Wednesday, August 16, 2017

  • KSNV News3LV - Heller hits Tark in preview of brutal primary to come - Jeff Gillan
  • Reno Gazette-Journal - Yucca Mountain could be a $14 trillion economy for Nevada: Gary Duarte - Gary Duarte
  • Wall Street Journal - Republicans Play Politics on Yucca Mountain--Nuclear waste is all over the U.S. Is Heller's seat worth it? - Robert L. Ferguson
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Letter: Yucca Mountain debate back in the spotlight - Peter C. Neumann, Reno
  • truth-out - How War Pollutes the Potomac River - David Swanson and Pat Elder for Buzzflash at Truthout
  • Christian Science Monitor - In call to cancel debt, Cambodia asks: When war is over, who cleans up the mess? - Karen J. Coates, Jerry Redfern
  • STERN - Warum Whistleblower für Journalisten wichtig sind - Hans-Martin Tillack
  • Reuters - Shipbuilder Huntington Ingalls to pay $9.2 million over false claims case - Sarah N. Lynch
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Helping LANL Workers Access Free Medical Care
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Lab reunion planned for computer-related workers - Kevin Trevellyan
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Oak Ridge makes first transuranic waste shipment - Brittany Crocker
  • Tri-City Herald - Perry declares support for PNNL, Hanford; vague on funding - Wendy Culverwell
  • KUOW Seattle - Energy Secretary: Hanford Budget Will Be Enough To 'Get The Job Done' - Anna King
  • Vancouver Columbian - Energy Secretary Perry visits Hanford - He tells Pacific Northwest National Laboratory employees, 'Your work saves lives'
  • Associated Press - Energy Secretary Perry visits McNary Dam; mum on BPA sale - George Plaven
  • KEPR Pasco - DOE Secretary Rick Perry visits Hanford and PNNL, talks cleanup and funding - Elise Haas
  • KEPR Pasco - New grout coming to Tunnel 1 at Hanford - Christopher Poulsen
  • AP News - Rising tensions with North Korea bring back nuclear fears - John Rogers
  • Reuters - Moscow hopes Iran won't quit nuclear deal - Maria Kiselyova and Dmitry Solovyov
  • Bloomberg - The Energy Revolution Will Be Optimized - Liam Denning
  • Bloomberg - Worry About This Taiwan Power Vacuum - Tim Culpan
  • Bloomberg - The Energy Market's Facts Of Life - Liam Denning
  • Reuters - Taiwan's CPC says blackout caused by flawed power supply replacement process - Jess Macy Yu and Faith Hung
  • Reuters - Taiwan says duties of resigned economic affairs minister to be assumed by deputy - Jeanny Kao
  • Reuters - Taiwan probes massive power cut that affects millions of households - Jess Macy Yu and Jeanny Kao
  • Reuters - With a wary eye on Iran, Saudi and Iraqi leaders draw closer - Ahmed Rasheed and Sylvia Westall
  • The State - SCE&G backs off plan that could hit customers for costs of failed nuclear plant - Sammy Fretwell
  • ABC4 Mount Pleasant, SC - SCE&G pulls back request to abandon nuclear project, bill customers for losses
  • WLTX Columbia, SC - SCANA Chief Talks About Possibly Restarting Nuclear Reactor Project - Deon Guillory
  • World Nuclear News - SCE&G withdraws petition to scrap Summer project
  • World Nuclear News - Taiwan power system fails on gas incident
  • World Nuclear News - SONGS settlement should stand, state regulator told
  • NASDAQ - SCANA Withdraws Abandonment Petition for Nuclear Project
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: In about-face, Scana bows to political pressure - Kristi E. Swartz
  • The State - SCANA sticking with plans to abandon nuclear project, charge customers more - Avery G. Wilks
  • The State - Sen. Graham advises SC Gov. McMaster to sell state-owned Santee Cooper 'if he needs to' - Bristow Marchant
  • The State - Graham told McMaster to sell state-backed Santee Cooper 'if he needs to' - Bristow Marchant
  • BBC - The monster atomic bomb that was too big to use - Stephen Dowling
  • NPR - Cokie Roberts Answers Your Questions About Nuclear Protocols - Ailsa Chang talks with commentator Cokie Roberts
  • KXTV-TV ABC10 Sacramento, CA - Verify: Will potassium iodide protect you from nuclear fallout? - Barbara Harvey
  • Hilton Head Island Packet - SC state senator worried another nuclear project could end - Bob Montgomery
  • Daily Caller - Obama's Energy Secretary Argues Allowing Nuclear Plants To Close Imperils National Security - Tim Pearce
  • Atlanta Journal Constitution - Georgia Power told to do its homework on Vogtle nuke options - Russell Grantham
  • WSPA-TV Spartanburg, SC - SC power company withdraw request to abandon nuclear power plant project
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Ga. regulators hand Vogtle builders tough to-do list - Kristi E. Swartz
  • Atlanta Business Chronicle - Georgia PSC supports continuing Plant Vogtle project - Dave Williams
  • Palm Beach Post - FPL bid for more nuclear units to face more scrutiny today - Susan Salisbury
  • Tri-City Herald - Perry arrives at critical time for energy funding - Jim Conca
  • Idaho State Journal - Work to start on Idaho facility for warships' nuclear waste
  • Patriot-News - Nuclear plant guard fired over drinking, paranoia can't have his job back, U.S. court says - Matt Miller
  • RFI - Police and protesters clash at planned nuclear waste site
  • London Times - Amec and Interserve land nuclear contract - Miles Costello
  • Fort Dodge Messenger, IA - US needs a nuclear waste repository
  • Charleston Post Courier - How the S.C. Legislature paved the way for nuclear mess - Chip Campsen, Republican representing Charleston, Beaufort and Colleton Counties in the South Carolina Senate
  • Gaffney Ledger, SC - Duke Energy regarding fate of local nuke project ... ... When we know, you'll know - Tim Gulla
  • Los Angeles Times - Who pays for San Onofre nuclear plant's early closure? Negotiations fall apart - Jeff McDonald
  • Reuters - Regulator orders review of all Creusot-made components on EDF nuclear reactors - Geert De Clercq
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - No new San Onofre deal – even with help from NFL concussion negotiator - Jeff McDonald
  • WIS-TV Columbia, SC - Sen. Graham says he hopes Pres. Trump 'drops the hammer' on white supremacy, talks V.C. Summer, Obamacare during Columbia visit
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Restart delayed for Kyushu Electric's nuclear reactors--Screening fell behind, causing domino effect for Japanese utility
  • Pocono Record, PA - State asks residents close to nuclear plants to have pills
  • Times of India - French nuclear plant outages and restarts - Reuters
  • Connecticut Magazine - Is Safety at Millstone Getting Enough Attention? - Gary Stoller
  • The Hindu - 'Kudankulam first reactor to resume generation very soon'
  • Charlotte Business Journal - SCANA withdraws – for now – petition to abandon $18 billion nuclear project - John Downey
  • Atlanta Journal Constitution blog - Bill to send millions to sputtering Ga. nuclear project frozen on Capitol Hill - Tamar Hallerman
  • Wilkes Barre Times-Leader - Sirens around nuclear power plant to be tested Thursday - Patrick Kernan
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - PILGRIM NUCLEAR POWER STATION: Quarterly review finds five violations - Christine Legere
  • Cape Cod Broadcasting - NRC Releases Inspection Report on Pilgrim Nuclear Power Plant - Justin Saunders
  • Bloomberg - Mishap Triggers Taiwan Blackout as Power Policies Draw Scrutiny - Samson Ellis, Stephen Stapczynski, Yu-Huay Sun, Dan Murtaugh, Jing Yang, Aibing Guo, and Yuan Gao
  • Focus Taiwan - Premier Lin Chuan apologizes for blackout - Liao Yu-yang and Elizabeth Hsu
  • Lancaster News, SC - Gregory on panel that will investigate nuclear project - Greg Summers
  • Business Wire - SCE Asks State Regulator to Affirm San Onofre Nuclear Plant Settlement - Southern California Edison
  • MyNewsLA - No deal between Southern California Edison and others on changes to San Onofre settlement - Christina Kelley
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - Appeals court declines to dismiss lawsuit over disputed San Onofre emails - Jeff McDonald
  • Bellona - Kursk anniversary marks 17th birthday for Kremlin's age of deception - Charles Digges
  • Mainichi Daily News - High-priced Fukushima ice wall nears completion, but effectiveness doubtful
  • Daily Journal Franklin, IN - Utility unsure when it will re-file plans to bail on project - Seanna Adcox
  • Albany Times Union - Don't tackle carbon emissions with ratepayer subsidies - David Borton, Commentary
  • Daily Energy Insider - NRC waives penalties in wake of 2016 incident at Westinghouse Electric nuclear facility
  • Daily Energy Insider - Recent study shows markets must properly credit nuclear, NEI says
  • The Chattanoogan - Lighting Up Chattanooga
  • New Indian Express - Atoms for peace?
  • Rutland Herald - Shortsighted on Yankee - Amelia Shea, Brattleboro
  • The Hindu - Be wary of vested interests, official tells project-displaced - K. Srinivasa Rao
  • Red Bluff Daily News - Utility drops bid to recoup billions after bailing on plant - Seanna Adcox
  • Reuters - 3rd Circuit tosses nuclear security guard's disability bias lawsuit
  • WLTX Columbia, SC - Questions Raised Following SCANA, Fairfield County Meeting - Loren Thomas
  • Cumbria Mail - Multi-million pound deal at Sellafield
  • WPSD Paducah - Paducah DOE site employees notified of staff reduction
  • All Things Nuclear - US Talks to China about North Korea, But Does Not Listen - Gregory Kulacki, China project manager and senior analyst
  • DOE - DOE Invests $17.4 Million in Projects To Advance Recovery of Rare Earth Elements From Coal and Coal Byproducts
  • NRC - NRC Approves Extended Power Uprate for Browns Ferry Nuclear Plant
  • NWTRB - Meeting Transcripts and Agendas
  • Trend News Agency - Iran says US approach against text of nuclear deal
  • Asahi Shimbun - NRA gives OK to freeze all ice wall at Fukushima nuclear plant - Kohei Tomida
  • Asahi Shimbun - Korean leaders, U.S. open door to diplomacy in nuclear crisis - The Associated Press
  • Mainichi Daily News - Former 'kamikaze' pilot comes to understand father's anger after building own family
  • BelTA - Children from Belarus take part in Nuclear Kids 2017
  • Yonhap News - PM negative about calls for S. Korea's nuclear armament - jschang@yna.co.kr
  • Press TV - Iran's Rouhani urges EU's active role in JCPOA implementation
  • Press TV - Iran response to JCPOA violations
  • Press TV - Russia throws weight behind Iran's missile program
  • Press TV - Iran says committed to nuclear deal, criticizes US for hindering deal implementation
  • Press TV - US must be pushed to implement JCPOA: Analyst
  • Press TV - Haley repeats Washington's anti-Iran claims
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Report of Proposed Activities in Non-Agreement States, Areas of Exclusive Federal Jurisdiction, or Offshore Waters FR Document: 2017-17309 Citation: 82 FR 38941 PDF Pages 38941-38942 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Alliance for Nuclear Accountability - Update: Working Towards a Nuclear-Free Future
  • Alliance for Nuclear Accountability - ACCOUNTABILITY AUDIT: Reducing risks and saving billions across the US nuclear weapons complex
  • NRC:IG - Audit of NRC's Contract Administration Process - OIG-17-A-20
  • York Daily Record - Opinion: Three Mile Island and what Exelon won't tell you - Eric Epstein, Chairman, TMI-Alert, Inc.
  • Nuclear Energy Insider - Canada receives over 15 SMR proposals ahead of test center expansion

    Tuesday, August 15, 2017

  • Daily Energy Insider - Nuclear Regulatory Commission approves funds supporting activities to resume Yucca Mountain license review
  • Salt Lake Tribune - 7 Utah counties exploring experimental nuclear power from 'molten salt' - Brian Maffly
  • Cape Cod Times - Pilgrim quarterly review finds 5 violations - Christine Legere
  • Los Alamos Monitor - LANL coalition mulls benefits with new contract - Tris DeRoma
  • Oak Ridge Today - Safety: ORNL developing probe to detect energy in electric vehicles, solar rooftops - John Huotari
  • Oak Ridge Today - Video: Learn more about DOE's first transuranic waste shipment in five years - John Huotari
  • World Nuclear News - Oak Ridge ships first TRU waste since 2012
  • World Nuclear News - Call for government to revitalise US nuclear industry
  • World Nuclear News - Russia charts 40 years of icebreaker progress
  • World Nuclear News - NRC issues order to Westinghouse fuel facility
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Lab accident sends one person to hospital - Rebecca Moss
  • Tri-City Herald - Cold War Patriots hold town hall meetings for Hanford workers
  • Tri-City Herald - Our Voice: Welcome Rick Perry, we've some things to show you
  • Tri-City Herald - Energy Secretary makes 1st Tri-City area stop, says it's a chance to learn - Sara Schilling
  • WGNO ABC26 New Orleans, LA - Survival Expo features gas masks and Geiger counters - Susan Roesgen
  • Washington Examiner - Rick Perry tours grid reliability lab, but still no study - John Siciliano
  • My Columbia Basin - Perry visits McNary
  • AP News - Iranian president threatens to revitalize nuclear program - Nasser Karimi
  • AP News - After failure of SC nuke plant, backers seek federal aid - Matthew Daly
  • Bloomberg - Nuclear Power's Woes Imperil U.S. National Security, Moniz Says - Ari Natter
  • Reuters - Iran could quit nuclear deal in "hours" if new U.S. sanctions imposed-Rouhani
  • Reuters - China urges all sides to put out fire, not add to flames, in North Korea standoff - Ben Blanchard
  • Reuters - Commentary: Understanding Kim Jong Un's nuclear game plan - Peter Apps
  • Reuters - Bulgaria to launch tender to sell Belene nuclear project next year - Tsvetelia Tsolova
  • Reuters - Japan to seek assurance of U.S. defense pledge, including nuclear deterrence - Tim Kelly
  • Greentech Media - Are Court Victories for Nuclear Credits a Win for Renewables? Maybe Not - Abe Silverman
  • Tampa Bay Times - Florida PSC looks at paying for nuclear projects today - Malena Carollo
  • Atlanta Journal-Constitution - Lifeline to Ga. nuclear project stuck in the Senate - Tamar Hallerman
  • MassLive Republican - Sen. Ed Markey seeks to limit president's ability to launch nuclear strike - Shira Schoenberg
  • Lancaster Intelligencer Journal - Free potassium iodide pills offered to people near nuclear plants - Heather Stauffer
  • WFMZ - Pills to be distributed to those near Limerick nuclear plant
  • Jersey Evening Post - Radioactive material unearthed at plant
  • Albuquerque Journal - Two board members question move by nuclear safety agency - Mark Oswald
  • Energy Collective - China to Deploy Floating Nuclear Power Plants to Support Geopolitical Goals in Southeast Asia - Dan Yurman
  • St George and Sutherland Shire Leader - Landowners from Kimba visit Lucas Heights
  • Platts - Exelon's Quad Cities-2 nuclear unit operates at 79% after maintenance - Steven Dolley
  • Forbes - DOE Secretary Rick Perry Visits The Pacific Northwest National Laboratory - James Conca
  • The State - Chapin residents struggle after SCE&G abandons nuclear project - Tim Flach
  • Sofia News Agency - Bulgaria to Launch Tender to Sell Belene Nuclear Project Next Year
  • International Business Times India - Modi govt plans to double nuclear power capacity to 14K MW: Piyush Goyal - Himadri Ghosh
  • Power Engineering International - 20 floating nuclear power plants set for South China Sea - Diarmaid Williams
  • R&D Magazine - Could Nuclear Energy Make a Come Back? - Kenny Walter
  • The State - There is one way SC legislators can help after SCE&G's nuclear meltdown - Cindi Ross Scoppe
  • The State - SCE&G law could cost you more than you imagine - Cindi Ross Scoppe
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: U.S. weapons issues and reactors are entwined, report says - Peter Behr
  • Hartford Courant - Malloy Raps Millstone Owner Over Refusal To Open Books - Stephen Singer
  • The State - Letter: Here's the upside to the SCE&G nuclear debacle - William Q. Brunson, Sumter
  • The State - Letter: Nuclear plants hit by perfect storm - Jay Byers, Columbia
  • The State - Letter: Name names on nuclear mess - Vincent Anderer, Columbia
  • myhorrynews.com, Conway, SC - Santee Cooper cancels Horry County public hearings on rate increases - Kathy Ropp
  • Charleston Post Courier - Don't sell off Santee Cooper's lakes - Phillip Lowe
  • Utility Dive - Ratepayer sues SCE&G as lawmakers scramble for Summer completion plan - Gavin Bade
  • Columbia Free Times - About That Letter SCE&G Customers Got Last Week - David Travis Bland
  • New London Day - Malloy: More information needed on Millstone - Kimberly Drelich
  • Focus Taiwan - Taiwan's power supply system unable to withstand minor errors: expert - Tsai Yi-chu, Chen Cheng-wei, S.C. Chang
  • Arctic.ru - The nuclear icebreaker 50 Let Pobedy (50 Years of Victory) sails off for a memorable expedition to the North Pole
  • Charleston Post Courier - Letter: Poor explanation - Pat Kilroy, Milton Drive, Goose Creek
  • Brattleboro Reformer - Letter: 'Dangerous and shortsighted - Amelia Shea, Brattleboro, Aug. 11
  • Lower Hudson Journal - Brace for higher energy costs, worse pollution as Indian Point closes: View - Ricardo C. Byrd
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - Funding problem continues for brine well authority - Adrian C Hedden
  • Augusta Chronicle - Some SRS security contractor employees set to strike
  • Cape Business News - Head in the sand: Eskom fails in a land of cheap energy
  • GAO - Nuclear Command, Control, and Communications: Update on Air Force Oversight Effort and Selected Acquisition Programs - GAO-17-641R
  • IAEA - IAEA Online Learning Programme Wins Award for Innovation in Medical Physics Education - Lenka Dojcanova, IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security
  • NHK World - Completion of Fukushima plant ice wall approved
  • BelTA - Russian reporters to visit Belarusian nuclear power plant construction site
  • Yonhap News - Moon vows more diplomatic efforts to denuclearize N. Korea - bdk@yna.co.kr
  • Press TV - US must be pushed to implement JCPOA: Analyst
  • Press TV - Iran can return to pre-JCPOA state if US slaps more sanctions: Rouhani
  • Press TV - Russia eyeing joint energy projects with Iran
  • Navy Department - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Disposal and Reuse of Surplus Property at Naval Station Newport, RI FR Document: 2017-17140 Citation: 82 FR 38674 PDF Page 38674 (1 page) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Facility Operating and Combined Licenses: Applications and Amendments Involving No Significant Hazards Considerations FR Document: 2017-16998 Citation: 82 FR 38714 PDF Pages 38714-38722 (9 pages) Permalink
  • Tri-Valley CAREs - "Livermore Protesters Worry About Nuclear War on A-Bomb Anniversary"
  • Tri-Valley CAREs - Citizen's Watch Newsletter Summer 2017
  • The Political Voice - Trump Resumes Decades Old War Over Yucca Mountain – This Is NOT GOOD
  • The Guardian - Tagus river at risk of drying up completely - Stephen Burgen

    Monday, August 14, 2017

  • Salt Lake Tribune - Could Utah be epicenter of thorium-based nuclear energy? - Brian Maffly
  • Idaho Falls Magazine - Battelle Energy Alliance grant applications are open for economic development and community giving - Idaho National Laboratory
  • Idaho Business Review - INL welcomes two distinguished postdoctoral appointees
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Oak Ridge duo replicates 1976 'Atomic Man' incident - Brittany Crocker
  • My Columbia Basin - Energy czar to visit Umatilla
  • AP News - China to cut off North Korean imports under UN sanctions - Joe McDonald
  • Bloomberg - Iran Military Boost Signals Resolve to Withstand U.S. Pressure - Ladane Nasseri
  • Bloomberg - China's Xi Grapples With Rising Cost of Backing Kim Jong Un
  • Reuters - Sierra Club sues U.S. Energy Department over power grid study - Timothy Gardner
  • Reuters - TABLE-Swiss nuclear plant outages and restarts - Vera Eckert in Frankfurt
  • Reuters - China approves plan to promote unified nuclear reactor brand - David Stanway
  • Reuters - RWE details forward power hedges of German plants - Vera Eckert
  • Reuters - Nuclear attack from North Korea "not imminent": CIA chief
  • Energy Collective - Does the U.S. Nuclear Industry Have a Future? - Dan Yurman
  • Carnegie Endowment for International Peace - Does the U.S. Nuclear Industry Have a Future? - Mark Hibbs
  • Charleston Post Courier - After failure of nuclear plant in South Carolina, backers seek federal aid - Matthew Daly
  • Southeast Energy News - Lawmakers want federal aid to revive South Carolina nuclear project - Brye Steeves
  • Casper Star-Tribune - Wyoming's uranium producers hunkered down till prices rise - Heather Richards
  • Seattle Times - Washington state won't let nuclear plant ship its waste until problems are fixed - Hal Bernton
  • Daily Telegraph - Government holds crunch talks with industry giants over the future of British nuclear energy - Alan Tovey
  • Aiken Standard - Guest editorial: Nuclear power plant suspension hurts; getting energy right is hard
  • Myrtle Beach Sun News - Editorial: Nuclear power plant suspension hurts; getting energy right is hard
  • Chronicle-Independent, Camden, SC - S.C.'s nuclear meltdown: what next? - Phil Noble
  • WIS-TV Columbia, SC - My Take: SCE&G should drop the V.C. Summer surcharge immediately - Lyle Schulze
  • FITSNews.com, SC - SCANA Slapped With Lawsuit
  • Business Day South Africa - Nuclear energy still in the plan, says minister Mmamoloko Kubayi - Linda Ensor
  • Japan Times - Japan officially gave U.S. consent to bring in nuclear weapons ahead of Okinawa reversion accord: document
  • Times of India - German nuclear plant outages and restarts - Reuters
  • Utility Dive - Report: Vogtle backers ask Trump to aid nuclear plant expansion - Robert Walton
  • Gulf Business News - Major components installed at last unit of UAE's nuclear power plant - Aarti Nagraj
  • Gulf News - UAE nuclear plant one step closer to reality
  • Financial Times - Nuclear industry warns of looming skills crisis - Andrew Ward
  • Sofia News Agency - Erdogan has a Secret Plan to Turn Turkey into a Nuclear Power
  • New York Times - Editorial: Before You Rip Up That Iran Deal ...
  • Focus Taiwan - Tight power supply revives discussion on nuclear energy in Taiwan - Evelyn Kao
  • Asahi Shimbun - EDITORIAL: Phasing out nuclear power a must for Japan's new energy plan
  • Southern Times Africa - Zambia seek Chinese expertise in nuclear energy - Jeff Kapembwa
  • DNA India - Rolls-Royce sees big opportunity in nuclear power in India: Kishore Jayaraman
  • WBFO Buffalo - Senecas want radiation in Cattauraugua Creek gone 'right now' - Mike Desmond
  • Korea Times - Nuclear power advocated in online discussion - Park Jae-hyuk
  • TASS - Russian nuclear icebreaker sails off to North Pole
  • Times LIVE-Johannesburg - Government remains committed to nuclear energy - Linda Ensor
  • Arizona Daily Sun - Artists explore uranium's mark on Navajo lands - Emery Cowan
  • UAE National - Abu Dhabi nuclear plant at Barakah hits milestone - Caline Malek
  • The State - Ex-nuclear plant workers flood job fair at school near Chapin - Tim Flach
  • World Nuclear News - Major components installed at final Barakah unit
  • World Nuclear News - Holtec completes main work at Vermont Yankee
  • World Nuclear News - Canadian, US nuclear regulators enhance cooperation
  • IAEA - IAEA Isotope Browser App Now Available in Multiple Languages - Oleksandra Gudkova, IAEA Public Information and Communication
  • BBC - Scotland's oldest reactor to be demolished
  • BelTA - Belarus hopes to agree on new energy projects at Astana Expo 2017
  • HNN Huntingtonnews - Piketon Waste Cell Would Allegedly Violate Toxic Substances Act - Tony Rutherford
  • NRC - International Safety Review Team Visits Sequoyah Nuclear Power Plant
  • Trend News Agency - Iran warns on huge energy intensity
  • Asahi Shimbun - Obon observed in Fukushima village for first time in 7 years - Yosuke Fukudome
  • Asahi Shimbun - Hiroshima photog captures hibakusha's grandchildren - Ai Tanabe
  • Japan Times - Disaster-hit Fukushima village names rescue dog a PR ambassador
  • BelTA - Russian ZiO-Podolsk sends separator superheaters to second unit of Belarusian nuclear power plant
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  • Yonhap News - China to begin implementing new U.N. sanctions on N. Korea Tuesday
  • Yonhap News - U.S. ready for 'decisive' action against N.K., but focusing on diplomacy: Dunford
  • Yonhap News - S. Korean, U.S. defense chiefs to hold first talks in late August
  • Yonhap News - S. Korean president says N.K. nukes, missiles a serious, real threat
  • Press TV - Iran, Russia presidents discuss Syria crisis, JCPOA over phone
  • Press TV - 'Iran 1st country to sanction US over terror support'
  • Xinhua News - Hungary replies to European Commission over NGO law dispute
  • POWERmag - Judge Rules TVA Must Move Gallatin Coal Ash - Darrell Proctor
  • POWERmag - Dominion Ordered to Revise Plan for Coal Ash at Chesapeake - Darrell Proctor
  • POWERmag - Cost to Complete Vogtle AP1000 Nuclear Units Could Balloon to $20B - Sonal Patel
  • TIME - Hiroshima and Nagasaki: Photos From the Ruins - Ben Cosgrove
  • Joongang Daily - [Korea and the fourth industrial revolution <17-2 Energy>] As other nations re-embrace nuclear, Korea debates its merits - Kim Young-nam

    Sunday, August 13, 2017

  • All Things Nuclear - The Pyroprocessing Files - Ed Lyman, senior scientist
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Report: VA office denies 90 percent of Gulf War claims - Associated Press
  • Kentucky Today - Whistleblowers play key role in rooting out waste, fraud, abuse - Mark Wohlander
  • Las Cruces Sun-News - NMSU researchers collaborate on neutrino experiment - Minerva Baumann and Dawn Levy
  • AP News - Iran lawmakers raise missile, Guard spending to challenge US - NASSER KARIMI and JON GAMBRELL
  • Bloomberg - Iran Adds Funding to Missiles, Guards After U.S. Sanctions - Ladane Nasseri
  • Reuters - Iran eyes more funds for missiles, Guards after U.S. sanctions
  • Forbes blog - Will Saving Nuclear Energy In South Carolina Preserve The Planet? - Ken Silverstein
  • The State - Warnings were raised years before utilities abandoned nuke project - Sammy Fretwell
  • Sumter Item, SC - Utility drops rate hike plans for failed nuclear project
  • Hilton Head Island Packet - 2 million in SC spared from rate hikes for bungled nuclear project - Avery G. Wilks
  • Charleston Post and Courier - SCE&G shouldn't count on getting a big ratepayer bailout - Steve Bailey
  • Washington Post - APNewsBreak: Suit accuses SC power co. of nuclear negligence - Meg Kinnard?|?AP
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Trump administration silent on demise of nuclear project it once called 'massively important' - Thad Moore and Emma Dumain
  • Phys.org - Israel moves to curb strike at nuclear plant
  • Ha'aretz Daily - Israeli Nuclear Scientists Strike, Halt Sensitive Work; Cabinet to Order Them Back - Chaim Levinson
  • Ha'aretz Daily - OpEd: Now Is the Time for an Israeli Nuclear Law - Avner Cohen and Eitay Mack
  • Augusta Chronicle - Questions remain about viability of building new nuclear reactors - Tom Corwin
  • Xinhua News - Iran plans to develop research reactors for nuclear power production
  • Pulse Ghana - Ghana converts nuclear reactor into an LEU - News Ghana
  • The News Nigeria - CIAE completes conversion work on Ghana's nuclear reactor
  • Lancaster News, SC - Nuke fiasco should cost all decision-makers - Phil Noble
  • Mainichi Daily News - New head of A-bomb sufferers' group strives for a world with no new hibakusha
  • Taipei Times - Academics offer officials advice over power situation - Tan Wei-cheng
  • Wisconsin State Journal - WPPI to add wind power with Illinois development - Judy Newman
  • Trend News Agency - Iranian parliament approve budget to strengthen IRGC - Khalid Kazimov
  • NHK World - A-bomb survivors give talk in Brazil
  • NHK World - Fukushima residents visit family graves
  • Press TV - World nations stand with Iran on JCPOA: Rouhani
  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - Notice Meetings: Advisory Board on Radiation and Worker Health, Subcommittee for Dose Reconstruction Reviews, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health FR Document: 2017-17130 Citation: 82 FR 37861 PDF Page 37861
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Travel Voucher, Part 1; Travel Voucher, Part 2; Optional Travel Voucher, Part 2 FR Document: 2017-17124 Citation: 82 FR 37902 PDF Pages 37902-37903
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Confirmatory Orders: Westinghouse Electric Company, LLC FR Document: 2017-17101 Citation: 82 FR 37903 PDF Pages 37903-37908
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Renewals; Applications: Entergy Operations, Inc., River Bend Station, Unit 1 FR Document: 2017-17125 Citation: 82 FR 37908 PDF Pages 37908-37910
  • Xinhua News - Iran hikes missile funds to hit out at U.S. sanctions
  • Xinhua News - Iran's parliament ratifies motion to counter U.S. "terrorist" acts in region
  • NEI - NRC Preparing to Resume Yucca Mountain License Review
  • Philippine Star - Editorial: A jolting reminder

    Saturday, August 12, 2017

  • Nevada Independent - Government: Dispatches from Washington: Nevada delegation returns home for August recess - ByMegan Messerly, Jackie Valley
  • Politico - 5 things Trump did this week while you weren't looking:(#5) The nuclear waste storage fight warms up - Danny Vinik
  • Cape Cod Times - No subsidies for Pilgrim in emission rules - Christine Legere
  • Tri-City Herald - Energy Northwest barred from shipping nuclear waste after mislabeled shipment - Wendy Culverwell
  • Idaho Statesman - Crapo, Simpson, Labrador and Risch are home for August. Here's where you'll find them. - Cynthia Sewell
  • Tri-City Herald - Energy Secretary coming to Hanford, McNary Dam
  • KREM Spokane - Multiple violations found at state's nuclear power plant site - Susannah Frame
  • Tri-City Herald - Plutonium plant demolition to restart after safety steps expanded - Wendy Culverwell
  • AP News - North Korea still mastering how to deliver a nuke to US - Deb Riechmann
  • AP News - Iran's foreign minister: Trump trying to 'kill' nuclear deal
  • Bloomberg - Manchin Emerges as Possible Pick for Energy Department - Kevin Cirilli, Jennifer Jacobs, and Steven T. Dennis
  • Bloomberg - New York's Crusade to Price Carbon Won't End with Nuke Subsidies - Jim Polson and Naureen S Malik
  • Reuters - China's Xi says peaceful resolution needed for N.Korea nuclear issue - Ben Blanchard
  • Reuters - South Carolina utility cancels rate hike plan after nuke plant halted - Laila Kearney
  • Reuters - Take cover, avoid bomb flash. Guam issues nuclear guidelines - Doina Chiacu
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Lawsuit accuses SCE&G of negligence in scuttled South Carolina nuclear construction project - Thad Moore
  • The State - 4 challengers want seats on commission that oversaw failed nuclear project - Cassie Cope
  • The State - 2 million in SC spared from rate hikes for bungled nuclear project - Avery G. Wilks
  • The State - Letter: Nuclear debacle shows need for real reform - Sen. Tom Davis, Beaufort
  • WRDW-TV - South Carolina Senator working to finish V.C. Summer - Senator Lindsey Graham
  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - Armstrong County nuclear cleanup delayed again - Don Hopey
  • Economic Times - India to add 7,000 MW nuclear power capacity: Power Minister Piyush Goyal
  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - Westinghouse furloughed 870 employees in fallout from the cancelled South Carolina nuclear project - Anya Litvak
  • The State - Feds won't fine Westinghouse for nuke safety violations at Richland County plant - Sammy Fretwell
  • Valley News Dispatch, PA - Parks Twp. nuke dump cleanup could face more delays
  • China Daily - Venture to float new nuke plants - Zheng Xin and Zou Shuo
  • Stars and Stripes - Work to start on $1.65B facility to handle nuclear waste from Navy warships - Associated Press
  • Weirton Daily Times, WV - Radioactive waste storage plan needed
  • Augusta Chronicle - SC utility drops rate increase plans for failed nuclear project
  • Xinhua News - Chinese institution completes converting Ghana's nuclear reactor into an LEU
  • Platts - Dominion Energy's Surry-1 nuclear unit back in service after maintenance - Steven Dolley
  • China Post - Is Tsai rethinking nuclear power or not? What you need to know about the controversy
  • MetroNews Canada - Ouellet, environmentalists wary of proposed nuclear waste disposal plan - Mylene Crete
  • Belleville News Ontario - Trent Hills no fan of burying nuclear waste near Great Lakes - John Campbell, Trent Hills Independent
  • CapeCod.com - NRC Issues "Green" Inspection Finding to Pilgrim Nuclear Power Plant - Justin Saunders
  • Taipei Times - Power shortage 'illusion' benefits big firms: groups - Lin Chia-nan
  • Aiken Standard - Completion of Saltstone Disposal Unit 6 construction comes in under budget
  • Aiken Standard - SCANA donated $1.7M to legislators, PACs since 2008 - Michael Smith
  • Beyond Nuclear - Annual Nagasaki commemoration at Lawrence Livermore focuses on N. Korea
  • Beyond Nuclear - "Pushing the storage horse with a nuclear waste cart: The spent fuel pool problem"
  • Beyond Nuclear - Nuclear Free Future: Vermont Yankee, Nuclear Waste, Mobile Chernobyl
  • Beyond Nuclear - New U.S. reactor construction collapses because it's "prohibitively expensive": the fight for justice continues
  • Atomic Insights - Impressions from the ANS Utility Working Conference 2017 - Rod Adams
  • Atomic Insights - New York's Zero Emission Credit For Upstate Nuclear Plants Upheld - Rod Adams
  • Atomic Insights - Evidence suggesting LNT was fabricated as a purposeful effort to hamstring nuclear technology development - Rod Adams
  • Trend News Agency - Iranian politician urges for renegotiating nuclear deal (Exclusive)
  • Asahi Shimbun - EDITORIAL: Toshiba needs to address concerns of market before it is too late
  • Mainichi Daily News - Fukushima town holds festival for first time in 7 years after evacuation orders lifted
  • Mainichi Daily News - Inheriting the legacy of Hiroshima: Conveying experiences to the 'third generation'
  • TexasVox: The Voice of Public Citizen in Texas - Nevada Says Texas Can't Force Yucca Mountain Decision: What will the court say? - Citizen Carol
  • Pahrump Valley Times - New official to play key role in Yucca revival - Gary Martin
  • Beyond Nuclear - NRC Planning for Resumption of Yucca Mountain Licensing Proceeding
  • POGO - POGO Sends Letters to Sessions and Town Calling for Recusal - Tim Farnsworth
  • Independent Institute blog - Atomic Bombs: What My Momma (Never) Told Me - Abigail R. Hall
  • KNDO/KNDU-TV NBC - HAMTC issues stop work order for certain workers at PFP - Morgan Ashley
  • KEPR Pasco - HAMTC issued a stop work today at Hanford for any open air demo at PFP - Joseph Rinaldi
  • Deccan Herald - Growing Pak-China nuke ties: House panel says India must enhance deterrence - Anirban Bhaumik
  • Lincoln County News, ME - Energy Matters: Nuke News to Ponder - Paul Kando
  • Peekskill-Cortlandt Patch - NRC Reviewing Delay Request For Indian Point Flood Assessment - Lanning Taliaferro
  • Japan Times - METI seeks to pass nuclear buck with release of waste disposal map - Philip Brasor
  • Joongang Daily - Moon's energy policy could kill nuclear exports - Jang Won-Seok
  • Pike County News Watchman, OH - Group of local residents speaks out against onsite nuclear waste disposal facility - Matt Lucas
  • CTV News - Bloc Quebecois, environmentalists wary of proposed nuclear waste disposal plan - Mylene Crete, The Canadian Press
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Letter: Spent fuel problem - Lew Mermelstein, Santa Cruz Avenue, Menlo Park, Calif.
  • Helena Independent Record - Letter: A solution to climate change in Montana - Bob Balhiser' Helena
  • Phys.org - Why the withering nuclear power industry threatens US national security - Michael E. Webber, The Conversation

    Friday, August 11, 2017

  • Public News Service - Yucca Mtn. Nuclear Dump Opponents Wary of New Federal Funding - Suzanne Potter, Public News Service - NV
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Navy breaks ground on fuel handling facility - Kevin Trevellyan
  • Los Angeles Times - The Idaho National Lab created a 'wonder fuel.' Now, it's radioactive waste that won't go away - Ralph Vartabedian
  • CBS Denver - Woman Tracking Epilepsy Possibly Caused By Rocky Flats Chemicals - Jeff Todd
  • In These Times - We Can't Stop Our Exposure to Toxic Chemicals Until We Rein In the Corporations Releasing Them - Laura Orlando
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - INL interns share their research at expo - Johnathan Hogan
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - N.M. Delegation: Rebid Is Opportunity For DOE To Strengthen LANL's Critical Role In NNM - NM Congressional Delegation
  • KIFI Idaho Falls - Ground broken for new $1.65 billion Naval Spent Fuel Handling Facility - Taja Davis
  • Tri-City Herald - 19 years later, DOE close to emptying radioactive waste from first tank farm - Annette Cary
  • KING5 Seattle - Multiple violations found at state's nuclear power plant - Susannah Frame
  • in-cumbria - Carr's Group director talks takeover benefits - Duncan Bick
  • Bloomberg - Kim Weighs Dangerous Path to Nuclear Respect for North Korea - Stuart Biggs
  • Bloomberg - The U.S. Nuclear Industry's Last Hope Seeks Help From Trump - Ari Natter and Mark Chediak
  • Reuters - Russia says 'a pity' U.S. casts doubt on Iran nuclear deal - Dmitry Solovyov
  • Reuters - Trump says doesn't think Iran living up to spirit of nuclear deal - James Oliphant
  • Reuters - Nuclear nerves wipe $1 trillion off world stocks - Marc Jones
  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - Company that led failed effort to build two South Carolina nuclear reactors paid its executives millions in bonuses - Associated Press
  • The Nerve-South Carolina Policy Council - Access to nuke records blocked--Friends of the Earth says post them all - Robert Meyerowitz
  • WPSD 6 Paducah - Local nuclear workers eligible for money, health care coverage - Leah Shields
  • Ecowatch - New Generation Nuclear Reactors Unlikely to Deliver on Design - Paul Brown
  • Times and Democrat - Utilities didn't kill nuclear - Hou-Yin Chang
  • Richmond Times-Dispatch - Surry nuclear reactor shut down to repair steam leak - Robert Zullo
  • WIS - State agency challenges SCE&G plans for VC Summer nuclear project - Jack Kuenzie
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Nuclear failure hard to grasp - R. L. Schreadley
  • Dickinson Press - Amendments suggest standards for radioactive waste - Iain Woessner
  • Albany Times Union - Letter: Keep state's nuclear fleet in operation - Arthur "Jerry" Kremer, Chairman, New York Affordable Reliable Electricity Alliance, New York City
  • New Atlas - NASA looks at reviving atomic rocket program - David Szondy David Szondy
  • Charleston Post and Courier - CEO: SCANA may not return to scuttled nuclear project – even if a new partner emerges - Thad Moore
  • Focus Taiwan - Nuclear power not an option for Taiwan: president - Lu Hsin-hui and Y.F. Low
  • Times and Democrat - Future of nuclear in doubt
  • Greentech Media - The History Behind South Carolina's Nuclear Debacle - Stephen Lacey
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Letter: Spent fuel problem - Lew Mermelstein, Santa Cruz Avenue, Menlo Park, CA
  • Reuters Africa - TABLE-Belgian nuclear power reactor outages
  • History.com - "Father of the Atomic Bomb" Was Blacklisted for Opposing H-Bomb - Becky Little
  • Livemint India - Pakistan builds nuclear warhead storage facility in Balochistan: report - Lalit K. Jha
  • ABC Columbia - S.C. Agency Recommends State Regulators Reject SCE&Gs' Abandonment Plan for V.C. Summer Nuclear Station - Bridget Cassidy
  • HANS India - NPCIL awareness drive on atomic energy benefits - News Ghana
  • The News Nigeria - Tianwan NPP granted fuel loading permission
  • NY Newsday - DEC head, other officials tour Wantagh plume site - Emily C. Dooley
  • NRC - NRC Issues Confirmatory Order to Westinghouse Columbia Fuel Facility
  • NRC - NRC Names New Senior Resident Inspector at Nine Mile Point Nuclear Plant
  • USGS - M 6.2 - 2km WSW of Tuy, Philippines
  • World Nuclear News - Tender opens soon for Dounreay reactor demolition
  • World Nuclear News - Ghanaian reactor at full power after fuel conversion
  • World Nuclear News - Czech, UK engineering firms join for decommissioning
  • Trend News Agency - Iran allocating $600M to counter US - Emil Ilgar
  • Trend News Agency - Iran: Perpetrators of JCPOA to pay dearly - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • Trend News Agency - Iran shows intention to continue working with IAEA - Elmira Tariverdiyeva
  • NHK World - High school anti-nuclear petition hits record
  • Asahi Shimbun - War-era bomb discovered at Fukushima nuclear plant - Takuya Ikeda
  • Mainichi Daily News - Fukushima nuke plant decommissioning still has long way to go
  • Mainichi Daily News - Fierce tug-of-war between Toshiba, PwC Arata auditors before settlement
  • Press TV - Trump wants JCPOA nullified at Iran's expense: Zarif
  • Press TV - Serious costs await nuclear deal violators: Iran deputy FM
  • Press TV - Trump says doesn't think Iran is in compliance with nuclear deal
  • Energy Department - Rule Occupational Radiation Protection FR Document: 2017-16983 Citation: 82 FR 37512 PDF Pages 37512-37514
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Weekly Receipts FR Document: 2017-17018 Citation: 82 FR 37583 PDF Page 37583
  • Federal Aviation Administration - Rule Establishment of Class E Airspace: Hawthorne, NV FR Document: 2017-16896 Citation: 82 FR 37514 PDF Pages 37514-37515
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Rule List of Approved Spent Fuel Storage Casks: NAC International MAGNASTOR Cask System FR Document: 2017-16946 Citation: 82 FR 37511 PDF Page 37511
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2017-17158 Citation: 82 FR 37617 PDF Page 37617
  • DOE:EM - DOE Awards Contract for the Moab Uranium Mill Tailings Remedial Action (UMTRA) Technical Assistance Contract (TAC)
  • Manila BusinessWorld - Nuclear power's real costs include waste and security -- Gatchalian
  • Utility Dive - Yucca Mountain hearings approach as NRC tells staff to prepare - Peter Maloney
  • Charlotte Observer - 'Danger could be catastrophic': Land sale stokes fear near Lake Wylie nuclear plant - David Thackham
  • Japan Times - As election gears up, governor vows to block reactor restart at Tokai nuclear plant
  • The Economist - Atomic power stations out at sea may be better than inland ones
  • Asahi Shimbun - Panel members favor new reactors; others ask, 'Why now?'
  • Daily Telegraph - Toshiba's $8.8bn loss reignites fears over Cumbria nuclear project - Jillian Ambrose
  • Irish Independent - Irish advice on reacting to nuclear incident out of date by more than decade - Cormac McQuinn
  • St. Louis Post-Dispatch - Robberson: Assessing St. Louis' nuclear legacy on a grim anniversary - Tod Robberson
  • Wiltshire Times UK - Rail costs run away
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - The Europeans have 90 days to save the nuclear agreement with Iran - Ian J. Stewart
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Hibakusha, the ban treaty, and future generations - Masako Toki
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Pyongyang can miniaturize, so let's move on to what's important: David Wright on the North Korea crisis - Lucien Crowder

