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Manila mulls nuclear power, bishop point to Fukushima and too many risks via AsiaNews.it

To meet energy needs, the government is considering nuclear power. The dossier awaits Duterte’s signature. Archbishop Alminaza: nuclear disasters “powerful and painful reminder” of the dangers related to technology. Focusing on renewables as a “cheaper and safer” source requires a … Continue reading

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Bataan nuke plant conversion likely: DOE via ABS/CBN News.com

MANILA, Philippines – The government is likely to convert the Bataan Nuclear Power Plant (BNPP) into a coal-fired power facility, said Energy Secretary Jose Rene Almendras. Almendras said initial study conducted by the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) is … Continue reading

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