The nuclear energy agency (nea) is a specialised agency within the organisation for economic co-operation and development (oecd), an intergovernmental organisation of industrialised countries, based in paris, france. The bankruptcy of toshiba-owned nuclear energy group westinghouse on wednesday throws up in the air ambitious british plans to use nuclear power to replace coal and, eventually, natural gas. South korea's nuclear energy debate south korea's experiment in deliberative democracy will impact president moon jae-in's nuclear phase-out policy by se young jang for the diplomat.
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