    Thursday, August 10, 2017

  • Aiken Standard - McMaster, Wilson discuss MOX, state lawsuit - Dede Biles
  • Occupational Health Safety - Why You Shouldn't Put Off Your Safety Initiatives, Even When OSHA Rules are Delayed - Jamie O'Neill
  • Sputnik News - CIA Torture Masterminds Case May Allow Victims to Sue for 'Millions'
  • Bellona - Poland speaks out harshly against Belarusian nuclear plant - Charles Digges
  • Oak Ridge Today - ORNL workforce reduction could save $34 million per year, mostly affect those of retirement age - John Huotari
  • Rexburg Standard Journal - Over 90 interns present summer projects at INL intern expo - Idaho National Laboratory
  • AP News - Q&A: What does the US military do on the island of Guam? - Audrey McAvoy
  • AP News - Experts: US-N.Korea nuclear war unlikely, but risk is rising
  • Bloomberg - Toshiba Reports Loss With Auditor's Qualified Endorsement - Pavel Alpeyev
  • Reuters - Exclusive: U.S. envoy to U.N. will go to Vienna to review Iran nuclear activities - U.S. official
  • Reuters - UAE jails man for spying for Iran, nuclear work: Gulf press - Sylvia Westall
  • Reuters - Toshiba wins unusual auditor sign-off, staves off delisting - Makiko Yamazaki
  • New York Times - When the U.S. Last Faced an Emerging Nuclear Threat in East Asia - Austin Ramzy
  • CNN - Hawaii: First state to prepare for nuclear attack - Sara Sidner and Traci Tamura
  • KING5 Seattle - If N. Korea launches nukes, Washington state doesn't have evacuation plan - Jake Whittenberg and Travis Pittman
  • Washington Examiner - Susan Rice: US can 'tolerate' nuclear weapons in North Korea - Pete Kasperowicz
  • The State - State agency challenges nuke plant shutdown proposal, says ratepayers could be hurt - Sammy Fretwell And Jamie Self
  • Virginian-Pilot - Legislators to separately study failed nuclear project - Seanna Adcox
  • Berkeley Independent, Moncks Corner, SC - Sen. Sean Bennett to help investigate failure of nuclear facility
  • Vallejo Times-Herald - North Korean threats make Bay Area ponder the unthinkable: A nuclear attack - Casey Tolan and Matthias Gafni
  • WMUR Manchester, NH - State officials say they're prepared for possibility of nuclear war - Mike Cronin, Adam Sexton, NH
  • Daily Telegraph - Toshiba's $8.8bn loss reignites fears over Cumbria nuclear project - Jillian Ambrose
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - OF NUCLEAR INTEREST: Proposed clean energy updates - Karen Vale-Vasilev
  • KGO-TV San Francisco - Bay Area residents prepare for possible nuclear attacks - Eric Thomas
  • Xinhua News - Belarus announces Poland's politicization of nuclear station construction
  • WIS - South Carolina leaders speak on nuclear lawsuit - Ashleigh Holland
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR WASTE: Could 'piddle packs,' volcanoes bring down Yucca Mountain? - Sam Mintz
  • Phys.org - Analysis highlights failings in US's advanced nuclear program
  • Japan Times - Unexploded ordnance found at Fukushima No. 1 nuclear power plant
  • Wisconsin State Journal - The Newest Risk to Nuclear Power May Be the Biggest Yet (Hint: It's Hacking) - Maxx Chatsko
  • AllAfrica - South Africa: The State of the Proposed Nuclear New-Build Programme in SA - Chris Yelland
  • Mainichi Daily News - Ibaraki Governor vows not to allow restart of Tokai No. 2 nuclear plant
  • Fronteras - Two At A Time: Cleanup Of Navajo Uranium Mines Slow - Laurel Morales
  • The State - SCE&G law could cost you more than you imagine - Cindi Ross Scoppe
  • The State - Top SCANA executives were paid millions in bonuses for roles in failed nuclear project - Avery G. Wilks
  • Deutsche Welle - Toshiba moves closer to avoiding delisting
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Letter: Nuclear plant fiasco - Jim Rock, Oyster Point Row, Charleston
  • Marietta Daily Journal - Whither Vogtle nuclear project: Decision for Southern Company, Georgia Power - Don McKee
  • Attleboro Sun Chronicle, MA - Letter: Dozens helped bring light to Shpack - John Sullivan, Norton
  • ecns.cn - China moves to solidify nuclear, radiation safety in quake-hit regions
  • Cape Cod Times - Pilgrim owner avoids citation for violation - Christine Legere
  • The State - Letters: Only the UN can slow SRS danger - Cassandra Fralix, Lexington
  • Basingstoke Observer UK - Outcry as AWE sites placed into special measures once again - Matthew Brownon
  • Williston Daily Herald, ND - Rep. Cramer proposes revamp to DOE - Renée Jean
  • Tech Wire Asia - Delayed Toshiba earnings report reveals $8.8b in losses
  • Fargo Inforum - Letter: The U.S. Dept. of Energy is in a precarious state - Ruth Urdahl, Jamestown, N.D.
  • Corpus Christi Caller Times - World War II veteran reflects on time in Japan after bombing - Alexandria Rodriguez
  • Mainichi Daily News - A-bomb survivors rap PM Abe for Japan's snub of nuke weapons ban treaty
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Simpson speaks at energy summit - Kevin Trevellyan
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - Plymouth environmental coalition asks for 1,500 acres assessment - Frank Mand
  • Aiken Standard - McMaster, Wilson discuss MOX, state lawsuit - Dede Biles
  • IAEA - Reviewing the Year: Technical Cooperation Report for 2016 Released - Hazel Pattison, IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation
  • World Nuclear News - Toshiba reports financial results, avoids delisting
  • World Nuclear News - Commissioning of second Korean APR1400 postponed
  • NHK World - Mayors for Peace adopt Nagasaki Appeal
  • NHK World - Unexploded bomb near Fukushima plant removed
  • Asahi Shimbun - Suspected WWII bomb dug up near Fukushima nuke plant - Associated Press
  • Asahi Shimbun - Panel members favor new reactors; others ask, 'Why now?'
  • Asahi Shimbun - A-bomb survivor asks Abe, 'What country's leader are you?'
  • Asahi Shimbun - If you're against war, get this book: The photos will haunt you - Sonoko Miyazaki
  • Japan Times - As election gears up, governor vows to block reactor restart at Tokai nuclear plant
  • Japan Times - Trump's claim on status of U.S. nuclear arsenal is not true, experts say - Bloomberg
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Govt industry panel starts talks on energy plan
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Trump touts nuclear arsenal
  • Mainichi Daily News - Suspected bomb found on premises of Fukushima power plant: TEPCO
  • Mainichi Daily News - Ibaraki Governor vows not to allow restart of Tokai No. 2 nuclear plant
  • Jiji Press - Mayors for Peace Adopts Nagasaki Appeal for Nuke-Free World
  • Fin24 - State of the Nuclear: Energy minister reveals the way forward - Chris Yelland
  • BelTA - Polish Ambassador: We do not want to politicize BelNPP project
  • National Science Foundation - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2017-17031 Citation: 82 FR 37470 PDF Pages 37470-37472
  • DOE - 4 Emerging Trends in U.S. Offshore Wind Technologies
  • UPI - WWII-era bomb found at Japan's Fukushima nuclear plant - Andrew V. Pestano
  • Auckland Now - Roger Hanson: How the first nuclear weapons were developed - Roger Hanson
  • ESI Africa - What if a major nuclear accident were to happen in South Africa? - Mike Kantey
  • Mises Institute - Harry Truman and the Atomic Bomb - Ralph Raico
  • DOE:NNSS - NSSAB Aug 16, 2017 NSSAB Full Board Meeting

    Wednesday, August 09, 2017

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Energy Dept. No. 2 sworn in despite opposition from Nevada - Gary Martin
  • World Nuclear News - NRC aims for 'informed decisions' on Yucca Mountain
  • KKOH Reno - Heller Calls Latest Nuclear Regulatory Commission Vote, "A Waste of Taxpayer Money"
  • Agri-Pulse - How Congress could score a bipartisan victory on energy - Jonathan H. Harsch
  • Democracy Now! - Formerly Jailed CIA Whistleblower John Kiriakou: Jeff Sessions Is Extending Obama's War on Leaks - Juan González, Attorney General Jeff Sessions Amy Goodman, John Kiriakou, Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein
  • Sputnik News - CIA Torture Case Presents Opportunity to Check US Abuse of Power - Whistleblower
  • North Country Public Radio - Former EPA Administrator says climate report leakers should be thanked - Karen DeWitt (NYS Capitol Correspondent) , in Albany, NY
  • KEPR Pasco - Radioactive plutonium detected in air near Hanford - Marie Schurk
  • KING5 Seattle - Hanford: Plutonium found in air samples near public highway - Susannah Frame
  • KOMO Seattle - Low levels of plutonium found in air at Hanford nuclear site - Associated Press
  • My Columbia Basin. - Airborne radiation detected at Hanford
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Oak Ridge National Laboratory to reduce workforce by up to 350 - Brittany Crocker
  • AP News - A-bomb anniversary in Nagasaki amid US-North Korea tension - Mari Yamaguchi
  • AP News - Nuclear agency begins work to consider Yucca Mountain site - Matthew Daly
  • AP News - State sues US for $100M over failure to remove plutonium - Meg Kinnard
  • AP News - Climate deal swing votes among top oil money recipients - Sophia Bollag
  • Bloomberg - Trump Vows 'Fire and Fury' If North Korea Keeps Threatening U.S. - Justin Sink, Nafeesa Syeed, and Kambiz Foroohar
  • Bloomberg - Trump's Anti-Nuclear Playbook Looks a Lot Like Obama's - Noah Feldman
  • Reuters - E.ON details forward sales of German nuclear output - Vera Eckert
  • Reuters - South Carolina seeks $100 million from U.S. over plutonium removal - Harriet McLeod
  • New Yorker - Donald Trump's Nuclear-War Threat - John Cassidy
  • Los Angeles Times - North Korea has made a nuclear weapon small enough to fit on a missile. How worried should the world be? - Ralph Vartabedian
  • Japan Today - Nagasaki marks 72nd anniversary of A-bombing with call to join nuclear ban treaty
  • Common Dreams - 72 Years After Bombing of Nagasaki, There Are 15,000 Nuclear Weapons in the World - Susan Southard
  • Japan Times - Japan's reluctance to adopt nuclear ban treaty angers hibakusha as Nagasaki marks A-bomb anniversary - Sophie Jackman
  • Xinhua News - Nagasaki marks anniversary of atomic bombing as Japanese demand safeguarding pacifist Constitution - Huffington Post
  • Huffington Post - OpEd: Never forget virtue, never forget Hiroshima, never give up working for peace - Jonathan Granoff
  • Palm Beach Post - FPL wants more nuclear units; customers say prove they make sense - Susan Salisbury
  • Greentech Media - Can We Make Nuclear Power Great Again? - Stephen Lacey
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - UAMPS CEO talks nuclear - Kevin Trevellyan
  • The State - Here's who voted to give SCE&G a blank check - Cindi Ross Scoppe
  • Devon Live News - Large Nazi WW2 bomb found close to Hinkley Point nuclear power station - Daniel Clark
  • CT Mirror - On CT's budget, it turns out there may be a nuclear option - Mark Pazniokas
  • ESI Africa - What if a major nuclear accident were to happen in South Africa? - Mike Kantey
  • Bucharest Business Review - Minister Petcu: Negotiations with Chinese for nuclear reactors could be finished this year - Ovidiu Posirca
  • DigitalJournal - Saving nuclear energy - Small modular reactors (Part 1) - Karen Graham
  • E&E Daily - NRC resumes Yucca Mountain licensing prep - Sam Mintz
  • Olean Times Herald - Seneca president calls for removal of all West Valley wastes - Rick Miller
  • Focus Taiwan - MOEA rules out opening fourth nuclear power plant
  • Oak Ridge Today - Nuclear Suppliers Workshop in Oak Ridge in September
  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - Westinghouse: Project canceled 'without warning' - Anya Litvak
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Energy speaker champions natural gas - Kevin Trevellyan
  • North Augusta Star - Editorial: Ratepayers, workers deserve better from SCANA
  • The Spinoff - The comic strip journalist who reports on the fallout from Fukushima - Guy Somerset
  • Atlanta Journal-Constitution - Opinion: Ga. Power, Southern Co. have nuked a lot of credibility - Jay Bookman
  • WRDW-TV - NRC names new senior inspector for construction of Vogtle Nuclear site - Financial Express Bangladesh
  • Financial Express Bangladesh - Rosatom to train up HR for Rooppur
  • Deutsche Welle - German energy group Eon on the mend
  • NW Evening Mail - Companies to vie for £3m Sellafield contract prize
  • Cape Cod Times - Editorial: Dangerous deception
  • Public Citizen - Members of Congress Fail to Disclose Future Employment Negotiations; Revolving Door Continues to Spin
  • NRC - NRC Names New Senior Resident Inspector for Construction at Vogtle Nuclear Site
  • USGS - M 6.3 - 107km SSE of Dostyq, Kazakhstan
  • IAEA - Building Partnerships in Latin America and the Caribbean to Support Long Term Capacity Building for Health - William Foster, IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation
  • World Nuclear News - Operational safety improves at Kashiwazaki-Kariwa
  • World Nuclear News - Bruce Power, Areva NP join for isotope production
  • Trend News Agency - Iran makes best of dealt hand in relations with US - Elmira Tariverdiyeva
  • NHK World - Nagasaki remembers the victims
  • NHK World - Energy plan review begins
  • NHK World - Government panel to review energy policy
  • NHK World - Abe vows efforts to hand down A-bomb experiences
  • NHK World - Nagasaki marks 72nd A-bombing anniversary
  • NHK World - Japan to analyze North's warhead technology
  • NHK World - Nagasaki marks 72 years since atomic bombing
  • NHK World - Nagasaki atomic bombing: 72 years on
  • NHK World - Tainted cars left Fukushima compound unchecked
  • Asahi Shimbun - Nagasaki mayor criticizes Japan's absence from nuclear ban pact
  • Asahi Shimbun - VOX POPULI: For mankind's sake, let's not forget the atomic bombings
  • Asahi Shimbun - Survivor talks about loss, finding herself after A-bombing - Shohei Okada
  • Asahi Shimbun - List needed by Korean A-bomb survivors was likely binned
  • Japan Times - Tepco says cars missing from Fukushima No. 1 plant may be radiation-tainted
  • Japan Times - Of guns and cutlery: Memories of the war, from the Netherlands to Japan - Hans Brinckmann
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Atomic bombing of Nagasaki remembered
  • Mainichi Daily News - Excessive radiation detected in vehicles removed from Fukushima nuke plant
  • Mainichi Daily News - Nagasaki demands Japan join nuke ban treaty on A-bomb anniversary
  • Jiji Press - Nagasaki Mayor Calls for End to Reliance on Nuke Weapons
  • Jiji Press - New Foreign Minister Kono Draws Mixed Reactions in Japan Govt
  • Jiji Press - Nagasaki Doctor Seeks Japanese Policy on Nuclear Abolition
  • Jiji Press - Nagasaki Mayor Calls for End to Reliance on Nuke Weapons
  • Jiji Press - DP Chief Candidate Edano Sets Early "Zero Nuclear Plant" Goal
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Reactor Site Criteria FR Document: 2017-16723 Citation: 82 FR 37241 PDF Pages 37241-37242
  • UPI - On This Day: U.S. drops atomic bomb on Nagasaki
  • FOX News - Federal agency gives go ahead for Yucca Mountain licensing process - Andrew Craft
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR WASTE: Could 'piddle packs,' volcanoes bring down Yucca Mountain? - Sam Mintz
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Pushing the storage horse with a nuclear waste cart: the spent fuel pool problem - Robert Alvarez
  • KDWN Las Vegas - Restarting Yucca Mountain
  • KLAS-TV - GOP leader discusses battle brewing between Heller and Tarkanian - Patrick Walker
  • Washington Post - The Energy 202: Interior Department could cost taxpayers at least $60 million by rolling back Obama rule - Dino Grandoni
  • Bdaily UK - Why 5,000 nuclear workers in Cumbria could be on the verge of striking - Jamie Hardesty
  • NHK World - Exhibition of Che Guevara's photos opens
  • Spartanburg Herald Journal - Activist groups question future of nuclear facility - Bob Montgomery
  • DOE - 5 Things You Should Know About Wind Energy

    Tuesday, August 08, 2017

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Letter: Yucca Mountain debate back in the spotlight - Peter C. Neumann, Reno
  • News-Gazette, Champaign, IL - Shimkus: 'No reason' not to seek re-election - Tom Kacich
  • Albuquerque Journal - Albuquerque is one of worst places for Gulf War illness claims - Maddy Hayden
  • Observer-Reporter, Washington, PA - Department of Energy offers free health screening to former Vitro plant workers - Barbara Miller
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Spencer: Is 'Bombs For Profits' A Good Model For A Nuclear Weapons Lab? - Khalil Spencer
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Meet the Sentinel's new energy reporter - Brittany Crocker
  • TheDenverChannel - Epilepsy clusters discovered among small group of people that grew up near Rocky Flats - Lance Hernandez
  • Seattle Times - Editorial: Hanford's full story is worthy of national-park status
  • Department of Energy - Beryllium Workplace List
  • AP News - Analysis: Sanctions may not halt North Korea nuclear program - Matthew Pennington
  • Bloomberg - Nevada Senator Dean Heller Gets Primary Challenger
  • Bloomberg - North Korea Rebuffs Nuclear Talks, Says U.S. to 'Pay Dearly' - Shinhye Kang, Ditas B Lopez, and Keith Zhai
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - The Europeans have 90 days to save the nuclear agreement with Iran - Ian J. Stewart
  • The Local Norway - Nuclear-concerned Norway wants to give iodine tablets to citizens
  • The State - SC Attorney General sues feds for $100 million over plutonium left behind - John Monk
  • The State - McMaster mulls sale of SC-owned utility to revive nuclear project - Jamie Self, Sammy Fretwell and Avery G. Wilks
  • Wall Street Journal - South Carolina Seeks Ways to Salvage Nuclear Project - Valerie Bauerlein and Russell Gold
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Report: Gov. Henry McMaster considering Santee Cooper sale to help pay for nuclear project - David Wren
  • Common Dreams - Friends of the Earth and Sierra Club File Formal Intervention with SC Public Service Commission Concerning SCE&G's "Abandonment Plan" for Canceled Nuclear Reactor Construction Project
  • World Nuclear News - Nuclear capacity could more than double by 2050, says IAEA
  • World Nuclear News - India awards contract for fast reactor fuel cycle facility
  • KFDA Amarillo - EPA awards contract for cleanup of abandoned uranium mines
  • Focus Taiwan - No plans to restart suspended nuclear reactors: Cabinet - Ku Chuan, Huang Li-yun and Y.F. Low
  • WACH Columbia, SC - Former nuclear plant workers seek legal help - Michelle Zhu
  • Aiken Standard - Editorial: Judge correct in MOX ruling
  • Naples Daily News - Bonita Springs man recalls working on Manhattan Project as an 18-year-old college student - Thaddeus Mast
  • IAEA - IAEA Mission Says Japan's Kashiwazaki-Kariwa Nuclear Power Station Has Addressed Safety, Recommends More Work
  • Greenfield Recorder - Vt. Yankee buyer NorthStar sold to investment firm - Richie Davis
  • Brattleboro Reformer - 'Slow, deliberate' fuel move at Vermont Yankee - Mike Faher
  • WLTX Columbia, SC - Proposed Bill Would Prevent Another V.C. Summer Situation - Loren Thomas
  • Reuters - TABLE-Belgian nuclear power reactor outages
  • The State - Letter: SC Legislature to blame for SCE&G nuclear shakedown - Dick Harpootlian, Columbia
  • India Times - French nuclear plant outages and restarts - Reuters
  • KNAU Arizona Public Radio - House Bill Would Expand Downwinder Eligibility in Mohave County - Ryan Heinsius
  • Manila Bulletin - Two ways to cut cost of energy - Dave Albarado
  • DOE - Dan Brouillette Sworn in as Deputy Secretary of the United States Department of Energy
  • NRC - NRC Begins Special Inspection at Waterford 3 Nuclear Power Plant
  • NRC - NRC Names New Resident Inspector at Callaway Nuclear Power Plant
  • USGS - M 6.5 - 35km WSW of Yongle, China
  • USGS - M 5.3 - 14km SE of Bodrum, Turkey
  • Press TV - All options on table if US violates JCPOA: Iran's Salehi
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Enforcement Discretion for Operating Reactors and Gaseous Diffusion Plants FR Document: 2017-16696 Citation: 82 FR 37122 PDF Pages 37122-37123
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Voluntary Reporting of Performance Indicators FR Document: 2017-16697 Citation: 82 FR 37132 PDF Pages 37132-37133
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Facility Operating and Combined Licenses: Involving Proposed No Significant Hazards Considerations and Containing Sensitive Unclassified Non-Safeguards Information, etc. FR Document: 2017-16139 Citation: 82 FR 37123 PDF Pages 37123-37132 (10 pages) Permalink
  • Occupational Safety and Health Administration - Notice Ionizing Radiation Standard FR Document: 2017-16708 Citation: 82 FR 37117 PDF Pages 37117-37118
  • Mises Institute - Jeff Sessions Endorses Theft - Ron Paul
  • Mises Institute - How To Have Law Without Legislation - Murray N. Rothbard
  • Minneapolis Star Tribune - Nuclear agency begins work to consider Yucca Mountain site - Matthew Daly , Associated Press
  • Washington Examiner - Nuclear Regulatory Commission restarts Yucca Mountain licensing process - John Siciliano
  • KTVN Reno - NRC Seeks Additional Input on Possible Yucca Mountain Licensing Process
  • The Hill blog - Feds begin 'information gathering' work for Yucca nuclear waste site - Devin Henry
  • Law360 - NRC Plans Fresh Review Of Yucca Mountain License Process - Keith Goldberg
  • Noozhawk Santa Barbara, CA - OpEd: Shutdown of Diablo Canyon Nuclear Power Plant a Mistake - Bruce Matthews
  • Scoop NZ - OpEd: Purposeless Death in Syria - David Swanson
  • NRC - NRC Specifies Further Actions Related to Yucca Mountain Licensing Process
  • MuckRock - Collapse at Hanford Nuclear Reservation preceded by years of creeping radioactive rot - Caitlin Russell
  • Central Penn Business Journal - Amid changes, new federal inspector posted to TMI - Roger DuPuis
  • Daily Energy Insider - Nuclear Energy Institute opposes Texas' request for restitution from Nuclear Waste Fund - Kevin Randolph
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Unclear if local govts will host sites for N-waste disposal - Taizan Emura and Hiroyuki Tanaka
  • Tri-City Herald - Plutonium detected in air near Highway 240 at Hanford - Annette Cary
  • KEPR Pasco - Radioactive plutonium detected in air near Hanford - Marie Schurk
  • World Nuclear News - Performance milestone for waste supercompactor - DOE
  • DOE - Energy Department Reports: Wind Energy Continues Rapid Growth in 2016--Texas, Oklahoma, and Iowa Lead the Nation
  • DOE - EERE Success Story–New 60-Megawatt Colorado Wind Farm Helps Local Utility Reach State Goals
  • Senator Dean Heller (R-NV/) - Heller Statement on Nuclear Regulatory Commission's Efforts to Revive Yucca Mountain

    Monday, August 07, 2017

  • Nevada Independent - GOVERNMENT: Indy Congressional Tracker: Senate wraps up business before August recess; House already out - Riley Snyder, Megan Messerly
  • Washington Times - Trump's former Las Vegas cohorts gird for battle to stop his Yucca Mountain nuclear waste plan - Ben Wolfgang
  • Las Vegas Sun - Nuclear waste should be dispersed throughout nation - Herbert Inhaber
  • Daily Energy Insider - Nuclear Energy Institute opposes Texas' request for restitution from Nuclear Waste Fund - Kevin Randolph
  • Global Research - Mosul Massacre Latest in Iraqi Genocide – US Alliance War Crimes - Gideon Polya
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Research on aftermath of Trinity test nears close - Dennis J. Carroll
  • The Hill blog - Grassley looms as foil to Trump - Alexander Bolton and Katie Bo Williams
  • Prime Time News, Broomfield, CO - DENVER: Cold War Patriots to Host a Free Resource Fair
  • News & Star - American nuclear firm with Sellafield connections in £8.8m Cumbrian takeover Carlisle's Carr's Group
  • Tri-City Herald - 107 degrees. Heat-trapping gear. So why no heat illnesses at Hanford tank farms? - Annette Cary
  • Economic Times - Pakistan says not bound by treaty on prohibition of nuclear weapons
  • Radio Pakistan - Pakistan reaffirms commitment to the goal of nuclear weapons free world through a universal, non-discriminatory and comprehensive convention on nuclear weapons - Radio Pakistan
  • Financial Times - Red faces become the norm at nuclear power groups--Fiascos don't help in the competition against natural gas and renewable energy - Andrew Ward
  • Augusta Chronicle - Billions lost in nuclear power projects, with more bills due - Seanna Adcox
  • Triple Pundit - Nuclear Energy Appetite Tempers in South Carolina - Tina Casey
  • WFMY News 2, Greensboro, NC 27405 - Duke Energy NC, SC Customers Could Pay For Nuclear Plant Even If It's Not Built - Nathaniel Cary
  • Reuters - TABLE-Swiss nuclear plant outages - Vera Eckert
  • Xinhua News - DPRK says no intention to use nuke weapons against any country except U.S.
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Letter: Projects closed - Joseph Ohorodnyk Sr., Vickie Street, Ladson
  • KHL Group - Nuclear projects scrapped in US - Mike Hayes
  • Utility Dive - South Carolina legislators seek special session on Summer nuke abandonment - Peter Maloney
  • The State - How S.C.'s abandoned nuclear plant is crushing Fairfield County - Jeff Wilkinson
  • Economic Times - An unforgettable date with a Russian nuclear plant
  • Westerly Sun, Pawcatuck, CT - Millstone pushing for 'action' to save nuclear plant
  • Vox - Trump says Iran is violating the nuclear deal. It isn't.--In fact, Trump may be violating the deal's spirit. - Alex Ward
  • TRT World - Trump vows to revive nuclear energy but his plans seem vague
  • Malaysian Star - Radioactive monitoring devices used for the first time
  • WFMJ Youngstown, OH - Officials clash with Department of Energy on uranium plant
  • TASS - Egypt, Russia finish negotiations on reactors for nuclear power plant at El Dabaa
  • Asahi Shimbun - VOX POPULI: Nuclear weapons ban treaty, not deterrence, may be our best hope
  • Xinhua News - Inside Fujian Ningde Nuclear Power Station
  • Xinhua News - Bulgaria's nuclear power plant reports jump in profit
  • Daily Mail - The Land of the Rising Sun: Vintage photos show life in Japan before nuclear bombs were dropped on Hiroshima and Nagasaki and capture a royal visit from a young Edward, Prince of Wales - Sara Malm
  • SF Bay Area IMC - SF Japan Consulate Speak-out to Stop Massive Release Of Radioactive Water From Fukushima
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Unclear if local govts will host sites for N-waste disposal
  • Korea Herald - Govt. to create task force for nuclear phase-out policy
  • Xinhua News - Trump, Moon agree Korean Peninsula nuclear issue poses growing threat: White House
  • WSIL TV, Carterville, IL - WWII vet remembers Hiroshima bombing on 72nd anniversary - Hannah Gebresilassie
  • Korea Herald - North Korea likely to declare completion of nuclear program next year: expert - Yeo Jun-suk
  • Yonhap News - N.K. condemns new U.N. sanctions, vows retaliation against U.S. - sooyeon@yna.co.kr
  • Yonhap News - N.K. unwilling to budge at all on strengthening nuclear capability - kokobj@yna.co.kr
  • Public Radio WBHM 90.3 FM, Birmingham AL 35233 - How The Dream Of America's 'Nuclear Renaissance' Fizzled - Molly Samuel
  • UK Engineer - NASA looks to revive nuclear rocket development with BWXT contract - Stuart Nathan
  • Pembroke Daily Observer - Protest takes to the river - Stephen Uhler
  • World Nuclear News - Egypt, Russia 'complete Daba'a plant talks'
  • World Nuclear News - Performance milestone for waste supercompactor
  • London Times - Rolls-Royce calls for Britain to stay in Euratom and EU aviation agency - Marcus Leroux
  • IAEA - Long-Term Potential of Nuclear Power Remains High: IAEA Report - Irena Chatzis IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • Trend News Agency - Iran: UN resolutions not infringed by missile tests - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • Trend News Agency - Sanctions not to affect Iran-North Korea relations - expert - Kamila Aliyeva
  • Asahi Shimbun - Prayer lanterns mark 72nd anniversary of atomic bombing - Hiroki Hashimoto
  • Asahi Shimbun - Hibakusha snap at Abe's tepid outlook on no-nukes treaty
  • Japan Times - Nations race to prevent backsliding on latest round of U.N. sanctions
  • Japan Times - Toshiba angles for auditor's 'qualified opinion' to duck delisting as TSE deadline for 2016 statement approaches
  • Japan Times - New defense chief Onodera suggests Japan should consider acquiring ability to strike North Korean missile bases - Tomohiro Osaki
  • Mainichi Daily News - Editorial: Countries must not neglect responsibility for nuclear weapons abolition
  • Mainichi Daily News - Survivor continues wife's legacy on 72nd anniversary of Hiroshima bombing
  • Mainichi Daily News - New photos of post-bombing central Hiroshima discovered
  • Bellona - Rosatom agrees not to fuel floating nuclear plant in Russia's second biggest city - Charles Digges
  • Yonhap News - No negotiation on nuclear issue unless U.S. gives up hostile policy: N.K. top diplomat - kokobj@yna.co.kr
  • The Scotsman - Environment Minister raises concerns over Dounreay performance - Catriona Webster
  • Aberdeen Press and Journal - Scottish Government raises safety concerns over Dounreay clean-up - CALUM ROSSAugust
  • New Mexico State University - NMSU Carlsbad environmental monitoring facility allays public concerns - Linda Fresques
  • Power Technology - Fusion-fission hybrids: nuclear shortcut or pipe dream?
  • Manila Bulletin - Increasing redundancy keeps nuclear plants safe - Myrna M. Velasco
  • Philippine Star - Bataan nuclear plant revival pushed anew - Louise Maureen Simeon
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Six weeks after Nagasaki - John Mecklin
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Why the United States did not demonstrate the Bomb's power, ahead of Hiroshima - Frank von HippelFumihiko Yoshida
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Let Hiroshima guide us back to nuclear basics - Kennette Benedict
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Hiroshima and the Iran agreement - Rachel Bronson
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Hiroshima and Nagasaki: Lessons learned?
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - The harrowing story of the Nagasaki bombing mission - Ellen BradburySandra Blakeslee
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Hiroshima, Nagasaki and the current state of nuclear affairs - John Mecklin

    Sunday, August 06, 2017

  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - NMSU Carlsbad environmental monitoring facility allays public concerns - Linda Fresques
  • Highlands Current, NY - People Power - Brian PJ Cronin
  • Indiana Gazette, PA - Veterans' Corner: Environmental exposure program for vets explained
  • Las Cruces Sun-News - NMSU monitoring near WIPP allays public concerns - Linda Fresques
  • AP News - N. Korean missiles add urgency to Hiroshima A-bomb appeals - Mari Yamaguchi
  • AP News - UN imposes tough new sanctions on North Korea - Edith M. Lederer
  • AP News - Billions lost in nuclear power projects, with more bills due - Seanna Adcox
  • AP News - Global effort on North Korea gets Beijing boost
  • Bloomberg - China Confident Sanctions Can Block North Korea Nuclear Push - Keith Zhai and Kambiz Foroohar
  • Bloomberg - Trump's Dreams of Iranian Isolation - Julian Lee
  • Bloomberg - Iran's Rouhani Sworn In for New Term, Commits to Nuclear Deal - Golnar Motevalli and Ladane Nasseri
  • Reuters - British government launches review to cut long-term energy costs - David Milliken
  • Newsweek - Jeff Sessions's Leak Probe Press Conference was Misleading - Jeff Stein
  • Japan Times - On 72nd A-bomb anniversary, Hiroshima highlights Japan's refusal to join U.N. nuke ban - Sophie Jackman
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Nations of the world must build definite path to nuclear disarmament
  • U.S. News & World Report - Officials Clash With Department of Energy on Uranium Plant
  • Sacramento Bee - Millstone still pushing for 'action' to save nuke plant - Susan Haigh
  • Atlanta Journal-Constitution - Kempner: Georgia Power's nuclear tower teeters; EMCs 'concerned' - Matt Kempner
  • STV.UK - Safety concerns over radioactive waste at nuclear plant - Chris Foote
  • Business Standard - Railways declines to partner with DAE for building foreign nuclear reactors
  • News on Sunday Pakstan - The cost of going nuclear - Zofeen T. Ebrahim
  • UK Independent - Editorial: It is not in the national interest to leave Euratom after Brexit
  • Singapore TODAY - Commentary: China's nuclear export ambitions run into friction - Matthew Cottee
  • Assam Tribune - Honour for Assamese nuclear health physicist
  • Scottish Daily Record - Fears over radioactive waste as Dounreay nuclear site is decommissioned - Catrina Webster
  • Aiken Standard - Editorial: Ratepayers, workers deserve better from SCANA - State Times Delhi
  • State Times, India - World Hiroshima Day commemorated
  • Big Wire - OpEd: On Hiroshima Day, radioactive wastes from Fukushima haunt oceansRanjan Panda - Ranjan Panda
  • NPR - How The Dream Of America's 'Nuclear Renaissance' Fizzled - Molly Samuel
  • The Guardian - Life after the bomb: exploring the psychogeography of Hiroshima - Brain Flapping
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Letter: Big losers - Francis Smith, South Battery, Charleston
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - YOUR VIEW: Emera's plan for Pilgrim site a bad idea - Meg Sheehan, Attorney, Plymouth
  • Gloucester Daily Times - State to weigh plans for green power - Christian M. Wade
  • London Times - Dounreay safety concerns raised by Cunningham - John Boothman
  • Tri-City Herald - Power is what powers the Mid-Columbia economy - Wendy Culverwell
  • News24 - Secret ballot decision likely to be on Monday - Iavan Pijoos
  • NHK World - Hiroshima 72nd A-bomb anniversary
  • NHK World - US museum receives paper crane as symbol of peace
  • NHK World - Hiroshima on eve of atomic-bombing anniversary
  • Asahi Shimbun - 1961 photo book, a 'revenge' by atomic bomb survivor, returns - Kazumasa Nishioka
  • Asahi Shimbun - Hiroshima mayor calls on Japan to serve as a bridge
  • Asahi Shimbun - Rio Olympics planners wanted to memorialize A-bomb attack - Tsuyoshi Tamura
  • Japan Times - On 72nd A-bomb anniversary, Hiroshima highlights Japan's refusal to join U.N. nuke ban - Sophie Jackman
  • Japan Times - A-bomb victim's paper crane donated to WWII air base in Utah
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - 72nd anniversary of atomic bombing marked by prayers
  • Mainichi Daily News - Full text of Hiroshima Peace Declaration on 72nd A-bomb anniversary
  • Mainichi Daily News - Number of renewable energy plants with local resident involvement tops 1,000
  • Mainichi Daily News - A-bomb victim's paper crane donated to WWII air base in Utah
  • Mainichi Daily News - Hiroshima Peace Memorial Ceremony: Commitment to Peace
  • Jiji Press - Hiroshima Calls for Nuke-Free World on Atomic Bombing Anniversary
  • Jiji Press - Hiroshima Mayor, in English, Seeks Greater Nuclear Abolition Efforts
  • Slovenska Tiskovna Agencija - Krško N-plant upgrading security systems
  • American Enterprise Institute - There is nothing 'clean' about renewable energy - Mark J. Perry
  • NTV News24 - Fukushima Update #87--Where to store Nuclear Waste?
  • FAIR.org - Remembering the Gulf of Tonkin, and the Consequences of Wanting to Believe - Janine Jackson
  • Washington Times - Trump's former Las Vegas cohorts gird for battle to stop his Yucca Mountain nuclear waste plan - Ben Wolfgang
  • Oak Ridge Today - DOE: National labs, including ORNL, helped found study of ecology
  • Seoul Times - Letter: Japan's Takahama Nuclear Plant Poses Serious Threat to Neighbors of S. Korea, China, Russia - Takeshi Kato, Japan
  • Gainesville Sun - Editorial: Mine poses threat to river, aquifer

    Saturday, August 05, 2017

  • Nevada Independent - Government: Indy Congressional Tracker: Senate wraps up business before August recess; House already out - Riley Snyder, Megan Messerly
  • Sputnik News - AG Sessions to Target Journalists in Whistleblower Crackdown - Eugene Puryear
  • Common Dreams - In 'Direct Attack on the First Amendment,' Sessions Declares War on Leaks - Jake Johnson
  • Sputnik News - DoJ's War on Leaks Heading Toward 'First Amendment Constitutional Crisis
  • Albuquerque Journal - Editorial: Safety breaches at LANL keep coming to light
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Lab might have known dangerous waste was unmarked - Rebecca Moss
  • RT - Hanford nuclear workers swallowed radiation particles, test positive for contamination – report - Susannah Frame
  • Yakima Herald-Republic - Advocacy group conducting open house in Yakima for current, former Hanford employees - Donald W. Meyers
  • Bloomberg - Intelligence Leaks Targeted by Sessions Echoing Trump's View - Chris Strohm and Nafeesa Syeed
  • Reuters - BRIEF-Georgia Power to finalize Vogtle assessments by August-end
  • Mainichi Daily News - Envoys from 80 countries to attend Hiroshima A-bomb ceremony
  • Mainichi Daily News - China replaces top envoy for N. Korean nuclear affairs
  • The State - SCE&G customers may pay another $2.2 billion for abandoned nuclear project - Sammy Fretwell
  • News & Observer - Billions lost in nuclear power projects, with more bills due - Seanna Adcox, Associated Press
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Santee Cooper's debt rating trimmed after scuttling South Carolina nuclear project - John McDermott
  • WJBF-TV - SCE&G Customers on the hook for billions in sunk costs at V.C. Summer Nuclear Station - Anne Maxwell
  • Hilton Head Island Packet - SC energy debacle demands real reform - State Sen. Tom Davis, Beaufort
  • Charleston Post and Courier - State lawmakers demand action over cancelled South Carolina nuclear reactors; can't agree on what comes next - Andrew Brown
  • Augusta Chronicle - SC seeks session on abandoned nuclear sites
  • The State - SCE&G customers may pay another $2.2 billion for abandoned nuclear project - Sammy Fretwell
  • The State - SC Senate leaders want special session to block rate hikes after nuclear plant boondoggle - Avery G. Wilks and Cassie Cope
  • WLTX Columbia, SC - Senators Request Special Session For V.C. Summer Fix - Loren Thomas
  • Cola Daily, Columbia, SC - Senate leaders from both parties move to stop power company rate hikes - Terry Ward
  • WACH Columbia, SC - Speaker not ready for nuke plants session
  • The State - Why we made the tough choice to end SC nuclear project - Kevin Marsh, CEO of SCANA
  • Chicago Sun Times - Kinzinger: Why nuclear energy is the future in Illinois and globally - U.S. Rep. Adam Kinzinger
  • The State - How SC lawmakers passed a 2007 law that failed SC power customers - Avery G. Wilks and Cassie Cope
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - UT course teaches first responders how to stay safe in a nuclear incident - Brittany Crocker
  • Atanta Journal Constitution blog - 'Political Rewind' replay: A November decision looms for a nuclear power project - Jim Galloway
  • Washington Examiner - OpEd: How to manage the implosion of nuclear power - Mark J. Perry
  • Real Deal Magazine, Y - Inside a former radioactive-waste site that's now a $5B housing development
  • Fargo Inforum - Minnesota company seeks ND permit to handle radioactive oil well waste - Iain Woessner
  • Hawaii Tribune Herald - Hawaii public schools urged to conduct nuclear drills - Kirsten Johnson
  • Leesburg Daily Commercial, FL - Jaeger was selected to test the effects of nuclear blast on troops - Cindy Dian
  • Mehr News Agency - Iran for peaceful nuclear energy, against nukes - CBC Manitoba
  • CBC New Brunswick - Point Lepreau nuclear plant temporarily taken offline but "safe and stable" - Sarah Betts
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Lab might have known dangerous waste was unmarked - Rebecca Moss
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - Letter: Response from Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Diane Screnci, senior public affairs officer, U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission
  • Business Insider - Take a look inside the former radioactive-waste site off the coast of San Francisco that's turning into a $5 billion housing development - Melia Robinson
  • Daily Caller - Struggling Utility Begged Trump For $3 Billion To Keep A Nuclear Power Plant Open – They Didn't Get It - Tim Pearce
  • Basingstoke Gazette - Standards still not being met by AWE - Tim Birkbeck
  • New York Times - It's a Superfund Site, but It's Also Their Livelihood - Vivian Wang
  • Xinhua News - DPRK warns U.S. against further military pressure over nuclear program
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - NRC issues Entergy letter with to-do list for Pilgrim Station - Emily Clark
  • Nikkei Asian Review - More seek slice of Japan's $27bn reactor shutdown efforts
  • The State - How SC lawmakers passed a 2007 law that failed SC power customers - Avery G. Wilks and Cassie Cope
  • Tri-City Herald - EMSL, the 'Lamborghini' of science labs, turns 20 - Wendy Culverwell
  • CQ RollCall - Defense to Get Historically High Share of Research Budget - ohn M. Donnelly
  • Washington Post - When Americans stopped trusting the government - George F. Will
  • Trend News Agency - US violations of JCPOA destructive, warns Rouhani
  • NHK World - US representative to attend Hiroshima ceremony
  • NHK World - Hiroshima on eve of atomic-bombing anniversary
  • Asahi Shimbun - South Korean hibakusha seek U.S. apology, compensation - Akira Nakano
  • Asahi Shimbun - Hiroshima peace museum ties up with Auschwitz for posterity - Sonoko Miyazaki
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Los Alamos sends cranes for peace
  • Mainichi Daily News - Bar owner who provided stage for A-bomb survivors dies, legacy published in book
  • Mainichi Daily News - The Face of Jizo: Part 3--A Play by Hisashi Inoue
  • Fin24 - Energy minister suspends head of planning and clean energy Ompi Aphane
  • Press TV - US violations of JCPOA destructive, warns Rouhani
  • Press TV - Trump 'politicizing intelligence' to quit Iran nuclear deal: Ex-CIA official
  • New York Times - Leak Investigations Triple Under Trump, Sessions Says - Charlie Savage and Eileen Sullivan
  • Washington Post - Attorney general says Justice Dept. has tripled the number of leak probes - Matt Zapotosky, Devlin Barrett
  • NPR - DOJ Announces Crackdown On Leaks As Intelligence Agencies' Calls For Probes Triple - Carrie Johnson
  • The State - How pro-coal federal policy helped kill the SC nuclear plants - James E. Clyburn
  • Charleston Post and Courier - State lawmakers demand action over cancelled South Carolina nuclear reactors, but can't agree on what comes next - Andrew Brown
  • WACH Columbia - Congressman Norman responds to nuclear project abandonment - Kristen Schneider
  • Deutsche Welle - Oil leak prompts Swiss nuclear shutdown
  • Reuters - Swiss Beznau 2 reactor offline for a few days -Axpo - Michael Shields
  • Greenville News - Duke Energy customers could pay for S.C. nuclear plant even if it's not built - Nathaniel Cary

