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Academics urge public to vote for nuclear power shutdown - University World News

Fri, 11/16/2018 - 08:00
Academics urge public to vote for nuclear power shutdown  University World News

Hundreds of researchers in Taiwan have signed an open letter urging the public to vote to continue the phase out of nuclear power in an upcoming referendum.

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Finland Eyes Nuclear Power to Hit Climate Targets - International Atomic Energy Agency

Fri, 11/16/2018 - 08:00
Finland Eyes Nuclear Power to Hit Climate Targets  International Atomic Energy Agency

Along the pine-lined shores of Finland's bucolic western coast, a clean energy vision of the Nordic country's future is quietly taking shape.

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7 Things People Got Wrong with our Recent 'Nuclear Power Dilemma' Report - Union of Concerned Scientists

Fri, 11/16/2018 - 08:00
7 Things People Got Wrong with our Recent 'Nuclear Power Dilemma' Report  Union of Concerned Scientists

On November 8, UCS released The Nuclear Power Dilemma: Declining Profits, Plant Closures, and the Threat of Rising Carbon Emissions, which found that ...

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Global Nuclear Power Industry, Global Industry Analysts - Benzinga

Thu, 11/15/2018 - 20:10

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Global Nuclear Power Industry, Global Industry Analysts
Benzinga
Table 10: Global Nuclear Power Capacity Additions through 2035: Percentage Breakdown by Geographic Region/Country for Canada, China, Eastern Europe, France, India, Japan, Latin America, Middle East & Africa, Russia, South Korea, The United States, ...
Mass Production of Modular Nuclear Reactors To Industrialize Developing Countries Until Fusion Power Comes OnlineExecutive Intelligence Review (EIR)
Advanced Nuclear Technology: Future of Nuclear EnergyNanalyze
Nuclear Power Plant Market with Top 20 Countries data : Trends, Analysis by Manufacturers, Regions, Type and ...MSR Sports Desk
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Environmentalists Warm to Nuclear Amid Climate Change Threat - U.S. News & World Report

Thu, 11/15/2018 - 17:42

U.S. News & World Report

Environmentalists Warm to Nuclear Amid Climate Change Threat
U.S. News & World Report
Environmental groups are easing their opposition to nuclear power after decades of dire warnings and protests, conceding that – despite its shortcomings – the clean energy it produces is a key component in holding at bay the more urgent threat of ...

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Spain to nix nuclear and coal power by 2030 - EURACTIV

Thu, 11/15/2018 - 15:47

EURACTIV

Spain to nix nuclear and coal power by 2030
EURACTIV
Spain will close the last of its nuclear reactors and coal power plants before 2030, according to State Secretary for Energy José Dominguez, who made the announcement shortly after Madrid pledged to work towards a completely renewable electricity system.

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Environmentalists must embrace nuclear power to stem climate change - New Scientist

Thu, 11/15/2018 - 14:40

New Scientist

Environmentalists must embrace nuclear power to stem climate change
New Scientist
Which is why the decision by the Union of Concerned Scientists (UCS) to drop its long-standing opposition to nuclear power is so important, and why the organisation deserves great credit for having the courage to take this step. The UCS has broken with ...

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Environmentalists must embrace nuclear power to stem climate change - New Scientist

Thu, 11/15/2018 - 14:25

New Scientist

Environmentalists must embrace nuclear power to stem climate change
New Scientist
Which is why the decision by the Union of Concerned Scientists (UCS) to drop its long-standing opposition to nuclear power is so important, and why the organisation deserves great credit for having the courage to take this step. The UCS has broken with ...

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New nuclear power stations: initial assessment of General Nuclear System's UK HPR1000 design - GOV.UK

Thu, 11/15/2018 - 11:10

Energy Live News - Energy Made Easy

New nuclear power stations: initial assessment of General Nuclear System's UK HPR1000 design
GOV.UK
Generic design assessment of nuclear power stations: summary report on initial assessment of General Nuclear System's UK HPR1000 reactor design. PDF , 1000KB, 11 pages. This file may not be suitable for users of assistive technology. Request an ...
UPDATE 1-China-designed UK nuclear reactor plan clears second assessment stageReuters Africa
UK regulators complete initial nuclear reactor design scrutinyEnergy Live News - Energy Made Easy

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Romanian nuclear power producer ups net profit by 28% on higher sales - Romania-Insider.com

Thu, 11/15/2018 - 10:31

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Romanian nuclear power producer ups net profit by 28% on higher sales
Romania-Insider.com
State-owned Nuclearelectrica, which operates Romania's nuclear power plant at Cernavoda, recorded a net profit of RON 321 million (EUR 69 million) in the first nine months of this year, up by 28% compared to the same period of 2017. The profit increase ...

