• Energy Department - Notice Meetings: President's Council of Advisors on Science and Technology; Cancellation FR Document: 2016-29070 Citation: 81 FR 87552 PDF Page 87552 (1 page) Permalink
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice Peer Review of Biologically Based Dose-Response (BBDR) Model for Perchlorate in Drinking Water FR Document: 2016-29108 Citation: 81 FR 87553 PDF Pages 87553-87555 (3 pages) Permalink

    Sunday, December 04, 2016

  • Charleston Post and Courier - Editorial: Nuclear waste at SRS has to go
  • Augusta Chronicle - Scuttlebiz: Area will watch for decisions by Trump--Can Donald Trump make MOX great again? - Damon Cline
  • Washington Times - Lawsuit reopens issue of depleted uranium disposal in Utah - Associated Press
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - WIPP: Ground Control Progress In Panel 7
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Battelle earns 'A' on performance evaluation - Luke Ramseth
  • Tri-City Herald - Agencies propose more time to close Hanford's waste tanks - Annette Cary
  • Owensboro Messenger-Inquirer - Manhattan Project park celebrates first anniversary - Nicholas K. Geranios

    Saturday, December 03, 2016

  • E&E Daily - Yucca Mountain: DOE urges Trump team to ditch repository - Hannah Northey
  • Denver Post - Colorado Health Department to study thyroid cancer near Rocky Flats, after citizen concerns raised - John Ingold
  • KEPR Pasco - From clean energy to Hanford cleanup, local company helps improve community - Elise Haas
  • KXLY Spokane - 3 more Hanford workers get checked after smelling vapors
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - LANL report shows decrease in violations - Rebecca Moss
  • LA Monitor - 60 toxic waste drums at LANL to be repacked after investigation - Tris DeRoma
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - WIPP continues ground control efforts - Maddy Hayden
  • AP - Iran condemns US senate vote to extend sanctions - Amir Vahdat
  • Reuters - Iran says extension of sanctions act shows U.S. unreliable
  • Reuters - U.S. sanctions North Korean companies, officials after nuclear test - Yeganeh Torbati
  • Albany Times Union - Multi-billion dollar state nuclear payout draws environmental challengers, defenders - Brian Nearing
  • Yonhap News - FM Yun urges China's key role in implementing new U.N. sanctions - jaeyeon.woo@yna.co.kr
  • Clinton Herald - Future Energy Jobs Bill saves nuclear plant - Nick Moffitt
  • Electric Light & Power - Illinois passes subsidy bill to save state's nuclear power plants - Rod Walton
  • VT Digger - Vermont Yankee buyer touts cleanup 'dream team' - Mike Faher
  • The Guardian - New blow for Hinkley Point contractor EDF after French safety checks - Adam Vaughan and Kim Willsher
  • Emporia Gazette - OpEd: The decision on wind energy development - DeWayne Backhus, Ph.D., Emporia
  • Pakistan Business Recorder - Nuclear radiation: experts underline safety instructions during tests
  • Japan Times - Fukushima's voluntary evacuees
  • Mainichi Daily News - 3.11 disaster evacuee was taunted by classmates in Gunma: education board
  • Augusta Chronicle - House authorizes funding bill for MOX project
  • North Andover Eagle-Tribune - Nuclear plant officials quizzed about gun-tampering response - Angeljean Chiaramida
  • Portsmouth Herald News - NextEra Energy reaches labor deal at Seabrook
  • Fox Illinois - Clinton Community Reacts To Power Plant Staying Open - Eric Feldman
  • Decatur Herald & Review - Clinton, DeWitt County relieved by Exelon agreement - Edith Brady-Lunny
  • News-Gazette, Champaign, IL - Updated: 'So many smiles' - Tom Kacich and Tim Ditman
  • Los Angeles Times - Appeals court clears the way for a $2.2-billion power plant in Carlsbad - Rob Nikolewski
  • Grand Junction Daily Sentinel - Scott to lead energy panel - Charles Ashby
  • Lacey Patch - Semi-Annual Oyster Creek Siren Test Set For Tuesday - Patricia A. Miller
  • Pacific Coast Business Times - PG&E pact will mitigate Diablo Canyon closure - Henry Dubroff
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Salt leak shuts down first-of-its-kind solar plant near Tonopah - Henry Brean
  • NRC - NRC Finalizes Tribal Policy Statement
  • Press TV - No move authorized to undermine JCPOA: Iran president
  • Press TV - Iran MPs mull triple-urgency motion on nuclear activities resumption
  • Asahi Shimbun - EDITORIAL: OPEC deal fresh reminder of the need to find new energy sources
  • CNIC - Nuke Info Tokyo No. 174 (Sept/Oct 2016) - CNIC_ENGLISH
  • JAIF - Fukui Governor Exchanges Views on FBR Monju with METI and MEXT Ministers
  • JAIF - NRA Ascertains Domestic NPP Components to Be Sufficiently Strong
  • JAIF - Insignificant Effects from Earthquake Off Fukushima Prefecture This Morning
  • JAIF - Committee Examines Lifting of Compensation Amount for Electric Power Utilities' Unlimited Liability
  • NHK World - Robot contest for scrapping Fukushima reactors
  • TEPCO - Fuel Cost Adjustment in the Electricity Rates for January 2017
  • TEPCO - Situation of storing and treatment of accumulated water including highly concentrated radioactive materials at Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station (280th Release)
  • 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 (279th Release)
  • TEPCO - Situation of storing and treatment of accumulated water including highly concentrated radioactive materials at Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station (278th Release)
  • Taipei Times - Food products from Japanese areas are not on sale: agency - Lee I-chia
  • The Hindu - Japan faces a big challenge
  • Japan Times - Editorial: Fukushima's voluntary evacuees
  • POGO - Defense Policy Bill Expands Protections for Military Whistleblowers - Mandy Smithberger
  • POGO - NDAA Conferees Drop Harmful Secrecy Language from Final Bill - Elizabeth "Liz" Hempowicz
  • POGO - New Roadblock for Inspectors General Access to Information - Elizabeth "Liz" Hempowicz

    Friday, December 02, 2016

  • Asahi Shimbun - 12,000 evacuee households from Fukushima fret over benefit loss
  • St George News - Here comes the BOOM: What's shaking, rattling Southern Utah? - Kimberly Scott
  • Martha's Vineyard Gazette - Intensive Three-Week Safety Inspection Begins at Pilgrim Power Plant - Alex Elvin
  • Albuquerque Journal - WIPP seeking added funding - Maddy Hayden
  • KRQE News 13 Albuquerque - State senators requests $54 million for WIPP, LANL December 1, 2016 - Kayla Root
  • KUNM Albuquerque - Briefs: Senators Seek Millions For LANL and WIPP
  • KING5 Seattle - Worst week for Hanford workers since May - Susannah Frame
  • Spokesman-Review - Hanford workers don't trust vapor management, report says - Associated Press
  • OPB.org - Life At A Post-War Nuclear Weapons Factory - Ken Christensen
  • OPB.org - The Waste That Remains From Arming Nuclear Weapons - MacGregor Campbell
  • Hanford Sentinel - On nuclear weapons, Trump face questions of modernization - Robert Burns
  • Idaho State Journal - Sniffing out history – Search dogs aid in the hunt for pioneer remains on INL site - Paul Menser
  • AP - Illinois lawmakers vote to spare 2 nuclear plants - John O'connor
  • AP - Senate votes unanimously to renew Iran sanctions law - Richard Lardner
  • AP - On nuclear weapons, Trump face questions of modernization - Robert Burns
  • Bloomberg - How a Loose Anchor Cut Up Britain's Power Link With France - Rachel Morison
  • Bloomberg - Shredding Iran Nuclear Deal Could Prove Harder Than Trump Thinks - Nick Wadhams
  • Reuters - U.S. sanctions North Korean companies, officials after nuclear test - Yeganeh Torbati
  • Reuters - Iran says U.S. extension of sanctions act violates nuclear deal - Parisa Hafezi
  • Reuters - South Korea, Japan impose new unilateral sanctions on North Korea - Ju-min Park and Kaori Kaneko
  • Reuters - Energy Future bankruptcy exit hearings set for February - Tom Hals
  • USPS - Two–Letter State and Possession Abbreviations
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea will likely be Trump's 9/11: Victor Cha - Chang Jae-soon
  • Sputnik News - US Sanctions 7 People, 16 Entities Over North Korea's Nuclear Program
  • Xinhua News - S.Korea announces standalone sanctions on DPRK over 5th nuke test
  • The Hankyoreh - [Editorial] Now is the time to find alternatives to solving the North Korean nuclear issue
  • Yonhap News - N.K. nukes aimed for reunification on its own terms: expert - kyongae.choi@yna.co.kr
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea's sanctions zero in on North's foreign currency earnings - Park Boram
  • The Guardian - After 60 years, is nuclear fusion finally poised to deliver? - Damian Carrington
  • Engineer Live - A fusion-focused future--Dr David Kingham explains why fusion energy is closer than ever before - Paul Boughton
  • Chicago Tribune - Legislature passes ComEd rate hike to bail out nuclear power plants, but little else - Monique Garcia
  • Chicago Sun Times - Massive energy bill headed to governor's desk - Tina Sfondeles
  • World Nuclear News - Illinois passes Future Energy Jobs Bill
  • Bloomberg - Exelon Wins $235 Million-a-Year Nuclear Lifeline in Illinois - Jim Polson and Mark Chediak
  • Crain's Chicago Business - Exelon wins its nuke bailout in biggest energy bill in 20 years - Steve Daniels
  • World Nuclear News - UK nuclear industry looks back at 'momentous' year
  • World Nuclear News - Russia and Brazil plan irradiation centre
  • Chicago Sun Times - Editorial: Lobbyists win big, school kids kicked to curb
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Ex-defense secretary to speak at nuclear 'boot camp' - Rebecca Moss
  • Jackson Clarion Ledger - Feds renew Grand Gulf Nuclear Station's license - Geoff Pender
  • Imperial College London - Nuclear energy: Imperial staff and students forge new collaborations - Andrew Czyzewski
  • Pittsburgh Tribune-Review - Radioactive contamination in Cheswick no threat, DEP says - Mary Ann Thomas
  • POWERmag - Trump: Bad News for U.S. Nuclear Power? - 12/01/2016 | Kennedy Maize
  • Phys.org - DOE project to evaluate safety of transporting used nuclear fuel - IOL.za
  • SA Independent - No conclusive data on feasibility of nuclear: Treasury - Emsie Ferreira
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Who killed the US-Russia plutonium agreement, and does it really matter? - Darya Dolzikova
  • CBS Detroit - Fermi 2 Nuclear Power Plant License Extension Put On Hold
  • Detroit Free Press - Michigan nuclear power plant's license extension on hold - Associated Press
  • Aiken Standard - Nuclear power benefits millions - Clinton R. Wolfe, formerly served as Executive Director of Citizens for Nuclear Technology Awareness, also chaired the Technical Advisory Panel to the Department of Energy's Plutonium Focus Area
  • Attleboro Sun Chronicle - Family member of former uranium worker rips former Attleboro firm as dozens file suit - Rick Foster
  • Lehigh Valley Express-Times - Nuclear license transfer paves way for Talen Energy to go private - Kurt Bresswein
  • KOTA-TV Rapid City, SD - Haakon County potential location for nuclear waste disposal
  • Danbury News Times - Firm says it can demolish idled Vermont nuke plant soon
  • Quad City Times - Illinois lawmakers approve Exelon energy bill on final day of veto session - Dan Petrella
  • Mainichi Daily News - NRA aims to delay evacuation of vulnerable people in cases of nuke plant power failure
  • Interfax Energy - France plans more nuclear outages as winter sets in - Fatima Sadouki
  • Kyiv Post - Chornobyl nuclear wound is covered but not cured - Veronika Melkozerova
  • Philippine Daily Inquirer - Scientists want faults, volcano near nuke plant studied - Jocelyn R. Uy
  • Moneyweb Johannesburg - South Africa's new energy plan - Hartmut Winkler
  • Bay Area Indymedia - Fukushima quake rock's Japan's and the globe's psyche. - Michael Steinberg
  • Mainichi Daily News - Gov't eyes new research reactor in line with decommissioning of Monju
  • News24 - The Holy Grail of bribes - nuclear - is steadily going out of reach
  • WKYT Lexington - Agreement reached on Estill County landfill
  • Politicsweb South Africa - Treasury contradicts DoE: No feasibility study conducted – Gordon Mackay
  • Power Engineering International - SMRs have 'key role in district heating' - Kelvin Ross
  • Creamer Media's Engineering News - South African nuclear regulator to host international review mission - Keith Campbell
  • CBS St. Louis - Stenger Calls EPA's Work on West Lake Landfill a 'National Disgrace'
  • Ukrainian Journal - IAEA inspects dry spent nuclear fuel facility at Zaporizhia plant
  • Mainichi Daily News - Schoolteacher calls Fukushima evacuee pupil 'germ'
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - Federal case revived over San Onofre settlement deal - Jeff McDonald
  • The Hindu - 'Kudankulam's first reactor has posted Rs. 1,000-crore profit'
  • Mail & Guardian - ?How to Zuma-proof the future - Lisa Steyn
  • TCPalm - Thumb down: FPL is hiking your electric rates
  • USGS - Earthquake: M 6.3 - 43km NE of Huarichancara, Peru
  • IAEA - Security Culture: One for All, and All for One - Miklos Gaspar, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - IAEA Mission Says Italy Committed to Nuclear Oversight; Needs to Further Develop Policies on Decommissioning and Waste Management
  • Trend News Agency - Iran: Extension of US sanctions violates nuclear deal - Emil Ilgar
  • NHK World - Fukushima evacuee hurt by teacher's remark
  • NHK World - Obama writes to Hiroshima museum
  • Asahi Shimbun - Teacher 'insulted' Fukushima boy in latest school bullying case
  • Mainichi Daily News - NRA aims to delay evacuation of vulnerable people in cases of nuke plant power failure
  • Mainichi Daily News - Gov't eyes new research reactor in line with decommissioning of Monju
  • Jiji Press - Teacher Calls Fukushima Evacuee Pupil "Germ"
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea blacklists scores of N. Koreans, entities linked to nuke, missile program - Koh Byung-joon and Kim Soo-yeon
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Extensive analysis still needed on nuclear costs - Gordhan - Matthew le Cordeur
  • Xinhua News - U.S.-led coalition kills 54 civilians in Syria, Iraq in March-October: Pentagon
  • Press TV - Iran well-prepared to respond to sanctions renewal by US: Salehi
  • Press TV - Iran MPs mull triple-urgency motion on nuclear activities resumption
  • Press TV - US Senate passes 10-year extension of Iran Sanctions Act
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc. FR Document: 2016-29010 Citation: 81 FR 87036 PDF Pages 87036-87037 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Rule Miscellaneous Corrections FR Document: 2016-28684 Citation: 81 FR 86906 PDF Pages 86906-86910 (5 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Guidance: Advanced Light-Water Reactor Probabilistic Risk Assessment FR Document: 2016-28962 Citation: 81 FR 87083 PDF Pages 87083-87085 (3 pages) Permalink
  • The Economist - France's nuclear-energy champion is in turmoil - Electricité de France has had to shut down 18 of its 58 nuclear reactors
  • State Journal-Register - Clinton nuclear plant has history of cost, job uncertainty - Tim Landis
  • NRDC.org - Before Flint, Before East Chicago, There Was Smeltertown - Lauren Villagran
  • Ukrinform News - Chornobyl zone to remain unpopulated for 24,000 years
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Tokyo seeks cost swap on nuclear compensation

    Thursday, December 01, 2016

  • Pahrump Valley Times - Incoming Sen. Cortez Masto chooses seven senior staffers - Ben Botkin
  • Lewiston Tribune - Now the nuclear waste shoe is on the other foot - Marty Trillhaase
  • truth-out - Hypocrisy and Trumpism on the Agenda as ALEC Meets in Washington, DC - Mary Bottari, The Center for Media and Democracy
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - WIPP requesting $54.5 million more in FY17 - Maddy Hayden
  • Korea IT Times - U.S Department of Energy, EM, Assistant Secretary Monica Regalbuto Discusses Year Ahead - Daniel Yoo
  • MyNorthwest Seattle - Workers report possible chemical vapors at nuclear tank farm - Associated Press
  • KING5 Seattle - More Hanford workers exposed to suspected toxic vapors - Susannah Frame
  • Tri-City Herald - Review finds distrust at Hanford tank farms; 6 more workers tested - Annette Cary
  • National Law Review - Whistleblowers Awarded $31.25 Million in Settlement with Hanford Nuclear Reservation Contractors for Allegations of Illegal Lobbying and Nuclear Quality Violations - Tycko & Zavareei LLP
  • AP - Trump will face tough questions on future of nuclear arsenal - Robert Burns
  • Reuters - French power cuts more likely after UK link outage - RTE - Bate Felix
  • Reuters - Europe's power market reform a boon for struggling utilities - Geert De Clercq
  • NEI - Strategic Public Affairs Expert Cohen Joins NEI as Senior Vice President, External Affairs
  • Reuters - Paladin Energy, lenders in talks as uranium mine stake sale stalls
  • CNBC - A radioactive berry-picking boom outside Chernobyl - Robert Ferris
  • KRQE News 13 Albuquerque - Feds prepare to repackage radioactive waste in New Mexico - Associated Press
  • Economic Times - Nuclear power most sustainable energy source: IAEA official
  • Cyprus Mail - The nuclear renaissance? - Mark Hibbs, Senior Fellow in the Nuclear Policy Program, at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace
  • Manila Standard - Revival of Bataan nuclear plant pushed - Alena Mae S. Flores
  • BusinessWorld Philippines - PHL nuclear program's revival faces talent hurdle
  • Business Standard India - Measures to meet targets for Nuclear Power
  • Korea IT Times - Nuclear Power in South East Asia- Potentials vs Reality - Park Jeong-jun
  • Johannesburg BizNews - Nuclear vision: New Eskom CEO Koko puts controversial nuclear power plans back on table - Matthew Le Cordeur
  • htxt.africa - Eskom's new acting group CEO is quite fond of nuclear power - IOL.za
  • SA Independent - Koko seen as frontrunner for Eskom post - Siseko Njobeni
  • AllAfrica - South Africa: Koko - More of the Same, Recycling an 'Improperly Appointed' Board - Natasha Mazzone
  • Eyewitness News Johannesburg - Eskom's new acting CEO warned to keep parastatal on right path - Gia Nicolaides
  • Eyewitness News Johannesburg - Brown: Koko understands challenges Eskom faces - Gia Nicolaides
  • UPI - Japan planning next-generation nuclear reactor for safety reasons - Elizabeth Shim
  • Asahi Shimbun - Japan unable to scrap recycling program due to plutonium stocks
  • Asahi Shimbun - Editorial: Plan to build Monju successor is outrageously irresponsible
  • Japan Times - Japan to draft 'strategic' plans for developing fast reactor
  • Chicago Tribune - ComEd, Rauner on board with complex plan to raise rates, bail out nuclear plants - Monique Garcia
  • Crain's Chicago Business - New trouble for Exelon nuke bailout as Rauner balks - Steve Daniels
  • KWQC Davenport - Report says Ill. Gov. Rauner has reached agreement to keep nuclear plants open - Marcia Lense
  • Sauk Valley Newspapers - Last-minute Exelon subsidy proposal goes to House floor - John O'Connor (AP)
  • Midwest Energy News - Rauner, Exelon reach deal over nuclear plant subsidies - Andy Balaskovitz
  • Peoria Public Radio - Legislators Wary Of Governor On Nuclear Deal - Brian Mackey
  • Northern Public Radio - Illinois Lawmakers and Attorney General Wary Of Nuclear Deal - Brian Mackey
  • WIFR Rockford, IL - Last-minute Exelon subsidy plan goes to Illinois House floor
  • State Journal-Register - Guest Column: Exelon bailout bill harmful to Illinois residents, economy - Timothy Benson and Matthew Glans
  • Clinton Herald - Rauner, Exelon, ComEd reach agreement
  • WQAD Moline - Deal to keep Exelon nuke plants open close to passage - Tory Brecht
  • News-Gazette, Champaign, IL - Rauner assist nudges energy bill toward House vote - Tom Kacich
  • Reuters - FACTBOX-German utilities seek billions in nuclear lawsuits - Vera Eckert, Christoph Steitz, Tom Kaeckenhoff
  • Reuters - Preview: Legal or not? German utilities await landmark nuclear exit ruling - Christoph Steitz and Tom Käckenhoff
  • TCPalm - St. Lucie nuclear power plant testing siren today
  • Newburyport Daily News - NextEra reaches tentative deal with nuke plant union - Angeljean Chiaramida
  • World Nuclear News - UK launches nuclear skills Strategic Plan
  • World Nuclear News - Two milestones for Vogtle new build
  • Nigeria Guardian - Nigeria and nuclear fusion – Part 4 - J.K. Obatala
  • Mid-Hudson News - Clearwater challenges state PSC in court on nuclear subsidy
  • Times Herald-Record - Hudson River Sloop Clearwater sues NY regulators over nuke plant subsidies - Associated Press
  • Engineering.com Ontario - Is New Nuclear the Solution to the World's Energy Problems? - Tom Spendlove
  • Allentown Morning Call - Nuclear Regulatory Commission approves Susquehanna transfer from Talen to Riverstone - Scott Kraus
  • Satellite PR News - Nuclear Regulatory Commission Approves Susquehanna Licenses Transfer - Monika Donimirska
  • WFMZ Allentown - Commission paves way for sale of Talen
  • ConstructionNews UK - CN Briefing: Horizon; nuclear; EDF Energy; CGN - Jack Simpson
  • Xinhua News - China firmly opposes DPRK's nuclear test, calls for early resumption of Six-Party Talks
  • Energy Voice - Costain to use augmented reality to assess radioactive pipelines - Rita Brown
  • CIO - Newport News Shipbuilding CIO battles nuclear industry regulation in digital shift - Clint Boulton
  • Naija247news - Kenya Plans First Nuclear Power Plant at $5 Billion Cost - Babatunde Akinsola
  • Belfast Telegraph - Government plans to boost work in nuclear industry welcomed by sector
  • China News Service - China mulls nuclear safety law as number of reactors set to rank 2nd in world
  • Enformable - Movement of New Confinement Structure at Chernobyl signals new stage in decommissioning process - Lucas W Hixson
  • Japan Times - 10 Tsuruga nuke plant workers doused with radioactive coolant water
  • Rochester Democrat and Chronicle - Clearwater sues NY over nuclear bailout - Jon Campbell
  • GAO - Radiation Portal Monitors: DHS's Fleet Is Lasting Longer than Expected, and Future Acquisitions Focus on Operational Efficiencies GAO-17-57
  • NRC - NRC Renews Operating License of Grand Gulf Nuclear Plant in Mississippi
  • NRC - NRC Approves Transfer of Susquehanna Nuclear Plant Licenses from Talen Energy to Riverstone Holdings
  • NRC blog - REFRESH – Where There's Steam, There's … a Steam Generator - Kenneth Karwoski, Senior Advisor for Steam Generators
  • USGS - Earthquake: M 5.2 - 24km NE of Dharchula, India
  • NHK World - Fukushima Daiichi to cost TEPCO $170 billion
  • Japan Times - With 'nihonium,' Japanese scientists become first from an Asian country to name atomic element
  • Yonhap News - Seoul to unveil unilateral sanctions against N.K. on Friday - Sooyeon@Yna.Co.Kr, Kokobj@Yna.Co.Kr
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea condemns latest U.N. sanctions - jeeho@yna.co.kr
  • Fin24 CapeTown - How to force Zuma out of power: Harness the 'third force' for good, says strategy expert
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Greenpeace aims to block 'anti-green' Koko becoming Eskom CEO
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Nuclear buzz as request for proposals looms - Matthew le Cordeur
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Advanced Scientific Computing Advisory Committee FR Document: 2016-28877 Citation: 81 FR 86705 PDF Pages 86705-86706 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Environmental Assessments; Availability, etc.: Tennessee Valley Authority, Browns Ferry Nuclear Plant, Units 1, 2, and 3 FR Document: 2016-28865 Citation: 81 FR 86732 PDF Pages 86732-86749 (18 pages) Permalink

    Wednesday, November 30, 2016

  • Physics Today - Yucca Mountain nuclear repository reemerges as media issue - Steven T. Corneliussen
  • KSL-TV - Antitrust lawsuit spins new possibilities for Utah, depleted uranium disposal - Amy Joi O'Donoghue
  • Boston Globe - Ex-workers cite Attleboro uranium plant radiation for illness, death - Dan Adams
  • HNN Huntingtonnews - First findings identify clusters of illness in communities near the former Rocky Flats nuclear weapons plant
  • Guam Daily Post - Still struggling for recognition as downwinders - Chris Wong
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - Major inspection examining PIlgrim Station's response to deficiencies - Colin A. Young
  • Rexburg Standard Journal - DEQ seeks comment on annual Site Treatment Plan update for INL - Brian Monson, DEQ State Office
  • Tri-City Herald - DOE responds to Hanford report on 'Today' show
  • KGW Portland - Welcome to Hanford --'the most toxic place in America' - Ronan Farrow and Rich McHugh
  • AP - UN further tightens North Korea sanctions - Michael Astor
  • AP - Fusion energy: A time of transition and potential - Stewart Prager, Michael C. Zarnstorff
  • AP - Massive Chernobyl shelter safely put over exploded reactor
  • Bloomberg - Koko Named Acting CEO of South African Power Utility Eskom - Paul Burkhardt
  • Bloomberg - Kenya Plans First Nuclear Power Plant at $5 Billion Cost - Christine Wanjala
  • Bloomberg - Energy Powerhouse Takes Recruitment Drive to YouTube - Ladka Mortkowitz Bauerova
  • Reuters - Radioactive water splashes Japan reactor workers; no injuries, contamination: power firm - Osamu Tsukimori
  • Reuters - Bill for Japan's Fukushima cleanup to double to $201 billion: source - Takaya Yamaguchi
  • Reuters - U.N. imposes new sanctions on North Korea to slash cash from exports - Michelle Nichols
  • Reuters - China military says it's seriously concerned by Japan-South Korea pact - Ben Blanchard
  • IAEA - New Edition of "Red Book" Uranium Report Is Published
  • World Nuclear News - Post-Brexit business as usual at JET
  • World Nuclear News - Kazakhstan and China further cooperation
  • World Nuclear News - CLP buys 17% stake in operator of Yangjiang plant
  • World Nuclear News - NRC fines TVA for Browns Ferry violations
  • NHK World - Govt. to scrap trouble-prone fast breeder
  • Asahi Shimbun - Rare look inside reveals how A-Bomb Dome is still standing
  • Asahi Shimbun - Fukushima strives to become leader in making medical devices - Hiroki Koizumi
  • Mainichi Daily News - New power suppliers won't have to pay Fukushima decommissioning costs
  • Mainichi Daily News - Kagoshima governor effectively accepts restart of nuclear reactor
  • Jiji Press - Fukushima N-Plant Costs Newly Projected at 22 T. Yen
  • Jiji Press - Tsunami Damage on Aquafarming Said Not Big in Fukushima Quake
  • Bellona - Sayda Bay's radioactive waste conditioning shop get the go-ahead - Charles Digges
  • Yonhap News - Nuclear envoys of S. Korea, U.S. and Japan likely to meet in Dec. - kokobj@yna.co.kr
  • Press TV - US may renege on inernational promises once again: Pundit
  • Press TV - US cannot be trusted with Iran nuclear deal: Academic
  • Press TV - Iran will increase enrichment to 190k SWU if JCPOA breached: MP
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Energy minister supports nuclear coming online in 2026
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Draft energy plan is lightweight, superficial and dangerous - Yelland - Chris Yelland
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Nuclear transparency means SA could lose bargaining power - DoE - Matthew le Cordeur
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Licensee Event Report FR Document: 2016-28812 Citation: 81 FR 86343 PDF Pages 86343-86344 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings: Sunshine Act FR Document: 2016-28840 Citation: 81 FR 86344 PDF Page 86344 (1 page) Permalink
  • Occupational Safety and Health Review Commission - Proposed Rule Regulations Implementing the Freedom of Information Act FR Document: 2016-28305 Citation: 81 FR 86297 PDF Pages 86297-86302 (6 pages) Permalink
  • DOE:EM - EM Update | Vol. 8, Issue 22 | Nov. 30, 2016
  • Toledo Blade - Feds want closer look at Fermi 2 plant's emergency procedures - Tom Henry
  • University of North Texas - UNT engineer part of collaboration receiving $10 million for nuclear waste disposal research
  • Deseret News - Antitrust lawsuit spins new possibilities for Utah, depleted uranium disposal - Amy Joi O'Donoghue

    Tuesday, November 29, 2016

  • WyoFile - Gillette center eyed as ALEC members survey energy
  • YLE News - Nuke safety authority approves underground nuclear waste site
  • Manomet Current - Federal officials arrive at Pilgrim Station to begin latest inspection - Matthew Nadler
  • Patriot Ledger - Pilgrim nuclear power plant undergoing thorough review - Colin A. YoungState
  • NBC News - Welcome to 'the Most Toxic Place in America' - Ronan Farrow and Rich McHugh
  • Today - 'America's Chernobyl': Inside the most toxic place in the nation
  • Bloomberg - France and Britain In Danger of Winter Power Shortages - Rachel Morison
  • Reuters - Senate to vote on Iran sanctions renewal this week - Patricia Zengerle
  • Reuters - Giant arch slides over Chernobyl site to block radiation for a century - Pavel Polityuk
  • Reuters - Europe can meet winter power demand despite French nuclear closures -grid lobby - Nina Chestney
  • Reuters - Illinois Quad Cities, Clinton nuclear plants could save $3 billion in power costs: study - Eileen Soreng
  • Al Jazeera - Australian nuclear waste dump divides tiny outback town - Jarni Blakkarly
  • The Guardian - French nuclear power in 'worst situation ever', says former EDF director - Adam Vaughan
  • The Guardian - North Korea: UN to crack down on coal exports over nuclear test - Associated Press
  • All Things Nuclear - Nuclear Plant Security - Dave Lochbaum, director, Nuclear Safety Project
  • North Andover Eagle-Tribune - Union talks proceed at nuclear plant as deadline nears--One contract at Seabrook Station expires Friday - Angeljean Chiaramida
  • Huntsville Times - Alabama nuclear plant fined $140,000 for fire safety violation - Paul Gattis
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - TVA fined $140,000 for fire violations at Browns Ferry Nuclear Plant - Dave Flessner
  • OilPrice - Earthquake Doesn't Deter Japan From Pursuing Nuclear Agenda - Irina Slav
  • Chicago Tribune - Editorial: Rescue 2 Illinois nukes? Why Springfield shouldn't pick winners and losers
  • Chicago Sun Times - Opinion: Energy bill would benefit Illinois - Rob Karr and Omar Duque
  • Belleville News Democrat - Legislature might take up nuclear bail-out bill. How much will it cost you? - Joseph Bustos
  • Chicago Tribune - ComEd, Exelon scale back controversial bill, again - Ally Marotti
  • Crain's Chicago Business - Editorial: Energy bill improved, but again–why the bailout for money-losing nukes? - Journal Gazette and Times-Courier
  • Moline Dispatch Argus - Editorial: Why Future Energy Jobs Bill adds up to best deal for Illinois
  • WQAD Moline - Exelon employee sticking around in hopes energy bill will pass - Jenna Morton
  • China Post - No black-box dealings over 'nuke-food' at Japan talks: KMT caucus - Stephanie Chao
  • SA Independent - Energy reluctantly gives insight into nuclear studies - Emsie Ferreira
  • Johannesburg BizNews - What's next for SA energy, now that Russian nuclear build is on ice? Expert unpacks the plan - Hartmut Winkler
  • EconoTimes - South Africa has a new energy plan. But will it break the bank? - Stephen Labson
  • New Matilda - A Nuclear Waste Dump Field Of Dreams - John Quiggin
  • Sowetan LIVE Johannesburg - Thyspunt nuclear site at risk of seismic activity‚ Eskom concedes - Karl Gernetzky
  • Trend News Agency - Kazakhstan, China discuss nuclear cooperation - Elena Kosolapova
  • BusinessGreen - Researchers retract study suggesting pro-nuclear countries lag on clean energy - Madeleine Cuff
  • BusinessGreen - Pressure mounts on Greg Clark to deliver long-term energy strategy - Jocelyn Timperley
  • WHTM/ABC27, Harrisburg, PA - TMI nuke sirens test planned for Thursday - George Richards
  • ScienceBlogs - Authors retract paper linking nuclear power to slow action on climate change - William M. Connolley
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Toshiba aims to nail down multiple nuclear orders in China, India
  • Platts - Europe 'can cope this winter' despite French nuclear squeeze: power grid group - Henry Edwardes-Evans
  • ESI Africa - Egyptian nuclear study reaches completion
  • Platts - Exelon's Oyster Creek nuclear unit at 85% power after maintenance outage - Steven Dolley
  • Blackburn News - Ontario Power Generation Supports Two Nuclear Waste Repositories - Janice MacKay
  • Asahi Shimbun - Governor under fire as Sendai nuclear reactor likely to restart
  • Macau Daily Times - Local delegation visits Taishan nuclear plant
  • China News Service - New nuclear R&D center opened in east China
  • New Indian Express - Did Kudankulam nuclear power plant trip or was it a planned shutdown?
  • The Hindu - NGT dismisses petition against Kudankulam plant - T.K.Rohit
  • Malaysia Sun - 'More pros than cons to having nuclear plant' - Low Sock Ken
  • Patriot-News - New Wikileaks docs cover Three Mile Island and worried governments' response to partial meltdown - Deb Kiner, Colin Deppen
  • Palm Beach Post blog - Citizens group seeks hearing on Turkey Point 6 and 7 nuclear plans - Susan Salisbury
  • Al-Arabiya - Ali Khamenei criticizes Rowhani: We rushed in the nuclear deal
  • Creamer Media's Engineering News - Russian nuclear company looks forward to result of nuclear debate in South Africa - Keith Campbell
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Safety research to occur alongside Monju decommissioning
  • Benzinga - MHI Completes Replacement Work at Ringhals Nuclear Power Plant Unit-3 in Sweden
  • San Jose Mercury News - Diablo Canyon shutdown: PG&E to pay community $85 million - Associated Press
  • Business Wire - PG&E, SLO County, SLO Coastal Unified School District, Local Cities Reach Accord on Diablo Canyon Community Support Funding - PG&E
  • Business Wire - Former Office Director with the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Jennifer Uhle, Hired as Director of Reactor Safety Programs for JENSEN HUGHES
  • WAMC Northeast Public Radio - Baffle Bolt Issue Takes Indian Point Relicensing Timeline To Summer 2017 - Allison Dunne
  • Financial Times - Bulgaria's reliance on Russian gas almost over
  • Emery County Progress - Blue Castle plans webinar on nuclear power pricing
  • Creamer Media's Engineering News - Energy department reluctantly gives insight into nuclear studies
  • Rand Daily Mail - Inside South Africa's new energy plan - Hartmut Winkler
  • BelTA - IAEA seminar on managing nuclear projects in progress at Belarusian nuclear power plant
  • World Nuclear News - Construction to start on Finnish repository
  • World Nuclear News - Engineers enclose radioactive remains of Chernobyl 4
  • World Nuclear News - NRC begins third Pilgrim inspection
  • World Nuclear News - Iter decommissioning to be studied
  • Daily Energy Insider - NRC seeks public input to revise rules on transporting radioactive material
  • WABE Atlanta - Court Allows Lawsuit Against Georgia Power Fees To Continue - Elly Yu
  • ABC.au - Fracking report says no to controversial process without community consent
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - Coastal Commission wants $6,500 from San Onofre critics - Rob Nikolewski
  • Fairewinds Energy Education - Smokescreen
  • Fairewinds Energy Education - Truthout: Nuclear Power Is Not "Green Energy": It Is a Fount of Atomic Waste (Arnie Gundersen)
  • Atomic Insights - The New Fire project nears completion. Please prove there's an eager market - Rod Adams
  • Tri-City Herald - Hanford vapor lawsuit may be delayed again - Annette Cary
  • NRC - NRC Proposes $140,000 Fine for Violation at Browns Ferry Nuclear Plant
  • IAEA - Nuclear Security from Cradle to Grave - by IAEA Director of Nuclear Security - Raja Abdul Aziz Raja Adnan, IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security
  • The Guardian - Chernobyl disaster site enclosed by shelter to prevent radiation leaks - Shaun Walker at Chernobyl
  • The Guardian - Timelapse shows Chernobyl shelter construction – video
  • BBC - Chernobyl shield completion like 'closing a nuclear wound'
  • BBC - BBC granted exclusive access to nuclear bunker
  • BBC - What's in a Russian nuclear bunker?
  • Japan Times - Full-scale model used to test decommissioning for Fukushima reactor
  • Japan Times - Estimated cost for Tokyo 2020 Olympics jumps to ¥2 trillion - Reiji Yoshida and Magdalena Osumi
  • Mainichi Daily News - Kagoshima governor effectively accepts restart of nuclear reactor
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Zuma's power has been steadily eroded - OAM
  • Fin24 CapeTown - One pre-nuclear tender makes up 80% of total cost of DoE spend - Matthew le Cordeur
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Red flags raised over pre-nuclear tenders worth R173m - Matthew le Cordeur
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Why new energy plan has sparked strong emotions - Hartmut Winkler
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Eskom downgrade: Call for forensic probe
  • Bellona - What's behind the oil pipeline standoff in North Dakota: a short guide - Charles Digges
  • Press TV - US cannot be trusted with Iran nuclear deal: Academic
  • Press TV - Iran's options numerous if JCPOA violated: Shamkhani
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Environmental Assessments; Availability, etc.: University of Missouri-Columbia Research Reactor FR Document: 2016-28711 Citation: 81 FR 86024 PDF Pages 86024-86030 (7 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards FR Document: 2016-28550 Citation: 81 FR 86023 PDF Pages 86023-86024 (2 pages) Permalink
  • UPI - Second earthquake in three days hits Fukushima, no tsunami warning this time - Stephen Feller
  • Japan Times - Tax breaks mulled to aid reconstruction in Fukushima no-go zone

    Monday, November 28, 2016

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Clark County wants to create online public records archive going back to 1909 - Michael Scott Davidson
  • Washington Examiner - GOP fighting off last-minute attempts at new climate regs - John Siciliano
  • The Ecologist - Stopping Europe's nuclear industry in its tracks: here's how - Christopher Busby
  • CapeCod News - Comprehensive Pilgrim Inspection Gets Underway - Brian Merchant
  • Reuters - EDF unit seeks to triple retail base in Italy, eyes ENI portfolio - Geert De Clercq
  • Reuters - France turned to fossil fuels in October to offset nuclear shortfall - Bate Felix
  • Reuters video - video: Fukushima cleanup cost estimated at $180 bln
  • Reuters - Solar, wind industries hope years courting Republicans pays off under Trump - Nichola Groom
  • Reuters - Fukushima nuclear decommission, compensation costs to almost double: media - Osamu Tsukimori
  • Reuters - RPT-UPDATE 1-Swiss reject quick exit from atomic power - John Miller
  • Phys.org - The future of nuclear energy - Daniel Mcglynn
  • Swissinfo - Media: 'The days of nuclear energy are numbered' - Thomas Stephens
  • Local Suisse - Swiss voters reject early nuclear withdrawal - AFP
  • Financial Times - Brexit's nuclear fallout: 3,000 cubic metres of Oxfordshire waste--Uncertainty over who will pay an estimated £289m to decommission EU-owned project - Alex Barker and Arthur Beesley
  • BBC News - Japan Fukushima nuclear plant 'clean-up costs double'
  • Japan Today - Fukushima nuclear plant decommission, compensation costs to almost double
  • Japan Times - Cost of Fukushima disaster expected to soar to ¥20 trillion
  • Japan Times - Thyroid cancer fund to defray costs for young patients in Fukushima, 14 other prefectures - Washington Post blog? - 17 hours ago
  • Washington Post - Japan shows why the world needs fracking – and nuclear power - Stephen Stromberg
  • IOL - SA's proposed nuclear power plant unsafe - study - Tanisha Heiberg
  • Mail & Guardian - South Africa has a new energy plan. But will it break the bank? - Stephen Labson
  • Moneyweb.za - SA's nuclear plans ready to be issued - Antoinette Slabbert
  • Port Elizabeth HeraldLive - Site clearing only after approval
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Letter: Need for nuclear energy is great - Joe Purkey, Knoxville
  • Sofia News Agency - EDF 'Made Offer to Invest in Bulgaria's Belene Plant'- Nuclear Group
  • London Times - Areva, Hinkley Point and a ticking time bomb on a nuclear scale - Robin Pagnamenta
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea could create 'explosive outcome': former U.S. JSC chairman - jschang@yna.co.kr
  • Yonhap News - U.N. Security Council expected to adopt new sanctions on N. Korea this week
  • Chosun Ilbo - UN Poised to Adopt New Sanctions on N.Korea
  • Manila Standard - 'Abandon BNPP, build nuclear plant in Ecija or elsewhere' - Ferdie G. Domingo
  • Boston Herald - Federal nuclear inspectors returning to Pilgrim plant - Associated Press
  • Boston Globe - Federal regulators to begin review of Pilgrim nuclear plant Monday - Andy Rosen
  • CapeCodToday - Breaking News: Downwinders call for Pilgrim Nuke protest today
  • Independent Australia - On shaky ground: Australian uranium and Fukushima - Dave Sweeney
  • Next Big Future - Attempted statistical lies that try to link French Nuclear Power Plants and Childhood Leukemia - Brian Wang
  • Economic Times - Public won't feel safe about nuclear energy any time soon, says Rosatom official - Sahana Ghosh
  • Globalnews.ca - Exclusive: Shutting down Ontario nuclear plants, buying Quebec hydro is path to cheaper electricity - Brian Hill
  • Assam Sentinel - Why people don't feel safe about nuclear energy... - Sahana Ghosh
  • Jacksonville Journal Courier - Energy plan or huge bailout? Sides differ - John O'Connor
  • KTRS - Lawmakers face Exelon energy plan, derided as 'bailout'
  • Nigeria Guardian - Timeline of Chernobyl nuclear disaster - AFP
  • Tasnim News Agency - Iran Braced for US Breach of JCPOA: Nuclear Chief
  • Press TV - US has long history of violating treaties: Analyst
  • Trend News Agency - Iranian leader criticizes US sanctions renewal
  • Trend News Agency - Kazakhstan to be platform to mull Iran's nuclear program in 2017
  • Ahram Online - Egypt, Russia to sign nuclear plant contract before end of 2016: Russian Official
  • Lowell Sun - Meeting to focus on Vermont Yankee sale
  • London Times - Hinkley Point payments put under the spotlight - Alex Ralph
  • Omaha World-Herald - Letter: The Public Pulse, Nov. 28: OPPD's conflicting story on fee hikes
  • World Nuclear News - Swiss reject rapid nuclear phase out
  • World Nuclear News - Eskom confident of Thyspunt seismic safety
  • World Nuclear News - British university unveils 'diamond' nuclear-powered battery
  • Trend News Agency - Iran's nuclear chief: Tehran prepared for JCPOA collapse - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • Press TV - Iran ready to respond to US if sanctions renewed: Salehi
  • Sofia News Agency - Ten Days to Go Before Nuclear Decommissioning Conference in Sofia
  • Health and Human Services Department - Notice Decisions to Evaluate Petitions to Designate Classes of Employees for Inclusion in Special Exposure Cohort: Metals and Controls Corp. in Attleboro, MA FR Document: 2016-28480 Citation: 81 FR 85580? PDF Pages 85580-85581
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Atomic Safety and Licensing Boards: Indian Point Nuclear Generating Unit No. 3 and James A. Fitzpatrick Nuclear Power Plant FR Document: 2016-28556 Citation: 81 FR 85645? PDF Page 85645 (1 page) ? Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Applications; Renewals: Nuclear Engineering Teaching Laboratory TRIGA Research Reactor, University of Texas, Austin, TX FR Document: 2016-28507 Citation: 81 FR 85646? PDF Pages 85646-85650
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Requests for Nominations: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards FR Document: 2016-28506 Citation: 81 FR 85644? PDF Pages 85644-85645
  • IPS - Australian Activists, Dissenters and Whistleblowers Feeling the Heat - Stephen de Tarczynski
  • GAO - Whistleblower Protection: Additional Actions Would Improve Recording and Reporting of Appeals Data GAO-17-110
  • NRC - NRC Seeks to Fill Open Reactor Safeguards Advisory Committee Position
  • NRC - NRC to Perform Wide-Ranging Team Inspection at Pilgrim Nuclear Power Plant; Review Supports Agency's Increased Oversight
  • NRC blog - NRC Begins Significant Activity under Heightened Oversight at Pilgrim Nuclear Plant - Neil Sheehan, Public Affairs Officer, Region I
  • NWTRB - The Board's Winter 2017 Board Meeting (February 28-March 1) has been cancelled
  • USGS - Earthquake: M 5.4 - 19km WNW of Namche Bazar, Nepal
  • NHK World - Private fund to help young thyroid cancer patients
  • Kyodo News - Fukushima cleanup cost expected at 20 tril. yen, double estimate
  • Kyodo News - Thyroid cancer fund to offer medical costs to patients
  • Asahi Shimbun - 2nd Fukushima boy speaks up about bullying in new schools - Miki Aoki
  • Japan Times - Cost of Fukushima disaster expected to soar to ¥20 trillion
  • Japan Times - Thyroid cancer fund to defray costs for young patients in Fukushima, 14 other prefectures
  • Mainichi Daily News - Fukushima plant decommissioning, compensation costs to almost double: gov't est.
  • Mainichi Daily News - Researchers create radioactive decontamination sponges using Prussian blue pigment

    Sunday, November 27, 2016

  • Swissinfo - Power on or off for Swiss nuclear plants? - Urs Geiser
  • Tri-City Herald - Worker falling into Hanford septic tank leads to fine - Annette Cary
  • Satellite Press Releases - United States Settles Lawsuit Against Energy Department Contractors for Knowingly Mischarging Costs on Contract at Nuclear Waste Treatment Plant - Author Marcin/
  • Everett Daily Herald - Manhattan Project park in Hanford celebrates first year - Nicholas K. Geranios
  • Japan Times - Better whistleblower protection
  • Taos News - Counties call on lawmakers to re-examine whistleblower regulations - Bruce Krasnow
  • AP - Swiss reject plan to speed up exit from nuclear energy - Geir Moulson
  • Reuters - Swiss seen rejecting speedy exit from atomic power - John Miller
  • BBC - Switzerland votes against strict timetable for nuclear power phase out
  • Swissinfo - Swiss nuclear plants to remain on grid - Urs Geiser
  • Asharq Al-Awsat - Obama's Administration Exerts Pressure on Tehran to Reinforce Nuclear Deal
  • Japan Times - Fukushima aftershock renews public concern about restarting Kansai's aging nuclear reactors
  • Daiji World - 'Public won't feel safe about nuclear energy any time soon' - Sahana Ghosh
  • SABC - Thyspunt residents divided over nuclear power station
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - TVA to move away from coal even under Trump - Dave Flessner
  • Global Times - Site of former Chinese nuclear factory becomes ghost town
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Fukushima decommissioning costs to soar--rising to more than 20 trillion yen ($176 billion)

    Saturday, November 26, 2016

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Opposition to Yucca Mountain is anything but ignorant
  • Politico - 5 senators essential to Trump's success – or failure - Elana Schor
  • Pacific Daily News - Group presses for radiation compensation - Kyla P Mora , kmora@guampdn.com
  • LA Monitor - NM mulls partial closure plan for WIPP - Associated Press
  • AP - Denmark urged to clean up US military waste in Greenland - Jan M. Olsen
  • AP - Fidel Castro, who defied US for 50 years, dies at 90 in Cuba - Michael Weissenstein, Peter Orsi
  • Bloomberg - Fidel Castro, Communist Former Leader of Cuba, Dies at 90 - Michael Smith, Liam Vaughan
  • Reuters - Former Cuban leader Fidel Castro dies aged 90 - Marc Frank and Nelson Acosta
  • Reuters - Factbox: Facts about Cuba's Fidel Castro - Marc Frank and Daniel Trotta
  • Reuters - South Africa's proposed nuclear power plant unsafe - study - Tanisha Heiberg
  • Reuters - UPDATE 2-EDF sites searched by French competition authorities
  • Radio Canada International - Mysterious find is not a long-lost nuke, but what is it?</title> - Levon Sevunts
  • CBC News - Navy confirms mysterious B.C. coastal object no bomb - Roshini Nair
  • Daily Telegraph - Missing Cold War nuclear bomb remains a mystery after Canadian navy investigates object found by diver - Chris Graham
  • BBC - Object found off British Columbia coast not missing nuke
  • Local Suisse - Swiss to vote on faster nuclear phaseout
  • Deutsche Welle - Study finds safety concerns over South African nuclear power plant proposal
  • Energiewende Germany - Thorium: a future option for nuclear? - Craig Morris
  • Dallas Morning News - After escaping radioactive fallout and rising ocean levels, now Marshallese migrants in Texas face new problems - Caleb Downs
  • Radio New Zealand - French court gives hope for nuclear compo claims
  • TASS - India and Russia chose most feasible site for building new nuclear power plant
  • Aiken Standard - Savannah River Site tour impresses local educators - Thomas Gardiner
  • Manila Bulletin - No active fault beneath Bataan nuclear plant, says scientist
  • Santa monica Observed - Solar Energy Centers Commissioned for Southern CA
  • Washington Post - Japan earthquakes and the Ring of Fire - Denise Chow, Live Science
  • London Times - EDF raided by French competition investigators - Adam Sage Paris
  • BBC News - Obituary: Fidel Castro
  • Institution of Engineering and Technology - Battery powered by radioactive diamond could solve nuclear waste dilemma - Jack Loughran
  • Mainichi Daily News - Radioactive waste from Fukushima plant water piling up with no final destination
  • Mainichi Daily News - Editorial: Move forward with construction of interim storage sites for nuclear waste
  • JAIF - NRA Ascertains Domestic NPP Components to Be Sufficiently Strong
  • JAIF - Insignificant Effects from Earthquake Off Fukushima Prefecture This Morning
  • JAIF - Committee Examines Lifting of Compensation Amount for Electric Power Utilities' Unlimited Liability
  • JAIF - NRA Approves Extension of Operating Lifetime for Mihama-3 through 2036
  • JAIF - Spent Fuel Reprocessing Organization Commissions Reprocessing Activities to JNFL
  • JAIF - Kagoshima Governor Visits Reactor, Shows Some Appreciation for Special Inspections by Kyushu Electric Power
  • JAIF - All Outer Wall Panels Removed at Fukushima Daiichi Unit 1 Reactor
  • TEPCO - Real-time data is now available for airborne radioactive concentrations near the Fukushima Daiichi site boundary.
  • 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 (279th Release)

