Nuclear Power

Andrea Germanos, staff writer
Grand Canyon
"It's despicable to risk irreversible harm to spectacular wild places by propping up uranium companies that can't compete in global markets."
Andrea Germanos & Jon Queally, staff writers
The Three Mile Island Nuclear Plant is seen in the early morning hours March 28, 2011 in Middletown, Pennsylvania. (Photo: Jeff Fusco/Getty Images)
"The nuclear industry begged for a bailout last fall and is now using...
Andrea Germanos, staff writer
Storage tanks for radioactive water stand at Tokyo Electric Power Co.'s (Tepco) Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear power plant on January 29, 2020 in Okuma, Fukushima Prefecture, Japan.
The Japanese government told embassy officials from nearly two dozen countries...

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On the eve of the anniversary of the Fukushima disaster and amidst widespread protests against (clearly insane) government attempts to reopen nuclear plants, a new survey shows almost all Japanese fear and oppose nuclear power: An astounding 95% are worried about the current decontamination process and ongoing leaks; 87% are scared of another disaster; 80% want to scrap some or all existing reactors. Japan's Prime Minister has said he wants to restart reactors "confirmed safe...while winning...