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European Pressurised Reactor at Flamanville: nuclear is expensive and it doesn’t work.

France Culture 14th Feb 2020, EPR: nuclear is expensive and it doesn’t work. A kind of modern replica of the Danaïdes barrel, the EPR at Flamanville, in the Manche department, is once again being talked about: between construction delays (delivery scheduled for 2010, “potentially promised” now in 2022) and additional costs ( estimated three billion, we would exceed 12 billion today), is there ultimately a future for what was sold in the late 90s (1998-2000) as
the new wonder of the genre?

https://www.franceculture.fr/emissions/superfail/superfail-du-lundi-4-novembre-lepr-le-nucleaire-cest-cher-et-ca-ne-fonctionne-pas

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February 18, 2020 - Posted by | business and costs, France, politics

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