Nuclear waste

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‘Ignored for 70 years’: human rights group to investigate uranium contamination on Navajo Nation
Boost for advocates’ group is step further in decades-long fight against mining pollution

Cody Nelson

27, Oct, 2021 @10:20 AM

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Australia to receive UK nuclear waste shipment amid bitter dispute over national storage facility
Two-tonne load to be stored at Sydney’s Lucas Heights until national facility built in several years

Tory Shepherd

20, Oct, 2021 @4:30 PM

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Should Australia build nuclear power plants to combat the climate crisis?
Though renewable energy could meet 100% of demand by 2025, the nuclear option still looms over discussions on how to rapidly lower emissions. Is it worth it?

Royce Kurmelovs

12, Oct, 2021 @4:30 PM

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Bryan Skipp obituary
Other lives: Engineer, soil scientist and bon vivant

Peter Skipp

10, Sep, 2021 @4:07 PM

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Nuclear energy is key in fight for climate | Letter
Letter: Ignore the myths about nuclear power, writes Rob Loveday of Generation Atomic – it is an essential source of clean energy

Letters

31, Aug, 2021 @4:30 PM

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Nuclear energy is anything but clean | Letter
Letter: The nuclear power industry has successfully rebranded an appallingly toxic energy industry by never mentioning the terrible legacy of nuclear waste, writes Ann Denise Lanes

Letters

25, Aug, 2021 @5:06 PM

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‘A combination of failures:’ why 3.6m pounds of nuclear waste is buried on a popular California beach
The San Onofre nuclear power plant shut down years ago – but residents and experts worry what will happen with the waste left behind

Kate Mishkin

24, Aug, 2021 @10:00 AM

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If we want to fight the climate crisis, we must embrace nuclear power | Bhaskar Sunkara
A powerful form of clean energy already exists – and it is far more reliable than wind and solar

Bhaskar Sunkara

21, Jun, 2021 @10:18 AM

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Building Britain’s Biggest Nuclear Power Station review – so boring it’s a masterpiece!
There’s a scene more dull than watching paint dry ... and yet somehow, this BBC documentary on a new nuclear reactor is a staggering, bravura-filled feat

Stuart Jeffries

02, Jun, 2021 @9:00 PM

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Chinese nuclear firm told it must resolve Bradwell safety issues
Disposal of radioactive waste is one of six issues to be addressed before plant in Essex can go ahead

Jillian Ambrose Energy correspondent

11, Jan, 2021 @6:43 PM

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UK’s nuclear sites costing taxpayers ‘astronomical sums’, say MPs
Public accounts committee says ignorance, incompetence and weak oversight to blame

Damian Carrington Environment editor

27, Nov, 2020 @7:00 AM

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Phil Davies obituary
Other Lives: Anti-nuclear campaigner for Friends of the Earth and talented amateur musician

Jill Sutcliffe

19, Nov, 2020 @6:10 PM

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