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Barbara Young On nuclear power and the energy mix

'There is no point in being anywhere but on the fence on the nuclear energy issue, ' she says. 'What's important is that the lights stay on, that we get the environmental issues properly handled and that we don't lose out on alternative technologies.' Yet the waste issue cannot be ignored, says Young. 'We still have no long term solution to this and in spite of the fact that everyone is going on about new nuclear being less heavy on waste, the reality is that while it is less volume, ...

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