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Johann Lamont challenged to clarify Trident stance as splits emerge in...

  By Martin Kelly  Scottish Labour leader Johann Lamont is facing calls to clarify her stance on the Trident nuclear weapons system following confirmation of a...

Baillie Trident jobs claim challenged by official MoD figures

  By a Newsnet reporter  Claims by Labour MSP Jackie Baillie that the Trident nuclear weapons system sustains 11,000 Scottish jobs have been called...

UK Government’s nuclear plans close to meltdown

  By a Newsnet reporter The UK Government's nuclear energy plans were left close to meltdown last night following news that a Franco-Chinese consortium...

Japanese government announces plans to ditch nuclear in favour of more...

  By Bob Duncan  The Japanese government has announced it plans to phase out nuclear power by 2030 and increase its renewable output, in...

Welsh Labour voices support for Trident as Lamont remains silent

By Andrew Barr Labour First Minister Carwyn Jones has said Wales is ready to become the new home of Britain’s weapons of mass destruction following...

Rising costs expose nuclear energy as costly white elephant

By Martin Kelly The spiralling costs of new nuclear energy have exposed the financial risks that pursuing a new generation of nuclear power...

Historic clean sweep for French President highlights weaknesses in UK energy...

By Bob Duncan Recently elected French President Francois Hollande tightened his grip on power yesterday as his anti-austerity Socialist party and its allies won...

UK Defence Secretary summoned to chamber to explain £1bn ‘obscene’ Trident...

By G.A.Ponsonby  UK Defence Secretary Philip Hammond has been summoned to the House of Commons by The Speaker in order to answer urgent questions...

Coalition nuclear policy dealt fresh blow as French company refuses to...

By Bob Duncan  UK government plans to build a new generation of nuclear power stations have been dealt another serious blow as EDF Energy...

Threat to Westminster nuclear plans as French constructor looks set to...

By a Newsnet reporter Doubts have been raised over the viability of the UK Government’s nuclear policy following claims that the French construction...