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Why Kenya's push for nuclear power rests on false or fanciful premises - Times LIVE

Tue, 01/09/2018 - 08:06

Why Kenya's push for nuclear power rests on false or fanciful premises
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Kenya wants to go nuclear. Since 2012, Nairobi has been talking the talk and walking the walk. It has engaged the International Atomic Energy Agency and signed multilateral letters of intent in pursuit of nuclear power. To date, Kenya reportedly has ...

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Energy agency rejects Trump plan to prop up coal and nuclear power plants - The Guardian

Tue, 01/09/2018 - 01:19

The Guardian

Energy agency rejects Trump plan to prop up coal and nuclear power plants
The Guardian
An independent energy agency on Monday rejected a Trump administration plan to bolster coal-fired and nuclear power plants with subsidies, dealing a blow to the president's high-profile mission to revive the struggling coal industry. The decision by ...
Trump plan to boost coal and nuclear power gets rejectedCBS News
Regulators kill Perry's proposal to prop up coal, nuclear power plantsThe Hill
Energy Agency Rejects Trump Bid to Boost Coal, Nuclear PowerVoice of America
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Federal Regulators Rule Against Trump Administration on Power Plants - Wall Street Journal

Mon, 01/08/2018 - 23:12

Wall Street Journal

Federal Regulators Rule Against Trump Administration on Power Plants
Wall Street Journal
WASHINGTON—Federal energy regulators on Monday rejected a Trump administration proposal aimed at shoring up struggling coal-fired and nuclear power plants to bolster the nation's electricity grid, saying the administration hadn't persuaded them the ...

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Trump plan to boost coal and nuclear power gets rejected - CBS News

Mon, 01/08/2018 - 22:45

CBS News

Trump plan to boost coal and nuclear power gets rejected
CBS News
WASHINGTON - An independent energy agency on Monday rejected a Trump administration plan to bolster coal-fired and nuclear power plants, dealing a blow to President Donald Trump's efforts to boost the struggling coal industry. The decision by the ...
Regulators kill Perry's proposal to prop up coal, nuclear power plantsThe Hill
Energy Agency Rejects Trump Bid to Boost Coal, Nuclear PowerU.S. News & World Report
Regulators reject Energy Secretary Rick Perry's plan to subsidize coal and nuclear plantsCNBC
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Energy agency rejects Trump bid to boost coal, nuclear power - Seattle Times

Mon, 01/08/2018 - 22:03

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Energy agency rejects Trump bid to boost coal, nuclear power
Seattle Times
WASHINGTON (AP) — An independent energy agency on Monday rejected a Trump administration plan to bolster coal-fired and nuclear power plants, dealing a blow to President Donald Trump's efforts to boost the struggling coal industry. The decision by the ...
Regulators kill Perry's proposal to prop up coal, nuclear power plantsThe Hill
Regulators reject Energy Secretary Rick Perry's plan to subsidize coal and nuclear plantsCNBC
Regulators Reject Perry's Plan to Help Coal and Nuclear PlantsBloomberg
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Energy panel rejects Trump bid to boost coal, nuclear power - Morganton News Herald

Mon, 01/08/2018 - 21:25

Energy panel rejects Trump bid to boost coal, nuclear power
Morganton News Herald
WASHINGTON (AP) — An independent energy agency has rejected a bid by the Trump administration to bolster coal-fired and nuclear power plants. The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission said Monday the plan was not needed to add reliability to the nation ...

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Environmental readings around Belarusian nuclear power plant taken in real time - Belarus News (BelTA)

Mon, 01/08/2018 - 16:41

Belarus News (BelTA)

Environmental readings around Belarusian nuclear power plant taken in real time
Belarus News (BelTA)
“Monitoring every aspect of the state of the environment around the construction site of the Belarusian nuclear power plant is an important part of our work. We now monitor a number of parameters — meteorology, climate, hydrology, chemical pollution ...

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Why can't we decide what to do about nuclear energy? - Popular Science

Mon, 01/08/2018 - 14:47

Popular Science

Why can't we decide what to do about nuclear energy?
Popular Science
It's a fitting metaphor for what seems like the beginning of the end of America's nuclear-energy ambitions. San Onofre is one of 19 nuclear power plants in the U.S. undergoing decommissioning. Of the 99 remaining reactors in the U.S. fleet, as much as ...
It's Time for the West's Nuclear RenaissanceThe National Interest Online

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Mysay: North Korea must earn the status of a nuclear power - The Edge Markets MY

Mon, 01/08/2018 - 07:41

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Mysay: North Korea must earn the status of a nuclear power
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Kim Jong-un stated recently that North Korea had a nuclear capability that could reach all of the US and that the nuclear button was on his table. US President Donald Trump responded by saying that he, too, had a nuclear button and that his was bigger ...
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Should the UK government fund new nuclear? - Financial Times

Mon, 01/08/2018 - 05:01

Financial Times

Should the UK government fund new nuclear?
Financial Times
The immediate question is whether public money should be used to rescue the proposed power plant at Wylfa in Anglesey, Wales. As reported in the FT last year, Duncan Hawthorne — head of the Hitachi consortium that aims to build the plant — does not ...

