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After Fukushima: what now for the nuclear industry?

posted 26 May 2011, 03:02 by Kennedy Paver   [ updated 17 Dec 2012, 01:55 ]
The serious accident at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant in Japan raises important questions about the industry's future at global level. Are plants around the world equipped to withstand a similar event? Do nuclear power plants need to rethink their crisis management and last-resort emergency cooling strategies? How will plants currently in the design or construction phase be affected?
Check out the latest information on the IAEA's website.