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Nuclear News: Sellafield Ltd to be prosecuted for radiation accident news

Blog entry by Aslihan | 25 May, 2009

Today's big stories from the nuclear industry: Domain-B: Sellafield Ltd to be prosecuted for radiation accident news The operators of the Sellafield nuclear facility in the UK are to be prosecuted after two employees of a...

Nuclear News: Japan Pushes Forward on Plutonium Imports

Blog entry by Justin | 22 May, 2009

Today's big stories from the nuclear industry: IEEE Spectrum: Japan Pushes Forward on Plutonium Imports ’21 May 2009-Japan's power-generation companies are moving full-speed ahead-again-to start plutonium-thermal power...

Nuclear News: Delays at Japan's ill-fated nuclear plant

Blog entry by Justin | 21 May, 2009

Today's big stories from the nuclear industry: UPI Asia: Delays at Japan's ill-fated nuclear plant ’Tokyo, Japan - Japan's Rokkasho Reprocessing Plant, built to extract plutonium from the spent fuel produced in Japan's nuclear...

MOX: Everything’s fine, says Areva

Blog entry by Justin | 18 May, 2009

In its North America blog French nuclear giants Areva have been boasting of the wonderful, miraculous properties of Mixed-Oxide (MOX) nuclear fuel : MOX has many benefits, but among the most important are that it allows utilities to...

Nuclear News: MOX shipment arrives in Japan

Blog entry by Justin | 18 May, 2009

Today's big stories from the nuclear industry: AFP: Pacific Heron with reprocessed nuclear fuel docks in Japan ’OMAEZAKI, Japan (AFP): An armed vessel docked at a central Japanese port carrying the nation's first consignment of...

Nuclear News: Despite Taliban turmoil, Pakistan expands nuke plants

Blog entry by Justin | 11 May, 2009

Today's big stories from the nuclear industry: The State: Despite Taliban turmoil, Pakistan expands nuke plants ‘Pakistan's government is completing two new nuclear reactors to produce plutonium for weapons that would be smaller,...

Things stay the same at Sellafield

Blog entry by Justin | 4 May, 2009

Fifteen years ago, Greenpeace activists went to the radioactive waste repository at Drigg, near the Sellafield nuclear facility in Cumbria, UK. What they found was shocking … Radioactive material, that shouldn’t have been...

MOX makes a mockery of the nuclear industry

Blog entry by Justin | 7 April, 2009

Let’s face it, MOX (Mixed-Oxide) nuclear fuel is a joke – a great big, massively expensive joke. The recycled plutonium fuel poses greater dangers than even ordinary nuclear fuels. As the plutonium contained in the fuel is easier to...

Spook scandal: the hidden face of the nuclear industry

Feature story | 2 April, 2009 at 18:09

Twenty-four years after the attack by the French secret services against our ship the Rainbow Warrior - which cost the life of a Greenpeace photographer - the nuclear industry is once again at the heart a major spy scandal involving Greenpeace.

Nuclear News: High court overturns Shika 2 shutdown order

Blog entry by Justin | 19 March, 2009

Today's big stories from the nuclear industry: World Nuclear News: High court overturns Shika 2 shutdown order ‘A high court in Japan has overturned a lower court's ruling that unit 2 of Hokuriku Electric Power Co's Shika nuclear...

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