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Nuclear power advocates are running out of fuel

Nuclear power advocates are running out of fuel

Advocates for nuclear energy will tell you that the greenies are holding back project viability, but say nothing about obsolete technology.

Three years on from Fukushima, nuclear power has some new allies

Three years on from Fukushima, nuclear power has some new allies

Japan has reinvested in nuclear power, even though the Fukushima power plant is still not safe. Freelance journalist David Donaldson says developing nations are just getting started with nuclear.

Nuclear power costs are going up and up, Minister, not down

Nuclear power costs are going up and up, Minister, not down

Contrary to what radioactive Minister Martin Ferguson might claim, the already high costs of nuclear power are growing higher amid delays and safety concerns.

BHP and the new maths of nuclear reactors

BHP and the new maths of nuclear reactors

BHP is charging ahead with its Olympic Dam project despite the worldwide pause on nuclear power caused by Fukushima.

Crikey Says

Crikey Says

John Howard has talked up the prospects of an Australian nuclear power industry through much of the year. We might have as many as 25 reactors in Australia, he said, as recently as September 28. And then he stopped...