TITLE

Fears for site safety as protesters cleared

AUTHOR(S)
Oxtoby, Kathy
PUB. DATE
September 2008
SOURCE
Utility Week;9/19/2008, Vol. 29 Issue 18, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article reports on concerns of generators in the British energy sector on the safety of their employees and sites after climate change activists charged with criminal damage have been acquitted. The Association of Electricity Producers said it was taking the threat very seriously after a jury at Maidstone Crown Court cleared six Greenpeace volunteers of criminal damage to Kingsnorth power station of Eon UK in Kent, England.
ACCESSION #
34800084

 

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