Wednesday, May 25, 2016

  • Idaho Statesman - Reprocessing spent nuclear fuel can yield valuable materials - Roger Mayes
  • Greenwood Index Journal - Standing our ground: SC not fed's dumpsite
  • Midwest Energy News - Energy execs see bright future for renewables, even with low gas prices - Ken Paulman
  • Denver Post - Colorado and nation face 70,000-ton nuclear waste burden - Bruce Finley
  • IHS Jane's 360 - Embattled MOX disarmament programme likely to survive another year - Daniel Wasserbly
  • Imperial Valley News - Energy Department Awards Millions for Projects to Recover Critical Materials from Geothermal Fluids
  • Idaho State Journal - Area firefighters, agencies prepare for fire season - Kendra Evensen
  • Bloomberg - Nuclear Deal Promised New Investment. Iran's Still Waiting. - Kambiz Foroohar
  • Bloomberg - Payments Plunge on Largest U.S. Grid, Threatening Closures - Naureen Malik
  • Reuters - Slovakia says Mochovce nuclear plant to cost more than expected - Tatiana Jancarikova
  • Reuters - Workers vote 24-hour strike at France's Nogent nuclear plant: CGT spokesman - Ingrid Melander
  • Reuters - U.S. official says India has addressed nuclear concerns - Patricia Zengerle
  • RT - Nuclear threats in US worse than previously known – study
  • New York Times - Korean Survivors of Atomic Bombs Renew Fight for Recognition, and Apology - Choe Sang-Hun
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Let Hiroshima guide us back to nuclear basics - Kennette Benedict
  • Indian Express - Civil Liability for Nuclear Damage: Now, a dedicated product to cover suppliers' risk - Anil Sasi
  • Deccan Chronicle - Obama administration defends decision to back India's NSG membership
  • UAE National - Saudi minister prefers solar potential over nuclear energy - LeAnne Graves
  • Eyewitness News Johannesburg - First on EWN: SA can't do without nuclear power in the future - Molefe - Gia Nicolaides
  • CBS New York - Environmental Group Wants Indian Point Nuclear Plant Shut Down Over Loose Bolts - CBS New York
  • Asbury Park Press - Chernobyl: Red flag raised over nuclear plant security - Janet Tauro
  • Wicked Local www - NRC: Pilgrim nuclear plant fell short in latest inspection
  • Oswego Daily News - Clean Energy Standard Hearings Revolve Around Nuclear Energy - Steve Yablonski
  • The Charlottesville Newsplex - Is Nuclear Energy the future of energy in the United States? - Taylor Cairns
  • Austin Business Journal - UT, A&M join $3 billion bid to manage nuclear arms lab - Joe Cardillo
  • Houston Chronicle - Texas A&M, UT enter bid to run U.S. nuclear lab--Universities would run New Mexico's Sandia laboratory - Benjamin Wermund |
  • WAER Syracuse - Advocates to State: No Nuclear Power in Clean Energy Standard - Scott Willis
  • All Things Nuclear - Special Nuclear Inspection: River Bend Loss of Shutdown Cooling - Dave Lochbaum, director, Nuclear Safety Project
  • FOX Illinois - Hundreds Rally To Save Illinois Nuclear Power Plants - Jordan Abudayyeh
  • Peoria Public Radio - Exelon in Springfield to save nuclear power plants - Amanda Vinicky
  • mystateline.com Rockford, IL - Nuclear Plant Workers Lobby for New Energy Bill - Emily Waldron
  • Belarus Digest - Astraviec nuclear plant: a poison for Belarus-Lithuania relations? - Igar Gubarevich
  • The Diplomat - China, US Butt Heads Over Nuclear Talks - Ben Lowsen
  • Daily Mail - The 'Armageddon drone' that can search for radiation: Nevada nuclear test site to trial atomic disaster technology - Cheyenne Macdonald
  • Korea Herald - Korea, China to discuss nuclear energy partnership
  • Utah Public Radio - The Ute Mountain Utes Cite Continuing Violations at the White Mesa Uranium Mill - Jon Kovash
  • Moneyweb.za - Nuclear accountability: 'Procurement model critical' - Antoinette Slabbert
  • Korea Herald - [JEJU FORUM] Experts call for greater efforts to tackle N.K. nuclear ambitions - Shin Hyon-hee, Yoon Min-sik
  • Korea Times US - N.K. sends letter to U.N. chief over sanctions' unfairness
  • Yonhap News - Monaco 1st to file implementation report on latest NK sanctions - kokobj@yna.co.kr
  • Korea Herald - Korea releases 1st roadmap to build facility for spent nuclear fuel - Seo Jee-yeon (jyseo@heraldcorp.com)
  • Korea Times - High-level nuke waste site to be chosen by 2028 - Yoon Ja-young
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea to pick site for spent nuclear fuel by 2028 - lcd@yna.co.kr
  • Durham Region - Pickering nuclear plant's Unit 4 expected to be back in service this week
  • Yonhap News - Defense minister to attend regional summit to discuss NK nuclear, regional issues - kokobj@yna.co.kr
  • Reuters - TABLE-S.Korea to restart Wolsong No. 1 nuclear reactor - watchdog - Jee Heun Kahng
  • Malaysia theSunDaily - Encyclopedia on nuclear science in Bahasa Malaysia to be published - P. Chandra Sagaran
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - NM (Lack Of) Excellence Seen In Nuke Museum Approach - Harold Morgan
  • Sputnik - EDF Has No Date for Final Investment Decision on UK's Hinkley Nuclear Plant
  • Interfax Global Energy - IEA rings 'alarm bells' over Belgium's nuclear policy - Annemarie Botzki
  • Focus News - Bulgaria govt approves agreement between NRA, Romania's National Commission for Nuclear Activities Control
  • Vermont Journalism Trust - Vernon's fate gets turn in spotlight at national nuclear summit - Mike Faher
  • SBS - Traditional owners call on resources minister to halt nuclear waste dump - Laura Murphy-Oates
  • Science Magazine - Spent fuel fire on U.S. soil could dwarf impact of Fukushima - Richard Stone
  • Seeking Alpha - Exelon says two nuclear plants fail to clear PJM auction - Carl Surran
  • Khmer Times - Nuclear Power Plant Planned - Tin Sokhavuth
  • Petroleum Economist - Nuclear power in the EU has fallen out of fashion - Tom Nicholls
  • Japan Times - How long will Monju limp on?
  • Xinhua News - Feature: Fukushima victims still suffer five years on
  • TCPalm - Editorial: Why so long to install protective grates at St. Lucie nuclear power plant?
  • TASS - Moscow does not doubt that Hungary will explain situation with Paks NPP to EU – FM
  • San Jose Mercury News - Emails cast clouds over PUC ties to PG&E and Wall Street - George Avalos
  • Bloomberg - Japan's Program to Boost Clean Energy Starts to Show Progress - Stephen Stapczynski
  • The Guardian Australia - Adnyamathanha disgust at nuclear waste dump move
  • Tri-City Herald - Benton, Franklin PUD leaders oppose carbon tax initiative - Annette Cary
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - State posts fish advisory on Bear Creek - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Amy Rothrock, FOIA officer at DOE, retires - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - ORNL gets $2.54M grant for windows research - Frank Munger
  • IAEA - Using Nuclear Technology: Independent Regulators, Appropriate Nuclear Legislation are Vital, Says IAEA Director General - Aabha Dixit, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - Behind the Scenes: Q&A with a Decommissioner - Nicole Jawerth, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - From Uranium Mine to Fishing Lake: Environmental Remediation in France's Limousin Region - Aabha Dixit, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: Biomass Research and Development Technical Advisory Committee, Pages 33247 - 33248 [FR DOC #: 2016-12320]
  • Energy Department - Notices: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Paducah, Page 33247 [FR DOC #: 2016-12317]
  • Energy Department - Notices: Requests for Nominations: Biomass Research and Development Technical Advisory Committee, Pages 33248 - 33249 [FR DOC #: 2016-12319]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings; Sunshine Act, Pages 33274 - 33275 [FR DOC #: 2016-12465]
  • World Nuclear News - Hinkley must be on time to benefit from CfDs, committee told
  • World Nuclear News - Fuel loading completed at Fangchenggang 2
  • World Nuclear News - Alliance brings Russian fuel to US market
  • World Nuclear News - Summit urges action to preserve US nuclear reactors
  • World Nuclear News - China to help Sudan develop first nuclear plant
  • World Nuclear News - EDF Energy chief refuses to 'prejudge' outcome of HPC talks
  • World Nuclear News - First criticality for Watts Bar 2
  • Brussels Times - Belgian nuclear waste sites will cost at least € 3 billion
  • BelTA - Separate agreement on returning spent nuclear fuel from Belarus to Russia

    Tuesday, May 24, 2016

  • Heritage Foundation - House Energy and Water Appropriations Bill: Makes Progress but Could Do More to Cut Spending - Justin Bogie, Daren Bakst, Nicolas Loris and Katie Tubb
  • KPVI News 6 - INL prepares for wildfire season - Jason Borba
  • Longmont Times-Call - Boulder County considers $8 million Wheeler Ranch purchase - John Fryar
  • Yorkshire Post - Councillor who backed Yorkshire fracking gets intimidating emails - James Reed
  • AP - Hard-line cleric voted leader of Iran's Assembly of Experts - Nasser Karimi, Jon Gambrell
  • AP - Obama's Hiroshima trip parachutes him into history disputes - Foster Klug
  • Bloomberg - EDF Says Never More Ready to Build Project Than Hinkley - Alex Morales, Rachel Morison
  • Bloomberg - China's CNNC Seeking to Build Sudan's First Nuclear Reactor - Stephen Stapczynski, Aibing Guo
  • Reuters - UPDATE 2-EDF says cannot give timing for UK nuclear investment decision - Susanna Twidale
  • Reuters - In Iran, dividends of nuclear deal are slow to appear - Samia Nakhoul and Richard Mably
  • Reuters - China signs deal with Sudan to build nuclear reactor: Xinhua - David Stanway
  • RT - 600 tons of melted radioactive Fukushima fuel still not found, clean-up chief reveals
  • ABC - Fukushima clean-up chief still hunting for 600 tonnes of melted radioactive fuel - Mark Willacy
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - Nuclear fission begins at TVA's Watts Bar Unit 2 reactor - Dave Flessner
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Watts Bar Unit 2 begins its initial nuclear reaction - Ed Marcum
  • Financial Times - France still 'fully behind' new Hinkley Point nuclear plant
  • Environmental Leader - Is a Nuclear Revival 15 Years Off? Energy Secretary Moniz Thinks SoBy: Ken Silverstein
  • Utility Dive - Report: US nuclear plants vulnerable to disasters despite post-Fukushima safety steps - Robert Walton
  • CCTV - China establishes national nuclear emergency team - Wu Guoxiu
  • Eyewitness News Johannesburg - 'SA's investment in nuclear energy a gross miscalculation' - Kumi Naidoo
  • IOL - Nuclear deal 'must be fought' - Helen Bamford
  • Irish Times - Minsk Letter: Belarus goes ahead with nuclear power - Kieran Cooke in Minsk
  • World Nuclear News - China to help Sudan develop first nuclear plant
  • World Nuclear News - First criticality for Watts Bar 2
  • Western Mail - 38 companies express interest in building mini nuclear power station at Trawsfynydd - Owen Hughes
  • All Things Nuclear - Nuclear Plant Containment Failure: Potpourri - Dave Lochbaum, director, Nuclear Safety Project
  • BusinessTech - Govt misses deadline to open up alleged Russian nuclear deal
  • The White House - FACT SHEET: Enhancing U.S.-Vietnam Civil Nuclear Clean Energy Cooperation - Office of the Press Secretary
  • The Wire - When Chernobyl's Radioactive Residues Were Thought to Be in Mumbai's Butter - K.S. Parthasarathy
  • Ecowatch - 10 Near Misses at U.S. Nuclear Power Plants Considered Precursors to a Meltdown
  • KWQC-TV6 Quad-Cities - Hundreds travel to Springfield in support of Cordova Nuclear Plant - James Stratton
  • YLE News - Credit ratings agencies downgrade nuclear power company TVO
  • Daily Caller - Egypt Gets $25 Billion From Russia To Build Nuclear Reactors, Despite Terror Risk - Andrew Follett
  • Pakistan DAily Times - Enhancing nuclear transparency - RizwanAsghar
  • Press of Atlantic City - NRC to discuss safety assessment of Oyster Creek Nuclear Plant on Thursday
  • Wiscasset Newspaper - Rines to deliver message at nuke waste meeting - Phil Di Vece
  • KMTV - "Save Ft. Calhoun Nuclear Station" gains momentum - Nick Starling
  • The Manomet Current - Giant container marked 'radioactive' catches Manomet's attention
  • Naija247news - Radioactive Waste Disposal: Hinderance to Nigeria's Civil Nuclear Programme? - Yusuf O. Ali
  • Yonhap News - Ex-U.S. nuclear negotiator expresses condolences over N.K. diplomat's death
  • Xinhua News - Interview: Japan should learn lessons from Chernobyl -- Russian expert
  • Jordan Times - Jordan in negotiations with potential partners in nuclear project - Mohammad Ghazal
  • The Maritime Executive - Darwin at Center of Nuclear Waste Controversy
  • Cape Cod Times - Pilgrim falls short in second inspection
  • Asbury Park Press - Meeting planned on Oyster Creek safety problem - Amanda Oglesby
  • BelTA - Nuclear energy prospects in spotlight at Moscow's Atomexpo
  • BelTA - Potupchik: Belarus is open to international community in NPP construction
  • Big Horn Radio - Wyoming Delegation Calls to Stop Uranium Dumping
  • Barrie Examiner - Letter: Background on Bruce Power - James Scongack, Bruce Power
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Demolition moves ahead furiously at K-27; preparations underway for other Cold War facilities - Frank Munger
  • The Guardian - UK renewables cuts 'risk slowing shift to clean energy' - Adam Vaughan
  • Asahi Shimbun - VOX POPULI: We cannot guilt U.S. without admitting own wartime sins
  • London Free Press - Nonsensical energy plans echo Big Brother control - Jim Merriam
  • Augusta Chronicle - UGA, SRS close to agreement on program to explain monitoring - Walter C. Jones
  • RenewEconomy - Energy costs for German industry fall sharply since 2010 - Craig Morris
  • Japan Times - Atomic bomb exhibit opens in Mie near G-7 summit venue
  • IOL - The ghost town in the shadows of Chernobyl
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Carbon fiber happenings at ORNL - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - ORNL to open office in Chattanooga - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - K-27 demolition moves ahead furiously; preparations underway for other Cold War facilities - Frank Munger
  • IAEA - From Uranium Mine to Fishing Lake: Environmental Remediation in France's Limousin Region - Aabha Dixit, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • The Guardian - No deadline set for final decision on Hinkley nuclear plant - Damian Carrington
  • Bellona - Russian Duma defines 'political activity' for NGOs, adding more ambiguous criteria to name 'foreign agents' - Charles Digges
  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - Notices: Meetings: Subcommittee for Dose Reconstruction Reviews, Advisory Board on Radiation and Worker Health, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Pages 32753 - 32754 [FR DOC #: 2016-12149]
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: International Energy Agency, Pages 32743 - 32744 [FR DOC #: 2016-12280]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Rules: Variable Annual Fee Structure for Small Modular Reactors, Pages 32617 - 32628 [FR DOC #: 2016-11975]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Confirmatory Orders: Entergy Nuclear Operations, Inc., Palisades Nuclear Plant, Pages 32797 - 32800 [FR DOC #: 2016-12193]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Construction Permit Applications: Medical Radioisotope Production Facility; Northwest Medical Isotopes, LLC, Pages 32793 - 32796 [FR DOC #: 2016-12195]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Facility Operating Licenses and Combined Licenses Involving No Significant Hazards Considerations; Applications and Amendments, Pages 32800 - 32815 [FR DOC #: 2016-11976]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards, Page 32792 [FR DOC #: 2016-12197]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings; Sunshine Act, Pages 32815 - 32816 [FR DOC #: 2016-12337]
  • Center for Public Integrity - Scientists say nuclear fuel pools around the country pose safety and health risks - Patrick Malone
  • NRDC - House Energy and Water Bill Loaded with Policy Riders - Marc Boom
  • NRC - NRC to Discuss Performance Assessment for Diablo Canyon Nuclear Power Plant
  • NRC - NRC Approves License Transfer of La Crosse Nuclear Plant
  • NRC - NRC to Amend Regulations to Establish Separate Fees for Small Modular Reactors
  • ENENews - Hospital: Fukushima radiation may be eating holes in people's brains – Report: Military brought in to hide true radiation levels – Experts: Officials covering up dire consequences of crisis… Worry over high number of cancers being detected – Public suffering radioactive-related diseases (VIDEO)
  • Kyodo News - FEATURE: Antinuke campaigners unlikely to be satisfied by Obama Hiroshima trip - Keiji Hirano
  • Japan Times - Hiroshima A-bomb museum chief hopes Obama will visit displays 'as a father' - Tomohiro Osaki
  • Japan Times - Declassified U.S. cables reveal lead-up to Hiroshima A-bomb decision - Eric Johnston
  • Japan Times - No invite issued for ex-POW to accompany Obama on Hiroshima visit: White House
  • Japan Times - Prominent scholars urge Obama to use Hiroshima visit to reinvigorate push against nukes - Jesse Johnson
  • Japan Times - Atomic bomb exhibit opens in Mie near G-7 summit venue
  • Asahi Shimbun - Obama may meet A-bomb survivors in Hiroshima visit - Atsushi Okudera
  • Asahi Shimbun - Vast majority see Obama visit to Hiroshima in a positive light
  • Mainichi Daily News - U.S. filmmaker Stone, scholars urge Obama to meet A-bomb survivors
  • JAIF - Vol. 3: Special Interview with Dr. Shigekazu Suzuki
  • TEPCO - Transfer of the existing fuel business (upstream/procurement) and existing overseas thermal IPP business etc. to JERA Co., Inc.
  • TEPCO - Financial Assistance from the Nuclear Damage Compensation and Decommissioning Facilitation Corporation
  • Jiji Press - TEPCO to Halt Most Work at Fukushima N-Plant for G-7 Summit
  • TEPCO - Situation of storing and treatment of accumulated water including highly concentrated radioactive materials at Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station (253rd Release)
  • The Pennsylvania Record - Nicholas Malfitano - EEOICPA
  • The Sunshine Coast Daily - How radioactive is the Sunshine Coast? Let's find out - Kathy Sundstrom
  • Eurasia Review - Growth Of Nuclear Energy: Issues In Safety, Safeguards and Security – Analysis - Olli Heinonen
  • The Brussels Times - Belgian nuclear waste sites will cost at least € 3 billion
  • New York Times - Michael Mariotte, a Leading Antinuclear Activist, Dies at 63 - Sam Roberts
  • State of Michigan - Low-Level Radioactive Waste in Michigan - Jennifer M. Granholm, Governor

    Monday, May 23, 2016

  • Sioux Falls Argus Leader - Drilling project stokes nuclear fears - John Hult
  • CBS Denver - Concerns Of Rocky Flats Health Impacts Stretch For Miles - Tiffany Hansen
  • Denver Post - $375M settlement reached in homeowner lawsuit against Rocky Flats - John Aguilar
  • Tri-City Herald - Mobile lab to detect Hanford chemical vapors being tested - Annette Cary
  • AP - Hiroshima trip by Obama stirs differing views across Pacific - Mari Yamaguchi, Julie Watson
  • AP - Wild US election fascinates, worries Iran after nuclear deal - Nasser Karimi
  • Korea Times - Talks offer by NK reflects bid to be 'nuclear state' - Kang Seung-woo
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea's nuclear armament could undermine U.S. influence in Asia: CRS report - Chang Jae-soon
  • Japan Today - U.S. would back Japan rethink on plutonium recycling: White House
  • Utiltiy Dive - NEI: More than a dozen nuclear plants 'at risk' of early closure - Robert Walton
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - The Middle East: Culprit for my nuclear security insomnia - Nilsu Goren
  • PR Newswire - "Decision Making in a Nuclear Middle East" Draws Parallels Between US-Soviet Cold War and Emerging Nuclear Tensions Between Israel, Iran - Ozzie Paez
  • Post-Bulletin - Prairie Island nuke plant shows off safety upgrades - Brian Todd
  • Bloomberg BNA - Yucca Mountain Nuclear Waste Repository still to face resistance after Reid retirement - Brian Dabbs
  • CounterPunch - Indian Point Nuclear Plant: It Doesn't Take a Meltdown to Harm Local Residents - Joseph Mangano – Janette D. Sherman
  • Japan Times - After 71 years, debate over A-bombs shows no sign of resolution
  • Xinhua News - Hasty return of "nuclear refugees" raises grave concerns in Japan
  • EastDay - Truths covered about Fukushima surface over five years
  • NASDAQ - Lightbridge and Vietnam's Civil Nuclear Regulatory Agency Sign Nuclear Safety Training Agreement - GlobeNewswire
  • London Times - The story of nuclear power comes full circle and back to Cumbria - Robin Pagnamenta
  • Australian Financial Review - Homer Simpson and nuclear politics as France shows the way for way says business boss - Simon Evans
  • Handelsblatt Global Edition - Taxpayers May Feel Nuclear Fallout
  • Daily Post North Wales - Trawsfynydd nuke sub inspired reactor plan attracts global interest - Owen Hughes
  • InDaily Adelaide - Failure to seize nuclear opportunity a national tragedy: Minchin - Tom Richardson
  • World Nuclear News - Chinese AP1000 fuel line moves to production
  • World Nuclear News - Managing financing risks for new nuclear
  • Yahoo! News7 - Goodes diplomatic on SA dump idea - AAP
  • University at Buffalo Reporter - EPA honors Gardella's work to address radioactive waste in WNY - Charlotte Hsu
  • Courthouse News Service - $375 Million Settlement for Rocky Flats Nuke Plant - Emma Gannon
  • ExecutiveBiz blog - Bechtel-Hitachi-Japan Gas JV to Build UK Nuclear Plant - Ramona Adams
  • E&E Daily - Environmental Progress founder Shellenberger talks shift to nuclear energy advocacy - Monica Trauzzi, Michael Shellenberger
  • Pakistan Daily Times - When nuclear plants expire: stick the taxpayers with the bill (and the waste) - Linda Pentz Gunter
  • Business Standard - China clarifies on Pakistan's NSG application
  • Interfax-Ukraine - Ukraine buys nuclear fuel worth $80.5 mln in Q1 2016
  • Energy Voice - Amec Foster Wheeler wins nuclear decomm deal
  • The Transcontinental Port Augusta - Flinders nuclear discussion continues in Hawker and Quorn - Matt Carcich
  • Asahi Shimbun - Editorial: There is simply no reason to continue Monju reactor program
  • Aiken Standard - Letter: SRS can be used as storage site - Victor J. Reilly, Aiken
  • Xinhua News - S. Korea calls for DPRK's denuclearization stance before military talks
  • CBC News - Hiroshima survivor looks back on nuclear bomb horrors ahead of Obama visit
  • Japan Times - 80% of hibakusha in poll not seeking Obama A-bomb apology during Hiroshima visit
  • News Ghana - Years on,Fukushima still stands in the midst of untold stories
  • Shanghai Daily - Children near Fukushima more likely to suffer from thyroid cancer
  • SBS - Goodes' tactful line on SA nuclear dump - AAP
  • The Australian - Don't lose chance for SA nuclear dump site: business
  • AzerNews - Azerbaijan, Israel mull nuclear safety issues
  • WTVC - Watts Bar Unit 2 operates under own power for first time
  • Forbes - Time For A Hard Reset On California's Broken Utilities Regulator
  • Oak Ridge Today - Y-12 receives six NNSA Sustainability Awards
  • Reuters - CEZ to begin planned Temelin plant shutdowns in June
  • SA Business Day - Letter: Wrong report used - Keith Gottschalk, Claremont
  • Interfax-Ukraine - Cabinet: Chornobyl NPP reactor four confinement top priority in 2016
  • IAEA - Safe Closure and Cleanup: International Conference on Decommissioning and Environmental Remediation Opens in Madrid - Lenka Kollar, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • Yonhap News - N.K. nukes prompt Seoul to further tighten sanctions on Pyongyang - sooyeon@yna.co.kr
  • Xinhua News - Truths deliberately covered about Fukushima surface over five years
  • Xinhua News - Commentary: Tokyo's handling of Fukushima aftermath lacks responsibility - Sun Ding
  • Xinhua News - Children near Fukushima more likely to suffer from thyroid cancer
  • Heritage Foundation - House Energy and Water Appropriations Bill: Makes Progress but Could Do More to Cut Spending - Justin Bogie, Daren Bakst, Nicolas Loris and Katie Tubb
  • NAS - Project Update: Lessons Learned from the Fukushima Nuclear Accident for Improving Safety and Security of U.S. Nuclear Plants
  • NHK World - Govt. to assist Fukushima Daiichi workers' health
  • Kyodo News - High court does not recognize 388 people as Nagasaki A-bomb survivors
  • Asahi Shimbun - Ise exhibition aims to remind world leaders of nuclear horrors
  • Japan Times - Nagasaki plaintiffs lose legal bid for A-bomb survivor health care
  • Japan Times - After 71 years, debate over A-bombs shows no sign of resolution - Reiji Yoshida
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Hurdles remain ahead of Abe's decision on tax policy - Satoshi Ariizumi and Ryosuke Yamauchi
  • Jiji Press - Abe to Use Obama Hiroshima Visit to Push Nuclear Disarmament
  • Jiji Press - A-Bomb Exhibit Held near G-7 Summit Venue in Japan
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: President's Council of Advisors on Science and Technology, Page 32319 [FR DOC #: 2016-11959]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Direct and Indirect Transfer of Licenses: Luminant Generation Co. LLC, Comanche Peak Nuclear Power Plant, Unit Nos. 1 and 2, and Independent Spent Fuel Storage Installation Facility, Pages 32350 - 32351 [FR DOC #: 2016-12051]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Guidance: Containment Shell or Liner Moisture Barrier Inspection, Pages 32355 - 32356 [FR DOC #: 2016-12039]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: License Amendment Applications: PSEG Nuclear LLC, Salem Nuclear Generating Station, Unit Nos. 1 and 2, Pages 32351 - 32355 [FR DOC #: 2016-12054]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on Planning and Procedures, Page 32355 [FR DOC #: 2016-12052]

    Sunday, May 22, 2016

  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - One of America's biggest research labs to open in Chattanooga - Dave Flessner
  • Reuters - Obama: Hiroshima visit to emphasize current U.S. ties with Japan
  • Bloomberg - Iran Won't Freeze Oil Output Before OPEC Meeting - Ladane Nasseri
  • UAE National - Nuclear power is the answer to growing energy demands, forum hears - Caline Malek
  • Western Mail - £14bn North Wales nuclear power station to be built by the Japanese and Americans - Sion Barry
  • Detroit News - Letter: Nuclear is critical to our energy future - Spencer Abraham, 10th secretary of energy
  • Japan Times - Hiroshima, Nagasaki mayors expect Obama visit to empower quest for nuke-free world
  • Al Bawaba - Egypt approves $25B Russian loan for Dabaa nuclear power plant construction
  • The Australian - Fears nuclear dump will end their story
  • Dhaka Tribune - Six services for Rooppur nuclear project exempted from VAT - Syed Samiul Basher Anik
  • Washington Post - Michael Mariotte, no-nukes activist and punk-band drummer, dies at 63 - Matt Schudel
  • Tehran Times - EU, U.S. failing to fully comply with commitments made under nuclear deal, says Iran central banker
  • Augusta Chronicle - Former Navy vet one of many working on new Plant Vogtle reactors - Walter C. Jones
  • ABC.au - Revisiting Fukushima: Five years on - Mark Willacy, photos by Yumi Asada
  • Chillicothe Gazette - New opinion sought on report impacting Centrifuge plant - Chris Balusik
  • Toledo Blade - FirstEnergy rate plan gets retooled - Jon Chavez
  • Intifada Palestine - The Real Nakba - Dr. Elias Akleh
  • Malaysia Star - Nuclear energy Bill gets nod from Thai government
  • Pittsburgh Tribune-Review - Letter: The Parks nuke fiasco - Jack Bologna, Parks
  • Connecticut Post - Nevada program tests flying drones to sniff out radiation - Ken Ritter
  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - Letter: Book reviewer should look at the NRC's Three Mile Island report - Falk Kantor, Shaler, retired employee of the Nuclear Regulatory Commission
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Type B-1 House in early Oak Ridge - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - SNS has strong run leading up to summer maintenance outage - Frank Munger
  • Trend News Agency - Iran, India set to sign 14 MoUs - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea presses N. Korea to give up nukes in response to dialogue offer
  • New Yorker - THE DEMON CORE AND THE STRANGE DEATH OF LOUIS SLOTIN - Alex Wellerstein
  • Wall Street Journal - New Complaints of Exposures Emerge at Hanford Site - John R. Emshwiller
  • Science AAAS - Burning reactor fuel could have worsened the Fukushima disaster - Richard Stone
  • NHK World - Former US POWs to accompany Obama to Hiroshima
  • Japan Times - Hiroshima, Nagasaki mayors expect Obama visit to empower quest for nuke-free world
  • Japan Times - Ex-POW invited to accompany Obama on historic Hiroshima visit

    Saturday, May 21, 2016

  • KIFI Idaho Falls - DOE unlikely to meet deadline for startup of waste treatment facility
  • Wall Street Journal - Experts Urge U.S. Nuclear Plants to Implement Stricter Monitoring - Cassandra Sweet
  • Bangkok Nation - Cheers, doubts as nuclear energy bill gets NLA nod - Pratch Rujivanarom, Prapasri Osatanon
  • Jackson Hole News&Guide - Feds will miss cleanup deadline at INL - Associated Press
  • CBS Denver - Deal Reached Between Homeowners, Rocky Flats Operators - Dan Elliott
  • Tri-City Herald - Radiation spike press release incorrect, misleading - Darrell R. Fisher, Ph.D.
  • Vancouver Columbian - Two more Hanford workers report vapors - The Associated Press
  • Seattle PI - Climate change deniers from Congress rebuked and rebuffed by AG Ferguson - Joel Connelly
  • LA Monitor - NMED extends cleanup comment period - Tris DeRoma
  • LA Monitor - Valle Grande prescribed fire a success - Stewart Robertson
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Report finds fire-safety deficiencies at LANL - Rebecca Moss
  • Bloomberg - Kang Sok Ju, North Korea Diplomat in Nuclear Talks, Dies at 76 - Heejin Kim, Sam Kim
  • AP - North Korean diplomat who negotiated '94 deal with US dies - Kim Tong-Hyung
  • Rochester Democrat and Chronicle - Cuomo, companies differ over nuclear plant closings - Thomas C. Zambito
  • TASS - Putin content with Russia-ASEAN summit in Sochi
  • MIT Technology Review - Nuclear Shutdowns Could Ramp Up U.S. Carbon Emissions - Richard Martin
  • Japan Times - U.S. would back a rethink of Japan's plutonium recycling program ...
  • Politico - Obama's Asian nuclear nightmare - Michael Crowley
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Obama should honor Manhattan Project workers - Richard Cook
  • Pembroke Daily Observer - KERNELS OF WISDOM: 'Little Boy' a 'Fat Man' and the Sword of Damocles - Rev. Eric Strachan
  • International Business Times UK - Hitachi, Bechtel and JGC aiming to build £10bn nuclear power station in Wales - Kedar Grandhi
  • Daily Telegraph - General warned of nuclear war to pay mortgage, says Foreign Secretary - Matthew Holehouse
  • London Times - 'Make no mistake: if Russia marches into the Baltics it means nuclear war' - Damian Whitworth
  • EurActiv - NATO finalises military build-up to counter Russia
  • Foreign Policy Journal - Can Russia Survive Washington's Attack? - Paul Craig Roberts
  • Unz Review - Debunking Popular Clichés About Modern Warfare - The Saker
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - DOE to miss another waste deadline - Luke Ramseth
  • Belfast Telegraph - Blu Tack helps nuclear workers solve sticky problem
  • BBC News - Tacky solution to Dounreay reactor core problem
  • TASS - Russian nuclear corporation ready to take part in nuclear projects in Malaysia – minister
  • WATD FM Marshfield - Plymouth: Draft Permit Released for Pilgrim Nuclear Plant - David Skill
  • Penn Energy - Value of nuclear power up for debate in New Mexico rate case - Susan Montoya Bryan
  • Energy Live News - IEA calls on Belgium to reconsider nuclear phase-out policy - Jacqueline Echevarria
  • Rochester Democrat and Chronicle - Ginna and environs remain stable – for now - Steve Orr
  • Reveal - The Pentagon Papers: Secrets, lies and leaks
  • New Straits Times - Orbita, a ghost of Chernobyl in the heart of Ukraine - AFP
  • Lower Hudson Journal - NY Senators want Algonquin pipeline shut down - Thomas C. Zambito
  • Union of Concerned Scientists - NAS Report on NRC's Deficient Spent Fuel Pool Regulation Echoes UCS Criticisms
  • Wisconsin State Journal - Paul Wilson: Small nuclear reactors will help cut carbon - Paul Wilson
  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - Sirens sound, but no emergency at Beaver County nuclear plant
  • East Grinstead Courier & Observer - East Grinstead woman recounts fear of nuclear radiation following Chernobyl disaster - David Farbrother
  • Wall Street Journal - New Complaints of Exposures Emerge at Hanford Site - John R. Emshwiller
  • St. Louis Public Radio - Former McDonnell Douglas workers, residents file suit over radiation exposure - Durrie Bouscaren
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Y-12 inventors - Frank Munger
  • Yonhap News - N.K. urges S. Korea to immediately accept its offer for military talks - sooyeon@yna.co.kr
  • NHK World - Obama talks to NHK about Hiroshima visit
  • NHK World - Obama to recognize US responsibility in Hiroshima
  • NHK World - Views divided in US, UK over atomic bombings
  • NHK World - Rice farming resumes in a Fukushima town
  • Japan Times - Stimson Center offers A-bomb damage assessment photos to Hiroshima museum
  • JAIF - Toward the Development of Young Nuclear Engineers and Researchers Capable of Acting Globally - Akio Takahashi, President, JAIF
  • Jiji Press - Obama Seen to Recognize "Special Responsibility" in Hiroshima

    Friday, May 20, 2016

  • Courthouse News Service - DOE Sued for $40M Over Nuclear Waste Storage - Lorraine Bailey
  • St. George Daily Spectrum - CD4 Democrats clash again - Lucas M Thomas
  • Reno Gazette-Journal - Letter: Parts of Nevada GOP platform 'especially objectionable' - Karen Benson, Reno
  • Oak Ridger - Nuclear accidents, disasters subject of Smyser lecture
  • Denver Post - $375M settlement reached in homeowner lawsuit against Rocky Flats - John Aguilar
  • Colorado Public Radio - Homeowners, Rocky Flats Operators Reach $375M Settlement - Jenny Brundin
  • Wall Street Journal - Deal Settles Homeowners' Suit Over Nuclear-Weapons Plant - Associated Press
  • KING5 Seattle - What is Hanford? - Russ Walker and Susannah Frame
  • Tri-City Herald - State auditor candidate has eye on Hanford - Annette Cary
  • Tri-City Herald - Public can support new national park with donations - Annette Cary
  • KING5 Seattle - Sick worker: 'Hanford ruined my life' - Susannah Frame,
  • KING5 Seattle - Hanford's Dirty Secrets - Susannah Frame
  • AP - Deal reached between homeowners, weapons plant operators - Dan Elliott
  • AP - All 7 crew members safe as B-52 crashes on Guam - Grace Garces Bordallo
  • Bloomberg - U.S. Nuclear Reactors Fall Short on Steps to Cope With Disasters - Jonathan Crawford
  • Reuters - Obama's Hiroshima visit looks to future amid charges of selective amnesia - Linda Sieg and Matt Spetalnick
  • Reuters - U.S., Europeans promise to clarify doing business with Iran - David Alexander and Yeganeh Torbati
  • Reuters - Pakistan says "seriously concerned" by India's missile tests - Drazen Jorgic
  • Reuters - Renewables cannot replace nuclear in France yet : EDF exec - Geert De Clercq
  • NEI - House and Senate Panels Advance Bills on Advanced Reactors, NRC Fee Reform
  • Scientific American - Nuclear Power Critical to U.S. Climate Goals--Secretary of Energy and lawmakers argue to save the nation's existing nuclear power plants - Umair Irfan, ClimateWire
  • Forbes - Addressing Economic Challenges Facing Nuclear Power Plants - Rod Adams
  • Platts - Fifteen to 20 nuclear units in US 'at risk' of shutdown: industry official - Steven Dolley
  • Scientific American blog - 3 Ways Small Modular Reactors Overcome Existing Barriers to Nuclear - Robert Fares
  • EIN News - DOE Summit on Improving the Economics of America's Nuclear Power Plants
  • Bloomberg BNA - Nuclear Firms: More Federal Money for Advanced Reactors - Rebecca Kern
  • Lower Hudson Journal - Shutdown battle: A tale of 2 nuclear power plants - Thomas C. Zambito
  • Environmental Leader - If Nuclear Could Get Subsidies Like Wind and Solar, It Would Keep Providing Clean Power, Say SupportersBy: Ken Silverstein
  • FuelFix blog - Nuclear costs will come down, executives tell senators - Posted by James Osborne
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Editorial: TVA sensible to move forward on modular reactors - National Interest
  • Phys.org - Fukushima nuclear accident is 'wake-up call' for US to improve monitoring of spent fuel pools
  • National Interest - How America Can Dominate Global Nuclear Energy - Lauren R. Sukin
  • Deutsche Local - Ruhr nuclear plant 'pumped radioactive waste into air'
  • Bloomington Pantagraph - Bill to help Clinton nuclear plant on back burner - Dan Petrella
  • Business Wire - Illinois Senate Energy and Public Utilities Committee Holds Hearing on Next Generation Energy Plan to Support State's Clean Energy Future - Exelon
  • News-Gazette, Champaign, IL - Exelon decision elusive as talks continue - Fri, 05/20/2016 - 7:00am | Tom Kacich
  • E&E Daily - Exelon presses for help at state, federal levels - Jeffrey Tomich
  • The Guardian - Hitachi heads up new bid to build nuclear plant in Wales - Terry Macalister
  • Govtrack - S. 2795: Nuclear Energy Innovation and Modernization Act - Sponsor: James "Jim" Inhofe (R-OK)
  • Govtrack - H.R. 4979: Advanced Nuclear Technology Development Act of 2016 - Sponsor: Robert Latta (R-OH5)
  • Japan Today - Ex-PM Koizumi backs U.S. sailors suing TEPCO over Fukushima radiation
  • New Yorker - THE DEMISE OF RBC AND INVESTIGATIVE REPORTING IN RUSSIA - Masha Lipman
  • Washington Times - Value of nuclear power up for debate in New Mexico rate case - Susan Montoya Bryan
  • PR Newswire - Nuclear Waste Management Market to Account for US$5.63 Billion in Revenue by 2024; Influx of Investments to Support Growth: TMR - Transparency Market Research
  • Reuters - Pakistan applies to join Nuclear Suppliers Group club - Drazen Jorgic and Syed Raza Hassan
  • Indian Express - NPT not required for Nuclear Suppliers Group membership: India - See more at: Indian Express
  • Economic Times - Exception cannot be made for India in membership to nuclear suppliers club: Chinese officials - Dipanjan Roy Chaudhury
  • DNA India - After China blocked India's entry, Pakistan applies for membership of elite nuclear group
  • Pakistan Today - Pakistan formally applies to join nuclear suppliers club
  • Washington County Enterprise and Pilot Tribune - Navy vets retired from first nuclear plant crew - Katie Rohman
  • Energy Collective - Time for Europe to Stop Supporting Ukraine's Risky Nuclear Power Sector - Iryna Holovko
  • Albany Times Union - Preserve nuke plants to cut costs - Rob DiFrancesco
  • TASS - Russian nuclear corporation ready to take part in nuclear projects in Malaysia – minister
  • Sputnik News - 'A Partner We Can Trust': Iran Chooses Russia to Build Bushehr Nuke Plant
  • Creamer Media's Engineering News - Call for more certainty on nuclear energy in South Africa - Kim Cloete
  • VietNamNet Bridge - Workshop promotes nuclear power
  • Patriot Ledger - With Pilgrim nuke plant about to close, EPA issues draft permit for water usage - Chris Burrell
  • Cape Cod Times - Pilgrim's long-delayed water discharge permit updated - Christine Legere
  • Trend News Agency - US expert: Armenia's Metsamor nuclear plant poses threat for entire region - Anakhanum Idayatova
  • Daily NK - Cadres divided on likelihood of fifth nuclear test
  • IHS Jane's Defence Weekly - EU expands sanctions on North Korea in response to nuclear programme - Brooks Tigner
  • Korea Times - 'NK has nuclear missiles' - Jun Ji-hye
  • Singapore Straits Times - Nowhere to safely site a nuclear plant in Singapore - Tan Peng Boon
  • Albuquerque Journal - Nuclear family: Sandia labs field testers tell the story of 'Cold War Warriors' - Adrian Gomez
  • TVC News - Nigeria ready for nuclear energy, says Power minister
  • Sputnik News - Russia Ready to Propose ASEAN New Nuclear Electrical Power Plants - Putin
  • ITV UK - Realistic or idyllic? Nuclear plant designs shortlisted
  • Atlanta Progressive News - New Partnership to Monitor Nuclear Radiation in Georgia for Three Years - Matthew Charles Cardinale
  • HNN Huntingtonnews - NUCLEAR LEGACY: Atomic Energy Commission Considered Expansion of Former Huntington Plant - Tony E. Rutherford
  • Sputnik News - The Lessons of Chernobyl and Fukushima - Denis Bolotsky
  • National Geographic - Is it Safe to Visit Fukushima? - Posted by Ari Beser
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Cleaning up the two worst nuclear disasters - SEIYA TSUJI and TARO YOKOSAWA
  • Xinhua News - Spotlight: Fukushima, an ongoing tragedy Japanese government has brushed aside
  • Dissident Voice - Fukushima Flunks Decontamination - Robert Hunziker
  • Energy Voice - MP questions safety of Dounreay waste transfer - Phil Allan
  • Tampa Bay Times•blog - FPL parent company rejects demand for a report on impact of sea level rise to nuclear plants - Mary Ellen Klas
  • Reuters UK - EDF Energy finds no significant new cracking in UK reactor core
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Moniz to Atlanta - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Centrus names Cutlip VP for field ops - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - The old Skyway Drive-in in Oak Ridge - Frank Munger
  • Beyond Nuclear - Senate steals $30 million of our dollars to transport and dump nuclear waste
  • Fairewinds Energy Education - Shake, Rattle, and Roll: Seismic Report Part 1
  • NRC - NRC to Hold Meeting with Exelon on May 26 in Stafford Township, N.J., Regarding Performance of Oyster Creek Nuclear Power Plant
  • NRC blog - Taking a Look at an Independent Review of Spent Fuel Pool Safety and Security - Scott Burnell, Public Affairs Officer
  • IAEA - Environmental Protection Key for Nuclear Power Programmes, IAEA Meeting Discusses - Elisabeth Dyck, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • IAEA - Decommissioning and Environmental Remediation: IAEA Conference to Start on Monday - Irena Chatzis, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • IAEA - Ten New Nuclear Power Reactors Connected to Grid in 2015, Highest Number Since 1990 - Aabha Dixit, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - Over 100 Disused Radioactive Sources Removed from Irradiation Facilities in Uzbekistan - Vladimir Michal, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy, Sandor Tozser, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • Trend News Agency - NGO International Coalition must be established against Armenia's Metsamor nuclear plant
  • Trend News Agency - Armenia's Metsamor nuclear plant can cause major radiation accident - Anakhanum Idayatova
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notices: Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc., Page 31937 [FR DOC #: 2016-11962]
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notices: Meetings: National Advisory Council for Environmental Policy and Technology PDF Page 31937 (1 page) [FR DOC #: 2016-11972]
  • Executive Office of the President - Presidential Documents Iraq; Continuation of National Emergency (Notice of May 18, 2016), Pages 32217 - 32219 [FR DOC #: 2016-12142]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Guidance: Superseded or Outdated Generic Communications; Withdrawal PDF Pages 31969 - 31972 (4 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-11994]
  • Nuclear Australia - South Australian Premier's nuclear waste plan proving dodgy, electorally speaking
  • Nuclear Australia - Parliamentary Inquiry in South Australia, about nuclear waste import plan
  • EurekAlert - Fukushima nuclear accident is 'wake-up call' for US to improve monitoring of spent fuel pools - National Academy Of Sciences

    Thursday, May 19, 2016

  • Japan Times - 'The Present Areas Affected by the Catastrophe: The Art of Iwate, Miyagi and Fukushima' - Megan Green
  • Bloomberg BNA - House, Senate Panels OK Advanced Nuclear Reactor Bills - Rebecca Kern
  • Inland Valley Daily Bulletin - Letter: Department of Toxic Substances Control must address the public's' concerns: Letters - Dana J. Lamb, Chino Hills
  • LA Monitor - Watchdogs file lawsuit over cleanup at LANL - Associated Press
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Nuclear energy makes comeback in Congress - Luke Ramseth
  • PR Newswire - Bechtel is Top Ranked U.S. Contractor for 18th Consecutive Year - Bechtel
  • Bloomberg - Japan Faces More Pressure on Coal Funding Ahead of G7 Meet - Chisaki Watanabe
  • Reuters - Atomic bomb survivors: Obama apology nice, but priority is disarmament - Elaine Lies
  • Reuters - Russia's Rosatom seeks cooperation agreements for African nuclear expansion - Wendell Roelf
  • Rand Daily Mail - Russians 'confident' of winning SA nuclear tender - Wendell Roelf
  • Japan Times - Fukui Prefecture plans tax on spent nuclear fuel
  • Euronews - EDF sees French energy plan shaping nuclear depreciation schedule - Geert De Clercq
  • Herald & Review - Solar advocates wary about nuclear power bill - Dan Petrella
  • Vanguard Nigeria - Nigeria is ready for nuclear energy- Fashola
  • Daily News Egypt - Al-Sisi approves Russian loan agreement worth $25bn to establish nuclear plant--The station includes four 1200 MW capacity power units to be implemented over 7 years - Mohamed Ayyad
  • Al-Ahram daily - Egypt's Sisi approves $25 bln loan from Russia to build Dabaa nuclear project
  • Daily Telegraph - German pensioner claims he has found Nazi nuclear bombs
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Pro-nuclear GOP senator urges Tennessee to reject wind farm - Associated Press
  • ABC News - Pro-Nuclear GOP Senator Urges Tennessee to Reject Wind Farm - Erik Schelzig, Associated Press
  • The Chattanoogan - Alexander Urges Cumberland County Residents, All Tennesseans, To Oppose Proposed Wind Farm
  • Herald & Review - Editorial: State should save nuclear plant jobs - Masato Tainaka and Ari Hirayama
  • Al Bawaba - Jordan seeks funding for nuclear energy program expansion
  • Singapore Straits Times - Letter: Nuclear energy comes with many risks - Francis Cheng
  • Asahi Shimbun - Nuclear center waits over a year to report cyber-attack
  • Johannesburg BizNews - Govt dragging heels – misses court deadline on nuclear plan - Liesl Peyper
  • Japan Times - Nuclear arms have made the world safer - Jennifer Kim
  • Idaho Statesman - Idaho nuclear-plant contractor fined for 2015 electrical explosion - Associated Press
  • Platts - Dominion's Millstone 3 nuclear unit in Connecticut returns after hydrogen leak - Steven Dolley
  • Mehr News - Larijani calls for full benefits of JCPOA
  • Sputnik News - Full Steam Ahead: Rosatom Ready to Start on Iran's New Nuclear Reactors
  • Thailand National News Bureau - NLA reviews update to Nuclear Energy Act
  • BBC - Hawks tackle Dounreay's problem with nesting gulls
  • World Nuclear News - Visions shortlisted for new UK nuclear project
  • World Nuclear News - EIA: US carbon emissions to depend on Clean Power Plan
  • World Nuclear News - Markets and the future of nuclear power
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Partnering with the public for better preparedness - Manpreet Sethi
  • GlobalPost - Delay to NuGen nuclear power plant in England - Agence France-Presse
  • Pakistan Dawn - 'India might not be able to defend itself from Pakistani missiles' - Baqir Sajjad Syed
  • Reuters - Pakistan tells U.S. it qualifies for nuclear suppliers club - Kay Johnson
  • Pakistan Daily Times - Pakistan's nuclear programme
  • Arirang News - Military expert says N. Korea highly likely to have miniaturized nuclear weapon - connie1223@arirang.co.kr
  • Omaha World-Herald - Editorial: World-Herald editorial: Times, energy mix change
  • KBS WORLD Radio - Russian Expert: Int'l Approval Unlikely for Nuclear N. Korea
  • KBS WORLD Radio - US Repeats N. Korea Must Show Sincerity to Denuclearize
  • SA Business Tech - The true cost of South Africa's nuclear programme
  • UB News Center - UB chemist's work to address radioactive waste in WNY honored by EPA - See more at: http://www.buffalo.edu/news/releases/2016/05/039.html#sthash.AGnhT01n.dpuf
  • Asahi Shimbun - INSIGHT: Fukushima's 'caldrons of hell' keep questions unanswered - Toshihide Ueda
  • Chicago Sun Times - Editorial: Put Illinois on track to strong energy future
  • Toledo Blade - Ohio court backs PUCO on pricing--Effort to set energy rates detoured by FERC decision - Jim Provance
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Y-12 wins six Sustainability Awards - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - NNSA releases RFP for Sandia contract - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Big tanks for 1940s radioactive waste - Frank Munger
  • Bellona - Murmansk not ready to lose power from Kola Nuclear Power Station, officials say - Anna Kireeva, translated by Charles Digges
  • Press TV - JCPOA serves as model for resolving regional conflicts: Iran official
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Proposed Rules: Generic Determinations Regarding the Environmental Impacts of Spent Fuel Storage and Disposal when Considering Nuclear Power Reactor License Applications, Pages 31532 - 31542 [FR DOC #: 2016-11820]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Regulation of Radium-226 under Military Control and for Coordination on CERCLA Response Actions at U.S. Department of Defense Sites with Radioactive Materials, Page 31669 [FR DOC #: 2016-11825]
  • Gov.UK - Regulatory position statement 155_15: The management of radioactive items found in scrap metal
  • CAGW - Senator Reid Out, Yucca Mountain In?facebooktwittermail - P.J. Austin
  • Pahrump Valley Times - Political climate leaves Yucca's future in flux - Daria Sokolova
  • ENENews - Expert: Billions of pieces Fukushima nuclear fuel have spread pretty much everywhere – "It's truly frightening… wherever there's cesium, there's plutonium" – Atomic bomb had one pound of uranium… Fukushima had hundreds of tons – TV: "Abundant quantities" of plutonium are being found (VIDEO)
  • Japan Times - Obama to note U.S. 'moral responsibility' for nuclear-free world in Hiroshima, says speechwriter - Yukiko Toyoda
  • Japan Times - Former Prime Minister Koizumi backs U.S. sailors suing over Fukushima radiation
  • Mainichi Daily News - U.S. to donate photographs of A-bomb effects to Hiroshima museum
  • Mainichi Daily News - Nuclear Material Control Center data leak report says sensitive info unlikely affected
  • NHK World - TEPCO: Frozen soil wall proving effective
  • Kyodo News - Ex-PM Koizumi backs U.S. sailors suing over Fukushima radiation
  • Japan Times - Fukui Prefecture plans tax on spent nuclear fuel
  • Washington City Paper - At the Goethe-Institut, a Pair of Photographic Studies on the Aftermath of Radiation - Louis Jacobson

