UK Nuclear Disaster on the Cards #No2ESO #Hinkley #EdF

Nuclear Disaster at Hinkley on the Cards #NO2ESO

Electricians are warning of a potential nuclear disaster caused by deskilling and cost-cutting.

Reel News have just released footage of the latest protests at Hinkley Point in Somerset.

Nuclear disasters have happened before.

Those who don’t learn the lessons of the past are bound to repeat them.

Lessons Learned?

In 2018 Real Media interviewed Professor David Whyte on the similarities between the Grenfell disaster and the Piper Alpha oil rig disaster in 1988.

The Government has announced plans for lots of extra spending on Defence.

But if the approach to public projects is to deskill and lay off experienced electricians there is a high risk that the country’s military infrastructure may also not work.

Firms involve include Balfour Beatty, NG Bailey & EdF – the French state-owned nuclear power firm.

The Chinese Government has a 2/3 stake.

To understand the geo-strategic context of the Hinkley project, watch >>>> Banksters <<<<

On the surface it is about too big to fail HSBC’s drug money laundering.

But in the final third Hinkley Point features as the biggest Chinese western public infrastructure project.

Enjoy.

Balfour Beatty do a lot of construction up and down the country and are quoted on the UK Stock Market.

As solidarity spreads they could be at risk of a divestment campaign.

A leading authority on trade union pension funds divestment strategies is Law Professor David Webber of Boston University.

David is the author of the Rise of the Working Class Shareholder

Will UK and foreign pension funds engage with / divest from Balfour Beatty to get them to protect the public – not just short term profits?

Deliveroo’s stock market launch was a massive failure yesterday because many investment funds feared future litigation for underpaying staff.

What is the difference?

This is a good time to follow Reel News and the business press to see what happens next.

There will be plenty of struggles to follow in the coming months.

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