Saturday, July 04, 2015

  • AP - APNewsBreak: Tentative agreement on Iran sanctions relief - George Jahn, Bradley Klapper
  • AP - Iran to US: Nuke deal could result in joint cooperation - George Jahn, Matthew Lee
  • AP - Radioactivity detected in 2 places at Czech nuclear plant
  • Bloomberg - Iran Talks Breakthrough Seen as UN Expects End to Military Probe - Jonathan Tirone, John Follain and Kambiz Foroohar
  • Reuters - Kerry on nuclear talks: "We are making progress"
  • Reuters - Iran, powers push for nuclear deal; dispute over U.N. sanctions persists - VIENNA | By Louis Charbonneau and John Irish
  • Reuters - Iran's Zarif: We've never been closer to a nuclear deal - William Maclean
  • Times of Israel - Top Israeli official: Nuke deal will set up Iran to take over Middle East
  • Global Research - Nuclear Radiation in New York City--Last Secret of the Atom Bomb - Paul DeRienzo
  • New Europe Weekly - Rosatom Seeks EU Nuke Partners For Emerging Markets - New Europe - Kostis Geropoulos
  • Asahi Shimbun - Kyushu Electric to load nuclear fuel into Sendai plant reactor ahead of restart - Masanobu Higashiyama
  • Japan Times - Fuel ready to be brought to Sendai nuclear reactor
  • Green Left Weekly - Renewables now! Nuclear not an option - Rachel Evans caught up with the RadTour at Lucas Heights and spoke to Dr Jim Green from Friends of the Earth
  • New Europe Weekly - Finns Say Russian-Supplied Nuke Reactor Adds Energy Independence - Kostis Geropoulos
  • Japan Times - The world should ditch nuclear arms
  • Pravda - Russia to receive 5th-generation nuclear subs - Green Left Weekly?
  • Green Left Weekly - Three books show how close nuclear catastrophe is - Phil Shannon
  • The Scotsman - Japan turns to Scots for renewable energy help
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - More on hot sludge - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - . . . and the beauty queen won a smoked ham - Frank Munger
  • BBC News - Iran's nuclear deal: The toughest of all challenges - James Robbins
  • Xinhua News - Report on PMD of Iranian nuclear activities by end of 2015: IAEA chief
  • Bellona - BP and Gulf States agree to $18.7 billion damage settlement, but will it make the region 'whole?' - Charles Digges
  • Press TV - Iran denies report on sanctions agreement
  • Press TV - 'Iran PMD probe may be completed in 2015'
  • Press TV - China sees good chance of Iran deal
  • Press TV - 'P5+1 has to decide: Agreement or coercion'
  • POGO - Application of FOIA in Army Case Leaves Much to be Desired - Jacob Marx, Elizabeth "Liz" Hempowicz
  • POGO - Defense Officials Reject Rosy Cost Estimates - Jacob Marx
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Local Fukushima leaders rate govt reconstruction plans
  • ENENews - BBC, 'Windscale: People taken from movie theater by police, forced to go in reactor and deal with burning fuel rods – TV: Military picked men off street to battle meltdown – Women, minorities, homeless, and prisoners used by nuclear industry for most dangerous work (VIDEO)
  • Kyodo News - Kazakhstan dismissed Gaddafi's "Muslim nuclear bomb" proposal in 1992 - Masakatsu Ota

    Friday, July 03, 2015

  • AP - UN nuke agency chief says 'more work' needed on Iran probe - George Jahn, Matthew Lee
  • Bloomberg - Diplomats Untangle IAEA, Sanctions Snags With Iran Deal in Sight - Jonathan Tirone, John Follain and Kambiz Foroohar
  • Bloomberg - Iran's Nod to IAEA Monitor Rights Sets Path for Nuclear Deal - Kambiz Foroohar, Jonathan Tirone and Indira Lakshmanan
  • Reuters - Iran nuclear talks in endgame, negotiators push on sticking points - VIENNA | By John Irish and Louis Charbonneau
  • Reuters - Berlin says utilities can't dodge responsibility for nuclear waste - Gernot Heller
  • Reuters - No breakthrough in talks between Iran and nuclear watchdog - Shadia Nasralla
  • The Guardian - Climate change threatens radioactive storage dome in south Pacific – video - Jan Hendrik Hinzel, Coleen Jose and Kim Wall
  • The Guardian - This dome in the Pacific houses tons of radioactive waste – and it's leaking - Coleen Jose, Kim Wall and Jan Hendrik Hinzel on Runit Island
  • International Business Times - Ukraine Hopes To Produce Its Own Enriched Uranium With Help From US Company - Christopher Harress
  • San Antonio Business Journal - Former Dallas mayor: It's time to build more nuclear reactors - Sergio Chapa
  • Trend News Agency - IAEA says Iran uranium stockpile reduced, but questions remain
  • Star Africa - Nigeria: Community leaders oppose nuclear plant site
  • ThisDay Nigeria - Proposed Siting of Nuclear Power Plant by FG in A'Ibom Rejected - Okon Bassey in Uyo
  • Sputnik International - Russia's Rosatom Remains World Leader in Nuclear Reactor Design
  • Sputnik International - Large Fire Erupts at Paluel Nuclear Power Plant in France
  • Platts - German nuclear availability hits year-low amid heatwave - Andreas Franke
  • China Post - Taipower warns of brain drain during Nuke 4's 3-year hiatus
  • Focus Taiwan - Mothballed nuclear power plant can be activated anytime: president - Kelvin Huang and Elizabeth Hsu
  • New Indian Express - CPM Opposes Kovvada Nuclear Plant
  • Press TV - Iran: Nuclear deal possible if P5+1 makes necessary decision
  • ABC News - Radioactivity Detected in 2 Places at Czech Nuclear Plant - MarketWatch?
