• Portsmouth Daily Times - Centrifuge project awaits funding approval - Frank Lewis
  • Bloomberg - U.K. Probes Russian Role in Spy Killed by Radioactive Tea - Jeremy Hodges and Jessica Morris
  • Bloomberg - EDF May Help Areva Complete Finnish Atomic Reactor, Proglio Says - Tara Patel
  • Reuters - Russia's top general says Moscow committed to nuclear treaty - Thomas Grove
  • Reuters - Russia says U.S. accusations over nuclear treaty 'unfounded' - Vladimir Soldatkin
  • Bloomberg - EDF First-Half Profit Rises Amid Higher Atomic Output - Tara Patel
  • The Economist - Flicking the switch - Restarting Nuclear Plants Is Unpopular But Crucial For Shinzo Abe
  • Deutsche Welle - China's nuclear boom leaves Germany isolated - Frank Sieren
  • Center for Public Integrity - Nuclear weapons lab employee fired after publishing scathing critique of the arms race - Douglas Birch
  • Chicago Tribune - Exelon seeking compensation for nuclear plants - Julie Wernau
  • Itar-Tass - Bill reviving Ukraine's nuclear power ambitions goes to parliament
  • The State - Court rules against Barnwell nuclear waste dump - Sammy Fretwell
  • ABC News - Panel Wants TEPCO Execs Charged Over Nuke Crisis - Mari Yamaguchi
  • Asahi Shimbun - Radioactive dust released during Fukushima cleanup reaches as far as Miyagi Prefecture - Miki Aoki
  • Asahi Shimbun - Inquest panel calls for indictments against former TEPCO executives
  • Japan Times - Indict Tepco execs over disaster: judicial panel
  • Wall Street Journal - Panel Says Ex-Tepco Execs Should Face Charges - Alexander Martin
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Prosecution inquest panel seeks indictment of ex-TEPCO execs
  • Pike County Daily - Court denies preliminary injunction to halt uranium barter - Matt Lucas
  • Taipei Times - MOEA unveils three-year nuclear power plant plan
  • Lansdale Reporter - NRC mum about security problem at Limerick nuclear plant - Evan Brandt
  • Reuters - Japan utilities to see narrower losses, eye nuclear restarts - Osamu Tsukimori and James Topham
  • Durham Region - Powerful plan to promote nuclear in Clarington
  • Deccan Chronicle - Anti-nuke group protests against reactors 3, 4
  • Derby Telegraph - Radiation leak to Rolls-Royce workers was "negligent not reckless"
  • Derby Telegraph - Three years of health worries for Derby Rolls-Royce workers after radiation leak
  • World Nuclear News - Spanish regulator sets conditions for Garoña restart
  • World Nuclear News - Core catcher on its way to Belarus 2
  • KSDK St. Louis - Radiation test at Pattonville High School - Grand Bissell
  • Moab Times-Independent - UMTRA cleanup reaches 7-million-ton milestone - Rudy Herndon
  • Mainichi Daily News - Gov't raises max allowable ambient radiation level in nuclear disaster cleanup zones
  • Japan Times - Hokkaido Electric applies for additional 17% rate hike
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Unused reconstruction budget exceeds ¥2 trillion
  • Aiken Standard - SRNS failed to meet objectives in mock drill - Derrek Asberry
  • Arka News Agency - Government approves plan of actions to secure normal operation of energy system - See more at: http://arka.am/en/news/economy/government_approves_plan_of_actions_to_secure_normal_operation_of_energy_system/#sthash.BmiVGfTU.dpuf
  • Japan Times - Experts question Fukushima thyroid screening - Mizuho Aoki
  • San Francisco Examiner - Elevated radiation level discovered in Treasure Island home, Navy says - Chris Roberts
  • Yonhap News - Davies: U.S. to continue to tighten screws on N. Korea - Chang Jae-Soon
  • Mainichi Daily News - Ex-TEPCO execs merit indictment over nuclear crisis: prosecution panel
  • Observer News - World War II signalman tells his story - Lia Martin
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Report: Los Alamos scientist canned after published article 'retroactively' classified - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Annual report details physical concerns at 9212 and other old facilities at Y-12; funding for long-term rehab could be a problem - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Activist group ups pressure for new impact study at Y-12 - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Keith to head DOE's financial evaluation division - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - BGS wins $3.96M contract for DOE support services - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - ORNL reactor's restart delayed until August; 'minor issues' with computer codes cited - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Tom Humphrey, Nashville bureau chief, retiring - Frank Munger
  • Los Angeles Times - PG&E, our indifferent regulators, and the 8 dead of San Bruno - Michael Hiltzik
  • NRC - NRC Imposes Civil Penalty Against Rhode Island Firm
  • NRC blog - Like a Good Boy Scout, We're Always Prepared - Diane Screnci
  • GreenWorld - Yep, wind is better than nukes/CCS for climate
  • Press TV - Iran denies deal on limiting enrichment
  • Trend News Agency - Iran's top nuclear negotiator denies any deal on Arak, Fordu nuclear sites
  • Xinhua News - Reconstruction in Japan's disaster-affected areas delayed
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Rules: List of Approved Spent Fuel Storage Casks: Transnuclear, Inc. NUHOMS HD Cask System, Certificate of Compliance No. 1030, Amendment No. 2, Pages 44264 - 44267 [FR DOC #: 2014-18083]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Proposed Rules: List of Approved Spent Fuel Storage Casks: Transnuclear, Inc. NUHOMS HD Cask System, Certificate of Compliance No. 1030, Amendment No. 2, Pages 44318 - 44320 [FR DOC #: 2014-18082]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Environmental Assessments; Availability, etc.: Florida Power and Light Co.; Turkey Point Nuclear Generating Unit Nos. 3 and 4, Pages 44464 - 44470 [FR DOC #: 2014-18159]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Evidentiary Hearings: Strata Energy, Inc., Ross In Situ Recovery Uranium Project, Pages 44471 - 44472 [FR DOC #: 2014-18051]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: License Exemptions: Uranium One USA, Inc., Pages 44472 - 44474 [FR DOC #: 2014-18050]
  • NHK World - Panel: Ex-TEPCO officials should be indicted
  • NHK World - Ice put into utility tunnels at Fukushima plant
  • ENENews - TV: Nuclear waste "flowing out to sea" from underground tunnels at Fukushima – 950 Billion Bq/m³ of cesium in Unit 2 shaft next to ocean – 11,000 tons estimated in tunnels – 'Stream' of moving water – Gov't regulators 'urgently assessing' problems, 'sense of crisis' needed (VIDEO)
  • Kyodo News - Ex-TEPCO execs merit indictment over nuclear crisis: prosecution panel
  • Asahi Shimbun - INTERVIEW: Anthropologist says Tohoku region must gain independence from Tokyo - Yuzuru Tsuboi
  • Asahi Shimbun - Radioactive dust released during Fukushima cleanup reaches as far as Miyagi Prefecture - Miki Aoki
  • Asahi Shimbun - Inquest panel calls for indictments against former TEPCO executives
  • Japan Times - Experts question Fukushima thyroid screening
  • Japan Times - Town picked as candidate for radiation-tainted waste dump, drawing protest
  • Japan Times - Global nuclear power contribution falls to lowest level since 1980s
  • Japan Times - Government offers ¥230 billion over 30 years if Fukushima temporarily stores radioactive soil: NHK
  • Mainichi Daily News - 3 ex-TEPCO execs recommended for indictment by citizens' committee
  • Mainichi Daily News - Shioya residents angry over proposed radioactive waste disposal site
  • Jiji Press - Citizens Panel Seeks Indictment of 3 Ex-TEPCO Execs
  • Scottish Energy News - UK nuclear waste committee visits Dounreay
  • New Baltimore Voice - Pavlov hosts town hall to oppose Canadian nuclear waste dump on Lake Huron - Jim Bloch

