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By lucas@endneoliberalism On 4 Mar, 2013 At 10:57 PM | Categorized As Neoliberal Alert | With 0 Comments
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It is difficult to put a number on human life and the environment because right-wing extremists rarely see a value. In monetary terms, the clean-up cost of the Fukushima catastrophe is $250 Billion, fully paid by the tax-payer. According to Greenpeace, $250 Billion can produce 292 TWh/year in clean energy, equivalent to 54 nuclear reactors [...]