Tuesday, June 27, 2017

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Letter: Reflex opposition to Yucca Mountain project is foolish - Pat Russell, Henderson
  • East Oregonian - Walden: Want to clean up Hanford? Finish Yucca Mountain - Greg Walden
  • Augusta Chronicle - Nuclear waste of time - Rep. Earl L. "Buddy" Carter and Rep. Joe Wilson
  • Fiscal Times - Trump Revives a Radioactive Plan for Storing Nuclear Waste - Eric Pianin
  • Houston Chronicle - Green, Flores: U.S. must better manage nuclear waste storage - Gene Green and Bill Flores
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - SOE Rick Perry calls for Yucca revival - Kevin Trevellyan
  • KPBS - Nuclear Expert Slams Edison's San Onofre Nuclear Waste Storage Plan - Amita Sharma
  • Politico - Heller's hesitance on Obamacare repeal opens Dem divide - Kyle Cheney and Elana Schor
  • Union of Concerned Scientists blog - Trump Administration Delays Protections for Construction and Shipyard Workers, Weakens Beryllium Rule - Kathleen Rest
  • EHS Today - A Proposed Rule for Beryllium… Again - Sandy Smith
  • Law360 - OSHA Floats Pulling Back Some Parts Of Beryllium Rule - Braden Campbell
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - WIPP continues to receive shipments - Kevin Trevellyan
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Luján: Safety Of LANL Workers and Los Alamos Community Must Be Paramount - From the Office of U.S. Rep. Ben Ray Luján
  • The Oregonian - More money -- lots more money -- needed for Hanford cleanup, top official says - Associated Press
  • The Oregonian - The last wild stretch of the Columbia River, found at scenic Hanford Reach - Jamie Hale
  • KING5 Seattle - KING 5 wins National Edward R. Murrow Award
  • Bloomberg - Britain Has It 'Totally Wrong' on Approach to Energy, Ineos Says - Kelly Gilblom and Mathew Carr
  • Reuters - UK will continue funding EU nuclear fusion project if remains as host-gov't - Lefteris Karagiannopoulos
  • Reuters - Russia starts cleaning up Cold War-era nuclear waste - Dmitry Solovyov
  • Reuters - Wind power's big bet: turbines taller than skyscrapers - Stine Jacobsen and Vera Eckert
  • Reuters - SCANA extends assessment of Toshiba's S. Carolina nuclear plant - Tom Hals
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-S.Korea to suspend construction of 2 nuclear reactors while decides fate - Jane Chung and Hyunjoo Jin
  • Reuters - Delaware top court rules for Chicago Bridge in Westinghouse dispute - Tom Hals, Sinead Carew
  • Reuters - 'Bring on more renewables,' U.S. regulator says as grid study looms - Timothy Gardner
  • Sputnik News - Putin, Trump Urged to Sign Joint Anti-Nuclear War Declaration at G20 - thebulletin.org/has-south-korea-renounced-"nuclear-hedging"10863
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Has South Korea renounced "nuclear hedging"? - Lami Kim
  • Hartford Courant - Millstone Owner To Assess Shutting Down Nuclear Plant - Stephen Singer
  • New Haven Register - Arguments continue over future status of Connecticut's Millstone nuclear power plant - Luther Turmelle
  • The State - SCANA to extend nuclear plant evaluation until August - Clif Leblanc
  • The State - SCE&G, Santee Cooper nuclear project could be scrapped within 45 days - SAMMY FRETWELL and CLIF LEBLANC
  • ABC4 Mount Pleasant, SC - Santee Cooper wants feedback on rate increases as nuclear expansion funding woes continue
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Will V.C. Summer get finished? We'll know in September - Kristi E. Swartz
  • Charleston Post Courier - Editorial: Save ratepayers from meltdown
  • Charlotte Business Journal - V.C. Summer deadline may be extended as owners struggle to determine costs - John Downey
  • Charlotte Business Journal - Utilities reach temporary deal to continue work at troubled Summer nuclear plant - John Downey
  • E&E Daily - Nuclear breach opens new chapter in cyber struggle - Blake Sobczak and Peter Behr,
  • Financial Times - Nuclear power still has a 'key role' in UK energy mix - Andrew Ward
  • NDTV - Inside World's Most Efficient Nuclear Reactor, Soon In India: 10 Facts - Pallava Bagla
  • Utility Dive - Green groups oppose TVA plan to test small nuclear reactors - Robert Walton
  • Mountain Press - Groups fight TVA's nuclear reactor plan - Associated Press
  • News Corp Australia - SA sites to proceed in nuke dump selection - Australian Associated Press
  • The Australian - Kimba proceeds to next stage of nuke dump - Meredith Booth
  • BBC - £100m from West to clean up Russian nuclear base - Video journalist: Jeremy Howell
  • Power Engineering International - UK funds off-site nuclear module construction project - Tildy Bayar
  • UAE National - Russia offers expertise that will take Emirati nuclear engineers to top of their game - Caline Malek
  • Sky News Australia - Australia should embrace nuclear subs: Abbott - Peekskill-Cortlandt Patch
  • New York Patch - Operators Shut Down Indian Point 2 Nuclear Power Plant - Lanning Taliaferro
  • Independent Barents Observer - Nuclear waste at Andreeva Bay affects us», says Norwegian border town mayor - Atle Staalesen
  • Daily Mirror - Chernobyl nuclear power plant hit by Petya ransomware attack causing havoc across the globe - Sophie Curtis
  • The Independent - 'Petya' cyber attack: Chernobyl's radiation monitoring system hit by worldwide hack - Andrew Griffin
  • BBC - Global ransomware attack causes chaos
  • RTE Ireland - Chernobyl monitoring system hit by global cyber attack
  • Financial Express - Bihar bets big on nuclear power; plans 3,000 MW plant
  • Manilla Bulletin - A. Brown firm seals Russian deal on nuclear power applications - Myrna M. Velasco
  • TASS - Russia may build new fast fission nuclear reactor within 10 years
  • NW Evening Mail - Government needs to consider alternative nuclear funding, says Cumbrian peer - Duncan Bick
  • Focus Taiwan - No plan yet on mothballed nuclear plant debts: Cabinet - Scarlet Chai and Lee Hsin-Yin
  • Clacton and Frinton Gazette - Process used to remove radioactive waste from Bradwell an "outrage" and "insult" to Blackwater communities, says BANNG - Joshua Searle
  • The Guardian - Letters: Iran nuclear deal must be allowed to thrive
  • London Times - The City and the danger of French nuclear fallout - Dominic Walsh
  • Deutsche Welle - German, Iranian Foreign Ministers: Iran nuclear deal must stay
  • Daily Energy Insider - Nuclear Energy Institute urges FERC to take action to prevent nuclear plant closures
  • All Things Nuclear - Trump Administration Blocks Government Scientists from Attending International Meeting on Nuclear Power - Ed Lyman, Senior Scientist
  • IAEA - IAEA Mission Says Jamaica Strengthens Research Reactor Safety, Sees Room for Further Enhancements
  • IAEA - Top Nuclear Scientists Discuss Fast Reactors and Related Fuel Cycles at IAEA International Conference
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Japan power utilities firing up decades-high debt offerings
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Osaka utility cutting power prices for first time since Fukushima
  • Nikkei Asian Review - New Tepco chief seeks to reorganize nuclear ops
  • KBS WORLD Radio - S. Korea to Suspend Construction of 2 Nuclear Reactors
  • Rutland Herald - Letter: Make Yankee into attraction - Louis Scotellaro, Chittenden
  • London Times - Hinkley Point 'will be years late and hugely over budget' - Emily Gosden
  • E&E Daily - SECURITY: Nuclear breach opens new chapter in cyber struggle - Blake Sobczak and Peter Behr
  • CTV News - Feds accept new info on planned nuclear-waste bunker near Lake Huron - Colin Perkel, The Canadian Press
  • London Free Press - Agency says it's satisfied with answers from OPG about proposed facility near Bruce plant - Randy Richmond
  • Center for Public Integrity - More than 30 nuclear experts inhale uranium after radiation alarms at a weapons site are switched off - Patrick Malone, Peter Cary, R. Jeffrey Smith
  • Taipei Times - Claims of nuclear plant costs rebutted - Chen Wei-han
  • London Times - Nuclear Options: The lesson of the Hinkley Point C saga is not to repeat it
  • BBC - Torus nuclear fusion project gets Brexit funding pledge
  • Congress.gov - H.R.3053 - Nuclear Waste Policy Amendments Act of 2017 - Sponsor: Rep. Shimkus, John [R-IL-15] (Introduced 06/26/2017)
  • House Energy and Commerce Committee - Nuclear Waste Policy Amendment Act 2017 - Chairman Greg Waldman
  • House of Representatives - H.R. 3053: To amend the Nuclear Waste Policy Act of 1982, and for other purposes
  • House Committee on Energy and Commerce - MARKUP: Energy and Commerce to Consider Eight Bills to Modernize Energy Infrastructure and Environmental Laws
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Calcine retrieval continues - Kevin Trevellyan
  • Vermont Journalism Trust - VERMONT YANKEE TECH SKIPPED TESTS OF SAFETY GEAR, SAY FEDS - Mike Faher
  • NRC - NRC to Conduct Open House to Discuss 2016 Performance of Perry Nuclear Power Plant
  • World Nuclear News - Contracts signed for Areva advanced fuels
  • World Nuclear News - Electricity market review is pregnant with options
  • World Nuclear News - India approves Kudankulam concrete pouring
  • Japan Times - What Japan Inc. should learn from Takata - William Pesek
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Nuclear and coal lobbies threaten to scupper renewables in SA - Hartmut Winkler
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea is clearly advancing H-bomb development: Hecker - pbr@yna.co.kr
  • Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2017-13526 Citation: 82 FR 29057 PDF Pages 29057-29058 (2 pages) Permalink
  • International Trade Administration - Notice Meetings: Civil Nuclear Trade Advisory Committee FR Document: 2017-13452 Citation: 82 FR 29037 PDF Page 29037 (1 page) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Collection of Operator Simulator Training Data FR Document: 2017-13335 Citation: 82 FR 29119 PDF Pages 29119-29120 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Data Report on Spouse FR Document: 2017-13334 Citation: 82 FR 29118 PDF Pages 29118-29119 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Guidance: Dedication of Commercial-Grade Items for Use in Nuclear Power Plants FR Document: 2017-13161 Citation: 82 FR 29120 PDF Pages 29120-29121 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on Northwest Medical Isotopes FR Document: 2017-13451 Citation: 82 FR 29119 PDF Page 29119 (1 page) Permalink
  • Occupational Safety and Health Administration - Proposed Rule Occupational Exposure: Beryllium and Beryllium Compounds in Construction and Shipyard Sectors FR Document: 2017-12871 Citation: 82 FR 29182 PDF Pages 29182-29224 (43 pages) Permalink
  • Houston Chronicle - Green, Flores: U.S. must better manage nuclear waste storage - Gene Green and Bill FloresJune
  • Bayshore Broadcasting - Two area communities considered for DGR. - John Divinski
  • Pueblo Chieftain - Manhattan Project waste was sent to Cotter Uranium Mill in Canon City - Tracy Harmon
  • Future of Freedom Foundation - Enemies: Foreign and Domestic - Ron Paul
  • Sputnik News - Crude, Blood, Turmoil: Story of US First 'Successful' Overseas Regime Change - Vladimir Ardayev
  • DOE:Hanford - Hanford Forward Summer 2017

    Monday, June 26, 2017

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - EDITORIAL: Yucca Mountain politics back in full swing
  • Washington Post - Yucca Mountain is an ideal site for nuclear disposal - Frank Cole, Williamsburg, Va.
  • Occupational Health & Safety - OSHA Leaving Beryllium Exposure Limits Intact for Construction, Shipyards
  • KUNM Albuquerque - Land Commissioner Raises Alarm Over Fresh Water, Feds Investigate Improper LANL Shipment - Live From The University Of New Mexico
  • KCBY Coos Bay - 'Full Measure': Toxic legacy - Joce Sterman
  • USA Today - These workers' lives are endangered while contractors running nuclear weapons plants make millions - Peter Cary, Patrick Malone and R. Jeffrey Smith, Center for Public Integrity
  • USA Today - Nuclear material on plane could have leaked like 'cheap ballpoint pen' - Susan Montoya Bryan, The Associated Press
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Planes, missiles would build deterrence against N. Korea - International Business Times
  • IBTimes - Will North Korea Attack Japan? Government Tells Citizens How To Survive Nuclear Missile - Juliana Rose Pignataro
  • UPI - U.S., Japan to reinforce deployment of guided missile destroyers - Elizabeth Shim
  • The Guardian - Grand Canyon is our home. Uranium mining has no place here - Carletta Tilousi
  • Washington Examiner - Should the US pull its nuclear weapons out of Turkey? - Jamie McIntyre
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Westinghouse parent's finances erode ahead of key U.S. deadlines - Kristi E. Swartz
  • Power Technology - Wylfa: new nuclear for Britain on the Horizon - Molly Lempriere
  • Power Technology - Nuclear decommissioning: sending the robots in - Molly Lempriere
  • EurActiv - Massive human chain protests ageing Belgian nuclear reactors - Sam Morgan
  • Xinhua News - Over 50,000 people request closure of two nuclear reactors in Belgium
  • Sputnik News - Some 50,000 Activists Form Human Chain Against 2 Belgian NPPs
  • The State - Utility rates could rise to pay for delayed SC nuclear plant - Sammy Fretwell
  • Charleston Post Courier - Santee Cooper eyes two rate hikes tied to ailing nuclear power project - David Wren
  • WATE 6 Knoxville - Environmental groups challenge TVA nuclear reactor plan - Associated Press
  • Kyiv Post - Russia, Ukraine plan to sign new contract on uranium supplies in July-August - Interfax-Ukraine
  • BBC - Energy industry has 'opportunity' to address price cap - John Moylan
  • Daily Telegraph - Hinkley nuclear costs climb as deadlines slip again - Jillian Ambrose
  • RFI - France's EDF reviews Hinkley Point nuclear power plant costs
  • NASDAQ - EDF : Clarifications about Hinkley Point C project
  • London Times - Experts warn of chaotic fallout from post-Brexit nuclear plan - Francis Elliott
  • National Interest - The Terrifying Tale of the Russian Nuclear Submarine That Sank Twice - Robert Farley
  • Radio Pakistan - 2200MW NUCLEAR POWER PLANTS IN KARACHI TO START GENERATING ELECTRICITY BY END OF NEXT YEAR
  • Hans India - Drawing competition on Nuclear Energy- Safe Energy
  • Vermont Journalism Trust - STATES CLAIM NRC IGNORING NUKE CLEANUP CONCERNS - Mike Faher
  • Crosscut Seattle - Fate of UW campus in hands of state Supreme Court - Knute Berger
  • Sputnik News - Russia's Nuclear-Powered Ulyanovsk Sub Keel-Laying Set for July 28
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Council must clearly communicate reliable information on radiation
  • Japan Times - Japanese government conveys regret over Moon's Fukushima nuclear crisis remarks
  • Brattleboro Reformer - AREVA touts safety, experience in decommissioning - Mike Faher
  • New Indian Express - Activists set for another legal war against new Kudankulam nuclear plant units in Tamil Nadu
  • Augusta Chronicle - SREL study catches industrial metals before they reach surface water - Thomas Gardiner
  • KCEN Central Texas - Atomic cleanup veterans asking for public's help in getting medical care - Brandon Gray
  • Sputnik News - Belarusian NPP's 2nd Unit to Be Launched as Scheduled - Ambassador to Russia
  • KBS WORLD Radio - Nation's Oldest Reactor Shuts Down
  • Utility Dive - PJM: FirstEnergy's Ohio nukes not necessary to maintain grid reliability - Robert Walton
  • Economic Times - India should aim to get 40% electricity from nuclear power by 2050: M R Srinivasan, Former AEC chief
  • TASS - Russia to float out first modernized nuclear submarine in August
  • TASS - The might of Russia's advanced nuclear submarine
  • Aiken Standard - SRS conducts annual live burn training
  • E&E Daily - GRID: When wind is the firmest thing - David Ferris
  • NRC - NRC Names New Senior Resident Inspector at Point Beach Nuclear Plant
  • World Nuclear News - Canada narrows repository site search
  • World Nuclear News - India approves Kudankulam concrete pouring
  • NHK World - TEPCO aims to complete Fukushima ice wall
  • Japan News - TEPCO vows decommissioning of Fukushima N-plant
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Council must clearly communicate reliable information on radiation
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Cosatu unites with business against state capture, nuclear and Eskom - Matthew le Cordeur
  • BelTA - Belarus shows interest in Slovakia's nuclear security practices
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Design Information Questionnaire FR Document: 2017-13316 Citation: 82 FR 28911 PDF Pages 28911-28912 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2017-13372 Citation: 82 FR 28910 PDF Pages 28910-28911 (2 pages) Permalink
  • E&E Daily - NRC: Svinicki's confirmation vote set for today - Sam Mintz

    Sunday, June 25, 2017

  • Los Alamos Daily Post - NNSA On Improper Shipment Sent From LANL - NNSA News
  • Idaho Statesman - Moving the wrong way on energy innovation - Todd Allen
  • USA Today - Atomic City: Secret No Longer - Kit Bernardi
  • AP News - US investigates after lab improperly ships nuclear material - Susan Montoya Bryan
  • Bloomberg - Trump to Call for U.S. 'Dominance' in Global Energy Production - Jennifer A Dlouhy
  • Bloomberg - Trump's CIA Chief Says U.S. Plans to Stop Leaks, 'Punish' Leakers - Andrew Mayeda
  • Bloomberg - Trump Calls Modi 'True Friend' as U.S., India Approach Talks - Iain Marlow and Nc Bipindra
  • Reuters video - China, U.S. push for complete denuclearization of North Korea
  • Deutsche Welle - Czech Republic nuclear power station hosts bikini contest to choose interns
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - Environmental groups challenge TVA plans for small nuclear reactors in Oak Ridge - Dave Flessner
  • History News Network - The World's Nuclear Powers Are Renewing their Race to Catastrophe - Dr. Lawrence Wittner, Professor of History emeritus at SUNY/Albany
  • KATV Little Rock AR - Arkansas university nearing end of nuke site cleanup
  • Northglen News - Govt pursuing nuclear programme
  • Asahi Shimbun - 'Orizuru' put on tables of 5 absent nuke powers, Japan at U.N. - Keita Mano
  • Nikkei Asian Review - North Korea can now target Japan with a nuclear missile - Tetsuro Kosaka
  • The State - SCE&G nuclear project may stay afloat past Monday deadline - Sammy Fretwell
  • India Times - 'After nuclear deal, H-1B visas first major test for Indian lobbying' - Chidanand Rajghatta
  • Taipei Times - INTERVIEW: The tortuous journey toward national energy reform - Chou Kuei-tien, director of the Graduate Institute of National Development
  • The Hindu - Frustration again for India at NSG meet - Suhasini Haidar
  • Asia Times - Yoshida's Dilemma, One Man's Struggle to Avert a Nuclear Catastrophe - Todd Crowell
  • New Indian Express - Scientists' exodus hits Bhabha Atomic Research Centre - Richa Sharma
  • Plymouth Herald - The huge tunnel near Plymouth which hid a deadly Cold War secret
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Judge Rules Against WCS - EnergySolutions Merger - Chris Clark
  • Lancaster Intelligencer Journal - Letter: Could TMI be used for medical isotopes? - Cheryl Coble, Lancaster Township
  • Hendersonville Times-News, NC - Duke Energy shares future plans with the community - Andrew Mundhenk
  • Beyond Nuclear - DOJ Wins Stop To $367M Merger Of Radioactive Waste Firms; NRC suspends licensing proceeding on WCS CISF
  • Beyond Nuclear - Permanently closed U.S. nuclear reactor should be "autopsied"
  • NHK World - M5.6 quake in central Japan
  • Jiji Press - (Update 4) Powerful Quake Hits Central Japan's Nagano Pref.
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea says its nuclear program not subject to negotiation
  • Washington Post - Editorial: A disturbing broken link in the nuclear weapons chain
  • Reuters - U.S. Navy sailors can sue in U.S. over Fukushima radiation leak - Lindsey Kortyka
  • India Times - Andhra Pradesh opens door to nuclear plant rejected by Bengal
  • Iranian Financial Tribune - Halt in Heavy Water Production to Avoid JCPOA Breach
  • Iranian Financial Tribune - FATF Extends Suspension of Iran Countermeasures - Update - Sputnik News
  • Sputnik News - Research Institute Launches Tests to Stop Fukushima NPP Water Leakage

    Saturday, June 24, 2017

  • Scranton Times-Tribune - Account for nuke waste
  • Nevada Independent - Dispatches from Washington: A look at news releases from Nevada delegates this week - Riley Snyder and Jackie Valley
  • West Virginia Public Broadcasting - Nuclear Option: Officials Hope Old Facility Can Fuel Growth - Nicole Erwin
  • PR Newswire - USW Blasts Proposal to Cancel Beryllium Protections for Shipyard and Construction Workers - United Steelworkers (USW)
  • National Law Review - Beryllium Exposure Rule Going Through Changes, OSHA Admits - Joseph S. Dreesen
  • Barnstable Patriot - Deconstructing Pilgrim: The danger of disregarding safety concerns - Diane Turco
  • LA Monitor - LANL defends plutonium facility after critical report - Tris DeRoma
  • Albuquerque Journal - LANL ships 'special' nuclear material by air cargo - Mark Oswald
  • Rexburg Standard Journal - INL sponsors Museum of Idaho exhibit Space: A Journey to our Future
  • Aiken Standard - Improperly packaged nuclear materials sent from Los Alamos to Aiken County - Michael Smit
  • Idaho Statesman - He's not well known, but nobody knows more about Idaho water law than Clive Strong - Robert Ehlert
  • Citizens for Legitimate Government - Radioactive Waste Still Flooding Columbia River, EPA Says
  • Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette - Nuke-site cleanup's end in sight, UA says--Need $10.1M to finish job, administrator says - By Jaime Adame
  • U.S. News & World Report - Arkansas University Nearing End of Nuke Site Cleanup
  • Daily Telegraph - Tiny outback Australian town, famous for The Big Galah, votes to house nuclear waste dump - Jonathan Pearlman
  • Arizona Daily Sun - In the shadow of Red Butte, Havasupai stand against uranium mining - Emery Cowan
  • Augusta Chronicle - Summer program turns teachers into nuclear students - Thomas Gardiner
  • OilPrice - IEA Official: Nuclear Must Remain In The Mix To Meet Global Carbon Goals - Zainab Calcuttawala
  • News24 - UK: Nuclear plant to cost consumers 'billions more'
  • UK Independent - Hinkley Point: Britain's nuclear white elephant trumpets again - James Moore
  • Savannah Morning News - Kyler: No taxpayer bailout for failed nuclear projects - David Kyler
  • BusinessGhana - Nuclear energy to add 2,400MW to grid
  • Hans India - Indian Nuclear Energy Programme
  • London Times - EDF nuclear plant passwords sold by hackers - Louis Goddard
  • Greenfield Recorder - Seabrook remembered by those who were there - Richie Davis
  • Sydney Morning Herald - Rose and Karina Lester: How illness has driven our anti-nuclear campaign work - Rosamund Burton
  • Dallas Morning News - Dallas-based Waste Control Specialists drops sale plan after judge's ruling - Jeff Mosier
  • Midland Reporter-Telegram - WCS mulls resuming nuke waste storage license
  • Vermont Journalism Trust - Nuclear Dismantler Touts Safety, Experience for Vermont Job - Mike Faher
  • TASS - India's watchdog gives green light to construction of second stage of nuclear power plant
  • Cape Cod Times - Pilgrim incidents result in disciplinary action - Christine Legere
  • Reuters India - EXCLUSIVE-Regulator advises EDF's Flamanville reactor fit for purpose-sources - Geert De Clercq
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Missing documentation throws Santee Cooper, SCE&G nuclear project timeline, costs in doubt - David Wren
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - Nuclear Decommissioning Citizens Advisory Panel lifts off - Frank Mand
  • Windsor Star - Letter: Ontario's plan for nuclear accidents is incomplete - Eckart Scheuing, Kingsville
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea repeats call on S. Korea to halt joint drills with U.S. forces
  • Daily Trust Nigeria - The need for Institute of Nuclear Materials Management in Nigeria - Prof. Jonah
  • Aiken Standard - Toshiba seeks SCANA, Santee Cooper takeover of V.C. Summer - Michael Smith
  • WXOW - Senators seek Pentagon investigation of torture reports - Desmond Butler and Maggie Michael
  • Press TV - 'Failure to uphold Iran deal to have global consequences'
  • Pahrump Valley Times - Energy secretary's Yucca comments irk Nevada's leaders, please Nye County - Daria Sokolova
  • Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources - {Time Change} Hearing to examine the President's budget request for the Department of Energy for Fiscal Year 2018
  • POWERnews - Analysis Shows U.S. Nuclear Plants Losing $2.9 Billion Annually - Darrell Proctor
  • POWERnews - Cost Overruns at Vogtle Expected to Soar - Darrell Proctor
  • POWERnews - House Passes PTC Extension for New Nuclear Facilities - Sonal Patel
  • POWERnews - Experts Debunk 100% Renewables Decarbonization - Kennedy Maize
  • USGS - M 5.2 - 30km W of Ina, Japan
  • NHK World - Test to stop water leakage conducted in Fukushima

    Friday, June 23, 2017

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Perry tangles with Cortez Masto over Yucca Mountain plans - Gary Martin
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Perry calls for Yucca revival - Kevin Trevellyan
  • Triple Pundit - Rick Perry Plays the Fukushima Card - Leon Kaye
  • San Diego Reader - Rick Perry joins environmentalists on San Onofre--Energy department wants to revive stalled Nevada nuclear dump plan - Dave Rice
  • Denver Post - Letters: Is the Rocky Flats wildlife refuge safe for the public? (2 letters) - Gary L. Teegarden, Erie; Paula Elofson-Gardine, Lakewood, Susan Hurst, Lakewood
  • The Hill blog - Labor Dept. proposes changes to worker protection rule - Lydia Wheeler
  • Lexology - Beryllium Exposure Rule Going Through Changes, OSHA Admits - Jackson Lewis PC
  • ABC.au - Government plans to introduce new laws to protect and reward whistleblowers - David Chau
  • Sydney Morning Herald - Australian whistleblowers could get access to bounties worth millions - Eryk Bagshaw
  • News Limited Australlia - Whistleblowers who expose corporate corruption to be compensated under new laws
  • KNDO NBC Yakima - PNNL worker files complaint against DOE - Rex Carlin
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - U.S. Sen. Tom Udall Questions Energy Secretary On Safety and Future Of Plutonium Mission At LANL - Carol A. Clark
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Sen. Alexander on Trump's DOE cuts: National labs are country's 'secret weapon' - Brittany Crocker
  • Idaho Statesman - Fifty years for a nuclear testing ground that was based on an audacious idea - Sean O'kelly
  • Bloomberg - South Africa Names New Board Members for Power Utility Eskom - Loni Prinsloo and Paul Burkhardt
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-RWE uses nuclear rebate to give investors special dividend - Maria Sheahan
  • Reuters - Toshiba estimates bigger loss for past year on Westinghouse, lawsuits - Makiko Yamazaki
  • Reuters - UK Hinkley plant could cost $38 bln in electricity payment top-ups: watchdog - Susanna Twidale
  • Reuters - Environmental groups seek halt to South Carolina nuclear plant - Dena Aubin
  • Reuters video - Nuclear North Korea: South Korea asks China to step in
  • BBC - How should we manage nuclear energy? - Chris Baraniuk
  • Greentech Media - Nuclear Can Be Friends With Renewables -- If It's Modular - Katie Fehrenbacher
  • Daily Telegraph - US sailors who 'fell sick from Fukushima radiation' allowed to sue Japan, nuclear plant operator - Julian Ryall
  • Asia Times - Third-gen Chinese nuclear technology arrives in Karachi - Sabena Siddiqui
  • Japan Times - NRA urging background checks on students using Japan's research reactors
  • NavyTimes - Court: Sailors can sue in US over Japanese nuclear disaster
  • Japan Times - New Tepco chief reaffirms Fukushima commitment, but underscored need for plant restarts - Shusuke Murai
  • Business Wire - Former Senator John Edwards Representing Thousands of United States Veterans Injured in Nuclear Disaster
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Shareholders approve new TEPCO board
  • Law360 - 9th Circ. Allows Sailors' $1B Fukushima Suit To Proceed - Juan Carlos Rodriguez
  • The Hankyoreh - North Korea hints at suspending nuke tests if S. Korea-US military exercises are suspended - Jung In-hwan and Lee Se-young
  • The State - End $14 billion S.C. nuclear plant project, pay customers back for overruns, critics say - Sammy Fretwell
  • NY Newsday - Document: Radioactive materials were handled at Grumman site
  • London Sun - Report brands planned Hinkley Point C nuclear reactor 'risky' project taxpayers will be funding for decades – and could add £15 per year to YOUR energy bill - Harry Cole
  • The Guardian - Spending watchdog condemns 'risky and expensive' Hinkley Point - Adam Vaughan
  • Daily Telegraph - Hinkley nuclear deal is 'high cost and risky', says spending watchdog - Jillian Ambrose
  • UK Independent - National Audit Office slams Government's 'high cost and risky deal' for Hinkley Point nuclear power station - Ian Johnston
  • Belfast Telegraph - Warning of 'risky and expensive' nuclear project at Hinkley Point C
  • Sky News - Consumers locked into 'risky' Hinkley Point nuclear plant, report warns
  • Daily Mail - Expensive and high risk: Watchdog's damning verdict on decision to approve new nuclear power station at Hinkley Point - Sean Poulter
  • Financial Times - Warning over 'risky and expensive' Hinkley Point nuclear project - Andrew Ward
  • The Guardian - Hinkley Point C: watchdog confirms fears of political vanity project - Nils Pratley
  • BBC - Hinkley Point deal 'risky and expensive'
  • London Times - Hinkley nuclear deal 'cost public £15bn more than it should have' - Ben Webster
  • Platts - UK's Hinkley Point C deal 'locks consumers into risky, expensive project': NAO - Henry Edwardes-Evans
  • The Guardian - Hinkley Point is a terrible deal. May must show courage and cancel it - Simon Jenkins
  • ITV - "High cost and risky deal" for Hinkley Point C
  • Daily Post North Wales - Wylfa Newydd can 'learn lessons' from report into 'risky and expensive' Hinkley Point - Owen Hughes
  • Columbia Free Times, SC - Should SCE&G Refund Ratepayers for Nuclear Project? - David Travis Bland
  • WIS - PSC schedules hearing on nuclear plant future after environmental groups' protest - Jack Kuenzie
  • Xinhua News - China hails "positive signals" on Korean Peninsula nuclear issue
  • AfricaNews - South Africa will go through with nuclear expansion plans - Zuma - Reuters
  • Huffington Post South Africa blog - Zuma To Face A Grilling In Parliament
  • Xinhua News - South African president Zuma vows to continue nuclear program
  • Huffington Post South Africa - There's Still No Way Speaker Baleka Mbete Will Allow A Secret Ballot - Pieter du Toit
  • Huffington Post South Africa - Here's The New Eskom Interim Board
  • Daily Maverick - Parliament: Zuma stands up to ConCourt Ruling, but there are more questions than answers - Marianne Merten
  • Zimbabwe Herald - Govt conducting uranium exploration - Noel Munjanja
  • WBAY Green Bay, WI - All nuclear fuel moved from Kewaunee Power Station
  • WGBA NBC26 Green Bay - Nuclear fuel moved for decommissioning of Kewaunee Power Station
  • KNWA Northwest Arkansas - SEFOR Nuclear Reactor One Step Closer to Being Gone - Chellsie Brown
  • Huffington Post - Nuclear Bombs and Nuclear Reactor Meltdowns Affect the Environment in Very Different Ways - Quora
  • IAEA - Large-scale International Exercise Evaluating Response to a Nuclear Emergency Concludes after 36 Hours
  • Bellona - Decades of piled up nuclear fuel bids farewell to Andreyeva Bay - Charles Digges
  • Idaho Statesman - Fifty years for a nuclear testing ground that was based on an audacious idea - Sean O'kelly
  • Mother Nature Network - People once used nuclear radiation to grow really big plants - Angela Nelson
  • Charlotte Business Journal - Complaint demands immediate construction halt at troubled V.C. Summer nuclear plant - John Downey
  • Lusaka Times - Zambia has capacity for nuclear-Professor Mpande
  • Asahi Shimbun - Resin stuck on plutonium could be to blame for Ibaraki accident
  • Taiwan News - Most Taiwanese want to ditch nuclear power but without having to pay for it - Juvina Lai
  • Hudson Valley News Network - Indian Point 3 Nuclear Power Plant Returns to Service - Kathy Welsh
  • Salt Lake Tribune - Judge stops Utah's EnergySolutions from buying rival nuclear-waste disposal company - Randall Chase
  • IAEA - IAEA Mission Notes Enhancements in Polish Regulatory Safety Framework, Areas for Improvement
  • E&E Daily - Scana keeps cards close on reactor project's fate - Kristi E. Swartz
  • The Guardian - Iran nuclear chief warns US over support for Saudi Arabia - Saeed Kamali Dehghan
  • Chandigarh Tribune - Iran nuclear chief urges West to save historic deal
  • Albuquerque Journal - Polonium, then and now: chilling experiments and assassinations - Andy Stiny
  • The Southern - Groups warn of radiation exposure associated with fracking - Barb Eidlin
  • Times & Star - Cumbrian nuclear backer Toshiba delays reporting results again and predicts bigger loss
  • India Times - China still says no to India's NSG membership
  • New Hampshire Business Review - NH firms awarded more than $3 million in Dept. of Energy research and innovation grants - Liisa Rajala
  • Japan Times - Moon calls on Xi to do more to thwart North Korea's nuclear program, voices concern over Japan's defense spending
  • Public Finance UK - Hinkley Point C nuclear power plant 'risky and expensive', says NAO - Anthony Barej
  • BusinessTech SA - Govt pursuing Nuclear Build Programme
  • Johannesburg Citizen - Controversial nuclear build goes ahead - Nkululeko Ncana
  • Eyewitness News Johannesburg - ZUMA 'HAS NO KNOWLEDGE' OF HIS FAMILY BENEFITING FROM NUCLEAR PROGRAMME - Rahima Essop
  • Patriot-News - Three Mile Island operator takes another step toward closing nuclear plant - Wallace McKelvey
  • ESI Africa - Uganda signs deal with Russia for peaceful uses of atomic energy
  • Sudan Tribune - Ethiopia, Russia sign MoU on peaceful applications of atomic energy
  • St. Catharines Standard - Letter(#2): Concerns not 'fear-mongering' - Gracia Janes, Environment convener,, National Council of Women of Canada, Niagara-on-the-Lake
  • Cape Cod Times - Letter: Cape quite vulnerable to nuclear annihilation - William H. Painter, Yarmouth Port
  • Cape Cod Times - Pilgrim advisory panel 'ready to get to work' - Christine Legere
  • Brattleboro Reformer - States: NRC ignoring nuke cleanup concerns - Mike Faher
  • News24 City Press - 'I have been doing a great job': Zuma - Avantika Seeth
  • Tarrytown Daily Voice - Indian Point 3 Back In Service After 10-Day Shutdown
  • Creamer Media's Engineering News - Global atomic agency selects South African for key regulatory post - Keith Campbell
  • Sandusky Register - Davis-Besse devalue could cost locals - Patrick Pfanner
  • Tri-City Herald - Energy secretary defends proposed Hanford, PNNL cuts - Annette Cary
  • Tri-City Herald - Energy secretary questions if Hanford money is well spent - Annette Cary
  • NWTRB - AGENDA: Summer Board Meeting; Wednesday, June 21, 2017
  • USGS - M 4.5 - 10km WSW of Otsuchi, Japan
  • IAEA - ARCAL Present at the IAEA's International Conference on the Technical Cooperation Programme - Crosby Plaza, IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation
  • World Nuclear News - Perry speaks out for Yucca Mountain
  • World Nuclear News - Toshiba granted extension to accounting deadline
  • World Nuclear News - US court blocks WCS sale
  • Trend News Agency - US-Arab lobby working to convince FATF against Iran: source - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • Asahi Shimbun - Court: Sailors can sue in U.S. over 3/11 Fukushima nuclear disaster - The Associated Press
  • Asahi Shimbun - Toshiba gets earnings report extension, faces delisting risk - The Associated Press
  • Mainichi Daily News - US court: Sailors can sue in US over Japanese nuclear disaster
  • Mainichi Daily News - Toshiba shares to be demoted, firm's negative net worth widens
  • Fin24 - Will new board lead Eskom to greener pastures? - Yolandi Groenewald
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Environmental Impact Statements; Availability Notice FR Document: 2017-13187 Citation: 82 FR 28656 PDF Page 28656
  • Presidential Documents - Administrative Order North Korea; Continuation of National Emergency (Notice of June 21, 2017) FR Document: 2017-13376 Citation: 82 FR 28743 PDF Pages 28743-28744
  • Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction - Rule Freedom of Information Act and Privacy Act Procedures FR Document: 2017-13056 Citation: 82 FR 28549 PDF Pages 28549-28550
  • Workers Compensation Programs Office - Notice Charter Renewals: Advisory Board on Toxic Substances and Worker Health FR Document: 2017-13202 Citation: 82 FR 28696 PDF Pages 28696-28697
  • Lacey Patch - Nuclear Regulatory Commission Grants Oyster Creek Request For 'Relaxation' Of Vents In Plant's Drywell - Patricia A. Miller
  • Xinhua News - Uranium mining ultimatum in Western Australia sparks nuclear debate
  • Joongang Daily - Atomic misconceptions: President Moon's zero-nuclear policy stems from biased views on nuclear power - Joo Han-gyu, professor of nuclear energy systems engineering at Seoul National University
  • E&E Daily - GAO defends more workers for nuclear probes - Nick Sobczyk
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Heinrich Secures Commitment From Energy Secretary To Maintain LANL's Plutonium Mission
  • CounterPunch - Fukushima's Radiation Will Poison Food "for Decades," Study Finds - John LaForge
  • Congress.gov - S.97 - Nuclear Energy Innovation Capabilities Act of 2017 - Sponsor: Sen. Crapo, Mike [R-ID]
  • FAIR.org - Syria the Latest Case of US 'Stumbling' Into War - Adam Johnson
  • Science AAAS - U.S. energy secretary steps carefully around budgetmakers in Congress - David Malakoff
  • Grist Magazine - The fact is: Facts don't matter to climate deniers - Eric Holthaus
  • Electric Light & Power - Perry wants DOE to support small modular nuclear reactors - Jeff Postelwait
  • Grist Magazine - Al Franken had to explain the scientific method to Rick Perry
  • Grist Magazine - EPA science adviser says clearing board of experts leaves "huge void"
  • CBN News - Rick Perry Responds to Criticism on Climate Change Comments - Jenna Browder
  • E&E Daily - Perry, Franken spar over warming - Umair Irfan
  • UK Independent - US Energy Secretary Rick Perry told he lacks 'fundamental understanding' of climate science - Ian Johnston
  • E&E Daily - Senators call Perry's budget defense a 'suicide mission' - Hannah Northey
  • Union of Concerned Scientists blog - 7 Things We Expect to See in Rick Perry's Unnecessary and Biased Grid Study - Steve Clemmer, Director of Energy Research, Clean Energy
  • Politico - 5 things Trump did while you weren't looking: Week 3 - Danny Vinik
  • CNIC - Nuke Info Tokyo No. 178 (May/June 2017)
  • CNIC - Toshiba's Nuclear Ambitions Crumble – Collapse of the Toshiba-WEC Alliance
  • CNIC - Evacuation Orders Lifted for Iitate, Kawamata, Namie, Tomioka
  • CNIC - Two recent CNIC Statements: Maebashi District Court ruling on compensation for Fukushima Daiichi victims & Osaka High Court ruling on restarting Takahama NPP
  • CNIC - Group Introduction: Live Music Event OhMAGROCK vol. 10
  • JAIF - New Data Obtained on Debris Locations Based on Temperature Changes Using Reduced Injections of Water
  • JAIF - Japanese Government's Monju Decommissioning Team Decides to Transfer Spent Fuel out of Fukui Prefecture
  • JAIF - Saga District Court Allows Two Genkai Reactors to Resume Operation
  • TEPCO - The list of sold real estate has been updated under the "Measures towards reform" page.
  • TEPCO - Financial Assistance from the Nuclear Damage Compensation and Decommissioning Facilitation Corporation
  • TEPCO - Situation of storing and treatment of accumulated water including highly concentrated radioactive materials at Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station (307th Release)
  • TEPCO - Submission of amended application to NRA for Units 6 and 7 of Kashiwazaki-Kariwa Nuclear Power Station
  • TEPCO - TEPCO's first "Electricity Load Forecasting Technology Contest" Initiative to encourage accurate electricity load forecasting

    Thursday, June 22, 2017

  • KRNV 4 Reno - Perry repeats desire to store nuclear waste in Nevada; state officials respond - Tony Garcia
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Perry says no decision made on interim nuclear waste storage in Nevada - Gary Martin
  • The Chattanoogan - Alexander: Research At 17 National Laboratories Is Nation's Secret Weapon
  • The Hill blog - Senators grill Perry on Yucca nuclear storage plans - Graham Piro
  • Nevada Appeal - Perry clarifies on Yucca, Gov. Sandoval responds
  • KTVN Reno - Rick Perry Clarifies Remarks About Nuclear Waste in Nevada
  • E&E Daily - DOE: Key GOP lawmaker slams budget; Perry says he had no input - Christa Marshall and Sam Mintz
  • Greenfield Recorder - Spent radioactive fuel likely to be kept at nuke plants - Susan Smallheer
  • UK Independent - Plenty of tomb: Finland's 100-year plan for burying nuclear waste - Henry Fountain
  • Popular Mechanics - Russia's T-14 Tank Can Outshoot America's by Miles - Kyle Mizokami
  • The Hill blog - AFL-CIO fears Labor Department will change Obama worker protection - Lydia Wheeler
  • Sentinel-Tribune, Bowling Green, OH - Walbridge council slams plan to put beryllium plant dirt in landfill, passes resolution opposing Army Corps plan - Debbie Rogers
  • St. George Independent, UT - Memory and spiritual activism - Russ Cashin
  • MintPress - Ron Paul's Interview With Edward Snowden Is The Best Thing You'll See All Week - James Holbrooks
  • AP News - Scrutiny intensifies over safety at US nuclear weapons lab - Susan Montoya Bryan
  • AP News - The Latest: US wants 'much greater' China pressure on NKorea
  • Bloomberg - Ernest Moniz Is Back - Ari Natter
  • Bloomberg - A First-of-Its-Kind Clean Coal Plant May Not Burn Coal at All - Jim Polson
  • Reuters - Obamacare replacement bill takes center stage in U.S. Senate - Richard Cowan and Susan Cornwell
  • Reuters - Powerful quake shakes Guatemala and El Salvador, no casualties reported - Sofia Menchu
  • Bloomberg - What Are Options for Dealing With North Korea?: QuickTake Q&A - David Tweed and Kanga Kong
  • LA Monitor - LANL defends plutonium production in wake of report - Tris DeRoma
  • Texas Tribune - Amid Texas nuclear waste site's financial woes, judge blocks merger - Jim Malewitz
  • Brattleboro Reformer - Judge blocks sale of Vermont Yankee disposal company - Mike Faher
  • Bloomberg BNA - Justice Dept. Earns First Antitrust Victory of Trump Era - Liz Crampton
  • Reuters - U.S. judge stops EnergySolutions' purchase of rival - Diane Bartz
  • Xinhua News - Uranium mining ultimatum in Western Australia sparks nuclear debate
  • West Australian - Union 'showdown' looming over U-deal - Daniel Mercer
  • Adelaide Advertiser - Kimba votes yes to radioactive waste dump in Eyre Peninsula - Polly Haynes
  • The Australian - Kimba votes to investigate nuclear waste facility on Eyre Peninsula - Meredith Booth
  • Livermore Independent - Letter: Nuclear Weapons - Jo Ann Frisch, Livermore
  • Forbes blog - Why Nuclear Reactor Meltdowns Create Radiation That Lasts For Centuries - Viktor T. Toth
  • Common Dreams - Florida: Permanently Closed U.S. Nuclear Reactor Should Be "Autopsied"
  • Crain's Cleveland Business - Regardless of whether FirstEnergy nuke plants receive subsidies, electricity supply will remain reliable - Dan Shingler
  • Utility Dive - House clears bill extending nuclear production tax credit - Peter Maloney
  • Pennsylvania Watchdog - Pennsylvania debate: Should state offer subsidies to keep nuclear plants afloat? - Michael Carroll
  • EurasiaNet - Russia and Nuclear Power - Emma Claire Foley
  • Iranian Financial Tribune - Russia to Supply Fuel for Bushehr Nuclear Plant
  • India Today - NSG membership: Why India must look beyond nuclear energy and not beg China - Prabhash K Dutta
  • NPR - Author Interview: In The Event Of Attack, Here's How The Government Plans 'To Save Itself' - Terry Gross
  • Reuters - South Africa committed to nuclear power expansion, process to be open - Zuma - Wendell Roelf
  • Economic Times - India's inward nuclear turn - Brahma Chellaney
  • ABC15 Arizona - MCSO: Man arrested near Palo Verde nuclear plant - Melissa Blasius
  • Durango Herald - Blanding, Ute Mountain Ute tribe debate merits, dangers of uranium mill - Jim Mimiaga
  • Wall Street Journal - Nuclear Plant Tax-Credit Extension Gets White House Support - Andrew Scurria
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Proposal would lower nuclear plant costs for Santee Cooper customers - David Wren
  • WesternSlopeNow - Former Nuclear Workers Honored at GJ Rockies Game - John Madden
  • Aiken Standard - Editorial: Plutonium pit switcharoo? Shifting pit production to SRS is no easy task
  • Firstpost India - Narendra Modi's US visit: India's nuclear plant agreement with Westinghouse unlikely before trip
  • Daily Caller - Scientists Claim They've Overcome Problem Plaguing Nuclear Fusion Research Since 1976 - Andrew Follett
  • Clacton and Frinton Gazette - Bradwell Power Station moves closer to closure as major source of radioactive waste removed - Josh Searle
  • NW Evening Mail - News of safety laws receives cautious welcome from nuclear trade body
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Small modular reactor funding uncertain - Kevin Trevellyan
  • Public News Service - First Hearing in Suit to Stop NY Nuclear Bailout
  • Brazzil Magazine - Brazil and Russia Are Teaming Up to Work on Nuclear Plants and Nuclear Medicine
  • Reuters - South Africa to review nuclear plans in response to recession - Alexander Winning
  • Daily Post North Wales - Wildlife groups fear for rare species if Wylfa Newydd nuclear power plant is built - Andrew Forgrave
  • IAEA - IAEA School of Radiation Emergency Management Enhances Preparation and Readiness in Latin America - Sinead Harvey, IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security
  • Lacey Patch - Nuclear Regulatory Commission Grants Oyster Creek Request For 'Relaxation' Of Vents In Plant's Drywell - Patricia A. Miller
  • National Interest - This Is What Happens What a Russian Nuclear Submarine Slams into a U.S. Sub - Sebastien Roblin
  • IAEA - IAEA Tests Global Emergency Response in Largest Ever Nuclear Accident Simulation - Laura Gil , IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Philippine Daily Inquirer - PH, Russian firms explore nuclear energy potential
  • Philippine Star - A Brown partners with Russian firm Rusatom on use of atomic energy - Iris Gonzales
  • BelTA - China unveils first nuclear emergency response robots
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - A year ago, we learned Diablo Canyon is closing. What's happened since? - Rochelle Becker
  • Livermore Independent - Beyond Uncertainties, Sandia Sees Growth in Weapons Program - Jeff Garberson
  • CBS Denver - Judge Denies Request For Restraining Order In Rocky Flats Case
  • Houston Chronicle - Ex-energy secretary says Perry climate idea 'flies in the face of science' - James Osborne
  • State of Nevada Office of the Governor - SANDOVAL ISSUES STATEMENT FOLLOWING SECRETARY PERRY'S CLARIFICATION ON INTERIM STORAGE AT NNSS
  • Senator Dean Heller (R-NV) - Heller Highlights His Fight Against Yucca Mountain Ahead of Perry's Testimony to Senate Energy Committee
  • Rep. Dina Titus (D-NV1) - TITUS STATEMENT ON PERRY CLARIFICATION
  • Beyond Nuclear - Most if not all new UK nuclear plants will never happen
  • Atomic Insights - Spent Fuel Pools Protect The Public. Don't Believe Skeptics - Rod Adams
  • NRC - NRC Issues Order Prohibiting Radiographer From Participating in Licensed Activities for One Year
  • USGS - M 6.8 - 23km SW of Puerto San Jose, Guatemala
  • (google)DOE:Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation - site:dol.gov/owcp/energy/
  • DoL:EEOICPA - Report on EEOICPA Medical Benefits Survey - Thanks to Cold War Patriots and ANWAG for Outreach
  • IAEA - IAEA and PAHO Sign Practical Arrangement to Enhance Collaboration in the Health Field - Crosby Plaza, IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation
  • World Nuclear News - Canadian siting studies for commercial IMSR
  • World Nuclear News - UK regulator identifies 11 proposals for research
  • World Nuclear News - Bradwell completes treatment of fuel element debris
  • Japan Times - U.S. geneticist who pioneered research on health impacts of atomic bomb dies at 95
  • Japan Times - Revised draft nuke ban treaty retains hibakusha reference, stressing 'public conscience' role
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - NRA inspects Ibaraki N-facility
  • Mainichi Daily News - Revised draft nuke ban treaty retains reference to 'hibakusha'
  • Mainichi Daily News - Editorial: Questions remain over gov't role in Toshiba's chip unit sale
  • BelTA - Over 50 agreements signed during Atomexpo 2017 in Moscow
  • Fin24 - Nuclear energy will enrich SA, Zuma says - Liesl Peyper
  • Fin24 - Zuma: My family didn't benefit from nuclear - Yolandi Groenewald
  • Fin24 - Nuclear: Govt determined to bankrupt SA, says Outa - Yolandi Groenewald
  • Fin24 - SA still on nuclear train, energy minister tells Russian audience - Yolandi Groenewald
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea cautious about assessing N.K.'s offer for moratorium on nuke tests - sooyeon@yna.co.kr
  • Army Department - Notice Meetings: Army Science Board FR Document: 2017-13035 Citation: 82 FR 28484 PDF Page 28484
  • Energy Department - Proposed Rule Human Reliability Program FR Document: 2017-12810 Citation: 82 FR 28412 PDF Pages 28412-28426 (15 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Licenses for Radiography and Radiation Safety Requirements for Radiographic Operations FR Document: 2017-13011 Citation: 82 FR 28534 PDF Pages 28534-28535
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Confirmatory Orders: Tilden Mining, LC FR Document: 2017-13000 Citation: 82 FR 28535 PDF Pages 28535-28538
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Environmental Assessments; Availability, etc.: Exelon Generation Company, LLC; Three Mile Island Nuclear Station, Units 1 and 2 FR Document: 2017-13053 Citation: 82 FR 28538 PDF Pages 28538-28540
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Amendment Applications: Browns Ferry Nuclear Plant, Units 1, 2, and 3 FR Document: 2017-13052 Citation: 82 FR 28533 PDF Pages 28533-28534
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Requests for Nominations: Advisory Committee on the Medical Uses of Isotopes FR Document: 2017-13038 Citation: 82 FR 28533 PDF Page 28533
  • Santa Maria Sun - OpEd: Renewable power sources misleading - Justin Ruhge
  • PR Newswire - Bechtel's Barbara Rusinko Elected to Nuclear Energy Institute's Board of Directors - Bechtel
  • KNPR Las Vegas - In Renewed Yucca Mountain Effort, Nevada Battles On Multiple Fronts - Doug Puppel

    Wednesday, June 21, 2017

  • Washington Examiner - Yucca Mountain funding a bright spot for Republicans Trump's budget - John Siciliano
  • Washington Times - Rick Perry: Government has 'moral obligation' to revive Yucca Mountain waste repository - Ben Wolfgang
  • Across Nevada Patch - Yucca Mountain Dispute: Sandvoal Calls Plan 'Irresponsible' - Colin Miner
  • Las Vegas Sun - Gov. Sandoval blindsided by Rick Perry's remarks on Yucca Mountain - Yvonne Gonzalez
  • KSNV News3LV - Perry repeats desire to store nuclear waste in Nevada; state officials respond - Tony GarciaTuesday
  • CNBC - Energy Sec Rick Perry warns Fukushima could happen here if US doesn't deal with its nuclear waste - Tom DiChristopher
  • KTVN Reno - Energy Secretary Discusses Yucca Project at House Subcommittee Budget Hearing
  • KKOH Reno - Congresswoman Rosen Blasts "Tone Deaf" Rick Perry
  • Nevada Appeal - Sandoval 'blindsided' by proposal to temporarily store waste near Yucca
  • Tri-City Herald - Energy secretary disputes potential 1,000 PNNL job cut - Annette Cary
  • ThinkProgress - Rick Perry avoids defending Trump's proposed DOE cuts in budget testimony - Mark Hand
  • The Hill blog - Overnight Energy: Zinke, Perry take heat over Trump budget - Timothy Cama and Devin Henry
  • E&E Daily - Pressed on budget, Perry talks 'fiduciary responsibility' - Christa Marshall
  • Houston Chronicle - Perry defends cuts to energy research, cites 'fiduciary responsibility' - James Osborne
  • Rutland Herald - NRC: Nuclear fuel likely staying here - Susan Smallheer
  • E&E Daily - DOE: 5 hot topics from Perry's budget testimony - Christa Marshall and Sam Mintz
  • E&E Daily - ENERGY POLICY: After some 'finesse,' reform bill coming soon – Murkowski - Geof Koss
  • Rep. Greg Walden (R-OR2) - Greg Walden helps advance pivotal legislation to improve environmental laws, modernize energy infrastructure for Oregon
  • St. Louis Post-Dispatch - A whistleblower imprisoned, not silenced - Jeffrey Sterling
  • Daily Star Journal, Warrensburg, MO - Trump signs McCaskill's whistle-blower bill
  • KOB Albuquerque - Report calls safety at LANL into question - Chris Ramirez
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Klotz Responds To Center For Public Integrity's Series On Safety Culture At NNSA Sites - Carol A. Clark
  • North Augusta Star - Plutonium pits at core of new Savannah River Site debate - Michael Smith
  • Flathead Beacon, Kalispell MT - On the Front Lines of the New Energy Revolution
  • Japan Times - Editorial: Japan should join negotiations to ban nuclear weapons
  • Japan Times - A-bomb survivors press for weapon ban, to make Nagasaki nuclear bombing world's last
  • Reuters - South Africa to review nuclear plans in response to recession - Alexander Winning
  • ABC.au - Uranium firms bullish on five-year window to develop WA mines - Rebecca Turner
  • The Hill blog - House passes nuclear energy tax bill - Devin Henry
  • Washington Examiner - House passes tax bill to boost nuclear power - John Siciliano
  • Daily Nation - Uganda, Russia sign pact to develop nuclear power
  • WECT-TV6, Wilmington - Nuclear power plant takes environmental role seriously
  • Business Day South Africa - Outa outraged by Necsa chairman's pronouncement on nuclear time frame - Robert Laing
  • Cape Cod Times - Fission already apparent on nuclear panel - Christine Legere
  • Arkansas Democrat-Gazette - Nuke-site cleanup subject of meeting
  • The White House Press Office - Statement of Administration Policy: H.R. 1551 – Modifying Advanced Nuclear Power Tax Credit
  • Utah Public Radio - Tribes and Greens Oppose America's Last Uranium Mill - Jon Kovash
  • IAEA - IAEA Meeting Highlights Public Trust Crucial in Nuclear Power - Shant Krikorian
  • Reuters - UK to propose new law for nuclear industry after Brexit - William Schomberg
  • Sputnik News - Putin: Russia Interested in Building Spent Nuclear Fuel Storage in Brazil
  • Australian Mining - WA Government bans future uranium mines - Ben Creagh
  • Reuters - South Africa, Russia's state nuclear firm to start discussion on cooperation - Alexander Winning
  • Daily Sabah - Akkuyu nuclear power plant to speed up recovery of Turkish-Russian ties
  • China Post - SURVEY: Most people want Taiwan to ditch nuclear power – but they're not willing to pay for it
  • Sputnik News - Russia Developing 'Omnivorous' Complex for Reprocessing Any Type of Nuclear Fuel
  • Oshawa Express - More time to deal with nuclear response changes, region says - Dave Flaherty
  • Whyalla News - Letter: Premier's nuclear tip decision long overdue - Dave Sweeney, Australian Conservation Foundation, Carlton
  • Korea Investor - KEPCO nuke chief to meet NuGen CEO
  • Bellona - Russia hints at new plans to raise sunken nuclear subs by 2022 - Charles Digges
  • The State - Troubled SCE&G nuclear plant could mean higher bills for rural co-op customers - Sammy Fretwell
  • Daily News & Analysis - Nuclear pact to build reactors unlikely to be signed during
  • Niagara this Week - Fear of the uncertainty--Nuclear critic raises concerns about plan to transport liquid nuclear waste - Luke Edwards
  • Viet Nam News - National plan to cope with radiation, nuclear incidents
  • Columbus Alive - Franklin County bomb squad to get high-tech radiation detectors - Kimball Perry
  • Windham County Commons - New Public Service Board chair won't hear Yankee case - Mike Faher
  • Economic Times - India works to keep NSG hope alive as China firm on negative stand - Indrani Bagchi
  • Prague Monitor - President Zeman to visit Dukovany nuclear power plant
  • The Hill blog - House passes nuclear energy tax bill - Devin Henry
  • Charleston Post and Courier - House passes nuclear production tax credit extension; could provide lifeline to embattled South Carolina plant - Emma Dumain
  • Atlanta Journal Constitution - House lawmakers OK rescue for nuke projects' tax credits - Russell Grantham
  • Utility Dive - Hold 'em or fold 'em: New nuclear build permits hold 'option value' for five utilities - Peter Maloney
  • Daily Caller - Environmentalists Ask Regulators To Kill Two Nuclear Power Plants - Andrew Follett
  • Economic Times - Russia could offer India world's most advanced nuclear reactor technology for proposed second plant
  • Economic Times - DIPANJAN ROY CHAUDHURY
  • Stanford University News - Siegfried Hecker's book on nuclear dangers recognized - Clifton B. Parker
  • Power Engineering - Leveraging the Science of Measurement to Mitigate Risk for Nuclear Plants - Bob Timberlake
  • Southeast Energy News - Congress works to remove tax credit deadline for nuclear plants - Brye Steeves
  • Eyre Peninsula Tribune - Majority support for Kimba nuclear waste next step Kathrine Catanzariti
  • Utility Dive - Report: Renewable energy is no threat to power reliability - Robert Walton
  • Wired - Plague, leprosy and 'toxic' rabbits: the unforgettable stories of the world's abandoned islands - Alexandra Simon-Lewis
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - Entergy prepares to leave Plymouth; Emera hopes to enter - Frank Mand
  • ecns.cn - Massive power sector gears up for more restructuring
  • Grist Magazine - EPA employees speak out about the agency's problems under Trump
  • Windham County Commons - Why was rubblization even included in 2013 settlement agreement? - Howard Shaffer, Enfield NH
  • WAMC Northeast Public Radio - NRC Annual Meeting On Indian Point Includes Decommissioning Focus - Allison Dunne
  • DOE - Energy Department Invests $7.5 Million to Improve Electric Grid Reliability and Resiliency - IAEA
  • IAEA - IAEA Service to Appraise Radiation Protection of Workers Marks 15th Anniversary - Lenka Dojcanova, IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security
  • World Nuclear News - Further agreements flow from AtomExpo
  • World Nuclear News - Four uranium projects excluded from Western Australia ban
  • World Nuclear News - Westinghouse subsidiary receives notice of non-conformance
  • Trend News Agency - Rouhani says will not back down from missile program - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • BelTA - One-fourth of Russia's loan for BelNPP project used
  • BelTA - Belarusian scientists design electronics, mechanical parts for NICA collider
  • Fin24 - Nuclear: Govt determined to bankrupt SA, says Outa - Yolandi Groenewald
  • Fin24 - SA still on nuclear train, energy minister tells Russian audience - Yolandi Groenewald
  • Fin24 - Rosatom shrugs off minister's doubts - Yolandi Groenewald
  • NHK World - Nuclear regulator inspects accident site
  • State of Nevada Office of the Governor - GOVERNOR SANDOVAL RESPONDS TO NEW SUGGESTION FROM SECRETARY PERRY TO USE NEVADA NATIONAL SECURITY SITE AS INTERIM STORAGE LOCATION FOR TOXIC WASTE
  • Senator Dean Heller (R-NV) - Heller Statement on Secretary Perry's Pursuit to Store Nuclear Waste at Nevada National Security Site, Yucca Mountain
  • Rep. Dina Titus (D-NV1) - TITUS STATEMENT ON RICK PERRY'S COMMENTS ON YUCCA MOUNTAIN AND INTERIM STORAGE
  • Jacky Rosen, (D-NV3) - ROSEN: THE ONLY 'MORAL OBLIGATION' WE HAVE IS TO KEEP NEVADANS SAFE
  • Ruben Kihuen, (D-NV4) - REP. KIHUEN: SECRETARY PERRY'S COMMENTS ARE THE HEIGHT OF IRRESPONSIBILITY
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Grant and Cooperative Agreement Provisions FR Document: 2017-12916 Citation: 82 FR 28362 PDF Pages 28362-28363
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Material Control and Accounting of Special Nuclear Material FR Document: 2017-12917 Citation: 82 FR 28361 PDF Pages 28361-28362
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Notices:, Instructions and Reports to Workers: Inspection and Investigations FR Document: 2017-12915 Citation: 82 FR 28360 PDF Pages 28360-28361
  • KDWN Las Vegas - A New Push To Store Nuclear Waste In Nevada
  • Dallas Morning News - Why Feds put a stop to the sale of Dallas-based Waste Control Specialists - Jeff Mosier
  • Globe Newswire - Judge Prohibits the Acquisition of Waste Control Specialists by EnergySolutions - EnergySolutions
  • Reuters - U.S. judge stops EnergySolutions' purchase of rival - Diane Bartz
  • Elko Daily Free Press - Commentary: Officials tell Perry no to nuclear waste in Nevada
  • Morning Consult - Sen. Alexander Urges Administration to Support Private Nuclear Waste Storage - Iulia Gheorghiu
  • E&E Daily - ENERGY POLICY: Moniz nonprofit tackles grid study - Christa Marshall
  • Huffington Post - Rocky Flats Made Nukes. Then It Made A Mess--Now It's About To Become A Public Park - Ryan Grenoble
  • Korea Times - Experts question nuclear-free energy policy - Jhoo Dong-chan
  • Reuters - Rapid nuclear decommissioning threatens climate targets, says IEA - Geert De Clercq
  • IAEA - Q&A: IAEA Director on Nuclear Power, Upcoming Ministerial Conference - Jeff Donovan, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • KING5 Seattle - Govt. whistleblower: Refusing to participate in theft cover-up led to ousting - Susannah Frame
  • Idaho Statesman - Bachelder letter: F-35 mission - Carol Bachelder, Boise
  • Idaho Statesman - Kirkbride letter: F-35 mission - Ken Kirkbride, Boise
  • Senate Appropriations Committee - Testimony of Secretary Rick Perry, U.S. Department of Energy, Before the U.S. Senate Committee on Appropriations Energy and Water Development Subcommittee, June 21, 2017