    Wednesday, July 30, 2014

  • KNPR Nevada Public Radio - The Yucca Mountain Hangover - Andrew Kiraly
  • North Augusta Star - Advisory board renews position against spent fuel at SRS - Derrek Asberry
  • KIFI Idaho Falls - Radiation and Worker Health Program officials meet in Idaho Falls - Cristina Davies
  • UPI - Oak Ridge National Laboratory in Tennessee cancels 'Southern Accent Reduction' class - Evan Bleier
  • Bloomberg - France Spurs Efficiency, Renewables With 10 Billion Euro Law - Tara Patel
  • Politico - Is Obama Changing His Mind About Nuclear Weapons? - Douglas Birch
  • New York Times - Lawmakers Voice Skepticism on Iran Nuclear Deal - David E. Sanger
  • Chillicothe Gazette - Judge: Piketon plant can continue selling uranium for now - David Berman
  • Wall Street Daily - Japan Kick Starts its Nuclear Program - Tim Maverick
  • the Diplomat - Persistent Nuclear Waste From Fukushima Inhibits Restarts - Clint Richards
  • Japan Times - Fukushima casts a shadow over A-bombing anniversaries - Jason Bartashius
  • Business Standard - 1840 MW nuke power generated after Indo-US nuclear deal
  • Phys.org - Dismantling Germany's nuclear industry, piece by piece - Mathilde Richter
  • Herald Scotland - Plans for radioactive fuel by sea are criticised - David Ross
  • Bloomberg BusinessWeek - New York Power Falls as Use Drops Amid Nuclear Reactor Restart - Harry R. Weber
  • Bryan-College Station Eagle - Federal agency not planning on penalizing Texas A&M for nuclear reactor mistake
  • Taipei Times - No firm details given yet of nuclear plant's sealing - Sean Lin
  • World Nuclear News - US nuclear firms urge Ex-Im Bank renewal
  • Sofia Globe - Westinghouse still optimistic on nuclear deal with Bulgaria despite delay
  • Sofia News Agency - Westinghouse, Gov't to Sign Final Deal on Unit 7 Next Year - CEO - See more at: Sofia News Agency
  • Newburyport Daily News - Nuclear power plants are unsafe - Stephen B. Comley Sr.
  • Anderson Independent Mail - NRC to meet on Oconee Nuclear Station safety
  • in-cumbria - Future of Barrow nuclear waste terminal under scrutiny
  • Japan Times - Government offers ¥230 billion over 30 years if Fukushima temporarily stores radioactive soil: NHK
  • Focus Taiwan - Fourth nuclear power plant passes safety checks - Huang Chiao-Wen, Milly Lin and Jeffrey Wu
  • Japan Times - Nuclear watchdog may raise radiation exposure limit for emergencies
  • Deccan Chronicle - Nuclear talks to feature during Kerry's visit to India
  • Penn Energy - SMR technology developer NuScale hosts Oregon Governor
  • Oak Ridge Today - Letter from Prison: Y-12 protesters' statement on second anniversary of break-in - Greg Boertje-Obed, Michael Walli, and Megan Rice
  • Southern California Public Radio - New kelp tests will show if Fukushima radiation has reached West Coast
  • World Nuclear News - Licence amendment for Darlington
  • Barre Montpelier Times Argus - Yankee's last day reported as Dec. 29
  • The Lane Report - DOE awards Fluor 3-year contract for Paducah deactivation and shutdown
  • Yonhap News - UNSC to call meeting on N. Korea's missile launches: sources - sooyeon@yna.co.kr
  • Sofia News Agency - Lab Tests Show Radioactivity in Water Pipe in SW Bulgaria - See more at: Sofia News Agency
  • Japan Times - Town picked as candidate for radiation-tainted waste dump, drawing protest
  • Manila Standard Today - Commissioning BNPP will require political will - Rudy Romero
  • Mainichi Daily News - Tochigi town favored as permanent radioactive waste storage site
  • Korea Herald - U.S. lawmaker: New bill will be as painful to N. Korea as banking sanctions
  • Nyack News and Views - Testing: Indian Point Sirens Wed at 10:30
  • NBC Bay Area - Navy Finds Radiation in Treasure Island Home - Vicky Nguyen, Liz Wagner and Felipe Escamilla
  • Yahoo! News - Kerry arrives in India to reboot ties with Modi - Shaun Tandon
  • North Augusta Star - Moniz: MOX is searching for funding streams - Derrek Asberry
  • Global Research - The World of Whistleblowing: Needles in Haystacks, Intelligence Gathering, Subjects and Citizens - Binoy Kampmark
  • BBC - Last surviving Hiroshima bomb crew member dies
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Dutch Van Kirk, navigator of Enola Gay, dies at 93; visited Y-12 and Oak Ridge in 2000 - Frank Munger
  • KING5 Seattle - Group: No Fukushima radiation at Oregon Coast
  • Greenpeace International - The latest World Nuclear Industry Status Report: more bad news for nuclear power, good news for public safety - Blogpost By Justin Mckeating
  • NRC - Atomic Safety and Licensing Board to Take Public Comment Aug. 18, Hold Hearing Aug. 19 on Dewey-Burdock Uranium Recovery Facility
  • GreenWorld - Nuclear reactors and childhood leukemia: the risk exists.
  • Bellona - Bellona calls for a more comprehensive ETS reform
  • BBC - Rolls-Royce: Derby workers exposed to high radiation levels
  • BBC - Ukraine conflict: US and EU widen sanctions on Russia
  • Trend News Agency - U.S. nuclear negotiator declines setting deadline on Iran deal
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals, Page 44207 [FR DOC #: 2014-17868]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals, Pages 44207 - 44208 [FR DOC #: 2014-17866]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals, Page 44208 [FR DOC #: 2014-17867]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Confirmatory Orders: Entergy Nuclear Operations, Pages 44208 - 44213 [FR DOC #: 2014-17873]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Exemptions: ZionSolutions, LLC, Zion Nuclear Power Station, Units 1 and 2, Pages 44213 - 44214 [FR DOC #: 2014-17969]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: License Amendment Applications: Florida Power and Light Co., Turkey Point Nuclear Generating Units 3 and 4, Pages 44214 - 44217 [FR DOC #: 2014-17946]
  • Kyodo News - Regulators may raise radiation exposure limit for emergency
  • Kyodo News - Town picked as candidate for radiation-tainted waste disposal
  • Asahi Shimbun - Jimmy Choo promotes Fukushima traditional craftwork with original shoes - Natsuki Edogawa
  • Japan Times - Town picked as candidate for radiation-tainted waste dump, drawing protest
  • Japan Times - Global nuclear power contribution falls to lowest level since 1980s
  • Japan Times - Government offers ¥230 billion over 30 years if Fukushima temporarily stores radioactive soil: NHK
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Tochigi town chosen for N-waste disposal
  • DOE:EM - DOE Moab Project Safely Removes 7 Million Tons of Mill Tailings - Wendee Ryan
  • DOE - EERE Network News

