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EDF Energy targeted by anti-nuclear campaigners

Press release: for immediate use

11.10.10

Activists opposed to the government’s plans for a new generation of nuclear power plants today launched a nationwide campaign to boycott EDF Energy.

PRESS RELEASE: Anti-nuclear campaigners blockade EDF's Hinkley Point nuclear power plant

Blockade of Hinkley Point, 4 October 2010Blockade of Hinkley Point, 4 October 2010Since 7am this morning, anti-nuclear campaigners from different anti-nuclear groups which are part of the Stop Nuclear Power Network [1] are blockading the access road to EDF's Hinkley Point nuclear power station in protest against EDF's plans for nuclear new build and what they are calling a flawed consultation.

Stop Nuclear Power UK Network Gathering

Saturday 23rd and Sunday 24th October

Bristol

The Stop Nuclear Power Network is a grassroots network of groups and individuals taking action against nuclear power and its expansion and supporting sustainable alternatives.

London nuclear conference demo calls for EDF boycott

Delegates to a nuclear suppliers’ conference taking place in central London this morning (Monday) were greeted by ten anti-nuclear activists displaying banners calling for a boycott of energy giant Électricité de France (EDF), the organisers of the conference.

Successful Hinkley demo

Stop Hinkley Press release, 12 September 2010

Protestors blocked the Hinkley Point main gates for almost an hour this liunch-time as they demonstrated against the premature destruction of up to 435 acres of open land and wildlife habitats before major consents are approved for the two giant reactors proposed by EdF.

Kick Nuke's demo against EDF - 13 September 2010, 8:15am

EDF suppliers' conference
Queen Elizabeth Conference Centre, Westminster
Mon 13th Sept
8.15 - 9.15am

Kick Nukes is organising a demo outside EDF Energy's suppliers' conference next Monday. EDF Energy is enticing various sectors to jump on the nuclear gravy train - so we want to make sure they understand that if they buy the ticket, they're going to be in for a bumpy ride.

11/12 September 2010: Stop Hinkley Action Weekend

11th and 12th September in Bridgwater.

Join the Stop Hinkley weekend of activities in opposition to the proposed EdF nuclear power station at Hinkley Point in Somerset

Saturday 11th: 11am – 5pm Talks and Workshops – Trinity Hall, St Saviours Avenue, Bridgwater TA6 3NZ. Speakers:

  • Ben Ayliff (Greenpeace Nuclear Campaigner) “National Action to Halt Nuclear's Advance”
  • Neil Crumpton (Bellona Foundation) “How to Keep the Lights On Without Nuclear”
  • Chris Busby (Green Audit) “Radiation and Health: The Latest Evidence”

Petition Against Hinkley C

Stop Hinkley's petition against Hinkley C:

  • SPREAD THE WORD
  • Sign online
  • Print petitions to collect signatures from your friends and neighbours.

Local Democracy Dumped!

As government ends flawed consultation on nuclear power, anti-nuclear power activists step up resistance and blockade Sizewell nuclear power station in Suffolk, England.