Saturday, October 21, 2017

  • Stars and Stripes - Work remains to address water contamination at military bases, report says - Grace Nichols/U.S. Air Force
  • CapeEvents - Containment: Welcome Cape DownWinder Diane Turco and Barnstable Town Councilor John Flores as they present a film of local relevance and importance - 10/27/2017 at 7:00pm
  • BBC News - Explosives experts called to Sellafield over chemical concerns
  • Reuters - Japan's Kobe Steel says violated statutory standards, losing customers - Yuka Obayashi, Taiga Uranaka
  • Business Day South Africa - Eskom fires Koko inquiry case presenter
  • Albuquerque Journal - Texas A&M moves toward bid on Los Alamos lab contract - Mark Oswald
  • AP News - Draft GOP bill seeks more constraints on Iran's nuke program - Richard Lardner
  • Bloomberg - U.S. Posts Its Largest Budget Deficit Since 2013 - Erik Wasson and Saleha Mohsin
  • Reuters - Former commissioners urge U.S. FERC to reject coal, nuclear subsidies - Scott DiSavino
  • Reuters - U.S. House to vote on non-nuclear Iran sanctions next week - Patricia Zengerle
  • Reuters - North Korea says to continue nuclear tests: RIA - Andrew Osborn
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Think positive: How to get North Korea to roll back its nuclear weapons activity - Paige P. Cone
  • Public Radio International - What you need to know about modern nuclear war - Julia Franz
  • Washington Examiner - Why coal and nuclear aren't going anywhere - Terry M. Jarrett
  • Cleveland Plain Dealer - Editorial: No nuclear subsidies for FirstEnergy - and it should stop asking
  • Japan Times - Japan waters down text of annual anti-nuclear resolution to imply acceptable use of nukes - Masakatsu Ota
  • Albuquerque Journal - NM senators: Save nuclear oversight panel - Associated Press
  • St. Louis American - EPA plans to conduct further testing for radioactive waste at West Lake Landfill - Eli Chen
  • The State - Letter: How to prepare for the new nuclear era - Mike Frazier, Columbia
  • Charleston Post and Courier - South Carolina job growth dented in September by Hurricane Irma, nuclear project cancellation - Thad Moore
  • POWERnews - Citizens' Jury Recommends Resuming Nuclear Construction in South Korea - Sonal Patel
  • Armenian Weekly - The Uncertain Fate of Armenia's Nuclear Power Plant
  • AzerNews - EU again requires Armenia to close Metsamor NPP - Rashid Shirinov
  • The State - What will SC State House do about nuclear fiasco? We could know by Halloween - Bristow Marchant
  • Wall Street Journal - South Carolina Governor Calls on Scana to Shoulder Costs of Canceled Nuclear Project - Jonathan Randles
  • Aiken Standard - Conca discusses energy at annual Teller Lecture - Larry Wood
  • Arirang News - North Korea will not hold talks on giving up its nuke program: N.K. diplomat Updated: 2017-10-21 12:47:26 KST - hyunbin@arirang.co.kr
  • Japan Today - JR East partially reopens line halted since 2011 nuclear disaster
  • CNN - CNN poll: Two-thirds want to stay in Iran nuclear deal - Ryan Struyk
  • Charleston Post and Courier - SLED needs lots of time, help to get to bottom of South Carolina's nuclear plant fiasco, experts say - Glenn Smith
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - PG&E to hold job fair for upcoming Diablo Canyon refueling - Kaytlyn Leslie
  • Fremont News Messenger - Impact of Davis-Besse devaluation felt across Ottawa County - Daniel Carson
  • La Crosse Tribune - Public hearing Wednesday on Xcel rate case - Chris Hubbuch
  • USGS - M 5.0 - 148km ENE of Hasaki, Japan
  • Trend News Agency - EU supporting JCPOA for a missile deal with Iran - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • Japan Times - 7-km part of Joban Line reopens in Fukushima
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - More of Joban line reopens in Fukushima
  • USGS - M 4.9 - 76km E of Namie, Japan

    Friday, October 20, 2017

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Lawmaker makes a last-minute plea to derail Yucca Mountain bill - Gary Martin
  • Vice Motherboard - "Currently, people in Vieques are struggling to survive. That needs to be a priority." - Sarah Emerson
  • Times LIVE-Johannesburg - Molefe comes to Koko's rescue in disciplinary inquiry - 20 October 2017 - 07:24 By Kyle Cowan
  • Moneyweb Johannesburg - 'No factual evidence against Koko' regarding Impulse--No proof to support press reports, says forensic investigator - Antoinette Slabbert
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - WIPP: Airflow adequate to resume mining underground - Adrian C Hedden
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - LANL Scientists, Engineers Receive 2017 Fellows Prizes - Carol A. Clark
  • Los Alamos Monitor - PED flip-flops on science standards - Wren Propp
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - PED Tweaks Proposed Science Education Standards - Carol A. Clark
  • KIFI Idaho Falls - More than 500 kids attend STEM at the Museum - Taja Davis
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - New Mexico Democrats Recommend National Labs To Help Rebuild Puerto Rico
  • Oak Ridge Today - The legacy of Bill Wilcox lives on at K-25 History Center - John Huotari
  • KNDO/KNDO Yakima/Kennewick - 31 Hanford workers exposed to radiation in June PFP incident - Rex Carlin
  • Tri-City Herald - 2.2B gallons of groundwater treated at Hanford plants this year - Annette Cary
  • AP News - CIA head: NKorea months from perfecting nuclear capabilities - Deb Riechmann
  • Bloomberg - Nuclear Fusion Unlikely to Challenge Solar, Wind Power - Anna Hirtenstein
  • Bloomberg - Stalled Korea Reactors Show Risks to Betting on Moon - Kanga Kong and Heesu Lee
  • Bloomberg - Putin Spins a Tale of Russian Humiliation - Leonid Bershidsky
  • Bloomberg - Renewable Energy Threatens the World's Biggest Science Project - Anna Hirtenstein
  • Reuters - North Korea says to continue nuclear tests: RIA - Andrew Osborn
  • Reuters - U.S. House to vote on non-nuclear Iran sanctions next week - Patricia Zengerle
  • Reuters - UPDATE 2-South Africa's rand slumps on reports Ramaphosa may be fired - Alexander Winning, Mfuneko Toyana and Tanisha Heiberg
  • Reuters - French defence minister: scrapping nuclear deal would be gift to Iran hardliners - John Irish
  • Reuters - Rule changes to spur French wind power projects within months: minister - Bate Felix
  • Reuters - Zuma given November 30 deadline ahead of South Africa decision on graft charges - James Macharia
  • Reuters - French businesses seek clarity on Iran nuclear deal - John Irish
  • Reuters - Having nuclear weapons 'matter of life and death' for North Korea: agency - Dmitry Solovyov
  • Reuters - U.S. will not interfere in EU trade with Iran: Tillerson - Doina Chiacu
  • Reuters - Factbox: Kobe Steel's data fabrication leaves manufacturers scrambling - Sam Nussey, Yuka Obayashi, Osamu Tsukimori, Joe White, Hyunjoo Jin
  • Reuters - EU leaders talk up Iran nuclear deal hoping to save it from Trump - Gabriela Baczynska
  • Reuters - Ending Iran nuclear deal would worsen North Korea situation: Kerry - Stephanie Nebehay
  • Reuters - South Koreans' support for nuclear projects deals blow to government energy plan - Jane Chung
  • Reuters - Iran's Guards flex muscle in Middle East despite Trump warning - Babak Dehghanpisheh
  • Forbes blog - South Korean Citizen Panel Supports Nuclear Plant Construction. Rejects Moon Jae-in's Plan To Stop - Rod Adams
  • New York Times - South Korea Will Resume Reactor Work, Defying Nuclear Opponents - Choe Sang-Hun
  • CNNMoney - South Korea does a sudden U-turn on nuclear power - Daniel Shane
  • Yonhap News - State commission recommends resuming construction of nuclear reactors - jschang@yna.co.kr
  • KBS WORLD Radio - State Commission Recommends Resuming Nuclear Reactor Construction
  • Korea Times - A victory for new way of gauging public opinion - Kim Se-jeong
  • Korea Herald - Work on 2 nuclear reactors to resume - Kim Da-sol
  • Bloomberg - South Korea's Moon Will Resume Building Nuclear Reactors - Heesu Lee and Heejin Kim
  • Global Research - When the Nuclear Violator Becomes the Accuser--The necessity to change Western political literature in relation to Iran - Farhad Shahabi
  • Ha'aretz Daily - Opinion: Trump Is Right About the Iran Deal - Nehemia Shtrasler
  • Bayou Lafourche Daily Comet - Residents oppose radioactive cleaning facility in Gibson
  • Utility Dive - SCANA customers are owed $1B over failed Summer nuke project, ratepayer advocate says - Robert Walton
  • ABC Columbia - Gov. McMaster Calls on SCANA to Cease Collections - Rob Dew
  • The State - SCANA should stop charging its customers for failed nuclear project, governor says - Jamie Self
  • The State - Who gets $60 million when nuke project fails? SCANA execs with golden parachutes could - Avery G. Wilks
  • Augusta Chronicle - S.C. Gov. McMasters to SCANA: Stop charging customers for scuttled V.C. Summer Nuclear Station project - Associated Press
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Formal complaint filed with S.C. agency over unlicensed engineering at nuclear plant - Andrew Brown
  • TASS - Austria most ill-disposed towards nuclear energy in European Union – Russia's envoy - IOL.za
  • SA Independent - Another nuclear plant for Cape Town? - Jason Felix
  • Business Day South Africa - New electricity generation: Eskom outlines transmission spending plans - 20 October 2017 - 06:53 Charlotte Mathews
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Formal complaint filed with S.C. agency over unlicensed engineering at nuclear plant - Andrew Brown
  • IAEA - IAEA Completes Nuclear Security Advisory Mission in Lithuania - Vilnius Lithuania
  • St. Louis Public Radio - EPA plans to conduct further testing for radioactive waste at West Lake Landfill - Eli Chen
  • Platts - S Korea to reduce power generation from nuke, coal by boosting LNG, renewables - Charles Lee
  • RT - 'We gave you uranium, you repaid us by bombing Belgrade': Putin slams US over nuclear treaties
  • Farmington Daily Times - San Juan College Chautauqua focuses on nuclear tourism in New Mexico - Mike Easterling
  • The Hankyoreh - Nuclear reactor contract with UAE is far different from KEPCO's rosy picture - Choi Ha-yan
  • FOX2now St. Louis - Ameren making $130M of repairs to Missouri nuclear plant - Associated Press
  • MyBroadband SA - Nuclear energy will power South Africa
  • Mail & Guardian - Zuma set to blast a nuclear path - Lynley Donnelly
  • Business Day South Africa - Letter: Nuclear proven to be safe - Andrew Kenny, Sun Valley
  • Xinhua - S. Africa urges all UN members to sign Nuclear Weapon Ban Treaty
  • Business Day South Africa - Letter: Nuclear needs think-tank - Blignault Gouws, Waterkloof Ridge
  • Times of India - French nuclear plant outages and restarts - Reuters
  • NPR - Iran Nuclear Deal Is Not Renegotiable, Iran's Ambassador To The U.N. Says
  • Gulf Today - UAE's nuclear regulator's progress to be reviewed - WAM
  • Yonhap News - Cheong Wa Dae says it respects outcome of debate on nuclear reactors - bdk@yna.co.kr
  • Korea Times - Cheong Wa Dae 'respects' outcome of debate on nuclear reactors
  • KBS WORLD Radio - S. Korea and U.S. Nuclear Envoys Discuss Cooperation on N. Korea
  • TASS - No alternative to Iran nuclear deal – Rosatom
  • Yonhap News - State commission to unveil fate of two unfinished nuclear reactors - jschang@yna.co.kr
  • Times of India - French nuclear reactors in components documentation review - Reuters
  • Power Technology - AREVA deploys new system to automatically adjust Goesgen NPP's electricity generation
  • Columbia Daily Tribune, MO - Callaway plant performs inspections tied to license extension, routine refueling
  • Texas Tribune - Perry pursuing policy on coal, nuclear power at odds with Texas record - Shannon Najmabadi
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: How different are Vogtle and V.C. Summer projects? - Kristi E. Swartz
  • Brattleboro Reformer, VT - Vermont Yankee suitor to seek cultural consultant - Mike Faher
  • Times of India - German nuclear plant outages and restarts
  • Reuters - Costly power plan no longer threatens Virginia's economy - Harry Childress, president of the Virginia Coal & Energy Alliance
  • Energy Live News - UK 'should fund green heat over nuclear'
  • Powys County Times, Mid Wales - Knighton anti-nuclear protestor "ticked off" by court - Barry Jones
  • All Things Nuclear - Xi's China - Gregory Kulacki, China project manager and senior analyst
  • DOL:OWCP - The Director of the Division of Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation issues a statement regarding the National Day of Remembrance for Nuclear Weapons Program Workers
  • IAEA - Ways to Strengthen and Expand Quality Health Care in Africa: IAEA at the World Health Summit - Anja Nitzsche-Bell, IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation
  • IAEA - Summary of the IAEA Technical Cooperation Conference Available Online
  • IAEA - Training the Trainers for Enhanced Radiation Safety in the Asia Pacific Region - W. Foster, IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation; A. Cristobal, IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security
  • World Nuclear News - Limited construction permit issued for Turkish plant
  • World Nuclear News - Citizens recommend completion of Korean units
  • BBC - Nuclear North Korea is non-negotiable, diplomat says
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - SESC official uneasy over 'qualified' Toshiba report
  • Mainichi Daily News - Mainichi poll: Where Japan's parties stand on the future of scientific research
  • Jiji Press - Toshiba Admits Flaws in Risk Management in U.S. Nuclear Biz
  • Jiji Press - Officials at Kobe Steel Plant Cover Up Data Falsification
  • Energy Department - Notice: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals FR Document: 2017-22799 Citation: 82 FR 48806 PDF Page 48806 (1 page) Permalink
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice: Environmental Impact Statements; Availability FR Document: 2017-22854 Citation: 82 FR 48810 PDF Page 48810 (1 page) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards FR Document: 2017-22737 Citation: 82 FR 48854 PDF Pages 48854-48855 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Workers Compensation Programs Office - Notice: Meetings: Advisory Board on Toxic Substances and Worker Health FR Document: 2017-22818 Citation: 82 FR 48851 PDF Pages 48851-48853 (3 pages) Permalink
  • DOE - DOE Announces New Funding Opportunity to Support Advanced Nuclear Reactor Power Plants
  • NRC - Inspector General's Assessment of the Most Serious Management and Performance Challenges Facing the Nuclear Regulatory Commission in Fiscal Year 2018
  • Govtrack - H.R. 3053: Nuclear Waste Policy Amendments Act of 2017--text of the bill below is as of Oct 19, 2017
  • Rep. Jacky Rosen (D-NV3) - Rosen Calls on House Armed Services Committee to Stop Yucca Mountain Bill from going forward, Highlights Military Concerns at Nellis Air Force Base
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - A dozen reasons for the economic failure of nuclear power - Mark Cooper
  • Japan Times - Campaigns focus on economy and Constitution, but nuclear disaster-hit Fukushima sees other priorities - Daisuke Kikuchi
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Toshiba pins woes on lax governance, risk management
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Japan's aging fleet of reactors spell trouble for energy blueprint - Takashi Tsuji
  • BBC - Elstow anti-nuclear monument moved for housing development
  • Contra Corner - Another Step Toward Fiscal Collapse---The Deep State's Bogus "Iranian Threat" - David Stockman
  • Unz Review - The Vietnam Nightmare---Again - Eric Margolis

    Thursday, October 19, 2017

  • InSerbia News - Uranium from NATO bombs kills Albanians too but they are silent about it - Vecernje Novosti
  • UPI - Nominee for CIA inspector general grilled over retaliation claims, missing reports - James LaPorta
  • Eyewitness News Johannesburg - Parly committee hears of kickbacks, procurement irregularities at Eskom - Rahima Essop
  • Center for Public Integrity - GOP chair of nuclear safety agency secretly urges Trump to abolish it - Patrick Malone
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - LANL: Returning Student Scholarship Applications Now Being Accepted
  • East Idaho News - INL kicks off Nuclear Science Week with Big Event - Mike Price
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - EM Manager Doug Hintze Briefs RCLC Board - Carol A. Clark
  • KOMO Seattle - Hanford nuclear site workers report possible chemical vapors - Associated Press
  • Tri-City Herald - 31 Hanford workers test positive for radioactive contamination - Annette Cary
  • Tri-City Herald - Alaskan picked to lead regional EPA office with Hanford oversight
  • Tri-City Herald - Letter: 'LAW' vitrification good for state, bad for taxpayers - Garry Amidan, West Richland
  • AP News - After Obama, Israel's Netanyahu relishing in Trump love fest - Aron Heller
  • AP News - Iran top leader urges Europe to do more to back nuclear deal - Amir Vahdat
  • Bloomberg - Iran Guards Defy Trump With Vow to Boost Missile Program - Ladane Nasseri
  • Reuters - Russia's Putin accuses U.S. of failing nuclear, chemical weapons treaties obligations - Polina Nikolskaya
  • Reuters - Iran's Guards say missile programme will accelerate despite pressure - Parisa Hafezi
  • Reuters - Toshiba probed by Japan securities watchdog over results filing: source - Takahiko Wada
  • San Clemente Times - Public Concern Mounts on SONGS Nuclear Waste Storage - Eric Heinz
  • InDaily Adelaide - Nuclear fight isn't over, vows Business SA - Tom Richardson
  • The State - Sewage from SCE&G nuclear site runs into creek - Sammy Fretwell
  • Durham Region - Durham Nuclear Awareness wants province to use 'off ramps' to halt Darlington refurbishment - Jennifer O'Meara
  • CNSNews - Beyond the Nobel Prize: The Rise of Nuclear-Powered India - Vijay Jayaraj
  • Chicago Daily Herald - Young engineers create chain reaction at Crone Middle School - Marie Wilson
  • Washington Post - Making sense of Russia, uranium and Hillary Clinton - Callum Borchers
  • New York Times - Cash Flowed to Clinton Foundation Amid Russian Uranium Deal - JO BECKER and MIKE McINTIREAPRIL 23, 2015
  • Breitbart News - Donald Trump Blasts Media for Ignoring Russia Uranium Deal Story - Charlie Spiering
  • Arizona Daily Sun - Rules for uranium ore hauling near Flagstaff - Emery Cowan
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Growing threat: Cyber and nuclear weapons systems - Page Stoutland
  • Sydney Morning Herald - A-bomb survivors rebuke Japan over silence on Nobel for nuclear ban group ICAN - Daniel Hurst
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Sreeram Chaulia: This year's Nobel Peace Prize highlights Asia's nuclear headache
  • ABC15 Arizona - ABC15 gets rare look inside Palo Verde nuclear plant - Max Walker
  • Daily Telegraph - Manga comic tells Japanese what to do in the case of a missile or nuclear attack - Danielle Demetriou
  • FOX2now St. Louis - EPA in St. Louis about radioactive waste at West Lake Landfill
  • Niagara Gazette - RADIOACTIVE WASTE: Claim companies acted with gross recklessness--Property owners file suit over radioactive waste - Dan Telvock
  • The State - SCANA customers still paying for failed nuclear project. Stop charging them, governor says - Jamie Self
  • Nikkei Asian Review - French nuclear giant EDF seeks business in Asia--China and India loom large for the world's largest nuclear power company - Tallulah Lutkin and Togo Shiraishi
  • San Clemente Times - Wavelegths: Nuking it Out: In a Fight against Storing Radioactive Waste, We Are in the Dark - Jim Kempton
  • Power Engineering International - Swiss nuclear plant set for flexible operation after upgrade - Tildy Bayar
  • Asahi Shimbun - Nuke regulator will require new safety water cooling system - Masanobu Higashiyama
  • IAEA - IAEA Mission Sees Safety Commitment at France's Bugey Nuclear Power Plant, Areas for Improvement - Bugey France
  • News24 - Nuclear plan for Thyspunt put on hold
  • OH&S Canada - Canada Extends Comment Period on Nuclear Emergency Recovery Document
  • ESI Africa - Nuclear reaction to cabinet reshuffle – South Africa
  • The Hankyoreh - Unification Minister sees "effectively no chance" NK will give up nuclear weapons - Jung In-hwan
  • Times and Democrat - Press doing key reporting on nuke story
  • The Conversation - Australia's nuclear testing before the 1956 Olympics in Melbourne should be a red flag for Fukushima in 2020
  • Yonhap News - S. Koreans evenly divided over whether to continue or end Shingori nuclear power plant project - jschang@yna.co.kr
  • UPI - South Korea developing missiles to destroy North Korea nuclear facilities - Elizabeth Shim
  • The Asia-Pacific Diplomat - The Sinpo-C-Class: A New North Korean Ballistic Missile Submarine Is Under Construction - Ankit Panda
  • Sputnik News - What's Behind China's Breakthrough in Atomic Energy Production
  • Times of India - Swiss nuclear plant outages and restarts - Reuters
  • TASS - Putin: US failing to honor commitments for plutonium disposal
  • Global Times - Domestic steam generator headed for nuclear power plant
  • Columbia SC Patch - South Carolina Nuclear Reactors: SCE&G Customers Should Get Money Back, Agency Says
  • Los Alamos Monitor - NNSA finishes W80-1 alteration
  • Xinhua News - France's Macron urges IAEA to ensure "strict compliance" of Iran nuclear deal
  • Aiken Standard - Guest editorial: More 'imprudent' evidence against SCANA
  • Platts - US should incentivize the development of small modular reactors: Moniz - Yi-Jeng Huang
  • Brattleboro Reformer - Changes could endanger Vermont Yankee sale - Mike Faher
  • Portsmouth Herald News - Letter: Better safe than sorryV. K. Mathur, Professor Emeritus, University of New Hampshire, Durham
  • The State - Buying the benefit of the doubt: How donations secured SCE&G the means to squander billions. - Cindi Ross Scoppe
  • Fin24 CapeTown - New Energy Minister Mahlobo's first words on his nuclear vision for SA - Matthew le Cordeur
  • SA Independent - Letter: Why you need to appeal new nuclear power plant plans at Koeberg - Koeberg Alert Alliance, Cape Town
  • Moneyweb Johannesburg - Nuclear, gas and the Medium-Term Budget Speech - Ryk van Niekerk
  • BelTA - Belarusian nuclear power plant to heavily influence regional energy picture
  • BelTA - Radiation accident response exercise in Belarus over
  • West Somerset Free Press - Petition against Hinkley dredging
  • Reuters - TABLE-Swiss nuclear plant outages and restarts - Vera Eckert
  • Aiken Standard - Students explore atoms, elements during Nuclear Science Week - Larry Wood
  • WLTX Columbia, SC - Possible Sale of Santee Cooper and the Impact on Electric Cooperatives - Loren Thomas
  • DOE - Secretary of Energy Rick Perry Met With Young Leaders in the Nuclear Community At the Millennial Nuclear Caucus
  • USGS - M 5.8 - 168km E of Naze, Japan
  • IAEA - The UAE's Nuclear Path: Q&A with Ambassador Hamad Alkaabi - Shant Krikorian, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • World Nuclear News - IAEA sees safety commitment at EDF's Bugey plant
  • World Nuclear News - Russia completes hot tests at Rostov 4
  • World Nuclear News - Wide interest in small reactor plan, says CNL
  • Trend News Agency - Iranian businesses start feeling banking benefits of JCPOA - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • Trend News Agency - Iran's IRGC vows to speed up missile program amid fresh sanctions - Khalid Kazimov
  • NHK World - New requirement added to boiling-water reactors
  • Asahi Shimbun - EDITORIAL: How politicians handle Henoko dispute must be nationwide issue
  • Bellona - Banned Norwegian Editor to get his day in Russian court - Charles Digges
  • Press TV - US push to sell Trump's policy on Iran walloped at UN
  • Press TV - Iran Leader's remarks, warning to US allies to defend JCPOA
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Guidance: Alternative Disposal Requests; Revision FR Document: 2017-22694 Citation: 82 FR 48727 PDF Pages 48727-48728 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Quality Assurance Program Criteria (Design and Construction) FR Document: 2017-22670 Citation: 82 FR 48728 PDF Pages 48728-48729 (2 pages) Permalink
  • DearColleague.us - Oppose Yucca Mountain, Oppose H.R. 3053 - Ruben J. Kihuen, Jacky Rosen, Dina Titus
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Lawmaker makes a last-minute plea to derail Yucca Mountain bill - Gary Martin
  • Coast News, Encinitas CA - City receives San Onofre update - Steve Puterski

    Wednesday, October 18, 2017

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Shimkus explains Yucca Mountain revival bill to business leaders - Ben Botkin
  • Nevada Independent - Illinois congressman visits Reno, makes case for why controversial Yucca Mountain project should proceed - ByJackie ValleyJackie Valley
  • Las Vegas Sun - Energy, climate expert says there's reason for optimism – despite Trump - Ric Anderson interviews Samantha Gross
  • Balkan Insight - Serbian Govt Promises to Fund NATO Bombing Probe - Maja Zivanovic Serbia is a country on southeast Europe
  • Electronic Frontier Foundation - Whistleblower Protections in USA Liberty Act Not Enough - David Ruiz
  • Reuters - CIA says mistakenly 'shredded' Senate torture report then did not - Patricia Zengerle
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - WIPP will get more space - Susan Montoya Bryan
  • World Nuclear News - Mining operations to resume at WIPP
  • World Nuclear News - IAEA team notes improvements in Romanian regulation
  • World Nuclear News - Energoatom's development requires new law: report
  • Aiken Standard - SRNL program develops robots for SRS, public use - Stacie Landrum
  • Aiken Standard - Securities officials probing S. Carolina nuke plant fiasco - Meg Kinnard
  • Aiken Standard - Environmental report shows SRS contamination follows trend - Thomas Gardiner
  • Bloomberg - Iran Says It Won't Quit Nuclear Deal First, Calls on Europe to Act - Ladane Nasseri
  • Bloomberg - Haley Urges UN to Challenge Iranian Actions After Trump Decision - Kambiz Foroohar
  • Reuters - Khamenei says Iran will 'shred' nuclear deal if U.S. quits it - Parisa Hafezi
  • Reuters - U.S. regulator hints at changes to plan boosting coal, nuclear plants - Timothy Gardner
  • Bradenton Herald - State rejects FPL bid to charge users $49 million for nuke plant it may never build - Mary Ellen Klas
  • South Florida Sun-Sentinel - Public Service Commission denies FPL bid to recover nuclear project costs - Marcia Heroux Pounds
  • Orlando Political Observer - Gillum Comments on Public Service Commission Decisions - Kathrine Conroy
  • Palm Beach Post - PSC regulators say no to FPL nuclear fees without financial analysis - Susan Salisbury
  • Florida Politics - Regulators deal with FPL nuclear license, costs
  • The State - SCE&G customers should get up to $1 billion back – and fast, agency says - Sammy Fretwell
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Editorial: More 'imprudent' evidence
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Stock market regulators SEC subpoena SCANA over failed nuclear project - John McDermott and Thad Moore
  • Charlotte Business Journal - SEC opens investigation of SCANA's handling of $18B V.C. Summer nuclear project - John Downey
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Agency wants review of how SCE&G will spend settlement funds from failed nuclear project - John McDermott
  • Free Times, Columbia SC - City Watch: Like SCANA Getting Its Ass Kicked? Thank McMaster
  • Greenville Journal, SC - We should finish the VC Summer reactors and repeal the Base Load Act - William Timmons represents District 6 in the South Carolina State Senate and is an entrepreneur and attorney in Greenville
  • Bloomberg - Scana Gets SEC Subpoena Related to Canceled Nuclear Project - Christine Buurma and Jim Polson
  • PR Newswire - SCANA Corporation to Cooperate with Securities and Exchange Commission Investigation Relating to Nuclear Project - SCANA Corporation
  • Nikkei Asian Review - US to extend nuclear cooperation deal with Japan: official
  • Johannesburg Citizen - We will not be 'reckless' on nuclear energy – Mahlobo - Thapelo Lekabe
  • Xinhua News - Domestic steam generator headed for nuclear power plant
  • Johannesburg Citizen - SA cannot afford more nuclear power, says former Eskom CEO
  • Huffington Post South Africa blog - Brian Dames: SA Has No Need For More Nuclear Power - Richard Davies
  • Huffington Post South Africa blog - 5 Things Tuesday's Cabinet Reshuffle Says About Zuma - Amil Umraw
  • Eyewitness News Johannesburg - Former Eskom CEO: I can't recall which Gupta brother I met - Rahima Essop
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Brian Dames: Gigaba adviser lured me to meet Guptas
  • Eyewitness News Johannesburg - 'Eskom had good governance before 2011 board overhaul' - Rahima Essop
  • Bellona - Russian officials admit that sanctions are throwing nuclear icebreaker plans behind - Charles Digges
  • Charlotte Observer - Catawba nuclear plant on Lake Wylie to get extra federal oversight - Bruce Henderson
  • Huffington Post South Africa blog - Nuclear Is On The Table and Russia Ain't Half-Bad, Says Energy Czar Mahlobo - Garreth Van Niekerk
  • InDaily Adelaide - No more cash for nuclear vision as parties conspire against waste dump - Tom Richardson
  • Japan Times - Japan's nuclear watchdog to require new cooling system for boiling water reactors
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - 2017 Lower House Election / Parties debate whether, when to bring N-plants back online
  • Asahi Shimbun - Kansai Electric likely to scrap aged Oi reactors due to huge costs
  • BBC - Fukushima disaster: The robots going where no human can
  • Kyodo News - Japan to require new cooling system for boiling water reactors
  • Port Elizabeth HeraldLive - Pro-nuclear activists vow to challenge site decision
  • National Indigenous Times Australia - Nuclear memories inspire winning doco
  • Kallanish Energy - France's ASN stresses safety risks at nuclear reactors globally
  • Eyewitness News Johannesburg - [LISTEN] Will new Energy Minister push nuclear deal through? - Breakfast with Xolani Gwala
  • SA Independent - OpEd: Eskom's nuclear plans remain a WWF worryAndrea Weiss, WWF SA
  • Tri-City Herald - It's only a test. Expect sirens to sound for Richland nuclear power plant - Annette Cary
  • Cleveland Plain Dealer - FirstEnergy nuclear charges still before lawmakers, opponents fight earlier increases at Supreme Court - John Funk
  • Cape Business News - Stand up to nuclear policy
  • Palestine Herald Press, TX - Power producers in high-energy debate on subsidies - John Austin
  • Environmental Defense Fund blog - Rick Perry's coal bailout is an attack on competitive energy markets, with customers footing the bill - Michael Panfil
  • Yonhap News - Regional powers discuss N. Korean nuclear issue in Seoul meeting - sooyeon@yna.co.kr
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Cabinet reshuffle: Nuclear will place economy in dire danger - economist - Carin Smith
  • Lebanon Daily Star - Lebanon moves toward being free of radioactive material - Federica Marsi
  • Times of India - French nuclear plant outages and restarts - Reuters
  • Kincardine News - Bruce Power comments on federal response to the Standing Committee on Natural Resources' report
  • The Hankyoreh - Former US Ambassador Gallucchi offers advice on negotiating with North Korea - Noh Ji-won
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea, U.S., Japan agree to seek all possible diplomatic options on N.K. - kokobj@yna.co.kr
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - Letter: Mothers for Peace sponsors series of talks on nuclear wasteMolly Johnson, Spokesperson, San Luis Obispo Mothers for Peace
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Small, modular nuclear reactors needed - Joe Purkey, Knoxville
  • Arka News Agency - Minister: Armenian Nuclear Power Plant closure is economic, not political issue
  • BelTA - Radiation accident response exercise begins in Belarus
  • BelTA - Polish observer impressed by radiation accident response exercise in Belarus
  • DOE - The U.S. Department of Energy Issues Small Business Research and Development Funding Opportunity Announcement
  • NRC - NRC Names New Senior Resident Inspector at Fermi Nuclear Plant
  • NRC - NRC Finalizes White Finding; Increases Oversight at Catawba Nuclear Plant
  • IAEA - Integrated Farming Finds Success in India with Help of Nuclear Science - Matt Fisher, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication; Mohammad Zaman, IAEA Department of Nuclear Sciences and Applications
  • IAEA - IAEA-ILO Holds First Asia Pacific Joint Regional Workshop on Worker's Radiation Protection - Lenka Dojcanova, IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security
  • IAEA - Indonesia Selects Nuclear-bred Soybean Variety for Mass Production - Miklos Gaspar, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • BBC - Iran nuclear deal: Khamenei denounces Trump's 'rants and whoppers'
  • Trend News Agency - Khamenei urges EU to stand against US on nuclear deal issue - Fatih Karimov
  • NHK World - New requirement added to boiling-water reactors
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Nuclear: 'Mahlobo may be the bulldozer Zuma needs' - Mike Cohen and Paul Burkhardt, Bloomberg
  • Yonhap News - Regional powers discuss N. Korean nuclear issue in Seoul meeting - Sooyeon@Yna.Co.Kr, Kokobj@Yna.Co.Kr
  • Press TV - Rouhani: Washington's traditional allies siding with Tehran over JCPOA

    Tuesday, October 17, 2017

  • Las Vegas Sun - Longtime Yucca Mountain booster in Congress makes his pitch in Nevada - Yvonne Gonzalez
  • KNPR Las Vegas - Illinois Lawmaker To Speak To Northern Nevada Business Owners About Yucca Mtn.
  • Reuters - Kobe Steel plants faked quality data for decades: Nikkei
  • Cola Daily, Columbia, SC - Mary Ann Dorn
  • Business Insider - '60 Minutes' just laid out the ugliest truth about the opioid crisis - Linette Lopez
  • KRQE News 13 Albuquerque - Salt mining to resume at WIPP
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Coalition Of LANL Communities Board Hears From University Of Texas - Carol A. Clark
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - INL holds Reddit AMA - Kevin Trevellyan
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: National lab is cheerleader and umpire for reactors' future - Peter Behr
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Summit supercomputer, nation's next step to exascale, loping forward at ORNL - Brittany Crocker
  • Los Alamos Monitor - Science standards meeting fills state hearing room - Wren Propp
  • Equal Times - What to do with nuclear waste? The question dividing France - Julia Beurq
  • Tri-City Herald - Kennewick builder wins $11.3M Hanford contract - Annette Cary
  • AP News - Trump says 'total termination' of Iran deal possible - Matthew Lee
  • AP News - EU slaps new sanctions on North Korea
  • Bloomberg - Scana Gets SEC Subpoena Related to Canceled Nuclear Project - Christine Buurma and Jim Polson
  • Bloomberg - Zuma Targets Nuclear Revival, Communist Critic in Cabinet Change - Michael Cohen and Paul Burkhardt
  • Bloomberg - Trump's Iran Policy Is a Headache for EU Business - Ladane Nasseri
  • Bloomberg - EPA Says Higher Radiation Levels Pose 'No Harmful Health Effect' - Ari Natter
  • Bloomberg - North Korea Warns That Nuclear War Could 'Break Out Any Moment' - Shinhye Kang
  • Reuters - South African reshuffle irks ANC allies, Zuma confidant to oversee nuclear deal - Alexander Winning
  • Forbes blog - The Iran Nuclear Deal Without The United States - James Conca
  • Mehr News - US violator of JCPOA spirit, letter: Iran's UN envoy - The Hill blog
  • The Hill - Feds subpoena developer behind canceled SC nuclear plant - Devin Henry
  • The State - SEC seeks documents from SCANA in wake of nuclear fiasco - Sammy Fretwell
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Stock market regulators subpoena SCANA over failed nuclear project - John McDermott
  • WIS-TV Columbia, SC - SEC issues subpoenas against SCANA over failed nuke project - Jeremy Turnage
  • PR Newswire - SCANA Corporation to Cooperate with Securities and Exchange Commission Investigation Relating to Nuclear Project - SCANA Corporation
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Rand drops on Zuma's surprise 'pro-nuclear' Cabinet reshuffle
  • News24 - Why Zuma reshuffled his Cabinet - AGAIN - Adriaan Basson
  • Times LIVE-Johannesburg - Cabinet reshuffle about Zuma chasing nuclear deal: Malema - Penwell Dlamini
  • News24 - Reshuffle more for energy deal than good governance – Maimane - Kaveel Singh
  • Eyewitness News Johannesburg - SACP: Reshuffle a declaration of war - Katleho Sekhotho
  • OilPrice - Canada Aims To Solve U.S. Nuclear Woes - Tsvetana Paraskova
  • Japan Times - Japanese A-bomb survivor and activists press nations to ratify nuclear ban pact
  • Japan Times - Kansai Electric may scrap two aging nuclear reactors at Oi plant
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Oi nuclear reactors set to be decommissioned
  • Japan Today - Kansai Electric to scrap 2 old nuclear reactors at Oi plant
  • Arizona State University - ASU military expert on the future of nuclear weapons - Jeffrey Kubiak
  • The Badger Herald, UW-Madison - UW student groups screens films discussing benefits of nuclear power - Carly Wahlen
  • Global Research - Get Ready for a New Chernobyl in Ukraine - Oriental Review
  • All Things Nuclear - Why NRC Nuclear Safety Inspections are Necessary: Columbia Generating Station - Dave Lochbaum, director, Nuclear Safety Project
  • Business Day South Africa - Letter: Stand up to nuclear policy - Mike KanteyNational chairman, Coalition Against Nuclear Energy
  • Port Elizabeth HeraldLive - Jubilation as nuclear vetoed for Thyspunt - Guy Rogers
  • Kyodo News - OPINION: Banning nuclear weapons: the moment of truth has arrived - Tilman Ruff
  • RT - 29 French nuclear reactors vulnerable to natural disaster – safety watchdog
  • IAEA - IAEA Helps Strengthen Member States' Capacity to Manage Nuclear Information - Sabina Ticevic, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy; Rebecca Kunz, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • Business Day South Africa - Important questions of safety the pro-nuclear lobby dare not ignore - Neil Overy
  • Fin24 CapeTown - David Mahlobo, the nuclear deal's new best friend? - Oct 17 2017 13:02 Yolandi Groenewald
  • The Hankyoreh - [Interview] Nuclear expert: North Korea likely to have miniaturized H-bomb within Moon's term - Senior Research Fellow Kang Jung-min
  • Korea Herald - Final decision nears on fate of Shin Kori No. 5, 6 - Kim Da-sol
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Japan's Kansai Electric to shut down 2 major nuclear reactors
  • The State - Kapow! SCE&G punches back at Santee Cooper criticisms - Cindi Ross Scoppe
  • IAEA - IAEA Mission Says Romania Strengthened Regulatory Safety Framework, Sees Areas for Enhancement - Bucharest Romania
  • BBC News - Sellafield firefighters strike in dispute over pay
  • Platts - Morris, Illinois: Exelon's Dresden-3 nuclear unit returns to normal US NRC oversight - Steven Dolley
  • Perth Now - Nuclear power could be the solution for Australia's energry crisis - Dean Jaensch
  • EU Reporter - Construction of #Belarus nuclear power plant: Security and public acceptance 'top priority' - Colin Stevens
  • Power Engineering International - Nuclear industry vents ongoing concerns on Brexit Euratom decision - Diarmaid Williams
  • World Nuclear News - WANO members 'consider challenges of the future'
  • World Nuclear News - Impact of Hanhikivi 1 licensing delay remains unclear
  • World Nuclear News - Norway: Lightbridge fuel moves towards irradiation testing
  • World Nuclear News - NEI calls for reform to design certification process
  • PanARMENIAN.Net - Armenia to build new nuke plant if it proves efficient pricewise: minister
  • Arka News Agency - EU doesn't insist on immediate closure of Armenian Nuclear Power Plant - expert
  • Mainichi Daily News - Editorial: Japan's weakened UN draft resolution on nukes erodes trust
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR WASTE: Yucca bill expects to win battle, but war long from done - Sam Mintz and Geof Koss
  • Eyre Peninsula Tribune, Cleve, South Australia - Nuclear money could go to pool - Kathrine Catanzariti
  • Times of India - German nuclear plant outages and restarts - Reuters
  • China News Service - China sees nuclear advance
  • Business Recorder - French nuclear power regulator says monitoring reactor pipes repair work - Shoaib Ur Rehman
  • Joongang Daily - Q&A: KHNP head says tech is the key to safety - Lee Kwan-sup, president and CEO of Korea Hydro and Nuclear Power
  • Wall Street Journal - The Future of the Iran Nuclear Deal - Joseph Sternberg and Hugo Restall
  • Sputnik News - Macron Seeks to Lead EU-Tehran Diplomacy as US Derailing Iran Nuclear Deal
  • Palm Beach Post - PSC regulators say no to FPL nuclear fees without financial analysis - Susan Salisbury
  • SA Independent - David Mahlobo will push for nuclear deal - Analyst
  • POWERmag blog - What Can Save the Staggering U.S. Nuclear Industry? - Kennedy Maize
  • Utility Dive - New Ohio bill reintroduces nuclear subsidy program as DOE pushes cost recovery NOPR - Peter Maloney
  • Fin24 CapeTown - As it happened: Unpacking state capture at Eskom - Matthew le Cordeur
  • Utility Dive - Powelson rejects Polar Vortex arguments underpinning DOE cost recovery plan - Gavin Bade
  • Kyodo News - Japan A-bomb survivor, activists press nations to ratify nuke ban pact
  • Peterborough Examiner, Ontario - Public session on Port Hope cleanup planned for Thursday - Valerie MacDonald,
  • Greater Wilmington Business Journal - Commission Names New Resident Inspector At Brunswick Nuclear Plant - Christina Haley O'Neal
  • Electrek - New wind turbine efficiency so great utilities 'repowering' farms early - John Fitzgerald Weaver
  • BelTA - Russia to take part in radiation accident response exercise in Belarus
  • BelTA - About 20 international observers to watch radiation accident response exercise in Belarus
  • Cape Cod Broadcasting - Forum to Address Decommission of Pilgrim Plant
  • London Times - Professor John Lakey
  • Palm Beach Post - State regulators to consider FPL spending on new Turkey Point nukes - Susan Salisbury
  • Public Citizen - Kudos to the House For Uniting Behind Passage of Federal Whistleblower Protections
  • DOE - Department of Energy Announces Up to $26 Million in Funding Opportunity for Transformational Carbon Capture Technologies
  • DOE - Celebrating Innovation and Opportunity in Nuclear Science with Nuclear Science Week
  • NAS - Project Update: Sources of Lead Contamination at or near Superfund Sites
  • NRC - NRC Scores High Marks in Federal Government Survey
  • IAEA - XVIII Meeting of the Board of ARCAL Representatives - P. Mercado Gómez, IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation
  • Trend News Agency - Iranian FM urges US to comply with nuclear deal - Khalid Kazimov
  • Trend News Agency - Waiting for the next act of Iranian drama - Azer Ahmadbayli
  • Trend News Agency - US-Iran tension to weigh on European companies' decision making
  • NHK World - Hibakusha urges global nuclear ban at UN
  • Japan Times - The Kobe Steel fiasco tells a much bigger story
  • Fin24 CapeTown - NECSA welcomes environmental permission for new nuclear site
  • Press TV - Renegotiating JCPOA impossible: Iran VP
  • Press TV - Missile production will not stop under any conditions: IRGC commander
  • Press TV - Warmongers worried by Iran's abidance by JCPOA: Zarif
  • Press TV - Iran accepts no conditions imposed on nuclear agreement: Velayati
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice: Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: FR Document: 2017-22165 Citation: 82 FR 48227 PDF Page 48227 (1 page) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Material Control and Accounting of Special Nuclear Material FR Document: 2017-22486 Citation: 82 FR 48281 PDF Pages 48281-48282 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Nondiscrimination in Federally Assisted Commission Programs FR Document: 2017-22448 Citation: 82 FR 48282 PDF Pages 48282-48283 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Exemptions: Entergy Nuclear Operations, Inc.; Palisades Nuclear Plant FR Document: 2017-22372 Citation: 82 FR 48278 PDF Pages 48278-48280 (3 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Low-Level Radioactive Waste Disposal FR Document: 2017-22459 Citation: 82 FR 48283 PDF Pages 48283-48285 (3 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2017-22555 Citation: 82 FR 48280 PDF Pages 48280-48281 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Xinhua News - China Focus: Domestic steam generator headed for nuclear power plant
  • House Armed Services Committee Republicans - LOSING TIME: Nuclear Labs Crumbling
  • Korea Times - SNU, Harvard, MIT scholars take issue with Moon's anti-nuclear policy - Jhoo Dong-chan
  • Chicago Tribune - Letter: The Age of Decommissioning Begins - David A. Kraft, director, Nuclear Energy Information Service (NEIS), Chicago
  • Brussels Times - Directors for Belgium's public nuclear waste entity paid up to €24,500 for one meeting in four years - Lars Andersen
  • UPI - Drug czar nominee Marino withdraws from consideration, Trump says - Ed Adamczyk
  • Aiken Standard - Environmental report shows SRS contamination follows trend - Thomas Gardiner
  • Newsweek - TRUMP IS ONLY PERSON IN THE WHITE HOUSE WHO WANTS IRAN DEAL SCRAPPED - Graham Lanktree
  • DOE:EM - EM Update | Vol. 9, Issue 20 | Oct. 17, 2017

    Monday, October 16, 2017

  • Tri-City Herald - What was life like at Hanford for blacks during WWII? WSU Tri-Cities project will research - Annette Cary
  • AP News - EU backs Iran deal, urges US Congress to protect it - Lorne Cook
  • Bloomberg - Trump's EPA to Curb Legal Settlements With Environmentalists - Jennifer A Dlouhy
  • Bloomberg - Editorial: The Next Steps on Iran's Nukes
  • Bloomberg - Hillary Clinton Brands Julian Assange a 'Tool of Russian Intelligence' - ROD McGUIRK
  • Bloomberg - EU Pins Hopes on U.S. Congress to Uphold Iran Nuclear Deal - Jonathan Stearns
  • Reuters - Iran's Larijani says Tehran has a plan if U.S. withdraws from nuclear pact: Ifax - Denis Pinchuk
  • Reuters - EU defends Iran deal despite Trump, appeals to U.S. Congress - Robin Emmott, Gabriela Baczynska
  • Reuters - Germany's Gabriel warns of military escalation over Iran deal - Peter Maushagen
  • Reuters - Russia condemns North Korea nuclear tests: agencies - Gabrielle Tetrault-Farber
  • Reuters - EU defends Iran deal despite Trump, appeals to U.S. Congress - Robin Emmott, Gabriela Baczynska
  • Reuters - U.S. officials try to ease concerns Trump may quit Iran deal - Richard Cowan, David Morgan
  • Times LIVE-Johannesburg - Disciplinary proceedings against suspended Eskom CEO delayed again - Kyle Cowan
  • Huffington Post South Africa blog - Eskom and Trillian: Did McKinsey Engage In Corrupt Practices? - Ferial Haffajee
  • National Geographic Australia - This Is What Nuclear Weapons Leave in Their Wake - Alexandra Genova
  • Global Research - The Dangers of Nuclear Radiation: We Need to Expand the Nuclear Weapon Ban Treaty (NWBT) to A Comprehensive Nuclear Ban Treaty (NBT) - Eiichiro Ochiai
  • INFORUM, Fargo, ND - Letter: Israel's nuclear weapons too often ignored - Mark Bratlie, Fargo
  • UPI - NATO conducts annual nuclear defense drill in Western Europe - Ed Adamczyk
  • Japan Today - Nuclear power issue unlikely to be decisive factor in election
  • Platts - French nuclear output trails October 2016 amid outages, delays - Andreas Franke
  • State Journal, Clarksburg, WV - Coal, nuclear power are vital to grid reliability and national security, McKinley says - Jim Ross
  • Casper Star-Tribune - Would a coal subsidy help Wyoming? Probably, but studies show the grid doesn't need it. - Heather Richards
  • Business Day South Africa - NGOs get advice on resisting nuclear plant in Cape - Khulekani Magubane
  • ESI Africa - Eskom announces nuclear power plant site
  • Cape Business News - South Africa grants environmental permit for new 4,000 MW nuclear plant
  • Cape Town Bizcommunity - Greenpeace condemns plans for new nuclear power plant
  • Sky News - Nuclear industry acts on 'no deal' Brexit as MPs plot Euratom rebellion - Faisal Islam
  • Energy Live News - Majority of Brits 'want to stay part of Euratom' - Priyanka Shrestha
  • Sun Daily Malaysia - New radioactive waste storage facility needed
  • Daily Star London - France: Nuclear power plant evacuated over bomb alert - Christine Younan
  • The Hindu - Nuclear power: final declaration of project displaced families soon
  • MiBiz, Grand Rapids, MI - Life after Palisades: Despite extension to keep nuclear plant open until 2022, SW Mich. braces for economic impact - Andy Balaskovitz
  • Times of India - French nuclear plant outages and restarts - Reuters
  • Bangladesh Daily Star - Why do we need nuclear power? - Sharier Khan
  • Energy Bangla - Belarus Open To Cooperation With Bangladesh In Nuclear Power
  • EU Reporter blog - Nuclear energy in the Republic of Belarus - Colin Stevens
  • Tehran Times - Larijani calls Trump's nuclear argument 'childish'
  • Tehran Times - British FM urges full implementation of nuclear deal
  • Aiken Standard - Environmental report shows SRS contamination follows trend - Thomas Gardiner
  • Sputnik News - US Position on Iran Nuclear Deal Aggravates Existing Global Problems - Lavrov
  • Times of India - Nordic nuclear power plant outages
  • Reuters - French regulator issues level 2 alert over 29 EDF reactors - Sudip Kar-Gupta
  • Reuters, France - L'ASN: Risque sur des tuyauteries de 20 réacteurs nucléaires EDF - Dominique Rodriguez
  • Reuters - EDF says production not impacted by ASN's "Level 2" warning - Sudip Kar-Gupta
  • ConstructionNews UK - Hinkley tunnels hit by concrete issue - Jack Simpson
  • Construction Enquirer UK - Concrete problems hit Hinkley Point tunnels - Grant Prior
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Where there's smoke, there's science - Manvendra Dubey
  • Times & Star - Sellafield firefighters to strike tomorrow over pay dispute
  • DOE:IG - Evaluation Report: DOE-OIG-18-01; The Department of Energy's Unclassified Cybersecurity Program – 2017
  • WCBD News 2, Charleston, SC - New leader takes over at Santee Cooper as CEO officially retires
  • Free Times, Columbia SC - Activists Raised Alarms about Nuclear Project from the Start - David Travis Bland
  • World Nuclear News - WANO, IYNC agree to enhance cooperation
  • World Nuclear News - EU committed to Iran nuclear deal
  • Trend News Agency - Trump's decision to decertify Tehran would make Iran-EU ties closer - Farhad Daneshvar
  • Trend News Agency - World resolved to continue investing in Iran despite Trump - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • Bellona - Norilsk Nickel, polluting giant, declares new age of eco-transparency - Anna Kireeva
  • Press TV - US to stay in Iran nuclear deal: UN ambassador
  • Press TV - Syria condemns US president for refusal to certify Iran's nuclear deal
  • Press TV - Trump made US look 'foolish' over Iran: Clinton
  • Press TV - Neither Iranians, nor Europeans want to renegotiate nuclear deal
  • Press TV - Total termination of Iran nuclear deal 'a real possibility': Trump
  • Press TV - US, only country supporting end to Iran nuclear deal: Analyst
  • Press TV - EU supports Iran nuclear deal, vows full commitment
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Guidance: Instructions for Recording and Reporting Occupational Radiation Dose Data FR Document: 2017-22289 Citation: 82 FR 48125 PDF Pages 48125-48126 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Performance Review Boards for Senior Executive Service FR Document: 2017-22273 Citation: 82 FR 48126 PDF Pages 48126-48127 (2 pages) Permalink

    Sunday, October 15, 2017

  • Nevada Independent - Indy Q&A: Harry Reid on why coal industry is doomed, Yucca Mountain still dead and his pick in Nevada's gubernatorial primary - Riley Snyder
  • Wisconsin State Journal - Whistleblower protections under threat in Wisconsin - Gretchen Christensen and Madeline Sweitzer
  • Wisconsin State Journal - Wisconsin's attack on waste and fraud leaves some whistleblowers, vulnerable residents behind - Gretchen Christensen and Madeline Sweitzer
  • Tri-City Herald - Sage Tec denies Hanford subcontracting lawsuit allegations - Annette Cary
  • AP News - AP Analysis: Iran angered by Trump, but needs nuclear deal - Jon Gambrell
  • AP News - Trump's speech sparks a new war of words between US, Iran - NASSER KARIMI and JON GAMBRELL
  • Bloomberg - Brexit Is a Game Changer for the British Nuclear Industry - Jonathan Stearns and Nikos Chrysoloras
  • Bloomberg - Zarif Says Leaving Nuclear Deal Option for Iran If U.S. Acts - Golnar Motevalli
  • Reuters - Haley says U.S. to stay in Iran nuclear deal 'right now' - Richard Cowan and David Morgan
  • Arizona Daily Sun - New uranium mines: no simple answers - Emery Cowan
  • The Guardian - Hinkley nuclear site radioactive mud to be dumped near Cardiff - Jamie Doward
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Members of SCANA board lack nuclear expertise yet oversaw failed S.C. project while earning a combined $11M - John McDermott
  • RT - Kobe Steel scandal could rattle nuclear industry
  • Japan Times - Kobe Steel's continuing scandals raise major compliance issues
  • The Australian - Nuclear power station among companies duped by Kobe Steel
  • London Times - Hinkley nuclear plant hit by concrete flaws found by owner EDF - John Collingridge
  • Japan Today - State expands scope of subsidy recipients for nuclear plants
  • GlobalNews.ca - Explosion at Cameco's Key Lake mill left no one injured: nuclear commission
  • Times and Democrat, Orangeburg SC - Orangeburg businessman named in SCANA lawsuit - Gene Zaleski
  • TASS - Iran unlikely to withdraw from nuclear deal - Israeli Knesset's deputy speaker
  • Augusta Chronicle - Scuttlebiz: The biggest company you never heard of is building Plant Vogtle - Damon Cline
  • Savannah Morning News - Conservative group taking Georgia Power to task on Vogtle costs overrun - Tom Corwin, The Augusta Chronicle
  • Korea Times - Critical week for Korea's nuclear energy - Jung Min-ho
  • Yonhap News - Panel wraps up survey on reactor construction after heated debates
  • TASS - Trump's words about Iran nuclear deal reveal disrespect to UN - Iranian parliament speaker
  • Glenwood Springs Post Independent - Guest opinion: Repeal of Clean Power Plan helps Colorado - Stan Dempsey
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - OpEd: We need to hold PRC accountable - Lyla June Johnston
  • FITSNews.com, SC - #NukeGate: This Is Why Government Shouldn't Run Utilities
  • USGS - M 5.0 - 37km S of Makurazaki, Japan
  • USGS - M 4.4 - 48km SSW of Shizunai, Japan
  • NHK World - Radiation levels unchanged after Okinawa accident
  • Jiji Press - (Update) Kobe Steel Confirms Misconduct on 9 More Products
  • TEPCO - Situation of storing and treatment of accumulated water including highly concentrated radioactive materials at Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station
  • JAIF - JAEC Explains Japan's Utilization of Plutonium to the Country and the World
  • JAIF - Kashiwazaki Kariwa 6&7 Become First BWRs to Clear Safety Examinations as NRA Finalizes Examination Reviews
  • JAIF - JAIF "Delivers" Lectures to Students Concerning Solutions to HLW Disposal Issues
  • CNIC - Nuclear Regulation Authority must withdraw its endorsement of Kashiwazaki-Kariwa Nuclear Power Plant's compliance to safety standards
  • CNIC - Nuke Info Tokyo No. 180 (September/October 2017)
  • CNIC - Report: Japanese Delegation visits US to discuss plutonium stockpile and US-Japan 123 Agreement
  • CNIC - Japan's Separated Plutonium Inventory (as of end of 2016)
  • CNIC - Government releases a geoscientific characteristics map showing areas "suitable" for disposal of high-level nuclear waste
  • CNIC - Fukushima Now Part 1: The challenge of obtaining accurate air dose rate data in Fukushima
  • CNIC - Fukushima Now Part 2: Current State of Post-Accident Operations at Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station (January to June 2017)
  • CNIC - News Watch
  • CNIC - Group Introduction: A SEED JAPAN
  • CNIC - Disturbing Plutonium Exposure Accident
  • Japan Times - Fukushima takes camping to a whole new level of luxury with 'glamping'
  • Fin24 - Thyspunt activists celebrate as Eskom abandons nuclear site - Oct 15 2017 06:00 Max Matavire
  • Fin24 - Mini budget 2017: Three elephants in the room - Oct 15 2017 06:00 Lesetja Malope
  • Press TV - Trump is in no position to verify Iran's compliance with nuclear deal: Zarif
  • Press TV - Iran to respond to any hostile bid against its interests: Velayati
  • Press TV - Iran Interests Section office attacked in Washington
  • Press TV - Susan Rice fires back at AIPAC over Iran deal
  • Press TV - How Iranians responded to Trump's Friday speech
  • Press TV - Iranians call Trump's anti-Iran remarks "ridiculous"
  • Press TV - Trump's refusal to certify Iran deal designed to please Israel lobby: Writer
  • Japan Times - Balance of power: Shift toward renewable energy appears to be picking up steam
  • Turkey Telegraph - Security concerns in nuclear power plants
  • Public Now - Testing At Solid Radioactive Waste Treatment and Storage Facility At Ignalina NPP (Lithuania)

