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Japan court rejects bid to shut Shikoku Electric nuclear reactor: Kyodo - Reuters

Fri, 03/15/2019 - 02:57
Japan court rejects bid to shut Shikoku Electric nuclear reactor: Kyodo  Reuters

TOKYO (Reuters) - A high court in western Japan on Friday rejected a lawsuit to shut down Shikoku Electric Power Co's only operating nuclear reactor, Kyodo ...

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Japan Court Rejects Bid to Shut Shikoku Electric Nuclear Reactor: Kyodo - U.S. News & World Report

Fri, 03/15/2019 - 02:56
Japan Court Rejects Bid to Shut Shikoku Electric Nuclear Reactor: Kyodo  U.S. News & World Report

TOKYO (Reuters) - A high court in western Japan on Friday rejected a lawsuit to shut down Shikoku Electric Power Co's only operating nuclear reactor, Kyodo ...

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Japan court rejects bid to shut Shikoku Electric nuclear reactor -Kyodo - Reuters

Fri, 03/15/2019 - 02:55
Japan court rejects bid to shut Shikoku Electric nuclear reactor -Kyodo  Reuters

A high court in western Japan on Friday rejected a lawsuit to shut down Shikoku Electric Power Co's only operating nuclear reactor, Kyodo News reported.

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Nuclear Power in the Age of Decommissioning - Lexology

Fri, 03/15/2019 - 01:07
Nuclear Power in the Age of Decommissioning  Lexology

This is the seventh issue of WilmerHale's 10-in-10 Hot Topics in Energy Series. Over the course of 10 weeks, our attorneys will share insights on…

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Renewable energy plan tabled to replace canned Wylfa nuclear plant - New Civil Engineer

Fri, 03/15/2019 - 00:37
Renewable energy plan tabled to replace canned Wylfa nuclear plant  New Civil Engineer

A Welsh think tank has put forward an ambitious plan to run the country solely on renewable energy.

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Renewable energy plan tabled to replace canned Wylfa nuclear plant - New Civil Engineer

Fri, 03/15/2019 - 00:16
Renewable energy plan tabled to replace canned Wylfa nuclear plant  New Civil Engineer

A Welsh think tank has put forward an ambitious plan to run the country solely on renewable energy.

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Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant gears up to meet summer power demand - The New Indian Express

Thu, 03/14/2019 - 22:50
Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant gears up to meet summer power demand  The New Indian Express

Owing to the steadily rising temperatures and ongoing exam season, use of air-conditioners have shot up across Tamil Nadu.

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Brazil Seeks Nuclear Pact With U.S. During Bolsonaro's Visit - Bloomberg

Thu, 03/14/2019 - 22:39
Brazil Seeks Nuclear Pact With U.S. During Bolsonaro's Visit  Bloomberg

Brazil's energy minister said the country plans to sign an accord next week with President Donald J. Trump that could pave the way for U.S. companies to ...

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US to build 6 nuclear power plants in India - Greater Kashmir

Thu, 03/14/2019 - 22:24
US to build 6 nuclear power plants in India  Greater Kashmir

GreaterKashmir: The US has agreed to build six atomic power plants in India to strengthen bilateral security and civil nuclear cooperation and expressed its ...

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Why don’t U.S. nuclear regulators acknowledge the dangers of climate change? - The Washington Post

Thu, 03/14/2019 - 22:22
Why don’t U.S. nuclear regulators acknowledge the dangers of climate change?  The Washington Post

When America's fleet of nuclear reactors was designed some four-plus decades ago, few people had ever heard the phrase “climate change.” Today, the global ...

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TEPCO takes risk over soaring costs at Tokai nuclear plant:The Asahi Shimbun - Asahi Shimbun

Thu, 03/14/2019 - 22:00
TEPCO takes risk over soaring costs at Tokai nuclear plant:The Asahi Shimbun  Asahi Shimbun

Tokyo Electric Power Co. and other utilities are taking a huge gamble by providing hundreds of billions of yen (billions of dollars) to restart an aging nuclear ...

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US, India commit to building 6 nuclear power plants - The Business Times

Thu, 03/14/2019 - 21:50
US, India commit to building 6 nuclear power plants  The Business Times

Washington. THE United States and India on Wednesday agreed to strengthen security and civil nuclear cooperation, including building six US nuclear power ...

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Foundation for Akkuyu nuclear plant's 1st reactor laid - Daily Sabah

Thu, 03/14/2019 - 21:25
Foundation for Akkuyu nuclear plant's 1st reactor laid  Daily Sabah

The laying of the foundation for the first reactor of the Akkuyu nuclear power plant (NPP) was completed on March 8, Russian State Atomic Energy...

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Readers React: Bailout for Pennsylvania nuclear plants a bad idea - Allentown Morning Call

Thu, 03/14/2019 - 21:00
Readers React: Bailout for Pennsylvania nuclear plants a bad idea  Allentown Morning Call

Consumer choice shapes the energy supply market of Pennsylvania — driving down costs and providing below-national-average electricity prices — but ...

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US-designed Chinese nuclear reactor forced to shut by pump defect - S&P Global Platts

Thu, 03/14/2019 - 20:31
US-designed Chinese nuclear reactor forced to shut by pump defect  S&P Global Platts

China's Sanmen 2 nuclear reactor, the third US designed Westinghouse AP1000 unit to begin operating in the world, has been shut temporarily because of a ...

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Readers React: Nuclear power is a dangerous and unreliable technology - Allentown Morning Call

Thu, 03/14/2019 - 20:00
Readers React: Nuclear power is a dangerous and unreliable technology  Allentown Morning Call

While many states are phasing out their nuclear power plants, Pennsylvania is considering the issue of subsidizing nuclear power plants located in this state.

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Nuclear industry pushing for fewer inspections at plants - The Associated Press

Thu, 03/14/2019 - 19:53
Nuclear industry pushing for fewer inspections at plants  The Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) — The nuclear power industry is pushing the Nuclear Regulatory Commission to cut back on inspections at nuclear power plants and ...

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Cooper Nuclear Station near Brownville sandbagging as Missouri River rises - Omaha World-Herald

Thu, 03/14/2019 - 19:53
Cooper Nuclear Station near Brownville sandbagging as Missouri River rises  Omaha World-Herald

NPPD's ability to provide electrical power to customers won't be compromised, the utility says.

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Nuclear industry pushing for fewer inspections at plants - Windsor Star

Thu, 03/14/2019 - 19:43
Nuclear industry pushing for fewer inspections at plants  Windsor Star

WASHINGTON — The nuclear power industry is pushing the Nuclear Regulatory Commission to cut back on inspections at nuclear power plants and throttle ...

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Nuclear industry pushing for fewer inspections at plants - Boston.com

Thu, 03/14/2019 - 19:32
Nuclear industry pushing for fewer inspections at plants  Boston.com

WASHINGTON (AP) — The nuclear power industry is pushing the Nuclear Regulatory Commission to cut back on inspections at nuclear power plants and ...

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