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How Old Nukes Can Help Green New Dealers - Bloomberg

Tue, 09/10/2019 - 13:21
How Old Nukes Can Help Green New Dealers  Bloomberg

Closing existing plants, as Bernie Sanders wants to do, would delay a carbon-free future.

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EDF warns that some of its French nuclear plants have substandard welding - CNBC

Tue, 09/10/2019 - 12:47
EDF warns that some of its French nuclear plants have substandard welding  CNBC

EDF, France's state-owned power company, warned that several of its nuclear reactors have been affected by improper welding, sending shares of the firm ...

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Nuclear Power Plant Emergency Plan Brochure Mailed to Residents - Oswego Daily News

Tue, 09/10/2019 - 11:03
Nuclear Power Plant Emergency Plan Brochure Mailed to Residents  Oswego Daily News

OSWEGO COUNTY – The 2019-2020 Public Information Brochure for the county radiological emergency plan has been mailed to residents of the 10-mile ...

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EDF Stock Falls as French Nuclear Giant Reports Reactor Problems - Barron's

Tue, 09/10/2019 - 10:25
EDF Stock Falls as French Nuclear Giant Reports Reactor Problems  Barron's

European energy giant EDF's stock has fallen sharply after reporting problems with its nuclear reactor components.

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Side Events and Tours Highlight IAEA Work in Nuclear Safety and Security - International Atomic Energy Agency

Tue, 09/10/2019 - 09:15
Side Events and Tours Highlight IAEA Work in Nuclear Safety and Security  International Atomic Energy Agency

The IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security offers 13 side events and two types of tours during the 63rd IAEA General Conference, to be held in Vienna ...

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The Climate Crisis Deserves Everything We've Got. Nuclear Power, Too - WBUR

Tue, 09/10/2019 - 09:03
The Climate Crisis Deserves Everything We've Got. Nuclear Power, Too  WBUR

Democrats running for president call climate change an 'existential crisis,' writes Rich Barlow, but most have excluded nuclear power from their plans.

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Nuclear Power Has No Role in Fighting the Climate Emergency - CounterPunch

Tue, 09/10/2019 - 08:11
Nuclear Power Has No Role in Fighting the Climate Emergency  CounterPunch

The Aug. 26 editorial “A plan that goes nowhere” in the Washington Post claimed that Sen. Bernie Sanders's (I-Vt.) proposed $16.3 trillion climate plan was ...

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Climate adjustment: Any sane Green New Deal should include nuclear power - New York Daily News

Tue, 09/10/2019 - 08:10
Climate adjustment: Any sane Green New Deal should include nuclear power  New York Daily News

At a CNN town hall on climate change last week, the Democratic candidates for president said it over and over again: The United States must lead the world in ...

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The biggest nuclear power plants in China: Ranking the top ten - Power Technology

Tue, 09/10/2019 - 08:09
The biggest nuclear power plants in China: Ranking the top ten  Power Technology

Power-technology.com lists the top ten nuclear power plants in China, based on the design net capacity data from International Atomic Energy Agency.

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The 'advanced' nuclear power sector is dystopian - The Ecologist

Tue, 09/10/2019 - 07:01
The 'advanced' nuclear power sector is dystopian  The Ecologist

The 'advanced' nuclear power sector is dystopian because of its connections to fossil fuel mining and nuclear weapons proliferation.

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EDITORIAL: Put state in charge of TEPCO's plan for reactor restarts:The Asahi Shimbun - Asahi Shimbun

Tue, 09/10/2019 - 06:45
EDITORIAL: Put state in charge of TEPCO's plan for reactor restarts:The Asahi Shimbun  Asahi Shimbun

Tokyo Electric Power Co. has indicated it may decommission at least one aging idle reactor at its Kashiwazaki-Kariwa nuclear power plant in Niigata Prefecture ...

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US nuclear industry asks Washington to unlock funds - Kallanish Energy

Tue, 09/10/2019 - 06:35
US nuclear industry asks Washington to unlock funds  Kallanish Energy

The U.S. Nuclear Energy Institute (NEI) asked the White House to boost domestic energy production using nuclear power by employing funds provided via a ...

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Edf: Deviation in technical standards governing the manufacture of nuclear-reactor components by Framatome - GlobeNewswire

Tue, 09/10/2019 - 06:26
Edf: Deviation in technical standards governing the manufacture of nuclear-reactor components by Framatome  GlobeNewswire

Press release 10 September 2019. Deviation in technical standards governing the manufacture of nuclear-reactor components by Framatome. Framatome has ...

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Japan has to dump contaminated water from Fukushima nuclear plant into Pacific, top official says - The Japan Times

Tue, 09/10/2019 - 06:22
Japan has to dump contaminated water from Fukushima nuclear plant into Pacific, top official says  The Japan Times

Tokyo Electric Power will have to dump radioactive water from its destroyed Fukushima No. 1 nuclear power plant directly into the Pacific Ocean, the enviro.

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Disaster Drill At Nuclear Power Plant - KNSI Radio

Tue, 09/10/2019 - 00:16
Disaster Drill At Nuclear Power Plant  KNSI Radio

Emergency managers run the drill every other year.

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Climate change survey shows Australians want action on emissions, but are divided on nuclear - The New Daily

Mon, 09/09/2019 - 23:37
Climate change survey shows Australians want action on emissions, but are divided on nuclear  The New Daily

A majority of Australians blame increasing energy costs on "excessive profit margins" of energy companies and want net-zero emissions by 2050.

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Nuclear testing has 'disastrous consequences' for people and planet, General Assembly told - UN News

Mon, 09/09/2019 - 21:13
Nuclear testing has 'disastrous consequences' for people and planet, General Assembly told  UN News

Events commemorating the recent International Day against Nuclear Tests serve as an “important and stark reminder…of the disastrous consequences of ...

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NRC could get earful on Pilgrim nuclear plant license transfer - Cape Cod Times

Mon, 09/09/2019 - 21:08
NRC could get earful on Pilgrim nuclear plant license transfer  Cape Cod Times

PLYMOUTH — The Nuclear Regulatory Commission has scheduled a public meeting Wednesday in Plymouth to talk about how the public can be heard during ...

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NRC could get earful on Pilgrim nuclear plant license transfer - Cape Cod Times

Mon, 09/09/2019 - 21:08
NRC could get earful on Pilgrim nuclear plant license transfer  Cape Cod Times

PLYMOUTH — The Nuclear Regulatory Commission has scheduled a public meeting Wednesday in Plymouth to talk about how the public can be heard during ...

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