Only In Russia: World's First Floating Nuclear Power Plant

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It sounds at best far-fetched and at worst frightening, at least at first, but this unique water-based energy station is already under construction and is designed to (safely) generate power and fresh water to over 200,000 people.
The Akademi...

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Japan Wants To Reopen Nuclear Reactors

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In the wake of the Fukushima disaster, countries around the world questioned the value of nuclear power - and Japan, reeling from the impact, vowed to become nuclear-free by 2040. Japan became completely nuclear free for the first time since 1970 as ...

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The Last Nuclear Plant Shut Down in Japan Today

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As reported by inhabitat.com, today Japan will become completely nuclear free for the first time since 1970 as it shuts down the Tomari nuclear reactor on the island of Hokkaido. One by one the country's 54 nuclear reactors have been shuttered for ma...

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USA To Resume Construction Of Nuclear Reactors

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After a 34-year hiatus following the Three Mile Island incident, the USA is restarting construction of nuclear power facilities, reported constructiondigital.

Despite growing public worry over the safety and long-term consequences of nuc...

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