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Nukenomics - No Longer Add Up

November 1, 2008 - by Brittany Schell WASHINGTON - Nuclear power is a risky source of energy that comes with many hidden costs, said an environmental analyst and long-time leader in ... read more

Is Nuclear Power Green?

October 30, 2008 Rachel's Democracy & Health News #983 By Peter Montague We are told that nuclear power is about to achieve a "green renaissance," "clean coal" is just ... read more

The Flawed Economics of Nuclear Power

October 28, 2008 Copyright © 2008 Earth Policy Institute Lester R. Brown Over the last few years the nuclear industry has used concerns about climate change to argue for a nuclear revival.

Florida Rail Service to Run on Biodiesel

October 31, 2008 By CLIFFORD KRAUSS A Florida commuter rail service will move passengers using palm and soy oil-based biodiesel. Biodiesel is making commuter rail traffic in south Florida a ... read more

Solar Gold Rush is Spreading from CA to NJ

(commentary) October 30, 2008 Dara Colwell Solar power is exploding in America, particularly in California.

Swedish Nuclear Plant Posted Cleaners as Guards

October 30, 2008 The Associated Press By LOUISE NORDSTROM, Associated Press Writer Managers of an atomic power plant in Sweden used janitors to guard the facility when the alarm system was ... read more

Feds Switches General Contractor at Yucca Mountain

October 30, 2008 LAS VEGAS (The Associated Press) The federal government is switching the main contractor for the Yucca Mountain nuclear waste project.