Cuba signs agreement with Soviet Union
- Clinton ignores Cuban threat to 55 million American lives. Waxman, Lionel // Inside Tucson Business;8/21/95, Vol. 5 Issue 21, p13
Asserts that the United States must prevent the construction of a nuclear power plant in Cuba. Number of Americans affected in case of meltdown; Reasons why a meltdown would occur; Government's payoff to North Korea to halt its nuclear program.
- Monster nuclear plant nears completion off U.S. coast. Gormley, James J. // Better Nutrition;Jan1996, Vol. 58 Issue 1, p28
Focuses on the near completion of two 440-megawatt nuclear-power reactors being built near Cienfuegos, Cuba. Predicted disaster resulting from a nuclear accident; Possible effects of the nuclear power reactors on the United States.
- Help Cuba with nuclear power. Smith, Wayne S. // Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists;Sep/Oct1995, Vol. 51 Issue 5, p4
Comments on the overreactions displayed by ultraconservative Miami Cubans and representatives in the US Congress on the suggestion that the construction of the Juragua nuclear power plant in Cuba might resume. Charges that Juragua is a Chernobyl-type generator; Ways that the American public can...
- Nuclear project revival awakens Chernobyl fears. // Modern Power Systems;Jul95, Vol. 15 Issue 7, p5
Reports that the revival of a dormant nuclear power project in Cuba is causing fears in nearby Florida of a radiation threat. Risks of the Russian-designed power plant; Russia's plans to complete the project.
- Russian aid for nuclear plant. // Modern Power Systems;Nov95, Vol. 15 Issue 11, p3
Reports on the joint financial agreement of Cuba and Russia for the completion of a Soviet designed nuclear power plant in Cuba. Monetary investments of Russia and Cuba; Possibility of foreign investments in the plant; Plant capacity.
- Nuclear power plans revived. // International Construction;Mar1997, Vol. 36 Issue 3, p7
Focuses on the contract between Russia and Cuba to revive a project to build a nuclear power plant in Cuba. Construction of a nuclear plant with a VVER-440 light-water reactor.
- U.S. pulls Cuban nuke plug. // ENR: Engineering News-Record;8/14/95, Vol. 235 Issue 7, p12
Focuses on Cuba's efforts to finish construction of its first nuclear power plant. Opposition from American antinuclear forces; Mandatory blackouts; Deterioration of the plant.
- Despite talk, JuraguÃ¡ only a maybe. Flynn, Michael // Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists;Jan/Feb1998, Vol. 54 Issue 1, p6
Discusses the threat of the Juragua Nuclear Power Plant in Cuba to the national security of the United States. Problems in the construction of the nuclear plant; US Congress' view on the construction of the plant.
- Cuba halts nuclear plant. Wald, Karen Lee // Earth Island Journal;Fall92, Vol. 7 Issue 4, p10
Reports on Cuban President Fidel Castro's ordering of a halt to the construction of a nuclear power station in Cienfuegos. Castro's explanation for the order; History of the proposed nuclear facility which the country has been building with Soviet aid since the 1970s.