Energy and Resource
Voting to repurpose mothballed power plant By Tsai Ya-ying 蔡雅瀅 Two referendums on the mothballed Fourth Nuclear Power Plant in New Taipei City’s Gongliao District (貢寮) might be held concurrently with next year’s presidential election.
Energy and Resource
    1. High Court Decisions Affirmed   Q1. Which parts of the court decisions are affirmed? Decision is affirmed and final for 262 plaintiffs, the 111 plaintiffs of Group A (namely spouses and children of deceased former RCA workers) and 151 plaintiffs of Group B (namely former RCA workers who have been diagnosed with grave illnesses). They are rewarded with different amounts in compensation by the Taiwan High Court Decision of October 27, 2017.
Habitat and Ecology
During an interview with the Liberty Times (the Taipei Times’ sister newspaper), Tu Tze-chen (杜紫宸), former head of the Industrial Technology Research Institute’s Knowledge-based Economy and Competitiveness Center, touched upon the topic of air pollution.