Nuclear Energy Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Grist: Bernie Sanders, Sierra Club Impeding CO2 ReductionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 14 | NorCalBlogs

    ... from going over the climate cliff. Increasingly, that something appears to be a shift in our attitudes toward nuclear energy. By nearly all accounts, nuclear is the most rapidly scalable form of carbon-free power invented. And, the technology is ...

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  2. Dominion Deal or No, South Carolinians Will Likely Be Paying for Failed Nuke Project for YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 14 | Free Times

    About 18 percent of each SCE&G customer's power bill goes toward the abandoned nuclear reactors at V.C. Summer. About 18 percent of each SCE&G customer's power bill goes toward the abandoned nuclear reactors at V.C. Summer.

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  3. What has happened to Chernobyl?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2016 | NEWS.com.au

    IT was the site of the world's worst ecological disaster, but Chernobyl has risen from the ashes of its nuclear meltdown and is undergoing a massive makeover. Marking 30 years since the Chernobyl nuclear disaster, this drone footage, captured at various times between 2013 and 2016, shows the nearby city of Pripyat and the nuclear facility, still uninhabitable due to high radiation levels.

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  4. Lightbridge Corp (LTBR) Short Interest UpdateRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 14 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... industry in the United States and internationally. Its segments include nuclear fuel technology business and nuclear energy consulting business. The nuclear fuel technology business develops next generation nuclear fuel technology that increases the ...

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  5. Nasa's Kilopower Project could provide energy to make possible manned missions to MarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 13 | Sunday Herald

    NASA is getting ready to make a major announcement about a new energy source which could put man on Mars. The US space agency has been testing an affordable fission nuclear power system which could run processing equipment to transform resources on the Red Planet into oxygen, water and fuel.

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  6. Backup power units for nuclear plants, chemical factories crafted in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 13 | The Columbus Dispatch

    That is why the plants' control rooms have some of the toughest backup battery systems around, and most of those systems have been built by a Columbus manufacturer. Ametek Solidstate Controls makes backup power units used by a majority of the nuclear plants in this country and many in other countries.

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  7. Macron takes right road with ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 13 | South China Morning Post

    ... He laid out the foundations of expanded economic and trade relations, on top of reciprocal ties in nuclear energy, aviation and high-speed rail technology, as China increasingly becomes a consumer and services society. The importance of the ...

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  8. From uranium to nuclear plants: New Zealand's 'secret' nuclear pastRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 13 | The Press On-Line

    ... of the University of Otago, F G Soper, was calling for training more New Zealanders in the arts of nuclear energy. And to top it off, over the next four years the government granted the equivalent of $1.7m in today's dollars to prospectors looking ...

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  9. Xcel, other utility companies combating heightened possibility of cyberattacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 13 | Star Tribune

    Threats from hackers are intensifying and, with them, the specter of blackouts. Xcel Energy now employs more than 100 highly trained security analysts, compared with a handful just two years ago.

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  10. 'Substantial progress' in Vermont Yankee sale talksRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 12 | The Brattleboro Reformer

    State officials may be close to resolving their differences with the current and prospective owners of Vermont Yankee, potentially paving the way for the plant to change hands later this year. On Thursday, representatives of three state agencies filed a motion asking the Vermont Public Utility Commission to delay all hearings scheduled this month on the proposed sale of the Vernon nuclear plant to NorthStar Group Services.

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  11. California Is Shuttering The Last Nuclear Power Plant In The StateRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 12 | The Daily Caller

    The Diablo Canyon nuclear facility is scheduled for an incremental shutdown, phasing out Unit One in 2024 and Unit Two in 2025. The plant produces about 18,000 gigawatt-hours of electricity annually, enough to power 1.7 million homes and nearly 10 percent of California's energy mix.

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  12. Regulatory ruling leaves energy companies wondering what future holdsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 12 | Toledo Blade

    The Shield Building where the steam generator goes for installation and containment at the Davis-Besse Nuclear Power Station in 2014. This past week the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission gave a resounding "no" to that question, dealing a huge defeat to utilities who count nuclear and coal plants among their generation assets.

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  13. Indian Point Workers Authorize StrikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 12 | The Cortlandt Daily Voice

    More than 300 members of Local 1-2, the Utility Workers of America, which represents employees of the nuclear power plant in Northern Westchester, voted to authorize a strike on Thursday. Their contract expires on Wednesday and a strike could happen as early as next week.

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  14. California's last nuclear power plant to close by 2025Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 12 | UPI

    California's only remaining nuclear power plant, the Diablo Canyon plant near San Luis Obispo, will begin closing in 2025, state regulators announced. The California Public Utilities Commission unanimously approved the action on Thursday.

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  15. Hubble telescope spots biggest population of brown dwarfs in Orion NebulaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 12 | The Indian Express

    Brown dwarfs are a strange class of celestial object that have masses so low that their cores never become hot enough to sustain nuclear fusion, which powers stars. NASA's Hubble Space Telescope has discovered the largest known population of brown dwarfs sprinkled among newborn stars in the Orion Nebula, located 1,350 light-years away from the Earth.

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  16. Oh goodness, I'm teaching this semesterRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 9 | Environmental Economics

    ... t be subsidizing a particular energy source unless there is a market failure (let's say that non-coal and non-nuclear energy gets real expensive, it should be too hard to quickly ramp up production of coal)

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  17. It's time to go nuclear in the fight against climate changeRead the original story

    Friday Jan 12 | Grist Magazine

    ... from going over the climate cliff. Increasingly, that something appears to be a shift in our attitudes toward nuclear energy. By nearly all accounts, nuclear is the most rapidly scalable form of carbon-free power invented. And, the technology is ... 1 comment

  18. Hubble spots biggest population of brown dwarfs in Orion NebulaRead the original story

    Friday Jan 12 | Newkerala.com

    Washington, Jan 12 : NASA's Hubble Space Telescope has discovered the largest known population of brown dwarfs sprinkled among newborn stars in the Orion Nebula, located 1,350 light-years away from the Earth. Brown dwarfs are a strange class of celestial object that have masses so low that their cores never become hot enough to sustain nuclear fusion, which powers stars.

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  19. JZ sets conditions if he's to goRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 11 | Mail & Guardian

    ... retained. Soon after he was appointed in October, Mahlobo made it clear he would make the implementation of nuclear energy a priority, a goal the Zuma administration apparently wants to have secured. Less than a month into his new post, Mahlobo had ...

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  20. Diablo Canyon, California's last nuclear power plant, to shut downRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 11 | Star Tribune

    California's last nuclear power plant - Diablo Canyon, whose contentious birth helped shape the modern environmental movement - will close in 2025, utility regulators decided Thursday. The unanimous vote by the California Public Utilities Commission will likely bring an end to nuclear energy's long history in the state.

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