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  • accidents
  • We estimate the contamination risks from the atmospheric dispersion of radionuclides released by severe nuclear power plant accidents using the ECHAM/Modular Earth Submodel System (MESSy) atmospheric chemistry (EMAC) atmospheric chemistry-general circulation model at high resolution (50 km). (mdpi.com)
  • explosion
  • In the early phase of the accident, the first priority was to minimise the risk of reactor explosion and restore the cooling system by ensuring electrical power that was achieved on March 26. (bmj.com)
  • level
  • Masayuki Ono, TEPCO's General Manager, explained, "One hundred millisieverts per hour is equivalent to the limit for accumulated exposure over five years for nuclear workers, so it can be said that we found a radiation level strong enough to give someone a five-year dose of radiation within one hour. (greenpeace.org)
  • Despite Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's government's pro-nuclear stance, decisions on nuclear power on a national level may flounder against stiff local opposition. (greenpeace.org)
  • work
  • Meanwhile, the work continues to remove nuclear fuel from the storage pool in the unstable reactor #4 building and place it in a more secure location. (greenpeace.org)
  • water
  • 1 The loss of all alternating current (AC) electrical power, even from emergency generators, disabled cooling functions and the supply of recycled water. (bmj.com)
  • take
  • The researchers, Mitsuhisa Watanabe and Yasuhiro Suzuki, are warning the plant's operator, Hokuriku Power, to take additional measures to protect against seismic damage. (greenpeace.org)
  • continues
  • Kansai continues to insist that it will experience power shortages-a claim that has not been confirmed by any third party panel-but said it will encourage residents to conserve electricity by offering gift certificates and other incentives to those who use less power . (greenpeace.org)
  • 2016
  • The Russian Federation's first floating nuclear power plant "should be operational by 2016," Baltiskii Zavod shipyard General Director Aleksandr Voznesenskii told reporters earlier this month at the 6th International Naval Show in St. Petersburg, where the shipbuilding complex is located. (sej.org)
  • Then-Governor Perry's highly successful market- and policy-driven efforts helped make Texas by far No. 1 nationwide in windpower (over 20 GW and 15% of 2016 generation) and No. 6 in solar power. (forbes.com)
  • They're not wind and solar power (together 6.6% of 2016 U.S. generation) because those use no fuel. (forbes.com)
  • According to the presidential decree signed in January 2008, the first reactor of the nuclear power plant should be operational by 2016, and the second one by 2018. (wikipedia.org)
  • 2017
  • https://nevnov.ru/435827-pervyj-energoblok-laes-2-nachnet-vyrabotku-energii-uzhe-v-mae-2017-goda Power Reactor Details Leningrad II-2 on the PRIS of the IAEA Archived 28 June 2011 at the Wayback Machine. (wikipedia.org)
  • On 4 November 2017, Bangladesh Atomic Energy Commission received, from Bangladesh Atomic Energy Regulatory Authority, the design and construction license of Unit 1, paving the way for the nuclear island first concrete pour. (wikipedia.org)
  • On 30 November 2017, first concrete was poured for the nuclear island basemat of Unit 1. (wikipedia.org)
  • In December 2017 the rebel houthi group claimed firing a cruise missile that successfully damaged the nuclear plants, but the Emirati authorities denied these claims. (wikipedia.org)
  • 2018
  • It also announced that the initial operation of the plant will be delayed until sometime in 2018 to allow sufficient time to gain more operational experience and obtain national and international readiness reviews. (theenergycollective.com)
  • After stopping construction in 2014, the Brazilian government have decided to auction off the incomplete power station to private investors in 2018. (wikipedia.org)
  • Depending on the choice of reactor, the power plant would be built by 2018-2020. (wikipedia.org)
  • IAEA
  • Power Reactor Details Leningrad II-3 on the PRIS of the IAEA[permanent dead link] Power Reactor Details Leningrad II-4 on the PRIS of the IAEA[permanent dead link] Nuclear Encyclopedia, chief editor A. A. Yaroshinskaya. (wikipedia.org)
  • Kudankulam
  • Work to start up the Kudankulam nuclear power plant in Tamil Nadu resumed after police arrested dozens of protesters who had blocked access to the site for months, in a breakthrough for the power-short emerging economy. (yahoo.com)
  • The total cost of Unit 3 and Unit 4 of Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant, each with a capacity to produce 1,000 megawatt, is Rs 39,894 crore. (ndtv.com)
  • Saint Petersburg
