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US nuclear power plants prepare for Hurricane Florence - Reuters

News - Tue, 09/11/2018 - 19:20

Common Dreams

US nuclear power plants prepare for Hurricane Florence
Reuters
Sept 11 (Reuters) - Several nuclear power reactors in North and South Carolina and Virginia on Tuesday started to prepare for Hurricane Florence, which is expected to hit the coast as a major hurricane on Friday. The storm threatened to make landfall ...
As 1.5 Million Flee Hurricane Florence, Worries Grow Over Half Dozen Nuclear Power Plants in Storm's PathCommon Dreams
Hurricane Florence Forecast to Hit Near Brunswick Nuclear Power Plant in North CarolinaThe Epoch Times
UPDATE 1-US nuclear power plants prepare for Hurricane FlorenceReuters UK

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US nuclear power plants prepare for Hurricane Florence - Thomson Reuters Foundation

News - Tue, 09/11/2018 - 19:19

US nuclear power plants prepare for Hurricane Florence
Thomson Reuters Foundation
Sept 11 (Reuters) - Several nuclear power reactors in North and South Carolina and Virginia on Tuesday started to prepare for Hurricane Florence, which is expected to hit the coast as a major hurricane on Friday. The storm threatened to make landfall ...

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Hurricane Florence Forecast to Hit Near Brunswick Nuclear Power Plant in North Carolina - The Epoch Times

News - Tue, 09/11/2018 - 17:33

The Epoch Times

Hurricane Florence Forecast to Hit Near Brunswick Nuclear Power Plant in North Carolina
The Epoch Times
Hurricane Florence is predicted to make landfall near the Brunswick Nuclear Generating Station power plant located on the southern coast of North Carolina. The U.S. National Hurricane Center, in its 11 a.m. update on Sept. 11, is forecasting that ...
Millions Prepare For Potentially Catastrophic FlorenceWCCO | CBS Minnesota
Hurricane Florence Tracker: Carolinas remain in path of Category 4 stormWLS-TV
In simulation, Category 4 hurricane devastated East CoastKTIV
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Had They Bet On Nuclear, Not Renewables, Germany & California Would Already Have 100% Clean Power - Forbes

News - Tue, 09/11/2018 - 15:27

Forbes

Had They Bet On Nuclear, Not Renewables, Germany & California Would Already Have 100% Clean Power
Forbes
Had California and Germany invested $680 billion into new nuclear power plants instead of renewables like solar and wind farms, the two would already be generating 100 percent or more of their electricity from clean (low-emissions) energy sources, ...
California Sets Goal Of 100 Percent Clean Electric Power By 2045NPR

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Plans for new Cumbria nuclear power station on verge of collapse - The Guardian

News - Tue, 09/11/2018 - 13:25

The Guardian

Plans for new Cumbria nuclear power station on verge of collapse
The Guardian
Plans for a new nuclear power station in Cumbria are on the verge of collapsing after the Toshiba-owned company behind it laid off 60% of its workforce and embarked on a final effort to sell the project. Toshiba was due to sell the NuGen consortium to ...
Almost 70 jobs to go at Moorside developer NuGenNews & Star

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Nuclear energy's role in world's energy mix may shrink, UN agency says - The Japan Times

News - Tue, 09/11/2018 - 07:09

The Japan Times

Nuclear energy's role in world's energy mix may shrink, UN agency says
The Japan Times
“Overall, the new projections suggest that nuclear power may struggle to maintain its current place in the world's energy mix,” the IAEA said. In its worst case scenario, nuclear power capacity would fall by more than 10 percent until 2030. Other ...
International Atomic Energy Agency report forecasts potential declining role for nuclear energyDaily Energy Insider

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Byron Nuclear Power Plant bringing in 4200 workers for annual refueling - MyStateline.com

News - Mon, 09/10/2018 - 22:57

MyStateline.com

Byron Nuclear Power Plant bringing in 4200 workers for annual refueling
MyStateline.com
BYRON, Ill. - The Byron area can expect an influx of temporary workers as Exelon brings about 4,200 people onboard to help with the Byron Nuclear Generating Station's annual refueling maintenance. One of the plants units is currently not producing a ...

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In Response: Nuclear is most efficient, environmentally friendliest energy option - Duluth News Tribune

News - Mon, 09/10/2018 - 21:59

Duluth News Tribune

In Response: Nuclear is most efficient, environmentally friendliest energy option
Duluth News Tribune
The commentaries in the Aug. 18 News Tribune about "failing" wind and nuclear revealed how little the writers know about long-lived, 90 percent-efficient nuclear power, our only super-safe source of greenhouse gas-free electricity. (The columns were ...