    Saturday, October 14, 2017

  • Las Vegas Sun - Moniz: U.S. needs 'consent-based process' for nuclear waste storage - Ric Anderson
  • KTVN Reno - GOP Opponents Heller, Tarkanian Discuss Issues - Paul Nelson
  • NRDC.org - DOE Needs to Keep Its Priorities Straight - Elizabeth Noll
  • Guam Daily Post - Group: Bill would help radiation survivors - Louella Losinio
  • UPI - Whistleblower protection bill sent to President as complaints of retaliation grow - James LaPorta
  • Climate Science Watch - As Whistleblower Joel Clement Calls on Interior Secretary Zinke to Resign, Even Stronger Steps for Government Accountability are Needed - Anne Polansky, CSPW Sr. Climate Policy Analyst
  • Palm Beach Post - Editorial: More independence needed for state's utilities watchdog
  • KUOW Seattle - Hanford's Contaminated Tunnel Nearly Half Full Of Grout - Anna King
  • AP News - Iran's president: Nuclear deal 'stronger' than Trump thinks - Nasser Karimi
  • AP News - Israeli PM 'embraces' Trump's call on Iran nuclear deal
  • AP News - AP FACT CHECK: Trump's statements on Iran - Calvin Woodward and Matthew Lee
  • AP News - AP Explains: What is Iran's Revolutionary Guard? - Jon Gambrell
  • AP News - Kobe Steel announces more cases of faked inspections data - Elaine Kurtenbach And Mari Yamaguchi
  • AP News - 4th small quake detected since North Korea's nuclear test - Hyung-Jin Kim
  • AP News - GOP demanded say on Iran deal, changing it won't be easy - Richard Lardner
  • Bloomberg - The Risk of Failure Is Enormous for Donald Trump's Iran Strategy - Nick Wadhams and Margaret Talev
  • Bloomberg - Trump Aims at Iran, Hits the U.S. - Amir Handjani
  • Bloomberg - Four Flashpoints That Define the Trump-Iran Dispute - Ladane Nasseri
  • Reuters - Factbox: Some Trump assertions on Iran questioned by experts - Jonathan Landay, Arshad Mohammed
  • Reuters - Russia questions future of Syria chemical weapons inquiry - Michelle Nichols
  • Reuters - Trump strikes blow at Iran nuclear deal in major U.S. policy shift - Steve Holland, Yara Bayoumy
  • Reuters - UAE says fully supports new U.S. policy against Iran - Mostafa Hashem
  • Reuters - Macron assures Iran's Rouhani of France's commitment to nuclear deal - Trump strikes blow at Iran nuclear deal in major U.S. policy shift
  • Reuters - Rouhani says Iran will stay in nuclear deal only if it serves interests: TV - Parisa Hafezi
  • Reuters - Netanyahu lauds Trump's Iran turn, sees chance to change nuclear deal - Dan Williams
  • Reuters - EU's top diplomat defends Iran deal after Trump speech - Robin Emmott and Julia Fioretti
  • Reuters - Trump says he has decided to decertify Iran nuclear deal - James Oliphant
  • Reuters - Danger of war, Germany warns after Trump's move on Iran nuclear deal - Michelle Martin
  • Reuters - Netanyahu lauds Trump's Iran turn, sees chance to change nuclear deal - Dan Williams
  • Reuters - Trump strikes blow at Iran nuclear deal in major U.S. policy shift - Steve Holland, Yara Bayoumy
  • UK Independent - Iran nuclear deal: Nobel Peace Prize winner says Trump is 'igniting new conflict rather than reducing risk of war' - Shehab Khan
  • The State - Ties that bind? How SCANA pursued SC's top pol as nuclear expansion unraveled - Jamie Self
  • Willoughby News-Herald - New Ohio House Bill aims to subsidize state's nuclear power plants - Andrew Cass
  • The Local Austria - Austria to sue over Hungary nuclear plant expansion
  • DOE Newswise - Demystifying Nuclear Energy - Argonne National Laboratory
  • National Post - Nuclear commission says no harm caused in explosion at Saskatchewan plant
  • National Post - A moldy museum to the atomic age: Inside a Canadian DIY nuclear bunker built from 42 buried buses - Joe O'Connor
  • Trend News Agency - EU demands closure of Armenia's Metsamor nuclear power plant
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Santee Cooper's plan to avoid another electric rate hike after its failed nuclear project: Cut costs - Thad Moore
  • The State - Virginia energy giant eyes Santee Cooper after nuclear debacle - Sammy Fretwell
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - New online course from The William J. Perry Project: The Threat of Nuclear Terrorism
  • Reuters - Russian Senate head to discuss nuclear programme with North, South Korea - Dmitry Solovyov
  • Cape Cod Times - Nuclear advisory panel to host NRC branch - Christine Legere
  • Middletown Press and Journal - TMI ends what could be its last refueling - Dan Miller
  • Japan Times - String of scandals at Kobe Steel question its compliance
  • BBC News - What is happening with Japan Inc? - Ashleigh Nghiem
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Kobe Steel again pays for its lax compliance
  • Deutsche Welle - Kobe Steel cheating scandal widens
  • The State - Florida utility interested in buying Santee Cooper - Sammy Fretwell
  • Crain's Chicago Business - Chicagoans may pay twice to bail out the same nukes - Steve Daniels
  • WAND-TV, Decatur, Illinois - IEMA to test emergency response plans at Exelon site
  • Charleston Gazette-Mail - Bill Raney: Costly power plan no longer threatens state's economy - Bill Raney is president of the West Virginia Coal Association
  • Florida Times-Union - JEA eyes major solar expansion amid thorny debate - Nate Monroe
  • Virginia Business Magazine - Team led by BWX subsidiary receives $4.7 billion DOE contract
  • Asahi Shimbun - EDITORIAL: Abe still dodging responsibility to explain dubious school scandals
  • Beyond Nuclear - Nuclear power & coal lobbyists cheer on Energy Secretary Perry's many money moves
  • Beyond Nuclear - Trump DOE ups nuclear loans to $12 billion despite multiple investigations
  • Atomic Insights - Dr. Eugene Preston explains why 100% renewable energy is unlikely to the point of impossibility - Rod Adams
  • Atomic Insights - Broad Interest in Nukes, Especially SMRs, at National Clean Energy Week - Rod Adams
  • Atomic Insights - Perry Acts To Prevent Predatory Pricing From Pushing Nuclear and Coal Competition Out Of Market. FERC To Value Resiliency and Pipeline Independence - Rod Adams
  • Atomic Insights - Palisades Nuclear Plant Will Continue Operating Through 2022; Neighbors Ecstatic - Rod Adams
  • Atomic Insights - Ad Campaign Touts Marvels Of Atomic Technology With Tagline 'Nuclear. Power The Extraordinary' - Rod Adams
  • Atomic Insights - Nuclear Generator Movable By Cargo Plane. Not Only Possible, But Proven In Early 1960s - Rod Adams
  • IAEA - Statement by IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano
  • BBC News - Iran nuclear deal: Key details
  • BBC News - Iran nuclear deal: Trump's speech in full
  • BBC News - Trump aims blow at Iran and threatens landmark nuclear deal
  • BBC News - Iran nuclear deal: Global powers stand by pact despite Trump threat
  • Trend News Agency - Iran-US standoff: no to warmongers, yes to peace brokers - Farhad Daneshvar
  • Trend News Agency - Trump derailed nuclear-related event on Iran - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • Asahi Shimbun - Kobe Steel's faked quality data affect 500 customers - The Associated Press
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Discuss what nation should be in constitutional debate / Deepen understanding of rationale for SDF
  • Mainichi Daily News - In Pacific, rising tensions evoke troubling nuclear legacy
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea's nuclear program 'not bargaining chips': U.S. intel official
  • Press TV - IAEA chief reaffirms Iran's full commitment to JCPOA
  • Press TV - Iran, EU must stand against US destructive, incorrect moves: Rouhani
  • Press TV - US president in no position to terminate Iran's nuclear deal: EU
  • Press TV - Trump refuses to certify Iran nuclear deal
  • Press TV - Democrats say Trump's new Iran strategy 'grave mistake'
  • Press TV - Rolling coverage of Trump's Iran claims
  • Press TV - US president's anti-Iran speech pile of delusional claims: Rouhani
  • Press TV - No talks between Zarif, Tillerson on new US strategy: Iran
  • Press TV - US threats will not work against Iranians: Zarif
  • Press TV - Any anti-JCPOA action to undermine global peace: Iran's Rouhani
  • Press TV - US Treasury Department slaps sanctions on Iran's IRGC
  • Xinhua News - Iran "firm" to develop defense power more than ever: commander
  • Xinhua News - News Analysis: Iran nuke deal could remain in place despite Trump's decision
  • Xinhua News - Interview: French expert says Trump's Iran decision will have "immediate" geopolitical consequences
  • Xinhua News - Spotlight: Trump's decertification claim harms Iran nuclear deal
  • Xinhua News - IAEA says Tehran implementing commitments under nuclear deal - House Committee on Energy and Commerce
  • House Energy and Commerce Committee - DOE Secretary Perry Testifies Before #SubEnergy
  • House Committee on Energy and Commerce - Testimony of Secretary Rick Perry U.S. Department of Energy Before the U.S. House Committee on Energy and Commerce Subc ommittee on Energy October 12, 2017
  • The Hill blog - Sen. Graham, ditch South Carolina's failed nuclear waste project - Edwin Lyman
  • Buffalo News - $4.7 billion federal contract inked to handle liquid N-waste - By T.J. Pignataro
  • Walla Walla Union-Bulletin - Outreach specialist to give look at Hanford clean-up effort
  • New York Times - Trump Disavows Nuclear Deal, but Doesn't Scrap It - Mark Landler And David E. Sanger
  • New York Times - The C.I.A.'s Fake News Campaign - Kenneth Osgood
  • USGS - M 5.0 - 37km S of Makurazaki, Japan
  • POGO - Watchdog Finds Majority of Pentagon Whistleblowers out of Luck - Mandy Smithberger
  • POGO - Customs and Border Protection Officer Punished for Reporting Wrongdoing - Amelia Strauss

    Friday, October 13, 2017

  • POWERmag - The U.S.'s War on Coal Is Purported to Be Over–What About the Rest of the World? - Lee Buchsbaum
  • POWERmag - How Power Sector Deregulation Is Affecting Mexico [PODCAST] - Aaron Larson
  • Augusta Chronicle - DOE replaces Savannah River Remediation as liquid waste contractor at SRS
  • KUAM, Guam - PARS continues to push for RECA - The Hill blog
  • The Hill - New whistleblower protections head to Trump's desk - Cristina Marcos
  • Politico - Dems move to shield whistleblowers who report pricey travel - Kyle Cheney
  • Walla Walla Union-Bulletin - Outreach specialist to give look at Hanford clean-up effort
  • AP News - Tillerson: Trump will scorn but not bolt from Iran nuke deal - Mattthew Lee
  • AP News - Israeli defense experts warn against dropping Iran nuke deal - Josef Federman
  • Bloomberg - Canada Wants to Solve U.S. Nuclear Woes With Faraway Dams - Joe Ryan and Jim Polson
  • Bloomberg - China's Trade With North Korea Slumps as Nuclear Sanctions Bite - Miao Han, David Tweed, and Yinan Zhao
  • Bloomberg - Trump Will Refuse to Certify Iran Deal But Keep U.S. in for Now - Nick Wadhams and Margaret Talev
  • Reuters - U.S. sanctions to complicate, not disrupt, Iran oil trade - Dmitry Zhdannikov, Julia Payne
  • Reuters - Russia's Lavrov to Iran's Zarif: Moscow committed to Iran nuclear deal - Anton Kolodyazhny
  • Reuters - Germany seeks to maintain unity if U.S. decertifies Iran nuclear deal - Andrea Shalal
  • Reuters - Iran parliament speaker: nuclear deal will collapse if U.S. quits - agencies - Dmitry Solovyov
  • Reuters - Latest North Korea earthquake a sign of instability at nuclear test site-experts - Christine Kim; Yuna Park and Haejin Choi
  • Reuters - U.S. energy head: Nuclear power rescue helps national security - Timothy Gardner
  • Reuters - Latest North Korea earthquake a sign of instability at nuclear test site-experts - Christine Kim
  • CBS News - Has N. Korea nuked itself out of a nuclear test site?
  • CBS News - Trump makes major Iran deal announcement – live updates - Kathryn Watson
  • MIT Tech - Hydrogel that extracts uranium from water wins MADMEC - Rob Matheson, MIT News Office
  • Daily Telegraph - Nuclear industry scrambles to avoid Euratom cliff edge - Jillian Ambrose
  • The Hindu - India rules out joining NPT as non-nuclear weapon state
  • Economic Times - India calls for action on Pakistan-N Korea nuclear-missile links
  • CNBC - Energy Secretary Rick Perry faces grilling over his proposal to subsidize coal and nuclear power generation - Tom DiChristopher
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Eskom gets nod to develop new nuclear power station - Lameez Omarjee
  • Business Day South Africa - Eskom gets permission to build a new nuclear plant next to Koeberg - SA Times Johannesburg
  • Times LIVE-Johannesburg - Eskom gets 'green' light for nuclear station on Western Cape coast - Kgaugelo Masweneng
  • SA Independent - Eskom gets environmental go-ahead for new nuclear power site in Western Cape
  • eNews Channel Africa - Thumbs up for Eskom's new nuclear power station
  • World Nuclear News - Environmental approval for Eskom new-build site
  • World Nuclear News - Foratom calls for orderly Brexit for nuclear industry
  • World Nuclear News - IAEA commends commitments of member states
  • World Nuclear News - UK prepares legislation for Euratom exit
  • KNAU Arizona Public Radio - EPA Contract Awarded for Abandoned Uranium Mine Cleanup on Navajo Nation - Ryan Heinsius
  • Farmington Daily Times - EPA awards multi-million contract to assess abandoned uranium mines - Noel Lyn Smith
  • Aiken Standard - Governor's Nuclear Council grills MOX, NNSA on removal of plutonium timeline - Thomas Gardiner
  • Augusta Chronicle - 200 construction workers laid off from MOX project - James Folker
  • Japan Times - Editorial: Responding to the suffering from the nuclear crisis
  • Japan Times - Japan's quiet payouts to cities near nuclear plants fuels speculation of political ploy
  • Asahi Shimbun - Agency quietly giving subsidies to non-hosts of nuclear plants - Takaoki Yamamoto
  • Asahi Shimbun - Kobe Steel announces more cases of faked inspections data - The Associated Press
  • The State - Santee Cooper proposes slashing its budget after nuclear fiasco - Avery G. Wilks
  • BBC - Union to ballot nuclear plant workers over industrial action
  • Sputnik News - IAEA Finds Fault With Half of Norway's Nuclear Reactors
  • Hartford Business Journal - Millstone opponents: Wait for federal nuke rule changes - Matt Pilon
  • Hull Daily Mail - Hull community worker appears in Scottish court for role in nuclear weapons protest - David Spereall
  • Pakistan Express Tribune - Securing Pakistan's nuclear assets - Zamir Akram
  • Queens TimesLedger, NY - EPA targets radioactive site in Ridgewood - Mark Hallum
  • Creamer Media's Engineering News - Russian nuclear group signs MoU with local young nuclear professionals association - Keith Campbell
  • Johannesburg BizNews - 'Scrap nuclear plan before the debt starts to cripple SA' – NGO - SAFCEI
  • Times of India - Nordic nuclear power plant outages - Reuters
  • Portsmouth Herald News - Watchdog group OK'd to intervene in nuke plant relicensing - Max Sullivan
  • Times of India - German nuclear plant outages and restarts - Reuters
  • Yonhap News - Jury on fate of 2 unfinished nuclear reactors to enter crucial debate camp this week - jschang@yna.co.kr
  • Radio Pakistan - Pakistan renews its proposal for bilateral arrangement on nuclear-test-ban in region
  • Platts - Exelon's Quad Cities-1 and -2 nuclear units at 95% at request of PJM - Steven Dolley
  • BusinessKorea - Debate on Nuclear Joint Project: Joint Fuel Cycle Studies of S. Korea and U.S. Called into Question - Jung Suk-yee
  • Creamer Media's Engineering News - DEA grants environmental authorisation for new 4 000 MW nuclear plant
  • Kazakh-tv - Meeting of nuclear cooperation forum in Asia - Logo Kazakh-tv.KZ
  • Mainichi Daily News - A-bomb sufferers group demands gov't sign UN anti-nuke treaty
  • WIS-TV Columbia, SC - SC State Sen.: 'Major player' companies are 'interested' in buying Santee Cooper, abandoned nuclear reactor site - Tanita Gaither
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Letter: Wasted money - Michael J. Nolan, Northbridge Drive, Charleston
  • Richmond Times-Dispatch - Editorial: Jefferson Lab accelerates nuclear knowledge
  • Modern Ghana - Energy Expert Proposes Long-term Energy Plan For Ghana
  • PR Newswire India - The 9th Edition of India Nuclear Energy (INE) Expo Gears up to Power India's Civil Nuclear Energy Sector
  • Dong-A Ilbo - 'Korea needs nuclear power plants,' says U.S. climate policy expert - Gun-Huk Lee
  • BusinessKorea - Heated Debate Arisen: Is Consent from US Required for S. Korea to Build Nuclear Power Plant Abroad? - Jung Min-hee
  • IAEA - IAEA Trains Experts on Emergency Preparedness and Response Requirements - Sinead Harvey, IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security
  • IAEA - US Announces $433,000 Support toward Scientific Research and Coordination on Ocean Acidification - Sarah Jones-Couture, IAEA Environment Laboratories; Nicole Jawerth, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Paducah Sun - Local nuclear industry workers to be honored
  • Daily Telegraph - Nuclear industry scrambles to avoid Euratom cliff edge - Jillian Ambrose
  • eNews Channel Africa - Thumbs up for Eskom's new nuclear power station
  • World Nuclear News - Foratom calls for orderly Brexit for nuclear industry
  • New Jersey On-Line - South Jersey nuclear reactor shut down - Bill Gallo Jr.
  • The Nerve, S.C. Policy Council - Meet the Governor's Nuclear Advisory Council--Why Can't the Governor Pick His Own Advisers? - Bryce Fiedler
  • The Scotsman - Christmas blackout fear as union threaten strike ballot - Alan Jones
  • BelTA - Working group set up to integrate Belarusian nuclear power plant into power grid
  • Moneycontrol Mumbai - Govt eases norms for atomic mineral mining in coastal regions
  • Aiken Standard - Atoms in the Alley, a celebration of nuclear science, coming to downtown Aiken Oct. 21 - Atoms in the Alley
  • The Visitor, Lancashire, UK - Nuclear bomb dream that led to disaster at Windscale - Jessica Hay
  • Heritage Foundation Daily Signal - New Bill Would Stop Energy Department From Risking Taxpayer Money - Nicolas Loris
  • New Haven Register - Opponents of Millstone aid plan maintain plant owner won't pay fines to close early - Luther Turmelle
  • Xinhua News - Fukushima survivor submits evidence to UN over Japanese "human rights abuses"
  • Fiji Times - Armed conflict laws forum - Felix Chaudhary
  • USA Today - Yellowstone supervolcano may blow sooner than thought – and could wipe out life on the planet - Matthew Diebel
  • World Nuclear News - UK's Clean Growth Strategy highlights nuclear
  • Trend News Agency - Trump strikes blow against Iran nuclear deal in major shift in U.S. policy
  • Trend News Agency - Tillerson says US won't walk away from Iran deal
  • Trend News Agency - Iran warns on any measures against its elite forces - Khalid Kazimov
  • Trend News Agency - President Trump vs. "Iranian Templars": possible aftermath - Azer Akhmadbayli
  • Trend News Agency - Europe indispensable as Trump expected to declare Iran policy - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Govt submits resolution to U.N. on N-weapons
  • Navy Department - Notice: Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Hawaii-Southern California Training and Testing; Meetings FR Document: 2017-22195 Citation: 82 FR 47729 PDF Pages 47729-47731
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Licensing Requirements for the Independent Storage of Spent Nuclear Fuel, High-Level Radioactive Waste and Reactor-Related Greater than Class C Waste FR Document: 2017-22144 Citation: 82 FR 47778 PDF Pages 47778-47779
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Standard Specifications for Granting of Patent Licenses FR Document: 2017-22143 Citation: 82 FR 47777 PDF Pages 47777-47778
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2017-22316 Citation: 82 FR 47779 PDF Page 47779
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Can the Iran deal work without the US? - Navid Hassibi
  • UPI - Trump seeks end to Iran's 'pursuit of death and destruction' - Danielle Haynes
  • UPI - Trump won't certify Iran's compliance with 'one-sided' nuclear deal - Danielle Haynes
  • Euronews - What are the competing views on the Iran nuclear deal? - Cristina Abellan Matamoros
  • Wicked Local Brewster - The Cape Codder: Letter: CLOSE PILGRIM - Diane Turco, director, Cape Downwinder Harwich

    Thursday, October 12, 2017

  • KNPR Las Vegas - CBO Says Yucca Mtn. Would Increase Spending By $260M
  • Rockland County Times, NY - Timelines(#2): Plan to Ship Nuclear Waste Down Hudson Causes Debate
  • World Policy Institute - blog: The Price of Mining Wealth in Chiapas - Lynn Holland
  • RT - The killing of history - John Pilger
  • CQ Roll Call - Uncertain Costs for Renewed Nuclear Waste Push in Nevada - Jeremy Dillon
  • A Green Road Journal - Trump and Shimkus Trying To ReOpen Yucca Mountain As Nuclear Dump Site As A 'TEMPORARY' Storage Site; Real Reason Is To Transfer All Nuclear Waste Disposal and Storage Costs To US Taxpayers - Diane D'Arrigo
  • JohnPilger.com - GETTING JULIAN ASSANGE: THE UNTOLD STORY - John Pilger
  • Los Alamos Monitor - LANL scientists decry state science standards - Wren Propp
  • Los Alamos Monitor - Northern N.M's contributions to Manhattan Project highlight of weekend conference
  • KOMO Seattle - Hanford on pace to turn radioactive waste into glass by 2022 - Associated Press
  • KNDO/KNDO Yakima/Kennewick - Largest melters In U.S. history completed at Hanford Vitrification Plant - Rex Carlin
  • KEPR Pasco - Two radioactive waste melters are complete at Hanford Vit Plant - Alex Burch
  • 1170 KPUG-AM, Bellingham, WA - Hanford manager gets $8M jury award for retaliation
  • AP News - Pentagon has no plans to boost size of nuclear arsenal - Robert Burns
  • AP News - Some Democrats who opposed Iran nuke deal now want it upheld - Richard Lardner
  • AP News - Odd bedfellows fight Trump bid to boost coal, nuclear energy - Matthew Daly
  • Bloomberg - Proxy War Over Iran Nuclear Deal Divides U.S., Europe at UN - Kambiz Foroohar
  • Reuters - Congressman seeks probe of chartered flights by U.S. energy secretary - Emily Flitter, Timothy Gardner
  • Reuters - China to boost energy storage capacity to fuel renewable power use - Muyu Xu and Josephine Mason
  • Reuters - Activists break into French nuclear site to highlight risks - Gilbert Reilhac in Strasbourg, Sudip Kar-Gupta, Benjamin Mallet and Geert De Clercq in Paris
  • Reuters - Trump resists pressure to soften stance on Iran nuclear deal - Steve Holland, John Walcott
  • Reuters - Trump denies seeking nearly tenfold increase in U.S. nuclear arsenal - Roberta Rampton, Makini Brice and Susan Heavey
  • Reuters - Britain will not speculate on possible U.S. withdrawal from Iran deal: PM May's spokesman - William James
  • Reuters - U.S., Israel quit U.N. heritage agency citing bias - John Irish
  • Reuters - Asked to explain 'calm before the storm' remark, Trump talks North Korea - Jason Lange
  • BBC - Iran nuclear deal: Trump under pressure as decision nears
  • Iran Front Page - EU Reaffirms Commitment to Iran Nuclear Deal
  • CNN - Trump Iran deal plan risks opening nuclear 'Pandora's box' - Zachary Cohen
  • The Guardian - Electricity consumers 'to fund nuclear weapons through Hinkley Point C' - Holly Watt
  • The Local France - Greenpeace activists set off fireworks at nuclear plant in France - AFP
  • Tri-City Herald - World's largest nuclear waste melters in place at Hanford - Annette Cary
  • Japan Times - Japan Nuclear Fuel skipped safety checks at Rokkasho plant for 14 years
  • San Francisco Chronicle - California company to assess uranium contamination on Navajo
  • St. Louis Public Radio - Environmentalists demand state officials monitor radioactive waste in Bridgeton Landfill stormwater - Eli Chen
  • The State - If SCE&G customers get refunds, it'll be thanks to these 8 words - Cindi Ross Scoppe
  • Daily Express - BREXATOM: European Union's nuclear trade body wants quick deal with UK after Brexit - Laura Mowat
  • Greentech Media - FERC Won't Slow Fast-Track Review of DOE's Proposal to Help Coal, Nuclear - Jeff St. John
  • Quartz - Like solar, wind power is now cheaper than coal-based electricity in India - Sushma U N
  • WIS-TV Columbia, SC - Food truck owner wants refund from SCE&G after nuclear abandonment - Chad Mills
  • Altoona Mirror, PA - Council approves state nuclear plant resolution - William Kibler
  • Xinhua News - Sellafied: Robot starts mission in buildings storing nuclear waste
  • Herald Scotland - Nuclear power station workers to be consulted over industrial action in pay row
  • KBIA, Columbia, MO - Maintenance and Refueling Underway at Ameren Callaway Nuclear Plant - Catherine Wheeler
  • Sputnik News - Deep Trouble: The Secret History of Soviet and Russian Nuclear Torpedoes
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - Coastal Commission 'sympathetic' but defends 2015 SONGS nuclear waste permit - Rob Nikolewski
  • ABC 10News San Diego - Limited options to dispose of San Onofre's nuclear waste - Travis Rice
  • Greenpeace International - Why I'm going to the UN to fight for the victims of Fukushima - Blogpost by Mitsuko Sonoda
  • Energy Voice Aberdeen - Nuclear Authority's failure to carry out decommissioning deal cost taxpayer £122million
  • Korea Times - Thyroid cancer patients say no to nuclear power plants - Kim Se-jeong
  • World Nuclear News - Consolidated figures for New Mexico uranium project
  • World Nuclear News - ASN gives final opinion on Flamanville EPR vessel
  • World Nuclear News - UK prepares legislation for Euratom exit
  • World Nuclear News - US group calls for SMR support
  • Energy Voice Aberdeen - Scottish nuclear site looks to hire 'health boffins'
  • BelTA - About 1,600 Belarusian nuclear power plant personnel to go through training center
  • BelTA - Belarusian nuclear power plant's first reactor to get fuel in summer 2019
  • BelTA - Belarusian nuclear power plant to recoup investment in 15 years, reduce electricity prices by 15-20%
  • BelTA - Belarusian nuclear power plant's economy unaffected by Lithuania's refusal to import electricity
  • BelTA - Second reactor pressure vessel to reach Belarusian nuclear power plant in late October
  • BelTA - Stress tests demonstrate Belarusian nuclear power plant's resilience against extreme impacts
  • BelTA - Belarus asks Lithuania not to make secret agents out of nuclear scientists
  • ACTmedia - 20 British nuclear companies chose Romania to promote their expertise in Central and Eastern Europe
  • Asahi Shimbun - EDITORIAL: Rulings show Fukushima relief falls short of reality of victims
  • People's Press Morning Star UK - Nuclear Decommissioning Authority 'landed public with £122 million bill'
  • Aiken Standard - MOX project at SRS sees layoffs - Thomas Gardiner
  • Southeast Energy News - South Carolina utility worth uncertain, won't be sold at 'fire sale price' - Brye Steeves
  • The State - Little-known co-op could veto Santee Cooper's sale - Avery G. Wilks
  • The State - Santee Cooper hires 3 SC criminal lawyers in grand jury probe of nuclear debacle - John Monk
  • Sumter Item, SC - Legislators: Utility won't be sold at a 'fire sale price' - Seanna Adcox
  • WCBD News 2, Charleston, SC - Debt, other issues could hamper sale of Santee Cooper - mauricetmiller
  • WCBD News 2, Charleston, SC - Century Aluminum files appeal over smelter power costs - Associated Press
  • WCBD News 2, Charleston, SC - Legislators: SC utility won't be sold at 'fire sale price' - Associated Press
  • Charleston Post and Courier - South Carolina is considering offers to buy Santee Cooper but no one's sure what it's worth - Thad Moore
  • WACH FOX 57 Columbia SC - Senate committee weighs possible options for selling Santee Cooper - Jamal Goss
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Legislative leaders want independent analysis before Santee Cooper is sold - Andrew Brown
  • FITSNews.com, SC - Santee Cooper: Fire Sale? State has to get rid of debt-addled utility … but how?
  • South Strand News, SC - SCANA accuses Santee Cooper of misleading leaders for years in failed nuclear project - Andy Shain
  • WIS-TV Columbia, SC - House, Senate leaders ask McMaster to pump the brakes on Santee Cooper sale - Jeremy Turnage
  • LiveMint - Govt relaxes guidelines for atomic mineral mining in coastal regions - Mayank Aggarwal
  • Fin24 CapeTown - How to turn trash into energy in 12 hours - Jess Shankleman
  • Barry and District News - Five-thousand sign Hinkley Point waste dump petition - Dominic Jones
  • Poughkeepsie Journal - Impacts of Indian Point closure on Dutchess County unknown - Abbott Brant
  • NAS - Project Update: Review of Governance Reform in the National Nuclear Security Administration
  • IAEA - Eighth Annual Seminar on Technical Cooperation for Permanent Missions
  • IAEA - Swaziland to Use IAEA Recommendations to Address its Growing Cancer Burden - James Howlett, IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation
  • Trend News Agency - Possible sanctions on Iran likely to target energy exports - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • NHK World - Japan submits anti-nuclear draft resolution to UN
  • NHK World - A-bomb sufferers urge Japan to join treaty
  • Asahi Shimbun - Japan bewilders U.N. members with weak draft against nukes - Ichiro Matsuo
  • Japan Times - Japan's draft U.N. motion on nuclear weapons omits landmark treaty signed by 122 countries
  • Bellona - Is there anything behind Putin's bogus clean energy statistics? - Charles Digges
  • BelTA - Public access to Belarusian nuclear power plant stress tests results promised
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea to create environment for denuclearization talks - kokobj@yna.co.kr
  • Press TV - Tehran benefits most from dismantling JCPOA, analyst says
  • Press TV - Israel says will withdraw from UNESCO, hours after US announces same decision
  • Press TV - Trump to announce US strategy on Iran on Friday: White House
  • Press TV - Unilateralism on JCPOA will only harm US: Iran parliament speaker
  • Press TV - Trump's refusal to certify Iran deal will isolate US: Analyst
  • Energy Department - Notice: Charter Renewals: Nuclear Science Advisory Committee FR Document: 2017-21918 Citation: 82 FR 47495 PDF Page 47495
  • Energy Department - Notice: Meetings: Biological and Environmental Research Advisory Committee FR Document: 2017-22104 Citation: 82 FR 47493 PDF Pages 47493-47494
  • Energy Department - Notice: Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Idaho Cleanup Project FR Document: 2017-22105 Citation: 82 FR 47494 PDF Page 47494
  • Energy Department - Notice: Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Northern New Mexico FR Document: 2017-22108 Citation: 82 FR 47494 PDF Pages 47494-47495
  • fEnergy Department - Notice: Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Oak Ridge Reservation FR Document: 2017-22106 Citation: 82 FR 47495 PDF Pages 47495-47496
  • fEnergy Department - Notice: Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Portsmouth FR Document: 2017-22107 Citation: 82 FR 47496 PDF Page 47496
  • South Coast Register - NSW senate debates Jervis Bay nuclear plant Rebecca FistRebecca Fist
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea to complete energy transformation road map this year - Kim Eun-jung
  • DOE:EM - DOE Awards Contract for Savannah River Site Liquid Waste Services

    Wednesday, October 11, 2017

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - CBO finds long-term costs of reviving Yucca Mountain hard to predict - Gary Martin
  • KOMO Seattle - Jury awards $8.1 million to Hanford ex-manager for retaliation - Associated Press
  • Tri-City Herald - Aging Hanford workforce prompts job fair - Annette Cary
  • Tri-City Herald - Former Hanford worker awarded $8 million in retaliation case - Annette Cary
  • AP News - Dems who opposed Iran nuke deal urge Trump to keep pact - Richard Lardner
  • AP News - Iranian nuclear chief warns US: Don't undermine nuclear deal - Nicole Winfield
  • Bloomberg - Britain Urges U.S. to Extend Iran Nuclear Deal - The Associated Press
  • Bloomberg - What's at Risk for Energy If Trump Kills the Iran Deal - Angelina Rascouet and Anthony Dipaola
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-France's Areva to cut Niger uranium production on price drop - Boureima Balima and Geert De Clercq
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-French regulator clears EDF's Flamanville reactor despite weak spots - Geert De Clercq
  • Reuters - Fearing Trump torpedo, Europe scrambles to save Iran deal - Noah Barkin, John Irish
  • Reuters - France's EDF fixing pipe problem at 20 nuclear reactors - Bate Felix
  • Reuters - Turkey to break ground on Akkuyu nuclear plant by latest early 2018 - minister - Orhan Coskun
  • Reuters - UPDATE 3-UK reaffirms commitment to Iran nuclear deal in call with Trump - May's office - William James
  • Reuters - Key U.S. lawmakers back enforcing, not ditching, Iran pact - Patricia Zengerle
  • Reuters - Iran foreign minister tells lawmakers of plans to respond to Trump moves - Babak Dehghanpisheh
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-UK to provide 557 mln stg funding for renewable subsidy auctions - Nina Chestney and Susanna Twidale
  • Quartz - Radioactive wild boars in Sweden are eating nuclear mushrooms - Ephrat Livni
  • The Guardian - Watchdog slams nuclear cleanup contract that cost public £122m - Rajeev Syal
  • London Times - £122m fallout from nuclear clean-up debacle - Emily Gosden
  • Financial Times - UK accused of £122m 'failure' in nuclear clean-up contract - Andrew Ward and Gill Plimmer
  • The Hill - Pro-Trump energy group blasts plan to help coal, nuclear - Timothy Cama
  • Chicago Tribune - Column: Post-nuke legacy leaves Zion stuck with more than nostalgia - Charles Selle
  • Lower Hudson Journal - Nuclear waste stranded at Indian Point as feds search for permanent solution - Thomas C. Zambito
  • Palm Beach Post - Commentary: States have the power to keep nuclear in the mix - John Hanger Marc Spitzer
  • Charleston Post and Courier - SCANA accuses Santee Cooper of misleading leaders for years in failed nuclear project - Andy Shain
  • Energiewende - Nuclear cannot keep up with wind, and solar is coming next - Craig Morris
  • RFI - Nuclear giant Areva announces layoffs in Niger
  • The Local Norway - Security at Norwegian nuclear plant 'inadequate': report
  • Charleston Post and Courier - South Carolina's nuclear failure should reshape its energy sector. But analysts wonder: Who would buy in? - Thad Moore
  • The State - Walmart questions SC nuclear plant fiasco - Sammy Fretwell
  • Deutsche Welle - Protesting nuclear waste transports on Germany's Neckar River
  • Ottumwa Courier, Iowa - Veteran remembers nuclear tests at Bikini atoll - Winona Whitaker
  • Globalnews.ca - Key project at Darlington nuclear facility hundreds of millions over budget, delayed - Brian Hill
  • UAE National - Fukushima: a place still trying to move on from nuclear disaster six years ago - Caline Malek in Fukushima
  • Asahi Shimbun - Evacuees hail ruling citing negligence in nuclear disaster
  • Asahi Shimbun - Kobe Steel suspect parts scandal spreads far and wide
  • Construction Index UK - Milestones reached on US nuclear plant
  • Washington Post - Mikhail Gorbachev: My plea to the presidents of Russia and the United States - News/Talk 94.9 WSJM
  • WSJM-FM Benton Harbor - Cook, RESA Teaming Up To Talk Nuclear Power With Students
  • Portsmouth Herald News - Watchdog group OK'd to intervene in nuke plant relicensing - Max Sullivan
  • New Hampshire Public Radio - Watchdog Group Allowed to Weigh In on Seabrook Nuclear Power Plant Review - Jason Moon
  • Times of India - Nordic nuclear power plant outages - Reuters
  • Windham County Commons - Welch bill calls for feds to compensate nuke fuel towns - Mike Faher
  • Yonhap News - U.S. nuclear sub in Korea: U.S. military - Lee Chi-dong
  • E&E Daily - CLEAN POWER PLAN: EPA repeal plan strips policy from carbon-free nuclear - Kristi E. Swartz and Edward Klump
  • Business Wire - Commission Continues San Onofre Nuclear Plant Settlement Review Process - Southern California Edison
  • Daily Sabah - Kazakhstan to begin supplying uranium to China
  • Wiscasset Newspaper - 20 years later, nuclear waste still at Maine Yankee - Gina Hamilton
  • Norwich Bulletin - Nuclear power plant identifies and stops small hydrogen leak - Associated Press
  • Reuters - EUROPE POWER-French curve prices up sharply on nuclear concerns - Vera Eckert
  • BelTA - Some $700m to integrate Belarusian nuclear power plant into power grid
  • BelTA - Belarus invites foreign observers to attend radiation accident response exercise
  • BelTA - Electricity rates revealed for after Belarusian nuclear power plant goes online
  • Nevada Appeal - Yucca Mountain not in the "top 10" sites for a repository, Nevada expert says - Rick Hoover
  • Huntersville, NC - Duke Energy Plans Huntersville Nuclear Siren Test Wednesday - Kimberly Johnson
  • Middletown Press and Journal, PA - Middletown borough backs nuclear industry by passing resolution unanimously - Dan Miller
  • Interfax-Ukraine - Energoatom to sign $250 mln loan with BofA-ML for spent nuclear fuel facility before Dec 2017
  • Omaha World-Herald - Faster fuel removal will keep 100 more workers at Fort Calhoun, OPPD says - Cole Epley
  • Charlotte Business Journal - Battle over Summer nuclear plant costs upcoming in S.C. hearing - John Downey
  • Deccan Herald - Truck with used nuclear fuel falls into ditch
  • City A.M. London - GMB calls for overhaul of Nuclear Decommissioning Authority after blunders cost taxpayer £122m - Courtney Goldsmith
  • Charlotte Business Journal - Coal ash, abandoned nuclear plant will dominate busy slate of N.C. regulatory hearings - John Downey
  • Vanguard Nigeria - Rosatom prescribes sustainable energy mix for Nigeria's power problem - Prince Osuagwu
  • Aiken Standard - SRS liquid waste contract extension likely - Thomas Gardiner
  • Aiken Standard - Strike ends at SRS as Centerra, union workers agree to new contract - Thomas Gardiner
  • Peekskill-Cortlandt Patch - No Need For Indian Point Seismic, Flood Evaluations: NRC - Lanning Taliaferro
  • Deutsche Welle - Smart tech propels Germany's switch to renewables
  • Eos -American Geophysical Union - IAEA Affirms Japan's Fukushima-Related Radioactivity Monitoring - Tim Hornyak
  • Xinhua News - Jordan continues peaceful nuclear program to feed electricity need
  • Hellenic Shipping News - SC bans scrapping toxic ship
  • NAS - Project Update: Gulf War and Health, Volume 11: Generational Health Effects of Serving in the Gulf War - doenv209_rev15.pdf
  • DOE:NV - United States Nuclear Tests--July 1945 through September 1992 (doenv209_rev15.pdf)
  • USGS - M 3.3 - 76km NNW of Warm Springs, Nevada
  • IAEA - Combining External Radiation with High-dose Rate Brachytherapy Effective for Cervical Cancer, IAEA Study Confirms - May Fawaz-Huber, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - IAEA Mission Says Poland Committed to Safe Management of Radioactive Waste, Sees Areas for Further Enhancement
  • World Nuclear News - UK audit office reports on Magnox contract
  • World Nuclear News - EPA takes steps to repeal US Clean Power Plan
  • World Nuclear News - Pressure vessel in place at Karachi 2
  • The Guardian - Fukushima evacuee to tell UN that Japan violated human rights - Justin McCurry in Tokyo
  • BBC - Theresa May urges Donald Trump to keep Iran nuclear deal
  • Trend News Agency - Iran being predisposed for a dismantled deal - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • NHK World - TEPCO ordered to compensate golf course
  • NHK World - Nuclear fuel recycling plant screening suspended
  • Japan Times - Editorial: ICAN says the world can
  • Energy Department - Notice: Charter Renewals: Fusion Energy Sciences Advisory Committee FR Document: 2017-21919 Citation: 82 FR 47192 PDF Page 47192 (1 page)
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice Meetings: Human Studies Review Board FR Document: 2017-21939 Citation: 82 FR 47204 PDF Pages 47204-47205 (2 pages)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards; ACRS Subcommittee on APR1400 FR Document: 2017-21864 Citation: 82 FR 47253 PDF Page 47253 (1 page)
  • Mainichi Daily News - Unfinished nuclear fuel reprocessing plant faked safety records: NRA
  • Mainichi Daily News - Volcano in southwestern Japan erupts for 1st time in 6 years
  • NuclearStreet - Dounreay Site Restoration, Jacob Engineering Signs Framework (With Video)
  • MidHudsonNews.com - NRC allows Entergy to defer remaining Fukushima evaluations for Indian Point

    Tuesday, October 10, 2017

  • Physics Today - Nevada and Trump administration face off over Yucca Mountain - David Kramer
  • Chicago Tribune - Letter: Legislators continue to throw money at the nuclear waste problem - Dennis Petrille, Naperville
  • Illinois News Network - Bill seeks to pay reparations to cities stuck with nuclear waste - Cole Lauterbach
  • Nature Research Journals - How the United States plans to trap its biggest stash of nuclear-weapons waste in glass--After decades of delays, a challenging clean-up project is gaining ground - Jeff Tollefson
  • The Hill blog - Congress must take action to protect whistleblowers from the NSA - Jesselyn Radack and William Neuheisel
  • Greenpeace International - [Revelations] Nuclear security: power plants are poorly protected against malicious acts - Blogpost by Mehdi Leman
  • Spokesman-Review - Wife of business head agrees to pay $235,000 after exposed as shell company at Hanford - Thomas Clouse
  • Washington Post - There's enough wind energy over the oceans to power human civilization, scientists say - Chris Mooney
  • Los Alamos Monitor - Nuclear environmental group appeals EPA decision on LANL discharge - Tris DeRoma
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - University of Texas explores LANL bid
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - How using molten salt to cool nuclear reactors is gaining momentum in the Southeast - Brittany Crocker
  • Northwest Public Radio - Nuclear Bike Riding? Hanford Takes People On A 'Ride The Reactor' Historical Tour - Esmy Jimenez
  • Aiken Standard - U.S. government requests dismissal of S.C. plutonium removal lawsuit - Thomas Gardiner
  • AP News - Iranian nuclear chief warns US: Don't undermine nuclear deal - Nicole Winfield
  • AP News - Nobel winner says goal is to make nukes unacceptable - Edith M. Lederer
  • AP News - As Trump challenges Iran nuclear deal, those in Tehran worry - Nasser Karimi
  • AP News - Japan court: Govt, utility accountable in Fukushima accident - Mari Yamaguchi
  • Reuters - France's nuclear spent-fuel pools major security risk: Greenpeace - Geert De Clercq
  • Reuters - Iran hardliners, pragmatists show unity in response to Trump - Bozorgmehr Sharafedin
  • Reuters - Fukushima court rules Tepco, government liable over 2011 disaster: media - Osamu Tsukimori and Aaron Sheldrick
  • Korea Times - Another nuclear debate - Choi Sung-jin
  • SpaceNews - Plutonium supply for NASA missions faces long-term challenges - Jeff Foust
  • OilPrice - Russia's Nuclear Sector Is Surging - Viktor Katona
  • Japan Times - Government, Tepco ordered to pay ¥500 million in damages for Fukushima disaster
  • Deutsche Welle - Fukushima victims to get compensation
  • RT - Mysterious spike in radioactive particles across Europe baffles scientists
  • The State - Letter: Let SCANA, shareholders absorb nuclear lossesWayne Wells, Columbia
  • Hindu Business Line - New Delhi looking at granting indemnity to US nuclear power suppliers - Nayanima Basu
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea vows continued support for nuclear export push - Kim Eun-jung
  • Daily Sabah - Local firms aspire to partake in Turkey's nuclear projects
  • Limerick Patch - Limerick Nuclear Plant Taken Offline For Maintenance - Justin Heinze
  • The State - Is Santee Cooper gearing up for the fight of its life? - Cindi Ross Scoppe
  • Physics World - Newport News, VA: US nuclear-physics facility completes $338m upgrade
  • Dong-A Ilbo - 'China has a great responsibility in N.K. nuke,' says Chinese scholar - Wan-Jun Yun
  • Augusta Chronicle - Conservative group taking Georgia Power to task on Vogtle costs overrun - Tom Corwin
  • The Hankyoreh - Final decision nearing on ending construction of Shin-Kori 5, 6 reactors - Choi Ha-yan
  • Gulf News - Riyadh: Mechanism needed to verify Iran deal
  • Asahi Shimbun - Fukushima court orders TEPCO, state to pay compensation
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - Business Briefs: Nuclear Regulatory Commission probes leak at Browns Ferry
  • Ithaca Voice, NY - State funds sought for Cornell incubator, downtown renovation - Brian Crandall
  • The Guardian - Fukushima residents win 500m yen payout over nuclear disaster - Justin McCurry in Tokyo
  • BOE Report - Canadian nuclear industry welcomes the federal government's strong support of the sector
  • New Straits Times - Experts in nuclear, sustainable energy to assemble at Nuclear Youth Summit 2017
  • Utility Dive - Nuclear plant closures to test sufficiency of decommissioning funds - Peter Maloney
  • IAEA - Indonesian City Lands Environmental Award Thanks, in Part, to Use of Nuclear Technique - Miklos Gaspar, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • WBFO PBS Buffalo, NY - EPA suddenly pulls out of radioactive cleanup sites - Mark Wozniak
  • Reuters UK - Saudi Arabia to award nuclear reactor contract by end 2018 - official - Reem Shamseddine
  • ThePrint, New Delhi, India - Pakistan building nuclear weapons storage unit deep in the mountains - Colonel Vinayak Bhat (retd)
  • Electric Light & Power - Risk-based Assessments slow Aging Process for Nuclear Plants - Craig Ranson
  • Reuters - EUROPE POWER-Concern over nuclear restarts lifts French monthly contracts - Vera Eckert
  • BelTA - Second reactor of Belarusian nuclear power plant now covered with protective dome
  • BelTA - Atomenergomash makes internals for second reactor of Belarusian nuclear power plant
  • BelTA - Preparations in progress for major radiation accident response exercise in Belarus
  • Greentech Media - FERC Commissioners and Staff Question DOE's Push for Cost Recovery for Coal and Nuclear - Jeff St. John
  • E&E Daily - ENERGY POLICY: Lawmakers to press Perry on plans for coal, nuclear - Sam Mintz and Christa Marshall
  • NBC Los Angeles - Cleaning Up the Santa Susana Field Lab is All About the Numbers--State regulators, Boeing and community advocates offer different visions for a cleanup - Matthew Glasser
  • ITV UK - Britain's worst nuclear accident: 60th anniversary of the Windscale fire
  • News & Star - Windscale nuclear disaster: 60 years on
  • Newburyport Daily News, MA - C-10 allowed to intervene in Seabrook hearing--Group can join Seabrook hearing - Jack Shea
  • London Times - Hinkley Point deal was best we dared risk, say officials - Emily Gosden
  • Sherbrooke Times, Canada - Terrorist threat: An alarming report on the safety of nuclear power plants
  • Mid-Hudson News - Lopez starts EPA job, awaits direction on natural gas-powered electric plants
  • BelTA - Belarusian Energy and Ecology Forum opens in Minsk
  • Connecticut Mirror - With no plan for replacing Millstone, what are CT's options? - Jan Ellen Spiegel
  • Daily Energy Insider - NEI president urges FERC to implement proposed rulemaking to compensate reliability, resiliency - Kevin Randolph
  • Cumbria Mail - Plaque to remember those affected by Windscale fire goes missing - Jenny Barwise
  • The Sentinel, Carlisle, PA - Guest Editorial: Time for thoughtful energy policy - Mike Butler, Mid-Atlantic Director of the Consumer Energy Alliance
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Report: Out-of-state utility submits bid to buy Santee Cooper
  • Atlanta Business Chronicle - Report: Conservative group speaks out against Plant Vogtle costs (Video) - David Allison
  • Australian Business Review - The costs of the renewable energy target game - Robert Gottliebsen
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Nearly $500M in repair work continues on two TVA dams - Steve Ahillen
  • GAO - Whistleblower Protection: Opportunities Exist for DOD to Improve the Timeliness and Quality of Civilian and Contractor Reprisal Investigations GAO-17-506
  • IAEA - IAEA Mission Says Research Reactor Operator in Norway is Committed to Safety
  • World Nuclear News - Robot deployed into Magnox Swarf Storage Silo
  • World Nuclear News - Westinghouse offers large-scale water jet machining
  • Trend News Agency - US decision to kill nuclear deal enables Iran to reciprocate - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • Trend News Agency - Imposing sanctions on IRGC will impact region - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • NHK World - Court orders compensation for Fukushima victims
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Govt, TEPCO ordered to pay damages
  • Mainichi Daily News - Key ICAN member celebrates Nobel Peace Prize with A-bomb survivors
  • Press TV - United States possible exit from Iran's nuclear deal
  • Press TV - Iran will show proper reaction if JCPOA violated: Salehi
  • Press TV - Nobel Laureate group urges Trump to stick to Iran nuclear deal
  • Ventura County Star - Boeing, activists launch competing websites for public to lobby state about field lab cleanup - Mike Harris
  • Agoura Hills Acorn - Plan for Santa Susana site repair still vague - Melissa Simon
  • Hawaii Public Radio-HPR2 - "Atomic Ware" Vases Hand-Carried to Hiroshima - Wayne Yoshioka
  • The Independent - Threat of nuclear catastrophe 'at highest level since Cold War' - Kim Sengupta
  • DOE:EM - EM Update | Vol. 9, Issue 19 | Oct. 10, 2017
  • State of Nevada - Presentation: Sierra Nevada Forum Yucca Mountain 101: Part 1, "What's Wrong With Yucca Mountain" - Brewery Arts Center, Carson City, 6PM, October 10, 2017 - Robert Halstead
  • State of Nevada - Presentation: Sierra Nevada Forum Yucca Mountain 101: "Yucca Mountain Licensing Proceeding" - Brewery Arts Center, Carson City, 6PM, October 10, 2017 - Marta Adams, Adams Natural Resources Consulting
  • State of Nevada - Presentation: Sierra Nevada Forum Yucca Mountain 101: Part 2, "Legislation, Interim Storage, and Alternatives to Yucca Mountain" - Brewery Arts Center, Carson City, 6PM, October 10, 2017 - Robert Halstead
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Exemptions: Omaha Public Power District; Fort Calhoun Station, Unit No. 1 FR Document: 2017-21762 Citation: 82 FR 47029 PDF Pages 47029-47032
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Facility Operating and Combined Licenses: Applications and Amendments Involving No Significant Hazards Considerations; Biweekly Notice FR Document: 2017-21607 Citation: 82 FR 47032 PDF Pages 47032-47044
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: License Applications: Florida Power and Light Company; Turkey Point, Units 6 and 7 FR Document: 2017-21698 Citation: 82 FR 47044 PDF Pages 47044-47045
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on Regulatory Policies and Practices FR Document: 2017-21767 Citation: 82 FR 47045 PDF Pages 47045-47046

    Monday, October 09, 2017

  • Bloomberg - EPA Set to Scrap Obama's Power Plant Rule Tuesday, Pruitt Says - Ari Natter
  • Bloomberg - Finland's 10-Year Wait for a Nuclear Reactor Just Got Longer - Jesper Starn
  • Reuters - EPA chief to sign rule on Clean Power Plan exit on Tuesday - David Alexander
  • Reuters - Korea Hydro & Nuclear gains European approval for reactor in boost for exports - Jane Chung
  • Reuters - Germany watching Trump's Iran decision with 'great concern' - Andrea Shalal and Michelle Martin
  • Reuters - Areva's Finland reactor to start in 2019 after another delay - Jussi Rosendahl, Tuomas Forsell
  • Reuters - Iran promises 'crushing' response if U.S. designates Guards a terrorist group - Bozorgmehr Sharafedin
  • Reuters - China says hopes Iran nuclear deal stays intact amid Trump criticism - Ben Blanchard
  • Reuters - UPDATE 2-Areva's Finland reactor to start in 2019 after another delay - Jussi Rosendahl and Tuomas Forsell
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-EDF confirms Flamanville reactor budget, full start-up end 2019 - Geert De Clercq and Sudip Kar-Gupta
  • OilPrice - Rising Costs Slow The Growth Of Nuclear Power - Ag Metal Miner
  • The Guardian - Will our Nobel peace prize convince Australia to give up nuclear weapons? - Tim Wright
  • Financial Times - French-backed Finnish nuclear plant delayed again - Richard Milne
  • Washington Examiner - Rick Perry's vision of hot tub-sized nuclear power plants isn't so far-fetched - John Siciliano
  • Boston Globe - OpEd: The nuclear threat doesn't stop with North KoreaJennet Conant
  • UAE National - UAE stresses need to move towards nuclear weapon-free world at UN meeting
  • New York Times - False Assumptions About the Iran Nuclear Deal - Gholamali Khoshroo
  • The State - SC nuclear debacle, by the numbers - Cindi Ross Scoppe
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Gov. McMaster urges South Carolina lawmakers to back sale of Santee Cooper - Andy Shain
  • Surfer Magazine - Why Nuclear Waste Will Likely be "Buried" at San Onofre - Todd Prodanovich
  • PR Newswire - Plant Vogtle Unit 2 returns to service, sets Southern Nuclear fleet record on refueling outage performance - Southern Nuclear
  • IAEA - IAEA Director General at the Edoardo Amaldi Conference: Nuclear Science has a Key Role to Play for Development - Matt Fisher, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Duluth News Tribune - In response: Recycling, modern reactors can solve nuclear-waste 'problem' - George Erickson
  • Sputnik News - Russia Ready to Offer Nuclear Technologies to Algeria
  • Radio New Zealand - French Polynesia nuclear compo fight to go to Human Rights Court
  • Carrick Herald, Scotland - EDF Energy respond to Ayrshire CND nuclear waste concerns
  • Times of India - French nuclear plant outages and restarts - Reuters
  • Times of India - German nuclear plant outages and restarts - Reuters
  • Council on Foreign Relations blog - The Coming Confrontation Between Israel and Iran - Blog Post by Elliott Abrams
  • London Times - Britain's worst nuclear accident - Paul Simons
  • Constitution Daily blog - On this day, FDR approves funding the Manhattan Project
  • Falmouth Enterprise - Learn About Decommissioning Of Pilgrim Nuclear
  • South Wales Argus - More than 5,500 sign anti-dumping petition - Ian Craig
  • Ha'aretz Daily - U.K. Opposed to Scrapping Iran Nuclear Deal, Britain's May Tells Netanyahu - Barak Ravid
  • Iran Front Page - US Problem with Iran Not Nuclear Program but Regional Influence: Hezbollah Chief
  • Fiddlehead Focus, Madawaska, ME - 91-year-old Texan shares memories of Loring Air Force Base
  • News-Herald, Willoughby, OH - Lake, Ottawa counties to talk nuclear plants with Department of Energy - Andrew Cass
  • The Guardian - Trump's plan to bail out failing fossil fuels with taxpayer subsidies is perverse - Dana Nuccitelli
  • SF Chronicle - Why Rick Perry's proposed subsidies for coal fail Economics 101 - Meredith Fowlie, University of California, Berkeley
  • Charleston Post and Courier - SCANA faces more allegations of misleading investors in nuclear power project's final years - Thad Moore
  • East Anglian Daily Times - Engineers to begin ground testing at new Bradwell nuclear power station site - Will Lodge
  • Niagara Frontier Publications - Schumer slams EPA for 'suddenly abandoning radioactive clean-up effort in Niagara County'
  • Grand Junction Sentinel - 'Uranium Mania' film part of events during Earth Science Week - Gabrielle Porter
  • Columbia Chronicle, Chicago, IL - Earliest nuclear reactor's 75th anniversary commemorated - Alexa Rixon
  • Columbia Missourian - Callaway nuclear plant begins routine refueling - Rachel McKee Taylor
  • Bellona - Russia and Norway make progress on cross-border environmental problems - Charles Digges, translated by Anna Kireeva
  • Power Engineering International - Latest delay sees Finnish nuclear plant to go decade behind schedule - Diarmaid Williams
  • Reuters UK - Finland's Olkiluoto 3 reactor start delayed to May 2019 - Jussi Rosendahl and Tuomas Forsell
  • WorldStage - Nigeria Nuclear Regulatory Authority's workers seek FG's funding with 2% oil proceeds - Adesanya Alao
  • London Times - Sellafield link to radiation found in marine mammals - Mike Merritt
  • Calvert Recorder - Nuke plant emergency ops may move - Tamara Ward
  • IAEA - IAEA Mission Sees Improvements to France's Regulatory Safety Framework, Areas for Enhancement
  • World Nuclear News - South Korea's AP1400 clear for European export
  • World Nuclear News - Olkiluoto 3 commercial operation rescheduled
  • World Nuclear News - Milestones for Vogtle construction
  • World Nuclear News - EDF on track with Flamanville performance testing
  • BBC - UK 'firmly committed' to upholding Iran nuclear deal
  • Trend News Agency - Iran's diplomatic front backs IRGC in warning US over sanctions - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • Finding the Missing Link - The Potential Catastrophe of Reactor 2 at Fukushima Daiichi: What Effect for the Pacific and the US? - Akio Matsumura (February 11, 2017)
  • NHK World - Rice harvested near Fukushima accident site
  • Asahi Shimbun - VOTE 2017: Abe jumps the gun and calls North Korea a 'nuclear state'
  • Japan Times - Key ICAN member congratulates hibakusha over Nobel Peace Prize at Tokyo meeting
  • Jiji Press - Hibakusha Share Joy over Nobel Prize for ICAN
  • Press TV - Iran to reciprocate US measures against IRGC
  • Press TV - IAEA, world leaders reject US claims on Iran nuclear deal
  • Press TV - US supplying munitions to Daesh, Nusra terrorists: Top Syrian general
  • Press TV - US provoking Iran to justify own belligerence: Analyst
  • Press TV - Trump's 'decertification' of Iran deal would be 'colossal blunder'
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Exemptions: Omaha Public Power District; Fort Calhoun Station, Unit No. 1 FR Document: 2017-21762 Citation: 82 FR 47029 PDF Pages 47029-47032
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Facility Operating and Combined Licenses: Applications and Amendments Involving No Significant Hazards Considerations; Biweekly Notice FR Document: 2017-21607 Citation: 82 FR 47032 PDF Pages 47032-47044
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: License Applications: Florida Power and Light Company; Turkey Point, Units 6 and 7 FR Document: 2017-21698 Citation: 82 FR 47044 PDF Pages 47044-47045
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on Regulatory Policies and Practices FR Document: 2017-21767 Citation: 82 FR 47045 PDF Pages 47045-47046
  • The Guardian - Inside the CIA's Black Site Torture Room - Larry Siems
  • Sputnik News - July 20, 1977: CIA Mind Control Project MKUltra Docs Released for First TimeCC0
  • Buffalo News - Schumer calls on EPA to resume hotspot cleanups - Mark Sommer
  • Buffalo News - Schumer to visit Lewiston to push waste cleanup - Jerry Zremski
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - University of Texas explores bid to manage nuclear lab

