TITLE

Ukraine, 12 years after

AUTHOR(S)
Marples, David
PUB. DATE
July 1998
SOURCE
Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists;Jul/Aug1998, Vol. 54 Issue 4, p15
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Comments on the effect of the nuclear plant disaster at Chernobyl in April 1986, on the nuclear power industry in Ukraine. Difficulties the nuclear power industries in Russia and Ukraine experience since the unification of the Soviet Union; Plans to down Chernobyl permanently; Discussion about reviving Chernobyl's Unit 2; Description of the Ukraine nuclear industry.
ACCESSION #
790904

 

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