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The Chornobyl disaster and the power of story-telling - StopFake.org

Mon, 06/17/2019 - 18:15
The Chornobyl disaster and the power of story-telling  StopFake.org

Stories in the 'Context” section are not fakes. We publish them in order to provide greater insight for our readers about the techniques, methods and practices ...

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Australians' support for nuclear plants rising – but most don't want to live near one - The Guardian

Mon, 06/17/2019 - 18:00
Australians' support for nuclear plants rising – but most don't want to live near one  The Guardian

Australians are slightly more inclined to support nuclear power plants than oppose them, but a clear majority of voters do not want to live near one, according to ...

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Report: Russian attack on Wolf Creek also targeted another nearby nuclear plant - WIBW

Mon, 06/17/2019 - 17:52
Report: Russian attack on Wolf Creek also targeted another nearby nuclear plant  WIBW

The Russian cyber-attack on the Wolf Creek nuclear power plant, in Coffey Co., two years ago also targeted another nuclear facility that's less than an hour's ...

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Russia's Novovoronezh nuclear plant starts up a new reactor - Bellona

Mon, 06/17/2019 - 17:34
Russia's Novovoronezh nuclear plant starts up a new reactor  Bellona

The second unit of the Novovoronezh II nuclear power plant south of Moscow has gone into pilot commercial operation, Rosenergoatom, Russia's nuclear utility, ...

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Chernobyl was the world's worst nuclear power plant accident. Here's how it compares to Fukushima and Three Mile Island. - Business Insider

Mon, 06/17/2019 - 17:00
Chernobyl was the world's worst nuclear power plant accident. Here's how it compares to Fukushima and Three Mile Island.  Business Insider

Chernobyl is widely acknowledged to be the worst nuclear disaster in history, but a few scientists have argued that Fukushima was more destructive.

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You Wouldn't Download A Nuclear Reactor, But Could You? - Hackaday

Mon, 06/17/2019 - 17:00
You Wouldn't Download A Nuclear Reactor, But Could You?  Hackaday

By pretty much any metric you care to use, the last couple of decades has been very good for the open source movement. There was plenty of pushback in the ...

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C-10 plans public meeting on Seabrook nuclear safety - Wicked Local Georgetown

Mon, 06/17/2019 - 16:55
C-10 plans public meeting on Seabrook nuclear safety  Wicked Local Georgetown

Do you have questions about the safety of Seabrook Station? Concrete expert Dr. Victor Saouma will speak and answer your questions on Thursday, June 27, ...

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C-10 plans public meeting on Seabrook nuclear safety - Wicked Local Newburyport

Mon, 06/17/2019 - 16:52
C-10 plans public meeting on Seabrook nuclear safety  Wicked Local Newburyport

Do you have questions about the safety of Seabrook Station? Concrete expert Dr. Victor Saouma will speak and answer your questions on Thursday, June 27, ...

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Scotland urged to invest in nuclear to hit climate goals - The Guardian

Mon, 06/17/2019 - 15:03
Scotland urged to invest in nuclear to hit climate goals  The Guardian

Scotland should consider new nuclear power stations, investing in hydrogen and installing many more windfarms to meet its climate goals, an expert inquiry has ...

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Armenian regulator must address staff deficit, says IAEA - World Nuclear News

Mon, 06/17/2019 - 14:58
Armenian regulator must address staff deficit, says IAEA  World Nuclear News

Armenia has made progress in strengthening its regulatory framework for nuclear and radiation safety but still faces challenges, including a shortage of qualified ...

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Toshiba, AECOM expand decommissioning collaboration - World Nuclear News

Mon, 06/17/2019 - 14:55
Toshiba, AECOM expand decommissioning collaboration  World Nuclear News

Japan's Toshiba Energy Systems & Solutions Corporation and AECOM of the USA have agreed to collaborate in providing decommissioning services to nuclear ...

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How Energy Choices After Fukushima Impacted Human Health and the Environment - State of the Planet

Mon, 06/17/2019 - 14:52
How Energy Choices After Fukushima Impacted Human Health and the Environment  State of the Planet

By Pushker A. Kharecha and Makiko Sato. After the March 2011 nuclear power plant accident at Fukushima, Japan, nuclear power output experienced a rapid ...

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US regulator completes Clinch River site safety review - World Nuclear News

Mon, 06/17/2019 - 14:51
US regulator completes Clinch River site safety review  World Nuclear News

The US Nuclear Regulatory Commission has published its final safety evaluation report on Tennessee Valley Authority's application for an early site permit for ...

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Supreme Court allows Virginia to block mining of nation's largest uranium deposit - USA TODAY

Mon, 06/17/2019 - 14:39
Supreme Court allows Virginia to block mining of nation's largest uranium deposit  USA TODAY

The Supreme Court ruled in a dispute between Virginia and companies that wanted to mine the nation's largest deposit of uranium.

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'Leaked' document of North Korea nuclear policy under probe in Seoul - UPI News

Mon, 06/17/2019 - 13:51
'Leaked' document of North Korea nuclear policy under probe in Seoul  UPI News

Documents outlining Kim Jong Un's nuclear policy are under scrutiny in the South following their public release.

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'Leaked' document of North Korea nuclear policy under probe in Seoul - UPI News

Mon, 06/17/2019 - 13:51
'Leaked' document of North Korea nuclear policy under probe in Seoul  UPI News

Documents outlining Kim Jong Un's nuclear policy are under scrutiny in the South following their public release.

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Scotland faces 'hard and costly' energy choices - Jersey Evening Post

Mon, 06/17/2019 - 12:54
Scotland faces 'hard and costly' energy choices  Jersey Evening Post

Sir Muir Russell has chaired an inquiry looking at the country's future energy needs for the Royal Society of Edinburgh.

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Japanese court allows restart of 2 nuclear reactors - Anadolu Agency

Mon, 06/17/2019 - 12:30
Japanese court allows restart of 2 nuclear reactors  Anadolu Agency

ANKARA. A Japanese court on Monday turned down a request that called for revoking previous approval to restart reactors considering the risk near power plant ...

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Massachusetts nuclear plant officially shuts down - Daily Energy Insider

Mon, 06/17/2019 - 12:25
Massachusetts nuclear plant officially shuts down  Daily Energy Insider

Published on June 17, 2019 by Dave Kovaleski. arrow. Tweet. Share. Share. arrow. Entergy Nuclear Generation Company, which is part of Entergy Corporation, ...

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Kim not giving up nukes, North Korea military officers likely told - Kyodo News Plus

Mon, 06/17/2019 - 12:04
Kim not giving up nukes, North Korea military officers likely told  Kyodo News Plus

North Korean military officers likely told late last year that leader Kim Jong Un had said he would not give up the country's nuclear weapons as his intention is to ...

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