    Wednesday, May 18, 2016

  • La Vanguardia - "Nuestro atlas documenta ya 1.750 conflictos ambientales en el planeta" - Antonio Cerrillo
  • Discovery News - Planned Nuke Dump Near Great Lakes Gets Pushback - Patrick J. Kiger
  • Whitman Pioneer - Contamination in Eastern Washington - Sarah Cornett and Ellen Ivens-Duran
  • KUSA Denver - Health survey looks at impact of Rocky Flats - Allison Sylte
  • KOB•4 Albuquerque - Watchdogs file lawsuit over cleanup at federal nuke lab - Associated Press
  • Aiken Standard - White House threatens veto, calls MOX program 'past deadline, over budget' - Thomas Gardiner
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Ian Greeley gets UT-Battelle Scholarship - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Science bye-byes at ORNL accelerator - Frank Munger
  • Yakima Herald-Republic - State AG Ferguson: My job is to protect Washingtonians - Donald W. Meyers
  • Albuquerque Journal - Nuke Watch sues for fines against DOE, Los Alamos lab over missed cleanup deadlines - Mark Oswald
  • Santa Fe Reporter - Stalled LANL Cleanup to Court - Elizabeth Miller
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Feds fine Battelle after 2015 electric explosion - Luke Ramseth
  • Bloomberg - Rosatom Sees S. African Nuclear an Entry Point to Continent - Paul Burkhardt
  • Newsweek - Why the Iranian Nuclear Deal Is at Risk of Unraveling - Jonathan Broder
  • The Economist - Should Israel close its ageing nuclear reactor?
  • Deutsche Welle - Opinion: Nuclear power uproar a waste of energy
  • Lower Hudson Journal - New York weighs future of Indian Point, upstate nuclear power plants - Thomas C. Zambito
  • Albany Times Union - New York clean energy goals debated at Colonie hearing - Brian Nearing
  • The Hill blog - NRC reform for a strong, safe nuclear power industry - Robert E. Latta & Jerry McNerney
  • Michigan Radio - In new settlement, regulators won't propose fine on Palisades nuclear plant over 2011 water leak - Lindsey Smith
  • Waterbury Republican American - Millstone reactor shuts down due to hydrogen gas leak - Associated Press
  • Michigan Live - Palisades leak action orders continue, public meetings planned - Rosemary Parker
  • Augusta Chronicle - NRC notes MOX construction issues - Walter C. Jones
  • CBS Miami - FPL Nuclear Waiver Proposal Draws Fire
  • Miami Herald - FPL's Turkey Point canal cleanup plan faces county review - Jenny Staletovich
  • Palm Beach Post - Groups object to FPL's Turkey Point nuclear study waiver request - Susan Salisbury
  • Miami Herald - FPL will pause Turkey Point expansion but wants to keep charging customers for it - Mary Ellen Klas
  • PR Newswire - FPL proposes long-term plan that demonstrates hypersaline water will be drawn back to Turkey Point boundaries - Florida Power & Light Company
  • Clean Energy News blog - FPL Rate Hike Public Hearings – Don't Miss 'Em
  • Reuters UK - NuGen eyes 2025 start for UK nuclear project, could overtake Hinkley
  • Environmental Leader - If Nuclear Could Get Subsidies Like Wind and Solar, It Would Keep Providing Clean Power, Say SupportersBy: Ken Silverstein
  • San Antonio Express blog - Nuclear costs will come down, executives tell senators - James Osborne
  • E&E Daily - Hearing on new reactors turns into colloquy on subsidies - Hannah Northey
  • RealClearPolitics - We Are Losing Our Best Clean Air Compliance Tool - Maria Korsnick
  • Jordan Times- - Kingdom looking for partners to fund nuclear project - See more at: http://www.jordantimes.com/news/local/kingdom-looking-partners-fund-nuclear-project#sthash.69sdaxrX.dpuf
  • Adelaide Now - Labor National President Mark Butler raises doubts about international nuclear waste dump proposed for South Australia - Peter Jean
  • Asahi Shimbun - Mayor blasts nuclear power to students visiting from Taiwan - Masakazu Honda
  • RenewEconomy.au - Press Club debate: Yes to solar thermal, maybe to nuclear, and how Coalition saved planet - Sophie Vorrath
  • Middle East Eye - Iran nuclear deal challenged in the US, promoted abroad - See more at: Middle East Eye - Molly McCluskey
  • Japan Times - In Hiroshima, Obama to talk about consequences of nuclear war: aide
  • HNN Huntingtonnews - Huntington's Hidden Atomic History: Nickel Carbonyl and Uranium
  • South Florida Sun-Sentinel - FPL nuclear waiver draws opposition - Jim Saunders
  • London Times - Nuclear plant at Hinkley will go ahead, says Hollande - Robin Pagnamenta, Energy Editor
  • News.Az - Accident similar to Chernobyl can occur at Armenia's Metsamor nuclear plant
  • Sputnik News - Level 7 Event: 30 Years After Chernobyl
  • Sputnik News - The Liquidators
  • Sputnik News - Ghost Town Chronicles
  • Sputnik News - Countdown to Disaster
  • Albany Times Union - Letter: Chernobyl deaths closer to 1 million - Tom Ellis, Albany
  • Murray Valley Standard - South Australian MP Adrian Pederick returns from nuclear trip to Finland, France, England - Peri Strathearn
  • Phnom Penh Post - Nuclear plans among topics at Russian meet - Vong Sokheng
  • ESI Africa - Nambia values nuclear technology benefits, says minister
  • World Nuclear News - UK 'confident' of Hinkley deal
  • World Nuclear News - Iter cryoplant tanks ready for shipment
  • World Nuclear News - Nawah to manage UAE units
  • McKenzie County Farmer - County: State needs better monitoring of radioactive waste - Amy Robinson
  • Science Daily - Towards decommissioning Fukushima: 'Seeing' boron distribution in molten debris - Kyoto University
  • Windham County Commons - Feds focus on railroads for moving nuke fuel - Mike Faher
  • CBS 8 San Diego - Sick sailors meet with Japan's former prime minister - Abbie Alford
  • Japan Times - Former Prime Minister Koizumi backs U.S. sailors suing over Fukushima radiation
  • Amarillo Globe News - Feds give Pantex contractor 'scathing' review - Aaron Davis
  • Lower Hudson Journal - Indian Point poses risks to region: Riverkeeper - Paul Gallay
  • Japan Times - Fukushima to kick off production of green hydrogen for use in Tokyo
  • San Gabriel Valley Tribune - Southern California Edison wants to expand Montebello substation, irking local officials - Steve Scauzillo
  • Public News Service - NM - Groups Protest PNM's Proposed Rate Increase, Policies
  • St. Louis Post-Dispatch - After news article and online threats, EPA cancels appearance at West Lake Landfill meeting
  • St. Louis Public Radio - EPA skips West Lake meeting after online threats - Durrie Bouscaren
  • Atomic Insights - How Did the MOX Project Get So Expensive? - Rod Adams
  • Atomic Insights - Sierra Club's Michael Brune Offers Lousy Excuses About Nuclear Energy Position - Rod Adams
  • Atomic Insights - 1000 Times Too Large – Evacuation Assumption at Indian Point - M. Herschel Specter, former AEC Licensing Manager for Indian Point 3
  • Atomic Insights - Rockefeller Foundation's hefty influence on education. Propagating fears about health effect of low dose radiation - Rod Adams
  • Beyond Nuclear - Ft. Calhoun latest nuclear plant to announce closure
  • Trend News Agency - Bushehr NPP gets license to operate - Emil Ilgar
  • Trend News Agency - "Iran spy trial" in Saudi Arabia - mockery of justice, Human Rights Watch says - Khalid Kazimov
  • Xinhua News - Spotlight: Three major paradoxes show failure of "Abenomics" - Liu Tian, Xu Yuan
  • Xinhua News - Magnitude 6.7 earthquake strikes western Ecuador
  • Energy Department - Notices: Update on Reimbursement for Costs of Remedial Action at Active Uranium and Thorium Processing Sites, Pages 31230 - 31231 [FR DOC #: 2016-11700]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: License Amendment Applications: Vogtle Electric Generating Station, Units 3 and 4; Southern Nuclear Operating Co., Main Control Room Emergency Habitability System Design Changes PDF Pages 31261 - 31263 (3 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-11733]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: License Applications: Dominion Virginia Power North Anna, Unit 3 PDF Page 31263 (1 page) [FR DOC #: 2016-11750]
  • Morning Consult - Cantwell: We Must Address Nuclear Power Problems - Asha Glover
  • House of Representatives - Silvernet through a T-1 line
  • Nuclear Energy Insider - European operator implements new performance tools to maximize lifespans
  • Nuclear Energy Insider - Germany urged to remove nuclear decommissioning hurdles to speed closures - Karen Thomas
  • Nuclear Energy Insider - Tennessee utility files SMR permit to NRC; Texas waste operator submits storage application
  • NHK World - A-bomb survivors send letter to President Obama
  • NHK World - Hiroshima A-bomb victims register aired out
  • NHK World - Abe: Tax to be raised unless crisis occurs
  • Kyodo News - Ex-PM Koizumi backs U.S. sailors suing over Fukushima radiation
  • Japan Times - Japanese group urges Obama to meet with hibakusha
  • Mainichi Daily News - Letters from Hiroshima: The people of an A-bombed city write to President Obama, Part 3
  • Mainichi Daily News - Obama in Hiroshima may talk about consequences of nuclear weapons use

    Tuesday, May 17, 2016

  • Chicago Tribune - Canadian plan for nuclear waste raises concern about Great Lakes - Steve Friess
  • CounterPunch - NATO & the Humanitarian Dismemberment of Yugoslavia - Shay LaFontaine
  • TheDenverChannel - Residents who lived near Rocky Flats from 1952 and 1992 to be surveyed about health
  • Denver Post - Health survey of Rocky Flats neighbors to launch Tuesday - John Aguilar
  • Space.com - Full-Scale Production of Plutonium Spacecraft Fuel Still Years Away - Mike Wall
  • HPCwire blog - Supercomputing Helping Clean Up Waste From WWII
  • Oak Ridger - Los Alamos & the Manhattan Project - D Ray Smith
  • Bloomberg - Japan Energy Spending Cuts Add Urgency to Securing Future Supply - Tsuyoshi Inajima, Stephen Stapczynski, Emi Urabe
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-France leads by example with carbon price floor - Bate Felix
  • Reuters - New North Korean foreign minister was its disarmament negotiator - Tony Munroe and Ju-min Park
  • Reuters - Video: Russia's Lavrov raises concerns about U.S. missile shield in Europe
  • Deutsche Welle - European Union to publish strategy paper on nuclear energy
  • Sputnik News - Going Nuclear: Europe to Build NPPs to Avoid Energy Dependence on Russia
  • Fortune - Nuclear Power Will Be an Undeniable Power Source In The Future - Kia Kokalitcheva
  • The Guardian - Hollande renews support for Hinkley Point nuclear reactors - Agence France-Presse
  • MarketWatch - France's Hollande backs EDF's U.K. nuclear project - Inti Landauro
  • France 24 - France's Hollande backs EDF's Hinkley Point nuclear plant
  • Reuters UK - France's Hollande says EDF's Hinkley Point project should go ahead - Jean-Baptiste Vey
  • FOX 10 News Phoenix - Nuclear response team based in the valley - John Hook
  • Asahi Shimbun - Obama urged to visit monument to Korean A-bomb victims - Toru Higashioka
  • Namibian - Namibia appreciates nuclear benefits - Ndama Nakashole
  • Clay Center Dispatch - TVA considering small modular reactor near Oak Ridge
  • Oak Ridger - TVA submits application for reactors near OR
  • Climate News Network - Nuclear costs roll onwards and upwards - Kieran Cooke
  • Asia-Pacific Journal - Internal Exposure Concealed: The True State of the Fukushima Nuclear Power Plant Accident - Yagasaki Katsuma
  • KING5 Seattle - State to offer tours of governor's nuclear bunker - Drew Mikkelsen
  • Al Bawaba - Nearly half of Jordan's electricity from nuclear power by 2025: PM - Mohammad Ghazal
  • Yahoo!7 News - SA to set up inquiry into nuclear dump - AAP
  • All Things Nuclear - Nuclear Plant Containment Failure: Isolation Devices - Dave Lochbaum, director, Nuclear Safety Project
  • Jakarta Post - RI to persuade North Korea to give up nuclear ambitions - Tassia Sipahutar
  • Trend News Agency - Metsamor nuke plant - possible reason for cancer growth in Turkey's eastern provinces - Orkhan Quluzade
  • Sputnik News - Russia, Cambodia Agree to Cooperate on Peaceful Use of Nuclear Energy
  • World Nuclear News - Thai and Vietnamese institutes agree to cooperate
  • World Nuclear News - Generator equipment in place at Vogtle 3
  • Dundee Courier - British nuclear tests 'like Chernobyl', claims Fife Christmas Island veteran - Michael Alexander
  • New Indian Express - Battle lines drawn on eve of public hearing on Kovvada nuclear project - G Ramesh Babu
  • TASS - Rosatom expects to sign NPP construction contract with Egypt in 2016 – source
  • Fortune - Here's What We Have to Do About Nuclear Energy
  • Aberdeen Press and Journal - SNP MP raises concerns about retirement age of Civil Nuclear Constabulary officers - Lindsay Watling
  • Yale Climate Connections - Nuclear Power: Part of the Alternative Energy 'Solution'? - Differing views voiced by Microsoft founder Bill Gates and Stanford energy expert Mark Z. Jacobson
  • E&E Daily - NEI's Fertel says imminent state, federal policy changes could keep existing plants open
  • NW Evening Mail - New nuclear power station for West Cumbria 'will be delayed for a year'
  • News-Gazette, Champaign, IL - Clinton plant refueling 'could be the last one' - Tom Kacich
  • Clinton Daily Journal - Clinton Power Station begins possible final refueling outage
  • Nigeria Businessday - Can Nigeria go nuclear now?
  • Red Wing Republican Eagle - Nuclear drill set for Tuesday at Prairie Island - Anne Jacobson
  • Cape Cod Times - Arkansas nuke plant has lesson for Pilgrim - Janet Azarovitz, West Falmouth
  • Pottstown Mercury - Court rules against Limerick nuclear plant relicensing challenge - Evan Brandt
  • Lower Hudson Journal - Indian Point: Unlikely alliance backs plant's future - Thomas C. Zambito
  • Pravda.ru - Crimea to defend Russia from nuclear strike again
  • Deccan Chronicle - Nuclear competition among China, India, Pak could escalate
  • Daily News Egypt - Final contract for Dabaa nuclear plant to be concluded next month: official - Mohamed Farag
  • WWMT West Michigan - Nuclear Regulatory Commission issues confirmatory order to Entergy regarding Palisades
  • Adelaide Now - Advocacy group protests against high-level nuclear waste dump in SA, saying it poses great health, environment and financial risks
  • Forbes - How Washington Is Fighting For Russia's Old Europe Energy Market - Kenneth Rapoza
  • Cape Cod Times - Entergy should learn from Jim Lonborg - Paul Berry
  • Herald Palladium - Settlement reached in Palisades incident - Andrew Lersten
  • Palm Beach Post blog - FPL presents Turkey Point hypersaline water removal plan - Susan Salisbury
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Mason receives honorary degree from UT - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - CNS' fixed fee - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Atomic accidents to be lecture's focus - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Y-12 retirees lawsuit moving forward - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Y-12/Pantex contractor cites improvements that followed performance review - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - A 'button' of bomb-grade uranium - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - CNS: the first three months - Frank Munger
  • NRC blog - Nuclear History: A Dramatic Address and a Long Ovation
  • Mainichi Daily News - Letters from Hiroshima: A-bomb survivors write to President Obama, Part 2
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Hanford PDF Page 30531 (1 page) [FR DOC #: 2016-11603]
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Northern New Mexico PDF Pages 30531 - 30532 (2 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-11607]
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Oak Ridge Reservation PDF Page 30533 (1 page) [FR DOC #: 2016-11605]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Board Establishments: Atomic Safety And Licensing Board PDF Page 30571 (1 page) [FR DOC #: 2016-11597]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Disposition of Information Related to the Time Period that Safety-Related Structures, Systems, or Components are Installed, Pages 30571 - 30572 [FR DOC #: 2016-11598]
  • RT - 'Scared to death' of US retaliation, Europe shuns trade with Iran

    Monday, May 16, 2016

  • Reno Gazette-Journal - Nevada GOP convention critical of commerce tax plan - Seth A. Richardson
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - No drama at Nevada Republicans' two-day state convention - Sandra Chereb
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - LANL Major Subcontractors Consortium Hosts U.S. Sen. Martin Heinrich At Cottonwood On The Greens
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - The senator's view of the Summit - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - CNS 'satisfactory' on managing weapons mission - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - A little crowded at UPF? - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Summertime (1959) in Oak Ridge - Frank Munger
  • Crosscut Seattle - Hanford's diverse human history deserves to be told - Knute Berger
  • AP - S. Korea, US, Japan plan joint drills on N. Korean threat - Hyung-Jin Kim
  • Bloomberg - Germany Just Got Almost All of Its Power From Renewable Energy - Jessica Shankleman
  • Forbes - Natural Gas -- Not Renewables -- Is Replacing Nuclear Power - James Conca
  • Energy Collective - DoE Summit Aims to Preserve U.S. Nuclear Reactors - Dan Yurman
  • Slate - The Half-Life of America's Nuclear Plants - Daniel Gross
  • Daily Telegraph - Delay to NuGen nuclear plant as first power slips to 2025 - Emily Gosden, Energy Editor
  • Business Wire - Nuclear Power in Brazil, Market Outlook 2016-2030 - Capacity, Generation, Investment Trends, Regulations and Company Profiles - Research and Markets - Research and Markets, Laura Wood, Senior Manager
  • ABC.au - Nuclear dump protesters warn of 'cultural genocide' in South Australia - Claire Campbell
  • Adelaide Now - Advocacy group protests against high-level nuclear waste dump in SA, saying it poses great health, environment and financial risks - Erin Jones
  • Romania Insider - Romanian nuclear power producer almost doubles profit
  • Focus Taiwan - Reactor at 2nd nuclear power plant shut down unexpectedly
  • LobeLog - Hill Update: Undermining the Iran Nuclear Deal - Lara Friedman
  • PRI - Wildlife in Chernobyl is thriving 30 years after the nuclear accident - Adam Wernick
  • Times of India - China's stand on NSG smacks of duplicity - Rajeev Deshpande
  • Sofia News Agency - Bulgaria's Kozloduy Nuclear Plant Reconnects Unit 5 to Grid after Maintenance
  • Sweden Local - 'Suspicious object' found at Swedish nuclear plant
  • Pakistan Daily Times - India's emerging nuclear posture - Rizwan Asghar
  • Times of India - US disagrees completely with China, says India ready to be in Nuclear Suppliers Group
  • Northern Public Radio - Exelon May Close Clinton and Quad Cities Nuclear Plants - Chase Cavanaugh
  • Calcutta Telegraph - Plan for nuclear-driven carrier with US help - Sujan Dutta
  • Utility Dive - Omaha Public Power plans to shutter nation's smallest nuclear plant - Robert Walton
  • Newburyport Daily News - Nuclear plant cited for slow response to concrete problem - Angeljean Chiaramida
  • Dhaka Tribune - Nuclear science to be included in secondary curriculum - Aminur Rahman Rasel
  • Total Croatia News - Should Croatia Build a Nuclear Waste Storage Facility?
  • World Nuclear News - NRC receives first SMR site application
  • World Nuclear News - Toshiba terminates obsolete agreements with CB&I
  • World Nuclear News - UK regulator advised on Areva-supplied forgings
  • Daily Journal - The Nuclear Regulatory Commission is investigating a hydrogen gas leak that has shut down the Millstone Unit 3 nuclear reactor - Associated Press
  • Taipei Times - Taipower probing Guosheng nuclear plant malfunction - Chen Wei-han
  • Lower Hudson Journal - Indian Point key to energy success: Christine Todd Whitman view - Christine Todd Whitman
  • Globe and Mail - Ontario to spend $7-billion on sweeping climate change plan - Adrian Morrow and Greg Keenan
  • Japan Times - Japan to forgo energy-saving request for first summer since 3/11 disasters
  • Durango Herald - Uranium-caused cancer inspires graduate of Fort Lewis College--Red Valley, Arizona, native headed to Johns Hopkins - Mary Shinn
  • Western Advocate - Renewed calls for city to be declared nuclear free zone - Louise Eddy
  • Public News Service NY - Advocates Tell PSC Nukes Are Not Clean Energy
  • Lacey Patch - NRC: Oyster Creek Emergency Diesel Generator Cooling System Failed During Test Due To Aging Hose - Patricia A. Miller
  • NRC - NRC Schedules Meeting with TVA to Discuss Watts Bar Work Environment Improvement Plan
  • Bellona - Rolling back Northwest Russia's Cold War legacy running on schedule - Anna Kireeva, translated by Charles Digges
  • Yonhap News - N.K. uses party congress to declare nukes its priority: report - sooyeon@yna.co.kr
  • Nikkei Asian Review - April's quakes cost Japan more than $4bn
  • Global Voices - Taking Back Japan, One History Textbook at a Time? - Nevin Thompson
  • Radio Adelaide - SA – The Nuclear Waste State?
  • DOE:EM - EM Update | Vol. 8, Issue 9 | May 16, 2016
  • Washington Examiner - Watchdog group sues White House for FOIA obstruction - Rudy Takala
  • Washington Post - Plan to store nuclear waste near Great Lakes proves radioactive - Steve Friess
  • Reno Gazette-Journal - Sandoval plan draws fire at Nevada GOP convention - Seth A. Richardson
  • NRC - NRC to Hold Open House on May 23 in Limerick, Pa., to Discuss 2015 Performance of Limerick Nuclear Power Plant
  • NRC - NRC Issues Confirmatory Order to Entergy Regarding Palisades Nuclear Plant
  • NRC - NRC Schedules Meeting with TVA to Discuss Watts Bar Work Environment Improvement Plan
  • Asahi Shimbun - UPDATE: A strong earthquake has shaken Tokyo and other cities in eastern Japan - Associated Press
  • Japan Times - Moderately strong earthquake rattles Tokyo area
  • Defense Department - Notices: Environmental Assessments; Availability, etc.: Closure of Former Defense Fuel Support Point Moffett Field Located in Santa Clara County, CA, Page 30266 [FR DOC #: 2016-11444]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings; Sunshine Act, Pages 30349 - 30350 [FR DOC #: 2016-11570]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Site Permits: PSEG Power, LLC and PSEG Nuclear LLC, PSEG Site, Pages 30350 - 30351 [FR DOC #: 2016-11470]

    Sunday, May 15, 2016

  • Reno Gazette-Journal - Nevada GOP selects delegates in largely drama-free convention - Seth A. Richardson
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Editorial: Don't let SRS serve as nuclear dump site
  • RT - Radiation spike near Hanford nuclear waste site 'natural' – EPA
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Feds find progress in LANL's performance, but still short of mark - Rebecca Moss<br
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - A mercury research facility at creekside - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - CNS awards $180K to dozens of nonprofit groups - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - NNSA releases performance details for Y-12/Pantex contractor's first report card - Frank Munger
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Reader View: Right wrongs for nuclear bomb survivors - Maureen Merritt
  • Consortium News - Political Pressure Stymies US-Iran Ties - Gareth Porter
  • American Thinker - Iran's Missile Program and the Perspectives of War - Shahriar Kia
  • RealNewsProject - Every Belgian Gets Anti-radiation Pills in Case of Nuclear Emergencies - Ben Huang
  • Courthouse News Service - New York Times Seeks CIA Info on Chemical Weapons - Adam Klasfeld
  • Washington Post - Former senator: Release the uncensored truth about 9/11 - Bob Graham
  • Omaha World-Herald - Fort Calhoun never feared its nuclear plant, but now it fears its loss - Henry J. Cordes
  • BBC News - Brexit will risk UK nuclear research jobs, says UKAEA boss
  • CBS Miami - Demonstrators Demand Nuclear Plant Shut Down After Radiation Leaks
  • Auckland Now - Research gives hope for nuclear test vets families video - Carly Thomas
  • Japan Times - Revisiting Bikini Atoll nuclear tests
  • Hindustan Times - After China's red flag, US backs India's entry into nuclear club
  • Sputnik News - Why Russia's Reviving Its Nuke Trains
  • Sunday Mirror - Britain's nuclear test victims win £1m for DNA research - Susie Boniface
  • Dhaka Tribune - Govt delegation visits Russian nuclear plant - Aminur Rahman Rasel
  • Egypt SIS - Sisi: Nuclear power is vital option for Egypt in coming phase
  • Augusta Chronicle - SRS Defense Waste Processing Facility is a genuine CSRA success story - Donald N. Bridges, Ph.D.
  • Augusta Chronicle - Mixed-oxide fuel plant's future caught between competing experts - Walter C. Jones
  • Japan Times - Fukushima river fish business plots revival after spotless tests
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - Letter(#1): Was San Onofre closed too soon? - Howard Whitfield, Jamul
  • Las Cruces Sun-News - Lab team visits Japan but ignores bomb victims here - Dr. Maureen Merritt
  • Dothan Eagle - Chattahoochee named country's most endangered river - Lance Griffin
  • Dubuque Telegraph Herald - Energy industries ask Illinois lawmakers for assistance - Associated Press
  • Xinhua News - Spotlight: Venezuela's state of emergency extended by another 60 days, possibly to last longer
  • Xinhua News - Netanyahu tells French FM his country still opposes peace conference
  • Xinhua News - Egypt jails 51 detainees to 2 years over illegal protests
  • Xinhua News - Brexit "last thing the economy needs": UK PM

    Saturday, May 14, 2016

  • News-Gazette, Champaign, IL - Tom's #Mailbag(#3): Drain Clinton Lake? - Tom Kacich
  • Albuquerque Journal - Sandia Labs earn high marks in annual review - Mark Oswald
  • Albuquerque Journal - Editorial: Revised air quality penalty rules tied to environment
  • Aiken Standard - Senate Armed Services Committee votes to support MOX project funding - Thomas Gardiner
  • Daily Camera - Richard Auletta: Take an on-ramp to nuclear - Richard Auletta, Boulder
  • RT America - EPA says radiation spike near nuclear waste site is 'natural' following RT investigation
  • AP - Judges hand former Areva boss Lauvergeon preliminary charges
  • AP - Putin warns Russia will respond to NATO missile shield - Vladimir Isachenkov
  • AP - Obama's Hiroshima trip rekindles decades-old controversies - Bradley Klapper, Ken Moritsugu
  • Bloomberg - Ex-Areva CEO Charged Over Statements About Soured UraMin Deal - Gaspard Sebag
  • Reuters - China's CGN says won't go it alone on British nuclear plants - David Stanway
  • Reuters - China April power output -1.7 pct on yr at 444.4 bln kWh - stats bureau - David Stanway
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-S&P downgrades EDF hybrids to junk status - Geert De Clercq
  • Reuters - Lawsuit challenging U.S. uranium sales can proceed - judge - David Bailey
  • France Local - France's 'Atomic Anne' charged over nuclear deal - Ben McPartland
  • The Guardian - Russia's state-owned nuclear group keen to break into UK market - Terry Macalister Energy editor
  • The Week UK - Will China take over the Hinkley Point nuclear project?
  • McCook Daily Gazette - Nuke plant shutdown foreshadows coming changes in energy mix
  • KETV-7 Omaha - Union examines labor contracts in wake of Ft. Calhoun announcement - David Earl
  • CBC News - 'Go home!' N.W.T. residents tell Ontario nuclear power advocate - Mitch Wiles
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - TVA files permit application to build small nuclear reactors in Oak Ridge - Dave Flessner
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - TVA submits initial application for reactor at Clinch River - Ed Marcum
  • AhlulBayt News Agency - Putin: There is Not nuclear threat from Iran; US defense shield in Eastern Europe not part of defense
  • Augusta Chronicle - Nuclear energy workshop offered to teachers
  • POWERnews - What a Wonderful Nuke Might That Be? - Kennedy Maize
  • Patriot-News - Power failure triggers emergency shutdown at Pa. nuclear reactor - Wallace McKelvey
  • News.Az - Georgian expert: Armenia's 'Metsamor' nuclear plant must be closed
  • Aiken Standard - Chinese delegates visit U.S. nuclear sites with National Nuclear Safety Administration - Thomas Gardiner
  • Independent Australia - 'Harmless?' There's nothing harmless about nuclear waste - Dave Sweeney
  • Dispatch•Argus Moline, IL - Views from Q-C: Nuclear plants: Good for jobs, small business and Illinois - Greg Hass
  • APA - Azerbaijan should bring the closure of the Metsamor nuclear power plant in the agenda of the UN
  • Cape Cod Times - Report: Panel at Pilgrim degrading--Problem in spent fuel pool described as 'slow to develop'
  • Louisville Courier-Journal - Ky. found 'hot' fracking waste at W.Va. source - James Bruggers
  • Business Standard - 'India's nuclear force a driver behind China's nuke modernisation'
  • WDTV - NRC Proposes $7,000 Civil Penalty for Violation at West Virginia Manufacturing Facility
  • Asahi Shimbun - School to close in Fukushima as too few children able to attend - Takeshi Suzuki
  • Trend News Agency - Origin of white phosphorus munitions in Armenia or ordinary fascism in action - Elmira Tariverdiyeva
  • Xinhua News - Effort to release full text of CIA torture report blocked
  • Dickinson Press - Residents of Alexander heated up over radioactive waste proposal - Lauren Donavan
  • Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission - Document history of discussion paper DIS-16-03, Radioactive Waste Management and Decommissioning
  • Adelaide Now - Daniel Wills: Voters' nuclear reaction can avoid meltdowns in future
  • New York Times - Advocating a War in Iraq, and Offering an Apology for What Came After - Tim Arango
  • Pahrump Valley Times - Officials: NRC final Yucca supplement cannot be appealed - Daria Sokolova
  • FAIR - NYT's Glass Is Half Full of Half-Truths - Jim Naureckas
  • Japan Times - Obama's Hiroshima visit sparks 'what if' questions

    Friday, May 13, 2016

  • Politico - Energy & Water heads to the House - Eric Wolff
  • ABC News - Senate Approves $37.5B Measure to Fund Energy, Water - Matthew Daly, Associated Press
  • Middletown Patch - Vietnam Vets Host Meeting on Toxic Exposure May 15 - Carly Baldwin
  • Fox News Latino - As Obama plans Hiroshima trip, N.M. town near A-bomb test site wants visit, apology - Rebekah Sager
  • Japan Times - Trinity Test residents praise Obama's plan to visit Hiroshima
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Nuclear watchdog group sues feds, LANL over 2005 accord - Staci Matlock
  • Phys.org - Experiment aims to advance nuclear monitoring
  • Longmont Times-Call - Boulder County supports Rocky Flats trail grant application – with conditions - John Fryar
  • Tri-City Herald - Sen. Wyden urges tougher Hanford response from IG nominee - Annette Cary
  • Tri-City Herald - Nuclear society talk planned on Noble Prize research
  • AP - With Hiroshima, Obama goes where predecessors stayed away - Bradley Klapper, Ken Moritsugu
  • AP - Nebraska utility head recommends closing nuclear power plant - Josh Funk
  • AP - Senate approves $37.5B measure to fund energy, water - Matthew Daly
  • Reuters - Moody's downgrade brings EDF hybrids uncomfortably close to junk status - Geert De Clercq
  • The Guardian - China nuclear company will not build Hinkley alone if EDF drops out - Terry Macalister Energy editor
  • London Times - Secret Chinese plans to take over nuclear power station - Sam Coates, Deputy Political Editor | Robin Pagnamenta, Energy Editor
  • Plymouth Herald - Nuclear dream becoming nightmare over Hinkley Point C - WMN_MartinF
  • The Guardian - China may take over Hinkley Point nuclear project, claims Lord Howell - Terry Macalister Energy editor
  • Plymouth Herald - China denies it will build nuclear power plant in Somerset if French deal collapses - WMN_PGoodwin
  • Reuters - UPDATE 3-EDF says Hinkley Point cost could rise 3 bln pounds, timing slips - Geert De Clercq and Benjamin Mallet
  • World Nuclear News - Closer cooperation for CGN and Cameco
  • World Nuclear News - EDF ratings downgraded, UK arm clarifies Hinkley cost
  • World Nuclear News - Fuel loading at Kudankulam 2
  • World Nuclear News - Closure recommended for Nebraska nuclear plant
  • Omaha World-Herald - OPPD's Fort Calhoun nuclear plant has become too expensive to run, company says
  • ESI Africa - South Africa's nuclear new build programme – details
  • Trend News Agency - IS may obtain Armenia's radioactive materials
  • Bangkok Post - Radioactive leak fears spark panic
  • Japan Today - Toshiba posts Y483.2 billion full-year loss on nuclear writedown
  • AlterNet - Widespread Radioactive Contamination From Thousands of Fracking Wastewater Spills Putting People and Wildlife at Risk - Sharon Kelly / DeSmogBlog
  • The Hindu - Fuel loading begins at Unit II of Kudankulam nuclear plant - P. Sudhakar, Dinakar Peri
  • WBIR-TV - TVA submits application for smaller nuclear reactor in Oak Ridge
  • Pueblo Chieftain - Comments sought on uranium tech
  • Clinton Daily Journal - Davis urges state action to prevent Clinton nuclear plant closure
  • Macleans.ca - Nuclear safety commission specialists go to Fort McMurray in precautionary move
  • Budapest Business Journal - PwC: Nuclear energy still dominates Hungary's energy sector
  • Orange County Register - Editorial: San Onofre deal generating heat again
  • Omaha World-Herald - Fort Calhoun Nuclear Station's closure would be 'tragedy for our community' - Henry J. Cordes
  • APA - Armenians engage in smuggling of radioactive materials - EVIDENCE
  • The Ecologist UK - US nuclear industry's plan thanks to NRC: let taxpayers carry the can for closed power plants - Linda Pentz Gunter
  • Interfax-Ukraine - Ukraine has great potential for raising nuclear energy output without building new NPPs - Westinghouse
  • Business Standard India - Significant progress made in civil nuclear deal: Biswal
  • Interfax-Ukraine - Full nuclear cycle could be created in Ukrainian power sector – minister
  • Zee News - Pak's nuke weapons cause of concern: India
  • Newsnext Bangladesh - Bangladesh to commission nuclear power plant in 2022 - See more at: http://newsnextbd.com/bangladesh-to-commission-nuclear-power-plant-in-2022/#sthash.MazcdGjj.dpuf
  • Korea Times - 5-party nuclear talks merit consideration - Kim Hyo-jin
  • National Interest - Congress Must Stop Stonewalling Obama's IAEA Envoy - J. Robert BarnesJohn CastellawDirk Jameson
  • Saskatoon StarPhoenix - Small reactors could be 'game-changer' for Saskatchewan: SaskPower VP - Alex MacPherson
  • Diario de Cádiz - ¿Nuclear? No, gracias - García Máiquez
  • Alabama News - After hefty campaign donations, Bentley benefactor gets governor's support to go nuclear - Kyle Whitmire
  • Energy Business Review - Areva to decontaminate 1,345MW Grafenrheinfeld nuclear power plant in Germany
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Amid disaster, scientific consensus and reliable data - Augustin Simo
  • NorthumberlandView - Construction begins on the first storage cell at the long-term waste management facility
  • Brattleboro Reformer - Vermont Yankee – NEC contends Entergy experts submitted false and misleading testimony - Robert Audette
  • Texas Tribune - U.S. Energy Chief: Texas Should Develop Clean Power Plan - Jim Malewitz
  • Japan Times - Tepco to put some Fukushima decommissioning work on hold during G-7 summit - Reiji Yoshida
  • Atlanta Business Chronicle - Environmental group, residents fight Vogle plant design change - Carla Caldwell
  • Augusta Chronicle - Environmental group files objection to Plant Vogtle design change - Walter C. Jones
  • Japan Times - G-7 ministers head to Toyama to build on Paris climate pact - Miya Tanaka
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Senate passes Energy & Water Appropriations Bill - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Issues at Stack 110 - Frank Munger
  • Tri-City Herald - No appeal of new Hanford consent decree deadlines
  • GAO - Nuclear Security: Status of the National Nuclear Security Administration's Effort to Develop a Security Infrastructure Plan GAO-16-447R
  • NRC - NRC Proposes $7,000 Civil Penalty for Violation at West Virginia Manufacturing Facility
  • IAEA - Japanese Labs Reliable in Analysing Seawater, Sediment and Fish Samples Near Fukushima, IAEA Report Finds - Arend Victor Harms, IAEA Department of Nuclear Sciences and Applications
  • ENENews - Reporter: Many experts now believe Fukushima's melted fuel burned through the concrete floors and has gone down into the groundwater – "No one yet knows how deeply those 3 cores melted into the ground… No one knows where the cores are" (AUDIO) - Japan Times
  • Japan Times - Japan's government to forgo power conservation request for first time since 2011 earthquake
  • JAIF - Upper House Passes Bill Creating Spent Fuel Reprocessing Contribution System
  • JAIF - NRA Allows Reactor Modifications at Two Research Reactors: First under New Regulatory Standards
  • JAIF - Shikoku Electric Power to Decommission Ikata-1, Reducing Japan's NPPs to 42
  • Bellona - Criticizing Russia's NGO law is punishable 'political activity' leading to 'foreign agent' label, says Justice Ministry - Charles Digges
  • Xinhua News - China reiterates opposition to U.S. missile system in S. Korea
  • Xinhua News - S. Korea monitoring DPRK's nuke test site: defense ministry
  • Xinhua News - Interview: How Abe's new security laws violate constitution - Yan Lei, Liu Xiuling
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notices: Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.; Weekly Receipts, Pages 29855 - 29856 [FR DOC #: 2016-11347]
  • National Institutes of Health - Notices: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Study to Estimate Radiation Doses and Cancer Risks from Radioactive Fallout from the Trinity Nuclear TestNational Cancer Institute PDF Pages 29875 - 29876 (2 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-11254]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Rules: Fuel-Cladding Issues in Postulated Spent Fuel Pool Accidents, Pages 29761 - 29765 [FR DOC #: 2016-11212]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Geologic Repository for the Disposal of Spent Nuclear Fuel and High-Level Radioactive Waste, Yucca Mountain, NV PDF Pages 29923 - 29924 (2 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-11075]
  • Pahrump Valley Times - State: NRC final report on Yucca defective - Daria Sokolova
  • DOE:NNSA - NSSAB Meetings

    Thursday, May 12, 2016

  • DOE:EM - DOE Releases Draft Request for Proposal and Announces Pre-Solicitation Conference for Waste Isolation Pilot Plant (WIPP) Transportation Services Procurement - Bill Taylor
  • Albany Times Union - Letter: Plan for nuclear waste storage - Michael McGlynn, Watervliet
  • Energy Times - Rejuvenating an Aging Fleet, Jumpstarting Modulars - Stephen Burns, chairman of the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission
  • Omaha World-Herald - OPPD CEO: Shut down Fort Calhoun nuclear plant by end of the year - Cole Epley
  • El Defensor Chieftain - Downwinders still ignored - Dr. Maureen Merritt, DO, CMO, LCDR (ret.) United States Public Health Service; Advocate, federal Radiation Exposure Compensation Act (RECA)
  • Las Cruces Sun-News - Residents near Tularosa seek Obama visit - Russell Contreras, Associated Press
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - County to receive $510,000 from WIPP settlement - Maddy Hayden
  • Livermore Independent - Los Alamos Contract Extended - One Year
  • Tri-City Herald - Feds, state say Hanford not cause of radiation spike - Annette Cary
  • Denver Post - Broomfield, Jeffco give conditional nod to Rocky Flats trail grant - John Aguilar
  • AP - Residents near New Mexico nuclear test site seek Obama visit - Russell Contreras
  • Bloomberg - RWE Jumps Most in 4 Months as Quarterly Profit Beats Estimates - Tino Andresen
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-South Africa's Eskom sees no power cuts this year - Wendell Roelf
  • Reuters - UPDATE 3-EDF says Hinkley Point cost could rise 3 bln pounds, timing slips - Geert De Clercq and Benjamin Mallet
  • KETV Omaha - UPDATE: OPPD recommends ceasing operations at Ft. Calhoun - David Earl
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Sustaining the nuclear watchdog with a grand budgetary bargain - Trevor Findlay
  • World Nuclear News - EIA sees strong growth in nuclear generation to 2040
  • World Nuclear News - NorthStar expands non-HEU Mo-99 capacity
  • World Nuclear News - NEA head highlights challenges facing nuclear power
  • Economic Times - EDF to propose deal for six nuclear reactors in India by year-end
  • Reuters - EDF to propose deal for 6 nuclear reactors in India by year-end - PARIS | By Geert De Clercq
  • The Guardian - EDF sets aside extra £2.7bn to cover Hinkley Point construction costs - Sean Farrell
  • Reuters UK - EDF says Hinkley Point cost could rise 3 billion pounds, timing slips - PARIS | By Geert De Clercq and Benjamin Mallet
  • Daily Telegraph - Hinkley Point costs could rise to £21bn, EDF admits - Emily Gosden, Energy Editor
  • London Times - Shareholders set to quiz EDF on Hinkley Point - Robin Pagnamenta
  • Smithsonian - During the Cold War, the Air Force Dropped an Unarmed Nuke on South Carolina - Danny Lewis
  • Pravda.ru - Who is rattling nuclear club?
  • NDTV - Significant Progress Made In Civil Nuclear Deal With India: Top US Diplomat
  • RT - Trident nuclear weapons replacement to cost £205bn, campaigners warn
  • BBC - Russia says US missile system breaches nuclear INF treaty
  • The Hindu - Nuclear energy can meet the gap in power sector, says scientist
  • Cornell Chronicle - Lund debate focuses on nuclear power, climate change - Jonathan Miller
  • Trend News Agency - Ex-CIA analyst: Armenia may have stockpiles of highly radioactive materials (exclusive) - Anakhanum Idayatova
  • Hindustan Times - Panama Papers: Pak nuke scientist AQ Khan's kin linked to offshore firm - Rezaul H Laskar
  • KRQE News 13 Albuquerque - Feds seek transportation services for nuke waste repository
  • Reuters - Scandal-hit Toshiba sees return to profit after $6.6 billion operating loss - TOKYO | By Makiko Yamazaki
  • Views and News from Norway - Nuclear sub berthings meet skepticism - Nina Berglund
  • KDLT Sioux Falls - Spink County Residents Speak Up Against Nuclear Waste Site - Sydney Kern
  • News & Star - Details of new nuclear power station project in Cumbria revealed
  • Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette - UPDATED: Officials will plead Exelon nuke case with Rauner - Tom Kacich
  • Reuters - RWE CFO says additional nuclear premium to cost 1.7 bln euros - Vera Eckert
  • InDaily Adelaide - Olympic Dam mooted as nuke dump site - Tom Richardson
  • Flinders News - Citizens' jury to help decide nuclear future - Paula Thompson
  • Bellona - Russia's new nuclear icebreaker line crucial to national programs – especially Arctic oil - Charles Digges
  • KFDA Amarillo - Emergency services to get funding under nuclear settlements
  • Fulton Sun - Callaway nuclear plant back on line
  • Korea Times - Pressure fault shuts Wolsong nuclear reactor
  • Red Wing Republican Eagle - Nuclear Regulatory Commission sets open house for May 18 - Red Wing, Minnesota 55066
  • L'Express - Contamination radioactive détectée à La Hague
  • IAEA - IAEA Invites Students to Learn Nuclear Science Through Play - Laura Gil, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • DOE - 9 Cool Technologies at the Bay Area Maker Faire - Pat Adams, Digital Content Specialist, Office of Public Affairs
  • NRC - NRC, DOE to Hold Second Advanced Reactor Workshop June 7-8 in Maryland
  • NRC - NRC Proposes $42,000 Civil Penalty for Connecticut Company for Willful Import, Possession and Distribution Violations
  • Asahi Shimbun - Hibakusha in Nagasaki hail Obama's plan to visit Hiroshima - Shohei Okada
  • Japan Times - South Korean A-bomb victims' group to send representatives to Hiroshima
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Environmental Assessment and Finding of No Significant Impact: GE Hitachi Nuclear Energy, Vallecitos Nuclear Center PDF Pages 29581 - 29584 (4 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-11206]
  • Japan Times - Thyroid cancer spike fuels Fukushima fears but cause could be over-diagnosis - Mizuho Aoki
  • The Intercept - THE SECRET NSA DIARY OF AN ABU GHRAIB INTERROGATOR - Cora Currier
  • Dakota Free Press - Borehole Contract Forbids Nuclear Waste at Field Test Site

