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Nobel prizewinner working on making nuclear waste safe - euronews

News - Tue, 10/23/2018 - 17:15

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Nobel prizewinner working on making nuclear waste safe
euronews
It is now argued by some that nuclear electricity generation is a busted-flush economically. When the first nuclear power station came online at Sellafield in Great Britain in 1956, the British government promised that "electricity that would be too ...

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Despite Liberal claims, nuclear power will not save the environment - rabble.ca

News - Tue, 10/23/2018 - 15:49

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Despite Liberal claims, nuclear power will not save the environment
rabble.ca
Want a shiny new nuclear reactor in your community? Justin Trudeau has a deal for you. In the lead-up to the 2015 election, he said the economy and environment "go together like paddles and canoes. Unless you have both, you won't get to where you are ...

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Global nuclear power capacity expected to reach 536GW by 2030 - Power Technology

News - Tue, 10/23/2018 - 14:29

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Global nuclear power capacity expected to reach 536GW by 2030
Power Technology
Nuclear technology is a major base-load power-generating source and accounted for 10.5% of global power generation in 2017 as per GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company. The nuclear power sector is growing in many countries as demand for ...
Belgians prepare for nuke-free futureBangkok Post

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Hitachi selects partners to construct Wylfa Newydd nuclear power plant - Power Technology

News - Tue, 10/23/2018 - 10:49

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Hitachi selects partners to construct Wylfa Newydd nuclear power plant
Power Technology
Hitachi Nuclear Energy Europe has appointed three additional partners; Atkins, KBR, and Wood, to support the construction of Wylfa Newydd Welsh nuclear power station. As part of the project team, Atkins will support civil engineering design for the ...
Wood wins work on new nuclear power plantHeraldScotland
Wood bags contract from HNE for Wylfa Newydd nuclear power plantCompelo
Atkins bags civils design contract on Wylfa nuclear plantNew Civil Engineer
Construction News -AsiaOne
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Nuclear scientists suggest reactor to power desalination plant for Eyre Peninsula farming water - The Advertiser

News - Tue, 10/23/2018 - 09:33

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Nuclear scientists suggest reactor to power desalination plant for Eyre Peninsula farming water
The Advertiser
The paper backs the construction of nuclear reactors, which would be cooled with sea water and add up to 1500 megawatts of electricity to SA's power grid. “A significant fraction of the electricity generation from a nuclear power plant in SA could be ...

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Wood wins work on new nuclear power plant - HeraldScotland

News - Tue, 10/23/2018 - 04:14

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Wood wins work on new nuclear power plant
HeraldScotland
WOOD has won a contract to support work on the development of a new nuclear plant on Anglesey. The Aberdeen-based engineering giant said it has been appointed as architect engineering support partner on the Wylfa Newydd plant by the developer of ...
Atkins bags civils design contract on Wylfa nuclear plantNew Civil Engineer

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Opinion | Using nuclear power can help our children live with climate change - Knoxville News Sentinel

News - Mon, 10/22/2018 - 20:02

Knoxville News Sentinel

Opinion | Using nuclear power can help our children live with climate change
Knoxville News Sentinel
Nationwide, nuclear power plants generate more than half of our fossil-free electricity. As reported by the USA TODAY NETWORK - Tennessee, 41 percent of Tennessee Valley Authority electricity is nuclear – beating the national average for fossil-free ...

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It is madness to deny the benefits of nuclear power - The Australian

News - Mon, 10/22/2018 - 13:03

It is madness to deny the benefits of nuclear power
The Australian
... emissions, it is also madness to presume that renewables can provide all of our ever-increasing energy needs. We owe it to our grandchildren to cast our prejudices aside and have a careful, thorough evaluation of the risks and benefits of nuclear ...

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Atkins wins Wylfa nuclear power station civils design - Construction Enquirer

News - Mon, 10/22/2018 - 09:19

Construction Enquirer

Atkins wins Wylfa nuclear power station civils design
Construction Enquirer
Hitachi Nuclear Energy Europe Project Director Mr Eric Chassard said: “Wood, has been involved in every nuclear new build in UK history. KBR and Atkins are also world leaders in their fields – with clear and proven experience on projects of this scale ...
Hitachi appoints three further Wylfa Newydd partnersWorld Nuclear News
Wood wins work on £12billion nuclear reactorEnergy Voice
Wood wins work on Anglesey nuclear projectThe Chemical Engineer

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Atkins wins Wylfa nuclear power station civils design - Construction Enquirer

News - Mon, 10/22/2018 - 09:19

Construction Enquirer

Atkins wins Wylfa nuclear power station civils design
Construction Enquirer
Hitachi Nuclear Energy Europe Project Director Mr Eric Chassard said: “Wood, has been involved in every nuclear new build in UK history. KBR and Atkins are also world leaders in their fields – with clear and proven experience on projects of this scale ...
Wood wins work on £12bn UK nuclear power plantinsider.co.uk
Atkins lands role on Welsh nuclear plantBuilding
Wood wins work on £12billion nuclear reactorEnergy Voice
World Nuclear News -OilVoice -Construction News
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Uzbekistan launches work on its first nuclear power project - Compelo

