Who is the greenest of them all?

Dalyell, Tam
June 1991
New Scientist;6/22/91, Vol. 130 Issue 1774, p55
Ponders why Britain is prepared to let their expert teams disperse after the Sizewell B contract is finished and discusses the nuclear industry's displeasure with some sections of the media. Change in public mood about the nuclear industry; The Nature Conservancy Council and eutrophication.


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