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SNP energy spokesman Mike Weir – Nuclear power? No thanks.

The Scottish National Party is resolutely opposed to the establishment of new nuclear power stations in Scotland. We do not believe that we need them and that they pose unacceptable risks to the environment. Scotland has been blessed twice over in the energy stakes – we have North Sea oil which would have made us… Read more »

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A checklist for Britain’s nuclear policy by Peter Luff MP

The trade and industry committee published its report on nuclear power, called ‘New Nuclear? Examining the Issues’, on July 10th – just a day before the publication of the government’s energy review. Not seeking to give a simple ‘yes’ or ‘no’ to new nuclear power stations, the report is rather a checklist of the major… Read more »