27 Apr '11, 2am

Nobel Laureates Tell World Leaders: No Nukes: photo: Photo credit: e pants via Flickr/Creati... th.bp #green #USRC

Nobel Laureates Tell World Leaders: No Nukes: photo: Photo credit: e pants via Flickr/Creati... th.bp #green #USRC

"On the twenty-fifth anniversary of the Chernobyl nuclear disaster in Ukraine--and more than two months after the massive earthquake and tsunami that devastated Japan--we the undersigned Nobel Peace Laureates ask you to invest in a safer and more peaceful future by committing to renewable energy sources. It is time to recognize that nuclear power is not a clean, safe or affordable source of energy. We are deeply disturbed that the lives of people in Japan are being endangered by nuclear radiation in the air, in the water and in the food as a result of the breakdown at the Fukushima nuclear plant. We firmly believe that if the world phases out its current use of nuclear power, future generations of people everywhere--and the Japanese people who have already suffered too much--will live in greater peace and security."

Full article: http://www.treehugger.com/files/2011/04/nobel-laureates-n...

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