News reports arising from "Legal bid to halt nuclear construction"

News reports arising from news release "LEGAL BID TO HALT NUCLEAR CONSTRUCTION":
  • Commission looks at state aid complaints in UK (Europolitics, 2012-03-14).
  • Getting to 'yes' on the UK EPR (Independent Nuclear News, March 2012). p 5: "Also sceptical of the 'no subsidies' claims is a group that includes anti-nuclear campaign organisations from the UK, Germany and France, individual UK members of Parliament, solar energy supporters and other individual environmental activists and climate change campaigners. Together with the UK's Energy Fair campaign group, they filed a formal complaint in December with the European Commission alleging that the EMR would constitute unlawful state aid and is illegal under EU state aid rules. The same complaint also alleges that some existing state support, such as, for example, caps on liability for nuclear power plant operators, also constitutes illegal state aid. A spokesman for the European Commission's Competition Directorate told i-NUCLEAR Monthly that the Commission was still investigating the allegations put forward by the Energy Fair-led group in December."
  • Greenpeace: 'wins' and 'black holes' from EU nuclear stress tests (EurActiv, 2012-02-16, interview with Jan Haverkamp). A British group of energy experts called Energy Fair recently submitted a complaint about nuclear subsidies to the European Commission, asking for them to be removed on the grounds that they create unfair competition for renewables. How do you assess their move and chances of success? ...

  • Campaigners say no to nuclear new build at Hinkley Point (The Ecologist, 2012-02-15). The decisions on nuclear are being challenged - Energy Fair have put in a complaint to the European competition commission which, if upheld, will see an end to nuclear new build in the UK and also the rest of the EU.

  • Legal bid to halt nuclear construction (Envirolib, 2012-02-11).
  • Legal bid to halt nuclear construction (WISE Nuclear Monitor 741, 2012-02-03).

  • EC receives complaint about nuclear subsidies in UK (Platts Nucleonics Week 53, 2012-02-02, scroll down to pp 7-9; This is copyrighted material and is posted here with kind permission from Platts).
  • Formal complaint against UK nuclear subsidies submitted to European Commission (Practical Law Company, 2012-01-30).

  • Green groups challenge UK nuclear subsidies (Nuclear Engineering International, 2012-01-30).

  • Legal bid to halt nuclear construction (Green (Living) Review, 2012-01-27).
  • Nuclear chief: ‘No substance’ to EU legal allegations (Energy Live News, 2012-01-27).

  • Green groups challenge UK nuclear subsidies (Modern Power Systems, 2012-01-26).
  • Subsidies complaint could stop new nuclear reactor builds (Power Engineering International, 2012-01-26).

  • EC receives nuclear ‘subsidies’ complaint (Nuclear Energy Insider, 2012-01-25).
  • Anti-nuclear campaigners submit complaint to European Commission (Collingwood, 2012-01-25).
  • Environmental campaigners protest to European Commission about chief 'subsidies' (Wifismartmeters.com, 2012-01-25).

  • Future European nuclear reactors in doubt after subsidy complaint (Enformable, 2012-01-24).
  • Legal efforts to put a halt to halt nuclear construction (Green Pepper, 2012-01-24).

  • Lawyers send complaint to European Commission about subsidies for nuclear power (No2NuclearPower, 2012-01-24).

  • Complaint about nuclear subsidies may prevent new reactor builds (Link2, 2012-01-24).

  • Campaigners mount bid to outlaw nuclear subsidies (Leaders Vision, 2012-01-24).

  • Environmental campaigners complain to European Commission about nuclear 'subsidies' (Out-Law.com, 2012-01-24).

  • Complaint about nuclear subsidies may prevent new reactor builds (Energy & Environmental Management, 2012-01-24).

  • Campaigners mount bid to outlaw nuclear subsidies (EurActiv, 2012-01-24). See also Des militants portent plainte pour supprimer les subventions au nucléaire (EurActiv, 2012-01-24); Eceee News.

  • Legal bid to halt nuclear construction (ResponseSource, 2012-01-23).

  • Legal bid to halt nuclear construction (EIN Presswire, 2012-01-23).
  • Legal bid to put halt to construction of nuclear power plants (That's Green, 2012-01-23).

  • Legal bid to halt nuclear construction (Community Innovation, 2012-01-23).

  • Legal bid to halt nuclear construction (EnergyVortex.com, 2012-01-23).

  • Legal bid to halt nuclear construction (WORLD-GENERATION, 2012-01-23).

  • Legal bid to halt nuclear construction (Top-Alternative-Energy-Sources.com, 2012-01-23).

  • Legal bid to halt nuclear construction (Wallstree Online, 2012-01-23).

  • Legal bid to halt nuclear construction (WebIndia123.com, 2012-01-23).

  • Legal bid to halt nuclear construction (WFMZ TV, 2012-01-23).
  • Legal bid to halt nuclear construction (South Oil, 2012-01-23).

  • Legal bid to halt nuclear construction (Renewable Energy News Today, 2012-01-23).
  • Legal bid to halt nuclear construction (Oil & Gas Industry Today, 2012-01-23).

  • Legal bid to halt nuclear construction (Nuclear Power News Today, 2012-01-23).
  • Legal bid to halt nuclear construction (Natural Gas Industry Today, 2012-01-23).

