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Enviro-ninjas take power station in Nottinghamshire

Vice magazine did a brief write-up on a group of No Dash For Gas campaigners who occupied a 90 metre exhaust tower attached to a power station in the English countryside.

The plant, in West Burton, Nottinghamshire, was shut down for an unprecedented 7 days while the climbers took turns on a makeshift platform they rigged over the chimney flue, preventing an estimated 19 kilotons of carbon emissions. The 16 occupiers eventually all abseiled down to the ground, turning themselves into police waiting below.
 

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