    Tuesday, June 20, 2017

  • Washington Post - Sean Spicer's off-camera, no-audio press briefing, annotated - Callum Borchers
  • Albuquerque Journal - Report says LANL safety problems endanger U.S. arsenal
  • DOE: NNSA - Statement from NNSA Administrator Frank Klotz
  • Tri-City Herald - Tri-Cities nuclear power plant back on the grid early - Annette Cary
  • CNBC - Nuclear power on the 'front burner,' says Energy Secretary Rick Perry - Tom DiChristopher
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Mega-cities need nuclear energy - Llewellyn King
  • UAE National - Calls for more investment in nuclear power - Caline Malek
  • AllAfrica - Sudan and Russia Sign MOU for Cooperation Nuclear Power for Peaceful Uses
  • Energy and Capital - Nuclear Power is Becoming Irrelevant--Renewable Energy will Kill Nuclear Power, too - Jeff Siegel
  • ABS-CBN News - How Russia's modular nukes can boost PH energy - Joel Guinto
  • PEI - UK project to study cost drivers for new nuclear plants - Tildy Bayar
  • Energy Collective - The Fall and Rise of Nuclear Power - Robert Hargraves
  • ABS-CBN News - Energy dept seeks to calm nuclear power fears - Joel Guinto
  • ABC.au - Uranium mine ban for WA but existing four projects allowed to proceed - Eliza Laschon and Courtney Bembridge
  • News Limited Australlia - WA won't block uranium mining approvals - Australian Associated Press
  • The Hankyoreh - With Kori-1 shutdown, Pres. Moon signals major turn away from nuclear energy
  • Lower Hudson Journal - Judge to decide on NY nuclear bailout lawsuit - Jon Campbell , jcampbe
  • Albany Times Union - Opponents fight nuclear subsidy in court--Questioning payments to keep northern NY plants open - Rick Karlin
  • Reuters - Hinkley Point likely to be only new UK nuclear plant: SSE CEO - Geert De Clercq
  • Economic Times - New contract by 2017-end for supply of Russian nuclear fuel to Indian reactors - Dipanjan Roy Chaudhury
  • Economic Times - Sputnik News
  • Sputnik News - Russia's TVEL to Deliver Test Batch of Nuclear Plant Fuel to US in 2019
  • Economic Times - India, Russia may join hands for providing nuclear energy to third country - Dipanjan Roy Chaudhury
  • Reuters - Fire at French nuclear reactor extinguished, EDF says - Mathieu Rosemain
  • Independent Barents Observer - Plans take shape for lifting dumped nuclear sub - Thomas Nilsen
  • Daily Telegraph - Japanese robot set to enter deadly radioactive water at earthquake-damaged Fukushima power plant
  • WABE Atlanta - Monitoring Beginning In Ga. Community Near Nuclear Sites - Molly Samuel
  • NineMSN - Groups call for nuclear dump to be dropped - AAP By AAP
  • RTO Insider - Nuclear Subsidy Debate Touches Down in New England - Michael Kuser
  • Asahi Shimbun - Plutonium found in urine of 5 workers in Ibaraki accident
  • Independent Barents Observer - Norwegian journalists skip Brende's visit to nuclear dump - Thomas Nilsen
  • Patriot Ledger - Report: Years of issues at Pilgrim Nuclear plant - Christine Legere
  • Mother Jones - Rick Perry Is in Charge of Nuclear Safety–Too Bad He Doesn't Understand Science - James West
  • London Times - South Korea to end nuclear power and go green - Richard Lloyd Parry
  • Blackpool Gazette - Fylde nuclear factory owner reveals new fuel design - Tim Gavell
  • Pakistan Observer - Upcoming NSG plenary meeting - Maimuna Ashraf, Strategic Vision Institute
  • Economic Times - Russia looking to expand civil nuclear partnership with India to desalination sector - Dipanjan Roy Chaudhury
  • India.com - Equipment for Kudankulam fully safe, says Russian equipment manufacturer - IANS
  • IAEA - IAEA and Hungary to Conduct International Exercise to Test Global Response to a Nuclear Emergency
  • BelTA - IAEA: Nuclear power helps scale down air pollutant emissions
  • BelTA - Belarus to host IAEA expert missions on training programs, NPP management systems
  • BelTA - Belarusian nuclear power plant construction progress: 80% of rebars in place, 67% of concrete poured
  • Daily Energy Insider - Nuclear Energy Institute urges NRC to make decommissioning process more efficient, transparent
  • Hans India - Nuclear power plant-affected villagers obstruct survey
  • BelTA - Core equipment of Belarusian nuclear power plant's first unit installed
  • Bellona - Damaged fuel rods soon to be extracted from Lepse nuclear service vessel - Charles Digges
  • York Daily Record - Letter: No need to subsidize nuclear power in Pa. (letter) - William Ferguson, Regional vice president, Calpine Corporation
  • ABS-CBN News - Mindanao's A Brown, Russia agree to promote nuclear technology - Joel Guinto
  • Mainichi Daily News - A-bomb survivors say Nagasaki attack should be world's last
  • Daily Energy Insider - Ohio nuclear energy summit attendees express worry over plant closures
  • Xinhua News - Vietnam issues national plan to cope with radiation, nuclear incidents
  • World Nuclear News - Oskarshamn 1 enters retirement
  • World Nuclear News - Korea's nuclear phase-out policy takes shape
  • World Nuclear News - New blueprint for Australian electricity
  • SA Business Times - Independent power producer contracts still not signed - Bianca Capazorio
  • BelTA - European Commission to provide independent evaluation of BelNPP stress tests
  • NRDC.org - Diablo Canyon Update One Year After Historic Joint Proposal - Peter Miller
  • NW Evening Mail - Moorside reactor supplier develops 'accident tolerant' fuel
  • Newburyport Daily News - Seabrook tables company's bid to expand - Angeljean Chiaramida
  • USGS - M 5.2 - 14km SE of Saiki, Japan
  • IAEA - Snapshots from the First International Conference on the IAEA Technical Cooperation Programme - Julia Krickl , IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation
  • IAEA - Amid obstacles, Central African Republic Opts for Progress with Nuclear Technology - Laura Gil, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Trend News Agency - Khamenei's advisor: US senate new act violates JCPOA - Fatih Karimov
  • Trend News Agency - International body rules out inspection of Iranian military vessels - Khalid Kazimov
  • NHK World - Parts of Atomic Bomb Dome recovered from river
  • NHK World - A-bomb survivors urge to join nuclear ban treaty
  • Japan Times - Japan eyes U.S. nuclear pact that renews automatically amid Trump administration vacancies
  • Japan Times - Toshiba not expected to submit mandatory securities report by June 30 deadline
  • Fin24 - Rosatom shrugs off minister's doubts - Yolandi Groenewald
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Nuclear Energy Advisory Committee; Cancellation FR Document: 2017-12788 Citation: 82 FR 28055 PDF Page 28055
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Proposed Rule Petitions for Rulemaking; Denials: Decoupling an Assumed Loss of Offsite Power From Loss-Of-Coolant Accident FR Document: 2017-12792 Citation: 82 FR 28017 PDF Pages 28017-28020
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Draft Regulatory Guides: Applications for Nuclear Power Plants FR Document: 2017-12837 Citation: 82 FR 28101 PDF Pages 28101-28102
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2017-12931 Citation: 82 FR 28100 PDF Pages 28100-28101
  • UPI - Democrats: Flynn did not report Middle East nuclear trip involving Russia - Andrew V. Pestano
  • DOE - Department of Energy Announces $116 Million for Small Business Research and Development Grants
  • Washington Post blog - Things just got worse for the GOP's weakest senator
  • Common Dreams - Cuomo's Nuke Bailout: Right Out of the Trump Playbook - Wenonah Hauter
  • Power Engineering - Michigan Regulators Consider Ending Nuclear Purchase Contract
  • Power Engineering - How Suppliers Can Help Deliver the Nuclear Promise - Michael P. McMahon
  • TASS - Rosatom may start building new nuclear power plants in India and Bangladesh
  • Power Engineering - The Perils and Promise of Youth - Brian Schimmoller
  • National Geographic - How a Refrigerator Led to Einstein's Pleas for Atomic Bomb Research - Erin Blakemore
  • AZERTAC News - Russia's Rosatom sells 49 pct of Akkuyu nuclear plant to Turkish consortium
  • TASS - Rosatom plans to complete design engineering of nuclear plant in Hungary by May 2018
  • Chicago Tribune - Bitter scientific debate erupts over the future of America's power grid - Chris Mooney
  • World Nuclear News - Rosatom signs raft of agreements at annual forum
  • UAE National - Nuclear power 'vital' to meet Middle East's water demand - Caline Malek
  • World Nuclear News - Leaders urge collective effort to secure nuclear's future role
  • E&E Daily - RENEWABLE ENERGY: Can the world run on clean power? Scientists clash - Umair Irfan
  • NW Evening Mail - Ex-NuGen investor casts doubt over Moorside proposal - Duncan Bick
  • Japan Times - Japan eyes U.S. nuclear pact that renews automatically amid Trump administration vacancies
  • North American Windpower - Report: Coal, Nuclear Plant Closures? Don't Blame Renewables - Betsy Lillian
  • Creamer Media's Engineering News - Nuclear power increasingly replacing traditional sources of power generation – Kemm - Dylan Slater
  • University of Notre Dame - Researchers work to improve nuclear waste recycling
  • The Hill blog - Perry cites 'moral obligation' to build Yucca nuclear waste site - Timothy Cama
  • Washington Post - A reactor in Idaho could change the future of nuclear energy – if it survives Trump's budget - Zack Colman

    Monday, June 19, 2017

  • Las Vegas Sun - Western tensions stoked as mining interests seek to lift ban on claims - Daniel Rothberg
  • Las Vegas Sun - Editorial: Legislature quietly did quality work for people of Nevada
  • Washington Examiner - Spate of nuclear power plant closures could be start of full-fledged crisis - John Siciliano
  • E&E Daily - BUDGET: Zinke, Perry on Hill this week as spending talks advance - George Cahlink and Kellie Lunney
  • Nevada Independent - LEGISLATURE: The Indy Explains: Which Republicans sided with Democrats on legislation? - Megan Messerly and Jackie Valley
  • Center for Public Integrity - A near-disaster at a federal nuclear weapons laboratory takes a hidden toll on America's arsenal - Patrick Malone
  • Salt Lake Tribune - Letter: Downwinders need Affordable Care Act - D.L. Weeks, SSW, LEHS, Woods Cross
  • Forbes blog - Small Legislative Steps For Nuclear Energy - James Conca
  • Financial Times - South Korea steps back from nuclear power - Song Jung-a
  • The Guardian - New South Korean president vows to end use of nuclear power - Justin McCurry
  • Reuters - South Korea to complete dismantling of oldest nuclear reactor by 2032 - Jane Chung
  • Korea Times - Editorial: End of nuclear power
  • ABS-CBN News - Duterte dials Russia for nuclear power future - Joel Guinto
  • Japan Times - Plutonium found in urine of five workers exposed to radiation
  • ABS-CBN News - Russia, Philippines' new partner, showcases nuclear energy
  • Utility Dive - New York Senate narrowly passes bill to reallocate funds for nuclear subsidies - Robert Walton
  • Japan Times - First counterterror drill for drone attack held at nuclear plant in Ehime
  • Utility Dive - House committee clears nuclear tax credit extension - Robert Walton
  • Augusta Chronicle - SREL summer students study radiation movement in SRS ecosystems - Thomas Gardiner
  • IHS Jane's 360 - Brazil's nuclear submarine project faces postponement - Jose Higuera
  • The Hindu - Railways mulls strategy to tackle chemical, nuclear disasters - S. Vijay Kumar
  • Korea Herald - NK hoards operational nuclear and advanced chemical weapons: think tank - Jung Min-kyung
  • Charlotte Business Journal - How much of the troubled Summer nuclear plant will SCANA end up owning? - John Downey
  • Sputnik News - Philippines Plans to Rent Russia's Small Modular Nuclear Reactors - Ambassador
  • Yonhap News - Moon vows to scrap all plans for new nuclear reactors - bdk@yna.co.kr
  • BelTA - Belarusian nuclear power plant to help reduce dependence on imported natural gas
  • BelTA - Belarus, Rosatom discuss launch of BelNPP first unit in 2019
  • Kingston Daily Freeman - 'Cuomo tax': Repeal is uncertain for a utility customer bill surcharge that subsidizes Upstate nuclear power plants - Kyle Hughes
  • Legman News - Global Nuclear Decommissioning Services Market show exponential growth by 2024
  • Bloomberg - Chevron Shielded From $9 Billion Verdict - Greg Stohr
  • Bloomberg - Toshiba Board, CEO Blasted by Glass Lewis for Poor Governance - Pavel Alpeyev
  • Bloomberg - Taiwan Lays Plans for $59 Billion in Renewable-Energy Finance - Miaojung Lin and Lianting Tu
  • Bloomberg - Party Time for the Weapons Industry - Chris Bryant
  • Economic Times - Russia to sign contract with India for two nuclear plants - Dipanjan Roy Chaudhury
  • Washington Post - Scott Pruitt vows to speed the nation's Superfund cleanups--Communities wonder how - Brady Dennis
  • BelTA - Semashko: Belarusian specialists can help build NPPs abroad
  • BelTA - If you use BelTA's materials, you must credit us with a hyperlink to eng.belta.by.
  • BelTA - Opinion: Development of nuclear power engineering helps improve the environment - Read full text at: BelTA
  • Japan Times - Japan logs surprise trade deficit in May as energy costs spike - Afp-Jiji, Bloomberg
  • Times & Star - Bright sparks learn about area's atomic history
  • USGS - M 4.5 - 18km E of Ishikawa, Japan
  • NHK World - Traces of plutonium in workers' urine
  • Mainichi Daily News - Plutonium found in urine of 5 workers exposed to radiation
  • BelTA - Nuclear industry forum Atomexpo opens in Moscow
  • Bellona - Disappointing climate report reveals Norway's plan to 'buy itself out' of emissions reductions - Bellona Europa
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Standard Specifications for Granting of Patent Licenses FR Document: 2017-12725 Citation: 82 FR 27879 PDF Pages 27879-27880
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Facility Operating and Combined Licenses: Applications and Amendments Involving Proposed No Significant Hazards Considerations, etc. FR Document: 2017-12732 Citation: 82 FR 27882 PDF Pages 27882-27895 (14 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Renewal Applications: Honeywell International, Inc., Metropolis Works FR Document: 2017-12696 Citation: 82 FR 27880 PDF Pages 27880-27882
  • UPI - South Korean president says 'no' to nuclear power use - Elizabeth Shim
  • Daily Energy Insider - Oak Ridge, Tennessee uranium processing facility project on track and budget, Sen. Alexander says
  • St. Catharines Standard - Crash raises nuclear waste fears - Allan Benner

    Sunday, June 18, 2017

  • Falmouth Enterprise - Officials Form Plan To Cleanse Fresh Pond Well Of Contaminant - Derrick Perkins
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - Q and A with Bruce Covert, new leadership at WIPP - Maddy Hayden
  • Forbes blog - Did Natural Gas Interests Help Create Bad News For The Nuclear Sector? Will They Continue To Push? - Rod Adams
  • UAE National - Visit to Moscow nuclear expo will inform UAE energy policy - Caline Malek
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - Why wait until 2025 to close Diablo Canyon? - Ben Davis Jr.
  • Korea Herald - Korea's oldest nuclear reactor ceases operation - Kim Da-sol
  • Asahi Shimbun - A-bomb victims join NYC rally for ban on nuke weapons at U.N. - Keita Mano
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - Toshiba payment helps finish Georgia plant - Dave Flessner
  • Japan Times - Editorial: Another radiation exposure accident
  • The Saratogian - Lawmakers eye repeal of new 'Cuomo tax' - Kyle Hughes
  • The Australian - Letters: Finkel failed to mention emissions-free nuclear
  • Japan Times - For Fukushima returnees, security a growing concern in deserted towns
  • London Times - Russia lets fly over nuclear war games as Nato surrounds Baltic fleet in Kaliningrad - Bojan Pancevski
  • OilPrice - Why Romania Can't Privatize Its Energy Sector - Shadow Governance Intel
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Govt planning trilateral summit with S. Korea, U.S.
  • Press TV - Iran's Parliament to give apt response to US Senate sanctions bill: Shamkhani
  • Press TV - Iran, China begin naval drill in Strait of Hormuz
  • antiwar.com - Why Afghanistan? Fighting a War for the War System Itself - Gareth Porter
  • Ron Paul Institute - Why Are We Attacking the Syrians Who Are Fighting ISIS? - Ron Paul

    Saturday, June 17, 2017

  • KNPR Las Vegas - Subcommittee Advances Yucca Mtn Bill
  • Nuclear Street - House Subcommittee Puts Yucca Mountain Back In Limelight
  • Big Island Video News - Petitioners Denied Hearing On PTA Depleted Uranium Monitoring
  • Schenectady Daily Gazette - KAPL nuclear training site upgrades planned - Stephen Williams
  • Tri-City Herald - World's largest radioactive waste melter assembled at Hanford - Annette Cary
  • Denver Post - Activists ignore the science that says Rocky Flats National Wildlife Refuge is safe - Vincent Carroll
  • Vancouver Columbian - In Our View: Cheers & Jeers(Item#4): Jeers: To dangers at Hanford. - KUOW Seattle
  • KUOW Puget Sound - Secrets Of Ancient Glass Could Help Lock Away Hanford Waste
  • Tri-City Herald - Hanford chemical vapors trial delayed again - Annette Cary
  • UAE National - A timely look into how the rich can manipulate opinion and information - Greg Kennedy
  • Hanford Sentinel - How corrupt is state government? - Thomas Elias
  • Columbus Business First - Ohio State gets $1.5M in federal money to study nuclear energy - Tom Knox
  • Green Left Weekly - How South Australians dumped a nuclear dump - Jim Green
  • Mainichi Daily News - Hibakusha remind us of the power of love in unstable nuclear climate
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Hibakusha submit signatures for nuke ban
  • Green Left Weekly - Ukraine uranium sales plan
  • CBC News - Point Lepreau nuclear power plant gets 5-year licence renewal - Viola Pruss
  • Greenfield Recorder - States seek bigger role in nuclear decommissioning - Susan Smallheer, Rutland Herald
  • Brattleboro Reformer - 'A leading voice among the anti-nuclear forces': New Public Service Board chairman won't hear Yankee case - Mike Faher
  • Yonhap News - Kori-1 nuclear reactor brought to halt
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - City of Oak Ridge extends DOE water contract - Brittany Crocker
  • ecns.cn - Three new Chinese nuclear companies in UK
  • Cleveland Plain Dealer - Electric bill increases guaranteed in Ohio if certain legislation passes - John Funk
  • U.S. News & World Report - 10 Things You Didn't Know About Kristine Svinicki - Katelyn Newman
  • TCPalm - FPL to test sirens at nuclear power plant June 19-23 - Martin County Emergency Management Agency
  • Xinhua News - Belarus dismisses Lithuania's opposition against nuclear station as absurd
  • Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Belarus - Statement by the Press Service of the Foreign Ministry of Belarus on the adoption by the Lithuanian Parliament of law on the BelNPP
  • Ekklesia - First anti-nuclear power conference for 30 years
  • The Guardian - Concern as green energy hits record levels in UK - Adam Vaughan
  • Nigeria Today - Nigeria working with Russia to develop Nuclear field to fix power challenge – Onyeama
  • BelTA - Decision on Belarusian-Lithuanian dispute delayed till next Espoo Convention meeting
  • BelTA - Belarus views Lithuania's law on BelNPP as another unfriendly act
  • NHK World - A-bomb survivors submit petition for nuclear ban
  • Mainichi Daily News - Radiation research foundation to apologize for studying but not treating hibakusha
  • Mainichi Daily News - Translation network presents multilingual subtitled A-bomb survivor videos
  • Jiji Press - Hibakusha Hand In 3 M. Signatures Backing Nuke Abolition
  • DOE:Hanford Office of River Protection - Workers complete assembly of 300-ton nuclear waste melter at Hanford Vit Plant
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - Moving nuclear waste out of San Onofre: When and how? - Rob Nikolewski
  • Pahrump Valley Times - Nevada asks court to dismiss Texas' Yucca Mountain lawsuit - Keith Rogers
  • POGO - Watchdog Positions Still Vacant Under Trump Administration - Jean Carlos Baez Rosario
  • POGO - They're Baaack! The Military Resurrects Its Wish Lists - Mark Thompson
  • Salt Lake Tribune - Op-ed: Put White Mesa's children ahead of uranium mill - Yolanda Badback
  • New London Day - Environmental group urges Gov. Malloy to support Millstone - Judy Benson
  • NY Newsday - OpEd: A threat to NY's environmental legacy - Heidi Hutner
  • Amarillo Globe-News - Cold War Patriots to hold meetings for ex-Pantex workers
  • National Interest - Is Russia Giving Up on Aircraft Carriers? - Michael Peck
  • News & Star - Sellafield boss awarded OBE for services to the nuclear industry
  • WCLO WJVL Walworth County Gazette, WI - SHINE lobbies for more federal funding - Neil Johnson
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - DOE Releases Full Text Of EM's FY18 Budget Request

    Friday, June 16, 2017

  • KSNV News3LV Las Vegas - Subcommittee passes bill to make Yucca Mountain the U.S. nuclear repository - Craig Fiegener and Marvin Clemons
  • Platts - House subcommittee chairman, Democrats to work on nuclear waste bill issues - Elaine Hiruo
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Bill to expedite Yucca Mountain licensing clears 1st hurdle - Gary Martin
  • KSNV News3LV Las Vegas - Nevada sues Texas for trying to kick-start Yucca Mountain funding - Associated PressThursday, June 15th 2017
  • Daily Energy Insider - Nevada senators express concerns about NRC nominees' support of Yucca Mountain
  • Las Vegas Sun - Despite Nevada's objections, Yucca legislation clears House subcommittee - Yvonne Gonzalez
  • Midwest Energy News - Analysis: More than half of U.S. nuclear reactors are losing money - Lacey Johnson
  • Ohio Valley ReSource - Nuclear Option: Officials Hope Old Facility Can Fuel Growth - Nicole Erwin
  • Hawaii Tribune Herald - Hearing request for PTA DU plan denied - Tom Callis
  • Lexology - Major Changes on Whistleblowing in France - Squire Patton Boggs
  • The Daily Beast - Report: U.S. Intelligence Believes Russia Assassinated 14 in U.K.
  • BuzzFeed News - From Russia With Blood - Heidi Blake, Tom Warren, Richard Holmes, Jason Leopold, Jane Bradley, Alex Campbell
  • Cape Cod Times - Documentary on nuclear plant closing to screen in Provincetown - Christine Legere
  • Taos News - Label on chemical waste drum inaccurate, lab learns - Rebecca Moss
  • KNDO/KNDO Yakima/Kennewick - Hanford workers completing key elements of 618-10 burial ground cleanup
  • KNDO/KNDO Yakima/Kennewick - Governor Inslee's thoughts on the proposed Hanford budget
  • Bloomberg - Westinghouse Collapse Sparks a Nuclear Bond Buying Opportunity - Chris Martin
  • Bloomberg - The $31 Billion Hole in GE's Balance Sheet That Keeps Growing - Katherine Chiglinsky , Brandon Kochkodin , and Rick Clough
  • Bloomberg - Lawmakers Vow to Stop Trump's EPA Cuts - Jennifer A Dlouhy
  • Bloomberg - Once a Market Pariah, Tepco Bonds Have Turned to Gold - Takashi Nakamichi
  • Reuters - U.S. Senate's Iran sanctions are breach of nuclear deal: senior Iranian official - Parisa Hafezi
  • Reuters - EU approves German fund for managing radioactive waste - Philip Blenkinsop
  • Reuters - South Korea retires oldest nuclear reactor on its 40th birthday - Jane Chung
  • Reuters - Group says Georgia nuclear plant costs rise to $29 billion - Tom Hals
  • Heritage Foundation Daily Signal - Subsidizing Nuclear Is No Strategy for Long-Term Success - Katie Tubb
  • Washington Times - House committee advances nuclear power tax credit bill - David Sherfinski
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: House panel OKs lifeline for at-risk reactors - Hannah Northey and Kristi E. Swartz
  • Atlanta Journal-Constitution - Kempner: 'Idle' workers cited at Georgia's delayed Vogtle project - Matt Kempner
  • Huffington Post blog - Nuclear Booms in Asia as New Reactor Ideas Flourish in U.S. - Llewellyn King
  • NewsTalk780 KOH Reno - Reaction From NV's U.S. Senators After Passage of the Nuclear Waste Policy Act
  • Toledo Blade - Ohio State, Michigan receive funds for nuclear power projects - EP Magazine
  • Environmental Protection - Nuclear Technology Receives Large Funding Increase - Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette, IL
  • News-Gazette, Champaign, IL - Clinton nuclear plant back at 100% power
  • TASS - Construction of first nuclear power plant in Turkey to begin in 2018
  • The Hankyoreh - Pres. Moon says unconditional dialogue if North Korea halts nuke development and provocations - Lee Jung-ae and Jung In-hwan
  • Korea Herald - NK's freeze on nukes would be precondition for dialogue: nominee
  • News & Star - Copeland MP meets team behind Cumbrian new nuclear plans
  • KNDO/KNDO Yakima/Kennewick - Workers complete assembly of 300-ton nuclear waste melter
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - China looks to compact reactors for nuclear edge
  • Sputnik News - Defenders of the Deep: Russia's Top 5 Nuclear Subs - POWER magazine
  • POWERmag - Analysis Shows U.S. Nuclear Plants Losing $2.9 Billion Annually - Darrell Proctor
  • TASS - Nuclear energy may be solution for Arctic, expert says
  • RT - Russia may deploy Arctic radar station due to proximity of US nuclear subs
  • Charleston Post Courier - Nuclear overruns - Melinda Hamilton
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - PG&E vice president who oversees Diablo Canyon is retiring - Kaytlyn Leslie
  • Atlanta Journal Constitution - OpEd: PolitiFact: Handel says Iran broke nuclear deal; Monitors say Iran's complying - John Kruzel PolitiFact Georgia
  • MassLive Republican - Millstone nuclear plant not in 'limbo'. Needs no special financial treatment - Matt Fossen, spokesman for the Stop the Millstone Payout coalition
  • Mainichi Daily News - Workers irradiated at nuclear R&D center ignored safety checklist item: JAEA
  • Asahi Shimbun - JAEA: Workers followed flawed procedure before nuclear accident
  • Hamilton Mountain News - Letter: LRT not as green as we think - Juliet M. Gordon, Hamilton
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - More groups petition against TVA Clinch River site - Tyler Whetstone
  • Seeking Alpha - Nuclear industry scrambles to push bill favoring Southern, SCANA reactors - Carl Surran
  • Brattleboro Reformer - State sees 'significant risk' in Vermont Yankee sale - Mike Faher
  • East Anglian Daily Times - EDF boss visits waste storage unit at Sizewell B, as refuelling confirmed for later this year - Tom Potter
  • Oak Ridger - City supports reactor; Hope questions any benefits to Oak Ridge - Ben Pounds
  • Omaha World-Herald - Fort Calhoun decommissioning is underway, first step – $1.2 million fuel rod inspection - Cole Epley
  • World Nuclear News - Belgian reactor vessels show no new inclusions
  • World Nuclear News - Monju decommissioning plan approved
  • World Nuclear News - Akkuyu project receives production licence
  • World Nuclear News - Canadian government called on to reaffirm nuclear support
  • Lower Hudson Journal - Forum highlights pressing questions about nuclear waste after Indian Point shuts down
  • IAEA - Nuclear Safeguards Conclusions Presented in 2016 Safeguards Implementation Report
  • IAEA - IAEA Concludes Safety Review at Qinshan Nuclear Power Plant in China
  • Reuters - Restart of world's oldest nuclear plant delayed, says Swiss utility - John Miller
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - At House Nuclear Cleanup Caucus EM Highlights More Than $100 Million In Cost-Saving Initiatives - Chris Clark
  • Energy Live News - Project seeks partners to cut the cost of nuclear energy
  • Interfax-Ukraine - Australia begins Supplying Nuclear Fuel to Ukraine
  • Southern Political Report - Future brightens a bit for Vogtle nuclear project - Patrick Hickey
  • The Conversation,au - Wind farms are hardly the bird slayers they're made out to be. Here's why - Simon Chapman, Emeritus Professor in Public Health, University of Sydney
  • Budapest Business Journal - IEA commends energy security measures but tells Hungary to reduce market regulation
  • Tri-City Herald - Official says more Hanford nuke mishaps likely - Nicholas K. Geranios
  • DOE - Secretary of Energy Rick Perry Participates in Interagency Agriculture and Rural Prosperity Task Force Meeting
  • Trend News Agency - IAEA's safeguards expenditures up due to Iran program - Emil Ilgar
  • Japan Times - Hiroshima mayor calls on U.N. to adopt nuclear weapons ban treaty
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Robot to go under water in Fukushima reactor
  • Mainichi Daily News - Swimming robot to probe damage at Japan nuclear plant
  • Mainichi Daily News - Hiroshima mayor calls for nuclear weapons ban treaty in A-bomb survivors' lifetime
  • Jiji Press - Hiroshima Mayor Strongly Calls for Adoption of Nuke Ban Treaty
  • BelTA - Espoo Convention is designed for resolving disputes on mutually acceptable terms - Andrei Vasilyev
  • BelTA - Proposal to postpone decision on Belarus-Lithuania case until next Espoo Convention meeting
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea threatens to quicken nuclear development against sanctions
  • Press TV - New US bans in breach of nuclear deal: Iran official
  • Senator Dean Heller (R-NV) - Heller Statement On Nuclear Waste Policy Act Clearing House Subcommittee
  • House of Representatives - Opening Statement of the Honorable John Shimkus - Subcommittee on Environment
  • Army Department - Notice Surplus Land at a Military Installation Designated for Disposal: Umatilla Chemical Depot, Oregon FR Document: 2017-12507 Citation: 82 FR 27699 PDF Page 27699 (1 page) Permalink
  • Defense Department - Notice Environmental Assessments; Availability, etc.: Implementation of the Real Property Master Plan at Defense Distribution Depot, San Joaquin, CA FR Document: 2017-12565 Citation: 82 FR 27701 PDF Pages 27701-27702 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Basic Energy Sciences Advisory Committee FR Document: 2017-12515 Citation: 82 FR 27703 PDF Page 27703 (1 page) Permalink
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability FR Document: 2017-12530 Citation: 82 FR 27704 PDF Page 27704 (1 page) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Atomic Safety and Licensing Boards: NextEra Energy Seabrook LLC FR Document: 2017-12357 Citation: 82 FR 27731 PDF Pages 27731-27732 (2 pages) Permalink
  • The Independent - Raqqa offensive: US-led coalition air strikes killing 'staggering' number of civilians, say UN war crimes investigators - Lizzie Dearden

    Thursday, June 15, 2017

  • KRNV 4 Reno - Nevada moves to dismiss lawsuit that could restart Yucca Mountain licensing - Matthew Seeman
  • KTNV Las Vegas - Nevada wants US court to reject Texas bid to prod Yucca Mountain
  • Across Nevada Patch - Yucca Mountain Dispute: Nevada Seeks To End Texas Suit - Colin Miner
  • Nevada Appeal - Motion to dismiss suit to help Yucca Mountain fight
  • Las Vegas Sun - Nevada wants Texas nuclear waste lawsuit dismissed - Yvonne Gonzalez
  • KLAS-TV - Nevada wants US court to reject Texas bid to prod nuke dump
  • The Chattanoogan - Alexander Says $6.5 Billion Oak Ridge Uranium Processing Facility Staying On Track and Budget
  • RT - What we see in Raqqa is no attempt to protect civilians - Vanessa Beeley
  • Electronic Frontier Foundation - One Hundred Years of the Espionage Act - Priscilla Guo
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - ORNL lays off 13 administrative employees - Brittany Crocker
  • The Chattanoogan - Lee Alumna Selected For ORNL Fellowship - Charity Parris, Lee University
  • Aiken Standard - Plutonium pits at core of new Savannah River Site debate - Michael Smith
  • Tri-City Herald - Hazardous Hanford radioactive waste pipes near Richland are history - Annette Cary
  • HNN Huntingtonnews - NNSA Implies that SRS is being Analyzed for New Nuclear Weapons Mission: Production of Plutonium "Pits," the Core of Nuclear Weapons; Reuse of Soon-to-be Mothballed MOX Building Likely a Focus
  • Morning Consult - Walden Calls for EPA to Focus on Basics, Downplays Climate - Jack Fitzpatrick
  • Exchange Monitor - Senators Press NRC Nominees on Yucca Mountain
  • Bloomberg - The $13 Billion Aircraft Carrier That Has Trouble With Planes - Anthony Capaccio
  • Bloomberg - More Than Half of America's Nuclear Reactors Are Losing Money - Jim Polson
  • Bloomberg - Macron Won't Be Shy About Using French Power - Pascal-Emmanuel Gobry
  • Bloomberg - Natural Gas Seen Losing Its Crown as King of America's Power Mix - Naureen S Malik
  • Reuters - Turkey gives Rosatom go ahead to build nuclear plant - Orhan Coskun
  • Reuters - EDF says notified of a 24-hour strike starting June 21 - Bate Felix
  • Reuters - Toshiba to miss financial reporting deadline: Nikkei - Ambar Warrick
  • Reuters - Trump administration to suspend rule on natural gas waste: document - Timothy Gardner
  • Reuters - Tepco to work with local government on nuclear plant review - Osamu Tsukimori
  • Reuters - U.S. Senate votes near unanimously for Russia, Iran sanctions - Patricia Zengerle
  • Forbes - Natural Gas Industry Blasts Nuclear Power With Fake News - James Conca
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea's oldest nuke plant to close amid power supply concerns - Hwang Doo-hyong
  • ABC News - Swimming robot to probe damage at Japan nuclear plant - Mari Yamaguchi
  • Deutsche Welle - Germany's nuclear phase-out explained
  • Japan Times - Toshiba unveils submersible video robot to probe reactor 3 at Fukushima No. 1 plant - Shusuke Murai
  • RT - Swimming robot 'little sunfish' to inspect crippled Fukushima plant (PHOTO, VIDEO)
  • YLE News - Finland a no-show at UN nuclear ban negotiations
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - The nuclear weapons ban and the NPT - Ray Acheson
  • Global Research - We're Off! to Ban Nuclear Weapons - Ray Acheson
  • Lexington Herald Leader - Bevin signs measure lifting nuclear moratorium - David Zoeller
  • Seeking Alpha - Power Plant Subsidies: Going Nuclear - BTU Analytics
  • The Hill blog - House panel votes to extend tax credit for nuclear power - Naomi Jagoda
  • FOX News - Lithuania: Belarusian nuclear plant is threat to safety - Cbs Dfw
  • CBS 11 Dallas/Fort Worth - Nevada Wants Court To Reject Texas Bid To Prod Nuke Dump
  • Yeni Safak - EMRA grants power generation license to Akkuyu Nuclear
  • Baltimore Sun - Visitors check out inner workings of Peach Bottom nuclear plant - David Anderson
  • Newburyport Daily News - Oral arguments set for nuke plant license amendment - Angeljean Chiaramida
  • World Nuclear News - DOE invests $66 million in advanced nuclear technologies
  • E&E Daily - DOE: Energy Department is shoveling cash out the door - Umair Irfan
  • ExecutiveGov - DOE to Award $67M in Nuclear Energy R&D Funds - Ramona Adams
  • World Nuclear News - Russia to start upgrading Armenian plant in 2018
  • World Nuclear News - Chinese unit prepares for extended operation
  • World Nuclear News - Robot ready to inspect Fukushima Daiichi 3 vessel
  • DOE - Energy Department Invests Nearly $67 Million to Advanced Nuclear Technology
  • Financial Times - Tepco's new president vows to shake up Japanese utility's culture - Robin Harding
  • Alabama News - Mogul who bought Alabama politicians -- and a nuclear power plant -- turns to Trump - Kyle Whitmire
  • Japan Times - Incoming Tepco chief vows decision on whether to scrap Fukushima No. 2
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Tepco to seek mutually beneficial partnerships with peers
  • Newcastle Herald - Call for nuclear debate as NSW government arrives in Singleton MICHAEL McGOWAN
  • Syracuse Post Standard - Letter: Nuclear plant refueling outages benefit NY communities - Gregory Lancette, President of the Central and Northern New York Building and Construction Trades Council; Dave Young, President of the Rochester Building and Construction Trades Council
  • IAEA - IAEA Concludes Safety Review at Qinshan Nuclear Power Plant in China
  • Metro East Sun - Illinois: Roxana landfill took radioactive waste without authority, document reveals - Michael McGrady
  • Trend News Agency - Iran doubles nuclear electricity generation - Dalga Khatinoglu
  • Salt Lake Tribune - OpEd: White Mesa Mill is regulated and environmentally safe - Mark Chalmers
  • Korea Times - NPT's failure, our failure with NK - Charles Park
  • Baltic Course - Lithuanian parlt declares Belarus' N-plant a threat to natnl security
  • RenewEconomy.au - How South Australians dumped a nuclear dump - Jim Green
  • Xinhua News - Kenya to intensify efforts to develop nuclear energy
  • KIRO 7 Seattle - Official: More Hanford nuclear mishaps likely after back-to-back emergency evacuations
  • Astana Times - Kazakhstan conducts first stage of nuclear fusion reactor physical launch - Assel Satubaldina
  • News 12 Westchester - Annual meeting held on Indian Point power plant safety
  • Lower Hudson Journal - Sparse turnout for fed hearing on Indian Point - Thomas C. Zambito
  • Brattleboro Reformer - Vermont Yankee offers safety assurances as fuel move starts - Mike Faher
  • Clinton Herald - Ohr to lead Quad-Cities Generating Station
  • Bloomberg - Disappointing Growth May Force South Africa to Cut Spending - Arabile Gumede and Michael Cohen
  • BelTA - Semashko: The situation around the Belarusian nuclear power plant is extremely politicized
  • BelTA - Belarusian delegation to hold talks with Rosatom during Atomexpo in Moscow
  • BelTA - Rapota: Problems with access for Belarusian farm produce to Russia raise concerns
  • Fin24 CapeTown - ANALYSIS: Eskom's revolving door, endless scandals cloud SA's energy future - Yolandi Groenewald
  • Press TV - Mideast leaders asked Obama to bomb Iran: John Kerry
  • Press TV - 'IAEA not in position to interpret JCPOA'
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Licensing Requirements for the Independent Storage of Spent Nuclear Fuel, High-Level Radioactive Waste and Reactor-Related Greater Than Class C Waste FR Document: 2017-12383 Citation: 82 FR 27536 PDF Pages 27536-27537 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Office of Government Information Services - Notice Meetings: Chief FOIA Officers' Council FR Document: 2017-12380 Citation: 82 FR 27535 PDF Page 27535 (1 page) Permalink
  • DOE:EM - EM Update | Vol. 9, Issue 11 | June 15, 2017
  • DOE:EM - DOE Releases Full Text of EM's Fiscal Year 2018 Budget Request
  • DOE:EM - DOE Releases Draft Request for Proposal for the Low-Level Waste / Mixed Low-Level Waste Disposal Procurement
  • DOE:EM - EM Highlights Cost-Savings Initiative to House Nuclear Cleanup Caucus
  • DOE:EM - EM Initiatives on Tap to Lower Costs, Move Resources to Field
  • DOE:EM - West Valley Cleanup Contractor Earns 75 Percent of Possible Award Fee
  • DOE:EM - Workers Prepare Pipes for Salt Waste Processing Facility Integration
  • DOE:EM - Contract Awarded for Support Services to the Environmental Management Office of Waste and Materials Management
  • DOE:NNSS - NSSAB Meetings [FY17]
  • Martha's Vineyard Times - Letter: Pilgrim poses significant risk - Rez Williams, West Tisbury
  • Cornell Chronicle - Working group: Give citizens say in nuclear accident plans - ByJonathan Miller

    Wednesday, June 14, 2017

  • E&E Daily - ENERGY AND COMMERCE: Panel to vote on Yucca, ozone, brownfields bills - Sean Reilly, Hannah Northey and Cecelia Smith-Schoenwalder
  • Daily Energy Insider - Senators express frustration over used fuel impasse at NRC budget hearing
  • E&E Daily - EPA: Dems threaten to stall nominees on congressional requests - Kevin Bogardus and Hannah Northey
  • Rep. Dina Titus (D-NV1) - TITUS STATEMENT ON UPCOMING YUCCA MOUNTAIN HEARING
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Republican nominees for NRC sail through Senate committee hearing - Gary Martin
  • Hamilton Spectator - Finland works, quietly, to bury its nuclear reactor waste - Henry Fountain
  • Legal NewsLine - Texas urges appeals court to declare federal government not in compliance with NWPA - Mark Iandolo
  • New Baltimore Voice - Proposed nuclear waste dump draws Congressional ire - Jim Bloch
  • Seantor Catherine Cortez Masto (D-NV) - CORTEZ MASTO, HELLER, RAISE CONCERNS ABOUT PENDING NUCLEAR REGULATORY COMMISSION NOMINEES
  • Senator Dean Heller (R-NV) - Heller, Cortez Masto Raise Concerns About Pending Nuclear Regulatory Commission Nominees
  • RT - 'Up to 15 tons of depleted uranium used in 1999 Serbia bombing' – lead lawyer in suit against NATO
  • teleSUR - NATO Could be Sued for Use of Depleted Uranium in Yugoslavia
  • Daily Utah Chronicle - Library Preserves Stories of Downwinders - Mackenzie McDermott
  • Cape Cod Times - Pilgrim watchdog group to head to Statehouse on Wednesday - Christine Legere
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Waste drum shipped to Colorado was inaccurately labeled - Rebecca Moss
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - New President, Project Manager Bruce Covert Takes Helm For Nuclear Waste Partnership LLC At WIPP
  • Tri-City Herald - Hanford workers report possible chemical vapor exposure - Annette Cary
  • HNN Huntingtonnews - NNSA Implies that SRS is being Analyzed for New Nuclear Weapons Mission
  • Bloomberg - Renewables Provided a Record 10% of U.S. Power in March - Joe Ryan
  • Bloomberg - Donor Lobbying for Nuclear-Plant Tax Credits Brags of Dinners With Trump - Bill Allison and John McCormick
  • Reuters - Enter the Nimble Dragon: China looks to small reactors for nuclear edge - David Stanway
  • Reuters - CORRECTED-France's EDF picks new head of UK unit overseeing nuclear project - Geert De Clercq
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Environmental group opposes TVA's Clinch River nuclear reactor plan - Tyler Whetstone
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - OF NUCLEAR INTEREST: State panel to convene again in Plymouth - Karen Vale-Vasilev
  • The Independent - This is why Iran should play a major role in the negotiations to ban nuclear weapons - Seyed Hossein Mousavian
  • All Things Nuclear - Nuclear Leaks: The Back Story the NRC Doesn't Want You to Know about Palo Verde - Dave Lochbaum, Director, Nuclear Safety Project
  • Foreign Affairs - Keine Atombombe, Bitte--Why Germany Should Not Go Nuclear - Ulrich Kühn, Tristan Volpe
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - What you need to know about the UN nuclear weapons ban negotiations
  • Crain's Chicago Business - Charges for green power, nuke subsidies hike electric bills - Steve Daniels
  • Engineering News-Record - After Nuclear Project Troubles, CB&I Looks for Recovery - Scott Van Voorhis
  • RT - Smoke detected at crippled Chernobyl power plant – Ukraine nuclear watchdog
  • Santa Ynez Valley News - Letter: Nuke power, Praise and advice, Begging for prosecution? - William Gloege, Santa Maria
  • Power Engineering - U.S. Experiences Sixth Nuclear Retirement Announcement in Seven Years
  • Mainichi Daily News - Measures needed to draw nuclear states into U.N. nuke ban treaty talks
  • TASS - Kiev in talks with another nuclear fuel supplier – official
  • Yahoo!7 News - What about nuclear energy, Liberal MP asks - Jennifer Rajca
  • WKSU Kent, OH - Local Leaders Lobby to Save Ohio Nuclear Plants - Andy Chow
  • NY Newsday - Senate: State, not ratepayers should fund nuke plant bailout - Michael Gormley
  • John O'Groat Journal - Nuclear journals transferred to Nucleus
  • North Augusta Star - Editorial: Vogtle deal relieves some uncertainty
  • Early County News - All eyes are on Vogtle
  • NuclearStreet - EIA Tallys Nuclear Plant Retirements
  • BelTA - Russian Atomenergomash ships steam generators for second unit of Belarusian nuclear power plant
  • BelTA - Belarus intends to continue cooperation with IAEA on BelNPP project
  • HNN Huntingtonnews - Piketon to Ship Classified Nuclear Waste to Nevada
  • San Diego Reader - San Onofre – another Chernobyl? Radiation would be 40 times worse - Don Bauder
  • World Nuclear News - Fuel loading under way at Fuqing 4
  • World Nuclear News - NEA and EPRI to cooperate on nuclear research
  • World Nuclear News - Westinghouse launches its EnCore Fuel
  • World Nuclear News - Steam generators shipped to second Belarusian unit
  • Trend News Agency - Iran doubles nuclear electricity generation
  • National Law Review - Nuclear Regulatory Commission, and Industry Representatives Pursue Revised Definition of Operability of Technical Specifications Equipment - Steven P. Frantz
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - Anti-nuclear group challenges TVA plans for Oak Ridge reactor - Dave Flessner
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Worry About Aging Belgian Nukes - Homeland Security News Wire
  • Press TV - Iran calls on US to fulfill commitments under nuclear deal
  • Mainichi Daily News - Future nuclear watchdog chief faces criticism for calling reactor '40-year rule' too short
  • Taiwan Business TOPICS - Nukes and Uncertainty Charge Taiwan's Energy Debate - Tim Ferry
  • Midwest Energy News - Report: Endangered DOE energy innovation program is working - Lacey Johnson
  • Construction.RU - Rosatom to help UAE dispose of hazardous industrial waste - Tatiana Kanunnikova
  • Asahi Shimbun - U.S. pledge to Japan: Security overrides trade talks with China
  • Pueblo Chieftain - Mulch might help remove contaminants from water at Cotter Superfund site - Tracy Harmon
  • West Lebanon Valley News - Reactor's Spent Fuel On Move - Mike Faher
  • Greenfield Recorder - Spent fuel storage work continues at Vt. Yankee
  • News Corp Australia - Inside the tragic town of Pripyat, which is too unsafe for people to live - Julia D'Orazio
  • Concord Monitor, NH - My Turn: Alvin Weinberg and the future of nuclear power - Philip Mead
  • The Hill blog - 'Absurd' nuclear subsidies muck up energy markets, harm consumers - Mark Perry
  • WOSU Public Media, Columbus, OH - Local Leaders Fear Tax Increases If Nuclear Plants Close - Andy Chow
  • York Dispatch - EDITORIAL: Let market forces dictate TMI future
  • Environmental Protection Magazine - EIA Meeting to Examine Future of U.S. Nuclear Power
  • Southeast Energy News - Tennessee wind project on hold after state lawmakers pass moratorium - Brye Steeves
  • Chambana Sun - Clinton Power Station back online; work provided boost to local economy - Caitlin Nordahl
  • InSerbia News - "Up to 15 tons of depleted uranium used in 1999 Serbia bombing"
  • Los Altos Town Crier - LA Library hosts screening of 'Nuclear Requiem' documentary Saturday
  • Lab Manager Magazine - After Fukushima: Radiation Levels in Food Predicted - University of Portsmouth
  • Fox10 Phoenix - Palo Verde keeps state running with clean energy, while empowering veterans - Matt Galka
  • Lower Hudson Journal - Fed regulators meet on Indian Point tonight - Thomas C. Zambito
  • London Times - Cuts to police guarding nuclear arsenal could be 'catastrophic' - Richard Ford
  • Bennington Banner - Vermont Yankee offers safety assurances as fuel move starts - Mike Faher
  • BelTA - Radiation background in Belarus unchanged after reports of smoke at Chernobyl NPP
  • NWTRB - NWTRB Public Meeting on High-level Radioactive Waste Glass Corrosion, Wednesday, June 21, 2017
  • NWTRB - Summer Board Meeting, Wednesday, June 21, 2017
  • DOE - Energy Department Invests Nearly $67 Million to Advanced Nuclear Technology
  • DOE - Department of Energy Advances $32 Million in Funding for Advanced Technologies
  • USGS - M 6.9 - 5km NNE of San Pablo, Guatemala
  • IAEA - Major IAEA Conference on Technical Cooperation Concludes - Laura Gil, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - IAEA organizes Sub-regional Workshop on Civil Liability for Nuclear Damage for Latin American Countries - Andrea Gioia, IAEA Office of Legal Affairs
  • Trend News Agency - Iran ups oil refinery, nuclear power – BP
  • NHK World - Head of A-bomb survivors' group in US dies at 90
  • Japan Times - Nagasaki wants to light up Peace Park, will consult with hibakusha
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Nuclear material accident points to JAEA's lax attitude over safety
  • Fin24 CapeTown - ANALYSIS: Eskom's revolving door, endless scandals cloud SA's energy future - Yolandi Groenewald
  • Fin24 CapeTown - SA tripped up by slow govt reform action - economist - Carin Smith
  • Press TV - Iran calls on US to fulfill commitments under nuclear deal
  • Press TV - Trump allows Mattis to raise Afghanistan troop level
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice Meetings: Human Studies Review Board FR Document: 2017-12345 Citation: 82 FR 27255 PDF Page 27255 (1 page) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Nondiscrimination in Federally Assisted Commission Programs FR Document: 2017-12333 Citation: 82 FR 27291 PDF Pages 27291-27292 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Atomic Safety and Licensing Boards: Florida Power and Light Co. FR Document: 2017-12358 Citation: 82 FR 27297 PDF Page 27297 (1 page) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Combined Licenses: Virginia Electric and Power Co; North Anna Unit 3 FR Document: 2017-12271 Citation: 82 FR 27296 PDF Pages 27296-27297 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Exemptions and Combined Licenses; Amendments: South Carolina Electric and Gas Co., South Carolina Public Service Authority, Virgil C. Summer Nuclear Station, Units 2 and 3; Boric Acid Storage Tank Changes FR Document: 2017-12337 Citation: 82 FR 27294 PDF Pages 27294-27295 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Exemptions and Combined Licenses; Amendments: Southern Nuclear Operating Co.Vogtle Electric Generating Plant, Units 3 and 4; Boric Acid Storage Tank Changes FR Document: 2017-12335 Citation: 82 FR 27292 PDF Pages 27292-27294 (3 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Exemptions: Entergy Nuclear Operations, Inc. Vermont Yankee Nuclear Power Station Independent; Spent Fuel Storage Installation FR Document: 2017-12270 Citation: 82 FR 27297 PDF Pages 27297-27300 (4 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on APR1400 FR Document: 2017-12268 Citation: 82 FR 27295 PDF Pages 27295-27296 (2 pages) Permalink
  • NANP - State of Nevada Motion for Leave to Intervene - File Stamped
  • NANP - DKT 10 Order granting opposed motion to intervene
  • NANP - DKT 15 Nevada's Response to Texas Motion for Dec. & Inj. and Countermotion
  • State of Nevada Office of the Governor - Nevada Files Motion to Dismiss Lawsuit that Threatens State's Ability to Fight Yucca Mountain - Governor Sandoval

