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Sellafield evacuated and bomb squad sent in after 'chemical incident' - The Sun

Sat, 10/21/2017 - 02:29

The Sun

Sellafield evacuated and bomb squad sent in after 'chemical incident'
The Sun
PANIC struck Britain's oldest nuclear power station last night when leaking material sparked an emergency scare. The bomb squad was called to Sellafield in Cumbria following a “chemical incident” in one of the site's laboratories. Leaking material ...
Explosives experts called to Sellafield over chemical concernsBBC News

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Nuclear Power Play: How North Korea Uses US Fears to Gain Leverage - The National Interest Online

Sat, 10/21/2017 - 01:22

The National Interest Online

Nuclear Power Play: How North Korea Uses US Fears to Gain Leverage
The National Interest Online
Despite mounting international pressure, North Korea is resolutely advancing toward achieving nuclear deterrent against the United States. The rapid pace of its nuclear development has caused impatience on the side of the United States and its allies ...
Kim sends 'unprecedented' letter to AustraliaNew York Post
North Korea: Nuclear EMP attack 'biggest threat' to USNEWS.com.au (blog)
North Korea: US Will Have To Accept Pyongyang's Nuclear Power Status Because DPRK Will Not NegotiateThe Inquisitr
India.com -Newsweek -Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists
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Saving coal, nuclear plants pits FirstEnergy against PUCO before federal regulators - cleveland.com

Fri, 10/20/2017 - 20:12

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Saving coal, nuclear plants pits FirstEnergy against PUCO before federal regulators
cleveland.com
The U.S. Department of Energy's has ordered federal energy regulators to come up with market rules by the end of November to help nuclear power plants like FirstEnergy's Perry plant to compete against the new ultra-efficient gas turbine power plants.
Former commissioners urge US FERC to reject coal, nuclear subsidiesReuters
8 former FERC members come out against coal, nuclear bailoutpv magazine USA

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Former commissioners urge US FERC to reject coal, nuclear subsidies - Reuters

Fri, 10/20/2017 - 19:05

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Former commissioners urge US FERC to reject coal, nuclear subsidies
Reuters
Oct 20 (Reuters) - Eight former commissioners of the U.S. Federal Energy Regulatory Commission sent a letter to the agency opposing Energy Secretary Rick Perry's proposal to subsidize coal and nuclear power plants because they are not economic in the ...
Saving coal, nuclear plants pits FirstEnergy against PUCO before federal regulatorscleveland.com
8 former FERC members come out against coal, nuclear bailoutpv magazine USA

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The Uncertain Fate of Armenia's Nuclear Power Plant - Armenian Weekly

Fri, 10/20/2017 - 17:55

Armenian Weekly

The Uncertain Fate of Armenia's Nuclear Power Plant
Armenian Weekly
YEREVAN (A.W.)—The fate of the 41-year-old Armenian Nuclear Power Plant (ANPP), commonly known as Metsamor, is up for debate yet again as reports have emerged questioning whether the Armenian government will abandon plans for renewal or ...
Metsamor NPP Scheduled For Six Month Shut-DownNuclear Street - Nuclear Power Plant News, Jobs, and Careers (press release) (blog)
Armenian nuclear power plant to be halted for six months in 2018 and 2019Arka News Agency (press release)
No talk on closure of nuclear power plant in Armenia-EU upcoming agreement – ministerArmenpress.am

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Citizens' Jury Recommends Resuming Nuclear Construction in South Korea - POWER magazine

Fri, 10/20/2017 - 17:09

POWER magazine

Citizens' Jury Recommends Resuming Nuclear Construction in South Korea
POWER magazine
Construction of two nuclear plants in South Korea, halted this July by President Moon Jae-in's announced policy to phase out nuclear power, will continue after a citizens' jury voted to resume the projects. Korea Hydro & Nuclear Power (KHNP) was ...

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Global Generator Market for Nuclear Power 2017-2021 - Rapid Nuclear Expansion in China to Drive Global Nuclear ... - Business Wire (press release)

Fri, 10/20/2017 - 09:58

Global Generator Market for Nuclear Power 2017-2021 - Rapid Nuclear Expansion in China to Drive Global Nuclear ...
Business Wire (press release)
The global generator market for nuclear power to grow at a CAGR of 2.41% during the period 2017-2021. Global Generator Market for Nuclear Power 2017-2021, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts.

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Nuclear energy will power South Africa - MyBroadband

Fri, 10/20/2017 - 09:00

MyBroadband

Nuclear energy will power South Africa
MyBroadband
South Africa's decision to forge ahead with plans to introduce nuclear power are based on ensuring the energy supply going into the future, Energy Minister David Mahlobo said. “South Africa recognises the role of nuclear power in ensuring security of ...
New Energy Minister Mahlobo's first words on his nuclear vision for SAFin24
S. Africa to enhance sustainable use of nuclear energy: energy ministerXinhua
We will not be 'reckless' on nuclear energy – MahloboCitizen
Independent Online
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South Korea Will Resume Reactor Work, Defying Nuclear Opponents - New York Times

Fri, 10/20/2017 - 08:37

New York Times

South Korea Will Resume Reactor Work, Defying Nuclear Opponents
New York Times
Opponents of nuclear power, who have gained momentum in South Korea since the Fukushima disaster in Japan in 2011 and supported Mr. Moon during his campaign, wanted him to block the two reactors. But conservative media outlets and politicians, ...
South Korea to push ahead with nuclear power plantsChannel NewsAsia
Blow for new South Korean president after vote to resume nuclear power buildFinancial Times
South Korea does a sudden U-turn on nuclear powerKXLY Spokane
Reuters -Korea Exposé
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South Korea does a sudden U-turn on nuclear power - CNNMoney