    Friday, August 04, 2017

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Senate confirms Trump's pick for No. 2 at Energy Department - Gary Martin
  • Las Vegas Sun - Senate OKs Trump's pick for No. 2 job at Energy Department - Matthew Daly
  • San Antonio Express-News - Senate confirms Hutchison, USAA exec to posts - Kevin Diaz and James Osborne
  • E&E Daily - Brouillette confirmed for DOE's No. 2 position - Sam Mintz
  • The Hill - Senate confirms Bush 43 veteran to be deputy Energy secretary - Devin Henry
  • Washington Examiner - Senate approves Trump's energy deputy secretary amid talk of Rick Perry leaving - John Siciliano
  • Utility Dive - Senate confirms Powelson, Chatterjee to FERC - Gavin Bade
  • Nevada Independent - Republican Vegas councilman, former cop Stavros Anthony sets sights on Congress - Michelle Rindels
  • CATO Institute - The Curious Case Of Ex-NSA Inspector General George Ellard - Patrick G. Eddington
  • NextBigFuture - Argonne Lab will verify Transatomic Power molten fuel salt - Brian Wang
  • NW News Network - Contractor Confirms Several Low-Level Plutonium Exposures At Hanford - Anna King
  • Tri-City Herald - DOE to release draft bid request for major Hanford contract this month - Annette Cary
  • CBS Denver - Review Of Rocky Flats Says Protections Are Working
  • Bloomberg - U.S. Energy Agency to Take on $50 Billion Backlog as Senate Acts - Catherine Traywick
  • Bloomberg - Former Top Aide Agrees to Testify Against Israel's Netanyahu - Jonathan Ferziger
  • Reuters - Kuwaiti fund to sell Areva shares in bid, stay away from nuclear - sources - Geert De Clercq
  • Houston Chronicle - Nuclear power as we know it is finished
  • Aiken Standard - Guest editorial: SCE&G should better protect ratepayers - Post and Courier, Charleston
  • Charleston Post Courier - South Carolina Democratic lawmaker giving back campaign money to SCANA - Andrew Brown
  • Charleston Post Courier - Editorial: Clean up nuclear disaster
  • Charlotte Observer - Duke Energy's new nuke plant may never be built. It could still cost customers $500M. - Bruce Henderson
  • Charlotte Observer - Duke Energy's new nuke plant may never be built. It could still cost customers $500M - Bruce Henderson
  • Chris Tomlinson - OPINION: The VC Summer nuclear debacle matters to the Upstate, too - Shelley Robbins, energy and state policy manager for Upstate Forever
  • E&E Daily - ENERGY TRANSITIONS: A plant dies, and some ask if nuclear can help the climate - Benjamin Storrow
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Public recoils at handling of S.C. reactor shutdown - Kristi E. Swartz
  • EcoWatch - It's Official: Nuclear Power Can't Compete With Renewables - Paul Brown
  • Greenville Journal, SC - Customers shouldn't bare the brunt of costs for failed projects like VC Summer Nuclear Station - William Timmons
  • Statehouse Report SC - NEWS BRIEFS: Nuclear fallout at Statehouse, a Q&A and impact of life sciences - Lindsay Street
  • The Nerve, S.C. Policy Council - Nowhere to run--Now we're up a creek with Santee Cooper - Hannah Hill
  • The State - Days after abandoning nuclear project, SCANA says it earned $121 million last quarter - Posted by Paul Osmundson
  • The State - Here are answers to some common questions about SC's abandoned nuclear project - Sammy Fretwell, Jeff Wilkinson and Avery G. Wilks
  • The State - The nuclear power play - Brett Bursey
  • The State - This is what has to change after the SC nuclear meltdown - Cindi Ross Scoppe
  • Utility Dive - Death of a nuke build: Summer abandonment leaves ratepayers holding the bag - Peter Maloney
  • Vermont Business Magazine - Vermont Law School's Cooper on demise of VC Summer: Nuclear power is uneconomic - Dr Mark Cooper, Institute for Energy and the Environment at Vermont Law School
  • WIS-TV Columbia, SC - V.C. Summer nuclear project may still have future - Renee Standera
  • Atlanta Journal Constitution - Expert: Nuke plants' financing method increased customers' costs, risks - Russell Grantham
  • Ars Technica - Vogtle, Summer nuclear plants face bleak outlook after Westinghouse bankruptcy--Billions in cost overruns mean power companies, politicians ready to walk away. - Megan Geuss
  • Washington Post - The Energy 202: The United States is running out of nuclear options - Dino Grandoni
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - More setbacks for the nuclear power industry - Rob Nikolewski
  • Atlanta Business Chronicle - Southern Company raises Plant Vogtle expansion cost to $25 billion, pushes timeline past 2020 - Eric Mandel and Dave Williams
  • WABE Atlanta - So If Plant Vogtle Is Scrapped, Do People Get Their Money Back? - Molly Samuel
  • National Review - Keeping the Lights on at America's Nuclear Power Plants - Jeremy Carl
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Soaring $20B estimate cloaks Vogtle reactors - Kristi E. Swartz
  • Atlanta Journal-Constitution - Kempner: Georgia's nuclear crisis of confidence - Matt Kempner
  • North Jersey News - With natural gas abundant and cheap, nuclear power's days may be numbered in N.J. - Herb Jackson
  • News & Observer - Legislators want special session on abandoned nuke plants - Jeffrey Collins
  • Charleston Post Courier - South Carolina senators calling for special session over abandoned nuclear reactors - Maya T. Prabhu and Andrew Brown
  • Greenpeace International - 72 years after Hiroshima, where is Japan's commitment to end nuclear weapons? - Blogpost by Yuko Yoneda
  • Forbes - The Real Climate Consensus: Nuclear Power - James Taylor, Spark of Freedom Foundation
  • Energy Business Review - GE inks multiyear service agreement for Daya Bay nuclear power base in China
  • Center for Public Integrity - Senator cites Center for Public Integrity probe in questioning safety practices of weapons contractors - Peter CaryPatrick Malone
  • IAEA - Strengthening Nuclear Law in Africa: Workshop on the Way Forward - Fanny Tonos Paniagua, IAEA Office of Legal Affairs; Oleksandra Gudkova, IAEA Office of Public Information
  • WSPA-TV Spartanburg, SC - Cherokee Co. nuclear site in trouble after contractor bankruptcy - Brianna Smith
  • WIS-TV Columbia, SC - Laid-off nuclear workers finding jobs outside SC - Jack Kuenzie
  • Southeast Energy News - Duke ratepayers could also be on the hook for an unfinished nuclear plant - Brye Steeves
  • World Nuclear News - NASA boosts nuclear thermal propulsion with BWXT contract
  • World Nuclear News - Holtec clear to start testing ISF2 at Chernobyl
  • World Nuclear News - NEI opposes Texas bid for waste refund
  • World Nuclear News - New isotope facility to ease pressure on supplies
  • Law360 - FPL Asks Fla. Judge To Toss Enviros' Suit Over Nuclear Plant - Carolina Bolado
  • Janesville Gazette, WI - SHINE breaks ground on prototype facility in Janesville - Neil Johnson
  • University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI - Isotope maker breaks ground in Janesville: UW-Madison spinoff to employ 150 - David Tenenbaum
  • Charlotte Business Journal - Decision to shut down Summer nuclear project will hit Charlotte - John Downey
  • Portsmouth Herald News - NRC reviews Seabrook nuclear plant - Angeljean Chiaramida
  • Polish Radio - No decision yet to build Poland's first nuclear power plant: minister
  • Cape Cod Broadcasting - NRC Issues Confirmatory Action Letter To Pilgrim Nuclear Power Plant - Justin Saunders
  • WIS-TV Columbia, SC - As mayor preaches optimism, town faces "funeral" atmosphere after nuclear abandonment - Chad Mills
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - Pilgrim owner submits plan to address plant problems - Christine Legere
  • Dallas Morning News - The Department of Energy is our best weapon against climate change - Michael E. Webber
  • Aiken Standard - 50 years in the making: SRS contractor awarded for lifetime achievement in civil engineering
  • Interfax-Ukraine - CHORNOBYL NPP STARTS COLD TESTS OF SPENT NUCLEAR FUEL STORAGE FACILITY TWO
  • Huffington Post blog - The Climate Post: Court Rules Industry Must Comply with Methane Regulation - Tim Profeta
  • Common Dreams - John Bolton's 'Military Options' for North Korea Denounced as 'Utter Lunacy' - Jake Johnson
  • China Post - Taipower suffers third breakdown in three weeks
  • WACH Columbia, SC - Former construction worker's plans shaken up after nuclear shutdown - Michelle Zhu
  • Times of India - German nuclear plant outages - Reuters
  • Latin American Herald Tribune - Stolen Radioactive Instrument Recovered in Mexico
  • The American Conservative - Idiocracy At The D.O.E. - Rod Dreher
  • KUOW Seattle - Contractor Confirms Several Low-Level Plutonium Exposures At Hanford - Anna King
  • Queens Chronicle, NY - EPA pledges $39M to clean Ridgewood site - Christopher Barca
  • Trend News Agency - US sanctions unlikely to stop Iran's missile tests: expert - Kamila Aliyeva
  • NHK World - Groundwater level plunges near Fukushima reactor
  • Asahi Shimbun - Bar owner dies after hosting 'hibakusha' talks for 11 years - Sonoko Miyazaki
  • Asahi Shimbun - Surprisingly serene photos of Nagasaki after A-bomb on show - Kentaro Yamano
  • Asahi Shimbun - Che Guevara's 1959 photo of Hiroshima to be shown in Tokyo - Ari Hirayama
  • Japan Times - Hiroshima's past is one of many reasons to pay a visit - Stephen Mansfield
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Recovery of Fukushima Pref. fishing industry stalls
  • Press TV - US concerned about impact of new world order: Pundit
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Weekly Receipts FR Document: 2017-16479 Citation: 82 FR 36400 PDF Pages 36400-36401 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - https://www.federalregister.gov/d/2017-16617 Notice Guidance: Evaluating Deviations and Reporting Defects and Noncompliance FR Document: 2017-16429 Citation: 82 FR 36457 PDF Pages 36457-36458 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2017-16617 Citation: 82 FR 36458 PDF Pages 36458-36459 (2 pages) Permalink

    Thursday, August 03, 2017

  • IllinoisTimes - Illinois, nuke dump--The Land of Lincoln is the country's largest de facto nuclear waste dump - Kevin McDermott
  • Dallas Morning News - Rick Perry should auction off the opportunity to store nuclear waste - Herbert Inhaber
  • KTVN Reno - Only on 2: Cabinet Members Discuss Issues Affecting Nevada - Arianna Bennett
  • E&E Daily - AGENDA: Senate to vote on DOE nominee; Trump submits FERC picks - Sam Mintz
  • The Hill - League of Conservation Voters endorses Dem in Heller race - Ben Kamisar
  • West Fargo Pioneer, ND - Hearing set for Thursday on Bakken mobile oilfield radioactive waste treatment plant - Amy Dalrymple
  • E&E Daily - DOE: Perry on tweet probe: 'Have at it' - Christa Marshall
  • Global Research - "Mother of All Bombs": The Dark Sides of Afghanistan's MOAB Tragedy are Unfolding - Masud Wadan
  • KRIS Corpus Christi - Mexican authorities warn of radioactive material robbery
  • Safety+Health - AFL-CIO decries 'war on regulatory protections'
  • KPNX AZ12News - Bill hopes to compensate Mohave County residents impacted by nuclear tests
  • Cape Cod Times - Pilgrim owner submits improvement plan - Christine Legere
  • The American Conservative - Why is Mattis Declaring War on Whistleblowers? - Patrick G. Eddington
  • Global Research - Extraordinary CIA Renditions and Arbitrary Detentions, Far Beyond the "War on Terrorism" - Prof. Marcello Ferrada de Noli
  • KING5 Seattle - Tests show Hanford workers inhaled radioactive plutonium - Susannah Frame
  • KUSA Denver - Rocky Flats passes government report card - Andrew Sorensen
  • Tri-City Herald - Jacobs agrees to buy CH2M, including Hanford contract - Annette Cary
  • Seattle Times - Under the mushroom cloud: Will Nagasaki's story be told at Hanford's new national park? - Hal Bernton
  • Denver Post - Review of former nuclear weapons plant outside Denver says protections are working - Associated Press
  • Tri-City Herald - Richland nuclear plant under 'no touch' order during heat wave - Annette Cary
  • Seattle Times - About Manhattan Project National Historical Park - Hal Bernton
  • Reuters - Radioactive material reported stolen in northern Mexico - David Alire Garcia
  • Reuters - Iran says new U.S. sanctions violate nuclear deal, vows 'proportional reaction' - Babak Dehghanpisheh
  • Utility Dive - Vogtle nuke cost could top $25B as decision time looms - Gavin Bade
  • Atlanta Journal-Constitution - Kempner: Georgia's nuclear crisis of confidence - Matt Kempner
  • Atlanta Journal-Constitution - Southern Co. says Vogtle costs to exceed $25B - Russell Grantham
  • Atlanta Journal-Constitution - Regulators: Georgia's Vogtle project not like shuttered S.C. nuke plant - Russell Grantham
  • CNBC - Finland wants to bury nuclear waste for 100,000 years - Anmar Frangoul
  • Utility Dive - SCANA CEO: White House did not respond to pleas for Summer nuke support - Peter Maloney
  • New York Times - Letters: $1 Trillion for a U.S. Nuclear Buildup - IRA HELFAND, LEEDS, MASS., president of International Physicians for the Prevention of Nuclear War; ALICE SLATER, NEW YORK, World Beyond War; DAVID KEPPEL, BLOOMINGTON, IND.
  • Japan Times - Editorial: Finding sites to bury high-level radioactive waste
  • Wall Street Journal - Tab Swells to $25 Billion for Nuclear-Power Plant in Georgia - Russell Gold
  • WSB Atlanta - Workers, lawmakers angry over nuclear plant debacle - Seanna Adcox
  • FITSNews.com, SC - Fiscal Conservatives Respond To Santee Cooper Debacle
  • Daily Energy Insider - Georgia Power finalizes plan for first nuclear expansion in more than 30 years - Chris Galford
  • Tampa Bay Times - Blind to runaway costs, nuclear power industry abandons another nuke plant - Robert Trigaux
  • IEEE Spectrum - South Carolina's $9 Billion Nuclear Boondoggle Fits a Global Pattern of Troubles - Peter Fairley
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Critics train their sights on Vogtle's future - Kristi E. Swartz
  • Bloomberg - South Carolina May Spend 60 Years Paying for Nukes Never Built - Lynn Doan and Mark Chediak
  • OilPrice - Southern Co.'s Billion Dollar Nuclear Conundrum - Zainab Calcuttawala
  • Business In Savannah - Company update predicts longer start date for Vogtle reactors - Tom Corwin
  • Charleston Post Courier - South Carolina nuclear woes could ripple to Virginia - Associated Press
  • Financial Times - China's nuclear export ambitions run into friction - Matthew Cottee
  • BBC - Play tackles new Wylfa nuclear power station arguments - Huw Thomas
  • The State - Fired nuclear construction workers crash State House - Avery G. Wilks
  • WACH Columbia, SC - Lawmakers say customers deserve answers after nuclear plant halt - Andrea Butler
  • ABC Columbia - SC Governor Responds to Nuclear Reactors Construction Shutdown - Josh Berry
  • Polish Radio - Poland takes decision to build first nuclear power plant: report
  • Daily Pakistan - Jadugoda: India's nuclear graveyard, one of its best kept secrets
  • WHYY Newsworks - Group forms to block subsidies for N.J.'s aging nuclear power plans - Phil Gregory
  • Energy Voice - Iran rocket launch 'inconsistent' with nuclear programme
  • Hawaii Public Radio - Pacific News Minute: Marshall Islands Suit to Enforce Nuclear Disarmament Fails in Federal Court - Neal Conan
  • Yonhap News - Commission on nuclear reactors to play role of advisory organ, not decision-maker - jschang@yna.co.kr
  • London Times - Fukushima disaster is still radiating fallout nuclear industry wishes to avoid - Robin Pagnamenta
  • Kincardine News - Bruce Power on-site spill cleaned up without incident - Troy Patterson
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - June radiation accident rated at Level 2
  • KBS WORLD Radio - Gov't: Scrapping Nuke-Centered Energy Policy Won't Raise Energy Price Much
  • All Things Nuclear - NRC's Decision Making: 18 Reasons Why You Are Right, but Wrong - Dave Lochbaum, director, Nuclear Safety Project
  • Asahi Shimbun - Radiation mishap deemed level 2 incident on INES scale
  • Yonhap News - Gov't has no plans to raise power rates for 5 yrs - brk@yna.co.kr
  • Middletown Press and Journal, PA - Letter: Show your support to help keep TMI open - Bart Shellenhamer, Londonderry Township supervisor and chief of the Londonderry Volunteer Fire Company
  • Mainichi Daily News - Hibakusha: Passing on a message to the young generation - The Hill blog
  • The Hill - Wasting America's nuclear opportunity - Jeremy Carl and David Fedor
  • E&E Daily - A plant dies, and some ask if nuclear can help the climate - Benjamin Storrow, E&E News reporter Climatewire: Thursday, August 3, 2017
  • Charleston Post Courier - SCANA reports $121 million profit on heels of nuclear plant failure - David Wren
  • The State - SCE&G customers will continue paying for nuke project, even though it won't be built - Sammy Fretwell
  • WLTX Columbia, SC - 'People Need to be Fired' Over Nuclear Plant Debacle, Lawmaker Says
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Soaring $20B estimate cloaks Vogtle reactors - Kristi E. Swartz
  • World Nuclear News - China contracts GE to provide services to Daya Bay plants
  • World Nuclear News - Georgia Power expects late August decision on Vogtle
  • World Nuclear News - Japan to benefit from reactor restarts, says IEEJ
  • UPI - NASA taps BWXT for spacecraft reactor design - Richard Tomkins
  • Peterborough Examiner, Ontario - New $53M contract for BWXT Nuclear Energy in Peterborough
  • Forbes - Electricity and Jobs In America - James Conca
  • Clean Energy News blog - Federal Licensing Update for FPL's Proposed Turkey Point Reactors: What You Need to Know
  • Rutland Herald - Avoid unneeded delay - Guy Page
  • WLTX Columbia, SC - Fairfield County Exploring Tax Revenue Options After V.C. Summer Layoffs - Loren Thomas
  • Dallas Business Journal - Jacobs CEO: This acquisition will create a $15B company - Candace Carlisle
  • Vermont Journalism Trust - OpEd: Schuyler Gould: A thorough vetting of decommissioning - Schuyler Gould, Brattleboro, trustee of New England Coalition on Nuclear Pollution
  • Palm Beach Post blog - Clean Water Act lawsuit over FPL's Turkey Point in court Thursday - Susan Salisbury
  • WLTX Columbia, SC - Next Steps For Former V.C. Summer Employees - Kayla Binette
  • Energy Live News - Share of £3m on offer for nuclear clean-up innovators - Jonny Bairstow
  • Daily Maverick - OpEd: The end for 'baseloadism' in South Africa and the need for 'flexible' power generation - Chris Yelland
  • Construction Index UK - NDA shortlists decommissioning ideas
  • Daily Energy Insider - Georgia PSC chairman says Vogtle in "in a better position to move forward" than recently cancelled Plant Summer project - Kevin Randolph
  • VietNamNet Bridge - Conference on nuclear science, technology opens in Khanh Hoa
  • Beyond Nuclear - New U.S. reactor construction collapses because it's "prohibitively expensive": the fight for justice continues
  • Beyond Nuclear - Beyond Nuclear on Thom Hartmann: Is Fukushima still melting down?
  • Beyond Nuclear - Atomic Homefront propels story of nuclear contamination to headlines
  • Public Citizen - INVITATION FROM THE COALITION FOR SENSIBLE SAFEGUARDS: Deregulatory Disasters: Americans Harmed by Deregulation Speak Out Against the Regulatory Accountability Act - Press Conference Will Show the Importance of Public Protections
  • NRC - NRC Issues Confirmatory Action Letter to Pilgrim Nuclear Power Plant on Safety Performance Improvement Commitments
  • NRC - NRC Names New Senior Resident Inspector at Brunswick Nuclear Power Plant
  • USGS - M 4.5 - 4km NNE of Iwai, Japan
  • IAEA - Annual Meeting of National Coordinators of the African Regional Cooperative Agreement (AFRA) to Enhance the Delivery of Cooperative Projects - M. Edwerd, IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation
  • IAEA - Features in Advanced Small Modular Reactors (I32010) - M. Hadid Subki, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • IAEA - NEW CRP: Development of Approaches, Methodologies and Criteria for Determining the Technical Basis for Emergency Planning Zone for Small Modular Reactor Deployment (I31029) - M. Hadid Subki, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • The Guardian - Our 60-year relationship with Euratom offers hard lessons for Brexit negotiators - Stuart Butler
  • Asahi Shimbun - 2022 return for evacuees eyed by Fukushima plant co-host town - Kazumasa Sugimura
  • Press TV - US breach of nuclear deal to face Iran coordinated response: Top official
  • Press TV - EU says Iran deal sound, all parties stick to terms
  • Press TV - Iran says won't be silent on US breach of nuclear deal
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Operator Licensing Examination Data FR Document: 2017-16336 Citation: 82 FR 36161 PDF Pages 36161-36162 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Modesto Bee - Letter: Catherine Mellor: Desalination rather than tunnels - Catherine Mellor, Lodi
  • UPI - Evacuation ordered after CSX train derails in western Pennsylvania - Ed Adamczyk
  • Aiken Standard - Legal battle haunts MOX project 10 years later - Michael Smith

    Wednesday, August 02, 2017

  • Law360 - Texas Can't Force Yucca Mountain Decision, Nev. Says - Michelle Casady
  • E&E Daily - AGENDA: Senate leaders working on 'robust' deal on nominees - Geof Koss
  • Cape Cod Times - Pilgrim owner submits improvement plan - Christine Legere
  • Newsmax - House Probing Complaints on Payouts to Ill Nuclear Workers - Todd Beamon   
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - WIPP Strategic Planning Workshop Aug. 8
  • Albuquerque Business First - Why some NM leaders are criticizing LANL management contract process - Rachel Sapin
  • KUOW Seattle - Hanford Managers Unveil New Plan For Unstable Tunnels At Nuclear Site - Anna King
  • Tri-City Herald - DOE wants study to prevent collapse of 2nd Hanford radioactive waste tunnel - Annette Cary
  • Bloomberg - Trump Is Considering Perry for Homeland Security Chief - Jennifer A Dlouhy and Jennifer Jacobs
  • Bloomberg - Southern CEO on 2Q Results, Nuclear Plant, Renewables - Tom Fanning
  • Bloomberg - Here Are Iran's Options as Trump Targets the Nuclear Deal - Ladane Nasseri and Golnar Motevalli
  • Bloomberg - Failing Nuclear Power Is Good For Coal, Bad For Earth - Eric Roston
  • Bloomberg - Even at $7.4 Billion, Southern Sees Value in Finishing Nukes - Jim Polson
  • Reuters - Recent Japanese radiation mishap deemed level 2 incident - Osamu Tsukimori
  • Reuters - Tillerson says he and Trump disagree over Iran nuclear deal - Yeganeh Torbati
  • Reuters - Philippines' Duterte calls North Korea's Kim a 'fool' over nuclear ambitions - Martin Petty and Neil Jerome Morales
  • Reuters - Jacobs Engineering to boost government business with CH2M buy - Ankit Ajmera and Arunima Banerjee
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Another reason North Korea can't hit the US with a nuke (yet) - Elisabeth Eaves
  • Forbes - Trump's Unconventional Stance On Nuclear Power Could Bigly Benefit The Environment - Answer by Elizabeth Muller
  • The State - SCE&G customers shouldn't expect refunds for abandoned nuclear project - Sammy Fretwell
  • Fox Business - No customer refunds for now-abandoned nuke project
  • Japan Times - Severity of June nuclear accident rated level 2 by Japan's Nuclear Regulation Authority
  • Mainichi Daily News - Japan rates severity of June nuclear exposure accident as level 2
  • WLTX Columbia, SC - Whole Neighborhoods Affected By Nuclear Project Shutdown - Sonia Gutierrez
  • The State - Legislators turn against law that stuck SC residents with bill for scrapped nuclear reactors - Avery G. Wilks
  • Power Engineering International - Spain to close oldest nuclear plant due to lack of political will - Diarmaid Williams
  • The Hill blog - Want renewable power? Clear the path for nuclear energy - John L. Hopkins, chairman of the Executive Committee U.S. Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors and CEO of NuScale Power, and Jay Faison, the founder and CEO of the ClearPath Foundation
  • Dickinson Press, ND - Radioactive disposal hearing set for Thursday - Iain Woessner
  • Johannesburg BizNews - End is nigh for Eskom's old-world coal, nuclear 'baseloadism' - Chris Yelland
  • CleanTechnica - Old Coal & Nuclear Costs Don't Compete With Wind & Solar Costs (+ Interview With GE Vice Chairman John G. Rice) - Zachary Shahan
  • Iran Front Page - Trump in a Hurry to Scrap Iran Nuclear Deal: Analyst
  • Daily Caller - Report: Stopping Construction On Newest US Nuclear Plant Will Cause Pollution - Andrew Follett
  • Radio New Zealand - US court throws out Marshalls nuke appeal
  • Columbia Patch - Scrapped South Carolina Nuclear Reactors: Sorry, No Refunds
  • Benzinga - $9 Billion Later, US Abandons 2 Nuclear Facilities Only 40% Complete - Jayson Derrick
  • The Hankyoreh - Nuclear power more expensive than gov't claims, as spent fuel storage exceeds $57 billion
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Rising temperatures bring TVA net income down as operational revenues rise - Brittany Crocker
  • WIS-TV Columbia, SC - After nuclear project abandoned, area businesses already hurting - Chad Mills
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Fuel removal, water decontamination complicate N-plant decommissioning
  • Israel Homeland Security - Unmanned Tank to Operate in Areas with Nuclear Radiation
  • Asahi Shimbun - Hydrogen blast reactor's new roof in progress at Fukushima - Chikako Kawahara
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - TVA restarts Watts Bar Unit 2 after four months of repairs - Dave Flessner
  • Taiwan News - Photo of the Day: 'Nuclear waste out of Lanyu'--Flags all over the southeastern island of Taiwan stating 'Nuclear waste out of Lanyu' - Rana Yeh
  • The Hindu - Vice-Admiral's actions impacted N-capabilties
  • JoongAng Ilbo - Of nukes and reunification - Oh Young-hwan
  • Brattleboro Reformer - NorthStar already working at Vermont Yankee - Mike Faher
  • Patriot-News - Despite what you've heard, TMI had a positive impact on Central Pa., too: Opinion - Bart Shellenhamer
  • Tri-City Herald - Letter: Fukushima nuke plant assertion is wrong - Rob Dupuy, Pasco
  • OBRag.org - Santa Susanna: The Worst Nuclear Meltdown in U.S. History – and You've Never Heard of It! - Michael Steinberg
  • Daily Telegraph - Is nuclear energy the solution to ending the UK's energy crisis?
  • Daily Business Review - Federal Appeals Court to Hear Arguments in Nuclear Cost Lawsuit - Jim Saunders
  • Power Technology - IAEA completes SEED review of Akkuyu nuclear plant in Turkey
  • Odisha Diary - Electricity Generated from Nuclear Power Plants
  • Texas Monthly - What the Next Forty Years of the Department of Energy Should Bring - Michael E. Webber
  • Times of India - French nuclear plant outages and restarts - Karen Rodrigues
  • The Guardian - Our 60-year relationship with Euratom offers hard lessons for Brexit negotiators - Stuart Butler
  • ABC Columbia - Public Service Commission, Fairfield Lawmakers Blindsided by SCE&G's Nuclear Abandonment - Gabrielle Franklin
  • Times and Democrat - Securing the energy grid - Jim Hunter
  • Hull Daily Mail - Ferry passengers stranded in Hull for two hours as radiation alarms sound - Alex Grove
  • teleSUR - Cuba Has Treated Over 26,000 Chernobyl Nuclear Disaster Victims
  • Nhan Dan - IAEA experts attend Vietnam conference on nuclear science and technology
  • Hawaii Public Radio - Today on Bytemarks Café: Nuclear Disaster Preparedness - Burt Lum & Ryan Ozawa
  • OH&S - NRC Order Outlines TVA Corrective Actions
  • Down To Earth - Hiroshima isotopes help solve mystery surrounding 1950 Assam-Tibet earthquake - Umashankar Mishra
  • VietnamPlus - Conference on nuclear science, technology opens in Khanh Hoa
  • Crain's Chicago Business - How Exelon will keep getting bailout money in Illinois–whether it needs it or not - Steve Daniels
  • Cullman Tribune - Cullman Rotary hosts Earl Smith, veteran who helped divert nuclear disaster in 1961
  • Windham County Commons - Clean-up concerns--Entergy and NorthStar contend transaction will benefit Vermonters - Mike Faher
  • NAS - Project Update: Gulf War and Health, Volume 11: Generational Health Effects of Serving in the Gulf War
  • NRC - NRC Names New Senior Resident Inspector at Brunswick Nuclear Power Plant
  • USGS - M 4.8 - 7km E of Ishige, Japan
  • USGS - M 4.5 - 54km SSE of Obihiro, Japan
  • IAEA - Now Accepting Applications: IAEA Coordinated Research Activities for 2017 - Lucas Smalldon, IAEA Department of Nuclear Sciences and Applications
  • World Nuclear News - Japanese marine sampling data reliable, says IAEA
  • World Nuclear News - Kudankulam Phase III enters design stage
  • World Nuclear News - US nuclear construction project to be abandoned
  • World Nuclear News - IAEA celebrates 60th anniversary
  • World Nuclear News - IAEA completes external hazards review for Turkey
  • DoL - SEM Updated on July 7, 2017
  • Trend News Agency - Moscow, Tehran may unite against US pressure
  • NHK World - Fuel removal prep begins at Fukushima Daiichi
  • NHK World - NRA chief: Fuel debris removal method is not easy
  • NHK World - Oarai nuclear accident rated as Level 2
  • Asahi Shimbun - Updated basic energy plan will not refer to new reactors
  • Japan Times - Hope after the horror revealed in letters from postwar Hiroshima - Peter Chordas
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - 3 tasks set for Toshiba rehabilitation - Shota Mizuno and Yosuke Higashida
  • Mainichi Daily News - Hibakusha: Octogenarian determined to tell own story about A-bomb at memorial ceremony
  • Mainichi Daily News - News Navigator: What's the problem with coal-fired thermal power generation?
  • Jiji Press - June Radiation Exposure Incident in Japan Rated at Level 2
  • Fin24 CapeTown - SA needs to ditch 'baseloadism' for flexible power generation - Chris Yelland
  • Press TV - Tillerson recognizing JCPOA as world policy: Analyst
  • Press TV - US breach of nuclear deal to face Iran coordinated response: Top official
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Biomass Research and Development Technical Advisory Committee FR Document: 2017-16234 Citation: 82 FR 35939 PDF Pages 35939-35940 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Energy Department - Notice Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Oak Ridge Reservation FR Document: 2017-16236 Citation: 82 FR 35938 PDF Pages 35938-35939 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Energy Department - Notice Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Paducah FR Document: 2017-16235 Citation: 82 FR 35939 PDF Page 35939 (1 page) Permalink
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Proposed Rule Health and Environmental Protection Standards for Uranium and Thorium Mill Tailings FR Document: 2017-16170 Citation: 82 FR 35924 PDF Pages 35924-35925 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Health and Human Services Department - Notice Meetings: National Advisory Committee on Children and Disasters FR Document: 2017-15853 Citation: 82 FR 35974 PDF Page 35974 (1 page) Permalink
  • Health and Human Services Department - Notice Requests for Nominations: Secretary's Advisory Committee on Human Research Protections FR Document: 2017-16156 Citation: 82 FR 35974 PDF Pages 35974-35975 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Requests for Comments: Draft Test Plan High Energy Arcing Faults Phase 2 FR Document: 2017-16233 Citation: 82 FR 36006 PDF Pages 36006-36007 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Atomic Age: University of Chicago - 1,800 tons of radioactive waste has an ocean view and nowhere to go via Los Angeles Times - Yuki Miyamoto (Religious Studies, DePaul University)
  • Great Mountain 2017 - Yucca Mountain Nuclear Waste Repository Facts - Ati Suciati
  • Reuters - RPT-UPDATE 3-Utilities ditch reactors that launched US nuclear renaissance - Harriet McLeod
  • BelTA - Japan's NHK team in Belarus to make TV program about Belarus' post-Chernobyl recovery
  • BelTA - Belarus, Slovakia discuss cooperation in nuclear and radiation safety
  • London Times - Fukushima could be a bellwether for the future of the nuclear industry - Robin Pagnamenta
  • The Progressive - Goodbye Nuclear Power. Construction of Two of Four Remaining Planned U.S. Plants Just Canceled - Harvey Wasserman

    Tuesday, August 01, 2017

  • Daily Caller - Trump's Interior Secretary May Be The Key To Opening Yucca Mountain - Andrew Follett
  • Duluth News Tribune - A Nevadan's View: On-site storage only viable nuclear-waste solution - Patrick Donnelly, Las Vegas
  • Las Vegas Sun - Titus, monuments advocates criticize shortened Zinke visit - Yvonne Gonzalez
  • E&E Daily - APPROPRIATIONS: 4 reasons why the energy and water bill may be doomed - George Cahlink
  • POWERmag - UPDATED: SCANA, Santee Cooper Abandon V.C. Summer AP1000 Nuclear Units, Citing High Costs - Sonal Patel
  • Cumbria Crack - Probe launched after Sellafield worker spills depleted uranium trioxide powder - Carl Fallowfield
  • Cumbria Mail - Investigation launched after powder spill at Sellafield
  • Reading Eagle - Free screenings offered for beryllium plant workers
  • Havasu News-Herald - Our View: Clock ticking for righting injustice to county's downwinders
  • Winston-Salem Journal - Our view: Protecting whistleblowers
  • Los Alamos Monitor - County sends NNSA concerns about lab bid - Tris DeRoma
  • Albuquerque Journal - Nuclear weapons contractors repeatedly violate shipping rules for dangerous materials - Patrick Malone
  • Idaho Statesman - Letter: Nuclear power - Brent Marchbanks, Boise, SnakeRiverAlliance.org
  • Tri-City Herald - Letter: Hanford should grout radioactive waste - Garry Amidan, West Richland
  • AP News - Billions down the drain as new nuclear plants scrapped - Seanna Adcox
  • Bloomberg - Fate of U.S. Nuclear Now Hinges on One Utility in Georgia - Jim Polson
  • Bloomberg - Can The U.S. Even Build A Nuclear Plant These Days? - Liam Denning
  • Bloomberg - Putting a Price on Brexit. At Last--An estimate of $50 billion is only just a start - Lionel Laurent
  • Bloomberg - Two Half-Finished Nuclear Reactors Scrapped as Costs Balloon - Stephen Cunningham and Jim Polson
  • Reuters - RPT-UPDATE 3-Utilities ditch reactors that launched US nuclear renaissance - Harriet McLeod
  • Reuters - Iran accuses United States of breaching nuclear deal - Bozorgmehr Sharafedin
  • Reuters - Japan to start work on revising basic energy policy next week - Ami Miyazaki
  • Tri-City Herald - House passes better Hanford budget than Trump administration wanted - Annette Cary
  • DOE - Energy Department Announces Eleven Projects to Boost Private-Sector Support of Energy Innovation
  • IAEA - Nuclear Technology to Help Pacific Islands: IAEA Director General - Laura Gil, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - Innovative Partnerships for Sustainable Development - Noumea New Caledonia
  • IAEA - IAEA Mission Concludes Site and External Events Design Review in Turkey - Ankara Turkey
  • World Nuclear News - IAEA completes external hazards review for Turkey
  • World Nuclear News - Garoña licence renewal denied
  • World Nuclear News - MHI agrees to take 19.5% stake in New NP
  • Center for Public Integrity - Nuclear weapons contractors repeatedly violate shipping rules for dangerous materials - Patrick Malone
  • Washington Post - S.C. utilities halt work on new nuclear reactors, dimming the prospects for a nuclear energy revival - Steven Mufson
  • Reuters - Spain to permanently close nuclear power station Garona - Carlos Ruano
  • Ashland Daily Tidings, OR - Guest Opinion: Take back the power from nuclear nations - John Marciano
  • Japan Times - Amount of plutonium held by Japan falls slightly with reactor restarts
  • MassLive Republican - As Mass. looks to grow renewable energy, New York nuclear power subsidy survives court challenge - Mary C. Serreze
  • Greentech Media - Advanced Nuclear Is a Winning Issue in a Tri-Partisan Washington - Josh Freed
  • Japan Times - Hiroshima, Nagasaki mayors to urge government to act on nuke ban treaty
  • Gainesville Sun, FL - Appeals court set to hear nuclear-cost law - Jim Saunders
  • Japan Times - Poetic justice: One American's 47-year campaign against nuclear weapons - Sophie Jackman
  • Bloomberg - How to Clean Up Hundreds of Tons of Melted Nuclear Fuel - Stephen Stapczynski and Adrian Leung
  • China Daily - China powers up on nuclear projects - Zheng Xin
  • Economic Calendar - Uranium Prices: China Moves to Secure Future Supply - Leia Toovey
  • The State - For local workers and businesses, tears follow V.C. Summer construction shutdown - Jeff Wilkinson
  • BoingBoing.net - Nuclear energy is the safest major energy source, says University of Oxford group - Mark Frauenfelder
  • Independent Barents Observer - Typhoon and nuclear battle cruiser make ready for northbound voyage - Thomas Nilsen
  • Reading Evening Post - 'Something has gone seriously wrong' at AWE Aldermaston, says nuclear expert - Nathan Hyde
  • Cape Cod Times - Our future of sharing territory with nuclear waste - Brent Harold
  • NASDAQ - Nuclear Power On Fumes As Projects Are Abandoned
  • HuffPost - Energy Department Scientists Barred From Attending Nuclear Power Conference - Elliott Negin, Senior Writer, Union of Concerned Scientists
  • London Free Press - Don't dump on Bruce nuke vault, London Coun. Jesse Helmer says - Megan Stacey
  • Manawatu Standard - Radioactive Ukraine: A hot destination - Cheryl L. Reed
  • Cola Daily, Columbia SC - SCE&G pulling out of nuclear reactor construction - Terry Ward
  • Mainichi Daily News - New proposal suggests removing Fukushima plant's melted nuclear fuel from side
  • azfamily.com - Tonopah, AZ: Power towers taken down near nuclear plant site - Nikki Naik
  • Prothom-Alo - River dredging scheme to facilitate nuke plant
  • Taiwan News - Group asks timetable from Taiwan government to remove nuclear waste from Orchid Island - George Liao
  • GlobeNewswire - Global Atomic Fuels Corporation and New AREVA sign Agreement on DASA Project
  • Xinhua News - Chinese envoy stresses negotiated solutions to Korean nuclear issue
  • Radio New Zealand - Tahiti Protestants reaffirm anti-nuclear drive
  • Aiken Standard - Editorial: SCANA customers should get refunds
  • Charleston Post Courier - The failure of two nuclear units could leave South Carolina customers with the electric bill - Andrew Brown
  • Barron's - High Costs Of Nuclear Projects Could Be Bad News For Uranium - Teresa Rivas
  • Environews - Study: Radioactive Hot Particles Still Afloat Throughout Japan Six Year After Fukushima Meltdowns - Emerson Urry
  • Ipswich Star - Community 'missing out on cash bonanza' as Sizewell B spent fuel not called nuclear waste - Richard Cornwell
  • WLTX Columbia, SC - 5,600 Losing Jobs with Reactor Project Decision
  • Daily Mirror - India's Nuclear Graveyard: Haunting images show the devastating effects of uranium mining in Jadugoda - Natalie EvansJamie Ferguson
  • Business News Americas - Brazil 'interested' in floating nuclear power plant - Michael Place
  • Reading Chronicle - The Atomic Weapons Establishment in Aldermaston was first placed into special measures in 2013 by the Office for Nuclear Regulation - Luke Adams
  • NRDC.org - Another Step Forward for Historic Diablo Canyon Proposal - Ralph Cavanagh
  • NRC - NRC Names New Senior Resident Inspector at Robinson Nuclear Power Plant
  • NAS - Project Update: Unraveling Low Dose Toxicity: Case Studies of Systematic Review of Evidence
  • USGS - M 5.0 - 6km W of Kitaibaraki, Japan
  • NHK World - M5.5 quake hits Tokyo region
  • Asahi Shimbun - 7 summers later, weeds engulf Fukushima's abandoned areas
  • Asahi Shimbun - Air not water may be used to clean stricken power plant - Chikako Kawahara
  • Asahi Shimbun - Toshiba dropped to second rank of TSE, now faces risk of delisting
  • Japan Times - Hiroshima, Nagasaki mayors to urge government to act on nuke ban treaty
  • Japan Times - NHK video casts doubt on North Korean ICBM re-entry capabilities and effectiveness - Jesse Johnson
  • Japan Times - Toshiba shares demoted from first section of Tokyo Stock Exchange - Japan News
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Kansai Electric signs MOX N-fuel deal - Japan News
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Toshiba demoted to TSE's 2nd Section
  • Jiji Press - Kansai Electric Signs Deal to Procure MOX Nuclear Fuel
  • Press TV - Iran complains to JCPOA commission over new US bans: Larijani
  • Press TV - US does not care about civilian casualties: Author
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Confirmatory Orders: Tennessee Valley Authority, Watts Bar Nuclear Plant; Browns Ferry Nuclear Plant; and Sequoyah Nuclear Plant FR Document: 2017-16178 Citation: 82 FR 35828 PDF Pages 35828-35835 (8 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Facility Operating and Combined Licenses: Applications and Amendments Involving Proposed No Significant Hazards Considerations, etc. FR Document: 2017-15986 Citation: 82 FR 35835 PDF Pages 35835-35844 (10 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Nuclear Energy Institute Guidance: Designing Digital Upgrades in Instrumentation and Control Systems; Clarification on Endorsement FR Document: 2017-16153 Citation: 82 FR 35827 PDF Pages 35827-35828 (2 pages) Permalink
  • NIRS - Yucca Mountain: High stakes and high hurdles

    Monday, July 31, 2017

  • Spare Change News - Cape Downwinders Oppose House Plan to Revive Nuke Dump Plan - Mike Clifford
  • WBFO PBS Buffalo, NY - Finland's solution to nuclear waste storage may set an example for the world - Adam Wernick
  • The Art Newspaper - Will the land surrounding Michael Heizer's City stay protected? - Helen Stoilas
  • Charlottesville Daily Progress - Facing stiff competition, nuclear power industry seeks new revenue streams - Robert Zullo
  • OH&S - OSHA Revises Online Whistleblower Complaint Form
  • Havasu News-Herald - Bill would include Mohave County in downwinders - Chelsea Curtis
  • Washington Post - Letter: How whistleblowers are retaliated against - Raymond Gallucci, Frederick
  • Christian Science Monitor - Editorial: The payoff for society in rewarding whistle-blowers
  • Law Society Gazette - Employment: Blowing the whistle - Kate Shute
  • PR Web - Transatomic Awarded Second U.S. Department of Energy Voucher for Experimental Nuclear Research
  • Broomfield Enterprise - OpEd: Science shows Rocky Flats is not safe - W. Gale Biggs, Ph.D., air quality meteorologist and scientist based in Boulder
  • AP News - Iran says US Navy fires warning shots near its vessels - Nasser Karimi
  • AP News - Chinese president oversees military parade in show of might - Gerry Shih
  • Bloomberg - Why South Africa's Central Bank Is Under Fire: QuickTake Q&A - Arabile Gumede
  • CBS News - Limited options for Trump as North Korea races ahead with nuclear weapons - Juliana Goldman
  • PRI.org - Finland's solution to nuclear waste storage may set an example for the world - Adam Wernick , Living on Earth
  • New York Times - Letter: Hawaii's Nuclear Defense - Robert M. Gould, San Francisco, former president of Physicians for Social Responsibility
  • Houston Chronicle - Perry visits Ohio nuclear cleanup site - James Osborne
  • Ha'aretz Daily - Opinion: Now Is the Time for an Israeli Nuclear Law - Avner Cohen and Eitay Mack
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: It's make-or-break time for U.S. reactor projects - Kristi E. Swartz
  • World Nuclear News - USA starts demolition of plutonium plant
  • World Nuclear News - China, Pakistan agree to uranium cooperation
  • World Nuclear News - EDF posts 3.7% fall in profit amid lower output
  • World Nuclear News - China connects fourth unit at Fuqing
  • South China Morning Post - China nuclear power shares fall on Fujian tariff cuts, analysts say cuts may spread - Eric Ng
  • Daily Mail - Britain risks losing out in race for mini nuclear plants - Rolls-Royce - Reuters
  • World Nuclear News - EDF posts 3.7% fall in profit amid lower output
  • Yonhap News - Gov't, ruling party agree to recalculate nuke power costs - elly@yna.co.kr
  • Joongang Daily - Dire rumors about no-nuclear policy rebutted - kim.youngnam@joongang.co.kr
  • Alabama News - Site of Bellefonte Nuclear Plant was once bustling town
  • Yonhap News - N.K. likely to fire more missiles, conduct nuke test: Seoul
  • IAEA - IAEA Supports African Countries to Strengthen Regulatory Infrastructure - Ahmad Al Khatibeh, IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security; Lenka Dojcanova, IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security
  • IAEA - IAEA Library Supports Researchers, in Vienna and Elsewhere - Jennet Orayeva, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy; Sabina Ticevic, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • Taipei Times - Nuclear plant reactivation ruled out - Ted Chen
  • Brattleboro Reformer - Cleanup company seeking to buy Vermont Yankee changes hands - Mike Faher
  • Standard Republic - N. Korea 'years and years away' from viable nuclear device – Russian Deputy FM – RT News - Alexander Simon
  • Japan Times - Time to tighten the screws on North Korea - Masahiro Kohara
  • Outlook India - Over 5000 Students Visit ROSATOM Festival of Science at B.M.
  • IAEA - Japanese Data on Marine Samples Near Fukushima Reliable, IAEA Report Concludes - Sarah Jones Couture, IAEA Department of Nuclear Sciences and Applications
  • Mainichi Daily News - Copies of ex-Hiroshima museum head's letters used as references for 1959 best-seller found
  • Iranian Financial Tribune - JCPOA Compliance Subject to Cost-Benefit Approach
  • The Guardian - Letter: Electric cars are pollution shifters: we will need huge investment in generation capacity - Colin Read, New Romney, Kent
  • Reuters - Britain risks losing out in race for mini nuclear plants: Rolls-Royce - Kate Holton
  • Greentech Media - Why Court Victories for New York, Illinois Nuclear Subsidies Are a Big Win for Renewables - Julia Pyper
  • Energy Business Review - Toshiba to pay $2.2bn compensation to quit US nuclear power project
  • The State - Santee Cooper pulls out of nuclear power project - Sammy Fretwell
  • Clean Energy News - EDF continues course for renewables as UK nuclear prices hit bottom line - Liam Stoker
  • Power Philippines - Is the Philippines ready for FLOATING nuclear power plants? - Jeanne Paulin Atienza
  • IAEA - Supporting Safety in Honduras: IAEA Expert Mission Recovers Disused Sealed Sources from El Mochito Mine - R. Scamilla Andreo Aledo, IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation
  • BBC - US and Russia's diplomatic spat: Carving out an uncertain path - Jonathan Marcus Diplomatic correspondent
  • Taipei Times - AEC lab to test food imports for radiation - Lin Chia-nan
  • BelTA - Belarus, China plan to co-build energy facilities in third countries
  • BelTA - Japan's NHK team in Belarus to make TV program about Belarus' post-Chernobyl recovery
  • Environmental Working Group - EWG's Tap Water Database
  • NJ Spotlight - PSE&G Poised to Invest $69M in Energy-Efficiency Program - Tom Johnson
  • PBS NewsHour - Skeptics voice concerns over EPA plan for worst toxic waste sites - Michael D. Regan
  • DOE - Secretary Perry and Secretary Ross Hail New Coal Deal With Ukraine
  • NAS - Project Update: Gulf War and Health, Volume 11: Generational Health Effects of Serving in the Gulf War
  • Trend News Agency - Iran says nuclear industry running better with JCPOA - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • Trend News Agency - JCPOA terms not violated by Iran's rocket launch - expert - Kamila Aliyeva
  • NHK World - Japan, US to step up defense system
  • NHK World - 'Dry method' recommended for fuel debris removal
  • NHK World - New tsunami blocking system in northeastern Japan
  • Asahi Shimbun - Hiroshima peace park landmark to be restored to its prewar state
  • Asahi Shimbun - VOX POPULI: 3/11 disaster-hit village's search dog embodies spirit of recovery
  • Asahi Shimbun - Obama's sister traces brother's historic visit to Hiroshima - Aoi Ikegami
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Nuclear fuel debris to be collected from 2021
  • Mainichi Daily News - Extent of A-bomb dust inhalation in 1945 underestimated: researchers
  • Mainichi Daily News - Obama's half-sister visits Hiroshima, reflects on his historic visit
  • Jiji Press - Nagasaki Declaration to Stress Importance of Nuke Ban Treaty
  • Congress.gov - H.R.3531 - To amend the Radiation Exposure Compensation Act for purposes of making claims under such Act based on exposure to atmospheric nuclear testing, and for other purposes. - Sponsor: Rep. Gosar, Paul A. [R-AZ-4] (Introduced 07/28/2017)

    Sunday, July 30, 2017

  • Las Vegas Sun - Editorial: Let's be absolutely clear, Secretary Zinke: Nevada's monuments deserve protection
  • Chillicothe Gazette - Piketon, DOE spar over proposed on-site waste site - Chris Balusik
  • Lankaweb - Clean hands doctrine: US/UK & EU have no moral grounds to preach to any country - Shenali D Waduge
  • Wilkes-Barre Citizens' Voice - Free screenings for beryllium plant workers - Sam Galski
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - Letter: WIPP's recovery ongoing - Carlsbad Mayor Dale Janway, Former State Representative John Heaton
  • Tri-City Herald - No Hanford contracting plan yet, but DOE continues to seek interested companies - Annette Cary
  • Tri-City Herald - Letter: Get Hanford cleanup done - Don Meyers, Kennewick
  • AP News - Analysis: North Korea's 2nd ICBM test augurs a new normal - Foster Klug
  • Bloomberg - Xi Calls for Strong Army, Tells China Troops 'World Isn't Safe'
  • New York Times - Editorial: A Threat to Nuclear Arms Control
  • Billings Gazette - Montana lacks rules on radioactive waste - Debbie Shepherd, Bear Creek Council, Gardiner
  • Global Research - Fukushima, Tell the Japanese Government: Don't Dump Radioactive Nuclear Waste into the Ocean! - Sum Of Us
  • Chronicle-Journal - OpEd: Nuclear costs continue to rise - Graham Saunders, president of Environment North
  • Global Times - SOEs to cooperate on Hualong One nuclear reactor - Somerset County Gazette
  • Somerset County Gazette - Profits down at EDF amid 'intense competition' and lower nuclear prices
  • Korea Times - Asking N. Korea to get verified for nuclear status - Oh Young-jin
  • Wicked Local Massachusetts - Rowley activist: Public hearing needed on Seabrook evacuation plan - Bryan McGonigle
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Editorial: Better protections for ratepayers
  • Trend News Agency - Iran to reciprocate US non-nuclear threats: Envoy
  • Press TV - US main loser after imposing sanctions on Iran, Russia: Leader's aide
  • Aiken Standard - Editorial: V.C. Summer deal doesn't solve problems
  • Tehran Times - Iran able to return to pre-JCPOA nuclear capability with greater speed: Salehi - Mohammad Homaeefar
  • All Things Nuclear - Simorgh Launch: Iran's Bigger Ride to Space Gets off the Ground - Laura Grego, senior scientist
  • Japan Times - Footage from reactor 3 may force rewrite of Fukushima road map, officials say
  • Beckley Register-Herald - Clean energy technologies debated - Leah Nestor
  • SABC - OpEd: Towards a world free of nuclear weapons - Aloysio Nunes Ferreira
  • Fairewinds Energy Education - Japan: New Study Shows Full Radiation Risks are not Recorded
  • Beyond Nuclear - Beyond Nuclear on Thom Hartmann: Is Fukushima still melting down?
  • Beyond Nuclear - Atomic Homefront propels story of nuclear contamination to headlines
  • Beyond Nuclear - As Hiroshima/Nagasaki anniversaries approach, a poignant reminder of suffering and hope
  • Beyond Nuclear - Get Trump's finger off the nuclear button
  • Atomic Insights - House Science, Space and Technology Gets Sage Advice From Energy Innovators - Rod Adams
  • Atomic Insights - Clean Nuclear Energy Handed Decisive Win In U.S. District Court - Rod Adams
  • USGS - M 5.3 - 265km ESE of Iwaki, Japan
  • Trend News Agency - Rouhani vows support for armed forces amid new sanctions - Khalid Kazimov
  • Press TV - Iran, Iraq discuss mutual energy cooperation
  • Press TV - 'New US sanctions aimed at making Iran exit nuclear deal'
  • Press TV - Iran to honor JCPOA as long as interests safeguarded: Official
  • Press TV - Russia and US must start anew or everything will be in tatters: Ryabkov
  • Press TV - Iran drafts sanction bill in response to US violation of JCPOA
  • CNET - Does your state have nuclear waste?

