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edit: I see you already found this solution before this post.
The most straight forward way to try the ‘utf-8’encoding on your system for ascii output is to go to file gds_import.py in your Nazca installation and replace in line 777
with open(filename, 'w') as f: with
with open(filename, 'w', encoding='utf-8') as f:. It has also been updated for the next release.