News

Can SMR Technology Revitalize the Business of Nuclear Power? - Power Engineering Magazine

Wed, 06/13/2018 - 15:04

Power Engineering Magazine

Can SMR Technology Revitalize the Business of Nuclear Power?
Power Engineering Magazine
The optimism over SMRs is borne from the fact that the technology responds to some of the most prevalent causes for hesitation over nuclear power. Because the reactor is modular and designed for replication, inherent safety features are built into the ...

Categories: News

Mesothelioma Compensation Center is the Nation's Leading Advocate for Nuclear Power Workers with Mesothelioma ... - PR Newswire (press release)

Wed, 06/13/2018 - 12:41

Mesothelioma Compensation Center is the Nation's Leading Advocate for Nuclear Power Workers with Mesothelioma ...
PR Newswire (press release)
NEW YORK, June 13, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- According to the Mesothelioma Compensation Center, "No group in the nation is more focused on seeing to it that civilian nuclear power workers and US Nuclear Navy Veterans receive the very best possible ...

Categories: News

Jones Day's Newest Partner Seeks Nuclear Power Plant Proliferation - Law.com

Wed, 06/13/2018 - 10:52

Law.com

Jones Day's Newest Partner Seeks Nuclear Power Plant Proliferation
Law.com
She is well-known for her work representing clients in the nuclear sector, including on transactional, regulatory and litigation matters regarding the operation, decommission and reuse of nuclear power plants. She said her move to 2,523-lawyer Jones ...

Categories: News

Op-ed: Save coal and nuclear power — we might need it - Deseret News

Wed, 06/13/2018 - 01:02

Deseret News

Op-ed: Save coal and nuclear power — we might need it
Deseret News
There is nothing more important for future electrical power in the United States than whether, in the wake of an enormous loss of baseload power due to overregulation in recent years, our country preserves financially stressed nuclear and coal plants ...

and more »
Categories: News

Environmentalists foolishly go to war against nuclear power - New York Post

Tue, 06/12/2018 - 23:01

New York Post

Environmentalists foolishly go to war against nuclear power
New York Post
America's biggest environmental groups seldom, if ever, talk about the climate-change benefits of nuclear energy. Why not? There's no money in it. That's the finding of a recent paper by Matthew C. Nisbet, a communications professor at Northeastern ...

and more »
Categories: News

Our nuclear legacy is also our nuclear future - The Verge

Tue, 06/12/2018 - 20:05

The Verge

Our nuclear legacy is also our nuclear future
The Verge
The book originated as a story about just one site: “the heart of the British nuclear industry,” called Sellafield, Pearce says. It's where plutonium was produced for the first British bombs, and it continues to reprocess waste produced by nuclear ...

Categories: News

North Korea Is a Nuclear Power. Get Used to It. - New York Times

Tue, 06/12/2018 - 20:03

New York Times

North Korea Is a Nuclear Power. Get Used to It.
New York Times
North Korea has arrived as a nuclear power, and there is no going back. Once the reality-show theatrics of the Singapore summit meeting subside, we are left with the reality that North Korea was just recognized as a de facto nuclear weapons power.
'Trump is being played,' says expert on the KoreasCNBC
So the Donald Trump, Kim Jong Un handshake happened. Now what?PolitiFact
Why North Korea went nuclearBBC History Magazine (blog)
Power Line (blog) -Chicago Tribune -Bloomberg
all 17,790 news articles »
Categories: News

Perry's plan to save coal, nuclear power plants 'difficult to stomach' for at least one fellow Texan - Dallas News

Tue, 06/12/2018 - 12:00

Dallas News

Perry's plan to save coal, nuclear power plants 'difficult to stomach' for at least one fellow Texan
Dallas News
"It's not the worst idea in the world," said Ennis Rep. Joe Barton, a senior Republican on the House Energy and Commerce Committee, which shares oversight of the Energy Department. "But if you believe in free markets, it's difficult to stomach." Perry ...
Trump's coal, nuclear bailout no shield from hackers: cyber expertsBusiness Insider

all 2 news articles »
Categories: News

BGR Energy surges 18% post Rs 4.3 billion order win from Nuclear Power Corp - Business Standard

Tue, 06/12/2018 - 09:27

Business Standard

BGR Energy surges 18% post Rs 4.3 billion order win from Nuclear Power Corp
Business Standard
Shares of BGR Energy Systems have surged 18% to Rs 108 per share on the BSE on back of heavy volumes after the company announced that it has secured two orders worth of Rs 4.31 billion from Nuclear Power Corporation of India for Kudankulam ...
BGR Energy bags orders worth Rs 431cr from Nuclear Power CorpUnited News of India
BGR Energy Systems gains 14% on orders win worth Rs 431 croreMoneycontrol.com
BGR Energy bags orders worth Rs 4.31 bn from Nuclear Power CorpMyiris.com

all 7 news articles »
Categories: News

More Than Half Of The Nation's Nuclear Power Plants Are At Risk Of Closing - NPR

Tue, 06/12/2018 - 09:11

NPR

More Than Half Of The Nation's Nuclear Power Plants Are At Risk Of Closing
NPR
The nuclear energy industry is having trouble competing against cheaper natural gas and renewable energy. So it's begun touting its low greenhouse gas emissions as it seeks public subsidies. Facebook; Twitter; Flipboard; Email ...

