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Illinois House bill seeks more updates on closed nuclear facilities, including lakefront plant in Zion - Chicago Tribune

Sun, 01/27/2019 - 13:22
Illinois House bill seeks more updates on closed nuclear facilities, including lakefront plant in Zion  Chicago Tribune

State Rep. Joyce Mason, D-Gurnee, has introduced legislation asking for more regulatory reports on decommissioned nuclear sites such as the facility in Zion.

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Rolls-Royce seeks government funds for nuclear power project - Financial Times

Sun, 01/27/2019 - 13:17
Rolls-Royce seeks government funds for nuclear power project  Financial Times

Group wants £200m to develop small-scale plants after failure of big schemes.

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PG&E Gets A Break And Opportunity Is Still Knocking - Forbes

Sun, 01/27/2019 - 12:46
PG&E Gets A Break And Opportunity Is Still Knocking  Forbes

After a 15-month investigation, the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection ruled California's largest utility PG&E Corp was not responsible for ...

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Russia aims to attract $28bn investment in power plant upgrades - RT

Sun, 01/27/2019 - 12:31
Russia aims to attract $28bn investment in power plant upgrades  RT

Russia's government approved a ten-year modernization program for Russian power plants, expected to attract $28.8 billion (1.9 trillion Russian rubles) in ...

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Jarrett: Coal enters a new era in 2019 - Farmington Daily Times

Sun, 01/27/2019 - 11:13
Jarrett: Coal enters a new era in 2019  Farmington Daily Times

Energy magazine's guest columnist Terry Jarrett examines the future of coal in 2019's economy.

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Japanese Catholics urge Pope to send anti-nuclear message when he visits - The Japan Times

Sun, 01/27/2019 - 11:12
Japanese Catholics urge Pope to send anti-nuclear message when he visits  The Japan Times

Japanese Catholics on Sunday urged Pope Francis to send an anti-nuclear message from Hiroshima and Nagasaki when he travels to the country later this ...

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NEIMA a major step forward for nuclear | Guest Column - Post Register

Sun, 01/27/2019 - 10:30
NEIMA a major step forward for nuclear | Guest Column  Post Register

There are many reasons to be excited about advanced nuclear reactors. More than 50 advanced nuclear companies across North America are examining a ...

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Rolls-Royce Seeks U.K. Funds for Nuclear Power Project, FT Says - Yahoo Finance

Sun, 01/27/2019 - 08:00
Rolls-Royce Seeks U.K. Funds for Nuclear Power Project, FT Says  Yahoo Finance

(Bloomberg) -- Rolls-Royce Holdings Plc and its partners are asking the U.K. government for more than 200 million pounds ($264 million) in funding to develop ...

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German Economy Minister - Do not want imported nuclear power to make up for coal phase-out: ZDF - Reuters

Sun, 01/27/2019 - 08:00
German Economy Minister - Do not want imported nuclear power to make up for coal phase-out: ZDF  Reuters

Germany's Economy Minister Peter Altmaier on Monday said that he did not want Germany to compensate for a planned phase out of coal-fired power by 2038 ...

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Rolls-Royce Seeks U.K. Funds for Nuclear Power Project, FT Says - Bloomberg

Sun, 01/27/2019 - 08:00
Rolls-Royce Seeks U.K. Funds for Nuclear Power Project, FT Says  Bloomberg

Rolls-Royce Holdings Plc and its partners are asking the U.K. government for more than 200 million pounds ($264 million) in funding to develop a business that ...

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UK nuclear power strategy: Costly, complicated and perhaps unnecessary, says expert - Compelo

Sun, 01/27/2019 - 06:07
UK nuclear power strategy: Costly, complicated and perhaps unnecessary, says expert  Compelo

UK nuclear power strategy: Nuclear power provided 21% of UK electricity last year but with most plants to close by 2030, how key will it be in the future?

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Guernsey Power Station concerns - The Daily Jeffersonian

Sun, 01/27/2019 - 06:05
Guernsey Power Station concerns  The Daily Jeffersonian

Editor: Wednesday's Jeffersonian mentioned that American Electric Power has filed a formal federal complaint based on the abandoned underground coal ...

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Gates pitching nuclear energy to Congress | Business - messenger-inquirer

Sun, 01/27/2019 - 06:00
Gates pitching nuclear energy to Congress | Business  messenger-inquirer

WASHINGTON -- Bill Gates thinks he has a key part of the answer for combatting climate change: a return to nuclear power. The Microsoft co-founder is making ...

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From the archive: Britons’ most loved and hated buildings - The Guardian

Sun, 01/27/2019 - 06:00
From the archive: Britons’ most loved and hated buildings  The Guardian

Old got the thumbs up, new didn't. It's 1989 and Durham Cathedral comes top, London's National Theatre bottom.

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RSPB Minsmere campaign group gains followers in bid to protect nature reserve from Sizewell C plans | Latest Suffolk and Essex News - East Anglian Daily Times

Sun, 01/27/2019 - 05:34
RSPB Minsmere campaign group gains followers in bid to protect nature reserve from Sizewell C plans | Latest Suffolk and Essex News  East Anglian Daily Times

A campaign raising concerns over impact of the new Sizewell C development on the world-famous Minsmere nature reserve has now gained 5000 supporters ...

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Safety, security stressed at nuclear plant - SCNow

Sun, 01/27/2019 - 00:00
Safety, security stressed at nuclear plant  SCNow

HARTSVILLE, S.C. – Safety and security get constant emphasis at the H.B. Robinson Nuclear Plant near Hartsville.

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Safety, security stressed at nuclear plant | Local News - SCNow

Sun, 01/27/2019 - 00:00
Safety, security stressed at nuclear plant | Local News  SCNow

HARTSVILLE, S.C. – Safety and security get constant emphasis at the H.B. Robinson Nuclear Plant near Hartsville.

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Survey finds concentration of radioactive isotope rapidly decreasing in 2 Fukushima rivers - Laredo Morning Times

Sat, 01/26/2019 - 22:37
Survey finds concentration of radioactive isotope rapidly decreasing in 2 Fukushima rivers  Laredo Morning Times

The concentration of radioactive cesium-137, which was spread about following the accident at Tokyo Electric Power Company Holdings Inc.'s Fukushima No.

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Witte graduates Naval nuclear program - Great Bend Tribune

Sat, 01/26/2019 - 21:06
Witte graduates Naval nuclear program  Great Bend Tribune

Petty Officer, ETN3 Benjamin Donald Witte, a 2016 graduate of Great Bend High School, graduated from the Naval Nuclear Propulsions Program as an ...

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Germany to close all 84 of its coal-fired power plants, will rely primarily on renewable energy - Los Angeles Times

Sat, 01/26/2019 - 20:35
Germany to close all 84 of its coal-fired power plants, will rely primarily on renewable energy  Los Angeles Times

Germany, one of the world's biggest consumers of coal, will shut down all 84 of its coal-fired power plants over the next 19 years to meet its international ...

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