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McCain's Nuclear Waste

March 4, 2008 Tuesday By David Corn : Mother Jones Washington Dispatch: How the Arizona senator doomed his own global warming legislation with billions in nuclear subsidies.

Cost for uranium plant rises to $3.5 billion

Wednesday, February 27, 2008 Associated Press Piketon, Ohio- The company building a proposed uranium-enrichment plant in southern Ohio said the project's cost has jumped to $3.5 billion, more than ... read more

Will U.S. become world's nuclear-waste dump?

Critics say a plan to import up to 20,000 tons of low-level waste from Italy, the biggest import ever, could lead to even larger flows. By Mark Clayton | Staff writer of The Christian Science ... read more

Did Turkey Point Again Take Florida to the Radioactive Brink?

By Harvey Wasserman  As many as two million Floridians were blacked out yesterday by a series of grid malfunctions that forced shut two atomic reactors south of Miami and ... read more

Nuclear Is Not the Right Alternative Energy Source

Published on Tuesday, February 26, 2008 by The Dallas Morning News Nuclear Is Not the Right Alternative Energy Source New plants are risky, costly and unnecessary by Arjun Makhijani Luminant ... read more

How Swing State Ohio Got Nuked

By Harvey Wasserman Ohio is poised to do its thing as the ultimate swing state.  On March 4 it may, along with Texas, choose the Democratic presidential nominee. Tragically, the candidates will ... read more


February 23, 2008 Move Over, Oil, There’s Money in Texas Wind By CLIFFORD KRAUSS - The New York Times SWEETWATER, Tex. — The wind turbines that recently went up on Louis Brooks’s ranch are ... read more