By: Flor Wang and Wang Chao-yu
Five or six trucks carrying an unknown number of unused fuel rods from the Fourth Nuclear Power Plant arrived at Keelung Port in the early hours and were then loaded into several containers that departed for the U.S. at around noon.
However, the authorities in charge did not disclose whether this is the last batch of fuel rods being sent back to America.
A Legislative Yuan resolution that was passed in 2018 demands that state-run Taiwan Power Co. (Taipower) must send back all 1,744 unused fuel rods from the plant to America by the end of this year. [FULL STORY]