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Ross: The path to zero emissions is paved with nuclear energy - MyNorthwest.com

News - Tue, 04/23/2019 - 14:39
Ross: The path to zero emissions is paved with nuclear energy  MyNorthwest.com

Solar and wind power are great, but according to one expert, the only way to truly get to zero emissions is with nuclear power.

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Pennsylvania utility regulator speaks out against state Senate's nuclear bailout bill - WHYY

News - Tue, 04/23/2019 - 13:45
Pennsylvania utility regulator speaks out against state Senate's nuclear bailout bill  WHYY

Place: If Three Mile Island is the only plant in trouble right now then the bill is, “quite an expensive solution to the issue.”

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New Jersey approves up to $300M in annual nuclear plant subsidies, despite profitability claims - Utility Dive

News - Tue, 04/23/2019 - 13:42
New Jersey approves up to $300M in annual nuclear plant subsidies, despite profitability claims  Utility Dive

The New Jersey Board of Public Utilities (BPU) on April 18 awarded zero-emission certifications to three nuclear power plants in the Garden State, providing ...

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Cameco May Benefit From A Resurgence In Nuclear Power - Seeking Alpha

News - Tue, 04/23/2019 - 13:11
Cameco May Benefit From A Resurgence In Nuclear Power  Seeking Alpha

Adoption of nuclear power - and the resulting price of uranium - has been beaten down ever since the accident at Fukushima. However, recent developments ...

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For 46 Years, Pilgrim Nuclear Plant Has Used Water From Cape Cod Bay. How Has It Impacted The Ecosystem? - The Public's Radio

News - Tue, 04/23/2019 - 13:09
For 46 Years, Pilgrim Nuclear Plant Has Used Water From Cape Cod Bay. How Has It Impacted The Ecosystem?  The Public's Radio

The Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station in Plymouth pumps about a half-billion gallons of water from Cape Cod Bay into the plant every day. The water cycles ...

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High-fidelity simulations point the way to optimizing heat transfer in current and next-generation reactors - Phys.org

News - Tue, 04/23/2019 - 12:21
High-fidelity simulations point the way to optimizing heat transfer in current and next-generation reactors  Phys.org

Engineers must manage a maelstrom in the core of operating nuclear reactors. Nuclear reactions deposit an extraordinary amount of heat in the fuel rods, setting ...

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DeWine Says Nuclear Power Must Be Part Of Ohio's Energy Landscape - WOSU

News - Tue, 04/23/2019 - 12:19
DeWine Says Nuclear Power Must Be Part Of Ohio's Energy Landscape  WOSU

Ohio lawmakers are debating a plan that would bail out the state's two aging nuclear energy plants by charging customers more. Gov. Mike DeWine isn't.

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DeWine signals support for nuclear energy: Capitol Letter - cleveland.com

News - Tue, 04/23/2019 - 12:11
DeWine signals support for nuclear energy: Capitol Letter  cleveland.com

Gov. Mike DeWine said on Monday that Ohio's energy policy priorities should be to ensure reliability and affordability while limiting carbon emissions, ...

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First batch of nuclear fuel transferred - NHK WORLD

News - Tue, 04/23/2019 - 12:06
First batch of nuclear fuel transferred  NHK WORLD

The operator of the crippled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant says it has transferred the first batch of nuclear fuel from one of the damaged reactor ...

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Tepco transfers first nuclear fuel out of No. 3 reactor building at crippled Fukushima plant - The Japan Times

News - Tue, 04/23/2019 - 09:45
Tepco transfers first nuclear fuel out of No. 3 reactor building at crippled Fukushima plant  The Japan Times

The operator of the crippled Fukushima No. 1 nuclear power plant said Tuesday it has transferred some nuclear fuel from one of the reactor buildings damage.

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This Vermont Town Took A Big Hit When Its Nuclear Plant Closed - WBUR

News - Tue, 04/23/2019 - 09:36
This Vermont Town Took A Big Hit When Its Nuclear Plant Closed  WBUR

Vermont Yankee closed five years ago, and its host community of Vernon has had a rough adjustment to its new social and economic reality. There may be ...

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This Vermont Town Took A Big Hit When Its Nuclear Plant Closed - Vermont Public Radio

News - Tue, 04/23/2019 - 09:33
This Vermont Town Took A Big Hit When Its Nuclear Plant Closed  Vermont Public Radio

At the end of May, the Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station in Plymouth will permanently shut down. Forty-six years ago it began generating electricity, high.

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SNC-Lavalin joint venture wins $1B nuclear contract - Daily Commercial News

News - Tue, 04/23/2019 - 09:30
SNC-Lavalin joint venture wins $1B nuclear contract  Daily Commercial News

MONTREAL — An SNC-Lavalin joint venture has secured a contract valued at more than $1 billion to decommission three nuclear reactors at a power plant in ...

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How nuclear plants are gaming climate-change rules - POLITICO

News - Tue, 04/23/2019 - 09:06
How nuclear plants are gaming climate-change rules  POLITICO

In state after state, operators have figured out how turn green-power incentives into sweetheart deals.

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If pattern holds true, Utah nuclear power plan doomed to fail - The Herald Journal

News - Tue, 04/23/2019 - 07:00
If pattern holds true, Utah nuclear power plan doomed to fail  The Herald Journal

Some 30 members of the Utah Associated Municipal Power Systems (UAMPS) are deciding whether to invest in 12 small modular nuclear reactors (SMRs) in ...

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DeWine backs saving Ohio nuclear plants amid opposition - The Columbus Dispatch

News - Tue, 04/23/2019 - 07:00
DeWine backs saving Ohio nuclear plants amid opposition  The Columbus Dispatch

As green energy groups lined up this morning in a House subcommittee to oppose a clean air and nuclear bailout bill, Gov. Mike DeWine is throwing his support ...

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TABLE-Swiss nuclear plant outages and restarts - Reuters

News - Tue, 04/23/2019 - 06:21
TABLE-Swiss nuclear plant outages and restarts  Reuters

The following table lists maintenance outages and unscheduled stoppages at Swiss nuclear power plants. Maintenance usually takes place in the spring and ...

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TABLE-Swiss nuclear plant outages and restarts - Reuters

News - Tue, 04/23/2019 - 06:18
TABLE-Swiss nuclear plant outages and restarts  Reuters

The following table lists maintenance outages and unscheduled stoppages at Swiss nuclear power plants. Maintenance usually takes place in the spring and ...

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Fukushima town's local gov't services to resume 8 years after nuclear evacuation - The Mainichi

News - Tue, 04/23/2019 - 05:02
Fukushima town's local gov't services to resume 8 years after nuclear evacuation  The Mainichi

OKUMA, Fukushima -- Municipal government services in this town are resuming for the first time since the March 2011 earthquake, tsunami and nuclear di.

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Lawmakers debate bill to save nuclear plants | Local News - The Star Beacon

News - Tue, 04/23/2019 - 04:30
Lawmakers debate bill to save nuclear plants | Local News  The Star Beacon

PERRY — Some officials in the region are hoping an effort to help — or as critics charge bailout — Ohio's two nuclear power plants will keep the facilities ...

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