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MONJU

JAPAN
May 17, 2013
Monju reactor unlikely to resume operations by next March: JAEA
Kyodo
Japan Times
Reference / Q&A
May 15, 2013
Monju: Generating only misfortune
The troubled Monju prototype fast-breeder reactor made headlines again when the Nuclear Regulation Authority said it apparently plans to ensure the facility remains idled after announcing that the Japan Atomic Energy Agency failed to properly inspect some 10,000 components, including critical ones.
JAPAN
May 14, 2013
NRA wants Monju to remain shut down
The Monju fast-breeder reactor in Fukui will stay closed because the Japan Atomic Energy Agency is too inept to manage it, the Nuclear Regulation Authority says.
Japan Times
JAPAN
Mar 5, 2013
Faulty equipment checks prompt NRA safety inspection of Monju
The Nuclear Regulation Authority began a regular safety inspection Monday of the troubled Monju prototype fast-breeder reactor after its operator was found to have carried out sloppy equipment checks.

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