Up to 40 trillion becquerels of radioactive tritium may have leaked into the sea over the past two years, Tepco officials say
Craig Leonard said he would expect federal Crown corporation to be on hook for excessive costs
Nuclear power best option for a resource-poor nation like Japan, says Lady Barbara Judge, who chaired the U.K. Atomic Energy Authority from 2004 to 2010.
Kansai Electric Power Co., says it hopes to get the green light to restart the Takama nuclear power plant early next year.
CNSC needs more time to evaluate application to extend operating license for another five years.
Two Korea Hydro employees could face arrest as probe into fabricated test results widens.
Utilities investing in natural gas plants rather than refurbishing old reactors or lobbying regulators to approve new facilities.
Problem could hamper clean-up efforts
Plant has experienced persistent technical problems since start-up in 2011
The next step will be to bring reactor back to full power