July 19, 2019

Nuclear Capacity Could More Than Double by 2050, Says IAEA

The long-term potential of nuclear power remains high, according to the International Atomic Energy Agency’s...

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July 19, 2019

Japan and Russia Join Forces on Waste Management

Japan and Russia have signed a memorandum on the exchange of information on reactor physics...

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July 19, 2019

Better Communications – Among Industry Groups, Between Governments, and With the Public – An Important Legacy of Fukushima

Dr. Charles Casto, former executive at the U.S. NRC and current member of TEPCO’s Nuclear...

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July 19, 2019

NSAB’s First Visit to Fukushima-Daini and Kashiwazaki-Kariwa

The Nuclear Safety Advisory Board (NSAB), which I discussed in a recent blog post, kicked...

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July 19, 2019

Muons Suggest Location of Fuel in Unit 3

Some of the fuel in the damaged unit 3 of the Fukushima Daiichi plant has...

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July 19, 2019

Regulator OKs safety report on Kashiwazaki-Kariwa units

Japan’s Nuclear Regulation Authority (NRA) has approved a draft report that concludes units 6 and...

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July 19, 2019

Fukushima Daiichi Status Updates

Based on the information provided by the authorities of Japan, the situation with regard to...

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July 19, 2019

Device set to see inside unit 2 containment vessel

A suspended pan-tilt camera attached to a telescopic guiding pipe will soon be used to...

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