  • Ленинградская АЭС ( pronunciation (help·info))) is a nuclear power plant located in the town of Sosnovy Bor in Russia's Leningrad Oblast, on the southern shore of the Gulf of Finland, some 70 kilometres (43 mi) to the west of the city centre of Saint Petersburg. (wikipedia.org)
  • Stations
  • The owners of two nuclear power plants, Kewaunee and Vermont Yankee Nuclear Power Stations, recently decided to shut them down about 20 years before they needed to be. (forbes.com)
  • But one feature is truly novel and merits examination: the claim that power stations with "fuel on hand" contribute to "grid resilience" and hence are worth more than their market prices reflect. (forbes.com)
  • grid
  • With almost a quarter of India's 1.2 billion population lacking access to reliable electrical power, the government's actions will add almost 8 GW of nuclear power to the grid. (theenergycollective.com)
  • Of the 1750 MWe gross delivered, around 90 MWe of this power will be used by plant systems such as the large pumps that circulate cooling water, leaving 1660 MWe net for supply to the grid On August 26, 2008, excavation work began. (wikipedia.org)
  • shutdown
  • But these nuclear plants are not being put in temporary shutdown, even though they have another 20 years of life, over a hundred billion more kWhrs at less than 2 g of CO2 per kWhr. (forbes.com)
  • The owner of a plant in shutdown mode has access to the decommissioning fund that was set up at the time the plant was built and into which additional funds have been added over the years of operation. (forbes.com)
  • On January 10, 2009 the Slovak government ordered the second reactor, then still undergoing a shutdown procedure, to be returned into power-generation-capable mode. (wikipedia.org)
  • Japan
  • Twenty-four years in the making, the Russian-built plant was supposed to be switched on last year, but protesters surrounded it after the nuclear accident in Japan. (yahoo.com)
  • Japan and Taiwan are the two nations that have most serious debates on the issue, and the most countries support nuclear power, he said. (taipeitimes.com)
  • This summer there were no blackouts in Japan due to lack of nuclear power, despite all the fear and doom-mongering. (slashdot.org)
  • papers
  • Other papers found significant negative effects of nuclear power when studying real asset prices in cross sections of broad market areas.We suggest a resolution and verify that an installation effect occurs after controlling for the tendency of facility builders to seek out cheap land. (repec.org)
  • safety
  • An accident could result in dangerous levels of radiation that could affect the health and safety of the public living near the nuclear power plant. (ready.gov)
  • He also defended the safety of nuclear power plants in Taiwan despite growing concerns about the issue among Taiwanese. (taipeitimes.com)
  • The three nuclear power plants in Taiwan have maintained a good record in the past 30 years, and Taiwan should be proud of the safety of its power plants," he said. (taipeitimes.com)
  • Although the original power plant design featured safety improvements such as seismically resistant attachment of equipment, it did not suit the safety and regulatory environment of the 1990s. (wikipedia.org)
  • In August 2014, the plant completed its safety tests required before operation can begin. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 2013 a group of Bangladeshi scientists and the global diaspora voiced profound concern over the safety and economic viability of the plant. (wikipedia.org)
  • German based Transparency International expressed concern on 28 December 2015 about the safety of the proposed plant. (wikipedia.org)
  • delays
  • An extended application process delays increased power output," he added. (thelocal.se)
  • The temporary cancellation by the Government and other project management difficulties caused significant delays, pushing the price tag of the plant to more than US$7.5 billion in 2009. (wikipedia.org)
  • This happened despite delays being mooted in the wake of the Japanese nuclear accident. (wikipedia.org)
  • coal
  • Does 'Fuel On Hand' Make Coal And Nuclear Power Plants More Valuable? (forbes.com)
  • According to an unpublished report by NASA, about 1.8 million people around the world would die in the next 50 years if nuclear power was entirely replaced with coal-fired and fuel-fired power, and about 6,000 people in Taiwan would die, he said. (taipeitimes.com)
  • The project is 51% funded by the Guangdong Nuclear Investment Company Ltd, with Datang International Power Generation Co and the Fujian Coal Group completing the shareholding. (wikipedia.org)
  • Unit
  • The first accident at the plant occurred shortly after the first unit came online. (wikipedia.org)