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Cheap renewables undercut nuclear power - eco-business.com

Mon, 01/08/2018 - 04:45

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Cheap renewables undercut nuclear power
eco-business.com
The speed with which the transition is taking place has exceeded all official estimates. In favourable locations across the world, including the United States, Europe and India, onshore wind and solar farms are the least expensive way of producing ...

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Nuclear reactor maker Westinghouse, energy company Scana find buyers - Ars Technica

Sun, 01/07/2018 - 23:31

Ars Technica

Nuclear reactor maker Westinghouse, energy company Scana find buyers
Ars Technica
In exchange, Dominion will acquire more than a million new customers. As for Westinghouse, Brookfield is hoping to purchase the company for $4.6 billion and make it Brookfield's first investment in nuclear power. According the Reuters, the company has ...
Guest column: PSC made right call to back nuclear powerGainesville Times

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Cheap Renewables Undercut Nuclear Power - Truthdig

Sun, 01/07/2018 - 11:54

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Cheap Renewables Undercut Nuclear Power
Truthdig
These advances in renewables that are cutting the cost of power are in sharp contrast to continued cost overruns and delays in nuclear power stations. An analysis of countries' plans for tackling climate change showed that 108 were looking to expand ...

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NYT: US Intelligence Underestimated NKorea's Nuclear Power - Newsmax

Sun, 01/07/2018 - 00:35

Newsmax

NYT: US Intelligence Underestimated NKorea's Nuclear Power
Newsmax
U.S. intelligence agencies failed to accurately predict when North Korea might develop a missile capable of hitting the United States with a nuclear warhead — and the Trump administration must now work "with a greater degree of urgency," National ...
Will Nuclear North Korea Survive 2018?National Review
How US Intelligence Agencies Underestimated North KoreaNew York Times
Trump boasts of his 'nuclear button' : Will the US push Pakistan closer to China?Sunday Observer
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'Unusual Event' declared at Oyster Creek - Asbury Park Press

Sun, 01/07/2018 - 00:30

Asbury Park Press

'Unusual Event' declared at Oyster Creek
Asbury Park Press
LACEY - Operators at the Oyster Creek nuclear power plant reduced its power after declaring an "Unusual Event" Saturday morning, when low tides and high winds impacted the water levels in its intake canal, according to a company spokeswoman. "An ...
Low tides, high winds spur nuclear plant to reduce powerABC News

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Guest column: PSC made right call to back nuclear power - Gainesville Times

Sat, 01/06/2018 - 23:55

Gainesville Times

Guest column: PSC made right call to back nuclear power
Gainesville Times
In Georgia, we find ourselves as the only remaining state building an advanced new nuclear energy plant. You probably have heard of Plant Vogtle, just south of Augusta on the Savannah River. The 3,200-acre site is Georgia's premier nuclear power site ...

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Nuclear power is here to stay in Minnesota - St. Cloud Times

Sat, 01/06/2018 - 21:05

Nuclear power is here to stay in Minnesota
St. Cloud Times
The news has been increasingly bleak for U.S. nuclear power, replete with failed projects and proposed bailouts of unprofitable reactors. In Minnesota, though, nuclear power is still a bedrock of the state's electricity production, and it looks like it ...

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SPECIAL REPORT: Amidst safety concerns, Nigeria signs nuclear power project with Russia's Rosatom - Premium Times

Sat, 01/06/2018 - 07:06

Premium Times

SPECIAL REPORT: Amidst safety concerns, Nigeria signs nuclear power project with Russia's Rosatom
Premium Times
Russia's state-owned nuclear energy company, Rosatom, has continued its march towards launching multi-billion dollar nuclear power plants in Nigeria despite concerns about poor quality control and safety, PREMIUM TIMES can report. Operating in over 40 ...

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Letter: Crawford's leftist diatribe against nuclear power offers no answers - Gainesville Times

Sat, 01/06/2018 - 06:02

Gainesville Times

Letter: Crawford's leftist diatribe against nuclear power offers no answers
Gainesville Times
As usual, he uses his same old liberal, tree hugger approach to be critical issue of nuclear power in general and Georgia Power specifically. He uses the same arguments that were used back in the 1950s and 1960s as many utilities, including the ...

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Four Law Firms Score Roles on Nuclear Energy Deals - Law.com

Sat, 01/06/2018 - 00:48

Law.com

Four Law Firms Score Roles on Nuclear Energy Deals
Law.com
Once a major player in the U.S. nuclear power industry, Westinghouse Electric fell on hard financial times as a result of the construction of two U.S. reactor projects that went billions of dollars over budget. One of them is the Virgil C. Summer ...

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