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Japan incident shows that nuclear power is safe

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Irish Examiner Saturday, April 30, 2011

REFERRING to the recent incident at the Fukushima nuclear plant, Adi Roche says “If one of the most advanced countries can’t cope with nuclear power, it proves how dangerous it is” (April 27).

I would respectfully suggest to Ms Roche that the incident proves nothing of the sort and, if anything, proves the very opposite.

Over the last two months, the Fukushima plant has been subjected to 60 earthquakes exceeding six on the Richter scale, resulting in ...

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