Nuclear Energy Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. Rosatom partners World Energy Council for Patronage ProgrammeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2017 | Ghanamma.com

    ... agreement, will allow us to draw the attention of the members of the World Energy Council to the value of nuclear energy which we regard as one of the key components of the global "green" energy of the future." Mr Frei, on the other hand, explained ...

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  2. Thorium Reactor Market - Research Report | 2025Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2017 | PR-inside.com

    ... on earth, superior physical and nuclear fuel properties, and reduced nuclear waste production. Since 2008, nuclear energy experts have shown key interests in thorium to supply nuclear fuel in place of uranium in order to generate nuclear power. ...

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  3. VIDEO: Vista Elementary staff put a musical spin on summerRead the original story

    Jun 15, 2017 | Tri-cityherald.com

    Teachers and staff at Vista Elementary in Kennewick celebrate the end of the school year to "What Time is It" from "High School Musical 2." The first melter at the Hanford nuclear reservation's Waste Treatment Plant has been assembled, with only some final electrical hookups needed to start turning radioactive waste into a stable glass form for disposal as soon as 2022. A weather balloon launched by students at Kennewick's Highlands Middle School captures aerial view of the Tri-Cities and beyond and gives their mascot a thrilling ride.

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  4. Russia to start upgrading Armenian plant in 2018Read the original story

    Jun 15, 2017 | Groong

    ... on Russia's provision of a loan to finance the project. In February this year, Artem Petrosyan, head of nuclear energy at Armenia's energy infrastructure and natural resources ministry, said no issues had been found that would prevent the 2026 ...

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  5. Cities say FPL is not financially able to build two new nukesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2017 | Palm Beach Post

    Florida Power & Light Co. doesn't have the financial ability to complete the proposed Turkey Point 6 and 7 nuclear reactors, three Miami-Dade County cities assert in a filing with the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission.

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  6. APNewsBreak: Official says more Hanford nuke mishaps likelyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2017 | Albany Times Union

    In this photo taken July 11, 2016, a sign warns of radioactive material stored underground on the Hanford Nuclear Reservation near Richland, Wash. The U.S. Energy Department's top official at Washington state's severely contaminated nuclear reservation says future accidental nuclear radiation releases are likely because of aging site infrastructure and inadequate cleanup funding.

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  7. Barrasso: Senate risks closing nuclear energy watchdogRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2017 | Washington Examiner

    Chamber needs to vote by June 30 on renomination of Nuclear Regulatory Commission chairwoman or risk losing its quorum. The Senate is under a strict deadline to confirm the head of the nation's top nuclear watchdog or risk closing the agency for lack of members.

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  8. PM: Energy giant CEA1 2 or the state should invest in new reactor in DukovanyRead the original story

    Jun 15, 2017 | Radio Prague

    The possible investor in the new reactor at the Dukovany nuclear power plant in the Czech Republic, Prime Minister Bohuslav Sobotka should be either the owner, energy giant CEZ, or the state, Prime Minister Bohuslav Sobotka has said. Three financial proposals on the completion of the new unit are on the table, following a meeting of the Standing Committee for Nuclear Energy on Thursday.

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  9. Official says more Hanford nuke mishaps likelyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2017 | Canada.com

    The U.S. Energy Department's top official at Washington state's severely contaminated Hanford Nuclear Reservation says future accidental nuclear radiation releases are likely because the aging site's infrastructure is breaking down amid inadequate funding to quickly clean up millions of gallons of radioactive waste. Doug Shoop made the comments in an interview with The Associated Press after workers were twice evacuated because of safety concerns.

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  10. House panel votes to extend tax credit for nuclear powerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2017 | The Hill

    ... originally intended, not just for South Carolina and Georgia, but for the continued innovation of carbon-free nuclear energy and the security of our nation," Rice said. Several lawmakers on both sides of the aisle said they want the committee to ...

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  11. Kenya to intensify efforts to develop nuclear energyRead the original story

    Jun 15, 2017 | Xinhuanet

    Kenya Nuclear Electricity Board Acting CEO Collins Juma told Xinhua in Nairobi that KNEB has already reached out to a number of international partners who have vast experience in harnessing nuclear power. "We have already signed agreements with the International Atomic Energy Agency as well as the Chinese government to fast track development of nuclear energy in Kenya," Juma said during the Fourth Edition of the Great Energy Debate.

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  12. Swimming robot to probe damage at Japan nuclear plantRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2017 | SooToday

    ... "The major advantage is it can avoid various obstacles," said Tsutomu Takeuchi, a senior manager at the nuclear energy division of Toshiba, the electronics and energy company charged with helping clean up the plant. Snake and scorpion-shaped robots ...

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  13. Sandoval Fights Back Against Lawsuit To Restart Yucca MountainRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2017 | KDWN

    Nevada wants a federal appeals court to dismiss a bid by the state of Texas to kick-starting government funding and licensing for a long-fought plan to entomb the nation's most radioactive waste in the desert outside Las Vegas.

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  14. Energy Fuels seeks new license for White Mesa Uranium MillRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2017 | Moab Times-Independent

    ... of business is very beneficial, since we are recycling otherwise unusable materials into the fuel for clean, nuclear energy," Moore said. However, many who oppose the project - including Uranium Watch Executive Director Sarah Fields - say neither ...

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  15. Blue Castle CEO says proposed nuclear plant unaffected by Westinghouse bankruptcyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2017 | Moab Times-Independent

    ... power industry for decades, Westinghouse's bankruptcy raised questions across the globe about the future of nuclear energy. Westinghouse cited cost overruns at two nuclear plants it designed and was building in Georgia and South Carolina as a ...

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  16. Mogul who bought Alabama politicians -- and a nuclear power plant -- turns to TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2017 | Alabama Live

    It's that simple. He plies politicians with money. And then, when he needs something, he asks them for it.

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  17. Nuclear-wary Japan restarts another atomic reactorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2017 | The Star Online

    ... legal cases work their way through the courts. However, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has aggressively promoted nuclear energy, calling it essential to powering the world's third-largest economy. Much of the public remains wary of nuclear power after ...

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  18. US Jewish scientist gave Israel spy tech before Six Day War - reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2017 | The Times of Israel

    A year before the 1967 Six Day War, a Jewish-American scientist reportedly gave Israel groundbreaking technology that facilitated eavesdropping on secret communications between the surrounding Arab nations, ultimately leading to a decisive victory. Just before he died last July, nuclear scientist Zalman Shapiro told a reporter from Pittsburgh's Tribune-Review that he gave Israel advanced batteries that could be used for long-distance surveillance.

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  19. AG Paxton Asks 5th Circuit to Force Federal Government Action on Nuclear Waste StorageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2017 | East Texas Review

    Texas also asked for an injunction to stop the Department of Energy from illegally spending money on matters not approved by Congress. Since the NWPA was enacted in 1982, DOE has failed to proceed with the licensing process for a permanent nuclear waste storage repository.

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  20. Inside the SPIDER facility, preparing for nuclear fusion testsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2017 | New Scientist

    THIS may resemble a distillery, but what it will generate isn't for drinking. It will serve up streams of atoms and ions to make the energy of the sun right here on Earth through nuclear fusion.

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