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Ibaraki Prefecture, Japan

No abnormalities reported at Tokai nuclear power station in Ibaraki Prefecture, Japan, following strong earthquake - NHK

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Cumbria, England, United Kingdom

UK Labour lawmaker Jamie Reed announces he is quitting Parliament to take post in nuclear power industry; has represented Cumbria since 2005 - Independent

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Japan

Japanese government formally decides to decommission its trouble-plagued Monju prototype reactor - Kyodo

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Illinois, US

#BREAKING: Bill to save Q-C nuclear plant passes Illinois House https://t.co/x9C5V9zmuU https://t.co/RrYzWnsqvS - @qctimes

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San Luis Obispo County, CA, US

Pacific Gas & Electric to pay $85 million to San Luis Obispo County, Calif., cities, school district to offset impacts of Diablo Canyon nuclear power plant proposed closure - SLO Tribune

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Switzerland

Update: 54.2% of voters, majority of states vote against referendum to shut all 5 nuclear power plants by 2029 - SRF

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Switzerland

Swiss voters projected to reject plan to force their government to accelerate the country's exit from nuclear energy - SRF via AP

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Vietnam

Vietnam's National Assembly halt plans to build 2 multi-billion-dollar nuclear power plants with Russia and Japan, parliament delegates say, citing lower demand, rising costs and safety concerns - Reuters

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Earthquake off eastern Japan, Nov. 22, 2016

Editor's note: For comparison, the 2011 tsunami that devastated Japan and caused the nuclear disaster came after a 9.0-magnitude earthquake. Then, a 50-foot-high wave hit the Tohoku region, with reports of higher waves in other areas, The Washington Post reports. The highest waves after Tuesday morning's earthquake have been reported to be around 1.4 meters - about 4.5 feet. - Stephanie

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Earthquake off eastern Japan, Nov. 22, 2016

Officials: Fukushima Diani nuclear power plant spent fuel pool cooling system is resuming - NHK

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Earthquake off eastern Japan, Nov. 22, 2016

Tokyo Electric Power Company announces 1-meter tsunami arrives at nuclear plant in Fukushima; no damage reported - @KjeldDuits

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Earthquake off eastern Japan, Nov. 22, 2016

NHK: Fukushima, Japan, nuclear power plant's 3rd reactor water cooling system has stopped, however not an immediate dangerous situation

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Earthquake off eastern Japan, Nov. 22, 2016

Editor's note: A 6.9-magnitude earthquake off the Fukushima, Japan, coast has prompted a tsunami warning and evacuations along the coast. There are no immediate reports of damage or injuries, AP reports. In 2011, an offshore earthquake destroyed the nuclear power plant in the same prefecture. According to NHK, Tokyo Electric Power Company officials say no damage or impacts have been observed at any reactors. - Stephanie

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Earthquake off eastern Japan, Nov. 22, 2016

Tokyo Electric Power Company: No irregularities at any reactors, no change in radiation levels at Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant - NHK

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Earthquake off eastern Japan, Nov. 22, 2016

NHK: Fukushima, Japan, nuclear plant is checking for any impact from earthquake; not observing any changes

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Scriba, NY, US

#Breaking PSC approves sale of the Fitzpatrick Nuclear Power Plant https://t.co/Y2NGcoxDsI - @NewsChannel9

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business

Tennessee Valley Authority, the largest federal utility in US, selling unfinished nuclear power plant in northeast Alabama by auction Monday; minimum bid $36.4 million - AP

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Vietnam

Vietnamese government has decided to halt nuclear power plant construction with Japanese and Russian assistance, Vietnam Electricity official says - Bangkok Post

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France

More: RTE says the rise of renewables and imports from neighboring countries and demand response mechanism could compensate for low nuclear output - Reuters

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France

French electricity transmission network RTE says security of electricity supply for winter 2016/2017 could be more delicate than previous years due to tight nuclear supplies - Reuters

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