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Toshiba spins off nuclear power unit Westinghouse - Utility Products

News - Fri, 01/05/2018 - 20:37

Utility Products

Toshiba spins off nuclear power unit Westinghouse
Utility Products
CRANBERRY TOWNSHIP, Pa. (AP) — Westinghouse Electric, the U.S. nuclear unit of embattled Japanese electronics giant Toshiba, has been acquired in a deal valued at about out $4.6 billion. Westinghouse Electric Co. declared bankruptcy protection early ...

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Cold snap arrives at key moment for coal, nuclear power - The Hill

News - Fri, 01/05/2018 - 11:01

The Hill

Cold snap arrives at key moment for coal, nuclear power
The Hill
At that time, power grids in the Northeast were strained due to plants unexpectedly closing and natural gas prices spiking, lead to some power outages. Despite that freeze four years ago, Perry's proposal is facing considerable opposition. Natural gas ...

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Nuclear power plant near Richland generates more electricity than ever before - Tri-City Herald

News - Fri, 01/05/2018 - 00:14

Tri-City Herald

Nuclear power plant near Richland generates more electricity than ever before
Tri-City Herald
The nuclear power plant near Richland set a new record in December for electricity generated in a single month. Energy Northwest said the Columbia Generating Station sent more than 867 million kilowatt-hours of electricity to the Northwest power grid ...

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UPDATE 2-Entergy shuts Massachusetts Pilgrim nuclear plant during blizzard - Reuters

News - Thu, 01/04/2018 - 22:52

Cape Cod Times

UPDATE 2-Entergy shuts Massachusetts Pilgrim nuclear plant during blizzard
Reuters
“There are no immediate reliability issues to the local area” after the shutdown of Pilgrim, said Marcia Blomberg, a spokeswoman at ISO New England, which operates the region's power grid. The lights did not go out in New England after Pilgrim shut ...
Pilgrim nuclear plant manually shut downCape Cod Times
Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station Experiences Unplanned Shutdown During StormCapeCod.com News

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New Jersey's nuclear power subsidy on-hold till new legislative session begins - WHYY

News - Thu, 01/04/2018 - 22:14

WHYY

New Jersey's nuclear power subsidy on-hold till new legislative session begins
WHYY
“I can't believe that the Legislature intends to award taxpayer subsidies to a company that is profitable,'' said Dennis Hart, executive director of the Chemistry Industry Council of New Jersey. He cited the analyst's prediction that the company could ...
Rate hike for nuclear power falls victim to legislative infightingNorthJersey.com
Snow Halts Vote on Bill to Rescue Nuclear Power PlantsU.S. News & World Report
NJ abandons nuclear bailout bill, for nowPhilly.com
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Rate hike for nuclear power falls victim to legislative infighting - NorthJersey.com

News - Thu, 01/04/2018 - 21:22

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Rate hike for nuclear power falls victim to legislative infighting
NorthJersey.com
New Jersey's legislative leaders have deadlocked over a bill to raise electric rates to keep two nuclear power plants from shutting down, preventing the legislation from getting a vote in the final days of the current legislative term. The standoff ...
Snow Halts Vote on Bill to Rescue Nuclear Power PlantsU.S. News & World Report
New Jersey's nuclear power subsidy on-hold till new legislative session beginsWHYY
NJ abandons nuclear bailout bill, for nowPhilly.com
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Finland's Fortum considers extending Loviisa nuclear power plant life - Nasdaq

News - Thu, 01/04/2018 - 18:25

Finland's Fortum considers extending Loviisa nuclear power plant life
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The plant scored a record net output of 8.16 terawatt-hours (TWh) of electricity in 2017, but Buddas said production was expected to fall to as low as 7.8 TWh in 2018 due to maintenance. A year ago Fortum had said it expected to retire the plant's ...

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The United Arab Emirates' Nuclear Power Gambit - IEEE Spectrum

News - Thu, 01/04/2018 - 16:05

IEEE Spectrum

The United Arab Emirates' Nuclear Power Gambit
IEEE Spectrum
Illustration by Chad Hagen. “Too Cheap to Meter” Nuclear Power Revisited · Photo: Imaginechina/AP. A Bittersweet Milestone for the World's Safest Nuclear Reactors · Has U.S. Nuclear Power's Death Spiral Begun? graphic link to special report landing ...

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Kingdom, Russia can forge nuclear power cooperation - Saudi Gazette

News - Thu, 01/04/2018 - 15:45

Saudi Gazette

Kingdom, Russia can forge nuclear power cooperation
Saudi Gazette
On October 5, 2017, during King Salman visit to Russia, Rosatom and King Abdullah City for Atomic and Renewable Energy (KACARE) signed a program for cooperation in the peaceful uses of nuclear energy, which outlines several key directions, incl. small ...

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Kingdom, Russia can forge nuclear power cooperation - Saudi Gazette

News - Thu, 01/04/2018 - 15:45

Saudi Gazette

Kingdom, Russia can forge nuclear power cooperation
Saudi Gazette
On October 5, 2017, during King Salman visit to Russia, Rosatom and King Abdullah City for Atomic and Renewable Energy (KACARE) signed a program for cooperation in the peaceful uses of nuclear energy, which outlines several key directions, incl. small ...