    Tuesday, June 13, 2017

  • Sierra Wave - Yucca Mountain rears its nuclear head in Trump budget - Deb Murphy
  • E&E Daily - DOE scraps 'consent-based' wording from site in nod to Yucca - Hannah Northey
  • RTO Insider - Overheard at NECPUC 2017 Symposium - Michael Kuser
  • Cape Cod Broadcasting - Cape Downwinders To Present Gov. Baker With Nuclear Waste Referendum Results
  • Los Alamos Monitor - LANL to resume shipping waste in September--Group gets updates on cleanup site on DP Road, older waste barrels - Tris DeRoma
  • Oak Ridger - Making ethanol from CO2 at ORNL sparks considerable interest - Carolyn Krause
  • Tri-City Herald - French firm to build state's largest solar project north of Richland - Annette Cary
  • Bloomberg - Upheaval at South African Power Utility Could Mean More Trouble For Zuma - Paul Burkhardt and Michael Cohen
  • Bloomberg - These Five Charts Show the Seismic Shifts Happening in Global Energy - James Herron and Will Kennedy
  • Reuters - UPDATE 2-Crisis at South Africa's Eskom deepens as chairman resigns - Mfuneko Toyana and Tiisetso Motsoeneng
  • Reuters - Japan court denies injunction against Genkai nuclear plant - Osamu Tsukimori
  • Reuters - Radiation, risk and robots: Ripping out a reactor's heart - Christoph Steitz and Tom Käckenhoff
  • NRC - Atomic Safety and Licensing Board to Hold Oral Argument on Hearing Request for Seabrook License Amendment
  • NRC - Atomic Safety and Licensing Board to Hold Oral Argument on Hearing Request for Turkey Point New Reactors
  • World Nuclear News - Rolls-Royce elaborates on its SMR plans
  • World Nuclear News - IAEA fuel 'bank' on course
  • World Nuclear News - Court ruling clears path for restart of Genkai units
  • NHK World - Residents lose legal challenge on reactors
  • Asahi Shimbun - Former chief of Fukushima probe criticizes reactor restarts - Shinichi Sekine
  • Asahi Shimbun - Court rejects citizens' plea to delay restart of Genkai plant
  • Asahi Shimbun - Fukushima may get rice variant that absorbs less radiation - Shinichi Mishima
  • Japan Times - Court dismisses request to halt restart of Saga reactors
  • Japan Times - Radiation levels exceeding state-set limit found on grounds of five Chiba schools
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Team develops snake-like robot to help in disasters
  • Mainichi Daily News - Ibaraki nuclear facility where radioactive leak occurred was slack on safety
  • Mainichi Daily News - Court nixes request to halt restart of reactors in southwestern Japan
  • Jiji Press - Basic Policy Adopted to Decommission Monju N-Reactor
  • Jiji Press - Court Rejects Demand to Block Restart of Genkai N-Reactors
  • Jiji Press - Plutonium Not Detected in Workers for Accident-Hit Lab in Japan
  • Jiji Press - Japanese Team Develops Snake-Like Robot to Help in Disasters
  • Reuters - EU's Mogherini confident U.S. will stick to Iran nuclear deal - Gwladys Fouche
  • Reuters - Toshiba faces fresh lawsuit, plans provision for year ended March
  • New York Times - How Retiring Nuclear Power Plants May Undercut U.S. Climate Goals - Brad Plumer
  • Houston Chronicle - EIA warns more nuclear retirements coming - James Osborne
  • U.S. News & World Report - New Leadership Takes Over at Federal Nuclear Waste Dump
  • All Things Nuclear - Oyster Creek Reactor: Bad Nuclear Vibrations - Dave Lochbaum, Director, Nuclear Safety Project
  • Blackburn News - Amherstburg Needs Provincial Help To Deal with Nuke Disaster - Paul Pedrojune
  • Santa Maria Times - Letter: Nuke power, Praise and advice - William Gloege, Santa Maria
  • NASDAQ - France's EDF picks new head of UK unit overseeing nuclear project - Reuters
  • London Times - EDF chief who ran Hinkley nuclear project makes surprise exit - Emily Gosden, Energy Editor
  • The Guardian - EDF Energy's Vincent de Rivaz to step down after winning Hinkley battle - Adam Vaughan
  • Charlottesville Newsplex - Dominion Energy reacts to new license for third nuclear reactor - Bria White
  • Niagara This Week - Expert to speak on nuclear transporting - Luke Edwards
  • Deutsche Welle - France follows Germany in atomic shutdown
  • Syracuse Post Standard - Letter: Gov. Cuomo's $7.6B nuke bailout is better spent on renewables - Eric Wood, NYPIRG , New Paltz
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - San Onofre nuclear waste briefing to stay in Malibu - Rob Nikolewski
  • CBC Canada - Province not prepared for nuclear disaster in southern Ontario, say safety advocates
  • CTV Windsor - Groups raise alarm about lack of protection in event of nuclear disaster
  • International Business Times UK - Nuclear reactor in Belgium situated close to German border develops 72 new cracks - Agamoni Ghosh
  • Bayshore Broadcasting - Top Honours for Nuclear Communicator - Firstpost
  • FirstPost - India-US nuclear deal: All you need to know about the landmark agreement
  • WKMS Murrey State, KY - Gov. Bevin to Ceremonially Sign Nuclear Moratorium Lift in Paducah - Matt Markgraf
  • Gulf News - Federal Authority for Nuclear Regulation launches volunteering initiatives
  • Salt Lake Tribune - Editorial: Rules for White Mesa uranium mill are not confidence inspiring
  • Cornish Times - Nuclear advice for homes near dockyard
  • Arizona Republic - Palo Verde nuclear plant reactor still ran after backup exploded - Ryan Randazzo
  • BBC - Toshiba facing fresh demand for damages
  • Asahi Shimbun - Former chief of Fukushima probe criticizes reactor restarts - Shinichi Sekine
  • BelTA - Semashko: Belarus' economy will benefit from nuclear power plant project
  • Astana Times - LEU Bank in Kazakhstan in focus at Oslo nuclear security conference - Aigerim Seisembayeva
  • Daily Energy Insider - Senators express frustration over used fuel impasse at NRC budget hearing
  • News-Gazette, Champaign, IL - Clinton plant taken offline over equipment issue - Tom Kacich
  • WAMC Northeast Public Radio - Blair Horner: The Assembly Pushes Back Against The Governor's Nuke Bailout - Blair Horner
  • Peekskill-Cortlandt Patch - Indian Point Replacing O-Rings in Unit 3 - Lanning Taliaferro
  • Cañon City Daily Record - State, EPA counter Cotter Corp.'s pilot study - Kara Mason
  • Forbes - It's Time To Stop Worrying About Spent Fuel Pools. Skeptics Rely On Flawed, Opinionated Evaluation - Rod Adams
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Sen. Ken Yager drops TVA board bid - Jim Gaines
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Environmental Assessments; Availability, etc.: American Centrifuge Lead Cascade Facility in Piketon, OH FR Document: 2017-12139 Citation: 82 FR 27088 PDF Pages 27088-27089 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Amendment Applications: Department of Energy; Fort St. Vrain Independent Spent Fuel Storage Installation FR Document: 2017-12136 Citation: 82 FR 27084 PDF Pages 27084-27085 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Amendment Applications: Department of Energy; Idaho Spent Fuel Facility Independent Spent Fuel Storage Installation FR Document: 2017-12135 Citation: 82 FR 27086 PDF Pages 27086-27087 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Amendment Applications: Department of Energy; Three Mile Island 2 Independent Spent Fuel Storage Installation FR Document: 2017-12137 Citation: 82 FR 27087 PDF Pages 27087-27088 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2017-12245 Citation: 82 FR 27085 PDF Page 27085 (1 page) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Superseded or Outdated Generic Communications; Withdrawal FR Document: 2017-12138 Citation: 82 FR 27085 PDF Pages 27085-27086 (2 pages) Permalink

    Monday, June 12, 2017

  • Daily Energy Insider - Interim private storage could be best next step for nuclear waste, senator says
  • PR Newswire - Can Nuclear Waste Management Be Commercially Viable? - American Academy of Arts and Sciences
  • Balkan Insight - Serbian Lawsuits over NATO Bombing 'Likely to Fail' - Maja Zivanovic
  • Reuters - RPT-Trump officials to unveil plan to cut factory rules this week - David Lawder
  • Albuquerque Journal - Will production of nuclear 'pits' leave LANL? - Mark Oswald
  • Tri-City Herald - Awards honor Hanford mentor and small business protégé - Annette Cary
  • AP News - Toshiba to pay $3.68 billion for Westinghouse reactors in US - Yuri Kageyama
  • Reuters - Radiation, risk and robots: Ripping out a reactor's heart - Christoph Steitz and Tom Käckenhoff
  • Reuters - Iran says Trump administration will end up abiding by nuclear deal - Gwladys Fouche
  • Reuters - France to close some nuclear reactors, says ecology minister Hulot - Stephen Jewkes
  • Heritage Foundation Daily Signal - The Challenge of Modernizing Nuclear Weapons - Michaela Dodge
  • National Interest - 715 Nuclear Weapons Tests Made Russia an Atomic Superpower (But at a Massive Cost) - Kyle Mizokami
  • Central Virginian - Feds issue license for third reactor
  • Utility Dive - Dominion: Decision on a new North Anna nuke reactor years away - Peter Maloney
  • Forbes - Toshiba Backs Troubled Nuclear Project In Georgia - William Pentland
  • Barron's - Toshiba: Nuclear Nightmare Nearing an End - Isabella Zhong
  • E&E Daily - Vogtle project secures payments from Toshiba - Kristi E. Swartz
  • Southeast Energy News - Toshiba to pay billions for construction of Vogtle nuclear plant - Brye Steeves
  • Atlanta Journal Constitution - Georgia Power has a new deal with Plant Vogtle contractors - Russell Grantham
  • Savannah Morning News - Millions collected from schools, taxpayers for Vogtle construction - Thomas Gardiner
  • Aiken Standard - Editorial: Vogtle deal relieves some uncertainty - Michael Smith
  • Financial Times - Toshiba jumps 8% after deal to cap US reactor liability - Peter Wells
  • Deutsche Welle - New cracks found in Tihange 2 Belgian nuclear power plant
  • WJBD Salem, IL - Clinton Nuclear Reactor Running a Year After Closing Threat--Plant Saved As Result of $235-Million in Ratepayer Subsidies
  • Cornwall Live - People in Plymouth have been warned about a nuclear emergency at Devonport Dockyard - G_Bartlett
  • Deutsche Welle - Japan's nuclear mishap underlines industry malaise
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - New tests don't detect plutonium in lungs
  • Wall Street Journal - video: How Are Nuclear Plants Decommissioned?
  • Scranton Times-Tribune - No subsidies for nuclear power - John Interval
  • China Post - Cabinet reaffirms goal of phasing out nuclear power by 2025
  • Focus Taiwan - Reactor at 3rd nuclear power plant approved to resume operations
  • Bloomberg BNA - 'Failing Firm' Viability Under Scrutiny in Nuclear Waste Antitrust Case - Liz Crampton
  • Toledo Blade - Nuke plants' bailout stalled in legislature - Associated Press
  • Kallanish Energy - Gas-fired power plant developer fighting nuclear, coal 'bailout'
  • Interfax-Ukraine - Energy ministry discusses construction of spent nuclear fuel storage facility with Merril Lynch, OPIC
  • KHL Construction News - Fluor JV wins US$1.5 billion nuclear contract - Mike Hayes
  • PennEnergy - Nuke plant to shut down to replace leaky water seals - Associated Press
  • Press TV - IAEA verifies Iran's committed to nuclear agreement
  • Press TV - 6.2 magnitude quake shakes western Turkey, Greek island
  • Hans India - Indo-Japanese Nuclear-deal
  • Asahi Shimbun - 3 million people sign hibakusha drive for treaty to ban nukes - Gen Okamoto
  • MENAFN - Egypt- Dabaa nuclear plant contracts on Al-Sisi's desk next week Join our daily free Newsletter
  • Aberdeen Press and Journal - Call for Dounreay clean-up to leave economic legacy for the Highlands - Calum Ross
  • AzerNews - Azerbaijan, IAEA to discuss delivery of isotopes - Sara Israfilbayova
  • Morning Consult - OpEd: Does Nuclear Energy Have a Future in the United States? - Brian Isom and William F. Shughart II
  • Steubenville Herald-Star - Bailout of Ohio nuclear plants stalls - Associated Press
  • Bellona - Fresh radiation alarm at US Cold War legacy site forces workers to take cover - Charles Digges
  • BelTA - Belarus hails IAEA's continued focus on safe nuclear energy development
  • Platts - French energy transition on track as Macron cements power base in parliament
  • Brattleboro Reformer - Letter: Rubblization is a common procedure - Howard Shaffer, Enfield, NH
  • Saudi Gazette - IAEA commends Russia's role in peaceful nuke apps
  • Elmira Star-Gazette, NY - Letters: Cuomo's energy projects commendable, but puzzling - Eric Wood, NYPIRG Environmental Campaign Organizer
  • Vermont Journalism Trust - Brad Ferland: NDCAP conducted an extraordinary meeting - Brad Ferland, president of the Vermont Energy Partnership
  • Hawaii Herald - Honolulu Hiroshima Members Greet 2017
  • DOE - DOE Announces $28 Million for Advanced Energy Systems
  • USGS - M 6.3 - 4km S of Plomarion, Greece
  • IAEA - IAEA Director General's Introductory Statement to the Board of Governors
  • World Nuclear News - Hitachi stresses joint responsibility of UK project
  • World Nuclear News - Vogtle agreement caps Toshiba obligation
  • World Nuclear News - Finnish EPR starts key pre-operational tests
  • World Nuclear News - Planning begins for Swedish encapsulation plant
  • Trend News Agency - Iran's Arak heavy water reactor renamed - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • NHK World - Plutonium not found in workers' lungs
  • NHK World - Rice symbolizing recovery from 2011 quake planted
  • Japan Times - Japanese team develops snake-like robot to help in disasters
  • BelTA - Belarus submits IAEA's SEED mission report to European Commission
  • TEPCO - Situation of storing and treatment of accumulated water including highly concentrated radioactive materials at Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station (305th Release)
  • JAIF - Recent White Paper Shows Recovery of Fukushima Fisheries Progressing Smoothly
  • JAIF - Fukui Governor Accepts Monju Decommissioning: Spent Nuclear Fuel to Leave Prefecture
  • JAIF - Scientists' Feeling of Happiness, Relative to People's Image of Fukushima
  • JAIF - White Paper on Energy Policy for FY16: Decommissioning of Fukushima Daiichi Proceeding Steadily
  • New York Times - Mr. Trump Goes After the Inspectors - Editorial Board

    Sunday, June 11, 2017

  • New London Day - Movie star submarine retires - Julia Bergman
  • Cullman Times, AL - Lawsuit filed against General Dynamics for beryllium exposure - Tiffeny Owens
  • Cape Cod Times - Letter: Consider the source of regulatory criticism - Derek Stolp, Sandwich
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - Dedicated employees, community ensured WIPP's reopening - Phil Breidenbach, Head of Nuclear Waste Partnership, Departing Project Manager
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Oak Ridge's Secret City Festival: Changes get mixed reaction - Wayne Bledsoe
  • Tri-City Herald - Resource fair set for ill Hanford workers, survivors - Annette Cary
  • Tri-City Herald - Our Voice: Budget cuts to PNNL would set us back - Herald Editorial
  • Bloomberg - U.S. Environment Chief Exits G-7 Italy Climate Talks Early - Jess Shankleman and Chiara Albanese
  • Pittsburgh Tribune-Review - Amount of nuclear waste in Parks Township could remain unknown until 2031 - Mary Ann Thomas
  • Columbus Dispatch - Former Piketon uranium workers find advocate in Cold War Patriots group - Megan Henry
  • Charleston Post and Courier - With $8.6 billion spent, fate of nuclear reactors still unknown - Andrew Brown
  • Los Angeles Times - Feds seek 20-year extension to store nuclear waste from Three Mile Island at Idaho site - Associated Press
  • Korea Times - Decommissioning awaits Kori nuke plant - Kim Se-jeong
  • Korea Herald - Energy industry in wait-and-see mode upon Moon's anti-nuclear policy - Shim Woo-hyun
  • Korea Herald - S. Korea's energy industry at crossroads - Kim Da-sol
  • RT - Dozens of new cracks discovered at Belgian nuclear reactors
  • NBC2 Fort Meyers, FL - Toshiba rescues half-built Georgia nuclear plant - Jackie Wattles
  • WHEC News10NBC Rochester - Westchester County nuclear power plant to shut down to replace leaky water seals
  • LaSalle News Tribune - La Salle Station nuclear power plant back at full power - LaSalle News Tribune
  • Daily News Egypt - Dabaa nuclear plant contracts on Al-Sisi's desk next week - Mohamed Farag
  • CleanTechnica - Study: US NRC Relied On Faulty Analysis To Justify Refusal To Adopt Catastrophic Nuclear-Waste Fire Safety Measures - James Ayre
  • Pike County News Watchman - Nuclear Care Partners host open house
  • Trend News Agency - Iran says US Senate bill contradicts nuclear deal - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • PR Newswire - Susquehanna's Unit 1 Returned to Service - Susquehanna Nuclear LLC
  • HNN Huntingtonnews - The Portsmouth Diffusion Story from Pubic Domain Black and White Footage
  • Bangladesh News24 - Atomic Power Commission bill in Parliament
  • Bangladesh Daily Star - Atomic Energy Commission bill placed in parliament - UNB, Sangsad Bhaban
  • Bangladesh Daily Star - 9 new power plants to go into operation by 2017: Nasrul
  • West Lebanon Valley News, NH - President Trump's Surprisingly Good Idea - Bill Nichols

    Saturday, June 10, 2017

  • KNPR Las Vegas - North Las Vegas Mayor Calls For Yucca Mtn. Transportation Study
  • Sputnik News - Serbia's Idea to Sue NATO for 1999 Bombings 'Viable' - Lawyer
  • New London Day - Letter: Nuclear fuel chain produces much carbon - Robert Methot, Norwich
  • Eastern Maumee Bay Press, OH - Walbridge council wary of proposed waste disposal - Larry Limpf
  • Sentinel-Tribune, Bowling Green, OH - Walbridge council: Army Corps should dispose of waste more safely - Debbie Rogers
  • Forbes blog - Regulate This: Worker Safety In Trump's America - Andy Knauer
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Maggiore: Safety and Security Don't Come Cheap - Maire O'Neill
  • Tri-City Herald - Hanford workers who took cover offered radiation testing - Annette Cary
  • Tri-City Herald - Another delay requested for Hanford chemical vapors trial - Annette Cary
  • Reuters - Toshiba to pay $3.7 billion to keep building U.S. reactors - Naomi Tajitsu
  • Reuters - BRIEF-Georgia Power enters into new agreements with Toshiba and Westinghouse
  • Reuters - France's Macron seen launching privatization drive with airports - Matthieu Protard and Gilles Guillaume
  • Asahi Shimbun - JAEA, citing new test, says no plutonium in lungs of worker
  • UK Independent - Japanese nuclear workers open 'broken' bag of plutonium exposing themselves to devastating levels of radiation - Narjas Zatat
  • CleanTechnica - No, Virginia, There Is No Nuclear Santa Claus - Michael Barnard
  • Salt Lake Tribune - Neighbors of rural Utah uranium mill call state regulators 'heartless' - Emma Penrod
  • Wall Street Journal - Toshiba to Cough Up $3.68 Billion to Finish Troubled U.S. Nuclear Plant - Russell Gold
  • U.S. News & World Report - Extension Sought for Storing Three Mile Island Debris - Keith Ridler, Associated Press
  • Daily Beast - Flynn Planned to Build Nuclear Plants in the Middle East
  • Plymouth Herald - Don't panic if you get a new warning about a nuclear emergency in the dockyard - WMNAGreenwood
  • Mainichi Daily News - Workers at nuclear facility confined in contaminated room for 3 hours
  • Lower Hudson Journal - Highlights from experts at Indian Point forum - Thomas C. Zambito
  • The Hankyoreh - Shutdown of Kori reactor 1 could herald new approach to nuclear energy - Kim Sung-hwan
  • NBC10 Philadelphia - Nuclear Reactor Has Unexpected Shutdown
  • Utilities-ME - UAE and Korea to share APR1400 operating experience
  • PennEnergy - Susquehanna Nuclear Unit 1 automatically shut down
  • Asahi Shimbun - VOX POPULI: To all intents and purposes, nuclear burden with us forever
  • Durham Region - Durham wants more time to comment on nuclear response plan - Keith Gilligan
  • Newburyport Daily News - NRC reports on Seabrook Station nuke plant - Angeljean Chiaramida
  • Kyiv Post - Likhachev: Annual commissioning of 20 GW of nuclear capacities is needed for environmental stability - Interfax-Ukraine
  • Mainichi Daily News - Nearly 3 million signatures for nuclear abolition to be submitted to U.N.
  • Dong-A Ilbo - Korea's first nuclear plant suspended after 40 years of operation - Gun-Huk Lee
  • Skagit Valley Herald - Extension sought for storing Three Mile Island debris - Keith Ridler, Associated Press
  • Deccan Herald - Kalpakkam radiation level is under permissible limit claims DAE - Sathyanarayana, Chennai
  • Kingston Daily Freeman - Decommissioning Indian Point: Experts look for solutions that aren't worse than the problem
  • Buffalo News - Great Lakes delegates to Tillerson: oppose Canadian N-waste burial plan - T.J. Pignataro
  • Bedfordshire On Sunday - ?Plans to reinstate monument to Bedfordshire's nuclear protest
  • Peekskill-Cortlandt Patch - Leaky Water Seals: Indian Point 3 To Begin Maintenance Shutdown Sunday - Lanning Taliaferro
  • York Daily Record - What's the link between Chernobyl and TMI studies? - Brandie Kessler
  • Houston Chronicle - A mightier wind is blowing through Texas--Sector's share of power generation has risen each year for a decade - Ryan Maye Handy
  • Cortlandt Daily Voice - Indian Point Plans Shutdown Of Unit 3 - Sam Barron
  • Pembroke Daily Observer - Concerned about CNL's new project - Stephen Uhler
  • Japan Today - Contractor overcharges for Fukushima decontamination workers' lodging
  • Fairewinds Energy Education - A predictable nuclear accident at Hanford
  • Beyond Nuclear - Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters call operations at Pickering nuclear "persistently abysmal"
  • Beyond Nuclear - Compensation for uranium miners should include all who suffered
  • Beyond Nuclear - TMI Alert Press Release - planned closure of Three Mile Island
  • Atomic Insights - Lightbridge Gaining Momentum In Drive to Commercialize Fuel - Rod Adams
  • Atomic Insights - Atomic Insights is hosting a summer sleepover camp - Rod Adams
  • Atomic Insights - South Korea's President-Elect Pledges 'Nuclear Zero' by 2060. Actions Have Already Begun - Rod Adams
  • Trend News Agency - Sanctions on Iranian missile programs unlikely to work – expert - Leman Zeynalova
  • Trend News Agency - Azerbaijan to mull delivery of isotopes with IAEA
  • NHK World - Burst nuclear container scattered contaminants
  • POGO - Trump's Ethics Pledge Is Paper-Thin - : Daniel Van Schooten, Laura Peterson
  • POGO - More Trump Appointees Get Waived Past Ethics Pledge
  • POGO - Considerations for Working with Whistleblowers in a Technological Age - Danielle Brian
  • POGO - The US Military's Iran Connection? - Adam Zagorin
  • Courthouse News Service - Radioactive Waste Still Flooding Columbia River, EPA Says - Karina Brown
  • Australian Conservation Foundation - Huge nuclear free win – we stopped the global dump - Dave Sweeney
  • CSIS - PacNet #44 - Nuclear waste disposal and fuel leasing: A nonproliferation opportunity - Aiko Shimizu, Thom Dixon, Miha Hribernik
  • Michigan Peninsula - Michigan legislative battle against Canadian Nuclear Waste Repository expands with letter to Secretary of State - Peninsula Reports
  • Tbilisi Financial, Georgia - Start of hot trial at Lithuania's Ignalina Nuclear Power Plant

    Friday, June 09, 2017

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - RTC to examine travel routes for nuclear waste headed to Yucca Mountain - Art Marroquin
  • Utility Dive - NRC head asks Congress for $30M to restart Yucca Mountain review - Peter Maloney
  • Sputnik News - Serbia to Sue NATO Over Damage Caused by 1999 Bombing of Yugoslavia
  • NRC - Documents for Comment
  • NRC - Spent Fuel Storage Regulations, Guidance, and Communications
  • The Oregonian - Hanford alert lifted after radiation detected; no injuries reported - Associated Press
  • Bloomberg - India's Answer to Trump on Climate Is Nuclear Power - Bruce Einhorn, Rajesh Kumar Singh, Stephen Stapczynski, and Iain Marlow
  • Bloomberg - Nuclear Subsidies Slow to Catch on as Opposition Steps Up - Jim Polson
  • Bloomberg - India Power Plants Stranded as 50 Million Homes Left in the Dark - Anindya Upadhyay
  • Reuters - Japan minister denies government considering new nuclear plants - Ami Miyazaki
  • Reuters - Niigata governor's plans may upend TEPCO's nuclear restarts, restructuring - Kentaro Hamada and Osamu Tsukimori
  • Reuters - South Korea's nuclear operator urges careful approach on energy policy - Jane Chung
  • Reuters - Japan minister denies government considering new nuclear plants - Ami Miyazaki
  • Reuters - India's plan to develop key Iranian port faces U.S. headwinds - Nidhi Verma and Sanjeev Miglani
  • Newsweek - Michael Flynn, Russia and a Grand Scheme to Build Nuclear Power Plants in Saudi Arabia and the Arab World - Jeff Stein
  • Japan Times - Nuclear workers were quarantined in plutonium-tainted room for three hours after accident: JAEA
  • Asahi Shimbun - 5 nuclear center workers stayed in contaminated room for 3 hours
  • Mainichi Daily News - NRA had ordered nuclear research center to clean up act months before accident
  • Mainichi Daily News - Editorial: Radiation exposure accident a result of JAEA's sloppy safety management
  • Allentown Morning Call - Talen investigating automatic shutdown of Unit 1 at Susquehanna nuke plant - Jon Harris
  • PR Newswire - Susquehanna Nuclear Unit 1 Automatically Shut Down - Susquehanna Nuclear LLC
  • The Ecologist UK - The Nuclear Industry Is In Financial Meltdown - Ian Fairlie
  • Reuters - Japan minister denies government considering new nuclear plants - Ami Miyazaki
  • Washington Post - The Latest: Contractor: Radiation too low to hurt health - Associated Press
  • Allentown Morning Call - Letter: Subsidizing nuke plants makes economic sense - Ken Knoll, North Whitehall Township
  • Utility Dive - National nuclear, gas interests target Ohio plant subsidy debate - Peter Maloney
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Hitachi scrambles to divest UK nuclear risks after Toshiba fiasco
  • Energy Collective - The Woman Who Is Building a Nuclear Power Plant - Karel Beckman
  • Power Engineering - NRC Seeks Review of Nuclear Waste Storage at Yucca Mountain
  • POWERmag - Rolls-Royce to supply Hanhikivi 1 nuclear power plant's main automation
  • Asahi Shimbun - Nuclear reactor workers to receive a robotic helping hand - Tomoyuki Izawa
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea decides to close aged nuclear power plant
  • Korea Herald - Korea to shut down oldest nuclear reactor
  • Portsmouth Herald News - Public argues against nuke plant's relicensing - Max Sullivan
  • Michigan Peninsula News - Michigan legislative battle against Canadian Nuclear Waste Repository expands with letter to Secretary of State - Peninsula Reports
  • Corvallis Gazette Times - Extension sought for Idaho storing nuclear meltdown debris - Keith Ridler
  • Riverdale Press, Bronx, NY - Nuclear plant change must protect air - Frank Fraley, president of SHARE-New York
  • Durham Region - Enviro groups concerned about nuclear safety plan in Durham - Keith Gilligan
  • PR Newswire - API: Nuclear bailouts would harm Ohio consumers - American Petroleum Institute
  • UT Tennessee Today - Wood Named Fellow by American Nuclear Society, Coble Honored - David Goddard
  • Financial Express Bangladesh - Russia to take back 45 tonnes of spent fuel every year - M Azizur Rahman
  • Salt Lake Tribune - Utah claims Bears Ears monument will kill uranium industry - Brian Maffly
  • Centre Daily Times - Letter: Nuclear power should get more funding - Edward H. Klevans, State College
  • East Anglian Daily Times - Baroness Jenny Jones slams 'disastrous' nuclear proposals at Woodbridge conference 'Suffolk: Sizewell and the Environment' - Andrew Hirst
  • Midwest Energy News - Plan to subsidize Ohio nuclear plants appears to be stalled - Ken Paulman
  • World Nuclear News - Lithuania starts hot tests at solid waste facility
  • World Nuclear News - Final shutdown approaches for Korea's oldest reactor
  • World Nuclear News - Areva-EWN to dismantle Brunsbüttel internals
  • China.org Beijing - Chinese researchers achieve breakthrough in nuclear energy
  • SeeNews Southeast Europe - Bulgaria's NPP Kozloduy reconnects Unit 5 to grid after planned maintenance - See more at: SeeNews Southeast Europe
  • Miami Herald - Dominion exec: No decision soon on 3rd North Anna reactor
  • KCBX San Luis Obispo, CA - Safety a concern if top employees leave Diablo Canyon before full closure - Bree Zender
  • Aiken Standard - Editorial: Future looks bright for solar in South Carolina
  • Bloomberg - China's Clean Energy Ambition Floats on Abandoned Coal Mine
  • IPS - Crisis in the Gulf: Escalation or negotiation? - James M. Dorsey
  • All Things Nuclear - Increase in Cancer Risk for Japanese Workers Accidentally Exposed to Plutonium - Ed Lyman, senior scientist
  • All Things Nuclear - Palo Verde: Running Without a Backup Power Supply - Dave Lochbaum, director, Nuclear Safety Project
  • All Things Nuclear - The Ugly: Post #3 on the NNSA's FY2018 Budget Request - Stephen Young, Washington representative and senior analyst
  • DOE - Statement by Rick Perry, U.S. Secretary of Energy, on LNG Shipments to the Netherlands & Poland
  • DOE - DOE Announces $6.9 Million for Research on Rare Earth Elements from Coal and Coal Byproducts
  • DOE - Energy Department Announces $15.8 Million Investment for Innovation in Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Technologies
  • IAEA - Director General's Statement at High-level Dialogue on Nuclear Security
  • IAEA - New IAEA Project Looks at Portable Detection Equipment to Help Prevent Food Fraud
  • IAEA - Canada Joins the Convention on Supplementary Compensation for Nuclear Damage - Douglas Pivnichny, IAEA Office of Legal Affairs
  • Trend News Agency - Iran accuses US of supporting terrorism - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • Australia National Radioactive Waste Management Facility - Minister visits Hawker and Kimba
  • NHK World - Research facility releases accident site photo
  • NHK World - Hiroshima updates list of atomic bomb victims
  • NHK World - Workers stayed in contaminated room for 3 hours
  • NHK World - Worker's radiation exposure estimated
  • Asahi Shimbun - Governor's plans may slow TEPCO nuclear restarts, restructuring
  • Japan Times - Contractor overcharging Iwaki, Tamura for decontamination workers' lodging expenses in Fukushima
  • Japan Times - Declassified papers reveal U.S. held debate on Japan's nuclear ambitions in 1970s - Eric Johnston
  • Mainichi Daily News - US bucks trend amid increases for clean energy research
  • Fin24 CapeTown - #GuptaLeaks: How Eskom was captured - amaBhungane and Scorpio
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: International Energy Agency FR Document: 2017-11997 Citation: 82 FR 26789 PDF Pages 26789-26790 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Weekly Receipts FR Document: 2017-12016 Citation: 82 FR 26791 PDF Page 26791 (1 page) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Renewals: Three Mile Island Unit 2 Independent Spent Fuel Storage Installation FR Document: 2017-12022 Citation: 82 FR 26815 PDF Pages 26815-26817 (3 pages) Permalink
  • Politico - NRC nominee agrees to suspend consulting work if confirmed<br> - Darius Dixon
  • New York Times - Finland Works, Quietly, to Bury Its Nuclear Reactor Waste - Henry Fountain

    Thursday, June 08, 2017

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Nuclear agency seeks $30M for Yucca Mountain licensing review - Gary Martin
  • KNPR Las Vegas - Nye County Increases Budget For Yucca Mtn. Related Activities
  • KSNV News3LV Las Vegas - Congresswoman Jacky Rosen weighs in on Russia investigation, Paris climate accord - Jami Seymore
  • NTI - Ernest Moniz Awarded Jubilee Medal by Kazakhstan Ambassador Kazykhanov
  • POWERmag - Dominion to Reassess Plans for Millstone's Continued Operation after Connecticut Nuclear Support Bill Thwarted - Sonal Patel
  • B92 Belgrade - NATO member-states to be sued for 1999 attack on Serbia - Nato Serbia
  • Tri-City Herald - 350 workers ordered to take cover at Hanford after radiation alarm - Annette Cary
  • KING5 Seattle - Hanford workers take cover after alarm in demolition area - Bryce Newberry
  • Denver Post - More than 5,000 claims in $375 million Rocky Flats settlement "appear to be valid" - John Aguilar
  • Reuters - Japan's Tepco, Chubu eye $910 million cost cut from merging fossil businesses - Osamu Tsukimori
  • Reuters - Connecticut Senate passes bill allowing purchase of nuclear power - Scott DiSavino
  • The Guardian - Japan nuclear workers inhale plutonium after bag breaks - Associated Press
  • Japan Times - Ibaraki plutonium exposures baffle Japanese nuclear experts
  • Asahi Shimbun - Oarai plutonium accident the latest blunder for JAEA
  • Mainichi Daily News - 4 workers suffer internal radiation exposure to plutonium
  • Japan Times - Past cases of radiation exposure at nuclear facilities in japan
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Irradiation of workers exposes lax oversight at Japan's nuclear labs
  • Asahi Shimbun - EDITORIAL: Radiation exposure reveals lax safety at nuclear agency
  • Mainichi Daily News - Ibaraki nuclear research facility under scrutiny after accident; gas suspected in rupture
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - JAEA nuclear containers likely not checked for 26 yrs
  • Japan News - Radiation accident shows lax controls - Takako Sasamoto
  • The Independent - Solar, wind and nuclear power each provide more electricity than gas and coal combined for first time - Ian Johnston
  • Daily Telegraph - New hostel opens in the most radioactive place on the planet - Hugh Morris
  • Utility Dive - Connecticut House fails to pass Millstone nuke support bill - Gavin Bade
  • Hartford Courant - Millstone Loses Market Access Battle, Raises Possible Closing Again - Stephen Singer
  • New London Patch - New London Senator Leads Passage of Bill To Preserve Millstone's Presence in Connecticut - RJ Scofield
  • FOX News - Panel poses questions on plutonium risks at Los Alamos lab - Susan Montoya Bryan
  • Salt Lake Tribune - After operating with an expired license for a decade, White Mesa uranium mill may get new permits - Emma Penrod
  • E&E Daily - Southern's path to 'first' new reactor filled with pitfalls - Kristi E. Swartz
  • IAEA - Canada Joins the Convention on Supplementary Compensation for Nuclear Damage - Douglas Pivnichny, IAEA Office of Legal Affairs
  • IAEA - World Oceans Day: Protecting Our Oceans, Our Future with Nuclear Science - Nicole Jawerth, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - IAEA Promoting Science for Development at Europe's Leading Development Forum - John Brittain, Department of Nuclear Sciences and Applications; Bettina Benzinger, Department of Nuclear Sciences and Applications
  • IAEA - How Do Ocean Pollutants Make Their Way Into Our Seafood? Scientists Look For Answers with Nuclear Technology - Nicole Jawerth, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • World Nuclear News - Kansai prepares Mihama 3 for 60 years of operation
  • Reuters - Germany to repay nuclear tax to utilities in coming weeks - Markus Wacket
  • KNDO/KNDO Yakima/Kennewick - Employees at Plutonium Finishing Plant told to take cover
  • Kyiv Post - Poroshenko tasks energy minister to reduce share of nuclear fuel purchases from Russia
  • Peekskill-Cortlandt Patch - Thorny Nuclear Plant Decommissioning Issues: Experts at Forum Friday - Lanning Taliaferro
  • ABC.au - South Australia's nuclear dump proposal abandoned
  • Michigan Radio - Dear Rex Tillerson, please help stop nuclear waste storage near Lake Huron - Tracy Samilton
  • Asia Times - India seeks a place at the other nuclear table - Sabena Siddiqui
  • Portsmouth Herald News - Public argues against Seabrook nuke plant's relicensing - Max Sullivan
  • Pittsburgh Business Times - Nuclear's uncertain future - Jennifer Beahm
  • Jersey Evening Post - Flamanville nuclear reactor 'to be given go-ahead'
  • Fredericksburg Free Lance-Star - Dominion Energy undecided on plans for third reactor at Lake Anna - Amanda Vicinanzo
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Japan's nuclear export strategy struggles despite India deal
  • Ipswich Star - Bid to ensure Suffolk businesses reap benefits of Sizewell C multi-million pound investment - Richard Cornwell
  • Iranian Financial Tribune - China Urges True Adherence to Nuclear Deal
  • IBTimes - Fukushima Nuclear Radiation Causing More Cases Of Thyroid Cancer - Juliana Rose Pignataro
  • Le Monde - Des ouvriers japonais du nucléaire exposés au plutonium-239 - Philippe Mesmer
  • Middletown Press and Journal, PA - Rallying for TMI: Officials come from across region, form clean jobs coalition - Dan Miller
  • Rockland County Times - Letter: NYPIRG Activist sees Contradiction in New York'S Energy Investment - Eric Wood, NYPIRG, Environmental Campaign Organizer
  • Utility Dive - Georgia Power, Westinghouse again extend deadline for Vogtle agreement - Peter Maloney
  • Reuters - Dominion weighs future of Connecticut Millstone nuclear power plant - Scott DiSavino
  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - Three Mile Island's invisible threat - Matt Moret
  • Southern Utah News - Downwinders of Utah Archive
  • Middletown Press and Journal, PA - Union worries about loss of quality jobs; more workers live in Lancaster County than in Dauphin - Dan Miller
  • NY Newsday - Radium find spurs plan to test on Bethpage High School grounds - Emily C. Dooley
  • Greenfield Recorder - Nuke protest movies coming to Wendell
  • Cape Cod Times - Pilgrim advisory group wants ground rules set - Christine Legere
  • PINA - FSM and Marshall Islands push for resolution on nuclear contamination and World War 2 wrecks - Makereta Komai
  • Burnham-On-Sea - Hinkley Pont C strike action threat averted as pay deal is reached
  • Buffalo News - Another Voice: We need to transition to a clean energy future - Rahwa Ghirmatzion, deputy director of PUSH Buffalo
  • Law360 - Power Cos. Lose Fee Recovery Bid In Spent Nuke Fuel Case - Natalie Olivo
  • NWTRB - Agenda - Summer Board Meeting - June 21, 2017
  • USGS - M 4.9 - 16km SSE of Asahi, Japan
  • BBC - Court rules that Germany's nuclear tax is illegal
  • NHK World - Nuclear material container unchecked for 26 years
  • NHK World - Worker's radiation exposure estimated
  • NHK World - Workers exposed to radiation at facility
  • NHK World - Expert points at possible complications
  • Asahi Shimbun - Lawmakers vote to export nuclear technology to New Delhi - Kayoko Geji
  • Japan Times - Fate of Toshiba hangs in the balance as TSE delisting threat looms - Kazuaki Nagata
  • BelTA - Belarusian NPP on agenda of Espoo Convention meeting in Minsk
  • BelTA - Belarus to participate in IAEA Board of Governors session in Vienna on 12 June
  • BelTA - Belarus set to complete electrification of main traffic-heavy rail links by 2030
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Opposition MPs reject budget for 'delinquent' Energy Dept - Liesl Peyper
  • Japan News - 22,000 bqs of plutonium detected in JAEA staff
  • World Nuclear News - Korea, UAE to share APR1400 operating experience
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Orders: Toby Lashley FR Document: 2017-11925 Citation: 82 FR 26716 PDF Pages 26716-26719 (4 pages) Permalink
  • Tennessee Valley Authority - Proposed Rule Procedures for Implementing the National Environmental Policy Act FR Document: 2017-11784 Citation: 82 FR 26620 PDF Pages 26620-26632 (13 pages) Permalink

    Wednesday, June 07, 2017

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Heller issues warning to Trump administration over Yucca Mountain - Gary Martin
  • California Capital and Main - Who'll Take San Onofre's Nuclear Trash? - Rev. Jim Conn
  • Yakima Herald-Republic - Russell Jim honored for lifetime of work on nuclear waste - Phil Ferolito
  • E&E Daily - Senate panel approves Trump picks for DOE, FERC - Hannah Northey and Geof Koss
  • New York Times - Lobbyists, Industry Lawyers Were Granted Ethics Waivers to Work in Trump Administration - Eric Lipton and Danielle Ivory
  • National Law Review - Non Govermental Organizations Request Hearing on FDA's Denial of Their Perchlorate Food Additive Petition - Keller and Heckman LLP
  • St. George Daily Spectrum - Marriott Library to collect downwinders' stories in Southern Utah
  • Longmont Times-Call - Ex-Rocky Flats workers invited to Longmont town halls about filing health claims - Karen Antonacci
  • WorkCompCentral - OIG Auditors Reviewing Claims Process for Hanford Workers
  • AP News - 5 workers exposed to radiation at Japan nuclear lab - Mari Yamaguchi
  • Bloomberg - Trump Administration Waived Ethics Rules for 10 Appointees - Bill Allison
  • Bloomberg - Merkel Nuclear-Tax Blunder Returns to Haunt Her in Election Year - Rainer Buergin and Brian Parkin
  • Bloomberg - Five Workers Exposed to Radiation At Japan Nuclear Laboratory
  • Bloomberg - Dark Clouds Hang Over Nuclear Town Torpedoed by Green Energy - Jesper Starn
  • Reuters - UPDATE 2-French regulator set to clear safety of EDF's Flamanville reactor vessel-report - Geert De Clercq
  • Reuters - Budget targets not affected by German nuclear tax ruling - Merkel - Thomas Escritt
  • Reuters - German minister says court's nuclear tax ruling is very irritating - Markus Wacket
  • Reuters - Five workers exposed to radioactive material at Japan nuclear research facility - Osamu Tsukimori and Elaine Lies
  • Reuters - French regulator set to clear safety of EDF's Flamanville reactor vessel -report - Geert de Clercq
  • Reuters - German utilities set for multi-billion euro windfall after nuclear tax ruling - Christoph Steitz
  • Public Citizen - More Waivers for Lobbyists Released, Raising Questions - Statement of Robert Weissman, President, Public Citizen
  • NRC - NRC To Hold Public Meeting on Diablo Canyon Nuclear Power Plant
  • Asahi Shimbun - Plutonium found in lungs of 5 workers after Ibaraki accident
  • Mainichi Daily News - High level of radiation found in lungs of nuclear facility worker
  • RT - 'No one has inhaled this much plutonium': 5 staff exposed to radiation in Japan lab accident
  • Xinhua News - Japanese worker exposed to maximum levels of radioactivity at nuclear facility near Tokyo
  • Nippon Communications Foundation - Five Exposed to Radiation at Nuclear Research Facility in Japan
  • Nippon Communications Foundation - Effects of the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Disaster
  • BBC - Court rules that Germany's nuclear tax is illegal
  • Financial Times - Germany's highest court rules nuclear fuel tax unconstitutional - Guy Chazan
  • Deutsche Welle - Germany's top court rules nuclear fuel tax illegal
  • Reuters - German government to pay utilities around 6.3 billion euros after court ruling - Markus Wacket
  • U.S. News & World Report - Public Hearing to Focus on Los Alamos Lab's Plutonium Work
  • Washington Free Beacon - Nuclear Defense Experts Urge Revitalization of U.S. Ballistic Missile Programs - Nic Rowan
  • Deutsche Welle - Activists protest first Belgian-German nuclear meeting
  • The Guardian - Greens would ditch Hinkley Point C – an expert view on the manifestos - Damian Carrington
  • Japan Times - Five workers exposed to radioactive materials at Ibaraki nuclear facility
  • InDaily Adelaide - "There's no foreseeable opportunity for this": Jay declares nuke dump "dead" - Tom Richardson
  • News Corp Australia - Nuclear dump idea dead in SA - Australian Associated Press
  • WRVO Public Media Oswego - Nuclear technician program pushing forward again - Ellen Abbott
  • Atlanta Journal Constitution - On hold: PSC commissioner's plan to nuke Vogtle surcharge on customers' bills - Russell Grantham
  • WABE Atlanta - Ga. PSC Delays Nuclear Vote, Asks Attorney General To Step In - Molly Samuel
  • Southeast Energy News - Bill that creates 'fundamental shift' in North Carolina solar policy moves forward - Brye Steeves
  • Detroit Free Press - Nuclear waste storage near Lake Huron? Congress pushes back - Todd Spangler
  • Detroit News - Lawmakers ask State to fight nuclear disposal plan - Melissa Nann Burke
  • The Hindu - Nuclear power: Expensive, hazardous and inequitable - M.V. Ramana, Suvrat Raju
  • WSAV Savannah - Public Service Commissioner: Stop the nuclear fee for Plant Vogtle - JoAnn Merrigan
  • GlobalNews - Former N.B. premier says government should 'assess' possibility of 2nd nuclear reactor at Point Lepreau - Andrew Cromwell
  • Independent Barents Observer - Andreeva Bay cleanup: Activist in exile says Norway's nuclear waste support is irresponsible - Thomas Nilsen
  • Asahi Shimbun - KEPCO brings its Takahama No. 3 reactor back online in Fukui - Tetsuya Kasai
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Hearing today in Santa Fe on Los Alamos plutonium facility - WLTX 19 Columbia
  • WLTX Columbia, SC - Once Confidential Contract Shows SCANA's Nuclear Cost Overruns - Chuck Ringwalt
  • Radio New Zealand - FSM and Marshalls urge nuclear clean-up - Pacnews
  • Next Big Future - US Energy Policy, Nuclear Power and cleaner power - Brian Wang
  • Carlisle Sentinel - Pro-nuke group forms, calls for legislative fix from lawmakers and governor - Dennis Owens
  • Utility Dive - Connecticut Senate revives nuclear support bill after Dominion threatens Millstone review - Gavin Bade, Peter Maloney
  • Middletown Press, New Haven, CT - Connecticut Senate sends Millstone bill to House in final hours - Christine Stuart
  • New London Day - Senate gives new life to Millstone relief bill - MARK PAZNIOKAS and KEITH M. PHANEUF, The Connecticut Mirror
  • Platts - Exelon's Braidwood-1 nuclear unit in Illinois at 100% capacity after output cut - Steven Dolley
  • IEA - ETP 2017 maps major transformations in energy technologies over next decades
  • IEA - Commentary: A New Era of Shared Clean-Energy Leadership Begins in China - Christian Zinglersen
  • IEA - IEA and China host high-level gathering of energy ministers and industry leaders to affirm the importance of carbon capture
  • Washington Observer-Reporter, PA - Editorial Let the market decide Three Mile Island's fate
  • BelTA - Belarusian specialists study licensing practices at Russian nuclear power plant
  • BelTA - IAEA: Necessary safety aspects adequately reflected in Belarus NPP design
  • Korea Herald - [Herald Interview] 'Korea should review current radioactive waste management to go nuclear-free' - Frank von Hippel
  • Middletown Press and Journal - Math doesn't add up for TMI to stay open: Editorial
  • Japan Times - Fukui Prefecture OKs decommissioning of Monju reactor
  • Connecticut Mirror - Senate gives new life to Millstone relief bill - Mark Pazniokas and Keith M. Phaneuf
  • Hartford Courant - Senate Approves "Millstone Bill" - Daniela Altimari
  • Brattleboro Reformer - VY wants to shrink secure zone - Mike Faher
  • Lancaster Intelligencer Journal - Sneak a peek inside Peach Bottom nuclear plant's training control room - Ad Crable
  • Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette, IL - Clinton nuclear plant back at full power - Tom Kacich
  • IPS - A Bold Step toward the Elimination of Nuclear Weapons - Ambassador Sergio Duarte, Brazilian Ambassador
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - Nuclear decommissioning panel members call meeting on their own - Frank Mand
  • Northern Westchester Examiner - Plans Underway for Future in Area Without Indian Point - Anna Young
  • Senator Dean Heller (R-NV) - Heller Seeks Answers on Yucca Position from DOE Nominee Following Committee Vote
  • Newburyport Daily News - Nuke plant hearing tonight on NRC annual evaluation - Angeljean Chiaramida
  • BelTA - Belarusian NPP undergoes comprehensive inspection by domestic regulator
  • The Independent - World renewable energy production increases by record levels in 2016 – enough to power half of Western Europe - Ian Johnston
  • GlobalNews - Emera officials optimistic they'll get clean energy deal with Massachusetts - Kevin Bissett
  • Laguna Niguel-Dana Point Patch - SONGS: Growling Near Dana Point: Siren Test Of San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station - Ashley Ludwig
  • Swift County Monitor-News, Benson, MN - How to Spend $20 Million. Payments Would Be Opportunity, Heavy Burden - Reed Anfinson
  • Sputnik News - Russian Experts Call Project of NPP With Fast-Breeder Reactors Competitive
  • IAEA - Strong Institutions Enhance Nuclear Safety, New Report Says - Laura Gil, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - Cuba Signs a Country Programme Framework (CPF) for 2018-2023
  • World Nuclear News - JSC Dalur gets licence for Dobrovolnoye deposit
  • World Nuclear News - German high court rules nuclear fuel tax illegal
  • World Nuclear News - Policy change needed to raise nuclear capacity: IEA
  • NHK World - Workers exposed to radiation at facility
  • Asahi Shimbun - Fukui governor accepts decision to decommission Monju reactor - Takashi Sugimoto
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Diet OK's nuclear pact with India
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Japan notches ¥2 tril. in soured deals over M&A
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Exemptions and Combined Licenses; Amendments: South Carolina Electric and Gas Co.; South Carolina Public Service Authority, Virgil C. Summer Nuclear Station, Units 2 and 3; Passive Core Cooling System Condensate Return FR Document: 2017-11803 Citation: 82 FR 26520 PDF Pages 26520-26521 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on Northwest Medical Isotopes FR Document: 2017-11799 Citation: 82 FR 26519 PDF Pages 26519-26520 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2017-11880 Citation: 82 FR 26521 PDF Page 26521 (1 page) Permalink
  • Sputnik News - Thyroid Cancer Plagues Fukushima Evacuees, But Officials Deny Radiation to Blame

    Tuesday, June 06, 2017

  • KNPR Las Vegas - Bryan Says Yucca Budget Request Shows Nuke Waste Fight Continues - Doug Puppel
  • Washington County Enterprise and Pilot Tribune, NE - Public gives feedback on nuclear plant decommissioning - Katie Rohman
  • NuclearStreet - Texas Takes DOE To Court Over Yucca Mountain Limbo
  • India Wire - On World Environment Day, We Need to Talk About Weapons - Bharat Dogra
  • KING5 Seattle - Inspector General investigating Hanford workers' comp process - Susannah Frame
  • Rexburg Standard Journal - Unmanned aircraft training for DOE complex comes to Idaho - Idaho National Laboratory press release
  • Los Alamos Monitor - LANL preps for TA39 cleanup - Tris DeRoma
  • Broomfield Enterprise - Foes of Rocky Flats refuge to file motion to block construction - John Aguilar
  • Washington Post - Trump has filled just 15 percent of the government's top science jobs - Chris Mooney
  • Tri-City Herald - Richland bomb squad called to Hanford mail handling center - Annette Cary
  • Tri-City Herald - Proposed Hanford budget would cut an estimated 700 jobs - Annette Cary
  • Bloomberg - Europe Is About to Go Into Overdrive With Offshore Wind Power - Jess Shankleman
  • Bloomberg - Perry Challenges China Ahead of Clean Energy Summit
  • Reuters - Iran tells IAEA it plans to ship heavy water abroad, officials say - Francois Murphy
  • Reuters - BRIEF-Southern Co says Vogtle nuclear expansion interim assessment agreement extended through June 9 - Apeksha Nair
  • Reuters - South Africa slips into recession, heaping pressure on Zuma - Mfuneko Toyana
  • Reuters - TABLE-Swiss nuclear plant outages - Vera Eckert
  • Reuters - Germany's top court to announce fuel tax ruling on June 7 - Tom Kaeckenhoff and Christoph Steitz
  • Forbes - No Easy Options For Perry On Nuclear Infrastructure - Aaron Weston and Norman Augustine
  • New Scientist - Energy security is possible without nuclear power or fracked gas - Keith Barnham
  • Washington Examiner - After Trump torches Paris agreement, nuclear companies look to lobbyist in Rick Perry's orbit - Philip Wegmann
  • Daily Caller - Trump's Energy Secretary Tours Site Of Nuclear Disaster - Andrew Follett
  • The New Economy - Fukushima is a wasteland, but nuclear fallout isn't the problem - Callum Glennen
  • Japan Times - Kepco restarts second Takahama reactor as Greenpeace warns of French MOX fuel shipment - Eric Johnston
  • Xinhua News - Kansai Electric restarts another reactor at Takahama plant on Sea of Japan coast - Bay Area Indymedia
  • SF Bay Indymedia - SF Japan Consulate Speak-Do Not Force The Families Of Fukushima Back & Stop NUKE Restarts - No Nukes Action Committee
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Takahama No. 3 N-reactor restarted
  • Phys.org - Nuclear-wary Japan restarts another atomic reactor
  • Hartford Courant - Millstone Owner To Reconsider Keeping Nuclear Plant Open If Legislation Fails - Stephen Singer
  • New London Day - Editorial: Don't miss opportunity to secure Millstone's future
  • Vice Media - Russia's radioactive past continues to haunt its citizens - Joshua Hersh
  • Utility Dive - Report: Unsealed construction records for Summer nuke show unexpected expenses - Peter Maloney
  • Charleston Post Courier - Westinghouse bankruptcy draws federal scrutiny as V.C. Summer nuclear project's future remains unclear - David Wren
  • Charlotte Business Journal - Union deal averts delays for troubled Summer nuclear project, but new issue looms - John Downey
  • Korea Herald - US nuclear-powered attack submarine visits Busan port
  • Arirang News - U.S. nuclear-powered submarine Cheyenne arrives in Busan - jiyeonkim@arirang.co.kr
  • St. Catharines Standard - Meeting to discuss nuclear shipments
  • Prairie Public Broadcasting - Legislature, state agencies to study nuclear waste regulations - Dave Thompson
  • Aiken Standard - Georgia Power may take over Vogtle, but deal not yet reached - Michael Smith
  • Atlanta Journal-Constitution - PSC member: Stop Vogtle charge on electric bills - Russell Grantham
  • Coffs Coast Advocate - Nuclear stand-off headed to the North Coast
  • Law360 - Judge Wants More Info On Navajo Land Uranium Cleanup Suit - Kat Sieniuc
  • Law360 - Three Mile Island Closure Portends Nuke Energy Battle In Pa. - Dan Packel
  • Taiwan Business TOPICS - More Obstacles for Nuclear Power - Tim Ferry
  • E&E Daily - Negotiations continue over fate of Vogtle agreement - Kristi E. Swartz
  • Oswego County Today - Refueling Outages Delivered Big Win For Clean, Reliable Energy While Fueling Economy For Long-Term Benefit of NYS
  • Energy Bangla - Return Of Spent Nuclear Fuel From Rooppur Power Plant Approved - Energy Bangla
  • ABC.au - Benefits of nuclear science can drive development in the Pacific
  • China.org Beijing - Reactor offers rich opportunities
  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - 'We, Westinghouse, cannot fail': CEO, new documents give fuller picture of business - Anya Litvak
  • Oak Ridger - Council to discuss tax, water rate hikes; reactors - Ben Pounds
  • Canada NewsWire - Canadian Nuclear Technology Contributes to China's Clean Energy Growth Plans
  • Augusta Chronicle - Negotiations at Vogtle with Westinghouse extended again - Thomas Gardiner
  • Business Day South Africa - Future of SA's power generation still up in the air - Tom Nevin
  • Siberian Times - Bear causes panic by invading closed nuclear submarine port of Vilyuchinsk
  • Ca&ntilde;on City Daily Record - Cotter Corp. tour planned for Thursday - Kara Mason
  • Bellona - Vague Russian promises on slashing pollution continue to frustrate Norway - Anna Kireeva
  • Barron's - New Solar Milestone Has Big Consequences - Avi Salzman
  • Finance and Commerce - Sustainable: Presenting the business case for clean energy - Frank Jossi
  • Charlotte Business Journal - Duke Energy documents detail spending to build four solar projects in eastern N.C. - John Downey
  • Baltic Times - Lithuania and Estonia to jointly seek EU funding for energy, transport projects
  • Mainichi Daily News - Gov't pension fund seeks 3.5 bil. yen in damages from Toshiba auditor
  • IAEA - IAEA Conference Addresses Key Issues in Nuclear Installation Safety - Jeremy Li, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - NEW CRP: Applying Nuclear Techniques to Understand the Link between Early Life Nutrition and Later Childhood Health (E43032) - Alexia J. Alford, IAEA Department of Nuclear Sciences and Applications
  • IAEA - First-of-a-Kind Masters Course in Advanced Radiotherapy Opens in Chile - Laura Gil, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • World Nuclear News - Japan puts fifth reactor back into operation
  • World Nuclear News - IAEA welcomes technical cooperation growth
  • World Nuclear News - Bruce B implements OSART recommendations
  • World Nuclear News - Policy change needed to raise nuclear capacity: IEA
  • World Nuclear News - New York State benefits from nuclear investment
  • World Nuclear News - Japan puts fifth reactor back into operation
  • NHK World - Radioactive substance exposure at JAEA facility
  • NHK World - Takahama No.3 reactor restarted
  • NHK World - Fukushima town to receive compensation
  • Japan Times - Seven more Fukushima residents diagnosed with thyroid cancer
  • Mainichi Daily News - Kansai Electric restarts another reactor on Sea of Japan coast
  • Jiji Press - 5 Exposed to Radiation at Nuclear Research Facility in Japan
  • Jiji Press - Kansai Electric Restarts Takahama No. 3 N-Reactor
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - COMMENTARY: Nevada will fight Donald Trump's plan to revive Yucca Mountain - Dean Heller
  • Iranian Financial Tribune - Work Commences on Arak Reactor Modernization
  • E&E Daily - Japan ramps up clean energy as U.S. recedes - Umair Irfan
  • Marianas Variety - FSM and Marshall Islands push for resolution on nuclear contamination and WWII wrecks - Peter Christian
  • Houston Chronicle - Most radioactive waste removed from decommissioned nuclear barge in Galveston - Harvey Rice
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Rule List of Approved Spent Fuel Storage Casks: NAC International MAGNASTOR Cask System; Certificate of Compliance No. 1031, Amendment No. 7 FR Document: 2017-11680 Citation: 82 FR 25931 PDF Pages 25931-25935 (5 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Proposed Rule List of Approved Spent Fuel Storage Casks: NAC International MAGNASTOR Cask System; Certificate of Compliance No. 1031, Amendment No. 7 FR Document: 2017-11682 Citation: 82 FR 25973 PDF Pages 25973-25975 (3 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Licenses and Radiation Safety Requirements for Well Logging FR Document: 2017-11659 Citation: 82 FR 26145 PDF Pages 26145-26146 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Environmental Assessments; Availability, etc.: Entergy Nuclear Operations, Inc.; Vermont Yankee Nuclear Power Station, Independent Spent Fuel Storage Installation FR Document: 2017-11687 Citation: 82 FR 26144 PDF Pages 26144-26145 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Facility Operating and Combined Licenses: Applications and Amendments Involving No Significant Hazards Considerations; Biweekly Notice FR Document: 2017-11679 Citation: 82 FR 26128 PDF Pages 26128-26144 (17 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Facility Operating and Combined Licenses: Applications and Amendments Involving Proposed No Significant Hazards Considerations, etc. FR Document: 2017-11211 Citation: 82 FR 26123 PDF Pages 26123-26128 (6 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2017-11731 Citation: 82 FR 26144 PDF Page 26144 (1 page) Permalink

