Archive for June 17th, 2011

17/06/2011

‘Nuclear Banks, No Thanks!’

U.S. Three Mile Island nuclear power plant, scenario of 1979 nuclear accident | Wikimedia Commons

HUMAN WRONGS WATCH

Nuclear power is not only the most controversial and dangerous form of energy generation, it is also one of the most expensive, Greenpeace International reports.

Until now, little was known about banks’ contributions to the nuclear sector. While most large commercial banks provide figures on their annual investments into renewable energy, they prefer to keep the billions of euros they pour into the nuclear industry secret.

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