Tokyo-based Toshiba will pay $3.68 billion to cover Westinghouse’s commitments in the construction of two nuclear power reactors in the southern U.S. state
Environmental group spokesperson said shutdown shows nuclear energy comes with own set of risks, vulnerabilities
Plan to store nuclear waste in rock chambers more than 600 metres below the earth’s surface near Lake Huron
SNC-Lavalin-owned Candu also signed deal to explore potential reactor in China that uses recycled nuclear fuel
Back-to-back accidents and never-supposed-to-happen above-ground radiation leaks have shuttered the U.S. government’s only deep underground nuclear waste dump
Preston Swafford appointed chief executive of Candu Energy, chief nuclear officer of SNC-Lavalin
An underground monitor at the plant near Carlsbad detected airborne radiation
Worked at Hanford Nuclear Reservation in Washington state; fired after numerous safety complaints
Utility the change is needed because power demand is down and environmental regulations are becoming stricter.
Its owner, Entergy, had been locked in a legal battle after the state’s senate shot down an attempt to extend Vermont Yankee’s operating permit by 20 years.