    Friday, November 25, 2016

  • New Yorker - Pilgrim's Progress: Inside the American Nuclear-Waste Crisis - Gregg Levine and Caroline Preston
  • Guam Daily Post - Radiation survivors to hold meeting, fundraiser - Chris Wong
  • Wall Street Journal - U.S., Western Allies Push Iran on New Measures to Bolster Nuclear Deal - Laurence Norman
  • Attleboro Sun Chronicle - Attleboro Redevelopment Authority to take over Finberg Field
  • Reuters - Fitch Revises South Africa's Outlook to Negative; Affirms at 'BBB-'
  • Reuters - Germany's E.ON renews mandates for takeover defence advisers
  • IOL - Busa warns Eskom on nuclear plans - Siseko Njobeni
  • Johannesburg Stock Exchange Biznews - SA – listen to your scientists on new nuclear energy deals - David Fig
  • SA Business Times - Eskom nuclear site not safe‚ say studies - Carol Paton
  • RNews South Africa - Kouga Local Municipality and Eskom to meet monthly over nuclear plans for Thyspunt
  • On Line Opinion Australia - South Australians playing with nuclear waste - Haydon Manning
  • Green Left Weekly - SA Premier urges referendum on unpopular nuclear waste - Renfrey Clarke
  • Adelaide Advertiser - Nuke plan dumped by Weatherill's union
  • Mail & Guardian - Energy plan puts nuclear on backburner - Lisa Steyn
  • World Nuclear News - Ensuring a 'soft Brexit' for the UK's nuclear industry
  • World Nuclear News - Spanish regulator approves post-Fukushima measures
  • World Nuclear News - Ukraine applauds WANO's pilot cross-centre review at Rovno
  • Illinois News Network - Energy-rate restructuring bill to save nuclear plants elicits concerns from both sides
  • AllAfrica - South Africa: Understanding the Court Challenge to the Nuclear Deal
  • BelTA - Belarus, Slovakia to cooperate in nuclear energy, pharmaceutics, petrochemical industry
  • Port Elizabeth HeraldLive - New forum downplays dangers - Guy Rogers
  • Gulf News - In UAE's nuclear industry, gender ceilings don't exist - Mohamed Al Hammadi
  • Deutsche Welle - From stone tools to atomic bombs: A brief history of humankind
  • Independent Barents Observer - First emergency shutdown of reactor type to be built in Finland - Thomas Nilsen
  • Business Standard - We are confident we can make the Jaitapur project economically viable: Vakis Ramany
  • Brussels Times - Parliament approves nuclear civil liability bill - Jason Bennett
  • VietNamNet Bridge - Nuclear production's out, what about consumption? - Thu Van
  • CapeCod News - Pilgrim Inspection Begins Monday
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - Could SLO County get more than $49.5 million for the Diablo Canyon closure? - Kaytlyn Leslie
  • Northumberland Today - Help wanted in ongoing cleanup effort in Port Hope - Cecilia Nasmith
  • Bloomberg - India's Cash Crisis Isn't Modi's Only Headache - Nc Bipindra
  • Yonhap News - Five middle powers voice concerns over N.K.'s nukes, urge it to comply with int'l obligations
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: President's Council of Advisors on Science and Technology FR Document: 2016-28281 Citation: 81 FR 85215? PDF Page 85215 (1 page) ? Permalink
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.; Weekly Receipts FR Document: 2016-28407 Citation: 81 FR 85221? PDF Pages 85221-85222
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Combined License Applications: Tennessee Valley Authority; Bellefonte Nuclear Plant, Units 3 and 4; Withdrawal FR Document: 2016-28373 Citation: 81 FR 85276? PDF Pages 85276-85277
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Environmental Assessments; Availability, etc.: Armed Forces Radiobiology Research Institute FR Document: 2016-28372 Citation: 81 FR 85268? PDF Pages 85268-85274
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Imposition Orders: International Cyclotron FR Document: 2016-28374 Citation: 81 FR 85274? PDF Pages 85274-85276
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2016-28495 Citation: 81 FR 85276? PDF Page 85276 (1 page) ? Permalink

    Thursday, November 24, 2016

  • Pahrump Valley Times - State to keep battling against Yucca Mountain - Sean Whaley
  • KOB Albuquerque - Watchdogs call for review of nuke dump proposal - Susan Montoya Bryan
  • Tri-City Herald - Feds: Hanford contractors to pay $125 million settlement - Gene Johnson and Phuong Le
  • Reuters - U.S. settles lawsuit with nuclear waste treatment plant contractors
  • LA Gothamist - Do The 3.6 Million Pounds Of Nuclear Waste At San Onofre Now Have A Destination? - Carman Tse
  • L'Echo - Le coût de l'enfouissement des déchets nucléaires risque de s'alourdir - Christine Scharff
  • Wall Street Journal - Contractors Settle Case Over Cleanup Effort at Hanford Nuclear Site - John R. Emshwiller
  • AP - Feds: Hanford contractors to pay $125 million settlement - Phuong Le, Gene Johnson
  • Reuters - French Monday power contract soars on EDF reactor update - Vera Eckert
  • Reuters - South African political tug-of-war could turn debt into junk - Stella Mapenzauswa
  • Reuters - U.S. settles lawsuit with nuclear waste treatment plant contractors - Eric Beech
  • Reuters - TIMELINE-Entergy N.Y. Indian Point nuclear plant relicensing
  • Forbes - Is China Using North Korea For Nuclear Blackmail Against The US?
  • Western Journalism - North Korea's Kim Jong Un Issues Letter Demanding End To United States' 'Hostile Nuclear Threats' - Randy DeSoto
  • Mail & Guardian - NEWS ANALYSIS: Zuma's waning power exposed by stalled nuclear plan - Mike Cohen, Paul Vecchiatto
  • KNAU Arizona Public Radio - Artists Invited to Navajo Nation to Witness Uranium's Effects - Melissa Sevigny
  • ExtremeTech - Starting in 2018, China will begin turning coal plants into nuclear reactors - Graham Templeton
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Vietnam withdrawal clouds future of Japan's nuclear exports
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - New Mexico considers partial closure plan for nuke dump
  • SA Business Times - Editorial: Eskom determined to go nuke - and damn the facts
  • SA Business Times - Brakes slammed on nuke power plants - Graeme Hosken and Jan-Jan Joubert
  • CTV News - SNC-Lavalin gets contract to prepare for new Candu nuclear plant in Argentina
  • HNN Huntingtonnews - COMMENTARY: Do the Congo, West Lake, Mo. and Dietz Hollow Have Possible Connections? - Tony E. Rutherford
  • 24.kg News Agency - Radioactive cars from Japan to be decontaminated - Suyunbek Shamshiev
  • Yonhap News - UNSC moving 'in right direction' on resolution against N. Korea's nuke test - kokobj@yna.co.kr
  • VietNamNet Bridge - Gov't states reasons to cancel nuclear power project
  • Sputnik News - Egypt Plans to Build Second NPP on Mediterranean Coast
  • Heartland Institute - Research & Commentary: Newest Exelon Bailout Bill Would Harm Electricity Consumers - Matthew Glans, Tim Benson
  • Japan Times - Inexcusable response in bullying case
  • Wall Street Journal - Glacier's Retreat May Have Begun With a 1940s El Niño Event
  • Cape Business News - IRP says no need for more nuclear power - Cape Chamber of Commerce and Industry
  • ITV News - £14 billion Sizewell C nuclear power station begins - Tanya Mercer
  • Aberdeen Press and Journal - Robot saw makes the first cut in milestone moment at Dounreay - Keith Findlay
  • Fox Illinois - Exelon Bill Negotiations Continuing - Jordan Abudayyeh
  • London Times - French reactor crisis pushes up power costs - Robin Pagnamenta
  • Wilkes Barre Times-Leader - Berwick man denied access to power plant documents - Melanie Mizenko
  • Times of India - 'Failed coolant channel to be removed'
  • Slovenska Tiskovna Agencija - Construction of radwaste repository could start this year
  • Barnstable Patriot - Deconstructing Pilgrim: It's not over yet
  • Fairewinds Energy Education - A Lost Opportunity: $8.2 Trillion on New Nukes cuts CO2 only 9%?
  • Beyond Nuclear - Marchers in Johannesburg demand no nukes in South Africa
  • Atomic Insights - Berkeley's institutional fear of low dose radiation traced to a suffocated rat
  • BBC - At least 67 workers dead at power station in China
  • BBC - Why South Korea's corruption scandal is nothing new
  • USGS - M 5.6 - 37km SE of Namie, Japan
  • Fin24 - McWilliams: SA's nuclear deal with Russia serves only the kleptocracy
  • Fin24 - Nuclear lesson for SA as Vietnam cancels Rosatom deal
  • USGS - M 7.0 - 149km SSW of Puerto El Triunfo, El Salvador
  • NHK World - Tsunami Hits Fukushima
  • NHK World - TEPCO to send robot into Fukushima reactor in Jan.
  • NHK World - Hiroshima mayor, Kishida on nuclear weapons ban - Japan Times
  • Japan Times - M6.1 offshore quake jolts Tohoku region but no tsunami threat
  • Kyodo News - Puddles found in reactor buildings of Fukushima Daini plant after quake

    Wednesday, November 23, 2016

  • DOE:IG - AUDIT REPORT: OAI-L-17-03 Department of Energy Contractors' Implementation of Earned Value Management
  • The Nevada Sagebrush blog - Governor Sandoval optimistic about Nevada economy, last two years - Madeline Purdue
  • Huffington Post - Big Shifts in Energy and Environment Policy - Part I - Elizabeth McCulley Gore
  • Los Angeles Times - Will San Onofre's nuclear waste wind up at Yucca Mountain? - Rob Nikolewski
  • Hanford Sentinel - State corruption probe is incomplete - Thomas Elias
  • Los Alamos Monitor - State, LANL focus on chromium plume cleanup - Tris DeRoma
  • Twin Falls Times-News - Educators can apply for INL grant
  • Cape Cod Times - Pilgrim: Baker pressed to name independent nuclear inspector - Christine Legere
  • KUER NPR Utah - Justice Department Sues To Block Utah RadWaste Company From Merger - Judy Fahys
  • New Republic - The Things They Burned --A private contractor tossed U.S. military waste in Iraq and Afghanistan into giant pits and burned it - Jennifer Percy
  • AP - Vietnam formally scraps plans for first nuclear power plants
  • AP - A scare, then relief after powerful Japan quake and tsunami - Ken Moritsugu
  • AP - Quake in northeastern Japan brings back memories of 2011 - Yuri Kageyama
  • Bloomberg - U.K. Will Seek to Soften Trump Opposition to Iran Nuclear Deal - Thomas Penny
  • Bloomberg - Rand Leads Currency Gains as South Africa Delays Nuclear Program - Xola Potelwa
  • Bloomberg - Japan Probes Nuclear Cooling System Shutdown After Earthquake - Emi Urabe, Stephen Stapczynski, and Tsuyoshi Inajima
  • Bloomberg - South Africa Slows Nuclear Plans as Rating Assessments Loom - Paul Vecchiatto and Michael Cohen
  • Bloomberg - Switzerland Risks Power Independence as Nuclear Vote Looms - Weixin Zha and Albertina Torsoli
  • Bloomberg - Japan Agency: Earthquake Was Aftershock of 2011 Quake - The Associated Press
  • Bloomberg - video: No Major Damage From Japan Quake
  • Bloomberg - Cuomo Wins Round in Bid to Shut Entergy's Indian Point Plant - Chris Dolmetsch and Mark Chediak
  • Bloomberg - Peter Thiel's Other Hobby is Nuclear Fusion - Eric Roston
  • Reuters - Vietnam abandons plan for first nuclear power plants - Mai Nguyen and Ho Binh Minh
  • Reuters - South Africa slows nuclear power expansion plans - Wendell Roelf
  • Reuters - Tsunami hits Japan after strong quake near Fukushima disaster site - Yuka Obayashi and Elaine Lies
  • Reuters - video: Quake rocks Japan nuclear plant
  • Reuters - video: 7.4 magnitude quake hits Japan
  • Reuters - Tokyo Electric resumes reactor cooling system after temporary halt - Yuka Obayashi
  • Reuters - BRIEF-No irregularities at Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant after quake-Kyodo - Chris Gallagher
  • Reuters - TIMELINE-Entergy N.Y. Indian Point nuclear plant relicensing - Scott DiSavino
  • Japan Times - Northeast Japan dodges bullet from M7.4 quake
  • UPI - Fukushima nuclear plant briefly shut down in Japanese earthquake - Andrew V. Pestano Follow @AVPLive9
  • World Nuclear News - Fukushima earthquake leaves nuclear plants unaffected
  • World Nuclear News - India joins CERN
  • World Nuclear News - Hungary's Paks II project clears procurement hurdle
  • Utility Dive - Ameren opposes Exelon's Illinois nuclear energy bill - Peter Maloney
  • Newburyport Daily News - Seabrook strikes tax agreement with nuclear plant owners - Angeljean Chiaramida
  • Deutsche Welle - 'Most dilapidated' US nuclear power plant to close?
  • New York Law Journal - Court Says NYS Can Require Coastal Impact Review for Indian Point Nuclear Facility - Joel Stashenko
  • Peekskill-Cortlandt Patch - Big Setback for Indian Point Relicensing: NY Court of Appeals Ruling - Lanning Taliaferro
  • Mid-Hudson News - Entergy loses round in state court over Indian Point relicensing
  • NY Newsday - Court gives NY role in relicensing effort for nuclear plant - Michael Gormley
  • Lower Hudson Journal - NY court deals Indian Point setback - Jon Campbell
  • EcoWatch - Final Nail in Indian Point's Coffin? - Dan Zukowski Dan Zukowski
  • Albany Times Union - Court: Agency has regulatory role over Indian Point--Company seeking 20-year extension of license to operate nuclear reactors - Casey Seiler
  • BBC - Torness nuclear reactor shut down over seaweed concern
  • Deutsche Welle - Iran begins exporting excess heavy water to comply with nuclear deal
  • Press TV - Iran transfers 11 tonnes of heavy water to Oman: AEOI
  • Tehran Times - Iran says not passive if JCPOA fails
  • All Things Nuclear - Friendly Answers Following Blowing of the Winds - Dave Lochbaum, director, Nuclear Safety Project
  • Peterborough Examiner - Nuclear cleanup isn't over yet in Port Hope - Valerie MacDonald
  • Gulf News - Women are essential for a thriving nuclear energy economy - Mohamed Al Hammadi
  • UAE National - Women leading the way in nuclear medicine in UAE - Caline Malek
  • Kyiv Post - Ukraine buys nuclear fuel worth $367 m in nine months of 2016
  • Legal Week UK - Slaughters earns £12m for advice to government on Hinkley Point nuclear power plant - James Booth
  • KCET Link TV - Indigenous Australians' Land Is Seized For Radioactive Dump
  • Platts - Exelon's Oyster Creek nuclear unit shut because of turbine control issues - Steven Dolley
  • Kolkata Statesman - Lanka sees no threat from Indian nuclear power plants
  • Business News Americas - Nuclear, thermo top Brazil's halted power works - Michael Place
  • BelTA - Russian AEM Technologies sends more equipment to Belarusian nuclear power plant
  • BelTA - Belarusian scientists to help develop equipment for Russian particle accelerator
  • London Times - European nuclear disaster would cost €160bn - Peter O'Dwyer
  • Chicago Tribune - Illinois energy bill may cost consumers an additional $24 billion, opponents say - Kim Geiger
  • Reuters - South Africa's Eskom seeks nuclear power proposals this year - Wednell Roelf
  • Lower Hudson Journal - At Indian Point, practice makes perfect for reactor operators
  • NBC Bay Area - EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy Defends Plan for Drinking Water - Stephen Stock, Robert Campos, Michael Bott and Jeremy Carroll
  • St. Louis Post-Dispatch - EPA head says decision on West Lake coming 'soon,' but gave no indication of how soon
  • CPA Guardian - Editorial: The best-laid nuclear plans
  • News24 City-Press - Fikile Majola recommits to transparency over nuclear plans - Janet Heard
  • Ceylon Daily News - Lanka protected from nuclear accidents: Minister
  • Financial Times - S Africa delays new nuclear power stations in boost for Treasury - Joseph Cotterill
  • Eyewitness News Johannesburg - Eskom to issue nuclear power proposal requests before year end - Gaye Davis
  • St. Louis Post-Dispatch - EPA to test home near landfill for radioactive contamination
  • Northumberland Today - Nuclear cleanup isn't over yet in Port Hope - Valerie MacDonald
  • Fukushima Diary - Marine radiation monitoring post down after M7.4 - Iori Mochizuki
  • Fukushima Diary - Coolant system of DAINI SFP3 rebooted - Iori Mochizuki
  • Fukushima Diary - Coolant system of SFP3 in Fukushima DAINI got automatically suspended / 2544 fuel assemblies stocked - Iori Mochizuki
  • Fukushima Diary - [Breaking] M7.3 Fukushima offshore / 3m of Tsunami is coming / Fukushima plant status unknown - Iori Mochizuki
  • ENENews - URGENT: Emergency at Fukushima after major M7.4 quake – Workers evacuated as tsunami hits nuke plants – Public told "Please Flee Immediately" – "Cooling systems at reactor FAILED… Fears nuclear waste may leak" – Prime Minister: We must grasp extent of damage – Officials warn of more powerful quakes (VIDEOS)
  • NHK World - TEPCO resumes treatment of contaminated water
  • NHK World - Meteorological Agency to review tsunami warnings
  • NHK World - Former Fukushima worker with cancer sues TEPCO
  • NHK World - TEPCO to study cooling system stoppage
  • NHK World - NRA accepts utilities' assessment of plant parts
  • NHK World - Evacuation plan compiled for Genkai nuclear plant
  • NHK World - 1-m tsunami on coast of Fukushima Daiichi plant
  • NHK World - Cooling system restored at Daini plant
  • NHK World - Ice wall at Fukushima plant examined
  • Kyodo News - M7.4 quake hits northeastern Japan, causing tsunami
  • Kyodo News - Quake temporarily halts spent-fuel cooling at Fukushima Daini plant
  • Kyodo News - NRA says weak steel components not used in Japan nuclear plants
  • Kyodo News - Spent-fuel cooling at Fukushima Daini plant temporarily halts
  • Asahi Shimbun - TEPCO: Leak of radioactive water unlikely at Fukushima plant
  • Asahi Shimbun - Magnitude-7.4 quake likely an aftershock from five years ago
  • Asahi Shimbun - 1.4-meter tsunami wave reaches Japan after quake
  • Bellona - Bellona addresses US congressional staff on nuclear cleanup cooperation in Arctic - Charles Digges
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Renewable sector wants constraints dropped on wind and solar - Matthew le Cordeur
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Govt's gas push for electricity shocks Necsa
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Eskom to push ahead with nuclear despite proposed delay - Matthew le Cordeur
  • Fin24 CapeTown - SA slows nuclear plans as rating reviews loom - Paul Vecchiatto and Mike Cohen
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Energy battle set as nuclear delay on cards - as it happened - Matthew le Cordeur
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Eskom's Koko uses nuclear 'scale and pace' card on IPPs - Matshela Koko, Eskom's group executive for generation
  • Fin24 CapeTown - 6 reasons why this is a critical week for SA economy - Matthew le Cordeur
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Facility Operating and Combined Licenses: Applications and Amendments Involving No Significant Hazards Considerations FR Document: 2016-28085 Citation: 81 FR 83871 PDF Pages 83871-83881 (11 pages) Permalink Z
  • Huffington Post - Renewables and Nuclear Can No Longer Afford To Be Foes - David Duchovny, Jigar Shah
  • NRC - Independent Auditors' Report on The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission's Closing Package Financial Statements as of and for the Year Ended September 30, 2016
  • NRC - Results of the United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission's Financial Statements for FY years 2016 and 2015
  • Daily Mirror - Fukushima earthquake: Cooling systems at nuclear reactor have FAILED following 7.3 magnitude tremor - Steve Robson, Jessica Haworth, Gavin Allen
  • DOE:EERE - New Report Shows Potential Growth of Distributed Wind Energy for On-Site Power
  • Workers Compensation Programs Office - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Division of Longshore and Harbor Workers' Compensation FR Document: 2016-28267 Citation: 81 FR 84622 PDF Pages 84622-84623 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Workers Compensation Programs Office - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Division of Longshore and Harbor Workers' Compensation FR Document: 2016-28271 Citation: 81 FR 84621 PDF Pages 84621-84622 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Workers Compensation Programs Office - Notice Meetings: Advisory Board on Toxic Substances and Worker Health: Subcommittee on Medical Advice FR Document: 2016-28269 Citation: 81 FR 84620 PDF Pages 84620-84621 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Port Augusta Transcontinental - Barndioota Consultative Committee nuclear waste South Australia - Matt Carcich
  • New York Times - New Quake Tests Resilience, and Faith, in Japan's Nuclear Plants - Motoko Rich

    Tuesday, November 22, 2016

  • DOE:IG - AUDIT REPORT: OAI-L-17-03 Department of Energy Contractors' Implementation of Earned Value Management
  • The Nevada Sagebrush blog - Governor Sandoval optimistic about Nevada economy, last two years - Madeline Purdue
  • Huffington Post - Big Shifts in Energy and Environment Policy - Part I - Elizabeth McCulley Gore
  • Los Angeles Times - Will San Onofre's nuclear waste wind up at Yucca Mountain? - Rob Nikolewski
  • Hanford Sentinel - State corruption probe is incomplete - Thomas Elias
  • Los Alamos Monitor - State, LANL focus on chromium plume cleanup - Tris DeRoma
  • Twin Falls Times-News - Educators can apply for INL grant
  • Cape Cod Times - Pilgrim: Baker pressed to name independent nuclear inspector - Christine Legere
  • KUER NPR Utah - Justice Department Sues To Block Utah RadWaste Company From Merger - Judy Fahys
  • New Republic - The Things They Burned --A private contractor tossed U.S. military waste in Iraq and Afghanistan into giant pits and burned it - Jennifer Percy
  • AP - Vietnam formally scraps plans for first nuclear power plants
  • AP - A scare, then relief after powerful Japan quake and tsunami - Ken Moritsugu
  • AP - Quake in northeastern Japan brings back memories of 2011 - Yuri Kageyama
  • Bloomberg - U.K. Will Seek to Soften Trump Opposition to Iran Nuclear Deal - Thomas Penny
  • Bloomberg - Rand Leads Currency Gains as South Africa Delays Nuclear Program - Xola Potelwa
  • Bloomberg - Japan Probes Nuclear Cooling System Shutdown After Earthquake - Emi Urabe, Stephen Stapczynski, and Tsuyoshi Inajima
  • Bloomberg - South Africa Slows Nuclear Plans as Rating Assessments Loom - Paul Vecchiatto and Michael Cohen
  • Bloomberg - Switzerland Risks Power Independence as Nuclear Vote Looms - Weixin Zha and Albertina Torsoli
  • Bloomberg - Japan Agency: Earthquake Was Aftershock of 2011 Quake - The Associated Press
  • Bloomberg - video: No Major Damage From Japan Quake
  • Bloomberg - Cuomo Wins Round in Bid to Shut Entergy's Indian Point Plant - Chris Dolmetsch and Mark Chediak
  • Bloomberg - Peter Thiel's Other Hobby is Nuclear Fusion - Eric Roston
  • Reuters - Vietnam abandons plan for first nuclear power plants - Mai Nguyen and Ho Binh Minh
  • Reuters - South Africa slows nuclear power expansion plans - Wendell Roelf
  • Reuters - Tsunami hits Japan after strong quake near Fukushima disaster site - Yuka Obayashi and Elaine Lies
  • Reuters - video: Quake rocks Japan nuclear plant
  • Reuters - video: 7.4 magnitude quake hits Japan
  • Reuters - Tokyo Electric resumes reactor cooling system after temporary halt - Yuka Obayashi
  • Reuters - BRIEF-No irregularities at Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant after quake-Kyodo - Chris Gallagher
  • Reuters - TIMELINE-Entergy N.Y. Indian Point nuclear plant relicensing - Scott DiSavino
  • Japan Times - Northeast Japan dodges bullet from M7.4 quake
  • UPI - Fukushima nuclear plant briefly shut down in Japanese earthquake - Andrew V. Pestano Follow @AVPLive9
  • World Nuclear News - Fukushima earthquake leaves nuclear plants unaffected
  • World Nuclear News - India joins CERN
  • World Nuclear News - Hungary's Paks II project clears procurement hurdle
  • Utility Dive - Ameren opposes Exelon's Illinois nuclear energy bill - Peter Maloney
  • Newburyport Daily News - Seabrook strikes tax agreement with nuclear plant owners - Angeljean Chiaramida
  • Deutsche Welle - 'Most dilapidated' US nuclear power plant to close?
  • New York Law Journal - Court Says NYS Can Require Coastal Impact Review for Indian Point Nuclear Facility - Joel Stashenko
  • Peekskill-Cortlandt Patch - Big Setback for Indian Point Relicensing: NY Court of Appeals Ruling - Lanning Taliaferro
  • Mid-Hudson News - Entergy loses round in state court over Indian Point relicensing
  • NY Newsday - Court gives NY role in relicensing effort for nuclear plant - Michael Gormley
  • Lower Hudson Journal - NY court deals Indian Point setback - Jon Campbell
  • EcoWatch - Final Nail in Indian Point's Coffin? - Dan Zukowski Dan Zukowski
  • Albany Times Union - Court: Agency has regulatory role over Indian Point--Company seeking 20-year extension of license to operate nuclear reactors - Casey Seiler
  • BBC - Torness nuclear reactor shut down over seaweed concern
  • Deutsche Welle - Iran begins exporting excess heavy water to comply with nuclear deal
  • Press TV - Iran transfers 11 tonnes of heavy water to Oman: AEOI
  • Tehran Times - Iran says not passive if JCPOA fails
  • All Things Nuclear - Friendly Answers Following Blowing of the Winds - Dave Lochbaum, director, Nuclear Safety Project
  • Peterborough Examiner - Nuclear cleanup isn't over yet in Port Hope - Valerie MacDonald
  • Gulf News - Women are essential for a thriving nuclear energy economy - Mohamed Al Hammadi
  • UAE National - Women leading the way in nuclear medicine in UAE - Caline Malek
  • Kyiv Post - Ukraine buys nuclear fuel worth $367 m in nine months of 2016
  • Legal Week UK - Slaughters earns £12m for advice to government on Hinkley Point nuclear power plant - James Booth
  • KCET Link TV - Indigenous Australians' Land Is Seized For Radioactive Dump
  • Platts - Exelon's Oyster Creek nuclear unit shut because of turbine control issues - Steven Dolley
  • Kolkata Statesman - Lanka sees no threat from Indian nuclear power plants
  • Business News Americas - Nuclear, thermo top Brazil's halted power works - Michael Place
  • BelTA - Russian AEM Technologies sends more equipment to Belarusian nuclear power plant
  • BelTA - Belarusian scientists to help develop equipment for Russian particle accelerator
  • London Times - European nuclear disaster would cost €160bn - Peter O'Dwyer
  • Chicago Tribune - Illinois energy bill may cost consumers an additional $24 billion, opponents say - Kim Geiger
  • Reuters - South Africa's Eskom seeks nuclear power proposals this year - Wednell Roelf
  • Lower Hudson Journal - At Indian Point, practice makes perfect for reactor operators
  • NBC Bay Area - EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy Defends Plan for Drinking Water - Stephen Stock, Robert Campos, Michael Bott and Jeremy Carroll
  • St. Louis Post-Dispatch - EPA head says decision on West Lake coming 'soon,' but gave no indication of how soon
  • CPA Guardian - Editorial: The best-laid nuclear plans
  • News24 City-Press - Fikile Majola recommits to transparency over nuclear plans - Janet Heard
  • Ceylon Daily News - Lanka protected from nuclear accidents: Minister
  • Financial Times - S Africa delays new nuclear power stations in boost for Treasury - Joseph Cotterill
  • Eyewitness News Johannesburg - Eskom to issue nuclear power proposal requests before year end - Gaye Davis
  • St. Louis Post-Dispatch - EPA to test home near landfill for radioactive contamination
  • Northumberland Today - Nuclear cleanup isn't over yet in Port Hope - Valerie MacDonald
  • Fukushima Diary - Marine radiation monitoring post down after M7.4 - Iori Mochizuki
  • Fukushima Diary - Coolant system of DAINI SFP3 rebooted - Iori Mochizuki
  • Fukushima Diary - Coolant system of SFP3 in Fukushima DAINI got automatically suspended / 2544 fuel assemblies stocked - Iori Mochizuki
  • Fukushima Diary - [Breaking] M7.3 Fukushima offshore / 3m of Tsunami is coming / Fukushima plant status unknown - Iori Mochizuki
  • ENENews - URGENT: Emergency at Fukushima after major M7.4 quake – Workers evacuated as tsunami hits nuke plants – Public told "Please Flee Immediately" – "Cooling systems at reactor FAILED… Fears nuclear waste may leak" – Prime Minister: We must grasp extent of damage – Officials warn of more powerful quakes (VIDEOS)
  • NHK World - TEPCO resumes treatment of contaminated water
  • NHK World - Meteorological Agency to review tsunami warnings
  • NHK World - Former Fukushima worker with cancer sues TEPCO
  • NHK World - TEPCO to study cooling system stoppage
  • NHK World - NRA accepts utilities' assessment of plant parts
  • NHK World - Evacuation plan compiled for Genkai nuclear plant
  • NHK World - 1-m tsunami on coast of Fukushima Daiichi plant
  • NHK World - Cooling system restored at Daini plant
  • NHK World - Ice wall at Fukushima plant examined
  • Kyodo News - M7.4 quake hits northeastern Japan, causing tsunami
  • Kyodo News - Quake temporarily halts spent-fuel cooling at Fukushima Daini plant
  • Kyodo News - NRA says weak steel components not used in Japan nuclear plants
  • Kyodo News - Spent-fuel cooling at Fukushima Daini plant temporarily halts
  • Asahi Shimbun - TEPCO: Leak of radioactive water unlikely at Fukushima plant
  • Asahi Shimbun - Magnitude-7.4 quake likely an aftershock from five years ago
  • Asahi Shimbun - 1.4-meter tsunami wave reaches Japan after quake
  • Bellona - Bellona addresses US congressional staff on nuclear cleanup cooperation in Arctic - Charles Digges
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Renewable sector wants constraints dropped on wind and solar - Matthew le Cordeur
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Govt's gas push for electricity shocks Necsa
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Eskom to push ahead with nuclear despite proposed delay - Matthew le Cordeur
  • Fin24 CapeTown - SA slows nuclear plans as rating reviews loom - Paul Vecchiatto and Mike Cohen
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Energy battle set as nuclear delay on cards - as it happened - Matthew le Cordeur
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Eskom's Koko uses nuclear 'scale and pace' card on IPPs - Matshela Koko, Eskom's group executive for generation
  • Fin24 CapeTown - 6 reasons why this is a critical week for SA economy - Matthew le Cordeur
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Facility Operating and Combined Licenses: Applications and Amendments Involving No Significant Hazards Considerations FR Document: 2016-28085 Citation: 81 FR 83871 PDF Pages 83871-83881 (11 pages) Permalink Z
  • Huffington Post - Renewables and Nuclear Can No Longer Afford To Be Foes - David Duchovny, Jigar Shah
  • NRC - Independent Auditors' Report on The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission's Closing Package Financial Statements as of and for the Year Ended September 30, 2016
  • NRC - Results of the United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission's Financial Statements for FY years 2016 and 2015
  • Daily Mirror - Fukushima earthquake: Cooling systems at nuclear reactor have FAILED following 7.3 magnitude tremor - Steve Robson, Jessica Haworth, Gavin Allen
  • DOE:EERE - New Report Shows Potential Growth of Distributed Wind Energy for On-Site Power

    Monday, November 21, 2016

  • Albuquerque Journal - Editorial: Trump, Congress should open $15B Yucca Mountain
  • Cape Cod Broadcasting - Cape Downwinders Asking Baker to Request Pilgrim Shutdown
  • Power Technology - Waste storage: America's nuclear hot potato - Chris Lo
  • Bloomberg BNA - New Hanford Worker Protections Unnecessary, Judge Finds - Sam Pearson
  • AP - Iran begins exporting excess heavy water - George Jahn
  • NEI - FitzPatrick Sale Critical to Success of New York Clean Energy Standard
  • Reuters - Chinese solar firm to build plant in Chernobyl exclusion zone - David Stanway
  • Daily Telegraph - Uranium: the unloved metal whose price is poised to go radioactive - Jon Yeomans
  • Japan Times - Pro-nuclear candidate wins mayoral race in plant host city
  • Asahi Shimbun - New mayor in Niigata willing to restart nuclear plant
  • Salt Lake Tribune - Nuke proponents seeking new deal with two Utah water districts - Brian Maffly
  • Marketwired - Blue Castle New Nuclear Power Project Announces Webinar for Western U.S. Utilities on Pricing and Equity Participation Options - Blue Castle Holdings Inc.
  • Adelaide Advertiser - Business SA: Nuclear debate must continue despite recent developments - Anthony Penney
  • Asbury Park Press - He saw a nuclear blast -- and still feels the fallout - Jerry Carino
  • UAE National - Women make up 20 per cent of UAE's nuclear workforce
  • Japan Times - Tochigi governor lands fourth term, beats JCP-backed foe of nuke waste plan
  • Press TV - Iran's surplus heavy water sent to Oman: AEOI
  • Asbury Park Press - Turbine fault shuts down Oyster Creek power plant - Amanda Oglesby
  • Lacey Patch - Oyster Creek Offline Due To Unplanned Shutdown - Patricia A. Miller
  • Energy Collective - Change at EPA Could Reduce the High Cost of Nuclear Energy and Improve Grid Cleanliness - Rod Adams
  • Business News Americas - Brazil postpones Angra 3 nuclear project - Michael Place
  • Petra News Agency - Russia enhances its nuclear power plants using pressurized water reactor
  • MENAFN - Nobody can copy UAE nuclear plan Join our daily free Newsletter
  • Japan Today - Japan's nuclear export ambitions hit wall as Vietnam set to rip up reactor order - Aaron Sheldrick and Ho Binh Minh
  • InterAksyon - Senate minority wants Malampaya billions firewalled from Bataan nuke plant project - Ernie Reyes
  • Greenfield Recorder - Vt. Yankee dismantling caught up in anti-trust suit - Susan Smallheer
  • Kyiv Post - UNIAN: Energoatom to load Westinghouse fuel in Zaporizhia NPP power units in 2017
  • NDTV - India Becomes Associate Member Of Premier Nuclear Research Organization
  • BelTA - Belarus remains committed to nuclear disarmament goals
  • BelTA - Plans to implement some 100 Belarusian-Russian fundamental research projects in 2016
  • Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Belarus - Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of Belarus V.Rybakov participates in the session of the IAEA Board of Governors
  • The Ecologist UK blog - AP1000 reactor design is dangerous and not fit for purpose - Peter Roche
  • World Nuclear News - Fiscal 2016 mission accomplished for NRC
  • World Nuclear News - COLs closer at Turkey Point
  • World Nuclear News - New schedule agreed for Iter fusion project
  • ThisIsArdee - Conor Farrell: "Chernobyl was mad, I was shell-shocked"
  • Adelaide Advertiser - Michael McGuire: There is a real 'end of days' feel about the Labor government of South Australia Premier Jay Weatherill - Michael McGuire
  • London Times - Hinkley firm in conflict row over links to French--Whitehall adviser owned by company working for EDF - Alex Ralph
  • Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory - Five Berkeley Lab Scientists Named AAAS Fellows - Julie Chao
  • Xinhua News - 5.3-magnitude quake jolts Japan's Ibaraki region, no tsunami warning issued
  • KWES NewsWest9 - Proposed New Mexico waste oil disposal plant draws criticism - Hobbs News-Sun
  • Pakistan Dawn - Power sector: winds of change - Khalid Saeed
  • Daily Commercial News - Fleets roll to Port Granby radioactive waste facility
  • Texas Tribune - One crisis, two futures: How Denmark and Texas answered an energy challenge - Jim Malewitz
  • GAO - Program Management: DOE Needs to Develop a Comprehensive Policy and Training Program GAO-17-51
  • NRC blog - Time to Mark Your Calendars for the NRC's Biggest Conference - Stephanie West, Public Affairs Specialist
  • USGS - Earthquake: M6.4 - 10km SSW of Zonda, Argentina
  • Wikipedia - Nuclear energy in Argentina
  • USGS - Earthquake: M5.0 - 25km NE of Hasaki, Japan
  • BBC - 'Huge potential' for suppliers across north Wales
  • BBC - Hinkley Point consultants cost government over £20m - Clinton Rogers
  • Trend News Agency - Iran: US too wise to endanger international interests - Fatih Karimov
  • Nuclear-News.net - Europe adopts new rules on disposal of nuclear waste
  • Japan Times - Officials in Yokohama discuss how to stop bullying after Fukushima boy's case
  • Asahi Shimbun - EDITORIAL: A preposterous proposal on nuclear accident compensation
  • USGS - Earthquake: M6.9 - 37km ESE of Namie, Japan
  • Asahi Shimbun - 7.3 magnitude quake hits Japan, Fukushima residents urged to flee - REUTERS
  • Reuters - 7.3 magnitude quake hits Japan, Fukushima residents urged to flee - William Mallard
  • Reuters - TIMELINE-Entergy N.Y. Indian Point nuclear plant relicensing - Scott DiSavino
  • NHK World - Tsunami warning issued off Fukushima
  • NHK World - Ice wall at Fukushima plant examined
  • NHK World - Fuel removal unlikely by March 2018
  • NHK World - Pro-reactor restart candidate wins mayoral race
  • DOE:EERE - Sharing the Wealth: Providing Access to More Solar Data - Caroline McGregor, Acting Soft Costs Program Manager, SunShot Initiative
  • Japan Times - Tsunami warning issued after M7.3 temblor hits off Fukushima
  • Mainichi Daily News - M7.3 quake strikes northeastern Japan, tsunami warning issued
  • Jiji Press - Carp Donate 500 M. Yen to Hiroshima, Partly for A-Bomb Dome
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Nuclear Energy Advisory Committee FR Document: 2016-27936 Citation: 81 FR 83233? PDF Page 83233 (1 page) ?
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Secretary of Energy Advisory Board FR Document: 2016-27937 Citation: 81 FR 83233? PDF Pages 83233-83234
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Proposed Rule Revisions to Transportation Safety Requirements and Compatibility with International Atomic Energy Agency Transportation Standards; Meetings FR Document: 2016-27944 Citation: 81 FR 83171? PDF Pages 83171-83174
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Exemptions: Crow Butte Resources, Inc. FR Document: 2016-27946 Citation: 81 FR 83289? PDF Pages 83289-83291
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Guidance: Pressurized Water Reactor Control Rod Ejection and Boiling Water Reactor Control Rod Drop Accidents FR Document: 2016-27903 Citation: 81 FR 83288? PDF Pages 83288-83289
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Report on Changes to Low-Level Waste Burial Charges FR Document: 2016-27945 Citation: 81 FR 83287? PDF Pages 83287-83288

    Sunday, November 20, 2016

  • Las Vegas Sun - Editorial: Leaders should fight to leave door shut on Yucca Mountain
  • Forbes - Nuclear Power's Last Hope: Climate Change
  • Forbes - Eight Random Thoughts on Oil, Natural Gas, and Nuclear
  • facebook - The Pacific Association for Radiation Survivors (PARS) will be holding its general membership meeting and fundraiser
  • Hindustan Times - Likelihood of Pak using N-weapons has increased: Shivshankar Menon
  • Pittsburgh Tribune-Review - DEP proposes to cap radioactive site in Cheswick - Mary Ann Thomas
  • New Baltimore Voice - Ottawa to hold public review of new material on proposed nuclear waste dump - Jim Bloch
  • Khaleej Times - Nobody can copy UAE nuclear plan - Ahmed Shaaban
  • Vestnik Kavkaza - Iran to spend $10bln to build two nuclear plants in Bushehr
  • Zawya - Iran to speed up construction of new nuclear plants in Bushehr
  • Las Vegas Sun - Reid will be gone, but state's fight against Yucca Mountain nukes must continue - Brian Greenspun
  • Vestnik Kavkaza - Iran to ship heavy water out of country to ease nuclear conflict
  • Politicsweb South Africa - Committee briefing on nuclear build opened to public - Gordon Mackay
  • Deccan Chronicle - Future energy: Wasteful reactors - M V Ramana
  • Keene Sentinel - Editorial: Sale of Vermont Yankee plant could be good news
  • Sudbury Star - Sudbury letter: Study's findings to be flawed - John Gaul, Sudbury
  • Chicago Daily Herald - Bill aimed at keeping Illinois Exelon plant passes committee
  • Augusta Chronicle - Key SRS contractors working together in pre-startup of salt waste plant
  • PlanetSave - Solar and Wind Versus Nuclear: Is Baseload Power Obsolete? - Stephen Hanley
  • Decatur Herald & Review - Ameren opposes Exelon energy bill - Dan Petrella
  • Santa monica Observed - Solar Energy Centers Commissioned for Southern CA
  • Expatica Switzerland - Atomic energy, national parks and mountains
  • Trend News Agency - Iran's new nuke power plants to receive 1st budget installment - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • Fin24 - Who will take power at Eskom? - Dewald van Rensburg
  • Mainichi Daily News - Temporary radioactive soil storage sites hinder Fukushima farmers
  • TheDenverChannel - Rocky Flats 'downwind' health survey shows unusual rates of rare, thyroid cancers - Lance Hernandez
  • Kyodo News - UPDATE1: Olympics: No decision yet as world baseball-softball chief inspects Fukushima
  • Japan Times - Panel increasingly favors drastic Tepco reforms
  • Taiwan News - Government communication on Japanese food is a failure: Luis Ko - Matthew Strong
  • Adelaide Advertiser - Exclusive Sunday Mail Your Say, SA survey reveals majority support for a nuclear industry - Paul Starick
  • Pahrump Valley Times - Officials discuss Yucca Mountain, growing nuclear waste storage problem - Daria Sokolova

    Saturday, November 19, 2016

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Many obstacles remain before Yucca Mountain could accept first nuclear waste shipments - Keith Rogers
  • Aiken Standard - Shipments of nuclear material to Savannah River Site could continue - Thomas Gardiner
  • Bloomberg First Word Energy - Obama readies unwanted climate keepsakes for Trump
  • CapeCod News - FEMA Holds Briefing on Pilgrim Nuclear Power Plant Exercise - Matt McCarthy and Justin Saunders
  • TheDenverChannel - Rocky Flats 'downwind' health survey shows unusual rates of rare, thyroid cancers - Lance Hernandez
  • FOX31 Denver - Health issues higher for those who lived near Rocky Flats Nuclear Weapons Plant, study finds - Macradee Aegerter
  • KUSA Denver - Study: 'Concerning patterns' found in health survey of Rocky Flats - Jessica Oh
  • Denver Post - Rocky Flats health survey identifies areas of concern but isn't conclusive - John Ingold
  • CBS Denver - Study: Residents Near Rocky Flats Experienced Unusual Illnesses - Andrea Flores and Jeff Todd
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - WIPP in home stretch on road toward reopening - Maddy Hayden
  • Aiken Standard - Shipments of nuclear material to Savannah River Site could continue
  • AP - Trump taps hard-liner, Iran nuke deal foe for CIA - Deb Riechmann, Richard Lardner
  • AP - Today's energy system could blow Paris climate goals - Karl Ritter
  • Bloomberg - Trump's National Security Picks Want to Air Obama's Iran Secrets - Eli Lake
  • AP - Former nuclear bunker becomes museum of Albanian persecution - Llazar Semini
  • Reuters - Trump's CIA pick supports domestic surveillance, opposes Iran deal - Jonathan Landay
  • Reuters - Trump's national security adviser vows to tackle North Korea nuclear threat: Yonhap -
  • Reuters
  • Fairewinds Energy Education - A Lost Opportunity: $8.2 Trillion on New Nukes cuts CO2 only 9%? - Fairewinds Crew interviews University of Vermont graduates Sam Ghazey, Jon Liebherr, Greyson Webb, and Brandon Welch
  • Beyond Nuclear - Massive Illinois energy bill divides clean energy groups
  • Beyond Nuclear - Trump Picks Alabama Senator Jeff Sessions for Attorney General
  • Atomic Insights - Three nuclear science deniers express their concerns about climate science denial - Rod Adams
  • IEER - Prosperous, Renewable Maryland: Roadmap for a Healthy, Economical, and Equitable Energy Future
  • Press TV - Iran, France stress JCPOA implementation
  • Press TV - Iran MP urges backup plans by administration against potential US breach of deal
  • Wonderful Engineering - Ever Wondered Why Don't We Send Nuclear Waste To The Sun? Here Is Why It Is Not Possible
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Letter: There are some positives to Yucca Mountain - David Bender, Las Vegas
  • NRC blog - Updating Radioactive Materials Transportation Regulations - Emma Wong, Project Manager
  • New York Times - Editorial: Jeff Sessions as Attorney General: An Insult to Justice
  • Physics Today - In post-election media, colorful thread develops on science–mainly climate science - Steven T. Corneliussen
  • Bloomberg Politics - Schumer Vows to Continue 'Tradition' of Blocking Yucca Mountain -
  • Bloomberg Politics
  • USGS - M5.2 - 10km NE of Tanabe, Japan
  • Kyodo News - FEATURE: Switzerland at odds ahead of voting on fate of nuclear plants - Satoshi Iizuka
  • Asahi Shimbun - Western Japan jolted by 5.4 magnitude quake
  • Asahi Shimbun - OLYMPICS/ World baseball head not worried about Fukushima health risks - The Associated Press
  • Asahi Shimbun - Fukushima students see crippled nuclear plant firsthand - Chikako Kawahara
  • Japan Times - Contamination: Documents reveal hundreds of unreported environmental accidents at three U.S. Marine Corps bases on Okinawa - Jon Mitchell
  • Japan Times - Informed-Public Project seeks environmental justice on Okinawa - Jon Mitchell
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Itai-itai disease marks 50 years
  • Antinuclear Australia - Nuclear Economics Consulting Group reports on the diseconomics of importing nuclear waste to South Australia
  • The Hon. Rob Lucas MLC - New expert report on dump causes major problems for Weatherill - Rob Lucas
  • Texas Tribune - Feds sue to block acquisition of Dallas radioactive waste company -
  • Texas Tribune
  • Barre Montpelier Times Argus - Anti-trust suit targets company involved in Yankee sale - Susan Smallheer
  • Ynetnews - Trump's CIA pick tweets plan to "roll back" Iran nuke deal
  • Indian Express - Defence Minister cannot voice personal views on nuclear policy: Shivshankar Menon
  • Ha'aretz Daily - Analysis Trump's Recruits: Solid Picks Alongside Extremists With a Touch of Weirdo - Chemi Shalev
  • China Post - Two public hearings to be held on Japan 'nuke food'
  • Melbourne Herald Sun - Exclusive Sunday Mail Your Say, SA survey reveals majority support for a nuclear industry - Paul Starick
  • Adelaide Advertiser - Nick Ryan: For SA's sake, we need to talk about nuclear waste - Nick Ryan
  • Albany Times Union - Cuomo's nuclear bailout a bad deal for state - Herbert London
  • NBC Sandiego - Judge Says Lawsuit About San Onofre Nuclear Waste Storage Plans Can Move Forward--The 3.6 million pounds of radioactive waste are expected to stored in dry casks above San Onofre State Beach. - JW August
  • Manila Times - Bataan opposes nuke plant operation 0 - Ernie B. Esconde
  • Cape Cod Times - Pilgrim: Baker pressed to name independent nuclear inspector - Christine Legere
  • Daily Post North Wales - Economic case for nuclear 'falling apart' anti-Wylfa Newydd protesters claim - Eryl Crump
  • Tasnim News Agency - Iran Urges IAEA's Action against Israeli Nuke Program
  • Tasnim News Agency - Iran Begins Building Nuclear Emergency Center in Bushehr
  • Tasnim News Agency - Iran to Spend $10bln to Build Two Nuclear Plants in Bushehr: AEOI Chief
  • Payvand.com - Flynn Has It In For Iran - Jim Lobe
  • Politicsweb South Africa - The govt's policy on nuclear power - Anton van Dalsen
  • Clinton Herald - Exelon emergency plan successful - Jake Mosbach
  • Construction Equipment Guide - U.S. Wants to Build $1.6B Idaho Facility for Nuclear Waste - Keith Ridler - Associated Press
  • Politico - Iran deal foe Schumer not ready to scrap it - Elana Schor, Burgess Everett And John Bresnahan
  • Beaumont Enterprise - Bill aimed at keeping Illinois Exelon plant passes committee
  • Moline Dispatch/Argus - Exelon bill moves through committee - Dennis Moran
  • Kankakee Daily-Journal - OUR VIEW: Future Energy Jobs Bill a most pressing concern
  • Quad City Times - Ameren opposes proposed Exelon energy policy overhaul - Dan Petrella
  • Politicsweb South Africa - Committee briefing on nuclear build opened to public - Gordon Mackay - Gordon Mackay
  • Japan Times - Panel increasingly favors drastic Tepco reforms
  • Bedfordshire News - Kempston nuclear protester Alison Parker in court over blockade

    Friday, November 18, 2016

  • AP - Today's energy system could blow Paris climate goals - Karl Ritter
  • AP - World baseball head not worried about Fukushima health risks
  • Reuters - Third former energy minister charged in Bulgaria over nuclear project - Angel Krasimirov
  • Reuters - No Fukushima health concerns, says baseball-softball chief - Chris Gallagher
  • Reuters - Japan's nuclear export ambitions hit wall as Vietnam set to rip up reactor order - Aaron Sheldrick and Ho Binh Minh
  • Reuters - Swiss nuclear plant outages - Vera Eckert
  • Reuters - EU drops part of reservation to Hungary's Paks nuclear project - Philip Blenkinsop
  • Reuters - Entergy's FitzPatrick nuclear power plant sale approved - Harshith Aranya
  • Reuters - U.S., Iran clash over Tehran's testing of limit in nuclear deal - Francois Murphy
  • Yonhap News - (LEAD) Seoul hopes N.K. could change course over nukes via meeting with U.S. experts - sooyeon@yna.co.kr
  • Phys.org - Breakthrough offers greater understanding of safe radioactive waste disposal
  • UPI - Breakthrough may pave way for safer radioactive waste cleanup - Brooks Hays
  • Press TV - Iran fulfilling heavy water obligations under JCPOA: AEOI
  • Press TV - West dual policies on Israel nukes threat to Mideast, NPT: Iran
  • Press TV - P5+1 must avoid steps undermining nuclear deal: Iran IAEA envoy
  • World Nuclear News - Nuclear vital to challenge of climate change
  • World Nuclear News - Act now for nuclear future, US Senate committee told
  • Albany Times Union - New York approves sale of Oswego's FitzPatrick nuclear plant--Exelon Corp. purchase from Entergy still needs federal OK - Rick Karlin
  • KSDK St. Louis - EPA to test homes near West Lake Landfill for radioactive contamination - Jennifer Meckles
  • St. Louis Post-Dispatch - EPA agrees to test areas of Bridgeton for radioactivity after couple alleges exposure in home - Bryce Gray
  • SA Independent - Nuclear power generation tipped to double by 2040 - Siseko Njobeni
  • CleanTechnica - Let's Be Honest – New Nuclear Power Is Not Competitive - Zachary Shahan
  • EurActiv - Nuclear lobby boss: Winning back public opinion in Europe? An easy challenge - Pavol Szalai
  • UAE National - More women needed in UAE's burgeoning nuclear industry, conference to hear - Caline Malek
  • OilPrice - Is The Trump Presidency A Boon For Nuclear Power? - Irina Slav
  • ConstructionNews UK - Atkins eyes Wylfa and Moorside roles after Hinkley green light - Jack Simpson
  • Yonhap News - U.N. under-secretary-general urges N. Korea to give up provocations, nuke program - pbr@yna.co.kr
  • Nigeria Guardian - Akinyemi urges government to develop nuclear power - Iyabo Lawal, Ibadan
  • Arizona Republic - Palo Verde Nuclear Generating Station finishes refueling in record time - Associated Press
  • Vermont Journalism Trust - Feds sue proposed Vermont Yankee disposal company - Mike Faher
  • Utility Dive - Inside Exelon's last-minute push to save its nukes and remake the Illinois power sector - Peter Maloney
  • Moline Dispatch Argus - Exelon bill moves through committee - Dennis Moran
  • Emirates 24|7 - UAE's nuclear regulator highlights experience at IAEA conference
  • Omaha World-Herald - In line with pledge, OPPD won't alter electricity rates - Steve Jordon
  • Sputnik News - India Fails to Get Chinese Support on NSG Membership Bid
  • Taiwan News - Keelung councilwoman paints face like zombie to protest 'radioactive' Japanese food - Keoni Everington
  • China.org Beijing - Plan to lift Japan's food import ban angers Taiwan public
  • International Business Times UK - France announces plan to shut all coal-power plants by 2023 - James Tennent
  • Tri-City Herald - Hanford vit plant facility gets last big piece of equipment - Annette Cary
  • Japan Times - Police warned school about extortion of bullied Fukushima boy in 2011
  • BelTA - Nuclear power plant to ensure Belarus' energy security
  • BelTA - Rosatom describes 2019 as feasible term for launching Belarusian nuclear power plant first reactor
  • BelTA - Belarus calls for equal access to IAEA's Technical Cooperation Program resources
  • Nigeria Today - Akinyemi urges FG to develop nuclear power - Kayode Omoyele
  • Scottish Courier - Dalgety Bay radiation survey too risky say contractors - Aileen Robertson
  • Newburyport Daily News - Tax agreement with Seabrook Station announced - Angeljean Chiaramida
  • SA Independent - Long-awaited energy plan due for release - Siyabonga Mkhwanazi
  • ESI Africa - SA loses rank on FARI
  • Bloomberg BNA - EPA Aims to Finish Climate Rules; Decisions Fall to Trump - Andrew Childers
  • WKSU Kent, OH - FirstEnergy Lobbies for Re-Regulation, Saying It Can't Compete In An Open Market - Andy Chow
  • Press of Atlantic City - Vineland still wants Superfund cleanup project to include Burnt Mill Pond - Thomas Barlas
  • NRC - NRC Meets Performance Goals; Issues FY16 Performance and Accountability Report
  • NRC - NRC Completes Safety Review of Proposed New Reactors at Turkey Point Site In Florida
  • IAEA - IAEA to Help Small Island Developing States Meet Development Challenges - Laura Gil, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - Board of Governors Meeting – November 2016
  • Trend News Agency - US continues "hostility" towards Iran: expert - Mehdi Sepahvand, Khalid Kazimov
  • NHK World - TEPCO expects delay in fuel rod removal
  • NHK World - Antarctic ozone hole remains large
  • Asahi Shimbun - Cancer patient compensated for Fukushima work to sue TEPCO
  • Asahi Shimbun - EDITORIAL: Revision debate needs agreement on roles of Constitution
  • Japan Times - After New York meeting, Abe confident Trump can be trusted
  • Japan Times - World baseball chief plays down Fukushima Olympic fears - Andrew Mckirdy
  • Japan Times - Most Japanese prefer to evacuate together with their pets: survey
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Abe deems Trump 'can be trusted' / Informal N.Y. meeting held with future U.S. leader - Hiroshi Tajima
  • Mainichi Daily News - Brazilian gov't calls for restraint on ads seeking foreign workers for Fukushima jobs
  • Mainichi Daily News - Ministry warns TEPCO subsidiary over driving up wholesale power prices
  • Jiji Press - Fuel Removal from Fukushima Reactor Likely to Be Put Off Again
  • Yonhap News - Seoul hopes N.K. could change course over nukes via meeting with U.S. experts - sooyeon@yna.co.kr
  • Fin24 CapeTown - How Eskom could help implode SA's economy - Johan van den Berg*
  • Energy Department - Proposed Rule Occupational Radiation Protection FR Document: 2016-27510 Citation: 81 FR 81701 PDF Pages 81701-81704 (4 pages)
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.; Weekly Receipts FR Document: 2016-27845 Citation: 81 FR 81765 PDF Page 81765 (1 page)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on APR 1400 FR Document: 2016-27798 Citation: 81 FR 81817 PDF Pages 81817-81818 (2 pages)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on Fukushima FR Document: 2016-27800 Citation: 81 FR 81817 PDF Page 81817 (1 page)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on Planning and Procedures FR Document: 2016-27792 Citation: 81 FR 81816 PDF Pages 81816-81817 (2 pages)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings: Sunshine Act FR Document: 2016-27999 Citation: 81 FR 81818 PDF Page 81818 (1 page)
  • Adelaide Advertiser - Steven Marshall: The Liberals are united in our decision to oppose a nuclear waste industry but the Weatherill Labor Government is not - Steven Marshall
  • Courthouse News Service - Senators Told They Must Fund Nuke Plant Upgrades - Brandi Buchman
  • DOE:IG - Special Report: OIG-SR-17-02, Management Challenges at the Department of Energy – Fiscal Year 2017
  • DOE:IG - Audit Report: DOE-OIG-17-02, Management of Brookhaven National Laboratory's Cybersecurity Program
  • DOE:IG - Audit Report: OAI-FS-17-02, Department of Energy's Fiscal Year 2016 Consolidated Financial Statements
  • GovTrack - S.Res. 560: A resolution designating October 30, 2016, as a national day of remembrance for nuclear weapons program workers. - Sponsor: Lamar Alexander, Senior Senator from Tennessee, Republican
  • China Post - Hundreds protest Fukushima imports - Sun Hsin Hsuan
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Why was serious bullying of Fukushima evacuee left unattended?
  • InDaily Adelaide - Citizens' jury designer says Govt has "stopped listening" - David Washington
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - WIPP in home stretch on road toward reopening - Maddy Hayden

