Dec 6, 2015

NRA fails to conduct on-site checks for nuclear-plant cables

The Nuclear Regulation Authority failed to conduct on-site inspections to determine if safety equipment cables were installed separately from other cables at nuclear power plants during the safety screening process required for the restart of reactors, it was learned Saturday. The revelation came to ...

Niigata puts Tepco's reactor inspection request on hold

Sep 25, 2013

Niigata puts Tepco's reactor inspection request on hold

Niigata Gov. Hirohiko Izumida said Wednesday that his decision on whether to let Tokyo Electric Power Co. request safety tests for two idled reactors in Niigata Prefecture won’t be made for some time. “I will keep this issue on hold,” Izumida told Tepco President ...