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  1. Business - Commodities - ENERGY

    China fracking proceeds despite earthquake risk

    Posted Aug 02nd 2013, 12:00am by Bloomberg

    ... Bloomberg Drilling for gas in Sichuan could yield rewards, but it is China's most seismically active province China fracking proceeds despite earthquake risk China won't let earthquakes hinder its quest for energy. Companies such as Royal Dutch Shell and China National Petroleum are starting to drill for gas and oil in shale rock in Sichuan, the nation's most ...

  2. Business - Commodities - ENERGY

    Nuclear power popular despite Fukushima: OECD boss Luis Echavarri

    Posted Oct 19th 2013, 03:13am by Eric Ng

    ... That is despite some nations, including Germany, Italy and Switzerland, having decided to phase out nuclear power after a powerful earthquake and tsunami triggered equipment failure and a prolonged ...

  3. Business - Commodities - ENERGY

    Energy confab in South Korea to mull nuclear, solar power and fracking

    Posted Oct 14th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... earthquake and tsunami, which saw the Fukushima reactors' cooling systems swamped, causing the meltdown. The catastrophe, which forced tens of thousands around the plant to evacuate, has also ...

  4. Business - China Business - ENERGY

    China nuclear plant delay raises safety concern

    Posted Oct 07th 2013, 12:00am by Eric Ng

    ... project approvals amid a thorough safety review of all operating projects and those under construction or being planned following the earthquake-nuclear disaster in Japan in March 2011. Beijing ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - ENERGY

    Chance of nuclear leaks 'very slim', expert says

    Posted Aug 12th 2013, 12:00am by SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... for three years. While Japan is still cleaning up radioactive water leaked from its Fukushima nuclear plant, which suffered serious damage from a 2011 earthquake and tsunami, South Korea has seen ...

  6. News - China - ENERGY

    Hundreds rally in Taiwan against vote on new nuclear plant

    Posted May 27th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... the island's nuclear power plants have been mounting since the March 2011 Fukushima nuclear disaster in Japan. Taiwan lies near the junction of two tectonic plates and is regularly hit by earthquakes ...

  7. News - China - ENERGY

    China to resume nuclear reactor programme

    Posted Sep 26th 2012, 10:11am by Reuters in Beijing

    ... for the first time since an earthquake and tsunami left the Fukushima Daiichi reactor complex in northeast Japan on the verge of meltdown last year. Following the disaster, the Chinese government ...

  8. Business - Commodities - ENERGY

    Work starts on Shandong reactor

    Posted Jan 07th 2013, 12:00am by BLOOM

    ... and a development schedule for the industry in October, effectively lifting a ban on new projects in place since an earthquake and tsunami crippled the Fukushima plant in Japan in 2011. The world's ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - ENERGY

    Zero-risk incident at Guangdong's Ling Ao nuclear plant, but greens seek the cause

    Posted Aug 15th 2012, 12:00am by Danny Mok

    ... an earthquake and tsunami in Japan sparked a disaster at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant last year. Hong Kong subsequently reviewed its emergency planning and held a two-day nuclear safety drill ...



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