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First batch of nuclear fuel transferred - NHK WORLD

News - Tue, 04/23/2019 - 12:06
First batch of nuclear fuel transferred  NHK WORLD

The operator of the crippled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant says it has transferred the first batch of nuclear fuel from one of the damaged reactor ...

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Tepco transfers first nuclear fuel out of No. 3 reactor building at crippled Fukushima plant - The Japan Times

News - Tue, 04/23/2019 - 09:45
Tepco transfers first nuclear fuel out of No. 3 reactor building at crippled Fukushima plant  The Japan Times

The operator of the crippled Fukushima No. 1 nuclear power plant said Tuesday it has transferred some nuclear fuel from one of the reactor buildings damage.

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This Vermont Town Took A Big Hit When Its Nuclear Plant Closed - WBUR

News - Tue, 04/23/2019 - 09:36
This Vermont Town Took A Big Hit When Its Nuclear Plant Closed  WBUR

Vermont Yankee closed five years ago, and its host community of Vernon has had a rough adjustment to its new social and economic reality. There may be ...

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SNC-Lavalin joint venture wins $1B nuclear contract - Daily Commercial News

News - Tue, 04/23/2019 - 09:30
SNC-Lavalin joint venture wins $1B nuclear contract  Daily Commercial News

MONTREAL — An SNC-Lavalin joint venture has secured a contract valued at more than $1 billion to decommission three nuclear reactors at a power plant in ...

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How nuclear plants are gaming climate-change rules - POLITICO

News - Tue, 04/23/2019 - 09:06
How nuclear plants are gaming climate-change rules  POLITICO

In state after state, operators have figured out how turn green-power incentives into sweetheart deals.

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TABLE-Swiss nuclear plant outages and restarts - Reuters

News - Tue, 04/23/2019 - 06:18
TABLE-Swiss nuclear plant outages and restarts  Reuters

The following table lists maintenance outages and unscheduled stoppages at Swiss nuclear power plants. Maintenance usually takes place in the spring and ...

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Fukushima town's local gov't services to resume 8 years after nuclear evacuation - The Mainichi

News - Tue, 04/23/2019 - 05:02
Fukushima town's local gov't services to resume 8 years after nuclear evacuation  The Mainichi

OKUMA, Fukushima -- Municipal government services in this town are resuming for the first time since the March 2011 earthquake, tsunami and nuclear di.

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Lawmakers debate bill to save nuclear plants | Local News - The Star Beacon

News - Tue, 04/23/2019 - 04:30
Lawmakers debate bill to save nuclear plants | Local News  The Star Beacon

PERRY — Some officials in the region are hoping an effort to help — or as critics charge bailout — Ohio's two nuclear power plants will keep the facilities ...

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Warren Mundine rules out Jervis Bay nuclear reactor - South Coast Register

News - Tue, 04/23/2019 - 04:30
Warren Mundine rules out Jervis Bay nuclear reactor  South Coast Register

"Even if the law changes, we're not going to put in a nuclear reactor or power plant at Jervis Bay."

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COMMENTARY: To reduce carbon dioxide, you have to go nuclear - Fredericksburg.com

News - Tue, 04/23/2019 - 01:05
COMMENTARY: To reduce carbon dioxide, you have to go nuclear  Fredericksburg.com

ON FEB. 14, The Free Lance–Star published my letter to the editor concerning climate change [“Climate change theory is false”], to which the FLS published a ...

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Belarus President Wants To Mine Bitcoin Using Country's Nuclear Power - Invest In Blockchain

News - Tue, 04/23/2019 - 00:32
Belarus President Wants To Mine Bitcoin Using Country's Nuclear Power  Invest In Blockchain

Bitcoin.com reports that Belarusian governmental figures are looking to mine cryptocurrency – with the aid of nuclear power. Meeting with members of the IT ...

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Gov. DeWine Advocates for Nuclear Energy - WKSU News

News - Mon, 04/22/2019 - 22:30
Gov. DeWine Advocates for Nuclear Energy  WKSU News

Ohio lawmakers are debating a plan that would bail out the state's two aging nuclear energy plants by charging customers more. Gov. Mike DeWine isn't.

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North Anna nuclear power plant to hold open house - The Daily Progress

News - Mon, 04/22/2019 - 21:58
North Anna nuclear power plant to hold open house  The Daily Progress

The open house will run from 5 to 6 p.m. May 2 at the Mineral Municipal Building.

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Pennsylvania utility regulator speaks out against state Senate's nuclear bailout bill | News | witf.org - witf.org

News - Mon, 04/22/2019 - 21:56
Pennsylvania utility regulator speaks out against state Senate's nuclear bailout bill | News | witf.org  witf.org

Public Utility Commissioner Andrew Place said if Three Mile Island is the only plant in trouble right now then the bill is,

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India Looks To Add 12 New Nuclear Power Stations | OilPrice.com - OilPrice.com

News - Mon, 04/22/2019 - 21:00
India Looks To Add 12 New Nuclear Power Stations | OilPrice.com  OilPrice.com

India will add 12 nuclear power stations to its lineup to shore up its power supply situation, the Department of Atomic Energy (DAE) said on Monday,

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'Ramifications for Gas Markets' as Nuclear Subsidies Approved in New Jersey - Natural Gas Intelligence

News - Mon, 04/22/2019 - 19:46
'Ramifications for Gas Markets' as Nuclear Subsidies Approved in New Jersey  Natural Gas Intelligence

Yet another state will support nuclear power plants with subsidies as New Jersey regulators last week officially approved a zero emissions credit (ZEC) program ...

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Gov. DeWine Says Nuclear Power Must Be Part Of Ohio's Energy Landscape - WVXU

News - Mon, 04/22/2019 - 19:14
Gov. DeWine Says Nuclear Power Must Be Part Of Ohio's Energy Landscape  WVXU

Ohio lawmakers are debating a plan that would bail out the state's two aging nuclear energy plants by charging customers more. Gov. Mike DeWine isn't.

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Nuclear Power Plants in the US Not Built For Climate Change - Science Times

News - Mon, 04/22/2019 - 18:32
Nuclear Power Plants in the US Not Built For Climate Change  Science Times

The existing nuclear power plants in the US may not have been designed to survive the ever changing climate brought about by global warming, Should this ...

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Breakthrough in boiling - MIT News

News - Mon, 04/22/2019 - 18:01
Breakthrough in boiling  MIT News

High-fidelity simulations by MIT nuclear researchers point the way to optimizing heat transfer in current and next-generation reactors.

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