Categories: News

Ban nuclear power and let felons vote? 5 official MN DFL platform positions that might surprise you. - Bemidji Pioneer

Mon, 06/11/2018 - 21:12

Bemidji Pioneer

Ban nuclear power and let felons vote? 5 official MN DFL platform positions that might surprise you.
Bemidji Pioneer
ST. PAUL — The Minnesota Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party opposes all nuclear power and wants to allow felons to vote as long as they're not actually in prison, two of a number of official party positions that might surprise some even within the DFL.

and more »
Categories: News

Ban nuclear power and let felons vote? 5 official MN DFL platform positions that might surprise you. - INFORUM

Mon, 06/11/2018 - 21:10

INFORUM

Ban nuclear power and let felons vote? 5 official MN DFL platform positions that might surprise you.
INFORUM
ST. PAUL — The Minnesota Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party opposes all nuclear power and wants to allow felons to vote as long as they're not actually in prison, two of a number of official party positions that might surprise some even within the DFL.
Ban nuclear power and let felons vote? 5 official MN DFL platform ...Daily Globe

all 4 news articles »
Categories: News

Ban nuclear power and let felons vote? 5 official MN DFL platform ... - Grand Forks Herald

Mon, 06/11/2018 - 21:01

Grand Forks Herald

Ban nuclear power and let felons vote? 5 official MN DFL platform ...
Grand Forks Herald
ST. PAUL — The Minnesota Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party opposes all nuclear power and wants to allow felons to vote as long as they're not actually in prison ...
Ban nuclear power and let felons vote? 5 official MN DFL platform positions that might surprise you.INFORUM

all 4 news articles »
Categories: News

Ban nuclear power and let felons vote? 5 official MN DFL platform positions that might surprise you. - Daily Globe

Mon, 06/11/2018 - 21:01

Daily Globe

Ban nuclear power and let felons vote? 5 official MN DFL platform positions that might surprise you.
Daily Globe
ST. PAUL — The Minnesota Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party opposes all nuclear power and wants to allow felons to vote as long as they're not actually in prison, two of a number of official party positions that might surprise some even within the DFL.

and more »
Categories: News

Ban nuclear power and let felons vote? 5 official MN DFL platform positions that might surprise you. - Daily Globe

Mon, 06/11/2018 - 21:01

Ban nuclear power and let felons vote? 5 official MN DFL platform positions that might surprise you.
Daily Globe
ST. PAUL — The Minnesota Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party opposes all nuclear power and wants to allow felons to vote as long as they're not actually in prison, two of a number of official party positions that might surprise some even within the DFL.

Categories: News

Trump's coal, nuclear bailout no shield from hackers: cyber experts - Reuters.com

Mon, 06/11/2018 - 19:57

Reuters.com

Trump's coal, nuclear bailout no shield from hackers: cyber experts
Reuters.com
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Bailing out nuclear and coal-fired power plants will not toughen the U.S. power grid against cyber attacks as the Trump administration claims, according to cyber experts, because hackers have a wide array of options for hitting ...

Categories: News

Tepco rallies as election result sparks hope for nuclear power restart - Seeking Alpha

Mon, 06/11/2018 - 16:54

Tepco rallies as election result sparks hope for nuclear power restart
Seeking Alpha
Traders see the vote as positive for Tepco's Kashiwazaki-Kariwa nuclear plant, which was shut down during the Fukushima disaster in 2011, after the previous governor had opposed restarting the site's seven reactors, which is crucial to Tepco's recovery ...

Categories: News

If Nuclear Power Is So Safe, Why Are We So Afraid Of It? - Forbes

Mon, 06/11/2018 - 16:48

Forbes

If Nuclear Power Is So Safe, Why Are We So Afraid Of It?
Forbes
In his magisterial new book, Energy: A Human History, the Pulitzer-winning historian, Richard Rhodes, quotes the inventor of the first peaceful nuclear power plant, U.S. Navy Admiral Hyman Rickover, trying to tamp down excess enthusiasm by the public ...

Categories: News

NC State Researchers Studying How To Use AI In Nuclear Power Plants - WUNC

Mon, 06/11/2018 - 15:27

WUNC

NC State Researchers Studying How To Use AI In Nuclear Power Plants
WUNC
Nuclear reactors could eventually be largely controlled by artificial intelligence. The nuclear engineering department at N.C. State University has received a $3 million federal grant to study AI in nuclear power plants. N.C. State Nuclear Engineer ...

Categories: News

Uranium enrichment will be a key point in talks with North Korea. Here's what it is. - Vox

Mon, 06/11/2018 - 14:30

Vox

Uranium enrichment will be a key point in talks with North Korea. Here's what it is.
Vox
Given the extraordinary destructive power of a nuclear weapon, keeping a close eye on enrichment around the world is crucial to global security. But in the decades since the Manhattan Project, the enrichment process has gone from a massive, power ...

and more »
Categories: News

Pages