    Wednesday, May 11, 2016

  • E&E Daily - NRC: Could Inhofe staffer be in line for agency post? - Hannah Northey
  • ABC News - New Yucca Mountain Report Ignores Impact on Tribe - Ken Ritter, Associated Press
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Nevada panel, tribe call out NRC on Yucca groundwater contamination concerns - Keith Rogers
  • Daily Journal - Two more workers at the Hanford Nuclear Reservation have reported smelling vapors at the former nuclear weapons production site - Associated Press
  • Yahoo! Finance - United States Uranium Natural, Enriched and Depleted Market Business Report 2016 - Research and Markets - Business Wire
  • KRQE News 13 Albuquerque - New Mexicans call on president to recognize how Trinity Test hurt community
  • RT - Hanford Site not 'controlling what comes out of nuclear waste tanks to protect workers' – public - Shaun Tandon / AFP
  • Crosscut Seattle - For West Coast, nuclear Hanford threat dwarfs Fukushima - Robert Jacobs
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Nevada panel, tribe call out NRC on Yucca groundwater contamination concerns - Keith Rogers
  • AP - Japanese welcome Obama visit to Hiroshima, apology or not - MIKI TODA and MARI YAMAGUCHI
  • AP - Leader: New Yucca Mountain report ignores impact on tribe - Ken Ritter
  • AP - Senate blocks measure to forbid buys of Iran 'heavy water' - Richard Lardner
  • Bloomberg - Coal Spending in Japan Risks Stranding $57 Billion of Assets - Chisaki Watanabe
  • Bloomberg - EON Steps Up Germany's Nuclear Exit Agreement
  • Reuters - Bid to stop heavy water purchase from Iran blocked in U.S. Senate - Patricia Zengerle
  • Reuters - German govt proposes cutting support for onshore wind energy starting 2017 - Markus Wacket
  • Australia Network News - Nuclear Waste Dump Facility for South Australia? Panel Says Yes to Proposal - Kalyan Kumar
  • InDaily Adelaide - Citizens' Juries to decide nuclear future - Tom Richardson
  • Forbes - Australia Should Cash In On A Single Global Nuclear Repository - James Conca
  • Quartz - The United States' newest nuclear power plant has taken 43 years to build - Christopher Groskopf
  • World Nuclear News - NEA head highlights challenges facing nuclear power
  • World Nuclear News - Fuel loading begins at China's Changjiang 2
  • World Nuclear News - NDA awards contracts to support decommissioning research
  • Eurasia Review - Cheaper Fossil Fuels: The Relevance Of Nuclear Energy – Analysis - Julius Cesar I. Trajano*
  • Atlas Obscura - How Radioactive Animals Become Tools, Pests and Political Statements - Cara Giaimo
  • Wall Street Journal - E.ON Warns of Possible Capital Raising Amid Rising Nuclear Storage Costs - Monica Houston-Waesch
  • UAE National - Staff at Barakah nuclear power plant being trained to tackle disasters - Caline Malek
  • Gulf News - UAE's nuclear programme learns from mistakes of Fukushima - Sami Zaatari
  • Saudi Gazette - Public forums on nuclear energy in Abu Dhabi
  • ISS Africa - Africa going nuclear?
  • Eyewitness News Johannesburg - SA targets more renewable power, nuclear expansion to be 'corruption free'
  • Spectator.co.uk blog - England couldn't cope with a nuclear accident at Hinkley Point - Ross Clark
  • SA Independent - 'SA nuclear power programme will be graft-proof' - Emsie Ferreira
  • AllAfrica - South Africa: Nuclear Programme Will Not Be Rushed - Minister
  • Eyewitness News Johannesburg - Joemat-Pettersson: Govt will build affordable nuclear power - Gaye Davis
  • Reuters - UPDATE 2-South Africa targets more renewable power, nuclear expansion to go ahead - Wendell Roelf
  • Creamer Media's Engineering News - Nuclear RFP will yield 'binding' financial information – Minister - Terence Creamer
  • SA Business Day - SA targets solar and wind power to plug electricity shortages - Wendell Roelf
  • Reuters - South Africa to add 7,000 MW of renewable power to grid by mid-2016 - Wendell Roelf
  • AllAfrica - South Africa: Minister Tina Joemat-Pettersson - Energy Dept Budget Speech Vote 2016-17
  • Cleveland Plain Dealer - Davis-Besse nuclear reactor restarted, equipped to handle Fukushima-sized disaster - John Funk
  • PR Newswire - Davis-Besse Nuclear Power Station Returns to Service Following Refueling and Maintenance Outage - FirstEnergy Corp.
  • RT - North Dakota contaminated with radioactive materials from fracking – study
  • Times Picayune - In 1964, a nuclear bomb was detonated in south Mississippi - Jed Lipinski
  • The Guardian - Mordechai Vanunu: Nuclear whistleblower faces fresh charges, 30 years on - Richard Norton-Taylor
  • Birmingham Business Journal - TVA rejects preliminary offer on Alabama nuclear site - Tim Steere
  • Orange County Register - How much should consumers pay for San Onofre nuclear shutdown? Settlement talks reopened - Teri Sforza
  • Business Wire - Southern California Edison Responds to CPUC Announcement - Southern California Edison
  • Sacramento Bee - California PUC's big scandal over San Onofre closure heats up - Dan Walters
  • Times of San Diego - San Onofre Owner: Shutdown Bills Were 'Fair, Lawful,' Won't Fight Review - Posted by Ken Stone
  • KABC Los Angeles - Who will pay for shut down of San Onofre Nuclear Plant?
  • PR Newswire - Nuclear Power in the United Kingdom, Market Outlook to 2030, Update 2016 - Capacity, Generation, Investment Trends, Regulations and Company Profiles
  • KXMB CBS12 Bismarck/Dickinson - Health Officials Explain Radioactive Waste Disposal Law - Ben Smith
  • New Matilda - Down The Radioactive Rabbit Hole: Questions Keep Mounting - Nat Wasley
  • KOAT Albuquerque - New Documentary on Nuclear Bomb Field Tests - Angela Brauer
  • Northumberland News Guardian - POWER: Nuclear is best option
  • London Times - Wine region generates a nuclear future - Marcus Leroux
  • Reuters - E.ON CFO: capital increase related to nuclear issue not ruled out - Vera Eckert
  • Cape Cod Times - Letter: Act now to advocate nuclear monitoring bills - John Nichols, East Orleans
  • The Hindu - Anti-nuclear activist arrested in Theni
  • Times of India - No groundwater, Khetolai becomes fit for nuke tests
  • Bloomberg BNA - Nuclear Contractor Must Face Retiree Health Lawsuit - Jacklyn Wille
  • Southern Maryland News - Calvert Cliffs nuclear plant passes quarterly inspection - Tamara Ward
  • Press TV - US court ruling aims to derail Iran nuclear deal: Analyst
  • Financial Times - Eon warns on capital raise to cover extra €2bn nuclear waste bill - Guy Chazan
  • Indiatimes.com - Today Is The 18th Anniversary Of Pokhran-II Nuclear Tests + 5 Other Stories That You Should Read
  • BelTA - Key step in manufacturing one steam generator for Belarusian nuclear power plant over
  • Augusta Chronicle - Study sees flaws in Obama MOX decision - Walter C. Jones
  • KCPQ/Q13 FOX Seattle - Hanford contractor to lay off 435 as its contract ends - Associated Press
  • BBC - Hiroshima survivor recalls atomic bomb horror
  • Miami Herald - FPL's parent company should issue annual reports on sea-level rise - Alan Farago
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Y-12's Edlund is Facility Rep of the Year - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Oak Ridgers support Obama's trip to Hiroshima - Frank Munger
  • NRC - NRC to Hold Fifth Vendor Oversight Workshop June 23 in St Louis
  • NRC - NRC to Hold Public Meeting May 26 to Discuss Performance of Monticello Nuclear Power Plant
  • NRC - NRC to Discuss Nine Mile Point Nuclear Plant Annual Assessment in Conjunction with May 18 Oswego, N.Y., Chamber of Commerce Meeting
  • NRC blog - A Bit of NRC Myth Busting – Part II - Eric Stahl, Acting Public Affairs Officer
  • NWTRB - Report - Survey of National Programs for Managing High-Level Radioactive Waste and Spent Nuclear Fuel: Update
  • NWTRB - Report - Technical Evaluation of the U.S. Department of Energy Deep Borehole Disposal Research and Development Program
  • NWTRB - Updated Meeting Calendar
  • IAEA - Nuclear Safety Can Never be Taken for Granted, IAEA Director General Says in Cape Town - Aabha Dixit, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Trend News Agency - Russia's partner for nuke plant construction in Turkey to be named before end 2016 - Rufiz Hafizoglu
  • ENENews - Cover-up of massive explosion at Fukushima Reactor 3 fueled with plutonium? US government's "worst case" scenario likely a reality… Entire nuclear core ejected into environment – Experts: It seems blast wasn't from hydrogen – "Ejection of fuel parts… Exploding vortices suggest a steam explosion" (PHOTO)
  • NHK World - A-bomb survivors to submit request to Obama
  • NHK World - Atomic bomb survivors hope for nuclear abolition
  • Kyodo News - Research reactors pass safety screenings under new rules
  • Kyodo News - Japan enacts law to expand gov't role in nuclear fuel reprocessing
  • Japan Times - Japanese hail Hiroshima visit, say apology not needed - Magdalena Osumi and Daisuke Kikuchi
  • Japan Times - Some in Hiroshima, Nagasaki welcome Obama's historic visit; others wish it came sooner
  • Japan Times - Seniors mull share house to keep Fukushima evacuee community intact
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Obama to visit Hiroshima on May 27
  • Mainichi Daily News - A-bomb survivors, residents welcome Obama's visit to Hiroshima
  • Mainichi Daily News - Japanese gov't sees Obama's Hiroshima visit as chance to deepen ties
  • Bellona - Russian environmental watchdog predictably restores license to polluting factory - Anna Kireeva, Charles Digges
  • The Diplomat - South Australia Ponders Hosting a Nuclear Waste Storage Facility - Grant Wyeth
  • Korea Times - Please leave without a trace - Kim Sun-ae
  • New Yorker - August 31, 1946 Issue: Hiroshima - John Hersey
  • Las Vegas Sun - Nevada officials take up latest fed report on Yucca Mountain
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Aspen Ridge Hosts Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation Program Presentation June 7
  • Wanganui Chronicle - Iraq on the brink of collapse - Gwynne Dyer
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Chernobyl fatalities and the challenges of expert judgment - Sonja Schmid
  • CNSNews - 5 Years Later, Deaths Caused by Radiation Leak at Fukushima: 0 - Michael W. Chapman

    Tuesday, May 10, 2016

  • Washington Times - Nevada officials take up latest fed report on Yucca Mountain - Associated Press
  • Sacramento Bee - California looks to Texas to solve nuclear waste problem - Maggie Ybarra
  • Encinitas Seaside Courier - Elected officials address concerns about nuclear waste at San Onofre
  • News Corp Australia - Australians face big decision on nuclear waste dump - Charis Chang
  • Rexburg Standard Journal - OpEd: Continuing Idaho's legacy of nuclear innovation - Senator Mike Crapo
  • Phys.org - ORNL's landmark accelerator completes a swan song series of experiments - Bill Cabage
  • KOIN 6 Portland - Cleanup at Hanford could take into 2070s - Cole Miller
  • Tri-City Herald - Editorial: Report is progress toward appropriate Rattlesnake access
  • NEI - Market Conditions Could Force Closing of Three Illinois Reactors
  • AP - 70 years after Hiroshima, Obama to pay historic visit - Kathleen Hennessey, Josh Lederman
  • Bloomberg - Edison International Declines After California Reviews Pact - Mark Chediak
  • Bloomberg - Obama to Visit Hiroshima 71 Years After Atomic Bomb Dropped - Toluse Olorunnipa, Andy Sharp
  • Bloomberg - A North Korea Press Trip Comes Packed With Creepy Moments - Nicholas Wadhams
  • Reuters - Obama to visit Hiroshima, won't apologize for World War II bombing - Susan Heavey and Minami Funakoshi
  • Nature - Biologists struggle with push to eliminate radioactive caesium in labs - Jeff Tollefson
  • Fusion - The race to make plutonium-238, the nuclear power source we need to keep exploring space - Elmo Keep
  • Los Angeles Times - Just how far has North Korea gotten in developing long-range nuclear weapons? - Ralph Vartabedian and W.J. Hennigan
  • Wall Street Journal - North Korea Hardens Nuclear Stance at Party Congress - Alastair Gale
  • UPI - South Korea's Park condemns Kim's nuclear manifesto - Elizabeth Shim
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea says it will never accept N.K. as nuclear power - sshluck@yna.co.kr
  • Epoch Times - North Korea Is a Nuclear Nemesis - David T. Jones
  • Yonhap News - N.K. party congress serves as venue to reaffirm nuke prowess, leader's power - Kim Soo-yeon
  • Houston Chronicle - Nuclear energy draws renewed interest in Congress - James Osborne
  • Ames Tribune Ames, IA - Larry Koehrsen: Nuclear power and climate change - Larry Koehrsen
  • AirForceTimes - Air Force suspends commander in charge of nuclear monitoring unit - Stephen Losey, Air Force Times
  • SA Business Day - Department of energy presses ahead with nuclear - Bekezela Phakathi
  • Arkansas State University - Federal Grant Supports Research for Nuclear Site Inspection
  • Tehran Times - White House says critics of Iran deal proved wrong
  • Consortium News - Still at War with Iran-Nuke Deal - Paul R. Pillar
  • National Geographic - Photos: Inside the Fukushima Nuclear Exclusion Zone - Posted by Ari Beser
  • Japan Today - 6th nuclear reactor scrapped under stricter safety rules
  • Sputnik News - No Life Past Forty: Japanese Decide to Shut Down Aging Nuclear Reactor
  • NDTV - Pak Nuclear Scientists and Their Anti-India Ideology
  • CounterPunch - Lost in Bonkers: the Latest Episode in Pro-Nuclear Quackery - Linda Pentz Gunter
  • Trend News Agency - Alarming trail of Armenia's nuclear ambitions - report - Aygun Badalova
  • All Things Nuclear - Nuclear Plant Containment Failure: Pre-Existing Damage - Dave Lochbaum, director, Nuclear Safety Project
  • Huffington Post - blog: Passing the Nuclear Baton - Joe Cirincione
  • Times of San Diego - Revisiting Split of San Onofre Shutdown Costs a 'Huge Breakthrough' - Ken Stone
  • CBS San Francisco - State To Reconsider Deal That Cost Taxpayers Billions To Close Nuke Plant
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - State to reopen $4.7 billion San Onofre deal - Jeff McDonald
  • San Diego Reader - Public Utilities Commission reopens San Onofre case--Admits they "undermined public confidence in the agency" - Don Bauder
  • Los Angeles Times - State regulators reopen case on San Onofre nuclear plant - Ivan Penn
  • The Independent - Physicist claims Hinkley Point deal means UK taxpayer could get £53bn bill to supply cheap nuclear energy to France - Ian Johnston
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Y-12 completes disposal of radioactive and hazardous waste ahead of schedule, says government - Frank Munger
  • CNBCAfrica - South Africa's nuclear regulator sees 2018 decision on Eskom sites - Reuters
  • Northumberland Today - Nuclear health response plan in development - Valerie MacDonald
  • Reuters - E.ON chief says nuclear deal could create financial pressure - Tom Kaeckenhoff and Vera Eckert
  • Trend News Agency - American Thinker: Armenia sells nuclear materials to IS? - Elmira Tariverdiyeva
  • Belfast Telegraph - Hinkley Point C nuclear power station: 'most expensive object on earth' to be constructed just 170 miles off the coast of Ireland - Sasha Brady
  • ITV UK - Images of proposed Moorside nuclear development released
  • Watertown Daily Times - Letter: State closing nuclear plant a step backward - Rob DiFrancesco, New York, The writer is director of the New York Affordable Reliable Energy Alliance
  • KOKI FOX 23 Tulsa, OK - Impact from 2014 radioactive spill at TU - Katie Higgins
  • Pakistan Observer - Israeli nuclear whistle-blower charged over release terms
  • Port Augusta Transcontinental - Quorn hosts nuclear discussion - The Transcontinental has a long and important history within Port Augusta
  • Augusta Chronicle - Federal grant aids nuclear education programs
  • Legal News Line - N.Y. attorney general comments on NRC decision to re-analyze Indian Point nuclear facility - Mark Iandolo
  • Daily Caller - Australia Expects To Make $262 Billion With Solution To Nuclear Waste - Andrew Follett
  • nineMSN - SA voters asked to weigh up nuclear dump - AAP
  • ABC.au - SA Nuclear dump debate to go before citizens' juries
  • Edmonton Journal - Good news: wildfires deemed no threat to Fort McMurray radioactive waste site - Emma Graney
  • Finger Lakes Times, Geneva, NY - Wayne County officials hope to keep nuclear power plant open - Steve Buchiere
  • Greater Wilmington Business Journal - GE Hitachi, Duke Energy To Bring Annual Nuclear Science Event To Area - Jenny Callison
  • South China Morning Post - Editorial: World cannot escape the need for nuclear power plants
  • Bismarck Tribune - Radioactive waste meeting to be held in Alexander - Lauren Donovan
  • Transmission and Distribution World - Charting Nuclear Power's Future--A Conversation with NRC Chair Stephen Burns - Martin Rosenberg
  • Russia and India Report - Nuclear security strengthened and internationalized - Andrei Zolotov Jr.
  • JD Supra - Amendment to the Convention on the Physical Protection of Nuclear Material Enters Into Force - George Borovas, Nicholas Buckworth, Helen Cook | Shearman & Sterling LLP
  • Reuters - Czech Dukovany unit 4 nuclear plant to start production on Saturday - Petra Vodstrcilova
  • FinancialNews.co.uk - UK Nuclear Decommissioning Authority awards contracts worth up to £12m to ten consortia - Gulli Arnason
  • World Nuclear News - Progress on US legacy cleanup
  • World Nuclear News - US organizations' plea to keep nuclear 'czar'
  • World Nuclear News - UK grants $115 million to boost nuclear training
  • Pakistan Daily Times - Nuclearisation of Indian Ocean
  • CBS Las Vegas - Nevada Officials Take Up Latest Fed Report on Yucca Mountain - Associated Press
  • Baltic Course - Scientist: new NPP would have no major effect on Lithuania's energy security
  • Belleville News Democrat - Editorial: Cost of NGA unknowns could be huge
  • The Guardian - UK's attractiveness for renewables investment plummets to all-time low - Fiona Harvey
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Contractor agrees to repay TVA $2.8M over Watts Bar overbilling claim - Ed Marcum
  • BBC - Hiroshima survivor warns against Trident renewal
  • Western Mail - It will be 'many decades' before clean-up at Wylfa and Trawsfynydd is finished - David Williamson
  • Federal Times - NRC to sole-source cyber simulation contract ... unless - Aaron Boyd
  • CBC Canada - P.E.I. borrows $31M in energy accord refinancing - Kevin Yarr, CBC News
  • Longford Leader - Longford's links with Cherynobyl still strong - Aoife Carberry
  • Electric Light & Power - NARUC's Kavulla Appoints Mroz and Lange to Lead Committees
  • Beyond Nuclear - A Moral Giant: Remembering Father Dan Berrigan, co-founder of the nuclear weapons abolition Plowshares movement
  • Atomic Insights - Carnival of Nuclear Blogs #308 - Rod Adams
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - UCOR announces mini-grant winners - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Safety Forum on Wednesday - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Y-12 completes waste milestone 2 years ahead of schedule - Frank Munger
  • NRC - NRC Schedules an Open House May 18 to Discuss 2015 Performance of Prairie Island Nuclear Plant
  • NRC blog - A Bit of NRC Myth Busting – Part I - Eric Stahl, Acting Public Affairs Officer
  • BBC - Nuclear giant EDF Energy reports sales fall as AGM looms - 8
  • NHK World - Nagasaki mayor welcomes Obama's Hiroshima visit
  • NHK World - Hiroshima mayor supports Obama's decision
  • NHK World - A-bomb survivor welcomes Obama visit
  • Kyodo News - Obama to visit Hiroshima on May 27 as 1st sitting U.S. head of state
  • Kyodo News - Hiroshima, Nagasaki welcome Obama's visit, while some are cynical
  • Kyodo News - Obama will not comment on A-bomb decision on Hiroshima trip: U.S.
  • Kyodo News - Japan lauds Obama's Hiroshima visit as step to nuclear-free world
  • Kyodo News - FOCUS: Hiroshima mayors long sought Obama's visit to A-bombed cities
  • Kyodo News - Chronology of major events related to Obama's Hiroshima visit
  • Asahi Shimbun - Obama to pay historic visit to Hiroshima this month - The Associated Press
  • Asahi Shimbun - EDITORIAL: Kim's bombastic rhetoric can't hide N. Korea's declining fate - Japan Times
  • Japan Times - Obama to make historic visit to Hiroshima on May 27, accompanied by Abe
  • Japan Times - 40-year-old Shikoku reactor to be sixth unit scrapped under stricter safety regimen
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Obama to visit Hiroshima on May 27
  • Mainichi Daily News - Obama to visit Hiroshima on May 27: Japan gov't
  • Mainichi Daily News - Hibakusha: 'Come see Hiroshima, Nagasaki with your own eyes,' urges A-bomb survivor
  • Mainichi Daily News - Editorial: North Korea's nuclear aims jar with reality
  • Mainichi Daily News - 6th nuclear reactor scrapped under stricter safety rules
  • Jiji Press - Hiroshima Welcomes Obama's Visit Announcement
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Facility Operating Licenses and Combined Licenses Involving No Significant Hazards Considerations; Applications and Amendments, Pages 28891 - 28905 [FR DOC #: 2016-10949]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings; Sunshine Act, Page 28906 [FR DOC #: 2016-11020]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Operating Licenses and Records of Decision: Tennessee Valley Authority; Watts Bar Nuclear Plant, Unit 2 PDF Pages 28905 - 28906 (2 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-10950]
  • Sky News Australia - SA will consider hosting nuclear waste dump

    Monday, May 09, 2016

  • Bloomberg First Word Energy - There's one group not ready to ditch the Donald: ethanol producers - Mark Drajem
  • Albuquerque Journal - 71 years later, 'downwinders' are still ignored - Dr. Maureen Merritt
  • LA Monitor - LANS gets contract extension - Tris DeRoma
  • Plainsman - A Q&A?with Battelle representatives - Shiloh Appel
  • Global Research - Is This the 4th Recent Nuclear Disaster to Strike the U.S.? - Brandon Turbeville
  • AP - Iran test-fires ballistic missile, latest after nuclear deal - Nasser Karimi
  • Bloomberg - Nuclear Storage Seen Generating A$100 Billion for Australia - James Paton
  • Bloomberg - Dong Seeks Taiwan Offshore Wind Growth to Beat Europe's Tenders - Jessica Shankleman
  • Reuters - Australian inquiry backs nuclear power after decades-long aversion - SYDNEY | By Byron Kaye
  • Reuters - North Korea to strengthen nuclear arsenal
  • Reuters - North Korea says to push nuclear program, defying U.N. sanctions - PYONGYANG | By James Pearson
  • NPR - N. Korea Wants Economic and Nuclear Expansion, But One Undercuts The Other - Elise Hu
  • Wall Street Journal - Japan and South Korea May Soon Go Nuclear - Henry Sokolski
  • Korea Times - Nuclear-armed North - sahds@ktimes.com
  • The Guardian - South Australia 'should seize chance to build nuclear dump' - Australian Associated Press
  • ABC.au - Nuclear royal commission recommends SA pursue international waste dump - Tony Eastley, Kevin Scarce, Natalie Whiting, Jay Weatherill, Steven Marshall
  • Sydney Morning Herald - Kevin Scarce's nuclear royal commission backs SA waste facility - Simon Evans
  • Huffington Post - Climate Change for the Impatient: A Nuclear Mini Ice Age - Max Tegmark, MIT physicist, author of "Our Mathematical
  • SA Independent - Africa's big nuclear ambitions lure Russia - Peter Fabricius
  • The Guardian - Israel brings fresh charges against nuclear whistleblower Mordechai Vanunu - Agence France-Presse
  • Birmingham Business Journal - Nevada company plans to purchase Bellefonte Nuclear Plant - Tim Steere
  • Orange County Register - Bigger guns, bigger problems? How high-powered ammunition could affect nuclear power plants - Teri Sforza
  • Bellona - Russia's Bilibino nuclear station shutting down reactors to make way for floating nuclear plant - Charles Digges
  • Lab News UK - Understanding the nuclear long game - Trevor Rayment is Physical Science Director at Diamond Light Source, Dr claire Corkhill is a Vice-Chancellor's research fellow from the University of Sheffield
  • Augusta Chronicle - Teachers can learn nuclear topics - Mel Buckner
  • Moneyweb Johannesburg - Nuclear corporation and Auditor General clash--Over decommissioning and decontamination costs. - Chris Yelland
  • Sauk Valley Newspapers - Standoff could be coming over Illinois' nuke plants' tax demands - Edith Brady-Lunny
  • Aiken Standard - Guest column: Small modular reactors will improve nuclear energy - Win Porter, energy and environmental consultant
  • ITV UK - Nuclear college to be based in Cumbria
  • Press TV - Iran MPs urge end to JCPOA implementation
  • Moneyweb Johannesburg - Nuclear regulator sees 2018 decision on Eskom sites - Wendell Roelf
  • New York Times - Obama Weighs Visiting Hiroshima or Nagasaki - Gardiner Harris
  • nineMSN - Fight looms over SA nuclear dump
  • The Australian - SA nuclear royal commission sets 10-year timetable - Meredith Booth
  • Ynetnews - Israeli spy who released nuclear info back in court - Michael Zeff
  • The Cornishman - Why is Cornwall so poor, boring and radioactive? - CGBen
  • Plainsman - Official: County won't be hurried on nuclear borehole test - James Nord/AP
  • World Nuclear News - Australian Royal Commission delivers final report
  • World Nuclear News - Russia completes second reactor vessel for Arktika
  • World Nuclear News - Amendment to key security agreement enters into force
  • News24 City-Press - R5 billion Koeberg chaos - Yolandi Groenewald
  • Japan Times - Former fishermen sue state for hiding Bikini atoll H-bomb fallout records
  • Japan Times - Constitutional scholar Kobayashi announces plan for anti-Abe party, Upper House bid - Tomohiro Osaki
  • Lakeland Ledger - Thousands of turtles get sucked into power plant
  • IAEA - New Nuclear Security Agreement will Reduce Risk of Nuclear Terrorism - Vincent Fournier, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • The Guardian - Hinkley Point: UN says UK failed to consult over risks - Terry Macalister
  • BBC - N Korea makes nuclear strike pledge
  • NHK World - Ex-fishers sailing near Bikini Atoll file suit
  • NHK World - New textbooks include security laws
  • Kyodo News - 6th nuclear reactor scrapped under stricter safety rules
  • Asahi Shimbun - Fishermen sue state over Bikini Atoll H-bomb tests 'cover-up' - Naomi Nishimura
  • Asahi Shimbun - Stone tsunami markers now cultural assets in Rikuzen-Takata - Kazumasa Sugimura
  • Japan Times - Former fishermen sue state for hiding Bikini atoll H-bomb fallout records
  • Mainichi Daily News - Ex-fishermen, families sue state for damages over U.S. H-bomb tests
  • Mainichi Daily News - Japan rebukes N. Korea over claim to be "responsible" nuke state
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea's party adopts decision on nukes at key congress - sooyeon@yna.co.kr
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: Quadrennial Energy Review, Pages 28054 - 28056 [FR DOC #: 2016-10874]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on Digital IandC; Cancellation, Pages 28108 - 28109 [FR DOC #: 2016-10818]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on TH Phenomena, Page 28109 [FR DOC #: 2016-10815]

    Sunday, May 08, 2016

  • Denver Post - Can Boulder show the way on contentious Rocky Flats grant? - John Aguilar
  • AP - Kim Jong Un says North Korea won't use nuclear weapons first - Eric Talmadge
  • Bloomberg - North Korea's Kim Says He Won't Use Nukes Unless Attacked - Sam Kim
  • Reuters - Alberta oil sands producers shut most power generation due to wildfires - Scott DiSavino
  • Reuters - Netanyahu rebukes Israeli general over Holocaust speech - Jeffrey Heller
  • Reuters - North Korea leader Kim sets five-year economic plan, vows nuclear restraint - James Pearson
  • Reuters - Managing Saudi's new energy mega-ministry may bring challenges - Angus McDowall, Rania El Gamal and Reem Shamseddine
  • Bristol Post - Hinkley Point C nuclear power station to be most expensive object on Earth - Michael_Yong
  • News Limited - SA nuclear funds should go to regions: MP - AAP
  • InsideEVs UK - Fully Charged Points Out The Insane Costs Of Nuclear Power Stations – Video - Mark Kane
  • The Seattle Times - Letter: Nuclear upgrade is waste of money - Tom Krebsbach, Brier
  • Green Valley News AZ - IN MY VIEW: Nuclear is key in addressing climate issues - Miriam Sacks, retired supervisor of radiology
  • Albany Times Union - Letter: Nuclear power phobia does harm to planet - John Basile, Stillwater
  • Mehr News Agency - Warsaw seeking nuclear coop. with Iran
  • MyBroadband South Africa - Eskom storing 1,419 tons of radioactive waste
  • The Week Magazine - My visit to Fukushima - Steve Featherstone
  • CleanTechnica - Small Modular Reactors = Wishful Thinking - Dr. Dave Toke
  • Los Angeles Times - Letters: Readers laud a 'brilliant' look at the nation's atomic history
  • Tuscaloosa News - Browns Ferry water tests could prevent power rate increases
  • Japan Times - Chernobyl survivor's ink-wash art pays tribute to Fukushima
  • Paducah Sun - DOE adds tours of Paducah plant
  • Oswego Daily News - Nine Mile Point Unit 2 Returns to Full Power
  • Iowa State Daily - Secretary of Energy talks role, career ahead of commencement - Rakiah Bonjour
  • Tri-City Herald - No small mission at the Manhattan Project National Historical Park
  • Trend News Agency - The Jerusalem Post: Arests of Armenians for smuggling nuclear materials come amid reports about "dirty bomb" of IS
  • Press TV - US seeks pretexts for new Iran sanctions: Poll
  • Press TV - Iran seeks UN document over US assets freeze
  • Xinhua News - Top leader says DPRK will strive for world denuclearization
  • Radio Adelaide - WHY MUST WE ALWAYS FORCE NUCLEAR WASTE ONTO ABORIGINAL PEOPLE?
  • Radio Adelaide - ADNYAMATHANHA TRADITIONAL OWNERS WILL FIGHT NUCLEAR WASTE DUMP PLAN
  • NHK World - Kim Jong Un: N.Korea will continue nuclear program
  • Kyodo News - N. Korea leader mixes vow to boost nuclear power with some overtures - Takuya Karube
  • Japan Times - North Korea claim to be 'responsible nuclear weapons state' slammed by Japan
  • Japan Times - Chernobyl survivor's ink-wash art pays tribute to Fukushima

    Saturday, May 07, 2016

  • Senator Dean Heller (R-NV) - Heller Continues Fight Against Nuclear Waste Dump in Nevada
  • Dana Point Times - State Senate Passes Resolution to Urge Federal Government to Pass Interim Nuclear Storage Bill - Eric Heinz
  • POWERnews - NRC Issues Environmental Impact Supplement For Long-Stalled Yucca Mountain Proposal - Sonal Patel
  • RT - Spike in radiation levels after toxic waste leak at Washington nuclear site
  • Idaho Falls Magazine - How the INL is restoring on-site sagebrush habitat
  • LA Monitor - Officials break ground on power station project - Tris DeRoma
  • AP - US website: Images suggest NKorea preparing for nuke test - Matthew Pennington
  • AP - Kazakhstan calls for nuclear free world by 2045 - Michael Astor
  • Bloomberg - Kim Jong Un Champions Nuclear Arms at North Korean Congress - Nicholas Wadhams and Sam Kim
  • Reuters - Images show North Korea may be preparing fifth nuclear test: think tank - David Brunnstrom and Matt Spetalnick
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - Nuclear's unlikely apostle--Former anti-nuclear activist Michael Shellenberger's conversion - Rob Nikolewski
  • Climate News Network - Nuclear costs roll onwards and upwards - Kieran Cooke
  • POWERnews - Nuclear Milestones Confront Exelon, FPL, and TVA - Thomas Overton
  • Platts - Exelon plans to close three Illinois nuclear units unless legislature acts - Steven Dolley
  • POWERnews - For Sale: Partially Constructed Bellefonte Nuclear Power Plant - Aaron Larson
  • Global Research - Chernobyl, Genetic Damage, and the UK Nuclear Bomb Tests – Justice at Last? - Chris Busby
  • ABC - Locals at nominated nuclear dump site share concerns in fiery public meeting - Natalie Whiting
  • The Hill blog - Clinton, Sanders right that nuke spending is wrong - William Lambers
  • WCAI Woods Hole, MA - West Texas May Have an Answer to Pilgrim's Nuclear Waste Problem - Travis Bubenik
  • Sioux City Journal - Official: County won't be hurried on nuclear borehole test - James Nord
  • Great Falls Tribune - Daines asks AF to use Guard helicopters for nuclear security - Jenn Rowell
  • HuffPost Canada - Russia's Secret City 40 Is A Prison Of Nuclear Waste and Death - Samira Goetschel
  • Atlanta Journal Constitution - Feds probe Southern Co. disclosures of Mississippi plant's troubles - Russell Grantham
  • Financial Post - Ontario's energy minister not afraid to court controversy in cabinet's toughest job - Peter Kuitenbrouwer
  • Tampa Bay Times - Public Service Commission opening draws variety of hopefuls
  • KUSA Denver - Woman arrested in SA nuclear protest - AAP
  • New York Times - As North Korea's Nuclear Program Advances, U.S. Strategy Is Tested - David E. Sanger And Choe Sang-Hun
  • Winston & Strawn - Yucca Mountain: Holy Grail Still "Not Dead"
  • NEI - Market Conditions Could Force Closing of Three Illinois Reactors
  • East County Magazine - DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY RESPONDS TO ISSA LETTER REQUESTING NUCLEAR STORAGE MEETING IN SAN ONOFRE
  • Charleston Post and Courier - S.C. needs 'The Art of the Political Deal' - John Burbage
  • TEPCO - Situation of storing and treatment of accumulated water including highly concentrated radioactive materials at Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station
  • JAIF - Chugoku Electric Power to End Decommissioning Shimane-1 by Fiscal 2045
  • JAIF - Restarting Test and Research Reactors and Operating Them Safely
  • POGO - MOX Contractor Slammed for Poor Performance - Lydia Dennett
  • The Diplomat - The Nuclear Security Regime and Nuclear Terror - Saira Bano and Srini Sitaraman
  • Bay Area Indymedia - Rally-Speak Out On Japan Kyushu Earthquake and Dangers Of Another Fukushima Ignored

    Friday, May 06, 2016

  • The Hill blog - Regulators predict 'small' groundwater impacts from Yucca nuclear site - Timothy Cama
  • Politico - QER round two - Eric Wolff
  • NRC - NUREG -2184: Supplement to the U.S. Department of Energy's Environmental Impact Statement for a Geologic Repository for the Disposal of Spent Nuclear Fuel and High -Level Radioactive Waste at Yucca Mountain, Nye County, Nevada - (pdf-863K)
  • Albuquerque Journal - Feds give LANL contractor one more year - Mark Oswald
  • Boulder Weekly - Letter: Open Letter to Boulder City Council, Boulder County Commissioners and Arvada City Council - Laura Kriho/Nederland
  • CounterPunch - Afghanistan: Bombing the Land of the Snow Leopard - Joshua Frank
  • Deseret News - Moab tailings removal slows, Chaffetz fights proposed funding cuts - Amy Joi O'Donoghue
  • KEPR Pasco - U.S. Senator and State Attorney General address Hanford worker safety in Richland - Justin Lum
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - DOE pulls plan for mercury testing center in park - Bob Fowler
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - NNSA Extends LANL Management Contract
  • PBS NewsHour - U.S. investment in renewable energy outpaces fossil fuels - Michael Biesecker
  • RT - 'I thought I was dying': Ex-Hanford worker gravely ill after inhaling toxic fumes (VIDEO)
  • Seattle Times - More Hanford workers report exposure to tank-farm vapors - Hal Bernton
  • Tri-City Herald - Attorney general, Oregon senator meeting with Hanford workers on May 5
  • Tri-City Herald - Attorney general, senator call for DOE accountability at Hanford - Annette Cary
  • Tri-City Herald - CH2M Hill gets 'excellent' rating for Hanford work - Annette Cary
  • truth-out - Contamination at Largest US Air Force Base in Asia: Kadena, Okinawa - Jon Mitchell, The Asia-Pacific Journal
  • AP - At congress, North Korean leader hails nuclear progress - Eric Talmadge
  • AP - Nevada company to pursue purchase of unfinished nuke - Jay Reeves
  • AP - 120 nations accuse US top court of violating law over Iran - Edith M. Lederer
  • AP - Never-completed TVA nuclear plant that cost $4B for sale - Travis Loller
  • Bloomberg - Power Regulator Sees End to Inflation-Plus S. Africa Increases - Matthew Hill, Paul Burkhardt
  • Bloomberg - Toshiba Appoints New President to Helm Post-Scandal Overhaul - Takashi Amano
  • Bloomberg - Video: North Korea Congress to Solidify Kim Jong Un's Power
  • Bloomberg - Interview: Is There More Pain Ahead for Energy Companies - Robert Profusek, Jones Day's global head of M&A, and Prudential's Michael Collins
  • Reuters - North Korean leader hails nuclear success in opening congress - James Pearson
  • Reuters - South Africa will no longer have power cuts: President Zuma - Zandi Shabalala
  • Reuters - Toshiba nominates new CEO in bid to put accounting scandal behind it - Makiko Yamazaki
  • Reuters - TIMELINE-Entergy N.Y. Indian Point nuclear plant relicensing - Scott DiSavino
  • Business Wire - Exelon Announces First Quarter 2016 Results
  • Platts - Exelon not likely to expand output cuts at nuclear units: company official - Steven Dolley
  • Bloomington Pantagraph - Exelon: 'Clean-energy' bill could save Clinton plant - Edith Brady-Lunny
  • Clinton Herald - Exelon announces plan to retire Q-C station
  • Peoria Public Radio - Utilities Try Again For Legislation To Save Clinton Plant - Charlie Schlenker
  • Midwest Energy News - Surprise Illinois energy bill turns up heat on nuclear, solar debates - Kari Lydersen
  • Quad City Times - Q-C nuclear plant could close in 2018, company says
  • Wall Street Journal - Exelon To Close Two Nuclear Plants if Needs Aren't Met - Austen Hufford
  • Crain's Chicago Business - As nuke closures loom, Exelon floats new rescue plan - Steve Daniels
  • Wall Street Journal - North Korea Leader Hails Nuclear Program in Party Congress Speech - Alastair Gale
  • Washington Post - North Korea leader hails nuclear and missile advances as rare party congress opens - Anna Fifield
  • Alabama Public Radio - House Minority Leader Says Special Session Likely, TVA To Sell Bellefonte Nuclear Plant - Alex AuBuchon
  • POWERmag - For Sale: Partially Constructed Bellefonte Nuclear Power Plant - Aaron Larson
  • World Nuclear News - TVA to sell Bellefonte
  • Alabama News - TVA makes final decision on Bellefonte Nuclear Plant - Paul Gattis
  • Birmingham Business Journal - TVA: Unfinished Alabama nuclear plant to be sold - Tim Steere
  • World Nuclear News - NRC issues final Yucca Mountain EIS supplement
  • World Nuclear News - Decommissioning plan submitted for Shimane 1
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - TVA scraps Bellefonte Nuclear Power Plant, puts it up for sale - Dave Flessner
  • WATE 6 Knoxville - Settlement reached in TVA subcontractor overpayment case
  • Daily Caller - Feds To Sell Alabama Nuclear Complex, Losing 99% Of Investment - Andrew Follett
  • ABC.au - Nuclear dump investigation by Committee For Adelaide backs SA waste storage plan - Nathan Stitt and Simon Royal
  • SBS.au - Comment: 'Harmless'? The dangerous language around nuclear waste - Dave Sweeney
  • WTVD-TV Raleigh-Durham - I-Team: Wake County parents question secretive nuclear evacuation plan - Jon Camp
  • SA Times Johannesburg - Hoo-ha over Karoo uranium mine plan - Bloomberg
  • The Ecologist UK - Chernobyl, genetic damage, and the UK nuclear bomb tests - justice at last? - Chris Busby
  • CBC News - From the CBC archives: Fall out from the Chernobyl nuclear disaster
  • SABC - African countries have major nuclear ambitions
  • Asahi Shimbun - 30 groups show radioactive soil levels to address Fukushima fears - Masakazu Honda
  • Sputnik News - US Nuclear Policy Driven by Defense Contracts, Not Strategic Thinking
  • News North Wales - Nuclear bosses plan first major phase of work on Wylfa Newydd - Mike Williams
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea warns it will strengthen nuclear deterrence in the face of hostile U.S. - yonngong@yna.co.kr
  • TCPalm - Turtles die at FPL nuke plant while red tape delays protection efforts | Video, digital extras
  • KETV Omaha - KETV given access to sodium graphite reactor remains buried in Hallam - Dave Roberts
  • CounterPunch - President Obama Should Meet A-Bomb Survivors - Kevin Martin
  • Beyond Nuclear - Beyond Nuclear on Thom Hartmann's "The Big Picture" regarding Hanford's radioactive leaks & Chernobyl commemoration in D.C.
  • Atomic Insights - Feeling Upbeat about Nuclear Technology's Future - Rod Adams
  • NRC - NRC, Pentagon Sign MOU Outlining Roles in Unlicensed Radioactive Material Cleanup at Military Bases
  • NRC - NRC Issues Final Supplement to Yucca Mountain Environmental Impact Statement
  • IAEA - Remarks at the Event Marking Entry Into Force of the Amendment to the Convention on the Physical Protection of Nuclear Material
  • IAEA - For Healthier Babies AND Moms: IAEA Celebrates Mother's Day - Nicole Jawerth, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • BBC - N Korea congress: Kim Jong-un praises nuclear tests
  • Asahi Shimbun - Teacher's tragic A-bomb story told in pictures in Nagasaki - Shohei Okada
  • Press TV - Iran's Salehi, IAEA's Amano meet, discuss JCPOA implementation
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Savannah River Site PDF Pages 27422 - 27423 (2 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-10714]
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notices: Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.; Weekly Receipts, Page 27442 [FR DOC #: 2016-10719]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Applications and Amendments to Facility Operating Licenses and Combined Licenses Involving Proposed No Significant Hazards Considerations and Containing Sensitive Unclassified Non-Safeguards Information and Order Imposing Procedures for Access to Sensitive Unclassified Non-Safeguards Information, Page 27479 [FR DOC #: C1-2016-09981]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Guidance: Embedded Digital Devices In SafetyRelated Systems PDF Pages 27478 - 27479 (2 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-10693]
  • Nikkei Asian Review - 30 years on, Chernobyl's struggle continues - Yasuo Takeuchi
  • Elliot Lake Standard - NWMO to focus on three areas to the north of North Shore - KEVIN McSHEFFREY,
  • Encinitas Seaside Courier - Letter: June 22 meeting on San Onofre waste not enough - Charles Langley, pubic advocate

    Thursday, May 05, 2016

  • HNN Huntingtonnews - Colley Testified Nuke Worker Compensation Protocol Broken - Vina Colley
  • Richfield Reaper - Downwinders meeting scheduled in Richfield
  • LA Monitor - NNSA manager optimistic about LANL budget - Tris DeRoma
  • Idaho Statesman - Department of Energy's 'forever' contamination sites at INL - Tami Thatcher
  • All Things Nuclear - Will Congress Reject the Administration's New Plan to Dispose of Excess Plutonium? - Stephen Young, Washington representative and senior analyst
  • Forbes - CFPB Delivers A Huge Favor To Lawyers With New Arbitration Rules - Daniel Fisher
  • KING5 Seattle - Record number of Hanford workers sickened by toxic vapors - Susannah Frame
  • The Oregonian - 42 Hanford workers evaluated for chemical exposure - Associated Press
  • KPQ Wenatchee - More Hanford Workers Exposed - Steve Hair
  • NEI - NEI Likes Advanced Reactor Legislation Newly Introduced in House
  • Reuters - Croatia interested in role in Hungary's disputed nuclear project - Maja Zuvela
  • Reuters - CORRECTED-BRIEF-Westinghouse CEO says seeks to bolster operations in China-Nikkei (May 4)
  • CNN - North Korea's nuclear program: What do we know? - Euan McKirdy
  • KOIN 6 Portland - Can radioactive waste at Trojan withstand a major quake? Scientists say the Pacific Northwest is due for a big quake - Jeff Gianola
  • Daily Telegraph - UK nuclear parts made at French plant in fakery probe - Emily Gosden, Energy Editor
  • Syracuse Post Standard - Take a rare look inside the Nine Mile 2 nuclear reactor (video, photos) - Tim Knauss
  • Oswego County Today - OpEd: Benefits of Keeping Upstate Nuclear Plants open Surpass Costs - upstateenergyjobs.com
  • Kingston Daily Freeman - Indian Point nuke plant accident analysis was flawed, says Nuclear Regulatory Commission
  • Lower Hudson Journal - AG scores victory in bid to shut down Indian Point - Thomas C. Zambito
  • CBS New York - AG: New Analysis Needed For Impact Of Potential Indian Point Power Plant Disaster
  • Hudson Valley News Network - Indian Point To Get New Exam From NRC - Roger Connor
  • Peekskill-Cortlandt Patch - UPDATE: NRC to Re-Analyze Costs of an Accident at Indian Point - Lanning Taliaferro
  • World Nuclear News - NRC calls for re-evaluation of Indian Point data
  • World Nuclear News - Large-scale Chinese reactor design passes IAEA safety review
  • World Nuclear News - ERA completes strategic review
  • World Nuclear News - Vessel integrity tests extend Beznau 1 outage
  • World Nuclear News - Attracting investors to new nuclear projects in the UK
  • World Nuclear News - Shortcomings identified in Le Creusot quality checks
  • SA Independent - Groups seek to halt Karoo uranium mining plans - Michelle Gumede
  • Southwest Times Record - Arkansas 549 ideal for nuclear transporters to practice maneuvers (with video) - See more at: http://swtimes.com/news/arkansas-549-ideal-nuclear-transporters-practice-maneuvers-video#sthash.TU9xFgBD.dpuf - John Lovett
  • Yahoo!7 News - Final SA nuclear findings due within days
  • POWERmag - Areva Admits to "Irregularities" in Hundreds of Nuclear Plant Components, Possible Falsified Documents - Thomas Overton
  • WPLN Nashville Public Radio - Should TVA Sell A Mothballed Nuclear Plant? - Blake Farmer
  • WAAY Huntsville, AL - Technology could help TVA save you money - Christine Flores
  • Decatur Daily - Browns Ferry water tests could prevent power rate increases - Keith Clines
  • Wiscasset Newspaper - Wiscasset residents sought for nuclear meeting - Phil Di Vece
  • Idaho State Journal - Officials to decide on nuclear reactor site in eastern Idaho
  • Asahi Shimbun - Yoshinaga, Sakamoto hold anti-nuke poetry event in Canada - Hideki Soejima
  • Energy Collective - Strengthening Nuclear Innovators: Bootcamp at Berkeley - Rod Adams
  • Tasnim News Agency - Iran's Nuclear Chief, IAEA's Amano Meet in Vienna
  • InDaily Adelaide - Nuclear deadline: 'The world is waiting on SA's decision'
  • Hindu Business Line - India's nuclear diplomacy must change - Priyanjali Malik
  • POWERmag - Nuclear Reactor Baffle Bolt Problems Are Widespread Concern - Aaron Larson
  • Dong-A Ilbo - U.S. intelligence chief visit Seoul to discuss N.K.'s possible nuke test
  • Barre Montpelier Times Argus - NRC: Entergy jumps the gun on Yankee fund withdrawal - Susan Smallheer
  • Brattleboro Reformer - Vermont Yankee receives mild scolding for misuse of decom funds--For misuse of decom funds - Robert Audette
  • VT Digger - Entergy won't face fine for federal violation - Mike Faher
  • VT Digger - Latest round of Vermont Yankee staff cuts set for Thursday - Mike Faher
  • NBC Southern California - Questions Raised About Camp Safety Study--Owners of camp next to radioactive site say all is safe - Joel Grover and Matthew Glasser
  • Tampa Bay Times - Three pointed questions for Duke Energy in week of weaker earnings, shareholder meeting - Robert Trigaux
  • Daily Caller - Teamsters Issue Human Rights Complaint To UN Over Radioactive Landfill - Connor D. Wolf
  • Nigeria Punch - Is Nigeria ready for nuclear power? - Greg Odogwu
  • Forbes - Quora: What Happens When Someone Touches Uranium? - Paul Wicks
  • Times & Star - Nuclear firms win £30m rates appeal
  • The Australian - Community key to nucelar waste site - John Loy
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - 5 things to know about the PEPCON disaster, 28 years later
  • London Times - EDF executive lobbied to halt £18bn Hinkley Point - Robin Pagnamenta
  • Baltic Course - Lithuania hands diplomatic note to Belarus over Astravyets NPP
  • NRC - Prepared Remarks of NRC Chairman Stephen G. Burns U.S. Energy Association Annual Membership meeting and Public Policy Forum National Press Club
  • NRC blog - Throwback Thursday – A Mid-60s Model
  • IAEA - Radioactive Source Security working group to help improve security programmes for Member States - Andrew Green, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano Holds Talks with Iranian Vice President Salehi
  • ENENews - Scientists: Over 60,000,000 killed by nuclear fallout… More than 120,000,000 cancers from radioactive releases… Doesn't include millions more dead babies and fetuses – Professor: "Horrifying… This is a war crime far greater in magnitude than any that has occurred in recorded human history" (VIDEO)
  • Asahi Shimbun - Japan's child population shrinks to lowest level since 1950 - Toshinari Kuwayama
  • Asahi Shimbun - Huge map from 17th century on display in Yamagata - Taro Mizoguchi
  • Yonhap News - 'Very low level of activity' at N.K. nuclear test site: 38 North - jschang@yna.co.kr

