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France – France’s Oldest Nuclear Plant To Be Shut Down

Protest against Fessenheim nuclear power plant 07

EDF has finally voted to begin the process of closing France’s oldest nuclear plant after accepting a government compensation plan. Under the deal the company will be paid €490m for dismantling the 39-year-old Fessenheim plant and the retraining of its 850 workers. Unions said they were pleased that the plant, which had been slated for closure…

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