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The meltdowns at three nuclear plants at Fukushima, Japan almost three years ago were an economic disaster, but were these plants inherently unsafe? Did the Fukushima designs provide adequate safety...
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The Japanese government, which had announced a gradual phase-out of nuclear power by 2040, reversed that position and will instead develop an energy policy “with flexibility, based on tireless verification...
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Full Title: Lessons Learned About Spent Fuel Pools From the Fukushima Accident Author(s): Herschel Specter Publisher(s): N/A Publication Date: 12/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt):  The National Academy of Sciences (NAS) Committee on Lessons Learned from the...
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Full Title: Lessons Learned from the Fukushima Nuclear Accident for Improving Safety and Security of U.S. Nuclear Plants: Phase 2 Author(s): Committee on Lessons Learned from the Fukushima Nuclear Accident for...
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Full Title: Lessons Learned from the Fukushima Nuclear Accident for Improving Safety of U.S. Nuclear Plants Author(s): Committee on Lessons Learned from the Fukushima Nuclear Accident for Improving Safety and Security...
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Full Title: No More Fukushimas; No More Fort Calhouns (2015) Author(s): Union of Concerned Scientists Publisher(s): Union of Concerned Scientists Publication Date: 03/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Two significant nuclear power safety events occurred in...
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The Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) approved by a 4-to-1 vote Southern Company’s bid to build two nuclear reactors along the Georgia-South Carolina border. These are the first new reactors to...
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Full Title: Nuclear Power in a Post-Fukushima World Author(s): Mycle Schneider Publisher(s): Worldwatch Institute Publication Date: 04/2011 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Four weeks after the beginning of the nuclear crisis on Japan’s east coast,...
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Full Title: Prospects for U.S. Nuclear Power After Fukushima Author(s): Lucas W. Davis Publisher(s): Energy Institute at Haas Publication Date: 8/2011 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: The prospects for a revival of U.S. nuclear power were dim even before the tragic...
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Full Title: Risks and Effects of Radiation: Putting Fukushima in Context Author(s): Health Physics Society Publisher(s): Health Physics Society Publication Date: 3/2012 Language: English Length: 1:33:45, video Description: The Health Physics Society (HPS) strongly influenced media coverage...
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