TITLE

Some Thoughts On Coastal Nuclear Power Construction's Safety

AUTHOR(S)
Zhen Chen
PUB. DATE
August 2014
SOURCE
Advanced Materials Research;2014, Vol. 1008-1009, p1443
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article firstly describes the backgrounds and status of coastal nuclear power construction restarts, analyzing problems in coastal nuclear power construction's safety, proposing safety strategies to reduce the risk of coastal nuclear power construction, and promotes economic development in coastal areas.
ACCESSION #
99604640

 

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