News

Exelon wants Peach Bottom nuclear power plant's license to run for another 20 years - LancasterOnline

Sat, 07/28/2018 - 11:05

LancasterOnline

Exelon wants Peach Bottom nuclear power plant's license to run for another 20 years
LancasterOnline
Exelon, which is planning to shut down its Three Mile Island nuclear plant in 2019, is seeking to extend the license for its Peach Bottom nuclear plant by another 20 years. Exelon, which has the nation's largest fleet of nuclear plants, has applied to ...

Categories: News

Another Nuclear Power Plant to Retire Early -- This Time in Iowa - Bloomberg

Fri, 07/27/2018 - 18:51

Bloomberg

Another Nuclear Power Plant to Retire Early -- This Time in Iowa
Bloomberg
Iowa was the third-largest U.S. producer of wind power in 2017 after Texas and Oklahoma and got as much as 40 percent of its power from wind and solar farms. Nuclear plants built since the 1960s have struggled to stay competitive in an era of cheap ...
Iowa's only nuclear plant to shutdown in 2020The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines
Iowa's only nuclear power plant to close, the latest blow to a fading industryWashington Examiner
Schedule moved up for shutting down Iowa's only nuclear power plantRadio Iowa
DesMoinesRegister.com -KCRG
all 13 news articles »
Categories: News

Iowa's only nuclear power plant to close, the latest blow to a fading industry - Washington Examiner

Fri, 07/27/2018 - 17:44

Washington Examiner

Iowa's only nuclear power plant to close, the latest blow to a fading industry
Washington Examiner
The owner of Iowa's only nuclear plant announced Friday that the plant will close in late 2020, the latest blow to the fading U.S. nuclear power industry. NextEra Energy said it would shorten the term of their power purchase agreement with Alliant ...
Another Nuclear Power Plant to Retire Early -- This Time in IowaBloomberg
Iowa's only nuclear plant to cease operations in 2020 | The GazetteThe Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines
Owner of Iowa's lone nuclear plant plans to shutter it by 2020DesMoinesRegister.com
Radio Iowa -KCRG
all 15 news articles »
Categories: News

Arizona's nuclear power caught in crossfire - High Country News

Fri, 07/27/2018 - 16:45

High Country News

Arizona's nuclear power caught in crossfire
High Country News
West of Phoenix, Arizona, where cooling towers billow steam into the air, the Palo Verde Nuclear Generating Station churns out more carbon-free energy than any other power producer in the country. But, in the light of a controversial ballot measure ...

Categories: News

Iowa's only nuclear plant to shutdown in 2020 - The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines

Fri, 07/27/2018 - 16:18

The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines

Iowa's only nuclear plant to shutdown in 2020
The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines
Duane Arnold Energy Center in Palo, Iowa's sole nuclear power plant, will shutdown in late 2020, its owner has announced. NextEra Energy Resources said Friday it has reached an agreement with Alliant Energy to shorten the term of their existing power ...
Owner of Iowa's lone nuclear plant plans to shutter it by 2020DesMoinesRegister.com
Alliant to end nuclear PPA early and replace with Iowa windRecharge
Iowa's sole nuclear plant to end operations in 2020Business Record
KCRG
all 6 news articles »
Categories: News

Hot Weather Spells Trouble For Nuclear Power Plants - NPR

Fri, 07/27/2018 - 15:41

NPR

Hot Weather Spells Trouble For Nuclear Power Plants
NPR
Nuclear power plants in Europe have been forced to cut back electricity production because of warmer-than-usual seawater. Plants in Finland, Sweden and Germany have been affected by a heat wave that has broken records in Scandinavia and the British ...

and more »
Categories: News

Swiss nuclear power plant forced to reduce production as warmer waters in river struggle to cool reactors - The Local Switzerland

Fri, 07/27/2018 - 10:55

The Local Switzerland

Swiss nuclear power plant forced to reduce production as warmer waters in river struggle to cool reactors
The Local Switzerland
The Mühleberg Nuclear Power Plant is obliged by law to reduce production once temperatures in the Aar river exceed 20.5 degrees Celsius. This is the second reduction – already on July 5th the power plant was ordered to reduce production as a safety ...

Categories: News

SA rejects Putin nuclear deal - Business Day

Fri, 07/27/2018 - 03:04

Business Day

SA rejects Putin nuclear deal
Business Day
Russian state firm Rosatom was one of the front runners for a project to dramatically increase SA's nuclear power-generating capacity championed by former president Jacob Zuma. Ramaphosa has put nuclear expansion on the back burner since taking office ...

and more »
Categories: News

S. Africa leaves door to future Russian nuclear power deal open - The Business Times

Thu, 07/26/2018 - 21:57

The Business Times

S. Africa leaves door to future Russian nuclear power deal open
The Business Times
Johannesburg. SOUTH Africa cannot afford large-scale expansion of its nuclear power fleet, but would still be open to future nuclear deals with Russia, the ruling party's Treasurer-General said on Thursday, shortly before President Vladimir Putin ...

and more »
Categories: News

As Heatwave Tests The Limits Of Renewables, Anti-Nuclear Governments Return To Nuclear - Forbes

Thu, 07/26/2018 - 17:00

Forbes

As Heatwave Tests The Limits Of Renewables, Anti-Nuclear Governments Return To Nuclear
Forbes
Even anti-nuclear governments are turning to nuclear power to deal with a record-breaking heat wave, which has increased demand for electricity to power air conditioning around the world. To meet rising electricity demand, South Korea's anti-nuclear ...