    Sunday, October 08, 2017

  • Army Dot Mil - Radioactive St. Louis–Government Nuclear Waste Scandal Exposed with Dawn Chapman - Dawn Chapman, hosted by Michael Parker
  • Army Dot Mil - Manhattan Project Fallout: St. Louis' Nuclear Legacy Unravels
  • Army Dot Mil - ST. LOUIS PREPS FOR "CATASTROPHIC" NUCLEAR EVENT
  • Army Dot Mil - EPA Does NOTHING as Nuclear Waste Calamity Inches Closer
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Editorial: 'Enough is enough' nuclear waste
  • In These Times - Warnings from First Americans: Insidious Changes Are Underway that Will Affect Us All - Stephanie Woodard
  • In These Times - How the U.S. Government Is Helping Corporations Plunder Native Land - Stephanie Woodard
  • In These Times - Don't Be Fooled by the Limelight on Lifestyle as a Cancer Risk - Laura Orlando
  • Twin Falls Times-News - Scientists and utilities reconsider the grid in the age of renewables - Kevin Trevellyan
  • El Paso Herald-Post - Cold War, Nuclear Testing Subject of Artist Lecture through University Art Gallery at NMSU - Minerva Baumann -NMSU
  • Tri-City Herald - Richland nuclear plant OK'd to ship radioactive waste - Annette Cary
  • AP News - Iran Guard chief warns US against imposing new sanctions
  • Bloomberg - What Will It Take for Japan to Change? A Q&A with journalist Richard Lloyd Parry on the repercussions of the 2011 tsunami - Nisid Hajari
  • Reuters - Kobe Steel says specification data falsified on aluminum, copper products - Hideyuki Sano
  • Reuters - Chinese watchdog says 1.34 million officials punished for graft since 2013 - Cate Cadell
  • Reuters - Iran names nuclear negotiating team member jailed for spying - Babak Dehghanpisheh
  • Reuters - Kim Jong Un praises nuclear program, promotes sister to center of power - James Pearson
  • Reuters - Iran warns U.S. against imposing further sanctions - Babak Dehghanpisheh and William Maclean
  • Japan Times - Editorial: NRA's nod for a Tepco nuclear plant restart
  • Salt Lake Tribune - Did testimony from state environmental regulators undermine a lawsuit against a Utah uranium mill? - Emma Penrod
  • NDTV - - NDTV - Indian-American Entrepreneur Offers Fast-Track Mini Nuclear Reactors To India
  • Charleston Post and Courier - SCANA CEO Kevin Marsh is at the center of the nuclear project's spectacular failure. But who is he? - Tony Bartelme and John McDermott
  • Xinhua News - Top leader tasks DPRK with nuclear, missile development despite UN sanctions
  • Scottish Daily Express - MAPPED: Which countries have nuclear weapons? Does North Korea have nukes? - Vickiie Oliphant
  • Huffington Post South Africa - Nuclear Programme: Kubayi Has Promised Nothing But Transparency
  • Daily Star London - Ghana: Two dead after mushroom cloud explosion felt for TWO MILES - Henry Holloway & Jamie Micklethwaite
  • Samoa Observer - In Pacific, rising tensions evoke troubling nuclear legacy
  • Yonhap News - Jury on fate of 2 unfinished nuclear reactors to enter crucial debate camp this week - jschang@yna.co.kr
  • Sunday Times Johannesburg - Kubayi powers on with new nuclear plan - Thanduxolo Jika
  • Deutsche Welle - International Gallup poll: Diplomacy rather than war with North Korea
  • Alamogordo Daily News - Thousands tour Trinity Site during semi-annual open house - Tara Melton
  • Mehr News Agency - IAEA, not US, sole body to confirm Iran's commitments under JCPOA
  • Yonhap News - Trump: Only one thing will work to solve N.K. nuclear impasse - hague@yna.co.kr
  • Yonhap News - (News Focus) Nuclear phase-out puts burden on S. Korea's export drive - Kim Eun-jung
  • Yonhap News - (News Focus) Nuclear sub fuel, spy satellites likely on S. Korea's arms shopping list - Lee Chi-dong
  • Energy Bangla - Russia-BD cooperation In Nuclear Energy Opens New Scopes For Youth
  • News18 - How India Can Go After Pakistan's Nuclear Stockpile - Uday Singh Rana
  • Fin24 - More moves to hobble Treasury - Sipho Masondo
  • Bayshore Broadcasting - Bruce Power Economic Boom - John Divinski
  • Tri-City Herald - Richland company pays $235,000 to settle Hanford fraud allegations - Annette Cary
  • USGS - M 4.5 - 26km ESE of Muroran, Japan
  • Jiji Press - Edano's Party Aiming for Early Zero Nuclear Power Generation
  • Winston-Salem Journal - Higher Education Notebook: WFU researcher involved in new method to remove radioactive waste from nuclear fuel rods - John Hinton

    Saturday, October 07, 2017

  • KRQE News 13 Albuquerque - Replica of Trinity Tower unveiled at Nuclear Science Museum amid protests
  • Tri-City Herald - Richland company pays $235,000 to settle Hanford fraud allegations - Annette Cary
  • Albuquerque Journal - UT System expected to bid to manage LANL - T. S. Last
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - CCNS Appeals EPA Denial To Terminate LANL Outfall From Clean Water Act Permit - CCNS News
  • Bill Moyers and Company - Ellsberg, In Upcoming Book, Warns of Nuclear Dangers in the Era of Trump - Greg Mitchell
  • AP News - Iran president: 10 Trumps can't roll back nuke deal benefits - Amir Vahdat
  • AP News - In Pacific, rising tensions evoke troubling nuclear legacy - Nick Perry
  • AP News - New US measures aim to show Trump is tough on Iran - Deb Riechmann
  • Reuters - Trump to unveil new responses to Iranian 'bad behavior': White House - Jonathan Landay
  • Reuters - Iranian president defends nuclear deal, says Trump can not undermine it - Babak Dehghanpisheh
  • Reuters - Rosatom's Paks nuclear project in Hungary delayed - Marton Dunai
  • New York Times - OpEd: The Iran Nuclear Deal Isn't Worth Saving - Michael B. Oren, Israel's deputy minister for diplomacy, Israeli ambassador to the United States from 2009 to 2013
  • Plymouth Herald - The giant tunnel near Plymouth which hides a deadly nuclear secret - Andy Greenwood
  • Brattleboro Reformer - Welch bill would compensate nuke fuel towns - Mike Faher
  • The State - SCE&G delayed budget request for bungled nuke project until after longtime utility regulator re-elected - Sammy Fretwell
  • Nuclear Street - IAEA Says Nuclear Security In Germany Is Strong
  • The Hill blog - OpEd: America is sacrificing its leadership role in nuclear energy - David Gattie
  • Albuquerque Journal - KAFB sees command change - Maggie Shepard
  • IOL - Eskom's nuclear debate programme a powerful success - Zeenat Vallie
  • Texas Public Radio - How Did The South Texas Project Nuclear Power Plant Weather Harvey? - David Martin Davies
  • Scout Press - The U.S. Navy is About to Get a New Nuclear Attack Submarine - Dave Majumdar
  • Japan Times - CDP to challenge ruling coalition with anti-nuclear, no-tax hike pledges - Sputnik News
  • Sputnik News - Airborne Radioactive Isotope Suddenly Sweeps Across Europe
  • ICIS - UK nuclear maintenance adds to late November power supply risk
  • Saudi Gazette - Nuclear energy is green, it's safe, Heard asserts - Ramnarayan Iyer
  • Lacey Patch - Oyster Creek Nuclear Plant Closure Date Has Not Changed, Spokeswoman Says - Patricia A. Miller
  • The Mirror UK - The secrets behind Britain's first atomic bomb - and the heartbreaking aftermath - Susie Boniface
  • Barnstable Patriot - Deconstructing Pilgrim: 'Closing the reactor should be a public safety decision, not a business decision' - Diane Turco
  • Southern Political Report - Plant Vogtle Construction Progress Update - Baker Owens
  • Press TV - Iran rejects Reuters report, says missile program non-negotiable
  • Colombo Gazette, Sri Lanka - Government issues gazette against nuclear, chemical weapons
  • Santa Ynez Valley News - Gene Nelson: Diablo Canyon – a lifesaver for California - Gene Nelson, CGNP government liaison
  • Courier-Gazette & Camden Herald, Rockland, ME - 'Atomic Café' a film of frisson
  • Orlando Sentinel - Commentary: In Florida and the Grand Canyon, a kindred war on development - Diane Roberts
  • Trend News Agency - Trump's "unwise" plan on Iran deal may damage US credibility - Mohammad Jafari
  • NHK World - Lion dance festival returns to Fukushima village
  • NHK World - ICAN member comments on Nobel Peace Prize
  • Asahi Shimbun - Japan perplexed over decision to award Peace Prize to ICAN
  • Asahi Shimbun - Strong quake shakes northeastern Japan, no danger of tsunami
  • Japan Times - Nobel Peace Prize is also for hibakusha: ICAN chief
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Nobel Prize a message to Trump
  • Press TV - Can US be trusted anymore amid talks of Iran nuclear deal scrapping?
  • Press TV - US on 'collision course' with international community over JCPOA: Zarif
  • Press TV - Trump to 'decertify' Iran deal, but asks Congress not to reimpose sanctions: Reports
  • Press TV - Trump may not be elected to 2nd term if he revokes JCPOA: Analyst
  • Press TV - No one can undo benefits of Iran deal: President Rouhani
  • Press TV - Trump's confrontation with Iran will backfire: Commentator
  • Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works - Chairman Barrasso Questions NRC Nominee Jeffery Baran on Troubling Views on Nuclear Licensing
  • Rep. Mark Amodei, (R-NV2) - Amodei Statement on Nuclear Waste Policy Act Passing Out of Committee - Thursday June 29, 2017
  • Dr. Mercola - The Rarely Discussed Reality of Radioactive Pollution
  • Ron Paul Institute - What Did Washington Achieve in its Six Year War on Syria? - Ron Paul
  • Ron Paul Institute - USA LIBERTY Act - Making Spying On You Permanent - Daniel Mcadams
  • Deutsche Welle - What is the Iran nuclear deal?
  • All Things Nuclear - Don't Make the Same Mistake on Iran that Bush Made on North Korea - David Wright, Co-Director and Senior Scientist
  • Exchange Monitor - NRC Available Nuclear Waste Fund Balance Dips Below $600K
  • Army Dot Mil - video: Radioactive St. Louis: West Lake Landfill Nuclear Waste & Liability - Byron DeLear
  • Army Dot Mil - Nuclear Waste and Underground Fire: What Could Go Wrong? - Jordan Chariton

    Friday, October 06, 2017

  • Portsmouth Daily Times - Piketon continues to fight radioactive disposal site - Nikki Blankenship
  • DOE:PPPO - PPPO Cleanup Projects - Portsmouth, Paducah, & DUF6
  • Hartford Business Journal - Courtney targets nuclear waste - Matt Pilon
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Hard questions around fuel shipping remain third rail of Yucca debate - David Iaconangelo
  • Neutron Bytes - SMR Supply Chains, Costs, are Focus of Key Developments - Dan Yurman
  • Sentinel-Tribune, Bowling Green, OH - Luckey site soil plan moves ahead despite opposition - Debbie Rogers
  • CNN - Interior Department whistleblower resigns after reassignment from climate change duties - Miranda Green
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - LANL: Four Entrepreneurial Fellows Announced In New Postdoctoral Training Program - Submitted by Carol A. Clark
  • Albuquerque Journal - Report: It's space travel power versus pits at Los Alamos - Mark Oswald
  • Tri-City Herald - 20 years of saving lives, averting disaster near Richland - Annette Cary
  • AP News - Spike in airborne radioactivity detected in Europe
  • AP News - Nobel Peace Prize awarded to anti-nuclear campaign group
  • Bloomberg - Activists Against Nuclear Weapons Awarded Nobel Peace Prize - Mikael Holter and Sveinung Sleire
  • Bloomberg - No, Trump Is Not Withdrawing From the Iran Deal - Eli Lake
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-Rosatom's Paks nuclear project in Hungary delayed - Marton Dunai
  • Reuters - Exclusive: Iran open to talks over its ballistic missile program - sources - Parisa Hafezi, Jonathan Saul, John Walcott
  • Reuters - Anti-nuclear campaign group wins 2017 Nobel Peace Prize - Nerijus Adomaitis, Tom Miles
  • Reuters - EU Commission says all sides should stick to Iran deal terms - Philip Blenkinsop
  • Reuters - ICAN chief's message to Trump and Kim: nuclear weapons are illegal - Tom Miles
  • Reuters - ICAN elated at Nobel Peace Prize, pays tribute to atom bomb survivors - Tom Miles
  • Reuters - Iran nuclear deal should be preserved: Russia - Raushan Nurshayeva
  • Reuters - Westinghouse plans executive pay boosts, bonuses to spur restructuring - Jim Christie
  • Reuters - Anti-nuclear campaign group wins 2017 Nobel Peace Prize - Nerijus Adomaitis, Tom Miles
  • BBC - Anti-nuclear weapons group Ican wins Nobel Peace Prize
  • Daily Telegraph - Radioactive wild boar spark concerns in Sweden 31 years after Chernobyl - Richard Orange, Malmö
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Public education alert: Americans still support nuclear weapons use - John Mecklin
  • Harvard Crimson - Study Shows Public Approval of Nuclear Weapons Usage - Cindy H. Zhang
  • Financial Times - Japan nuclear stocks down on opposition party's phase-out plans - Edward White
  • London Sun - Bungling Navy officer accidentally fired a torpedo into a nuclear dockyard while doing maintenance - Jacob Dirnhuber
  • IAEA - IAEA Completes Nuclear Security Advisory Mission in Germany - Bonn Germany
  • The State - Expect more nuclear fallout at SC Senate hearing - Bristow Marchant
  • Johannesburg Citizen - Eskom launches first school nuclear debate programme in EC
  • ESI Africa - Nuclear debate programme: SA utility educates youth on nuclear
  • USGS - M 6.0 - 255km ESE of Ishinomaki, Japan
  • USGS - M 5.4 - 28km ENE of Iwaki, Japan
  • 23 WIFR, Rockford, IL - Workers begin Byron nuclear plant outage
  • Sputnik News - Oil, Arms and Nuclear Energy: Overview of Saudi King's Landmark Visit to Russia
  • Sputnik News - Radioactive Waste Found 60 Miles Away From Fukushima Meltdown Site
  • BelTA - Center of Nuclear and Radiation Safety set up in Belarus
  • BelTA - Makei: Discussions surrounding the BelNPP are largely politicized
  • Washington Examiner - Rick Perry defends controversial proposal, says coal and nuclear should be 'part of future' - Josh Siegel
  • Los Angeles Times - OpEd: Rick Perry's plan to subsidize coal and nuclear plants does nothing to fix the U.S. power gridMiranda A.A. Ballentine, Mark Dyson
  • University of Chicago News Office - The New Nuclear Landscape and Its Implications for International Security - Rachel Bronson, executive director and publisher of Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists, moderates a discussion on today's nuclear landscape with Michael Morell, former acting director of the CIA; US Representative Bill Foster, 11th District of Illinois; and Robert Rosner, the William E. Wrather Distinguished Service Professor in Astronomy & Astrophysics and Physics at the University of Chicago
  • The Chicago Maroon - UC Berkeley Professor Talks Significance of CP-1 at Nuclear Physics Lecture - Tony Brooks
  • Asbury Park Press - Christie: Oyster Creek shutdown preparations ahead of schedule - Amanda Oglesby
  • Japan Today - TEPCO reactors' safety clearance irks Fukushima victims
  • The State - Ex-Santee Cooper executives in running for interim post at troubled state power company - Sammy Fretwell
  • Public Citizen - Public Citizen to House Lawmakers: Trump Administration Proposal to Subsidize Nuclear and Coal Would Burden Consumers - Testimony: Tyson Slocum
  • All Things Nuclear - Well-Deserved Recognition: ICAN Wins Nobel Peace Prize - Sean Meyer, manager of strategic campaigns
  • GAO - Defense Nuclear Enterprise: Processes to Monitor Progress on Implementing Recommendations and Managing Risks Could Be Improved GAO-18-144
  • IAEA - Radiopharmaceuticals - A Key Component of Nuclear Medicine
  • IAEA - IAEA's Nuclear Law Institute Opens This Week in Baden, Austria - Fanny Tonos Paniagua, IAEA Office of Legal Affairs
  • World Nuclear News - NEI calls on FERC to expedite market change
  • World Nuclear News - UAE nuclear operator committed to safety, says IAEA
  • World Nuclear News - Russia, Saudi Arabia strengthen ties in nuclear energy
  • The Guardian - Trump's cryptic warning ahead of Iran decision: 'The calm before the storm' – video
  • BBC - Trump might 'abandon Iran nuclear deal'
  • BBC - Nobel peace prize: Ican award sends nuclear message - Jonathan Marcus
  • NHK World - Quake off Fukushima, no tsunami
  • NHK World - Koike's party calls for ditching nuclear power
  • NHK World - Japan's Peace Boat welcomes ICAN's Nobel Prize
  • Asahi Shimbun - Anti-nuclear weapons group ICAN awarded Peace Prize
  • Asahi Shimbun - Japanese roots of Nobel winner Kazuo Ishiguro lauded in Japan - The Associated Press
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Govt, TEPCO must make efforts to realize restarts of N-reactors
  • Yonhap News - N. Korean nuclear attack on Seoul, Tokyo could claim more than 2 mln lives: report
  • Press TV - EU will not renege on Iran deal commitments even if US does: EU official
  • Press TV - Russia, EU signal parting ways with US on Iran deal
  • Press TV - Iran has not lived up to 'spirit' of nuclear deal: Trump
  • Press TV - Report: Trump plans to decertify Iran nuclear agreement
  • Press TV - Iran nuclear deal one of intl. community's most important achievements: Lavrov
  • Xinhua News - Iran warns nuclear deal "not renegotiable"
  • Xinhua News - Russian military warns of destroying terrorists in U.S.-controlled Syrian area
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice: Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Weekly Receipts FR Document: 2017-21548 Citation: 82 FR 46808 PDF Page 46808
  • Navy Department - Notice: Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Former Naval Weapons Station Seal Beach, Detachment Concord, Concord, CA FR Document: 2017-21601 Citation: 82 FR 46773 PDF Page 46773
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Rule: Prompt Remediation of Residual Radioactivity During Operation FR Document: 2017-21546 Citation: 82 FR 46666 PDF Pages 46666-46668
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Proposed Rule: Fire Protection Compensatory Measures FR Document: 2017-21544 Citation: 82 FR 46717 PDF Pages 46717-46719
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Agreement State Program Policy Statement FR Document: 2017-21542 Citation: 82 FR 46840 PDF Pages 46840-46843
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2017-21755 Citation: 82 FR 46843 PDF Pages 46843-46844
  • Congress.gov - H.R.3970 - To assist communities affected by stranded nuclear waste, and for other purposes. - Sponsor: Rep. Schneider, Bradley Scott [D-IL-10] (Introduced 10/05/2017)
  • Brussels Times - We must get out of the impasse" on the storage of nuclear waste - Christopher Vincent

    Thursday, October 05, 2017

  • Miami New Times - State Senator Says FPL Isn't Preparing Miami's Nuclear Plant for Sea-Level Rise - Jerry Iannelli
  • Tracy Press, Tracy, CA - Consensus on Site 300 contamination - Michael Ellis Langley
  • In These Times - Warnings from First Americans: Insidious Changes Are Underway that Will Affect Us All - Stephanie Woodard
  • Washington Post - Bipartisan group of lawmakers seeks to impose new curb on U.S. government spy power - Ellen Nakashima
  • Washington Post - Notes from closed meeting show how Interior aims to weaken environmental laws - Darryl Fears
  • Washington Post - Interior Department whistleblower resigns, calling Ryan Zinke's leadership a failure - Darryl Fears
  • Oak Ridger - Rosenthal: Selecting, assisting a new ORNL director - D. Ray Smith and Carolyn Kraus
  • EurekAlert - Story tips from the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory, October 2017 - DOE/Oak Ridge National Laboratory
  • Las Cruces Sun-News - Cold War, nuclear testing subject of artist lecture through University Art Gallery at NMSU - Minerva Baumann
  • KOMO Seattle - 650 truckloads of grout to fill collapsed radioactive tunnel at Hanford - Nicholas K. Geranios
  • Tri-City Herald - More dirt caves in during work to stabilize Hanford nuclear waste tunnel - Annette Cary
  • Tri-City Herald - video: Workers use grout to fill PUREX Tunnel 1 at Hanford
  • KNDO/KNDO Yakima/Kennewick - Crews begin injecting engineered grout into Hanford site waste storage tunnel
  • New Mexico State University - Cold War and nuclear testing subject of artist lecture through University Art Gallery at NMSU - Minerva Baumann
  • Bloomberg - Demise of Energy East Pipeline Draws Cheers in Quebec - Frederic Tomesco and Sandrine Rastello
  • Bloomberg - Trump's New Policy Will Focus on Iran's Meddlers - Eli Lake
  • Reuters - Exclusive: European envoys take fight for Iran nuclear deal to U.S. Congress - Patricia Zengerle
  • Salon - The enormous cost of more nuclear weapons--Is the expansion of our nuclear arsenal in America's best interest, or is it just Trump's latest boastful display? - Guy T. Saperstein, Kelsey Abkin
  • Washington Post - Jimmy Carter: What I've learned from North Korea's leaders - Jimmy Carter, the 39th president of the United States, is founder of the nonprofit Carter Center
  • Greentech Media - Behind the Backlash to Energy Secretary Rick Perry's Demand for Coal-Nuclear Market Intervention - Jeff St. John
  • Daily Energy Insider - Nuclear expansion expected to slow in the coming years, IAEA report says - Alex Murtha
  • Forbes blog - Trump Administration Unveils Plan To Help Coal, Nuclear Sectors - Michael Krancer
  • MIT Tech - Nuclear and present danger--MIT security experts discuss how to lower tensions between the U.S. and North Korea. - Peter Dizikes
  • Times of India - Air Force capable of striking nuclear, other targets in Pakistan: IAF Chief
  • TCPalm - Hurricane Irma nearly forced FPL to shut down St. Lucie Nuclear Plant; should it have? - Lucas Daprile
  • GAO - Defense Nuclear Enterprise: Processes to Monitor Progress on Implementing Recommendations and Managing Risks Could Be Improved GAO-18-144
  • The Local Sweden - Radioactive boar shot dead in Sweden – 31 years after Chernobyl disaster
  • TASS - Russia, Saudi Arabia may develop nuclear cooperation
  • Asharq Al-Awsat - Riyadh, Moscow Sign MoUs in Nuclear Energy, Other Fields
  • Forbes blog - How Do Underground Nuclear Tests Work? - Answer by Richard Muller, Professor of Physics at UC Berkeley, author of Now, The Physics of Time
  • Fin24 CapeTown - How nuclear can support green applications for a sustainable SA - Joe-Nimique Cilliers, a SAN-NEST research fellow, North West University; Dr. Anthonie Cilliers (Pr.Eng), National Coordinator South African Network for Nuclear Education, Science and Technology (SAN-NEST); and Prof Jannie Neethling, a SAN-NEST research fellow and Director of the Centre for HRTEM, Nelson Mandela University
  • Albuquerque Journal - Nuclear bomb test site comes to life at museum - Maddy Hayden
  • KOB TV4 Albuquerque - Trinity Site tower replica built at nuclear museum - Eddie Garcia
  • WHYY Newsworks - Oyster Creek nuclear plant in N.J. may close before planned 2019 shutdown - Phil Gregory
  • Cape Cod Times - Pilgrim owner backs off another nuclear plant closure - Christine Legere
  • NRT - Nuclear watchdog seeks airborne particles from North Korea
  • Bangladesh Daily Star - $1b for Rooppur nuke power plant - Rejaul Karim Byron
  • Cumbria Mail - Union demands government intervenes in Cumbria nuclear plant project
  • ConstructionNews UK - Moorside nuclear plant delayed 'until late 2020s'
  • OBRag.org - Nuclear Shutdown News for September 2017 – Texas and Florida Nukes Refused to Shut Down During Hurricanes - Michael Steinberg
  • Washington Post - These airmen cleaned up an H-bomb disaster. Decades later, they're still fighting for benefits - Derek Hawkins
  • Yonhap News - U.S. quit talking to N. Korea after 6th nuclear test: lawmaker - hague@yna.co.kr
  • Penarth Times UK - Vale council voices concern over plans for radioactive material disposal near Penarth - Anthony Lewis
  • Times of India - French nuclear plant outages and restarts - Reuters
  • Press TV - US threats against Iran nuclear deal just a game: Analyst
  • Trend News Agency - Iran's Economic Diplomacy - Mahmood Khaghani
  • Financial Times - Trump should be wary of another tussle with Iran
  • Japan Times - The return of the madman theory--Is Trump reviving a style of U.S. diplomacy aimed at instilling fear in America's enemies? - Nina L. Khrushcheva
  • BelTA - Belarus to keep developing renewable energy after nuclear power plant goes online
  • BelTA - Belarus' nuclear power plant to reduce electricity rates
  • BelTA - Belarus to discuss nuclear power plant project with Lithuania one more time before yearend
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Toshiba crushed by hubris and hesitation--Investment missteps humble a once-proud Japanese industrial leader - Tetsuya Abe
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Measuring radiation doses in mass-casualty emergencies - Mary Sproull, Kevin Camphausen, Gregory Koblentz
  • IAEA - IAEA Joins Forces with WHO and UNICEF to Tackle the Double Burden of Malnutrition
  • Sherbrooke Times, Canada - Strasbourg: radioactive waste not reported discovered a company in the port
  • Pahrump Valley Times - Frustrated displayed over lack of progress on Yucca Mountain - Gary Martin
  • Arab News - Saudi Prince calls for clarity in Iranian nuclear deal
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - Plymouth - Taking a look back over 25 and 50 years - Beth McDermott
  • Cleveland Plain Dealer - FE nuclear surcharges opposed by Ohio voters, API poll finds - John Funk
  • San Clemente Times - Advocacy Groups Seek Nuclear Fuel Permit Revocation at SONGS - Eric Heinz
  • Asahi Shimbun - VOX POPULI: Can TEPCO still be trusted after past disasters and attitudes?
  • Deutsche Welle - Japan's TEPCO nuclear plant restarts fear of new Fukushima
  • Asahi Shimbun - EDITORIAL: Tokyo must face up to its duty in legal process for nuclear restarts
  • World Nuclear News - CNSC publishes amended regulations
  • World Nuclear News - Putin stresses potential of Russian icebreaker fleet
  • Platts - November power jumps as France hit by further nuclear delays, outages - Anuradha Ramanathan
  • Deutsche Welle - Spike in radioactivity measured in Germany, other European countries
  • IAEA - Costa Rica Aims to Eradicate Harmful Flies with the Help of Wasps and Nuclear Technology - Laura Gil, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Reactors' safety approval is good sign for Tepco turnaround
  • TEPCO - Press Release (Oct 02,2017)Situation of storing and treatment of accumulated water including highly concentrated radioactive materials at Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station
  • TEPCO - (Comment) Draft assessment report about revision for reactor installation permit for Kashiwazaki-Kariwa NPS Units 6/7
  • Pakistan Daily Times - PTI starts nuclear program after successful launch of missile - Anees Hanif
  • Vermont Journalism Trust - Entergy, NorthStar want critical comments nixed - Mike Faher
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Santee Cooper to name interim CEO at Friday meeting in wake of scuttled nuclear reactors - Thad Moore
  • Norfolk Eastern Daily Press - Letter: Call for nuclear test veterans to mark bomb date - David Freeman, Thorpe St Andrew
  • Austin American-Statesman - Panel weighs changes to pricing in the state's electricity market - Bob Sechler
  • Columbus Dispatch - Letter: Old plants could cost customers dearly - John Finnigan, Senior counsel, Environmental Defense Fund, Cincinnati
  • Surf City SandPaper - FEMA: Oyster Creek Successfully Passes Drill - Gina G. Scala
  • Utility Dive - Powelson: FERC 'will not destroy the marketplace' in DOE cost recovery rulemaking - Gavin Bade
  • Tri-City Herald - New president named for Hanford prime contractor - Annette Cary
  • Tri-City Herald - Problem solved. Work to stabilize Hanford waste tunnel restarts - Annette Cary
  • Tri-City Herald - More dirt caves in during work to stabilize Hanford nuclear waste tunnel - Annette Cary
  • DOE - U.S. Deputy Secretary of Energy Dan Brouillette Kicks Off Solar Decathlon 2017
  • DOE - Secretary of Energy Rick Perry Announces First Shipment of U.S. Crude Oil to India
  • GAO - Defense Nuclear Enterprise: Processes to Monitor Progress on Implementing Recommendations and Managing Risks Could Be Improved GAO-18-144
  • NRC - NRC Names New Resident Inspector at Brunswick Nuclear Plant
  • IAEA - IAEA Sees Safety Commitment at UAE's First Nuclear Power Plant Ahead of Planned Operation Start - Barakah United Arab Emirates
  • Trend News Agency - Brief overview of Iranian gas export destinations - Azer Ahmadbayli
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - 2017 Lower House Election / Reactor restarts expected to be key poll issue
  • Jiji Press - Locals Seek Explanations on Restart Approval for TEPCO Reactors
  • Bellona - Russia to answer for its 'foreign agent' law in European Court of Human Rights - Charles Digges
  • Press TV - 180 House Democrats ask Trump to certify Iran nuclear deal
  • Press TV - US, Israel afraid of independent Iran: Chomsky
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Zero-nuclear power policy without concrete measures is irresponsible
  • Chillicothe Gazette - Piketon to DOE: 'We're not going to quit' - Chris Balusik
  • Congress.gov - S.1903 - A bill to assist communities affected by stranded nuclear waste, and for other purposes - Sponsor: Sen. Duckworth, Tammy [D-IL] (Introduced 10/02/2017)
  • Congress.gov - H.R.3929 - Stranded Nuclear Waste Accountability Act of 2017 - Sponsor: Rep. Courtney, Joe [D-CT2] (Introduced 10/03/2017)
  • Los Angeles Times - OpEd: Morris Davis: Here's why I resigned as the chief prosecutor at Guantanamo - Morris Davis
  • Legal Reader - Radiation Exposure Decades Ago to Blame for Illnesses, Veterans Claim - Sara E. Teller
  • Barry and District News - Concerns over plans to dump radioactive waste off Barry coastline - Dominic Jones
  • Rep. Joe Courtney (D-CT2) - Courtney, Welch Reintroduce Bill To Aid Municipalities With 'Stranded Nuclear Waste'
  • Congressional Budget Office - Cost Estimate: H.R. 3053, Nuclear Waste Policy Amendments Act of 2017
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Notices:, Instructions and Reports to Workers: Inspection and Investigations FR Document: 2017-21418 Citation: 82 FR 46543 PDF Pages 46543-46544
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Environmental Assessments; Availability, etc.: NextEra Energy Duane Arnold, LLC., Duane Arnold Energy Center, Unit No. 1 FR Document: 2017-21498 Citation: 82 FR 46541 PDF Pages 46541-46543
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Amendment Applications: Vogtle Electric Generating Plant, Units 3 and 4 Southern Nuclear Operating Co. Resolution of Auxiliary Building Wall Thickness and Description Inconsistencies FR Document: 2017-21495 Citation: 82 FR 46537 PDF Pages 46537-46541
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Amendments: Southern Nuclear Operating Co., Inc., Vogtle Electric Generating Plant, Units 3 and 4; Standardization of Instrumentation Setpoint Nomenclature FR Document: 2017-21496 Citation: 82 FR 46544 PDF Pages 46544-46545
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Amendments: Vogtle Electric Generating Plant, Units 3 and 4; Southern Nuclear Operating Co. Hydrogen Venting from Passive Core Cooling System Compartments FR Document: 2017-21497 Citation: 82 FR 46536 PDF Pages 46536-46537
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards; Subcommittee on Planning and Procedures FR Document: 2017-21499 Citation: 82 FR 46537 PDF Page 46537 (1 page) Permalink

    Wednesday, October 04, 2017

  • Fortune - Why the NSA Should Thank Edward Snowden - Timothy H. Edgar
  • Stars and Stripes - Congressman lambastes Pentagon for withholding Osprey documents - Stephen Carlson
  • Santa Fe Reporter - Contract Scoping: As new bidders seek to score LANL management contract, locals push for community concerns - Elizabeth Miller
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - INL holding Family Nuclear Science Night
  • TheDenverChannel - Payouts in Rocky Flats nuclear plant settlement could come soon - Associated Press
  • KNDO/KNDO Yakima/Kennewick - African American history at Hanford nuclear site focus of WSU Tri-Cities, National Park Service project
  • Tri-City Herald - Hanford board back in business after 3-month delay - Annette Cary
  • Tri-City Herald - Take a bike tour of Manhattan Project National Historical Park at Hanford - Annette Cary
  • New Yorker - The Winners of the 2017 Nobel Prize in Physics Helped Us See the Universe Anew - Anthony Lydgate
  • Washington Post - 2017 Nobel-winning research on gravitational waves, LIGO and gravity explained - Joel Achenbach
  • AP News - Legislators grill CEO of public co-owner of nuclear debacle - Seanna Adcox
  • AP News - Pentagon says Trump's Afghan troop boost to cost $1 billion - Richard Lardner
  • AP News - Iran deal's future may hinge on face-saving fix for Trump - Bradley Klapper and Matthew Lee
  • AP News - AP Explains: Why gravitational wave researchers won a Nobel - Seth Borenstein
  • Bloomberg - South Africa Minister Says Eskom Lies Are 'Assault on Democracy' - Paul Vecchiatto and Paul Burkhardt
  • Bloomberg - Key Senator Outlines a Path for Trump on Iran Nuclear Deal - Kambiz Foroohar
  • Reuters - Trump to receive multiple options on Iran nuclear deal: Tillerson - Susan Heavey, Mohammad Zargham and Phil Stewart
  • Reuters - Europe will do everything to preserve Iran nuclear deal: EU diplomat - John Miller
  • Reuters - Iran sentences member of nuclear negotiating team to 5 years in jail: Tasnim - Bozorgmehr Sharafedin
  • The Guardian - Fukushima operator can restart nuclear reactors at world's biggest plant - Justin McCurry in Tokyo
  • Asahi Shimbun - NRA approves safety measures at TEPCO plant in Niigata - Masanobu Higashiyama
  • Xinhua News - Spotlight: TEPCO reactors cleared for restart, sparking criticism from Fukushima evacuees
  • Japan Times - Watchdog's safety clearance for Tepco reactors irks Fukushima victims
  • Japan Times - Tepco secures first reactor safety certifications since Fukushima disaster
  • Japan Today - TEPCO gets 1st approval to restart reactors since 2011 disaster - Mari Yamaguchi
  • World Nuclear News - Regulator OKs safety report on Kashiwazaki-Kariwa units
  • World Nuclear News - WANO, NEA enhance cooperation in nuclear safety
  • World Nuclear News - Tiger robots employed for Sellafield clean-up
  • Japan Times - Japan nuclear panel plans reduction in plutonium stockpile, but details remain unclear
  • EUobserver - Commission still silent on Hungarian nuclear contract - Eszter Zalan
  • Bellona - Rosatom announces new fueling dates for its floating nuclear plant - Charles Digges
  • The Australian - Tony Abbott says nuclear power should be part of Australia's energy mix - Greg Brown
  • The State - Nuclear fiasco could cost Santee Cooper customers billions - Avery G. Wilks
  • Times and Democrat - Legislators grill CEO of public co-owner of nuclear debacle - Seanna Adcox
  • WLTX Columbia, SC - Higher Rates For Santee Cooper Customers If State-Owned Utility Sold - Loren Thomas
  • FITSNews.com, SC - #NukeGate: Santee Cooper Board Blows Off Hearing
  • New London Day - Air Force veterans involved in 1966 nuclear cleanup sue Pentagon - Julia Bergman
  • GAO - Space Exploration: Improved Planning and Communication Needed for Plutonium-238 and Radioisotope Power Systems Production GAO-18-161T
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Zero-nuclear power policy without concrete measures is irresponsible
  • Surfer Magazine - What's Going On At San Onofre? Town hall-style meeting on Thursday hopes to bring latest information on nuclear waste storage to light - Davis Jones
  • South Coast Register - Shoalhaven named as possible reactor site
  • Wicked Local Massachusetts - Nuclear Regulatory Commission responds to Seabrook safety activist's concerns - Bryan McGonigle
  • Law360 - Gov't Agrees To Pay Uranium Mining Cos. $1.6M For Cleanup - Michael Phillis
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Toshiba to buy back Westinghouse stake from Kazakh company - Takafumi Hotta
  • New England Public Radio - At Vermont Yankee Nuclear Plant, A Rumble Over Rubble - Carrie Healy
  • The Guardian - Britain's first atomic bomb detonated - archive, 1952
  • Asahi Shimbun - TEPCO sued over dialysis patient's death caused by nuclear disaster - Ryota Goto
  • Columbia Daily Tribune, MO - Cold War radiation testing in US widespread, author claims - Jim Salter
  • Financial Times - Restart at world's largest nuclear site gets preliminary green light in Japan - Edward White
  • Asahi Shimbun - VOTE 2017: Kibo no To takes aim at nuclear power, Article 9, Abe scandals
  • Independent Barents Observer - Russia is close to fulfill New START Treaty - Thomas Nilsen
  • Tivyside Advertiser - Show at Theatr Mwldan looks at nuclear power station on Anglesey - Dave Parkinson
  • The Hindu - Accident on board INS Chakra?
  • Eastern Daily Press - Nuclear bomb test veteran from Thorpe St Andrew hopes to meet others ahead of 60th anniversary - Luke Powell
  • Toledo Blade - Davis-Besse devaluation hurts school district - Zack Lemon
  • Port Clinton News Herald - Benton-Carroll-Salem takes major revenue loss with state tax decision on Davis-Besse - Daniel Carson, Reporter
  • UPI - Low-carbon advocates say U.S. renewables breaking records - Daniel J. Graeber Follow @dan_graeber
  • Daily Tar Heel - Is renewable energy in North Carolina's future? - Charlotte Harris
  • Vermont Journalism Trust - Strong market boosts Vermont Yankee trust fund - Mike Faher
  • DOL:OWCP - Member Nominations Due October 25, 2017: the Advisory Board on Toxic Substances and Worker Health
  • IAEA - IAEA Releases Projections on Global Nuclear Power Capacity Through 2050 - Shant Krikorian, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy; Ayhan Evrensel, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • IAEA - Fukushima Daiichi Status Updates
  • NHK World - TEPCO's nuclear plant to clear NRA check
  • NHK World - NRA questioned TEPCO's fitness to run plant - Japan News
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - NRA must see whether TEPCO can prove itself worthy of trust - Makoto Miura
  • Mainichi Daily News - TEPCO reactors clear safety review for 1st time after Fukushima
  • Press TV - Europe to do everything it can to sustain JCPOA: EU
  • Press TV - US must stay in Iran's nuclear deal, Defense Secretary Mattis tells senators
  • Press TV - Tillerson working to keep US in Iran deal: Report
  • Press TV - Russia remains committed to Iran nuclear deal: Putin
  • Press TV - US Senator Cotton calls on Trump to decertify Iran nuclear deal
  • Press TV - Jail term upheld for ex-Iranian nuclear negotiator: Report
  • UPI - Solar power a clear leader, IEA report finds China leads the pack with about half the growth in new capacity. - Daniel J. Graeber
  • Japan Times - Japan nuclear panel plans reduction in plutonium stockpile, but details remain unclear
  • Foreign Affairs - The Iranian Nuclear Deal's Sunset Clauses--Why They Are Not a Path to a Bomb - Ali Vaez
  • Oversight.gov - Oversight.gov--created by the Council of the Inspectors General on Integrity and Efficiency (CIGIE)
  • Nuclear Energy Insider - California utilities seek fast reactor dismantling, regulation to control costs
  • Energy Department - Notice: Charter Renewals: Advanced Scientific Computing Advisory Committee FR Document: 2017-21328 Citation: 82 FR 46227 PDF Page 46227
  • Energy Department - Notice: Basic Energy Sciences Advisory Committee FR Document: 2017-21332 Citation: 82 FR 46226 PDF Pages 46226-46227
  • Energy Department - Notice: DOE/NSF High Energy Physics Advisory Panel FR Document: 2017-21346 Citation: 82 FR 46227 PDF Page 46227
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Availability of Revised NRC Form 3, “Notice to Employees” FR Document: 2017-21349 Citation: 82 FR 46310 PDF Pages 46310-46311
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: License Renewals: STP Nuclear Operating Co.; South Texas Project, Units 1 and 2 FR Document: 2017-21253 Citation: 82 FR 46311 PDF Page 46311
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards; Procedures for Meetings FR Document: 2017-21326 Citation: 82 FR 46312 PDF Pages 46312-46313

    Tuesday, October 03, 2017

  • NextBigFuture - China nuclear energy and coal company partner to make traveling wave nuclear reactor
  • Los Alamos Monitor - LANL engineer looks for partners for cheap space flight - Tris DeRoma
  • Los Alamos Monitor - WIPP officials expect rock fall within a month - Tris DeRoma
  • Denver Post - First payouts in $375 million Rocky Flats nuclear plant settlement could go out by end of October, lawyer says - John Aguilar
  • KDVR FOX31 Denver - First payouts in $375 million Rocky Flats nuclear plant settlement on the way to residents
  • Tri-City Herald - Frustration builds as DOE drags feet on local Hanford board - Annette Cary
  • KUOW Seattle - Hanford Advisory Board Cools Heels Waiting For Energy Department - Anna King
  • Northwest Public Radio - Hanford Advisory Board Cools Heels Waiting For Energy Department - Anna King
  • KUOW Seattle - Will The Stout Grout Filling Hanford's Tunnel Ever Be Cleaned Up? - Anna King
  • Bloomberg - Mattis Says U.S. Should Stay in Iran Nuclear Deal - Associated Press
  • Bloomberg - Trump Has a Plan to Save Coal and Hobble Clean Energy - Joe Ryan
  • Bloomberg - This Coal Power Subsidy Is Nuts - Liam Denning
  • Bloomberg - CEZ Can't Fund New Czech Reactors on Its Own, Minister Says - Ladka Mortkowitz Bauerova
  • Bloomberg - Kansai Electric Bellwether for Koike's `Party of Hope' - Stephen Stapczynski
  • Reuters - U.S. Defense Secretary Mattis suggests sticking with Iran nuclear deal - Idrees Ali, Phil Stewart
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-Perry's proposed grid rule scrambles energy alliances: Kemp - John Kemp
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-UAE's Masdar, EDF Energies lead bidding for Saudi solar plant - Reem Shamseddine
  • Reuters - Toshiba buying back 10 percent stake in Westinghouse unit for $522 million - Sam Nussey
  • Reuters - Gas, renewable groups oppose U.S. DOE's call to support nuclear, coal - Timothy Gardner
  • Reuters - White House again rejects talks with North Korea on nuclear issue - Steve Holland
  • Washington Post - The Energy 202: Rick Perry manages to unite oil, gas, wind and solar – against him - Dino Grandoni
  • Bloomberg Quint - Trump Has a Plan to Save Coal and Hobble Clean Energy - Joe Ryan
  • POWERmag - Rick Perry's Order to FERC Is Fraudulent - Kennedy Maize
  • National Law Review - DOE Proposes FERC Action to Preserve and Compensate Baseload Generation Resources - Stephen Hug Catherine P. McCarthy, David M. Perlman, Serena A. Rwejuna,
  • World Nuclear News - Toshiba makes first guarantee payments to US companies
  • World Nuclear News - IAEA secures funding for new lab building
  • World Nuclear News - Nuclearelectrica clear to start Cernavoda 1 upgrade
  • The State - SCANA hires former SC deputy attorney general for help in nuclear plant probe - John Monk
  • Kyodo News - N. Korea media warns of "nuclear clouds" over Japan
  • OilPrice - Submerged Turbines Could Replace 10 Nuclear Reactors In Japan - Brian Westenhaus
  • NL Times - Dutch govt. distributes iodine tablets in provinces near nuclear plants - Janene Pieters
  • Science News - Radioactive material from Fukushima disaster turns up in a surprising place - Laurel Hamers
  • Florence Times Daily - Valve failure leads to special inspection at Browns Ferry Nuclear Plant
  • Goulburn Post - Rob Parker injects nuclear into energy debate - Louise Thrower
  • Platts - French nuclear power output rises as hydro generation hits 10-month low - Anuradha Ramanathan
  • Reuters - Supreme Court seeks White House view on Virginia uranium-mining ban - Barbara Grzincic
  • Deerfield Patch - ZION, IL: Nuclear Waste Storage Help Offered By Proposed New Law - Jonah Meadows
  • Inside Ottawa Valley - Opposition mounts to radioactive waste near Ottawa River - Derek Dunn
  • Cornell Chronicle, Ithaca, NY - Atomic bomb survivor calls for peace in interfaith series lecture - Elizabeth Kelley
  • Reuters - TABLE-Japan nuclear reactor operations: Shikoku shuts Ikata No.3 - Osamu Tsukimori
  • Japan Times - Lawsuit filed over kidney disease patient's death blamed on nuclear accident
  • ABC Columbia - Tuesday Hearing at State House on Failed VC Summer Nuclear Project - Crysty Vaughan
  • The Gazette, Goose Creek, SC - Law allowing Santee Cooper and SCE&G into botched nuclear deal 'constitutionally suspect.' - Matt Bise
  • The State - McMaster orders Santee Cooper to turn over documents - Sammy Fretwell and Avery G. Wilks
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Duke, Dominion, Southern among power companies in talks with Gov. Henry McMaster to buy Santee Cooper - Thad Moore and Andy Shain
  • FITSNews.com, SC - Henry McMaster Touts Interest In Santee Cooper
  • The State - SC nuclear debacle: an updated timeline - Cindi Ross Scoppe
  • Slovak Spectator - Skyline of Bohunice nuclear power plant will change
  • The State - What does SCANA stock plunge mean for employees, retirees, investors? - John Monk
  • Utilities ME, Dubai - Saudi Arabia drums up support for nuclear energy ambitions
  • Japan Times - Kono seeks IAEA support to tackle North Korea nuclear threat at Tokyo meeting
  • Savannah River News - Energy Efficient: Nuclear Fusion Can Save The World - Deccan Chronicle
  • The Nation Thailand - Letter: Southeast Asia can't afford to meddle with nuclear energyKen Albertsen, Chiang Rai
  • ThePrint, New Delhi, India - India's only nuclear submarine damaged in accident - Manu Pubby
  • Asharq Al-awsat - Iran Offers Nuclear Deal Compromise with US via Oman - Amir Taheri
  • TASS - Russia to help Zambia create nuclear science and technologies center
  • Bellona - The worst nuclear disaster you've never heard of celebrates its 60th birthday - Charles Digges
  • World Nuclear News - Addressing uncertainties in decommissioning cost estimates
  • Newser - Fukushima's Cesium Hiding Somewhere Unexpected--In the brackish water beneath beaches some 60 miles away - Kate Seamons
  • RT - 'Unexpected' source of radioactivity from Fukushima disaster found – study
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Letters, emails highlight Santee Cooper's concerns about S.C. nuclear reactors and independent audit - Andrew Brown
  • The Ecologist UK - James Hansen's Generation IV nuclear advocacy: a deconstruction of nuclear fallacies and fantasies - Dr Jim Green
  • NPR - Why President Trump Has Exclusive Authority To Order A Nuclear Strike - David Welna
  • Scottish Courier - Plans to tackle Dalgety Bay radiation expected to be approved by councillors - Aileen Robertson
  • Sherbrooke Times, Canada - Nuclear disaster in the Urals. Kyshtym accident
  • The State - SC's top 2 legislators promise utility power customers protection - Joshua Lloyd
  • Charleston Post and Courier - SCE&G extends sale process for downtown Charleston offices - John McDermott
  • Cape Cod Broadcasting - Pilgrim Cited for Two "Green" Violations - David Beatty
  • Business Wire - The Klein Law Firm Notifies Investors of an Investigation Concerning Possible Violations of Federal Securities Laws by SCANA Corporation (SCG) - The Klein Law Firm
  • Florence Morning News, SC - Duke Energy joins consortium to build capacity into restoring power grid - Duke Energy
  • Business Wire - Bragar Eagel & Squire, P.C. Announces That a Class Action Lawsuit Has Been Filed Against SCANA Corporation (SCG) and Encourages Investors to Contact the Firm - Bragar Eagel & Squire, P.C.
  • NRC - NRC Launches Special Inspection at Browns Ferry Nuclear Plant
  • IAEA - IAEA Reaches €4.7 Million Funding Target for New Laboratory Building
  • IAEA - IAEA Trains Young Professionals in Radiation Protection - Lenka Dojcanova, IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security
  • IAEA - New Reading Room Enhances Access to IAEA Archives - Matt Fisher, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - Advancing Education on Nuclear Knowledge Management - Maria Elena Urso, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy; Jennet Orayeva, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • BBC - US defence chief Mattis suggests backing Iran nuclear deal
  • NHK World - Seko: Zero nuclear plants unrealistic
  • Press TV - US must stay in Iran's nuclear deal, Defense Secretary Mattis tells senators
  • Press TV - Israeli premier vows to build more settlements at heart of West Bank
  • Xinhua News - Czech Export Bank funds warranties to Armenian nuclear power plant upgrade
  • Xinhua News - China builds world's highest power pylon
  • CBS Chicago - Duckworth, Schneider Seek Millions For Zion, Other Cities Storing Nuclear Waste - Nancy Harty

    Monday, October 02, 2017

  • Daily Energy Insider - House Subcommittee hearing examines issues with spent nuclear fuel storage - Alex Murtha
  • Middle East Monitor - Norway to host Israel's nuclear whistle-blower
  • Daily Energy Insider - LLNL project uses distributed energy resources to help power grid resiliency - Alex Murtha
  • ProPublica - How Military Outsourcing Turned Toxic - Abrahm Lustgarten
  • Reuters - EDF says delayed Penly 1 reactor restart due to technical issues - Bate Felix
  • The Guardian - Chinese firm behind Essex nuclear plant refuses to reveal security information - Adam Vaughan
  • Financial Times - New nuclear – a chance to start again - Nick Butler
  • Global Research - The US Nuclear Option and the "War on Terrorism" - Prof Michel Chossudovsky, European IPPNW Conference
  • The State - SC nuclear debacle: an updated timeline - Cindi Ross Scoppe
  • Triple Pundit - Trump Admin. Pours $12 Billion Into Dying Nuclear Energy Project In Georgia - Tina Casey
  • Hindustan Times - MP tribals oppose proposed nuke plant in Mandla, start series of protests - Neeraj Santoshi
  • Scout Warrior - Navy Just Took Delivery Of Most Powerful Nuclear Attack Sub Ever - Dave Majumdar
  • Ghana Business News - Minority demands government submits uranium agreement to Parliament
  • The State - SC utilities aren't the only monopolies responsible for our nuclear fiasco - Jim Rex
  • Blackpool Gazette - Fylde nuclear plant owners say their new design would be best for UK jobs - Tim Gavell
  • BelTA - Belarus, European Commission to launch new project in nuclear, radiation safety in 2018
  • Times of India - French nuclear plant outages and restarts - Reuters
  • Wall Street Transcript - Exelon Corporation: Byron's Nuclear Refueling Outages a Windfall for Area Economy - Exelon Corporation
  • Brattleboro Reformer - State troubled by Vermont Yankee rubble plan - Mike Faher
  • Berkeley Independent, SC - Law allowing Santee Cooper and SCE&G into botched nuclear deal 'constitutionally suspect.' - Matt Bise
  • Rochester Post-Bulletin - He helped birth the bomb - Matthew Stolle
  • DutchNews - Iodine pills to be given to teenagers living near Belgian reactor
  • Cape Cod Times - 2 Pilgrim shortcomings ongoing since plant opened - Christine Legere
  • Times of India - Farmers in 3 dists redflag Chutka N-project
  • Northumberland News - Port Hope Area Initiative begins moving waste 'early next year' - Todd McEwen
  • World Nuclear News - Perry acts to support US nuclear
  • World Nuclear News - Muons suggest location of fuel in unit 3
  • World Nuclear News - Russia completes TUK-141O hot tests
  • Chicago Tribune - Proposed federal bill would give millions to cities storing nuclear waste - Mary McIntyre
  • Atlanta Business Chronicle - Toshiba makes first 'parent guarantee' payment for Plant Vogtle - Dave Williams
  • Courthouse News Service - Along Savannah River, Nuclear Depot Eyed Warily Despite Safety Assurances - Eva Fedderly
  • QNS - Ridgewood, NY: EPA finalizes plan to demolish businesses and apartments on Ridgewood's radioactive site - Anthony Giudice
  • Times of India - Nordic nuclear power plant outages - Reuters
  • Power Technology - Westinghouse and Turboatom to increase nuclear power plant capacity in Ukraine
  • WTOP - Cold War radiation testing in US widespread, author claims - Associated Press
  • Utility Dive - How DOE's baseload power rule 'would blow the market up' - Gavin Bade
  • WBTW News13 Myrtle Beach, SC - Duke announces warning siren test at Hartsville nuclear plant this week
  • NAS - Project Update: Energy Resource Potential for DOE Lands
  • IAEA - New IAEA Collaborating Centre to Enhance Irradiation Research, Safety, and Training in Mexico - Lucas Smalldon, IAEA Department of Nuclear Sciences and Applications
  • IAEA - New IAEA Collaborating Centre to Advance Plant Mutation Breeding for Climate Change Resilience - Lucas Smalldon , IAEA Department of Nuclear Sciences and Applications
  • IAEA - IAEA to Step up Food Safety Work with Equipment Provided by Manufacturer Shimadzu
  • NHK World - Rice harvest near damaged Fukushima plant
  • Japan Times - Cold War radiation testing in U.S. widespread, author claims
  • Press TV - P5+1 group, EU believe JCPOA non-negotiable: Iran FM
  • Press TV - Zarif, Mogherini could win Nobel Peace Prize for role in Iran deal: Observers
  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - Notice Meetings: Subcommittee on Procedures Review of the Advisory Board on Radiation and Worker Health FR Document: 2017-21046 Citation: 82 FR 45852 PDF Pages 45852-45853
  • National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration - Notice Taking and Importing Marine Mammals: Incidental to U.S. Navy Submarine Base New London Pier Construction FR Document: 2017-21072 Citation: 82 FR 45828 PDF Pages 45828-45829
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Abnormal Occurrence Reports FR Document: 2017-21043 Citation: 82 FR 45907 PDF Pages 45907-45912
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Collection of Operator Simulator Training Data FR Document: 2017-20999 Citation: 82 FR 45906 PDF Pages 45906-45907
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2017-21151 Citation: 82 FR 45907 PDF Page 45907

    Sunday, October 01, 2017

  • Reuters - Health and safety rules targeted as Trump begins to slash red tape - Julia Harte
  • CBS Denver - Groups Rally To Keep Rocky Flats Closed - Melissa Garcia
  • Denver Post - Group rallies against plans to open Rocky Flats National Wildlife Refuge outside Capitol - Danika Worthington
  • Environmental Defense Fund health blog - Michael Dourson's Toxic Wake: Locations Across the US Contaminated by Eight Chemicals "Blessed" by Trump EPA Toxics Nominee - Samantha Lovell
  • The Local Norway - Norway agrees to host Israeli nuclear whistleblower - AFP
  • Uinta County Herald, Evanston WY - Radioactive waste will continue I-80 transport - Sheila McGuire
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - An encomium for Pete Domenici - Bill Wadt
  • Politico - Puerto Rico's Tragedy Was Years in the Making - Alejandra Rosa
  • AP News - Tillerson says US has direct channels to talk to North Korea - Christopher Bodeen and Matthew Pennington
  • Bloomberg - Trump Says Tillerson Is 'Wasting His Time' Talking to North Korea - Associated Press
  • Bloomberg - Iran Nuclear Deal Could Win the Nobel Peace Prize - Mikael Holter
  • Reuters - Trump tells top U.S. diplomat: Don't waste time talking to North Korea - Doina Chiacu
  • Reuters - Hezbollah says Israel pushing region to war - Tom Perry, Laila Bassam, Sarah Dadouch
  • Reuters - Pyongyang shown no interest in talks: State Department - Lesley Wroughton
  • Charleston Post and Courier - SCANA shareholders burned as fallout from South Carolina nuclear project spreads - Thad Moore and John McDermott
  • Times of Israel - Israel 'reviewing' nuclear spy Vanunu's travel restrictions - AFP
  • SF Bay Area IMC - Nuclear Shutdown News September 2017 - Michael Steinberg
  • Athens News Courier - NRC issues notice affecting Browns Ferry Nuclear Plant
  • Charleston Post and Courier - SCE&G, Santee Cooper stuck with $244 million of unpaid bills left over from failed nuclear project - Thad Moore
  • Aiken Standard - Guest editorial: Lawmakers should demand relief for ratepayers
  • Utilities-ME - Nuclear is the best choice for UAE's energy needs – minister
  • India Times - Protest intensifies against Chutka nuclear project in Madhya Pradesh - P Naveen
  • SCNow.com - Leatherman, Lucas say energy concerns to be primary topic - Joshua Lloyd
  • Xinhua News - U.S. sees no indication of denuclearization talks with DPRK
  • Forbes blog - USS Nautilus Commissioned 63 Years Ago Today - Rod Adams
  • Vermont Journalism Trust - State troubled by Vermont Yankee rubble plan - Mike Faher
  • Scout Press - Everything We Know About Russia's Mysterious ICBM Tests - Dave Majumdar
  • InSerbia News - Serbia to Investigate Consequences of 1999 NATO Bombing
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Company ordered to pay tribes for waste storage - [BOISE – An agribusiness company that turned phosphate into fertilizer must pay
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Company ordered to pay tribes for waste storage.5 million in permit fees annually to eastern Idaho tribes to store millions of tons of toxic waste on tribal lands, a federal court has ruled.]
  • USGS - M 4.9 - 21km NW of Kitaibaraki, Japan
  • USGS - M 4.5 - 65km NNE of Miyako, Japan
  • Fin24 - Senior officials say Treasury is captured - Sipho Masondo
  • Yonhap News - Nuclear phase-out puts burden on S. Korea's export drive - Kim Eun-jung
  • Press TV - German FM urges US to engage in nuclear dialogue with Iran
  • IsraelValley - Editorial: Silence d'Israël sur les centrales nucléaires d'Arabie Saoudite
  • Millinium Post New Delhi - Radiation in uranium mines People working in nuclear power plants face considerable health hazards. Arun Mitra
  • Iranian Financial Tribune - Trump Hands $3.7b Lifeline to Last US Nuclear Power Project
  • USGS - M 4.7 - 37km S of Nishinoomote, Japan

