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Are Nuclear Plants Safe in Hurricanes? Incident During Sandy Suggests They May Not Be

Are Nuclear Plants Safe in Hurricanes? Incident During Sandy Suggests They May Not Be | Nuclear safety | Scoop.it
Sandy did not kill hundreds -- as Hurricane Katrina did in New Orleans in 2005 -- thanks, in part, to timely evacuations and rescue efforts. And luckily, it did not trigger an even greater disaster at one of the region's nuclear power plants.
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EU to raise nuclear research spending

A commission spokesman said the figures underlined general objectives within Horizon 2020: to focus exclusively on improving nuclear safety, security and radiation protection (including nuclear medicine); and to contribute ...
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Decommissioning Plan for UK's First Nuclear Power Plants Passes ...

Decommissioning Plan for UK's First Nuclear Power Plants Passes ... | Nuclear safety | Scoop.it
Denis Flory, IAEA Deputy Director General for Nuclear Safety and Security, presented the international peer review report to Magnox representatives, Messrs. John Vlietstra and Paul Wild, at the IAEA Headquarters on 28 ...
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