    Thursday, November 17, 2016

  • Nevada Appeal - Gov. Brian Sandoval says Trump's stand on Yucca Mountain won't sway him - Associated Press
  • NewsTalk780 KOH Reno - Governor Still Opposes Yucca Mountain
  • KSNV-TV NBC Las Vegas - Schumer succeeds Reid; For Nevada, another reminder an era passes - Jeff Gillan
  • ECNmag - Can We Meet Global Energy Demands With Nuclear Power?
  • E&E Daily - Will climate skeptics, Sarah Palin snag top Trump jobs?
  • Science Spot Inderscience - Global energy issues and the nuclear question - David Bradley
  • Al-Monitor - Why many Fallujah residents have yet to return home - Shelly Kittleson
  • Denver Post - Rocky Flats health survey findings to be released Friday - John Aguilar
  • KING5 Seattle - Attorney general loses round in court over Hanford safety - Susannah Frame
  • Tri-City Herald - Some Hanford workers think twice about raising vapor issues - Annette Cary
  • KEPR Pasco - Judge denies state request for increased vapor protections - Associated Press
  • The Litigation Daily - Get Ready for War: Hausfeld Sues 9 Companies Over Radioactive Contamination - Jenna Greene
  • Reuters - U.N. watchdog says Iran is endangering support for nuclear deal - Francois Murphy
  • Reuters - U.S. Senate leader says Iran sanctions renewal will pass - Patricia Zengerle, Susan Cornwell and Ayesha Rascoe
  • Reuters - U.S. sues to stop EnergySolutions from buying smaller rival - Diane Bartz
  • Reuters - Eskom director cited in South African anti-graft report resigns - Tiisetso Motsoeneng and Stella Mapenzauswa
  • Reuters - Bulgarian ex-energy minister charged over nuclear project - Angel Krasimirov
  • Reuters - Japan's Abe set to meet Trump in hastily arranged New York meeting - Steve Holland and Kiyoshi Takenaka
  • Reuters - Iran overtakes Saudi Arabia as top oil supplier to India - Nidhi Verma
  • Bloomberg - RWE CEO Sees Tough Years Ahead for Conventional Power Plants - Tino Andresen
  • Bloomberg - Political Storm Over Gordhan Shakes S. Africa Justice System - Michael Cohen, Sam Mkokeli
  • Bloomberg - The Scary Reality of Trump's Promises to Israel - Daniel Gordis
  • Bloomberg - Iran's Oil Boom Threatened by Trump
  • The Guardian - Missouri home contaminated by wartime radioactive waste, lawsuit says - Ryan Schuessler in St Louis, Missouri
  • St. Louis Post-Dispatch - Editorial: Residents near Bridgeton and West Lake landfills need relief
  • Focus Taiwan - Cabinet passes draft law on radioactive waste management center - Tai Ya-chen and Christie Chen
  • Philippine Daily Inquirer - PH can't handle nuke waste, Duterte told - Tonette Orejas
  • Kazakh-tv - Exhibition in Astana showcases impact of nuclear tests
  • Astana Times - Swedish Artist Joins Kazakhstan in Nuclear Non-Proliferation Efforts - Dmitry Lee
  • Auburn Citizen blog - Hurdle cleared: NY commission approves FitzPatrick nuclear power plant sale - Robert Harding
  • Syracuse Post Standard - Both sides demonstrate ahead of NY vote on FitzPatrick nuclear plant sale - Tim Knauss
  • WRVO Public Media Oswego - FitzPatrick nuclear plant sale faces critical deadline - Payne Horning
  • E&E Daily - Nuclear closures magnify U.S. climate challenge for Trump - Peter Behr
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Reality and fantasy in nuclear South Asia - Mario E. Carranza
  • POWERmag - State-Level Nuclear Policy Elicits Strong Opinions at Regulators' Meeting - Gail Reitenbach, PhD
  • China Post - Cabinet paves path for agency dedicated to nuclear waste disposal - Stephanie Chao
  • Alamogordo Daily News - Federal team at nuclear storage site to evaluate readiness - The Associated Press
  • Nigeria Guardian - Nigeria and nuclear fusion- Part 3 - J.K. Obatala
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - 'The Nuclear Road Ahead: Challenges For President Donald J. Trump' Dec. 5
  • Reuters - U.N. watchdog says Iran is endangering support for nuclear deal - Francois Murphy
  • Yonhap News - Seoul, Washington gear up for bilateral panel on nuke deterrence against N. Korea - pbr@yna.co.kr
  • News Corp Australia - Ukraine uranium deal goes under spotlight - Australian Associated Press
  • Business Standard India - Joint Venture for Setting up of Nuclear Power Stations
  • Tehran Times - Nuclear deal cannot be canceled by one country: diplomat
  • Syracuse Post Standard - FitzPatrick nuclear plant seeks extra time to make safety upgrades - Tim Knauss
  • The Chattanoogan - Alexander Says Next Congress Has A Prime Opportunity To Ensure Future Of Nuclear Power
  • Asahi Shimbun - EDITORIAL: NRA decision on aging reactors is irresponsible and unnecessary
  • Gainesville Times - Environmental report criticizes possible nuclear power plant on Chattahoochee - Jeff Gill
  • BBC - What will President Trump do about North Korea? - Stephen Evans
  • Yonhap News - Short-term goal should be to freeze, prevent proliferation of N.K. nukes: expert - kokobj@yna.co.kr
  • KBS WORLD Radio - US Think Tank Claims S. Korea Already Pays Substantial Cost for USFK
  • Korea Times - Dealing with N. Korea that keeps surviving - Oh Young-jin
  • Yonhap News - UNSC expected to adopt resolution against N.K. next week: sources - kokobj@yna.co.kr
  • Yonhap News - China won't give up N.K. as it provides 'strategic buffer zone': expert - kokobj@yna.co.kr
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Kansai Electric unbowed on nuclear power despite cost, legal risk
  • Lexington Herald Leader - Even stiff fines no substitute for criminal charges in illegal dumping of fracking waste - Greg Kocher
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - Letter: The best deal for SLO County? Keep Diablo Canyon open - Kristin Zaitz and Heather Matteson, co-founders of Mothers for Nuclear
  • China News Service - Nuclear safety law to boost industry
  • Japan Times - Hiroshima, Nagasaki mayors want Trump to visit their A-bombed cities
  • Bloomberg Quint - EDF Talks on Building Indian Nuclear Plant May Take 3-4 Years - Francois de Beaupuy
  • Japan Today - Yokohama mayor orders probe into lack of support for bullied Fukushima student
  • Sofia News Agency - Bulgaria Ex-Energy Min Indicted over Belene N-Plant
  • Peoria Public Radio - Lawmakers Weigh Deal to Save Nuclear Plants - Brian Mackey
  • Sputnik News - Russia Still India's Main Partner in Nuclear Energy Despite French, US Interest
  • Inhabitat NYC - Trump administration wants to revive long-stalled nuclear waste storage project - Cat DiStasio
  • CM Mining Weekly - As DoE prepares to release IRP, all eyes will be on nuclear - Terence Creamer
  • Deming Headlight - Federal team at nuclear storage site to evaluate readiness - The Associated Press
  • Oil and Gas Eurasia - Nuclear Key to a Clean Energy Future: IEA World Energy Outlook
  • Basingstoke Observer - Radioactive disaster response tested during AWE exercise - Christian Wilson
  • Adelaide Advertiser - OpEd: Left is right and right is wrong in South Australia nuclear waste industry debacle - David Penberthy
  • Cherry Hill Courier Post - Shieldalloy, EPA reach settlement - Carly Q. Romalino
  • NJ.com - EPA reveals $5.6M cleanup for Superfund site, but is it a 'dirty deal?' - Matt Gray
  • WYSO - Book Nook: Nagasaki - Life After Nuclear War, by Susan Southard - Vick Mickunas
  • Heritage Foundation - Allow Energy Tax Credits to Expire - Nicolas Loris and Katie Tubb
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - Judge allows San Onofre waste lawsuit to advance - Rob Nikolewski
  • St. Louis Post-Dispatch - Bill transferring West Lake landfill oversight to Corps of Engineers won't pass Congress - Chuck Raasch
  • Japan Times - Japan among worst performers in fighting climate change: Germanwatch
  • IAEA - How Can Innovative Nuclear Power Technologies Help Achieve the SDGs? IAEA Invites Young Leaders to Share their Views - Chirayu Batra, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy; Anastasia Lazykina, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • IAEA - IAEA Director General Outlines 2017 Technical Cooperation Programme at Board of Governors Meeting - Aabha Dixit, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • World Nuclear News - Illinois legislation makes progress
  • World Nuclear News - Key commissioning test completed at Korean unit
  • World Nuclear News - Axpo says tests confirm safety of Beznau 1 vessel
  • Asahi Shimbun - Fukushima 'ghost town' uses dummies to fill sad post-3/11 void - Takuya Isayama
  • Bellona - Scram at Russia's new flagship reactor goes unmentioned for six days, stoking speculation - Andrei Ozharovsky, Charles Digges
  • Fin24 CapeTown - SA will see new energy plan in 'next few days' - Liesl Peyper
  • Yonhap News - Short-term goal should be to freeze, prevent proliferation of N.K. nukes: expert - kokobj@yna.co.kr
  • Press TV - US Senate set to extend Iran sanctions: McConnell
  • Press TV - 'US renewed sanctions on Iran to violate JCPOA'
  • Press TV - US House's move to renew Iran sanctions 'foolhardy' - Rodney Martin
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Transfers; Applications Wolf Creek Generating Station FR Document: 2016-27654 Citation: 81 FR 81176 PDF Pages 81176-81179 (4 pages)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Privacy Act; Systems of Records FR Document: 2016-27652 Citation: 81 FR 81320 PDF Pages 81320-81354 (35 pages)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Request for action: Diablo Canyon Power Plant, Units 1 and 2 FR Document: 2016-27656 Citation: 81 FR 81175 PDF Pages 81175-81176 (2 pages)
  • KRNV 4 Reno - Sandoval says Trump's stand on Yucca Mountain won't sway him - The Associated Press
  • New Indian Express - China helps Pakistan build nuclear reactors yielding weapon-grade Plutonium: India - Ritu Sharma
  • NRDC.org - NRDC Testifies at Senate Hearing on Nuclear Power's Future - Matthew McKinzie
  • InDaily Adelaide - REVEALED: Insiders' critique of "problematic" nuclear jury - David Washington

    Wednesday, November 16, 2016

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Sandoval says Nevada will fight any bid to revive Yucca Mountain nuclear waste project - Sean Whaley
  • KNPR Las Vegas - Reid's Retirement May Reopen Yucca Mountain Case - Casey Morell
  • Tri-City Herald - Judge denies state request for increased Hanford vapor protections - Annette Cary
  • The Ecologist UK - Why worry about nuclear waste? What has the future ever done for us? - Andrew Blowers
  • Washington State Attorney General - Hanford: Protections implemented following AG lawsuit ruled sufficient for now - Bob Ferguson, Attorney General
  • Aiken Standard - Eschenberg named head of salt waste disposal
  • Bloomberg First Word Energy - Trump advisers eyeing more than Yucca - Ari Natter & Mark Drajem
  • POWERmag - Regulators' Meeting Opens with Focus on Infrastructure Conundrum - Gail Reitenbach, PhD
  • KOAT Albuquerque - Public meeting on LANL cleanup
  • KOB•4 Albuquerque - Federal team at WIPP nuclear storage site to evaluate readiness - Associated Press
  • AP - House OKs bills to renew Iran sanctions, crack down on Syria - Richard Lardner
  • Bloomberg - How ECB Policy Helps Squeeze This $48 Billion Energy Market - Mathew Carr
  • Reuters - France's EDF throws Areva a lifeline with reactor deal - Benjamin Mallet
  • Reuters - Germany will try to ensure Iran nuclear deal survives with Trump - Madeline Chambers and Joseph Nasr
  • Reuters - German lawmaker says Europe must consider own nuclear deterrence plan - Andrea Shalal
  • Reuters - Swiss nuclear plant outages - Vera Eckert
  • Reuters - French power price for 2017 hits new record high of 50.20 eur - Vera Eckert
  • Reuters - Radical energy shift needed to meet 1.5C global warming target: IEA - Susanna Twidale
  • Reuters - Japan agrees second nuclear reactor life extension since Fukushima - Osamu Tsukimori
  • Reuters - China's top coal province says 29 percent of water unsuitable for humans - David Stanway
  • Reuters - House reauthorizes Iran sanctions bill, sets Syria sanctions - Patricia Zengerle
  • Reuters - EU set to limit priority for future renewable energy projects: draft - Robert-Jan Bartunek and Alissa de Carbonnel
  • Reuters - Eskom director cited in South African anti-graft report resigns - Tiisetso Motsoeneng
  • Reuters - Saudi has Trump-shaped reason to reverse OPEC cut - Andy Critchlow
  • Beyond Nuclear - Radioactive Russian roulette on the highways: Unprecedented truck shipments of highly radioactive liquid wastes
  • NAS - Project Update: - Energy Resource Potential for DOE Lands
  • NRC - NRC Seeks Public Comment on Its Environmental Study of Proposed Medical Radioisotope Production Facility in Columbia, Mo.
  • World Nuclear News - Mihama 3 cleared for extended operation
  • World Nuclear News - National policies to shape future energy sector, says IEA
  • World Nuclear News - Contract signed for Areva reactor business sale
  • Trend News Agency - Khamenei on Trump presidency: "We have no concern" - Fatih Karimov
  • DOE:IG - Special Report: OIG-SR-17-01 Department of Energy's Actions to Address Worker Concerns Regarding Vapor Exposures at the Hanford Tank Farms
  • Bellona - Kola NPP director wants to run reactors for a total of 60 years - Charles Digges
  • Bellona - Norilsk Nickel aims to reduce pollution in Siberian city of Norilsk by 75% by 2020. - Oskar Njaa
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Why discuss the nuclear deal in secret?
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Absent MPs delay passing of revenue bill - Liesl Peyper
  • Press TV - Senior Iranian official warns US against failing to comply with nuclear deal
  • Press TV - US House's move to renew Iran sanctions 'foolhardy'
  • Nuclear Energy Insider - Vermont reactor dismantling accelerated to 2021; GE Hitachi joins forces with Southern Nuclear
  • Press TV - France believes Trump will not scrap JCPOA
  • NHK World - Operation extension approved for Mihama reactor
  • NHK World - Probe ordered into Fukushima boy bullying
  • NHK World - Nuclear accident compensation system to be kept
  • Kyodo News - Japan regulator OKs another nuclear reactor to run beyond 40-yr limit
  • Asahi Shimbun - Fukushima boy mocked as 'germ' releases notes about bullying
  • Asahi Shimbun - NRA exception gives new lease on life to another aging reactor - Hiroshi Ishizuka
  • Japan Times - Young Fukushima evacuee who suffered bullying urges others to stay strong
  • Japan Times - Japan's nuclear watchdog to let a third reactor run beyond 40-year limit
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Mihama N-reactor gets 20 more years in operation
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Work under way to dismantle temp housing
  • Mainichi Daily News - Hiroshima, Nagasaki mayors invite Trump to A-bombed cities
  • Mainichi Daily News - Another operation approval of aging nuclear reactor contradicts 40-year rule
  • Mainichi Daily News - Note written by Fukushima evacuee bullied at new school released
  • Mainichi Daily News - Free app to show visitors Fukushima recovery efforts
  • Mainichi Daily News - Trump 'never said' Japan, S. Korea should go nuclear
  • Jiji Press - Japan Upper House Panel Resumes Debate on Constitution
  • Jiji Press - Japan NRA Approves 20-Year Extension of Mihama N-Reactor Life
  • Jiji Press - Boy Suffers Bullying after Evacuating to Yokohama due to N-Crisis
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Hanford FR Document: 2016-27526 Citation: 81 FR 80653 PDF Pages 80653-80654 (2 pages)
  • Energy Department - Notice Proposed Subsequent Arrangement FR Document: 2016-27509 Citation: 81 FR 80653 PDF Page 80653 (1 page)
  • Energy Department - Notice Proposed Subsequent Arrangement FR Document: 2016-27511 Citation: 81 FR 80653 PDF Page 80653 (1 page)
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.; Weekly Receipts FR Document: 2016-27700 Citation: 81 FR 80664 PDF Page 80664 (1 page)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Test Plans: Response of Nuclear Power Plant Instrumentation Cables When Exposed to Fire Conditions FR Document: 2016-27721 Citation: 81 FR 80688 PDF Pages 80688-80689 (2 pages)
  • Blackburn News - Port Elgin Lawyer Worries Nuclear Fuel Will End Up In Planned Kincardine Burial Plot - Janice Mackay
  • Adelaide Advertiser - Patrick Conlon: No matter what you think on the subject of nuclear waste, it was a brave move to put the issue on the agenda - Patrick Conlon, The Advertiser
  • ABC.au - Nuclear fuel cycle: 'Silent majority' over 'elites' telling people what to think about waste dump
  • The Conversation UK - SA doesn't need a nuclear plebiscite – Weatherill just needs to make a decision
  • Crikey Australian - Stubborn Weatherill risks fallout from nuclear referendum - Tom Richardson and Bension Siebert.
  • NEI - NEI Congratulates Trump, Urges Continued Support for Nuclear
  • DOE:EM - Several EM prime contractors outdo small business goals; Plutonium Finishing Plant demolition begins; and more!
  • Japan Times - 'Nuclear Nation' offers a long, hard look at Fukushima refugees' plight - Kaori Shoji
  • Manila Times - Nuclear power for the Philippines? 0 - Mike Wootton
  • Philippine Daily Inquirer - Shift to nuke power baffles green groups - Dona Z. Pazzibugan
  • DailyO - Modi's nuclear deal flip-flop with Japan will prove costly for India - Ashok Swain
  • St. Louis Public Radio - Bridgeton residents allege radioactive waste found in home came from West Lake Landfill - Eli Chen
  • Radio Adelaide - University of Adelaide - video: NUCLEAR WASTE SA: A DIFFERENT PERSPECTIVE - Jennie Lenman

    Tuesday, November 15, 2016

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Trump advisers consider reviving Yucca Mountain with Reid out of the way - Jennifer A. Dlouhy
  • KRNV 4 Reno - POLL OF THE DAY: Should Yucca Mountain store nuclear waste?
  • Daily Caller - Here's How Trump Could Save The US Nuclear Industry - Andrew Follett
  • KSNV NBC Las Vegas - Reid rolls out Democratic delegation; promises more on Trump - Jeff Gillan
  • KVEW Kennewick - Plutonium Finishing Plant demolition underway - Tori Cooper
  • Dallas Morning News - Feds want to hear your thoughts on West Texas site becoming nuclear waste dump - Jeff Mosier
  • DOE:EERE - 4 Charts That Show Renewable Energy is on the Rise in America - David Friedman, Assistant Secretary for Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (Acting)
  • Politico - Yucca Mountain's second act - Anthony Adragna w/Eric Wolff, Esther Whieldon, Darius Dixon and Alex Guillén
  • KRNV 4 Reno - On Your Side: Is nuclear right for Nevada? - Cassie Wilson
  • Marblehead Reporter - VETERANS DAY TOWN HALL: A time for sharing - Chris Stevens
  • Next Big Future - 17 countries cooperating on Molten Salt Nuclear Reactor Design and development
  • Cape Cod Times - NRC cites Pilgrim for four violations - Christine Legere
  • Los Alamos Monitor - County to hold meeting on water supply plan Tuesday - Arin McKenna
  • Legal News Line - Washington can continue case against U.S Energy Department - Mark Iandolo
  • Tri-City Herald - Hanford takes $23 million step toward safer radioactive waste storage - Annette Cary
  • NewsTalk780 KOH Reno - Yucca Project May Not Be Dead
  • AP - 11 Arab nations accuse Iran of sponsoring 'terrorism' - Edith M. Lederer
  • Bloomberg - Brexit Bulletin: Who Will Build Britain's Future? - Simon Kennedy
  • Bloomberg - Unfinished U.S. Nuclear Plant Given New Lease of Life With Sale - Mark Chediak
  • Bloomberg - Trump Advisers Eye Reviving Nevada Yucca Nuclear Waste Dump - Jennifer A Dlouhy
  • Bloomberg - Obama Predicts Trump Won't Scrap Iran Nuclear Deal as President - Alex Wayne
  • Reuters - French regulator raises doubt on reactor restarts, EDF sees no change - Benjamin Mallet
  • Reuters - Oil mogul Hamm tops Trump list for U.S. energy secretary: sources - Michelle Conlin
  • Reuters - Britain's Brexit plan? There is no plan, leaked memo says - Guy Faulconbridge
  • Phys.org - Time to tackle the UK's plutonium mountain - University of Sheffield
  • Louisville Courier-Journal - Millions sought in radioactive dumping cases - James Bruggers
  • Lexington Herald Leader - Kentucky radioactive waste dumpers could face millions in fines - Greg Kocher
  • WKYT Lexington - CHFS to seek civil penalties for radioactive waste dumping in Kentucky landfills
  • KyForward - Health and Family Services Cabinet seeking civil penalties for illegal dumping in Estill, Greenup
  • Melbourne Herald Sun - Premier Jay Weatherill backs expansion of uranium mining in South Australia - Daniel Wills
  • Syracuse Post Standard - NY still negotiating with Exelon as deadline looms for FitzPatrick nuclear sale - Tim Knauss
  • Adelaide Advertiser - Liberal MPs ejected from SA parliament during debate over nuclear waste dump - Daniel Wills
  • ABC.au - SA nuclear referendum won't happen before 2018 election, Premier Jay Weatherill says
  • Adelaide Advertiser - Australian Nuclear Science Technology Organisation chairman Jim McDowell says waste repository could reap South Australia up to$500 billion - Paul Starick
  • InDaily Adelaide - Liberal policy guru urged SA to go nuclear - Tom Richardson
  • Lexington Herald Leader - Citizens grill officials after $8.5 million fines for radioactive waste - Greg Kocher
  • Ukraine Today - Watch: Chornobyl shield moving to cover radioactive ruins
  • Philippine Daily Inquirer - Bataan prelate disappointed over Duterte nuke plant green light - Yuji Vincent Gonzales
  • Utility Dive - Report: Exelon Illinois nuclear bill could subsidize Dynegy coal plants - Robert Walton
  • New Matilda - Being Pro-Nuke Is OK, Dissing Renewables Isn't - Terry Leach
  • Adelaide Advertiser - Nuclear roadblock warning but door still open, says Tom Kenyon - Adam Langenberg
  • TASS - Russian scientists fine-tune functioning of nuclear fission reactors
  • Energy Collective - Trump Administration May Be A Nightmare For Nuclear Power - Dennis Wamsted
  • Energy Collective - President Trump: Nuclear Energy Is the Mother Lode of Untapped Potential - Rod Adams
  • Daily Energy Insider - NEI requests DOE minimize US supplier burden for liability risk pool
  • Ten Eyewitness News - video: Nuclear battle
  • All Things Nuclear - Equity within the Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Dave Lochbaum, director, Nuclear Safety Project
  • Cape Cod Broadcasting - Pilgrim Nuclear Plant Cited with 4 New Safety Violations
  • ABS-CBN News - Lagman: Bataan nuke plant best place to bury Marcos - RG Cruz
  • WEKU Eastern Kentucky University - Ky Officials Work to Calm Worries Over Radioactive Waste in Estill County - Stu Johnson
  • UNM Newsroom - Workshop to cover the legacy of uranium mining on Navajo Nation
  • Morning Star Online - Nuclear workers strike for pensions
  • News24 - We need a massive effort to avoid Zuma's nuclear disaster - Max du Preez
  • WHYY Newsworks - Pa. utility asks state for help to keep coal and nuclear plants going - Irina Zhorov
  • Detroit Free Press - Fermi 2 nuclear plant back online after repairs
  • Yonhap News - (Yonhap Interview) Int'l community needs realistic goal for N.K. nuke talks: Perry - Kim Soo-yeon and Park Bo-ram
  • NBC Bay Area - Environmental Protection Agency's New Emergency Plan for Drinking Water Concerns Many - Stephen Stock, Robert Campos, Michael Bott, Jeremy Carroll, Michael Horn and Mark Villarreal
  • Times LIVE-Johannesburg - Media not welcome at nuclear energy briefing - Linda Ensor
  • Ten Eyewitness News - Outback nuclear waste dump proposed
  • Nantucket Island Inquirer - Baker's Pilgrim stance lacks common sense - Don Barton, Mashpee
  • Press TV - Obama doubts Trump will scrap Iran deal
  • Philippine Daily Inquirer - Bury Marcos at BNPP instead–Lagman - Marc Jayson Cayabyab
  • DigitalJournal - Regulators shut down 20 nuclear plants – sub-standard parts used - Karen Graham
  • Bryan-College Station Eagle - With changed landscape, nuclear plant session delayed
  • Vermont Public Radio - What Changes When Vermont Yankee Is Sold? - Jane Lindholm & Sam Gale Rosen
  • Vermont Journalism Trust - Vermont Public Service Department Announces Cancellation of the November 17, 2016 meeting of the Nuclear Decommissioning Citizens Advisory Panel
  • Vermont Journalism Trust - State strikes out in Vermont Yankee trust fund fight - Mike Faher
  • Asahi Shimbun - Work starts in Fukushima on intermediate waste facility
  • Lower Hudson Journal - Experts: Indian Point essential to meeting NY's climate goal - Entergy
  • Huntsville Times - Will Bellefonte Nuclear Plant finally deliver jobs? Northeast Alabama holds its breath - Paul Gattis
  • WBFO Buffalo - Should electric customers pay for NYS nuclear plants? - Dave Lucas
  • Clearfield Progress - With changed landscape, nuclear plant session delayed
  • Manila Times - Nuclear power for the Philippines? - Mike Wootton
  • Economic Times - Why is India-Japan nuclear deal important? - Dipanjan Roy Chaudhury
  • Focus Taiwan - More public hearings on Japanese food imports to be held: premier - Chen Chun-hua, Chiang Chun-laing and Lilian Wu
  • China Post - Tsai demands more hearings on imports
  • Focus Taiwan - Over 70% protest food from radiation-affected Japan: poll - Wang Cherng-chung and Lilian Wu
  • Taipei Times - Japanese food ban to be lifted gradually: premier - Chen Wei-han
  • Midwest Energy News - Illinois lawmakers introduce energy bill with controversial coal supports - Kari Lydersen
  • Santa monica Observed - Solar Energy Centers Commissioned for Southern CA
  • PR Newswire - TVA Reports Record Net Income for Fiscal Year 2016 - Tennessee Valley Authority
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - TVA boosts pay for top bosses to record level - Dave Flessner
  • Phoenix New Times - A Look Inside Palo Verde Nuclear Generating Station - Tom Carlson
  • Economic Times - Why is Japan nuclear deal so important to India
  • Jakarta Post - Japanese giants fully support Batang power plant - Hendarsyah Tarmizi
  • Power Technology - US DoE and GLE agree for the sale and purchase of depleted uranium hexafluoride
  • Toledo Blade - Fermi 2 nuclear plant in Michigan back online after repairs
  • Owen Sound Sun Times - Outage of Unit 7 reactor a chance for Bruce Power to harvest medical isotope Cobalt-60
  • Daily Sabah - Rosatom holds talks with Turkish CKK Group for Akkuyu partnership
  • Baltic Course - Lithuania's new energy strategy: halt of Visaginas N-plant project
  • ITV UK - Half way there on decommissioning Calder Hall
  • Cumbria Crack - Halfway there – Calder Hall now 50% fuel free - Carl Fallowfield
  • Plymouth Herald - MoD moves offer great potential to Plymouth, says Herald reader - WMNJBayley
  • News Chief Winter Haven, FL - League forum focuses on Florida's water quality issues - Dale White
  • Cape Cod Broadcasting - FEMA to Hold Public Briefing Following Test of Pilgrim Power Plant
  • Tri-City Herald - video: Safe manageme+nt of cesium-storntium capsules
  • DOE - Move Over Platinum, We Want Nickel! - Jenny Bowman, National Energy Technology Laboratory
  • DOE - Mission Innovation Ministers Gather at COP22 for Public Event
  • DOE - Obama Administration Announces New Financing For Renewable Energy Projects and Actions To Spur Innovation and Promote Energy Access Globally
  • NAS - Project Update: Review of Governance Reform in the National Nuclear Security Administration
  • NRC - NRC Begins Scoping Effort for Environmental Review of Proposed WCS Interim Spent Fuel Storage Facility
  • NRC blog - Different Control Rooms – Same Stringent Requirements for Operators - Roger Hannah, Senior Public Affairs Officer, Region II
  • IAEA - International Renewable Energy Agency, IAEA Sign Cooperation Agreement - Eleanor Cody, IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation
  • World Nuclear News - Bellefonte buyer to complete plant
  • World Nuclear News - South Australia government responds to Royal Commission
  • World Nuclear News - Regional leaders call for enhanced climate commitment
  • Trend News Agency - Iran's foreign ministry to declassify documents over 40 years old - Fatih Karimov
  • NHK World - Work begins on Fukushima nuclear waste site
  • NHK World - Fukushima wants policy to reflect Daiichi lesson
  • Bellona - Enormous containment arch finally moving into place over exploded Chernobyl reactor - Charles Digges
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Technical Advisory Committee FR Document: 2016-27361 Citation: 81 FR 80050 PDF Pages 80050-80051 (2 pages)
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Secretary of Energy Advisory Board; Cancellation FR Document: 2016-27362 Citation: 81 FR 80051 PDF Page 80051 (1 page)
  • National Nuclear Security Administration - Notice Amendment to Procedures Established Pursuant to the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Act of 1978 FR Document: 2016-27409 Citation: 81 FR 80051 PDF Pages 80051-80052 (2 pages)
  • Adelaide Advertiser - Jim Green: Jay Weatherill willing to commit political suicide with push to turn South Australia into world's nuclear waste dump - Jim Green
  • The Hill - Reid: Reviving Nevada nuclear waste proposal 'doomed to failure' - Jordain Carney
  • The Local France - The unexpected dangers of mushroom hunting in France
  • New York Times - U.S. Torture: Reporting on a Legacy of Ruined Lives - Insider Podcasts -SUSAN LEHMAN
  • DOE:EERE - Energy Department Secretary Ernest Moniz Signs Memorandum of Understanding with Morocco for Solar Decathlon Africa Competition in 2019
  • Center for Public Integrity - Ailing, angry nuclear-weapons workers fight for compensation--'Too often, workers die waiting' for help, senator says - Jim Morris
  • Automotive News - Electric-car startup Faraday Future halts work on Nevada factory - Reuters and David Undercoffler
  • DOE:EERE - Heat from Beneath the Ground – Working to Advance Deep Direct-Use Geothermal - Timothy Patrick Reinhardt, Program Manager, Systems Analysis & Low Temperature and Coproduced Resources Program, Geothermal Technologies Program
  • Northumberland Today - More homes expected to be found contaminated - Valerie MacDonald

    Monday, November 14, 2016

  • Wall Street Journal - Harry Reid and the Horse He Rode In On--Trump should revive the nuclear repository at Yucca Mt. in Nevada
  • Cape Cod Times - Entergy to sell Vermont Yankee - Christine Legere
  • RU Daily Targum - Professor improves radioactive waste management techniques - Nicholas Simon
  • Tri-City Herald - Microscopes' role in improving materials is topic of Richland discussion
  • AP - Unfinished nuclear power plant sold for $111 million
  • AP - EU ministers reaffirm Iran deal, seek more regional security - LORNE COOK and ANGELA CHARLTON
  • Reuters - EU says to stick to Iran rapprochement despite Trump's criticism - Gabriela Baczynska
  • Reuters - China looking to take part in Areva restructuring, says China vice PM - Leigh Thomas
  • Reuters - UPDATE 3-Germany's RWE warns that not done yet with cost cuts - Christoph Steitz
  • Reuters - New Zealand quake damage bill at least 'a couple of billion dollars': PM Key - Jamie Freed
  • Huntsville Times - Bellefonte nuclear plant sold for $111 million at auction, company plans $13 billion investment - Paul Gattis
  • Times Picayune - Want to a buy a nuclear power plant? Bidding closes today
  • PR Newswire - Nuclear Development, LLC Enters into Contract to Purchase Bellefonte Nuclear Power Plant
  • The Guardian - SA nuclear waste dump proposal will go to referendum if it gets bipartisan support
  • Adelaide Advertiser - Premier Jay Weatherill effectively buries nuclear waste dump proposal with vague promise of statewide referendum - Daniel Wills
  • Adelaide Advertiser - Protesters take to the streets to 'Say No' to an SA nuclear dump - Mitch Mott
  • Sydney Morning Herald - South Australian referendum to be a plebiscite on nuclear waste - Peter Martin
  • ABC.au - Nuclear dump referendum sought by South Australia's Premier
  • Sky News Australia - SA govt calls for referendum on nuclear dump
  • Australian Financial Review - SA Premier Jay Weatherill to put nuclear plan to referendum - Simon Evans
  • News Corp Australia - SA to push on with nuclear dump talks - Tim Dornin and Rick Goodman
  • Huffington Post Australia - South Australia Premier Jay Weatherill Wants To Hold A Referendum Over Nuclear Waste Dump - Emily Brooks
  • Adelaide Advertiser - Daniel Wills: Nuclear referendum won't happen and Labor will continue to wear political fallout - Daniel Wills
  • InDaily Adelaide - Will nuclear be Jay's new 'Don Farrell moment'? - Tom Richardson
  • truth-out - Nuclear Power Is Not "Green Energy": It Is a Fount of Atomic Waste - Arnie Gundersen
  • MarketWatch - RWE profit weighed in part by nuclear-waste fund - Monica Houston-Waesch
  • Deutsche Welle - RWE's ever-shrinking income
  • Financial Times - RWE profits drop 13% as renewable shift takes toll - Guy Chazan
  • Kyiv Post - Associated Press: Chornobyl shelter begins move toward reactor
  • New Eastern Europe - Nuclear power development in Ukraine: Déjà vu? - David Marples
  • TIME - Ukraine Begins to Move Giant Shield Over Chernobyl Site - Mahita Gajanan
  • World Nuclear News - Chernobyl arch moved into place in historic engineering feat
  • World Nuclear News - Russia's Atomtechenergo gets licence for Belarus plant
  • World Nuclear News - Discussions to continue on South Australian waste disposal
  • World Nuclear News - IAEA considers Atmea 1 design 'seismically robust'
  • The Hindu - Signature campaign against nuclear energy - C. Jaisankar
  • Adelaide Advertiser - Nuclear discussion not finished yet, says ex Royal Commissioner - Paul Starick
  • Kallanish Energy - DOE to sell depleted uranium to proposed $1B Kentucky facility
  • WTVQ Lexington - Estill County to hold Forum on Radioactive Waste Monday - Fadia Patterson
  • BelTA - Russian nuclear reactor startup company licensed to operate in Belarus
  • BelTA - Belarus to study French experience of plugging nuclear power plant into power grid
  • Financial Times - Iran warns it will not accept changes to nuclear deal - Najmeh Bozorgmehr
  • Tehran Times - Kissinger: Annulment of nuclear deal would benefit Iran
  • Deutsche Welle - EU foreign ministers urge Trump to commit to Iran nuclear deal
  • Tehran Times - EU reiterates 'resolute commitment' to nuclear deal
  • Tehran Times - Iran lauds EU for expressing commitment to nuclear deal
  • Japan Times - Two-day nuclear accident simulation wraps up at Hokkaido plant
  • Worcester Telegram - Letter: The benefits of nuclear power plants - David Maidrand, Shrewsbury
  • Portfolio.hu - Iran urges nuclear co-operation with Hungary
  • Trend News Agency - Turkey continues studies for 3rd nuke plant construction
  • Philippine Business Daily Mirror - JCPC members back rehab, activation of Bataan Nuclear Power Plant - Jovee Marie de la Cruz
  • Salt Lake Tribune - Southeastern Utah tribe worries about contamination - Emma Penrod
  • Sun.Star Philippines - Limlingan: Junk the revival of BNPP - DP Limlingan
  • JoongAng Daily - U.S. needs new approach on North: Perry - Sarah Kim
  • Financial Times - France: The politics of state ownership
  • Melbourne Herald Sun - SA to push on with nuclear dump talks - Tim Dornin and Rick Goodman
  • The Independent - Half of UK electricity comes from low-carbon sources for first time ever, claims new report - Joe Watts
  • Focus Taiwan - No timetable for easing ban on Japanese food imports: Cabinet - Tai Ya-chen, Yiu Kao-hsiang, Chen Wei-ting and Evelyn Kao
  • Cape Cod Times - Letter: Baker's Pilgrim stance lacks common sense - Don Barton, Mashpee
  • The Australian - To dump or not to dump in SA
  • KeysNews Florida - County opposes Turkey Point expansion - Timothy O'hara
  • Tri-City Herald - Meeting planned to explain new Hanford facility
  • IPS - Iran Deal Is Key Test of Trump's Commitment to NATO Allies - Eli Clifton and Jim Lobe
  • Bellona - Russia prepares to dismantle first nuclear icebreaker ever - Charles Digges
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Russia courting Trump – good time for SA to cancel nuclear folly
  • Fin24 CapeTown - C'est la vie Brian Molefe, we won't miss you - Wayne Duvenage, Chairperson of the Organisation Undoing Tax Abuse
  • Ars Technica - This fall, the "Radioactive Boy Scout" died at age 39 - Cyrus Farivar
  • Illawarra Mercury - South Australian referendum to be a plebiscite on nuclear waste - Peter Martin
  • Cape Cod Broadcasting - Buyer Steps Forward For Closed Vermont Yankee Nuclear Plant
  • Vermont Journalism Trust - Illinois plant may be model for Vermont Yankee cleanup - Mike Faher
  • News Ghana - Nuclear Power Could Resolve Africa's Energy Crisis
  • Omaha World-Herald - Barry Butterfield: Nebraska needs reliable energy - Barry Butterfield, retired environmental engineer and an emeritus member of the American Nuclear Society
  • News Corp Australia - To dump or not to dump in SA
  • Arka News Agency - Former head of Armenian Nuclear Power Plant given about six-year conditional sentence for embezzlement
  • Public Radio Tulsa - Meet and Hear Japanese Survivors of the Atomic Bomb - University ofTulsa, Chapman Lecture Hall, Tulsa
  • Albany Times Union - Letter: Don't sink money into unsafe power - Collin Fox Thomas, Co-founder, Capital District Against Fracking
  • Interfax-Ukraine - New cover begins to be moved over Chornobyl NPP
  • New Zealand Herald - Earthquake: Even the Large Hadron Collider felt the tremors - Jamie Morton
  • Northumberland Today - Concerns over harbour cleanup raised during CNSC meeting in Port Hope - Valerie MacDonald
  • New York Times - U.S. Fingerprints on Attacks Obliterating Yemen's Economy - Ben Hubbard
  • New York Times - Windmills or Reactor Cores? Inside South Africa's Energy Clash - Norimitsu Onishi
  • New York Times - New Zealand Struck by Powerful Earthquake - Michelle Innis
  • Japan Times - A new luxury hotel – in Fukushima? - Robert Michael Poole
  • Asahi Shimbun - Centuries-old fire festival brightens skies of Fukushima - Yosuke Fukudome
  • Philippine Star - Junk BNPP plans, Rody urged - Non Alquitran
  • Swissinfo - Swiss unfazed by risk of nuclear accident
  • The Independent - New York Times promises to start 'reporting world news more accurately' after Trump victory - Matt Payton
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals FR Document: 2016-27225 Citation: 81 FR 79530? PDF Pages 79530-79531
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Policy Statement for the Criteria for Guidance of States and NRC in Discontinuance of NRC Regulatory Authority and Assumption Thereof By States Through Agreement, etc. FR Document: 2016-27224 Citation: 81 FR 79529? PDF Pages 79529-79530
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Environmental Assessments; Availability, etc.: Florida Power and Light Co., St. Lucie Plant, Unit Nos. 1 and 2 FR Document: 2016-27354 Citation: 81 FR 79526? PDF Pages 79526-79528
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Waste Control Specialists LLC, Consolidated Interim Spent Fuel Storage Facility Project FR Document: 2016-27353 Citation: 81 FR 79531? PDF Pages 79531-79534
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2016-27458 Citation: 81 FR 79528? PDF Pages 79528-79529

    Sunday, November 13, 2016

  • NEI - On-Site Storage of Nuclear Waste--Used Nuclear Fuel and High-Level Radioactive Waste
  • EPA - Summary of the Nuclear Waste Policy Act
  • Salon - You make me want to nuke: The nuclear option may be the best environmental option too - Diane Stopyra
  • Tri-City Herald - Meeting planned to explain new Hanford facility
  • Yakima Herald-Republic - Inslee, state legislators ponder changes coming from D.C. - Joseph O'Sullivan
  • North Essex Gazette - Anti-nuclear campaign group chairman pens book exploring legacy of power stations
  • Radio Free Europe - Exclusive: Inside Chernobyl's Radioactive Ruins - Serhiy Korovayniy
  • Adelaide Advertiser - Taiwan eyes storing nuclear waste in SA
  • Japan Times - Disaster preparedness drill held at nuclear power plant in Hokkaido
  • Kyodo News - Disaster preparedness drill held at nuclear power plant in north Japan - Philippine Business Daily Mirror
  • Philippine Business Daily Mirror - 'Government should tap safer energy sources in West Philippine Sea' - Butch Fernandez & Lenie Lectura
  • Philippine Daily Inquirer - Nuke plant rehab entails unbearable costs, green group warns - Yuji Vincent Gonzales
  • Japan Times - Mayoral race kicks off in nuke plant host city of Kashiwazaki
  • The Hindu - India, Japan differ on nuclear tests - Suhasini Haidar
  • Daily News & Analysis - Termination clause in nuclear-deal with Japan not binding on India
  • Indian Express - India agrees to link N-testing to termination of deal with Japan - Shubhajit Roy
  • Financial Express - India to link Nuclear testing to cancellation of pact with Japan
  • Adelaide Advertiser - Mr X declares nuclear dump plan 'dead for eternity'
  • WNEM Saginaw - Nuclear power plant for sale - Dave Gram
  • Toledo Blade - Nuclear industry looks to reshape image - Tom Henry
  • ITV Sunday Guardian - Taiwan faces a dilemma in energy policy - Betty Chen
  • The Guardian - Energy supply cuts may send fuel bills soaring - Jamie Doward
  • IOL - 'Molefe's exit a blow to SA's nuclear plan' - Craig Dodds
  • Sunday Times Johannesburg - Eskom CEO falls on sword amid calls for more - Lutho Mtongana and Palesa Vuyolwethu Tshandu
  • Tasnim News Agency - Iranian President Lauds Oil Industry's Post-JCPOA Achievement
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Santa Fe Nuclear Weapons Summit Dec. 4-6 - Chris Clark
  • Manila Times - Gatchalian warns vs BNPP revival
  • Xinhua News - 8.0-magnitude quake hits New Zealand: CENC
  • Antinuclear Australia - Nuclear dump now South Australia 2018 election issue
  • Greenpeace International - Nuclear waste
  • Scientific American - Coal Ash Is More Radioactive Than Nuclear Waste
  • USGS - M7.8 - 53km NNE of Amberley, New Zealand
  • USGS - M5.7 - 32km N of Chilecito, Argentina
  • NHK World - Japan holds nuclear evacuation drill for tsunami
  • NHK World - Drill staged for tsunami, nuclear accident
  • Kyodo News - Disaster preparedness drill held at nuclear power plant in north Japan
  • Japan Times - Mayoral race kicks off in nuke plant host city of Kashiwazaki
  • Japan Times - Disaster preparedness drill held at nuclear power plant in Hokkaido
  • Mainichi Daily News - Anti-nuclear scientist group aims to boost influence amid growing defense research fears
  • Mainichi Daily News - Sapling from A-bomb tree planted in Tokyo suburb
  • Mainichi Daily News - Disaster preparedness drill held at nuclear power plant in north Japan
  • Jiji Press - Disaster Drill Begins at Tomari N-Plant in Hokkaido
  • Taiwan News - Investigation: Lanyu chosen as temporary nuclear waste storage site - George Liao
  • Northumberland Today - Port Hope cleanup focus of CNSC meeting - Valerie MacDonald
  • Adelaide InDaily - Inside the 'chaos' and 'bias' of the citizens' jury - Haydon Manning
  • Beyond Nuclear - Radioactive waste: Webinar this evening on HLRW "centralized" interim storage & transport risks
  • Great Lakes Commons Map - What you need to know about the Port Hope Area radioactive waste cleanup

    Saturday, November 12, 2016

  • POWERnews - Paducah Laser Nuclear Enrichment Facility Gets Fuel but Not Formal Construction Decision - Sonal Patel
  • WKMS MSU - Paducah Mayor: What's Next for Future Enrichment Facility After DOE Agreement - Matt Markgraf
  • Tri-City Herald - National park at Hanford turns 1 year old; new super visits - Annette Cary
  • Otterbein 360 - Common book author speaks on nuclear plant - Lillian Van Wyngaarden
  • AP - Iran deal endangered if Trump seeks to renegotiate its terms - Bradley Klapper
  • Reuters - video: Train derails, forces evacuation in Minnesota
  • Indian Express - Rare N-deal clears nuclear commerce with New Delhi: Japan makes an India exception - Shubhajit Roy
  • Firstpost India - India-Japan breach nuclear barrier, shift focus to geostrategic alliance - Sreemoy Talukdar
  • Asahi Shimbun - Nuclear accord with India draws fire from A-bomb survivors, others
  • DailyO India - What Modi-Abe's historic nuke deal will do for India - Vivek Prahladan, Researcher, Keio University
  • Indian Express - Editorial: Nuclear loose talk
  • South Jersey Times - N.J. nuclear reactor back in service after refueling, maintenance - Bill Gallo Jr.
  • The Hindu - Clarify policy on nuclear weapons, says Digvijay
  • Northbound Philippines News - Energy dept pushing for re-opening of Bataan nuclear power plant
  • Philippine News Agency - Recto: Bataan nuclear plant revival 'must be science-based' - Mario Casayuran and Charissa Luci
  • GMA Network - Gov't must consult scientists, experts on BNPP rehab &mdash; Recto - Adrian Dy
  • Sun.Star Manilla - Recto: Decision to revive BNPP should be based on science, not politics - PS Jun M. Sarmiento
  • ExecutiveGov - DARPA Deploys 1,000 Detectors to Aid Devt of Radioactive Material Threat Detection Capacity
  • KPBS - Feelings Run High At Panel Monitoring Decommissioning Of San Onofre - Alison St John
  • Asahi Shimbun - VOX POPULI: Nuclear disaster surely taught us not to export this technology
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - The experts, and the Trump administration - John Mecklin
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - OpEd: A great Trump foreign policy - Lawrence J. Korb, senior fellow, Center for American Progress
  • Focus Taiwan - Public hearings on Japanese food in Tainan ends in rowdy protests - Chang Jung-hsiang and Lilian Wu
  • AKIpress Kyrgyz Republic - IAEA sets up network to strengthen nuclear safety in Europe and Central Asia
  • Press TV - Iran, Hungary can have peaceful nuclear cooperation: Pres. Rouhani
  • Jersey Evening Post - France's nuclear power loss is Jersey Electricity's gain
  • Lompoc Record - Diablo's Unit 2 operating at half power, Unit 1 running at 100 percent - April Charlton
  • San Francisco Chronicle - Raise a toast to San Francisco's military past - Michelle Locke, Associated Press
  • Greenfield Recorder - Citizen watchdogs fear 'cheap and dirty' Vt. Yankee decommissioning - Richie Davis
  • Xinhua News - Spotlight: Iran concerned about possible nuke deal violation, warns of consequences
  • NHK World - Monument honoring disease victims unveiled
  • Asahi Shimbun - Japan's Nuclear Industry Finds a Lifeline in India After Foundering Elsewhere - Jonathan Soble
  • Japan Times - Pakistan raps what it called Japan's 'discriminatory' nuclear deal with India
  • Japan Times - Nuclear pact with India draws anger from Hiroshima, Nagasaki hibakusha groups
  • Japan Times - Nuclear pact's future could emerge in Abe-Trump talks - Eric Johnston
  • Japan Times - Japan, India sign civil pact on nuclear power after reassurances from Modi - Ayako Mie
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Japan signs N-cooperation agreement with India
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - India nuclear deal to expand business opportunities
  • Mainichi Daily News - Pakistan raps Japan's 'discriminatory' nuclear deal with India
  • Mainichi Daily News - JNFL to take radioactive waste out of Aomori facilities if volcanic eruption looks likely
  • TEPCO - Situation of storing and treatment of accumulated water including highly concentrated radioactive materials at Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station (277th Release)
  • TEPCO - Evaluation of the exposure dose of workers at the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station
  • JAIF - Report: Medical Professionals in Soma and Minami-Soma Halved in Number Right after March 2011 Earthquake and Nuclear Accident
  • JAIF - NRA Draws up Review Report Drafts on Examinations of Genkai-3 and -4 for Compatibility with New Regulatory Standards

