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Video of the week: Demolition of German nuclear cooling towers

17/05/2020
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With decommissioning nearing completion at the former nuclear power plant in Philippsburg, Germany, the time came this week to demolish the cooling towers. Click the below image to watch the planned collapse of the 500ft towers in this video by the BBC:

The plant's two reactors were shut down in 2011 and 2019. The site will now become home to a renewable-energy transformer station.

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