    Wednesday, May 04, 2016

  • Nuclear Energy Insider - European Nuclear Decommissioning Market Map
  • Nuclear Energy Insider - US operator seeks swift SMR licensing to optimize low-carbon output
  • Global Research - Vaccination's Dilemma: Unsafe at Any Dose - Richard Gale and Dr. Gary Null
  • Pakistan Daily Times - The stumbling blocks in attacking Syria--The goal of the US is more far reaching than mere "prevention of atrocities", and extends to geo-political domination of the region - Imran Barlas
  • KIFI Idaho Falls - New Nuclear Reactor may come to the INL - Taja Davis
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - WIPP one step closer to reopening - Maddy Hayden
  • Albuquerque Journal - Science community losing its edge as problems mount - James Gover and Edward Graham / Former Members Of Sandia National Laboratories Management
  • KEPR 19 Pasco - 33 Hanford workers evaluated for smelling vapors; Gov. Inslee speaks out - Sarah Worthington, Kathleen Jacob
  • Tri-City Herald - State AG considers legal options to protect Hanford workers - Annette Cary
  • Daily Camera - In spite of health concerns at Rocky Flats, Boulder affirms support of trail study - Alex Burness
  • Denver Post - Boulder says yes to federal grant for underpass access to Rocky Flats--City places strict conditions on approval, including ongoing testing for contaminants - John Aguilar
  • AP - Government wants regional group out of nuke fuel lawsuit - Meg Kinnard
  • Bloomberg - Uranium Joins Fracking Among South Africa Sheep-Farmer Concerns - Michelle Gumede
  • Bloomberg - Chinese Nuclear Firms Seen by U.S. Winning Deals With Financing - Stephen Stapczynski,Yuji Okada
  • Bloomberg - Ex-EDF CFO Quit Over Financial Risks From U.K. Nuclear Project - Francois De Beaupuy
  • Reuters - UPDATE 2-Former CFO wanted EDF to delay Hinkley Point project - Geert De Clercq and Benjamin Mallet
  • Reuters - Initial tests on Areva reactor components are positive: French minister - Astrid Wendlandt and Simon Carraud
  • NJ.com - Damaged bolts inside N.J. nuclear reactor core prompt new inspections, repairs - Bill Gallo Jr.
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - TVA prepares to start America's first new nuclear power reactor in 20 years - Dave Flessner
  • Public News Service - TVA Considers Sale of Tennessee River Waterfront - Stephanie Carson
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Nuclear battles in South Asia - Pervez HoodbhoyZia Mian
  • MIT Technology Review - Why the World's Largest Nuclear Fusion Project May Never Succeed - Richard Martin
  • Global Research - UK-US Air Transports of High Enriched Uranium: Global Security at Risk for Commercial Gain - Ernie Galsworthy
  • Reuters - Rio Tinto's ERA to sell stockpiled uranium to cover mine closure
  • RFI - Atlas of Toxic France maps air, industrial, nuclear pollution
  • PR Newswire - Nuclear Power in China, Market Outlook to 2030, Update 2016 - Capacity, Generation, Investment Trends, Regulations and Company Profiles
  • WOAI San Antonio - Texas may take on nation's problem of storing spent nuclear fuel - April Molina
  • Detroit Free Press - DTE Energy's Fermi 2 nuclear plant shut down for repairs - Associated Press
  • All Things Nuclear - Kendall's Telling Mistake on the LRSO - Stephen Young, Washington representative and senior analyst
  • Institute for Security Studies - Improving nuclear safety and security: lessons from the past - Mothepa Shadung, Junior Researcher and Noël Stott, Senior Research Fellow
  • Dickinson Press - Workshops scheduled on radioactive oilfield waste
  • Trend News Agency - Armenia's nuclear weapon statement – an empty threat (exclusive) - Orkhan Guluzade
  • London Times - Nuclear reactors could have faulty French components - Adam Sage, Paris | Robin Pagnamenta, Energy Editor
  • Xinhua News - UN chief reaffirms commitment to nuclear disarmament
  • Daily Commercial News - Construction starts on radioactive waste plant in Clarington
  • Foreign Policy In Focus - How Japanese Officials Can Atone for Fukushima--Let them eat isotopes - Russ Wellen
  • Daily Telegraph - Wind and solar a waste of money for UK, Prof Sir David MacKay said in final interview - Emily Gosden, Energy Editor
  • Encinitas Advocate - Official to get public comment on San Onofre fuel
  • Forbes - The Science Behind Hitler's Atomic Bomb and How We Stopped It - Ethan Siegel
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - ORNL's reactor chief to speak May 10 - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Cold War romantic - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Young stars at ORNL get early-career funding - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Clean energy shindig - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Sauthoff: U.S. ITER team 'quite confident' - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - UPF changes won't require environmental re-do; activist group objects to limited review - Frank Munger
  • NRC - NRC Approves Power Uprate for Catawba Nuclear Power Plant
  • NRC blog - Maintaining Radioactive Material Security Through Rules, Not Orders - Kim Lukes, Health Physicist, Office of Nuclear Material Safety and Safeguards
  • Trend News Agency - Rouhani: Iran to keep its promise under nuke deal until the end - Fatih Karimov
  • NHK World - Quake-hit Kumamoto struggles on
  • Mainichi Daily News - 50,000 rally in Tokyo for preservation of Japan's pacifist Constitution
  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - Notices: Meetings: Advisory Board on Radiation and Worker Health, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health PDF Page 26794 (1 page) [FR DOC #: 2016-10420]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Criteria and Procedures for Determining Eligibility for Access to or Control over Special Nuclear Material PDF Pages 26836 - 26837 (2 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-10342]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Combined Licenses: Dominion Virginia Power; North Anna, Unit 3 PDF Pages 26837 - 26838 (2 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-10428]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Environmental Assessments; Availability, etc.: STP Nuclear Operating Co., South Texas Project, Units 1 and 2 PDF Pages 26838 - 26843 (6 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-10429]
  • Essex Chronicle - Bradwell Power Station's cost-cutting means site grows "more precarious" with time, warn campaigners - Katie_Feehan
  • The Australian - Plan for Flinders Ranges nuclear waste dump faces legal battle - Meredith Booth, Verity Edwards
  • Handelsblatt Global Edition - The Heavy Burden of Nuclear Waste - Silke Kersting

    Tuesday, May 03, 2016

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Former Nevada Sen. Richard Bryan honored with statue at UNR - Longtime
  • POWERmag - Chernobyl and Nuclear Hubris - Kennedy Maize
  • Environmental Leader - Thought the Debate Over Nuclear Waste Was Buried? Not Anymore - Ken Silverstein
  • Global Research - Environmental Contamination at Largest US Air Force Base in Asia: Kadena, Okinawa - Jon Mitchell
  • LA Monitor - State seeks input on LANL's hazardous waste - Tris DeRoma
  • Seattle Times - More Hanford workers report possible exposure to vapors - Hal Bernton
  • The Investigative Fund blog - Hanford's Leaky Nuke Tanks and Sick Workers, A Never-Ending Saga - Posted by Joshua Frank
  • Tri-City Herald - Open access days on Rattlesnake Mt. might be considered - Annette Cary
  • KGW Portland - 3 more Hanford workers report vapor exposure - Susannah Frame
  • Tri-City Herald - Six more Hanford workers evaluated for chemical vapor exposure - Annette Cary
  • RT - Snowden showed us we are sleepwalking into Orwellian horror - ex-intelligence officer - Sophie Shevardnadze, Michael Smith
  • AP - Iran's atomic chief visits Prague to talk nuclear business - Karel Janicek
  • Bloomberg - Four Reasons German Utility Chiefs Face Sleepless Nights - Mathew Carr, Weixin Zha, Tino Andresen
  • Reuters - North Korea capital gears up for congress; South fears nuclear test - James Pearson
  • Reuters - Workers at Areva's COMINAK uranium mine in Niger launch three-day strike - Boureima Balima
  • Reuters - Secrecy, hierarchy haunt Japan corporate culture despite Abe's reforms - Linda Sieg
  • RT - Compensation denied to US nuclear workers to hush up Santa Susana radiation dangers – fmr employee
  • Prague Daily Monitor - ForMin: Nuclear energy to boost Czech-Iranian relations
  • Euronews - Video: Probe indicates falsified documents in Flamanville nuclear plant construction
  • The Hindu - Pakistan to maintain minimum nuclear deterrence: Aziz
  • Engadget - UK's proposed nuclear plant is one of the costliest things on Earth - Jon Fingas
  • All Things Nuclear - Nuclear Plant Containment Failure: Overpressure - Dave Lochbaum, director, Nuclear Safety Project
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - How do you sell a nuclear power plant? TVA may soon find out - Dave Flessner
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - TVA to start new reactor at Watts Bar this month - Dave Flessner
  • Gulf News - Nuclear energy requires evacuation plans - Mr T. A. Palani, UAE
  • OBRag.org - Nuclear Shutdown News – April 2016: Chernobyl + 16 – It's far from over - Michael Steinberg
  • Naval Technology - US Navy awards $3.1bn contract to BWXT for naval nuclear reactor components and fuel
  • Business Standard India - Kenya commences nuclear technology assessment
  • Hurriyet Daily News - Possible new partner for Akkuyu nuclear power plant - Gila Benmayor
  • Xinhua News - U.S. does not owe Japan apology for nuclear bombing: White House
  • Times & Star - Offshore drilling due to start for new nuclear plant
  • Daily Telegraph - France's nuclear giant Areva admits to '400 irregularities' in nuclear power plant parts, with 50 still in operation - Henry Samuel, Paris
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-Irregularities found in Areva-made components in French nuclear plants -ASN - Geert De Clercq
  • BBC - US accuses Russia of nuclear sabre-rattling, amid Nato tensions - Seaside Courier
  • Encinitas Seaside Courier - DOE will send official to discuss nuclear waste from San Onofre plant
  • Durham Region - Construction starts on low-level radioactive waste management facility in southeast Clarington - Stefanie Swinson
  • in-cumbria - James Fisher hopeful of more nuclear decommissioning contracts - Will Tillotson
  • Reuters - Slovenia and Croatia to extend lifespan of Krsko nuclear plant
  • World Nuclear News - Australia joins fourth generation reactor forum
  • World Nuclear News - Swedish regulator makes significant progress, says IAEA
  • HNN Huntingtonnews - NNSA releases Environmental Review of UPF Bomb Plant Plans
  • Atomic Insights - Strengthening nuclear innovators – Bootcamp at Berkeley - Rod Adams
  • Beyond Nuclear - Beyond Nuclear on Thom Hartmann's "The Big Picture" regarding Hanford's radioactive leaks & Chernobyl commemoration in D.C.
  • Nevada Agency for Nuclear Projects - NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING: COMMISSION ON NUCLEAR PROJECTS: Tuesday, May 10, 2016 – 1:00pm
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - UPF changes won't require environmental re-do; activist group objects to limited review - Frank Munger
  • GreenWorld - Exelon seems to think the rules are for others - Michael Mariotte
  • NRC - NRC to Hold Open House to Discuss Agency's Assessment of Quad Cities Nuclear Power Plant
  • NRC - NRC Schedules Open House to Discuss 2015 Performance at Brunswick Nuclear Plant
  • NRC - NRC Schedules Open House to Discuss 2015 Performance at Harris Nuclear Plant
  • IAEA - IAEA Mission Finds Improved Nuclear and Radiation Safety Regulation in Sweden, Sees New Challenges Ahead
  • The Guardian - Idea of renewables powering UK is an 'appalling delusion' – David MacKay - Damian Carrington
  • Bellona - Russian oversight agency refuses emissions license to big Northwest polluter - Anna Kireeva, translated by Charles Digges
  • Xinhua News - Kenya commences nuclear technology assessment
  • Xinhua News - UN Security Council preparing response to latest DPRK mission launch: council president
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: New Opportunities and Challenges in U.S. Energy Security; Public Workshop PDF Pages 26537 - 26538 (2 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-10318]
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notices: Meetings: Chartered Science Advisory Board; Public Teleconference PDF Pages 26551 - 26552 (2 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-10392]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Environmental Assessments; Availability, etc.: Pacific Gas and Electric Co., Humboldt Bay Power Plant Unit 3 License Termination Plan PDF Pages 26589 - 26590 (2 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-10321]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Facility Operating and Combined Licenses: Applications and Amendments Involving Proposed No Significant Hazards Considerations, etc. PDF Pages 26583 - 26589 (7 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-09981]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings; Sunshine Act, Page 26590 [FR DOC #: 2016-10374]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings; Sunshine Act, Pages 26590 - 26591 [FR DOC #: 2016-10373]
  • Tennessee Valley Authority - Notices: Meetings; Sunshine Act, Page 26610 [FR DOC #: 2016-10405]
  • Mauldin Economics - Israel's Ephemeral Power - Jacob Shapiro
  • Orange County Register - Sound off to feds on nuclear waste paralysis - Teri Sforza
  • Newsweek - NUCLEAR WASTE LEAKING AT 'AMERICAN FUKUSHIMA' IN NORTHWEST - Alexander Nazaryan
  • Mises Institute - Asset Forfeiture and the Income Tax - Tate Fegley
  • In These Times - Is Bernie Sanders Right That It's Time to Phase Out Nuclear Energy? - Will Boisvert and Jim Riccio
  • Fukushima Diary - Radioactive material from Fukushima plant coming back to Japan in the Pacific - Iori Mochizuki
  • ENENews - Experts: Fukushima 'ice wall' could destroy reactor units, turn site into swamp – Risk of fractures, ground movement, building subsidence – Must be frozen for 200 years – Officials: High cliffs just behind plant may become unstable – Gov't: "Observable heaving" and deformations possible (VIDEO)
  • NHK World - Pro-Constitution rally in Tokyo
  • Kyodo News - OPINION: Banning and eliminating nuclear weapons urgent priority
  • Asahi Shimbun - Elderly do a lot to stop 'Doolittle' air raid going up in smoke - Takashi Ogawa
  • Mainichi Daily News - Questions raised over nuclear evacuation plans urging residents to remain indoors

    Monday, May 02, 2016

  • AP - Alabama governor, senator urge TVA to sell unfinished nuke - Jay Reeves
  • AP - Iran urges nuclear weapon-free Korean peninsula
  • AP - Physicists abuzz about possible new particle as CERN revs up - Jamey Keaten and Frank Jordans
  • Reuters - ITER nuclear fusion project faces new delay, cost overrun: Les Echos - Geert De Clercq
  • Reuters - Countries eyeing coal-fired plants must reassess energy strategy: IRENA - Osamu Tsukimori
  • Sputnik News - S.Korea Suspects N.Korea to Carry Out Nuclear Test Later This Week
  • Korea Times - Low-level activity continues at N. Korea's nuclear test site: watchdog
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea could conduct 5th nuclear test around party congress: Seoul - sooyeon@yna.co.kr
  • New York Times - Editorial: North Korea's Brazen Nuclear Moves
  • Japan Times - Aussie desire for nuclear option may have sunk Japanese sub bid - Reiji Yoshida
  • Australian Financial Review - Coalition plans nuclear-powered submarine fleet over long term - Aaron Patrick and Phillip Coorey
  • Japan Times - Jobs help sink Japan's sub bid - Ramesh Thakur
  • Sydney Morning Herald - Risk and reward: the challenges and the payout of the submarine deal - David Wroe
  • Australian Financial Review - Subs are a bold venture indeed - Alan Gray and Martin Callinan
  • Trend News Agency - Iran's top nuclear official in Czech Republic - Emil Ilgar
  • Business Insider - 'Totally unrealistic': The international nuclear fusion reactor prototype project is a decade late and €4 billion over budget - Geert De Clercq
  • Japan Times - Ban nuclear-weapons tests - Des Browne, Daryl G. Kimball and Kairat Umarov
  • St. Augustine Record - FPL: Customers likely will pay for cleanup at nuclear plant - Jenny Staletovich
  • ABC.au - Debate ramps up on merits of declaring central west NSW a nuclear-free zone - Gavin Coote and Julie Clift
  • Utility Dive - Dominion defends hefty investment on potential Virginia nuclear unit - Robert Walton
  • The Orator - Chernobyl at 30: The nuclear disaster that shook the world - Max Gwynne
  • Science World Report - The Chernobyl Disaster and Its Effects To The Construction Of Nuclear Plants - Wayne Parker
  • WNPR Connecticut - How Safe and Vital is the Indian Point Nuclear Plant? - John Dankosky & Tucker Ives
  • Bellona - Nuclear submarine fire in Russia Far East again raises questions surrounding safe dismantlement - Charles Digges, Anna Kireeva
  • China Post - Nuclear-free Taiwan requires price hikes: future AEC head
  • Xinhua News - S.Korea expects DPRK's nuke test around party convention
  • New Historian - Details Emerge from Cold War-Era Nuclear Shipwreck - David DeMar
  • London Times - Can Chernobyl really be a plus point for Russia's nuclear power industry? - Robin Pagnamenta
  • New Delhi Times - Russia's Mayak nuclear site has produced litany of disasters
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Frank Munger: UPF isn't the only big project in the works at Y-12 - Frank Munger
  • Shoreline Beacon - Nuclear Hope - Zoe Kessler
  • Maritime Executive - Russia Readies Nuclear Container Ship
  • London Times - Can Chernobyl be a plus point for Russia's nuclear industry? - Robin Pagnamenta
  • Red Springs Citizen - RCC student Whitney Pittman to work with nuclear waste in Washington State - Dennis Watts, Robeson Community College
  • The Inquisitr - Chernobyl Disaster 30 Years Later: Victims Today Face Uncertain Future In Ukraine - Kirsten Silven
  • Baltic Course - Nobel Prize winner Alexievich sees Astravyets NPP close to Vilnius as crime
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - BES Technologies focuses on processes to recycle water - Steve Trosky
  • Forbes - How Can Japan Settle The Issue Of Fukushima Daiichi Tritium? Drink It. - John Boyd
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - Diablo Canyon's Unit 2 reactor shut down for refueling, maintenance - Danielle Ames
  • Cortlandt Daily Voice - Federal Review At Indian Point Finds Over 200 Degraded Bolts - Jim Barg
  • Tri-City Herald - Pasco Airport's Old Tower lands $10,000 historic preservation grant - Wendy Culverwell
  • BelTA - Mikhadyuk: IAEA satisfied with BelNPP safety standards
  • BelTA - UK allocates $4m to Belarus on Chernobyl projects in 2015
  • Salon - Journalist resigns after being barred from writing about Las Vegas newspaper's right-wing billionaire owner Sheldon Adelson - Ben Norton
  • WSJM-FM Benton Harbor - Van Buren Sheriff's Office Reviewing FEMA Palisades Assessment
  • Texas Tribune - Energy Future Holdings Files Second Bankruptcy Plan - Jim Malewitz
  • London Times - French sell-off to help pay for Hinkley Point - Alex Ralph
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - ORNL perspective on Summit: 'I would be shocked if this is not the greenest machine in the world when it debuts' - Frank Munger
  • NAS - Project Update: Assessment of the Department of Veterans Affairs Airborne Hazards and Open Burn Pit Registry
  • NRC - NRC Issues Confirmatory Order to C&D Technologies
  • IAEA - African Scientists Learn about Nuclear Research Reactors First Hand in South Africa - Laura Gil, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication, Omar Yusuf, IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation
  • NHK World - Hiroshima mayor appeals for nuclear ban
  • Kyodo News - Mayor urges world leaders to visit Hiroshima amid hopes for Obama
  • Mainichi Daily News - NHK president rapped over remarks on nuclear power reporting
  • Mainichi Daily News - Questions raised over nuclear evacuation plans urging residents to remain indoors
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: President's Council of Advisors on Science and Technology PDF Pages 26214 - 26215 (2 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-10208]
  • The Hill blog - Iran and heavy water: Five things to know - Devin Henry
  • El País - Fukushima: Contaminated lives - Heather Galloway.
  • Washington Post - New study: Snowden's disclosures about NSA spying had a scary effect on free speech - Jeff Guo
  • The Intercept - The Joke of U.S. Justice and "Accountability" When They Bomb a Hospital - Glenn Greenwald
  • Texas Public Radio - Texas Matters: Will You Share The Road With High Level Nuclear Waste? - David Martin Davies
  • Orange County Register - Federal official will hear locals discuss nuclear waste - Teri Sforza

    Sunday, May 01, 2016

  • Midland Reporter-Telegram - Andrews County site applies for nuke waste license - Marisa Endicott
  • Idaho Statesman - Idaho nuclear waste facility's future in limbo - Luke Ramseth
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - LANL Puts Out Big 'Help Wanted' Notice - Submitted by Carol A. Clark on April 30, 2016 - 10:12am
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Reader View: Citizens need to see WIPP plans - Sally Blakemore, Santa Fe
  • Japan Times - 3/11 Prime Minister Kan recognized for efforts to phase-out nuclear power
  • Australian Financial Review - Coalition plans nuclear-powered submarine fleet over long term - Aaron Patrick and Phillip Coorey
  • AllAfrica - Nigeria: Say No to Nuclear Energy in Nigeria - Dr Carrington, International Public Health Consultant
  • Gulf News - No capping the possibilities from nuclear energy - Saadallah Al Fathi
  • CT Newsjunkie - House Gets Chance To Debate Fate of Nuclear Power Plant - Christine Stuart
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - TVA should cancel wasteful small modular nuke reactor project - Sara Barczak and Don Safer
  • Atlanta Progressive News - Georgia Power's Plan for Yet Another Nuclear Reactor Opposed by Citizens at PSC Meeting on 2016 IRP
  • WVIR NBC29 Charlottesville - Dominion Makes Case for Moving Forward on Nuclear - Alan Suderman
  • Tasnim News Agency - Adviser: US Seizure of Iran's Assets against JCPOA Spirit
  • Arctic.ru - Murmansk to host the forum, Nuclear Energy in the Arctic: Environment and Safety discussion - Press Release
  • Keene Sentinel - STUCK IN TIME: Ruined Chernobyl nuclear plant to remain a threat for 3,000 years - Matthew Schofield McClatchy News Service
  • KPLU News Seattle - Kitsap Anti-Nuclear Protestors Make Unlikely Ally In Former Naval Officer - Gabriel Spitzer & Allie Ferguson
  • Sunday Times - Koreans asked to bail out struggling nuclear plants - John Collingridge
  • Sunday Times - Agenda: Urenco should be enriching uranium, not its chief executive - Dominic O'Connell
  • Sunday Times - Nuclear chief's golden goodbye - Dominic O'Connell
  • Irish Independent - Time we woke up and smelled the electrons - Ian O'Doherty ?Twitter
  • Pakistan Observer - Nuclearisation of Indian Ocean - Maimuna Ashraf
  • Japan Times - Ex-bureaucrat on mission to trigger technological revolution
  • Japan Times - G-7 energy chiefs discuss investment for stable energy supplies
  • The Hindu - Never again another Chernobyl - K.S. Parthasarathy, former Secretary of the Atomic Energy Regulatory Board
  • Berkshire Eagle - Sheriff's radiation detection boat takes to water in Cape Cod - Doug Fraser
  • TIME - The Lasting Effects of the Post-Chernobyl Parade - Lev Golinkin
  • Xinhua News - News Analysis: Regional chaos, int'l leniency behind Israeli boldness on Golan Heights claim
  • Xinhua News - Political chaos erupts in Iraq amid ceaseless military havoc
  • New York Times - A Potent Side Effect to the Flint Water Crisis: Mental Health Problems - ABBY GOODNOUGH and SCOTT ATKINSON
  • Fukushima Diary - Tepco's ordinary income increased by 57 percent for FY 2015 - Iori Mochizuki
  • Kyodo News - Ex-PM Kan recognized for efforts to phase-out nuclear power in Japan
  • Kyodo News - Germany looks to export reactor decommissioning technologies
  • Japan Times - 3/11 Prime Minister Kan recognized for efforts to phase-out nuclear power
  • Japan Times - G-7 energy chiefs discuss investment for stable energy supplies
  • Idaho State Journal - Who will protect Idaho? - Wendy Wilson

    Saturday, April 30, 2016

  • Litchfield Independent Review - 93-year-old tells all about classified WWII project - Martha Lueders
  • KOMO Seattle - 20 Hanford nuke facility workers checked for chemical vapor exposure - Associated Press
  • Tri-City Herald - Total of 20 Hanford workers checked for vapor exposure - Annette Cary
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - Energy official to attend San Onofre public hearing--Department of Energy responds to Issa request - Mugshot of Rob NikolewskiBy Rob Nikolewski
  • Bloomberg - N. Korea Vows to Rapidly Advance Nuclear Attack Capabilities - Cynthia Kim
  • Bloomberg - Eletrobras Said to Ready Delayed SEC Report With Graft Loss - Vanessa Dezem
  • Reuters - TransCanada says delays to Energy East has cost Canada billions - Nia Williams
  • Huffington Post - U.S. Torpedoing the Nuclear Deal Will Reaffirm Iran's Distrust - Seyed Hossein Mousavian, Sina Toossi
  • Al-Monitor - How the nuclear deal's failings ignited anti-Western sentiment in Iran - Ali Hashem
  • OilPrice - Lets Stop Pretending Nuclear Power Is Commercially Viable - Leonard Hyman & William Tilles
  • The Guardian - Has the Chernobyl disaster affected the number of nuclear plants built? - Charlotte Beale
  • UPI - Former nuclear power plant employee admits to selling secrets to China - Daniel Uria
  • The CT Mirror - CT Senate passes bill to stabilize revenues in nuclear industry - Mark Pazniokas
  • RT - House committee holds hearing on modernizing US nuclear infrastructure
  • Vermont Journalism Trust - Schuyler Gould: Is nuclear power really worth it? - Schuyler Gould, member of Vermont Yankee Decommissioning Alliance; board member of New England Coalition on Nuclear Pollution
  • Platts blog - Uranium industry focuses on costs as supply glut continues - Bejamin Leveau
  • Miami Herald - Letter: Safe nuclear energy - Gabriel Ignetti, Miami
  • RT - Nuclear power plant stays online in Japan despite 1,000 quakes, public concern
  • Energy Collective - Q & A with Nuclear Asia Forum - Dan Yurman
  • BBC News - Why the country most poisoned by Chernobyl is going nuclear
  • Regina Leader-Post - Uranium traces found in Regina Beach water - D.C. Fraser
  • YLE News - Police clear anti-nuclear plant protest camp
  • Palm Beach Post - FPL seeks to charge customers $22 million more for nuclear reactors - Susan Salisbury
  • Miami Herald - Customers to foot $50 million bill for FPL cooling canal clean-up - Jenny Staletovich
  • ABC - Ranger uranium mine rehab deal welcomed after Rio Tinto offers $100m clean-up loan - Sara Everingham
  • Rochester Democrat and Chronicle - Nuclear plants critical to region - Steve LeRoy and John Smith
  • Bloomberg Government blog - Adios, Yucca: Tapping the private sector for nuclear waste in Texas - Mark Drajem
  • Aiken Standard - Savannah River Nuclear Solutions signs consent order to take steps to correct safety compliance concerns - Thomas Gardiner
  • Cowra Guardian - 'It was always worth the fight': community ecstatic to be off nuclear waste dump list - Louise Eddy
  • Western Advocate - Residents' win is bittersweet
  • WKZO Midwest - FEMA gives Palisades Nuclear Plant a passing emergency response grade - Anthony Pollreisz
  • Dong-A Ilbo - Seoul expects Tehran's role in resolving N. Korean nuclear issue
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Ex-TVA exec admits selling nuke info to China - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - What the heck is this? - Frank Munger
  • NHK World - G7 ministers urge free flow of information
  • NHK World - G7 energy ministers' meeting to open Sunday
  • WOAI News 4 San Antonio - Company's plan to store high level radioactive waste in Texas could affect San Antonio
  • Japan Times - Japan's meek media kowtows to the government - Jeff Kingston
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Businesses aid reconstruction efforts after quakes - Taisuke Takeda and Haruna Fukushima

    Friday, April 29, 2016

  • Texas Tribune - West Texas Site Applies for Nuke Waste License - Marisa Endicott
  • San Clemente Times - State Senate Votes to Urge Federal Government to Pass Interim Nuclear Fuel Storage Bill
  • Twin Falls Times-News - Reader Comment: INL Must Focus on Cleanup - Wendy Wilson, director of the Snake River Alliance
  • Idaho Statesman - Hiroshima reporter comes to Idaho seeking radioactive story - Rocky Barker
  • CounterPunch - Hanford, Not Fukushima, is the Big Radiological Threat to the West Coast - Robert Jacobs
  • FOX News - At least 11 nuclear facility workers checked for chemical vapor exposure
  • KING5 Seattle - 11 Hanford workers sick Thurs. from vapors - Susannah Frame
  • Oak Ridger - 20-year repair project involves CNS Y-12, ORNL
  • Troy Media - The building of the Atomic Bomb (Part 4)
  • AP - Russia's nuclear nightmare flows down radioactive river - Katherine Jacobsen
  • AP - Russia's Mayak nuclear site has produced litany of disasters - The Associated Press
  • AP - Finnish report highlights Russian threat of NATO membership - Matti Huuhtanen
  • AP - 11 nuke facility workers checked for chemical vapor exposure
  • AP - Iran calls on UN to help with US court asset award - Michael Astor
  • AP - EPA announces latest steps addressing Missouri landfill fire - Jim Suhr
  • AP - Montana county wants to dispose of Cold War commode kits
  • AP - AP Interview: Fukushima plant's new ice wall not watertight - Yuri Kageyama, Mari Yamaguchi
  • Bloomberg - India Nuclear Liability Issue Seen by U.S. as Blocking Exports - Stephen Stapczynski
  • Bloomberg - French Plans for a Nuclear Plant Begin to Look Like a Bad Deal for Britain - Carol Matlack
  • Bloomberg - Russia Backs China's Challenges to U.S. Over Asian Flashpoints
  • Reuters - Berlin: German nuclear commission has shown way for sustainable solution - Joseph Nasr
  • Reuters - Uranium producer Cameco posts Q1 adjusted loss - Kanika Sikka
  • Reuters - As Japan's electricity reform kicks off, Germany serves as warning - Aaron Sheldrick and Vera Eckert
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-Areva's first quarter sales slip as uranium deliveries slow - Geert De Clercq
  • Wall Street Journal - Radioactive Hot Spot Prompts Researchers' Concerns - John R. Emshwiller
  • CNN - Fukushima at sea? China wants a fleet of floating nuclear power plants - Tony Roulstone
  • National Geographic - Why the Chernobyl Nuclear Ruins Are a 20th-Century Pompeii - Kristin Romey
  • Wall Street Journal blog - Iran Nuclear Deal: Meeting vs. Exceeding U.S. Obligations - Michael Singh
  • The Guardian - Indigenous owners outraged at site earmarked for Australia's first nuclear waste dump - Calla Wahlquist
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Can the US-Russia plutonium disposition agreement be saved? - Pavel Podvig
  • Press of Atlantic City - Two more South Jersey nuclear plants get key approval - Martin DeAngelis
  • Asbury Park Press - New NJ nuke plant permit approved - Associated Press
  • UAE National - Lessons of Chernobyl top UAE nuclear discussion - Caline Malek
  • Pakistan News - Editorial: Remembering Chernobyl
  • ABC - Traditional owners welcome deal over $509m rehabilitation of Ranger uranium mine - Sara Everingham
  • Sydney Morning Herald - Rio Tinto in loan of last resort to Kakadu uranium miner - Peter Ker
  • Eyre Peninsula Tribune - Kimba not going nuclear
  • Sydney Morning Herald - Australia's first nuclear waste dump to be located on former Liberal senator's land - Michael Koziol
  • News Limited - A nuclear waste dump could soon be built in South Australia - AAP
  • Allentown Morning Call - Letter: Don't overlook benefits of nuclear power - Jim Sorensen, Allentown
  • Livemint - India nuclear liability issue seen by US as blocking exports - Stephen Stapczynski
  • Fox5 San Diego - State senate demands DOE remove nuclear waste from San Onofre
  • Asahi Shimbun - Kyushu Electric assures public that nuclear plant is safe
  • Times of Israel - Israel nuclear reactor defects spark safety concerns - Joe Dyke
  • Marietta Daily Journal - LARRY LINDSEY: Nuclear provides astounding level of economic value - Larry Lindsey, former director of the National Economic Council and the assistant to the president on economic policy for George W. Bush; member of the Leadership Council of Nuclear Matters
  • Providence Journal - Editorial: Renewing nuclear
  • Japan Times - Owner of burning, reeking Missouri landfill nearing Cold War nuclear waste agrees to new EPA steps
  • St. Louis Post-Dispatch - EPA orders more fire control measures at West Lake landfill - Jacob Barker
  • CBS St. Louis - No Firebreak Barrier Yet for Bridgeton Landfill - Kevin Killeen
  • St. Louis Public Radio - EPA puts Republic Services on a deadline for barrier at Bridgeton Landfill - Durrie Bouscaren
  • Yonhap News - Ambassadors call for objective assessment of nuclear disasters - Lee Haye-ah
  • FOX Illinois - Plan Proposed To Save Clinton Power Plant - Jordan Abudayyeh
  • Decatur Herald & Review - Officials meet to brainstorm future of Clinton power plant - Kevin Barlow
  • WAND Decatur - Lawmakers - Closing Nuclear Plant Will Hurt Entire Region - Doug Wolfe
  • London Times - Hinkley nuclear support falls as majority oppose China role - Robin Pagnamenta
  • ideastream - Feds Block Rate Hikes For Coal, Nuclear Plants
  • Palm Beach Post blog - FPL wants to collect another $22 million for two new nuclear reactors - Susan Salisbury
  • lakepowelllife - Navajo Nation Continues Fight to Contain Uranium Contamination
  • PressTV - Nuclear weapons states not practicing what they preach: Analyst
  • POWERnews - NRC License Application Submitted for Spent Nuclear Fuel Interim Storage Facility - Gail Reitenbach
  • POWERnews - FERC Blocks Ohio Power Plant Subsidy Deal - Thomas Overton
  • POWERnews - Malware at German Nuke Plant Leads to Shutdown - Thomas Overton
  • Portugal News - Portugal joins calls to shut down Almaraz nuclear power plant
  • Times & Star - Nuclear chiefs have 'no plans' to demolish Workington homes
  • Wall Street Journal - Belgium Considers New Steps to Confront Nuclear Radiation Fears - Natalia Drozdiak
  • Hurriyet Daily News - Turkish energy minister calls for environmentalist groups to protest Armenian nuclear plant - Nese Karanfil
  • Sputnik News - France and UK Struggling Over World's Most Expensive Nuclear Plant
  • Sputnik News - Russian Nuclear Submarine Catches Fire in Kamchatka (PHOTOS)
  • NW Evening Mail - Offshore drilling set to begin as part of Cumbria nuclear power station construction
  • Baltic Course - IAEA experts give goods marks to Lithuania's nuclear safety regulation
  • Japan Times - Fukushima No. 1 plant's ice wall won't be watertight, says chief architect
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - TVA council holding webinar on possible Bellefonte sale
  • Augusta Chronicle - MOX gets mixed grades from Energy Department--Contractor's award more than halved - Walter C. Jones
  • Atlanta Journal Constitution - Old power gives way to new power in south Georgia - Russell Grantham
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - The word on U-233 at Oak Ridge - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Alexander, ORNL and heavy water - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - 10th anniversary of beam on target at SNS - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - NOAA's supercomputer upgraded - Frank Munger
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notices: Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc., Page 25666 [FR DOC #: 2016-10078]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Combined License Applications: Bell Bend Nuclear Power Plant, Pages 25722 - 25723 [FR DOC #: 2016-09986]
  • Sacramento Bee - Company seeks to store nuclear waste from Rancho Seco, other power plants--A federal commission is considering an application to open a Texas waste storage site - Edward Ortiz
  • World Nuclear News - Proposal for financing German nuclear phase-out
  • World Nuclear News - Westinghouse expands fuel production capacity
  • World Nuclear News - Site shortlisted for Australian waste facility
  • World Nuclear News - Regulatory milestone for US central storage facility
  • World Nuclear News - UK think tank urges nuclear innovation
  • Torch-2016 - The Other Report on Chernobyl: An independent evaluation of the health-related effects of the Chernobyl nuclear disaster - Ian Fairlie, PhD
  • NRC - NRC Receives High Marks for Small Business Contracting
  • NRC blog - WCS Sends NRC Interim Storage Application - Mark Lombard, Director, Division of Spent Fuel Management
  • NHK World - Earthquakes continue in Kyushu
  • Kyodo News - Defunct gov't agency exempted from indictment over Fukushima crisis
  • Japan Times - Fukushima No. 1 plant's ice wall won't be watertight, says chief architect - Yuri Kageyama and Mari Yamaguchi
  • Japan Times - Defunct government agency exempted from indictment over Fukushima crisis

    Thursday, April 28, 2016

  • The Missoulian - 'Lyric essayist' John D'Agata to read at University of Montana
  • LA Monitor - LANL projects rosy job numbers--Long-term > LANL chief outlines future employment goals - Tris DeRoma
  • Oak Ridger - DOE officials, OR City Council meet - Russel Langley
  • Tri-City Herald - Letter: DOE needs to restore Hanford benefits taken under false pretenses - Brian Isaacs, Richland, a 40-year Hanford worker, former Lockheed Martin Services employee
  • Walla Walla Union-Bulletin - Hanford seeks possible lead in second double-walled tank
  • Troy Media - The building of the Atomic Bomb (Part 3)
  • Troy Media - The building of the Atomic Bomb (Part 1)
  • Troy Media - The building of the Atomic Bomb (Part 2)
  • Troy Media - The building of the Atomic Bomb (Part 3)
  • AP - AP Interview: Fukushima plant's new ice wall not watertight - Yuri Kageyama, Mari Yamaguchi
  • Bloomberg - Kyushu Electric Returns to Profit With Help of Nuclear - Stephen Stapczynski
  • Bloomberg - AEP, FirstEnergy Face U.S. Review of Ohio Power Plant Contracts - Jonathan Crawford
  • Bloomberg - Scientist: We're on the Edge of a New Nuclear Arms Race - North's Rudyard Griffiths talks to David Wright
  • Bloomberg - Iran Amendment Stalls Senate's Plans to Pass Spending Bills - Erik Wasson, Jim Rowley, Steven T. Dennis
  • Reuters - Georgia detains five suspected of selling uranium - Margarita Antidze
  • Reuters - Vattenfall puts pressure on Swedish government to cut nuclear tax - Nerijus Adomaitis
  • Reuters - World Bank issues $30 million loan to Armenia for energy sector - Hasmik Mkrtchyan
  • Reuters - Georgia detains five suspected of illegal uranium trade - Margarita Antidze
  • Reuters - China won't allow chaos or war on Korean peninsula: Xi - BEIJING | By Michael Martina
  • Reuters - Whistleblower Snowden gets big screen treatment - Andrew Kelly
  • Reuters - North Korea rushes to re-test intermediate missile, fails again: South Korea - SEOUL | By Ju-min Park
  • Reuters - Germany's Next Kraftwerke expands virtual power plant model - FRANKFURT | By Vera Eckert
  • RT - Uranium season: 2nd group of isotope smugglers busted in Georgia in 10 days
  • Georgian Agenda - Five detained for attempting to sell uranium worth $ 3mln in Georgia
  • RT - Iodine pills for all: Nuclear plant security worries prompt new Belgium health plan - Vincent Kessler
  • BBC - German nuclear plant hit by computer viruses
  • Expatica Belguim - Iodine pills for all from next year
  • Financial Times - German utilities told to pay €23bn to nuclear clean-up - Guy Chazan
  • Ars Technica - German nuclear plant's fuel rod system swarming with old malware - Sean Gallagher
  • Deutsche Welle - Living Planet: Nuclear hopes and hazards
  • Australian Financial Review - Former Lib senator's property first pick for nuclear dump - Fleur Anderson Simon Evans
  • Platts - Vattenfall CEO says Germany's proposed nuclear risk premium 'too high' - Ariane Sains
  • Korea Times - Park warns against NK's 5th nuke test - Kang Seung-woo
  • Korea Herald - N. Korea's isolation to deepen if it conducts another nuke test: S. Korean FM - KBS WORLD Radio
  • KBS WORLD Radio - Park: 5th Nuclear Test Cannot be Tolerated
  • Liberation - Editorial: The U.S., not the DPRK, threatens peace
  • UPI - BWXT tapped for nuclear reactor components, fuel - Richard Tomkins
  • Twin Falls Times-News - Audit: Idaho Nuclear Waste Plant Construction over Budget
  • Hurriyet Daily News - Turkey's Cengiz in talks with Russia's Rosatom to buy nuclear plant stake: Sources
  • Al Bawaba - Russia and Algeria signed a Memorandum of Understanding on the cooperation on peaceful use of nuclear energy
  • SA Business Day - LETTER: Rosatom deal is Russian roulette - Roman Zyla, Ukrainian community in SA
  • Daily Sabah - Rosatom to sell 49 pct of Akkuyu nuclear plant due to financial issues
  • Petra News Agency - Rosatom confirms commitment to nuclear safety
  • World Nuclear News - Proposal for financing German nuclear phase-out
  • World Nuclear News - UK think tank urges nuclear innovation
  • World Nuclear News - Suspended Bell Bend project clears environmental review
  • World Nuclear News - International support for rehabilitation of Chernobyl site
  • Sioux Falls Argus Leader - EPA: Cleanup not required at SD uranium mines - Associated Press
  • EnergyBiz - New standard simplifies process for qualifying nuclear safety equipment - Ravi Subramaniam
  • Odessa American - WCS to seek higher-level nuclear waste
  • Business Standard India - Target for generation of nuclear power
  • Sputnik News - Inflation Adds $3.4Bln to Cost of Next Six US Nuclear Aircraft Carriers
  • Lincolnshire Echo - Nuclear tests veteran: 'I could see the bones of my hand through closed eyes' - PWhitelam_LE
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Nuclear film does not bomb on Broadway - Dan Drollette Jr
  • Plymouth Herald - Why Hinkley Point means Westcountry college is nuclear-powered - WMNKRossiter
  • Sputnik News - Russia Urges to Revive Six-Party Talks on North Korea Nuclear Issue
  • State Times - Gujarat nuclear mishap only 'incident', not accident: Jitendra
  • Business Standard India - MOU with France on Jaitapur nuclear reactor
  • Reuters - German court casts doubt on E.ON suit over nuclear moratorium - Elke Ahlswede
  • Trend News Agency - Armenia's Metsamor nuke plant threat to region – Turkish minister - Orkhan Guluzade
  • Business Wire - Westinghouse Expands VVER Fuel Capacity to Meet Growing Demand for Diversification in Europe - Westinghouse Electric Company
  • State Journal-Register - Omar Duque: Nuclear energy vital for Illinois' businesses - Omar Duque is President and CEO of the Illinois Hispanic Chamber of Commerce
  • Adelaide Now - National low-level nuclear waste dump earmarked for Barndioota, near Wilpena Pound - Paul Starick
  • NJ.com - Permit for a new nuclear reactor in N.J. OK'd by feds - Bill Gallo Jr.
  • Hindustan Times - 'Power-surplus' Punjab gives thumbs down to nuclear plant plan - Gurpreet Singh Nibber
  • Asahi Shimbun - TEPCO must pay 31 million yen damages over evacuee deaths
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - FOOD FOR THOUGHT: Trust in me - Brian F. Sullivan
  • in-cumbria - Offshore drilling paves the way for a nuclear power plant at Sellafield - Julian Whittle
  • Cleveland Plain Dealer - FirstEnergy's Davis-Besse, Sammis power plants make money after all: FirstEnergy profits show - John Funk
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Some K-25 land, five buildings in Oak Ridge marked for redevelopment - Bob Fowler
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - John Alexander Simpson
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Travis Howerton's new role - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - ORNL's supercomputing center fends off about a million attacks a day - Frank Munger
  • NRC - NRC Names New Resident Inspector at Dresden Nuclear Plant
  • NRC - NRC To Issue Southern N.J. Early Site Permit, Following Conclusion of Mandatory Hearing
  • NRC - NRC Schedules Meeting to Discuss Performance at Honeywell Metropolis Facility
  • IAEA - New Publication: Knowledge Management and its Implementation in Nuclear Organizations - Aabha Dixit, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • BBC - All Belgians to be given iodine pills for nuclear safety
  • Xinhua News - China adopts law regulating overseas NGOs
  • Xinhua News - U.S. "freedom of navigation" operations in South China Sea "very dangerous": China
  • Asahi Shimbun - TEPCO must pay 31 million yen damages over evacuee deaths
  • Asahi Shimbun - Fukushima plant's ice wall not watertight, says architect
  • Japan Times - Tepco told to pay ¥31 million in redress over deaths of two elderly patients evacuated from nuclear disaster zone
  • Japan Times - Abe hoping to accompany Obama on historic Hiroshima visit
  • Japan Today - Mayor of Kyushu town welcomes nuclear waste disposal site talks
  • Kyodo News - Defunct gov't agency exempted from indictment over Fukushima crisis
  • Mainichi Daily News - Court orders TEPCO to pay 31 million yen over deaths of Fukushima patients
  • Mainichi Daily News - April 16 Kumamoto quake shifted earth horizontally, vertically: researchers
  • Mainichi Daily News - Editorial: Quake-prone Japan must remain on guard against nuclear accidents
  • Mainichi Daily News - Evacuation order for Fukushima village to be lifted in June
  • Mainichi Daily News - Fukushima plant's new ice wall not watertight
  • NHK World - Number of injured workers halved at Fukushima
  • NHK World - Jolts continue in southwestern Japan
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Confirmatory Orders: Entergy Nuclear Operations, Inc.; Entergy Operations, Inc.; and Entergy Nuclear Generation Co. PDF Pages 25450 - 25454 (5 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-09841]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Direct Transfers of Licenses; Orders: FirstEnergy Nuclear Generation, LLC, and Ohio Edison Co.; Perry Nuclear Power Plant, Unit 1 PDF Pages 25448 - 25450 (3 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-09984]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards on Reliability and PRA PDF Page 25454 (1 page) [FR DOC #: 2016-09885]
  • CBS 8 San Diego - State Senate approves removing stored nuclear waste from San Onofre power plant
  • KSFY Sioux Falls - Battelle organization held informational meeting for residents
  • DOE:EM - DOE Releases Draft Request for Proposal and Announces Pre-Solicitation Conference for Paducah Gaseous Diffusion Plant Deactivation and Remediation Services - Lynette Chafin

