Nuclear Energy Newswire

Nuclear Energy Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Nuclear Energy.

Results 1 - 20 of 8,071 in Nuclear Energy

  1. California's leaders have been AWOL in addressing San Onofre threatRead the original story w/Photo

    24 min ago | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    The closed San Onofre nuclear plant is shown in this August file photo. Millions of pounds of radioactive waste are stored at the site because a proposed national nuclear waste repository has stalled in Congress.

    Comment?

  2. PURA draft decision deems Millstone 'at risk'Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Day

    Dominion Energy's Millstone Nuclear Power Station in Waterford is seen from the air on May 11, 2005. Millstone's push for an edge in Connecticut's "zero-carbon" energy auction picked up steam Friday, Nov. 16, 2018, as the Public Utilities Regulatory Authority released a draft decision deeming the nuclear plant "at risk of retirement."

    Comment?

  3. Lunar Outpost Shows off their New Rover that will Crawl the Moon, Searching for ResourcesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Universe Today

    Space technology company Lunar Outpost has unveiled their new Lunar Prospector rover that will explore the surface of the Moon to search for and map resources. The Lunar Prospector is designed to drill for and analyze sub-surface samples.

    Comment?

  4. David S. Black Sells 1,000 Shares of BWX Technologies Inc (BWXT) StockRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | IntersportsWire

    ... United States government. The company operates in three segments: Nuclear Operations, Technical Services, and Nuclear Energy. The Nuclear Operations segment offers precision naval nuclear components and reactors; close-tolerance and equipment for ...

    Comment?

  5. China's Nuclear Reactor Gets Six Times Hotter than SunRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | I4U Future Technology News

    China has reached a new milestone in fusion energy production. Its nuclear reactor Experimental Advanced Superconducting Tokamak has achieved an electron temperature of over 100 million degrees in its core plasma during a four-month experiment this year.

    Comment?

  6. A new lead on a 50-year-old radiation damage mysteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | EurekAlert!

    ... make it harder for steel to bend. It was supported by the project SNERDI-UOM between U-M and the Shanghai Nuclear Energy Research and Design Institute (SNERDI), China. Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news ...

    Comment?

  7. Treated superalloys demonstrate unprecedented heat resistanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | EurekAlert!

    ... c goal areas: energy, national security, science and environment. INL is the nation's leading center for nuclear energy research and development. Day-to-day management and operation of the laboratory is the responsibility of Battelle Energy Alliance.

    Comment?

  8. Union of Concerned Scientists For NukesRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | NorCalBlogs

    The activists at the Union of Concerned Scientists have had a partial change of heart about nuclear power. Back in 2007, the UCS' Global Warming and Nuclear Power report declared, "prudence dictates that we develop as many options to reduce global warming emissions as possible, and begin by deploying those that achieve the largest reductions most quickly and with the lowest costs and risk.

    Comment?

  9. NRC review completed for Ashford solar farmRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Springville Journal

    The completion of a review by the Nuclear Regulatory Commission was announced at the Nov. 7 Ashford Town Board meeting. The review brings the town one step closer to a proposed solar farm facility at the Western New York Nuclear Service Center in West Valley.

    Comment?

  10. China's artificial sun - light years away' from solving energy crisisRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | South China Morning Post

    Nuclear fusion reactor achieves temperatures of 100 million degrees Celsius, but that is just a milestone, observer says in state media commentary Chinese scientists announced this week that a nuclear fusion reactor in the southeast of the country had achieved a temperature exceeding 100 million degrees Celsius, more than six times those found at the centre of the sun. But despite the achievements at the Experimental Advanced Superconducting Tokamak reactor in Hefei, capital of Anhui province, a scientist said it might still be some time before China is able to tap the energy produced by the fusion process.

    Comment?

  11. Turkey improves on energy index with new projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Turkish Daily News

    ... and is scheduled to become operational by 2023. A new agency has been established in Turkey to regulate its nuclear energy sector , the WEC noted. "The most important of the Southern Gas Corridor - the Trans-Anatolian Natural Gas Pipeline (TANAP) ...

    Comment?

  12. EXCLUSIVE-Kazakh state pension fund was major investor in Kazatomprom IPO - sourcesRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Reuters

    Kazakhstan's state-run pension fund has bought one-third of the shares sold by uranium miner Kazatomprom in its $450 million London and Astana initial public offering this week, two sources familiar with the deal told Reuters. FILE PHOTO: A view shows railway packages for containers with uranium hexafluoride salt, raw material for nuclear reactors, similar to the one to be used for the IAEA Low Enriched Uranium Bank, at the Ulba Metallurgical Plant in the northeastern industrial city of Oskemen, Kazakhstan May 26, 2017.

    Comment?

  13. Woolsey Fire Burns Toxic Santa Susana Reactor SiteRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Counterpunch

    "A common denominator, in every single nuclear accident ... is that before the specialists even know what has happened, they rush to the media saying, 'There's no danger to the public.' They do this before they themselves know what has happened..." The Woolsey fire in California began Nov. 8 near the Santa Susana Field Laboratory , site of a partial reactor meltdown, the consequences of which have never been cleaned up.

    Comment?

  14. BWX Technologies (BWXT) Downgraded by TheStreetRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | IntersportsWire

    ... United States government. The company operates in three segments: Nuclear Operations, Technical Services, and Nuclear Energy. The Nuclear Operations segment offers precision naval nuclear components and reactors; close-tolerance and equipment for ...

    Comment?

  15. Mitsubishi Electric Corporationu.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission...Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Electric Energy Online

    Mitsubishi Electric Corporation announced today that it has obtained acceptance from the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission for the use of the company's digital safety system controller MELTAC Nplus S in U.S. nuclear power plants. Mitsubishi Electric accordingly will promote the MELTAC Nplus S controller as a solution for aging and obsolete analog or digital controllers in the U.S. Market.

    Comment?

  16. China's Fusion Reactor Reaches 100 Million Degrees CelsiusRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Slashdot

    This temperature is the minimum required to maintain a fusion reaction that produces more power than it takes to run. The Chinese research team said they were able to achieve the record temperature through the use of various new techniques in heating and controlling the plasma, but could only maintain the state for around 10 seconds.

    Comment?

  17. Head-To-Head Analysis: Proto LabsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Proto Labs and TechPrecision are both industrial products companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, valuation, profitability, dividends, earnings and risk. 94.1% of Proto Labs shares are held by institutional investors.

    Comment?

  18. Korea, UAE launch high-level dialogue channel on nuclear cooperationRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Korea Herald

    ... "The focused R&D is very important for us to improve." He also stressed the importance of the peaceful use of nuclear energy. "We are keen on insisting on the peacefulness of every program in the region and I think it is the same aspiration for you. ...

    Comment?

  19. Dems slam Trump's energy regulator nomineeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Hill

    ... heard from David Vela, Trump's pick to lead the National Park Service, and Rita Baranwal, his nominee to lead nuclear energy at the Department of Energy. Vela, the superintendent at Grand Teton National Park, identified two major priorities if he is ...

    Comment?

  20. How 'miniature suns' could provide cheap, clean energyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | BBC News

    We're just five years away from harnessing almost unlimited power from "miniature suns", some start-ups say: nuclear fusion reactors that could provide abundant, cheap and clean energy. In a world of global warming caused by our addiction to fossil fuels, there is an urgent need to find sustainable alternative sources of energy. 1 comment