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Court to rule on fate of public debate committee on nuclear energy

A local court is set to determine the fate of a public debate commission, that was launched by the Moon Jae-in administration,… to decide on whether or not to permanently halt the construction of two nuclear reactors in the southeastern city of Ulsan. Scholars and union members of the country’s nuclear governing body had filed […]

Transforming Air Into Pure Drinking Water Is Finally Possible, Here’s How

Deserts are not particularly welcoming environments, and yet at least hundred million people live in desert regions around the world, according to the UN. They have to make due with less than 25 cm of rainfall each year, and for many, even that miniscule water supply is under threat as climate change is making dry […]

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Nuclear security watchdog gives green light for construction of two nuclear power plants

Korea’s nuclear security watchdog have approved plans to build two nuclear power plants in the southern port city of Ulsan. The Shin-Kori… units five and six are expected to be completed by 2021 and 2022 respectively,… bringing the number of reactors in Korea to 30. The project will cost seven-and-a-half billion U.S. dollars. The reactors […]

Why Did Fukushima Explode?

Good morning, John. Suddenly, along with the disaster in Japan, it has become kind of necessary to understand a little bit about how nuclear reactors work. And so I hope that you will excuse me postponing my Thoughts from Haiti and instead giving in direction as to how nuclear reactors work and how that pertains […]

Inside Millstone Nuclear Power Station: People Powering Connecticut

IT PRODUCES A HUGE AMOUNT OF ENERGY EACH YEAR…BUT YOU MIGHT NOT EVEN REALIZE THE LARGEST NUCLEAR POWER PLANT IN NEW ENGLAND IS LOCATED RIGHT IN SOUTHEASTERN CONNECTICUT… NEWS 8 ANCHOR SCOTT MCDONNELL GOT GOT SPECIAL ACCESS TO GET CLOSER LOOK INSIDE THE MILLSTONE NUCLEAR POWER STATION UNLESS YOU LIVE IN SOUTHEASTERN CONNECTICUT.OR UNLESS SOMETHING […]