Taiwan Power Company (Taipower) will hold off returning to the United States unused fuel rods from the mothballed fourth nuclear power plant in New Taipei until a decision on whether to alter the nation’s energy transition map has been reached, an official said Monday.

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Taiwan Power Company (Taipower) said it plans to decommission unit 1 of its Chinshan nuclear power plant following the expiration of the reactor’s operating licence today after 40 years of operation. However, the utility must first be granted a decommissioning permit before work can begin.

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Published: 6 December 2018