The January-February 2012 issue of Nuclear Plant Journal features an article about the Blue Ribbon Commission's recent report on nuclear energy. The report was presented to the U.S. Energy Secretary on January 26, 2012. You may visit a brief summary on NPJ's YouTube channel by clicking here.
The full version of the January-February, 2012 issue is available from our website, please click here. This issue's articles also include Japan Atomic Industrial Forum's vision on handling current issues and its plan for handling future challenges. Also World Association of Nuclear Operators (WANO) has shared their insight into their plan on making WANO a stronger organization in view of Fukushima. Industry innovation articles include underwater noncontact measurements within the challenging environment of reactor internals, software and methods for measuring eddy current noise during nondestructive examination of a steam generator tubing, Fukushima emergency radioactive wastewater treatment, and enhanced productivity in tracking the tools with Radio Frequency Identification System are also provided. Bruce Power (Canada) Units 1 and 2 are profiled in this issue.