Safetly Upgrades to Ensure Safety of French Nuclear Reactors

Following the disaster at Fukushima, the French Safety Authority (ASN) have decreed in a 524 page report that EDF must, by 2016 enhance the safety at all of its 58 French reactors at an estimated cost of about 10 billion euros ……..

But even then “no-one can ever guarantee that a nuclear accident will never happen in France” – ASN Chairman. from Nuclear Moniter 752 13th July 2012.

Presenting near 1 000 recommendations aimed at securing French reactors ask Chief jean-christophe Niel Director of Operations. ASN, said: “A lot of people think that Fukushima is behind us; in fact it is ahead of us” ……….