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Strategic Considerations for the Sustainable Remediation of Nuclear Installations Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/6616061e.pdf
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  • http://www.keepeek.com/Digital-Asset-Management/oecd/nuclear-energy/strategic-considerations-for-the-sustainable-remediation-of-nuclear-installations_9789264261983-en
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Nuclear sites around the world are being decommissioned and remedial actions are being undertaken to enable sites, or parts of sites, to be reused.
The Safety Culture of an Effective Nuclear Regulatory Body Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/6616011e.pdf
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  • http://www.keepeek.com/Digital-Asset-Management/oecd/nuclear-energy/the-safety-culture-of-an-effective-nuclear-regulatory-body_9789264252967-en
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The fundamental objective of all nuclear safety regulatory bodies is to ensure that activities related to the peaceful use of nuclear energy are carried out in a safe manner within their respective countries.

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Primary energy supply Click to Access:
    http://data.oecd.org/energy/primary-energy-supply.htm
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Primary energy supply is defined as energy production plus energy imports, minus energy exports, minus international bunkers, then plus or minus stock changes.
Costs of Decommissioning Nuclear Power Plants Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/6616041e.pdf
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  • http://www.keepeek.com/Digital-Asset-Management/oecd/nuclear-energy/costs-of-decommissioning-nuclear-power-plants_9789264255555-en
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While refurbishments for the long-term operation of nuclear power plants and for the lifetime extension of such plants have been widely pursued in recent years, the number of plants to be decommissioned is nonetheless expected to increase in future,...
Restructuring the Electricity Sector and Promoting Green Growth in Japan Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/5k43nxrhfjtd.pdf
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  • http://www.keepeek.com/Digital-Asset-Management/oecd/economics/restructuring-the-electricity-sector-and-promoting-green-growth-in-japan_5k43nxrhfjtd-en
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The 2011 disaster and nuclear problems opened the door to a new energy policy, as they raised fundamental questions about the electricity system’s ability to prevent and respond to accidents. In particular, the system has had difficulty coping with the shortages caused by the accident and the...
 
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Thematic Video on Nuclear Energy

Did you know that NEA member countries account for approximately 85% of the world's installed nuclear capacity and that in the OECD area, nuclear energy represents almost 22% of the electricity supply?
 
 
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