  • MarketWatch - MOU promotes stronger ties among Canadian and Romanian nuclear suppliers
  • Energy Digital - After Fukushima-Daichi, why is the European commission subsidizing nuclear plants in the UK?
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Frank Munger: UPF project puts squeeze on Y-12 parking - Frank Munger
  • Focus News - No change in the radiation norms in Bulgaria is reported: MIA
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - When baseball was the national pastime - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Mark Whitney returns to Oak Ridge: 'It's a great team' - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Three new Corporate Fellows at ORNL - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - UPF prep creates parking crunch at Y-12 - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Y-12 unions agee to another, short-term contract extension; waiting on wrap-up of Pantex negotiations - Frank Munger
  • BBC News - Can powers meet the 'real' deadline on Iran's nuclear programme? - Lyse Doucet
  • IAEA - IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano's statement on visit to Iran
  • IAEA - Nuclear Safety is a Continuum, not a Final Destination
  • Trend News Agency - Iran says great progress made in nuclear talks - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • Trend News Agency - IAEA says Iran uranium stockpile reduced, but questions remain
  • Trend News Agency - Iran optimistic about PMD concerns resolution - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • Trend News Agency - Common understanding with IAEA reached, Iran says - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • Trend News Agency - Iran, IAEA agree on timetable to resolve outstanding issues - Fatih Karimov
  • Trend News Agency - China sees 'high possibility' of nuclear deal with Iran soon
  • Trend News Agency - Rouhani: Iran, IAEA determination can settle remaining issues
  • Press TV - Rouhani chief of staff on 'special mission?'
  • Press TV - 'Iran ready to work with IAEA on PMD'
  • Press TV - Russia 'sure' about Iran nuclear deal
  • Press TV - Rouhani urges IAEA impartiality on N-case
  • Xinhua News - Possibility for Iranian nuclear deal very high: Chinese FM
  • Xinhua News - Iran ready to resolve remaining technical nuclear issues: security official
  • Xinhua News - IAEA closer to enhancing transparency of Iran's disputed nuclear program
  • Xinhua News - Iran, IAEA agree to set timetable to resolve technical nuke issues: president
  • NHK World - Sendai reactor fuel to be loaded from July 7
  • NHK World - Experts slam closed-door nuclear briefings
  • Colorado Daily - Peace Train: 'Journey of death'--As winds of change are blowing, we need to push for nuclear abolition - Judith Mohling
  • Nuclear Street - TEPCO Calls In IAEA For Kashiwazaki-Kariwa Evaluation
  • Vice News - Tech Titans Like Bill Gates Are Gambling on Nuclear Power – But It Looks to Be a Losing Bet - Laura Dattaro

    Thursday, July 02, 2015

  • Elko Daily Free Press - Editorial: Rand takes a stand in cow country
  • Idaho State Journal - Danielson, Kotek visit INL - Kendra Evensen
  • KOB Albuquerque - People living in Tularosa Basin tell Sen. Udall of health struggles in decades after Trinity test - Caleb James
  • NEI - Expiration of Export-Import Bank's Charter Is Bad News - Nuclear Energy Institute
  • AP - Kerry consults US partners before further talks with Iran - Bradley Klapper
  • AP - University takes new steps to comply with Iranian sanctions
  • AP - Confidential UN report positive on Iran nuclear commitments - George Jahn, Matthew Lee
  • Bloomberg - UN Nuclear Chief Seeks Clarity of Iran Past in Tehran Talks - Jonathan Tirone, Kambiz Foroohar and John Follain
  • Bloomberg - Germany Gives Dirtiest Coal Plants Six Years for Phase Ou - Stefan Nicola and Tino Andresen
  • Bloomberg - A Deal With Iran Is More Likely Than Not: Soltved - Verisk Maplecroft Principal MENA Analyst Torbjorn Soltvedt and Rabobank Senior FX Strategist Jane Foley discuss the Iran nuclear deal and the possibility of lifting sanctions
  • Bloomberg - Tepco Seeks Foreign Seal of Approval to Restart Nuclear Plant - Stephen Stapczynski
  • Bloomberg - Envoys Overcome Iran Sanctions Hurdle as Monitors Head to Tehran - Jonathan Tirone, Indira Lakshmanan and Henry Meyer
  • Reuters - German foreign minister says Iran nuclear deal still an open question - Shadia Nasralla
  • Reuters - BP settles 2010 U.S. oil spill claims for $18.7 billion - Abhiram Nandakumar in Bengaluru, Ron Bousso in London and Kathy Finn in New Orleans
  • Reuters - Ministers convene at Iran talks but breakthrough not yet seen - VIENNA | By Parisa Hafezi and Arshad Mohammed
