Category: Data

Significant incidents at Japanese nuclear power plants and nuclear fuel facilities (Jan. 2003 – Dec. 2003)

DATE Operator Facility Name Type Short Description of Incidents Feb. 7 JNFL (Japan Nuclear Fuel Limited) Rokkasho Reprocessing Plant Reprocessing Plant Leak detected at fuel assembly transfer pit Feb. 12 Kansai-EPCO Takahama-1 Pressurized Water...

Cost of Nuclear Power in Japan

This article considers costs associated with nuclear energy which were not included in an electricity generation cost comparison published in 2003 by the Agency for Natural Resources and Energy (ANRE). ANRE’s figures are shown...

Workers’ Radiation Exposure from Replacing Reactor Core Shroud and Recirculation System Pipes Nuke Info Tokyo No. 96

This article reports on the levels to which utility workers exposed from the replacement of reactor core shroud and recirculation system pipes based on the data that was made public by the request from...