    Wednesday, April 27, 2016

  • New Yorker - The Battles of Chernobyl - Alex Wellerstein
  • antiwar.com - The US Decision To Kill More Civilians in Iraq and Syria - Nicolas J. S. Davies
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Titan takes giant steps as ORNL preps for next great supercomputer - Frank Munger
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - DOE/NNSA Awards $13.1 Million Design-Build Contract To Gardner Zemke For Electrical Substation At LANL - Carol A. Clark
  • Idaho Statesman - Idaho must be protected from nuclear waste - Wendy Wilson
  • Tri-City Herald - Anonymous letter to Energy Northwest questions investigation findings - Annette Cary
  • Jackson Hole Daily - Looming deadline for nuclear waste plant, future in limbo
  • The Oregonian - Hanford may have another underground tank leaking radioactive waste, DOE says
  • KING5 Seattle - Signs emerge of a second double-shell tank leaking at Hanford - Susannah Frame
  • Gresham Patch - Hanford Nuclear Reservation: There May Be Another Leak - Colin Miner
  • Tri-City Herald - Letter: DOE's double standard on Lockheed Martin employees - Peter Turping, Richland, Former Lockheed Martin Services employee
  • Denver Post - Tunnel, bridge access to Rocky Flats coming under fire - John Aguilar
  • CNN - Before the next Chernobyl - Debra Decker
  • AP - Dems block spending bill in dispute over Iran nuclear deal - Matthew Daly
  • AP - Iran's president slams US court ruling on frozen assets
  • AP - PHOTOS 30 years on, the painful memories of the so-called Chernobyl liquidators
  • AP - Hanford seeks possible leak in 2nd double-walled tank - Nicholas K. Geranios
  • AP - Federal government: Dismiss nuke fuel project lawsuit--Hanford seeks possible leak in 2nd double-walled tank - Nicholas K. Geranios
  • AP - Memories painful on Chernobyl's 30th anniversary - Dmytro Vlasov, Mstyslav Chernov
  • AP - S. Korea: N. Korea almost completes nuclear test preparation - Hyung-Jin Kim
  • Bloomberg - German Nuclear Operators Must Pay $26.4 Billion for Storage - Brian Parkin, Tino Andresen ,Rachel Morison
  • Bloomberg - Tokyo Races Against Quake That Will Shake World on `X' Day - Finbarr Flynn, Katsuyo Kuwako
  • Reuters - German firms could pay less than feared for nuclear clean-up - BERLIN/FRANKFURT | By Markus Wacket and Christoph Steitz
  • Reuters - German utilities to pay 23.3 bln eur into state fund - nuclear commission - Chris Steitz and Markus Wacket
  • Reuters - German nuclear commission wants utilities to pay 23.3 bln euros for storage costs - Markus Wacket
  • Reuters - Iran nuclear deal fight threatens Senate spending bill - WASHINGTON | By Richard Cowan and Patricia Zengerle
  • Reuters - U.S. to eye 'other' options if North Korea continues nuclear activity: State Department - Lesley Wroughton and David Alexander
  • Deutsche Welle - Nuclear reactor sites: Dismantle or fence off? - Author Nils Zimmermann
  • New York Times - Spending Bill Falters in Clash Over Amendment Tied to Iran Nuclear Pact - David M. Herszenhornapril
  • RT - German nuclear plant in Bavaria infected with malware, logins compromised
  • Yonhap News - U.S. scholar says N.K. may conduct nuke test before May party congress - Song Sang-ho
  • Deutsche Welle - Price tag put on Germany's nuclear waste disposal
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Public opinion on nuclear energy: what influences it - Ann S. Bisconti
  • The Guardian - Letters: Non-nuclear options for constant energy
  • thisismoney.co.uk - EDF to face MPs' questions over Hinkley Point nuclear plant after announcing further delays
  • Reuters - EDF can make investments without opening capital of nuclear plants- CEO - Benjamin Mallet
  • Rapid City Journal - EPA: Cleanup not necessary at old Edgemont uranium mines - Seth Tupper
  • Huffington Post - Armenia Continues to Gamble on Aging Nuclear Plant in a Quake-Prone Area - Armine Sahakyan
  • Centre Daily Times - Nuclear energy gets short shrift - Forrest J. Remick, Patton Township
  • Japan Times - Shika nuclear plant closer to being scrapped as NRA upholds fault ruling
  • Japan Today - Nuclear regulator says fault below Shika reactor may be active
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Experts report active fault beneath Shika No. 1 N-reactor
  • Asahi Shimbun - Experts: Fault beneath No. 1 reactor at Shika plant is active - Koji Kitabayashi
  • Japan Times - NHK chairman's order to follow government line on Kyushu nuclear reactors sparks outcry - Tomohiro Osaki
  • KUER NPR Utah - Slowdown Nixes 31 Jobs At Moab Uranium Cleanup - Judy Fahys
  • RT - Chernobyl: 30 years later & the future of nuclear (E230)
  • Global Research - Video, "Inside Chernobyl": Haunting Reminder of Nuclear Power's Dark Side
  • Albany Times Union blog - Letter: Nuclear waste remains toxic - Barbara DiTommaso, Rensselaer
  • Bloomberg BNA - Court Denies NRDC Petition Against Nuclear Plant Renewal - Rebecca Kern
  • Xinhua News - Russian FM urges DPRK to abandon nuclear ambitions
  • YNaija.com - Nuclear power is dangerous for Nigeria – Shehu Sani - Mallam Yero
  • Pulse Nigeria - Senator says nuclear energy 'too dangerous' for Nigeria - Folarin Okunola
  • Reuters - Vattenfall urges Sweden to end nuclear tax to save reactors - Nerijus Adomaitis
  • PBS NewsHour - Chernobyl's haunting impact, 30 years later
  • McKenzie County Farmer - Protesting more radioactive waste - Amy Robinson
  • Newnan Times-Herald - The PSC should learn how to say 'no' - Tom Crawford
  • Augusta Chronicle - Anti-nuclear group protests Plant Vogtle expansion - Walter C. Jones
  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - Westinghouse worth $2.3 billion less, Toshiba says - Anya Litvak
  • The Chattanoogan - NRC Schedules Open House To Discuss 2015 Performance At Watts Bar Nuclear Plant
  • BelTA - Belarus ready to help Sudan in nuclear power industry development
  • BelTA - Belarusian nuclear power plant construction project progress close to 50%
  • Chandigarh Tribune - N-power plants to come up in U'khand, Punjab, Haryana
  • GlobalNews - Toronto man remembers Chernobyl disaster 30 years later - Erica Vella
  • NBC New York - Activists Note Concerns About Indian Point on Chernobyl Anniversary - Stefan Holt
  • Windham County Commons - Feds OK big drop in Vermont Yankee insurance - Mike Faher
  • The Guardian - Chernobyl Prayer by Svetlana Alexievich review – witnesses speak - Nicholas Lezard
  • Cihan News Agency - Millions are still being affected by its deadly legacy of Chernobyl,Roche
  • Miami Herald - Florida cites FPL for Turkey Point cooling canal violations - Jenny Staletovich
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Amendment would prohibit future purchases of heavy water from Iran - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - ORNL's Fernandez-Baca honored - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Computer tour at ORNL - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Who'll buy heavy water? - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - SNS outage in 2017 will be extra long - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Titan taking giant steps while ORNL preps for next great supercomputer - Frank Munger
  • DOE - Energy Department Announces Technical Assistance for Self-Sufficiency and Lower Energy Costs for Rural Alaska Communities, and Releases "Sustainable Energy Solutions for Rural Alaska" Report
  • DOE - Department of Energy Announces New Awards for Advanced Nuclear Energy Development
  • NRC - NRC Schedules Open House to Discuss 2015 Performance at Watts Bar Nuclear Plant
  • NRC blog - An Outage Twist: Degraded bolts at New York Nuclear Plant Warrant Attention - Neil Sheehan, Public Affairs Officer, Region I
  • IAEA - Over 1000 Visitors Step into IAEA Headquarters to Learn About Nuclear Science - Laura Gil, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • The Guardian - British windfarms prove a boom for Danish firm - Terry Macalister Energy editor
  • BBC - The world's worst nuclear disaster
  • Trend News Agency - Iran's nuclear electricity finds way to stock market
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea warns of nuclear strike on U.S. unless it changes hostile policy
  • Xinhua News - UN renews commitment to a safer future at 30th anniversary of Chernobyl disaster
  • NHK World - TEPCO ordered to compensate for evacuee deaths
  • NHK World - Experts report fault at Shika reactor could slip
  • NHK World - Evacuees face disease risk in shelters
  • Kyodo News - Regulator says fault below central Japan reactor may be active
  • Kyodo News - Mayor of Kyushu town welcomes nuclear waste disposal site talks
  • Japan Times - NHK chairman's order to follow government line on Kyushu nuclear reactors sparks outcry - Tomohiro Osaki
  • Japan Times - Japan, China, South Korea agree to cooperate over disaster waste
  • Japan Times - Shika nuclear plant closer to being scrapped as NRA upholds fault ruling
  • Mainichi Daily News - Nuclear regulator accepts that fault below Ishikawa reactor is active
  • Mainichi Daily News - Genkai mayor ready to accept final disposal facility for nuclear waste
  • Jiji Press - TEPCO Ordered to Pay Damages for Deaths of Evacuated Inpatients
  • Jiji Press - Obama to Visit Hiroshima Next Month: Sources
  • Jiji Press - Genkai Mayor Positive on N-Waste Final Disposal Facility
  • Jiji Press - Experts Report Active Fault beneath Shika No. 1 N-Reactor
  • Jiji Press - Japan Gives "Orizuru" to Ukraine on 30th Anniv. of Chernobyl Disaster
  • TEPCO - Situation of storing and treatment of accumulated water including highly concentrated radioactive materials at Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station (249th Release)
  • TEPCO - Financial Assistance from the Nuclear Damage Compensation and Decommissioning Facilitation Corporation
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Nevada, Page 24805 [FR DOC #: 2016-09832]
  • Energy Department - Notices: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Paducah, Pages 24804 - 24805 [FR DOC #: 2016-09833]
  • Health and Human Services Department - Notices: Meetings Secretary's Advisory Committee on Human Research Protections, Pages 24826 - 24827 [FR DOC #: 2016-09818]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Combined Licenses: Dominion Virginia Power; North Anna, Unit 3, Page 24900 [FR DOC #: 2016-09847]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Confirmatory Orders: CD Technologies, Inc., Pages 24895 - 24900 [FR DOC #: 2016-09917]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Draft Standard Review Plans: Foreign Ownership, Control, or Domination, Revision 1, Pages 24893 - 24894 [FR DOC #: 2016-09916]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Exemptions: Florida Power and Light Company; St. Lucie Plant, Unit No. 2, Pages 24900 - 24903 [FR DOC #: 2016-09851]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on Digital I and C Systems, Pages 24894 - 24895 [FR DOC #: 2016-09914]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on Regulatory Policies and Practices, Page 24895 [FR DOC #: 2016-09886]
  • U.S. News & World Report - At Chernobyl and Fukushima, Radioactivity Has Seriously Harmed Wildlife - The Conversation
  • National Geographic - Fukushima Parents Find Relief From Radiation At Indoor Playgrounds - Ari Beser
  • RT - 'Chernobyl, Fukushima were preventable'
  • The Ecologist UK - Mikhail Gorbachev: 30 years after Chernobyl, time to phase out nuclear power - Linda Pentz Gunter
  • CNet - 30 years after Chernobyl, drones take you on a VR tour of the silent city - Richard Trenholm, Ian Sherr
  • The Guardian - Obama's troop increase in Syria is part of a troubling trend - Trevor Timm
  • The Intercept - HOW THE CIA WRITES HISTORY - Jefferson Morley
  • The Nation - The CIA Waterboarded the Wrong Man 83 Times in 1 Month - Rebecca Gordon
  • Newsweek - FACES OF CHERNOBYL: REMEMBERING THE TRAGEDY - Alice de La Chapelle
  • DOE:EM - EM Update | Vol. 8, Issue 8 | April 27, 2016
  • Washington Times - Sue Saudi Arabia for complicity in 9/11 - Bruce Fein
  • Los Angeles Times - The battle for truth over Saudi Arabia's ties to 9/11 - Andrew Bacevich
  • Los Angeles Times - Letter: Finally, some coverage of Saudi Arabia and 9/11 - Celia Carroll, Santa Monica
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Great progress since Chernobyl–and the distance still to go - Manpreet Sethi
  • Japan Times - The muzzling of Japan's media is hurting Abenomics - William Pesek
  • Japan Times - IAEA review spurs Japan nuclear regulators to bolster safety regimen, look to U.S. for training
  • Deutsche Welle - Price tag put on Germany's nuclear waste disposal
  • Washington Times - Audit: Idaho nuclear waste plant construction over budget
  • YLE News - Minister Rehn urges nuclear waste cave co-operation - Olli Rehn
  • St. Louis Public Radio - Missouri attorney general's West Lake Landfill suit sent back to circuit court - Durrie Bouscaren
  • Homeland Security News Wire - Dealing with irradiated nuclear graphite

    Monday, April 25, 2016

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Foreign 'dirty bomb' responders will start training in Nevada - Keith Rogers
  • Consortium News - Hidden Costs of US Air War &#8211; - Nicolas J S Davies
  • Bonner County Daily Bee - Looming deadline for nuclear waste plant, future in limbo
  • Twin Falls Times-News - Letter: Stand with Wasden on INL Waste - Gil Biggerstaff, Twin Falls
  • The Hill blog - Striking a commonsense balance - Rep. Fred Upton (R-Mich.)
  • Morning Consult - E&C Committee Leaders Pen Op-Eds on Energy Infrastructure Improvements - Asha Glover
  • Bloomberg - EDF Tumbles After Announcing Share Sale, Cost-Cutting Plan - Amanda Jordan
  • Bloomberg - BOJ May Be Buying Up Japan Inc.
  • Bloomberg - World Powers Can't Kick the Sanctions Habit - Kambiz Foroohar
  • Bloomberg - EON Investors to Get First Look at Uniper at Strategy Event - Tino Andresen
  • AP - Japan to raise nuke safety check competency per IAEA review - Mari Yamaguchi
  • AP - AP Exclusive: Test finds Chernobyl residue in Belarus milk - Yuras Karmanau
  • AP - Decades after Chernobyl, another chance for a Paralympian - Pat Graham
  • AP - Obama dismisses NKorea proposal on halting nuke tests - Eric Talmadge
  • Reuters - Large majority of U.S. Senate pushes Obama to boost Israel aid - Patricia Zengerle
  • Reuters - Iran in talks with Russia on heavy water sales - Jack Stubbs and Bozorgmehr Sharafedin
  • Reuters - Video: A rural retirement in Chernobyl's radioactive shadow - Nathan Frandino
  • ABC News - A Look at the 1986 Chernobyl Nuclear Disaster in Numbers
  • RT - Chernobyl 30 years on: Reliving horror of world's worst nuclear accident
  • Daily Caller - Three Decades After Chernobyl, Former Soviet Country Turns To Nuclear Power - Andrew Follett
  • Irish Independent - Nuclear threat still haunts us despite the horrors of Chernobyl - Billy Keane
  • World Nuclear News - Recovering the safety margin of nuclear reactors
  • World Nuclear News - Study shows benefit of New York nuclear units
  • World Nuclear News - EU increases Chernobyl funding on eve of anniversary
  • World Nuclear News - Studsvik, Kobe Steel team up for Japanese waste management
  • Truthdig - Despite Chernobyl, Belarus Goes Nuclear - Kieran Cooke
  • Wall Street Journal - Chernobyl Nuclear Reactor Readies for New Containment Barrier
  • The Conversation UK - Forget Fukushima: Chernobyl still holds record as worst nuclear accident for public health - Timothy J. Jorgensen
  • Global Research - The Medical Implications of the 1986 Chernobyl Nuclear Disaster - Helen Caldicott
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Nuclear emergencies and the masters of improvisation - Sonja Schmid
  • BBC - Radioactive tourism in Chernobyl
  • Plymouth Herald - Opinion: Lessons learned, 30 years after Chernobyl nuke disaster - WMN_MartinF
  • Brisbane Courier Mail - Thirty years after the Chernobyl disaster, a new 'silver arch' becomes a silver lining for the world's worst nuclear accident - Troy LennonHistory editorThe Daily Telegraph
  • Christian Science Monitor - Why Chernobyl will take 3,000 years to recover (+video)
  • Huffingtonpost.ca - The Shadow Of Chernobyl Looms Large 30 Years Later - Shawn-Patrick Stensil
  • Washington Post - How the Soviet Union stayed silent during the Chernobyl disaster - Julie Vitkovskaya
  • Washington Post - This is how scientists are keeping Chernobyl's radiation contained - Andrew Roth
  • National Geographic - Experience Chernobyl's Haunting Ruins in 360-Degree Photos - Becky Little, Photographs by Jon Brack
  • Sputnik News - Chernobyl Disaster Radiation Exposure in Russia Mostly at Safe Levels
  • Washington Post - Drone footage shows Chernobyl's massive confinement dome
  • The Guardian - Letters: Hinkley Point C nuclear power plant decision delayed again by EDF - Rob Davies
  • Daily Illini - New nuclear reactor used, same day retired nuclear reactor honored - Ashni Gandhi
  • North Country Public Radio - New York considers aid for struggling nuclear plants - Michael Hill
  • New York Times - The Smaller, 'Usable' Nuclear Weapons Delusion
  • RFI - Hollande promises nuclear power station closures at French environment conference
  • Western Mail - Divisions over the future of Welsh nuclear power are exposed - David Williamson
  • Xinhua News - China produces key component for nuclear fusion facility
  • Business Standard India - In nuclear power, we and you need to take safety and quality issues very seriously: Pierre-Franck Chevet--Interview with President, Nuclear Safety Authority, France - Noopur Tiwari
  • Al Bawaba - Rusatom Overseas and PLN Held workshop on Russian Nuclear Power Plant Technologies - Press Release
  • CNN - Meet the new face of Chernobyl - Thom Patterson
  • Prague Daily Monitor - Hundreds take part in protest event expressing opposition to plans for nuclear waste repository
  • Brussels Times - Luxemburg backs the German request to shut down the Belgian reactors - Sarah Johansson
  • Xinhua News - Luxembourg, Germany ask Belgium to stop two nuclear reactors
  • Yonhap News - Obama dismisses N. Korea's offer to halt nuclear tests in exchange for military exercise suspension
  • Yonhap News - Germany vows to work with S. Korea to end N. Korea's nuclear program
  • Korea Times - Gen. Brooks, do your homework! - Oh Young-jin
  • Korea Times - S. Korea on alert for N. Korea's possible nuke test
  • BelTA - Belarus ready to share its experience in dealing with nuclear accident
  • BelTA - Minsk conference calls for advancing Chernobyl cooperation to new level after 2016
  • BelTA - Japan eager to continue cooperation with Belarus taking into account Chernobyl experience
  • BelTA - Belarus, Russia gain valuable experience in overcoming Chernobyl legacy
  • BelTA - Belarus. Chernobyl: 30 Years On exhibition opens in Gomel
  • Dong-A Ilbo - 'Nuclear tests will stop if US stops S. Korea exercises,' says N. Korea
  • Swissinfo - Radioactivity still shows up in Switzerland
  • Japan Times - IAEA review spurs nuclear regulators to beef up Japan's safety regimen
  • Omaha World-Herald - Midlands Voices: Let's not write off nuclear power - Barry Butterfield, retired environmental engineer and an emeritus member of the American Nuclear Society
  • UPI - Chernobyl effect: Survivors struggle in Russia's most radioactive area - Gleb Fedorov
  • Interfax-Ukraine - Moscow, Kyiv should resume cooperation on Chornobyl – NPP director
  • Deutsche Welle - The Chernobyl photos that have shaped our memory
  • The Hindu - The way forward at Kakrapar nuclear power plant - K.S. Parthasarathy
  • Melbourne Herald Sun - 'Green' energy and real green energy - Terry McCrannHerald Sun
  • The Ecologist UK - Blind mice and bird brains: the silent spring of Chernobyl and Fukushima - Linda Pentz Gunter
  • Brattleboro Reformer - Brattleboro could save over $2 million with energy upgrades--Energy audit: Recommends more insulation, switching to wood heat - Chris Mays
  • Irish Examiner - The Chernobyl disaster: 30 years on (Day 2): Irish eyes smiling down on the young survivors - Eoin English
  • East County Magazine - BILL TO REFORM CALIF. PUBLIC UTILITIES COMMISSION PASSES COMMITTEE BY 12-1 VOTE - Miriam Raftery
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Los Alamos historian to speak - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Jackson Square (1948) - Frank Munger
  • Greenpeace International - Chernobyl's children of hope - Blogpost by Andrey Allakhverdov
  • NAS - Project Update: - State of Molybdenum-99 Production and Utilization and Progress toward Eliminating Use of Highly Enriched Uranium
  • IAEA - Japan Pledges Further 2 Million Euros in Support of IAEA Laboratory Modernisation - Richard Murphy, Director General's Office for Coordination
  • Xinhua News - UN Security Council slams DPRK submarine missile test
  • Xinhua News - Draft law on overseas NGOs likely to be put to vote
  • NHK World - Ground-breaking ceremony of Fukushima research hub
  • NHK World - Ex-crewmen fishing near Bikini Atoll to file suit
  • Kyodo News - Regulator to introduce snap inspections of nuclear plants
  • Kyodo News - Photo exhibition portrays nuclear radiation victims around the world - Keiji Hirano
  • Mainichi Daily News - TEPCO to dismantle top of exhaust stack at Fukushima plant due to fractures
  • Jiji Press - Japan NRA to Strengthen Authority on Nuke Safety Checks
  • Pakistan News - India and the NSG - Dr Adil Sultan
  • The Independent - Saudi Arabia, 9/11, and what we know about the secret papers that could ignite a diplomatic war - Kim Sengupta
  • Ecowatch - 30 Ways Chernobyl and Dying Nuke Industry Threaten Our Survival - Harvey Wasserman
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: Environmental Management Advisory Board, Page 24084 [FR DOC #: 2016-09542]
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Northern New Mexico, Pages 24083 - 24084 [FR DOC #: 2016-09540]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Exemption Issuance: Entergy Nuclear Operations, Inc., Vermont Yankee Nuclear Power Station, Pages 24136 - 24139 [FR DOC #: 2016-09558]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Exemption Issuance: Entergy Nuclear Operations, Inc., Vermont Yankee Nuclear Power Station, Pages 24141 - 24145 [FR DOC #: 2016-09556]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards, Pages 24139 - 24140 [FR DOC #: 2016-09561]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings; Sunshine Act, Pages 24135 - 24136 [FR DOC #: 2016-09649]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Service Contracts Inventory, Pages 24145 - 24146 [FR DOC #: 2016-09554]
  • Occupational Safety and Health Administration - Notices: Charter Renewals: Whistleblower Protection Advisory Committee, Page 24132 [FR DOC #: 2016-09490]

    Sunday, April 24, 2016

  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - Cost to decommission Diablo Canyon escalates - Stephanie Finucane
  • Idaho State Journal - Environmentally friendly at the INL - Christopher P. Ischay
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Film on nuclear workers coming to I.F.
  • AP - Key developments in North Korean crisis
  • AP - AP Exclusive: N. Korea to halt nuke tests if US stops drills - Eric Talmadge
  • AP - N. Korea claims successful test of submarine-fired missile - Kim Tong-Hyung
  • Reuters - There's no place like home, even in the Chernobyl disaster zone - Matthias Williams
  • Reuters - North Korea says submarine ballistic missile test 'great success' - Jack Kim and Ju-min Park
  • Reuters - Macron says EDF to decide in Sept on UK nuclear plants -paper - Michel Rose
  • Reuters - UPDATE 5-North Korea fires submarine-launched missile -South Korea - Ju-min Park
  • The Guardian - Stop war drills and we'll stop nuclear tests, North Korea tells US after missile launch
  • Korea Times - Military put on alert over nuclear test--NK says to halt nuclear program if US, South stop drills - Jun Ji-hye
  • BBC - North Korea 'will halt' nuclear tests if US stops S Korea exercises
  • RFI - France's EDF to decide on UK nuclear project in September
  • Bloomington Pantagraph - Showdown: Lack of state action puts nuclear plant at risk - Edith Brady-Lunny
  • The Guardian - Chernobyl, Ukraine: the nuclear option holiday - Kim Willsher
  • Consortium News - Stiffing Iran on the Nuke Deal - Paul Pillar
  • Daily Caller - How Do Nuclear Power Plants Affect Local Economies? [PHOTO] - Andrew Follett
  • Economic Times - Concern over India's nuclear liability law still remains: EDF
  • Decatur Herald & Review - Wisconsin nuclear plant offers view of closure - Edith Brady-Lunny
  • ABC.au - ABC Science: What does radiation from a nuclear disaster actually do to our bodies? - By Bernie Hobbs
  • Al Bawaba - Rosatom announced the winners of the "Nuclear education in Russia" Olympiad in Cairo
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Reader View: PNM's coal, nuclear investments must be halted - Josh Allen
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea FM offers to halt nuclear tests if U.S. suspends military exercises with S. Korea
  • Daily News & Analysis - Concern over India's nuclear liability law still remains: French firm EDF
  • South Jersey Times - Radiation-blocking pills to be distributed around N.J. nuclear complex - Bill Gallo Jr.
  • Daily Post North Wales - Chernobyl pushed North Wales farmers to the brink - Eryl Crump
  • The Hindu - The way forward at Kakrapar nuclear power plant - K.S. Parthasarathy, former Secretary, Atomic Energy Regulatory Board
  • Japan Times - No apology sought for A-bombings, Kishida says
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - TVA's hardens transmission system to better weather the next storm - Dave Flessner
  • Trend News Agency - Iran ready to undertake electricity projects in South Africa
  • Trend News Agency - Iran eyes nuclear cooperation with Central Europe - Khalid Kazimov
  • Trend News Agency - Iran, China to cooperate in configuration of Arak heavy water reactor - Khalid Kazimov
  • TIME - These 5 Facts Explain the Strange Politics of Natural Disasters - Ian Bremmer @ianbremmer April 22, 2016
  • GovTrack - House Committee on Energy and Commerce: Subcommittee on Energy and Power - Chairman: Rep. Ed Whitfield [R-KY1]; Vice Chairman: Rep. Pete Olson [R-TX22]; Ranking Member: Rep. Bobby Rush [D-IL1]
  • New York Times - Chernobyl's Silent Exclusion Zone (Except for the Logging) - Andrew E. Kramer
  • New York Times - Renewable Energy Stumbles Toward the Future - JULIE CRESWELL and DIANE CARDWELL
  • GovTrack - Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources - Chairman: Sen. Lisa Murkowski [R-AK]; Ranking Member: Sen. Maria Cantwell [D-WA]
  • Mainichi Daily News - Village evacuated after Fukushima disaster creates new mascot character
  • Mainichi Daily News - Entire Chernobyl disaster report translated into Japanese
  • Mainichi Daily News - Monument commemorates cows left behind after Fukushima nuclear disaster
  • Mainichi Daily News - Japan told U.S. it won't seek apology for atomic bombings
  • Mainichi Daily News - NHK president: Nuclear power reports after quakes shouldn't stir up needless alarm

    Saturday, April 23, 2016

  • Wicked Local Plymouth - JAM SESSION: Entergy's closure plan - What do you think of Entergy's closure plan?
  • PoliticalNews.me - Crapo Nuclear Bill Provides Path to Commercial Market for INL Research
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - ORNL benefits from Iran deal; will use heavy water at SNS
  • Tri-City Herald - Congressional help needed to clear Richland land for development - Annette Cary
  • AP - Kerry: US won't block foreign business deals under nuke deal - MATTHEW LEE – Apr. 23, 2016 4:17 AM EDT
  • Bloomberg - EDF to Sell $4.5 Billion of Shares to Bolster Balance Sheet - Francois De Beaupuy
  • Bloomberg - Cameco Rallies on View Shutting Mine Will Bolster Uranium Prices - Danielle Bochove
  • Bloomberg - EDF Said to Delay Hinkley Point Decision by Several Months - Francois De Beaupuy
  • Bloomberg - Moniz: U.S. Needs to Keep Nuclear Power on Table - Secretary of Energy Ernest Moniz
  • Reuters - EDF to propose 4 bln-euro share issue, scrip dividends in 2016-17 - Geert De Clercq
  • Reuters - Regional banks brace for losses from energy loans - Sweta Singh and Sruthi Shankar
  • Reuters - EDF secures state-backed finance deal ahead of Hinkley Point decision - Geert De Clercq
  • Reuters - EDF delays Hinkley Point decision to consult works council: sources - Geert De Clercq
  • Reuters - U.S. to buy heavy water from Iran's nuclear program - Timothy Gardner, Patricia Zengerle and Arshad Mohammed in Washington, Lesley Wroughton in New York and Kirsti Knolle in Vienna
  • Reuters - North Korea fires submarine-launched missile: South Korea - Ju-min Park
  • Reuters - U.S. announces $50 million Tennessee Superfund site cleanup agreement - Eric Walsh
  • Daily Telegraph - Wildlife returns to radioactive wasteland of Chernobyl - Roland Oliphant, Chernobyl
  • BBC - In pictures: Chernobyl's eerie exclusion zone 30 years on - photographer Jerzy Wierzbicki.
  • Korea Times - Will N. Korea conduct 5th nuke test this weekend? - Park Si-soo
  • Deutsche Welle - US offers Iran clearer line for business dealings after nuclear deal
  • San Francisco Chronicle - Core issues: NY considers aid for struggling nuclear plants - Michael Hill, Associated Press
  • WPIX-TV New York - Clean water advocate swims past Indian Point nuclear plant for Earth Day - Magee Hickey
  • ABC - How nuclear reactors work and how nuclear accidents happen - ABC Science By Bernie Hobbs
  • The Guardian - EDF delays Hinkley Point C nuclear power plant - Terry Macalister Energy editor
  • Reuters - EDF to extend depreciation period for nuclear plants this year - CEO - Michel Rose
  • The Independent - £18bn Hinkley Point nuclear power station plan could be 'coming to a grinding halt' - John Lichfield, Ian Johnston
  • London Times - France gives €3bn lifeline to Hinkley nuclear plant - Robin Pagnamenta, Energy Editor
  • Reuters - EDF delays Hinkley Point decision to consult works council: sources - Geert De Clercq
  • CBC News - Sask. Premier Brad Wall responds to Cameco uranium mine layoffs
  • UPI - North Korea preparations for 5th nuclear test complete, military says - Elizabeth Shim
  • ArabianBusiness - Reactor dome completed on UAE's second nuclear plant
  • China.org - Roundup: Africa turning to nuclear to meet growing energy needs
  • Euronews - Radiation continues to 'muddy the waters' in the Sea of Kiev
  • Morning Consult - House E&C Subcommittee to Hold Hearing on Nuclear Power - Asha Glover
  • Japan Times - Four utilities sign cooperation pact for nuclear emergencies
  • Asahi Shimbun - Editorial: 40-year rule for nuclear reactors on verge of being a dead letter
  • The Hill blog - Take a hard look at how candidates' energy policies will affect health, climate change - Ambassador Ron Kirk and Christine Todd Whitman
  • RFI - France to lead 4 bn euro injection for energy giant EDF - RFI
  • KTTS - Radioactive Waste Found in St. Louis County Landfill - Bailey Strohl
  • HNN Huntingtonnews - Nuclear Worker Documentary Coming to Portsmouth Wednesday May 11
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Energy Department must respond to MOX lawsuit by May 2 - Derrek Asberry
  • Los Angeles Times - Birthplace of atomic weaponry | Manhattan Project National Historical Park, Hanford, Wash.
  • Palm Beach Post blog - Florida DEP overrules judge, says FPL Turkey Point plan is adequate
  • Aiken Standard - Savannah River Remediation hires new class of mechanics
  • New Times Broward-Palm Beach - The 19 Best Environmentalists in South Florida - Deirdra Funcheon
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - ORNL benefits from Iran deal; heavy water will enhance operations at Spallation Neutron Source - Frank Munger
  • Trend News Agency - Iran, P5+1 forming workgroup to push sanctions lift - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • Trend News Agency - Iran to sell heavy water with an eye to 'strategic and commercial issues' - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • BBC News - Witness: Chernobyl Nuclear Disaster
  • Bellona - Bellona represented at inaugural event of the European Platform for Electro-mobility - Bellona Europa
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea apparently fires ballistic missile from submarine: S. Korean military
  • Yonhap News - Workforce, equipment movements continue at N. Korean nuclear test site: sources
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea builds third power plant to address energy shortage
  • Xinhua News - Xinhua Insight: China's long march into space
  • Xinhua News - Falling oil prices bring Japan's trade deficit down over 88 pct in FY 2015
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: Environmental Management Advisory Board, Page 24084 [FR DOC #: 2016-09542]
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Northern New Mexico, Pages 24083 - 24084 [FR DOC #: 2016-09540]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Exemption Issuance: Entergy Nuclear Operations, Inc., Vermont Yankee Nuclear Power Station, Pages 24136 - 24139 [FR DOC #: 2016-09558]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Exemption Issuance: Entergy Nuclear Operations, Inc., Vermont Yankee Nuclear Power Station, Pages 24141 - 24145 [FR DOC #: 2016-09556]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards, Pages 24139 - 24140 [FR DOC #: 2016-09561]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings; Sunshine Act, Pages 24135 - 24136 [FR DOC #: 2016-09649]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Service Contracts Inventory, Pages 24145 - 24146 [FR DOC #: 2016-09554]
  • Occupational Safety and Health Administration - Notices: Charter Renewals: Whistleblower Protection Advisory Committee, Page 24132 [FR DOC #: 2016-09490]
  • Ron Paul Institute - The Terrorist iPhone Snow Job - Adam Dick
  • POGO - Yet Another Toxic Leak Found at Hanford Nuclear Site
  • NHK World - S.Korea: North missile launch from submarine fails
  • NHK World - Japan quakes kill dozens, cause major damage
  • Japan Times - Japanese A-bomb survivors hail Obama's planned landmark visit to Hiroshima
  • Mainichi Daily News - Editorial: Japan must heed concerns about press freedom
  • Mainichi Daily News - Nuclear watchdog's green light for aging reactors waters down 40-year rule
  • Mainichi Daily News - NHK president: Nuclear power reports after quakes shouldn't stir up needless alarm
  • TEPCO - Financial Assistance from the Nuclear Damage Compensation and Decommissioning Facilitation Corporation
  • Syracuse Post Standard - Cuomo considers how to help New York state's ailing nuclear plants
  • Missourinet - Senator continues calling attention to radioactive waste in St. Louis area landfill - April 23, 2016 By Alisa Nelson
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Nuclear waste facility's future in limbo - Luke Ramseth
  • KSFY Sioux Falls, SD - Spink County potential site for nuclear waste project - Pascale Mondesir
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Film on nuclear workers coming to I.F.
  • Augusta Chronicle - Georgia Power faces pair of hearings over nuclear plans - Walter C. Jones
  • St. George Daily Spectrum - Downwinder documentary film crew nears finish line - Kevin Jenkins
  • Wicked Local Norwood - Study claims wind, solar power expansion will save Mass. customers cash - Matt Murphy
  • Daily Mirror - Chernobyl 30 years on and the tragic generation of children blighted by a merciless cancer cloud - Tom Parry
  • Japan Times - Ebb tide for press freedoms in Shinzo Abe's Japan - Jeff Kingston
  • Asahi Shimbun - 2045 target for dismantling Shimane plant's No. 1 reactor - Ryo Isshiki
  • Pike County News Watchman - DOE announces significant milestone in cleanup at Piketon plant
  • STA - Slovenska Tiskovna Agencija (subscription) - Radwaste management over next decade to cost EUR 186m
  • Roswell Daily Record - Letter: Nuclear waste dump not welcome here - John L. Popham, Roswell
  • Zero Hedge - "This Is Catastrophic" - Thousands Of Gallons Of Radioactive Waste Leak At Nuclear Site - Tyler Durden

    Friday, April 22, 2016

  • RT - Anti-nuke campaigners question plan to fly enriched uranium from Scotland to US
  • York Daily Record - Peach Bottom must upgrade safety equipment, NRC says - Brett Sholtis
  • Reuters - German commission eyes 24 bln eur payment for nuclear waste storage-sources - Markus Wacket
  • ABC News - Feds: No Nuke Waste to Be Used in Possible South Dakota Test - James Nord
  • AP - Feds: No nuke waste to be used in possible South Dakota test - James Nord
  • DOE - Consent-Based Siting -- next public meeting will be held in Sacramento, California on April 26th
  • DOE - Meeting: Consent-Based Siting Sacramento, CA
  • World Nuclear News - Cameco scales back uranium production
  • World Nuclear News - EU-Iran cooperate on nuclear safety
  • World Nuclear News - Japanese utilities agree to greater cooperation
  • Yahoo! Finance - Cameco Announces Operational Changes in Saskatchewan and the United States
  • Wyoming Business Report - Cameco to cut workforce - MJ Clark
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Waste management: Artist Eve Andrée Laramée - Michael Abatemarco
  • Louisville Courier-Journal - Letter | Earth Day and endless war - Carol Rawert Trainer, Prospect, Ky
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Senate energy bill has nuclear research provisions - Luke Ramseth
  • Phys.org - Advances in extracting uranium from seawater announced in special issue
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Montano's Whistleblowing Recognized On Capitol Hill - Roger Snodgrass
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Fusion energy ties Oak Ridge to France - Frank Munger
  • Newsmax - Hanford Leak: Radioactive Waste Tank Has Problematic Crack - J. Wheaton
  • Tri-City Herald - Hanford workers pump leaked radioactive waste back into tank - Annette Cary
  • Vancouver Columbian - Letter: Fish at risk with radiation leakage - Marcia E. Moen, North Bonneville
  • AP - US buys Iranian heavy water as part of nuke deal - Matthew Lee
  • AP - AP Exclusive: Ukraine children eat food tainted by Chernobyl - Yuras Karmanau
  • AP - 30 years on from Chernobyl disaster, the fallout continues
  • AP - Feds: No nuke waste to be used in possible South Dakota test - James Nord
  • Bloomberg - EDF Said to Delay Hinkley Point Decision by Several Months - Francois De Beaupuy
  • Reuters - U.S. buying 32 metric tons of heavy water from Iran: U.S. sources - Patricia Zengerle and Timothy Gardner
  • Reuters - EDF threatened with possible legal challenge over Hinkley C subsidies - Susanna Twidale
  • Reuters - China could build nuclear plants for S.China Sea, paper says - Ben Blanchard
  • Reuters - Cameco suspends production at its Rabbit Lake operations, cuts 500 jobs - Sneha Teresa Johny
  • Bloomberg - Chernobyl: The 30-Year Rescue - John Wendle
  • Bloomberg - EDF Unions Threaten to Go to Court Over U.K. Nuclear Project - Francois De Beaupuy
  • Tehran Times - Threats have become more serious after nuclear deal: IRGC chief
  • New York Times - China to Develop Floating Nuclear Power Plants - Michael Forsythe
  • Sputnik News - Water and Power: China Eyes Offshore Expansion Via Floating Nuclear Plant
  • Daily Caller - See How A Nuclear Power Plant Helps The Environment This Earth Day - Andrew Follett
  • Charlotte Business Journal - Duke Energy exec confident about nuclear, cautious about Lee - John Downey
  • Deutsche Welle - Renewed shutdowns cast doubt on Belgian nuclear safety
  • CounterPunch - How Chernobyl Led to Austria's Nuclear-Free Utopia - Linda Pentz Gunter
  • TASS - Trade union activists: Ukraine abandoned Chernobyl zone to Nature's mercy
  • CounterPunch - Chernobyl, and Cesium, at 30 - John Laforge
  • The Conversation UK - Chernobyl: new tomb will make site safe for 100 years - Claire Corkhill, Research Fellow in nuclear waste disposal, University of Sheffield
  • Plymouth Herald - Legal challenge fuels doubt over Westcountry nuclear power station
  • WTVM - Bellefonte Nuclear Plant site release public comment period results - Waff 48
  • The Chattanoogan - Public Input On Potential Bellefonte Sale Available Online
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - TVA eyes future of mothballed nuclear plant - Dave Flessner
  • East Coast Radio - How SA could benefit from Russia's nuclear expansion plan - Khatija Nxedlana
  • Eyewitness News Johannesburg - Russia could score big in SA, Hungary's nuclear expansion plans - Rahima Essop
  • Greeneville Sun - NFS Receives Contract To Minimize Stockpile Of Highly Enriched Uranium
  • China Daily - China sets nuclear safety targets in five-year plan - Zheng Jinran
  • PR Newswire - Southern Nuclear hosts renowned safety presenter for high school students in communities where it operates
  • Bangladesh News 24 - Bangladesh in final stages of preparations to build first nuclear power plant in Rooppur - Reazul Bashar
  • Bloomberg - Video: Moniz: Cities Playing Important Role in Low-Carbon Future
  • Vermont Business Magazine - Welch bill pushes for local involvement in nuclear plant decommissioning
  • ESI Africa - Could the marriage of geothermal and nuclear technology be the way of the future? - Ronoh Kibet
  • PennEnergy - Upstate NY Nuclear Plants' Benefits Outweigh Costs Under CES, Report Says
  • Kyiv Post - Chornobyl Frozen In 1986: Village in Chornobyl's shadow slowly recovers from epic nuclear disaster - Oksana Grytsenko
  • Coastweek - IAEA says nuclear power will help ease Kenya energy shortages - David Musyoka
  • Pakistan Daily Times - IAEA's morality and CPPNM's veracity - Beenish Altaf
  • Utility Dive - Florida court reverses governor's approval of FPL's 2 proposed nuclear units - Robert Walton
  • Daily Post North Wales - S4C film crew revisit Chernobyl 30 years after the world's worst nuclear disaster - Eryl Crump
  • London Times - Nuclear Waste - Hinkley Point is too expensive for the taxpayer and for its potential investors
  • Portsmouth Daily Times - Milestone reached at Piketon - Frank Lewis
  • Lower Hudson Journal - Point-Counter Point: Pipeline plan near Indian Point - Nancy Cutler
  • Columbia Daily Tribune - Budget plan includes funding for reactor building, other area projects - Rudi Keller
  • Manitoulin Expositor - Ontario Power Generation commits to DGR studies
  • Rapid City Journal - Cameco cuts to impact Crow Butte - Kerri Rempp
  • London Times - Hinkley Point plan 'financially unstable' - Adam Sage, Robin Pagnamenta
  • Public News Service - Earth Day Celebrations Planned Across Nevada - Suzanne Potter
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Udall Presses EPA Administrator On Reimbursements, Compensation For Gold King Mine Spill
  • Japan Times - Letter: Remembering an evangelist against nukes - Hiroshi Noro, Hadano, Kanagawa Prefecture
  • Jordan Times - Concocting lies before Iraq war - Jonathan Power
  • Politico - Harry Reid's Last Power Play--The titan of Nevada politics has a big finale in mind: Swing his entire state back to the D column. - Jon Ralston
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - 'No measurable exposure' - Frank Munger
  • Public Citizen - Public Citizen and DC SUN Challenge Exelon's Takeover of Pepco
  • IAEA - Accepting Applications: First African Nuclear Energy Management School - Vincent Fournier, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • BBC - North Korea nuclear tests: what did they achieve?
  • BBC - Iran nuclear: US to buy 32 tonnes of heavy water from Tehran
  • Trend News Agency - Iran, EU diplomats discuss JCPOA committee meeting - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • Yonhap News - N. Korean FM claims U.S. nuclear threats result in Pyongyang's nuclear development
  • Press TV - Iran confirms planned sale of 32 metric tons of heavy water to US
  • Xinhua News - China Exclusive: Fukushima water tests faster with new tech
  • ENENews - Nuclear Expert: We've detected a lot of cases "gargantuanism" in Fukushima – Reporter: "Gigantic beet… it's almost as big as the upper part of man trying to hold it" – "They're seeing more and more of this… people are reporting more and more of these abnormalities" (PHOTOS & VIDEO)
  • NHK World - Obama to decide whether to visit Hiroshima - Japan Times
  • Japan Times - Obama to visit Hiroshima, make anti-nuclear speech: Nikkei - Reiji Yoshida
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notices: Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.; Weekly Receipts, Pages 23700 - 23701 [FR DOC #: 2016-09409]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Guidance for Industry: Closure of Activities Related to Recommendation 2.1, Flooding Hazard Reevaluation PDF Pages 23758 - 23760 (3 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-09421]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: License Amendment Applications: Tennessee Valley Authority; Watts Bar Nuclear Plant, Unit 1 Application and Amendment to Facility Operating License; Correction PDF Page 23761 (1 page) [FR DOC #: 2016-09424]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Licenses to Export Radioactive Waste, Pages 23761 - 23762 [FR DOC #: 2016-09418]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Licenses to Import Radioactive Waste, Page 23762 [FR DOC #: 2016-09419]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Steam Generator Materials and Design, Pages 23762 - 23764 [FR DOC #: 2016-09422]
  • Nuclear Weapons and Materials Monitor - Shimkus to NRC: Why No Yucca Funding?
  • History News Network - Concerned About Nuclear Weapons Potential, John F. Kennedy Pushed for Inspection of Israel Nuclear Facilities
  • Sputnik News - US-Russia Plutonium Disposal Talks Expected 'At Some Point'

    Thursday, April 21, 2016

  • POWERmag - upreme Court Strikes Down Maryland Power Plant Subsidies - Thomas Overton
  • POWERmag - Senate Passes Comprehensive Energy Bill, Future Uncertain - Thomas Overton
  • POWERmag - Five Takeaways From the ELECTRIC POWER Executive Roundtable - Sonal Patel
  • POWERmag - Environmental Experts Underscore Clean Power Plan Uncertainty - Sonal Patel
  • Tri-City Herald - House Hanford budget has funds for groundwater, cleanup near river - Annette Cary
  • Wired News - The US Is Playing a Dangerous Game of Musical Chairs With Nuclear Waste - Sarah Zhang
  • Walla Walla Union-Bulletin - Editorial: Hanford leak shows need to eliminate nuclear waste
  • Daily Astorian - Editorial: Again .... a scary leak at Hanford
  • Democracy Now! - Washington: Nuclear Waste Leaking at Storage Site
  • Gizmodo - We Should Be Very Worried About That Leaky Nuclear Waste Facility in Washington - Maddie Stone
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Guest column: Indefinitely in Idaho--DOE downplays radioactive messes at INL and doesn&rsquo;t specify time frames for clean up, writes Tami Thatcher. - Tami Thatcher
  • Aiken Standard - Letter: Construction on MOX should be completed - John Oakland, Aiken
  • CounterPunch - Baghdad After the Fall of Saddam Hussein - Patrick Cockburn
  • My Columbia Basin - Criminal investigation of Hanford wanted
  • AP - US envoy says China, US united in opposition to NKorea tests
  • AP - Firm suspends plans to build $3.3B natural gas pipeline - STEVE LeBLANC
  • AP - Massive nuclear plant plan near Everglades delayed by court - Curt Anderson
  • AP - Senate OKs bill to promote wide variety of energy sources - Matthew Daly
  • AP - 30 years after blast, labor to clean Chernobyl's traces - Dmitry Vlasov
  • Bloomberg - Germany Chiding Belgium on Nuclear Safety Part of Broader Push - Brian Parkin
  • Bloomberg - The $2 Trillion Project to Get Saudi Arabia's Economy Off Oil - Peter Waldman
  • Reuters - Thirty years on, Chernobyl disaster spawns unlikely gaming culture - Maxim Shemetov
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-German commission eyes 7 bln euro surcharge for nuclear storage - Markus Wacket
  • Reuters - German commission eyes 24 bln eur payment for nuclear waste storage-sources - Markus Wacket
  • Reuters - North Korea may have resumed tunneling at nuclear test site: U.S. report
  • IEEE Spectrum - Kyushu Earthquake Swarm Raises Concerns Over Nuclear Plant Safety - John Boyd
  • Arizona Daily Sun - NAU student helps uncover years of water contamination from uranium in Sanders - Emery Cowan
  • Sweden Local - Why Sweden's reindeer are still radioactive after 30 years
  • The Atlantic - What Should the World Do With Its Nuclear Weapons? - Joseph Cirincione
  • mining.com - Uranium market is getting crushed - Frik Els
  • St. Louis Post-Dispatch - What happens when you shut down a nuclear power plant? - William H. Miller
  • All Things Nuclear - Bad science: Russian objections to US plutonium proposal not a reason to keep MOX - Stephen Young, Washington representative and senior analyst
  • Kalamazoo Gazette - Nuclear plant scrutinized after apparent murder-suicide by supervisor - Rosemary Parker
  • Sputnik News - Russia to Join Nuclear Management Academy
  • Eyewitness News Johannesburg - Rosatom to grow public awareness on nuclear energy - Rahima Essop
  • Ha'aretz Daily - Declassified: How Israel Misled the U.S. About Its Nuclear Program - Ofer Aderet
  • ABC News - Massive Nuclear Plant Plan Near Everglades Delayed by Court - Curt Anderson
  • Bradenton Herald - Court tosses plans for FPL's Miami power lines, finds Gov. Scott and Cabinet erred - Jenny Staletovich
  • Palm Beach Post - Court overturns state's approval of two proposed Turkey Point reactors - Susan Salisbury
  • CBS Miami - Legal Setback For FPL's Turkey Point Nuclear Project
  • Anderson Valley - Nuclear Giants - Todd Walton
  • New Matilda - Blowing-Up The Myths Around Nuclear Power and Terrorism - Geoff Russell
  • Thisismoney - EDF facing legal threat if they push ahead with building 18bn Hinkley Point nuclear plant
  • Energy Live News - Hinkley 'an opportunity to build more nuclear stations - Jacqueline Echevarria
  • The Guardian - Letter: Hinkley Point C and the UK's energy needs - Amber Rudd MP, Energy and climate change secretary
  • Reuters UK - EDF should invest in renewables, not Hinkley Point - French junior minister - Emmanuel Jarry
  • South China Morning Post - Book review: Japan's anti-nuclear protest music after Fukushima
  • Bradenton Herald - Former FPL manager accused of trading nuclear secrets in Chinese spy case - Mary Ellen Klas
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - OF NUCLEAR INTEREST: Expiration of Pilgrim Nuclear permit reaches 20 years - Karen Vale-Vasilev
  • Interfax-Ukraine - Intl conference to collect funds for spent nuclear fuel storage facility two to take place on April 25 in Kyiv
  • Press TV - Israel not complying with international law: Analyst
  • Tasnim News Agency - Iranian Diplomat Brands Israel Main Threat to Region
  • Yonhap News - U.S., China share 'firm opposition' to N. Korea's possible nuclear test
  • Yonhap News - Resumption of excavation work at nuclear test site may be to camouflage test preparations: 38 North
  • Fair.org - Trampling Science to Boost Nuclear Power - Jim Naureckas
  • National Journal - What Will Happen With Yucca Mountain When Reid Is Gone? - Jason Plautz
  • American Enterprise Institute - On climate change and nuclear power, Democrats may not be the party of science - James Pethokoukis
  • NW Evening Mail - First glimpse of what new nuclear power station in Cumbria would look like
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Demolition moving quickly at historic K-27 uranium site - Frank Munger
  • NW Evening Mail - Cumbria rail links need 'major upgrade' ahead of new nuclear power station
  • World Nuclear News - Milestone for US enrichment plant cleanup
  • World Nuclear News - Rosatom and KAIF extend cooperation
  • World Nuclear News - EnergySolutions and JAPC team up on decommissioning
  • U.S. News & World Report - Why What You Think About Radiation Might Just Be Wrong - James S. Welsh, M.D. and Jeffry A. Siegel
  • Japan Times - Fears grow as Takahama reactors near restart - Eric Johnston
  • Japan Times - Hiroshima mayor seeks no apology by Obama for A-bombing - Eric Johnston
  • Japan Times - Sixty years on, justice eludes Minamata residents poisoned with mercury - Keiji Hirano
  • Thousand Oaks Acorn - Questions raised on camp contamination--Site of popular Jewish summer camp is downstream from Santa Susana Field Lab - Melissa Simon
  • NRDC.org - It's Alive! Senate Energy Bill Returns–But With More Problems for Our Environment - Marc Boom
  • Athens News Courier - NRC awards Browns Ferry high safety rating - Rebecca Croomes
  • Alabama News - The Energy Institute of Alabama: Its mission is to keep those light switches working - Charles J. Dean
  • Cleveland Plain Dealer - Power battles will continue in Ohio and you could pay more - John Funk
  • BelTA - Lukashenko wants a cluster of energy-intensive enterprises around NPP
  • BelTA - Solutions for Belarusian nuclear power plant's nuclear, turbine islands on display in Minsk
  • South Florida Sun-Sentinel - State regulators must hold FPL accountable - Steve Torcise
  • Asahi Shimbun - VOX POPULI: Denial, wishful thinking potent recipe for even greater disaster
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Demolition moving rapidly at K-27 uranium site - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Pondering repairs in Y-12's production complex - Frank Munger
  • Atomic Insights - Enabling atomic innovation - Rod Adams
  • Beyond Nuclear - Beyond Nuclear presents Kay Cumbow of Michigan with the 2016 Dr. Judith H. Johnsrud "Unsung Hero" Award at ANA's DC Days
  • Greenpeace International - Chernobyl and Fukushima: Illuminating the invisible - Blogpost by Greg McNevin
  • NRC blog - Preparing for Advanced Reactors - Deborah Jackson, Deputy Director, Division of Engineering Infrastructure and Advanced Reactors
  • IAEA - IAEA, Romanian Nuclear Research Institute Work to Strengthen Nuclear Safety - Andrew Green, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - First Ladies Commit to Action and Leadership on Cancer Control - James Howlett, IAEA Division of Programme of Action for Cancer Therapy
  • BBC - Sentinel maps North Korean nuclear blast aftermath - Jonathan Amos
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea's top nuclear envoy to visit China Friday
  • Bellona - Debates over Gulf of Mexico dolphin deaths end as federal reports single out BP as the culprit - Charles Digges
  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - Notices: Meetings: Subcommittee on Procedures Review, Advisory Board on Radiation and Worker Health, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health PDF Pages 23497 - 23498 (2 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-09268]
  • Health and Human Services Department - Notices: Determinations Concerning Petitions to Add Classes of Employees to the Special Exposure Cohort, Page 23500 [FR DOC #: 2016-09131]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards; Subcommittee on Reliability and PRA PDF Page 23524 (1 page) [FR DOC #: 2016-09254]
  • Euronews - Chernobyl and Fukushima: lessons not learned - Natalia Liubchenkova
  • The Inquisitr - Japan Plans To Release Thousands Of Tons Of Fukushima Waste Into The Pacific, With Highly Radioactive Waste Under Seabed - Tara West
  • Phys.org - Lessons of Chernobyl disaster, 30 years on - Simon Sturdee
  • Bismarck Tribune - Residents turn to county in fight against radioactive waste - Amy Dalrymple
  • TEPCO - Commencement of Joint Verification Testing Using Smart-Meter System for Remote Monitoring of LP Gas Security Information and Automation of Meter-Reading Work
  • JAIF - JAPC and U.S. Company Agree on Cooperation in Field of Decommissioning