  • Reuters - France's Fabius says progress on some points in Iran nuclear talks - John Irish; editing by Arshad Mohammed and Louis Charbonneau
  • Reuters - Greenpeace, German utilities launch suit against UK nuclear plant - Vera Eckert
  • Reuters - Iran nuclear talks not at breakthrough moment -Hammond - John Irish and Louis Charbonneau
  • Reuters - German Econ Min-taxpayers wont pay for nuclear phaseout provisions - Madeline Chambers
  • Reuters - IAEA says Iran uranium stockpile reduced, but questions remain - Michael Shields and Louis Charbonneau
  • Reuters - Video: Iran's Zarif says nuclear talks are 'making progress'
  • Reuters - Iraq, North Korea failures shadow nuclear talks with Iran - VIENNA, July 1 | By Arshad Mohammed
  • Reuters - Iran says issues remain in nuclear talks, but atmosphere good - Parisa Hafezi
  • pv magazine - 10 companies take legal action over EUR 100 billion Hinkley nuclear subsidies - Becky Beetz
  • The Guardian - Bullet-riddled cars and lush gardens: Iran's memorial to its 'nuclear martyrs' - Ian Black in Tehran
  • International Policy Digest - Understanding Iran's Nuclear Behavior - Kasra Shahhosseini
  • Huffington Post - Iran-U.S. Nuclear Talks: What Absolute Deadlines? - Dr. Majid Rafizadeh
  • TheChronicleHerald - Chalk River gets last uranium shipment as doctors worry about isotope shortages - Joanna Smith
  • Japan Times - Tepco seeks foreign seal of approval to restart nuclear plant
  • YLE News - Croatian government 'does not know' about mystery nuclear investor
  • GhanaWeb - Nuclear energy gets legal backing
  • Cleveland Plain Dealer - Babcock & Wilcox nuke and fossil divisions no longer together (photos) - John Funk
  • POWERnews - Nuclear Power Plant Security Forces Fare Better on Inspections than TSA Agents - Aaron Larson
  • Shreveport Times - 1959 crash nuclear secret for decades - John Andrew Prime
  • NRDC blog - The Dog that Did Not Bark: A Nuclear Power Story - Ralph Cavanagh's Blog
  • Green Bay Press Gazette - Nuclear plant value dispute likely headed to court - Karen Ebert Yancey
  • Crosscut Seattle - Measure to build nuclear reactors nears breakthrough in Legislature - john-stang
  • The Diplomat - The US Doesn't Need Tactical Nuclear Weapons in Asia--The risks and consequences far outweigh any potential benefits. - Van Jackson
  • RUDAW - Iran repatriates 13 tons of gold as nuclear talks ease sanctions
  • Sputnik International - Unfrozen Bullion: 13 Metric Tons of Gold Returned to Iran From South Africa
  • YLE News - Ministry demands new information on Croatian nuclear investors
  • Sputnik International - Iran Nuclear Deal Still Being Drafted, to Be Approved as Packa
  • The Hindu - Stage show on benefits of nuclear science
  • Christian Science Monitor - Why the US nuclear industry is eager to save this obscure, government-run bank - Jared Gilmour
  • ANTARA News - Indonesia minister expects experimental nuclear plant to finish on schedule
  • Military Technologies - How the Next US Nuclear Accident Might Happen
  • Slashdot - How the Next US Nuclear Accident Might Happen 104
  • World Nuclear News - Croatian firm confirms interest in Finnish project
  • World Nuclear News - NuScale SMR licensing schedule outlined
  • World Nuclear News - Russia's Tenex targets 40% market share by 2030
  • Japan Times - NRA warns it may halt inspections at Mihama reactor Kepco aims to restart
  • Sioux Falls Argus Leader - My Voice: A view of high-level waste disposal - Thomas Hillmer, certified hazardous material manager
  • San Luis Obispo New Times - PG&E says Diablo fuel cask snafu didn't endanger safety - Chris Mcguinness
  • Orange County Register - California regulators considering overhaul of electricity rates
  • Providence Journal - Editorial: We need energy
  • Casper Star-Tribune - Concerns sounded on missile site cleanup - Trevor Brown
  • Interfax-Ukraine - Large-scale grass fire near Chornobyl NPP in Ukraine contained
  • Albuquerque Journal - Environmentalists clash with Business Coalition at energy summit - Kevin Robinson-Avila
  • Wyoming Tribune Eagle - Military's pollution cleanup plan a gamble, scientists say - Bill McCarthy
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Y-12 unions agee to another, short-term contract extension; waiting on wrap-up of Pantex negotiations - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - CNS touts first-year accomplishments - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - More from Morgan Smith on CNS benefits changes - Frank Munger
  • Tri-City Herald - Equipment issue limiting Richland nuclear plant power production
  • GreenWorld - Too cheap to meter? Not nuclear–solar!
