Tuesday, August 30, 2016

  • Common Dreams - Public Cost of Fukushima Cleanup Tops $628 Billion and Is Expected to Climb - byNadia Prupis
  • Buffalo News - Higgins opens a new front in the effort to head off shipments of nuclear waste
  • South Africa Today - Is nuclear energy really the 'cheapest source of electricity'? - Vinayak Bhardwaj
  • Utility Dive - Decommissioning costs: A blind spot in the nuclear power debate - Christina Simeone
  • Los Alamos Monitor - Latina Style ranks LANL as one of the best places to work
  • Reuters - Germany outlines deal with EU on green levy for co-generation plants - Markus Wacket
  • Reuters - Philippines may open mothballed Marcos-era nuclear power plant - Enrico dela Cruz
  • Bloomberg - The $8 Trillion Fight Over How to Rid America of Fossil Fuel - Eric Roston
  • AP - North Korea denounces UN condemnation, warns US of action - Edith M. Lederer
  • AP - Iran deploys S-300 air defense around nuclear site - Nasser Karimi
  • BusinessWorld Philippines - Policy body formed to review Bataan nuke plant - Victor V. Saulon
  • Motley Fool - What Would the United States Look Like Without Nuclear Energy? - Maxx Chatsko
  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - After New York props up nuclear power generation sector, is Pennsylvania next? - Anya Litvak
  • Nature - Nuclear power plants prepare for old age--Materials research is at the heart of efforts to keep the world's reactors running well past 2050. - Jeff Tollefson
  • Business Insider - It might be time to bring nuclear power back to America - Rafi Letzter
  • All Things Nuclear - Avoiding Bad Nuclear Gas - Dave Lochbaum, director, Nuclear Safety Project
  • Indian Express - India US to advance talks on building six nuclear reactors - PTI
  • New York Times - Japan's $320 Million Gamble at Fukushima: An Underground Ice Wall - Martin Fackler
  • Sputnik News - Public Cost Of Fukushima Nuclear Disaster Continues to Rise
  • Asahi Shimbun - Editorial: Is Fukushima ice wall project still viable despite early failure?
  • Daily Telegraph - Letters: It's reliance on the French at Hinkley Point that should worry us
  • News Corp Australia - SA kids want to be part of nuclear choice - Australian Associated Press
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - Nuclear plant's closure leaves Wisconsin town fighting for its life - Stephanie Finucane
  • The Independent - Grand Canyon tribe fears for its future amid battle against uranium mining - Tim Walker
  • Sputnik News - Russia's Rosatom Ready to Help Saudi Arabia Build Nuclear Reactors
  • Johannesburg Citizen - 17 000 react to nuclear procurement
  • Victor Harbor Times - Fleurieu protesters stand against nuclear storage | VIDEO
  • PR Newswire - Virginia Consumer Group Says Dominion Nuclear Reactor Project Proceeding Unlawfully and Must Get State Approval
  • Daily Post North Wales - Theresa May urged to show Wylfa Newydd commitment by nuclear boss - Owen Hughes
  • Pottstown Mercury - Limerick nuke plant holds open house Wednesday
  • Asia Pacific Report - Rendezvous with the 'nuclear free' Vanuatu cover girl after 33 years - David Robie
  • Dong-A Ilbo - Nuclear-powered submarines as a state secret
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - World War II atomic bomb development plant demolished [video] - Steve Johnson
  • WVLT-TV Knoxville - K-27 Building in Oak Ridge demolished
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Final wall of old K-27 building in Oak Ridge, built as part of Manhattan Project, comes down - Mike Blackerby
  • The Tennessean - Oak Ridge Manhattan Project building demolition
  • DOE - The World's Largest 3D Printed Object
  • NAS - Project Update: Assessment of the Department of Veterans Affairs Airborne Hazards and Open Burn Pit Registry
  • NRC - NRC Proposes $14,000 Fine for Puerto Rico Company for Failing to Carry Out Cyclotron Decommissioning Activities
  • NHK World - Nearing typhoon halts work at Fukushima Daiichi
  • Asahi Shimbun - Japan's Invisible Dike - Martin Fackler
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Eskom's IPP snub shows need for sector shake-up - Matthew le Cordeur
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Zuma v Gordhan: the end game – Treasury considers "nuclear bomb" option - Alec Hogg
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: Environmental Management Advisory Board PDF Pages 59613 - 59614 (2 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-20787]
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Portsmouth; Cancellation PDF Page 59614 (1 page) [FR DOC #: 2016-20788]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Exemptions: Exelon Generation Co., LLC; Calvert Cliffs Nuclear Power Plant, Units 1 and 2; Update Schedule for Updated Final Safety Analysis Report PDF Pages 59670 - 59672 (3 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-20804]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Facility Operating and Combined Licenses: Applications and Amendments Involving Proposed No Significant Hazards Considerations, etc. PDF Pages 59659 - 59669 (11 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-20391]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: License Amendment Applications: Omaha Public Power District; Fort Calhoun Station, Unit No. 1 PDF Pages 59669 - 59670 (2 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-20807]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings; Sunshine Act, Page 59659 [FR DOC #: 2016-20916]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Requests for Nominations: Advisory Committee on Medical Uses of Isotopes PDF Page 59658 (1 page) [FR DOC #: 2016-20809]
  • CBS Pittsburgh - Environmentalists Rushing To Stop Hauling Of Weapons-Grade Nuclear Waste Along Rt. 79 - Andy Sheehan
  • Parliament of Australia - Radioactive waste management - Sophie Power, Science Technology Environment Resources

    Monday, August 29, 2016

  • Gisborne Herald NZ - No closer to being nuclear-free - Bob Hughes
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - NNSA Announces Elimination Of Highly Enriched Uranium (HEU) From Indonesia - NNSA Deputy Administrator Anne Harrington
  • Energy Collective - X-Energy and Southern Nuclear Team Up for Advanced Reactor R&D - Dan Yurman
  • Tri-City Herald - CH2M Hill adds 300 employees, takes on more Hanford work - Annette Cary
  • Reuters - Swiss nuclear plant outages - Vera Eckert
  • Reuters - Chinese, British energy officials discuss Hinkley Point nuclear project - Elias Glenn
  • Reuters - Iran deploys Russian-made S-300 missiles at its Fordow nuclear site: TV - Parisa Hafezi
  • AP - Iran deploys S-300 air defense around nuclear site - Nasser Karimi
  • Los Angeles Times - More than a year after the nuclear deal, Iranians are still waiting for an economic revival - Shashank Bengali
  • South China Morning Post - Why Britain's Hinkley nuclear reactor is a horror show, with or without China - Tom Holland
  • International Business Times UK - China 'will refuse' to rewrite terms of Hinkley Point C nuclear plant deal - Brendan Cole
  • The Guardian - UK government could approve Hinkley Point but delay Essex project - Sean Farrell
  • London Times - May threatens Hinkley Point deal - Robin Pagnamenta, Energy Editor | Sam Coates, Deputy Political Editor
  • Financial Times - Hinkley supporters in last-ditch push for approval - Andrew Ward and Jim Pickard
  • The Guardian - Hinkley Point: EDF boss calls on government to look at 'bigger picture' - Kate Lyons
  • Economic Times - Second nuclear power unit at Kudankulam connected to grid
  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - Suit seeks to block nuclear waste from trucking through Western Pa. - Don Hopey
  • Sputnik News - Belarus's Russian-Built Nuclear Reactor Driving Lithuanian Officials Insane
  • Greenpeace International - Nuclear testing is not a path to security and peace - Blogpost by Bunny McDiarmid
  • Public News Service - N.M. Nuclear Safety Group Blasts Results of Government Reports - Suzanne Potter
  • The Hindu - Nuclear power dangerous to human health, expensive: Expert
  • Korea Herald - Saenuri hawks renew call for nuclear submarine after NK SLBM launch - Yoon Min-sik
  • Jewish Business News - Dimona Nuclear Researchers Put Stop to Air Monitoring Sites in Area - Business Day Johannesburg
  • SA Business Day - Outa appeals for signatures on nuclear plants - Robert Laing
  • Barossa and Light Herald - Nuclear roadshow heats up in region - Erica Visser
  • Barossa & Light Herald - Nuclear consultation underway - Erica Visser
  • Western Mail - Hitachi wants reassurance from May over Wylfa Newydd nuclear power station - Chris Kelsey
  • Adelaide Now - Nuclear industry forum for SA students' held in secret over safety fears - Education Writer Martina Simos
  • Yonhap News - (News Focus) S. Korea weighs merits, challenges of nuclear-powered subs - kyongae.choi@yna.co.kr
  • Japan Times - Japan considers scrapping fast-breeder reactor as costs mount
  • WRVO Public Media Oswego - Exelon purchase of FitzPatrick will save its jobs, but how many? - Payne Horning
  • Los Angeles Times - Even after reforms, the state's energy regulator can still have private meetings with utility companies - Liam Dillon
  • Plymouth Herald - Radioactivity and warming seas threaten marine life near Somerset's Hinkley Point - WMNJBayley
  • News24 - The two signatures Gordhan won't give Zuma - Adriaan Basson
  • Kolkata Statesman - 'Nuclear damage liability issue almost resolved'
  • Deutsche Welle - Problems persist at Japan's crippled Fukushima nuclear reactors
  • Albuquerque Journal - Workers at New Mexico plant practice handling nuclear waste - Associated Press
  • BBC - Why India needs to get rid of its sedition law - Soutik Biswas
  • Albuquerque Journal - PNM has reasonable plan to replace San Juan power - James E. Gover / Professor Emeritus Electrical Engineering, Kettering University, William R. Dawes Jr. / Former Manager, Sandia National Laboratories, and Edward D. Graham Jr. / Former President, Semisematech
  • Rand Daily Mail - Can a man oblivious to what is happening in his house manage SOEs? - Prince Mashele
  • Japan Times - Terror financing laws limited by burden of proof - Eric Johnston
  • News24 - The big lie called Jacob Zupta Inc
  • HNN Huntingtonnews - When Operating Huntington Reduction Pilot Plant Known as Contaminated - Tony E. Rutherford
  • IPS - UN Chief Laments Nuclear Dead End - Thalif Deen
  • DOE - What is a Neutrino Horn? - Molly Olmstead, Fermilab
  • NRC blog - REFRESH: On the Wild Side at U.S. Nuclear Power Plants - Neil Sheehan, Public Affairs Officer, Region I
  • NWTRB - Webcast and information from August 24, 2016, Board meeting on DOE efforts to integrate the management of canisters for storing and transporting SNF and HLW.
  • IAEA - IAEA Director General Focuses on Cancer at Kenya Conference - May Fawaz-Huber, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • The Guardian - UK government could approve Hinkley Point but delay Essex project - Sean Farrell
  • Trend News Agency - Iran locks nuclear enrichment site with Russian-made missile - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • Yonhap News - Unification minister calls for more int'l pressure on N.K. to give up nukes - sooyeon@yna.co.kr
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Mailbox: Guardian, Raider of Treasury square off – only one will survive - Daniel Sutherland
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Brilliant analysis: #GordhanGate – The Good, the Bad and the Ugly - Azar Jammine
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Eskom's IPP snub shows need for sector shake-up - Eberhard - Matthew le Cordeur
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Something dodgy about nuclear sites - Mandi Smallhorne
  • NHK World - Fukushima nuclear plant prepares for typhoon
  • NHK World - Decontamination workers preparing for typhoon
  • Kyodo News - Japan mulls scrapping Monju reactor, restart requires more money - Japan Times
  • Japan Times - Japan considers scrapping fast-breeder reactor as costs mount
  • Mainichi Daily News - Couple built home on top of radioactive soil due to inaccurate city sketch
  • Mainichi Daily News - Running Monju reactor for 10 years would cost gov't 600 billion yen extra
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Hanford, Page 59203 [FR DOC #: 2016-20619]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Criteria and Procedures for Determining Eligibility for Access to or Control Over Special Nuclear Material, Pages 59250 - 59251 [FR DOC #: 2016-20564]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Request for Access Authorization, Pages 59249 - 59250 [FR DOC #: 2016-20563]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Request for Visit, Page 59251 [FR DOC #: 2016-20562]

    Sunday, August 28, 2016

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Area 51 security guard's long fight for compensation for toxic fume exposure may be nearing end - Keith Rogers
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - ISU researcher to study reactor metals
  • Albany Democrat-Herald - Meeting prompts more claim filings -
  • Albany Democrat-Herald - Meeting prompts more claim filings
  • Reuters - China launches state-owned aircraft engine maker: state media - Kevin Yao
  • Reuters - EDF chief urges Britain to give go-ahead to nuclear plant - Paul Sandle
  • Reuters - Iran arrests nuclear negotiator suspected of spying -
  • Reuters - Iran arrests nuclear negotiator suspected of spying
  • Daily Telegraph - 'New nuclear' has to be part of our low-carbon energy future - Vincent de Rivaz
  • Xinhua News - May urged to give green light to Hinkley nuclear project
  • BBC News - Hinkley Point: EDF boss Vincent de Rivaz urges go-ahead
  • Daily Mail This is Money - JON REES: Why Theresa May should plug the plug on the Hinkley Point nuclear power plant - Jon Rees
  • Korea Herald - 'Diplomacy never too late to curb NK nuke' - Joel Lee
  • Korea Times - President Park adopting 2-track unification efforts - Yi Whan-woo
  • BBC News - Iran arrests nuclear deal negotiator on spying charge
  • Al Jazeera - Fukushima's surfers riding on radioactive waves--"We will only know the true consequences of our time in the water 20 years from now." - Eric Lafforgue
  • Orange County Register - At San Onofre, spent nuclear fuel is getting special tomb - Teri Sforza
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - Lessons for Diablo Canyon: Vermont region adjusts to life without its nuclear plant - Stephanie Finucane
  • Herald Scotland - Terror fears after series of security breaches at nuclear power stations - Neil Mackay
  • Japan Times - Fukushima scenarios used in evacuation drills at two Japanese nuclear plants
  • Sputnik News - North Korea Threatens to Unleash 'Nuclear Hammers of Justice,' Open Fire in DMZ
  • National Interest - How an American Nuclear-Powered Aircraft Carrier Was Almost Sunk - Steve Weintz
  • Trend News Agency - Iran says 2 nuclear power plants funded - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • Herald Scotland - MoD police spend £74m guarding Trident - Rob Edwards
  • London Times - Japanese seek nuclear pledge from No 10 - John Collingridge
  • WJBC - Rose feels nuke bill is being weighed down - Terry James
  • Tasnim News Agency - Iran Confirms Arrest of Individual Close to Nuclear Negotiating Team
  • Augusta Chronicle - Processing back online at Savannah River Site facility
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Letter: Subsidies for green energy not needed - Joe Purkey, Knoxville
  • Sputnik News - UK Increases Spending to Protect NPPs From Terror Attacks
  • Yonhap News - Foreign, defense ministers of U.S., S. Korea to meet over N. Korea - kyongae.choi@yna.co.kr
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea rejects UNSC statement
  • Yonhap News - Ruling party hawks call for nuclear subs to counter N.K. SLBM - colin@yna.co.kr
  • Korea Times - NK missile threat--SLBM tests should serve as wakeup call to China
  • Cape Business News - Eskom: Nuclear site licence applications above board
  • Orange County Register - At San Onofre, spent nuclear fuel is getting special tomb - Teri Sforza
  • Japan Times - Public cost of Fukushima nuclear accident cleanup topped ¥4.2 trillion as of end of March
  • Japan Times - Fukushima scenarios used in evacuation drills at two Japanese nuclear plants - Sputnik News
  • Sputnik News - Man Dies After Incident at Belarusian Nuclear Power Plant Construction Site
  • Malaya Business Insight Manila - CONTINUING SAGA OF CONTRACTUALIZATION; NUCLEAR POWER - Dahli Aspillera
  • Japan Times - Public cost of Fukushima nuclear accident cleanup topped ¥4.2 trillion as of end of March - Japan Times
  • Japan Times - Fukushima scenarios used in evacuation drills at two Japanese nuclear plants
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Disaster drill for Oi N-plant
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Nankai Trough seabed to be constantly watched

    Saturday, August 27, 2016

  • Sydney Morning Herald - Lone Ranger: Kakadu uranium miner faces fewer safety checks - Peter Hannam
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - Cold Operations at WIPP - Maddy Hayden
  • Government Accountability Project - Continuing Cover-up at the UN's World Intellectual Property Organization - Bea Edwards
  • Center for Public Integrity - The Pentagon has shipped more than a million small arms to Iraq and Afghanistan's defense forces -
  • Center for Public Integrity - The Pentagon has shipped more than a million small arms to Iraq and Afghanistan's defense forces
  • Reuters - Japan holds largest quake drill
  • AP - UN condemns 4 North Korean ballistic missile launches - Edith M. Lederer
  • Daily Telegraph - Living with Hinkley: the view from Somerset on the £18bn nuclear plan - Emily Gosden
  • The State - More problems uncovered at nuclear fuel plant near Columbia - Sammy Fretwell
  • Power Line - Memo sheds new light on Clinton-Russia uranium scandal - Paul Mirengoff
  • Financial Times - UK nuclear industry hit by fresh turmoil
  • Japan Today - Governor asks Kyushu Electric to suspend nuclear reactors in Kagoshima
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Japan governor asks Kyushu Electric to halt nuclear plant
  • Asahi Shimbun - Editorial: Kyushu Electric in spotlight after governor calls for shutdown
  • Keene Sentinel - Commonsense nuclear policy - Sandusky Register?
  • Sandusky Register - Local man writes nuclear power memoir - Tom Jackson
  • Las Vegas Sun - Lockheed gets contract worth up to $5 billion to manage Nevada National Security Site - Daniel Rothberg
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - NVS3T awarded contract to manage Nevada National Security Site - Keith Rogers
  • Manila Bulletin - DOE revisits framework on nuclear investments - Myrna Velasco
  • Platts - Entergy's Pilgrim nuclear unit in Massachusetts returns to service - Tom Harrison
  • Sputnik News - Iran's Bushehr Nuclear Plant 2nd Unit's Start-Up Planned for October 2024
  • Lynchburg News and Advance - Virginia Supreme Court overturns ruling in royalty case between BWXT, Areva - Margaret Carmel
  • Korea Herald - Unification minister to attend denuclearization forum in Kazakhstan
  • WTVC Chattanooga - Power bills going up: TVA says increased costs to blame - Calvin Sneed
  • Brattleboro Reformer - Vermont Yankee overtime lawsuit settled--Jury concluded in 2014 Entergy had 'willfully violated the law' - Robert Audette
  • Pakistan Daily Times - Fatemi stresses unbiased criteria for NSG membership
  • KOAT Albuquerque - New Mexico regulators want more info from PNM in rate case
  • Fairewinds Energy Education - Diablo Canyon: The Devil's in the Details; Part 1: A Troubled History
  • Atomic Insights - First offshore wind farm in US completed. Details of FOAK costs & schedule - Rod Adams
  • Atomic Insights - Why are nuclear plants losing money at an astonishing rate? - Rod Adams
  • Beyond Nuclear - New Study Shows How Clinging to Nuclear Power Means Climate Failure
  • NRC - NRC Names New Senior Resident Inspector at Diablo Canyon Nuclear Power Plant
  • NRC - NRC Issues Final Environmental Review for LaSalle Nuclear Plant License Renewal in Illinois
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Hanford, Page 59203 [FR DOC #: 2016-20619]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Criteria and Procedures for Determining Eligibility for Access to or Control Over Special Nuclear Material, Pages 59250 - 59251 [FR DOC #: 2016-20564]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Request for Access Authorization, Pages 59249 - 59250 [FR DOC #: 2016-20563]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Request for Visit, Page 59251 [FR DOC #: 2016-20562]
  • NEI - Senators Stress Need for Efficient NRC Oversight of Reactor Construction
  • NHK World - Evacuation drill held near Takahama nuclear plant
  • Jiji Press - 7,200 Join Drills for Severe Accident at Takahama N-Plant
  • TEPCO - Financial Assistance from the Nuclear Damage Compensation and Decommissioning Facilitation Corporation
  • JAIF - Ikata-3 NPP Back in Full Operation
  • Forbes - Fukushima: Time Bomb Or Training Device? -
  • Forbes - Fukushima: Time Bomb Or Training Device?

    Friday, August 26, 2016

  • UT Tennessee Today - UT, ORNL Study Climate's Role in Demands Placed on Energy Grid
  • Business Insider - A typo and a bag of kitty litter might cost US taxpayers billions in nuclear waste cleanup - Dave Mosher
  • HazMat Management Magazine - Nuclear waste accident may cost more than $2 billion to clean up
  • Global Risk Insights - Protests threaten China's nuclear energy plans - Rosalind Reischer
  • Reuters - Britain does not need Hinkley for future energy needs -think tank - Kate Holton and Susanna Twidale
  • Reuters - Anti-nuclear governor in Japan asks Kyushu Electric to suspend nuke plant - Yuka Obayashi
  • Bloomberg - Drax Piles Into Hinkley Debate With Biomass Conversion Offer - Jessica Shankleman
  • Japan Times - Anti-nuclear Kagoshima governor asks Kyushu Electric to halt Sendai reactors - Kyodo
  • Asahi Shimbun - Governor asks utility to halt nuclear reactors in Kagoshima
  • World Nuclear News - Kagoshima governor requests Sendai suspension
  • World Nuclear News - Russia prepares new used fuel storage program
  • World Nuclear News - CGN sees continued growth in first half of 2016
  • Sputnik News - Experts Warn North Korea's Nuclear Arsenal Progressing Rapidly
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Arizona officials propose tougher uranium mine regulations - Business Day Johannesburg
  • SA Business Day - Eskom asks to extend end period for comment on nuclear installations - Linda Ensor
  • Creamer Media's Engineering News - Eskom may re-advertise nuclear notices after noncomplaint E Cape notice - Terence Creamer
  • Daily Maverick - Africa Check: Is nuclear energy really the 'cheapest source of electricity'?
  • Daily Caller - Russian Breakthrough Could Eliminate Nuclear Waste - Andrew Follett
  • Trend News Agency - Kazakhstan starts construction of Low Enriched Uranium bank - Elena Kosolapova
  • Plymouth Herald - UK 'doesn't need new Hinkley nuclear power station' - WMNAGreenwood
  • London Times - Dropping Hinkley could save taxpayers £1bn a year - Marcus Leroux
  • BBC News - Hinkley Point C nuclear plant not essential - think tank
  • ITV UK - Controversial new Hinkley nuclear power station 'not vital' for Britain's energy future
  • Power Technology - Proposed Hinkley Point C nuclear power station construction not essential, finds ECIU report
  • Reuters UK - Britain does not need Hinkley for future energy needs -think tank - Kate Holton and Susanna Twidale
  • Financial Times - Hinkley alternatives offer huge saving, claims think-tank - Andrew Ward
  • International Business Times UK - Hinkley Point project 'not essential' to meet UK's energy needs - Karthick Arvinth
  • edie newsroom - 'State of flux': Hinkley alternatives would be cheaper and simpler, ECIU finds - Luke Nicholls & Alex Baldwin
  • LIIR Interpreter - Floating nuclear plants and safety zones: Another looming problem in the South China Sea?
  • Al-Monitor - Iranian official avoids confirming arrest of nuclear negotiator
  • News24 - Zuma push the nuclear button - Hawks circling Gordhan - Daniel Sutherland
  • Deutsche Welle - Political thriller plays out in South Africa
  • Western Mail - New public consultation into Wylfa Newydd nuclear power station to be launched next week
  • Daily Post North Wales - Wylfa Newydd developer gives notice for spring 2017 planning application - Owen Hughes
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Time may be right for a Northeast Asia nuclear-weapon-free zone
  • RenewEconomy.au - Germany already has more green power than it ever had nuclear - Craig Morris
  • The Chattanoogan - Environmental Group Opposes Increase Of Output At TVA Nuclear Plants
  • Aiken Standard - First Cycle unit at Savannah River Nuclear Solutions' H Canyon revitalized
  • KRCU Southeast Missouri State University - State wins approval to test groundwater near radioactive waste at West Lake Landfill
  • Times of India - Kovvada SIA draft report on nuclear power project to be finalised soon
  • Dong-A Ilbo - Controversies over nuclear-powered submarines resurface
  • The Chattanoogan - TVA Reduces Budget Requirements and Continues Investment In Cleaner Power
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - TVA rates to rise 1.5 percent in October - Dave Flessner
  • Oak Ridge Today - Historic day: Last wall to be demolished at last of big five uranium-enriching buildings at ETTP (K-25) - John Huotari
  • Al Jazeera - Inside Fukushima's Time Bomb
  • Greenfield Recorder - Vt. Yankee says it's gaining on infiltrating water - Susan Smallheer
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Criticism mounts after PRC decides to reopen PNM rate case - Rebecca Moss
  • The Hill blog - 25th anniversary of closure of world's largest nuclear test site: time to act - Erlan Idrissov
  • WPLG Pembroke Park, FL - Turkey Point workers prepare nuclear power plant for possible rough weather - Ben Kennedy
  • Cape Cod Times - Pilgrim returns to production amid calls for shutdown - Christine Legere
  • Richmond Times-Dispatch - Siren test at North Anna station to be repeated
  • Western Gazette - Theresa May to scrap Hinkley Point project and China 'cannot be trusted' says ex Wells MP Tessa Munt - Tomas Malloy
  • NRC - NRC Issues Final Environmental Review for LaSalle Nuclear Plant License Renewal in Illinois
  • NHK World - Gov. calls for suspension of Sendai reactors
  • Kyodo News - Governor asks Kyushu Electric to halt nuclear reactors in Kagoshima
  • Yonhap News - (News Focus) Need to build nuke-powered sub rises as Seoul seeks to counter N.K. SLBMs - Kim Soo-yeon
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Eskom mulls extending comment period for nuclear sites
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Business backs Gordhan as Hawks intensify probe - Aug 26 2016 06:57 Mike Cohen
  • Energy Department - Notices: Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Disposition of Depleted Uranium Oxide Conversion Product Generated from Inventory of Depleted Uranium Hexafluoride, Pages 58921 - 58923 [FR DOC #: 2016-20501]
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notices: Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc., Pages 58924 - 58925 [FR DOC #: 2016-20537]
  • Navy Department - Notices: Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Fallon Range Training Complex Modernization; Expansion of Land Ranges, Airspace Modifications, and Public Land Withdrawal, Pages 58919 - 58920 [FR DOC #: 2016-20502]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards, Pages 58981 - 58982 [FR DOC #: 2016-20514]
  • CounterPunch - Guantánamo's Quagmire - Cesar Chelala
  • Blackburn News - Environment Minister Responds To Concerns About Planned Kincardine Nuclear Burial Site - Janice Mackay
  • WRVO Public Media Oswego - Environmentalists point to FitzPatrick safety incidents in new report - Payne Horning
  • IAEA - Radioactive waste and spent fuel management

    Thursday, August 25, 2016

  • Ontario Argus Observer - OpEd: Idaho home to outstanding nuclear research - U.S. Senator Mike Crapo
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - 50 years ago today, a rare INL presidential visit - Luke Ramseth
  • The Olympian - Editorial: Port meeting appropriate for military cargo issues
  • Tri-City Herald - DOE asks judge to dismiss state's Hanford chemical vapor lawsuit - Annette Cary
  • Lewiston Tribune - Feds seek dismissal of state's Hanford lawsuit - Associated Press
  • Tri-City Herald - Dupus Boomer's family restaurant opens in Richland
  • Bloomberg - FBI Files Say China Firm Pushed U.S. Experts for Nuclear Secrets - David Voreacos, David McLaughlin
  • Bloomberg - Business Backs Gordhan as South African Police Intensify Probe - Michael Cohen
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea, U.S. envoys to seek retaliatory actions over N. Korea's SLBM launch - pbr@yna.co.kr
  • Alabama News - Southern Co. should buy unfinished Bellefonte Nuclear Plant - J. Winston Porter, a national energy and environment consultant
  • Arizona Republic - Coalition pushes for greater environmental protections for the Grand Canyon - Megan Janetsky
  • News24 City-Press - Africa fails nuclear compliance - Godfrey Mutizwa
  • All Things Nuclear - Nuclear Renaissance–Nuclear Requiem - Dave Lochbaum, director, Nuclear Safety Project
  • Wyoming Business Report - Geological report highlights Wyo. uranium - Jeff Truchot
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - Nuclear energy haters are no better than Salem's witch hunters - William Gloege, Santa Maria
  • Erie Times-News - Our view: More information on Erie County nuke plan needed
  • Syracuse Post Standard - NY must approve FitzPatrick nuke sale or pay owner $35 million - Tim Knauss
  • SA Business Tech - Eskom bites back at "misinformed" Outa over nuclear plans
  • ESI Africa - National Nuclear Regulator considers Eskom application
  • SA Independent - Eskom refutes Outa's claims - Siseko Njobeni
  • Illinois News Network - Clock still ticking for Clinton and Quad Cities nuclear plants
  • WBAY Green Bay - Kewaunee County Leaders Call for Tax Hike Without Nuclear Plant - Michelle Clemens
  • Saskatoon StarPhoenix - MacPherson: We could build a nuclear power plant with money from SaskTel sale - Les MacPherson
  • Yonhap News - N.K. calls SLBM launch success, boasts of nuke attack capacity - sooyeon@yna.co.kr
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - TVA idles Watts Bar unit after feedwater pump problem
  • World Nuclear News - Work starts on Fuqing 6 turbine building
  • World Nuclear News - Reactor internals installed at third Tianwan unit
  • World Nuclear News - Urenco records first-half net loss, qualifies Brexit impact - Plymouth Herald
  • Plymouth Herald - Plymouth scientist warns of radiation risk to sea life - WMNKRossiter
  • Albuquerque Journal - Rally calls for government to protect Grand Canyon - Ollie Reed Jr.
  • VT Digger - Vermont Yankee fund benefits Rutland solar, other projects - Mike Faher
  • Duluth News Tribune - Local view: Common desire for sustainable energy fuels cause for hope - Dr. Eric Enberg
  • Pike County News Watchman - Community meetings to discuss free medical benefits for former PORTS workers
  • Power Engineering International - EDF to receive $451m compensation for nuclear facility - Diarmaid Williams
  • Daily Pakistan - Pakistan makes a strong pitch for Nuclear Supplier Group's membership - Sarfraz Ali
  • Albuquerque Business First - PNM rate case could be reopened - Joe Cardillo
  • Albuquerque Journal - OpEd: PRC should allow PNM to recover all its Palo Verde costs - Carla J. Sonntag Executive Director / New Mexico Utility Shareholders Alliance
  • San Francisco magazine - How to Dismantle an Atomic Power Plant - Scott Lucas
  • Bend Bulletin - Researchers get help from the tooth fairy - Markian Hawryluk
  • SA Independent - SA is well suited for renewable energy - Pierre Heistein
  • Lower Hudson Journal - Cuomo needs Indian Point to push clean energy: View - Frank Fraley
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - TVA rates edge higher but remain below U.S. average - Dave Flessner
  • Power Engineering International - UK officials examining exit strategy from Hinkley Point deal - Diarmaid Williams
  • Burnham-On-Sea - Hinkley Point: Government is 'exploring ways to pull out of the deal'
  • Common Dreams - Global Wildlife Whistleblower Rewards Introduced at IUCN World Conservation Congress
  • DOE - The Science of Small - Dan Krotz, Berkeley Lab
  • NRC blog - Throwback Thursday – The Lab Van '70s Style
  • NWTRB - Agenda - Summer Board Meeting - August 24, 2016
  • IAEA - IAEA-Supported Research Examines Impact of Ocean Acidification on Coastal Societies - Sarah Jones-Couture, IAEA Environmental Laboratories
  • Bellona - Former Russian eco-watchdog pleads guilty to ignoring Northern Russian pollution for bribes - Anna Kireeva, Charles Digges
  • Fin24 CapeTown - DA calls for a debate on Gordhan 'witch-hunt'
  • Fin24 CapeTown - The four people who could possibly replace Gordhan - Fadia Salie
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Gordhan plot all about power, SOEs and tenderpreneurs - economist
  • Air Force Department - Notices: Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Nevada Test and Training Range Military Land Withdrawal at Nellis Air Force Base, NV PDF Pages 58496 - 58497 (2 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-20401]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Exemptions: South Carolina Electric and Gas Co. and South Carolina Public Service Authority; Virgil C. Summer Nuclear Station, Units 2 and 3 PDF Pages 58540 - 58542 (3 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-20393]
  • Tennessee Valley Authority - Notices: Meetings: Regional Resource Stewardship Council PDF Page 58545 (1 page) [FR DOC #: 2016-20379]
  • Workers Compensation Programs Office - Notices: Meetings: Advisory Board on Toxic Substances and Worker Health: Subcommittee on Evidentiary Requirements for Part B Lung Disease PDF Page 58535 (1 page) [FR DOC #: 2016-20418]
  • Workers Compensation Programs Office - Notices: Meetings: Advisory Board on Toxic Substances and Worker Health: Subcommittee on Medical Advice; Weighing Medical Evidence PDF Pages 58535 - 58536 (2 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-20416]
  • Workers Compensation Programs Office - Notices: Meetings: Advisory Board on Toxic Substances and Worker Health: Subcommittee on the Site Exposure Matrices PDF Pages 58536 - 58537 (2 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-20419]
  • NHK World - TEPCO apologizes to Niigata for meltdown cover-up - 4992136665954537
  • New York Times - Editorial: A Stark Reminder of Guantánamo's Sins

    Wednesday, August 24, 2016

  • RealClearEnergy - Nuclear Waste: Human Danger or Hidden Opportunity - Lewis M. Andrews
  • Engineering and Technology Magazine - Bus-sized nuclear reactors could replace large-scale plants - Tereza Pultarova
  • Tri-City Herald - Hanford 324 Building topic of Aug. 24 meeting
  • Hanford Sentinel - Pious talk doesn't equal reform - Thomas Elias
  • Reuters - UPDATE 2-EDF, France agree on 400 mln euro compensation for Fessenheim closure-source - Geert De Clercq
  • Reuters - South African assets sink after police summon finance minister - Joe Brock and Mfuneko Toyana
  • Reuters - North Korea fires submarine-launched ballistic missile towards Japan - Ju-min Park and Jack Kim
  • Bloomberg - EDF Said to Get at Least 400 Million Euros to Close Fessenheim - Francois De Beaupuy, Geraldine Amiel
  • Bloomberg - Zuma Bids to Tighten Grip as S. Africa Police Target Gordhan - Michael Cohen, Amogelang Mbatha, Antony Sguazzin
  • AP - China sets sights on new global export: nuclear energy - Joe McDonald
  • AP - Seoul: North Korea fires submarine-launched missile - Hyung-Jin Kim
  • AP - UN chief calls for renewed focus on mass destruction weapons - Dave Bryan
  • CBS News - Here comes a new Chinese export: Nuclear reactors
  • World Nuclear News - Russia considers nuclear power for sub-sea minerals exploration
  • World Nuclear News - Uranium separation resumes at Savannah River Site
  • Daily Tar Heel - Q&A with joint professor David McNelis on using nuclear energy Kelsey Mason
  • Newser - Cleanup Bill at Nuke Waste Dump Could Rival Three Mile Island - Linda Hervieux
  • The Inquisitr - It Has Been Zero Days Since The Last Nuclear Catastrophe - Caitlin Johnstone
  • UPI - China, South Korea, Japan condemn North Korea nuclear provocations - Elizabeth Shim
  • Forbes - Your Next Nuke Will Be Small and Modular - Michael Lynch
  • FedConnect.net - RFP for Deep Borehole Field Test: Characterization - search "Borehole" or Reference Number "DE-SOL-0010181." --The U.S. Department of Energy, Idaho Operations Office (DOE-ID) requests proposals for a Deep Borehole Field Test
  • Daily Telegraph - Costain shrugs off Hinkley delays as it forecasts nuclear future - Alan Tovey
  • The Independent - Hinkley Point nuclear power station: Whitehall officials 'exploring ways UK could pull out of deal' - Joe Watts
  • Sputnik News - Why Pyongyang's Nuclear Tests Are Less Dangerous Than the Panic They Cause
  • The Ecologist UK - New study suggests pro-nuclear countries are making much slower progress on climate targets - James Hakner
  • Gulf Business News - Kuwait scraps nuclear power plans--Ministry says alternative sources are more cost effective - Robert Anderson
  • Kuwait Times - Ministry changes plans to build nuclear plant - A Saleh
  • BBC - Civil nuclear police: Working to 65 'physically impossible'
  • Albuquerque Journal - Nuke work continues to fuel Sandia growth, Hruby says - Kevin Robinson-Avila
  • SA Business Day - Applications for site licences for nuclear plants are legal, Eskom says - Linda Ensor
  • SA Business Day - THE POINT: All energy options have pros but one has major defects - Owen Skae
  • SA Business Day - Power and local trusts - Fumani Mthembi
  • SA Business Tech - You have less than a week to comment on the nuclear plans Eskom tried to hide from you
  • The Hankyoreh - North Korea may have reprocessed enough spent nuclear fuel for 2-4 nukes - Yi Yong-in
  • Grand Canyon News - Air Quality permit renewals for Grand Canyon uranium mines cause concern
  • Xinhua News - China urges all parties to Korean Peninsular nuclear issue to strictly abide by UN resolution
  • Korea Times - S. Korea succeeds in mass production of nuclear fusion fuel
  • Aiken Standard - MOX responds to Nuclear Regulatory Committee about construction violations - Thomas Gardiner
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea says nuclear program will hasten N. Korea's self-destruction - pbr@yna.co.kr
  • E&E Daily - RENEWABLES: Challenge looms for N.Y.'s clean energy standard - Saqib Rahim
  • BBC - South Africa finance minister won't submit to police - Matthew Davies
  • Cape Business News - Rand loses hard won ground as Hawks circle Gordhan (again) - Jenni McCann
  • SA Times Johannesburg - Gordhan hounding brings back dark days of despair - Japan Times
  • Japan Times - Two Tepco Kashiwazaki-Kariwa reactors may pass geared-up safety checks by March - Kyodo
  • htxt.africa - Eskom tries to slip new nuclear plants past public comment - Charlie Fripp
  • KABC Los Angeles - Cleanup Bill at Nuke Waste Dump Could Rival Three Mile Island
  • World Nuclear News - Can SMRs unlock financing?
  • Richmond Register, KY - State officials: Landfill documents posted July 22
  • Daily Mail - Seen on the seabed after 60 years: Aircraft carrier USS Independence that served in WW2 before she was blown up and sunk with tons of radioactive waste aboard - Abigail Beall
  • Beckers Hospital Review - Power plant tax dispute risks shuttering Texas community hospital: 5 things to know - Written by Emily Rappleye
  • Rutland Herald - Letter: Left unsaid on natural gas - Robert Spottswood, Norwich
  • Vermont Public Radio - Under Pressure From Residents, Dartmouth Re-Excavates Hazardous Waste Site - Rebecca Sananes
  • Japan Times - Two Tepco Kashiwazaki-Kariwa reactors may pass geared-up safety checks by March
  • Mainichi Daily News - 10,000 tons of toxic water pools in Fukushima nuclear plant trenches
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Next on Zuma's to-do list: Nuclear deal? - Matthew le Cordeur
  • Fin24 CapeTown - SA assets sink after Hawks summon Gordhan - Joe Brock and Mfuneko Toyana
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Govt sheds light on Zuma's role as head of SOCs - Matthew le Cordeur
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: License Renewals; Applications: Pacific Gas and Electric Co.; Diablo Canyon Power Plant, Units 1 and 2 PDF Pages 57942 - 57944 (3 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-20272]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on Digital I and C Systems PDF Pages 57944 - 57945 (2 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-20261]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on Metallurgy and Reactor Fuels PDF Page 57945 (1 page) [FR DOC #: 2016-20260]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on Planning and Procedures PDF Pages 57945 - 57946 (2 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-20269]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on Reliability and PRA PDF Pages 57941 - 57942 (2 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-20266]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on TH Phenomena PDF Page 57942 (1 page) [FR DOC #: 2016-20270]
  • Japan Today - 10,000 tons of toxic water pools in Fukushima nuclear plant trenches
  • Asahi Shimbun - Film focuses on 'irradiated' cattle kept alive in Fukushima - Satoko Onuki
  • Reuters - Rio Tinto's ERA builds cash for Ranger mine clean-up - Sonali Paul
  • POWERmag - Reports: Fukushima Ice Wall Is Showing Little Success at Preventing Groundwater Inflows - Sonal Patel
  • Antinuclear Australia - 3.7 million documents – the mammoth administrative load in planning a nuclear waste dump
  • Huffington Post - CIA Psychologists Sue CIA For Documents To Prove Torture Program Wasn't Their Idea - Jessica Schulberg

