Posts about Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant written by IChemE Blog Elf. Skip to content. ... November 2020; October 2020; September 2020; August 2020; July 2020; June 2020; May 2020; April 2020; March 2020; ... Loss Prevention Bulletin, Natech, National Geographic, oil and gas platform explosion, Piper Alpha, process safety, television,. An explosion at a nuclear power plant run by French firm EDF - just 75 miles across the Channel - added to concerns over nuclear safety yesterday.. The company, which is planning Britain's first nuclear power station in a generation, was forced to shut down its nuclear reactor at the Flamanville plant in Normandy after the blast caused a fire that left five people suffering from smoke.