  • Public Citizen - BP Oil Spill Settlement Settles Very Little - Statement of Tyson Slocum, Director, Public Citizen's Energy Program
  • Bellona - Radioactive waste management in Ukraine
  • Press TV - 'Iran bans must be lifted, not suspended'
  • Press TV - 'Nuclear deal should be fair, balanced'
  • Press TV - IAEA report attests to Iran's commitment
  • Xinhua News - Iran ready to resolve remaining technical nuclear issues: security official
  • Xinhua News - News Analysis: U.S., Iran could miss nuke deal deadline again: U.S. experts - Matthew Rusling
  • Xinhua News - Chinese FM to join negotiations on Iranian nuclear issue
  • Xinhua News - Interview: China's technology, funds help Argentina promote energy matrix: wind farm president
  • Xinhua News - IAEA chief to discuss nuclear issues with Iranian officials in Tehran
  • Xinhua News - Possibility of reaching Iranian nuclear deal "high": Chinese FM
  • Xinhua News - China, France prioritize partnership in industry, energy, third-party markets
  • Energy Department - Notices: Proposed Subsequent Arrangement: Agreement for Cooperation Concerning Civil Uses of Nuclear Energy Between the Government of the United States of America and the Government of Canada and the Agreement for Cooperation in the Peaceful Uses of Nuclear Energy Between the United States of America and the European Atomic Energy Community, Pages 38184 - 38185 [FR DOC #: 2015-16346]
  • Energy Department - Notices: Proposed Subsequent Arrangements: Agreement for Cooperation Concerning Civil Uses of Nuclear Energy Between the Government of the United States of America and the Government of Canada and the Agreement for Cooperation in the Peaceful Uses of Nuclear Energy Between the United States of America and the European Atomic Energy Community, Page 38185 [FR DOC #: 2015-16340]
  • Energy Department - Notices: Proposed Subsequent Arrangements: Agreement for Cooperation Between the Government of the United States of America and the Government of the Argentine Republic Concerning Peaceful Uses of Nuclear Energy and the Agreement Between the Government of the United States of America and Australia Concerning Peaceful Uses of Nuclear Energy, Page 38184 [FR DOC #: 2015-16338]
  • Energy Department - Notices: Proposed Subsequent Arrangements: Agreement for Cooperation Concerning Civil Uses of Nuclear Energy Between the Government of the United States of America and the Government of Canada and the Agreement for Cooperation in the Peaceful Uses of Nuclear Energy Between the United States of America and the European Atomic Energy Community, Page 38185 [FR DOC #: 2015-16341]
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notices: Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.; Weekly Receipts, Page 38199 [FR DOC #: 2015-16329]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Guidance: Comprehensive Vibration Assessment Program for Reactor Internals During Preoperational and Startup Testing, Pages 38239 - 38241 [FR DOC #: 2015-16284]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Standard Review Plan for Fuel Cycle Facilities License Applications, Pages 38238 - 38239 [FR DOC #: 2015-16363]
  • Business Insider - Iran's nuclear program may have cost the country $500 billion or more - Armin Rosen
  • DOE - Photos: Yucca Mountain
  • Elkhart Truth - Elkhart's Bond Technologies is part of Finland's permanent nuclear waste solution - Emily Pfund
  • AP - Iran takes hard line on inspections, sanctions at nuke talks - Bradley Klapper, Matthew Lee
  • Bloomberg - Iran's Nod to IAEA Monitor Rights Sets Path for Nuclear Deal - Kambiz Foroohar, Jonathan Tirone and Indira Lakshmanan
  • Reuters - No breakthrough at Iran nuclear talks, ministers push for deal soon - VIENNA | By Parisa Hafezi and Arshad Mohammed
  • Reuters - North Korean defector lifts lid on world's most secret state - Emma Batha
  • Reuters - German foreign minister says Iran nuclear deal still an open question
  • NAS - Project Update: - Current Status of and Progress toward Eliminating Highly Enriched Uranium Use in Fuel for Civilian Research and Test Reactors
  • NWTRB - Summer 2015 Board Meeting presentations are available
  • NRC - NRC to Hold Open House on July 21 for Columbia Generating Station
  • ENENews - AP Photographer: I could fell a "buzzing" in air when in Fukushima, how do you show that in a picture? – Gov't Experts: Fukushima radiation affected telescopes used to detect space weather; Thought to be related to decay of plutonium (VIDEO)
  • Asahi Shimbun - INSIGHT: Japanese relegated war to a 'thing of the past' - Hideo Matsushita
  • NHK World - Fukushima rejects briefing for nuclear waste site
  • International Business Times UK - Radiation spike recorded after Chernobyl wildfire - Tom Porter
  • Nuclear Engineering - Fresh prospect for nuclear desalination
  • Nuclear Engineering - East Asia - what are the special features of nuclear there? - Steve Kidd
  • Nuclear Engineering - Japan – what is the future for nuclear power? - Steve Kidd
  • Nuclear Engineering - Is a path opening on US used fuel management?
  • Inside Energy - Texas Weighs Waste - Travis Bubenik
  • Japan Times - NRA warns it may halt inspections at Mihama reactor Kepco aims to restart - Eric Johnston
  • DOE - Carbon Fiber Technology Facility Set To Scale Up Industry
  • DOE - Carbon Fiber Technology Facility Set To Scale Up Industry - Steve Sikivica, Technology Manager, Advanced Manufacturing Office

    Wednesday, July 01, 2015

  • KSNV News3LV - Sen. Harry Reid welcomes first business to research and technology park - Jeff Gillan
  • Courier News - LETTER: Privatize nuclear waste disposal - Dr. Letty G. Lutzker, Nuclear Medicine, Saint Barnabas Medical Center, LIVINGSTON
  • World Nuclear News - China, France further strengthen their nuclear cooperation
  • World Nuclear News - US Congress allows Ex-Im Bank charter to expire
  • World Nuclear News - USA's Experimental Breeder Reactor-II now permanently entombed
  • World Nuclear News - NuGen's new chief exemplifies global nuclear learning
  • World Nuclear News - Hanhikivi construction licence application submitted
  • AP - IAEA chief travels to Iran as nuke talks continue in Vienna - George Jahn, Matthew Lee
  • AP - Russia-US ties alive and well at Iran nuclear talks - George Jahn
  • AP - Iran nuclear talks extended; Iranians meet key obligation - Matthew Lee, George Jahn, Bradley Klapper
  • AP - Obama: Still willing to 'walk away' from Iran nuclear deal
  • Bloomberg - U.S., Europeans Secure Guarantee to Reimpose Iran Sanctions - Henry Meyer, Kambiz Foroohar and Indira Lakshmanan
  • Bloomberg - UN Atomic Chief to Visit Iran as Nuclear Talks Gain Momentum - Jonathan Tirone, Kambiz Foroohar and Indira Lakshmanan
  • Bloomberg - Nuclear Negotiations with Iran: Charlie Rose (07/01)
  • Bloomberg - Engie Mulls Belgian Nuclear Partnerships Amid Uncertainty - Tara Patel
