TITLE

Fukushima effect rolls on

AUTHOR(S)
pearce, fred
PUB. DATE
April 2012
SOURCE
New Scientist;4/7/2012, Vol. 214 Issue 2859, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article looks at changes to nuclear power plants in reaction to public safety concerns following the 2011 Fukushima Daiichi nuclear accident in Japan. Projects to build new reactors were halted in countries including Switzerland, Italy, and China, but several new plants are planned for Great Britain. Also discussed are fears that Germany's withdrawal from nuclear energy will not translate to increased investment in renewable energy sources.
ACCESSION #
74134044

 

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