    Tuesday, August 23, 2016

  • University of Virginia - UVA Researchers Accelerate Corrosion to Predict Lifespans of Vital Parts - Matt Kelly, mkelly@virginia.edu
  • Curetoday.com - Battling for Benefits: Military Veterans With Cancer Fight for Government-Funded Health Care - See more at: http://www.curetoday.com/publications/cure/2016/summer-2016/battling-for-benefits-military-veterans-with-cancer-fight-for-governmentfunded-health-care#sthash.o2lny55A.dpuf - Mark Cantrell
  • Daily Energy Insider - DOE awards second round of lab vouchers to small business research ventures
  • Reuters - EUROPE POWER-Heatwave supports French power demand - Bate Felix
  • MIT Technology Review - OpEd: Nuclear's Glacial Pace--There's a reason it takes so long to approve a new reactor design - Allison Macfarlane was the chairman of the Nuclear Regulatory Commission from 2012 to 2014
  • All Things Nuclear - UCS Causes Meltdowns at US Nuclear Reactors (no, really) - Dave Lochbaum, director, Nuclear Safety Project
  • YubaNet.com - Years after mining stops, uranium's legacy lingers on Native land - Brian Bienkowski
  • Syracuse Post Standard - Companies ask regulators to approve sale of FitzPatrick nuclear plant - Tim Knauss
  • Augusta Free Press - Virginia Tech professor earns $1 million grant to produce nuclear radiation energy-harvesting device
  • USNI News - Navy Investigating USS Louisiana Nuclear Submarine Collision into MSC Ship - Sam LaGrone
  • Interfax-Ukraine - Energoatom seeks to finance building of spent nuclear fuel facility via issue of bonds in U.S.
  • POWERmag - 2 million-pound CA20 module safely lifted into Vogtle Unit 4 nuclear island
  • Financial Times - Letter: Sale of Westinghouse was a huge mistake - Mark Herlach, Washington, DC
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Audit blasts safety tracking at Sandia Labs - Rebecca Moss
  • Dundee Courier - Completion date of 2019 for Dalgety Bay clean up - Aileen Robertson
  • Navajo-Hopi Observer - Navajo Nation receives grant for uranium mine cleanup
  • Pakistan News International - Zia and our nuclear programme - Dr A Q Khan
  • Daily Caller - 'Inadvertent' Nuke Risks Still Not Tracked Eight Years After Warning - Ethan Barton
  • The Hill blog - US nuclear policy remains dangerously stuck in the past - Diana Ohlbaum
  • The Olympian - Source of contamination identified at former missile site - Associated Press
  • Japan Times - Government subsidies to help Fukushima farmers restart operations - JIJI
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Letter: Elites don't grasp modular reactors - Paul R. Bienkowski, Sevierville
  • Palm Beach Post - FPL's $1.3B rate request faces intense scrutiny on hearing Day 1 - Susan Salisbury
  • Sonoma Index-Tribune - California Focus: More ethics questions plague Brown - Thomas D. Elias
  • New Hampshire Public Radio - Mid-Century Dartmouth Hazardous Waste Site Contaminates Drinking Water - Rebecca Sananes
  • Energy Bangla - Rooppur Cost $18.23b With Interest
  • edie newsroom - UK needs to invest £215bn in energy by 2030: Barclays
  • NRC blog - When A Plant Changes Hands - Neil Sheehan, Public Affairs Officer, Region I
  • World Nuclear News - Largest module in place at second Vogtle AP1000
  • World Nuclear News - Russia notes progress with fast reactor technology
  • World Nuclear News - US advanced reactor developers team up
  • Bellona - Lone Norwegian mayor accuses Russian oligarch of fouling the Arctic: When will Oslo follow? - Anna Kireeva, translated by Charles Digges
  • ENENews - TV: "Astronomical amounts of radiation" found in downtown Tokyo… Directly outside gov't building – 'Horrific' readings where kids playing in Fukushima, 'extreme' levels found where food is grown for elementary school lunches – Nuclear expert shocked, upset by discovery (VIDEO)
  • NHK World - Probe to check for less durable reactor material
  • Asahi Shimbun - EDITORIAL: Japan should take the lead in talks for nuclear ban treaty
  • Kyodo News - TEPCO's Kashiwazaki-Kariwa reactors may pass safety checks by March
  • Kyodo News - 10,000 tons of toxic water pools in Fukushima nuclear plant trenches
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Rules: List of Approved Spent Fuel Storage Casks: Holtec International HI-STORM Flood/Wind Multipurpose Canister Storage System, Amendment No. 2 PDF Pages 57442 - 57446 (5 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-20090]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Proposed Rules: List of Approved Spent Fuel Storage Casks: Holtec International HI-STORM Flood/Wind Multipurpose Canister Storage System, Amendment No. 2 PDF Pages 57497 - 57499 (3 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-20091]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: License Application; Renewals: Virginia Electric and Power Company; North Anna Power Station Independent Spent Fuel Storage Installation PDF Pages 57629 - 57632 (4 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-20092]
  • Buffalo News - Higgins puts EPA, Homeland Security 'on notice' about Peace Bridge nuclear waste shipments - T.J. Pignataro
  • WOAI San Antonio - Company's plan to store high level radioactive waste in Texas could affect San Antonio

    Monday, August 22, 2016

  • Los Angeles Times - Nuclear accident in New Mexico ranks among the costliest in U.S. history - Ralph Vartabedian
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - LANL Scientist David L. Clark Receives 2017 Glenn T. Seaborg Award For Nuclear Chemistry - Carol A. Clark
  • Benzinga - Uranium Natural, Enriched and Depleted Market in Mexico: Business Report 2016 - Research and Markets - Business Wire
  • Reuters - Swiss nuclear reactor at Leibstadt extends outage to late October - Vera Eckert
  • Reuters - Swiss nuclear plant outages - Vera Eckert
  • Reuters - Nuclear developers have big plans for pint-sized power plants in UK - Susanna Twidale
  • Reuters - North Korea appeared to resume plutonium production this year, U.N. says - Francois Murphy
  • Reuters - FEATURE-The scrap of paper that brings peace to Tanzania's small farmers - Kizito Makoye
  • AP - S. Korea, US start drills despite N. Korea's nuclear threat - Hyung-Jin Kim
  • Phys.org - Pro-nuclear countries making slower progress on climate targets - University of Sussex
  • New Delhi Times - India yet to start commercial import of uranium from Australia
  • Bellona - Russian nuclear corporation issues unlikely decree for reactor construction near Murmansk - Charles Digges
  • Monroe Evening News - Worried about a nuke accident? - Andrea Peck
  • Sputnik News - Russia, Egypt to Sign Final Contract to Build Nuclear Plant by Year-End
  • Japan Times - A 'no first use' policy' is safer - Ramesh Thakur
  • 3CR.org Melbourne - The CUB dispute in Melbourne and Fiji nuclear fallout documentary
  • Buffalo News - Department of Energy needs to provide more information on planned shipments of liquid nuclear waste
  • Gulf Today - FANR staff, US experts compare nuclear notes - WAM
  • Poughkeepsie Journal - Editorial: State did right thing with new energy standard
  • London Times - US doubts over Trident spark fury - Hamish MacDonell
  • Albuquerque Journal - Editorial: PNM deserves fair return on its power investments
  • Greenpeace UK - 7 times the UK press condemned Hinkley nuclear plant
  • Echo netdaily - UK Tories wake up to nuclear folly as wind and solar found to be cheapest - Giles Parkinson
  • Yorkshire Post - Mark Casci: We don't need Hinkley when the energy answers are at home here in Yorkshire - Mark Casci
  • High Country News - Nuclear power divides California's environmentalists--Is the closure of the Diablo Canyon nuclear plant good or bad for the climate? - Paige Blankenbuehler
  • E&E Daily - LAW: Exelon girds for challenges to Cuomo's N.Y. nuclear subsidy - Jeffrey Tomich and Saqib Rahim
  • WRHI Rock Hill, SC - Catawba Nuclear Station hosts hundreds of people at Grillfest - Mike Crowder
  • Reuters - TABLE-Belgian nuclear power reactor outages
  • World Nuclear News - Ikata 3 operating at full power again
  • World Nuclear News - Ignalina turbine hall dismantling completed
  • World Nuclear News - Rio Tinto buys into Eclipse uranium project
  • WJBC Bloomington - WJBC Forum: Reliable electric power is needed - Ron Ulmer, economist, have taught economics/finance at 3 central Illinois universities and employed by Illinois Power
  • NRC - David A. Castelveter Appointed NRC Director of Public Affairs
  • NWTRB - Agenda - Summer Board Meeting - August 24, 2016
  • Health and Human Services Department - Notices: Designation of a Class of Employees for Addition to the Special Exposure Cohort: Santa Susana Field Laboratory, CA PDF Page 56665 (1 page) [FR DOC #: 2016-19198]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Exemptions: South Carolina Electric and Gas Co. and South Carolina Public Service Authority; Virgil C. Summer Nuclear Station, Unit 2 PDF Pages 56704 - 56715 (12 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-20030]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Exemptions: Virginia Electric Power Co., Surry Power Station, Unit Nos. 1 and 2 PDF Page 56716 (1 page) [FR DOC #: 2016-19982]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings; Sunshine Act, Page 56716 [FR DOC #: 2016-20085]
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea condemns Pyongyang for resuming nuclear fuel reprocessing - kokobj@yna.co.kr
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Eskom under fire as Ingula costs said to balloon to R36bn - Matthew le Cordeur
  • Mainichi Daily News - Anti-nuclear power tents on economy ministry premises removed by court order
  • South China Morning Post - Smugglers brought seafood into China from waters off Fukushima, report says - Liu Zhen
  • China.org Beijing - Smuggled Fukushima seafood seized in China
  • Japan Times - Anti-nuclear activists' METI camp razed in darkness after years battling over Fukushima

    Sunday, August 21, 2016

  • CNET - July 2016 was Earth's hottest month on record - Michelle Starr
  • Nevada Appeal - Heller cites progress despite gridlock - Geoff Dornan
  • Augusta Chronicle - CSX Corp. routing all nonlocal traffic around Augusta in cost-cutting move -
  • Augusta Chronicle - CSX Corp. routing all nonlocal traffic around Augusta in cost-cutting move
  • The Guardian - Australia attempts to derail UN plan to ban nuclear weapons - Michael Slezak
  • Jordan Times - Jordan seeking funds for first nuclear power plant – official - Mohammad Ghazal
  • Sunday Times Johannesburg - Gold is gone but radioactive hazard lingers - Lucky Biyase And Lutho Mtongana
  • WLKY Louisville - Estill County residents asking for seat at nuclear waste meeting
  • Daily Telegraph - EDF to make return on Hinkley Point 'even if costs soar by 25pc' - Emily Gosden
  • Japan Today - Kagoshima gov't to review evacuation plans for Sendai plant accident
  • Japan Times - Another magnitude-6.0 quake strikes off coast of northern Japan
  • NDTV - Kudankulam Unit 2 Capacity Being Increased For Grid Synchronisation
  • Sunday Times Johannesburg - Workers plan to sue for radiation damage - Lutho Mtongana And Lucky Biyase
  • Cleveland Daily Banner - Thomas demystifies TVA rate increase protocols
  • Cape Cod Times - Letter: Decommissioning fund at Pilgrim is inadequate - Brian Boyle, Truro
  • Fukushima Diary - Another leukemia case was approved as an industrial accident - Iori Mochizuki
  • Kyodo News - Antinuclear activists' tents removed from economy ministry premises
  • Asahi Shimbun - Abe disputes relaying doubts on U.S. 'no first use' nuke policy - Takahiro Okubo
  • Asahi Shimbun - Man's leukemia deemed result of his work at Fukushima plant
  • Japan Times - Anti-nuclear activists' METI camp razed in darkness after years battling over Fukushima
  • Japan Times - Abe denies conveying concern to U.S. commander over 'no first use' nuke policy
  • Mainichi Daily News - PM denies conveying concern to U.S. commander over nuke policy
  • NHK World - Anti-nuke group's tents removed
  • NHK World - Abe:Japan to communicate with US on nuclear issues
  • JAIF - Fukushima Prefecture Turns to Young People to Help Wipe Out Misinformation
  • JAIF - Ikata-3 is Connected to the Grid
  • JAIF - Report Completed on Criteria for Scientifically Promising HLW Disposal Sites
  • New York Times - More of Kremlin's Opponents Are Ending Up Dead - Andrew E. Kramer
  • WTVQ Lexington - Estill citizens want say in state negotiations with polluter - Christine Winter
  • Aiken Standard - Letter: Nuclear power plants exist solely for profit -
  • Aiken Standard - Letter: Nuclear power plants exist solely for profit

    Saturday, August 20, 2016

  • Las Vegas Sun - Fire could be disaster for train carrying nuclear waste to Yucca Mountain - Judy Treichel
  • Pacific Standard - Here's Why the Navajo Nation Is Suing the EPA Over Colorado's Mining Catastrophe - Madeleine Thomas
  • Reuters - U.S. sailor gets one year in prison over nuclear submarine photos - Nate Raymond
  • AP - North Korea calls diplomat defector 'human scum' - Kim Tong-Hyung
  • AP - Sailor gets year in prison for taking photos in nuclear sub - Dave Collins
  • AP - UN panel seeks push toward nuclear disarmament - Jamey Keaten
  • AP - Australia formally bans Chinese from leasing power grid - Kristen Gelineau
  • U.S. News & World Report - Sailor Denied 'Clinton Deal', Gets 1 Year in Prison for 6 Photos of Sub--The photos contained 'confidential' information, the lowest level of classification. -
  • U.S. News & World Report - Sailor Denied 'Clinton Deal', Gets 1 Year in Prison for 6 Photos of Sub--The photos contained 'confidential' information, the lowest level of classification.
  • RT - '99% effective' Fukushima ice wall fails to seal off crippled nuclear plant
  • Akron Beacon Journal - New York and Ohio, climate change and nuclear power
  • Canada Free Press - Many People Think What Few Dare To Say - Dr. Klaus L.E. Kaiser
  • Sarnia Observer - No major radiological spill or incident in Canada since the 1960s, nuclear safety commission says - Tyler Kula
  • Concord Monitor - PHOTOS: Atomic bombing remembrance - Elizabeth Frantz
  • Newnan Times-Herald - OpEd: Georgia officials were right to keep the nuclear door open - David K. Gattie, associate professor of environmental engineering in the College of Engineering at the University of Georgia in Athens
  • NW Evening Mail - Mike Starkie: Nuclear industry needs to take a responsible, accountable and collaborative approach with Copeland - Mike Starkie, elected mayor of Copeland
  • Buffalo News - CWM siting board wants to hear more about radioactive soil - Thomas J. Prohaska
  • Sputnik News - Declassified Documents Reveal US Planned Covert Nuclear Deployments in Iceland
  • Patriot Ledger - Case against Plymouth, Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station nears the end
  • Japan Times - Nuclear arms help keep the peace
  • Ammon News - Bakhit: Jordan is pressing ahead with its peaceful nuclear program in transparent manner
  • Inside Defense - Navy shifts strategy on how to dismantle first nuclear-powered aircraft carrier - Lee Hudson
  • Japan Times - Japan to keep in close contact with U.S. over possible change in nuke policy: Abe
  • Japan Today - Gov't to use state funds for cleanup of heavily contaminated Fukushima areas
  • Japan Times - State funds planned for cleaning heavily contaminated zones in Fukushima
  • Albuquerque Journal - Sierra Club ties raise questions in PNM rate case - Marie C. Baca
  • Deseret News - Clean energy? The best is what you don't use - Amy Joi O'Donoghue
  • Fairewinds Energy Education - Diablo Canyon: The Devil's in the Details; Part 1: A Troubled History
  • Atomic Insights - Why are nuclear plants losing money at an astonishing rate? - Rod Adams
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea shuts down embassy in Uzbekistan

    Friday, August 19, 2016

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Heller predicts new move to build Yucca Mountain after Reid retires - Colton Lochhead
  • Nevada Appeal - Heller: Don't force Yucca on Nevada
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Roger This: Here We Go Again With The Bomb Factory - Roger Snodgrass
  • The Olympian - Zita: Port of Olympia commissioners were told military cargo might come this fall - Rolf Boone
  • Cape Cod Times - Pilgrim shutting down for valve repair - Christine Legere
  • KREM Spokane-Coeur d'Alene - Legal papers depict Hanford managers eager to cut back on safety - Susannah Frame
  • Idaho Statesman - Idaho and DOE must continue to abide by their joint 1995 agreement - Katherine Jones
  • AlterNet - The Toxic Legacy of Racism and Nuclear Waste Is Very Much Still With Us in Los Alamos - Taryn Fivek
  • Corvallis Gazette Times - Meeting Wednesday for atomic weapons workers
  • Hanford Resource Center - Deploying Tech at INL - Idaho National Laboratory
  • Twin Falls Times-News - Batt: No new fuel until feds clean up INL - Philip E. Batt, former governor of Idaho
  • Reuters - Swiss nuclear plant outages - Vera Eckert
  • Reuters - BRIEF-General Electric and Hitachi to sell a canada-based nuclear power venture - Nikkei
  • AP - Australia formally bans Chinese from leasing power grid - Kristen Gelineau
  • Bloomberg - Australia Blocks Bids for Ausgrid, Triggering Warning From China - Perry Williams
  • Bloomberg - Heathrow CEO Says May Won't Snub China Twice After Nuclear Delay - Benjamin D Katz, Eric Pfanner
  • Sputnik News - China Dismisses UK Nuclear Safety Fears as 'Groundless and Unnecessary'
  • The Guardian - Beijing decries 'China-phobia' after Britain cools on Hinkley Point nuclear deal - Tom Phillips in Hangzhou
  • Helena Independent Record - Uranium in water leading to money woes for Whitehall - Susan Dunlap
  • Deseret News - My view: For future nuclear electric power, small is the answer - Gary Sandquist, professor emeritus of the University of Utah
  • National Interest - Egypt Can't Make Up Its Mind about Iran's Nuclear Program - Farhad Rezaei
  • Business Day Johannesburg - Nuclear documents: still waiting - Franny Rabkin
  • Hartford Courant - Kevin Rennie: Our Bipartisan Battle Against Nuclear Waste Dump - Kevin Rennie
  • UPI - THAAD responsible for North Korea plutonium production, China says - Elizabeth Shim
  • Japan Times - Kagoshima governor inspects evacuation routes around Sendai nuclear plant
  • National Observer - Canadian nuclear boss jokes about whistleblowers and muzzles environmentalist - Mike De Souza
  • ESI Africa - South African energy ministry obeys legislation
  • AllAfrica - South Africa: Minister Tina Joemat-Pettersson On Diversified Energy Mix - Department of Energy
  • Huffington Post - Indigenous Australians Fight Planned Nuclear Dump On Sacred Lands - Timothy Large
  • Arutz Sheva - Arabs won't seek resolution against Israeli nuclear facilities - Ben Ariel
  • SFGate - Scientists to examine WWII carrier that survived nuclear tests - David Perlman
  • Blackburn News - Opposition Growing Against Trucking Radioactive Waste - Josh Boyce
  • Sputnik News - Iran Plans to Discuss US Violations of Nuclear Deal at Next Talks With P5+1
  • Tasnim News Agency - Iran to Raise US Dishonoring of JCPOA at Joint Session: FM Zarif
  • Democracy & Freedom Watch - Georgian drivers can now check if their car is radioactive
  • Financial Times - Energy: Generating criticism--The UK's ambitious plans to build six nuclear plants are raising concerns that it is losing control over critical infrastructure - Kiran Stacey
  • Arab Daily News - Federal Nuclear Lawsuit and Israel's Gagging
  • Pakistan Express Tribune - How well prepared are we to deal with any possible fallout of a radioactive disaster - Zeenia Shaukat
  • Malaysia Sun - Decommissioning of Nuclear Facilities: Germany's Experience
  • News & Star - Church and school want road safety talks with nuclear chiefs
  • Sputnik News - US 'Does Not Need to Store' Nukes at Incirlik Since It Has Nuclear Subs
  • Reuters - TABLE-S.Korea to halt Shin Kori No.3 nuclear reactor for maintenance - Yun Hwan Chae
  • Sputnik News - US Concerned Over Japan Getting Nukes, But It's Known 'Nukes Already in Okinawa'
  • Cape Cod Times - Challenge to nuclear waste facility heads to trial - Christine Legere
  • Environmental Leader - The Granddaddy of the Climate Change Movement is Trying to Save Nuclear Energy in California - Ken Silverstein
  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - Letter: Clean energy doesn't require a nuclear renaissance - Joe Cornibe, Lawrenceville
  • EcoWatch - Offshore Wind vs. Nukes in New York State - Wendy Sol
  • Albuquerque Journal - PNM skewers hearing examiner in rate case filing - Marie C. Baca
  • Amarillo Globe News - Officials, dignitaries gather for Pantex groundbreaking - Aaron Davis
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Mystery continues over water contamination - Luke Ramseth
  • BelTA - Lukashenko urges to use more local fuel and energy resources
  • IAEA - Decommissioning of Nuclear Facilities: Germany's Experience - Boris Brendebach, Installation and Reactor Safety Company
  • World Nuclear News - BWXT subsidiary to buy GE Hitachi Canada
  • The Guardian - Business chiefs attack UK government failure to secure energy supply - Terry Macalister Energy editor
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Energy minister to be quizzed on missing nuclear documents - Matthew le Cordeur
  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - Notices: Meetings: Advisory Board on Radiation and Worker Health, Subcommittee for Dose Reconstruction Reviews, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health PDF Pages 55459 - 55460 (2 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-19787]
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notices: Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.; Weekly Receipts, Pages 55456 - 55457 [FR DOC #: 2016-19851]
  • NRC - NRC Makes Yucca Mountain Hearing Documents Publicly Available
  • NHK World - New method to predict danger of active faults
  • NHK World - Fukushima worker with cancer granted compensation
  • NHK World - Hibakusha group backs nuclear arms 'no first use'
  • Kyodo News - U.N. panel adopts report backing negotiations to ban nukes
  • Kyodo News - State funds eyed for cleanup of heavily contaminated Fukushima areas
  • Kyodo News - Kagoshima gov't to review evacuation plans for Sendai plant accident
  • Asahi Shimbun - Panel: TEPCO's 'ice wall' failing at Fukushima nuclear plant - Kohei Tomita
  • Asahi Shimbun - Japan, S. Korea oppose Obama's push for 'no first use' nuke pledge
  • Asahi Shimbun - EDITORIAL: Abe should be backing Obama's 'no first use' nuclear proposal
  • Mainichi Daily News - Kagoshima gov't to review evacuation plans for Sendai plant accident
  • Mainichi Daily News - LDP sets goal of lifting evacuation orders near Fukushima plant in 5 years
  • Jiji Press - Footholds Should Be Built in Fukushima No-Go Zone: LDP Team
  • Independent Australia - SA parliamentary committee questions economics of importing nuclear waste - Noel Wauchope
  • NRC blog - Yucca Mountain Documents Now Publicly Available – In a New Online Library - David McIntyre, Public Affairs Officer
  • Beyond Nuclear - Protect the Great Lakes march & rally, GLEA, Port Huron, MI, Sat., 8/20, noon to 5pm! - in Port Huron, Michigan!

    Thursday, August 18, 2016

  • Oak Ridger - DOE aims to accelerate new materials design through use of supercomputers
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - DOE Announces Spirit Of Concern For Whistleblowers - Roger Snodgrass
  • KING5 Seattle - Legal papers depict Hanford managers eager to cut back on safety - Susannah Frame
  • OPB.org - Energy Secretary: Communication At Hanford Tank Farms Needs Improvement - Anna King
  • Reuters - Video: New worries for Japan as exports tumble
  • Reuters - Nuclear developers have big plans for pint-sized power plants in UK - Susanna Twidale
  • Reuters - Swiss nuclear plant outages - Vera Eckert
  • Reuters - Indigenous Australians fight nuclear dump plan on 'sacred land' - Timothy Large
  • Bloomberg - Video: QuickTake: The Global Debate on Nuclear Power - Vonnie Quinn
  • Bloomberg - EDF Should Face Penalty for Hinkley Delay, U.K. Ex-Minister Says - Alex Morales
  • The Conversation US - Compete or suckle: Should troubled nuclear reactors be subsidized? - Peter Bradford, Adjunct Professor, Vermont Law School
  • The Conversation US - Nuclear power deserves a level playing field - Arthur T. Motta, Professor of Nuclear Engineering and Materials Science and Engineering, Pennsylvania State University
  • Pueblo Chieftain - Pueblo should consider nuclear power plant - Ryan Call
  • Waterbury Republican American - State should stand up for nuclear power - Ulrich Decher, Ph.D., of West Granby has advanced degrees in nuclear engineering. He is an adjunct professor at the University of Hartford
  • Aaj News Pakistan - A case for reviewing nuclear power plants - Farah Jamil
  • SA Business Tech - There is no nuclear deal: Joemat-Pettersson
  • Daily Telegraph - Britain should leap-frog Hinkley and lead 21st Century nuclear revolution - Ambrose Evans-Pritchard
  • EurActiv - US moves nuclear weapons from Turkey to Romania - Georgi Gotev, Joel Schalit
  • RT - US nukes 'safe and secure' in Turkey, says Air Force chief
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea sets up 3 new antiaircraft artillery bases in Pyongyang: report - namsh@yna.co.kr
  • NY Newsday - Letter: Right move to save nuclear plants - Rob DiFrancesco, Manhattan, director of the New York Affordable Reliable Electricity Alliance, a nuclear industry group
  • RiverheadLOCAL - Letter: N.Y. needs its nuclear power plants - Arthur "Jerry" Kremer, chairman, New York AREA, The author is a former member of the N.Y. State Assembly where he served as chairman of its ways and means committee. He is chairman of the New York Affordable Reliable Electricity Alliance, a lobby group that supports nuclear power plants as an important energy source in New York
  • Japan Times - Former town mayor recalls town referendum that booted plans for nuclear plant
  • INFORUM Fargo, ND - 'Radioactive material' container found on WI river beach - Forum News Service
  • Superior Telegram - Officials investigate container marked radioactive found near Poplar River - Shelley Nelson
  • truth-out - Helen Caldecott: "America Still Thinks It Can Win a Nuclear War" - Jill Stillwater
  • Sputnik News - Radioactive Waste Leak at New York Nuke Plant Left Unrepaired for Years
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea in talks with allies to counteract N. Korea's plutonium production - pbr@yna.co.kr
  • BBC - New £250m Hinkley C power station deals announced
  • Somerset County Gazette - 'Hinkley C would boost South West economy by £4 billion' - Paul Jones
  • LiveMint - Kudankulam project brings nuclear power in spotlight - Gireesh Chandra Prasad
  • Phnom Penh Post - Cambodia kicks off nuclear energy talks with Russia - Cristina Maza
  • Las Vegas Sun - Metro Police seek help finding 2 gauges with radioactive material - Ricardo Torres-Cortez
  • World Nuclear News - Urenco signs Ukrainian contract
  • World Nuclear News - Repair job complete at Angra 2 pool
  • World Nuclear News - IAEA holds first nuclear security school in Egypt
  • Daily Caller - Report: Nuke Commission Improperly Stores Classified Info, Jeopardizes Govt Secrets
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea vows action to counter N. Korea's plutonium production - pbr@yna.co.kr
  • Odessa American - Andrews County judge appointed to state nuclear waste commission
  • WBFO Buffalo - Legal fight underway to keep nuclear waste out of WNY - Chris Caya
  • Rochester Democrat and Chronicle - Did you know? Kodak Park had a nuclear reactor - Steve Orr
  • BelTA - Upper tier of internal protective shell of Belarusian nuclear power plant's first reactor installed
  • Bayshore Broadcasting - Bruce Power Gets Best Report Card
  • Fort Wayne News-Sentinel - Dismantling Parkview Randallia incinerator reveals low-level radioactivity in bricks - Bob Caylor
  • Michigan Radio - State seeks study on ways to keep electricity reliable in U.P. - Tracy Samilton
  • Clinical Oncology News - 30 Years After Chernobyl, Differences Persist in PTC in Belgium
  • The Hindu - Supreme Court to hear Kudankulam activist's 'sedition' case
  • IPS - US To Push for UN Security Council Ban on Nuclear Tests - Thalif Deen
  • DOE - This Lab Does Top Secret Research. Take a Look Inside. - Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
  • NAS - Project Update: State of Molybdenum-99 Production and Utilization and Progress toward Eliminating Use of Highly Enriched Uranium
  • IAEA - Singapore Helps Expand Use of Nuclear Technology in Asia, IAEA Director General Says - Andrew Green, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - IAEA, US Pacific Disaster Center to Cooperate for Better Natural Hazard Monitoring and Notification for Nuclear Installations
  • Trend News Agency - Iran says Russian bombers only refuel at Hamadan base - Fatih Karimov
  • Press TV - JCPOA implementation two-way street: Iran's president
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Oak Ridge Reservation PDF Page 55185 (1 page) [FR DOC #: 2016-19719]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Exemptions: South Carolina Electric and Gas Co. and South Carolina Public Service Authority; Virgil C. Summer Nuclear Station Units 2 and 3 PDF Pages 55237 - 55240 (4 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-19730]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Standard Review Plans: Design of Structures, Components, Equipment, and Systems; Revisions PDF Pages 55235 - 55237 (3 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-19636]
  • People’s Press Morning Star - Hinkley's Hidden History - Dr David Lowry is senior research fellow at the Institute for Resource and Security Studies, Cambridge, Massachusetts
  • NHK World - Nuclear regulators keep ban on Monju reactor

    Wednesday, August 17, 2016

  • Greenfield Recorder - Rowe seeks money for nuke waste storage - Diane Broncaccio
  • Albany Democrat Herald - Editorial: Wah Chang's baffling stonewall - Mike McInally
  • EIN News - Microreactor Technology Global Market - Application,Types,Regions and Companies Market Research Report to 2027
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - INL chooses leader for nuclear innovation program - Luke Ramseth
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - ORNL to help lead $16M advanced materials project - Ed Marcum
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Lab helps develop new hybrid power plant - Luke Ramseth
  • Amarillo Globe News - Pantex Plant to store more nuclear materials produced at Los Alamos lab - Aaron Davis
  • Reuters - After years of pain, coal becomes one of the hottest commodities of 2016 - Henning Gloystein
  • Reuters - North Korea says it has resumed plutonium production: Kyodo - Elaine Lies
  • Bloomberg - Senior North Korean Diplomat Based in U.K. Defects to South - Andy Sharp
  • AP - S. Korea: Senior N. Korean diplomat based in London defects - Hyung-Jin Kim, Kim Tong-Hyung
  • BBC - North Korea resumes plutonium production
  • UPI - Report: North Korea says it's resumed plutonium production - Elizabeth Shim
  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - Westinghouse shuts down part of S.C. nuclear fuel plant over safety concerns - Anya Litvak / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
  • Daily Energy Insider - NRC sends confirmatory action letter to Westinghouse Nuclear Fuel for uranium-bearing material leak - Jessica Limardo
  • Buffalo News - Liquid nuclear waste shipments over Peace Bridge could start in September - T.J. Pignataro
  • Syracuse Post Standard - 'Minor' radiation leak in FitzPatrick nuclear plant has gone unfixed for 4 years - Tim Knauss
  • CNYcentral - Feds report violations, including leaks of radioactive waste, at FitzPatrick Nuclear Plant - Tyler Head
  • WSYR Syracuse - Report: 'Highly radioactive materials' leaked in FitzPatrick Nuclear Plant - Other violations found by Feds
  • Gulf Business News - Construction of UAE's first nuclear plant now 68% complete--ENEC has installed Unit 3 steam generators at the Barakah nuclear plant - Aarti Nagraj
  • Sputnik News - Russia's Rosatom Plans to Test Innovative Energy-Efficient Nuclear Fuel
  • Gulf Business News - Russia expresses interest in Saudi nuclear plans - Robert Anderson
  • Japan Times - Cold War relic or necessary evil? U.S. 'no first use' nuclear proposal stirs divisions in Asia - Jesse Johnson
  • WYFF Greenville - Sirens to be tested at Oconee Nuclear Station
  • Financial Times - World's biggest offshore wind farm given go-ahead - Pilita Clark
  • The Guardian - Second phase of world's biggest offshore windfarm gets go-ahead - Josh Halliday
  • OilPrice - UK Approves The World's Largest Offshore Wind Farm - Tsvetana Paraskova
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Student says nukes are 'inhumane'
  • Japan Times - Japanese student addresses U.N. Conference on Disarmament, emphasizes inhumanity of nuclear weapons
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - Sequoyah nuclear power plant tests emergency system today
  • Al-Monitor - Why Israel won't admit success of nuke agreement
  • Radio Canada International - Radioactive liquid nuclear waste: stop the transport - Carmel Kilkenny
  • Poughkeepsie Journal - Nuclear Lake an enjoyable hike, though doesn't glow in dark - Tom Ricci
  • Thomson Reuters Foundation - Fight over Australia nuclear dump shows clash of world views - Timothy Large
  • Cape Cod Times - Heat forces slowdown at Pilgrim nuclear plant - Christine Legere
  • BelTA - Rapota: A nuclear power plant will make Belarus an energy-independent country
  • Saudi Gazette - Russia shows interest in Kingdom's reactor plans
  • Bloomberg BNA - Groups Aim to Derail Nuclear Waste Shipments - Brian Dabbs
  • Atlanta Business Chronicle - Georgia PSC approves latest Plant Vogtle spending - Dave Williams
  • Augusta Chronicle - Georgia regulators verify Plant Vogtle spending report
  • China Digital Times - Workers Must Pledge Not to Protest Nuclear Waste Plant
  • Aiken Standard - Nuclear watchdog coalition files suit against Energy Department to stop liquid waste shipments to Savannah River Site - Thomas Gardiner
  • Republic of East Vancouver - Uranium Tetrafluoride Market Research Report Now Available at Research Corridor - Ravi Parmar
  • Republic of East Vancouver - Uranium Hexafluoride Market Research Report Now Available at Research Corridor - Ravi Parmar
  • Phys.org - Lessons from Fukushima
  • Japan Times - Kansai Electric starts removing fuel from Takahama reactor No. 4
  • Orange County Register - More ethics questions plague Brown administration - Thomas D. Elias
  • Albuquerque Journal - PNM: Rate decision could cost 300 jobs - Marie C. Baca
  • Phys.org - Tree-rings reveal secret clocks that could reset key dates across the ancient world - University of Oxford search and more info
  • Sputnik News - UK Should Focus on Alternatives to Hinkley Point Power Plant – Energy Firm SEE
  • Beyond Nuclear - Kamps' prepared statement for press conference re: highly radioactive liquid waste truck shipments from Canada to U.S.A. - Kevin Kamps
  • Public Citizen - Public Citizen, D.C. SUN Urge Court to Block Exelon Takeover of Pepco--Merger Is Not in the Public Interest, Groups Say
  • NRC - NRC to Hold Open House to Discuss Agency's Assessment of D.C. Cook Nuclear Power Plant
  • NRC blog - NRC Keeps an Eye on Gulf Coast Flooding - Victor Dricks, Senior Public Affairs Officer, Region IV
  • NWTRB - Agenda: Summer Board Meeting - August 24, 2016
  • World Nuclear News - Russian fast reactor reaches full power
  • World Nuclear News - Steam generators installed at third Barakah unit
  • Yonhap News - N.K. condemns Park's address calling on Pyongyang to give up nukes - sooyeon@yna.co.kr
  • Press TV - Iran expects West's commitment to JCPOA: Larijani
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Paducah; Cancellations PDF Page 54795 (1 page) [FR DOC #: 2016-19529]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Guidance: Conduct of Operations PDF Pages 54854 - 54855 (2 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-19562]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Guidance: Design, Inspection, and Testing Criteria for Air Filtration and Adsorption Units of Normal Atmosphere Cleanup Systems in Light Water Cooled Nuclear Power Plants PDF Pages 54855 - 54856 (2 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-19559]
  • Casper Journal - Committee considers nuclear waste storage - Greg Fladager
  • DOE:EERE - Energy Department Reports Show Strong Growth of U.S. Wind Power
  • Mimesis Law - Tortured Afghan Child Refused right to sue - Mario Machado
  • Power Online - Lessons From Fukushima: Sandia helps industry learn from Japanese reactor accident - Sandia National Laboratories

    Tuesday, August 16, 2016

  • DOE:EM - EM Update | Vol. 8, Issue 15 | Aug. 15, 2016
  • Al-Monitor - Iraq's environment faces crucial challenge - Wassim Bassem
  • Yale Environment 360 - Rocky Flats: A Wildlife Refuge Confronts its Radioactive Past - Fred Pearce
  • AllGov - Lawsuit Seeks to Block Energy Dept.'s Huge Nuclear Waste Transport from Canada to U.S. - Britain Eakin
  • Los Alamos Monitor - DOE responds to new WIPP leak theory - Tris DeRoma
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - LANL: Wiring Reconfiguration Saves Millions For Trinity Supercomputer - Carol A. Clark
  • Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory - Energy Department to Invest $16 Million in Computer Design of Materials - Jon Weiner
  • Reuters - Britain doesn't need new Hinkley N-plant to keep lights on: SSE CEO - Karolin Schaps
  • Reuters - Amid nuclear spat, Britain's May tells China: We want stronger ties - Ben Blanchard and William James
  • Reuters - Britain backs expansion of world's largest wind farm - Susanna Twidale
  • Bloomberg - Offshore Wind Could Replace Hinkley in U.K. at Same Cost - Jessica Shankleman
  • Bloomberg - May Sends Xi Letter as U.K.-China Ties Hang on Nuclear Plant - Ting Shi
  • AP - UK's May reassures China after nuclear power plant delay
  • Daily Telegraph - How China could switch off Britain's lights in a crisis if we let them build Hinkley C - Malcolm Rifkind
  • Pakistan Express Tribune - Pakistan offers India bilateral arrangement on non-testing of nuclear weapons
  • Pakistan News International - Pakistan offers India bilateral non-testing arrangement of nukes
  • All Things Nuclear - PRA Nuclear Power Safety - Dave Lochbaum, director, Nuclear Safety Project
  • Business Standard India - Pak offers nuclear non-testing agreement to India
  • Gizmodo - The US Considered Hiding Nuclear Weapons In Iceland (And Not Telling Iceland) - Matt Novak
  • Japan Times - Abe tells U.S. of Japan's concerns over 'no first use' nuke policy being mulled by Obama
  • WyoFile - Lawmakers warm to nuke waste storage - Dustin Bleizeffer
  • Hurriyet Daily News - Trust and security problematic at Akkuyu nuclear plant
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - Letter: California missing the value of nuclear power - Pete Burgert, Tierrasanta
  • Mountain Xpress blog - Seven nonprofits seek injunction to stop radioactive waste transport - Virginia Daffron
  • Platts - Dominion's Millstone-2 nuclear unit at 100% capacity after maintenance outage - Steven Dolley
  • St. Louis Public Radio - Residents demand that EPA fully remove radioactive waste from the West Lake Landfill - Eli Chen
  • Courthouse News Service - Greens Sue to Stop Nuclear Waste Transport - Britain Eakin
  • LeRoy Farmer City Press - Local leaders urge action on nuclear plant (press release)
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Attorney: FBI conned engineer into talking without a lawyer - Jamie Satterfield
  • TASS - US Westinghouse gives no confirmation of decision to build nuclear fuel plant in Ukraine
  • Sputnik News - Russia's Rosatom Plans to Design High-Capacity NPP Project With Super Reactor
  • YLE News - Safety audit flags shortcomings by Fennovoima nuclear power firm
  • FOX2now St. Louis - Radiation contamination concerns after Cold Water Creek flooding in Hazelwood - Melanie Moon
  • SF Bayview - Treasure Island whistleblower Mitchell Herrington faces immediate retaliation from power broker consortium - Carol Harvey
  • DOE - Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz Calls for Increased Investment to Enhance U.S. Energy Emergency Response
  • NRC blog - Five Questions With: Andrew Averbach - Andrew Averbach is the NRC's Solicitor
  • NWTRB - NWTRB Update
  • IAEA - First Time: International School on Nuclear Security in Arabic hosted in Egypt - Jeremy Li, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • World Nuclear News - Changjiang 2 enters commercial operation
  • World Nuclear News - US quarterly uranium production up
  • World Nuclear News - Regulator sets out corrective actions for fabrication plant
  • Trend News Agency - Iran says West implementing JCPOA with errors - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • Trend News Agency - Siemens to help Iran develop power plant
  • Yonhap News - N.K. restaurant workers resettle in S. Korea after April mass defection - sooyeon@yna.co.kr
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Iqeraam Petersen: Why Eskom's resistance to Renewable Energy is irrational - Iqeraam Petersen, Investment Analyst with Futuregrowth Asset Management
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: Advanced Scientific Computing Advisory Committee PDF Page 54568 (1 page) [FR DOC #: 2016-19426]
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board Chairs PDF Pages 54569 - 54570 (2 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-19425]
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Portsmouth PDF Page 54570 (1 page) [FR DOC #: 2016-19423]
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: President's Council of Advisors on Science and Technology PDF Pages 54568 - 54569 (2 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-19499]
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: Secretary of Energy Advisory Board PDF Page 54567 (1 page) [FR DOC #: 2016-19495]
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: State Energy Advisory Board PDF Page 54568 (1 page) [FR DOC #: 2016-19496]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Combined License Applications: Duke Energy Carolinas, LLC; William States Lee III Nuclear Station, Units 1 and 2 PDF Pages 54622 - 54624 (3 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-19526]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Facility Operating and Combined Licenses: Applications and Amendments Involving Proposed No Significant Hazards Considerations, etc. PDF Pages 54610 - 54622 (13 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-19213]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings; Sunshine Act, Page 54622 [FR DOC #: 2016-19557]
  • Tennessee Valley Authority - Rules: Protection of Archaeological Resources, Pages 54498 - 54499 [FR DOC #: 2016-19343]
  • New York Times - Bombing of Doctors Without Borders Hospital in Yemen Kills at Least 15 - Shuaib Almosawa and Rod Nordland
  • Michigan State University Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences - Talk: Dr. Richard R. Parizek: What Ever Happened To Yucca Mountain? October 19th from 12:30-1:30pm
  • Forbes - Will A President Hillary Clinton Close Down Nuclear Power Plants?
  • The Intercept - Documents Confirm CIA Censorship of Guantánamo Trials - Mattathias Schwartz
  • NHK World - Japan marks 71 years since end of WW2
  • Jiji Press - Japan Conveys Opposition to "No First Use" Nuke Policy
  • Jiji Press - INTERVIEW: Environment Min. Wants to Build Trust with Fukushima Residents