  • Bloomberg - U.N. to Visit Iran as Nuclear Talks Gain Steam
  • Bloomberg - Bunker-Buster Bomb No Sure Way to Stop Iran If Negotiations Fail - Anthony Capaccio
  • Bloomberg - Iran Nuclear Deal Deadline Extended by a Week
  • Bloomberg - Obama Says He'll Walk Away From Iran Talks If Terms Can't Be Met - Toluse Olorunnipa
  • Reuters - IAEA chief heads to Iran as nuclear talks reach last stretch - Louis Charbonneau and John Irish
  • Reuters - U.S., Cuba restoring diplomatic ties after 54 years - Daniel Trotta and Matt Spetalnick
  • Reuters - To many ordinary Iranians, nuclear deal means money, food and jobs - Parisa Hafezi
  • Reuters - IAEA chief Amano to travel to Iran for nuclear talks - Parisa Hafezi and John Irish
  • Reuters - U.S., Iran presidents issue warnings as nuclear talks extended - Parisa Hafezi and John Irish
  • The Guardian - With a week to go in nuclear talks, Iran wants focus on sanctions relief - Julian Borger
  • Oneonta Daily Star - Owner: Insulation failure caused fire at NY nuke plant
  • Reuters - French nuclear waste will triple after decommissioning: agency - Benjamin Mallet and Michel Rose
  • Lynchburg News and Advance - BWX Technologies opens (again) as nuclear company headquartered in Lynchburg - Jason Ruiter
  • RT - ?Rosatom says it offers reliable nuclear supplies to Europe
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - Watts Bar is first nuclear plant to meet post-Fukushima upgrade requirements - Dave Flessner
  • Daily Telegraph - Government and EDF in talks over liabilities if Austria wins nuclear state aid appeal - Emily Gosden
  • Northwest Public Radio - Daughters of Hanford: 'Translating' Hanford Cleanup and America's Nuclear Legacy - Anna King
  • Delaware News Journal - No Salem cooling towers in N.J. nuclear plant proposal - Jeff Montgomery
  • Press TV - Issues of disagreement remain in Iran nuclear talks: Senior negotiator
  • The Diplomat - Next Stop for Nuclear Negotiations: North Korea? - Liz Whitfield
  • Yonhap News - Park warns of harsher sanctions on N. Korea over its nuclear program - entropy@yna.co.kr
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Consumer, industry groups won't oppose SCE&G's revised costs for nuclear plant - David Wren
  • Zacks Equity Research - Scana in Regulatory Settlement Agreement for Nuclear Units
  • South China Morning Post - Was Japan building a nuclear bomb? Notebooks uncovered in Kyoto show how far wartime scientists had got - Julian Ryall
  • E&E Daily - TECHNOLOGY: Can next generation of reactors spur nuclear renaissance? - Umair Irfan
  • KSBY San Luis Obispo - Diablo Canyon Nuclear Power Plant is new water source for county - Amanda Starrantino
  • Zawya - New draft on nuclear safety regulation released
  • Pekin Daily Times - Stanford: A new nuke: A weapons-grade bad idea
  • Korea Times - Seoul rebuffs possible nuke weapons deployment - Jun Ji-hye
  • Bellona - Radioactive waste management in Ukraine
  • Press TV - Experts say Iran not after nuclear bomb
  • Daily Telegraph - Government and EDF in talks over liabilities if Austria wins nuclear state aid appeal - Emily Gosden
  • Local Government Chronicle UK - Nuclear power station rulings have 'massive impact' on councils' finances
  • Tri-City Herald - Small modular reactor bill passes state Senate - Annette Cary
  • Tri-City Herald - Hanford landfill operators get contract extension - Annette Cary
  • Windham County Commons - State officials vexed with VY process - Olga Peters
  • Mainichi Daily News - IAEA reviews safety of TEPCO's Kashiwazaki-Kariwa nuclear plant
  • IER - The Levelized Cost of Electricty from Existing Generation Resources
  • Deseret News - Oil sands mining plan in Utah draws strong reaction - Amy Joi O'Donoghue
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Y-12 'meets expectations' on nuclear criticality safety - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Operation Uranium: a 1965 movie classic - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - UCOR's email outage - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - After the earthquake - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - $5.9 million site-readiness contract for UPF - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - K-31's demolition price tag: about $50M - Frank Munger
  • IAEA - Controlling avian flu in West Africa: nuclear-derived techniques enable early detection of outbreak - Aabha Dixit, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - IAEA Director General to visit Iran
  • BBC News - Iran nuclear talks: 'They must agree now'
  • BBC News - Iran nuclear negotiations explained in 90 seconds - Mohamed Madi
  • Trend News Agency - Iran says buying only deal that upholds red lines drawn by Supreme Leader - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • Trend News Agency - Amano to visit Tehran to discuss nuclear disputes - Fatih Karimov
  • Trend News Agency - Nahavandian voices optimism in outcome of nuclear talks
  • Trend News Agency - President Rouhani: Both sides should show commitment to agreement
  • Trend News Agency - OPEC crude production surges as Iraq pumps at record pace
  • Trend News Agency - P5+1, Iran extend interim deal to July 7 for more talks - Dalga Khatinoglu
  • Trend News Agency - Expert view of Iran's nuclear deal draft completed - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • Press TV - Iran, US meet on 1st day of extended talks
  • Press TV - IAEA's Amano due in Iran Thursday
  • Press TV - 'Gaps remain in Iran nuclear talks'
  • Xinhua News - Iran hopeful of nuclear deal by July 7: negotiator
  • Xinhua News - China, France prioritize partnership in industry, energy, third-party markets
  • Xinhua News - S. Korea urges DPRK back to dialogue table
  • Greenfield Recorder - Designer of Vt. Yankee nuke waste containers touts their toughness - Susan Smallheer, Rutland Herald
  • NRC - NRC Seeks Public Comment on Environmental Issues for Diablo Canyon Nuclear Plant License Renewal
  • NRC blog - Keeping the NRC's Rules Up to Date - Anthony de Jesus, Regulations Specialist
  • Fukushima Diary - 1.2 Sv/h measured on unidentified substance overflowing of Reactor 2 / Two parts concealed on Tepco's source - Iori Mochizuki
  • Kyodo News - Taiwan freezes construction of 4th nuclear power plant
  • Kyodo News - IAEA reviews safety of TEPCO's Kashiwazaki-Kariwa nuclear plant
  • Kyodo News - TEPCO ordered to pay damages over Fukushima-linked suicide
  • Asahi Shimbun - Shape-changing robot built to photo melted fuel at Fukushima reactor - Hiromi Kumai
  • JAIF - NPP-Hosting Municipalities Fear Revenue Shortfall in the Age of Decommissioning
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - IAEA inspects Kashiwazaki-Kariwa
  • Malaysiakini - What Malaysians think about nuclear energy
  • Malaysia theSunDaily - 'Where are reports on nuclear power development?'
