TITLE

Two years Later, Most Systems Go!

AUTHOR(S)
McCracken, Samuel
PUB. DATE
March 1981
SOURCE
National Review;3/20/1981, Vol. 33 Issue 5, p278
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article assesses the relative risks and implications of the accident at the Three Mile Island nuclear power plant in Pennsylvania. Supporters of nuclear energy have been encouraged by the accident. An evidence of this is the success of the Emergency Core Cooling System which was able to prevent a meltdown. The response of the nuclear industry to the accident was to establish the Institute for Nuclear Power Operations. Despite the presence of anti-nuclear movement, countries including Great Britain, France, Japan and Germany continue with their pro-nuclear programs.
ACCESSION #
6078622

 

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