Time to move on from old nuclear

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The FT has reported this morning that:

Hitachi is on the verge of abandoning its plan to build a nuclear power station at Wylfa in Wales in a move that would leave the UK’s energy strategy in jeopardy.

Which I would describe as good news.

I have opposed nuclear power since I was 13, when I realised my father had no answer as to how the waste from it would be managed. This was relevant: he was designing power lines out of nuclear power stations at the time. It did not take for family cohesion. We never agreed on the issue.

My answer is, of course, simple. We need a Green New Deal.