Nuclear monster continues to torment local family

Horizon continue to bully the Jones family of Caerdegog and have applied for compulsory powers to ascertain the suitability of their land for construction.

Horizon Nuclear Power (HNP) recently applied to Ofgem for Section D of their Electricity Generation Licence to be “switched on”. 1

Anti Nuclear Lecture Day and Action March in Thornbury, near Bristol - Sat 27 Nov

Via Indymedia UK:

Anti Nuclear Lecture Event in Thornbury , near Bristol

We have a lecture day planned on Saturday 27th November in Thornbury, nr Bristol and will also include a march against new nuclear. If you can make it for either the lectures or the march or both you will be welcome.

Event Date and Time: 
Sat, 27/11/2010 - 10:00am - 3:00pm

Stop the Great Nuclear Rip Off! Demo, 15 June, London

Demonstration outside the Nuclear Industry Forum, Westminster, London, Tuesday 15 June 2010

Event Date and Time: 
Tue, 15/06/2010 - 8:30am - 10:00am

The Nuclear Companies

EDF Energy bought British Energy to gain access to sites for nuclear new build. It subsequently sold a 20% stake to Centrica, better known to the public as Scottish Gas or British Gas. They aim to build new nuclear at Hinkley Point, Sizewell, Heysham, Hartlepool, and Bradwell.

German RWE, in Britain better known as RWE npower, bought sites at Kirksanton and Braystones in Cumbria for new nuclear. In addi­tion, RWE formed a joint-venture with another German utility com­pany, E.on, under the name Horizon Nuclear Power, to develop nuclear power at Wylfa and Oldbury.

Dinner welcome for nuclear cheerleaders

A small 90 minute demo was held outside a gala dinner for the nuclear industry on Tuesday (3 March) at the Park Lane Hotel in Mayfair, which (unelected) Business Secretary Peter Mandelson was due to speak at. Participants wearing white overalls, a gas mask and a construction helmet held up a banner reading "Green Solutions Not Nuclear Greenwash" and handed out flyers explaining why nuclear power is a false solution to climate change.

London Conference Protest Exposes Nuclear Greenwash

A group of nine anti-nuclear campaigners staged a two-hour protest outside the Nuclear New Build Conference in central London this morning in protest at industry attempts to paint nuclear power as a “green” technology and win public support for new nuclear reactors.

Green Solutions, Not Nuclear Greenwash! - Tue 26 Jan: Demonstrate at UK Nuclear New Build Conference, London

Guoman Charing Cross Hotel, The Strand, London WC2N 5HX (next to Charing Cross railway station)

Map / directions: http://tinyurl.com/GuomanMap

Nearest tube: Charing Cross / Embankment

Conference website: http://c5nuclear.com

Dress code (optional): White overalls and gas mask / paper mask

Event Date and Time: 
Tue, 26/01/2010 - 8:30am - 10:30am