    Wednesday, April 20, 2016

  • Financial Times - Nuclear reactor clean-up weighs on EDF - Michael Stothard in Paris
  • Maldon and Burnham Standard - Burnham Town Council voice support for Magnox plans for increased nuclear waste storage in Bradwell-on-Sea - Ellis Whitehouse
  • Nuclear Energy Insider - SMR industry leaders say 2016 is milestone year for US, Asia deployment
  • Nuclear Energy Insider - Germany upgrades technology to curb cost of fleet shutdown - Karen Thomas
  • Nuclear Energy Insider - New US rules target faster design approvals; Wisconsin removes ban on nuclear build
  • Politico - Energy bill set to cross Senate finish line - Eric Wolff
  • Clearwater Tribune - Simpson Protects INL in Energy Bill
  • E&E Daily - APPROPRIATIONS: House, Senate split on energy and water bill riders - Christa Marshall, Tiffany Stecker and George Cahlink
  • NextBigFuture - Update on laser enrichment of uranium
  • Wetzel Chronicle - McKinley Speaks Out on Variety of Subjects - Lauren Matthews
  • Wilkes Barre Times-Leader - Nuclear waste storage expansion granted for Susquehanna Nuclear Power Plant near Berwick - Steve Mocarsky
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - John Kasich embraces endorsement from once-'toxic' Brian Sandoval - Steve Sebelius
  • Hilton Head Island Packet - Letter: More nuclear waste dumped on SC - John Garnecki, Okatie
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - WIPP Blue Mine Rescue Team Wins Local Competition - Chris Clark
  • Nature - Peer review: Troubled from the start - Alex Csiszar
  • Portland Patch - Hanford Nuclear Leak: Wyden Demands Response from Energy Department - Colin Miner
  • Boise Weekly - Nuclear Nightmare: Safe Side of the Fence Screens at The Flicks - presented by Snake River Alliance
  • AP - 30 years after blast, labor to clean Chernobyl's traces - Dmitry Vlasov
  • AP - Hanford officials prepare to pump nuke waste back into tank - Nicholas K. Geranios
  • AP - UN rights expert sees threats to press independence in Japan - Yuri Kageyama
  • Bloomberg - Germany Asks Belgium to Shut Two Engie Nuclear Reactors - Patrick Donahue, Birgit Jennen, Rachel Morison
  • Bloomberg - Russia Wins $50 Billion Ruling in Decade-Old Fight With Yukos - Jake Rudnitsky, Ilya Arkhipov
  • Bloomberg - Saudi Said to Seal $10 Billion Loan to Fill Budget Hole - Matthew Martin
  • Reuters - BRIEF-EnergySolutions signs Japan nuclear reactor decommissioning agreement
  • Reuters - UPDATE 2-RWE boss faces environmental protest, investor anger - Christoph Steitz and Tom Käckenhoff
  • Reuters - Toshiba preparing Westinghouse writedown, CEO to step down: sources - Makiko Yamazaki and Taro Fuse
  • Reuters - Germany asks Belgium to switch off nuclear reactors - Caroline Copley and Robert-Jan Bartunek
  • Reuters - China wants ships to use faster Arctic route opened by global warming - Ben Blanchard
  • Reuters - U.S., Iran discuss fulfilling nuclear deal pledges to Tehran - Louis Charbonneau
  • Reuters - UPDATE 2-EDF staff investors demands France buys out minorities in nuclear dispute - Geert De Clercq
  • Reuters - U.S. says North Korean remittances at risk if it conducts nuclear test - Arshad Mohammed and David Brunnstrom
  • Reuters - U.S. Supreme Court rejects Iran bank's bid to avoid payout to attack victims - Lawrence Hurley
  • Reuters - Video: 30 years on, Chernobyl still a danger - Nathan Frandino
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Leadership change at NNSA - Frank Munger
  • Tri-City Herald - Waste leaked within Hanford tank holds steady Tuesday - Annette Cary
  • IAEA - Asian Experts Discuss Responsible Uranium Production, Reduction of Waste - Hari Tulsidas, IAEA Division of Nuclear Fuel Cycle and Waste Technology
  • IAEA - IAEA Hosts Workshop on Facilitating Safeguards Verification Activities - Vincent Fournier, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • The Guardian - Belgium rejects German call for nuclear plants closure - AFP
  • The Guardian - Chernobyl disaster 30 years on: what do you remember? - Guardian Readers
  • BBC - Germany urges Belgium to shut nuclear reactors temporarily
  • Trend News Agency - No difference between Iran, Russia in building new nuclear power plants - Fatih Karimov
  • NHK World - 2 older reactors meet new requirements
  • Kyodo News - Group urges halt to restart of nuclear reactor in Japan after quakes
  • Kyodo News - Reactors pass safety screening for operating beyond 40-year limit
  • Kyodo News - Regulator to issue nuclear plant info every day amid quake concerns
  • Asahi Shimbun - Dumping tritium from Fukushima into sea is best option: ministry
  • Japan Times - Aging Takahama reactors on road to operating beyond 40-year limit
  • Japan Times - Overseas visitors to Hiroshima atomic bomb museum hit record high in fiscal 2015
  • Mainichi Daily News - Reactors pass safety screening for operating beyond 40-year limit
  • Mainichi Daily News - Foreign visitors to Hiroshima A-bomb museum hits record high in FY 2015
  • Jiji Press - Kerry Shares Hiroshima Experience within U.S. Govt: Official
  • DOE:EM - Task Order Awarded for Moab Uranium Mill Tailings Remedial Action (UMTRA) Follow-On Effort - Lynette Chafin
  • YouTube - DOE Office of Environmental Management (EM) - Site Videos
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Petitions: Diablo Canyon Power Plant, Units 1 and 2 PDF Pages 23330 - 23331 (2 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-09145]

    Tuesday, April 19, 2016

  • Scranton Times-Tribune - Editorial: Nuke waste no local issue
  • St. George Daily Spectrum - NV4 Dems clash at debate - Lucas M Thomas
  • Bloomberg First Word Energy - The $100 nuclear fix; Doha's freeze failure - Mark Drajem
  • The Ecologist UK - Renewable energy versus nuclear: dispelling the myths - Mark Diesendorf
  • World Nuclear News - GE-Hitachi to exit laser enrichment JV
  • World Nuclear News - Vogtle takes delivery of first coolant pump
  • World Nuclear News - IAEA sees improved regulation in Bulgaria
  • Albuquerque Journal - LANL exec leaves without explanation - Mark Oswald
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Guest column: Eco-friendly at INL - Christopher P. Ischay
  • Oak Ridger - Impacts of Oak Ridge's radioiodine accident in 1954 - DRay Smith/Historically Speaking
  • KING5 Seattle - Leak worsens in massive Hanford tank holding nuclear waste - Susannah Frame
  • KCPQ/Q13 FOX Seattle - State says Hanford nuclear-waste tank leak no danger to public
  • Seattle Times - Hanford nuclear-waste leak believed contained within tank - Nicholas K. Geranios
  • Tri-City Herald - Significant amount of waste leaks within Hanford tank - Annette Cary
  • Lewiston Tribune - Fluctuations in Hanford nuclear waste tank raise concerns
  • Spokesman-Review - Nuclear waste tank leak at Hanford not a risk, state says - Jim Camden and the Associated Press
  • Columbus Ledger-Enquirer - Letter(#3): Power and money - Mark Young, Hamilton
  • AP - Workers study cause of fluctuations in nuclear waste tank - Nicholas K. Geranios
  • AP - Kerry, Iran FM to meet amid Iranian sanctions complaints - Matthew Lee
  • Bloomberg - `Impossible to Remain Standing': Japan's Quake Scale - Gearoid Reidy
  • Bloomberg - NextEra Utility Says Rain Helped Ease Nuclear Plant Pollution - Jim Polson
  • Reuters - UK carbon emission goals in jeopardy if Hinkley delayed: minister - Susanna Twidale
  • Reuters - U.S. to send more troops to Iraq to tackle Islamic State
  • Reuters - North Korea can learn from Iran nuclear deal, U.S. says - James Pearson
  • Reuters - U.S. feels 'overwhelming frustration' with Israeli government: Biden - Lesley Wroughton
  • Reuters - Japan quake survivors struggle with shortages, search for missing goes on - Elaine Lies
  • Reuters - French nuclear watchdog says investigating falsified engineering reports - Bate Felix
  • Reuters - Kerry to meet Iran minister on nuclear deal, visit Egypt, Saudi - Arshad Mohammed
  • Reuters - UPDATE 2-French government to discuss Hinkley Point project this week - Geert De Clercq
  • Congress.gov - H.R.4304 – Nuclear Worker Residual Contaminations Compensation Act - Sponsor: Rep. Higgins, Brian [D-NY-26] (Introduced 12/18/2015)
  • Congress.gov - H.R.4084 – Nuclear Energy Innovation Capabilities Act - Sponsor: Rep. Weber, Randy K., Sr. [R-TX-14] (Introduced 11/19/2015)
  • Congress.gov - H.R.3483 – Stop Nuclear Waste by Our Lakes Act of 2015 - Sponsor: Rep. Kildee, Daniel T. [D-MI-5] (Introduced 09/10/2015)
  • Congress.gov - S.2026 – Stop Nuclear Waste by Our Lakes Act of 2015 - Sponsor: Sen. Stabenow, Debbie [D-MI] (Introduced 09/10/2015)
  • Congress.gov - H.R.4979 – To foster civilian research and development of advanced nuclear energy technologies and enhance the licensing and commercial deployment of such technologies. - Sponsor: Rep. Latta, Robert E. [R-OH-5] (Introduced 04/18/2016)
  • Congress.gov - S.2795 – A bill to modernize the regulation of nuclear energy. - Sponsor: Sen. Inhofe, James M. [R-OK] (Introduced 04/13/2016)
  • Congress.gov - H.R.1972 – Nuclear Power Licensing Reform Act of 2015 - Sponsor: Rep. Lowey, Nita M. [D-NY-17] (Introduced 04/22/2015)
  • Congress.gov - H.R.1973 – To require the Nuclear Regulatory Commission to retain and redistribute certain amounts collected as fines. - Sponsor: Rep. Lowey, Nita M. [D-NY-17] (Introduced 04/22/2015)
  • Congress.gov - S.964 – Nuclear Plant Decommissioning Act of 2015 - Sponsor: Sen. Sanders, Bernard [I-VT] (Introduced 04/15/2015)
  • Congress.gov - H.R.1364 – Nuclear Waste Informed Consent Act - Sponsor: Rep. Titus, Dina [D-NV-1] (Introduced 03/13/2015)
  • Congress.gov - S.691 – Nuclear Waste Informed Consent Act - Sponsor: Sen. Reid, Harry [D-NV] (Introduced 03/10/2015)
  • 38North - Punggye-ri Nuclear Test Site: Limited Activity Continues
  • Korea Times - S. Korea, US, Japan to meet as N. Korea nuclear test looms
  • The Guardian - Minister admits lights would stay on even if Hinkley nuclear plant is delayed - Damian Carrington
  • UAE National - Concrete dome completed at Barakah nuclear plant
  • National Geographic - Animals Rule Chernobyl 30 Years After Nuclear Disaster - John Wendle
  • Nature World News - Chernobyl Aftertaste: Nuclear Ruins Still Toxic Even After 30 Years
  • Belarus Digest - Chernobyl: Fact and Legacy - Nigel Roberts
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - In Chernobyl N-zone, animals thrive without humans
  • Ecowatch - 15 Things You Didn't Know About Chernobyl - Celine Mergan, Greenpeace International | April 15, 2016 10:30 am | Comments
  • EuroBelarus - After 30 years Belarus hasn't yet made sense of Chernobyl
  • Capitol Fax Blog - Nuclear Energy: Vital for Illinois' Clean Power Plan Goals - CASEnergy Coalition
  • UW-Madison Badger Herald - Nuclear power is only first step along a process towards complete renewable energy - Luke Schaetzel
  • McClatchy Washington Bureau - The feds won't pay these ill nuclear pioneers from the space race - Frank Matt
  • Japan Times - NRA to issue nuclear plant info every day amid quake concerns
  • Huffington Post - Uncle Sam Should Close Its Nuclear Umbrella Over Asia - Doug Bandow
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - TVA won't name manager in China nuclear probe - Ed Marcum
  • Huffington Post - 23 Years of Radioactive Rainfall at New York Nuclear Plant - Roger Witherspoon
  • CBC News - Cameco truck loaded with uranium sidelined on Hwy 17
  • CounterPunch - An Insider's Exposé of the Fukushima Nuclear Disaster - Katsuya Hirano – Hirotaka Kasai
  • Daily Ardmoreite, Ardmore, OK - Inhofe Booker Whitehouse, Crapo introduce Nuclear Energy Innovation and Modernization Act
  • Atlanta Business Chronicle - Report: Georgia Power buys land to explore building nuclear plant - Carla Caldwell
  • Augusta Chronicle - Georgia Power long-range plan sparks debate - Walter C .Jones
  • Climate News Network - Nuclear costs in uncharted territory - Paul Brown
  • Energy Post Europe - EU expects large nuclear new-build programme despite escalating costs - Sonja van Renssen
  • Desert Sun - Is Nuclear Economic Power in U.S. Future? - Morris Beschloss
  • FOX 10 News Phoenix - Inside a reactor at the Palo Verde Nuclear plant
  • CapeCodToday - Pilgrim Nuclear Power Plant to refuel in 2017
  • Sudbury Star - Nuclear's big drawback - Debora Van Brenk
  • Press TV - 'JCPOA, political victory for Iran nation: Rouhani
  • The Diplomat - Why Japan's Rokkasho Nuclear Reprocessing Plant Lives On--The central and local governments are too invested in Rokkasho to give up on the project. - Todd Crowell
  • EurekAlert - McMaster University projects awarded $3.3 million to address auto industry, nuclear safety--Research projects led by engineering faculty - McMaster University
  • Hong Kong Standard - Greenpeace in Taishan nuke alert
  • WAMC Northeast Public Radio - Nuclear Plant Reduces 10-Mile Emergency Planning Zone - Pat Bradley
  • BelTA - $22bn spent in Belarus to deal with Chernobyl aftereffects
  • BelTA - About a third of Chernobyl-contaminated forests rehabilitated in Belarus
  • BelTA - BelTA unveils photo exhibition Chernobyl: Thirty Years On
  • BelTA - BelNPP viewed as one of the most successful projects in nuclear energy countries
  • BelTA - Belarusian nuclear power plant construction project helps create new jobs
  • BelTA - IAEA head eager to visit operational Belarusian nuclear power plant
  • BelTA - IAEA assessment mission to visit Belarus in October 2016
  • BelTA - Amano: Cooperation between Belarus and IAEA has been very intensive
  • BelTA - Some 2,300 people to man Belarusian nuclear power plant
  • BelTA - Spent nuclear fuel from Belarusian NPP to be returned to Russia
  • BelTA - Installation of Belarusian nuclear power plant's primary equipment to begin this year
  • BelTA - Belarus-IAEA cooperation described as successful
  • BelTA - BelNPP is nearly 40% ready
  • BelTA - Amano: Belarus is a valuable partner for IAEA
  • BelTA - Lukashenko: BelNPP construction project prioritizes safety
  • BelTA - IAEA Director General: NPP safety has greatly improved in last 5 years
  • BelTA - Rosatom confident in BelNPP timely commissioning
  • BelTA - Equipment worth $400m delivered to BelNPP construction site
  • BelTA - BelNPP viewed as one of the most successful projects in nuclear energy countries
  • BelTA - Vladimir Semashko BelNPP construction proceeds as planned
  • BelTA - Semashko: Belarus will stick to IAEA recommendations in NPP construction
  • BelTA - Yukiya Amano Amano: IAEA experts see high level of implementation of their recommendations in Belarus
  • BelTA - Makei: No closed topics in cooperation between Belarus and IAEA
  • All Things Nuclear - Nuclear Spent Fuel Damage: Pool Accident - Dave Lochbaum, director, Nuclear Safety Project
  • Bangkok Post - Letter: Nuclear's next level - Michael Setter, Bang Saray
  • Deccan Herald - What a leak at nuclear power plants means - MSS Murthy
  • The Engineer UK - UK capable of SMR manufacture, says Nuclear AMRC
  • WDEL 1150AM - Price for Artificial Island nuke plant power line to Delaware doubles to $272M - Associated Press
  • London Times - Fears over 'secret' airport plans to fly nuclear waste - Jeremy Watson
  • Yahoo! Finance - Why Is the US Spending $1 Trillion on Nuclear Weapons? - Hans M. Kristensen
  • The Republic - The owner of a Pennsylvania nuclear power plant is trying to build a 22,000-square-foot addition to dispose of spent nuclear fuel - Associated Press
  • The Hill blog - Radioactive pork - Former Rep. David Hobson (R-Ohio)
  • Capitol Fax Blog - Exelon still pushing hard for state help - Rich Miller
  • Toledo Blade - Upgrade in progress at Davis-Besse plant - Tom Henry
  • Wilkes-Barre Citizens' Voice - Editorial: Establish a permanent repository for nuclear waste
  • St. Louis Post-Dispatch - EPA says cap isn't sole option on table to deal with contamination at Bridgeton landfill - Jacob Barker
  • CBS St. Louis - Newly Formed Group Protests Handling of West Lake Landfill - Brett Blume
  • Herald Scotland - Letter: The idea that wind farms are destroying our tourist industry is simply untrue - Professor Tony Trewavas, Scientific Alliance Scotland, Edinburgh
  • Baltic Course - Baltic countries plan to restrict electricity from Belarus' NPP
  • KXMB CBS12 Bismarck/Dickinson - Eye on Energy: Landowner Attorney
  • Aiken Standard - Melter 2 at Defense Waste Processing Facility doubles the waste turned to glass
  • Atomic Insights - Advanced Reactor leaders: Will you put one in your backyard? - Rod Adams
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Aerial view of Oak Ridge (1943) - Frank Munger
  • Fairewinds Energy Education - Tritium Exposé - Dr. Ian Fairlie
  • NAS - Project Update: State of Molybdenum-99 Production and Utilization and Progress toward Eliminating Use of Highly Enriched Uranium
  • NRC blog - NRC Talks Research in Tennessee - Salman Haq, Reactor Engineer, Office of Nuclear Regulatory Research
  • IAEA - U.S. Assistant Secretary Visits IAEA Research Laboratories, Announces Contribution - Andrew Green, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - IAEA Director General Welcomes Belarus' Use of IAEA Review Services in Preparation for Nuclear Power - Miklos Gaspar, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • The Guardian - François Hollande to gather ministers for Hinkley Point talks - Angelique Chrisafis in Paris
  • Xinhua News - India's first nuclear submarine currently undergoing sea trials
  • Energy Department - Proposed Rules:: Determining Eligibility for Access to Classified Matter or Special Nuclear Material, Pages 22920 - 22937 [FR DOC #: 2016-08885]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices:: License Amendment Applications: Completion Date of Cyber Security Plan Implementation Milestone 8; Tennessee Valley Authority, Watts Bar Nuclear Plant, Unit 1, Pages 23011 - 23016 [FR DOC #: 2016-09042]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices:: License Amendment Applications: Pacific Gas and Electric Co., Diablo Canyon Independent Spent Fuel Storage Installation, Pages 23010 - 23011 [FR DOC #: 2016-09041]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices:: Meetings: ACRS Subcommittee on Metallurgy and Reactor Fuels, Page 23010 [FR DOC #: 2016-09073]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices:: Meetings: ACRS Subcommittee on Planning and Procedures, Page 23016 [FR DOC #: 2016-09078]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices:: Meetings: ACRS Subcommittee on Plant License Renewal, Page 23017 [FR DOC #: 2016-09094]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices:: Meetings; Sunshine Act, Pages 23016 - 23017 [FR DOC #: 2016-08954]
  • Albany Times Union - Power down Indian Point now for immediate inspection - Shannon Gearhart
  • Penm Law - Prof. Feldman's GRS on law and disasters takes students to Fukushima site
  • eNews Channel Africa - Chernobyl: 30 years after the nuclear disaster

    Monday, April 18, 2016

  • Scranton Times-Tribune - Talen wants to expand spent fuel storage at nuclear plant - Elizabeth Skrapits
  • Orange County Register - Letter(#2): No to nuclear waste - Roger Johnson, San Clemente
  • Crosscut Seattle - Court orders feds to clean up World War II era nuclear site - Peter Jackson
  • AP - Kerry, Iran FM to meet amid Iranian sanctions complaints - Matthew Lee
  • AP - South Korea says North is preparing for 5th nuclear test - Hyung-Jin Kim
  • AP - Air France resumes flights to Iran after 8 years - Nasser Karimi
  • Reuters - Georgia detains six it says were trying to sell uranium - Margarita Antidze
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-Japan declares nuclear reactors safe after quake - Osamu Tsukimori
  • Reuters - Japan nuclear regulator says monitoring quake situation - Osamu Tsukimori
  • Korea Times - Editorial: NK's 5th nuke test
  • Reuters - U.S. pledges 'strong response' in event of another North Korean nuclear test - Minami Funakoshi
  • UPI - Seoul: 5th North Korea nuclear test could 'happen anytime' - Elizabeth Shim
  • Daily Telegraph - Japan earthquakes: Nuclear regulator refuses to shut down station on Kyushu Island - Danielle Demetriou, Tokyo
  • Asahi Shimbun - NRA says Sendai nuclear plant safely operating despite quakes - Hiromi Kumai
  • NJ Spotlight - Nuclear Power Is the Answer to New Jersey's Clean-Energy Future - Bill Levis | PSEG Power
  • Albany Times Union - Letter: Nuclear facilities benefit the state - Theodore Skerpon, President and business manager of IBEW Local 97, Syracuse
  • BBC - As Iran waits for nuclear deal dividends - could the EU help? - Lyse Doucet
  • New York Times - Editorial: What Iran Needs to Fix
  • BBC - Flying nuclear material from Scotland to US 'an option'
  • The Guardian - Story of cities #24: how Hiroshima rose from the ashes of nuclear destruction - Justin McCurry in Hiroshima
  • Daily Illini - University's nuclear fusion device to be complete, available for use Friday - Michael Semaca
  • Daily Mail - Inside the Chernobyl nuclear dome: Giant construction as high as London's St Paul's Cathedral designed to enclose the Ukrainian reactor and stop further radiation leaking into the environment - Corey Charlton
  • Science World Report - Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant Explosion: 30 Years After The Worst Nuclear Accident Of The 20th Century
  • Japan Times - Ukraine prepares to mark 30 years since Chernobyl
  • Independent Australia - Four big reasons not to sell uranium to Ukraine - Noel Wauchope
  • Deutsche Welle - Green power that packs a nuclear punch
  • SA Business Day - Big nuclear build makes no climate or economic sense - Richard Halsey
  • Bangladesh Daily Star - Govt okays nuclear research for sustainable agro production
  • Dhaka Tribune - Nuclear Agriculture Act draft gets cabinet nod
  • World Nuclear News - Future unclear for US unit despite auction success
  • World Nuclear News - Russia, Jordan to cooperate on nuclear regulation
  • World Nuclear News - Further studies for Ontario repository
  • World Nuclear News - UK capable of producing Westinghouse SMR vessel
  • Port Lincoln Times - Nuclear caution vital
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea might conduct underground nuke test: defense ministry - pbr@yna.co.kr
  • Petra News Agency - PM updated on Jordan's first nuclear power plant
  • Japan Times - International Court of Justice, the U.N.'s global justice referee, about to turn 70
  • Peoria Public Radio - Clinton Nuclear Plant to Continue Functioning, For Now - Brian Moline
  • New Baltimore Voice - OPG complies with request for further study on nuke dump - Jim Bloch
  • Vermont Public Radio - VermontYankee's10-Mile Emergency Planning Zone Set To Expire - Kari Nijiri
  • Japan Times - Questions and answers: The Kumamoto earthquakes - Tomoko Otake, Mizuho Aoki and Reiji Yoshida
  • The Hindu - Kudankulam issue on the back burner this election - B. Kolappan
  • Tulsa World - Future energy needs demanding, challenging - Ralph Schaefer
  • Japan Today - 30 years on, Chernobyl worker remembers disaster aftermath
  • Belteleradiocompany - IAEA Director General arrives in Belarus
  • Azerbaijan Business Center - IAEA waits joint research projects from Azerbaijan
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Near-term happenings - Frank Munger
  • IEER - Nuclear Security Summit 2016: KPFA interview with Arjun Makhijani
  • GreenWorld - New radwaste plan is another "con" from DOE
  • NAS - Project Update: Lessons Learned from the Fukushima Nuclear Accident for Improving Safety and Security of U.S. Nuclear Plants
  • NRC - NRC Schedules Meeting to Discuss Safety Performance of URENCO USA Fuel Facility
  • NRC - NRC Schedules Webinar to Discuss Safety Performance of AREVA Richland
  • IAEA - Abstracts Due 13 May: IAEA Conference on Nuclear Security - Rhonda Evans, IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security; Andrew Green, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - IAEA Mission Sees Improved Nuclear and Radiation Safety Regulation in Bulgaria, More Work Needed - Sofia, Bulgaria
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea, U.S., Japan to hold high-level talks on N. Korea
  • Yonhap News - Park: S. Korea detects signs of preparations for nuclear test in N. Korea
  • Yonhap News - Concerted pressure can make N. Korea rethink nuclear calculus: deputy FM - Chang Jae-soon
  • ENENews - TV: Surge in babies being born with extra arms, legs after Fukushima – "I feel officials know the cause is radiation" – Nurse says many are getting abortions to avoid 'inconvenient' babies – "High number of stillbirths" – Many people reporting cancers, even far away from Fukushima (VIDEO)
  • NHK World - Nuclear regulator: Sendai reactors need not halt
  • NHK World - Magnitude 7.3 quake moves fault by 2 meters
  • Kyodo News - Nuclear regulator sees no need to halt reactors despite quake concerns
  • Asahi Shimbun - NRA says Sendai nuclear plant safely operating despite quakes - Hiromi Kumai
  • Japan Times - Despite assurances, quakes prompt calls to switch off Japan's nuclear reactors - Eric Johnston
  • Washington Post - Histories that shouldn’t be secret - George F. Will
  • The Independent - I'm on the Kill List. This is what it feels like to be hunted by drones - Malik Jalal
  • New York Post - How US covered up Saudi role in 9/11 - Paul Sperry
  • DOE: Hanford - Hanford Forward - Spring 2016
  • KING5 Seattle - 'Catastrophic' event at Hanford prompts emergency response - Susannah Frame
  • Georgia Today - Georgian Intelligence Arrests Six for Attempted Uranium Sale - Tamar Svanidze
  • The Diplomat - Why Japan's Rokkasho Nuclear Reprocessing Plant Lives On - Todd Crowell
  • Clacton and Frinton Gazette - Burnham Town Council voice support for Magnox plans for increased nuclear waste storage in Bradwell-on-Sea - Ellis Whitehouse

    Sunday, April 17, 2016

  • Truth-Out - "I'm Mad as Hell": Air Force Members Blame Health Horrors on Toxic Exposure - Daniel Ross
  • Albuquerque Journal - Plutonium's useful, so don't bury it at WIPP - Jim Cobble
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Journey to the center of WIPP - Rebecca Moss
  • Albuquerque Journal - WIPP: 'Able to see the finish line' - Lauren Villagran
  • Reuters - France committed to UK nuclear project: BBC cites Macron - Elizabeth Piper
  • RT - Dozens of casualties, massive destruction in Ecuador struck by 7.8 quake
  • Bloomberg - Powerful Ecuador Earthquake Kills at Least 77, Injures 570 - Isabella Cota, Daniel Cancel
  • Reuters - North Korea's fifth nuclear test seen imminent, increased movements at site: Yonhap - Ju-min Park
  • Irish Independent - Chernobyl still needs help, 30 years on, Adi to tell UN - Mark O'Regan
  • BBC News - Hinkley Point: French government 'completely committed' to plant - Andrew Marr Show
  • Economic Times - NPCIL to get nuclear liability policy soon: Official
  • Jordan Times - Jordan, Russia sign nuclear safety deal
  • Pakistan Today - US think tank ranks Indian Nuclear programme as unsafe
  • Trend News Agency - Iran calls on EU to cooperate on Fordo nuclear facility - Khalid Kazimov
  • Albuquerque Journal - Impressive formation holds mass of nuclear waste - Lauren Villagran
  • Bangladesh Daily Star - High-powered panel formed for Rooppur nuke plant
  • Asahi Shimbun - Writers urge Kyushu Electric to shut down nuclear plant - Chikako Numata
  • Pakistan Nation - Letter: Is Pakistan even a nuclear power country? - Afreen Mirza, Karachi
  • Atlanta Holistic Health Examiner - Radioactive Savannah site to receive Japans 703 pounds radioactive waste - Tina Ranieri
  • Yonhap News - China may not defend N. Korea if nuke tensions spin out of control: experts
  • Concord Monitor - Editorial: Wrong time to relicense Seabrook
  • Lawton Constitution - Trial date set in Halliburton water case - Steve Metzer
  • Yahoo! News7 - 30 years on, Chernobyl worker remembers disaster aftermath - AFP
  • The Guardian - France gives go ahead to Hinkley Point, French minister says - Simon Goodley
  • New York Times - Race for Latest Class of Nuclear Arms Threatens to Revive Cold War - William J. Broad and David E. Sanger
  • Dhaka Tribune - Irregularities found in Rooppur nuclear project work - Aminur Rahman Rasel
  • New Kerala - 'NPCIL to get nuclear liability policy soon'
  • Key West Citizen - Florida Power and Light to address county commission - Timothy O'Hara
  • Xinhua News - Ecuador's quake death toll rises to 77, national guard mobilized
  • NHK World - Magnitude 7.3 quake moves fault by 2 meters
  • NHK World - Kyushu shinkansen line damaged by quakes
  • NHK World - Town possibly hit by two intensity-7 earthquakes
  • Asahi Shimbun - Government lets Sendai reactors continue operations
  • Asahi Shimbun - Ruins of hotel open to visitors as symbol of 2011 tsunami - Hiroaki Abe
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Japan in Depth / Seismic activity stretched 100 kilometers - Shotaro Demizu and Takako Sasamoto

    Saturday, April 16, 2016

  • Japan Times - Contamination: The human cost of dioxin, PCBs and pollution at Kadena Air Base - Jon Mitchell
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - Quiet WIPP underground focuses on safety - Maddy Hayden
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - A win for WIPP
  • The Register UK - Scality is the bomb, says Los Alamos - Chris Mellor
  • AP - US: North Korean missile launch a 'catastrophic' failure - Foster Klug, Hyung-Jin Kim
  • AP - US researchers see more signs NKorea is producing plutonium - Matthew Pennington
  • AP - Iran official accuses US, EU of not honoring nuclear deal - Maria Danilova
  • Bloomberg - Death Toll From Southern Japan's Two Earthquakes Rises to 41 - Jie Ma, Gearoid Reidy, Takako Taniguchi
  • Reuters - Second deadly quake hits Japan, 'race against time' to find survivors - Shinichi Saoshiro and Kiyoshi Takenaka
  • Reuters - U.N. Security Council condemns North Korea's failed missile test - Louis Charbonneau
  • Reuters - Access to global financial system not part of Iran nuclear deal: White House - Roberta Rampton
  • Reuters - Fresh activity seen at North Korea nuclear site: U.S. think tank - David Brunnstrom
  • Detroit Free Press - Canadian power company begins Lake Huron nuke dump studies - Bob Gross
  • London Free Press - The Ontario power producer now says it will respond to questions about the controversial project by year-end
  • Owen Sound Sun Times - OPG commits to DGR studies
  • Japan Times - Matsui far from alone in pushing nuclear debate
  • Union Leader - Mark Hayward's City Matters: A nuclear cleanup in Manchester got little public notice in 1986
  • Irish Times - Adi Roche to address UN on 30th anniversary of Chernobyl - Barry Roche
  • Irish Examiner - Adi Roche to address UN on 30th anniversary of Chernobyl nuclear disaster - Eoin English
  • Scottish Daily Record - Children of the fall out: Belarus youngsters feel effects of Chernobyl nuclear disaster 30 years on - Annie Brown
  • The Guardian - The political fallout of Chernobyl is still toxic - Natalie Nougayrède
  • RT - Disasters waiting to happen: 8 most dangerous nuclear plants near earthquake fault lines
  • New York Times - Letter: Imagining 'a World Without Nuclear Weapons' - George P. Shultz, James E. Goodby, Sidney D. Drell, Raymond Jeanloz, Stanford, Calif.
  • Lagos Vanguard - Nuclear Nigeria, potential Nigeria - Sonny Atumah
  • Malawi Nyasa Times - Kayerekela uranium tailing dams flooded: Water contamination fears high - Tiwonge Kumwenda southeastern Africa
  • Nikkei Asian Review - France's Veolia forays into nuclear waste cleanup in Japan - Yasuo Takeuchi
  • Yonhap News - Satellite imagery shows strong signs of N. Korea's nuclear reprocessing: 38 North - jschang@yna.co.kr
  • Tehran Times - Salehi says Iran has entered international nuclear market
  • Augusta Chronicle - New hiring announced for Plant Vogtle expansion - Walter C. Jones
  • Japan Times - Matsui far from alone in pushing nuclear debate
  • Japan Times - More powerful magnitude-7.3 quake rocks Kumamoto, kills dozens
  • Cape Cod Times - NRC slashes budget and eliminates jobs - Christine Legere
  • Oak Ridge Today - Y-12 completes $10 million upgrades to Analytical Chemistry facility
  • VT Digger - Entergy projecting big Vermont Yankee surplus after cleanup - Mike Faher
  • Greenville News - Commentary: Many pieces to clean energy puzzle - Lynn Good, president and CEO of Duke Energy
  • East Bay Times - OpEd: Diablo Canyon debate sidelines the question of renewables - Katherine O'Dea
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - The ITER decision - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Ike's presence in Oak Ridge - Frank Munger
  • Trend News Agency - Iran calls EU to force US on nuclear deal implementation - Fatih Karimov
  • Trend News Agency - Rouhani: Iran can meet Turkey's energy demand - Umid Niayesh
  • NHK World - Scale of quake damage growing
  • NHK World - No irregularities at nuclear reactors
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Complex geology behind Kumamoto jolt
  • Mainichi Daily News - Photo Special: Magnitude-7.3 earthquake strikes Kumamoto Pref.
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Chernobyl's future still up in the air - Yasuo Takeuchi
  • London Free Press - Decades of highly radioactive spent fuel is piling up at Ontario's nuclear plants - Debora Van Brenk
  • Petra News Agency - Jordan, Russia sign agreement on regulating uses of nuclear energy
  • NorthumberlandView - GreenView: STATEMENT re: Federal Court's ruling in Darlington refurbishment appeal
  • WKYT Lexington - Emails show Kentucky's slow response to radioactive waste

    Friday, April 15, 2016

  • Sen. Dean Heller(R-NV) - Letter to Reps Simpson and Kaptur re Yucca Mountain-Waste Storage (pdf-425K)
  • Sen. Dean Heller(R-NV) - Letter to Alexander and Feinstein re Yucca Mountain-Nuclear Waste (pdf-401K)
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Democrats seeking nomination in 4th Congressional District election debate - Ben Botkin
  • Las Vegas SUN - Candidates in Congressional District 4 race tackle tough questions in debate - Megan Messerly
  • Bloomberg First Word Energy - What's in, what's out of the latest Senate energy bill deal - Mark Drajem
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Udall Secures Funding For National Labs, WIPP, Water Projects In Energy and Water Appropriations Bill - Sen. Tom Udall
  • Aiken Standard - Letter: WIPP ideal for storage of down blended plutonium - Pete Domenici, Retired U.S. Senator, New Mexico
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - WIPP contractor receives 'good' review, $2.5M - Maddy Hayden
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - WIPP receives positive rating, awarded $11.7M
  • Walla Walla Union-Bulletin - Feds: Idaho, Hanford could store nuclear waste
  • Daily Camera - LeRoy Moore: Rocky Mountain Greenway should not go through Rocky Flats - LeRoy Moore
  • KUOW Seattle - Nuclear Developer Details Timeline For Trailblazing Reactor Debut In Idaho - Tom Banse
  • AP - Engineer accused of illegally helping China build reactors - Travis Loller
  • AP - Strong quake kills 9, injures more than 800 in Japan - Mari Yamaguchi, Emily Wang
  • Bloomberg - Norway Seeks to Quit Joint Renewable Subsidy System With Sweden - Jesper Starn
  • Bloomberg - EDF Said at Odds With French State on Plan to Finance Hinkley - Francois De Beaupuy, Geraldine Amiel
  • Bloomberg - U.S. Conspiracy Charges Put Spotlight on China Nuclear Champion - Stephen Stapczynski
  • Reuters - French industry body backs ambitious renewable energy targets - Geert De Clercq
  • Reuters - BRIEF-Exelon says Clinton nuclear plant plant continues to lose money and will have to be shut down
  • NEI - Nuclear Industry Supports House Appropriators' Move to Sharpen NRC Safety Focus
  • NEI - Senate Bill Drives Efficiency in NRC Regulation, Advanced Reactor Licensing
  • NEI - Energy Executive James Joins NEI as Vice President for Policy Development
  • Joongang Daily - Former envoy Einhorn warns of costs of a made-in-the-South nuke - Nam Jeong-Ho, Sarah Kim
  • KBS WORLD Radio - Einhorn: Diplomacy Backed by Pressure Needed to Tackle N. Korea Nuke Issue
  • BBC - North Korea missile test fails, says South
  • UPI - North Korea missile launch ended in failure, Seoul says - Elizabeth Shim
  • UPI - Pentagon: North Korea not yet capable of striking U.S. - Elizabeth Shim
  • Xinhua News - DPRK's attempt to launch ballistic missile appears to have failed: Seoul
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Feds: TVA executive traded nuclear information for cash in Chinese espionage case - Jamie Satterfield
  • Arizona Daily Sun - State revising new permits for uranium mines
  • World Nuclear News - Three more years for USA's Pilgrim plant
  • World Nuclear News - Court dismisses appeal against Darlington refurbishment
  • World Nuclear News - Areva Med opens US lead-212 production facility
  • World Nuclear News - Russia and Laos plan nuclear cooperation
  • Daily Telegraph - After Chernobyl's radioactive rains - Roland Oliphant
  • Greenpeace International - Radioactive Chernobyl forest fires: a ticking time bomb - Blogpost by Anton Beneslavsky
  • Scientific American - At Least 130 Aftershocks Jolt Japan after Deadly Quake - Elaine Lies
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - 9 killed, over 780 hurt in Kumamoto Earthquake
  • Louisville Courier-Journal - Ky. slow to act on radioactive waste dumping - James Bruggers, @jbruggers
  • Lexington Herald Leader - Emails show Kentucky's slow response to radioactive waste - The Associated Press
  • Deutsche Local - Inspectors faked safety checks at two nuclear plants
  • ABC News - Nuclear Waste Dump Earns Positive Rating, $11.7M in Fees - Susan Montoya Bryan
  • Sofia News Agency - Bulgaria Seeks Chinese Investors into Nuclear Power - See more at: Sofia News Agency
  • Japan Times - Editorial: Pushing abolition of nuclear arms
  • Pakistan Express Tribune - Atomic energy body seeks billions to finish projects - Shahbaz Rana
  • Pravda.ru - Severodvinks: The place where Russian nuclear submarines are born - Mayor Mikhail Gmyrin Interviewed by Inna Novikova
  • BBC - Welsh election: Nuclear issue 'difficult' for Plaid
  • International Business Times UK - Chernobyl: Ninety-year-old man living in nuclear shadow reveals secret to long life - David Sim
  • Daily Mail - Chernobyl's last resident believes he was right to stay after nuclear disaster - Darren Boyle
  • Portsmouth Herald News - Nuke plant's license renewal hearing postponed - Max Sullivan
  • Bismarck Tribune - Environmental groups file suit challenging radioactive waste rules - Lauren Donovan
  • WJBC Bloomington - Mitchell calls for legislative help for Clinton nuclear plant - Eric Stock
  • Ghana Business News - Ghana Atomic Energy Commission engages stakeholders on nuclear power programme
  • BusinessKorea - Doosan to Accelerate Expansion into China's Nuclear Plant Service Market - See more at: BusinessKorea - Jung Min-hee
  • Asahi Shimbun - Fukushima ranchers honor dead cattle from nuke disaster
  • Asahi Shimbun - Two nuclear plants in Kyushu suffer no abnormalities from earthquake
  • ESI Africa - Nigeria can't afford nuclear technology right now – NIEEE
  • Kallanish Energy - Nuclear powergen 'vital' for the UK's economy: NIA
  • Aiken Standard - Guest editorial: S.C. can't relent on SRS nuclear waste
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Y-12 priority is to extend life of 2 key facilities - Frank Munger
  • Japan Times - Greenhouse gas emissions fall for first time since Fukushima crisis
  • Reuters - Japan's CO2 emissions fall to three-year low in 2014/15 fiscal year
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Y-12 completes $10M upgrade to chemistry labs - Frank Munger
  • NJ.com - N.J. nuclear reactor shut down. Here's the reason why - Bill Gallo Jr.
  • CTV News - Court ruling clears way for $12.8 billion refurbishment of Ont. nuclear reactors - Keith Leslie
  • in-cumbria - Ageing Cumbrian population concern for nuclear industry
  • Platts - Entergy to permanently shut 728-MW Pilgrim nuclear reactor in Massachusetts in 2019 - Jim Ostroff
  • Manomet Current - Federal regulators get an earful from the public over Pilgrim Station oversight - Matthew Nadler
  • Western Daily Press - Showdown Hinkley C meeting between EDF and French minister today as unions raise more concerns - TristanCork
  • Platts - The EU's nuclear option: white elephant or essential low carbon generation? - Siobhan Hall, Petra Witowski and Benjamin Leaveau
  • NDTV - Kakrapar Atomic Power Station May Take Another 3-8 Months For Full Recovery
  • Beyond Nuclear - As John Kerry Visits Hiroshima, U.S. Quietly Launches $1 Trillion Effort to Upgrade Nuclear Arsenal - Amy Goodman at Demoracy Now!:
  • Atomic Insights - Lightbridge metallic alloy fuel provides upgrade path for LWRs - Rod Adams
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Nevada contractor passes review of allowable costs - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Rad legacies an 'anticipated project risk' - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Peace activists protest weapons spending - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Y-12 priority is to extend life of 2 key facilities - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Y-12 completes $10M upgrade at chemistry labs - Frank Munger
  • NRC - NRC to Hold Open House on April 21 to Discuss 2015 Performance of Calvert Cliffs Nuclear Power Plant
  • NRC blog - Progress Toward a Right-Sized, Agile Nuclear Regulator - Victor M. McCree, Executive Director for Operations
  • Xinhua News - Magnitude-7.2 quake rattles Japan, no casualties reported yet
  • Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board - Notices: FY 2014 Service Contract Inventory Analysis/FY 2015 Service Contract Inventory, Page 22245 [FR DOC #: 2016-08782]
  • Energy Department - Notices: Charter Renewals: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Page 22249 [FR DOC #: 2016-08755]
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Oak Ridge Reservation, Pages 22248 - 22249 [FR DOC #: 2016-08759]
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Portsmouth, Page 22249 [FR DOC #: 2016-08757]
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notices: Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.; Weekly Receipts, Page 22263 [FR DOC #: 2016-08786]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Request for Access Authorization PDF Pages 22321 - 22322 (2 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-08763]
  • Tennessee Valley Authority - Notices: Meetings: Regional Energy Resource Council PDF Page 22363 (1 page) [FR DOC #: 2016-08722]
  • Pahrump Valley Times - No money for Yucca in new bill - Daria Sokolova
  • ENENews - "Nuclear reactor fears after huge earthquake strikes Japan" – Plant operator "is further looking into any possible damage" – Quake measured "at highest possible level" on Japan's intensity scale – Prime Minister: "We intend to do the utmost to grasp situation" – Official: "Extent of damage still unclear" (VIDEOS)
  • NHK World - M7.3 earthquake hits southwestern Japan
  • Kyodo News - 9 killed, over 1,000 injured in M6.5 quake in southwestern Japan
  • Japan Times - Greenhouse gas emissions fall for first time since Fukushima crisis
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Strong quake hits Kyushu again

    Thursday, April 14, 2016

  • Blackburn News - Huron Kinloss Residents Can Learn More About Hosting a Nuclear Waste Storage Site - Janice MacKay
  • The Hill blog - Senate subcommittee passes $37.5B energy, water funding bill - Timothy Cama
  • East Oregonian - Anna King shares stories of the "Daughters of Hanford"
  • Interfax-Ukraine - Chornobyl Exclusion Zone Agency proposes reforming Chornobyl zone
  • Energy Collective - Rock, Drill Bit, Microwave: Paul Woskov Explores a New Path through the Earth's Crust - Paul Rivenberg
  • Chester Chronicle - Airlifted Capenhurst worker has 'non life-threatening' injuries - David Holmes
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Feds list INL as possible site for nuclear waste storage
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Alexander: Senate bill contains nearly $3B for Oak Ridge - Frank Munger
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - Senate budget plan adds $37 million to construction of new Chickamauga lock - Dave Flessner
  • Pakstan Daly Times - Is A Q Khan really the father of Pakistan's nuclear programme? - Yasser Latif Hamdani
  • AP - Strong quake hurts 45 in south Japan; people may be trapped - Mari Yamaguchi
  • Bloomberg - Quake Hits Southern Japan, Causes Hardest Shaking Since 2011 - Gearoid Reidy, Lily Nonomiya, Takashi Amano
  • Bloomberg - Areva, EDF's Flamanville Project Faces Prolonged Uncertainty - Francois De Beaupuy
  • Bloomberg - The Navy's $22 Billion Stealth Destroyer Program Is Delayed Again - Anthony Capaccio
  • Bloomberg - IEA Sees Oil Oversupply Almost Gone in Second Half on Shale Drop - Grant Smith
  • Reuters - North Korea prepares one or two intermediate-range missiles: Yonhap - Ju-min Park in Seoul and David Brunnstrom in Washington
  • Reuters - Strong quake hits Japan, nuclear plants safe, dozens injured: media
  • Reuters - BRIEF-Entergy to refuel Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station next year
  • Reuters - A rural retirement in Chernobyl's radioactive shadow - Vasily Fedosenko
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-Finland's TVO seeks licence for delayed nuclear plant - Tuomas Forsell and Jussi Rosendahl
  • Reuters - EDF extends Paluel 2 reactor outage following generator accident - Bate Felix
  • Reuters - Germany denies Paris attack suspect had papers on German nuclear research center - Michelle Martin, Madeline Chambers and Thorsten Severin
  • Japan Times - Nuclear protesters sue NRA to halt Takahama reactor restarts - Eric Johnston
  • Japan Today - Nuclear weapons-free world seems distant
  • Asahi Shimbun - Nagasaki mayor eyes Obama visit to his A-bombed city in May - Shoko Rikimaru
  • Pakistan Today - Pakistan says China won't let India enter into NSG
  • Economic Times - China will not allow India into Nuclear Suppliers Group: Pakistani diplomat
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - YOUR VIEW: Response to nuclear issues column - H. Joseph Coughlin Jr.
  • Cape Cod Broadcasting - Pilgrim Nuclear Power Plant Announces Closure Date; Critics Blast Decision - Matt Pitta
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - Nuclear Regulatory Commission gives top ratings to Browns Ferry plant - Dave Flessner
  • Athens News Courier - NRC schedules open house for Browns Ferry nuke plant assessment
  • Martha's Vineyard Patch - Pilgrim Nuclear Plant to Shut Down in 2019 - Jason Claffey
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - Pilgrim will operate into 2019 - Frank Mand
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - Rash of resignations from the Nuclear Matters Committee - Frank Mand
  • Singapore Straits Times - Five years after Fukushima: S-E Asia's nuclear dilemma - Julius Cesar I. Trajano
  • ABC.au - Maralinga nuclear test survivors connect with Japanese bombing survivors - Natalie Whiting
  • ABC.au - Nuclear waste dump 'spruiking' with taxpayers' money stopped by Greens
  • Al Bawaba - Rosatom presented leading nuclear technologies at Alexandria University within the framework of Nuclear Energy Week in Egypt
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Company proposes new nuclear waste storage site in New Mexico - Associated Press
  • 38 North - A Fifth Nuclear Test at Punggye-ri?
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea, U.S. take first step in implementation of nuclear energy accord - hague@yna.co.kr
  • News Ghana - Nuclear Power Communication Workshop Held
  • Reuters - BRIEF-Kyushu Electric says no irregularities at its Sendai nuclear plant - Kyodo - Osamu Tsukimori
  • The University News - Film focuses on fire, nuclear-waste dump - Paul Brunkhorst
  • China Daily - China nuke power giant unveils ambitions in Malaysia, Belt and Road countries
  • Korea Times - Doosan Heavy signs MOU with nuclear plant operator in China - Jhoo Dong-chan
  • Korea Herald - Doosan eyes China's nuclear plant O&M market - Seo Jee-yeon
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea to open its nuclear facilities wider to IAEA - lcd@yna.co.kr
  • BelTA - IAEA director general to open Atomexpo in Minsk
  • BBC - Earthquake topples houses in southern Japan
  • Japan Times - Strongest earthquake since 2011 strikes Kumamoto area
  • Utility Dive - Report: Without nuclear, US states face struggle to meet carbon goals - Robert Walton
  • Quad City Times - Editorial: Yes, Exelon's power is green
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Report details mistakes in radiation event - Luke Ramseth
  • Public News Service - Hot Sludge: Problems With Recycling Frack Waste
  • Chillicothe Gazette - Piketon cleanup gets some good news - Chris Balusik
  • Connecticut Mirror - Bright future for sub industry, if Navy can find the money - Ana Radelat
  • Columbus Dispatch blog - Senate subcommittee approves money for Piketon plant cleanup - Jessica Wehrman
  • Tri-City Herald - House Hanford budget would partially restore proposed cut - Annette Cary
  • WPTV West Palm Beach FL - DEP says no fine for FPL violation in Indian River Lagoon - Jared Werksma
  • BelTA - Plans to hold stress tests at BelNPP by year-end 2016
  • Niagara Gazette - Higgins decries funding levels for waste cleanup projects
  • Tampa Bay Times - Romano: Even a dummy could pass Florida's solar energy test - John Romano
  • Tallahassee Democrat - State regulators must hold FPL accountable - Steve Torcise, Jr.
  • KITV Honolulu - CIA Leak Fast Facts - CNN Library
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - 'Trillion Dollar Train Wreck' - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Will the U.S. pull out of ITER? Alexander says he's waiting to hear from Moniz - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Alexander: Senate bill has nearly $3B for Oak Ridge - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Senate panel sets UPF funding at $575M for 2017 - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Subcommittee removes ITER funding - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Losing bidder files protest on $1.4B ORISE contract - Frank Munger
  • Greenpeace International - Chernobyl status report reveals a catalogue of failures and ongoing nuclear risks - Greenpeace Germany
  • DOE - Statement on First Meeting of the United States-Republic of Korea High Level Bilateral Commission
  • NRC - NRC Schedules Open House to Discuss 2015 Summer Nuclear Plant Performance and Construction Inspections of New Units
  • NRC - NRC Schedules Open House and Meeting to Discuss Assessment of Sequoyah Nuclear Plant and NRC Research Analyzing Unlikely Accidents
  • IAEA - IAEA to Showcase Nuclear Science at Long Night of Research - Susanna Loof, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea threatens to further develop nuclear technology
  • NHK World - Strong quakes rock Kumamoto
  • NHK World - No abnormalities found at Sendai, Genkai plants
  • NHK World - Suit filed against extended use of aging reactors
  • Kyodo News - M6.4 quake hits southwestern Japan, no tsunami warning issued
  • Asahi Shimbun - Magnitude 6 quake hits southern Japan
  • TEPCO - Situation of storing and treatment of accumulated water including highly concentrated radioactive materials at Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station (247th Release)
  • JAIF - Kyushu Electric Power Sees Capacity Reserve Margin Above 14% With Restart of NPPs
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Guidance: Neutron-Absorbing Materials in Spent Fuel Pools PDF Pages 22129 - 22130 (2 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-08621]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: License Renewal Applications: Entergy Operations, Inc.; Waterford Steam Electric Station, Unit 3 PDF Pages 22128 - 22129 (2 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-08660]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Use of Accreditation in Lieu of Commercial Grade Surveys for Procurement of Laboratory Calibration and Test Services, Page 22129 [FR DOC #: 2016-08589]
  • Govtrack - S. 2795: A bill to modernize the regulation of nuclear energy. - Sponsor: James "Jim" Inhofe
  • Business Wire - Veolia Closes Acquisition of Kurion and Continues Its Development Strategy in Nuclear Facility Cleanup and Treatment of Radioactive Waste
  • World Nuclear News - Operating licence application submitted for Finnish EPR
  • World Nuclear News - Nuclear industry needs to improve communication
  • World Nuclear News - Flamanville EPR vessel tests extended
  • World Nuclear News - New emergency equipment facility for US plant
  • DOE:EM - EM Update | Vol. 8, Issue 7 | April 14, 2016
  • POWERmag - House, Senate Subcommittees Pass Energy Appropriations Bills - Thomas Overton
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - YOUR VIEW: Response to nuclear issues column - H. Joseph Coughlin Jr., current acting chairman of the Nuclear Matters Committee
  • Oak Ridger - Alexander bill allocates $575M for UPF in Oak Ridge - Darrell Richardson

