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  1. Pokemon Go players urged not to venture into Fukushima disaster zoneRead the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | NewsOK.com

    Japan is asking for the Fukushima nuclear exclusion zone to be classified as a no-go area for Pokemon after the discovery of at least one of the game's characters on a power station's site. Tokyo Electric Power Company Holdings has requested that Pokemon Go developer Niantic and the Pokemon Company prevent Pokemon appearing in and around areas affected by the nuclear reactor meltdown in Fukushima to help prevent encouraging players to enter dangerous areas.

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  2. VIII Atomex 2016 International Forum and Exhibition in MoscowRead the original story w/Photo

    25 min ago | Russia Beyond the Headlines

    ... share purchasing practice and to get information about specific equipment and material requirements used in nuclear energy facilities. The main topics of the Conference will be: "Key customers' purchasing programs," "Requirements for the quality of ...

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  3. Lithuanian energy expert: Astravyets incident serious, Rosatom should give answersRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | City Paper's Baltics Worldwide

    After the Belarusian Energy Ministry confirmed an "extreme situation" during the construction of the Astravyets Nuclear Power Plant close to the Lithuanian border, a Lithuanian nuclear energy expert maintains it was a serious incident and does not rule out that the utility might need a new body of the reactor, reports LETA/BNS.

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  4. Egyptian engineers are delighted with the unique forum of 'Rosatom'Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Al Bawaba

    ... of the forum for professional and career growth of its members. Today, Russia and The State Corporation for Nuclear Energy "Rosatom" remain to be one of the major international educational training centers for the nuclear industry. "Rosatom" ...

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  5. Citizen science takes on Japan's nuclear establishmentRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    Joe Moross, center, and Pieter Franken, right, teach Kohei Matsushita how to assemble one of Safecast's Geiger counter kits at the group's Tokyo office on July 6, 2016. Joe Moross, center, and Pieter Franken, right, teach Kohei Matsushita how to assemble one of Safecast's Geiger counter kits at the group's Tokyo office on July 6, 2016.

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  6. Guest Column: What water bottles, cans and nuclear material have in commonRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | The Star

    ... than 2,400 tons of nuclear waste being stored on-site in Georgia. In my opinion, the time has come for the nuclear energy industry to go green and make the electricity it generates even more sustainable. We need to demonstrate the value of linking ...

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  7. US Ecology Inc. (ECOL) Lowered to "Sell" at Zacks Investment ResearchRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Daily Political

    According to Zacks, "US Ecology, Inc., formerly known as American Ecology Corporation, provides radioactive, PCB, hazardous, and non-hazardous waste services to commercial and government customers throughout the United States. The Company operates through its subsidiaries and provides its services to steel mills, medical and academic institutions, refineries, chemical manufacturing facilities and the nuclear power industry.

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  8. Chernobyl's Atomic Wasteland May Be Reborn With Solar EnergyRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Bloomberg

    The small city of Pripyat,, a few kilometers from the Chernobyl nuclear power plant and was built in the 1970s to house the plant's workers and their families. Thirty years after atomic fallout from the Chernobyl meltdown rendered an area the size of Luxembourg uninhabitable for centuries, Ukraine is seeking investors to develop solar power near the defunct Soviet reactors.

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  9. Uranium Prices At 11-Year Low, But Don't Sell Cameco NowRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    ... to the shutdown of all of the country's nuclear reactors. Given that Japan was one of the biggest users of nuclear energy, the shutdown of reactors led to a sharp pullback in uranium prices. The market has failed to recover since but the outlook ...

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  10. Appeals court backs nuke plant water supply from Green RiverRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | The Grand Junction Sentinel

    Opponents of a proposed nuclear power plant near Green River, Utah, are considering whether to appeal to the state's high court after the state Court of Appeals upheld a district judge's ruling approving the plant's water supply. A three-judge panel ruled last week in favor of Blue Castle Holdings, the project developer, and two water districts that are seeking changes to existing water rights so Blue Castle can withdraw 53,600 acre-feet a year from the Green River for cooling and steam production at the proposed plant.

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  11. Mesothelioma Compensation Center Now Offers Nuclear-Coal-or Gas Power ...Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | 24-7 Press Release

    The Mesothelioma Compensation Center specializes in making certain nuclear, coal or gas power plant workers with mesothelioma have on the spot access the the nation's most skilled attorneys, because these types of cases can produce huge settlements.

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  12. Eskom embraces renewable energyRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    ... energy mix, and this cannot come from coal due to South Africa's COP21 commitments. It can only come from a nuclear energy source. If the National Treasury can afford a contingent liability of up to R750bn for non-base load options, then they can ...

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  13. Letter: Series on farming intrigued this readerRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Fredericksburg.com

    Brett Nicholas hit a run-scoring double in the eighth inning, leading the Round Rock Express to a 4-3 win over the O Rappahannck Electric Cooperative recently awarded $16,000 in grants to emergency service agencies, nonprofits and local schools in its service area. Nuclear energy is not right for Virginia.

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  14. Editorial cartoon: July 26, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Fredericksburg.com

    Brett Nicholas hit a run-scoring double in the eighth inning, leading the Round Rock Express to a 4-3 win over the O Rappahannck Electric Cooperative recently awarded $16,000 in grants to emergency service agencies, nonprofits and local schools in its service area. Nuclear energy is not right for Virginia.

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  15. Oprah's old Chicago offices being cleared for McDonald'sRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Fredericksburg.com

    Rappahannck Electric Cooperative recently awarded $16,000 in grants to emergency service agencies, nonprofits and local schools in its service area. Nuclear energy is not right for Virginia.

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  16. SRS advisory group Citizens Advisory Board says 'No' to German...Read the original story

    10 hrs ago | The Star

    STAFF PHOTO BY THOMAS GARDINER Sarah Cohen, of Conservation Voters of S.C., speaks on behalf of her organization against the importation of German spent nuclear fuel. The Savannah River Site advisory group Citizens Advisory Board voted Tuesday against accepting a proposed shipment of spent nuclear fuel from Germany and took a firm stance in opposition to long-term nuclear waste storage at the Cold War legacy site.

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  17. US Ecology Inc. (ECOL) Downgraded by Zacks Investment ResearchRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    According to Zacks, "US Ecology, Inc., formerly known as American Ecology Corporation, provides radioactive, PCB, hazardous, and non-hazardous waste services to commercial and government customers throughout the United States. The Company operates through its subsidiaries and provides its services to steel mills, medical and academic institutions, refineries, chemical manufacturing facilities and the nuclear power industry.

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  18. Someone Has Stolen A Radioactive Device From A Car In ConnecticutRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Switched

    "If this piece of equipment is manipulated a certain way, it could cause a danger to the pubic," police said. A gauge containing sealed sources of radioactive material was stolen from a vehicle in Bridgeport, Connecticut, on Tuesday, authorities say.

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  19. Radioactive device stolen from trunk of carRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    Authorities say the nuclear gauge was stolen Tuesday morning in Bridgeport from a vehicle owned by HAKS, a New York-based consulting firm offering material testing services. The device is used to test ground density.

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  20. Radioactive device stolen from trunk of carRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | WCAX-TV Burlington

    Authorities say the nuclear gauge was stolen Tuesday morning in Bridgeport from a vehicle owned by HAKS, a New York-based consulting firm offering material testing services. The device is used to test ground density.

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