    Saturday, July 29, 2017

  • St, George Daily Spectrum - The Battle of Yucca Mountain - Lucas M Thomas
  • Las Vegas Sun - Nevada official says House vote on Yucca funding no shock - Cy Ryan
  • Global Research - Corporate Sociopaths Addicted to Wealth: Toxic Pollution, Predatory Lending, Raping the Land, Despoiling the Aquifer, Toxic Mine Waste… - Dr. Gary G. Kohls
  • Hazleton Standard Speaker - Free screenings for beryllium plant workers - Sam Galski
  • JD Supra - Schwartz v. Accuratus Corp.: Nonspouse's "Take-Home" Liability Case - K&L Gates LLP
  • LA Monitor - LAPS board reacts to draft lab contract - Sarah von Sternberg
  • LA Monitor - LANL cybersecurity experts recognized for work
  • Tri-City Herald - New Hanford assistant tank farms manager named - Annette Cary
  • San Antonio Express-News - Perry at Energy and the price of ignorance - Rick Casey
  • Denver Post - The Preble's proxy battle continues, but the mice have gone missing - Chuck Plunkett
  • Yahoo! News - US considers 'military response' after North Korea tests missile and boasts all of America is now within range - Neil Connor
  • Yahoo! News - AP Analysis: North Korea's 2nd ICBM test augurs a new normal - Foster Klug
  • Newport News Daily Press - FEMA: Hampton Roads, Dominion handled nuclear plant "emergency" well - Tamara Dietrich
  • Bloomberg - China Bets Trump Won't Resort to Military Strike on North Korea - Ting Shi, Peter Martin, Keith Zhai, Heesu Lee, and Kanga Kong
  • Yahoo! News - West hardens tone on Iran - AFP
  • Reurers - Iran denies rocket test violates U.N. resolution
  • CBS NewsChannel 5 Nashville - TVA, Regulators Strike Deal On Nuke Plant's Workplace Issues - Associated Press
  • The Chattanoogan - NRC Issues TVA Confirmatory Order To Address Safety Conscious Work Environment Issues
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - Diablo Canyon declares an alert; no threat to public health, safety - Lindsey Holden
  • Atlanta Business Chronicle - Feds OK Georgia Power management takeover at Plant Vogtle - Dave Williams
  • Atlanta Journal Constitution - Ga. Power inks deal on Vogtle project oversight
  • KSBY San Luis Obispo - Decreased oxygen levels prompt alert at Diablo Canyon Power Plant
  • KPRC Local 2 Houston - Secretary of Energy Rick Perry tours Waller facility - Leigh Frillici
  • Trend News Agency - US sanctions mistake, Iran should be cautious, says ex-envoy to UN - Emil Ilgar
  • Trend News Agency - Iran drafts bill to confront US sanctions - Khalid Kazimov
  • Trend News Agency - Iran's First VP: Iran never backed down from US - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • NHK World - Return of Fukushima festival
  • Asahi Shimbun - Japan maps areas suitable for final disposal of nuclear waste - Masanobu Higashiyama
  • Japan Times - METI maps out suitable nuclear waste disposal sites
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Govt maps out possible N-waste sites
  • Mainichi Daily News - Gov't says 70% of land suitable for nuclear waste disposal
  • JAIF - Fuel Debris at Fukushima Daiichi Unit 3 Apparently Located under Pressure Vessel and at Bottom of PCV
  • JAIF - Cabinet Approves Basic Concept on Nuclear Energy Use
  • JAIF - Japan-India Nuclear Cooperation Agreement Comes into Force with Exchange of Diplomatic Notes in New Delhi
  • JAIF - Nuclear Energy Experts from Japan and Taiwan Meet to Exchange Views on Plant Decommissioning and Waste Treatment and Disposal
  • JAIF - Submersible Robot Finds Severe Damage Inside Unit 3 PCV
  • JAIF - Entire Joban Train Line in Fukushima Prefecture to Be Reopened by March 2020
  • JAIF - 2017 Japan-IAEA Joint Nuclear Energy Management School Opens for Several Dozen Young Professionals from Seventeen Countries
  • The Republican, Springfield, MA - Firm signs contract to demolish Vermont Yankee nuclear plant - Mary C. Serreze
  • Exchange Monitor - Advisory Board Objects to Nuclear Waste Storage at SRS
  • Albany Times Union - Commentary: Public deserves truth about nuclear bailout - Blair Horner
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - TVA, regulators strike deal on nuke plant's workplace issues
  • Daily Mirror - Amazing nuclear bomb tests carried out 60 years ago show how little was known about deadly weapons - Tom DareRachel Bishop
  • Mining Global News - Concern in Mexico over gold exploration near nuclear plant - Valentina Ruiz Leotaud
  • EnviroNews - Study: Radioactive Hot Particles Still Afloat Throughout Japan Six Year After Fukushima Meltdowns
  • Bozeman Daily Chronicle - Letter: Raise your voice now to stop radioactive dumping - Debbie Shepherd, Livingston
  • Independent Barents Observer - Keel-laying for yet another nuclear attack sub for Arctic waters - Thomas Nilsen
  • Sputnik News - Lord of the Seas: Russia Developing Naval Superiority Nuclear Missile Destroyer
  • IAEA - Statement on 60th Anniversary of Entry into Force of IAEA Statute
  • PR Newswire - Rosatom: African Nations on the Way Toward Progress in Nuclear Science and Technologies - Rosatom
  • AzerNews - Iran must allow IAEA to inspect suspicious sites - ex-IAEA official
  • Yonhap News - Nuke envoys of S. Korea, U.S., Japan discuss countermeasures against N.K.'s missile provocation
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - New geological map must help public understand N-waste disposal issue
  • Joongang Daily - A flawed policy
  • CBC News - 5 N.B. wind farms would supply Emera with clean energy for Massachusetts - Sarah Betts
  • All Point Bulletin, Community Newspaper of Point Roberts, Washington - Clear out that hazardous waste
  • Real Deal, New York - EPA to raze buildings at Superfund site in Queens
  • Nippon Television Network - video: Government creates nuclear waste disposal map
  • ArmInfo News Agency Armenia - Strategy for managing radioactive waste and spent nuclear fuel is submitted to Armenian Government - Alexandr Avanesov
  • Reuters video - Robot may have detected melted nuclear fuel at Fukushima

    Friday, July 28, 2017

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Attempts to block funding for Yucca Mountain die in House - Gary Martin
  • Santa Maria Times - Letter(#2): Nuclear power clean, waste stored - Mary Nemec Ivorra, Orcutt
  • Richmond Times-Dispatch - Facing stiff competition, nuclear power industry seeks new revenue streams - Robert Zullo
  • E&E Daily - EPA: Possible water chief 'a lawyer's lawyer' who's sued agency - Ariel Wittenberg
  • The American Conservative - How CIA and Allies Trapped Obama in the Syrian Arms Debacle--And why it ultimately benefitted terrorists like Al Qaeda. - Gareth Porter
  • Washington Free Beacon - Nuclear Workers Call for Congressional Investigations After Charges from Labor Department Whistleblower - Susan Crabtree
  • Federal News Radio - On National Whistleblower Day, Congress applauds those who speak truth to power - Nicole Ogrysko
  • Forbes - Leaks vs. Whistle-Blowers? That is the Question - Kelly Richmond Pope
  • Albuquerque Journal - LANL cleanup equals jobs, healthier environment - The Regional Coalition of LANL Communities
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Los Alamos County Submits Comments To NNSA On Draft Solicitation For LANL Site Management and Operating Contract Competition
  • Daily Energy Insider - Senate subcommittee hears testimony on technology's role in clean energy
  • CBS Denver - Scientists Debate Rocky Flats Safety - Jeff Todd
  • Tri-City Herald - End in sight for Hanford plutonium processing center – Z Plant starts to fall - Annette Cary
  • Bloomberg - Government Announces Cleanup Plan for NYC Radioactive Site - The Associated Press (Verena Dobnik)
  • Bloomberg - Japan Releases Map of Areas Suitable for Nuclear Waste Disposal - Stephen Stapczynski and Emi Urabe
  • Bloomberg - North Korea Fires Another Missile in Latest Show of Defiance - Kanga Kong and Nafeesa Syeed
  • Bloomberg - Russia Sanctions Pass Senate With Limits on Trump's Power - Terrence Dopp
  • Bloomberg - Russia Orders 'Hundreds' of U.S. Staff Out in Sanctions Reprisal - Henry Meyer, Ilya Arkhipov, Terrence Dopp, and Stepan Kravchenko
  • Reuters - Iran denies rocket test violates U.N. resolution
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-France's EDF H1 results impacted by nuclear plant closures and competition - Geert De Clercq
  • Reuters - Nuclear plant closures, competition weigh on EDF H1 results - Geert De Clercq
  • Reuters - U.S. says Iran rocket test breaches U.N. resolution - Dan Williams
  • Reuters - Areva says state subscribed to 2.5 billion euro capital increase for NewCo - Geert De Clercq
  • Reuters - U.S. general: North Korea ICBM threat advancing faster than expected - Phil Stewart, Idrees Ali and David Brunnstrom
  • Reuters - Toshiba reaches $2.2 billion deal over SCANA's South Carolina nuclear project - Tom Hals
  • Reuters - U.S. House boosts military spending, gives Trump border wall money - Richard Cowan and Mike Stone
  • Washington Post - The inevitability of North Korea's nuclear weapons - Adam Taylor
  • Daily Telegraph - EDF profits dented by nuclear woes - Jillian Ambrose
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Lawsuit aims to halt Uranium Processing Facility construction to review earthquake risks - Brittany Crocker
  • WRAL Raleigh - Vets who cleaned up nuclear test sites seek extra health benefits
  • Daily Caller - Study: Biggest Factor Holding Back Nuclear Power Is 'Public Perception' - Andrew Follett
  • Washington Post - In Ukraine, a radioactive nuclear ghost town near Chernobyl is a hot destination - Cheryl L. Reed
  • Japan Times - METI maps out suitable nuclear waste disposal sites
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Japan map shows possible permanent sites for nuclear waste
  • World Nuclear News - Talks confirmed for Korean stake in UK Horizon nuclear project
  • World Nuclear News - Toshiba agrees Summer obligation but challenges remain
  • World Nuclear News - Nuclear provides stable supply of UK power, report shows
  • World Nuclear News - Japan maps potential repository areas
  • bleepingComputer - Three Vendors Decline to Patch Vulnerabilities in Nuclear Radiation Monitors - Catalin Cimpanu
  • Energy Business Review - Top nuclear power disasters
  • Youth Ki Awaaz - Can India's Kalpakkam Nuclear Plant Handle A Fukushima-Like Crisis? - Dhiraj Ahuja
  • Kalamazoo Gazette - What's next for Palisades nuclear plant shut-down
  • Times of India - Nordic nuclear power plant outages - Reuters
  • New Hampshire Public Radio - At Dartmouth, Former Defense Secretary Paints Grim Picture of Nuclear Threat - Britta Greene
  • West Lebanon Valley News - Dartmouth Lecture From Former Secretary of Defense Highlights Nuclear Threat - Matt Golec
  • Allentown Morning Call - Panelists at DeSales University discuss the future of energy - Anthony Salamone
  • 38North - Keeping Up Appearances: Low-Level Site Maintenance Continues at the Punggye-ri Nuclear Test Site - analysis by Frank V. Pabian, Joseph S. Bermudez Jr., and Jack Liu
  • Janesville Gazette, WI - SHINE to break ground on prototype - Neil Johnson
  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette PowerSource - Westinghouse needs more time in crafting bankruptcy plan - Anya Litvak
  • Photonics - DOE Awards Pitt $1.28M for Nuclear Research
  • Lower Hudson Journal - Letter: Shuttered nuclear plants cost us all: Letter - Stephanie Gutmann, Stony Point
  • Platts - Japan Kansai Electric's Q1 LNG use down 9% as nuclear restarts - Eriko Amaha
  • Sputnik News - This is When Construction of Russian 5th-Gen Nuclear Sub is Expected to Start
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Intermountain Energy Summit approaches - Kevin Trevellyan
  • PR Newswire - Georgia Power finalizes new service agreement for Vogtle nuclear expansion - Georgia Power
  • Times of India - French nuclear plant outages and restarts
  • Reuters UK - Japan joins U.S. in imposing new sanctions on North Korea - Elaine Lies
  • TASS - Russia launches trials of second Yasen-class nuclear-powered submarine - New York Daily News
  • NY Daily News - EPA rolls out $39.4M plan to clean up radioactive site in Ridgewood - Reuven Blau
  • ABC.au - Traditional owners hit out at WA Conservation Council for alleged misrepresentation over uranium campaign - Jarrod Lucas
  • Asbury Park Press - Letter: Lacey channel dredging subsidy for Exelon - Paula Gotsch, Brick
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Annual Sackcloth and Ashes Hiroshima Day Peace Vigil Comes To Los Alamos Aug. 5 - Submitted by Carol A. Clark
  • NAS - Project Update: - Review of Governance Reform in the National Nuclear Security Administration
  • NRC - NRC Issues TVA Confirmatory Order to Address Safety Conscious Work Environment Issues
  • IAEA - IAEA Participates in Ninth General Meeting of the Caribbean Community and Associated Institutions and the United Nations System - Scarlett Ihlau, IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation
  • Trend News Agency - OPINION: Washington's shortsightedness jeopardizes Iran nuke deal - Elmira Tariverdiyeva
  • Australia National Radioactive Waste Management Facility - Media Release - Kimba Phase 1 Summary Report Available
  • NHK World - Govt. compiles map of possible nuclear waste sites
  • Jiji Press - Toshiba's Westinghouse Debt Guarantees Limited at 656 B. Yen
  • Press TV - Iran complying with JCPOA letter, spirit in good faith: Zarif
  • Press TV - US fumes over successful Iran satellite-launch rocket test
  • Press TV - US Congress following Israeli anti-Iran agenda: Pundit
  • Senator Dean Heller (R-NV) - House Passes Legislative Package Including Yucca Mountain Funding
  • Senator Dean Heller (R-NV) - Heller Slams House's Failed Efforts to Exclude Yucca Mountain From Funding Package
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability FR Document: 2017-15966 Citation: 82 FR 35200 PDF Page 35200 (1 page) Permalink
  • Tennessee Valley Authority - Proposed Rule Procedures for Implementing National Environmental Policy Act FR Document: 2017-15983 Citation: 82 FR 35133 PDF Page 35133 (1 page) Permalink
  • Joongang Daily - Four myths about nuclear power - Kim Myung-hyun
  • Poughkeepsie Journal - What's the real cost of closing Indian Point nuclear plant: Letter - Victor Margiotta, Wappingers Falls
  • Public News Service - House Vote on Nuclear Storage Bill has Illinois Implications - Veronica Carter, Public News Service - IL
  • E&E Daily - APPROPRIATIONS: House rejects water rule, Yucca Mountain amendments - George Cahlink
  • ExchangeMonitor - NRC Nuclear Waste Fund Balance Continues to Dwindle
  • DOE:EM - EM Update | Vol. 9, Issue 14 | July 28, 2017
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Rising experts at the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists
  • NJ Spotlight - OPINION: THERE'S NO GETTING AWAY FROM NUCLEAR ON WAY TO A CARBON-FREE FUTURE - R. William Potter
  • Middletown Press and Journal, PA - Taxpayers shouldn't have to bail out the nuclear industry - David Williams

    Thursday, July 27, 2017

  • Radio Prague - BRUSSELS CALLS FOR CZECH STRATEGY FOR RADIOACTIVE WASTE - Chris Johnstone
  • Washington Examiner - GOP preserves Yucca Mountain as nuclear waste storage site - John Siciliano
  • E&E Daily - APPROPRIATIONS: House rejects water rule, Yucca Mountain amendments - George Cahlink
  • Washington Examiner - House Democrats push clean energy in spending package - John Siciliano
  • Environment America - Clean Water Rule - Comment Period Begins but Loophole Could Make Irrelevant - John Rumpler
  • KTVN Reno - One-on-One Interviews with Cabinet and White House Staff
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - NRC: Pilgrim workers 'deliberately' violated security procedures - Christine Legere
  • Oak Ridge Today - ORNL nuclear engineer selected for national reactor development position
  • Los Alamos Monitor - Scientist union weighs in on contract - Tris DeRoma
  • Los Alamos Monitor - Power restored in White Rock
  • KEPR Pasco - Top DOE officials announce new plans, challenges at Hanford Site - Alex Burch
  • AP News - AP sources: US seeks to test Iran deal with more inspections - Josh Lederman and Matthew Lee
  • AP News - Iran claims launch of satellite-carrying rocket into space - Amir Vahdat and Adam Schreck
  • AP News - US admiral stands ready to obey a Trump nuclear strike order - Rod McGuirk
  • AP News - HBO announces five-part miniseries on Chernobyl accident
  • Bloomberg - Russia Ponders Limited Options for Hurting U.S. Over Sanctions - Stepan Kravchenko and Yuliya Fedorinova
  • Reuters - Connecticut Governor orders review of Millstone nuclear plant viability - Scott DiSavino
  • Reuters - Hypothetically speaking, U.S. Admiral says ready for nuclear strike on China if Trump so ordered - Colin Packham and Melanie Burton
  • Reuters - Britain and Australia urge China to do more on North Korea threat - Swati Pandey; Colin Packham, and Ben Blanchard
  • Reuters - Commentary: Why it's risky for the U.S. to label Iran's IRGC a terror group - Maysam Behravesh
  • Reuters - Iran claims successful rocket test, move likely to anger U.S. - Dan Williams
  • Kalamazoo Gazette - Citizens ask about spent nuclear fuel storage, closure of Palisades - Brad Devereaux
  • Fortune - Renewable Energy Just Hit a Big Milestone - Erika Fry,Nicolas Rapp
  • Charleston Post Courier - Santee Cooper board to consider settlement with Toshiba over nuclear construction project - Thad Moore
  • The State - Santee Cooper board to discuss Toshiba settlement on troubled nuclear project - Sammy Fretwell
  • Orlando Weekly blog - State regulators grapple with Florida Power & Light nuclear plans - Jim Saunders
  • Missoula Independent - Uranium may carry a steep price in rural Utah - Stephanie Malin
  • The Hindu - Nuclear plant: 473 acres handed over to NPCIL
  • Energy Voice - Scientists find 'cure' for nuclear radiation exposure - David McPhee
  • Sky News - Security flaws 'leave nuclear plants at risk'
  • Poughkeepsie Journal - Letter: What's the real cost of closing Indian Point nuclear plant - Victor Margiotta, Wappingers Falls
  • Benzinga - The Book That's Exploding Atomic Bomb History–TrineDay's 2016 Release, Critical Mass
  • Chosun Ilbo - N.Korea Can Field Intercontinental Nuke 'Within a Year' - Yu Yong-weon, Cho Yi-jun
  • Korea Times - OpEd: Rethinking nuclear-free plan - Kwon Bong-woon
  • Sputnik News - Norway Finds Nuclear Disarmament 'Incompatible' With NATO Membership
  • Xinhua News - Commentary: Restraint, dialogue essential to solving the crisis on the Korean Peninsula
  • Daily Telegraph - Revealed: Government's electric car revolution could cost more than £200bn - Gordon Rayner, Steven Swinford
  • Brattleboro Reformer - Vermont Yankee concerns 'unfounded,' companies say - Mike Faher
  • World Nuclear News - Indian supply chain benefits from nuclear boost
  • World Nuclear News - Bugey 5 restarts following containment repairs
  • Penn Current, University of Pennsylvania - Nuclear power faces big hurdle: public perception - Katherine Unger Baillie
  • Law360 - Duke Owes $352M In Plant Termination Costs, 4th Circ. Told - Michael Phillis
  • Oak Ridge Today - House, Senate committees recommend funding to reduce Y-12's Protected Area - John Huotari
  • All Things Nuclear - Marijuana and Nuclear Power Plants - Dave Lochbaum, director, Nuclear Safety Project
  • IAEA - Equipped With New Capabilities, Laboratory in Pakistan Helps Improve Food Safety, Increase Exports - Jeremy Li, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Trend News Agency - Iran parliament's nuclear commission head calls cancelling of JCPOA - Emil Ilgar
  • NHK World - Inspection starts at nuclear plant in Niigata
  • NHK World - TEPCO plans to reform
  • Press TV - Iranian parliament body to meet on US threats against nuclear deal: MP
  • Sen. Patty Murray (D-WA) - HANFORD: After Pushing for Improved Worker Safety Protections, Senators Murray & Cantwell Secure New Provisions in Senate Bill to Address Ongoing Concerns of Chemical Vapor Exposures at Hanford
  • Ruben Kihuen, (D-NV4) - Rep. Kihuen: Yucca Mountain is No Place for Nuclear Waste
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Licenses and Radiation Safety Requirements for Irradiators FR Document: 2017-15769 Citation: 82 FR 34994 PDF Pages 34994-34995 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Combined License; Applications: Florida Power and Light Co.; Turkey Point, Units 6 and 7; Hearing FR Document: 2017-15752 Citation: 82 FR 34995 PDF Pages 34995-34997 (3 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - 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: 2017-15753 Citation: 82 FR 34990 PDF Pages 34990-34991 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Determinations of Successful Completions of Inspections, Tests, and Analyses: Southern Nuclear Operating Co., Inc., Vogtle Electric Generating Plant, Units 3 and 4 FR Document: 2017-15754 Citation: 82 FR 34992 PDF Pages 34992-34993 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - License Applications; Amendments: Duke Energy Carolinas, LLC; Catawba Nuclear Station, Units 1 and 2; Withdrawal FR Document: 2017-15758 Citation: 82 FR 34991 PDF Pages 34991-34992 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - License Applications; Amendments: Vogtle Electric Generating Plant, Units 3 and 4; Ventilation System Changes FR Document: 2017-15756 Citation: 82 FR 34994 PDF Page 34994 (1 page) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Petitions: Exelon Generation Co., LLC; Braidwood Station, Units 1 and 2, and Byron Station, Unit Nos. 1 and 2 FR Document: 2017-15859 Citation: 82 FR 34993 PDF Pages 34993-34994 (2 pages) Permalink

    Wednesday, July 26, 2017

  • E&E Daily - APPROPRIATIONS: House begins sorting through dozens of policy, funding fights - George Cahlink and Geof Koss
  • Public News Service - House Vote on Nuclear Storage Bill has Illinois Implications
  • Patriot Ledger - NRC: Pilgrim crew 'deliberately' violated security procedures - Christine Legere
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - LANL Information Scientist Herbert Van de Sompel To Receive Paul Evan Peters Award - Submitted by Carol A. Clark
  • Idaho Mountain Express - Debating the future of energy--Transmission line project to have public hearing in Ketchum tonight - Peter Jensen
  • Bloomberg - Iran Says 'Hostile' U.S. Sanctions Vote Undermines Nuclear Deal - Ladane Nasseri
  • Bloomberg - Russia's $70 Billion 'Secret' Spending Lets Money Do the Talking - Evgenia Pismennaya and Anna Andrianova
  • Reuters - Rouhani says Iran will respond to any new U.S. sanctions - Babak Dehghanpisheh
  • Reuters - Trump says would be surprised if Iran compliant with nuclear deal: WSJ
  • Reuters - U.S. energy secretary duped into fake interview with Russian comedians - Timothy Gardner
  • Reuters - Trump warns 'emboldened' Iran to comply with nuclear deal - Steve Holland
  • Reuters - U.S. judge refuses to halt New York nuclear power plant subsidies - Jonathan Stempel
  • Ars Technica - Aboard the NS Savannah, America's first (and last) nuclear merchant ship--Years after shutdown, Savannah still waits for funding for its reactor decommissioning. - Sean Gallagher
  • New York Times - Hawaii Wants to Be Prepared for a Nuclear Attack by North Korea - Christine Hauser
  • The Hill blog - OpEd: Don't squander America's leadership in nuclear energy - Warren F. Miller, Peter B. Lyons and John F. Kotek
  • The State - SCE&G postpones nuclear meeting as project deadline nears - Sammy Fretwell
  • Johnstown Tribune-Democrat, PA - Editorial | Still high-energy: CTC enters nuclear sector
  • E&E Daily - TECHNOLOGY: Nuclear power fosters fleeting agreement on Hill - Umair Irfan
  • West Australian - Walkabout against uranium - Andrew Murdoch
  • Lompoc Record - Letters: Nuke power for the future; Nuke waste's true value - Raul Brenner, Solvang; Carl Wurtz, Vice president, Californians for Green Nuclear Power
  • Daily Caller - 300 Laymen Will Dictate Nuclear Future Of Entire Country - Andrew Follett
  • UAE National - UAE is 'role model' for peaceful nuclear power says energy chief--Barakah reactor is 96 per cent finished and ready to start in the New Year - James Langton
  • Lompoc Record - Guest Commentary: Making a case for nuclear energy - William Gloege lives in Santa Maria
  • Charleston Post Courier - SCE&G reschedules regulatory meeting about troubled nuclear project, raising fresh questions about its future - Thad Moore
  • Racine Journal Times - Editorial: Nuclear safety demands public accountability
  • Middletown Press and Journal, PA - Taxpayers shouldn't have to bail out the nuclear industry: David Williams
  • FOX8 High Point, NC - NC scientists, students work to keep Americans safe from nuclear threats - ob Buckley
  • IHS Jane's 360 - Trump administration opposes House measure funding MOX nuclear facility - Daniel Wasserbly
  • China Daily - CGN eyes Poland for China's nuclear exports - Zheng Xin
  • North Augusta Star - CAB tables debate on German spent nuclear fuel - Stacie Landrum
  • Times of India - 'Focus should be on creating awareness about nuclear energy'
  • Law360 - New York Beats Back Challenges To Nuke Plant Subsidies - Keith Goldberg
  • News & Star - Toshiba takes full control of Cumbria's new nuclear company - Japan News
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Toshiba buys additional stake in U.K. nuclear power unit
  • Aiken Standard - CAB recommends against using SRS for waste storage - Stacie Landrum
  • Tasnim News Agency - Iran, Russia Eye Boosting Cooperation in Nuclear Fuel Production
  • Energy Collective - Clean Nuclear Energy Handed Decisive Win In U.S. District Court - Rod Adams
  • Plymouth Herald - Investigation launched and crane work stopped at nuclear submarine dock in Plymouth - Gayle_Herald
  • Gulf News - Editorial: UAE's nuclear energy dreams getting underway
  • Power Line - Time To Think About Nukes Again? - Steven Hayward
  • NRDC.org - Federal Court Backs NY Power to Move to Lower CO2 Energy Mix - Miles Farmer
  • Xinhua News - Iran warns fresh U.S. sanctions harm nuclear deal implementation
  • Asahi Shimbun - Mayor: TEPCO's Niigata plant must close 5 reactors
  • Petra News Agency - Jordan, US discuss counter nuclear smuggling cooperation
  • Tri-City Herald - Hanford national park visitor center dedicated - Annette Cary
  • Yonhap News - N.K. warns of pre-emptive nuke strike on U.S. ahead of armistice anniv. - sooyeon@yna.co.kr
  • Bennington Banner - VY sale review will take longer - Mike Faher
  • Cumbria Crack - Top Japan boss impressed by Sellafield progress - Carl Fallowfield
  • Nigeria Guardian - Atomic Energy Agency advocates policy on safety in Nigeria - Clement Nwoji, Abuja
  • World Nuclear News - Toshiba completes NuGen acquisition
  • World Nuclear News - Judge dismisses New York nuclear subsidy case
  • World Nuclear News - Russian institute improves steel for nuclear reactors
  • Plymouth Herald - Dockyard chiefs' silence over crane ban at nuclear submarine dock - Gayle_Herald
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Public Interest Organizations File Lawsuit Against New Nuclear Bomb Plant - Submitted by Carol A. Clark
  • Hartford Courant - Can Millstone Survive Natural Gas? Malloy Orders State Review - Stephen Singer
  • The Island Now, NY - DEC reviewing 22 Nassau sites for radioactive materials
  • National Legal and Policy Center - Former Labor Secretary Perez Ignored Nuclear Plant Workers Pleas for Help - Carl Horowitz
  • Windham County Commons - Letter: Being able to move a meter needle does not equal dangerous - Howard Shaffer, Enfield, N.H.
  • Windham County Commons - Let's make NorthStar work - Guy Page, Berlin
  • Saudi Gazette - Atomic Project will optimize use of energy sources: Yamani
  • Oak Ridge Today - Federal funding of $28 million recommended for Y-12 fire station - John Huotari
  • IAEA - Nuclear Medicine Professionals in Africa Trained on Radiation Safety - Nanako Kogiku, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Trend News Agency - New US sanctions aim to kill Iran nuclear deal – expert - Farhad Daneshvar
  • Trend News Agency - Rouhani underplays significance of US sanctions on Iran - Khalid Kazimov
  • Trend News Agency - Senior Iranian diplomat: US sanctions breach nuclear deal - Khalid Kazimov
  • Trend News Agency - Trump not expected to reject bill on anti-Iran sanctions - expert - Kamila Aliyeva
  • Trend News Agency - Iranian-Chinese consortium wins biggest power transmission tender
  • Trend News Agency - US approves new Iran and Russia sanctions
  • Trend News Agency - Trump warns Iran to adhere to terms of nuclear deal or face problems
  • Trend News Agency - Iran will respond to US sanctions in kind: Larijani
  • NHK World - TEPCO plans to reform
  • Japan Times - Ministry pushes farmers to attain certification to supply food for Tokyo Olympics
  • Jiji Press - Toshiba Acquires Additional Stake in British Nuclear Power Unit
  • Press TV - Iranian president vows US bans will not go unanswered
  • Press TV - New US sanctions on Russia worries Brussels
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2017-15776 Citation: 82 FR 34707 PDF Page 34707 (1 page) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Orders: Fansteel, Inc. and FMRI (Subsidiary of Reorganized Fansteel); License Modification FR Document: 2017-15367 Citation: 82 FR 34707 PDF Pages 34707-34711 (5 pages) Permalink
  • Tennessee Valley Authority - Notice Charter Renewals: Regional Energy Resource Council FR Document: 2017-15670 Citation: 82 FR 34734 PDF Pages 34734-34735 (2 pages) Permalink
  • FAIR.org - How Media Spread CIA's Sectarian, Anti-Iran 'Mideast Cold War' Narrative - Ben Norton
  • FAIR.org - WaPo Worships Principled, Humanitarian McCain That's Never Existed - Adam Johnson

    Tuesday, July 25, 2017

  • DOE:IG - Assessment Report: OAI-V-17-05, Audit Coverage of Cost Allowability for Consolidated Nuclear Security LLC during July 1, 2014, through September 30, 2015, under Department of Energy Contract No. DE-NA-0001942
  • KNPR Las Vegas - Nevada Relies On A Mix Of Tactics, People In Yucca Mountain Fight - Doug Puppel
  • RT - Air Force secretary critical of nuclear waste routes to Yucca Mountain
  • E&E Daily - Titus vows to be 'the fighter' on Yucca if elected to Senate - Hannah Northey
  • RTO Insider - Overheard at NARUC: Katrina McMurrian of Nuclear Waste Strategy Coalition
  • Tri-City Herald - Letter: Tri-Cities completely decoupled from U.S. economy - Roger Erich Lenk, Franklin County
  • Washington Post - Senate Democrats call for an investigation of climate scientist whistleblower complaint - Juliet Eilperin
  • InsideClimate News - 8 Senators Call for Probe of 'Arbitrary' Reassignment of Federal Scientists - Sabrina Shankman
  • HNN Huntingtonnews - Nuclear Workers ask DOL for Hearings - Terrie Barrie
  • Los Alamos Monitor - Senate committee OK's funds for key LANL programs - Tris DeRoma
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Los Alamos National Lab Cleanup Means More Jobs, Healthier Local Environment
  • Oak Ridger - Fed appropriations act approved; includes millions of dollars for Y-12, ORNL, UPF
  • Monadnock Ledger-Transcript, Peterborough, NH - Letter: More thoughts on nuclear plants - Howard Shaffer, Enfield, NH
  • KNDO/KNDO Yakima/Kennewick - Senators Murray, Cantwell secure new provisions in senate bill to address Hanford chemical vapor concerns
  • Tri-City Herald - Hanford workers exposed to vapors could seek help at proposed center - Annette Cary
  • Reuters - TABLE-Swiss nuclear plant outages - Vera Eckert
  • The Guardian - Google enters race for nuclear fusion technology - Damian Carrington
  • U.S. News & World Report - Nuclear Plant Workers Violated Security Due to Forgotten ID
  • The Conversation - Small nuclear power reactors: Future or folly? - MV Ramana
  • Lompoc Record - Letter(#1): Nuke waste not a peril - Gene Nelson, Central Coast government liaison, Californians For Green Nuclear Power, Arroyo Grande
  • Inhabitat NYC - The UK's newest nuclear power plant could literally shoot rainbows into the sky - Nicole Jewell
  • IAEA - IAEA Holds Pilot Course to Help Future Nuclear Leaders Sharpen Safety Leadership Skills - Eric Beaupre, IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security
  • China Daily - CGN in talk to build first nuclear power plant in Poland
  • China Daily - CGN: 'Too early' to judge Hinkley costs - Zheng Xin | China Daily | Updated: 2017-07-07 09:06
  • World Nuclear News - Langer Heinrich company value seen at $538 million
  • World Nuclear News - Barakah 2 completes cold testing
  • World Nuclear News - Kazakhstan Tokamak approaches new phase
  • World Nuclear News - Japan accepts nuclear policy guidance document
  • Gulf News - Media given official tour of Barakah nuclear plant site - Sami Zaatari, Staff Reporter
  • Focus Taiwan - Nuclear reactor resumes operations under AEC approval - Liao Yu-yang and Lee Hsin-Yin
  • Independent Barents Observer - Nuclear missile cruiser out of the waters for 3,5 years--Russia's largest warship needs upgrades - Thomas Nilsen
  • Asahi Shimbun - TEPCO releases video of 'nuclear debris' at Fukushima plant - Kohei Tomida
  • Mainichi Daily News - TEPCO releases new footage of suspected melted fuel debris at Fukushima plant
  • Iran Front Page - 'Iran, EU to Go Ahead with Nuclear Deal without US'
  • Iran Front Page - Iran Can 'Satisfy' US by Restricting IAEA Inspection: Larijani
  • Xinhua News - Belarus' nuclear power plant to become operational by 2020
  • TASS - Rosatom expects Vietnam to revive construction plans for nuclear power plant
  • Bucharest Business Review - Nuclearelectrica to extend negotiations for nuclear reactors 3 and 4 from Cernavoda - Georgiana Bendre
  • Romania Insider - Romania's Nuclearelectrica postpones again negotiations for reactors 3, 4
  • KNSI Radio, St. Cloud, MN - Emergency Drill At Monticello Nuclear Plant
  • The Nerve, S.C. Policy Council - A huge hike to cover troubled nuclear reactors--Santee Cooper proposes raising residential rates by almost 10 percent - Robert Meyerowitz
  • MuskokaRegion Metroland - Letter: Writer spreading alarmist information about nuclear energy - Hugh Holland, Huntsville
  • Rutland Herald - Men who went 'exploring' at Vt. Yankee face charges - Susan Smallheer
  • Brattleboro Reformer - VY sale review will take longer - Mike Faher
  • Helsinki Times - Fennovoima yet to file requisite documents to Finland's nuclear safety authority - Aleksi Teivainen
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - What is Euratom and why has it emerged as a Brexit battleground? - Robert J. Downes
  • China Post - Nuke 3 reactor brought online after outage
  • The Hankyoreh - Editorial] Debate on Shin-Kori reactors a case study in deliberative democracy
  • Korea Herald - Panel on Shin-Kori reactor fate under fire - Choi He-suk
  • Patriot-News - OpEd: Let's save TMI and the jobs that come with it - Thomas L. Mehaffie, III
  • Aiken Standard - CAB tables some recommendations during the first part of a two-day meeting - Stacie Landrum
  • Cape Cod Times - Letter: Alpha particles do not emanate from tritium - David Fisher, East Orleans
  • Washington Technology - Nevada site contract saga ends, winner Honeywell JV to move forward - Ross Wilkers
  • ConstructionNews UK - Hinkley roof fall lands EDF and Doosan Babcock with safety notice - Jack Simpson
  • Myrtle Beach Sun News - Your power bill went up in April, and it may go up again if these rate increases are passed - Audrey Hudson
  • NRC - NRC Names New Senior Resident Inspector at Arkansas Nuclear One
  • USGS - M 4.4 - 33km ENE of Namie, Japan
  • USGS - M 4.5 - 6km ENE of Yamada, Japan
  • Trend News Agency - Iran sets up commission to study moves against US sanctions - Farhad Daneshvar
  • Trend News Agency - US Navy ship fired warning shots at an Iranian boat in the Persian Gulf
  • Asahi Shimbun - Scorched A-bomb soil exhibited in Hiroshima - Sonoko Miyazaki
  • Japan Times - Extraction plan for Fukushima fuel debris planned for September - Japan News
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - TEPCO seeks dialogue over Niigata N-plant
  • Yonhap News - Russia's deputy nuke negotiator visits N. Korea
  • Press TV - Iran will respond to US sanctions in kind: Larijani
  • Internal Revenue Service - Proposed Rule Nuclear Decommissioning Funds: Public Hearings FR Document: 2017-15543 Citation: 82 FR 34456 PDF Pages 34456-34457 (2 pages) Permalink
  • 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; Correction FR Document: 2017-15521 Citation: 82 FR 34387 PDF Pages 34387-34388 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Safeguards on Nuclear Material—Implementation of United States/International Atomic Energy Agency Agreement FR Document: 2017-15540 Citation: 82 FR 34556 PDF Pages 34556-34557 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Senator Dean Heller (R-NV) - Update on Fight Against Yucca Mountain - Rep. Ruben Kihuen (D-NV4)
  • Ruben Kihuen, (D-NV4) - REP. KIHUEN INTRODUCES 12 AMENDMENTS TO "MINIBUS" APPROPRIATIONS BILLS
  • HNN Huntingtonnews - Fall Film Festival includes Documentary on St. Louis Nuclear Waste Site and Landfill Fire - Tony Rutherford