    Monday, June 05, 2017

  • CBS News - After Trump's Paris exit, what about nuclear? - Larry Light
  • E&E Daily - BUDGET: Cabinet officials due on the Hill to defend spending plan
  • Global Research - China Builds New Type of Globalization - Sara Flounders
  • New York Times - Under Trump, Worker Protections Are Viewed With New Skepticism - Barry Meier and Danielle Ivory
  • Newswise - Story Tips From the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory, June 2017 - Oak Ridge National Laboratory
  • Equal Times - Nuclear power: still hazardous but still viable in Europe? - Jose A. Díaz
  • E&E Daily - AGENDA: 4 energy and environment questions as Congress returns - George Cahlink
  • HNN Huntingtonnews - Former Portsmouth Disfusion Scientist Asks for Input for Aggressive Prostate Cancer Study - Tony E. Rutherford, News Editor
  • AP News - Once a critic, Perry now a defender of Energy Department - Matthew Daly
  • AP News - Isolation by the West fuels a tech startup boom in Iran - Adam Schreck
  • Reuters - U.S. says it's committed to environment despite Trump's pullout of Paris accord - Aaron Sheldrick and Osamu Tsukimori
  • The Guardian - Grand Canyon at risk as Arizona officials ask Trump to end uranium mining ban - Joanna Walters
  • KNAU Arizona Public Radio - Mohave County Supervisors Call for National Monuments and Uranium Moratorium to be Revoked - Ryan Heinsius
  • New York Times - Trump, Who Pledged to Overhaul Nuclear Arsenal, Now Faces Increased Costs - JAMES GLANZ and DAVID E. SANGER
  • EUobserver - EU should put pressure on Belarus nuclear project - Petras Austrevicius
  • Utility Dive - PJM auction results could push nuke operators to 'double down' on subsidies - Peter Maloney
  • Lehigh Valley Express-Times - OpEd: Let the market decide fate of nuclear plants - John J. Interval
  • Saskatoon StarPhoenix - New project aims to extract rare earth elements from uranium tailings - Alex MacPherson, Saskatoon StarPhoenix Alex MacPherson
  • in-cumbria - Nuclear power is key part of Government's industrial strategy - Duncan Bick
  • Lancaster Intelligencer Journal - Peach Bottom nuclear plant sirens to be tested Wednesday, June 7
  • UPI - Russia's Putin shines sympathetic light on nuclear North Korea - Elizabeth Shim
  • Foster's Daily Democrat - Lockout ends: Westinghouse, union agree to new contract
  • Northern Star - Mayor welcomes Labor vs Nats debate on nuclear power - Erik S. Lesser
  • The Diplomat - US Navy Accepts Delivery of $13 Billion Nuclear-Powered Supercarrier - Franz-Stefan Gady
  • Egypt Independent - 99% of Dabaa nuclear plant contracts with Russia concluded: ambassador - Al-Masry, Al-Youm
  • Lancaster Online - Editorial: We need to consider the futures of Three Mile Island employees should the nuclear plant close
  • Asahi Shimbun - EDITORIAL: Support of areas within 30-km zone vital for reactor restarts
  • Asahi Shimbun - Radiation doses 29% higher than thought indoors after A-bombs - Sonoko Miyazaki
  • Global Construction Review - Russia closes $7.8bn deal to install two more reactors in India biggest nuclear plant
  • Energy Collective - India Inks Twin Reactor Deal with Rosatom for Kudankulam - Dan Yurman
  • Japan Times - Abe's clean energy opportunity - William Pesek
  • Japan Times - Ban treaty offers chance for a world free of nuclear arms - Daisaku Ikeda
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Westinghouse, Georgia Power extend deadline again - Kristi E. Swartz
  • Lower Hudson Journal - Clearwater, Journal News host forum on Indian Point shutdown - Thomas C. Zambito
  • Scroll.in - India's bid to join NSG has become 'more complicated' under 'new circumstances', says China
  • NDTV - China Repeats 'No' For Nuclear Group NSG, India Looks To Other Nations - Shylaja Varma
  • Financial Express - India asks nations friendly with China to plead NSG case, Beijing stubborn
  • The Hindu - India's NSG entry more complicated now: China - Atul Aneja
  • Augusta Chronicle - Editorial: Let us finish the job--SRS helped win the Cold War; let it now win the peace with the MOX facility
  • Air Force Global Strike Command - Vice chief addresses need to modernize nuclear triad - Tech. Sgt. Robert Barnett, Secretary of the Air Force Public Affairs
  • KNPR Las Vegas - Nye County Commission Chairman Supports Reviving Yucca Mountain - Doug Puppel
  • NTI - Ernest J. Moniz Named New CEO of NTI
  • NRC - NRC to Hold Public Meeting to Discuss 2016 Performance of Indian Point Nuclear Power Plant
  • World Nuclear News - Bruce B implements OSART recommendations
  • World Nuclear News - IAEA welcomes technical cooperation growth
  • BelTA - Welding of Belarusian nuclear power plant's first reactor's main circulation line begins
  • BelTA - Belarusian wellness center hosts children from Chernobyl-affected regions of Russia
  • BelTA - WANO: BelNPP complies with international standards
  • Yonhap News - Ex-top U.S. officials call for guaranteeing N. Korea's regime to focus on denuclearization - Chang Jae-soon
  • Press TV - China says will support Iran's full membership in SCO
  • Bayshore Broadcasting - WWMF Gets 10-Year Licence Extension - John Divinski
  • Energy Department - Notice Requests for Information: Review of Draft Version of Energy-Water Nexus State Policy Database FR Document: 2017-11547 Citation: 82 FR 25783 PDF Pages 25783-25784

    Sunday, June 04, 2017

  • Las Vegas Sun - Editorial: From sea to glowing sea: Yucca Mountain a threat to 44 states
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - DOE Awards WIPP Transportation Services Contract - Carol A. Clark
  • Quartz - New York's plan for nuclear fallout is basically "duck and cover" - Annalisa Merelli
  • AP News - Mattis: North Korea a 'clear and present danger' to world - Robert Burns
  • Korea Times - Pyongyang's best option - Tong Kim
  • Reuters - North Korea says rejects new sanctions, to continue nuclear program - Christine Kim and Soyoung Kim
  • Reuters - South Korea plans energy U-turn away from coal, nuclear - Jane Chung
  • The State - Once-secret records reveal pattern of costly mistakes at troubled nuclear project - Sammy Fretwell
  • Pittsburgh Tribune-Review - Reports of missing uranium dogged NUMEC owner Zalman Shapiro for life - Mary Ann Thomas
  • Boston Globe - The idea of a nuclear cruise missile raise old fears - Christopher Rowland
  • Fulton Sun - NRC decides unapproved software at nuclear plant isn't a risk - Helen Wilbers
  • Scotland Sunday Post - Toxic cargo of nuclear waste leaves Scotland for US under armed guard - Jim Lawson
  • Press TV - Israel planned atomic explosion in 1967 war: Organizer
  • Aiken Standard - Plant Vogtle deadline arrives with no deal - Michael Smith
  • Augusta Chronicle - Millions collected from schools and taxpayers for Vogtle construction - Thomas Gardiner
  • Altoona Mirror - Editorial: Three Mile Island future important to Pennsylvania
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - TEPCO must regain public trust to ensure Fukushima's steady recovery
  • Bacon's Rebellion - Why Would Dominion Want a $19 Billion Nuclear Plant? - James A. Bacon
  • Richmond Times-Dispatch - Editorial: Good news on climate change: North Anna reactor gets approval
  • Xinhua News - Spotlight: China calls for diplomatic efforts to solve nuclear crisis on Korean Peninsula
  • Connecticut Mirror - Dominion Energy loses legislative fight over Millstone pricing - Mark Pazniokas
  • Fredericksburg Free Lance-Star - Column: Dominion forging ahead with cleaner, renewable energy - Pamela F. Faggert
  • EnergySector.in - Units 5, 6 At Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant To Cost Rs 50,000 Crore
  • Lancaster Intelligencer Journal - Would closing Pennsylvania's 5 nuclear plants hurt you? - Ad Crable
  • Korea Herald - GGGI head praises shutdown of coal power plants in Korea
  • Trend News Agency - CIA's new Iran chief appointment-bad news for Iran-US ties
  • India Times - HEC signs MOU with Russia for building of heavy water reactor
  • Daily Telegraph - Once eclipsed, the solar industry will rise and shine again over Britain - Jillian Ambrose
  • Grand Junction Daily Sentinel - Solar, solar, everywhere, so bright it makes you blink - Tamera Minnick
  • Rutland Herald - Governor signs pollution liability law - Patrick Mcardle
  • USGS - M 4.5 - 12km NE of Ohara, Japan
  • Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works - Hearing on the Nominations of Kristine Svinicki
  • The Highlands Tea Party - Yucca Mountain: The Department of Energy Should Take Steps Now While Awaiting Funding - Jack Nelson
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - More unnecessary hyperbole over Yucca Mountain and nuclear waste - Arthur Young North Las Vegas

    Saturday, June 03, 2017

  • Asbury Park Press - Oyster Creek going away, but not its radioactive waste - Amanda Oglesby
  • Washington Post - Energy's Perry having blast running agency he vowed to kill - Matthew Daly?
  • Wicked Local Concord - Cleanup continues at contaminated property in Concord - Henry Schwan
  • Environment News Service - Colorado Groups Sue to Keep Public Out of Rocky Flats
  • National Defense Magazine - Navy Nuclear Chief Concerned About Rocket Motor Industry - Jon Harper
  • Water Online - Arizonians' Thyroid Problems May Be Linked To Perchlorate In Drinking Water - Sara Jerome
  • Arizona Public Media - Study to Measure Impact of Contaminant Perchlorate on Yuma Residents - Maya Springhawk Robnett
  • Newsweek - Why the Military is Still Allowed to Use Open Burning and Detonation to Destroy Hazardous Waste Explosives in the U.S. - Dan Ross
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - WIPP drops down to one transport company - Maddy Hayden
  • Albuquerque Journal - LANL capping old testing wells over contamination - Associated Press
  • KUOW Puget Sound - Hanford Expert Says Grouting Tunnel Now Won't Stop Cleanup Later - Anna King
  • NY Newsday - 38 years after massive protest, Shoreham nuke plant sits empty - Carl MacGowan
  • Scranton Times-Tribune - Editorial: No free ride for nuke plants
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - PILGRIM STATION: Fire danger in nuclear pools underestimated, scientists say - Christine Legere
  • Energy and Capital - The Death of Nuclear Energy - Keith Kohl
  • WPMT FOX43 is Central Pennsylvania - Concern for saving Three Mile Island nuclear power plant - Mark Roper
  • Long Island Business News - LIers protest multi-billion-dollar upstate NY nuclear bailout - Claude Solnik
  • New Indian Express - Units 5, 6 at Kudankulam Nuclear power plant to cost Rs 50,000 crore: NPCIL
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - TVA restarts Sequoyah Nuclear Power Plant unit after refueling
  • TASS - Dates for launch of Indian nuclear power plant's units announced
  • Dong-A Ilbo - Korea will lose over 3.5 bill. dollars after pullout from nuclear energy
  • Sputnik News - Turkey's Akkuyu Nuclear Power Plant to Be Launched by 2023 With Russia's Help
  • Japan Times - Chief of A-bomb survivors' group Nihon Hidankyo to step down
  • Shillong Times, India - AHRC voices concern over uranium mining
  • Washington County Enterprise and Pilot Tribune - Public Meeting Notice about Fort Calhoun Nuclear Station
  • Taipei Times - Halt nuclear plant storage project: NPP lawmaker - Jason Pan
  • Poughkeepsie Journal - Energy choices pose quite a perplexing path - John Rolfe
  • Liverpool Echo - Scouser holidays at deserted Chernobyl site - meets last surviving couple who REFUSE to leave - Kate McMullin
  • Xinhua News - S. African parastatal rescinds decision to re-appoint Gupta-linked CEO
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - TVA to stick with clean energy goals - Steve Ahillen
  • Ghana News Agency - Ghana recognises the benefits and risks associated with chemicals - Minister - Morkporkpor Anku
  • Beyond Nuclear - Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters call operations at Pickering nuclear "persistently abysmal"
  • Beyond Nuclear - Compensation for uranium miners should include all who suffered
  • Beyond Nuclear - TMI Alert Press Release - planned closure of Three Mile Island
  • Beyond Nuclear - Beyond Nuclear presents at Heartwood re: courts deferring to agencies, on unprecedented highly radioactive liquid waste shipments
  • Atomic Insights - South Korea's President-Elect Pledges 'Nuclear Zero' by 2060. Actions Have Already Begun - Rod Adams
  • IPS - Mixed Reactions to U.S. Withdrawal from Climate Deal - Tharanga Yakupitiyage
  • BBC - Jeremy Corbyn pressed over nuclear policy
  • Mainichi Daily News - Leader of A-bomb survivors' group to step down
  • TEPCO - Situation of storing and treatment of accumulated water including highly concentrated radioactive materials at Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station (304th Release)
  • JAIF - Submersible Crawling Robot to Examine Interior of Fukushima Daiichi-3 PCV before Fuel Debris Is Removed
  • CNIC - Nuke Info Tokyo No. 178 (May/June 2017) - Citizens' Nuclear Information Center
  • Yonhap News - Pyongyang says U.S. unable to intercept its nuclear weapons
  • POGO - White House Silence to Lawmakers' Requests Raises Eyebrows, Questions - Justin Rood
  • POGO - Saudi Arabia Lobbying Efforts in the Spotlight - Lydia Dennett
  • POGO - White House Releases Ethics Waivers After Battle with OGE - Scott H. Amey, J.D.
  • POGO - A Special Counsel Shouldn't Keep Congress from Investigating - Daniel Van Schooten
  • POGO - How Not to Build a Ship: The USS Ford - Dan Grazier & Pierre Sprey
  • POGO - Strengthening Whistleblower Protections Still a Bipartisan Issue - Elizabeth "Liz" Hempowicz
  • POGO - Littoral Combat Ship Budget Games - Mandy Smithberger
  • POGO - Trump Will Not Delay Launch of Retirement-Adviser Fiduciary Rule - Neil Gordon
  • POGO - The Pentagon's Silver-Bullet Hype Machine--But don't go blaming just the Defense Department - Mark Thompson
  • Lower Hudson Journal - After Indian Point: Forum on decommissioning and nuclear waste storage
  • Orange County Register - Fire in nuclear fuel pools could cause far more damage than regulators acknowledge, study says - Teri Sforza

    Friday, June 02, 2017

  • Nuclear Transparency Watch - How can civil society influence nuclear waste decisions? - Johan Swahn, ENEF
  • Congresswoman Debbie Dingell (D-MI12) - Dingell Statement on Ontario Power Generation's Report on Nuclear Waste Storage Site
  • Georgia Public Broadcasting - Why Nuclear Waste Never Dies, But Kills - Celeste Headlee & Emily Cureton
  • Facing South.org - Nuclear regulators' flawed analysis leaves millions at risk from radioactive fires - Sue Sturgis
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Questions for the US Nuclear Regulatory Commission confirmation hearings - William J. Kinsella
  • Scottish Daily Record - Nuclear base workers fear for their safety after four workers hurt in just one day - Stephen Stewart
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - DNFSB Public Hearing On LANL Plutonium Operations
  • KUOW Seattle - Grout It: Hanford Leaders Have Plan For Collapsed Tunnel????? - Anna King
  • U.S. News & World Report - Excavator Retrieved From Idaho Nuclear Waste Pit - AP
  • Bloomberg - U.S. Adds Fresh Sanctions on North Korea Over Weapons Program - Kambiz Foroohar
  • Reuters - Iran honoring nuclear deal but nearing heavy-water limit again: IAEA - Francois Murphy
  • Reuters - TVA cuts emissions and costs by shutting coal, adding natgas plants - Scott DiSavino
  • FOX News - US nuclear energy industry struggles as Three Mile Island shutdown looms - Andrew O'Reilly
  • Hindustan Times - Kudankulam: India, Russia sign pact for 2 nuclear power units, to cost Rs 50,000 crore
  • Toronto Star - Ontario Power Generation insists on burying nuclear waste beside Lake Huron: Walkom - Thomas Walkom
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Nuclear waste transport contract awarded to Colorado company
  • Focus Taiwan - Nuclear reactor trips as electric pylon falls during rain - Huang Li-yun and Elizabeth Hsu
  • NY Newsday - Generating controversy: The Shoreham nuclear power plant
  • Lower Hudson Journal - After Indian Point: Forum on decommissioning and nuclear waste storage
  • Times of India - Centre shifts Mithivirdi nuclear power plant to Andhra Pradesh
  • Cape Cod Times - Fire danger in nuclear pools underestimated, scientists say - Christine Legere
  • IAEA - New Agreements Reinforce Partnerships in Technical Cooperation - Kyle Pilutti, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - IAEA Sees Safety Progress at Canada's Bruce B Nuclear Power Plant, Areas for Further Enhancement
  • IAEA - Nuclear Power is Key for Low-Carbon Future, Says IAEA Director General in Russia - Miklos Gaspar, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • E&E Daily - Frustration erupts in Ga. over Vogtle schedule, transparency - Kristi E. Swartz
  • Sputnik News - India's New Nuclear Plant Units Commissioning Expected in 2024-25 - Rosatom
  • Portsmouth Herald News - NRC holding public meeting on Seabrook nuclear plant - Max Sullivan
  • World Nuclear News - USA to 'renegotiate' Paris Agreement
  • World Nuclear News - French research facilities to welcome Jordanians
  • World Nuclear News - Russia, India plan for Kudankulam 5 and 6
  • World Nuclear News - CNL invites input on SMR technology
  • Pottstown Mercury - Exelon to test Limerick nuclear plant sirens June 5
  • Arirang News - Korea to reduce its reliance on nuclear energy
  • Jordan Times - Jordan, atomic agency ink partnership deal
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Energy department awards $202.94M contract for Nevada sites - Keith Rogers
  • Washington Times - Contractor picked to guard Nevada National Security Site - Associated Press
  • Pittsburgh Tribune-Review - Letter: Our own "Love Canal" - John Tierney, Allegheny Township
  • Canada NewsWire - CNL seeks input on Small Modular Reactor technology
  • Delmarva Public Radio - Another Nuclear Reactor Approved in Virginia - Don Rush
  • Bennington Banner - Atomic Veterans come to Manchester - Cherise Madigan
  • Oak Ridge Today - Secret City Festival: ORHPA has history exhibit at Midtown Community Center on Friday, Saturday
  • Vermont Public Radio - Scott Taps Private Attorney To Chair Public Service Board - Peter Hirschfeld
  • BurlingtonFreePress - VT attorney who fought the Public Service Board on wind power becomes its chairman - April McCullum
  • Vermont Journalism Trust - Scott picks environmental lawyer to head Public Service Board - Mike Polhamus
  • Public Citizen - Put Your Money Where Your Mouth Is; Disney, Gap and Pepsi Should Stop Funding U.S. Chamber and Its Bogus Climate Studies - Statement of Robert Weissman, President, Public Citizen
  • DOE - Statement by Secretary Rick Perry on President Trump's Announcement Regarding the Paris Accord
  • Trend News Agency - Iran honoring nuclear deal but nearing heavy-water limit again: IAEA
  • Press TV - Iran complying with JCPOA commitments: IAEA
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Weekly Receipts FR Document: 2017-11464 Citation: 82 FR 25604 PDF Pages 25604-25605 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Exchange Monitor - The NRC Didn't Just Resume Yucca Mountain Licensing Process
  • Nevada Agency for Nuclear Projects - Cities Potentially Affected by Shipments to Yucca Mountain (pdf-2.45M)
  • Nevada Agency for Nuclear Projects - States Potentially Affected by Shipments to Yucca Mountain with Congressional Districts (pdf-7.05M)
  • Nevada Agency for Nuclear Projects - Congressional Districts Potentially Affected by Shipments to Yucca Mountain - 115th Congress (pdf-882K)
  • Mainichi Daily News - Mayor to link reactor decommissioning to restarting 2 others at same TEPCO plant

    Thursday, June 01, 2017

  • KCET Link TV - Desert National Monument Suggested as Nuclear Waste Disposal Site - Chris Clarke
  • Business Recorder - Plutonium Processing by Peter Essick
  • Deseret News - Marriott Library to collect oral histories from downwinders in southern Utah
  • BBC - Memorial planned for 'whistleblower' Emily Hobhouse
  • FCW - Trump's pick to head whistleblower office comes from group suing EPA - Chase Gunter
  • GovExec - Bill to Protect Whistleblowers Who Refuse to Break Rules Goes to President - Charles S. Clark
  • Ventures Africa - Egypt's latest regulation of NGOs is the actual threat to the nation's security - Cynthia Okoroafor
  • E&E Daily - CALIFORNIA: Senate passes package to offset Trump on environment - Anne C. Mulkern
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - Zacharia replacing Mason at ORNL
  • Los Alamos Monitor - LANL to start work on abandoned wells - Tris DeRoma
  • Colorado Independent - Groups file legal action to halt looming construction at Rocky Flats - Kelsey Ray
  • Tri-City Herald - Next step on partially collapsed Hanford tunnel – fill it up - Annette Cary
  • Westword Denver - Opponents of Rocky Flats Wildlife Refuge Drop a Bomb on Feds - Patricia Calhoun
  • Tri-City Herald - LIGO Hanford on a roll – gravitational waves detected again - Annette Cary
  • Spokesman-Review - Letter: River already contaminated - Tom Brattebo, Liberty Lake
  • Government Accountability Project - Climate Change & Nuclear Power
  • AP News - Toshiba's future imperiled by shaky ethics, nuclear fiascos - Yuri Kageyama
  • Bloomberg - Italy Switches on Five New Subsidy-Free Solar Power Plants - Jess Shankleman
  • Bloomberg - Four Ways Trump Could Get the U.S. Out of Its Climate Deals - Jess Shankleman and Joe Ryan
  • Bloomberg - Cheaper Solar in India Prompts Rethink for Coal Projects - Anindya Upadhyay and Rajesh Kumar Singh
  • Bloomberg - Rouhani Vows to Shed Iran Sanctions as Trump Piles on More - Kambiz Foroohar
  • Reuters - Rosatom says not afraid of competition from China, South Korea - Katya Golubkova
  • World Nuclear News - Licence renewal for Canadian waste facility
  • World Nuclear News - IAEA advises on retaining knowledge at Chinese plant
  • World Nuclear News - NEA prepares decommissioning costs report
  • OECD NEA - The Strategic Plan of the Nuclear Energy Agency: 2017-2022
  • World Nuclear News - IAEA marks 60 years of technical cooperation
  • World Nuclear News - GAO identifies key steps for Yucca Mountain licensing
  • USA Today - Three Mile Island nuke accident linked to thyroid cancer - Brett Sholtis
  • Cumberland County Sentinel - College finds possible correlation between TMI partial meltdown, thyroid cancers
  • Investor's Business Daily - Nuclear Subsidies Distort Competition and Increase Power Prices - Bernard L. Weinstein
  • U.S. News & World Report - Nuclear Fuel Spill Exercise Set for Upstate NY Rail Yard
  • Moab Times-Independent - Uranium, nuclear workers invited to learn about government compensation and healthcare benefits
  • Indian Express - Kudankulam nuclear plant top of agenda at Modi-Putin meet: All you need to know about KKNPP
  • NDTV - Focus on Kudankulam Power Plant Pact As PM Modi Reaches Russia: 10 Facts - Edited by Anindita Sanyal
  • Reuters - Russia signs deal to expand Kudankulam nuclear plant - Denis Pinchuk
  • Ecowatch - Utility Refuses to Budge on Placing Nuke Waste Dump on Shore of Great Lake Despite Objections From 200 Communities - Lorraine Chow
  • Omaha World-Herald - Q&A session on Fort Calhoun nuclear plant focuses on cost of decommissioning, security - Cole Epley
  • CBS New York - Plan To Bail Out Aging Nuclear Power Plants Fuels Frustrations For Long Islanders
  • Richmond Times-Dispatch - Dominion Energy getting license for third reactor at North Anna - Robert Zullo
  • Platts - US NRC approves new nuclear unit for Dominion's North Anna plant in Virginia - Steven Dolley
  • RenewEconomy.au - New nuclear push digs deep into vault of alternative facts - Jim Green
  • Moneyweb Johannesburg - Is nuclear the best option for SA? Flexibility is key in an unpredictable world - Roger Lilley
  • R & D Magazine - Virtual Reality for Decommissioning Nuclear Reactors - John Bobbitt, Principal Engineer, R&D Engineering, Savannah River National Laboratory
  • Indian Express - NPCIL abandons Mithivirdi nuclear power plant plan; will shift to Andhra Pradesh - Gandhinagar
  • News Corp Australia - Ex-minister sorry over British nuke tests - Roje Adaimy
  • Business Day South Africa - LETTER: Nuclear is needed in mix - Richard BeckerCraighall Park
  • CNBC Africa - S.A energy minister on plans for nuclear and renewable energy
  • Business Day South Africa - LETTER: Under a nuclear cloud - ADH Leishman
  • OBRag.org - Nuclear Shutdown News May 2017: San Onofre Shenanigans Continue - Michael Steinberg
  • Sputnik News - Nuclear Power Projects May Contribute to Better Russia-West Cooperation
  • Beaver County Times - Matzie: Bailout for nuclear industry not coming anytime soon - Jared Stonesifer
  • LiveMint - Gujarat's nuclear power plant project to be shifted to Andhra Pradesh: NGT - Maulik Pathak
  • Reuters - French spot power falls on increased nuclear availability - Bate Felix
  • Reuters - Rosatom says has good chance to win South Africa nuclear project - Katya Golubkova
  • Sputnik News - Paris Agreement to Survive Despite US Possible Withdrawal – Rosatom Chief
  • Sputnik News - Most Powerful Nuclear Research Reactor to Be Built in Russia by 2022 – Rosatom
  • Iranian Financial Tribune - US Non-Nuclear Bans No Violation of JCPOA
  • BelTA - Hope for Belarus-Lithuania constructive dialogue on Belarusian nuclear power plant construction
  • BelTA - Chinese expert praises Belarusian nuclear power plant's personnel training system
  • Japan Times - Yokohama mayor apologizes to schoolboy bullied for being nuclear evacuee
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Company in focus: Kepco struggles to go green - Kim Jaewon
  • Cape Business News - Dr. Rob Adam resigns as President of NIASA
  • Brattleboro Reformer - Vermont Yankee spent fuel move delayed - Mike Faher
  • WNYT - video: "Atomic Veterans" sickened from H-bomb testing meet Physicist who helped create it - Nia Hamm
  • Auburn Citizen blog - Rep. John Katko defends subsidies for FitzPatrick, other NY nuclear plants - Robert Harding
  • Phys.org - A new twist on uranium's origin story, by CSU scientists
  • Columbus Business First - Huge power company pushes for FirstEnergy's Ohio nuke plan: 'As a nation, we are at a crossroads' - Tom Knox
  • NJ Spotlight - Fuel Diversity: The Key to New Jersey's Reliable Electricity - Richard Jackson
  • Courthouse News Service - Demolition Company Accuses UC Regents of Hiding Radiation - Matthew Renda
  • Patriot-News - Energy market: If state seeks to save TMI, officials should consider placing a price on carbon emissions - Nick Malawskey
  • Deseret News - Letter: Alternative energy sources - Bruce Frank
  • Chandigarh Tribune - First 'Made in India' submarine joins Navy in a month - Ajay Banerjee
  • Sputnik News - Construction of Hungary's Paks II NPP to Start in 18 Months - Foreign Minister
  • Utility Dive - DOE review author called renewable energy policies 'greatest emerging threat' to reliability - Robert Walton
  • Daily Mail - HMS Torbay prepares to 'remove low-level radioactive waste'
  • Reuters - Romania's Nuclearelectrica says briefly shuts down reactor - Luiza Ilie
  • Middletown Press and Journal - Officials: TMI closure would have major impact on everyone's taxes - David Barr and Dan Miller
  • Focus Taiwan - Cabinet approves wind power development plan - Ku Chuan and Y.F. Low
  • West Central Tribune, MN - Benson Power to close - Tom Cherveny
  • Public Citizen - Waivers for Lobbyists Show Ethics Rules Are an Inconvenience for Trump - Statement of Robert Weissman, President, Public Citizen
  • All Things Nuclear - What You Should Know about the Upcoming GMD Missile Defense Test: Part 1 - Laura Grego, senior scientist
  • All Things Nuclear - What You Should Know about the Upcoming GMD Missile Defense Test: Part 2 - Laura Grego, senior scientist
  • All Things Nuclear - Th Bad: Post #2 on the NNSA's FY2018 Budget Request - Stephen Young, Washington representative and senior analyst
  • All Things Nuclear - The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly: NNSA's FY18 Budget Request - Stephen Young, Washington representative and senior analyst
  • NAS - Project Update: Review of Governance Reform in the National Nuclear Security Administration
  • NRC - NRC to Hold Fuel Cycle Information Exchange
  • NRC - NRC Receives High Marks for Small Business Contracting
  • IAEA - Jordan Signs Its Second Country Programme Framework (CPF) for 2018 – 2022
  • IAEA - Uruguay Signs a Country Programme Framework (CPF) for 2017-2021
  • IAEA - Iraq Signs its Second Country Programme Framework (CPF) for 2018–2023
  • IAEA - Fewer Flies, More Fruit in Jordan Valley Orchards - Aabha Dixit, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Japan Times - Japan close to ushering in new wave of mass surveillance, Snowden warns
  • Bellona - Bellona seminar sums up Russia's Year of the Environment - Bellona, translated by Charles Digges
  • Bellona - Will China now trump the USA in Paris Climate leadership? - Bellona Europa
  • BelTA - Belarus ready to host WANO emergency response conference in 2018
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Idaho National Laboratory FR Document: 2017-11313 Citation: 82 FR 25268 PDF Pages 25268-25269 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Energy Department - Notice Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Nevada FR Document: 2017-11314 Citation: 82 FR 25268 PDF Page 25268 (1 page) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Domestic Licensing of Special Nuclear Material FR Document: 2017-11249 Citation: 82 FR 25343 PDF Pages 25343-25344 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Domestic Licensing of Special Nuclear Material Fitness-for-Duty Programs FR Document: 2017-11282 Citation: 82 FR 25345 PDF Pages 25345-25346 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Domestic Licensing of Special Nuclear Material NUREG/BR-0254, Payment Methods and Authorization for Payment by Credit Card FR Document: 2017-11248 Citation: 82 FR 25344 PDF Pages 25344-25345 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards FR Document: 2017-11268 Citation: 82 FR 25346 PDF Pages 25346-25347 (2 pages) Permalink

    Wednesday, May 31, 2017

  • Las Vegas Sun - NRC to make request on proposed Yucca repository - Yvonne Gonzalez
  • Elko Daily Free Press - Commentary: Nevada politicians balk at Trump's budget - Thomas Mitchell
  • Quay County Sun - Borehole test project abandoned--'I feel that it has only been pushed back,' says resident.
  • East Oregonian - Our view: Alongside the Columbia, Hanford remains an extreme risk
  • CBS Denver - Rocky Flats Plan To Hit A Road Block Due To Lawsuit
  • Daily Camera - Reed Bailey: Ignore Rocky Flats fear mongering - Reed Bailey
  • Tri-City Herald - Bechtel earns $7.2 million in incentive pay for managing Hanford vit plant - Annette Cary
  • Denver Post - Foes of Rocky Flats refuge to file a motion to block construction at former nuclear facility - John Aguilar
  • York Daily Record - Three Mile Island from 1969 to today - Hafiz Rashid
  • Snohomish County Daily Herald - Editorial: Sale of BPA lines would bring higher power bills - Everett Herald and Sound Publishing, Inc.
  • AP News - Toshiba's future imperiled by shaky ethics, nuclear fiascos - Yuri Kageyama
  • AP News - AP WAS THERE: Three Mile Island nuclear power plant accident - Bob Dvorchak and Harry F. Rosenthal
  • Bloomberg - Gas May Be Killing the Nuclear Option - Peter Coy
  • Reuters - Leaving the Paris climate deal will take the U.S. years: Juncker - Michael Nienaber
  • Reuters - U.S. did not forewarn EU on climate deal: spokeswoman - Gabriela Baczynska
  • Reuters - EU ready for climate leadership in case of U.S. withdrawal from Paris deal - Robert-Jan Bartunek
  • Reuters - Three Mile Island, site of 1979 nuclear accident, to close in 2019 - Scott DiSavino
  • Reuters - U.S. withdrawal from climate deal would be 'big setback': Finnish PM - Jussi Rosendahl and Tuomas Forsell
  • Reuters - Trump planning to pull U.S. out of Paris climate deal: source - Valerie Volcovici and Jeff Mason
  • Reuters - Toshiba unable to present audited results at end-June shareholders meeting - Chris Gallagher and Makiko Yamazaki
  • BBC - Fragile future for US nuclear power - Matt McGrath
  • Los Angeles Times - In another sign of the end of nuclear power, shutdown looms for Three Mile Island - Michael Hiltzik
  • Allentown Morning Call - Like Three Mile Island, Talen Energy's nuclear plant under pressure - Jon Harris and Anthony Salamone
  • Baltimore Sun - Threatening closure of Three Mile Island nuclear reactor, Exelon says Maryland's Calvert Cliffs plant remains viable - Scott Dance
  • Benzinga - Exelon Will Shutter Three Mile Island Nuke Plant Unless Pennsylvania Bails It Out - Mark Fritz
  • Reading Eagle - Exelon's Limerick nuclear plant faces economic challenges
  • UPI - Three Mile Island nuclear plant to close in 2019 - Allen Cone
  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - Planned Three Mile Island closure raises stakes for saving nukes in Pa. - Laura Legere and Anya Litvak
  • Financial Times - Three Mile Island faces closure 40 years after partial meltdown - Ed Crooks
  • Patriot-News - TMI's potential retirement to stir up debate on new Pa. energy policy - Jan Murphy
  • Philadelphia Inquirer - Three Mile Island, a name that will live on in history - Joseph A. Gambardello
  • Middletown Press and Journal - Sen. Folmer: We will fight TMI battle 'with passion'; Mehaffie shares concerns with Exelon officials - Jason Maddux
  • York Dispatch - Three Mile Island to close in 2019 without policy reform - David Weissman
  • EU Observer - Belarus nuclear plant: A disaster waiting to happen - Sijbren de Jong
  • New Jersey On-Line - N.J. nuclear reactor back online after 6-week outage - Bill Gallo Jr.
  • Japan Times - Commercial plutonium a bomb material--Reprocessed nuclear fuel can be used to make effective and powerful nuclear weapons - Victor Gilinsky, Bruce Goodwin and Henry Sokolski
  • IAEA - IAEA Nuclear Energy Management School Focuses on Building Strong Leadership in UAE - Jennet Orayeva, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • Daily Caller - New Law Could Declare Nuclear Reactors To Be 'Green Energy' To Save Them - Andrew Follett
  • IAEA - IAEA Official Welcomes Plans to Strengthen Nuclear and Radiation Regulatory Infrastructure in Costa Rica and Chile - Susanna Lööf, IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security
  • IAEA - IAEA Facilitates Preservation of Nuclear Knowledge in China's Nuclear Power Organisations - Jennet Orayeva, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy; Vitalii Kolomiiets, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • Lancaster Intelligencer Journal - 'Possible' link between thyroid cancers and 1979 Three Mile Island nuclear accident reported - Ad Crable
  • Michigan Live - Canadian company still wants to store nuclear power plant waste near Lake Huron - Benjamin Raven
  • CBC Canada - Crown corporation says burying nuclear waste near Lake Huron still best option - Chris Ensing
  • Toronto Star - Lake Huron site is best suited for nuclear waste bunker: OPG report - Colin Perkel
  • Michigan Radio - Canadian company answers questions about plan to bury nuclear waste near Lake Huron - Steve Carmody & Emma Winowiecki
  • KPBS - Rising Seas Could Swamp The Shuttered San Onofre Nuclear Plant - Amita Sharma
  • Duluth News Tribune - Readers' View: Nuclear energy? What about the waste? - William E. Berg, Knife River
  • TASS - Russia, Zambia to boost nuclear cooperation
  • Bellona - New Bellona report says Russian nuclear industry is spending its money in the wrong places - Charles Digges
  • WKSU Kent, OH - Ohio Lawmaker Floats the Idea of a Customer Opt-Out of FirstEnergy's Proposed Nuclear Subsidies - Jeff St. Clair
  • Omaha World-Herald - Public encouraged to attend meeting about Fort Calhoun nuclear plant - Cole Epley
  • Sioux Falls Argus Leader - Letter: Protect Black Hills water - Jerry Wilson, Vermillion
  • News Azerbaijan - ATOMEXPO Int'l Forum to be held in Moscow on June 19-21
  • E&E Daily - DOE: What has Rick Perry been doing? - Umair Irfan
  • National Law Review - Nuclear Regulatory Commission Documents Criteria for Changes to ROP Requiring Commission Approval
  • Lancaster Intelligencer Journal - Residents, business owners react to plan to close TMI, say shutdown would hurt local economy - Tom Knapp
  • Allentown Morning Call - POLL: Should Pa. bail out nuclear power?
  • Patriot-News - What does the future of Pennsylvania's nuclear plants look like? - Sarah Mearhoff
  • E&E Daily - Three Mile Island closure raises stakes for states - Kristi E. Swartz
  • Eurekalert - Possible correlation shown between TMI nuclear accident and thyroid cancers - Penn State
  • Johannesburg BizNews - Yelland: 'Why I changed my pro-nuclear stance – solar, wind a game changer' - interview with Chris Yelland by Roger Lilley
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - Coastal Commission pushes San Onofre hearing to August - Jeff McDonald
  • E&E Daily - ELECTRICITY: Thoughts on power markets? Executives have a few - Edward Klump
  • Mainichi Daily News - Hibakusha: Friends reflect on life of fellow A-bomb survivor who died at 100
  • Rutland Herald - OpEd: NorthStar plan makes sense - Bob LEACH
  • Windham County Commons - Feds face local scrutiny of VY sale - Mike Faher
  • Windham County Commons - Letter: 'Rubblization' raises questions about original agreement between Entergy, state - Robert A. Oeser, Brattleboro
  • Windham County Commons - Nuke advisory panel bill stalls in Senate - Mike Faher
  • Tri-City Herald - Bechtel earns $7.2 million in incentive pay for managing Hanford vit plant - Annette Cary
  • NAS - Project Update: Review of Governance Reform in the National Nuclear Security Administration
  • NRC - NRC to Hold Public Meeting to Discuss 2016 Performance of Seabrook Nuclear Power Plant
  • IAEA - Saudi Arabia Signs its First Country Programme Framework (CPF) for 2017-2021
  • IAEA - Central African Republic Signs Its Country Programme Framework (CPF) for 2017-2021
  • IAEA - Kenya Signs its Fourth Country Programme Framework (CPF) for 2017–2022
  • IAEA - The Philippines Signs a Country Programme Framework (CPF) for 2016-2021
  • Japan Times - Yoshie Oka, first to report Hiroshima A-bomb devastation, dies of lymphoma at 86
  • BelTA - Global nuclear industry trends to be in spotlight at Atomexpo 2017 in Moscow
  • BelTA - Zakrevsky: Ashgabat forum is a good opportunity to voice national energy interests
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Brown: I poked my nose into a hornet's nest at Eskom - FULL STATEMENT
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Disposal of High-Level Radioactive Wastes in a Geologic Repository at Yucca Mountain, NV FR Document: 2017-11177 Citation: 82 FR 25015 PDF Pages 25015-25016 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Environmental Assessments; Availability, etc.: Tennessee Valley Authority; Browns Ferry Nuclear Plant, Units 1, 2, and 3 FR Document: 2017-11184 Citation: 82 FR 24998 PDF Pages 24998-25015 (18 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Guidance: Evaluation of Shipper-Receiver Differences in the Transfer of Special Nuclear Material, Revision 0; Internal Transfers of Special Nuclear Material, Revision 0; Shipping and Receiving Control of Strategic Special Nuclear Material, Revision 1; Withdrawal FR Document: 2017-11225 Citation: 82 FR 25016 PDF Pages 25016-25017 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Guidance: Qualification of Safety-Related Vented Lead-Acid Storage Batteries for Nuclear Power Plants FR Document: 2017-11223 Citation: 82 FR 24996 PDF Pages 24996-24997 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Guidance: Shipping, Receiving, and Internal Transfer of Special Nuclear Material FR Document: 2017-11224 Citation: 82 FR 24997 PDF Pages 24997-24998 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Sen. Ed Markey (D-MA) - Markey Blasts Trump Admin. Effort to Begin Yucca Mountain Relicensing
  • Ecowatch - Three Mile Island Nuke Plant Closure Strengthens Call for Renewable Energy Future - Harvey Wasserman

    Tuesday, May 30, 2017

  • Seeker - Trump Eyes Rebooting Yucca Mountain, as Nuclear Waste Piles Up - Matt Smith
  • RTO Insider - CPP's Fate Leaves States, Markets to Drive Grid Decarbonization - Robert Mullin
  • Daily Energy Insider - Energy Department fiscal year 2018 budget lacks sufficient funding for nuclear
  • Washington Times - Trump Block Grant cuts face bipartisan stonewall - S.A. Miller
  • FairWarning - U.S. Senators Ask: What's Up at OSHA? - Paul Feldman
  • Eyewitness News Johannesburg - Gauteng police probe death of Eskom employee - Kgomotso Modise
  • Eyewitness News Johannesburg - [LISTEN] Guptas want documents for own probe into leaked emails - Breakfast with Xolani Gwala
  • Los Alamos Monitor - Cerro Grande Fire 17 years later - Jody Benson< Pajarito Group Sierra Club
  • Daily Astorian - Our View: GAO must review tunnel collapse at Hanford site
  • Daily Energy Insider - Legislators urge GAO to review cleanup, environmental remediation at Hanford nuclear site after tunnel collapse
  • Tri-City Herald - Letter: State should allow Hanford waste to be grouted - Garry Amidan, West Richland
  • NewsChannel 5 Nashville - Three Mile Island plant to shut down in 2019, owner says - AP
  • AP News - Owner says Three Mile Island plant to shut down in 2019 - Marc Levy
  • Bloomberg - North Korea Says New Missile Landed Within 7 Meters of Target - Andy Sharp and Kanga Kong
  • Bloomberg - Editorial: Ransomware and the NSA--Should the government still be stockpiling software flaws?
  • Bloomberg - Infamous Three Mile Island Nuke Is Latest Casualty of Shale Boom - Jim Polson
  • Reuters - Three Mile Island, site of 1979 nuclear accident, to close in 2019 - Scott DiSavino
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-French regulator to give final ruling on Flamanville reactor at end of summer - Geert De Clercq
  • Reuters - Japan urges China to play bigger role in restraining North Korea - Ben Blanchard and Elaine Lies
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-Finnish utility TVO drops latest legal action against Areva - Dominique Vidalon in Paris and Jussi Rosendahl in Helsinki
  • Open Democracy - Nuclear transboundary consultations are a test for public participation and transparency across Europe - Ana-Maria Seman
  • Power Technology - The psychology of nuclear power: Stop saying it's safe - Molly Lempriere
  • Daily Post North Wales - First Minister '100% committed to new Wylfa nuclear plant' - Gareth Wyn-Williams
  • Financial Times - Letter: Funding woes persist but nuclear has a role to play - From Malcolm Grimston, London, UK
  • IAEA - IAEA Helps Enhance Management of Disused High Activity Radioactive Sources in Asia and the Pacific - Juan Carlos Benitez Navarro, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy; Irena Chatzis, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • Charleston Post Courier - Firms said to be preparing bids for Georgia's nuclear project - Mark Chediak, Stephen Stapczynski and Christopher Martin
  • Bellona - Vilnius redoubles pushback against Belarusian nuclear plant - Charles Digges
  • Dhaka Tribune - Moscow offers Bangladeshi students scholarship to study nuclear tech
  • Patriot-News - What will happen to the radioactive spent fuel if TMI closes? - Wallace McKelvey
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Hitachi revs up to dismantle Japanese nuclear power plants
  • Energy Business Review - EU approves EDF's takeover of Areva's nuclear reactors business
  • Sputnik News - Rosatom Contracts on Uranium Deliveries to US Worth $6.5Bln
  • Metro UK - Lifelong anti-nuclear campaigner Jeremy Corbyn says he'll issue orders to Trident commanders - Adam Smith
  • Daily Telegraph - The other Brexit has been forgotten: leaving Europe's nuclear community is just as fraught with fissile hazard - Ambrose Evans-Pritchard
  • News24 City-Press - Infographic: How the Guptas captured nuclear
  • WKMS Murrey State, KY - DOE Requesting $270M in FY18 for Paducah Nuclear Site Efforts - Matt Markgraf
  • Zawya - UAE delegation marks UAE-IAEA nuclear technical cooperation
  • IAEA - Statement at International Conference on the IAEA Technical Cooperation Programme: Sixty Years and Beyond – Contributing to Development - IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano, Vienna Austria
  • Bangladesh News24 - PM Hasina stresses 'science diplomacy' for sustainable growth at Vienna conference - Sumon Mahbub
  • Business Wire - U.S. Department of Energy Selects Fluor Joint Venture for Paducah Site Deactivation Contract - Fluor Corporation
  • Yonhap News - Moon requests Netherlands' continued cooperation on N.K. nuclear issue - hague@yna.co.kr
  • Financial Express Bangladesh - IAEA at 60: Making the world safe from nuclear weapons - A.K.M. Masudur Rahman
  • Forbes - Why Do Federal Subsidies Make Renewable Energy So Costly? - James Conca
  • Xinhua News - Finland raises tactical nuclear weapons in NATO disarmament conference
  • BelTA - Belarus is building the most reliable and safest nuclear power plant - Vladimir Semashko
  • Pakistan News International - Remembering the nuclear tests - Ali Sarwar Naqvi
  • Construction Index - CH2M team lands $1.5bn nuclear deal
  • Nunatsiaq News - Toxic Cold War legacy hidden under thin ice in Greenland--American "Camp Century" contains PCBs, radioactive coolant, diesel fuel - Steve Ducharme
  • IAEA - Partnerships Key to Sharing Nuclear Science and Technology - Laura Gil, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Australian Financial Review - US nuclear weapons tests come to YouTube - Christine Hauser
  • Independent Barents Observer - Ice-locked ships start moving from Pevek after 5 months of captivity - Atle Staalesen
  • Kingston Whig-Standard - Activity on power plant site at peak - Elliot Ferguson
  • Mid-Hudson News - Indian Point sirens to be tested this week
  • NWTRB - FY 2018 Congressional Budget Justification
  • World Nuclear News - Three Mile Island faces premature retirement
  • World Nuclear News - Areva reactor business sale meets European rules
  • World Nuclear News - Fuel assemblies arrive at Barakah 1
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  • BBC - Three Mile Island to close 40 years after accident
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Koeberg ready to support water management plans - Velaphi Ntuli, Koeberg power station manager
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Nuclear panel moves toward licensing Nevada's Yucca Mountain - Gary Martin
  • NHK World - A-bomb survivor who reported the attack dies
  • NHK World - Municipalities call for ban on nuclear weapons
  • Asahi Shimbun - EDITORIAL: Diet should dispel lingering doubts over conspiracy bill
  • Japan Times - Upper House begins deliberations on conspiracy bill
  • Mainichi Daily News - Hibakusha: Former teacher tackles sharing A-bomb experience with future generations
  • Mainichi Daily News - Oka, 1st to report Hiroshima A-bomb, dies at 86
  • BelTA - WANO to check Belarusian nuclear power plant before launch
  • BelTA - Belarus to prepare national report on BelNPP's stress tests in September
  • Washington Examiner - Perry plans clean energy trip as Trump decides on climate deal - John Siciliano
  • Japan Times - Tepco visits Niigata residents to apologize for latest safety blunder

    Monday, May 29, 2017

  • London Times - Trump to hide nuclear waste beneath sacred Yucca Mountain in Nevada - James Dean
  • KUNM University Of New Mexico - LANL Future Uncertain After Fire, Archdiocese Tells Workers To Ask ICE Agents For Warrants
  • AP News - US nuclear lab's future up in the air after recent fire
  • Bloomberg - Europe's Biggest Utilities Join Blockchain Energy Trading Trial - Weixin Zha
  • Bloomberg - North Korea Launches Ballistic Missile, Ignoring G-7 Warning - Kanga Kong and Hooyeon Kim
  • Reuters - EU clears EDF's takeover of Areva's nuclear reactors business - Philip Blenkinsop
  • Reuters - North Korea fires Scud-class ballistic missile, Japan protests - Jack Kim and Ju-min Park
  • Financial Times - Wood keen to keep Amec's nuclear unit in £2.2bn merger - Nathalie Thomas
  • Daily Hampshire Gazette, MA - Ann Darling: Nuclear power not a viable option - Ann Darling, Easthampton
  • Watertown Daily Times - A nuclear 'renaissance' is now a financial quagmire
  • Gulf Times - Nuclear power - Iain Wilson
  • Daily Sabah - Energy watchdog: Nuclear vital for developed countries
  • Energy Business Review - US DOE awards $1.5bn contract for Paducah nuclear site clean-up
  • Business Day South Africa - Letter: Narrow pro-nuclear circle - Keith Gottschalk, Claremont
  • The Namibian - Swakop Uranium investigates waste leak - Adam Hartman
  • Pulse Ghana - Ghana ready to follow strict rules - Atomic Energy - Kwasi Gyamfi Asiedu
  • IAEA - IAEA course in Asia and Pacific Region focuses on the use of radiation monitoring for public protection in a nuclear emergency - Phillip Vilar Welter, IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security; Sinead Harvey, IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security
  • IAEA - International Conference on IAEA Technical Cooperation Programme to Start Tomorrow - Laura Gil, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • BusinessKorea - Pushing Ahead amid No Alternative: S. Korean Government to Accelerate Nuclear Decommissioning
  • Pakistan News International - Random thoughts - Dr A Q Khan
  • Vermont Journalism Trust - Feds face questions at Vermont Yankee meeting - Mike Faher
  • Newburyport Daily News - Public meeting on Seabrook plant slated - Angeljean Chiaramida
  • The Australian - Feds still rule out power emissions scheme
  • Creamer Media's Engineering News - Column: Koeberg aims to ease Cape Town's water woes through desalination - Velaphi Ntuli, Koeberg power station manager
  • Mid-Hudson News - Indian Point Closure Task Force to meet for first time
  • IAEA - Remarks at Meeting of IAEA National Liaison Officers
  • IAEA - IAEA Delivers Report on Nuclear Power Infrastructure Development to Ghana
  • JAIF - Ohi-3 & -4 NPPs Clear Safety Examinations toward Restarts this Autumn
  • TEPCO - The list of sold real estate has been updated under the "Measures towards reform" page.
  • TEPCO - Financial Assistance from the Nuclear Damage Compensation and Decommissioning Facilitation Corporation
  • TEPCO - Situation of storing and treatment of accumulated water including highly concentrated radioactive materials at Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station (303rd Release)
  • Tri-City Herald - Guest column: Richland's mushroom cloud is again getting attention - Renee Lewis
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Editorial: Clean up Savannah River Site
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Rule List of Approved Spent Fuel Storage Casks: TN Americas, LLC, NUHOMS EOS Dry Spent Fuel Storage System, Certificate of Compliance No. 1042 FR Document: 2017-11064 Citation: 82 FR 24457
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Medical Use of Byproduct Material FR Document: 2017-10967 Citation: 82 FR 24750
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Applications: Exelon Generation Co., LLC, James A. FitzPatrick Nuclear Power Plant FR Document: 2017-11039 Citation: 82 FR 24742
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Applications; Amendments: Exelon Generation Co., LLC, Nine Mile Point Nuclear Station, Units 1 and 2 FR Document: 2017-11040 Citation: 82 FR 24746
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on APR1400 FR Document: 2017-11075 Citation: 82 FR 24746
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Patient Release Program FR Document: 2017-11027 Citation: 82 FR 24745

    Sunday, May 28, 2017

  • Lincoln Journal Star - Letter: Nuclear waste requires safe storage - Darryll Pederson, UNL professor emeritus of hydrogeology, Lincoln
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Editorial: Clean up Savannah River Site
  • Augusta Chronicle - Scuttlebiz: MOX appears dead, but not buried - Damon Cline
  • Bloomberg News(Apr 8, 2017) - Nuclear Power's Original Mistake: Trying to Domesticate the Bomb--Eisenhower's solution for the "fearful atomic dilemma" never made economic sense - Stephen Mihm
  • Bloomberg News - Trump Is Gutting Regulations That Corporate America Hates - Matthew Townsend
  • AP News - AP FACT CHECK: President Trump and his mistold NATO tales - Calvin Woodward and Josh Boak
  • Bloomberg - Trump Made This G-7 a Lot Different Than the Last - Marc Champion
  • Phys.org - Why nuclear could become the next 'fossil' fuel - Kerry Sheridan
  • Albuquerque Journal - N.M. delegates face Trump budget dilemma - Michael Coleman
  • Washington Post - Fire raises questions about Los Alamos National Laboratory's safety
  • Clay Center Dispatch - US nuclear lab's future up in the air after recent fire - Associated Press
  • U.S. News & World Report - Executives Earn Millions Despite Losses at Nuclear Projects
  • The Australian - Australia can play a big role in safer, cheap nuclear development
  • Interesting Engineering - Turning Nuclear Weapons into Nuclear Fuel - Maverick Baker
  • Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA - Bill would honor veterans of nuclear weapons testing era
  • Japan Times - Takahama mayor floats dry cask storage as backup to Kansai Electric's nuclear disposal site quest
  • Arab News - Saudis receiving nuclear training in Argentina: Envoy - Mohammed Rasooldeen
  • Citrus County Chronicle - Letter: Here's the story about uranium - William Collins, Inverness
  • GhanaWeb - Ghana ready to abide by nuclear safety rules – Atomic Energy
  • Korea Herald - Aged nuke power reactor halted, investigation underway
  • Gulf Business News - UAE's nuclear power plant receives key components as it prepares for launch - Aarti Nagraj
  • China Post - Electricity prices forecast to rise 10% in nuclear-free Taiwan
  • Sputnik News - Kiev's Plan to Increase Strain on Nuclear Plants Risks Chernobyl 2.0 Scenario
  • Pakistan DAWN - Significant cut in atomic energy development budget
  • Financial Times - Brussels poised to clear EDF takeover of Areva's reactor business - Michael Stothard and Rochelle Toplensky
  • MyBroadband South Africa - Eskom working behind the scenes on nuclear deal
  • Johannesburg Citizen - Gigaba asked to approve 'various components of nuclear deal'
  • News24 - Eskom asks Gigaba for blank cheque - Sipho Masondo
  • Nikkei Asian Review - South Korea's new energy plan puts pressure on Kepco - Kim Jaewon
  • CBC News - Cameco enters $2B deal with Ontario's Bruce Power
  • New London Day - Protecting Millstone, state's primary electric provider - Craig T. Olsen
  • Truthdig - Washington Post Keeps Running Op-Eds by Lobbyists Pushing Their Clients' Weapons - Adam Johnson / AlterNet
  • WLBZ 2 Bangor, ME - NH state reps, union members rally outside Westinghouse in light of lockout - Katharine Bavoso
  • USGS - M 4.5 - 2km E of Shiki, Japan
  • Press TV - Top Iranian security official: Trump's anti-Tehran remarks false and baseless
  • Fin24 - Group that ended Eskom's nuclear bid plans next move - Matthew le Cordeur
  • Fin24 - Anti-nuclear activist gives radiation health warning after trip to Japan - Matthew le Cordeur
  • Fin24 - Green power on collision course with CSIR - Sizwe Sama Yende
  • Fin24 - Vendor concern about the future of the nuclear build - Peter Luhanga
  • NHK World - Sediment may be from molten reactor parts
  • Japan Times - Nuclear storage crisis grows as reactor restarts continue - Eric Johnston
  • Japan Times - Concert at A-bomb dome celebrates Obama's 2016 visit to Hiroshima
  • Japan Times - Takahama mayor floats dry cask storage as backup to Kansai Electric's nuclear disposal site quest
  • Mainichi Daily News - Fukui town mayor floats idea of dry cask storage for nuclear fuel
  • Exchange Monitor - Tightened NRC Budget Includes $30M for Yucca Mountain
  • SF Bay Area IMC - Nuclear Shutdown News May 2017 - Michael Steinberg

    Saturday, May 27, 2017

  • E&E Daily - DOE: Big talk but little action as nominations lag - Hannah Northey
  • Bloomberg - White House to Share Information About Lobbyist Waivers - Julie Bykowicz
  • Bloomberg - Corbyn Preserves Ambivalent Stance on Nuclear Weapons and NATO - Alex Morales
  • Bloomberg - Zbigniew Brzezinski, Security Adviser to Carter, Dies at 89 - Laurence Arnold
  • Reuters - China's Xi says need to move to greener economic growth: state media - Sue-Lin Wong
  • Reuters - Storage of nuclear waste poses threat to U.S., scientists warn - Ian Simpson
  • Reuters - Trump's bid to open U.S. monuments to development draws calls for protection - Valerie Volcovici
  • Reuters - U.S., Japan agree to enhance North Korea sanctions: White House - Steve Holland
  • Center for Public Integrity - Trump seeks to spend more on nuclear weapons but buys little added capability - Patrick Malone
  • Gulf News - Barakah nuclear plant gets critical components
  • Xinhua News - Fuel assemblies safely shipped to UAE's nuclear power project: ENEC
  • UPI - Military leaders make case for $13.9B nuclear weapons budget - Stephen Carlson
  • Native Sun News - Tribes give resounding NO to EPA questions on uranium mining - Talli Nauman
  • Windsor Star - Amherstburg residents to get potassium iodine pills in case of nuclear emergency - Mary Caton Mary Caton
  • SDPB Radio - EPA Extends Public Comment Period On Uranium Mining - Lee Strubinger
  • Baltic Times - Even two nuclear reactors could be too many for Belarus
  • Charlotte Business Journal - Report: Bechtel, Fluor will bid to take over construction of Vogtle nuclear project - John Downey
  • Hartlepool Mail - Troops sent to Hartlepool nuclear power station as police step up security over Bank Holiday weekend
  • Johannesburg Citizen - Nuclear deal is Zuma's top priority – damning report - Yadhana Jadoo
  • Eastern Cape Daily Dispatch - 'Kitchen cabinets' run SA
  • Daily Maverick - Betrayal of the Promise: The Anatomy of State Capture - Ranjeni Munusamy
  • Johannesburg Citizen - READ: Damning new state capture report
  • Westerly Sun - House Democratic leaders question Millstone's need for state assistance - Eric Bedner
  • WTNH New Haven - Lower rates or big power play by big power company? - Mark Davis
  • Sputnik News - Uruguay Leader Starts Europe Trip Sunday, Plans Talks With IAEA Nuclear Chief
  • Saskatoon StarPhoenix - In move that 'provides additional certainty,' Cameco signs $2-billion deal with Bruce Power - Alex MacPherson, Saskatoon StarPhoenix Alex MacPherson
  • Foreign Policy - Boeing's Iran Deal Puts Trump in Tough Spot - Jessica Holzer
  • Patriot Ledger - Advisory panel grills officials about Pilgrim plant - Frank Mand
  • Nikkei Asian Review - A year after Hiroshima, Obama's nuclear-free hope a pipe dream - Naoya Yoshino
  • EcoLog.com - Who knew? - Mark Sabourin
  • Financial Times - Solar outshines nuclear as spring sun boosts UK output - Andrew Ward
  • London Times - Solar power outshines nuclear for the first time - Ben Webster, Environment Editor
  • BusinessGhana - IAEA submits report on Ghana's Nuclear Power Programme
  • Business Wire - BWXT Joint Venture Awarded $1.5 Billion Environmental Management Contract - BWX Technologies, Inc.
  • Portsmouth Daily Times - EM testifies on budget - Frank Lewis
  • Daily Kos - Four climate protesters arrested for disrupting rubber-stamp energy agency's confirmation hearing - Meteor Blades
  • Brussels Times - The Doel 4 reactor shut down - Sarah Johansson
  • Kitsap Sun - Submarine USS Buffalo arrives for decommissioning - Ed Friedrich
  • Union of Concerned Scientists - Renewable Energy Surges Globally with China and India in the Lead - Rachel Cleetus, lead economist and climate policy manager
  • IB Times - Famous Whistleblowers: Julian Assange, Daniel Ellsberg and Others Who Leaked Classified Information - Vishakha Sonawane
  • Taipei Times - Cross-party alliance to push renewable energy - Lin Chia-nan
  • Beyond Nuclear - Stellar line-up at 2017 Alliance for Nuclear Accountability Awards event
  • Beyond Nuclear - Highly radioactive liquid from Canada raises concerns about worker safety at Savannah River Site
  • Atomic Insights - Nominations for NRC Commissioners - Rod Adams
  • NEI - High-Quality NRC Nominations Mark Administration Support for Nuclear Energy
  • USGS - M 5.0 - 7km WNW of Golmarmara, Turkey
  • USGS - M 4.9 - 53km NNW of Obama, Japan
  • USGS - M 4.6 - 3km SE of Iiyama, Japan
  • Trend News Agency - Top diplomat: US adheres to JCPOA as Iran policy under review - Dalga Khatinoglu, Khalid Kazimov
  • Jiji Press - Hibakusha Recalls Obama's Hiroshima Visit
  • POGO - President Trump Terminates Wasteful Nuclear Facility in Budget Proposal - Lydia Dennett
  • POGO - America's $1.1 Trillion National Security Budget - Mandy Smithberger
  • POGO - POGO Requests that the White House Publicly Release Ethics Records - : Danielle Brian, Scott H. Amey, J.D.

