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Nuclear expert says recent San Onofre incident posed no threat to public — but says operators 'need to quit ... - The San Diego Union-Tribune

Tue, 08/21/2018 - 01:35

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Nuclear expert says recent San Onofre incident posed no threat to public — but says operators 'need to quit ...
The San Diego Union-Tribune
An independent nuclear power expert said an incident earlier this month at the San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station in which a canister filled with spent nuclear fuel got wedged into a storage cavity about 18 feet from the floor did not pose a threat ...

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China may add a 'nuclear element' to the disputes in the South China Sea, the Pentagon is warning - Business Insider

Mon, 08/20/2018 - 19:34

Business Insider

China may add a 'nuclear element' to the disputes in the South China Sea, the Pentagon is warning
Business Insider
"China's plans to power these islands may add a nuclear element to the territorial dispute," the report added. "In 2017, China indicated development plans may be underway to power islands and reefs in the typhoon-prone South China Sea with floating ...

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China may add a 'nuclear element' to the disputes in the South China Sea, the Pentagon is warning - Business Insider

Mon, 08/20/2018 - 19:33

Business Insider

China may add a 'nuclear element' to the disputes in the South China Sea, the Pentagon is warning
Business Insider
"China's plans to power these islands may add a nuclear element to the territorial dispute," the report added. "In 2017, China indicated development plans may be underway to power islands and reefs in the typhoon-prone South China Sea with floating ...

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Utah Cooperative Considering Nuclear SMR Project - Power Engineering Magazine

Mon, 08/20/2018 - 13:26

Power Engineering Magazine

Utah Cooperative Considering Nuclear SMR Project
Power Engineering Magazine
It would own the NuScale Technology project once the small nuclear power plant is completed in 2026 at a site at the Idaho National Laboratory. NuScale Technology recently submitted a design application to the Nuclear Regulatory Commission. It already ...

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Would Katko, Balter support Trump bailout of coal, nuclear plants? - Syracuse.com

Mon, 08/20/2018 - 12:13

Syracuse.com

Would Katko, Balter support Trump bailout of coal, nuclear plants?
Syracuse.com
Should the federal government provide subsidies to bail out struggling coal and nuclear power plants? President Donald Trump in June ordered federal officials to take steps to stop the closing of unprofitable coal and nuclear plants, saying they are ...

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Delayed reactor returns slash French nuclear availability nearly 9 GW - S&P Global Platts

Mon, 08/20/2018 - 11:31

Delayed reactor returns slash French nuclear availability nearly 9 GW
S&P Global Platts
London — Available nuclear power generating capacity in France fell sharply by almost 9 GW after EDF delayed the return of multiple nuclear plants, while high temperatures continued to restrict production at its Saint Alban power station, the operator ...

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Utah energy cooperative exploring nuclear power in Idaho | Eye on ... - Idaho Press-Tribune

Mon, 08/20/2018 - 01:30

Utah energy cooperative exploring nuclear power in Idaho | Eye on ...
Idaho Press-Tribune
A small commercial nuclear reactor that a Utah energy cooperative wants to build in Idaho would be game-changing for energy customers if the U.S. Nuclear ...

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Atal Bihari Vajpayee, prime minister who made India a nuclear power, dies at 93 - Chicago Tribune

Sun, 08/19/2018 - 20:36

Chicago Tribune

Atal Bihari Vajpayee, prime minister who made India a nuclear power, dies at 93
Chicago Tribune
NEW DELHI — Atal Bihari Vajpayee, the Indian prime minister who oversaw nuclear tests that ushered in a new arms race in South Asia starting in the late 1990s, died Thursday at the All India Institutes of Medical Sciences in New Delhi. He was 93.
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Atal-led India asserted itself as responsible nuclear powerTimes of India

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Utah energy cooperative exploring nuclear power in Idaho - Cache Valley Daily

Sun, 08/19/2018 - 12:37

Cache Valley Daily

Utah energy cooperative exploring nuclear power in Idaho
Cache Valley Daily
LOGAN, Utah (AP) — A small commercial nuclear reactor that a Utah energy cooperative wants to build in Idaho would be game-changing for energy customers if the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission approves the project, a high-ranking federal official ...

