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World's first floating nuclear power plant drifts towards the Arctic - India Today

News - Fri, 05/25/2018 - 09:37

India Today

World's first floating nuclear power plant drifts towards the Arctic
India Today
Whether you imagined or not, the world is no longer a place for the things to stay in imaginations anyway. Russia's state-run Atomic Energy Corporation, ROSATOM developed the 'Akademik Lomonosov' worlds first floating nuclear power plant (FNPP).

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Radiophobia: why do we fear nuclear power? – Science Weekly podcast - The Guardian

News - Fri, 05/25/2018 - 05:02

The Guardian

Radiophobia: why do we fear nuclear power? – Science Weekly podcast
The Guardian
Given it kills less people per unit of energy produced than coal, gas or wind power, why are we so radiophobic? And is there any way trust in nuclear energy can be rebuilt? This week, Ian Sample discusses with Prof Martin Freer, director of the ...

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To Revive US Nuclear Power, Learn From Canada - InsideSources

News - Fri, 05/25/2018 - 04:52

InsideSources

To Revive US Nuclear Power, Learn From Canada
InsideSources
While the U.S. commercial nuclear power sector continues to suffer major contraction, the outlook in Canada is much brighter. Since October 2012, U.S. nuclear operators have announced they are closing more than 20 reactors at 16 plants. By contrast ...
EDITORIAL: Don't count nuclear power out yetFredericksburg.com
Competition drives nuclear industry to look for millions in subsidiesWashington Post

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Nuclear power plant near Tri-Cities is back online - Seattle Times

News - Thu, 05/24/2018 - 20:36

Tri-City Herald

Nuclear power plant near Tri-Cities is back online
Seattle Times
The Columbia River Generating Station, the region's only nuclear power plant, went back online Thursday morning after a six-day shutdown. The power plant, which can generate 1,207 megawatts of electricity, shut down Friday after transformers, “sensing ...
Investigation continues as Richland nuclear power plant restartsTri-City Herald

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Energy industry expert suggests Wyoming look at nuclear power - Gillette News Record

News - Thu, 05/24/2018 - 18:45

Energy industry expert suggests Wyoming look at nuclear power
Gillette News Record
LARAMIE — With big changes taking place in the world's energy markets, nuclear power could be a possibility in Wyoming, an industry expert said Wednesday. Wyoming is an energy state, with around 70 percent of its revenue derived from extractive ...

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The cost of killing nuclear power - Boulder Weekly

News - Thu, 05/24/2018 - 15:49

Boulder Weekly

The cost of killing nuclear power
Boulder Weekly
”For all sad words of tongue and pen, The saddest are these, 'It might have been.'” — John Greenleaf Whittier. I. t's been obvious for a long time that global warming would be a lot less of an urgent problem if environmentalists hadn't killed nuclear ...

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Awash in Radioactive Waste - New York Times

News - Thu, 05/24/2018 - 15:19

New York Times

Awash in Radioactive Waste
New York Times
On its 60th anniversary, the civilian age of nuclear power in America appears to be almost over. But with the country awash in radioactive waste and plutonium stockpiled for warheads, the task of managing this atomic legacy grows ever more urgent ...

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UPDATE 1-US and partners form international alliance to push nuclear power - Reuters

News - Thu, 05/24/2018 - 14:08

UPDATE 1-US and partners form international alliance to push nuclear power
Reuters
Other countries reducing exposure to nuclear after Fukushima. * Initiative seeks to combine nuclear with wind,solar. * Graphic: Nuclear power plants in the world (Adds detail, Brouillette quote). COPENHAGEN, May 24 (Reuters) - The United States is ...

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U.S. and partners form international alliance to push nuclear power ... - Reuters

News - Thu, 05/24/2018 - 13:07

Reuters

U.S. and partners form international alliance to push nuclear power ...
Reuters
COPENHAGEN (Reuters) - The United States is leading an initiative with several other governments to promote nuclear power and encourage investment in ...
The cost of killing nuclear powerBoulder Weekly
US and partners form international alliance to push nuclear powerWHTC

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Energy summit looks at whether nuclear power could work in Wyoming - Wyoming Tribune

News - Thu, 05/24/2018 - 12:06

Wyoming Tribune

Energy summit looks at whether nuclear power could work in Wyoming
Wyoming Tribune
... the disaster in Fukushima, Japan, where an earthquake led to nuclear meltdowns and the release of radioactive materials. It remains the most significant nuclear disaster since the 1986 accident at a Chernobyl power plant in the former Ukrainian ...

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US and partners form international alliance to push nuclear power - Reuters

News - Thu, 05/24/2018 - 12:01

Reuters

US and partners form international alliance to push nuclear power
Reuters
The group of nations aim to promote areas such as improved power system integration and applications that include hybrid nuclear-renewable systems. The administration of President Donald Trump also launched an alliance with Norway and Saudi Arabia ...

