Category: Nuclear Industry

CNIC Statement: Shikoku Electric should seek a new direction by becoming a pioneer in nuclear plant decommissioning

Citizens’ Nuclear Information Center Statement, February 4, 2020 The Hiroshima High Court has issued a provisional injunction ordering Shikoku Electric Power Co. (SEPCO) to suspend operation of the Unit 3 nuclear reactor at its...

Toshiba-Tenex Enriched Uranium Joint Venture: Japan-Russia Bilateral Nuclear Cooperation Agreement Nuke Info Tokyo No. 141

On February 9 Toshiba announced that it had agreed to start discussions on establishing a joint venture for enriched uranium sales with Russian company Tenex. Tenex (Techsnabexport) is a subsidiary of Russia’s Atomenergoprom (AEP),...

South Texas Project Nuclear Power Plant: International Letter and Petition to Japanese Government Nuke Info Tokyo No. 141

In The Japan Bank for International Cooperation (JBIC) posted a notice on its web site on January 7 saying that it had officially commenced the environmental and social screening process for two new nuclear...