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Fukushima Nuclear Accident

EDM number 1158 in 2012-13, proposed by Paul Flynn on 06/03/2013.
Categorised under the topics of Asia, Nuclear power and Renewable energy.

That this House recalls, on the second anniversary of the massive accident at Fukushima, that all but one of Japan's 54 nuclear reactors have remained shut since the accident, because of public opposition and fear of nuclear power, and will remain closed for at least another year and despite this Japanese industry and civil society have not suffered power cuts, demonstrating the marginal contribution of nuclear power; believes this is a fine opportunity for a sustainable energy nuclear-free strategy in the UK to boost new renewable energy technologies and fuel efficiency; and congratulates those resisting EDF's demands for a guaranteed

This motion has been signed by a total of 14 MPs.

MPDateConstituencyPartyType
Paul Flynn06/03/2013Newport WestLabourProposed
Kelvin Hopkins07/03/2013Luton NorthLabourSeconded
Martin Caton07/03/2013GowerLabourSeconded
Jeremy Corbyn07/03/2013Islington NorthLabourSeconded
Mark Durkan11/03/2013FoyleSocial Democratic and Labour PartySeconded
Mike Hancock11/03/2013Portsmouth SouthLiberal DemocratSeconded
Virendra Sharma12/03/2013Ealing, SouthallLabourSigned
John Leech12/03/2013Manchester, WithingtonLiberal DemocratSigned
Margaret Ritchie13/03/2013South DownSocial Democratic and Labour PartySigned
Caroline Lucas13/03/2013Brighton, PavilionGreenSigned
John McDonnell13/03/2013Hayes and HarlingtonLabourSigned
Ronnie Campbell13/03/2013Blyth ValleyLabourSigned
Michael Weir13/03/2013AngusScottish National PartySigned
John Cryer14/03/2013Leyton and WansteadLabourSigned

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