Oh, for Those Halcyon Days When Nuclear Weapons Were Scarier Than Reactors
- Introduction: US nuclear exit? Mecklin, John // Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists;Mar2013, Vol. 69 Issue 2, p9
An introduction is presented in which the editor discusses several topics appearing elsewhere in the issue, including information on the U.S. Department of Energy's decision to develop two nuclear reactors, the Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC), and the nuclear accident in Fukushima, Japan.
- No More Nuclear in Germany. // Solutions Journal;2011, Vol. 2 Issue 5, p6
The article reports on the commitment of the German government to close its nuclear reactors by 2022 and to find alternative energy resources in the aftermath of the nuclear disaster in Fukushima, Japan in 2011.
- New nuclear in UK will be delayed. // TCE: The Chemical Engineer;May2011, Issue 839, p11
The article reports that the approval for new nuclear reactors in Great Britain will be delayed to give designers time to consider the recommendations from an investigation of the crisis at the Fukushima nuclear reactor in Japan.
- India Is Not Japan: Nuke Reactors in Danger. Roy, Sandip // India -- West;4/8/2011, Vol. 36 Issue 20, pA8
In this article, the author discusses the issues concerning the nuclear reactors in India in the wake of the disaster in Japan that caused the Fukushima nuclear accident.
- Japan Recalls Nuclear Bomb. GOODMAN, AMY // Progressive Populist;4/15/2011, Vol. 17 Issue 7, p22
The article focuses on the crisis at the Fukushima nuclear power plant in Japan and notes the existence of nuclear reactors in the U.S. that are identical or close to identical to the Fukushima reactor that exploded in the aftermath of the earthquake and the tsunami that followed in March 2011.
- blueprints: AFTER FUKUSHIMA, JAPAN SEEKS NON-NUCLEAR OPTION. Kratochwill, Lindsey // In These Times;Jul2012, Vol. 36 Issue 7, p11
The article reports that the people of Japan are strongly opposing the reopening of nuclear reactors in country after the Fukushima Nuclear Accident in Fukushima, Japan in March 2011.
- Lessons Learned from the Accident at the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station: Nuclear Security Perspectives. Kaoru Naito // Journal of the Institute of Nuclear Materials Management;Fall2012, Vol. 41 Issue 1, p16
The nuclear accident at the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station (NPS), or the Fukushima Accident, was caused by the devastating tsunami associated with the Great East Japan Earthquake. It demonstrated that total station blackout and loss of core cooling and spent fuel pool cooling should be...
- Post-Fukushima, the Chinese nuclear reaction. Kidd, Stephen // Modern Power Systems;Aug2013, Vol. 33 Issue 8, p12
The article focuses on nuclear stress tests conducted by China after an incident took place at the Fukushima nuclear plant in Japan. It mentions that the China will require huge amount of electricity due to the power consumption surging by 11.7 per cent with power demand emanating from industry...
- Nuclear Energy Time-Out. Slater, Alice // Foreign Policy in Focus;3/15/2011, p2
The article discusses the impact of the earthquake-tsunami in Japan on modern humanity. According to the author, scientists and engineers have prepared for the earthquake, spending billions on infrastructure and building offices and factories on rubber shock absorbers. However, she says that the...