Ontario Unveils $12.8 B Darlington Nuclear Refurbishment
"Work to begin in October with all 4 reactors revamped by 2026. 'Proceeding with the refurbishment at Darlington will ensure that nuclear continues to be Ontario's single largest source of power,' said Energy Minister Bob Chiarelli
'Refurbishing Darlington is an investment in Ontario,' said OPG president and CEO Jeffrey Lyash. 'It's good for the customers, it's good for the economy and it's good for the environment.
Greenpeace Canada is concerned about possible accidents at nuclear generating stations and says refurbishing the aging reactors at Darlington is not worth the risk..."
Nuclear Radiation, Kierkegaard and the Philosophy of Denial - by Chris Busby
"Kierkegaard said of belief that it becomes stronger the more impossible and threatened it is. And this seems to be rapidly becoming true in the case of nuclear energy. The torture imposed on logic, reason and observational data by the advocates of nuclear power has now reached the level of clinical psychosis.
A psychosis is a thought disorder in which reality testing is grossly impaired. There is so much evidence that nuclear power kills, causes cancer, mutates populations, reduces fertility and kills babies, that only a mad person would continue with the belief that it is a good thing and should be pursued no matter what the cost in money and death..."