Today: 24.Mar.2018

Akanksha Gupta: Most of the world's biggest nuclear power plants by net capacity are in East Asia. Regular inspection and safety measures have been stepped up at the large capacity nuclear power stations following the Fukushima nuclear disaster in 2011.

Published in Nuclear, P. Gosselin: Germany’s once highly promoted “Energiewende” (transition to green energies) and the country’s feed-in act have been given a grade of “F” by one of the country’s top economists, Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. mult. Hans-Werner Sinn. Top German economist Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. mult. Hans-Werner Sinn says supplying Germany’s energy needs with wind and sun is “disillusionment”.

Published in Wind and Solar

Das Kernkraftwerk Beznau 1 darf wieder in Betrieb genommen werden. Die Axpo hat nachgewiesen, dass die im Stahl des Reaktordruckbehälters gefundenen Einschlüsse keinen negativen Einfluss auf die Sicherheit haben. Das Eidgenössische Nuklearsicherheitsinspektorat ENSI hat den Nachweis geprüft und akzeptiert.

Published in Nuclear