Fri, 10/20/2017 - 07:52

CNNMoney

South Korea does a sudden U-turn on nuclear power
CNNMoney
Nuclear power is big business in South Korea. The country lacks natural resources and imports nearly all of its energy supply from elsewhere. According to the World Nuclear Association, 24 nuclear power plants provide about a third of South Korea's ...
South Korea to push ahead with nuclear power plantsChannel NewsAsia
Blow for new South Korean president after vote to resume nuclear power buildFinancial Times
South Korea Will Resume Reactor Work, Defying Nuclear OpponentsNew York Times
Forbes -Korea Exposé -Reuters
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South Korea does a sudden U-turn on nuclear power - CNNMoney

Fri, 10/20/2017 - 07:52

CNNMoney

South Korea does a sudden U-turn on nuclear power
CNNMoney
Nuclear power is big business in South Korea. The country lacks natural resources and imports nearly all of its energy supply from elsewhere. According to the World Nuclear Association, 24 nuclear power plants provide about a third of South Korea's ...
South Korea to push ahead with nuclear power plantsChannel NewsAsia
Blow for new South Korean president after vote to resume nuclear power buildFinancial Times
Under Moon: Business as Usual for S Korea's Nuclear Power?Korea Exposé
Forbes -Reuters -Power Engineering International
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Another nuclear plant for Cape Town? - Independent Online

Fri, 10/20/2017 - 05:05

Independent Online

Another nuclear plant for Cape Town?
Independent Online
Cape Town - Those who wish to appeal against the outcome of the public participation process on the proposed new nuclear power station in Cape Town have very little time to do so. Organisations and environmental activists say the new nuclear power ...
New electricity generation: Eskom outlines transmission spending plansBusiness Day

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Perry pursuing policy on coal, nuclear power at odds with Texas record - Texas Tribune

Fri, 10/20/2017 - 05:01

Texas Tribune

Perry pursuing policy on coal, nuclear power at odds with Texas record
Texas Tribune
Industrial Energy Consumers of America, a group that represents Koch Industries and is supportive of nuclear and coal power, penned a letter saying the proposal would “distort, if not destroy, competitive wholesale electricity markets.” Pat Wood, a ...
Coal, nuclear power are vital to grid reliability and national security, McKinley saysThe Exponent Telegram (press release)
Power producers in high-energy debateWeatherford Democrat

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South Korea to push ahead with nuclear power plants - Channel NewsAsia

Fri, 10/20/2017 - 02:54

Channel NewsAsia

South Korea to push ahead with nuclear power plants
Channel NewsAsia
Construction was suspended in July with 30 per cent complete amid controversy whether the country should shift away from nuclear power because of safety concerns. The government has already said it would accept whatever the jury recommended ...
Blow for new South Korean president after vote to resume nuclear power buildFinancial Times
South Koreans recommend gov't complete 2 nuclear reactorsMiami Herald
Stalled Korea Nuclear Reactors Show Risks to Betting on MoonBloomberg
The Korea Herald
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Why you need to appeal new nuclear power plant plans at Koeberg - Independent Online

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 17:38

Independent Online

Why you need to appeal new nuclear power plant plans at Koeberg
Independent Online
To do this, simply send an e-mail to appeals@environment.gov.za and to Herbstdl@eskom.co.za in which you say you intend to appeal the authorisation for a nuclear power station at Duynefontein, reference number 12/12/20/994. The price of a participative ...

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Why you need to appeal new nuclear power plant near Koeberg - Independent Online

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 17:38

Independent Online

Why you need to appeal new nuclear power plant near Koeberg
Independent Online
To do this, simply send an e-mail to appeals@environment.gov.za and to Herbstdl@eskom.co.za in which you say you intend to appeal the authorisation for a nuclear power station at Duynefontein, reference number 12/12/20/994. The price of a participative ...

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The UAE's Nuclear Path: Q&A with Ambassador Hamad Alkaabi - International Atomic Energy Agency

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 16:04

International Atomic Energy Agency

The UAE's Nuclear Path: Q&A with Ambassador Hamad Alkaabi
International Atomic Energy Agency
In the run-up to the IAEA's International Ministerial Conference on Nuclear Power in the 21st Century, read about the nuclear power programme of the conference's host country, the United Arab Emirates, which is expected to bring its first nuclear power ...
UAE's nuclear regulator's progress to be reviewedGulf Today

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Beyond the Nobel Prize: The Rise of Nuclear-Powered India - CNSNews.com

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 15:31

CNSNews.com

Beyond the Nobel Prize: The Rise of Nuclear-Powered India
CNSNews.com
Consistent with that desire, developing countries like India are now using nuclear technology not to make weapons but to power millions of homes, offices, and factories, lifting people out of poverty. The World Nuclear Industry Status Report now ranks ...

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Belarusian nuclear power plant to heavily influence regional energy picture - Belarus News (BelTA)

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 14:45

Belarus News (BelTA)

Belarusian nuclear power plant to heavily influence regional energy picture
Belarus News (BelTA)
VERONA, 19 October (BelTA) – The commissioning of the nuclear power plant in Belarus will have substantial influence on energy industry in the region. The opinion was voiced by State Secretary of the Union State of Belarus and Russia Grigory Rapota on ...

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New Energy Minister Mahlobo's first words on his nuclear vision for SA - Fin24

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 10:22

Fin24

New Energy Minister Mahlobo's first words on his nuclear vision for SA
Fin24
"South Africa recognises the role of nuclear power in ensuring security of energy supply and meeting the challenge of climate change," he said. "South Africa has made a policy decision to pursue nuclear energy as part of the energy mix and recognise ...
We will not be 'reckless' on nuclear energy – MahloboCitizen
David Mahlobo's first speech as energy ministerIndependent Online

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