    Monday, July 24, 2017

  • WNNU Northern Public Radio - Illinois Issues: The Prairie State's Nuclear Waste Conundrum - Kevin McDermott
  • Union of Concerned Scientists blog - Six Months into the Trump Administration: Science and Public Health Under Siege - Kathleen Rest
  • OPB.org - Options Weighed For Remaining Radioactive Hanford Tunnel - Anna King
  • KOB TV4 Albuquerque - Canceled Kirtland jet fuel spill meeting irks activists - Associated Press
  • Bloomberg - Melted Fuel Hunt Marks Advance in Japan's 40-Year Atomic Cleanup - Stephen Stapczynski
  • Bloomberg - U.K. Opens Power Grid to Batteries in Step to Save $52 Billion - Mathew Carr and Jess Shankleman
  • Reuters - Romania's U2 nuclear reactor reconnected to power grid - Radu-Sorin Marinas
  • Reuters - South Korea's new energy minister says to support nuclear reactor exports - Jane Chung
  • Casper Star-Tribune - Rep. Liz Cheney will give the keynote address at uranium symposium in Casper - Heather Richards
  • Washington Post - Fukushima's melted nuclear fuel likely sighted in ghostly underwater images - Kyle Swenson
  • CNN - Fukushima robot reveals first sign of melted fuel in submerged reactor - Euan McKirdy and Yoko Wakatsuki
  • All Things Nuclear - Nuclear Plant Cyber Security - Dave Lochbaum, director, Nuclear Safety Project
  • Washington Free Beacon - Obama Faulted the Bush Administration for Failing Nuclear Workers in 2008 - Susan Crabtree
  • Kyiv Post - Ukraine buys nuclear fuel worth $175 million in January-May - Interfax-Ukraine
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Warnings on Vogtle go back to its inception - Kristi E. Swartz
  • SeeNews Southeast Europe - Romania's Cernavoda NPP Unit 2 reconnects to grid
  • Paducah Sun - Paducah nuclear plant workers honored with traveling tribute
  • ABS-CBN News - 'Floating' nuclear plants can help PH meet energy needs: envoy
  • Japan Times - NRA to put radiation posts on Tsushima, Yonaguni to monitor atomic plants in South Korea and Taiwan
  • Radio Prague - Brussels calls for Czech strategy for radioactive waste - Chris Johnstone
  • News Corp Australia - Jabiru could shut down with the closure of the town's Ranger mine - Olivia Lambert
  • World Nuclear News - US Navy commissions new nuclear ship
  • World Nuclear News - Greater transparency for nuclear safety convention
  • World Nuclear News - Three Chinese reactors approach commissioning
  • China Post - Nuke plant reactor isn't back online yet, but power supply is stable
  • Focus Taiwan - Nuclear reactor problem fixed, awaiting AEC go-ahead: Taipower - Liao Yu-yang and Lee Hsin-Yin
  • KBS WORLD Radio - Gov't Begins Process to Decide on Suspension of 2 Nuclear Reactors
  • The Hankyoreh - Residents who once opposed nuclear power now oppose construction suspension - Cho Kye-wan
  • Joongang Daily - Commission on Shin Kori 5, 6 is given its orders - Sarah Kim
  • PULSE, Maeil Business News Korea - Public committee to discuss fate of Korean nuclear reactors kicks off
  • Philadelphia Inquirer - OpEd: There's no possible justification for Pa. to prop up nuclear plants with public dollars - David Williams
  • Yonhap News - Gov't appoints members of panel overseeing opinion collection over nuke reactors - sshluck@yna.co.kr
  • Xinhua News - China urges political decisions on Korean nuclear issue
  • Oak Ridge Today - Federal lawsuit asks for environmental review of new UPF design - John Huotari
  • Standard Republic - Saudi Arabia launches program for nuclear energy - Alexander Simon
  • The Guardian - Drop in wind energy costs adds pressure for government rethink - Adam Vaughan
  • INFORUM, Fargo, ND - Minnesota Congressman backs bill authorizing interim storage of nuclear waste at Nevada's Yucca Mountain - Maureen McMullen
  • News & Star - Nuclear chief to chair innovation body
  • Brattleboro Reformer - Letter: Let the process work - Guy Page, Vermont Energy Partnership
  • Global Times - Poland, China General Nuclear discuss power project as part of strategic cooperation
  • San Diego Reader - Someone else can clean it up--General Atomics looks to offload uranium Superfund site in Colorado - Dave Rice
  • Daily Energy Insider - Senate subcommittee approves $38.4 billion funding for Energy Department research - Alex Murtha
  • Augusta Chronicle - SRS completes construction on new saltstone disposal unit
  • International Business Times UK - World's first floating wind farm could revolutionise renewable energy industry - James Billington
  • USGS - M 4.5 - 42km WNW of Tenno, Japan
  • IAEA - Teaching a Global Audience in Emergency Preparedness and Response Requirements - Sinead Harvey, IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security
  • IAEA - IAEA Director General Held Talks With Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister
  • Trend News Agency - Iran in default of the spirit of nuclear agreement: US
  • NHK World - Deposits in reactor likely to be fuel debris
  • NHK World - Japan to host meeting on nuclear disarmament
  • Asahi Shimbun - EDITORIAL: Is nuclear power compatible with human rights in Constitution?
  • BelTA - Lukashenko: Belarus attaches close attention to BelNPP construction
  • BelTA - Belarusian, Ukrainian rescuers to hold joint trainings
  • BelTA - Belarusian NPP to be fully commissioned in summer of 2020
  • Press TV - US on its own in seeking to undermine Iran nuclear deal: Qassemi
  • National Atomic Testing Museum - Distinguished Lecture Series: The History of Yucca Mountain - Dr. Michael Voegele
  • Newsy - The Robot Searching Fukushima's Reactors May Have Made A Big Discovery - Jake Jones
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Team Japan eyes all-in-one exports in natural gas power generation
  • Unz Review - Trump: End the Syria War Now - Eric Margolis
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Nevada FR Document: 2017-15474 Citation: 82 FR 34293 PDF Page 34293

    Sunday, July 23, 2017

  • Pahrump Valley Times - Congressman Kihuen wants to defund Yucca licensing - Daria Sokolova
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Air Force chief objects to Yucca Mountain nuclear routes - Keith Rogers
  • Truthout - Former CIA Intelligence Analyst Says Whistleblowers Are Vital to a Transparent Democracy - Sunday, July 23, 2017 By Mark Karlin
  • Nevada Appeal - Sen. Dean Heller: Standing up for Nevada's veterans
  • AP News - Trump asserts all agree he has 'complete power' to pardon - Darlene Superville
  • AP News - Robot finds likely melted fuel heap inside Fukushima reactor - Mari Yamaguchi
  • Bloomberg - Trump Barrels Down a Road of No Return--Will Republicans apply the brakes before it's too late? - Albert R. Hunt
  • Bloomberg - Japan Captures More Photographs of Likely Melted Fukushima Fuel - Stephen Stapczynski
  • Bloomberg - Tehran Seeks Release of Detained Iranian Citizens in U.S. - The Associated Press
  • Reuters - TABLE-Swiss nuclear plant outages - Vera Eckert
  • BBC - Fukushima disaster: Robot finds possible melted nuclear fuel
  • Asahi Shimbun - Melted nuke fuel images show struggle facing Fukushima plant - Kohei Tomida
  • Asahi Shimbun - Memos found from man who shot Hiroshima 'phantom film' - Gen Okamoto
  • Hindustan Times - India must keep the nuclear energy door open
  • Deutsche Welle - Fukushima: Possible melted nuclear fuel found inside reactor
  • The Guardian - Fukushima: robot images show massive deposits thought to be melted nuclear fuel - Associated Press
  • Longmont Times-Call - CU Boulder researcher seeks to extend understanding of nuclear winter--Brian Toon has explored impacts of ultimate weapons since 1980s - Charlie Brennan
  • State Journal-Register - Letter: The doctrine of nuclear self-destruction - Chris Tabing, Coulterville
  • Korea Times - [Debate] Shin Kori reactors: to be or not to be - Ko Dong-hwan
  • Tri-City Herald - Guest column: Nuclear power plants protected from hackers - Jim Conca
  • Washington Post - How ISIS nearly stumbled on the ingredients for a 'dirty bomb' - Joby Warrick and Loveday Morris
  • Forbes blog - Isis and The C-60 For A Dirty Bomb In Mosul - Not A Huge Problem - Tim Worstall
  • Focus Taiwan - Taiwan's power supply under pressure amid nuclear reactor problems - Chiu Po-sheng and Evelyn Kao
  • London Times - Koreans target £10bn Welsh nuclear plant - John Collingridge
  • Press TV - US violation of nuclear deal won't go unanswered: Iran official
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - Nuclear decommissioning panel still organizing - Frank Mand
  • Herald Scotland - Plans to replace Trident slammed as "unachievable" by Westminster watchdog
  • London Times - 'Red alert' over Trident reactor costs - Mark Hookham and Tim Ripley
  • HomeTownSource MN - Unsung heroes: Atomic veterans, families rally for awareness
  • News 12 Long Island - Radium concerns trigger review of LI Superfund, landfill sites
  • Burnham-On-Sea - Hinkley Point C's cost to consumers could surge to £50bn, says report
  • OilPrice - Trump May Have Unintentionally Killed U.S. Nuclear - Leonard Hyman & William Tilles
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - NNSA Spearheads International Effort To Convert Ghana Reactor To Low Enriched Uranium Fuel - Carol A. Clark
  • Focus Taiwan - Reactor problem at Third Nuclear Power Plant to be resolved - Huang Li-yun and Ko Lin
  • Aiken Standard - SRS completes construction of new saltstone disposal unit
  • Salon - Myths and facts to know ahead of Rick Perry's study on the electrical grid and renewable energy - Lisa Hymas, Media Matters
  • Tri-City Herald - PNNL lending a hand – and technology – to first responders - Steven Ashby, Director, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
  • USGS - M 5.6 - 138km ENE of Miyako, Japan
  • Trend News Agency - Iran not to accept any offer for resumption of talks on JCPOA
  • NHK World - Suspected fuel debris found in Fukushima reactor
  • Japan Times - Quake, tsunami, volcano risks stalk Olympic organizers
  • Mainichi Daily News - Underwater robot finds likely melted fuel heap inside Fukushima reactor
  • Jiji Press - Likely Fuel Debris Found at Fukushima N-Reactor Bottom
  • Press TV - US threatening every nation worldwide: Journalist
  • Boulder Weekly - Letter(#2): An Open Letter to Fish & Wildlife Service, Rocky Flats Stewardship Council, JeffCo Commissioners - Rochelle Rittmaster
  • The Spectator Australia - The fuel that must not be named - Brett Hogan

    Saturday, July 22, 2017

  • Duluth News Tribune - Lewis pledges support for Yucca Mountain nuclear repository - Maureen McMullen
  • ProPublica - KABOOM TOWN--The U.S. military burns millions of pounds of munitions in a tiny, African-American corner of Louisiana - Abrahm Lustgarten, ProPublica
  • ProPublica - One Year, One Facility, 1.7 Million Pounds of Hazardous Waste Burned in Open Air - Lylla Younes and Abrahm Lustgarten, ProPublica
  • ProPublica - Open Burns, Ill Winds--The Pentagon's handling of munitions and their waste has poisoned millions of acres - Abrahm Lustgarten, ProPublica
  • ProPublica - Across the Country, Military Sites Burn Hazardous Waste Into Open Air - Hilary Fung, Abrahm Lustgarten and Lena Groeger, ProPublica
  • Deccan Herald - NGOs to start campaign to spread awareness on e-waste
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - ORNL on track for record year for worker safety - Brittany Crocker
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - LANL Associate Director For Weapon Engineering and Experiments John Benner Accepts MSTS Deputy Site Manager Post
  • LA Monitor - National awards recognize LA leadership in nuclear safeguards
  • North Augusta Star - Plutonium oxide shipments on hold to SRS - Michael Smith
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - The past 100 years: July 22, 1992--Nearly half a century after the first atomic weapon exploded in the New Mexico desert - Boulder Daily Camera
  • Daily Camera - OpEd: Science shows Rocky Flats is not safe - W. Gale Biggs
  • KEPR Pasco - Sen. Murray secures Hanford waste cleanup bill
  • AP News - Possible melted fuel seen for first time at Fukushima plant - Mari Yamaguchi
  • Bloomberg - Japan Pictures Likely Show Melted Fukushima Fuel for First Time - Stephen Stapczynski
  • Bloomberg - Australia Ships First Uranium to India for Testing, Bishop Says - Jason Scott
  • Reuters - U.S. Reps urge DOE to jumpstart naval bomb-grade uranium program - Timothy Gardner
  • Reuters - Iran skips opportunity to upset nuclear deal over U.S. sanctions: sources - Shadia Nasralla and Babak Dehghanpisheh
  • NY Newsday - One-third of LI Superfund sites being re-evaluated for radioactive compounds - Emily C. Dooley
  • The State - SCE&G seeks reactor project meeting - Sammy Fretwell
  • HNN Huntingtonnews - Response to Objection by SCE&G to Hearing by Friends of the Earth & the Sierra Club on Status of Bungled Nuclear Reactor Project
  • Miami New Times - Feds Say FPL Can Store Nuclear Waste Below Miami's Drinking Water Because It's "Not Likely" to Leak - Jerry Iannelli
  • Washington Examiner - OpEd: Why we shouldn't bail out big nuclear - David Williams, president of the Taxpayers Protection Alliance
  • New York Times - Romania's Nuclear U2 Reactor Disconnects From Grid - Reuters
  • Independent Barents Observer - After pressure from Norway, Rosatom says floating nuclear plant will be fueled in Murmansk - Thomas Nilsen
  • The Aviationist - U.S. Commissioning New Class of Supercarrier, USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN-78) Tomorrow - Tom Demerly
  • Conservative Home - John Lindberg: A new approach to nuclear power is urgently needed - John Lindberg, Fellow at Environmental Progress, Technology Officer at Weinberg Next Nuclear, and former political adviser to retired Conservative MSP Sir Jamie McGrigor
  • Arab News - Riyadh, Seoul review progress of nuclear project - Rashid Hassan
  • Statehouse Report - Lawmakers, nonprofits seek remedy for stalled nuclear construction - Lindsay Street
  • WGN-AM Chicago, IL - Long-delayed lakefront park to finally have radioactive material removed - DNAinfo.com and Matt Bubala
  • Rutland Herald - State hit for fighting Yankee sale - Susan Smallheer
  • Vermont Journalism Trust - OpEd: NorthStar's better mousetrap - Guy Page, Berlin, communications director of the Vermont Energy Partnership
  • HNN Huntingtonnews - Buried Huntington Nuke Plant Unique "Captive Recycle" Example of Smelted Radioactive Products - Tony E. Rutherford
  • Japan Today - Court denies injunction against Ikata nuclear plant - Sputnik News
  • Sputnik News - US Awards $48Mln for Radioactive Waste Services in Idaho, Alaska - Pentagon
  • Chillicothe Gazette - Perry to visit Piketon cleanup site July 31
  • Columbus Dispatch - Energy Secretary Rick Perry to inspect Piketon cleanup - Jessica Wehrman
  • Miami Herald - City of Miami nears $27M settlement with FPL to bury Turkey Point transmission lines - David Smiley
  • Jersey Evening Post - Safety procedures 'not properly followed' at Flamanville
  • Iranian Financial Tribune - Nuclear Deal Result of Int'l Coop.
  • Oak Ridger - ETTP switchyard cleanup project nears completion - Darrell Richardson
  • Mumbai Mirror - Tarapur Atomic Power Station Unit-3 and 4 to remain shut till investigations are complete - Makarand Gadgil
  • Inside FAC - EC gives green light for Belgian nuclear insurance backstop
  • Port Clinton News Herald - NRC keeping close eye on Davis-Besse safety, whatever its fate - Jon Stinchcomb
  • Sputnik News - MOAB: US Attack Causes Catastrophic Consequences in Afghanistan
  • Beyond Nuclear - Fed judge dismisses law suit challenging IL nuke bailout
  • Beyond Nuclear - EDF looking to keep flawed part in reactor to save $115 million
  • Atomic Insights - Moon Jae-in Making Friends By Promising To Buy More Gas - Rod Adams
  • Tri-City Herald - No easy answers for stabilizing Hanford radioactive waste tunnel - Annette Cary
  • NHK World - Suspected fuel debris found in Fukushima reactor
  • Asahi Shimbun - Images of fuel debris 1st step in deactivating Fukushima plant
  • Japan Times - In big step forward, Tepco finds melted fuel at bottom of reactor 3 in Fukushima
  • Japan Times - Public questions Japan's duck and cover drills - Philip Brasor
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - N-reactor fuel debris possibly found
  • Mainichi Daily News - Possible melted fuel seen for first time at Fukushima plant

    Friday, July 21, 2017

  • Utility Dive - Yucca Mountain: High stakes and high hurdles - Peter Maloney
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Senate panel OKs bill without $120M for Yucca Mountain - Gary Martin
  • Washington Post - Letters: Debating Yucca Mountain's future - Allison Macfarlane, Washington; Phillip Niedzielski-Eichner, Fairfax; William M. Sprecher, Leesburg
  • Peoria Public Radio - Illinois Issues: The Prairie State's Nuclear Waste Conundrum - Kevin McDermott
  • The Hill blog - Senate panel rejects Trump funding cuts on Energy Department programs - Timothy Cama
  • E&E Daily - APPROPRIATIONS: Senate panel OKs energy bill that differs from Trump, House - Christa Marshall, Ariel Wittenberg and Sam Mintz
  • West Hawaii Today - OpEd: Public at risk for what's blowing in the wind - Lorrin W Pang, MD/MPH; G Michael Reimer, PhD; Douglas L Rokke, PhD/Ret. disabled Major, US Army; Carol J Murry, DrPH – Public Health and Risk in Pacific Islands
  • JD Supra - Rules To Come? Future Regulatory Agenda For OSHA
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Kingston coal ash spill workers treated as 'expendables,' lawsuit by sick and dying contends - Jamie Satterfield
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - CCNS: Luján Champions RECA For New Mexicans - Concerned Citizens For Nuclear Safety News
  • Albuquerque Journal - Senate panel votes to boost budget for national labs, WIPP - Michael Coleman
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Udall Advances Strong Funding For New Mexico's National Laboratories, Water Infrastructure - From the Office of U.S. Sen. Tom Udall
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Energy budget, good for Oak Ridge sites, heads to Senate floor - Brittany Crocker
  • Northwest Public Radio - Feds Roll Out Options For Remaining Radioactive Hanford Tunnel - Anna King
  • Tri-City Herald - Proposed Senate budget would retain most PNNL, Hanford jobs - Annette Cary
  • KNDO/KNDO Yakima/Kennewick - Trump's Hanford budget proposal comes up short; Sen. Murray secures $200M for nuclear waste cleanup
  • Tri-City Herald - DOE outlines options for second Hanford waste tunnel - Annette Cary
  • E&E Daily - DOE: Murkowski aims for quick confirmation of nominees - Geof Koss
  • Albuquerque Journal - New nuclear 'pit' production at LANL is unnecessary - Jay Coghlan
  • Bloomberg - He Investigated Suspicious Firings for U.S. Then He Was Fired - Neil Weinberg
  • Reuters - Iran skips opportunity to upset nuclear deal over U.S. sanctions: sources - Shadia Nasralla and Babak Dehghanpisheh
  • Reuters - Europe backs nuclear medicine for cancer that killed Steve Jobs - Ben Hirschler
  • Reuters - Tepco spots possible nuclear fuel debris at another Fukushima reactor: Kyodo - Osamu Tsukimori
  • Reuters - Japanese court denies injunction against Ikata nuclear plant - Osamu Tsukimori
  • USGS - M 6.7 - 10km SSE of Bodrum, Turkey
  • USGS - M 4.6 - 7km E of Shiroi, Japan
  • USGS - M 4.3 - 106km S of Shizunai, Japan
  • Forbes - World Leaders Must Accept The Reality Of A Nuclear North Korea and Work From There - William Pesek
  • Architect's Newspaper - Chicago park will finally be cleansed of radioactive waste - Matthew Messner
  • Aiken Standard - Plutonium oxide shipments to SRS on hold - Michael Smith
  • Tehran Times - Nuclear deal joint commission convenes in Vienna
  • Al-Arabiya - Two years of the Iranian nuclear deal - Eyad Abu Shakra
  • Cañon City Daily Record - Denver-based corporation wants to clean up Cotter Superfund site - Kara Mason
  • SA Independent - Investigation into SA's nuclear build programme - Siyabonga Mkhwanazi
  • KUOW Seattle - Feds Roll Out Options For Remaining Radioactive Hanford Tunnel - Anna King
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Tepco chairman's remark on water release goes radioactive
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Southern wins bid to take over Vogtle project - Kristi E. Swartz
  • Asahi Shimbun - Residents fail in court battle to halt Ehime nuclear reactor
  • Mainichi Daily News - Court rejects plea to halt Ikata nuclear reactor in western Japan
  • Dayton Daily News - Rick Perry to visit Ohio next week - Jessica Wehrman
  • Charleston Post Courier - SCE&G moves to throw out environmentalists' effort to halt construction on troubled nuclear project - Thad Moore
  • Santa Maria Times - Our View: Yes, but what about the waste?
  • BelTA - Construction of Belarusian nuclear power plant proceeds as usual
  • Attleboro Sun Chronicle - Texas Instruments to pay feds $15 million for Shpack cleanup - Rick Foster
  • Korea Times - Man on pilgrimage for 'world with no nuclear power' - Lee Kyung-min
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Savannah River Site Reaches Milestone In Supplying Tritium For National Defense
  • Savannah River News - India Will Decide Site Of Second Nuclear Plant Soon: Russian Official
  • Hindu Business Line - Russia to sign three key pacts for Kudankulam units 5 & 6 this month - M Ramesh
  • News Ghana - Nuclear experts start replacement work on Ghana's old reactor
  • Independent Institute - Will Three Mile Island Closure End in a Meltdown for Pennsylvania's Electricity Consumers? - William F. Shughart II
  • Pueblo Chieftain - Different company takes on Cotter mill - Tracy Harmon
  • KUOW Seattle - Court settles dispute over UW building that has already been torn down - Kate Walters
  • POWERmag - Graham Goes to Bat for Small Modular Reactors in Funding Bill Markup - Abby Harvey
  • Washington Examiner - Senate appropriators advance $38.4 billion energy spending bill - John Siciliano
  • NJ Spotlight - PSEG Nuclear Wants to Boost Power Output of Hope Creek Plant - Tom Johnson
  • KFYR-TV/West Dakota FOX, Bismarck, ND - Federal grant powers BSC nuclear program
  • Tehran Times - Saudi Arabia not happy with Iran nuclear deal: Forbes report
  • TASS - Russian state nuclear corporation certain Siemens quandary poses no business risks
  • York Dispatch - OpEd: Nuclear energy has many benefits - Chris Reilly, York County Commissioner
  • InsideSources - OpEd: Natural Gas vs. Nuclear Subsidies - William O'Keefe, president of Solutions Consulting in Providence Forge, Va
  • Platts - French nuclear power output hits six-week-high as reactors ramp up - Andreas Franke
  • Greenfield Recorder, MA - Editorial: Nation's 'atomic veterans' deserve recognition
  • Baltimore Sun - Letter: Maryland would benefit from safer energy - Richard Ochs, Baltimore
  • Handelsblatt Global Edition - Return of the Energy Giants - Susanne Schier
  • Attleboro Sun Chronicle, MA - Shpack cleanup on schedule
  • Energy Daily - Yucca Backers alarmed by Senate Approps Language - Jeff Beattie
  • IAEA - Workshop Helps Tailor IAEA Emergency Assessment and Prognosis to CANDU/PHWR Reactors - Sinead Harvey, IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security
  • IAEA - Isotopic Technique Helps Benin Farmers Triple Yields and Improve Livelihoods - Miklos Gaspar, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • World Nuclear News - Tepco study of unit 3 containment vessel under way
  • World Nuclear News - India-Japan nuclear agreement enters into force
  • World Nuclear News - Minister elaborates on India's plan for ten new PHWRs
  • Trend News Agency - Tehran dismisses reports on Zarif-Tillerson meeting - Khalid Kazimov
  • NHK World - Images show possible fuel debris
  • NHK World - Possible fuel debris found at Fukushima reactor
  • NHK World - Location of molten fuel in damaged reactors
  • Asahi Shimbun - Possible 'icicle' of melted fuel spotted at Fukushima plant
  • Japan Times - Fukushima robot finds potential fuel debris hanging like icicles in reactor 3
  • Japan Times - Second court rejects plea to halt Ikata reactor in Shikoku
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Court rejects halt of Ikata N-plant
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - N-pact with India comes into force
  • Jiji Press - Possible Melted Fuel Found in No. 3 Reactor at Fukushima N-Plant
  • Jiji Press - Court Rejects Petition to Halt Ikata N-Reactor Operations
  • Press TV - Iran reserves right to respond to US violation of JCPOA: Araqchi
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Weekly Receipts FR Document: 2017-15384 Citation: 82 FR 33911 PDF Page 33911 (1 page) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals FR Document: 2017-15354 Citation: 82 FR 33931 PDF Pages 33931-33933 (3 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Cumulative Occupational Exposure History FR Document: 2017-15342 Citation: 82 FR 33933 PDF Pages 33933-33934 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Regulatory Guides: Assessment of the Assumption of Normality; Withdrawal FR Document: 2017-15336 Citation: 82 FR 33933 PDF Page 33933 (1 page) Permalink
  • Senator Dean Heller (R-NV) - Senate Appropriations Committee Approves Spending Bill Without Yucca Mountain Funding
  • GovTrack - Update: H.R. 3053: Nuclear Waste Policy Amendments Act of 2017 - Sponsor: John Shimkus
  • Asahi Shimbun - New TEPCO executives tripping over their tongues

    Thursday, July 20, 2017

  • Austin American-Statesman - Waco Veterans Affairs office denies 92% of veteran benefit claims - Jeremy Schwartz
  • Huffington Post - Open Burns, Ill Winds--The Pentagon's handling of munitions and their waste has poisoned millions of acres, and left Americans to guess at the threat to their health - Abrahm Lustgarten
  • WBTV Charlotte, NC - Special: Catawba College alumna studying ecology near nuclear sites - David Whisenant
  • Environmental Defense Fund blog - EDF has deep concerns over nomination of industry consultant to lead toxics program at EPA - Richard Denison
  • KSFR Santa Fe Public Radio - Effects of NM's Nuclear Legacy Still Felt Today - Ellen Lockyer
  • Oak Ridge Today - Senate bill also rejects Trump's science cut, increases funding instead - John Huotari
  • Boulder Weekly - Letter(#2): An Open Letter to Fish & Wildlife Service, Rocky Flats Stewardship Council, JeffCo Commissioners - Rochelle Rittmaster
  • AP News - Swimming robot probes Fukushima reactor to find melted fuel - Mari Yamaguchi
  • AP News - McCain says 'I'll be back soon' as he battles brain cancer - Donna Cassata
  • AP News - Doctors: Sen. John McCain has brain tumor - Donna Cassata
  • Reuters - UPDATE 2-Finland's TVO wins partial ruling in nuclear reactor dispute with Areva - Jussi Rosendahl and Benjamin Mallet
  • Reuters - U.S. Navy chief asks Chinese counterpart for help on North Korea - Idrees Ali
  • Utility Dive - Report: Summer nuke could cost up to $10B more, should be abandoned - Peter Maloney
  • The State - Santee Cooper will be awash in excess power if SC nuke project is completed - Sammy Fretwell
  • The Nerve, S.C. Policy Council - Why is electricity so expensive in South Carolina? We pay more than any other state – but not all of us do - Robert Meyerowitz
  • Southeast Energy News - Reports: South Carolina nuclear plant means excess power, higher bills - Brye Steeves
  • News 12 Long Island - Newsday: Sec'y of defense vows to look into Bethpage plume
  • NY Newsday - Mattis to look into Navy use of radioactive materials in Bethpage - Emily C. Dooley
  • Japan Times - Tepco deploys new robot into Fukushima No. 1 reactor to locate fuel debris
  • Asahi Shimbun - Fukushima robot reveals collapsed scaffolding in nuclear reactor - Kohei Tomida
  • RT - Fukushima underwater drone hunts for missing nuclear fuel (VIDEO, PHOTOS)
  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - Pa. policymakers must value nuclear energy - Former Sen. Judd Gregg, Advocacy Council of Nuclear Matters
  • High Country News - Don't let this uranium mill repeat history - Stephanie Malin
  • Xinhua News - China's "city of nuclear bombs" now a patriotism education base
  • IAEA - One IAEA Workshop Boosts Several African Countries' Nuclear and Radiological Emergency Preparedness - Sinead Harvey, IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security
  • Radio New Zealand - French nuclear test victims' wait for compensation 'too long' - Maina Sage
  • Goderich Signal Star - Proposed Nuclear Waste Project - Kathleen Smith,
  • eNews Channel Africa - Russian nuclear SOE considers itself favourite for SA energy deal
  • Outlook India - India to set up five nuclear reactors in cooperation with Russia, France & USA
  • Xinhua News - Nuclear experts begin work to replace Ghana's 21-year-old reactor
  • Pakistan News International - Pakistan has taken constructive measures on nuclear safety: US State Department report - Waseem Abbasi
  • EnergyInfraPost - Global Centre For Nuclear Energy Partnership
  • Japan Times - Fukui governor and mayors ask Inada for added protection for reactors against North Korea attacks - Eric Johnston
  • Times of India - French nuclear plant outages and restarts - Reuters
  • International Business Times UK - Limitless, clean energy from nuclear fusion will be a reality in the UK by 2030 - Dr David Kingham
  • World Nuclear News - TVO gains further award in Olkiluoto arbitration
  • World Nuclear News - Ghanaian research reactor now set to run on LEU
  • World Nuclear News - UK sees steady income from decommissioning work
  • India.com - India-Japan Nuclear Energy Pact Comes Into Effect Today - Shubhang Chauhan
  • Louisville Courier-Journal - Estill neighbors want secret emails on radioactive dumping - James Bruggers
  • Times of India - German nuclear plant outages - Reuters
  • BBC - Sellafield firefighters strikes suspended following pay offer
  • CBC Canada - Professor has questions for North Bay landfill staff following radiation report
  • GAO - Nuclear Weapons Sustainment: Budget Estimates Report Contains More Information than in Prior Fiscal Years, but Transparency Can Be Improved GAO-17-557
  • NRC - NRC to Conduct Open House to Discuss 2016 Performance of Donald C. Cook Nuclear Power Plant
  • NWTRB - Update: Meeting Transcripts and Agendas
  • USGS - M 5.8 - 52km E of Namie, Japan
  • NHK World - Japan-India nuclear pact takes effect
  • NHK World - Gas may have ruptured bag at nuclear facility
  • NHK World - TEPCO chairman incurs fishermen's anger
  • Japan Times - Magnitude 5.6 quake hits Fukushima, felt in eastern Japan but no tsunami threats
  • Mainichi Daily News - Swimming robot probes Fukushima reactor to find melted fuel
  • Mainichi Daily News - M5.6 quake hits Fukushima, surrounding region in Japan's northeast
  • Mainichi Daily News - The renovation of east wing of the Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum
  • Press TV - Iran deal outcome of collective global cooperation: Mogherini
  • Press TV - New US sanctions on Iran 'ridiculous': Russian official
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Applications: Waste Control Specialists LLC's Consolidated Interim Spent Fuel Storage Facility Project; Withdrawal of Notice of Opportunity To Request a Hearing FR Document: 2017-15239 Citation: 82 FR 33521 PDF Pages 33521-33523 (3 pages) Permalink
  • Rep. Ruben Kihuen (D-NV4) - Rep. Kihuen introduces Amendment to defund Yucca Mountain Licensing Efforts
  • Rep. Dina Titus (D-NV1) - REPUBLICANS MUST LISTEN TO NEVADA AND MOTHER NATURE ON YUCCA MOUNTAIN
  • Pahrump Valley Times - 4.1 magnitude earthquake hits at Nevada National Security Site - Isabelle Delgado, and Daria Sokolova

    Wednesday, July 19, 2017

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Senate panel OKs spending bill without funds for restarting Yucca - Gary Martin
  • KTVN Reno - Key Senate Panel Excludes Yucca Mountain From Appropriations Bill
  • Las Vegas Sun - Senate appropriations bill moves without Yucca money - Yvonne Gonzalez
  • E&E Daily - APPROPRIATIONS: Senate panel OKs $38.4B energy and water spending bill - Christa Marshall and Ariel Wittenberg
  • Environment America - We All Need Clean Water and Clean Energy - Anna Aurilio
  • The Hill blog - Senate panel begins moving $38.4B energy, water spending bill - Devin Henry
  • The Chattanoogan - Alexander Says Funding Bill Includes Up To $78 Million For Chickamauga Lock Construction
  • Le Monde de l'Energie - L'avenir du nucléaire en questions - Pierre Papon
  • AllAfrica - Niger: A Forgotten Community - the Little Town in Niger Keeping the Lights On in France - Lucas Destrijcker and Mahadi Diouara
  • Newport News Daily Press - Debate over beryllium toxin reopened under Trump - Hugh Lessig
  • Palm Beach Post - Commentary: Science under threat in the Trump era - Andrew A. Rosenberg
  • Chicago Tribune - From overtime rules to worker protections, 5 ways Trump is shifting labor policy - Alexia Elejalde-Ruiz
  • Alamogordo Daily News - Tularosa Downwinders make strides in battle for recognition - Tara Melton
  • National Law Review - A Review of Recent Whistleblower Developments: July 18th
  • Los Alamos Monitor - LANL partners speak out on draft RFP - Tris DeRoma
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Senate subcommittee advances proposed DOE budget; proposal good for Oak Ridge - Brittany Crocker
  • Bloomberg - Moon Seeks 2020 Deal for Peace With Nuclear-Free North Korea - Kanga Kong
  • Bloomberg - Iran Vows to Respond to Any U.S. Sanctions Violating Nuclear Deal - Golnar Motevalli and Ladane Nasseri
  • Reuters - U.S. should move bases away if pursues sanctions: Iran guards
  • Reuters - Iran's Rouhani says new U.S. sanctions violate nuclear accord: state TV
  • Daily Mail - Japanese robot probes the radioactive water at Fukushima's nuclear reactor to find melted fuel - Daisy Dunne
  • Japan Today - Underwater robot probe inside Fukushima plant's No. 3 reactor begins
  • Xinhua News - TEPCO sends underwater robot probe inside disaster-ravaged reactor at Fukushima plant
  • Financial Times - UK issues coded warning to Brussels over nuclear waste - Andrew Ward in London and Alex Barker in Brussels
  • London Sun - Britain threatens to send radioactive plutonium back across the Channel as Brexit talks reach deadlock over nuclear regulation - Steve Hawkes
  • The State - Economist predicts spike in power bills if SCE&G nuke project moves ahead - Sammy Fretwell
  • ABC4 Mount Pleasant, SC - Report urges end of nuclear power plant project in Midlands - Seanna Adcox
  • EurActiv - German nuclear damage shows atomic and renewable power are unhappy bedfellows - Dagmar Dehmer
  • New Yorker - Is the Nuclear Deal with Iran Slipping Away? - Robin Wright
  • New Jersey On-Line - Could aging N.J. nuclear power plant be target for cybersecurity attack? - Associated Press
  • ABC.au - Australia quietly makes first uranium shipment to India three years after supply agreement - James Bennett
  • Economic Times - First Australian Uranium shipment is on its way to India - Dipanjan Roy Chaudhury
  • Reuters - TABLE-Swiss nuclear plant outages - Vera Eckert
  • Glen Rose Reporter, TX - Social media question leads to assurance of nuclear plant's security - Mark Wilson
  • Charlotte Business Journal - Report says abandoning Summer nuclear project could save S.C. customers billions - John Downey
  • Green Bay Press Gazette - County moving on after nuclear plant closing - Richard Ryman
  • Palm Beach Post blog - Nuclear panel: FPL's plan to inject wastewater into ground is okay - Susan Salisbury
  • KeysNews Florida - Turkey Point can flush down reactor water - Theresa Java
  • World Nuclear News - First criticality achieved at Fuqing 4
  • World Nuclear News - Nuclear an 'unconditional part' of green energy balance
  • World Nuclear News - Lawsuits against Illinois legislation dismissed
  • Charleston Post Courier - How the Manhattan Project changed the course of history - Alexandra Levy
  • Radio New Zealand - Tahiti nuclear test victim compensation process stalled
  • eNews Channel Africa - Russian nuclear SOE considers itself favourite for SA energy deal
  • Creamer Media's Engineering News - Russian nuclear giant in MoU with Africa's young nuclear professionals
  • Times of India - German nuclear plant outages - Vera Eckert
  • Japan Times - Japan taps tech to foil nuclear terrorism ahead of Tokyo Olympics
  • Lexology - Federal Judge Blocks Merger of Nuclear Waste Disposal Companies Rejecting "Failing Firm" Defense - McDermott Will & Emery
  • Yonhap News - Seoul views inter-Korean dialogue differently from N.K. nuke talks: official
  • WHNT News 19 Huntsville, AL - TVA posts their final environmental assessment involved with the selling of Bellefonte Nuclear Plant - Olivia Steen
  • Windham County Commons - Letter: Decommissioning nuclear power plants still demands public scrutiny - Ameila Shea, Wilton, NH
  • Daily Telegraph - Hinkley Point's cost to consumers surges to £50bn - Jillian Ambrose
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Turning the lights out: Manhattan Project-era switchyard clean-up complete - Brittany Crocker
  • IAEA - IAEA Tool Helps Energy Planners Evaluate Environmental Impacts of Various Sources of Electricity - Jennet Orayeva, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • Cape Cod Times - Letter: Release of tritium isn't without real hazards - David Agnew, Harwich
  • Yonhap News - Industry minster nominee vows to pursue energy policy shift based on social consensus - sshluck@yna.co.kr
  • The Guardian - UK threatens to return radioactive waste to EU without nuclear deal - Daniel Boffey in Brussels
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Waiting game resumes over Southern's Vogtle takeover - Kristi E. Swartz
  • Adelaide Advertiser - Greens push to stop public debate on nuclear waste dump in SA branded 'offensive' - Adam Langenberg
  • CM Mining Weekly - Nuclear is not just about energy – Niasa MD - Natasha Odendaal
  • York Daily Record - OpEd: Pa. lawmakers must keep TMI open (column) - Chris Reilly
  • Patriot-News - OpEd: Will TMI closure end in a meltdown for Pa's electricity consumers? - William F. Shughart II
  • IAEA - The Republic of the Congo Sets Sights on Being a Reference Centre for Cancer Control - James Howlett, IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation; Farid El Haffar, IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation
  • IAEA - Ten Years of Saving Lives: Controlling Cancer in Zambia - Louise Potterton, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Trend News Agency - Extending anti-Iran sanctions may void all efforts on Tehran-West nuclear compromise - Elmira Tariverdiyeva
  • Trend News Agency - IRGC commander comments on US sanctions against Iran
  • NHK World - Scaffolding at No.3 Fukushima reactor missing
  • NHK World - TEPCO chairman incurs fishermen's anger
  • NHK World - Nuclear regulators inspect Hamaoka plant
  • Asahi Shimbun - Abnormalities with containers found in 1996 at atomic agency - Takashi Sugimoto
  • Japan Times - Tepco sends new type of robot into Fukushima No. 1 reactor in search of fuel debris - Kazuaki Nagata
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - N-waste disposal sites to be indicated
  • Press TV - Iranian president vows due response to US sanctions
  • Senator Dean Heller (R-NV) - Key Senate Panel Excludes Yucca Mountain from Appropriations Bill
  • Rep. Jacky Rosen (D-NV3) - REP. ROSEN JOINS REP. KIHUEN IN INTRODUCING AMENDMENT TO STRIKE FUNDING FOR YUCCA MOUNTAIN
  • Sputnik News - Specter of Chernobyl: Ukraine 'Losing Control' of Its Nuclear Facilities
  • KRDO Colorado Springs, CO - PART 2: The Day We Bombed Colorado - Mike Carter
  • St. Louis Public Radio - HBO's 'Atomic Homefront' explores the citizen activist movement around nuclear waste in St. Louis - Kelly Moffitt
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Rule Fee Schedules: Fee Recovery for Fiscal Year 2017; Corrections FR Document: 2017-14717 Citation: 82 FR 33000 PDF Pages 33000-33002 (3 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Strata Energy, Inc., Ross Uranium In Situ Recovery Facility; Source and Byproduct Materials License FR Document: 2017-15144 Citation: 82 FR 33159 PDF Pages 33159-33160 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Exemptions: STP Nuclear Operating Co., South Texas Project, Units 1 and 2 FR Document: 2017-15136 Citation: 82 FR 33161 PDF Pages 33161-33165 (5 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Applications; Amendments: GE-Hitachi Nuclear Energy Americas, LLC, GE-Hitachi Morris Operation Independent Spent Fuel Storage Installation FR Document: 2017-15146 Citation: 82 FR 33161 PDF Page 33161 (1 page) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Process Changes: New ListServ for Waste Incidental to Reprocessing Program Documents FR Document: 2017-15145 Citation: 82 FR 33160 PDF Pages 33160-33161 (2 pages) Permalink

    Tuesday, July 18, 2017

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - 4.1 earthquake rattles Nevada security site near Yucca Mountain - Keith Rogers
  • Daily Energy Insider - House committee advances spending bill that includes Yucca Mountain funding
  • WMOT Murfreesboro, TN - Sen. Alexander wants to move nuclear waste out of Tennessee - Mike Osborne
  • La Grande Observer, OR - Letter: Hypocrisy about nuclear storage plan - Alan Pachtman, Bend
  • Mother Jones - While You Were Busy Watching Don Jr., You Missed Some Interesting Trump Administration Nominees - Emily Benson
  • Washington Technology - NNSA preps to compete potential $36B Los Alamos lab management contract - Ross Wilkers
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - National Awards Recognize Los Alamos National Laboratory Leadership In Nuclear Safeguards
  • GovCon Wire - NNSA Issues Draft RFP for Los Alamos National Lab Management, Operation Support Contract - Jane Edwards
  • Aiken Standard - Editorial: House report paints grim picture for downblending
  • Longmont Times-Call - Longmont proposes exterminating prairie dog colony on former city landfill - John Fryar
  • Broomfield Enterprise - Editorial: More people, more wildlife: Expect encounters
  • Spokesman-Review - Stack demolished at Hanford's Plutonium Finishing Plant - Associated Press
  • Tri-City Herald - Areva plant in Richland to make nuclear fuel that's better in emergencies - Annette Cary
  • Tri-City Herald - 200-foot Hanford stack falls with help from explosives - Annette Cary
  • AP News - US sanctions more Iranians, but nuclear deal stands for now - Josh Lederman
  • Bloomberg - U.S. Slaps Sanctions on Iran After Saying It Meets Nuclear Deal - Nick Wadhams, Jennifer Epstein, and Toluse Olorunnipa
  • Bloomberg - U.S. Says Iran Meets Letter, Not Spirit of Nuclear Deal
  • Reuters - France's EDF cuts output at two nuclear reactors due to heatwave - Bate Felix
  • Reuters - Suspect in Israeli submarine probe may become state witness: media - Luke Baker
  • Reuters - Trump says Iran complying with nuclear deal but remains dangerous threat - Steve Holland
  • Reuters - Wind, solar do not harm power grid reliability: draft U.S. study - Timothy Gardner
  • UPI - Johns Hopkins receives nuclear weapons research contract - Stephen Carlson
  • Forbes - Nuclear Competitors Handed Decisive Court Loss In Illinois - Rod Adams
  • ThinkProgress - Coal and nuclear are uneconomic?–?more bombshells from Perry's draft grid study - Joe Romm
  • Deseret News - A tribe that lives in the Grand Canyon faces threat from uranium mining company - Herb Scribner
  • Vallejo Times-Herald - Anti-nuke ship and crew welcomed in Vallejo - Rachel Raskin-Zrihen
  • Saskatoon StarPhoenix - Scientists seek to explain Saskatchewan's rich uranium deposits - Alex MacPherson
  • Financial Times - EU officials warn UK over radioactive isotopes - Andrew Ward in London and Alex Barker in Brussels
  • Herald Palladium - Cook Nuclear Plant plugs into Lakeland Health project - John Matuszak
  • KALW San Francisco - Hey Area: Should we still be worried about radioactive waste on Treasure Island? - Angela Johnston
  • Vanguard Nigeria - IAEA rates Nigeria high on nuclear energy, radiation safety - Michael Eboh
  • Denver Business Journal - Lockheed Martin competes to design next-generation U.S. nuclear missile fleet - Greg Avery
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - Nuclear remains the best energy option - John Fiscella, Carmel Valley
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Toshiba troubles loom large over Vogtle proceedings - Kristi E. Swartz
  • Mainichi Daily News - Japan map showing potential nuclear waste disposal sites to be released
  • HNN Huntingtonnews - Nuclear Economics Expert Documents How Project Failed and Calls on Officials to Abandon V.C. Summer Nuclear Project
  • Pakistan News International - Worst years--nuclear industry - Jim Green
  • WHSV-TV3, Harrisonburg, VA - Nuclear projects come to JMU
  • Business Day South Africa - Anti-nuclear groups will do 'everything possible' to stop government's plans - Bekezela Phakathi
  • Daily Hamshire Gazette - Editorial: Nation's 'atomic veterans' deserve recognition
  • Oak Ridge Today - DOE/NNSA test mobile nuclear facilities with Army during national security exercise
  • Kyiv Post - Nature reclaims the tainted lands of the Chornobyl exclusion zone (PHOTOS) - Will Ponomarenko , Volodymyr Petrov .
  • E&E Daily - NRC: Nuclear agency planning to cut 20 jobs - Sam Mintz
  • The Ferret Scotland - Mordechai Vanunu: a defiant spirit - Billy Briggs
  • Ghana Business News - Ghana's nuclear research reactor can't be used for deadly weapons
  • Press TV - US adding new sanctions against Iran over missile program
  • Press TV - Germany delays submarine deal with Israel over graft
  • Press TV - US recertifies Iran's compliance with nuclear deal
  • Press TV - Zarif: Iran may withdraw from nuclear deal in case of major violations by US
  • CBC Canada - Radioactive object found in North Bay landfill - Samantha Samson
  • Radio New Zealand - Tahiti opposition says France knew about nuclear test harm
  • World Nuclear News - SNC-Lavalin and Holtec team up on SMR development
  • World Nuclear News - NRC approves safety platform for NuScale SMR
  • KRDO Colorado Springs, CO - 'The Day We Bombed Colorado'--1969 atomic blast still raises eyebrows - Mike Carter
  • Platts - Quick legal appeal in the works for Illinois zero-emissions credit ruling - Bob Matyi
  • Columbia Daily Tribune, MO - Letter(#1): 'All of the above' is the only real energy strategy - Bill Miller, Columbia
  • Crosscut Seattle - First it was threatened, now could Hanford Reach expand? - John Stang
  • USGS - M 7.7 - 198km ESE of Nikol'skoye, Russia
  • IAEA - Safety, Health and Energy Publications Top IAEA Bestseller List - Miklos Gaspar, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - Regional Training Course on Individual Monitoring for Internal Radiation Sources (IMIRS) - W. Foster, IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation
  • NHK World - Nuclear regulators inspect Hamaoka plant
  • BelTA - Updated RCF plan to help Belarus implement nuclear energy program
  • House Committee on Energy and Commerce - ICYMI: Washington Post Editorial Board Calls for Completion of Yucca Mountain Repository
  • House Committee on Energy and Commerce - ICYMI: Rep. Walters Discusses Importance of Nuclear Waste Policy Amendments Act
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Rule Incorporation by Reference: American Society of Mechanical Engineers Codes and Code Cases FR Document: 2017-14166 Citation: 82 FR 32934 PDF Pages 32934-32986 (53 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Exemptions: Omaha Public Power District, Fort Calhoun Station, Unit No. 1 FR Document: 2017-15069 Citation: 82 FR 32890 PDF Pages 32890-32893 (4 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Facility Operating and Combined Licenses: Applications and Amendments Involving No Significant Hazards Considerations FR Document: 2017-14743 Citation: 82 FR 32875 PDF Pages 32875-32890 (16 pages) Permalink

