Demonstrators in Madrid protested against nuclear energy. Starting from the Puerta de Toledo, they marched to Sol and remembered the victims of the tragedy of Fukushima.
Spanish anti-nuclear movement has rallied today with the Japanese people to the tragedy they are living. has demanded a timetable for the urgent closure of nuclear plants starting Garoña addition to the withdrawal of the current siting of the ATC, Centralized Temporary Storage, asking that in the opening of a true democratic process of public participation.
According to the protesters, nuclear power has proved an economic failure, technological, environmental, social and is incompatible with a model environmentally sustainable energy.
Various environmental groups advocating alternative energies such as wind, hydro and solar energy.
Reported during the march that nuclear plants generate radioactive waste which remains dangerous tens of thousands of years and whose management, treatment and / or elimination are unresolved issues, besides being very expensive and require heavy government subsidies continuously to exist, do not pay the real cost of liability in case of accident, and is a barrier to renewable energy and increase the cost of electricity bills.
Among the groups present at the rally, were Acción en Red, Acsur, Asociación Ecologista del Jarama El Soto, CGT, Confederación de los Verdes, Ecologistas en Acción, Ecolo- Verdes, Equo, IU Federal, IU Madrid, Izquierda Anticapitalista, Los Verdes-Grupo Verde