    Tuesday, July 29, 2014

  • Statesman Journal - Oregon coast: No Fukushima radiation yet - Tracy Loew
  • Idaho State University - Idaho State University receives Nuclear Regulatory Production license to produce isotopes for cancer research
  • Albuquerque Journal - WIPP: Most violations fixed
  • Reuters - New Mexico nuclear waste dump was cited for workplace violations - Laura Zuckerman
  • Blog for Iowa - Iowa's Nuclear Challenge - Paul Deaton
  • KBTX-TV Channel 3 Bryan, TX - Report: Improper Staffing at A&M Nuclear Reactor Leads to Short Shut Down - Steve Fullhart
  • Oak Ridge Today - Spotlight: Nobel laureate visits ORNL for distinguished lecture series
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Y'all come: ORNL bows to Southern pride - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Imprisoned Y-12 protesters urge others not to be passive in nuke resistance - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Who cares about taxes? Everybody - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - HFIR ready for restart - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Are y'all listening? ORNL cancels 'Southern Accent Reduction' class after employee outcry - Frank Munger
  • Nuclear Engineering - Duke Energy to increase stake in three nuclear plants
  • Aiken Standard - Editorial: String of blame begins at federal level
  • Greenville News - SRS has money for fuel project - Meg Kinnard
  • Reuters - U.S. Energy Secretary defends possible German nuke waste imports - Harriet Mcleod
  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - China showing interest in $20 billion nuclear energy deal with Westinghouse - Anya Litvak
  • WIVB News 4 Buffalo, NY - Neighbors worried about radioactive waste in landfill - Jordan Williams
  • Portsmouth Herald News - Harborside park to close for nuke plant delivery - Kyle Stucker
  • All Things Nuclear - Assault on St. Lucie Nuclear Plant - Dave Lochbaum
  • All Things Nuclear - Evolving Chinese Views on U.S. National Missile Defense - Gregory Kulacki
  • Atomic Insights - NRC Commissioner Candidates Stephen Burns and Jeffery Baran - Rod Adams
  • Beyond Nuclear - ASLB rejects contention on multiple, worsening Shield Building problems at Davis-Besse
  • Bloomberg - Exelon Buys 21 Megawatts of Fuel Cells From Bloom Energy - Christopher Martin
  • Co.Exist - Experts In Charge Of Imaginary $200 Billion VC Climate Fund Say Kill Coal, Spend On Nuclear - Sydney Brownstone
  • Energy Collective - NRC Commissioner Candidates Stephen Burns and Jeffery Baran - Rod Adams
  • RollCall blog - Former USEC Uranium Enrichment Project Marked for $110 Million Under Senate Bill - Randy Leonard
  • RollCall blog - DOE Cybersecurity Is a Mess, According to Senate Panel - Tim Starks
  • U.S. News & World Report - Nuclear Fallout: Industry in Historic 'Decline,' Report Finds - Alan Neuhauser
  • DOE - DOE AMENDS RECORD OF DECISION FOR PLUTONIUM CONSOLIDATION
  • DOE - EM Update | Vol. 6, Issue 7 | July 2014
  • GAO - Combating Nuclear Smuggling: Past Work and Preliminary Observations on Research and Development at the Domestic Nuclear Detection Office GAO-14-783T
  • NRC - NRC Public Meeting in Portland, Ore., August 7 to Discuss Potential Regulatory Changes for Research and Test Reactors
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings; Sunshine Act, Page 44064 [FR DOC #: 2014-17864]
  • Los Angeles Times - OpEd: 'Black sites' ruling a rebuke to Poland, the CIA and torture - Joseph Margulies
  • Southeast Asia: GMA News - Global nuclear power contribution falls to lowest since 1980s - Aaron Sheldrick
  • Reuters - Russia's Rosatom, China may develop floating nuclear power plants - Svetlana Burmistrova
  • Reuters - UPDATE 2-U.S. says Russia violated nuclear treaty, urges immediate talks - Roberta Rampton
  • The Guardian - Moscow may walk out of nuclear treaty after US accusations of breach - Alec Luhn In Moscow and Julian Borger
  • Itar-Tass - USA accuses Russia of violating Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty - Dmitry Kirsanov
  • The Guardian - UK-US sign secret new deal on nuclear weapons - Richard Norton-Taylor
  • Forbes - Japan's Nuclear Roadmap To Economic Destruction - James Conca
  • All Hungary Media - Paks nuclear fuel could be shipped by plane from Russia
  • Arirang News - U.S. shrugs off North Korea's nuclear attack threat
  • Asahi Shimbun - Tahiti memorial commemorating those impacted by French nuclear tests in danger of removal - Taro Nakazaki
  • Ria Novosti - Construction of Brand New US Nuclear Plants Hampered - Andrey Zolotov
  • ABC - Martu people welcome uranium development at Kintyre mine in East Pilbara - Ebonnie Spriggs and Lucie Bell
  • Largs and Millport Weekly - Largs council against nuclear waste move
  • Africa Intelligence - Uranium producers in fight for water
  • Nuclear Engineering - UK supply chain roundup - Hampton Union
  • World Nuclear News - India's Additional Protocol comes into force
  • Bellona - Soaring Russian nuclear submarine construction dwarfed post-Soviet dismantlement spending
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Surface rights set for N-soil storage land
  • Japan Times - Officials shift course on tainted soil storage
  • Japan Times - Operation to halt flow of groundwater into No. 1 reactor buildings falters: Tepco
  • Mainichi Daily News - Steel mill worker reveals blocking view of U.S. aircraft on day of Nagasaki atomic bombing
  • Japan Times - Officials shift course on tainted soil storage
  • Japan Times - Operation to halt flow of groundwater into No. 1 reactor buildings falters: Tepco

    Monday, July 28, 2014

  • Bloomberg BusinessWeek - SC congressmen say SRS has money for fuel project - Meg Kinnard
  • Scientific American - Depleted Uranium Could Turn Carbon Dioxide into Valuable Chemicals - Polly Wilson and Chemistryworld
  • Cape Cod Times - Forum on Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station set for Wednesday
  • Bloomberg - Enel's Slovak Nuclear Project Faces More Delay, Higher Costs - Radoslav Tomek
  • Bloomberg - Energy Week Ahead: Sold-Out Hearings for EPA Climate Plan - Mark Drajem
  • Reuters - Japan, Mexico sign carbon trade deal - Susanna Twidale
  • UPI - North Korea threatens White House missile strike - Ed Adamczyk
  • Korea Times - NK Leader: 'If threatened, we will bomb US directly'
  • Los Angeles Times - Oil drilling in North Dakota raises concerns about radioactive waste - Neela Banerjee
  • NPR - To Stop Cheating, Nuclear Officers Ditch The Grades - Geoff Brumfiel
  • Nuclear Engineering - Beyond-design basis risks key to nuclear accidents, says US post-Fukushima report
  • Asahi Shimbun - ASAHI POLL: 59% oppose planned restart of Kyushu reactors
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Sendai N-plant area residents provided with iodine tablets
  • GlobalPost - Local gov'ts give iodine tablets to residents as reactor restart looms
  • Columbus Dispatch - Pike County worries over nuclear plants' future - Kristen Mitchell
  • IOL - Nuclear scientists get nod - Louise Flanagan.
  • Daily Caller - Here's Three Nuclear Power Plant Cooling Towers Collapsing At Once [VIDEO] - Eric Owens
  • The Ecologist - Belarus - fighting nuclear power in the shadow of Chernobyl - Chris Garrard
  • Hartford Business - Millstone shuts down nuclear reactor
  • Yakima Herald-Republic - Fed program offers free care for former nuclear workers - Molly Rosbach
  • Aberdeen Press and Journal - Dounreay radioactive pollution discovery sparks investigation - Bert Ovenstone
  • World Nuclear News - Reactor restarts would aid Japanese recovery
  • News & Star - Change to nuclear waste store search process welcomed by Allerdale leader - Jenny Barwise
  • Bellona - Soaring Russian nuclear submarine construction dwarfed post-Soviet dismantlement spending
  • Charles Digges - Nuclear energy – the challenges and opportunities for UK business - Martin Mckervey
  • World Nuclear News - US Senate adopts Vietnam agreement
  • Nuclear Engineering - Beyond-design basis risks key to nuclear accidents, says US post-Fukushima report
  • Nuclear Engineering - First criticality for Fuqing 1
  • Asahi Shimbun - Former Kansai Electric Power executive reveals 18 years of secret payments to prime ministers
  • Tribune News Service India - Questions about nuclear weapons--Non-proliferation ayatollahs are again chasing India - Gurmeet Kanwal
  • Japan Times - Original 'Barefoot Gen' manga on atomic bombings goes on display - Keiji Hirano
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea yet to develop 'EMP' bombs: S. Korea
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Plowshares release statement on 2nd anniversary of Y-12 break-in; acted as 'creative extremists for love' - Frank Munger
  • NRC - NRC Names Maureen Wylie New Chief Financial Officer
  • NRC - NRC Schedules Open House August 7 to Discuss Performance of Davis-Besse Nuclear Power Station
  • NRC - NRC Schedules Public Meeting Aug. 7 to Discuss Performance of Clinton Nuclear Power Station
  • NRC blog - "Negative Ion" Technology–What You Should Know - Vince Holahan, Ph.D.
  • Fukushima Diary - 95,000 Bq/Kg of Cs-134 / 137 still measured in the school route of Kohriyama even after decontamination – Video - Iori Mochizuki
  • Fukushima Diary - Tepco received the 30th Financial Support of 110 billion yen / Has received over 4 trillion yen so far - Iori Mochizuki
  • Fukushima Diary - 10 quakes within 10 hours in Izu-ohshima island / Epicenter "Very shallow" - Iori Mochizuki
  • Fukushima Diary - Over 0.5 µSv/h in the area of Fukushima Medical University - Iori Mochizuki
  • Fukushima Diary - Japanese citizen "Instep is hurting, swelling, and started bleeing for unknown reason" – Photo - Iori Mochizuki
  • Fukushima Diary - "Drone" to be used to investigate inside Fukushima nuclear plant from this Autumn - Iori Mochizuki
  • ENENews - Guardian: Abnormal blood in monkeys linked to Fukushima disaster – Study: 'Epidemic infectious disease' could occur – "We cannot find other reasons except radiation" – Concern about strontium-90 & other radioactive materials besides cesium – "Potential direct relevance to humans"
  • NHK World - Govt. won't nationalize radioactive storage site
  • Kyodo News - Gov't drops plan to purchase land for Fukushima nuclear soil storage
  • Asahi Shimbun - EDITORIAL: Renewable energy promotion a good opportunity to nurture local 'sovereignty'
  • Japan Times - Hokkaido Electric seeks approval for second hike in energy rates
  • Japan Times - Kagoshima residents near Sendai nuclear plant given iodine tablets
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Sendai N-plant area residents provided with iodine tablets
  • Jiji Press - No Clear Effect of Fukushima Groundwater Bypass: TEPCO
  • Jiji Press - Japan to Set Superficies Rights for Tainted Soil Storage Facilities

