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Nuclear nightmare

Issue No. 1683

Nuclear nightmare

NUCLEAR plants dotted around Britain's coast could become lethal with rising sea levels brought by global warming. Nuclear engineer John Large says, "This is a catastrophe waiting to happen. Over the next 100 years there will be sea rises and no one has prepared." All but one of Britain's nuclear plants is on the coast. Global warming means sea levels could rise by up to 60 centimetres during the next 50 years.


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Sat 12 Feb 2000, 00:00 GMT
Issue No. 1683
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