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Push polling goes nuclear, backfires

Conservative parties in Australia believe that nuclear power is popular — based on biased push-polling. A Newspoll survey led to a page...

01.05.2024 20

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Jim Green

Peter Dutton’s nuclear power policy is a ‘suicide note’

Peter Dutton thinks the Coalition is on a winner by promoting nuclear power but unbiased opinion polls find that support for nuclear power in...

07.04.2024 7

Pearls and Irritations

Jim Green

Global hype about small nuclear reactors on the rise, despite cost overruns, cheaper renewables

Small modular reactors (SMRs) are defined as reactors with a capacity of 300 megawatts (MW) or less. “Modular” refers to the serial factory...

25.03.2024 10

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The latest nuclear power ‘renaissance’ is going in reverse

Nuclear power went backwards last year despite the hype about a new nuclear ‘renaissance’. Meanwhile, renewables enjoyed record growth for the...

26.01.2024 10

Pearls and Irritations

Jim Green

Vale Uncle Kevin Buzzacott, fierce advocate for his people and a nuclear free Australia

Arabunna Elder Uncle Kevin Buzzacott passed away in Alice Springs on November 29, 2023. A fierce advocate for his people and for a nuclear-free...

08.01.2024 8

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Jim Green

Small nuclear reactors: a history of failure

Dozens of ‘small modular reactor’ designs are being promoted but precious few will reach the construction stage and the likelihood of SMRs being...

30.11.2023 6

Pearls and Irritations

Jim Green

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