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Nuclear power safe, efficient, Florence Rotarians told - SCNow

Mon, 10/30/2017 - 21:44

SCNow

Nuclear power safe, efficient, Florence Rotarians told
SCNow
FLORENCE, S.C. – Ernie Kapopoulos, site vice president of the Duke Energy Robinson Nuclear Plant in Hartsville, spoke Monday to the Florence Rotary Club about plant operations, the advantages of nuclear power and future plans for the facility.

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Russia Signs Agreement With Nigeria to Build Nuclear Power Plant - Bloomberg

Mon, 10/30/2017 - 17:00

Bloomberg

Russia Signs Agreement With Nigeria to Build Nuclear Power Plant
Bloomberg
The nations in 2009 signed an intergovernmental agreement on cooperation in the field of the peaceful usage of nuclear technologies. Nigeria in 2015 was in talks with Rosatom to build as many as four nuclear power plants costing about $20 billion, the ...
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Nigeria signs Rosatom agreements to build nuclear power plant - Reuters

Mon, 10/30/2017 - 16:02

Nigeria signs Rosatom agreements to build nuclear power plant
Reuters
CAPE TOWN, Oct 30 (Reuters) - Russia's state-owned Rosatom and Nigeria have signed agreements for the construction and operation of a nuclear power plant and research centre in Africa's biggest economy, Rosatom said on Monday. “The development of ...

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Perry's Plan Would Subsidize Coal And Nuclear Power – But It Wouldn't Apply To Texas - KUT

Mon, 10/30/2017 - 14:12

KUT

Perry's Plan Would Subsidize Coal And Nuclear Power – But It Wouldn't Apply To Texas
KUT
He argued coal and nuclear power are the only two electricity-generators whose power sources can be stored on-site, which could be valuable to keep the grid running in the event of a natural disaster or an attack of some kind. So, propping up nuclear ...
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Saudi Arabia to extract uranium for 'self-sufficient' nuclear program - Reuters

Mon, 10/30/2017 - 14:06

Reuters

Saudi Arabia to extract uranium for 'self-sufficient' nuclear program
Reuters
In a speech at an international nuclear power conference in Abu Dhabi, he did not specify whether Saudi Arabia seeks to also enrich and reprocess uranium – steps in the fuel cycle which are especially sensitive as they can open up the possibility of ...

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Sizewell C nuclear power station could become operational in 2031, says head of EDF Energy - East Anglian Daily Times

Mon, 10/30/2017 - 12:11

East Anglian Daily Times

Sizewell C nuclear power station could become operational in 2031, says head of EDF Energy
East Anglian Daily Times
He also said that he “strongly hopes” that a new nuclear plant at Bradwell in Essex, which forms part of a funding deal between EDF and the China General Nuclear Power Group, will be generating electricity by 2033. EDF is currently working on its ...

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IAEA Ministerial Conference on Nuclear Power in the 21st Century Opens in Abu Dhabi - International Atomic Energy Agency

Mon, 10/30/2017 - 11:53

International Atomic Energy Agency

IAEA Ministerial Conference on Nuclear Power in the 21st Century Opens in Abu Dhabi
International Atomic Energy Agency
The IAEA's International Ministerial Conference on Nuclear Power in the 21st Century opened today in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, with around 700 participants from 67 IAEA Member States and five international organizations set to explore the role ...
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Iran fulfilling nuclear deal commitments: IAEA chief - Reuters

Mon, 10/30/2017 - 11:12

Reuters

Iran fulfilling nuclear deal commitments: IAEA chief
Reuters
Amano added that he had told Iranian officials the nuclear deal was a “significant gain for verification”. Speaking on the sidelines of an international conference on nuclear power in the United Arab Emirates, Amano declined comment on U.S. policy ...
Iran fulfilling nuclear commitments: IAEANEWS.com.au

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Why More Flexible Operation Won't Save US Nuclear Power Plants - Greentech Media

Mon, 10/30/2017 - 11:02

Greentech Media

Why More Flexible Operation Won't Save US Nuclear Power Plants
Greentech Media
The technology has been around since 2008 and has already been installed in the Philippsburg 2, Isar 2, Brokdorf and Grohnde power plants in Germany. It should help Goesgen cater to increasing grid intermittency, said Areva's nuclear arm Areva NP.

