Nuclear Power

Common Dreams staff
Breaking story... this post may be updated... Updated: According to NHK, cooling equipment for the spent nuclear fuel pool in the reactor No. 3 of Tepco's Fukushima No. 2 power plant has stopped. — The Japan Times (@japantimes) November 21, 2016 Subsequently, Reuters reported : Tweets about Fukushima All Japan's nuclear power plants on the coast...
Andrea Germanos, staff writer
The U.K. government agreed to limit what the operator and investors of the...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
At $4.7 billion, Watts Bar is "arguably one of the most expensive, most over-budget, oldest reactors to be started in human history." (Photo: Tennessee Valley Authority/flickr/cc)
Watts Bar's launch is "a symbolic gesture. It's very sad that this is the last...

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Fishermen have resumed fishing after postponing their start when hundreds of tons of radioactive water were found leaking from the crippled Fukushima No. 1 nuclear power plant. Twenty-one trawlers brought home 5 tons of seafood, including octopus and squid, from the trial operation; if testing shows they're safe, they'll be shipped to markets in Japan. While older people are said to be buying fish from the sea off Fukushima Prefecture, others don't want their kids or grandkids eating it...