Things aren't looking too radiant for the uranium industry and its assorted spruikers -- including the George Monbiot types on the left who think nukes are the only solution to climate change. The new Flamanville nuclear reactor that has been under construction for years at the very northwestern tip of France is facing new delays and higher costs. 

We've been reporting on delays and cost blowouts at Flamanville for nearly nine years so the news of more isn't especially surprising.