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IAEA: Global Nuclear Power Industry Is 'Struggling' - POWER magazine

News - Mon, 09/10/2018 - 16:16

POWER magazine

IAEA: Global Nuclear Power Industry Is 'Struggling'
POWER magazine
Nuclear power's share of the world's power generating mix could shrink dramatically from 10% in 2017 to just 5.6% in 2050 as the industry struggles with “reduced competitiveness,” the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) suggested in a new report.
New IAEA Energy Projections See Possible Shrinking Role for Nuclear PowerInternational Atomic Energy Agency
Nuclear energy may see role wane, UN agency saysPhys.Org
Stopping climate change not possible without help of nuclear power: IAEADaily Sabah
World Nuclear News
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Stopping climate change not possible without help of nuclear power: IAEA - Daily Sabah

News - Mon, 09/10/2018 - 14:55

Daily Sabah

Stopping climate change not possible without help of nuclear power: IAEA
Daily Sabah
The world will struggle to curb global warming unless nuclear power takes a more prominent role, the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) warned. On Monday, the Vienna-based agency published its annual energy projections, in which the global ...
IAEA Director General's Introductory Statement to the Board of GovernorsInternational Atomic Energy Agency

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EDF says French nuclear power output fell 4.5 percent in August - euronews

News - Mon, 09/10/2018 - 14:20

TimesLIVE

EDF says French nuclear power output fell 4.5 percent in August
euronews
EDF, which operates France's 58 nuclear reactors that account for around 75 percent of the country's power needs, said output rose 6.4 percent in July compared with the same month a year ago. EDF's nuclear electricity generation was at 259.9 terawatt ...
EDF must prove nuclear reactors viable - French ministerTimesLIVE

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IAEA completes Sudan nuclear infrastructure review - World Nuclear News

News - Mon, 09/10/2018 - 13:55

World Nuclear News

IAEA completes Sudan nuclear infrastructure review
World Nuclear News
Sudan's government is strongly committed to developing the infrastructure needed for a safe, secure and peaceful nuclear power programme, an International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) team of experts has found. The eight-day Integrated Nuclear ...

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New IAEA Energy Projections See Possible Shrinking Role for Nuclear Power - International Atomic Energy Agency

News - Mon, 09/10/2018 - 11:50

International Atomic Energy Agency

New IAEA Energy Projections See Possible Shrinking Role for Nuclear Power
International Atomic Energy Agency
Nuclear power's electricity generating capacity risks shrinking in the coming decades as ageing reactors are retired and the industry struggles with reduced competitiveness, according to a new IAEA report. The declining trend may set back global ...

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Electric Cars Give New Life to Mine Excavated for Nuclear Power - BloombergQuint

News - Mon, 09/10/2018 - 11:32

Electric Cars Give New Life to Mine Excavated for Nuclear Power
BloombergQuint
(Bloomberg) -- Demand for a new generation of electric vehicles is breathing life into an Alpine mine that was originally excavated to feed an Austrian nuclear industry that never materialized. The developer of the site in Wolfsberg, European Lithium ...

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Electric Cars Give New Life to Mine Excavated for Nuclear Power - Bloomberg

News - Mon, 09/10/2018 - 11:14

Bloomberg

Electric Cars Give New Life to Mine Excavated for Nuclear Power
Bloomberg
Demand for a new generation of electric vehicles is breathing life into an Alpine mine that was originally excavated to feed an Austrian nuclear industry that never materialized. The developer of the site in Wolfsberg, European Lithium Ltd., is ...

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Moorside nuclear power station must be rescued, says GMB union - Compelo

News - Mon, 09/10/2018 - 11:00

Compelo

Moorside nuclear power station must be rescued, says GMB union
Compelo
The GMB has called for the creation of a new Nuclear Development Authority and UK government funding for the Moorside nuclear power station project, which appears doomed after the financial struggles experienced by project leader NuGen's owner ...

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Powering down at nuclear power plant - ITV News

News - Mon, 09/10/2018 - 10:31

ITV News

Powering down at nuclear power plant
ITV News
Kent's nuclear power plant, Dungeness B, is closing down one of it's reactors for 12 weeks to carry out a 30-million pound maintenance program. It will involve 12-thousand pieces of work which are not possible when the reactor is working. Cameras are ...

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NRC To Inspect San Onofre Nuclear Plant After Waste Canister Incident - NPR

News - Mon, 09/10/2018 - 09:07

NRC To Inspect San Onofre Nuclear Plant After Waste Canister Incident
NPR
September 10, 20185:07 AM ET. Heard on Morning Edition. The transfer of nuclear waste to storage canisters at the now closed San Onofre nuclear power plant in southern California has been put on hold, after a near accident last month. Facebook; Twitter

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Georgia Power customers to get credits for nuclear project - FOX 5 Atlanta

News - Sun, 09/09/2018 - 17:16

FOX 5 Atlanta

Georgia Power customers to get credits for nuclear project
FOX 5 Atlanta
AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) - Georgia Power says its customers will get a $25 credit on their September bills in connection with financing of the Plant Vogtle nuclear power plant expansion. The Augusta Chronicle reports that the credit is the third payment in ...

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Georgia Power customers to get credits for nuclear project - Sacramento Bee

News - Sun, 09/09/2018 - 13:23

Georgia Power customers to get credits for nuclear project
Sacramento Bee
Georgia Power customers will get a $25 credit on their September bills in connection with financing of the Plant Vogtle nuclear power plant expansion, company officials said. The credit is the third payment in 2018 bill credits for a total of $75 — or ...

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