Saturday, 5 December 2020

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£1m a year bid to find UK site for nuclear waste disposal

LONDON: The UK government has launched a public consultation today to help it decide where to develop a new radioactive waste storage site, offering communities up to £1m a year to host the facility. A so-called geological disposal facility would involve placing radioactive waste created by Britain’s nuclear plants at ...

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Radioactive traces detected across Europe

PARIS: A radioactive cloud of pollution that spread across Europe in September and October likely originated in Russia, or possibly Kazakhstan, French nuclear authorities believe. The potential nuclear accident that launched the cloud most likely took place between the Volga river and the Ural Mountains in the last week of September, IRSN said. ...

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