07 Oct '11, 11am

Caroline Flint bags shadow energy and climate change post via @businessgreen

Congratulations to Caroline Flint. We hope she will acturgently to change Labour's current policy of supporting new nuclear build in the UK. Poisonous radioactive gases have been causing premature deaths and chronic ill health for the past 45 years. Decommissioning has brought new ways of contaminating farmland produce in Somerset.Nuclear operators are lying when the claim that public safety is their priority; it is not and never has been. Their priority is bullying government ministers into subsidising this silly, outdated and lethal industry. DECC's own figures show the UK will supply all its electricity from non-nuclear sources by 2020. Legacy waste is costing the taxpayer £100 billion. Nuclear is not low carbon; 98% of gas discharges from the AGR reactors is carbon dioxide. Why then is the government paying EDF £1billion carbon credit? If Labour wants to attract voters...

Full article: http://www.businessgreen.com/bg/news/2115505/caroline-fli...

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