Buffy the nuke slayer

28 April 2005
Is nuclear power the answer to climate change? "Buffy", a senior insider, doesn't think so. Read Buffy's arguments in the rapidly heating forums of the openDemocracy debate on the politics of climate change.

Buffy thinks "it would be a mistake to base hoped-for UK leadership in climate change on such a problematic technology". For more on the political context, read this post in Hot Politics.

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