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  1. Rep. Ives: IL rewrites energy policy and bails out biggest US nuclear power companyRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Illinoisreview

    Merry Christmas from the Illinois General Assembly who could not focus on the task at hand - putting a balanced budget together - but had time to bailout a multi-billion dollar company. Sitting in the Governor's office, is a rate hike bill wrapped up in ComEd red and white paper, an Exelon blue bow on top, and placed appropriately under the artificial green energy Christmas tree.

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  2. it'LL Never Fly, Orville:Read the original story

    20 hrs ago | BrothersJudd Blog

    Researchers found fusion reactors are feasible by determining that an experimental reactor was generating the right kind of magnetic field to trap plasma for long enough for nuclear fusion to occur. The scientists confined the hot plasma in a magnetic field with a device called a "stellarator."

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  3. US to build $1.6B Idaho facility for warships' nuclear wasteRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Tri-cityherald.com

    A $1.65 billion facility will be built at a nuclear site in eastern Idaho to handle fuel waste from the nation's fleet of nuclear-powered warships, the Navy and U.S. Department of Energy announced Tuesday. The new construction will be at the Naval Reactors facility on the Energy Department's southeastern Idaho site that covers about 890-square-miles of high-desert sagebrush steppe.

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  4. Vienna: Pakistan highlights its nuclear security credentials at IAEA conferenceRead the original story

    Jul 12, 2016 | Newkerala.com

    Vienna [Austria], Dec. 7 : Pakistan's Foreign Secretary Aizaz Ahmad Chaudhry highlighted the country's nuclear security credentials at the International Ministerial Conference on Nuclear Security in Vienna. [NK World] The conference was organised by International Atomic Energy Agency in Vienna on December 5-6.

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  5. German Court Upholds National Ban On Nuclear Power, Awards Companies $25 BillionRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Daily Caller

    Germany's Supreme Court upheld a 2011 decision to shut down all nuclear reactors ahead of schedule, but ruled that power companies must be paid $25 billion for their losses. The court ruled that the power companies RWE AG, EON SE and Vattenfall AB are entitled to compensation for power-production rights lost because of policy.

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  6. Germany's nuclear fusion reactor really worksRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Unexplained Mysteries

    Often seen as the Holy Grail of power generation, nuclear fusion is the same process that produces energy in the sun and works by fusing hydrogen nuclei together to create helium. Unlike nuclear fission which comes with the inherent risk of a meltdown, fusion is much cleaner and safer while the hydrogen fuel used by the process is so abundant that it is practically limitless.

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  7. Germany top court allows damages for closed nuclear plantsRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Jurist

    ... on nuclear power. Other European countries seems to be split on whether to try and limit the use of nuclear energy. After the Fukushima nuclear accident [JURIST news archive] in Japan however, more countries have moved to limit nuclear power. In ...

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  8. Germany's twisty new nuclear fusion machine just passed a critical testRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Silicon Alley Insider

    At the end of last year, Germany switched on a new type of massive nuclear fusion reactor for the first time, and it was successfully able to contain a scorching hot blob of helium plasma. But since then, there's been a big question - is the device working the way it's supposed to? That's pretty crucial when you're talking about a machine that could potentially maintain controlled nuclear fusion reactions one day, and thankfully, the answer is yes.

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  9. Making Space Mining a RealityRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NewsFactor

    Many tech entrepreneurs will promise you the moon. Naveen Jain is hoping to deliver it.

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  10. Court backs damages claim after German nuclear exitRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The China Post

    ... 2018. "It was permissible for lawmakers to take the accident in Fukushima as a prompt to speed up exiting nuclear energy to protect the health of people and the environment," senior judge Ferdinand Kirchhof told the court in Karlsruhe. But although ...

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  11. Projects involving $19b given nodRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Daily Star

    In an unprecedented move, the government in a single day yesterday approved several mega projects, including Rooppur nuclear power plant and a rail bridge over the Jamuna, worth Tk 152,712 crore . "In the history of the country, approval of such large projects is unprecedented," Planning Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal told reporters after the Executive Committee of the National Economic Council meeting at the NEC Auditorium of the ministry.

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  12. Did Germany Just Unlock Nuclear Fusion?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Daily Caller

    ... in nuclear fusion, Germany has turned away from conventional fission based nuclear power. Germany abandoned nuclear energy after the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear disaster in Japan galvanized political opposition . In the year 2000, nuclear power made ...

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  13. Navy, DOE announce plans for $1.6 billion E. Idaho facility for warships' nuclear wasteRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Spokesman-Review

    Here's a news item from the Associated Press: BOISE, Idaho - The Navy and U.S. Department of Energy have announced that they'll build a $1.65 billion facility at a nuclear site in eastern Idaho that will handle fuel waste from the nation's fleet of nuclear-powered warships. Officials on Tuesday said the new facility is needed at keeping nuclear-powered aircraft carriers and submarines deployed.

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  14. U.S. Army Corps of Engineers suspends Dominion permit involving reactor at North AnnaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Fredericksburg.com

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has suspended a permit it issued more than five years ago related to Dominion's potential construction of a new reactor at its North Anna Power Station. Last month, the corps notified Dominion that the permit, which authorized impacts to wetlands, Lake Anna and the Mattaponi River and its shoreline, would be suspended pending the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission's consultation with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and the National Marine Fisheries Service.

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  15. How Germany will compensate utilities for nuclear shutdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Christian Science Monitor

    ... to shut down nuclear power plants, which began in 2011. The German government's 2011 plan to move away from nuclear energy following Japan's Fukushima meltdown disadvantaged the companies, the Federal Constitutional Court in Karlsruhe said Tuesday. ...

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  16. US to build $1.6B Idaho facility for warships' nuclear waste BOISE,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KIRO-TV Seattle

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  17. Charlie Mitchell: Grand Gulf a 'catastrophe' that became an assetRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Newms360.com

    Nuclear-powered generators were scarce in the United States when utility powers-that-be in Mississippi decided, "Hey, we need one of those." Last week, word came that Grand Gulf Nuclear Station, the first and only plant of its type in the state, has been cleared to keep juicing nearly 20 percent of the state's demand for another two decades.

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  18. Merkel's Nuclear Flip-flop Could Cost Germany $20 Billion in CompensationRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | TheStreet.com

    Germany's top court rules E.ON, RWE and Vattenfall can claim compensation for Germany's decision to scrap its nuclear power plants. German utilities RWE and E.ON popped higher Tuesday after Germany's highest court ruled the companies could make a claim against the state for losses resulting from the country's decision to abandon nuclear energy.

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  19. Bacteria Produce Aphrodisiac That Sets Off Protozoan Mating SwarmRead the original story

    Yesterday | Newswise

    Researchers seeking the evolutionary roots of the animal kingdom have discovered a bacterium, Vibrio fischeri, that acts as an aphrodisiac by releasing an enzyme that sends the choanoflagellate, Salpinogoeca rosetta, one of the closest living relatives of animals, into a full mating frenzy. Choanoflagellates are eukaryotes.

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  20. Ecnec approves crucial Rooppur nuclear plant projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Daily Star

    ... project in terms of financial involvement requiring an estimated amount of Taka 1,13092.91 crore. "Bangladesh Nuclear Energy Commission will implemented the project with an estimated cost of Taka 1,13,092.91 crore by 2025," Planning Minister AHM ...

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