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# reactors - Thursday 13 December, 2012

Column: Fossil fuels won’t last forever. Ireland should consider nuclear power.
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Fossil fuels won’t last forever. Ireland should consider nuclear power.

Dec 13th 2012, 7:00 AM 107 Views 93 Comments

When an aeroplane crashes we don’t stop flying, we improve safety. Nuclear power should be the same, writes Philip Walton.

# reactors - Friday 12 October, 2012

Japan's TEPCO admits downplaying tsunami risk
# Japan
# Japan

Japan's TEPCO admits downplaying tsunami risk

Oct 12th 2012, 3:26 PM 2,348 Views 3 Comments

It said it had played down the risks to the facility of a tsunami for fear of the political, financial and cost to reputation.

# reactors - Sunday 29 January, 2012

UN nuclear inspectors start investigation in Iran
# Nukes
# Nukes

UN nuclear inspectors start investigation in Iran

Jan 29th 2012, 12:40 PM 1,532 Views 19 Comments

The inspectors are examining whether Iran really does have a secret atomic weapons programme, which Iran vehemently denies.

# reactors - Wednesday 20 July, 2011

Fukushima plant 'successfully stabilised', 131 days after tsunami
# Fukushima
# Fukushima

Fukushima plant 'successfully stabilised', 131 days after tsunami

Jul 20th 2011, 10:45 AM 472 Views 0 Comments

Naoto Kan has told a parliamentary committee that the Fukushima I power plant should be closed by January.

# reactors - Wednesday 6 July, 2011

Japan to 'stress test' all nuclear reactors
# Japan
# Japan

Japan to 'stress test' all nuclear reactors

Jul 6th 2011, 12:31 PM 347 Views 2 Comments

More than two-thirds of Japan’s reactors remain offline following the nuclear crisis sparked last May.

# reactors - Monday 21 March, 2011