About the Cover: Looking Backward and Forward

Reitenbach, Gail
May 2011
Power;May2011, Vol. 155 Issue 5, p30
Trade Publication
An introduction is presented in which the editor discusses the cover story and cover images of the issue on topics including the nuclear accidents at nuclear plants in Chernobyl, Ukraine in 1986 and Fukushima, Japan in 2011.


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