    Sunday, July 27, 2014

  • Nevada Appeal - Guy W. Farmer: Obama's budget: No money for Yucca Mountin - Guy W. Farmer
  • Ground Report - Long term damage remains! - Robert Tilford
  • Des Moines Register - Climate needs new support for nuclear power - Carolyn Heising
  • Augusta Chronicle - Promises of easier nuclear power plant construction fall short in new round of building - Ray Henry
  • Columbia County News Times - Nuclear waste site needs monument - Kevin Palmer
  • Japan Times - Kagoshima residents near Sendai nuclear plant given iodine tablets
  • Yonhap News - (Yonhap Interview) N. Korea should drop nuke activities for dialogue: U.S. envoy - Kim Soo-Yeon
  • Korea Herald - 'N. Korea should drop nuke activities'
  • Albuquerque Journal - Project artifacts at nuke museum - Adrian Gomez
  • Economic Times - Agreement on IAEA scrutiny of nuclear facilities comes into effect
  • Delaware News Journal - State to distribute potassium iodide tablets in Middletown
  • BBC - Iran students face expulsion from Norway over sanctions - Fariba Sahraei
  • Herald Scotland - Dounreay pollution probe
  • Holland Sentinel - NRC: Palisades will strengthen 'safety culture' - Jim.Hayden
  • Toledo Blade - Kasich and lawmakers must clean up their energy mess - David Kushma
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Fleischmann, Wamp swing at each other in rematch - Michael Collins
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Moniz, Klotz to visit Savannah River - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Oak Ridge security (circa 1947) - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Fukushima lessons learned - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Nuke bomb the size of a mini-van; Freedom Museum in Texas finds a place for the B53 - Frank Munger
  • New York Times - Nuclear Plants Should Focus on Risks Posed by External Events, Study Says - Matthew L. Wald
  • Bellona - Ecodefense brings suit against Justice Ministry for unlawful forcible inclusion on 'foreign agent' list
  • ENENews - Study finds changes in blood of monkeys 70 km from Fukushima plant – 'Epidemic infectious disease' could occur – "We cannot find other reasons except radiation" – Effects on neurological development discovered in other mammals – "Potential direct relevance to the human population"
  • NHK World - Iodine distributed to residents near nuclear plant
  • NHK World - Agency: Nuclear waste can be directly disposed of
  • Kyodo News - Local gov'ts give iodine tablets to residents as reactor restart looms
  • Asahi Shimbun - Plan dropped for land purchases to host nuclear debris storage sites
  • Asahi Shimbun - Restarts of reactors in Ehime delayed due to insufficient safety standards
  • Japan Times - Hokkaido Electric seeks approval for second hike in energy rates
  • Japan Times - Kagoshima residents near Sendai nuclear plant given iodine tablets
  • Mainichi Daily News - News Navigator: What is the alternative dispute resolution for Fukushima disaster?
  • Jiji Press - Residents near Sendai N-Plant Get Iodine Preparations
  • Jiji Press - Video of A-Bomb Survivors' Testimonies Posted on Internet
  • Finland Times - Radioactive waste found in Turku University
  • Japan Times - Kagoshima residents near Sendai nuclear plant given iodine tablets

    Saturday, July 26, 2014

  • Global Research - Israel Drops White Phosphorus Bombs on Gazans
  • KIFI Idaho Falls - Idaho Falls inks deal with INL
  • Reuters - Lead-lined glove tied to New Mexico radiation leak: lawmaker - Laura Zuckerman
  • ABC News - Promises of Easier Nuclear Construction Fall Short - Ray Henry
  • Corvallis Gazette Times - Governor hails potential of nuclear power in visit to NuScale - Bennett Hall
  • Corvallis Gazette-Times - US Nuclear Energy Is Safe - Will The Nuclear Regulatory Commission Listen?
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - Report says nuclear waste poses a minor risk
  • The Oregonian - Record year for only nuclear plant in Northwest - Kasia Ha
  • Hurriyet Daily News - Why insist on nuclear power over olives? - Melis Alphan
  • Deccan Chronicle - Extra care delays Nuclear submarine's sea trials
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Delayed N-reactor restarts cast shadow over economy - Hajime Yamagishi and Hiroyuki Tanaka
  • Asahi Shimbun - Plan dropped for land purchases to host nuclear debris storage sites
  • Beyond Nuclear - National Academia of Sciences Fukushima report on implications for US reactors:"Accidents will happen"
  • Atomic Insights - Atomic Insights Radar July 20-26 2014 - Rod Adams
  • IAEA - India's Additional Protocol Enters into Force
  • IAEA - IAEA Issues Annual Report for 2013
  • POGO - President Obama Must Seek Resignation of NRC's Magwood - Michelle Li

    Friday, July 25, 2014

  • Albuquerque Journal - Energy secretary will visit WIPP
  • WBIR Knoxville - ORNL, Y-12 guards awarded $2.6M in pay dispute
  • Reuters - IAEA says needs more money to monitor Iran nuclear deal extension: document - Fredrik Dahl
  • New York Times - Nuclear Plants Should Focus on Risks Posed by External Events, Study Says - Matthew L. Wald
  • RollCall blog - Nuclear Waste Bill Not Dead, Just Sleeping - Randy Leonard
  • Ottawa Citizen - Chalk River nuclear shipments opposed in Washington - Ian Macleod
  • Palladium Times - New York suggests summer shutdown for nuke plant
  • The Hill blog - Report: Nuclear industry's safety measures are 'inadequate' - Laura Barron-Lopez
  • WBIR Knoxville - TVA to assemble Watts Bar 2 nuclear reactor this week - Jim Matheny
  • Omaha World-Herald - Erroneous warning sounded near Nebraska nuke plant
  • Wall Street Journal - Panel Finds U.S. Needs to Prepare Nuclear Plants for Bigger Threats - Rebecca Smith
  • Tri-City Herald - Richland's Atomic Ale goes nuclear - Drew Foster
  • The Independent - Fukushima monkeys show signs of 'blood abnormalities' following 2011 nuclear disaster - James Vincent
  • The Guardian - Belarus anti-nuclear activist fears for 'another Chernobyl' on her doorstep - Nabeelah Shabbir
  • London Times - No-strings £40m for nuclear dumps - Ben Webster
  • West Highland Free Press - Concern over nuclear waste shipments - By Michael Russell
  • Ria Novosti - Emerging Economies to Increase Use of Nuclear Energy to Meet Power Demand – Report
  • Plymouth Herald - Anti-nuke protestors to appear in court charged with obstructing the highway
  • Ria Novosti - Cost Cutting Threatens Australian Nuclear Reactor Safety – Report
  • Greenville News - Oconee Nuclear may face penalties for leak - Eric Connor, The Greenville News
  • Trend News Agency - Iran to convert 1.5 tonnes of 2 percent enriched uranium to oxide power
  • Business Review - Candu Energy inks deal with Chinese group for two nuclear reactors in Romania
  • WATE - Nuclear security guards win settlement against employer - Jill Mcneal
  • BBC - Anglesey's Wylfa Newydd reactor choice steps ahead
  • World Nuclear News - China signs Candu deals with Romania and Argentina
  • World Nuclear News - New approach for selecting UK repository site
  • World Nuclear News - US report urges focus on 'extreme' events
  • World Nuclear News - NRC proposes changes to used fuel storage rules
  • World Nuclear News - New strategy for Fukushima trench water
  • Press TV - IAEA says needs extra funding to monitor Iran deal
  • Aiken Standard - Secretary Moniz to tour MOX, other Site facilities - Derrek Asberry
  • Alamogordo Daily News - Downwinders to hold vigil Saturday - John Bear
  • Press TV - World close to thermonuclear war over Ukraine: Analyst
  • Tri-City Herald - Senate proposal would increase Hanford operating funds - Annette Cary
  • Northumberland Today - Residents speak out against gasification plant - Eileen Argyris
  • SGGP Saigon - Atomic energy sector requires thousands of trained workers
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - A natural friendship: Baker and the DOE photog - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Hundreds of Oak Ridge guards to get back pay - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Lynda Vinyard named branch chief at DOE office - Frank Munger
  • NRC - NRC Seeks Public Comment on Potential Changes to Radiation Protection Regulations
  • NWTRB - Agenda -Summer Board Meeting - August 6, 2014
  • GreenWorld - Exelon supporting solar power in Massachusetts? Um, nope.
  • Trend News Agency - Sanctions fail to cut Iran gas output: EIA
  • The Guardian - Diary: Russians selling nuclear weapons expertise in Westminster? What's not to like? - Stephen Bates
  • BBC - Anglesey's Wylfa Newydd reactor choice steps ahead
  • BBC - The ship that totally failed to change the world - Tammy Thueringer & Justin Parkinson
  • BBC - Local politicians to lose nuclear waste site veto right - Rob Broomby
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notices: Environmental Impact Statements; Weekly Receipts, Page 43465 [FR DOC #: 2014-17602]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Proposed Rules: Radiation Protection, Pages 43284 - 43300 [FR DOC #: 2014-17252]
  • WGAL Lancaster - Red tape, politics keep nuclear waste at local plants - Jere Gish
  • Wall Street Journal - Radioactive Waste in St. Louis at Risk From Smoldering Trash - John R. Emshwiller
  • Pittsburgh Tribune-Review - EPA finds no contamination from Parks Township nuclear dump - Mary Ann Thomas
  • Huron County View - Senate unanimously passes legislation to halt proposed Canadian nuclear waste facility
  • Casper Journal - Town hall meeting to assist nuclear energy workers
  • OpEdNews - The manipulation of health data in Japan - Shaun Mcgee
  • NHK World - Agency: Nuclear waste can be directly disposed of
  • NHK World - Spent nuclear fuel: Reprocess or dispose?
  • NHK World - Poor quake resistance to keep Ikata plant offline
  • NHK World - TEPCO: Groundwater bypass showing limited effects
  • Asahi Shimbun - U.S. Fukushima report: Think about unthinkable disasters
  • Japan Times - U.S. Fukushima study: Think about unthinkable disasters
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Delayed N-reactor restarts cast shadow over economy - Hajime Yamagishi and Hiroyuki Tanaka
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Disaster-hit beach opens again after 4 years