    Friday, May 26, 2017

  • National Law Review - Analysis of Energy and Tax Proposals in the 2018 Budget Proposal
  • RTO Insider - Updated: No Fireworks for FERC Nominees at Senate Hearing - Rich Heidorn Jr. and Michael Brooks
  • The Hill blog - Senators air grievances on Trump energy budget, delays - Timothy Cama
  • Law360 - EU Lawmakers Push For Wider Whistleblower Protections - Richard Crump
  • FAIR.org - WaPo Provides Platform for Calls to Imprison WaPo Sources - Adam Johnson
  • Rexburg Standard Journal - Experimental Breeder Reactor-I opens Memorial Day weekend for summer tours - INL news
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Time to end the decay at the Energy Department - Jeff Terry
  • Bloomberg - Bechtel, Fluor Said to Prepare Bids for Southern Nuclear Project - Mark Chediak, Stephen Stapczynski, and Chris Martin
  • Reuters - Kazakhstan to produce nuclear fuel for China - Mariya Gordeyeva
  • Reuters - BRIEF-Four Rivers Nuclear Partnership awarded Department Of Energy Paducah deactivation and remediation contract
  • Reuters - Russia, China urge caution in countering North Korea's nuclear program - Denis Pinchuk
  • Reuters - Exclusive: Bankrupt Westinghouse ends pensions for ex-CEOs, executives - Tom Hals
  • Financial Times - Nuclear is rightly vanishing as an answer to our energy needs - Neil Collins
  • ABS-CBN News - Philippines, Russia forge nuclear cooperation deal
  • Phys.org - US nuclear regulators greatly underestimate potential for nuclear disaster, researchers say
  • CBS 8 San Diego - Fight over plan to dispose of nuclear waste
  • ThinkProgress - Nuclear industry prices itself out of power market, demands taxpayers keep it afloat - Joe Romm
  • Philadelphia Inquirer - Editorial: Pennsylvania residents shouldn't bear cost of propping up nuclear industry
  • Daily Hamshire Gazette - Letter: Henry Rosenberg: Unable to store nuclear waste safely - Henry Rosenberg, Northampton
  • Hindustan Times - China unveils flagship nuclear tech to be used in Karachi atomic plants - Sutirtho Patranobis
  • ECNS.cn - China on verge of mass production of new nuclear reactors
  • TASS - Nuclear technologies as a driver for green power
  • TASS - Energy from hydrocarbons: a relic of the past or a foundation for new growth?
  • New Straits Times - Smart energy consumption - Shahino Mah Abdullah
  • FAS Strategic Security Blog - Latest Nuclear Weapon Declassifications
  • in-cumbria - Nuclear workers accept pension offer - RenewEconomy
  • Renew Economy Australia - The French experiment – and the shift from nuclear to renewables - Craig Morris
  • E&E Daily - Delayed decision on Vogtle sows 'some real confusion' - Kristi E. Swartz
  • World Nuclear News - Preserving and developing Germany's nuclear expertise
  • World Nuclear News - IAEA verifies UAE nuclear material inventory
  • World Nuclear News - Design work suspended for new Shin Hanul units
  • Business Day South Africa - LETTER: Nuclear still only option - Dr Anthonie CilliersProgramme manager: nuclear engineering, North West University
  • DoD - Modernization, Replacement Programs Constitute Nuclear Deterrence Priority - Cheryl Pellerin, DoD News, Defense Media Activity
  • Romania-Insider - Romania's National Uranium Company will get state aid for restructuring
  • Yonhap News - Trump says N. Korean nuke problem will be solved at some point
  • Atlanta Journal Constitution - Despite earlier 'well protected' claim, Ga. Power customers face nuclear risk - Matt Kempner
  • San Jose Mercury News - PG&E customers spared $1.36 billion in added bills - George Avalos
  • GAO - Commercial Nuclear Waste: Resuming Licensing of the Yucca Mountain Repository Would Require Rebuilding Capacity at DOE and NRC, Among Other Key Steps GAO-17-340
  • All Things Nuclear - The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly: NNSA's FY18 Budget Request - Stephen Young, Washington representative and senior analyst
  • Aiken Standard - U.S. House members mixed on MOX - Michael Smith
  • Sputnik News - US Air Force Wants More Funds for Sixth-Gen Fighter Jet, Nuke-Capable Missiles
  • Mail & Guardian - The hurdles nuclear must now clear - Lynley Donnelly
  • Charlotte Business Journal - Newly released documents catalog costs and technical details of the troubled V.C. Summer nuclear project - John Downey
  • Energy Business Review - Horizon Nuclear presents compact power station design for Wylfa nuclear plant
  • TASS - Putin and Orban discuss energy projects, Paks nuclear power
  • Dong-A Ilbo - Designing of new nuclear power plants put on ice under Moon administration - Min-Woo Park
  • Business Insider Nordic - After a decade-long delay and a cool €5 billion over budget, this Finnish eternity project is finally nearing completion - Tom Turula
  • Northumberland Today - Cameco signs 10-year extension with Bruce Power - Cecilia Nasmith
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - Edison violated San Onofre testing rules, NRC says - Jeff McDonaldJeff McDonald
  • Daily Energy Insider - Nuclear Energy Institute president unveils national nuclear advocacy strategy
  • Rutland Herald - NRC grilled on Yankee owner's plans - Susan Smallheer
  • Utility Dive - Senators defend state energy policies in confirmation hearing for FERC, DOE nominees - Gavin Bade
  • Barnstable Patriot - Deconstructing Pilgrim: The will of the people - Diane Turco
  • West Kentucky Star - DOE Awards $1.4 Billion Contract for Plant Cleanup
  • Paducah Sun - DOE awarding 10-year contract for local cleanup - David Zoeller
  • Brattleboro Reformer - Letter: Senators urge public involvement in NorthStar deliberations - Vermont State Senators Peg Flory, Brian Collamore, Richard Mazza, Robert Starr and Dustin Degree
  • IPS - Africa – More than Just Conflicts, Corruption, Disasters
  • DOE - Secretary of Energy Rick Perry Receives Good Neighbor Award From U.S.-Mexico Chamber of Commerce
  • GAO - Nuclear Regulatory Commission: Efforts Intended to Improve Procedures for Requesting Additional Information for Licensing Actions Are Under Way GAO-17-344
  • GAO - Department of Energy: Continued Actions Needed to Address Management Challenges GAO-17-651T
  • NWTRB - FY 2018 Congressional Budget Justification - IAEA
  • IAEA - IAEA Director General Visits Bosnia and Herzegovina and Macedonia - Laura Gil, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Japan Times - Diet clears Fuketa to take over as NRA chief - Mainichi Daily News
  • Mainichi Daily News - Hiroshima museum receives A-bomb-related materials from descendants of Allied troops
  • Fin24 - Gigaba confirms he didn't sign nuclear deal with Russia - Matthew le Cordeur
  • BelTA - Upgrading output of Belarusian nuclear power plant 'a possibility
  • BelTA - Belarus to work out spent nuclear fuel handling strategy by year end
  • BelTA - Belarusian specialists may help build nuclear power plant in Turkey
  • BelTA - Belarus expects to get IAEA SEED mission's report soon
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Nuclear Energy Advisory Committee FR Document: 2017-10877 Citation: 82 FR 24329 PDF Page 24329 (1 page) Permalink
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability FR Document: 2017-10922 Citation: 82 FR 24345 PDF Page 24345 (1 page) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2017-11033 Citation: 82 FR 24403 PDF Page 24403 (1 page) Permalink
  • DOE - INSPECTION REPORT: OAI-M-17-07, Construction Rework at the Mixed Oxide Fuel Fabrication Facility
  • NRC - Congressional Budget Justification Fiscal Year 2018
  • DOE - FY 2018 Congressional Budget Request
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - GAO outlines $330M 'roadmap' to restart Yucca Mountain licensing - Gary Martin
  • Las Vegas Sun - Report outlines steps to revive Yucca Mountain repository - Yvonne Gonzalez
  • KNPR Las Vegas - Report Outlines Cost Of Resuming Yucca Mtn. Project - KNPR News Staff
  • The Economist - The struggle to repopulate Fukushima--Six years after the nuclear disaster, Japan is pushing villagers back to the homes they left
  • WHIO Dayton - Nuke waste debate: Turn it into glass or encase in cement?
  • St. Joseph Post - Missouri congressional members sponsor radioactive waste site bills
  • Congress.gov - S.1265 - A bill to amend the Nuclear Waste Policy Act of 1982 to provide for the expansion of emergency planning zones and the development of plans for dry cask storage of spent nuclear fuel, and for other purposes - Sponsor: Sen. Markey, Edward J. [D-MA] (Introduced 05/25/2017)

    Thursday, May 25, 2017

  • York Daily Record - Three Mile Island closure looms after third failed bid - Brett Sholtis
  • Alamogordo Daily News - DOE axes Otero County borehole project - Jacqueline Devine
  • Aiken Standard - Editorial: This isn't the end of MOX
  • Utility Dive - Senate committee set to grill Trump's FERC nominees - Robert Walton
  • Normangee Star - Trump budget proposal cuts programs used by hundreds of thousands in Utah - Madeline Patrick
  • CNN - Air Force gives new
  • Bloomberg - Trump Is Gutting Regulations That Corporate America Hates - Matthew Townsend
  • Cape Cod Times - Falmouth given deadline on tainted well - Christine Legere
  • CapeCod.com - Cape Downwinders Promote Voter Initiative to Move Nuclear Waste - CapeCod.com NewsCenter
  • Lexology - Decrypting the New Whistleblower Law in France - Littler Mendelson PC
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - DOE wants $323M for WIPP in FY 18 - Maddy Hayden
  • Idaho State Journal - INL museum to open for summer tours
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - EBR-I museum opens Friday
  • IHS Jane's 360 - DoE requests to terminate MOX nuclear disposition programme, again - Daniel Wasserbly
  • Yakima Herald-Republic - Hanford cleanup progress review sought
  • SYour Mother Was a Chemistpokesman-Review - Contamination at Hanford tank did not come from leak - Associated Press
  • Tri-City Herald - DOE says radioactive waste tank not leaking - Annette Cary
  • Tri-City Herald - GAO asked to review aging Hanford facilities after tunnel breach - Annette Cary
  • Eugene Register-Guard - Letter: Keep nuclear moratorium in place - Susan Cundiff, Eugene
  • Spokesman-Review - Washington state lawmakers want review of Hanford cleanup - Jim Camden
  • Eugene Register-Guard - Editorial: BPA back on the block--This time, sale of transmission system is proposed
  • Eugene Register-Guard - Letter: State's future dangerous, expensive - Teresa Mueller, Eugene
  • Moody's Investors Service - Rating Action: Moody's downgrades EnBW to Baa1 stable outlook
  • Bloomberg - Buoyed by State Aid, U.S. Nuclear Plant Still Fails at Auction - Jim Polson
  • Reuters - OFFICIAL CORRECTION-Vietnam set to approve coal-fired power plants worth $7.5 bln - Mai Nguyen
  • Reuters - Hungary to issue tender for nuclear plant turbines 'very soon' - Marton Dunai and Krisztina Than
  • Reuters - Treasury chief says reviewing Iran's aircraft licenses - David Lawder
  • Reuters - Iran says it has built third underground ballistic missile factory - Parisa Hafezi
  • Reuters - Most Japan firms favor cautious approach to any Toshiba delisting: poll - Sam Nussey
  • Reuters - Podcast: From loathed to loved – the deadly history of the submarine - Matthew Gault
  • IAEA - Ten New Nuclear Reactors Connected in 2016, Bringing Generating Capacity to Highest Ever - Aabha Dixit, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • South Jersey Times - 'Coding error' caused false nuclear alert to reach public - Bill Gallo Jr.
  • Press of Atlantic City - Cumberland County: Officials investigating false nuclear warning sent to Cumberland, Salem counties - Claire Lowe
  • Daily Caller - WHOOPS! New Jersey Accidentally Told Residents Nuclear Plant Was About To Melt Down - Andrew Follett
  • Pittsburgh Tribune-Review - Parks Township nuclear waste cleanup could last until 2031 - Mary Ann Thomas
  • Devon Live News - Nuclear reactor crane at dockyard breaks down - Neil_Shaw
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Meeting tonight on safety at Watts Bar nuclear plant
  • Manila Times - Trump praises Duterte's 'great job' in drug war - Agence France-Presse
  • Japan Times - A U.N. milestone on the road to nuclear abolition - Ramesh Thakur
  • Baltimore Sun - Legislation would limit Trump's nuclear option - Michael J. Keller
  • Atlanta Journal Constitution - Southern Co. CEO faces shareholders, says Vogtle decision coming - Matt Kempner
  • Radio Prague - European nuclear industry ponders problems in Prague - Chris Johnstone
  • Daily Hamshire Gazette - Robert Mantler: Suggests nuclear power at closed coal plant
  • Albuquerque Journal - Nuclear waste storage evaluation put on hold - Lauren Villagran
  • LA Monitor - Hearing looms for troubled plutonium facility - Tris DeRoma
  • WLTX Columbia, SC - Confidential SCE&G Nuclear Plant Contracts Now Open to the Public - Loren Thomas
  • The State - PSC agrees to release SCE&G's contract for Summer power project - Sammy Fretwell
  • Mainichi Daily News - Editorial: KEPCO has huge responsibility in restarting nuke plants
  • The Oregonian - Letter: A 20th century view of 21st century nuclear energy: Letter to the editor - Patrick Sheehan, Happy Valley
  • Herald Scotland - Soldiers to guard sensitive sites, including Scotland's nuclear power stations, as police hunt for Abedi's "network" - Michael Settle
  • Economic Calendar - Spot Uranium Prices See First Weekly Increase in Months - Leia Toovey
  • CCTV - China's first Hualong One nuclear project taking shape
  • World Nuclear News - First Hualong One unit at Fuqing takes shape
  • World Nuclear News - European industry rates decommissioning opportunities
  • World Nuclear News - Westinghouse aims for competitive future
  • World Nuclear News - Replacement steam generators arrive at Cruas 1
  • World Nuclear News - Korsnick calls for concerted nuclear advocacy effort
  • St. Catharines Standard - Nuclear waste shipments concern MP - Allan Benner
  • ThisDay Nigeria - 'Nigeria Needs Nuclear Energy to Boost Economy' - Emma Okonji
  • St. Louis American - EPA reports no nuclear waste in Spanish Village
  • The Week - Defense officials are horrified that Trump told Duterte the locations of America's nuclear submarines
  • State Times, India - Editorial: A great nuclear leap forward - Sandeep Dikshit
  • GhanaWeb - Ghana inches closer to building a nuclear power plant
  • Jordan Times - Jordan joins Nuclear Suppliers Group
  • Petra News Agency - Jordanian scientists to access research reactors of nuclear countries
  • Xinhua News - Russia says to strengthen military to defend national interests
  • Xinhua News - China completes construction of first Hualong One nuclear project
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - A new nuclear arms race? - The Chicago Council on Global Affairs
  • Telangana Today - Editorial: Push for nuclear power
  • CNBC - In France, one of Europe's most powerful solar farms marries innovation with scale - Anmar Frangoul
  • KOB Albuquerque - Surviving Manhattan Project scientist discusses power of the atom - Jen French
  • Hindustan Times - India, Russia work overtime to ink pact on Kudankulam reactors - Jayanth Jacob
  • R & D Magazine - Atomic Structure of Irradiated Materials is More Akin to Liquid than Glass - American Institute of Physics
  • Japan Times - Beloved doll Licca-chan keeps spirits up in disaster-hit Fukushima
  • Port Clinton Beacon - Generation Atomic holding events to save Davis Besse
  • Blackburn News - Amherstburg Wants Nuclear Response Plan Update - Mark Brown
  • Missourinet.com - Missouri congressional members sponsor radioactive waste site bills - Alisa Nelson
  • E&E Daily - Southern will decide Vogtle's fate later this summer - Kristi E. Swartz
  • Pakistan Observer - All resources including nuclear to be exploited to meet energy needs: Dr Ansar - Amanullah Khan
  • GMA Network - PHL, Russia ink deals on defense, nuclear energy - Trisha Macas
  • Bloomberg BNA - Westinghouse to Emerge From Bankruptcy Stronger, CEO Says - Rebecca Kern
  • AllAfrica - South Africa: Koeberg's Unit 2 Resumes Operations
  • Manchester Journal, MA - Atomic veterans: The Cold War's forgotten victims - Greg Sukiennik
  • Business Standard - Letters: Those thorium sands again
  • Rutland Herald - Making best use of Yankee site
  • Power Engineering - Westinghouse to Borrow $800 Million to Complete Business Plan
  • ESI Africa - Koeberg Unit 2 back in operation
  • London Times - Babcock recovers from Magnox nuclear retendering fallout - Martin Waller
  • WPMT FOX43 is Central Pennsylvania - Three Mile Island future in doubt after it fails to sell electricity at auction - Mark Roper
  • Reuters - Most Japan firms favor cautious approach to any Toshiba delisting: poll - Sam Nussey
  • Creamer Media's Engineering News - Opinion: PBMRs could be built in old power stations due to be decommissioned - Rob Jeffrey
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Guest column: March for Science a voice for INL - Jim Francis
  • Cleveland Plain Dealer - Ohio electric utility rates challenged, have cost customers billions of dollars in hidden charges - John Funk
  • Reuters Africa - South Africa's Eskom says Koeberg unit 2 back in service - Tiisetso Motsoeneng
  • New York Law Journal - The Upcoming Role of CFIUS in the Westinghouse Bankruptcy - Anthony Michael Sabino
  • Highlands Current - Indian Point Task Force to Meet
  • Tri-City Herald - Hanford support services contractor earns $19 million incentive pay - Annette Cary
  • NRC - NRC Proposes Fine for Maryland Firm for Not Obtaining Approvals to Perform Work
  • USGS - M 5.3 - 11km W of Babo-Pangulo, Philippines
  • IAEA - IAEA Launches Online Tool for Strengthening Safety of Workers Exposed to Radiation
  • Bellona - Court appeals could clarify law that smothers Russia's non-profits - Charles Digges
  • Bellona - Rosatom's vague plans could create radwaste crisis in Turkey, environmentalists fear - Charles Digges
  • Press TV - US Senate committee approves new Iran sanctions bill
  • Press TV - US arms deal with Saudi Arabia, disaster for Middle East: Pundit
  • Press TV - US to review Boeing, Airbus sales to Iran, impose 'additional sanctions'
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on Planning and Procedures FR Document: 2017-10731 Citation: 82 FR 24168 PDF Pages 24168-24169 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Tennessee Valley Authority - Notice Meetings: Regional Resource Stewardship Council FR Document: 2017-10416 Citation: 82 FR 24202 PDF Page 24202 (1 page) Permalink
  • Senate - site:*.senate.gov yucca
  • House - site:*.house.gov yucca
  • LA Monitor - Hearing looms for troubled plutonium facility - Tris DeRoma
  • McClatchy DC - Trump's budget proposal eliminates 'irresponsible' funding for MOX facility in SC - Donovan Harrell
  • Platts - Trump 2018 budget plan would terminate MOX fuel-making facility - Jim Ostroff
  • Union of Concerned Scientists - Trump Administration FY2018 Budget Proposal to Terminate MOX Program a 'Great Deal'
  • Augusta Chronicle - Trump budget calls for MOX termination at Savannah River Site - Thomas Gardiner
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Trump budget plan boosts funding for N.M. national labs - Rebecca Moss
  • Wired - Faulty analysis could lead to a nuclear fallout 'worse than Fukushima' in the US - Libby Plummer
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Tepco's hopes rest on dubious reform plan, new 77-year-old chief
  • Mainichi Daily News - Editorial: KEPCO has huge responsibility in restarting nuke plants - Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - A predictable nuclear accident at Hanford - Hugh Gusterson
  • DOE - DOE Awards Contract for Continued Deactivation and Remediation of Paducah Gaseous Diffusion Plant - Lynette Chafin
  • DOE - Acting Assistant Secretary Sue Cange Testifies on EM's Fiscal Year 2018 Budget Request to Congressional Subcommittee
  • DOE - EM Rolls Out Fiscal Year 2018 Budget Request
  • Nippon Communications Foundation - Even as Evacuation Orders are Lifted, Recovery Remains Distant Prospect for Many Fukushima Residents - Suzuki Hiroshi
  • Asahi Shimbun - In Fukushima, children are being taught to laugh out loud - Takuya Ikeda

    Wednesday, May 24, 2017

  • E&E Daily - YUCCA MOUNTAIN: Trump proposes money, staff to jump-start repository - Hannah Northey
  • Heritage Foundation Daily Signal - A First Look at Energy Issues in Trump's Budget - Katie Tubb, Nicolas Loris
  • New York Times - Trump Budget Proposes Deep Cuts in Energy Innovation Programs - Brad Plumer And Coral Davenport
  • E&E Daily - DOE: Trump swings ax at coal, renewable, nuclear programs - Christa Marshall and Hannah Northey
  • E&E Daily - BUDGET: Trump fiscal 2018 plan scrubs DOE of Obama-era priorities - Peter Behr and Rod Kuckro
  • Nevada Appeal - Trump's budget draws fire from Nevada delegation - Geoff Dornan
  • KLAS-TV - Impact of Trump's proposed budget on Nevada - Christianne Klein
  • KTVN Reno - President Trump's Budget Proposal Has Massive Cuts to Social Programs
  • McClatchy DC - Trump's gift to at-risk Republicans? A budget they can bash - Lesley Clark
  • PoliticusUSA - Watch Republicans Run Away From Donald Trump's Ruthless Budget - Sarah Jones
  • Quay County Sun - Borehole test drilling project abandoned
  • ABC News - Trump appoints nuclear chief Svinicki to 5-year term - Matthew Daly, Associated Press
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Trump budget proposes DOE cuts - Bryan Clark And Kevin Trevellyan
  • Tri-City Herald - DOE drops plans for test to dispose of Hanford waste capsules - Annette Cary
  • Tri-City Herald - Cut of $119M proposed for Hanford budget by Trump administration - Annette Cary
  • Aiken Standard - Trump budget terminates funding for Aiken County MOX project - Michael Smith
  • Utility Dive - Updated: Trump budget pushes EPA, DOE cuts, divestment from federal power assets - Robert Walton
  • Sacramento Bee - Agency-by-agency look at Trump's budget - Associated Press
  • Oak Ridge Today - Funding for ORNL could be cut $185 million under president's budget - John Huotari
  • My Columbia Basin - Hanford hole covered in plastic (video)
  • Spokesman-Review - Washington Congress members worry Trump budget would cut Hanford cleanup - Jim Camden
  • Spokesman-Review - Trump proposes in budget to sell off Bonneville Power assets - Annette Cary
  • World Nuclear News - Cover installed over collapsed Hanford tunnel
  • World Nuclear News - UK public have say on revised Wylfa Newydd design
  • World Nuclear News - IAEA notes improvements in Czech regulatory framework
  • Atlas Obscura - What It Took to Demolish the Most Infamous Room at the Hanford Nuclear Site - Eric Grundhauser
  • BelTA - Summer school in Russian nuclear research center for Belarusian scientists
  • Yonhap News - China's skepticism may open up new chance to denuclearize North: scholar
  • Senator Dean Heller (R-NV) - Heller on President's Budget: It's Anti-Nevada
  • Rep. Dina Titus (D-NV1) - Titus Statement on Trump's Yucca Mountain Request
  • Rep. Dina Titus (D-NV1) - TRUMP BUDGET STEALS PUBLIC LANDS MONEY FROM NEVADA
  • Rep> Jacky Rosen, (D-NV3) - Rosen: Trump's Budget Fails to Reflect Nevada Values
  • Rep. Ruben Kihuen, (D-NV4) - REP. KIHUEN: TRUMP BUDGET INDEFENSIBLE AND IMMORAL
  • Sen. Catherine Cortez Masto (D NV) - Cortez Masto Statement on Trump Administration's Budget Proposal
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Direct Transfer of Licenses; Applications: Entergy Nuclear Operations, Inc.; Vermont Yankee Nuclear Power Station FR Document: 2017-10655 Citation: 82 FR 23845 PDF Pages 23845-23849 (5 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Exemptions: Entergy Nuclear Operations, Inc., Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station FR Document: 2017-10640 Citation: 82 FR 23843 PDF Pages 23843-23845 (3 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on Regulatory Policies and Practices FR Document: 2017-10642 Citation: 82 FR 23841 PDF Page 23841 (1 page) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Memorandum of Understanding between Federal Bureau of Investigation and U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission FR Document: 2017-10641 Citation: 82 FR 23849 PDF Pages 23849-23850 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Standard Review Plans: Physical Security Hardware: Inspections, Tests, Analyses, and Acceptance Criteria FR Document: 2017-10629 Citation: 82 FR 23841 PDF Pages 23841-23842 (2 pages) Permalink
  • NRC - NRC Proposes FY 2018 Budget to Congress
  • Trend News Agency - UN expects fruitful co-op with Iran during Rouhani's second term (Exclusive) - Mehdi Sepahvand, Khalid Kazimov
  • NHK World - Former TEPCO execs to be tried on June 30th
  • NHK World - Geologists assess cracks in Oita Prefecture
  • NHK World - Nuclear regulator adopts Ohi plant assessment - ShareTwitterFacebookGoogle+
  • NHK World - Trial rice farming begins in a Fukushima town
  • Asahi Shimbun - Hibakusha hail draft of latest move to outlaw nuclear weapons
  • Asahi Shimbun - 4 Japanese firms fund cluster bomb makers despite treaty
  • Japan Times - Two Oi reactors clear regulator safety review, paving way for restart - Kyodo
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Reactors at Oi N-plant approved for safety
  • Mainichi Daily News - As I See It: Neighboring governors should be given right to decide reactor restarts - Shinji Kanto
  • Mainichi Daily News - 2 more nuclear reactors in Japan clear regulator's safety review
  • Mainichi Daily News - 1st draft nuke ban treaty released, 'hibakusha' mentioned
  • Jiji Press - Oi N-Reactors Pass NRA Safety Screenings for Restart

    Tuesday, May 23, 2017

  • Law360 - 5th Circ. Lets Nevada Join Texas Suit Over Yucca Mountain - Keith Goldberg
  • E&E Daily - NOMINATIONS: Trump taps 3 for NRC; Energy deputy pick vows to divest - Hannah Northey
  • The Progressive.org - Open Letter to Amazon's Jeff Bezos About Ohio's Dead Nukes - Harvey Wasserman
  • Patriot-News - The fate of Three Mile Island could be decided this week: Here's how - Wallace McKelvey
  • Bloomberg - Trump Proposes Selling Off Half U.S. Strategic Oil Reserve - Catherine Traywick and Jennifer A Dlouhy
  • E&E Daily - BUDGET: Trump plan would open ANWR, slash EPA, scrap revenue sharing - George Cahlink
  • Washington Examiner - Trump names nominees to nuclear watchdog amid shutdown fears - John Siciliano
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - What Trump's 'taxpayer first' budget would mean for Nevada - Gary Martin
  • Global Research - Environmentalists are Ignoring the Elephant in the Room: U.S. Military is the World's Largest Polluter - Washington's Blog
  • JD Supra - Oregon OSHA Issues Proposed Changes to Regulations Regarding Occupational Exposure to Beryllium in General Industry, Construction, and Maritime - Stoel Rives LLP; Lou Ferreira, W. Cory Haller, Willa Perlmutter
  • WBIR Knoxville - At ORNL, Energy Sec. Perry addresses DOE budget cut concerns - Becca Habegger
  • AP News - Questions about Russia chase Trump during first Israel visit - Jonathan Lemire And Julie Pace
  • Reuters - North Korea on trajectory to nuclear-armed ICBM: U.S. intel official - Phil Stewart and Idrees Ali
  • Reuters - BRIEF-FirstEnergy Nuclear Operating Co says Beaver Valley Power Station unit 2 returned to service on May 21 - Eikon
  • Reuters - Poland will rely on coal for next 15 years: PG Silesia - Agnieszka Barteczko
  • Reuters - Exclusive: U.S., Japanese firms collaborating on new missile defense radars - sources - Tim Kelly and Nobuhiro Kubo
  • Washington Times - OpEd: Why nuclear power subsidies must end--Government bailouts stick consumers with the bill - William F. Shughart II
  • Morning Consult - OpEd: Nuclear Power in America Requires Political Resolve - David Gattie, associate professor of environmental engineering at the University of Georgia
  • Bloomberg BNA - Bundle Clean Energy, Nuclear Tax Credit Proposals: Lawmakers - Brian Dabbs and Rebecca Kern
  • MIT Technology Review - Switzerland Votes to Phase Out Nuclear Power - Michael Reilly
  • All Things Nuclear - TVA's Nuclear Allegators - Dave Lochbaum, director, Nuclear Safety Project
  • Financial Times - Nuclear developers stumble over technology and financing - Andrew Ward
  • ABS-CBN News - Russia offers portable nuke power source for PH: envoy - Katrina Domingo
  • The State - Could losing tax break sink SCE&G's nuclear project? - Sammy Fretwell
  • BBC - The nuclear question on the Clyde - Nick Eardley
  • Economic Times blog - Editorial: Economies of scale in nuclear power
  • The State - Former Midlands mayor named to federal nuclear board - Bristow Marchant
  • Brattleboro Reformer - Nuke advisory panel bill stalls in Legislature - Mike Faher
  • Cape Cod Times - Safety a concern as Pilgrim panel holds first meeting - Christine Legere
  • Vermont Journalism Trust - Nuclear advisory panel realignment stalls - Mike Faher
  • Bombay Free Press Journal - Nuclear, solar power both hold the key
  • KRWG Las Cruces, NM - EPA requires BNSF Railway Company to begin work at abandoned uranium mines
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Nuclear taxes get new lease on life after Fukushima
  • Jordan Times - Expert says Jordan can be nuclear industry hub
  • Petra News Agency - King receives Jordan's nuclear energy program committee
  • NW Evening Mail - Chinese investment hope for £10 billion nuclear plant - Duncan Bick
  • News & Star - Chinese investors linked with £10bn Moorside nuclear plant
  • IAEA - IAEA Mission Notes Major Enhancements in Czech Regulatory Framework, Areas for Improvement - Prague Czech Republic
  • Deutsche Welle - Macron's new environment chief: Greenwashing or green leading?
  • Rexburg Standard Journal - INL Advanced Test Reactor Complex Named ANS Nuclear Historic Landmark
  • New Europe - Kazatomprom and Iran's nuclear energy organisation have a contract for supply of 950 tonnes of unreached uranium - Kulpash Konyrova
  • Engineer Live - Decommissioning developments - Paul Boughton
  • Aiken Standard - Sen. Lindsey Graham talks Russia, MOX - Michael Smith
  • St. Louis Post-Dispatch - Editorial: EPA's findings around West Lake Landfill prompt conflict-of-interest questions
  • The Federalist - Why Are Global Warming Alarmists Afraid Of Nuclear Power? - Robert Tracinski
  • Rapid City Journal - County won't stand against uranium mining - John D. Taylor
  • Interfax-Ukraine - Ukraine buys nuclear fuel worth $121.5 mln in 1Q 2017
  • IAEA - IAEA Library Adopts International Code to Facilitate Member States' Access to Its Collection - Penelope Doulgeris, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy; Sabina Ticevic, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • BelTA - Russian ZiO-Podolsk sends more equipment to Belarusian nuclear power plant
  • India Times - Pakistan still trying to get sand from Pokhran nuclear test site - Vimal Bhatia
  • India Times - China signals it plans to block India's NSG bid once more - Saibal Dasgupta
  • Tampa Bay Times - Trigaux: Can Duke Energy Florida's new chief grow a business when customers use less power? - Robert TrigauxRobert Trigaux
  • Northern Westchester Examiner - Reuse of Indian Point Site Decades Away after Closure - Rick Pezzullo
  • Colorado Independent - Environmental concerns over Rocky Flats refuge prompt federal lawsuit - Kelsey Ray
  • New Scientist - EU nations set to wipe out forests and not account for emissions - Fred Pearce
  • WTNH New Haven - Contaminated clock sites in Waterbury, Thomaston - LaSalle Blanks
  • The Conversation - With a tight federal budget, here's where to focus clean energy research funding
  • Public Citizen - Exelon Corporation to U.S. Chamber: 'I Wish I Knew How to Quit You'
  • DOE - President's FY 2018 Budget Proposal Emphasizes National Security, Early Stage Energy R&D, and Exascale Computing - shaylyn.hynes@hq.doe.gov
  • IAEA - Stable Nitrogen Isotope Helps Scientists Optimize Water, Fertilizer Use
  • USGS - M 4.6 - 39km ENE of Nishinoomote, Japan
  • Trend News Agency - Top diplomat: US adheres to JCPOA as Iran policy under review - Dalga Khatinoglu, Khalid Kazimov
  • Trend News Agency - Iran denies reports on suspension of Kazakh Uranium deal - Farhad Daneshvar
  • Fin24 - The dead are bidding for government business in SA - Sam Mkokeli
  • BelTA - Belarus delivers statement on behalf of middle-income countries at ECOSOC forum in New York
  • New York Times - U.S. Nuclear History Offers Clues to North Korea's Progress - William J. Broad
  • UPI - Mexico next in line to examine geothermal energy__French energy company ENGIE brings Icelandic partner to help green up Mexico's economy. - Daniel J. Graeber
  • DOE:EM - EM Rolls Out Fiscal Year 2018 Budget Request
  • DOE:EM - Redesigned Equipment for Idaho Waste Treatment Facility Tests Successfully
  • DOE:EM - EM/Stewardship Committee Meeting - Location: DOE Information Center, Building 1916–T1, 1 Science.Gov Way, Oak Ridge, TN 37831
  • DOE:EM - Paducah Welcomes EM Site-Specific Advisory Board Chairs
  • Aiken Standard - Trump budget terminates funding for Aiken County MOX project - Michael Smith
  • Atlas Obscura - What It Took to Demolish the Most Infamous Room at the Hanford Nuclear Site - Eric Grundhauser
  • Bismarck Tribune - Trump administration dropping nuclear waste burial test - James Nord Associated Press
  • KELO Sioux Falls, SD - No holes in South Dakota's backyard - Mark Russo
  • KEVN Black Hills Fox - DOE to end deep borehole testing in South Dakota - IAEA
  • IAEA - IAEA's Oldest Technical Working Group, on Fast Reactors, Turns 50 - Shant Krikorian, Department of Nuclear Energy
  • DOE - Energy Department Awards Three Advanced Research Projects Funding Opportunities
  • GAO - NASA: Assessments of Major Projects GAO-17-303SP
  • IAEA - Remarks at Third FAO/IAEA International Conference on Area-wide Management of Insect Pests: Integrating the Sterile Insect and Related Nuclear and Other Techniques - IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano
  • DOE - Q&A: This is Why Energy Savings Performance Contracts are a "Big Deal" - Michele Capots, Senior Communications Specialist
  • DOE: Hanford - Crews Finish Placing Protective Cover over Tunnel at Hanford
  • Anti-Media - 10 Conspiracy Theories That Turned Out To Be True - Jake Anderson
  • KUOW Puget Sound - Caved-In Tunnel At Hanford Covered Over With Strong Tarp - Anna King
  • Spokesman-Review - Washington Congress members worry Trump budget would cut Hanford cleanup - Jim Camden
  • The Oregonian - Oregon lawmakers shouldn't allow nuclear power until there's a safe solution for its waste (Guest opinion) - Barbara Roberts and John Savage
  • St. Louis Post-Dispatch - Missouri delegation to try again to shift cleanup of West Lake to Corps of Engineers - Chuck Raasch
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Biomass Research and Development Technical Advisory Committee FR Document: 2017-10495 Citation: 82 FR 23558 PDF Pages 23558-23559 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Biomass Research and Development Technical Advisory Committee FR Document: 2017-10497 Citation: 82 FR 23559 PDF Pages 23559-23560 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Oak Ridge Reservation FR Document: 2017-10498 Citation: 82 FR 23560 PDF Page 23560 (1 page) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Exemptions: Dominion Energy Kewaunee, Inc., Kewaunee Power Station FR Document: 2017-10431 Citation: 82 FR 23632 PDF Pages 23632-23635 (4 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Facility Operating and Combined Licenses: Applications and Amendments Involving No Significant Hazards Considerations FR Document: 2017-10570 Citation: 82 FR 23615 PDF Pages 23615-23632 (18 pages) Permalink

    Monday, May 22, 2017

  • Las Vegas Sun - Nevada's nuclear dilemma: Inside the reignited fight over Yucca Mountain
  • Porterville Recorder, Porterville, CA - Commentary: What will be nuclear waste answer? - Thomas Elias
  • Las Vegas Sun - We will have to fight to protect our national monuments
  • The Engineer UK - Scifi Eye: Tunnels are inspiration for future worlds - Jon Wallace
  • Falmouth Enterprise - Costs Still Unknown For Fresh Pond Remediation - Ryan Bray
  • Arizona Public Media - Study to Measure Impact of Contaminant Perchlorate on Yuma Residents - Maya Springhawk Robnett
  • ACLU.org - This FBI Whistleblower and Former Undercover Agent Talks the Comey Firing, the Russia Investigation, and What We Can Expect From a Trump FBI - Matthew Harwood
  • Tech Times - Nuclear Power Out, Renewables In: Swiss Voters Decide On Country's Energy Future - Katrina Pascual
  • KLEW Lewiston, ID - Special investigation uncovers Hanford Nuclear Facility puts workers health at risk - Anna Velasquez
  • Bloomberg - Trump Says Iran Is a Threat to U.S. and Israel
  • Bloomberg - Trump Tries to Leverage Iran's Threat to Make Peace in Israel - Michael Arnold, Margaret Talev, and David Wainer
  • Pahrump Valley Times - Effort would remove contaminated soil from Tonopah Test Range - Richard Stephens
  • Reuters - France's EDF denies report of 'secret plan' to delay scaling back nuclear power - Geert de Clercq and Bate Felix
  • Reuters - Westinghouse says locking out union members at New Hampshire plant - Bill Berkrot
  • BBC - Trump tells Israel Iran will never have nuclear weapons
  • Swissinfo - Swiss expats back nuclear phase-out - Samuel Jaberg
  • RT - The future of nuclear power: Russia makes fuel device for ultra-safe reactor
  • Wall Street Journal - The Idea of Floating Nuclear Power Plants Gets a New Look - Timothy Puko
  • Akron Beacon Journal - Editorial: Nuclear hedge against climate change
  • WKSU Kent, OH - FirstEnergy CEO Pleads for Nuclear Plant Subsidies - Andy Chow
  • Lisbon Morning Journal - House sidelines bailout of nuclear plants - Julie Carr Smyth
  • Lockport Union-Sun & Journal - State's nuclear 'bailout' tested by lawmakers - Joe Mahoney
  • Utility Dive - Westinghouse will not object to unsealing contract for VC Summer nuclear project - Peter Maloney
  • E&E Daily - 'Improbable set of circumstances' blindsided Southern - Kristi E. Swartz
  • Charleston City Paper - The Agenda: S.C.'s radioactive landfill - Sam Spence
  • Global Research - Fukushima- Daiichi: High Levels of Cesium Radioactive Material Migrating Down into Soil Around Fukushima - Nanci Bompey
  • Western Mail - Labour pledges support for new nuclear station in Wales as it launches Welsh manifesto - David Williamson
  • Dayton Herald-News, TN - NRC schedules meeting to discuss 2016 performance of Watts Bar Nuclear Plant
  • IAEA - Remarks at Third FAO/IAEA International Conference on Area-wide ...
  • Trend News Agency - Rouhani: Nuke talks – US's only successful engagement with Iran - Mehdi Sepahvand, Fatih Karimov
  • eNews Channel Africa - All roads to sustainable energy lead to the sun - Werner van Zyl, University of KwaZulu-Natal
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Takahama reactor begins electricity generation
  • Swissinfo - Swiss press reacts positively to energy legislation - Christian Raaflaub
  • ITWeb Africa - Zambia ventures into nuclear energy - Michael Malakata
  • Business Day South Africa - 'I don't want to go to prison,' says new energy minister on nuclear plans - Babalo Ndenze
  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - Westinghouse locks out union at New Hampshire plant - Anya Litvak
  • Worcester Business Journal - Pilgrim fueled for last two years
  • Cape Cod Broadcasting - Pilgrim Completes Final Refueling Before Permanent Shutdown; Reconnected to Grid - Matt Pitta
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - San Onofre critics question private meetings on waste storage - Jeff McDonald
  • Power Engineering International - Paving the way to safer and cost-efficient reactors - Thomas Fink, General Manager of the Nuclear Safety Division at Schott
  • Vermont Journalism Trust - State supports confidentiality for documents in Yankee case - Mike Faher
  • Augusta Chronicle - Savannah River Nuclear Solutions recognized for 2016 safety record - Thomas Gardiner
  • E&E Daily - NOMINATIONS: Senators set to grill Trump's DOE, FERC picks - Hannah Northey
  • Baltic Course - Lithuania switches on Elektrenai plant as electricity price jumps
  • Vermont Journalism Trust - Hans Ohanian: Does Vermont truly rank No. 2 in U.S. clean-energy efforts? - Hans C. Ohanian, a physicist and author
  • World Nuclear News - Swiss voters approve gradual nuclear phase out
  • World Nuclear News - European consortium completes first Iter magnet
  • Press TV - 5 security forces killed in ambush in NW Afghanistan: Official
  • NHK World - Takahama reactor starts producing power
  • Mainichi Daily News - Graduates continue singing alma mater of closed Fukushima Pref. high school
  • BelTA - Russian ZiO-Podolsk sends more equipment to Belarusian nuclear power plant
  • BelTA - Myasnikovich: Belarus plans to update energy efficiency laws
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - TEPCO to look inside Fukushima reactor
  • Jiji Press - Seismologists See Problems with NRA N-Plant Screening
  • Jiji Press - Takahama No. 4 N-Reactor Begins Electricity Generation
  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - Notice Meetings: Subcommittee for Dose Reconstruction Reviews, Advisory Board on Radiation and Worker Health, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health FR Document: 2017-10332 Citation: 82 FR 23250 PDF Page 23250 (1 page) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Director's Decisions: Pacific Gas and Electric Co. FR Document: 2017-10430 Citation: 82 FR 23318 PDF Pages 23318-23319 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2017-10473 Citation: 82 FR 23318 PDF Page 23318 (1 page) Permalink

    Sunday, May 21, 2017

  • YouTube - Heller: Yucca Mountain Endangers the Entire Country - SenDeanHeller
  • Augusta Chronicle - Complete Yucca Mountain License Application Review - James Marra Ph.D., executive director of Citizens for Nuclear Technology Awareness
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Lab fire highlights ongoing LANL waste problems - Rebecca Moss
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - House editorial: A government affair
  • AP News - North Korea fires midrange missile in its latest test - Kim Tong-Hyung
  • AP News - Saudis welcome Trump with gold medal, receive arms package - Julie Pace and Jonathan Lemire
  • AP News - NKorea vows to strengthen nukes as US increases pressure - Edith M. Lederer and Matthew Pennington
  • Bloomberg - North Korea Tests Another Missile in Latest Kim Provocation - Kanga Kong and Jiyeun Lee
  • Reuters - Swiss voters embrace shift to renewable energy - Michael Shields and John Miller
  • Reuters - Tillerson calls North Korea nuclear testing 'disappointing, disturbing' - Ginger Gibson
  • Reuters - North Korea tests another missile; Seoul says dashes hopes for peace - Ju-min Park
  • Reuters - U.S. calls on Iran to halt support for 'destabilizing forces' - Yeganeh Torbati and Jonathan Landay
  • CNN - Possible leak found at Washington nuclear site - Nicole Chavez
  • UK Independent - Possible leak investigated at US nuclear site after worker discovers radioactive materials on clothing - Narjas Zatat
  • Tri-City Herald - Temporary cover in place over breached Hanford radioactive waste tunnel - Annette Cary
  • UPI - Radioactivity found on worker's clothing week after tunnel collapse in Washington - Allen Cone
  • Washington State Office of the Attorney General - AG Ferguson releases statement on another potential tank leak at Hanford - Bob Ferguson, Attorney General
  • KHQ Spokane - Governors of Washington, Oregon seek more funding for Hanford
  • Deutsche Welle - Swiss vote in referendum on gradual nuclear phaseout
  • Daily Caller - Locals Beg Billionaire To Save Their Nuclear Power Plants - Andrew Follett
  • Japan Times - South Korean nuclear power plant accident would heavily taint western Japan: simulation
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - ANS president talks nuclear - Kevin Trevellyan
  • Augusta Chronicle - Nuclear worker advocates Critical Nurse Staffing opens two regional offices - Thomas Gardiner
  • Plattsburgh Press Republican - Nuclear 'bailout' faces court challenges--Impact of subsidy already being felt in utility charges - Joe Mahoney
  • POWERnews - Nuclear Farewell? - Kennedy Maize
  • Asheville Citizen-Times, NC - Duke Energy told to detail costs, prospects for nuke plant - Emery P. Dalesio, Associated Press
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Conducting 'quiet diplomacy' / Focusing on common ground for nuclear weapons ban treaty
  • India Times - Kudankulam nuclear plant II restarts generation
  • City A.M. - NuGen takeover: Chinese power giant heads to London to discuss nuclear rescue package - Oliver Gill
  • Korea Times - China fears NK nuke leaks - Oh Young-jin
  • Aiken Standard - SCANA executives received $3.5 million in bonuses since 2008 - Michael Smith
  • E-Flux - If only radiation had color. The Era of Fukushima - X and Beyond, Denmark
  • Tri-City Herald - DOE proposes closing first Hanford tanks 14 years from now - Annette Cary
  • Asahi Shimbun - Fast-selling yogurt helps fund education in Fukushima - Hiroki Koizumi
  • India Times blog - Don't go for pricey foreign N-power plants when solar's going dirt-cheap - SA Aiyar in Swaminomics
  • London Times - Chinese eye rescue of nuclear plant - John Collingridge
  • Charleston Post and Courier - The remaining mission of the Savannah River Site: Clean-up - Doug Pardue
  • WBTW, Myrtle Beach - City of Myrtle Beach honors atomic veterans with new monument - Sina Gebre-Ab
  • New Baltimore Voice - Voice reporter recognized for column, investigative reporting - Series on nuclear dump earns Bloch third-place award
  • New London Day - Millstone bill's fate still unclear as session winds down - Judy Benson
  • Houston Chronicle - Ransomware could easily pinch oil companies, experts say - Collin Eaton
  • JAIF - Takahama-4 NPP is Restarted
  • JAIF - Hirono Town Back to 79.1 Percent of Its Original Population
  • JAIF - Increase in Young Persons and Those Raising Children among Returnees to Naraha Town
  • JAIF - Nuclear Siting Municipalities' Meeting Was Held in Tokyo
  • TEPCO - Situation of storing and treatment of accumulated water including highly concentrated radioactive materials at Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station
  • TEPCO - Fukushima Daiichi NPS Prompt Report 2017
  • TEPCO - Regarding "Nuclear Safety Reform Plan Progress Report (FY2016 4th Quarter)"
  • Philippine Star - HIDDEN AGENDA: Resiliency the Japanese way - Mary Ann LL. Reyes

    Saturday, May 20, 2017

  • Military Times - Commentary: Rally will put needed spotlight on toxic exposure among veterans - Erin Brockovich and Christopher Neiweem
  • Bloomberg BNA - Democrats Call for Inspector General Review of OSHA Rule Delays - Bruce Rolfsen
  • Business Wire - Top 5 Vendors in the Nuclear Fuels Market From 2017 to 2021: Technavio
  • KPVI Pocatello - INL Director Says Progress on New Buildings that will Bring Hundreds of Jobs - Conner Board
  • DOE - Treatment of Remediated Nitrate Salts Begins
  • Seattle Times - Radioactive contamination found on Hanford worker's clothes - Associated Press
  • KING5 Seattle - Another Hanford emergency: Signs of another leaking tank - Susannah Frame
  • KOMO Seattle - Radioactive contamination found of clothes of Hanford worker - Associated Press
  • Wall Street Journal - Worker's Clothing Exposed to Radioactive Contamination at Hanford Nuclear Site - Jim Carlton
  • Seattle PI - Connelly: Governors ask for 'accelerated' cleanup at Hanford - Joel Connelly
  • Quartz - We just avoided nuclear disaster. If we don't act now, we may not be able to avoid the next one - Akshat Rathi
  • KIRO Seattle - On heels of increased cleanup funding request, contamination incident reported at Hanford
  • Tri-City Herald - Plastic rolled out, ready to cover breached Hanford waste tunnel - Annette Cary
  • Tri-City Herald - Contamination found, Hanford tank being checked for interior leak - Annette Cary
  • KUOW Puget Sound - Workers Install Plastic Covering Over Collapsed Hanford Tunnel - Anna King
  • Access Washington - Statement from Gov. Jay Inslee regarding potential leak at Hanford
  • KING5 Seattle - Hanford officials ignored their expert's advice on tunnel safety for decades - Susannah Frame
  • Bloomberg - Iran's Rouhani Sweeps to Second Term, Beating Hardline Rival - Golnar Motevalli and Ladane Nasseri
  • Bloomberg - The Shocking Election That Saved Israel's Economy - Zev Chafets
  • Reuters - Exclusive: EDF set to win EU approval for Areva nuclear reactor deal - source - Foo Yun Chee
  • Reuters - After Rouhani re-election, expect hardliners to 'settle scores' - Parisa Hafezi
  • Reuters - U.S.: Military solution to North Korea would be 'tragic on an unbelievable scale' - Phil Stewart and David Brunnstrom
  • Forbes blog - The GeoPolitics Of The Global Nuclear Landscape - James Conca
  • Forbes blog - Nuclear Energy's Immediate Fate In the U.S. Could Be Up To State Regulators - Ken Silverstein
  • Times of India - Cabinet nod for nuclear reactors bid to make up for lost time? - Indrani Bagchi
  • American Interest - Macron's Nuclear Mistake
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - The ban treaty must address the scientifically predicted consequences of nuclear war - Steven Starr
  • Daily Hamshire Gazette - Don Michak: No 'irony' in opposing nuclear power - Don Michak
  • St. Louis Business Journal - EPA: No radioactive contamination in North County homes sampled by agency - Jacob Kirn
  • KMOV St. Louis - EPA: No contamination in homes near Bridgeton landfill - Associated Press
  • Atlanta Journal Constitution - Plant Vogtle: Georgia's nuclear 'renaissance' now a financial quagmire - Russell Grantham and Johnny Edwards
  • WTOC - GA Power customers' rates could increase to finish Plant Vogtle nuclear reactors - Russ Riesinger
  • Syracuse Post Standard - Did feds begin secret shipments of nuclear waste on I-81 in Upstate NY? - Mark Weiner
  • News Limited Australlia - Green groups shut down nuclear NSW talk - Australian Associated Press
  • Japan Times - Nuke ban would widen rift between haves, have-nots, Kishida says in skipping U.N. talks - Sophie Jackman
  • Pakistan News International - Nuclear waste - John LaForge
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR POWER: Pence meets with trade group chief - Hannah Northey and Sam Mintz
  • St. Catharines Standard - Emergency crews in the dark as nuke shipments begin - Allan Benner
  • Oneonta Daily Star - N.Y. nuclear subsidies face scrutiny, lawsuits - Joe Mahoney
  • NASDAQ - EXCLUSIVE-EU regulators set to clear EDF's bid for Areva nuclear unit - source - Reuters
  • Montpelier Bridge - Letters: Nuclear Power Better Than Wind Turbine Development - Andy Leader, North Middlesex; Landon Mariano, Cabot
  • Miami Herald - After a decade, FPL closes in on license to expand Turkey Point but future still murky - Jenny Staletovich
  • The Hindu - Kudankulam MoU in final stages, says MEA - Suhasini Haidar
  • Brattleboro Reformer - VermontYankee/NorthStar: State agencies OK with confidentiality on Vt. Yankee buy - Mike Faher
  • PennEnergy - Former U.S. Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz joins Board of Directors for fusion energy leader Tri Alpha Energy
  • Aiken Standard - Two hundred cannisters double-stacked at Savannah River Site
  • Oak Ridge Today - DOE: Oak Ridge cleanup prevents large mercury release into environment
  • Deutsche Welle - Germany approves onshore wind farms expansion
  • Fresno Bee - Eliminate all energy subsidies, including fossil fuels - Tom Lambert, Yosemite National Park
  • Trend News Agency - Rouhani says Iran to live in peace with world - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • Trend News Agency - Rouhani's grand slam means détente with world - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • Trend News Agency - Rouhani's reelection offers economic prosperity for Iran - expert - Farhad Daneshvar
  • Trend News Agency - It's official: Rouhani gets 58%, re-elected as Iran's president - Farhad Daneshvar, Mehdi Sepahvand
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Govt OK's TEPCO's turnaround program
  • Fin24 - Kubayi: Eskom concerns about IPP can't be ignored - Liesl Peyper
  • Fin24 - Nuclear chiefs regroup in SA as minister pledges fresh start - Matthew le Cordeur
  • Fin24 - Energy minister wants to clean house after fuel stock saga - Liesl Peyper
  • Press TV - China complains to US about 'unhelpful' Iran sanctions
  • Las Vegas Sun - photo: Yucca Mountain Participants in a 2015 congressional tour of Yucca Mountain enter the project's south portal
  • POGO - In Push for FBI Director James Comey's Trump Memos, Congress Must Protect Whistleblowers - Danielle Brian
  • Reuters - Groups fight wildlife refuge opening, cite plutonium risks - Dena Aubin
  • Courthouse News Service - Public Trails on Radioactive Land Called a Bad Idea - EMMA GANNONFacebookTwitterGoogle
  • Yakima Herald-Republic - Editorial: Keep focus on cleanup of Hanford

    Friday, May 19, 2017

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - 'Hot spot' in nuclear waste shipment underscores Yucca Mountain concern - Keith Rogers
  • NewsTalk780 KOH Reno - Senator Heller Continues to Fight Yucca Plan
  • Qualenergia.it - Transizione energetica, una sfida non solo tecnica, ma culturale e morale
  • Lincoln Journal Star - More than 1K metric tons of spent uranium fuel still in temporary storage in Nebraska - Nicholas Bergin
  • Press TV - American imperialism wants to subjugate Syrians: Analyst
  • Daily Caller - Last-Minute Obama Decision Ripe For Elimination - Kenny Hulshof, Former Congressman
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Suit Seeks To Bar Rocky Flats Public Trails, Visitor Site - Chris Clark
  • Canada NewsWire - GE Peterborough workers exposed to thousands of toxic chemicals - SOURCE Unifor
  • Bennington Banner - How to tattle on the government
  • KOB•4 Albuquerque - Los Alamos lab starts retreatment of 60 drums of nitrate salts
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - ATR Complex named nuclear historic landmark
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Report: Trump proposes steep cuts for nuclear - Bryan Clark
  • DOE - DOE and VA Team Up to Improve Healthcare for Veterans - Rick Perry, Secretary of Energ
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Hanford-type accident won't happen at Oak Ridge, executive officer says - Steve Ahillen
  • Spokesman-Review - Cleanup at Idaho nuclear landfill on hold after pit collapse - Rebecca Boone
  • Reuters - Exclusive: EU regulators set to clear EDF's bid for Areva nuclear unit - Foo Yun Chee
  • Reuters - CORRECTED-Indian Point 3 nuclear reactor returns to service after refueling outage - Nallur Sethuraman
  • Reuters - Japan government investors tell Toshiba of plan to join chip unit bidding: sources - Taro Fuse
  • Reuters - Chinese jets intercept U.S. radiation-sniffing plane, U.S. says - Phil Stewart in Washington and Ben Blanchard in Beijing
  • Reuters - Groups fight wildlife refuge opening, cite plutonium risks - Dena Aubin
  • Forbes - The Global Nuclear Landscape Is Changing and America Better Get On Board - James Conca
  • The Ecologist UK - Conservative election manifesto signals the end of new nuclear power - Oliver Tickell & Ian Fairlie
  • World Nuclear News - UK parties make scant reference to nuclear power
  • World Nuclear News - Mixed progress for Ohio legislation
  • World Nuclear News - CEZ creates new nuclear energy division
  • World Nuclear News - ANS urges support for continued nuclear operation
  • The Hindu - Ending nuclear dependency - M.R. Srinivasan
  • Deccan Chronicle - Nuclear power for cleaner future
  • Hindustan Times - Modi's decision to generate 7,000 MW nuclear energy is a bold one
  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - What happens to Beaver Valley if Ohio subsidizes nuclear power? - Anya Litvak
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - The ban treaty must address the scientifically predicted consequences of nuclear war - Steven Starr
  • Waterloo Region Record - Ontario nuclear emergency plan inadequate, environmental groups say - Allison Jones
  • YLE News - Daily: Fennovoima nuclear project faces delays over safety clearance, building permit
  • Helsinki Times - Helsinki votes for divesting stake in Fennovoima - Aleksi Teivainen
  • DOE - Energy Department Announces New Awards for Advanced Nuclear Energy Development
  • ThinkProgress - Offshore wind is now competitive with nuclear power, and gas is 'in sight' - Joe Romm
  • Bellingen Courier Sun - Buckingham – "Nationals' nutty nuclear power plant plan" Alice Burnet
  • ABC.au - Nuclear power on the agenda in NSW as Deputy Premier claims 'we've been led by fear and mistruths' - Lucy McNally
  • Courthouse News Service - Public Trails on Radioactive Land Called a Bad Idea - Emma Gannon
  • Atlanta Journal-Constitution - Georgia's nuclear 'renaissance' now a financial quagmire - Russell Grantham and Johnny Edwards
  • Toronto Star - Nuclear emergency plans lacking in Ontario, groups allege - Kristin Rushowy
  • Dayton Daily News - Historical marker cements Mound site's role in nuclear, space ages - Nick Blizzard
  • Weatherford Democrat - New York's nuclear "bailout" faces court challenges and questions from lawmakers - Joe Mahoney
  • South Dakota Public Broadcasting - EPA Hearings Bring Back Decade Old Uranium Debate To Black Hills - Lee Strubinger
  • Times of India - No nuclear plant near Patiala following SAD, Congress objections - Manish Sirhindi
  • Wall Street Journal - Cuomo's Nuclear Short Circuit--The Governor builds a progressive résumé but ignores the law
  • Eyewitness News Johannesburg - TYABASHE: ESKOM COULD 'TAKE SOUTH AFRICANS FORWARD' WITH NUCLEAR - Ilze-Marie Le Roux
  • Eyewitness News Johannesburg - NO ROOM FOR CORRUPTION IN NUCLEAR DEAL - ESKOM NUCLEAR CHIEF - Ilze-Marie Le Roux
  • South African Broadcasting Corporation - Eskom considers reviving Pebble Bed Nuclear Reactor Project
  • Creamer Media's Engineering News - Advances in PBMR designs demonstrate possible cost, efficiency benefits – Eskom - Kim Cloete
  • Richmond Times-Dispatch - David Banks column: As nuclear power plants fail, natural gas becomes competitive - David Banks
  • Law360 - Nuke Plant Subsidy Plan Is Legally Sound, Ill. Says - Keith Goldberg
  • Yahoo!7 News - Green groups shut down nuclear NSW talk - AAP
  • Asahi Shimbun - Editorial: Kansai Electric restarts reactor as lights dim on nuclear power
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - After restart of Takahama reactors, end confusion sown by injunctions - IOL.za
  • SA Independent - SA to start renegotiating nuclear accords in June - energy minister - Emsie Ferreira
  • SeeNews Southeast Europe - Romania to join OECD Nuclear Energy Agency in June
  • Gaffney Ledger - Nuke project in trouble? Utilities commission demands answers - Tim Gulla
  • The State - PSC to decide fate of secret nuclear contract - Sammy Fretwell
  • Japan Times - Letter: Kindred nuclear spirit in France - Sylvette Lemerle, Bressolles, France
  • KING5 Seattle - Hanford officials ignored own expert's advice on tunnel safety for decades - Susannah Frame
  • Yakima Herald-Republic - Editorial: Keep focus on cleanup of Hanford
  • Toledo Blade - Ohio House halts hearings on FirstEnergy subsidies - ByJim Provance
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Desert Research Institute wins new contract for work at Nevada National Security Site - Henry Brean
  • Toronto Star - Ontario vows to help ailing GE workers - Rob Ferguson, Laurie Monsebraaten, Sara Mojtehedzadeh
  • Salon - Rick Perry's early days as Energy Secretary have been a bonanza for corporations and the Koch Brothers - Alex Kotch
  • Kyiv Post - World in Ukraine: Japanese experts come to aid Chornobyl cleanup - Veronika Melkozerova
  • Tri-City Herald - Hanford tank being checked for possible interior leak - Annette Cary
  • NRC - NRC to Take Part in NDCAP meeting on Vermont Yankee License Transfer Application and Revised Decommissioning Report
  • NHK World - Lists of atomic bomb victims aired out
  • NHK World - Reactor restart protested
  • Jiji Press - Takahama No. 4 N-Reactor Reaches Criticality
  • IAEA - IAEA Fellows Protect the Marine Environment
  • Yonhap News - Tillerson wants N.K. to trust U.S. promise of no hostility, refrain from nuclear, missile tests - Chang Jae-soon
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Proposed Rule State of North Dakota Underground Injection Control Program; Class VI Primacy Approval FR Document: 2017-10001 Citation: 82 FR 22949 PDF Pages 22949-22952 (4 pages) Permalink
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability FR Document: 2017-10235 Citation: 82 FR 22997 PDF Page 22997 (1 page) Permalink

