Andy Blowers, Chair of BANNG, ponders the long time-scales of the Bradwell project in the December 2018 column for Regional Life. Have you ever thought that nuclear energy and new nuclear power stations in particular are a waste of time? By this I mean that they take so long to build, so long in operation and so long to clean up that time and resources are wasted which could be more productively, safely and economically spent on other ways of producing electricity. There is no time to waste in opposing the building of these gigantic stations, which will create highly radioactive waste posing risks for evermore. Who knows what conditions will be like in the far future when the generations to come will be left with an unimaginable and unmanageable problem?
BANNG 13th Dec 2018 read more »