    Friday, November 11, 2016

  • KFVS12 Cape Girardeau, MO - Proposed depleted uranium facility could bring 800-1,200 jobs to Paducah - Amber Ruch
  • WPSD 6 Paducah - Department of Energy agrees to sell depleted uranium - Krystle Callais
  • DOE - Energy Department Announces Agreement to Sell Depleted Uranium to be Enriched for Civil Nuclear Power
  • Paducah Sun - Selling uranium could have huge local impact - David Zoeller
  • KVEW Kennewick - Tri city business benefit from Vit plant construction - Dennis Shannon
  • AP - Japan, India sign agreement on civil nuclear power - Mari Yamaguchi
  • AP - Iran's FM in Prague to discuss business, nuclear cooperation
  • Bloomberg - Making the Iran Nuclear Deal Great Again - Eli Lake
  • Bloomberg - video: India Eyes Two Major Deals With Japan
  • Reuters - UPDATE 2-Japan to supply India with nuclear power equipment, technology - Kiyoshi Takenaka and Elaine Lies
  • Reuters - South Africa's Eskom CEO resigns over anti-graft watchdog report - Tiisetso Motsoeneng
  • Reuters - UK and China seek to bury power plant spat with deeper finance ties - William James
  • Reuters - French power prices for coming weeks up on reactor news
  • Atomic Insights - President Trump: Nuclear energy is the mother lode of untapped potential - Rod Adams
  • IAEA - New Network to Strengthen Nuclear and Radiation Safety in Europe and Central Asia - May Fawaz-Huber, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - IAEA Conducts First Seismic Review of a New Reactor Design - Shin Morita, IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security
  • DOE - Energy Department Announces Five Clean Energy Projects through BIRD Energy Partnership with Israel
  • BBC News - Japan and India sign civil nuclear agreement
  • Trend News Agency - Iran committed to nuclear deal: Zarif - Emil Ilgar
  • Press TV - US president-elect not to accept Iran deal as it is: Advisor
  • Adelaide Advertiser - Marshall: Let election decide nuke dump future
  • WLOS Asheville, NC - Special Report: Trucking uranium through the mountains, part 2
  • USGS - M6.2 - 24km ENE of Ishinomaki, Japan
  • NHK World - Abe, Modi sign nuclear power deal
  • NHK World - Disaster drill underway for Ikata nuclear plant
  • Asahi Shimbun - EDITORIAL: A testing time ahead for Japan in its relations with the U.S.
  • Japan Times - Nuclear pact's future could emerge in Abe-Trump talks--Arms remarks to complicate talks on U.S.-Japan deal ending in '18 - Eric Johnston
  • Japan Times - 23,000 take part in nuclear evacuation drill at Ikata plant on Shikoku
  • Mainichi Daily News - Japan, India sign agreement on civil nuclear power
  • Mainichi Daily News - M5.8 quake hits northeastern Japan, no tsunami warning issued
  • Mainichi Daily News - Abe, Modi hold talks, with signing of nuclear pact in focus
  • Jiji Press - Nuclear Pact with India Draws Anger from Hiroshima, Nagasaki
  • Jiji Press - Japan, India Sign Nuclear Cooperation Pact
  • KRNV NBC Reno - On Your Side: Digging deeper at Yucca Mountain - Madison Corney & Cassie Wilson
  • Focus Taiwan - 10 public hearings on Japanese produce to kick off Saturday - Chen Chung-hua, Yang Shu-min and Lilian Wu
  • Taipei Times - Lifting of food ban rushed: KMT - Alison Hsiao
  • Focus Taiwan - Civic group to travel to Japan to check radiation levels
  • News Limited Australlia - SA govt to still consider nuke dump views

    Thursday, November 10, 2016

  • KNPR Las Vegas - Nevada Democrats Buck GOP Tide, Win Statewide, Control Legislature - Doug Puppel, Joe Schoenmann
  • Progressive Pulse - Environmental advocates ready to fight Trump "in the courts, in Congress, in the streets" - Lisa Sorg
  • The Ecologist UK - No way! South Australians reject international nuclear waste dump - Jim Green
  • Aiken Standard - WIPP workers return underground - Thomas Gardiner
  • Stock Journal - Nuclear future still uncertain
  • Gulf Times - Harvard professor speaks at Tamuq's lecture series
  • The Guardian - Nuclear waste to remain at old UK plants rather than moved off-site - Adam Vaughan
  • Deutsche Welle - audio: Living Planet: A tiny winner
  • Sydney Morning Herald - ANSTO reactor at Lucas Heights to help fill global shortage in nuclear medicine - Marcus Strom
  • Just Security - What are the Legal Issues Surrounding the Use of Depleted Uranium in Syria and Iraq? - Beth Van Schaack
  • SF Bay Indymedia - For a World without Nuclear Risks - Marcia Gomes
  • Huffington Post Canada - Prime Minister, Take Care Of Our Veterans - Jeff Rose-Martland
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - WIPP operations resume in Panel 7 - Maddy Hayden
  • Livermore Independent - Climate Change: Interview with Dr. Santer - Jeff Garberson
  • AP - Vietnam scraps plans for its first nuclear power plants
  • Reuters - Iran plans to ship out excess heavy water noted in watchdog report: U.S. - Arshad Mohammad
  • Reuters - Indian PM heads to Japan to seal nuclear deal amid uncertainty over U.S. policy - Sanjeev Miglani and Linda Sieg
  • Reuters - Iran says has options if nuclear deal fails - Tatiana Jancarikova
  • Reuters - UK looks to rekindle China investment ties after Hinkley hiccup - William James
  • VietNamNet Bridge - Government proposes nuclear power plant cancellation
  • Asian Correspondent - Vietnam scraps plan to build nuclear power plants
  • Cape Cod Times - Why choose the energy devils we know? - David Fisher, East Orleans, doctorate in nuclear chemistry and has taught and done research at several national laboratories, now professor emeritus of cosmochemistry at the University of Miami
  • Wall Street Journal - Vietnam Scraps Plans for Its First Nuclear-Power Plants - Vu Trong Khanh
  • Deutsche Welle - Vietnam ditches nuclear power plans
  • GuelphToday - Understanding nuclear water chemistry - Rob O'Flanagan
  • New Matilda - The Nuclear Waste Dump: South Australia Does A Brexit - Geoff Russell
  • WQAD Moline - Illinois community still struggling nearly two decades after nuclear plant closure - Megan Noe
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Vietnam plans to cancel nuclear plant project in blow to Japan
  • Sudbury Star - Sudbury letter: Nuclear energy costly - Mike Schreiner, Leader, Green Party of Ontario
  • Reuters - Finland's TVO says gets favourable decision in nuclear power plant dispute - Tuomas Forsell &amp; Benjamin Mallet
  • Kyiv Post - Ukrinform: Ukraine to produce its own nuclear fuel
  • Hull Daily Mail - Premier Modular wins huge construction contract at Hinckley Point C nuclear power station - Debbie Hall
  • Sputnik News - Crippled Fukushima Reactor Fully Exposed for the First Time Since 2011 Disaster
  • Asahi Shimbun - Last cover removed from crippled reactor in Fukushima - Kohei Tomida
  • Energy Collective - Russia's BN-800 Reactor Enters Commercial Operation - Dan Yurman
  • Environmental Expert - Safety fears rock France's nuclear power base
  • The American Conservative - The Nuclear Deal Is in Jeopardy - Daniel Larison
  • Economic Times - Indo-Japanese nuclear agreement amounts to nuclear proliferation in Asia, warns Greenpeace
  • GMA Philippines - DOE to study option to use nuclear energy
  • Albany Times Union - Letter: Nuclear bailouts hurt the consumer - Gusti Bogok, Chair, Green Sanctuary Committee, Community Church of New York, Unitarian Universalist Association, New York
  • Sofia News Agency - Kozloduy Nuclear Plant's Unit 6 Becomes Operational Again - See more at: Sofia News Agency
  • SeeNews Southeast Europe - Bulgaria's NPP Kozloduy reconnects Unit 6 to grid after scheduled maintenance - See more at: SeeNews Southeast Europe
  • Newswise - PPPL Physicist Richard Hawryluk to Chair the Nuclear Fusion Editorial Board
  • Illinois Times - Nuclear bailout bill could subsidize coal--Exelon, Dynegy reportedly seeking compromise - Patrick Yeagle
  • WKMS Murrey State, KY - BREAKING: DOE to Sell Depleted Uranium for Civil Enrichment at New $1B Facility - Rob Canning
  • World Nuclear News - US moves forward after election
  • World Nuclear News - TVO welcomes partial award in Olkiluoto EPR arbitration
  • World Nuclear News - China, UK unveil new R&D centre
  • Expatica France - French, Finns divided over nuclear dispute ruling
  • CCTV - Joint nuclear research center opens in London
  • Reuters - Areva says making progress in talks with EU regulators and partners - Benjamin Mallet
  • Cape Cod Times - Carping about NRC overlooks its successes - Guy Page, Director of communications, Vermont Energy Partnership, Montpelier, Vermont
  • Chiefland Citizen, FL - Fanning Springs Chamber hears about nuclear plants - Jeff M. Hardison
  • Energy Business Review - Dubai's DEWA confirms start of construction on 2,400MW clean coal power plant
  • Eurasia Review - OpEd: Dr Homi Bhabha A Great Visionary and Architect Of Nuclear India - Dr. K S Parthasarathy
  • USGS - Earthquake: M5.1 - 49km SE of Ofunato, Japan
  • IAEA - IAEA Review Team: France's EDF Improves Operational Safety, More Time Needed for Further Enhancements
  • IAEA - IAEA Completes Nuclear Security Review Mission in United Arab Emirates
  • Trend News Agency - Mogherini: Trump can't cancel Iran's nuclear deal - Emil Ilgar
  • Press TV - Iran IAEA envoy: Latest report shows Iran's JCPOA commitment
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Why more nuclear power is a bad idea - Mariam Isa
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.; Weekly Receipts FR Document: 2016-27186 Citation: 81 FR 79019 PDF Page 79019 (1 page)
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice Meetings: Board of Scientific Counselors Air, Climate, and Energy Subcommittee FR Document: 2016-27187 Citation: 81 FR 79009 PDF Pages 79009-79010 (2 pages)
  • Navy Department - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Fallon Range Training Complex Modernization, NV FR Document: 2016-27205 Citation: 81 FR 78999 PDF Page 78999 (1 page)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Uniform Low-Level Radioactive Waste Manifest (Shipping Paper) and Continuation Page FR Document: 2016-27123 Citation: 81 FR 79060 PDF Pages 79060-79061 (2 pages)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Uniform Low-Level Radioactive Waste Manifest Index and Regional Compact Tabulation, and Continuation Page FR Document: 2016-27125 Citation: 81 FR 79061 PDF Pages 79061-79063 (3 pages)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Uniform Low-Level Radioactive Waste Manifest, Container and Waste Description, and Continuation Page FR Document: 2016-27124 Citation: 81 FR 79055 PDF Pages 79055-79056 (2 pages)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Guidance: Mitigation Strategies for Beyond-Design-Basis External Events FR Document: 2016-27169 Citation: 81 FR 79056 PDF Pages 79056-79060 (5 pages)
  • DOE:IG - Audit Report: OAI-L-17-02, Nuclear Safety at Naval Reactors' Facilities
  • Nevada Agency for Nuclear Projects - Getting Beyond Yucca Mountain presented at the American Nuclear Society Winter Meeting, Las Vegas, Nevada, November 7, 2016 - Robert Halstead, Executive Director

    Wednesday, November 09, 2016

  • CQ Roll Call - Democrat Jacky Rosen Wins in Nevada's 3rd District - Bridget Bowman
  • Bloomberg First Word Energy - Energy knots that remain no matter today's outcome - Mark Drajem & Ari Natter
  • Los Alamos Monitor - DOE to hold meeting to update public about legacy waste cleanup - Tris DeRoma
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Donald Trump wins 2016 presidential election - Julie Pace and Robert Furlow
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Catherine Cortez Masto beats Joe Heck, claims Harry Reid's US Senate seat - Ben Botkin
  • Nevada Appeal - Amodei retains seat in Congress - Geoff Dornan
  • NEI - Advanced Reactors Need Clearer Path to Deployment, GNI Says
  • Reuters - Iran again tests a limit of nuclear deal, IAEA report says - Francois Murphy
  • Reuters - Video: Trump should stay committed to nuclear deal: Iran's Zarif
  • Reuters - Trump election puts Iran nuclear deal on shaky ground - Yeganeh Torbati
  • Bloomberg - Trump's New Old Energy Order - Liam Denning
  • Bloomberg - Trump Can't Undo Nuclear Deal, Iran's President Rouhani Says - Ladane Nasseri, Golnar Motevalli
  • Bloomberg - Trump Can't Stop the Energy Revolution - Chris Bryant
  • Bloomberg - Japan Regulator Clears More Reactors for Restart Amid Opposition - Stephen Stapczynski, Emi Urabe
  • Bloomberg - India Sees Deepening of Japan Nuclear Ties With Modi Visit - Rajesh Kumar Singh, Iain Marlow
  • AP - UN report notes minor Iranian violation of nuclear deal - George Jahn
  • AP - Fukushima to host some baseball, softball games at '20 Games
  • Tehran Times - Zarif urges Trump to stick to nuclear agreement
  • Tehran Times - 'Iran's policy not swayed by Trump presidency'
  • Climate News Network - Safety fears rock France's nuclear power base - Paul Brown
  • CNBCAfrica.com - French utility to take part in tender for S.A nuclear - Benjamin Mallet
  • China Daily - China to build more nuclear power facilities in next five years
  • Deccan Herald - China denies complicity in Pak's nuclear, missile programme
  • Daily Pakistan - 'NSG membership must for Pakistan's recognition, access to nuclear technology' - Fayyaz Hussain
  • Nigeria Guardian - Abandoned wells and radioactive materials - Kayode Adeoye
  • The Diplomat - Confirmed: India's Next Aircraft Carrier Will Be Nuclear - Franz-Stefan Gady
  • Mehr News - Salehi in Warsaw seeking nuclear deals
  • BelTA - New Rosatom head visits Belarusian nuclear power plant construction site
  • Barre Montpelier Times Argus - Entergy makes deal to sell Vermont Yankee
  • Asahi Shimbun - Editorial: Deal with India undermines nuclear nonproliferation
  • Yonhap News - (Yonhap Interview) Japan envoy calls for stronger cooperation over N.K. nuke issue - Koh Byung-joon
  • Vermont Journalism Trust - UPDATED: Entergy to sell Vermont Yankee to NorthStar - Mike Faher
  • AFKInsider - Kenya To Go On With Nuclear Energy Plans Despite Huge Renewable Energy Potential - Kevin Mwanza
  • Vanguard Nigeria - Rosatom transfers nuclear energy skills to Nigerians, others at St Petersburg - Prince Osuagwu
  • Yonhap News - (Yonhap Interview) Kazakhstani president proposes N. Korea use its denuclearization model - Yu Chul-jong and Song Sang-ho
  • BBC - US election 2016 results: Five ways a Donald Trump presidency changes the world
  • Yonhap News - Gallucci: U.S. shouldn't accept anything short of N. Korea's denuclearization - jschang@yna.co.kr
  • Japan Times - Hiroshima, Nagasaki call on president-elect Trump to visit sites of atomic bombings
  • The Guardian - Donald Trump's victory is nothing short of a revolution - Richard Wolffe
  • Xinhua News - Iran signs deal to develop world's largest gas field in Persian Gulf region
  • Daily Express - ATOMIC CATASTROPHE? At least 17 US nuclear bombs still MISSING - Monika Pallenberg and Tom Batchelor
  • World Nuclear News - NorthStar to take on Vermont Yankee for decommissioning
  • World Nuclear News - Initiative calls for clearer path to advanced reactor deployment
  • World Nuclear News - Russia loads REMIX fuel into MIR research reactor
  • Vermont Journalism Trust - Vermont Yankee sale optimism tempered by questions - Mike Faher
  • Pueblo Chieftain - Public comment sought on pair of Cotter Corp. issues - Tracy Harmon
  • Oak Ridger - Historically Speaking: The Camera Club of Oak Ridge A History 1946-2016, Part 2
  • IAEA - Molten Salt Reactors: IAEA to Establish New Platform for Collaboration - Yundi Luo, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication; Miklos Gaspar, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Trend News Agency - US election result has no impact on Iran's policy - Rouhani - Fatih Karimov
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Proposed Rule Individual Monitoring Devices for Industrial Radiographic Personnel FR Document: 2016-27046 Citation: 81 FR 78732 PDF Pages 78732-78733 (2 pages)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Construction Permit Application for the Northwest Medical Isotopes, LLC, Medical Radioisotope Production Facility FR Document: 2016-27058 Citation: 81 FR 78865 PDF Pages 78865-78866 (2 pages)
  • Idaho Mountain Express - Thank you, attorney general, for standing your ground - Nina Jonas, Ketchum mayor
  • Asahi Shimbun - EDITORIAL: Deal with India undermines nuclear nonproliferation
  • NHK World - Hiroshima awaits Trump's nuclear policy
  • NHK World - NRA takes steps to restart Genkai nuclear plant
  • NHK World - Kazakh president visits Hiroshima
  • Kyodo News - Genkai nuclear reactors clear key step before restart
  • Asahi Shimbun - Keidanren chief: Climate change promise relies on nuclear restarts
  • Japan Times - Japan regulator clears more reactors for restart amid opposition
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - NRA: Genkai N-reactors meet safety standards for restart
  • Mainichi Daily News - Genkai nuke plant's No. 3, 4 reactors pass screening for possible restart
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  • Mainichi Daily News - Genkai nuclear reactors clear key step before restart
  • Mainichi Daily News - Copyright ????
  • Jiji Press - Genkai N-Reactors Meet Safety Standards for Restart: Regulators
  • Jiji Press - Kazakh Pres. Calls for Nuke Abolition in Hiroshima
  • in-cumbria - How Sellafield expertise is helping stricken Fukushima - by Duncan Bick

    Tuesday, November 08, 2016

  • Yahoo! Finance - The Navy can't fire its awesome new gun because the rounds cost nearly $1 million each - Paul Szoldra
  • RT - Fallujah 12 years on: Americans 'last people to consider' generations crippled by depleted uranium
  • Cape Cod Times - Pilgrim protesters admit to reduced charge - Christine Legere
  • Cape Cod Times - Assembly asks Baker for quicker Pilgrim shutdown - Mary Ann Bragg
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - ORNL gets $3.36 million award for vehicle research
  • Newswise - Nuclear Reactor Workshop Spotlights Collaboration, Progress - Oak Ridge National Laboratory
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - 'Manhattan Project National Historical Park' Nov. 15 - Chris Clark
  • University of Wyoming - UW Professor Co-Writes Report on Nuclear Power Challenges
  • Broomfield Enterprise - Colorado's contribution to the Cold War sits mostly in storage--Rocky Flats Cold War Museum lacks home - Jennifer Rios
  • Tri-City Herald - PNNL invention used at Hanford wins "Oscar of Innovation" - Annette Cary
  • Reuters - BRIEF-Entergy to sell nuclear Vermont Yankee and transfer US nuclear regulatory commission licenses - Entergy Corp.
  • Reuters - RPT-COLUMN-China's rising coal generation is both a right and wrong step: Russell - Clyde Russell
  • Reuters - UPDATE 2-France could face winter power cuts, hit by nuclear dependence - Bate Felix
  • Reuters - Turkey expects first unit of Akkuyu nuclear plant to be online by end 2023 - Gulsen Solaker
  • Reuters - French regulator targets power price speculation with new ARENH rules - Benjamin Mallet and Bate Felix
  • Bloomberg - China Scales Back Solar, Wind Ambitions as Renewables Cool - Feifei Shen
  • CTV News - Navy says 'lost nuke' said to have sunk off B.C. coast is not radioactive - Jeff Lagerquist
  • Sputnik News - Russia, China Plan Documents to Build 2 New Tianwan Nuclear Power Plant Reactors
  • Xinhua News - China, Russia vow to enhance pragmatic cooperation, safeguard peaceful border
  • Deutsche Welle - France braces for power cuts in winter
  • NSW Daily Telegraph - Gloucester crash: Truck flips carrying radioactive material - Nick Hansen and Ben McClellan
  • AllAfrica - Uganda in Talks With Russians Over Nuclear
  • The Diplomat - Nuclear Energy in Southeast Asia: A Bridge Too Far?--Hopes for a nuclear renaissance in Southeast Asia have proven overly ambitious - Viet Phuong Nguyen
  • International Business Times India - Modi govt says it deserves credit for bringing nuclear programme to North India--India says nuclear energy to be the source of power for India's energy needs - Aditya Bhat
  • World Nuclear News - Russia and China outline expanded cooperation
  • World Nuclear News - Canadian companies collaborate to secure isotope supplies
  • World Nuclear News - Energoatom expands cooperation with CNNP, NASA and IDOM Nuclear Services
  • World Nuclear News - Canadian design review for StarCore HTGR - Energoatom expands cooperation with CNNP, NASA and IDOM Nuclear Services
  • Johnson City Press - Editorial: Do we need more nuclear power-generating plants?
  • Trend News Agency - China launches construction of country's first floating nuclear power station
  • Asahi Shimbun - EDITORIAL: Ministry devises crafty finance scheme favoring nuclear power
  • Asia & the Pacific Policy Society - Will people power put an end to Japan's nuclear plans?--The Niigata effect - Pablo Figueroa
  • ABC.au - Analysis: SA nuclear waste dump plans based on questionable assumptions and lacks public support - Stephen Long
  • Adelaide Now - Dave Sweeney: Citizens' Jury decision in nuclear waste dump in South Australia must be respected by Weatherill Government - Dave Sweeney
  • Adelaide Now - Jay Weatherill will be forced to abandon nuclear waste storage plan, Labor sources say - Daniel Wills
  • Syracuse Post Standard - Why might NY pay $35M to nuclear plant? None of your business, state says - Tim Knauss
  • All Things Nuclear - Public Safety Improvements - Dave Lochbaum, director, Nuclear Safety Project
  • Deccan Chronicle - Pak cannot be admitted to NSG, its nuclear programme unethical: report
  • Hindustan Times - UK nuclear report nails Pakistan's lies, China's complicity - Rezaul H Laskar
  • NDTV - Ahead of Nuke Club NSG Meet, China Refuses To Budge On India
  • Pakistan News International - Spotlight on the NSG - Muhammad Umer
  • The Hindu - No change in our stand on India's NSG entry bid: China
  • India Wire - It Is Time for India to Stop Blaming China for Blocking Its NSG Bid - Jabin T. Jacob
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - OF NUCLEAR INTEREST: Should Pilgrim shutdown wait until 2019? - Karen Vale-Vasilev, Cape Cod Bay Watch
  • Cape Cod Times - Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station cooling system deemed inoperable - Christine Legere
  • Power Technology - Renewables and nuclear: hand-in-hand in New York?
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Japan companies face obstacles to consolidate nuclear business - Tomohiro Ichihara
  • Lower Hudson Journal - Indian Point: Electrical fault is being investigated at one nuke plant - Steve Lieberman
  • Lower Hudson Journal - At Entergy's Indian Point power plant, nuclear energy runs in families - Entergy
  • Aiken Standard - DOE seeks ruling on liquid nuclear material shipments - Thomas Gardiner
  • Yahoo! Finance - Kansai Electric to be the costliest power utility in a nuclear-free Japan - Singapore Business Review
  • Vermont Journalism Trust - Entergy to sell Vermont Yankee to NorthStar - Mike Faher
  • Baton Rouge Advocate - Entergy sells Vermont Yankee nuclear power plant
  • Greenfield Recorder - Vt. Yankee sale to speed dismantling and decontamination by decades
  • Rutland Herald - Entergy announces plan to sell Vermont Yankee to decommissioning firm - Susan Smallheer
  • Greensboro News & Record - Watch 'Radioactive Veteran' documentary free on Veterans Day
  • Platts - Palo Verde-3 nuclear reactor completes outage, sets new station record - Elaine Hiruo
  • Rand Daily Mail - Why Brian Molefe should keep his hands off nuclear energy - Seán Mfundza Muller
  • Rock Island Today - McGuire tours Quad Cities nuclear plant, applauds efforts to keep it open
  • Economic Times - India steps up civil nuclear deal with Canada, Russia - Dipanjan Roy Chaudhury
  • Counter Currents - Refuelling At Koodankulam Nuclear Power Plant A Major Health Hazard - VT Padmanabhan
  • InDaily Adelaide - Clear-headed citizens' jury refused to be dazzled - Richard Blandy
  • Bloomberg BNA - NuScale Sees U.S. Market for Modular Reactors, Others Don't - Rebecca Kern
  • AirForceTimes - The U.S. Air Force lost a Nagasaki-style bomb 66 years ago. A Canadian man may have found it - Stephen Weigand
  • Cape Town Bizcommunity - Koeberg safety drill tomorrow
  • Akron Beacon Journal - FirstEnergy under 'strategic review'
  • Cal Coast News - Ocean desalination is a political plot - Brad Snook
  • Radio Prague - CEZ profits slip amidst mixed prospects and diversification moves - Ruth Franková
  • Mid-Hudson News - Indian Point siren test set
  • Peekskill-Cortlandt Patch - Small Electric Fault, Fire at Indian Point--Entergy declared and terminated an Unusual Event notice. - Lanning Taliaferro
  • KFDA Amarillo - Locals looking for more answers after Pantex groundwater meeting - Francis Sirois
  • BBC - Eight military bases in Scotland to close
  • Richmond Times-Dispatch - Ancient fault lines give clues to earthquake history - Laura McFarland
  • Fairewinds Energy Education - Entergy's Power Play - Clay Turnbull, New England Coalition (NEC) in Brattleboro, VT
  • Beyond Nuclear - Florida "ratepayers have subsidized Duke & FPL almost $2B for nuclear power plants that will never be built"
  • Atomic Insights - Nukes in Las Vegas. ANS Winter Meeting 2016 part 1 - Rod Adams
  • Tri-City Herald - Anniversary of Hanford national park to be celebrated
  • NRC - International Nuclear Law Association Remarks by Chairman Stephen G. Burns
  • NRC blog - Five Questions With: Andrea Veil
  • IAEA - IAEA to Inform COP22 Participants on Role of Nuclear and Isotopic Techniques in Climate Action - Ayhan Evrensel, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy; Sarah Jones-Couture, IAEA Department of Nuclear Sciences and Applications
  • IAEA - IAEA Reviews Kazakhstan's Nuclear Power Infrastructure Development
  • Fin24 CapeTown - MPs slam Department of Energy - Liesl Peyper
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Applications and Amendments Involving Proposed No Significant Hazards Considerations, etc. FR Document: 2016-26096 Citation: 81 FR 78661 PDF Pages 78661-78670 (10 pages)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Combined Licenses and Record of Decision; Issuance: Duke Energy Florida, LLC; Levy Nuclear Plant Units 1 and 2 FR Document: 2016-26946 Citation: 81 FR 78658 PDF Pages 78658-78659 (2 pages)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Facility Operating and Combined Licenses: Applications and Amendments Involving No Significant Hazards Considerations; Biweekly Notice FR Document: 2016-26824 Citation: 81 FR 78643 PDF Pages 78643-78658 (16 pages)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Guidance: Statistical Terminology and Notation for Special Nuclear Materials Control and Accountability; Withdrawal FR Document: 2016-26911 Citation: 81 FR 78670 PDF Pages 78670-78671 (2 pages)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Renewals: Purdue University; Purdue University Research Reactor FR Document: 2016-26950 Citation: 81 FR 78659 PDF Pages 78659-78661 (3 pages)
  • Tennessee Valley Authority - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2016-27044 Citation: 81 FR 78682 PDF Pages 78682-78683 (2 pages)
  • SBS.au - Comment: Inside South Australia's Citizen Jury on nuclear waste - Dave Sweeney
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - Letter: Diablo Canyon's nuclear waste is not good for the environment - Bill Denneen, Nipomo
  • UPI - Massive underground military nuclear plant opens to tourists in China - Allen Cone
  • DOE:EERE - Working with China to Advance Energy Efficiency Around the Globe - David Friedman, Assistant Secretary for Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (Acting)
  • Japan Times - Gutted Fukushima shrine's famed wolf paintings reproduced
  • New Zealand Listener - As with Fukushima – and now Tokyo's contaminated fish market – Japan's old guard think they're above accountability - Anna Fifield
  • American Nuclear Society - 2016 ANS Winter Meeting and Nuclear Technology Expo
  • Northumberland Today - CNSC meetings begin Tuesday in Port Hope - Valerie MacDonald

    Monday, November 07, 2016

  • AlterNet - The Navy's Use of Depleted Uranium in America's Coastal Waters Threatens Humans, Wildlife - Dahr Jamail
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - LANL Captures Multiple R&D 100 Awards
  • Bloomberg - How EDF's Sinking Nuclear Output Sent Power Prices to Records - Rachel Morison
  • Bloomberg - Janet Reno, Attorney General During Clinton Probes, Dies at 78 - Laurence Arnold
  • Reuters - UPDATE 2-UK's National Grid cancels notice of tight power supply - Peter Hobson
  • Reuters - China uranium demand to double by 2020 but prices seen depressed -CNNC - Melanie Burton
  • Reuters - French Tuesday power hits 250 euros per MWh on tightness - Vera Eckert and Bate Felix
  • Fox News Latino - Chile's presidential palace basement was Pinochet's torture chamber - Fox News Latino
  • AllAfrica - Uganda: Nuclear to the Rescue?
  • East African Business Week - Uganda in talks with Russians over nuclear
  • Kampala Independent - Nuclear to the rescue? - Ronald Musoke
  • BBC - Has a diver found a nuclear bomb?
  • World Nuclear News - UK launches nuclear innovation program
  • World Nuclear News - Citizens' Jury says no to South Australian waste disposal
  • World Nuclear News - CGN starts construction of offshore reactor
  • NT News.au - Premier Jay Weatherill has had his share of ups and downs but is his legacy now in limbo - State Political Editor Daniel Wills
  • nineMSN - Nuclear dump 'too complex for SA jury' - AAP
  • Australian Mining - Jury dumps SA nuclear waste proposal - Sharon Masige
  • Wigan Today - Safety chiefs issue nuclear train reassurances
  • Kent Live - The nuclear pools at Dungeness A are being removed - Amy Nickalls
  • Athens News Courier - Unit 1 at Browns Ferry Nuclear Plant back online
  • Xinhua News - Japan, Kazakhstan agree to cooperate on nuclear, economic issues
  • New Civil Engineer - Nuclear core removal work begins in Dorset - Fiona McIntyre
  • UPI - China turns decommissioned nuclear plant into tourist attraction (24 images)
  • Bayshore Broadcasting - Nuclear Waste Storage Report Soon - John Divinski
  • Reuters - EDF says restart of Cruas 3 nuclear reactor under way - Gus Trompiz and Bate Felix
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea nuke issue to be next U.S. admin.'s top priority: U.S. envoys - pbr@yna.co.kr
  • Rising Sun Chatsworth - Epidemiologist addresses effects of nuclear energy
  • Swarajya Magazine - Front-line Nation: India's Nuclear Programme Is Making Rapid Progress - Reuters UK
  • Reuters - Reactor closures to cut EDF profit by at least one billion euros - Les Echos - Geert De Clercq and Emmanuel Jarry
  • PTI - UK reaffirms support to India's bid for UNSC membership
  • Business Standard India - Navy's second home-built carrier will be nuclear, but will come only in 2030s - Ajai Shukla
  • Reuters - Power fix for Australia state to cost up to $1.9 billion - James Regan
  • The Engineer UK - Nuclear urges big lifts from government - Jason Ford
  • Zambabwe Herald - SA's nuclear plan gains ground
  • Creamer Media's Engineering News - Cabinet makes Necsa responsible for new research reactor and fuel cycle - Keith Campbell
  • SeeNews Southeast Europe - Rusatom Service delivers new stator for Unit 5 generator of Bulgaria's Kozloduy NPP - See more at: SeeNews Southeast Europe
  • NASDAQ - China Doubles Down on Coal Despite Climate Pledge
  • InDaily Adelaide - New interconnector to cost up to $2.5 billion: ElectraNet - Bension Siebert
  • Radio New Zealand - New gravel sought for French Polynesia atoll road
  • Tri-City Herald - PNNL to increase collaboration with Huskies, Cougars - Annette Cary
  • Hurriyet Daily News - Greenpeace activists have always been trouble in Black Sea: President Erdogan
  • SeeNews Southeast Europe - Slovenia's Krsko NPP rejoins grid following month-long maintenance - See more at: SeeNews Southeast Europe
  • NAS - Project Update: Energy Resource Potential for DOE Lands
  • NRC - International Nuclear Law Association Remarks by Chairman Stephen G. Burns
  • IAEA - Q&A with a Medical Physicist – Celebrating the International Day of Medical Physics - Jeremy Li, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - Retaining and Sustaining Nuclear Knowledge: Third International Conference on Nuclear Knowledge Management Opens - Aabha Dixit, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • The Guardian - Citizens' jury rejects push for South Australian nuclear waste dump - Australian Associated Press
  • NHK World - Decontamination to cost additional $17 bil.
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Presidency distances itself from PPA reports
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Should South Africa offer Zuma an amnesty deal? Why it's a very bad idea – expert insights
  • ABC.au - Nuclear Fuel Cycle Royal Commission: SA decision process 'cannot be compared to speed limits'
  • Counter Currents - Women Of Fukushima Invite Modi: Come and See The Destruction, Don't Buy Nukes From Japan!
  • SF Bay Indymedia - SF Japan Consulate Speak-out-Evacuate The Families and Children Of Fukushima & Stop NUKES
  • Engineering and Technology Magazine - Europe's atomic age continues - Pelle Neroth
  • China Post - Ban on imports from Japan nuclear sites could end this week - Sun Hsin Hsuan
  • Blackburn News - Officials Continue To Refer Nuclear Waste Questions To Other Officials - Janice Mackay
  • InDaily Adelaide - Nuclear citizens' jury: five surprising things - David Washington
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Rule Enforcement Policy FR Document: 2016-26762 Citation: 81 FR 78022? PDF Pages 78022-78028
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Rule List of Approved Spent Fuel Storage Casks: Holtec International HI-STORM Flood/Wind Multipurpose Canister Storage System, Amendment No. 2 FR Document: 2016-26775 Citation: 81 FR 78021? PDF Pages 78021-78022
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Proposed Rule Role of Third Parties in Access Authorization and Fitness-for-Duty Determinations FR Document: 2016-26825 Citation: 81 FR 78062? PDF Pages 78062-78063
  • Office of the Special Counsel - Rule Freedom of Information Act Requests and Appeals; Release of Information in Response to Legal Proceedings; Correction FR Document: 2016-26779 Citation: 81 FR 78021? PDF Page 78021 (1 page) ?
  • Presidential Documents - Administrative Order Iran; Continuation of National Emergency (Notice of November 3, 2016) FR Document: 2016-27033 Citation: 81 FR 78495? PDF Page 78495

    Sunday, November 06, 2016

  • Midland Reporter-Telegram - WCS: Environmental study amid application process makes sense - Trevor Hawes
  • Global Research - US Hypocrisy's Face at the UN – Samantha Power - William Boardman
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - WIPP confirms rock fall, work resumes - Maddy Hayden
  • Idaho Statesman - What to know about Idaho National Lab's research on nuclear power, cybersecurity - Mark Rudin
  • Albuquerque Journal - Fermi biography takes readers to ground zero - David Steinberg
  • ABC.au - Nuclear Fuel Cycle Royal Commission: SA citizen's jury vote against storing nuclear waste - Claire Campbell
  • Sky News Australia - SA nuclear dump proposal knocked back - AAP
  • Adelaide Advertiser - Citizens' jury overwhelmingly rejects nuclear waste storage facility for South Australia - Daniel Wills
  • Australian Financial Review - Setback for South Australia's $100 billion nuclear waste industry - Simon Evans
  • Omaha World-Herald - Nuclear plant operators find that money talks in turbulent times - Cole Epley
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Japan, India to ink nuclear co-op deal
  • News World India - India First Non-NPT Nation To Sign Nuclear Deal With Japan
  • The Hindu - India, Japan set to sign nuclear deal this week: report
  • Times of India - India this week to become first non-NPT nation to sign nuclear deal with Japan,reports Yomiuri Shimbun - Shailaja Neelakantan
  • Zee News - India first non-NPT nation to sign nuclear deal with Japan: Report
  • Mashable - October 1964: Nuclear testing in Mississippi - Alex Q. Arbuckle
  • Daily Telegraph - Government could part-fund new UK nuclear plants, NuGen suggests - Emily Gosden
  • SA Business Times - Necsa to be owner-operator for nuclear fuel cycle and new multi-purpose reactor
  • Mesa Independent - Federally required annual testing of Palo Verde nuclear plant emergency siren system Nov. 9
  • Reuters - TABLE-S.Korea halts Hanul No.1 nuclear reactor for maintenance - Jane Chung
  • Japan Times - Car wash septic tanks emerge as radiation threat in Fukushima
  • Focus Taiwan - Rigorous monitoring of food from Japan to continue: health ministry - Chen Chun-hua and Lilian Wu
  • SF Bay Area IMC - Nuclear Shutdown News October 2016 - Michael Steinberg
  • Mehr News Agency - Parl. JCPOA Supervising Cmte. releases report
  • Korea Times - Standstill on N. Korea policy - Tong Kim
  • Reuters - Slovenia's sole nuclear plant back on grid - spokeswoman - Maja Zuvela and Ivana Sekularac
  • Herald Scotland - Greenpeace boat blocked from docking in Leith - Rob Edwards
  • The Hindu - NPCL public hearing on Nov. 11
  • NHK World - Decontamination to cost additional $17 bil.
  • Kyodo News - Vietnam likely to put off nuclear plant construction over finances
  • Japan Times - Since Obama visit, more foreign dignitaries taking in Hiroshima, Nagasaki
  • Japan Times - Monju scrapping would mean disposing of 760 tons of radioactive sodium, MOX fuel
  • Japan Times - Car wash septic tanks emerge as radiation threat in Fukushima
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Japan, India to ink nuclear co-op deal
  • Mainichi Daily News - 2 municipalities linked by Fukushima disaster evacuees agree friendship pledge
  • Mainichi Daily News - 3-D virtual reality technology takes school kids into heart of A-bombed Nagasaki
  • Jiji Press - Hiroshima, Nagasaki Visits by Foreign Dignitaries on Rise
  • Fin24 - South Africa's nuclear plan gains ground
  • Fin24 - Ministers to get Molefe to sign - Steve Kretzmann

    Saturday, November 05, 2016

  • KUOW - Hazardous Underwater Waste To Be Put In Dry Casks At Last - Anna King
  • Courthouse News Service - Battleground-State Races Could Reshape Senate - Mike Heuer, Pamela Baker & Joe Harris
  • Renew Economy Australia - Bias of SA Nuclear Royal Commission finally exposed
  • Economic Calendar - Uranium Prices Weak, But Cameco's Latest Results Show Buying Interest Improving - Donald Levit
  • NASDAQ - Marketplace Roundtable: The Return Of The Mining Sector
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - Suspected rock fall at WIPP occurs near employees - Maddy Hayden
  • Aiken Standard - WIPP collapse initiates mine evacuation - Thomas Gardiner
  • KING5 Seattle - Legal victory for Hanford workers and State of Washington
  • Reuters - State payment demand in nuke case belongs in U.S. claims court - judge - David Bailey
  • Reuters - U.S. acts to block North Korea access to financial system
  • The Independent UK - Diver finds object that could be 'lost nuke' missing since Cold War - Will Worley
  • North Bay Nugget - That's what OPG wants to rebuild Darlington - Mike Schreiner, leader, Green Party of Ontario
  • Korea Herald - N.K. nuclear test possible at any time, but long-range rocket launch unlikely in near future: 38 North
  • CBC News - Is this northern Ontario township a good spot to bury nuclear waste?
  • SABC - Government taken to court over nuclear program - Sibongile Khumalo
  • Grand Junction Daily Sentinel - Secret is out: Cabin is added as a National Historic Place - Gary Harmon
  • Aiken Standard - Savannah River Site opens for wounded warrior, mobility impaired deer hunt - Thomas Gardiner
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Prefectural govts set differing climate goals
  • London Times - World's most advanced warships to be constructed on the Clyde
  • SA Business Times - Eskom financing nuclear power is a bad idea - Seán Mfundza Muller
  • Daily Star London - Best 'fireworks' display EVER? When nuke 100 times bigger than Hiroshima exploded in space - Simon Green
  • Augusta Free Press - EarthTalk: How has wildlife been affected around the site of Chernobyl? - Walter Scinto, Hartford, CT
  • Pakistan Daily Times - Pakistan makes a pitch for NSG membership at EIAS roundtable
  • Cincinnati.com - Natural gas a big part of Ohio's clean energy future - Jerry Bowling
  • Trend News Agency - Iran seeks to join nuclear fusion project
  • Press TV - Cyber strike empowered Iran: Nuclear chief
  • TEPCO - FY 2016 Second Quarter Financial Results
  • TEPCO - Fuel Cost Adjustment in the Electricity Rates for December 2016
  • TEPCO - Situation of storing and treatment of accumulated water including highly concentrated radioactive materials at Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station (276th Release)
  • Reason Foundation - Documentary Recalls Horrors of Korean War--Survivors detail brutal Battle of Chosin - Glenn Garvin
  • POGO - Watchdog Group Slams NRC Over Pilgrim Hearing
  • POGO - Congress: Amend House Rules on Congressional Fellows
  • Japan Times - Modi and Abe are at the nuclear altar again - Jeff Kingston
  • Albuquerque Journal - Former nuke workers worry about health compensation - Associated Press
  • National Interest - The Real Reason the U.S. Air Force Wants a New Nuclear-Tipped Cruise Missile - Kris Osborn
  • Akron Beacon Journal - FirstEnergy says strategic options include sale of 13 power plants - Jim Mackinnon
  • Cleveland Plain Dealer - FirstEnergy hopes to move its power plants back under regulated rates, customer prices could increase - John Funk
  • Sunday Times Johannesburg - Power lines short out Eskom ethics - Andile Khumalo,
  • Philippine Daily Inquirer - 'It's a mistake not to run nuke plant' - Jhesset O. Enano
  • National Interest - One of the U.S. Navy's Greatest Tragedies: The Sinking of the USS Thresher - Kyle Mizokami
  • Crain's Chicago Business - Guess who gets zapped by Springfield's latest energy-efficiency plan - Steve Daniels
  • Reuters - State payment demand in nuke case belongs in U.S. claims court - judge - David Bailey
  • Antinuclear Australia - Federal government, not South Australia, is responsible for decision on nuclear waste importing

    Friday, November 04, 2016

  • Bloomberg - Nuclear Plants Closing Early Leave Decades of Toxic Waste Stranded - Catherine Traywick, Mark Chediak
  • KRQE News 13 Albuquerque - Rock fall prompts evacuation of WIPP underground employees November 3, 2016 - Kayla Root
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - WIPP Rock Fall Causes Precautionary Evacuation - Carol A. Clark
  • Artesia Daily Press - First responders conduct exercises in preparation for WIPP reopening - Associated Press
  • Blackfoot Morning News - Idaho National Laboratory to enhance power grid testing capabilities - See more at: Blackfoot Morning News
  • Idaho Statesman - INL test grid to undergo upgrade, expansion - The Associated Press
  • Tri-City Herald - Judge refuses to dismiss state's Hanford vapors lawsuit - Annette Cary
  • Seattle PI - Federal judge won't dismiss suit to protect Hanford worker safety - Joel Connelly
  • Washington State Attorney General - Hanford: Court rejects feds' motion to dismiss AG lawsuit over worker safety
  • Engineering.com Ontario - Immobilizing Radioactive Waste In Glass
  • KOMO Seattle - Wash. company fined $36,000 for mishandling radioactive waste - Associated Press
  • Tri-City Herald - Richland firm fined $36,400 for radioactive waste storage - Annette Cary
  • Reuters - Japan, Russia agree to economic cooperation ahead of summit: Nikkei
  • Reuters - EDF chief says waiting for watchdog's approval to run more reactors - Bate Felix
  • Reuters - EDF postpones Chinon 3 reactor restart to Nov. 11 -grid - Gus Trompiz and Valerie Parent
  • Albany Times Union - State energy czar defends nuclear plant bailout--Says state can't replace nuclear with renewable power - Chris Bragg
  • Philippine Daily Inquirer - Gatchalian with Duterte on stand vs nuclear power - Tarra Quismundo
  • Manilla Bulletin - DOE still considering nuclear in its long-term energy plan - Myrna M. Velasco
  • Japan Times - Rattling the nuclear cage, and look who is terrified - Ramesh Thakur, director of the Center for Nuclear Non-Proliferation and Disarmament, Crawford School of Public Policy, Australian National University
  • Financial Mail South Africa - Between the Chains: Eskom just can't do nuclear - Sikonathi Mantshantsha
  • WUSF - FPL Gets Environmental Approval For Nuclear Project - The News Service of Florida
  • Benzinga - Litvinenko Assassinated by "Nuclear Hit Men": The Tenth Anniversary - PRWeb
  • Creamer Media's Engineering News - Niasa insists nuclear is still best option for South Africa - Megan van Wyngaardt
  • Thomson Reuters Foundation - China sets 2020 target for installed nuclear power capacity at 58 Gigawatt
  • Interfax-Ukraine - Nuclear Regulation Inspectorate approves preliminary spent nuclear fuel storage facility safety report
  • GMA Philippines - Bataan bishop thanks Duterte for ruling out nuclear power plant revival
  • Cambridge Network UK - Nuclear con-fusion - Martin Livermore, The Scientific Alliance
  • Mail & Guardian - Editorial: Nuke the new energy plan
  • Albuquerque Journal - Six to be honored for nuclear weapons work
  • Energy Live News - Brexit and nuclear discussed at Energy Live 2016
  • Arka News Agency - Closure of Armenian nuclear power plant to entail higher electricity prices
  • The Guardian - Bugging devices found at Iran nuclear talks hotel, say Swiss officials - Philip Oltermann and Julian Borger
  • Philippine Business Daily Mirror - DOE eyes 'options' to boost electricity supply, Cusi says - Lenie Lectura
  • World Nuclear News - Nuclear community gets ready for Paris Agreement
  • World Nuclear News - Ablation technology agreed for Pinon Ridge uranium mill
  • World Nuclear News - IAEA and IEEE formalize cooperation
  • World Nuclear News - UK nuclear developers explain private financing approach
  • Vermont Journalism Trust - State asserts Vermont Yankee cleanup could be done sooner - Mike Faher
  • CM Mining Weekly - Eskom continues to bemoan renewables costs as IPP uncertainty lingers - Terence Creamer
  • Daily Commercial News - CNL opens $113-million nuclear research building
  • Bloomberg BNA - $2 Billion Needed Annually for Advanced Nuclear, Group Says - Rebecca Kern
  • Beaver County Times - Bruce Mansfield, Beaver Valley Nuclear plants could be sold as FirstEnergy restructures assets - Jared Stonesifer
  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - FirstEnergy speeds up plan to shed power plants - Anya Litvak
  • KLAS-TV - I-Team: Nuclear reactor test in Nevada could make a Mars trip reality - George Knapp , Matt Adams
  • Yahoo!7 News - Jury to present report on nuclear dump - AAP
  • Vancouver Sun - Canadian army interested in old nuke that may have been found off Haida Gwaii - John Mackie
  • Manila Times - DOE still looking at nuclear energy's potential for PH - Aberon Voltaire Palaña
  • Borneo Post - Govt yet to decide on building of nuke power plants in M'sia
  • Victoria Times Colonist - Lawrie McFarlane: UBC science could fill Chalk River void - Lawrie McFarlane
  • News & Star - Regulators remove Sellafield improvement notice
  • South African Broadcasting Corporation - Earthlife Africa warns against nuclear deal - Dries Liebenberg
  • Beyond Nuclear - Florida "ratepayers have subsidized Duke & FPL almost $2B for nuclear power plants that will never be built"
  • Atomic Insights - One step to save nukes – stop their immediate destruction - Rod Adams
  • Tri-City Herald - No total Hanford cleanup cost to be released in 2017 - Annette Cary
  • DOE - A Day in the Life of an Engineering Physicist at Fermilab - Lauren Biron
  • USGS - Earthquake: M6.4 - 25km ESE of Curico, Chile
  • IAEA - IAEA Director General Highlights the Potential of Nuclear Science and Technology for Development in Qatar and Saudi Arabia - Aabha Dixit, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - IAEA Director General on Entry Into Force of Paris Agreement on Climate Change
  • Asahi Shimbun - Russian official condemns U.S. A-bombings in Nagasaki visit - Kentaro Yamano
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Call for SA to halt energy decisions
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: President's Council of Advisors on Science and Technology FR Document: 2016-26698 Citation: 81 FR 76938 PDF Page 76938
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability FR Document: 2016-26734 Citation: 81 FR 76942 PDF Page 76942
  • Navy Department - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Northwest Training and Testing FR Document: 2016-26685 Citation: 81 FR 76937 PDF Pages 76937-76938
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2016-26827 Citation: 81 FR 76974 PDF Pages 76974-76975

