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Global Nuclear Decommissioning Market Estimated at 440 Trillion Won, But South Korea’s Capabilities “70 Percent of Advanced Nations”

Global Nuclear Decommissioning Market Estimated at 440 Trillion Won, But South Korea’s Capabilities “70 Percent of Advanced Nations”

SEOUL, Oct. 23 (Korea Bizwire) – As recent headlines have been dominated by the possible decommissioning of the Shingori 5 and Shingori 6 nuclear reactors, interest in the extremely lucrative nuclear decommissioning market has gained interest in certain quarters, bolstered by President Moon Jae-in’s comments on October 22 that he would support domestic companies’ efforts [...]

Government Faces Challenges in Shutdown of Nuclear Power Plants

Government Faces Challenges in Shutdown of Nuclear Power Plants

SEOUL, June 20 (Korea Bizwire) – The Moon administration’s efforts to mothball nuclear power plants and focus on renewable energy are being met with significant challenges. On Monday, President Moon attended an event held at Kori Nuclear Power Plant in Busan in celebration of the permanent closure of the very first nuclear power reactor in the [...]

KHNP Develops Safety Simulator Program in Preparation for Serious Nuclear Accidents

KHNP Develops Safety Simulator Program in Preparation for Serious Nuclear Accidents

SEOUL, Dec.1 (Korea Bizwire) – Korea Hydro & Nuclear Power said on November 28 that it held a launching event for its “beyond-design basis accident” simulator program in preparation for nuclear reactor meltdown at its Kori Nuclear Power Plant in the southeast. The simulator program has been developed to respond to serious nuclear power plant accidents like the one [...]