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Welcome to the united nations toggle navigation العربية 中文 english français русский. The us, with the world's largest fleet of nuclear power plants, only just avoided a catastrophic accident at the david-besse reactor in 2002. Nuclear power plants world-wide, in operation and under construction, iaea as of 27 november 2016 number of reactors in operation, worldwide, 2016. General nuclear statistics in the world, including the number of plants, total capacity and generation, country by country fuel shares, and reactors under construction. Information on nuclear energy and the nuclear fuel cycle from the world nuclear association. The crippling problems at the nuclear power plants the toshiba subsidiary was constructing in georgia and south carolina have nothing to do with nuclear.
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