Apr 5, 2016

NRA begins checks on Ikata No. 3 reactor

The Nuclear Regulation Authority (NRA) on Tuesday started inspections on the No. 3 reactor of Shikoku Electric Power Co.’s Ikata nuclear power plant ahead of a planned restart in summer. If the checks go smoothly, Shikoku Electric plans to load nuclear fuel into the ...

Apr 1, 2016

U.S. and China to join Paris climate deal this year

The United States and China will sign the global climate agreement next month and intend to start putting it in place later this year, the White House said Thursday. The international agreement was reached in December in Paris, but needs a critical mass of ...