    Monday, August 15, 2016

  • Minneapolis Star Tribune - Still sick 25 years after the Gulf War, a vet seeks answers – and the Minneapolis VA may have them - Jeremy Olson
  • KCET Burbank - The Long and Short of the Green and Libertarian Environmental Platforms - Chris Clarke
  • Morning Consult - Nuclear Waste Policy and the Future of Nuclear in America - Ryan Lee and Ryan Yonk
  • World Nuclear News - Local benefits from Idaho SMR
  • World Nuclear News - Changjiang 2 enters commercial operation
  • World Nuclear News - EPA approval for Mulga Rock
  • Reuters - U.S. mulls long-term, bomb-grade uranium exports to Belgium - Timothy Gardner and Robert-Jan Bartunek
  • Reuters - EUROPE POWER-Spot up on tighter nuclear, end of holiday - Vera Eckert
  • Reuters - Swiss nuclear plant outages - Vera Eckert
  • MIT Technology Review - Huge British Nuclear Project Becomes a Diplomatic Flash Point - Richard Martin
  • Energy Voice - Union calls on UK Government to 'get on with' Hinkley nuclear plant - Mark Lammey
  • Sputnik News - 'Golden Era' of Sino-British Relations Falters Over Nuclear Deal
  • OilPrice - Britain's Nuclear Future Threatened--Espionage and The Brexit - Gregory Brew
  • The Guardian - UK green energy sector needs nurturing over nuclear - Larry Elliott
  • London Evening Standard - Lord Mandelson: This is no time for us to be turning our backs on China - Lord Mandelson, president of the Great Britain-China Centre and a former EU Commissioner for Trade
  • American Enterprise Institute - Mark J. Perry on nuclear power - Benjamin Zycher
  • New York Times - End the First-Use Policy for Nuclear Weapons - James E. Cartwright and Bruce G. Blair
  • The Guardian - Pilanguru people to fight on as uranium mine gets environmental approval - Calla Wahlquist
  • ABC.au - Vimy Resources uranium mine east of Kalgoorlie given environmental approval - Laura Gartry
  • TASS - Russia interested in building nuclear reactors in Saudi Arabia
  • Sputnik News - Russia, Saudi Arabia Plan to Develop Cooperation in Nuclear Medicine
  • Albany Times Union - Letter: Nuclear closure plan long overdue - Tom Ellis, Albany
  • Shelter Island Reporter - Thiele objects to billions for nuclear subsidies - Julie Lane
  • Japan Times - Ikata nuclear plant's No. 3 reactor begins generating power
  • Reuters - TABLE-Japan nuclear reactor operations - Yuka Obayashi
  • Japan Times - Kumamoto quakes raise fears over restart at Ikata nuclear plant
  • The Australian - First Aussie uranium shipment to India flagged for next year - Greg Bearup
  • Northwest Herald - Braidwood nuclear plant aims to increase public awareness through educational efforts - Bob Okon
  • NJ.com - Floating nuclear plants? The worst idea N.J. utility has ever had? - Ted Sherman
  • The Hindu - Decks cleared for power generation from KNPP Unit-2 - PTI
  • Indian Express - Nuclear suppliers to get 70-100-crore insurance cover - George Mathew
  • China Post - Rate hike to cover Nuke 4 cost 'unlikely'
  • Sofia Globe - Bulgaria's nuclear power drama: A huge mess
  • WSYR Syracuse - Newsmakers: What's next for the FitzPatrick nuclear plant
  • Radio New Zealand - Tahiti anti-nuclear campaigners to go to UN
  • Reuters - TABLE-Belgian nuclear power reactor outages
  • NewsX - KNPP actual parameters better than original design: Russian MP - IANS
  • Spokesman-Review blog - Federal court to review redacted DOE documents re nuke waste shipments to Idaho, weigh disclosure - Betsy Z. Russell
  • Financial Times - UK PM should seize chance to overhaul energy policy - Jonathan Ford
  • Cañon City Daily Record - Cotter Corp. experiments with how to potentially clean up groundwater - Kara Mason
  • Pahrump Valley Times - Yucca Mountain project history told from the inside - Selwyn Harris
  • China Post - President Tsai to visit Orchid Island to talk nuclear waste storage - CNA
  • London Times - Hinkley Point partner making reactors for disputed islands - Robin Pagnamenta, Energy Editor
  • Press TV - 'US nuclear weapons in Turkey at risk of seizure by hostile forces'
  • IAEA - IAEA Director General Thanks Australia and New Zealand for Helping to Make Nuclear Technology Available for Development - May Fawaz-Huber, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Kyodo News - Ikata nuclear plant's No. 3 reactor begins generating power
  • Japan Times - Ikata nuclear plant's No. 3 reactor begins generating power
  • Japan Times - Kumamoto quakes raise fears over restart at Ikata nuclear plant
  • Mainichi Daily News - A-bomb survivor who worked on WWII poison gas production passes on her story - Reiko Okada
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - NOTICES Exemptions: Southern Nuclear Operating Co.; Use of Optimized ZIRLO Fuel Rod Cladding Material; Farley Nuclear Plant, Units 1 and 2, and Vogtle Electric Generating Plant, Units 1 and 2, Pages 54131 - 54133 [FR DOC #: 2016-19363]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - NOTICES High-Enriched Uranium Export License Applications, Pages 54133 - 54134 [FR DOC #: 2016-19360]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - NOTICES Imposition of Penalties: Plus, LLC, Pages 54129 - 54131 [FR DOC #: 2016-19359]

    Sunday, August 14, 2016

  • Worcester Telegram - Soil test results from Uxbridge site show compounds below 'reportable concentration' levels
  • CNSNews - Will EPA Finally Be Held Accountable for Potential Wrongdoing at Gold King Mine Spill? - John-Michael Seibler
  • Brunswick News - Group says plans for coal ash storage does not constitute clean-up -
  • Brunswick News - Group says plans for coal ash storage does not constitute clean-up
  • East Bay Times - Commentary: Stop squandering California's energy resources (East Bay Times) - Wayne Winegarden
  • Albany Times Union - LeBrun: Realism and, yes, nuclear energy needed in clean energy goal - Fred LeBrun
  • Forbes - Climate Guru Tells Calif. Governor Not To Close Diablo Canyon ... - James Conca
  • The Guardian - Crown estate wades into Hinkley Point nuclear debate - Terry Macalister Energy editor
  • Daily Mail This is Money - UK set to continue developing baby nuclear reactors which may fuel Rolls-Royce jobs - Neil Craven
  • Sputnik News - Tehran, Moscow to Construct 2 Nuclear Power Plants in Iran – Iranian Lawmaker
  • Waterbury American-Republican - State should stand up for nuclear power - Ulrich Decher
  • Financial Express Bangladesh - OpEd: Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant - Engr.S.A.Mansoor, sam@dhakacom.com
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Reactivating Ikata nuclear reactor helps contribute to stable power supply
  • News-Gazette, Champaign, IL - Guest commentary: Nuke closures are not the answer - Stanford L. Levin
  • South China Morning Post - China's nuclear error and cover-up unlikely to hurt reactor exports, industry competitiveness - Eric Ng
  • Focus Taiwan - Tsai to visit Orchid Island to discuss nuclear waste storage - Sophia Yeh and Christie Chen
  • London Times - May given legal get-out to pull plug on Hinkley nuclear plant - Danny Fortson
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Abe, Modi to confer on nuclear deal / Meeting eyed for mid-Nov. in Tokyo
  • Sheridan Media - Legislative Committee Hears Nuclear Waste Storage Reports - Pat Blair
  • Business Standard - More local sourcing for new Kudankulam units -
  • Business Standard - More local sourcing for new Kudankulam units
  • Shelter Island Reporter - Suffolk CloseUp: Bailing out nuclear plants - Karl Grossman
  • Albuquerque Journal - OpEd: Hearing examiner's course imperils NM - Pat Vincent-collawn / CEO, PNM
  • The Guardian - Hinkley C's future is in doubt. Let's turn our sights to offshore wind - Huub den Rooijen, Director of energy, minerals and infrastructure at Crown Estate
  • Fairfield-Suisun Daily Republic - Letter: Clean energy revolution is already happening - Michael Segor, San Luis Obispo
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Report: Reactor would energize local economy - Luke Ramseth
  • Japan Times - Fukushima tourism making strong progress on recovery
  • The Guardian - Security is not the only reason to cancel Hinkley. There are many others
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea claims U.S. invasion imminent, threatens nuclear strike -
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea claims U.S. invasion imminent, threatens nuclear strike
  • FAIR.org - NYT Reveals Think Tank It's Cited for Years to Be Corrupt Arms Booster - Adam Johnson
  • Fukushima Diary - Fukushima government objects against building sacrophagus on Fukushima plant -
  • Fukushima Diary - Fukushima government objects against building sacrophagus on Fukushima plant

    Saturday, August 13, 2016

  • CapeNews.net, Falmouth, MA - Region Deserves Prompt Decommissioning Of Pilgrim Station - Editorial
  • East Idaho News - Officials: Small Modular Reactor Plant would create more than 1,000 jobs in Idaho Falls
  • UAE National - Fears resurface over Tehran's nuclear plans - Majid Rafizdeh
  • Mehr News Agency - Ill-wishers against Iran's strategic power in region
  • Sputnik News - Iran Gets US' Green Light to Go Ahead With Two Russian Nuclear Plants
  • Winston-Salem Journal - Moyock plant makes casks to store nuclear waste - Associated Press
  • Deutsche Welle - USA wants more modern nuclear bombs in Germany: report
  • Sputnik News - US to Deploy New B61-12 Atomic Bombs to Germany in Coming Years
  • UK Independent - Stop worrying about China's nuclear investment – it will not compromise our national security - Ben Chu, Economics Editor
  • CBC Manitoba - Bridgetown's water supply showing elevated uranium levels - Richard Woodbury
  • Asahi Shimbun - Editorial: Another nuclear plant restarted amid lingering safety concerns
  • Japan Times - Ikata reactor in Shikoku reaches criticality
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Western Japan reactors powering up while east remains dark
  • Syracuse Post Standard - Entergy hiring to fill job openings at FitzPatrick nuclear plant - Mark Weiner
  • Huffington Post - Nuclear's Multifaceted Value Proves The ZEC Is No Bailout - Jerry Kremer
  • The State - Nuclear fuel plant under gun to improve safety in wake of uranium buildup, explosion concerns - Sammy Fretwell
  • Richmond Times-Dispatch - Customers could pay $2.5 billion for nuclear plants that never get built - Mark Chediak
  • Salt Lake Tribune - Editorial: Green River nuclear plant is looking like a tough sell
  • Aberdeen Press and Journal - Plans were launched for a nuclear power plant in the north-east - Chris Jaffray
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea claims U.S. invasion imminent, threatens nuclear strike - bdk@yna.co.kr
  • Times of India - 'Kudankulam second unit will generate power by Aug'
  • The Hindu - Synchronisation of KKNPP Unit 2 likely by August
  • Newnan Times-Herald - Nuclear decision was wrong one
  • South China Morning Post - Authorities in Chinese cities try to reassure public over nuclear fuel reprocessing plant - Daniel Ren
  • The Ecologist - Hinkley C: government's 'revolving door' to EDF execs - Joe Sandler Clarke
  • The Hindu - Nuclear suppliers' insurance policy unveiled
  • Pakistan Today - Pak asks India to ink non-testing regime on nukes, 'exclusive dialogue' on Kashmir - Mian Abrar
  • Chandigarh Tribune - Pak ready for nuclear non-testing agreement with India: Aziz
  • The Scotsman - On this day: Scotland's first nuclear power station went "critical"
  • Korea Herald - S. Korea restarts Wolsong No. 1 nuclear reactor
  • Sputnik News - South Korea Relaunches Wolsong NPP's Reactor After Fixing Technical Problem
  • E&E Daily - CAMPAIGN 2016: No matter who's dealing, DOE pick usually a 'wild card' - Hannah Northey
  • China Post - Japan reactor restarts despite court challenge -
  • China Post - Japan reactor restarts despite court challenge
  • ChinaDialogue - An unwelcome nuclear reprocessing plant - Ma Tianjie
  • London Times - Chinese spies are biggest threat to nuclear power deal - Michael Evans | Sean O'Neill | Calum MacLeod, Beijing
  • Rochester Democrat and Chronicle - Watchdog: What drives up New York's electricity rates? - Jon Campbell
  • Greenfield Recorder - Vt. Yankee to pay for emergency planning until 2020 - Richie Davis
  • Aiken Standard - Environmental monitoring technology from Savannah River Site shared with DOE complex - Ashley Shull
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea claims U.S. invasion imminent, threatens nuclear strike -
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea claims U.S. invasion imminent, threatens nuclear strike
  • New York Times - Military Base Near Newburgh Is Made a Superfund Site Over Tainted Water - Jesse McKinley
  • POGO - DoD IG to Begin Proactively Releasing its Reports - Lexi Curnin
  • Fukushima Diary - Tepco decided to ask JP Gov for covering the decommissioning cost - Iori Mochizuki
  • Jiji Press - Kumamoto Quakes Raise Fears over Ikata Nuclear Plant
  • Jiji Press - Ikata N-Reactor in Western Japan Reaches Criticality
  • Japan Times - Ikata reactor in Shikoku reaches criticality
  • Japan Times - Shikoku MOX plant restarts amid outcry over fresh quake fears -
  • Japan Times - Shikoku MOX plant restarts amid outcry over fresh quake fears
  • Wall Street Journal - Is a Little Radiation So Bad? - John R. Emshwiller and Gary Fields
  • GeneralCounselNews.com - Nuclear Waste Policy: Defining the Problem, Searching for Solutions - Council of State Governments
  • Monitor Daily - Hiroshima and Nagasaki Health Talks

    Friday, August 12, 2016

  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Nuclear power plant? Or storage dump for hot radioactive waste? - Robert Alvarez
  • Albuquerque Journal - LANL plutonium project called 'a house of cards' - Mark Oswald
  • KIFI Idaho Falls - INL Interns recognized for achievement, work outside of lab - Alasyn Zimmerman
  • Idaho Mountain Express - Judge to review records in nuclear-waste lawsuit - Madelyn Beck
  • Tri-City Herald - Hanford workers take cover after burial ground incident - Wendy Culverwell
  • Aiken Standard - Energy Department updates whistleblower protections after scathing report - Thomas Gardiner
  • Hanford Sentinel - Long-Term Health Effects of Atom Bomb on Japan Not as Bad as Feared: Study - Radiation Effects Research Foundation
  • KREM Spokane-Coeur d'Alene - Hanford contractor finishes final job before contract ends - Associated Press
  • The Olympian - Hanford workers take cover after drum starts smoking - Associated Press
  • KEPR Pasco - Hanford contractor ahead of schedule in cleaning up hazardous burial ground site
  • Nashville Ledger - Tennessee's a hot job market (If you're in the right field) - Linda Bryant
  • Waco Tribune Herald - Baylor to display cross made from school damaged in Nagasaki atomic bomb - Phillip Ericksen
  • Aiken Standard - Savannah River Site advisory board talks mercury, nuclear fuel - Thomas Gardiner
  • TASS.ru - Russia's Rosatom to involve European company in stress tests at Belarusian NPP
  • KFYR Bismarck - ND Health Council reapproves radioactive waste rule, asks for new study - Max Grossfeld
  • Kitsap Sun - Navy exploring private firms for typically PSNS work - Ed Friedrich
  • Dakota Resource Council - Experts criticize proposed radioactive waste limits, Dept. of Health study
  • IAEA - Environmental Change in Post-closure Safety Assessment of Solid Radioactive Waste Repositories--IAEA TECDOC No. 1799
  • Reuters - China's growing assertiveness led Australia to block grid sale -source - Byron Kaye, Jonathan Barrett and Matt Siegel
  • Reuters - Bulgaria to revive Belene nuclear power project with private help - Tsvetelia Tsolova and Angel Krasimirov
  • Reuters - How the U.S. got caught between two nuclear neighbors - Jason Fields
  • Bloomberg - Germany's $1.8 Billion Offshore Wind Farm Draws Swiss Partners - Anna Hirtenstein
  • Bloomberg - Xenophobia Not Behind China Power Bid Rejection, Australia Says - Perry Williams
  • Bloomberg - Japan Restarts a Fifth Nuclear Reactor
  • Bloomberg - Japan Reactor Restart Signals Latest Step in Nuclear Rebirth - Stephen Stapczynski
  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - Nuclear power's time has come--Evidence that it's needed to combat climate change continues to grow - Edward H. Klevans . professor emeritus of nuclear engineering at Penn State University
  • Deutsche Welle - Japan brings Ikata nuclear plant back online
  • SF Chronicle - Nuclear fans want California Legislature to vote on Diablo Canyon - David R. Baker
  • Los Angeles Times - PG&E files plan to shut down Diablo Canyon nuclear power plant - Rob Nikolewski
  • KCBX - PG&E files Diablo closure plan with CPUC as pro-nuclear group works to derail it - Randol White
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - PG&E files Diablo Canyon closure plan with state regulators--Diablo Canyon nuclear power plant is slated to close when its final license expires in 2025. - David Sneed
  • Santa Maria Times - PG&E files plans with state regulators to close Diablo Canyon - April Charlton
  • NRDC.org - Huge Step for Zero-Carbon Replacement of Diablo Canyon - Ralph Cavanagh
  • The State - Up to 170 Westinghouse workers to temporarily lose jobs - Sammy Fretwell
  • UPI - Unconfirmed activity detected at North Korea's nuclear test site - Elizabeth Shim
  • London Times - Solar will be cheaper than nuclear power - Ben Webster, Environment Editor
  • KBS WORLD Radio - 38 North: Continued Activity Observed at N. Korea's Nuclear Site
  • OilPrice - "Emergency Situation" at Belarusian Nuclear Power Plant - Erwin Cifuentes
  • POWERmag - Construction Halted on Belarus Nuclear Plant After Workers Drop Reactor Vessel - Thomas Overton
  • BelTA - Rosatom agrees to replace Belarusian nuclear power plant reactor vessel
  • TASS - Russia's Rosatom ready to replace reactor vessel at Belarus NPP
  • Jewish Telegraphic Agency - Lawsuit claims US aid to Israel violates nuclear pact
  • Bloomberg BNA - Nuclear Safety Whistle-Blowers Could Get More DOE Protections - Rebecca Kern
  • DNA India - Nuclear - Sankar Ray
  • Platts - French August power shrugs off nuclear drop on weak gas prices - Ana-Maria Tolbaru
  • Brighton & Hove Independent - Phelim Mac Cafferty: Nuclear is a dirty expensive relic - Phélim Mac Cafferty
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Companies move forward on nuclear waste storage in Carlsbad - Associated Press
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Why Russia values a non-nuclear Iran more than higher oil prices - Simon Saradzhyan
  • Pakistan Observer - Iran nuclear deal after a year - Amanullah Khan, Strategic Vision Institute
  • Idaho Business Review - Officials select nuclear reactor site in eastern Idaho
  • Helena Independent Record - Letter: Montana needs rules regulating radioactive material - Maggie Copeland, Glendive
  • GSA Business - Workers reach milestone in nuclear project at V.C. Summer plant
  • Laconia Citizen, NH - Letter: Questioning new nuclear weapon spending - Lynn Rudmin Chong, Sanbornton
  • Forbes - Ukraine Increasingly Turning To Westinghouse Over Russia For Nuclear Power - Kenneth Rapoza
  • Ukraine Today - Amassing Russian troops along border is not a coincidence - Ukraine's UN envoy
  • Kyiv Post - Putin goes on verbal attack against Ukraine, raising fears of war escalation - Veronika Melkozerova
  • Greenpeace UK - Five reasons why Hinkley nuclear power station is not the golden goose
  • London Spectator - Whatever China says, we need to dump Hinkley Point
  • The Ecologist UK - Japan's big 'nuclear restart' overtaken by conservation and renewables - Jim Green
  • The Guardian - Espionage arrest of nuclear engineer fuels US suspicions of Chinese tactics - Rob Davies
  • Las Cruces Sun-News - Companies move forward on nuclear waste storage in Carlsbad
  • Platts - Dominion's Millstone-2 nuclear unit shuts due to water pump problem - Steven Dolley, Jim Ostroff
  • CleanTechnica - Why Bill Gates Is Hugely Misinformed About Renewables & Loves Impractical Nuclear - Zachary Shahan
  • Syracuse Post Standard - Inside the hardball tactics to save FitzPatrick: NY threatened to seize the nuke plant - Mark Weiner
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Guest column: Building an SMR in eastern Idaho - Jackie Flowers, general manager of Idaho Falls Power and also board chairwoman of Utah Associated Municipal Power Systems
  • Utility Dive - Exelon to fund $25B in utility investments with revenue from generation subsidiary - Robert Walton
  • West Lebanon Valley News - Dartmouth Cleanup Plan Gets N.H. OK - Rob Wolfe
  • The Tennessean - Stories on Y-12 break-in by nun led to book on nukes - Michael Collins
  • PennEnergy - US energy chief makes bold claim for storage technology - Diarmaid Williams
  • Cape Cod Broadcasting - NRC 2nd Quarter Inspection Report Finds New Safety Concern at Pilgrim
  • GAO - Nuclear Supply Chain: DOE Should Assess Circumstances for Using Enhanced Procurement Authority to Manage Risk GAO-16-710
  • NRC - NRC Sends Confirmatory Action Letter to Westinghouse Nuclear Fuel Facility Outlining Corrective Actions
  • IAEA - Supporting the SDGs: IAEA Participates in UN High-Level Development Forum - Xolisa Mabhongo, Representative of the IAEA Director General to the United Nations
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Renewable energy plans: Who's in control? Eskom or govt? - Liz McDaid
  • Tehran Times - Nahavandian sees JCPOA as an international document, beyond a mere commitment
  • Tehran Times - Matthew Bunn: U.S. will be isolated if it violates JCPOA - Javad Heirannia
  • Tehran Times - JCPOA was aimed at creating economic opportunity: Rouhani
  • Xinhua News - Russia delivers half of S-300 missile systems to Iran: Deputy PM
  • Energy Department - Proposed Rules: Procedural Rules for DOE Nuclear Activities, Pages 53337 - 53342 [FR DOC #: 2016-19103]
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notices: Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc., Page 53482 [FR DOC #: 2016-19247]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Guidance: License Amendment Requests for Changes to Emergency Response Organization Staffing and Augmentation PDF Page 53508 (1 page) [FR DOC #: 2016-19212]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Guidance: Termination of Operating Licenses for Nuclear Reactors; Withdrawal PDF Pages 53507 - 53508 (2 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-19195]
  • Kyodo News - Utility restarts reactor in west Japan under post-Fukushima rules
  • Asahi Shimbun - Ikata nuclear plant restarts amid concerns of local residents
  • Asahi Shimbun - Former child prostitutes cry out in pain at Tokyo exhibition - Maki Okubo
  • Japan Times - Shikoku MOX plant restarts amid outcry over fresh quake fears - Eric Johnston
  • Japan Times - Obama's Hiroshima visit has student advocates hoping for more
  • Japan Times - As Japan marks atomic bombings, Abe condemned for inaction - Satoshi Iizuka
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Ikata No. 3 reactor in Shikoku back online after 5-year hiatus
  • Mainichi Daily News - Shikoku Electric restarts reactor under post-Fukushima regulations
  • Mainichi Daily News - Japan urges H.K. to lift ban on food from areas near Fukushima plant
  • Jiji Press - Questions Linger over Evacuation Plan for Ikata N-Plant
  • Jiji Press - Ikata No. 3 Reactor Back Online
  • FoE Adelaide - Exposure: Nuclear waste expo and exhibition comes to Port Augusta September 2-4 - Robyn Wood
  • Pahrump Valley Times - State nuclear official outlines possible Yucca scenarios - Daria Sokolova

    Thursday, August 11, 2016

  • Morning Consult - ClearPath Hires Former NRC Commissioner as Legal Adviser - Jack Fitzpatrick
  • Idaho Statesman - New INL cleanup contractor promises safety and progress - Fred Hughes
  • Los Alamos Monitor - Activists stage annual protest - Arin McKenna
  • Tri-City Herald - Hanford contractor bows out by beating DOE expectations on waste-filled buried pipes - Annette Cary
  • Augusta Chronicle - Leadership change ahead for SRS's largest contractor - Damon Cline
  • World Nuclear News - Preferred site chosen for NuScale SMR
  • World Nuclear News - Digging repository deeper may not make it safer, says Nagra
  • St. George Daily Spectrum - Don't forget horrors of atomic weapons - Jamie Stewart
  • Niagara Falls Reporter - Radioactive Spoils Pile on North St has been removed! - Lou Ricciuti and Frank Parlato
  • Reuters - Swiss reject man's $1 million damages claim in nuclear bomb secrets case - John Miller
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-S.Korea cuts residential power prices to cool complaints - Jane Chung
  • Reuters - Bouygues, Vallourec deny conflict of interest in Hinkley Point vote - Geert De Clercq
  • Bloomberg - Radiation Can Kill, but Not as Easily You Think - Eric Roston
  • Bloomberg - Exelon Sees More Profit, Growth From Utilities Than From Plants - Jim Polson
  • Bloomberg - China's $15 Billion Energy Ambitions Crushed Within Two Weeks
  • Bloomberg - RWE's Quarterly Loss Narrows on Generation, Cost Cuts - Tino Andresen, Weixin Zha
  • Bloomberg - Exelon's Most Infamous Nuclear Power Plant Is Stuck in Limbo - Jim Polson
  • AP - China city suspends search for nuclear fuel facility - Christopher Bodeen
  • The Hill blog - Let nuclear power play a role in reducing greenhouse gas emissions - Mark J. Perry, professor of economics at the Flint campus of The University of Michigan and a scholar at The American Enterprise Institute
  • Forbes - Exelon Buys Fitzpatrick Nuclear Plant, Setting The Standard for U.S. Carbon Goals - James Conca
  • Greater Patchogue - Suffolk Closeup: Get ready to start bailing out NY's aging nuclear plants - Karl Grossman
  • CNYcentral - Not everyone is smiling about saving upstate nuclear facilities - Justin Page
  • Washington Post - New York state just rescued a nuclear plant from oblivion. Why that's a very big deal - Steven Mufson
  • Syracuse Post Standard - FitzPatrick nuclear plant lost 10 percent of workers before state bailout - Mark Weiner
  • The Guardian - Solar and wind 'cheaper than new nuclear' by the time Hinkley is built - Adam Vaughan
  • Los Angeles Times - OpEd: Let's get our nuclear weapons out of Turkey - Steve Andreasen
  • The Hindu - South Australia eyes nuclear waste storage projects
  • Idaho State Journal - Court orders feds to turn over Idaho nuclear waste documents - Keith Ridler
  • Salt Lake Tribune - Environmental groups drop legal fight over water transfers for Utah nuclear project - Brian Maffly
  • Deseret News - Groups drop legal challenge over Utah nuclear plant project, insist it is floundering - Amy Joi O'Donoghue
  • ExecutiveGov - GAO Urges NNSA to Specify Los Alamos Plutonium Analysis Project Parameters - Jay Clemens
  • London Times - Bill to clean up nuclear reactors rises by £1.6bn - Marcus Leroux
  • Courthouse News Service - Colorado: Radioactive Waste
  • BelTA - Belarusian Energy Ministry notifies Russian side of decision to replace nuclear reactor vessel
  • BelTA - Belarus decides to replace reactor pressure vessel
  • WCAI Cape and Islands NPR - Cape Residents Left Off Pilgrim Nuclear Plant Advisory Panel - Kathryn Eident
  • Southern Maryland News - Calvert Cliffs nuclear plant cited for low-level violations - Tamara Ward
  • Reuters - TABLE-Belgian nuclear power reactor outages
  • Electric Light & Power - New York ISO doesn't need Ginna nuclear plant beyond March 2017 - Barry Cassell
  • Korea Herald - 'Korean nuclear power plants safe from earthquakes' - Lee Hyun-jeong
  • Asahi Shimbun - TEPCO must pay family of woman who vanished in Fukushima crisis
  • BBC - Australia risks Chinese anger over power grid sale - Karishma Vaswani
  • Reuters - UPDATE 3-Australia blocks electricity sale to Chinese bidders, cites security - Jonathan Barrett and Byron Kaye
  • NRC blog - Throwback Thursday – A TMI Presidential Briefing
  • IAEA - Speech in New Zealand on Nuclear Technology's Role in Sustainable Development - IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano
  • IAEA - IAEA Impact: How Nuclear Science Helps Botswana Control Animal Diseases, Ensure Food Safety and Maintain its Beef Exports - Miklos Gaspar, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - Young Professionals in Nuclear Field Connect with the IAEA at International Congress in China - Lenka Kollar, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • The Guardian - Hinkley Point: Mandelson urges government to support China-backed project - Damien Gayle
  • The Guardian - Nuclear espionage charge for China firm with one-third stake in UK's Hinkley Point - Maria L La Ganga
  • The Guardian - Trade with China is a good thing. But Hinkley Point is a dud - Simon Jenkins
  • The Guardian - Who is the US engineer accused of nuclear espionage? - Rob Davies
  • The Guardian - May urged to pull plug immediately on Hinkley C over spying allegations - Terry Macalister
  • GreenWorld - New York Just Proved Why Bailing Out Nuclear Power Is a Bad Idea
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Westinghouse weighs in on Eskom letter leak - Aug 11 2016 10:21 Aimee Clarke
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Rules: Operating Philosophy for Maintaining Occupational and Public Radiation Exposures as Low as is Reasonably Achievable, Pages 52974 - 52975 [FR DOC #: 2016-18767]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Confirmatory Orders: AREVA, Inc. PDF Pages 53169 - 53173 (5 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-19105]
  • NHK World - Ikata reactor set for cautious restart
  • Mainichi Daily News - TEPCO ordered to pay 22 mil yen over dementia patient missing in Fukushima crisis
  • Waco Tribune Herald - Baylor to display cross made from school damaged in Nagasaki atomic bomb - Phillip Ericksen
  • Aiken Standard - Savannah River Site advisory board talks mercury, nuclear fuel - Thomas Gardiner
  • TASS.ru - Russia's Rosatom to involve European company in stress tests at Belarusian NPP
  • KFYR Bismarck - ND Health Council reapproves radioactive waste rule, asks for new study - Max Grossfeld
  • Kitsap Sun - Navy exploring private firms for typically PSNS work - Ed Friedrich
  • Dakota Resource Council - Experts criticize proposed radioactive waste limits, Dept. of Health study
  • IAEA - Environmental Change in Post-closure Safety Assessment of Solid Radioactive Waste Repositories--IAEA TECDOC No. 1799

    Wednesday, August 10, 2016

  • Santa Fe New Mexican - LANL's nuclear bomb trigger production questioned - Rebecca Moss
  • Jackson Hole Daily - Court orders feds to turn over Idaho nuclear waste documents
  • KCPQ/Q13 FOX Seattle - State fines feds, contractor for mishandling Hanford waste - Associated Press
  • Tri-City Herald - State fines DOE $50,000 for mishandling waste at Hanford plant - Annette Cary
  • KEPR Pasco - U.S. DOE, contractor fined $50k for mishandling waste at Hanford - Sarah Worthington
  • Tri-City Herald - Energy secretary Moniz to visit Tri-Cities
  • CBS Denver - Rocky Flats Lawsuit Settlement May Award $12,000 To Neighbors - Suzanne McCarroll
  • Bloomberg - EON Posts Loss After Writing Off Billions on Plants, Storage - Tino Andresen
  • Bloomberg - Eskom Probes Nuclear Information Leak Related to Contract Award - Paul Burkhardt
  • Reuters - S. Africa's Eskom suspends two managers over leak of nuclear documents - Nqobile Dludla
  • Reuters - China halts work on $15 billion nuclear waste project after protests - SHANGHAI | By David Stanway
  • AP - China city suspends search for nuclear fuel facility - Christopher Bodeen
  • Bloomberg - Mandelson Urges U.K. Nuclear Deal With 'Prize' Partner China - Alex Morales, Rachel Morison
  • Globe and Mail - The dreams of nuclear power fading with Hinkley Point - Carl Mortished
  • London Evening Standard - Peter Mandelson: Sign nuclear deal within weeks - NIcholas Cecil
  • Deutsche Welle - Chinese town suspends nuclear waste project - Business Green
  • The Guardian - Hinkley Point: Mandelson urges government to support China-backed project - Damien Gayle
  • BusinessGreen - The confusing plot of the Hinkley C soap opera - Dr Alan Whitehead, MP
  • WRVO Public Media Oswego - Nuclear part of New York's energy future - Karen DeWitt
  • Nature - A safe place for nuclear energy?
  • Clinton Daily Journal - Illinois mayors, community leaders cite New York energy model in supporting Illinois' nuclear power: Urge legislation immediately
  • New York NOW - Nuclear part of state's energy future - Karen DeWitt
  • Deccan Chronicle - Plan to build series of powerful nuclear plants: Modi at Kudankulam
  • Albany Times Union - State touts impending acquisition of FitzPatrick nuclear plant - Matthew Hamilton
  • World Nuclear News - Russia to build 11 new nuclear reactors by 2030
  • World Nuclear News - Reprocessing plant siting work halted in Lianyungang
  • World Nuclear News - India and Russia celebrate commissioning of Kudankulam 1
  • World Nuclear News - Horizon funds training facilities for Wylfa Newydd apprentices
  • Deccan Chronicle - Plan to build series of powerful nuclear plants: Modi at Kudankulam event - PTI
  • Buffalo Business First - Oswego County nuclear power plant to be sold for $110M
  • Syracuse Post Standard - Watchdogs: Why transfer $700 million of public money in FitzPatrick nuclear deal? - Mark Weiner
  • Syracuse Post Standard - Community leaders react to FitzPatrick nuclear plant deal: 'Great day for Oswego' - Sarah Moses
  • Platts - Exelon reaches deal to buy FitzPatrick nuclear plant from Entergy for $110 mil - Jim Ostroff
  • CNYcentral - Watchdogs criticize transfer of public funds in FitzPatrick deal - Tyler Head
  • Oswego County Today - What They're Saying About FitzPatrick Agreement - Steve Yablonski
  • Quad City Times - Illinois leaders promote NY energy program as model - Jennifer DeWitt
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Speakers highlight nuclear energy struggles - Luke Ramseth
  • Bellona - When haste makes risky waste: Public involvement in radioactive and nuclear waste management in Sweden and Finland - Andrei Ozharovsky, translated by Maria Kaminskaya
  • Sputnik News - Japan Advocates Disarmament Yet Unwilling to Abandon US 'Nuclear Umbrella'
  • Charleston Post Courier - Heavy lifting: South Carolina nuclear plant marks construction milestone - John McDermott
  • Japan Times - Ikata nuclear reactor to restart on Friday morning
  • Deutsche Welle - China warns UK ties at 'crucial juncture' over Hinkley Point nuclear plant
  • Globe and Mail - CNSC review dismissing nuclear-safety concerns called a 'sham' - Gloria Galloway
  • Beaver County Times - State prepares for nuclear emergencies annually with pill distribution - Stacey Federoff
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - The nuclear mission must stay manned - Alexander Velez-Green
  • Grand Forks Herald - Letter: North Dakota waste management meeting needs public input - Linda Weiss, Belfield, ND
  • KXMB CBS12 Bismarck/Dickinson - Protesters Continue to Fight Against Radioactive Waste Rules - Mike Chaussee
  • Bismarck Tribune - In heated do-over meeting, N.D. Health Council ratifies rules for radioactive oilfield waste - Lauren Donovan
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Preferred site selected for nuclear reactor - Luke Ramseth
  • Bismarck Tribune - State Health Council ratifies radioactive waste rules - James MacPherson
  • NJ.com - After 4 recent shutdowns, N.J. nuclear plant back in service - Bill Gallo Jr.
  • Idaho Statesman - Officials select nuclear reactor site in eastern Idaho - Associated Press
  • SA Independent - Nuclear sites: Eskom's requests gazetted - Louise Flanagan
  • Tampa Bay Times - Duke Energy's $51.7 million charge to Florida customers for nuke costs is 'reasonable,' regulators say - Jerome R. Stockfisch
  • Sputnik News - Russian Gov't Approves Plans to Build 11 New Nuclear Power Units by 2030
  • Grand Junction Sentinel - Nuclear fear factor
  • Counter Currents - Mordechai Vanunu: Israel's Nuclear Whistle Blower and Hostage - Eileen Fleming
  • Aiken Standard - Savannah River Site advisory board talks mercury, nuclear fuel - Thomas Gardiner
  • BelTA - Belarusian nuclear power plant in for stress testing in September
  • BelTA - Rosatom to involve European company in Belarusian nuclear power plant stress testing
  • NW Evening Mail - The story of the accident-prone nuclear submarine built in Barrow
  • Pickens Sentinel - Oconee Nuclear Station sirens to be tested
  • Hoodline San Francisco - Upcoming Event: Can We Destroy Nukes Before They Destroy Us? Helen Caldicott - Dr. Helen Caldicott, M.D.,
  • South China Morning Post - Accidents will happen, but covering them up is unacceptable
  • London Times - E.ON hit by Merkel's nuclear power shutdown - David Charter, Berlin
  • Financial Post - Ontario electricity has never been cheaper, but bills have never been higher - Ross McKitrick
  • Jefferson Public Radio, Southern Oregon University (SOU) - Wed 8 AM | Caring For The Atomic Veterans - Geoffrey Riley & Emily Cureton
  • eNews Channel Africa - Eskom suspends senior managers - Africa News Agency
  • Cape Cod Times - Letter: Pilgrim's decommissioning funded by a trust - Richard JanuarY, Mesa, Arizona, The writer is a former Entergy engineer
  • SA Business Day - Koeberg safety officer suspended for returning crashed drone to owner
  • North Augusta Star - Editorial: Solutions needed in MOX funding debate - North Augusta Star
  • DigitalJournal - New Bikini Atoll A-Bomb test films released by National Security - Karen Graham
  • HNN Huntingtonnews - Stripping Nickel from Diffusion Plant Materials at Huntington Led to Government Losses in 1961
  • DOE - Energy Department Announces $30 Million Expansion of U.S.–India Partnership to Advance Clean Energy Research
  • GAO - DOE Project Management: NNSA Needs to Clarify Requirements for Its Plutonium Analysis Project at Los Alamos GAO-16-585
  • NAS - Project Update: Review of Governance Reform in the National Nuclear Security Administration
  • IAEA - Intercontinental Nuclear Institute Prepares Next Generation of Industry Professionals - Alessia Rodriguez y Baena, IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation; Ness Kilic, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea rejects calls for reopening shuttered joint industrial park
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Police investigating Koeberg drone crash - Eskom
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Areva nuclear info leak could hurt Eskom's court battle - Paul Burkhardt
  • NHK World - Ikata nuclear reactor to be restarted this week
  • Mainichi Daily News - Book on Nagasaki A-bomb survivors marks 60th anniversary
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Exemptions: Wolf Creek Generating Station; Use of Optimized ZIRLO Fuel Rod Cladding Material PDF Pages 52910 - 52912 (3 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-18979]
  • Energy Collective - Flossing and Fissioning: The Importance of Evidence - Robert Hargraves
  • National Nuclear Workers for Justice - Public Comment to CDC:NIOSH from National Nuclear Workers for Justice
  • The Hindu - The story of Kudankulam: From 1988 to 2016 - Vidya Venkat

