Greens ratify pact with Socialists on nuclear

Greens ratify pact with Socialists on nuclear


The leadership of France's ecologist party has ratified an election pact with the opposition Socialists, after the Socialists agreed to dramatically reduce France's nuclear activity if they win next June's general election.

In a vote late on 19 November, 74% of delegates at a Europe Ecology-Greens conference voted in favour of the deal, under which the Socialists have agreed to close 24 out of 58 reactors by 2025 and end the production of MOX, a recycled nuclear fuel.

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