Nuclear power today
- SUPPORTERS PUSH NEW PLANTS IN U.K. // ENR: Engineering News-Record;12/18/2000, Vol. 245 Issue 24, p24
Reports on the proposal to construct nuclear plants in Great Britain. Concerns over greenhouse-gas emissions; Retirement of nuclear plants by 2025; Government's stand on the use of nuclear power.
- Malaysia: nuclear power by 2021. // TCE: The Chemical Engineer;Jun2010, Issue 828, p12
The article reports on the approval of a plan to construct Malaysia's first nuclear power station by 2021 by the country's Economic Council, giving the Ministry of Energy the go-signal to look for suitable sites for nuclear power station.
- LMA will handle Â£48 bn decommissioning costs. // Modern Power Systems;Jul2002, Vol. 22 Issue 7, p9
Reports on the British government issuance of a consultative document titled Managing the Nuclear Legacy which outlines an action strategy that includes the creation Liabilities Management Authority (LMA). Goal of ensuring that the clean up of decommissioned nuclear plant and radioactive waste...
- Nuclear power nears its peak. Flavin, Christopher; Lenssen, Nicholas // World Watch;Jul/Aug99, Vol. 12 Issue 4, p36
Reports on the growth of the world nuclear power industry. Capacity of nuclear plants; Political debate on nuclear energy; Effect of accidents in nuclear plants; Nuclear energy policies around the world. INSET: Leading nuclear nations..
- Acceptance Of IAEA Demands. // Middle East Monitor: The Gulf;Dec2003, Vol. 13 Issue 12, p10
Pressure from the U.S. and the European Union for the Republic to agree to demands from the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) finally paid off in late October when Iran said it would accept spot checks on its nuclear facilities and halt its uranium enrichment programme. The day after the...
- Germany To Shut Nukes. // Popular Mechanics;Apr99, Vol. 176 Issue 4, p26
Discusses the plans of the German government to shut down its nuclear power plants. Other countries that have already curtailed their civilian nuclear programs; Reasons for closing the nuclear plants.
- The German nuclear exit: Introduction. Mecklin, John // Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists;Nov2012, Vol. 68 Issue 6, p6
An introduction is presented in which the editor discusses articles within the issue on topics including the public reaction to the German government's decision to phase out nuclear power, the political and economic aspects of nuclear exit, and the historical context for Germany's nuclear shutdown.
- S.Africa sees new nuclear plants operational after 2020. // Energy Today (Hungary);7/25/2014, p5
The article looks at South Africa that will put into operation 9,600 MW nuclear energy plants after 2020.
- Commentary. Pullin, John // Professional Engineering;06/21/2000, Vol. 13 Issue 12, p3
Comments on the German decision to phase out its nuclear power stations. France's different view on nuclear power; Direct effect of nuclear power abandonment on the German economy and living standards.