    Tuesday, August 09, 2016

  • DOE:IG - Summary Report: DOE/OIG-16-14 Department of Energy's Implementation of Selected Controls as Defined in the Cybersecurity Act of 2015
  • East Idaho News - Search dogs aid in the hunt for pioneer remains on INL site - Paul Menser
  • Denver Post - Payouts to property owners in long-running Rocky Flats suit should start in 2017 - John Aguilar
  • Charlotte Observer - Is the Energy Department doing enough to protect nuclear whistleblowers? - Lindsay Wise
  • World Nuclear News - DOE legal obligation on Yucca Mountain
  • World Nuclear News - Exelon to buy Fitzpatrick nuclear plant
  • World Nuclear News - Hinkley legal bid fails as China urges government decision
  • WyoFile - Lawmakers eye nuke plant, waste - Dustin Bleizeffer
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR WASTE: Rocky Flats refuge opens its gates, but will people come? - Phil Taylor
  • Consortium News - Christianity and the Nagasaki Bomb - Gary G. Kohls
  • AP - Chinese ambassador warns relations with UK at crossroads
  • AP - Residents of Chinese city protest possible nuclear plans - Yu Bing in Beijing and Fu Ting in Shanghai
  • Bloomberg - Customers Could Pay $2.5 Billion for Nuclear Plants That Never Get Built - Mark Chediak
  • Bloomberg - CEZ Drops After Profit Slumps 51% on Nuclear Outages - Krystof Chamonikolas
  • Bloomberg - China Warns U.K. That Relations Hang on Hinkley Point - Anna Hirtenstein
  • Bloomberg - Exelon to Buy Entergy's N.Y. Reactor With Subsidy Support - Jim Polson
  • Bloomberg - Exelon to Take Over Entergy's James A. FitzPatrick Nuclear Plant - Stephen Cunningham
  • Bloomberg - Exelon to Take Over Entergy's James A. FitzPatrick Nuclear Plant - Stephen Cunningham
  • Bloomberg - India Expects First Uranium Shipment From Australia by March - Rajesh Kumar Singh
  • Reuters - EUROPE POWER-Forecasts for more solar and wind supply curb spot - Vera Eckert
  • Reuters - BRIEF-Exelon to assume ownership and operation of Entergy's James Fitzpatrick nuclear power plant
  • Reuters - China to UK: 'golden' ties at crucial juncture over nuclear delay - Guy Faulconbridge and Kylie MacLellan
  • Reuters - Britain defends decision to review $24 billion nuclear plant - Kylie MacLellan
  • Reuters - French ruling Socialist party says Hinkley Point doubts must be cleared up - Geert De Clercq
  • Financial Times - China warns UK over £18bn nuclear power deal - James Kynge and Henry Mance
  • Albany Times Union blog - Cuomo touts FitzPatrick nuclear plant sale - Matthew Hamilton
  • Poughkeepsie Journal - CNY nuclear plant sold for $110M - Jon Campbell
  • The Guardian - Belarus under fire for 'dangerous errors' at nuclear plant - Tony Wesolowsky
  • Gizmodo - The First Nuclear Power Plant in Belarus Is a Dangerous Fiasco - George Dvorsky
  • Wall Street Journal - China Cracks Down on Nuclear-Project Protests - Brian Spegele
  • WRVO Public Media Oswego - How much will New York's new nuclear subsidies cost? - Payne Horning
  • Union of Concerned Scientists blog - NY-MA Doubleheader on Clean Energy is a Game Changer - Ken Kimmell, president
  • Syracuse New Times - New York Needs Firm Stance on Nuclear Power - Luke Parsnow
  • Syracuse Post Standard - Gov. Cuomo says Fitzpatrick nuclear plant saved: Whole state should be smiling - Sarah Moses
  • Syracuse Post Standard - Workers, others rally at FitzPatrick nuclear plant about sale (watch, follow) - Sarah Moses
  • Syracuse Post Standard - Exelon agrees to buy FitzPatrick nuclear plant in Oswego County - Samantha House
  • UPI - Mexico recovers stolen radioactive material after container left on city bench - Andrew V. Pestano Follow @AVPLive9
  • Eyewitness News Johannesburg - Eskom's nuclear energy plan remains on the cards - Gia Nicolaides
  • WWLP-22News Chicopee, MA - Renewable energy law sets Massachusetts on path away from coal, nuclear power - Colin A. Young and Katie Lannan
  • Albany Times Union blog - Greatest threat of nuclear catastrophe since the "cold war." Growing greater every year! - Mickie Lynn
  • CBS Dallas / Fort Worth - Hospital On Life Support… As Nuclear Plant Fights Tax Bill
  • MercoPress - Head of Brazil's nuclear energy development sentenced 43 years in jail for corruption
  • The State - Once secret documents helping lawyers argue for sick nuclear workers at South Carolina complex - Sammy Fretwell
  • Sputnik News - Russian Experts to Discuss Military Nuclear Facilities' Security Improvements
  • Sputnik News - Construction of Russian 5th-Generation Nuclear Sub to Start After 2020
  • All Things Nuclear - DIBs on Nuclear Power Plant Safety - Dave Lochbaum, director, Nuclear Safety Project
  • Business Standard India - Modi, Putin to dedicate Kudankulam Nuclear Plant Unit-I tomorrow - T E Narasimhan | Chennai
  • Arab Daily News - Mordechai Vanunu Israel's Nuclear Hostage and MSM Failures - Eileen Fleming
  • London Times - More companies could sue over bungled nuclear clean-up tender - Marcus Leroux
  • WorkCompCentral - Nuclear Lab Workers Fast-Tracked for Workers' Comp Under Special Exposure Cohort
  • The Guardian - China-UK investment: key questions following Hinkley Point C delay - Rob Davies
  • Economic Times - Australia keen to supply uranium to India
  • KFGO Fargo-Moorhead, ND - Health Council to revisit radioactive waste rules
  • Augusta Chronicle - Contract extended for SRS manager
  • ABC.au - Liz Tynan on the secret history of Maralinga - Dr Liz Tynan
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Longtime TVA photographer Bob Kollar dies at 79 - Morgan Simmons
  • Daily Caller - Costly Wind Turbines Are Damaging Texas Power Grid, MIT Study Finds - Andrew Follett
  • Beyond Nuclear - Coalition of environmental groups weigh in on DOE's "Consent-Based Siting" for radioactive waste dumps
  • NAS - Project Update: Review of Governance Reform in the National Nuclear Security Administration
  • NRC blog - Ten Things You May Not Know – About Nuclear Power and the NRC - Stephanie West, Public Affairs Specialist
  • IAEA - John Gee Memorial Lecture on Atoms for Peace in the 21st Century - IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano
  • The Guardian - Government says links with China are vital after Hinkley Point warning - Heather Stewart and Ben Quinn
  • BBC - Wylfa Newydd nuclear firm funds Anglesey engineering centre
  • Xinhua News - Spotlight: Nagasaki marks 71st anniv. of A-bombing amid calls for reflecting on Japan's aggression history
  • Fin24 CapeTown - US consumers could pay R34bn for nukes that never get built - Mark Chediak
  • Bellona - Truck industry slowly embracing electrification - Bellona Europa
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: License Amendments: Tennessee Valley Authority; Watts Bar Nuclear Plant, Unit 1; Maximum Number of Tritium Producing Burnable Absorber Rods PDF Pages 52716 - 52717 (2 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-18841]
  • Encinitas Seaside Courier - OpEd: Two failings of our government - Thomas K. Arnold
  • NHK World - Abe vows to work toward nuclear weapons-free world
  • Asahi Shimbun - Nagasaki mayor tells world: Visit to see how nukes affect humans - Shohei Okada
  • Asahi Shimbun - New Photos Cast Doubt on China's Vow Not to Militarize Disputed Islands - David E. Sanger and Rick Gladstone
  • Japan Times - Nagasaki mayor urges world to use collective wisdom to abolish nuclear arms
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Images suggest China has air force hangars in S. China Sea
  • Mainichi Daily News - Hiroshima, Nagasaki A-bomb survivor passes down her story to preserve peace
  • Mainichi Daily News - Nagasaki mayor stresses cruelty of nuclear weapons on anniversary of bombing
  • Jiji Press - Nagasaki Mayor Urges Heads of Nuke Powers to Come to A-Bombed Cities
  • Aiken Standard - Editorial: Solutions needed in MOX funding debate

    Monday, August 08, 2016

  • The Hill blog - Harry Reid's final fight - Jordain Carney
  • Virginian-Pilot - New business in Moyock makes massive concrete storage cases for nuclear waste - Jeff Hampton
  • Scroll.in - Radiation from uranium mines in Jharkhand village is crippling its children - Amita Bhaduri
  • Corvallis Gazette Times - The forgotten man: Roy Backer's case helped Wah Chang workers, but his claim was denied - Bennett Hall
  • Tri-City Herald - DOE says it is strengthening whistleblower protection at Hanford, other sites - Annette Cary
  • KLCC FM Public Radio - Eugene Residents Ride Bikes To Protest Nukes - Kyra Buckley
  • Construction Equipment Guide - Feds Schedule Cleanup From Manhattan Project
  • Bloomberg - Bulgaria May Restore Russian Gas Pipeline, Nuclear Plant - Slav Okov
  • Reuters - Iran denies U.S. cash payment was related to nuclear deal - China Daily
  • South China Morning Post - Residents come out in force to protest against Sino-French nuclear project - Laura Zhou
  • China Daily - Nuclear giant reassures public - Lyu Chang
  • New York Times - Editorial: A Nuclear Legacy Within Reach
  • Utility Dive - Nuclear plants safe, New York ISO CEO Brad Jones readies for a low-carbon grid - Gavin Bade
  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - Westinghouse advances in Ukraine's nuclear fuel market - Anya Litvak
  • Phys.org - New understanding of plasma arc damage in nuclear reactors - National Research Nuclear University search and more info
  • The Economist blog - The problem with Britain's (planned) nuclear-power station
  • Globe and Mail - Chalk River's nuclear research centre is switching gears - Shawn McCarthy
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - What would Reagan do? Republicans and the Iran nuclear deal. - Lawrence J. Korb
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Six weeks after Nagasaki - John Mecklin
  • Syracuse Post Standard - Letter: Instead of a nuclear subsidy, embrace a revenue-neutral carbon tax - John Allen, Syracuse
  • Asahi Shimbun - EDITORIAL: Extending life of Mihama nuclear reactor raises doubts on safety
  • Trend News Agency - Iran not concerned over Leaks of confidential nuclear information - Fatih Karimov
  • Tehran Times - Nuclear know-how will reach milestone with modified Fordow: Baeidinejad
  • ESI Africa - Eskom remains confident with its nuclear aspirations
  • Daily Pioneer - OpEd: Unclear quest for nuclear power - Kumar Chellappan
  • Port Lincoln Times - Locals' nuclear views mixed - Billie Harrison
  • Dong-A Ilbo - China, N. Korea prompt Japanese minister's remarks on nuclear armament
  • The Hankyoreh - OpEd: For N. Korean denuclearization, China must play a tougher diplomatic game - Song Min-soon, former Minister of Foreign Affairs
  • INFORUM Fargo, ND - Letter: Don't store radioactive waste near farms, homes - Linda Weiss, Belfield, N.D.
  • World Nuclear News - Duke receives final safety evaluation for William States Lee nuclear plant
  • World Nuclear News - IAEA chief witnesses progress of Australian medicine plant
  • Oswego County Today - OpEd: New Clean Energy Standard Protects Upstate Jobs, Protects Environment - Assemblyman Will Barclay
  • Reuters blog - Cheap wind energy can deal final blow to Hinkley - Olaf Storbeck
  • IAEA - Capacity Building Key to Cancer Control in South East Asia, Says Director General Yukiya Amano in Thailand - Andrew Green, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • The Guardian - For a secure energy future, there are far better investments than Hinkley - John Sauven
  • Xinhua News - Commentary: Japan must reflect on more than just the tragic atomic bombings of Hiroshima, Nagasaki - Zhu Feng
  • Xinhua News - Hiroshima commemorates 71st anniv. of bombing
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Eskom's renewable argument fatally flawed - Iqeraam Petersen and Paul Semple
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Will Eskom avoid the utility death spiral? - Graham Schwikkard and Aaron Burton, Datta Burton & Associates
  • Bellona - Russian official accused of taking bribes from notoriously polluting plant - Anna Kireeva
  • Press TV - Iran nuclear data leak giving US headache: Top Iran nuclear official
  • New York Times - Thousands in Eastern Chinese City Protest Nuclear Waste Project - Chris Buckley
  • DOE - What "Stranger Things" Didn't Get Quite-So-Right About the Energy Department - Paul Lester, Digital Content Specialist, Office of Public Affairs
  • NRC - NRC Names David Nelson as Chief Information Officer
  • NHK World - Nagasaki marks 71st anniversary of A-bomb attack
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: License Application; Amendments: Export Radioactive Waste, Pages 52483 - 52484 [FR DOC #: 2016-18752]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: License Application; Amendments: Omaha Public Power District; Fort Calhoun Station, Unit No. 1, Page 52483 [FR DOC #: 2016-18744]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: License Application; Renewals: Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Pages 52478 - 52482 [FR DOC #: 2016-18628]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings; Sunshine Act, Page 52478 [FR DOC #: 2016-18831]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Nuclear Waste Importation Licenses, Pages 52484 - 52485 [FR DOC #: 2016-18749]

    Sunday, August 07, 2016

  • Nevada Appeal - Congressman Mark Amodei says he's still with Trump - Geoff Dornan
  • Tri-City Herald - Time needed for ravaged Hanford monument ecosystem to recover from third fire - Annette Cary
  • Twin Falls Times-News - Compensation finally comes for former INL workers - Luke Ramseth
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Compensation finally comes for former INL workers - Luke Ramseth
  • Albuquerque Journal - Editorial: Nuke triggers make sense
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Guest column: Tomorrow's power depends on today's innovation -
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Guest column: Tomorrow's power depends on today's innovation
  • AP - Iran says it executed nuclear scientist in US spy mystery - Nasser Karimi And Jon Gambrell
  • Bloomberg - Iran Hangs Nuclear Scientist for Giving U.S. Secret Information - Ladane Nasseri
  • Reuters - Iran executes nuclear scientist for spying for U.S.
  • Reuters - EDF to take legal action over union's claims about Hinkley Point - Gus Trompiz
  • Reuters - UK considers plan to pay households affected by fracking -
  • Reuters - UK considers plan to pay households affected by fracking
  • BBC - Iranian nuclear scientist Shahram Amiri executed for treason
  • Financial Times - China protest against nuclear waste plant - Lucy Hornby and Luna Lin in Beijing
  • South China Morning Post - Technician shortage in China 'threatens nuclear plant safety' - Stephen Chen
  • The Guardian - Nuclear safety fears grow as France snubs UK watchdog - Jamie Doward
  • UAE National - Overpriced nuclear mega-projects like Hinkley Point are not the way forward - Robin Mills
  • The Guardian - Chinese firm with military ties invited to bid for role in UK's nuclear future - Adam Vaughan
  • Daily Mail This is Money - George Osborne's father-in-law says cut £25bn nuclear power plan in half and build only one reactor at Hinkley Point - Neil Craven
  • London Times - China's nuclear bomb maker to take Hinkley stake - Jonathan Leake, Science Editor
  • Huffington Post - Iran Confirms Secret Nuclear Agreement: Big Pay Off To Iran - Dr. Majid Rafizadeh
  • IOL - Eskom defends SA's nuclear aspirations - ANA Reporter
  • RT - Pyongyang accuses US of plotting preemptive nuclear strikes, calls bluff
  • Newnan Times-Herald - OpEd: Keep the nuclear option open
  • The Hindu - Silent protest against n-power hub plan
  • The Guardian - Letters: Look to the sea to provide the energy the country needs
  • Virginian-Pilot - New facility in Moyock makes massive spent nuclear fuel storage casks - Jeff Hampton
  • NHK World - US group gives A-bomb survivors letter of apology
  • NHK World - Japanese researchers to study Chernobyl disaster
  • Asahi Shimbun - Widower vows to carry on late wife's message of A-bomb horrors - Gen Okamoto
  • Mainichi Daily News - Hiroshima Carp hold annual night game to recall A-bomb, call for peace
  • Mainichi Daily News - Photo Journal: Hiroshima color

    Saturday, August 06, 2016

  • Native American Circle News - Prairie Island Makes Evacuation Plans - Lee Egerstrom,
  • The NarcoSphere - Native American youths run across U.S. to defend sacred water - Brenda Norrell
  • Heritage Foundation Daily Signal - Finally, EPA May Be Held Accountable for Potential Wrongdoing at the Gold Mine King Spill - John-Michael Seibler
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - WIPP official details changes to waste program - Maddy Hayden
  • LA Monitor - Former LANL scientist: WIPP leak caused by expanding gasses - Tris DeRoma
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - GAO: DOE fails in cost, schedule best practices -
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - GAO: DOE fails in cost, schedule best practices
  • Reuters - Japan remembers Hiroshima, urges world to follow Obama and visit - Kiyoshi Takenaka
  • Reuters - EDF to take legal action over union's claims about Hinkley Point - Gus Trompiz
  • NEI - Clean Energy Standard a Breakthrough for New York's Environment, Economy
  • Consortium News - How US Spies Secured the Hiroshima Uranium - Joe Lauria
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Hiroshima appeals for abolition of nuclear weapons
  • OilPrice - Why The UK Postponed This Nuclear Megaproject - Leonard Hyman & William Tilles
  • Forbes - Does Hinkley Fiasco Nuke Future Chinese Investment Power Plays? - Roger Aitken
  • BelTA - IAEA mission to assess regulatory infrastructure in Belarus on 2-14 October
  • EuroBelarus - Lithuanian Foreign Minister: Belarus won't be able to sell electric power from the dangerous NPP
  • iNews London - Hinkley Point: A tale of three nations - Tom Bawden
  • Durango Herald - Navajo researcher leads search for answers about contamination - Mary Shinn
  • Newcastle Chronicle - The Hinkley saga exemplifies the failings of decades of British industrial policy
  • Sputnik News - Powerful 'Post-Fukushima' Unit of Russia's Novovoronezh NPP Begins Supplies
  • Japan Times - Japan's new environment minister pledges to build trust, contaminated waste storage facility in Fukushima - Kazuaki Nagata
  • Asahi Shimbun - Home at last, but little joy as evacuee picks up pieces of her life - Masakazu Honda
  • Australian Greens - GREENS LAUNCH VIDEO TO STOP NUCLEAR WASTE STORAGE
  • KING5 Seattle - Hanford worker: Getting sick on the job caused 'financial ruin' - Susannah Frame
  • WCLU Munfordville KY - LOW-LEVEL RADIOACTIVE WASTE THAT WAS DUMPED IN A KY LANDFILL IS BEING DISCUSSED HERE
  • Asahi Shimbun - Hiroshima marks 71st anniversary of its destruction in A-bombing - Japan Times
  • Asahi Shimbun - VOX POPULI: There is no limit to grief, anger over A-bombing of Hiroshima
  • Asahi Shimbun - EDITORIAL: If Abe is serious, he should listen in earnest to anti-nuke calls
  • JAIF - For the First Time since Fukushima Accident, No Marine Products Show Radioactive Concentrations Above the Reference Value
  • JAIF - Fuel Debris at Fukushima Daiichi-2 Mostly Found at Bottom of Reactor Pressure Vessel
  • JAIF - Japan Had 47.9 Tons of Plutonium Holdings in 2015
  • JAIF - Japanese Government Wins in Supreme Court: Tents of Anti-Nuclear Groups Next to METI Ministry Building to Be Forcibly Removed
  • Japan Times - On 71st anniversary of atomic bombing, Hiroshima mayor urges world leaders to follow Obama in visiting city
  • Japan Times - Full text of 2016 Hiroshima Peace Declaration - Japan Times
  • Jiji Press - Hiroshima Mayor Calls for Courage to Pursue Nuke-Free World
  • Mainichi Daily News - TEPCO in court fight vs. family of dementia patient missing in Fukushima nuke crisis
  • Mainichi Daily News - American A-bomb victims spotlighted in Hiroshima survivor's translated book
  • Mainichi Daily News - Hiroshima Peace Declaration on 71st anniversary of atomic bombing
  • Mainichi Daily News - Abe rules out possibility that Japan will possess nuclear weapons
  • Mainichi Daily News - Hiroshima man preaches forgiveness after losing brother in A-bombing, son in 9/11 attacks
  • Mainichi Daily News - Survivor marks Hiroshima atomic bombing anniversary in Rio
  • Mainichi Daily News - Hiroshima Mayor urges world leaders to follow Obama in visiting city
  • NHK World - Hiroshima marks 71 years since atomic bombing
  • NHK World - Abe calls for nuclear-free world in Hiroshima
  • NHK World - Abe: Japan will never consider possessing nukes
  • NHK World - Hiroshima Marks 71st Atomic Bomb Anniv.
  • TEPCO - Situation of storing and treatment of accumulated water including highly concentrated radioactive materials at Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Historian pays respects to U.S. POWs in Hiroshima
  • POGO - FBI Recognizes Whistleblowers' Role; Congress Seeks to Improve Protections
  • POGO - GAO Report Confirms DOE has Failed to Protect Whistleblowers
  • POGO - Senator Points to Retaliation Against War Hero for National Whistleblower Day -
  • POGO - Senator Points to Retaliation Against War Hero for National Whistleblower Day

    Friday, August 05, 2016

  • Savannah Morning News - Hundreds attend Brunswick meeting to bash coal ash storage - Mary Landers
  • The Hill blog - Nuclear trade group shakes up leadership - Timothy Cama
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - DOE 80% certain WIPP to open in December - Staci Matlock
  • OH&S - GAO Faults Energy Department on WIPP Restart Process
  • Sputnik News - Delays During Reopening Nuclear Waste Plant Cost US Taxpayers $64Mln
  • CounterPunch - Whistleblower Retaliation Alive and Well at Hanford - Joshua Frank
  • CounterPunch - Hiroshima: the Crime That Keeps on Paying, But Beware the Reckoning - Diana Johnstone
  • CounterPunch - The Saudi Role in the 9/11 Attacks - Lawrence Davidson
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Why the United States did not demonstrate the Bomb's power, ahead of Hiroshima - Frank von HippelFumihiko Yoshida
  • KOMO Seattle - Wildfire by Moses Lake that destroyed homes fully contained - Associated Press
  • KING5 Seattle - Hanford worker: Getting sick on the job caused 'financial ruin' - Susannah Frame
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - "Market failure" and nuclear power - Edward D. Kee
  • WLTX Columbia, SC - USC Chemists Growing Crystals Store Nuclear Waste - Joyce Koh
  • NJ Spotlight - New Jersey Unlikely to Follow New York's Subsidies of Nuclear Industry - Tom Johnson
  • South China Morning Post - Nuclear cover-up: environment ministry slaps penalties on errant crew over failures at Guangdong plant - Stephen Chen, Eric Ng, Ernest Kao
  • Eau Claire Leader-Telegram - Knight Life: Land purchase will ensure site where nuclear plant was once proposed will remain natural - Joe Knight
  • Mehr News - Iran's hands not tied on nuclear issue: Velayati
  • Yonhap News - Nuke envoys of S. Korea, U.S. vow to cooperate on N.K. missile provocations - kokobj@yna.co.kr
  • in-cumbria - NDA Nuclear chief to step down
  • Mehr News - Moscow more than willing to extend nuclear partnership with Iran
  • UPI - Russia mulls stronger ties to Iran's energy sector - Daniel J. Graeber Follow @dan_graeber
  • Business Standard India - Brazil's former nuclear head jailed for corruption
  • TASS - Russia and Iran negotiate starting construction of Bushehr NPP second stage
  • Reuters - TABLE-Japan nuclear reactor operations - Osamu Tsukimori
  • Reuters - TABLE-Belgian nuclear power reactor outages
  • Creamer Media's Engineering News - South African becomes deputy head of key international nuclear group - Keith Campbell
  • Barre Montpelier Times Argus - NRC: 'Zero tolerance' at Vermont Yankee for alcohol
  • Japan Times - Far-reaching quakes put Ehime's atomic evacuation plans in doubt - Eric Johnston
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - A mother's love, after Hiroshima - Kathleen Burkinshaw
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Susan Southard: Unveiling the aftermath of nuclear war
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - What if there's a next time? Preparedness after Chernobyl and Fukushima - An Indian response - Manpreet Sethi
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - What if there's a next time? Preparedness after Chernobyl and Fukushima - A Cameroonian response - Augustin Simo
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - What if there's a next time? Preparedness after Chernobyl and Fukushima - A European-American response - Sonja D. Schmid
  • OilPrice - Westinghouse To Build Nuclear Fuel Production Unit In Ukraine - Zainab Calcuttawala
  • Tengrinews - Shifting from Russia, Ukraine strikes US nuclear fuel deal
  • Ottawa Citizen - Review by nuclear safety board rejects allegations in anonymous letter - Don Butler
  • World Nuclear News - Russia connects Novovoronezh 6 reactor to grid
  • World Nuclear News - Coolant removed from Dounreay Fast Reactor
  • Albuquerque Journal - Hearing examiner slashes PNM rate hike request - Marie C. Baca
  • Taipei Times - Taipower president takes over as chairman - Kuo Chia-erh
  • Pakistan Observer - China defends N reactors supply to Pakistan
  • Pueblo Chieftain - Rock cracked Cotter pipeline; contaminants contained at mill site - Tracy Harmon
  • Baltic Times - Lukashenko's bid to utilise Astravyets N-plant gets cold reception in Lithuania
  • NewsOK - Lawsuit on drilling waste draws concerns from industry, regulators - Paul Monies
  • DOE - Protecting Whistleblowers at the Department of Energy - Steven Croley, General Counsel
  • GAO - Nuclear Waste: Waste Isolation Pilot Plant Recovery Demonstrates Cost and Schedule Requirements Needed for DOE Cleanup Operations GAO-16-608
  • Greenpeace International - Survivors of nuclear warfare in Japan are calling for an end to nuclear weapons - Blogpost by Tamara Stark
  • IAEA - IAEA Director General Congratulates UNIDO on its 50th Anniversary - IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano
  • Fin24 CapeTown - ANC cracks bared as ministers battle with SOEs - Liezel Hill, Paul Burkhardt and Loni Prinsloo
  • Energy Department - Notices: Requests for Information: Excess Uranium Management: Effects of DOE Transfers of Excess Uranium on Domestic Uranium Mining, Conversion, and Enrichment Industries PDF Page 51945 (1 page) [FR DOC #: 2016-18657]
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notices: Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.; Weekly Receipts, Page 51880 [FR DOC #: 2016-18661]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: License to Export High-Enriched Uranium; Correction, Page 51945 [FR DOC #: 2016-18634]
  • Japan Today - License renewed for new nuclear plant project in Yamaguchi Prefecture
  • Eureka Sentinel - Eureka County Commission News - Lisa J. Wolf
  • Sputnik News - Kiev Borrows $260Mln From US to Build Nuclear Waste Repository
  • Asahi Shimbun - Korean A-bomb survivors to demand U.S. apology - Akira Nakano
  • Japan Times - A-bomb survivors' group struggles to move forward amid dwindling numbers - Satoshi Iizuka
  • Japan Times - Cooler for Monju's cooling pump malfunctions, generating fireless smoke at experimental reactor
  • Japan Times - Far-reaching quakes put Ehime's atomic evacuation plans in doubt - Eric Johnston
  • Japan Times - Atomic bomb diaries of poet Sankichi Toge donated to Hiroshima museum
  • Japan Times - Japan's new environment minister pledges to build trust, contaminated waste storage facility in Fukushima - Kazuaki Nagata
  • Mainichi Daily News - TEPCO in court fight vs. family of dementia patient missing in Fukushima nuke crisis
  • Mainichi Daily News - American A-bomb victims spotlighted in Hiroshima survivor's translated book
  • Mainichi Daily News - Representatives from 91 nations to attend Hiroshima A-bomb ceremony
  • Mainichi Daily News - Memorial service for Korean A-bomb victims held in Hiroshima
  • Mainichi Daily News - U.S. eyes U.N. resolution on nuke test ban possibly in Sept.
  • NHK World - Ikata nuclear reactor to be restarted after delay

    Thursday, August 04, 2016

  • Environmental Defense Institute - EDI August 2016 Newsletter
  • Environmental Defense Institute - EDI Comments on the Department of Energy's Consent-Based Siting Process for Interim Storage and Permanent Disposal of Spent Nuclear Fuel and High Level Waste, by Tami Thatcher 07/31/16
  • Environmental Defense Institute - US DOE's Atomic Defense Budget for FY 2017 by Robert Alvarez
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - WIPP Town Hall to discuss new waste criteria
  • Livermore Independent - Lab COLLECTS Funding to Improve Solar Power Efficiency
  • Tri-City Herald - Fire that threatened Hanford 60 percent contained
  • Tri-City Herald - 2 Hanford workers checked for vapor exposure - Annette Cary
  • RT - Undercover govt group easily purchased 'dirty bomb' materials in Texas – report
  • Center for Public Integrity - A secret group easily bought the raw ingredients for a dirty bomb – here in America - Patrick Malone
  • AP - Leaders of South Korea, Russia to discuss North Korean nukes
  • Bloomberg - Hinkley Options Emerge With Dong Able to Speed Offshore Wind - Jessica Shankleman, Peter Levring
  • Reuters - Swiss nuclear plant outages - Vera Eckert
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-Australia's IFM makes highest bid for EDF's Polish heating assets - report - Agnieszka Barteczko, Geert De Clercq
  • All Things Nuclear - Rethinking Nuclear Deterrence: Korea and No First Use - Gregory Kulacki, China project manager and senior analyst
  • Washington Post - Nervous about nukes again? Here's what you need to know about The Button. (There is no button.) - Dan Zak
  • World Nuclear News - China and Indonesia to jointly develop HTGR
  • World Nuclear News - Areva disappointed with Kiggavik decision
  • World Nuclear News - UK academics join pro-Hinkley nuclear project debate
  • World Nuclear News - Hitachi-GE to launch nuclear energy course in Malaysia
  • Financial Times - OpEd: May is right to review Hinkley Point contract - Michael Grubb, Professor of International Energy and Climate Change Policy, Institute for Sustainable Resources, University College London
  • Power Engineering International - OpEd: Hinkley Point C and its implications for the future of the power sector - Phil Hewitt, Director, EnAppSys
  • Daily Telegraph - How to avoid nuclear fallout and become equal partners with China - Raffaello Pantucci, Director of International Security Studies, RUSI
  • E&E Daily - In wake of N.Y. subsidies plan, debate shifts back to Illinois - Jeffrey Tomich
  • South China Morning Post - Four staff punished over cover-up at Guangdong nuclear plant after guideline breach - Li Jing
  • Sputnik News - Rosatom to Construct Nuclear Research Center in Bolivia
  • TASS - Russia, Bolivia sign first contracts on nuclear research center project
  • UPI - North Korea warns of nuclear race, opposes THAAD deployment - Elizabeth Shim
  • Yonhap News - (News Focus) Conservative lawmakers, inter-Korean experts call for S. Korea's nuke armament - Kang Yoon-seung
  • The Hindu - Supply of nuclear reactors to Pakistan under NSG norms: China
  • Poughkeepsie Journal - Letter: I 'trust' it's hard to believe in nuclear energy - Donna Schaper
  • WFAE NPR Charlotte - Duke's Proposed Nuke Plant In SC Passes Federal Safety Review - David Boraks
  • Japan Times - Japan's new defense chief dodges questions on Yasukuni, reverses position on nuclear weapons - Reiji Yoshida
  • Los Angeles Times - Japanese prime minister picks defense chief who has downplayed country's wartime atrocities - Associated Press
  • Sputnik News - US Temptation to Use New Upgraded Nuclear Bombs May Be Too Strong to Resist
  • York Press - York scientist working on decommissioning of Chernobyl nuclear power plant - Kate Liptrot
  • LEX 18 Lexington - Documents Show At Least Three Companies Shipped Radioactive Material To Estill Co. Landfill
  • Oak Ridge Today - Demolition work on K-27, last of big 5 uranium-enrichment buildings, to be complete this month - John Huotari
  • Blackburn News - Environment Minister Asked To Merge Two Proposed Nuclear Waste Burial Sites - Janice MacKay
  • BelTA - Belarusian nuclear safety watchdog evaluating off-nominal situation's impact on safety
  • BelTA - Belarus president: We will get another if the dropped reactor vessel has suffered any damage
  • BelTA - Belarus, Lithuania urged to think together how to best use BelNPP produced electricity
  • Yonhap News - Nuke envoys of S. Korea, Japan discuss N.K. missile provocations - kokobj@yna.co.kr
  • CalCoast News - Santa Barbara nonprofit sues Lands Commission over Diablo Canyon - Josh Friedman
  • Los Alamos Monitor - Protest planned for Saturday - Tris DeRoma
  • Bloomberg - Exelon Losing in its Own Backyard as New York Rescues Nukes - Mark Chediak, Jim Polson
  • State Journal-Register - Illinois, New York differ on Exelon nuclear plant bailouts - Mark Chediak and Jim Polson
  • Maritime Executive - China Signs Nuclear-Powered Icebreaker Deal
  • Taipei Times - Ko deplores nuclear waste storage on Lanyu - Sean Lin
  • Moab Times-Independent - Utah Appeals Court decision OKs water leases for planned Green River nuclear power plant - Molly Marcello
  • Power Engineering International - Alstom Power wins turbine generator order for Finnish nuclear plant - Diarmaid Williams
  • Phys.org - Melting ice sheet could release frozen Cold War-era waste
  • Science Magazine - Mysterious, ice-buried Cold War military base may be unearthed by climate change - Julia Rosen
  • Fort Wayne Journal Gazette - Steady transition--I&M committed to cleaner energy, but it needs to happen gradually - Brian Bergsma
  • E&E Daily - Manhattan Project dump could sway Mo. race - Colby Bermel
  • VT Digger - Guy Page: On groundwater, Vermont Yankee takes high road - Guy Page, communications director for the Vermont Energy Partnership
  • San Luis Obispo New Times - California State Lands Commission sued over Diablo Canyon decision - Chris McGuinness
  • OilPrice - 6 Signs The Big Global Switch To Solar Has Already Begun - Juan Cole
  • WDBJ7 Roanoke - Key man in developing Atomic Bomb has ties with Lexington - Bruce Young
  • Gloucester Daily Times - Plan to deal with Seabrook's concrete problem with NRC - Angeljean Chiaramida
  • Bloomberg BNA - Aquifer Poisoning Suit Against PG&E in California Dismissed - Rachel Leven
  • NPR - A Once-Closed Russian Military Town In The Arctic Opens To The World - Mary Louise Kelly
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - Watts Bar achieves startup milestone - Dave Flessner
  • London Times - EDF knew May wanted rethink on Hinkley Point - Robert Miller
  • GAO - Nuclear Waste: Waste Isolation Pilot Plant Recovery Demonstrates Cost and Schedule Requirements Needed for DOE Cleanup Operations GAO-16-608
  • NAS - Project Update: Review of NASA's Evidence Reports on Human Health Risks
  • NRC blog - Dry Casks 101: What Do Robots Have to do With Dry Cask Storage? - Darrell Dunn, Materials Engineer
  • Bellona - Russian nuclear officials attempt to bury construction mishap at Belarusian Nuclear Power Plant - Charles Digges
  • Yonhap News - Latest U.N. sanctions having little impact on N. Korea yet: U.S. expert - Chang Jae-soon, jschang@yna.co.kr
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Eskom chair: Outa's nuke take lacks substance - Dr Baldwin Ngubane, chairperson of Eskom
  • DOE:IG - Inspection Report: OAI-L-16-13 - Technetium-99 Incident at Los Alamos National Laboratory
  • POWERmag - Georgia Commission Backs New Nuke - Kennedy Maize
  • POWERmag - Massachusetts Lawmakers Approve Energy Storage, Offshore Wind Mandates - Sonal Patel
  • POWERmag - N.Y. Approves Nuclear Subsidies and Mandates 50% Renewables by 2030 - Aaron Larson
  • POWERmag - 2016 Power and Utilities Deals Are Outpacing Previous Three Full Years - Gail Reitenbach
  • POWERmag - Hinkley Point C in Question as UK Government Rethinks EDF Agreement - Aaron Larson
  • WorkersCompensation.com - Expansions May Give Former Workers at 2 Idaho Laboratories Easier Access to EEOICPA Compensation for Illnesses
  • Japan Times - Kennedy to miss Hiroshima, Nagasaki A-bomb ceremonies
  • Japan Times - JAEA failed to act on status alert from Monju fuel pool water for six months
  • Japan Times - Representatives from 91 nations to attend Hiroshima A-bomb ceremony
  • Japan Times - U.S. ambassador hopes Obama's Hiroshima trip spurs nonnuclear quest
  • Mainichi Daily News - 40-year rule for Japan's nuclear reactors sidelined as Mihama unit passes screening
  • Mainichi Daily News - Painter seeks to convey hellish scenes of Hiroshima atomic bombing
  • Mainichi Daily News - U.S. envoy Kennedy to miss A-bomb ceremonies in Hiroshima, Nagasaki
  • Mainichi Daily News - Representatives from 91 nations to attend Hiroshima A-bomb ceremony
  • NHK World - Repeated problems at Monju reactor
  • NHK World - Soviet film of Hiroshima, Nagasaki shown to media
  • NHK World - US ambassador recalls Obama's visit to Hiroshima
  • NHK World - Nuclear regulator may do surprise inspections
  • NRC - NRC Seeks Comment on Draft Environmental Impact Statement for Reno Creek In Situ Recovery Project in Wyoming

