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Brexit: Losing energy links to Europe after no-deal will cost UK more than £2bn every year, experts warn - The Independent

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 18:10
Brexit: Losing energy links to Europe after no-deal will cost UK more than £2bn every year, experts warn  The Independent

A no-deal Brexit could cost the UK £2.2bn every year as the network connecting the nation's electricity supply with its European neighbours would no longer ...

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Plymouth Select Board OKs Entergy PILOT agreement - Wicked Local

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 17:58
Plymouth Select Board OKs Entergy PILOT agreement  Wicked Local

As the shutdown of Pilgrim Nuclear Power Plant looms less than five months away, taxpayers have been bracing for the next chapter in the ongoing saga of the ...

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Plymouth Select Board OKs Entergy PILOT agreement - Wicked Local

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 17:58
Plymouth Select Board OKs Entergy PILOT agreement  Wicked Local

As the shutdown of Pilgrim Nuclear Power Plant looms less than five months away, taxpayers have been bracing for the next chapter in the ongoing saga of the ...

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Regulators Are Set To Allow Seabrook Nuclear Plant In N.H. To Run Through 2050 - WBUR

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 17:36
Regulators Are Set To Allow Seabrook Nuclear Plant In N.H. To Run Through 2050  WBUR

Seabrook Nuclear Power Plant is expected to get approval to continue operating through 2050 by the end of this month, after regulators finished determining the ...

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Windfarm industry urges UK to lift onshore subsidies ban - The Guardian

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 16:35
Windfarm industry urges UK to lift onshore subsidies ban  The Guardian

Firms say 800 renewable projects ready to plug gap left after Wylfa nuclear plant scrapped.

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Brazil's nuclear power generation reaches 15.67GWh in 2018 - Business News Americas

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 16:29
Brazil's nuclear power generation reaches 15.67GWh in 2018  Business News Americas

Brazil's nuclear power plants Angra 1 and Angra 2, in Rio de Janeiro state, generated 15.67GWh in 2018, according to a .

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Brazil's nuclear power generation reaches 15.67GWh in 2018 - Business News Americas

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 16:29
Brazil's nuclear power generation reaches 15.67GWh in 2018  Business News Americas

Brazil's nuclear power plants Angra 1 and Angra 2, in Rio de Janeiro state, generated 15.67GWh in 2018, according to a .

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Belgian power imports jump 14% in 2018 on nuclear slump - Montel

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 16:16
Belgian power imports jump 14% in 2018 on nuclear slump  Montel

(Montel) Belgian power imports jumped 14% year on year to 17.4 TWh in 2018 as nuclear output plummeted due to ongoing safety issues at the country's ...

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Scrapping of nuclear plant should see UK renewables filling the void - The Guardian

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 16:13
Scrapping of nuclear plant should see UK renewables filling the void  The Guardian

Letters: Readers respond to news that Hitachi has pulled out of the proposed Wylva nuclear power plant in Anglesey.

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Douglas Costle, an architect of the EPA who became its top administrator, dies at 79 - Washington Post

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 15:53
Douglas Costle, an architect of the EPA who became its top administrator, dies at 79  Washington Post

Douglas M. Costle, an early architect of the Environmental Protection Agency who became the regulatory agency's top administrator during the Carter ...

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Russia and Serbia to cooperate in nuclear power - World Nuclear News

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 15:23
Russia and Serbia to cooperate in nuclear power  World Nuclear News

Russia and Serbia have signed an intergovernmental agreement on cooperation in nuclear energy and a joint statement on strategic partnership for the ...

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New CRP: Advancing the State-of-Practice in Uncertainty and Sensitivity Methodologies for Severe Accident Analysis in Water Cooled Reactors (I31033) - International Atomic Energy Agency

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 15:06
New CRP: Advancing the State-of-Practice in Uncertainty and Sensitivity Methodologies for Severe Accident Analysis in Water Cooled Reactors (I31033)  International Atomic Energy Agency

The IAEA supports Member States in the development of advanced water cooled reactor (WCR) technology by fostering information exchange and collaborative ...

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Swedish regulator supports repository expansion - World Nuclear News

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 15:00
Swedish regulator supports repository expansion  World Nuclear News

A permit for the expansion of the existing SFR repository for low- and intermediate-level waste should be granted under the Sweden's Environmental Code, the ...

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Southern CEO: Georgia Power to consider resilience in IRP for first time - Utility Dive

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 14:53
Southern CEO: Georgia Power to consider resilience in IRP for first time  Utility Dive

Southern Company CEO Tom Fanning said on Thursday that its subsidiary, Georgia Power, will introduce concepts of resilience in its upcoming Integrated ...

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How Direct Democracy Went Nuclear in Taiwan - The Diplomat

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 14:34
How Direct Democracy Went Nuclear in Taiwan  The Diplomat

A contentious vote on Taiwan's nuclear future showed how the country's public referendums went haywire.

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Book World: Former NRC chairman's reckoning with his rocky tenure and resignation - Alton Telegraph

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 14:25
Book World: Former NRC chairman's reckoning with his rocky tenure and resignation  Alton Telegraph

Confessions of a Rogue Nuclear Regulator. By Gregory B. Jaczko. Recommended Video. Created with Sketch. Your Browser Is Not Supported. Speed. Normal.

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Renewables' share in Spain jumps to 38.5% in 2018 - Renewables Now

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 12:37
Renewables' share in Spain jumps to 38.5% in 2018  Renewables Now

January 18 (Renewables Now) - Renewable energy accounted for 38.5% of Spain's total power mix in 2018, including islands and North African territorie.

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The Green New Deal Hits Its First Major Snag - The Atlantic

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 12:00
The Green New Deal Hits Its First Major Snag  The Atlantic

A key activist group has quietly dropped its support for carbon-capture technology, which scientists say will be crucial to fighting global warming.

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UK expert to lead NZ rail project - Partnerships Bulletin

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 11:29
UK expert to lead NZ rail project  Partnerships Bulletin

New Zealand has appointed a former Horizon Nuclear Power and Transport for London (TfL) director to lead the country's largest infrastructure project.

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Wales round-up: Huge Anglesey nuclear power scheme suspended; Self-build hopefuls in Wales get cash boost - The Planner

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 10:47
Wales round-up: Huge Anglesey nuclear power scheme suspended; Self-build hopefuls in Wales get cash boost  The Planner

Huge Anglesey nuclear power scheme suspended. Work on a huge new nuclear power station on Anglesey has been suspended, a move with potentially dire ...

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