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Some nuclear plant emergency sirens in Virginia to be tested - Miami Herald

Thu, 11/15/2018 - 09:40

Some nuclear plant emergency sirens in Virginia to be tested
Miami Herald
Safety officials are planning a test of the early warning siren system for a nuclear power station in central Virginia. State officials said the Virginia Department of Emergency Management, local officials and Dominion Energy will test the system for ...

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US Nuclear Regulatory Commission Accepts MELTAC Nplus S for Use in US Nuclear Power Plants - Associated Press

Thu, 11/15/2018 - 08:00
US Nuclear Regulatory Commission Accepts MELTAC Nplus S for Use in US Nuclear Power Plants  Associated Press

TOKYO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov 14, 2018--Mitsubishi Electric Corporation (TOKYO:6503) announced today that it has obtained acceptance from the U.S. ...

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Environmentalists Warm to Nuclear Amid Climate Change Threat - U.S. News & World Report

Thu, 11/15/2018 - 08:00
Environmentalists Warm to Nuclear Amid Climate Change Threat  U.S. News & World Report

Faced with barely a decade to act before global temperatures are projected to trigger catastrophe, some environmental groups are turning to the nuclear option.

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Rosatom eyes possibility of building 4 nuclear power blocks in Saudi Arabia - TASS

Thu, 11/15/2018 - 08:00
Rosatom eyes possibility of building 4 nuclear power blocks in Saudi Arabia  TASS

MOSCOW, November 14. /TASS/. Russia's nuclear power corporation Rosatom considers a possibility of constructing a two-block nuclear power station in Saudi ...

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New nuclear power stations: initial assessment of General Nuclear System's UK HPR1000 design - GOV.UK

Thu, 11/15/2018 - 08:00
New nuclear power stations: initial assessment of General Nuclear System's UK HPR1000 design  GOV.UK

Environment Agency's first stage of generic design assessment (GDA) for the UK HPR1000 nuclear power station design.

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Environmentalists must embrace nuclear power to stem climate change - New Scientist

Thu, 11/15/2018 - 08:00
Environmentalists must embrace nuclear power to stem climate change  New Scientist

The Union of Concerned Scientists has overturned its longstanding opposition to nuclear power. Other green groups should follow suit, says Mark Lynas.

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US Nuclear Regulatory Commission Accepts MELTAC Nplus S for Use in US Nuclear Power Plants - Business Wire (press release)

Thu, 11/15/2018 - 02:10

Business Wire (press release)

US Nuclear Regulatory Commission Accepts MELTAC Nplus S for Use in US Nuclear Power Plants
Business Wire (press release)
TOKYO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mitsubishi Electric Corporation (TOKYO:6503) announced today that it has obtained acceptance from the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) for the use of the company's digital safety system controller MELTAC Nplus S ...

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Rosatom eyes possibility of building 4 nuclear power blocks in Saudi Arabia - TASS

Thu, 11/15/2018 - 00:12

Rosatom eyes possibility of building 4 nuclear power blocks in Saudi Arabia
TASS
MOSCOW, November 14. /TASS/. Russia's nuclear power corporation Rosatom considers a possibility of constructing a two-block nuclear power station in Saudi Arabia, Rosatom's overseas trading company Tenex said in its report. Two more blocks may be ...

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Nuclear power: Negotiations with Nigeria advancing, says Rosatom - The Punch

Wed, 11/14/2018 - 23:04

The Punch

Nuclear power: Negotiations with Nigeria advancing, says Rosatom
The Punch
'Femi Asu. The Chief Executive Officer, Rosatom Central and Southern Africa (Pty) Limited, Dmitry Shornikov, has said the negotiations for the establishment of a nuclear power plant and a nuclear science and technology centre in Nigeria have reached an ...

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What Khashoggi killing means for US-Saudi nuclear power policy - The Hill

Wed, 11/14/2018 - 20:30

The Hill

What Khashoggi killing means for US-Saudi nuclear power policy
The Hill
In the formative years of U.S. nuclear power policy, there was a bipartisan sense of urgency that America must establish itself as the global leader in nuclear science, engineering and technology. The rationale being that America needed to engage ...

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