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…

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…

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…

Germany:Thousands protest against nuclear energy

Source: The Local ***** Tens of thousands demonstrated in Berlin on Saturday against the government’s proposal to extend the life of Germany’s nuclear power plants for another decade or more. Waving banners and balloons marked with the slogans of the anti-nuclear movement, they turned out in force to protest outside Chancellor Angela Merkel’s offices. The…