    Wednesday, August 03, 2016

  • Unz Review - America's Longest War Gets Longer - Eric Margolis
  • DOE:EM - DOE Issues Final Request for Proposals for the West Valley Demonstration Project Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement Support Service - Lynette Chafin,
  • The Ecologist UK - US Nuclear Regulatory Commission's 'enforcement' is as fierce as the comfy chair - Linda Pentz Gunter
  • Encinitas Seaside Courier - Congressman Issa and others press DOE on nuclear waste disposal at San Onofre
  • Counter Currents - Hiroshima Day – " A Call For Sustaining Life On Earth " - Vimal Bhanot
  • KING5 Seattle - Legal action over Hanford safety heats up with judge's ruling - Susannah Frame
  • My Columbia Basin - WILDFIRE UPDATE: Firefighters battle winds
  • KVEW Kennewick - Range 12 Fire continues - Kierra Elfalan
  • OBB.org - Washington Fire Crews Fight To Keep Buffer Between Wildfire, Hanford Nuclear Reactor - Anna King
  • AP - Iran says world powers must fulfil nuclear deal commitments - Amir Vahdat
  • Bloomberg - Exelon Finds a Nuclear Ally in New York After Illinois Snub - Mark Chediak, Jim Polson
  • Bloomberg - U.K. Not Liable for EDF's Hinkley Costs If Project Is Canceled - Rachel Morison
  • Bloomberg - CNNC Says Its Plan to Merge Hualong One Reactor Designs Favored - Aibing Guo
  • Reuters - TIMELINE-Britain's Hinkley Point C nuclear project - Nina Chestney
  • Reuters - Exclusive: EDF boss knew UK planned to delay nuclear deal before board vote - letter - Geert De Clercq
  • Reuters - Australia environment regulator rejects Cameco uranium mine plan - James Regan
  • Buffalo News - Letter: New York no longer needs energy from nuclear plants - Larry V. Snider, Sierra Club Treasurer, Cheektowaga
  • Santa Barbara Independent - Diablo Nuclear Plant Faces Threats and Threatens: Part I - Harvey Sherback
  • News Corp Australia - WA uranium mine proposal knocked back - AAP
  • RT - Files linking Britain to Israel's nuclear weapons go missing from National Archives
  • Daily Caller - MIT: China Is Beating America In Nuclear Energy - Andrew Follett
  • Japan Times - Yamaguchi Prefecture renews license for new nuclear plant project
  • Japan Times - Japan's new defense chief dodges questions on Yasukuni, reverses position on nuclear weapons - Reiji Yoshida
  • News Corp Australia - Boss begins work at uranium project
  • Asahi Shimbun - Nuclear disaster evacuation plans worry many local authorities - Atsushi Shingen
  • Belarus Digest - Incident at Belarus Nuclear Power Plant Raises Safety Concerns - Galina Dzesiatava
  • MyBroadband SA - The true cost of nuclear power in South Africa - Chris Yelland
  • Sputnik News - Ukraine Resumes Payments to Russia for Reprocessing Used Nuclear Fuel
  • Border Chronicle - Nuclear consult held in Bordertown
  • PanOrient News - Japan's Nuclear Regulator Approves ``Unsafe`` Mihama 3 Safety: Greenpeace
  • Bharat Shakti - Asia's nuclear stockpile is worryingly growing
  • McKenzie County Farmer - County residents taking their concerns over radioactive waste to Bismarck - Jack Dura
  • Business Wire - NuScale Power Hosts Advisory Board Meeting In Charlotte
  • Albuquerque Business First - Sandia Labs moving forward on new 'front door' for the public - Joe Cardillo
  • Silver City Sun News - Sandia National Labs director to speak at WNMU - Danny Udero
  • Yonhap News - 41 countries submit N. Korea sanction plans: report
  • Reuters - Japan agrees second reactor life extension since Fukushima - Yuka Obayashi
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Mihama N-reactor clears NRA's safety screenings
  • The Chattanoogan - Alexander Urges EPA To Ditch Proposal To Offer New Incentives To Big Wind
  • Yonhap News - N.K. fires off 2 Rodong missiles, one explodes shortly after launch: military
  • Yonhap News - N.K. missile provocation bolsters case for THAAD deployment: foreign minister
  • Tri-City Herald - Judge orders Hanford chemical vapor protections - Annette Cary
  • Tri-City Herald - Fire near Hanford much larger than thought; wind a concern - Annette Cary
  • IPS - Lessons from Germany for Latin America's Energy Transition - Emilio Godoy
  • IPS - Small Win for NGOs as UN Members Try to Exclude Critical Voices - Aruna Dutt
  • IEER - Comments on the "Design of a Consent-Based Siting Process for Nuclear Waste and Disposal Storage Facilities" - Arjun Makhijani, Ph.D., President, IEER
  • World Nuclear News - Yeelirrie proposal puts subterranean fauna at risk, says EPA
  • World Nuclear News - UK Parliamentary hearings assess Brexit impact
  • Trend News Agency - Iran urges Rosatom to accelerate power plant projects
  • Bellona - Public hearing on Sayda Bay nuclear waste storage draws few as eco-groups call it safe - Charles Digges
  • Xinhua News - China "strongly dissatisfied" with Japan's defense white paper: Foreign Ministry
  • Xinhua News - Rouhani says U.S. failed to fulfill nuke obligations "accurately"
  • Army Department - Notices: Records of Decision: Activities and Operations at Yuma Proving Ground, AZ PDF Page 51192 (1 page) [FR DOC #: 2016-18364]
  • Energy Department - Proposed Rules: Convention on Supplementary Compensation for Nuclear Damage Contingent Cost Allocation, Pages 51140 - 51142 [FR DOC #: 2016-18368]
  • Energy Department - Notices: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals, Page 51193 [FR DOC #: 2016-18419]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Qualifications Investigation, Professional, Technical and Administrative Positions PDF Pages 51215 - 51216 (2 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-18304]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Exemptions: Virginia Electric Power Co., Surry Power Station, Unit Nos. 1 and 2; Use of AREVA's M5 Alloy Fuel Rod Cladding Material PDF Pages 51218 - 51220 (3 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-18375]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Guidance: Steam Generator Materials and Design PDF Pages 51217 - 51218 (2 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-18390]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings: Advisory Committee on the Medical Uses of Isotopes PDF Pages 51216 - 51217 (2 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-18372]

    Tuesday, August 02, 2016

  • Newslaundry - When Arundhati Roy met Ed Snowden and Julian Assange - Posted by Arundhati Roy
  • Lexology - NJ Supreme Court Opens Door to More Take-Home Exposure Claims against Landowners - Wilson Elser
  • Miami Herald - Do new rules make Florida water safer or more toxic? It's debatable - Mary Ellen Klas
  • Pennsylvania Record - Court decision in 'take-home toxic-tort' case more subtle than widely reported, attorney says - Karen Kidd
  • Daily Energy Insider - DOE's SunShot Initiative contributes $1.75 million to LLNL solar efficiency project - Alyssa Michaud
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - WIPP Begins Preliminary Work On New Permanent Ventilation System
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - LANL Estimate Of $2.9 Billion For 'Remaining' Cleanup Leaves Nuclear and Toxic Wastes Behind - Jay Coghlan
  • Corvallis Gazette Times - Greenberry builds equipment for Hanford nuclear waste treatment - Kyle Odegard
  • KOMO Seattle - Wildfire burns toward Hanford Nuclear Reservation - Sarah Worthington
  • Tri-City Herald - UPDATE: Rattlesnake Mountain burned to protect Hanford, Benton City - Annette Cary
  • KUOW Seattle - Daughters Of Hanford Wins History Award - Phyllis Fletcher
  • Albany Daily Star - After 30 Years, Plutonium 238 has been producing for NASA's deep space explorations - Little Rock Dailynology News
  • AP - Wildfires burn in 7 Western states, prompt evacuations
  • Bloomberg - China Sees U.K. Nuke Plant as Test of Post-Brexit Ties Under May - Ting Shi, Aibing Guo
  • Bloomberg - Pentagon Poised to Approve Work on New Nuclear-Armed Missile - Anthony Capaccio
  • Bloomberg - China Atomic Reactors Equal Russia as World's 4th Largest: Chart - Stephen Stapczynski
  • Bloomberg - Exelon, Entergy Nuclear Reactors Win Subsidies From New York - Jim Polson
  • Reuters - French court to decide on EDF's Hinkley Point decision Friday - Benjamin Mallet
  • Reuters - Britain's lights could go out if Hinkley Point ditched - Labour contender - Guy Faulconbridge
  • Reuters - Hungarian foreign minister says Russia poses no threat to NATO members - Krisztina Than
  • Reuters - Swiss nuclear plant outages - Vera Eckert
  • Reuters - U.S. crude breaks below $40, oil ends down more than 3 percent - Barani Krishnan
  • Reuters - N.Y. regulators approve clean energy standard with nuclear subsidies - Scott DiSavino
  • Reuters - Britain says considering Hinkley Point carefully, needs nuclear as part of energy mix - Guy Faulconbridge
  • Reuters - China says willing to explore free trade deal with Britain - Ben Blanchard
  • Vox Media - Nuclear power and renewables can get along fine. New York just showed how. - Brad Plumer
  • New York Times - New York State Aiding Nuclear Plants With Millions in Subsidies - Patrick McGeehan
  • CNY central - State approves Clean Energy Standard, bringing more hope for Oswego Co. Nuclear plants - Tyler Head
  • Forbes - Upstate New York Considers Nuclear A Clean Energy - James Conca
  • Rochester Democrat and Chronicle - NY OKs energy plan with nuclear bailout - Jon Campbell
  • MIT Technology Review - Fail-Safe Nuclear Power - Richard Martin
  • UPI - Tokyo: North Korea can miniaturize nuclear weapons - Elizabeth Shim
  • Omaha World-Herald - Omaha VA hospital is officially out of the nuke business; secret reactor had run in the basement for 42 years - Steve Liewer
  • FOX News - Russia may replace Belarus' nuclear reactor after accident
  • National Post - Nuke the oilsands: Alberta's narrowly cancelled plan to drill for oil with atomic weapons - Tristin Hopper
  • Phoenix New Times - Last Day to Comment on Uranium Mine Expansion in Proposed Bears Ears Monument - Miriam Wasser
  • Time Warner Cable News - Assemblywoman: Nuclear Isn't Truly Clean, Safe or Renewable Energy - Taipei Times
  • Taipei Times - Nuclear waste promise is empty: Lanyu Aborigines - Chen Wei-han
  • TASS - Russia, India discuss production of components for nuclear fuel reactors
  • TASS - No comment from Kremlin on US preparations for making upgraded nuclear bomb
  • All Things Nuclear - You Might be Operating an Unsafe Reactor If… - Dave Lochbaum, director, Nuclear Safety Project
  • Nuclear Street - Georgia Power Can Spend $99 Million To Develop New Nuclear Plant
  • NY Newsday - Clean energy plan includes ratepayer subsidy of nuke plants - Michael Gormley
  • Radio New Zealand - French Polynesia nuclear compo pledge met with cynicism
  • Reuters - TABLE-Belgian nuclear power reactor outages
  • Tehran Times - Tehran rejects non-nuclear negotiations with Washington
  • BelTA - Mikhadyuk: Belarus will secure absolute safety at its nuclear power plant
  • Sputnik News - Responsible for Incident at Belarusian NPP Suspended From Work
  • Gloucestershire Gazette - Nuclear waste storage plans get the go-ahead but community funds plea falls on deaf ears
  • NJ.com - N.J. reactor back in service after damaged bolts in reactor core replaced - Bill Gallo Jr.
  • Aiken Standard - Letter: SRS column displayed a fundamental misunderstanding - Don Moniak, Eureka
  • New York Times - British Decision on Nuclear Plant Angers China and France - Steven Erlanger
  • Port Augusta Transcontinental - South Australian government nuclear waste consultation - Matt Carcich
  • Murray Valley Standard - Nuclear Consultation and Response Agency will come to Murraylands for community engagement on nuclear waste - Emmalie Balnaves-Gale
  • Midwest Energy News - Exelon appears to be main benefactor of New York nuclear subsidies - Andy Balaskovitz
  • Reuters - Poland revives nuclear power plant plan, ready in 10 years - Agnieszka Barteczko
  • Port Pirie Recorder - Former mines chief proposes nuclear waste dump - Greg Mayfield
  • China Daily - Govt urges UK decision on nuclear plant - Chris Peterson, Lyu Chang
  • Cape Cod Times - New panel to keep tabs on Pilgrim shutdown - Christine Legere
  • Rochester Democrat and Chronicle - RG&E work adds to road slow-downs - Steve Orr
  • EcoWatch - The NY Times Got It Wrong: Renewable Energy Is Key to Fighting Climate Change - Noah Long and Kevin Steinberger, NRDC
  • The Hindu - CPI(M) supports stir on special status
  • PR Newswire - Entergy Reports Second Quarter Earnings - VietNamNet Bridge
  • VietNamNet Bridge - Daewoo E&C decides site to implement $2.7 billion thermal power
  • Tri-City Herald - Fire near Hanford much larger than thought, weather a concern Tuesday - Annette Cary
  • Public Citizen - Aging New York Nuclear Plants Do Not Deserve Ratepayer-Funded Handouts - Statement of Tyson Slocum, Director of Public Citizen's Energy Program
  • Public Citizen - Lack of Trust – and a Proposed Dump in Texas – Threaten the U.S. Department of Energy's Attempt to Restart the Federal High-Level Radioactive Waste Management Program
  • NAS - Project Update: Review of Governance Reform in the National Nuclear Security Administration
  • World Nuclear News - New York approves Clean Energy Standard
  • World Nuclear News - British reactor takes record for longest continuous operation
  • World Nuclear News - Belarus plant work suspended after installation mishap
  • NHK World - Anti-terror facility at nuclear plant confirmed - Japan Times
  • Japan Times - Tepco's hazmat suit guideline decreases burden on workers during summer heat
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Government plans evacuation manuals for foreigners
  • Mainichi Daily News - Hibakusha: A-bomb sufferers' group official regrets praising Obama speech
  • Press TV - P5+1 not fully abiding by JCPOA: Rouhani
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Nuclear power gets another smack – massive project delayed at the final hurdle - Alec Hogg
  • FirstPost - Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant can withstand Fukushima-like accident, claims Russian official
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Northern NM PDF Pages 50694 - 50695 (2 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-18187]
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Paducah, KY PDF Pages 50693 - 50694 (2 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-18186]
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: President's Council of Advisors on Science and Technology; Teleconference PDF Page 50694 (1 page) [FR DOC #: 2016-18185]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Facility Operating and Combined Licenses: Applications and Amendments Involving Proposed No Significant Hazards Considerations, etc. PDF Pages 50729 - 50742 (14 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-18290]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Facility Operating and Combined Licenses: Applications and Amendments Involving Proposed No Significant Hazards Considerations, etc. PDF Pages 50742 - 50750 (9 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-17477]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings; Sunshine Act, Page 50728 [FR DOC #: 2016-18312]

    Monday, August 01, 2016

  • Los Alamos Daily Post - WIPP Mine Rescue Team Wins Field Competition National Championship - Submitted by Carol A. Clark
  • Los Alamos Monitor - LANS responds to Irving lawsuit - Tris DeRoma
  • AP - Khamenei: Average Iranian not benefiting from nuclear deal
  • Bloomberg - Nuclear-Free Zone: Britain Weighs Energy Options Without Hinkley - Rachel Morison, Jessica Shankleman
  • Reuters - Factbox: Planned Chinese investment in nuclear power in Britain - Kylie MacLellan
  • Reuters - China calls for British nuclear project to proceed - Ben Blanchard
  • Reuters - China hopes British nuclear project can be smoothly implemented - Ben Blanchard
  • Reuters - Amid Britain nuclear debacle, China's Xinhua decries "suspicion"
  • Reuters - UK resists Chinese pressure over nuclear deal but still wants close ties - William James and Ben Blanchard
  • Reuters - Iran's Khamenei renews criticism of nuclear deal - Babak Dehghanpisheh
  • Reuters - UK and China regulators discuss framework for financial projects - Michelle Price
  • Daily Telegraph - China urges go-ahead for Hinkley Point nuclear power plant, as state media warn UK's 'suspicious approach' may deter future investment - Emily Gosden, Neil Connor
  • Xinhua News - Commentary: China-UK "Golden Era" not afford to be delayed - Tian Dongdong
  • ABC News - China's Nuclear Power Ambitions Sailing Into Troubled Waters - Joe Mcdonald
  • UAE National - China's floating nuclear reactors plan spur attack concerns
  • Wall Street Journal - Japan Nuclear-Power Jitters Weigh on Global Uranium Market - Rhiannon Hoyle and Mayumi Negishi
  • The Hindu - Kudankulam plant is safest in the world, says Russian official - Dinakar Peri
  • Albany Business Review - Manufacturers oppose proposed $7 billion nuclear power subsidy - Marie J. French
  • Moneyweb Johannesburg - The cost of electricity from a new nuclear build in SA - Chris Yelland
  • Rochester Democrat and Chronicle - Pricey NY nuclear plan to get vote - Jon Campbell
  • BelTA - Alexander Lokshin: No technical obstacles to using the reactor vessel for BelNPP's first reactor
  • Sputnik News - Rosatom Dismisses Rumors of Accident at Belarus' Nuclear Power Plant
  • Focus Taiwan - President demands report on nuclear waste storage on Orchid Island - Tai Ya-chen and Lu Hsin-hui and Evelyn Kao
  • Times of India - China contradicts NPT consensus by supplying nuclear reactors to Pakistan: Report
  • The Hindu - Letters: Nuclear energy hub
  • Radio New Zealand - Pacific nuclear vets welcome admission testing was detrimental
  • Asia Pacific Report - Former PM Juppé's nuclear 'impact' admission leaves Tahitian activists bemused - Amélie David
  • Independent Australia - Big bucks, radioactive waste and a biased SA Royal Commission - Dave Sweeney
  • Calcutta Telegraph - Insurance offer breaks nuclear jam - Jayanta Roy Chowdhury
  • Spokesman-Review - WSU nuclear reactor program draws students, researchers – and tourists - Pia Hallenberg
  • Aiken Standard - Nuclear Regulatory Committee cites violations at MOX project - Thomas Gardiner
  • London Times - Japan's nuclear power stations may be good only for Pokémon Go - Richard Lloyd Parry
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Humphrey Hawksley -- UK's nuclear plant imbroglio fuels post-Brexit debate
  • Deseret News - Editorial: In our opinion: New nuclear power technology holds promise in Intermountain West
  • Kuwait News Agency - Arab nuclear meeting kicks off
  • Sputnik News - Cairo, Moscow Agree on Egypt's First Nuclear Power Plant Construction Terms
  • Platts - UK power: Nuclear unit outage drives UK prompt to five-month high
  • African Review - Nigeria to generate electricity from uranium
  • Financial Times - Britain can find opportunities beyond Hinkley - Nick Butler
  • Albany Times Union - Letter: Plants' benefits outweigh costs - Ted Skerpon, President, IBEW Local 97, Syracuse
  • Tri-City Herald - Fires burn across Eastern Washington, some Prosser-area residents evacuated - Annette Cary
  • World Nuclear News - UK announces ministerial appointments to new department
  • World Nuclear News - EDF extends depreciation period of 900 MWe units
  • The Guardian - Hinkley Point: China warns UK not to drive away investors - Simon Goodley, Rowena Mason
  • Trend News Agency - Khamenei: Impossible to negotiate with US, they give nothing in return - Fatih Karimov
  • Press TV - JCPOA proved necessity of distrust in US promises: Leader
  • Press TV - 240 oil supertankers dock at Iran's Kharg port following JCPOA
  • Xinhua News - Britain continues to seek closer ties with China despite nuclear deal delay: PM spokeswoman
  • Tehran Times - JCPOA has been a success so far: Fitzpatrick
  • Fin24 CapeTown - ANALYSIS: The cost of nuclear electricity in SA
  • Press TV - US must accept responsibility for violating JCPOA: Iran MP
  • ANWAG - Letter to DoL Secretary Thomas Perez, re: ANWAG calls for Resignation of Director of Sick Worker Compensation Program
  • POWERmag - Exelon, America's Leading Nuclear Generator, Keeps the Faith on Nukes - Kennedy Maize
  • NRC - NRC Sends Augmented Inspection Team to Westinghouse Nuclear Fuel Plant
  • NRC - NRC Terminates License for Omaha VA's Decommissioned Research Reactor
  • NRC blog - When Plans Change – Discontinuing Some Rulemaking - Leslie Terry, Team Leader, Office of Administration
  • Japan Times - Erroneous alert of massive Tokyo quake causes brief panic - Daisuke Kikuchi and Magdalena Osumi
  • Japan Times - False quake alarm: How Japan reacted to the 'Big One' that never was
  • Mainichi Daily News - Surging asbestos use in Asia creating slowly ticking health time bomb
  • IAEA - Putting the 'E' in Nucl-e-ar: IAEA Develops Online Learning Tools for Member States - Nicole Jawerth, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices::: Exemptions: Pennsylvania State University Breazeale Nuclear Reactor, Pages 50566 - 50568 [FR DOC #: 2016-18144]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices::: License Terminations: Department of Veterans Affairs Alan J. Blotcky Reactor Facility, Pages 50569 - 50570 [FR DOC #: 2016-18142]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices::: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on NUSCALE, Pages 50570 - 50571 [FR DOC #: 2016-18148]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices::: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on AP1000, Page 50568 [FR DOC #: 2016-18145]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices::: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on Plant Operations and Fire Protection, Pages 50568 - 50569 [FR DOC #: 2016-18147]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices::: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on Reliability and PRA, Page 50569 [FR DOC #: 2016-18149]

    Sunday, July 31, 2016

  • VICE News - The Forgotten Victims of the First Atomic Bomb Blast - Samuel Gilbert
  • Bloomberg - May Sought Scrutiny of Chinese Over Hinkley, Telegraph Reports - Craig Stirling
  • Reuters - UK's May worried by China investment, intervened to delay Hinkley - Kate Holton and William James
  • Reuters - UK and China regulators discuss framework for financial projects - Michelle Price
  • AP - China's nuclear power ambitions sailing into troubled waters - Joe McDonald
  • The Guardian - Britain's energy dilemma: if not nuclear power, then what? - Robin McKie Observer science editor
  • Daily Mail - She's snubbed France, upset China and trashed Cameron's legacy: SIMON WALTERS on why Theresa May went nuclear - Simon Walters
  • Rapid City Journal - Edgemont-area fire burned over radioactive waste dump - Seth Tupper
  • VICE News - The Air Force plans to spend billions upgrading America's aging nuclear arsenal - Keegan Hamilton
  • Irish Times - Eamon Ryan says nuclear plants are expensive - Tim O'Brien
  • Columbus Ledger-Enquirer, GA - Nuke plant debate should be of major interest here - Dusty Nix
  • Reuters - German Grohnde nuclear reactor halted for fault to be examined - Vera Eckert
  • Korea Times - Crossing the red line - Tong Kim
  • Digital Trends - Chernobyl nuclear exclusion zone could become the world's largest solar farm - Bruce Brown
  • Asahi Shimbun - Extra safety precautions balloon costs to restart reactors
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Public fund may help decomission Fukushima
  • London Times - Hinkley: costs spiral as the lights flicker - Jonathan Leake and John Collingridge
  • Aiken Standard - Savannah River Remediation plans to work itself out of business -
  • Aiken Standard - Savannah River Remediation plans to work itself out of business
  • East Anglian Daily Times - Could Hinkley Point delay 'further the cause' of new nuclear power station at Bradwell-on-Sea? - Will Lodge
  • Newport News Daily Press - Editorial: Extending our nuclear reach
  • Roanoke Times - Letter: Berry: Delaying solar will cost us
  • MyBroadband South Africa - The true cost of electricity in South Africa - Chris Yelland
  • World Nuclear News - Hinkley gets one answer but more questions
  • World Nuclear News - Reactions to Hinkley Point C developments
  • World Nuclear News - Enel closes first phase of Slovakian sale
  • World Nuclear News - Detectors confirm most fuel remains in unit 2 vessel
  • The Guardian - Editorial: The Observer view on Hinkley Point
  • The Guardian - Britain's energy dilemma: if not nuclear power, then what? - Robin McKie
  • Press TV - 3 states behind leaking data on Iran nuclear program: Official
  • Economiste Maghrebin - Fukushima ''hors de contrôle'': l'océan Pacifique touché de plein fouet - Mounir Kekli
  • San Jose Mercury News - Williams: Closing Diablo Canyon is bad for the climate - Stephen Williams
  • Asahi Shimbun - Extra safety precautions balloon costs to restart reactors
  • Asahi Shimbun - ASAHI SYMPOSIUM: Obama vision of nuke-free world faces paradox, dilemma - Roy K. Akagawa
  • Asahi Shimbun - China's nuclear power ambitions sailing into troubled waters
  • Asahi Shimbun - Movie shows 3/11 disaster played out in the prime minister's office - Misuzu Sato
  • Mainichi Daily News - Over 70% of A-bomb survivor groups expect to stop activities in next decade: survey

    Saturday, July 30, 2016

  • E&E Daily - Nuclear: Greenwire's Northey discusses industry response to market pressures, plant closures - The Cutting Edge: Monica Trauzzi, Hannah Northey
  • Pakistan Daily Times - Fortune's fool - Dr Saulat Nagi
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - WIPP's schedule to reopen is "tight" - Maddy Hayden
  • AP - US Army secretary says US-South Korea war games to proceed - Eileen Ng
  • AP - Air Force seeks new land-based and air-launched nukes - Robert Burns
  • AP - UK nuclear power project faces new delays, hurdles - Sylvie Corbet
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-China General Nuclear says respects Britain's decision to review Hinkley project - Pete Sweeney
  • Reuters - New York could show the way to rescue U.S. nuclear plants - Timothy Gardner
  • Reuters - UK's May made decision to delay Hinkley nuclear project: source -
  • Reuters - UK's May made decision to delay Hinkley nuclear project: source
  • Albany Times Union - Letter: Clean energy plan needs nuclear provisions - Sean C. Bruno, Superintendent,Mexico Academy and Central School District
  • Daily Caller - New York's Grid Operators: Cuomo's Green Energy Plan Can't Work - Andrew Follett
  • Daily Telegraph - How Hinkley celebrations were put on ice after nuclear deal delay - Steven Swinford and Emily Gosden,
  • Business Standard - Pulling the plug--Theresa May may have saved EDF from itself - Olaf Storbeck
  • The Guardian - Government seeks to reassure investors as Hinkley Point C delayed - Anushka Asthana and Graham Ruddick
  • Deutsche Welle - UK government casts doubt on Hinkley Point France-China nuclear power station
  • China Post - France's EDF backs nuclear plan but UK delays - Martine Pauwels, AFP
  • Financial Times - UK nuclear agency 'manipulated' £7bn clean-up contract
  • The Hindu - The coast isn't clear for India's nuclear power quest - K. Venkateshwarlu
  • Times of India - SIA for Kovvada nuke project to be completed by next week
  • Bay Area Indymedia - Nuclear Shutdown News July 2016 - Michael Steinberg
  • Augusta Chronicle - Nuclear agency reports 'apparent' violations at MOX plant
  • KREM Spokane - Nuclear worker: 'Retaliation is very real at Hanford' - Susannah Frame
  • ITV News - Final day of Moorside nuclear power station consultation
  • News & Star - Moorside pledge amid Hinkley nuclear plant uncertainty
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Taiwan nuclear power shutdown 'looks unsustainable' - Ralph Jennings
  • Fall River Herald News - Letter: Time to shut down Pilgrim nuclear power plant - James Garb, MD, Yarmouth Port, The writer is an ocupational and environmental medicine consultant
  • Acadiana Advocate, Lafayette, LA - U.S. Attorney: Sulphur man inspecting Lake Charles nuclear facility lied about certification - Lanie Lee Cook
  • Press TV - IAEA denies leaking confidential info on Iran nuclear program
  • Daily Trust Nigeria - Uranium contamination: 'Radiation has been killing Adamawa villagers for years' - Kabiru R. Anwar
  • Portsmouth Herald News - Letter: Seabrook nuke plant monitoring lapses appalling and reckless - Mindi Messmer, Rye
  • Limerick-Royersford-Spring Patch - Montco To Issue KI Pills To Residents Within 10 Miles of Limerick Nuclear Station -
  • Limerick-Royersford-Spring Patch - Montco To Issue KI Pills To Residents Within 10 Miles of Limerick Nuclear Station
  • TIME Money Magazine - How New York Could Save the Nuclear Power Industry in the U.S. - Timothy Gardner
  • London Times - Wrong company won nuclear clean-up bid - Marcus Leroux
  • NBC Bay Area - Feds Propose Fine Against Hunters Point Contractor - Liz Wagner
  • Tri-City Herald - 3 workers not exposed to internal radiation at DOE site
  • The Hindu - Prototype Fast Breeder Reactor likely to be delayed - T.K. Rohit
  • Bayshore Broadcasting - Bruce Power Outage Wraps Up
  • HNN Huntingtonnews - World in Danger: The Fukushima California Connection - Arnie Gundersen
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Crowdsourcing the environment of Fukushima and beyond - Alex Hearn
  • Albany Times Union - Invest in clean energy, not nukes - Mark Z. Jacobson, professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering and director of the Atmosphere/Energy Program at Stanford University
  • Sputnik News - British Nuclear Power Plans Thrown Into Chaos After Surprise Gov't Delay
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Tailor radioactive waste disposal to conditions of each prefecture
  • South Carolina Radio Network - University of South Carolina awarded grant to research new nuclear waste storage containers - July 29, 2016 By Bill Dubensky
  • Archy de - Trailer with nuclear waste tipped over – no radio-activity measured
  • POGO - DOE IG: Delays Could Disrupt Enriched Uranium Operations - Lydia Dennett
  • NHK World - Summer festival in town near Fukushima plant
  • NHK World - Hiroshima Gov. backs US nuclear policy change
  • Japan Times - Hiroshima, Nagasaki press U.S. to step up nuclear disarmament push
  • Mainichi Daily News - japan
  • Mainichi Daily News - Over 70% of A-bomb survivor groups expect to stop activities in next decade: survey
  • Mainichi Daily News - Degrading A-bomb relics a concern for Hiroshima peace museum
  • Mainichi Daily News - TEPCO to seek gov't assistance in decommissioning Fukushima nuke plant
  • Jiji Press - Ikata N-Reactor Likely to Get Restarted on Aug. 11

    Friday, July 29, 2016

  • EurekAlert - Lawrence Livermore collects funds for solar power improvement - DOE/Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Feds estimates LANL cleanup at $1 billion less than state - Rebecca Moss
  • Albuquerque Journal - Latest LANL clean up estimate is $2.9 billion - Mark Oswald
  • KING5 Seattle - Nuclear worker: 'Retaliation is very real at Hanford' - Susannah Frame
  • KVEW-ABC Kennewick - Monks lead peace walk to Hanford - Kierra Elfalan
  • AP - UK nuclear power project faces new delays, hurdles - Sylvie Corbet
  • AP - Energy company EDF approves divisive UK nuclear power plant - Sylvie Corbet
  • Bloomberg - New York to Decide on $500 Million-a-Year Nuclear Power Lifeline - Jim Polson
  • Bloomberg - French Are Left Reeling As May Mulls Her Nuclear-Power Dilemma - Robert Hutton
  • Reuters - Britain casts doubt on EDF's $24 billion nuclear project - Nina Chestney and William Schomberg
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-EDF extends nuclear fleet depreciation period, shares up 8 pct - Geert De Clercq
  • Bloomberg - EDF Pushes for U.K. Nuclear Project Energy Experts Call 'Crazy' - Jessica Shankleman, Rachel Morison
  • Bloomberg - EDF Profit Beats Estimates as U.K. Reviews Nuclear-Power Project - Francois De Beaupuy
  • Bloomberg - QuickTake Q&A: The Nuclear Plant That Has U.K., France on Edge - Laurence Arnold, Will Kennedy
  • Bloomberg - U.K. Holds Up $24 Billion Nuclear Plan After EDF Approval - Francois De Beaupuy, Geraldine Amiel, Jessica Shankleman
  • Bloomberg - The Glut Strikes Back as Oil Returns to Brink of Bear Market - Grant Smith
  • Bloomberg - May Silence on Hinkley Point Said to Feed Nerves on Nuclear Plan - Mark Deen, Geraldine Amiel
  • Breitbart News - PM Theresa May Just Saved Britain From Nuclear Disaster - James Delingpole
  • Bloomberg - EDF Approves $24 Billion U.K. Nuclear Power Plant Project -
  • Bloomberg - EDF Approves $24 Billion U.K. Nuclear Power Plant Project
  • Daily Telegraph - Theresa May delays Hinkley nuclear decision amid concerns over Chinese involvement - Emily Gosden, Steven Swinford
  • The Guardian - Hinkley's nuclear plant fails all tests - bar the politics - Damian Carrington
  • Wall Street Journal - U.K. Government Delays Decision on Hinkley Point Nuclear Project - Inti Landauro and Selina Williams
  • New York Times - French Utility to Build Britain's First Nuclear Plant in Years - Stanley Reed
  • Syracuse Post Standard - 5 reasonable criticisms of NY's $7 billion plan to rescue nuclear plants - Tim Knauss
  • Atlanta Business Chronicle - Georgia Power gets green light on new nuclear plant - Dave Williams
  • WHEC News10NBC Rochester - Wind, nuclear advance as NY moves ahead with energy plan
  • Platts - Georgia Power can spend up to $99 mil on new nuclear plant preparations: PSC - William Freebairn
  • POWERnews - Georgia Commission Backs New Nuke - Kennedy Maize
  • Climate Progress - Nuclear Power Advocates Claim Cheap Renewable Energy Is A Bad Thing - Joe Romm
  • BBC News - Hinkley nuclear review 'must not derail' Wylfa Newydd
  • Herald Scotland - Agenda: Nuclear must be part of the energy mix - Tom Greatrex
  • Augusta Chronicle - Area colleges seeing enrollment growth in nuclear industry fields - Damon Cline
  • Sky News - Nuclear waste dump site proposed for SA
  • Financial Times - CompaniesNuclear power group Areva narrows 1H loss
  • The Guardian - Martin Rowson on Hinkley Point nuclear power station – cartoon - Martin Rowson
  • Bloomberg - QuickTake: Nuclear Energy Debate - Will Kennedy
  • News Minute Bengaluru - Social impact assessment to be done for proposed nuclear power plant in Andhra
  • Reuters - TABLE-Japan nuclear reactor operations - Osamu Tsukimori
  • Radio New Zealand - Former French PM Juppé acknowledges nuclear wrongdoing
  • Western Mail - Anglesey's new nuclear power station 'will not be affected' by Hinckley Point C uncertainty - David James
  • Reuters - TABLE-S.Korea to restart Hanul No.3 nuclear reactor - watchdog - Jane Chung
  • High Country News - Latest: Obama administration to continue Navajo Nation uranium cleanup - Paige Blankenbuehler
  • Belfast Telegraph - SDLP's Ritchie hits out at plans for £18bn Hinkley Point nuclear plant - Rebecca Black
  • Sputnik News - Construction of Akkuyu Nuclear Plant to Speed Up Thanks to Faster Licensing
  • World Nuclear News - Hinkley gets one answer but more questions
  • World Nuclear News - Reactions to Hinkley Point C developments
  • World Nuclear News - Enel closes first phase of Slovakian sale
  • World Nuclear News - Detectors confirm most fuel remains in unit 2 vessel
  • World Nuclear News - Decommissioning milestone at German reactor
  • World Nuclear News - Japanese institute sees 19 reactor restarts by March 2018
  • World Nuclear News - Westinghouse reactors for Kovvada
  • World Nuclear News - Wales must maintain nuclear industry, says parliamentary committee
  • Doylestown Intelligencer, PA - Montgomery County offering free KI tablets for those near the Limerick nuclear power plant - Margaret Gibbons
  • Manitoulin Expositor - Study by OPG on nuclear waste vault near Lake Huron not specific enough, says Nuclear Waste Watch - Tom Sasvari
  • North Essex Gazette - New nuclear plant project thrown into confusion after decision delayed
  • CNBC - Energy company EDF approves divisive UK nuclear power plant
  • RFI - EDF backs nuclear plan but UK delays
  • ESI Africa - Nuclear energy and blinding ideologies - Anthonie Cilliers
  • Western Mail - The head of the UK's nuclear power industry on why it is a vital part of Wales' future
  • National Geographic - Fukushima in New York? This Nuclear Plant Has Regulators Nervous - Andrew Lapin
  • Focus Taiwan - Taipower chairman resigns due to reported differences over nuclear power - Huang Li-yun and Lilian Wu
  • Asahi Shimbun - New study on Fukushima reactor shows most fuel was contained
  • Japan Times - Tepco's profit plummets amid power saving, defections to new competitors
  • Taipei Times - Legislature cuts budget for nuclear power plant - Alison Hsiao
  • GlobalPost - Damaged British nuclear sub leaves Gibraltar - Agence France-Presse
  • Amarillo Globe News - Lightning predictor to cut danger at Pantex - Aaron Davis
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - No internal radiation exposure for workers - Luke Ramseth
  • Baltic Times - Lithuania hands note to Belarus over Astravyets N-plant, turns to Brussels for help
  • Vermont Business Magazine - Guy Page: Vermont Yankee takes the high road by shipping groundwater - Guy Page
  • Cleveland Plain Dealer - FirstEnergy reported an accounting loss of $1.1 billion in the second quarter -
  • Cleveland Plain Dealer - FirstEnergy reported an accounting loss of
  • Cleveland Plain Dealer - FirstEnergy reported an accounting loss of $1.1 billion in the second quarter.1 billion in the second quarter
  • IAEA - Harnessing Atoms to Save Hearts and Fight Cancer: Nuclear Medicine in Latin America and the Caribbean - Nicole Jawerth, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • The Guardian - The Conservatives have realised too late that Hinkley Point is a rip-off - Barry Gardiner
  • The Guardian - EDF boss confident Hinkley Point C nuclear plant will be built - Graham Ruddick, Anushka Asthana and Kim Willsher
  • The Guardian - Why have ministers delayed final approval for Hinkley Point C? - Graham Ruddick
  • The Guardian - Hinkley Point is bad business. Theresa May should put it out of its misery - Simon Jenkins
  • The Guardian - Hinkley Point C in doubt after British government delays approval - Graham Ruddick and Jamie Grierson
  • Trend News Agency - World Bank: Iran gains access to $30B in frozen assets - Khalid Kazimov
  • Trend News Agency - Minor earthquake jolts southern Iran - Khalid Kazimov
  • Trend News Agency - Russia, Iran sign contract for construction of Hormozgan plant's four power units
  • BBC News - Hinkley Point nuclear plant delay 'bonkers' says union
  • BBC News - Hinkley Point: Surprise delay for nuclear plant deal
  • BBC News - Newspaper headlines: Nuclear power station, airport alcohol and Gobi the dog - Nigel Pankhurst
  • BBC News - Hinkley Point: Why do we need a new nuclear power plant?
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notices: Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, Pages 49981 - 49982 [FR DOC #: 2016-18021]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Rules: Rulemaking Activities Being Discontinued by the NRC, Pages 49863 - 49868 [FR DOC #: 2016-17766]
  • Counterpunch - The Iraq War: a Story of Deceit - Vijay Prashad
  • FAIR.org - CounterSpin: Harvey Wasserman on Nuclear vs. Renewables
  • Energy Communities Alliance - 2016 NATIONAL CLEANUP WORKSHOP
  • NRC - NRC Proposes $7,000 Fine Against New Jersey Company for Violations at San Francisco Shipyard
  • IB Times - South Australia starts consultation on plan to build nuclear waste dump in state - Vittorio Hernandez
  • Asahi Shimbun - New study on Fukushima reactor shows most fuel was contained
  • Japan Times - Miyagi beach opens for first time since 3/11
  • Japan Times - Hiroshima museum gets hibakusha's rare copy of A-bomb tanka book written behind censors' backs
  • Mainichi Daily News - TEPCO to seek gov't assistance in decommissioning Fukushima nuke plant
  • Mainichi Daily News - Bulk of melted fuel at bottom of Fukushima No. 2 reactor vessel
  • Mainichi Daily News - NRA sees no need to review maximum quake estimate at Oi nuke plant
  • NHK World - Hiroshima Gov. backs US nuclear policy change
  • TEPCO - FY 2016 First Quarter Financial Results
  • TEPCO - Situation of storing and treatment of accumulated water including highly concentrated radioactive materials at Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station
  • TEPCO - Financial Assistance from the Nuclear Damage Compensation and Decommissioning Facilitation Corporation
  • JAIF - IEEJ's 2017 Economic and Energy Outlook Says That Restarting Nuclear Reactors Will Boost Japan's Economy
  • JAIF - Sociologist Says It's "Time to Update Recognition" of Realities at Fukushima
  • JAIF - New Knowledge about Radiation's Health Effects Promises Clarification about Its Role in Carcinogenesis
  • JAIF - Shimizu Corporation Concludes Agreement with UK Cavendish Nuclear Ltd, Eyes Participation in Domestic Decommissionings

