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Nuclear Power

Synopsis
Describes the processes of electrical power generation which are common to all power stations. Describes the particular operation of Magnox, PWR, RBMK (Chernobyl type) and AGR reactors. Explains why the reactor type used in Chernobyl was never seriously considered in the West.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Video; Videocassette. Standard formats. col. 25 min.
Year of production
1987
Availability
OUT OF DISTRIBUTION
Uses
A-level physics courses; 1st year undergraduate courses in energy studies and environmental science; general audiences.*
Subjects
Physics
Keywords
nuclear power

Production Company

Name

United Kingdom Atomic Energy Authority

Notes
see AEA Technology

Distributor

Name

AEA Technology

Phone
01235 433333
Fax
01235 436548
Address
BNIF Education Programme
329 Harwell
Didcot, Oxon
OX11 0RA
Notes
formerly United Kingdom Atomic Energy Authorigy (UKAEA)

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