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Mini-nuclear power plants at least 10 years out: Canadian Nuclear Association - The Post Millennial

News - Fri, 07/19/2019 - 23:31
Mini-nuclear power plants at least 10 years out: Canadian Nuclear Association  The Post Millennial

Could tiny nuclear power plants be the answer to cleaner power for diesel-reliant, remote communities and mine sites? Economics, geography and regulatory ...

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Nuclear power plant will suck fish to their deaths - The Times

News - Fri, 07/19/2019 - 23:01
Nuclear power plant will suck fish to their deaths  The Times

It has been described as a giant plughole under the sea, sucking in 130000 litres of water a second along with vast numbers of fish.The twin inlet tunnels ...

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Once Endangered American Crocodiles Continue Comeback Thanks To FPL ‘Croc Team’ At Turkey Point - CBS Miami

News - Fri, 07/19/2019 - 22:51
Once Endangered American Crocodiles Continue Comeback Thanks To FPL ‘Croc Team’ At Turkey Point  CBS Miami

SOUTH DADE (CBSMiami) — Turkey Point nuclear power plant's “crocodile team” is on a mission: to monitor and protect the American crocodiles that make ...

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NRC lays out decommissioning steps for Davis-Besse - Fremont News Messenger

News - Fri, 07/19/2019 - 19:57
NRC lays out decommissioning steps for Davis-Besse  Fremont News Messenger

The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission held an open house Thursday in Carroll Township to discuss the Davis-Besse Nuclear Power Station.

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France May Shut Nuclear Power Plant - Financial Tribune

News - Fri, 07/19/2019 - 19:49
France May Shut Nuclear Power Plant  Financial Tribune

French utility EDF could shut down production at its 2600 megawatt capacity Golfech nuclear power plant in the south of France from July 23, due to the high ...

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Why the nuclear industry must embrace digital technology - Electric Light & Power

News - Fri, 07/19/2019 - 17:47
Why the nuclear industry must embrace digital technology  Electric Light & Power

The UK has some of strictest nuclear safety standards in the world. Operators must walk a perilous regulatory tightrope, ensuring their systems, hardware and ...

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How the race for nuclear power began - PRI

News - Fri, 07/19/2019 - 17:30
How the race for nuclear power began  PRI

The begging of the nuclear age at the end of World War II happened, in large part, due to fears that Germany would detonate an atomic bomb first. See how the ...

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Nuclear reactor PANIC: Russia shuts down three reactors in a WEEK following malfunction - Express.co.uk

News - Fri, 07/19/2019 - 15:42
Nuclear reactor PANIC: Russia shuts down three reactors in a WEEK following malfunction  Express.co.uk

RUSSIAN nuclear reactors have been dramatically shut down after a short-circuit just days after the same incident happened at a different power station.

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Nuclear reactor PANIC: Russia shuts down three reactors in a WEEK following malfunction - Express.co.uk

News - Fri, 07/19/2019 - 15:42
Nuclear reactor PANIC: Russia shuts down three reactors in a WEEK following malfunction  Express.co.uk

RUSSIAN nuclear reactors have been dramatically shut down after a short-circuit just days after the same incident happened at a different power station.

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US regulator seeks to improve efficiency - World Nuclear News

News - Fri, 07/19/2019 - 15:37
US regulator seeks to improve efficiency  World Nuclear News

The US Nuclear Regulatory Commission has proposed a reduction in the frequency and scope of inspections at the country's more than 90 nuclear power units ...

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Advanced US nukes need a boost; is the Pentagon the answer? - Utility Dive

News - Fri, 07/19/2019 - 15:09
Advanced US nukes need a boost; is the Pentagon the answer?  Utility Dive

While nuclear energy has the dual attraction of zero carbon emissions and being a reliable form of baseload power, it remains cost prohibitive, especially when ...

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Is nuclear energy central Pennsylvania's saving grace? | PA Business Central | Marcellus Business Central | Women in Business - Pennsylvania Business Central

News - Fri, 07/19/2019 - 15:07
Is nuclear energy central Pennsylvania's saving grace? | PA Business Central | Marcellus Business Central | Women in Business  Pennsylvania Business Central

Pennsylvania's nuclear energy future is in a state of flux. With the Three Mile Island Nuclear plant closing this fall and concerns the Beaver Valley nuclear plant ...

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Floating Nuclear Power Plants: Solution or Nightmare? - In Homeland Security

News - Fri, 07/19/2019 - 14:30
Floating Nuclear Power Plants: Solution or Nightmare?  In Homeland Security

Floating nuclear power plants: Russia touts its power north of the Arctic Circle with the launch of a floating barge with two 35-megawatt nuclear reactors.

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China to help Kenya pick location of first nuclear power plant - The North Africa Post

News - Fri, 07/19/2019 - 14:23
China to help Kenya pick location of first nuclear power plant  The North Africa Post

The Indian Ocean, Lake Victoria and Lake Turkana have been identified as the most optimal sites for the establishment of Kenya's first nuclear power plant, local ...

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Nuclear Industry Looks to Save Money Under Reduced US Safety Oversight - Insurance Journal

News - Fri, 07/19/2019 - 13:42
Nuclear Industry Looks to Save Money Under Reduced US Safety Oversight  Insurance Journal

Fewer mock commando raids to test nuclear power plants' defenses against terrorist attacks. Fewer, smaller government inspections for plant safety issues.

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Nuclear Industry Looks to Save Money Under Reduced U.S. Safety Oversight - Insurance Journal

News - Fri, 07/19/2019 - 13:42
Nuclear Industry Looks to Save Money Under Reduced U.S. Safety Oversight  Insurance Journal

Fewer mock commando raids to test nuclear power plants' defenses against terrorist attacks. Fewer, smaller government inspections for plant safety issues.

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Trump Administration Proposes Slashing Regulations for Nuclear Power Plants - Democracy Now!

News - Fri, 07/19/2019 - 13:39
Trump Administration Proposes Slashing Regulations for Nuclear Power Plants  Democracy Now!

The Trump administration is preparing to roll back government regulations on nuclear power plants, with staffers at the Nuclear Regulatory Commission ...

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Nuclear Industry Claims Embedded Prejudice in Finance Agency - InsideSources

News - Fri, 07/19/2019 - 11:39
Nuclear Industry Claims Embedded Prejudice in Finance Agency  InsideSources

They are bureaucracy's equivalent of ghosts: old policies, fiats and ideas that have lost their relevance — if they ever had any — and are without a.

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Ukraine's nuclear power disasters may not be over, experts warn - Kyiv Post

News - Fri, 07/19/2019 - 10:11
Ukraine's nuclear power disasters may not be over, experts warn  Kyiv Post

After more than three decades in the shadow of the Chornobyl catastrophe — the world's worst nuclear energy-related disaster — Ukrainians continue to live ...

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Something the size of a paper towel roll will power us to Mars — and it was developed here - Knoxville News Sentinel

News - Fri, 07/19/2019 - 09:00
Something the size of a paper towel roll will power us to Mars — and it was developed here  Knoxville News Sentinel

Making it to Mars might have just gotten a lot easier thanks to scientists in Oak Ridge, Tennessee. They couldn't do it without KRUSTY.

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