15:01 GMT 03.09.2015
French Nuclear Nightmare Sends Shockwaves Through Europe
The CEO of French energy giant EDF, Jean-Bernard Levy, has announced a further postponement of the commissioning of the gigantic new nuclear power station at Flamanville in northern France and admitted the price has more than tripled.
13:05 GMT 29.07.2015
Report Warns of Huge Risks in German Nuclear Decommissioning Costs
Four years after Germany took the sudden decision to phase out nuclear energy production in the wake of the Fukushima disaster, a new report commissioned by the Green Party warns that the sheer costs of decommissioning are a huge risk to the country.
11:14 GMT 08.07.2015
French President Holds Nuclear Crisis Talks
French President Francois Hollande is to chair a crisis meeting with cabinet ministers including Finance Minister Michel Sapin, Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius and Energy Minister Segolene Royal to discuss the country’s nuclear industry.
11:43 GMT 24.06.2015
UK's Nuclear Plans Hit a Snag as Austria Vows Legal Challenge
Britain's plans to construct the proposed Hinkley Point nuclear power plant have hit another hurdle after Austrian officials said they would officially lodge a legal complaint to the EU against state subsidies being used for the project.
11:19 GMT 17.06.2015
German Lawmakers Call for End to Subsidies as Nuclear Failures Continue
Lawmakers in Germany said that an EU agreement for a $25 billion state subsidy by the UK to build a nuclear power station is illegal and should be annulled, in another twist in Europe's nuclear energy farce.