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08.28.17
‘Safer’ thorium reactor trials could salvage nuclear power
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‘Safer’ thorium reactor trials could salvage nuclear power

Dutch researchers are kicking off the first thorium fission tests in 45 years.

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03.12.17
Study says Fukushima region is safe enough for people to return
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Study says Fukushima region is safe enough for people to return

Radiation levels might not pose a long-term threat in key areas.

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12.22.16
Japan axes its 'fast' nuclear reactor prototype
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Japan axes its 'fast' nuclear reactor prototype

It was supposed to be relatively eco-friendly, but it's mostly a boondoggle.

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06.22.16
California's last nuclear power plant to close in 2025
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California's last nuclear power plant to close in 2025

With the fervor for renewable energy, it probably won’t come back.

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05.02.16
UK's proposed nuclear plant is one of the costliest things on Earth
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UK's proposed nuclear plant is one of the costliest things on Earth

The proposed Hinkley Point C reactor could cost $35 billion.

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