    Thursday, July 24, 2014

  • KRWG - Energy Secretary To Visit Nuclear Waste Facility In Carlsbad
  • Santa Fe Reporter - What happened at WIPP? State legislators look for answers about leak in underground facility - See more at: Santa Fe Reporter - Julie Ann Grimm
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - New theory: WIPP leak linked to glove in waste drum - Patrick Malone
  • Bloomberg - S. Africa Sees New Nuclear Plants Operational After 2020 - Mike Cohen
  • Reuters - Proposed U.S. nuclear power reactors
  • Reuters - Southern hopes to build more U.S. nuclear power reactors - Scott Disavino
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Dreaming - Frank Munger
  • Tri-City Herald - Vapor team set to meet with Hanford workers - Annette Cary
  • KING5 Seattle - Fukushima study: Think about unthinkable disasters
  • BBC - Local politicians to lose nuclear waste site veto right - Rob Broomby
  • BBC - The EU's nuclear links with Russia - Andrew Walker
  • BBC - Hilts Quarry nuclear dump housing plans thrown out
  • The Guardian - Japanese monkeys' abnormal blood linked to Fukushima disaster – study - Damian Carrington
  • The Guardian - Communities could be paid £40m for considering nuclear waste dump - Damian Carrington
  • The Guardian - Not investing in new nuclear power would be a costly gamble for the UK - Keith Parker
  • The Hill blog - Energy nominee highlights nuclear weapons experience - Timothy Cama
  • NPR - With New Safety Measures, Nuclear Reactors May Reopen In Japan
  • NSW Daily Telegraph - Fears for safety at Lucas Heights nuclear reactor: permanent supervisors to be dumped as part of cost-cutting - Geoff Chambers
  • Pittsburgh Tribune-Review - EPA finds no contamination from Parks Township nuclear dump - Mary Ann Thomas
  • NPR - Nuclear Plant May Be In Hot Water Over Its Cooling System - Greg Allen
  • Huffington Post - U.S. Nuclear Power Agency Still Playing With Fire - Elliott Negin
  • Lancaster Today - Nuclear comes first - Chris Hart
  • Asahi Shimbun - COMMENTARY: Radioactive pollution endangers cultures of Tohoku mountain communities - Toshihide Ueda
  • Asahi Shimbun - TEPCO to use ice blocks to stem flow of radioactive water in Fukushima plant trenches
  • Yonhap News - China calls for U.S. to lower bar for nuclear talks with N. Korea - kdh@yna.co.kr
  • Lancashire Visitor - Letter: What about nuclear? - Chris Cheetham
  • BBC - Hilts Quarry nuclear dump housing plans thrown out
  • Nuclear Engineering - Paducah clean-up contract for Fluor
  • World Nuclear News - Ignalina 2 decommissioning work starts
  • Nuclear Engineering - No raised risk of cancer for residents near Sellafield and Dounreay - report
  • Japan Times - Fukushima No. 1 chief admits using used parts for water tanks - Kazuaki Nagata
  • Owen Sound Sun Times - Bruce Power increases number of summer 2014 tours due to success
  • Science Codex - Stanford study shows how to power California with wind, water and sun - Stanford University
  • Monroe Evening News - Public Input Sought On S. Monroe St. Changes - Danielle Portteus
  • Japan Times - Cleanup sent 1 trillion becquerels of cesium into atmosphere last summer: Tepco
  • POWERnews - Southern Co. Considering New Nuclear Plant, But That's Not All - Aaron Larson
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea, U.S. to test deterrence plan against N.K. nukes - graceoh@yna.co.kr
  • Poughkeepsie Journal - Earth Wise: Renewable energy still small part of big picture
  • Korea Times - NK criticizes China for joining U.S-led condemnation - Yi Whan-Woo
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Proposed Rules: Environmental Impacts of Spent Fuel Storage During Reactor Operation, Page 42989 [FR DOC #: 2014-17447]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: License Amendment Applicatiions: URENCO USA (formerly Louisiana Energy Services, L.P.), Pages 43099 - 43104 [FR DOC #: 2014-17448]
  • NRC - MEMORANDUM: AUDIT OF NRC'S METHOD FOR RETAINING AND DOCUMENTING INFORMATION SUPPORTING THE YUCCA MOUNTAIN LICENSING PROCESS (OIG-14-A-18)
  • Bloomberg BusinessWeek - Fukushima study: Think about unthinkable disasters
  • World Nuclear News - New strategy for Fukushima trench water - Georgia Straight
  • Straight - Fukushima disaster still interests Korean media - Charlie Smith
  • Enformable - Fukushima Daiichi Unit 3 debris removal operations released 280 billion becquerels per hour - Lucas W Hixson
  • NRC - New NRC Senior Resident Inspector Assigned to Calvert Cliffs Nuclear Plant
  • NRC - NRC Lifts Confirmatory Order at Honeywell Metropolis Works
  • NRC blog - Waste Confidence Final Rule Now Before the Commission
  • Jiji Press - Nonhost Municipalities Seek Right to Speak about N-Plant Restart
  • Jiji Press - Over 1 T. Becqurels of Cesium Spread by Work at Fukushima N-Plant