    Saturday, September 30, 2017

  • The Olympian - Hanford and Yucca Mountain – an environmental imperative or status quo? - Terry Oxley
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Las Vegas Metro Chamber gets good news on Interstate 11 - Wade Tyler Millward
  • WSJM St. Joseph, MI - Upton Expects Nuclear Storage Vote Soon
  • The Press, Millbury, OH - Luckey site clean-up: Corps undecided on using Evergreen landfill - Larry Limpf
  • FOX News - Norway grants immigration to Israeli nuclear whistleblower - Associated Press
  • Press TV - Norway offers to allow in Israeli nuclear whistleblower
  • Reuters - Israeli nuclear whistleblower gets offer to live with wife in Oslo - Alister Doyle
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - Predicted collapse reignites worker safety concerns at WIPP - Adrian C Hedden
  • LA Monitor - WIPP reports increased ground instability
  • Northwest Public Radio - Hanford Close To Sealing Collapsed Radioactive Waste-Filled Tunnel - Anna King
  • Boulder Daily Camera - Federal judge tosses Rocky Flats lawsuit, but plaintiff attorney says door open for more action - John Bear
  • AP News - Tillerson calls for calming of situation on Korean Peninsula - Christopher Bodeen
  • AP News - Russia hosts North Korean diplomat for talks on new tensions
  • Bloomberg - U.S. Talking With North Korea on Nuclear Program, Tillerson Says - Nick Wadhams
  • Bloomberg - An Obscure Statute Is Helping Trump Save U.S. Coal, Nuclear - Catherine Traywick and Jim Polson
  • Reuters - Texas: EPA finds dioxin exposed at Superfund site after storm, orders tests
  • Reuters - U.S. energy head seeks help for coal, nuclear power plants - Timothy Gardner
  • Reuters - U.S. offers Vogtle nuclear plant $3.7 billion in loan guarantees - Timothy Gardner
  • Reuters - COLUMN-Perry puts thumb on the scale to save U.S. coal and nuclear - John Kemp
  • Reuters - U.S. 'probing' to see if North Korea interested in dialogue: Tillerson - Phil Stewart, Ben Blanchard
  • Economic Times - India plays major role in nuclear plant in Bangladesh - Dipanjan Roy Chaudhury
  • U.S. News & World Report - Prosecutor Seeks Role in Failed Nuclear Project Rate Case - Meg Kinnard
  • The State - SC House utility panel to grill Santee Cooper execs over nuclear debacle - Bristow Marchant
  • The State - Confidential memo shows SCANA, Santee Cooper long worried over nuclear woes - Sammy Fretwell and John Monk
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Letter shows S.C. utilities knew Westinghouse's reactor designs would lead to increased costs and schedule delays - Andrew Brown
  • Aiken Standard - No decision on new CEO of failed nuclear project's co-owner - Associated Press
  • The State - There's no way this ends well for ratepayers - Cindi Ross Scoppe
  • The State - How much worse was the original Bechtel nuclear report? - Cindi Ross Scoppe
  • The State - Where to hide nuclear secrets? Behind a lawyer, of course - Cindi Ross Scoppe
  • San Antonio Express-News - South Texas nuclear power plant granted license extension - Rye Druzin
  • Texas Public Radio - STP Nuclear Power Plant License Extended - David Martin Davies
  • ABC6 Columbus, OH - Perry visits Piketon nuke site as long cleanup continues - Ben Garbarek
  • Columbus Dispatch - Energy secretary vows revived nuclear production after tour of Piketon uranium plant - Holly Zachariah
  • Japan Times - Nuclear energy policy emerges as key difference between Abe and Koike
  • Japan Times - Completion of Rokkasho nuclear reprocessing plant likely to be delayed yet again - Sputnik News
  • Sputnik News - Botched Gauges Mean Radioactive Water Might Be Leaking From Fukushima
  • Japan Times - Editorial: Damages for the nuclear disaster
  • KRWG Las Cruces, NM - US Extends Contract For Cleanup Work At Nuclear Lab
  • Port Clinton News Herald - Efforts ramp up to save or sell Davis-Besse - Daniel Carson
  • Rutland Herald - Vt. Yankee rubble plan raises questions, challenge - Susan Smallheer
  • Forbes blog - Palisades Nuclear Plant Will Continue Operating Through 2022 Neighbors Ecstatic - Rod Adams
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Federal government shows support for Georgia nuclear project - Associated Press
  • Lynchburg News and Advance - BWXT: Uranium incident posed no risk to public, employees - Rachael Smith
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-French utility EDF delays restart of Belleville 1 reactor to Oct. 5 - Bate Felix
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Ranchers criticize Southern Nevada water agency's pipeline plan - Henry Brean
  • Tri-City Herald - 5th trial delay requested this year in Hanford chemical vapors lawsuit - Annette Cary
  • Press TV - Iran calls on Europe to defy US sanctions if Trump abandons nuclear deal
  • Press TV - Russia rejects US claim on Iran, IAEA
  • Exchange Monitor - Co-Sponsors Snowballing for Yucca Mountain Bill in House
  • Fairewinds Energy Education - Ongoing Radioactivity in Japan - Maggie Gundersen & Ben Shulman-Reed
  • Beyond Nuclear - Remembering Mayak, the nuclear disaster that no one talks about
  • Beyond Nuclear - Why the nuclear weapons ban matters
  • Beyond Nuclear - Sep. 26 is Nuclear Abolition Day. It was also the day one man saved the world
  • Beyond Nuclear - Amid Tensions with North Korea, 51 Countries Sign Ban on Nuclear Weapons Despite U.S. Opposition
  • Beyond Nuclear - Basel Declaration on trans-generational crimes of nuclear weapons & nuclear energy
  • Beyond Nuclear - British activists honored with Nuclear-Free Future Award
  • Beyond Nuclear - Beyond Nuclear letter to the editor in the L.A. Times
  • Atomic Insights - Atomic Show #259 – David Schumacher The New Fire Movie - Rod Adams
  • Atomic Insights - Who will be ThorCon's EPC contractor? - Jack Devanney
  • TEPCO - Situation of storing and treatment of accumulated water including highly concentrated radioactive materials at Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station (321st Release)
  • TEPCO - Financial Assistance from the Nuclear Damage Compensation and Decommissioning Facilitation Corporation
  • JAIF - Status of Class Action Lawsuits Filed by Evacuees after Fukushima Daiichi Accident
  • JAIF - Kashiwazaki Kariwa-6 & -7 Effectively Clear Safety Examinations, But May Not Resume Operation for Several Years
  • JAIF - Revisions to Fukushima Daiichi Decommissioning Roadmap Delay Removal of Spent Fuel
  • JAIF - Responsibility for Explaining the Unknowable
  • JAIF - METI Minister Explains Fuel Cycle Promotion Policy to Aomori Governor
  • JAIF - NRA to Expand Application Period for Examinations to Extend Lifetimes of Aging Reactors
  • JAIF - MOX Fuel Arrives at Kansai EP's Takahama-4 NPP
  • Aiken Standard - McMaster urges lawmakers to fight for MOX - Thomas Gardiner
  • KOB Albuquerque - Safety protocols not followed at LANL twice in August - Kasia Gregorczyk
  • Washington Post - The Iran deal is working. Here's how we know - John F. Kerry
  • BBC News - Iran nuclear deal: Tehran expects US to ditch agreement, says FM
  • CBC Manitoba - Squamish, B.C., woman who survived Hiroshima urges world leaders to pursue peace - Matt Humphrey
  • Denver Post - Group rallies against plans to open Rocky Flats National Wildlife Refuge outside Capitol - Danika Worthington
  • Denver Post - Judge dismisses Rocky Flats refuge lawsuit that called site a health hazard - John Aguilar
  • GovTrack - H.R. 3053: Nuclear Waste Policy Amendments Act of 2017 - New Cosponsor: Rep. Tom Emmer [R-MN6]; New Cosponsor: Rep. Dwight Evans [D-PA2]; New Cosponsor: Rep. Bob Gibbs [R-OH7]; New Cosponsor: Rep. Ron Kind [D-WI3]; New Cosponsor: Rep. Blaine Luetkemeyer [R-MO3]; New Cosponsor: Rep. Roger Williams [R-TX25]; The bill now has 107 cosponsors (86 Republicans, 21 Democrats).
  • Mountain Enterprise, Frazier Park, CA - UPDATE on EPA's cleanup of radioactive waste in LOW - Gary Meyer, TME
  • Nikkei Asian Review - The roots of Toshiba's governance problems run deep - Atsushi Nakayama
  • NHK World - Fukushima plant may have leaked radioactive water
  • Japan Times - Nuclear energy policy emerges as key difference between Abe and Koike
  • Japan Times - China and the North Korean nuclear challenge--In Beijing's eyes, the status quo is preferable to the upheaval that would result from action to topple Kim - Ramesh Thakur

    Friday, September 29, 2017

  • WSJM-FM Benton Harbor - SWM Political Leaders Applaud Palisades Decision
  • Washington Free Beacon - IG: Secret Service Retaliated Against Whistleblower Who Accused Managers of Abusing Authority - Susan Crabtree
  • Portsmouth Herald News - Local officials: Nuke plant evacuation plans OK - Max Sullivan
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Expected WIPP roof collapse raises anxiety - Rebecca Moss
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - WIPP could see rock fall, operations unaffected - Adrian C Hedden
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - WIPP Monitoring Potential Rock Fall - Submitted by Carol A. Clark
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - ORNL budget has more at stake this year as GOP sets priorities - Brittany Crocker and Michael Collins
  • KOB TV4 Albuquerque - Safety protocols not followed at LANL twice in August - Kasia Gregorczyk
  • KOB TV4 Albuquerque - US extends contract for cleanup work at nuclear lab - The Associated Press
  • UPI - BWXT awarded contract extension for nuclear waste facility operations - Richard Tomkins
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Los Alamos Scientists Named 2017 Laboratory Fellows
  • EurekAlert - DOE should take steps toward facilitating energy development on its public lands - National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine
  • Whistleblower News Review - $2 Million Federal Engineers & Constructors Settlement on Whistleblower Exposed Alleged Scam - ML McLaren
  • Manhattan Mercury, KS - Kansas man recalls atomic bomb testing
  • AP News - Suit accuses utility of misleading investors on nuke project - Meg Kinnard
  • Bloomberg - Toshiba's Chip Trick - Tim Culpan
  • Bloomberg - Southern's Nuclear Plant Gets $3.7 Billion More in U.S. Aid - Ari Natter and Mark Chediak
  • Bloomberg - Trump Goes Rogue on Iran - Nick Wadhams
  • Reuters - U.S. energy secretary urges incentives to keep coal, nuke power plants open - Nallur Sethuraman
  • Reuters - U.S. offers Vogtle nuclear plant $3.7 bln in loan guarantees - Timothy Gardner
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-UK nuclear authority gives notice on ending CFP's Magnox contract - Nina Chestney
  • Reuters - IAEA says N.Korea has made rapid progress on weapons development - Christine Kim
  • Forbes blog - Perry's Vision Of Nuclear Generator Movable By Cargo Plane Successfully Tested During Kennedy Admin - Rod Adams
  • The Hill - Trump proposes higher payments for coal, nuclear power - Timothy Cama
  • Greentech Media - Cheap Offshore Wind Won't Make UK Give Up on Nuclear - Jason Deign
  • NRDC.org - NRDC Analysis - Nuclear Energy and a Safer Climate Future - September 29, 2017 Matthew McKinzie
  • Forbes blog - Nuclear Subsidies Are Bad Energy Policy - Jude Clemente
  • The State - Panel's move could save SC ratepayers money on failed nuclear project - Sammy Fretwell
  • Greenpeace International - "...People have become a sort of radioactive waste." - Blogpost by Jan Haverkamp
  • NBC Chicago - Nuclear Plant on Lake Michigan to Stay Open - Chris Coffey
  • Kalamazoo Gazette - Workers, community ecstatic Palisades nuclear plant closing is delayed - Brad Devereaux
  • RT - 'Radioactive Russian roulette': Lake Michigan NPP stays open amid public health concerns
  • Michigan Radio - Palisades Power Plant will not close early after all - Lindsey Smith
  • All Things Nuclear - Nuclear Plant Risk Studies: Then and Now - Dave Lochbaum, director, Nuclear Safety Project
  • Japan Times - Botched gauge settings might have contaminated Fukushima groundwater from April onward: Tepco
  • World Nuclear News - Nuclear regulators debate new challenges
  • World Nuclear News - Areva's space-saving solution for used fuel storage
  • World Nuclear News - Palisades to operate to 2022
  • World Nuclear News - Tianwan 3 attains first criticality
  • World Nuclear News - Westinghouse signs Bohunice V1 dismantling contract
  • RT - Fukushima potentially leaking radioactive water for 5 months, owners admit
  • UPI - Fukushima may have been leaking radioactive water, Tokyo utility says - Elizabeth Shim
  • RT - Russian-built nuclear power plant in Turkey will soon be operational – Putin
  • Utility Dive - Report: Blackstone, Apollo bid for bankrupt nuke firm Westinghouse - Peter Maloney
  • WACH FOX 57 Columbia SC - Proposal could save ratepayers money on failed nuclear plant - Jamal Goss
  • Aiken Standard - McMaster urges lawmakers to fight for MOX - Thomas Gardiner
  • Romania Insider - Romanian nuclear power plant pays additional dividends
  • Southeast Energy News - Internal Westinghouse document outlined risks of South Carolina nuclear project - Brye Steeves
  • Western Gazette - Hinkley Point C nuclear power station: Amazing pictures and video show vast scale of work a year after it was approved - Michael Taylor
  • Xinhua News - ASN demands temporary closure of nuclear plant in SE France
  • Sputnik News - Russia May Help Brazil Develop its Nuclear Power Plant
  • Daily Energy Insider - Nuclear power plant outages see 10 percent decrease in Summer 2017 - Kevin Randolph
  • JD Supra - NRC Staff Recommends Not Pursuing a Potentially Costly Rulemaking regarding Radioactive Material, but Leaves the Door Open to Revising the General License Program
  • ABC Columbia - House Committee to hear from Santee Cooper Executives in Hearing on Nuclear Project - Crysty Vaughan
  • KATV Little Rock, AR - 37 years after the Titan II Missile explosion - Sarafina Brooks
  • Cincinnati Enquirer - Rick Perry to visit Ohio uranium plant site cleanup with Rob Portman - Associated Press
  • Ipswich Star - Demolition will change Sizewell A skyline for first time in decades - David Green
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea's new nuke envoy talks to U.S., Japanese counterparts - Vermont Journalism Trust
  • VT Digger - Amelia Shea: A long-term view of Vermont Yankee site - Amelia Shea, of Brattleboro, who is a member of New England Coalition
  • The State - There's no way this ends well for ratepayers - Cindi Ross Scoppe
  • The State - How much worse was the original Bechtel nuclear report? - Cindi Ross Scoppe
  • South Strand News, SC - Guest Column: Phil Noble and Roy Willey: For South Carolina and Democrats, crisis is opportunity
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Lawsuit accuses SCANA of misleading investors to boost stock price in final years of nuclear project - Thad Moore
  • Charleston Post and Courier - SCE&G calls request to roll back customer payments for failed nuclear project 'illegal and unconstitutional' - Andrew Brown
  • Charleston Post and Courier - EPA hosts meeting tonight on plan to finish cleanup of Superfund Site to prepare it for development - Cleve O'Quinn
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Internal Westinghouse document warned South Carolina nuclear reactor construction was 'at risk' in 2011 - Andrew Brown
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Gov. McMaster remains hopeful a buyer for failed South Carolina nuclear project can be found - Seanna Adcox
  • Daily Hamshire Gazette, MA - Letter: Climate change should hasten end of nuclear power - Ann Darling, Easthampton
  • Taos News - Uranium mines in Carson National Forest cleaned up after more than 60 years - Cody Hooks
  • Platts - Entergy delays closure of Michigan nuclear unit to 2022 from 2018
  • Arctic.ru - Mikhail Kovalchuk: Russia has the nuclear energy technology to develop the Arctic - William Freebairn
  • World Nuclear News - Areva's space-saving solution for used fuel storage
  • Japan Today - Tainted water leak suspected at Fukushima nuclear plant
  • News Ghana - Nuclear Experts in Africa Undergo IAEA Training in Russia
  • Cumbria Mail - Moorside reactor company Westinghouse makes development call - Duncan Bick
  • Times of India - German nuclear plant outages and restarts - Reuters
  • GhanaWeb - Atomic Energy Commission can't pay for power, fuel – Director laments
  • Pakistan Nation - Letter: Civil nuclear technologyOsama Bin Asim, Rawalpindi
  • Newburyport Daily News - NRC says letters calling for hearing on Seabrook evacuation plans should go to FEMA - Jack Shea
  • Sarasota Herald-Tribune - VETERANS' STORIES: Soldier spent tour of duty working at Los Alamos - Robert J. Van Kampen / as told to Abby Weingarten
  • Chillicothe Gazette - On-site disposal debate reaches Chillicothe - Chris Balusik
  • DOE - Secretary Perry Announces Conditional Commitment to Support Continued Construction of Vogtle Advanced Nuclear Energy Project
  • DOE - Secretary Perry Urges FERC to Take Swift Action to Address Threats to Grid Resiliency
  • GAO - Nuclear Nonproliferation: NNSA Needs to Improve Its Program Management Policy and Practices GAO-17-773
  • GAO - Iran Sanctions: U.S. Agencies Continue to Implement Processes for Identifying Potentially Sanctionable Entities GAO-17-779R:
  • NRC - NRC Renews Operating Licenses of South Texas Project Nuclear Plant
  • IAEA - IAEA Support in Human Health - May Abdel-Wahab, Director of the IAEA Division of Human Health
  • NHK World - Fukushima plant may have leaked radioactive water
  • Asahi Shimbun - Contaminated water may have leaked at Fukushima - Associated Press
  • Japan Times - Yoshimoto Kogyo comedians team up with Fukushima to restore disaster-hit scenic rail line
  • Yonhap News - IAEA head says N. Korea's sixth nuke test poses "new threat"
  • Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board - Notice Senior Executive Service Performance Review Board FR Document: 2017-20884 Citation: 82 FR 45584 PDF Pages 45584-45585
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board Chairs FR Document: 2017-20907 Citation: 82 FR 45585 PDF Page 45585 (1 page) Permalink Environmental Protection Agency https://www.federalregister.gov/d/2017-20938 Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Weekly Receipts FR Document: 2017-20938 Citation: 82 FR 45586 PDF Pages 45586-45587
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Solicitation of Non-Power Reactor Operator Licensing Examination Data FR Document: 2017-20913 Citation: 82 FR 45629 PDF Pages 45629-45630
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Guidance: Conduct of Nuclear Material Physical Inventories, and Statistical Evaluation of Material Unaccounted For FR Document: 2017-20695 Citation: 82 FR 45630 PDF Pages 45630-45631
  • Govtrack - Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources: - Subcommittee on Energy
  • Govtrack - Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs
  • Washington Post - Judges are terrible at distinguishing good science from bad. It's time we stopped asking them to do it. - Radley Balko
  • Consortium News - The Rise of the New McCarthyism - Robert Parry
  • KUOW Seattle - Hanford Crews Nearly Ready To Seal Up Tunnel With Grout ? - Anna King
  • Blackburn News - NWMO Moves Closer To Canadian Nuclear Fuel Storage Site In Ontario - Janice Mackay

    Thursday, September 28, 2017

  • Orange County Register - Can $46 billion buy a permanent home for nuclear waste stored at San Onofre, other sites? - Teri Sforza
  • Nevada Independent - Trump's comments cast uncertain shadow over federal funding for Interstate 11 - Jackie Valley
  • Los Alamos Monitor - NNSA says LANL workers faced no danger in latest incident - Tris DeRoma
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - NNSA: No Risk Of An Inadvertent Criticality At LANL From Aug. 18 Event - Maire O'Neill
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - LANL temporarily suspends workers who violated nuclear protocols - Rebecca Moss
  • Business Wire - BWXT Joint Venture Awarded Three-Year, $928 Million Contract Extension - BWX Technologies, Inc.
  • Idaho Business Review - Dr. John Wagner appointed Idaho National Laboratory director for nuclear science
  • Red Dirt Report, OK - BOOK REVIEW: "Trinity: The History of an Atomic Bomb National Historic Landmark" by Jim Eckles - Andrew W. Griffin
  • Tri-City Herald - Ex-Hanford workers want pensions restored from 21 years ago. A judge says no - Annette Cary
  • Tri-City Herald - Conflict of interest? CH2M purchase would give Jacobs 2 Hanford contracts - Annette Cary
  • AP News - Suit accuses utility of misleading investors on nuke project - Meg Kinnard
  • AP News - Nuclear agency inspecting Maryland lab after contamination
  • AP News - Iran FM scolds Trump for tweet, rules out nuke renegotiation
  • Bloomberg - Iran Says Tougher Inspections of Nuclear Program Come in 6 Years - Kambiz Foroohar
  • Bloomberg - Fighting the Toxic Nightmare Next Door--A radiation-riddled landfill in St. Louis, Trump's EPA, and two moms who won't let it go - Susan Berfield
  • Reuters - Iran will drop nuclear deal if U.S. withdraws, foreign minister tells al Jazeera - Parisa Hafezi, Mostafa Hashem
  • Reuters - EDF to close temporarily Tricastin nuclear plant over flooding risk - Bate Felix, Sudip Kar-Gupta
  • Reuters - South Korean president urges the North to abandon nuclear program
  • Reuters - Toshiba $18 billion sale of chip unit signed, but discord emerges immediately - Makiko Yamazaki
  • Reuters - TABLE-Swiss nuclear plant outages and restarts - Vera Eckert
  • Reuters - Tokyo Governor Koike: will examine steps to exit nuclear power dependence by 2030 - Kiyoshi Takenaka
  • Reuters - U.S. student held in North Korea died of oxygen starved brain: coroner - Suzannah Gonzales
  • Reuters - Santee Cooper to sell claims from Toshiba for failed nuclear project - Anirban Paul
  • Kalamazoo Gazette - Entergy plans to keep Palisades nuclear plant operating through 2022 - Brad Devereaux
  • Charleston Post and Courier - SCE&G calls request to roll back customer payments for failed nuclear project 'illegal and unconstitutional' - Andrew Brown
  • Atlanta Business Chronicle - SCANA, Santee Cooper, sell shares in Toshiba Corp. nuke settlement to Citibank - Mark Meltzer
  • FITSNews.com, SC - #NukeGate: A Look A SCANA's Executive Compensation
  • FITSNews.com, SC - #NukeGate: More Lawsuits
  • Augusta Chronicle - Utilities selling settlement over failed nuclear project
  • The State - Is nuclear fiasco beginning of the end for SCANA? - Sammy Fretwell
  • Charlotte Business Journal - V.C. Summer owners make $1.85B deal to ensure they recover some costs of the failed nuclear project - John Downey
  • WACH FOX 57 Columbia SC - SCE&G and Santee Cooper signs deal selling their money rights - Jamal Goss
  • The State - SCANA, Santee Cooper sell nuclear guarantee for quicker payout - Sammy Fretwell
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Gov. Henry McMaster sets deadline for Santee Cooper buyers, pushes interim CEO - Andy Shain
  • Charleston Post and Courier - SCANA, Santee Cooper accept $171 million discount to cash in now on Toshiba nuclear settlement - Thad Moore
  • Augusta Chronicle - Utilities selling settlement over failed nuclear project
  • The State - How much worse was the original Bechtel nuclear report? - Cindi Ross Scoppe
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Internal Westinghouse document warned South Carolina nuclear reactor construction was 'at risk' in 2011 - Andrew Brown
  • Detroit News - Company delays planned closure of Mich. nuclear plant - Associated Press
  • All Things Nuclear - START from the Beginning: 25 Years of US-Russian Nuclear Weapons Reductions - Eryn MacDonald, analyst
  • Japan Times - Restart of Oi nuclear reactors gets implicit approval from Fukui assembly
  • Polish Radio - Several 'models' for Poland's first nuclear power plant: energy ministry
  • The State - New nuclear lawsuit goes after SCANA officials' bonuses - John Monk
  • U.S. News & World Report - US Energy Secretary to Visit Ohio Uranium Plant Site Cleanup
  • San Luis Obispo New Times - Letter: PG&E needs to pack nuclear waste in thicker containersLinda Seeley, Los Osos
  • All Things Nuclear - North Korea's Next Test? - Gregory Kulacki, China project manager and senior analyst
  • Radio New Zealand - Author challenges British denial over Pacific nuclear legacy
  • Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty - 'Left To Die As Guinea Pigs': Tatar Village Struggles On, 60 Years After Nuclear Catastrophe
  • Utility Dive - South Carolina AG: SCANA should not charge customers for failed Summer nuke - Robert Walton
  • SOFREP - U.S. Navy sets course for a new fleet of nuclear missile subs SOFREP Original Content - Alex Hollings
  • Macleay Argus NSW Australia - Opposition fires up over nuclear power station chatter
  • Egypt Independent - plant deal in October - Al-Masry Al-Youm
  • Xinhua News - Iran gears up to develope nuclear-driven submarines, warships - EnviroNews
  • Environews - Dams Place 39 US Reactors in Line of Fire Says Nuclear Expert – Fukushima-Style Scenarios Possible (Pt. 6)
  • KATU Portland - Portland's Cold War history lies buried under Kelly Butte - Reed Andrews
  • Reuters - Exclusive: Blackstone, Apollo team up for Westinghouse bid - sources - Greg Roumeliotis, Jessica DiNapoli
  • Japan Today - TEPCO closer to approval for first reactor restarts after Fukushima
  • RTO Insider - Vogtle, the Law of Holes, and Two Modest Proposals - Steve Huntoon
  • Pakistan Observer - Pakistan's NSG membership - Dr Zafar Nawaz Jaspal
  • Southern Maryland News Net - Calvert Cliffs Nuclear Power Plant Sirens to be Tested
  • Xinhua News - China makes "enormous" efforts in addressing Korean Peninsula nuclear issue: spokesman
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Demand relief for ratepayers
  • World Nuclear News - Largest French nuclear training centre opens
  • World Nuclear News - Westinghouse signs Bohunice V1 dismantling contract
  • World Nuclear News - VC Summer owners monetise Toshiba guarantee
  • San Clemente Times - Letter: Why Aren't More People Concerned About Nuclear Waste Near San Clemente? - Jenifer Massey, San Clemente
  • East County Magazine, San Diego CA - HOUSE COMMITTEE HOLDS HEARING ON SOLUTIONS TO MOVE NUCLEAR WASTE AWAY FROM SAN ONOFRE
  • Lucknow Sentinel Canada - Nuclear Waste Management Organization contributes $10,000 to Point Clark harbour restoration
  • The Conversation - Why Canada must not be shut out of the neutron technology it invented
  • Columbus Dispatch - Energy Secretary Rick Perry plans Piketon visit on Friday - Jessica Wehrman
  • Calvert Recorder - Nuke plant deemed prepared for emergencies - Tamara Ward
  • Clawson News - Plans to dump Hinkley Point mud off south Wales criticised
  • Business Recorder - France raises carbon taxes, to repay EDF renewables debt
  • USGS - M 4.8 - 35km E of Namie, Japan
  • IAEA - Italian and Pakistani Bust Donations add to the "Nuclear Art" Collection of the IAEA - Stephanie Halasz, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - With Revised Guidelines, IAEA Review Helps Enhance Transparency and Openness in Developing Nuclear Infrastructure - Elisabeth Dyck, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • IAEA - Namibia Enlists the IAEA to Help Study the Health of the Coastal Marine Ecosystem: Preliminary Scientific Report Handed-Over - Lucas Smalldon, IAEA Department of Nuclear Sciences and Applications
  • IAEA - Better Control of Radioactive Sources: Caribbean Regulators Start First-of-a-Kind Training - K. Glenn, IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation
  • Trend News Agency - 'Without inspections, Iran deal is empty promise' - US envoy to UN
  • NHK World - Okinawa disposes of unexploded shells
  • Asahi Shimbun - Yakuza arrested in Fukushima decontamination work racket - Kenta Yasumi
  • Asahi Shimbun - Troubled Toshiba, Bain finalize sale of memory-chip business - The Associated Press
  • Japan Times - Chip sweepstakes wind down as Toshiba inks ¥2 trillion deal with Bain group - Japan News
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - 2 equity firms link in bid for Westinghouse
  • Mainichi Daily News - Political ideals of Koike, ex-member of 5 national political parties, unclear
  • Bellona - What can Russia learn from its flashy new nuclear icebreaker push? - Charles Digges
  • Press TV - Possibility of opening Iran nuclear deal a 'myth': Zarif
  • House of Representatives - Testimony of Dr. Edwin Lyman, Senior Scientist, Global Security Program, Union of Concerned Scientists, "Examining America's Nuclear Waste Management and Storage", Before the Oversight and Government Reform Committee, Subcommittee on the Interior, Energy and Environment, September 26, 2017
  • House of Representatives - Testimony of Prof. David G. Victor, Chairman of the San Onofre Community Engagement Panel, before the House Oversight and Government Reform Subcommittee on Interior, Energy and Environment
  • House of Representatives - TESTIMONY ON BEHALF OF THE ENERGY COMMUNITIES ALLIANCE OF CHUCK SMITH, JR., COUNCIL MEMBER, AIKEN COUNTY, SOUTH CAROLINA, CHAIRMAN, ENERGY COMMUNITIES ALLIANCE, BEFORE THE SUBCOMMITTEE ON THE INTERIOR, ENERGY, AND ENVIRONMENT HOUSE OVERSIGHT AND GOVERN MENT REFORM COMMITTEE REGARDING "EXAMINING AMERICA'S NUCLEAR WASTE MANAGE MENT AND STORAGE", SEPTEMBER 26, 2017
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Environmental Assessments; Availability, etc.: Dominion Nuclear Connecticut, Inc. Millstone Power Station, Unit No. 2 FR Document: 2017-20726 Citation: 82 FR 45322 PDF Pages 45322-45324 (3 pages) Permalink
  • Lincoln County Record - Commissioners Visit with Sen. Masto - Dave Maxwell
  • Power Engineering - Energy Officials Complain About Lack of Progress at Yucca Mountain
  • Mainichi Daily News - 3 nabbed over alleged illicit job mediation for Fukushima cleanup workers
  • Tokyo Reporter - Yakuza illegally referred workers for decontamination work at Fukushima - Tokyo Reporter
  • Chillicothe Gazette - On-site disposal debate reaches Chillicothe - Chris Balusik
  • DOE:EM - Contract Awarded for Professional Support Services at Department of Energy Office of Environmental Management Sites
  • DOE:EM - Contract Awarded for Technical Support at Department of Energy Environmental Management (EM) Sites Across the DOE Complex

    Wednesday, September 27, 2017

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Officials frustrated over lack of progress on Yucca Mountain - Gary Martin
  • KPBS - Energy, Environment House Subcommittee Hears San Onofre Safety Concerns - Alison St John
  • High Country News - What is the Department of Energy? - Rebecca Worby
  • Newsweek - Fukushima Cleanup: Highly Radioactive Nuclear Fuel will Remain in Reactors until at Least 2023 - Janissa Delzo
  • Qantara.de - Trump's UN debut: The axis of evil is back
  • Reuters - China National Nuclear, Shenhua team up to develop gen-4 reactor - David Stanway
  • Santa Fe Reporter - Nuclear Neighborhood: A company that made equipment to detect radiation left toxic material in a shuttered Santa Fe building - Aaron Cantú
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Feds give LANL operator more time to manage environmental cleanup - Rebecca Moss
  • Albuquerque Journal - LANL operator gets a $65 million clean-up contract extension - Mark Oswald
  • Daily Californian - UC competes for control of Los Alamos National Laboratory, home of the atomic bomb - Malini Ramaiyer and Rishabh Nijhawan
  • Los Alamos Monitor - LANS gets 6-month extension on legacy cleanup contract
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - WIPP road repairs cost $27M in state settlement funds - Adrian C Hedden
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - New Mexico receives road money as part of settlement - The Associated Press
  • KOSA-TV CBS 7 Odessa - Texas firm awarded $19M for storing New Mexico nuclear waste
  • Oak Ridge Today - ORNL reports strong interest in voluntary separations, but still needs to review applications - John Huotari
  • KIFI Idaho Falls - INL holds Super Lab demonstration - Michaela Leung
  • Daily Energy Insider - Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory discovers key ingredient for hydrogen storage - Chris Galford
  • Red Dirt Report, OK - OpEd: The hellish road to Hanford - and beyond - Andrew W. Griffin
  • Tri-City Herald - Conflict of interest? CH2M purchase would give Jacobs 2 Hanford contracts - Annette Cary
  • Bloomberg - Czechs Can Build Nuclear Unit Without Foreign Money, Babis Says - Ladka Mortkowitz Bauerova
  • Bloomberg - Hedge Funds to Buy Scana's $2 Billion Toshiba Penalty - Sridhar Natarajan and Eliza Ronalds-Hannon
  • Reuters - Santee Cooper to sell claims from Toshiba for failed nuclear project - Anirban Paul
  • Reuters - France raises carbon taxes, to repay EDF renewables debt - Bate Felix, Geert De Clercq
  • Reuters - Radioactive leak at Sweden's Studsvik gets level 2 severity rating - Anna Ringstrom
  • Reuters - RPT-UPDATE 2-Fortum to launch $9.5 bln bid for German utility Uniper - Christoph Steitz and Jussi Rosendahl
  • Reuters - Czech election favourite Babis says CEZ split would cost consumers - Jason Hovet
  • Reuters - Thousands evacuated in Ukraine as ammunition depot explodes - Pavel Polityuk
  • Reuters - China National Nuclear, Shenhua team up to develop gen-4 reactor - David Stanway
  • Reuters - Top U.S. general says exiting Iran nuclear pact would make future deals tough - Idrees Ali
  • Forbes blog - Nuclear Power Is 'On Its Back,' Former CIA Director Says - Jeff McMahon
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Group opposes bringing German nuclear material through Charleston to Savannah River Site - Derrek Asberry
  • Charleston Post and Courier - SCANA, Santee Cooper taking $171 million discount to cash in nuclear settlement with Toshiba - Thad Moore
  • South Strand News, SC - Lawmakers ask police to probe co-owner of failed nuke plant - Meg Kinnard Associated Press
  • The State - How much worse was the original Bechtel nuclear report? - Cindi Ross Scoppe
  • Charleston Post and Courier - S.C. utility watchdog wants power bills cut after attorney general questions law behind nuke fiasco - Jamie Lovegrove and Thad Moore
  • Augusta Chronicle - State police probe 'potential criminality' in SC nuclear project - Associated Press
  • Charleston Post and Courier - State utility regulators ask for electric charges related to SC nuclear reactors to be rolled back - Andrew Brown
  • Charlotte Business Journal - SCANA Corp. may be barred from charging customers for failed V.C. Summer project - John Downey
  • The State - SCE&G customers rip utility at House hearing on failed reactor project - Sammy Fretwell
  • Rock Hill Herald - SCE&G customers may get break on power bills to offset nuclear plant debacle - John Monk and Sammy Fretwell
  • ABC Columbia - SC Attorney General Sounds Off on Law Allowing Rate Hikes, Calling it 'Constitutionally Suspect - Alexis Frazier
  • ABC Columbia - SLED Investigating SCANA, Santee Cooper - Rob Dew
  • WCBD News 2, Charleston, SC - News 2 I-Team: What utility customers should know about failed nuclear plant investigation - Libba Holland
  • Charleston Post and Courier - State criminal investigation opened into SCANA's role in South Carolina nuclear project collapse - Jamie Lovegrove
  • Free Times, Columbia SC - City Watch: Those Epic Consequences May Be Coming for SCANA - Kevin Fisher
  • WCBD News 2, Charleston, SC - State police confirm probe of failed nuke plant - Associated Press
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Santee Cooper to vote on plan to cash in now on Toshiba settlement - John McDermott
  • FITSNews.com, SC - #NukeGate: SLED Launches Investigation
  • Free Times, Columbia SC - FT Roundup: House Wants SLED to Investigate SCANA - Chris Trainor
  • Charleston Post and Courier - South Carolina attorney general: Law that funded nuclear project is 'constitutionally suspect' - Thad Moore
  • Union of Concerned Scientists - Here's every nuclear weapon in the US arsenal
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - LANL temporarily suspends workers who violated nuclear protocols - Rebecca Moss
  • WACH FOX 57 Columbia SC - SCE&G customers seek answers after nuclear plant fails - Jamal Goss
  • Atlanta Journal-Constitution blog - The good news for backers of Plant Vogtle's expanded nuclear capacity - Jim Galloway
  • Huffington Post blog - Opponents of the Iran Deal Should Face Facts. and Here They Are - Daniel R. DePetris
  • Washington Examiner - The world must stop ignoring Iran's pattern of obstructing nuclear inspections - Alejo Vidal-Quadras
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Abe-Koike fault lines center on tax hike, nuclear power--Rival conservatives generally on the same page over Japan's security - Tsubasa Suruga
  • Scout Warrior - The U.S. Navy's Nuclear Submarines Could Be Made Obsolete - Michael Peck
  • Albuquerque Journal - NNSA says no safety impact from plutonium violation at Los Alamos - Mark Oswald
  • TVO Ontario - OpEd: Why nuclear power is the backbone of Ontario's clean electricity systemJohn Barrett
  • Daily Mail - Living under the cloud of nuclear war: Stunning photographs show the detonation of Soviet nukes being tested in the Fifties - Gareth Davies
  • High Country News - What is the Nuclear Regulatory Commission? - Rebecca Worby
  • WIS-TV Columbia, SC - SLED investigates multi-billion dollar nuclear failure, as electric customers weigh-in - Ashleigh Holland
  • Anadolu Agency Ankara - World Nuclear Assn. hails start of Akkuyu plant's build - Huseyin Erdogan
  • Yonhap News - IAEA chief to visit S. Korea to discuss N. Korean nuke issue
  • Business Wire - New AREVA: Largest Nuclear Training Center in France Opens Its Doors - New AREVA
  • Sputnik News - US Navy Pours $5 Billion More into Replacing Nuclear Ohio-Class Submarines
  • Business Standard India - Book Review: A mission to ensure a nuclear-free South Asia -- and why it failed - Vikas Datta, IANS
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Questions of legality and corruption heat up in S.C. - Kristi E. Swartz
  • Al Bawaba - Nuclear Education to Have a Positive Impact on Egypt's Economy – Experts
  • The Asia-Pacific Diplomat - Grappling with the Bomb: 60 Years After Britain's Pacific Hydrogen Bomb Tests - An interview with Nic Maclellan w/Catherine Putz
  • San Juan Record, Monticello, Ut - Energy Fuels holds open house at White Mesa Mill
  • Windham County Commons - False choice--With both companies attempting to thwart the regulatory process, Entergy and NorthStar's inherently weak and incomplete proposal demands scrutiny - Schuyler Gould
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - NRA gives Niigata reactors initial OK
  • Middletown Press and Journal, PA - Three Mile Island group sounds the alarm again: Lawmakers aren't doing anything to help - Dan Miller
  • Greenfield Recorder, MA - Plans to clean up Vt. Yankee met with criticism from environmental groups - Richie Davis
  • Yonhap News - Opposition leader to visit U.S. to call for redeployment of tactical nukes
  • Southeast Energy News - Westinghouse asks court to block Georgia Power from ending Vogtle nuclear contract - Brye Steeves
  • Clemson Newsstand, Clemson University, SC - Researchers get $1 million to study materials involved in nuclear energy - Paul Alongi, College of Engineering, Computing and Applied Sciences
  • JoyNews Ghana - Ghana: Uranium deal with China 'shrouded in secrecy'; Minority demands clarity
  • Central Penn Business Journal - Pro-nuclear coalition cites local business impact of TMI closure - Roger DuPuis
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Texas firm awarded $19M for storing New Mexico nuclear waste - The Associated Press
  • MensXP - Operation HAT: How CIA Lost A Nuclear Device In India While Spying On China and Almost Polluted Ganga - Anshul Gandhi
  • London Times - Sellafield nuclear site workers strike over pay offer - Emily Gosden
  • BBC - Sellafield nuclear site workers walk out on strike
  • BelTA - Belarusian R&D for rehabilitating territories around Fukushima nuclear power plant
  • Tri-City Herald - Meet the 1st parks manager of the Hanford national park at open house - Annette Cary
  • Public Citizen - MEDIA ALERT: Public Citizen's Leading Experts on Regulation Can Push Back on Trump's Deregulation Speech
  • NRC - NRC Seeks Comments on Draft FY 2018-2022 Strategic Plan
  • NRC - NRC Begins Special Inspection at Maryland NIST Facility
  • USGS - M 5.8 - 79km ESE of Hachinohe, Japan
  • IAEA - With Revised Guidelines, IAEA Review Helps Enhance Transparency and Openness in Developing Nuclear Infrastructure - Elisabeth Dyck, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • IAEA - Namibia Enlists the IAEA to Help Study the Health of the Coastal Marine Ecosystem: Preliminary Scientific Report Handed-Over - Lucas Smalldon, IAEA Department of Nuclear Sciences and Applications
  • IAEA - Better Control of Radioactive Sources: Caribbean Regulators Start First-of-a-Kind Training - K. Glenn, IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation
  • World Nuclear News - South Korea a 'nuclear success story'
  • World Nuclear News - Radioisotope supplies stable but still vulnerable
  • World Nuclear News - Global nuclear organisations enhance cooperation
  • Trend News Agency - Iran on verge of nuclear leap: Trump's confrontation may backfire - Elmira Tariverdiyeva
  • Asahi Shimbun - Melted fuel, other challenges left in Fukushima nuclear cleanup
  • Asahi Shimbun - EU to lift import curbs on rice from Fukushima, more deals likely
  • Japan Times - Fuel shortage looms as Japan fires up biomass energy - Yuka Obayashi
  • Press TV - Top US general says Iran complying with nuclear deal
  • Press TV - IAEA monitoring of Iran deal going on smoothly: Amano
  • Press TV - Iran missile tests don't breach international accords: Russia
  • Press TV - Elimination of nukes every state's legal, political, moral responsibility: Iran
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Rule List of Approved Spent Fuel Storage Casks: TN Americas, LLC, Standardized NUHOMS Horizontal Modular Storage System, Certificate of Compliance No. 1004, Renewal of Initial Certificate and Amendments FR Document: 2017-20710 Citation: 82 FR 44879 PDF Pages 44879-44886 (8 pages)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Proposed Rule List of Approved Spent Fuel Storage Casks: TN Americas, LLC, Standardized NUHOMS Horizontal Modular Storage System, Certificate of Compliance No. 1004, Renewal of Initial Certificate and Amendments FR Document: 2017-20709 Citation: 82 FR 44971 PDF Pages 44971-44974 (4 pages)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Domestic Licensing of Special Nuclear Material FR Document: 2017-20665 Citation: 82 FR 45071 PDF Pages 45071-45072 (2 pages)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Guidance: Emergency Planning for Research and Test Reactors and Other Non-Power Production and Utilization Facilities FR Document: 2017-20693 Citation: 82 FR 45073 PDF Pages 45073-45074 (2 pages)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Guidance: Physical Inventories and Material Balances at Fuel Cycle Facilities FR Document: 2017-20694 Citation: 82 FR 45074 PDF Pages 45074-45075 (2 pages)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Mandatory Review for Declassification FR Document: 2017-20706 Citation: 82 FR 45072 PDF Pages 45072-45073 (2 pages)
  • Workers Compensation Programs Office - Notice Meetings: Advisory Board on Toxic Substances and Worker Health; Subcommittee Teleconference FR Document: 2017-20620 Citation: 82 FR 45070 PDF Pages 45070-45071 (2 pages)
  • Senator Dean Heller (R-NV) - Heller Makes the Case Against Yucca Mountain to U.S. House of Representatives
  • Foreign Policy - The Myth of a 'Better' Iran Deal - Colin Kahl
  • DOE:EERE - Energy Department Launches Up to $15 Million to Tackle Solar Desalination
  • NIRS - H.R. 3053, the Nuclear Waste Policy Amendments Act of 2017!
  • Lompoc Record - Our View: Power and the future
  • Energy Collective - Interview with Claude Fischer Herzog: "EU Needs a Nuclear Industrial Policy" - Clare Taylor
  • JD Supra - Energy Hearings this Week
  • Asbury Park Press - What will happen to Oyster Creek's radioactive waste? - Amanda Oglesby

    Tuesday, September 26, 2017

  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Governor Announces Nearly $27 Million Of Road Improvements From WIPP Settlement - Carol A. Clark
  • KRQE News 13 Albuquerque - Improvements planned for route used to carry nuclear waste to WIPP
  • Albuquerque Journal - LANL: No risk of radioactive 'criticality' accident in recent incident - Mark Oswald
  • Los Alamos Monitor - State committee discuses chromium plume cleanup - Tris DeRoma
  • AP News - North Korean diplomat says tweet by Trump 'declared war' - Edith M. Lederer
  • Bloomberg - Scana Says S.C. Is Seeking Criminal Probe of Nuclear Project - Jim Polson
  • Bloomberg - Entire U.S. Nuclear Power Fleet Could Disappear in 38 Years: S&P - Mark Chediak
  • Reuters - European ambassadors to U.S. back Iran nuclear pact - Patricia Zengerle
  • Reuters - U.S. energy secretary asks oil industry to study carbon capture technology - Valerie Volcovici
  • Reuters - IAEA chief calls for clarity on disputed section of Iran nuclear deal - Francois Murphy
  • National Defense - Nuclear Modernization Programs Advancing Amid Doubts - Jon Harper
  • Charleston Post Courier - Companies building failed S.C. nuclear project 'were looking to cut corners' as state's top cops asked to investigate - Jamie Lovegrove and Andrew Brown
  • google - SCANA|Santee Cooper|SCE&G
  • Charleston Post Courier - Santee Cooper to vote on plan to cash in on $976M nuclear plant settlement - John McDermott
  • Charlotte Business Journal - South Carolina opens criminal probe of failed V.C. Summer nuclear project - John Downey
  • Charleston Post Courier - New federal lawsuit accuses SCANA of racketeering, negligence in V.C. Summer project - Thad Moore
  • Florence Morning News, SC - Utilities facing 'difficult' time, state official tells Rotarians - Jessica Imbimbo
  • WCIV ABC News 4, Charleston SC - S.C. lawmakers, AG ask SLED for criminal investigation of SCANA over nuclear project - Associated Press
  • Charleston Post Courier - South Carolina attorney general: Law that funded nuclear project is 'constitutionally suspect' - Thad Moore
  • WCBD News 2, Charleston, SC - AG Alan Wilson: Law at heart of failed nuclear reactors "constitutionally suspect" - Associated Press
  • Charleston Post Courier - S.C. House utility panel chairman slams SCANA's 'arrogance' in withholding information - Jamie Lovegrove
  • The Ledger Gazette, Sioux Falls , SD - Comparing Scana Corporation (SCG) and Its Competitors - Sebastian Weber
  • WCBD News 2, Charleston, SC - Public hearing for ratepayer protection committee set for Tuesday
  • Upstate Business Journal, SC - More VC Summer fallout: 250 losing jobs at pipe facility in Laurens - Rudolph Bell
  • The State - SCANA accused of conspiring against customers it charged for failed nuclear plant - Sammy Fretwell
  • The State - SC House leaders ask SLED to investigate SCANA for fraud - Jamie Self
  • The State - SCANA accused of conspiring against customers it charged for failed nuclear plant - Sammy Fretwell
  • Augusta Chronicle - SC lawmakers want state to look into failed nuke plant - Meg Kinnard, Associated Press
  • Charleston Post Courier - Companies building failed S.C. nuclear project 'were looking to cut corners' as state's top cops asked to investigate - Jamie Lovegrove and Andrew Brown
  • ABC Columbia - House Members Call for SLED Investigation of SCE&G's Involvement in V.C. Summer Failure - Gabrielle Franklin
  • Charleston Post Courier - Companies building failed S.C. nuclear project 'were looking to cut corners' as state's top cops asked to investigate - Jamie Lovegrove and Andrew Brown
  • Charleston Post Courier - New federal lawsuit accuses SCANA of racketeering, negligence in V.C. Summer project - Thad Moore
  • WIS-TV Columbia, SC - House committee formed after V.C. Summer debacle to hold public hearing
  • PR Newswire - Motley Rice LLC Commences Review Of SCANA Nuclear Project - Motley Rice LLC
  • Atlanta Business Chronicle - Charging consumers for failed S.C. nuke plant 'constitutionally suspect' official says - By Mark Meltzer -[text]
  • Brown County Democrat - The Latest: Utilities may sell settlement on nuclear project
  • Newsweek - Fukushima Cleanup: Highly Radioactive Nuclear Fuel Will Remain in Reactors Until at Least 2023 - Janissa Delzo
  • Washington Post - Multiple challenges remain to Fukushima nuclear cleanup - Mari Yamaguchi?|?AP
  • The Guardian - Wind power is now cheaper than nuclear – the energy revolution is happening - John Sauven
  • London Times - Aborigines challenge nuclear waste transfers from Dounreay - Gabriella Bennett
  • Jersey Digs - As Nuclear Power Plant Closes, What is Lacey Township's Economic Future Like? - Jared Kofsky
  • Mainichi Daily News - Spent nuclear fuel removal at Fukushima plant to be delayed again
  • Aiken Standard - CNTA establishes Speakers Bureau to further nuclear knowledge - CNTA, a nonprofit organization, provides information and education on nuclear technology to stakeholders and the public to ensure factual information is presented about the benefits and risks of nuclear technologies
  • Power Technology - Fortum's Loviisa nuclear power plant resumes operation after annual maintenance outage
  • Southwest Colorado Journal - Cameco to resume radioactive waste shipments - Jim Mimiaga
  • The Conversation - Solar power alone won't solve energy or climate needs - Jatin Nathwani, Professor and Ontario Research Chair in Public Policy for Sustainable Energy, Faculty of Engineering, Faculty of Environment, University of Waterloo
  • The Sentinel, India - 3 nabbed with 35 kg suspected uranium - New York Patch
  • Peekskill-Cortlandt Patch - Closing Indian Point: The Locals Have A Checklist - Lanning Taliaferro
  • Reuters - Britain opens first subsidy-free solar power farm - Susanna Twidale
  • News & Star - 24-hour Sellafield strike to take place tomorrow amid pay row
  • pv magazine - Georgia Power continues renewable expansion, including solar - Mark Burger
  • Energy Live News - Decommissioning milestone at Oldbury nuclear site
  • Financial Post - Government's mega utility projects spell mega-ruin - Brady Yauch, economist and Executive Director of the Consumer Policy Institute
  • BelTA - Top Belarusian rescue workers taking part in exercise in Bosnia-Herzegovina
  • HNN Huntingtonnews - Owens Ground Water Contamination Spurs Public Hearings - Tony E. Rutherford, News Editor
  • Utility Dive - Perry: DOE still weighing state policy intervention for gas pipelines, grid reliability - Gavin Bade
  • NWTRB - DOE letter response on September 12, 2017 to the Board letter of August 25, 2017 on the Board review of the Sister Rod Test Plan of July 2017
  • USGS - M 3.4 - 29km SW of Hawthorne, Nevada
  • World Nuclear News - World Nuclear Association welcomes Akkuyu construction
  • World Nuclear News - Nuclear energy a priority for UAE, minister says
  • World Nuclear News - Civil construction completed at Tianwan 5
  • NHK World - Plan to scrap Fukushima Daiichi reviewed
  • NHK World - Info on Nankai Trough quake to be issued
  • NHK World - A-bomb survivors urge joining the UN nuclear pact
  • NHK World - EU to ease restrictions on Fukushima food imports
  • Asahi Shimbun - 3-year delay in removal of fuel rods from Fukushima plant - Chikako Kawahara
  • Japan Times - Spent nuclear fuel removal at Fukushima plant pushed back again - Japan News
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Fukushima N-fuel removal delayed
  • Jiji Press - Japan to Delay Fukushima N-Fuel Removal by 3 Years
  • Jiji Press - (Update) Japan-U.S. Nuclear Cooperation Pact to Be Extended
  • Jiji Press - Japan Unveils New Guidelines for Quake Disaster Management
  • Jiji Press - Japan to Review Prediction-Based Measures against Big Quake
  • Bellona - New Russian pollution report long on scary data, short on solutions - Charles Digges
  • Bellona - Chemicals used in Deepwater Horizon spill are harmful to people, study proves – finally - Charles Digges
  • BelTA - COMMENTARY: Belarus to welcome number of IAEA review missions before nuclear power plant goes online
  • Press TV - European ambassadors to US strongly support JCPOA
  • International Trade Commission - Notice Uranium from Russia FR Document: 2017-20502 Citation: 82 FR 44842 PDF Page 44842 (1 page)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Draft Fiscal Years 2018-2022 Strategic Plan FR Document: 2017-20538 Citation: 82 FR 44858 PDF Pages 44858-44859 (2 pages)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Facility Operating and Combined Licenses: Applications and Amendments Involving No Significant Hazards Considerations; Biweekly Notice FR Document: 2017-20475 Citation: 82 FR 44847 PDF Pages 44847-44858 (12 pages)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards FR Document: 2017-20542 Citation: 82 FR 44846 PDF Pages 44846-44847 (2 pages)

    Monday, 25 September, 2017

  • Las Vegas Sun - Letter: Green energy is the answer - Joanne Leovy, Las Vegas
  • Global Research - "Unlimited Imperialism", History of American Militarism: Light at the End of the Tunnel? - Francis A. Boyle
  • Scoop NZ - Stones to Drones: A Short History of War on Earth - David Swanson
  • Washington Post - Whistleblowers at U.S. funded research institutions fear retaliation - Joe Davidson
  • Vermont Journalism Trust - Leahy and Grassley call for Justice Department whistleblower protections - Elizabeth Hewitt
  • Petoskey News-Review, MI - OPINION: Kendall Stanley – Think, for heaven's sake! text
  • Bloomberg - India's Modi Starts $2.5 Billion Plan to Grow Electricity Access - Rajesh Kumar Singh
  • Bloomberg - Editorial: More Sanctions, Fewer Insults Against North Korea
  • Reuters - France cuts renewable energy grid connection costs - Geert De Clercq
  • Reuters - India unveils $2.5 bln plan to electrify all households by end 2018 - Sudarshan Varadhan and Mohi Narayanan
  • Reuters - France to invest 7 billion euros in renewable energy plan: government document - Bate Felix
  • Reuters - UAE's first nuclear reactor to operate in 2018: minister - Stanley Carvalho
  • Xinhua News - U.S. will "do everything" to avoid nuclear war with DPRK: U.S. treasury secretary
  • Charleston Post Courier - South Carolina House leaders ask state law enforcement chief to investigate nuclear project debacle - Jamie Lovegrove and Andrew Brown
  • WLTX Columbia, SC - House Asks SLED to Investigate SCE&G Over VC Summer Failure
  • Business Insider - An economist explains why a national monument with free admission is way more valuable than the uranium ore beneath it - Jerry Nickelsburg
  • Al-Arabiya - UAE Energy Minister: First nuclear reactor to be operational next year
  • Zee News - US reveals 9 secret locations housing Pakistan's nuclear weapons, raises 'takeover' alarm
  • NSW Daily Telegraph - Mark Latham: Australia needs to go nuclear to prevent power shortages - Mark Latham
  • BBC - Plans to dump Hinkley Point mud off south Wales criticised - Steffan Messenger
  • Radio New Zealand - Marshalls reminds UN of nuclear horror
  • Herald Scotland - Dounreay: The massive and most complex nuclear clean-up in Europe - Fiona McKay
  • Middle East Monitor - Sudan's first nuclear power plant nears completion
  • Herald Scotland - Australian Aborigines move to block shipments of Scottish nuclear waste
  • Grand Junction Sentinel - Test area shrinks for drilling near Rulison nuke site - Dennis Webb
  • Trend News Agency - India intends to start uranium supplies from Uzbekistan - Ali Mustafayev
  • Focus Taiwan - Nuclear waste disposal contract with North Korea invalid: Taipower - Huang Li-yun and Y.F. Low
  • Shillong Times - IAEA allays fears over uranium mining effects
  • Trend News Agency - Kazakhstan's Ministry of Energy talks building nuclear power plant
  • Mainichi Daily News - Editorial: Remembering Fukushima's lessons as NRA ushers in new chairman
  • NASDAQ - Anti-nuclear group sues to block EDF's Flamanville reactor approval - Reuters
  • Hindustan Times - 'It kills slowly, painfully': Nagasaki atomic explosion survivor has a message for US, North Korea
  • London Times - Iran nuclear deal is best option, says Israeli general - Anshel Pfeffer, Jerusalem
  • UAE National - World's leading nuclear powers to meet in Abu Dhabi next month - James Langton
  • Western Mail - Hundreds of thousands of tonnes of 'radioactive' mud to be dumped off the Cardiff coast - Ruth Mosalski
  • Amarillo Globe-News - Federal auditors say US nuclear dump running out of room - Associated Press
  • Electric Light & Power - Michigan OKs Consumers Energy plan to opt out of buying nuclear plant's power
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Mich.'s Palisades plant moves closer to closure - Jeffrey Tomich
  • BelTA - Belarus, Ukraine to cooperate in nuclear energy
  • The Varsity, University of Toronto - Experiments explained: Baby Tooth Survey - Farah Badr
  • Lymphoma News Today - Radioactive Iodine Increases Risk of Thyroid Cancer Patient Developing Acute Myeloid Leukemia, Study Reports - Janet Stewart, MScby Janet Stewart, MSc
  • Tri-City Herald - What's new at PNNL? Fake fish, seaweed farming and smart lights - Annette Cary
  • Cape Cod Broadcasting - NRC Inspectors to Begin Pilgrim Reactor Operator Review - Brian Merchant
  • The Quint, India - On His 84th Birthday, a Look at Manmohan Singh's Life & Politics - Akriti Paracer
  • NWTRB - DOE letter response on September 12, 2017 to the Board letter of August 25, 2017 on the Board review of the Sister Rod Test Plan of July 2017
  • IAEA - Director General's Remarks at Insect Pest Control Laboratory Inauguration
  • IAEA - IAEA Inaugurates New Laboratory to Help Countries Fight Insect Pests
  • IAEA - Ambassador Darmansjah Djumala of Indonesia Takes Over as New Chairman of IAEA Board of Governors
  • World Nuclear News - Diversity key to US grid resilience
  • World Nuclear News - Strategic plan for uranium remediation in Central Asia
  • Trend News Agency - Iran President communicates counter-US act
  • BelTA - Gomel to host scientific conference on recovery from radiation accidents
  • google - site:presstv.com nuclear bushehr
  • NRC - Evaluation of Proposed NRC Modifications to the Probabilistic Risk Assessment Process
  • NRC - Independent Evaluation of NRC's Implementation of the Federal Information Security Modernization Act of 2014 for Fiscal Year 2017 – Region IV, Arlington, Texas
  • NRC - Evaluation of NRC's Management of Government Cell Phones
  • Unz Review - My Threats Are Bigger Than Your Threats - Eric Margolis
  • House Committee on oversight and government reform - Examining America's Nuclear Waste Management and Storage--Hearing Date: September 26, 2017 2:00 pm - Subcommittee on the Interior, Energy, and Environment
  • The Atlantic - Will Trump Change the Way Presidents Approach National Monuments? - Lena Felton
  • National Review - Trump Wants to Free Up Federal Lands, His Interior Secretary Fails Him - William Perry Pendley
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Renewals; Applications: South Texas Project Nuclear Operating Co. FR Document: 2017-20372 Citation: 82 FR 44666 PDF Pages 44666-44673
  • Workers Compensation Programs Office - Notice Requests for Nominations: Advisory Board on Toxic Substances and Worker Health FR Document: 2017-20335 Citation: 82 FR 44664 PDF Pages 44664-44665