    Thursday, May 18, 2017

  • Democracy Now! - Activists Sue to Block Plans to Bury 3.6 Million Pounds of Nuclear Waste Near California Beach - Amy Goodman, Ray Lutz
  • Rep. Darrell Issa (R-CA49) - City of Encinitas Endorses Issa's Bill To Remove Nuclear Waste from San Onofre
  • DOE:EM - EM Update | Vol. 9, Issue 9 | May 17, 2017
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Nevada Senate vote sends Yucca Mountain resolution to Congress - Sandra Chereb
  • Vancouver Columbian - In Our View: Feds, Clean Up Hanford Act
  • Las Vegas Sun - State Senate approves bill to increase Nevada minimum wage - Cy Ryan
  • Reno News & Review - Solar flare: Trump takes aim at Nevada's newest industry - Dennis Myers
  • Wired UK - The town Chernobyl built: how former Soviet paradise Slavutych could save the nuclear industry - Sean Williams
  • Boston Globe - Info session set on Concord Superfund site - Jennifer Fenn Lefferts
  • The Hill blog - Letters: OSHA must implement safety rule - Emily Gardner and Sammy Almashat
  • Hamilton Spectator - GE workers paying price for decades of exposure to toxic chemicals: Report
  • NAU News - NAU team earns grant to study effects of perchlorate exposure in Yuma residents - Northern Arizona University
  • Santa Clarita Valley Signal - Whittaker site ready to develop by late 2018 - Jim Holt
  • Richfield Reaper, UT - Downwinders to meet--people who were exposed to radiation as a result of nuclear weapons testing in Nevada
  • Redress Information & Analysis - Israeli whistleblower sent to prison after exposing official corruption - Marianne Azizi
  • TomDispatch - Tomgram: Peter Van Buren, The Human Price of Trump's Wars - Peter Van Buren
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - NNSA Hosts Bilateral Workshop On Radiation Measurement With Japan At Lawrence LLNL - Submitted by Chris Clark
  • Livermore Independent - Updated View of Nuclear Weapons Is Called Vital For U.S. Security - Jeff Garberson
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - A predictable nuclear accident at Hanford - Hugh Gusterson
  • OPB.org - Hanford Tunnel Getting An Extra Layer Of Protection - Anna King
  • HNN Huntingtonnews - Radiation Issues Continue at Hanford, St. Louis
  • Tri-City Herald - Hanford workers practicing for covering radioactive waste tunnel - Annette Cary
  • CBS Denver - Group Sues To Keep Rocky Flats Closed To Public Until Proven Safe - Jeff Todd
  • TheDenverChannel - Lawsuit seeks to stop construction of trails, visitor center at Rocky Flats National Wildlife Refuge - Kurt Sevits
  • Colorado Patch - Rocky Flats Refuge Center Visitor Center Plans Sparks Lawsuit - Colin Miner
  • Longmont Times-Call - Boulder-based activists lead lawsuit to block Rocky Flats National Wildlife Refuge - Charlie Brennan
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Excavator slides into waste pit at DOE site - Kevin Trevellyan
  • Reuters - French ecology minister says nuclear will be 50 percent by 2025 - John Irish
  • Reuters - Foreign suppliers urged to step up as India backs own nuclear design - Douglas Busvine
  • Reuters - CORRECTED-S.Korea coal, nuclear power targeted for cuts by presidential candidates - Jane Chung
  • Reuters - Indian Point 3 nuclear reactor returns to service after refueling outage - Nallur Sethuraman
  • Reuters - TABLE-Swiss nuclear plant outages - Vera Eckert
  • Reuters - Areva says decision on China nuclear reprocessing plant expected soon - David Stanway
  • Reuters - France needs 'massive' renewables growth, nuclear not only energy solution, says PM - Andrew Callus and Jean-Baptiste Vey
  • Reuters - China complains to U.S. about new Iran sanctions - Philip Wen
  • Gizmodo - Cold War Nuclear Explosions Freakishly Impacted Space Weather - Rae Paoletta
  • Wired News - The Daring Laborers Who Sandblast Chernobyl's Radioactive Metal
  • Washington Post - Inside the U.S. government's plans to survive a nuclear war - Sadie Dingfelder
  • The Hindu - Ending India's nuclear dependency - M.R. Srinivasan
  • Financial Express - PM Modi's 'desi' nuclear power push as China continues to block NSG entry: What it means for India
  • Financial Times - Nuclear plant nears completion after huge delays - Andrew Ward
  • MinnPost - Rolf Westgard, geologist who teaches classes on energy subject for the University of Minnesota's Lifelong Learning program
  • BBC - The man who helped prevent a nuclear crisis - Cindy Sui
  • POWERmag - Ohio Committee Suspends FirstEnergy's Nuclear Power Rescue Plan - Kennedy Maize
  • Utility Dive - Updated: Ohio House suspends hearings on FirstEnergy nuclear subsidy bill - Robert Walton
  • Midwest Energy News - Ohio lawmakers suspend hearings on FirstEnergy nuclear subsidy plan - Andy Balaskovitz
  • Toledo Blade - Ohio House halts hearings on FirstEnergy subsidies - Jim Provance
  • Toronto Sun - Ontario's proposed plan for nuclear plant emergencies ripped
  • Utility Dive - Regulators probe Duke about Lee nuclear plans in wake of Westinghouse bankruptcy - Robert Walton
  • Reuters - French energy minister must stick to Macron's programme on nuclear energy - govt - Michel Rose
  • Japan Times - Gifu man admits launching PET bottle rockets toward Fukui nuke plant just before reactor restart
  • FirstPost - Pakistan Foreign Office alleges India has been diverting nuclear materials to make weapons
  • IAEA - IAEA mission prepares for external events safety review of Turkish ...
  • WFAE NPR Charlotte - Regulators Want Duke To Detail Costs For S.C. Nuke Plant - Associated Press
  • Discover Magazine blog - Cold War-era Nuclear Tests Created Belts of Charged Particles Around the Earth - Nathaniel Scharping
  • Eyewitness News Johannesburg - Tyabashe: Eskom could 'take South Africans forward' with nuclear - Ilze-Marie Le Roux
  • Times LIVE-Johannesburg - 'I don't know of a secret plan'‚ says Eskom's nuclear chief
  • Xinhua News - Vietnam intensifies nuclear applications: official
  • Moneycontrol Mumbai - See nuclear power plants become operational between 2025 and 2028: L&T Heavy Engg - SN Roy
  • Catalan News Agency - New tax to provide 12 million euros to nuclear energy zones in Catalonia - Patrícia Mateos, David Riol
  • Business Day South Africa - Tegeta scandal report gives whiff of global rot in nuclear industry - Neil Overy
  • Asahi Shimbun - Ministry shows plan to recycle radioactive soil in Fukushima - Masatoshi Toda
  • Siasat Daily - Development of nuclear sector to create 33,400 jobs
  • Newburyport Daily News - NRC maps out needs for nuke plant license extension - Angeljean Chiaramida
  • Dong-A Ilbo - U.S. willing to hold dialogue if N.K. halts nuke tests - Hyong-gwon Pu
  • Cape Cod Times - More violations found at Pilgrim - Christine Legere
  • RT - Russia threatened to use nukes? US commission produces wildest claims in push for military buildup
  • BBC - India will build 10 new reactors in huge boost to nuclear power
  • U.S. News & World Report - Cleanup at Idaho Nuclear Landfill on Hold After Pit Collapse - Rebecca Boone, Associated Press
  • World Nuclear News - Argentina and China sign contract for two reactors
  • World Nuclear News - Indian units to boost domestic nuclear industry
  • World Nuclear News - Russia begins fuel unloading of Northern Fleet
  • World Nuclear News - EDF board approves creation of Edvance
  • Independent Barents Observer - Nuclear waste removal starts in Andreeva Bay--Landmark event when the first few spent nuclear fuel elements were unloaded from one of the run-down Cold War storage tanks. - Thomas Nilsen
  • Sault Online - Ontario unprepared for nuclear emergency on Great Lakes
  • The Quint, India - As Solar Energy Price Falls, Indian Manufacturers Lose to China - Aishwarya S Iyer
  • Voice of OC, Santa Ana, CA - Bauer: Radioactive Sharks and Other Problems - Cord Bauer
  • Keene Sentinel - Meeting to focus on Vermont Yankee nuclear plant sale - Susan Reing
  • Vermont Journalism Trust - Nuclear regulators to appear in Brattleboro next week - Mike Faher
  • EnergyInfraPost - Kudankulam nuclear plant: GFA for units 5, 6 awaits PMO clearance
  • Eyewitness News Johannesburg - 'SA's coal power stations coming to the end of their lifespan' - Ilze-Marie Le Roux
  • China News Service - MOFA: China committed to UN resolutions relevant to DPRK
  • KBIA Mid-Missouri Public Radio - Failure of bill to buy out homes near West Lake Landfill leaves Bridgeton residents dismayed - Eli Chen
  • Xinhua News - Argentina seeks stronger cooperation with China on tourism, energy, SMEs
  • London Times - Hinkley Point 'is being paid for by illegal French aid' - Adam Sage, Paris
  • ABC17News, Columbia, MO - No state funds allocated for MU Research Reactor this legislative session - Sara Maslar-Donar
  • Burnham-On-Sea - Hinkley Point B power station back online after 18-day outage
  • NRC - NRC to Hold Public Meeting on May 25 in Stafford Township, N.J., to Discuss 2016 Performance of Oyster Creek Nuclear Power Plant
  • DOE - Energy Department Announces New Awards for Advanced Nuclear Energy Development
  • Trend News Agency - Iran publishes list of new blacklisted US companies - Emil Ilgar
  • Fin24 CapeTown - New nuclear is not a viable option for SA - Siemens CEO - Matthew le Cordeur
  • Bellona - Wind energy making small but steady gains in Northwest Russia - Anna Kireeva, translated by Charles Digges
  • BelTA - Belarus to welcome IAEA's physical protection mission
  • Energy Department - Notice e810 Electronic Database; Availability FR Document: 2017-10049 Citation: 82 FR 22824 PDF Pages 22824-22825 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Solicitation of Non-Power Reactor Operator Licensing Examination Data FR Document: 2017-10018 Citation: 82 FR 22865 PDF Pages 22865-22866 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Construction Permit Application for the Northwest Medical Isotopes, LLC, Medical Radioisotope Production Facility FR Document: 2017-10072 Citation: 82 FR 22858 PDF Pages 22858-22859 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Exemptions: Dominion Nuclear Connecticut, Inc., Millstone Power Station, Unit No. 3; Use of AXIOM Fuel Rod Cladding Material FR Document: 2017-10073 Citation: 82 FR 22862 PDF Pages 22862-22865 (4 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Exemptions: Pacific Gas and Electric Co., Humboldt Bay Power Plant, Unit 3 FR Document: 2017-10071 Citation: 82 FR 22859 PDF Pages 22859-22862 (4 pages) Permalink
  • Presidential Documents - Administrative Order Iraq; Continuation of National Emergency (Notice of May 16, 2017) FR Document: 2017-10317 Citation: 82 FR 22877 PDF Page 22877 (1 page) Permalink
  • Boulder Daily Camera - Boulder-based activists lead lawsuit to block Rocky Flats National Wildlife Refuge - Charlie Brennan
  • Congress.gov - H.R.2389 - To reauthorize the West Valley demonstration project, and for other purposes - Sponsor: Rep. Reed, Tom [R-NY-23]
  • DOE:EERE - 5 Concentrating Solar Power Technologies Impacting Industry - Dr. Avi Shultz, Acting Concentrating Solar Power Program Manager
  • St. Louis Post-Dispatch - EPA says tests show no Manhattan Project radioactive waste in Bridgeton homes - Bryce Gray
  • CircaNews - Workers at America's biggest nuclear waste dump claim the clean-up is making them sick - Joce Sterman, Alex Brauer, Chris Castano
  • Colorado Daily - Peace Train: Mountains of toxic leftovers--Cleanup of nuclear waste is underfunded and glacially slow - Judith Mohling, Rocky Mountain Peace and Justice Center
  • Senator Dean Heller (R-NV) - ICYMI: Heller: Yucca Mountain Endangers the Entire Country

    Wednesday, May 17, 2017

  • KJZZ/Rio Salado College - Go Behind The Scenes At Palo Verde Generating Station's Nuclear Refueling - Nicholas Gerbis
  • CQ Roll Call - Upton Sees a Place for Energy in Possible Infrastructure Bill--Michigan Republican optimistic about energy provisions - Jackie Toth
  • Heritage Foundation - Fixing our Infrastructure Without Breaking the Bank - Michael Sargent, Policy Analyst in the Thomas A. Roe Institute for Economic Policy Studies at The Heritage Foundation
  • WBFO Buffalo - Higgins renews concerns over Canadian nuclear waste shipments through NYS - Michael Mroziak
  • Albuquerque Business First - Contract change looming for another NM national lab - Rachel Sapin
  • The Hill blog - Hanford mishap should be wake-up call - Edwin Lyman
  • Portland Mercury blog - Will Trump Make Hanford More Dangerous Than It Already Is? - Sydney Brownstone
  • Nature - Why US nuclear sites are a ticking time bomb--The Department of Energy needs to prioritize the clean-up of nuclear waste
  • Spokesman-Review blog - Poll: We're concerned about Hanford
  • Northwest Public Radio - Hanford Tunnel Getting An Extra Layer Of Protection - Anna King
  • Standard Republic - NBC: Hanford Nuclear Site: Tunnel Collapse Causes Workers to 'Take Cover' – Latest News - Alexander Simon
  • Daily Maverick - Q&A: Exploring South Africa's proposed nuclear new-build - Chris Yelland
  • Walla Walla Union-Bulletin - Editorial: Hanford Reach's monument status should be left alone
  • Bloomberg - Spain Seeks $4.3 Billion Investment to Meet EU Clean Energy Goal - Rodrigo Orihuela and Anna Hirtenstein
  • Bloomberg - Westinghouse Woe Widens as N.C. Questions Duke's Plans - Chris Martin
  • Reuters - Green activist Hulot named French ecology minister, EDF stock slumps - Geert De Clercq and Benjamin Mallet
  • Reuters - Indian cabinet approves plans to build 10 nuclear reactors - Sudarshan Varadhan
  • Reuters - U.S. to extend Iran sanctions relief: U.S. officials - Arshad Mohammed and Yeganeh Torbati
  • Reuters - Spain awards 3 GW at clean power auction - sources - Jose Elias Rodriguez
  • Reuters - Swiss to vote on law to help renewables, ban new nuclear power plants - John Miller and Rupert Pretterklieber
  • Reuters - Greenpeace files state aid complaint with EU over EDF recapitalization - Geert De Clercq
  • Greentech Media - Amazon's Clean Energy Procurements Should Include Nuclear, Say Advocates - Julian Spector
  • Beaver County Times - FirstEnergy CEO urges shareholders to contact lawmakers about nuclear subsidies - Jared Stonesifer
  • Pittsburgh Business Times - First Energy CEO urges help for nuclear plants - Paul J. Gough
  • Steubenville Herald-Star - Energy
  • The State - Secrecy continues over troubled SC nuclear project - Sammy Fretwell
  • U.S. News & World Report - Duke Energy Told to Detail Costs, Prospects for Nuke Plant - EMERY P. DALESIO, AP Business Writer
  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - Westinghouse inches closer to rejecting construction contracts in bankruptcy - Anya Litvak
  • Charlotte Business Journal - Regulators demand answers from Duke Energy on Lee Nuclear plant – and fast - John Downey
  • Asahi Shimbun - Kansai Electric restarts reactor at its Takahama plant in Fukui - Hiroki Ito
  • Japan Times - Kepco restarts Takahama No. 4 reactor amid anti-nuclear protest - Eric Johnston
  • Sputnik News - Japan to Restart Fourth Takahama Nuclear Reactor After Fukishima Disaster
  • Sputnik News - Dozens in Southwestern Japan Rally Against Restart of Nuclear Plant Reactor
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Kansai Electric restarts No. 4 N-reactor at Takahama plant
  • NHK World - Controversial Reactor Restarted
  • Mainichi Daily News - Kansai Electric restarts nuclear reactor at Takahama plant - TRT World
  • Deutsche Welle - Swiss to vote on nuclear power phaseout
  • Times of India - Nuke MoU: Govt makes Russia sweat before PM Modi-Putin meet
  • Eugene Register-Guard - Letter: No safe disposal for nuclear waste - Sandra Rochowansky, Eugene
  • IAEA - How to Cover Liabilities From Nuclear Accidents: IAEA Workshop Promotes Adherence to International Instruments - Kyle Pilutti, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - IAEA Director General Visits Jordan - Jeremy Li, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - Meeting a New Generation of Young Scientists: The IAEA at the Semaine de la Science et des Technologies
  • New Scientist - What the end of the atomic renaissance means for nuclear power - Lisa Grossman
  • Moneyweb Johannesburg - The science, engineering and law of nuclear energy in SA - Chris Yelland and Joanne Taylor
  • Utility Dive - Report: Trump DOE budget would cut renewables office 70%, fossil 54%, nuclear 31% - Gavin Bade
  • Daily Caller - Trump Plans Massive Cuts For Federal Green Energy Programs - Michael Bastasch
  • TechCentral South Africa - Zuma in a fix over nuclear - Hartmut Winkler
  • Power Engineering International - $3.6bn UK grid upgrade stalled by nuclear uncertainty - Diarmaid Williams
  • Sarnia Observer - Blue Water Bridge a potential crossing for U.S.-bound liquid nuclear waste - Tyler Kula
  • New Indian Express - Kudankulam Nuclear plant: GFA for units 5, 6 awaits PMO clearance - PTI
  • Port City Daily - The final post-Fukushima stage: Brunswick Nuclear safety sited, begins vent hardening - Port City Daily
  • All Things Nuclear - Ad Hoc Fire Protection at Nuclear Plants Not Good Enough - Dave Lochbaum, director, Nuclear Safety Project
  • Cape Cod Broadcasting - Pilgrim Hit With Two More Violations in First-Quarter Report
  • The Chattanoogan - NRC Schedules Meeting To Discuss 2016 Performance Of Watts Bar Nuclear Plant
  • BBC Newsbeat - 'You've got Russia and NK to think about' - the view from Britain's nuclear war town - Dave Howard
  • Narendra Modi blog - Boost to transform domestic nuclear industry
  • Winnipeg Sun - Whiteshell reactor could be entombed--Change to decommissioning plan being considered - Jason Friesen
  • Toledo Blade - Lucas Co. commissioners against new subsidies for FirstEnergy - Mark Reiter
  • Hurriyet Daily News - Rolls-Royce focusing on defense, nuclear businesses in Turkey - Günes Kömürcüler, Istanbul
  • San Juan Record - White Mesa Ute lead protest against uranium mill - Zak Podmore
  • PTI - PM to visit Russia, suspense over nuclear pact
  • Pike County News Watchman - Piketon Mayor calling on Kasich to reopen waste disposal decision - Submitted by the Office of Piketon Mayor Billy Spencer
  • Deutsche Welle - The Atomium in Brussels
  • The Guardian - Mersey feat: world's biggest wind turbines go online near Liverpool - Adam Vaughan
  • Tri-City Herald - Decontamination drill tests Kennewick emergency crews
  • True Citizen - Future at Vogtle still uncertain - Diana Royal
  • South African Broadcasting Corporation - Energy, water experts meet at African Utility Week in C Town - Vanessa Poonah
  • Windham County Commons - NRC to appear in Brattleboro May 25--Proposed sale of VY to NorthStar expected to dominate hearing - Mike Faher
  • Union of Concerned Scientists blog - One of Many Risks of the Regulatory Accountability Act: Flawed Risk Assessment Guidelines - Genna Reed, science and policy analyst, Center for Science and Democracy
  • NRC - NRC to Discuss Performance of Dresden Nuclear Power Station May 25
  • Trend News Agency - Nuke deal to be upheld with any president in Iran: US Congress expert
  • Press TV - Trump administration renews Iran sanctions waivers
  • Bellona - In historic move, Andreyeva Bay fuel is finally packing up - Anna Kireeva, translated by Charles Digges
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Biological and Environmental Research Advisory Committee FR Document: 2017-09981 Citation: 82 FR 22655 PDF Pages 22655-22656 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Electricity Advisory Committee FR Document: 2017-09980 Citation: 82 FR 22654 PDF Pages 22654-22655 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Hanford FR Document: 2017-09979 Citation: 82 FR 22655 PDF Page 22655 (1 page) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Fiscal Year 2016 Report to Congress: Abnormal Occurrences FR Document: 2017-09921 Citation: 82 FR 22677 PDF Pages 22677-22678 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Transfers: Airgas Specialty Gases, Inc. FR Document: 2017-09985 Citation: 82 FR 22676 PDF Pages 22676-22677 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Brussels Times - Two nuclear waste shipments from France to Belgium in 2017 - Christopher Vincent
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Reprocessing policy and South Korea's new government - Jungmin KangFrank von Hippel
  • Hanford Sentinel, CA - Yucca Mountain: Nuclear waste answer? - Thomas Elias
  • Broomfield Enterprise - Tough legacy reverberates more than half a century after Rocky Flats started making nuclear triggers - John Aguilar
  • KDVR FOX31 Denver - Health risks at center of debate over future of Rocky Flats - Ashley Michels
  • TheDenverChannel - Tempers flare over safety of Rocky Flats former nuclear weapons site; will soon be open to public - Liz Gelardi
  • NHK World - Radiation Checks After Fire

    Tuesday, May 16, 2017

  • Liberation News - Fighting Yucca Mountain again in Nevada - Donald Gallegos
  • Republican American, Waterbury CT - Editorial: Radioactive waste--Yucca restart a positive move
  • Aiken Standard - 'Hotspot' found in liquid uranium container at Savannah River Site - Michael Smith
  • Energy Collective - Commercial Supplies of HALEU Needed to Enable Advanced Reactors - Rod Adams
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Reprocessing policy and South Korea's new government - Jungmin KangFrank von Hippel
  • Arizona Daily Sun - Advocates fear Superfund budget cuts further delay cleanup of sites - Joseph Guzman
  • KDVR FOX31 Denver - Health risks at center of debate over future of Rocky Flats - Ashley Michels
  • Today FM - The Last Word with Matt Cooper: John Kiriakou On Life As A Former CIA Whistleblower - Sarah Stacey
  • Japan Times - Resident demands city of Fukushima take action after alleged decontamination fraud
  • inews.co.uk - CIA torture whistleblower John Kiriakou is paying the price for speaking out on waterboarding - Rob Hastings
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Officials want LANL to keep paying taxes - Bruce Krasnow
  • Los Alamos Monitor - Key LANL programs funded with spending package - Tris DeRoma
  • New Mexico Political Report - Perry visits NM, Interior wants your opinions–and EPA reaches out to states on clean waters rule & coal ash - Laura Paskus
  • KOMO Seattle - Depression in Hanford tunnel discovered by radiation workers - Associated Press
  • NW News Network - Digging Into The History Of Hanford's Radioactive Waste Tunnels - Anna King
  • Tri-City Herald - Waiting on the weather to cover Hanford waste tunnel - Annette Cary
  • Newsweek - Disposing of Nuclear Waste is a Challenge for Humanity - Behnam Taebi, Associate Professor of Ethics of Technology
  • Moscow-Pullman Daily News - Our View: No monster bugs at Hanford, but a monster of a problem - Devin Rokyta
  • TheDenverChannel - Tempers flare over safety of Rocky Flats former nuclear weapons site; will soon be open to public - Liz Gelardi
  • Denver Post - Tough legacy reverberates more than half a century after Rocky Flats started making nuclear triggers - John Aguilar
  • Denver Post - Final Rocky Flats National Wildlife Refuge "sharing session" Monday night will focus on safety of former nuclear site - John Aguilar
  • Colorado Hometown Weekly - Safety of Rocky Flats refuge may trigger lively public session--Agencies declare site safe for visitors, but skepticism lingers - Charlie Brennan
  • CBS Denver - Rocky Flats Set To Open Trail Network, Despite Outrage From Concerned Citizens - Jeff Todd
  • The Stranger, Seattle, WA - Will Trump Make Hanford More Dangerous Than It Already Is? - Sydney Brownstone
  • Bloomberg - ANC Tells Zuma Government to Reverse Molefe Return as Eskom CEO - Sam Mkokeli
  • Bloomberg - Scientists Find 38 Million Pieces of Trash on Pacific Island - The Associated Press (Nick Perry)
  • Bloomberg - Navy Chief Says U.S. Needs More Ships Quickly to Stay Credible - Rosalind Mathieson
  • Bloomberg - New South Korean President Seen Hindering Nuclear Ambitions - Stephen Stapczynski
  • Reuters - New, stronger regulator for Canada energy projects: panel advice - Ethan Lou in Calgary, Alberta, and David Ljunggren in Ottawa
  • Reuters - Power plant owners limit Toshiba's Westinghouse liabilities -sources - Tom Hals and Jessica DiNapoli
  • CBC Manitoba - Plan to entomb Manitoba's nuclear waste worries environmentalists
  • Rapid City Journal - EPA uranium hearings: A tale of two cities - John D. Taylor
  • Johannesburg Citizen - The SA government hasn't given up the fight for nuclear - Hartmut Winkler
  • OPB.org - Digging Into The History Of Hanford's Radioactive Waste Tunnels - Anna King
  • RT - Convoy of nuclear warhead carriers 'breaks down' on public highway
  • Oxford Times - 'Nuclear weapons convoy' breaks down on M40 - Stuart Rust
  • Banbury Guardian - Public safety concerns after convoy carrying nuclear warheads is forced to stop on M40
  • Augusta Chronicle - Container emits radiation during liquid nuclear waste transfer - Thomas Gardiner
  • Washington County Enterprise and Pilot Tribune - Public invited to nuclear plant meeting - Katie Rohman
  • Atlanta Progressive News - Ratepayers Push Vogtle Cancellation at PSC Nuclear Hearing, VCM 16
  • Platts - Georgia Power keeps work going at Vogtle nuclear site with agreement - William Freebairn
  • The Independent - The worst effects of our nuclear programme are the ones that nobody talks about - Beyza Unal
  • Government of Ontario News - Ontario Updating Nuclear Emergency Response Plan - Ministry of Community Safety and Correctional Services
  • Sputnik News - US Stores Dozens of Weapons of Mass Destruction in This Non-Nuclear Country
  • Reuters UK - UK National Grid pauses on Moorside nuclear project power line
  • ITV UK - Power-line plans halted for Moorside nuclear station
  • News & Star - NuGen chief says Cumbrian new nuclear has Toshiba's '100 per cent' backing
  • Washington Examiner - Why a multibillion-dollar bailout for nuclear plants would be a colossal blunder - Mark J. Perry
  • Japan Times - Japan-India nuclear pact clears Lower House despite opposition concerns
  • ESI Africa - SA's nuclear future and water pledge highlights at African Utility Week
  • Business Day South Africa - 'We must continue with our nuclear programmes,' Molefe tells Eskom staff - Neo Goba
  • Xinhua News - African Utility Week kicks off with pledge to ensure water resilient future
  • Law360 - Entergy Nuclear Plant Chided NLRB Judge For Illegal Rules - Adam Lidgett
  • Charlotte Business Journal - Westinghouse faces deadline in petition to make S.C. nuclear plant contract public - John Downey
  • Daily News Egypt - Egypt, Russia to sign final contracts for $30bn Dabaa nuclear power plant within 2 months
  • Charlotte Business Journal - Interest charges soar for Duke Energy's uncertain Lee Nuclear Station - John Downey
  • Korea Times - Korea shares nuclear communication knowhow with developing world - Lee Hyo-sik
  • Minnesota Senate Republican Caucus - Legislation designating Atomic Veterans Day passes Senate - Senator Andrew Mathews
  • Japan Times - Forestry Agency to log and ship Fukushima trees in trial starting this fall
  • Vermont Public Radio - 'Raven Rock' and The U.S. Government's (Flawed) Plan To Survive A Nuclear Attack - Patti Daniels & Mitch Wertlieb
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Opinions divided over Clinch River reactor plan - Jim Gaines
  • Okanogan Valley Gazette Tribune - Okanogan County PUD Commissioner Huston elected to nuclear energy facility's board
  • KQED San Francisco - At Contaminated Lab Site, Rigorous Cleanup Standards Again in Question - Chris Richard
  • Sputnik News - Japan Approves Civil Nuclear Cooperation Agreement With India
  • SA Independent - Newly-reinstated Eskom boss Molefe pulls out of #AUW2017 - Siobhan Cassidy
  • NRC - NRC Schedules Meeting to Discuss 2016 Performance of Watts Bar Nuclear Plant
  • NRC - NRC to Conduct Open House to Discuss 2016 Performance of Quad Cities Nuclear Power Plant
  • NRC - NRC Issues Final Environmental Impact Statement on Proposed Medical Radioisotope Production Missouri Facility
  • IAEA - IAEA Meeting Focuses on Experiences in Application of Code of ...
  • IAEA - IAEA-backed SESAME Research Centre Opens its Doors, Fostering ...
  • IAEA - SESAME Research Centre Opens its Doors in Jordan
  • World Nuclear News - General Fusion, Microsoft team up on data analysis
  • World Nuclear News - First Iter plasma chamber tool ready for shipment
  • World Nuclear News - Kazakhstan opens nuclear security training centre
  • World Nuclear News - National Grid puts Moorside plans on hold
  • NHK World - Govt. holds symposium on nuclear disposal sites
  • Asahi Shimbun - VOX POPULI: Don't count out solar power yet, it may become a hot topic again
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Takahama N-reactor to restart on Wed.
  • Jiji Press - (Update) Kansai Electric to Reactivate Takahama No. 4 N-Reactor on Wed.
  • Jiji Press - Japan Parliament to Approve Nuclear Pact with India
  • Fin24 CapeTown - New energy minister to follow in predecessor's footsteps
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Ramatlhodi spills beans on how Molefe 'helped' Guptas - Matthew le Cordeur
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Molefe and nuclear to dominate power gathering - Matthew le Cordeur
  • Press TV - Obama officials, led by Kerry, team up to defend Iran deal from Trump
  • LANL - 1663--Los Alamos Science and Technology Magazine
  • AlterNet - CIA Documents Expose the Failed Torture Methods Used on Guantanamo's Most Famous Detainee - Ken Klippenstein, Joseph Hickman
  • Center for Public Integrity - Repeated warnings preceded collapse of a Hanford tunnel storing deadly wastes - Peter Cary, Patrick Malone

    Monday, May 15, 2017

  • Las Vegas Sun - Editorial: Nuclear scare strengthens our resolve in fight against Yucca
  • Energy Collective - All Good Ideas to Expand Nuclear Energy Deserve Attention - Dan Yurman
  • MintPress News Minneapolis - U.S. Military Is World's Largest Polluter – Hundreds Of Bases Gravely Contaminated - Whitney Webb
  • UT Tennessee Today - Impact of New UT-ORNL Big Data Doctorate to Be Felt Across State - David Goddard, Katie Williams
  • KING5 Seattle - Hanford official: Tunnel could collapse again - Greg Copeland
  • WRAL Raleigh - Depression in Hanford tunnel discovered by radiation workers
  • Yakima Herald-Republic - Cold War Patriots plans town hall meetings in Richland, Kennewick and Yakima this week
  • OPB.org - Birth Defect Investigation Offers No Answers To Grieving Families In E. Washington - Courtney Flatt
  • AP News - North Korea: New long-range missile can carry heavy nuke - Foster Klug
  • AP News - AP Explains: North Korea missile test is huge step forward - Hyung-Jin Kim
  • Bloomberg - Toshiba Reports Massive Loss for Year Over Westinghouse Woes - Yuri Kageyama
  • Bloomberg - video: North Korea Says Missile Can Hold Nuclear Warhead - Peter Pae
  • Bloomberg - North Korea Says New Missile Can Carry 'Large' Nuclear Warhead - Kanga Kong
  • Reuters - North Korea vows missile tests 'any time, any place', defying U.S. warnings - Jack Kim and Ju-min Park
  • Reuters - TABLE-Swiss nuclear plant outages - Vera Eckert
  • Reuters - Power plant owners limit Toshiba's Westinghouse liabilities: sources - Tom Hals and Jessica DiNapoli
  • Reuters - RWE details forward power hedges of German plants - Vera Eckert
  • E&E Daily - Westinghouse relinquishes control of Vogtle project - Kristi E. Swartz
  • Executive Intelligence Review - The Federal Government Must Save Nuclear
  • PennEnergy - Georgia Power reaches deal to keep Vogtle construction going - Associated Press
  • World Nuclear News - Vogtle project management transfer agreed
  • Energy Collective - Vogtle 3 and 4 Construction Continuation Agreement Through June 3rd - Rod Adams
  • World Nuclear News - South African ministry accepts court ruling
  • World Nuclear News - Toshiba projects JPY950 billion loss for FY2016
  • World Nuclear News - IAEA head visits planned Greenland mine
  • Moneyweb Johannesburg - Fallout from nuclear judgement exposes renewables--Government to cure flaws, restart nuclear procurement - Antoinette Slabbert
  • Johannesburg BizNews - If you don't succeed at first, nuke and nuke again – Eskom reboots plans - Chris Bateman
  • Power Engineering International - South Africa to re-do nuclear agreements after court ruling - Tildy Bayar
  • ESI Africa - S.Africa: Kubayi decision on nuclear court ruling
  • AllAfrica - South Africa: Government Will Not Appeal Nuclear Ruling
  • ESI Africa - Nuclear back on the table for SA
  • Cape Town Bizcommunity - Nuclear deal still very much on the table despite judgement: Minister says
  • BizNis Africa - South Africa's nuclear future to be discussed at African Utility Week - Thabo Mphahlele
  • SA Independent - Molefe set to open Africa Utilities Week - Siobhan Cassidy
  • AllAfrica - South Africa: Minister Mmamoloko Kubayi - Outcome of Court Judgement On Earthlife/Safcei and Minister of Energy
  • UAE National - Time to repay UAE, says nuclear worker - Caline Malek
  • EurekAlert - Coatings for nuclear fuel preventing explosions in reactors, developed at TPU - Tomsk Polytechnic University
  • PR Web - Nuclear Cleanup Experts, State of Nevada Reps and More Join RadWaste Summit as Speakers - Access Intelligence, LLC
  • Asahi Shimbun - EDITORIAL: Fulfilling duties to Fukushima must top list in TEPCO reform
  • Buffalo News - First N-waste shipment from Canada arrives at South Carolina facility - T.J. Pignataro
  • The Pulse Nigeria - Hello Buhari: This Dr. of Nuclear Physics has a plan to fix our electricity problem - Fu'ad Lawal
  • Sputnik News - Russia to Build New Nuclear-Powered Icebreaker - Putin
  • China.org Beijing - IAEA nuclear fuel bank to open in Kazakhstan in mid-August
  • Melville Times - Nuclear testing blamed for Melville veteran's health woes - Josh Zimmerman
  • Charlotte Business Journal - Westinghouse president talks future of nuclear projects, 2,100 workers in the Carolinas - John Downey
  • Charlotte Business Journal - New technology, new infrastucture and the nuclear question highlight Energy Inc. conference - John Downey
  • Idaho Statesman - Idaho's nuclear waste settlement shields us from storage risks. We can't throw it out. - Beatrice Brailsford
  • Regina Leader-Post - Uranium mine cleanup moves ahead, but Saskatchewan is left with ballooning cost
  • Kyiv Post - China ready to participate in building nuclear fuel production facilities in Ukraine
  • Kitsap Daily News - 14 cited in Mother's Day demonstration at Naval Base Kitsap – Bangor - Richard Walker
  • The Local Switzerland - Switzerland's energy strategy 2050: what you need to know
  • NRC - NRC to Conduct Open House in Limerick, Pa., to Discuss 2016 Performance of Limerick Nuclear Power Plant
  • NRC - NRC Schedules Open House to Discuss 2016 Performance of Harris Nuclear Plant
  • NHK World - Govt. holds symposium on nuclear disposal sites
  • Asahi Shimbun - UPDATE: Western Digital seeks arbitration in row over Toshiba's $18 bln chip sale
  • Asahi Shimbun - EDITORIAL: Fulfilling duties to Fukushima must top list in TEPCO reform
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Toshiba logs ¥950 bil. in unaudited net loss
  • Jiji Press - Logging to Resume in Fukushima after N-Accident
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2017-09905 Citation: 82 FR 22355 PDF Pages 22355-22356 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Yale Environment 360 - Industry Meltdown: Is the Era of Nuclear Power Coming to an End? - Fred Pearce

    Sunday, May 14, 2017

  • Arizona Daily Star - Jack Cohen-Joppa: McSally: Ask Pentagon to disclose depleted uranium target data - Eurasia Review
  • Eurasia Review - Serbian Royal Academy To Sue NATO Over Bombing - Maja Zivanovic
  • KTAR Phoenix, AZ - Advocates fear Arizona Superfund budget cuts further delay cleanup of sites - Joseph Guzman
  • Georgia Straight - Serious questions raised about how Hanford site stores radioactive nuclear waste - Charlie Smith
  • KEPR Pasco - Cantwell, Hanford officials explain steps they're taking to avoid another tunnel collapse - Elise Haas
  • KNDO NBC Yakima - U.S. Senator visits Hanford's PUREX site - Kristina Shalhoup
  • Augusta Chronicle - DOE responds to fears of potential disasters at Savannah River Site - Thomas Gardiner
  • Tri-City Herald - Richland nuclear plant powers down temporarily for routine refueling and maintenance - Annette Cary
  • Tri-City Herald - Workers who discovered break in Hanford radioactive waste tunnel praised - Annette Cary
  • Tri-City Herald - Cantwell to visit Richland for Hanford tunnel collapse briefing - Annette Cary
  • Global Research - Proliferation of Toxic Technologies: Nuclear Power and Nuclear Weapons - Ray Acheson
  • Bloomberg - Xi Opens China's Globalization Forum With $78 Billion Pledge
  • Eyewitness News Johannesburg - 'South Africans should not be left in dark on nuclear plans' - Sifiso Zulu
  • IOL - Nuclear deal back on the agenda, says minister - Siyabonga Mkhwanazi
  • AfricaNews - South Africa to sign more transparent nuclear power agreements with five foreign countries
  • News24 - New nuclear deal on the horizon - Msindisi Fengu
  • SABC - State to start afresh with nuclear procurement deals - Phanuel Shuma
  • Southwest Colorado Journal - Ute protesters march to Utah uranium mill - Jim Mimiaga
  • rdnewsNOW, Red Deer, AB - Uranium mine cleanup moves ahead, but Saskatchewan is left with ballooning cost
  • Eyewitness News Johannesburg - No price tag for nuclear build programme yet - Sifiso Zulu
  • Bangor Daily News - Nuclear plant in New Brunswick up for relicensing - Jennifer Mitchell
  • UAE National - Nuclear experts offer ideas on use of energy mix - Caline Malek
  • Sputnik News - Kiev's Plan to End Reliance on Russian Nuclear Fuel May End in Rolling Blackouts
  • Sofia News Agency - Uranium Found in Tap Water in Vurbitsa Village
  • Zawya - UAE's Khalifa University Opens IAEA Nuclear Energy Management School
  • UAE National - UAE's lesson to the world in how to build a nuclear industry - Caline Malek
  • UK Independent - Defence Secretary unable to deny Trident nuclear submarines run on same outdated software hackers exploited to cripple NHS systems - Ian Johnston
  • The Scotsman - Nuclear codes safe from cyber attacks says Defence Secretary
  • Brussels Times - The Tihange 2 nuclear reactor will be started again on the 19th of May - Sarah Johansson
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Opinion: Early site permit positive for TVA small reactor project - Terry Frank and Ron Woody
  • Iranian Financial Tribune - US Ex-Treasury Official Opposes New Iran Sanctions Bill
  • Daily News & Analysis - Disposal of radioactive machines remains a challenge - Cheena Kapoor
  • Crain's Cleveland Business - FirstEnergy Solutions facing risky future--The same goes for some areas where it has plants, report says - Dan Shingler
  • Albuquerque Journal - Account of radium poisoning fills a gap in history - David Steinberg
  • Pakistan News International - 9th PowerGen Conference on May 19
  • Fin24 - New nuclear agreements to be signed in June - Paul Vecchiatto
  • Exchange Monitor - Yucca Mountain Unrelated to Dirty Bomb Concerns: Experts - Alissa Tabirian
  • Exchange Monitor - WCS Spent Fuel Storage License 'No Longer Probable,' Owner Says - Chris Schneidmiller
  • Exchange Monitor - Nevada Lawmakers Approve $7M+ for Yucca Fight From 2017-19
  • Exchange Monitor - NRC Staff Backs Updating Rules for Nuclear Plant Decommissioning Trust Funds - Chris Schneidmiller
  • Exchange Monitor - Vermont Yankee Sale Should Not Undercut Decommissioning Commitments, Group Says - Chris Schneidmiller
  • Exchange Monitor - Wrap Up: NRC Defers Further Regulatory Action on Pilgrim Plant
  • Japan Times - In Fukushima, a land where few return--The evacuation orders for most of the village of Iitate have been lifted. But where are the people? - David Mcneill and Chie Matsumoto
  • JAIF - Revised NDF Bill Enacted after Passage by Upper House; TEPCO Required to Deposit Funds for Decommissioning
  • TEPCO - Regarding "Nuclear Safety Reform Plan Progress Report (FY2016 4th Quarter)"
  • TEPCO - Recent Topics:ROBOTIC EXPLORATIONS AT FUKUSHIMA DAIICHI,DEVELOPMENTS AT KK, DOMINATE Q4 PROGRESS REPORT
  • TEPCO - TEPCO joins global energy blockchain initiative- Energy Web Foundation
  • Tri-City Herald - Our Voice: Hanford tunnel collapse a scary reminder
  • Spokesman-Review - Welcome to Nuketown USA: A look at the company town of the Hanford site - Thomas Clouse

    Saturday, May 13, 2017

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Nevada Senate panel unanimous on opposing Yucca Mountain - Sean Whaley
  • Nevada Independent - Heller open to special prosecutor investigating Trump-Russia ties - Jackie ValleyBy Jackie Valley
  • Brattleboro Reformer - Activists rail against Vermont Yankee fuel disposal - Mike Faher
  • New Times - Super powers to blame for endless wars - Seth
  • AP News - Official: North Korea open to US talks under 'conditions'
  • Bloomberg - South Africa Accepts Nuclear Plant Ruling, Plans to Start Over - Paul Vecchiatto
  • Bloomberg - Southern to Take Over Nuclear Project From Westinghouse in U.S. - Stephen Cunningham and Tiffany Kary
  • Bloomberg - North Korea Would Talk to U.S. If Terms Right, Yonhap Says - Hooyeon Kim
  • Reuters - South Africa to sign new nuclear power pacts after court ruling - Joe Brock
  • Reuters - Southern Co to manage construction of Georgia nuclear plant - Peter Henderson
  • Reuters - Hanford nuclear site accident puts focus on aging U.S. facilities - Tom James
  • Reuters - Two scientists resign to protest U.S. EPA dismissals - Valerie Volcovici
  • Business Day South Africa - New energy minister will not appeal nuke judgment - Thabo Mokone
  • Creamer Media's Engineering News - DoE won't appeal nuclear ruling, but Kubayi leaves door open for new nuclear determination ahead of IRP update - Terence Creamer
  • IOL - Energy minister won't appeal court ruling on nuclear energy
  • eNews Channel Africa - Government will not appeal nuclear ruling
  • SA Business Times - State decides not to appeal ruling on nuke deal but to begin afresh
  • 38 North - Assessing China's Leadership in the North Korean Crisis - Carla Freeman
  • Wall Street Journal - Southern Reaches Short-Term Deal With Westinghouse on Nuclear-Power Plant - Russell Gold
  • Rapid City Journal - Uranium mine supporters cite economic benefits - John D. Taylor
  • St. Louis Post-Dispatch - Senate grinds to a halt as Republicans push local minimum wage ban through - Celeste Bott, Kurt Erickson and Austin Huguelet
  • KTVI Fox2 St. Louis - Missouri House strikes down bill for home buyouts near St. Louis radioactive landfill - Nick Thompson and Associated Press
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - TVA pitches Oak Ridge site for small modular reactor - Dave Flessner
  • Scientific American - An Alternate History of the Atomic Age - Scientist and author Gregory Benford discusses his latest book, The Berlin Project
  • Santa Cruz Sentinel - Why your PG&E bills are headed higher, again - George Avalos
  • Cape Cod Times - Pilgrim valves fail leak test - Christine Legere
  • Financial Times - South Africa's Eskom energy company survives power cuts - Erin Conway-Smith
  • Asahi Shimbun - Student radio personality airs struggles of disaster-stricken Fukushima - Susumu Okamoto
  • Sputnik News - Operator of Takahama NPP Loading Fuel Into 3rd Reactor Amid Safety Concerns
  • Boulder Daily Camera - Safety of Rocky Flats refuge may trigger lively public session--Agencies declare site safe for visitors, but skepticism lingers - Charlie Brennan
  • Seattle Times - Nuclear-energy fears exceed its benefits - Jon Talton
  • Japan Times - In Fukushima, a land where few return--The evacuation orders for most of the village of Iitate have been lifted. But where are the people? - David Mcneill and Chie Matsumoto
  • WJHG-TV Panama City Beach, FL - Perry discusses new role as energy secretary - Ted Fioraliso
  • Somerset Western Gazette - Hinkley Point pay dispute will see fresh talks between trade unions and employers as strike action looms - Tomas Malloy
  • Toledo Blade - Ohio EPA imperiling lake with Facility 3 plan - Steve Pollick
  • KGVO Missoula, MT - UM Professors – Students To Japan To Study Effects Of Fukushima Disaster - Peter Christian
  • Fairewinds Energy Education - CCTV: Nuclear Sabre Rattling: From North Korea to Yucca Mountain - Fairewinds' program researcher Ben Shulman-Reed appeared on CCTV with host Margaret Harrington
  • Beyond Nuclear - A simple video tutorial about the not-so-Utopian evolution of nuclear energy - M.V. Ramana (also a Beyond Nuclear Advisory Board member) and Sajan Saini.
  • Beyond Nuclear - Nevada stands firm agains attempts to revive Yucca Mountain dump
  • Beyond Nuclear - Hanford tunnel collapses onto rail cars storing radioactive wastes
  • Atomic Insights - Vogtle 3 and 4 construction continuation agreement through June 3 - Rod Adams
  • Atomic Insights - Emirates Nuclear Announces Construction Completion and Operational Delay For First Nuclear Unit - Rod Adams
  • Atomic Insights - People's Climate March: Why Nuclear Advocates Felt Excluded and Chose To Stay Away - Rod Adams
  • Atomic Insights - GA Power and Westinghouse Extend Temp Vogtle Nuclear Plant Construction Agreement Through May 12 - Rod Adams
  • Fin24 - SA's nuclear procurement process to start afresh - Kubayi - Jan Gerber
  • Fin24 - Parliament must launch inquiry into Eskom as Molefe returns - DA - Matthew le Cordeur
  • Fin24 - Molefe's return is a classic Zuma-Gupta move – Save SA - Matthew le Cordeur
  • Mainichi Daily News - Mayors near Hamaoka nuclear plant say wider consensus needed for reactor restarts
  • Coast News - Town hall meeting rallies support to move nuclear waste - Promise Yee
  • Senator Dean Heller (R-NV) - video: Yucca Mountain Threatens Las Vegas Economy
  • Indianz.com - Yakama Nation upset by break in storage tunnel at nuclear waste facility

    Friday, May 12, 2017

  • Washington Times - When government waste is radioactive--President Trump should end the dangerous delay at Yucca Mountain
  • Spokesman-Review - Hanford tunnel collapse prompts some to ask: What's the long-term solution for nuclear waste? - Chad Sokol
  • Spokesman-Review - OpEd: Hanford continues to have truckload of woes
  • Tri-City Herald - US nuclear site's collapsed tunnel may have gone unnoticed - Nicholas K. Geranios, Associated Press
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - New Mexico group makes its pitch to store San Onofre's nuclear waste - Rob Nikolewski
  • Pahrump Valley Times - Rural senator pushes for interim nuclear storage facility on contaminated land in Nevada Test Site - Ray Hagar
  • Pahrump Valley Times - Nevada delegation scores Yucca win in spending bill - Ray Hagar
  • Pahrump Valley Times - Tim Burke: Will Yucca Mountain benefit Nye County residents? - Tim Burke
  • Balkan Insight - Serbian Royal Academy to Sue NATO over Bombing - Maja Zivanovic
  • Kolkata Statesman - The never-before threats to life - Bharat Dogra
  • KSHB Kansas City, MO - Health concerns continue over Bannister Federal Complex in KCMO - Tom Dempsey
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - Secretary of Energy delivers optimistic message at WIPP - Maddy Hayden
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Energy chief tours WIPP site
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Local students advocate for nuclear - Kevin Trevellyan
  • Bloomberg - Georgia May Seek White House Help to Complete Reactors - Chris Martin
  • Bloomberg - Saudis Boost U.S. Ties With $40 Billion Investment - Dinesh Nair, Keith Campbell, and Matthew Martin
  • Reuters - UPDATE 3-South Africa's Eskom reinstates ex-CEO Molefe, divides ANC - Nqobile Dludla
  • Reuters - Bulgaria seeks private investors for nuclear project - Angel Krasimirov
  • Reuters - Russia's Putin says ready to help resolve North Korea nuclear issue: South Korea - Christine Kim
  • Lancaster Intelligencer Journal - Stop the nuclear bailout before it goes any further - Eric Epstein
  • World Nuclear News - Uganda seeks Chinese cooperation in nuclear energy
  • World Nuclear News - Big Data to support Bruce Power operations
  • World Nuclear News - Russia set to launch TUK-1410 used fuel cask
  • Charleston Post Courier - Reports of impending Toshiba bankruptcy raise new doubts about S.C. nuclear project - David Wren
  • Oneonta Daily Star - Guest Commentary: Nuclear power is necessary part of energy transition - Keith Schue
  • U.S. News & World Report - Contractor Bankruptcy Looms at Georgia Nuclear Plant Hearing - KATHLEEN FOODY, Associated Press
  • E&E Daily - Vogtle's temporary lifeline could get extended - Kristi E. Swartz
  • Atlanta Journal Constitution - Southern Co.: 'Weeks' before we'll know cost of Plant Vogtle expansion - Russell Grantham
  • Columbus Ledger-Enquirer - Waiting for a verdict on Vogtle - Dusty Nix
  • Manawatu Standard - Roger Hanson: Nuclear power and Me - Roger Hanson
  • Maine Public - Nuclear Plant, Just Over Border in New Brunswick, Up for Relicensing - Jennifer Mitchell
  • The Conversation - Are solar and wind really killing coal, nuclear and grid reliability? - Joshua D. Rhodes, Michael E. Webber, Thomas Deetjen, Todd Davidson
  • Courthouse News Service - Closure of Indian Point Nuclear Plant Faces GOP Hurdle - Adam Klasfeld
  • Forbes - Thousands Visit A-Bomb Test Site To See Nuclear History On Display - Jim Clash
  • Port Huron Times Herald - Speaker will talk about plans to transport radioactive waste - talk by environmental activist Diane D'Arrigo
  • Mainichi Daily News - TEPCO aims for nuclear power business realignment in 2020s
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - TVA awards $450 million contract to Westinghouse despite its bankruptcy - Dave Flessner
  • India Today - Emphasis on use of nuclear energy essential: Dr Ravi Bhushan - PTI
  • Deutsche Welle - Toxic trouble: Huelva's radioactive waste
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Tepco's turnaround prospects hang on retooled nuclear ops
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - TEPCO to draw up nuclear partnership framework
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Tepco's rejuvenation plan ignores thorny realities
  • Business Insider - A thermonuclear bomb slammed into a North Carolina farm in 1961 – and part of it is still missing - Dave Mosher
  • WHYY Newsworks - South Jersey teen's love of science leads him to build nuclear fusor...in his basement
  • San Jose Mercury News - Diablo Canyon warning issued while higher PG&E bills loom - George Avalos
  • Lower Hudson Journal - Astorino's Indian Point theatrics don't help: Editorial
  • WAMC Northeast Public Radio - Westchester County Exec Files Suit Over Indian Point Closure - Allison Dunne
  • Asbury Park Press - Oyster Creek shut down - Thomas P. Costello
  • AllGov - Chairman of the Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board: Who Is Sean Sullivan?
  • Asahi Shimbun - In Fukushima clean-up, firm creates bamboo forest for payout
  • Crain's Chicago Business - ComEd boss gets a big raise - Steve Daniels
  • Daily Maverick - OpEd: Eskom, a slow-moving train wreck - Dirk de Vos
  • DOE - Statement From Secretary Perry On The Hanford Site Incident
  • NRC - NRC Proposes $7,000 Fine Against a Redmond, Wash., Company
  • IAEA - IAEA Director General Visits Copenhagen and Greenland
  • NHK World - Japan to end nuclear pact if India alters policy
  • Jiji Press - Japan Diet OKs Bill Aimed at Accelerating Fukushima Reconstruction
  • Jiji Press - Group Raising Funds to Send Hibakusha to Nuke Ban Talks
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Parliament must launch inquiry into Eskom as Molefe returns - DA - Matthew le Cordeur
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Action plan in motion for govt's costly nuclear programme - Liesl Peyper
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Weekly Receipts FR Document: 2017-09680 Citation: 82 FR 22142 PDF Page 22142 (1 page) Permalink
  • NEI - A New US-Mexico 123 Agreement Is Needed to Help Nuclear Exports
  • NEI - House Representatives Ask Trump to Fund Small Reactor Development
  • NEI - Industry, NRC Look to Kick-Start Progress on Risk-Informed Regulation
  • NEI - NEI's Korsnick Outlines Industry Priorities for 2018 Budget
  • NEI - Fiscal 2017 Budget Grows DOE Nuclear R&D, Reduces NRC Spending
  • NEI - FERC Conference: Can Everyone Stir the Electricity Pot in Unison? - Matt Wald
  • Mainichi Daily News - As I See It: Six years later, no time for TEPCO personnel squabbles
  • Mainichi Daily News - TEPCO aims for nuclear power business realignment in 2020s
  • The Guardian - The great wave: debris from the Japanese tsunami – in pictures
  • Kansas City Star - Missouri legislative session on verge of collapse after vote on radioactive waste bill - Jason Hancock and Allison Pecorin
  • Vermont Journalism Trust - ACTIVISTS RAIL AGAINST VERMONT YANKEE WASTE PLANS - Mark Johnson