  • Legal bid to halt nuclear construction (globalinvestor.com, 2012-01-23).
  • Legal bid to halt nuclear construction (Myiris News, 2012-01-23).

  • Legal bid to halt nuclear construction (moneycontrol.com, 2012-01-23).

  • Legal bid to halt nuclear construction (Manchester Matters, 2012-01-23).

  • Legal bid to halt nuclear construction (GlobeSt.com, 2012-01-23).

  • Legal bid to halt nuclear construction (Globeez.com, 2012-01-23).

  • Legal bid to halt nuclear construction (InvestorPoint.com, 2012-01-23).

  • Legal bid to halt nuclear construction (L'ItaloEuropeo, 2012-01-23).

  • Legal bid to halt nuclear construction (India Infoline, 2012-01-23).
  • Legal bid to halt nuclear construction (EMSF-Lisbon, 2012-01-23).

  • Legal bid to halt nuclear construction (Energy Industry Today, 2012-01-23).
  • Legal bid to halt nuclear construction (Flintrock Resources, 2012-01-23).

  • Legal bid to halt nuclear construction (FinanzNachrichten.de, 2012-01-23).

  • Legal bid to halt nuclear construction (European Business Express, 2012-01-23).

  • Legal bid to halt nuclear construction (Environmental Expert, 2012-01-23).

  • Legal bid to halt nuclear construction (Energy News Reports, 2012-01-23).

  • Legal bid to halt nuclear construction (Electric Power News Today, 2012-01-23).

  • Legal bid to halt nuclear construction (Electric Light & Power, 2012-01-23).

  • Legal bid to halt nuclear construction (Edinburgh Days Out, 2012-01-23).

  • Legal bid to halt nuclear construction (Distinctively Diva, 2012-01-23).
  • Legal bid to halt nuclear construction (The Daily Energy Report, 2012-01-23).

  • Legal bid to halt nuclear construction (Construction News, 2012-01-23).
  • Legal bid to halt nuclear construction (CircAziende.it, 2012-01-23).

  • Legal bid to halt nuclear construction (Bolsamania, 2012-01-23).
  • Legal bd to halt nuclear construction (Automotive Industries, 2012-01-23).
  • Legal bid to halt nuclear construction (Association of Energy Engineers, 2012-01-23).

  • Legal bid to halt nuclear construction (AlipesNews, 2012-01-23).
  • Legal bid to halt nuclear construction (A24Media, 2012-01-23).
  • Legal bid lodged to block nuclear power development (New Civil Engineer, 2012-01-23).

  • Legal challenge threatens UK’s new nuclear plans (JunkScience.com, 2012-01-23).

  • Lawyers sent complaint to European Commission about subsidies for nuclear power (Engineer Live, 2012-01-23).

  • Legal bid to halt nuclear construction (Yahoo Finance, 2012-01-23). See also Is It Legal To; Yahoo! Canada; Yahoo! Singapore.

  • Legal bid to halt nuclear construction (SourceWire, 2012-01-23).

  • Legal bid to halt nuclear construction (Virtualization Conference, 2012-01-23).

  • Legal bid to halt nuclear construction (PR Newswire, 2012-01-23).

  • UK subsidizing nuclear power unlawfully (Current News Updates, 2012-01-21).

  • Lucas challenges nuclear subsidy (Ruscombe Green, 2012-01-21).

  • EU & green campaigners may kill nuclear plans (The Global Warming Policy Foundation, 2012-01-21).

  • Lawyers send legal bid to halt nuclear construction in Europe (Newsblaze, 2012-01-21).

  • UK 'subsidising nuclear power unlawfully' (BBC, 2012-01-20, Richard Black). See als e! Science News; Treehugger.

  • Legal challenge threatens UK`s new nuclear plans (Environmental Expert, 2012-01-20).
  • Legal challenge threatens UK's new nuclear plans (Business Green, 2012-01-20). See also Energy Bulletin, ODAC Newsletter (2012-01-27, scroll down).

  • Nuclear subsidy litigation goes to the European Commission (Earth Track, 2012-01-20).

  • "Anti-nuclear feeling could spur UK subsidy clampdown" (Montel, 2012-01-20, for subscribers).

  • Brussels complaint threatens nuclear new build (Building.co.uk, 2012-01-20). See also Architecture Feed.

  • Anti-nuclear campaigners submit complaint to European Commission (edie.net, 2012-01-20).

  • UK subsidies for nuclear power challenged in EU courts (Solar Power Portal UK, 2012-01-20).

  • Opponents submit complaint over UK ‘nuclear subsidies’ to EU (ElectricEmpires.com).

  • Anti-nuclear campaigners plan legal challenge to new British power stations (The Guardian, 2012-01-19). See also ‘Anti-nuclear campaigners plan legal challenge to new British power stations’ (World News for Life, 2012-01-19).

  • In defence of nuclear power (Mark Lynas, 2012-01-19).

  • Opponents submit complaint over UK 'nuclear subsidies' to EU (Utility Week, 2012-01-19).

  • Legal bid to halt nuclear construction (One World, 2012-01-19).

  • Lawers send complaint to European Commission about subsidies for nuclear power (Coalition Duckhouse UK News, 2012-01-19).