  • On 28 November 1975 a fuel channel in Unit 1 suffered a loss of coolant, resulting in the degradation of a nuclear fuel assembly that led to a significant release of radiation lasting for one month. (wikipedia.org)
  • For the first unit, parts made for the cancelled Wyhl plant were used. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1992
  • The study assembles a panel of all commercial market areas, including indicators for nuclear facilities, in the contiguous United States observed 11 times over roughly equal intervals covering the span from 1945 to 1992. (repec.org)
  • built
  • Malaysians must reject nuclear power and stop nuclear power plants from being built. (thepetitionsite.com)
  • Next to the Isar river, two base load nuclear power plants have been built, called Isar I and Isar II. (wikipedia.org)
  • These temporary storage facilities have to be used until a final processing plant is built in a central location in Germany, to where all nuclear power plants will send their atomic waste. (wikipedia.org)
  • As a result, Angra II was built with German technology, as part of a comprehensive nuclear agreement between Brazil and West Germany signed by President Ernesto Geisel in 1975. (wikipedia.org)
  • Shu Guogang, GM of China Guangdong Nuclear Power Project said, "We built 55 percent of Ling Ao Phase 2, 70 percent of Hongyanhe, 80 percent of Ningde and 90 percent of Yangjiang Station. (wikipedia.org)
  • It was proposed to be built at the site of the closed Ignalina Nuclear Power Plant, which was shut down on 31 December 2009 in accordance with Lithuania's accession agreement to the European Union. (wikipedia.org)
  • In January 2009, it was decided that the nuclear power plant will be built by Atomstroyexpoert and the Russian loan was agreed in February 2009. (wikipedia.org)
  • shut
  • Kewaunee Nuclear Power Station, shut down in May of this year, 20 years earlier than necessary. (forbes.com)
  • According to German Nuclear Phase-out regulations, Isar-I was to be shut down in 2011, with operations in Isar-II continuing until 2021. (wikipedia.org)
  • accident
  • If an accident at a nuclear power plant were to release radiation in your area, local authorities would activate warning sirens or another approved alert method. (ready.gov)
  • This is as necessary for the internal electric power supply as for the reactor cooling system, which guarantees the reliable thermal dissipation in every operating status, even when an implausible accident ingresses (for example a break of a primary coolant line). (wikipedia.org)
  • national referendum
  • The proposed 2014 national referendum to decide the fate of the power plant was rejected from the ballot for contradictory and confusing language, despite gathering more than 120,000 signatures. (wikipedia.org)
  • operational
  • Establishes the requirements for preservice and inservice testing and examination of certain components to assess their operational readiness in light-water reactor power plants. (asme.org)
  • accidents
  • We estimate the contamination risks from the atmospheric dispersion of radionuclides released by severe nuclear power plant accidents using the ECHAM/Modular Earth Submodel System (MESSy) atmospheric chemistry (EMAC) atmospheric chemistry-general circulation model at high resolution (50 km). (mdpi.com)
  • explosion
  • In the early phase of the accident, the first priority was to minimise the risk of reactor explosion and restore the cooling system by ensuring electrical power that was achieved on March 26. (bmj.com)
  • level
  • Masayuki Ono, TEPCO's General Manager, explained, "One hundred millisieverts per hour is equivalent to the limit for accumulated exposure over five years for nuclear workers, so it can be said that we found a radiation level strong enough to give someone a five-year dose of radiation within one hour. (greenpeace.org)
  • Despite Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's government's pro-nuclear stance, decisions on nuclear power on a national level may flounder against stiff local opposition. (greenpeace.org)
  • work
  • Meanwhile, the work continues to remove nuclear fuel from the storage pool in the unstable reactor #4 building and place it in a more secure location. (greenpeace.org)
  • water
  • 1 The loss of all alternating current (AC) electrical power, even from emergency generators, disabled cooling functions and the supply of recycled water. (bmj.com)
  • take
  • The researchers, Mitsuhisa Watanabe and Yasuhiro Suzuki, are warning the plant's operator, Hokuriku Power, to take additional measures to protect against seismic damage. (greenpeace.org)
  • continues
  • Kansai continues to insist that it will experience power shortages-a claim that has not been confirmed by any third party panel-but said it will encourage residents to conserve electricity by offering gift certificates and other incentives to those who use less power . (greenpeace.org)