There's no shortage of sunshine in Ghana, making it an ideal place for solar energy – in principle. But the country would rather have nuclear power. An experimental reactor was built 20 years ago - but so far it hasn’t made much headway.
Japan's largest nuclear power plant has been declared safe by regulators, prompting renewed concerns from critics that operator TEPCO has not learned the lessons of the 2011 Fukushima disaster. Julian Ryall reports.
A Czech nuclear power plant decided a bikini contest would be a good way to choose its next round of interns. Facebook users were asked to rate school graduates who posed inside a cooling tower.
A new study has raised safety concerns over the site of a proposed new nuclear power plant in South Africa. The study adds to controversy over transparency, economics and environmental issues.
In and out of campaign mode, German Chancellor Angela Merkel exhibits a talent for sucking the wind out of her opponents' sails. DW looks at some of the tactics that have helped her gain and hold onto power for so long.
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