An electricity mix based on “very high shares of renewable energies” is technically possible, according to the conclusions of a still non-public study by the IEA and RTE, to which Context had access. Parallel to the work carried out by the State to build new nuclear reactors, the report worries the industry.
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A study by Criirad, an independent laboratory, shows that radioactive releases from the Golfech nuclear power plant accumulate downstream in the Garonne. The presence of tritium or carbon 14 in aquatic plants remains below regulatory standards. For environmental protection associations, the accumulation of this radioactive waste, whose longevity is important, poses a problem.
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At the heart of Franco-Algerian memory: the fight against those irradiated from the Sahara. This January 20, historian Benjamin Stora submits to the President of the Republic, Emmanuel Macron, his report on Franco-Algerian memory. The nuclear tests carried out until 1966 in the Sahara are one of the disputes between the two countries. Investigation.
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