    Monday, July 17, 2017

  • Pahrump Valley Times - Nye awaits Secretary Zinke's tour of Basin and Range - Daria Sokolova
  • Pahrump Valley Times - Letter: There is opposition to national monument review - Dan Schinhofen, Chairman, Nye County Commission
  • Pahrump Valley Times - Analysis: Trump pushing to restart Yucca Mountain but hasn't said why - Debra J. Saunders
  • Columbia Daily Tribune, MO - Yucca Mountain
  • Washington Examiner - Rick Perry: We aim for energy domination - Salena Zito
  • E&E Daily - NOMINATIONS: Committee to review Interior, DOE picks - Geof Koss
  • Laboratory Equipment - Utah Research Tells Story of 'Downwinders' Affected by U.S. Nuclear Tests - Seth Augenstein
  • KOB-TV Albuquerque - 72 years after atom bomb test, group still seeks apology
  • YubaNet.com - The Devastating Effects in Utah of Nuclear Weapon Testing at the Nevada Test Site - University of Utah
  • Washington Free Beacon - Navy Whistleblower Raised More Alleged Safety Violations at Aircraft Maintenance Facility Before Being Fired - Susan Crabtree
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - EPA Recertifies WIPP's Continued Compliance With Radioactive Waste Disposal Standards
  • Hanford Sentinel, CA - 72 years later, legacy of first atomic test endures - Sophie Tatum, video by Gabe Ramirez, CNN
  • Ely Times - Ownership of land would be better than paltry PILT payouts - Thomas Mitchell
  • MIT Technology Review - Small Reactors Could Kick-Start the Stalled Nuclear Sector - James Temple
  • The Guardian - Bunkering down: sales of nuclear shelters climb in Japan wary of North Korea tests - Justin McCurry in Wakayama
  • The Guardian - In the Grand Canyon, uranium mining threatens a tribe's survival - Joanna Walters in Supai Village, Arizona
  • Syracuse Post Standard - U.S. judge throws out case against Illinois nuclear subsidies; NY case pending - Tim Knauss
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Regulators step up inspections as cyberthreat grows - Blake Sobczak
  • Utility Dive - Federal judge dismisses challenge to Illinois nuke subsidies - Robert Walton
  • NRDC.org - Another Court Confirms States' Authority To Spur Renewables - Miles Farmer
  • Tehran Times - Trump and a nuclear ball in his court
  • CNN - 72 years later, legacy of first atomic test endures - Sophie Tatum, video by Gabe Ramirez, CNN
  • Zawya - Abu Dhabi to host IAEA Nuclear Power Conference - Emirates News Agency (WAM)
  • World Nuclear News - Belgian guarantee scheme is not state aid, says EC
  • World Nuclear News - USA to launch advanced manufacturing centre
  • Professional Pensions UK - Ex-nuclear workers say govt should pay '£182m pension loss' - Michael Klimes
  • Ghana News Agency - Ghana's nuclear research reactor can't be used for deadly weapons - Christabel Addo
  • Morning Consult - DOE Study Seeks Answers to Important Energy Questions - Grant Kidwell
  • Augusta Chronicle - Vogtle Unit 2 to get fuel pellets company officials calls "game changing technology"
  • The Namibian - Husab tailings facility leaked due to pump failure - Adam Hartman
  • Stanford Daily - Classy Classes: STS 123 examines factors influencing nuclear technology - Nicole Chen
  • Trend News Agency - "Ten reasons for closing Metsamor Nuclear Power Plant" - Seba Aghayeva
  • E&E Daily - DOE: Perry's grid study is coming. Here's what we know - Umair Irfan and Daniel Cusick
  • Black Press BC - Saanich to hear request from anti-nuclear group
  • Brisbane Times - Gas company fined over radiation exposure - Christine Flatley
  • Casper Star-Tribune - New uranium company joins the industry, despite historic price lows - Heather Richards
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - The nuclear weapons ban treaty: Opportunities lost - Scott SaganBenjamin A. Valentino
  • Khaleej Times - UAE's first nuclear power station 81% complete - Ashwani Kumar
  • Reuters - TABLE-Belgian nuclear power reactor outages
  • Taipei Times - Overheated water pump at nuclear plant fixed: AEC - Lin Chia-nan
  • WaterOnline - Florida Nuclear Expansion Approved Despite Water Concerns - Sara Jerome
  • Southern Times Africa - Russia to help Zambia develop nuclear powerplant - Jeff Kapembwa
  • Southern Times Africa - SAPP needs US$96 billion for power projects - Timo Shihepo
  • Truthout - Japan Plans to Expose Its People and 2020 Tokyo Olympians to Fukushima Radiation - Dahr Jamail
  • Economic Times - French firm's fresh proposal to NPCIL for Jaitapur nuclear power plant - KIRO Seattle
  • KIRO 7 Seattle - Stack demolished at Hanford's Plutonium Finishing Plant
  • Pembroke Daily Observer - Concerns about CNL project aired - Stephen Uhler
  • Baltic Times - Lithuania must show progress to secure EU funding for Ignalina N-plant
  • The Hindu - N-plant: land to be handed over to NPCIL by October - K. Srinivasa Rao
  • DOE - Department of Energy Provides $40 Million for 4 DOE Bioenergy Research Centers
  • USGS - M 4.1 - 58km N of Pahrump, Nevada
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Benefits of nuclear power generation should be shared more widely
  • Xinhua News - China starts mass production of HTGR fuel elements
  • Forbes - French President Macron's Nuclear Dilemma - James Conca
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - Letters: Nuclear power still a concern for many
  • GovTrack - Update: H.R. 3053: Nuclear Waste Policy Amendments Act of 2017
  • GovTrack - Update: H.R. 2049: Radiation Exposure Compensation Act Amendments of 2017

    Sunday, July 16, 2017

  • Washington Post - Editorial: Put Yucca Mountain to work. The nation needs it
  • Nevada Independent - Sandoval unmoved on health bill after meeting with White House officials; Price advises governors to disregard CBO - ByMichelle Rindels
  • KOAT Albuquerque - Trinity Bomb downwinders fight for compensation - Justin Matthews
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Former CIA operative talks whistleblowers in Santa Fe - Andrew Oxford
  • LA Monitor - NNSA releases draft RFP for LANL contract
  • LA Monitor - New exhibit 'Secret Pass' opens today - Sarah von Sternberg
  • Tri-City Herald - Lightning starts Hanford fire near historic building - Annette Cary
  • Altoona Mirror - Zinke suggests no changes to Idaho, Washington monuments - Nicholas K. Geranios
  • Denver Post - National Renewable Energy Laboratory optimistic in face of Trump's budget cuts - Peter Marcus
  • Plymouth Herald - What you should do if there's a nuclear incident in Plymouth - Gayle_Herald
  • The State - Letter: We'll need that nuclear capacity to power our cars - Jay Schabacker, Lexington
  • Houston Chronicle - Questions surround nuclear plants' cybersecurity amid hacks
  • The Hindu - Jaitapur nuclear power plant: French firm EDF makes fresh proposal to NPCIL
  • Hindustan Times - Drilling work for proposed nuclear power plant Chutka stopped after villagers protest - Neeraj Santoshi
  • Sidney Herald Leader - Don't play favorites for nuclear energy - David Williams, Taxpayers Protetion Alliance
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Benefits of nuclear power generation should be shared more widely
  • Herald Scotland - Minister urged to explain what exit from Euro nuclear body will means for Scotland - Andrew Whitaker
  • Lawfare Institute - Understanding the Iran Nuclear Deal through the Lens of the Iran-Iraq War - Ariane Tabatabai, Annie Tracy Samuel
  • Iranian Financial Tribune - Endurance of Nuclear Deal to Benefit Int'l Community
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Virtual tour showcases five secret Manhattan Project-era buildings - Rebecca Moss
  • Mother Jones - The Ghosts of Cheyenne Mountain Still Haunt Donald Trump's America - William Astore
  • Atlanta Progressive News - PSC Staff Admits New Nuclear Reactors May Be Uneconomical at 16th VCM Hearing - Gloria Tatum
  • Sputnik News - Hungary's Choice of Russian Nuclear Technologies for Paks NPP 'Obvious' - IAEA
  • Arutz Sheva - Macron: France 'vigilant' against Iranian nuclear threat
  • Korea Herald - [Editorial] Big questions - Moon's Push For Abandoning Nuclear Power Raises Fundamental Questions
  • Yonhap News - Nuclear operator opposed to permanent halt to power plant construction: board member
  • BBC - Sellafield firefighters set second strike date over pay
  • Crain's Cleveland Business - Personal view: Ohio electricity battles abound - Dick Munson
  • Mainichi Daily News - Niigata marks 10th anniversary of deadly quake - Quad-Cities Online
  • Moline Dispatch/Argus - Suit challenging Exelon subsidies dismissed
  • La Vanguardia - El reactor nuclear de la Diagonal - Josep Playà Maset
  • North Bay Nugget - Radiation detected at North Bay landfill
  • Ars Technica - Report: Draft of DOE baseload study says wind, solar don't threaten reliability - Megan Geuss
  • NEI - PR Agency Veteran Jon Wentzel Joins NEI as Vice President of Communications
  • University of California Berkeley Lab - Worldwide Review on Nuclear Waste Disposal Now Available
  • FAIR.org - While Attacks in Israel Make Headlines, Humanitarian Crisis in Gaza Ignored - Adam Johnson
  • Orange County Register - Taking responsibility for spent nuclear fuel - Mimi Walters, represents the 45th Congressional District

    Saturday, July 15, 2017

  • KLAS-TV - Dangerous cargo moves through the valley - Lon Lucas
  • Asbury Park Press - BROWN: What to do with nuclear waste? - Jeff Brown
  • E&E Daily - DOE: Moniz is steamed as Trump team overhauls agency - Christa Marshall and Hannah Northey
  • High Country News - Who's up for Trump administration positions this week - Emily Benson
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Luján Amendment To Protect Those Exposed To Radiation Passes House
  • U.S. News & World Report - Energy Department Plans Probe Into Whistleblower Complaint - AP
  • Michigan Live - Councilman asks why Flint water crisis whistleblower is still off the job - Ron Fonger
  • KING5 Seattle - Feds to investigate possible cover-up by government contractor near Hanford - Susannah Frame
  • LA Monitor - NNSA releases draft RFP for LANL contract - Tris DeRoma
  • Aiken Standard - Bill keeps $340 million for MOX despite Trump objections - Michael Smith
  • Tri-City Herald - Ka-boom – Saturday explosion to topple Hanford vent stack - Annette Cary
  • AP News - Defense bill calls climate change a national security threat - Richard Lardner
  • Bloomberg - Renewable Energy Not a Threat to Grid, Draft of U.S. Study Finds - Catherine Traywick , Ari Natter , and Jennifer A Dlouhy
  • Reuters - Iran blames Trump for instability, rejects 'rogue' label
  • Reuters - North Korea may have more nuclear bomb material than thought: U.S. think tank - David Brunnstrom and Matt Spetalnick
  • Reuters - Stalled Russia sanctions bill hits North Korean snag in U.S. Congress - Patricia Zengerle
  • Japan Times - A decade after Niigata's nuclear close call - Jeff Kingston
  • Mainichi Daily News - Minister opposes releasing treated water from Fukushima plant into sea - EnergyInfraPost India
  • EnergyInfraPost India - Six Years After Fukushima, Japan Tries To Quell Its Energy Angst - Worldview Stratfor
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Nuclear weapons and climate change: A double whammy for the Marshall Islands - Emma Bastian
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - The nuclear weapons ban treaty (not) in the news? - Hugh Gusterson
  • NBC Connecticut - Employees Exposed to Radioactive Substance at St. Raphael's Hospital in New Haven
  • New Haven Register - Radioactive spill prompts evacuation of St. Raphael's in New Haven
  • The Guardian - 'Quite odd': coral and fish thrive on Bikini Atoll 70 years after nuclear tests - Eleanor Ainge Roy
  • Bangor Daily News - Former Lincoln mill manager will lead early cleanup of hazardous, radioactive waste - Darren Fishell
  • Desert Sun - When a nuclear plant shuts down, who pays? - Sammy Roth
  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - Nuclear secrecy: Facility inspection results should be public
  • Sputnik News - IAEA Says Safety at Nuclear Energy Facilities in Russia at High Level
  • Pike County News Watchman - Piketon Nuclear Care Partners office to assist local atomic workers - Stephanie Stanley
  • New London Day - Defense bill brings nuclear triad debate front and center - Julia Bergman
  • Xinhua News - Iran, EU launch nuclear safety cooperation project
  • Aiken Standard - Savannah River Site marks 20 years since first tank closure
  • Singapore Straits Times - Tepco to push for decision on tainted water in Fukushima
  • Japan Times - Tepco backpedals after disaster reconstruction chief knocks plan to dump tritiated water into sea
  • St. Louis Post-Dispatch - Documentary on West Lake Landfill and Coldwater Creek looks at North County's radioactive legacy - Bryce Gray
  • Brussels Times - Europe endorses Belgian state guarantee for nuclear risks - Oscar Schneider
  • ITV - Sellafield firefighters announce second strike date
  • Platts - Exelon's Nine Mile Point-2 in New York at reduced power for repairs - Jim Ostroff
  • WATD FM Marshfield, MA - Boston: NRC Holds Regulatory Conference with Entergy - Dan McCready
  • San Francisco Chronicle - Residents near Trinity Test Site to hold anniversary vigil
  • Arkansas Democrat-Gazette - Moniz, McLarty team up to advise--Clinton, Obama vets' focus energy - Frank E. Lockwood
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Good news for Field Research Division - Bryan Clark
  • Beyond Nuclear - Many hundreds of clean energy groups oppose dirty energy bill in U.S. Senate
  • Beyond Nuclear - 122 countries endorse treaty to ban nuclear weapons
  • Beyond Nuclear - France puts a number on amount of reactors to be closed: 17
  • Atomic Insights - There's Less To Musk's Big Australian Battery Deal Than Promotion Implies - Rod Adams
  • Atomic Insights - Gas Interests Opposing U.S. Nuke Industry's State-by-State Strategy - Rod Adams
  • Rutland Herald - Company hired to dismantle Vermont Yankee interior - Susan Smallheer
  • USGS - M 4.5 - 77km ENE of Namie, Japan
  • Trend News Agency - Iran explains further details of gas deal with Total - Dalga Khatinoglu
  • Japan Times - Japan should abandon nuclear umbrella - Mitsuaki Takami
  • Japan Times - Growing paper clothes in rural Japan - Cameron Allan Mckean and Daphne Mohajer Va Pesaran
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea likely hikes plutonium production for nuclear weapons: report
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea says another UNSC resolution will trigger corresponding measures
  • LobeLog.com - Responding to the Cotton Letter - Diplomacy Works
  • Asahi Shimbun - Fukushima's top beach welcomes swimmers for 1st time since 3/11

    Friday, July 14, 2017

  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Yucca Mountain. Again. - Dawn Stover
  • Washington Spectator - Rick Perry Considers Permanent Site for Nuclear Waste - Lou Dubose
  • KPCC Southern California Public Radio - VA to study health effects of Gulf War, Iraq and Afghanistan on vets' families
  • YourStory India - Radiation from uranium mines is wreaking havoc on Jharkhand's Jadugoda - Amita Bhaduri
  • Alamogordo Daily News - Tularosa Downwinders to host annual candlelight vigil Saturday - Tara Melton
  • Tri-City Herald - DOE inspector general to investigate PNNL whistleblower complaint - Annette Cary
  • KOMO Seattle - Interior secretary: Leave Hanford Reach National Monument as it is - Nicholas K. Geranios
  • EIN Newsdesk - Featured Photo: Trapped for thousands of years
  • AP News - Officials: US expected to say Iran still abiding nuke deal - Josh Lederman
  • Bloomberg - Why Nuclear Power, Once Cash Cow, Now Has Tin Cup - Jim Polson
  • Bloomberg - U.K. May Seek Associate Membership of Euratom, Davis Says - Alex Morales
  • Bloomberg - Japan's Renewable-Energy Revolution - Sam Hall and Brian Eckhouse
  • Reuters - Exclusive: North Korea may have more bomb fuel than thought - U.S. think tank - David Brunnstrom and Matt Spetalnick
  • Reuters - Dominion fights to get nuclear in Connecticut power procurement plan - Scott DiSavino
  • Reuters - Japan's Tepco to speed up post-Fukushima decisions: new chairman - Osamu Tsukimori and Kentaro Hamada
  • Daily Telegraph - Fishermen express fury as Fukushima plant set to release radioactive material into ocean - Julian Ryall
  • The Garden Island Kauai - TEPCO chair: Nuclear plant must release contaminated water
  • TIME - What Does the Future Hold for Kim Jong Un's Nuclear Gamble? - Hyung-Jin Kim / AP
  • BBC - Brexit: UK could be 'associate' of EU nuclear body
  • BBC - video: UK nuclear chief on Euratom deal
  • Farmington Daily Times - Quilt honoring former uranium mine workers on display in Shiprock - Noel Lyn Smith
  • Japan Times - Fukushima's tritiated water to be dumped into sea, Tepco chief says
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Tepco to lay out turnaround path by 2019
  • Asbury Park Press - Cyber attacks target nuclear power plants. Is Oyster Creek safe? - Amanda Oglesby
  • All Things Nuclear - Cooper: Nuclear Plant Operated 89 Days with Key Safety System Impaired - Dave Lochbaum, Director, Nuclear Safety Project
  • J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah - Downwinders of Utah Archive
  • RT - Fracking waste contaminates Penn. watershed with radioactive material - Northern Public Radio, Northern Illinois University
  • Northern Public Radio - IEMA Offering Potassium Iodide To Residents Living Within Nuclear Emergency Planning Zones - Ross Beach
  • Paso Robles Daily News - Nuclear Regulatory Commission finds Diablo Canyon operated safely in 2016
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - Diablo Canyon ran safely in 2016, federal agency says - Kaytlyn Leslie
  • Korea Herald - KHNP suspends construction of 2 nuclear power plants
  • Joongang Daily - KHNP stops construction on Shin Kori 5 and 6 - Kim Young-nam
  • Yonhap News - Nuclear operator temporarily suspends construction of 2 reactors - khj@yna.co.kr
  • Nevada Appeal - Safety is the main concern at INL - Jim Falk, Fallon
  • Astana Times - Experts discuss nuclear rehabilitation, green technologies in nuclear energy at EXPO 2017 - Yerbolat Uatkhanov
  • VietNamNet Bridge - ROSATOM helps Vietnam build nuclear energy technology centre
  • Lower Hudson Journal - The Pound newsletter: Nuclear plant closures
  • Lower Hudson Journal - Community leaders confront post-Indian Point challenges: Editorial
  • IT South Africa - SA's nuclear future under the spotlight
  • Moline Dispatch Argus - Exelon distributes 30,000 informational brochures
  • WMUK Western Michigan University - Activists: Palisades Will Still Be A Risk After Shut Down - Rebecca Thiele
  • WJBF-TV Augusta - Profits on Vogtle construction exceed $1 billion - Anne Maxwell
  • Cumbria Mail - Copeland forges stronger bonds over nuclear power
  • Power Engineering - AREVA Agrees to Dismantle Vermont Yankee Reactor
  • Dong-A Ilbo - KHNP fails to hold board meeting on suspension of plants construction - Hye-Ryung Choi
  • WRVO Public Media Oswego - High Lake Ontario levels nearly pushed Nine Mile nuclear plant into emergency action - Payne Horning
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - The US-Russian teamwork that kept nuclear weapons safe - Siegfried S. HeckerPaul C. White
  • World Nuclear News - UK needs more nuclear for low-carbon future, says National Grid
  • World Nuclear News - Construction of two Korean reactors put on hold
  • World Nuclear News - Rosatom's overseas contract value rises 20% in 2016
  • World Nuclear News - IAEA praises Italy's decommissioning efforts
  • The State - South Carolina's bizarre government might be driving up your power rates - Cindi Ross Scoppe
  • Deutsche Welle - Is India turning its nuclear focus toward China?
  • KLAS-TV - Dangerous cargo moving through Nevada - Lon Lucas
  • Reuters - U.S. energy secretary in Mexico eyes cooperation - Gabriel Stargardter
  • Plymouth Herald - HMS Torbay to be decommissioned in Devonport today - WMNJBayley
  • Public Citizen - Shameful: Republican House Appropriators Vote to Keep Secret Political Money Hidden - Statements from Public Citizen Experts
  • IAEA - Fellowships: Fellows Report On Their Roads to Success - Julia Krickl, IAEA Department of Technical Communication
  • IAEA - IAEA Laboratory for Occupational Radiation Monitoring Receives International Accreditation - Lenka Dojcanova, IAEA Department of Nuclear Sciences and Applications
  • IAEA - Using Information and Communication Technologies to Achieve SDGs: UN Report Features IAEA Initiatives - Jeremy Li, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Trend News Agency - Iran FM criticizes US policy towards nuclear deal - Khalid Kazimov
  • Asahi Shimbun - TEPCO chair: Treated water must be released into sea - The Associated Press
  • Asahi Shimbun - Lucky Dragon, now 70, remains intact as an anti-nuclear icon - Naomi Nishimura
  • Japan Times - Senate confirms Hagerty as new U.S. ambassador to Japan
  • Mainichi Daily News - TEPCO chair: Nuclear plant must release contaminated water
  • Press TV - Mogherini urges all JCPOA sides to keep commitments
  • BelTA - Belarus to welcome another IAEA mission before nuclear power plant gets fuel
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Weekly Receipts FR Document: 2017-14826 Citation: 82 FR 32541 PDF Page 32541 (1 page) Permalink
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice Requests for Comments: Proposed Approval of the Central Characterization Project's Transuranic Waste Characterization Program at Los Alamos National Laboratory and Elimination of Distinction Between Retrievably-Stored and Newly-Generated Transuranic Waste Destined for Disposal at the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant FR Document: 2017-14833 Citation: 82 FR 32542 PDF Pages 32542-32546 (5 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Final Guidance Documents for Subsequent License Renewal FR Document: 2017-14747 Citation: 82 FR 32588 PDF Page 32588 (1 page) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2017-14933 Citation: 82 FR 32587 PDF Pages 32587-32588 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Exchange Monitor - Yucca Mountain Revival Takes Another Step Forward
  • Science Magazine - Déjà vu for U.S. nuclear waste - Allison Macfarlane, Rod Ewing
  • London Times - Hopes of finding life in the rubble of Mosul's Old City are fading - Anthony Loyd

    Thursday, July 13, 2017

  • OilPrice - Trump Sparks Fight Over Nuclear Mountain - Leonard Hyman & William Tilles
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - INL looks good under House budget - Bryan Clark
  • KTVN Reno - Democratic Candidates Vie for Nevada Senator Dean Heller's Seat - Paul Nelson
  • KIFI Idaho Falls - Simpson claims new budget will protect INL
  • Bend Bulletin, OR - Letter: Hypocrisy about nuclear storage plan - Alan Pachtman, Bend
  • Las Vegas Sun - Science facing assault on all fronts during Trump's presidency - Andrew Rosenberg
  • St. Louis Post-Dispatch - McCaskill wants answers in Missouri National Guard whistleblower case - Kurt Erickson
  • Los Alamos Monitor - NNSA releases LANL contract bid details
  • Engineering News-Record - US Senator Questions Bechtel Hanford Contract - Tim Newcomb
  • Monadnock Ledger-Transcript, Peterborough, NH - Letter: On decommissioned power plants - Amelia Shea, Wilton
  • CBS Denver - Refuge Would Allow Visitors On Rocky Flats Site, But 'Donut Hole' To Remain Restricted - Rick Sallinger and Mark Ackerman
  • Snohomish County Daily Herald - Letter: Nuclear threats exist in our own state - Priscilla "Penny" White, Lake Stevens
  • Tri-City Herald - Meeting on Hanford PUREX waste storage tunnel set July 20 - Annette Cary
  • OPB.org - Department Of Energy Takes Comment On Hanford Tunnel Plan - Anna King
  • Seattle PI - Connelly: Trump 'review' will keep hands off Hanford Reach National Monument - Joel Connelly
  • Seattle Times - Cantwell says Hanford Reach no longer under federal review - Associated Press
  • Los Alamos Monitor - Birth of atomic bomb explored through dance, art, poetry - Tris DeRoma
  • Nuclear Energy Insider - US Senator demands details of nuclear plant cyber attacks; UK Hinkley build cost rises 8%
  • Nuclear Energy Insider - New decommissioning reports tackle cost estimation challenge
  • Bloomberg - For North Korea This Element Matters, and It's Not Uranium - Bruce Einhorn and Jiyeun Lee
  • Bloomberg - U.K. Takes Step Toward EU Divorce Payment in Exit From Euratom - Jonathan Tirone
  • Reuters - Trump is 'very likely' to recertify Iranian compliance with Iran nuclear deal: U.S. official - Steve Holland
  • Reuters - Rare magnitude 5.8 quake strikes off North Korea: USGS
  • Reuters - Britain fleshes out Brexit stance on nuclear, justice - Elizabeth Piper
  • USGS - M 5.9 - 180km ESE of Hoemul-li, North Korea
  • Yonhap News - Earthquake off N. Korea not caused by nuclear test: U.S. Geological Survey - Lee Haye-ah
  • BBC - Brexit: UK targets 'close nuclear co-operation
  • Phys.org - Why a single nuke's impact shouldn't only be measured in megatons - Leslie Reed
  • American Conservative - Dr. Strangelove and the Los Alamos Nuclear Fiasco - Kelley Beaucar Vlahos
  • Public News Service - Nuclear Watchdogs Skeptical of Los Alamos Lab Safety - Roz Brown, Public News Service - NM
  • The Hindu - India modernising nuclear arsenal with eye on China: US experts
  • Utility Dive - Dominion pushes inclusion of Millstone nuke provisions in Connecticut budget bill - Peter Maloney
  • JSTOR ITHAKA - Nuclear Power Without the Meltdowns? - James MacDonald
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - OF NUCLEAR INTEREST: We need emergency planning - Mary and James Lampert
  • Ottawa Times(IL) - Nuclear safety brochures going to homes near power plants
  • Worcester Telegram - As WPI removes last traces of reactor, nuclear education continues - Scott O'Connell
  • The Intelligencer, Bucks County, PA - A look at the nuclear menace, then and now - Jeff Hurvitz
  • SF Chronicle - North Korea's bomb program under 3 generations of Kim family - Hyung-jin Kim, Associated Press
  • Anadolu Agency Ankara - 'No problem' for Turkey to have nuclear power plants - Diyar Guldogan
  • Joongang Daily - Moon criticized for nuclear suspension--Method of shutting plant's construction was called 'dictatorial' - Ser Myo-ja, Cha Se-hyeon and Ko Jung-ae
  • Aberdeen Press and Journal - Consultation plea over NC500 nuclear diversion - Iain Ramage
  • Sputnik News - India's Modi Boosts Domestic Nuclear Production to Warp Speed
  • Deccan Chronicle - Prototype Fast Breeder Reactor(PFBR) by year-end, says nuclear-scientist Chidambaram
  • The Hindu - PHWRs to give a boost to nuclear power production
  • New Europe - EU probe over, Hungary speeds Russian-built nuke plant timeline - Kostis Geropoulos
  • IAEA - IAEA Mission Says Italy Committed to Decommissioning and Waste Management Safety, Sees Areas for Enhancement
  • The Hankyoreh - [Interview] Debate on nuclear power is not technical, but about values - Kim Jeong-su
  • Electric Light & Power - Westinghouse, partners win $7.5 million for nuclear innovation from DOE
  • Kalamazoo Gazette - Get answers from nuclear regulators as Palisades plant nears closure - Brad Devereaux
  • World Nuclear News - Vogtle 2 to load chromia fuel
  • World Nuclear News - UK government charts legal route out of Euratom
  • World Nuclear News - Areva implements capital increases
  • Politics UK - Euratom is the perfect test case for revoking Article 50 - Mike Galsworthy
  • Toledo Blade - Editorial: Pentagon hides report cards
  • Kalamazoo Gazette - Activist to speak on risks of nuclear plant decommissioning - Brad Devereaux
  • BelTA - Public hearings before Belarusian nuclear power plant's first unit's operation licensed
  • Winnipeg Free Press - Plan to bury Whiteshell nuclear reactor faces questions - Bill Redekop
  • E&E Daily - ILLINOIS: Renewable energy set to expand in bellwether Midwest market - Jeffrey Tomich
  • ESI Africa - Egypt to soon move ahead with Russian nuclear deal
  • CBS St. Louis - Mom's Group Calls for Radiation Tests at Fishing Pond - Kevin Killeen
  • GAO - Gulf War Illness: Additional Actions Needed to Improve VA's Claims Process GAO-17-692T
  • NAS - Project Update: Polar Icebreaker Cost Assessment
  • IAEA - Nuclear Security Series
  • Asahi Shimbun - Auditor won't give opinion on Toshiba's financial report
  • Mainichi Daily News - Japan vows to ramp up efforts to export renewable energy technology
  • Jiji Press - Hibakusha Groups Urge Japan to Lead Nuke Disarmament Efforts
  • Press TV - Iran, EU start first ever joint project on nuclear safety
  • Press TV - Monitoring group: US coalition killed 744 civilians in Iraq, Syria in June
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Amendment Applications: Lost Creek ISR, LLC, Lost Creek Uranium In-Situ Recovery Project Sweetwater County, WY FR Document: 2017-14672 Citation: 82 FR 32382 PDF Pages 32382-32386 (5 pages) Permalink
  • UPI - U.S. coalition guilty of war crimes in Mosul, says Amnesty report - Ray Downs
  • The Intercept - THE COST OF LIBERATION: Documenting Life Amid the Battle for Mosul - Cengiz Yar, Murtaza Hussain
  • Unz Review - Mosul Residents Count Cost of Massive Airstrike Campaign Against Isis - Patrick Cockburn
  • CBS Denver - Former Rocky Flats Neighbors Share Health Horror Stories - Jeff Todd
  • Mainichi Daily News - Japan vows to ramp up efforts to export renewable energy technology

    Wednesday, July 12, 2017

  • Korea Times - KHNP faces complaints from constructors over Moon's nuclear exit policy - Jhoo Dong-chan
  • Elko Daily Free Press - Commentary: How to make use of those Yucca Mountain tunnels - Thomas Mitchell
  • WaxahachieDailyLight, TX - Rep. Barton applauds passage of revitalized Nuclear Waste policy
  • Common Dreams - Dirty Water Appropriations Rider - Environment America
  • Nevada Independent - Public comment closes, wait begins for decision on national monuments - Jackie Valley, Megan Messerly
  • National Law Review - OSHA Update- July 2017: Regulatory Updates, Continued Enforcement and a Recent OSHRC Decision
  • The Hill blog - Trump wants to deregulate on the cheap - Stuart Shapiro
  • Alamogordo Daily News - Tularosa Downwinders to host annual candlelight vigil Saturday - Tara Melton
  • Los Alamos Monitor - Workers fired, disciplined after LANL shipment violation - Tris DeRoma
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - LANL Holds Accountable Those Individuals Responsible For Improper Shipment Of Special Nuclear Material - Carol A. Clark
  • Aiken Standard - Documents favor MOX over downblending - Michael Smith
  • Tri-City Herald - Looking for Hanford's radioactive hot spots from the air - Annette Cary
  • KOMO Seattle - House budget restores $54 million to Hanford nuke cleanup - Associated Press
  • CBS Denver - Confidentiality Agreements Broken In Attempt To Warn About Rocky Flats - Rick Sallinger
  • AP News - Perry: Threat to US nuclear reactors 'real,' ongoing - Matthew Daly
  • Bloomberg - Don't Blame Climate Change for the Largest Iceberg Ever - Eric Roston
  • Bloomberg - May to Avert Nuclear Fallout Ahead of Brexit Repeal Bill - Alex Morales
  • Reuters - Toshiba regains access to credit line but tough conditions applied -sources - Taiga Uranaka and Taro Fuse
  • Reuters - E.ON's nuclear unit to cut at least half its workforce by 2026 - Tom Kaeckenhoff
  • Lower Hudson Journal - Nuclear plant shutdowns a crisis for small towns across the USA - Thomas C. Zambito
  • Foreign Policy - How to Reason With a Nuclear Rogue - Jon Wolfsthal
  • Washington Post - Letter: How to deter North Korea - John E. Kelley, Washington, retired from the Foreign Service
  • Daily Mirror - Thousands of jobs are at risk from a "nuclear Brexit" - Mike Clancy
  • The Independent - Fracking can contaminate rivers and lakes with radioactive material, study finds - Ian Johnston
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - OF NUCLEAR INTEREST: We need emergency planning - Mary and James Lampert
  • Washington Examiner - Senators tell Rex Tillerson to declare Iran non-compliant with nuke deal - Joel Gehrke
  • Sputnik News - Retired US Generals Challenge Trump's Attitude Toward Iran Nuclear Deal
  • Lower Hudson Journal - Crystal River Nuclear Plant troubles sapped jobs, tax base - Joseph Baucum
  • Utility Dive - Both sides in nuke subsidy battles see Allco decision bolstering their case
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Lawmakers scramble to advance credit for ailing industry - Sam Mintz and Kristi Swartz
  • News & Star - Korean firm 'in competition' over Cumbria's new nuclear reactors
  • New York Times - South Korea's Anti-Nuclear Push Casts Cloud Over KEPCO's Reactor Exports
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Oak Ridge company didn't test radioactive shipments as required by feds - Brittany Crocker
  • WLTX Columbia, SC - Campground Houses Nuclear Plant Workers - Chuck Ringwalt
  • The Hill blog - Senate panel approves Trump EPA, nuke agency nominees - Devin Henry
  • Allentown Morning Call - William Ferguson: With deregulated electricity, no need to subsidize nuclear power
  • FITSNews.com, SC - Letter: Complete Nuclear Plant, Keep Santee Cooper - Robert Peeples, Bishopville, S.C.
  • Grand Island Independent - SCC grad promoted at Cooper Nuclear Station
  • Radio New Zealand - Radioactive crater teeming with life
  • Daily Caller - EXCLUSIVE: Gov't Red Tape Costs Every Nuclear Plant $63 Million Annually - Andrew Follett
  • Xinhua News - Egypt to sign nuclear power plant deal with Russia
  • Xinhua News - Diplomatic negotiation only way out for Korean Peninsula nuclear issue: Chinese ambassador
  • CM Mining Weekly - Construction formally starts at Salamanca uranium mine
  • Vermont Public Radio - Company Signs Deal To Handle Radioactive Reactor Components At Vermont Yankee - Howard Weiss-Tisman
  • Brattleboro Reformer - Company has deal to dismantle reactor at Vermont Yankee - Mike Faher
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Letter: what a ride - Sasha Pyle, Santa Fe
  • Lower Hudson Journal - When a nuclear plant shuts down, who pays? - Sammy Roth
  • Lower Hudson Journal - Zion still struggling 19 years after nuke plant shut down - Kelly McGowan
  • Lower Hudson Journal - Kewaunee County ready to move on after nuclear plant closing - Richard Ryman
  • Lower Hudson Journal - Nuclear plants and fire dept. slush funds: Podcast - Frank Scandale
  • News Ghana - IAEA commends Nigeria's commitment to nuclear safety
  • BelTA - Steam generators for second unit of Belarusian nuclear power plant now in Veliky Novgorod
  • MuskokaRegion Metroland - Nuclear power not the answer to energy question: reader - Martha Kashap, Huntsville
  • World Nuclear News - EDF confirms Flamanville EPR start-up schedule
  • World Nuclear News - Euratom gains new attention in UK parliament debate
  • World Nuclear News - Nigerian regulator committed to safety, says IAEA
  • Miami Herald - Nuclear review board signs off on plan to pump wastewater underground at Turkey Point - Sydney Pereira
  • Daily Sabah - First unit of Akkuyu nuclear power plant to be launched in 2023
  • Scotland National - Five arrested after staging blockade at Trident base at Coulport - Greg Russell
  • Cumbria Crack - Copeland Council attends national nuclear meeting - Carl Fallowfield
  • WSPA-TV Spartanburg, SC - Oconee Nuclear Station siren testing scheduled today
  • Tri-City Herald - House budget would reduce proposed Hanford cuts - Annette Cary
  • Valley Breeze, Lincoln, RI - TOM WARD - We need to stop kidding ourselves about power
  • Phys.org - US need for four polar icebreakers 'critical,' warns report
  • Scottish Daily Record - Scourge of sneaky Russian spy submarines as soaring number of vessels spotted 'lurking' off Faslane - Stephen Stewart
  • DOE - Energy Department Announces $46.2 Million for 48 Projects to Advance Solar Power Technologies
  • NRC - NRC to Hold Regulatory Conference with Entergy Regarding Apparent Violation at Pilgrim Nuclear Power Plant
  • USGS - M 4.5 - 30km SE of Ishinomaki, Japan
  • USGS - M 4.8 - 59km SSE of Hasaki, Japan
  • IAEA - NEW CRP: Enhancing Security in Transport of Nuclear and other Radioactive Material (J02009) - Michael Shannon IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security
  • IAEA - IAEA Mission Says Nigerian Nuclear Regulator Committed to Safety, Sees Areas for Improvement
  • Asahi Shimbun - Disaster-struck beach to reopen in Miyagi after 6 summers closed - Yusuke Yamada
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - N-arms ban treaty lacks viability without nuclear weapon countries
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - 82 nations to be represented in Hiroshima
  • Jiji Press - Fukushima City Still Struggling with Labor Shortages
  • Yonhap News - Drought hits N. Korean breadbasket hard
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings: Advisory Committee on the Medical Uses of Isotopes FR Document: 2017-14543 Citation: 82 FR 32207 PDF Pages 32207-32208 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Xinhua News - Spotlight: China leads global efforts in clean energy expansion
  • Xinhua News - IEA chief hails China's efforts on combustible ice
  • Korea Times - Nuclear plants strong or vulnerable? - Ko Dong-hwan
  • Korea Times - KEPCO likely to win nuclear deal in UK - Lee Hyo-sik

    Tuesday, July 11, 2017

  • KTVN Reno - Only on 2: Rep. Mark Amodei Open to Yucca Mountain Negotiations - Paul Nelson
  • The Hill blog - Trump triggers fight over Yucca waste site - Timothy Cama
  • Stars and Stripes - Report: VA claims for Gulf War illness denied 80 percent of the time - Nikki Wentling
  • Hans India - A primer on India's nuclear energy sector
  • Heritage Foundation Daily Signal - You're Fired: Trump's VA Terminates 500, Suspends 200 for Misconduct - Luke Rosiak
  • AUstin American-Statesman - VA's first public list of fired employees includes Texas workers - Jeremy Schwartz
  • Albuquerque Journal - Los Alamos disciplines employees for lapses - Phil Parker
  • Los Alamos Monitor - DPU set to present the future of power--Lab, county work on utilities plan - Tris DeRoma
  • Hanford Sentinel, CA - Lindsey Dillon, University of California, Santa Cruz
  • CBS Denver - Rocky Flats: Colorado's Nuclear Shadow
  • AP News - Diplomats: US drafts new sanctions resolution against NKorea - Edith M. Lederer
  • Reuters - Magnitude 5.3 quake hits southern Japan, no tsunami warning - Elaine Lies and Osamu Tsukimori
  • Reuters - U.N. nuclear watchdog to open uranium bank that may have no clients - Mariya Gordeyeva
  • 38North - What is True and Not True About North Korea's Hwasong-14 ICBM: A Technical Evaluation - John Schilling
  • CBS Denver - Building A Community In Colorado's Nuclear Shadow - Mark Ackerman and Rick Sallinger
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Celebration as UN adopts historic nuclear weapons ban - Tim Wright
  • New Hampshire Public Radio - The Latest In Nuclear Energy - GUESTS: Armond Cohen - Executive Director of the Clean Air Task Force; Jim Connell - Associate professor of physics at UNH; teaches about myths and misconceptions in nuclear energy; Raymond Shadis - Consulting technical advisor for the New England Coalition on Nuclear Pollution and Vice President for Legal Initiatives
  • CNET - Senators want answers on risk of nuclear power plant hacks - Alfred Ng
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Markey presses for information on reported hacking - Geof Koss
  • San Jose Mercury News - Opinion: 100 percent renewable energy in California by 2050 needs nuclear in the mix - Stephen Williams
  • The Guardian - UK should stay in Euratom nuclear body, says Labour - Anushka Asthana and Heather Stewart
  • St. Louis Post-Dispatch - State tests show radioactive contamination in stormwater at West Lake Landfill - Bryce Gray
  • FOX2now St. Louis - Radioactive storm water found near West Lake Landfill
  • Trenton Times - N.J. nuclear siren test will be just that -- a test - Bill Gallo Jr.
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Shipment error prompts firing of lab worker - Rebecca Moss
  • Deccan Herald - Promise of renewable energy - C Sivaram
  • Daily Caller - India Has Almost Finished The World's First Advanced Thorium Nuclear Reactor - Andrew Follett
  • FirstPost - Russia offers India latest third-generation reactors for post-Kudankulam nuclear project
  • Red Wing Republican Eagle - NRC to discuss nuclear plant's 2016 safety record
  • Daily Post Nigeria - Why FG should forget about building proposed nuclear power plant – Group - Chijioke Jannah
  • Mainichi Daily News - Nuclear authority chief raps Tepco's attitude toward Fukushima
  • Korea Herald - 'Nuclear power plant suspension could bring legal charges' - Julie Jackson
  • Platts - Exelon's Clinton nuclear unit in Illinois at 85% power after pump maintenance - Steven Dolley
  • New Delhi Mainstream Weekly - Bangladesh is Hungry for Power: Nuclear Power is the Only Solution - Monaem Sarker, Director General, Bangladesh Foundation for Development Research, Dhaka
  • Xinhua News - Resolution of Korean Peninsula nuclear issue needs concerted efforts: FM
  • Arkansas Democrat-Gazette - Entergy asks for 3.96% rate increase in Arkansas; utility targets December approval - David Smith
  • BBC - Sellafield firefighters set strike date in pay dispute
  • Press TV - JCPOA Joint Commission to convene on July 21: Iranian official
  • Xinhua News - Vietnamese radiation facilities violate management regulations: agency
  • NRDC.org - Debunking Three Myths About "Baseload" - Kevin Steinberger Miles Farmer
  • Center for American Progress - Questions Every Governor Should Ask About the Department of Energy's Grid Study - Luke Bassett
  • Joongang Daily - A fruitless summit - Lee Sang-ryeul
  • BBC - Fusion energy pushed back beyond 2050 - Edwin Cartlidge
  • NW Evening Mail - Barrow shipyard advise residents not to panic during test of emergency alarm - Amy Fenton
  • NW Evening Mail - Barrow shipyard advise residents not to panic during test of emergency alarm - Amy Fenton
  • New Straits Times - Energy security through nuclear power? - Latifah Azlan
  • Heartland Institute - Research & Commentary: Study Proposing 100 Percent Renewable Energy 2050 Is a Pipedream - Tim Benson
  • Reuters - TABLE-Belgian nuclear power reactor outages - Rochester Post-Bulletin
  • Post-Bulletin - Power companies lead the way to clean energy - Ben Fowke
  • BelTA - Belarus invites foreign partners to visit BelNPP
  • BelTA - IAEA pleased with personnel training in Belarusian nuclear power plant's education, training center
  • All Things Nuclear - Turkey Point: Fire and Explosion at the Nuclear Plant - Dave Lochbaum, director, Nuclear Safety Project
  • DOE - Energy Department Awards New Contract to Manage and Operate SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory
  • NRC - NRC Finalizes Guidance for Subsequent License Renewals
  • NWTRB - NWTRB Public Meeting on High-level Radioactive Waste Glass Corrosion
  • NWTRB - AGENDA: Summer Board Meeting, Wednesday, June 21, 2017, Richland, WA
  • USGS - M 5.2 - 14km SW of Tarumizu, Japan
  • World Nuclear News - IEA says clean energy investment 'stalled' in 2016
  • World Nuclear News - Kewaunee dry fuel storage campaign sets records
  • Asahi Shimbun - Students recover parts of A-Bomb Dome from river after 72 years - Hiroki Kitamura
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Exposure may top 100mSv for JAEA worker
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Abe must implement policies honestly - Riichiro Maeki
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Strong quake jolts Kagoshima
  • Jiji Press - Japan's Anticonspiracy Law Draws Mixed Responses
  • Jiji Press - Anticonspiracy Law Comes into Force in Japan
  • Press TV - Top Iran, Russia diplomats discuss JCPOA implementation
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Licenses, Certifications, and Approvals for Nuclear Power Plants FR Document: 2017-14491 Citation: 82 FR 32016 PDF Pages 32016-32017 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Export License Applications: Diversified Scientific Services, Inc. FR Document: 2017-14485 Citation: 82 FR 32014 PDF Pages 32014-32016 (3 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Applications; Amendments: FirstEnergy Nuclear Operating Co.; Beaver Valley Power Station, Units 1 and 2 FR Document: 2017-14517 Citation: 82 FR 32017 PDF Pages 32017-32021 (5 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2017-14542 Citation: 82 FR 32016 PDF Page 32016 (1 page) Permalink

