Heavy rain shuts South Korea nuclear plant

A nuclear reactor in South Korea has been shut after deadly, heavy downpours in the country. Flash floods hit the city of Busan at the tail end of last week and continued at the start of this week, with reports suggesting at least five deaths as a result. Rising water prompted the safety system to […]

South Korea suspends nuclear reactors over ‘fake documents’

South Korea has suspended operations at two of its nuclear reactors over the use of “fake documents”, reports claim. The nation’s Nuclear Safety and Security Commission is said to have halted operations to replace “unauthorised equipment” that was supplied using safety certificates that had been fabricated. The news follows a series of nuclear shutdowns in […]