South Korea pivots away from atomic energy

Jun 19, 2017

South Korea pivots away from atomic energy

New South Korean President Moon Jae-in vowed Monday to scrap all plans to build new nuclear reactors, as he seeks to steer Asia’s fourth-largest economy clear of atomic power.Moon, who swept to power with a landslide election win last month, campaigned on promises to ...

Jun 18, 2017

Another radiation exposure accident

A radiation exposure accident in Oarai, Ibaraki, highlights once again the lack of safety consciousness on the part of the Japan Atomic Energy Agency and its predecessor.