    Monday, July 10, 2017

  • Las Vegas Sun - Yucca Mountain bill hijacks Nevada's authority - Judy Treichel
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Letter: Nuke dump seems like one expensive proposition - Jack Corrick Boulder City
  • Mainichi Daily News - Hiroshima peace activist vows to continue nuke ban campaign after UN treaty adoption
  • Conservative Review - First fake news, now EPA-funded fake science - Dr. Tom Borelli
  • Arab Daily News - Israel's Nuclear Whistleblower Mordechai Vanunu Sentenced and Threatened
  • Government Accountability Project - Truth Be Told Speaking Program - Government Accountability Project
  • Bloomberg - EDF May Have to Shut Up to 17 Reactors, Ecology Minister Says - Francois De Beaupuy
  • Reuters - Police question six in Israel-Germany submarine deal - Maayan Lubell
  • Reuters - Turkey wants to start Sinop nuclear plant construction - Erdogan - David Dolan and Ece Toksabay
  • Reuters - EDF sells Areva New NP stakes to Mitsubishi Heavy and Assystem - Sudip Kar-Gupta
  • Reuters - France may close up to 17 nuclear reactors by 2025 - Hulot - Simon Carraud
  • France 24 - France could close 'up to 17' nuclear power plants by 2025 - Alexander Hurst
  • Times of Israel - Nuclear spy Vanunu gets community service for talking to foreigners - Stuart Winer
  • News Corp Australia - Australia's secret plans to have its own nuclear arsenal - Benedict Brook
  • The Guardian - Ministers act to head off revolt over membership of European nuclear regulator - Anushka Asthana and Heather Stewart
  • Financial Times - UK nuclear regulator faces skills shortage after Brexit - Andrew Ward
  • BBC News - Nuclear material work to close Caithness road
  • Asia Times - India speeding toward nuclear energy self-sufficiency - Seema Sengupta
  • London Times - Nuclear plant failing watchdog's standards - Michael McHugh
  • The Guardian - What is Euratom and why does it matter? - Dan Roberts
  • Platts - French energy minister says up to 17 nuclear reactors may be closed by 2025 - Andreas Franke
  • Interfax-Ukraine - Nuclear fuel inspectorate approves use of Westinghouse fuel at two more reactors of Zaporizhia NPP
  • Sputnik News - US Fuel Loading Into Two Ukrainian NPP Units - Ukraine's Nuclear Inspectorate
  • Manawatu Standard - Editorial: Rainbow Warriors' dream of nuclear free world still way off - Ric Stevens
  • FITSNews.com, SC - SC Nuclear Project Will Go On - FITS
  • Yeni Safak - Why does Turkey's nuclear energy bother the EU? - Erdal Tanas Karagöl
  • Brattleboro Reformer - Vermont Yankee: Anti-nuclear group doubts cleanup plan - Mike Faher
  • Nevada Independent - Longtime Yucca fighter: 'We're worried but also optimistic' about waste dump in era of Trump - Michelle Rindels
  • Chemical & Engineering News - Bill to restart Yucca Mountain repository moves in Congress - Jeff Johnson
  • Joongang Daily - Nuclear options - Oh Young-hwan
  • World Nuclear News - Strategic investors finalise New NP acquisitions
  • World Nuclear News - Tanzania uranium project suspended
  • World Nuclear News - Energoatom gets approval to build used fuel facility
  • Cape Cod Times - Pilgrim seeks to skip cybersecurity rules - Christine Legere
  • Japan Times - Japan's nuclear safety chief raps Tepco's attitude on Fukushima No. 1 crisis, restarting other reactors - Daily Pioneer
  • New Delhi Pioneer - OpEd: India into SCO, how far from NSG? - Baisali Mohanty
  • Press TV - Iran ready to deal with 'any misguided US step': Ministry
  • ITV UK - Firefighters at Sellafield nuclear site announce strike date
  • Japan Times - EU looks at lifting import curbs on Fukushima rice, Tohoku marine products, wild vegetables: sources
  • Washington Post - Editorial: The dream of 'clean coal' is burning up
  • Las Vegas Sun - Editorial Cartoon: Smith's World for July 10, 2017
  • Chandigarh Tribune - China wall: India looks for another NSG route
  • RFI - France to close up to 17 nuclear power stations
  • E&E Daily - Military's future could rely on tiny nuclear reactors - Sam Mintz
  • BelTA - Nuclear waste burial facility in development in Belarus
  • E&E Daily - DOE already has red teams. and they don't always work - Umair Irfan
  • Xinhua News - China tops the world in renewable energy production: BP report
  • E&E Daily - APPROPRIATIONS: Committee to vote on energy research cuts, water rider - Sam Mintz and Ariel Wittenberg
  • Greenfield Recorder - Letter: Article didn't do Seabrook protest justice - John A. Carney, Deerfield
  • Platts - Russia's Novak urges removal of political barriers to energy projects, international cooperation
  • E&E Daily - EPW: Panel to consider EPA and NRC picks, several bills - Kevin Bogardus
  • GAO - Gulf War Illness: Improvements Needed for VA to Better Understand, Process, and Communicate Decisions on Claims GAO-17-511
  • NRC - NRC to Conduct Open House to Discuss 2016 Performance of Davis-Besse Nuclear Power Plant
  • USGS - M 5.9 - 6km WNW of San Pedro, Philippines
  • IAEA - Cambodian Researchers Use Isotopic Technique to Help Farmers Increase Yields and Revenues - Miklos Gaspar, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - Inter-agreement Cooperation: Four Regional Agreements Meet During the TC Conference - Mickel Edwerd , IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation; Crosby Plaza, IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation
  • NHK World - Slightly higher cancer risk for nuclear worker
  • NHK World - Nuclear watchdog raps TEPCO safety management
  • Asahi Shimbun - Virtual power plants take green energy closer to the mass market - Hiroki Ito
  • Asahi Shimbun - VOX POPULI: Not talking about Japan's war might bring it back again
  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2017-14515 Citation: 82 FR 31780 PDF Pages 31780-31781
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Northern New Mexico FR Document: 2017-14392 Citation: 82 FR 31766 PDF Page 31766

    Sunday, July 09, 2017

  • Free Lance-Star, Fredericksburg, VA - Column: Scientific study is under threat in the Trump era - Andrew A. Rosenberg
  • Global Research - Whistleblower: "The NSA Is Still Collecting the Full Content Of U.S. Domestic E-Mail, Without a Warrant …" - Bill Binney and Washington's Blog
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Robert Winkel Charged With Criminal Damage To Property At LANL - Maire O'neill
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Atomic Heritage Foundation Collaborates With Local Partners To Preserve Oral History Of Manhattan Project - Atomic Heritage Foundation News
  • AP News - AP reporters on how North Korea, other nations view standoff
  • Rapid City Journal - Activists warn against more uranium mining in the Black Hills - Kelsey Sinclair
  • The State - Possible demise of SCE&G nuclear project stokes fears in poor SC county - Sammy Fretwell
  • KSDK St. Louis - Possible radioactive contamination found in St. Louis County - Grant Bissell
  • UK Independent - Chernobyl nuclear reactor slated for billion-dollar solar park despite radiation fears - Fiona Keating
  • Press TV - Interview: 'US argument of nuclear deterrence not valid' - Jan Oberg and Jim Walsh
  • New Zealand Herald - Kiwi tech company helps with safe nuclear waste disposal - Dane Ambler
  • Financial Times - The nuclear conundrum--Brexit unspun podcast
  • Oak Ridge Today - Oak Ridge could set up committee to celebrate its 75th anniversary - John Huotari
  • Saudi Gazette - UAE's peaceful nuclear energy program advances
  • Sputnik News - Russia's Barguzin Nuke Trains Will Make Pentagon Think Twice About First Strike
  • LimaOhio News - Opinion: Say 'no' to FirstEnergy nuclear subsidy - Bill O'Keefe
  • Benzinga - EnergySolutions to Speak on Decommissioning and Storage & Transportation at the 2017 RadWaste Summit
  • Tri-City Herald - Guest column: Wind and solar alone can't meet America's energy needs - Jim Conca
  • Daily News & Analysis - Indo-US energy ties power a bright future - Manish Vaid
  • Press TV - US is world's largest source of terrorism, not Iran: American writer
  • Pueblo Chieftain - Cotter proposes to increase surety - Tracy Harmon
  • Belfast Telegraph - Sellafield's plutonium facilities fail to meet high standards, says watchdog
  • Irish Mirror - Growing fears of radioactive leak at Sellafield amid watchdog findings - Pat Flanagan, Michael McHugh
  • Livemint India - Nuclear Power: India trying to join Wassenaar Arrangement, Australia Group
  • USGS - M 4.5 - 26km S of Shibushi, Japan
  • Mainichi Daily News - Possible safety regulation violations at Ibaraki Pref. nuclear facility led to accident: NRA
  • Houston Chronicle - Letter: Nuclear waste disposal--A safe place? - James A. Babb, Friendswood
  • Texas Low Level Radioactive Waste Disposal Compact Commission - Xcel Prairie Island Nuclear Plant Import Application TLLRWDCC #1-0163
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Voluntary evacuees from 2011 disaster still need support

    Saturday, 8 July, 2017

  • Houston Chronicle - letters: Nuclear waste disposal - James A. Babb, Friendswood
  • KRNV 4 Reno - Meet Democratic Congresswoman Jacky Rosen, who's running against Dean Heller in 2018 - Ben Margiott
  • LA Monitor - LANL to hire 2,400 in next few years - Tris DeRoma
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - LANL: Hazmat Challenge Tests Responders' Skills - Kirsten Laskey
  • Denver Post - Rocky Flats refuge critics dig in over fears that relocated prairie dogs could unearth radioactive materials - John Aguilar
  • Longmont Times-Call - Proposal to move prairie dogs from Longmont to Rocky Flats stirs opposition - John Fryar
  • KNDO/KNDU-TV NBC - Hanford contractor agrees to settle penalty for waste
  • Tri-City Herald - State waives Hanford fine in return for waste storage improvements - Annette Cary
  • Bloomberg - Scared About North Korea? You Aren't Scared Enough - Tobin Harshaw
  • Bloomberg - Chernobyl Radioactive Zone May Get Giant French-Built Solar Park - Anna Hirtenstein
  • Reuters - EDF not involved in French government stake sales: source - Michel Rose
  • Reuters video - Hackers breach a dozen U.S. nuclear power plants
  • USA Today - These massive nuclear blasts happened decades ago. We're just seeing the videos now
  • KSDK St. Louis - Possible radioactive contamination found in St. Louis County - Grant Bissell
  • Radio New Zealand - Chch company to help tackle nuclear waste problem - Jacob McSweeny
  • Mainichi Daily News - A-bomb survivor gives powerful speech after anti-nuke treaty adopted at UN
  • Waynesville Daily Guide, MO - WHS teachers attend nuclear camp
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Japan will not sign nuclear ban pact
  • Charlotte Business Journal - Duke Energy Carolinas eyes charges for Lee nuclear plant in coming rate case - John Downey
  • New Europe - Sweden blocks Lithuanian OSCE resolution criticising Belarus' nuke plant
  • Daily Caller - OpEd: Going Nuclear On Climate Change - David Lewis
  • Mining Global News - Russian state corporation suspends $1.2 billion uranium project in Tanzania - Vladimir Basov
  • CBS News - Book explores government's nuclear bunker at Raven Rock
  • Globe and Mail - A clean-energy future comes with significant costs for Canadians - John Williamson
  • NHK World - A-bomb survivors hailed for contributing to treaty
  • NHK World - Nagasaki survivor calls nuclear ban treaty epochal
  • Asahi Shimbun - N-weapons ban pact hailed, but Japan slammed for lack of role
  • Mainichi Daily News - Over 120 nations adopt first treaty banning nuclear weapons
  • Jiji Press - Treaty Banning Nuclear Weapons Adopted at U.N. Conference
  • Yonhap News - Tillerson: Freezing N. Korea's nuclear program unacceptable - jschang@yna.co.kr
  • Radwaste Monitor - Nevada Extends Deal for Former State Attorney's Firm to Fight Yucca - Dan Leone
  • Radwaste Monitor - Texas Nuclear Waste Lawsuit Already Moot, Feds Say - Chris Schneidmiller
  • Radwaste Monitor - NRC Sets Licensee Fees for FY17 - Chris Schneidmiller
  • Radwaste Monitor - NRC Has Spent Most of Nuclear Waste Fund Carryover on Yucca Work
  • Radwaste Monitor - Utilities Balk at Suspending SONGS Settlement Revenue Collection - Radwaste Monitor
  • Radwaste Monitor - Wrap Up: NRC Schedules Meeting on Pilgrim Plant Safety Finding

    Friday, July 07, 2017

  • KTNV Las Vegas - Nevada prepares to fight against Yucca Mountain project - Associated Press
  • Charleston Post Courier - Trump should signal his intentions on Yucca Mountain - Debra J. Saunders
  • Berks County Community Foundation - Bill Would Revive Nuclear Waste Repository - Keystone State News Connection
  • Daily Energy Insider - House Energy and Commerce Committee clears used nuclear fuel bill
  • Norwalk Reflector OH - Perrysburg: US Labor Department to hold meetings for current or former nuclear weapons workers and their survivors
  • KDVR FOX31 Denver - Activists say moving prairie dogs to Rocky Flats could unearth plutonium - Anica Padilla and Tammy Vigil
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Happy talk should not obscure ORNL threat - Jeff Navin
  • Oak Ridge Today - Readers ask about layoffs at ORNL, UPF - John Huotari
  • Diablo Magazine - Q&A with Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory Scientist Ben Santer - Casey Cantrell
  • AP News - Over 120 nations adopt first treaty banning nuclear weapons - Edith M. Lederer
  • AP News - Renewable energy surges past nuclear for 1st time in decades - Michael Biesecker
  • AP News - The Latest: S. Korean president seeks talks with Kim Jong Un
  • Bloomberg - Chernobyl Radioactive Zone May Get Giant French-Built Solar Park - Anna Hirtenstein
  • Bloomberg - Hungary Commits to Russia Gas Route as Poland Looks to U.S. - Gabriella Lovas and Zoltan Simon
  • Bloomberg - Russians Are Suspects in Nuclear Site Hackings, Sources Say - Michael Riley , Jennifer A Dlouhy , and Bryan Gruley
  • Bloomberg - U.S.-Led Bid to Condemn North Korea at UN Breaks Down, Officials Say - Kambiz Foroohar
  • Bloomberg - Does Trump Understand Nuclear Game Theory? - Leonid Bershidsky
  • Reuters - Kansas nuclear operator is victim in hacking spree: Bloomberg - Jim Finkle
  • Reuters - Germany says cyber threat greater than expected, more firms affected - Andrea Shalal
  • Reuters - South Korea's Moon calls North's missile launch a 'nuclear provocation' - Denis Dyomkin
  • Reuters - EDF's Fessenheim 2 nuclear reactor restart delayed until Jan 2018 - Bate Felix
  • The Guardian - Treaty banning nuclear weapons approved at UN - Ian Sample Science editor
  • Business Insider - Hackers breached at least a dozen US nuclear power sites – and officials are zeroing in on a familiar player - Sonam Sheth
  • Moscow Times - Russian General in Charge of Nuclear Weapons Resigns
  • Tri-City Herald - Richland nuclear plant cited for safety violation over waste shipment - Annette Cary
  • KUTV 2News - US won't fine company for spilling radioactive sludge outside Utah waste disposal facility - Mead Gruver
  • CBS Denver - Prairie Dogs To Be Relocated To Former Nuclear Weapons Facility - Karen Morfitt
  • Idaho Statesman - Letter: Radioactive waste - Gary E. Richardson, Boise
  • Michigan Live - DTE's Fermi 2 nuclear plant released higher-than-normal chlorine load into Lake Erie - Tanda Gmiter
  • Detroit Free Press - Fermi 2 plant reports higher chlorine release into Lake Erie - Associated Press
  • Mainichi Daily News - Possible safety regulation violations at Ibaraki Pref. nuclear facility led to accident: NRA
  • The Chattanoogan - Nuclear Field Information Sessions Offered This Summer At Chattanooga State
  • London Times - Firefighters to strike at Sellafield nuclear plant - Emily Gosden
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea's nuke envoy to join regional security meeting in Singapore - kokobj@yna.co.kr
  • CBC Canada - Point Lepreau nuclear plant in market for 2 light armoured vehicles
  • Japan Times - Please Hitachi, no reactor in Wales - Robat Idris, Pentraeth, Wales
  • HNN Huntingtonnews - South Carolina Public Service Commission Reschedules Hearing on SCE&G's Troubled Nuclear Construction Project to October 2, In Response to Request by Friends of the Earth & Sierra Club
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - Coastal Commission moves briefing on San Onofre nuclear waste to San Diego - Rob Nikolewski
  • FOX News - Iran illegally seeking weapons tech from German firms, according to report - Benjamin Weinthal
  • Tri-City Herald - Update: Silver Dollar Fire 100 percent contained - Annette Cary
  • China News Service - China leads world in nuclear power plant technology
  • Interfax-Ukraine - EU sends EUR19 mln in grants for EBRD-managed Nuclear Safety Account
  • Ukrainian Financial - EBRD nuclear safety work gets boost from European Union
  • Panorama.am - Armenia's Nuclear Power Plant renews energy production
  • Yonhap News - Full text of joint statement by leaders of S. Korea, Japan, U.S.
  • Deutsche Welle - Wind and sun turn on US nuclear energy
  • Lynchburg News and Advance - Update: Nuclear inspectors head to BWXT after unexpected uranium find
  • WIBW-TV Topeka, KS - Report: Wolf Creek nuclear plant targeted by hackers
  • Reuters - Sweden's nuclear tax phase-out to save Vattenfall SEK 3 bln/yr -CEO
  • Public Affairs London - EDF dumps MHP and picks Portland for big-money brief - David Singleton
  • USGS - Earthquake:
  • IAEA - IAEA Completes Nuclear Security Advisory Mission in Hungary
  • World Nuclear News - UK regulator outlines plan to 'remain fit for future'
  • World Nuclear News - IAEA completes review of Hungarian nuclear security
  • World Nuclear News - IRSN raises issues with design of Cigéo repository
  • BBC - Hackers breached a dozen US nuclear plants, reports say
  • Japan Times - U.N. set to adopt treaty banning atomic weapons despite opposition from nuclear powers, Japan
  • Japan Times - Living with a nuclear North Korea - Gwynne Dyer
  • Japan Times - Negotiations won't stop Pyongyang from getting nukes - Eli Lake
  • Japan Times - Nuclear Regulation Authority chief draws flak for saying North Korea should attack Tokyo instead of a reactor
  • Mainichi Daily News - Editorial: Nuclear weapons ban treaty a step toward realizing nuke-free world
  • Bellona - First ever climate neutral power plant--Statoil to fuel Dutch power plant with hydrogen - Bellona Europa
  • BelTA - U.S. delegate: Construction of nuclear power plants ought not to be politicized
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Weekly Receipts FR Document: 2017-14284 Citation: 82 FR 31597 PDF Page 31597 (1 page) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Rule List of Approved Spent Fuel Storage Casks: EnergySolutions Corp., VSC-24 Ventilated Storage Cask System, Renewal of Initial Certificate and Amendment Nos. 1-6 FR Document: 2017-14292 Citation: 82 FR 31433 PDF Pages 31433-31440 (8 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Proposed Rule List of Approved Spent Fuel Storage Casks: EnergySolutions Corp., VSC-24 Ventilated Storage Cask System, Renewal of Initial Certificate and Amendment Nos. 1-6 FR Document: 2017-14290 Citation: 82 FR 31512 PDF Pages 31512-31514 (3 pages) Permalink

    Thursday, July 06, 2017

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Nevada adds more money to fight Yucca Mountain project - Sean Whaley
  • Las Vegas Sun - Nevada poised to fight Yucca Mountain nuclear waste dump - Cy Ryan
  • POWERmag - Trump Administration Swats at Texas in Yucca Mountain Nuclear Repository Legal Fight - Sonal Patel
  • Nevada Appeal - Nevada official believes state in good position to fight Yucca Mountain - Geoff Dornan
  • Union Democrat, Sonora, CA - Trump still not clear on intent for Yucca - Debra Saunders
  • Daily Energy Insider - House subcommittee prioritizes Yucca Mountain, R&D in budget
  • Reno News & Review - Yucca again - Dennis Myers
  • Nevada Independent - Rosen officially announces Senate bid, says Reid encouraged her to run - Megan Messerly
  • Martinsville Bulletin - OpEd: Natural gas can replace nuclear energy - David Banks, retired energy industry communications executive and occasional commentator
  • Sofia News Agency - Source of Radiation Found in Varna
  • Pakistan Nation - 6th MOX nuclear shipment leaves France for Japan
  • Legal Reader blog - Beryllium Rule Sacrifices Human Lives - Dawn Allen
  • Idaho Statesman - Letter: Mike Simpson - Jerry Brady, Boise
  • KOMO Seattle - Wildfire partly on Hanford nuclear site is 85 percent contained - Associated Press
  • KATU Portland - Several wildfires, including one partly on Hanford nuclear site, burning in Washington
  • AP News - Kim vows North Korea's nukes are not on negotiation table - Foster Klug and Hyung-Jin Kim
  • Bloomberg - Magnitude 5.8 Earthquake Shakes Montana - Associated Press
  • Bloomberg - Southern's Clean Coal Experiment Officially Dead on State Order - Mark Chediak
  • Bloomberg - Negotiations Won't Stop North Korea From Getting a Nuke - Eli Lake
  • Reuters - China's Xi urges peaceful resolution to North Korea issue - Ben Blanchard
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Poised to outlaw nuclear weapons for the first time - Tim Wright
  • EurActiv - Belarus deflects Lithuanian attempt to mobilise support against nuclear plant - Georgi Gotev
  • Baltic Course - Lithuanians' OSCE resolution on Belarus' NPP blocked in 'painful blow from Sweden'
  • The Guardian - Letters: Nuclear is to wind as Betamax is to Netflix – why Hinkley Point C is a turkey - Christopher Jessop, Andrew Warren, Brian Price
  • BBC - Russian war monument turns out to be radioactive
  • Competitive Enterprise Institute blog - Nuclear Power v. Renewable Subsidies - Roger O'Neill
  • Bangkok Post - Nuclear renaissance continues despite Fukushima - Apinya Wipatayotin
  • Bellona - Fire aboard floating nuclear plant ignites fresh debate - Charles Digges
  • Radio New Zealand - France confirms rethink on nuke compensation
  • Mainichi Daily News - Nagoya man reflects on nuclear weapons ban petition he wrote as a teen 70 years ago
  • Indian Express - Rural India starts to go nuclear, urban families grow in shrinking space - Zeeshan Shaikh
  • DutchNews - Cancer treatment at risk if nuclear reactor is not replaced – RIVM
  • Financial Times - Euratom matters to the UK--Britain is a deeply embedded part of the wider European nuclear industry - Andrew Ward
  • Iranian Financial Tribune - Iran, EU Experts to Advance Nuclear Coop
  • Metro UK - Firefighters at Sellafield nuclear plant will go on strike for the first time - Jen Mills
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - Negotiations over San Onofre nuclear waste extended - Rob Nikolewski
  • Yonhap News - N.K. might have miniaturized nuke warheads for ICBMs: ex-IAEA official
  • Scoop NZ - Safe nuclear waste disposal aided by Kiwi technology - Press Release: ARANZ Geo Limited
  • World Nuclear News - First loading campaign completed at UK dry fuel store
  • World Nuclear News - MOX fuel shipment leaves France for Japan
  • World Nuclear News - Analysts see US 'recarbonisation' policy as unclear for nuclear
  • Baton Rouge Advocate, LA - Entergy applies for 20-year license extension for River Bend - Howard Arceneaux
  • Yonhap News - Nuke envoys of S. Korea, U.S. likely to meet next week - kokobj@yna.co.kr
  • WFMZ Allentown - Will Three Mile Island get bailed out by Pennsylvania? - Tim Silfies
  • Korea Times - US 'Hero of the Environment' urges Moon to reconsider scrapping nuclear energy - Lee Han-soo
  • The Guardian - Hinkley Point C: UK censured for failing to consult German public - Adam Vaughan
  • Xinhua News - French ecology minister hopes to cut down on nuclear power by 2025
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Regulators share takeaways from security stress tests - Blake Sobczak
  • Patna Daily - There Are No Pros; Only Cons to Nuclear Energy - Anandi Sharan
  • Daily Energy Insider - NEI urges Senate to extend nuclear production tax credit
  • AllAfrica - Nigeria: 2018 Budget - Govt Cautioned Against Nuclear Plants, Carbon Fuels - Abbas Jimoh
  • Michigan Peninsula News - Nuclear waste debate expands with House Committee advancement of Dingell-Upton amendment
  • Detroit News - Fermi 2 plant in Mich. reports higher chlorine release - Associated Press
  • WSET ABC Lynchburg, VA - NRC called in to inspect BWXT after uranium found in a plant system - Elizabeth Tyree
  • POWERmag - FP&L Seeks State Exemption to Build New Florida Plant - Darrell Proctor
  • ACTmedia - Romania's Nuclear Regulatory Mechanism Strengthened
  • TASS - East Europe:
  • Reuters - South Africa's Eskom signs $1.5 billion loan agreement with China - TJ Strydom
  • Oak Ridge Today - NNSA: Y-12 funding would be up 25 percent under president's budget request - John Huotari
  • USGS - Earthquake: M 5.8 - 11km SSE of Lincoln, Montana
  • USGS - Earthquake: M 5.1 - 166km SE of Kamaishi, Japan
  • USGS - Earthquake: M 6.5 - 3km NNE of Masarayao, Philippines
  • IAEA - Nuclear Science for Art: Workshop Focuses on Safe Practices - Kyle Pilutti, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - Prevention Rather Than Crisis Reaction Protects US Horticulture Industry from Medflies - Nancy Hart, International Development Correspondent
  • World Nuclear News - Digitisation experts explain benefits for nuclear
  • NHK World - MOX fuel shipment leaves France for Japan
  • NHK World - JAEA may have violated safety rules
  • Asahi Shimbun - Replicated film shows daily life in Hiroshima before A-bomb - Sonoko Miyazaki
  • Japan Times - In France, anti-nuclear activists protest sixth MOX shipment en route to Japan
  • Japan Times - Newly digitized footage shows Hiroshima before A-bomb
  • Jiji Press - Japan, U.S. Call for Tightening Sanctions against N. Korea
  • Army Department - Notice Meetings: Army Science Board FR Document: 2017-14160 Citation: 82 FR 31312 PDF Page 31312 (1 page) Permalink
  • Minneapolis Star Tribune - US won't fine company for spilling radioactive sludge - Mead Gruver
  • NW Evening Mail - Cumbria County Council's leader warns of 'unprecedented' challenges
  • Daily Energy Insider - Owendoff promoted to Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of Office of Environmental Management

    Wednesday, July 05, 2017

  • Public News Service - House Committee Votes to Revive Nuke Dump Plan - Andrea Sears
  • Washington Times - Nevada senator has most vulnerable Senate seat in 2018 midterm election - Sally Persons
  • The Hill blog - Regulators make new push to roll back Obama rules - Lydia Wheeler
  • Mainichi Daily News - Editorial: Abe administration must stop trying to control bureaucracy's information
  • Tri-City Herald - Senator questions Hanford vit plant subcontracting change - Annette Cary
  • Global Research - Radioactive Waste Still Flooding Columbia River, EPA Says - Karina Brown
  • Bloomberg - UN to Meet on North Korea After U.S. Confirms Rocket Was ICBM - Nick Wadhams and Kanga Kong
  • Reuters - North Korea says its ICBM can carry nuclear warhead; U.S. urges global action - Jack Kim and Christine Kim
  • Reuters - South Korea sees high possibility of sixth nuclear test by North: defense minister - Christine Kim
  • BBC - Emmanuel Macron aboard France's Le Terrible nuclear submarine
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - DOE funds local businesses' space observation, nuclear sustainment projects - Brittany Crocker
  • Dhaka Tribune - Govt to pay Russia additional $5 million for Rooppur nuclear power plant - Asif Shawkat Kallol
  • ABC News - Fire breaks out on floating nuclear plant at Russia shipyard - The Associated Press
  • Patriot Post - Trump's Nuclear Energy Ambitions - Paul Albaugh
  • Radio New Zealand - France reconsiders compensation bids by nuclear test veterans - Walter Zweifel
  • Hawaii Public Radio - Pacific News Minute: France Committed to Compensating Victims of Nuclear Testing - Neal Conan
  • Nairobi Standard - Nuclear power as an enabler of innovative development in Africa - Thuo Njoroge
  • Korea Herald - Moon's populist approach to nuclear decisions - Kim Myong-sik, former editorial writer for The Korea Herald
  • World Nuclear News - Nuclear waste study breaks synchrotron record
  • World Nuclear News - UK nuclear modular manufacturing R&D centre opens
  • World Nuclear News - Russia signs MOU for Vietnam nuclear research centre
  • World Nuclear News - UK launches 2017 nuclear workforce assessment
  • World Nuclear News - Digitisation experts explain benefits for nuclear
  • World Nuclear News - Progress being made at Rooppur site, says IAEA head
  • World Nuclear News - Moon urged to halt South Korean nuclear exit
  • Mainichi Daily News - 'Dry retrieval' plan for nuclear fuel debris at Fukushima plant set to be adopted
  • Korea Herald - Scholars demand Moon halt his nuclear policy
  • Wall Street Journal - Coal, Nuclear on the Losing End of Power Shift - Russell Gold
  • Korea Herald - Nuclear reactor suspended due to problem in cooling system
  • BelTA - Lukashenko: Lithuania was invited to jointly build the Belarusian nuclear power plant
  • BelTA - Belarus working on mechanism to update neighboring states on BelNPP operation
  • BelTA - Lukashenko promises 'safest' NPP in Belarus
  • EurActiv - Study: Renewables will be cheapest power source by 2030 - Sam Morgan
  • Electric Light & Power - Westinghouse maintains Palo Verde Nuclear Generating Station
  • Kingston Daily Freeman - Letter: Indian Point nuclear power plant is 'unequivocally safe' - Rob DiFrancesco, Executive Director, New York Affordable, Reliable Electricity Alliance, New York City
  • Japan Times - Fuel debris extraction plan for crippled Fukushima reactors to be revealed soon: sources
  • Marietta Daily Journal, GA - Stop wasting money on Plant Vogtle - Cynthia Patterson, Marietta
  • IAEA - IAEA Director General Acknowledges Bangladesh Progress at Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant - Aabha Dixit, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - Enhancing Cradle-to-Grave Management of Radioactive Sources Worldwide - Miguel Roncero Martin, IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation
  • BelTA - Nuclear power plant to reduce Belarus' CO2 emissions by 10m tonnes per year
  • Xinhua News - Russia's nuclear submarine test-fires cruise missile successfully in Barents Sea
  • Independent Barents Observer - Russia makes new big cuts in Arctic spending - Atle Staalesen
  • Reading Eagle - Bulletin board: Scientist who worked on atom bomb to speak at Wyomissing Public Library
  • World Nuclear News - Environmentalists appeal to Macron for nuclear
  • IAEA - Nuclear Emergencies at Sea: Experts Practice Emergency Communication Procedures - Sinead Harvey, IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security
  • NHK World - JAEA may have violated safety rules
  • NHK World - MOX fuel to be shipped from France to Japan
  • BelTA - Annual survey of radiation, nuclear safety in Belarus to be published soon
  • Press TV - New US sanctions against Iran
  • INFORUM Fargo, ND - Dorgan: Dumped it here. Dumped it there. Now we'll dump it everywhere - Darrell Dorgan
  • Eyre Peninsula Tribune, Cleve, South Australia - Letter: Definitely no 'broad' community support - Toni Scott, No Radioactive Waste on Agricultural Land in Kimba or SA
  • Financial Express Bangladesh - President seeks IAEA's support for Rooppur nuclear power plant
  • Sofia News Agency - Bulgaria's Nuclear Regulatory Agency Plans to use EUR 3 million in Funding From the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development
  • Bloomberg - EON's Old Nuclear Money Spinners Are Now Just a Big Hassle - Weixin Zha and Tino Andresen
  • FirstPost - India adds 10 more nuclear warheads to its arsenal, develops tech for strike-back: SIPRI report
  • Peterborough Examiner - Court of Appeal rules in favour of Municipality of Port Hope in $10-million LLRW fund case - Cecilia Nasmith
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Facility Operating and Combined Licenses: Applications and Amendments Involving Proposed No Significant Hazards Considerations, etc. FR Document: 2017-13804 Citation: 82 FR 31089 PDF Pages 31089-31106 (18 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Facility Operating and Combined Licenses: Involving Proposed No Significant Hazards Considerations and Containing Sensitive Unclassified Non-Safeguards Information, etc. FR Document: 2017-13112 Citation: 82 FR 31080 PDF Pages 31080-31087
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Imposition Orders: Somascan Inc. FR Document: 2017-14069 Citation: 82 FR 31087 PDF Pages 31087-31089
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards FR Document: 2017-14062 Citation: 82 FR 31106 PDF Pages 31106-31107
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2017-14226 Citation: 82 FR 31087 PDF Page 31087

    Tuesday, July 04, 2017

  • American Spectator - Political Hay: Trump Has Yet to Be Clear on Intent for Yucca - Debra J. Saunders
  • Law360 - Under Trump, Feds Want Texas Yucca Mountain Suit Denied - Michael Phillis
  • Catholic Online - This is where you can find the deadliest substance in the world, right next to the beach. and it's about to move closer! - Marshall Connolly
  • Sen. Catherine Cortez Masto (D NV) - SENS. CORTEZ MASTO, HEINRICH, HARRIS RELEASE VIDEO HIGHLIGHTING IMPORTANCE OF NATIONAL MONUMENTS
  • EnviroNews - Atomic Bellyflop: America's 1st '21st Century Nuclear Reactor' Fails, Shuts Down After 5 Months - EnviroNews
  • HNN Huntingtonnews - DOE Releases Request for Proposals for Portsmouth Paducah Project Office (PPPO) Technical Support Services
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - GAIN vouchers announced
  • ConstructionEquipment - UPDATE: HANFORD NUCLEAR SITE AT HIGH RISK FOR ANOTHER COLLAPSE
  • AP News - AP Exclusive: US tightens security on nuclear inspections - Robert Burns
  • Bloomberg - EON's Old Nuclear Money Spinners Are Now Just a Big Hassle - Weixin Zha and Tino Andresen
  • Bloomberg - Toshiba's Trash, Someone Else's Treasure - Shelly Banjo
  • Reuters - UPDATE 2-EDF raises cost estimates for UK's Hinkley Point after review - Sudip Kar-Gupta and Bate Felix
  • The Hill blog - Pentagon withholding nuclear weapons inspection results: report - Max Greenwood
  • Asbury Park Press - Oyster Creek nuclear plant taken offline - Jean Mikle
  • Lacey Patch - The Oyster Creek Nuclear Plant Had An Unplanned Shutdown Today - Patricia A. Miller
  • Daily Mail - Bill for new Hinkley Point nuclear power station hits £20bn...and may go even higher after warning project may be delayed by 15 months
  • Prothom-Alo - IAEA assures all-out support for Rooppur nuke plant
  • Western Australia Business News - CCWA takes court action against uranium mine - Fraser Beattie
  • Bellona - Rosatom loses hope in its international nuclear builds, eyes renewables - Charles Digges
  • Everett Daily Herald - Saunders: Trump unclear on Nevada nuclear waste site plans - Debra J. Saunders
  • Asahi Shimbun - Cost of building nuclear fuel reprocessing plant up 4-fold
  • Bangladesh News24 - IAEA satisfied with Rooppur nuclear plant safety measures
  • Asahi Shimbun - Rotten resin gas 'most likely' cause of Ibaraki nuclear accident
  • Economic Times - Bulgaria nuclear power plant reconnects 1,000 Mw reactor after repairs
  • Eesti Rahvusringhääling - Estonia following development of Russian floating nuclear power station
  • West Australian - Struggling Paladin hits nuclear option on $360m loan call - Stuart McKinnon
  • ITV - A new nuclear future for Cammell Laird
  • Japan Times - Editorial: Trial of former Tepco executives over 2011 disaster
  • E&E Daily - Vogtle economics foggy, but fight over who pays is certain - Kristi E. Swartz
  • Korea Times - Nuclear-free energy top priority for Paik - Yoon Ja-young
  • Bangladesh Daily Star - IAEA assures support for Rooppur nuclear plant
  • Bayshore Broadcasting - Brockton Wants Improved Nuclear Response - Robyn Garvey
  • Sofia News Agency - Bulgaria's Nuclear Regulatory Agency Plans to use EUR 3 million in Funding From the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development
  • SeeNews Southeast Europe - Bulgaria's NPP reconnects to grid Unit 5 turbo generator
  • Radio New Zealand - Tahiti test veterans await compensation
  • Greenville Daily Reflector - EPA cuts affect Research Triangle jobs
  • Philadelphia Inquirer - OpEd: EPA ditching clean water - Philadelphia Inquirer
  • Tri-City Herald - Wildfire burns onto Hanford nuclear reservation - Annette Cary
  • IPS - Is the United States Preparing for a War in Syria? - Farhang Jahanpour
  • IAEA - The IAEA's Role is Disaster Risk Reduction Law
  • NHK World - Japan to help build cleaner power plants in Africa
  • Neon Nettle - Nevada City Becomes First In The World To Enforce Chemtrail Free Zone - Jacky Murphy
  • Energy Collective - Seeking Consensus on the Externalized Costs of Nuclear - Schalk Cloete

    Monday, July 03, 2017

  • Vancouver Columbian - In Our View: Turn to Yucca Mountain--Administration on right track to revive Nevada site for nuclear waste disposal
  • Albuquerque Journal - Editorial: New LANL contract must focus on nuclear safety
  • Center for Public Integrity - Center's alarming findings on safety issues at nuclear labs drawing wide attention
  • Center for Public Integrity - Nuclear Negligence: A five part series on safety weaknesses at U.S. nuclear weapon sites operated by corporate contractors
  • Center for Public Integrity - Part One: A near-disaster at a federal nuclear weapons laboratory takes a hidden toll on America's arsenal - Patrick Malone
  • Center for Public Integrity - Part Two: Safety problems at a Los Alamos laboratory delay U.S. nuclear warhead testing and production - R. Jeffrey Smith, Patrick Malone
  • Center for Public Integrity - Part Three: Light penalties and lax oversight encourage weak safety culture at nuclear weapons labs - Peter Cary, Patrick Malone, R. Jeffrey Smith
  • Center for Public Integrity - Part Four: More than 30 nuclear experts inhale uranium after radiation alarms at a weapons site are switched off by Patrick Malone, Peter Cary, R. Jeffrey Smith
  • Center for Public Integrity - Part Five: Repeated radiation warnings go unheeded at sensitive Idaho nuclear plant - Patrick Malone, Peter Cary
  • KING5 Seattle - Silver Dollar Fire forces evacuations at Hanford - Jennifer Van Burkleo
  • Tri-City Herald - Wildfire burns onto Hanford nuclear reservation - Annette Cary
  • UPI - Total-led group lands first contract in Iran in a decade - Daniel J. Graeber
  • AP News - Iran signs $5B gas deal with France's Total, Chinese firm - Nasser Karimi
  • Bloomberg - An Oil Giant Bets Big on Iran - Chris Bryant
  • Bloomberg - World Nuclear Powers Improve Bombs While Reducing Arsenals - David Tweed
  • Bloomberg - India Gives Iran $11 Billion 'Best Offer' on Farzad-B Gas Field - Saket Sundria and Debjit Chakraborty
  • Bloomberg - India's New Tax Isn't the Last of Modi's Reforms - Iain Marlow
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Scientists prepare to debate danger of Yucca Mountain's volcanic neighbors - Keith Rogers
  • Bloomberg - EDF Says U.K. Nuclear-Project Cost May Top 20 Billion Pounds - Francois De Beaupuy
  • Bloomberg - China Warns Against 'Negative' U.S. Turn as Trump Raises Heat - Ting Shi
  • Reuters - Total marks Iran return with South Pars gas deal - Bozorgmehr Sharafedin and Rania El Gamal
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-France's EDF raises cost estimates for UK's Hinkley Point after review - Sudip Kar-Gupta and Bate Felix
  • Reuters - EDF says revised estimates will have no impact on Hinkley Point contract - Sudip Kar-Gupta)
  • Reuters - Germany produced record 35 percent of power from renewables in first half - Markus Wacket
  • Reuters - Washington tells India Westinghouse could be sold by year end: sources - Douglas Busvine
  • UPI - North Korea can make 10-20 nuclear warheads, think tank says - Elizabeth Shim
  • Deutsche Welle - SIPRI: Nuclear arms decline amid modernization efforts
  • Portland Press Herald - Maine Voices: Urge Sens. Collins and King to support ban on nuclear weapons - Kathryn E. Bourgoin
  • Center for World Indigenous Studies - WHY WE'RE INVESTIGATING GRAND CANYON URANIUM - John Ahni Schertow and Garet Bleir
  • Daily Telegraph - Cost of Hinkley Point nuclear plant climbs another £1.5bn to over £20bn, as project is again delayed - Jillian Ambrose
  • BBC - Hinkley Point: EDF adds £1.5bn to nuclear plant cost
  • Phys.org - New technique 'sees' radioactive material even after it's gone - Matt Shipman
  • Los Angeles Times - Essential California: 1,800 tons of nuclear waste with an ocean view and nowhere to go - Benjamin Oreskes and Shelby Grad
  • Daily Caller - Russia To Put Floating Nuclear Power Plant Right Next To NATO Countries - Andrew Follett
  • Casper Star-Tribune - Uranium tax cut shot down, state wants to govern oil and gas ops and lease sale nets $2.6 million - Heather Richards
  • EUobserver - Nuclear accountability curbed by EU politics and industry interests - Ana-Maria Seman
  • EnergyInfraPost - India To Restructure $20 Billion Nuclear Deal With Westy - Kallanish Energy
  • NDTV - India Gets Update On Westinghouse, Meant To Build Andhra Nuclear Reactors - Australian Business Review
  • The Australian - French debt forces uranium miner Paladin into administration - Paul Garvey
  • Aust Ralian Business News - Paladin Energy into administration - Mark Beyer
  • Dhaka Tribune - IAEA chief: Bangladesh on right track with nuclear power project - Md Emroz Khandaker, Pabna
  • Radio New Zealand - France to reconsider compensation for nuclear test victims
  • Shanghai Daily - China racing ahead on nuclear energy - Song Yingge
  • Bellona - Rosatom loses hope in its international nuclear builds, eyes renewables - Charles Digges
  • Centre Daily Times - Soaring Heights students get lesson in nuclear power - Britney Milazzo
  • Eesti Rahvusringhääling - Russia to move floating nuclear power station through Baltic Sea
  • Deutsche Welle - Germany's Nuclear Waste
  • Radio New Zealand - Tahiti remembers anti-nuclear campaigners
  • Asia Pacific Report - Tahitian anti-nuclear advocates mark 51st year since testing began - Pacific Media Watch
  • Joongang Daily - Value of nuclear plants--Thanks to nuclear power plants… Korea's electricity costs are still relatively cheap - Kim Jong-yoon
  • Chandigarh Tribune - Kalpakkam N-reactor is world's envy, India's pride
  • E&E Daily - Vogtle economics foggy, but fight over who pays is certain - Kristi E. Swartz
  • BelTA - State budget to finance expert evaluation of Belarusian nuclear power plant's stress test results
  • BrainTree and Witham Times - £1.5bn rise in building cost of Hinkley Point nuclear power station
  • The Nation Nigeria - IAEA storms Nigeria to assess nuclear regulatory infrastructure - John Ofikhenua, Abuja
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - K-25 cleanup: Eyes on contractor UCOR's 2020 vision - Brittany Crocker
  • CNSNews - John Bolton at 'Free Iran' Rally: 1979 Revolution Should Not Reach 40th Birthday - Patrick Goodenough and Fayçal Benhassain
  • SeeNews Southeast Europe - Bulgaria's NPP switches off Unit 5 turbo generator for repairs
  • Northern California Record - Sailors' $1 billion lawsuit over radiation from Fukushima nuclear disaster sails through federal court - Todd Barnett
  • KPBS - House To Consider Bill To Make Yucca Mountain Permanent Storage Site For Nuclear Waste - Brooke Ruth, Maureen Cavanaugh
  • Pakistan Dawn - The arrival of clean energy - Khurram Lalani
  • African Review - Energy diversity a priority across Africa
  • Oldham Chronicle - Trip of a lifetime for nukes blast children
  • Tri-City Herald - Wildfire burns onto Hanford nuclear reservation - Annette Cary
  • NRC - NRC Amends Licensing, Inspection and Annual Fees for Fiscal Year 2017
  • IAEA - IAEA Director General Highlights IAEA Support for Development During Myanmar Visit - Aabha Dixit, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • World Nuclear News - Bulgarian regulator to hold Kozloduy tender
  • World Nuclear News - Cost of Hinkley Point C rises by 8%, EDF says
  • World Nuclear News - Pakistan's Chashma 4 connected to grid
  • World Nuclear News - Paladin Energy enters administration
  • World Nuclear News - Electricity market review is pregnant with options
  • The Guardian - Hinkley Point C: the government should start planning alternatives - Nils Pratley
  • The Guardian - Hinkley Point C is £1.5bn over budget and a year behind schedule, EDF admits - Adam Vaughan
  • BBC - Hinkley Point: EDF adds £1.5bn to nuclear plant cost
  • Aiken Standard - Editorial: Don't let V.C. Summer, Vogtle muddy MOX waters
  • DOE:EM - DOE Releases Request for Proposals for Portsmouth Paducah Project Office (PPPO) Technical Support Services (TSS)
  • openDemocracy - Nuclear safety in Europe: decision-making behind closed doors? - Dana Marekova
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Nevada expected to boost contract to aid Yucca Mountain fight - Sean Whaley
  • Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board - Rule Freedom of Information Act FR Document: 2017-13863 Citation: 82 FR 30722 PDF Pages 30722-30724
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Clarification on Endorsement of Nuclear Energy Institute Guidance in Designing Digital Upgrades in Instrumentation and Control Systems FR Document: 2017-13918 Citation: 82 FR 30913 PDF Pages 30913-30914
  • Tennessee Valley Authority - Notice Atomic Safety and Licensing Board; Establishments: Tennessee Valley Authority Clinch River Nuclear Site Early Site Permit Application FR Document: 2017-13942 Citation: 82 FR 30938 PDF Page 30938

