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Hinkley row exposes flaws in planning reform


Not unthinkable and not massive - Assuming nuclear 10 gigawatts of new build does go ahead then the additional nuclear waste produced over 60 years of operation would be equivalent to 10% of the existing inventory. Disposal of radioactive waste is a political problem not a technical problem.

Posted date

9 March, 2012

Posted time

1:05 pm