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2 hrs ago |

Millstone unit powering back on after shutdown

You now have an easier online way to manage your Home Delivery subscription for The Oklahoman .


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6 hrs ago | KCBD-TV Lubbock

Spokeswoman: Texas A&M reactor staffing fixed

A federal regulatory agency says it won't revoke Texas A&M's license to operate a nuclear reactor that was left understaffed.


6 hrs ago | Ripley and Heanor News

Homes next to old nuclear tip blocked

The proposal for a housing a development on a site off Roes Lane, Crich, was put forward by Gladman Developments in May this year.


Related Topix: Derbyshire County, England, United Kingdom,

10 hrs ago | The Raw Story

Dismantling Germany's 275,000-tonne nuclear industry, piece by piece

Eyes fixed on a screen, joystick in hand, the operator of a remote-controlled saw painstakingly dismantles metal rods at one of Germany's mothballed nuclear reactors.


Related Topix: Europe, World News, Germany, Angela Merkel

Tue Jul 29, 2014

The Winnipeg Free Press

New foe of nuclear-waste storage

Both Opaskwayak Cree Nation, which is near The Pas, and Peter Ballantyne Cree Nation, near Creighton, have passed bans on nuclear waste from Ontario, Quebec and New Brunswick passing through their traditional territory and being stored there.


Related Topix: Canada, North America, World News,

Marine News

Russia, China May Develop Floating Nuclear Power Plants

Russia and the world's top energy user China may jointly develop six floating nuclear power plants , Russia's nuclear export body said on Tuesday, a further joint energy project since the signing of a $400 billion gas supply deal.


Related Topix: World News, China, Texas

Water Online

Sixteen Skid Mounted Mobile Water Treatment Systems For The Nuclear Energy Industry

RWL Water was hired to supply sixteen skid mounted mobile water treatment systems for Pooled Equipment Inventory Company , a company dedicated to resolving common equipment and inventory-related problems in the nuclear electric utility industry.


Related Topix: Phoenix, AZ


Town hall meeting to be held Tuesday regarding Canadian proposal to bury radioactive nuclear waste

A Thumb-area Republican lawmaker wants you to join the fight to stop a Canadian proposal to bury radioactive nuclear waste from 18 Canadian nuclear power reactors, underground, less than a mile from Lake Huron.


Related Topix: Canada,


Global Nuclear Power Supply At Lowest Level Since 1980s, Three Years After Fukushima Disaster

Atomic power's share of global electricity supply is at the lowest level since the 1980s following the shutdown of Japan's reactors after the Fukushima disaster, and may fall further without major new plant construction.


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Global nuclear power contribution falls to lowest since 1980s

Atomic power's share of global electricity supply is at the lowest level since the 1980s following the shutdown of Japan's reactors after the Fukushima disaster, and may fall further without major new plant construction.


Related Topix: Tsunami, Asian Tsunami Disaster

News and Star

Campaigners to continue fight against nuclear storage plans

The Government set out its new process to search for a site for a geological disposal facility last week to dispose of the country's highly radioactive waste of which 70 per cent is currently stored in west Cumbria at Sellafield.


Related Topix: United Kingdom, Cumbria County, England


Report: Improper Staffing at A&M Nuclear Reactor Leads to Short Shut Down

Steve Fullhart anchors First News at Four and News 3 at Five weekdays, and serves as KBTX's executive producer.


Related Topix: Texas A&M University

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Japan's Nuclear Roadmap To Economic Destruction

Japan better get used to generating all of its electricity from fossil fuel, and to having a permanent trade deficit, now that the country's new nuclear regulatory agency is throwing its weight around to impress the public with a tough-on-nuclear stance.


Related Topix: Geology, Science, Business News


Former Nuclear Power Exec Reveals Secret Payments to Japan's Prime Ministers

The contentious public debate around whether to use nuclear power in Japan, in the wake of the 2011 Fukushima disaster , took another major turn on Monday when it was revealed that a former power company official made secret payments to Japanese prime ministers for nearly two decades.


Related Topix: World News, Japan, Asia

Christian Science Monitor

Taiwan's nuclear power plants are magnets for protesters - and snorkelers

An employee looks at the moisture separator reheater in the turbine building during a media tour at the yet-to-be-completed Taipower Fourth Nuclear Power Plant in Gongliao, New Taipei City, May 14, 2013.


Related Topix: Southeast Asia, World News, Taiwan, Ma Ying-jeou, Earthquake, Natural Disasters

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How to Help the Mexican People: Fight the Mexican Government

Mexico's ruling class is deeply complicit in the current border crisis-as is our own.


Related Topix: Solar Energy, Alternative Energy, World News, Mexico, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, Tidal Power, Natural Disasters, Flood


The Fermi Alternative [Uncertain Principles]

Given the recent Feynman explosion , some people may be casting about looking for an alternative source of colorful-character anecdotes in physics.


Related Topix: Physics, Science, Explosion

The Columbus Dispatch

Pike County worries over nuclear plants' future

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Related Topix: Pike County, OH, Piketon, OH, US Politics, Senator Rob Portman, US News, Sherrod Brown, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Democrat

Russia Taday

100,000 amps breakthrough: Highest electrical current achieved in Japan

Japanese scientists have managed to achieve an electrical current of 100,000 amperes - by far the highest to be generated in the world - with cutting edge technology of stacking special tapes.


Sun Jul 27, 2014

The Macon Telegraph

U.S. is urged to prepare better for catastrophic nuclear accidents

While nuclear design rules have focused on withstanding more predictable problems, it's the highly unusual but extreme events that have caused the worst accidents in recent decades, such as Chernobyl in 1986, Three Mile Island in 1979 and Fukushima three years ago.


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