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#nuclear accident

# nuclear-accident - Wednesday 22 May, 2013

Building eight nuclear power plants in the UK poses little threat to Ireland

A report by the Radiological Protection Institute of Ireland looked at the impact day-to-day operations would have on Ireland and what would happen in the event of a severe nuclear accident.

# nuclear-accident - Tuesday 27 November, 2012

The 5 at 5: Tuesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

# nuclear-accident - Saturday 1 October, 2011

Japan lifts Fukushima evacuation order for 59,000 residents

Locals have been told they can return – but radioactive elements have been found in soil up to 80km from the plant.

# nuclear-accident - Wednesday 24 August, 2011

Column: ‘The very mention of nuclear power sends people into a flutter’

After Fukushima, nuclear power has become a bogeyman – but we shouldn’t dismiss it out of hand, writes physicist David Robert Grimes.

# nuclear-accident - Friday 22 April, 2011

Adi Roche optimistic about future of Belarusian adoptions

Head of Chernobyl children’s charity says she’s been given promising indications from Belarusian authorities.

# nuclear-accident - Monday 28 March, 2011

Prayers for Japan at US nuclear accident commemoration US

Prayers for Japan at US nuclear accident commemoration

The disaster at Three Mile Island on this day in 1979 “taught plant operators many valuable lessons”.