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US power company abandons nuclear plans for Texas..

 
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PostPosted: Wed Apr 20, 2011 2:52 pm    Post subject: US power company abandons nuclear plans for Texas.. Reply with quote

More (metaphorical) fallout from Fukushima - this time in the US where plans to build new nukes have been kyboshed. From NHK
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A US power company says it will abandon plans to build nuclear reactors in Texas, amid the crisis at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant in Japan.

NRG Energy, which operates the South Texas Project nuclear station, planned to build the 2 reactors with Japan's Toshiba Corporation.
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