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Perry's Plan Would Subsidize Coal And Nuclear Power – But It Wouldn't Apply To Texas - KUOW News and Information

Mon, 10/30/2017 - 10:52

KUOW News and Information

Perry's Plan Would Subsidize Coal And Nuclear Power – But It Wouldn't Apply To Texas
KUOW News and Information
He argued coal and nuclear power are the only two electricity-generators whose power sources can be stored on-site, which could be valuable to keep the grid running in the event of a natural disaster or an attack of some kind. So, propping up nuclear ...
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Lake County officials continue drive to save Perry Nuclear Plantcleveland.com
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IAEA DG calls for increase in use of nuclear power for world's energy needs - Vanguard

Mon, 10/30/2017 - 10:35

Vanguard

IAEA DG calls for increase in use of nuclear power for world's energy needs
Vanguard
International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Director-General Yukiya Amano on Monday, called for an increase in the use of nuclear power to provide the world's energy needs. Amano made the call at the IAEA ministerial conference on nuclear power in ...
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Iran skips UN Abu Dhabi meet on nuclear power; it had been seated next to Israel - The Times of Israel

Mon, 10/30/2017 - 10:06

The Times of Israel

Iran skips UN Abu Dhabi meet on nuclear power; it had been seated next to Israel
The Times of Israel
Both the UAE and neighboring Saudi Arabia remain highly suspicious of the nuclear deal, which saw economic sanctions on Iran lifted in exchange for it limiting its enrichment of uranium. The two Gulf Arab countries say that new money flowing into Iran ...
Iran fulfilling nuclear deal commitments: IAEA chiefReuters

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Government to construct 1000 -Maga -watts nuclear power plant by 2031 - KFM

Mon, 10/30/2017 - 07:56

KFM

Government to construct 1000 -Maga -watts nuclear power plant by 2031
KFM
The Head of the Nuclear Energy Unit at the Ministry of Energy and Mineral Development Sarah Nafuna says in about 14 years from now Uganda will have its first nuclear power plant constructed near Lake Kyoga in Nakasongola district. Nafuna says some of ...

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China Growing Fastest in Nuclear Power Production - EP Magazine

Mon, 10/30/2017 - 07:18

ETEnergyworld.com

China Growing Fastest in Nuclear Power Production
EP Magazine
China is now the fastest expanding nuclear power producer in the world, the International Atomic Energy Agency announced last week. As some countries are introducing nuclear power for the first time and others are expanding theirs, this will be one of ...
ONGC proposes to partner in building nuclear power reactors: MinisterETEnergyworld.com
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Global nuclear energy leaders meet over its importance as future credible energy sourceSaudi Gazette
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International Ministerial Conference on Nuclear Power kicks off in Abu Dhabi - Gulf Today

Mon, 10/30/2017 - 07:09

Radio Pakistan (press release)

International Ministerial Conference on Nuclear Power kicks off in Abu Dhabi
Gulf Today
ABU DHABI: The International Ministerial Conference on Nuclear Power in the 21st Century opened in Abu Dhabi on Monday, with the participation of experts and leaders in the field of peaceful nuclear energy. Organised by the International Atomic Energy ...
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Sizewell C nuclear power to come on stream in 2031 - The Times

Mon, 10/30/2017 - 00:01

The Times

Sizewell C nuclear power to come on stream in 2031
The Times
EDF aims to produce the first power from a new nuclear plant in Suffolk by 2031, the company's departing UK chief executive has said. Vincent de Rivaz forecast that by 2033 the Sizewell C plant, a sister project to Hinkley Point C in Somerset, “will ...

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Nuclear powered future is a key to environmental safety - The National

Sun, 10/29/2017 - 13:15

The National

Nuclear powered future is a key to environmental safety
The National
Meanwhile, this Monday sees in Abu Dhabi the four-yearly ministerial gathering on the civilian nuclear power sector. The UAE's first nuclear power plant, at Barakah in the Western Region, is due to start operations next year, a major shift in the ...

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US refusal to accept N. Korea as nuclear power leaves little room for talks - Stars and Stripes

Sun, 10/29/2017 - 10:13

Stars and Stripes

US refusal to accept N. Korea as nuclear power leaves little room for talks
Stars and Stripes
SEOUL, South Korea – Defense Minister Jim Mattis insisted the United States will never accept North Korea as a nuclear power, warning the communist state will face a massive military response if it attacks. But he also clung to diplomatic efforts aimed ...
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Kudankulam nuclear power plant's second unit to be operational soon - ETEnergyworld.com

Sun, 10/29/2017 - 04:05

ETEnergyworld.com

Kudankulam nuclear power plant's second unit to be operational soon
ETEnergyworld.com
Kudankulam nuclear power plant's second unit to be operational soon New Delhi: The second unit of Kudankulam Nuclear Plant, which is undergoing maintenance since August, should be operational in the next two weeks, NPCIL chief S K Sharma has said.

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North Korea Rouses Neighbors to Reconsider Nuclear Weapons - New York Times

Sat, 10/28/2017 - 18:13

New York Times

North Korea Rouses Neighbors to Reconsider Nuclear Weapons
New York Times
Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has campaigned for a military buildup against the threat from the North, and Japan sits on a stockpile of nuclear material that could power an arsenal of 6,000 weapons. Last Sunday, he won a commanding majority in ...
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