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Iran approves new detailed design for Bushehr Nuclear Power Plant - Trend News Agency

Thu, 03/07/2019 - 14:00
Iran approves new detailed design for Bushehr Nuclear Power Plant  Trend News Agency

Tehran, Iran,March 7. Trend: Bushehr Secretariat of Urbanism and Architecture Committee has approved a new detailed design for settlement near Bushehr ...

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Fukushima's massive underground ice wall keeps nuclear radiation at bay - CNET

Thu, 03/07/2019 - 14:00
Fukushima's massive underground ice wall keeps nuclear radiation at bay  CNET

Think Game of Thrones, but this one is underground and defends against a far more realistic threat.

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The Fukushima nuclear disaster's legacy: An inescapable stigma - CNET

Thu, 03/07/2019 - 13:00
The Fukushima nuclear disaster's legacy: An inescapable stigma  CNET

The J-Village hotel and sports complex in Fukushima was immaculate, its grand lobby welcoming us with bright lights and pristine marble floors. Several ...

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Green New Deal and social justice: Illinois clean energy bill is test case for jobs and equity - Vox.com

Thu, 03/07/2019 - 13:00
Green New Deal and social justice: Illinois clean energy bill is test case for jobs and equity  Vox.com

Illinois is considering a bill that leans into some of the more controversial aspects of the Green New Deal.

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Minnesota pledges 100 percent carbon-free energy. Is it possible? - MPR News

Thu, 03/07/2019 - 12:51
Minnesota pledges 100 percent carbon-free energy. Is it possible?  MPR News

Minnesota already has a 25 percent renewable energy mandate, and close to half of the state's electricity comes from carbon-free sources: renewable energy, ...

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Finland's long-delayed Olkiluoto three nuclear reactor granted operating licence - Reuters

Thu, 03/07/2019 - 12:38
Finland's long-delayed Olkiluoto three nuclear reactor granted operating licence  Reuters

Finland's government has issued an operating permit for the long-delayed Olkiluoto 3 nuclear reactor, the Ministry of Economic Affairs and Employment said on ...

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UK targets surge in offshore wind power - The Business Times

Thu, 03/07/2019 - 12:38
UK targets surge in offshore wind power  The Business Times

[LONDON] Britain wants offshore wind farms to provide one third of the country's electricity by 2030, the government announced Thursday, at a time when its ...

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UK targets surge in offshore wind power - Arab News

Thu, 03/07/2019 - 12:34
UK targets surge in offshore wind power  Arab News

LONDON: Britain wants offshore wind farms to provide one third of the country's electricity by 2030, the government announced Thursday, at a time when its ...

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Finland grants operating license to Olkiluoto 3 nuclear reactor - The MediTelegraph

Thu, 03/07/2019 - 11:43
Finland grants operating license to Olkiluoto 3 nuclear reactor  The MediTelegraph

Helsinki - The Finnish government granted an operating permit to the long-delayed Olkiluoto 3 nuclear reactor, allowing it to start up production in 2020, the ...

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Finland grants operating license to Olkiluoto 3 nuclear reactor - Reuters

Thu, 03/07/2019 - 11:37
Finland grants operating license to Olkiluoto 3 nuclear reactor  Reuters

HELSINKI, March 7 (Reuters) - The Finnish government granted an operating permit to the long-delayed Olkiluoto 3 nuclear reactor, allowing it to start up ...

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Renewal of Seabrook Station's license expected next week - The Daily News of Newburyport

Thu, 03/07/2019 - 10:05
Renewal of Seabrook Station's license expected next week  The Daily News of Newburyport

SEABROOK — Nuclear Regulatory Commission officials said they expect to renew Seabrook Station's license for 25 years sometime next week.

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Nuclear lobby forgot to invite critics to Romania's EU debate - EUobserver

Thu, 03/07/2019 - 10:01
Nuclear lobby forgot to invite critics to Romania's EU debate  EUobserver

Debate about carbon-free Europe at Romania's Brussels office was sponsored by nuclear lobby and attended by diplomats, but with no green NGOs present.

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IAEA International Women's Day 2019: Inspiring Stories of Women in the Nuclear Field - International Atomic Energy Agency

Thu, 03/07/2019 - 09:43
IAEA International Women's Day 2019: Inspiring Stories of Women in the Nuclear Field  International Atomic Energy Agency

(As prepared for delivery). Thank you very much for inviting me to this event. I am very happy to see lots of people, both from the Member States and from our ...

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China's plans to build a supergrid: read this and more in the new issue of Future Power - Power Technology

Thu, 03/07/2019 - 09:40
China's plans to build a supergrid: read this and more in the new issue of Future Power  Power Technology

In this issue: India's plans to co-fire all coal-based power plants with biomass, the future of fusion nuclear energy, a new energy storage tower, China's mega ...

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Renewable energy to replace fossil fuels as UK's main power source for first time in history, government says - The Independent

Thu, 03/07/2019 - 09:24
Renewable energy to replace fossil fuels as UK's main power source for first time in history, government says  The Independent

A new government deal with industry could see nearly a third of British electricity generated by offshore wind farms by 2030. If successful, officials say the plan ...

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Soon-to-be closed Pilgrim nuclear plant moved out of worst performance category - MassLive.com

Thu, 03/07/2019 - 08:15
Soon-to-be closed Pilgrim nuclear plant moved out of worst performance category  MassLive.com

The Pilgrim nuclear power plant in Plymouth has received a vote of confidence from federal regulators as it prepares to shut down permanently.

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Finland's long-delayed Olkiluoto three nuclear reactor granted operating licence - Reuters

Thu, 03/07/2019 - 08:00
Finland's long-delayed Olkiluoto three nuclear reactor granted operating licence  Reuters

HELSINKI (Reuters) - Finland's government has issued an operating permit for the long-delayed Olkiluoto 3 nuclear reactor, the Ministry of Economic Affairs and ...

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Guest view: Your electricity bill could increase to rescue nuclear power plants - Central Penn Business Journal

Thu, 03/07/2019 - 08:00
Guest view: Your electricity bill could increase to rescue nuclear power plants  Central Penn Business Journal

Like many Pennsylvanians, I have been watching with great interest the debate surrounding the future of nuclear power. Proposed legislation currently ...

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Removal of spent nuclear fuel postponed again - NHK WORLD

Thu, 03/07/2019 - 07:58
Removal of spent nuclear fuel postponed again  NHK WORLD

The operator of the damaged Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant has again postponed work to remove spent nuclear fuel from a storage pool at its No.3 ...

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