Hooray for Nuclear Power

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Kim O'Hara
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Re: Hooray for Nuclear Power

Post by Kim O'Hara » Fri Oct 04, 2019 4:21 am

Oh, dear, we have a shellenberger infestation!
We might be okay, though - Noel Wauchope is onto it -
LAST WEEK, The Australian excelled itself in uncritically regurgitating nuclear lobby propaganda in the article, 'Nuclear the "only option" to replace coal and gas: Michael Shellenberger'.

To start with, they describe Shellenberger as 'one of the world’s leading new-generation environmental thinkers'. Well, that is sort of, a bit, right. Shellenberger is well known as the founder in 2003, with Ted Nordhaus, of The Breakthrough Institute — a nuclear front group dedicated to promoting “new generation” nuclear reactors. He is not a new generation environmentalist, as his focus is solely on the nuclear industry. ...
https://independentaustralia.net/enviro ... Q.facebook



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