By Ari Phillips on April 18, 2014
The recent closure of the San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station is illustrative of the turning point at which many nuclear power plants in the U.S. find themselves -- face expensive upgrades and price competition or shut down.
By Ari Phillips on April 10, 2014
The March 2011 earthquake and tsunami in Japan didn't only shut down the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant, it caused Japan to close all 50 of its nuclear plants.
By Ari Phillips on March 20, 2014
China is currently building 28 nuclear plants, about 40 percent of the world total under construction. It has big plans for upping the ante.
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By Ari Phillips on January 16, 2014
The plan involves restarting some nuclear reactors in Japan, where cleanup of the Fukushima nuclear plant is still precarious and far behind schedule. It faces fierce public opposition.