    Thursday, November 03, 2016

  • ABC.au - Critics argue Nuclear Fuel Cycle Royal Commission skewed by advocacy group's evidence - Stephen Long
  • Bloomberg BNA - Rep. Shimkus, Once Firebrand Republican, Softens His Approach - Dean Scott
  • The Aquinas - Helium reserves may be depleted in 30 years - Elizabeth Harasym
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - 'A fast reactor at any cost': The perverse pursuit of breeder reactors in India - M. V. Ramana
  • Claims Journal - Training for Roadside Nuclear Waste Accidents - Rebecca Moss
  • Phys.org - Can radioactive waste be immobilized in glass for millions of years? - Todd B. Bates
  • EIN News - U.S. Department of Energy Grand Junction Office Listed on National Register of Historic Places - 1
  • EurekAlert - Story tips from the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory, November 2016 - DOE/Oak Ridge National Laboratory
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-EDF postpones restart of five reactors; power prices surge - Bate Felix and Sybille de La Hamaide
  • Bloomberg - Climate Promises Can't Kill Asia's Coal Addiction - Reed Landberg
  • AP - Philippine leader wary of nuclear energy over safety issues
  • Japan Times - Editorial: Japan's hypocritical nuclear stance
  • Business Wire - IEEE and International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Sign Cooperative Agreement on Nuclear Power Technologies - IEEE, Lloyd Green, Director
  • Tri-City Herald - No total Hanford cleanup cost to be released in 2017 - Annette Cary
  • Deutsche Welle - Living Planet: The question of nuclear
  • The State - Bathroom air freshener causes emergency response at nuclear site - Sammy Fretwell
  • National Post - Diver may have found lost nuclear weapon that was packed with lead when it was dumped off B.C. in 1950 - John Mackie
  • ABC.au - Critics argue Nuclear Fuel Cycle Royal Commission skewed by advocacy group's evidence - Exclusive by Stephen Long
  • SBS.au - Nuclear dump modelling biased: Greens - AAP
  • Heritage Foundation Daily Signal - Shuttered Nuclear Plants Aren't Being Replaced by Green Energy - Andrew Follett
  • Johannesburg Citizen - Cabinet confirms designation of Eskom as leader of nuclear procurement - ANA
  • SA Independent - Eskom's nuclear energy offer doesn't add up - Sean Mfundza Muller
  • Times LIVE-Johannesburg - Thuli joins the dots between the Guptas and the Eskom board - Dave Chambers
  • Eyewitness News Johannesburg - State capture report: Zuma failed to investigate numerous claims of capture - Stephen Grootes & Mandy Wiener
  • Cosumnes Connection - Eskom chair hits out at public protector report - Leroy Wright
  • Miami Herald - Federal regulators give Turkey Point nuclear expansion plan a key environmental approval - Jenny Staletovich
  • Saskatoon StarPhoenix - Cameco working to remain competitive amid weak uranium market - Alex MacPherson
  • Northumberland News - Movement of Port Hope low-level radioactive material could start in 2017 - Karen Longwell
  • Nigeria Guardian - Nigeria and nuclear fusion – Part 2 - J.K. Obatala
  • New Straits Times - More studies needed, nuclear power programme will only happen after 2030, says Nancy - Laili Ismail
  • Malay Mail - No decision yet on building nuclear power plants in Malaysia, says Nancy Shukri
  • Free Malaysia Today - Nuclear stations put off to 2030 - Minderjeet Kaur
  • Dothan Eagle - Q&A: What caused Tuesday night alert at Farley Nuclear Power Plant? - Lance Griffin
  • InDaily Adelaide - Nuclear jurors question witness selection process
  • Ukraine Today - Installation of new entombment for Chornobyl nuclear plant starts
  • Reuters - Nuclear energy not "cost-effective option" for South Africa: report - Tiisetso Motsoeneng
  • Nikkei Asian Review - The ambitious ice wall is not working at Japan's crippled nuclear plant - Daisuke Abe
  • Global Research - Fukushima: A Second Chernobyl? - Arkadiusz Podniesinski and David McNeill
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Japan turns to new utilities as post-meltdown costs swell
  • Lexology - Court Seeks State Department Views in Navy Sailor Suit - Morgan Lewis & Bockius LLP
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Japan's new utilities object to footing part of Fukushima bill
  • Sputnik News - Tokyo to Burden New Utilities, Public With Paying Soaring Costs of Fukushima
  • Japan Times - Letter: Japan's government should stay out of U.S. sailors' lawsuit against Tepco - Brian Victoria, Kyoto
  • Aiken Standard - TalkBack for Nov. 3: Nuclear waste, voting and City of Aiken
  • Trend News Agency - Kazakhstan: No need to build nuclear power plant
  • World Nuclear News - NRG develops in-core expansion measurement technology
  • World Nuclear News - IAEA reviews Kazakhstan's nuclear infrastructure needs
  • Peekskill-Cortlandt Patch - Battle Still Rages over NY's New Clean Energy Standard Program - Lanning Taliaferro
  • State Port Pilot - Full-volume test of Brunswick Nuclear Plant's notification sirens scheduled November 9
  • Augusta Free Press - When Charlottesville was nuked - David Swanson
  • in-cumbria - Energy Minister hails 'nuclear renaissance' for Cumbria - Julian Whittle
  • Wilkes Barre Times-Leader - Change in law means power plant visitors will need second form of ID beginning in 2017 - Melanie Mizenko
  • UPI - Bechtel receives $532 million naval nuclear propulsion contract modification - Geoff Ziezulewicz
  • SA Independent - Eskom confirmed as nuclear build leaders - Emsie Ferreira
  • News Corp Australia - Nuclear dump modelling biased: Greens - Australian Associated Press
  • Platts - French power price surges as EDF delays return online of five reactors to end-Dec - Ana-Maria Tolbaru
  • ICIS - French nuclear outages continue to drive power markets
  • KJZZ/Rio Salado College - New Times Reporter Writes About Nuclear Energy Dilemma, Chernobyl - Steve Goldstein
  • Blackburn News - OPG Updates Kincardine Council On Nuclear Waste Storage At Bruce Power - Janice MacKay
  • Morris Daily Herald - Dresden Unit 3 removed from service for maintenance outage
  • KHQ Spokane - Richland company fined $36,000 for waste handling - Associated Press
  • Financial Express - NSG meet in Vienna: Why India is unlikely to bag the Nuclear Suppliers Group membership, for now
  • Windham County Commons - Feature film looks at Vermont Yankee through lens of citizen activism - Jeff Potter
  • Newry Times - 'Cost of Hinkley clean up to land on Taxpayer' – Ritchie
  • Mondaq News - UK: What's More Difficult Than Decommissioning Nuclear Reactors? Ten Lessons From The Recent Judgment In Energysolutions EU Limited v Nuclear Decommissioning Authority - Jamie Potter
  • NAS - Project Update: State of Molybdenum-99 Production and Utilization and Progress toward Eliminating Use of Highly Enriched Uranium
  • NRC blog - An Explanation of Capacity Factor - Neil Sheehan, Public Affairs Officer, Region I
  • GreenWorld - The Astronomical Cost of New Subsidies for Old Reactors: $280 Billion
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Tears, Tegeta and Nuclear dominate Eskom briefing - Gareth van Zyl
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Proof that solar, wind, gas - not nuclear - is best for SA - Nov 03 2016 15:30 Chris Yelland
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Updated energy plans to be open for public comment - cabinet - Liesl Peyper
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Molefe: SA needs nuclear to avoid possible load shedding - Gareth van Zyl
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Eskom misleading SA on power costs, nuclear not needed - Eberhard - Matthew le Cordeur
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Eskom R58bn IPP snub is proof utility should be broken up - Windaba - Matthew le Cordeur
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Save SA asks Cabinet to scrap special Eskom nuclear talks - Paul Herman, News24
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Bad idea for Eskom to finance nuclear deal - expert - Seán Mfundza Muller
  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - Notice Meetings: Advisory Board on Radiation and Worker Health FR Document: 2016-26571 Citation: 81 FR 76594 PDF Pages 76594-76595
  • National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration - Notice Environmental Assessments; Availability, etc.: Proposed Relocation of Atmospheric Turbulence and Diffusion Division of Air Resources Laboratory, Oak Ridge, TN FR Document: 2016-26497 Citation: 81 FR 76563 PDF Pages 76563-76564
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Guidance: Electronic Submissions FR Document: 2016-26562 Citation: 81 FR 76634 PDF Pages 76634-76635 (2 pages)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Restart of Nuclear Power Plant Shut Down by Seismic Event FR Document: 2016-26524 Citation: 81 FR 76633 PDF Pages 76633-76634
  • JAIF - Japanese Power Utilities Assert JCFC-made Equipment Sufficiently Strong for NPPs
  • JAIF - Government to Lift Evacuation Order for Kawamata Next March 31
  • JAIF - METI Conference on Fast Reactor Development: Experience with Joyo and Monju Useful for Development of Future Demonstration Reactors
  • JAIF - IEEJ: ASEAN Spotlighted in Global Energy Supply-and-demand Outlook to 2040
  • JAIF - RADIEX2016: Technology Aimed at Age of Reactor Decommissioning
  • Pahrump Valley Times - State opposition to Yucca remains firm - Daria Sokolova
  • New Indian Express - Anti-Nuclear Conference to be held in Chennai - Express News Service
  • Waupaca County News - Nuclear vs. solar: Assembly candidates address energy issues - Robert Cloud
  • DOE:NNSS - NSSAB Meetings Update

    Wednesday, November 02, 2016

  • The Atlantic - America's Nuclear-Waste Plan Is a Giant Mess - Sarah Zhang
  • ICBUW - UN General Assembly's First Committee passes 6th depleted uranium resolution
  • Reuters - Bechtel wins $532 million U.S. defense contract: Pentagon - Mohamad Zargham
  • Reuters - Six groups show interest in building Czech reactors -govt official tells CTK - Jason Hovet
  • AP - Philippine leader wary of nuclear energy over safety issues
  • Columbus Republic - Training for an accident, but not the worst case - Rebecca Moss
  • Radio Prague - Major players answer call for Czech nuclear expansion - Jan Velinger
  • RT - Russian reactor running on weapons-grade plutonium from warheads named 'top plant' by US magazine
  • OilPrice - Is This The Beginning Of The End For U.S. Nuclear Power? - Michael McDonald
  • Daily Caller - Shuttered Nuclear Plants Aren't Being Replaced - Andrew Follett
  • InvestorIntel Toronto - A "quiet nuclear renaissance" unfolds in the United States - Richard Spencer
  • University of Alabama Crimson White - OpEd: U.S. must increase nuclear energy use - Ryan Anderson, sophomore majoring in public health
  • Alabama News - Ammonia leak causes brief alert for nuclear plant near Dothan - Jonece Starr Dunigan
  • Daily Mirror - Haunting pictures of Fukushima show abandoned city five years after devastating nuclear disaster - Keyan Milanian
  • AllAfrica - Africa: Uganda Taps Russia for Nuclear Power - Moses Mugalu
  • Public News Service - Watchdog Group: Nuclear Bailout Legislation Imminent in Illinois
  • Swissinfo - OpEd: The risks of a rapid nuclear exit - Hans-Ulrich Bigler
  • McClatchy Washington Bureau - Senate Intelligence chief Burr once helped ease export controls over bomb-grade uranium - Greg Gordon
  • Global Research - Nuclear Winter: Turning a Blind Eye towards Armageddon. Scientists Warn of the Existential Danger of Nuclear War… - Steven Starr
  • 38North - North Korean and Chinese Nuclear Weapons Development: Two Peas in a Pod? - Charles Lee
  • Platts - Daily uranium spot price tumbles to $18.75/lb, lowest since 2004 - Jim Ostroff
  • WDHN Dothan - Dale County, Battelle withdraw support for nuclear waste research drilling - Valencia Jones
  • Scottish Courier - Ministry of Defence 'bans' Fife nuclear test veteran from making further FOI requests - Michael Alexander
  • The Guardian - Hinkley Point C will not cost taxpayers extra, says EDF Energy boss - Rob Davies
  • Port Augusta Transcontinental - Nuclear Citizens' Jury Gathering Matt CarcichMatt Carcich
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - Rejected by utilities commission on San Onofre waste, activists turn to a higher power - Jeff McDonald
  • Arkanas Traveller - UofA to Use Grant to Clean Nuclear Reactor - Kaitlyn Akel
  • Pueblo Chieftain - Proposed uranium extraction method for Canon City reviewed - Tracy Harmon
  • The State - DHEC announces deal to clean up radioactive waste from tanks at SRS - Sammy Fretwell
  • Aiken Standard - DHEC, DOE agree to accelerate radioactive waste removal at SRS - Thomas Gardiner
  • Asahi Shimbun - Japan's renewed nuclear fuel recycling dream faces obstacles
  • Asahi Shimbun - Thai cafe chain sets up shop in village near Fukushima plant - Susumu Okamoto
  • News & Star - Repairs to bridge damaged by nuclear waste lorry 'may be complete in a week'
  • NTV Uganda - Nuclear power is a viable option for Uganda, says energy ministry
  • World Nuclear News - The economic reality of Hinkley Point C
  • World Nuclear News - Lightbridge and Areva agree terms for fuel joint venture
  • World Nuclear News - Kawamata evacuation order to be lifted
  • BBC - Nuclear weapons workers vote to strike over pensions
  • Power Engineering International - Leaked documents show threat to EU renewables - Diarmaid Williams
  • Power Engineering International - EDF boss says UK taxpayer will not pay for Hinkley overrun - Diarmaid Williams
  • Navhind Times - 'India should scale up, speed up nuke electricity programme'
  • AllAfrica - South Africa: Save SA Asks Cabinet to Scrap Special Eskom-Nuclear Talks
  • Cape Town Bizcommunity - SA's power utility wants to finance nuclear. This is a bad idea. - Seán Mfundza Muller
  • Washington Post - Iran's nuclear deal dividend: Skies full of planes - Max Bearak and Aaron Steckelberg
  • Belfast Telegraph - We will deliver Hinkley on schedule and budget, says EDF Energy boss
  • Daily Telegraph - EDF: we won't ask for more cash if Hinkley Point goes wrong
  • Emily Gosden - Duterte: No nuclear energy under my watch - Genalyn Kabiling
  • Japan Times - New utilities may have to chip in for Fukushima compensation costs
  • Malaysia Sun - Malaysia, Thailand first two countries to test joint field exercise module by IAEA
  • Deerfield Valley News - Regional leaders reflect on lessons learned from Vermont Yankee closure - Emily Blake
  • Tri-City Herald - After 20 years, Hanford plutonium plant starts to fall - Annette Cary
  • ABS-CBN News - Duterte nixes nuke power under his presidency
  • Dothan Eagle - Farley issues alert after ammonia detected; no danger to public
  • Swissinfo - A quick nuclear power exit will advance renewables - Nils Epprecht, project leader for electricity and nuclear power at the Swiss Energy Foundation
  • Blackburn News - OPG To Update Kincardine Council On Nuclear Waste Storage At Bruce Power - Janice MacKay
  • WRDW-TV - Agreement between DOE and DHEC focuses on radioactive waste removal at SRS
  • Charleston Post Courier - Gov. Nikki Haley skeptical of promise to accelerate Savannah River Site waste cleanup - Derrek Asberry
  • Augusta Chronicle - DOE, DHEC reach agreement on SRS liquid waste
  • Bellona - Russia's newest breeder reactor goes into commercial operation - Charles Digges
  • North Bay Nugget - Letter: OPG seeking permission to increase the price of its nuclear electricity by 180 per cent - Jack Gibbons, chair, Ontario Clean Air Alliance
  • Atlanta Business Chronicle - Georgia PSC to vote on Plant Vogtle agreement - Dave Williams
  • Windham County Commons - Vermont Yankee insurance fund benefits Rutland solar, other projects - Mike Faher
  • Somerset County Gazette - EDF says Hinkley B will be able to shut down in an emergency following BBC story
  • Bloomberg - Messy Battles Over Energy Are on Ballot Across States - Ari Natter, Mark Chediak
  • Danville Register & Bee - Only seven attend session on Mountain Valley Pipeline in Chatham - Ceillie ?Simkiss
  • KIMT Mason City, Iowa - The atomic memories of soldiers - Stefanté Randall
  • Oneonta Daily Star - Activists target N.Y. disposal of frack waste - Joe Mahoney
  • Sputnik News - Russia, Japan Team Up to Study How Radiation Affects the Next Generation's DNA
  • North American Windpower - BNEF Reports Declining Offshore Wind Generating Costs - Posted by Lauren Tyler
  • NRC - NRC, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Issue Final Environmental Impact Statement For Proposed Turkey Point Reactors in Florida
  • NRC - 2016 INPO CEO Conference Remarks - Chairman Stephen G. Burns: Regulatory Perspective
  • The Guardian - John Ainslie obituary - Rob Edwards
  • Trend News Agency - Iran to stage international power industry fair Nov. 5-8 - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • NHK World - Ice wall at Fukushima plant to be examined
  • Japan Times - Japan's soccer team to return to training camp used in Fukushima cleanup - Stephen Stapczynski
  • Mainichi Daily News - Gov't to seek disaster compensation funds from consumers who used nuclear energy
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Save SA asks Cabinet to scrap special Eskom nuclear talks - Paul Herman
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Bad idea for Eskom to finance nuclear deal - expert - Seán Mfundza Muller
  • Press TV - Nobody dared challenging Blair's will to invade Iraq: Chilcot
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Secretary of Energy Advisory Board FR Document: 2016-26410 Citation: 81 FR 76340 PDF Pages 76340-76341
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Combined License; Applications: Turkey Point Nuclear Plant, Units 6 and 7 FR Document: 2016-26456 Citation: 81 FR 76392 PDF Pages 76392-76393 (2 pages)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Facility Operating and Combined Licenses: Applications and Amendments Involving Proposed No Significant Hazards Considerations, etc. FR Document: 2016-26461 Citation: 81 FR 76393 PDF Page 76393 (1 page)
  • Japan Times - Japan's government should stay out of U.S. sailors' lawsuit against Tepco
  • Taipei Times - Minister says that import ban is not a bargaining chip - Lee I-chia
  • Nuclear Age Peace Foundation - Sunflower Newsletter: November 2016 - Rick Wayman

    Tuesday, November 01, 2016

  • Bloomberg First Word Energy - Lost in transmission? Wind's 2017 power play - Mark Drajem & Ari Natter
  • Bloomberg BNA - REP. JOHN SHIMKUS, ONCE FIREBRAND REPUBLICAN, SOFTENS HIS APPROACH - Dean Scott
  • Tri-City Herald - Hanford deadline extended for radioactive waste tank farm caps - Annette Cary
  • Tri-City Herald - After 20 years of prep, wind delays Hanford demolition Monday - Annette Cary
  • The Guardian - Atomic City, USA: how once-secret Los Alamos became a millionaire's enclave
  • Reuters - BRIEF-China Nuclear Energy Technology enters into S&P agreement
  • Reuters - Urenco restructuring collapses as German owners block deal - Toby Sterling and Christoph Steitz
  • Bloomberg - Fukushima Facility to Become Soccer Training Camp for 2020 Olympics - Stephen Stapczynski
  • Bloomberg - China Seeks to Export Power Amid Signs It Built Too Many Plants
  • Bloomberg - Subsidy Crunch Cuts Funding for Clean Energy in Top Markets
  • Bloomberg - America's Energy Revolution Hits a Historic Milepost - Eric Roston
  • All Things Nuclear - Nuclear Worker Training - Dave Lochbaum, director, Nuclear Safety Project
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - NRC inspection finds 'substantial weaknesses' in TVA safety culture at new nuclear plant - Dave Flessner
  • Jackson Clarion Ledger - Grand Gulf Nuclear Station stays closed as feds inspect - Geoff Pender
  • The Hankyoreh - If case of fire at spent nuclear fuel pool, 24 million would need to be evacuated - Lee Keun-young
  • Decatur Daily - TVA cited for violations at Browns Ferry - Evan Belanger
  • Daily Energy Insider - NRC publishes National Report for the Convention on Nuclear Safety
  • Platts - US NRC begins special inspection at Entergy's Grand Gulf-1 reactor - Jim Ostroff
  • Shanghai Daily - Xi says UK nuclear success is crucial
  • The Local Switzerland - Crucial or 'chaotic'? Swiss debate nuclear withdrawal
  • Washington Post - Letter: Nuclear power, not a carbon tax, can stop global warming - Blane Morse, Herndon
  • Lower Hudson Journal - Mount Vernon mayor: Keep upstate nuclear plant fleet strong - Richard Thomas
  • POWERmag - TOP PLANT: Beloyarsk Nuclear Power Plant Unit 4, Sverdlovsk Oblast, Russia - Sonal Patel
  • Utility Dive - Fort Calhoun becomes 5th US nuke to shut down in 5 years - Robert Walton
  • World Nuclear News - GEH and Southern team up on Prism
  • World Nuclear News - Swiss utility eyes early shutdown costs as referendum approaches
  • World Nuclear News - RPV for Belarus 2 starts journey to Ostrovets
  • World Nuclear News - First nuclear generation purchase agreement for UAE
  • World Nuclear News - Russia's BN-800 unit enters commercial operation
  • Daily Express - REVEALED: Putin's top secret deadly nuclear city where spies observe 'poisoned' locals - Siobhan McFadyen
  • KAPP-TV Yakima - Plutonium Plant demolition gets underway this week - Dennis Shannon
  • Blackpool Gazette - Nuclear site marks a new milestone
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Cold War Patriots gather in Los Alamos - Rebecca Moss
  • CCTV - China's lawmakers mull draft laws on cybersecurity, nuclear safety
  • North Bay Nugget - Letter: Imports won't replace Ontario's nuclear power - Glenn Thibeault, Sudbury MPP, energy minister
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Creative Santa Fe Announces Santa Fe Nuclear Weapons Summit
  • Sofia News Agency - Bulgaria Could Use Reactors for Belene Project in Kozloduy N-Plant
  • Reuters - EDF postpones Bugey 4 and Cruas 3 nuclear reactors restart - Bate Felix
  • Asahi Shimbun - Japan, India to sign energy pact on condition of no nuclear tests
  • Japan Today - India, Japan eye deeper defense ties to counter China
  • Power Engineering International - A reactor worth its salt? - Moltex Energy
  • Deerfield Valley News - Regional leaders reflect on lessons learned from Vermont Yankee closure - Emily Blake
  • Barre Montpelier Times Argus - Documentary details citizen effort to close Vt. Yankee - Susan Smallheer
  • AzerNews - Russian experts to help redesign Arak reactor - Nigar Abbasova
  • Pakistan Nation - ICJ judgement and Marshall Islands - Sajid Aziz
  • UC Davis - A Research Reactor, Across the Causeway - Cody Kitaura
  • Politicsweb - What is radiation? - Eskom - Eskom Media Desk
  • POWERmag - TOP PLANT: Peach Bottom Atomic Power Station, Delta, Pennsylvania - Aaron Larson
  • POWERmag - France's Nuclear Storm: Many Power Plants Down Due to Quality Concerns - Lee Buchsbaum
  • POWERmag - POWER Digest - Sonal Patel
  • POWERmag - Germany Puts the Brakes on Rapid Renewables Expansion - Lee Buchsbaum
  • Jordan Times - Jordan Research and Training Reactor set for inauguration in December
  • India Today - NSG row: China wants solution for all non-NPT countries - Ananth Krishnan
  • Times of India - China sticks to stance of not backing India's case for NSG - Saibal Dasgupta
  • Calcutta Telegraph - China unmoved on NSG
  • Yonhap News - U.S. envoy hopes for continued cooperation with S. Korea on denuclearization - kokobj@yna.co.kr
  • Jamaica Observer - A nuclear planet in 200 years - Barbara Makeda Blake Hannah
  • Antinuclear Australian - The danger of nuclear waste transport, a topic pretty much ignored by the South Australian Nuclear Royal Commission - Jim Green
  • Brunswick Beacon - Brunswick Nuclear Plant siren test Nov. 9
  • World Nuclear News - The bigger picture of risk
  • Monroe Evening News - Fermi corrects drop in mineral concentration - Danielle Portteus
  • ESI Africa - Koeberg power station Unit 1 back online
  • Nuclear Australia - Premier Weatherill manages to get South Australian Labor to delay nuclear waste decision
  • Atomic Insights - Another U.S. Nuclear Plant [Might Have Been] Killed Competition - Rod Adams
  • NRC blog - REAL ID and Access to Nuclear Power Plants - Mark Resner, Senior Security Specialist
  • Bellona - Distrust of nuclear energy not helping to solve environmental problems in Russia - Charles Digges
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Atomic Safety and Licensing Boards: Susquehanna Nuclear, LLC FR Document: 2016-26362 Citation: 81 FR 75860 PDF Page 75860 (1 page)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on Fukushima FR Document: 2016-26358 Citation: 81 FR 75859 PDF Page 75859 (1 page)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on Metallurgy and Reactor Fuels FR Document: 2016-26365 Citation: 81 FR 75859 PDF Pages 75859-75860 (2 pages)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on Plant License Renewal FR Document: 2016-26360 Citation: 81 FR 75860 PDF Page 75860 (1 page)

    Monday, October 31, 2016

  • Politico - Battle over WOTUS heats up - Anthony Adragna, Sara Stefanini, Darius Dixon and Annie Snider
  • American Prospect - Infrastructure: Can We Finally Think Big? - Gabrielle Gurley
  • ICBUW - Coalition partners apparently unaware that US had used depleted uranium in Syria
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - LANL Announces American Physical Society Fellows - Carol A. Clark
  • Reuters - Japan utilities say no problem with nuclear plants after carbon investigation - Osamu Tsukimori
  • Reuters - Tepco still plans to sell bonds by March 2017 though Fukushima costs rise - Yuka Obayashi
  • Reuters - BRIEF-Alpiq: nuclear power phase-out will cost billions
  • Reuters - France, China to set up joint investment fund for overseas projects - Dominique Patton
  • CNBC - US, Chinese nuclear policy have key differences, particularly on deterrence - Nyshka Chandran
  • NY Daily News - Critics of Cuomo upstate nuclear bailout buy billboard space - Kenneth Lovett
  • BBC - Nuclear reactor cracks 'challenge safety case'
  • National Interest - Russia Has a Dead Nuclear Submarine (Armed With Nuclear Weapons) Sitting at the Bottom of the Ocean - Kyle Mizokami
  • Indian Express - China to pass nuclear safety law
  • Asahi Shimbun - Editorial: Taiwan bows to public opinion in pulling plug on nuclear power
  • Durham Region - Group wants Pickering nuclear station closed - Keith Gilligan
  • POWERmag - DOE Seeks More Information on Private Interim Nuclear Waste Storage Facilities - Sonal Patel
  • Utility Dive - Report: Exelon's new Illinois nuclear subsidy bill recalls New York program design - Peter Maloney
  • Business Daily Kenya - Italian, German energy experts urge Kenya to drop nuclear bid - Neville Otuki
  • Business Wire - GE Hitachi Nuclear Energy and Southern Nuclear to Collaborate on Advanced Reactor Development and Licensing - GE Hitachi Nuclear Energy
  • The Local Norway - 'Norway will suffer': Russia makes nuclear threat over US Marines
  • BBC News - Gravel shipment causes French Polynesia radiation fears
  • BelTA - Reactor pressure vessel in transit to Belarusian nuclear power plant construction site
  • BelTA - Russian Atommash to make three steam generators for Belarusian nuclear power plant by year end
  • Reuters - TABLE-S.Korea halts Hanbit No.1 nuclear reactor for maintenance - Jane Chung
  • Indian Express - Russia invites India to join fast-neutron reactor project
  • Reuters - South Africa's Eskom says nuclear plant unit back up after maintenance - TJ Strydom
  • Japan Times - Japan, India to sign nuclear cooperation pact in mid-November
  • Reuters - French week ahead power price gains on tight nuclear supply - Bate Felix
  • World Nuclear News - IAEA launches updated toolkit for nuclear contracts
  • World Nuclear News - New contract for US uranium mill
  • World Nuclear News - Cooperation by Argentinian and Ukrainian operators
  • World Nuclear News - Hitachi-GE to develop UK and Welsh BWR expertise
  • Xinhua News - President Xi stresses cooperation with France on nuclear project
  • Arirang News - South Korea, U.S. chief nuclear envoys discuss N. Korea's nuclear threat Tuesday - soa@arirang.co.kr
  • Dundee Sunday Post - Experts nearly dropped an atomic bomb on a Scottish landmark in the 1950s - Jim Lawson
  • Reuters - EDF postpones production restart at two nuclear reactors - Bate Felix
  • Trend News Agency - Rouhani calls on nuclear deal participants to meet commitments - Khalid Kazimov
  • CounterPunch - Fukushima Cover Up - Robert Hunziker
  • Times LIVE-Johannesburg - Zuma is trying to manipulate courts - DA - Olebogeng Molatlhwa
  • Port Elizabeth HeraldLive - Zuma using courts 'to quash report' - Olebogeng Molatlhwa
  • Cancer Research UK blog - Sellafield, radiation and childhood cancer – shedding light on cancer clusters near nuclear sites - Category: Science blog October 31, 2016 Jana Witt
  • Reuters - Intergovernmental deal preferable to tender to build Czech nuclear plant -CEZ official - Jason Hovet
  • Lompoc Record - NRC to discuss potential - Mike Hodgson
  • Indian Country Today - In Case You Thought Racism Was Dead - Dina Gilio-Whitaker
  • Greenpeace International - Today governments vote whether to negotiate a ban on nuclear weapons–they should vote YES - Blogpost by Jen Maman
  • NRC - NRC Begins Special Inspection at Grand Gulf Nuclear Station
  • IAEA - Speech by the IAEA Director General at Qatar University - Director General Yukiya Amano
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Reprieve for Gordhan, SA as NPA backtracks on fraud charges - Sam Mkokeli and Mike Cohen
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Savannah River Site FR Document: 2016-26206 Citation: 81 FR 75392? PDF Page 75392
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Guidance: NuScale Power, LLC, Design-Specific Review Standard and Scope and Safety Review Matrix FR Document: 2016-26210 Citation: 81 FR 75449? PDF Pages 75449-75452
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Indemnity Agreements: Duke Energy Florida, LLC; Levy Nuclear Plant Units 1 and 2; Modification Intent FR Document: 2016-26207 Citation: 81 FR 75452? PDF Pages 75452-75453

    Sunday, October 30, 2016

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - House of Representatives District 3 - Colton Lochhead
  • Wilts and Gloucestershire Standard - Letter: Nuclear 'sham' - Molly Scott Cato, MEP, Green
  • The Guardian - Secret government papers show taxpayers will pick up costs of Hinkley nuclear waste storage - Jamie Doward
  • Santa Rosa Press Democrat - Activists recount pioneering win over nuclear power on Sonoma Coast
  • YLE News - Radiation safety watchdog hunts source of radioactive iodine tagged in air samples
  • Washington Times - Vermont's request to review nuclear plant fund denied - Associated Press
  • Sudbury Star - Sudbury letter: Nuclear power too costly - Mike Schreiner, Leader, Green Part of Ontario
  • News Limited Australlia - Qld uranium mine given contaminant warning - Australian Associated Press
  • RT - 'Undersea supremacy': US commissions $2.7bn nuclear submarine 'Illinois'
  • New Zealand Herald - Nuke waste dump plan fuels protests
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - Guidebook on Pilgrim closure delivered to Plymouth selectmen
  • Trend News Agency - Iran accuses US of not keeping word under JCPOA - Fatih Karimov
  • Tehran Times - JCPOA better than no deal: Boroujerdi
  • Tasnim News Agency - Iran's Parliament Issues Biannual Report on JCPOA Implementation
  • Sunday Times Johannesburg - Gordhan cabinet mates to talk nuclear on court date
  • Navhind Times - India abstains from voting on nuclear weapons ban at UN
  • Japan Times - German firm aims to compactly convert radioactive Fukushima wood into power
  • Crain's Cleveland Business - FirstEnergy must cut costs to avoid credit downgrade
  • New York Times - Doubts About the Promised Bounty of Genetically Modified Crops - Danny Hakim
  • USGS - M6.6 - 6km N of Norcia, Italy
  • Fin24 - Task team to probe power utility's green cost claim - Yolandi Groenewald
  • Fin24 - Eskom can't ditch renewables – Treasury - "
  • Fin24 - Eskom can't ditch renewables &ndash
  • Asahi Shimbun - INTERVIEW/ Former IAEA director general: Japan can lead in banning nukes

    Saturday, October 29, 2016

  • Nikkei Asian Review - Japan mulls having new utilities help pay Fukushima victims
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Progress, but no timeline, on IWTU operations - Luke Ramseth
  • eNews Channel Africa - Eskom's nuclear aspirations draw Gordhan's guarded ire
  • NineMSN - SA premier heckled at convention
  • AlterNet - Now More Than Ever, We Must Tell the Truth About the Iraq War - Jodie Evans
  • PR Newswire - Bechtel Project Earns Energy Department's Highest Safety Award - Bechtel
  • KOAT Albuquerque - Nuclear waste may be stored above ground at WIPP - Chris Guardaro
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Training for an accident, but not the worst case
  • OilPrice - The Energy Sink: Why The Ethanol Dream Is Unrealistic - Robert Rapier
  • Reuters - France avoids nuclear plant closure decision as election looms - Michel Rose and Bate Felix
  • Reuters - NRC to discuss potential PG&E violation at Diablo Canyon nuclear plant - Harshith Aranya
  • The Diplomat - China's Nuclear Power Plans Melting Down - Steve Thomas
  • ABC.au - Nuclear waste dump: Labor votes at SA convention to delay decision on proposal - Daniel Keane
  • SBS - Special assembly to weigh SA nuclear dump - AAP
  • Sky News Australia - SA premier heckled at convention - AAP
  • Eyewitness News Johannesburg - International Relations welcomes UN resolution on nuclear weapons prohibition
  • The Hankyoreh - [Hankyoreh-Busan International Symposium] For N. Korean denuclearization, "quickly resume dialogue" - Kim Ji-eun, Kang Tae-ho
  • Farmington Daily Times - Event commemorates uranium mine workers - Noel Lyn Smith
  • The Star, Kenya - Uganda asks Russia for help in nuclear power
  • Japan Times - Could nuclear advocacy be Abe&#039;s undoing?
  • Boston Globe - OpEd: Should the Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station be closed now? - Mary Lampert, Pilgrim Watch director, Duxbury resident; Dave Noyes, Pilgrim employee for 27 years, Plymouth resident
  • Asahi Shimbun - Survivors of A-bomb protest Japan opposing nuke ban treaty
  • Southeast Sun - Council makes it official: No support from Newton on nuclear waste experiment - Jan Murray
  • Southeast Sun - Nuclear waste disposal experiment
  • Northumberland News - Canada heralds nuclear material treaty
  • Platts - Entergy's Arkansas Nuclear One-2 returns to grid after repairs - Jim Ostroff
  • Chillicothe Gazette - Cold War Patriots honor A-plant workers - Chris Balusik
  • Ipswich Star - Decision on consultation dates for Sizewell C new nuclear power station 'to be made soon' - Richard Cornwell
  • KSNV News3LV - Cold War Patriots mark celebration with Nevada Test Site workers' remembrance - Craig Fiegener|
  • Bellona - Bellona's Hauge wins Russian environmental prize
  • IOL - Editorial: Eskom' nuclear deal could put us in debt
  • Business Wire - Fitch: US Nuclear Plants Well Positioned for Decommissioning
  • Asahi Shimbun - Kagoshima governor accepts restart of reactor at Sendai plant - Takeshi Nakajima
  • Emporia State University Bulletin, KS - Debate team explores nuclear energy
  • ABC.au - Nuclear waste dump: Labor votes at SA convention to delay decision on proposal - Daniel Keane
  • Brattleboro Reformer - 'Power Struggle' documents last years of operation at Vermont Yankee--Documentary was four years in the making - Kevin O'Connor
  • Crossville Chronicle - LTCA shares secrets at the October meeting - Rebekah K Bohannon Beeler
  • STA - Slovenska Tiskovna Agencija - Krško N-plant going back online after 30-day maintenance break
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - Chattanoogans will have slightly cheaper power bills next month despite drought
  • Press TV - European firms seek to buy Iran’s heavy water: Nuclear official
  • NHK World - 60 years after Minamata disease was recognized
  • Asahi Shimbun - Kagoshima governor accepts restart of reactor at Sendai plant - Takeshi Nakajima
  • Asahi Shimbun - Survivors of A-bomb protest Japan opposing nuke ban treaty
  • Asahi Shimbun - EDITORIAL: Japan's vote against nuke ban talks mocks its anti-nuke credo - Japan Times
  • Japan Times - Majority against constitutional changes while Abe in office: poll
  • Jiji Press - Victims Remembered 60 Years after Minamata Disease Recognition

    Friday, October 28, 2016

  • The Hill - Groups aim to halt Texas nuclear waste facility - Devin Henry - 10/27/16 11:22 AM EDT
  • CounterPunch - US Uranium Weapons Have Been Used in Syria - John Laforge
  • CounterPunch - Crossing the Acheron: Back to Vietnam - Luciana Bohne
  • Albuquerque Journal - Aboveground WIPP storage sought by DOE - Susan Montoya Bryan
  • Idaho Mountain Express - AG reiterates stance on fuel shipments - Madelyn Beck
  • KRQE Albuquerque - Government agencies gathered in Santa Fe for radioactive spill exercise - Daniel Trujillo
  • Tri-City Herald - Nuclear energy promoted as part of nation's low-carbon future - Annette Cary
  • The Guardian - New York comes clean: the controversial story of the Fresh Kills dumpsite - Lucy R Lippard
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Good Vibrations At LANL Quarterly Community Meeting
  • Reuters - French power contracts up on reactor news, biggest gainer week 2 - Vera Eckert
  • Reuters - Japan's Kansai, 3 others deny report of nuclear tie-up - Osamu Tsukimori
  • Reuters - New U.S. wind power capacity falls in 3rd qtr, construction rises - Nichola Groom
  • AP - Lost cause? North Korea nuke threat awaits next president - Matthew Pennington
  • AP - UN committee calls for outlawing nuclear weapons
  • UPI - U.N. votes to start negotiating global nuclear weapons ban - Stephen Feller
  • Deutsche Welle - UN committee votes to initiate process that would outlaw nuclear weapons
  • Asahi Shimbun - Fukushima museum receives pro-nuclear signs for safekeeping - Masakazu Honda
  • Illinois News Network - Nuclear power supporters, unions back bill to keep Quad Cities, Clinton plants open
  • NY Newsday - Coalition rallies against proposed nuclear plant subsidies - Mark Harrington
  • Mid-Hudson News - NYPIRG protests governor's nuke plant bailout
  • Albany Times Union - No nukes activists deliver letter to governor - Rick Karlin
  • The Local Denmark - Greenland uranium mining opponents join government
  • Daily Post North Wales - Wylfa Newydd protesters brand nuclear power 'dangerous and dirty' - Gareth Wyn-Williams
  • Daily Caller - Nuclear Power Plants Still Using Pagers Due To Gov't Regs - Andrew Follett
  • Arizona Public Media - ASU Radiation Test Could Help Triage Nuclear Attack Victims - Nicholas Gerbis
  • KRQE Albuquerque - Government agencies gathered in Santa Fe for radioactive spill exercise - Daniel Trujillo
  • Australian Financial Review - Anne Lauvergeon defends disastrous uranium deal - James Chessell
  • Moab Times Independent - New historical marker installed near Lisbon Valley mine site commemorates region's complex uranium heritage - Molly Marcello
  • Deccan Chronicle - Modi to visit Japan in November, nuclear pact likely to be signed
  • Radio Pakistan - Indian rapid nuclear expansion poses serious threat to regional peace: Zakaria
  • NRDC.org - Diablo Retirement: Pennies Now to Save Billions Later - Ralph Cavanagh
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - Diablo Canyon rate increase raises hackles - Rob Nikolewski•
  • Triple Pundit - Fukushima Radiation in the Pacific (Revisited) - RP Siegel
  • VT Digger - State strikes out in Vermont Yankee trust fund fight
  • AllGov - Watchdog Groups Decry Energy Dept. Plan for Massive Above-Ground Nuclear Waste Storage - Susan Montoya Bryan
  • Midwest Energy News - Exelon unveils new proposal to save struggling nuclear plants - Andy Balaskovitz
  • Midwest Energy News - German utilities' clean-energy transition offers insights for Ohio - Kathiann M. Kowalski
  • The Guardian - Letters: Russia, Nato and the return to a cold war
  • WVXU - How Fernald Went From Contaminated To Clean - Bill Rinehart
  • KWCH Wichita - Westar Energy has increased your bill 43 percent since 2009
  • Reuters - French power contracts up on reactor news, biggest gainer week 2
  • Atomic Insights - Maria Korsnick brings fresh thinking to nuclear energy leadership - Rod Adams
  • BBC News - Radiation rise detected near Chapelcross nuclear site
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc. FR Document: 2016-26109 Citation: 81 FR 75053? PDF Page 75053
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals FR Document: 2016-26067 Citation: 81 FR 75167? PDF Pages 75167-75168 (2 pages)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards FR Document: 2016-26083 Citation: 81 FR 75168? PDF Pages 75168-75169 (2 pages)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2016-26271 Citation: 81 FR 75166? PDF Pages 75166-75167 (2 pages)
  • Workers Compensation Programs Office - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Division of Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation; Proposed Extension of Existing Collection FR Document: 2016-26091 Citation: 81 FR 75163? PDF Pages 75163-75164
  • DOE - 8 Questions with Idaho National Lab Director on the DOE Lab-Corps Program - Victor Kane, Director, National Lab Impact Initiative
  • NHK World - PM defends opposition to nuclear weapons ban
  • NHK World - A-bomb survivors' group praises resolution
  • NHK World - A-bomb survivor's reaction to resolution
  • NHK World - Kishida defends Japan's decision
  • Kyodo News - Japan to join U.N. talks on nuclear weapons abolition
  • JAIF - IEEJ: ASEAN Spotlighted in Global Energy Supply-and-demand Outlook to 2040
  • JAIF - RADIEX2016: Technology Aimed at Age of Reactor Decommissioning
  • JAIF - METI Proposes Revising Accounting Method to Shorten Deposit Period for Dismantling Costs by Ten Years
  • 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

    Thursday, October 27, 2016

  • Yahoo! News - Four Groups Urge NRC To Halt Review Of License Application For High-level Nuclear Waste Dump In Texas - Beyond Nuclear, Washington DC; Nuclear Information and Resource Service
  • AlterNet - Navy Admits to Having Released Chemicals Known to Injure Infants' Brains - Dahr Jamail
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - WIPP hosting public meeting - Maddy Hayden
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - DOE Labs 'Road Tour' Opens Doors To Their Treasures - Carol A. Clark
  • Archinect - Ornament and Extinction in the Nuclear Era - Nicholas Korody
  • Reuters - French nuclear problems shake European power market, boost prices - Vera Eckert and Oleg Vukmanovic
  • Reuters - Japan should consider nuclear reactor business merger in future: Hitachi CEO - Yoshiyasu Shida
  • Reuters - Abe has chance to be Japan's longest-ruling PM after rule change - Linda Sieg
  • Reuters - Japan, U.S., South Korea agree to put more pressure on North Korea: Japan official - Kiyoshi Takenaka, Nobuhiro Kubo
  • Reuters - France's APE chief sees no EU ruling on Areva rescue before 2017 - Geert De Clercq
  • Reuters - French 2017 power delivery at new contract high on tight supply - Vera Eckert
  • Jalopnik - Nuclear Waste Travels With One Heck Of An Entourage - Andrew P Collins
  • Popular Mechanics - Here's Some Nuclear Waste Just Cruising Through a Neighborhood - Eric Limer
  • Daily Caller - America's Next Nuclear Reactor Took 8 YEARS To Get Past Gov't Red Tape - Andrew Follett
  • The Chattanoogan - NRC Schedules Meeting With TVA To Discuss Work Environment At Watts Bar
  • Platts - No payment to German nuclear fund until clear date set: Vattenfall CEO - Ariane Sains
  • Adelaide Now - Labor readies for tense nuclear showdown amid opposition at state meeting - Sheradyn Holderhead
  • EurekAlert - A new method to help solve the problem of nuclear waste--Actinide oxide nanocrystals -- challenging materials for nuclear safety - De Gruyter Open
  • POWERmag - Moniz: Eight Critical U.S. Nuclear Power Issues That Should Be Addressed Now - Sonal Patel
  • InDaily Adelaide - Olympic Dam an "excellent" nuke storage site, inquiry
  • Reuters - Japan should consider nuclear reactor biz merger in future -Hitachi CEO - Yoshiyasu Shida
  • Elliot Lake Standard - Community liaison committee hosts nuclear regulator - Rick Smit
  • Hurriyet Daily News - Turkey will cross that bridge when it comes to nuclear disaster
  • Sputnik News - Tests of Russia's Nuclear Fuel in Dutch Research Reactor Successful
  • World Nuclear News - Future will soon be clear for Exelon plants
  • World Nuclear News - IAEA sees good safety performance at Golfech
  • World Nuclear News - Russia's Novovoronezh 6 operating at full power
  • World Nuclear News - Nuclear has important role in Asia's energy future, says IEEJ
  • India Times - Pakistan Ironically Calls India's Nuclear Programme 'Unsafeguarded' + 5 Other Major Stories From Today
  • Dhaka Tribune - Foreign aid pledges see sharp rise in Q1 on nuclear power plant credit deal with Russia - Kayes Sohel
  • The Guardian - We must protect the Grand Canyon before time runs out - Robert F Kennedy Jr
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea, U.S., Japan discuss tighter sanctions on N. Korea - pbr@yna.co.kr
  • Info-Europa - Bulgaria's Nuclear Institute: New Cyclotron To Become Operational in 2 Years
  • Santa Cruz Sentinel - PG&E proposes 8-year rate increase to cover Diablo Canyon closure - George Avalos
  • iAfrica - Gordhan confirms Eskom nuclear oversight
  • eNews Channel Africa - Budget leaves key issues on future energy mix up in the air - Lesiba Mothata
  • Bellona - Andreyeva Bay: Much has been done, but more remains - Anna Kireeva, translated by Charles Digges
  • Asahi Shimbun - EDITORIAL: Cost estimate needed first to decommission Fukushima plant
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - For nuclear weapons, self-interest rules - Raymund Jose G. Quilop
  • Kyodo News - Hitachi chief hints at integrating 3 major firms' nuclear power businesses
  • Phoenix New Times - The Millennial's Dilemma: A Young Writer's Search for Our Nuclear Future in Chernobyl, Fukushima, and Phoenix - Miriam Wasser
  • edie newsroom - Public support for renewables rises as nuclear and fracking falls
  • Palm Beach Post blog - FPL's Turkey Point fix won't solve pollution problems, group asserts - Susan Salisbury
  • Palm Beach Post blog - PSC to decide: Is FPL's $811 million settlement deal in the public interest? - Susan Salisbury
  • Palm Beach Post blog - Enviro groups ask feds to stop pipeline slated to bring fuel to FPL's plants - Susan Salisbury
  • Radio New Zealand - Fear of radiation prompts gravel ban
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - More water tests show odd chemical at DOE site - Luke Ramseth
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - WIPP hosting public meeting - Maddy Hayden
  • University of Rochester Newsroom - Moniz, Schumer to tour Laboratory for Laser Energetics
  • Owen Sound Sun Times - Bruce Power boosts peak output
  • Northumberland Today - Court costs to be paid in Trust Fund case - Valerie MacDonald
  • Central New York Business Journal - Lockheed Martin installs energy-storage system at Salina plant - Eric Reinhardt
  • Edmonton Examiner - Twelve clean energy companies are urging the province to take a firmer stance on renewable energy goals - Ramin Ostad
  • Public Citizen - FOUR GROUPS URGE NRC TO HALT REVIEW OF LICENSE APPLICATION FOR HIGH-LEVEL NUCLEAR WASTE DUMP IN TEXAS - Beyond Nuclear * NIRS * Public Citizen * SEED Coalition
  • NRC - NRC Issues Seventh U.S. National Report for Convention on Nuclear Safety
  • NRC blog - Under NRC's Watchful Eye – New Commercial Nuclear Power Plant Comes on Line - Joey Ledford, Public Affairs Officer, Region II
  • USGS - Earthquake: M6.1 - 3km W of Visso, Italy
  • World Nuclear Association - Nuclear Power in Italy
  • Wikipedia - Nuclear power in Italy
  • IAEA - IAEA Mission Says France's Golfech NPP Demonstrates Strong Safety Commitment; Sees Improvement Opportunities
  • The Guardian - UK public support for fracking falls to lowest level - Press Association
  • BBC - North Korea nuclear: US, Japan, South Korea agree to increase pressure
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea, U.S. special forces conduct joint drill to strike core N. Korean facilities - kyongae.choi@yna.co.kr
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Pravin: Nuclear is still part of the plan - Liesl Peyper
  • Energy Department - Notice Requests for Information: Approaches Involving Private Initiatives for Consolidated Interim Storage Facilities FR Document: 2016-26018 Citation: 81 FR 74779 PDF Pages 74779-74780
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Environmental Assessments; Availability, etc.: Purdue University Reactor FR Document: 2016-25993 Citation: 81 FR 74822 PDF Pages 74822-74828 (7 pages)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Exemptions and Combined License Amendments: Southern Nuclear Operating Co.; Vogtle Electric Generating Plant, Units 3 and 4; Passive Core Cooling System Design Changes to Address Potential Gas Intrusion FR Document: 2016-25981 Citation: 81 FR 74819 PDF Pages 74819-74820 (2 pages)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Exemptions: Entergy Nuclear Operations, Inc., FitzPatrick Nuclear Power Plant FR Document: 2016-25989 Citation: 81 FR 74820 PDF Pages 74820-74822 (3 pages)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Amendments: Southern Nuclear Operating Co., Inc.; Joseph M. Farley Nuclear Plant, Units 1 and 2; Withdrawal FR Document: 2016-25987 Citation: 81 FR 74818 PDF Pages 74818-74819 (2 pages)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Renewals: Exelon Generation Co., LLC.; LaSalle County Station, Units 1 and 2 FR Document: 2016-25988 Citation: 81 FR 74828 PDF Page 74828 (1 page)
  • NRC - NUREG-1650: The United States of America National Report for the Convention on Nuclear Safety: Seventh National Report, October 2016 (NUREG-1650, Revision 6)
  • Japan Times - Taiwan looks to ease Fukushima-linked curbs on Japan food products
  • Japan Today - Japan finds costs ballooning to dismantle Fukushima nuclear plant
  • Taipei Times - Fukushima food ban not part of agenda: ministry - Stacy Hsu
  • Daily Telegraph - The world's toughest job? Meet the woman trying to convince tourists to visit Fukushima - Julian Ryall

    Wednesday, October 26, 2016

  • PoliticalNews.me - Alexander: Future of Nuclear Power Important to Memphis, TVA's Largest Customer
  • ChinaTopix - Russia Claims T-14 Armata Anti-Missile Defense can also Destroy Armor Piercing Anti-Tank Rounds - Arthur Dominic Villasanta
  • EurekAlert - Six ORNL researchers elected fellows of the American Physical Society - DOE/Oak Ridge National Laboratory
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-Bulgaria to pay 600 mln euros to Russia over cancelled nuclear project - Tsvetelia Tsolova
  • Reuters - Getting North Korea to give up nuclear bomb probably 'lost cause': U.S. spy chief - David Brunnstrom
  • Reuters - Denuclearization of Korean Peninsula is U.S. policy: State Department - David Alexander
  • Reuters - Bulgaria completes upgrade to extend life of Kozloduy nuclear reactor by 30 years
  • Bloomberg - End of Nuclear in U.S. Seen by Carlyle Group Without Subsidies - Naureen Malik, Jonathan Crawford
  • Bloomberg - Radioactive Fukushima Wood Becomes Power in German Machine - Brian Parkin
  • Bloomberg - Edison CEO Says a Takeover Would Have to Clear a 'Very High Bar' - Mark Chediak
  • AP - Mixed marks for US intel chief's North Korea nuke comments - Eric Talmadge
  • AP - US intel chief: Getting NKorea to give up nukes 'lost cause' - Matthew Pennington
  • Midwest Energy News - Pro-nuclear group targets Chicago environmental organization - Kari Lydersen
  • Moneyweb Johannesburg - Nuclear? What is nuclear? 'Look at role of renewables in providing base load'. - Antoinette Slabbert
  • SA Business Tech - Nuclear can't and won't bankrupt South Africa: Treasury
  • Johannesburg Citizen - Gordhan confirms Eskom will lead nuclear build programme
  • SA Independent - Mini budget backs renewable energy - Emsie Ferreira
  • Bloomberg - Gordhan Squeezes Taxpayers to Avoid South Africa Junk Rating - Michael Cohen, Arabile Gumede
  • Huntsville Times - Bellefonte proposal calls for U.S. deal with Russia, nuclear plants in Middle East - Paul Gattis
  • Asahi Shimbun - Spinoff eyed for TEPCO's nuclear power business to secure profits
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Japan mulls spinning off Tepco's nuclear business
  • Japan Times - Namie radiation evacuees fear return - Isabel Reynolds and Emi Nobuhiro
  • Japan Times - On first day in office, new Niigata governor again rejects early reactor restart
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - China, the increasingly responsible nuclear stakeholder - Hua Han
  • New Haven Register - 'Residual radioactive contamination' found at former New Haven Clock Company site - Mary O'Leary
  • Sputnik News - Russian Federation Council Suspends Agreement With US on Plutonium Disposal
  • Platts - Renewables investors shun UK on Brexit, nuclear decisions: consultancy - Anuradha Ramanathan
  • InDaily Adelaide - Jay spruiks nuclear expansion as an agent of economic change - Tom Richardson
  • Financial Express - Nuclear bombs: Here's why Pakistan must never dare to threaten India
  • EurActiv - Nuclear fusion project leader laments 'uncontrollable' political forces - Carmen Rodríguez
  • Manhattan Mercury, AL - KSU to study nuclear safety
  • Jakarta Globe - Commentary: The Future of Nuclear Energy in Indonesia - Rando Tungga Dewa PhD., Scholar at the Department of Mechanical Design Engineering, Pukyong National University, Republic of Korea
  • POWERmag - Sweet Dreams Fort Calhoun Nuclear Plant - Aaron Larson
  • NT News.au - Former uranium mine near Batchelor undergoing major rehabilitation - Ashley Manicaros
  • East Coast Radio - Nuclear deal not the best option for SA's electricity woes: Economist
  • Charlotte Business Journal - NRC clears way for Duke Energy nuclear plant license in Florida - John Downey
  • Reuters - TABLE-Belgian nuclear power reactor outages
  • Roxby Downs Monitor - Small crowd have say on nuclear fuel cycle - 26-Oct-2016 - Patrick Glover
  • Yonhap News - Senior diplomats of S. Korea, U.S., Japan to discuss N.K. nuclear issue - kokobj@yna.co.kr
  • Charleston Post Courier - The billion-dollar battle over clean air - Doug Pardue and Tony Bartelme
  • Asahi Shimbun - Paper sludge that polluted sea cleans up soil in Fukushima - Masashi Rokubuichi
  • Long Island Business News - Kremer: A positive move for state energy policy - Jerry Kremer
  • Idaho Statesman - Letter: Nuclear waste - Ginna and Ken Lagergren, Hailey
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea unlikely to give up nukes without crushing sanctions: ex-presidential advisor - pbr@yna.co.kr
  • Shoreline Beacon - NWMO open houses to whittle down three potential bore hole sites to one in Huron-Kinloss - Troy Patterson
  • Waterloo Region Record - Green energy cuts serious mistake - Doug Wagner
  • in-cumbria - Sellafield waste shipment reaches Japan
  • SABC - Necsa under pressure to turn finances around - Bulelani Phillip
  • Vermont Journalism Trust - Feds endorse Vermont Yankee fuel, waste handling - Mike Faher
  • Mid-Hudson News - Cancer concerns spur Ellenville meeting
  • Southeast Sun - No nuclear waste to be used - Michelle Mann
  • Reuters - Major irregularity detected at EDF's Gravelines 5 reactor - EDF executive - Bate Felix
  • Atomic Insights - NuScale Getting Ready For Design Certification Submission - Rod Adams
  • Beyond Nuclear - Yet another long overdue atomic reactor permanent shutdown: Fort Calhoun, NE switched off for good today!
  • NRC - NRC Schedules Meeting with TVA to Discuss Work Environment at Watts Bar
  • USGS - Earthquake: M5.4 - 14km E of Balkanabat, Turkmenistan
  • World Nuclear News - Kazakhstan and Saudi Arabia agree to nuclear cooperation
  • World Nuclear News - Singapore to stay 'engaged' in nuclear
  • World Nuclear News - Kozloduy and Belene milestones reached
  • IAEA - IAEA, Okayama University Agree to Cooperate on Promising Cancer Therapy
  • Yonhap News - Senior N.K. official arrives in Vietnam for global meeting
  • Press TV - Republican-controlled US House to opt for 'clean' renewal of Iran sanctions
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Gordhan confirms Eskom is new lead in nuclear plan - Matthew le Cordeur
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Treasury: Nuclear can't undermine fiscal integrity - Matthew le Cordeur
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Treasury ignores nuclear and praises IPPs - Matthew le Cordeur
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Budget in a nutshell: Gordhan consolidates in difficult period - Jaco Leuvennink
  • Xinhua News - Warmer sea water causes Antarctica to melt faster
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Biomass Research and Development Technical Advisory Committee FR Document: 2016-25865 Citation: 81 FR 74414 PDF Page 74414 (1 page)
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: DOE/NSF High Energy Physics Advisory Panel FR Document: 2016-25867 Citation: 81 FR 74413 PDF Pages 74413-74414 (2 pages)
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Northern New Mexico FR Document: 2016-25866 Citation: 81 FR 74414 PDF Pages 74414-74415 (2 pages)
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Procedures for Implementing the National Environmental Policy Act and Assessing the Environmental Effects Abroad of EPA Actions FR Document: 2016-25873 Citation: 81 FR 74428 PDF Pages 74428-74429
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Guidance: Independent Assessment of Nuclear Material Control and Accounting Systems FR Document: 2016-25904 Citation: 81 FR 74484 PDF Pages 74484-74485
  • WSAU Wausau - Utility wins nuclear settlement - Chris Conley
  • Paducah Sun - Paducah nuclear workers honored at local reception
  • UPI - North Korea began extracting plutonium in 2016, analysts say - Elizabeth Shim
  • Kyodo News - U.S. urges NATO countries to oppose U.N. nuke ban resolution
  • Kyodo News - Japan not to support U.N. resolution urging nuclear weapons ban
  • Kyodo News - China to vote against Japan-led nuke abolition motion - Seana K. Magee
  • Kyodo News - Gov't mulls 2020 start for decommissioning of troubled Monju reactor
  • Kyodo News - OPINION: Complexity of the nuclear "no first use" debate in Japan - Masakatsu Ota
  • Asahi Shimbun - Bird's-eye view paintings of Hiroshima circa 1945 on display - Gen Okamoto