  • Wall Street Journal blog - Scorpion-Style Toshiba Robot to Enter Fukushima Nuclear Reactor - Jun Hongo
  • Idaho Mountain Express - Ask Sen. Crapo today
  • Kyodo News - Radioactive waste from decontamination in Fukushima cause concerns

    Tuesday, June 30, 2015

  • Idaho State Journal - Idaho aquifer decline could hinder radioactive monitoring - Keith Ridler
  • AP - Diplomats: Iran meets key obligation on way to nuke deal - Matthew Lee, George Jahn, Bradley Klapper
  • AP - Toshiba's 'scorpion' robot will look into Fukushima reactor - Mari Yamaguchi
  • AP - The Iran deal: A look at what it does and problems remaining - Bradley Klapper
  • AP - Meeting to cover cleanup plan for former nuke missile site
  • AP - For world, limited options if Iran talks fall apart - Dan Perry, George Jahn
  • AP - Nuke talks set for several more days; signs of backtracking - George Jahn, Bradley Klapper
  • AP - French minister: No new target date for Iran nuclear talks - Edith M. Lederer
  • Bloomberg - Iran Nuclear Talks Enter Final Stage
  • Bloomberg - Rouhani's Brother Joins Iran Nuclear Talks as Deal Within Reach - Ladane Nasseri
  • Reuters - EDF's Areva deal to shake up UK Hinkley Point ownership - Karolin Schaps
  • Reuters - Asian imports of Iran oil hit highest this year as nuclear talks drag - Aaron Sheldrick
  • Reuters - Iran and powers set to miss deadline as nuclear deal remains elusive - Parisa Hafezi and John Irish
  • Reuters - Iran's Zarif returning to Vienna with Salehi for nuclear talks: IRNA - Sam Wilkin
  • Reuters - UPDATE 2-U.S. says absurd to suggest that it will cave in Iran talks - Louis Charbonneau, John Irish and Arshad Mohammed
  • New York Times - U.S. Tells Iran That Preliminary Nuclear Deal Must Stand - MICHAEL R. GORDON and DAVID E. SANGER
  • The Guardian - Negotiators at Iran nuclear talks give themselves another week - Julian Borger
  • CNN - Bunker-busting bomb on standby as Iran nuclear talks near end - Deena Zaru, Jeremy Diamond and Don Melvin
  • Toronto Star - Final shipment of weapons-grade uranium due at Ontario facility this year - Joanna Smith
  • ABC News - Western Official: IAEA Will Report Iran Has Complied With Enriched Uranium Stockpile Reduction
  • San Diego Free Press - Nuclear Shutdown News – June 2015: Balloon Shuts Down Troubled Indian Point Plant - Michael Steinberg / Black Rain Press
  • ABC - ERA faces closure after uranium miner's expansion plans shelved by Rio Tinto - Stephen Letts
  • Washington Post - It seems the Pentagon can never have enough deployed nuclear warheads - Walter Pincus
  • Japan Times - Tepco ordered to pay over suicide linked to nuclear evacuation
  • Asahi Shimbun - TEPCO told to pay 27 million yen to family of Fukushima evacuee who killed himself - Yasuo Kojima
  • Pittsburgh Business Times blog - Westinghouse-led group wins funding for nuclear fuel project - Sam Kusic
  • Tri-City Herald - Richland nuclear plant producing electricity again
  • Nigeria Guardian - Agency urges independent regulatory body for nuclear power plants - Emeka Anuforo
  • THISDAY Nigeria - Nigeria's Nuclear Power Project Sparks Concern
  • Washington Free Beacon - State Department Ejects Free Beacon Reporter from Briefing - Adam Kredo
  • The Ecologist - Will the Hinkley C fiasco rouse Labour from its nuclear dream? - Dr Ian Fairlie
  • DailyPost Nigeria - NGO says nuclear power plant in Nigeria will be a time bomb
  • WOWT Omaha - Inspection to Begin at Fort Calhoun Nuclear Station
  • Houston Chronicle - DOE names acting field office manager at nuclear repository
  • BBC News - Austrians' legal challenge not robust, says EDF Energy
  • RTO Insider - Exelon: EPA Plan Will Get Nuclear Issue 'Half Right'
  • World Nuclear News - Demolition changes Paducah skyline
  • World Nuclear News - Small-scale robot for unit 2 containment inspections
  • Iran News Update - UK lawmakers urge P5+1 to step up pressure on Iran regime in nuke talks
  • Foreign Policy - Driving Iran From the Shadows - Elias Groll
  • The Hankyoreh - Government in a bind over where to store spent nuclear fuel - Song Kyung-hwa
  • KETV Omaha - Part failure leads to special inspection at Fort Calhoun plant
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Cold War veterans to discuss working at nuclear test site - F. Andrew Taylor
  • ecns.cn - CNNC plans to bid for Slovakian nuclear power plant
  • Reuters - Croatian firm steps in to save Finnish nuclear reactor project - Anna Ercanbrack
  • Fierce Energy - Perception is reality: SCE trying to improve public opinion of SONGS - Jaclyn Brandt
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - DOE extends Oak Ridge cleanup contract - Frank Munger
  • The State - Supreme Court: EPA erred in rule on toxic emissions from power plants - Sammy Fretwell and Washington Post staff writers Robert Barnes and Joby Warrick
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - Supreme Court's coal reprieve won't stop TVA from shutting down plants
