Tuesday, August 28, 2007

Two nuclear plants to be built to supply oilsands projects

It didn't take long and of course they call it 'clean and safe' although it is neither if one considers the whole fuel cycle, including the unresolved problem of storing the waste.

Energy Alberta Corporation has chosen Peace River, Alta., as the site for its proposed $6.2 billion nuclear power plant. ... Energy Alberta says it plans to start with one twin unit that will produce 2,200 megawatts of electricity with a target start date in early 2017.

It seems that this is only the beginning and this is not good news.

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