    Tuesday, October 25, 2016

  • Reuters - Uranium veteran says sector in for lengthy price pain - James Regan
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Newcomers avoid N-plant decommissions / Cost burden shouldered by major power companies
  • Aiken Standard - Future of MOX facility uncertain but optimistic, officials say - Thomas Gardiner
  • Los Alamos Monitor - WIPP storage plan draws concern--Safety issues > Watchdog group says more resources needed to repair roof cave ins - Tris DeRoma
  • Tri-City Herald - Groundwater 90 tons of contamination cleaner - Annette Cary
  • Reuters - UPDATE 2-EDF barred from suspending power sales obligation - ministry - Bate Felix and Geert De Clercq
  • Reuters - Fukushima nuclear clean-up may rise to several billion dollars a year: government - Kentaro Hamada and Osamu Tsukimori
  • Reuters - China to have world's largest nuclear capacity in 15 years: WNA
  • Reuters - IEA raises five-year renewables forecast after record 2015 growth - Bate Felix
  • Reuters - Sweden on track to meet 100-percent renewables target by 2040: regulator - Jessica Jaganathan
  • Reuters - Company climate change plans too weak to meet Paris goals - survey - Alister Doyle
  • Reuters - Leak at nuclear reactor in Norway is contained: operator - Camilla Knudsen, Stine Jacobsen, Alister Doyle and Gwladys Fouche
  • Reuters - Omaha Public Power District Fort Calhoun nuclear power plant shut - Harshith Aranya
  • AP - Japan faces ballooning bill to deal with Fukushima meltdowns
  • AP - Tom Hayden, '60s activist and liberal statesman, dead at 76 - JOHN ROGERS and LINDA DEUTSCH
  • The Local Norway - Radioactive leak reported at Norway facility
  • RT - Radiation alert: Discovery of uranium rock in Austrian school triggers evacuation
  • Forbes - Smaller Nuclear Weapons and Power Plants Under Development Hold Promise and Peril - Vincent Ialenti and Annie Tomlinson
  • Economic Times - India renews talks on building nuclear power plants: Report
  • All Things Nuclear - On the Same (Nuclear) Pages - Dave Lochbaum, director, Nuclear Safety Project
  • Rand Daily Mail - Why we're crazy about nuclear power - Eskom
  • Rand Daily Mail - The predatory political agenda behind the nuclear deal - Jay Naidoo
  • CapeTalk - South Africa doesn't need nuclear power- energy expert - Prof. Anton Eberhard
  • ESI Africa - Eskom claims its "well equipped" for new nuclear
  • Economic Times - India can produce up to 492 nuclear bombs: Pakistan think-tank
  • WAMC Northeast Public Radio - NY Downstate Lawmakers Take Issue With Nuclear Subsidies - Allison Dunne
  • Jakarta Post - Govt, House to look again at nuclear role in electricity generation - Nurul Fitri Ramadhani
  • World Nuclear News - UK's National Grid updates plans for new nuclear plants
  • World Nuclear News - Asian nuclear driven by air quality and cooperation
  • World Nuclear News - Third Fuqing unit enters commercial operation
  • World Nuclear News - Radioactive release from Norwegian research reactor
  • World Nuclear News - Dungeness decommissioning goes underwater
  • World Nuclear News - Final shutdown for Fort Calhoun
  • Power Engineering - Zion Nuclear Power Plant Decommissioning Project on Budget and Ahead of Schedule Six Years after the Project Started
  • Energy Collective - Payment Day for Nuclear Addiction in France - Benedict de Meulemeester
  • Astana Times - Building Low Enriched Uranium Bank at Ulba Metallurgical Plant to Cost $150 million - Zhaniya Urankayeva
  • Omaha World-Herald - OPPD signed a $400 million contract with company that ran Fort Calhoun – terminating it will cost $5 million - Cole Epley
  • WOWT 6 Omaha - OPPD looks toward renewable energy with Fort Calhoun closure
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - In the nuclear order, what role for China? - Hua Han
  • Toronto Star - Letters: Nuclear 'waste' is not waste at all
  • Calvert Recorder - Nuke plant can withstand earthquake hazards - Tamara Ward
  • Eco-Business - UK opens world nuclear showroom
  • Moneyweb Johannesburg - Eskom's nuclear vs renewables 'propaganda' - Warren Dick
  • Asahi Shimbun - Untrained staff did radioactive cleanup work in Fukushima
  • Washington Examiner - Moniz: US must decide its nuclear future in the next 5 years - Kyle Feldscher
  • On Line opinion Australia - Nuclear Citizens' Jury: an ethical case for importing nuclear wastes - Noel Wauchope
  • BBC - Wylfa Newydd: Anglesey council's 'serious concerns'
  • Sputnik News - Moscow Has 'Major Surprises' in Store for the US if New Sanctions are Introduced
  • Hurriyet Daily News - Turkey will have to share its secrets with Russia - Barçin Yinanç
  • Eyewitness News Johannesburg - Nuclear build crucial to Necsas future, MPs told - Xolani Koyana
  • Wicked Local Cape Cod - On the bus with the Cape Downwinders--Activists want Pilgrim Nuclear plant closed now - Lee Roscoe
  • Vermont Journalism Trust - Raymond Shadis: Where are the bodies buried at Vermont Yankee? - Raymond Shadis
  • Brattleboro Reformer - Feds endorse Vermont Yankee fuel, waste handling - Mike Faher
  • Pakistan Dawn - 'India has capacity to produce hundreds of new nuclear bombs'
  • Reuters - Bulgaria completes upgrade to extend life of Kozloduy nuclear reactor by 30 years - Angel Krasimirov
  • Reuters - Dutch companies want next government to focus on shift to clean energy - Anthony Deutsch
  • Radio New Zealand - Contamination concern in French Polynesia
  • Ukrainian Journal - Ukraine nuclear reactor shuts down unexpectedly following leak report
  • London Free Press - Even greenest of grocers burned by hydro costs - Jim Merriam
  • Public Citizen - Court Ruling on FERC Market Manipulation Case Disappointing, Consumers Are Stuck With Large Rate Increase - Statement of Scott Nelson, Public Citizen Attorney
  • NRC blog - An Era Ends at the Fort Calhoun Nuclear Power Plant - Victor Dricks, Senior Public Affairs Officer, Region IV
  • GAO - Nuclear Material: Agencies Have Sound Procedures for Managing Exchanges but Could Improve Inventory Monitoring GAO-16-713
  • IAEA - New IAEA Collaborating Centres to Boost Nuclear Research in Member States - Yundi Luo, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • BBC - Wylfa Newydd: Anglesey workforce 'needs to be local'
  • NHK World - TEPCO should consider reorganization
  • Kyodo News - Gov't mulls 2020 start for decommissioning of troubled Monju reactor
  • Kyodo News - Cost of scrapping Fukushima nuclear plant to far exceed estimate
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Spin-off eyed for TEPCO N-business
  • Mainichi Daily News - Fukushima nuclear plant decommissioning cost to surge
  • Mainichi Daily News - New power firms likely to share decommissioning costs for aging nuke reactors
  • Mainichi Daily News - Radioactive contaminant levels can't be read at 31 Fukushima temp waste sites
  • Japan Times - First day in office, new Niigata governor again rejects early reactor restart
  • Japan Times - Cost of decommissioning Fukushima No. 1 to reach hundreds of billions of yen a year
  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - Notice Subcommittee for Dose Reconstruction Reviews, Advisory Board on Radiation and Worker Health, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health FR Document: 2016-25728 Citation: 81 FR 73402 PDF Page 73402
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Rule List of Approved Spent Fuel Storage Casks: Holtec International HI-STORM UMAX Canister Storage System; Certificate of Compliance No. 1040, Amendment No. 2 FR Document: 2016-25408 Citation: 81 FR 73335 PDF Pages 73335-73339 (5 pages)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Proposed Rule List of Approved Spent Fuel Storage Casks: Holtec International HI-STORM UMAX Canister Storage System; Certificate of Compliance No. 1040, Amendment No. 2 FR Document: 2016-25409 Citation: 81 FR 73355 PDF Pages 73355-73357 (3 pages)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Facility Operating and Combined Licenses: Applications and Amendments Involving Proposed No Significant Hazards Considerations, etc. FR Document: 2016-25641 Citation: 81 FR 73428 PDF Pages 73428-73447 (20 pages)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Guidance: Superseded or Outdated Generic Communications FR Document: 2016-25750 Citation: 81 FR 73448 PDF Pages 73448-73449 (2 pages)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on Digital Instrumentation and Control Systems FR Document: 2016-25767 Citation: 81 FR 73447 PDF Page 73447 (1 page)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on Planning and Procedures FR Document: 2016-25796 Citation: 81 FR 73447 PDF Page 73447 (1 page)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2016-25842 Citation: 81 FR 73447 PDF Pages 73447-73448 (2 pages)

    Monday, October 24, 2016

  • NPR - Waste, Families Left Behind As Nuclear Plants Close - Frank Morris
  • truth-out - Stop the Bombing, Stop the Wars - William Rivers Pitt
  • Omaha World-Herald - Today, Fort Calhoun nuclear plant will go offline for good, marking the end of an era at OPPD - Cole Epley
  • KETV Omaha - Fort Calhoun nuclear plant shuts down Monday
  • WOWT Omaha - Power plant closing just the start of decades-long process
  • Omaha World-Herald - As Fort Calhoun nuclear plant closes, OPPD weighs its future in renewable energy - Cole Epley
  • World Nuclear News - Implementing the transition to clean energy
  • World Nuclear News - Eskom outlines importance of nuclear power
  • World Nuclear News - KHNP and Westinghouse agree to technical cooperation - IOL.za
  • SA Independent - Eskom allays fears on nuclear power - IOL.za
  • SA Independent - SA well equipped for nuclear energy, says Eskom - The Local Austria
  • The Local Austria - Radioactive uranium rocks on display in Austrian schools
  • Sputnik News - Future UK Nuclear Deal With China Will 'Evaporate' - Environmentalists
  • Sputnik News - Iran Nuclear Deal 'Huge Prize' for Middle East Peace, Stability
  • UNM Daily Lobo - On-campus nuclear reactor powers education - Jonathan Natvig
  • Singapore Straits Times - Consider cross-border arrangement on nuclear power
  • Huffington Post - Toxic Chemicals From A Nuke Site Ate Through These Haunting Photos - Maddie Crum
  • Asahi Shimbun - Editorial: Japan should torch hopes of fast reactor to recycle nuke fuel
  • WSAZ, Huntington - State proposes $95,000 fine for radioactive dump at landfill - Associated Press
  • National Law Review - ARB Decision in Nuclear Whistleblower Case Underscores Favorable Causation Burden for Whistleblowers
  • Astana Times - Russian Deputy Praises Kazakhstan's Efforts for Nuclear Weapons Free Europe
  • Kuwait News Agency - Kuwaiti inventor presents project for coating of nuclear reactors - Nawaf Al-Deqbasi
  • ITV UK - Underground cables for future Moorside nuclear power plant
  • Daily Telegraph - National Grid to spend £460m burying new Lake District power lines - Emily Gosden
  • Prague Monitor - Drábová says nuclear waste storage site should be close to plant
  • Yonhap News - Park reaffirms sanctions approach to end N.K. nuke program
  • BelTA - Turbine generator stator delivered to Belarusian nuclear power plant
  • BelTA - Belarus invites Poland to help supply nuclear power plant's electricity to EU
  • Syracuse Post Standard - Letter: Legislator: Saving nukes will spare NY consumers from power price spike - Assemblyman Will Barclay, Pulaski
  • Aberdeen Press and Journal - Twenty nuclear workers made redundant at Dunreay - Jamie McKenzie
  • The Guardian - Hinkley C shows the value of social science in the most toxic public debates - Andy Stirling and Phil Johnstone
  • Bellona - Rosatom and Bellona organizes workshop on Andreyeva Bay in Murmansk - Oskar Njaa
  • Yonhap News - N.K. nukes raising need for new formula for Koreas' unification - Kim Soo-yeon
  • Paducah Sun - DOE site tours attract visitors from across US
  • WVXU Cincinnati - 10 Years Since The Clean-Up Of The Fernald Site Was Completed - Mark Heyne
  • KVOA Tucson - Arizona environmental officials approve uranium dust rules
  • Phys.org - Modernizing the format of nuclear data - Brookhaven National Laboratory
  • Reuters - Bulgarian prosecutors seek to waive immunity of former energy minister over nuclear project - Tsvetelia Tsolova
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-Bulgarian ex-energy minister cedes immunity over nuclear project, says innocent - Tsvetelia Tsolova
  • Kent News - Pioneering nuclear decommissioning programme sees divers used to clean former cooling ponds at Dungeness power station - Tom Pyman
  • in-cumbria - Sellafield clean up gets royal seal of approval - Andrew Clarke
  • YubaNet.com - Lawsuit to Bare Full Range of EPA Radiation Rollback--Ultra-High Exposures in Water after Nuclear Release but Details Remain Cloaked - Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility
  • Times of Central Asia - Kazakhstan's national atomic company embarks on transformation program
  • GAO - Superfund Sediment Sites: EPA Considers Risk Management Principles but Could Clarify Certain Procedures GAO-16-777
  • USGS - Earthquake: M5.8 - 117km E of Shikotan, Russia
  • BBC - Wylfa Newydd 'will impact' Betsi Cadwaladr health services
  • BBC - National Grid power lines to go under the Lake District
  • Trend News Agency - Iranian Arak's heavy water purity up to 95.99% - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • NHK World - Radioactivity level of waste diminishes
  • Mainichi Daily News - Radioactive contaminant levels can't be read at 31 Fukushima temp waste sites
  • Fin24 CapeTown - French have nuclear edge - Yolandi Groenewald
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Eskom boss: Let Treasury pay for green power - Dewald van Rensburg
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Confirmatory Orders: Tetra Tech EC, Inc. FR Document: 2016-25661 Citation: 81 FR 73144 PDF Pages 73144-73147
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - License Renewals: Rhode Island Atomic Energy Commission, Rhode Island Nuclear Science Center Reactor FR Document: 2016-25607 Citation: 81 FR 73148 PDF Pages 73148-73153
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - License Renewals: United States Geological Survey TRIGA Research Reactor FR Document: 2016-25646 Citation: 81 FR 73153 PDF Pages 73153-73154
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2016-25749 Citation: 81 FR 73147 PDF Pages 73147-73148
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Performance Review Boards for Senior Executive Service FR Document: 2016-25656 Citation: 81 FR 73154 PDF Pages 73154-73155
  • Tri-City Herald - Decades-long Hanford cleanup project ends in success - Annette Cary
  • Colorado Springs Gazette - TOXIC LEGACY: Air Force studies dating back decades show danger of foam that contaminated Colorado Springs-area water - Tom Roeder and Jakob Rodgers
  • Morning Consult - Moniz: Congress Should Authorize Interim Nuclear Fuel Storage - Jack Fitzpatrick

    Sunday, October 23, 2016

  • Stillwater Gazette - Crowds turn out for public meeting about land purchase by tribe - Alicia Lebens
  • La Crosse Tribune - Feds to pay Dairyland $73.5 million for nuke storage - Chris Hubbuch
  • Nevada Appeal - Guy W. Farmer: I am sticking with 'none of the above' - Guy W. Farmer
  • New Matilda - Nuclear Waste: The Bacon Is More Likely To Get You First. That and Petrol Stations. -
  • New Matilda - Nuclear Waste: The Bacon Is More Likely To Get You First. That and Petrol Stations.
  • Paducah Sun - Market demand for uranium hampering project in Paducah - David Zoeller
  • Safety+Health - OSHA panel talks agency's 'current activities'
  • Navajo-Hopi Observer - Poisoned waters: Navajo communities still struggle after mining disaster
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - A year after fiery accident at radioactive waste dump in Nevada, the meter is running on a fix - Keith Rogers
  • Asahi Shimbun - Taiwan to end nuclear power generation in 2025 - Satoshi Ukai
  • Focus Taiwan - Taiwan reaffirms nuclear-free policy: Japanese news report - Yang Ming-chu and Evelyn Kao
  • Sunday Times Johannesburg - Nuclear deal is nothing but a fool's gamble with our future - Jay Naidoo
  • Zambia Daily Mail - Govt on path to create energy independence
  • AFK Insider - Wind, Solar Almost Half The Cost Of New Coal Generators In South Africa
  • eNCA - Eskom: South Africa well-equipped for nuclear energy - Pacific Standard
  • Johannesburg Citizen - Eskom comes out singing for nuclear power
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - Letter: Diablo Canyon plant and its nuclear power is good for the environment - Ellie Ripley, Arroyo Grande
  • Quad City Times - Guest view: Nukes are good for Illinois - Kevin Gluba
  • Ghana Business News - CSOs, environmental conservationists in Tanzania say country not ready for uranium mine
  • ABC.au - Spain aiming for 100 per cent renewable energy, company director says - Lisa Millar
  • Commercial Dispatch - Former CIA operative urges citizen engagement - Isabelle Altman
  • Philadelphia Inquirer - The power of choice, 20 years later - Andrew Maykuth
  • Connecticut Post - Power plant may be boon to New Milford economy
  • Yonhap News - U.S. remains firm on N.K. nukes, dismisses speculation on talks with Pyongyang: official
  • NHK World - Low-level radioactive waste to be incinerated

    Saturday, October 22, 2016

  • Global Construction Review - Fukushima ice wall is not working
  • RT - Ukraine to stop paying Russia for nuclear waste disposal
  • Lexington Herald Leader - Public forum will be held to discuss radioactive waste disposal
  • Las Vegas Sun - Federal energy official named Nevada conservation director - Cy Ryan
  • Opposing Views - Filmmakers Face Prison For Filming Pipeline Protests - Oren Peleg
  • AP - Why it Matters: Iran - Bradley Klapper
  • Japan Times - LDP may lose next election if nuclear exit becomes main issue: ex-PM Koizumi
  • Albany Times Union - Nuclear and natural gas in tug of war over energy future - Brian Nearing
  • Milwaukee Journal Sentinel - Feds to pay Dairyland $73.5 million in nuclear settlement - Thomas Content
  • Arizona Daily Sun - Tougher dust controls at uranium mines approved over objections
  • Greenfield Recorder - Nuclear industry seeking new tax credits - Jeremy Dillon, CQ-Roll Call
  • Yonhap News - N. Korean diplomats meet with ex-U.S. officials in Malaysia
  • India Tribune - India committed to 63000 MW nuclear capacity plan of 2032, says Atomic Energy Commission
  • Sputnik News - India Dissatisfied With Costs of Nuclear Power Project With France
  • Daily Sabah - Akkuyu nuclear plant seeks Turkish partners in early 2017
  • Richmond Register - Tentative agreement reached on radioactive dumping - Bill Robinson
  • Augusta Chronicle - Former SRS workers honored as Cold War patriots - James Folker
  • Athens Banner-Herald - Georgia Power CEO addresses Plant Vogtle issues - Jim Thompson
  • Augusta Chronicle - Agreement reached on Vogtle's construction costs
  • Atlanta Journal-Constitution - Critic says Vogtle deal gives 'phantom savings'
  • Manufacturing.net - The 4 Nuclear Plants That Could Be Shuttered Next Year - Meagan Parrish
  • Government of Ontario News - Actions to Reduce Energy Costs - Ministry of Energy
  • Toronto Community Bulletin - Ontario & Quebec flip the switch to a new electricity era - Angela Bischoff, Outreach Director of Ontario Clean Air Alliance
  • SaultOnline - Expanded electricity import capacity needed for future nuclear fiascos
  • London Free Press - Ontario to import hydro from Quebec - but cost a mystery
  • Pike County News Watchman - Record number of students attend 8th DOE Science Alliance
  • ITV News - Prince Philip visits Sellafield
  • WKMS MSU - Groundwater Treatment Project Advances at Paducah Gaseous Diffusion Plant - Rob Canning
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - New judge assigned to San Onofre case
  • Atomic Insights - Another nuclear plant will close for good on Monday - Rod Adams
  • Automotive News - Faraday falls behind on plant construction bills - David Undercoffler
  • Ron Paul Institute - Fifteen Years Into the Afghan War, Do Americans Know the Truth? - Ron Paul
  • Washington Examiner - Feds ignore watchdogs 15,222 times - Joel Gehrke
  • POGO - Whistleblower Alleges Culture of Intimidation at DCAA - Daniel Van Schooten
  • The Hill blog - The true (and incredible) story of Hill staffers on the industry payroll - Lydia Dennett
  • POGO - Taxpayer-Funded Research Finally Available to Public
  • NHK World - TEPCO holds power outage drill
  • Asahi Shimbun - VOX POPULI: After 60 years, torment lingers from Minamata disease
  • Japan Times - Japan, U.S. to hold first joint drill following National Security Law revision
  • Japan Times - Tsuruha settles damages suit with Tepco over Fukushima disaster
  • Mainichi Daily News - France wants Japan to share 570 billion yen ASTRID reactor development cost
  • Mainichi Daily News - LDP may lose next election if nuclear exit becomes main issue: ex-PM
  • TEPCO - Companies Set Up to Run World's Most Advanced Coal-Fired Thermal Power Plants in Fukushima
  • TEPCO - Situation of storing and treatment of accumulated water including highly concentrated radioactive materials at Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station (274th Release)
  • JAIF - METI Proposes Revising Accounting Method to Shorten Deposit Period for Dismantling Costs by Ten Years
  • JAIF - Keidanren Makes Proposal on Paris Agreement, Saying Long-term Targets Should Be Addressed "Painstakingly"
  • JAIF - Japan's Energy Outlook for Winter: Capacity Reserve Margin to Stay Above 3%
  • JAIF - Message from JAIF President Takahashi: Current State of Radiation Education in Japan
  • Japan Today - Koike to visit Fukushima in Nov to inspect rebuilding
  • Bernama - Fukushima Governor Pledges Reconstruction Progress In UN Seminar
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - SafetyFest encourages safe workplaces - Maddy Hayden
  • RATA - Inspection of Radioactive Waste Packages at the Ignalina NPP

    Friday, October 21, 2016

  • Japan Today - Fukushima governor showcases post-2011 recovery efforts at U.N.
  • New Matilda - A Nuclear Conspiracy: Jim Green Responds To Geoff Russell - Jim Green on
  • LaCrosse Tribune - Feds to pay Dairyland $73.5 million for nuke storage - Chris Hubbuch
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Former state legislator and labor supporter Tom Hickey dies at age 86 - Sean Whaley
  • Sputnik News - Coalition Fired Depleted-Uranium Munitions at Daesh Targets in Syria in 2015
  • KPVI Pocatello - INL director speaks to the Pocatello Rotary Club - Paul Beam
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - Oak Ridge National Laboratory's new Chattanooga office to link lab to companies - Mike Pare
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - RCLC Receives Informative Updates On Consent Order Agreement and Steps To Move Forward With GRT Issue
  • Reuters - French reactor outages drive Europe's power complex - Oleg Vukmanovic and Susanna Twidale
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-EDF seeks suspension of regulated price mechanism over speculation fears - Bate Felix
  • Reuters - Magnitude 6.6 quake jolts western Japan, no tsunami warning or major damage - Chris Gallagher, Kentaro Hamada, Osamu Tsukimori and Elaine Lies
  • Reuters - Suit seeks to overturn New York nuclear power plant subsidies - David Bailey
  • Reuters - France to drop carbon tax plan: Les Echos - Geert De Clercq and Emmanuel Jarry
  • Bloomberg - Magnitude 6.6 Quake Causes Strong Shaking in Western Japan - Shin Shoji
  • Bloomberg - Electric Stoves, Heaters Key for Japan's Nuclear Utility - Stephen Stapczynski
  • Bloomberg - Residents Who Fled Fukushima Meltdown Fear Return to Ghost Town - Isabel Reynolds, Emi Nobuhiro
  • Bloomberg - Uranium Pain Seen Worsening by Paladin as Glut Extends Slump - Ben Sharples
  • Japan Times - LDP may lose next election if nuclear exit becomes main issue: ex-PM
  • Jerusalem Post - Report: Israel close to purchasing 3 nuclear submarines from Germany - Yaakov Lappin
  • Deutsche Welle - Opposition to nuclear energy grows in Japan
  • Common Dreams - 'Last Gasp of Dying Industry': Nuclear Experts Decry First New US Reactor in 20 Years - Nadia Prupis
  • Christian Science Monitor - After 20 years of nuclear dormancy, a new reactor emerges in the US - Joseph Dussault
  • World Nuclear News - Changes proposed to Japanese decommissioning
  • World Nuclear News - IAEA encourages further improvement at Paks plant
  • BBC - New nuclear submarine given famous naval name
  • London Times - New nuclear submarine named after famous warship - Duncan Geddes
  • Syracuse Post Standard - Consumer group wants details of NY's $35 million guarantee to nuke plant - Tim Knauss
  • The Independent - Russian nuclear-powered warships expected to enter UK waters on Friday - Adam Lusher
  • Financial Express Bangladesh - Russian nuclear agency opens a centre in Mumbai
  • Zee News - Nuclear info Centre coming up to dispel public ignorance
  • Sputnik News - Russia's Federation Council to Review Bill Halting Plutonium Deal With US
  • Swissinfo - Poll finds support for nuclear phaseout - Urs Geiser
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - South Asian nuclear tensions: Back to core issues - Jayita Sarkar
  • KNAU Arizona Public Radio - ADEQ Renews Air-Pollution Permits for Three Uranium Mines Near Grand Canyon - Ryan Heinsius
  • WBFO Buffalo - Canadian nuclear regulatory inspections called inadequate - Dan Karpenchuk
  • Seattle Times - Letter: Nuclear energy is the best option for a clean-energy future - Mike Williamson, Seattle
  • POWERmag - Generators Sue to Block Lifeline for New York Nuclear Plants - Thomas Overton
  • Elmira Star-Gazette - O'Mara: Costs, common sense must drive energy policy - Tom O'Mara
  • North Bay Nugget - Letter: Ontario Power Generation has applied for permission to increase the price for nuclear power by 180 per cent over the next decade - Leader, Green Party of Ontario
  • eNews Channel Africa - Eskom forges ahead with nuclear project
  • Nikkei Asian Review - South Korea's Kepco to run nuclear reactors in UAE - Kenichi Yamada
  • Power Engineering International - $24.4bn financing won for UAE nuclear project - Diarmaid Williams
  • BusinessKorea - KEPCO Signs 54-Trillion-Won Deal to Operate Nuclear Power Plant in UAE - Michael Herh
  • BusinessKorea - Korea Eximbank to Provide 3.5 Trillion Won to Nuclear Power Plant Project in UAE - Jung Min-hee
  • Yonhap News - KEPCO inks deal to operate nuclear plants in UAE
  • Korea Herald - Kepco signs world's largest operation deal for UAE nuclear plants - Lee Hyun-jeong
  • KBS WORLD Radio - KEPCO Signs $50 Bln Deal to Operate Nuke Plants in UAE
  • Eyewitness News Johannesburg - Cabinet to discuss Eskom's role in nuclear deal at next meeting - Gaye Davis
  • Japan Today - Worker engaged in nuclear plant restart kills himself due to overwork
  • Reuters - BRIEF-EDF says making progress with nuclear safety tests
  • Korea Herald - KHNP inks memorandum with US nuclear power firm - Kim Bo-gyung
  • Atlanta Journal Constitution - Vogtle pact: Customers may get 80 percent of the nuke's cost overruns - Russell Grantham
  • Atlanta Business Chronicle - Georgia Power, PSC staff reach agreement on Vogtle costs - Dave Williams
  • Poughkeepsie Journal - Upstate nuke plants bailout among biggest in NY history - Thomas C. Zambito
  • New Zealand Herald - Editorial: Nuclear ban fixed by a few sentences
  • WTVY Dothan - Dale Co. private property could host nuclear waste storage research
  • DutchNews - Government won't give financial support to Borssele nuclear plant
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Ensuring the longevity of the Iran nuclear deal - John Mecklin
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea to host regional forum to enhance public confidence in nuclear safety
  • Nigeria Guardian - Nigeria and nuclear fusion – Part – 1 - J.K. Obatala
  • Midwest Energy News - Wisconsin utility to be reimbursed millions for storing nuclear waste - Andy Balaskovitz
  • Japan Times - 2017 gubernatorial elections may pose snag to Abe's reactor restart quest - Stephen Stapczynski
  • Reuters - TABLE-Belgian nuclear power reactor outages
  • Dothan Eagle - Rehobeth students go to the source for lesson in nuclear power - Jim Cook
  • Reuters - Swiss nuclear plant outages - Vera Eckert
  • Durham Region - Ontario Clean Air Alliance, Durham Nuclear Awareness host meeting on Pickering plant
  • Utility Dive - Re-regulation on the horizon? State plant subsidies point to looming 'crisis' in organized power markets - Gavin Bade
  • Palm Beach Post - FPL starts work to reduce too-salty plume at Turkey Point - Susan Salisbury
  • Daily Post North Wales - More than 80% of Wylfa Newydd workers could be 'local' says developer after jobs criticism - Horizon Nuclear Power
  • Hans India - Thyroid cancer cases rise but challenges persist
  • KSBY San Luis Obispo - Public hearing on impending Diablo Canyon closure - Alexa Bertola
  • Midwest Energy News - DOE: Utility-scale solar capacity has nearly tripled since 2014 - Lacey Johnson
  • Japan Times - A victim of Agent Orange says the people of Hiroshima know the same pain
  • News24 - Frontline – In conversation with Minister of Finance, Pravin Gordhan
  • Vermont Journalism Trust - Six gas pipeline protesters arrested in Hinesburg - Mike Polhamus
  • IPS - Freedom of the Press Faces Judicial Harassment in Brazil - Mario Osava
  • USGS - Earthquake: M6.2 - 8km S of Kurayoshi, Japan
  • IAEA - How To Improve Nuclear Security Worldwide: Three Young Women Win IAEA Essay Contest - Jeremy Li, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - IAEA Mission Says Hungary's Paks Nuclear Power Plant has strengthened safety, recommends continued improvement
  • NHK World - TEPCO holds power outage drill
  • NHK World - Fukushima officials luring tourists from Australia
  • NHK World - M6.6 quake hits Tottori
  • NHK World - NRA: No trouble at nuclear power plants
  • NHK World - Death of utility worker confirmed work-related
  • Asahi Shimbun - Study: Possible water problem at storage sites in Fukushima
  • Asahi Shimbun - Agent Orange conjoined twin survivor prays in Hiroshima - Aoi Ikegami
  • Japan Times - Tsuruha settles damages suit with Tepco over Fukushima disaster
  • Japan Times - LDP may lose next election if nuclear exit becomes main issue: ex-PM
  • Mainichi Daily News - Outside power temporarily cut to Okayama uranium processing facility after quake
  • Yonhap News - Senior diplomats of S. Korea, U.S. and Japan to discuss N.K. nuclear issue
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Azar Jammine: Answering big money movers' question – will Gordhan be fired? - Azar Jammine
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Eskom wants new nuclear station by 2026 - Matshela Koko, Eskom's head of generation
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Nevada FR Document: 2016-25462 Citation: 81 FR 72797 PDF Page 72797
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Oak Ridge Reservation FR Document: 2016-25463 Citation: 81 FR 72798 PDF Pages 72798-72799
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc. FR Document: 2016-25533 Citation: 81 FR 72803 PDF Page 72803
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Applications; Amendments: Exelon Generation Co., LLC; Braidwood Station, Unit 2 FR Document: 2016-25503 Citation: 81 FR 72838 PDF Pages 72838-72841
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2016-25624 Citation: 81 FR 72841 PDF Page 72841
  • SF Chronicle - PG&E's duty to Diablo Canyon neighbors - Jan Howell Marx

    Thursday, October 20, 2016

  • New York Times - OpEd: The Government's Addiction to 'Secret Law' - Elizabeth Goitein
  • truth-out - Navy Admits to Having Released Chemicals Known to Injure Infants' Brains - Dahr Jamail
  • BanDepletedUranium.org - United Nations highlights cost and difficulty of tackling depleted uranium contamination
  • CapeCodToday - State House SpeakOut to Close Pilgrim--Speakers include elected officials, students, scientists
  • Cape Cod Broadcasting - Cape Downwinders Hold Rally on Beacon Hill
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - Oak Ridge National Laboratory opening one-of-a-kind office in Chattanooga - Mike Pare
  • KMVT Twin Falls - INL Director educates crowd on what exactly the lab does - Amy Reid
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - Meeting gets small businesses, DOE in touch - Maddy Hayden
  • Los Alamos Monitor - DOE completes legacy waste cleanup at 4 sites in LA Canyon - Tris DeRoma
  • Reuters - UAE's nuclear power project achieves $24.4 bln financing close - Stanley Carvalho
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-EDF postpones restart of two nuclear reactor to Nov. 15 - Bate Felix
  • Reuters - Energy industry coalition sues NY PSC over nuclear subsidies - Harshith Aranya and Scott DiSavino
  • Reuters - REFILE-EDF postpones restart of Gravelines 2 nuclear reactor to Nov. 15 - Bate Felix
  • Bloomberg - Saudi Arabia to Select Nuclear Power-Plant Site 'Very Soon' - Angelina Rascouet, Wael Mahdi
  • Bloomberg - America's Nuclear Problem--The fate of a handful of nuclear power plants may be decided in 2017 - Mark Chediak
  • Bloomberg - Riverstone $1.8 Billion Talen Takeover Gains a U.S. Approval - Jim Polson
  • Bloomberg - Will We Have $60 Oil Next Year? - Naureen Malik
  • AP - US warns 'overwhelming' response to any NKorea use of nukes - : MATTHEW PENNINGTON
  • AP - Lawmakers: Russia's violation of nuke treaty has 'worsened' - Deb Riechmann
  • GreenBiz - Ever heard of a ZEC? Nuclear energy in New York banks on it - Stephen Antony, CEO and President Energy Fuels Inc.
  • Utility Dive - Generators: New York nuclear subsidies defy FERC jurisdiction, Supreme Court decision - Robert Walton
  • Albany Times Union - Natural gas takes on state over nuclear power subsidy - Brian Nearing
  • Lower Hudson Journal - Lawsuit challenges NY nuclear bailout - Jon Campbell
  • Daily Sabah - Poisoning from suspected radioactive material causes panic in Sakarya province
  • Kyiv Post - Ukraine buys nuclear fuel worth $325 million in eight months
  • Ottawa Web Times - La Salle nuclear plant gets 20-year extension
  • AllAfrica - Africa: Tanzania to Become Fifth Top Uranium Producer in Africa - Fatma Abdu
  • Pottsville Republican Herald - County emergency agency runs through nuclear hazard protocol - Mark Gilger Jr.
  • Electric Light & Power - DOE sees no shortcut to deployment of advanced nuclear reactors - Wayne Barber
  • York News-Times - Fort Calhoun nuclear plant set for 6 rounds of layoffs
  • Washington County Enterprise and Pilot Tribune - Nuclear plant to cease operations Monday - Katie Rohman
  • Hurriyet Daily News - Radioactive substance stirs panic in Turkey's northwest
  • La Salle News Tribune - La Salle County nuclear plant OK'd for 20 more years
  • PR Newswire - Workers at Vogtle nuclear expansion top 25 million safe work hours - Georgia Power
  • University of Arkansas Newswire - $10.5 Million Grant From DOE to Fund Clean-up of Former Nuclear Reactor Site - Amy Schlesing
  • Platts - US NRC renews operating licenses for Exelon's LaSalle nuclear units - Steven Dolley
  • Reuters - TABLE-Belgian nuclear power reactor outages
  • Albany Times Union - Letter: NY fails to invest in a cleaner future - Michel Lee, Scarsdale, Attorney who helped draft the petition in opposition to relicensing Indian Point
  • Ottawa Citizen - 'This is more than science for science's sake': Chalk River opens new nuclear lab with focus on practical applications - Tom Spears
  • EDM Digest - Advances in Renewable Energy, Part II - Randall Cuthbert
  • EDM Digest - Advances in Renewable Energy, Part I - Randall Cuthbert
  • Business Standard India - Reactor supply deal for Kudankulam units 5&6 be signed by December: Rosatom South Asia CEO - Interview with Alexey Pimenov, Sanjay Jog
  • IANS India - Russian makers of Kudankulam n-plant open regional centre in Mumbai
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - Ten largest power plants in the world: Hail, hydro! - Rob Nikolewski
  • The Hindu - Green panel reserves order on CRZ nod for Kudankulam units - T.K. Rohit
  • Aiken Standard - MOX, plutonium disposition featured in science magazine - Thomas Gardiner
  • PR Newswire - Public Service Commission of South Carolina Approves SCE&G Rate Adjustment Under Base Load Review Act - SCANA Corporation
  • WaterWorld - Fracking wastewater – nothing to worry about, finds Duke University research - Tom Freyberg
  • Nordonia Hills News Leader, OH - State health department workers testing for radium on former Northfield Village farm site - Mike Lesko
  • Daily Post North Wales - Less than HALF of Wylfa Newydd workers expected to come from North Wales...and people aren't happy - Gareth Wyn-Williams
  • North Jersey News - Thorium remediation still taking place at park in Lodi - Susan Clark
  • Tri-City Herald - No internal contamination found in Hanford tank workers - Annette Cary
  • Tri-City Herald - Overall Hanford contracting plan expected in January - Annette Cary
  • DOE - This Hybrid Power Plant Combines 3 Clean Energy Sources in One - Scott Stark, Idaho National Laboratory
  • NRC - NRC To Issue Levy County New Reactor Licenses, Following Conclusion of Mandatory Hearing
  • NRC blog - Five Questions With Tom Rich
  • USGS - Earthquake: M5.4 - 2km NW of Omigawa, Japan
  • GreenWorld - The Astronomical Cost of New Subsidies for Old Reactors: $280 Billion
  • IAEA - Metal Better Than Carbon for ITER Fusion Reactor, Award-Winning Study Confirms - May Fawaz-Huber, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • World Nuclear News - Watts Bar 2 begins commercial operation
  • World Nuclear News - Cabinet approves German nuclear phase-out funding bill
  • World Nuclear News - Enec and Kepco create commercial subsidiary Barakah One
  • Kyodo News - OPINION: Complexity of the nuclear "no first use" debate in Japan - Masakatsu Ota
  • Asahi Shimbun - Rainwater flood in Shika nuclear plant raises concerns at NRA - Takashi Sugimoto
  • Mainichi Daily News - M5.3 quake hits Chiba, Ibaraki prefectures in eastern Japan
  • Mainichi Daily News - Key electrical switchboard at Shika nuke plant almost flooded: NRA
  • Mainichi Daily News - Ex-PM Koizumi: 'Why doesn't gov't eliminate nuclear power?'
  • Fin24 CapeTown - 'Build programme debt does not feed into Eskom tariffs' - Oct 20 2016 18:42 Lameez Omarjee
  • Fin24 CapeTown - The hidden costs of renewable energy projects - Oct 20 2016 12:47 Matshela Koko, Eskom's head of generation
  • The Intercept - ACLU Wants 23 Secret Surveillance Laws Made Public - Alex Emmons

    Wednesday, October 19, 2016

  • ACLU.org - Finally Free: 'Guantánamo Diary' Author Released After 14 Years Without Charge - Hina Shamsi, Director, ACLU National Security Project
  • Rafu Shimpo - 'Fukushima, Mon Amour' at German Currents Film Festival
  • Phys.org - Impact of the Fukushima accident on marine life, five years later
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Prospect of Niigata nuke plant delay threatens Tepco's Fukushima plans
  • Nuclear Energy Insider - SMR cost experts urge UK government to act on supply chain
  • DOE:IG - Evaluation Report: DOE-OIG-17-01--The Department of Energy's Unclassified Cybersecurity Program – 2016
  • Reno Gazette-Journal - Ralston Reports: At the final debate, a few questions for the home crowd - Jon Ralston
  • PAX.nl - US broke its own rules firing depleted uranium in Iraq
  • Bonner County Daily Bee - Lab proposes 2 new facilities to meet growing research needs
  • KING5 Seattle - Hanford workers contaminated in highly unusual accident - Susannah Frame
  • Tri-City Herald - Skin of Hanford workers contaminated with radioactive waste - Annette Cary
  • KXLY Spokane - Coeur d'Alene - Some workers at Hanford exposed to radioactive waste - KXLY Spokane
  • The Chattanoogan - Chattanooga ORNL Office Opens Thursday
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - WIPP: Plans Call For Controlled Withdrawal From South End Of Underground
  • DOE - This Hybrid Power Plant Combines 3 Clean Energy Sources in One - Scott Stark, Idaho National Laboratory
  • Los Alamos Monitor - Author seeks help with photo mystery - Tris DeRoma
  • AP - Russian lawmakers back Putin's suspension of plutonium deal
  • Bloomberg - EON, Peers Start Counting Cost of $26 Billion Nuclear Exit - Weixin Zha, Brian Parkin
  • Bloomberg - Abe's Nuclear Japan Goals Face More Ballot-Box Battles in 2017 - Stephen Stapczynski
  • Reuters - EDF reactor closures are reason not to phase out nuclear-French opposition - Geert De Clercq
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-French spot power hits four-year high on nuclear worry - Vera Eckert and Bate Felix
  • Reuters - Russian parliament approves suspension of plutonium accord with U.S. - Alexander Winning
  • NEI - TVA's Watts Bar Unit 2 Begins Commercial Operation
  • NEI - Majorities of Clinton, Trump Backers Favor Nuclear Energy
  • Reuters - Germany approves landmark nuclear waste deal with utilities: source - Markus Wacket
  • Reuters - Bulgarian former energy minister charged over nuclear project - Angel Krasimirov
  • Reuters - French day ahead power at highest since Feb 2012 on nuclear - Vera Eckert
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-Expansion of Slovakia's Mochovce nuclear plant faces delay - Tatiana Jancarikova
  • Reuters - Difficult partner search jeopardizes Areva state rescue - Benjamin Mallet
  • Reuters - Rising power costs weigh on BHP Billiton's Olympic Dam - Sonali Paul
  • New York Times - Lawsuit Seeks to Halt New York Subsidies for Upstate Nuclear Plants - Jesse McKinley
  • Financial Times - Germany unveils plan to pay for nuclear clean-up - Guy Chazan
  • Deutsche Welle - German government does nuclear waste deal with energy companies
  • Sputnik News - Vattenfall's Lawsuit Against Germany 'Should Be a Warning Signal Against TTIP'
  • UPI - China taking samples of radioactive material after North Korea nuclear test - Elizabeth Shim
  • CNN - China opens Chongqing nuclear plant to tourism - Christopher Cottrell
  • Times of India - India to get second nuclear submarine from Russia, deal struck in Goa: Sources
  • World Nuclear News - Five French units to undergo steam generator checks
  • World Nuclear News - Construction of Ukraine's used fuel storage facility to start in March
  • World Nuclear News - Russia and Paraguay agree to cooperate in nuclear energy
  • Daily Caller - Experts Admit US Nuclear Power Program Way Behind Russia's - Andrew Follett
  • Peoria Public Radio - Bustos Weighs-in at Forum to Save Illinois Nuclear Plants - Amanda Vinicky
  • Quad City Times - Exelon legislation still in play - Dan Petrella
  • Clinton Daily Journal - Clinton, Quad Cities officials to address industry panel about effects of planned Illinois nuclear closures
  • WREX Rockford - Group looking to keep IL nuclear power plants open - Cody Carter
  • Bismarck Tribune - Department tightens up on radioactive waste - Lauren Donovan
  • ComputerWorld - MIT reactor sets nuclear fusion record on the day it's closed down - Lucas Mearian
  • Japan Times - Editorial: Niigata gubernatorial election
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - Watts Bar becomes 1st new nuclear unit added to U.S. grid in 20 years - Dave Flessner
  • Syracuse Post Standard - Non-nuclear power plants sue to stop subsidies for CNY nukes - Tim Knauss
  • Albany Times Union blog - State nuclear plan subsidy faces legal challenge - Brian Nearing
  • Lower Hudson Journal - Nuclear power needed to make clean energy goals: Letter - Richard Kauffman, Albany, chairman of Energy & Finance for New York
  • BBC - Tokyo 2020: Japan earthquake and nuclear disaster site could host Olympic events
  • Sofia News Agency - Bulgarian ex-EconMin Indicted over Abandoned Belene Nuclear Plant
  • News On 6 Tulsa - Employees Sue University Of Tulsa Over Radioactive Spill
  • KOKI FOX 23 Tulsa, OK - Tulsans file lawsuit after radioactive spill of chemical seen in Chernobyl, Fukushima incidents - Katie Higgins
  • News24 - No clear on nuclear
  • Omaha World-Herald - Job cuts at Fort Calhoun nuclear plant will come in six steps under tentative plan - Cole Epley
  • Focus Taiwan - Ex-minister suggests activating mothballed nuke plant - Tien Yu-pin and S.C. Chang
  • SA Independent - Energy Department wants Eskom to run nuclear plant - Matshela Koko
  • Sputnik News - Rosatom Plans to Build 40 Nuclear Plant Units in 15 Countries in Medium-Term
  • London Times - Nuclear closures could be delayed to keep lights on - Hamish Macdonell
  • Daily News Egypt - Electricity Minister submits report to Al-Sisi on Dabaa nuclear power plant negotiations - Mohamed Farag
  • Brattleboro Reformer - Letter: We can't ignore the potential of nuclear power - Bob Leach, Brattleboro
  • Oshawa Express - Activists: Nuclear safety, intensification don't mesh - Joel Wittnebel
  • Yahoo!7 News - NSW hospital fined over radioactive waste
  • Cayman Compass - Nuclear power 'a viable alternative' for Cayman--Engineer floats energy idea at STEM - James Whittaker
  • Kuwait News Agency - Iran: close to end of rebuilding stages of Arak nuclear reactor - General
  • Chester Chronicle - Capenhurst nuclear site firefighters announce 25 hour strike - David Holmes
  • Business Wire - AREVA: Olkiluoto 3 EPR - New Milestones Achieved
  • Times & Star - NuGen releases short film on Cumbrian nuclear new build - Duncan Bick
  • Sofia Globe - Bulgaria's Parliament sets up ad hoc committee to investigate Belene nuclear power station project
  • Japan Times - Five French nuclear reactors with Japan-made parts ordered to undergo safety tests
  • Platts - France's EDF issues strike notice for Wednesday evening, Thursday
  • Sputnik News - Russia, Egypt Could Sign Dabaa Nuclear Plant Construction Deal in December
  • MassLive Republican - 'Power Struggle' movie documents the fight to close Vermont Yankee nuclear plant - Mary Serreze
  • Bucharest Business Review - President Iohannis: The negotiations for two nuclear reactors at Cernavoda could be finished next year
  • Scroll.in - India to lease a second nuclear-powered Akula 2 attack submarine from Russia: Reports
  • Windham County Commons - Lessons learned--After grappling with economic and regulatory issues related to the shutdown of Vermont Yankee, regional officials unveil a guide for other communities facing nuclear decommissioning - Mike Faher
  • Southwest Dutchess Daily Voice - Indian Point Operators Respond To Pipeline Foes' Safety Stands - Carol Reif
  • Peekskill-Cortlandt Patch - Pipeline Foes Give Tour Near Indian Point to Concerned Medical and Disaster Experts - Lanning Taliaferro
  • Windham County Commons - It's only good business. So don't wait, Entergy
  • CNBCAfrica - Cost of power generation in SA - Chris Yelland
  • Reuters - CEZ's Temelin Unit 1 restart faces delay -website - Petra Vodstrcilova and Mirka Krufova
  • PTS News Taiwan - Taipower mulls Nuclear Waste Storage Options
  • Dayton Business Journal - DP&L requests approval for rate hike
  • Aiken Standard - Energy Department meets with industry, community members for upcoming contract - Thomas Gardiner
  • NRC - NRC Renews Operating Licenses of LaSalle Nuclear Plant in Illinois
  • USGS - Earthquake: M6.6 - 156km N of Indramayu, Indonesia
  • IAEA - Ensure Safe Consumption: New IAEA Publication on Radionuclide Activity Concentrations Criteria for Food and Drinking Water - Aabha Dixit
  • Appalachian States Low-Level Radioactive Waste Commission - Notice Meeting FR Document: 2016-25259 Citation: 81 FR 72035 PDF Page 72035
  • National Nuclear Security Administration - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals FR Document: 2016-25278 Citation: 81 FR 72042 PDF Pages 72042-72043

