A shunning of nuclear energy could result in yet more carbon emissions, according to experts.
"Per unit of energy produced, nuclear is the safest of all energy sources."
Nuclear power is the safest form of abundant energy, which is not only low-carbon but environmentally friendly.
There is increasing fragmenation in what could otherwise become a more coherent European energy plan.
I first saw Sizewell B from the pebbly beach at Aldeburgh, a quaint village on the English Suffolk coast.
Experts believe that the nuclear energy industry is needlessly overregulated, which has slowed down new capacity creation.