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Belarus, Kazakhstan to cooperate in nuclear power - World Nuclear News

News - Thu, 05/24/2018 - 11:45

World Nuclear News

Belarus, Kazakhstan to cooperate in nuclear power
World Nuclear News
Belarus and Kazakhstan yesterday signed a memorandum of cooperation in the peaceful uses of nuclear energy, the Belarusian Energy Ministry has announced. The document was signed by Belarusian Deputy Energy Minister Mikhail Mikhadyuk and ...

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Belarus, Kazakhstan to cooperate in nuclear power - World Nuclear News

News - Thu, 05/24/2018 - 11:45

World Nuclear News

Belarus, Kazakhstan to cooperate in nuclear power
World Nuclear News
Belarus and Kazakhstan yesterday signed a memorandum of cooperation in the peaceful uses of nuclear energy, the Belarusian Energy Ministry has announced. The document was signed by Belarusian Deputy Energy Minister Mikhail Mikhadyuk and ...

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5 myths about Bataan Nuclear Power Plant, debunked - Philippine Star

News - Thu, 05/24/2018 - 10:35

Philippine Star

5 myths about Bataan Nuclear Power Plant, debunked
Philippine Star
SOCHI, Russia — Sitting atop a 389-hectare government property along the coast of Morong, Bataan, the hulking Bataan Nuclear Power Plant has stood quietly since its construction in the 1980s. For almost 40 years, the fate of what critics called the ...
Call for nuclear revival in power-hungry PhilippinesThe Straits Times
China's first indigenous nuclear power plant 'nerve-center' starts functioningecns
In power hungry Philippines, some advocate a nuclear revivalBusiness Insider
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Find the latest nuclear power generation business development news for nuclear power plant contracts, new power ... - Power Engineering International

News - Wed, 05/23/2018 - 21:50

Find the latest nuclear power generation business development news for nuclear power plant contracts, new power ...
Power Engineering International
Analysis: Hinkley Point C nuclear power plant. The signing of a deal between EDF and China General Nuclear Power Corporation on Hinkley Point C is almost the final piece of the new nuclear jigsaw that the UK has been trying to put together for a decade.

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Call for nuclear revival in power-hungry Philippines - The Straits Times

News - Wed, 05/23/2018 - 21:00

The Straits Times

Call for nuclear revival in power-hungry Philippines
The Straits Times
MANILA • Filipino Wilfredo Torres was hired as a technician for South-east Asia's only nuclear power plant in the 1980s, but has spent the past decade giving guided tours at the never-used facility. The Philippines spent US$2.3 billion on the 621MW ...
In power hungry nation, some advocate a nuclear revivalGulf Times
Nuclear Power Plant Market to Capture Global Industry with a Huge Growth by 2022Exclusive Reportage

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New Jersey governor signs nuclear power subsidy bill into law - KFGO

News - Wed, 05/23/2018 - 19:28

KFGO

New Jersey governor signs nuclear power subsidy bill into law
KFGO
(Reuters) - New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy signed several legislative initiatives on Wednesday to advance the state's clean energy goals, including a controversial bill that would subsidize the continued operation of nuclear power plants. The new ...
New Jersey utility bills to increase with Phil Murphy's sign off on nuke subsidy billAsbury Park Press

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New Jersey governor signs nuclear power subsidy bill into law - Reuters

News - Wed, 05/23/2018 - 19:18

Reuters

New Jersey governor signs nuclear power subsidy bill into law
Reuters
Three are located at the Salem-Hope Creek nuclear plant and are operated by a unit of Public Service Enterprise Group Inc, the state's biggest power company. One megawatt can power about 1,000 U.S. homes. The other reactor, Oyster Creek, is owned by ...
NJ nuclear-power rescue signed into lawArkansas Online
New Jersey utility bills to increase with Phil Murphy's sign off on nuke subsidy billAsbury Park Press

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New Jersey governor signs nuclear power subsidy bill into law - Reuters

News - Wed, 05/23/2018 - 19:18

Reuters

New Jersey governor signs nuclear power subsidy bill into law
Reuters
Three are located at the Salem-Hope Creek nuclear plant and are operated by a unit of Public Service Enterprise Group Inc, the state's biggest power company. One megawatt can power about 1,000 U.S. homes. The other reactor, Oyster Creek, is owned by ...
NJ utility bills to rise after Phil Murphy signs nuclear subsidyAsbury Park Press

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New Jersey Governor Signs Nuclear Plant Bill Environmental Groups Opposed - Bloomberg

News - Wed, 05/23/2018 - 16:44

Bloomberg

New Jersey Governor Signs Nuclear Plant Bill Environmental Groups Opposed
Bloomberg
More than a quarter of U.S. nuclear power plants don't make enough money to cover their operating costs, according to Bloomberg New Energy Finance. Supporters say keeping the reactors running saves jobs and helps states achieve clean-energy goals.

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