    Tuesday, October 18, 2016

  • Red Wing Republican Eagle - Election may mean storage at Yucca Mt. - Anne Jacobson
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - How The U.S. Failed In Excess Weapons Plutonium Disposition ... A Nuclear Sputnik Moment? - Charles D. Bowman
  • Idaho State Journal - INL Director Mark Peters to speak at Pocatello Rotary meeting - Pocatello Rotary Club
  • Tri-City Herald - Small plane forced to land on Hanford island
  • Tri-City Herald - CH2M Hill names new president for central Hanford contractor - Annette Cary
  • Tri-City Herald - Hanford tank vapors website expanded, revamped - Annette Cary
  • CBS Seattle - Patty Murray, Chris Vance Meet in First Senate Debate - Chris Grygiel
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-EDF told to bring forward safety tests on five reactors - Bate Felix
  • Reuters - EDF to halt production at five more reactors by year-end - source - Benjamin Mallet
  • Reuters - French September nuclear power output lowest since Aug. 1998 - RTE - Bate Felix
  • Reuters - Greenland calls for clean-up of toxic U.S. Cold War bases - Alister Doyle
  • Bloomberg - The Scientist Who Cracked Iran Has a Plan for Climate Change - Eric Roston
  • Bloomberg - France Burns Coal Like It's 1984 as Prices Jump on Atomic Woes - Rachel Morison
  • Bloomberg - Tepco Bond Risk Jump on Election Seen as Investment Opportunity - Tesun Oh
  • Daily Telegraph - Navy's old nuclear submarines 'will not be finally disposed of until 2040' - Ben Farmer
  • All Things Nuclear - Nuclear (Information) Power - Dave Lochbaum, director, Nuclear Safety Project
  • The Hindu - Would like to see nuclear deal to the finish line: Ambassador Richard Verma - Suhasini Haidar
  • PR Newswire - Washington Mesothelioma Victims Center Now Urges a Nuclear-Power Worker with Mesothelioma in Washington to Call Them about Why They Must Have Top Lawyers for Better Compensation - Washington Mesothelioma Victims Center
  • Al Jazeera - Controversial new nuclear plant ignites Belarus - Jonathan Brown
  • Bay News 9 St. Petersburg - Mosaic laser mapping reveals depth of radioactive sinkhole - Rick Elmhorst
  • Petroleum Economist - New age nuclear - Agneta Rising
  • Asahi Shimbun - Editorial: Niigata governor election shows anxiety about nuclear power
  • POWERmag - Election Result Throws Restart of World's Largest Nuclear Plant into Question - Aaron Larson
  • Atlanta Journal Constitution - Georgia Power gets more time for Vogtle nuclear cost overrun talks - Russell Grantham
  • Coastal Courier - Christmas may come early for Georgia Power - Tom Crawford
  • World Nuclear News - UK considers how to use small reactor opportunity
  • World Nuclear News - IAEA makes recommendations to Belarusian regulator
  • World Nuclear News - First Vogtle operators licensed
  • World Nuclear News - UK marks 60th anniversary of Calder Hall
  • World Nuclear News - Finland to share repository know-how with Czech Republic
  • PR Newswire - First class of Vogtle 3 & 4 nuclear operators pass NRC licensing exam - Georgia Power
  • News & Star - Work starts on new national nuclear college
  • Focus Taiwan - Taipower mulling undersea site for disposal of nuclear waste - Huang Chiao-wen, Yu Hsiao-han and Lilian Wu
  • Asahi Shimbun - Survey: 57% oppose rebooting nuclear reactors, 29% in favor - Electric Light & Power
  • Electric Light & Power - Incoming NEI chief looks to spread nuclear-friendly policy in states - Wayne Barber
  • Dundee Courier - Historic radioactive waste could be a factor in Dundee airport expansion - Paul Malik
  • Union of Concerned Scientists blog - Trimming the Fat: Obama and Nuclear Weapons Cuts - Lisbeth Gronlund, physicist & co-director, Global Security
  • Xinhua News - India, Japan unlikely to sign civil nuclear deal during Modi's visit: Japanese envoy - Waterloo Record
  • News & Star - NuGen releases short film on Cumbrian nuclear new build
  • News & Star - Work starts on new national nuclear college
  • Waterloo Region Record - Canada's euphemistic search for a place to bury nuclear waste: Walkom - Thomas Walkom
  • Manila Bulletin - Power industry players frown at nuclear option - Myrna Velasco
  • Hindu Business Line - Kudankulam is still the cheapest of all foreign-built nuclear plants - M Ramesh
  • Economic Times - Brazil promises help on Nuclear Suppliers Group - By Dipanjan Roy Chaudhury
  • Tehran Times - U.S. planned major attack on Iran if nuclear talks failed: commander
  • Yonhap News - Saenuri lawmakers supporting nuke armament call for retaliation - colin@yna.co.kr
  • Yonhap News - (EDITORIAL from Korea Times on Oct. 18) Nutty nuclear forum : Assembly turns nuclear armament into low comedy
  • Yonhap News - N.K. diplomat may travel to Malaysia for informal talks with U.S.: report
  • Atlanta Business Chronicle - Georgia PSC delays acting on Plant Vogtle spending - Dave Williams
  • Atlanta Journal-Constitution - Georgia Power gets more time for Vogtle nuclear cost overrun talks - Russell Grantham - The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
  • Tulsa World - University of Tulsa, chemical company sued in 2014 radioactive chemical spill at TU North Campus - Samantha Vicent
  • Reuters - TABLE-Belgian nuclear power reactor outages
  • Eureka Street Australia - The man who sank the myth of controlled nuclear warfare - Binoy Kampmark
  • BelTA - Russian company to make main pipeline for second reactor of Belarusian nuclear power plant in 2017
  • BelTA - Ecologists from Belarus, Russia survey Belarusian nuclear power plant construction site
  • BelTA - European ecologists invited to monitor Belarusian nuclear power plant
  • BelTA - Belarus to inquire about potential issues with decommissioning of Lithuania's Ignalina NPP
  • Japan Times - Japan Atomic Energy Agency to apply for safety checks to restart Joyo fast reactor
  • Newswise - Los Alamos Scientists Win Top American Physical Society Prizes - Los Alamos National Laboratory
  • Daily Energy Insider - NRC evaluates security inspection program, seeks efficiency improvements - Alyssa Michaud
  • Arctic Journal - Environment: A time for cleaning up--The Danish government is violating agreements on indigenous peoples' rights by not dealing with American pollution in Greenland
  • Interfax-Ukraine - Energy ministry predicts rise in NPPs' share of total power generation to 65% late Oct
  • Creamer Media's Engineering News - Russian NPP design technology in global demand - Anine Kilian
  • Times of India - BARC to help Rajkot process solid waste - Vijaysinh Parmar
  • Birmingham Business Journal - TVA sets date for final round of Bellefonte auction - Tim Steere
  • Patriot Ledger - Pilgrim at reduced power for routine mussel removal
  • DOE - Federal Task Force Issues Recommendations to Increase the Safety and Reliability of U.S. Natural Gas Storage Facilities
  • NRC blog - REFRESH: Protecting the NRC's Cyber Frontier - David McIntyre, Public Affairs Officer
  • Trend News Agency - Austria to help Iran build "nuclear hospital"
  • Yonhap News - N.K. seen capable of building nearly 80 nukes by end-2020: expert - sooyeon@yna.co.kr
  • Press TV - Tehran taking positive steps towards utilizing JCPOA benefits: Follow-up committee
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Portsmouth FR Document: 2016-25100 Citation: 81 FR 71713 PDF Page 71713
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on Economic Simplified Boiling Water Reactors FR Document: 2016-25134 Citation: 81 FR 71770 PDF Page 71770
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Partial Site Releases: LaCrosseSolutions, LLC; La Crosse Boiling Water Reactor FR Document: 2016-25124 Citation: 81 FR 71769 PDF Pages 71769-71770
  • Deutsche Welle - Moscow's Plan B: Stop destroying plutonium
  • Japan Times - Japan Atomic Energy Agency to apply for safety checks to restart Joyo fast reactor
  • World Nuclear Association - Press
  • World Nuclear Association - World Nuclear Association
  • Heritage Foundation Daily Signal - What the Candidates Need to Know About Yucca Mountain - Katie Tubb, Jack Spencer
  • NHK World - Agent Orange cleanup project in Vietnam
  • Mainichi Daily News - Nuclear watchdog eyes standards for reactor shutdown in fear of giant volcanic eruption
  • Mainichi Daily News - Nuclear watchdog eyes standards for reactor shutdown in fear of giant volcanic eruption
  • Jiji Press - Remains of Atomic-Bombed Town Unveiled in Hiroshima

    Monday, October 17, 2016

  • Reuters - Nikkei rises as dollar steady against yen; Tepco dives - Ayai Tomisawa
  • Reuters - China says third Pakistan nuclear reactor connected to grid - David Stanway
  • Reuters - Bulgarian prosecutors charge two former executives over nuclear project - Tsvetelia Tsolova
  • Reuters - Election of anti-nuclear novice in Japan another setback for Abe energy policy - Kentaro Hamada
  • Reuters - Tepco shares slump after anti-nuclear novice wins Japan election - Kentaro Hamada
  • Bloomberg - Japanese Anti-Nuclear Candidate's Victory Punishes Tepco Shares - Tsuyoshi Inajima, Emi Urabe
  • Bloomberg - U.S. Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz: Charlie Rose
  • Korea Herald - NK repeats claim of nuclear state on its key anniversary
  • RT - N. Korea threatens US with preemptive nuke strike, promises more tests – N. Korean official
  • Newser - Got $36M? This Nuke Plant Could be Yours - Linda Hervieux
  • NY Daily News - EXCLUSIVE: Nuclear power company hit with federal tax penalty after deal to receive $7B subsidy from New York - Kenneth Lovett
  • CounterPunch - How Cuomo's $7.6 Billion Nuclear Bailout Can Impede Wind and Solar - Karl Grossman
  • Japan Times - Nuclear foe Ryuichi Yoneyama elected Niigata governor, threatening Tepco reactor restarts
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Anti-nuclear Yoneyama says can hold a reasonable and rational discussion
  • The Guardian - Japanese anti-nuclear candidate wins election at site of world's biggest atomic power station
  • Japan Times - Niigata election a setback for restarting Japan's biggest nuclear power plant
  • Wall Street Journal - Nuclear Skeptic Set to Govern Japan Prefecture With Biggest Nuclear Plant - Takashi Nakamichi
  • Power Engineering International - Election a blow to Japan's nuclear restart plan - Tildy Bayar
  • Asahi Shimbun - Upset in Niigata pushing LDP to review nuclear energy policy
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Nuclear stance helps doctor win Niigata
  • Barron's Asia blog - TEPCO Tumbles 7% After Anti-Nuclear Candidate's Surprise Governor Election Win - Shuli Ren
  • Pakistan Nation - 4th nuclear power plant starts operation
  • Pakistan Daily Times - 340MW nuclear plant connected to national grid - Shahid Abbas
  • WRVO Public Media Oswego - When it comes to nuclear power, does Cuomo favor politics over policy? - Payne Horning
  • News24 - Clear on Nuclear?
  • Deccan Herald - Pakistan's tactical nuclear warheads and efficacy of India's nuclear doctrine - Gurmeet Kanwal, Distinguished Fellow, Institute for Defence Studies and Analyses (IDSA)
  • ITV UK - 60th anniversary of world's first nuclear power station
  • Newburyport Daily News - Nuclear plant provides all data to NRC for license renewal review - Angeljean Chiaramida
  • London Times - Power plants seek nuclear option to end jellyfish raids - Neil Johnston
  • Foreign Policy - Putin Throws Out the Old Nuclear Rules, Rattling Washington - Dan De Luce, Reid Standish
  • UPI - North Korea touts nuclear weapons on anti-imperialist anniversary - Elizabeth Shim
  • ITV UK - Construction on £15million nuclear begins - Lakes College
  • World Nuclear News - UK completes return of Swiss reprocessing waste
  • World Nuclear News - Grid connection for Pakistan's fourth reactor
  • World Nuclear News - IAEA praises Sweden's progress in nuclear security
  • World Nuclear News - Kudankulam II project launched
  • Herald Scotland - Scotland can offer the hope of a nuclear-free world - Brian M Quail, 2 Hyndland Avenue, Glasgow
  • Radio New Zealand - Flosse and Sarkozy to up Tahiti nuclear compo
  • Power Engineering International - Brexit could hurt Hinkley nuclear progress - Diarmaid Williams
  • Radio New Zealand - Tahiti veterans organisation to help more with nuclear compo
  • NW Evening Mail - Public invited to consultation on £2.8bn Moorside nuclear project
  • Radio New Zealand - Marshalls encouraged to be more specific in anti-nuclear case
  • Toronto Star - Canada's euphemistic search for a place to bury nuclear waste - Thomas Walkom
  • Energy Business Review - OPG begins $13bn refurbishment of Darlington nuclear power plant in Canada
  • Mehr News - Iran, China confer on peaceful nuclear coop
  • Deccan Herald - No consensus on India's entry to NSG
  • Philippine Sun.Star - Nuclear plant talks revived
  • Arirang News - N. Korean official warns of preemptive strike and more nuke tests
  • BelTA - Belarus viewed among most advanced nuclear "newcomers"
  • SA Independent - Calculating the cost of new power - Chris Yelland
  • CM Mining Weekly - CSIR cost study shows new solar, wind to be 40% cheaper than new coal - Terence Creamer
  • InDaily Adelaide - Erin Brockovich weighs into SA's nuclear waste debate - Suzie Keen
  • Green Left Weekly - South Australians protest proposed nuclear waste dump - John McGill
  • CleanTechnica - Swedish Utility Suing Germany Over Closure Of Brunsbüttel & Krümmel Nuclear Power Plants - Glenn Meyers
  • Sofia Globe - Bulgarian prosecutors charge two NEK directors over Belene deal losing 77M euro
  • Australian Financial Review - Letter: Nuclear power is not cheap - Reg Lawler. Dagun, Qld
  • Brattleboro Reformer - Officials have authored a guide for other communities facing nuclear decommissioning - Mike Faher
  • Monticello Times - Radiological preparedness excercise scheduled this week at Monticello nuclear plant - Tim Hennagir
  • Kansas City Star - Anti-nuke priest still is spreading the word – and red paint - Donald Bradley
  • Rand Daily Mail - Gupta cash flow raises serious questions for the JSE and SARS - Katharine Child
  • Allentown Morning Call - Talen shareholders approve buyout, but not as enthused about execs' golden parachutes - Scott Kraus
  • DOE - Statement of Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz on Montreal Protocol Agreement to Cut Use of HFCs
  • USGS - Earthquake: M6.9 - 78km WNW of Kandrian, Papua New Guinea
  • Trend News Agency - China, Iran discuss nuclear co-op - Fatih Karimov
  • IAEA - Going Climate-Smart: IAEA Marks World Food Day - Laura Gil, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • The Guardian - MIT nuclear fusion record marks latest step towards unlimited clean energy - Damian Carrington
  • Yonhap News - Seoul-Washington alliance important than ever amid NK nuclear threat: foreign minister
  • Press TV - Tehran taking positive steps towards utilizing JCPOA benefits: Follow-up committee
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Cost of new power generation in South Africa - Chris Yelland
  • Fin24 CapeTown - SA's choice: Self-interest or national interest - Daniel Silke
  • Xinhua News - 6.2-magnitude quake jolts NW China's Qinghai: CENC
  • The Guardian - The US just bombed Yemen, and no one's talking about it - Moustafa Bayoumi
  • DOE:EM - DOE Releases Request for Information/Sources Sought for the Savannah River Site Operations Acquisition (Post FY 2018) - Susan Clizbe
  • DOE:EM - EM Update | Vol. 8, Issue 19 | Oct. 17, 2016
  • Energy Department - Rule Procedures for Determining Eligibility for Access to Classified Matter or Special Nuclear Material FR Document: 2016-24469 Citation: 81 FR 71331? PDF Pages 71331-71348
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Procedures for Meetings FR Document: 2016-25010 Citation: 81 FR 71543? PDF Pages 71543-71544
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2016-25106 Citation: 81 FR 71544? PDF Pages 71544-71545

    Sunday, October 16, 2016

  • Las Vegas Sun - Cortez Masto would provide the protection our state needs
  • Casper Star-Tribune - Uranium conversion potential for Wyoming, some say - Heather Richards
  • Tri-City Herald - PNNL research fuels nuclear energy solutions - Steven Ashby
  • Tehran Times - War is never justified - Harun Yahya
  • St, George Daily Spectrum - St. George is expendable -
  • St, George Daily Spectrum - St. George is expendable
  • Reuters - Kuwait's KNPC aims to finalize $5 billion-plus loan by first quarter: sources - Davide Barbuscia, Tom Arnold and Ahmed Hagagy
  • Reuters - Anti-nuclear novice wins Japan election, blow to nuclear restarts - Kentaro Hamada
  • Reuters - U.S. detects failed North Korean missile test: Pentagon - Matt Spetalnick
  • Bloomberg - North Korea Mid-Range Ballistic Missile Explodes During Launch - Kanga Kong and Heejin Kim
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Anti-nuclear candidate set to win Niigata governor race
  • Asahi Shimbun - Yoneyama, backed by opposition, wins in Niigata
  • The Guardian - This new technology could save the troubled nuclear power industry - Debbie Carlson
  • Lacey Patch - Oyster Creek Nuclear Plant Restarts After Planned Maintenance Outage - Patricia A. Miller
  • Xinhua News - China's first nuclear submarine decommissioned
  • Business Standard - KNPP 3rd and 4th reactors to start production in six years, say officials - Gireesh Babu
  • Sputnik News - Delhi's Nuclear Club Membership Hinges on Structure of Sino-Indian Relations
  • Pound Ridge Daily Voice - State To Raise Electric Bills To Keep Nuclear Power Plants Going - Kathy Reakes
  • Baltic Times - IAEA showed Belarusian N-plant safety systems need improvement - Lithuanian watchdog
  • The Hindu - Work on two more reactors begins
  • Augusta Chronicle - MOX site contractor won't be punished for violations
  • Stamford Advocate - Op-ed: Behind the curtain of the UN selection process - Somar Wijayadasa
  • Japan Times - Fukushima apples to be used during World Cocktail Championships in bid to repair tarnished reputation
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - Diablo Canyon Power Plant closure impacts all of us in SLO County
  • Decatur Daily - TVA still wants to increase power levels at Browns Ferry - Evan Belanger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - TVA sets auction date for unfinished nuclear plant
  • Radio Pakistan - Pakistan's 4th nuclear power plant of 340 MW starts operation: PAEC
  • AllAfrica - South Africa: Gordhan Drops Gupta 'Nuclear Bomb'
  • News24 - Gordhan concerned by 'suspicious' Gupta transactions - Angelique Serrao and Pieter-Louis Myburgh
  • Zimbabwe Star - Guptas and Zuma under pressure
  • Idaho State Journal - Good things going on at INL - Mark Peters
  • Pakistan Daily Times - Pakistan wants fair rules to promote N-disarmament
  • IOL - Load shedding a thing of the past, but... - Craig Dodds
  • The Hindu - Russia gives S-400 systems to boost India's air defence - Kallol Bhattacherjee
  • Karl Grossman's blog - How Cuomo's $7.6 Billion Nuclear Bail-out Can Impede Wind and Solar - Karl Grossman
  • Atomic Insights - Passive-Aggressive Fight Against Plutonium Economy
  • USGS - M5.1 - 24km ESE of Ishinomaki, Japan
  • Japan Times - Fukushima apples to be used during World Cocktail Championships in bid to repair tarnished reputation - Fukushima Minpo
  • UAE National - Editorial: UAE can't rely on oil and gas alone
  • Xinhua News - 5.3 magnitude quake jolts Japan's Miyagi Prefecture, no tsunami warning issued: JMA
  • ABC.au - Nuclear waste dump protesters bring the fight from outback South Australia to the city - Lauren Waldhuter
  • Kyodo News - Anti-nuclear candidate wins Niigata governor race
  • Japan Times - Nuclear foe Ryuichi Yoneyama wins Niigata gubernatorial poll, threatening Tepco reactor restart hopes
  • Japan Times - Strong quake rattles Tohoku region
  • Mainichi Daily News - Anti-nuclear candidate set to win Niigata governor race
  • Mainichi Daily News - Simultaneous temblor on unknown fault may have boosted Kumamoto quake damage

    Saturday, October 15, 2016

  • Worthington Daily Globe - Xcel plans to go 60 percent green energy - Anne Jacobson
  • Greenfield Recorder - Editorial: Pass nuke waste bill, Congress
  • antiwar.com - Nuclear Standoff: Human Conscience Dismissed on a Technicality - Robert Koehler
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - WIPP to abandon south area of underground - Maddy Hayden
  • Coeur d'Alene Press - Lab offers balance between Idaho environment, economy - Mark Peters
  • Seattle Times - City Council does due diligence; nuclear power is not worth the risks
  • Forbes - /the-far-reaching-effects-of-the-future-of-energy/
  • KRQE Albuquerque - Parts of Waste Isolation Pilot Plant to be sealed October 14, 2016 - Daniel Trujillo
  • LA Monitor - Watchdogs concerned about readiness of WIPP - Associated Press
  • Albuquerque Journal - Part of WIPP closing over employee safety concerns
  • Reuters - India and Russia sign energy, defense deals worth billions - Douglas Busvine and Denis Pinchuk
  • Power Engineering - Largest Solar Power Farm in the World Set for Nevada
  • Japan Times - Cost of pulling plug on reactors
  • Sputnik News - Russia to Continue Assisting India in Developing Nuclear Energy Industry
  • Irish Times - Drinking radioactive poison at the Chernobyl hotel - Nicky Larkin
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - TVA sets auction date for Bellefonte nuclear power plant - Dave Flessner
  • Alabama News - With multiple bidders, TVA sets final auction round for Alabama nuclear plant - Paul Gattis
  • Sputnik News - Putin, Modi Launch Second Unit of Kudankulam Nuclear Plant
  • Deccan Herald - Work starts on two more Kudankulam units as India, Russia step up nuclear co
  • Greenfield Recorder - Planners share lessons learned from nuke plant closure - Richie Davis
  • NineMSN - Hundreds march against nuclear dumping in South Australia
  • New Hampshire Public Radio - Regulators to Look at Seabrook Nuclear Plant's Plan for Concrete Degradation - Jason Moon
  • Taipei Times - Nuclear waste forums' results revealed - Abraham Gerber
  • Daily Post North Wales - Wylfa Newydd developer Horizon Nuclear Power consults on job losses - Owen Hughes
  • Japan Times - Fukui poised to benefit from decision to scrap Monju
  • News Limited Australlia - Hundreds turn out in Adelaide for antinuclear waste dump rally - Peterborough Examiner?
  • Peterborough Examiner - $13B refurbishment of Darlington nuclear power plant begins - Maryam Shah
  • PTI - Work starts on two more Kudankulam units
  • Omaha World-Herald - Editorial: Choices for OPPD board - Manila Bulletin? - 11 hours ago
  • Manila Bulletin - Cheaper energy, reduce CO2 emissions – DOE Secretary Cusi - Philippine News Agency
  • Reuters - CEZ re-connects Temelin Unit 2 after longer than expected shutdown
  • Kyodo News - UPDATE1: Industry minister Seko inspects Ikata nuclear plant
  • Sky News Australia - Anti-nuclear protesters to gather in SA
  • Canada NewsWire - Bruce Power congratulates Ontario Power Generation as it begins first refurbishment - SOURCE Bruce Power
  • Toronto Sun - Darlington reactor refurb set to begin
  • Vermont Public Radio - VY Report Gives Lessons Learned For Other Nuclear Shutdowns - Howard Weiss-Tisman
  • VT Digger - Report offers 'lessons learned' from Vermont Yankee - Mike Faher
  • Brattleboro Reformer - Vernon eyes Vermont Yankee property - Mike Faher
  • Asbury Park Press - Oyster Creek nuclear plant powers up - Erik Larsen
  • Pakistan News International - What next on the NSG? - Ali Sarwar Naqvi
  • Patriot Ledger - Town, Entergy had two more years to PILOT payments
  • Akron Beacon Journal - How the PUCO broke its word to FirstEnergy - Akron Beacon Journal? - 15 hours ago
  • Lockport Union-Sun & Journal - MAILBAG: Clean Energy Standard makes sense for New York - Arthur "Jerry" Kremer, chairman, New York Affordable Reliable Electricity Alliance
  • DOE - Energy Department Analysis: Loan Guarantee Program Launched Utility-Scale Photovoltaic Solar Market in the United States
  • War Is Boring - The U.S. Government's Plutonium Disposal Plant Is, Wait for It … 41 Years Behind Schedule - Lydia Dennett
  • POGO - Pentagon Admits Half of War Spending Account Is Slush - Mandy Smithberger
  • POGO - Intelligence Watchdog Finds Contractor Abuses - Neil Gordon
  • Australian Nuclear Free Alliance - ALLIANCE CALLS FOR IMMEDIATE END TO NUCLEAR WASTE DUMP PLANS IN SOUTH AUSTRALIA
  • UAE National - Industry reborn after Fukushima's 'overstated effects' - Caline Malek
  • UAE National - Seven nations and their paths to nuclear power - Caline Malek
  • UAE National - Countries with nuclear reactors - graphic
  • USGS - M6.4 - 145km NNE of Kimbe, Papua New Guinea
  • Japan Times - Fukui poised to benefit from decision to scrap Monju - Eric Johnston
  • Mainichi Daily News - TEPCO to review plan to reactivate nuclear reactors due to liquefaction fears
  • Mainichi Daily News - Industry minister Seko inspects Ikata nuclear plant
  • Mainichi Daily News - Judges may order gov't to submit redacted report in lawsuit over Fukushima disaster

    Friday, October 14, 2016

  • Eurasia Review - End Of US-Russian Agreement On Plutonium – Analysis - Giancarlo Elia Valori*
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - After a year, Mark Peters talks INL priorities - Luke Ramseth
  • Idaho Statesman - INL-Boise partnerships bode well for innovation - Mark Peters
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Feds propose sealing part of nuclear waste respository - Associated Press
  • Insurance Journal - State Taking Steps to Protect Washington Nuclear Site Workers
  • Tri-City Herald - Emergency alert test near Hanford Nuclear Reservation set for Oct. 20
  • Kent Reporter - State Attorney General Ferguson seeks stronger protection for Hanford nuclear site workers
  • AP - Feds propose sealing part of New Mexico nuke waste dump - Susan Montoya Bryan
  • Bloomberg - France's Lowest Hydro Levels for 10 Years Add to Nuclear Woes - Rachel Morison
  • Bloomberg - Areva Said to Extend Probe of Le Creusot Forge Irregularities - Francois De Beaupuy
  • Bloomberg - Copying the Copycat - Chris Bryant
  • Bloomberg - German Utilities Get Long-Sought Deal on Nuclear Storage - Tino Andresen, Weixin Zha, Brian Parkin
  • Reuters - Japan election key to world's biggest nuclear plant and Abe's energy policy - Kentaro Hamada
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-Germans to pay higher surcharge for renewable energy in 2017 - Vera Eckert
  • Reuters - UPDATE 3-German power firms to shift funds in landmark nuclear deal
  • FOX News - Intl experts allowed to visit Belarus' new nuclear station
  • Daily Telegraph - Shale and nuclear are the way to keep the lights on - Jim Ratcliffe
  • Kyiv Post - Ukraine Iryna Holovko, Dana Marekova: New life for Ukraine's aging
  • Slate - Neutron Sunday: In 1956, Ed Sullivan showed America what nuclear holocaust looks like. We were never the same again. - Donald Fagen
  • Decatur Herald & Review - Feds: Possible violations at ex-uranium mill in New Mexico
  • Aiken Standard - MOX scratched from S.C. Nuclear Advisory Council meeting - Thomas Gardiner
  • Berkshire Eagle - Letter: Nuclear fission isn't answer to energy crisis - Jason Francis, Clarksburg
  • Auckland Now - Tribute to our anti-nuclear stance suggested for Wainuiomata - Nicholas Boyack
  • BelTA - IAEA ready to recommend Belarusian nuclear power plant construction practices to other countries
  • BelTA - Belarus hailed for open, transparent cooperation with IAEA IRRS mission
  • BelTA - IAEA IRRS: Belarus has a clear-cut nuclear and radiation safety oversight system
  • BelTA - Belarus ready to inform Lithuania on IAEA IRRS recommendations
  • BelTA - IAEA IRRS team produces set of recommendations for Belarus
  • Saskatoon homepage - SRC Cleaning up Abandoned Uranium Mine - Adam Brilz
  • VICE Creators Project - Using Art to Address the Deadly Legacy of Maralinga, Australia's Nuclear Testing Ground - Katherine Gillespie
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-Areva investigating 6,000 nuclear component files for irregularities -source - Geert De Clercq
  • World Nuclear News - US plants unscathed by Hurricane Matthew
  • World Nuclear News - Haiyang 1 pumps operated at full-power
  • World Nuclear News - Contract for nuclear islands of Xudabao Phase I
  • World Nuclear News - Strong safety culture at Petten reactor
  • World Nuclear News - Minister confirms FBR remains important to Japan
  • TheStreet - Exelon CEO Crane Addresses Nuclear Power's Struggles - Ian Wenik
  • The State - Westinghouse moving toward restart of its Columbia fuel plant - Roddie Burris
  • Herald Scotland - Labour 'will stick to' commitment to renew Trident nuclear weapons system
  • ecns.cn - China working on world's smallest nuclear power plant: media
  • Brattleboro Reformer - Shadis: Clean up Vermont Yankee now, not later - Ray Shadis
  • IAEA - IAEA Completes Nuclear Security Review Mission in Sweden
  • IAEA - IAEA Mission Says Belarus Committed to Nuclear Safety; Further Regulatory Strengthening Needed Ahead of Reactor Start
  • BBC News - Labour 'committed' to Trident says defence spokeswoman
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc. FR Document: 2016-24902 Citation: 81 FR 71094? PDF Pages 71094-71095
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Confirmatory Orders: Power Resources, Inc. FR Document: 2016-24872 Citation: 81 FR 71119? PDF Pages 71119-71122 (4 pages) ?
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on Metallurgy and Reactor Fuels; Cancellation FR Document: 2016-24885 Citation: 81 FR 71116? PDF Page 71116
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Standard Review Plans: Conduct of Operations FR Document: 2016-24887 Citation: 81 FR 71117? PDF Pages 71117-71119
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Site Characteristics and Site Parameters; Revision FR Document: 2016-24859 Citation: 81 FR 71116? PDF Pages 71116-71117
  • The American Conservative - More Allies, More War? - Eric S. Margolis
  • teleSUR - Operation Condor: An Era of State Terror Made in Washington, DC
  • The Intercept - U.S. and U.K. Continue to Actively Participate in Saudi War Crimes, Targeting of Yemeni Civilians - Glenn Greenwald
  • Lafayette Sun - Proven Conspiracy Theories #4 - Paul Richardson
  • National Post - Activists fight trucking of highly radioactive waste to U.S. as Canada ends medical isotope production - Ian MacLeod, Ottawa Citizen
  • FAIR.org - Hiding US Role in Yemen Slaughter So Bombing Can Be Sold as 'Self-Defense'

    Thursday, October 13, 2016

  • International Coalition to Ban Uranium Weapons - Statement on depleted uranium weapons to the United Nations General Assembly First Committee
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - WIPP to hold public meeting on rock falls
  • Coeur d'Alene Press - Nuclear energy group meets Friday in Cd'A - Corey Taule
  • KING5 Seattle - Safety improvements for Hanford workers now in hands of federal judge
  • DOE:NNSA - Groundwater at the Nevada National Security Site
  • Friends of the Earth Adelaide - Reminder: Rally Against Nuclear Waste Dumps Sat 15 Oct
  • Whitehaven News - Radioactive waste sent back from Sellafield to Switzerland - Duncan Bick
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-EDF says hopes more nuclear reactors will return online by year-end - Bate Felix
  • Reuters - E.ON says power grids will remain part of its strategy - Christoph Steitz, Tom Kaeckenhoff, Maiya Keidan and Arno Schuetze
  • Reuters - Russia completes delivery of S-300 air defense missiles to Iran: RIA - Maria Kiselyova
  • Bloomberg - Nuclear Power Sector Stirs in India as Liability Fears Ease - Rajesh Kumar Singh
  • Bloomberg - Iran Is Stuck With China to Finance Its Oil Dreams - Marc Champion
  • Bloomberg - War on Coal Can't Stop Rally Built on Fuel's Enduring Demand
  • info-europa - Weapons: ICRC statement to the United Nations, 2016
  • Jerusalem Post - Just the facts: Iran's uranium enrichment and its nuclear potential
  • Swissinfo - Is time up for nuclear power in Switzerland? - Luigi Jorio
  • Las Vegas Sun - Underground explosion tested at former Nevada nuclear site - Ken Ritter
  • World Nuclear News - Minister confirms FBR remains important to Japan
  • World Nuclear News - New Rosatom CEO states aims in meeting with Medvedev
  • World Nuclear News - Russia and India plan radiation treatment network
  • Danbury News Times - Brookfield officials react to uranium testing ordinance - Alex Wolff
  • Globe and Mail - Critics accuse nuclear safety official of acting as industry cheerleader - Gloria Galloway
  • UPI - Japan's defense chief stands by past statement on nuclear armament - Elizabeth Shim
  • Lower Hudson Journal - Cuomo wrong on nuclear plant bailout: View - Michael Shank
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Judge: Chinese nuclear espionage suspect hiding cash - Jamie Satterfield
  • IOL - Eskom's new role in nuclear build 'tactical' - Siseko Njobeni
  • Wilkes-Barre Citizens' Voice - FEMA will evaluate nuclear power plant's emergency exercise
  • Anadolu Agency - UAE ready to share nuke experience with Turkey - Huseyin Erdogan
  • Sofia News Agency - Bulgaria Mulls Completing Belene Nuclear Plant through Privatization
  • Fin24 - How nuclear and state capture theories collide - Matthew le Cordeur
  • NRC blog - Throwback Thursday: The ACRS '80s Style
  • IAEA - Low Carbon Future Unlikely without Nuclear Power, Director General Tells World Energy Congress - May Fawaz-Huber, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • NHK World - TEPCO launching emergency power cable inspections
  • NHK World - TEPCO yet to determine cause of cable fire
  • Japan Times - Tepco substation blaze blamed on aging cable insulation
  • Japan Times - Aging H-bomb victim petitioning for memorial at Tsukiji - Miya Tanaka
  • Japan Times - Power blackout hits 350,000 Tokyo homes, brings trains to a halt
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Accelerate water-purifying work at Fukushima plant to cut leakage risk
  • Jiji Press - (Update) Cables at Fire-Hit TEPCO Facility Never Replaced for 35 Yrs

    Wednesday, October 12, 2016

  • Nevada Appeal - (Watch the forum in full) Election 2016: Candidate forum turns to race for White House
  • The Hankyoreh - US Forces Korea possesses depleted uranium ammunition - Park Byong-su
  • Chester Chronicle - Union fears over firefighting cuts at Capenhurst nuclear plant - David Holmes
  • Energy Collective - Passive-Aggressive Fight Against Plutonium Economy - Rod Adams
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - WIPP: Updates On Ground Control Activities?Additional Rock Falls In Panel 3 Access Drift
  • Reuters - U.S. regulator urged to bar FitzPatrick nuclear plant sale - Harshith Aranya and Vijaykumar Vedala
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-EDF says more reactors to restart by January, meet winter demand - Bate Felix
  • Reuters - U.S. expects 'significant' progress on tougher North Korea sanctions: diplomat - David Brunnstrom
  • Bloomberg - Germany, Utilities Said to Agree Nuclear Deal From Feb. 2017 - Tino Andresen, Brian Parkin, Birgit Jennen, Weixin Zha
  • Bloomberg - America's Nuclear Power Generation Hits a 10-Year Seasonal Low - Jonathan Crawford
  • Bloomberg - Russia Says It's Joining China to Counter U.S. Missile Defense - Ilya Arkhipov
  • AP - WHY IT MATTERS: Energy
  • Lower Hudson Journal - Upstate nuclear plants' bailout among biggest in NY history - Thomas C. Zambito
  • News Limited Australlia - China is developing portable nuclear reactors for use in the South China Sea
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - For no-first-use, universality or nothing - Raymund Jose G. Quilop
  • Popular Science - What Do You Do With 34 Metric Tons Of Weapons-Grade Plutonium? - Michael Koziol
  • Radio Pakistan - At UN, Pakistan questions India's silence over bilateral nuclear test ban arrangement
  • Sputnik News - Who is Really Behind the US-Based Organization 'United Against Nuclear Iran'?
  • TCPalm - Nuclear Regulatory Commission OKs restart of nuclear reactor - Elliott Jones
  • Common Space Scottish news - Hinkley nuclear power station is a Trident weapons "stealth initiative", expert claims - Michael Gray
  • Lancashire Evening Post - Is Lancashire 'at risk of nuclear contamination'?
  • SABC - Eskom balance sheet will be used to fund nuclear: Joemat-Pettersson
  • Patriot-News - Lost couple accused of cutting chain, entering power plant grounds, plead guilty - Steve Marroni
  • Views and News from Norway - Nuclear reactors closing down
  • Indian Express - India-Russia annual summit: Focus on Kudankulam nuclear plant pact - Shubhajit Roy
  • Midland Reporter-Telegram - Dog rescued from 30-foot hole at old nuclear reactor site
  • Watertown Daily Times - Ritchie calling on feds to quickly approve FitzPatrick ownership transfer to Exelon
  • NW Evening Mail - Temperatures soared inside nuclear reactor of Barrow-built sub
  • Idaho State Journal - US wants to build Idaho facility for warships' nuclear waste
  • London Times - Chinese nuclear plant fits on a lorry - Calum MacLeod
  • Daily Post North Wales - Watch troops launch mock attack on Gwynedd airfield and nuclear power station - Gareth Wyn-Williams
  • PEI - German utilities face October 19th nuclear deadline day - Diarmaid Williams
  • Bulawayo24 News - Zimbabwe to install nuclear detection equipment at ports of entry
  • BelTA - Belarusian nuclear power plant to start installing reactor vessel in late 2016 at the earliest
  • Sputnik News - Russian Nuclear Sub Successfully Tests Sineva Ballistic Missile
  • Chandigarh Tribune - Radioactive leak may affect people in one-km radius, say experts
  • Western Mail - Nuclear weapons material passes through or over 13 council areas in Wales - Martin Shipton
  • KATU ABC 2 Portland - State seeks to protect Hanford nuclear plant workers form chemical exposure - Associated Press
  • Quay County Sun - Borehill drilling discussed - Thomas Garcia and Steve Hansen
  • Reuters - Swiss utilities throw in towel over new nuclear plants - Michael Shields
  • Basingstoke Observer - 'Sufficient progress' made by AWE, says waste management investigators - Christian Wilson
  • Cape Cod Times - NRC is being steered by industry it regulates
  • Radio New Zealand - Marshalls' anti-nuke lawsuit at ICJ over
  • Fiji Times - A war veteran's story - Sikeli Qounadovu
  • Brink News - Balancing the Energy Trilemma - Joan MacNaughton, Executive Chair of World Energy Council World Energy Trilemma
  • Japan Times - Tokyo play explores Minamata issue on the 60th anniversary of the official recognition of the mercury-poisoning disease
  • DLR German Aerospace Center - New 3D world map – TanDEM-X global elevation model completed
  • IAEA - Dutch Radioisotope Producer has Implemented Strong Management System and Safety Culture, IAEA Review Finds - Aabha Dixit, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • World Nuclear News - World Energy Council notes key role of nuclear power
  • World Nuclear News - Westinghouse expands SMR study team
  • USGS - M5.1 - 65km E of Shizunai, Japan
  • Fin24 - Eskom gets lead role in state's new nuclear masterplan - Peyper and Matthew le Cordeur
  • NRC - Inspector General's FY 2017 Assessment of the Most Serious Management and Performance Challenges Facing the Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board (DNFSB) - DNFSB-17-A-01
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - LANL makes progress on Area G cleanup, but doubts remain - Rebecca Moss
  • NRC blog - Radium Part III: The NRC's Role - Richard Chang, Office of Nuclear Material Safety and Safeguards
  • USGS - M4.9 - 59km E of Shizunai, Japan
  • NHK World - A-bomb survivors vow to abolish nuclear weapons
  • Kyodo News - Japan circulates draft U.N. nuke abolition motion
  • Asahi Shimbun - Japan's draft U.N. resolution praises Obama's Hiroshima visit
  • Mainichi Daily News - Family of Fukushima woman who killed herself to sue TEPCO
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Idaho National Laboratory FR Document: 2016-24539 Citation: 81 FR 70401? PDF Pages 70401-70402
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Change of Control of Licenses and Conforming Amendments, Approvals: AREVA Enrichment Services, LLC; AREVA, Inc. FR Document: 2016-24598 Citation: 81 FR 70444? PDF Pages 70444-70446

    Tuesday, October 11, 2016

  • Japan Times - Evacuation drill for Genkai nuclear power plant 'accident' participated in by 2,500 locals
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Tales of WWII sacrifices live on at new facility
  • International Coalition to Ban Uranium Weapons - 2016's UN General Assembly must make progress on depleted uranium weapons
  • RT - War crimes row: US blames Russia for civilian deaths, omits own transgressions - Khalil Ashawi / Reuters
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - LANL makes progress on Area G cleanup, but doubts remain
  • Red Flag - South Australia to become global nuclear waste capital
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-France reaches agreement with EU over power capacity mechanism - Bate Felix
  • Reuters - German cabinet to agree nuclear storage deal on Oct. 19: sources - Markus Wacket
  • Reuters - Swiss government opposes campaign for quick nuclear exit - John Miller
  • Reuters - Germany's 2017 green power surcharge to rise 8 percent: sources - Vera Eckert
  • Reuters - China appears to push back on U.S. bid to choke North Korea coal exports - Michelle Nichols
  • Reuters - U.S. federal agencies ask for another pipeline construction pause - David Gaffen and Valerie Volcovici
  • Reuters - Russia and Turkey sign gas deal, seek common ground on Syria as ties warm - Olesya Astakhova and Nick Tattersall
  • Bloomberg - Eskom Backs Coal, Nuclear to Meet South Africa's Power Needs - Kevin Crowley
  • Bloomberg - 'Clean Coal' Is Far From Real
  • AP - Russia, China to mull joint response to US missile shield - Vladimir Isachenkov
  • AP - Heavy-hitters, cash flow to Nevada in fight to replace Reid
  • CNBC - Could China build the world's smallest nuclear power plant and send it to the South China Sea? - Stephen Chen
  • UPI - China building world's smallest nuclear plant - Elizabeth Shim
  • RT - China may deploy 'baby reactors' to South China Sea islands in five years – report
  • The Local Switzerland - Swiss 'need more time' to close nuclear plants
  • All Things Nuclear - Setting the Nuclear Safety Bar - Dave Lochbaum, director, Nuclear Safety Project
  • IOL - Eskom to procure Nuclear power - Chantall Presence
  • SA Business Day - Fiscus will not fund nuclear build programme, Tina Joemat-Pettersson says - Linda Ensor
  • Eyewitness News Johannesburg - Eskom best placed to manage procurement of nuclear build - minister - Gaye Davis
  • BusinessTech SA - Eskom will finance South Africa's R1 trillion nuclear plans: minister
  • The Citizen South Africa - Eskom balance sheet will fund nuclear – energy minister - ANA
  • CapeTalk South Africa - Energy department: Eskom will fund nuclear build on its own - Sinikiwe Mqadi
  • Politicsweb South Africa - Nuclear best long-term option for SA energy – Eskom - Eskom Media Desk
  • Bloomberg - Eskom Backs Coal, Nuclear to Meet South Africa's Power Needs - Kevin Crowley
  • IOL - Rethinking power funding - Matshela Koko
  • SA Business Day - Eskom should be procurer for nuclear build scheme, Department of Energy says - Linda Ensor
  • Public News Service - Activists Oppose Ratepayer Bailout of Nuke Plants - Andrea Sears, Public News Service - NY
  • OilPrice - Russia Nears Completion Of First Floating Nuclear Plant - Irina Slav
  • The Guardian - Wind direction is critical in devising response to nuclear disaster - Paul Brown
  • World Nuclear News - Belgium needs nuclear and renewables, report finds
  • World Nuclear News - Salamanca development paves way for construction
  • Korea Herald - Nuclear-powered submarine can help S. Korea: navy chief
  • Korea Times - Allied navies conduct strike exercise against N. Korean nuke facilities
  • Eyewitness News Johannesburg - Joemat-Pettersson: Eskom to fund nuclear build on its own - Gaye Davis
  • KFSM - Deactivated Nuclear Reactor Site To Be Cleaned Up - Kathryn Gilker
  • SA Business Day - A year later, Treasury has not replied to DA's request for nuclear build papers - Carol Paton
  • eNews Channel Africa - Eskom to carry cost of nuclear build programme, says minister
  • Edge Financial Daily - Malaysia's nuclear energy plans remain intact - Liew Jia Teng
  • Malaysia Sun - IAEA Starts Review of Malaysia's Nuclear Power Infrastructure Development
  • Radio New Zealand - Marshalls nuclear fight "not in vain"
  • in-cumbria - Cumbria's nuclear French connection - Duncan Bick
  • NJ.com - Nuclear emergency sirens to sound in South Jersey - Bill Gallo Jr.
  • Reuters - German nuclear plant infected with computer viruses, operator says - Christoph Steitz and Eric Auchard
  • Navhind Times - China ready for talks on India's NSG entry, but opposes UN ban on Azhar
  • Xinhua News - S.Korea to preemptively strike DPRK in imminent nuke attack
  • LSE Business Review blog - Foreign investment in critical areas like nuclear power need a formal vetting process
  • Jakarta Globe - Indonesia's First Experimental Nuclear Reactor Held Up by Budgeting Issues
  • Yonhap News - Seoul has second-fastest nuke plant construction time worldwide
  • Bangladesh Daily Star - Letter: We must be cautious of nuclear waste - Sirajul Islam, Retd., Resident Manager, Padma Oil Co. Ltd.
  • Guam Daily Post - Nuke-test refugees to get new housing
  • Marshall Islands Journal - Iroij halts DOE Enewetak flight
  • The Guardian - UK loses top 10 spot in global energy ranking for the first time
  • CNBC - EDF express relief over green light for Hinkley Point nuclear project - Anmar Frangoul
  • InsideSources - UK Deals Favors at Expense of Energy Consumers - Ryan M. Yonk Ph.D. and Josh T. Smith
  • PEI - Norwegian energy minister mocks Hinkley Point decision - Diarmaid Williams
  • Focus Taiwan - Overhaul of Third Nuclear Power Plant reactor begins - Kuo Chu-chen and Lilian Wu
  • Southern Maryland News - Nuclear power plant hosts second open house - Darwin Weigel
  • Japan Times - Toyama tritium researcher's data targeted in cyberattacks
  • WRVO Oswego NY - Decades-Old Mystery Put To Rest: Why Are There X's In The Desert? - Daniel Hajek
  • Tri-City Herald - State blasts DOE claim that Hanford workers are protected - Annette Cary
  • IAEA - Germany a Key Partner for IAEA in Nuclear Research, Decommissioning, Says IAEA Director General - Nanako Kogiku, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - Nuclear Processing for Safer, Cleaner Materials to be Featured at IAEA Conference on Applications of Radiation Science
  • Fin24 - Renewables will also cost SA over R1trn - Joemat-Pettersson - Liesl Peyper
  • Fin24 - EXCLUSIVE: New chapter for nuclear firm as Russia pays Necsa R1.7m - Matthew le Cordeur
  • Fin24 - Cabinet to finally review SA energy plan this week - Liesl Peyper
  • Dr. Mercola - The FDA and Big Pharma Are Too Cozy - Dr. Mercola
  • Washington Post - The 'guinea pig' for U.S. torture is languishing at Guantanamo - Amanda L. Jacobsen and Joseph Margulies
  • Forbes - Indian Energy Wars - Terry L. Anderson
  • NRC - Audit of NRC's Oversight of Low-Level Radioactive Waste Disposal and Waste Blending
  • NRC - Inspector General's FY 2017 Assessment of the Most Serious Management and Performance Challenges Facing the NRC
  • NRC - NRC Confirms Actions to Be Taken at New Jersey Firm to Address Violations at San Francisco Shipyard
  • Asahi Shimbun - Data on nuclear studies, workers may have leaked from university - Sayaka Emukai
  • Mainichi Daily News - Fears of nuclear data leak after university's research unit hacked
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Rule List of Approved Spent Fuel Storage Casks: Holtec International HI-STORM 100 Cask System; Certificate of Compliance No. 1014, Amendment No. 10 FR Document: 2016-24466 Citation: 81 FR 70004 PDF Pages 70004-70011
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Confirmatory Orders: Southern Nuclear Operating Co., Inc.; Edwin I. Hatch Nuclear Plant, Unit Nos. 1 and 2 FR Document: 2016-24463 Citation: 81 FR 70172 PDF Pages 70172-70175
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Facility Operating and Combined Licenses: Applications and Amendments Involving No Significant Hazards Considerations FR Document: 2016-24321 Citation: 81 FR 70175 PDF Pages 70175-70190
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Amendment Applications: Tennessee Valley Authority, Sequoyah Nuclear Plant, Units 1 and 2 FR Document: 2016-24456 Citation: 81 FR 70190 PDF Pages 70190-70191
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2016-24563 Citation: 81 FR 70191 PDF Page 70191

    Monday, October 10, 2016

  • Ruidoso News - Rising interest seen in Downwinders story
  • KPQ Wenatchee - Hanford Plutonium Facility Demolition
  • Reuters - IAEA chief: Nuclear power plant was disrupted by cyber attack - Andrea Shalal
  • Reuters - EUROPE POWER-Day ahead at highest since January, curve off with fuels - Vera Eckert
  • Reuters - China says willing to discuss 'possibilities' with India on nuclear group - Ben Blanchard
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-S.Africa names local consortia for first privately-built coal power project - Wendell Roelf
  • Reuters - Poland calls Russia's Kaliningrad missile deployment inappropriate - Jakub Iglewski
  • Bloomberg - Almost 1.4 Million Without Power as Matthew Death Toll Rises - Mark Chediak, Amy Stillman
  • AP - Putin, Erdogan voice support for gas pipeline project - Cinar Kiper
  • AP - New Delhi airport calls off emergency over radioactive leak
  • ROCKY FLATS DOWNWINDERS - Rocky Flats Downwinders
  • BBC News - Russia's top spin doctor in nuclear warning - Steve Rosenberg
  • New York Times - Britain's Nuclear Cover-Up - Peter Wynn Kirby
  • China Daily - Nuclear firm confident reactor can pass strict UK test - Zheng Xin
  • Reuters - Militant interest in attacking nuclear sites stirs concern in Europe - Geert De Clercq and Christoph Steitz
  • Bangkok Post - OAP stands firm on new law regulating nuclear energy
  • Helena Independent Record - A nuclear reactor in Colstrip would be a win for Montana - Bob Balhiser, Helena
  • Arkansas Democrat-Gazette - Nuke site cleanup gets cash--U.S. sends $10M to closed reactor - Jaime Adame
  • Japan Times - Evacuation drill for Genkai nuclear power plant 'accident' participated in by 2,500 locals
  • Trend News Agency - Turkey to speed up issuing license to Akkuyu nuke-plant
  • Xinhua News - S.Korea to preemptively strike DPRK in imminent nuke attack
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - Letter: Closing Diablo Canyon nuclear power plant is pure foolishness - Anthony Armini, Nipomo
  • Daily News & Analysis - Delhi N-leak: Clamour for safety regulator grows
  • Philippine Daily Inquirer - The power challenge - Corazon PB. Claudio
  • Navhind Times - Govt to push for joint ventures in light water reactor projects
  • Deutsche Welle - Hearing against Germany begins as investors seek damages for nuclear phase-out
  • Platts - New York nuclear plant subsidies fuel controversy - Bob Matyi
  • The Hindu - IGI on tenterhooks after false alarm about radioactive leak
  • Jewish News - Dimona nuclear reactor to be renamed in Peres' honour
  • The Guardian - Global demand for energy will peak in 2030, says World Energy Council - Rob Davies
  • World Nuclear News - Energy sector faces 'Grand Transition', says WEC
  • World Nuclear News - Belgium needs nuclear and renewables, report finds
  • Deccan Herald - Radioactive leak at Delhi airport triggers panic
  • Hans India - Kovvada plant caught in web of protests - Chowdari Lakshmana Rao
  • BelTA - Belarus has a right to make its own choices in nuclear energy - Kristina Haverkamp
  • BelTA - Energy Ministry: Belarus shares all information on NPP project
  • in-cumbria - Engineering firm rises to hazardous Sellafield challenge
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - Diablo Canyon warning sirens to be tested this week

    Sunday, October 09, 2016

  • Sputnik News - President Putin: Plutonium Problems with Washington
  • Augusta Chronicle - Scuttlebiz: MOX project is too far along to abandon - Damon Cline
  • Decatur Herald & Review - Nuclear waste remains dangerous - Jackie Briscoe
  • USA Today - Time for a carbon tax? A former Bush official says yes - Bill Loveless
  • Salt Lake Tribune - University of Utah exhibit shows nuclear testing's downwind effects - Brady McCombs
  • Twin Falls Times-News - Herrett Forum to feature INL director
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - Ground control efforts continue at WIPP
  • Reuters - Images show activity at North Korea satellite launch site: report - Yeganeh Torbati
  • Reuters - U.S. envoy says Washington to use all means to pressure North Korea - Jack Kim
  • Reuters - Russia says U.S. actions threaten its national security - Maria Kiselyova
  • Bloomberg - More Than a Million Remain in the Dark After Hurricane Matthew - Mark Chediak
  • AP - New Delhi airport calls off emergency over radioactive leak
  • AP - US says Iran rules don't ease sanctions, but others disagree - Matthew Lee
  • AP - Baltic region worried about Russian missiles in Kaliningrad - Vanessa Gera, Jim Heintz
  • AP - Utah exhibit shows nuclear testing's downwind effects
  • NDTV - The Radioactive Leak at Delhi's IGI Airport: What Really Happened - Pallava Bagla and Sandeep Phukan
  • Times of India - No danger from radioactive leak at IGI Airport, NDRF says - Bharti Jain
  • Indian Express - Radioactive leak at Delhi airport, NDRF says nothing to panic
  • BBC - North Korea: When is an earthquake a nuclear test?
  • Deutsche Welle - Nuclear conflict with North Korea: a spiral of repeated failure
  • Economic Times - Nuclear energy: Government to push for JVs in light water reactor projects
  • Sputnik News - Russia Rules Out Using Plutonium Falling Under Deal With US to Make Weapons
  • Augusta Chronicle - Nuclear power is crucial in ensuring the reliability of nation's electricity - Nolan E. Hertel, Ph.D., P.E., professor of nuclear and radiological engineering at the Georgia Institute of Technology
  • Plattsburgh Press Republican - Green, conservative groups align against Cuomo nuclear subsidy - Joe Mahoney
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Nuclear Worker Documentary Coming To Los Alamos - Chris Clark
  • Times of India - New nuclear reactor to be commissioned next year
  • Korea Times - China's pampering of N. Korea exacerbates nuclear issues - Kim Jae-kyoung
  • PTI news - No radioactive leakage detected: Govt
  • Yonhap News - New U.S. administration should give priority to tackling N.K. nukes: ex-negotiator - yonngong@yna.co.kr
  • Korea Herald - Controversy boils over preemptive strike on NK - Shin Hyon-hee
  • Korea Times - Recommendations on N. Korea - Tong Kim
  • Lower Hudson Journal - Indian Point behind gigabit plan
  • Business Standard - Nuclear energy: Govt to push for joint ventures in light water reactor projects
  • Detroit Free Press - Reducing waste, increasing capacity critical to Mich.'s energy future - Keith Matheny
  • Tri-City Herald - Richland scientist to discuss worldwide energy market, challenges
  • Newsweek - Post Snowden, the Government Still Can't Protect Whistleblowers - Jeff Stein
  • Fin24 - There is room for nuclear - Dewald Van Rensburg
  • New York Times - Memories of a Secret C.I.A. Prison - Neil Collier and Sheri Fink
  • Lincoln County Record - Yucca Mountain for Interim Storage?
  • Radio Adelaide - University of Adelaide - JUST SAY NO TO NUCLEAR WASTE – NATIONAL DAY OF ACTION:15TH OCT
  • Kyodo News - Gov't panel launches discussion on fast-breeder reactor development
  • Asahi Shimbun - Propaganda photo cache from wartime China found in Kyoto - Yasuji Nagai
  • Japan Times - Japanese, Saudi Arabian ministers meet, agree to cooperate on Internet of Things, renewable energy