    Sunday, September 24, 2017

  • East County Magazine, San Diego County, CA - Citizens Oversight to Announce Two Major Projects at San Onofre Public Event Sunday - Environmental Working Group
  • Environmental Working Group - Junk Rocket Science: How Trump's EPA Nominee Greenwashed Brain-Damaging Chemical - Scott Faber
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Sen. Domenici: a strong leader and supporter of LANL - Andrea D. Romero and Scarlet B. Rendleman
  • KOB Albuquerque - 2 more reported incidents at LANL puts safety back into question
  • Sputnik News - Iraqi Foreign Minister Asks Nuclear Powers to Assist In Reactor Construction
  • AP News - Trump points to Iran missile test in criticizing nuke deal
  • AP News - Iraq seeks other nations' help to build a nuclear reactor - Jennifer Peltz
  • Bloomberg - North Korea's A-Bomb Is Deterring U.S. First Strike, Russia Says - Elena Mazneva
  • Reuters video - N.Korea, at UN, says rockets to U.S. 'inevitable'
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Stamped for failure: Westinghouse and SCANA used unlicensed workers to design abandoned S.C. nuclear reactors - Andrew Brown
  • KSDK St. Louis - Citizen group prays for fix to Westlake Landfill nuclear waste problem - Sean Franklin
  • Sputnik News - North Korean Nuclear Weapons Means of Self-Protection - Foreign Minister
  • Wall Street Journal - Letter From North Korea: What Life Looks Like as Nuclear Crisis Mounts - John Lyons and Jonathan Cheng
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Japan-U.S. N-power deal set for extension - Makoto Mitsui
  • National Interest - 5 Reasons America's Nuclear Powered Aircraft Carriers are No Better than Old Battleships - Robert Farley
  • Nikkei Asian Review - North Korea sought mutual assured destruction ties with U.S. in 2016
  • New London Day - Editorial: Approve bill to help Millstone secure its future
  • Savannah Morning News - States should keep nuclear in the power mix - John Hanger and Marc Spitzer
  • Savannah Morning News - No corporate welfare: States shouldn't bail out nuclear plants - David Williams
  • West Somerset Free Press - Letter: This should be the death knell for Hinkley C - Alan Debenham, Clifford Avenue, Taunton.
  • Japan Times - Quiet energy revolution underway in Japan as dozens of towns go off the grid - Aaron Sheldrick and Osamu Tsukimori
  • Trend News Agency - Iran army kicks off massive drills along western frontier - Khalid Kazimov
  • NHK World - Hiroshima peace museum gets 70 millionth visitor
  • Japan Times - Probe Toshiba's latest results for misstatements, SESC staffers urge
  • Press TV - Russia rules out reopening talks on Iran's nuclear agreement
  • Press TV - Iran rejects renegotiation, revision of nuclear deal: Velayati
  • Press TV - Over 2,800 Syrian civilians killed in US-led airstrikes in 3 years: SOHR
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Renewals; Applications: South Texas Project Nuclear Operating Co. FR Document: 2017-20372 Citation: 82 FR 44666 PDF Pages 44666-44673
  • Workers Compensation Programs Office - Notice Requests for Nominations: Advisory Board on Toxic Substances and Worker Health FR Document: 2017-20335 Citation: 82 FR 44664 PDF Pages 44664-44665
  • PTI news - India in talks with countries like Uzbekistan to create uranium reserve
  • New Baltimore Voice - Efforts to squash plans for nuclear waste dump on Lake Huron escalate--Rep. Mitchell sends message to Canadian government - Jim Bloch
  • Moultrie News, Charleston, SC - South Carolina's Nuclear Scandal, 'Legal' Bribery and Silence - Phil Noble
  • Bangladesh Daily Star - history: The first nuclear physicist of Bangladesh--Dr Anwar Hossain - Am Harun Ar Rashid
  • Mainichi Daily News - Chiba court recognizes nuke disaster evacuees' 'loss of hometown' for first time
  • Japan Times - New NRA chief Fuketa vows to make Japan's atomic power plants safe
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Nearly 20% of Japan's quake recovery funds still sit idle
  • POWERnews - Is DOE's Advanced Reactor Program a Bust? - Kennedy Maize
  • POWERnews - Feds Subpoena Documents Related to 2016 Bechtel Audit of V.C. Summer Nuclear Expansion - Sonal Patel

    Saturday, September 23, 2017

  • Liberation News - Inaugural People's Congress of Resistance draws together grassroots leaders unified by a revolutionary vision - People's Congress of Resistance
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Report: LANL twice violated nuclear safety standards in Aug. - Rebecca Moss
  • Albuquerque Journal - 'Criticality safety event' occurred at LANL's plutonium facility - Mark Oswald
  • Reuters - France 'extremely concerned' by Iran ballistic missile test - John Irish
  • Reuters - Iraq asks U.N. for help to build new nuclear power reactor - Michelle Nichols
  • Reuters - China says North Korea quake not nuclear explosion - Ben Blanchard
  • Reuters - USGS says cannot confirm if North Korea quake natural or manmade - Lincoln Feast
  • Reuters - North Korea says rockets to U.S. 'inevitable' as U.S. bombers fly off North Korean coast - Michelle Nichols, Yara Bayoumy, Phil Stewart
  • Reuters - Iran tests new missile after U.S. criticizes arms program - John Irish and Joel Schectman
  • Reuters - Two seismic events in North Korea unlikely man-made: CTBTO - Michael Shields
  • Reuters - North Korea says rockets to U.S. 'inevitable' as U.S. bombers fly off North Korean coast - Michelle Nichols, Yara Bayoumy, Phil Stewart
  • Reuters - UAE says Iran violates 'letter and spirit' of nuclear deal - Yara Bayoumy
  • UK Independent - Discovery of radioactive metal points to 'success' of Nazi atomic bomb programme - Fiona Keating
  • RT - Evidence of Hitler's secret nuclear base unearthed by relic hunter
  • BBC News - North Korea: Mystery quake 'not nuclear test'
  • The Hindu - India third in nuclear power installations: study - Vidya Venkat
  • Willoughby News-Herald - Ohio's nuclear future uncertain, subsidies in New York, Illinois get court victories - Andrew Cass
  • The Hill blog - Federal energy subsidies go to far more than nuclear and coal producers - Andrew Fales
  • BBC News - US bombers stage North Korea show of force
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - Chattanooga, Huntsville could get jobs, tax credits from nuclear plant - Dave Flessner
  • Xinhua News - Magnitude-3.4 quake recorded in DPRK not result of nuclear test: CENC
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - Letter: CPUC should order more storage for Diablo Canyon nuclear waste - Linda Seeley, Los Osos
  • Houston Chronicle - What happens when coal and nuclear plants close? - James Osborne
  • Press TV - G-77 support for nuclear deal, victory for Iran: Analyst
  • Press TV - Iran Army fully ready to respond to any enemy wrong move: Senior cmdr.
  • Yonhap News - Nuclear phase-out puts burden on S. Korea's export drive - Kim Eun-jung
  • Japan Times - New NRA chief Fuketa vows to make Japan's atomic power plants safe
  • The State - SCANA insiders sold $3.4 million in stock before damaging report became public - John Monk and Sammy Fretwell
  • KRDO Colorado Springs - Colorado wrestles with laws on radioactive waste
  • Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA - Consumer group urges Dominion to abandon plans for third reactor at North Anna - Robert Zullo | Richmond Times-Dispatch
  • Mid-Hudson News - Astorino's Indian Point anti-closure suit to stay in Westchester
  • Greensboro News & Record - Duke Energy gets whatever it wants - David Smith, Greensboro
  • NHK World - Policy shift on preparing for mega-quakes
  • Asahi Shimbun - VOX POPULI: Court ruling on nuclear disaster a fresh reminder of the heartache
  • Mainichi Daily News - Chiba court recognizes nuke disaster evacuees' 'loss of hometown' for first time
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Japan-U.S. drill under way in show of force to N. Korea
  • Yonhap News - Trump will take 'appropriate' action in event of N.K. H-bomb test: Tillerson
  • Yonhap News - Top diplomats of S. Korea, Japan meet in New York to discuss N.K. nuke issue
  • Press TV - Iran FM rejects re-negotiation of nuclear deal terms
  • Press TV - There's no spirit, there's deal, and Iran is compliant with it: Former Obama official
  • POGO - Press Statement: Senate Passes Defense Spending Bill Drafted in Secret
  • POGO - Defense Bill Language Could Let F-35 off the Hook - Dan Grazier & Mandy Smithberger
  • POGO - Military Industrial Circus--A Profile in Discouragement: Base Motives - Mark Thompson

    Friday, September 22, 2017

  • Idaho State Journal - An alternative nuclear waste repository - Chris Carlson
  • University of Washington - Scott Montgomery makes case for nuclear power in new book 'Seeing the Light' - UW News staff
  • Quartz - Trump is dismantling rules and laws protecting millions of Americans. Here are the most important. - Heather Timmons
  • Cape Cod Broadcasting - Cape Downwinders Planning Rally on Monday in Front of Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station Gate
  • Southgate News Herald, MI - Letter: Shame on Riverview for seeking expansion to landfillEd McArdle, Conservation Chairman for S.E. Michigan Sierra Club, Melvindale
  • EcoWatch - Trump's Pick for Top EPA Post Under Scrutiny for Deep Ties to Chemical Industry - Lorraine Chow
  • Whistleblower Protection Blog - Thousands of Whistleblower Cases in Jeopardy - Mary Jane Wilmoth
  • E&E Daily - INTERIOR: Whistleblower on climate policy wins award for courage - Michael Doyle
  • E&E Daily - FLINT CRISIS: Fertility down, fetal deaths up after contamination – study
  • Consortium News - The Killing of History - John Pilger
  • 3D Printing Industry - INL 3D prints safer nuclear power cells - Beau Jackson
  • 3DPrint.com - INL Researchers Use Hybrid Additive Manufacturing Process to Make Advanced Nuclear Fuels for Reactors - Sarah Saunders
  • Oak Ridger - Murray Rosetnthal-One of ORNL's best cheerleaders - D. Ray Smith
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - Who watches WIPP?: Monitoring center a watchdog as facility recovers - Adrian C Hedden
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Feds still unsure of extent of chromium contamination - Rebecca Moss
  • Spokesman-Review - Whistleblower helps secure $2 million settlement over contract rigging at Hanford - Thomas Clouse
  • Tri-City Herald - Richland firm pays $2M to settle Hanford contracting lawsuit - Annette Cary
  • AP News - Tribe seeks voice in nuclear plant cleanup, land restoration - Lisa Rathke
  • AP News - Reprocessed nuclear fuel returned to Japan for reactor use - Mari Yamaguchi
  • AP News - World powers rally to defend value of Iran nuke accord - JOHN DANISZEWSKI and MATTHEW LEE
  • Bloomberg - A $21 Billion, Failed U.S. Nuclear Project Still Haunting Scana - Mark Chediak
  • Bloomberg - Nuclear Experts Head to China to Test Experimental Reactors - Stephen Stapczynski
  • Bloomberg - Trump Scorns 'Madman' Kim After Threat of H-Bomb Test in Pacific - Shinhye Kang and Seyoon Kim
  • Bloomberg - Trump Has Created Leverage Against Iran. Now He Needs a Closer - Eli Lake
  • Reuters - A N.Korea nuclear test over the Pacific? Logical, terrifying - Hyonhee Shin and Linda Sieg
  • Reuters - China calls for restraint when asked about North Korea hydrogen bomb threat - Ben Blanchard
  • Reuters - Japan court rules Tepco liable over Fukushima: media - Osamu Tsukimori
  • Reuters - Japan fires up biomass energy, but fuel shortage looms - Yuka Obayashi
  • Reuters - North Korea may consider H-bomb test in Pacific, Kim calls Trump 'deranged' - Christine Kim, Steve Holland
  • Reuters - Exclusive: Faulty devices help keep Iran in nuclear deal limits - report - Jonathan Landay
  • Reuters - Defying Trump, Iran says will boost missile capabilities - Bozorgmehr Sharafedin
  • Reuters - Russia says U.S. Iran sanctions undermine nuclear deal - Yara Bayoumy and Arshad Mohammed
  • BBC - North Korea: Trump and Kim call each other mad
  • Denver Post - Colorado landfills are illegally burying low-level radioactive waste from oil and gas industry, Denver Post learns - Bruce Finley
  • Hyperallergic - Navajo Nation Artists Respond to the Threat of Uranium Radiation - Emily Pier
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Uranium program may overrun budget as UPF construction nears - Brittany Crocker
  • Atlanta Journal Constitution - Feds investigating Plant Vogtle nuke project's twin in South Carolina - Russell Grantham
  • Utility Dive - US Attorney subpoenas SCANA for Summer nuclear project documents - Peter Maloney
  • Charleston Post Courier - Santee Cooper to discuss 'monetization' of Toshiba settlement over failed nuclear project - Thad Moore
  • Charlotte Business Journal - Grand jury subpoena in probe of failed V.C. Summer plant focuses on critical consultant's report - John Downey
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: V.C. Summer owners face grand jury subpoenas - Kristi E. Swartz
  • The State - Failed nuclear project ripe for federal investigation, SC lawmakers say - Jamie Self and Avery G. Wilks
  • The State - SCANA being investigated by federal grand jury over failed nuke project - John Monk, Sammy Fretwell and Avery G. Wilks
  • Charlotte Business Journal - Utilities hit with federal subpoenas over shuttered V.C. Summer nuclear project - John Downey
  • The State - SCANA being investigated by federal grand jury over failed nuke project - Sammy Fretwell and John Monk
  • Allentown Morning Call - Three Mile Island fights once again for its nuclear survival - Andrew Maykuth
  • MIT Tech - MIT Nuclear Reactor Laboratory launches seed grant program--New program eases access to the MIT Reactor for MIT faculty and research staff. - Stefanie Koperniak | Nuclear Reactor Lab
  • BelTA - Belarus to observe emergency response drills at nuclear power plants in North Europe
  • BelTA - Belarus invites IAEA to observe radiation emergency response exercise
  • Press TV - Iran FM rejects re-negotiation of nuclear deal terms
  • Patriot Ledger - Stormy weather forces Pilgrim nuclear plant to power down - Christine Legere
  • RT - Russia launches 'world's biggest & most powerful' nuclear icebreaker
  • Asia Times - Japan's plutonium more about proliferation than energy - Shaun Burnie
  • teleSUR - Syria Calls Out 'Double Standard' For Israel Nuclear Arsenal
  • World Nuclear News - Russia proposes new closed fuel cycle
  • World Nuclear News - Demolition starts of US vitrification plant
  • Decatur Daily - NRC names new resident inspector at Browns Ferry Nuclear Power Plant - Marian Accardi
  • Scout Warrior - Navy $5 Billion Deal Builds New Nuclear-Armed Columbia-Class Sub
  • Sputnik News - Nuclear Decay: World's Atomic Arsenal Shrinks 3 Percent in 2016
  • CNBC - China state media: Pulling out of Iran deal would set 'bad precedent' for North Korea - Huileng Tan
  • Watertown DailyTimes, NY - State needs plan to replace nuclear energy - Arthur "Jerry" Kremer, New York, chairman of the New York Affordable Reliable Electricity Alliance
  • Manitowoc Herald Times Reporter, WI - Point Beach Nuclear Plant plans siren maintenance in Manitowoc County
  • The State - Letter: Nuclear fiasco demands big changesZeke Cervantez, Columbia
  • Japan Times - Tepco again ordered to pay damages over nuclear disaster but claims against state dismissed - Japan News
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - N-accident evacuees' claim against govt rejected
  • Xinhua News - Japan's TEPCO ordered for 2nd time to pay damages over Fukushima nuclear disaster
  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette PowerSource - Westinghouse to lay off 1,500 as it deals with investigations and tries for turnaround - Anya Litvak
  • Yonhap News - Seoul's new nuke envoy vows to supplement U.N. sanctions on N.K. - Petra News Agency?
  • Petra News Agency - Jordan calls on regional countries to join NPT
  • Press TV - 'Illegitimate' US sanctions threaten Iran nuclear deal: Lavrov
  • Mainichi Daily News - Tepco again ordered to pay damages in nuclear disaster, but not state
  • TASS - US move to quit Iran nuclear deal to send wrong signal to North Korea – Russia's UN envoy
  • Press TV - US will be big loser if JCPOA fails: Pundit
  • Press TV - Negotiations with US fruitless: Iran's Zarif
  • Newsweek - Hundreds of Radioactive Puppies Just Got Spayed, Neutered at Chernobyl Disaster Site - Kate Sheridan
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Nuclear agenda in Africa under spotlight, as Rosatom launches wind energy firm - Matthew le Cordeur
  • ESI Africa - Nuclear power headlining in SA this week
  • Focus Taiwan - New Taipei conducts second day of nuclear emergency exercise - Lin Chang-shun and Ko Lin
  • Asahi Shimbun - TEPCO ordered to pay evacuees of Fukushima nuclear disaster - Nobuyuki Takiguchi
  • Herald Palladium - Palisades future to be announced today - Alexandra Newman
  • Cumbria Mail - Sellafield chairman to step down
  • WRHI - AUDIO: S.C. Governor's Advisory Board Advises Against DOE Nuclear Plan
  • Baltic Course - Lithuanian Energy Institute: advice on Astravyets NPP in tune with MFA
  • Brattleboro Reformer - Welch finds post-Vermont Yankee economic development update 'reassuring' - Chris Mays
  • Columbia Daily Tribune, MO - Columbia Public Schools to close on land purchase to build middle school
  • DOE - Secretary of Energy Rick Perry Announces $36 Million for Projects to Advance Carbon Capture Technologies
  • IAEA - Resolutions Adopted to Strengthen Nuclear Safety, Security, Science and Technology: IAEA 61st General Conference Concludes - Estelle Marais, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - General Conference Day 5 Highlights - Aabha Dixit, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - Supplies of Key Medical Isotopes Stable, but Vulnerabilities Remain - Nicole Jawerth, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - General Conference Day 4 Highlights - Aabha Dixit, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • BBC - What will happen to the Iran nuclear deal? - Jonathan Marcus
  • NHK World - TEPCO ordered to pay damages over nuclear accident
  • Japan Times - Hiroshima A-bomb exhibit planned at USS Arizona Memorial to mark 75th anniversary of war
  • Jiji Press - New NRA Chief Vows to Secure Nuclear Power Safety
  • Jiji Press - N-Accident Evacuees' Claim against Govt Rejected
  • Jiji Press - Fukushima, Yoshimoto Kogyo Team Up to Revive Disaster-Hit Railway
  • Press TV - Zarif meets Tillerson, P5+1 representatives over JCPOA
  • Press TV - Collapse of Iran deal would send a 'terrible signal': Germany
  • Xinhua News - China's call to support Iran nuclear deal echoed
  • Xinhua News - China urges restraint after DPRK declares H-bomb test possibility
  • Xinhua News - China committed to denuclearization of Korean Peninsula: FM
  • Xinhua News - Japan's TEPCO ordered for 2nd time to pay damages over Fukushima nuclear disaster, gov't found not liable
  • Xinhua News - Iran unveils new ballistic missile with range of 2000 km
  • Energy Department - https://www.federalregister.gov/d/2017-20223 Notice Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Oak Ridge Reservation FR Document: 2017-20222 Citation: 82 FR 44395 PDF Pages 44395-44396 (2 pages)
  • Energy Department - https://www.federalregister.gov/d/2017-20223 Notice Meetings: Nuclear Energy Advisory Committee FR Document: 2017-20223 Citation: 82 FR 44396 PDF Page 44396 (1 page)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Rule Regulatory Issue Summary Regarding Certificate of Compliance Corrections and Revisions FR Document: 2017-20226 Citation: 82 FR 44299 PDF Page 44299 (1 page)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Public Records FR Document: 2017-20212 Citation: 82 FR 44470 PDF Pages 44470-44471 (2 pages)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2017-20407 Citation: 82 FR 44469 PDF Pages 44469-44470 (2 pages)
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Forty years of impasse: The United States, Japan, and the plutonium problem - Masafumi Takubo & Frank von Hippel
  • UPI - Study: Flint's contaminated water increased fetal death rates - Ray Downs
  • The Progressive - Nuclear Plants Plus Hurricanes: Disasters Waiting to Happen - Harvey Wasserman

    Thursday, September 21, 2017

  • OZY, Mountain View, CA - The Next Standing Rock Showdown Could Be Over Nuclear Waste - Daniel Malloy
  • Las Vegas Sun - Q+A: Kihuen discusses his immigration story, DACA and Yucca Mountain - Yvonne Gonzalez
  • Huffington Post blog - The Evolving Scientific and Political Challenges of Nuclear Waste Disposal - Richard Muller, Professor of Physics at UC Berkeley, author of Now, The Physics of Time
  • Fallbrook & Bonsall Villlage News, CA - Deal struck to move nuclear waste from San Onofre - Fallbrook & Bonsall Villlage News, CA
  • San Diego City Beat - San Onofre waste "not going to go anywhere" - Jamie Ballard
  • Xconomy - Xconomy Voices, Episode 3: Nathan Myhrvold and TerraPower - Wade Roush
  • BBC - Iran's leader Hassan Rouhani slams Donald Trump in UN speech
  • Foreign Policy - Trump Efforts to Reopen Negotiations on Iran Nuclear Pact Fail - Colum Lynch
  • Vermont Business Magazine - Grassley, Leahy press Justice Department on 'whistleblower' protections
  • Lexology - Whistleblowers Soon to be Protected under Financial Law - NautaDutilh - Elke Janssens and Heidi Waem
  • FEDweek - Senate Again Backs Mandatory Discipline for Retaliation
  • Power Engineering - Whistleblower Complaint Targets California Utility Regulator - Associated Press
  • EIN News - Ohio Corporate Whistleblower Center Now Urges an Employee of an Ohio Based Company That Is Overbilling Any Federal Agency To Call About Potentially Significant Rewards - Thomas Martin, Ohio Corporate Whistleblower Center
  • Livermore Independent - Yesterday Into Today: Daniel Ellsberg, The Pentagon Papers, Watergate: Part II - Sarah Bobson
  • 3ders.org blog - Idaho National Lab's 'AMAFT' makes 3D printed nuclear fuel that reduces risk of meltdown
  • Oak Ridge Today - DOE, NNSA computing project names new director, to be based at ORNL - John Huotari
  • Livermore Independent - Lab Leads New Effort in Materials Development
  • Livermore Independent - 25 years after the last U.S. nuclear test
  • AP News - Rouhani says Iranians are waiting for an apology from Trump - Edith M. Lederer
  • AP News - Diplomats meet on Iran deal as Trump stays mum on decision - Matthew Lee
  • AP News - Iranian president: Trump's UN comments 'ignorant, absurd' - Jennifer Peltz and Edith M. Lederer
  • Bloomberg - EPA Employees Are Ordered to Attend Anti-Leaking Classes - Michael Biesecker, AP
  • Bloomberg - Scana Says U.S. Attorney Probing Canceled Nuclear Project - Jim Polson
  • Bloomberg - Trump Leaves Allies and Staff Guessing on Iran Deal (Audio)
  • Bloomberg - Balance of Power: Ever More Isolated Trump Goes 'Rogue' on Iran - Nick Wadhams
  • Bloomberg - Trump Keeps Allies in the Dark About Iran Decision - Marty Schenker
  • Bloomberg - How Merkel's Green Energy Policy Has Fueled Demand for Coal - Brian Parkin and Weixin Zha
  • Bloomberg - Iran's Rouhani Says Iran Deal Can't Be Amended - Joe Sobczyk
  • Reuters - Trump says signs new order to widen sanctions against North Korea - Steve Holland
  • Reuters - Germany will strive to save Iran nuclear deal: Gabriel - Andrea Shalal and Rene Wagner
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-French nuclear watchdog flags low risk incident at Chooz 2 reactor - Bate Felix
  • Reuters - TABLE-Swiss nuclear plant outages and restarts - Vera Eckert
  • Reuters - China says North Korea situation shows importance of Iran nuclear deal: state media - Philip Wen
  • Reuters - U.S. weighs whether to stay in Iran nuclear deal - Michelle Nichols, Jeff Mason
  • Reuters - Iran regional behavior means nuclear deal not enough: Macron - John Irish
  • Daily Mail - Amazing footage shows the moment Russia used a nuclear bomb to create a reservoir
  • AP News - Montana set to take over deadly asbestos cleanup site - Matthew Brown
  • AP News - Reprocessed nuclear fuel returned to Japan for reactor use - Mari Yamaguchi
  • AP News - Japan commission supports nuclear power despite Fukushima - Mari Yamaguchi
  • AP News - Search results for: mari yamaguchi
  • The Guardian - Letters: Nuclear is not the way to a clean energy futureEmeritus Professor Sue Roaf, Oxford; David Bridgewater, Pershore, Worcestershire; Dr Kevin Purdy, Reader in microbial ecology, University of Warwick; Dr John Doherty, Vienna, Austria; John Starbuck, Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
  • U.S. News & World Report - Vermont Yankee: Tribes Seek Voice in Nuclear Plant Cleanup, Land Restoration
  • SBS.au - No commercial demand for nuclear power: PM - AAP
  • WCSC Charleston, SC - SCANA receives subpoena for documents related to nuclear project - Landon Boozer
  • Anadolu Agency Ankara - Russia, Cambodia ink nuclear cooperation deal - Huseyin Erdogan
  • Monticello Times - Monticello nuclear plant is up to the task in simulated emergency drill
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Anthonie Cilliers: Cost of nuclear vs other energy sources - Anthonie Cilliers
  • PTI - Pak developed short-range nuclear weapons to counter India's "Cold Start" doctrine: Abbasi - Lalit K Jha
  • World Nuclear News - Valuing nuclear power in the USA
  • World Nuclear News - IAEA celebrates 20 years of waste safety convention
  • World Nuclear News - Rosatom outlines future of nuclear in IAEA address
  • RadioFarda - European Reactions To Renegotiating The Iran Deal
  • BBC - Fire crews attend incident near Hunterston nuclear power station
  • TASS - Chernobyl nuclear power plant lacks space for radioactive waste burial
  • NHK World - Japan's Nuclear Watchdog Chief Retires
  • Press TV - Leader's remarks show Iran not giving more nuclear concessions: Academic
  • Press TV - Collapse of Iran deal would send a 'terrible signal': Germany
  • Japan Today - TEPCO promises safety as it seeks to restart reactors
  • Green Bay Press Gazette - Point Beach Nuclear sirens may go off - Christopher Clough
  • EurActiv - Mogherini: No need to renegotiate Iran nuclear deal
  • Xinhua News - China calls for support for Iran nuclear deal
  • Mainichi Daily News - Japan's nuclear watchdog chief holds final press conference before stepping down
  • The State - Would Bechtel report's release have affected rate hikes for SCANA customers? - Avery G. Wilks
  • The Nerve, S.C. Policy Council - Fight over reactors continues – in Georgia--Regulators move forward with project similar to V.C. Summer - Robert Meyerowitz
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea says Trump threat is 'sound of dog barking'
  • Wall Street Journal - Scana Is Subpoenaed Over Abandoned Nuclear Project - Cara Lombardo
  • Charleston Post Courier - Feds subpoena documents from SCANA and Santee Cooper, receive nuclear plant audit from Gov. McMaster - John McDermott and Andy Shain
  • Charlotte Business Journal - Utilities hit with federal subpoenas over shuttered V.C. Summer nuclear project - John Downey
  • Charleston Post Courier - Feds subpoena documents from SCANA and Santee Cooper, receive nuclear plant audit from Gov. McMaster - John McDermott and Andy Shain
  • FITSNews.com, SC - Tom Rice Rakes In SCANA Cash
  • News Corp Australia - No commercial demand for nuclear power: PM - Roje Adaimy
  • Bloomberg - Scana Says U.S. Attorney Probing Canceled Nuclear Project - Jim Polson
  • IAEA - IAEA and Partners Agree on Strategic Master Plan for Remediating Uranium Legacy Sites in Central Asia
  • Hartlepool Mail - Minister promises Hartlepool's nuclear power station has bright future after Brexit
  • Focus Taiwan - Taiwan holds safety drill at second nuclear power plant - Huang Li-yun and Ko Lin
  • Bellona - Officials still house hunting in Northwest Russia for a place to store nuclear waste - Anna Kireeva, translated by Charles Digges
  • WLTX Columbia, SC - Businesses Hurt By Nuclear Construction Shutdown Are Bouncing Back - Chuck Ringwalt
  • Maryland Daily Record - Md. nuclear power training firm makes $8.75M acquisition
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - Letter: Closing Diablo Canyon nuclear power plant will cost us in many ways - David Deick, Atascadero
  • Daily Energy Insider - Duke Energy's Pitesa to be Nuclear Energy Institute's Chief Nuclear Officer - Kevin Randolph
  • Interfax-Ukraine - Russia stages massive mock nuclear rocket strike to wrap up Zapad 2017 war games
  • BBC - Climate change flood risk concerns in Clyde coastal areas
  • Blue Virginia - Virginia State Corporation Commission Should Require Dominion to Substitute Clean Energy for New, Costly Nuclear Plants - lowkell
  • Windpower Engineering - NRDC releases ambitious goals for a clean energy future - Michelle Froese
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Another bank blow for Guptas as court bid fails
  • Business Standard India - Allot 2000 MW of power from KKNPP 3&4 units to TN: Minister - Press Trust of India
  • Tri-City Herald - What's that sound? Emergency sirens are being tested at Hanford - Annette Cary
  • NRC - NRC Names New Resident Inspector at Browns Ferry Nuclear Plant
  • IAEA - Atoms for Health – Conclusions from the 2017 Scientific Forum - Ismini Dimidis, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication; Simona Hrncirikova, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - Global Network Meeting Highlights Knowledge Transfer and Capacity Building in Nuclear Safety - May Fawaz-Huber, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - IAEA and RCA Regional Office Sign Practical Arrangements to Enhance Cooperation in the Performance of Secretariat Duties under the 2017 Regional Cooperative Agreement
  • IAEA - Algeria Signs its Third Country Programme Framework (CPF) for 2018–2023
  • IAEA - Thailand Signs its Third Country Programme Framework (CPF) for 2017–2022
  • IAEA - Engaging the Young Generation, Ensuring the Future of Nuclear Energy - Oleksandra Gudkova, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - New Members Elected to IAEA Board of Governors
  • BBC - Iran nuclear deal: US 'sunset clause' concern remains - Tillerson
  • The Guardian - Hinkley Point C: fresh strike threat over pay dispute - Rob Davies
  • Trend News Agency - Iranian supreme leader lashes out at US president - Khalid Kazimov
  • NHK World - A-bomb survivors begin drive for UN treaty
  • Asahi Shimbun - TEPCO to delay emptying fuel storage pools at Fukushima plant - Chikako Kawahara
  • Japan Times - 50 signatories ink U.N. nuclear ban treaty opposed by major powers
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Anthonie Cilliers: Cost of nuclear vs other energy sources - Anthonie Cilliers
  • BelTA - Russian agency to help license Belarusian nuclear power plant operation
  • BelTA - Belarus invites IAEA to observe radiation emergency response exercise
  • BelTA - Makei presides over CSTO ministerial meeting in New York
  • Yonhap News - Trump says to put more sanctions on N. Korea - hague@yna.co.kr
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea mulling various measures to intensify pressure on N.K.: foreign ministry - kokobj@yna.co.kr
  • Press TV - Zarif meets Tillerson, P5+1 representatives over JCPOA
  • Press TV - Congress has no evidence showing Iran violated nuclear deal: Democrats
  • Press TV - Iran in 'technical compliance' with nuclear deal: US secretary of state
  • Press TV - Iran and partners launch historic energy project - Amina Taylor
  • Press TV - Negotiations with US on any issues would be 'waste of time': Rouhani
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Rule List of Approved Spent Fuel Storage Casks: EnergySolutions Corp., VSC-24 Ventilated Storage Cask System, Renewal of Initial Certificate and Amendment Nos. 1-6 FR Document: 2017-20010 Citation: 82 FR 44053 PDF Page 44053 (1 page)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Amendment Applications: Virginia Electric and Power Co., North Anna Power Station Independent Spent Fuel Storage Installation FR Document: 2017-20156 Citation: 82 FR 44218 PDF Pages 44218-44220 (3 pages)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Regulatory Issue Summary; Draft: Initiatives to Address Gas Accumulation FR Document: 2017-20118 Citation: 82 FR 44220 PDF Page 44220 (1 page)
  • Senator Dean Heller (R-NV) - Heller Statement on DOI Recommendations Related to Gold Butte
  • IEEE Spectrum - A Bittersweet Milestone for the World's Safest Nuclear Reactors - Peter Fairley
  • Arirang News - Strong earthquakes hit countries situated along Pacific Ring of Fire - jiwonpark@arirang.co.kr

    Wednesday, September 20, 2017

  • Chicago Tribune - Editorial: Illinois, the nuclear waste state
  • Nevada Appeal - Carson City site of free forum about potential Yucca Mountain nuclear waste dump
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - Editorial: San Onofre nuclear waste storage plan better alternative than inaction, barely
  • Nevada Appeal - Nuclear energy foundation founder advocates Yucca Mountain repository - Steve Ranson
  • DOE:IG - Audit Report: DOE-OIG-17-07 - Quality Assurance Management at the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant
  • National Law Review - Commission Significantly Reduces Scope of Proposed Low-Level Radioactive Waste Disposal Rule Revisions
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - WIPP: NWP contract extended for three years, almost $1B - Adrian C Hedden
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Regional Coalition Remembers Pete Domenici: Strong Leader Of NNM Communities and LANL - RCLC News
  • New Mexico Political Report - Lifeline for New Mexico: New international treaty bans nuclear weapons research and production - Greg Mello
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Further tests are needed after tainted well sample, officials say - Rebecca Moss
  • Tri-City Herald - New storage for Hanford's highly radioactive capsules topic of meeting - Annette Cary
  • AP News - 226 killed as 7.1 magnitude quake fells buildings in Mexico - Mark Stevenson, Christopher Sherman and Peter Orsi
  • AP News - Nations start signing nuke ban treaty opposed by big powers - Edith M. Lederer
  • Bloomberg - Haley to Join Tillerson at Iran Nuclear Deal Meeting at UN - Kambiz Foroohar
  • Bloomberg - Bain-Led Group to Buy Toshiba Chip Unit in $18 Billion Deal - Pavel Alpeyev and Yuki Furukawa
  • Bloomberg - China's Nuclear Power Appetite to Offset Western Decline - Elena Mazneva
  • Bloomberg - South Africa Sees No Hurry for New Coal and Gas Projects - Paul Burkhardt
  • Bloomberg - Mexico Searches for Survivors After Quake Leaves Hundreds Dead - Carlos M Rodriguez, Nacha Cattan, Michelle Davis, and Eric Martin
  • Bloomberg - Macron Uses UN Pedestal to Rebut Trump on Iran, Climate Deals - Gregory Viscusi
  • Bloomberg - Toshiba's Board Has One Last Job - Tim Culpan
  • Reuters - Saudi Arabia does not believe Iran abiding by nuclear deal: minister - John Irish and Michelle Nichols
  • Reuters - U.S. must suffer 'painful responses' from Iran after Trump speech: Guards chief - Babak Dehghanpisheh
  • Reuters - Dozens of states sign nuclear weapons ban treaty at United Nations - Michelle Nichols
  • Reuters - Iran nuclear deal must change if U.S. to stay: Tillerson - Arshad Mohammed, John Irish
  • Reuters - Finland's Fortum in talks to buy E.ON's stake in Uniper - Arno Schuetze, Jussi Rosendahl
  • Reuters - Earthquake rattles Mexico City
  • Reuters - French wind power capacity seen overtaking UK, Spain by 2030 - WindEurope - Bate Felix
  • Reuters - Iran prepared to resume curbed nuclear work if Trump quits deal - Iranian official - Parisa Hafezi
  • Reuters - Iran prepared to resume curbed nuclear work if Trump quits deal: Iranian official - Parisa Hafezi
  • Reuters - Trump made decision on Iran nuclear deal but does not reveal it - Jeff Mason, Parisa Hafezi
  • Reuters - Iran nuclear deal must change if U.S. to stay: Tillerson - Arshad Mohammed, John Irish
  • Reuters - U.S. nuclear reactors face uphill challenge, despite lower emissions - Scott DiSavino
  • Economic Times - India collaborating with Russia for nuclear power plant in Bangladesh - PTI
  • Lancaster Intelligencer Journal - Three Mile Island nuclear plant shuts down for refueling, maybe its last - Ad Crable
  • Austin American-Statesman - Some question decision to keep Texas nuclear plant open during Harvey - Sean Collins Walsh
  • Free Times, Columbia SC - Critics Say Commissioners Rubber-Stamped SCE&G's Nuclear Plans. Now They're Up for Reappointment - David Travis Bland
  • Savannah Morning News - Regulators vote to move forward on Vogtle nuclear plant - Mary Landers
  • WABE Atlanta - Georgia Regulators Will Decide On Nuclear Plant Vogtle Next Year - Molly Samuel
  • News & Star - Hinkley Point's Chinese investor interested in Cumbrian new nuclear?
  • Honolulu Civil Beat - Nuclear Blast Preparations: Inside Legislators' Secret Meeting - Courtney Teague
  • Wall Street Journal blog - Q&A: America's Options on a Nuclear North Korea - Shelby Holliday
  • Platts - French Nov peakload power contract above UK on looming nuclear risks - Shubhlakshmi Shukla
  • Gloucestershire Gazette - As wind power becomes cheaper than nuclear, MEP calls on South West MPs to reassess Hinkley Point - Miranda Airey
  • Charlotte Business Journal - Duke Energy's top nuclear exec heads to trade association - John Downey
  • Durham Region - Uxbridge council reiterates stance on nuclear waste - Moya Dillon
  • China Daily - China eyeing fourth UK nuclear project - Zheng Xin in Beijing and Cecily Liu in London
  • Trend News Agency - Kazakhstan, Russia sign agreement on nuclear energy co-op
  • Panorama Armenia - Armenian nuclear plant safety complies with international standards – minister
  • E&E Daily - LOBBYING: 'Hand-to-hand combat' on nuke incentives - Hannah Northey and Sam Mintz
  • NHK World - Nuclear Fuel Retrieval Delayed
  • Shillong Times, India - KSU questions double standards on uranium mining
  • Japan Times - Tepco to make legal safety vow as it seeks restart of reactors at Kashiwazaki-Kariwa plant
  • Prensa Latina - Bolivia, Russia Sign Contract to Build Nuclear Facility
  • ESI Africa - Nuclear scientists attend specialist conference
  • Aiken Standard - Senate bill keeps MOX funding intact - Thomas Gardiner
  • NextBigFuture - China high temperature nuclear reactor could replace coal plants and provide industrial heat - Brian Wang
  • Windham County Commons - State critical of explosives at VY, but is that the plan? - Mike Faher
  • NJ Spotlight - Just Say 'No Subsidies for Nukes,' New Jersey Voters Affirm - Tom Johnson
  • Independent Australia - A radioactive wolf in green clothing: Dissecting the latest pro-nuclear spin - Noel Wauchope
  • Xinhua News - S.Korea to cooperate with U.S. over peaceful resolution of Korean Peninsula nuclear issue
  • AllAfrica - South Africa: Experts Talk Nuclear Reactors
  • RNews SA - Nuclear remains a viable option: Deputy Minister
  • Sumter Item - Nuclear scandal,'legal' bribery and then silence - Phil Noble
  • The Scotsman - Scottish towns and nuclear base in danger from rising seas - Ilona Amos
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Concerns mount that customers will pay for Vogtle - Kristi E. Swartz
  • Southeast Energy News - Georgia regulators vote to move forward on Vogtle nuclear plant's plan - Brye Steeves
  • Interfax Energy - Saudi Arabia nuclear power studies continue
  • CLG News - Utilities meant to hide report on nuclear project - attorney
  • Olean Times Herald, NY - Demolition underway at major building in WVDP cleanup - Rick Miller
  • Santa Maria Times - Letter: Protecting nuke power - William Gloege, Santa Maria
  • DOE - Secretary of Energy Rick Perry Announces Integrated Biorefinery Optimization Projects
  • NAS - Project Update: Gulf War and Health, Volume 11: Generational Health Effects of Serving in the Gulf War
  • NRC - NRC Names Two Executives to Top Positions
  • NRC - NRC Names New Resident Inspector at Cooper Nuclear Power Plant
  • USGS - M 7.1 - 5km ENE of Raboso, Mexico
  • USGS - M 6.1 - 281km ESE of Kamaishi, Japan
  • USGS - M 5.2 - 70km ESE of Namie, Japan
  • IAEA - General Conference Day 3 Highlights - Aabha Dixit, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - Nuclear Technology Helps Southeast Asia Boost Climate-Proof Rice, Experts Demonstrate - Laura Gil, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - Joint Convention on Spent Fuel and Radioactive Waste Safety Celebrates 20th Anniversary - May Fawaz-Huber, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - Meeting the Challenge of Future Nuclear Decommissioning through Education and Training - Irena Chatzis, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • IAEA - Two Decades of Regulatory Cooperation to Strengthen Safety: Ibero-American Forum Turns 20 - Barbara Boreta, IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security
  • IAEA - New Application Increases Efficiency and Effectiveness of Safeguards Verification - Matt Fisher, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • World Nuclear News - Initiative launched for management of sealed sources
  • World Nuclear News - Russia and Paraguay forge closer nuclear power ties
  • Trend News Agency - Rouhani urges world to protect Iran nuclear deal - Farhad Daneshvar, Mehdi Sepahvand
  • Trend News Agency - Iranian newspapers discuss Trump's rhetoric against Iran - Farhad Daneshvar
  • Trend News Agency - Trump deserves tough response from Tehran, expert believes - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • Asahi Shimbun - Travel ban lifted on route leading to town near Fukushima plant
  • Japan Times - Nuclear watchdog orders Amazon to halt sales of product containing radioactive materials
  • Japan Times - Japan continues to support Iran nuke deal, Abe tells Rouhani on heels of Trump speech
  • Jiji Press - TEPCO Pledges to Include Safety Policy in Nuclear Plant Manuals
  • Bellona - Controversial Rosatom reactor build in Finland gets delayed - Charles Digges
  • Bellona - Europe's auto industry greenwashing diesel in attempt to save its dying technology - Bellona Europa
  • BelTA - Belarus, Slovenia to prepare agreement on cooperation in nuclear, radiation safety
  • BelTA - Belarus, IAEA discuss preparations for review missions
  • BelTA - BelNPP to satisfy 25% of Belarus' electricity needs
  • Yonhap News - Chinese people protest N. Korea's nuclear test
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea, U.S., Japan vow 'maximum pressure' on N. Korea
  • Press TV - Iranian president: No one will trust US if Trump nixes JCPOA
  • Press TV - JCPOA belongs to whole world, not just US: EU foreign policy chief
  • Press TV - 'Trump's opposition to Iran deal shows US cannot be trusted'
  • Press TV - French leader speaks in defense of Iran deal in first UN speech
  • Press TV - Iran needs defensive weapons to protect nation: Rouhani
  • Press TV - Trump's anti-Iran speech proves US failed policies in Middle East: IRGC commander
  • Press TV - Russia rebukes Trump, says to 'defend' Iran nuclear deal
  • Press TV - Trump's UN speech 'belongs in medieval times,' says Iran's Zarif
  • Press TV - Debate: Trump's anti-Iran rhetoric
  • Press TV - Israel can't push US to withdraw from Iran nuclear deal: Analyst
  • KNPR Las Vegas - Metro Chamber Of Commerce Heading To Washington, D.C.
  • NRC - Independent Evaluation of NRC's Implementation of the Federal Information Security Modernization Act of 2014 for Fiscal Year 2017 – Region IV, Arlington, Texas
  • Washington Examiner - Trump leaves himself little room for Iran deal recertification - Sarah Westwood
  • Korea Herald - The human cost of nuclear testing - Justin Fendos, professor at Donseo University
  • IAEA - IAEA Designates Capacity Building Centre in Japan for Emergency Preparedness and Response
  • IAEA - Zimbabwe Signs Its Second Country Programme Framework (CPF) for 2017–2021 - Oversight and Government Reform

    Tuesday, September 19, 2017

  • Las Vegas Sun - L.V. goes to D.C.: Why 100 local leaders are headed to Washington
  • Huron Daily-Tribune - Congressman acts against nuclear waste site - Brenda Battel
  • Nevada Independent - Election 2018: On the Record: Where lieutenant governor candidate Kate Marshall stands on policy issues - Jackie Valley
  • Clemson Newsstand - Scientist partners with SRNL to repurpose nuclear power byproduct - Hannah Halusker, College of Science
  • B92 Belgrade - Step closer to truth: How much has NATO bombing poisoned us - Vecernje Novosti
  • St George News - Have health questions? The Cedar City Health Fair promises answers - Tracie Sullivan
  • Federal News Radio - New whistleblower non-profit looks to raise protections, lower barriers to legal resources - Meredith Somers
  • Corporate Counsel ( - Federal Contractors Beware: There's a New Whistleblower Firm in Town - Sue Reisinger, Corporate Counsel
  • DOE - Department of Energy National Labs Recognized as International R&D Hub by International Atomic Energy Agency
  • Oak Ridge Today - DOE labs, including ORNL, recognized as international R&D hub by IAEA - John Huotari
  • Los Alamos Monitor - Mortandad Canyon chromium plume may be wider than expected - Tris DeRoma
  • Albuquerque Journal - High chromium levels found at one Los Alamos well - Mark Oswald
  • KMVT Twin Falls - INL to host national conversation in Delaware on protecting critical infrastructure
  • DOE:Newswise - 25 Years After the Last U.S. Nuclear Test
  • AP News - The Latest: UN head says nuclear threat at high level
  • AP News - Senate backs bill to pump $700 billion into military - Richard Lardner
  • AP News - The Latest: Israeli PM praises Trump's speech
  • AP News - Navy chief: Budget cuts strain force amid ship crashes - Lolita C. Baldor
  • Bloomberg - Russian Nuclear Giant Joins Scramble to Supply Electric-Car Boom - Jack Farchy and Elena Mazneva
  • Bloomberg - Senate Votes to Buy More Military Planes Than Pentagon Requested - Roxana Tiron
  • Bloomberg - Trump Warns North Korea's 'Rocket Man' in First UN Speech - Margaret Talev and Jennifer Jacobs
  • Bloomberg - Trump Says World Will 'See Very Soon' If U.S. Stays in Iran Deal - Jennifer Jacobs and Toluse Olorunnipa
  • Reuters - France's EDF will defend its business position in energy sector review - Benjamin Mallet
  • Bloomberg - Clean Energy Is Approaching a Tipping Point - Reed Landberg
  • Bloomberg - Subsidy-Free Wind Farms Risk Ruining the Industry's Reputation - Jess Shankleman
  • Reuters - French reactor review finds anomalies, EDF ordered to widen inspections - Geert De Clercq, Sudip Kar-Gupta and Bate Felix
  • Reuters - Wreck of WWI German 'U-boat' submarine found off Belgium - Robert-Jan Bartunek
  • Reuters - Factbox: Countries which have expelled North Korean ambassadors after nuclear test - Heekyong Yang, James Pearson
  • Reuters - EDF in talks with Saudi Arabia, South Africa for nuclear deals - Geert De Clercq
  • Reuters - China says North Korea nuclear issue must be resolved peacefully - Ben Blanchard and Christian Shepherd
  • Reuters - Mattis hints at military options on North Korea but offers no details - Phil Stewart, Idrees Ali
  • Reuters - Trump says if threatened, U.S. will 'totally destroy' North Korea - Steve Holland, Jeff Mason
  • Reuters - U.N. chief says statesmanship needed on North Korea, takes digs at Trump - Michelle Nichols
  • Reuters - Threats cannot help resolve Korean peninsula situation, China says - Michael Martina
  • Financial Times - Lithuania: Russian-built nuclear plant revives Chernobyl fears - Richard Milne in Buivydziai and Vilnius and Henry Foy in Ostrovets
  • BelTA - Belarus-Russia nuclear fuel supply draft agreement at final stage
  • BelTA - Lithuania's plans to block electricity import from BelNPP dismissed as political statement
  • BelTA - Belarus' nuclear program on display in IAEA HQ in Vienna
  • BelTA - Belarus to submit national report on NPP stress tests to European Commission in October
  • BelTA - BelNPP to satisfy 25% of Belarus' electricity needs
  • BelTA - Polish Atomic Energy Agency gets familiar with BelNPP construction
  • BelTA - BelNPP to help reduce electricity costs, further differentiate tariffs
  • Financial Times - China in the running to buy into new UK nuclear plant - Jim Pickard, Lucy Hornby and Archie Zhang
  • Daily Telegraph - China mulls Moorside nuclear rescue deal to deepen roots in UK plants - Jillian Ambrose
  • The Guardian - Letter: Nuclear must be part of the low-carbon mix - Agneta Rising, Director general, World Nuclear Association
  • InsideSources - Westinghouse, Largest Nuclear Reactor Builder, Announces Its Exit From Construction Business - Erin Mundahl
  • InsideSources - States Have the Power to Keep Nuclear in the Mix - John Hanger and Marc Spitzer
  • Japan Times - Cooling systems at five NRA-cleared nuke plants could fail if nearby volcanoes erupt
  • Charleston Post Courier - Santee Cooper CEO says he believes failed South Carolina nuclear project could still be completed - Jamie Lovegrove
  • Augusta Chronicle - Utility CEO warns against selling off failed SC nuclear project for parts
  • WACH FOX 57 Columbia SC - Utility companies highlight problems leading to failure - Jamal Goss
  • WLTX Columbia, SC - SCE&G Rates Won't Go Down Despite Halt in Nuclear Construction - Loren Thomas
  • The State - VC Summer nuclear expansion could be finished some day, Santee Cooper chief says - Avery G. Wilks
  • ABC Columbia - Santee Cooper President Says He "Gave Up" on Westinghouse in 2014 - Gabrielle Franklin
  • WSPA-TV Spartanburg, SC - Nuclear reactors will be built 'at some point' say utility CEO - AP
  • ABC Columbia - Senators Question V.C. Summer Executives in Committee Hearing - Grace Joyal
  • WIS-TV Columbia, SC - Senators: 'What went wrong' at V.C. Summer nuclear site? - Samantha Bleiweis
  • Economic Times - Second Kudankulam 1,000 MW nuclear plant to restart on October 7
  • Pakistan Nation - Revisiting India's Nuclear Exceptionalism - Senator Sehar Kamran
  • Financial Express - Nuclear energy inevitable option for India: Sekhar Basu
  • BillMoyers.com - Kushner, Bannon, Flynn Pushed Huge Nuclear Power Deal in Middle East for Profit, In Secret - Ursula Faw
  • IAEA - Nuclear Operators Forum Discusses Challenges in Finding and Retaining Talent - Shant Krikorian, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • IAEA - IAEA Event Emphasizes Gender Parity as Crucial for Innovation and Organizational Excellence - Estelle Marais, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - Nuclear High Temperature Heat Could Replace Fossil Fuels in Industry, Mitigate Climate Change - Matt Fisher, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - Step into the World of Nuclear Security Training – Online, Mobile and in 3-D - Nicole Jawerth, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - Nuclear Techniques in Human Health: Scientific Forum Opens - Miklos Gaspar, Office of Public Information and Communication; Luciana Viegas, Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - IAEA Announces Concept of Qualified Technical Centres for the Management of Disused Sealed Radioactive Sources - Irena Chatzis, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • The Engineer UK - UK project aims to extend life and improve performance of nuclear plants - Helen Knight
  • KPBS - Edison Proceeds With Plans To Bury Nuclear Waste At San Onofre Site - Alison St John
  • Copenhagen Post - Risø to continue as Denmark's nuclear waste storage facility - Stephen Gadd
  • Independent Barents Observer - No building permit for northern Finland nuclear project Fennovoima before 2019 - YLE News
  • Helsinki Times - Fennovoima concedes nuclear power plant construction will be delayed - Aleksi Teivainen
  • Globes Israeli Business - Compromise reached with nuclear employee cancer victims - Tal Schneider
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea eyes Saudi Arabia's nuclear plant deal - Kim Eun-jung
  • Xinhua News - Chinese foreign minister to attend meeting on Iran nuke issue
  • Energy Collective - Saudia Arabia Plans Nuclear Energy RFI for 2.8 Gwe
  • Times of Israel - Government has no plans to close aging Dimona nuclear facility
  • Ha'aretz Daily - Dimona Nuclear Reactor: 10 Years Past Its Projected Lifespan With No Plans to Be Shut Down - Chaim Levinson
  • Houston Chronicle - What happens when the coal and nuclear plants close? - James Osborne
  • Portsmouth Herald News - Seabrook nuclear plant watchdog's request rejected - Angeljean Chiaramida
  • Sudan Tribune - Sudan completes preliminary surveys of nuclear power plant: minister
  • Platts - Prairie Island-2 nuclear unit in Minnesota off grid due to oil leak - Michael McAuliffe
  • Arab News - Saudi Arabia still examining options for nuclear power plants
  • Energy Voice Aberdeen - New poll finds public wary of nuclear and fracking sites - David McPhee
  • Sputnik News - Israel to Pay Compensation to About 170 Nuclear Scientists Suffering From Cancer
  • Foreign Policy Research Institute - Our Brave New Nuclear World - Arthur Waldron
  • Eurasia Review - Rouhani's Resolute Yet Conciliatory Message To US – OpEd - Kaveh L. Afrasiabi
  • Korea Herald - Editorial: China's two faces
  • Cape Business News - The truth about nuclear power in SA
  • Global Times - UN atomic chief praises China's CAP1400 nuclear reactor
  • Global Times - China now one of world's top-3 shale gas producers - Sun Wenyu
  • Press TV - JCPOA belongs to whole world, not just US: EU foreign policy chief - Japan News
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Behind the Scenes / N-training facilities reopen amid fewer students - Yusuke Tomiyama
  • Al-Ahram daily - Egypt continuing efforts to execute its peaceful nuclear energy programme: Minister
  • Rutland Herald - Letter: Let Yankee site lie fallowAmelia Shea, Brattleboro
  • Vermont Journalism Trust - Vernon seeks 'unrestricted' future for Vermont Yankee site - Mike Faher
  • IAEA - Advanced Nuclear Technologies can Help Achieve a Carbon-Free Energy Future - Jennet Orayeva, IAEA Nuclear Energy Department
  • Utility Dive - Connecticut Senate passes Millstone nuclear support bill - Peter Maloney
  • Energy Live News - New wave of nuclear apprentices join project
  • PR Newswire - New Jersey voters reject subsidies for nuclear plants, says new poll - American Petroleum Institute
  • World Nuclear News - European group calls for JCPOA support
  • World Nuclear News - China plans further high temperature reactor innovation
  • World Nuclear News - NuScale highlights non-power uses of its SMR
  • Xinhua News - 1st LD: UN chief highlights "nuclear peril" in work report to General Assembly
  • Law360 - 3rd Circ. Ends Suit Over UPenn Nuclear Researcher's Cancer - Dorothy Atkins
  • Equal Times - The Soviet nuclear legacy lives on in Mailuu-Suu - Tien Tran
  • Business Post Nigeria - NNRA Partners IAEA to Train Staff on Nuclear Power Program - Dipo Olowookere
  • Pike County News Watchman - Dump the Dump CARD Rally to be held Saturday
  • Tri-City Herald - Trial accuses Hanford contractor, mayor of retaliation - Annette Cary
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - DOE, contractor tried to shift IWTU costs - Kevin Trevellyan
  • Scout Warrior - USS George Washington Carrier Overhaul Brings New Weapons & F-35
  • Public News Service - After Irma, Solar Power Helped Keep Florida Shining - Trimmel Gomes, Public News Service - FL
  • Tri-City Herald - Letter: Profits matter more than people in kleptocracy - Bink Owen, Walla Walla
  • Pittsburgh Tribune-Review - Editorial: Reconsider the Apollo radiation case
  • Oak Ridge Today - Y-12 has emergency management exercise on Wednesday
  • Pahrump Valley Times - Nevada board to consider $1M to fight Yucca Mountain plan - Sean Whaley
  • Public Citizen - Bipartisan Group of Security, Ethics and Investigations Experts Urge Senators to Support Legislation Protecting the Independent Special Counsel
  • DOE - Secretary of Energy Rick Perry Announces High Performance Computing for Materials Program to Help Industry Develop New, Improved Materials for Severe Environments
  • DOE - Department of Energy Announces 18 New Projects to Accelerate Production of Macroalgae for Energy and Other Uses
  • USGS - M 7.1 - 5km ENE of Raboso, Mexico
  • USGS - M 5.4 - 98km SSW of Tres Picos, Mexico
  • USGS - M 5.1 - 35km NNW of Gerash, Iran
  • IAEA - General Conference Day 2 Highlights - Aabha Dixit, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - Cambodia Signs its Second Country Programme Framework (CPF) for 2017-2023
  • IAEA - Nuclear Techniques in Human Health: Prevention, Diagnosis, and Treatment
  • IAEA - IAEA Receives Medical Linear Accelerator under Partnership from Manufacturer - Miklos Gaspar, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - Member States' Adherence to Treaties Strengthens Nuclear Safety and Security - Aabha Dixit, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Trend News Agency - Zarif lashes out at Trump over anti-Iran remarks - Khalid Kazimov
  • Trend News Agency - Is it time to ditch Iran's nuclear deal? - Farhad Daneshvar
  • Trend News Agency - Negative public opinion against Iran - what US needs the most - Azer Ahmadbayli
  • NHK World - Spent fuel retrieval at Fukushima to be delayed
  • Japan Times - Taiwan conditionally lifts import ban on Japanese beef
  • Mainichi Daily News - IAEA head Amano aims for concrete results after re-election for 3rd term
  • Press TV - Velayati: Iran will never accept to renegotiate nuclear deal
  • Press TV - At UN, a French push to defend Iran deal
  • Press TV - Rouhani: Violation of intl. agreements leads to chaos, bullying in world
  • Press TV - Trump calls Iran nuclear deal an 'embarrassment' to US
  • Kyodo News - 5 nuclear plants' cooling systems may fail during volcanic eruptions
  • Japan Times - Cooling systems at five NRA-cleared nuke plants could fail if nearby volcanoes erupt
  • The Hill - US opens first permanent military base in Israel - Ellen Mitchell
  • Ha'aretz Daily - With Ballistic Missile Radar, U.S. Opens First Permanent Military Base in Israel--Air defense base is located within Israel Air Force base in the Negev - Amos Harel
  • Reuters - Quiet energy revolution underway in Japan as dozens of towns go off the grid - Aaron Sheldrick, Osamu Tsukimori
  • Xinhua News - China sticks to rational, coordinated and balanced nuclear safety: vice minister
  • Taipei Times - Nuclear safety drill to be held outside plant for first time - Lin Chia-nan
  • Utility Dive - SCE nuclear waste settlement highlights growing problem for shuttered plants - Peter Maloney
  • Chillicothe Gazette - Rally set to oppose nuclear waste dump
  • Radio New Zealand - Nuke waste shipments in Pacific a worry for SPREP

