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Germany hastens first reactor closures

Located in: Nuclear Policies

06 June 2011

Rottgen and others at press conference (Image: BMU/Thomas Trutschel)UPDATED Three of Germany's operating nuclear reactors will close before the end of the decade under draft legislation which firms up the arrangements leading to a phaseout of nuclear power.

Two Fukushima workers overexposed

Located in: Regulation and Safety

06 June 2011

Two workers at the damaged Fukushima Daiichi plant have reportedly been exposed to radiation amounts exceeding the safety limit set by the government.

Cooling success, while water builds up

Located in: Regulation and Safety

03 June 2011

A new cooling system for the fuel pond at Fukushima Daiichi 2 has rapidly reduced water temperature, but operators still struggle with huge volumes of contaminated water.

MHI eyes global growth in nuclear orders

Located in: Corporate

03 June 2011

Japan's Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) is still aiming to reach its goal of doubling its global nuclear power-related orders by 2014. The company's US subsidiary has announced plans for a new engineering centre in Charlotte, North Carolina.

Nuclear issue back on Italian ballot

Located in: Nuclear Policies

02 June 2011

Italy's Supreme Court has ruled that a referendum to be held in the country later this month should include a question on the future development of nuclear power, despite government efforts to avert such a vote.

Talks on cost of anti-nuclear policy

Located in: Corporate

01 June 2011

Isar 2 (WaveCult)EOn is counting the cost of Germany's new energy policies and preparing to put its case to government for a multi-billion euro compensation deal.

First IAEA report on Fukushima

Located in: Regulation and Safety

01 June 2011

Mike Weightman at Fukushima Daini, May 2011 (Greg Webb/IAEA)The handling of the Fukushima nuclear crisis was "exemplary," said a preliminary report from the International Atomic Energy Agency, and could eventually show "what can be achieved in responding to such extreme nuclear events."

Last decade of German nuclear power

Located in: Nuclear Policies

31 May 2011

Germany's policy reversal on nuclear has been completed with a new push to enter the 'age of renewables' and the accelerated dumping of nuclear technology. Industry has yet to react.

G8 fixed on nuclear safety

Located in: Nuclear Policies

27 May 2011

Nicolas Sarkozy and Naoto Kan in Deauville, May 2011Only ten minutes were allocated for leaders of the G8 countries to discuss nuclear energy at the summit in Deauville, France. Host President Nicolas Sarkozy of France said, "Many among the G8 think that there is no alternative to nuclear power, even if we are convinced of the need to develop alternative energy, renewable energy.

Large scale melt predicted at units 2 and 3

Located in: Regulation and Safety

26 May 2011

Two scenarios for Fukushima Daiichi 3 (thumb)Computer analysis of reactor damage at Fukushima Daiichi has indicated more serious fuel melt has probably occurred than previously thought at units 2 and 3.


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