    Thursday, July 28, 2016

  • CounterPunch - Night of the Hollow Men: Notes From the Democratic Convention - Jeffrey St. Clair
  • BlackburnNews - Concerned Citizen Calls OPG Nuclear Waste Studies A Sham - Janice MacKay
  • Tri-City Herald - Solving a mystery: Why Tri-City ozone levels rival Seattle area - Annette Cary
  • AP - Energy firm to decide on divisive UK nuclear power plant - Sylvie Corbet
  • AP - N. Korea: US has crossed red line, relations on war footing - Eric Talmadge
  • Bloomberg - Tepco's Profit Plummets Amid Declining Sales and New Competition - Stephen Stapczynski
  • Bloomberg - India's Nuclear Power Plant Tenders Aim to Ease Liability Fears - Rajesh Kumar Singh
  • Bloomberg - Utility Review Endangers Biggest Africa Renewable-Power Plan - Paul Burkhardt
  • Reuters - EDF agreed to sell 49 pct of grid unit RTE to CDC-Le Monde - Geert De Clercq
  • Reuters - EDF board member resigns ahead of Hinkley Point vote - Geert De Clercq
  • Reuters - Cameco posts loss on weak uranium prices, impairment charge -
  • Reuters - Cameco posts loss on weak uranium prices, impairment charge
  • Daily Telegraph - EDF board member resigns, attacking Hinkley Point nuclear project as financially 'risky' - Emily Gosden
  • BBC News - Hinkley Point: What is it and why is it important? - John Moylan
  • The Guardian - Hinkley Point C: should the £18bn nuclear power station be built? - Graham Ruddick
  • Daily Caller - Chinese Gov Media: We Can Put Nuclear Reactors In Disputed Waters By 2019 - Andrew Follett
  • Economic Times - India seen as responsible nuclear technology country, says Anil Kakodkar - IANS
  • NDTV - Brazil, France Entered Nuke Club NSG Before Signing NPT: Government - Press Trust of India
  • World Nuclear News - Wales must maintain nuclear industry, says parliamentary committee
  • Adelaide Advertiser - Should South Australia be home to the world's largest nuclear waste dump? - David Valente
  • ABC.au - SA nuclear waste dump referendum vote still possible, Premier Jay Weatherill says - reporter Nick Harmsen
  • Finger Lakes Times - Wayne, Oswego team up to support nuke plants - Steve Buchiere
  • Rand Daily Mail - The energy mix Eskom doesn't want you to know about - Bronwyn Nortje
  • SA Business Day - Is Eskom building a case for nuclear power? - Saliem Fakir
  • UAE National - Nuclear power key focus of UAE-South Korea ties, ambassador says - Caline Malek
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Clock ticking on decision for Oak Ridge nuke dump - Bob Fowler
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Declaring a no-first-use nuclear policy would be exceedingly risky - Gordon G. Chang
  • Orange County Register - O.C. residents ask for safe storage of nuclear waste - Fred Swegles
  • The Diplomat - Is the Iran Nuclear Deal Going to Collapse? - Struan Stevenson
  • East Anglian Daily Times - Nuclear safety review satisfied with power station procedures - Tom Potter
  • Reuters - TABLE-S.Korea to restart Kori No.1 nuclear reactor - watchdog - Jane Chung
  • Lexington Herald Leader - Letter: Consider nuclear energy - Sam Moore, Cold Spring
  • BlackburnNews - Bruce Power Mobilizes Ontario Nuclear Supply Chain - John Chippa
  • Helena Independent Record - Letter: Concerned by radioactive landfill - Mary Kubesh and family, Glendive
  • Transport Network - Backing - and finance - for new nuclear plants - Chris Ames
  • Aiken Standard - Column: Savannah River Site reporting should maintain neutrality - Laura Lance
  • Florida Flambeau - Department of Energy grants FSU $10 million - Aryanna Duhl
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - 25 years of START
  • Forbes - America's Heat Wave No Sweat For Nuclear Power
  • WXXI Rochester - Wind, nuclear advance as NY moves ahead with energy plan - ITV News?
  • ITN News - New nuclear power for Sizewell and Bradwell
  • Atlas Obscura - The Experimental Nuclear Reactor Secretly Built Under the University of Chicago - Eric Grundhauser
  • Nunatsiaq News - "Disappointed" by Ottawa's decision, Areva suspends Nunavut uranium project - Sarah Rogers
  • Peekskill-Cortlandt Patch - Op Ed: Energy Coalition Urges Swift PSC Enactment of Clean Energy Standard - Lanning Taliaferro
  • San Luis Obispo New Times - Decommissioning Diablo: Questions emerge after announcement of plant's closure - Shelly Cone and Chris McGuinness
  • Jacobin magazine - Inside the CIA's Penal Colonies -
  • Jacobin magazine - Inside the CIA's Penal Colonies
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Confirmatory Orders: Kyle Lynn Dickerson, Pages 49691 - 49695 [FR DOC #: 2016-17920]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Confirmatory Orders: Troy A. Morehead, Pages 49695 - 49698 [FR DOC #: 2016-17921]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Exemptions and Combined License Amendments: Virgil C. Summer Nuclear Station, Units 2 and 3; South Carolina Electric and Gas Co.; Main Control Room Emergency Habitability System Design Changes, Pages 49690 - 49691 [FR DOC #: 2016-17918]
  • IAEA - A Day in the Life of a Safeguards Inspector - Sasha Henriques, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Aiken Standard - Guest Column: What water bottles, cans and nuclear material have in common - Tim Echols, Georgia Public Service Commissioner
  • HNN Huntingtonnews - OpEd: FOIA Exemptions Prevent Some Energy Workers from Proving Claim - Deb Jerison
  • Bay Area Indymedia - Brown Hires Bruce Babbitt As New Point Man For Delta Tunnels - Dan Bacher
  • NRC - NRC Proposes $7,000 Fine for Georgia Firm for Violations Involving Radiography Work
  • NRC blog - REFRESH: The Power of Power Uprates - Neil Sheehan, Public Affairs Officer, Region I
  • NWTRB - DOE letter dated July 13, 2016, to the Board in response to the Board's letter dated May 23, 2016
  • NWTRB - DOE's Activities to Integrate the Management and Disposal of Canisters for Spent Nuclear Fuel and High-level Radioactive Waste Is Focus of U.S. NWTRB August Meeting in Washington, D.C. -
  • NWTRB - DOE's Activities to Integrate the Management and Disposal of Canisters for Spent Nuclear Fuel and High-level Radioactive Waste Is Focus of U.S. NWTRB August Meeting in Washington, D.C.
  • NHK World - TEPCO: Fukushima Daiichi scrapping cost balloons
  • Kyodo News - Bulk of melted fuel at bottom of Fukushima No. 2 reactor vessel
  • Kyodo News - New Kagoshima gov. to request halt of reactors, possibly in Aug.
  • Asahi Shimbun - NRA dismisses former expert member's Oi plant warning - Masanobu Higashiyama
  • Japan Times - Bulk of melted fuel at bottom of Fukushima No. 2 reactor vessel: Tepco
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - New governor to demand halt of Sendai N-reactors
  • Mainichi Daily News - NRA sees no need to review maximum quake estimate at Oi nuke plant
  • Mainichi Daily News - Bulk of melted fuel at bottom of Fukushima No. 2 reactor vessel
  • Mainichi Daily News - New Kagoshima gov. to request halt of reactors, possibly in Aug.
  • DOE:EM - EM Update | Vol. 8, Issue 14 | July 28, 2016
  • The Guardian - A short history of nuclear fission - Angela Monaghan
  • Niagara Falls Reporter - Portage Road Repaving Presents Danger of Radioactive Contamination: US Surveys Show high concentration of radioactive material likely under the road - Lou Ricciuti and Frank Parlato
  • Adelaide Advertiser - The Advertiser editorial: The choice we make can’t be taken lightly

    Wednesday, July 27, 2016

  • CounterPunch - The Hired Gun: Jerry Brown Snags Bruce Babbitt as New Point Man For Delta Tunnels - Dan Bacher
  • Adelaide Advertiser - SA's nuclear debate: It's not worth taking an enormous risk for uncertain rewards, says Dr Margaret Beavis - Dr Margaret Beavis
  • Adelaide Advertiser - •SPECIAL REPORT: Everything you need to know about SA's nuclear debate
  • Bloomberg - France's Radioactive White Elephant - Chris Bryant
  • Bloomberg - Chernobyl's Atomic Wasteland May Be Reborn With Solar Energy - Anna Hirtenstein
  • Reuters - North Korea says decision on nuclear test depends on U.S.: Yonhap -
  • Reuters - North Korea says decision on nuclear test depends on U.S.: Yonhap
  • Los Angeles Times - Citizen science takes on Japan's nuclear establishment - Julie Makinen
  • Hartford Courant - Stolen Radioactive Device Found In Bridgeport Pawn Shop - Nicholas Rondinone
  • Platts blog - Hinkley C investment decision: A new dawn for UK nuclear power? - Oliver Adelman
  • Deutsche Welle - French nuclear company EDF to get cash infusion
  • Greenpeace UK - Hinkley: The Nuclear Power Station That Will Haunt Britain For Decades - Posted by John Sauven
  • IB Times - EDF investors approve €4bn share sale to pay for Hinkley Point nuclear project - Karthick Arvinth
  • ESI Africa - NIASA firmly supports new nuclear capacity for SA
  • Augusta Chronicle - Savannah River board votes to officially oppose accepting German spent nuclear fuel - John Boyette
  • Fall River Herald News - Guest Opinion: Keep existing nuclear power plants running - J. Winston Porter
  • Albuquerque Journal - Latest advance in nuclear technology has a dark side - Faye Flam
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Letter: Focus on nuclear power, not induction - Joe Purkey, Knoxville
  • Bloomberg BNA - Nuclear Industry Calls for More Predictable Reviews at NRC - Rebecca Kern
  • WRVO Public Media - Nuclear Regulatory Commission: FitzPatrick had a safe year - Payne Horning
  • Bismarck Tribune - Judge says he won't dismiss illegal radioactive waste meeting lawsuit - Lauren Donovan
  • ITN News - Final public consultation over nuclear power station
  • NW Evening Mail - Britain's nuclear birth
  • Pakistan Observer - Turkey's Incirlik Air Force Base - Ralph Vartabedian/W J Hennigan
  • Adelaide Advertiser - SA's nuclear debate: The myths and facts about radiation and human health - Clare Peddie
  • Adelaide Advertiser - SA's nuclear debate: Choosing a waste storage site would take years and require extensive consultation - Paul Starick
  • Saudi Gazette - UAE and South Korea sign nuke reactor deal
  • Adelaide Now - SA's nuclear debate: These uncertainties and key questions need to be answered, says Ian Lowe - Ian Lowe
  • BelTA.by - IAEA experts working in Belarus to prepare nuclear power plant construction site assessment mission
  • Burnham-On-Sea - Hinkley Point campaigners in last-ditch call to Minister to halt project
  • Adelaide Advertiser - SA's nuclear debate: The state's controversial history of atomic tests and uranium mining - Cameron England
  • Adelaide Advertiser - SA's nuclear debate: Finland's radioactive waste facility – the overseas experience - Alexandra Economou
  • Adelaide Advertiser - SA's nuclear debate: State and federal laws would need a bipartisan overhaul - Daniel Wills,
  • Adelaide Advertiser - SA's nuclear debate: The myths and facts about radiation and human health - Clare Peddie
  • Aiken Standard - Savannah River Site advisory group says 'No' to German fuel, long-term nuclear waste storage - Thomas Gardiner
  • Grand Junction Sentinel - Appeals court backs nuke plant water supply from Green River - Dennis Webb
  • Augusta Chronicle - Plant Vogtle reactor project workforce tops 6,000 workers, will grow - Damon Cline
  • Columbia Free Times - Pressure Is on for SCE&G to Lessen Rate Hikes, Rein in Nuke Spending - Rodney Welch
  • Asahi Shimbun - Dumpling soup from Fukushima like grandma used to make
  • Northwest Arkansas News - Pacific Islanders face unique mental health challenges, researchers say -
  • Northwest Arkansas News - Pacific Islanders face unique mental health challenges, researchers say
  • World Nuclear News - Fourth phase complete at Etango
  • World Nuclear News - Canadian government upholds Kiggavik recommendation
  • Chicago Tribune - Rutter: Zion might have long wait for nuke compensation - David.Rutter@live.com
  • NRC - Missing Portable Nuclear Gauge Recovered in Connecticut
  • NRC - Atomic Safety and Licensing Board to Hold Oral Argument Aug. 3 on Hearing Request for Vogtle New Reactor Amendment
  • NHK World - Ohi nuclear plant's quake calculation to stand
  • Mainichi Daily News - M5.3 quake hits Ibaraki northeast of Tokyo, no tsunami alert issued
  • Jiji Press - Atomic Bombing-Themed Anthology of Shinoe Shoda Found in Hiroshima
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Licensee Event Report, Pages 49280 - 49281 [FR DOC #: 2016-17678]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Exemptions: LaCrosseSolutions, LLC, Dairyland Power Cooperative, La Crosse Boiling Water Reactor, Pages 49274 - 49279 [FR DOC #: 2016-17773]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Exemptions: Southern California Edison Co., San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station, Units 1, 2, and 3, Pages 49281 - 49284 [FR DOC #: 2016-17772]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Guidance: Making Changes to Emergency Plans for Nuclear Power Reactors, Pages 49279 - 49280 [FR DOC #: 2016-17696]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on Fukushima, Pages 49273 - 49274 [FR DOC #: 2016-17767]

    Tuesday, July 26, 2016

  • KVEW Walla Walla - National Institute of Safety and Health visits Hanford - Chelsie Hadden
  • Tri-City Herald - Safety equipment shortage sends Hanford workers home - Annette Cary
  • KCPQ/Q13 FOX Seattle - Monks to lead prayer walk to Hanford nuclear site - Associated Press
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea to select storage site for high-level nuclear wastes by 2028 -
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea to select storage site for high-level nuclear wastes by 2028
  • AP - N. Korea warns US of 'terrifying price' over nuke tensions - Vijay Joshi
  • Bloomberg - EDF Approves Share Sale Before Board Decision on Hinkley Point - Francois De Beaupuy
  • Bloomberg - Hitachi U.K. Nuclear Plant Should Get Less Than EDF, Panel Says - Alex Morales
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-North Korea says decision on nuclear tests depends on U.S. - Yonhap - Jack Kim and James Pearson in Seoul, Simon Webb in Vientiane
  • Reuters - Russia, Turkey reach 'political decision' on TurkStream, nuclear power plant: agencies - Alexander Winning
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-EDF shareholders approve 4 bln euro capital increase - Geert De Clercq and Benjamin Mallet
  • Financial Times - Small modular reactors are nuclear energy’s future
  • Deutsche Welle - French nuclear company EDF to get cash infusion
  • Platts - UK's Wylfa Newydd nuclear power plant must get less than Hinkley strike price: MPs
  • Business Insider - China developing nuclear power on boat
  • BBC - Nuclear power plants must be value for money, say MPs
  • BBC News - 'It has the capacity to provide thousands of very well-paid jobs'
  • ITN News - New nuclear projects need to 'benefit the people and economy of North Wales'
  • CNSNews - Obama's Iran Nuclear Deal Continues to Unravel - James Phillips
  • Nikkei Asian Review - TEPCO asks for removal of "Pokemon Go" character from nuclear plant
  • Japan Times - There are no-go zones even Pokemon monsters won't enter: Japan's nuclear facilities
  • The Guardian - Pokémon Go players urged not to venture into Fukushima disaster zone - Samuel Gibbs
  • Albany Times Union - Editorial: A hefty nuclear subsidy
  • Oswego County Today - Upstate Energy Jobs' Petition In Support of Upstate Nuclear Power Plants Surges To More Than 3,500 Signatures - Steve Yablonski
  • WAMC - Blair Horner: A Closer Look At Nuclear In New York - Blair Horner
  • Daily Energy Insider - NEI urges New York PSC to issue credits to nuclear facilities
  • WRVO - Did Cuomo change his mind about wanting to close Indian Point? - Payne Horning
  • South Jersey Times - N.J. nuclear plant shut down for 4th time in past month - Bill Gallo Jr.
  • All Things Nuclear - Nuclear Plant Accidents: Three Mile Island - Dave Lochbaum, director, Nuclear Safety Project
  • Yonhap News - ARF kicks off with N. Korea nuke, South China Sea high on agenda
  • Taipei Times - Campaigners call for nuclear plant's budget to be axed - Chen Wei-han
  • ABC.au - SA nuclear waste dump: Conservation Foundation questions MCM impartiality in key report - Alex Mann
  • World Nuclear News - Paladin announces Namibian and Australian sales
  • World Nuclear News - IAEA enhances cooperation with Russian radiation safety authorities
  • World Nuclear News - Approval for Korean repository expansion
  • World Nuclear News - Agreement assures Korean expert support for UAE plant operations
  • World Nuclear News - Inauguration of GeoMelt system at Sellafield
  • China Daily - First nuclear plant to take to the seas - Lyu Chang
  • Beaver County Times - Free potassium iodide tablets available within 10 miles of nuclear plant - Jared Stonesifer
  • Texarkana Gazette - Texas radioactive waste company eyes site in southeastern New Mexico
  • Associated Press - EC to greenlight Paks 2 nuclear plant on two conditions
  • BelTA - Belarusian Energy Ministry explains 'accident' at nuclear power plant construction site
  • Yonhap News - Regional security forum to kick off with NK nuke likely to dominate agenda
  • New Yorker - America at the Atomic Crossroads -
  • New Yorker - America at the Atomic Crossroads
  • Sputnik News - Rosatom Plans to Develop 3D Printing for Nuclear Industry
  • OHS Canada - Nuclear Safety Commission investigating alleged dangers in unsigned letter - Jeff Cottrill
  • YubaNet.com - Ultra-High Radiation Coming To Your Drinking Water--EPA Hiding True Impacts and Limiting Public Comment on Radioactive Water Plan - Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER)
  • Augusta Chronicle - SRS advisory board to decide position on accepting German waste - John Boyette
  • KPBS - Lands Commission Seeks Input On San Onofre Decommissioning -
  • KPBS - Lands Commission Seeks Input On San Onofre Decommissioning
  • American Institute of Physics - Science's Role in Yucca Mountain Debate Highlighted at Hearing - Mitch Ambrose
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Waste cleanup firm buys Oak Ridge Tech 2020 building - Bob Fowler
  • Yale Environment360 - Sticker Shock: The Soaring Costs Of Germany's Nuclear Shutdown - Joel Stonington
  • Platts - UK's Wylfa Newydd nuclear power plant must get less than Hinkley strike price: MPs - Anuradha Ramanathan
  • DOE - Energy Department Releases New Hydropower Vision Report and $9.8 Million in Funding to Support the Future of Hydropower in the United States
  • NRC - Nuclear Gauge Reported Stolen in Connecticut; Recovery is Sought
  • NHK World - TEPCO, Nagasaki want Pokemon Go characters out
  • Mainichi Daily News - Gov't cited as second-least reliable source of info on nuclear accidents: survey
  • Mainichi Daily News - TEPCO to demand removal of nuclear stations from 'Pokemon Go' app
  • Marine Log - Aircraft carrier to get post-Fukushima decontamination
  • Deccan Herald - Russia ensures greater safety for upcoming units of KNPP - Anirban Bhaumik
  • Conservation SA - Exposure 2016: South Australia currently faces the very real threat of nuclear waste dumping
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - NOTICES Environmental Assessments; Availability, etc.: Exelon Generation Co., LLC, Braidwood Station, Units 1 and 2, Pages 48851 - 48857 [FR DOC #: 2016-17688]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - NOTICES Guidance: Possession Licenses for Manufacturing and Distribution, Pages 48857 - 48858 [FR DOC #: 2016-17682]

    Monday, July 25, 2016

  • Japan Today - Business lobby says Abe gov't can't rely on nuclear energy - Osamu Tsukimori and Aaron Sheldrick
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Japan nuclear cleanup next target in Russian economic offensive - Takayuki Tanaka
  • Sonoma County Gazette - Wellness Corner - Nuclear Power and Health - Gary Pace, M.D.
  • Reuters - South Korea to pick spent nuclear fuel site by 2028, eyes overseas storage -
  • Reuters - South Korea to pick spent nuclear fuel site by 2028, eyes overseas storage
  • UPI - South Korea signs $880 million nuclear reactor staffing deal in UAE - Ed Adamczyk
  • Korea Herald - Korea clinches W1tr UAE nuclear reactor deal - Lee Hyun-jeong
  • KBS WORLD Radio - S. Korea Signs $6 Mil. Nuclear Energy Contract with UAE
  • Korea Times - Korea wins W1 trillion deal to operate UAE nuclear reactors
  • Forbes - British Nuclear Power Stations May Be Too Big A Risk For French EDF
  • London Times - New government, new minister and a new test for Hinkley Point - Robin Pagnamenta
  • The Engineer UK - Decision time for Hinkley Point - Jason Ford
  • Mehr News Agency - Iran's note of protest to be sent to IAEA on Mon.
  • Climate Progress - New York Times Shills For Moribund Nuclear Power, Disses Renewables Revolution - Joe Romm
  • Cal Coast News - OpEd: Diablo Canyon is closing, but its negative footprint will linger - Jim Griffin
  • Lompoc Record - SLO County supes to discuss Diablo Canyon closure - April Charlton
  • ESI Africa? - SA needs nuclear, Eskom's Molefe says
  • Scoop NZ - Mururoa Nuclear Veterans Group Reply to Radiation Report - Mururoa Nuclear Veterans Group
  • Crain's New York Business? - Letter: The truth about the Indian Point nuclear plant documentary - Jim Steets, Orange County, N.Y. former communications director for Indian Point owner Entergy
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Japan logs 1st half-year trade surplus since 2011 quake
  • Japan Times - Japan sees first half-year trade surplus since Fukushima nuclear disaster
  • Shillong Times - UCIL intends to set up uranium processing plant at Mawthabah
  • Interfax Global Energy - New nuclear pushes gas out of South Korean energy - Andrew Walker
  • Otago Daily Times - Editorial: NZ's nuclear resolve
  • Tehran Times - Saudis seeking to undermine nuclear deal benefits: Larijani
  • Sputnik - Russia Lays Down Nuclear-Powered Ural Icebreaker at Baltic Shipyard - Korea Times?
  • Korea Times - Exporting operation knowhow
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: 'We're not going to cost cut our way out of this problem' - Hannah Northey and Kristi E. Swartz
  • Somerset Western Gazette - Hinkley Point C: When will EDF directors make their decision? - Cheddar Valley Gazette
  • KFDA Amarillo - Texas radioactive waste company eyes New Mexico site
  • Business Wire - GeoMelt® Vitrification System Open for Business at Sellafield - UK National Nuclear Laboratory, Kurion
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Editorial: Green subsidies
  • VICE - The Forgotten Victims of the First Atomic Bomb Blast -
  • VICE - The Forgotten Victims of the First Atomic Bomb Blast
  • NRC - Marc L. Dapas Assumes Duties as Director, Office of Nuclear Material Safety and Safeguards
  • NRC blog - Incorporating Enhanced Fines Into the NRC's Enforcement Policy - Russell Arrighi
  • IAEA - Enhancing Radiation Safety: IAEA Signs Two Practical Arrangements with Russian Regulatory Authorities - Aabha Dixit, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Kyodo News - Japan to release 1st nuclear energy white paper in 7 years
  • Asahi Shimbun - All news
  • Mainichi Daily News - 4 radiation protection shelters near Ikata nuke plant located in landslide risk areas
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - NOTICES Meetings; Sunshine Act, Page 48464 [FR DOC #: 2016-17619]

    Sunday, July 24, 2016

  • Seattle Times - Washington attorney general seeks immediate help for Hanford workers - Nicholas K. Geranios
  • Financial Times - High court to rule on £7bn nuclear clean-up contract - Gill Plimmer
  • Public Radio International - Nuclear reactors in California and New York State are on different paths - Adam Wernick
  • Sputnik - Iran to Lodge Protest With IAEA Over Leaked Nuclear Documents
  • Tehran Times - Iran has drawn up plan to undo nuclear work if deal is violated: Salehi
  • News24 - Lynne Brown backs nuclear - Yolandi Groenewald and Justin Brown
  • London Times - Minister heads to Tokyo on nuclear energy mission - John Collingridge
  • Japan Today - Business lobby says Abe gov't can't rely on nuclear energy - Osamu Tsukimori and Aaron Sheldrick
  • Gulf Business News - Korea Hydro & Nuclear staff to operate Abu Dhabi's Barakah plant - Robert Anderson
  • Saudi Gazette - ENEC completes installation of unit 3 Reactor Vessel
  • Daily Post North Wales - Campaign against Anglesey nuclear train transporting radioactive waste - Gareth Wyn-Williams
  • Sputnik - Russia Creating Cutting-Edge Universal Nuclear Battleship - Korea Times?
  • Korea Times - NK to seek 'nuclear nation' status at ARF - Rachel Lee
  • Korea Herald - Korea's FM Yun to highlight Pyongyang's nuke threat at ASEAN meetings
  • London Times - Time to go nuclear over taxpayer taxis - Oliver Shah
  • London Times - Somewhere in Derby a nuclear reactor is critical for Trident - John Collingridge
  • Sunday Times Johannesburg - Renewables no panacea, it's about coal or nuclear - Ron Derby
  • Aiken Standard - Citizens Advisory Board to consider nuclear material, employment proposals - Thomas Gardiner
  • Dhaka Tribune? - 'We have no expertise to run nuclear plant' - Asif Showkat Kallol
  • Japan Times - Fukushima banks hope to lure nuclear evacuees back by reopening ...
  • The Guardian - Letters: Trident workers could be better employed elsewhere
  • Tri-City Herald - TEDxRichland to feature scientists, innovators, writers, artists
  • Mehr News Agency - Arak reactor handled 'totally indigenously'
  • Sunday Times Johannesburg - Renewable power 'just raises Eskom's costs' -
  • Sunday Times Johannesburg - Renewable power 'just raises Eskom's costs'
  • Press TV - Iran to protest to IAEA over leaked nuclear document: Official
  • Fukushima Diary - 960 Bq/kg of Cs-134/137 detected from wild boar in Fukushima - Iori Mochizuki
  • NHK World - Traditional horse festival begins in Fukushima
  • Asahi Shimbun - TEPCO told to solve problem of harmful water at Fukushima plant
  • Mainichi Daily News - 4 radiation protection shelters near Ikata nuke plant located in landslide risk areas
  • Mainichi Daily News - Geothermal power promises energy boon for Japan, but hurdles remain

    Saturday, July 23, 2016

  • Odessa American - NRC seeks safety details about proposed nuclear waste site - Corey Paul
  • KIVI Nampa - Fmr. Gov. Cecil Andrus details his fight against storing nuclear waste in Idaho
  • Týden.cz - Mu eme u vás ulo it jaderný odpad? ptali se Raku ané Ceska -
  • Týden.cz - Mu eme u vás ulo it jaderný odpad? ptali se Raku ané Ceska
  • LA Monitor - Anti nuke group wants lab cleanup agreement tossed - Tris DeRoma
  • Tri-City Herald - DOE gets $471,000 to detect and prevent timecard fraud at Hanford as part of settlement - Annette Cary
  • The Oregonian - OpEd: Balancing an aging Hanford nuke plant against cheaper firm market power purchases (Opinion) -
  • The Oregonian - OpEd: Balancing an aging Hanford nuke plant against cheaper firm market power purchases (Opinion)
  • Reuters - CB&I sues Westinghouse over claims related to nuclear business sale - Scott DiSavino
  • NEI - Inclusion of Nuclear Power in NY's Clean Energy Standard Will Benefit Environment, Consumers
  • Arizona Daily Sun - Uranium mining no threat to Canyon watershed - Frank Bain
  • The Guardian - Hinkley Point C nuclear project expected to get go-ahead next week - Terry Macalister Energy editor
  • Daily Telegraph - EDF raided by French authorities ahead of Hinkley greenlight - Jillian Ambrose
  • The Ecologist - EDF to postpone Hinkley C start until 2019 or beyond - David Toke
  • Bristol Post - D-Day set for EDF decision on Hinkley Point C - David_Clensy
  • OilPrice - Japan's Business Lobby Calls For A Shift From Nuclear Power To Renewables - Lincoln Brown
  • The Hill blog - US, Mexico to negotiate nuclear power deal - Devin Henry
  • KSL-TV - U. grad recalls early days of nuclear energy in Idaho - Sloan Schrage
  • Sputnik News - US, Mexico Pursuing Agreement on Civilian Nuclear Technology in 2016
  • India Statesman - Going nuclear to fuel growth
  • Pakistan News International - A nuclear future? - Rizwan Asghar
  • Lower Hudson Journal - Indian Point owner backs off threat to sue state - Thomas C. Zambito
  • Economic Times - Ready to assist India in developing civil nuclear energy, says China - Dipanjan Roy Chaudhury
  • BBC News - The BBC's detailed plans for nuclear war - Al-Monitor?
  • Al-Monitor - Iranian academics still divided over nuclear deal - Lexington Herald Leader?
  • Lexington Herald Leader - Editorial: Whoa, why no criminal charges in dumping of radioactive fracking waste?
  • Owen Sound Sun Times - Nuclear regulator probes Bruce concerns - Scott Dunn
  • iNews London - Plans for £10bn nuclear power station must create 'lasting legacy' for Cumbria - Dean Kirby
  • Cañon City Daily Record - Cotter Uranium Mill-Lincoln Park Superfund Site cleanup in early stages, but moves forward - Kara Mason
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Why San Onofre's Nuclear Waste Stays on the Beach - Dan Drollette Jr
  • Complete Colorado - FCC emails: Agency may owe favorable judicial decision to 'nuclear option' - Todd Shepherd
  • Daily News & Analysis - Resistance against Koodankulam nuclear plant: Intrepid women vs Goliath - Minnie Vaid
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea's FM Yun to highlight Pyongyang's nuke threat at ASEAN meetings - Koh Byung-joon
  • WATD FM Marshfield - Plymouth: Area Residents Sound Off at Public Hearing on Pilgrim Nuclear - Charles Mathewson
  • Inside Defense - Pentagon pegs nuclear modernization tab at $350B to $450B over 20 years - Jason Sherman
  • Asahi Shimbun - VOX POPULI: There's no end to Fukushima crisis while melted fuel remains
  • Asahi Shimbun - More slipshod safety work revealed at Monju reactor
  • Taipei Times - Power plant closure to take 25 years -
  • Taipei Times - Power plant closure to take 25 years
  • Transmission and Distribution World? - New York Nuclear Dollars--Growing Support for Carbon Free Reactors - Martin Rosenberg
  • Cape Cod Times - EPA's oversight of Pilgrim questioned - Christine Legere
  • Toledo Blade - FirstEnergy to shut or sell last unit at Bay Shore--It will also close 4 of 7 Sammis units - Tom Henry
  • NRC - NRC Staff Seeks Public Input July 27 on Strategic Plan
  • Trend News Agency - Iran to join ITER - Khalid Kazimov
  • Press TV - Iran, Russia to ink heavy water deal 'soon'
  • Washington Examiner - Senators decry Energy Department 'war on whistleblowers' - Rudy Takala
  • POGO - Why Does Congress Continue to Fund This Boondoggle? - Lydia Dennett
  • POGO - NDAA Conferees, Strengthen Military Whistleblower Protections
  • Motley Fool - Are General Electric's Nuclear Ambitions Doomed? -
  • Motley Fool - Are General Electric's Nuclear Ambitions Doomed?
  • NHK World - Traditional horse festival begins in Fukushima
  • NHK World - Nuclear plants urged caution on 'Pokemon Go'
  • Los Cerritos News - Whitney High's Iseri goes on a trip of a lifetime, learns a lot about Fukushima -
  • Los Cerritos News - Whitney High's Iseri goes on a trip of a lifetime, learns a lot about Fukushima

    Friday, July 22, 2016

  • Counter Currents - Poison In The Heart: The Nuclear Wasting Of South Australia - Vincent Di Stefano
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - Focus: Why San Onofre's nuclear waste stays on the beach - Rob Nikolewski
  • ABC News - Attorney General Seeks Immediate Help for Hanford Workers - Nicholas K. Geranios
  • KING5 Seattle - AG files emergency action to force end to Hanford safety 'crisis' - Susannah Frame
  • AP - Attorney general seeks immediate help for Hanford workers - Nicholas K. Geranios
  • Bloomberg - North Korea's Economy Contracted in 2015 Amid Nuclear Ambitions - Jiyeun Lee
  • Bloomberg - EDF Calls for Final Decision on Building Hinkley Point Reactors - Harry Weber
  • Bloomberg - OpEd: Fewer Nukes Could Make the World Less Safe - Noah Smith
  • Reuters - Factbox: Japan corporate lobby's proposals for energy policy
  • Reuters - Exclusive: Possible early North Korean nuclear site found - report - WASHINGTON | By Jonathan Landay
  • Reuters - EDF board to review Hinkley Point investment decision next week - Michel Rose
  • Reuters - Japan business lobby says Abe government can't rely on nuclear energy - TOKYO | By Osamu Tsukimori and Aaron Sheldrick
  • Reuters - Video: Secret N. Korea nuclear site found: report
  • Syracuse Post Standard - Letters: NY's proposed nuclear plant subsidy: pro and con
  • Korea Times - US experts cautions against Obama administration adopting nuclear 'no-first use' doctrine
  • San Diego Reader - Edison pushed San Onofre beyond breaking point--The short-term profit motive likely has Thomas spinning in his grave - Don Bauder
  • Business Wire - Filings Validate Reasonableness of San Onofre Settlement which Ensures SCE Customers Do Not Pay for Mitsubishi's Faulty Steam Generators - Southern California Edison
  • Times of San Diego - Report: San Onofre Shutdown Due to 'Redlined' Steam Generators - Hoa Quach
  • Salt Lake Tribune - Utah Court of Appeals to allow nuclear power plant on Green River - Courtney Tanner
  • South Jersey Times - What if there were a nuclear plant emergency and you didn't know? - Bill Gallo Jr.
  • Huffington Post - There are good reasons for California to phase out nuclear power - Johann Saathoff, MP German BundestagCoordinator of energy policy for the Social Democratic Party
  • Los Angeles Times - Review 'Indian Point' sagely examines the nuclear power debate from all sides - Kenneth Turan
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - Pro-nuclear green group: Bring back San Onofre--Move would be unprecedented, plant's operator says - Rob Nikolewski
  • Belfast Telegraph - Developer behind proposed Anglesey nuclear plant steps up public consultation
  • BBC - Removing Wylfa nuclear plant's radioactive fuel 'priority'
  • New Mexico Political Report - Lowered deadline standards on new nuclear cleanup plan worries some - Joey Peters
  • Korea Times - Nuclear reactor in S. Korea stops operations
  • Salem News - Column: Recalling the nuclear missiles of Topsfield and Danvers - James McNiff
  • Limerick-Royersford-Spring City Patch - What is Potassium Iodide? Limerick Nuclear Emergency Tablets Explained - Justin Heinze
  • Japan Times - 7.7 tons of Chiba's Fukushima waste won't be deemed radioactive anymore, clearing way for general disposal
  • Wilkes Barre Times-Leader - Talen Energy to lay off 53 workers at nuclear power plant in Salem Township
  • World Nuclear News - IAEA could benefit from non-state funding, says report
  • World Nuclear News - Russia launches simulator at Rostov 3
  • Yonhap News - U.S. institute claims discovery of secret N. Korean uranium facility
  • Sputnik News - The Secret Soviet Plan to Build Nuke Bases on Desolate Islands Near the USA
  • NY New City Patch - Jaffee Opposes NY Nuclear Plant Subsidy Plan--Taxpayer subsidies to the nuclear industry are being proposed as part of a Clean Energy Standard. - Lanning Taliaferro
  • Yonhap News - U.S. experts cautions against Obama administration adopting nuclear 'no-first use' doctrine - Chang Jae-soon
  • Times and Democrat - Cruel market, nuclear pain - Llewellyn King
  • The Guardian - EDF to decide on Hinkley Point next week
  • BBC - Hinkley Point expected to 'get go-ahead'
  • Daily Telegraph - EDF prepares for final decision on Hinkley next week - Jillian Ambrose
  • Financial Times - EDF to take final decision on Hinkley next week - Kiran Stacey
  • London Times - Hinkley could get green light next week - Robin Pagnamenta, Energy Editor
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - Letter: Diablo Canyon engineers work hard to keep plant up to date - Dan Hromyak, Pismo Beach
  • Tri-City Herald - State asks judge for immediate protection at Hanford - Annette Cary
  • IAEA - New Indoor Positioning Technology to Improve Efficiency and Accuracy of Safeguards Inspections - Vincent Fournier, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Press TV - US anti-Iran moves meant to dispirit foreign investors: Larijani
  • DOE - The DONUT Experiment: Today in Energy History
  • NHK World - Nuclear plants urged caution on 'Pokemon Go'
  • NHK World - Designation of radioactive waste to be lifted
  • Japan Times - 7.7 tons of Chiba's Fukushima waste won't be deemed radioactive anymore, clearing way for general disposal
  • Japan Times - Japan Atomic again flubs maintenance checks at Monju reactor
  • Japan Times - Tunisian National Dialogue Quartet members lay wreaths at Hiroshima cenotaph
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - TEPCO's incomplete report mustn't be end to 'meltdown' cover-up probe
  • Mainichi Daily News - Incoming Kagoshima governor to request nuclear plant suspension as pledged
  • Mainichi Daily News - Gov't to lift special designation on 7.7 tons of radioactive waste in Chiba
  • DOE:EERE - Energy Department Catalyzes New Mexico Solar Boom - John Coggin
  • Freedom Magazine - Going After Whistleblowers - GREG SCHWARTZ & BRUCE LEONARD
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notices: Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.; Weekly Receipts, Pages 47793 - 47794 [FR DOC #: 2016-17382]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Rules: Enforcement Policy, Pages 47689 - 47690 [FR DOC #: 2016-16476]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Generic Clearance for the Collection of Qualitative Feedback on Agency Service Delivery PDF Pages 47839 - 47840 (2 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-17345]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Determinations of Successful Completions of Inspections, Tests, and Analyses: Virgil C. Summer Nuclear Station, Units 2 and 3 PDF Pages 47840 - 47841 (2 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-17386]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Exemptions and Combined License Amendments: Virgil C. Summer Nuclear Station, Units 2 and 3, South Carolina Electric and Gas Co., and South Carolina Public Service Authority: Increased Concrete Thickness Tolerance for Column Line J1 and J2 Walls, etc. PDF Pages 47841 - 47842 (2 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-17387]

