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Claims of bullying and sexual harassment rock Sellafield nuclear facility

Daily Mail 26th April 2019 , Exposed: Britain’s largest nuclear power plant Sellafield is rocked by  claims of bullying and sexual harassment with female staff ‘routinely
propositioned by male bosses’  https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-6965179/Exposed-Britains-largest-nuclear-power-plant-rocked-claims-bullying-sexual-harassment.html

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The Iffy Foreign Engineers Responsible For Holtec Spent Nuclear Fuel Storage & Small Modular Reactors; Holtec Abuse Of H1B Visas; No Apparent Effort To Find-Recruit Talent — Mining Awareness +

Originally posted on Mining Awareness + : Founded by India’s Kris Singh, Holtec appears to have a virtual monopoly on the storage of high level nuclear waste, aka spent nuclear fuel, in the USA, and be rapidly gaining ground abroad. It is linked to both Trump and the Dem. Party through Holtec board member George Norcross III,…

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More Instances of Fraud and Mismanagement Over New Jersey Tax Incentives Surface in New Report (Holtec Nuclear & More) — Mining Awareness +

From ProPublica: https://www.propublica.org “More Instances of Fraud and Mismanagement Over New Jersey Tax Incentives Surface in New Report A hospital connected to New Jersey political boss George E. Norcross III lied to win state tax breaks, a new special task force report says. The report details several other new pieces of evidence of Norcross’ influence […]

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A Huge Tax Break Went to a Politically Connected Holtec International (Nuclear) in New Jersey Despite Red Flags — Mining Awareness +

From ProPublica: https://www.propublica.org: “A Huge Tax Break Went to a Politically Connected Company in New Jersey Despite Red Flags: Holtec International told New Jersey regulators that Ohio was competing for its new headquarters. But officials there stripped the firm of past tax awards for failing to create the jobs it promised. by Jeff Pillets and […]

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Council OKs Job Creation Tax Credit for Orrvilon [Holtec Manufacturing Facility in Ohio, 2010] — Mining Awareness +

From “The Daily Record“: “Council OKs job creation tax credit for Orrvilon Posted Jan 22, 2010 at 4:01 AM By PAUL LOCHER Staff Writer ORRVILLE — Orrvilon Inc. (formerly Holtec) will get a Job Creation Income Tax Credit as a result of action taken by City Council on Tuesday. Council voted on first reading to enter into a contract for […]

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Coal and gas on notice, as US big solar and battery deal stuns market — RenewEconomy

Los Angeles deal for 400MW solar + 400MW/800MWh battery plant set to lock in prices of under 2c/kWh for PV, $1.3c/kWh for stored power. The post Coal and gas on notice, as US big solar and battery deal stuns market appeared first on RenewEconomy.

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July 3 Energy News — geoharvey

Opinion: ¶ “Four Reasons Renewables Will Continue To Dominate Fossil Fuels” • Renewables will dominate energy markets in the US because of their economics, even without the support of policy, some analysts agree. To start with, as renewables gain more market share, fossil fuels are displaced, driving up their per-unit costs. But there is more. […]

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