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Jackson Browne Nails Nuke Power on Colbert

By Harvey Wasserman Singer-songwriter Jackson Browne nailed the nuclear power industry on the Colbert Show Tuesday, September 23.  Browne is in New York touring for his new album "Time the ... read more

Nuke Power Liabilities Dwarf Bush’s Bailout

  By Harvey Wasserman  As you read this, nuclear power liabilities embraced by the federal government could be making small radioactive potatoes of the mere hundreds of billions George W. Bush ... read more

Brazil plans to build dozens of nuclear plants

September 12, 2008 - The Associated Press - Brazil  Brazil plans to build 50 to 60 nuclear power plants in the next half-century, the nation's top energy official said Friday, as a olitical crisis ... read more

The Senate's 'Drill Drill Drill' Bill Hides Nuke Power Mega-Theft

September 18, 2008 - www.CommonDreams.org By Harvey Wasserman The McCain/Palin push for endless oil drilling is being used as a smokescreen to gouge a half-trillion or more taxpayer dollars in ... read more

Building nukes may push TVA debt limit

September 17, 2008 - Associated Press CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. The Tennessee Valley Authority's $30 billion debt limit could be strained if the federal utility decides to build more nuclear plants.  TVA's ... read more

No More Bombs But Work Aplenty

September 11, 2008 - New York Times By WILLIAM YARDLEY  RICHLAND, Wash. - When the bombs were dropped and World War II came to a sudden atomic conclusion far across the Pacific, at last it could be ... read more

McCain Nuclear Energy Revival May Cost $315 Billion

Sept. 11, 2008 - Bloomberg by Elliot Blair Smith John McCain's plan to revive the U.S. nuclear power industry with 45 new reactors may cost $315 billion, with taxpayers bearing much of the financial ... read more