01. Mar. 2016
Belgian nuclear reactors: recent study confirms risks remain and reactors must be shut down.
The third study in a series on the Belgian nuclear reactors Doel 3 and Tihange 2 was commissioned from materials scientist Dr Ilse Tweer. It presents new information on flaws in the reactor pressure vessels and underlines that continued operation of the reactors would be irresponsible.
11. Mar. 2015
Today marks the 4th year anniversary of the Fukushima earthquake, tsunami and nuclear disaster. In Japan, the situation is far from being back to normal. The health impacts on the local population have increased and the impacts on the local economy are equally threatening. Despite this catastrophe, which shows once again that this energy source is far too dangerous and costly, some European governments and EU officials are still not bold enough to put an end to it: they continue to bow down to the nuclear lobby, agreeing to give them large direct and indirect subsidies...
11. Mar. 2014
Three years have gone since the accident at the Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear plant on 11th March 2011. Yet, the problems are very far from been solved and the neighborhoods are still bearing the scars of the earthquake and tsunami. Clearly, the world must learn lessons from the Fukushima catastrophe. The Greens demand that the EU turn its back to this dangerous and expensive energy source as quickly as possible and invest in renewable energy sources instead...