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Tim Blair: Who needs coal, or cars ... or jobs or clothes - Daily Telegraph

Sun, 02/10/2019 - 08:39
Tim Blair: Who needs coal, or cars ... or jobs or clothes  Daily Telegraph

Having added a million or so Middle Eastern refugees to her nation, Chancellor Angela Merkel will now shut down all of Germanys coal-fired power plants.

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Nuclear power should be part of energy mix in fighting climate change - Chicago Daily Herald

Sun, 02/10/2019 - 07:06
Nuclear power should be part of energy mix in fighting climate change  Chicago Daily Herald

Guest columnist Alan Medsker: The climate is in crisis. The recent IPCC Special Report on Global Warming of 1.5 degrees Celsius says we need to cut CO2 ...

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Six real problems with real solutions that Trump has overlooked - Charleston Post Courier

Sun, 02/10/2019 - 04:45
Six real problems with real solutions that Trump has overlooked  Charleston Post Courier

I recently argued that President Trump is ignoring our real crises in order to focus, as he did in the State of the Union address, on a fake crisis at.

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Fire extinguisher system at nuclear plant freezes - NHK WORLD

Sun, 02/10/2019 - 04:30
Fire extinguisher system at nuclear plant freezes  NHK WORLD

A fire extinguisher system has broken down at a nuclear power plant in northern Japan due to a record cold weather.

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The Green New Deal wants to get rid of nuclear power. That's a great idea. - Hot Air

Sun, 02/10/2019 - 03:10
The Green New Deal wants to get rid of nuclear power. That's a great idea.  Hot Air

To see why, take a look at the Watts Bar 2 nuclear power plant. Watts Bar 2 started supplying power in June of 2016, becoming the first nuclear power plant to be ...

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Akkuyu nuclear power contractor Rosatom, Turkish IC İçtaş plan to partner up - Daily Sabah

Sun, 02/10/2019 - 02:22
Akkuyu nuclear power contractor Rosatom, Turkish IC İçtaş plan to partner up  Daily Sabah

The Russian contractor of Turkey's first nuclear power plant Akkuyu, located in the Mediterranean province of Mersin, was reported to be currently in talks...

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Russia, China back nuclear as a clean-power fix for Africa - Moneyweb.co.za

Sat, 02/09/2019 - 23:00
Russia, China back nuclear as a clean-power fix for Africa  Moneyweb.co.za

For now, South Africa is the only country on the continent operating a nuclear power plant.

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Tribune editorial: More radioactivity in Utah? Been there, done that - Salt Lake Tribune

Sat, 02/09/2019 - 22:37
Tribune editorial: More radioactivity in Utah? Been there, done that  Salt Lake Tribune

Ready for a more radioactive Utah? The Utah House of Representatives apparently is. It gave preliminary approval last week to a bill that would give Tooele ...

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Near the site of the Fukushima nuclear disaster, a shattered town and scattered lives - Borneo Bulletin Online

Sat, 02/09/2019 - 21:59
Near the site of the Fukushima nuclear disaster, a shattered town and scattered lives  Borneo Bulletin Online

NAMIE, Japan (WP-BLOOM) – Noboru Honda lost 12 members of his extended family when a tsunami struck the Fukushima prefecture in northern Japan nearly ...

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Open-air demolition delayed at West Valley Main Process Building - Olean Times Herald

Sat, 02/09/2019 - 21:53
Open-air demolition delayed at West Valley Main Process Building  Olean Times Herald

ASHFORD — The open-air demolition of the Main Process Building at the West Valley Demonstration Project has been delayed indefinitely.

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Matheny, Monte Lee - The Chattanoogan

Sat, 02/09/2019 - 20:05
Matheny, Monte Lee  The Chattanoogan

Monte Lee Matheney, age 80, of Hixson passed away on Friday, February 8, 2019, in a local hospital. He was born on Nov. 17, 1938, in Chattanooga to the late ...

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Is the Green New Deal even feasible? | TheHill - The Hill

Sat, 02/09/2019 - 19:00
Is the Green New Deal even feasible? | TheHill  The Hill

Given current U.S. energy requirements and the state of renewable energy technology, let's just say it's an ambitious goal — actually, an impossible goal.

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As Climate Change Returns to Capitol Hill, Disagreements Remain Among Democrats - The New Yorker

Sat, 02/09/2019 - 18:31
As Climate Change Returns to Capitol Hill, Disagreements Remain Among Democrats  The New Yorker

Carolyn Kormann writes about the Democratic Party's disjointed efforts to alleviate climate change, such as the Green New Deal and proposals to tax carbon ...

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Longtime Face Of The Cook Plant Retires | News/Talk 94.9 WSJM - News/Talk 94.9 WSJM

Sat, 02/09/2019 - 18:08
Longtime Face Of The Cook Plant Retires | News/Talk 94.9 WSJM  News/Talk 94.9 WSJM

He's been the face and the voice of the Cook nuclear power plant for 24 years, and now Bill Schalk has retired. As Cook spokesperson, Schalk tells us it was his ...

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Rosatom launches 3 Bangla books on nuclear energy - The Daily Star

Sat, 02/09/2019 - 18:00
Rosatom launches 3 Bangla books on nuclear energy  The Daily Star

Rosatom State Atomic Energy Corporation of Russia and Bangladesh Atomic Energy Commission (BAEC) have jointly published three Bangla books on nuclear ...

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Will Pledges for 100% Carbon-Free Electricity Catch On in 2019? - The Motley Fool

Sat, 02/09/2019 - 16:21
Will Pledges for 100% Carbon-Free Electricity Catch On in 2019?  The Motley Fool

One of America's largest electric utilities has committed to generating all of its electricity from zero-carbon sources by 2050. Will peers follow?

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Will Pledges for 100% Carbon-Free Electricity Catch On in 2019? - Motley Fool

Sat, 02/09/2019 - 16:21
Will Pledges for 100% Carbon-Free Electricity Catch On in 2019?  Motley Fool

One of America's largest electric utilities has committed to generating all of its electricity from zero-carbon sources by 2050. Will peers follow?

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3 books on nuclear energy unveiled at Ekushey Book Fair - United News of Bangladesh

Sat, 02/09/2019 - 15:26
3 books on nuclear energy unveiled at Ekushey Book Fair  United News of Bangladesh

Bangladesh Atomic Energy Commission (BAEC) and Russian state atomic energy Corporation Rosatom have jointly published three Bangla books on nuclear ...

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Three Bangla Books on Nuclear Energy Unveiled at Book Fair - Energy Bangla

Sat, 02/09/2019 - 15:22
Three Bangla Books on Nuclear Energy Unveiled at Book Fair  Energy Bangla

ROSATOM State Atomic Energy Corporation of Russia and Bangladesh Atomic Energy Commission (BAEC) jointly published three Bangla books on nuclear ...

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Grant will help make 120 acres at Phipps Bend market-ready for industrial development - Kingsport Times News

Sat, 02/09/2019 - 14:12
Grant will help make 120 acres at Phipps Bend market-ready for industrial development  Kingsport Times News

SURGOINSVILLE — A $100000 state grant announced Wednesday will help the Hawkins County Industrial Development Board make a 120 acre lot at Phipps ...

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