18 March 2011

Global expansion of nuclear power may draw more scrutiny as Japan struggles with reactors crippled by the quake. 'This is obviously a significant setback for the so-called nuclear renaissance,' said Peter Bradford, a former member of the US Nuclear Regulatory Commission. 'The image of a nuclear power plant blowing up before your eyes on a TV screen is a first.'

(The Business Times, 15 Mar 11)