    Monday, September 18, 2017

  • Utility Dive - SCE nuclear waste settlement highlights growing problem for shuttered plants - Peter Maloney
  • KUAM, Guam - Firing range has environmental affects extending beyond the land - Valerie Maigue
  • Washington Post - Former whistleblower starts legal aid group to guide would-be tipsters - Carol Morello
  • National Law Journal - Former Whistleblower, Lawyer Start Free Law Firm for Federal Workers - Cogan Schneier
  • Newburyport Daily News - Hearing sought on Seabrook nuke plant evacuation plan - Jim Sullivan
  • Bloomberg - Iran Appears to Be Respecting Nuclear Deal, France Says - Gregory Viscusi
  • Bloomberg - Interior Chief Urges Shrinking 4 National Monuments in West - Matthew Daly, The Associated Press
  • Bloomberg - Macron Wants to Remind the World France Is a Nuclear Power Too - Gregory Viscusi
  • Reuters - UPDATE 2-Finnish nuclear project sees delay in getting licence - Jussi Rosendahl and Tuomas Forsell
  • Reuters - France opens door to strengthen Iran nuclear deal for post-2025 - John Irish
  • Reuters - U.S. and Iran argue over inspections at nuclear watchdog meeting - Shadia Nasralla
  • Reuters - Iran's Khamenei warns U.S. against 'wrong move' on nuclear deal - Doina Chiacu
  • The Guardian - Trump and Netanyahu ready united assault against Iran nuclear deal - Julian Borger
  • Iran Front Page - Iran Nuclear Chief Says IAEA Will Remain Impartial
  • Mehr News - 76 figures urge US, EU leaders to sustain Iran Nuclear Deal
  • LobeLog - Abort the Iran Nuclear Deal and Increase the North Korean Nuclear Threat to the US - Robert Hunter
  • Council on Foreign Relations blog - Is Iran the New North Korea? Not Even Close - Steven A. Cook
  • Washington Post - U.S. and Iran accuse each other of backsliding on nuclear deal - Carol Morello
  • Press TV - 'US's Iran problem not related to nuclear deal'
  • Press TV - US sanctions to speed up nuclear program development: N Korea
  • Press TV - Stance on JCPOA proves US untrustworthy: Activist
  • Press TV - Diplomacy, Iran's best response to US JCPOA breach: Academic
  • Times of Israel - Trump says US will dump Iran deal if watchdog doesn't bare teeth
  • Arutz Sheva - IAEA rejects Israeli claims it showed weakness
  • Tasnim News Agency - Scrapping Nuclear Deal with Iran Tantamount to End of NPT: French Diplomats
  • Reuters - Saudi Arabia says still examining options for nuclear power plants
  • Reuters - U.S. and Iran argue over inspections at nuclear watchdog meeting - Shadia Nasralla
  • Reuters - Nuclear group Fennovoima sees Finland reactor licence delayed - Jussi Rosendahl
  • Reuters - France floats idea of strengthening Iran nuclear deal post-2025 - John Irish, Parisa Hafezi
  • Reuters - TABLE-Swiss nuclear plant outages and restarts - Vera Eckert
  • Reuters - North Korea says more sanctions will spur it to hasten nuclear plans - Soyoung Kim
  • The Guardian - Soviet officer who averted cold war nuclear disaster dies aged 77 - Marc Bennetts in Moscow
  • New York Times - Stanislav Petrov, Soviet Officer Who Helped Avert Nuclear War, Is Dead at 77 - Sewell Chan
  • The Independent - Stanislav Petrov dead: The Soviet officer who 'saved the world' by averting nuclear war dies aged 77--'I was literally just doing my job' - Samuel Osborne
  • BBC - Stanislav Petrov: The man who may have saved the world - Pavel Aksenov
  • RT - 'I was just doing my job': Soviet officer who averted nuclear war dies at age 77
  • The Guardian - Most Britons 'dislike prospect of living near mini nuclear station' - Adam Vaughan
  • Pittsburgh Tribune-Review - Apollo area residents involved in failed NUMEC nuke suit hope federal judges reconsider - Mary Ann Thomas
  • The Courier-Mail, Queensland - Liddell power station bidder Trevor St Baker says Australia must go nuclear - Anthony Galloway
  • Sydney Morning Herald - Australia joins international nuclear power research group - Cole Latimer
  • Radio New Zealand - Marshalls still to decide on UN nuke ban treaty
  • Jerusalem Post - Israel nuke agency to pay 170 scientists suffering from cancer - Yonah Jeremy Bob
  • Times of Israel - State to compensate cancer-stricken Dimona nuclear workers - TOI staff
  • SA Independent - SA is to push nuclear deal's restart button
  • North Andover Eagle-Tribune, MA - Hearing sought on Seabrook nuke plant evacuation plan - Jim Sullivan
  • Aberdeen Press and Journal - Plane carrying nuclear waste takes off day after UK terror alert raised to "critical" - Jamie McKenzie
  • Yonhap News - Former presidential secretary named S. Korea's new top nuke envoy - kokobj@yna.co.kr
  • Radio New Zealand - Nuke waste shipments in Pacific a worry for SPREP
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea to inspect nuclear reactors over safety concerns - Kim Eun-jung
  • Korea Herald - Moon heads to UN meeting as NK nukes loom over world - Choi He-suk
  • LobeLog - Iran and the Nuclear Sunset Clauses - Paul R. Pillar
  • IAEA - Director General Highlights IAEA Programmes and Results at 61st General Conference Opening - Estelle Marais, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - General Conference Day 1 Highlights - Aabha Dixit, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - China Signs Agreement to Provide Training in Nuclear Technology - Laura Gil, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - Belgian and US Research Reactors to Become International Centres for R&D under IAEA Label - Irena Chatzis, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • IAEA - IAEA Recognizes Contributors that Helped Modernize its Laboratories; New Donations Announced by Germany and US - Laura Gil, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano Appointed to New Term - Aabha Dixit, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - Israel Signs a Country Programme Framework (CPF) for 2018–2023
  • IAEA - Nuclear and Radiation Safety and Security in Focus at General Conference Side Events
  • IAEA - Nuclear Energy Side Events at the 61st IAEA General Conference
  • IAEA - Technical Cooperation Side Events at the 61st IAEA General Conference - William Foster, IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation
  • IAEA - Ensuring Food Safety: How Uganda Has Developed its Capacities to Test and Monitor for Veterinary Drug Residue in Animal Feed and Products - V. Varbanova, Department of Technical Cooperation, Division for Africa
  • IAEA - IAEA Launches Project to Enhance Leadership and Management Systems for New Nuclear Power Programmes - Matt Van Sickle, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy; Elisabeth Dyck, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • IAEA - IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano Appointed to New Term - Aabha Dixit, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - Director General's Remarks on Reappointment - IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano
  • IAEA - Director General's Statement to Sixty-First Regular Session of IAEA General Conference
  • IAEA - Director General Highlights IAEA Programmes and Results at 61st General Conference Opening - Estelle Marais, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - Conference Elects Maria Zeneida Angara Collinson of the Philippines as President
  • Southeast Energy News - Audit could prevent rate hikes for South Carolina nuclear plant - Brye Steeves
  • Newsmax - Report: NKorea Within 3 Years of Completing Nuke Powered Submarine - Cathy Burke
  • Reuters - TABLE-Belgian nuclear power reactor outages
  • Times of India - German nuclear plant outages and restarts - Reuters
  • Japan Times - Editorial: NRA screening of Tepco's restart plan
  • Focus Taiwan - Annual nuclear safety drill to kick off in New Taipei Thursday
  • Dong-A Ilbo - China's internal conflicts over N. Korean nuclear and THAAD
  • BelTA - Polish Atomic Energy Agency gets familiar with BelNPP construction
  • BelTA - IAEA pledges further assistance to Belarus with BelNPP construction
  • BelTA - Lukashenko congratulates Yukiya Amano on his appointment to another term as IAEA Director General
  • Dong-A Ilbo - N. Korean nuke issue heats up Chinese public opinions - Wan-Jun Yun
  • SeeNews Southeast Europe - Bulgaria's NPP Kozloduy shuts down Unit 6 for annual maintenance
  • Business Wire - Westinghouse to Supply Four Reactors in Ukraine with Important Safety Systems - Westinghouse Electric Company
  • World Nuclear News - Komarov explains nuclear's role in energy mix
  • World Nuclear News - China's 37th reactor enters commercial operation
  • World Nuclear News - Amano to stay until 2021
  • World Nuclear News - Australia becomes active member of GIF
  • World Nuclear News - Fennovoima sees delay in licensing of Hanhikivi 1
  • World Nuclear News - Westinghouse to supply upgrade systems to Zaporozhe
  • ETEnergyworld.com - Nuclear much cheaper option than renewable energy: Rosatom
  • BelTA - Belarus, European Commission agree on time for peer review of nuclear power plant stress tests
  • The State - Where to hide nuclear secrets? Behind a lawyer, of course - Cindi Ross Scoppe
  • BelTA - Belarusian nuclear industry watchdog to study Hungary's experience of welcoming inspections
  • Baltic Course - UN Aarhus Convention: Belarus building N-plant without public consent - SA Times Johannesburg
  • Times LIVE-Johannesburg - Editorial: KPMG owes us a lot more than an apology
  • Financial Times - South Africa's tax authority threatens legal action against KPMG - Joseph Cotterill and David Pilling
  • Eyewitness News Johannesburg - Former Sars officials: More to unravel at KPMG - Flo Letoaba
  • SA Independent - KPMG facing backlash from corporate South Africa
  • SA Independent - SA KPMG CEO resigns following Gupta scandals
  • Business Day South Africa - Editorial: KPMG's offer cannot undo damage wrought on South Africa
  • Daily Maverick - KPMG: A mission for our times - Kalim Rajab
  • SA Independent - KPMG must be taken to task and will answer for their immoral conduct - ANC
  • Reuters Africa - KPMG weighing options as South Africa's tax service plans to sue - TJ Strydom
  • The State - Letter: How to scale back SCANA's influenceAllen Olson, Irmo
  • NAS - Project Update: Review of Governance Reform in the National Nuclear Security Administration
  • Trend News Agency - Upcoming meeting on Iranian nuclear deal in NY - last Iranian warning? - Elmira Tariverdiyeva
  • Trend News Agency - Rouhani: US to pay a high price if Trump scraps Iran nuclear deal
  • Trend News Agency - JCPOA proved crucial to improving Iran's banking ties
  • Trend News Agency - Iran's airports: No investment deal since JCPOA - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • Asahi Shimbun - Editorial: Abe attempting to escape from scandals with call for election
  • BelTA - IAEA reaffirms safety as top priority in nuclear technologies
  • Press TV - Iran implementing nuclear-related commitments under JCPOA: IAEA
  • Press TV - Scrapping nuclear deal with Iran will be clear breach of agreement: Pres. Rouhani
  • Press TV - Iran confident IAEA will remain impartial: Nuclear chief
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on Northwest Medical Isotopes FR Document: 2017-19801 Citation: 82 FR 43575 PDF Pages 43575-43576 (2 pages)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on Plant Operations and Fire Protection FR Document: 2017-19800 Citation: 82 FR 43575 PDF Page 43575 (1 page)

    Sunday, September 17, 2017

  • Nevada Appeal - 20 YEARS AGO: Howard Hughes: The safety of shipping nuclear waste was questioned by Howard Hughes in various "secret" documents found after his death
  • Las Vegas Sun - WHERE I STAND: Don't take chances with Mother Nature, human nature - Brian Greenspun
  • Las Vegas Sun - Health effects of environmental hazards can be seen firsthand in Las Vegas - Lisa Abrahime and Laura Beauregard
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Las Vegas Wash trail to close next week for construction work - Henry Brean
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - DOE Announces WIPP Contract Extension
  • KRQE News 13 Albuquerque - Contract extended for management of US nuclear dump - Lillian Case
  • Boulder Daily Camera - Letter: Data show minimal risk at Rocky Flats - Victor Holm, Prescott, Ariz.
  • Yakima Herald-Republic - No sole factor in Central Washington birth-defect cluster, health officials say - Molly Rosbach
  • AP News - Defiant N. Korea leader says he will complete nuke program - Kim Tong-Hyung and Edith M. Lederer
  • Reuters - Haley says U.N. has exhausted options on North Korea - Doina Chiacu
  • Reuters - Iran leader Khamenei warns U.S. against 'wrong move' on nuclear deal
  • Reuters - Dubai awards $3.9 billion solar energy contract to Shanghai Electric, ACWA Power - Andrew Torchia
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - OpEd: World is crying out for clean energy, not nuclear weapons - Greg Mello
  • Japan Times - The time for 'nuclear sharing' with Japan is drawing near--Introducing U.S. nuclear weapons will be a necessary evil amid the current security turbulence - Masahiro Matsumura
  • South China Morning Post - Just like his grandfather, Kim Jong-un exploits mistrust between US and China - Cary Huang
  • Singapore Straits Times - N. Korea's Kim vows to achieve nuclear goal - Agence France-Presse, Bloomberg, Reuters
  • IOL - The truth about nuclear power in SA - Nabeelah Shaikh
  • Bharat Shakti - Navy's N-Sub INS Aridhaman Loaded With Lethal Features As India Eyes Underwater Prowess
  • Xinhua News - E. China nuclear power reactor begins commercial operations
  • National Interest - Iran and the Nuclear Sunset Clauses - Paul R. Pillar
  • Ha'aretz Daily - Israel: IAEA Received Info About Suspected Iranian Nuclear Sites but Didn't Inspect Many of Them - Barak Ravid
  • Press TV - Iran's nuclear chief heads to Vienna to attend annual IAEA conference
  • Gulf News - IAEA has not accessed all Iran nuclear sites, Israel claims
  • Gulf News - Iran interference in Arab world grave menace–Kuwait
  • Las Cruces Sun-News - Letter: Alternatives to nuclear costs - Thomas Olson, Las Cruces
  • Trend News Agency - Nuclear deal beneficial to regional, global security: Iran's president
  • Press TV - Rouhani heads to New York for 'very important' talks
  • Al-Ahram Daily - Egypt minister of electricity to address UN Nuclear power agency general meeting in Vienna
  • Korea Times - LKP's nuclear drive gets cold shoulder - Choi Ha-young
  • Herald-News, Joliet IL - Exelon Generation distributed safety brochures
  • Savannah Morning News - Letter(#2): Nuclear energy is too expensive - David C. Kyler, Director, Center for a Sustainable Coast, St. Simons Island
  • Vermont Journalism Trust - State claims Vermont Yankee buyer would use explosives - Mike Faher
  • DigitalJournal - Bill Gates boosts Energy Department's endangered ARPA-E program - Karen Graham
  • USGS - M 4.9 - 13km ESE of Namie, Japan
  • Trend News Agency - JCPOA gives Iran upper hand against US - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • Trend News Agency - Khamenei: Iran to react any US "wrong" move on JCPOA - Fatih Karimov
  • JAIF - Government Team Releases Draft Revisions to Mid-to-Long-Term Decommissioning Roadmap for Fukushima Daiichi NPPs
  • JAIF - Round Table Studying the Energy Situation toward 2050 Begins Deliberations
  • JAIF - Cabinet Office Releases Results of Study on Economic Scale of Radiation Applications in Fiscal 2015
  • TEPCO - Press Release (Sep 11,2017)Situation of storing and treatment of accumulated water including highly concentrated radioactive materials at Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station
  • Press TV - Iran will respond to any 'wrong move' on JCPOA: Leader
  • Press TV - Washington's illogical positions contravene nuclear deal: Iran official
  • Press TV - Iran MPs urge action after US ban on aircraft sales
  • The Guardian - Letters: Beware nuclear industry's fake news on being emissions free
  • New Baltimore Voice - Officials continue fighting plan to bury nuclear waste under Lake Huron--Final decision expected by end of year - Gina Joseph
  • The Australian - Letter: Small reactors are the most attractive power-source option - Tony Irwin, Kirribilli, NSW
  • Sunshine Coast Daily Australia - Wind and solar are no answer to power costs - Geoff Cass, Tewantin

    Saturday, September 16, 2017

  • Chicago Tribune - Zion skyline in for a change with planned razing of nuclear towers - Mary McIntyre
  • DJC Oregon - Trump administration's actions worry worker advocates - Jennifer Norris, BridgeTower Media Newswire
  • Albuquerque Journal - WIPP contract extended 3 years - Maddy Hayden
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Cancer-causing chemicals appear to spread in regional aquifer near LANL - Rebecca Moss
  • LA Monitor - Sen. Domenici, a tireless advocate for LA County, dies - Tris DeRoma
  • Tri-City Herald - State gives feds more time for Hanford radioactive waste tunnel plan -
  • Tri-City Herald - State gives feds more time for Hanford radioactive waste tunnel plan
  • AP News - Defiant N. Korea leader says he will complete nuke program - Kim Tong-Hyung and Edith M. Lederer
  • Bloomberg - North Korea Says Missile Test Was Aimed at 'Confirming Action Procedures of Actual War' - Kanga Kong
  • Bloomberg - More Rules for Launching Nukes Won't Make U.S. Safer - Stephen L. Carter
  • Reuters - Russia to the United States: Stay in Iran nuclear deal - Michelle Nichols
  • The Guardian - US warns of military option if North Korea nuclear and missile tests continue - Julian Borger in Washington, Justin McCurry in Tokyo and Tom Phillips in Beijing
  • Vanity Fair - Mike Flynn's Nuclear Side-Hustle Gets Even Shadier - Bess Levin
  • The Guardian - Nuclear power plants may not keep Britain's lights on, say Lib Dems - Adam Vaughan and Jessica Elgot
  • Foreign Policy - Tillerson, Iranian Foreign Minister to Talk Nuke Deal Next Week - Colum Lynch
  • DOE - The Nuclear Heart of Cassini--After nearly two decades in space and billions of miles traveled, Cassini's journey is finally over - Simon Edelman, Matt Dozier
  • Telegraph Business, London - Government set to approve 'mini' nuclear reactors in coming months - Hannah Boland
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - Nuclear scientists from abroad converge for conference in Carlsbad - Adrian C Hedden
  • ABC.au - Scientists keep eye on North Korea's nuclear tests from the outback - Elise Scott
  • Economic Times - Iran possesses non-nuclear "father of all bombs"
  • Santa Rosa Press Democrat - Sonoma County firm sees uptick in business amid nuclear worries - Bill Swindell
  • The State - Secret nuclear report should block SCANA from charging customers more, legislators told - Avery G. Wilks
  • WLTX Columbia, SC - Report Calls Into Question The Decisions Made at V.C. Summer - Sonia Gutierrez
  • Augusta Chronicle - Attorney: Utilities meant to hide report on nuclear project
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Audit could pull plug on more rate hikes to cover failed $9 billion South Carolina nuclear plant - Andrew Brown
  • ABC Columbia, SC - SCE&G Executives Address Report That They May Have Known About Nuclear Problems Since 2015
  • Electric Light & Power - Santee Cooper, SCE&G execs testify on failed nuclear plant - Seanna Adcox
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - Inspections of nuclear waste containers at San Onofre may come sooner - Rob Nikolewski
  • The State - Fairfield County's unemployment rate spikes because of Summer project shutdown - Jeff Wilkinson
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Letter: Nuclear plant fiasco - Walter D. Carr, Ashley River Road, Charleston
  • DOE Newswise - Small Businesses to GAIN From Argonne Nuclear Expertise
  • Sunshine Coast Daily Australia - Letter: Must be kidding on nuclear power - Gabrielle Luft, Maleny
  • POWERnews - ENEC CEO Highlights Priorities of UAE Peaceful Nuclear Energy Program at WNA Symposium in London
  • Sputnik News - A Shield for the Yars: Russia's Invincible Nuclear Club
  • Federal News Radio - David Trimble: GAO finds faults with plans for uranium processing facilities
  • Reuters UK - TABLE-Belgian nuclear power reactor outages
  • WKOW - Milwaukee's nuclear missile history
  • Daily Sabah - Construction of Akkuyu Nuclear Power Plant may begin in March
  • Hartford Courant - Senate Approves Millstone Aid, Bill Awaits House Action - Stephen Singer
  • New London Day - Millstone bill clears state Senate, goes to the House - Mark Pazniokas
  • The Hankyoreh - Moon's advisers press "dual freeze" solution as first step to resolving nuclear issue - Kim Ji-eun and Um Ji-won
  • Aiken Standard - SRS crews work around the clock on Irma cleanup
  • Caledonian Record, St. Johnsbury VT - Milton A. Eaton: Defending Vermont Yankee Decommissioning Against Unjustified Potshots
  • Seeking Alpha - DONG Energy: Blowing Away the Opposition in the UK - Keith Williams
  • PTI news - Basu gets 1-yr extension as Atomic Energy Secretary
  • The Nerve, S.C. Policy Council - Public Service Commissioner Screenings Suspended Indefinitely--Screening process would be "redundant" - Hannah Hill and Bryce Fiedler
  • Barrie Examiner - Barrie company key to Darlington Nuclear Generating Station refurbishment - Ian McInroy
  • LA Daily News - Boeing altered its cleanup plan for toxic Santa Susana land. Here's why that worries local leaders - Susan Abram
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - Judge orders hearing in CPUC case despite no opposition from investigators - Jeff McDonaldJeff McDonald
  • Fairewinds Energy Education - Hurricane Season and Atomic Power Reactors
  • Beyond Nuclear - Renewable energy growth now far outpaces nuclear energy worldwide
  • Beyond Nuclear - Beyond Nuclear calls out flaws in nuclear emergency plans during hurricanes
  • Atomic Insights - Atomic Show #258 – Energy and the Modern State With Professor George Gonzales - Rod Adams
  • Public Citizen - New Information About U.S. Chamber of Commerce Funding Shows Support From Dark Money Groups, Ultra-Rich
  • DoL:OWCP - Outreach Event: Shiprock, New Mexico; Outreach Event: Monticello, Utah
  • USGS - M 5.4 - 10km ENE of San Mateo del Mar, Mexico
  • BBC News - North Korea will reach its nuclear force goal - Kim Jong-un
  • Trend News Agency - Iran to lead reconstruction of Syria in post-war period - Ali Mustafayev
  • Trend News Agency - US-EU approach towards Iran: a controversy? - Azer Ahmadbayli
  • Japan Times - Grading Abe's flailing leadership and policy drift - Jeff Kingston
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Abe, Modi further strengthen ties - Kensaku Fujiwara and Shigeki Tao
  • Yonhap News - N.K. vows to complete nuke program for 'equilibrium' of force with U.S. - sooyeon@yna.co.kr
  • Press TV - Russia 'to urge US to stay in Iran nuclear deal'
  • Press TV - EU must press US to abide by JCPOA: Iran's Rouhani
  • Press TV - US sanctions help Iran towards self-sufficiency: Expert
  • Press TV - Neocon case against Iran nuclear deal one big lie: Ron Paul
  • Press TV - CIA seeking authority to conduct drone attacks in Afghanistan
  • POGO - Intelligence Committee Signals Concern for Whistleblowers: Will it Lead to Action? - Elizabeth "Liz" Hempowicz, Policy Counsel
  • POGO - Federal Ethics Process Needs to Be Clear and Transparent - Daniel Van Schooten, Investigator, POGO
  • London Times - China targets £15bn Cumbrian nuclear reactor project - John Collingridge
  • SABC - S African environmental activist joins international anti-nuclear camp - Cyril Mnguni
  • Augusta Chronicle - Biz Briefs(#2): Nuclear advocates offer speakers
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Japan weighs exports of safer, next-gen nuclear reactors--Order from Poland, worth as much as $9bn, may be there for the taking
  • Los Angeles Times - Letters(2): Nuclear energy is unsafe and unreliable. and we still don't know what to do with nuclear waste - Roger Johnson, San Clemente; Kevin Kamps, Beyond Nuclear, Takoma Park, Md.
  • Pike County News Watchman, OH - Letter: Making Flint look like a Sunday School picnic - Charles J. Lux, Member New York Academy of Sciences, Retired Senior Scientist, Martin Marietta Corp, Piketon, Ohio
  • St. Louis Post-Dispatch - 29 regional EPA employees leave amid national wave of buyouts - Bryce Gray
  • Jersey Evening Post - Inspection at nuclear plant raises questions - www.keyt.com/news/san-luis-obispo-county/cpuc-community-hearings-on-diablo-canyon-closure/620756361
  • KEYT-TV Santa Barbara, CA - CPUC community hearings on Diablo Canyon closure--Two sessions at Ludwick Center in San Luis Obispo - Keith Carls

    Friday, September 15, 2017

  • CNN - Nigeria announces $5.8 billion deal for record-breaking power project - Kieron Monks, CNN
  • POWERmag - U.S. Utility-Scale PV Meets Subsidy-Free Price Target Three Years Early - Abby Harvey
  • POWERmag - Official Says 75% of Florida Population Lost Power During Irma - Darrell Proctor
  • POWERmag - Trade Case Causes Stir at International Solar Conference - Sonal Patel
  • DOE:IG - Audit Report: OAI-L-17-07, Interim Storage of Transuranic Waste at the Department of Energy
  • Nevada Appeal - Nuclear energy foundation founder advocates Yucca Mountain repository - Steve Ranson
  • Albuquerque Journal - On nukes, another way for the City Different? - Greg Mello, co-founder of the Los Alamos Study Group
  • Bloomberg - Tillerson Says Iran 'Clearly in Default' of Nuclear Deal's Terms - Nick Wadhams
  • Reuters - French nuclear regulator investigations fuel winter supply doubts - Bate Felix 4
  • Reuters - Ex-U.N. chief Ban expects safe Pyeongchang 2018 despite nuclear tension - Hardik Vyas
  • Reuters - S.Africa could restart nuclear tender process soon - Necsa chairman - Alexander Winning
  • Reuters - U.S. nuclear firm Westinghouse sees end to bankruptcy proceedings in 2018 - Geert De Clercq, Susanna Twidale
  • Reuters - U.S. extends some Iran sanctions relief under nuclear deal - Arshad Mohammed, Patricia Zengerle
  • Reuters - Areva NP hopes to restart Creusot Forge foundry in coming weeks - Geert De Clercq
  • Nature Research Journals - Seismologists stumped by mystery shock after North Korean nuclear test - David Cyranoski
  • Fox 8 News, Cleveland, OH - More cracks in concrete at Ohio nuclear plant prompt repairs - Associated Press
  • The Guardian - In the shadow of Fat Man and Little Boy: how the stigma of nuclear war was unravelled - Becky Alexis-Martin Stephanie Malin, Kristen Iversen, Kathleen Sullivan, Mwenza Blell
  • Business Day South Africa - SA could start nuclear procurement process again as soon as next month - Alexander Winning
  • Japan Times - Bucking public sentiment, Atomic Energy Commission backs nuclear power for national energy mix - AP
  • Charleston Post Courier - S.C. economy chugs along in August after nuclear layoffs, but construction industry, Columbia area take a hit - Thad Moore
  • The Guardian - Tensions surface between UK and US over Iran nuclear deal - Patrick Wintour in London and Julian Borger in Washington
  • The Australian - Nuclear the energy alternative for Australia none dare name - Graham Lloyd
  • Hurriyet Daily News - Rosatom aims to start building Turkish nuclear plant in early 2018
  • Japan Today - Atomic Energy Commission supports nuclear power despite Fukushima - Mari Yamaguchi
  • Jersey Evening Post - Inspection at nuclear plant raises questions
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Mini-nukes: The attempted resurrection of a terrible idea - John Mecklin
  • Power Engineering International - Nuclear chief issues call to action - Diarmaid Williams
  • Focus Taiwan - U.S. expert opposes stationing U.S. nuclear weapons in Taiwan - Rita Cheng and Kuan-lin Liu
  • Financial Times - US extends Iran sanctions relief but warns on nuclear deal - John Murray Brown
  • Sputnik News - Tillerson Blames Iran for Overseeing 'Network of Proxies Who Export Terror'
  • Pravda.ru - Who is the real beneficiary of US sanctions? - Harun Yahya
  • Deutsche Welle - Donald Trump and the Iran nuclear deal – a crisis in the making
  • Tasnim News Agency - US Ban on Aircraft Sales to Iran Breach of JCPOA: Velayati
  • Tasnim News Agency - JCPOA Not Renegotiable: Iran's FM
  • Sputnik News - Why 'US Will Shoot Itself in the Foot' in Case of New Sanctions Against Iran
  • Press TV - Trump seeking excuses to undermine Iran deal: Shamkhani
  • Spartanburg Herald Journal - SC law from '07 puts ratepayers on hook for failed nuke projects - Bob Montgomery
  • Des Moines Register - Letter: Nuclear energy is not without greenhouse gas emissions - Dennis C. O'Brien, West Des Moines
  • Reuters - Westinghouse sees progress in Turkey nuclear deal - Susanna Twidale and Geert De Clercq
  • Northumberland Today - Loyalist opens nuclear classroom in downtown Port Hope - Cecilia Nasmith
  • TASS - St. Petersburg engineers design nuclear sub for Arctic projects
  • Platts - Poland planning nuclear technology tender early 2018: ministry - Adam Easton
  • IAEA - School of Radiation Emergency Management Held in IAEA Capacity Building Centre - Sinead Harvey, IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security
  • Xinhua News - Commentary: Denuclearizing Korean Peninsula should avoid tricky loop, find political means - Yu Zhongwen
  • Simi Valley Acorn - Library workshop offers resources for former atomic industry workers
  • Energy Live News - Low public confidence 'one of nuclear's major challenges' - Jonny Bairstow
  • Japan Times - Kyushu Electric plans to restart Genkai No. 4 reactor in March
  • Japan Today - Toshiba: Japan's faded titan selling the family silver - Karyn Nishimura-Poupee and Miwa Suzuki
  • World Nuclear News - Jobs for two centuries in nuclear
  • World Nuclear News - Areva NP chief highlights restructuring progress
  • World Nuclear News - Westinghouse CEO looks beyond bankruptcy
  • World Nuclear News - UK plans domestic nuclear safeguards regime
  • World Nuclear News - KazAtomProm transformation on track
  • The Ecologist UK - India, climate change and nuclear power: the denials, delusions and deceptions of Modi - Kumar Sundaram
  • Connecticut Mirror - Deal struck on stabilizing profits of Millstone nuclear station - Mark Pazniokas
  • ESI Africa - Nuclear scientists to gather in the Kruger Park
  • Mail & Guardian - World renewables blow nukes up - Lynley Donnelly
  • Brattleboro Reformer - Planners look to future of VY site - Mike Faher
  • Daily Energy Insider - Energy industry joins forces in sending letter on grid reliability to Congress - Kevin Randolph
  • Cape Cod Times - Letter: NRC is protecting Pilgrim, not the public - Joan Holt, Truro
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - Community sentiment over Diablo Canyon closure shifts to acceptance - Kaytlyn Leslie
  • KSBY San Luis Obispo - CPUC hears public comment on Diablo Canyon Power Plant closure - Brooke Martell
  • Simi Valley Acorn - Plan forfield lab site cleanup still vague - Melissa Simon
  • All Things Nuclear - Tennessee Valley Authority's Nuclear Safety Culture Déjà vu - Dave Lochbaum, director, Nuclear Safety Project
  • DOE - U.S. Department of Energy Authorizes Eagle Maxville Small-Scale Liquefied Natural Gas Exports
  • IAEA - Technical Cooperation Side Events at the 61st IAEA General Conference - William Foster, IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation
  • IAEA - 61st IAEA General Conference Opens on Monday - Estelle Marais, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Trend News Agency - Europe unlikely to support US sanctions against Iran - Ali Mustafayev
  • Trend News Agency - Syria not falling thanks to Iran, ex-MP says - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • Trend News Agency - Despite US lawmakers' bill, Iran's aircraft deals still valid
  • Asahi Shimbun - First 'hub' set up in Fukushima no-entry zone to speed rebuilding - Noriyoshi Otsuki
  • Japan Times - Tohoku looking to lure foreign visitors to 3/11 disaster-hit areas
  • BelTA - Belarus-China wide-ranging cooperation, strategic partnership lauded
  • Yonhap News - China strongly denounces N.K.'s missile launch
  • Yonhap News - Nuke envoys of S. Korea, U.S., Japan vow strong response to N.K. missile test - pbr@yna.co.kr
  • Press TV - Trump seeking excuses to undermine Iran deal: Shamkhani
  • Press TV - No Zarif-Tillerson meeting on Iran's UN agenda: Qassemi
  • Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2017-19630 Citation: 82 FR 43343 PDF Pages 43343-43344 (2 pages)
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Weekly Receipts FR Document: 2017-19665 Citation: 82 FR 43359 PDF Page 43359 (1 page)
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice Request for Nominations: Human Studies Review Board Advisory Committee FR Document: 2017-19698 Citation: 82 FR 43358 PDF Pages 43358-43359 (2 pages)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2017-19776 Citation: 82 FR 43414 PDF Page 43414 (1 page)

    Thursday, September 14, 2017

  • Washington Examiner - Former Sen. Pete Domenici dies at 85 - John Siciliano
  • BillMoyers.com - The Trump Administration Will Always Side with Corporations Over Labor - Sharon Block
  • Cape Cod Times - Pilgrim addresses deteriorating protective panels - Christine Legere
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - WIPP: 60 shipments in since April, planning to expand deliveries - Adrian C Hedden
  • WBIR-TV - ORNL operators agree to pay $120K settlement over classified info release
  • Los Alamos Monitor - Pete Domenici, longest-serving NM senator and strong supporter of LANL mission, has died
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Cold War Patriots Hosts Town Hall Meetings For Sandia, LANL and Uranium Workers, Sept. 25-28
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - ORNL contractor UT-Battelle to pay $120K settlement after accidentally disclosing classified information over six years - Brittany Crocker
  • Los Alamos Monitor - LA, local leaders meet with D.C. officials--Group seeks answers about contract, clean- up funds - Tris DeRoma
  • Los Alamos Monitor - MOWW to meet Tuesday
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - Mason and Powell: Preserving Tennessee's clean energy tradition - Thom Mason and Rich Powell
  • AP News - US set to extend Iran sanctions relief under nuclear deal - Matthew Lee
  • Bloomberg - Fans of Iran Nuke Deal Start to Acknowledge Its Flaws - Eli Lake
  • Bloomberg - Pete Domenici's Guide to Governance - Jonathan Bernstein
  • Bloomberg - Tillerson Pushes for More Iran Nuclear Restrictions (Audio) - Nick Wadhams
  • Reuters - U.S. to extend Iran sanctions relief under nuclear deal: sources - Arshad Mohammed
  • Reuters - Britain seeks to smooth Brexit path for nuclear power - Sabina Zawadzki
  • Reuters - Exclusive: Saudi Arabia plans to launch nuclear power tender next month - sources - Reem Shamseddine, Jane Chung
  • Reuters - Britain seeks to smooth Brexit path for nuclear power - Sabina Zawadzki
  • Reuters - France's EDF sees no safety risks from Creusot components - Bate Felix and Sudip Kar-Gupta
  • Reuters - UK's May stressed importance of Iran nuclear deal to Tillerson: spokesman - William James
  • Reuters - RPT-Under Trump, future of U.S. nuclear arsenal slowly taking shape - Phil Stewart
  • Reuters - EDF says will meet nuclear power targets despite components review - Bate Felix;
  • Reuters - S.Korea's Moon says he's against having nuclear arms despite N.Korea threat - Jack Kim and Hyonhee Shin
  • Reuters - Rosatom aims to start building Turkish nuclear plant by end March - Alexander Winning and Geert de Clercq
  • Forbes blog - There Is A Solution To North Korea - James Conca
  • U.S. News & World Report - Japan Commission Supports Nuclear Power Despite Fukushima - Mari Yamaguchi
  • EurActiv - Report: Nuclear power on the decline - Cécile Barbière
  • Vancouver Sun - Japanese nuclear disaster didn't affect fish or human health: B.C. oceanographer
  • Pakistan Observer - Quest for nuclear energy - Dr Zafar Nawaz Jaspal
  • Asahi Shimbun - EDITORIAL: NRA too hasty in giving green light to TEPCO to restart reactors
  • Union of Concerned Scientists - Here's every nuclear weapon in the US arsenal
  • The State - 29 key dates (so far) on the road to and through South Carolina's nuclear debacle - Cindi Ross Scoppe
  • The State - SC House committee gets long-secret nuclear plant report - Bristow Marchant
  • Aiken Standard - Consumer want lawmakers to watch utilities closer - Associated Press
  • Iranian Financial Tribune - US Breach of Nuclear Deal Detrimental to European Credibility
  • Iranian Financial Tribune - EU Sees No Parallel Between Tehran, Pyongyang
  • Phys.org - Discovery could reduce nuclear waste with improved method to chemically engineer molecules
  • Orange County Register - In-fighting breaks out among people hoping to move nuclear waste off San Onofre - Teri Sforza
  • Phys.org - Russia's use and stockpiles of highly enriched uranium pose significant nuclear risks - Princeton University
  • National Geographic Australia - How 5 People Survived Nagasaki's Nuclear Hell
  • Japan Times - Eliminating the nuclear threat
  • Union Democrat, Sonora CA - Repairs and maintenance scheduled on uranium mine waste landfill east of Pinecrest - Guy McCarthy
  • Aiken Standard - Guest Column: Nuclear energy weathers the storm - James C. Marra, PhD, Executive Director, Citizens for Nuclear Technology Awareness
  • Radio New Zealand - Court advised to reject French Polynesia nuke compensation
  • SBS.au - Liberal MP stands by nuclear energy option - AAP
  • UPI - Japan conditionally approves restarting nuclear power plants - Elizabeth Shim
  • National Geographic Australia - Why This 14-Year-Old Kid Built a Nuclear Reactor - Simon Worrall
  • Ha'aretz Daily - Opinion Subjecting Israel's Nuclear Program to the Rule of Law--The time has come for Israel to handle its most open secret differently - Avner Cohen
  • Arkansas Democrat-Gazette - Meeting to address nuke site cleanup - Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
  • Sunshine Coast Daily - Letter: Time to go nuclear for our energy needsKeith Whiteside, Sippy Downs
  • Japan Today - Nuclear regulator defers giving safety OK to idle TEPCO reactors
  • Portsmouth Herald News - Sea-level rise threatens Seabrook nuke plant - Tyler McFarland, Dover
  • The Hill blog - U.S. must not turn its back on disaster resilient, carbon free energy - Rep. Earl L. "Buddy" Carter (R-Ga.)
  • The Guardian - Editorial: The Guardian view of offshore wind: cheaper and greener
  • Xinhua News - China appeals for response to its proposals on Korean Peninsula nuclear issue
  • BelTA - Artificial tensions around Belarusian nuclear power plant
  • Cleveland Plain Dealer - Davis-Besse nuclear reactor building's cracked concrete being replaced (photos) - John Funk
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Save the INF Treaty–but not by repeating history - Thomas Graham, Jr.Bernadette Stadler
  • Times & Star - Nuclear deal talks at 'advanced stage'
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - Editorial: PG&E's plan to close Diablo Canyon deserves support
  • China Daily - CNNP to promote new-generation reactor - Zheng Xin
  • Tacoma News Tribune - New Mexico senators push for annual reports on lab safety - The Associated Press
  • EurActiv - Parliament rejects bid to lower EU guard on Fukushima food imports
  • Victoria News B.C. - UVic scientist asseses contamination levels from Fukushima aftermath--Radiation levels in Pacific Canadian waters from Japan's doomed power plant are finally revealed - Octavian Lacatusu
  • Vermont Business Magazine - Vermont PSD to hold Nuclear Decommissioning Citizens Advisory Panel meeting Sept 28
  • Climate Investigations Center - Despite Huge Losses and Its own Bungling, Southern Company Wants to Complete Vogtle Plant - Dan Zegart
  • BusinessGreen - Can the nuclear industry step up to drive down costs? - Kirsty Gogan
  • Press TV - US House votes to block aircraft sales to Iran
  • Press TV - US Treasury Department announces new sanctions against Iran
  • Trend News Agency - Blocking aircraft sales to Iran violates nuclear deal – official - Khalid Kazimov
  • Trend News Agency - Iran shows steadiness, flexibility over nuclear deal bustle - Azer Ahmadbayli
  • WSJM-FM Benton Harbor - Cook Plant Back To Normal After Overnight Incident - IOL.za
  • SA Independent - KNP to host nuclear conference - Lindi Masinga
  • University of Colorado Boulder - Engineering technique could help clean up lingering radioactive waste - Ula Chrobak
  • World Nuclear News - Nuclear fuel report sees growth and gaps
  • World Nuclear News - World Nuclear Association issues 'call to action'
  • World Nuclear News - WIPP marks TRU shipment milestone
  • Reuters UK - Britain seeks to smooth Brexit path for nuclear power - Sabina Zawadzki
  • The State - SC House committee gets long-secret nuclear plant report - Bristow Marchant
  • ESI Africa - IAEA encourages Namibia to pursue nuclear energy
  • Energy Voice Aberdeen - EDF to meet nuclear targets in 2017, report claims - Alan Shields
  • Philadelphia Inquirer - Three Mile Island fights once again for its nuclear survival - Andrew Maykuth
  • The Visitor, Morecambe, UK - Morecambe MP asks Prime Minister for help with 'Heysham 3'
  • New York Times - Pete Domenici, Long a Powerful Senate Voice on Fiscal Policy, Dies at 85 - Keith Schneider
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Udall Proposes Amendments To Benefit New Mexico & Nation In Major Defense Bill - Office of U.S. Sen. Tom Udall
  • Egypt Independent - Dabaa nuclear project contracts to be finalized Monday: Minister of Electricity - Al-Masry Al-Youm
  • IOL.za - Consultants McKinsey took billions from Eskom
  • NWTRB - August 25, 2017, letter from the Board to Mr. Edward McGinnis with comments from the Board's review of the June 21, 2017, combined Post Irradiation Examination test plan "EPRI/DOE High Burnup Fuel Sister Pin Test Plan Simplification and Visualization" (SAND2017-7597, July 2017).
  • The Guardian - Letters: The role of renewables in the UK energy mix
  • Trend News Agency - U.S. sanctions seven Iranian individuals, two entities
  • NHK World - Work to be delayed for nuclear recycling plant
  • NHK World - Conditional approval of TEPCO's eligibility
  • Japan Times - Commission supports nuclear power for Japan's energy needs despite shift in public opinion
  • Fin24 CapeTown - How consultants ripped R1.6bn from Eskom – and planned to take R7.8bn more - Susan Comrie and Pauli van Wyk
  • Bellona - Feisty mayor in Russia's Far East wants his nuclear trash collected - Charles Digges
  • Press TV - Global arms control experts warn Trump against scrapping Iran nuclear deal
  • Press TV - US flip-flop on Iran deal in line with Israel policies: Analyst
  • Press TV - US moves run counter to spirit, letter of nuclear deal: Iran's IAEA envoy
  • House Republican Policy Committee - H.R. 3354, Make America Secure and Prosperous Appropriations Act, 2018

    Wednesday, September 13, 2017

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Nevada panel OKs $1M to fight Yucca Mountain plans - Sean Whaley
  • Albuquerque Journal - Editorial: WIPP filling its role and more, unlike Yucca Mt.
  • MWC News - Book Review: Max S. Powers' America's Nuclear Wastelands (2008)
  • Joongang Daily - 'North Korea just crossed the nuclear arms race finish line' - Kim Soo-jung, Kang Jin-kyu
  • Government Accountability Project - ICE Refuses To Release Basic Agency Documents - Zack Kopplin
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - LETTER: Trump, media covering up nuclear plant safety issues - Stephen B. Comley Sr., Republican Presidential Candidate, Founder, We The People
  • World Nuclear News - WIPP marks TRU shipment milestone
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - WIPP Marks Milestone With 50th Waste Shipment - Chris Clark
  • World Nuclear News - TVO appeals Areva state aid decision
  • World Nuclear News - Steam generator installation underway at Karachi 2
  • World Nuclear News - China, Cambodia agree to nuclear energy cooperation
  • New Baltimore Voice - U.S. officials still trying to stop Canada's plan to bury nuclear waste under Lake Huron - Gina Joseph
  • Tri-City Herald - More valuable space available for Hanford's radioactive waste - Annette Cary
  • Tri-City Herald - DOE gets another pass on estimating Hanford cleanup costs - Annette Cary
  • AP News - The Latest: Radioactive gas found after North's nuke test
  • Bloomberg - North Korea Slams 'Evil' Sanctions, Vows Faster Nuclear Push - Kanga Kong
  • Bloomberg - IEA Sees Strongest Global Oil-Demand Growth in Two Years - Grant Smith
  • Bloomberg - North Korea's Nuke Test May Have Been Twice as Strong as Thought - David Tweed
  • Bloomberg - Pete Domenici, Former New Mexico Senator, Dies at 85 - Stephen Miller
  • Bloomberg - The Way We Get Electricity Is About to Change Forever - Tom Randall
  • Bloomberg - The U.S. Is Testing Support for Extending Iran Nuclear Limits - Nick Wadhams
  • Bloomberg - Wholesale Prices in U.S. Increase on Jump in Energy Costs - Sho Chandra
  • Bloomberg - Zuma's Fight to Avoid Trial Goes to South Africa's Appeals Court - Amogelang Mbatha
  • Reuters - Former U.S. Senator Pete Domenici, heavyweight on budget, energy issues, dies - Will Dunham
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-Areva's Finnish client appeals over French nuclear restructuring - Jussi Rosendahl and Tuomas Forsell
  • Reuters - UK nuclear operator warns of plant outages if Brexit mismanaged - Sabina Zawadzki
  • Reuters - EDF says regulator supervision will not have impact on Belleville nuclear output - Bate Felix
  • Reuters - Extra supervision ordered for French nuclear plant after lapses - Bate Felix
  • Reuters - South Korea confirms traces of radioactive gas from North Korea's nuclear test - Jane Chung
  • Reuters - Areva's Finnish client appeals over French nuclear restructuring - Jussi Rosendahl and Tuomas Forsell
  • Reuters - U.S. trade commission launches probe into solar panel imports - Eric Walsh
  • Nuclear Energy Insider - Areva eyes five-year decommissioning timelines under faster model
  • Daily Star - North Korea's H-bomb FIVE TIMES as big as first thought – and ANOTHER test looks IMMINENT - David Trayner
  • 38North - North Korea's Punggye-ri Nuclear Test Site: Satellite Imagery Shows Post-Test Effects and New Activity in Alternate Tunnel Portal Areas
  • Asia Times - Israeli lesson: Japan, S. Korea will get nukes of their own - Stephen Bryen
  • Bloomberg - North Korea's Nuke Test May Have Been Twice as Strong as Thought - David Tweed
  • WILX 10 Lansing, MI - Valve opens unexpectedly during nuclear reactor shutdown - Associated Press
  • The State - SCANA, Santee Cooper's nuclear plan called 'fictitious' and 'cash cow' in new lawsuit - John Monk
  • Charleston Post Courier - SCANA, Santee Cooper face another lawsuit from customers seeking refunds for scuttled nuclear project - Thad Moore
  • Chronicle-Independent, Camden, SC - Scandal, corruption, accountability - Phil Noble
  • WIS-TV Columbia, SC - Suit wants $9B refund from SCANA, Santee Cooper for failed 'cash cow' nuke plant project - Jeremy Turnage
  • Scranton Times-Tribune - Keep nuclear in mix - John Hanger and Marc Spitzer
  • Al-Monitor - Court could force Israel to rethink nuke policy - Akiva Eldar
  • Jerusalem Post - Netanyahu amid reports US won't pull out from 'bad' nuke deal: Either fix or cancel this - ByHerb Keinon
  • Xinhua News - ASN reinforces security in nuclear site in central France
  • Reuters UK - Areva's Finnish client appeals over French nuclear restructuring - Jussi Rosendahl and Tuomas Forsell
  • Ipswich Chronicle - Activist posts billboard warning about Seabrook nuclear plant - Bryan McGonigle
  • Radio New Zealand - Tahiti nuclear compo process to resume
  • All Things Nuclear - Tennessee Valley Authority's Nuclear Safety Culture Déjà vu - Dave Lochbaum, director, Nuclear Safety Project
  • Sputnik News - Nuclear Weapon Ban Treaty Contradicts Russia's National Interests - IOL.za
  • SA Independent - Cairo: Nuclear needle proves fatal for three
  • Myrtle Beach Sun News - Too many excuses about nuke plant failure - Rick Hoffman, Pawleys Island
  • New Indian Express - Coastal nuclear plants near Chennai at risk with rising sea level - C Shivakumar
  • Astana Times - Feasibility study necessary to determine if planned nuclear power plant is built, says Kazakh minister
  • Korea Times - Would nuclear weapons make us safer? - Emanuel Pastreich
  • Korea Times - Sanctions won't stop N. Korea provocations - Jun Ji-hye
  • Japan Times - Japan nuclear watchdog says two reactors at Tepco's Kashiwazaki-Kariwa to stay idle – for now
  • Asahi Shimbun - TEPCO gets OK to restart Niigata reactors, with conditions - Masanobu Higashiyama
  • Xinhua News - Japan postpones clearing reactors' restart, utility's fitness as operator in question - Japan News
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - NRA conditionally approves TEPCO
  • Times of India - French nuclear plant outages and restarts - Arpan Varghese, Reuters
  • 38North - The Future of the UN Command - LTG In-Bum Chun
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea denounces new U.N. sanctions
  • Mehr News - IAEA inspections no pretext for spying on Iran military secrets
  • Sputnik News - Tehran Fully Complies With Iran Nuclear Deal - Lavrov
  • IAEA - Safety all the Way: Ensuring the Safe Transport of Radioactive Sources - M. Roncero, IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation
  • Charleston Post Courier - Consumer groups call for changes to South Carolina's utility law after cancellation of nuclear reactors - Andrew Brown
  • Brussels Times - Do not joke with safety in nuclear sector, Ecolo warns - Andy Sanchez
  • Kalamazoo Gazette - Leak at D.C. Cook nuclear plant not serious safety concern, NRC says - Brad Devereaux
  • Total Croatia News - Slovenia Expanding Nuclear Power Plant of Border with Croatia? - Vedran Pavlic
  • Vermont Journalism Trust - Nuclear Decommissioning Citizens Advisory Panel will meet Sept. 28 - Contact: Anthony Leshinskie, State Nuclear Engineer (802) 272-1714
  • Windham County Commons - State approves big change to Vermont Yankee security zone--'Protected area' shrinks from 10.5 acres to 1.3 acres - Mike Faher
  • IOL.za - UK regulator nukes Greenpeace protest
  • Port Clinton News Herald - Cracks to be repaired at Davis-Besse shield building - Jon Stinchcomb
  • Electric Light & Power - Is the DOE Really in Love with all of the Above? - Rod Walton
  • Tri-City Herald - EPA long-term plans to manage Hanford office in limbo - Annette Cary
  • DOE - Secretary of Energy Rick Perry Announces Nearly $20 Million To Help Commercialize Promising Energy Technologies
  • IAEA - Nuclear Techniques in Achieving SDGs: IAEA and Malaysia Host Seminar - Matt Fisher, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Trend News Agency - Iran to stay committed to nuclear deal, if US leaves - Khalid Kazimov
  • NHK World - Conditional approval of TEPCO's eligibility
  • Bellona - Prosecutors reveal reluctance of Russian officials to enforce environmental fines - Charles Digges
  • BelTA - Belarus to take part IAEA General Conference session in Vienna
  • Press TV - US moves run counter to spirit, letter of nuclear deal: Iran's IAEA envoy
  • Press TV - Future of Iran deal after IAEA report
  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - Notice Meetings: Advisory Board on Radiation and Worker Health FR Document: 2017-19443 Citation: 82 FR 43023 PDF Pages 43023-43024 (2 pages)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Disposal of High-Level Radioactive Wastes in a Geologic Repository at Yucca Mountain, NV FR Document: 2017-19432 Citation: 82 FR 43050 PDF Page 43050 (1 page)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Grant and Cooperative Agreement Provisions FR Document: 2017-19384 Citation: 82 FR 43049 PDF Pages 43049-43050 (2 pages)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Nuclear Regulatory Commission Acquisition Regulation FR Document: 2017-19368 Citation: 82 FR 43051 PDF Pages 43051-43052 (2 pages)
  • Federal Register - NRC: Information Collection: Disposal of High-Level Radioactive Wastes in a Geologic Repository at Yucca Mountain, Nevada

    Tuesday, September 12, 2017

  • Chicago Tribune - Gamma radiation detectors: just one reminder of Zion's nuclear legacy - Mary McIntyre
  • The Saratogian, Saratoga Springs, NY - Local soldiers take part in explosive training
  • Quartz - Bill Gates on the biggest bets in energy investing - Bill Gates, Co-chair, Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
  • The Atlantic - The Looming Superfund Nightmare - Vann R. Newkirk II
  • Environews - Should GE's Mark 1 Nuclear Reactor Be Recalled Worldwide Like a Faulty Unsafe Automobile? (Pt. 5) - Josh Cunnings, Arnie Gundersen
  • UT The Daily Texan - UT System hopes to run renowned Los Alamos Nuclear Lab - Maria Mendez
  • Los Alamos Monitor - McMillan talks housing, LANL's future, community - Tris DeRoma
  • Tri-City Herald - Herald's Annette Cary honored for Hanford tunnel collapse reporting
  • AP News - UN atomic chief says Iran meeting terms of nuclear deal
  • AP News - Oil will keep flowing, but UN sanctions hit North Korea hard - Eric Talmadge
  • Bloomberg - UN Approves New North Korea Sanctions, Stopping Short of Oil Embargo - Kambiz Foroohar
  • Bloomberg - China and Russia Warn the U.S. Not to Seek North Korean Regime Change - Ting Shi and David Tweed
  • Bloomberg - Focus on Iran Spurs Trump's Bid to End Gulf Crisis - Fiona MacDonald
  • Reuters - U.S. lawmakers want 'supercharged' response to North Korea nuclear tests - Patricia Zengerle
  • Reuters - FPL to restore power in east Florida by weekend, west by Sept. 22 - Scott DiSavino
  • Reuters - Iran strikes deal with Syria to repair power grid - Bozorgmehr Sharafedin, Ellen Francis
  • Reuters - Nuclear newbuild projects at decade low: report - Geert De Clercq
  • Reuters - Power costs from UK mini nuclear plants similar to offshore wind - Rolls-Royce - Susanna Twidale
  • Reuters - With 7.4 million without power, utility workers get respect - Bernie Woodall, Scott DiSavino
  • BBC - North Korea slapped with UN sanctions after nuclear test
  • New Statesman UK - Wind power is cheaper than nuclear – so can we finally ditch the pro-nuclear ideology? - Molly Scott Cato
  • BBC - Beijing's balancing act over North Korea - Carrie Gracie
  • Platts - Energy Fuels says it could triple US uranium production if prices increase
  • Newsweek - Florida Nuke Plant Did Not Meet Fed Safety Guidelines as Irma Roared - Melina Delkic
  • Japan Times - North Korea's nuclear progress isn't the only bad news - Ramesh Thakur
  • Deutsche Welle - Nuclear waste: Where to store it for eternity?
  • News Corp Australia - Finland's incredible permanent nuclear waste storage facility - Nick Whigham
  • Reuters UK - Power costs from UK mini nuclear plants similar to offshore wind - Rolls-Royce - Susanna Twidale
  • The Australian - Letters: Overturn ban on nuclear, the energy of the future
  • TCPalm - FPL nuclear facilities weathered Irma without sustaining damage - Nicole Rodriguez
  • Macomb Daily - U.S. officials still trying to stop Canada's plan to bury nuclear waste under Lake Huron - Gina Joseph
  • WOOD TV8 Grand Rapids - Reactor at Cook Nuclear Plant being shut down for refueling - The Associated Press
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Japan won't accept North Korea as nuclear power, Abe says
  • Economic Times - Nuclear deal between India and Japan opens up new vistas of cooperation - Dipanjan Roy Chaudhury
  • Jerusalem Post - Israeli Minister: Trump must freeze, change or cancel Iran nuke deal - Yonah Jeremy Bob
  • KJZZ Phoenix - Officials In Arizona To Help Workers, Families Exposed To Nuclear Waste - Holliday Moore
  • The Australian - Nuclear the 'only option' to replace coal and gas: Michael Shellenberger
  • Japan Times - Kyushu Electric eyes restarting Genkai nuclear reactors next year
  • WFAE NPR Charlotte - Charlotte Talks: Don't Call It A Comeback For Nuclear Industry - Chris Miller
  • IAEA - Revamping Food Safety in Costa Rica with Nuclear Technology - Laura Gil, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • AzerNews - Kazakhstan, Islamic countries to expand cooperation in nuclear energy
  • Asahi Shimbun - New safety step under discussion to avert nuclear reactor crises - Masanobu Higashiyama
  • Pakistan Daily Times - India's mounting nuclear trade aspirations - Beenish Altaf
  • BelTA - Belarus' unfaltering dedication to safety of nuclear power plant underlined
  • BelTA - BelNPP personnel training on agenda of IAEA seminar in Minsk
  • BelTA - Belarusian, Chinese academies of sciences to set up joint lab
  • BelTA - BelNPP personnel training on agenda of IAEA seminar in Minsk
  • Al Bawaba - Why Nuclear Power Is the Way to Clean Energy for Egypt - Rosatom
  • RTO Insider - Vogtle, the Law of Holes, and Two Modest Proposals - Steve Huntoon
  • Prague Daily Monitor - Radioactive objects, ammunition found in flat in Prague
  • Chosun Ilbo - Editorial: Nuclear Option Is the Only Way Forward for S.Korea
  • Economic Times - India's second indigenous nuclear submarine to be launched soon
  • Energy Collective - NuScale Makes Progress in U.K. and U.S. Markets - Dan Yurman
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea mulls 'diverse' diplomatic efforts to intensify pressure on N.K. - kokobj@yna.co.kr
  • Yonhap News - Energy minister checks safety of reactors in quake-hit city - Kim Eun-jung
  • Sputnik News - India Sticks to Plan of Leasing Third Russian Nuclear Submarine
  • Xinhua News - Spotlight: Hinkley Point project sheds new light on UK employment, energy supply - Jin Jing, Zhang Jiawei
  • Detroit News - Cook Nuclear Plant reactor to close for refueling - Associated Press
  • Xinhua News - IAEA lauds China's nuclear security
  • Reuters UK - TABLE-Belgian nuclear power reactor outages
  • Daily Telegraph - No harm in leaving Euratom as Germany has ruined it already, says Lord Howell - James Rothwell
  • Bluffton Today, SC - S.C.'s Nuclear Scandal, Political Corruption and Accountability - Phil Noble
  • St. Louis Post-Dispatch - Judge bans protesters from returning to West Lake Landfill - Nassim Benchaabane
  • Business Day South Africa - EDITORIAL: Jacob Zuma's double trouble projects
  • WRVO Public Media, Oswego - Scriba taxes will rise after assessment dispute - Payne Horning
  • Pueblo Chieftain - Comment sought on Cotter action
  • Cumbria Crack - 3,000 Sellafield workers to strike on Wednesday, 27th September
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - Legislation to allow further review of CPUC records requests dies again - Jeff McDonald
  • DOE - Energy Department Announces Achievement of SunShot Goal, New Focus for Solar Energy Office
  • DOE - Energy Department Invests Up to $50 Million to Improve the Resilience and Security of the Nation's Critical Energy Infrastructure
  • IAEA - NEW CRP: Probabilistic Safety Assessment Benchmark for Multi-Unit/Multi-Reactor Sites (I31031) - Matthias Krause, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • IAEA - IAEA Director General's Introductory Statement to the Board of Governors
  • World Nuclear News - Rosatom head visits Iter, latest equipment batch sent
  • World Nuclear News - Iran, North Korea feature in IAEA board update
  • World Nuclear News - UK SMR consortium calls for government support
  • BBC News - Offshore wind power cheaper than new nuclear - Roger Harrabin
  • Trend News Agency - UN nuclear watchdog chief says Iran playing by the rules
  • The Guardian - UK green energy expensive? Not any more. From now on it's cheap - Adam Vaughan
  • Press TV - Leaving JCPOA will isolate US: Iran official
  • Press TV - 'US fabricating false evidence to quit Iran nuclear deal'
  • Press TV - Iran will never allow foreigners to inspect military sites: Velayati
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Request for Approval of Foreign Travel FR Document: 2017-19333 Citation: 82 FR 42842 PDF Pages 42842-42843 (2 pages)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Facility Operating and Combined Licenses: Applications and Amendments Involving Proposed No Significant Hazards Considerations, etc. FR Document: 2017-19214 Citation: 82 FR 42844 PDF Pages 42844-42857 (14 pages)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Petitions: Northern States Power Co.—Minnesota; Entergy Operations, Inc.; FirstEnergy Nuclear Operating Co.; Virginia Electric and Power Co.; TEX Operations Co., LLC, et al. FR Document: 2017-19216 Citation: 82 FR 42857 PDF Pages 42857-42858 (2 pages)
  • NRC blog - NRC Continues to Respond to Irma - Roger Hannah, Senior Public Affairs Officer, Region II
  • UPI - South Korea official: No plan to redeploy tactical nukes - Elizabeth Shim
  • IOL Mercury SA - North Korea expels UN team from nuclear plant - Mark Heinrich and Sylvia Westall
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - End the 67-year war - Robert Alvarez