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - High Court slaps down EPA power plant curbs - Sam Hananel
  • Paducah Sun - DOE building removals completed - Paducah Sun
  • Napa Valley Register - Utility Commission reform too little, too late - Thomas D. Elias
  • Mainichi Daily News - Gov't to raise maximum annual radiation exposure ahead of restart of nuclear reactors
  • Beyond Nuclear - Take action! Help stop Canada's proposed radioactive waste dump targeted at the Great Lakes shore!
  • Atomic Insights - Atomic Show #240 – Prof Gerry Thomas radiation health effects - Rod Adams
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Hiroshima events - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - K-31 demolition video - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - 'Expore ORNL' postponed - Frank Munger
  • All Things Nuclear - Enhancing NRC Public Meetings - Dave Lochbaum, director, Nuclear Safety Project
  • Trend News Agency - Iran never intended to create nuclear weapon, says ambassador - Temkin Jafarov
  • Trend News Agency - Iran says nuclear talks in very sensitive stage - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • Trend News Agency - Glimpse beyond Iran supreme leader's nuclear statements - Umid Niayesh
  • Trend News Agency - Iran will not accept permissions beyond Additional Protocol - Fatih Karimov
  • Press TV - EU extends Iran bans freeze for 7 days
  • Press TV - Iranians demand 'good' nuclear deal
  • Press TV - Iran, US hold last-gasp nuclear talks
  • Press TV - Due date arrives for potential Iran deal
  • Press TV - Iran, P5+1 drafting text of final deal
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Paducah, Page 37245 [FR DOC #: 2015-16039]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Rules: Fee Recovery for Fiscal; Year 2015, Pages 37431 - 37464 [FR DOC #: 2015-15763]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Guidance: NuScale Power, LLC, Design-Specific Review Standard and Safety Review Matrix, Pages 37312 - 37314 [FR DOC #: 2015-16034]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings; Sunshine Act, Pages 37314 - 37315 [FR DOC #: 2015-16093]
  • AP - DOE NAMES ACTING FIELD OFFICE MANAGER AT NUCLEAR REPOSITORY
  • American Interest - Nuclear Power the World's Great Green Hope
  • ThisDay Nigeria - IAEA Requests Standard Studies on Nigeria's Planned 4,000MW Nuclear Power - Chineme Okafor
  • NRC - NRC Proposes $7,000 Fine To New Jersey Company For Violations Of NRC Requirements
  • NRC - New NRC Resident Inspector Assigned To Limerick Nuclear Plant
  • NRC - NRC Names New Deputy Regional Administrator for Construction in Atlanta Regional Office
  • NRC - NRC Publishes Annual Report to Congress on Nuclear Security Inspections
  • NRC - NRC Amends Licensing, Inspection and Annual Fees Rule for FY 2015
  • Asahi Shimbun - TEPCO told to pay 27 million yen to family of Fukushima evacuee who killed himself - Yasuo Kojima
  • Japan Times - Tepco ordered to pay over suicide linked to nuclear evacuation
  • Jiji Press - IAEA Starts Kashiwazaki-Kariwa N-Plant Inspections
  • DOE:EM - EM Update | Vol. 7, Issue 6 | June 2015
  • CounterPunch - Have Millions of Deaths from America's 'War on Terror' Been Concealed? - Jack Balkwill

    Monday, June 29, 2015

  • National Law Journal - Major Fallout in Rocky Flats Case - Scott Flaherty
  • AP - French minister: No new target date for Iran nuclear talks
  • AP - Russian foreign minister to join nuclear talks
  • AP - Idaho aquifer decline could hinder radioactive monitoring - Keith Ridler
  • AP - Nuke talks to miss target; Iran foreign minister heads home - Matthew Lee, George Jahn
  • AP - Germany's oldest remaining nuclear plant shuts down
  • Reuters - Britain, Canada to strengthen cooperation on nuclear energy - Nina Chestney
  • Reuters - A nuclear deal could sharpen political tensions in Iran - Parisa Hafezi
  • Reuters - Areva puts U.S. nuclear radiation business Canberra up for sale - Michel Rose
  • Reuters - China's CNNC: may bid for Enel's Slovak power firm stake but no decision yet - John Ruwitch and Chen Yixin
  • Bloomberg - Video: Iran Nuclear Deal Inches Closer to Completion
  • Bloomberg - Iran's Economic Boost From Nuclear Deal Projected to Come Slowly - Terry Atlas
  • Reuters - Western officials suggest Iran tries to wiggle out of nuclear pledges - Louis Charbonneau and Arshad Mohammed
  • New York Times - Crucial Questions Remain as Iran Nuclear Talks Approach Deadline - DAVID E. SANGER and MICHAEL R. GORDON
  • BBC News - Will Congress scupper US nuclear deal with Iran? - Barbara Plett Usher
  • CounterPunch - The Perils of Nuclear-Powered Space Flights - Karl Grossman
  • Australian Financial Review - Nuclear needs a '40-year vision'
  • The Inquisitr - Je Suis Canada: Great Lakes Nuclear Crisis Demands Presidential Intervention
  • Daily Mail - The hidden world of America's almost-Armageddon: The abandoned facilities dotted across the US that were once dedicated to all-out nuclear war
  • Deutsche Welle - How far along is Germany's nuclear phase-out?
