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Tag: nuclear

The Life and Death of nuclear power plants

By Peter Rowberry with additional reporting by Newsroom It seems that the policy to build new nuclear power stations...

Scotland’s oil and gas legacies are building blocks to our vast...

By Russell Bruce Scotland's offshore energy industries are a major part of the...
Chapelcross nuclear power station, Annan partially demolished Photograph NDA

Nuclear Decommissioning: Chapelcross a timeline

By Russell Bruce Following on from a previous article on Hunterston B which was shut down last Friday I...
Hunterston nuclear - end of an era

End of an era as Hunterston B decommissions

By Russell Bruce It is not often there is a nuclear energy story that is a cause for celebration....
Scotland powers GB nationa England and Wales

Power Scotland: Powering GB

By Russell Bruce At 6.00 pm on Saturday 1st January Scotland generated 98.7% of its electricity requirement and was...

How is the world doing using less fossil fuels?

By Russell Bruce Not very well is the conclusion of the Newsnet team having looked at where and for...

Tory MEP compares wind generators to banking collapse

  By a Newsnet reporter  A Scottish Conservative MEP has claimed that funding wind generators will result in similar losses to that which was...

NATO: Unionist nuclear attacks undermined by Spanish precedent

  By a Newsnet reporter Claims that an independent Scotland would be prevented from joining NATO if it insisted on the removal of the...

Treasury admits £16 billion ‘mistake’ in nuclear decommissioning costs

  By Martin Kelly  The UK government has been accused of "failing to keep its word" after an official document revealed that the cost...

Westminster signals U-turn over Trident independence contingency plans

  By Martin Kelly  The SNP has welcomed what it claims is a "U-turn" in UK government policy regarding a contingency plan for nuclear...