    Monday, September 11, 2017

  • Los Angeles Times - Editorial: Editorial There's no great answer for nuclear waste, but almost anything is better than perching it on the Pacific
  • Arizona Daily Star - Mine Tales: Arizona mines supply beryllium, important to defense industries - William Ascarza
  • Business Facilities - Innovation Valley: A Mecca for Energy--The Knoxville, TN region's energy test bed research hub is home to the Oak Ridge National Lab
  • POWERmag - Bechtel In, Fluor Out as Vogtle Construction Continues - Darrell Proctor
  • Bloomberg - Offshore Wind Costs Fall Below New Nuclear Plants in U.K. - Anna Hirtenstein
  • Bloomberg - Iran Atomic Inspections Double With Deal Questioned by Trump - Jonathan Tirone
  • Reuters - FPL begins to bring back nuclear reactors after Irma - Timothy Gardner
  • Reuters - Irma knocks out power to nearly 6 million: authorities - Scott DiSavino
  • Reuters - FPL shuts one reactor in Florida, reduces power at another after Irma - Scott DiSavino
  • Reuters - TABLE-Swiss nuclear plant outages and restarts - Vera Eckert
  • Reuters - China says diplomacy needed to rid Korean peninsula of nuclear weapons - Philip Wen
  • Reuters - New British wind power deals cheaper than nuclear supplies - Susanna Twidale
  • Reuters - U.N. nuclear watchdog chief says Iran playing by the rules - Shadia Nasralla
  • The Guardian - A guide to North Korea's advance toward nuclear weapons – in maps and charts - Alex Beuge, Pablo Gutiérrez, Cath Levett, Finbarr Sheehy and Paul Torpey
  • The Hankyoreh - US should establish diplomatic relations with North Korea to resolve crisis - Lee Jong-seok, Senior Fellow at the Sejong Institute and former Unification Minister in the Roh Moo-hyun administration
  • Asia Times - China must not deny responsibility for the North Korea problem - Xuan Loc Doan
  • BBC - Offshore wind power cheaper than new nuclear - Roger Harrabin
  • Sky News - Offshore wind cheaper than new nuclear power for first time - but will it change Government policy?
  • Reuters UK - British subsidies for offshore wind fall well below new nuclear - Susanna Twidale
  • Platts - FPL shuts 2 Florida nuclear units over weekend amid Hurricane Irma - William Freebairn
  • The Guardian - Hinkley nuclear power is no match for renewables - Nils Pratley
  • World Nuclear News - Russia, Thailand cooperate in cyclotron complex
  • World Nuclear News - Nuclear units weather Hurricane Irma
  • World Nuclear News - Kazakhstan, UAE plan closer ties in nuclear fuel cycle
  • Boston Herald - Panel will no longer assess nuke threat to power grid - Jack Encarnacao
  • Japan Times - North Korean nuclear crisis tests Japan's mettle, has experts debating how to respond - Reiji Yoshida and Tomohiro Osaki
  • Yonhap News - Leaders of S. Korea, France and Australia agree to cooperate to bring NK to dialogue table
  • Bangladesh Daily Star - Cabinet okays proposal to sign deal prohibiting nuke weapons
  • All Things Nuclear - Broken Valve in Emergency System at LaSalle Nuclear Plant - Dave Lochbaum, director, Nuclear Safety Project
  • EurActiv - Poland to treat coal addiction by embracing nuclear power - Sam Morgan
  • Utility Dive - DOE grid study offers no panaceas to struggling nuclear and coal plants - Ray Gifford
  • The Independent - As clean energy costs tumble, the Government must reverse its nuclear course - James Moore
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - S. Korea asked for redeployment of nuclear weapons last year - Sho Mizuno
  • Power Engineering - Coupling Integral Molten Salt Reactor Technology with Hybrid Nuclear/Renewable Energy Systems - John Kutsch
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - Tell the state now what you think about plans to close Diablo Canyon - Kaytlyn Leslie
  • Korea Herald - 500-member jury formed to determine fate of nuclear reactors
  • Radio Prague - Twenty-six evacuated from homes in Prague after radioactive item and munitions found - Jan Velinger
  • MIT Tech - Making sense of nuclear threats--MIT political scientist Vipin Narang explains the strategies of new nuclear powers - Peter Dizikes
  • Xinhua News - IAEA says indications show DPRK's nuclear reactor could be operating
  • Yonhap News - Moon discusses N.K. nuclear tensions with ex-U.N. chief Ban
  • Forbes blog - If Going 100% Renewable Is So Good For California, Why The Backroom Dealing? - James Conca
  • Korea Times - Fears grow of radiation leak from N. Korea's nuke site - Yi Whan-woo
  • The Atlantic - What Lies Beneath--Buried deep under an island in the Baltic, the world's first permanent nuclear-waste repository is nearing completion - Andrew Curry
  • Lower Hudson Journal - Post-Indian Point power sources remain a mystery: Letter - Arthur "Jerry" Kremer, chairman, New York Affordable Reliable Electricity Alliance
  • The Guardian - UK green energy expensive? Not any more. From now on it's cheap - Adam Vaughan
  • Times of India - French nuclear plant outages and restarts - Reuters
  • Times of India - German nuclear plant outages and restarts - Reuters
  • Business Wire - San Onofre Community Engagement Panel to Discuss Used Nuclear Fuel Storage - Southern California Edison
  • STA - Slovenska Tiskovna Agencija - Nuclear plant boss says second reactor necessary
  • The State - Santee Cooper's role in SC nuclear debacle looks worse by the day - Cindi Ross Scoppe
  • OH&S - IAEA Team Completes China Advisory Mission
  • BBC - Renewable energy projects win clean power auction
  • Ynetnews - 'Dimona reactor helped ensure Israel would never be destroyed' - Yoav Keren
  • BelTA - Belarus highlights IAEA's important role in promoting cooperation among countries
  • Charleston Post Courier - Letter: Retract bonuses - William M. Moore, Boone Haven Road, Wadmalaw Island
  • Xinhua News - China's first commercial solar thermal power station begins test run
  • NRC - NRC Preparing for Hurricane Irma
  • IAEA - IAEA Director General Provides Updates on Iran, North Korea at Board of Governors Meeting - Aabha Dixit, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication; Richard Murphy, Director General's Office for Coordination
  • Press TV - Iran abiding by nuclear-related commitments under JCPOA: IAEA
  • Press TV - Afghan conflict has no military solution: Iran - Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qassemi
  • Press TV - Rhetoric on Iran deal has hurt US stature: Zarif
  • Press TV - Russia to give €1.2bn to Iran for power plant project
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Squiggly snake robot could help in Fukushima
  • Asahi Shimbun - Survey: Jobless rate still triple pre-2011 level in Fukushima area - Osamu Uchiyama
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Northern New Mexico FR Document: 2017-19097 Citation: 82 FR 42662 PDF Pages 42662-42663
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Savannah River Site FR Document: 2017-19098 Citation: 82 FR 42664 PDF Page 42664
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: National Coal Council FR Document: 2017-19176 Citation: 82 FR 42663 PDF Page 42663
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: National Petroleum Council FR Document: 2017-19096 Citation: 82 FR 42664 PDF Page 42664
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Guidance: Technical Basis for Proposed Guidance in Emergency Response Organization FR Document: 2017-19093 Citation: 82 FR 42711 PDF Page 42711
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Requests for Comments: Piping Systems and Components—Inspections, Tests, Analyses, and Acceptance Criteria FR Document: 2017-19090 Citation: 82 FR 42709 PDF Pages 42709-42711

    Sunday, September 10, 2017

  • Twin Falls Times-News - Letter: Support Wasden on nuke waste - Melody Lenkner, Twin Falls
  • National Interest - This Half-Built South Carolina Facility Could Keep Nuclear-Weapons Material out of the Wrong Hands - Howard Buck McKeon
  • Tri-City Herald - Care company offers workshops for ill Hanford workers - Annette Cary
  • Bloomberg - China and U.S. Both Think the Other Can Solve North Korea Crisis - David Tweed
  • Reuters - U.S. denies Iran report of confrontation with U.S. vessel - Babak Dehghanpisheh and William Maclean
  • Reuters - North Korea's Kim Jong Un fetes nuclear scientists, holds celebration bash - Hyonhee Shin and Christine Kim
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-FPL shut one reactor at Florida Turkey Point ahead of Irma - Scott DiSavino
  • Reuters - Merkel suggests Iran-style nuclear talks to end North Korea crisis - Michelle Martin
  • Reuters video - Demands for nuclear shelters rise in Japan after North Korea's missile and nuclear threats
  • The Atlantic - Why One President Gave Up His Country's Nukes - Uri Friedman
  • Common Dreams - Nuclear Weapons, Natural Disasters, Bullies and Your Doctor - Robert Dodge
  • National Interest - Everything You Need to Know: The History of U.S. Nuclear Weapons in South Korea - Kyle Mizokami
  • Miami Herald - FPL shuts down one nuclear reactor at Turkey Point - Nancy Dahlberg
  • Daily Telegraph - 'Mini' nuclear reactors could help solve Britain's energy crunch and cut a third off bills, ministers hope - Alan Tovey
  • BBC News - Sellafield nuclear plant strike: Talks demand over pay dispute
  • Green Valley News AZ - In My View: Give a second look to nuclear energy - Paul Taylor
  • Augusta Chronicle - OpEd: It'd be foolish, and environmentally unsound, to walk away from nuclear - Roxy Gwynn, Gwynn, VA, retired licensed nuclear reactor operator, instructor and nuclear industry manager
  • Lancaster News, SC - Column: Nuke scandal reveals bedrock corruption - Phil Noble
  • Korea Times - US 'considering sending tactical nuclear weapons to South Korea' - Park Si-soo
  • Iran Front Page - 'US Breach of Commitments to Make Iran Produce Nuclear Fuel'
  • Yonhap News - Main opposition party to consider adding tactical nukes costs to next year's budget - elly@yna.co.kr
  • Times and Democrat, Orangeburg SC - Big failure doesn't merit big payouts
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Letter: Failed projects - Douglas A. Decker, P.E.. Gleneagle Lane, Pawleys Island
  • The State - Santee Cooper should have blown whistle on failing nuke project, legislators say - Sammy Fretwell
  • NMPolitics.net - The God-awful mess made in New Mexico - Michael Swickard, Ph.D.
  • Oswego County Today - Nine Mile Unit 1 Operating At Full Power
  • Miami.com - Half of FPL customers have lost power. This is when they'll get it back - Nancy Dahlberg
  • USGS - M 5.4 - 77km SE of Shizunai, Japan
  • NHK World - N.Korea may possess nuclear weapons for war use
  • NHK World - Delays in Tohoku seawall construction
  • NHK World - A-bomb survivors stage sit-in
  • Japan Times - Japan-based security experts offer opinions on how Tokyo should deal with North Korea nuclear crisis - Reiji Yoshida and Tomohiro Osaki
  • Mainichi Daily News - Drone to measure radiation inside tainted Fukushima plant buildings
  • Mainichi Daily News - N. Korea may possess nuclear weapons for war use: Japan minister
  • Jiji Press - N. Korea Considered to Possess Nuclear Weapons: Japanese Minister
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea not considering tactical nuclear armament: Cheong Wa Dae - elly@yna.co.kr
  • Adelaide Advertiser - Aboriginal leader Malcolm 'Tiger' McKenzie pushing for nuclear waste dump built near his home in the Flinders Ranges - Peter Jean
  • Tri-City Herald - Hanford waste dug up, groundwater cleaned. Thanks go in part to retiring EPA official - Annette Cary
  • Antinuclear Australia - Sweden considers nuclear waste, (far more carefully than Finland ever did)
  • Antinuclear Australia - South Australian responses to Federal Nuclear Waste Dump plan – Facebook

    Saturday, September 09, 2017

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Nevada board to consider $1M to fight Yucca Mountain plan - Sean Whaley
  • KNPR Las Vegas - State Considering Putting More Money Into Yucca Mountain Opposition
  • Forbes blog - Ask Ethan: How Can A Nation Have Nuclear Power Without The Danger Of Nuclear Weapons? - Ethan Siegel
  • American Thinker blog - Trump administration should fully revoke Obama-era beryllium rule - Andrew F. Quinlan
  • AP News - US not disputing NKorea's claim to have tested H-bomb - Matthew Pennington
  • Bloomberg - Florida Nuclear Plants Say They're Not at Risk From Irma
  • Bloomberg - The Art of Renegotiating the Iran Nuclear Deal - Eli Lake
  • Bloomberg - U.S. Calls for UN Vote Monday on Fresh North Korea Sanctions - Peter Pae and Linly Lin
  • Reuters - Hurricane Irma poses toughest test for U.S. nuclear industry since Fukushima - Scott DiSavino, Timothy Gardner
  • Reuters - Additional inspectors sent to Florida's nuclear plants ahead of Irma: NRC
  • Business Insider - Hurricane Irma may plow into a site full of Cold War-era nuclear waste - Dave Mosher
  • South China Morning Post - The world's dilemma: Why North Korea will become a nuclear power despite pressure - Wang Xiangwei
  • Casper Star-Tribune - Wyoming uranium mine spill one of the largest recorded in U.S.; officials say it does not pose a threat - Heather Richards
  • KTWO 1030 Casper, WY - Shutdown After Uranium-Tainted Water Spills at Wyoming Mine - AP
  • Wyoming Public Media - Busted Uranium Market Gears Up For Potential Boom - Madelyn Beck
  • UAE National - Nuclear energy will remain popular in some countries, experts say - Caline Malek
  • UAE National - Cheap natural gas 'key factor for nuclear slow-down' - Caline Malek
  • UAE National - IAEA report: Nuclear power expansion to slow before growing again - Caline Malek
  • Financial Times - UK offshore wind power subsidy set to undercut nuclear - Nathalie Thomas and Andrew Ward
  • Irish Journal - Highly dangerous radioactive materials stolen four years ago still missing
  • Wyoming Public Media - Uravan: The Uranium Town That Was - Dan Boyce
  • WBNS 10TV Columbus, OH - Residents oppose radioactive disposal site in Piketon - Shelby Croft
  • Los Angeles Times - Editorial: An elegant but unconvincing attack on the Iran nuclear deal
  • Mehr News Agency - 'Our partners have more to lose than we do'
  • Financial Express - Iran to honour nuclear deal even if US withdraws
  • UAE National - If the US walks away from the Iran nuclear deal, it will live to regret it - Hussein Ibish
  • Sputnik News - US to Face Difficulty in Persuading P5+1 Group to Renegotiate Iran Nuclear Deal
  • Press TV - The US & the Iran deal
  • CBS Miami - FPL Expects 4.1 Million Customers To Suffer Power Outages
  • Pakistan News International - PM opens country's fifth nuclear power plant - Muhammad Saleh Zaafir
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - PILGRIM NUCLEAR POWER STATION: 2 cybersecurity violations found at Pilgrim - Christine Legere
  • Mainichi Daily News - Nuke plants could be 'missile targets': ex-PM Koizumi
  • Platts - South Carolina's Summer nuclear unit returns to service - William Freebairn
  • Mainichi Daily News - 49% of Fukushima nuke disaster evacuees returning home to live are elderly: survey
  • Deccan Chronicle - Madras high court notice on plea against Koodangulam Nuclear Power Project 3, 4 units
  • Deccan Herald - 'Japan can help build our nuke industry'
  • BBC News - The many faces of Greenham Common
  • Singapore Straits Times - A Hiroshima survivor's apocalyptic tale underscores Japanese abhorrence for the Bomb - Ravi Velloor
  • Pueblo Chieftain - Conflict arises on Cotter mill project - Tracy Harmon
  • Pakistan News International - The atomic bomb - Charles Pierson
  • Arirang TV/Radio - U.S. asks UNSC to vote on draft resolution against N. Korea on Monday Updated: 2017-09-09 09:29:55 KST
  • Pakistan Express Tribune - Growing nuclearisation of the Indian Ocean Region - Muhammad Sarmad Zia
  • Sandusky Register - Davis-Besse cracks to be repaired - Patrick Pfanner
  • Mainichi Daily News - Editorial: Japan must stick to non-nuclear principles
  • Middletown Press and Journal - Visitors flock to Three Mile Island open house; will it be one of the last at the nuclear facility? - Phyllis Zimmerman
  • India Times - PIL wants safety steps for Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project's 3, 4 units
  • All Things Nuclear - Florida's Nuclear Plants and Hurricane Irma - Ed Lyman, senior scientist
  • Trend News Agency - Salehi: Iran to keep nuclear deal even if US breaches it
  • Mainichi Daily News - Hiroshima A-bomb survivor shares painful experiences to realize peace
  • Japan Times - Drone to measure radiation in tainted Fukushima No. 1 buildings
  • Manila Bulletin - Make BNPP conversion to conventional fuel simple - Atty. Rene Espina, Former Senator

    Friday, September 08, 2017

  • Las Vegas Sun - House expected to act on nuclear waste policy this fall - Yvonne Gonzalez
  • The Baker Orange, Baker University, KS - Nuclear waste threatens everyone - Jamie Pellikaan
  • IA REGNUM, Moscow via Google Translate - French technologies for American plutonium--How AREVA helped the USA get rid of plutonium - Boris Martsinkevich
  • CQ Roll Call - Five Top Energy and Environment Priorities as Congress Returns - Jeremy Dillon
  • Albuquerque Journal - Plutonium waste too much for WIPP - Maddy Hayden
  • ABC.au - America's only underground nuclear waste dump is running out of space
  • AP News - Federal auditors say US nuclear dump running out of room - Susan Montoya Bryan
  • Bloomberg - Mexico Expels North Korean Ambassador After Latest Nuclear Test - Eric Martin
  • Reuters - Japan's Tepco says Fukushima plant worker exposed to small radiation dose
  • USGS - M 8.1 - 87km SW of Pijijiapan, Mexico
  • USGS - M 6.1 - 249km WNW of Chichi-shima, Japan
  • Reuters - Florida nuclear plants to shut ahead of Hurricane Irma - Timothy Gardner
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-Swiss utility BKW jumps into nuclear plant dismantling business - John Miller
  • Reuters - TABLE-Swiss nuclear plant outages and restarts - Vera Eckert
  • Google Earth - Yucca Mountain, NV - Forbes Blog
  • Forbes - Japan May Be Coming Full Circle After Its Fukushima Nuclear Energy Disaster - Ken Silverstein
  • The Hindu - Pakistan PM opens China-backed fifth nuke plant
  • World Nuclear News - Prime Minister inaugurates Chashma 4
  • World Nuclear News - Dome installed at sixth Hongyanhe unit
  • World Nuclear News - China committed to nuclear security, says IAEA
  • World Nuclear News - Japan and Russia join forces on waste management
  • Pakistan Express Tribune - Load-shedding to end by Nov, PM says as he opens fifth nuclear power plant - AFP
  • Radio Prague - Lower house refuses to lift ban of deliveries to Iranian nuclear plant - Daniela Lazarová
  • Japan Times - No need to review three non-nuclear principles, Kono says
  • Helena Independent Record - Plan to regulate radioactive oilfield waste doesn't do enough, Montanans say at hearing - Holly K. Michels
  • Atlanta Journal-Constitution - Kempner: Georgia elected officials face a nuclear ultimatum - Matt Kempner
  • The State - SCE&G failed to heed Santee Cooper warnings at bungled nuke project, records show - Sammy Fretwell
  • Charleston Post Courier - Documents: Failed South Carolina nuclear project was years and millions of hours away from completion - Andrew Brown and Tony Bartelme
  • Utility Dive - New emails reveal behind-the-scenes battle over Summer nuke - Robert Walton
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - OpEd: How nuclear waste deal can save San Diego - Michael Aguirre & Maria Severson
  • IAEA - IAEA Completes Nuclear Security Advisory Mission in China
  • IAEA - Press Arrangements for IAEA Board of Governors Meeting, 11 September 2017
  • IAEA - IAEA Hosts Meeting on the Human Performance Requirements of a Nuclear Workforce
  • Xinhua News - Xi, Macron exchange views on Korean Peninsula situation by phone
  • UPI - Radiation levels up in China after North Korea nuclear test - Elizabeth Shim
  • Asahi Shimbun - Kishida defends non-nuclear policy; Ishiba gains support
  • Asahi Shimbun - TEPCO: Worker exposed to small radiation dose at Fukushima
  • Indian Express - Japan can make a substantive difference to India's nuclear industry: S Jaishankar
  • Bangor Daily News - Nuclear sub arrives in Maine for upgrades - AP
  • Asahi Shimbun - Editorial: Even in face of N. Korean threat, anti-nuke policy should remain
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea to explore all steps to block N.K.'s nuke-tipped ICBM development
  • Reuters - China's Xi urges France to help restart talks on North Korea
  • Yonhap News - Ruling party leader puts brakes on opposition calls for nuclear options
  • Japan Times - Threat of North Korean EMP attack leaves Japan vulnerable--Pyongyang claims ability to trigger high-altitude electromagnetic pulse - Reiji Yoshida
  • Mainichi Daily News - Countering electromagnetic pulse attacks an urgent task: Suga
  • Mainichi Daily News - Magnitude 5.3 quake jolts Akita Prefecture in northeastern Japan
  • Albuquerque Journal - When it comes to nukes, it's complicated - Mark Oswald
  • Xinhua News - Japan has no plan to review 3 non-nuclear principles: FM
  • Atlanta Business Chronicle - Financial hurdles key to Vogtle nuclear project - Dave Williams
  • Lusaka Times Zambia - Zambia on the way toward progress in nuclear science and technologies
  • National Interest - This Dead Russian Nuclear Submarine Could Be a "Ticking Environmental Time Bomb" - Dave Majumdar
  • Utility Dive - DOE grid study dominates FERC nomination hearing - Gavin Bade
  • IAEA - IAEA Concludes Four-year Research Project on Fast Reactor Safety Features - Shant Krikorian, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - NuScale completes step in loan application - Kevin Trevellyan
  • Xinhua News - DPRK military experts leave Uganda over nuclear sanctions
  • Independent Australia - Remembering Brisbane's 'Big March' – it's still a simple case of freedom - Glenn Davies
  • The Conversation UK - Britain has long struggled to build power plants – and inefficient project management is to blame - Tae Hoon Kim, Researcher in Energy Politics, University of Cambridge
  • The State - VC Summer hearing postponed as hurricane trumps SC nukes - Bristow Marchant
  • Polish Radio - Poland to have its first nuclear reactor: report
  • All Things Nuclear - Strategic missile defense failures: who's to blame? - Laura Grego, senior scientist
  • GAO - Modernizing the Nuclear Security Enterprise: A Complete Scope of Work Is Needed to Develop Timely Cost and Schedule Information for the Uranium Program GAO-17-577
  • The Guardian - Inside Siberia's remote nuclear science hub – in pictures
  • NHK World - Strong quake hits Akita Prefecture
  • Japan Times - Fukushima worker exposed to small amount of radiation, Tepco says
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea to explore all steps to block N.K.'s nuke-tipped ICBM development - sooyeon@yna.co.kr
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: International Energy Agency FR Document: 2017-19052 Citation: 82 FR 42549 PDF Pages 42549-42550 (2 pages)
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Weekly Receipts FR Document: 2017-19059 Citation: 82 FR 42551 PDF Page 42551 (1 page)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2017-19138 Citation: 82 FR 42563 PDF Pages 42563-42564 (2 pages)
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - North Korean nuclear test shows steady advance: interview with Siegfried Hecker - Elisabeth Eaves
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - The Nuclear Past is Prologue: A Conversation with Valerie Plame, 75 Years After Fermi--Monday, October 2, 2017
  • Govtrack - H.R. 3053: Nuclear Waste Policy Amendments Act of 2017now has 61 cosponsors (49R, 12D)
  • Pahrump Valley Times - Nye County, Nevada spar in Vegas over Yucca Mountain - Daria Sokolova
  • NIRS - Late Week Tonight host, John Oliver, Takes on Nuclear Waste
  • Encinitas Coast News - Oceanside sends letter opposing SONGS on-site nuclear waste storage - Promise Yee
  • St. Louis Post-Dispatch - Editorial: Hazardous waste illegally deposited in Franklin County requires quick attention
  • Los Alamos Monitor - DOE: Half of legacy waste cleanup incomplete - Tris DeRoma
  • RT - Russia to help Japan clean up Fukushima disaster – Putin

    Thursday, September 07, 2017

  • Las Vegas Sun - Yucca Mountain panel shows divide between state, rural counties - Yvonne Gonzalez
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Nevada, Nye County take opposite sides in Yucca Mountain battle - Henry Brean
  • Southside Pride, Minneapolis MN - FROM WHERE I STAND: Who should take care of the radioactive leaks in Washington State? - Polly Mann
  • Forbes blog - CSI: Nuclear - James Conca
  • Washington Technology - Army selects 7 for $172M munition disposal contract - Ross Wilkers
  • Whistleblower News Review - Shipbuilding Defense Contractor Will Pay $9.2 Million to Resolve Allegations of Overbilling
  • San Jose Mercury News - California passes bill to protect scientific data from federal censorship - Katy Murphy
  • Government Accountability Project - Office of Special Counsel Requests Stay for Environmental Whistleblower
  • AP News - H-bomb or not, experts say North Korea near its nuclear goal - Eric Talmadge
  • Bloomberg - Kim's Nukes Aren't a Bargaining Chip. They're an Insurance Policy - Michael Schuman
  • Bloomberg - Ex-Turkish Minister Charged in U.S. on Iran Sanctions - Christian Berthelsen
  • Reuters - FPL will shut two nuclear plants if Irma hits Florida -spokesman - Timothy Gardner
  • Reuters - Swiss utility BKW jumps into nuclear plant dismantling business - John Miller
  • Reuters - China agrees U.N. action, and talk, needed to end North Korea crisis - Christian Shepherd, Katya Golubkova
  • Reuters - Japan's Abe agrees with Putin North Korea nuclear test threatens peace - Kiyoshi Takenaka
  • Reuters - Tepco shares rise after reports of possible nuclear restart approval - Aaron Sheldrick and Osamu Tsukimori
  • Reuters - France's foreign minister worried by Trump's stance on Iran nuclear deal - John Irish
  • Reuters - Trump seeks tougher sanctions to prod North Korea into negotiations - Matt Spetalnick, David Brunnstrom
  • Reuters - EU should impose more sanctions on North Korea-foreign policy chief - Gabriela Baczynska, David Mardiste
  • The Guardian - No more nukes? Why anti-nuclear protests need an urgent revival - Zoe Williams
  • Science News - 50 years ago, West Germany embraced nuclear power - Bethany Brookshire
  • New York Times - Editorial: A Devious Threat to a Nuclear Deal
  • Deutsche Welle - Donald Trump has Europe concerned over Iran nuclear deal
  • Consortium News - Nikki Haley Falsely Accuses Iran - Paul R. Pillar
  • Huffington Post blog - 5 Lies Nikki Haley Just Told About The Iran Deal - Ryan Costello
  • Mainichi Daily News - Nuclear regulator does dizzying U-turn on TEPCO reactor restart plans
  • Asahi Shimbun - NRA doubts TEPCO's safety vow in Niigata, plans legal move - Masanobu Higashiyama
  • Financial Times - Japan's Tepco up 3% after optimistic reports on restart at world's largest nuclear plant - Edward White
  • OilPrice - World's Largest Nuclear Power Plant One Step Closer To Operation - Irina Slav
  • EurActiv - MEPs fear exposure to radioactive 'Fukusushi' if EU relaxes Japan import controls - Samuel White
  • Southwest Colorado Journal - Documentary to examine Durango's uranium legacy--first of three stories about Fort Lewis College students making a documentary about uranium mining in and around Durango - Jonathan Romeo
  • Utility Dive - Dominion hits pause on North Anna nuclear plant development - Peter Maloney
  • Anadolu Agency Ankara - Nuclear stalemate of our century - Sitki Egeli
  • Pressenza International - John Loretz, IPPNW: Strengthening the message about the consequences of nuclear weapons - Tony Robinson
  • The Economist - America's utilities prepare for a nuclear threat to the grid
  • Surfer Magazine - San-O Nuclear Plant to Explore Waste Removal Options--Settlement sets into motion a search for new accommodations - Matthew B. Shaw
  • Herald Bulletin, Anderson, IN - Chemist claims he was fired after telling women to shower after nuclear lab spill - Scott L. Miley
  • Power Engineering International - Poland revives plans for nuclear power plant - Diarmaid Williams
  • ETEnergyworld.com - Czech nuclear envoy says decisions on new power units needed by Q1 - Reuters
  • Lancaster Intelligencer Journal - County commissioners urge state action to save Three Mile Island, other nuclear plants - Tim Stuhldreher
  • Asahi Shimbun - Ex-defense chief Ishiba suggests change in anti-nuke policy
  • Sputnik News - Rosatom Expects to Sign Contract With Egypt to Build Nuclear Power Plant
  • Zimbabwe Herald - International Law and DPRK's nuclear policy - Sharon Hofisi and Jonathan Muzuva
  • Largs and Millport Weekly News - Nuclear liaison meeting is open to public
  • Baltic Times - Public deserves to be informed about Belarus' Nuclear plant
  • Miami Herald - Two South Florida nuclear power plants lie in Irma's path. Are they ready? - Alex Harris
  • NBC2 Southwest Florida - Nuclear plants in Hurricane Irma's path are shutting down - Matt Egan and Cheri Mossburg
  • Charleston Post Courier - Emails: Toshiba, Westinghouse accused of deceit, malfeasance in run-up to South Carolina nuclear plant failure - David Wren
  • KHL Construction News - Huge cost of failed US nuclear plant 'was avoidable' - Mike Hayes
  • World Nuclear News - New advice for managing nuclear accidents
  • World Nuclear News - Atomenergoprom sees 89% rise in first-half net profit
  • World Nuclear News - Advanced fuel agreements signed
  • Southeast Energy News - South Carolina lawmakers question delay of nuclear plant audit - Brye Steeves
  • The State - SC senator could face conflict in nuclear debate, leaving 100,000 constituents without a voice - Avery G. Wilks
  • Casper Star-Tribune - Cameco cleared to resume transport of radioactive material after last year's leaks - Heather Richards
  • Atlanta Journal-Constitution - Georgia's large power users save hundreds of millions on Plant Vogtle charges - Russell Grantham
  • WATD-FM Marshfield - Carver: Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station Conducting Siren Tests - Dan McCready
  • Xinhua News - Concerted efforts by int'l community needed to solve Korean Peninsula nuclear issue
  • ESI Africa - Clean power webinar
  • Market Realist - What's Next for Southern Company as It Goes ahead with Vogtle? - Vincent Kruger
  • GAO - Environmental Protection: Status of GAO Recommendations Made to EPA since Fiscal Year 2007 GAO-17-801T
  • NRC - NRC Proposes $7,000 Civil Penalty to Allen County Cardiology
  • NRC - NRC Announces Hearing Opportunity for River Bend License Renewal; To Hold Public Meeting to Discuss Environmental Review
  • NWTRB - August 25, 2017, letter from the Board to Mr. Edward McGinnis with comments from the Board's review of the June 21, 2017, combined Post Irradiation Examination test plan "EPRI/DOE High Burnup Fuel Sister Pin Test Plan Simplification and Visualization" (SAND2017-7597, July 2017).
  • USGS - M 6.1 - 249km WNW of Chichi-shima, Japan
  • Mainichi Daily News - Editorial: Japan needs to boost safety steps against threat of N. Korean EMP attack
  • Press TV - Iran under 'most robust' nuclear inspection: IAEA
  • Press TV - US coalition airstrikes endangering Syrian civilian population: UN
  • The Hill blog - It's high time for America to get ready for a world with 40 nuclear states - By Robert Monroe,

    Wednesday, September 06, 2017

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Energy official says Yucca Mountain ball in Congress' court - Henry Brean
  • twitter - photo: Nevada official says some people in Nevada are pro-Yucca Mountain but majority of the state population opposes Yucca Mountain - Daria Sokolova
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - With limited room at WIPP, feds urged to study expansion - Rebecca Moss
  • Idaho Mountain Express - Letter: Keep the nuclear waste out of Idaho - Melody Lenkner, Twin Falls
  • OBRag.org - Settlement Reached Over San Onofre Nuke Waste - Michael Steinberg
  • Paducah Sun - DOE site treats 4 billion gallons of tainted water
  • UPI - General Dynamics receives contracts for upgraded Abrams tanks - Stephen Carlson
  • NY Daily News - AFL-CIO boss roasts Trump as health hazard, labor bust - Ginger Adams Otis
  • Global Research - Retired FBI Agent Sues DOJ for Records on Contributions Made by a Clinton Ally to McCabe's Wife - Tyler Durden
  • Albuquerque Journal - LANL director announces retirement - Mark Oswald
  • Los Alamos Monitor - LANL Director Charles McMillan announces plans to retire at end of year
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Los Alamos lab director retiring at year's end - Rebecca Moss
  • Chinook Observer - Hanford's waste spread under a cloak of secrecy
  • Williamsburg Yorktown Daily, VA - Frank Paul 'Baran' Baranowski, 95, nuclear energy expert - Nelsen Funeral Home
  • NPR - How North Korea's Nuclear Tests Could Get Even More Terrifying - Geoff Brumfiel
  • Xinhua News - China demands "immediate stop" to THAAD deployment
  • The Daily Beast - Russia-Linked Hackers Breached 100 Nuclear and Power Plants Just This Year - Kevin Poulsen
  • Surfline - Court Moves to Save Trestles From (Potential) Nuclear Destruction--SoCal Edison agrees to fund a search for different burial site of nuclear waste at San Onofre - Dashel Pierson
  • Daily Mail - Duck and cover! Fascinating video from 1955 shows children performing the futile drill they were told to carry out if an atomic bomb fell on the US - Darren Boyle
  • Southeast Energy News - Amid nuclear setbacks, Virginia utility pauses plans for new reactor - Written By Jim Pierobon
  • TVO Ontario - 'That's how reconciliation works': Why Ottawa pressed pause on Ontario's nuclear waste dump - John Michael McGrath
  • KTNV Las Vegas - Officials: Danger area didn't burn at ex-nuke proving ground in Nevada - Associated Press
  • Myrtle Beach Sun News - Letter: S.C. nuke plant execs walking away with our money - Dan Griffin, Myrtle Beach
  • Upstate Business Journal - Duke Energy may ask for SC rate hike to recoup costs of nixed nuclear plant
  • Beaver County Times - Letter: Pennsylvanians support nuclear plant workers - Heather Kennedy, Aliquippa
  • Mehr News - JCPOA proves Iran never sought nuclear weapons
  • Mainichi Daily News - TEPCO's Niigata nuclear plant set to clear screening to restart reactors
  • Charleston Post Courier - Audit gives South Carolina lawmakers ammunition in failed nuclear plant probe - Andy Shain
  • Anderson Independent Mail - McMaster hopes to salvage nuclear power project - Kirk Brown
  • The State - Does anyone at Santee Cooper remember who Santee Cooper works for? - Cindi Ross Scoppe
  • Berkeley Independent, SC - NOBLE: S.C.'s Nuclear scandal, politicians and clean/dirty hands - Phil Noble
  • North Augusta Star - Documents: Utilities were warned before S.C. nuke plant flop - Meg Kinnard
  • Seeking Alpha - Ugly Disclosure For Scana - CashFlow Hunter
  • The State - Long-secret report could save SCE&G's customers billions - Avery G. Wilks and Sammy Fretwell
  • Charleston City Paper - SCE&G debacle highlights preference of business over citizens - Ali Akhyari
  • Charleston Post Courier - Audit gives South Carolina lawmakers ammunition in failed nuclear plant probe - Andy Shain
  • Charleston Post Courier - Revealing audit on reactors
  • WIS-TV Columbia, SC - A secretly-released review could have been the 'writing on the wall' for V.C. Summer's eventual failure - Ashleigh Holland
  • Lancaster Intelligencer Journal - Three Mile Island nuclear plant to hold annual Community Information Night
  • The Guardian - Egypt's security forces are enforcing 'torture assembly line' - Karen McVeigh
  • BBC - Egypt detainees subjected to 'assembly line' of torture - HRW
  • Al Bawaba - Genital Shocks and Hanging From a Spit: HRW Slams Sisi Regime's Extreme Torture
  • Daily News Egypt - Dabaa nuclear power plant contracts finalised: Ismail
  • Winnipeg Free Press - Manitobans won't fall for nuclear energy snake oil - Dave Taylor
  • Reuters - Poland may have first nuclear power plant by 2029
  • Platts - French nuclear output in August sees biggest monthly gain in 2017
  • Somerset County Gazette - Leaving EU nuclear body could have 'significant impact' on Hinkley C, warns industry chief
  • Buffalo News - Another Voice: New York needs its clean, reliable nuclear plants - Ted Skerpon and Richard Lipsitz (Ted Skerpon is business manager of IBEW Local 97. Richard Lipsitz is president of the Western New York Area Labor Federation)
  • NPR - Former Residents Picnic At Colorado Superfund Site - Dan Boyce
  • Independent Australia - Nuclear power for Australia: The idea that never dies - John Quiggin
  • Pike County News Watchman - Group of citizens unite in opposition to 'nuclear dump': Part Two - Stephanie Stanley
  • West Chester Daily Local News - Activists fight effort to import radioactive waste to Royersford from Canada - Evan Brandt
  • World Nuclear News - UK's Pile Fuel Cladding Silo opened for first time
  • World Nuclear News - US governor releases report on VC Summer flaws
  • World Nuclear News - NuScale proposes partnership for UK SMR
  • World Nuclear News - Molten salt reactor experiment begins at Petten
  • World Nuclear News - Recollection of the past: South Korea's story - Jaekyu Lee, former Senior Vice President of KEPCO E&C, builders of South Korea's fleet of 14 nuclear power plants
  • La Croix International - Holy See steps up opposition to nuclear weapons - Nicolas Senèze, Rome
  • IAEA - IAEA Course Offers Internationally Recognized Certification in Industrial Testing - William Foster, IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation
  • Utility Dive - PJM mulls capacity repricing strategies to tackle subsidy programs - Peter Maloney
  • Utility Dive - Nevada regulators approve net metering draft order for NV Energy - Robert Walton
  • African Independent - Egypt State Council approves contracts on NPP construction with Rosatom participation
  • Vermont Public Radio - Entergy Seeks Approval To Accelerate Prep Work At Vermont Yankee - Howard Weiss-Tisman
  • Brattleboro Reformer - State OKs VY security change - Mike Faher
  • Pleasanton Weekly blog - Sandia's new portable detector keeping public safe from radiation - Jeb Bing
  • NRC - New Edition of NRC Information Digest Now Available Online
  • POWERmag - What 10 Charts from the DOE's Grid Study Reveal About the State of U.S. Power - Sonal Patel
  • NHK World - Ishiba calls for debate on US nuclear arms
  • NHK World - Onodera revises N.Korea explosive yield estimate - ShareTwitterFacebook
  • NHK World - Nuclear regulator prepares to OK TEPCO reactors - Japan News
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Niigata N-plant set to pass safety screening
  • Mainichi Daily News - Photo Journal: Silent beauty
  • Bellona - Russia retires trailblazing icebreaker, with regret - Charles Digges
  • BelTA - Russian Power Machines makes turbine for second unit of Belarusian nuclear power plant
  • Read full text at: BelTA - If you use BelTA's materials, you must credit us with a hyperlink to eng.belta.by.
  • Press TV - Iran committed to JCPOA, will react to breaches: Rouhani
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Guidance: Clarification of Compensatory Measure Requirements for Physical Protection Program Deficiencies FR Document: 2017-18755 Citation: 82 FR 42126 PDF Pages 42126-42127 (2 pages)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Applications: Entergy Operations, Inc., River Bend Station, Unit 1 FR Document: 2017-18786 Citation: 82 FR 42126 PDF Page 42126 (1 page)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2017-18911 Citation: 82 FR 42125 PDF Page 42125 (1 page)
  • DOE:EM - Nuclear Cleanup Caucus to Focus on Increasing Urgency in Cleanup at Sept. 13 Event
  • Whitehaven News - VIDEO: See inside world's oldest nuclear waste store at Sellafield
  • Whitehaven News - Nuclear industry fears for electricity supplies post-Brexit

    Tuesday, September 05, 2017

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Yucca Mountain opposition to be focus at Las Vegas conference - Gary Martin
  • Las Vegas Sun - State's chief Yucca critic: It's 'almost a religious controversy now' - Yvonne Gonzalez
  • E&E Daily - ENERGY POLICY: Walden lays out ambitious fall agenda - George Cahlink
  • Forbes - The Sun's Energy Doesn't Come From Fusing Hydrogen Into Helium (Mostly) - Ethan Siegel
  • Payson Roundup, AZ - Voter outreach roundtable
  • Daily Astorian - Our view: Hanford's waste spread under a cloak of secrecy
  • Reuters - If Trump says Iran violating nuclear deal, does not mean U.S. withdrawal: Haley - Michelle Nichols
  • Reuters - Putin calls tougher North Korea sanctions senseless, warns of 'global catastrophe' - Denis Pinchuk
  • Reuters - Merkel, Abe agree sanctions against North Korea should be stepped up - Michelle Martin
  • The Guardian - Kim Jong-un's nuclear scientists take centre stage after missile test - Reuters
  • BBC - North Korea nuclear crisis: Kim Jong-un 'begging for war'
  • The State - Long-secret report details 'significant' problems at failed nuclear reactor project - Sammy Fretwell and Avery G. Wilks
  • Augusta Chronicle - Documents: Utilities were warned before SC nuke plant flop - Meg Kinnard, Associated Press
  • Charleston Post Courier - Audit highlighted problems with South Carolina nuclear project a year before cancellation - Andrew Brown
  • Newnan-Times-Herald, GA - Utilities, Deal want to keep building nuclear plant
  • Augusta Chronicle - Powerful news: Decision to move forward with Vogtle units huge for area, country
  • Albany Herald - Expert: Subsidizing new nuclear power in nation's interest--Projected cost to finish nuclear plant to exceed $10 billion - Tom Corwin
  • Energy Collective - Georgia Utilities to Finish the Twin Nuclear Reactors at Vogtle - Dan Yurman
  • Southeast Energy News - Report warned utilities about problems at South Carolina nuclear project - Brye Steeves
  • Charlotte Business Journal - New nuclear plant remains a possibility in Duke Energy's long-term plan - John Downey
  • Massachusetts Daily Collegian - Should we warn future generations about nuclear waste? - Jessica Primavera
  • NK News - Beijing lodged "stern" complaints to DPRK embassy over nuke test - Leo Byrne
  • Times & Star - VIDEO: See inside world's oldest nuclear waste store at Sellafield
  • BBC - Sellafield decommissioning: Nuclear waste silo opened
  • Cumbria Crack - World's first as Sellafied cut hole in world's oldest 'locked vault' nuclear store
  • Florence Morning News, SC - Letter: The death of nuclear power - Lawrence D. Weber, Quinby
  • Norwich Radical - Where to Hide Radioactive Waste? - Joe Burns
  • The State - Letter: Lawmakers slept through nuclear fiasco - Randy Bright, Ridgeway
  • BBC - Sellafield nuclear processing plant workers to strike over pay
  • Times of India - French nuclear plant outages and restarts - Reuters
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea's peace proposal toward Pyongyang intact despite N.K. nuke test: official
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea seeks 'powerful' punitive measures against N.K. nuke test
  • London Times - Nuclear crisis gives fresh impetus to arms race - Richard Lloyd Parry
  • Canada NewsWire - Ontario's Nuclear Advantage - Providing low-cost power to families and businesses
  • Daily Energy Insider - More than one-third of nuclear energy industry workers affiliated with labor unions, survey finds - Kevin Randolph
  • ExecutiveBiz blog - FUSRAP: Leidos Wins $50M Army Contract for Radioactive Waste Investigation Services - Ramona Adams
  • National Law Review - NRC Issues Update on Implementing Backfit Training for NRC Staff - Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP
  • The State - Letter: The meltdown was in SCANA leadership - Fred Kerr, West Columbia
  • Tri-City Herald - Acting general manager leading Hanford vit plant site work - Annette Cary
  • GAO - Plutonium Disposition: Proposed Dilute and Dispose Approach Highlights Need for More Work at the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant - GAO-17-390
  • IAEA - Developing Country Experts Can Access Largest Nuclear Cardiology Conference with IAEA Support - Oleksandra Gudkova, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - Benin Signs its Second Country Programme Framework (CPF) for 2017-2021
  • World Nuclear News - Sanmen 2 completes hydrostatic testing
  • World Nuclear News - Russia tests hermetic system of Rostov 4
  • World Nuclear News - Egyptian and Russian leaders prepare for Dabaa
  • BBC - North Korea nuclear crisis: Putin calls sanctions useless
  • BBC - North Korea nuclear crisis: Kim Jong-un 'begging for war'
  • Trend News Agency - Trump's Iran policy fell short of equivocal IAEA report (exclusive) - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • Asahi Shimbun - Fukushima city shows radiation level is same as in west Japan - Shintaro Egawa
  • Japan Times - Nagasaki University plans biannual English journal on nuclear disarmament
  • Mainichi Daily News - Pains, gains accompany Fukushima disaster recovery work
  • Yonhap News - Moon calls for improved ties with Russia, joint efforts to denuclearize N. Korea
  • Press TV - World's five major rising economies back Iran deal
  • Press TV - Trump refusal to certify Iran compliance won't mean withdrawal from nuclear deal: Haley
  • UPI - Palestinian family evicted from East Jerusalem home of 53 years - Ed Adamczyk
  • Iranian Financial Tribune - AEOI to Begin Reconstruction of Arak Reactor in 2019
  • DOE:EM - Cleanup by the Numbers: EM Releases New Infographics on Sites' Progress
  • DOE:EM - DOE Leaders Tour Hanford Cleanup Projects, Meet With Workers, Stakeholders
  • DOE:EM - EM Names Robert F. Boehlecke as New Nevada Program Manager
  • DOE:EM - Criticality Alarm No Longer Needed at Hanford's Plutonium Finishing Plant - August 31, 2017
  • DOE:EM - SRS Relies on Array of Robots for Liquid-Waste Cleanup
  • DOE:EM - Portsmouth Site Water Treatment System Upgrade to Improve Safety, Efficiency - August 31, 2017
  • DOE:EM - ORP Workers Replace Massive Wastewater Basin Cover
  • DOE:EM - Hanford Site Workers Begin Preparing Grout for PUREX Tunnel
  • DOE:EM - Budget & Performance--$6.508B Budget Request
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Rule List of Approved Spent Fuel Storage Casks: Holtec International HI-STORM Flood/Wind Multipurpose Canister Storage System, Certificate of Compliance No. 1032, Amendment No. 3 FR Document: 2017-18699 Citation: 82 FR 41873 PDF Pages 41873-41874
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Applications and Amendments Involving Proposed No Significant Hazards Considerations, etc. FR Document: 2017-17719 Citation: 82 FR 41994 PDF Pages 41994-41999

    Monday, September 04, 2017

  • Charleston Post and Courier - Voyager 1 and that other science project at Yucca Mountain - Dan Schinhofen
  • The Guardian - Trump promised to put American workers first. He lied - Michael Paarlberg
  • Oak Ridge Today - ORNL researchers turn to 'deep learning' to solve science's big data problem
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - LANL's Hazardous Waste Facility Permit 2017 Community Relations Plan Available For Comment - Carol A. Clark
  • Oak Ridge Today - GAO: DOE has more than 80 percent of U.S. government's environmental liabilities - John Huotari
  • OilPrice - Does Nuclear Technology Advance Fast Enough? - Tsvetana Paraskova
  • AP News - The Latest: US, South Korea speak after North's nuclear test
  • AP News - South Korea simulates attack on North's nuke site after test - FOSTER KLUG and YOUKYUNG LEE
  • AP News - Texas expects EPA to 'get on top of' toxic water risk
  • Bloomberg - China's Oil Lifeline to North Korea Targeted After Nuclear Blast
  • Washington Post - South Korea's defense minister raises the idea of bringing back tactical U.S. nuclear weapons - Anna Fifield
  • BBC News - North Korea's nuclear bomb: Can we work out its power?
  • Japan Times - No abnormal radiation readings from North Korea nuclear test: NRA
  • The State - Santee Cooper in hot water over refusal to release report on failed nuke project - Sammy Fretwell
  • The Hill blog - DOE study proves regulation puts hydro, nuclear power at a disadvantage - William Murray
  • Tri-City Herald - Richland nuclear plant running again after 13 days offline - Annette Cary and Sara Schilling
  • Savannah Morning News - Letters: Turn Plant Vogtle into an amusement park; Stop charging ratepayers for Plant Vogtle - Jack Imber, Savannah; Marguerite Cuquet, Savannah
  • WFAE Charlotte NPR - Despite Canceling 2 Plants, Duke Won't Rule Out Future Nukes - David Boraks
  • Ashland Times-Gazette, OH - Opening of natural gas plant first of many expected in Ohio - John Seewer, Associated Press
  • Xinhua News - Interview: Three trends observed as U.S. updates its nuclear arsenal: Expert
  • Augusta Chronicle - SRNS wins another DOE safety award
  • Rock Hill Herald - A Lake Wylie group isn't officially concerned yet. One man fears they'll be too late. - John Marks
  • Uganda Independent - Furious Moscow demands swift return of closed US facilities - Maria Zakharova
  • Aiken Standard - Actively pursuing passive cleanup technology pays off at SRS
  • USGS - M 4.5 - 13km E of Soda Springs, Idaho
  • World Nuclear News - CNSC completes review of disposal facility draft EIS
  • World Nuclear News - Brazil and China enhance nuclear cooperation
  • World Nuclear News - Korea develops expertise for Kori 1 decommissioning
  • Trend News Agency - MPs say Iran will never allow access to military sites
  • NHK World - Hibakusha stage sit-in to protest N.Korea's test
  • NHK World - Huge quakes may have occurred at shorter intervals
  • Asahi Shimbun - 6,500 people join mass nuclear crisis drill for Kyushu plant
  • Asahi Shimbun - Hibakusha hit back at N. Korea nuke test, appeal for smarter way
  • Japan Times - Hibakusha, abductees' kin blast North Korean nuclear test during rally in Hiroshima
  • Mainichi Daily News - N. Korean threat increases with possibility of miniaturized nuclear weapons
  • Mainichi Daily News - No abnormal radiation readings in Japan after N. Korean nuke test: NRA secretariat
  • Mainichi Daily News - Abe, Trump agree to increase pressure on N. Korea after nuclear test
  • Mainichi Daily News - Japanese lawmakers set to condemn N. Korea for nuke test in resolution
  • Bellona - Youth ecology and recycling group named newest Russian 'foreign agent' - Anna Kireeva, Charles Digges
  • Yonhap News - Moon, Putin to focus on N. Korean nukes in upcoming summit: official
  • Yonhap News - Top diplomats of S. Korea, China discuss latest N. Korean nuke test
  • Yonhap News - N.K. may fire ICBM on standard trajectory toward Pacific: Seoul
  • Yonhap News - N. Korean delegation heads to Russia for regional forum involving S. Korean leader
  • Press TV - MPs say Iran will never allow access to military sites
  • Aiken Standard - Cold War Patriots to hold town hall meetings in North Augusta, Barnwell
  • Irish Journal - Government says chances of a nuclear disaster impacting Ireland is low - but there is a risk

