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Owner of 2 local nuclear power plants files for bankruptcy protection - Cleveland 19 News

Sun, 04/01/2018 - 19:13

Owner of 2 local nuclear power plants files for bankruptcy protection
Cleveland 19 News
The subsidiary that owns the Perry Nuclear Power Plant and the Davis-Besse Nuclear Power Plant has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection. FirstEnergy Solutions and FirstEnergy Nuclear Operating Company filed for the bankruptcy late into the night ...

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Owner of two local nuclear power plants files for bankruptcy protection - Cleveland 19 News

Sun, 04/01/2018 - 16:05

Owner of two local nuclear power plants files for bankruptcy protection
Cleveland 19 News
CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) - The subsidiary that owns the Perry Nuclear Power Plant and the Davis-Besse Nuclear Power Plant has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection. FirstEnergy Solutions and FirstEnergy Nuclear Operating Company filed for the ...

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Owner of two local nuclear power plants files for bankruptcy protection - Cleveland 19 News

Sun, 04/01/2018 - 16:05

cleveland.com

Owner of two local nuclear power plants files for bankruptcy protection
Cleveland 19 News
The subsidiary that owns the Perry Nuclear Power Plant and the Davis-Besse Nuclear Power Plant has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection. FirstEnergy Solutions and FirstEnergy Nuclear Operating Company filed for the bankruptcy late into the night ...
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Britain's nuclear power stations 'searched for Russian secret agents over insider attack fears' - The Sun

Sun, 04/01/2018 - 08:06

The Sun

Britain's nuclear power stations 'searched for Russian secret agents over insider attack fears'
The Sun
A ex-senior intelligence officer told The Mirror: “If there was an insider the gap could be bridged with a USB stick, introducing malware to the system.” UK spymasters tightened security around the nations power supply after foiling a 1997 IRA plot to ...

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Reassess the economics of nuclear power - The Japan Times

Sun, 04/01/2018 - 07:35

Reassess the economics of nuclear power
The Japan Times
The recent decision by Shikoku Electric Power Co. to decommission the aging No. 2 reactor at its Ikata nuclear facility in Ehime Prefecture serves as yet another reminder that tightened safety regulations and market conditions in the aftermath of the ...
The small fishing town providing Japan's nuclear litmus testSouth China Morning Post

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Senator wants Bataan Nuclear Power Plant revived - Philippine Star

Sun, 04/01/2018 - 06:20

Philippine Star

Senator wants Bataan Nuclear Power Plant revived
Philippine Star
MANILA, Philippines — The government should seriously consider reviving the mothballed Bataan Nuclear Power Plant (BNPP) so it could provide cheaper electricity to consumers, Sen. Joseph Victor Ejercito said yesterday. “It's worth considering. One of ...

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The small fishing town providing Japan's nuclear litmus test - South China Morning Post

Sun, 04/01/2018 - 03:34

The small fishing town providing Japan's nuclear litmus test
South China Morning Post
It is here that one of Japan's most divisive political debates – that regarding the future of nuclear power – is being played out in microcosm. The island of Iwaishima is part of the Kaminoseki township on Japan's Honshu island. Click to enlarge. For ...

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More Nuclear Power Plant Shutdowns, Bailouts In The Works - WSKG.org

Sun, 04/01/2018 - 01:07

WSKG.org

More Nuclear Power Plant Shutdowns, Bailouts In The Works
WSKG.org
STATE IMPACT PENNSYLVANIA – Citing market challenges,” electric utility FirstEnergy says it will close three nuclear plants in Ohio and Pennsylvania, while at the same time asking the Department of Energy for immediate help to keep its fleet of coal ...

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Britain's nuclear power stations swept for Russian sleeper agents over fears of crippling insider attack - Mirror.co.uk

Sat, 03/31/2018 - 21:11

Britain's nuclear power stations swept for Russian sleeper agents over fears of crippling insider attack
Mirror.co.uk
Our nuclear power stations are being checked for Russian sleeper agents on the staff who could cripple them. As relations with Moscow continue to deteriorate over the poisoning of ex-spy Sergei Skripal and daughter Yulia in Salisbury, the hunt is on ...

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Unit 1 at Susquehanna Nuclear Power Plant Begins Scheduled Refueling Outage - PR Newswire (press release)

Sat, 03/31/2018 - 10:27

Toledo Blade

Unit 1 at Susquehanna Nuclear Power Plant Begins Scheduled Refueling Outage
PR Newswire (press release)
Talen Energy's Susquehanna Nuclear schedules refueling and maintenance outages at this time of year, when seasonal temperatures typically drive lower regional power demand and lower electricity prices. Each of the two units at the Susquehanna plant is ...
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Another Voice: Nuclear Power, part 3, economics - Ukiah Daily Journal

Sat, 03/31/2018 - 07:18

Ukiah Daily Journal

Another Voice: Nuclear Power, part 3, economics
Ukiah Daily Journal
The earthquake and tsunami at Fukushima in 2011 showed that, within hours, a nuclear facility could transform from a $60B asset to a $700B, multi-decade, liability. But nuclear power has never made economic sense. To justify the billions of dollars ...

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Another Voice: Nuclear Power, part 3, economics - Ukiah Daily Journal

Sat, 03/31/2018 - 07:18

Ukiah Daily Journal

Another Voice: Nuclear Power, part 3, economics
Ukiah Daily Journal
The earthquake and tsunami at Fukushima in 2011 showed that, within hours, a nuclear facility could transform from a $60B asset to a $700B, multi-decade, liability. But nuclear power has never made economic sense. To justify the billions of dollars ...

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Steam leak found at Genkai nuclear power plant - NHK WORLD

Sat, 03/31/2018 - 02:04

Asahi Shimbun

Steam leak found at Genkai nuclear power plant
NHK WORLD
The operator of the Genkai nuclear power plant in southwestern Japan has found a steam leak in a reactor just one week after putting it back online. It suspended power generation early Saturday. Kyushu Electric Power Company says a worker found the ...
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Brussels Confirms Plan to Close All Nuclear Power Plants by 2025 - Sputnik International

Fri, 03/30/2018 - 22:41

Sputnik International

Brussels Confirms Plan to Close All Nuclear Power Plants by 2025
Sputnik International
BRUSSELS (Sputnik) - The government of Belgium has endorsed an energy strategy, confirming its plan to shut down all nuclear power plants (NPP) in the country by 2025. According to a document published by the Cabinet, Belgium aims to "withdraw from ...

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Wind and solar overtake nuclear as source of UK electricity for first time ever - The Independent

Fri, 03/30/2018 - 14:42

The Independent

Wind and solar overtake nuclear as source of UK electricity for first time ever
The Independent
More UK electricity was produced by wind and solar sources last year than by nuclear power stations, for the first time according to the latest government figures. Renewables' share of electricity generation shot up to 29 per cent, while nuclear ...

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