Videos,Chernobyl and Fukushima disasters: Radiating the People – Fukushima’s Cancer Legacy and Fukushima out of control January-2014

Worrying new claims say childhood cancer cluster has developed around Fukushima radiation zone The Journeyman Weekly: 5 stories every Monday showcasing the best investigative reports from around the world. For download’s and more information visit: http://www.journeyman.tv/?lid=66173&a… It’s what post-Fukushima Japan fears the most; cancer. Amid allegations of government secrecy, worrying new claims say a cancer…

Video: Documentary covering Fukushima, Chernobyl, and alternative nuclear power generation including Thorium. BBC Horizon.

Documentary covering Fukushima, Chernobyl, and alternative nuclear power generation including Thorium. BBC Horizon. Broadcast 14 september 2011 Length 57 minutes 25 seconds Six months after the explosions at the Fukushima nuclear plant and the release of radiation there, Professor Jim Al-Khalili sets out to discover whether nuclear power is safe. He begins in Japan, where…

Read the story of the German village ‘Feldheim’ which become a mecca for town planners keen to develop their own green technologies by Tony Paterson at The Independent UK

  Feldheim: A hamlet swept by the winds of change  Does the German village hold the key to a nuclear-free future? Tony Paterson reports from a backwater at the heart of a global debate ***** VIEW GALLERY   “snip” Feldheim has become a mecca for European mayors and town planners keen to develop their own…

Japan: Indie Music Rocks the Nukes – Global Voices Text and Videos

This page is part of our special coverage Japan Earthquake 2011. With a spreading nuclear crisis and related issues such as radiation fears, new energy policies on the horizon and an uncertain future for the operating reactors, Japanese netizens have started a revival of music videos with a clear anti-nuclear message. Below is a ‘hit…

German nuclear shutdown sets global example: Merkel – Expatica com News

Chancellor Angela Merkel said Germany could serve as a global trailblazer with its decision Monday to phase out nuclear power by 2022 in favour of renewable energy sources. Merkel said the “fundamental” rethink of energy policy in the world’s number four economy, which was prompted by the disaster in March at Japan’s Fukushima plant, opened…

Nikolaus Schneider: “Nuclear Technology Is Not Human-Compatible” – EKD News

EKD Council chair’s sermon on the ZDF televised worship service in Hamburg Präses Nikolaus Schneider, the chair of the Council of the Evangelical Church in Germany (EKD), in his sermon today, Sunday, on the ZDF televised worship service from Christ Church in Hamburg-Eimsbüttel, referring to the earthquake and nuclear disaster in Japan, spoke about the…

The Era of Nuclear Energy is Over – Dr.Heinrich Bonnenberg at Atlantic Community org

 Heinrich Bonnenberg: The energy industry and politicians valued profitability over safety. They built unsafe nuclear power plants with light water reactors based on a faulty design meant only for submarines. Due to the disaster in Fukushima, people have lost confidence in all nuclear energy technologies, including the safe very high-temperature reactor (HTR). Fukushima unyieldingly shows…

‘We Are Looting the Past and Future to Feed the Present’ – German climate scientist Hans Joachim Schellnhuber talks to SPIEGEL

By Katrin Elger and Christian Schwägerl   REUTERS A doctor screens a Japanese child from Fukushima prefecture for signs of radiation. Leading German climate scientist Hans Joachim Schellnhuber talks to SPIEGEL about the lessons of the Fukushima disaster, the future of nuclear energy in Germany and why our society needs to be transformed. “We consume…

USA: Nuclear Nightmare – by Ralph Nader at CommonDreams.org

The unfolding multiple nuclear reactor catastrophe in Japan is prompting overdue attention to the 104 nuclear plants in the United States—many of them aging, many of them near earthquake faults, some on the west coast exposed to potential tsunamis.   Nuclear power plants boil water to produce steam to turn turbines that generate electricity. Nuclear…

Complete information on World Nuclear Power Today

Source: World Nuclear Org ***** Nuclear generation began more than 50 years ago and now generates as much global electricity as was produced then by all sources. Some two-thirds of world population lives in nations where nuclear power plants are an integral part of electricity production and industrial infrastructures. Half the world’s people live in…