  • Houston Chronicle - Dismantling of nuclear barge underway in Galveston - Harvey Rice |
  • IOL - Nuclear plan: SA ready to call for bidders - Siyabonga Mkhwanazi
  • Asahi Shimbun - Editorial: Utilities compromise their futures by rejecting anti-nuclear proposals
  • E&E Daily - Why the French are losing enthusiasm for nuclear - Umair Irfan
  • Sofia News Agency - Westinghouse-led Group Wins EU Funding to Diversify Nuclear Fuel Supply to VVER Reactors
  • Focus Taiwan - Shuttered nuclear power plant overrun with stray dogs and deer - Lin Mengru and Keoni Everington
  • Omaha World-Herald - Deep in Platte County Courthouse is reminder of nuclear scare
  • Korea Times - S. Korean, U.S. nuclear envoys discuss N. Korea
  • Korea Herald - S. Korean, U.S. nuclear envoys to discuss N. Korea
  • Yonhap News - S. Korean, U.S. nuclear envoys discuss N. Korea - hague@yna.co.kr
  • ENS - Taiwan's Overseas Nuclear Waste Reprocessing Stalled - Shuchen Chang
  • Arirang News - U.S. calls for denuclearization on Korean peninsula during nuclear energy agreement Updated: 2015-06-29 09:07:24 KST - connie1223@arirang.co.kr
  • BBC News - Iranian ambitions breed scepticism and fear in Israel - Kevin Connolly
  • Asahi Shimbun - Buddhist monk promotes peace through release of anti-nuclear manga in Sri Lanka - Ko Iwaki
  • Korea Times - US nuclear envoy to attend unification forum Tuesday - Yi Whan-woo
  • GlobalPost - S. Korea to begin preparation for disposal of spent nuclar fuel
  • New Yorker - The War that Haunts Iran's Negotiators - Robin Wright
  • Durham Region - Public radiation dosage from Pickering, Darlington nuclear stations 'negligible' - Keith Gilligan
  • CounterPunch - Is Fukushima Getting Worse? - Robert Hunziker
  • San Francisco Chronicle - Safety of warhead-related tests at Livermore lab challenged - David Perlman |
  • Vermont Journalism Trust - State: Vermont Yankee trust fund process 'broken' - Michael Faher
  • KULR-TV - Public meeting to cover Cheyenne missile site cleanup plan
  • Reuters - CEZ extends outage at Temelin unit 2 until end of July - Jan Lopatka and Michael Kahn
  • BelTA - Malkina: Belarus attaches great importance to environmental monitoring near NPP
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Mining uranium at K-27 - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - DOE exercises UCOR's contract option to 2020; contractor says it has saved the government $122M - Frank Munger
  • BBC News - Hinkley Point C nuclear centre: First phase completed
  • IAEA - IAEA Reviews Nigeria's Nuclear Power Infrastructure Development
  • IAEA - IAEA Director General and US Secretary of State John Kerry Meet on Iran Negotiations
  • Press TV - France: No new deadline for Iran talks
  • Press TV - All sides showing willpower for N-deal
  • Press TV - 'Final Iran N-deal not against Mideast'
  • Press TV - Iran deal needs 'understanding realities'
  • Washington Times - Rand Paul touts small government ideals on Nevada tour - Riley Snyder
  • NAS - Project Update: Peer Review and Design Competition Related to Nuclear Weapons
  • NRC - NRC Receives High Marks for Small Business Contracting
  • NRC - NRC to Begin Special Inspection at Fort Calhoun Nuclear Station
  • GreenWorld - Still more ratepayer bailouts needed, says Entergy exec - Michael Mariotte
  • ENENews - Nuclear Officials: Much of Pacific Ocean may be impacted by Fukushima, area covers one third of globe
  • ENENews - Nonprofit Group: "Every single person" we hosted from Japan has had health problems… Blood stains found in almost all of their beds
  • Asahi Shimbun - Editorial: Utilities compromise their futures by rejecting anti-nuclear proposals
  • World Nuclear News - Canada, UK extend nuclear energy cooperation
  • World Nuclear News - Consortium chosen to run Canadian laboratories
  • World Nuclear News - EU funds diversification of Russian reactor fuel supply
  • World Nuclear News - Grafenrheinfeld ends electricity production
  • Sputnik News - Lessons From Fukushima Unheeded by Safety Regulators in Europe - Greenpeace
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Redeeming lives of Fukushima's irradiated animals - Kunio Kobinata
  • Politico - I Was Tortured. I Know How Important It Is to Hold the CIA Accountable. - Juan E. Méndez