ABB (ABB) $ 18.90 Canadian Solar (CSIQ) $ 20.94 Capstone Turbine (CPST) $ 0.25 Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG) $ 727.56 Daqo New Energy (DQ) $ 17.80 First Solar (FSLR) $ 51.12 General Electric (GE) $ 28.00 Hannon Armstrong (HASI) $ 18.97 Hanwha SolarOne (HSOL) $ 1.10 iPatch DJ-UBS Coffee (JO) $ 21.71 iPath Pure Beta Coffee (CAFE) $ 14.68 JA Solar (JASO) $ 8.47 Maxwell Technologies (MXWL) $ 6.29 NRG, Inc. (NRG) $ 15.44 NRG Yield, Inc. (NYLD) $ 15.01 Ormat (ORA) $ 36.64 Pattern Energy Group (PEGI) $ 22.59 SolarCity (SCTY) $ 48.43 SunEdison (SUNE) $ 9.16 SunPower (SPWR) $ 25.05 TerraForm Power (TERP) $ 19.84 Tesla (TSLA) $ 221.28 TransAlta Renewables (RNW) $ 11.34 Trina Solar (TSL) $ 10.38 U.S. Geothermal (HTM) $ 0.62 Whole Foods Market (WFM) $ 33.97 Yingli Green Energy (YGE) $ 0.49

French Nuclear Power Plant Attacked

How One Person Dropped A Bomb on a French Nuclear Power Plant

Written by R.T. Jones
Posted May 2, 2012 at 3:03PM

They say nuclear power is safe.

But Chernobyl, Fukushima and the inability for U.S. nuclear power plants to find an appropriate location to store waste, continue to prove that nuclear power safety is nothing more than an illusion.

To further prove this point, activists using a motorized paraglider, just flew inside the grounds of a French nuclear power plant.

The activist piloting the paraglider actually flew over the plant, threw a smoke bomb and landed inside the facility.

Those responsible for the protest said they wanted to illustrate external dangers, like the fall of an airplane into a nuclear plant.

Here's the footage of the paraglider in action. . .

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