    Wednesday, April 13, 2016

  • Politico - Mark 'em up, Danno - Eric Wolff
  • Phys.org - Engineer explores a new path through the Earth's crust - Paul Rivenberg
  • Bloomberg BNA - House Releases $37.4 Billion Energy Spending Bill - Ari Natter
  • Sioux Falls Argus Leader - My Voice: Address concerns re: nuclear waste disposal - Dr. Robert McTaggart
  • Chester Chronicle - Man airlifted from Capenhurst nuclear site following accident - David Holmes
  • Urban News Service - Near Ferguson, Ghosts of Hiroshima Haunt Fuming Landfill - Josh Peterson
  • Albuquerque Journal - Criticism of WIPP has fatal flaws - Sen. Pete Domenici
  • Santa Fe Reporter - LANL cleanup calls for comment - Elizabeth Miller
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Historic reactor and safety test are remembered at INL - Luke Ramseth
  • Idaho Statesman - Idaho Attorney General Wasden should sign waiver, allow Idaho nuclear research - Jeff Thompson
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Little: education spending a big achievement - Bryan Clark
  • Washington University in St. Louis Newsroom - Trap and neutralize: A new way to clean contaminated groundwater - Erika Ebsworth-Goold
  • Tri-City Herald - EnergySolutions' Richland office now part of Atkins
  • Tri-City Herald - Former Hanford scientist sentenced for cyber crime - Annette Cary
  • Daily Telegraph - Japan prepares for release of radioactive tritium from Fukushima into the ocean - Danielle Demetriou
  • The Guardian - Is it safe to dump Fukushima waste into the sea? - Karl Mathiesen
  • Daily Express - Japan could release cancer causing RADIOACTIVE water into the sea in nuclear clean-up - Rebecca Flood
  • Columbia Daily Tribune - Alternatives can't keep up with nuclear--Environmentalists should rethink shutdown strategy. - William H. Miller
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - More radioactive debris unearthed at UPF site - Frank Munger
  • Ha'aretz Daily - Dimona Nuclear Reactor's Joint International Research Projects Revealed for First Time - Chaim Levinson
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea showing signs of mobile ballistic missile launch: CNN - Chang Jae-soon
  • Global Research - Criticizing Nuclear Armed Israel and Its Illegal Settlements Must Not be Construed as Antisemitism - Anthony Bellchambers
  • Kalamazoo Gazette - Public forum on Palisades nuclear plant set for April 21 in Kalamazoo - Lynn Goff
  • 12 News Phoenix - Clean drinking water will arrive to Arizona town dogged by high uranium levels - Joe Dana, KPNX
  • Bellona - Russia setting up for new radioactive batteries months after Norway helped shut down the old ones - Charles Digges
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - NRC in Oak Ridge meeting hears concerns about TVA nuke plan - Ed Marcum
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-No deal yet on German nuclear exit costs - sources - Markus Wacket
  • Heartland Institute - Exelon Again Threatens to Close Nuclear Plant, Unless Taxpayers Subsidize Operations - H. Sterling Burnett
  • Sputnik News - Bolivia Wants Its Children to Become Nuclear Physicists With Russia's Help
  • Independent Australia - Big Nuke in big push for small nuclear reactors near towns - Climate News Network
  • Arka News Agency - Armenia to shift repair and refueling period of nuclear power plant
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Ex-appropriator laments 'nuclear bridge to nowhere' - Hannah Hess
  • World Nuclear News - Group calls for revamp of reactor licensing process
  • World Nuclear News - Ukrainian reactors need two years to adjust to load-following
  • World Nuclear News - L-3 MAPPS awarded contract for Korean Candu simulator
  • Lexington Herald Leader - Ky. awaits answers on fracking waste
  • Wall Street Journal - Two Utilities, Two Approaches to Clean Energy - David Crane and Thomas A. Fanning discuss their different strategies
  • Augusta Chronicle - House panel votes to keep MOX funding steady - Walter C. Jones
  • Cape Cod Times - NRC official offers grim preview of Wednesday's Pilgrim assessment - Christine Legere
  • Windham County Commons - Feds want more details on Vermont Yankee water - Mike Faher
  • Cape Cod Times - No penalty for Pilgrim for 2 years of falsified fire watches - Christine Legere
  • WATD-FM Marshfield - Plymouth: NRC Holding Public Meeting on Pilgrim Plant - David Skill
  • Business Wire - Nuclear Power in Netherlands, Market Outlook to 2030 - Capacity, Generation, Investment Trends, Regulations and Company Profiles - Research and Markets
  • Oak Ridge Today - Small modular nuclear reactors not likely before mid-2020s - John Huotari
  • i24 News - Dimona nuclear facility contributing to 65 int'l joint research projects: report
  • Daily News Egypt - Rosatom agrees with Alexandria University to train students in Russia
  • Bryan-College Station Eagle - Company proposes nuclear waste storage in New Mexico
  • Zee News - India conducts secret test of submarine-launched K-4 nuclear-capable missile: Report
  • Augusta Chronicle - Savannah River Site contractor resumes full operations - Walter C. Jones
  • Ipswich Star - N-plant work brings economic boost for Suffolk Coastal area - Richard Cornwell
  • Euractiv - Brussels clears way for China to pour billions into Juncker Plan - Jorge Valero
  • VT Digger - State officials, Entergy seek to limit public access to nuke panel meetings - Mike Faher
  • Seattle Times - Feds list Idaho as possible site for nuclear waste storage - Keith Ridler
  • Edmonton Examiner - Though there is potential for nuclear power in Alberta, there's more than just public opinion holding it back - Doug Johnson
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Subcommittee removes ITER funding - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Losing bidder files protest on $1.4B ORISE contract - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - On body armor - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - More radioactive debris unearthed at UPF site - Frank Munger
  • NRC blog - REFRESH: Jefferson Proving Ground – The NRC's Role - Jim Smith, Health Physicist, Materials Decommissioning Branch
  • NRC - NRC Schedules Open House to Discuss Agency's 2015 Assessment of Browns Ferry Nuclear Plant
  • NRC - NRC Schedules Regulatory Conference to Discuss Apparent Violations at International Isotopes
  • DOE - ARPA-E Announces $60 Million in Funding for Two Innovative New Programs
  • IAEA - Real Time, Precise and More Accurate Detectors to Bolster Nuclear Security - Aabha Dixit
  • Xinhua News - 7.1-magnitude earthquake hits Myanmar
  • Bellona - Russia setting up for new radioactive batteries months after Norway helped shut down the old ones - Charles Digges
  • NHK World - Film screened about US POWs killed in Hiroshima
  • Jiji Press - Research N-Reactors Pass Strict Safety Checks for 1st Time - Japan Times
  • Japan Times - Hiroshima survivors look to Obama visit for disarmament, not apology - Kiyoshi Takenaka
  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - Notices: Charter Renewals: Advisory Board on Radiation and Worker Health PDF Page 21878 (1 page) [FR DOC #: 2016-08517]
  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - Notices: Charter Renewals: Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices PDF Pages 21880 - 21881 (2 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-08516]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Proposed Emergency Preparedness Frequently Asked Questions, Pages 21907 - 21908 [FR DOC #: 2016-08466]
  • Tennessee Valley Authority - Notices: Meetings: Regional Resource Stewardship Council; Correction PDF Pages 21949 - 21950 (2 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-08592]
  • Connecticut Law Tribune - Federal Court Awards Conn. Nuclear Plant Owners $32.6 Million - Christian Nolan
  • Bloomberg First Word Energy - Nukes' pitch: Without us don't even dream of CO2 cuts - Mark Drajem

    Tuesday, April 12, 2016

  • Bloomberg First Word Energy - Nukes' pitch: Without us don't even dream of CO2 cuts - Mark Drajem
  • Dissident Voice - Controlling History: The Sordid Story of the International Tribunal for Yugoslavia and NATO Aggression - John Steppling / April 11th, 2016
  • KIFI Idaho Falls - INL celebrates anniversary of landmark study - Chris Nestman
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Guest column: Hands-on cyber training with INL - Brent Stacey
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - LANL: Space Scientist Tapped For French Knighthood
  • KCPQ/Q13 FOX Seattle - Hanford contractor receives $18.8 million in incentives from DOE - Associated Press
  • Tri-City Herald - Bechtel earns $8.3 million for 2015 vit plant work - Annette Cary
  • All Things Nuclear - New NNSA Stockpile Plan Same as the Old Plan: Problematic - Stephen Young, Washington representative and senior analyst
  • AP - Japan prepares for release of tritium from Fukushima plant - Yuri Kageyama
  • AP - Ex-US scientist sentenced in attempted cyber-attack
  • Bloomberg - Waxwork Putin Shows Russia's Creeping Influence at EU Fringe - James M. Gomez, Gordana Filipovic and Misha Savic
  • Reuters - Declassified: Secretive North Korea lifts veil on arms program - SEOUL/WASHINGTON | By Jack Kim and David Brunnstrom
  • Japan Times - Flamboyant lawyer Kawai fighting for Fukushima victims - Yuri Kageyama and Mari Yamaguchi
  • CounterPunch - Fukushima Five Years After: Health Researchers Turn Blind Eye to Casualties - Joseph Mangano, Janette Sherman
  • Business Standard India - International forum discusses Fukushima decommissioning - IANS
  • ABC.au - Chernobyl nuclear disaster marks 30-year anniversary with 'extreme tours', boom in wild animals - Elle Hardy
  • EIN News - The Crime of Chernobyl:To commemorate 30 years since the Chernobyl disaster - Glagoslav Publications
  • RFI - Luxembourg offers France money to close nuclear plant
  • New Haven Register - Judge awards $76.8M to nuke plant consortium - Luther Turmelle
  • Detroit Free Press - SW Michigan nuclear plant cleaning up after oil spill - Keith Matheny
  • Japan Today - For us to attain nuclear weapons is completely inconceivable.
  • Salem News - Nuclear plant license renewal delayed--NRC postpones review of application for extension - Angeljean Chiaramida
  • Utility Dive - TVA eyes Tennessee site for small modular nuclear reactor test facility - Krysti Shallenberger
  • Sputnik News - Russia Ready to Share Experience in Ensuring Nuclear Facilities' Protection
  • Sputnik News - Russia Rejects N.Korea's Claim to Status of Nuclear Power - Lavrov
  • Sputnik News - US, Russia Can Agree on Plutonium Disposition Without Renegotiations
  • UAE National - Emirati graduates debate ways to prevent nuclear accidents - Caline Malek
  • Climate Home - Are small nuclear reactors a clean energy solution? - Paul Brown
  • Science World Report - The Deadly Legacy of Uranium Mining - Wayne Parker
  • UPI - G7 foreign ministers condemn North Korea's nuclear efforts - Elizabeth Shim
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea tells President Obama it can withstand sanctions
  • Yonhap News - Missile engine test shows N.K. ICBMs can deliver nuclear warhead to U.S. east coast: 38 North - Chang Jae-soon
  • RTO Insider - Environmental Group Urges Ill. Legislators to Save Nuclear Plants - Suzanne Herel
  • Korea Times - S. Korea, US to hold first nuclear energy committee meeting Thursday
  • Energy Voice - Atkins completes $318million nuclear acquisition - Rita Brown
  • NJ.com - Why will emergency nuclear sirens sound in N.J., Delaware? - Bill Gallo Jr.
  • InDaily Adelaide - Nuclear waste goes to the top of SA's agenda - Charles Gent / Flinders University
  • The Ecologist - 'New' nuclear reactors? Same old story - Amory Lovins
  • Reuters - TABLE-S.Korea to restart Wolsong No. 1 nuclear reactor after maintenance- watchdog - Rebecca Jang
  • Platts - Exelon's Nine Mile Point 2 in New York shuts for refueling: spokeswoman - Jim Ostroff
  • NRC - Generic Letters: Monitoring of Neutron-Absorbing Materials in Spent Fuels
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - NRC to discuss TVA reactor plans at Oak Ridge meetings - Ed Marcum
  • All Things Nuclear - Reactor Core Damage: Power Excursion - Dave Lochbaum, director, Nuclear Safety Project
  • Sacramento Bee - Another View: Diablo Canyon isn't part of clean energy future - Michael K. Dorsey
  • Japan Times - Success of G-7 Hiroshima summit could fuel Kishida's LDP leadership bid - Ayako Mie
  • News24 - Were we all fooled by load shedding? - Paul Santo
  • Stanford Daily - Nuclear comment, nuclear response - Arjun Soin
  • American Enterprise Institute - What happens when a nuclear power plant is shut down? - Mark J. Perry
  • Cornell Chronicle - An insider's view of post-Fukushima nuclear energy - Trina Garrison, Allison M. Macfarlane
  • Augusta Chronicle - Georgia meeting asks how to choose nuclear waste site - Walter C. Jones
  • News & Star - Second consultation to start on Moorside nuclear power station plans
  • World Nuclear News - Turkey plans grid connection to serve Akkuyu project
  • World Nuclear News - Atkins completes acquisition of US business
  • Palm Beach Post - POINT OF VIEW Turkey Point tritium levels well below hazardous to life - Wesley Bolch, Gainesville, professor and dean for academic affairs at the Department of Nuclear & Radiological Engineering at the University of Florida
  • Atomic Insights - Atomic Show #252 – Security, Future of Energy, HEU - Rod Adams
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Y-12 contractor puts out feeler for new body armor - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Y-12 contractor puts out feeler for new body armor - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Kusnezov nominated for deputy post at NNSA - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Kerry visits Hiroshima; group urges Obama to follow - Frank Munger
  • Tri-City Herald - Hanford contractor awarded $18.8 million in incentive pay - Annette Cary
  • NRC - NRC Schedules Open House to Discuss Mixed Oxide Facility Performance
  • IAEA - Remarks at Inauguration of Access Road to IAEA Laboratories
  • Trend News Agency - Iran denies having received S-300 missiles - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • Trend News Agency - US Department of State: Iran continues to meet its JCPOA commitments
  • Yonhap News - N. Korean FM to visit New York next week for signing of U.N. climate deal
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Rules: Cyber Security at Fuel Cycle Facilities, Page 21449 [FR DOC #: 2016-08324]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Facility Operating Licenses: Applications and Amendments Involving Proposed No Significant Hazards Considerations, etc., Pages 21593 - 21607 [FR DOC #: 2016-08323]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings: Sequoyah State-of-the-Art Reactor Consequence Analyses, Pages 21607 - 21608 [FR DOC #: 2016-08383]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings; Sunshine Act, Page 21608 [FR DOC #: 2016-08486]
  • Asahi Shimbun - Sign painted by students raises hope in disaster-hit city - Yoshinobu Motegi
  • Asahi Shimbun - TEPCO official knew standard for meltdown at Fukushima
  • Asahi Shimbun - Japan weighs release of tritium from Fukushima plant into sea
  • ENENews - Nuclear Expert in Fukushima: People's feet turned black for years because radiation so high – Every time I turned around I saw someone who had radiation damage – Hair falling out, caughing up blood, bodies covered with boils… Officials keeping doctors from telling truth… Public being brainwashed (VIDEO)
  • ENENews - Top Official: Over 60 million Japanese irradiated by Fukushima – Nuclear Expert: 50,000 sq. miles of Japan highly contaminated… Many millions need to be evacuated… Gov't has decided to sacrifice them, it's a serious crime – TV: More than 70% of country contaminated by radiation (VIDEOS)
  • Fukushima Diary - 333 of 522 children diagnosed worse than A2 in Kashiwa city Chiba - Iori Mochizuki
  • Fukushima Diary - Ministry of the Environment plans to recycle 90 percent of contaminated soil in Fukushima but no technology - Iori Mochizuki
  • Japan Times - Hiroshima hails Kerry's visit to A-bomb park, though some call it too brief
  • Japan Times - Whether to release tritium from Fukushima No. 1 is a tricky problem - Yuri Kageyama
  • Jiji Press - Japan Wants Latest G-7 Meeting to Pave Way for Obama's Hiroshima Visit
  • Mainichi Daily News - Former Uruguayan president visits Hiroshima, studies A-bomb photos
  • Mainichi Daily News - High court recognizes 3 sufferers of A-bomb diseases
  • Mainichi Daily News - TEPCO exec says he knew standards for judging meltdown before Fukushima disaster
  • New York Times - Marine's Death in a Secret Iraqi Base Reflects a Quietly Expanding U.S. Role - Michael S. Schmidt
  • NHK World - Intl. forum discusses Fukushima decommissioning
  • NHK World - Hiroshima educating foreign media on A-bomb
  • NHK World - Japan willing to lead nuclear disarmament
  • NHK World - Foreign media miss talks by A-bomb survivors
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Another inconvenient truth emerges over Fukushima disaster

    Monday, April 11, 2016

  • Washington Times - More studies rebut climate change consensus amid government crackdown on dissent - Valerie Richardson
  • E&E Daily - APPROPRIATIONS: Old, new fights expected at bicameral energy and water markups - Geof Koss and Tiffany Stecker
  • Reuters - German nuclear commission to decide on recommendations at end of April-source - Markus Wacket
  • Reuters - Kerry says Hiroshima atomic bomb museum 'stunning', 'gut-wrenching'
  • Reuters - Kerry says Hiroshima 'gut-wrenching' reminder world should abandon nuclear weapons - Arshad Mohammed and Kiyoshi Takenaka
  • Reuters - Iran says Russia delivers first part of S-300 defense system - Bozorgmehr Sharafedin
  • Reuters - Week Ahead in Energy and Environment: April 11, 2016 - David Bailey
  • AP - Kerry makes gut-wrenching visit to Hiroshima site of A-bomb - Bradley Klapper
  • AP - G-7 foreign ministers push nuclear disarmament in Hiroshima - Mari Yamaguchi
  • AP - Analysis: Nuclear deal puts US between Iran and a hard place - Matthew Lee
  • Washington Post - Thousands of radioactive boars are overrunning farmland in Fukushima - Travis M. Andrews
  • London Times - When it comes to nuclear's future, it's time to think small - Barbara Judge
  • New York Times - Letters: A Terrorism Threat at Nuclear Plants
  • Daily Telegraph - Our obsession with Trident is blinding us to the real nuclear danger - Ian J. Stewart
  • Institute for Southern Studies: Facing South - Nuclear nonproliferation deals and environmental injustice in the South - Sue Sturgis
  • N.C. State University Technician - OPINION: Pick nuclear energy or no energy - Robert Hayes, Guest Columnist
  • The Hill blog - Feds push stronger cyber protections at nuclear sites - Tim Devaney
  • CounterPunch - Pro-Nuclear Environmentalists and the Chernobyl Death Toll - Jim Green
  • World Nuclear News - Nuclear plays 'vital' role in UK economy, statistics show
  • World Nuclear News - IAEA advises on project risks to Ignalina decommissioning
  • World Nuclear News - Canada chooses to share IAEA security report
  • World Nuclear News - Tepco and Sellafield cooperate on communications
  • Albany Times Union - Letter: No longer a need for nuclear plant - Paul Gallay, Riverkeeper president, Ossining; Michael Shank, Riverkeeper communications fellow, New York City and Ossining
  • Daily Mail - How hidden cables uncovered beneath the floorboards of English estate reveal secret 'country club' life of Hitler's 'Uranium Club' detained after WWII - Stephanie Linning
  • London Times - Professor of DIY unearthed one of the war's biggest nuclear secrets - Simon de Bruxelles
  • Midwest Energy News - Ohio 'bailout' plan part of larger debate over nuclear's future - Kathiann M. Kowalski
  • Arutz Sheva - OpEd: Israel's nuclear strategy: The rationality of pretended irrationality - Prof. Louis René Beres
  • CNBCAfrica - African Development Bank plans to invest $12bn in Africa's energy sector - Aviwe Mtila
  • Sydney Morning Herald - A wave of imagination followed Japan's meltdown - Susan Wyndham
  • FairWarning - Federal Agency That Protects Whistleblowers Accused of Retaliating Against One of its Own - Stuart Silverstein
  • CounterPunch - How Not to Audit the Pentagon - William D. Hartung
  • NRC - Audit of NRC's Reactor Oversight Process: Reactor Safety Baseline Inspection Procedures
  • NRC - Audit of NRC's Technical Assistance Request Process
  • The Guardian science blog - Why it's time to dispel the myths about nuclear power - David Robert Grimes
  • Maritime Executive - Nuclear Waste Carrier Goes Aground off Sweden
  • Oswego County Today - Nine Mile Point Unit 2 Offline for Scheduled Refueling
  • Syracuse Post Standard - Hundreds of workers arrive in Oswego County for Nine Mile 2 refueling outage - Tim Knauss
  • New York Times - Israel's Unsung Protector: Obama - Lara Friedman
  • CBS Boston - Low-Flying Government Helicopter To Measure Radiation In Boston Area
  • North Country Public Radio - No money in state budget for FitzPatrick plant - Payne Horning
  • Greenfield Recorder - Federal courts OK award for DOE waste - Richie Davis
  • edie newsroom - UK solar power installations plummet after Government cuts
  • Asahi Shimbun - Nuclear power foreign ministers lay wreaths for A-bomb victims
  • ENENews - Nuclear Expert in Fukushima: People's feet turned black for years because radiation so high – Every time I turned around I saw someone who had radiation damage &ndash; Hair falling out, caughing up blood, bodies covered with boils… Officials keeping doctors from telling truth… Public being brainwashed (VIDEO)
  • Fukushima Diary - 333 of 522 children diagnosed worse than A2 in Kashiwa city Chiba - Iori Mochizuki
  • IAEA - Analysing Energy Options: New IAEA Publication to Help Member States Model Energy Systems for Nuclear Energy Planning - Andrew Green, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Japan Times - G-7 ministers adopt Hiroshima Declaration hoping to add momentum to nonproliferation movement - Ayako Mie
  • Japan Times - Hiroshima hails Kerry's A-bomb park visit, though some call it too brief
  • Japan Times - Kerry becomes first U.S. secretary of state to visit Hiroshima memorial - Ayako Mie
  • Japan Times - Street support for Obama to visit Hiroshima - Eric Johnston
  • Japan Times - Hiroshima A-bomb survivor urges G-7 foreign ministers to help rid world of nukes
  • Jiji Press - G-7 Foreign Ministers Mourn A-Bomb Victims in Hiroshima
  • Jiji Press - G-7 Foreign Ministers Vow to Move toward Nuke-Free World
  • Jiji Press - INTERVIEW: Truman Grandson Backs Possible Obama Visit to Hiroshima
  • Jiji Press - Youths Dissatisfied with G-7 Hiroshima Declaration
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Kerry visits Hiroshima; group urges Obama to follow - Frank Munger
  • Kyodo News - G-7 ministers vow to seek world free of nuclear weapons in Hiroshima - Junko Horiuchi
  • Mainichi Daily News - People of Hiroshima happy to see G-7 ministers, but lament lack of denuclearization
  • Mainichi Daily News - Hiroshima A-bomb survivor wants people to think about lives of victims
  • Mainichi Daily News - G-7 condemns N. Korea nuclear test, concerned about maritime security
  • Mainichi Daily News - Kerry becomes 1st U.S. sec'y of state to visit Hiroshima A-bomb park
  • NAS - Project Update: State of Molybdenum-99 Production and Utilization and Progress toward Eliminating Use of Highly Enriched Uranium
  • NHK World - Intl. forum discusses Fukushima decommissioning
  • NHK World - Hiroshima educating foreign media on A-bomb
  • NHK World - John Kerry speaks on his visit to Hiroshima
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - N-free world focus at G-7 meeting - Atsuko Matsumoto
  • Press TV - Iran says has nuclear plans for neighbors
  • Xinhua News - Commentary: Victimhood should not be hyped up amid reflection on Hiroshima tragedy
  • DOE:EERE - Testing the Wind in the Columbia River Gorge - Joel Cline, Meteorologist, Wind Program

    Sunday, April 10, 2016

  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Changing nuclear landscape alters WIPP's role - Rebecca Moss
  • Tri-City Herald - Judge denies DOE lawyers access to records in Hanford case - Annette Cary
  • Idaho Statesman - Otter, Legislature should let Wasden do his job - Nels Mitchell
  • Twin Falls Times-News - Our View: Wasden Should Stick to His Guns
  • AP - Analysis: Nuclear deal puts US between Iran and a hard place - Matthew Lee
  • AP - N. Korea says it successfully tests long-range rocket engine - Foster Klug, Kim Tong-Hyung
  • Bloomberg - Kerry Will Visit Hiroshima Nuclear Site, Testing Water for Obama - Andy Sharp
  • Reuters - G7 foreign ministers gather in Hiroshima to discuss nuclear, maritime issues - Kiyoshi Takenaka
  • NPR - For The Navajo Nation, Uranium Mining's Deadly Legacy Lingers - Laurel Morales
  • Jamaica Gleaner - Nuclear gets positive energy - Government and Opposition agree as international agency offers help whenever the country is ready - ryon.jones@gleanerjm.com
  • Deutsche Welle - G7 foreign ministers meet in Hiroshima amid nuclear safety concerns
  • Sputnik News - China Blasts North Korea in Deleted Editorial About Nuclear Missile Program
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - US closer to ratifying nuclear weapons test ban treaty - Keith Rogers
  • Trend News Agency - Iran pursuing full civilian application of nuclear energy - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • Tasnim News Agency - Iran to Produce Rare Earth Elements: Nuclear Chief
  • Mehr News Agency - 9 nuclear plants required by end of Vision Plan
  • The Hindu - Nuclear Fuel Complex clocks best output
  • Times of India - NFC makes indigenous 'Inconel 718'
  • The Hindu - Pakistan veteran recalls shopping trips to nuclear grey markets - Kallol Bhattacherjee
  • Olive Press - European Commission concerned over Spain's nuclear power stations - Rob Horgan
  • Kincardine News - NWMO says managing used nuclear fuel is an ethical issue, not spatial - Darryl Coote
  • Sputnik News - Mysterious Lab Guarding Russia's Nuclear Secrets Marks 70th Anniversary
  • Pressenza - The Marshall Islands vs the world's nuclear powers: questions and answers
  • Tri-City Herald - Nonprofit plans meetings for ill nuclear workers
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - Letter: Diablo Canyon nuclear power plant is an aging powder keg - Harvey Sherback, Berkeley
  • Trend News Agency - Iran's Bushehr nuke plant to produce 6 billion kWh of power
  • Cape Cod Times - Close Pilgrim immediately--No reason for the aging plant to limp along until 2019
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Gov. Nikki Haley: MOX penalty money belongs to state, not Savannah River Site locals - Derrek Asberry
  • Albany Times Union - Drive seeks to save tiny RPI reactor in casino's shadow - Paul Nelson
  • Salon - Valerie Plame has one regret: "I wish I had the maturity and courage to have pushed back more" - Chris Pavone and Valerie Plame
  • Herald Palladium - Transformer fails, oil spills at Cook
  • Watertown Daily Times - Energy reform: no easy path - Alan Rizzo & Ted Booker
  • Asahi Shimbun - Survivors of A-bomb will speak in midst of G-7 meeting
  • CBS Local Philadelphia - Air Force Looking To Replace A-10 Warthog
  • MetroWest Daily News - Editorial: A blueprint for Massachusetts' energy future
  • Las Cruces Sun-News - 20 NM water systems exceed federal lead standard - Susan Montoya Bryan
  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - Our self-destructive gas industry--Natural-gas executives are their own worst enemy - John Hanger
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Los Alamos Historical Society Team Meets Counterparts At Nagasaki Atomic Bomb Museum - Carol A. Clark
  • Xinhua News - 7.1-magnitude quake hits Afghanistan: CENC
  • Ron Paul Institute - Vietnam War at 50: Have We Learned Nothing? - Ron Paul
  • Japan Times - Statements by lawmakers cloud Japan&#039;s position on nuclear arms
  • Japan Times - Contamination: Kadena Air Base&#039;s dirty secret
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - G-7 foreign ministers' meeting kicks off in Hiroshima
  • Mainichi Daily News - Nagasaki mayor asks Obama to visit atomic-bombed cities

    Saturday, April 09, 2016

  • West Hawaii Today - My Turn: Army underplaying depleted uranium risk - Mike Reimer
  • Japan Times - Contamination: Kadena Air Base's dirty secret - Jon Mitchell
  • Popular Mechanics - The Creation of ADAM, the Insidious Radioactive Cluster Mine - David Hambling
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - WIPP officials update public on recovery - Maddy Hayden
  • Idaho Statesman - Editorial: INL nuke solution should start with frank, face-to-face discussions
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - Gov. Martinez introduces new road repairs - Connie Lee
  • Bloomberg - North Korea Tests Rocket Engine as U.S. Talks Up Missile Shield - Jungah Lee
  • Reuters - Entergy gets U.S. NRC approval to fix violations at Waterford 3 reactor - Swati Verma
  • Reuters - Tightened global nuclear security measure takes effect in May: officials - Timothy Gardner
  • Reuters - North Korea says leader Kim supervises test of new engine for missile - Jack Kim
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-India in talks to buy US Predator drones, has eye on China, Pakistan - Sanjeev Miglani
  • Wired News - Radioactive Reindeer Roam Norway 30 Years After Chernobyl
  • KPNX Phoenix - Research into Arizona town's uranium-contaminated water supply sparks change - Joe Dana and Nancy Harrison, KPNX
  • RT - Plutonium mess: SC wrangling with DOE over nuclear waste facility, Russia grows angry - Melbourne Herald Sun
  • News Limited - Tourists flock to radioactive site of the Chernobyl nuclear explosion - Lauren McMah,
  • The Guardian - 'We have a chance to show the truth': into the heart of Chernobyl - Simon Parkin
  • Greenpeace International - 15 things you didn't know about Chernobyl - Celine Mergan
  • Japan Times - G-7 foreign ministers to weigh nuclear future at Hiroshima meeting
  • Asahi Shimbun - Editorial: G-7 in Hiroshima a chance to move closer toward nuke-free future
  • Deutsche Welle - UN treaty to protect nuclear materials from terrorists takes effect in May
  • Maine Public Broadcasting - Court Says Feds Must Pay for Nuclear Waster Storage at Maine Yankee - Fred Bever
  • Bangor Daily News - Federal judge awards Maine Yankee another $24.6 million - Darren Fishell
  • Portland Press herald - Court awards Maine Yankee $24.6 million to pay for storing radioactive waste - Edward D. Murphy
  • Times Picayune - Entergy nuclear plant avoids violations for faked inspections - Littice Bacon-Blood
  • VT Digger - Feds want more details on Vermont Yankee water - Mike Faher
  • OutdoorHub - Residents Dig Mass Graves for "Radioactive" Wild Boar in Fukushima - Daniel Xu
  • Pakistan News - India's nuclear arsenal - Ali Sarwar Naqvi
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - Nuclear plant performance public meeting April 13
  • China Post - Rosatom hopes to plug into nuclear industry - Lyu Chang
  • Trend News Agency - Iran to build nine nuke plants by 2025 - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • The Park Record, UT - Guest editorial: Nuclear power--Nuclear power: a perspective from left-center - Gus Sharry, Park City,
  • Augusta Chronicle - Putin opposed to scrapping MOX - Walter C. Jones
  • Greenville News - Vladimir Putin says MOX shutdown breaches U.S.-Russia deal - Mary Orndorff Troyan
  • Albany Times Union - New York clean energy plan could cost billions, chop climate change gases - Brian Nearing
  • Newburyport Daily News - N-plant license renewal delayed - Angeljean Chiaramida
  • RT - Why Sitting Bull was right about Washington's lack of integrity - John Wight
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Visits to A-bomb cities to be sought
  • Cape Cod Times - Pilgrim workers sign new union contract - Christine Legere
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - Letter: Diablo Canyon 'open phase condition' fears are unfounded - Carl Wurtz, Burbank
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - WIPP officials update public on recovery - Maddy Hayden
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - North Las Vegas company's space habitat rockets into orbit - Henry Brean
  • South Dade News Leader - NRC Holds Safety Meeting in South Dade - Frank Maradiaga
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Strutting their stuff in Oak Ridge (1947) - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Preparing for a rad shipping accident - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Synchronizing work on B61 bombs - Frank Munger
  • Press TV - US not in position to comment on Iran's missile might: Cmdr.
  • FAIR.org - CIA's Work With Filmmakers Puts All Media Workers at Risk - Adam Johnson
  • Mises Institute - And So It Begins Negative Interest Rates Trickle Down in Japan - Paul-Martin Foss
  • NHK World - Abe: Tokyo Olympics to show Japan's reconstruction
  • NHK World - Marukawa visits Fukushima no-entry zone
  • Asahi Shimbun - Editorial: G-7 in Hiroshima a chance to move closer toward nuke-free future
  • Asahi Shimbun - Kerry's visit to Hiroshima grabs spotlight ahead of G-7 meeting
  • Japan Times - G-7 foreign ministers to weigh nuclear future at Hiroshima meeting - Ayako Mie
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - No appeal against Sendai N-plant ruling
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Visits to A-bomb cities to be sought
  • Jiji Press - G-7 Meeting to Urge World Leaders to Visit Hiroshima, Nagasaki
  • Jiji Press - Hiroshima A-Bombing Victim Voices Hopes for G-7 Meeting
  • JAIF - Special Interview with Masaharu Tsubokura, M.D.
  • RT - Plutonium mess: SC wrangling with DOE over nuclear waste facility, Russia grows angry
  • Sydney Morning Herald - Abandoned earth: five years after the Fukushima nuclear disaster
  • China Post - Autoradiograph: radioactivity after the 3/11 quake - Masamichi Kagaya (Photographer) and Dr. Satoshi Mori (University of Tokyo)

    Friday, April 08, 2016

  • truth-out - Energy Department Seeks Public Process for Nuclear Waste Storage - Kari Lydersen, Midwest Energy News
  • Encinitas Advocate - Issa asks for hearing on San Onofre nuclear waste - Jared Whitlock11
  • Discovery News - Even Superman Couldn't Bend this Steel - KEYSTONE-FRANCE
  • Charleston Post Courier - S.C. can't relent on SRS nuclear waste
  • Ely Times - Republican and Democratic parties hold county conventions and select delegates - Ross Johnson
  • CounterPunch - 12 Nuclear Realities Whose Names Must Not Be Spoken - James Heddle
  • Albuquerque Journal - WIPP emergency center inaugurated - Lauren Villagran
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - WIPP opens new emergency operations center - Maddy Hayden
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - LANL: Looking Inside Plutonium - Carol A. Clark
  • Twin Falls Times-News - Reader Comment: New Cyber Lab will Train Idahoans to Do Vital National Security Work - Brent Stacey Idaho National Laboratory
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Reviving fish population at White Oak Creek faces barriers - Frank Munger
  • Albuquerque Journal - Watchdog pushes for labs' eval data - Mark Oswald
  • Seattle Daily Journal of Commerce - Energy Department disputes payment to sub at Hanford
  • Tacoma News Tribune - Senate Republicans in Washington Legislature ax money for private monitoring of toxic wastes - Robert McClure
  • KOMO Seattle - Energy Department: Hanford contractors got millions for same work - Associated Press
  • NEI - Wisconsin Approves Law Lifting Moratorium on New Nuclear Plants
  • AP - Kerry's visit to Hiroshima grabbing spotlight at G-7 meeting - Mari Yamaguchi
  • AP - Ship runs aground at decommissioned Swedish nuclear plant
  • AP - US open to 'new arrangement' on Iran's missile tests - Bradley Klapper
  • Bloomberg - Entergy Agrees to Review Fire Safety at Reactors After Probe - Jonathan Crawford
  • Reuters - Tighter global nuclear security rules to take effect in May - Francois Murphy
  • OilPrice - Why Small Modular Reactors Are Not The Next Big Thing - Leonard Hyman & William Tilles
  • NPR - Unable To Compete On Price, Nuclear Power On The Decline In The U.S. - Brian Mann
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - The Nuclear Security Summit: Wins, losses, and draws - Matthew Bunn
  • Energy Collective - Is Belgium's Nuclear Security Up to Scratch? - Robert J Downes and Daniel Salisbury, researchers at the Centre for Science and Security Studies
  • World Nuclear News - Nuclear security agreement to enter into force
  • World Nuclear News - USA and Kazakhstan energy partnership extends cooperation
  • World Nuclear News - Organizations call for positive EU leadership on nuclear
  • World Nuclear News - L-3 MAPPS to upgrade Slovenian simulator
  • Sputnik News - European Nuclear Plans in Turmoil as French Minister Admits Serious Doubts
  • The Guardian - French nuclear engineers defend Hinkley Point reactor plan - Rob Davies
  • The Guardian - French energy minister: delaying Hinkley Point C still 'under discussion' - Angelique Chrisafis in Paris and Chris Johnston
  • BBC - Hinkley Point: Design difficulties loom - David Shukman, Science editor
  • Wired News - The Ruins and Lovely Landscapes of Soviet Nuke Sites - Laura Mallonee. Laura Mallonee
  • Wall Street Journal - ECO:nomics: Environmentalists Against Nuclear - Sierra Club Executive Director Michael Brune
  • Daily Telegraph - Japanese fishermen to sue over fallout from Bikini Atoll nuclear tests in 1950s - Julian Ryall
  • Daily Express - Father dies almost 50 years after being exposed to radiation from nuclear weapons - Chris Riches
  • NW Evening Mail - Radiation from Cold War air crash site may have affected Dalton man - inquest
  • South China Morning Post - Two Shenzhen nuclear power plants continue to meet safety standards, Hong Kong committee reports
  • The Hindu - Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant first unit would soon generate 1000 MW
  • London Times - France casts fresh doubt over Britain's £18bn nuclear plant - Adam Sage, Paris | Robin Pagnamenta, Energy Editor | Sam Coates, Deputy Political Editor
  • Bloomberg - Ernest Moniz: Iran Nuclear Deal Was Complex Negotiation
  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - Geology is crucial in nuclear waste disposal plans - Mike Keeliher, Brighton Township, The writer is a consulting geologist
  • Reuters - Finland's Olkiluoto-1 nuclear plant to shut on Monday - Jussi Rosendahl
  • All Things Nuclear - Thanks to the NNSA - Stephen Young, Washington representative and senior analyst
  • SA Business Day - Letter: Sober nuclear debate - Anton Eberhard, Cape Town
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - Video: Nuclear storage a subject for San Diego to discuss now
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Nuclear Workers Challenge DOL's Proposals For Compensation Program - Roger Snodgrass
  • Progressive Examiner - EPA takes half measures to save face on radioactive West Lake Landfill - Byron DeLear
  • Press TV - Debate: Iran's National Nuclear Technology Day
  • Press TV - US violating NPT by upgrading nukes: Analyst
  • Korea Times - Greenpeace campaigners compare Fukushima with Gori - Choi Sung-jin
  • Asbury Park Press - Editorial: Who's checking Oyster Creek safety?
  • Lexington Herald Leader - Anxiety in Estill as query into radioactive material continues - Greg Kocher
  • KWES NewsWest9 - Nuclear dump's emergency operations center officials opens
  • E&E Daily - Georgia Power defends 'every dollar and every day' spent on reactors - Kristi E. Swartz
  • New Matilda - Nuclear Waste In Australia: Some Actual Home Truths - Dr Geoff Currie, Associate Professor in Medical Radiation Science?at Charles Sturt University and Clinical Professor/Professor of Molecular Imaging at? Macquarie University
  • Sputnik News - Finnish Nuclear Power Plant Reactor Shut Down After Radioactive Leak
  • Clinton Daily Journal - Letter: Keeping Illinois nuclear plants open Good for our communities and Illinois - Ben Lowers / Clinton Chief of Police
  • AllAfrica - Nigeria: Institute Kicks Against Govt's Nuclear Plans - Moshood Aliyu
  • Asahi Shimbun - G-7 Hiroshima statement won't use 'inhumane' to describe nukes - Hajimu Takeda
  • Asahi Shimbun - VOX POPULI: Kerry's visit is laudable; Obama in Hiroshima would be historic
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - High radiation triggers alert at Browns Ferry - Dave Flessner
  • Asahi Shimbun - Cherry trees in bloom counter the gloom at Fukushima plant - Chikako Kawahara
  • The Courier,. Waterloo, IA - Governor signs bills into law(5): Atomic veterans
  • Business Wire - U.S. Department of Energy Extends Portsmouth Decontamination and Decommissioning Contract through September 2018 - Fluor Corporation
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - ORNL announces small biz awards - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Atomic swimsuit competition (1947) - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Planning milestone for new EOC at Y-12 - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Reviving fish population requires more than clean creek - Frank Munger
  • IEER - Nuclear Security Summit 2016: KPFA interview with Arjun Makhijani - Arjun Makhijani spoke to Philip Maldari
  • NRC - NRC Announces Public Availability of Waterford Nuclear Plant License Renewal Application
  • NRC - NRC Issues Confirmatory Order to Entergy Operations, Inc.
  • IAEA - Key Nuclear Security Agreement to Enter Into Force on 8 May - Anthony Wetherall, IAEA Office of Legal Affairs, Vincent Fournier, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - Statement by IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano on Entry Into Force of CPPNM Amendment
  • IAEA - Road Towards Entry Into Force of Key Nuclear Security Agreement - Vincent Fournier, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - IAEA Advises Lithuania on Project Risks of Ignalina Nuclear Power Plant Decommissioning - Jeff Donovan, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Yonhap News - France to impose own sanctions on N. Korea: diplomat - Lee Haye-ah and Joint Press Corps
  • Xinhua News - Iran dismisses Kerry's missile comments
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notices: Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.; Weekly Receipts, Page 20633 [FR DOC #: 2016-08139]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Exemptions and Combined License Amendments: Virgil C. Summer Nuclear Station, Units 2 and 3; South Carolina Electric and Gas Co. PDF Pages 20688 - 20690 (3 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-08123]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Exemptions: Vogtle Electric Generating Plant Units 3 and 4; Southern Nuclear Operating Company, Inc. Georgia Power Co., Oglethorpe Power Corp., et al. PDF Pages 20690 - 20693 (4 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-08122]
  • Govtrack - S. 1895: Downwinders Compensation Act of 2015 - Sponsor: John McCain(R-AZ)
  • Asahi Shimbun - Children's book connects stories of Fukushima and Chernobyl - Wataru Netsu
  • Latin American Herald Tribune - High Radiation Levels Detected in Abandoned Fukushima Water Tank
  • France Local - France is 'not prepared for a nuclear accident', report says
  • NHK World - Radioactivity at buried tank up in Daiichi plant
  • Kyodo News - G-7 ministers to encourage leaders' visits to A-bombed cities
  • Kyodo News - Plaintiffs not to appeal ruling allowing restart of Sendai reactors
  • Asahi Shimbun - G-7 Hiroshima statement won't use 'inhumane' to describe nukes - Hajimu Takeda
  • Jiji Press - Residents Not to Appeal against Ruling on Sendai N-Reactors

