Ukraine Considers Shutting Nuclear Plant After Loss of Backup Power

Ukraine is contemplating shutting down the only remaining reactor on the Zaporizhzhia nuclear plant, the Worldwide Atomic Vitality Company stated Friday, after shelling left the plant with no protected and sustainable supply of backup energy.

The plant, which has already shut down 5 of its six reactors, dangers having just one remaining supply of electrical energy to energy its programs in case the sixth reactor has to go offline, stated Director Basic Rafael Grossi in a press release.