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The Characteristics of an Effective Nuclear Regulator Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/6614021e.pdf
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This regulatory guidance booklet describes the characteristics of an effective nuclear safety regulator in terms of roles and responsibilities, principles and attributes.
Turkish nuclear legislation Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/6713021ec002.pdf
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  • http://www.keepeek.com/Digital-Asset-Management/oecd/nuclear-energy/turkish-nuclear-legislation_nuclear_law-2013-5jz742tkm5q8
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Turkey’s current and future economic growth is estimated by OECD "to rise to above 3% in 2013 and, as the global recovery gathers strength, to pick up to 4.5% in 2014". The energy situation, particularly, in the electricity sector with supply from ...

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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.
Managing Environmental and Health Impacts of Uranium Mining Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/6614011e.pdf
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  • http://www.keepeek.com/Digital-Asset-Management/oecd/nuclear-energy/managing-environmental-and-health-impacts-of-uranium-mining_9789264216044-en
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This report highlights the importance of mine workers being properly trained and well equipped, as well as that of ensuring that their work environment is well ventilated so as to curtail exposure to radiation.
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?