EU to enhance nuclear safety

EU to enhance nuclear safety


EU nuclear power plants are safe, however, a series of improvements have to take place in order to ensure even greater protection from extreme natural events. Following the accident in the Fukushima nuclear power plant in Japan on March 11, 2011, the EU decided to reassess the level of nuclear safety in all nuclear power plants in the EU. The results were overall positive, but all 14 Member States with nuclear power plants and Switzerland have prepared national action plans to strengthen safe...


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