    Wednesday, July 23, 2014

  • Augusta Chronicle - Editorial: Good things come in threes--Projects with area impact deservedly kept alive in appropriations bill
  • Aiken Standard - Advisory board renews position against spent fuel at SRS - Derrek Asberry
  • Politico - DOT to drop new oil-by-rail rules today – Obama nominates two new NRC commissioners - Alex Guillén
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Evidentiary Hearings: Powertech USA, Inc., Pages 42836 - 42837 [FR DOC #: 2014-17219]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: License Exemptions: Southern California Edison, San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station, Units 2 and 3, Pages 42837 - 42839 [FR DOC #: 2014-17218]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards, Subcommittee on Economic Simplified Boiling Water Reactors, Page 42840 [FR DOC #: 2014-17383]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards, Subcommittee on Metallurgy and Reactor Fuels, Pages 42840 - 42841 [FR DOC #: 2014-17382]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards, Subcommittee on Metallurgy and Reactor Fuels, Page 42841 [FR DOC #: 2014-17381]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings: Advisory Committee On Reactor Safeguards, Subcommittee Reliability and PRA and Fukushima, Pages 42839 - 42840 [FR DOC #: 2014-17379]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards, Subcommittees on Regulatory Policies and Practices, Pages 42841 - 42842 [FR DOC #: 2014-17380]
  • Occupational Safety and Health Administration - Notices: Meetings: Whistleblower Protection Advisory Committee, Pages 42831 - 42833 [FR DOC #: 2014-17342]
  • Nuclear Energy Insider - EU prepares for eclectic and politically balanced fuel supply chain - Peter Taberner
  • Nuclear Energy Insider - Minimising the gap between old and new reactors - Heba Hashem
  • Nuclear Energy Insider - SPP1 handover: accelerating the Sellafield clean-up?
  • Nuclear Energy Insider - Holtec to restart Ukraine spent fuel repository
  • Nuclear Energy Insider - China General Nuclear appoints sponsors for $2bn IPO
  • Nuclear Energy Insider - World's first thorium reactor to be built by 2016
  • Nuclear Energy Insider - Holtec to build factory for its SMR-160
  • Nuclear Energy Insider - WYG wins contract for Poland's first NPP in 10 years - See more at: Nuclear Energy Insider
  • Nuclear Energy Insider - Russia Offers to Assist Bolivia with Nuclear Energy Program
  • Albuquerque Journal - Editorial: Tie DOE contractor bonus to performance at WIPP
  • Albuquerque Journal - 3 at LANL among 'most influential scientific minds' - Mark Oswald
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - City Council approves contract with D.C consultant - Jonathan Smith
  • WKMS Murray State University - DOE Awards Fluor $420M Contract for Paducah Gaseous Diffusion Plant Decommission and Decontamination - Todd Hatton & Chad Lampe
  • RBTH - How tanks grew exploding armor scales - July 23, 2014 Yuri Osokin
  • Bloomberg - India's Uranium Boss Says Deformed Children May Be 'Imported' - Rakteem Katakey and Tom Lasseter
  • Thanh Nien Daily - US Senate panel approves Vietnam nuclear pact
  • Wall Street Journal - Obama Names Picks for Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Amy Harder
  • The Guardian - Not investing in new nuclear power would be a costly gamble for the UK - Keith Parker
  • Reuters - Iran nuclear talks to resume in early September: state TV - Michelle Moghtader
  • Forbes - Nuclear-Renewable Mix Is Just What The EPA Ordered - James Conca
  • Navajo Post - Navajo Nation Council blocks uranium recovery project
  • Oak Ridge Today - Uranium Processing Facility team signs partnering agreement
  • Spokesman-Review - Letter: Uranium decay a danger - Laverne Kautz
  • World Nuclear News - South Africa budgets for nuclear
  • Itar-Tass - Ukraine builds nuclear waste storage facility in Chernobyl
  • The Hindu - Nuclear fog hangs over Modi's U.S. visit
  • Vineland Daily Journal - Wind preferable to nuclear, coal
  • Ria Novosti - Nationalists Want to Return Nuclear Status to Ukraine
  • HNN Huntingtonnews - Former Employees Testified Radiation Hazards Near former Huntington Nuclear Weapons Plant - Tony E. Rutherford
  • Meaford Express - Meaford not interested in nuclear waste? - Chris Fell
  • Herald Scotland - Mixed messages come forth on nuclear power - Kingston Daily Freeman
  • Kingston Daily Freeman - Indian Point nuke plant owner calls state proposal to protect fish 'lame'
  • Tampa Bay Times - Editorial: In Florida, utilities call the shots
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Senate confirms Creedon for NNSA's No. 2 post - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Fluor wins $420M deactivation contract at Paducah - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - ScienceCinema: watch & learn - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Community meeting on future of AMSE - Frank Munger
  • Detroit Free Press - Giant concrete pour planned for MSU nuclear science research facility - Matthew Miller
  • IOL - Nuke plan green light - John Yeld
  • Business Standard - Lack of uranium hit nuclear power generation target in XI Plan - Press Trust Of India
  • Xinhua News - Iran says extension of nuclear talks intent on final deal
  • Platts - Southern hoping to announce new nuclear plant this year: CEO
  • Portsmouth Daily Times - Judge postpones decision on uranium barter issue - Frank Lewis
  • WTVY, Dothan - Nuclear Regulatory Commission Names New Resident Inspector at Farley Nuclear
  • Greenfield Daily Reporter - Y-12 nuclear weapons plant to keep protesters at a distance after 2012 break-in
  • Toronto Star - Buying power from Quebec: Opportunity mugged by reality - John Barrett
  • York Daily Record - Peach Bottom Atomic Power Station gets another year to look into flood risks - Brett Sholtis
  • Augusta Chronicle - Work progresses on safety concerns at empty Savannah River Site building - Meg Mirshak
  • Belfast Telegraph - Reassurances on N-plant cancer risk
  • World Nuclear News - Construction licence for ESS
  • Poughkeepsie Journal - Fix to fight radium could triple water costs - John Ferro, Poughkeepsie Journal
  • Wall Street Journal - EU Confirms Approval of Germany's New Renewable Energy Law - Laurence Norman
  • Wall Street Journal - Idea to Close Indian Point Fires Debate - Joseph De Avila
  • The Hill blog - DOE chief Moniz defends loans - Timothy Cama
  • New York Times - Hearings on Water Permits for Indian Point - Matthew L. Wald
  • Bellona - BREAKING: Russian authorities officially brand four leading human rights organizations, Ecodefense as 'foreign agents' ahead of court decisions
  • Japan Times - Miyagi city breaks ground on housing project for those displaced in 3/11 disaster
  • Herald Palladium - NRC: Palisades must tighten security - Andrew Lersten
  • Scottish Courier - Dalgety Bay clean-up bid gets backing - Leeza Clark
  • Lexington Herald Leader - Paducah plant deactivation deal awarded
  • DOE - Madelyn Creedon Confirmed as Principal Deputy Administrator for the National Nuclear Security Administration
  • NRC - NRC Commissioner William D. Magwood IV Announces Departure Date
  • NRC blog - OIG Report: Yucca Mountain Records Retention - Stephen Dingbaum
  • GreenWorld - NYT's bias is showing on Indian Point
  • Press TV - Iran, P5+1 to resume nuclear talks in September: Tehran
  • ENENews - 'Unthinkable Twist': Japan expert calls for immediate health exams outside Fukushima, must act urgently or damage will be worse – Gov't Officials: "I don't want to discuss the issue"… Discovery of cancer could cause excessive anxiety
  • NHK World - One trillion Bq released by nuclear debris removal
  • NHK World - Fukushima plant measures to freeze tunnels
  • NHK World - Iitate residents to file for arbitration
  • Asahi Shimbun - COMMENTARY: Radioactive pollution endangers cultures of Tohoku mountain communities - Toshihide Ueda
  • Mainichi Daily News - TEPCO using secondhand tanks to store radioactively contaminated water
  • Jiji Press - Over 1 T. Becqurels of Cesium Spread by Work at Fukushima N-Plant
  • Japan Times - Vote: Ditch Shields Protecting Nuclear Firms
  • NRC - NRC Commissioner William D. Magwood IV Announces Departure Date