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Water at Fukushima nuclear plant still radioactive even after treatment - South China Morning Post

Sun, 08/19/2018 - 09:59

South China Morning Post

Water at Fukushima nuclear plant still radioactive even after treatment
South China Morning Post
Radioactive substances have not been removed from treated but still tritium-containing water at the crippled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant. The government and Tokyo Electric Power Company have faced the pressing need to dispose of such treated ...
ALPS system at Fukushima No. 1 plant failing to remove more than tritium from toxic cooling waterThe Japan Times

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Utah energy cooperative exploring nuclear power in Idaho - Miami Herald

Sat, 08/18/2018 - 20:57

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Utah energy cooperative exploring nuclear power in Idaho
Miami Herald
A small commercial nuclear reactor that a Utah energy cooperative wants to build in Idaho would be game-changing for energy customers if the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission approves the project, a high-ranking federal official said this week at a ...
Utah Energy Cooperative Exploring Nuclear Power in Idaho | Utah ...U.S. News & World Report
Idaho nuclear power plant 'game changing' for Utah?Deseret News

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Utah Energy Cooperative Exploring Nuclear Power in Idaho - U.S. News & World Report

Sat, 08/18/2018 - 20:55

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Utah Energy Cooperative Exploring Nuclear Power in Idaho
U.S. News & World Report
LOGAN, Utah (AP) — A small commercial nuclear reactor that a Utah energy cooperative wants to build in Idaho would be game-changing for energy customers if the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission approves the project, a high-ranking federal official ...
Idaho nuclear power plant 'game changing' for Utah?Deseret News

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Utah energy cooperative exploring nuclear power in Idaho - Charlotte Observer

Sat, 08/18/2018 - 20:50

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Utah energy cooperative exploring nuclear power in Idaho
Charlotte Observer
A high-ranking official with the U.S. Department of Energy's Office of Nuclear Energy says a small commercial nuclear reactor that a Utah energy cooperative wants to build in Idaho would be game-changing for energy customers if the U.S. Nuclear ...
Idaho nuclear power plant 'game changing' for Utah?Deseret News

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Utah energy cooperative exploring nuclear power in Idaho - San Francisco Chronicle

Sat, 08/18/2018 - 20:49

Utah energy cooperative exploring nuclear power in Idaho
San Francisco Chronicle
LOGAN, Utah (AP) — A high-ranking official with the U.S. Department of Energy's Office of Nuclear Energy says a small commercial nuclear reactor that a Utah energy cooperative wants to build in Idaho would be game-changing for energy customers if the ...

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Are Environmentalist Stunts Obfuscating A Serious Nuclear Debate? - OilPrice.com

Sat, 08/18/2018 - 17:00

Are Environmentalist Stunts Obfuscating A Serious Nuclear Debate?
OilPrice.com
In a country whose energy mix is built on nuclear power, the strategy is working: the Superman incident came just before a French parliamentary report called out security “failings” at some facilities. Revelations of faulty welding at the new ...

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Unit 1 at the Susquehanna Nuclear Power Plant Begins Brief Maintenance Outage - Markets Insider

Sat, 08/18/2018 - 13:19

Unit 1 at the Susquehanna Nuclear Power Plant Begins Brief Maintenance Outage
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Susquehanna Nuclear LLC is one of Talen Energy's generating affiliates. Talen Energy is one of the largest competitive energy and power generation companies in the United States. Our diverse generating fleet operates in well-developed, structured ...

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Unit 1 at the Susquehanna Nuclear Power Plant Begins Brief Maintenance Outage - PR Newswire (press release)

Sat, 08/18/2018 - 13:17

Unit 1 at the Susquehanna Nuclear Power Plant Begins Brief Maintenance Outage
PR Newswire (press release)
18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Operators at the Susquehanna nuclear power plant disconnected the Unit 1 reactor from the electrical grid on Saturday, August 18 to perform a brief, proactive maintenance outage. "Susquehanna's maintenance professionals will be ...

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Letter: Nuclear power - Charleston Post Courier

Sat, 08/18/2018 - 03:32

Letter: Nuclear power
Charleston Post Courier
The federal government needs to develop a comprehensive policy for designing, permitting, building and commissioning nuclear power plants. The problems involved are too large for individual power companies, as we have seen with the failed V.C. Summer ...

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Peter Dykstra: Past deadline and over budget, nuclear energy is struggling. - Environmental Health News

Fri, 08/17/2018 - 22:32

Environmental Health News

Peter Dykstra: Past deadline and over budget, nuclear energy is struggling.
Environmental Health News
Vogtle is the only active nuclear power plant project in the U. S.. Georgia Power has run numerous yellow lights trying to complete the project. Its original operator, Westinghouse, fell into bankruptcy building the plant. Georgia Power isn't alone in ...
Lake County commissioner responds to claim that he doesn't support Perry Nuclear Power PlantNews-Herald.com
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Imran Khan Confirmed as Pakistan PM: What Next for This Nuclear Power? - Newsweek

Fri, 08/17/2018 - 18:46

Newsweek

Imran Khan Confirmed as Pakistan PM: What Next for This Nuclear Power?
Newsweek
Former cricket star Imran Khan is set to be sworn in on Saturday, August 18, as Pakistan's prime minister after he was confirmed as the country's new leader in a vote by its National Assembly on Friday. The former cricketer's Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf ...

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