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Editorial: OPPD is right to accelerate decommissioning of the Fort Calhoun nuclear plant - Omaha World-Herald

Tue, 06/25/2019 - 05:15
Editorial: OPPD is right to accelerate decommissioning of the Fort Calhoun nuclear plant  Omaha World-Herald

The Omaha Public Power District deserves credit for accelerating the decommissioning of the Fort Calhoun nuclear power plant. OPPD initially envisioned ...

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Safety report OK for local nuclear site - News - The Daily Herald - Columbia, TN - Columbia Daily Herald

Tue, 06/25/2019 - 04:08
Safety report OK for local nuclear site - News - The Daily Herald - Columbia, TN  Columbia Daily Herald

The Nuclear Regulatory Commission announced its staff has completed its Final Safety Evaluation Report for an Early Site Permit application from Tennessee ...

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Australia nuclear power ban: Environment Minister Sussan Ley ‘open’ to review - NEWS.com.au

Tue, 06/25/2019 - 02:49
Australia nuclear power ban: Environment Minister Sussan Ley ‘open’ to review  NEWS.com.au

Environment Minister Sussan Ley, who would have a role in creating nuclear electricity generation in Australia, added a third “s” to her first name out of a belief ...

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Thomas D. Elias: This could be the most threatening Trump move yet - Napa Valley Register

Tue, 06/25/2019 - 02:00
Thomas D. Elias: This could be the most threatening Trump move yet  Napa Valley Register

It takes the form of a proposed plan by Trump's federal Nuclear Regulatory Commission to cut back on inspections at atomic power plants, including the ...

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Senate confirms Baranwal to lead federal Office of Nuclear Energy - Post Register

Mon, 06/24/2019 - 22:30
Senate confirms Baranwal to lead federal Office of Nuclear Energy  Post Register

The U.S. Senate voted 86-5 on Thursday to confirm Dr. Rita Baranwal as assistant secretary of energy for nuclear energy.

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NUCLEAR NUMBSKULL: BARRY BOTCHES BOLT BASH - Herald Sun

Mon, 06/24/2019 - 21:45
NUCLEAR NUMBSKULL: BARRY BOTCHES BOLT BASH  Herald Sun

The ABC's Paul Barry has for two weeks in a row attacked Sky presenters on trumped-up charges to defend green causes. The bias is as clear as the malice.

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How (un)profitable are Ohio's two nuclear plants? FirstEnergy Solutions says it can't tell the public - cleveland.com

Mon, 06/24/2019 - 21:25
How (un)profitable are Ohio's two nuclear plants? FirstEnergy Solutions says it can't tell the public  cleveland.com

Despite the lack of firm data, there are signs that the Davis-Besse and Perry nuclear plants are in economic distress.

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Elliot opposes nuclear power - Echonetdaily

Mon, 06/24/2019 - 21:12
Elliot opposes nuclear power  Echonetdaily

From Kyshtym to Lucens, Three Mile Island, Marcoule, Fukushima, Mihama, Paks, Tokaimura, and let's not forget Chernobyl (and the list goes on), plutonium is ...

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'Time for sensible discussion about nuclear power' - Tweed Daily News

Mon, 06/24/2019 - 21:00
'Time for sensible discussion about nuclear power'  Tweed Daily News

Tweed doctor says the energy source should be discussed.

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Trump's new Iran sanctions have put airstrikes on hold — but nuclear risks remain - NBC News

Mon, 06/24/2019 - 20:18
Trump's new Iran sanctions have put airstrikes on hold — but nuclear risks remain  NBC News

Trump's new Iran sanctions have paused airstrikes — but nuclear risks remain if tensions flair.

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Trump official says Ireland should dump peat and coal for nuclear energy - The Irish Times

Mon, 06/24/2019 - 17:53
Trump official says Ireland should dump peat and coal for nuclear energy  The Irish Times

Mark Menezes says Ireland should switch to liquified natural gas (LNG) and nuclear.

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Construction of Hungary's Paks-2 nuclear plant base begins - New Europe

Mon, 06/24/2019 - 17:13
Construction of Hungary's Paks-2 nuclear plant base begins  New Europe

The building of the construction base of the Paks-2 Nuclear Power Plant begun on 20 June by the engineering division of Russian State Atomic Energy ...

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Radioactive waste storage facility to be built at nuclear plant in Ukraine - Xinhua | English.news.cn - Xinhua

Mon, 06/24/2019 - 17:08
Radioactive waste storage facility to be built at nuclear plant in Ukraine - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

KIEV, June 24 (Xinhua) -- The construction of lightweight repository storage for radioactive waste has begun at the Zaporizhia Nuclear Power Plant (NPP) in ...

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Iran-Trump nuclear standoff: As uranium deadline approaches, what happens next? - Haaretz

Mon, 06/24/2019 - 15:44
Iran-Trump nuclear standoff: As uranium deadline approaches, what happens next?  Haaretz

Iran announced in mid-June that by the 27th of the month it will exceed the uranium stockpile limit set by Tehran's nuclear deal with world powers, pushing ...

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John Bolton Urges War Against The Sun After Uncovering Evidence It Has Nuclear Capabilities - The Onion

Mon, 06/24/2019 - 15:15
John Bolton Urges War Against The Sun After Uncovering Evidence It Has Nuclear Capabilities  The Onion

WASHINGTON—Amid escalating tensions with the hostile celestial object, National Security Adviser John Bolton argued for military action against the Sun ...

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Nuclear Moral Hazard - Energy Institute at Haas

Mon, 06/24/2019 - 14:53
Nuclear Moral Hazard  Energy Institute at Haas

Recent sales of U.S. nuclear plants raise questions about safety, liability, and economic incentives. (Today's post is co-authored with Catherine Hausman, ...

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Korean companies awarded Barakah service agreements - World Nuclear News

Mon, 06/24/2019 - 14:13
Korean companies awarded Barakah service agreements  World Nuclear News

Nawah Energy Company - which will operate the UAE's first nuclear power plant at Barakah - has today signed a long-term maintenance services agreement ...

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Korean companies awarded Barakah service agreements - World Nuclear News

Mon, 06/24/2019 - 14:13
Korean companies awarded Barakah service agreements  World Nuclear News

Nawah Energy Company - which will operate the UAE's first nuclear power plant at Barakah - has today signed a long-term maintenance services agreement ...

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UK and China team up on environmental protection - World Nuclear News

Mon, 06/24/2019 - 13:44
UK and China team up on environmental protection  World Nuclear News

UK-based research and development company Innovative Physics Ltd and China Environmental Protection Company Ltd have signed an agreement on ...

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