Update on Korea. A major programme underway.


A report is given on the nuclear power programme of the Republic of Korea. Seven PWRs are under construction and four more are planned. The Korea Electric Power Corporation (Kepco) also has one Candu station in operation. The structure of the Korean nuclear power administration is outlined. Descriptions are given of work on completing the fuel cycle and on developing a manufacturing capacity. (U.K.). Jeffs,-E.