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Bankrupt nuclear power company Westinghouse gets a buyer - Axios

News - Thu, 01/04/2018 - 15:18

Axios

Bankrupt nuclear power company Westinghouse gets a buyer
Axios
Brookfield Business Partners, a listed unit of Canadian infrastructure investor Brookfield Asset Management, has agreed to buy bankrupt U.S. nuclear power company Westinghouse Electric for around $4.6 billion. Why this isn't surprising: Westinghouse is ...
Talks underway with Westinghouse for nuclear power project: GovernmentEconomic Times
Westinghouse, Toshiba's troubled nuclear unit, is acquiredABC News
UPDATE 2-Brookfield Business Partners to buy Westinghouse for $4.6 blnReuters

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Talks underway with Westinghouse for nuclear power project: Government - Economic Times

News - Thu, 01/04/2018 - 14:31

Economic Times

Talks underway with Westinghouse for nuclear power project: Government
Economic Times
Discussions are underway with Westinghouse Electric Company for a "viable project proposal" to set up six nuclear power reactors, the government informed Rajya Sabha today. The project is planned to be set up at Kovvada in Andhra Pradesh and comprises ...

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Snow halts vote on bill to rescue nuclear power plants - Seattle Times

News - Thu, 01/04/2018 - 14:23

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Snow halts vote on bill to rescue nuclear power plants
Seattle Times
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — A snow storm has resulted in a vote on a roughly $300 million bill that would raise residents' utility costs to rescue New Jersey's nuclear power industry being canceled. The Democrat-led state Senate canceled its Thursday session ...
Despite New Jersey Senate Vote on Nuclear Subsidies, Bill May Not Clear Lame-Duck SessionPOWER magazine
Gov. Kean: Don't rush bailout of PSEG's nuclear plants. Wait for Murphy | OpinionNJ.com
PSEG Nuclear Subsidy Bill Killed in Lame-Duck SessionNJ Spotlight
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UPDATE 1-Back to the future; EDF renames nuclear reactor unit - Reuters

News - Thu, 01/04/2018 - 14:04

UPDATE 1-Back to the future; EDF renames nuclear reactor unit
Reuters
Amid hopes for a nuclear renaissance in 2006-2007, Areva sold four EPRs in France, Finland and China, but a decade later they are all years behind schedule and billions of euros over budget. Heavy losses due to these delays, an African uranium mine ...

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UAE's first nuclear power plant marks 'significant milestone' in construction - The National

News - Thu, 01/04/2018 - 11:08

The National

UAE's first nuclear power plant marks 'significant milestone' in construction
The National
The UAE's first nuclear power plant has announced that two of its four reactors are now connected to the country's electricity grid. The development is described as a “significant milestone” by Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation, ahead of the nuclear ...
Two more nuclear reactors connected to UAE's electricity gridArabianBusiness.com

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INTERVIEW: Why it's difficult for Nigeria to generate electricity using nuclear energy – Expert - Premium Times

News - Thu, 01/04/2018 - 10:14

Premium Times

INTERVIEW: Why it's difficult for Nigeria to generate electricity using nuclear energy – Expert
Premium Times
After a career that spanned over 35 years, Charles Adesanmi retired as the director of the Nuclear Technology Centre, NTC in 2013. In this interview with Kemi Busari, the nuclear and radiation physics expert, who was also a research fellow at the ...

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Will Nuclear North Korea Survive 2018? - National Review

News - Thu, 01/04/2018 - 05:57

National Review

Will Nuclear North Korea Survive 2018?
National Review
Would it now if the bleak alternative was a lunatic's nuclear missile possibly striking San Diego or Seattle? To survive an unending trade embargo — and perhaps to avoid a coup — Kim Jong Un would likely either have to recalibrate his nuclear program ...
The Terrifying Truth of Trump's 'Nuclear Button' TweetThe Atlantic
Kim Jong Un claims North Korea became nuclear power in 2017 declaring: 'Button is always on my desk'Mirror.co.uk
'My button is bigger than yours': Donald Trump boasts about US' nuclear power to Kim Jong-unScroll.in
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Bill to Help New Jersey's Nuclear Power Plants to Get Vote - U.S. News & World Report

News - Thu, 01/04/2018 - 05:35

Bill to Help New Jersey's Nuclear Power Plants to Get Vote
U.S. News & World Report
Bill to Help New Jersey's Nuclear Power Plants to Get Vote. New Jersey lawmakers are set to vote on a roughly $300 million bill that would raise utility ratepayers' costs to rescue the state's nuclear power industry. Jan. 4, 2018, at 12:28 a.m.. Bill ...

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Short-term thinking of UK nuclear policy - The Guardian

News - Wed, 01/03/2018 - 18:05

The Guardian

Short-term thinking of UK nuclear policy
The Guardian
... but no access to civilian nuclear power, while the other has civilian nuclear but no nuclear weapons. Indeed, South Korea has a fleet of 24 reactors producing some of cheapest and cleanest electricity in the world. It further boosts a highly ...
New digicam gear developed to probe Fukushima nuclear reactorKaplan Herald

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Dominion to Buy Scana for $7.9 Billion After Nuclear Flop - Bloomberg

News - Wed, 01/03/2018 - 15:37

Bloomberg

Dominion to Buy Scana for $7.9 Billion After Nuclear Flop
Bloomberg
... according to data compiled by Bloomberg. Stagnant electricity prices and tight profit margins have stoked the buying spree. For more on the utility buying spree, click here. The acquisition would include a more than $1.7 billion write-off of ...
Dominion offers to buy SCANA in wake of SC nuclear plant failureCharleston Post Courier
Dominion Energy to buy US nuclear rival Scana for £10.8bnTelegraph.co.uk
Dominion Energy to Buy Scana in $7.66 Billion Deal--4th UpdateMorningstar.com
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