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S. Korean Nuclear Power Industry Buoyed by Taiwanese Decision to Halt Nuclear Phase-Out

S. Korean Nuclear Power Industry Buoyed by Taiwanese Decision to Halt Nuclear Phase-Out

SEOUL, Nov. 27 (Korea Bizwire) — After voters in Taiwan approved a referendum to stop the phase-out of nuclear power, South Korean advocates of nuclear energy have started to speak out about having a similar public discourse surrounding Korea’s own planned nuclear phase-out. The South Korean government has officially said that it plans to go [...]

S. Korea Steps Up Effort to Win Saudi Arabia’s Nuclear Project

S. Korea Steps Up Effort to Win Saudi Arabia’s Nuclear Project

SEOUL, Jul. 2 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korea’s government said Monday it will step up collaboration with the local nuclear industry to boost the country’s chances to win Saudi Arabia’s nuclear project after the state-run Korea Electric Power Corp. (KEPCO) was shortlisted along with four other bidders. Saudi Arabia selected five countries — South Korea, [...]

Small Modular Reactors in Spotlight following Nuclear Disaster Film

Small Modular Reactors in Spotlight following Nuclear Disaster Film

SEOUL, Dec. 16 (Korea Bizwire) – The recent South Korean blockbuster disaster film “Pandora” was the first of its kind to see nuclear power plants play a pivotal role in the plot.  The movie, which is reminiscent of the Fukushima nuclear meltdown in 2011, takes place in an eastern coastal city of South Korea that [...]