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Taiwan debates what to do with redundant nuclear fuel rods

Taiwan’s state power company has dodged questions about the fate of 1,700-plus fuel rods containing uranium pellets after its ill-fated No-4 nuclear plant on the outskirts of Taipei was mothballed amid a groundswell of public opposition and the government’s plan to phase out nuclear-power generation. The island’s national grid operator, known as Taipower, has just said it […]