Are those who operate Norway’s only nuclear research reactor taking its safety seriously? A new report raises concerns. October 25th brought reports that there was a release of radioactive iodine from the Halden Reactor. The Norwegian Radiation Protection Authority subsequently withdrew the reactor’s operating license from the Institute for Energy Technology. The NRPA has pointed out several issues the institute must resolve before the reactor goes back online.
Bellona 3rd March 2017 read more »