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Nuclear sector governance in South Africa heads for the courts – again - Fin24

News - Wed, 12/05/2018 - 12:45
Nuclear sector governance in South Africa heads for the courts – again  Fin24

Following a landmark judgement in the Cape Town High Court on April 26, 2017 that stopped the procurement of 9.6 GW of new nuclear power reactors by ...

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Taiwan shuts down 1 of 6 nuclear reactors - The Mainichi

News - Wed, 12/05/2018 - 11:39
Taiwan shuts down 1 of 6 nuclear reactors  The Mainichi

TAIPEI (Kyodo) -- Taiwan on Wednesday shut down one of its six nuclear reactors as its 40-year operating license expired, adding uncertainty to the is.

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Nuclear power: The lesser evil - McGill Tribune

News - Wed, 12/05/2018 - 11:09

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Nuclear power: The lesser evil
McGill Tribune
Environmentalists and politicians alike hotly debate the usage of nuclear power. While it may be a source of relatively clean energy, it has also gained a reputation for being a catalyst for catastrophic accidents. Nuclear power plants create energy by ...

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Nuclear power: The lesser evil - McGill Tribune

News - Wed, 12/05/2018 - 11:00
Nuclear power: The lesser evil  McGill Tribune

Environmentalists and politicians alike hotly debate the usage of nuclear power. While it may be a source of relatively clean energy, it has also gained a ...

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Minister: Hungary Has 'No Alternative' to Building Nuclear Plant - Hungary Today

News - Wed, 12/05/2018 - 10:37
Minister: Hungary Has 'No Alternative' to Building Nuclear Plant  Hungary Today

Given the security of Hungary's energy supply as well as economic and climate protection considerations, Hungary has “no alternative” to building a nuclear ...

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Looming nuclear plant closures will hurt Ohio schools and communities: Jack Thompson (Opinion) - cleveland.com

News - Wed, 12/05/2018 - 10:10
Looming nuclear plant closures will hurt Ohio schools and communities: Jack Thompson (Opinion)  cleveland.com

The Perry nuclear power plant as seen from the Lake Metroparks pier at Painesville Township Park in September 2017. FirstEnergy has announced plans to ...

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Man who helped prevent nuclear power station on Town Farm Road honored for historic preservation - The Local Ne.ws

News - Wed, 12/05/2018 - 09:51
Man who helped prevent nuclear power station on Town Farm Road honored for historic preservation  The Local Ne.ws

Owners of two houses, one from the 1600 and the other from the early 1700s, recognized with Mary Conley Awards 2018 for historic preservation by town.

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News - Japan to abandon nuclear project in Turkey - publics.bg

News - Wed, 12/05/2018 - 07:45
News - Japan to abandon nuclear project in Turkey  publics.bg

A Japan-led public-private consortium is set to abandon a Turkish nuclear power project that had been touted as a model for Tokyo's export of infrastructure, ...

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50% in nuclear industry: Energy plan for 2030 is 'unrealistic':The Asahi Shimbun - Asahi Shimbun

News - Wed, 12/05/2018 - 06:10
50% in nuclear industry: Energy plan for 2030 is 'unrealistic':The Asahi Shimbun  Asahi Shimbun

Half of companies in the nuclear industry doubt the government's goal of having nuclear power account for 20 to 22 percent of Japan's energy supply by fiscal ...

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44% of Taiwanese mistakenly believe most of T... - Taiwan News

News - Wed, 12/05/2018 - 04:16
44% of Taiwanese mistakenly believe most of T...  Taiwan News

Survey finds nearly 44% of Taiwanese erroneously believe majority of Taiwan's energy comes from nuclear power.Survey finds 44 percent of Taiwanese ...

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How long can Turkey Point’s reactors stay in business? FPL wants at least 20 more years - Miami Herald

News - Tue, 12/04/2018 - 23:36
How long can Turkey Point’s reactors stay in business? FPL wants at least 20 more years  Miami Herald

Judges for the Nuclear Regulatory Commission heard arguments on Tuesday over whether to prolong the lives of two nuclear reactors at Turkey Point that are ...

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It’s just a test: Siren to sound Wednesday at Seabrook nuclear power plant - WMUR Manchester

News - Tue, 12/04/2018 - 21:25
It’s just a test: Siren to sound Wednesday at Seabrook nuclear power plant  WMUR Manchester

Heads up! Please spread the word! This nuclear plant siren will sound Wednesday morning:

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It's just a test: Siren to sound Wednesday at Seabrook nuclear power plant - WMUR Manchester

News - Tue, 12/04/2018 - 21:25

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It's just a test: Siren to sound Wednesday at Seabrook nuclear power plant
WMUR Manchester
You may hear a siren coming from the Seabrook Station Nuclear Power Plant on Wednesday morning, but don't worry. It's just a drill. The siren will sound between 7-10 a.m., officials said. Advertisement. >> Download the FREE WMUR app. Officials said the ...

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Harvard scientists see midcentury opening for U.S. nuclear power - Harvard Gazette

News - Tue, 12/04/2018 - 21:12
Harvard scientists see midcentury opening for U.S. nuclear power  Harvard Gazette

Environmental fellow Michael Ford and climate scientist Daniel Schrag say that improved nuclear power could play an important role in U.S. energy production ...

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Getting from no nuclear to slow nuclear - Harvard Gazette

News - Tue, 12/04/2018 - 21:12

Harvard Gazette

Getting from no nuclear to slow nuclear
Harvard Gazette
Harvard scientists say that low-carbon nuclear power may eventually seize the attention of a warming world, suggesting that new, more economical plants could play an important role in U.S. energy production midcentury and beyond. Beset by high ...

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Limerick nuclear plant cancels second siren test | News - The Mercury

News - Tue, 12/04/2018 - 21:00
Limerick nuclear plant cancels second siren test | News  The Mercury

LIMERICK — The on-again, off-again nature of emergency siren tests at the Exelon nuclear plant is off again.

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Opinion: The lights could go out this winter if we close all the coal and nuclear power plants - MarketWatch

News - Tue, 12/04/2018 - 19:21

Opinion: The lights could go out this winter if we close all the coal and nuclear power plants
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It's been an early start to winter this year across much of the Central and Eastern United States. And plunging temperatures have highlighted a surprising fact: Not only are natural-gas prices soaring, but fuel stockpiles have dipped to unusually low ...

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Bipartisan caucus calls for Pennsylvania to take action - World Nuclear News

News - Tue, 12/04/2018 - 16:43
Bipartisan caucus calls for Pennsylvania to take action  World Nuclear News

04 December 2018. Share. Nuclear energy in Pennsylvania is at a crossroads, according to a newly released report from a bipartisan group of state legislators.

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Fortum to assist in decommissioning research reactor - World Nuclear News

News - Tue, 12/04/2018 - 16:24
Fortum to assist in decommissioning research reactor  World Nuclear News

Finnish utility Fortum has signed a letter of intent to cooperate with VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland in the decommissioning of the Finnish Reactor 1 ...

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Insurance risks of delivering fuel to Belarusian nuclear power plant evaluated - Belarus News (BelTA)

News - Tue, 12/04/2018 - 16:10

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Insurance risks of delivering fuel to Belarusian nuclear power plant evaluated
Belarus News (BelTA)
The main purpose of the inspection was to evaluate current insurance risks in the work of the state enterprise Belarusian Nuclear Power Plant in the course of preparing to receive a fresh batch of nuclear fuel. The storage facility was examined as well ...

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