Nuclear power


Opinion: Nuclear power

Tuesday, 6 March 2012

One year on from the Fukushima disaster, G ponders – should we go with nuclear power or stay well away?


Opinion: Nuclear power

Monday, 29 August 2011

It’s been a hotly debated topic in Australia for a while, given a push toward cleaner energy, and hit the headlines again on the back of the recent Fukushima nuclear crisis in Japan. So we put it to two Aussie experts; should we consider nuclear for our country’s energy future?


Nuclear energy and climate change: the debate continues

Friday, 12 November 2010

Even some environmentalists are now saying that nuclear energy might be needed to stop climate change. But it's not that straight forward. Besides costing a lot of money, there are issues about proliferation and waste. Nuclear might not be the answer...

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Climate change and the politics of nuclear power

Friday, 24 July 2009

Nuclear power is back on the political agenda, with companies like Rio Tinto pushing the Government to make a decision by 2020, and Resources Minister Martin Ferguson saying we shouldn't rule it out.

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