Categories: News

In nuclear politics, one size doesn't fit all - Engadget

Thu, 07/26/2018 - 16:30

Engadget

In nuclear politics, one size doesn't fit all
Engadget
No one wants to use nuclear weapons. Even President Harry S. Truman, the only leader in history to actually order and carry out a nuclear strike, was hesitant to use the United States' atomic arsenal after witnessing the power of the bombs first-hand ...

Google News
Categories: News

China's long game to dominate nuclear power relies on the UK - The Guardian

Thu, 07/26/2018 - 15:53

The Guardian

China's long game to dominate nuclear power relies on the UK
The Guardian
China wants to become a global leader in nuclear power and the UK is crucial to realising its ambitions. While other countries have scaled back on atomic energy in the wake of the Fukushima disaster, state-backed Chinese companies benefit from the fact ...

Categories: News

Russia's Rosatom 'still interested' in nuclear power generation in SA - Moneyweb.co.za

Thu, 07/26/2018 - 15:29

Moneyweb.co.za

Russia's Rosatom 'still interested' in nuclear power generation in SA
Moneyweb.co.za
Russian state nuclear firm Rosatom is “still interested” in any deal to expand South Africa's nuclear power-generating capacity and would follow the correct procedures if the South African government invites bids, a senior Rosatom official told Reuters.
Russia's Rosatom "still interested" in nuclear power generation in S.AfricaReuters
South Africa has no money for crucial nuclear energy projectRT

all 6 news articles »
Categories: News

Russia's Rosatom "still interested" in nuclear power generation in S.Africa - Reuters Africa

Thu, 07/26/2018 - 15:09

Reuters Africa

Russia's Rosatom "still interested" in nuclear power generation in S.Africa
Reuters Africa
JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - Russian state nuclear firm Rosatom is “still interested” in any deal to expand South Africa's nuclear power-generating capacity and would follow the correct procedures if the South African government invites bids, a senior ...
Ramaphosa tells Putin the time's not right for nuclearFin24

all 38 news articles »
Categories: News

Russia's Rosatom "still interested" in nuclear power generation in S.Africa - Reuters

Thu, 07/26/2018 - 15:06

Moneyweb.co.za

Russia's Rosatom "still interested" in nuclear power generation in S.Africa
Reuters
JOHANNESBURG, July 26 (Reuters) - Russian state nuclear firm Rosatom is “still interested” in any deal to expand South Africa's nuclear power-generating capacity and would follow the correct procedures if the South African government invites bids, ...
Russia's Rosatom 'still interested' in nuclear power generation in SAMoneyweb.co.za
Russia's Putin raises nuclear deal at Ramaphosa meeting during BRICSswissinfo.ch

all 5 news articles »
Categories: News

South Africa opens door to future Russian nuclear power deal - Cape Business News

Thu, 07/26/2018 - 14:35

South Africa opens door to future Russian nuclear power deal
Cape Business News
South Africa cannot afford large-scale expansion of its nuclear power fleet but would still be open to future nuclear deals with Russia, the ruling pa.

and more »
Categories: News

UPDATE 2-South Africa opens door to future Russian nuclear power deal - Reuters Africa

Thu, 07/26/2018 - 13:26

Reuters

UPDATE 2-South Africa opens door to future Russian nuclear power deal
Reuters Africa
JOHANNESBURG, July 26 (Reuters) - South Africa cannot afford large-scale expansion of its nuclear power capacity but would still be open to future deals with Russia, a senior ruling party official said on Thursday, shortly before the arrival of ...
Russia's Putin raises nuclear deal at Ramaphosa meeting during BRICSReuters
Ramaphosa to Putin: weak economy means SA can't sign nuclear deal yetMoneyweb.co.za

all 1,255 news articles »
Categories: News

Analysis: US markets, politics drive nuclear power expansion in the South: industry observers - S&P Global Platts

Thu, 07/26/2018 - 12:12

Analysis: US markets, politics drive nuclear power expansion in the South: industry observers
S&P Global Platts
Houston — The expansion of nuclear capacity in the US Southeast may contrast with its contraction elsewhere, especially in competitive wholesale power markets, but the reasons, in effect, remain tied as much to supply and demand as they are to politics.

Categories: News

IAEA Completes Technical Safety Review of Bangladesh's Nuclear Power Plant's Design Documentation - International Atomic Energy Agency

Thu, 07/26/2018 - 11:11

International Atomic Energy Agency

IAEA Completes Technical Safety Review of Bangladesh's Nuclear Power Plant's Design Documentation
International Atomic Energy Agency
The IAEA in June 2018 completed a peer review of selected parts of the design safety documentation of the Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant (NPP), which is under construction in Bangladesh and scheduled to be commissioned by 2023. The Technical Safety ...
Nuclear Power Safety Backups Market Size & Share Outlook up to 2020managementjournal24.com

all 2 news articles »
Categories: News

Russia's Putin raises nuclear deal at Ramaphosa meeting during BRICS - euronews

Thu, 07/26/2018 - 09:07

euronews

Russia's Putin raises nuclear deal at Ramaphosa meeting during BRICS
euronews
Russian state firm Rosatom was one of the front runners for a project to dramatically increase South Africa's nuclear power-generating capacity championed by former president Jacob Zuma. Ramaphosa has put nuclear expansion on the back burner since ...
Ramaphosa to Putin: weak economy means SA can't sign nuclear deal yetMoneyweb.co.za

all 1,595 news articles »Google News
Categories: News

Pages