A nuclear accident could evacuate the whole island

A nuclear accident could evacuate the whole island


A prominent physics professor at Cyprus University said the idea of forging ahead with a nuclear power plant overlooks a disaster scenario in which he said the whole island would have to be evacuated in case of an accident. Costas Christofides said an upcoming study by the Energy Service into the possible construction of a nuclear power station on the island was “an absolute joke,” the Cyprus Daily Mail reported. The Director of the Service, Solon Kassinis, said that technological advancemen...


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