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Last weekend I time-traveled back to the early 70s.
I visited a nuclear plant which is located just about 25km away from my home but I don’t need to worry: We never turned it on!
But lets give you some historical facts. The plant was constructed in 1969 and built in between 1974 to 1976. After a 2 years of pre-checks it was time to ask the people of Austria if it should go in full operation. To the puzzlement of the government the people decided not to do so. It was a very close vote (50,47% against the plant) but it was final. The plant remained closed. 

 
 
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