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Study: Switch From TVA Power Could Save Up To $333M - Memphis Flyer

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 20:48
Study: Switch From TVA Power Could Save Up To $333M  Memphis Flyer

Memphis Light, Gas & Water could save $240 million to $333 million each year by switching away from the Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) for electricity,...

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Contractor traded football tickets, rifles for work on SC nuclear fuel plant, feds say - Charleston Post Courier

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 20:30
Contractor traded football tickets, rifles for work on SC nuclear fuel plant, feds say  Charleston Post Courier

Federal contractors at the Savannah River Site accepted tickets to University of Alabama football games, the Masters golf tournament and NASCAR races along ...

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Navarre Marsh lease agreement renewed by FES, federal agency - Fremont News Messenger

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 20:24
Navarre Marsh lease agreement renewed by FES, federal agency  Fremont News Messenger

FirstEnergy Solutions has renewed a lease with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife *Service* to manage Navarre Marsh in Ottawa County.

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EDF results show expected rebound - World Nuclear News

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 17:35
EDF results show expected rebound  World Nuclear News

EDF in 2018 achieved all its financial objectives and exceeded the targets of its performance plan, company chairman and CEO Jean-Bernard Lévy announced ...

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Killing Carbon-Free Nuclear Power - Wall Street Journal

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 17:14
Killing Carbon-Free Nuclear Power  Wall Street Journal

This is ideology trumping true concern over carbon-dioxide mitigation.

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Nuclear-waste bunker decision to likely to fall to next federal government - National Observer

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 17:08
Nuclear-waste bunker decision to likely to fall to next federal government  National Observer

The much-delayed and politically fraught decision on a proposed multibillion-dollar nuclear-waste storage bunker near Lake Huron now appears certain to fall to ...

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Wyoming Company Seeks Solution To Weak Uranium Market - WBUR

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 16:41
Wyoming Company Seeks Solution To Weak Uranium Market  WBUR

Uranium is used as fuel for nuclear power plants. Wyoming is the largest source for uranium in the U.S. Weak uranium prices have led one major company in the ...

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Jacob Zuma’s proposed nuclear deal would have blown the budget, says Lungisa Fuzile - Business Day

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 15:57
Jacob Zuma’s proposed nuclear deal would have blown the budget, says Lungisa Fuzile  Business Day

The former Treasury director-general tells the state capture inquiry that buying extra power from Russia would have cost R1-trillion.

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Op Ed: How Bitcoin's Protocol of Peace Can End the Nuclear Age - Bitcoin Magazine

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 15:36
Op Ed: How Bitcoin's Protocol of Peace Can End the Nuclear Age  Bitcoin Magazine

Bitcoin offers an alternative to a universal security system backed by men with guns. It creates a new model of security based on cryptographic proof that can ...

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Indian Power Market Outlook to 2030 (Update 2018) - Market Trends, Regulations and Competitive Landscape - ResearchAndMarkets.com - Business Wire

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 15:11
Indian Power Market Outlook to 2030 (Update 2018) - Market Trends, Regulations and Competitive Landscape - ResearchAndMarkets.com  Business Wire

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "India Power Market Outlook to 2030, Update 2018 - Market Trends, Regulations, and Competitive Landscape" report has ...

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FirstEnergy Solutions: Still on track to shutter Davis-Besse plant - Press Publications Inc.

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 15:00
FirstEnergy Solutions: Still on track to shutter Davis-Besse plant  Press Publications Inc.

Despite having reached a tentative agreement with creditors that may stave off bankruptcy, the subsidiary of FirstEnergy Solutions Corp. that operates the ...

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As Germany shutters coal, can it transition with renewables alone? - Sustainability Times

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 14:15
As Germany shutters coal, can it transition with renewables alone?  Sustainability Times

In a bid to wean itself off fossil fuels in electricity generation, Germany's government has pledged to shut down all the Central European nation's coal-fired power ...

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Secrecy, stupidity, and radiation so harmless 'you could spread it on bread': the untold story of Chernobyl - Telegraph.co.uk

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 14:10
Secrecy, stupidity, and radiation so harmless 'you could spread it on bread': the untold story of Chernobyl  Telegraph.co.uk

At five minutes to midnight on Saturday April 25 1986, the managers of Reactor Number Four at the V I Lenin Atomic Energy Station in Chernobyl, Ukraine, ...

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Is Storing Nuclear Waste at Yucca Mountain Actually a Problem? - Interesting Engineering

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 13:37
Is Storing Nuclear Waste at Yucca Mountain Actually a Problem?  Interesting Engineering

Yucca Mountain has been targeted as an ideal site for nuclear waste disposal. So why is the US stalling?

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New Proposal Would Exempt Ga. Schools From Plant Vogtle Tariff | 90.1 FM WABE - WABE 90.1 FM

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 13:24
New Proposal Would Exempt Ga. Schools From Plant Vogtle Tariff | 90.1 FM WABE  WABE 90.1 FM

For the second year in a row, Republican state Sen. Lindsey Tippins is hoping to exempt Georgia's public schools and state charters from paying the Nuclear ...

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Jacob Zuma’s proposed 'nuke deal' would have blown the budget: Lungisa Fuzile - TimesLIVE

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 13:09
Jacob Zuma’s proposed 'nuke deal' would have blown the budget: Lungisa Fuzile  TimesLIVE

Former National Treasury director general Lungisa Fuzile told the state capture inquiry on Monday that if former president Jacob Zuma's proposed 'nuclear deal' ...

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Germany Sees Solar Installations Spike to Nearly 3GW in 2018 - Greentech Media News

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 13:00
Germany Sees Solar Installations Spike to Nearly 3GW in 2018  Greentech Media News

Germany's solar market witnessed its strongest growth in half a decade during 2018, adding almost 3 gigawatts of capacity, according to industry figures.

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Former President Ma to host energy conference in March | Politics | FOCUS TAIWAN - CNA ENGLISH NEWS - Focus Taiwan News Channel

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 12:21
Former President Ma to host energy conference in March | Politics | FOCUS TAIWAN - CNA ENGLISH NEWS  Focus Taiwan News Channel

Taipei, Feb. 18 (CNA) A power and energy conference is set to be held next month to discuss how Taiwan can ensure an adequate supply of electricity in the ...

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Russia claims to have successfully tested a NUCLEAR-POWERED cruise missile - Daily Mail

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 12:10
Russia claims to have successfully tested a NUCLEAR-POWERED cruise missile  Daily Mail

Russia claims to have successfully tested a nuclear-powered cruise missile - supposedly capable of flying for days on end as it probes weaknesses in Western ...

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Nuclear capable Britain needs to step up and STOP the new ARMS RACE – warning - Express

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 12:04
Nuclear capable Britain needs to step up and STOP the new ARMS RACE – warning  Express

Estonian President Kertsi Kaljuliad said the only way to calm an imminent and catastrophic nuclear escalation between Russia and the US was to involve other ...

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