    Thursday, July 21, 2016

  • Midland Reporter-Telegram - WCS submits information to better explain high-level nuke waste storage plan - Trevor Hawes
  • KBOI-TV - Feds streamline medical benefits for former INL workers - Luke Ramseth
  • Livermore Independent - DOE Questions $23 million In LLNL Laser Expenses
  • HPCwire - Los Alamos Researcher Honored for HPC Storage Leadership - John Russell
  • Los Alamos Monitor - ScienceFest puts the fun in science - Arin McKenna
  • Tri-City Herald - Hub of Hanford, a giant landfill, hits 20-year mark - Annette Cary
  • AP - New Zealand invite to US Navy marks end to nuclear stalemate
  • AP - As nuclear power plants close, states need to bet big on energy storage - Eric Daniel Fournier, Alex Ricklefs
  • AP - North Korea confirms it test-fired ballistic rockets
  • Bloomberg - Spain Demands Explanation Over Collision of UK Navy Sub - Associated Press
  • Bloomberg - These Clean Energy Projects Pollute More Than Coal Power Plants - Anna Hirtenstein
  • Bloomberg - U.S. Ship Visit to End Anti-Nuclear Impasse With New Zealand - Matthew Brockett
  • Bloomberg - Indian Power Plant Makers See Poor Orders for Next Two Years - Rajesh Kumar Singh
  • Reuters - UK nuclear submarine in 'glancing collision' near Gibraltar, no reactor damage - Costas Pitas
  • Reuters - U.N. chief: Make sure Iran nuclear deal benefits Iranian people - Michelle Nichols
  • Reuters - U.S. ship visit set to end standoff with New Zealand over nuclear policy - Rebecca Howard
  • New York Times - Nuclear Subsidies Are Key Part of New York's Clean-Energy Plan - Vivian Yeejuly 20, 2016
  • The Independent - Royal Navy nuclear submarine collides with merchant ship off coast of Gibraltar - Jess Staufenberg
  • American Thinker blog - Draft Dem platform doesn't even mention nuclear power - Rick Moran
  • OilPrice - UAE Gets Closer to Commissioning First Ever Nuclear Plant - Irina Slav
  • The Hindu - A.P. set to be country's nuclear power hub - Suhasini Haidar
  • Sputnik News - One of a Kind Nuclear Power Unit to be Connected to Electrical Grid
  • WAND-17 Decatur, IL - I-TEAM: Nuclear Plant Closure Could Have Long Term Impact - Doug Wolfe
  • NW Evening Mail - Cumbria County Council raises concerns about plans for nuclear power station
  • News & Star - Huge investment needed to support Moorside nuclear project, say council
  • Business Wire - Fitch: NY Proposal Could be a Lifeline for Nuclear Power Plants - Fitch Ratings
  • Japan Times - Greenpeace reports jump in radioactive contamination in Fukushima waterways - Eric Johnston
  • CounterPunch - Mike Pence: Leading Member of the "Israel, What Nuclear Weapons?" Flat Earth Society - Sam Husseini
  • Sputnik News - Indian Scientists Go Nuclear to Provide Pure Water to Thirsty Sub-Continent
  • London Free Press - Ontario Power Generation's study of nuclear-waste vault near Lake Huron not specific enough, critics argue - Debora Van Brenk
  • Common Dreams - Whistleblowers: Nuke Watchdogs Not Doing Enough to Prevent Canadian Fukushima - Deirdre Fulton
  • HNN Huntingtonnews - Tell EPA: Stop Dangerous Radioactive Drinking Water?
  • Vancouver Tyee - Nuclear Safety Warnings Demand Independent Review: Mulcair - Jeremy J. Nuttall
  • Fin24 - Uranium is the dirty underbelly of nuclear - scientist - Matthew le Cordeur
  • WOSU Public Media - OSU To Help Find Better Ways To Store Nuclear Waste - Steve Brown
  • Wyoming Business Report - Peninsula increasing uranium production
  • Asahi Shimbun - Memo: Residents got 3 billion yen to host Hamaoka nuclear plant - Kazuhiko Okada
  • London Times - Fukushima 'ice wall' failing to stop radioactive water - Richard Lloyd Parry, Tokyo
  • HNN Huntingtonnews - Bury Radioactive Nuke Waste as Cows Graze Nearby.....Contamination Waiting to Spread Praised in 1969 - Edited by Tony Rutherford from Multiple Reports
  • India Wire - Learning About the Bomb is the Best Way to Reduce Nuclear Dangers - Sameer Lalwani and Michael Krepon
  • Crosscut Seattle - UW's 'Nuke Building' bites the dust - Knute Berger
  • Livermore Independent - Reducing the Nuclear Danger: Book Recounts Collaboration Between US and Russian Scientists - Jeff Garberson
  • Midwest Energy News - Report: 'Redlining' of California nuclear plant led to its demise - Ken Paulman
  • ESI Africa - Eskom institutes nuclear engineering centre
  • Xinhua News - 300 nuclear security agents to be deployed for Rio Olympics
  • Xinhua News - Spotlight: U.S. Drones kill excessive number of civilians
  • Xinhua News - Japan gov't to file fresh lawsuit against Okinawa over U.S. base relocation
  • Xinhua News - India imports 600 tonnes of uranium from Russia, Canada last year
  • Fin24 - Fin24 nuclear
  • Fin24 - 'We are humbly the best' - nuclear firm Rosatom - Lameez Omarjee
  • Fin24 - Eskom research project to tackle nuclear fears - Lameez Omarjee
  • Fin24 - The case for nuclear energy - Lameez Omarjee
  • BelTA - Belarus, Russia to stage exercise to train responding to nuclear power plant emergencies
  • BelTA - System being deployed to monitor radiation around Belarusian nuclear power plant
  • The Guardian - Nuclear-powered Royal Navy submarine involved in collision - Press Association
  • BBC - UK nuclear submarine collides with merchant vessel off Gibraltar
  • Defense News - Senators Urge Obama To Cancel Nuclear Cruise Missile - Aaron Mehta
  • Utility Dive - Atoms for green energy: What role should nuclear power play in decarbonization? - Gavin Bade
  • Ottawa Citizen - NDP leader wants investigation after letter raises nuclear safety concerns - Aidan Cox
  • Financial Express - Nuclear-power generation capacity to be hiked 3 times in 10 yrs: Jitendra Singh
  • Taipei Times - Nuclear plant accused of malfunction cover-up - Chen Wei-han
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - PG&E urged to preserve Wild Cherry Canyon when Diablo Canyon shuts down - David Sneed
  • Interfax-Ukraine - Energoatom denies Khmelnytsky NPP accident
  • Tyler Morning Telegraph - The hollow promise of renewable energy
  • Forbes - New York Chooses A Clean Energy Standard As The Best Way To Lower Carbon - James Conca
  • Charleston Post Courier - Co-op customers would help pay for increased reactor costs - Frank Knapp Jr.
  • Atomic Insights - California Renewables Mandates and "Non-bypassable Charges" Make Diablo Canyon Closure Agreement A Winner For PG&E - Rod Adams
  • Beyond Nuclear - Letter claims info on nuclear risks withheld from safety commissioners
  • Beyond Nuclear - Susquehanna operators suspended after prioritizing reactor operation ahead of safety
  • Tri-City Herald - Shoop to take over Hanford management July 24 - Annette Cary
  • Tri-City Herald - Court asked to order immediate protection against Hanford vapors - Annette Cary
  • Tri-City Herald - Hub of Hanford, a giant landfill, hits 20-year mark - Annette Cary
  • IPS - Germany's Energy Transition: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly - Emilio Godoy
  • Greenpeace International - Radiation along Fukushima rivers up to 200 times higher than Pacific Ocean seabed - Greenpeace
  • IEER - Beyond a Band-Aid: A Discussion Paper on Protecting Workers and Communities in the Great Energy Transition - Arjun Makhijani
  • GAO - Nuclear Security: NRC Has Enhanced the Controls of Dangerous Radioactive Materials, but Vulnerabilities Remain GAO-16-330
  • NAS - Project Update: Review of NASA's Evidence Reports on Human Health Risks
  • NRC blog - Throwback Thursday – A July Trip to Tennessee
  • IAEA - How Nuclear Technology Helps Sudanese People Cope with Climate Change - Nicole Jawerth, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • World Nuclear News - Fourth Ningde unit enters commercial operation
  • World Nuclear News - CEZ requests EIA for new Dukovany units
  • World Nuclear News - Third Barakah reactor vessel in place
  • Trend News Agency - Uncompleted projects in Iran valued at $130B
  • Asahi Shimbun - Memo: Residents got 3 billion yen to host Hamaoka nuclear plant - Kazuhiko Okada
  • Asahi Shimbun - TEPCO ordered to pay for 'false rumors' from Fukushima crisis
  • Japan Times - Greenpeace reports jump in radioactive contamination in Fukushima waterways - Eric Johnston
  • Press TV - Iran fairly criticizing US, EU on nuclear deal: Russian diplomat
  • KING5 Seattle - AG files emergency action to force end to Hanford safety 'crisis' - Susannah Frame
  • DOE:EM - DOE Releases Final Request for Proposal for Paducah Gaseous Diffusion Plant Deactivation and Remediation Services
  • DOE:EM - DOE Issues Sources Sought/Request for Information for Potential Portsmouth Paducah Project Office (PPPO) Technical Support Services Procurement(s)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Reno Creek in Situ Uranium Recovery Project in Campbell County, WY PDF Pages 47442 - 47443 (2 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-17329]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: NRC Vision and Strategy for Non-Light Water Reactor Mission Readiness, Pages 47443 - 47444 [FR DOC #: 2016-17327]

    Wednesday, July 20, 2016

  • DOE:IG - Audit Report: DOE-OIG-16-13 - Enriched Uranium Operations at the Y-12 National Security Complex
  • Reason Foundation blog - Republican Platform: Some Science Policy Proposals to Cheer About - Ronald Bailey
  • Albuquerque Journal - Tularosa lights 700 luminarias to honor loved ones - Tara Melton
  • Cape Cod Times - Pilgrim's water discharge permit gets long-delayed review - Christine Legere
  • Albuquerque Journal - Nuke Watch wants June LANL cleanup agreement tossed - Mark Oswald
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Watchdog suit seeks to nullify LANL cleanup deal - Rebecca Moss
  • Twin Falls Times-News - Risch: INL plays vital role in safety of U.S. energy infrastructure - Sen. Jim Risch
  • Oak Ridge Today - DOE investing $19 million in building efficiency, with four of 18 awards to ORNL
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Northern New Mexico Citizens' Advisory Board To Hear Update On Waste Isolation Pilot Plant Recovery
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - DHHS streamlines benefit process for INL workers - Luke Ramseth
  • Tri-City Herald - NIOSH to visit Hanford tank farms at end of month - Energy Business Review
  • Bloomberg - EDF Falls, French Power Rises as Nuclear Output Forecast Cut - Weixin Zha
  • Reuters - French and Benelux stocks-Factors to watch on July 20
  • Reuters - Local governor to seek shutdown of Japan's only operating nuke plant: media - Osamu Tsukimori
  • Reuters - TIMELINE-Entergy N.Y. Indian Point nuclear plant relicensing - Scott DiSavino
  • The Guardian - 'The graveyard of the Earth': inside City 40, Russia's deadly nuclear secret - Samira Goetschel
  • OilPrice - What Will Trump's Nuclear Energy Policy Look Like? - Leonard Hyman & William Tilles
  • Daily Caller - Dangerously Aging US Nuke Plants Desperately Need Repairs - Ethan Barton
  • Milwaukee Journal Sentinel - Wisconsin DNR may buy land once eyed for nuclear plant - Lee Bergquist
  • National Observer - Whistleblowers claim Canada's nuclear watchdog withholding info that could prevent Fukushima-sized disaster - Christopher Adams
  • The Register - An anniversary to remember: The world's only air-to-air nuke was fired on 19 July, 1957 - Richard Chirgwin
  • Sputnik News - India Continues to Push China to Support Its Nuclear Supply Group Bid
  • Las Cruces Sun-News - Feds reach deal with Navajos over uranium mine cleanup - Bismarck Tribune
  • Bismarck Tribune - Health Council will do over meeting on radioactive rules - Lauren Donovan
  • The Conversation US - As nuclear power plants close, states need to bet big on energy storage - Eric Daniel Fournier, Alex Ricklefs
  • SA Business Tech - The case for nuclear energy in SA
  • Watertown Daily Times - Potential deal with Exelon could save FitzPatrick nuclear facility - Marcus Wolf
  • Gulf Digital News - Nuclear energy 'is vital for Gulf' - Laala Kashef Alghata
  • Press TV - Iran's parliament speaker urges plans to launch nuclear enrichment
  • Press of Atlantic City - Hearing on Oyster Creek nuclear plant evacuation plan tonight - Michelle Brunetti Post
  • CBS 8 San Diego - Cause of 2012 San Onofre nuclear plant leak revealed
  • Taiwan News Lens - Taiwan's Aging Nuclear Plant Worries Experts
  • Expatica France - EU investigates rescue of nuclear firm Areva
  • Financial Times - EU opens probe into Areva rescue package - Alex Barker and Anne-Sylvaine Chassany
  • Phoenixville Patch - Potassium Iodide Distributed In Phoenixville For Nuclear Plant Emergency Prep - Justin Heinze
  • Tehran Times - French team to visit Iran for talks on nuclear fusion
  • Augusta Chronicle - Westinghouse awarded contract to remove radioactive waste from tanks at Savannah River Site
  • BelTA - Russian company makes storage tanks for Belarusian nuclear power plant
  • BelTA - Internal emergency response plan for Belarusian nuclear power plant in 2017
  • BelTA - Belarus to host IAEA Integrated Regulatory Review Service mission in October
  • Brunswick Beacon - Brunswick Nuclear Plant declares alert because of pump motor damage
  • London Times - 'Ditch nuclear and fire up gas to avoid power cuts' - Robin Pagnamenta, Energy Editor
  • Portland Business Journal blog - NuScale taps overseas partner for key small-scale nuclear reactor part - Pete Danko
  • Arizona Business Daily - Palo Verde Nuclear Generating Station is top carbon-free energy source
  • Industrial Info Resources - Diablo Canyon Proposal: A Turning Point for the U.S. Nuclear Industry?
  • UPI - In an age of 'smart' weapons, we can live without nukes - Ward Wilson
  • Financial Times - Uranium prices hit 11-year low - Henry Sanderson
  • Al Jazeera - Video: Does the UK need a nuclear deterrent? - Adrian Finighan
  • DOE - Watch a Centrifuge Separate Nuclear Waste - John Greenwald, Princeton Plas,ma Physics Laboratory
  • Helena Independent Record - Letter: DEQ needs to protect future generations - Seth Newton, Glendive
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - SLO City Council votes to explore intervening in Diablo Canyon closure - David Sneed
  • New York Times - Tom Kibble, Physicist Who Helped Discover the Higgs Mechanism, Dies at 83 - Steph Yin
  • UAE National - Third reactor vessel installed at UAE's Barakah plant
  • Huron Daily Tribune - Meeting on wind energy blows in favor of turbines - Brenda Battel
  • Charleston Post Courier - Letter: SCE&G rate hikes - Janice LeTourneau, Winford Court, Moncks Corner
  • Miami Herald - Miami-Dade pushes to retire FPL's Turkey Point cooling canals - Jenny Staletovich
  • Wicked Local Concord - Groundwater cleanup could start this year - Henry Schwan
  • Science Daily - Elderly Japanese most resilient in wake of triple disaster, study finds - University of Edinburgh
  • Common Dreams - Bolstered by New Proof of Asthma Link, Anti-Fracking Groups Plan 'Massive' March at DNC - Nika Knight
  • Poughkeepsie Journal - Letter(#2): Nuclear plants paramount to providing clean energy - Norris McDonald
  • IAEA - IAEA Experts to Participate in Annual Meeting of the Institute of Nuclear Materials Management - Vincent Fournier, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - IAEA Mission: Kenya Committed to Radiation Safety, Needs to Ensure Regulatory Body's Independence
  • World Nuclear News - Steam generator anomalies to extend Fessenheim 2 outage
  • World Nuclear News - Europe checks French state aid for Areva restructuring
  • Trend News Agency - UN secretary-general welcomes implementation of Iran nuke deal
  • Trend News Agency - Iran's Larijani: No way but retaliation to US "harassment - Emil Ilgar
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea's top brass convenes emergency meeting on N.K. provocations - kyongae.choi@yna.co.kr
  • Bellona - New EU Transport Strategy: promising for freight emissions, but lacking on bioenergy, shipping and aviation - Bellona Europa
  • Press TV - Iran can roll back nuclear program if JCPOA breached: Salehi
  • Press TV - No way left for Iran but confrontation: Larijani
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: Department of Energy/National Science Foundation High Energy Physics Advisory Panel PDF Pages 47159 - 47160 (2 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-17128]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Rules: Update to Transcript Correction Procedures, Pages 47005 - 47006 [FR DOC #: 2016-17072]
  • Nuclear Waste Technical Review Board - Notices: Meetings: Integrating Different Canister Designs for Storage and Disposal of Spent Nuclear Fuel PDF Pages 47181 - 47182 (2 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-17153]
  • Aiken Standard - Cesium removal contractor added by Savannah River Remediation - Thomas Gardiner
  • NHK World - Reactor decommissioning plan revised
  • NHK World - TEPCO ordered to pay for rumor-caused damages
  • NHK World - TEPCO urged to cut risk of radioactive water leak
  • Asahi Shimbun - TEPCO told to solve problem of harmful water at Fukushima plant - Japan Times
  • Japan Times - In first, Tepco admits ice wall can't stop Fukushima No. 1 groundwater - Tomoko Otake
  • Mainichi Daily News - NRA pushes for early processing of radioactive water at Fukushima plant
  • Mainichi Daily News - Third earthquake shakes Tokyo in 4 days
  • Jiji Press - TEPCO Urged to Cut Radioactive Water inside Fukushima N-Plant
  • DOE Hanford - DOE Marks 20 Years of Cleanup Success at ERDF
  • DOE Hanford - Hanford Site Cleanup Progress
  • Lexington Herald Leader - Estill leader criticizes state for keeping county in dark about radioactive waste - Greg Kocher

    Tuesday, July 19, 2016

  • EurekAlert - New ORNL tool probes for genes linked to toxic methylmercury - DOE/Oak Ridge National Laboratory
  • Idaho Statesman - INL plays vital role in safety of U.S. energy infrastructure - Sen. Jim Risch
  • Tri-City Herald - PNNL picked for research on Hanford, other radioactive tank waste - Annette Cary
  • AP - Iran's FM extolls country's ability to restore nuke program - Nasser Karimi
  • AP - Seoul says North Korea has fired 3 missiles into sea - Kim Tong-Hyung
  • AP - AP Exclusive: Document shows less limits on Iran nuke work - George Jahn
  • Reuters - U.S., Russia criticize U.N. chief over Iran nuclear deal report - Michelle Nichols
  • Reuters - UK lawmakers back renewal of nuclear weapons system - Kylie MacLellan
  • Reuters - Eastern Japan shaken by 5.2 quake, no tsunami warning - Elaine Lies
  • Reuters - Video: North Korea fires three missiles - Yiming Woo
  • Bloomberg - May Wins Vote on Trident, Says She'd Launch U.K. Nuclear Weapons - Robert Hutton
  • The Guardian - Theresa May would authorise nuclear strike causing mass loss of life - Rowena Mason, Anushka Asthana and Rajeev Syal
  • Financial Times - A wonk's guide to the Trident nuclear deterrent - Sam Jones
  • RT - Russia to sell nuclear fuel to US
  • Sputnik News - Russia's TVEL Makes First Batch of Fuel for New Nuclear-Powered Icebreakers
  • National Review - Democrats Ignore Inconvenient Math on Nuclear Power - Robert Bryce
  • U.S. News & World Report - The Myth of the Nuclear Renaissance--The game is already over for nuclear energy - Linda Pentz Gunter, International specialist and director of media and development Beyond Nuclear, Takoma Park, Maryland
  • Globe and Mail - Letter claims info on nuclear risks withheld from safety commissioners - Gloria Galloway
  • WWMT West Michigan - More Palisades nuclear plant security workers expressing worry - Cody Combs
  • WTOL - Nuclear plant workers on leave due to fire check records
  • Kalamazoo Gazette - 22 Palisades nuclear plant guards on paid administrative leave, fire inspections suspect - Rosemary Parker
  • Herald Palladium - Palisades places security workers on leave - Andrew Lersten
  • Atlas Obscura - 70 Years Ago, the U.S. Military Set Off a Nuke Underwater, and It Went Very Badly--Then they tried it four more times. - Sarah Laskow
  • Vanguard Nigeria - IAEA backs Nigeria's use of Uranium for power generation, says it poses no threat - Soni Daniel
  • Washington Post - The U.S. stores nuclear weapons in Turkey. Is that such a good idea? - Dan Lamothe
  • KEPR Pasco - WSU labs given millions to research nuclear waste changes over time at Hanford
  • Great Lakes Advocate - Nuclear info sessions across SA
  • Reuters UK - French unions walk out of nuclear sector meeting with minister - Bate Felix and Benjamin Mallet
  • Derby Telegraph - Decision to renew Trident nuclear weapons programme vital for Rolls-Royce jobs in Derby - RJohnson_dt
  • Northumberland News - Questioning the low-level radioactive cleanup in Port Hope - Marian Martin, Campbellcroft
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - World Nuclear Industry Status Report 2016 Released
  • Albuquerque Journal - Feds reach settlement with Navajos over uranium mine cleanup - Associated Press
  • The Ecologist UK - Offshore wind powers ahead as prices drop 30% below nuclear - Kieran Cooke
  • Platts - French, German forward power prices ease as coal drops; spot eases as wind rebounds
  • Worcester Business Journal - Marlborough co. handling nuclear plant auction - Sam Bonacci
  • World Nuclear News - Grid connection for second Fangchenggang unit
  • World Nuclear News - EDF Energy seeks innovative solutions for AGR fleet
  • World Nuclear News - US, Canadian supply chain organizations team up
  • World Nuclear News - Bellefonte auction announced
  • World Nuclear News - Kazakh-Chinese talks build on cooperation agreements
  • Cal Coast News - Diablo Canyon closure the result of failed energy policies - Dan Carpenter
  • Asahi Shimbun - EDITORIAL: Fukushima residents need time in deciding on their futures
  • Japan Times - No damage reported as quake shakes Tokyo
  • KSBY San Luis Obispo - PG&E preparing study on decommissioning of Diablo Canyon Power Plant - Angel Russell
  • Paducah Sun - DOE site tours nostalgic for many
  • Tri-City Herald - PNNL picked for research on Hanford, other radioactive tank waste - Annette Cary
  • Tri-City Herald - Class action lawsuit planned over Hanford pensions, benefits - Annette Cary
  • IAEA - IAEA Launches New Version of Advanced Reactors Database - Chad Painter and Tufan Yasar, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • BBC - Trident nuclear weapons system explained
  • BBC - May: Yes I would push the nuclear button
  • Trend News Agency - Kazakhstan, China strengthen nuclear cooperation - Elena Kosolapova
  • Press TV - Ban report based on incomplete info: Iran
  • Press TV - JCPOA commission to convene in Vienna for fourth meeting
  • KNPR - Dina Titus On Congress' Inaction - Casey Morell
  • KTNV Las Vegas - JON RALSTON: Pence and Gaming - Jon Ralston
  • Alexander City Outlook - PSC's Beeker talks energy woes, waste in government
  • DOE - FACT SHEET: OBAMA ADMINISTRATION ANNOUNCES CLEAN ENERGY SAVINGS FOR ALL AMERICANS INITIATIVE
  • GAO - NUCLEAR SECURITY: NRC Has Enhanced the Controls of Dangerous Radioactive Materials, but Vulnerabilities Remain GAO-16-330:
  • GAO - DEFENSE NUCLEAR ENTERPRISE: DOD Has Established Processes for Implementing and Tracking Recommendations to Improve Leadership, Morale, and Operations GAO-16-597R
  • GAO - DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY: Whistleblower Protections Need Strengthening GAO-16-618:
  • GAO - IRAN NUCLEAR AGREEMENT: The International Atomic Energy Agency's Authorities, Resources, and Challenges GAO-16-565
  • NRC - NRC to Hold Open House on July 26 to Discuss 2015 Performance of James A. FitzPatrick Nuclear Power Plant
  • NRC blog - Pokémon Go – Not a Go at Nuclear Plants - Prema Chandrathil, Public Affairs Officer, NRC Region III
  • NHK World - TEPCO urged to cut risk of radioactive water leak
  • Mainichi Daily News - Restart of Ikata Nuclear Plant No. 3 reactor not expected until August
  • Jiji Press - TEPCO Urged to Cut Radioactive Water inside Fukushima N-Plant
  • Jiji Press - Fukushima Banks Reopening Outlets to Promote Return of Residents
  • Richmond Register, KY - Community gathers at rally to gain information, discuss future action - Critley King
  • KFYR-TV, ND - Dakota Resource Council, ND Energy Industry Waste Coalition, ND Health Council in court over meeting notice
  • Popular Mechanics - Why Can't We Just Launch Waste Into the Sun? - Jay Bennett
  • Pacific Northwest National Laboratory - "Dream Team" chosen to study basic science of nuclear waste - Susan Bauer, PNNL
  • Gov.UK - Committee on Radioactive Waste Management (CoRWM) - Twelfth Annual Report 2015 to 2016
  • Ohio State University - ?Ohio State University to receive $10M for nuclear waste disposal research - Pam Frost Gorder
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Oak Ridge Reservation PDF Page 46916 (1 page) [FR DOC #: 2016-16954]
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: National Petroleum Council PDF Pages 46916 - 46917 (2 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-16953]
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: State Energy Advisory Board; Teleconference PDF Page 46917 (1 page) [FR DOC #: 2016-16956]
  • Energy Department - Notices: Requests for Information: Excess Uranium Management: Effects of DOE Transfers of Excess Uranium on Domestic Uranium Mining, Conversion, and Enrichment Industries PDF Pages 46917 - 46918 (2 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-17024]
  • Health and Human Services Department - Notices: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals, Page 46944 [FR DOC #: 2016-15982]
  • Health and Human Services Department - Notices: Designation of a Class of Employees for Addition to the Special Exposure Cohort, Pages 46943 - 46944 [FR DOC #: 2016-17017]
  • Health and Human Services Department - Notices: Final Effect of Designation of a Class of Employees for Addition to the Special Exposure Cohort, Page 46943 [FR DOC #: 2016-17019]
  • Health and Human Services Department - Notices: Final Effect of Designation of a Class of Employees for Addition to the Special Exposure Cohort, Page 46943 [FR DOC #: 2016-17018]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: NRC Form 314, Certificate of Disposition of Materials PDF Pages 46972 - 46973 (2 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-16955]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Facility Operating Licenses and Combined Licenses: Applications and Amendments Involving Proposed No Significant Hazards Considerations, etc. PDF Pages 46958 - 46970 (13 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-16925]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Guidance for Closure of Activities Related to Recommendation 2.1, Flooding Hazard Reevaluation, Pages 46970 - 46972 [FR DOC #: 2016-17047]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings; Sunshine Act, Page 46970 [FR DOC #: 2016-17140]

    Monday, July 18, 2016

  • KRQE News 13 Albuquerque - Tularosa residents mark cancer deaths on Trinity anniversary - Associated Press
  • Alamogordo Daily News - Tularosa Downwinders hosting candlelight vigil today
  • AP - Parliament to vote on renewing Britain's nuclear arsenal
  • Reuters - British lawmakers seen renewing Trident nuclear deterrent - Michael Holden and Elizabeth Piper
  • Reuters - Iran receives the missile part of S-300 defense system from Russia: Tasnim - Bozorgmehr Sharafedin
  • The Hill blog - Cancel the plutonium fuel factory - Matthew Bunn and Gary Samore
  • Newsweek - Trident Vote: Labour Split Three Ways Over Nuclear Submarines - Conor Gaffey
  • BBC - MPs to vote on Trident nuclear weapons system renewal
  • Daily Telegraph - Theresa May: Britain must renew Trident because ?nuclear threat against Britain and the world has increased - Peter Dominiczak, Political Editor Christopher Hope, Chief Political Correspondent
  • BBC - Politicians are divided over Trident nuclear replacement vote
  • ITV UK - Everything you need to know about Trident - Britain's nuclear deterrent
  • Japan Today - New documentary questions Japan's use of nuclear energy
  • Huffington Post Canada - Liberals Should Shutter Nuclear Plant Well Past Its Prime - Mike Schreiner, Leader of the Green Party of Ontario
  • KING5 Seattle - Touring B reactor at Hanford nuclear waste site - Caryn Littler
  • The Guardian - After the nuclear deal, the west should not disappoint Iranians for the third time - Saeed Kamali Dehghan
  • Brattleboro Reformer - Closed nuke's plan to ship radioactive water raises concerns - Dave Gram
  • Sputnik News - IAEA Visit to Russian NPP to Promote State's Nuclear Industry - Envoy
  • New Yorker - The H-Bombs in Turkey - Eric Schlosser
  • Times of India - Nuclear plant opposed
  • Indian Express - Nuclear energy extremely expensive, dangerous, warns Prakash Karat
  • The Guardian - Turkey coup attempt raises fears over safety of US nuclear stockpile - Julian Borger
  • Sputnik News - Commander of Air Base Holding US Nukes Arrested After Turkey Coup Attempt
  • The Olympian - New group wants SC to stop passing on nuclear plant costs - Jeffrey Collins
  • RT - Russia to loan Bangladesh $11.4bn to build nuclear power plant
  • Sofia News Agency - Iran Looking into Bulgaria's Nuclear Offer - Al-Bawaba
  • Al Bawaba - Fiscal constraints hamper nuclear energy projects in MENA: Apicorp
  • Australian Mining - WA uranium mines to see environmental approval - Sharon Masige
  • Tehran Times - Nuclear chief names new deputies
  • Tehran Times - Judiciary chief calls for 'fair' critique of nuclear deal
  • Deccan Chronicle - Cheers and tears at Kudankulam N-plant - Pallava Bagla
  • Assam Sentinel - JACSO firm against uranium mining
  • MENAFN - Egypt- Dabaa nuclear plant final contract to be completed Join our daily free Newsletter
  • Niagara Gazette - DEC releases North Avenue spoils pile radiation readings - Philip Gambini
  • KBS WORLD Radio - Gov't: N. Korea Ready to Conduct Nuke Test at Any Time
  • Radio New Zealand - Hopes for more resettlement options for Bikini Islanders
  • CounterPunch - The Indian Point Nukes: a Disaster Waiting to Happen - Karl Grossman
  • Asahi Shimbun - EDITORIAL: New Kagoshima governor must clarify stance on nuclear reactors - Norwich Bulletin
  • Norwich Bulletin - Editorial: It's in region's interests to help Millstone compete
  • Interfax-Ukraine - Natural preserve facilities for research can be created in Chornobyl Exclusion Zone
  • IAEA - IAEA Director General Marks 25th Anniversary of Brazilian – Argentine Agency for Accounting and Control of Nuclear Materials - Aabha Dixit, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • BBC - Britain's nuclear debate
  • Trend News Agency - Iran FM criticizes US over improper implementation of nuclear deal - Khalid Kazimov
  • Yonhap News - Seoul says Pyongyang is ready for nuke test any time - kyongae.choi@yna.co.kr
  • Press TV - UN chief's report violates JCPOA spirit: Iran
  • Press TV - US gets low grade in JCPOA implementation: Iran FM
  • DOE:EM - EM Begins Demolition of Building G2 at Separations Process Research Unit
  • NWTRB - Press Release -DOE's Activities to Integrate the Management and Disposal of Canisters for Spent Nuclear Fuel and High-level Radioactive Waste Is Focus of U.S. NWTRB August Meeting in Washington, D.C.
  • NWTRB - Letter -Board letter to Mr. John Kotek in response to DOE's June 9, 2016, letter to the Board
  • DOE - Energy Department Awards $40 Million for Research to Support Waste Cleanup at DOE Nuclear Sites
  • Asahi Shimbun - Some restricted zones to be lifted near Fukushima nuclear plant - Noriyoshi Ohtsuki
  • Mainichi Daily News - Restart of Ikata Nuclear Plant No. 3 reactor not expected until August
  • DOE:NNSA - NSSAB Meetings Update
  • Tri-City Herald - PNNL picked for research on Hanford, other DOE tank waste
  • Tallahassee Democrat - FSU gets $10 million grant for Cold War cleanup - Jeff Burlew
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: License Renewals: Board of Regents of the University of California, Irvine Nuclear Reactor Facility, Pages 46716 - 46718 [FR DOC #: 2016-16933]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings: Advisory Committee on the Medical Uses of Isotopes, Page 46716 [FR DOC #: 2016-16905]

    Sunday, July 17, 2016

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Letter: Legal pot, Yucca Mountain and risk analysis - Leonard Kreisler, Las Vegas
  • Mohave Daily News - Paulson, Klevorick to speak at Laughlin Leadership event
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - LANL discovery could launch next generation of solar power - Darynda Jones
  • Albuquerque Journal - WIPP seeks permit changes ahead of reopening - Lauren Villagran
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Familiar issues focus of state nuke meeting - Luke Ramseth
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Reader View: Radiation and the cost of ignorance
  • AP - Closed nuke's plan to ship radioactive water raises concerns - Dave Gram
  • NEI - Clean Energy Standard Will Help Retain New York's Nuclear Energy Facilities
  • Economic Times - India's secretive nuclear story: A tale of cheers and tears - Pallava Bagla
  • Al Jazeera - Iran nuclear deal one year on: Expectations vs reality - Al Jazeera
  • Daily Record - OPINION: Don't be too quick to dump nuclear power - William Levis
  • Observer-Reporter, Washington, PA - Shutting down nuclear power plants costs us all - Forrest J. Remick
  • Japan Today - M5 quake jolts Kanto region
  • Sputnik News - Tokai NPP Operation Suspended in Japan's Ibaraki Prefecture After Quake
  • China.org.cn - Nuclear power important in China's future energy mix
  • The Independent - Nuclear weapons have almost been launched accidentally 13 times – it's time to stop believing in the fantasy that Trident keeps us safe - Caroline Lucas
  • Herald Scotland - Op ed: Giving up nuclear weapons would be disaster for jobs in Scotland - Jackie Baillie
  • Scottish Daily Record - Trident vote dismissed as 'cheap political stunt' as MPs prepare to decide on replacing nuclear system - Mark Aitken
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - Letter: Thank the 'no nukes' crowd for unemployment after Diablo nuclear plant closes - Jim Vint, Santa Maria
  • Alton Daily News? - Nuclear Power Plants Head for Closure - Cole Lauterbach
  • WTVQ Lexington - Estill Co. Concerned Citizens rally about radioactive waste dumping - Diane Gerstenfeld
  • LEX18 Lexington - Rally Held Over Estill County Landfill Concerns
  • West Kentucky Star - AG: No Criminal Charges in East KY Landfill Case
  • Daily News Egypt? - Dabaa nuclear plant final contract to be completed - Mohamed Farag
  • Asahi Shimbun - Some restricted zones to be lifted near Fukushima nuclear plant - Noriyoshi Ohtsuki
  • Korea Times - Increased activity monitored at N. Korea nuke test site: allies
  • Yonhap News - China, Russia still firmly against N.K. nukes: diplomat
  • Columbia Daily Herald? - TVA completes key tests for new Watts Bar nuclear unit - Dave Flessner
  • London Times - Down periscope – Britain's new nuclear subs set for choppy waters - John Collingridge
  • Albuquerque Journal - WIPP seeks permit changes ahead of reopening - Lauren Villagran
  • Daily Telegraph - Brexit to add £350m to energy bills - Emily Gosden
  • San Antonio Express-News - Clean energy on the rise in Texas, and that's good news - John Hall
  • Appeal-Democrat? - Audit shows why PUC reform plan not enough - Thomas Elias
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Letter: Plants violate laws of thermodynamics -
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Letter: Plants violate laws of thermodynamics
  • Saudi Gazette - Fiscal restraints to keep MENA nuclear power on the sidelines
  • BBC - Thousands attend Trident protests across Scotland
  • The Hindu - India's NSG membership bid calls for in-depth discussion, says Beijing envoy Liu Jinsong - Suhasini Haidar
  • Trend News Agency - Iran leader's aid criticizes US over nuclear deal - Farhad Daneshvar
  • Yonhap News - Increased activity monitored at N. Korea nuke test site: allies
  • NRC blog - GAO and the Fake Licensees - Duncan White, Senior Health Physicist
  • Asahi Shimbun - Some restricted zones to be lifted near Fukushima nuclear plant - Noriyoshi Ohtsuki/
  • Asahi Shimbun - Quake jolts Tokyo region; no tsunami warning issued
  • Mainichi Daily News - M5.0 quake jolts eastern Japan including Tokyo
  • Enformable - New film about Indian Point nuclear power plant provides insights about regulating the nuclear industry -
  • Enformable - New film about Indian Point nuclear power plant provides insights about regulating the nuclear industry

    Saturday, July 16, 2016

  • YubaNet.com - Dan Bacher: Brown Hires Bruce Babbitt As New Point Man For Delta Tunnels - Dan Bacher
  • teleSUR - After September 9/11, U.S. Imperialism's 'Gift' to Fallujah
  • Alamogordo Daily News - Tularosa Downwinders hosting candlelight vigil today
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - It's Beginning To Look A Lot Like ScienceFest! - Carol A. Clark
  • AP - Senate Democrats call for extending Iran sanctions law - Richard Lardner
  • Bloomberg - NATO Allies Rally Behind Erdogan as Turkish Coup Splits Military - Nick Wadhams, Mike Dorning
  • Bloomberg - 9/11 Attackers May Have Had Saudi Help, Classified Pages Say - Nafeesa Syeed, Chris Strohm
  • Bloomberg - Video: Iran Nuclear Deal: Charlie Rose
  • Reuters - Brazil deports Franco-Algerian physicist convicted in past terror plot -
  • Reuters - Brazil deports Franco-Algerian physicist convicted in past terror plot
  • USA Today - Without nuke power, climate change threat grows: Column - Ted Nordhaus and Ray Rothrock
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - Diablo Canyon is not needed, SLO Mothers for Peace says - Linda Seeley and Jane Swanson
  • Cal Coast News - OpEd: Was the Diablo desal an election scam? - Debbie Peterson
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - How to prevent theater nuclear warfare - Masako Ikegami
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - The Rokkasho test: Has Japan learned the lessons of Fukushima? - Tadahiro Katsuta
  • Xinhua News - Nuclear power important in China's future energy mix: report
  • The Independent - China to build nuclear power stations on disputed islands in South China Sea - Ian Johnston
  • Taipei Times - China planning nuclear plants in S China Sea
  • Lockport Union-Sun & Journal? - MAILBAG: Environmental group supports nuclear power for NY - Norris McDonald, president African American Environmentalist Association New York City
  • Lexington Herald Leader - No criminal charges filed in case of radioactive waste in Estill landfill - Morgan Eads and Greg Kocher
  • Glasgow Daily Times, KY - Beshear: No criminal charges for dumping radioactive waste - Bill Robinson
  • RT - Florida nuclear plant operator sued for polluting drinking water
  • Illinois News Network - Lawmakers face deadline on nuclear closures
  • News-Gazette, Champaign, IL - 'I'm worried we have a time problem' - Tom Kacich
  • Fox Illinois - Republican Lawmakers Push to Save Clinton Power Plant - Brendan Cullerton
  • Clinton Daily Journal - Republican leaders address Exelon issue
  • Oxford Research Group? - Brexit and the UK's Uncertain Nuclear Future - Tim Street
  • Plymouth Herald - MPs prepared to back £20 billion nuclear 'insurance policy' - WMNKLangston
  • KABC-TV Los Angeles - Radiation detectors put to use at LAX - Miriam Hernandez
  • St. Louis Public Radio - Tests suggest heated nuclear waste from West Lake Landfill do not produce more radiation - Eli Chen
  • Yonhap News - ASEM summit adopts chair statement condemning N.K. nuke, missile programs - Song Sang-ho
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - TVA completes key tests for newest Watts Bar nuclear unit -
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - TVA completes key tests for newest Watts Bar nuclear unit
  • Sputnik News - Political Pressure on EU Countries Using Russian Nuclear Fuel Mounting
  • Syon Geographical - Energy levels: Different regions of the world have different renewable fuel sources - Benjamin Hennig
  • Forbes - Impending Electric Shock? Consumers and Investors Should Brace ...
  • Toledo Blade - Oil leaks from tank at Fermi plant - David Patch
  • BBC News - 'No plans' to move nuclear weapons from Scotland
  • Xinhua News - Cuba, U.S. hold 3rd Regulatory Dialogue
  • Asahi Shimbun - VOX POPULI: Sad day as an old Fukushima baseball team plays final game
  • KFYR-TV, ND - ND radioactive waste rules going to court - Anthony Humes
  • LewRockwell.com - Whitewash Won't Cover Blair's Guilt - Eric Margolis
  • antiwar.com - Chilcot and the End of the Anglosphere - Justin Raimondo
  • Ron Paul Institute - Fool's Errand: NATO Pledges Four More Years of War in Afghanistan - Ron Paul
  • POGO - Nuclear Agency Rope-a-Dopes Pulitzer Prize-Winner -
  • POGO - Nuclear Agency Rope-a-Dopes Pulitzer Prize-Winner
  • Mainichi Daily News - NRA secretariat discontinues probe into leak of internal training documents
  • JAIF - Ceremony Opens Japan-IAEA Joint Nuclear Energy Management School in Tokyo
  • JAIF - Otsu District Court Once More Rules against Operation of Takahama-3 and -4

