Accidents cast shadow over Japan's nuclear strategy
- It Couldn't Happen Here. Bunyard, Peter // Ecologist;Nov99, Vol. 29 Issue 7, p402
Provides information on accidents, disasters and near-misses in nuclear industry around the world. Nuclear accidents in the United States, Great Britain and Soviet Union; Nuclear accident in Chernobyl, Ukraine.
- Not so radiant anymore. // Nature Materials;Aug2011, Vol. 10 Issue 8, p553
The author reflects on the possible rejection of nuclear power industry after the tragedy brought by the tsunami in Fukushima Daiichi nuclear energy plant in Japan. The author says that the said tragedy has caused the lives of thousands of local residents and released amounts of radiation into...
- Crisis may delay new nuclear. Milne, Roger // Utility Week;3/18/2011, Vol. 34 Issue 10, p5
This article reports on delays and potential extra costs facing nuclear developers in Great Britain and the rest of Europe amid the nuclear accident at Japan's Fukushima Daiichi site.
- Japan accident may jeopardise N-programme. // International Power Generation;Nov99, Vol. 22 Issue 10, p4
Reports on the effect of the accident which occurred at Japan's Tokaimura fuel processing plant on the country's nuclear power industry. Possibility the accident may lead to the closing down of Japan's nuclear power plants.
- Nuclear Crossroads? Schimmoller, Brian K. // Power Engineering;Jan99, Vol. 103 Issue 1, p8
Presents a list of events that predict the future of nuclear industry. Environmental issues that will affect the industry.
- Traces of Tomsk. // New Scientist;5/29/93, Vol. 138 Issue 1875, p11
Reports on the Swedish Defence Research Institute detection of radionuclides from the Tomsk explosion. International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) report of nuclear reprocessor accident; Monitoring provisions after Chernobyl accident; Extent of pollution in Siberia.
- Radioactive Exposure Tour hits Australia. EVANS, RACHEL // Green Left Weekly;4/16/2014, Issue 1005, p13
The article informs about the "Radioactive Exposure Tour" organized by community organization 'Friends of the Earth' from April 12-27, 2014 in which people will travel from Melbourne to Tenant Creek to experience the realities of Australian nuclear industry and its environmental impact.
- High noon for nuclear power. // New Scientist;11/6/93, Vol. 140 Issue 1898, p3
Opinion. Discusses the potential benefits of the reconsideration of nuclear power by the government. Moves made by Japan and Great Britain to revive the nuclear industry; Accidents associated with nuclear industry; Safety and environmental assessment.
- Radioactive waste policy a `farce'. Edwards, Rob // New Scientist;9/17/94, Vol. 143 Issue 1943, p8
Reports on the criticisms by former senior waste manager Bob Burton against the British nuclear industry for failing to find a way to dispose of radioactive waste. Collaboration with University of East London economist Colin Haslam in writing an indictment of the industry's radioactive waste...