    Thursday, April 07, 2016

  • Albuquerque Journal - Editorial: WIPP is logical repository for plutonium – done right
  • Hawaii Tribune Herald - Army: Pohakuloa Training Area fire more than 2 miles from DU area - Chelsea Jensen
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Guest column: Focus on sustainable nuclear - Darryl Siemer
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - WIPP to welcome governor, host meeting Thursday - Maddy Hayden
  • Idaho Press-Tribune - Cyber security budding program at INL
  • Livermore Independent - Mystery in the Desert Is a Mystery No More - Jeff Garberson
  • KOB•4 Albuquerque - Tribe on front lines of fight over nuclear lab contamination - Susan Montoya Bryan
  • McClatchy Washington Bureau - Senators slam new directive on aid for sick US nuclear workers - Rob Hotakainen
  • East Oregonian - Reporter to share 'Daughters of Hanford' - Karen Parker
  • Daily Caller - Federal Contractor Illegally Gave Business To Corporate Cousin - Ethan Barton
  • Bloomberg - U.S. Navy Will Spend $81.4 Billion on Ships, Subs Through 2021 - Anthony Capaccio
  • Reuters - Putin says reason for no-show at nuclear summit U.S. failure to destroy weapons-grade plutonium - Vladimir Soldatkin
  • Reuters - UPDATE 3-South Africa says nuclear project delayed, not stalled - Olivia Kumwenda-Mtambo
  • The Independent - Radioactive wild boars rampaging around Fukushima nuclear site - Will Worley
  • Xinhua News - Spotlight: An overlooked global challenge: the whereabouts of nuclear material - Li Bo, Kong Weiyi, Jin Jing and Chang Yuan
  • Forbes - Illinois' Nuclear Dilemma Embroils Famed Climate Scientist James Hansen - James Conca
  • The Daily Beast - Japan Nuclear Plants Are Vulnerable to Terror Attacks - Jake Adelstein, Mari Yamamoto
  • JURIST - Japan court rejects suit seeking to enjoin restart of nuclear reactors
  • SC Morning News - AP Interview: Japan lawyer wants no-nukes after Fukushima
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Court's rejection of demand to idle Sendai reactors respected science
  • Asahi Shimbun - EDITORIAL: Reactor ruling ignores lessons, anxiety from Fukushima crisis
  • World Nuclear News - British firms extend cooperation with China
  • World Nuclear News - Contract for decommissioning Canadian Slowpoke
  • EurActiv - Future of former Spanish nuclear site remains unclear - Samuel Morgan
  • France Local - France is 'not prepared for a nuclear accident', report says
  • AllAfrica - South Africa: Nuclear Procurement Not Placed On Hold
  • SA Times - Nuclear power deal doomed to meltdown? - Jan-Jan Joubert
  • SA Independent - Request for nuclear bids delayed, not stalled
  • Johannesburg BizNews - On Zuma's orders, unaffordable nuclear folly keeps chewing up money, time. - Matthew le Cordeur
  • iAfrica - SA nuke procurement plans delayed
  • ESI Africa - S.Africa's DoE refutes claims made by DA member
  • The Guardian - Letter: UK nuclear security is better than North Korea's - Professor Harvey Rutt, Southampton
  • UPI - Sanctions won't solve North Korea nuclear issue, envoy says - Elizabeth Shim
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea defends its nuclear capability - sam@yna.co.kr
  • Chosun Ilbo - N.Korean Nuclear Warhead Test 'Imminent'
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-German nuclear commission chief warns utilities against delaying provision deal - Christoph Steitz and Caroline Copley
  • WTOP - Army inducts nuclear physicist into a new hall of fame
  • The Ecologist UK - Radiation harm deniers? Pro-nuclear environmentalists and the Chernobyl death toll - Dr Jim Green
  • Energy Live News - UK's nuclear sector generated £3.5bn in 2014 - Jacqueline Echevarria
  • Herald Scotland - Agenda: New nuclear will be vital to secure a low-carbon generation mix across the UK - Tom Greatrex
  • Radio Prague - Chernobyl impact study suggests Czech Republic was worse hit by nuclear disaster - Chris Johnstone
  • Blackburn News - Bruce Power Nuclear Waste Facility A High-Tech Operation - Craig Power
  • The State - Buckner: Nuclear reprocessing is best option for environment - Mel Buckner, North Augusta
  • Tryon Daily Bulletin - Time for a nuclear-free future - Ellen Thomas
  • Aiken Standard - Gov. Nikki Haley backs plutonium removal from Savannah River Site, reasserts MOX lawsuit - Derrek Asberry
  • DOE - Kazakhstan - United States Special Commission on Energy Partnership
  • Kingston Daily Freeman - Letter: Safe operation of Indian Point nuclear plant proved by discovery of missing bolts - Rob DiFrancesco, Director, New York Affordable, Reliable Electricity Alliance, New York City
  • Ecowatch - The 'Careful, Thoughtful' Approach to Indian Point Is to Shut It Down Now - Paul Gallay
  • Middletown Transcript - Potassium iodide tablets distributed in Townsend for residents near nuclear power plant - Dolores M. Bernal
  • Baxley News-Banner - NRC launches special inspection of Relief Valves at Hatch Nuclear Plant
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - Watts Bar received more safety complaints from employees this year than any other U.S. plant - Dave Flessner
  • CanadianManufacturing - SNC to shut down nuclear reactor on Edmonton university campus
  • CCTV-America - Beijing nuclear conferences aims to show people the benefits of nuclear - Watch Us Live Anywhere At Http://Www.Cctvamericalive.Com
  • Xinhua News - Opinion: Big-picture thinking needed to chart course for China-U.S. relationship
  • New Yorker - Actual-Sized Photograph: The Hidden Nuclear Ruins on the Border of Russia and Kazakhstan - Will Self
  • Utility Dive - Georgia Power seeks to build more nuclear - Robert Walton
  • The Guardian - New York nuclear plant's future further divides Sanders and Clinton - Alan Yuhas
  • The Villager NYC - Screwed-up reactor is missing a slew of bolts - Paul DeRienzo
  • POWERmag - Four Killed While Protesting Coal Power Plant Construction Project - Aaron Larson
  • POWERmag - Ohio PUC Approves FirstEnergy and AEP Subsidy Plans - Thomas Overton
  • Arka News Agency - Russia still considering its possible participation in construction of new Armenian nuclear power plant
  • Encinitas Coast News - Issa wants public meeting on nuclear fuel in Southern California - Hoa Quach
  • Fiscal Times - Why Adding $1 Trillion for Nuclear Arms Might Be a Bad Idea - Martin Matishak
  • ESI Africa - Eskom's Koeberg nuclear experience
  • Cape Cod Times - Activist seeks attorney general action to protect Pilgrim from terrorists - Christine Legere
  • Cape Cod Broadcasting - NRC to Hold Public Meeting on Performance of Pilgrim Plant
  • BurlingtonFreePress - Opinion: EVs will increase power demand - Bob Leach
  • ABC.au - Cancer cluster concerns prompts calls for action, in northern NSW village
  • Dickinson Press - Concerned citizens group meets to oppose local storage of oilfield waste - Andrew Haffner
  • Southeast Missourian - Atomic veterans - Jack Dragoni
  • Khaleej Times - Rosatom opens regional headquarters
  • St. Louis Post-Dispatch - Editorial: Stop squabbling and clean up the West Lake Landfill
  • Asahi Shimbun - Cheated every step of the way: a raw deal from subcontractors - Sawaaki Hikita
  • Rocky Mountain Outlook - Response to NIMBY and FOIPP
  • Aiken Standard - Nonprofit group files to intervene in S.C. lawsuit against DOE over MOX project - Thomas Gardiner
  • Cumbria Crack - Mayor's public meetings encourage more consultation over Moorside - Carl Fallowfield
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Getting their ears lowered in Oak Ridge - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Space nuclear power to be topic at FORNL - Frank Munger
  • Tri-City Herald - DOE says Hanford contractor overcharged $63.5 million - Annette Cary
  • NRC blog - Dry Cask 101: Making Sure They'll Hold Up - Steven Everard, Structural Engineer
  • Greenpeace International - We've had enough of eating and breathing Chernobyl - Blogpost by Rashid Alimov
  • GreenWorld - How low can they go? Hansen, Shellenberger now shilling for Exelon
  • The Guardian - We are making the wrong energy choices for future generations - Andrew Simms
  • Trend News Agency - Iran unveils 12 nuclear achievements
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea, IAEA discuss N. Korea, proliferation issues - hague@yna.co.kr
  • Press TV - Iran president unveils latest nuclear achievements
  • ENENews - Nuclear Expert: "I've learned there's a huge spike in death rates in Fukushima for young children"… Officials are covering up data – Gov't committing inhuman acts on their own people – Doctor's who treat patients suffering from radiation illness are being put out of business (AUDIO)
  • NHK World - Radioactivity at buried tank up in Daiichi plant
  • NHK World - Auditors: $27 billion needed for decontamination
  • NHK World - Nuclear regulator says Takahama fix appropriate
  • Kyodo News - Ex-Japan fishermen to seek state compensation over U.S. H-bomb tests
  • Kyodo News - High court rejects residents' call to halt reactors in southwest Japan
  • Kyodo News - Regulator stresses gravity of reactor incident to Kansai Electric
  • Asahi Shimbun - Cheated every step of the way: a raw deal from subcontractors - Sawaaki Hikita
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Japan in Depth / High court upholds NRA safety rules - Hiromichi Uemura and Akihito Seto
  • Mainichi Daily News - Gov't plans to lift evacuation order for second Fukushima municipality
  • Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board - Notices: Meetings; Sunshine Act, Pages 20375 - 20376 [FR DOC #: 2016-08086]
  • NRC - NRC to Hold Open House to Discuss Agency's Assessment of Duane Arnold Nuclear Power Plant
  • NRC - NRC Schedules Open House to Discuss Agency's 2015 Assessment of North Anna Nuclear Station
  • NRC - NRC Schedules Open House to Discuss 2015 Vogtle Nuclear Plant Performance and Construction Inspections of New Units
  • Huffington Post - Fallout From Fukushima: A 100,000-Year Hangover
  • National Geographic - Rwanda Genocide Survivor Helping Fukushima's Nuclear Refugees - Posted by Ari Beser
  • Maritime Executive - S. Korea Will Not Share Fukushima Fish Tests
  • Deutsche Welle - EnBW loses damages case over nuclear moratorium
  • SA Business Day - Both sides in the nuclear debate ignore that Eskom has made SA poorer - Leon Louw
  • Encinitas Seaside Courier - Congressman asks DOE to get input from Southern California residents on nuclear waste storage at San Onofre
  • Northumberland Today - Next phase of radiological testing begins in Port Hope, Port Hope Area Initiative says - Valerie MacDonald
  • NorthumberlandView - Local News: Campaign 4 radon monitoring set to begin this summer
  • DOE:EERE - Energy Department Assists with Conserving Water in California - John Coggin, Communications Specialist
  • ABC News - AP Interview: Japan Lawyer Wants No-Nukes After Fukushima - Yuri Kageyama and Mari Yamaguchi
  • YLE News - Fennovoima still looking for final nuclear waste disposal site
  • KUSI San Diego - Mike Aguirre demands more answers on San Onofre probe
  • The International Reporter - Nuclear Industry and Rosatom's Fuel of the Future – No Nuclear Waste - Katherine Frisk
  • International Consortium of Investigative Journalists - The Panama Papers

    Wednesday, April 06, 2016

  • Politico - Extenders in Senate spotlight(8) INHOFE STILL EXPECTS NEW NRC NOM - Eric Wolff
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - Issa calls for feds to add hearing on San Onofre - Rob Nikolewski
  • ABC News - Congressman Presses Agency for Hearing on Nuke Waste Storage - Michael R. Blood, Associated Press
  • Ruidoso News - Trinity Site attracts thousands - Jacqueline Devine
  • Oak Ridger - Historically Speaking: Economic impacts of ORNL's commercial successes - D. Ray Smith
  • EurekAlert - Story tips from the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory, April 2016
  • OH&S - WIPP Installs Underground Personnel Notification and Tracking System
  • LA Monitor - LA to get $32M for roads, water - Tris DeRoma
  • Livermore Patch - Registration Open for Lawrence Livermore National Lab's Teacher Research Academy - Autumn Johnson
  • Idaho Statesman - Idaho's attorney general deflects attacks from lawmakers, expects a cooling-off period - Bill Dentzer
  • AP - GOP senators seek to block proposal on Iran dollar rules - Matthew Lee
  • AP - China restricts trade with North Korea over nuclear tests - Joe McDonald
  • AP - Consequences of gas leak could lead to California blackouts - Brian Melley
  • Bloomberg - EDF Working With French Government to Shore Up Balance Sheet - Francois De Beaupuy
  • Bloomberg - South Africa Awaits Treasury, IPP Office for Nuclear Go-Ahead - Paul Vecchiatto
  • Reuters - In Chernobyl nuclear zone, animals thrive without humans - Vasily Fedosenko
  • Reuters - Japan court rejects appeal on Kyushu Electric reactors, keeping them in operation-NGO - Aaron Sheldrick
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-EDF's Chinese partner will share Hinkley Point risk-Levy - Geert De Clercq
  • Reuters - EDF's hybrid debt is its Achilles' heel - CEO - Geert De Clercq
  • Reuters - EDF chief Levy says will not delay Hinkley Point - Geert De Clercq
  • Financial Times - Japan's nuclear restart stymied by courts - Robin Harding
  • Japan Times - Japan's nuclear regulator stresses gravity of reactor incident to utility Kansai Electric
  • ABC.au - Japan's two nuclear reactors can continue operating, court rules - AFP/Reuters
  • Asahi Shimbun - Court rejects appeal to halt operations of Sendai reactors
  • Japan Time - High court upholds ruling endorsing restarts of Sendai reactors
  • World Nuclear News - Court denies injunction against operation of Sendai units
  • Nikkei Asian Review - High court upholds ruling endorsing restart of Sendai reactor
  • World Nuclear News - German court rejects EnBW's nuclear compensation claim
  • World Nuclear News - Fuel loading completed at third Fuqing unit
  • World Nuclear News - USA sets out nuclear security strategy
  • Deutsche Welle - EnBW loses damages case over nuclear moratorium
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-Court dismisses EnBW claim over nuclear moratorium - Matthias Inverardi
  • New York Times - South Korea Says North Has Capacity to Put Nuclear Warhead on a Missile - Choe Sang-Hun
  • The Guardian - French minister invites Elon Musk to turn nuclear site into Tesla factory
  • CNN - U.S. warns of dire consequences if Iran nuclear deal scrapped - Nicole Gaouette
  • Daily Caller - Don't Be Alarmed But RADIOACTIVE WILD PIGS Are Ravaging Japan's Countryside Near Fukushima - Eric Owens
  • Daily Telegraph - Chernobyl's abandoned wasteland 30 years after nuclear disaster, in pictures
  • International Business Times UK - Chernobyl: Wolves, eagles and other wildlife thriving in exclusion zone 30 years after disaster - David Sim
  • Jamaica Observer - Caribbean moves to strengthen management of radioactive sources
  • SA Business Tech - SA nuclear deal put on ice: DA
  • Eyewitness News Johannesburg - Reports: SA's controversial nuclear deal in limbo - Tara Penny
  • Reuters - South African energy ministry says nuclear process remains on track - Ed Stoddard and Olivia Kumwenda-Mtambo
  • UNC Daily Tar Heel - UNC researchers develop safer nuclear waste storage
  • Seattle Times - Judge rules on nuclear data held by Kitsap County - Hal Bernton
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Public input sought on help for sick nuke workers - Rebecca Moss
  • Pakistan Daily Times - At UN, Pakistan slams nuclear doublespeak
  • OBRag.org - Michael Steinberg
  • Asahi Shimbun - Despite all the misery, nuclear facility vital part of people's lives - Sawaaki Hikita
  • London Free Press - Officials are looking for a new home for 2.6 million highly radioactive fuel rods from nuclear plants - Debora Van Brenk
  • Sputnik News - US, Russia Nuclear Experts Cooperate at Professional Level
  • Scotland National - Cameron urged to tell the truth over Dounreay US nuclear export - Greg Russell
  • Nigeria Businessday - Nuclear energy should be part of Nigeria's electricity mix – experts
  • IEET.org - Nuclear Waste Pollution is an Existential Risk that Threatens Global Health - Margaret Morris
  • Herald Scotland - Nuclear power has bigger share in Scotland's economy than England
  • The Guardian - Paul Mason: the leftwing case for nuclear weapons – video
  • Daily Caller - Nuclear Agency Has Less Work Than Ever, Still Fights Budget Cuts - Andrew Follett
  • Bellona - Reactor extensions for Russian nuclear icebreaker gets mixed environmental reviews - Charles Digges
  • Windham County Commons - Industry group disputes Vermont's nuke fears - Mike Faher
  • VT Digger - Old Vermont Yankee insurance fund to aid solar, hydro projects - Mike Faher
  • Aiken Standard - Letter: MOX project should be completed - Karen Stein, Aiken
  • Slate - Russia's Long History of Corruption - Fred Kaplan
  • Tri-City Herald - Radiation researcher plans exposure, risk lectures
  • Mid-Hudson News - Entergy wins leak rate test extension issue
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Early construction of K-25 - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Lithium czar? - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Sandia gets good marks on reactor review - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Alexander pleased at Labor's response - Frank Munger
  • Tri-City Herald - More Hanford public tours added due to high demand
  • GreenWorld - Japan Diary 2016, Fukushima+5, Part 7. These women are pissed.
  • NRC - NRC to Hold Regulatory Performance Public Meeting Regarding Pilgrim Nuclear Power Plant on April 13 in Plymouth, Mass.
  • NRC - NRC Will Hold an Open House on River Bend Nuclear Plant Performance
  • NRC - NRC to Hold Open House on April 12 in Ontario, N.Y., to Discuss 2015 Performance of R.E. Ginna Nuclear Plant
  • NRC - NRC Schedules Open House to Discuss Agency's 2015 Assessment of Farley Nuclear Plant
  • NRC - NRC Schedules Open House to Discuss Agency's 2015 Assessment of Surry Nuclear Station
  • NWTRB - Transcripts - Winter Board Meeting - February 17, 2016
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea could have already started harvesting plutonium from spent fuel: U.S. think tank - Chang Jae-soon
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Environmental Assessments; Availability, etc.: Virgil C. Summer Nuclear Station, Units 2 and 3; South Carolina Electric and Gas PDF Pages 19999 - 20000 (2 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-07904]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Operator Licensing Examination Standards for Power Reactors, Pages 19998 - 19999 [FR DOC #: 2016-07907]
  • New Republic - Is Bernie Sanders's Nuclear Phaseout Plan a Hippie Pipe Dream or Smart Policy? - Ben Adler
  • DOE:IG - Audit Report: DOE-OIG-16-10: Management and Oversight of Information Technology Contracts at the Department of Energy's Hanford Site
  • Nuclear Energy Insider - Opinion: UK's first new reactor could be an SMR
  • Nuclear Energy Insider - UK decom sector must change plant staff mindset to avoid labor shortage - Karen Thomas
  • Nuclear Energy Insider - France creates nuclear strategy group; UK launches SMR competition

    Tuesday, April 05, 2016

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Conservation Voters launches campaign for Cortez Masto - Ben Botkin
  • Orange County Register - Watchdog: San Onofre should have a say in 'consent' nuclear waste disposal, Rep. Issa says - Teri Sforza
  • Longmont Times-Call - Boulder County considers project connecting Rocky Flats to city, county trails - John Fryar
  • Tri-City Herald - Registration for limited Hanford cleanup tours starts Tuesday
  • Institute for Ethics and Emerging Technologies - Nuclear Waste Pollution is an Existential Risk that Threatens Global Health - Margaret Morris
  • Tri-City Herald - A third of leaking Hanford tank's sludge pumped out
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Tribe on front lines of fight over LANL nuke waste - Susan Montoya Bryan
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Governor Visits Los Alamos To Highlight $32 Million In Water and Transportation Upgrades Around LANL
  • KOAT Albuquerque - State receives $74 million after leak at Waste Isolation Pilot Plant
  • Albuquerque Journal - Does WIPP have room for surplus plutonium? - Lauren Villagran / Journal Staff Writer - Las Cruces Bureau
  • AP - China restricts trade with North Korea over nuclear tests - Joe McDonald
  • AP - Tribe on front lines of fight over nuclear lab contamination - Susan Montoya Bryan
  • AP - US website: Steam seen at North Korea nuke reprocessing lab - Matthew Pennington
  • Reuters - North Korea can put nuclear warhead on mid-range missile: South - Jack Kim
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Japan nuclear plant operators to team up on safety
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea, IAEA to hold nuclear policy talks - hague@yna.co.kr
  • Wired News - The Real Reason the US Is Giving Bomb-Grade Uranium to Europe - Sarah Zhang
  • Lower Hudson Journal - Bernie Sanders: Shut down Indian Point - Jon Campbell
  • UPI - Bernie Sanders wants N.Y.'s Indian Point nuclear plant closed over risk of 'catastrophe' - Doug G. Ware
  • TomDispatch - Tomgram: Cantarow and Levy, Could Nuclear Disaster Come to America? - Ellen Cantarow and Alison Rose Levy
  • CBS New York - Sanders Calls Indian Point Nuclear Plant Disaster Waiting To Happen
  • London Times - Radioactive wild boar roaming Fukushima countryside - Richard Lloyd Parry, Tokyo
  • Quartz - Europe plans to bury its nuclear waste–but doesn't know where, and needs €120 billion to do it - Cassie Werber
  • EU Observer - EU struggles with cost of nuclear clean-up - Eszter Zalan
  • Europa.eu - Commission presents Nuclear Illustrative Programme (PINC) - European Commission - Press release
  • UAE National - Nuclear is the key to a greener tomorrow, UAE conference hears - Caline Malek
  • Business Insider - This failed $5.3 billion nuclear power plant in Germany is now an amusement park that gets hundreds of thousands of visitors each year - Courtney Verrill
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Western Japan utilities plan nuclear safety tie-up to curb costs
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Japan nuclear plant operators to team up on safety
  • The Conversation UK - Britain is sending a huge nuclear waste consignment to America – why?
  • BBC - 'Slim chance' Wylfa Newydd nuclear plant will go ahead - Steffan Messenger
  • pv magazine - UK: supporting renewables over controversial Hinkley nuclear plant could save billions, finds report - Ian Clover
  • World Nuclear News - EC puts figure on maintaining nuclear capacity
  • World Nuclear News - Robust economic assessment for Wheeler River
  • World Nuclear News - HTR helium fan motor passes acceptance tests
  • World Nuclear News - EDF Energy completes 'dry fuel store' at Sizewell B
  • KSDK St. Louis - Radioactive waste found on private property near West Lake Landfill - Grant Bissell, KSDK 9:17 PM. CDT April 04, 2016
  • Aberdeen Press and Journal - Nuclear contamination tests continue in north of Scotland - Sarah Bruce
  • Daily Caller - Feds Spend Over $700 Million On A Radioactive Waste Plant That Doesn't Work - Michael Bastasch
  • BelTA - Belarus, Hungary to exchange practices in government regulation of nuclear industry
  • UPI - North Korea activity detected at Yongbyon nuclear complex - Elizabeth Shim
  • Mehr News - Iran's new nuclear achievements to be unveiled Thu.
  • Newburyport Daily News - Seabrook nuclear power plant drill this week
  • All Things Nuclear - Reactor Core Damage: Meltdown - Dave Lochbaum, director, Nuclear Safety Project
  • Fiji Sun - Fiji Pursues Lead In Nuclear Technology
  • Lancashire Telegraph - Nuclear test veteran who watched bomb being tested on Christmas Island dies - aged 85 - Fiona Pendlebury
  • Louisville Courier-Journal - Comment | Where is uproar over radioactive waste? - Xyara Asplen
  • KRQE Albuquerque - Nuclear Museum gearing up for summer camps - Amy Walker
  • Fiscal Times - France's Royal offers nuclear plant site for Tesla factory
  • ScienceAlert - After 70 years, physicists have finally figured out how a fundamental aspect of nuclear fission works - Brendan Cole
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Andrus continues tussle with DOE over records - Luke Ramseth
  • Staten Island Advance - Radiation sickness: Will Great Kills Park probe stymie seawall? (commentary) - Tom Wrobleski
  • Murray Ledger and Times - Bullard remembers Manhattan Project - John Wright
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - NNSA releases planning documents - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Labor Dept. to reopen comment on rules changes - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Labor Dept. to reopen comment on rules changes - Frank Munger
  • IPS - Strange Spectacle: Nuclear Security Summit 2016 - Dr. John Burroughs
  • DOE - U.S. and Israeli Energy Ministers Sign New Energy Agreement
  • NAS - Project Update: Lessons Learned from the Fukushima Nuclear Accident for Improving Safety and Security of U.S. Nuclear Plants
  • NRC - NRC Will Hold an Open House on River Bend Nuclear Plant Performance
  • NRC - NRC to Hold Open House on April 12 in Ontario, N.Y., to Discuss 2015 Performance of R.E. Ginna Nuclear Plant
  • NRC - NRC Schedules Open House to Discuss Agency's 2015 Assessment of Farley Nuclear Plant
  • NRC - NRC Schedules Open House to Discuss Agency's 2015 Assessment of Surry Nuclear Station
  • IAEA - IAEA Trains Experts to Use Diagnostic Tools for Quick Zika Detection
  • The Guardian - Inside the abandoned city of Pripyat, 30 years after Chernobyl – in pictures - Lynn Hilton
  • BBC - Wylfa Newydd nuclear plant's fate 'affected by power station'
  • Bellona - Lepse dismantlement on schedule and 1000 times safer - Anna Kireeva, translated by Charles Digges
  • Energy Department - Energy Department Notices: Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Idaho National Laboratory, Page 19594 [FR DOC #: 2016-07734]
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Northern New Mexico, Pages 19594 - 19595 [FR DOC #: 2016-07735]
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: Fuel Cycle Technologies, Office of Nuclear Energy, Pages 19587 - 19588 [FR DOC #: 2016-07739]
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: Fuel Cycle Technologies, Office of Nuclear EnergyMeetings, Page 19595 [FR DOC #: 2016-07741]
  • Energy Department - Notices: Surplus Plutonium Disposition, Pages 19588 - 19594 [FR DOC #: 2016-07738]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Applications and Amendments Involving Proposed No Significant Hazards Considerations, etc., Pages 19641 - 19651 [FR DOC #: 2016-07168]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Petition; Director's Decision: Entergy Nuclear Operations, Inc., and Dominion Energy Kewaunee, Inc. Vermont Yankee Nuclear Power Station and Kewaunee Power Station PDF Page 19651 (1 page) [FR DOC #: 2016-07752]
  • Workers Compensation Programs Office - Proposed Rules: Claims for Compensation under the Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation Program Act, Pages 19518 - 19519 [FR DOC #: 2016-07488]
  • New York Times - Could There Be a Terrorist Fukushima? - Graham Allison and William H. Tobey
  • NHK World - Nuclear operators joining hands
  • NHK World - Tighter rules hamper nuclear power studies
  • NHK World - Final checks underway to restart Ikata reactor
  • NHK World - Abe to work for Olympic torch relay in Fukushima
  • Kyodo News - China forced out mention of A-bombed cities in U.N. resolution
  • Kyodo News - Western Japan utilities to tie up in nuclear safety to curb costs
  • Kyodo News - U.S. diplomat defends country's "nuclear umbrella" for Asia
  • Asahi Shimbun - Freezing of soil near Fukushima plant going well, says TEPCO
  • Asahi Shimbun - Braving danger and radiation for chance to earn 11,000 yen a day - Sawaaki Hikita
  • Japan Times - NRA begins checks on Ikata No. 3 reactor
  • Mainichi Daily News - 4 utilities to form alliance over nuclear crisis management, safety measures

    Monday, April 04, 2016

  • Newsweek - How the U.S. Made Dropping Radioactive Bombs Routine - Barbara Koeppel
  • KOAT Albuquerque - 'Downwinders' protest rare opening of Trinity Site - Sandra Ramirez
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Tennessee reaches $2B mark for sick nuclear workers
  • Mexidata - A Milestone as Mexico moves closer to a New Justice System - U.S. Embassy, Mexico
  • Rio Blanco Herald Times - Not all Western history is happy history - Jonathan Thompson, Glenn Nelson, Joshua Zaffos, Heather Hansman
  • truth-out - St. Louis' West Lake Landfill: A Runaway, Ticking, Nuclear Time Bomb That Has Residents Terrified - Josh Cunnings and Emerson Urry
  • Tri-City Herald - First waste comes up from Hanford's vertically buried pipes - Annette Cary
  • Reuters - RPT-UPDATE 1-France to launch third offshore wind tender - Geert De Clercq
  • Xinhua News - Spotlight: China-U.S. nuclear security cooperation energizes new type of major-country ties - Chang Yuan, Xiong Maoling and Sun Ruijun
  • Huffington Post - China's Vital Role at the Nuclear Security Summit - Chen Kai
  • Wired News - Nuclear Power Is Too Safe to Save the World From Climate Change - Nick Stockton
  • North Country Public Radio - Is nuclear power the energy of yesterday? - Brian Mann
  • Wall Street Journal - One year after the Iran nuclear deal--Don't be fooled. The Iran we have long known–hostile, expansionist, violent–is alive and well - Yousef Al Otaiba
  • Tehran Times - Iran not to negotiate, compromise on missile program: Araqchi
  • Tehran Times - JCPOA has created opportunity for progress: Rouhani
  • The Guardian - Planned gas pipeline alongside Indian Point nuclear plant stirs meltdown fears - Sam Thielman in New York
  • Mid-Hudson News - AIM Pipeline protestors rally in Peekskill
  • Lowell Sun - NH, Mass. in nuclear plant exercise this week
  • World Nuclear News - Wisconsin lifts nuclear moratorium
  • World Nuclear News - EC puts figure on maintaining nuclear capacity
  • World Nuclear News - KazAtomProm and ConverDyn join forces in UF6 supply
  • World Nuclear News - Steam generator dropped at French reactor
  • World Nuclear News - Leaders pledge to build on security summit series
  • Wiscasset Newspaper - Meeting to address storage of spent nuclear waste - Phil Di Vece
  • KRQE Albuquerque - Nuke lab cleanup plan makes chromium plume a priority - Associated Press
  • Japan Today - Japan's nuclear dilemma to undercut power reforms - Aaron Sheldrick and Osamu Tsukimori
  • Daily Maverick - Analysis: South Africa's 20-year nuclear family with Russia, courtesy of Tina Joemat-Petterssen - Marianne Thamm
  • ENDS Europe - EU confirms rising cost of nuclear power
  • London Times - Nuclear police say working until 68 is a security risk - John Simpson
  • SA Business Day - Letter: Count all costs and nuclear is a no-go - Judith Taylor, Morningside Manor
  • SA Business Day - Letter: Drop dinosaur technology - Keith Gottschalk, Claremont
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - "Command and Control," terrifying soon at a theater near you - Rachel Bronson
  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - Shipping radioactive waste a hot issue in drilling sector - Anya Litvak
  • Japan Times - Editorial: Enhancing nuclear security
  • Reuters - EU struggles with clean-up costs of ageing nuclear plants - Barbara Lewis
  • Nigeria Punch - 'Radioactive materials importers must get NNRA licences' - Niyi Odebode, Abuja
  • AllAfrica - Interview: Nigeria: Nuclear Technology to Serve Nigeria Electricity Soon - Prof. Dim - Professor Lawrence Anikwe Dim, Soni Daniel and Ben Agande
  • Hopkinsville Kentucky New Era - DOE tours offer glimpse into site's 60-year history - David Zoeller
  • The Hindu - Opposition to Kovvada N-power plant mounts
  • BBC - Additional Dounreay particles work recommended
  • Interfax-Ukraine - Ukrainian NPP security plan discussed at Washington summit – Poroshenko
  • Military.com - Veterans Facing Cancer Hope That 'Atomic Veteran' Bill Becomes Law - Abigail Curtis
  • Bayshore Broadcasting - Bruce Power Looks to the Future
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - ORNL's Wullschleger honored - Frank Munger
  • Tri-City Herald - First waste comes up from Hanford's vertically buried pipes - Annette Cary
  • DOE - U.S. and Israeli Energy Ministers Sign New Energy Agreement
  • NAS - Project Update: - Lessons Learned from the Fukushima Nuclear Accident for Improving Safety and Security of U.S. Nuclear Plants
  • NRC blog - NRC Oversight at Pilgrim Plant Entering a New Phase - Neil Sheehan, Public Affairs Officer, Region I
  • The Guardian - Europe faces €253bn nuclear waste bill - Arthur Neslen
  • The Guardian - A pipeline's being expanded 400ft from my home – wouldn't you be worried? - Courtney M Williams
  • The Guardian - Hinkley Point: China incorporates seven London-based firms - Terry Macalister, Energy editor
  • IAEA - IAEA to Assist Brazil on Nuclear Security at 2016 Olympic Games
  • IAEA - Sustaining Safety Standards: IAEA to Host the International Conference on Effective Nuclear Regulatory Systems - Aabha Dixit, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Wiscasset Newspaper - Meeting to address storage of spent nuclear waste - Phil Di Vece
  • NHK World - Kerry: Hiroshima peace park visit important
  • NHK World - A-bomb Dome prepared for G7 ministers' visit
  • NHK World - G7 ministers to visit Peace Park in Hiroshima
  • NHK World - Japan working on 'Hiroshima Declaration' for G7
  • NHK World - Hibakusha welcomes G7 ministers' visit
  • Asahi Shimbun - Fukushima students reach out to tell truth about radiation - Yuri Oiwa
  • Asahi Shimbun - 3/11 spawns overhaul of disaster-related products
  • Asahi Shimbun - 1st visit set by nuclear powers top diplomats to Hiroshima park
  • Huffington Post - GroundTruth Films: Fukushima Diary - Beth Murphy
  • Daily Mirror - 'Deadly' Chernobyl and Fukushima radioactive waste found on UK BEACH after being leaked from nuclear disasters
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Japan nuclear plant operators to team up on safety
  • Alice Springs News - Jumping the gun on radioactive waste facility? - Kieran Finnane
  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - Notices: Meetings: Subcommittee for Dose Reconstruction Reviews, Advisory Board on Radiation and Worker Health, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Pages 19186 - 19187 [FR DOC #: 2016-07624]
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board Chairs, Pages 19161 - 19162 [FR DOC #: 2016-07642]
  • Energy Department - Notices: Proposed Subsequent Arrangement, Page 19162 [FR DOC #: 2016-07645]
  • Energy Department - Notices: Proposed Subsequent Arrangement, Page 19162 [FR DOC #: 2016-07643]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Rules: List of Approved Spent Fuel Storage Casks: Holtec International HISTORM 100 Cask System; Amendment No. 9, Revision 1; Corrections, Pages 19021 - 19022 [FR DOC #: 2016-07618]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: License Amendment Applications: Entergy Nuclear Operations, Inc.; James A. FitzPatrick Nuclear Power Plant, Pages 19246 - 19247 [FR DOC #: 2016-07639]

    Sunday, April 03, 2016

  • Trend News Agency - Baku wants to protect region from Chernobyl-like disaster in Armenia - Elmira Tariverdiyeva
  • Alamogordo Daily News - Trinity Site attracts thousands - Jacqueline Devine
  • Today's News-Herald - Mohave County wants to widen area for 'Downwinders' compensation - Haley Walters
  • Albany Daily Star - After 30 Years, Plutonium 238 has been producing for NASA's deep space explorations – Lexington Daily Health
  • Idaho Statesman - Idaho researchers invent new microscope - Luke Ramseth
  • Albany Daily Star - Plutonium 238 Thermoelectric Generators will be key factor for future deep space missions – Pittsburgh Tech Zone
  • Daily Telegraph - Mini nuclear power stations in UK towns move one step closer - Kate McCann
  • Los Angeles Times - Column The new nuclear arms race - Doyle McManus
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - Letter: Diablo Canyon nuclear plant still opposed, still poses danger - Janine Rands, San Luis Obispo
  • Scottish Daily Express - 'Teething problems' Britain's first nuclear submarine had lack of storage in maiden voyage - Jaymi McCann
  • AsiaOne - New laws aim at ensuring nuclear safety in China
  • Sunday Mirror - Terrifying footage shows what happens when nuclear bomb goes off underground - Ross Logan
  • Deccan Chronicle - Nuclear security is our top priority, says PM Modi
  • Economic Times - India has no right to question Pakistan's nuke programme: Pakistan daily
  • NDTV - China Develops 300-Megawatt Nuclear Reactor Cooling Pump
  • Paducah Sun - DOE tours offer glimpse into site's 60-year history - David Zoeller
  • Macomb Daily - Report outlines failures that led to Flint water crisis - Jim Bloch, For The Macomb Daily
  • The Guardian - Hinkley Point: China incorporates seven London-based firms - Terry Macalister, Energy editor
  • Asahi Shimbun - 1st visit set by nuclear powers top diplomats to Hiroshima park
  • Jiji Press - G-7 to Show Resolve toward Nuclear Disarmament in Hiroshima
  • Mainichi Daily News - Contaminated water, fuel extraction stand in way of decommissioning Fukushima plant

    Saturday, April 02, 2016

  • Aiken Standard - Scientist proposes turning MOX facility into training center for nuclear security guards - Dede Biles
  • Alamogordo Daily News - Tularosa Downwinders to protest at Trinity Site - Jacqueline Devine
  • Artesia Daily Press - New communication system installed at WIPP - Associated Press
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - A nuclear South Korea would be a mistake - Jungmin Kang
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - DOE formally approves 6 tons of waste to WIPP - Maddy Hayden
  • Japan Times - Water a key element to full 3/11 recovery
  • KOAT Albuquerque - 6 tons of plutonium waste will soon head to WIPP - Sandra Ramirez By Sandra Ramirez
  • KUNM - Feds Could Ship High-Grade Plutonium To WIPP - Ed Williams
  • London Times - Anger over transatlantic nuclear journey - Hamish Macdonell
  • RT - Interview: 'Sitting ducks: Dangerous & dumb to keep building nuclear power plants' - Alice Slate
  • Taos News - Feds plan to send nuke waste to N.M. - Rebecca Moss
  • World Nuclear News - Remote technology centre opens in Japan
  • Tri-City Herald - Workers removing radioactive sludge from leaking Hanford tank - Annette Cary
  • KVEW-tv - Manhattan Project National Historical Park at Hanford Expands 2016 Tour Season - Chelsie Hadden
  • Crosscut Seattle - Senate Republicans kneecap toxic-waste help for public - Robert McClure
  • AP - Obama, leaders urge more action on nuclear security, terror - Josh Lederman, Darlene Superville
  • AP - Obama acknowledges civilian deaths by US drones
  • AP - The Latest: Obama says US-Russia nuke reductions will go on
  • Bloomberg - Argentina Said to Revise Nuclear Pact With China to Favor U.S. - Pablo Rosendo Gonzalez
  • Bloomberg - Snyder Defends Emergency-Manager Law Despite Flint Water Crisis - Elise Young
  • Bloomberg - Video: Obama Speaks at Nuclear Security Summit Opening Plenary
  • Reuters - China braces for 'severe' flooding on Yangtze River - Jessica Macy Yu and Michael Martina
  • Reuters - Obama says 'no doubt' civilians have been killed in drone strikes - Washington Newsroom
  • Reuters - Obama says much nuclear material needs to be secured globally - Washington Newsroom
  • Reuters - More to be done to prevent nuclear proliferation: summit communique - Jeff Mason and Timothy Gardner
  • Reuters - Flint mayor to work with governor even as lawsuit pondered - Mark Weinraub
  • Reuters - World leaders pose for 'family' photo at nuclear summit
  • Reuters - 'Madmen' must not be allowed to get nuclear material: Obama - Roberta Rampton, Matt Spetalnick and David Brunnstrom
  • Reuters - U.S., Japan finalize nuclear material transfer - David Brunnstrom and Megan Cassella
  • Reuters - Video: Obama: Iran nuclear deal successful but more work needed
  • Reuters - Video: Nuclear terrorism fears loom over Obama's final atomic summit
  • The White House - Fact Sheet: U.S. Support to the International Atomic Energy Agency for Nuclear Security
  • St. Louis Post-Dispatch - EPA says it will remove radioactive dirt on private property adjacent to landfill - Jacob Barker
  • Savannah Morning News - Regional group wants into S.C. lawsuit over nuke fuel project
  • Huffington Post - 'Ice Wall' Is Japan's Last-Ditch Effort To Contain Fukushima Radiation - Chris D'Angelo
  • Daily Pakistan - Pakistan attaches great importance to global nuclear security: Fatemi - bySarfraz Ali
  • Swissinfo - Swiss set "good example" over nuclear materials
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Senators: Simplify nuke workers comp claims - Rebecca Moss
  • Milwaukee Journal Sentinel - Scott Walker signs bill ending nuclear reactor ban in state - Patrick Marley
  • Hurriyet Daily News - Ex-Japan PM 'regrets' recommending nuclear technology to Erdogan
  • Atlanta Journal Constitution - New Vogtle nuke unit fires up – April Fool's! - Russell Grantham
  • CCTV-America - NEI International Board of Advisors Chairman Jack Edlow on the nuclear industry - Michelle Makori
  • The Guardian - Obama highlights danger of nuclear terrorism at summit - video
  • CCTV-America - Lessons learned from Three Mile Island nuclear disaster - Jessica Stone
  • Sputnik News - Iran Exceeds Commitments in Implementing Nuclear Deal - IAEA Chief
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Udall, Alexander: Sick Nuclear Workers Deserve Better
  • VOA News - US Releases Uranium Inventory Information
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - Letter: Diablo Canyon desalination plan deserves a brickbat - Charles Varni, Oceano
  • Xinhua News - China, U.S. should do "addition and subtraction" to uphold peace, stability in Asia-Pacific: former FM
  • News Courier - NRC accepts open phase petition, declines immediate action request - Adam Smith
  • Pahrump Valley Times - Preserving Yucca licensing oversight sought - Daria Sokolova
  • Irish Times - In the zone: Chernobyl still dying after 30 years - Daniel McLaughlin
  • KVEW-tv - Manhattan Project National Historical Park at Hanford Expands 2016 Tour Season - Chelsie Hadden
  • Augusta Chronicle - Savannah River Site contract up for bids next year - Walter C. Jones
  • Tri-City Herald - Registration opens April 4 for Hanford national park tours (with video) - Annette Cary
  • IAEA - IAEA has Delivered Concrete Results in Nuclear Security: Director General at Nuclear Security Summit - Andrew Green, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - Statement by IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano on JCPOA
  • IAEA - Road Towards Entry Into Force of Key Nuclear Security Agreement - Vincent Fournier, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Press TV - Obama: World powers should do their end of Iran deal
  • Press TV - Iran nuclear deal proved diplomacy paying off: China president
  • Press TV - IAEA confirms Iran's nuclear commitment to nuclear accord
  • Xinhua News - Xi calls for more national input, int'l cooperation to strengthen global nuclear security system
  • POGO - Persistent Deficiencies in Compensation for Nuclear Workers - Daniel Van Schooten
  • Fukushima Diary - M6.1 hit western Japan / JMA "Connection with a potential great earthquake is not known" - Iori Mochizuki
  • NHK World - Japan working on 'Hiroshima Declaration' for G7
  • NHK World - Kyoto facility has 50kg of highly enriched uranium
  • NHK World - Abe pledges to help improve nuclear plant safety
  • Japan Times - Plutonium from Japan to be disposed of underground in New Mexico
  • Mainichi Daily News - Japan solar power generation jumps 23 times over 10 years
  • Mainichi Daily News - G-7 foreign ministers to visit A-bomb memorial park together
  • Mainichi Daily News - Plutonium from Japan to be disposed of underground in New Mexico
  • Mainichi Daily News - Japan to give up more uranium in historic nuke material removal bid
  • Mainichi Daily News - Ongoing Nuclear Security Summit sheds light on plutonium problems
  • Jiji Press - (Update) G-7 Foreign Ministers to Visit Hiroshima Peace Park \Raw Story - Irradiated: Here's how the US and its allies poisoned Iraq with radioactive and chemically toxic weapons - Barbara Koeppel
  • CounterPunch - The Cowards' Wars - Luciana Bohne
  • EnviroNews - St. Louis' West Lake Landfill: A Runaway, Ticking, Nuclear Time Bomb That Has Residents Terrified - Josh Cunnings
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Use failing power plants to improve the safety and efficiency of clean energy - Jeff Terry
  • Tri-City Herald - Registration opens April 4 for Hanford national park tours (with video) - Annette Cary
  • Daily Star Gazette - After 30 Years, Plutonium 238 has been producing for NASA's deep space explorations – Palm Bay Tech Part
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Roger This: Safety At LANL - Roger Snodgrass
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - ORNL announces big leap in wireless charging for electric vehicles
  • Albuquerque Journal - DOE designates surplus plutonium for disposal at WIPP - Lauren Villagran
  • Albuquerque Journal - DOE wants to send surplus plutonium to WIPP - Lauren Villagran
  • Renewable Energy Magazine - Enel Green Power inaugurates triple renewable hybrid plant in the US - Robin Whitlock
  • KUNM - Senator Wants Attorney General Opinion On Testing, DOE Plans To Send Plutonium To WIPP
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - SNS illustrates the ups and downs of science - Frank Munger
  • AP - Seeing slow progress, leaders face disparate nuclear threats - Josh Lederman
  • AP - Obama finds common cause on NKorea with China and allies - Josh Lederman, Matthew Pennington
  • Bloomberg - Japan Gives Consumers Greater Sway in Choosing Power Retailers - Stephen Stapczynski
  • Bloomberg - Halting Islamic State's Nuclear Goals at Center of Obama Summit - Chris Strohm, Justin Sink, Nafeesa Syeed
  • Reuters - Exclusive: North Korea to pursue nuclear and missile programs - envoy - Stephanie Nebehay
  • Reuters - China still committed to nuclear reprocessing despite Asia stockpile fears - David Brunnstrom
  • Reuters - COLUMN-Money for Obama's nuclear upgrades better spent on conventional weapons - Lawrence Korb
  • Reuters - China, U.S. agree to jointly combat nuclear smuggling: joint statement - David Brunnstrom and Lesley Wroughton
  • MIT Technology Review - This New Fuel Could Make Nuclear Power Safer and Cheaper - Richard Martin
  • POWERnews - Commission Backs Plan to Store World's Nuclear Waste in Australian Outback - Sonal Patel
  • Interfax-Ukraine - Ukraine, Australia sign agreement on uranium supply in Washington
  • WISC Madison - Walker to sign bill ending nuclear moratorium
  • Huffington Post - Critical Nuclear Reactor Bolts Fail at Indian Point 2 - Roger Witherspoon
  • World Nuclear News - Remote technology centre opens in Japan
  • World Nuclear News - Grid connection for Hongyanhe 4
  • World Nuclear News - 31 March 2016 - CGN boosts cooperation with Czech firms
  • World Nuclear News - GoviEx Uranium and Denison Mines join forces in Africa
  • World Nuclear News - Tepco begins ice wall activation
  • World Nuclear News - Nuclear helps offset dip in UK coal generation, 2015 data show
  • Bridgwater Mercury - Plans for nuclear plants like Hinkley in Somerset are wrong, say campaigners, as renewable energy production rises
  • Edie - The UK's ever-changing energy mix: 2015 in charts
  • Pakistan News - Discriminating against a N-power - Muhammad Saeed
  • Cleveland Plain Dealer - PUCO approves FirstEnergy and AEP requests, appeals to follow - John Funk
  • Toledo Blade - PUCO backs utilities' rate lock-in plan--New costs for FirstEnergy, AEP customers uncertain - Jim Provance
  • WHIO Dayton - Ohio regulators OK 2 deals that subsidize older power plants - Julie Carr Smyth
  • Calcutta Telegraph - Cost fears about newN-reactors
  • The Hindu - 'Kovvada nuclear plant neither cost-effective nor power-efficient'
  • The Ecologist blog - EDF shows that wind makes better sense than nuclear - Chris Goodall
  • Maritime Executive - Russia Develops Nuclear Battery for Arctic
  • York Dispatch - Nuclear open house to be held at Peach Bottom
  • Cambridge Network - New nuclear: one size fits all? This could be the time for small modular nuclear reactors to make their mark, argues The Scientific Alliance - Martin Livermore
  • Thomson Reuters - U.S., Japan complete removal of nuclear material from Japan site -statement
  • East Anglian Daily Times - Nuclear waste store opened at Sizewell B power station
  • WRVO Public Media - Nine Mile nuclear also losing money, wants state tax credits - Payne Horning
  • Nuclear Street - AREVA, NuScale SMR Fuel Now Has A Name: NuFuel HTP2
  • Xinhua News - Norway, U.S. sign MoU on nuclear non-proliferation cooperation
  • Herald Scotland - The Midge: Scots fears grow over nuclear materials swap, business minister visits threatened steel plant, Scotland to lead way on gender identity - Alison Rowat
  • Industrialinfo - Energy Fuels Sees Surge in Global Nuclear Construction, Boosting Uranium Prices
  • Toronto Community Bulletin - 'Shuttering Pickering Nuke = jobs, savings and safety' - Angela Bischoff –
  • NorthumberlandView - Commission meeting for CNSC staff status report on Canadian Nuclear Laboratories Limited's Port Hope Area Initiative and participant funding offering
  • Largs and Millport Weekly News - Hunterston nuclear emergency test
  • South Florida Sun-Sentinel - State senator wants review of Biscayne Bay contamination - Jim Saunders
  • Salon - Fukushima on the Hudson: How America is vulnerable to nuclear disaster - Ellen Cantarow and Alison Rose Levy
  • Xinhua News - Xinhua Insight: Safety top priority as China nuclear goes global
  • Daily Sabah - FM Çavusoglu discusses Turkey's nuclear energy program with IAEA head - Anadolu Agency
  • Taipei Times - US praises Taiwan over uranium policy - William Lowther
  • Columbus Business First blog - Kasich, Sierra Club and Akron's mayor react to AEP, FirstEnergy income guarantees - Tom Knox
  • Agenda.ge - Georgia wins international award for nuclear safety
  • Public News Service - FitzPatrick Closing Date Announced
  • Asahi Shimbun - Manga convey realities of living in Tohoku disaster areas - Eiichi Miyashiro
  • Japan Times - Tainted Fukushima towns stuck in time as decon crews plug away
  • Newburyport Daily News - More tests ON ASR at N-plant - Angeljean Chiaramida
  • Sacramento Bee - Diablo Canyon is needed for clean-energy transition - Tom Dalzell
  • Augusta Chronicle - Savannah River Site cleanup misses targets - Walter C. Jones
  • Voice of OC - Decommissioning By Convicted Criminals Puts us All at Risk
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - ORNL sets new standard for wireless charging of electric vehicles - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Alexander, Udall urge Labor Dept. to halt rule changes on sick worker compensation program - Frank Munger
  • Tri-City Herald - 'A is for Atom' A 1953 documentary produced to educate Hanford workers about nuclear fission
  • Greenpeace International - It's time to talk about Belgium's nuclear problem - Blogpost by Jan Vande Putte
  • BBC News - The threat of nuclear terrorism
  • BBC News - China and US to cooperate on nuclear safety - Kirsty Johansen
  • Xinhua News - 1st LD: M-6.1 quake strikes off Mie Prefecture, jolts central Japan
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notices: Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.; Weekly Receipts, Page 18852 [FR DOC #: 2016-07417]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on Plant License Renewal, Page 18899 [FR DOC #: 2016-07456]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards, Subcommittee on APR 1400, Pages 18898 - 18899 [FR DOC #: 2016-07458]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards, Subcommittee on Fukushima, Pages 18897 - 18898 [FR DOC #: 2016-07455]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards, Subcommittee on Fukushima, Page 18898 [FR DOC #: 2016-07461]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards, Subcommittee on Fukushima, Pages 18899 - 18900 [FR DOC #: 2016-07457]
  • Occupational Safety and Health Administration - Notices: Requests for Nominations: Whistleblower Protection Advisory Committee, Pages 18892 - 18893 [FR DOC #: 2016-07427]
  • Workers Compensation Programs Office - Notices: Meetings: Advisory Board on Toxic Substances and Worker Health, Pages 18893 - 18895 [FR DOC #: 2016-07348]
  • IOL - Eskom tariff hike kicks in - ANA Reporter
  • San Clemente Times - Letter: Are San Onofre nuclear waste canisters cracking? - Donna Gilmore, San Clemente
  • ABC - Commission to support nuclear waste dump in SA despite safety concerns and revenue 'disagreement' - Natalie Whiting
  • KSDK St. Louis - Westlake moms group lands high-level D.C. meeting - Casey Nolen
  • DOE:EM - Department of Energy Awards Contract for Transportation Emergency Preparedness Program (TEPP) - Lynette Chafin
  • WorkersCompensation.com - Expansion May Give Former Laboratory Workers in Columbus, Ohio Easier Access to EEOICPA Compensation for Illnesses
  • NHK World - Nuclear Security Summit closes with communique
  • NHK World - Japan, US agree to shrink nuclear material stocks
  • Kyodo News - URGENT: Leaders vow to keep nuclear materials from terrorists
  • Kyodo News - Japan to give up more uranium in historic nuke material removal bid
  • Asahi Shimbun - The Asahi Shimbun | Asia & Japan Watch
  • Asahi Shimbun - Electricity reforms in Japan hit glitch on 1st day, power trading surges
  • Asahi Shimbun - 'Hiroshima oath' for world free of nuclear weapons eyed at G-7 talks - Hajimu Takeda and Ryutaro Abe
  • Asahi Shimbun - EDITORIAL: In deregulated energy market, the power is with the people
  • Japan Times - Plutonium from Japan to be disposed of underground in New Mexico
  • Japan Times - M6.1 quake hits Wakayama Prefecture; no tsunami warning issued
  • Japan Times - Tainted Fukushima towns stuck in time as decon crews plug away - Eiichiro Ishiyama
  • Japan Times - 150 Fukushima No. 1 workers who got maximum radiation dose at start of crisis can now return to plant
  • Mainichi Daily News - Japan to give up more uranium in historic nuke material removal bid
  • Mainichi Daily News - Plutonium from Japan to be disposed of underground in New Mexico
  • Mainichi Daily News - Ongoing Nuclear Security Summit sheds light on plutonium problems
  • Jiji Press - Cable Flaws Found at 20 N-Facilities across Japan
  • JAIF - JAIF Annual Report: World Has 434 Operating NPPs With Capacity of 399GWe