[Machine Translation] In recent weeks, during the presidential campaign, the media buzz surrounding nuclear power is in full swing. France Inter, in a remarkable documentary, shows the degree of complicity between Areva and EDF, and therefore their leaders, in an attempt to mask the potentially serious defects of the consequences of the Creusot forge. These defects concern not only the Flamanville reactor vessel, but also a myriad of sensitive equipment that today equips our power stations. Fessenheim is at the forefront of this affair. The Nuclear Safety Authority (NSA) has imposed for an indefinite period the shutdown of reactor n ° 2 in Fessenheim since 13 June because a steam generator (a vital element for the safety of the reactor) Compliance with the required safety standards.
Alternatives Economiques 14th April 2017 read more »
[Machine Translation] Narbonne: the collective “Stop Uranium” stops a train loaded with uranium tetrafluoride that has just left the site Areva de Malvési. On Saturday, April 15, shortly before 10 am, some 20 activists from the collective “Stop UraNium” invested the rails of the railway track along the entrance of Narbonne at the height of the avenue Anatole-France. Their target: a train leaving the Areva site of Malvési, pulling a dozen cars loaded with uranium tetrafluoride leaving for Pierrelatte.
L’independent 15th April 2017 read more »