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Nuclear power: Energy agency wants objective study by independent party

(Last of two parts) President Marcos Jr. is all for the idea of reviving the Bataan Nuclear Power Plant (BNPP), but the Department of Energy (DoE) is leaving no stone unturned to ensure the safety, if at all possible, of the controversial facility that has been lying dormant for nearly 40 years.  Weeks after Mr....


Nuclear power: Rehab of Bataan plant pushed in big way

(First of two parts) President Ferdinand Marcos Jr. appears intent on getting the mothballed Bataan Nuclear Power Plant (BNPP) going before he steps down in June 2028, in what critics say could be yet another project to airbrush his father’s legacy.      The nuclear power plant in the province of Bataan west of Manila was built...