    Tuesday, July 22, 2014

  • Asia-Pacific: ENENews - Professor: Fukushima scaring 'bejesus' out of everybody in world… still flowing in ocean, radiation levels unknown – Clearly detectable in tuna at California coast… We focus a lot on bio-accumulation – Japan: Reactor leaks "may have gathered as a lump and drifted offshore, we need to continue monitoring it" (VIDEO)
  • Asia-Pacific: ENENews - Official: 'Death ashes' obviously dispersed everywhere after recent Fukushima releases… Hot particles attached to clothes; Media brainwashing public – Nuclear Engineer: Huge spray of radioactive material from plant contained Plutonium (VIDEO)
  • Asia-Pacific: Fukushima Diary - Fukushima plant worker job offer / "Remove and assort debris in Fukushima plant, No insurance supported" - Iori Mochizuki
  • Asia-Pacific: Fukushima Diary - Japanese citizen "Home grown carrots are TOO STRANGE this year" - Iori Mochizuki
  • Asia-Pacific: Fukushima Diary - Ibaraki prefecture doesn't check Tritium in swimming beach seawater lower than 20,000 Bq/m3 - Iori Mochizuki
  • Asia-Pacific: Fukushima Diary - Highest density of All ß and Cs-134 measured from groundwater near Reactor 2 - Iori Mochizuki
  • Asia-Pacific: Fukushima Diary - Two doctors judged cerebral hemorrhage of a woman in Minamisoma is "almost entirely" due to nuclear accident - Iori Mochizuki
  • Asia-Pacific: Mainichi Daily News - Editorial: How to treat nuclear waste must be considered before reactor restarts - Albuquerque Business First Blog
  • Asia-Pacific: NHK World - Iitate residents to file for arbitration
  • Asia-Pacific: Yomiuri Shimbun - Govt steps up final N-waste disposal site selection work
  • Asia-Pacific: Yomiuri Shimbun - Govt steps up final N-waste disposal site selection work - Yasuaki Kobayashi and Tomoko Numajiri
  • Asia: Reuters - China's secretive military cracks open door for glimpse inside - Ben Blanchard
  • East Asia: Chosun Ilbo - Japan Presses Korea to End Seafood Import Ban
  • South Asia: Business Standard - India's nuclear capacity to be increased to 17,080 MW by 2022 - Sanjay Jog
  • South Asia: Calcutta Telegraph - ENERGY SHOT
  • South Asia: Economic Times - Narendra Modi hints at larger role for private sector in nuclear energy
  • South Asia: Economic Times - Narendra Modi hints at larger role for private sector in nuclear energy
  • South Asia: Financial Express - Govt to give nod to delayed NTPC N-venture - Subhash Narayan
  • South Asia: Financial Express - N-energy programme should focus on benefits to society: PM Narendra Modi at BARC
  • South Asia: Times of India - Modi says nuclear power crucial, but do not ignore welfare of locals - Chittaranjan Tembhekar & Srinivas Laxman
  • UK: in-cumbria - Sellafield chimney removal will take years - Chris Hansell
  • UK: BBC - Alexander Litvinenko death: UK announces public inquiry
  • UK: Bloomberg - U.K. to Hold Public Inquiry Into Poisoning of Russian Spy - Svenja O'donnell
  • UK: The Guardian - Alexander Litvinenko's widow: inquiry will find truth over husband's poisoning - Robert Booth
  • UK: ITV News - Dear First Minister: An open letter about Scotland's nuclear waste - Paul Brand
  • UK: New York Times - Britain Announces Inquiry Into Killing of Ex-K.G.B. Officer - Alan Cowell
  • UK: Reuters - Britain does U-turn on ex-KGB agent Litvinenko murder inquiry - Michael Holden
  • UK: Reuters - Britain to hold public inquiry into death of ex-KGB agent Litvinenko - Michael Holden
  • Europe: BBC - The EU's nuclear links with Russia - Andrew Walker
  • Europe: Greenpeace International - One of life's hard-to-believe moments: Drilling holes in a nuclear reactor - Blogpost By Justin Mckeating
  • Europe: Luxemburger Wort - Faulty tap prompts reactor shut-down - Georgia Public Radio
  • North Europe: Bellona - Vessel involved in Barents Sea oil protest finally returning home
  • Russia: Ria Novosti - Russia Planning 3 Advanced Fast-Breeder Reactors at Beloyarsk Nuclear Power Plant by 2030
  • Russia: World Nuclear News - Russia targets 2030 for BN-1200 - Business Standard
  • Russia: World Nuclear News - Russian waste transport ship completes test mission
  • Middle East: Al-Arabiya - Will Iran play the nuclear 'game' with the Americans? - Camelia Entekhabi-Fard
  • Middle East: Reuters - IAEA worried about slow progress in Iran nuclear probe: sources - Fredrik Dahl
  • Middle East: Times of Israel - AIPAC decries extension of Iran nuclear deadline - JTA
  • Middle East: Trend News Agency - P5+1 group sought to extend Geneva accord for years, Iran says
  • Middle East: Trend News Agency - Iran optimistic about nuclear talks' success
  • Middle East: Trend News Agency - EU agrees to suspend economic bans against Iran until November
  • Middle East: Xinhua News - Myanmar to build nuclear reactors for research purpose: minister
  • Middle East: Press TV - Iran to West: You don't have eternity for nuclear deal
  • Middle East: Press TV - Iran hopeful about success of nuclear talks: Rouhani
  • Middle East: Press TV - Obama snubs senior senators on Iran talks details
  • Middle East: Press TV - Iran nuclear deal to benefit all sides: Singapore
  • North Africa: Ria Novosti - Egypt to Hold Tender on Nuclear Power Plant Construction by Year's End - Media
  • South Africa: Yahoo South Africa - R850m nuclear expansion for SA, promises Joemat-Pettersson

    Monday, July 21, 2014

  • KRQE - WIPP contractor awarded by DOE - Crystal Gutierrez
  • Xinhua News - U.S. nuke plant operator entangled in new scandle
  • Pueblo Chieftain - Cotter comment sought on licensing
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - From Livermore to Y-12 - Frank Munger
  • Augusta Chronicle - Johnson begins new tenure at Savannah River Nuclear Solutions - Meg Mirshak
  • Newsweek - With 92% of Coal Ash Still Coating North Carolina River Bed, Duke Energy Declares Cleanup Complete - Zoë Schlanger
  • Asbury Park Press - Editorial: Energy future blowing in the wind
  • Daily Record - Editorial: Wind preferable to nuclear, coal
  • Reuters - New York environment regulators seek summer shutdown at Indian Point - Scott Disavino
  • FCNL - Nuclear Calendar Update
  • Motorship Magazine - The nuclear age dawns
  • NRC - NRC Seeks Pubic Comment on Proposed Revisions to Requirements for Medical Uses of Radioactive Materials
  • NRC blog - REFRESH: 2.802 vs. 2.206 – What's the Difference? - George Deegan
  • NRC - Public Meeting Schedule
  • NRC - Live NRC Meeting Webcast
  • Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board - Rules: Implementation of the Government in the Sunshine Act; Correction, Page 42181 [FR DOC #: 2014-16778]
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: Quadrennial Energy Review; Correction, Page 42304 [FR DOC #: 2014-17054]
  • Energy Department - Notices: Proposed Arrangements, Page 42304 [FR DOC #: 2014-16932]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Proposed Rules: Guidance: Medical Use of Byproduct Materials; Medical Event Definitions and Training and Experience, Pages 42224 - 42225 [FR DOC #: 2014-16752]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Proposed Rules: Medical Use of Byproduct Materials: Medical Event Definitions, Training and Experience, and Clarifying Amendments, Pages 42409 - 42447 [FR DOC #: 2014-16753]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals, Pages 42375 - 42376 [FR DOC #: 2014-16990]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals, Page 42376 [FR DOC #: 2014-16987]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals, Pages 42376 - 42377 [FR DOC #: 2014-16989]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals, Pages 42377 - 42378 [FR DOC #: 2014-16988]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals, Pages 42378 - 42379 [FR DOC #: 2014-16992]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals, Page 42379 [FR DOC #: 2014-16991]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals, Pages 42379 - 42380 [FR DOC #: 2014-16986]
  • Canada: CNSC - CNSC News Update
  • Canada: Toronto Star - Ontario should import low-cost hydroelectric power from Quebec - Jack Gibbons
  • Oceania: ABC - Call for nuclear energy to be considered in power stations campaign
  • Oceania: Hawke's Bay Today - Vets' fight continues - Harrison Christian
  • Asia-Pacific: Dong-A Ilbo - Abe vs. Ex PMs on Japanese nuclear power plant
  • Asia-Pacific: Nuclear Engineering - Daiichi accident caused by tsunami not earthquake, Japanese regulator concludes
  • Asia-Pacific: Ria Novosti - Locals Concerned About Safety of Japan's Kashiwazaki-Kariwa Nuclear Plant
  • Asia-Pacific: Asahi Shimbun - Fukushima rice finds a home in Kumamoto shochu
  • Asia-Pacific: ENENews - Official: 'Death ashes' obviously dispersed everywhere after recent Fukushima releases… Hot particles attached to clothes; Media brainwashing public – Nuclear Engineer: Huge spray of radioactive material from plant contained Plutonium (VIDEO)
  • Asia-Pacific: ENENews - Professor: Fukushima scaring 'bejesus' out of everybody in world… still flowing in ocean, radiation levels unknown – Clearly detectable in tuna at California coast… We focus a lot on bio-accumulation – Japan: Reactor leaks "may have gathered as a lump and drifted offshore, we need to continue monitoring it" (VIDEO)
  • Asia-Pacific: JAIF - Information Update
  • Asia-Pacific: Japan Times - Safety of Niigata power plant worries locals
  • Asia-Pacific: Japan Times - Stigmatized workers quitting Tepco in droves - Yuri Kageyama
  • Asia-Pacific: Mainichi Daily News - Nuke disaster center skipping expert opinion, cutting proposed victim compensation
  • Asia-Pacific: TEPCO - Press Release Update
  • Asia-Pacific: Yomiuri Shimbun - Urgent measures needed to counter adverse effects of high energy prices
  • East Asia: Yonhap News - Kerry: N. Korea is 'quieter' than before - Chang Jae-Soon
  • UK: BBC - Sellafield tallest chimney to be dismantled
  • UK: Garstang Courier - Mo's taking nuclear protest to Commons
  • UK: The Scotsman - Fears over plan to ship nuclear waster from Dounreay
  • UK: NW Evening Mail - Tallest chimney at Sellafield to be demolished
  • UK: Nuclear Engineering - Putting people in the mix: part 2
  • UK: World Nuclear News - Cosmic recycling
  • Europe: Platts - French nuclear power output below forecasts after weekend delays
  • Europe: BusinessGreen - Iberdrola joins PRISM plan to turn plutonium stockpile into power - Jessica Shankleman
  • Russia: Bellona - Multi-million dollar nuclear clean up vessel finally sees action in Cold War legacy efforts
  • Russia: Ria Novosti - Russia to Build Nuclear Fuel Cycle Research Complex by 2017
  • Middle East: Press TV - Israel drops white phosphorus bombs on Gazans
  • Middle East: BBC - Iran completes process of eliminating enriched uranium
  • Middle East: Bloomberg - Iran Wanting What Argentina Got Shows Nuclear Market Precedent - Jonathan Tirone
  • Middle East: Washington Post - UN: Iran gets rid of sensitive nuclear material
  • Middle East: Press TV - IAEA confirms Iran's commitment to interim nuclear deal
  • South Africa: AllAfrica - South Africa: R850m for Nuclear Development
  • South Africa: Johannesburg Citizen - DA warns on nuclear costs
  • South Africa: SA Business Day - Nuclear power at the centre of SA's energy mix, says Joemat-Pettersson - Paul Vecchiatto

