Plan is meant to encourage power grid modernization, innovation
Electricity production reduced to 35 per cent capacity; utility forced to find other power sources
Will be fully recommissioned after safety shutdown testing.
Says it feared consequences of new safety measures.
TOKYO—Japan’s prime minister hinted Wednesday that the government will announce a gradual abandonment of nuclear power when it issues a new energy policy this week. News reports said the Cabinet has already agreed to the new policy. Yoshihiko Noda said…
Struggling company built solar, wind power plants before tsunami.
The application was to build a third reactor at the Calvert Cliffs facility in Maryland
Deal will allow Canadian companies to export more uranium.
Tens of thousands rally as another reactor at the Fukushima Dai-ichi plant goes back online.
The company says its reactors have the ability to run 100 per cent MOX fuel with no loss in electricity production.