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A convoy carrying uranium to a Brazilian nuclear plant was attacked by armed men - Task & Purpose

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 03:23
A convoy carrying uranium to a Brazilian nuclear plant was attacked by armed men  Task & Purpose

Armed men shot at members of a convoy transporting uranium to one of Brazil's two working nuclear power plants on a coastal road in Rio de Janeiro state on ...

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California Approves Takedown of San Onofre Nuclear Plant - Courthouse News Service

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 03:11
California Approves Takedown of San Onofre Nuclear Plant  Courthouse News Service

OCEANSIDE, Calif. (CN) – The California State Lands Commission Thursday approved plans to remove onshore and offshore infrastructure from the shuttered ...

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Michael Douglas Discusses Upcoming Nuclear-Themed Projects - Hollywood Reporter

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 01:44
Michael Douglas Discusses Upcoming Nuclear-Themed Projects  Hollywood Reporter

Michael Douglas and Rep. Ted Lieu spoke at the panel “A New Nuclear Arms Race? Hollywood's Role in Building Momentum for a Safer World," held on ...

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Chinook helicopters assist sandbagging operation at Cooper Nuclear Plant - Sand Hills Express

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 00:54
Chinook helicopters assist sandbagging operation at Cooper Nuclear Plant  Sand Hills Express

NEMAHA – Nemaha became the base of operations this week for the Nebraska Army National Guard to help stabilize the levee around Cooper Nuclear Station.

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Nuclear power company backs Ford government energy plan - National Observer

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 00:35
Nuclear power company backs Ford government energy plan  National Observer

Premier Doug Ford's Progressive Conservative government said on Thursday it will reform Ontario's electricity system in a bid to reduce costs overall and lower ...

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Opposition to Sizewell C nuclear plant mounts | News - New Civil Engineer

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 00:11
Opposition to Sizewell C nuclear plant mounts | News  New Civil Engineer

Two Suffolk councils have are refusing to back EDF's plans for the Sizewell C nuclear power station.

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Workers, local leaders scramble in attempt to save Perry Nuclear Power Plant - WKYC.com

Thu, 03/21/2019 - 22:26
Workers, local leaders scramble in attempt to save Perry Nuclear Power Plant  WKYC.com

On any given day, there are at least 700 people working at Perry Nuclear Power Plant. Right now, during a planned outage, there are over 2,000. All of those ...

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Workers, local leaders scramble in attempt to save Perry Nuclear Power Plant - WKYC.com

Thu, 03/21/2019 - 22:26
Workers, local leaders scramble in attempt to save Perry Nuclear Power Plant  WKYC.com

On any given day, there are at least 700 people working at Perry Nuclear Power Plant. Right now, during a planned outage, there are over 2,000. All of those ...

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Commentary: Nevadans ill-informed about nuclear technology - Elko Daily Free Press

Thu, 03/21/2019 - 18:56
Commentary: Nevadans ill-informed about nuclear technology  Elko Daily Free Press

The single largest contributor to media buzz is generated by “political opinion." It is sad, but, reality. Instead of just opinion it would be helpful if politicians could ...

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Nuclear power is the best energy solution | Mailbag | wiscnews.com - Sauk Prairie Eagle

Thu, 03/21/2019 - 18:54
Nuclear power is the best energy solution | Mailbag | wiscnews.com  Sauk Prairie Eagle

Nuclear power has become a large topic of debate world-wide. But it has become clear that nuclear power is one of the safest, most efficient, and environment ...

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The benefits of nuclear power | Mailbag | wiscnews.com - Columbus Journal

Thu, 03/21/2019 - 18:54
The benefits of nuclear power | Mailbag | wiscnews.com  Columbus Journal

Good or Bad? That's the real question. Some people believe that it is bad but I think it cause more good than harm. I believe this because nuclear power emits.

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LETTER: Tell lawmakers no bailout for nuke industry - York Dispatch

Thu, 03/21/2019 - 18:06
LETTER: Tell lawmakers no bailout for nuke industry  York Dispatch

Nuclear power plants are a touchy subject in central Pennsylvania. Many of us remember the panic we felt when Three Mile Island partially melted down 40 ...

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US nuclear is dying, but it produced more electricity in 2018 than ever before - Ars Technica

Thu, 03/21/2019 - 17:55
US nuclear is dying, but it produced more electricity in 2018 than ever before  Ars Technica

According to the US Energy Information Administration (EIA), the US nuclear fleet produced more electrical energy than ever before in 2018. Last year, it ...

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US nuclear is dying, but it produced more electricity in 2018 than ever before - Ars Technica

Thu, 03/21/2019 - 17:55
US nuclear is dying, but it produced more electricity in 2018 than ever before  Ars Technica

Nuclear retirements happen slowly, and the US fleet had more uptime than ever before.

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Brazil's ex-President Temer arrested, threatening fiscal reform - KFGO News

Thu, 03/21/2019 - 17:20
Brazil's ex-President Temer arrested, threatening fiscal reform  KFGO News

By Brad Brooks and Rodrigo Viga Gaier SAO PAULO/RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) - Brazil's former President Michel Temer was arrested on Thursday in an ...

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LETTER: Nothing has changed in nuclear power industry - York Dispatch

Thu, 03/21/2019 - 16:57
LETTER: Nothing has changed in nuclear power industry  York Dispatch

The York Dispatch's March 15 article on the nuclear power industry operators clearly shows that nothing has changed. They want increased subsides, ...

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Brazil's ex-President Temer jailed, accused of heading 'criminal organization' - Reuters Canada

Thu, 03/21/2019 - 14:39
Brazil's ex-President Temer jailed, accused of heading 'criminal organization'  Reuters Canada

Brazil's former President Michel Temer was arrested on Thursday in an investigation of alleged graft in the construction of a nuclear power plant, prosecutors ...

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Brazil's ex-President Temer jailed, accused of heading 'criminal organization' - Reuters

Thu, 03/21/2019 - 14:35
Brazil's ex-President Temer jailed, accused of heading 'criminal organization'  Reuters

Brazil's former President Michel Temer was arrested on Thursday in "Operation Radioactivity," a probe of alleged graft in the construction of a nuclear power ...

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Rethinking Japan's Energy Security 8 Years After Fukushima - The Diplomat

Thu, 03/21/2019 - 13:36
Rethinking Japan's Energy Security 8 Years After Fukushima  The Diplomat

To increase energy self-sufficiency after the 2011 nuclear disaster, renewables are Japan's only option.

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Nuclear Energy Is Becoming A Political Football In The Middle East, But It's Nothing To Do With Iran - Forbes

Thu, 03/21/2019 - 13:19
Nuclear Energy Is Becoming A Political Football In The Middle East, But It's Nothing To Do With Iran  Forbes

For years the greatest concern anyone had about nuclear power in the Middle East was how it might lead to Iran acquiring atomic weapons. Nowadays it is two ...

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