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India must raise concerns at the IAEA over Japan’s plan to release Fukushima water into the sea

India must raise concerns at the IAEA over Japan’s plan to release Fukushima water into the sea

DiaNuke Originals, Fukushima November 22, 2020 at 7:47 am 1 comment

An open letter from Dr. EAS Sarma, former Union Power Secretary: To, Shri Rajiv Gauba Cabinet Secretary Govt of India Dear Shri Gauba, Please see my letter dated 17-10-2020 addressed to Mr. Rafael Mariano Grossi Director General, International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) expressing my concerns about Japan’s decision to releaseRead More

Release of Fukushima’s radioactive water into sea will harm entire Asia’s coasts: Indian experts

Release of Fukushima’s radioactive water into sea will harm entire Asia’s coasts: Indian experts

Latest November 22, 2020 at 7:38 am 0 comments

The contaminants of the massive quantities of nuclear water will include radioactive isotopes such as cesium, tritium, cobalt and carbon-12 and may take from 12 to 30 years to decay.

Nuclear or Renewable – What Fights Climate Change Better?: Read Benjamin K Sovacool’s Analysis

Nuclear or Renewable – What Fights Climate Change Better?: Read Benjamin K Sovacool’s Analysis

Climate Change and Nuclear Power October 9, 2020 at 11:08 pm 0 comments

In an attempt to negotiate these contending positions, a frequent mantra is that energy strategies should “do everything” in order to address the climate emergency. But – as a number of commentators have noted (for example, here and here) – this would actually be a highly irrational course of action.

Where “doing everything” involves making investments that are slower or less cost effective, which divert resources away from preferable options, or which in some other way impede them, the result would be potentially disastrous for carbon emissions mitigation.

CAG Must Evaluate Costs and Risks of the Nuclear Plants India is Importing: Former Power Secretary’s Letter

CAG Must Evaluate Costs and Risks of the Nuclear Plants India is Importing: Former Power Secretary’s Letter

Latest July 17, 2020 at 6:21 am 0 comments

Dr. E A S Sarma Former Union Power Secretary, Govt of India Know more about Dr. Sarma HERE. To Shri Rajiv Mehrishi CAG Dear Shri Mehrishi, Please refer to my letter dated 28-2-2020 (enclosed) on the costs, the risks and the safety of nuclear power technology including the ambitious proposalRead More