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Plymouth: NRC Staff Approves Sale of Pilgrim Nuclear Power Plant - 95.9 WATD-FM

Thu, 08/15/2019 - 11:56
Plymouth: NRC Staff Approves Sale of Pilgrim Nuclear Power Plant  95.9 WATD-FM

Staffers at the Nuclear Regulatory Commission have approved the sale of the now-shuttered Pilgrim nuclear power plant to Holtec International for ...

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Nuclear 'heart surgeon' ensures safety of China's power plants - Global Times

Thu, 08/15/2019 - 11:38
Nuclear 'heart surgeon' ensures safety of China's power plants  Global Times

Qiao Sukai, 47, is responsible for everything related to fuel energy, including reception, inspection, installing, uninstalling and repairing. Out of the 45 nuclear ...

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Meltdown averted: How VR headsets are making nuclear power plants safer - ZDNet

Thu, 08/15/2019 - 11:15
Meltdown averted: How VR headsets are making nuclear power plants safer  ZDNet

Simulations are increasingly used to put front line employees through disaster scenarios.

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US blacklists Chinese nuclear firms over security fears - South China Morning Post

Thu, 08/15/2019 - 10:56
US blacklists Chinese nuclear firms over security fears  South China Morning Post

Four businesses added to Entity List amid wider crackdown on use of nuclear materials and components.

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US blacklists Chinese nuclear firms over security fears - South China Morning Post

Thu, 08/15/2019 - 10:56
US blacklists Chinese nuclear firms over security fears  South China Morning Post

Four businesses added to Entity List amid wider crackdown on use of nuclear materials and components.

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Australia reaches for the nuclear option | Article - Asia Times

Thu, 08/15/2019 - 10:22
Australia reaches for the nuclear option | Article  Asia Times

Australia is poised to hold a parliamentary inquiry into the possibility of pursuing nuclear power, a controversial move in a country where energy and politics are ...

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Official source: Dabaa Nuclear Power Plant has the safest design of its kind in the world - Egypt Independent

Thu, 08/15/2019 - 09:34
Official source: Dabaa Nuclear Power Plant has the safest design of its kind in the world  Egypt Independent

The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) has reviewed the Dabaa project's safety measures in Egypt, said an official source with the Nuclear Power ...

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US blacklists Chinese nuclear company over theft of military tech - Financial Times

Thu, 08/15/2019 - 08:58
US blacklists Chinese nuclear company over theft of military tech  Financial Times

The US has put a major state-owned Chinese nuclear power company, a partner for the UK's power generation programme, on its export blacklist, over ...

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Nuclear Plant Where US Flirted With Its Own Chernobyl to Close - Bloomberg

Thu, 08/15/2019 - 08:00
Nuclear Plant Where US Flirted With Its Own Chernobyl to Close  Bloomberg

Three Mile Island turned the nation against nuclear energy. Now the notorious complex is closing just as some say it still has a role to play.

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Perry presses ahead on advanced nuclear reactors - Houston Chronicle

Thu, 08/15/2019 - 05:00
Perry presses ahead on advanced nuclear reactors  Houston Chronicle

WASHINGTON - Energy Secretary Rick Perry is advancing plans to shift the United States towards the next generation of nuclear reactors. The Energy ...

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60% of spent nuclear fuel in Japan to be stored in metal casks in the future, research shows - The Japan Times

Thu, 08/15/2019 - 04:56
60% of spent nuclear fuel in Japan to be stored in metal casks in the future, research shows  The Japan Times

Over 60 percent of the some 15,200 tons of spent nuclear fuel in Japan could be stored in metal casks in the future, as the cooling pools that currently hold them ...

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U.S. Blacklists China Nuclear Firms Accused of Aiding Military - Bloomberg

Thu, 08/15/2019 - 03:14
U.S. Blacklists China Nuclear Firms Accused of Aiding Military  Bloomberg

The U.S. added four Chinese nuclear entities to a trade blacklist, accusing them of helping to acquire advanced U.S. technology for military use in China.

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Army, Contractor Begin Planning to Dismantle Deactivated Fort Greely Nuclear Power Plant - KUAC

Thu, 08/15/2019 - 00:09
Army, Contractor Begin Planning to Dismantle Deactivated Fort Greely Nuclear Power Plant  KUAC

The Army Corps of Engineers is moving ahead on a project to decommission the mothballed nuclear-power plant at Fort Greely. A team from the agency has ...

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Crikey Comments: Why a nuclear Australia will always be a pipe dream - Crikey

Wed, 08/14/2019 - 22:51
Crikey Comments: Why a nuclear Australia will always be a pipe dream  Crikey

Crikey readers were understandably stirred by our question of Australia's nuclear potential -- the topic tends to be divisive after all. While some readers show ...

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60% of spent nuclear fuel in Japan to be stored in metal casks - Japan Today

Wed, 08/14/2019 - 21:00
60% of spent nuclear fuel in Japan to be stored in metal casks  Japan Today

Over 60 percent of some 15200 tons of spent nuclear fuel in Japan could be stored in metal casks in the future as the cooling pools that currently keep them are ...

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NRC set to approve sale, license transfer for Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station - Wicked Local

Wed, 08/14/2019 - 17:47
NRC set to approve sale, license transfer for Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station  Wicked Local

STATE HOUSE, BOSTON, AUG. 14, 2019.....Federal nuclear energy regulators are prepared to approve the sale and license transfer of Pilgrim Nuclear Power ...

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NRC approves sale of last nuclear plant in Massachusetts - Power Engineering Magazine

Wed, 08/14/2019 - 17:44
NRC approves sale of last nuclear plant in Massachusetts  Power Engineering Magazine

The Pilgrim nuclear power plant was permanently shut down in May after 47 years of generating electricity.

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NRC set to approve sale, license transfer for Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station - Wicked Local

Wed, 08/14/2019 - 17:43
NRC set to approve sale, license transfer for Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station  Wicked Local

STATE HOUSE, BOSTON, AUG. 14, 2019.....Federal nuclear energy regulators are prepared to approve the sale and license transfer of Pilgrim Nuclear Power ...

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NRC set to approve sale, license transfer for Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station - Wicked Local Braintree

Wed, 08/14/2019 - 17:30
NRC set to approve sale, license transfer for Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station  Wicked Local Braintree

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Energy regulators set to approve Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station sale - SouthCoastToday.com

Wed, 08/14/2019 - 17:01
Energy regulators set to approve Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station sale  SouthCoastToday.com

BOSTON - Federal nuclear energy regulators are prepared to approve the sale and license transfer of Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station in Plymouth to a company ...

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