    Sunday, July 20, 2014

  • KRQE - WIPP contractor awarded by DOE - Crystal Gutierrez
  • Xinhua News - U.S. nuke plant operator entangled in new scandle
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - From Livermore to Y-12 - Frank Munger
  • Augusta Chronicle - Johnson begins new tenure at Savannah River Nuclear Solutions - Meg Mirshak
  • Daily Record, Parsippany, NJ - Editorial: Wind preferable to nuclear, coal
  • FCNL - Nuclear Calendar Update
  • NRC - Public Meeting Schedule
  • NRC - Live NRC Meeting Webcast
  • Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board - Rules: Implementation of the Government in the Sunshine Act; Correction, Page 42181 [FR DOC #: 2014-16778]
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: Quadrennial Energy Review; Correction, Page 42304 [FR DOC #: 2014-17054]
  • Energy Department - Notices: Proposed Arrangements, Page 42304 [FR DOC #: 2014-16932]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Proposed Rules: Guidance: Medical Use of Byproduct Materials; Medical Event Definitions and Training and Experience, Pages 42224 - 42225 [FR DOC #: 2014-16752]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Proposed Rules: Medical Use of Byproduct Materials: Medical Event Definitions, Training and Experience, and Clarifying Amendments, Pages 42409 - 42447 [FR DOC #: 2014-16753]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals, Pages 42375 - 42376 [FR DOC #: 2014-16990]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals, Page 42376 [FR DOC #: 2014-16987]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals, Pages 42376 - 42377 [FR DOC #: 2014-16989]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals, Pages 42377 - 42378 [FR DOC #: 2014-16988]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals, Pages 42378 - 42379 [FR DOC #: 2014-16992]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals, Page 42379 [FR DOC #: 2014-16991]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals, Pages 42379 - 42380 [FR DOC #: 2014-16986]

    Saturday, July 19, 2014

  • Tri-City Herald - 2 workers report possible vapor odor at Hanford Friday
  • CBS St. Louis - Health Department to Examine Coldwater Creek
  • News & Observer - Study to see if cancer cluster exists
  • Green Bay Press Gazette - Community members urged to push for nuclear plant sale - Alyssa Bloechl
  • Chillicothe Gazette - Editorial: Piketon site's cleanup should be a given
  • Tampa Bay Times - Utilities will ask PSC for permission to gut energy-saving goals - Ivan Penn
  • WGAL Lancaster - Water leak at Three Mile Island under investigation
  • Asbury Park Press - LETTER: Attend hearing on Oyster Creek evacuation plans - Jeffrey Brown
  • Capital New York - State proposes Indian Point shutdown in warm months - Scott Waldman
  • Lower Hudson Journal - View: Keep Indian Point open all year - Matt Brennan
  • CapeCodOnline blog - Pilgrim Progress : the beat goes on - Brent Harold
  • Forbes - Is EPA About To Relax Radiation Protections From Nuclear Power? - Jeff Mcmahon
  • DOE - Energy Department Announces Up to $31 Million for Initial Phases of Enhanced Geothermal Systems Field Observatory
  • DOE - Departments of Energy and Agriculture Announce Bioenergy Projects in 10 States
  • GAO - National Nuclear Security Administration: Agency Expanded Use of Some Federal Oversight Reforms, but Is Still Determining Future Plans - GAO-14-588
  • NRC - NRC Names New Senior Resident Inspector at River Bend Station
  • NRC - NRC Schedules Conference with Duke Energy to Discuss Apparent Violation at Oconee Nuclear Station
  • South America: Buenos Aires Herald - Gov't seeks to build fourth nuclear power station with giant
  • South America: Xinhua News - China, Argentina eye closer ties
  • South America: Xinhua News - China-Argentina in comprehensive strategic partnership
  • Canada: Georgia Straight - Canada's Fukushima: Could a tsunami cause a nuclear disaster in New Brunswick? - Martin Dunphy
  • Asia-Pacific: Ria Novosti - Another Leak of Radioactive Water Reported at Fukushima NPP in Japan
  • Asia-Pacific: Asahi Shimbun - NRA blames tsunami for equipment failure at Fukushima plant
  • Asia-Pacific: Fukushima Diary - Multiple municipalities have large outbreaks of several kinds of insects in Japan / Decrease of birds? – Photo & Video - Iori Mochizuki
  • Asia-Pacific: Fukushima Diary - Fukushima city "Eating mushroom protects you from radioactive material" - Iori Mochizuki
  • Asia-Pacific: Fukushima Diary - 67,000 Bq/Kg of Cs-134/137 from Fukushima plant port fish / Only 17 fish data released, No Sr-90 data included - Iori Mochizuki
  • Asia-Pacific: Fukushima Diary - Radiation measurer has bleeding inside of his nail after measuring vacuum cleaner dirt – Photo - Iori Mochizuki
  • Asia-Pacific: Fukushima Diary - Coffee made of Fukushima natural water 33 km from Fukushima plant for sale / Mayor "Special aromatic taste" - Iori Mochizuki
  • Asia-Pacific: Kyodo News - Abe says he will see to nuclear plant restart in southwestern Japan
  • Asia-Pacific: Mainichi Daily News - Ex-PMs Koizumi, Hosokawa criticize NRA for deeming nuke plant meets safety standards
  • Asia-Pacific: Mainichi Daily News - News Navigator: How are nuclear plants determined to be safe?
  • East Asia: Korea Herald - N.K. nuclear reactor experiencing problems: U.S. think tank
  • Middle East: BBC - Iran nuclear talks deadline extended
  • Middle East: The Guardian - Dollars for fuel plates: How the Iran nuclear talks were kept alive - Julian Borger
  • Middle East: Reuters - Extension of Iran nuclear talks gets mixed Israeli response - Dan Williams
  • Middle East: Reuters - Factbox: What Iran must do, and get in return, under nuclear talks extension - Fredrik Dahl
  • Middle East: Reuters - Extended Iran nuclear talks may be 'last chance': German foreign minister - Annika Breidthardt
  • Middle East: Reuters - Iran warned of 'last chance' in nuclear talks after deadline missed - Louis Charbonneau and Fredrik Dahl
  • Middle East: Reuters - Ashton to 'complete' Iran talks despite EU job change: diplomat - Fredrik Dahl
  • Middle East: Reuters - France says Iran faces crucial choices as nuclear talks extended - John Irish
  • Middle East: Reuters - Iran to get $2.8 billion during extended talks, most sanctions stay: U.S - Louis Charbonneau
  • Middle East: Trend News Agency - Germany welcomes Iran nuclear talks extension
  • Middle East: Trend News Agency - Iran to receive $2.8 billion worth of its blocked assets in 4 months - Umid Niayesh
  • Middle East: Trend News Agency - Iranian nuclear talks to be extended to Nov. 24: Ashton
  • Middle East: Trend News Agency - Iran, P5+1 agree to extend nuclear talks for another 4 months - Milad Fashtami
  • Middle East: Xinhua News - "Credible prospect" for comprehensive deal on Iranian nuclear program: White House
  • Middle East: Tehran Times - Iran, major powers extend nuclear talks for four months
  • Middle East: Press TV - Germany welcomes Iran nuclear talks extension
  • Middle East: Press TV - Iran nuclear talks extended for 4 months
  • Middle East: Press TV - Merkel vows all-out effort over Iran nuclear deal
  • Middle East: Press TV - Iran-P5+1 discuss extension of nuclear talks deadline
  • North Africa: Ahram Online - Egypt to launch global tender for nuclear power plant by end of 2014