The Kori plant southwest of Seoul which was South Korea's first nuclear plant when it started operation in 1978. Photo: EPA The Kori plant southwest of Seoul which was South Korea's first nuclear plant when it started operation in 1978. Photo: EPA
The Kori plant southwest of Seoul which was South Korea's first nuclear plant when it started operation in 1978. Photo: EPA

South Korea to scale back reliance on nuclear power in wake of Fukushima

Dramatic cut in use targeted in wake of Fukushima crisis and domestic safety scandal

Topic |   Fukushima nuclear disaster
The Kori plant southwest of Seoul which was South Korea's first nuclear plant when it started operation in 1978. Photo: EPA The Kori plant southwest of Seoul which was South Korea's first nuclear plant when it started operation in 1978. Photo: EPA
The Kori plant southwest of Seoul which was South Korea's first nuclear plant when it started operation in 1978. Photo: EPA
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