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1 hr ago | Cape Cod Times
As a 25-year employee and currently the director of regulatory and performance improvement at the Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station, I'd like to assure readers that Pilgrim is safe from all manner of storms, including tornadoes .
6 hrs ago | MLive.com
Nearly 8,700 gallons of diesel oil appears to have escaped from a buried fuel oil storage tank at the D.C. Cook Nuclear Plant in Bridgman , the plant reported.
6 hrs ago | Dallas Observer
In a quiet, private vote yesterday , the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality voted to approve a Dallas-based chemical waste management company's request to triple capacity at its West Texas disposal site.
6 hrs ago | Science Daily
Astronomers are delving into the mystery of what caused a spectacular supernova in a galaxy 11 million light years away, seen earlier this year.
7 hrs ago | The Sanatoga Post
A state-of-the-art massive concrete bunker, intended to house equipment that would help Exelon Nuclear's Limerick Generating Station recover quickly and safely from a disaster, can be built on 58 acres at 3146 Sanatoga Rd., the Lower Pottsgrove Board of Commissioners unanimously agreed Thursday .
A firm seeking to bring nuclear power to Utah has reached an agreement with Westinghouse Electric Co.
Scientists writing in the journal Science have discovered the traces of an early massive stellar object in the exceptional chemical composition of a star in our galaxy.
Technicians Mike Anderson, left, and Buddy Kearns work on the powerful central magnet that will form the heart of the National Spherical Torus Experiment at PPPL.
Nearly three dozen environmental groups are pressing the Nuclear Regulatory Commission to postpone key votes until after outgoing commissioner William Magwood steps down, warning his involvement would "taint" the agency.
A claim that redevelopment of Carlisle Airport could lead to it transporting nuclear waste by air is "scaremongering", says Stobart boss Andrew Tinkler.
A speedy way to mimic the aging of materials inside nuclear reactors has matched all aspects of the damage sustained by a real reactor component for the first time.
A $1 billion lawsuit accuses the Japanese nuclear energy company Tepco of failing to prevent the accident and lying about radiation levels.
Company spokesman Chuck McDonald on Wednesday said the state's environmental commissioners approved the amendment to the license held by Dallas-based Waste Control Specialists.
The Blue Castle Project in Utah has signed an agreement with the Cranberry-based nuclear firm to develop a plan to bring two new reactors online at the Green River site in Utah within the next decade.
U.S. Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz championed the use of nuclear power and urged politicians and leaders in the energy industry to adapt and modernize energy production to help minimize the fallout from global warming.
Under the exercise, emergency personnel responded to a simulated, radioactive release at the Indian Point Nuclear Power Plant that resulted in a 5-mile radius of the facility being evacuated.
Sure, there the usual assortment of "X for Y" startups, but science and bitcoin companies abounded at startup accelerator Y Combinator's Summer 2014 demo day.
Updated: Fri Aug 22, 2014 12:55 pm
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