Switzerland's parliament approves a phase out of nuclear power over the next two decades, adding...

|By:, SA News Editor

Switzerland's parliament approves a phase out of nuclear power over the next two decades, adding to a growing movement globally to either upgrade or shut down reactors - instead of investing in new ones. Bucking the trend, the UK and France are still on track to build plants, while Southern Company (SO +1.1%) bids to do the same in the U.S.