TITLE

INTERNATIONAL: SOUTH KOREA

PUB. DATE
August 2014
SOURCE
Nuclear Waste News;8/29/2014, Vol. 34 Issue 15, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reveals that South Korea is running out of space for spent nuclear fuel as the country's nuclear waste storage facilities are set to reach their capacity by 2016, according to the Public Engagement Commission. Two management options for spent nuclear are cited by Commission Chairman Hong Doo-seung. Also noted are the efforts of the government to deal with the situation that include the building of a permanent disposal site and adoption of lower power supply from nuclear plants.
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97766571

 

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