    Sunday, July 02, 2017

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Analysis: Trump pushing to restart Yucca Mountain but hasn't said why - Debra J. Saunders
  • Los Angeles Times - 1,800 tons of radioactive waste has an ocean view and nowhere to go - Ralph Vartabedian
  • Global Research - Permanent War Against Humans and the Planet - Nora Fernandez
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - OpEd: A radioactive future for Carlsbad? - Sally Blakemore
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - The past 100 years(#3): July 2, 1992
  • AP News - Nuclear industry says no impact seen from hacking campaign
  • Bloomberg - Total to Sign Milestone Iran Gas Deal Since Sanctions Eased - Hashem Kalantari
  • Reuters video - U.S. warns nuclear, energy firms of cyber plot
  • Reuters - U.S. trade group says no nuclear power plants have been hacked - Jim Finkle
  • The Guardian - Russia begins cleaning up the Soviets' top-secret nuclear waste dump - Shaun Walker in Andreyeva Bay
  • Economic Times - Nuclear reactor at Kalpakkam: World's envy, India's pride - Pallav Bagla
  • Amarillo Globe-News - Pantex near Amarillo among potential sites for plutonium pit production - Ben Egel
  • KOTA-TV, Rapid City SD - Tax cut for Wyoming uranium meets lawmaker opposition
  • Daily Caller - Solar Panels Generate 300 Times More Toxic Waste Than Nuclear Reactors - Andrew Follett
  • Xinhua News - Stanford researchers exploring how corals of Bikini Atoll survive nuke tests
  • Filipino Reporter - Time to change nuclear arsenal rules - Manuel Caballero
  • Ventura County Star - Letter: Alternative facts about nuclear plants - Bruce Little, Camarillo
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - Letter: Diablo Canyon nuclear plant should be shut down responsibly - Ralph Cavanagh, Natural Resources Defense Council
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - PNM: Time to shift to more renewables - Alan Eckert
  • Aiken Standard - Editorial: Don't let V.C. Summer, Vogtle muddy MOX waters
  • Jerusalem Post - US REPS. SLAM IRAN NUCLEAR DEAL AT TEHRAN REGIME OPPONENTS' SUMMIT - REUTERS
  • Japan Times - Coastal Fukushima women late in checking breast cancer suspicions since 3/11: study
  • PBS NewsHour - Graphic novel shows life in Nevada's 'doom towns' during atomic testing - Ivette Feliciano & Andy Kirk
  • BBC - Talks to avert strike by Sellafield firefighters
  • NHK World - Families learn about A-bomb on streetcar
  • NHK World - Magnitude 5.3 quake hit Hokkaido
  • Press TV - US seeks to undermine Iran's regional position: Larijani
  • WWALS Watershed Coalition - Video: Will you lead to sun and wind power? John S. Quarterman to Tom Fanning, CEO, at Southern Company stockholder meeting 2017-05-24
  • Energetyka.pl - Trump wznowi rozwój energetyki jadrowej - Dr. Eng. Andrzej Strupczewski
  • Austin American-Statesman - PolitiFact: No beef about it: France relies on nuclear energy - W. Gardner Selby - American-Statesman Staff
  • BT.com - Ukraine claims Russian security services behind cyber attack - Russian Companies

    Saturday, July 01, 2017

  • San Diego Union-Tribune - Editorial: Revival of Yucca Mountain nuclear waste project overdue
  • Wilkes-Barre Citizens' Voice - Account for nuke waste
  • KING5 Seattle - Studies: Hanford tunnels holding radioactive materials at risk of collapse - Russ Walker and Susannah Frame
  • Spokesman-Review - Second waste storage tunnel at Hanford is at risk of cave-in, regulators say - Chad Sokol
  • KEPR Pasco - DOE: Increased risk of another tunnel collapse at Hanford PUREX Site - Elise Haas
  • KUOW Puget Sound - U.S. Dept. Of Energy Says Both Hanford Tunnels At High Risk For Further Collapse - Anna King
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Scientists prepare to debate danger of Yucca Mountain's volcanic neighbors - Keith Rogers
  • Construction Equipment - GEIGER COUNTING: Changes at Three Mile Island and Yucca Mountain
  • NRDC.org - House GOP Energy Vision Almost As Blind As Trump's - Marc Boom
  • JD Supra - U.S. House Takes First Step in Moving Energy Spending Bill - Faegre Baker Daniels
  • Kaiser Health News (KHN) - McConnell Has About $200B In 'Candy' To Make Deals On Obamacare Repeal - Michael McAuliff
  • Climate Progress - Energy efficiency, renewables spending to be cut in half under House budget proposal - Mark Hand
  • Peoria Journal Star - Letter: Remembering those lost to war - Paul Appell
  • People's World - Trump Labor Dept. yanks added beryllium exposure protections
  • Federal News Radio - Is the IG's report on whistleblower retaliation at GSA anything more than a history lesson? - Jason Miller
  • Idaho Statesman - House panel chaired by Idaho's Simpson softens cuts to INL, other energy programs - Bryan Clark
  • EIN News - DOE Renews WIPP Council of State Governments – Midwestern Region Cooperative Agreement
  • AP News - High risk for 2nd tunnel collapse at nuclear waste site - Nicholas K. Geranios
  • AP News - US renews pressure on China with an eye on NKorea threat - Bradley Klapper and Julie Pace
  • Reuters - U.S. warns businesses of hacking campaign against nuclear, energy firms - Jim Finkle
  • Reuters - BRIEF-China Nuclear Energy Technology Corp says unit enters Lianshui finance lease agreement
  • Reuters - U.S. says ex-consultant set up meetings over Iran's nuclear program - Brendan Pierson
  • Seattle Times - 2nd Hanford tunnel storing radioactive waste at risk of failing, federal study says - Hal Bernton
  • Science AAAS - South Korea's nuclear U-turn draws praise and darts - Dennis Normile
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Hit delete on the "right" to nuclear energy in new weapons ban - Ray Acheson
  • New York Times - Nuclear Power and Climate Change - Carol M. Browner, Washington, former administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency, is a member of Nuclear Matters, a national coalition
  • The Hill blog - Obama left nuclear waste in South Carolina, Trump can clean it up - Kevin Bryant
  • Greeneville Sun, TN - New Inspector Named For Nuclear Fuel Services
  • Press TV - Germany approves sale of nuclear-capable submarines to Israel: Report
  • Iranian Financial Tribune - Trump's Plan for Nuclear Revival Begins With a Study
  • Mainichi Daily News - Anti-tsunami policy shift key to criminal trial of ex-TEPCO execs
  • Mainichi Daily News - Former TEPCO worker turned monk on remorse-driven pilgrimage
  • Asahi Shimbun - EDITORIAL: Fukushima trial should clarify why TEPCO execs didn't act
  • Westmorland Gazette - Letter: We should not be transporting nuclear warheads by road - Philip Gilligan, Sandside
  • Eastern Mirror - We need collaboration with India on n-power: Bangladesh ex-AEC chief
  • Daily Star London - Fire RAGES in Chernobyl nuclear disaster zone as over 100 firefighters rush to scene - Tom Evans
  • Aiken Standard - Since 1950s, Savannah River Site changes face of Aiken County
  • Xinhua News - Radiation level in Chernobyl zone "normal" despite forest fire: report
  • Citizens for Legitimate Government - Ex-SF Navy shipyard workers allege fraud in radiation cleanup
  • Virginian-Pilot - Naval Station Norfolk: the first 100 years
  • Forbes blog - Tunguska Eyewitnesses Describe What It's Like To Live Through A Meteor Strike - K.N. Smith
  • Portsmouth Herald News - NRC to determine C-10 status as nuke plant interveners - Max Sullivan
  • Kyiv Post - Ecology minister asks journalists not to spread fake news about fire in Chornobyl zone
  • Tri-City Herald - PUREX tunnel collapse structural integrity analysis press conference - Bob Brawdy
  • Tri-City Herald - Second Hanford radioactive waste tunnel has 'high potential' of collapse - Annette Cary
  • USGS - M 5.2 - 27km E of Chitose, Japan
  • NHK World - Abe vows to promote recovery in Fukushima
  • Asahi Shimbun - Scrapping Tokai facility will cost 1 trillion yen and take 70 years - Hiroshi Ishizuka
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Outside directors should fulfill obligation to oversee companies
  • Fin24 - Why wage war for a slice of SA's electricity pie? - Dr Anthonie Cilliers
  • Yonhap News - Moon, Trump agree to phased approach to N. Korea denuclearization - Byun Duk-kun
  • E&E Daily - WHITE HOUSE: Trump's energy promises? Some already exist - Emily Holden, Brittany Patterson, Umair Irfan and Benjamin Hulac
  • Beyond Nuclear - 50-group environmental coalition urges rejection of H.R. 3053, the Nuclear Waste Policy Amendments Act of 2017
  • Atomic Insights - Do Natural Gas Interests Create Or Amplify Bad News About Nuclear Energy? Will They Continue To Push? - Rod Adams
  • Rutland Herald - Nuclear business has done it before - Susan Smallheer
  • NHK World - Major quakes hit Hokkaido, Kyushu
  • George AFB, CA - 1956-05-25 AF – Technical Order 00-110A-1 Radioactive Waste Disposal
  • SeeNews Southeast Europe - Bulgaria to launch tender for technical support to nuclear regulator - EBRD
  • STL.News - McCaskill Calls for Answers on Questionable Department of Energy Contracting Arrangement
  • Energy Collective - Analysis Group Answers Perry's Questions: Changing Resources Doesn't Make Grid Unreliable, but Does Save Consumers Money - Advanced Energy Perspectives
  • 953MNC Michiana< IN - Congressman Fred Upton authors bill to keep nuclear waste out of Great Lakes Basin - Tommie Lee
  • WOOD Radio - Bill would keep nuclear waste out of Great Lakes Basin
  • Colorado Daily - Peace Train: Throwing caution to the wind--Many believe Rocky Flats is still too dangerous to open to the public - Judith Mohling, Rocky Mountain Peace and Justice Center
  • Harwich and Manningtree Standard - Letter: Full costs of Bradwell B required - Judy Lea, Spital Road Maldon
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - Why today's Americans have less fear and loathing about nuclear power - Joshua Emerson Smith

    Friday, June 30, 2017

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Scientists prepare to debate danger of Yucca Mountain's volcanic neighbors - Keith Rogers
  • Business Facilities - Safe Deposit Boxes
  • Tyler Morning Telegraph - Editorial: Nuclear power is necessary for a truly green future
  • Daily Energy Insider - Energy and Commerce Committee advances eight bills
  • Daily Energy Insider - Nuclear scientists to discuss fast reactors, related fuel cycles at international conference
  • Daily Energy Insider - Nuclear Energy Institute urges FERC to take action to prevent nuclear plant closures
  • Daily Energy Insider - US uranium production, prices and employment decreased in 2016
  • Daily Energy Insider - House advances legislation to provide nuclear production tax credit access to non-profits
  • NBC Bay Area - Hunters Point Whistleblowers Expose More Alleged Fraud In Connection with Shipyard Cleanup - Liz Wagner and Michael Horn
  • Bloomberg BNA - Whistle-blowing Kasowitz Firm Seeks Billions From Chemical Giants - Peter Hayes
  • Toronto Star - Editorial: Commitment to clean up mercury near Grassy Narrows is welcome and overdue
  • Mohave Daily News - Contract for Los Alamos lab up for bid
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - DOE Renews Grant To NMED - Chris Clark
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Los Alamos Scientist Sherri R. Bingert Honored - Carol A. Clark
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - House energy bill softens Trump cuts - Bryan Clark
  • KPVI Pocatello - INL's 'Advanced Test Reactor' Celebrates 50 Years - Deanne Coffin
  • Oak Ridge Today - DOE not responding to questions about budget, Perry's advocacy - John Huotari
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Oak Ridge National Laboratory could face massive layoffs under Trump budget request - Brittany Crocker
  • Bloomberg - 'Clean Coal' Will Always Be a Fantasy--Mississippi gives up on carbon capture, and the rest of the world should, too.
  • Bloomberg - Ex-Tepco Leaders Plead Not Guilty in Fukushima Nuclear Trial - Associated Press (Mari Yamaguchi)
  • Reuters - Former Tepco executives plead not guilty in first Fukushima case - Aaron Sheldrick
  • Reuters - China builds new military facilities on South China Sea islands: think tank - Eric Beech
  • Reuters - U.S. envoy slams U.N. Security Council for inaction on Iran - Michelle Nichols
  • Reuters - Takeover target Amec to retain European nuclear business - Esha Vaish
  • Reuters - BRIEF-China Nuclear Energy Technology says Liu Genyu has been appointed as executive director
  • Casper Star-Tribune - A tax cut for uranium unfair to oil, gas and coal, lawmakers say - Heather Richards
  • Heritage Foundation Daily Signal - Trump Is Taking Steps to Help the Nuclear Power Industry. Here's What Can Be Done - Katie Tubb
  • Washington Post - Trump vows to 'unleash' American energy but unveils only modest new steps - Steven Mufson and Chris Mooney
  • CNBC - Trump announces efforts to revive nuclear energy, export more American coal
  • NBC News - NASA Revives Plan to Put Nuclear Reactors on Mars - Irene Klotz
  • Charleston Post Courier - Ga. utilities prepare to take over embattled nuclear project in possible model for S.C. reactors - Thad Moore
  • Tri-City Herald - How sturdy are Hanford's radioactive tunnels? Initial report due Friday - Annette Cary
  • Financial Times - Amec drops planned sale of European nuclear business - Andrew Ward
  • Spokesman-Review - Tests making progress for Idaho nuclear waste treatment - Keith Ridler, Associated Press
  • Indian Express - Why we need nuclear power - Kirit Parikh
  • Atlanta Journal-Constitution - PSC: Vogtle work farther behind, but improving - Russell Grantham
  • Prothom-Alo - Rooppur nuke plant cost increases by Tk 75b - Arun Karmakar
  • The Australian - Idea of an Australian nuclear submarine fleet just won't float - Greg Sheridan
  • ABC.au - Tony Abbott rebuked by Marise Payne over criticism on nuclear submarine rejection - Louise Yaxley
  • Mid-Hudson News - Indian Point 2 back online
  • Power Technology - IAEA awards nuclear scientists for research on fast reactors
  • London Times - Offshore wind power could be 25% cheaper than Hinkley's nuclear - Emily Gosden, Energy Editor
  • Daily Mirror - Fire breaks out in forest surrounding Chernobyl nuclear power plant exclusion zone - Rhian Lubin
  • Sputnik News - 'Nuclear 17': Hackers Believed to Have Breached US Nuclear Power Plant Network
  • Indian Express - Pakistan cautions against US' expansion of nuclear capabilities
  • Times of Central Asia - US military could be smuggling uranium out of Afghanistan, locals say
  • Cumbria Crack - Trainees gather in Workington to shape the future of nuclear - Carl Fallowfield
  • Deutsche Welle - 40 years of German anti-nuclear action
  • Korea Herald - PM tries to calm worries over laymen's decision on nuke reactors
  • Tri-City Herald - Head of Energy Northwest, operator of Richland nuclear plant, to retire - Annette Cary
  • Brattleboro Reformer - Vermont Yankee can send tainted water to Idaho - Mike Faher
  • ABC News - Correction: Vermont Yankee story - Associated Press
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Vogtle analysts say productivity's up at reactor site - Kristi E. Swartz
  • Town Hall - A New Iran Policy - Linda Chavez Linda Chavez
  • SFGate - Ex-SF Navy shipyard workers allege fraud in radiation cleanup - J.K. Dineen
  • Construction.RU - Rosatom to build Nuclear Technology Centre in Vietnam - Tatiana Kanunnikova
  • Kyiv Post - Forest fire flares up near Chornobyl plant (VIDEO) - Nataliya Trach
  • SeeNews Southeast Europe - Bulgaria to launch tender for technical support to nuclear regulator - EBRD
  • The State - Solar panels to sprout near SCE&G headquarters - Sammy Fretwell
  • TASS - Radiation levels spike amid wildfire in Ukraine's Chernobyl exclusion zone
  • Somerset County Gazette - £27m cooling system for Hinkley C to be built in the UK - Steven Salter
  • Pakistan Herald - Pakistan is a responsible nuclear state and the world needs to stop maligning its efforts with baseless propaganda
  • The Sentinel, Carlisle, PA - Letter: Nuclear energy not at fault - Joe Gusler, President of Central PA Building and Construction Trades and co-chair of Clean Jobs for Pennsylvania
  • Idaho Business Review - Tests making progress for Idaho nuclear waste treatment - Associated Press
  • Ghana Business News - Ghana to work faster ahead of its roadmap for nuclear power generation - Source: GNA
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - DOE cap design continues - Kevin Trevellyan
  • Toronto Sun - $1B worth of energy wasted last year: engineers - Shawn Jeffords
  • Tri-City Herald - Second Hanford radioactive waste tunnel 'high potential' of collapse - Annette Cary
  • NRC - NRC to Conduct Open House to Discuss 2016 Performance of Prairie Island Nuclear Generating Plant
  • NRC - NRC to Conduct Open House to Discuss 2016 Performance of Monticello Nuclear Generating Plant
  • NRC - NRC Announces Senior Resident Inspector at Nuclear Fuel Services in Erwin
  • IAEA - Delivering the Right Radiation Dose: Workshop Helps Professionals Integrate Uncertainties - Oleksandra Gudkova, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • World Nuclear News - Trump heralds golden era for US energy
  • World Nuclear News - EDF 'aims to prove' Flamanville 3 reactor cap can stay
  • World Nuclear News - Construction officially begins on Kudankulam 3 and 4
  • The Guardian - Fukushima nuclear disaster: former Tepco executives go on trial - Justin McCurry
  • BBC - Fukushima nuclear disaster: Tepco executives on trial
  • Trend News Agency - Iran's Zarif meets France president to talk regional issues - Emil Ilgar
  • NHK World - Three former TEPCO execs plead not guilty
  • Asahi Shimbun - Ex-TEPCO execs plead innocent over Fukushima nuclear disaster - Eiji Shimura
  • Japan Times - Ex-Tepco execs plead innocent as 3/11 nuclear negligence trial kicks off - Daisuke Kikuchi
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - 3 ex-TEPCO execs plead not guilty over Fukushima N-crisis
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Megabanks compete for top role as backers of clean energy
  • Mainichi Daily News - Ex-Tepco execs plead not guilty as trial starts over Fukushima crisis
  • Mainichi Daily News - UN and EU praise Iran over nuclear deal but US is critical
  • Jiji Press - 3 Ex-TEPCO Execs Plead Not Guilty over 2011 Fukushima N-Crisis
  • Jiji Press - Scrapping JAEA N-Reprocessing Plant to Cost One T. Yen: Estimate
  • Press TV - UN, EU hail Iran nuclear commitment; US differs
  • Press TV - Scrapping Iran's nuclear deal not in US interest: Majlis speaker
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Paducah FR Document: 2017-13806 Citation: 82 FR 29858 PDF Page 29858 (1 page) Permalink
  • Energy Department - Notice Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Savannah River Site FR Document: 2017-13807 Citation: 82 FR 29858 PDF Pages 29858-29859 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Weekly Receipts FR Document: 2017-13831 Citation: 82 FR 29859 PDF Page 29859 (1 page) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Rule Fee Schedules: Fee Recovery for Fiscal Year 2017 FR Document: 2017-13520 Citation: 82 FR 30682 PDF Pages 30682-30708 (27 pages) Permalink
  • Veterans Affairs Department - Meetings: Research Advisory Committee on Gulf War Veterans' Illnesses FR Document: 2017-13774 Citation: 82 FR 30004 PDF Page 30004 (1 page) Permalink
  • Deutsche Local - Daring activist stunt delays first ever river shipment of nuclear waste
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - House committee approves bill to restart Yucca Mountain project - Gary Martin
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - After 30 years, nothing's changed in Nevada's fight against storing nuclear waste at Yucca Mountain - Steve Sebelius
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - OpEd: Waving the white flag on Yucca Mountain is the coward's way out - Bob Fulkerson Reno The writer is state director of the Progressive Leadership Alliance of Nevada
  • NEI - House Subcommittee Prioritizes Yucca Mountain, R&D in Budget
  • DOE:EERE - Energy Department Announces up to $4 Million for Geothermal Deep Direct-Use Feasibility Studies
  • GovTrack - H.R. 3053: Nuclear Waste Policy Amendments Act of 2017 - Status: Ordered Reported on Jun 28, 2017
  • DOE:EM - DOE Renews WIPP Council of State Governments – Midwestern Region Cooperative Agreement

    Thursday, June 29, 2017

  • San Diego Union-Tribune - House panel passes bill that resurrects sending nuclear waste to Yucca Mountain - Rob Nikolewski
  • Las Vegas Sun - House panel OKs nuclear waste storage bill tied to Yucca Mountain - Yvonne Gonzalez
  • Japan Times - U.S. panel backs bill to revive Yucca Mountain nuclear waste dump
  • KDWN 720 AM - House Moving Forward With Plan To Revive Yucca Mountain
  • Bloomberg - Trump's Plans for a Nuclear Revival Will Begin With a Study - Jennifer A Dlouhy
  • Washington Post - The Energy 202: Rick Perry touts carbon-cutting technology while simultaneously trying to cut its funding - Dino Grandoni
  • Asbury Park Press - A new future for Lacey's radioactive waste? - Amanda Oglesby
  • Wahkiakum County Eagle - Letter: Verbal dueling of neighbors continues - J.B. Bouchard, Puget Island
  • Science Magazine - House panel advances bill eliminating ARPA-E, holds DOE science steady - Christa Marshall, E&E News
  • billmoyers.com - More Than You Ever Wanted to Know About Beryllium
  • Toledo Blade - Town halls set over redress for illnesses
  • Fremont News Messenger - Labor Department to hold meetings for nuclear workers
  • PR Newswire - Report That Trump Will Gut OSHA Rules May Be Premature, Says LeClairRyan Attorney - LeClairRyan
  • Tri-City Herald - State bill for ill Hanford worker compensation resurfaces - By Annette Cary
  • KSL-TV - U. helps victims of nuclear fallout share their stories - Liesl Nielsen
  • EIN Newsdesk - DOE Renews Grant to New Mexico Environment Department
  • La Grande Observer, OR - MY VOICE: Want to clean up Hanford? - Rep. Greg Walden
  • OPB.org - audio(#1): Hanford Cleanup Needs More Money - Allison Frost w/Washington state representative Gerry Pollet
  • Tri-City Herald - Editorial: Solar plant affirms DOE land transfer
  • AP News - US quietly publishes once-expunged papers on 1953 Iran coup - Jon Gambrell
  • AP News - Iran accuses US of 'brazen' plan to change its government - Edith M. Lederer
  • Bloomberg - Jeff Sessions Is Dismantling Obama's Legal Legacy - Tom Schoenberg
  • Bloomberg - One of America's First Clean Coal Plants May Have Just Died - Mark Chediak
  • Bloomberg - The Iran Nuclear Deal Faces 'Death by a Thousand Cuts' - Ladane Nasseri
  • Bloomberg - Coal's Hot Summer - David Fickling
  • Reuters - New coal power plants may block Japan's carbon emissions goal: minister - Yuka Obayashi and Ami Miyazaki
  • Reuters - BRIEF-Georgia Power says co, Southern Nuclear prepared to assume Vogtle project management by late july
  • Reuters - EDF must replace Flamanville reactor cover by 2024: regulator - Geert De Clercq
  • Reuters - BRIEF-Uranium Participation reports financial results for the period ended May 31, 2017 - Eikon
  • E&E Daily - WHITE HOUSE: Trump to announce steps to aid nuclear industry – sources - Emily Holden and Hannah Northey
  • Press TV - Talks on prohibition of nuclear weapons at UN - Susan Modaress
  • Augusta Chronicle - Georgia Power, Southern Nuclear ready to take over project management at Plant Vogtle expansion - Joe Hotchkiss
  • Center for Public Integrity - Center's alarming findings on safety issues at nuclear labs drawing wide attention
  • Financial Times - White House leaves option of Westinghouse aid open - Demetri Sevastopulo and Barney Jopson in Washington and Ed Crooks in New York
  • South Strand News, SC - Santee Cooper eyes rate hikes, extends deadline for ailing nuclear power project - David Wren
  • Charleston Post Courier - Shareholder concerns weigh on SCE&amp;G's nuclear plant decision as customers wait, worry - David Wren
  • IAEA - IAEA Awards Young Nuclear Scientists for Research on Fast Reactors and Related Fuel Cycles
  • Pittsburgh Business Times - $1.3M grant will boost Pitt nuclear energy research - Paul J. Gough
  • Japan Times - Shareholders urge utilities to end nuclear power generation, are snubbed by management
  • Tacoma News Tribune - Uranium industry seeks tax break - The Associated Press
  • West Australian - Eco group to fight uranium mining tick - Tom Zaunmayr and Dylan Caporn
  • DOE - Nuclear Energy: Clean, Constant, and Cool
  • Lake Country Now - Lawmakers are forcing taxpayers to go nuclear - David Williams, Taxpayers Protection Alliance
  • FirstPost - Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant construction begins, expected to finish in 73 months
  • Green Bay Press Gazette - Dominion: All nuke fuel gone from power plant - Associated Press
  • Business Daily Kenya - Kenya's bid for nuclear energy gets House nod - Edwin Mutai
  • Asahi Shimbun - Utilities reject shareholders' calls for nuclear power phase-out
  • Focus Taiwan - United Daily News: Inconvenient truth about nuclear-free homeland
  • Rockland County Times - Letter: Plans for Indian Point Nuclear Power Plant Replacement Must Protect Our Air - Frank Fraley, President – SHARE-NY
  • The Hankyoreh - [Editorial] Shin-Kori nuclear reactors to be a case study in deliberative democracy
  • London Times - Kepco eyes deal to rescue Moorside nuclear plant in Cumbria - Emily Gosden, Energy Editor
  • Namoi Valley Independent - Deputy premier wants nuclear power to remain an option
  • E&E Daily - OHIO Boosts for coal, nuclear fizzle in Legislature - Benjamin Storrow
  • Korea Times - Nuclear freeze will be entrance to talks to resolve N. Korea issue: Moon - Kim Rahn
  • Yonhap News - Bold, practical ways needed to resolve N.K. nukes issue: minister nominee - sooyeon@yna.co.kr
  • Pakistan News International - India offered modern weapons, N-trade waiver
  • Aiken Standard - MOX funding still mixed in Washington - Michael Smith
  • Bristol Post - Bristol not on Hinkley Point nuclear emergency list
  • Orange County Register - Bill that could send nuclear fuel out of San Onofre advances - Teri Sforza
  • Deutsche Welle - Nuclear waste-carrying ship sails for first time on German river
  • Ghana News Agency - Ghana to work faster ahead of its roadmap for nuclear power generation - Christabel Addo
  • Hudson Valley News Network - Indian Point Unit 2 Nuclear Power Plant Returns to Service - Kathy Welsh
  • Radio New Zealand - Anti-nuclear marches planned in Tahiti
  • BBC - Hitachi committed to Wylfa Newydd says plant's developer
  • Moneycontrol Mumbai - Fast track nuke power to meet growing energy needs: Niti Aayog
  • Baton Rouge Advocate - Letter: Couhig questions tax commissions appraisals - Kevin Couhig, West Feliciana Parish President
  • Japan Times - Court finds ex-environment ministry official Yuji Suzuki guilty of taking bribes
  • Paducah Sun - Helping workers - Ryan Hermens
  • GlobalMeat News - Belarus' president pushes for farms in Chernobyl exclusion zone
  • NRC - NRC to Conduct Open House to Discuss 2016 Performance of Point Beach Nuclear Power Plant
  • NRC - NRC Announces Resident Inspectors at Harris Nuclear Plant
  • NRC - NRC Issues Confirmatory Order to Tilden Mining Company, L.C.
  • IAEA - IAEA-PAHO Follow-up Meeting on Emergency Preparedness and Response for Radiological Emergencies in the Caribbean Sub-Region - Scarlett Ihlau, IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation
  • World Nuclear News - Nuclear construction reaches 25-year high
  • World Nuclear News - French regulator says Flamanville 3 is safe to start
  • World Nuclear News - US waste management bill passes committee vote
  • World Nuclear News - Ikata 1 decommissioning gets regulatory approval
  • NHK World - Survey: Tests may have missed 4 in 10 cancer cases
  • NHK World - Trial of 3 former TEPCO execs to begin soon
  • Asahi Shimbun - Governor states firm opposition to Hamaoka plant restart - Japan News
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Electric firm shareholders reject proposals to end N-power
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Beyond patronage politics: Where is SA going with Eskom? - Jun 29 2017 12:59 Piet van Staden, Energy Intensive User Group of Southern Africa
  • Fin24 CapeTown - It's war: Nuclear versus renewables - Jun 29 2017 05:00 Robert J Traydon
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Capturing Treasury: OUTA connects the dots - Jun 28 2017 21:00 Carin Smith
  • Yonhap News - (Yonhap Forum) Ex-minister calls on Seoul to play facilitator in resolving nuke standoff - Sooyeon@Yna.Co.Kr, Pbr@Yna.Co.Kr
  • Press TV - 'Political issue' rises in US Congress over anti-Iran bill
  • Press TV - US-led military alliance NATO agrees to boost troops in Afghanistan
  • Senator Dean Heller (R-NV) - Heller Statement On Nuclear Waste Policy Act Clearing House Energy Committee
  • Rep. Jacky Rosen (D-NV3) - Rosen statement on Passage of Shimkus' bill to restart Yucca Mountain
  • Rep. Darrell Issa (R-CA49) - With Issa Leadership, House Advances Nuclear Waste Bill to Clean Up San Onofre
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Manual License Verification Report FR Document: 2017-13614 Citation: 82 FR 29585 PDF Page 29585 (1 page) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Transfer Applications: AREVA, Inc. FR Document: 2017-13646 Citation: 82 FR 29586 PDF Pages 29586-29588 (3 pages) Permalink
  • San Clemente Times - Congressional Committee Moves Spent Nuclear Waste Legislation to House Floor - Eric Heinz
  • The Now Report - CORTEZ-MASTO ISSUES STATEMENT ON HOUSE BILL TO REVIVE YUCCA MOUNTAIN
  • Congress.gov - S.1457 - A bill to amend the Energy Policy Act of 2005 to direct the Secretary of Energy to carry out demonstration projects relating to advanced nuclear reactor technologies to support domestic energy needs - Sponsor: Sen. Flake, Jeff [R-AZ] (Introduced 06/28/2017)
  • Boulder Weekly - Breach of trust? Rocky Flats dam removal dredges up contamination concerns - Josh Schlossberg
  • Joongang Daily - A half-baked energy plan

    Wednesday, June 28, 2017

  • Morning Consult - Getting the Nation's Nuclear Waste Disposal Back on Track - Greg Walden and Fred Upton and John Shimkus; Rep. Greg Walden (R-Ore.) is chairman of the House Energy and Commerce Committee. Rep. Fred Upton (R-Mich.) is chairman of the House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Energy. Rep. John Shimkus (R-Ill.) is a member of the energy subcommittee
  • E&E Daily - APPROPRIATIONS: House bill would slash key DOE programs - Geof Koss and Christa Marshall
  • The Hill blog - House energy bill spends $3.6B more than Trump budget - Devin Henry
  • Washington Post - The Energy 202: Trump's latest energy push may run afoul of another big priority: Boosting manufacturing - Dino Grandoni
  • Talking Points Memo (TPM) - Perry On Climate Debate: 'This Is America, Let's Have A Conversation' - Nicole Lafond
  • Dallas Morning News - Perry, in White House bully pulpit, teases the French and vows to make nuclear 'cool' - Todd J. Gillman
  • Mumbai Mirror - Six-Month Mystery over Radioactive Metal Solved - Nazia Sayed
  • Los Alamos Monitor - LANL shipment investigation draws reactions - Tris DeRoma
  • Albuquerque Journal - Contract to manage LANL is up for bid - Associated Press
  • Idaho State Journal - Preparations for INL's 2017 fire season under way
  • Oak Ridge Today - Feinstein: President's budget request could lead to 1,600 layoffs at ORNL - John Huotari
  • Bloomberg - China Is About to Bury Elon Musk in Batteries - Joe Ryan
  • Bloomberg - Court Revives CB&I Bid to Dismiss Westinghouse $2 Billion Claim - Tiffany Kary and Mark Chediak
  • Bloomberg - Iran Accuses U.S. of 'Brazen' Plan to Change Its Government - Edith M. Lederer
  • Reuters - UPDATE 2-South Korea's KEPCO in talks for stake in UK nuclear project - Susanna Twidale
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-Nuclear experts say EDF's Flamanville reactor safe to start -source - Geert De Clercq
  • Reuters - French experts confirm that EDF's Flamanville reactor can start up-source - Geert De Clercq
  • Reuters - video: "Make nuclear energy cool again": Rick Perry
  • Senator Dean Heller (R-NV) - Heller Welcomes $26,184,790 in PILT Funding for Nevada
  • Ruben Kihuen, (D-NV4) - REP. KIHUEN: I URGE SECRETARY ZINKE TO PROTECT NEVADA'S MONUMENTS
  • The Guardian science blog - Climate change is an energy problem, so let's talk honestly about nuclear - David Robert Grimes
  • Deutsche Welle - Nuclear waste-carrying ship sets sail for first time on German river
  • ABC News - At least 1 US nuclear plant's computer system was hacked - Mike Levine
  • Lancaster Intelligencer Journal - Owner of Three Mile Island nuclear plant notifies 2 agencies of intent to close - Ad Crable
  • Financial Times - Nuclear experts say EDF's new generation reactor safe to start - Michael Stothard
  • Daily Telegraph - Kepco confirms talks with Toshiba over UK nuclear – but only with its own reactors - Jillian Ambrose
  • Newsweek - FUKUSHIMA DISASTER: FORMER NUCLEAR POWER PLANT EXECUTIVES TO STAND TRIAL FOR DEATHS OF OVER 40 PEOPLE - Eleanor Ross
  • Japan Times - Global warming and nuclear power--A sober approach is needed to deal with the consequences of a natural phenomenon - Gregory Clark
  • The Hill blog - House panel votes to advance Yucca Mountain nuclear waste project - Timothy Cama
  • Phys.org - How corals that re-colonized Bikini Atoll after nuclear bomb tests adapted to persistent radiation - Rob Jordan
  • WHNT News 19 Huntsville, AL - Today: Emergency exercise planned at TVA's Browns Ferry Nuclear Plant
  • Wyoming Public Media - Conservation Group Opposes Potential Tax Break To Uranium Industry - Cooper Mckim
  • Casper Star-Tribune - Companies promise payback when prices rise -- but until then, uranium wants a break - Heather Richards
  • Arctic.ru - Nuclear waste from the Arctic to be used at power plants
  • Hamilton Spectator - Decision inches closer on nuclear-waste bunker near Lake Huron - Colin Perkel
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Doosan Heavy shares hit by suspension of nuclear projects - Kim Jaewon
  • Financial Times - Korea power stocks drop as Moon halts nuclear plants - Song Jung-a
  • Adelaide Advertiser - Karina Lester: Aboriginal people do not want a nuclear waste dump in South Australia - Karina Lester
  • Global Research - Confronting the Profits and Legacies of Nuclear Violence - Ray Acheson
  • Spokesman-Review - Officials removing radioactive waste from Idaho facility - Associated Press
  • Globe and Mail - Scientists decry plan for Ontario nuclear-waste site - Shawn Mccarthy
  • Power Engineering International - Nuclear sector must up its game to meet 2050 goal says report - Tildy Bayar
  • Institution of Mechanical Engineers - New nuclear plants 'needed to meet world's demand for electricity' - Amit Katwala
  • Mainichi Daily News - 2nd draft of nuke ban pact airs concern on pace of disarmament
  • University of Manchester - Experts want honest, open and public conversation on nuclear energy
  • WTOP - Nuke commission: Safety records falsified at Vermont Yankee - Associated Press
  • Greenfield Recorder - NRC: Entergy served notice of violation 'with willful intent'
  • Outlook India - Fast track nuke power to meet growing energy needs: Niti
  • WCBD News 2, Charleston, SC - Santee Cooper board to decide whether to scrap nuclear plant plans - Raymond Owens
  • Mainichi Daily News - Nuclear authority OKs decommissioning reactor at Ikata plant
  • IPS - China Drives Nuclear Expansion in Argentina, but with Strings Attached - Daniel Gutman
  • Nigerian Tribune - Russia, Sudan sign MoU on cooperation in peaceful uses of atomic energy
  • Indian Express - For nuke biggies, answer's blowing in the wind - Anil Sasi
  • Hartford Courant - Legislature Should Revive Millstone Bill - James Hansen, Michael Shellenberger
  • WNPR Connecticut - Millstone Owners Again Raise Specter Of Nuclear Plant's Retirement - Patrick Skahill
  • Times and Democrat - Don't dismiss nuclear - Llewellyn King
  • Oil and Gas Eurasia - Nuclear Reactor Performance Improves, But More New Build Required
  • Northern Daily Leader - Deputy premier wants nuclear power to remain an option
  • Radio Pakistan - PAKISTAN, A RESPONSIBLE NUCLEAR STATE, HOLDS STRONG CREDENTIALS FOR NSG MEMBERSHIP: NAFEES
  • Sputnik News - Rosatom Says Sees No Issues in Nuclear Cooperation With EU
  • Oak Ridger - Groups oppose nuclear reactor for Oak Ridge - Associated Press
  • China Post - No plan yet on mothballed nuclear plant debts: Cabinet
  • Athens News Courier - TVA spokesman: Suspicious person reported at nuke plant out of 'abundance of caution'
  • OPB.org - Video: How The Hanford Tunnel Failed - Anna King and MacGregor Campbell
  • Herald-Banner, Greenville, TX - Perkins helped witness the birth of the atom bomb - Brad Kellar
  • IAEA - IAEA Reviews Design for New Nuclear Technology Management Master's Programme in South Africa - Keiko Hanamitsu, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy; Jennet Orayeva, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • Charleston Post Courier - Letter: Nuclear facilities - Pat Kilroy, Goose Creek
  • KSNV News3LV - Report: 2014 test site accident raises questions about oversight, safety - Jeff Gillan
  • TASS - Russia's advanced Lider-class destroyer to get nuclear propulsion unit
  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - Court rules against Westinghouse in nuclear acquisition deal - Anya Litvak
  • IAEA - Topical Issues Conference Recommends IAEA to Strengthen Nuclear Installation Safety Work - Cornelia SPITZER, Department of Nuclear Safety and Security
  • WBTW News13 Myrtle Beach, SC - Santee Cooper considers rate increase for another two years - Abbey O'Brien
  • Stanford University News - The radiation-exposed corals of Bikini Atoll may hold insights on cancer - Rob Jordan
  • Daily Energy Insider - Trade delegation of nuclear executives visit Mexico City
  • News & Star - Moorside is 'enormous opportunity' says nuclear expert
  • Creamer Media Engineering News - Nuclear energy continuing to grow worldwide - Keith Campbell
  • IBTimes - Fukushima Nuclear Power Plant Officials Start Trial For 2011 Disaster - Juliana Rose Pignataro
  • Windham County Commons - VY staffer failed to test radiation monitors, feds say - Mike Faher
  • Tri-City Herald - DOE names new acting head of Hanford, other nuclear cleanup projects - Annette Cary
  • Science Magazine - House bills would keep DOE science spending flat, eliminate ARPA-E, and cut farm science - David Malakoff
  • Public Citizen - Federal Government Fails to Meet Key Transparency Requirements
  • DOE - Energy Department Announces Promotion of James M. Owendoff to Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of Office of Environmental Management
  • NRC - NRC Announces River Bend Nuclear Plant License Renewal Application
  • NRC - NRC to Conduct Open House to Discuss 2016 Performance of Fermi Nuclear Power Plant
  • IAEA - NEW CRP: Use of PET–CT with Gallium-68 Labelled Prostrate Specific Membrane Antigen (PSMA) in the Diagnosis and Follow-up of Patients with Prostate Cancer (E13046) - Enrique Estrada Lobato, IAEA Department of Nuclear Sciences and Applications
  • IAEA - Expanded Partnership to Promote Open Access to Particle Physics Journals - Sabina Ticevic, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • IAEA - NEW CRP: Imaging Technologies for Process Investigations and Components Testing (F22069) - Patrick Dominique M. Brisset, IAEA Department of Nuclear Sciences and Applications
  • World Nuclear News - UK government remains committed to nuclear, minister says
  • World Nuclear News - UK decommissioning firms share lessons learned
  • World Nuclear News - Nuclear construction reaches 25-year high
  • World Nuclear News - Australia: Electricity market review is pregnant with options
  • Trend News Agency - Iran warns against 'US adventurism' in Syria - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • BBC - Torus nuclear fusion project gets Brexit funding pledge
  • NHK World - Fukushima ice wall nears completion
  • NHK World - Plan to decommission Ikata No.1 reactor approved
  • Asahi Shimbun - A-bomb victim devotes life to growing roses for world peace - Sonoko Miyazaki
  • Japan Times - Ex-Tepco execs to go on trial over Fukushima disaster
  • Japan Times - Japan's corporate chiefs face more scrutiny over cushy retirement roles - Kanoko Matsuyama
  • Japan News - Toshiba faces grilling from shareholders
  • Mainichi Daily News - Nuclear authority OKs decommissioning reactor at Ikata plant
  • BelTA - PACE scolded for outdated approaches, false stereotypes regarding Belarus
  • Bellona - First shipment of nuclear fuel leaves Andreyeva Bay – five more years of voyages to come - Charles Digges
  • Bellona - Press release: The coal dinosaurs bow out of a low carbon Rotterdam - Bellona Europa
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Rule List of Approved Spent Fuel Storage Casks: Holtec International HI-STORM Flood/Wind Multipurpose Canister Storage System, Certificate of Compliance No. 1032, Amendment No. 3 FR Document: 2017-13514 Citation: 82 FR 29225 PDF Pages 29225-29229 (5 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Proposed Rule List of Approved Spent Fuel Storage Casks: Holtec International HI-STORM Flood/Wind Multipurpose Canister Storage System, Certificate of Compliance No. 1032, Amendment No. 3 FR Document: 2017-13513 Citation: 82 FR 29249 PDF Pages 29249-29251 (3 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Exemptions: Exelon Generation Co., LLC; R. E. Ginna Nuclear Power Plant; Use of Optimized ZIRLO Fuel Rod Cladding FR Document: 2017-13517 Citation: 82 FR 29345 PDF Pages 29345-29347 (3 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Renewals; Applications: Entergy Operations, Inc.; River Bend Station, Unit 1 FR Document: 2017-13518 Citation: 82 FR 29344 PDF Pages 29344-29345 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Center for Public Integrity - Repeated radiation warnings go unheeded at sensitive Idaho nuclear plant - Patrick Malone, Peter Cary
  • New Yorker - The Future of Coal Country - Eliza Griswold
  • DOE:EM - EM Update | Vol. 9, Issue 12 | June 28, 2017

    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 ORN