    Thursday, May 11, 2017

  • Albuquerque Journal - Perry tours, praises LANL - Mark Oswald
  • KSNV News3LV Las Vegas - PUREX collapse serves as Yucca warning - John Treanor
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Perry: Trump might continue to back LANL climate research - Rebecca Moss
  • Los Alamos Monitor - U.S. Energy Secretary Perry visits LANL
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry Praises National Laboratories During Los Alamos Visit - Carol A. Clark
  • Washington Examiner - White House says no sign of radioactive leaks after Hanford breach - John Siciliano
  • Japan Times - Radioactive tunnel collapse renews safety worries
  • Common Dreams - Tunnel Collapse at Hanford Nuclear Dump–Harbinger of the Collapse of the Entire Industry? - Harvey Wasserman
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - Tunnel collapse at Washington state nuclear site renews safety concerns - Nicholas K. Geranios and Manuel Valdes
  • PR Web - ExchangeMonitor Publications & Forums Announces the 2018 Decommissioning Strategy Forum
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Letter: Native Nevadans have no interest in Yucca Mountain - Michael John, Las Vegas
  • KPVI Pocatello - Should Hanford Incident Cause Concerns of Idaho National Labratory? - Conner Board
  • CBS Seattle - Tunnel Collapse Renews Safety Concerns About Nuclear Site - Nicholas K. Geranios & Manuel Valdes, Associated Press
  • Oak Ridger - Nuclear firms enrich city, state - Carolyn Kraus
  • KCPQ/Q13 FOX Seattle - State takes legal action against U.S. government after Hanford nuclear site tunnel collapses
  • KOMO Seattle - Tunnel collapse renews safety concerns about Hanford nuclear site - Nicholas K. Geranios and Manuel Valdes, Associated Press
  • Washington Post - An atomic town revels in its plutonium past as tunnel collapse raises contamination concerns - Leah Sottile, Lindsey Bever and Steven Mufson
  • ABC News - Hanford nuclear site incident raises questions about health, cancer risks - Gillian Mohney
  • NBC News - Energy Department to Investigate Collapse at Hanford Nuclear Site - Phil Helsel and Associated Press
  • ABC News - What we know about the Hanford nuclear emergency - Courtney Connley
  • Tri-City Herald - State demands answers about Hanford radioactive tunnel breach - Annette Cary
  • CBS News - Crews repairing collapsed nuclear waste tunnel in Washington state - John Blackstone
  • Spokesman-Review - As workers fill collapsed tunnel at Hanford site, Inslee launches action against federal government
  • KING5 Seattle - Hole filled at Hanford tunnel collapse - Travis Pittman and Associated Press ,
  • Fiscal Times - Hanford Accident Reminds Us of the Staggering Cost of America's Nuclear Waste - Eric Pianin
  • Tri-City Herald - Energy secretary wants study to prevent more problems at Hanford
  • KGMI Bellingham - Cause of Hanford tunnel collapse remains unclear
  • UPI - Workers start filling collapsed plutonium plant tunnel in Washington - Allen Cone
  • Spokesman-Review - Collapsed tunnel at Hanford nuclear waste site has been filled, Energy chief says - Nicholas K. Geranios Associated Press
  • TIME - Nuclear Waste From the Cold War Is Being Stored in Unsafe Conditions. Time to Fix the Problem is Running Out - Nicholas K. Geranios and Manuel Valdes / AP
  • MyNorthwest Seattle - Gov. Inslee 'extremely concerned' about Hanford mishap
  • KOIN 6 Portland - Former Hanford Site operator: 'It's a mess'--Tunnel collapsed over nuclear waste on Tuesday - Cole Miller
  • Walla Walla Union-Bulletin - Editorial: Emergency alert at Hanford a call for cleanup
  • Northwest Public Radio - Hanford Contractors Work Through Night On Tunnel Collapse - Anna King
  • KING5 Seattle - Hanford collapse: State orders federal government to determine cause - Travis Pittman and Associated Press
  • Blackburn News - OPG Will Apply Lessons From Hanford Nuclear Incident To Proposed DGR - Janice MacKay
  • Tri-City Herald - Senators tell Zinke: Hands off the Hanford Reach - Wendy Culverwell
  • KEPR Pasco - Former Hanford safety worker speaks out after evacuation - Nicole Fierro
  • KLCC FM Public Radio - What Is Actually In That Caved-In Tunnel At Hanford? - Anna King
  • U.S. News & World Report - The Latest: US Energy Secretary Touts Nuclear Power - AP
  • Tri-City Herald - Letter: Need quicker responses to Hanford problems - Billy Clifford, Richland
  • AP News - The Latest: US sees Iran working to preserve nuclear deal
  • AP News - Saudis paid for US veteran trips against 9/11 lawsuit law
  • Reuters - Japan's Tepco to seek partners for nuclear business - Osamu Tsukimori and Aaron Sheldrick
  • Livermore Independent - Editorial: Nuclear weapons are a threatening reality
  • The Hindu - On Pokhran nuke test anniversary, Modi hails Vajpayee
  • Livermore Independent - Letter: Nuclear Fear - Denis Telgemeier, Pleasanton
  • IAEA - International Expert Group on Nuclear Liability (INLEX) Holds 17th ...
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - NRC: No additional regulation needed at Pilgrim nuke plant - Michael P. Norton
  • Morocco World News - A Nuclear Morocco by 2030? Scientists reconsider the Kingdom's energy plan - Amira El Masaiti
  • Asahi Shimbun - Tokai No. 2 nuclear power plant aims for extended license
  • Globalnews.ca - Separate 'nuclear specific' evacuation plan for Point Lepreau unnecessary, safety officials say - Andrew Cromwell
  • Blackburn News - Bruce Power Defends Support For Nuclear Waste Storage Plans - Janice MacKay
  • Times of India - Khetolai still bears the scars of nuke test
  • Chandigarh Tribune - Talk on nuclear energy awareness
  • Chandigarh Tribune - Suits Challenge State's Deal to Close Indian Point Nuclear Plants - Joel Stashenko, New York Law Journal
  • BusinessKorea - Safety of Nuclear Fuel--KEPCO NF Develops Int'l Level Nuclear Design Code Quality Guarantee System - Lee Song-hoon
  • World Nuclear News - Assystem makes offer for 5% stake in NewCo
  • World Nuclear News - Long-term vision for Chalk River
  • World Nuclear News - Hanford emergency ends as collapsed tunnel sealed
  • World Nuclear News - IAEA notes upgrades to Turkish research reactor
  • World Nuclear News - Uranium Energy acquires licensed Reno Creek project
  • Vestnik Kavkaza - Armenian nuclear power plant to be under repair until July 9
  • WRDW-TV Augusta - Westinghouse making changes at South Carolina plant
  • Manomet Current - Pilgrim Station is still lowest-rated, but passes NRC inspection - Matthew Nadler
  • Japan Times - Cheered by children, shiitake farmer back on his feet after nuclear crisis
  • Charleston Post Courier - Letter: Nuclear costs - Suzanne Chastain, Pheasant Lane, Summerville
  • San Antonio Express-News - Valley rancher awarded $22 million in radiation case - John MacCormack
  • WSAV Savannah - Georgia Power: Deadlines at Plant Vogtle no longer feasible, is cancellation an option? - JoAnn Merrigan
  • Japan Times - Fire crews finally extinguish Fukushima blaze in no-go zone as officials battle radiation rumors
  • ANTARA News - Russia ready to build nuclear research center in Penajam
  • Hindustan Times - Operation Shakti: India's rise as a global nuclear superpower
  • Augusta Chronicle - Visitors get historic look at old reactor, town site on Savannah River Site - Thomas Gardiner
  • IAEA - International Expert Group on Nuclear Liability (INLEX) Holds 17th ...
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - OF NUCLEAR INTEREST: On May 24, the newly formed Massachusetts Nuclear Decommissioning Citizens Advisory Panel will convene for its first meeting, at Plymouth South High School. - Heather M. Lightner
  • Atlanta Journal Constitution - Ga. Power at crossroads on Plant Vogtle project - Russell Grantham
  • Creamer Media's Engineering News - Warning issued that nuclear ruling may pose risk to legality of IPP programmes - Terence Creamer
  • Cumbria Crack - Thousands of jobs on the line as anti-nuclear Greens back Labour - Carl Fallowfield
  • Vermont Journalism Trust - Yankee suitor: Public shouldn't see 'highly confidential' plans - Mike Faher
  • Mainichi Daily News - Fukushima mulls criminal complaint over fake forest decontamination work
  • E&E Daily - TRANSITION: Top advisory groups dormant at DOE, White House - Rod Kuckro and Christa Marshall
  • IBTimes - Fukushima Nuclear Disaster Radiation Affected Everyone On Earth - Juliana Rose Pignataro
  • London Spectator - Matt Ridley
  • Tri-City Herald - Video: News briefing about Hanford evacuation - Bob Brawdy
  • Tri-City Herald - Break in radioactive waste tunnel filled, difficult work ahead - Annette Cary
  • Tri-City Herald - Work begins to stabilize Hanford radioactive waste tunnel collapse
  • Tri-City Herald - Roof failure was at a one-of-a-kind Hanford tunnel system - Annette Cary
  • USGS - M 4.2 - 28km WSW of Shimoda, Japan
  • Asahi Shimbun - Tokai No. 2 nuclear power plant aims for extended license
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Action plan in motion for govt's costly nuclear programme - Liesl Peyper
  • Bellona - Washington's uncertain position on climate change clouds Arctic talks - Charles Digges
  • Bellona - Zero-subsidy bids in Germany a breakthrough for offshore wind and renewable energy production - Bellona Europa
  • Bellona - Is Rosatom selling debt and dependence to its overseas customers? - Charles Digges
  • BelTA - Belarus does not see improving relations with West as contradiction to partnership with Russia
  • Washington Post - An atomic town revels in its plutonium past as tunnel collapse raises contamination concerns - Leah Sottile, Lindsey Bever and Steven Mufson
  • OnlyInYourState - One Of The Largest Nuclear Waste Dumps In The World Is Right Here In Nevada - Natalie Faulk
  • Aiken Standard - Savannah River Site watchdog group says MOX report past due - Michael Smith
  • KPBS - Holtec Applies For Permit To Store San Onofre's Nuclear Waste In New Mexico - Alison St John

    Wednesday, May 10, 2017

  • KNPR Las Vegas - Bryan Says Nevada Ready To Fight If GOP Reboots Yucca Mountain - Doug Puppel
  • Environews - Evacuation: Emergency Declared at Hanford After Tunnel Collapses onto Nuclear Waste - Julia Travers
  • Orange County Register - As tunnel with nuclear waste collapses in Washington, anger over spent fuel storage intensifies in Southern California - Teri Sforza
  • Windham County Commons - VY cleanup partner stops work on Texas nuke dump - Mike Faher
  • Newswise - Environmental Policy Expert: Deregulation Could Ignite Grassroots Movement - Kelly Tzoumis, DePaul University, Charlottesville VA
  • B92 Belgrade - "Investigate consequences of NATO's depleted uranium bombs"
  • Farmington Daily Times - Sessions will focus on uranium miner benefits - Noel Lyn Smith
  • IBTimes - Hanford Nuclear Waste Site Has History of Safety Issues, Whistleblower Retaliation Claims - Josh Keefe
  • IBTimes - Hanford Tunnel Collapse, List Of Other Nuclear Plant Accidents In US - Ishani Roy
  • District Sentinel, Washington, DC - Dept. of Energy Declares "Emergency" At Nation's Most Radioactive Site - Sam Sacks
  • Newsweek - Emergency Declared After Hanford Nuclear Waste Site Tunnel Collapses in Washington - Alexander Nazaryan
  • Government Accountability Project - WIPO Boss Seeks to Silence Press Critics and Whistleblowers - Bea Edwards
  • Los Alamos Monitor - Energy Sec. Perry to visit LANL Wednesday
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Energy Secretary Rick Perry Visits LANL Wednesday
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Perry makes first visit to INL - Kevin Trevellyan
  • KIFI Idaho Falls - Energy Secretary Rick Perry visits with the INL employees, tours facility - Chris Oswalt
  • KPVI Pocatello - Secretary of Energy Rick Perry Visits INL - Jason Borba
  • East Idaho News - Secretary of Energy Rick Perry visits Idaho National Laboratory - Natalia Hepworth
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - WIPP contractor receives $11M in awards - Maddy Hayden
  • Energy Collective - Idaho Lab Plans New Uses for NuScale SMR - Dan Yurman
  • Seattle Times - Thousands of Hanford workers take cover after cave-in of tunnel with radioactive waste - David Gutman
  • KING5 Seattle - Tunnel collapses at Hanford; no radiation released, officials say - Susannah Frame
  • Access Washington - Inslee statement on today's Hanford Nuclear Reservation tunnel breach
  • Los Angeles Times - Officials on alert after tunnel collapse at Hanford nuclear waste site in Washington state - Matt Pearce
  • CBC Canada - Radioactive railcars? Here's what's happening at the Hanford nuclear waste site - Matthew Braga
  • Popular Science - A tunnel collapsed at the Hanford nuclear waste site on Tuesday. Here's what you need to know. - Mary Beth Griggs
  • Statesman Journal - Oregon activates emergency operation center after tunnel collapses at Hanford Nuclear Reservation - Tracy Loew
  • Statesman Journal - Hanford Nuclear Reservation collapse larger than thought - Nicholas K. Geranios
  • The Oregonian - What is Hanford? A history of the nuclear site - Associated Press
  • Tri-City Herald - Roof failure was at a one-of-a-kind Hanford tunnel system - Annette Cary
  • Spokesman-Review - Area around Hanford's PUREX plant has been dumping ground for radioactive and chemical waste for years
  • KING5 Seattle - Hanford tunnel collapse is a 'warning,' state lawmaker says - Heather Bosch
  • NW News Network - Tunnel Caves In At Hanford Nuclear Site, Thousands Of Workers Take Cover - Anna King, Austin Jenkins & Tom Banse & Courtney Flatt
  • Vice Media - Here's what you need to know about the nuclear waste storage tunnel collapse - Alexa Liautaud
  • UPI - No radiation reported after collapse of plutonium plant tunnel in Washington - Allen Cone
  • Vice Motherboard - The Most Toxic Nuclear Facility in the US Is in Lockdown - Daniel Oberhaus
  • Bellona - Workers at Washington nuclear waste plant take cover after apparent tunnel damage - Charles Digges
  • Forbes - Tunnel Breach At DOE Hanford Site Releases No Radioactivity - James Conca
  • KEPR Pasco - Emergency officials continue to monitor collapsed tunnel at Hanford Site - Elise Haas
  • Wall Street Journal - Hanford Nuclear Site Declares Emergency After Tunnel Collapse - Alejandro Lazo
  • Tri-City Herald - Hanford layoffs limited after workers find other positions - Annette Cary
  • KEPR Pasco - Residents react, wonder of preparedness actions during Hanford emergency - Nicole Fierro, Marie Schurk
  • Yakima Herald-Republic - Latest: All non-essential Hanford site personnel sent home; officials assessing how to fix cave-in - Molly Rosbach
  • ABC News - Tunnel collapse renews safety concerns about nuclear site - Nicholas K. Geranios and Manuel Valdes, Associated Press
  • Seattle Times - Workers begin to fill collapsed radioactive tunnel at Hanford - Bob Young
  • CBC Canada - Workers told to stay home as repairs begin at Hanford nuclear storage site
  • Daily Astorian - The Latest: Workers building road to reach Hanford tunnel
  • KPQ Wenatchee - Dept. of Energy Reports No Contamination Release in Tunnel Collapse - Dave Bernstein
  • KSDK St. Louis - Work begins to fill hole at collapsed Hanford tunnel - Travis Pittman and Associated Press , KING
  • OPB.org - Hanford Contractors Begin Filling Collapsed Tunnel With Soil - Anna King
  • Yahoo! News - A small robot is here to help after a mishap at a major nuclear waste site - Maria Gallucci
  • UAE National - The rise of Barakah from sandy beach to nuclear power plant - Hans Blix
  • Pine Bluff Commercial - Court: Entergy must rehire Arkansas nuclear plant worker - John Lyon
  • Brattleboro Reformer - Letter: A nuclear conundrum - Carol Levin, Brattleboro
  • KBIA Mid-Missouri Public Radio - Missouri lawmakers demand passing bill to buyout residents near West Lake Landfill
  • Surf City SandPaper - Oyster Creek Nuclear Generating Station Decommissioning Options - Gina G. Scala
  • Oak Ridge Today - NRC seeks comment on environmental matters at Clinch River Nuclear Site - John Huotari
  • Daily Energy Insider - Nuclear plants produce over half of Illinois' electricity, almost faced retirement
  • Reuters - Polish state fund says may help finance nuclear power plant - Lidia Kelly
  • St. Louis Post-Dispatch - Farm family sues Bridgeton landfill owners over radiation - Robert Patrick
  • Missouri Times - Chappelle-Nadal eyes new tactics to pass West Lake bill
  • ENS - Fire Near Crippled Fukushima Nuclear Plant Extinguished
  • Windham County Commons - Vernon Selectboard backs VY sale - Mike Faher
  • Power Technology - Small modular reactors: a Nu design
  • Roanoke Times - Cutler: Pipeline threatens lake water - Rupert Cutler
  • TheDenverChannel - Prospects uncertain for Colorado Energy Office renewal - Associated Press
  • Denver Business Journal - Fight intensifies in Legislature over renewal of Colorado Energy Office - Ed Sealover
  • Mid-Hudson News - Astorino files two Indian Point closure lawsuits
  • Xinhua News - Japan passes bill requiring TEPCO to save money for decommissioning Fukushima plant
  • Bridgwater Mercury - Talks to be held over bonus dispute for Hinkley Point construction workers
  • VietNamNet Bridge - Energy an ongoing challenge for Vietnam
  • NAS - Project Update: Review of NASA's Evidence Reports on Human Health Risks
  • IAEA - Signing of a Safeguards Agreement with Pakistan
  • IAEA - Morocco Considers Nuclear Power in Future Energy Mix
  • World Nuclear News - Uranium Energy acquires licensed Reno Creek project
  • World Nuclear News - Tunnel cave-in leads to Hanford site emergency
  • World Nuclear News - NuScale commissions second SMR simulator
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Inside Treasury boss's mind: ratings, nuclear, radical transformation - May 10 2017 19:10 Matthew le Cordeur
  • Bellona - Is Rosatom selling debt and dependence to its overseas customers? - Charles Digges
  • Press TV - EU urges commitment to Iran nuclear deal
  • Press TV - How candidates think about the JCPOA and its success? - Amir Mehdi Kazemi
  • Japan Times - FAO chief pitches safety of Fukushima foods in tasting event
  • Japan Times - Fukushima village begins sowing rice for first time since nuclear crisis
  • Japan Times - Tepco mandated to create fund for scrapping Fukushima plant
  • Japan Times - Kepco eyes restarting Takahama reactor on May 17
  • Jiji Press - Japan Diet OKs Bill to Oblige TEPCO to Save Money for Decommissioning
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Licensing Requirements for Land Disposal of Radioactive Waste FR Document: 2017-09477 Citation: 82 FR 21834 PDF Pages 21834-21835 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Exemptions and Combined Licenses: LaCrosseSolutions, LLC; Dairyland Power Cooperative La Crosse Boiling Water Reactor FR Document: 2017-09456 Citation: 82 FR 21832 PDF Pages 21832-21834 (3 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Exemptions and Combined Licenses: South Carolina Electric and Gas Co.; South Carolina Public Service Authority, Virgil C. Summer Nuclear Station, Units 2 and 3, Nuclear Instrumentation System Excore Detector Surface Material Inspection Clarification FR Document: 2017-09457 Citation: 82 FR 21831 PDF Pages 21831-21832 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings: Advisory Committee On Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on Digital Instrumentation and Control Systems FR Document: 2017-09458 Citation: 82 FR 21835 PDF Page 21835 (1 page) Permalink
  • Nuclear Waste Technical Review Board - Notice Meetings FR Document: 2017-09344 Citation: 82 FR 21835 PDF Pages 21835-21836 (2 pages) Permalink
  • IAEA - Morocco Considers Nuclear Power in Future Energy Mix
  • The State - Nuclear plant executives face skeptical crowd at Columbia session - Sammy Fretwell
  • Toledo Blade - Subsidies proposed for nuclear plants--Foes say consumers will pay more - Jim Provance
  • Cleveland Plain Dealer - Nuclear subsidies distort markets, hurt business, say FirstEnergy opponents - John Funk
  • Midwest Energy News - Opponents, supporters weigh in on FirstEnergy's plan for nuclear subsidies - Andy Balaskovitz
  • Marietta Times - Nuclear plant dilemma may swell local bills - Janelle Patterson
  • Arizona Public Media - Inside Arizona's Only Nuclear Power Plant - Nicholas Gerbis
  • Tri-City Herald - NuScale boosts its commitment to Richland with nuclear control room simulator - Wendy Culverwell
  • KATU Portland - Lawmaker: Hanford Nuclear Waste facility tunnel collapse highlights safety concerns - Associated Press
  • Capital Journal Central South Dakota - Opponents of uranium mine cite water concerns at hearing - Associated Press
  • Crain's Detroit Business - State regulators to decide fate of nuclear energy contract - Associated Press
  • Windsor Star - MP pushes for action on nuclear waste plan near Great Lakes - Dave Battagello, Windsor Star Dave Battagello
  • CBS St. Louis - Senator Calls for Action in Radioactive Missouri
  • TASS - Russia creates enhanced security zones at nuclear power plants
  • CBC Canada - Nuclear commission surprised Saint John lacks Lepreau-related evacuation plan - Connell Smith
  • Sputnik News - Special Legal Status Zone to Safeguard Russia's Nuclear Plants From Terrorism
  • Papua New Guinea Today - Nuclear waste and World War II relics in Pacific to be highlighted at UN Oceans conference
  • Delaware Business Court Insider - Merger of Radioactive Waste Giants on Pause for Judge's Antitrust Ruling - Tom McParland
  • Zimbabwe Chronicle - African radiation experts meet
  • News Ghana - NRA calms public fears of nuclear radiation in Ghana
  • Yonhap News - Safety commission OKs restart of Hanbit 5 nuclear reactor - khj@yna.co.kr
  • North Augusta Today - Yucca Mountain revival talks in Congress - Thomas Gardiner

    Tuesday, May 09, 2017

  • High Country News - Is Yucca Mountain back from the dead? - Rebecca Worby
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Yucca Mountain resolution deemed vital, Nevada assemblyman says - Ben Botkin
  • Utility Dive - Trump to nominate Powelson, Chatterjee to FERC - Gavin Bade
  • KSNV News3LV Las Vegas - Threading a needle: Heller eyes general, and hopes base follows - Jeff Gillan
  • Climate News Network - Nuclear waste problems start gold rush - Paul Brown
  • Open Democracy - The politics of water access under occupation: is international law sufficient? - Carly A. Krakow
  • The Hill blog - Groups head to White House over beryllium exposure rule - Lydia Wheeler
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Spending bill includes big appropriations for INL - Bryan Clark
  • KIFI Idaho Falls - Secretary of Energy Rick Perry to visit with INL employees - Alasyn Zimmerman
  • East Idaho News - Secretary of Energy Rick Perry visits Idaho National Laboratory
  • Alamogordo Daily News - Residents to protest controversial borehole at county meeting - Jacqueline Devine
  • Idaho State Journal - Are you searching for amazing? - Randy Armstrong
  • Bloomberg - Zuma Must Show Cabinet Changes Rational, South Africa Court Says - Michael Cohen
  • Bloomberg - EON Climbs as Focus Turns to Full Year After Quarterly Miss - Tino Andresen
  • Bloomberg - Australia Budget 2017: Winners and Losers - Edward Johnson
  • Reuters - E.ON looks to turn around troubled British energy unit - Christoph Steitz
  • Reuters - E.ON sees tough British retail market: CFO - Christoph Steitz and Vera Eckert
  • Reuters - Dismantling nuclear: German power firms sell new skills - Christoph Steitz
  • KING5 Seattle - Tunnel at plutonium finishing plant collapses in Hanford - Susannah Frame
  • The State - Nuclear-safety concerns linger at Westinghouse plant - Sammy Fretwell
  • The Independent - Washington nuclear tunnel collapse: Hundreds of workers 'take cover' at Hanford plutonium plant - Clark Mindock
  • KHQ Spokane - Hanford employees told to take cover for fear of radioactive particles - Nichole Mischke
  • Daily Astorian - Portion of tunnel containing nuke waste collapses at Hanford
  • The Oregonian - Tunnel collapses at Hanford nuclear site; emergency declared - Samantha Matsumoto
  • Popular Mechanics - Tunnel Collapses at Washington Plutonium Plant, May Release Radioactive Particles - Avery Thompson
  • Tri-City Herald - Emergency declared at Hanford nuclear reservation - Annette Cary
  • Los Angeles Times - OpEd: America's first '21st century nuclear plant' already has been shut down for repairs - Michael Hiltzik
  • Rapid City Journal - Water is rallying cry for opponents at uranium-mine hearing - Seth Tupper
  • KOTA-TV Rapid City, SD - EPA hears from scores of residents opposed to uranium mining - Stewart Huntington
  • Hot Springs Star - Video's message about Dewey Burdock uranium mining still valid
  • Hot Springs Star - Edgemont uranium mining project should proceed - Mark Hollenbeck, P.E.
  • KEVN Black Hills Fox - EPA holds hearing on proposed uranium mine and waste disposal wells - Katrina Lim
  • Daily Caller - Nuclear Power 'Is Thriving Overseas' But Collapsing In The US - Andrew Follett
  • Kampala Independent - Uganda steps up nuclear energy plans, experts visit China
  • Chicago Tribune - Letter: We can't combat climate change without nuclear energy - Kent Schielke, Naperville
  • StateImpact Pennsylvania - Critics wary of state support for nuclear power industry - Marie Cusick
  • Wall Street Journal - Trump Administration Revives Nevada Plan as Nuclear Waste Piles Up--Communities hope for end to decades-long wait to ship radioactive material - Kris Maher
  • KMOV St. Louis - Attorney says test results show radioactive waste found in four more Bridgeton homes - Russell Kinsaul
  • CBS St. Louis - Attorney Says 5 Bridgeton Homes Radioactive - Kevin Killeen
  • St. Louis Post-Dispatch - Law firm says elevated levels of radioactivity found in four more Bridgeton homes - Bryce Gray
  • Forbes - Was Edward Teller Really The Nuclear Hawk He Was Made Out To Be? - Jim Clash
  • OilPrice - UAE Completes Construction Of First Nuclear Reactor In The Arab World - Zainab Calcuttawala
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Nuclear anxiety reappears in Yuba City - Lucien Crowder
  • Marysville Appeal-Democrat - Nuclear worries? Global tensions bring concerns to the forefront - Harold Kruger
  • Popular Mechanics - Why Nuclear Energy Doesn't Dominate the Globe--It was supposed to be the energy of the future. But then came the upkeep - David Grossman
  • KNPR Las Vegas - Are Nuke Tests Coming To Nevada Again? and Are They Needed? - Joe Schoenmann
  • truth-out - Accidents, Leaks and Spills: The True Cost of Nuclear Power in the US - JOHN LaFORGE
  • UPI - Plutonium research to aid nuclear cleanup techniques - Brooks Hays
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: U.S.'s newest reactor is offline till summer - Kristi E. Swartz
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Editorial: TVA working on culture change
  • Utility Dive - Study: Storage, renewables could replace New York's Indian Point nuke - Krysti Shallenberger
  • Yahoo!7 News - Better healthcare for nuclear exposed vets - AAP
  • BBC - Indigenous people exposed to UK nuclear tests given healthcare aid
  • News Corp Australia - Australian who worked on atomic test program says promise of a Gold Card 'too bloody late' - Benedict Brook
  • RT - 'Human guinea pigs' of British nuclear testing in Australia win healthcare victory
  • ABC.au - Federal budget 2017: Aboriginal people exposed to British nuclear testing to receive improved health care - Dan Conifer
  • ABC.au - Federal budget 2017: Aboriginal man blind after nuclear tests applauds improved health care - Dan Conifer
  • London Times - Aborigines in nuclear test zones win healthcare victory - Duncan Geddes
  • Columbus Dispatch - Letter: Nuclear Energy Bailout a Bad Deal for Ohio Consumers - Matthew Kandrach, President, Consumer Action for a Strong Economy, Arlington, Virginia
  • 13abc Toledo - Examining the economic fallout if Davis-Besse closes - Lee Conklin
  • Singapore Straits Times - Bill passed to impose death penalty for nuclear terror - Chong Zi Liang
  • Sputnik News - No Mercy: Singapore Law Makes Nuclear Terrorism Punishable by Death
  • Daily Dispatch South Africa - Nuclear will kill jobs and recolonise SA - Irvin Jim, general secretary of Numsa
  • WOSU Public Media, Columbus, OH - Nonpartisan Coalition Opposes Bailout for FirstEnergy's Nuclear Plants - Kabir Bhatia
  • Asahi Shimbun - Hakodate tax donations boost fight against nuclear plant - Kenji Izumi
  • Science Times - Nuclear Waste Conversion: Glass Logs Or Encased In Concrete & Buried Underground - Lester Mondragon
  • NASDAQ - Grid fees, nuclear maintenance hit E.ON's Q1 operating profit - Reuters
  • Jakarta Post - Russia offers turnkey nuclear plants to Indonesia: Luhut - Fedina S. Sundaryani
  • Brattleboro Reformer - Coalition wants state to reject part of Vermont Yankee plan - Mike Faher
  • Greenfield Recorder - New England Coalition files with Vt. Public Service Board on Entergy plant rubblization - Richie Davis
  • Japan Times - Hiroshima mayor wants U.N. chief to attend nuclear disarmament conference in August
  • Business News Americas - Argentina, China to sign US$12.5bn nuclear financing agreement - Andrew Baker
  • PR Newswire - IRmep asks appeals court to block Trump transfer of $3.7 billion in US aid to nuclear Israel - Institute for Research: Middle Eastern Policy
  • Business Day South Africa - Structure of the market needs to be revised to ensure least-cost energy - Anton Eberhard
  • Business Day South Africa - Power of renewables is sweeping the world towards a new revolution - Michael Power
  • Desert Sun - Solar and wind are booming – just not in the California desert - Sammy Roth
  • Toronto Star - Two-thirds of Canada's electricity now comes from renewable energy - Mia Rabson
  • Bloomberg - Tunnel With Nuclear Waste Collapses in Washington State - Nicholas K. Geranios, Associated Press
  • NPR - Emergency Declared At Nuclear-Contaminated Site In Washington State - Camila Domonoske
  • New Delhi Pioneer - One-day workshop on Nuclear Energy Awareness held
  • Kalamazoo Gazette - Palisades contract buy-out could save Consumers Energy customers millions - Malachi Barrett
  • WOOD TV8 Grand Rapids - State hearing comment about possible Palisades closure - Brady Gillum
  • WTVB Coldwater, MI - Public Service Commission hearings on Palisades - Timm Morrison
  • WSJM-FM Benton Harbor - State Takes Comments On Palisades Closure
  • Connecticut Post - Millstone assistance bill clears key committee - Bill Cummings
  • Connecticut Mirror - Casino, Millstone bills clear a committee hurdle
  • Press & Sun-Bulletin - Lawsuit to be filed on Indian Point closure - Joseph Spector
  • Tri-City Herald - Hanford worker protection trial delayed again - Annette Cary
  • WJBF Augusta - Georgia Power profits off Plant Vogtle construction despite cost overruns, delays, and contractor bankruptcy - Anne Maxwell
  • Public Citizen - Trump Nominates Two Republicans for Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
  • All Things Nuclear - US-China Relations Set Up to Fail - Gregory Kulacki, China project manager and senior analyst
  • NRC - NRC Names New Resident Inspector At Indian Point Nuclear Plant
  • NRC - NRC To Conduct Open House to Discuss 2016 Performance of Turkey Point Nuclear Plant
  • USGS - M 6.0 - 109km ESE of Hirara, Japan
  • IAEA - Rwanda Signs Its First Country Programme Framework (CPF) for ...
  • World Nuclear News - US commission speeds Russian anti-dumping review
  • World Nuclear News - German government takes over interim waste storage
  • Asahi Shimbun - A-bomb training area to receive paper crane folded by Sadako - Gen Okamoto
  • Asahi Shimbun - Hakodate tax donations boost fight against nuclear plant - Kenji Izumi
  • ENENews - Everyone on Earth has been irradiated by Fukushima – "Shocking new study reveals true extent of global impact" – "Scientists are only just now confirming far-reaching effects" of nuclear disaster
  • ENENews - New fear of explosions in Fukushima – Nuclear waste threatens to "spontaneously combust" – Millions of tons of radioactive material could be released – Nuclear Expert: Japanese government is "terrified" (AUDIO)
  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - Notice Meetings: Advisory Board on Radiation and Worker Health, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health FR Document: 2017-09321 Citation: 82 FR 21545 PDF Pages 21545-21546 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Energy Department - Notice Excess Uranium Management: Secretarial Determination of No Adverse Impact on Domestic Uranium Mining, Conversion, and Enrichment Industries FR Document: 2017-09243 Citation: 82 FR 21594 PDF Pages 21594-21631 (38 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Proposed Rule Regulatory Improvements for Power Reactors Transitioning to Decommissioning FR Document: 2017-09332 Citation: 82 FR 21481 PDF Pages 21481-21482 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Environmental Assessments; Availability, etc.: STP Nuclear Operating Co., South Texas Project, Units 1 and 2 FR Document: 2017-09369 Citation: 82 FR 21568 PDF Pages 21568-21573 (6 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Facility Operating and Combined Licenses: Applications and Amendments Involving No Significant Hazards Considerations; Correction FR Document: 2017-09367 Citation: 82 FR 21567 PDF Pages 21567-21568 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Facility Operating and Combined Licenses: Applications and Amendments Involving Proposed No Significant Hazards Considerations, etc. FR Document: 2017-09345 Citation: 82 FR 21555 PDF Pages 21555-21567 (13 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on APR1400 FR Document: 2017-09362 Citation: 82 FR 21554 PDF Page 21554 (1 page) Permalink
  • Tennessee Valley Authority - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2017-09451 Citation: 82 FR 21591 PDF Page 21591 (1 page) Permalink
  • Mainichi Daily News - Multiple wildfires hit Tohoku, approaching near residential areas
  • Asahi Shimbun - Forest fires threaten homes, still spreading in Iwate
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Tepco seeks nuclear tie-ups in fresh business plan
  • Natural News - Japan to "drop tanks" full of Fukushima nuclear waste directly into the ocean - Amy Goodrich
  • Senator Dean Heller (R-NV) - ICYMI: Heller: Yucca Mountain Threatens Las Vegas Economy

    Monday, May 08, 2017

  • Bloomberg - Editorial: To Bury Nuclear Waste, Dig Deeper Than Yucca Mountain
  • Las Vegas Sun - Editorial: If only more Republican leaders were like our governor
  • Washington Examiner - All the ways Trump's policies are stuck in the swamp - Kelly Cohen, Kyle Feldscher, Joel Gehrke, Sean Higgins, Robert King, Joseph Lawler, Kimberly Leonard, Jamie McIntyre, Jason Russell and John Siciliano
  • Las Vegas Sun - Could management shift to states even if public lands remain federally owned? - Daniel Rothberg
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Hold repeated dialogue to obtain understanding on N-waste disposal
  • Bloomberg - Germans May Face Higher Power Costs on Exit From Nuclear Energy - Brian Parkin
  • Bloomberg - China Mulls 3 Mega Power Firms in $855 Billion Reshuffle
  • Bloomberg - EON Dividend Hike Seen No Proof of Rebound After Record Loss - Tino Andresen
  • Independent Barents Observer - Satellite images show expansion of nuclear weapons sites on Kola - Thomas Nilsen
  • Utility Dive - TVA Watts Bar-2 nuke to shut until summer amid safety culture concerns - Peter Maloney
  • Namibian New Era - Life after the closure of Rössing Uranium
  • Energy Collective - UK Nuclear Industry Wigged Out Over Brexit - Dan Yurman
  • Sugar Land Patch, TX - Thermo Fisher Scientific Cleans Radioactive Material From Contaminated City Ditch - Bryan Kirk
  • Mainichi Daily News - About 200 people protest restarting of Fukui nuclear reactor outside plant
  • Clacton and Frinton Gazette - Bradwell B would be 'costly and dangerous' - Blackwater Against New Nuclear Group
  • Global Construction Review - First reactor at UAE's $25bn Barakah nuclear plant complete – but delayed
  • The Gulf Today - Barakah nuclear energy plant receives continued support of UAE leadership
  • Energy Collective - Europe is Ignoring its Energy Reality - Rauli Partanen
  • Journal du Cameroun - Uganda lobbies China for nuclear energy development partnership - APA News
  • Spalding Guardian - Moulton-based nuclear test veteran didn't make it to air
  • INFORUM Fargo, ND - Column: Minnesota goes nuclear
  • Trana Rogne - Consul General Dayan: Iran Complying With Nuclear Deal Spells Disaster
  • Aiken Standard - Editorial: Prospects dimming for utility rate reform
  • News Nation India - China not opposed to India's entry to Nuclear Suppliers Group, harps on agreement of admission standards by fellow members - VT Digger
  • Vermont Journalism Trust - Coalition wants state to reject parts of Vermont Yankee plan - Mike Faher
  • Energy Voice - Macron wins French presidency – but what does it mean for the future of nuclear in the country? - Alan Shields
  • World Nuclear News - Summer plant construction progress continues
  • World Nuclear News - SMRs could 'help secure' post-Brexit nuclear industry
  • Phys.org - New plutonium discovery lights way to clean up nuclear waste
  • Mandurah Mail - Atomic veterans to be recognised after 61 years - Nathan Hondros
  • BBC - Glasgow researchers create star power in the lab - Ken Macdonald
  • UK Construction Enquirer - Sellafield seeks four firms for £4.5bn spend - Aaron Morby
  • Deccan Chronicle - A lucky escape
  • Midwest Energy News - Clean energy groups leading on utility changes envisioned in Minnesota's e21 Initiative - Frank Jossi
  • IAEA - Costa Rica Ratifies Key Nuclear Security Amendment
  • NHK World - Training for new 'Hula Girls' begins in Fukushima
  • Asahi Shimbun - U.N. food agency 'convinced' that Fukushima food is safe to eat - Yukie Yamao
  • Mainichi Daily News - GSDF called to fight forest fire in Iwate Pref.
  • Mainichi Daily News - Fire in Miyagi forces nearly 400 residents to evacuate
  • Jiji Press - (Update) Wildfires Rage in Northeastern Japan, Forcing Evacuation
  • New York Times - E.P.A. Dismisses Members of Major Scientific Review Board - Coral Davenport
  • New York Times - Trump's Wall Faces a Barrier in Texas: Landowner Lawsuits - Ron Nixon
  • DOE:EERE - 5 Common Geothermal Energy Myths Debunked - Erin Tulley, Communications Lead, Geothermal Technologies Office
  • London Times - Energy firms fail to pass on cost cuts to customers - Emily Gosden, Energy Editor
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Exemptions and Combined Licenses; Amendments: Southern Nuclear Operating Co., Inc., Vogtle Electric Generating Plant, Units 3 and 4; Passive Core Cooling System (PXS) Condensate Return FR Document: 2017-09203 Citation: 82 FR 21432 PDF Pages 21432-21433 (2 pages) Permalink

    Sunday, May 07, 2017

  • Nevada Independent - Opinion: A grumble from the grave: Yucca Mountain attempts to join the undead - John L. Smith
  • La Prensa - EEUU: ¿por qué Nevada se opone a depósito nuclear respaldado por Donald Trump?
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Now the heavy lifting begins for Nevada Legislature - Sean Whaley
  • Common Dreams - United States Says 'Yes' to Nuclear Weapons Tests, 'No' to a Nuke Ban Treat - John LaForge
  • Global Research - THAAD Rocket Fuel: Likely Ground Water Contamination Coming to Seongju, South Korea - Bruce Gagnon
  • National Law Review - FDA Removes Clearance for Potassium Perchlorate in Sealing Gaskets Based on Abandonment
  • Environmental Defense Fund - Protecting industry or people? FDA refuses to ban toxic chemical in packaging for baby cereal. - Tom Neltner
  • Daily Herald, Provo, UT - Rock Canyon Poets show nuclear power's cost in 'Nuclear Impact Utah' - Court Mann
  • Minneapolis Star Tribune - Former NSA executive urges public vigilance against government overreach - James Eli Shiffer
  • Twin Falls Times-News - Readers Comment: Don't abandon Idaho's nuclear agreement - Beatrice Brailsford
  • Tri-City Herald - Newhouse asks Trump for small modular reactor money - Annette Cary
  • Rapid City Journal - Claims, counterclaims fly before uranium mining hearings - Seth Tupper
  • Scotland Sunday Post - Photos reveal covert operation of moving highly dangerous nuclear waste through Scotland at night - Jim Lawson & Gordon Blackstock
  • Gulf Business News - UAE delays launch of first nuclear power reactor
  • Sputnik News - House Oversight Committee Launches Probe Into Iran Nuke Deal
  • Tehran Times - Rome fully endorses nuclear deal: Italian deputy FM - Ali Kushki
  • ABC.au - Budget 2017: Veterans exposed to radiation welcome Government decision to grant Gold Card access - David Weber and Emily Piesse
  • Spokesman-Review - States move to roll back environmental rules in Trump's wake - Ari Natter
  • Daily Telegraph - Toshiba bankruptcy threatens Moorside - Ben Marlow Jillian Ambrose
  • Yahoo!7 News - New tech to speed up veterans' claims - AAP
  • T2 Online - Diana Penty and John Abraham pair up for a film based on Pokhran nuclear tests - Nairita Mukherjee
  • London Sunday Times - Troubled Toshiba could spark a meltdown
  • Daiji World - Chest irradiation can cause heart disease decades later - IANS
  • Trend News Agency - Iran's deal may collapse if wrong candidate to be president - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • Vice Motherboard - Radiation-Resistant Mutants at Chernobyl Pave the Way for Life on Mars - Becky Ferreira
  • Asian Age - A lucky escape--The incident does nothing to reinforce our belief in our ability to handle hazardous substances
  • New Baltimore Voice - Marysville, St. Clair restate opposition to Lake Huron nuclear waste dump - Jim Bloch
  • TEPCO - The list of sold real estate has been updated under the "Measures towards reform" page.

    Saturday, May 06, 2017

  • Boston Globe - Letters: 40 years after the Seabrook protests
  • Brattleboro Reformer - Vermont Yankee: Expert says faster reuse unrealistic amid national waste dilemma - Lissa Weinmann
  • Las Vegas Sun - Global warming's urgency topic of local debate - Mick Akers
  • KOB Albuquerque - Families seeking aid through Radiation Exposure Compensation Act
  • Retraction Watch - Ecologist loses appeal for whistleblower protection
  • Idaho Statesman - letter: INL waste - Errol Waters, Meridian
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Guest column: The INL clean-up hype - Tami Thatcher
  • Bloomberg - Rouhani Rival Says Iran's Nuclear Accord Should Be Respected - Golnar Motevalli and Ladane Nasseri
  • NEI - Nuclear Energy's Role in Fighting Climate Change Under Threat
  • Reuters - Kazakhstan offers to sell Brazil uranium - Anthony Boadle
  • Reuters - Hardline foes of Iran's Rouhani rap lack of payoff from nuclear deal - Parisa Hafezi
  • SIGNAL, Nigeria - Nuclear Energy: IAEA, Rosatom to Assist Nigeria, Others
  • UAE National - Construction of UAE's first nuclear reactor complete but operation delayed to 2018 - Caline Malek
  • Southwest Colorado Journal - NRC urges uranium miner to review all operations - Jim Mimiaga
  • Daily Caller - Congress Gears Up For Showdown Over Billions In Nuclear Tax Credits - Andrew Follett
  • Idaho State Journal - Idaho State University Students take home three awards from American Nuclear Society Student Conference
  • Idaho Statesman - letter: Nuclear waste - Kerry Cooke, Boise
  • Bayshore Broadcasting - The Economic Effects of Nuclear Refurbishment - Craig Power
  • PennEnergy - Nuclear plants account for more than half of electricity generation in Illinois
  • Vice Motherboard - This Vancouver Startup Is Chasing the Dream of Clean, Limitless Energy Forever - Bryson Masse
  • News18 - Kudankulam Nuclear Unit Shut Down Due to Water, Steam Leakage - IANS
  • Pakistan DAWN - India's nuclear expansion source of concern for neighbours
  • Japan Times - Hiroshima, Nagasaki mayors call for progress in nuclear disarmament talks
  • Japan Times - Group creates film and story series based on interviews with Fukushima evacuees
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - Nuclear Decommissioning Citizens Advisory Panel strategizes with selectmen - Frank Mand
  • Nigeria Today - Nuclear Energy: IAEA, Rosatom to Assist Nigeria, Others
  • MercoPress - Argentina and China will sign contract to construct two nuclear powered plants
  • Albuquerque Journal - Editorial: A warm welcome to Sandia Labs' new team
  • Augusta Chronicle - SRNS provides funding support for innovative education in Augusta area - Thomas Gardiner
  • GhanaWeb - Africa can be a leader in renewable energy - Bill McKibben - The Hindu
  • The Hindu - NGOs thrown out of gear by FCRA
  • Augusta Chronicle - SRS contract companies earn Palmetto safety award
  • Salt Lake Tribune - George Pyle: We know what monument foes are, and how cheaply they can be had - George Pyle
  • Business Standard - Madras Atomic Power Station unit 2 to restart on Monday - IANS
  • Rye City Review - Indian Point lawsuit dead before arrival - James Pero
  • Beyond Nuclear - Fire near Fukushima nuclear site could spread radiation further
  • Atomic Insights - People's Climate March: Why Nuclear Advocates Felt Excluded and Chose To Stay Away - Rod Adams
  • Atomic Insights - GA Power and Westinghouse Extend Temp Vogtle Nuclear Plant Construction Agreement Through May 12 - Rod Adams
  • IPS - Mega-Projects Have Magnified Corruption in Brazil - Mario Osava
  • Public Citizen - Big Win for Enviros in Texas as Nuclear Waste Bill Is Amended
  • All Things Nuclear - Exelon Generation Company (a.k.a. Nuclear Whiners) - Dave Lochbaum, director, Nuclear Safety Project
  • Trend News Agency - Nuclear deal to go unaffected by Iran presidential election - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • Mainichi Daily News - Hiroshima, Nagasaki mayors call for progress in NPT talks
  • Hoy Los Angeles - Nevada y su pelea contra planta de residuos nucleares en Yucca Mountain
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Budgets approved to fight Yucca Mountain - Sean Whaley
  • Counter Information - Helen Caldicott: The Fukushima Nuclear Meltdown Continues Unabated. Radioactive Waste into the Pacific Ocean - Helen Caldicott

    Friday, May 05, 2017

  • WATD FM Marshfield, MA - Kingston: Nuclear Waste Specialist Speaks to Concerned Residents - Mimi Walker
  • Brattleboro Reformer - Vermont Yankee: Expert says faster reuse unrealistic amid national waste dilemma - Lissa Weinmann
  • KTVN Reno - Senate Sends Spending Bill to President Trump, Averts Shutdown
  • E&E Daily - APPROPRIATIONS: Some optimism ahead of fiscal 2018 spending talks - Geof Koss and George Cahlink
  • NRC - IN-17-01 Reactor Coolant System Leakage from a Control Rod Drive Threaded Connection
  • DOE - AUDIT REPORT: DOE-OIG-17-05: Department of Energy's West Valley Demonstration Project
  • Colorado Daily - Peace Train: Militarism vs. the environment - Tom Mayer, Rocky Mountain Peace and Justice Center
  • Occupational Health Safety - OSHA's Beryllium Rule Under OIRA Review
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - Breidenbach leaving position at WIPP - Maddy Hayden
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Retired LANL Scientists: Attacks On Science, EPA Are Foolhardy, Dangerous - Carol A. Clark
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Small modular reactor possibilities expand - Kevin Trevellyan
  • Greenpeace International - Nuclear power and the collapse of society - Blogpost by Rex Weyler
  • Columbus Dispatch - Nuke waste debate: Turn it into glass or encase in cement? - Associated Press
  • Vice Motherboard - Kitty Litter, Ocean Burial, Shooting It at the Sun: The Worst Ways to Stash Nuclear Waste - Daniel Oberhaus
  • Vancouver Columbian - Nuclear waste at Hanford: Turn it into glass or encase in cement? - Nicholas K. Geranios
  • Bloomberg - Iranians Still Waiting for Nuclear Deal Payoff - Ladane Nasseri and Golnar Motevalli
  • Reuters - TABLE-Swiss nuclear plant outages - Vera Eckert
  • Reuters - Belgian regulator finds no new cracks in Tihange 2 reactor tank - Robert-Jan Bartunek
  • Reuters - UAE delays first nuclear plant by a year as operator awaits license - Stanley Carvalho and Geert De Clercq
  • Reuters - UAE delays start-up of first nuclear plant as operator not ready - Geert De Clercq
  • Reuters video - Republicans pass Obamacare overhaul in House vote
  • Reuters - South Africa can avert further downgrades: central bank governor - Olivia Kumwenda-Mtambo
  • Reuters - U.S. House approves tighter North Korea sanctions - Patricia Zengerle, Ben Blanchard
  • BBC - Nuclear conflict risk: Why the bomb is back - Jonathan Marcus
  • TASS - IAEA chief expresses serious concern about North Korea's nuclear program
  • Deutsche Welle - IAEA chief 'concerned' about North Korean nuclear progress
  • Deutsche Welle - Japan seeks final resting place for highly radioactive nuclear waste - Julian Ryall (Tokyo)
  • The Hill blog - New regs for Monday: Nuclear, relocation, pesticides - Tim Devaney
  • UK Independent - Germany breaks renewables record with coal and nuclear power responsible for only 15% of country's total energy - Charlotte England
  • UK Engineer - IMechE calls for post-Brexit focus on small modular reactors
  • Energy Live News - 'Small modular reactors key for nuclear industry post-Brexit' - Jonny Bairstow
  • PEI - SMRs could hold key to UK nuclear future says report - Tildy Bayar
  • Daily Maverick - Op-Ed: Can any South African Nuclear Energy Procurement ever Succeed?
  • KPBS San Diego - Public Meeting Focuses On Storage Plans For San Onofre's Nuclear Waste - Alison St John
  • Times of Israel - Netanyahu warns Israel not bound by 2015 Iranian nuke deal
  • NY Newsday - LI lawmakers criticize cost of upstate nuclear plant bailout - Mark Harrington
  • Kansas City Star - Help for St. Louis-area homeowners near radioactive landfill gets sliced again - Allison Pecorin
  • Columbus Business First - Bowling alleys among dozens of groups against FirstEnergy's nuke plans - Tom Knox
  • London Sun - GOING UNDERGROUND: Britain's secret underground city built to protect the government in a Cold War nuclear attack - Ellie Cambridge
  • Business Insider - Inside Britain's secret underground city built during the Cold War to protect the government from nuclear attack - Thomas Colson
  • Science Times - Radioactive Waste Endangers The Migratory Waterfowl, Polluting Lakes, Ponds, Marshes - Menahem, Zen
  • The Hindu - Development of nuclear technology--fifty years ago may 5, 1967
  • Sputnik News - EU Plans to Hand Over Control of Euratom Nuclear Waste on UK Soil to London
  • Taiwan News - Taiwan nuclear power plant maintenance fault might tighten summer electricity supply - Judy Lin
  • Riverdale Press - Dinowitz still fighting upstate nuclear subsidies - Anthony Capote
  • Astana Times - Kazakhstan, Japan and CTBTO seek discussions ahead of Nuclear Nonproliferation Treaty review - Malika Orazgaliyeva
  • South Jersey Times - Editorial: Salem nuclear plants hit a Homer but strike out
  • Platts - Wind, nuclear subsidies play large role in reduced coal consumption: Dynegy VP - Jeffrey McDonald
  • Platts - Belgian nuclear availability set to almost double as reactors return - Andreas Franke
  • TCPalm - Letter: Nuclear plants at home bigger threat than North Korean nukes - Helen Frigo, Jensen Beach
  • Southeast Energy News - Southern Co. says it needs $3.7 billion from Toshiba to complete Vogtle plant - Ken Paulman
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Tug of war in Ga. over who controls Vogtle's fate - Kristi E. Swartz
  • AllGov - Chair of the Nuclear Waste Technical Review Board: Who Is Jean Bahr?
  • Bellona - Wildfires near Fukushima reignite Chernobyl-like fears of contamination - Charles Digges
  • World Nuclear News - IAEA updates regulatory self-assessment tool
  • World Nuclear News - Completed Barakah 1 awaits permission to load fuel
  • World Nuclear News - Ignalina storage facility set for commercial operation
  • World Nuclear News - Study shows Columbia plant's regional value
  • Le News - Some numbers behind the divisive Swiss vote on energy
  • New Scientist - Fukushima accident gave everyone an X-ray's worth of radiation - Andy Coghlan
  • Environmental Defense Fund blog - 3 energy-water nexus lessons from the state of Texas - Kate Zerrenner
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - Letter: Speak up about the future of Diablo Canyon - Ellie Ripley, Arroyo Grande
  • Deseret News - Energy summit highlights Utah's successes, challenges - Amy Joi O'Donoghue
  • London Times - Unlimited energy is more than a pipe dream - Ed Conway
  • Public Citizen - Last-Minute Bill Could Bring More Nuclear Waste to Texas
  • NRC - NRC Names New Resident Inspector at Byron Nuclear Plant
  • IAEA - Radiation Oncology Conference Open for Registration - Miklos Gaspar, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Trend News Agency - Iran's presidential hopefuls imply confidence in nuclear deal
  • NHK World - Seko: Japan to prioritize removing fuel debris
  • Japan Times - New U.N. disarmament chief Nakamitsu backs proposal for global nuclear weapons ban
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Hiroshima extends invitation to pope - Yuki Sato
  • Jiji Press - Burial Sites Undecided for Radioactive Waste from Reactors
  • Jiji Press - Japan State Secret Documents Scrapped under Legal Loophole
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability FR Document: 2017-09165 Citation: 82 FR 21228 PDF Page 21228 (1 page) Permalink
  • National Science Foundation - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2017-09197 Citation: 82 FR 21267 PDF Pages 21267-21268 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Facility Operating Licenses; Amendments: Entergy Operations, Inc.; Waterford Steam Electric Station, Unit 3 FR Document: 2017-09154 Citation: 82 FR 21268 PDF Pages 21268-21269 (2 pages) Permalink Notice
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Guidance: Proposed Revisions to Conduct of Operations FR Document: 2017-09068 Citation: 82 FR 21269 PDF Pages 21269-21270 (2 pages) Permalink Notice
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - License Applications; Amendments: Sacramento Municipal Utility District; Rancho Seco Independent Spent Fuel Storage Installation FR Document: 2017-09155 Citation: 82 FR 21270 PDF Pages 21270-21272 (3 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2017-09308 Citation: 82 FR 21272 PDF Pages 21272-21273 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Brattleboro Reformer - GMMT: Money Problems for Vermont Yankee's Cleanup Partner's Project
  • Pahrump Valley Times - Nevada: Basin and Range reversal won't bolster Yucca Mountain - Daria Sokolova

    Thursday, May 04, 2017

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - House passes $1.1T spending bill; Senate next stop - Gary Martin
  • Washington Times - Texas sues Perry over unused waste site - Alex Swoyer
  • Las Vegas Sun - Editorial: Gun background checks: Over half-million Nevada voters will not be ignored by Laxalt
  • Tri-City Herald - GAO pushes cheaper way to treat Hanford radioactive tank waste - Annette Cary
  • Albuquerque Journal - $1.1 trillion spending bill includes funds for NM - Michael Coleman
  • Vegas Seven - It's Easy to Hate Nevada Politics - Michael Green, associate professor of history at UNLV
  • DTLV - History in a Bottle: The Evolution of Atomic Liquors - Kimberly De La Cruz
  • Al Jazeera - John Kiriakou: The ex-CIA officer turned whistle-blower - Ali Younes
  • GovExec - House Panel Clears Expanded OSC Access to Protect Whistleblowers
  • Federal Times - House passes Whistleblower Protection Act clarification bill - Tony Ware
  • OHS Canada - Alberta introduces bill to update whistleblower rules and protections - KPVI News 6-
  • KPVI Pocatello - Obscura Celebration Highlights INL Reactor - Idaho National Laboratory
  • Bloomberg - North Korea Issues Direct Criticism of China Amid Nuke Dispute - Hyung-Jin kim
  • Reuters video - North Korean media issues rare criticism of China over nuclear warnings
  • Reuters - Exclusive: France under Macron could delay nuclear cutbacks - source - Geert De Clercq and Benjamin Mallet
  • Reuters - TABLE-Swiss nuclear plant outages - Vera Eckert
  • Reuters - BRIEF-DTRA awards engility $35 million contract for nuclear consulting
  • Reuters - U.S. readying new North Korea sanctions if needed: Tillerson - Yeganeh Torbati
  • Reuters - EU probing if EDF, Areva deal will hit competition, innovation: source - Foo Yun Chee
  • Reuters - Westinghouse, CB&I spar in court over $2 billion merger dispute - Tom Hals
  • Forbes blog - We Have Plenty Of Uranium In North America - James Conca
  • Financial Times - Brussels plans to saddle UK with EU nuclear waste - Arthur Beesley in Brussels and Andrew Ward in London
  • Financial Times - Letter: New nuclear deal with EU calls for delicate handling - Lady Barbara Judge, UK Atomic Energy Authority
  • Dudley News - Ministers 'must make fresh nuclear power agreements to avoid Brexit cliff edge'
  • Kallanish Energy - UK's nuclear industry worried about 'Euratom cliff edge' ?? - Kallanish Energy
  • Forbes blog - With Renewables Surging, Nuclear and Petroleum Battle Over Subsidies - Jeff McMahon
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Key Democrat appropriator promotes federal aid for industry - Emily Holden, Sam Mintz and Hannah Northey
  • Daily Telegraph - Britain's Nuclear Bomb: The Inside Story is a fitting tribute to the unsung heroes of postwar Britain: review - Michael Hogan
  • London Times - Britain's Nuclear Bomb: The Inside Story; Trust Me, I'm a Vet - Andrew Billen
  • South Jersey Times - Nuclear plant worker 'deliberately' tried to hide error, officials say - Bill Gallo Jr.
  • National Interest - Study: U.S. "Losing Ground" To Russia and China On Nuclear Power - Andrew Follett
  • Greenfield Recorder - Two radioactive waste seminars being held Saturday - Richie Davis
  • Brattleboro Reformer - Rubble trouble at Vermont Yankee? - Mike Faher
  • Vermont Business Magazine - NRC to take public comment on proposed sale of Vermont Yankee
  • Rutland Herald - Vernon requests OK of Yankee sale
  • Auckland Now - Roger Hanson: Nuclear Power – yes or no? - Roger Hanson
  • Wall Street Journal - Southern Seeks $3.7 Billion From Toshiba for Georgia Nuclear Plant - Russell Gold
  • Irish Times - Toshiba's startling spiral downwards continues - David McNeill
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Southern turns to D.C. for help to finish reactors - Kristi E. Swartz
  • KHBS/KHOG Fort Smith-Fayetteville - Fayetteville residents upset over SEFOR wastewater plan
  • Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette - Fayetteville City Council accepts wastewater from SEFOR site - Stacy Ryburn
  • McClatchy DC - US officials, company, to discuss radioactive sludge spill - The Associated Press
  • CBS Los Angeles - Special Sheriff's Unit Scans Incoming Ships For Radioactive Material At LA Ports
  • Vice Motherboard - Why Canada Is Selling Advanced Nuclear Reactors to China - Tomas Urbina
  • Astana Times - Kazatomprom, KazNU establish centre for uranium industry professionals - Kamila Zhumabayeva
  • Moneyweb.za - 'Nuclear can't work in current growth environment' - Ingé Lamprecht
  • Business Day South Africa - EDITORIAL: Where Zuma won't go, SA courts must - Financial Mail
  • Orange County Register - San Clemente seeks stronger safeguards for burial of nuclear waste - Fred Swegles
  • ESI Africa - Rosatom reaffirms commitment in SA nuclear bid
  • Moneyweb.za - Rosatom is here to stay--Company underlines commitment to long-term presence in SA. - Warren Thompson
  • News24 - Eskom backs out
  • TASS - Rosatom not dropping nuclear power plant construction project in South Africa
  • OB Rag - Nuclear Shutdown News April 2017: Safety Value Malfunction at Oyster Creek Nuke - Michael Steinberg
  • BusinessKorea - KHNP Striving to Land New Orders for Nuclear Power Plants in Czech - Jung Min-hee
  • Winnipeg Free Press - Carr keeps hands off nuclear waste - Dave Taylor
  • World Nuclear News - IAEA notes improved Swedish nuclear security
  • World Nuclear News - Russia starts hermetic tests at Leningrad plant
  • BBC - Moorside nuclear plant 'on hold' as review announced
  • San Clemente Times - City Will Amend Letter to Coastal Commission to Bolster Position against Nuclear Waste Storage - Eric Heinz
  • Reuters - Construction work on Turkey's first nuclear plant to start next month, minister says - Ece Toksabay
  • ACTMedia - Romanian Business News - Minister Petcu: Negotiations with Chinese for new nuclear reactors to be finished this year
  • Ventura County Star - State says toxic site near Simi doesn't imperil campus - Mike Harris
  • Mainichi Daily News - Pope asked to visit Hiroshima
  • The Guardian - Trust Me, I'm a Vet review – plenty of stats and science, but no shaggy dog stories - Sam Wollaston
  • Traverse City Record-Eagle - Tony Anderson: Energy is a battleship of issues - Tony Anderson
  • Daily Mirror - Bomb test veterans will have entire DNA mapped - to see if it was irreparably damaged by nuclear radiation - Susie Boniface
  • NRC - NRC to Hold Public Meeting to Discuss New Potential Regulations for Power Reactor Decommissioning - IAEA
  • IAEA - New Tool for Countries to Assess Their Safety Infrastructure Launched - Susanna Lööf, IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security
  • NHK World - Hibakusha, Nagasaki mayor urge nuclear arms ban
  • NHK World - Kishida, CTBTO, condemn N.Korean nuclear tests
  • Japan Times - METI chief Seko visits site of Chernobyl nuclear disaster
  • Japan Times - Governor asks pope to visit Hiroshima and issue message of peace
  • Japan Times - State secrets being shredded under legal loophole in divisive 2014 law
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Help sought for damaged A-bomb artworks
  • Rep. Dina Titus (D-NV1) - No Money in Omnibus for Yucca Mountain
  • Ruben Kihuen, (D-NV4) - REPS. KIHUEN, ROSEN JOINT STATEMENT ON DECISION TO NOT INCLUDE FUNDING FOR YUCCA MOUNTAIN IN BILL TO KEEP GOVERNMENT OPEN
  • Fin24 - Rosatom remains upbeat about nuclear after Eskom cans RFI - Matthew le Cordeur
  • Fin24 - Renewables vs nuclear: Ruling calls for greater scrutiny - Rob Jeffrey
  • BelTA - Belarus' innovative development program 2016-2020 estimated at Br19.4bn
  • BelTA - Shumilin: Belarus' market of intellectual property steadily developing
  • Yonhap News - Seoul takes heed of N.K.'s 'rare' direct criticism of China - sooyeon@yna.co.kr
  • Mesquite Local News - It may be time to negotiate for Yucca Mountain benefits - Thomas Mitchell
  • WATD Marshfield, MA - Kingston: Nuclear Waste Specialist Speaks to Concerned Residents - Mimi Walker
  • San Francisco Chronicle - Nuke waste debate: Turn it into glass or encase in cement? - Nicholas K. Geranios, Associated Press
  • NHK World - Seko: Japan to prioritize removing fuel debris
  • NHK World - Wildfire spreads in Fukushima no-go zone
  • Pembroke Daily Observer - NSDF will be a safe operation, council hears - Sean Chase
  • iBrattleboro.com - Environmental Justice and Nuclear Waste: The Road from Vermont Yankee to Texas
  • California Coastal Coalition - San Clemente Residents Push Coastal Commission To Move Nuclear Waste « CBS Los Angeles - Steve Aceti
  • NRC - Independent Evaluation of the Federal Information Security Modernization Act of 2014 for Fiscal Year 2017

