Ireland’s Bid To Shut UK Nuclear Plant Stalled

“BRUSSELS – Ireland’s bid to force Britain to shut down a nuclear fuel plant suffered a setback on Wednesday after a European Court advisor said it should not have taken the case to a United Nations tribunal.
Ireland says radioactive waste from the Sellafield fuel plant, built in northwestern Britain in the 1990s to loud objections from environmentalists, is polluting the Irish Sea and brought the case to a tribunal under a UN maritime law.”
Planet Ark: Ireland’s Bid To Shut UK Nuclear Plant Stalled

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