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Turkish president orders speeding up nuclear power plant projects - Ahval

Sat, 08/17/2019 - 09:08
Turkish president orders speeding up nuclear power plant projects  Ahval

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan in a directive requested from relevant public institutions to immediately complete the works needed for the ongoing ...

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Seven reasons why small modular nuclear reactors are a bad idea for Australia - Independent Australia

Sat, 08/17/2019 - 00:30
Seven reasons why small modular nuclear reactors are a bad idea for Australia  Independent Australia

There are several reasons why it would be a bad idea for Australia to jump aboard the bandwagon of small modular reactors.

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Group that wants Ohio voters to decide on nuclear plants bailout submits revised petition - The Columbus Dispatch

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 22:05
Group that wants Ohio voters to decide on nuclear plants bailout submits revised petition  The Columbus Dispatch

A group that wants voters to decide whether Ohio should bail out nuclear-power plants has submitted new summary petition language to the state after Attorney ...

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Four China Nuclear Industry Companies Added to “Entity List” - JD Supra

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 19:55
Four China Nuclear Industry Companies Added to “Entity List”  JD Supra

China General Nuclear Power Group (CGN) and three of its affiliates have been added to the Commerce Department's Entity List. China General Nuclear Power ...

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Chernobyl responder returns to site of nuclear disaster - INSIDER

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 18:43
Chernobyl responder returns to site of nuclear disaster  INSIDER

Mykola Volkozub, 87, flew a helicopter over the Chernobyl nuclear site three times during the 1986 meltdown.

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Bloomberg: Nuclear plant where America flirted with its own Chernobyl to close - UNIAN

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 18:38
Bloomberg: Nuclear plant where America flirted with its own Chernobyl to close  UNIAN

It started with a pump failure early on the morning of March 28, 1979. Steam generators were unable to draw heat out of a reactor at the Three Mile Island ...

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National plan of action on Belarusian nuclear power plant stress tests published - Belarus News (BelTA)

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 14:45
National plan of action on Belarusian nuclear power plant stress tests published  Belarus News (BelTA)

The document contains a list of measures designed to enhance the safety level of the Belarusian nuclear power plant. The action plan was compiled in the wake ...

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India hints at changing 'no first use' nuclear policy - Gulf News

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 14:31
India hints at changing 'no first use' nuclear policy  Gulf News

NEW DELHI: India's defence minister hinted on Friday that New Delhi might change its “no first use” policy on nuclear weapons, amid heightened tensions with ...

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Regulators formalise technical collaboration on SMR regulation - World Nuclear News

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 14:15
Regulators formalise technical collaboration on SMR regulation  World Nuclear News

Canadian and US nuclear regulators have signed a first-of-a-kind Memorandum of Cooperation that will see them collaborate on the technical reviews of ...

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Regulators formalise technical collaboration on SMR regulation - World Nuclear News

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 14:15
Regulators formalise technical collaboration on SMR regulation  World Nuclear News

Canadian and US nuclear regulators have signed a first-of-a-kind Memorandum of Cooperation that will see them collaborate on the technical reviews of ...

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NRC hints at upcoming early site determination for TVA advanced nuclear project - Utility Dive

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 14:10
NRC hints at upcoming early site determination for TVA advanced nuclear project  Utility Dive

The Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) on Wednesday indicated it could make an early site determination on the Tennessee Valley Authority's (TVA) ...

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Nuclear power is not immoral but must overcome irrationality - The Australian Financial Review

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 14:00
Nuclear power is not immoral but must overcome irrationality  The Australian Financial Review

The biggest obstacle to nuclear power will be politics, not economics nor engineering.

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Batan to cooperate with Indonesian power company - World Nuclear News

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 12:59
Batan to cooperate with Indonesian power company  World Nuclear News

Indonesia's National Atomic Energy Agency (Batan) has signed a memorandum of understanding with utility PT Indonesia Power to cooperate in the use of ...

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Construction of nuclear power plants to be accelerated in Turkey - AzerNews

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 12:07
Construction of nuclear power plants to be accelerated in Turkey  AzerNews

The construction of nuclear power plants will be accelerated in Turkey, Trend reports on Aug. 16 referring to Resmi Gazete (Official Newspaper).

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India says committed to 'no first use' of nuclear weapons for now - Reuters

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 11:56
India says committed to 'no first use' of nuclear weapons for now  Reuters

India has stuck to its commitment of 'no first use' of nuclear weapons but future policy will depend on the situation, the defense minister said on Friday, which ...

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'Unplanned shutdown' of nuclear reactor at Heysham Power Station led to loud banging noise in area, say EDF Energy - Lancashire Post

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 09:46
'Unplanned shutdown' of nuclear reactor at Heysham Power Station led to loud banging noise in area, say EDF Energy  Lancashire Post

A nuclear reactor experienced an 'unplanned shutdown' at Heysham Nuclear Power Station last night, according to operators EDF.

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This is how you demolish a nuclear power plant in Germany - Caledonian Record

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 09:29
This is how you demolish a nuclear power plant in Germany  Caledonian Record

A team of engineers in Germany have collapsed the 80-meter concrete cooling tower of a nuclear power plant without using a single explosive. They used ...

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This is how you demolish a nuclear power plant in Germany - Kokomo Perspective

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 09:29
This is how you demolish a nuclear power plant in Germany  Kokomo Perspective

A team of engineers in Germany have collapsed the 80-meter concrete cooling tower of a nuclear power plant without using a single explosive. They used ...

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India Hints It May Be Reconsidering 'No-First-Use' Nuclear Line - Bloomberg

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 09:27
India Hints It May Be Reconsidering 'No-First-Use' Nuclear Line  Bloomberg

India today hinted that it may be rethinking its doctrine of “No First Use” for nuclear weapons.

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India Hints It May Be Reconsidering 'No-First-Use' Nuclear Line - Bloomberg

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 09:27
India Hints It May Be Reconsidering 'No-First-Use' Nuclear Line  Bloomberg

India today hinted that it may be rethinking its doctrine of “No First Use” for nuclear weapons.

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