    Saturday, October 08, 2016

  • UNLV NewsCenter - 'I Had Nothing to Lose' - Greg Lacour
  • Vancouver Columbian - Demolition of hazardous Hanford nuclear building weeks away
  • Reuters - EUROPE POWER-French spot power prices jump to four-year high on nuclear outage worries - Bate Felix
  • Bloomberg - A Million Without Power as Matthew Weakens to Category 2 Storm - Brian K Sullivan, Mark Chediak
  • AP - US further eases Iran sanctions after nuclear deal - Matthew Lee
  • The Guardian - North Korean nuclear site shows signs of preparation for another test – report
  • The Hankyoreh - Blue House monitoring North Korea closely for provocation around anniversary on Oct. 10 - Choi Hye-jung and Park Byong-su
  • Wall Street Journal - Russia Moves Nuclear-Capable Missile System Toward Polish Border - Drew Hinshaw, Julian E. Barnes
  • Coeur d'Alene Press - Nuclear waste plan a threat to Idaho - Mark E. Weadick
  • PEI - Study recommends nuclear/ renewables mix for Belgium - Diarmaid Williams
  • ABC.au - Nuclear waste storage plan prompts more citizens' jury debate in South Australia
  • Gulf Today - UAE urges steps to declare ME N-free zone
  • Northern Scot - Nuclear waste flights creating 'extra risk' - News Limited Australlia
  • News Limited - SA premier to trust the people on dump
  • BBC News - Russia deploys nuclear-capable missiles in Kaliningrad
  • The Guardian - Russia moving nuclear-capable missiles into Kaliningrad, says Estonia - Patrick Wintour
  • ABC.au - Nuclear waste storage plan prompts more citizens' jury debate in South Australia
  • Eurasia Review - Floating Nuclear Power Plants: Are They Safe and Secure? – Analysis - Julius Cesar I. Trajano, Associate Research Fellow with the Nuclear Energy Programme of the Centre for Non-Traditional Security (NTS) Studies, S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies (RSIS), Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
  • Manila Times - Bataan bishop opposes nuclear plant reopening - Ernie B. Esconde
  • Maldon and Burnham Standard - Campaign group 'shocked and disappointed' after plans to store more nuclear waste at Bradwell given the green light
  • Weston & Somerset Mercury - Mixed reactions after Hinkley Point C deal is signed at last
  • Japan Times - Resuming Monju reactor operations may cost over ¥540 billion
  • Manning Times, SC - A note from Duke Energy on storm preparations
  • Glen Rose Reporter - Luminant reaches agreement with Somervell County over Comanche Peak valuation
  • BBC News - 'Ambitious' week-long Gwynedd military exercise launched
  • Government Accountability Project - WIPO Director General Retaliates Against Whistleblower - Bea Edwards
  • Press TV - US eases more sanctions against Iran after nuclear deal
  • Gizmodo - Documents Reveal Stranger Things Really Freaked Out the Department of Energy - Bryan Menegus
  • Reason Foundation - In Afghanistan, a 15-Year Failure--Endemic corruption has prevented any sort of victory. - Steve Chapman
  • Washington Examiner - Three senators push to enhance whistleblower protections after Energy Department retaliations
  • Asahi Shimbun - Hiroshima anime comes face-to-face with horrors of war
  • Mainichi Daily News - Gov't panel launches discussion on fast-breeder reactor development
  • Mainichi Daily News - Fire destroys Fukushima nuclear disaster evacuee housing
  • TEPCO - Investment in United Wind, a United States venture company that develops a customer solutions business utilizing small wind power The first strategic investment in an overseas venture company
  • TEPCO - Evaluation of the exposure dose of workers at the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station
  • TEPCO - Situation of storing and treatment of accumulated water including highly concentrated radioactive materials at Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station (272nd Release)
  • TEPCO - Fuel Cost Adjustment in the Electricity Rates for November 2016
  • TEPCO - Financial Assistance from the Nuclear Damage Compensation and Decommissioning Facilitation Corporation
  • JAIF - Mihama-3 NPP Clears Compatibility Examination with New Regulatory Standards
  • JAIF - Committee Discusses Limited Liability of Nuclear Operators for Accidents
  • JAIF - JAIF to Move Office to New Location
  • JAIF - Diverse Range of Japanese Nuclear R&D Exhibited at 60th IAEA General Conference
  • JAIF - Diverse Range of Japanese Nuclear R&D Exhibited at 60th IAEA General Conference

    Friday, October 07, 2016

  • KVEW Kennewick - Trump drummed about Yucca Mountain during stops in Nevada - Dennis Shannon
  • Grist - This young engineer wants to convince you that nuclear power is just what the climate needs - Heather Smith
  • Economics21 - An Energy Agenda for a New Administration - William O'Keefe
  • CBS Denver - Debate Over Public Trails On Former Nuclear Weapons Site - Jeff Todd
  • Albuquerque Journal - Second rock fall discovered at WIPP - Maddy Hayden
  • EIN News - Los-Alamos-Townsite-Cleanup-Complete-at-TA-01
  • Tri-City Herald - Demolition may start soon on Hanford's most hazardous building - Annette Cary
  • Reuters - Nuclear fusion reactor ITER's construction accelerates as cost estimate swells - Geert De Clercq
  • Reuters - Iran nuclear deal still fragile, U.N. atomic chief says: DPA - Francois Murphy
  • Reuters - French spot power price for Monday delivery hits 100 euros/MWh - Bate Felix
  • Reuters - Satellite images show activity at North Korea nuclear test site: report - Jack Kim and Ju-min Park
  • Reuters - FPL says Saint Lucie 2 Florida reactor shut ahead of Matthew - Nithin Prasad
  • Reuters - Eletrobras internal probe finds signs of widespread corruption -source - Luciano Costa
  • Bloomberg - French Nuclear Woes Push Power Prices in Europe to Record - Rachel Morison, Weixin Zha
  • Bloomberg - More Than 500,000 Without Power as Matthew Nears Florida Coast - Jim Polson
  • RT - Russia starts work on Arctic dock for 1st-ever floating nuclear power plant
  • Daily Caller - Gov't Red Tape Is Strangling American Nuclear Power - Andrew Follett
  • Vermont Business Magazine - Congressional delegation clashes with nuke industry
  • Gaffney Ledger - Duke makes pitch for nuke plant project to NRC brass - Tim Gulla
  • Japan Times - Tokyo watches for North Korea nuclear test ahead of Workers' Party anniversary - Ayako Mie
  • UPI - North Korea's nuclear site, rocket launching station show new activity - Elizabeth Shim
  • Japan Times - U.S. elections are the reason behind uptick in North Korea nuclear tests: experts - Tim Sullivan
  • NK News - Will Pyongyang conduct another nuclear test this weekend? - JH Ahn
  • Asia Times - North Korea sees nuclear power status within reach - John Power
  • Asahi Shimbun - Radioactive water leaks from storage tank at Fukushima plant
  • Japan Today - Kyushu nuclear reactor halted for safety work
  • Japan Times - Federation estimates Fukushima nuke plant cleanup costs, redress may rise to ¥8 trillion
  • Bloomberg - Fukushima Cleanup Talks Put Tepco Survival Risk in Focus - Finbarr Flynn, Tesun Oh, Emi Urabe
  • Richmond Times-Dispatch - Editorial: McAuliffe favors uranium mining - elsewhere
  • TCPalm - St. Lucie Nuclear Plant to restart after routine review - Lucas Daprile
  • NBC Bay Area - Firefighters Clean Up Small Radioactive Spill That Prompted Evacuations in Antioch
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Nuclear Roundup: 10/06/16 - Jodi Lieberman
  • Amsterdam News - Community demands safely run nuclear power plants - Frank Fraley President, SHARE
  • The Diplomat - Russia Lays Down 3 New Nuclear Submarines - Franz-Stefan Gady
  • Las Cruces Sun-News - Report: Los Alamos to end some radioactive waste disposal - The Associated Press
  • ABC.au - Aboriginal man's story of Maralinga nuclear bomb survival told with virtual reality - Alex Mann
  • InDaily Adelaide - Collisions: part disaster movie, part travelogue, completely immersive
  • Power Engineering International - Study recommends nuclear/ renewables mix for Belgium - Diarmaid Williams
  • Business Day Johannesburg - Radioactive episodes in the land of nuclear tests - Nataliya Nehlebova
  • RT - 'Cancer connected with nuclear disasters develops in Yemeni children'
  • TCPalm - St. Lucie Power Plant shut down because of Hurricane Matthew - Isadora Rangel
  • Pakistan Daily Times - Pakistan's nuclear responsibility
  • Zee News - Marshall Islands case dismissal: India says nuclear approach vindicated
  • SA Independent - Why speculate on nuclear costs without market intelligence? - Matshela Koko
  • Athens News Courier - BROWNS FERRY NUKE PLANT: Power increase request still under consideration - Adam Smith
  • Power Engineering International - EDF appoints CRA to perform Sizewell nuclear analysis - Diarmaid Williams
  • CNBC - Florida's utilities on 'new ground' with Hurricane Matthew - Tom DiChristopher
  • Bloomberg - Hurricane Matthew Is a $15 Billion Threat Headed to Florida - Brian K Sullivan
  • Palm Beach Post - Hurricane Matthew likely to overpower grid, FPL concedes - Susan Salisbury
  • Patch Walnut Creek, CA - Update: Radioactive Spill in Antioch Cleaned Up--There were evacuations for a time. - Bea Karnes
  • Daily Post North Wales - Trawsfynydd nuclear power station to come under attack in huge international military exercise
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - The continuing danger of Semipalatinsk - Magdalena Stawkowski
  • 38North - North Korea's Punggye-ri Nuclear Test Site: Activity Spotted at All Three Portals
  • BelTA - Reactor vessel to be shipped to Belarusian nuclear power plant in late October
  • Southwest Colorado Journal - Toxic spill raises fear at White Mesa uranium mill--White Mesa raises fear about toxic spills, water - Jim Mimiaga
  • Energy and Capital UK - The Strange Case of Nuclear Power - Megan Dailey
  • Barrie Examiner - Letter: Waters muddied by nuclear generation - Colin Tanner, Oro-Medonte Township
  • Engineering and Technology Magazine - Miniature nuclear power stations available within decade - Tereza Pultarova
  • AllAfrica - South Africa: Rosatom Still 'Upbeat' About Nuclear Bid
  • Reuters - Innogy CEO urges speed in talks to seal nuclear deal before year-end - Christoph Steitz and Alexander Huebner
  • World Nuclear News - Work starts on on-shore infrastructure for Russian floating plant
  • World Nuclear News - Russia withdraws from US nuclear cooperation
  • World Nuclear News - Framework for Candu reactor refurbishment
  • World Nuclear News - End walls in place for Chernobyl cover
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - Diablo Canyon closure proceedings begin in San Francisco - Kaytlyn Leslie
  • CNBC - The world's largest energy producers - Anmar Frangoul
  • Philadelphia Inquirer - Judge rules in favor of Penn vs. brain-cancer victim; family plans appeal - Tom Avril
  • Medill Reports Chicago - Hiroshima exhibit documents the innocent victims of the atom bomb - Wen-Yee Lee
  • Vermont Business Magazine - Vermont Yankee kicks off $143 million project for fuel storage
  • KSL-TV - Lambing bighorns, radiation and rocky terrain part of mine closure project - Amy Joi O'Donoghue
  • Idaho State Journal - Idaho fines DOE over missed waste treatment deadline
  • The Dartmouth, Hanover, NH - Second property found tainted by lab waste - Alexa Green
  • Los Angeles Times - 'My Atomic Aunt' and other docs bring foreign cultures to American audiences - Jeffrey Fleishman
  • Fort Bliss Bugle - White Sands Missile Range holds Trinity Site open house - Wendy Brown
  • Santa Clarita Gazette - Can We Break on Through to the Other Side? - Lee Barnathan
  • Newry Times - Ritchie calls for independent Sellafield inquiry
  • Tri-City Herald - Time lapse of demolition prep at Hanford Plutonium Reclamation Facility
  • DOE - DOE Monitoring Energy Infrastructure, Responds as Hurricane Matthew Hits Florida - Eben Burnham-Snyder, Director of Public Affairs
  • DOE - Solar-Powered Houses Take Starring Role in Denver's Community of Tomorrow - Linda Silverman, Director, Solar Decathlon
  • NRC - NRC Remains a Top Performer in Government Survey
  • NRC blog - Hurricane Matthew and the NRC – UPDATED
  • Trend News Agency - Iran, China start co-op on Arak facility - Emil Ilgar
  • Press TV - Small failures in JCPOA implementation can create big issues: IAEA chief
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Is SA playing Russian roulette with nuclear energy? - Matthew le Cordeur, with Lameez Omarjee
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Civil bodies have no nuclear legal case - Rosatom - Lameez Omarjee
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Rosatom still "upbeat" about nuclear bid - Lameez Omarjee
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Weekly Receipts FR Document: 2016-24335 Citation: 81 FR 69813 PDF Page 69813
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Rule List of Approved Spent Fuel Storage Casks: NAC International MAGNASTOR Cask System; Certificate of Compliance No. 1031, Amendment No. 6 FR Document: 2016-24317 Citation: 81 FR 69659 PDF Pages 69659-69663
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Proposed Rule List of Approved Spent Fuel Storage Casks: NAC International MAGNASTOR Cask System; Certificate of Compliance No. 1031, Amendment No. 6 FR Document: 2016-24316 Citation: 81 FR 69719 PDF Pages 69719-69721
  • Cape Breton Spectator - Roads To Hell: Nuclear Waste on the Move - Sean Howard
  • Blackburn News - Opposition Grows To Trucking Liquid Nuclear Waste - Lee Michaels
  • DOE:EERE - 3 Questions with a 'Founding Father' of Hydrogen and Fuel Cells: Byron McCormick - Kim Soaper, Fuel Cell Technologies Office
  • DOE:EM - DOE Announces Industry Day and Community Forum Activities for the Savannah River Site Operations Acquisition (Post FY 2018) - Jim Giusti
  • Sputnik News - Floating Nightmare: US Navy Has No Clue When $13 Billion Warship Will Be Done
  • DOE:EERE - Revolution...Now Rewind: Illustrating the Wind Energy Story - Jose Zayas, Wind Energy Technologies Office Director
  • International Policy Digest - On the Issue of Japan, Fukushima and Rice - Claire McCurdy
  • Power Engineering International - Tepco: No contaminated water leaking into Pacific - Diarmaid Williams
  • Japan Times - Federation estimates Fukushima nuke plant cleanup costs, redress may rise to ¥8 trillion
  • Bloomberg - Fukushima Cleanup Talks Put Tepco Survival Risk in Focus - Finbarr Flynn, Tesun Oh, Emi Urabe

    Thursday, October 06, 2016

  • Washington Post - Trump punts on Yucca Mountain, a major issue in key swing state of Nevada - Sean Sullivan
  • WPLG - Trump ducks questions on Nevada's Yucca Mountain - CNN NewSource
  • CNN - Reid schools Trump in 'Nevada' pronunciation - David Wright
  • KSNV-TV NBC Las Vegas - EXCLUSIVE | One-on-one with presidential candidate Donald Trump - Jim Snyder & Aubrey Clerkin
  • The Hill blog - Trump punts on Yucca nuclear waste site - Timothy Cama
  • IRIN - EXCLUSIVE: Iraq War records reignite debate over US use of depleted uranium - Samuel Oakford
  • KUNM Albuquerque - Idaho Falls Post Register
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Test reactor treated Idaho potatoes with radiation - Luke Ramseth
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - Second rock fall discovered at WIPP - Maddy Hayden
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Second ceiling collapse at WIPP raises readiness questions - Rebecca Moss
  • AMI Newswire - Second rock fall discovered at nuclear waste site - Joseph Hammond
  • Denver Westword - Rocky Flats Wildlife Refuge Hosts First "Sharing Session" Tonight - Patricia Calhoun
  • KUNM Albuquerque - LANL To End On-Site Waste Disposal
  • Reuters - Russia suspends nuclear agreement, ends uranium research pact with United States - Lidia Kelly
  • New York Times - Marshall Islands Can't Sue the World's Nuclear Powers, U.N. Court Rules - Marlise Simons
  • The Guardian - Marshall Islands nuclear arms lawsuit thrown out by UN's top court - Agence France-Presse
  • The Diplomat - No Luck for Marshall Islands in Nuclear Disarmament Case Against India, Pakistan, and UK - Ankit Panda
  • Common Dreams - 'Where Is Justice'? Top UN Court Rejects Marshall Islands Nuke Case - Nadia Prupis
  • Deutsche Welle - Marshall Islands nuclear arms case fizzles at ICJ
  • Oneonta Daily Star - Nuclear plan gets backlash from left, right - Joe Mahoney
  • Lower Hudson Journal - Coalition forms to fight NY nuclear bailout - Jon Campbell
  • WBFO Buffalo - Nuclear plant bailout likely to tax ratepayers - Karen DeWitt
  • NY Daily News - Cuomo plan to add nuclear plants may cost Con Edison customers extra $705M - Glenn Blain
  • Albany Times Union blog - Green groups call on state to scrap upstate nuclear subsidies - Casey Seiler
  • The Ecologist UK - Japan abandons Monju fast reactor: the slow death of a nuclear dream - Dr Jim Green
  • Huffington Post - Agenda for the New Secretary of Energy - R.F. Hemphill
  • Toledo Blade - Anti-nuclear activists mark Fermi 1 incident--It was a half-century ago that plant had a partial meltdown - Tom Henry
  • Reuters - TABLE-Japan nuclear reactor operations - Osamu Tsukimori
  • Japan Times - Kyushu Electric begins inspection of Kagoshima reactor - Spartanburg Herald Journal
  • Spartanburg Herald Journal - NRC could OK permits for Gaffney nuke reactors by end of year - Bob Montgomery
  • Gaffney Ledger - Hearing regarding proposed nuclear plant wraps up--Decision expected soon - Tim Gulla
  • Danville Register & Bee - GOP lawmakers defend Garrett's vote on nuclear energy bill - Trevor Metcalfe
  • Oswego County Today - Labor Council Praises Governor Cuomo and PSC for Support of Upstate Nuclear Plants - Source: Www.Utilitylaborcouncil.Com/
  • KRQE News 13 Albuquerque - Report: Los Alamos to end on-site radioactive waste disposal - Associated Press
  • Sputnik News - End of US-Russia Plutonium Pact 'Not Catastrophic' for Nonproliferation Goals
  • Pakistan Express Tribune - Pakistan, Belarus agree on nuclear energy cooperation - Sardar Sikander
  • Daily Telegraph - Fallon says £41bn new nuclear submarine programme 'cannot be late' - Alan Tovey
  • Korea Times - Korea is world's sixth-largest nuclear-powered country - Jhoo Dong-chan
  • Cape Cod Times - Pilgrim watchdog calls out nuclear regulators - Christine Legere
  • Allentown Morning Call - Feds seek comments on Talen's Susquehanna nuclear power plant license transfer - Anthony Salamone
  • Pakistan Nation - Pakistan, Belarus agree on nuclear co-op
  • Korea Economic Daily - Korea Hydro & Nuclear Wins $530 Mil. Hydropower Project in Pakistan - beje@hankyung.com
  • AsiaOne - Nuclear power not a viable option for now
  • Lewiston Tribune - Idaho fines feds over missed nuclear waste treatment deadline - Associated Press
  • Mid-Hudson News - Clearwater: IP oil leak "symptomatic of an aging, failing" nuke plant
  • Creamer Media's Engineering News - South Africa needs more skills for nuclear energy programme - Anine Kilian
  • Business Day Johannesburg - Letter: Law could protect nuclear social pact - David Milne, Kempton Park
  • Newsroom America - ONE DAY LEFT: help stop uranium mines near Grand Canyon - Sierra Club
  • Asahi Shimbun - No. 3 reactor at Mihama plant gets NRA nod on safety screening
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - PG&E promises public input before making post-Diablo land decisions - Kaytlyn Leslie
  • Public News Service - Renewable Energy Outpaces Nuclear, in New Mexico and Nation
  • The Ecologist UK - Cheap as chips! 'Negligible' cost of integrating big solar into UK grid - Oliver Tickell
  • Reuters - Swiss nuclear plant outages - Vera Eckert
  • Malaysia Sun - IAEA team to review Malaysia's nuclear energy infrastructure
  • Reuters - Swiss nuke plant Leibstadt off line until Feb after problems - Silke Koltrowitz
  • Warrington Guardian - Will Hinkley development be good for Warrington?
  • Electric Light & Power - PSEG to retire its two New Jersey coal plants in June 2017 - Editors of Electric Light & Power/ POWERGRID International
  • Long Island News - EPA Finalizes $3.2 Million Plan to Cleanup Arsenic and Lead in Soil at the Former Li Tungsten Property in Glen Cove, NY
  • Beyond Nuclear - INTERNATIONAL COURT OF JUSTICE DISMISSES MARSHALL ISLANDS' NUCLEAR DISARMAMENT CASES WITHOUT CONSIDERING THE MERITS - Rick Wayman of the Nulear Age Peace Foundation
  • DOE - Secretary Moniz Statement on Reaching Threshold for Paris Agreement's Entry into Force
  • NAS - Project Update: Evaluation of the Advanced Research Projects Agency – Energy (ARPA-E)
  • NRC - NRC Awards FY16 Grants
  • USGS - Earthquake: M5.7 - 34km ESE of Taitung City, Taiwan
  • World Nuclear News - Paris Agreement enters into force
  • World Nuclear News - Kirienko leaves Rosatom to join Presidential Administration
  • National Post - New satellite images reveal besieged Aleppo mere weeks from being utterly laid waste - Associated Press
  • National Post - Kelly McParland: Trudeau's carbon plan means Canadians will pay more for a tax that will have very little impact - Kelly McParland
  • IAEA - IAEA Mission Says Canada's Pickering Nuclear Plant Has Strengthened Safety, Sees Scope for Further Improvement
  • IAEA - Open for Registration: IAEA Fast Reactors and Fuel Cycles Conference - Anastasia Lazykina, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy; Irena Chatzis, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • Xinhua News - Afghanistan given 15.2 bln USD aid for 2017-2020
  • Health and Human Services Department - Notice Meetings: Secretary's Advisory Committee on Human Research Protections FR Document: 2016-24251 Citation: 81 FR 69538 PDF Pages 69538-69539
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Proposed Rule Risk-Informed Changes to Loss-of-Coolant Accident Technical Requirements FR Document: 2016-24189 Citation: 81 FR 69446 PDF Pages 69446-69448
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Determinations of Successful Completions of Inspections, Tests, and Analyses: Vogtle Electric Generating Plant, Units 3 and 4 FR Document: 2016-24192 Citation: 81 FR 69553 PDF Pages 69553-69554
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2016-24389 Citation: 81 FR 69553 PDF Page 69553
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Source and Byproduct Materials Licenses: Strata Energy, Inc.; Ross Uranium In-Situ Recovery Facility FR Document: 2016-24196 Citation: 81 FR 69554 PDF Pages 69554-69555
  • Veterans Affairs Department - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Agent Orange Registry Code Sheet FR Document: 2016-24156 Citation: 81 FR 69571 PDF Pages 69571-69572
  • Veterans Affairs Department - Meetings: Research Advisory Committee on Gulf War Veterans' Illnesses FR Document: 2016-24228 Citation: 81 FR 69572 PDF Page 69572
  • Japan Times - Kyushu Electric begins inspection of Kagoshima reactor
  • Focus Taiwan - Ban on food from Japan's radiation-affected areas remains: FDA
  • Kyodo News - Fukushima plant cleanup costs, compensation may rise by 8 tril. yen
  • Kyodo News - Kyushu Electric begins scheduled checkup of nuclear reactor
  • Asahi Shimbun - No. 3 reactor at Mihama plant gets NRA nod on safety screening
  • NHK World - Storage tank leaks at Fukushima Daiichi plant
  • NHK World - Sendai No.1reactor undergoing regular inspection
  • NHK World - Calls grow to curb further govt. support to TEPCO
  • Mainichi Daily News - Nuclear authority method may underestimate quake sizes: study
  • Mainichi Daily News - Kyushu Electric begins scheduled checkup of nuclear reactor
  • Mainichi Daily News - Another aging reactor passes safety checks to operate beyond 40 yrs

    Wednesday, October 05, 2016

  • Albuquerque Journal - WIPP plans will go on even if Russia quits plutonium deal - Lauren Villagran
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Still chasing dream, Japan rejigs fast-breeder reactor - Ryosuke Matsuzoe
  • Athens Post, OH - For What it's Worth: Nuclear energy is the future of clean energy - Michael O'Malley, senior studying political science at Ohio University
  • RealClearPolitics - America's Untapped Energy Resources - Carl M. Cannon
  • GSA Business - Fluor part of group getting DOE contract
  • Middle East Eye - Canada postpones case against Iraq war resisters, but should drop it entirely - Gregory Shupak
  • Ruidoso News - Rising interest seen in Downwinders story
  • Los Alamos Monitor - Report: LANL to end on-site radioactive waste disposal at Area G in 2017 - Tris DeRoma
  • KUNM Albuquerque - Lawmakers Push More Higher Ed Cuts, Ceiling Collapse At WIPP Raises Concerns
  • Las Cruces Sun-News - Ceiling collapse causes concern in Carlsbad's waste plant - Associated Press
  • Artesia Daily Press - Ground control review underway at WIPP following rock fall
  • Aiken Standard - Waste Isolation Pilot Plant cave-in adds to safety questions - Thomas Gardiner
  • KUSA Denver - The future plans for Rocky Flats wildlife refuge - Noel Brennan,
  • Denver Post - Feds seek balance in converting Cold War plutonium trigger plant west of Denver to wildlife haven - Bruce Finley
  • Reuters - UPDATE 3-Tepco calls for govt help to curb impact of rising Fukushima costs - Osamu Tsukimori and Kentaro Hamada
  • Reuters - World Court rejects Marshall Islands suit seeking nuclear disarmament - Toby Sterling
  • Reuters - New wave of power plants is fueling U.S. gas demand: Kemp - John Kemp
  • Reuters - EUROPE POWER-French spot soars on tight supply worries after outages - Bate Felix
  • Reuters - Putin appoints deputy minister as new head of Rosatom - Lidia Kelly and Dmitry Solovyov
  • Reuters - Coal rises from the ashes, rally to last until 2017 - Henning Gloystein and Nina Chestney
  • Bloomberg - Tepco Falls After President Highlights Fukushima Cost Risk - Stephen Stapczynski, Tsuyoshi Inajima
  • Bloomberg - U.S., China Said to Discuss Choking Off North Korea Energy - Kambiz Foroohar, Ting Shi
  • Bloomberg - Putin's Ultimatum to the Next U.S. President - Leonid Bershidsky
  • AP - World court has no jurisdiction in nuclear disarmament case - Mike Corder
  • NWTRB - Summer 2016 Board Meeting Transcript
  • IAEA - Iraq Uses Nuclear Technology to Improve Crop Productivity and Adapt to Climate Change - Laura Gil, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • World Nuclear News - Cyber risk must be managed, says World Energy Council
  • World Nuclear News - Japan bolsters reprocessing work, reports on Fukushima radiation
  • World Nuclear News - 'Keyhole surgery' for Sellafield waste retrieval
  • BBC - UN court throws out Marshall Islands' nuclear weapons case
  • Yonhap News - N.K. vows retaliatory nuke strikes against U.S. threat - sooyeon@yna.co.kr
  • Yonhap News - Clinton's running mate supports preemptive action on N.K. in event of impending nuclear attack - jschang@yna.co.kr
  • Yonhap News - Washington's U.N. envoy to visit S. Korea to discuss N.K. nuclear issue - kokobj@yna.co.kr
  • Xinhua News - Canadian environment commissioner slams mismanaged nuclear power plant safety inspections
  • Xinhua News - Radiation detection system launched at Bulgaria's border checkpoints
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Biological and Environmental Research Advisory Committee FR Document: 2016-24058 Citation: 81 FR 69054 PDF Page 69054
  • Energy Department - Notice Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Northern New Mexico FR Document: 2016-24057 Citation: 81 FR 69054 PDF Pages 69054-69055
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Proposed Rule Processing Fitness-for-Duty Drug and Alcohol Cases FR Document: 2016-24073 Citation: 81 FR 69010 PDF Pages 69010-69011
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Guidance: General Use of Locks in the Protection and Control of Facilities, Radioactive Materials, Classified Information, Classified Matter, and Safeguards Information FR Document: 2016-23992 Citation: 81 FR 69088 PDF Pages 69088-69089
  • Nuclear Energy Insider - US utilities warn new rules could impact reactor closures
  • Nuclear Energy Insider - Operators urged to prioritize labor plans to control decommissioning costs
  • Bloomberg - Tepco Falls After President Highlights Fukushima Cost Risk - Stephen Stapczynski, Tsuyoshi Inajima
  • Reuters - Tepco calls for government help to curb impact of rising Fukushima costs - Osamu Tsukimori and Kentaro Hamada
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Japan grapples with cost of scrapping Fukushima plant
  • Enformable - Uranium mining industry in survival mode after Fukushima - Lucas W Hixson
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Another aging reactor passes safety checks to operate beyond 40 years
  • Sierra Club of Canada - Liquid Nuclear Waste Convoys: A Threat to the Waters of the Great Lakes
  • Consortium News - The Unmourned Plutonium Disposal Deal - Jonathan Marshall
  • NNSS - Groundwater Characterization

    Tuesday, October 04, 2016

  • Greenfield Recorder - Neal, in Rowe, backs federal bill for nuke fuel storage - Diane Broncaccio
  • News Corp Australia - Companies may ease nuclear waste backlog - Timothy Gardner
  • UNM Daily Lobo - Group demands reparations for impacts of nuclear testing - Jonathan Natvig
  • KUER NPR Utah - Downwinders of Utah Archive Opens At U's Marriott Library - Bob Nelson
  • Salt Lake Tribune - 'They said it was safe when they knew it wasn't': Utah downwinders archive scrutinizes fallout from nuclear testing - Benjamin Wood
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - WIPP Update: Ground Control Review Underway Following Rock Fall - Carol A. Clark
  • Albuquerque Journal - WIPP plans will go on even if Russia quits plutonium deal - Lauren Villagran
  • Las Cruces Sun-News - Archaeologist to give talk about Manhattan Project park - Minerva Baumann
  • Portsmouth Daily Times - EM officials tout D&D progress - Frank Lewis
  • Newswise - Story Tips From the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory, October 2016
  • Reuters - Canadian watchdog raps nuclear regulator over power plant probes - David Ljunggren
  • Reuters - Russia has no far-reaching plans to suspend U.S. agreements: Kremlin - Maria Tsvetkova
  • Reuters - UPDATE 4-Iran signs first new style energy contract with a local firm - Parisa Hafezi
  • Reuters - EUROPE POWER-Spot slides on increased renewables output - Bate Felix
  • Bloomberg - Closing the Book on Nuclear Power Isn't Easy: QuickTake Q&A
  • Tino Andresen, Brian Parkin - U.S.-Russia Ties Crumble Under Weight of Syria, Nuclear Pact - Toluse Olorunnipa, Kambiz Foroohar
  • AP - US wants to build Idaho facility for warships' nuclear waste - Keith Ridler
  • AP - Putin suspends weapons-grade plutonium deal with US - Vladimir Isachenkov
  • Los Angeles Times - 50 years after 'we almost lost Detroit,' America's nuclear power industry faces even graver doubts - Michael Hiltzik
  • London Sun - Russia holds massive nuclear war exercise involving 40MILLION people as military tensions rise with US - Sam Webb
  • Globe and Mail - Nuclear-safety agency not adequately inspecting power plants, watchdog says - Gloria Galloway
  • CBC Canada - Nuclear power plant safety inspections hit-and-miss, watchdog says - Tom Parry
  • CTV News - Environment audit urges nuclear safety watchdog to better track inspections - Joanna Smith
  • Japan Times - Nuclear cash cow Monju now a liability for residents as plant faces ax - Eric Johnston
  • Sputnik News - US Fails to Inform Russia About Changed Plutonium Disposal Method
  • MassLive Republican - Rowe seeks federal compensation for hosting nuclear waste at former atomic power plant - Mary Serreze
  • Casper Star-Tribune - Uranium company will not be fined after former employee falsified safety records - Heather Richards
  • UPI - Report: Russia allowed North Korea nuclear scientists to conduct research - Elizabeth Shim
  • Sputnik News - No Prospects for Renewal of 6-Party N Korea Nuclear Talks - Ambassador
  • Sputnik News - Russia-US Plutonium Treaty Halt to Have No Adverse Effect on Nuke Disarmament
  • McClatchy Washington Bureau - Russia suspends weapons-grade plutonium deal after Obama scraps South Carolina plant - Vera Bergengruen
  • Economic Times - Railways, energy PSUs may fund India's nuke plan - Sarita Singh
  • The Register - UK will build new nuclear bomb subs, says Defence Secretary - Gareth Corfield
  • Charleston Post Courier - South Carolina utilities, builder can't agree on nuclear plant payments - John McDermott
  • Nairobi Standard - Kenya not ready to generate nuclear energy - Erick Kizito
  • WGRZ-TV Buffalo, NY - Nuclear waste shipment plans put on hold
  • Buffalo News - Feds agree to delay possible nuclear waste shipments across Peace Bridge - T.J. Pignataro
  • WBFO Buffalo - Lawsuit postpones radioactive waste traveling across Peace Bridge - Mike Desmond
  • All Things Nuclear - Rapid Regulator Response - Dave Lochbaum, director, Nuclear Safety Project
  • Singapore Straits Times - A floating nuclear power plant - off Singapore? - Lim Soon Heng
  • POWERmag - A World View of New Nuclear Power Plant Construction [Slideshow] - Aaron Larson
  • PR Newswire - Plant Farley Unit 1 planned activities underway for the production of clean, safe, reliable and affordable nuclear energy - Southern Nuclear
  • Chandigarh Tribune - David-vs-Goliath battle as Marshall Islands takes on 3 nuclear powers
  • DutchNews - Government investment in nuclear power plant financially risky: report
  • Augusta Chronicle - Canadian liquid nuclear waste shipments to SRS delayed
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Russia's nuclear rhetoric: Alarming or just ridiculous? - Lucien Crowder
  • Welland Tribune - Nuclear waste shipments delayed - Allan Benner
  • Oxford Times - Decommissioning of Harwell nuclear site mired in controversy by High Court ruling - Pete Hughes
  • Beaver County Times - Security guard removed from post at Beaver Valley nuclear plant - Jared Stonesifer
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Nuclear Roundup: 10/3/16 - Jodi Lieberman
  • Eurasia Review - OpEd: Misguided Perceptions On Nuclear Terrorism - Ahsan Ali Zahid and Hasan Ehtisham
  • UPI - What's wrong with Russia's new Bulava missile? - Nikolai Litovkin
  • World Nuclear News - Watts Bar 2 completes power ascension testing
  • World Nuclear News - Russia suspends plutonium agreement with USA
  • St. Louis Post-Dispatch - Tests underway on creek in Hazelwood area that turned white - Associated Press
  • The Hill blog - Nuclear power lobby names new CEO - Timothy Cama
  • Marketwired - Maria Korsnick Elected President and CEO of Nuclear Energy Institute - Nuclear Energy Institute
  • PR Newswire - SCE&G and Westinghouse Receive Order from Dispute Resolution Board Regarding the Construction Milestone Payment Schedule - SOURCE SCANA Corporation
  • WLTX Columbia, SC - Public Hearing Set For SCE&G, Opponents Over Settlement - Chuck Ringwalt
  • Illawarra Mercury - Bendemeer, Moonbi and Kootingal uranium contamination extent revealed - Jamieson Murphy
  • Northern Daily Leader - OPINION: Council's mea culpa on uranium fallout
  • Hindustan Times - First unit of Kundankulam nuclear reactor in TN to be shut for refuelling in Dec
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - NNSA and Bulgaria Partner To Complete Nuclear Detection Architecture
  • Pittsburgh Tribune-Review - Nuclear plant security guard lied, but explosives detector functioned, NRC says - Matthew Santoni
  • Kincardine News - Former OPG senior VP named president and CEO of Nuclear Waste Management Organization
  • NRC - NRC Issues Confirmatory Order to Power Resources, Inc.
  • NRC blog - Five Questions with the NRC's SECY - Annette Vietti-Cook is the NRC's Secretary of the Commission
  • USGS - Earthquake: M5.1 - 111km ESE of Ohara, Japan
  • IAEA - Major Donation to Boost IAEA Efforts on Child Nutrition - Aabha Dixit, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Kyodo News - A-Bomb survivors call for nuclear-free world at British parliament
  • Kyodo News - Japan's fast-reactor panel to hold 1st meeting Friday
  • Mainichi Daily News - 8 trillion yen in public funds sought for post-Fukushima disaster costs
  • Mainichi Daily News - Japan inaugurates new body for nuclear fuel reprocessing
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice Notice Meetings: Human Studies Review Board FR Document: 2016-23987 Citation: 81 FR 68414 PDF Pages 68414-68415
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Facility Operating and Combined Licenses: Applications and Amendments Involving Proposed No Significant Hazards Considerations, etc. FR Document: 2016-23210 Citation: 81 FR 68467 PDF Pages 68467-68474 (8 pages)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Transfer Applications: Susquehanna Nuclear, LLC, Susquehanna Steam Electric Station, Units 1 and 2 FR Document: 2016-23955 Citation: 81 FR 68462 PDF Pages 68462-68466 (5 pages)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on Fukushima FR Document: 2016-23952 Citation: 81 FR 68461 PDF Pages 68461-68462 (2 pages)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on Fukushima FR Document: 2016-23953 Citation: 81 FR 68462 PDF Page 68462 (1 page)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on Metallurgy and Reactor Fuels FR Document: 2016-23949 Citation: 81 FR 68461 PDF Page 68461 (1 page)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on Radiation Protection and Nuclear Materials FR Document: 2016-23954 Citation: 81 FR 68474 PDF Page 68474 (1 page)

    Monday, October 03, 2016

  • KRWG - Trinity Test Site Tour Met With Protest
  • Albuquerque Journal - Ground fall at WIPP - Maddy Hayden
  • Tri-City Herald - Richland man sues EPA over Hanford air permit
  • Tri-City Herald - DOE's Whitney moves to AECOM
  • Reuters - Russia demands U.S. end sanctions, pay compensation if plutonium accord to be resumed: draft law - Alexander Winning
  • Reuters - Russia's Lavrov: suspension of plutonium accord a signal to Washington - Alexander Winning
  • Reuters - Russia's Putin suspends plutonium cleanup accord with U.S. because of 'unfriendly' acts - Dmitry Solovyov
  • Reuters - Desperate uranium miners switch to survival mode despite nuclear rebound - Geert De Clercq
  • Reuters - Russia's Putin suspends plutonium cleanup accord with U.S. because of 'unfriendly' acts - Dmitry Solovyov
  • Reuters - EUROPE POWER-Forwards rise on lingering French nuclear concern, carbon - Bate Felix
  • BBC - Russia suspends weapons-grade plutonium deal with US
  • New York Times - Russia Withdraws From Plutonium Disposal Treaty - Andrew E. Kramer
  • RT - Putin signs decree suspending Russia-US deal on plutonium disposal over hostile US actions
  • CBS News - Putin suspends plutonium disposal deal with U.S.
  • MIT News - Benoit Forget: Unraveling complexities of nuclear reactors - David Chandler
  • Japan Times - South Africa's contentious nuclear program faces yet another setback
  • San Antonio Express-News - Do nuclear plants have a future in low-carbon world? Lawmakers around nation are considering subsidies - James Osborne
  • SA Times Johannesburg - World nuclear role for SA ambassador
  • Japan Times - Nuclear-power advocate elected Ikata mayor in landslide
  • NY Daily News - Sen. Schumer pushes feds to fix lax laws that allow almost anyone to get radioactive bomb-making materials - Reuven Blau
  • eNews Channel Africa - Nuclear build programme financially risky
  • London Times - Putin halts plutonium deal with 'unfriendly' US - Tom Parfitt
  • Sputnik News - Russia Cannot Unilaterally Fulfil Plutonium Disposition Deal With US Any Longer
  • Asahi Shimbun - EDITORIAL: Niigata governor candidates must debate nuclear safety in earnest
  • Olean Times Herald - Plan for radioactive liquid over Peace Bridge raises concern
  • Blackburn News - 'Huron Resolve' Nuclear Emergency Exercise Starts Today - Steve Sabourin
  • CBC Canada - Cameco faces CRA in court over $2.2B tax bill
  • merinews India - New nuclear plants should be put on hold, says ex-Power Secretary - V K Gupta
  • Deccan Herald - Delay hampers India's vision of big N plants - Kalyan Ray
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - Letter: Comments sweep issue of Diablo Canyon's toxic waste under the rug - D.D. Trent, San Luis Obispo
  • Kingston Daily Freeman - Gov. Cuomo says most of 600 gallons of leaked oil at Indian Point is contained
  • Tehran Times - JCPOA has created international trust: Rafsanjani
  • World Nuclear News - UK seeks enhanced cooperation with nuclear partners
  • World Nuclear News - Rolls-Royce all set to unveil British SMR consortium
  • World Nuclear News - Climate change agreement moves closer
  • WRDW-TV - Nuclear waste shipment from Canada to Savannah River Site have been suspended
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - Watts Bar power ascension tests completed
  • The Hindu - N-deal with Japan 'ready' to be sealed - Suhasini Haidar
  • ITV UK - 60th anniversary of world's first nuclear power station
  • Key West Citizen - FPL starts plume work at Turkey Point - Timothy O'Hara
  • Australian Financial Review - Plan for energy future, industry urges leaders - Ben Potter
  • IEER - Thorium (Th): BBC interviews scientists on thorium, including IEER's Arjun Makhijani (2016)
  • IAEA - Japan's Reports on Conditions at TEPCO's Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station
  • IAEA - Ambassador Tebogo Seokolo of South Africa Takes Over as New Chairman of IAEA Board of Governors
  • Yonhap News - U.S. experts call for direct talks with N. Korea to negotiate nuclear freeze - jschang@yna.co.kr
  • Fin24 CapeTown - China Development Bank's R7bn not for nuclear - Molefe - Lameez Omarjee
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Debate heats up as nuclear plan stalls
  • The Intercept - Former CIA Detainees Describe Previously Unknown Torture Tactic: A Makeshift Electric Chair - Alex Emmons
  • DOE:IG - Audit Report: OAI-L-16-15: Followup Audit on Chronic Beryllium Disease Prevention Programs at Oak Ridge Sites
  • DOE:IG - Audit Report: OAI-L-16-14: H-Canyon Processing at the Savannah River Site
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2016-23919 Citation: 81 FR 68066? PDF Pages 68066-68067

    Sunday, October 02, 2016

  • SciencePost - 2 milliards de dollars, voici ce que coûte l'éclatement d'un fût de déchets nucléaires !
  • Paducah Sun - DOE awards new DUF6 contract
  • Alamogordo Daily News - Tularosa Downwinders continue annual demonstration - Tara Melton
  • Barnstable Patriot - Deconstructing Pilgrim: When government fails the people
  • CBS New York - Schumer: Overhaul NRC Licensing For Radioactive Materials
  • Daily Telegraph - Buy British to reap benefits of mini-nuclear power plants, Rolls-Royce tells ministers - Emily Gosden
  • Global Research - Fukushima Nuclear Radiation Has Contaminated the Entire Pacific Ocean – and It's Going to Get Worse - Whitney Webb
  • True Activist - Fukushima Radiation Has Contaminated The Entire Pacific Ocean – and It's Going To Get Worse - Whitney Webb
  • Bismarck Tribune - Nuclear weapons outlast Cold War - Faith Harron
  • Cortlandt Daily Voice - 'No Reason For Concern' After Indian Point Oil Spill, Cuomo Says
  • Times Herald-Record - Cleanup continues at Indian Point nuclear plant
  • Pakistan Daily Times - Misguided perceptions on nuclear terrorism - Ahsan Ali Zahid, Hasan Ehtisham
  • Indian Express - US pulls up Pakistan over nuclear threats against India
  • Ha'aretz Daily - 30 Years After Whistleblower Vanunu, Israel's Nuclear Profile Has Become a Virtual Non-issue - Chaim Levinson
  • Korea Times - IAEA condemns N. Korea's nuke program, demands concrete steps for denuclearization
  • Press TV - Iran JCPOA commitments carried out to the letter: IAEA
  • Charlottesville Daily Progress - Plan for radioactive liquid over Peace Bridge raises concern
  • Global Research - France's Nuclear Power Stations 'At Risk of Catastrophic Failure'--Sizewell B and 27 Other EDF Nuclear Plants - Oliver Tickell
  • The Australian - SA Premier Weatherill's nuclear 'moral' case rejected
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - When a nuclear plant closes, a community suffers. Here's how we can change that. - John Mullin, Laura Sibilia and Jennifer Stromsten
  • Global Research - How Shimon Peres Stole the Nuclear Bomb with a Bluff - Richard Silverstein
  • Yahoo! Tech News - One of the only nuclear fusion reactors in the U.S. just broke - Lulu Chang
  • WHEC News10NBC Rochester - Clean-up effort at Indian Point Nuclear Power Plant continues after oil spill - Associated Press
  • Allentown Morning Call - Reactor at Talen Energy's Susquehanna nuclear plant safely shut down for repairs - Sarah M. Wojcik•
  • Augusta Chronicle - Savannah River Nuclear Solutions wins 2 safety awards
  • Magnolia Reporter - Documentary will examine 1980 explosion at Arkansas nuclear missile silo
  • Scotland Sunday Post - "Risky" Scots airport is too short for giant waste transport planes – despite £8 million upgrade - Helen Andrews
  • London Times - Rolls-Royce in nuclear switch - John Collingridge
  • Reuters - Russian nuclear firm Rosatom eyes Chilean lithium - Rosalba O'Brien
  • Asahi Shimbun - Utilities may get caps on liability in time of serious nuke accidents
  • Press TV - No country can set conditions for 'independent' Iran: Zarif
  • Tehran Times - Majlis to publish 6-month report on JCPOA implementation
  • Cape Cod Times - Support is no substitute for action on Pilgrim
  • Herald Scotland - Letter: Nuclear bomb convoy through Glasgow underlines the case for independence
  • Japan Times - Government likely to retain grip on beleaguered Tepco
  • EMSWorld - Radiation Injury, Burns and Illness: A Review of Best Practices - Randy D. Kearns, DHA, MSA, NRP (ret.), Steve Sugarman, MS, CHP, CHCM, Charles B. Cairns, MD, FACEP, FAHA, James H. Holmes IV, MD, FACS, Bruce A. Cairns, MD, FACS, Preston B. Rich, MD, MBA, FACS
  • Yonhap News - IAEA condemns N.K. nuke program, demands concrete steps for denuclearization - kokobj@yna.co.kr
  • Press TV - 32 tons of heavy water sold to US: Iran nuclear chief
  • Fin24 - e sensible, go nuclear - Kelvin Kemm
  • Fin24 - Eskom may take over nuclear job - Dewald van Rensburg and Justin Brown
  • Idaho State Journal - Department of Energy says it remains committed to consent-based siting of nuclear waste - Tami Thatcher
  • NHK World - Pro-nuclear candidate wins Ikata mayoral election

    Saturday, October 01, 2016

  • Deseret News - U. library to unveil Downwinders of Utah archive Monday
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - Ground fall at WIPP - Maddy Hayden
  • Augusta Chronicle - Savannah River Site begins down-blend plutonium operation in K Area
  • Wall Street Journal - At Hanford Nuclear Site, Hearing on Tap After Workers Complain of Noxious Vapors - John R. Emshwiller
  • Reuters - U.N. atomic agency chief says Iran sticking to nuclear deal - Michel Rose
  • Reuters - Japan, India to sign nuclear cooperation deal in November: report
  • Udaipur Kiran - People need to be educated about n-power benefits: Minister
  • Washington Post - Five myths about nuclear weapons - Dan Zak
  • Orlando Sentinel - Giant, radioactive sinkhole kept secret for weeks - smaxwell@orlandosentinel.com
  • The State - Columbia nuclear incident prompts federal warning - Sammy Fretwell
  • Eyewitness News Johannesburg - 'Some SA nuclear programme issues need to be rubber-stamped' - Gia Nicolaides
  • Niagara Gazette - Officials renew radioactive liquid transport concerns at Peace Bridge
  • Energy Voice - Nuclear power in the US: Not what it once was - Michael Ferguson
  • Augusta Chronicle - Savannah River Site begins down-blend plutonium operation in K Area
  • Yonhap News - IAEA condemns N.K. nuke program, demands concrete steps for denuclearization - kokobj@yna.co.kr
  • LA Monitor - Defense Secretary Carter wraps up tour of LANL - Tris DeRoma
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - TVA's newest reactor reaches 100 percent power - Dave Flessner
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - JAEA eager to apply for restart of facility / Producing fuel vital for research and development
  • BBC News - Nuclear submarines construction set to start
  • Portsmouth Daily Times - Conversion facility continued - Frank Lewis
  • Lower Hudson Journal - Machinery malfunction caused oil leak at Indian Point - Thomas C. Zambito and Christopher J. Eberhart
  • Hudson Valley News Network - Oil Leak at Indian Point Nuclear Facility
  • Kingston Daily Freeman - Gov. Cuomo tours Indian Point nuclear plant after oil spill
  • Khaleej Times - UAE re-elected to atomic energy body's Board of Governors
  • POWERnews - Chronic Tardiness at South Africa's Eskom Could Be Its Downfall - Kennedy Maize
  • Shillong Times - State to push NEEPCO for early completion of projects
  • SF BayView - Treasure Island residents choking on toxic dust released into high winds as Navy excavations fast-track island redevelopment
  • Nuclear Age Peace Foundation - Sunflower Newsletter: October 2016
  • Kyodo News - Gov't planning to stay involved in TEPCO's management longer
  • Kyodo News - Toshiba says uranium built up beyond company limit at U.S. plant
  • Kyodo News - 3 Japanese firms eye integrating nuclear fuel businesses
  • Asahi Shimbun - JAXA orbiter to explore mystery of Earth's radiation field - Keisuke Yamazaki
  • Japan Times - Tepco admits success of Fukushima ice wall still unknown - Kazuaki Nagata
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - JAEA eager to apply for restart of facility / Producing fuel vital for research and development
  • TEPCO - Financial Assistance from the Nuclear Damage Compensation and Decommissioning Facilitation Corporation
  • JAIF - JINED/Tokai University Holds Completion Ceremony for Trainees in Course Fostering Future Leaders of Vietnamese NPPs
  • JAIF - Reaching a Common Ground on Thyroid Gland Screening
  • JAIF - Japan to Create New Market to Control GHG Emissions
  • JAIF - IAEA GC: Japanese Representative Emphasizes Promotion of MOX Fuel Use
  • JAIF - Japan's Public and Private Sectors to Join in Policy Study of Fast Reactor Development and Fundamentally Review Monju Reactor