    Wednesday, May 03, 2017

  • KOLO Reno NV - Yucca Mountain: Off the back burner - Ed Pearce
  • KOLO Reno NV - Yucca Mountain Revived
  • Daily Energy Insider - NEI urges Energy Department, Office of Management and Budget to address nuclear waste funding concerns
  • Bloomberg BNA - Lawmakers Gird for 2018 Fight as Budget Bill Retains EPA Funds - Brian Dabbs
  • Elko Daily Free Press - Commentary: It may be time to negotiate for Yucca Mountain benefits - Thomas Mitchell
  • Las Vegas Sun - Letter: Illinois ideal for nuke waste - Albert Brzycki, Las Vegas
  • Canada NewsWire - The AFNQL joins the consensus against radioactive waste transport and storage on first nations ancestral lands - Assembly of First Nations Quebec-Labrador
  • Nuclear Age Peace Foundation - Sunflower Newsletter: May 2017
  • West Hawaii Today - Letter(#3): DU article left experts out - Martha "Cory" Harden, Hilo
  • WebWire - House Passes Bill to Clarify Whistleblower Protection for Federal Employees
  • Australian Financial Review - Survey finds whistleblowers need more protection - Tony Boyd
  • Baton Rouge Advocate - $750,000 whistleblower award against state Department of Natural Resources reversed - Joe Gyan
  • +Port Pirie Recorder - Bribery, corruption can be revealed under policy - Greg Mayfield
  • CBC News - Alberta wants to toughen law to protect whistleblowers - Michelle Bellefontaine
  • JD Supra - Energy & Process Corp. Settles Whistleblower Action Related to Construction of Nuclear Waste Treatment Facility
  • CBS Denver - Rocky Flats Reaches $375 Million Settlement
  • Everett Daily Herald - Report: Feds not preventing fraud, including at Hanford - Associated Press
  • Spokesman-Review - Budget deal provides solid budget for Hanford - Associated Press
  • Tri-City Herald - Workers prepare to tackle Hanford's potentially deadliest spill - Annette Cary
  • Seattle PI - Connelly: Wash. lawmakers respond to Trump tweet about gov't shutdown - Joel Connelly
  • Greentech Media - Trump Selects Green Energy Policy Skeptic to Lead Renewable Energy and Efficiency Office at DOE
  • Spokesman-Review - GAO report says government not doing enough against fraud, including at Hanford - Associated Press
  • NEI - Nuclear Energy's Role in Fighting Climate Change Under Threat
  • AP News - US company turned blind eye to wild behavior on Iraq base - DESMOND BUTLER and LORI HINNANT
  • AP News - US nuclear weapons lab to keep focus on national security - Susan Montoya Bryan
  • Bloomberg - France Emerges as VC Dealmaker for Alternative to Nuclear Energy - Anna Hirtenstein and Francois De Beaupuy
  • Reuters - Iranians must give Rouhani second term to make good on nuclear deal: vice president - Alissa de Carbonnel
  • Reuters - China's Xi urges restraint on Korean peninsula - Ben Blanchard
  • Reuters - Insight -How two cutting edge U.S. nuclear projects bankrupted Westinghouse - Tom Hals and Emily Flitter
  • Bloomberg - OPEC Teaches Biggest Uranium Miner How to Handle Price Crash - Nariman Gizitdinov
  • POWERnews - Vogtle, V.C. Summer Project Owners Buy More Time to Mull Fate of Nuclear Units - Sonal Patel
  • WJBF-TV - Westinghouse to continue work on Plant Vogtle - Alesha Ray
  • World Nuclear News - Summer and Vogtle interim agreements extended - asdf
  • World Nuclear News - GNI calls for new approach to nuclear expansion - asdf
  • World Nuclear News - NIA sets out six priorities for Euratom exit
  • Miami New Times - City of Miami Slams FPL's Plan to Inject Nuclear Waste Below Dade's Drinking Water - Jerry Iannelli
  • CBS Los Angeles - San Onofre To Pressure Coastal Commission To Move Nuclear Waste Out Of City
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - TVA's plan for small nuclear reactor on Clinch River running into barriers - Tyler Whetstone
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - TVA's newest nuclear plant helps keep winter costs down despite recent snags - Dave Flessner
  • Moneyweb.za - Russia's Rosatom still keen to bid for SA's nuclear power fleet - Wendell Roelf and Tiisetso Motsoeneng
  • Johannesburg Stock Exchange Biznews - Duvenage: Pro-nuclear lobbyists and govt must stop propaganda campaign - Wayne Duvenage
  • Business Day South Africa - Winkler: Inside Zuma's nuclear meltdown - Hartmut Winkler
  • Creamer Media's Engineering News - A nuclear set-back for South Africa's nuclear procurement process: - Ashen Jugoo
  • TASS - South African Court postpones preparations for nuclear power plant construction tender
  • Cornwall Live - Watch as Geiger counter goes berserk after explorer enters radioactive Cornish mine - HannahCL
  • Huffington Post South Africa blog - Energy Minister Says Government May Appeal Nuclear Judgment--Mmamoloko Kubayi acknowledges serious problems in her department - Melanie Gosling
  • Eyewitness News Johannesburg - Energy Minister to meet with govt's legal team over nuclear court ruling - Lindsay Dentlinger
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Climate change remains industry's strongest driver – report - Umair Irfan
  • The Ecologist - Nuclear waste: Planning for the next million years - Ruby Russell
  • Business Day South Africa - Pro-nuclear lobby still fired up on deal despite court's refusal - Neil Overy
  • ecns.cn - China joins UK nuclear energy development for Hinkley Point Project - Liang Meichen
  • Charleston Post and Courier - S.C. congressional delegation loses fight to get nuclear tax credit in government spending bill - Emma Dumain
  • Dayton Daily News - Funding for Piketon cleanup in jeopardy, Portman warns - Jessica Wehrman
  • Portsmouth Daily Times - D&D funding assured - Frank Lewis
  • Two Row Times - Indigenous leaders unify against transport of radioactive waste - Nahnda Garlow
  • Japan Times - Activity resumes at North Korea nuclear site amid fears of sixth atomic test: report - Jesse Johnson
  • China Daily - Mini nuclear reactor now ready to be built - Zheng Xin
  • ITV News - Exclusive: NuGen CEO certain Moorside nuclear development will go ahead - Tom Samson
  • NW Evening Mail - Calls for government to back Moorside nuclear plant - Duncan Bick
  • IB Times - Fukushima's Nuclear Radiation Could Be Spread By Raging Wildfire - Juliana Rose Pignataro
  • Bucharest Business Review - Minister Petcu: Negotiations with Chinese for new nuclear reactors to be finished this year - Georgiana Bendre
  • Decatur Daily - Exercise: How to handle a nuclear disaster - Evan Belanger
  • South Burnett Times - Nuclear power debate rears ugly head
  • UPI - Taking on a radioactive issue in the Arctic - Derek Ritsma
  • SA Business Times - Editorial: Nuclear deal halted thanks to NGOs and independent judiciary
  • Augusta Chronicle - Editorial: Too important to fail--Vogtle project must continue for nuclear power's future to grow
  • Aiken Standard - Congress cuts MOX funding to $335 million, gives $15 million for downblending - Michael Smith
  • Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette - Fayetteville City Council accepts wastewater from SEFOR site - Stacy Ryburn
  • Muskogee Daily Phoenix - Editorially Speaking: Wastewater has to go somewhere
  • Aiken Standard - Editorial: MOX funding still at insufficient level
  • WAMC Northeast Public Radio - Entergy Finishes Baffle Bolt Replacement For Indian Point Reactor - Allison Dunne
  • Vermont Journalism Trust - Host town formally backs Vermont Yankee sale - Mike Faher
  • Enformable - Severe weather a threat to groundwater around West Lake Landfill according to EPA documents
  • Asbury Park Press - TAURO: Christie must fight for full Oyster Creek cleanup - Janet Tauro, New Jersey board chair of Clean Water Action
  • Kuwait News Agency - KISR working with IAEA to improve nuclear security
  • Omaha World-Herald - Nuclear regulator to hold Q&A on Fort Calhoun plant - Cole Epley
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - TVA net income up $32 million in first half of fiscal year - Jim Gaines
  • Quay County Sun - Group asks for borehole presentation - Kevin Wilson
  • Augusta Chronicle - Former town lost to SRS construction holds reunion Sunday - Jonathan Vickery
  • Bayshore Broadcasting - Bruce Power Focused on Economic Growth - Tiverton | by Craig Power
  • NRC - NRC to Hold Public Meeting May 31 on Decommissioning Process for Fort Calhoun
  • NWTRB - Press Release - DOE R&D on High-Level Radioactive Waste Glass Corrosion is Focus of U.S. NWTRB Meeting in Richland, WA
  • IAEA - Call for Papers: Abstracts for the International Conference on Radiation Protection in Medicine Due 15 June - Oleksandra Gudkova, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - United States Announces €1 Million Pledge for Modernization of IAEA Nuclear Applications Laboratories
  • IAEA - Scientists Explore Groundwater in the Sahel with Nuclear Technology - Laura Gil, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - Statement to Preparatory Committee for the 2020 Review Conference of the Parties to the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons (NPT)
  • NHK World - Japan calls for nuclear nonproliferation efforts
  • Jiji Press - Hiroshima Governor Calls on World Leaders to Visit A-Bombed Cities
  • Fin24 - Eskom terminates nuclear request for information - Matthew le Cordeur
  • Fin24 - SA pays high price as state dithers over renewables - Solly Moeng
  • Fin24 - Possible public debate on nuclear gets a rousing welcome
  • Bellona - In troubling déjà vu, Russian government says foreign agent nonprofits are getting millions - Charles Digges
  • BelTA - Belarus-Russia emergency response exercise at Belarusian nuclear power plant scheduled for autumn
  • BelTA - Kobyakov presents state awards to distinguished Belarusians
  • Press TV - EU snubs US again in Iran
  • Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2017-08996 Citation: 82 FR 20596 PDF Page 20596 (1 page) Permalink
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Savannah River Site FR Document: 2017-08926 Citation: 82 FR 20601 PDF Page 20601 (1 page) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License amendment applications: Department of the Air Force, Robins Air Force Base, GA, Proposed Decommissioning Plan FR Document: 2017-08935 Citation: 82 FR 20639 PDF Pages 20639-20642 (4 pages) Permalink
  • Nevada News and Views - Lippold: It's Time to Open Yucca Mountain Nuclear Waste Repository - Kirk Lippold
  • Augusta Chronicle - Russia to reconsider PMDA if US keeps MOX - Thomas Gardiner
  • Aiken Standard - Editorial: MOX funding still at insufficient level
  • GAO - NUCLEAR WASTE: Opportunities Exist to Reduce Risks and Costs by Evaluating Different Waste Treatment Approaches at Hanford GAO-17-306

    Tuesday, May 02, 2017

  • Washington Times - Yucca Mountain: Finish licensing process on nuclear waste storage - Rep. Joe Wilson represents the 2nd Congressional District in South Carolina
  • Illinois News Network - Congressman: Time to reopen project to store nuclear waste in Nevada's Yucca mountain - Cole Lauterbach
  • World Nuclear News - US administration urged to address waste issue - Los Alamos Daily Post
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Beyond Nuclear Statement On Yucca Dump Bill - Kevin Kamps, Beyond Nuclear
  • KKOH Reno - No Money For Nuclear Waste Dump in Federal Spending Bill
  • Ocean County News - DEP, NRC, Town Discusses Oyster Creek's Fate - Chris Lundy
  • Japan Times - Government to release map of potential final nuclear disposal sites this summer - <!-- Tue, 02 May 2017 07:16:58 -->
  • The New Times - Apply international law consistently - Mwene Kalinda
  • Popular Science - Survivors of America's first atomic bomb test want their place in history--The long road from Trinity to recognition - Kelsey D. Atherton
  • Aiken Standard - Congress cuts MOX funding to $335 million, gives $15 million for downblending - Michael Smith
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - DOE Awards Technical Assistance Contract For Los Alamos Field Office To S&K Logistics LLC
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Students win nuclear essay contest - Kevin Trevellyan
  • KRWG Las Cruces, NM - Udall: Spending Bill Includes Key Funding For New Mexico - Office Of Senator Tom Udall D-Nm
  • Tri-City Herald - Federal budget deal delivers solid Hanford funding for next 5 months - Annette Cary
  • Tri-City Herald - GAO: Energy department lax in fighting fraud at Hanford, other sites - Lindsay Wise and Annette Cary
  • Tri-City Herald - Hanford recycles materials from hard hats to power poles - Annette Cary
  • Reuters - UK's Brexit plan poses a risk to nuclear industry: lawmakers - Nina Chestney
  • Reuters - Greece agrees to sell coal-fired plants, mines to open up electricity market - Angeliki Koutantou
  • Reuters - How two cutting edge U.S. nuclear projects bankrupted Westinghouse - Tom Hals and Emily Flitter
  • IOL - Nuclear is 'safe and economic' - Andrew Kenny
  • OilPrice - South Africa's Huge Bet On Nuclear Energy - Leonard Hyman & William Tilles
  • News24 - Court ruling on nuclear is a marker of SA's political health - David Fig
  • Reuters Africa - South Africa may appeal court ruling on Russia nuclear pact - Wendell Roelf
  • SA Business Times - Court ruling on Zuma's nuclear deal is a marker of South Africa's political health - David Fig, Honorary Research Associate, University of Cape Town
  • Energy Collective - South Africa's Tough Road to a Nuclear Tender - Dan Yurman
  • IOL - Unpacking one of the largest state tenders in SA's history
  • Deutsche Welle - Central Europe keeps the nuclear faith
  • The Guardian - Alarm sounded over delays to develop UK mini nuclear reactors - Adam Vaughan
  • PlanningResource - Peers accuse government of 'lack of urgency' over development of small-scale nuclear reactors - Michael Donnelly
  • Daily Telegraph - Russia 'can launch tsunami against US with nuclear bombs buried in ocean'
  • UK Independent - Russia has hidden nuclear bombs ready to detonate along US coastline, says former Kremlin spokesman - Will Worley
  • Yahoo News UK - Putin is planting 'mole nukes' in the sea to drown America in huge tsunami, Russian claims - Rob Waugh
  • Financial Times - UK nuclear power industry 'at risk' of disruption after EU split - Andrew Ward
  • UK Independent - Government's Brexit plan risks 'severe ramifications' for nuclear industry, MPs' report warns - Joe Watts
  • BBC - Nuclear oversight needs 'urgent' action, MPs say
  • The Guardian - Tuesday briefing: Britain unplugged? Brexit warning over nuclear power - Warren Murray
  • ITV News - Government urged to 'end indecision' over nuclear power
  • Reuters India - UPDATE 1-UK's Brexit plan poses a risk to nuclear industry - lawmakers - Nina Chestney
  • Daily Telegraph - UK nuclear industry at risk without EU support, MPs warn - Jillian Ambrose
  • London Times - Nuclear industry 'put at risk' by Brexit - Harry Wilson
  • Bloomberg - Brexit May Have Unintended Consequences for U.K. Power Supply - Svenja O'Donnell and Charlotte Ryan
  • Xinhua News - Brexit threatens future of Britain's nuclear industry: MPs
  • WRVO Oswego NY - Lawmakers grill Cuomo officials on nuclear power plant bailout - Karen DeWitt
  • Mining Global News - US DoE delivers big boost to uranium price - Frik Els
  • Eyewitness News Johannesburg - Energy Minister prepared to open nuclear debate to public - Lindsay Dentlinger
  • SA Business Times - New energy minister departs from nuclear script - Linda Ensor
  • Eyewitness News Johannesburg - 'No call for nuclear tenders yet' - Mmamoloko Kubayi
  • IOL - Eyes on Kubayi over nuclear project - Mayibongwe Maqhina
  • Johannesburg Citizen - Kubayi yet to decide response to high court ruling on nuclear
  • eNews Channel Africa - Kubayi confirms SA's strategic oil reserves were sold
  • Bloomberg - Minister Sees 'Glaring' Problems in South Africa Oil Stock Sale - Paul Vecchiatto and Paul Burkhardt
  • Business Day South Africa - Kubayi promises to act against those who sold SA's oil reserves illegally - Linda Ensor
  • Washington Times - Why we can all agree on nuclear energy - Rep. Randy Weber represents the 14th Congressional District in Texas
  • Joongang Daily - Don't pull the plug on nuclear energy - Songyee Jung, Student at the George Washington University
  • Orange County Register - Will Yucca Mountain be the answer to nuclear waste? - Thomas D. Elias
  • KNPR Las Vegas - John L. Smith On Efforts To Revive Yucca Mountain - Carrie Kaufman
  • Forbes blog - Does 'Fuel On Hand' Make Coal and Nuclear Power Plants More Valuable? - Amory B. Lovins
  • ThinkProgress - Rick Perry called out for 'thinly disguised' attempt to undermine renewable energy - Mark Hand
  • Poughkeepsie Journal - Regulators defend NY nuclear bailout - Jon Campbell
  • WOAI News 4 San Antonio - Company wanting to store high level nuclear waste in Texas suspends application - April Molina
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune blog - With the nuclear genie out of the bottle, the next disaster is only a matter of time - Phil Dirkx
  • IOL - CSIR proposes excluding nuclear
  • Gulf News - Nuclear to generate 25% of UAE's electricity output
  • Spalding Guardian - Moulton-based nuclear bomb test veteran on national TV
  • Mail & Guardian - State's disregard for the law as alarming as the nuke deal itself - Serjeant at the Bar
  • Lancaster Intelligencer Journal - Peach Bottom nuke plant gets good report card; meeting planned - Ad Crable
  • Financial Times - Iran hardliners committed to nuclear deal, says top conservative - Najmeh Bozorgmehr
  • Olean Times Herald - NY lawmakers question cost of state's nuclear bailout
  • IAEA - Statement to Preparatory Committee for the 2020 Review Conference of the Parties to the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons (NPT)
  • Augusta Chronicle - House appropriations bill cuts MOX funding, slight increase for SRS overall - Thomas Gardiner
  • Palm Beach Post - NEW: FPL to defer charging customers for new Turkey Point nukes - Susan Salisbury Palm Beach Post Staff Writer
  • Albany Times Union - NYS Energy Policy: Nukes yes, pipelines no--Lawmakers,other see inconsistency in subsidies, denials - Rick Karlin
  • Canada NewsWire - CNL releases exciting vision for the Chalk River Laboratories
  • CIT Magazine - Europe's largest nuclear decommissioning conference heads to Manchester - Chantelle Dietz
  • Charlotte Business Journal - S.C. regulatory staff calls for opening confidential V.C. Summer filings to public - John Downey
  • FauquierNow, Warrenton VA - Remington solar farm helps Dominion's green plan
  • Charlottesville Newsplex - Dominion says smaller carbon footprints coming for customers
  • Richmond Times-Dispatch - Dominion touts bigger commitment to solar in long-term power plan - Michael Martz
  • Virginian-Pilot - Dominion wants sun to power 1.3 million homes in Virginia and North Carolina by 2042 - Kimberly Pierceall
  • Platts - Refueling at New Hampshire's Seabrook-1 reactor ends: NextEra - Michael McAuliffe
  • WLRN Dade County - The proud Pacific nation that preserves its homeland with the Bikini Anthem - Daniel A. Gross
  • Albuquerque Journal - New management takes the helm at Sandia National Laboratories - Olivier Uyttebrouck
  • Palm Beach Post blog - FPL Turkey Point nuclear hearing opening is live on Facebook now - Susan Salisbury
  • Lower Hudson Journal - Regulators defend NY nuclear bailout - Jon Campbell
  • NRC - NRC Schedules Open House to Discuss 2016 Performance of Brunswick Nuclear Plant
  • USGS - M 4.3 - 68km ENE of Mutsu, Japan
  • World Nuclear News - Summer and Vogtle interim agreements extended
  • World Nuclear News - UK nuclear's future in government hands, say reports
  • World Nuclear News - Uranium producers prepare for market recovery
  • Trend News Agency - Amano: Iran deal "a significant gain" for nuclear verification - Emil Ilgar
  • ENENews - Fukushima a "ticking time bomb" – Fires now "raging" near nuclear plant – Blaze doubles in size; "Smoke rising from wide areas" – Concern over fallout of highly radioactive material; Officials closely watching radiation levels (VIDEO)
  • NHK World - Japan calls for nuclear nonproliferation efforts
  • Japan Times - Japan calls for stronger Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty amid North Korea threat
  • Japan Times - Government to release map of potential final nuclear disposal sites this summer
  • Fin24 - Ruling on Zuma's nuclear deal a marker of SA's political health - David Fig Honorary Research Associate
  • Bellona - Rosatom replaces reactor core that technicians dropped at its Belarusian plant - Charles Digges
  • Bellona - Historic marches show Americans aren't ready to help Trump trash the climate - Charles Digges
  • Press TV - Iran hosting 24th WWER Regulators' Forum
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice 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 FR Document: 2017-08896 Citation: 82 FR 20493 PDF Pages 20493-20500 (8 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Exemptions and Combined License Amendments: Virgil C. Summer Nuclear Station, Units 2 and 3; South Carolina Electric and Gas Company; South Carolina Public Service Authority Relocation of Air Cooled Chiller Pump 3, VWS-MP-03 FR Document: 2017-08844 Citation: 82 FR 20500 PDF Pages 20500-20501 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Applications; Withdrawals: PSEG Nuclear LLC; Salem Nuclear Generating Station, Unit No. 2 FR Document: 2017-08842 Citation: 82 FR 20492 PDF Pages 20492-20493 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Petitions: U.S. Army Installation Command FR Document: 2017-08843 Citation: 82 FR 20493 PDF Page 20493 (1 page) Permalink
  • Presidential Documents - Executive Order Veterans Affairs, Department of: Accountability and Whistleblower Protection, Office of; Establishment (EO 13793) FR Document: 2017-08990 Citation: 82 FR 20539 PDF Pages 20539-20540 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nevada Newsmakers blog - Rep. Jacky Rosen and the Nevada delegation score Yucca Mountain victory in omnibus spending bill - Ray Hagar
  • Rep. Dina Titus (D-NV4) - NO MONEY IN OMNIBUS FOR YUCCA MOUNTAIN
  • UPI - U.S. wind power accelerating at near-record pace - Daniel J. Graeber
  • UPI - South Korea calls for North's denuclearization before dialogue - Elizabeth Shim
  • DOE:NSSAB - Environmental Management (EM) Nevada Program Activities, Monthly Report to the NSSAB, April 2017
  • KUNR Reno Public Radio - Gov. Sandoval Doubles Down On Fight Against Yucca Mountian - Paul Boger
  • Nevada Appeal - Yucca Mountain: The silent bomb - Jeanette Strong
  • Vice Motherboard - The Plan to Build a Million-Year Nuclear Waste Dump on the Great Lakes - Kate Lunau and Daniel Oberhaus

    Monday, May 01, 2017

  • The Hill blog - The time is right to open Yucca Mountain for nuclear waste - Kirk Lippold
  • The Hill blog - Dems blast DOE study as biased for coal, nuclear - Timothy Cama
  • Daily Energy Insider - Environment subcommittee examines draft legislation to restart Yucca Mountain project
  • Daily Energy Insider - Rep. Foster introduces resolution in support of International Atomic Energy Agency
  • Daily Energy Insider - Tennessee Regulatory Authority changes name
  • E&E Daily - APPROPRIATIONS: Omnibus deal ignores Trump calls for deep energy, enviro cuts - George Cahlink
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Letter(#2): Manhattan Project workers' health in harm's way - Janet R. Michel, Knoxville
  • NBC Bay Area - Former Hunters Point Worker Claims He Found High Radiation Level on Land Near New Construction - Liz Wagner and Mark Villarreal
  • Pittsburgh Tribune-Review - U.N. Watch: Enforce whistleblower law
  • NM Political Report - NM's power structure‚ then and now - Laura Paskus
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Letter: Grossenbacher's assertion a fallacy - Robert N. Ferguson, Idaho Falls
  • POWERnews - Indonesia Considers Thorium Molten Salt Reactors - Sonal Patel
  • POWERnews - Can the U.S. Nuclear Power Industry Survive? - Aaron Larson
  • Idaho Statesman - EXCLUSIVE: Energy Department is lax in combating fraud, report finds - Lindsay Wise
  • AP - Magnitude-6.2 earthquake rattles corner of Canada, Alaska
  • Bloomberg - U.S. Looks at Sanctions, Military Action Against North Korea - Nafeesa Syeed and Ben Brody
  • Bloomberg - Afghan Deaths Soar to Highest on Record as U.S. Weighs Strategy - Kambiz Foroohar
  • Financial Times - It is time for Europe to face its nuclear challenge - Nick Butler
  • IOL - Editorial: More scrutiny needed on nuclear viability
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Deal extends Westinghouse's U.S. reactor talks - Kristi E. Swartz
  • High Country News - Book Review: Love, loss and nuclear reactors--Two new books explore the perspectives of women during the West's nuclear boom. - Jenny Shank
  • abc27 WHTM, Harrisburg - Meeting to provide information about nuclear power plant safety - Amanda St. Hilaire
  • Montana Standard - No rules at Eastern Montana's radioactive dump - Seth Newton
  • NJ Spotlight - PSEG Warns Shutting Down Nuclear Units Could Drive Up Power Prices - Tom Johnson
  • Press TV - Iran: No talks with US outside nuclear accord
  • Mainichi Daily News - Wildfire rages in highly radioactive Fukushima mountain forest
  • Sputnik News - Japanese Authorities Fighting Wildfire in Evacuation Zone Near Fukushima NPP
  • Borneo Post - Malaysia not in a hurry on nuclear power, to raise awareness first – Nancy
  • Adelaide Advertiser - Jury's call is no nuclear death knell
  • EIN News - Energy Department to Continue Uranium Transfers to Support Mission Activities
  • Xinhua News - Iran, EU discuss energy, climate, seeking to boost ties
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Slides: Waste processing
  • Utility Dive - Deadline dodged, Southern, SCANA weigh wresting nuclear plants from Westinghouse - Gavin Bade, Peter Maloney
  • E&E Daily - MARKETS: Is Perry's grid study a last gasp for FirstEnergy power plants? - Jeffrey Tomich
  • Grand Junction Daily Sentinel - Scott tries to salvage energy office - Charles Ashby
  • The Guardian - State-owned Swedish firm Vattenfall enters UK energy market - Adam Vaughan
  • Energy Bangla - If India Meets RE Target, No More Coal Power Needed After 2027 - Mukta Patil
  • USGS - M 6.3 - 84km WNW of Skagway, Alaska
  • New York Times - Turkey Purges 4,000 More Officials, and Blocks Wikipedia - Patrick Kingsley
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Letter: Adelson, Wynn should implore Trump to drop Yucca Mountain plans - Joan Gaiptman Las Vegas
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Yucca Mountain not included in federal spending bill - Gary Martin
  • LA Daily News - Will Yucca Mountain be the answer to nuclear waste? - Thomas D. Elias, Los Angeles Daily News
  • The Hill blog - OpEd: The time is right to open Yucca Mountain for nuclear waste - Kirk Lippold
  • Victorville Daily Press - A look at the winners and losers in the $1.1T spending bill - Matthew Daly / Associated Press
  • E&E Daily - APPROPRIATIONS: Omnibus deal ignores Trump calls for deep energy, enviro cuts - George Cahlink
  • Washington Examiner - Spending bill ignores Trump's energy priorities - John Siciliano
  • DOE - Energy Department to Continue Uranium Transfers to Support Mission Activities
  • GAO - DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY: Use of Leading Practices Could Help Manage the Risk of Fraud and Other Improper Payments - GAO-17-235
  • ENENews - Fukushima a "ticking time bomb" – Fires now "raging" near nuclear plant – Blaze doubles in size; "Smoke rising from wide areas" – Concern over fallout of highly radioactive material; Officials closely watching radiation levels (VIDEO)
  • ENENews - Fires burning near Fukushima plant – Officials ask Japan gov't to send in troops to help fight blaze – Strong winds hindering firefighters (VIDEO)
  • NHK World - Wildfire continues in Fukushima
  • NHK World - Nuclear fuel loaded into reactor at Takahama plant
  • Mainichi Daily News - Wildfire rages in highly radioactive Fukushima mountain forest
  • Anishinabek News - Anishinabek Nation and Iroquois Caucus to make joint declaration on radioactive waste
  • NRC - NRC Schedules Public Meeting to Discuss Safety Performance of Westinghouse Fuel Facility
  • NRC - NRC Names New Resident Inspector at Columbia Generating Station
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Applications; Amendments: Pacific Gas and Electric Co. Diablo Canyon Power Plant, Units 1 and 2; Withdrawal 1FR Document: 2017-08734 Citation: 82 FR 20396 PDF Page 20396 (1 page) Permalink
  • Presidential Documents - Executive Order Antiquities Act of 1906; Review of Monument Designations (EO 13792) FR Document: 2017-08908 Citation: 82 FR 20429 PDF Pages 20429-20431 (3 pages) Permalink

    Sunday, April 30, 2017

  • AP - Horseman rides across US to bring attention to Agent Orange - John Rogers
  • PPP Focus - Belarus march against nuclear power on Chernobyl anniversary - Paul Smedley
  • Phys.org - Ukraine clings to nuclear power despite Chernobyl trauma - Dmitry Zaks
  • Normangee Star - Belarus march against nuclear power on Chernobyl anniversary - Madeline Patrick
  • Lower Hudson Journal - Lawmakers to grill regulators on upstate nuclear plant bailout plan - Thomas C. Zambito
  • Lockport Union-Sun & Journal - Nuclear subsidies, solitary confinement on Albany's agenda - David Klepper
  • IOL - Eskom confirms that Russians will continue nuclear bid - Siyabonga Mkhwanazi
  • News24 - Nuclear fall out - Steve Thornes
  • Mail & Guardian - Court ruling on Zuma's nuclear deal is a marker of South Africa's political health - David Fig
  • Trend News Agency - Iran, EU to build advanced nuclear safety center
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Take cheap solar power seriously - Southwest Colorado Journal
  • Southwest Colorado Journal - Nuclear regulators find Cameco shipping violations - Jim Mimiaga
  • Aiken Standard - SCANA, Santee Cooper extend V.C. Summer deal; Project Vogtle files objection - Michael Smith
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - WIPP, LANL settlement projects in progress - Maddy Hayden
  • London Times - Heavy rain ensured we felt fallout of Chernobyl - Gabrielle Monaghan
  • Billings Gazette - Guest opinion: No rules at Montana's radioactive dump - Seth Newton
  • Rakyat Post - Malaysia in no rush for nuclear power generation
  • The Ecologist - Fracking kills newborn babies - polluted water likely cause - Oliver Tickell
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Money matters will be at forefront of Nevada Legislature in week 13 - Sandra Chereb
  • San Francisco Examiner - OpEd: The tragedy of the Vietnam War - Ahn Le
  • Monterey County Herald - Oceans rising faster than scientific forecasts - Julie Cart
  • Vermont Journalism Trust - Vermonters throng Statehouse for climate change rally - Mike Polhamus
  • BurlingtonFreePress - Vermont ranks No. 2 in US for renewable energy - Adam Silverman
  • USGS - M 5.3 - 56km E of Shizunai, Japan
  • USGS - M 5.0 - 38km E of Nishinoomote, Japan
  • USGS - M 4.5 - 7km SW of Yachimata, Japan
  • Japan Times - Transfer sites for 610 tons of spent nuclear fuel undecided; decommissioning plans may be affected
  • Japan Times - Japanese sharply divided over revising Article 9 amid regional security threats, poll finds
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - N. Korea renews hard-line stance amid rising tensions - Takeo Miyazaki
  • Fin24 - Nuclear ruling shows people power does work - Mandi Smallhorne
  • Fin24 - Unpacking the nuclear court ruling - Amanda Scribante and Kieran Whyte
  • Fin24 - Nuclear deal brought to its knees - Dewald Van Rensburg
  • Press TV - US trying to disrupt Iran's cooperation with intl. banks: Zarif
  • Bob Harden Show - Yucca Mountain, Nuclear Waste Storage, and "Special Interests"
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Letter: Feds have poisoned Nevada and Yucca Mountain is on the way - Darrel A. Ryan, Pahrump
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Letter: Put nuke dump in Illinois congressman's district - Albert Brzycki,+ Las Vegas
  • Fairewinds Energy Education - Hindsight 20-20: Why I Was Wrong About Three Mile Island - By Arnie Gundersen
  • Fairewinds Energy Education - The Bellefonte Boondoggle
  • Fairewinds Energy Education - Magical Thinking
  • Fairewinds Energy Education - Chernobyl Books
  • Fairewinds Energy Education - NIRS Telebriefing: Arnie discusses Nuclear Disasters
  • Fairewinds Energy Education - Arnie Gundersen and Ben Shulman-Reed Appear on CCTV, March 30th
  • Beyond Nuclear - Chernobyl dogs headed to St. Louis, MO
  • Beyond Nuclear - Victory! South African court decision rules nuclear power plans unconstitutional and illegal
  • Beyond Nuclear - Nuclear Free Future: Nuclear Sabre-Rattling - From Korea to Yucca Mountain
  • RT - Fukushima authorities ask troops to help deal with forest fires near crippled nuclear power plant
  • Japan Times - Transfer sites for 610 tons of spent nuclear fuel undecided; decommissioning plans may be affected

    Saturday, April 29, 2017

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Nevada officials face challenge stopping revival of Yucca Mountain - Gary Martin
  • Las Vegas Sun - Sandoval covers pot, Yucca Mountain in meetings with federal officials - Yvonne Gonzalez
  • Reno Gazette-Journal - Sandoval talks marijuana, Yucca Mountain with top Trump officials - Jenny Kane
  • KTVN Reno - Yucca Mountain, Mining Regulations Discussed By Sandoval, Cabinet Members - Paul Nelson
  • Nevada Appeal - Nevada Gov. Sandoval says meeting with Trump officials 'extremely positive' - Geoff Dornan
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Gov. Sandoval tells feds he's an opponent on Yucca Mountain - Sandra Chereb
  • Wicked Local Massachusetts - Speaking tour on nuclear waste to visit Newburyport
  • Augusta Chronicle - Department of Energy extends liquid waste contract at Savannah River Site - Thomas Gardiner
  • Common Dreams - Trump Labor Secretary Acosta's Deadly Agenda for Workers - Christopher D. Cook
  • The Progressive.org - Trump Labor Secretary Acosta's Deadly Agenda for Workers - Christopher D. Cook
  • LA Monitor - UPTE meets with public about contract change - Tris DeRoma
  • EIN News - DOE's Environmental Management leader visits PNNL glass lab
  • Hanford Sentinel - Taxpayers need to see PUC communications - Liza Tucker
  • Reuters - North Korea test-fires ballistic missile in defiance of world pressure - Jack Kim and Ju-min Park
  • Reuters - Russia says use of force on North Korea would be 'completely unacceptable' - Michelle Nichols and Lesley Wroughton
  • Boston Globe - Legacy of Seabrook nuclear protest debated - David Abel
  • Malaysia Star - Letter: Look into all options for energy - Dr Muzaffar Syah Mallow, Faculty of Syariah and Law, Universiti Sains Islam Malaysia, Read more at Malaysia Star
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - Why use nuclear power? Cheap fossil fuels won't last forever - Ken Schultz, retired registered professional nuclear engineer, Leucadia
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - Why nuclear power has no future in California or U.S. - Damon Moglen, senior strategic adviser at Friends of the Earth, U.S.
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - California should rethink everything when it comes to climate change - George R. Tynan & Ahmed Abdulla, members of the Deep Decarbonization Initiative at UC San Diego
  • Forbes blog - GA Power and Westinghouse Extend Temp Nuclear Plant Construction Agreement Through May 12 - Rod Adams
  • Florida Times-Union - Saturday's Lead Letter: Georgia should stop subsidizing nuclear power industry - David Kyler, Center for a Sustainable Coast, St. Simons Island, Ga.
  • PR Newswire - Interim assessment agreement for Vogtle nuclear expansion extended - Source: Georgia Power
  • Atanta Journal Constitution blog - 'Political Rewind' replay: Donald Trump's in town, but what about Plant Vogtle? - Jim Galloway
  • Wall Street Journal - Southern's Georgia Power Objects to Westinghouse Bankruptcy Loan - Peg Brickley
  • IOL - Big win for little folk in nuclear plant fight - Sheree Bega
  • BBC - Niger 'cleared' over Areva uranium deal
  • DOE - Energy Department to Continue Uranium Transfers to Support Mission Activities - Colorado Springs Gazette
  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - FirstEnergy looks to the feds for help with coal and nuclear - Anya Litvak
  • Cleveland Plain Dealer - FirstEnergy hoping DOE and Ohio will save its power plants - John Funk
  • SABC - Ruling on nuclear deal is a marker of SA's political health
  • SA Business Times - Archbishop warns government won't give up on nuclear deal
  • Vancouver Columbian - Letter: Beware dangers of nuclear plant - Patricia Guild, Silverton, OR
  • UPI - Navy exercises nuclear fuel contract options for subs, aircraft carriers - Richard Tomkins
  • Fallbrook & Bonsall Villlage News - Public meeting on nuclear waste facility to be held in Oceanside May 4
  • Eyewitness News Johannesburg - DA: Eskom must answer claims it paid off anti-nuclear research groups - Pelane Phakgadi
  • Business Day South Africa - Two research institutions withdraw criticism to save Eskom funding
  • Japan Times - Cost-cutting keeps Tepco in black but nuclear redress taking toll
  • Eyewitness News Johannesburg - Eskom describes DA claims over anti-nuclear meddling as misleading & malicious - Pelane Phakgadi
  • Atlas Obscura - Atomic Bomb Loading Pits
  • Atlanta Journal Constitution - Kempner: 67-year-old whistle blower in DeKalb case 'just did my job' - Matt Kempner
  • Port Clinton News Herald - Nuclear study lauds environmental, economic benefits - Jon Stinchcomb
  • Seeking Alpha - FirstEnergy looking for U.S. help to save its power plants - Carl Surran
  • Ukrainian Journal - Westinghouse Electric Sweden to supply six fuel batches to Energoatom
  • Daily Caller - No More For MOX - Danielle Brian is Executive Director of Project on Government Oversight and Pete Sepp is President of the National Taxpayers Union
  • Law360 - DOE Missteps Added $196M To Nuke Cleanup Costs, IG Says - Taylor Arluck
  • Erwin Record - NRC says NFS facility operated safety, some express doubts - Brad Hicks
  • Ukrainian Journal - Lukashenko offers to share Belarus' Chernobyl experience with Ukraine
  • Environmental Expert - Duke Energy's latest Sustainability Report details cleaner energy investments and an aggressive goal to reduce carbon emissions 40 percent by 2030
  • USGS - M 5.7 - 42km ENE of Nishinoomote, Japan
  • IAEA - Preview of IAEA Side Events at Next Week's NPT Preparatory Committee Meeting - Jeremy Li, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - Atoms for Peace and Development in the 21st Century - Geneva Switzerland, Geneva Centre for Security Policy
  • IAEA - IAEA Laboratories Host Meeting on How to Track Oil and Paraffin Spills in Oceans
  • IAEA - Experts Make Recommendations to IAEA on Sustainable and Safe Operation of Research Reactors - Jeremy Li, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - ICARST 2017: Applying Radiation Science and Technology in Everyday Life - Estelle Marais, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Japan Times - Abe says no to resuming six-party denuclearization talks with North Korea
  • TEPCO - FY 2016 Financial Results
  • TEPCO - Financial Assistance from the Nuclear Damage Compensation and Decommissioning Facilitation Corporation
  • TEPCO - Situation of storing and treatment of accumulated water including highly concentrated radioactive materials at Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station (300th Release)
  • TEPCO - TEPCO: Free Electrons Announces Cohort of 12 Energy Startups
  • JAIF - Takahama-4 to Restart in May, First Such Case Following Court Ruling to Suspend Operation
  • JAIF - Japan's Dependence on Thermal Power Remains High Despite Restart of NPPs
  • JAIF - Saga Governor Agrees to Restarting Genkai-3 and -4 NPPs
  • JAIF - JAIF Annual Report: 439 NPPs Now Operating Worldwide, with a Capacity of 406GWe
  • JAIF - Second Nuclear Fuel Facility Clears NRA's Safety Examination
  • JAIF - NRA Approves Decommissioning Plans for Five NPPs
  • JAIF - Several Symposia to Be Held on Nationwide Map of Scientific Features Related to HLW Disposal
  • Fin24 - Economist calls for debate on SA's entire energy plan - Liesl Peyper
  • New York Times - George Takei: Internment, America's Great Mistake - George Takei
  • Wicked Local Newburyport - Speaking tour on nuclear waste to visit Newburyport
  • Augusta Chronicle - Department of Energy extends liquid waste contract at Savannah River Site - Thomas Gardiner
  • Pahrump Valley Times - Nye County chairman disappointed by Nevada opposition to Yucca Mountain - Daria Sokolova
  • Pahrump Valley Times - Nevada leaders stay united in opposition to Yucca revival - Gary Martin
  • Willoughby News-Herald - As Ohio debates subsidies for nuclear power, a look at New York and Illinois - Andrew Cass
  • CQ RollCall - Congressional Audit Reports That Nuclear Bomb Budget Falls Short - John M. Donnelly
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Report: TVA meddled in third-party reviews on Watts Bar Nuclear Plant - Brittany Crocker
  • Sacramento Bee - Report: Federal utility edited 3rd-party nuke plant reviews - Associated Press
  • London Sunday Times - Toshiba mothballs Cumbrian nuclear power project - John Collingridge
  • Law360 - Judge OKs $150M In Fees In Dow, Boeing Nuke Pollution Suit - Suevon Lee
  • Xinhua News - Commentary: More world efforts needed to achieve denuclearization on Korean Peninsula - Gu Zhenqiu
  • Aiken Standard - Salt waste facility startup stays on track at Savannah River Site
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - Editorial: More slick trickery from a California utility
  • LA Daily News - Santa Susana Field Lab secured as open space habitat - Susan Abram
  • Sputnik News - Moscow Ready to Consider Renewal of Russia-US Deal on Weapon-Grade Plutonium
  • Canada NewsWire - Radiation: A Conversation beyond Chernobyl and Fukushima - Radiation Safety Institute of Canada
  • Japan Times - Book Review: 'Yoshida's Dilemma: One Man's Struggle to Avert Nuclear Catastrophe': But for him, Fukushima could have been much worse - Nicolas Gattig
  • San Diego News - Public meeting on nuclear waste facility to be held in Oceanside May 4
  • ENENews - Experts: Japan "wants to just drop tanks" of Fukushima nuclear waste into ocean – Americans worried over plumes hitting West Coast – "Reactors are now leaking really high levels of radiation into sea… The world does need to help" – Official says Japan lying about catastrophe (VIDEO)
  • ENENews - Mass die-off ongoing along US West Coast – TV: "It's just not clear why all the marine life is washing up like this… Reports coming in every day" – Experts: 'Unknown' organisms eating away brains, hearts… New infection never seen before (VIDEOS)
  • POGO - It Keeps Getting Worse for Michael Flynn - Nick Schwellenbach
  • POGO - Will Trump's Veterans Affairs Exec Order Make a Difference to Whistleblowers? - Nick Schwellenbach
  • POGO - Martin Hellman: Congress Should Determine Facts About Chem Attack in Syria - Justin Rood
  • POGO - Defense Secretary Mattis Urged to Review Whistleblower Retaliation Cases - Mandy Smithberger

    Friday, April 28, 2017

  • All Things Nuclear - US Needs More Options than Yucca Mountain for Nuclear Waste - Ed Lyman, senior scientist
  • E&E Daily - YUCCA MOUNTAIN: DOE contractor staffs up to restart project licensing - Hannah Northey and Sam Mintz
  • KSNV News3LV Las Vegas - Expecting a Yucca restart? Bring your patience. - Jeff Gillan
  • Environews - 'Screw Nevada Two Bill': NV May be Forced to Take America's Nuclear Waste Under Trump Plan - Julia Travers
  • NewsTalk780 KOH Reno - Heller Joins State Representatives to Blast Yucca Mountain Revival
  • Daily Energy Insider - Sen. Heller opposes Yucca Mountain bill, urges partnership on alternative nuclear waste solution
  • Nevada Appeal - Nevada officials in D.C. restate opposition to nuclear dump
  • Daily Energy Insider - Maryland Commissioner testifies on nuclear waste disposal draft legislation
  • Brattleboro Reformer - Vermont Yankee cleanup partner stops work on Texas nuke dump - Mike Faher
  • E&E Daily - APPROPRIATIONS: Dems threaten shutdown over riders, health care - George Cahlink and Geof Koss
  • Barnstable Patriot - Deconstructing Pilgrim: Plant should be closed without delay - Diane Turco
  • CNN - Trump to create new whistleblower protection office at Veterans Affairs - Dan Merica
  • The White House - Presidential Executive Order on Improving Accountability and Whistleblower Protection at the Department of Veterans Affairs
  • Twin Falls Times-News - Idaho View: Time for leadership, new path through INL nuke research stalemate - Idaho Statesman
  • Albuquerque Business First - Trio of NM startups working with national labs to advance next-generation technologies - May Ortega
  • Government Accountability Project blog - GAP at the March for Science
  • Denver Post - Widow of Rocky Flats worker who died of cancer sues feds - Kirk Mitchell
  • Los Angeles Times - Here are the national monuments being reviewed under Trump's order
  • AP - US seeks to further isolate North Korea over nuclear program
  • Bloomberg - Top Trump Aides Clash on Legal Risks of Paris Climate Accord - Jennifer A Dlouhy and Ari Natter
  • Bloomberg - Trump Delays a Fight on Presidential Power - Esmé E Deprez and Ari Natter
  • Bloomberg - Westinghouse DIP Loan Seen as Intellectual-Property Grab - Tiffany Kary
  • Bloomberg - Tillerson Seeking 9% Cut to U.S. State Department Workforce, Sources Say - Nick Wadhams
  • Reuters - China cautions against use of force on North Korea - Michelle Nichols and Lesley Wroughton
  • Reuters - UPDATE 2-Uranium miner Cameco posts surprisingly big loss, shares plunge - Swetha Gopinath and Rod Nickel
  • Reuters - Japan's power utilities report 6th year of decline in power sales - Osamu Tsukimori
  • Reuters - Westinghouse says will operate normally in Asia, Europe despite Chapter 11 - David Stanway
  • Reuters - China says willing to work with U.S. for lasting resolution on North Korea - Ben Blanchard
  • Reuters - Westinghouse says will continue operating normally under Chapter 11 - David Stanway
  • Reuters - China nuclear firm urges more homegrown reactors to cut costs - David Stanway
  • Reuters - Annual nuclear power investment of $80 billion needed to meet climate change goals: IAEA - David Stanway
  • Reuters - Utilities say Westinghouse loan puts their reactor construction at risk - Tom Hals
  • Reuters - China's CGN says Brexit to pose challenges in nuclear cooperation - David Stanway
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Report: TVA meddled in third-party reviews on Watts Bar Nuclear Plant - Brittany Crocker
  • Daily Mail - A step closer to LIMITLESS energy: UK's latest nuclear fusion reactor could supply the grid with clean power by 2030 - Daisy Dunne
  • Pittsburgh Tribune-Review - Contract awarded for Parks Twp. nuclear dump cleanup - Mary Ann Thomas
  • SA Times Johannesburg - Nuclear critics funded by Eskom 'go silent'
  • amaBhungane Centre - EXCLUSIVE: Eskom funding may be muffling dissenting voices on nuclear - Micah Reddy
  • RNews SA - DA wants Eskom before Parliament for allegedly paying off anti-nuclear groups
  • SA Business Tech - Eskom may have paid millions to keep anti-nuclear research groups quiet: report
  • Eyewitness News Johannesburg - Necsa: Ruling not a vote against nuclear power - Lindsay Dentlinger
  • Charleston Post Courier - SCANA exec: Nuclear plant completion could hinge on extension of federal tax credits - David Wren
  • Moneyweb Johannesburg - High Court nuclear judgment unpacked - Amanda Scribante and Kieran Whyte
  • Business Day South Africa - Editorial: Activists defuse nuclear bomb
  • News On 6 Tulsa - Cherokees, State, Company Ordered To Find Solution For Nuclear Waste At Gore Plant - 303 N. Boston Ave.
  • SA Business Tech - Zuma can't afford to let nuclear go: analyst - IOL.za
  • SA Independent - Gupta's Oakbay immune to #NuclearDeal ruling - Siseko Njobeni
  • Pottstown Mercury - ANOTHER VIEW: Nuclear power has a future in Pa. - Sen. Ryan Aument (R–36), Sen. John Yudichak (D-14), Rep. Becky Corbin (R-155) and Rep. Rob Matzie (D-16) are co-chairs of the Nuclear Energy Caucus in the Pennsylvania Legislature
  • Johannesburg Citizen - France keen to stay in the race to net SA nuclear contract - Eric Naki and Reuters
  • Johannesburg Citizen - Nuclear deal ruling just another bump in the road, say experts - Eric Naki, Simnikiwe Hlatshaneni and Reuters
  • Eyewitness News Johannesburg - Organisations continue to hail judgement to set aside govt's nuclear plans - Sifiso Zulu
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Questions about the map - Brooke Higgins, George Mason University
  • Columbus Ledger-Enquirer - Georgia nuke plant 'too big to fail'? - Dusty Nix
  • Creamer Media's Engineering News - Ruling welcomed as halting procurement of new nuclear plants
  • World Nuclear News - TVEL signs further Tianwan fuel contracts
  • World Nuclear News - US industry on tenterhooks over Westinghouse: NEI
  • World Nuclear News - Tokamak Energy turns on ST40 fusion reactor
  • World Nuclear News - KazAtomProm outlines move to trading
  • AllAfrica - Tanzania: Extraction of Uranium in Bahi to Start Early Next Year
  • THISDAY Nigeria - 32 African Countries Move against Dumping of Nuclear, Toxic Wastes - Eromosele Abiodun
  • SA Independent - NGOs #UniteBehind nuclear deal, recalling Zuma - Dominic Adriaanse
  • Arka News Agency - Armenian nuclear power plant to be halted for planned repair - SABC
  • South African Broadcasting Corporation - Nuclear judgment seen as a huge step in right direction - Zolani Moya
  • Politicsweb South Africa - Eskom must account for nuclear pay-offs - Natasha Mazzone
  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - Westinghouse battles trust issues with vendors, customers and employees - Anya Litvak
  • E&E Daily - Scana closes in on 60-day reprieve for reactors - Kristi E. Swartz
  • Charlotte Business Journal - Time, money and taxes weigh on troubled SCANA nuclear project - John Downey
  • MarketWatch - Georgia Power objects to Westinghouse loan - Peg Brickley
  • Augusta Chronicle - Vogtle deadline looms, utilities consider natural gas conversion - Thomas Gardiner
  • BelTA - Terrorism response exercise at Belarusian nuclear power plant
  • BelTA - Belarus prime minister visits Slovak nuclear power plant
  • BizNis Africa - Nuclear Industry Association of South Africa reacts to High Court Judgement
  • IAEA - Preview of IAEA Side Events at Next Week's NPT Preparatory ...
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - Sequoyah refueling brings 700 more workers to Soddy-Daisy plant - Dave Flessner
  • Lower Hudson Journal - Entergy's post-Indian Point plans: Editorial Spotlight
  • Ukrainian Weekly - Remembering the Chornobyl nuclear disaster - Ukrainian Congress Committee of America
  • Athens News Courier - BF nuke plant drill set for Wednesday
  • E&E Daily - TAX POLICY: Democrats revive fight over orphaned energy credits - Geof Koss and George Cahlink
  • Des Moines Register - Utility-scale solar spreads benefits to all Iowans - Paul Heineman
  • Simi Valley Acorn - Agency says DOE's field lab clean-up plan violates agreement--Soil clean-up was supposed to be done by this year - Melissa Simon
  • Bloomberg - Wind Power Gets a Leg-Up in Biggest U.S. Electricity Market - Naureen Malik
  • Rutland Herald - Letter: Good option for Yankee - Milton A. Eaton, Brattleboro
  • Ukrainian Journal - Poroshenko and Lukashenko tour Chernobyl
  • NRC - NRC Will Hold an Open House on River Bend Nuclear Plant Performance
  • BBC - Nuclear submarine Audacious rolled out from Barrow shipyard
  • Australia National Radioactive Waste Management Facility - First community project completed
  • Australia National Radioactive Waste Management Facility - Experts visit Kimba
  • ENENews - TV: Fukushima Radiation Alert – Concern 'nuclear chain reaction' could occur at plant – Reactors are still melting down and spewing radioactivity – Fuel has burned through containment – Expert: It's unprecedented… could've been 12 Chernobyls (VIDEO)
  • Asahi Shimbun - Earthquake probability maps show nearly all of Japan at risk - Takahiro Takenouchi
  • Japan Times - IAEA inspectors ready to return to North Korea if situation warrants it: Amano
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Risk of strong earthquake rises slightly on Pacific side
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Kemm: Court ruling didn't kill off SA's nuclear plan
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Northern New Mexico FR Document: 2017-08619 Citation: 82 FR 19707 PDF Page 19707 (1 page) Permalink
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Oak Ridge Reservation FR Document: 2017-08620 Citation: 82 FR 19709 PDF Page 19709 (1 page) Permalink
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: High Energy Physics Advisory Panel FR Document: 2017-08621 Citation: 82 FR 19706 PDF Pages 19706-19707 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Nuclear Science Advisory Committee FR Document: 2017-08622 Citation: 82 FR 19708 PDF Pages 19708-19709 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability FR Document: 2017-08639 Citation: 82 FR 19715 PDF Page 19715 (1 page) Permalink
  • Navy Department - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Gulf of Alaska Navy Training Activities FR Document: 2017-08606 Citation: 82 FR 19705 PDF Pages 19705-19706 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Determinations of Successful Completions of Inspections, Tests, and Analyses: South Carolina Electric and Gas Co., South Carolina Public Service Authority, Virgil C. Summer Nuclear Station, Units 2 and 3 FR Document: 2017-08618 Citation: 82 FR 19757 PDF Pages 19757-19758 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Director's Decisions: Pacific Gas and Electric Co. FR Document: 2017-08609 Citation: 82 FR 19759 PDF Pages 19759-19760 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Exemptions and Combined Licenses; Amendments: South Carolina Electric and Gas Co., South Carolina Public Service Authority Virgil C. Summer Nuclear Station, Units 2 and 3 Design Reliability Assurance Program Changes FR Document: 2017-08633 Citation: 82 FR 19754 PDF Pages 19754-19755 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Exemptions and Combined Licenses; Amendments: Virgil C. Summer Nuclear Station, Units 2 and 3; South Carolina Electric & Gas Company; South Carolina Public Service Authority Debris Screen Related Dimensions FR Document: 2017-08615 Citation: 82 FR 19755 PDF Pages 19755-19756 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Inspections, Tests, Analyses, and Acceptance Criteria: Southern Nuclear Operating Company, Inc. Vogtle Electric Generating Plant, Units 3 and 4 FR Document: 2017-08616 Citation: 82 FR 19758 PDF Pages 19758-19759 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on NuScale FR Document: 2017-08607 Citation: 82 FR 19760 PDF Pages 19760-19761 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2017-08793 Citation: 82 FR 19758 PDF Page 19758 (1 page) Permalink
  • USGS - M 6.8 - 31km WSW of Balangonan, Philippines
  • Xinhua News - Portugal says Spain's plans for Almaraz nuclear waste deposit "safe" following appeal
  • NEI - NEI Urges DOE, OMB to Address Nuclear Waste Fund Inequities

    Thursday, April 27, 2017

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Witnesses urge House lawmakers to revive Yucca Mountain - Gary Martin
  • KSNV News3LV Las Vegas - The fight to prevent making Yucca Mountain a nuclear waste dump is back on - Jeff Gillan and Kyndell Nunley
  • Las Vegas Sun - Nevada leaders speak against plans to revive Yucca Mountain project - Yvonne Gonzalez
  • The Hill blog - Draft House bill ignites new Yucca Mountain fight - Devin Henry
  • KDWN720 AM Las Vegas - Nevada's Congressional Delegation Continues Fight Against Yucca Mountain - John Shaffer
  • The Atlantic - Nevada Fights the Latest Attempt to Give It the Nation's Nuclear Waste - Sarah Zhang
  • Bloomberg BNA - Yucca Mountain Bill Can Overcome Nevada Opposition: Shimkus - Rebecca Kern
  • Augusta Chronicle - Wilson talks SRS waste, Yucca Mountain revival with Congressional Subcommittee - Thomas Gardiner
  • KTVN Reno - Nevada Officials in D.C. Restate Opposition to Yucca Mountain Nuclear Dump
  • KOLO 8 Reno - Nevada delegation defiant as House mulls over Yucca Mountain revival
  • E&E Daily - Trump DOE 'all on board' for Nev. project – Shimkus - Hannah Northey
  • Morning Consult - House Restarts Yucca Mountain Debates for Storing Nuclear Waste - Iulia Gheorghiu
  • Reuters - U.S. lawmakers push Yucca nuclear dump facing transport crunch - Timothy Gardner