    Sunday, September 03, 2017

  • San Diego Union-Tribune - San Onofre nuclear waste agreement offers hope for some, an 'illusion' for others - Rob Nikolewski
  • IndraStra Global - India's Tryst with Next-Gen Nuclear Energy Systems - Dr. Sitakanta Mishra, Pandit Deendayal Petroleum University
  • New York Times - Is Trump Really Pro-Worker? - Steven Greenhouse
  • Arab Daily News - Vanunu Mordechai Israeli Nuclear Whistleblower Talks at Twitter and Wife Talks to Norway
  • Collective Evolution - Document Surfaces Showing CIA's Plans To Infiltrate Academia & Change University/College Curriculums - Arjun Walia
  • Tri-City Herald - Hanford will miss deadline to tear down plutonium-contaminated plant - Annette Cary
  • CNN - North Korea tests most powerful nuclear bomb yet - Angela Dewan and Taehoon Lee
  • AP News - North Korea claims 'perfect success' of powerful nuke test - Eric Talmadge
  • AP News - The Latest: US senator calls for economic sanctions on NK
  • AP News - North Korea conducts 6th nuclear test, says it was H-bomb - Foster Klug
  • AP News - US seizes control of Russian posts in San Fran, DC, NY - Josh Lederman
  • AP News - What is North Korea's Kim Jong Un trying prove with H-bomb? - Eric Talmadge
  • AP News - AP EXCLUSIVE: Toxic waste sites flooded in Houston area - Jason Dearen And Michael Biesecker
  • Bloomberg - Risk of Nuclear Arms Use Highest Since Cuban Crisis, Moniz Says - John Follain and Sonia Sirletti
  • Bloomberg - With Powerful Nuclear Bomb, Kim Dares Trump and Xi to Stop Him - Andy Sharp and David Tweed
  • Bloomberg - North Korea Hails 'Unprecedentedly Big' Nuclear Test - Kanga Kong and Andy Sharp
  • Bloomberg - North Korea Says It Has Developed Hydrogen Bomb to Suit ICBM - Kanga Kong
  • The Guardian - North Korea claims successful test of 'missile-ready' nuclear bomb – live - Tom McCarthy in New York (now), and Nicola Slawson and Melissa Davey
  • CNN - What happens when North Korea tests a nuclear weapon - Joshua Berlinger
  • BBC - The most powerful nuclear blasts ever
  • BBC - North Korea nuclear test: 'Tunnel collapse' may provide clues
  • Washington Post - Japanese survivor of Nagasaki atomic attack bared his scars to plead against nuclear war - Matt Schudel
  • Xinhua News - DPRK top leader inspects nuclear bomb making institute
  • Reuters - North Korean nuclear test prompts global condemnation
  • Reuters - Xi, Putin agree to 'appropriately deal' with N.Korea nuclear test: Xinhua - Ben Blanchard
  • Reuters - North Korea says conducts hydrogen bomb test, Trump to meet with advisers - Jack Kim, Soyoung Kim
  • Reuters - Possible two-stage hydrogen bomb seen 'game changer' for North Korea - Jack Kim, Ju-min Park
  • Reuters - North Korea says conducts 'perfect' hydrogen bomb test - Jack Kim, Soyoung Kim
  • Reuters - China begins radiation monitoring after N.Korea nuclear test - Ben Blanchard and Philip Wen
  • NPR - Here Are The Facts About North Korea's Nuclear Test - Geoff Brumfiel
  • BBC - Kim inspects 'nuclear warhead': A picture decoded
  • South China Morning Post - Could 'swimming pool' nuclear reactors help clear China's winter smog? - Stephen Chen
  • Augusta Chronicle - Subsidizing new nuclear power such as Vogtle reactors in nation's interest, says expert - Tom Corwin
  • Xinhua News - DPRK conducts 6th nuclear test, raising strong condemnation from neighboring countries
  • USGS - M 6.3 Explosion - 22km ENE of Sungjibaegam, North Korea
  • USGS - M 4.1 Collapse - 22km ENE of Sungjibaegam, North Korea
  • USGS - M 5.3 - 17km E of Soda Springs, Idaho Idaho earthquake swarm 3 September, 2017
  • Beyond Nuclear - Beyond Nuclear joins ocean and conservation groups to protest Japan dumping radioactive water into Pacific
  • Atomic Insights - Can Gas Turbines Using Nuclear Fuel Change The Energy Game? - Rod Adams
  • IPS - US Pressure Keeps Palestinians Blacklisted at UN - Thalif Deen
  • DoL:DEEOIC - Authorized Representatives Workshop: Jacksonville, Florida
  • IAEA - Statement by IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano on DPRK - IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano
  • BBC News - N Korea announces nuclear test
  • TEPCO - Situation of storing and treatment of accumulated water including highly concentrated radioactive materials at Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station
  • JAIF - Cabinet Office Releases Results of Study on Economic Scale of Radiation Applications in Fiscal 2015
  • JAIF - Power Companies Request Pre-service Inspections Toward Restarting Reactors at Genkai and Ohi
  • JAIF - Registration Ends Soon for the 50th JAIF Annual Conference
  • Mainichi Daily News - Ex-Nagasaki Univ. president exposed to radiation from A-bomb dies at 92
  • Fin24 - Renewable producers will sign, despite renegotiations - Kubayi - Yolandi Groenewald
  • Yonhap News - Seoul says will seek most powerful U.N. sanctions to 'completely' isolate N. Korea - bdk@yna.co.kr
  • Yonhap News - Chronology of major events leading to N. Korea's sixth nuclear test
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea claims successful test of H-bomb for ICBM - Lcd@Yna.Co.Kr, Sooyeon@Yna.Co.Kr
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea apparently conducts nuke test: S. Korea - Lcd@Yna.Co.Kr, Sooyeon@Yna.Co.Kr
  • Press TV - IAEA report bars Trump from derailing nuclear deal: Analyst
  • Press TV - US plans decades-long military presence in northern Syria: Militia group
  • USGS - M 4.7 - 47km ESE of Borazjan, Iran
  • Japan Times - Two-day nuclear disaster drill kicks off at Genkai plant in Saga
  • OilPrice - Privatization Is The Only Hope For This Nuclear Project - Leonard Hyman & William Tilles
  • The State - McMaster battles Santee Cooper for access to nuclear report - Jamie Self
  • Charleston Post and Courier - South Carolina Gov. Henry McMaster considering firing Santee Cooper board - Andy Shain
  • Charleston Post and Courier - SCANA has given money to nearly all South Carolina lawmakers probing the failed nuclear project - Thad Moore
  • Oak Ridge Today - Nuclear engineer receives two years in prison for violating Atomic Energy Act
  • Mansfield News Journal, OH - Guest Column: Support HB 247, end the energy charade - Henry Keultjes, Mansfield
  • Wired News - The Secret History of FEMA
  • Arizona Republic - Native American tribes fight for clean water and more money - Lauren Kaljur and Macee Beheler
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - Edison can make history with 'reasonable' waste removal - Logan Jenkins
  • The State - What SC governor hopefuls need to do – and avoid – to win - Jamie Self
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - Editorial: We must plan for Diablo's closure – but do we need $800,000 worth of studies?
  • Orange County Register - Dana Point mayor said meeting with Sen. Kamala Harris was not 'pitch forks and torches against Trump,' despite perceptions - Erika I. Ritchie
  • Nevada Independent - On opposing sides, the state, Nye County prepare for Congress to act on Yucca this fall - Megan Messerly

    Saturday, September 02, 2017

  • Buffalo News - Letter: Nuclear power poses a threat to the planet - David Gaeddert, Amherst
  • SF Bay Area IMC - Nuclear Shutdown News 8/17 - Michael Steinberg
  • Jadaliyya, Arab Studies Institute - Invisibility and the Toxic Economy of War in Iraq - Toby C. Jones
  • Global Research - Terror Incognita: 'Demystifying' the Fog of War - Sean Stinson
  • Daily Courier, Prescott, Arizona - Letter: Concern over mine, Gosar - Denise Bennett, Skull Valley
  • AP News - Russia lashes out after Trump orders diplomatic posts closed - Nataliya Vasilyeva and Josh Lederman
  • Reuters - Iran sees little chance of enemy attack: military chief
  • The American Conservative - Trump Quietly Promises Billions in New Nuke Contracts - Scott Ritter
  • Atlanta Journal Constitution - 'Go' recommendation for Plant Vogtle nuke plant heats up debate - Russell Grantham
  • Seeking Alpha - Moody's Warns That Continuing Southern Company's Plant Vogtle Nuclear Project Is Credit Negative - Michael Wald
  • Florida Times-Union - JEA paid millions and promised millions more to a nuclear project in Georgia. But the reactors are years behind schedule - Nate Monroe
  • MyAJC blog - Moody's sour view of Georgia Power's vow to keep plugging at Plant Vogtle - Greg Bluestein
  • The State - Will nuclear fiasco cause SCANA chief to leave? - Sammy Fretwell
  • Pakistan News International - Nuclear North Korea - Rizwan Asghar
  • News & Observer - Retiring utility CEO to receive $1 million in 1st year - Seanna Adcox, Associated Press
  • WFAE Charlotte NPR - Charlotte Talks: Don't Call It A Comeback For Nuclear Industry - Chris Miller
  • AlterNet - Fracking Has an Enormous Radioactive Waste Problem–Just Ask Kentucky - Lorraine Chow
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Tepco's nuclear reactors will likely pass safety review
  • Japan Times - Two reactors at Tepco's giant Niigata plant close to being restarted--NRA eager to clear Kashiwazaki-Kariya plant
  • Sputnik News - Huntington Ingalls Wins $2.8Bln to Refuel Aircraft Carrier Nuclear Power System
  • Manila Times - 'Social acceptance a big challenge to nuclear energy' - Jordeene Sheex Lagare
  • UK Independent - Finland blazes global trail by announcing it will legislate next year to ditch coal completely - Lefteris Karagiannopoulos, Jussi Rosendahl
  • Eurasia Review - Finland Doubles Down On Nuclear Power - Sam Morgan
  • E&E Daily - WHITE HOUSE: Former Hill staffer seen as pick to lead nuclear review - Hannah Northey
  • Manila Times - 'Bataan nuke plant not on top of faultline' - Jordeene Sheex Lagare
  • The State - Letter: SC nuclear plants need to be completed - Balakrishna Palanki, Columbia
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Hitachi UK reactors to get full Japanese loan insurance--Lenders seek guarantees as nuclear projects face post-Fukushima cost overruns
  • Alaska Native News - Study Negates Concerns Regarding Radioactivity in Migratory Seafood - David Malmquist
  • Daily Caller - Struggling Nuclear Construction Project Persists Despite Massive Costs - Tim Pearce
  • Washington Post - State-owned utility also paid bonuses for nuclear project - Seanna Adcox?|?AP
  • SF BayView - Death camp Treasure Island - Carol Harvey
  • Herald Palladium - Bright ideas in clean energy shared--Town hall highlights advances in technology - John Matuszak
  • Environment News Service - Minamata Convention on Mercury Enters into Force
  • NHK World - Nagasaki survivor dies at 92
  • Press TV - Haley's remarks show US envoy's ignorance of JCPOA text: Iran FM
  • Press TV - Debate: Iran's compliance with JCPOA
  • Press TV - China hails Iran, urges continued JCPOA implementation by all sides
  • Press TV - US trying to destroy Iran nuclear deal: Columnist
  • Press TV - EA report on Iran military sites puts US to shame: Analyst
  • Xinhua News - China Focus: China adopts nuclear safety law
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - Edison can make history with 'reasonable' waste removal - Logan Jenkins
  • NHK World - Nuclear plant operator halts uranium production
  • NHK World - People pay tribute to late anti-A-bomb activist
  • Nuclear Age Peace Foundation - Sunflower Newsletter: September 2017

    Friday, September 01, 2017

  • East County Magazine, San Diego CA - Arizona Refuses Spent Fuel from San Onofre; Doctor's Group Criticizes Nuclear Waste Settlement Plan - Miriam Raftery
  • Business Insurance - Unions, industry at odds over beryllium rule revisions - Gloria Gonzalez
  • Cape Cod Broadcasting - Cape Downwinders Host Annual "No Escape From The Cape" Rally on Labor Day
  • Lexology - Study Proves the Value of Whistleblowers in Bringing Down Fraudsters - Katz Marshall & Banks LLP
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - LANL Director Briefs Los Alamos County Council - Carol A. Clark
  • Cape Cod Times - Why the Department of Energy is a national treasure - Larry Brown
  • POWERmag - Duke Hammers Final Nail in Levy County Nuclear Plant Coffin, Proposes Increased Solar - Abby Harvey
  • POWERmag - TVO Gets Good News in Ongoing Dispute with Areva - Abby Harvey
  • POWERmag - POWER Digest (September 2017) - Darrell Proctor and Sonal Patel
  • POWERmag - Upgraded Boiler Feedwater Pump Improves Efficiency and Adds Flexibility - Leif Bothun and Robert Aronen
  • POWERmag - Bechtel In, Fluor Out as Vogtle Construction Continues - Darrell Proctor
  • POWERmag - Vogtle Partners Will Proceed with Beleaguered Nuclear Expansion Project - Sonal Patel and Darrell Proctor
  • POWERmag - What 10 Charts from the DOE's Grid Study Reveal About the State of U.S. Power - Sonal Patel
  • Bloomberg - South Africa Says Eskom to Sign Power Deals by End-October - Paul Vecchiatto and Paul Burkhardt
  • Reuters - Southern Co seeks approval to complete Georgia nuclear reactors - Tom Hals
  • Reuters - U.S. pressure or not, U.N. nuclear watchdog sees no need to check Iran military sites - Francois Murphy
  • Reuters - Iran sticks to key limits of nuclear deal: U.N. watchdog - Shadia Nasralla
  • Reuters - Southern Co plans to complete lone new U.S. nuclear plant project - Tom Hals
  • Reuters - Finland to introduce law next year phasing out coal - Lefteris Karagiannopoulos and Jussi Rosendahl
  • Reuters - China's legislature passes nuclear safety law - David Stanway
  • Forbes - Hurricane Harvey Makes The Case For Nuclear Power - James Conca
  • BBC - Germans in Aachen get free iodine amid Belgium nuclear fears
  • Charlotte Business Journal - Inside the Carolinas nuclear fallout--An expected surge in U.S. nuclear plant construction has hit a dead end with two S.C. projects shelved - John Downey
  • WSAV-TV Savannah, GA - Report: SC-owned utility paid bonuses for failed nuclear project - Kim Wade
  • Charleston Post Courier - Editorial: No excuse for secrecy
  • The State - McMaster sends 'formal demand' for nuclear project report to Santee Cooper - Jamie Self and Sammy Fretwell
  • New York Times - The U.S. Backs Off Nuclear Power. Georgia Wants to Keep Building Reactors. - Brad Plumer
  • WABE Atlanta - Nuclear Expansion: Plant Vogtle Final Price Tag Doubles - Molly Samuel
  • Atlanta Journal-Constitution blog - Moody's sour view of Georgia Power's vow to keep plugging at Plant Vogtle - Greg Bluestein
  • Energy Business Review - Georgia Power to proceed with Vogtle nuclear power plant expansion
  • Financial Times - Georgia Power provides lifeline for $19bn nuclear power plant - Andrew Ward
  • Atlanta Journal-Constitution - Plant Vogtle builders to regulators: Keep going - Russell Grantham
  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette PowerSource - Westinghouse nuclear reactors will continue construction in Georgia - Anya Litvak
  • E&E Daily - Georgia Power puts Vogtle in regulators' hands - Kristi E. Swartz
  • Wall Street Journal - Georgia Power Wants to Press Ahead With Nuclear Plant Despite Rising Costs - Peg Brickley
  • The Nerve, S.C. Policy Council - Georgia's nukes: 'We'll go on'--Is it a ray of light for V.C. Summer? - Robert Meyerowitz
  • The Guardian - Letter: UK must take lead role in de-escalating threat of nuclear war - Dr Michael Orgel Medact Scotland; Dr Stuart Parkinson Executive director, Scientists for Global Responsibility; Dr Philip Webber Chair, Scientists for Global Responsibility; Dr Ira Helfand Co-president, International Physicians for the Prevention of Nuclear War and recipient of the 1985 Nobel peace prize; Professor Peter Ware Higgs Nobel laureate physics; Professor David McCoy Director, Medact UK; Professor Alan Robock Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA; Professor John CM Gillies; Dr Judith McDonald Medact Scotland; Dr Lesley Morrison Medact Scotland; Professor David Webb; Professor Malcolm Povey University of Leeds; Dr Margaret McCartney GP, Glasgow; Dr Guy Johnson Medact Scotland;
  • New York Times - Contradicting Trump, U.N. Monitor Says Iran Complies With Nuclear Deal - David E. Sanger and Rick Gladstone
  • Tehran Times - IAEA: Iran in compliance with nuclear deal
  • BBC News - Jail term for US man who illegally shared nuclear tech
  • The State - SCE&G has a report critical of nuke project, but won't hand it over, SC agency says - Sammy Fretwell
  • Deutsche Welle - German city of Aachen offers iodine tablets amid nuclear fears
  • NBC Sandiego - Critics Claim Deal to Move Nuke Waste Has Flaws - JW August
  • Charlotte Business Journal - Duke Energy has the land and the license for a nuclear plant. Now what? - John Downey
  • EurActiv - Finland doubles down on nuclear power as coal heads out the door - Sam Morgan
  • News Corp Australia - Turnbull faces new push for nuclear power - Paul Osborne
  • News-Gazette, Champaign, IL - Open house set for Clinton nuclear plant's 30th anniversary - Tom Kacich
  • Jerusalem Post - JPost Exclusive: Israel nuclear program has less oversight than other democracies - ByYonah Jeremy Bob
  • WOAI NBC News 4 San Antonio - CPS Energy writes off $391.4 Million for nuclear plant that's not being built - April Molina
  • National Law Review - NY Federal Court Dismisses Case Against Subsidies for Nuclear Energy
  • The Banker - Removing the nuclear power project financing hurdles - Danielle Myles
  • Greentech Media - Harvey's Devastation Shows the Need for Distributed Energy, Microgrids During Disasters - Jeff St. John
  • POWERmag - Microgrid System Keeps Houston Grocery Stores Open in Wake of Harvey - Darrell Proctor
  • San Antonio Business Journal - Microgrids pass crucial test for H-E-B during Harvey in Houston - Sergio Chapa
  • FOX News - Wildfire burning in former Nevada nuclear site
  • KXTV-TV ABC10 Sacramento CA - Not even desert safe from wildfire threat in blazing West - Scott Sonner, Associated Press
  • Fox5 KVVU - Not even desert safe from wildfire threat in blazing West
  • KTNV Las Vegas - Wildfire burning in former Nevada nuclear site
  • Sputnik News - Give Nukes a Chance: Sweden Told to Pick Between NATO and UN Nuclear Weapons Ban
  • News-Herald, Willoughby, OH - Lake, Ottawa county commissioners request meeting with Department of Energy leader over nuclear power plants - Andrew Cass
  • Cape Town Bizcommunity - Waiting to Inhale: Health impacts of radiation on communities near mines
  • CBS Minnesota / WCCO - Officials: Minnesota Nuclear Plant Ready For Emergency - Kate Raddatz
  • TCPalm - FPL: St. Lucie nuclear power plant would weather a flooding storm like Harvey - George Andreassi
  • Utility Dive - SCE&G, Santee Cooper face more litigation over Summer nuclear project abandonment - Peter Maloney
  • Crikey Australian - Nuclear depression: brother, can you spare US$25.7 billion? - Bernard Keane
  • CM Mining Weekly - MCA wants Australian govt to rethink nuclear stance - Esmarie Swanepoel
  • Southeast Energy News - South Carolina regulators may have been misled about failures at nuclear plant - Brye Steeves
  • Times of India - German nuclear plant outages and restarts - Vera Eckert
  • WDEF News 12 Chattanooga, TN - City to hand out iodine tablets amid nuclear fears
  • Creamer Media's Engineering News - Necsa says second reactor would strengthen Pelindaba's global nuclear medicine position - Keith Campbell
  • World Nuclear News - Australian organisation calls for end to nuclear ban
  • World Nuclear News - Urenco tails plant to start up in 2018
  • World Nuclear News - Russia tests passive heat removal at Leningrad II unit
  • Yonhap News - U.S. vows close consultation with S. Korea over military options against N.K. - sooyeon@yna.co.kr
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Hanford FR Document: 2017-18598 Citation: 82 FR 41616 PDF Pages 41616-41617 (2 pages)
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Nevada FR Document: 2017-18597 Citation: 82 FR 41617 PDF Page 41617 (1 page)
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Weekly Receipts FR Document: 2017-18604 Citation: 82 FR 41621 PDF Page 41621 (1 page)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards FR Document: 2017-18516 Citation: 82 FR 41669 PDF Pages 41669-41670 (2 pages)
  • Tennessee Valley Authority - Rule Freedom of Information Act FR Document: 2017-18626 Citation: 82 FR 41511 PDF Pages 41511-41519 (9 pages)
  • UPI - No need yet to act on Harvey, International Energy Agency says - Daniel J. Graeber
  • DOE:EM - EM Update | Vol. 9, Issue 16 | Aug. 31, 2017
  • New York Times - The Photos the U.S. and Saudi Arabia Don't Want You to See - Nicholas Kristof
  • FAIR - How Media Obscure US/Saudi Responsibility for Killing Yemeni Civilians - Ben Norton
  • Future of Freedom Foundation - An America First Foreign Policy - Laurence M. Vance
  • Courthouse News Service - Dying Navy Sailors Push for Trial on Fukushima Meltdown - Bianca Bruno
  • Asahi Shimbun - 190 vehicles left Fukushima plant with high levels of radiation - Teru Okumura
  • Kyodo News - EXCLUSIVE: Tepco's reactors soon to clear major safety hurdle to restart
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Hitachi UK reactors to get full Japanese loan insurance
  • Moline Dispatch Argus - Exelon says it's ready for Texas-type disaster - Anthony Watt
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Tepco's nuclear reactors will likely pass safety review

    Thursday, August 31, 2017

  • Bechtel - Bechtel Selected to Complete Construction of U.S. Nuclear Plant Expansion
  • Livermore Independent - Lab Achieves Open Company Status
  • Heartland Institute - Molten salt reactors: A new beginning for an old idea - David LeBlanc
  • Bloomberg - Iran Is Sticking to the Nuclear Deal, IAEA Says - Jonathan Tirone
  • Bloomberg - As Harvey Raged, Workers Stayed at Nuclear Plant's Controls - Mark Chediak
  • Bloomberg - Americans Are a Little Too Relaxed About Nukes--A majority say they'd be fine with dropping a nuclear weapon on an Iranian city. What? - Faye Flam
  • Reuters - Finland to introduce law next year phasing out coal - Lefteris Karagiannopoulos and Jussi Rosendahl
  • Reuters - UK summons North Korean ambassador over missile launch - Kylie MacLellan
  • Reuters - Southern Co plans to complete lone new U.S. nuclear plant project - Tom Hals
  • Reuters - Iran sticks to key limits of nuclear deal: U.N. watchdog - Shadia Nasralla
  • Reuters - EDF eyes faster India nuclear deal as other projects stall - Tommy Wilkes
  • Reuters - U.S. pressure or not, U.N. nuclear watchdog sees no need to check Iran military sites - Francois Murphy
  • New York Times - America's Risky Nuclear Buildup - Stuart Rollo
  • Ars Technica - Power company kills nuclear plant, plans $6 billion in solar, battery investment--Duke Energy Florida is just the latest utility to walk away from nuclear - Megan Geuss
  • BBC - The bleak, chilling magazine for nuclear doomsday preppers - Chris Baraniuk
  • Charleston Post Courier - Secretive report on nuclear reactor construction never given to state utility regulators - Andrew Brown
  • Moultrie News, Mount Pleasant SC - OpEd: S.C.'s nuclear scandal, politicians and clean/dirty hands - Phil Noble
  • PennEnergy - Nuclear reactor remains shut down for 'non-nuclear' issue - Associated Press
  • Wall Street Journal - Georgia Power Wants to Continue Vogtle Nuclear Expansion - Peg Brickley
  • Business Insider - NASA is about to create a $3.26 billion nuclear fireball in Saturn's clouds - Dave Mosher
  • Sydney Morning Herald - Australia should add nuclear to the clean energy mix: Minerals Council - James Massola
  • Missoula Independent - Radioactive Bakken waste gets a slew of new Montana rules - Alex Sakariassen
  • Syracuse Post Standard - Commentary: Why NY's nuclear subsidy makes sense - Ethan Bodnaruk, Syracuse, environmental engineer
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Removal of nuclear fuel from Fukushima plant to proceed as planned
  • Kyodo News - Debris could be removed from sides of Fukushima reactors
  • Asahi Shimbun - Group: Water plan to remove Fukushima fuel 'not viable' - Kohei Tomida
  • Kyodo News - Debris could be removed from sides of Fukushima reactors
  • Washington Times - Reliving the nuclear worry--The North Korean threat awakens past fears - Thomas V. DiBacco
  • eNews Channel Africa - WATCH: Thousands in Joburg living on radio-active uranium
  • E&E Daily - Southern Co. decides to press ahead with Vogtle expansion - Kristi E. Swartz and Hannah Northey
  • Climate Investigations Center - Despite Huge Losses and Its own Bungling, Southern Company Wants to Complete Vogtle Plant - Dan Zegart
  • The State - Templeton echoes call for agency chief to resign over nuclear project - Jamie Self
  • Patriot Ledger - Letter: Pilgrim only prolonging the inevitable - Mary Kelley, Plymouth
  • Sputnik News - Naval 'Leader': Russia to Fit Newest Destroyer With Nuclear Reactor
  • Yonhap News - East Asia, Latin America 'ideal' partners in solving N. Korea's nuke problem: FM - <pbr@yna.co.kr>
  • Dhaka Tribune - Russia officially agrees to take back nuke plant wastes - Aminur Rahman Rasel
  • Sofia News Agency - Bulgaria Started Construction of a National Repository for Low- and Intermediate-Level Radioactive Waste
  • Buffalo News - Letter: Nuclear plants are safe, essential to state energy - John Basile, Board of Directors, New York Affordable Reliable Electricity Alliance
  • Mississippi State Newsroom - Global construction leader recognizes MSU clean energy institute - James Carskadon
  • HNN Huntingtonnews - A Nuclear Hotseat SPECIAL: The Ongoing Nuclear Aftermath of Hurricane Harvey
  • Yonhap News - Survey going smoothly to determine fate of nuclear power reactors - jschang@yna.co.kr
  • Malaya Business Insight - Study to determine BNPP revival
  • NDSU The Spectrum - Hazardous Byproduct not a Danger to Fargo - Alexander Hart
  • Missoula Independent - Six years later: UM photographers explore Japan's 3.11 disasters - Chris La Tray
  • Quad City Times - Exelon begins $20M in new construction at QC station - Jennifer DeWitt
  • Washington Examiner - Nuclear power gets a second chance as Southern Company reboots stalled plant in Georgia - Josh Siegel
  • Washington Post - German region to hand out iodine over Belgium nuclear fears - Associated Press
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - Nuclear engineer given 2 years for transferring technology to China
  • Courthouse News Service - Engineer Gets Two Years for Stealing Nuclear Tech for China - Kevin Lessmiller
  • BelTA - Russian TsKBM tests pumps for Belarusian nuclear power plant
  • Dhaka Tribune - Russia officially agrees to take back nuke plant wastes - Aminur Rahman Rasel
  • ABS-CBN News - Russian nuclear experts now studying BNPP for possible revival
  • Atlanta Business Chronicle - Southern Co. decides to move forward on Plant Vogtle project
  • Utility Dive - DOE grid study will shift and accelerate energy regulatory initiatives - Devin Hartman
  • Interfax Energy - Three nuclear inspection applications filed in Japan
  • Tri-City Herald - DOE fined $16,000 for 'mystery powder' at Hanford - Annette Cary
  • NRC - NRC Names New Resident Inspector at Summer Nuclear Plant
  • IAEA - Supporting Nuclear Safety in Honduras: IAEA Expert Mission Helps Recover Disused Sealed Sources
  • World Nuclear News - Georgia Power recommends Vogtle completion
  • World Nuclear News - Salamanca uranium project fully financed
  • World Nuclear News - Funding boost for Australian Synchrotron
  • Trend News Agency - Iran sticks to key limits of nuclear deal: UN watchdog
  • Asahi Shimbun - VOX POPULI: A-bomb survivor Taniguchi led a life of pain, but it was not in vain
  • Bellona - Murmansk works to lift ecologically hazardous sunken ships - Anna Kireeva
  • Press TV - Iran complying with 2015 nuclear deal: IAEA
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Rule List of Approved Spent Fuel Storage Casks: Holtec International HI-STORM 100 Cask System; Certificate of Compliance No. 1014, Amendment No. 9, Revision 1, and Amendment No. 10; Correction FR Document: 2017-18456 Citation: 82 FR 41321 PDF Pages 41321-41323 (3 pages)
  • KNPR Las Vegas - Goodman Cautions Fellow Mayors On Risks Of Yucca Mountain - Doug Puppel
  • Press Democrat, Santa Rosa, CA - Sonoma County firm sees uptick in business amid nuclear worries - Bill Swindell
  • The Guardian - Nuclear campaigner who survived Nagasaki bombing dies aged 88
  • Brussels Times - First convoy of intermediate-level vitrified waste arrives in Belgium - Jason Bennett
  • Pahrump Valley Times - Radioactive waste to travel through Pahrump - Daria Sokolova
  • Pahrump Valley Times - RadWatch program coming to Nye County

    Wednesday, August 30, 2017

  • KUSI San Diego - Public Watchdogs call agreement reached for storage of nuclear waste a 'sham' - Steve Bosh
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Democrats, environmental groups ready for battle over national monuments - Gary Martin
  • American Action Forum - What happened to electricity becoming "too cheap to meter?" - Philip Rossetti
  • Gardnerville Record-Courier - Congress Mark Amodei talks veterans' issues at Minden town hall - Rachel Spacek
  • Los Angeles Times - Court settlement looks to move nuclear waste from San Onofre - Rob Nikolewski
  • Center for Investigative Reporting 'Reveal' - Empty seats: Trump's top science jobs vacant; others tied to industry - Emily Gertz
  • Law360 - Beryllium Rule Commenters Blast DOL's Proposed Rollback - Braden Campbell
  • Virginian-Pilot - Trump administration's changes to shipyard monitoring of toxic metal draws criticism from Rep. Bobby Scott - Bill Bartel
  • Pike County News Watchman - Letter: Points Worth Pondering - Karen Berney, Waverly, Ohio
  • Missourinet - Missouri auditor proposes to reinstate whistleblower protections eliminated in controversial new law - Jason Taylor
  • STL.News - Auditor Galloway promotes Whistleblower Hotline as resource for public employees
  • McClatchy Washington Bureau - Agency misspent $32 million, but Interior has held no one to account - Stuart Leavenworth
  • Phys.org - Plutonium research to advance stockpile safely - Nolan O'brien
  • Newswise - The Tricky Trifecta of Solar Cells - Kristin Manke
  • Tri-City Herald - Judge agrees to another delay in Hanford tank vapors trial - Annette Cary
  • AP News - China recommits to sanctions on North Korea
  • Bloomberg - Federal Agencies Race to Spend Billions in Contract Dollars
  • Bloomberg - Iran Warns U.S. Against Any Violation of 2015 Nuclear Accord - Golnar Motevalli
  • Reuters - France sees talks on post-Iran nuclear deal, ballistic missile use - John Irish
  • Reuters - France will need to close nuclear reactors: minister - Geert de Clercq
  • Reuters - South Texas Project nuclear plant running despite Harvey - Timothy Gardner
  • Reuters - Rouhani says IAEA unlikely to accept U.S. demand for Iran military site inspection - Parisa Hafezi
  • BBC - Can the world live with a nuclear North Korea? - Jonathan Marcus
  • Forbes - Texas Nuke Plant Stays Online Amid Harvey. Give Credit To Resilient Operators, Robust Design and A Plan - Rod Adams
  • Astana Times - IAEA low enriched uranium fuel bank opens in Kazakhstan - Yerbolat Uatkhanov
  • Press TV - Iran in compliance with nuclear deal, despite US claims: Analyst
  • Mainichi Daily News - A-bomb survivor Sumiteru Taniguchi dies of cancer at 88
  • OilPrice - The Slow Death Of Nuclear Power In Europe - Viktor Katona
  • Greentech Media - Energy Jobs: Nuclear Debacle Takes Out Santee Cooper's CEO, Plus EIA, RMI and GE - Katherine Tweed
  • Sputnik News - Bulgaria Starts Construction of Storage Facility for Radioactive Waste
  • The State - After nuclear fiasco, lawsuit seeks refunds for nearly all SCE&G customers - Sammy Fretwell
  • WCIV ABC News 4, Charleston SC - Another lawsuit filed against SCE&G, Santee Cooper over failed nuclear project - Associated Press
  • The State - Options discussed in potential Santee Cooper sale, McMaster says - Jamie Self
  • The State - McMaster has 'no intention' of returning SCANA contributions after nuclear fallout - Jamie Self
  • Charleston Post Courier - SCE&G faces second lawsuit seeking refunds after scuttling V.C. Summer project - Thad Moore
  • The Nerve, S.C. Policy Council - How customers lost the nuke bet – for now--The co-ops' Mike Couick is angry and hopeful - Robert Meyerowitz
  • The State - SCANA showered McMaster with campaign cash as nuclear hopes derailed - Jamie Self
  • The State - Fairfield County customers sue SCANA over failed nuke project - Sammy Fretwell
  • WFAE NPR Charlotte - Duke Cancels Florida Nuclear Project, Plans Solar Expansion - David Boraks
  • Utility Dive - Illinois nuclear subsidies unlawful, EPSA, generators tell appellate court - Peter Maloney
  • Bloomberg BNA - Duke Energy Could Double Florida Solar Power as it Drops Nuclear Plans - Chris Marr
  • Southeast Energy News - Duke Energy cancels Florida nuclear project, plans state solar expansion - Brye Steeves
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Groups Call On Japan Not To Dump Radioactive Water Into Pacific Ocean
  • Kyodo News - Influential Nagasaki A-bomb survivor Taniguchi dies at 88
  • Capital Journal, Pierre, SD - Some thoughts on the Dewey Burdock uranium project - David Ganje
  • Astana Times - Kazakhstan, US agree to cooperate on nuclear energy - Dana Omirgazy
  • Times of India - Nordic nuclear power plant outages - Karen Rodrigues, Reuters
  • Bellona - Hungary moves forward with politically dicey nuclear plant - Charles Digges
  • Lower Hudson Journal - Indian Point protects environment, energy supply: Letter - Rob DiFrancesco, Mount Kisco , executive director of the New York Affordable Reliable Energy Alliance (AREA).
  • The Guardian - Third WWII bomb found in Bristol Channel near Hinkley Point - Matthew Weaver
  • Jackson County Times-Journal, OH - Positive reports received regarding Uranium Enrichment Plant clean-up - Felicia Tackett
  • Times of India - French nuclear plant outages and restarts - Eileen Soreng, Reuters
  • TASS - Baltic Shipyard to float out first serial-produced nuclear-powered icebreaker
  • Middletown Press and Journal, PA - Residents pick up potassium iodide tablets as precaution for Three Mile Island nuclear accident - David Barr
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - NNSA Removes All HEU From Ghana
  • Las Vegas Sun - OpEd: How long can we fail to act on climate? - Gard Jameson, professor of philosophy at UNLV
  • Santa Maria Times - Crowd packs town hall meeting on proposed Diablo closure--Carbajal hoping to educate community about process - April Charlton
  • Lower Hudson Journal - Indian Point to test emergency warning system - Thomas C. Zambito
  • World Nuclear News - High-enriched uranium returned from Ghana
  • World Nuclear News - Construction of waste repository for Bulgaria
  • World Nuclear News - High-enriched uranium returned from Ghana
  • NHK World - Atomic bomb survivor Sumiteru Taniguchi dies
  • Asahi Shimbun - Brazil looks to China to finish Angra 3 nuclear power plant - REUTERS
  • Asahi Shimbun - Survivor of Nagasaki bomb who campaigned to ban nukes dies - The Associated Press
  • Japan Times - Nagasaki A-bomb survivor and victims' advocate Taniguchi dies at 88 - Japan News
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Reconstruction Agency to cut FY18 budget - Japan News
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Obituary / Sumiteru Taniguchi /Cochairman of Nihon Hidankyo
  • Jiji Press - Sumiteru Taniguchi, Symbol of Nagasaki A-Bombing, Dies
  • Press TV - Bolton's JCPOA exit plan to lead to fiasco for US: Iran FM
  • Press TV - IAEA will not give in to US demands over inspection of Iran's military sites: Rouhani
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Guidance: Preparation of Petitions for Rulemaking and Preparation and Submission of Proposals for Regulatory Guidance Documents; Withdrawal FR Document: 2017-18429 Citation: 82 FR 41297 PDF Page 41297 (1 page)
  • UNM Newsroom - Nuclear Engineering receives $2 million in grants from Department of Energy, Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Kim Delker
  • Mainichi Daily News - NRA chair ties nuke plant restart to TEPCO taking lead on Fukushima decommissioning
  • Manilla Bulletin - DOE gets go-signal on P50-M budget for nuclear study - Myrna M. Velasco

    Tuesday, August 29, 2017

  • Business Wire - Settlement Announced in Suit Challenging Nuclear Fuel Storage at San Onofre - Southern California Edison
  • Fox 5 San Diego - Agreement will move nuclear waste out of San Onofre - Abbey Gibb and City News Service
  • Orange County Register - New deal could push nuke fuel out of San Onofre - Teri Sforza
  • NBC Sandiego - San Onofre Nuclear Waste to Be Moved to an Off-Site Storage Facility
  • San Clemente Times - Breaking: Citizen's Oversight Projects, Coastal Commission Reach Settlement Agreement in SONGS Lawsuit - Eric Heinz
  • San Diego Reader - Agreement to move nuclear waste from San Onofre--But potential for "mobile Chernobyl" may forestall Edison from acting - Don Bauder
  • WorkCompCentral - Penser North America Selected to Administer State Employee Claims
  • Bloomberg - Weighing Military Drills and Nuclear Threats in Korea
  • Reuters - U.N. nuclear watchdog opens uranium bank in Kazakhstan - Raushan Nurshayeva
  • Reuters - Iran rejects U.S. demand for U.N. inspector visit to military sites - Parisa Hafezi
  • Reuters - France's Macron says no alternative to Iran nuclear deal - John Irish
  • Moscow Times - OpEd: How Kazakhstan Could Help Prevent Nuclear War - Igor Ivanov
  • Washington Post - Bulgaria launches construction of nuclear waste repository - Associated Press
  • Sofia News Agency - Construction of National Storage Facility for Radioactive Waste Will Begin Today
  • Financial Times - Donald Trump's nuclear obsession with Iran is misplaced - Roula Khalaf
  • Greenpeace International - Can the world come to its senses on nuclear weapons? - Blogpost by Bunny McDiarmid
  • The State - Carter's departure doesn't fix the problems at Santee Cooper. These 2 changes could. - Cindi Ross Scoppe
  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - Court rejects bid to revive nuclear plant exposure cases - Max Mitchell
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Secrecy surrounds sentencing of Chinese government operative in nuclear tech spy case - Jamie Satterfield
  • Los Alamos Monitor - US Nuclear Weapons Center unveils new nuke weapons contacts - Associated Press
  • Charleston Post Courier - Risk, public utilities and the nuclear failure - Holley Hewitt Ulbrich
  • The Asia-Pacific Diplomat - North Korea: The End of the Nuclear Taboo? - Franz-Stefan Gady
  • Atlanta Journal Constitution - National security, healthcare added to Ga. nuke debate - Matt Kempner
  • Jakarta Post - Expert says public perception foils nuclear plant development
  • Radio New Zealand - Tahiti told nuke compo work to restart in September
  • Rockford Register Star, IL - Hundreds visit Exelon's nuclear plant in Byron - Susan Vela
  • Arizona Republic - APS says it won't take California utility's nuclear waste - Ryan Randazzo
  • Federal News Radio - Ed McGinnis: Nuclear energy gets a fresh look from administration - Tom Temin
  • Mainichi Daily News - 2 utilities keen to restart 3 nuclear reactors in early 2018
  • KDUZ/KARP Radio, MN - Mock Drill at Monticello Nuclear Plant
  • Greenville News - Duke Energy scraps planned Lee Nuclear Station in Gaffney - Nathaniel Cary
  • Utility Dive - If nuclear is not in the future US energy mix, what will replace it? - Herman K. Trabish
  • Xinhua News - Putin, Hungarian PM discuss new nuclear power plant
  • Xinhua News - Bulgaria starts national radioactive waste repository construction
  • SeeNews Southeast Europe - Bulgaria starts construction of radioactive waste disposal facility - See more at: SeeNews Southeast Europe
  • Greater Wilmington Business Journal - New Agreement Forms Between GE Hitachi, ARC Nuclear - Christina Haley O'Neal
  • PennEnergy - GE Hitachi Nuclear Energy and ARC Nuclear continue to collaborate
  • Eureka Street Australia - Community torn over Kimba nuclear plan - Michele Madigan
  • Southeast Energy News - Canceled projects may mean nuclear energy decline as renewables rise - Brye Steeves
  • KCBX San Luis Obispo, CA - Carbajal hosts Diablo Canyon decommissioning town hall - Greta Mart
  • Tri-City Herald - Hanford Advisory Board meeting canceled after members not approved - Annette Cary
  • All Things Nuclear - North Korea's Missile Test over Japan - David Wright, co-director and senior scientist
  • World Nuclear News - Duke seeks to cancel plans for Lee AP1000s
  • World Nuclear News - Fuel bank site inaugurated
  • World Nuclear News - Texan nuclear plant runs through Hurricane Harvey
  • IAEA - Remarks at Ceremony Marking the Inauguration of the IAEA LEU Bank Storage Facility - IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano
  • IAEA - Supporting Nuclear Non-Proliferation: Ghana Converts Research Reactor from HEU to LEU Fuel - Sandor Tozser, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • IAEA - IAEA LEU Bank Reaches Milestone with Storage Facility Inauguration in Kazakhstan
  • Trend News Agency - Iran denies access for inspectors to its military facilities
  • Trend News Agency - Declaring Iran non-compliant with no evidence would be difficult - expert - Kamila Aliyeva
  • Fin24 CapeTown - What will it take to get Eskom to sign renewable energy deals? - Roger Lilley
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Oak Ridge Reservation FR Document: 2017-18282 Citation: 82 FR 41008 PDF Pages 41008-41009 (2 pages)
  • Energy Department - Notice Update on Reimbursement for Costs of Remedial Action at Uranium and Thorium Processing Sites FR Document: 2017-18270 Citation: 82 FR 41010 PDF Pages 41010-41011 (2 pages)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Facility Operating and Combined Licenses: Applications and Amendments involving No Significant Hazards Considerations FR Document: 2017-17936 Citation: 82 FR 41064 PDF Pages 41064-41074 (11 pages)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Amendments: Southern Nuclear Co., Inc.; Joseph M. Farley Nuclear Plant, Units 1 and 2 FR Document: 2017-18224 Citation: 82 FR 41059 PDF Pages 41059-41064 (6 pages)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on Planning and Procedures FR Document: 2017-18278 Citation: 82 FR 41059 PDF Page 41059 (1 page)
  • Hong Kong Standard - Radiation leaks well covered
  • BBC - North Korea fires missile over Japan in 'unprecedented threat'
  • Al Jazeera - North Korea fires missile over Japan
  • Bloomberg - North Korea Fires Missile Over Japan, Renewing Tensions in Asia - By Andy Sharp and David Tweed

    Monday, August 28, 2017

  • UPI - General Dynamics receives $310.6M contract for M1A2 SEP 3 upgrades - Stephen Carlson
  • Oak Ridge Today - DOE disposing of uranium-233 waste stored at ORNL - John Huotari
  • CPHA - SRNA News Roundup /III/ - August 27, 2017 --SARAJEVO
  • Global Research - Video: CIA Agent Whistleblower Risks All to Expose the "Shadow Government" - Kevin Shipp and Dane Wigington
  • Bloomberg - Abe-Backed Candidate Wins Ibaraki Prefecture Election in Nuclear Boost - Stephen Stapczynski
  • Bloomberg - China Is Creating the World's Largest Power Company - Aibing Guo, Jing Yang, Francois De Beaupuy, and Chiara Albanese
  • Reuters - Putin: work at Hungary's Paks nuclear plant could begin in early 2018 - Denis Pinchuk
  • Reuters - China says nuclear safety law ready to be passed - Ben Blanchard
  • Reuters - Western Digital group finalizing $17 billion deal for Toshiba chip unit: source - Makiko Yamazaki
  • Newsweek - North Korea May Be Getting Ready for Its Sixth Nuclear Test, According to South Korean Spies - Julia Glum
  • NBC News - Have Physicists Found the Key to Safer Nuclear Power? - Dom Galeon
  • Atlanta Journal-Constitution - Kempner: Georgia nuke backers scramble for reasons to keep going - Matt Kempner
  • Savannah Morning News - Georgia Power weighs next steps as Chatham County residents help pay for Plant Vogtle reactors - Mary Landers
  • CleanTechnica - Nuclear Power Facilities "Bleeding Cash" – Renewables To Surpass Nuclear Capacity This Year - Steve Hanley
  • Syracuse Post Standard - NY's nuke bailout billions better spent on energy efficiency (Commentary) - Jean Kessner, councilor-at-large on the Syracuse Common Council
  • The Asia-Pacific Diplomat - A Plea for Sense on International Day Against Nuclear Tests - Bunny McDiarmid
  • Business Standard India - IAEA conducts first nuclear security assessment of China - Press Trust of India
  • Xinhua News - IAEA conducts first nuclear security assessment on China
  • IAEA - IAEA Director General Statement on the Future of Nuclear Power and the Role of the IAEA - Astana Kazakhstan
  • Astana Times - Kazakhstan seeks to further promote global nuclear security, set to launch LEU Bank to boost nuclear power industry - Zhanna Shayakhmetova
  • Sofia News Agency - The Construction of the National Radioactive Waste Repository Begins
  • Indian Express - Physics lab to be inaugurated inside Jadugoda uranium mine
  • Power Technology - Macron's France: where now for nuclear power?
  • The State - A to-do (and don't do) list on abandoned nuclear plants for SC legislators - Lynn S. Teague
  • Focus Taiwan - Restarting nuclear power generator is last resort: Cabinet - Ku Chuan and Elizabeth Hsu
  • TASS - Russia provides financing for construction of Paks nuclear power plant – Putin
  • Xinhua News - China Focus: Draft law highlights int'l cooperation against nuclear terrorism
  • Philippine Canadian Inquirer - Is the Philippines ready for nuclear energy? - By Albert-Anthony Abando, Philippine News Agency
  • Yonhap News - State commission visits nuclear reactor site
  • Yonhap News - (News Focus) U.S. still muddy on Pyongyang - Lee Haye-ah
  • Energy Voice - US nuclear watchdog keeping eye on South Texas plant - Alan Shields
  • Radio New Zealand - Anti-nuclear group endorses case against France
  • WBTV Charlotte, NC - Duke wants customers in Charlotte, elsewhere to pay $636M for abandoned project
  • Business Day South Africa - Letter: SA nuclear's golden lining - Lawrence Hyslop (Retired GM, Pelindaba) Elgin
  • St. Louis Post-Dispatch - Editorial: Energy Department surprises Rick Perry with a reassuring study of power grid. Oops
  • Chosun Ilbo - N.Korea Continues Nuclear Program
  • Independent Barents Observer - Russian navy gets go-ahead for design of new nuclear powered destroyers - Thomas Nilsen
  • Chillicothe Gazette - Strong opposition voiced to waste disposal cell - Chris Balusik
  • Consortium News - The Mindless Harm of Economic Sanctions - Paul R. Pillar
  • Southeast Energy News - Nuclear sector faces another blow as Duke Energy pulls plug on North Carolina plant - Brye Steeves
  • New York Review of Books - Book Review: Fukushima From Within [Kazuto Tatsuta's 'Ichi-F: A Worker's Graphic Memoir of the Fukushima Nuclear Power Plant'] - Ryan Holmberg
  • China Daily - The coming clean energy revolution - Zheng Yiran
  • Gaffney Ledger, SC - Duke Energy (again) axes nuke plant project - Tim Gulla
  • NWTRB - August 25, 2017, letter from the Board to Mr. Edward McGinnis with comments from the Board's review of the June 21, 2017, combined Post Irradiation Examination test plan "EPRI/DOE High Burnup Fuel Sister Pin Test Plan Simplification and Visualization" (SAND2017-7597, July 2017).
  • IAEA - IAEA Legal Experts Share Knowledge at the International School of Nuclear Law - Douglas Pivnichny, IAEA Office of Legal Affairs
  • Trend News Agency - Iran, US violate nuclear deal's spirit but keep letter- Atlantic Council (exclusive, video) - Farhad Daneshvar
  • NHK World - Cyberattack drill held at Ikata nuclear plant
  • Asahi Shimbun - Elimination of Fukushima evacuees from list slammed - Shigeo Hirai
  • Japan Times - Ibaraki Gov. Hashimoto denied seventh term after losing to ruling coalition-backed rookie
  • Bellona - How to get rid of the coal dust choking Murmansk? Call Putin! - Charles Digges
  • BelTA - BelNPP first unit to enter service in December 2019
  • Press TV - Iran accepts no obligation beyond JCPOA: AEOI chief
  • Press TV - US intelligence officials under pressure by Trump administration over Iran
  • Los Alamos Monitor - NNSA, LANL face questions over safety record, plutonium program - Tris DeRoma
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Report: Pyongyang continuing N-activities - Kyoichi Sasazawa
  • Pakistan Today - 'World ignoring India's nuclear expansion at its own peril' - help@superseeds.com.
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Licensing Requirements for Land Disposal of Radioactive Waste FR Document: 2017-18141 Citation: 82 FR 40808 PDF Pages 40808-40809
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Registration Certificate—In Vitro Testing with Byproduct Material under General License FR Document: 2017-18147 Citation: 82 FR 40809 PDF Pages 40809-40810
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2017-18273 Citation: 82 FR 40808 PDF Page 40808

    Sunday, August 27, 2017

  • Boston Globe - For the record
  • Aiken Standard - Editorial: Feds should proceed with Yucca Mountain
  • Truthout - We Can't Stop Our Exposure to Toxic Chemicals Until We Rein In the Corporations Releasing Them - Lauren Orlando, Rural America In These Times
  • The Guardian - A Machine They're Secretly Building review – spies, lies and videotape - Lyn Gardner
  • Tri-City Herald - Inside a once-secret nuclear reactor, music of war, horror and hope - Sara Schilling
  • AP News - Duke Energy scraps SC nuke plant, seeks higher power rates - Emery P. Dalesio
  • San Jose Mercury News - The nuclear option: Bay Area's rich history of bunkers, shelters and other Cold War relics
  • New York Times - South Carolina Utility Chief Departs After Nuclear Project Fails
  • WCIV ABC News 4, Charleston, SC - Lawsuit claims Santee Cooper illegally raised its rates to fund failed nuclear reactors - MEG KINNARD, Associated Press
  • Hilton Head Island Packet - Santee Cooper illegally hiked rates in SC to fund failed nuclear reactors, lawsuit claims - Meg Kinnard, Associated Press
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Early signs of 'incompetence at every level' went unheeded as South Carolina rushed toward 'sexy' nuclear future - Andrew Brown
  • WMBF Myrtle Beach, FL - South Carolina power customers file lawsuit against Santee Cooper - Carli Drayton
  • National Interest - Great Britain's Nuclear Weapons Could Easily Destroy Entire Countries - Kyle Mizokami
  • San Jose Mercury News - The little-known East Bay nuclear war experiment on Alameda County prisoners - Matthias Gafni
  • UK Independent - Brexit risks nuclear fusion breakthrough promising cheap power revolution, claims leading scientist - Joe Watts
  • High Country News - Uranium pervades homes on and near Navajo Nation - Autumne Spanne/Reveal
  • Times and Democrat - DPU insulated from nuclear plant costs - Gene Zaleski
  • Korea Herald - Korea starts reviewing nuclear submarine building plan
  • Sputnik News - South Korea Starts Review of Plan for Building Nuclear-Powered Submarine
  • Billings Gazette - Montana moves to regulate radioactive oilfield waste sites - Matt Hudson
  • New York Post - Transit advocates fume over 'Cuomo Tax' to fund nuke plants - Ben Kochman
  • Citrus County Chronicle - At nuke plant, big steps in long decommissioning process - Buster Thompson
  • Omaha World-Herald - Warren Watch: Funds from Buffett help open nuclear fuel bank - Steve Jordon
  • Albuquerque Journal - $2.5B in contracts at Kirtland awarded to modernize nukes - Maddy Hayden
  • EnergyInfraPost India - American Women Step Up As Nuclear Energy Advocates - New Delhi Times
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Frozen soil wall completion a vital step toward confining contaminated water
  • Nikkei Asian Review - 'Muscle robots' being developed to remove debris from Fukushima reactors - Tomohiro Ichihara
  • Japan Times - Editorial: National energy plan needs a major review
  • Lompoc Record, CA - Carbajal(Rep. Salud Carbajal, D-Santa Barbara) seeking stronger relationship between Diablo power plant, community--Senator hosting town hall meeting in SLO - April Charlton
  • Egypt Independent - Sisi meets Rosatom chief over Dabaa nuclear power station - Al-Masry Al-Youm
  • Pakistan Observer - Nuclear deterrence in South Asia - Maimuna Ashraf
  • Herald Palladium - Safety top priority during operation, decommissioning - Alexandra Newman
  • Portsmouth Herald News - Nuclear standoff troubles local Korean War vets - Max Sullivan
  • Twin Falls Times-News - Letter: Why I'm running for Congress - Dr. Peter Rickards, Twin Falls
  • Iranian Financial Tribune - US Expert: Trump Won't Reconfirm Iran JCPOA Compliance
  • Tehran Times - U.S. access to Iran's military, nuclear sites inconceivable: parliamentarians
  • Xinhua News - Iran warns against U.S. "intervention" in IAEA affairs
  • Tasnim News Agency - Iran Rules Out Shift in Process of Cooperation with IAEA
  • Tasnim News Agency - Iran-G5+1 Ministerial Meeting in New York Possible: Nuclear Chief
  • Mainichi Daily News - Ruling bloc-backed candidate set to win in Ibaraki governor race
  • Al-Ahram Daily - Sisi reviews contract on Dabaa nuclear power plant with head of Rosatom
  • Savannah Morning News - As Chatham residents help pay for Vogtle reactors, Georgia Power weighs next steps - Mary Landers
  • Fresno Bee - It will take more than promises to polish California utility watchdog's tarnished image - Dan Walters
  • Korea Herald - Increased activity, new construction seen at NK's Yongbyon nuclear research site: IAEA - Yonhap
  • Arutz Sheva - Labor court to discuss Dimona reactor workers demands
  • USGS - M 5.0 - 4km NW of Kitaibaraki, Japan
  • Trend News Agency - Iran to run photonic entanglement test in months: Nuclear official
  • JAIF - NRA Approves Full Water-Shielding Wall at Fukushima Daiichi NPPs
  • JAIF - Deliberations Begin on Revisions to the Strategic Energy Plan
  • Asahi Shimbun - Palestinian artist puts on a haunting show in Hiroshima - Sachi Matsumoto
  • Asahi Shimbun - Toshiba agrees to sell chip unit to Western Digital group
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Frozen soil wall completion a vital step toward confining contaminated water
  • Jiji Press - Japan to Revise Handling of Administrative Documents
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea starts reviewing nuclear submarine building plan
  • Press TV - Iran will not cross its red lines in cooperating with IAEA: Spokesman
  • Press TV - JCPOA allows no inspection of Iran's military sites: Leader's aide
  • Press TV - Iran to conduct photon entanglement test soon: Salehi
  • Press TV - Iran not afraid of foreign threats, conspiracies: Rouhani
  • antiwar.com - 'We Burned Down Every Town in North Korea' - John LaForge
  • POGO - Whistleblower Lawsuit Charges Illegal Retaliation, Dangerous Practices at CIA's Elite Directorate of Operations - Adam Zagorin
  • POGO - Increased Troops in Afghanistan Only Risks More Lives and Increased Costs to Taxpayers without Clearer Strategy to End the War
  • POGO - POGO Joins Letter Questioning Warrant for Info About Anti-Trump Site - Andrea Peterson
  • POGO - Nuclear Modernization Under Obama and Trump Costly, Mismanaged, Unnecessary - Lydia Dennett
  • Idaho Mountain Express - Editorial: Dismantling the DOE is not in the national interest; &COMMENT - Sander Boss
  • Pahrump Valley Times - Permit issued for mixed low-level waste cell at Nevada National Security Site - Daria Sokolova
  • Herald Palladium - So you want to decommission a nuclear power plant? - Alexandra Newman
  • New York Times - Trump Forges Ahead on Costly Nuclear Overhaul, Sweeping Aside Doubts - David E. Sanger and William J. Broad
  • Oak Ridge Today - DOE program disposing of uranium-233 waste stored at ORNL - John Huotari
  • Gulf Business News - Saudi signs cooperation deals with China on nuclear energy - Reuters
  • The State - A to-do (and don't do) list on abandoned nuclear plants for SC legislators - Lynn S. Teague
  • Iranian Financial Tribune - P5+1 Ministers Likely to Meet on UNGA Sidelines
  • New York Times - If Report Says Iran Is Abiding by Nuclear Deal, Will Trump Heed It? - Gardiner Harris
  • Tehran Times - Moniz: Abrogating nuclear deal will be a 'very bad decision"
  • Joongang Daily - The more things change… - Michael Green, senior vice president for Asia and Japan chair at the Center for Strategic and International Studies and associate professor at Georgetown University in Washington, D.C.
  • Energy Voice - Leaving Euratom 'could have damaging effect on UK energy sector'

    Saturday, August 26, 2017

  • Nevada Independent - Nevada raises concerns over Nuclear Regulatory Commission's information-gathering plans for Yucca Mountain - Megan Messerly
  • National Geographic - Earthquakes Can Happen in More Places Than You Think--We still don't know where all the faults lie - Simon Worrall
  • West Hawaii Today - Pohakuloa seeks citizens for advisory board - Nancy Cook Lauer
  • Union of Concerned Scientists blog - Comments Needed Now! The Trump Administration Might Revoke Vital Beryllium Protections - Kathleen Rest, executive director
  • LA Monitor - Coalition OK with NNSA's response to RFP questions - Tris DeRoma
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - Since WIPP's beginning: Susan Scott retires after 25 years - DeJanay Booth
  • AP News - North Korea fires short-range missiles in latest test - Kim Tong-hyung
  • Bloomberg - Duke Asks to Cancel Planned South Carolina Nuclear Reactors - Jim Polson
  • Bloomberg - North Korea Launches Three Short-Range Ballistic Missiles - Kanga Kong
  • Reuters - Nuclear inspectors should have access to Iran military bases: Haley - Rodrigo Campos and Riham Alkoussa and Jonathan Landay
  • Politico - How North Korea Shocked the Nuclear Experts - Nicholas L. Miller and Vipin Narang
  • Wall Street Journal - Nuclear Missile Overhaul Falls to Small Pool of Contractors - Doug Cameron
  • National Interest - France's Nuclear Arsenal Could Kill Millions of People in Minutes - Kyle Mizokami
  • Huffington Post - IAEA Bank of Low-Enriched Uranium Launches: International Cooperation Works - Joan Rohlfing
  • Bloomberg - Banking Against the New Age of Nuclear Terror - Tobin Harshaw
  • Greentech Media - Duke Cancels the Lee Nuclear Project, Files for 13.6% Rate Increase - Julia Pyper
  • Tampa Bay Times - Trigaux: Abandoning another nuclear project, Duke Energy mimics its failed Levy plant - Robert Trigaux
  • Winston-Salem Journal, NC - Duke Energy requests 16.7 percent rate hike on residential customers - Richard Craver
  • ABC News - Duke Energy scraps SC nuke plant, seeks higher power rates - Emery P. Dalesio
  • FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay - Duke Energy, TECO ask to raise rates - Dan Matics
  • WFAE Charlotte NPR - To Recoup Expenses, Duke Requests Higher Energy Rates - David Boraks
  • Time Warner Cable Spectrum News - Duke Energy requests to raise rates, cancel nuclear project - Tim Spears
  • WCNC NBC Charlotte - Duke Energy proposes a 13.6 percent rate hike on customers - Rad Berky
  • Charlotte Business Journal - Duke Energy Carolinas proposes a 13.6% rate hike for North Carolina - John Downey
  • Tampa Bay Times - Trigaux: Abandoning another nuclear project, Duke Energy mimics its failed Levy plant - Robert Trigaux
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Duke Energy bows out of the running for V.C. Summer project as it nixes a separate nuclear plant in S.C. - Thad Moore
  • Wall Street Journal - Duke Pulls Plug on Nuclear Plant; Cancellation Is Latest Blow to Sector--Lee nuclear project had planned to use Westinghouse reactors - Russell Gold
  • Atlanta Journal Constitution - Another new nuke project bites the dust - Russell Grantham
  • X News Press - Duke wants customers to pay $636M for abandoned SC project X News Press X News Press
  • Aiken Standard - Nuclear worker documentary returns to theaters in CSRA
  • The Safe Side of the Fence - Documentary: The Safe Side of the Fence
  • The State - Santee Cooper illegally hiked rates to fund failed nuclear reac