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Rate Counsel Says PSEG, Exelon Failed to Show Need for $300M Nuclear Subsidies - NJ Spotlight

News - Fri, 02/01/2019 - 06:05
Rate Counsel Says PSEG, Exelon Failed to Show Need for $300M Nuclear Subsidies  NJ Spotlight

Companies' 'claims of financial hardship fall away' under close examination, Stefanie Brand contends.

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Hydro: An Old Generating Dog Can Offer New Tricks - POWER magazine

News - Fri, 02/01/2019 - 03:36
Hydro: An Old Generating Dog Can Offer New Tricks  POWER magazine

Hydroelectric power doesn't get much attention in today's discussions of how to generate electricity, particularly in a world looking to boost renewable ...

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Indian-Designed Nuclear Reactor Breaks Record for Continuous Operation - POWER magazine

News - Fri, 02/01/2019 - 03:36
Indian-Designed Nuclear Reactor Breaks Record for Continuous Operation  POWER magazine

India's 220-MW Kaiga 1 nuclear power plant, an indigenously designed pressurized heavy water reactor (PHWR), on Dec. 31 became a world record holder for ...

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Fuel Cell Technology Key to South Korea's Energy Future - POWER magazine

News - Fri, 02/01/2019 - 03:36
Fuel Cell Technology Key to South Korea's Energy Future  POWER magazine

South Korea is reliant on coal-fired and nuclear power for much of its power generation, and is among the world's leading importers of liquefied natural gas ...

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POWER Digest - February 2019 - POWER magazine

News - Fri, 02/01/2019 - 03:36
POWER Digest - February 2019  POWER magazine

BHEL Completes India Coal Plant in 46 Months. Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd. (BHEL) in January said it successfully built and commissioned the single-unit, ...

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Taiwan to defy referendum results, phase out nuclear power by 2025 - Taiwan News

News - Fri, 02/01/2019 - 02:25
Taiwan to defy referendum results, phase out nuclear power by 2025  Taiwan News

The government does not plan to extend the life of active plants, nor to reactivate the Fourth Nuclear Power Plant.Taiwan will reduce its energy generated by ...

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Rare Ice Phenomenon Forced a Shutdown at a N.J. Nuclear Reactor - Fortune

News - Fri, 02/01/2019 - 00:57
Rare Ice Phenomenon Forced a Shutdown at a N.J. Nuclear Reactor  Fortune

A Salem, N.J. nuclear reactor had to shut down during recent freezing weather because of a rare phenomenon called frazil ice.

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Former regulator issues warning about nuclear energy - WAPT Jackson

News - Fri, 02/01/2019 - 00:05
Former regulator issues warning about nuclear energy  WAPT Jackson

An alarming warning from the former regulator of nuclear power in the U.S..

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OPINION EXCHANGE | Bitter cold shows reliable energy sources are critical - Star Tribune

News - Thu, 01/31/2019 - 23:55
OPINION EXCHANGE | Bitter cold shows reliable energy sources are critical  Star Tribune

Coal, natural gas, nuclear power largely delivered. We should think twice about leaning too much on intermittent forms like wind, solar.

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Kudankulam: Nuclear power utility struggles to repay Russia for supplies - The Indian Express

News - Thu, 01/31/2019 - 23:20
Kudankulam: Nuclear power utility struggles to repay Russia for supplies  The Indian Express

The sanctioning of lower than requisite funds comes at a time when NPCIL's budgetary support requirement has gone up in light of the utility taking up 10 new ...

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'Midnight in Chernobyl' explores the world's worst nuclear disaster - Christian Science Monitor

News - Thu, 01/31/2019 - 22:33
'Midnight in Chernobyl' explores the world's worst nuclear disaster  Christian Science Monitor

It's been 33 years since Reactor Number Four at the Chernobyl Atomic Energy Station in Ukraine exploded, venting radioactive material into the atmosphere.

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Safety of Diablo Canyon a top concern during PG&E bankruptcy, says state Sen. Monning - San Luis Obispo Tribune

News - Thu, 01/31/2019 - 22:32
Safety of Diablo Canyon a top concern during PG&E bankruptcy, says state Sen. Monning  San Luis Obispo Tribune

PG&E bankruptcy will not jeopardize funding for the 2024-25 shutdown of the Diablo Canyon nuclear power plant, says state Sen. Bill Monning, but safe ...

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US secretly shipped Cold War-era plutonium to Nevada, raising safety fears and riling lawmakers - The Japan Times

News - Thu, 01/31/2019 - 22:03
US secretly shipped Cold War-era plutonium to Nevada, raising safety fears and riling lawmakers  The Japan Times

The U.S. government secretly shipped a large amount of deadly plutonium from a South Carolina site that produced the radioactive metal for nuclear bombs du.

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Taiwan to shut all nuclear reactors by May 2025 - NHK WORLD

News - Thu, 01/31/2019 - 21:55
Taiwan to shut all nuclear reactors by May 2025  NHK WORLD

Taiwan's government has decided to stick to its policy of phasing out nuclear power by May 2025 despite the outcome of a referendum that calls for a review of ...

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Storage of nuclear waste becoming a 'global crisis' - Gulf Times

News - Thu, 01/31/2019 - 21:47
Storage of nuclear waste becoming a 'global crisis'  Gulf Times

Nuclear waste is piling up around the world even as countries struggle to dispose of spent fuel that will remain highly toxic for many thousands of years,

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Exelon Seeking Russian Nuclear Fuel for Illinois Power Plant (2) - Bloomberg Environment

News - Thu, 01/31/2019 - 21:41
Exelon Seeking Russian Nuclear Fuel for Illinois Power Plant (2)  Bloomberg Environment

Exelon Corp. is seeking permission from the Nuclear Regulatory Commission to use accident-tolerant nuclear fuel from Russia for a nuclear power plant in ...

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Mind The Gap: As New UK Nuclear Projects Fold Renewables Can Fill The Void - Forbes

News - Thu, 01/31/2019 - 21:40
Mind The Gap: As New UK Nuclear Projects Fold Renewables Can Fill The Void  Forbes

Unfinanced and unfancied the UK's new nuclear projects are being canceled. Investors, analysts and even the government itself are keen for renewables to fill ...

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Georgia Power doubles down on renewable power, energy efficiency - Atlanta Business Chronicle

News - Thu, 01/31/2019 - 21:37
Georgia Power doubles down on renewable power, energy efficiency  Atlanta Business Chronicle

Georgia Power Co. will continue reducing its reliance on coal during the next two decades while stepping up its investments in renewable power and energy ...

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Nuclear Reactor in Salem County Shut Down Due to Frosty Temps - SNJTODAY

News - Thu, 01/31/2019 - 20:52
Nuclear Reactor in Salem County Shut Down Due to Frosty Temps  SNJTODAY

The below-freezing temperatures forced officials at a South Jersey nuclear reactor to shut it down. On Wednesday, January 30th, Salem Nuclear Power Plant ...

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Nuclear Power: Global Industry Outlook to 2022 Featuring 38 Major Players - PRNewswire

News - Thu, 01/31/2019 - 20:30
Nuclear Power: Global Industry Outlook to 2022 Featuring 38 Major Players  PRNewswire

DUBLIN, Jan. 31, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Global Nuclear Power Industry 2018" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The global ...

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