News - Mon, 10/22/2018 - 09:13

Compelo

Uzbekistan launches work on its first nuclear power project
Compelo
The role of Russia in constructing the first Uzbek nuclear power project is in line with an agreement signed by its government with Uzbekistan in December 2017 pertaining to the use of atomic energy for peaceful purposes. Last month, Uzbekistan Prime ...
Putin, Mirziyoyev launch Uzbek project for Central Asia's first nuclear plantbne IntelliNews

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Wood wins work on £12bn UK nuclear power plant - insider.co.uk

News - Mon, 10/22/2018 - 09:12

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Wood wins work on £12bn UK nuclear power plant
insider.co.uk
HNE and Horizon Nuclear Power are proposing to build two UK Advanced Boiling Water Reactors at the new power plant. In June, the UK Government confirmed it was considering direct investment in the project in order to secure affordable supplies of low ...
Atkins wins Wylfa nuclear power station civils designConstruction Enquirer
Wood wins work on £12billion nuclear reactorEnergy Voice
Three firms win deals on £15bn Wylfa nuclear plantConstruction News
OilVoice
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60 Minutes: Is it time for a nuclear power station in Australia? - 9news.com.au

News - Sun, 10/21/2018 - 21:00

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60 Minutes: Is it time for a nuclear power station in Australia?
9news.com.au
I was wrong. There, I admit it. It turns out people like me are exactly the reason Australia is the only G20 nation in the world where it's illegal to build nuclear power stations. It was an opinion that is generally bashed into us Australians from an ...
Nuclear Power: A Rise in the EnvironmentTechEngage (press release) (blog)
Nuclear Power Plant and Equipment Market Report, Revenue, Price and Growth Rate 2022The Kentucky Oracle
Global Class 1E Nuclear Power Plant Instrumentation Cables Market 2018: Sales, Consumption, Demand And ...thestocknewsnow.com
Tactical Business
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Letter: Don't discount nuclear power - Corvallis Gazette Times

News - Sun, 10/21/2018 - 20:53

Letter: Don't discount nuclear power
Corvallis Gazette Times
As I write this, it's Nuclear Science Week! Nuclear science and engineering play a crucial role in our lives, but that role is often hidden. Nuclear medicine provides tens of millions of diagnostic and therapeutic treatments annually and nuclear energy ...

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Biz Buzz offers a wild night life with nuclear power - AL.com

News - Sun, 10/21/2018 - 19:49

AL.com

Biz Buzz offers a wild night life with nuclear power
AL.com
It's Sunday afternoon, and time for Biz Buzz, giving you a look at business news as you begin the new week. Stories have dealt with the aftermath of Sears' historic bankruptcy filing, how Alabama is recovering from the Great Recession, and a look at ...

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Nuclear Power: A Rise in the Environment - TechEngage (press release) (blog)

News - Sun, 10/21/2018 - 17:47

TechEngage (press release) (blog)

Nuclear Power: A Rise in the Environment
TechEngage (press release) (blog)
Low pollution: Nuclear power creates fewer greenhouse gases. It has been determined that the level of pollution has cut down due to the presence of nuclear power. Nuclear power has the least effect on the environment since it doesn't discharge any ...
Both units at Kudankulam plant down for maintenanceTimes of India
Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant generation halted for maintenance workDevdiscourse

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Research paper pushes nuclear power's emissions-free case - The Australian

News - Sun, 10/21/2018 - 13:01

The Australian

Research paper pushes nuclear power's emissions-free case
The Australian
Nuclear power was likely viable in Australia and could become the lowest-cost, emissions-free generation source, a research paper by the pro-nuclear Energy Policy Institute of Australia says. The economic flow-on benefits to the national and regional ...

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Time to fire up nuclear debate - The Australian

News - Sun, 10/21/2018 - 13:00

Time to fire up nuclear debate
The Australian
Voters concerned about climate change — and the reliability of affordable power — should be turning their minds to the nuclear option. The debate would take off, given a bipartisan show of courage by political leaders. As a first step, MPs should ...

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A nuclear October surprise? - The Hill

News - Sun, 10/21/2018 - 11:00

The Hill

A nuclear October surprise?
The Hill
Meanwhile, grid operators would be required to buy electricity from struggling coal and nuclear plants, creating the equivalent of tariffs guaranteeing large profits for nuclear and coal plants. Grid managers would be forced to buy power from them ...

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60 Minutes: Is nuclear power the solution to our energy crisis? - 9News - 9news.com.au

News - Sun, 10/21/2018 - 10:42

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60 Minutes: Is nuclear power the solution to our energy crisis? - 9News
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Australia's energy crisis has deepened, with everyday families currently paying prices more expensive than just about anywhere in the world. Prime Minister ...
60 Minutes: Greenpeace is selling 'a lie about the dangers of ...Infosurhoy

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