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Taiwan puts opening of new reactor on hold, schedules referendum

World Nuclear News reported today: The government of Taiwan has announced that unit 1 of the Lungmen nuclear power plant will be mothballed once pre-operational safety checks are completed. Construction of unit 2, meanwhile, will be suspended immediately. A referendum … Continue reading

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Shimane 3 ABWR start date may be pushed back

Reuters reported yesterday that the start up date for the Shimane Unit 3 reactor might be delayed: Chugoku Electric Power said it may delay the planned March 2012 start of commercial operations for its third nuclear reactor because engineers are … Continue reading

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