German scientists produce pro-nuclear memorandum

November 1999
Modern Power Systems;Nov99, Vol. 19 Issue 11, p3
Reports that hundreds of German of academics have signed a memorandum in favor of the continued use of nuclear power. Government's policy that would phase out nuclear power.


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