Nuclear Power and Nuclear Safety

Untrue rumours about an on-going incident at the Halden Research Reactor in Norway

IFE has been made aware of stories about an on-going incident involving a “meltdown” at the Halden Reactor that currently are circulating in some European media and websites.
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Valseth, Atle

Research Director / Deputy President

 

IFE would like to emphasize that these stories are not true. The Norwegian Radiation Protection Authorities have also commented on the false rumours on their website, see:

Untrue rumours about an on-going incident at Halden reactor in Norway (17.03.2017)

Haldenreaktoren

2017-03-17