    Friday, July 15, 2016

  • Cape Cod Times - Pilgrim seeks more time for safety upgrade - Ethan Genter
  • Cape Cod Broadcasting - Pilgrim Requests Extension from NRC for Post Fukushima Order - Brian Merchant
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Guest column: INL important to Idaho & U.S. - Lt. Gov. Brad Little
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Guest column: INL helps secure U.S. Energy infrastructure - Senator Jim Risch
  • Albuquerque Journal - Debate is on over making more nuke triggers at Los Alamos lab - Mark Oswald
  • Tri-City Herald - Whistleblowers recount retaliation by Department of Energy - Lindsay Wise, Sammy Fretwell and Annette Cary
  • News & Observer - Report: Department of Energy fails to protect nuclear whistleblowers - Lindsay Wise and Sammy Fretwell
  • Tri-City Herald - Hanford plutonium plant demolition deadline extended - Annette Cary
  • KEPR Pasco - DOE: Demo and cleanup date for Hanford plutonium plant pushed back 1 year
  • Aiken Standard - Federal report condemns Department of Energy, Savannah River Site company for failure to protect whistleblowers - Thomas Gardiner
  • McClatchy Washington Bureau - Report: Department of Energy fails to protect nuclear whistleblowers - Lindsay Wise and Sammy Fretwell
  • GAO - Department of Energy: Whistleblower Protections Need Strengthening GAO-16-618
  • GAO - Defense Nuclear Enterprise: DOD Has Established Processes for Implementing and Tracking Recommendations to Improve Leadership, Morale, and Operations GAO-16-597R
  • GAO - Iran Nuclear Agreement: The International Atomic Energy Agency's Authorities, Resources, and Challenges GAO-16-565
  • NRC - New NRC Resident Inspector Assigned To Pilgrim Nuclear Plant
  • Bloomberg - U.K. Revives Industrial Plan Unseen Since Margaret Thatcher - Jessica Shankleman
  • Bloomberg - Largest U.S. Offshore Wind Farm Planned in New York Waters - Chris Martin
  • Reuters - China media again touts plans to float nuclear reactors in disputed South China Sea - Kathy Chen and David Stanway
  • Reuters - Former Japan nuclear regulator lashes out over earthquake standards - Osamu Tsukimori
  • Reuters - Shovels and old planes: As North Korea pursues the bomb, its military wanes - James Pearson and Ju-min Park
  • NJ Spotlight - Should Consumers Pay Surcharge to Help Defray Cost of Nuclear Energy? - Tom Johnson
  • Radio Prague - Czech nuclear waste deep storage will only be sited where there is local support says ministry - Chris Johnstone
  • Forbes - Closing Diablo Canyon Nuclear Plant Will Cost Money and Raise Carbon Emissions - James Conca
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - Focus: For General Atomics, smaller nuclear plants are beautiful--But can its technology work? and is it even needed? - Rob Nikolewski
  • Waterloo Region Record - Editorial: Nuclear energy's still a good option
  • BBC - 'No plans' to move nuclear weapons from Scotland
  • SA Business Day - Nuclear sector in crisis as SA weighs options - Mark Allix
  • Bangkok Post - China 'may build nuclear plants' in South China Sea
  • World Nuclear News - Chinese I&C system passes IAEA review
  • World Nuclear News - Bloomberg sees 1% fall in nuclear's global share by 2040
  • World Nuclear News - UK's nuclear clean-up cost estimate dips to $154 billion
  • World Nuclear News - UK's new premier axes Department of Energy and Climate Change
  • World Nuclear News - Exelon ready to make investment in New York plants
  • World Nuclear News - UK Energy Minister underlines nuclear's role
  • WTVQ Lexington - Rally on Saturday to address radioactive waste at Estill Co. landfill
  • Hartford Courant - State Budget Cuts Affect Radioactive Trash Inspections - Gregory B. Hladky
  • Syracuse Post Standard - Nuke subsidies: NY extends comment period but aims at Aug. 1 decision - Tim Knauss
  • Syracuse Post Standard - The future of NY nukes: 6 questions about saving the Upstate plants - Tim Knauss
  • Buffalo News - Schumer pushes EPA on cleanup plan for Niagara, Grand Island radioactive 'hot spots' - Thomas J. Prohaska
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - TVA completes key tests for newest Watts Bar nuclear unit - Dave Flessner
  • SA Business Day - Energy plan stalls on cost of nuclear - Carol Paton
  • BusinessGreen - Nuclear competitiveness falling with rise of renewables, says government watchdog - Jocelyn Timperley
  • VT Digger - Public Service Board again nixes anti-nuclear group's arguments - Mike Faher
  • The State - Drones over SRS nuclear site prompt discussion of no-fly zone - Sammy Fretwell
  • Utility Dive - Environmental groups file lawsuit against FPL over Turkey Point nuclear issues - Robert Walton
  • Times of India - Kudankulam a lesson in building new nuclear plants - B Sivakumar
  • London Times - British nuclear subs vital, say US generals - Deborah Haynes, Defence Editor
  • KFYR-TV, ND - ND radioactive waste rules going to court - Anthony Humes
  • Plymouth Herald - MPs prepared to back £20 billion nuclear 'insurance policy' - WMNKLangston
  • Niagara Falls Reporter - Everything Desantis Said Concerning Radioactive Waste Dump Was Wrong - Tony Farina
  • News Corp Australia - SA seeks regional feedback on nuclear dump
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea, U.S., Japan condemn N. Korea's nuclear, missile provocations - Hague@Yna.Co.Kr, Kokobj@Yna.Co.Kr
  • Sputnik News - Pentagon Tells US Congress Air Force Needs New Nuclear Cruise Missile
  • Port Pirie Recorder - Industry expo to host 'nuclear' stall - Greg Mayfield
  • MassisPost - Former Top Managers of Metsamor Nuclear Power Plant Prosecuted For Fraud
  • InsideSources - The Cruel Market – Nuclear Pain and Environmental Loss - Llewellyn King
  • CBS St. Louis - Republic Services: Landfill Fire Moving Away From Radioactive Waste
  • Japan Times - Japan seeks talks with U.S. over "no first use" nuclear policy change
  • WJBC Bloomington - Exelon: Point of no return is two weeks after nuclear plant shutdown - Terry James
  • KIVI-TV - Nuclear waste meeting in Boise tonight
  • Portfolio.hu - Russian Rosatom takes over one of Hungary's nuclear suppliers
  • BBC - Government axes climate department - Paul Rincon
  • The Guardian - Industrial strategy welcomed as part of government's new business policy - Graham Ruddick
  • Nuclear Decommissioning Authority blog - View from the top - John Clarke
  • Central Penn Business Journal - Power patrol: Behind the scenes with NRC inspectors at Three Mile Island - Roger DuPuis
  • St. Louis Post-Dispatch - Editorial: Regulatory agencies treating West Lake Landfill like a hot potato
  • The Australian - Ann Newmarch print at Flinders Uni tackles radiation and birth defects - Bronwyn Watson
  • KIFI Idaho Falls - Arco hosts 34th Atomic Days - Alasyn Zimmerman
  • Breaking Energy - Researchers Retract Findings Regarding The Health Risks Of "Fracking" - Connor Mullin | Akin Gump - Excubitor
  • Napa Valley Register - Audit shows why Public Utility Commission reform plan is not enough - Thomas D. Elias
  • Press TV - JCPOA was triumph of diplomacy over coercion: Iran's Zarif
  • Press TV - US, UK release statements on one-year anniversary of Iran deal
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notices: Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.; Weekly Receipts, Page 46077 [FR DOC #: 2016-16800]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Rules: Variable Annual Fee Structure for Small Modular Reactors; Corrections, Pages 45963 - 45965 [FR DOC #: 2016-16659]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Director's Decisions: Florida Power and Light Co., St. Lucie Plant, Unit No. 2 PDF Pages 46124 - 46125 (2 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-16763]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Guidance: Seismic Design Classification for Nuclear Power Plants PDF Pages 46117 - 46118 (2 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-16767]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: License Amendment Applications: Duke Energy Progress, Inc., Shearon Harris Nuclear Power Plant, Unit 1; Surveillance Frequency Control Program PDF Pages 46118 - 46123 (6 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-16762]
  • ENENews - Photographer Sneaks into Fukushima: "I can feel a burning sensation in my eyes and thick chemical smell"… We drove straight out – An "almost entirely lifeless" post-apocalyptic world… "IT WAS AMAZING!!!!!" – "Radiation leakage is damaging environment and life in Pacific" (PICS & VIDEO)
  • NHK World - State minister rules out sarcophagus option
  • NHK World - Kansai Electric appeals against halt of reactors
  • NHK World - Ikata nuclear plant holds emergency drill
  • Kyodo News - Japan seeks talks with U.S. over "no first use" nuclear policy change - Japan Times
  • Japan Times - Kansai Electric files appeal against ruling on Takahama reactors
  • Mainichi Daily News - Ex-NRA bigwig demands recalculation of Oi nuclear plant quake estimate
  • Senator Dean Heller (R-NV) - Heller on Yucca: "Solution is not forcing burden on Nevada."
  • Rep. Cresent Hardy (R-NV4) - Hardy Testimony Before Environment and the Economy Subcommittee on Yucca Mountain
  • Rep. Dina Titus (D-NV1) - Rep. Titus: We will not be bribed for Yucca Mountain

    Thursday, July 14, 2016

  • Agri-Pulse - What to do about Yucca Mountain? - Jodi Delapaz
  • Vegas Seven - Cresent Hardy Reminiscent of Another Underestimated Republican - Michael Green
  • Idaho Statesman blog - DOE hearing in Boise to consider issues around handling of nuclear waste - Robert Ehlert
  • Ripon Advance - Dold introduces bill to compensate communities for storage of spent nuclear fuel
  • New Internationalist blog - Jassim – the need to remember - Judith Morrison
  • An Phoblacht - Chilcot – A British inquiry to serve British political needs - Peadar Whelan
  • Financial Times - Nuclear waste: keep out for 100,000 years - Michael Stothard
  • Tri-City Herald - Tank barged up river could resolve Hanford vit plant issue - Annette Cary
  • Miami Herald - GAO report criticizes Energy Department's handling of whistleblower complaints - Lindsay Wise and Sammy Fretwell
  • McClatchy Washington Bureau - One year later, Iran obeying nuclear deal, despite early doubts - Teresa Welsh
  • Concord Journal - EPA settlement ensures clean groundwater for Concord site - EN-EL14a Battery
  • AP - House approves bill to undercut nuclear agreement with Iran - Richard Lardner
  • Bloomberg - Renewable Power Push Threatens Last Two New England Reactors - Jonathan Crawford
  • Bloomberg - U.K. Chancellor Hammond Hopes for Hinkley Reactor Decision Soon - Rachel Morison
  • Reuters - Hungary shuts reactor at Paks plant; seen back on line on Friday - Sandor Peto and Gergely Szakacs
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Japan Atomic Power in partnership talks with Exelon
  • Bloomberg - What Happens to Old Polluting Power Plants? Italy Has an Answer - Jessica Shankleman
  • Tehran Times - JCPOA: One year later
  • New Yorker - Will the Iran Nuclear Deal Survive? - Robin Wright
  • Albany Times Union - Talks aim to keep FitzPatrick nuclear plant open - Michael Hill
  • Bloomberg - Nuclear Brinkmanship in New York - Liam Denning
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - World Nuclear Industry Status Report - Dan Drollette Jr
  • Federal Times - Nuclear: Highly dangerous, tightly controlled - Michael Hardy
  • NDTV - A New US, India Project: A Power Plant Safer Than Nuclear Reactors - Pallava Bagla
  • MetalMiner - Nuclear Power Struggles to Make its Case on Cost Grounds - Stuart Burns
  • UPI - Report: North Korea can produce as many as 21 nuclear weapons - Elizabeth Shim
  • Japan Times - Kagoshima's new governor vows to halt Sendai nuclear plant for safety checks
  • VT Digger - Feds weigh Vermont Yankee water shipment options - Mike Faher
  • Deseret News - BLM extends comment period on uranium mine plan
  • Portfolio.hu - EU may sanction constructor of Hungary's new nuclear reactors
  • Palm Beach Post - Federal lawsuit filed against FPL over nuclear plant discharges - Susan Salisbury
  • htxt.africa - South Africa's nuclear ambitions will be difficult to realise - Charlie Fripp
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - OF NUCLEAR INTEREST: Public hearing: Pilgrim's water discharge permit - Karen Vale-Vasilev
  • VietNamNet Bridge - Nuclear power plant still on schedule
  • San Luis Obispo New Times - Letter: Nuclear storage is inadequate - Carole Hisasue
  • Japan Today - Court rules Fukushima reactor makers not liable for 2011 disaster
  • Syracuse Post Standard - Letter: 'Nuclear is an unsafe bridge to clean energy and one not worth the risk' - Wendy Harris, Syracuse
  • Albany Times Union - NYISO cites costs, capacity in Cuomo clean energy plan - Larry Rulison
  • Lockport Union-Sun & Journal - MAILBAG: New York needs nuclear power - Arthur Kremer, chairmanNew York Affordable Reliable Electricity Alliance (AREA)New York City
  • AlterNet - New York's Governor Would Rather Prop Up the Nuclear Industry Than Invest in Renewable Energy - Jessica Azulay
  • Japan Times - Iodine jelly to be handed out to infants living within 30 km of nuclear plants
  • Japan Times - Sun no longer shines on Japan's solar boom as subsidies wane - Chisaki Watanabe and Stephen Stapczynski
  • San Clemente Times - SCE Claims Customers Won't Pay for Failed Equipment in Decommissioning Process
  • Orange County Register - Have an opinion on San Onofre station? State commission seeks your input - Fred Swegles
  • Atomic Insights - California Renewables Mandates and "Non-bypassable Charges" Make Diablo Canyon Closure Agreement A Winner For PG&E - Rod Adams
  • DOE - Statement from Secretary Ernest Moniz on the Anniversary of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action
  • DOE - Students Designed A Robot to Handle Nuclear Fuel - Nora Heikkinen, Idaho National Laboratory
  • The Guardian - Hinkley Point: new UK chancellor determined to start building - Terry Macalister
  • BBC - Iran's nuclear deal a year on
  • Trend News Agency - EU intends to open delegation in Iran – Mogherini - Farhad Daneshvar
  • Press TV - All sides must remain committed to nuclear deal: Mogherini
  • Press TV - US House GOPers ban heavy water purchase from Iran
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notices: Meetings: Science Advisory Board Environmental Economics Advisory Committee; Public Teleconferences PDF Pages 45475 - 45476 (2 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-16710]
  • NHK World - Kansai Electric appeals against halt of reactors
  • NHK World - Ikata nuclear plant holds emergency drill
  • Kyodo News - Utility files appeal to suspend injunction halting Takahama reactors
  • Kyodo News - Study shows bulk of fuel still in crippled Fukushima No. 2 reactor
  • Kyodo News - FEATURE: New documentary questions Japan's use of nuclear energy - Izumi Sakakibara
  • Mainichi Daily News - 'Stone coffin' eyed for decommissioning Fukushima plant: report
  • Mainichi Daily News - Incoming governor to ask utility to suspend Sendai nuclear plant
  • POWERmag - Japanese Nuclear Sector Suffers More Setbacks - Thomas Overton
  • DOE:EM - EM Update | Vol. 8, Issue 13 | July 14, 2016 - Independent Australia
  • Independent Australia - Weatherill trumps up Citizens' Jury Report in push for SA nuke waste dump - Noel Wauchope

    Wednesday, July 13, 2016

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - State board approves $2.5M to help Nevada fight Yucca Mountain ...
  • KKOH - Money Approved To Fight Yucca Mountain Dump
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - Abraham "Abe" Van Luik dies at 71
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - WIPP: In Memoriam - Dr. Abraham (Abe) Van Luik
  • Midwest Energy News - Nuclear advocates eye former coal plant sites for small reactors
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Feds plan Boise nuclear waste meeting
  • Chicago Tribune - House bill would compensate Zion for storage of 'stranded' nuclear waste
  • France Local - France's 'underground Chernobyl' moves step closer
  • Nuclear Energy Insider - US reactor closures raise urgency of new decommissioning rules
  • Nuclear Energy Insider - SMR developers shrug off Brexit fears to deepen ties with UK suppliers
  • Nuclear Energy Insider - Hinkley Point C awaits EDF board vote; UK backs new build after Brexit
  • BanDepletedUranium.org - European Parliament urges EU governments to support UN ...
  • Boston Globe - Groundwater cleanup to begin at contaminated Concord site
  • Axis of Logic - UK refusing to help clean up Iraq after raining down radioactive shells Printer friendly page
  • Ruidoso News - Two events Saturday honor Trinity fallout survivors
  • Oak Ridger - Alexander: Energy bill supports research at ORNL
  • Idaho Statesman - Idaho: Ready to give 'consent' to allow more commercial nuclear ...
  • KCPQ/Q13 FOX Seattle - Two more Hanford workers report possible exposure to vapors - Associated Press
  • KEPR Pasco - Hanford work stoppage order continues; two more workers evaluated for symptoms
  • TNH Connecticut - Connecticut lawmaker pushes nuclear waste bill - By Keith Kountz
  • The Independent - Chilcot report: If there's one word to describe the UK's approach to military action in Iraq, it's 'amateurism' - Patrick Cockburn
  • The American Conservative - Remembering Some Obvious Truths About the Iraq War - Daniel Larison
  • The Guardian - The Chilcot report reveals everything we've forgotten since 1945 - Derek B Miller
  • La Stampa - The war in Iraq and St. John Paul II's prophecy - Andrea Tornielli
  • Western Journalism - British Report On Iraq: Not So Scathing After All - Allan Erickson
  • Japan Times - A reckoning for Britain and Blair
  • Irish Times - For all the sound and fury Chilcot Report changes nothing - Aidan Hehir
  • Herald Scotland - SNP: Gordon Brown's Chilcot Report remit advice must be published
  • The Guardian - The Chilcot Report by Sir John Chilcot – digested read - John Crace
  • Consortium News - Iraq War, an Unaccountable Crime - Eric S. Margolis
  • AP - A year later, Iran nuclear deal is holding but fragile - Bradley Klapper
  • Bloomberg - Entergy in Talks to Sell FitzPatrick Nuclear Plant to Exelon - Christine Buurma
  • Reuters - BRIEF-Entergy in talks for potential sale of Fitzpatrick nuclear plant to Exelon
  • Reuters - RPT-EDF can support Hinkley Point financial risk -French parliament report - Bate Felix
  • Reuters - New nuclear reactor builds fall to zero in H1 2016: report - Aaron Sheldrick
  • Reuters - Commentary: A year after nuclear deal, sanctions still hurt Iran - Amir Handjani
  • Syracuse Post Standard - Entergy aims to sell FitzPatrick nuclear plant by mid-August - Tim Knauss
  • Business Wire - Nuclear Matters Urges Timely Implementation of the CES to Ensure Continued Operation of Upstate Nuclear Plants
  • Financial Times - Subsidy for Hinkley nuclear power station quintuples to £30bn - Andrew Ward
  • The Guardian - Hinkley Point C may cost £30bn in 'top-up payments', warns watchdog - Terry Macalister
  • Daily Telegraph - Hinkley Point subsidy bill quadruples as power price forecasts fall - Emily Gosden
  • SFGate - Vermont nuclear plant owner wants to ship radioactive water
  • Morning Consult - Why Does Nuclear Energy Account For Less Than a Fifth of Our National Energy Mix? - Cameron Smith
  • Pahrump Valley Times - Commissioner provides county's voice at Yucca hearing - Daria Sokolova
  • RT - 'Underground Chernobyl': French parliament OKs nuclear waste facility despite protests
  • Daily Caller - Nuclear Agency Brags About Duping Washington Post Reporter - Thomas Phippen
  • NBC Chicago - Several Security Guards at Nuke Plant Along Lake Michigan Placed on Leave Amid Scrutiny from Federal Regulators - Chris Coffey
  • Sputnik News - Rosatom Set to Develop Technology of Advanced Nuclear Fuel Production - Indian Express
  • Indian Express - NPT not a requirement for NSG but adherence is a factor, says US think-tank expert
  • WSKG - Proposed Nuclear Subsidies Could Save Upstate Power Plants - Payne Horning
  • WTOP - Virginia group says new nuclear plant would be boondoggle - Alan Suderman
  • The Chattanoogan - Alexander Says U.S. Must Continue To Have "Safe, Reliable, and Credible Nuclear Deterrent"
  • Beaver County Times - FirstEnergy seeking full ownership of second unit at Beaver Valley nuclear plant - Jared Stonesifer
  • Pittsburgh Business Times blog - FirstEnergy moves toward full ownership of Beaver Valley second unit - Patty Tascarella
  • Louisiana Record - Man alleges he was exposed to radioactive material on jobsite - Carrie Bradon
  • World Nuclear News - UK regulators provide update on reactor design assessments
  • CBS Las Vegas - State Approves $2.5M to Keep Fighting Yucca Mountain Dump
  • Augusta Chronicle - Savannah River Remediation receives safety award
  • NRC - NRC Proposes $3,500 Civil Penalty to Patriot Engineering and Environmental Inc.
  • NRC blog - Part II: How the NRC Uses a Defense-in-Depth Approach Today to Protect the Public - Mary Drouin, Senior Program Manager, Division of Risk Assessment, Performance and Reliability Branch
  • IAEA - Using Nuclear Techniques to Monitor the Health of Coral Reefs - Sarah Jones-Couture, IAEA Environment Laboratories
  • Trend News Agency - Rouhani: Entire nuclear-related sanctions removed - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • NHK World - Reactor decommissioning plan cites 'sarcophagus'
  • NHK World - A-bomb survivors speed up signature gathering
  • NHK World - Fukushima mayors react to decommission plan
  • NHK World - Court blocks restart of 2 Takahama reactors
  • NHK World - Fukushima plant workers recover tainted rainwater
  • Kyodo News - Incoming governor to ask utility to suspend Sendai nuclear plant
  • Kyodo News - Nuclear authority says Oi plant's quake hazard not underestimated
  • Kyodo News - Court again nixes appeal to restart 2 Takahama nuclear reactors
  • Kyodo News - Japan lifts evacuation orders in Fukushima affecting 10,000 people - Japan Times
  • Japan Times - Japan's population drops at fastest pace on record
  • Mainichi Daily News - NRA seeks background checks on nuclear workers to prevent terror attacks
  • Mainichi Daily News - Nuclear authority says Oi plant's quake hazard not underestimated
  • Mainichi Daily News - Nuclear disaster evacuation order covering 10,000 Minamisoma residents lifted
  • Press TV - Iran can fully restore nuclear program if JCPOA violated: Rouhani
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Criteria for Guidance of States and NRC in Discontinuance of NRC Regulatory Authority and Assumption Thereof By States Through Agreement PDF Pages 45309 - 45311 (3 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-16489]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Guidance: Program-Specific Guidance About Possession Licenses for Manufacturing and Distribution PDF Pages 45308 - 45309 (2 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-16559]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Guidance: Protection Against Extreme Wind Events and Missiles for Nuclear Power Plants PDF Pages 45311 - 45312 (2 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-16553]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: License to Export High-Enriched Uranium, Page 45311 [FR DOC #: 2016-16557]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Standard Review Plans: Physical Security HardwareInspections, Tests, Analyses, and Acceptance Criteria PDF Pages 45312 - 45314 (3 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-16469]
  • Grand Forks Herald - Environmental groups to argue radioactive waste rules passed with inadequate public notice - Lauren Donovan
  • Yahoo!7 News - Fukushima reactor makers not liable: Japan court - AFP

    Tuesday, July 12, 2016

  • Pahrump Valley Times - Yucca Mountain project history told from the inside - Selwyn Harris
  • Elko Daily Free Press - Commentary: Nevada Shoshones history - Manuel Coochum
  • KVEW Kennewick - Hanford cleanup continues after more than 25 years - Amanda Quintana
  • Seattle Times - Workers at some Hanford radioactive waste tank farms stop work in dispute over vapors - Nicholas K. Geranios
  • Tri-City Herald - Challenging year ends well for Richland nuclear power plant - Annette Cary
  • Tri-City Herald - DOE wants deadline extension for Hanford PFP demolition - Annette Cary
  • RT - Chilcot: UK refusing to help clean up Iraq after raining down radioactive shells
  • AP - Workers at some Hanford tanks stop in dispute over vapors - Nicholas K. Geranios
  • Bloomberg - Navy's $12.9 Billion Carrier Falls Further Behind Schedule - Anthony Capaccio
  • Bloomberg - Brexit Political Chaos Matters More for EDF Than Sterling Slump - Francois De Beaupuy
  • Reuters - Images show high level of activity at North Korea nuclear site: monitor - David Brunnstrom
  • Reuters - After nuclear deal, Iran sticks to wary tactics in key Gulf waterway - Phil Stewart
  • Reuters - Japan court upholds reactor shutdown in new blow to nuclear industry - Aaron Sheldrick and Osamu Tsukimori
  • Gizmodo - What a Radioactive Town Looks Like Five Years After the Humans Left - Bryan Menegus
  • Albany Times Union - Much value in nuclear facilities - Edward Dodge
  • Business Wire - Upstate Energy Jobs Coalition Applauds PSC for Proposal to Support Upstate Nuclear Power Plants in Clean Energy Standard
  • Lower Hudson Journal - NY nuclear plan would cost $1B over 2 years - Jon Campbell
  • Oneonta Daily Star - State mulls $1B in nuke-plant subsidies - Joe Mahoney
  • Oswego County Today - Barclay Applauds Public Service Commission's Proposal to Assist Nuclear Energy
  • Power Technology - New York PSC issues proposal to keep upstate nuclear plants open for environmental benefits
  • Syracuse Post Standard - Letter: NY needs a carbon tax, not nuclear subsidies, to cut emissions - Kyle E. Thomas, Syracuse
  • Utility Dive - New York regulators outline subsidy plan to save upstate nuclear plants - Robert Walton
  • Korea Times - Signs of NK nuclear test detected - Yi Whan-woo
  • Japan Times - Court rules a third time against Takahama reactors - Eric Johnston
  • Sputnik News - Operator of Japan's Takahama Nuclear Plant to Fight Court-Mandated Shutdown
  • WTNH Connecticut - Connecticut lawmaker pushes nuclear waste bill - Keith Kountz
  • Metro UK - Fukushima ghost towns pictured five years after nuclear disaster - Toby Meyjes
  • News Corp Australia - Energy Resources uranium production down
  • NJ.com - N.J. nuclear plant restarts, abruptly shuts down again, official says - Bill Gallo Jr.
  • Rock River Times - State nuclear plant closing continue apace
  • Press TV - West tries to mix up Iran's nuclear activities with missile program: Iran
  • Press of Atlantic City - Officials: Nuclear plant shuts down abruptly after restart
  • Western Mail - Developers of Wylfa Newydd nuclear station have a 'desire' to use the local supply chain and workforce - Chris Pyke
  • Sofia News Agency - Iran, Bulgaria Agree on Nuclear Cooperation
  • All Things Nuclear - Nuclear Plant Accidents: Fermi Unit 1 - Dave Lochbaum, director, Nuclear Safety Project
  • Business Wire - Westinghouse Awarded $8 Million by DOE to Advance Nuclear Technology - Westinghouse Electric Company
  • Monticello Times - Xcel Energy, employees celebrate 45 years at Monticello nuclear plant - Tim Hennagir
  • Tasnim News Agency - Iran's Expectations of JCPOA Not Fulfilled Yet: Deputy FM
  • Times & Star - Nuclear submarine waste is not going to Sellafield - Andrew Clarke
  • ITV UK - Specialist nuclear police to patrol Sellafield
  • Daily Energy Insider - Fertel fights for nuclear energy future - Jessica Limardo
  • Greentech Media - In a Rare Move, Transatomic Power Unveils Technical Details of Its Modular Nuclear Reactor - Stephen Lacey
  • Asahi Shimbun - New governor's Sendai plant shutdown pledge alarms utility
  • Northumberland Today - Ground broken on storage mound in Port Hope - Cecilia Nasmith
  • News24 City-Press - SA aids India's nuclear bid - Carien Du Plessis
  • Alton Daily News - Nuclear Plant Closures - Cole Lauterbach
  • in-cumbria - Nuclear plant boost for Barrow-based marine specialist
  • Mid-Hudson News - Radioactive chemical found in Washington Lake
  • The Hindu - Opposition to Kovvada N-plant mounts
  • Denver Post - A $1.6 million building to put Colorado on the wind industry map - Danika Worthington
  • Asahi Shimbun - Evacuation order lifted in Minami-Soma after 5 years - Yuri Oiwa
  • DOE - Energy Department Announces Up to $15 Million to Help Improve the Security and Resilience of the Nation's Power Grid
  • DOE - The Next Generation of Solar Panels - Nancy Ambrosiano, Los Alamos National Laboratory
  • NAS - Project Update: Review of Governance Reform in the National Nuclear Security Administration
  • Trend News Agency - Iranian official briefs public about implementation of nuclear deal - Khalid Kazimov
  • Yonhap News - U.N. Security Council in talks over N. Korea's SLBM test: Seoul - hague@yna.co.kr
  • Press TV - US has failed to honor its JCPOA commitments: Velayati
  • Xinhua News - Pressure mounts on Blair over devastating report into Iraq war - Larry Neild
  • National Nuclear Security Administration - Notices: Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Continued Operation of the Y National Security Complex PDF Pages 45138 - 45140 (3 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-16439]
  • Reading Evening Post - Aldermaston's AWE in special measures again due to safety failings - Nathan Hyde
  • World Nuclear News - New York State sets out subsidy proposals
  • World Nuclear News - Iran and Bulgaria discuss nuclear cooperation
  • Crain's New York Business - New Yorkers express fears of Indian Point Nuclear Power Plant at documentary screening - Addie Morfoot
  • Malaysian Digest - Malaysian Photographer Enters Fukushima Nuclear Red Zone, Captures Never Seen Before Aftermath

    Monday, July 11, 2016

  • Eugene Register-Guard - Depleted uranium at Wah Chang refinery led to decades of health woes - Bennett Hall
  • Green Left Weekly - Iraq's sectarian terror is legacy of West's bloody war - Tony Iltis
  • Gulf News - Blair is culpable, but Iraq wasn't his war - Linda S. Heard
  • Tri-City Herald - Practice makes perfect for moving Hanford's radioactive sludge (with video) - Annette Cary
  • Business Insider - LEGAL EXPERT: The Chilcot report is a 'FAILURE' and Tony Blair is a liar - Adam Payne
  • CNN - What Chilcot report got right -- and wrong - L. Paul Bremer III
  • Counter Currents - Chilcot Report: The Sorry Report When "Sorry" Has No Meaning! - Nilantha Ilangamuwa
  • Daily Telegraph - Military chiefs gagged over Chilcot - Ben Farmer, Defence Correspondent
  • Huffington Post UK blog - From Curveball to Chilcot - Ian Linden
  • Institute for Defence Studies and Analyses - IDSA COMMENT: The Chilcot Report on Blair and the War on Iraq - K. P. Fabian
  • London Times - The Chilcot report: where Britain went wrong - Jonathan Ungoed-Thomas
  • The Guardian - The Chilcot Report by Sir John Chilcot – digested read - John Crace
  • The Guardian - Chilcot: the Iraq war inquiry - Guardian Live event - Chaired by Paul Johnson
  • The Guardian - Ten things that Chilcot's verdict reveals about Tony Blair and the Iraq war - Andrew Rawnsley
  • The Hill blog - Chilcot: Unintended consequences and the warfare state - Mel Gurtov
  • The Independent - Chilcot report: John Prescott says Iraq War was illegal - David Hughes
  • Theecologist - Chilcot: UK insists it has 'no long-term legal responsibility to clean up DU from Iraq' - Doug Weir
  • truth-out - The Chilcot Report Fails to Speak Plain Truth: Bush Lied, So Did Blair - Calvin F. Exoo
  • Bloomberg - Kyushu Elec. Falls After Vote Puts Reactor Operations in Doubt - Stephen Stapczynski
  • Bloomberg - Offshore Wind Power Cost-Cut Plan Gets Boost From Big Utilities - Jessica Shankleman
  • Reuters - China to slow energy project construction, shifts to capacity cuts-Xinhua - Kathy Chen
  • U.S. News & World Report - OpEd: The New Nuclear Renaissance: The future of nuclear energy in the U.S. is bright - Jim Inhofe , Sheldon Whitehouse, Mike Crapo and Cory Booker
  • Washington Post - Obama plans major nuclear policy changes in his final months - Josh Rogin
  • PR Newswire - Americas Set to Dominate Spent Nuclear Dry Storage Cask Market, Surpassing $1 Billion by 2020 - RnR Market Research
  • InDaily Adelaide - Safe transport a key issue for nuclear dump: citizens' jury - AAP
  • Hindustan Times - Kudankulam nuclear plant achieves criticality, Modi congratulates scientists
  • Business Standard India - 400 MWe of KKNPP Unit 2 to be synchronised to the grid in 30-45 days - Gireesh Babu
  • Business Standard India - Kudankulam power plant unit 2 attains criticality - Sanjay Jog
  • Idaho Statesman - New contractor sets cleanup priorities at Idaho nuclear site - Luke Ramseth
  • Asahi Shimbun - Anti-nuclear candidate wins governor's race in Kagoshima
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Japan nuclear restart in doubt after skeptic wins governor's race
  • World Nuclear News - Nuclear is strategic imperative for USA, says NEI
  • World Nuclear News - Russia and Bolivia strengthen nuclear training and public acceptance
  • World Nuclear News - First criticality for Indian reactor
  • Sofia News Agency - Bulgaria Does Not Rule Out Revival of Ditched Nuclear Project - See more at: Sofia News Agency
  • Trend News Agency - Iran, Bulgaria eye cooperation in nuclear, transit, gas fields
  • Press TV - Iran, Bulgaria ink MoUs to expand bilateral relations
  • Scranton Times-Tribune - Other nuke meltdown costly - Forrest J. Remick
  • Mid-Hudson News - Sustainable energy groups rally in front of governor's Westchester home
  • Lower Hudson Journal - Letter: Don't let fossil fuels grow as nuclear shrinks: Letter - Ronald Chomiw, Cortlandt
  • Modesto Bee - Treatment of some veterans is radioactive - Dick Hagerty
  • BBC - Are we too scared of radiation? - Helen Briggs
  • Albany Times Union - Costs soar at New York energy plants - Lindsay Ellis
  • Union of Concerned Scientists blog - Renewable Energy to Surpass Coal and Nuclear by 2030: 7 Key Takeaways from EIA's Annual Energy Outlook 2016 - Steve Clemmer, director of energy research, Clean Energy
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Who will pay for decommissioning the Fukushima reactors? - Hirofumi Matsuo
  • TASS - Russian diplomat calls for returning nuclear weapons to producer countries
  • Manchester Journal Inquirer - As Millstone goes, so goes the cost of electricity in state - Howard French
  • CBC Canada - NB Power forced to downgrade Point Lepreau's performance targets - Robert Jones
  • Niagara Gazette - City officials consulting with DEC on excavated material piled on North Avenue - Philip Gambini
  • South Wales Evening Post - Tidal Lagoon bosses say wave power can generate 'cheapest electricity' on the system - David Higgs
  • The Guardian - The US needs its own Chilcot report - Trevor Timm
  • NRC - Commission to Meet With Wide Array of Stakeholders July 26
  • NRC blog - Defense in Depth Part I: A War for Safety - Thomas Wellock, Historian
  • NWTRB - Letter -Board letter to Mr. John Kotek in response to DOE's June 9, 2016, letter to the Board
  • Japan Times - Justice minister, LDP suffer heavy blows in Tohoku over frustration with 3/11 cleanup, TPP deal
  • Kyodo News - Japan lifts evacuation orders in Fukushima affecting 10,000 people
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings; Sunshine Act, Page 44898 [FR DOC #: 2016-16422]

    Sunday, July 10, 2016

  • Pike County News Watchman - Piketon Council meets with DOE reps - Matt Lucas
  • LA Monitor - LANL contract could be 'nightmare scenario' - Arin McKenna
  • AP - Japan's ruling coalition wins election, promises revival - Yuri Kageyama
  • AP - Economy, security key issues as Japan votes for upper house - Yuri Kageyama
  • Reuters - Factbox: Main decisions of NATO's Warsaw summit
  • The Australian - Citizens' jury questions economics of SA nuclear dump
  • ABC - Nuclear royal commission: Citizens' jury questions safety concerns surrounding dump proposal - Daniel Keane
  • Adelaide Now - Citizens' jury on SA nuclear waste dump releases initial report - Daniel Wills
  • Yahoo! News7 - Citizens' jury reports on SA dump proposal - AAP
  • UAE National - Japan teaches UAE lessons learnt from Fukushima nuclear disaster - Caline Malek
  • Delmarva Daily Times - Best alternative energy source is nuclear - Dan Ervin, professor of finance at the Perdue School of Business at Salisbury University,
  • Trend News Agency - Obama to oppose any bill undermining nuke deal - Dalga Khatinoglu
  • Berkeley Independent? - Santee Cooper works toward fixing costs to complete nuclear station
  • KSL-TV - BLM weighs uranium mine expansion in southeast Utah - Amy Joi O'Donoghue
  • St George News - BLM seeks public comments on plans to expand uranium mine
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - OpEd: Closing Diablo Canyon nuclear power plant is a mistake for SLO County - Matthew Hoy
  • Press TV - First anniversary of Iran's nuclear deal
  • Lexington Herald Leader - Editorial: Bevin should involve public in plan for radioactive waste illegally dumped in Estill Co.
  • Shillong Times - KSU demands withdrawal of tender notice by UCIL
  • Akron Beacon Journal - Short at the PUCO, or will the commission keep its word to FirstEnergy?
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - Dangers of shutting Pilgrim plant down to be discussed
  • Trend News Agency - Iran criticizes US, Germany, UN head on nuclear issue - Emil Ilgar
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea's latest submarine-launched ballistic missile test unsuccessful: S. Korea
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Tougher safety rules fail to win over nuclear-wary Japan
  • Asahi Shimbun - Three major quakes rocked Kumamoto in 7,000 years
  • Japan Times - Nuclear-free society advocate set to win Kagoshima governor race
  • Mainichi Daily News - Advocate of halting atomic reactors wins Kagoshima governor race

    Saturday, July 09, 2016

  • Pakistan Nation - Chilcot: The tip of absolutism - Samson Simon Sharaf
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Commemoration Events Of Uranium Tailing Spills - Submitted by Chris Clark
  • Idaho Statesman - Riener letter: Nuclear waste - Jerry Riener, Pocatello
  • Seattle Times - Hanford nuclear contractor proposes changing workers' shifts to cut vapor exposure - Nicholas K. Geranios
  • AP - North Korea test-fires submarine-launched ballistic missile - Kim Tong-Hyung
  • AP - Despite UN rebuke Iran says it will continue missile program
  • AP - UN chief calls on Iran to stop conducting missile launches - Edith M. Lederer
  • AP - Iran hopes to join project to produce nuclear fusion power - Edith M. Lederer
  • Bloomberg - Iran Says Ban's Comment on Missile Program Points to Wider Plot - Golnar Motevall
  • Bloomberg - Faster Rooftop Solar Growth to Cut Demand From Biggest U.S. Grid - Naureen Malik, Brian Eckhouse
  • Bloomberg - Iran's Missile Tests Violate Spirit of Nuclear Deal, Ban Says - Kambiz Foroohar
  • Reuters - Despite fatigue, NATO commits to fund Afghan forces to 2020 - Yeganeh Torbati and Robin Emmott
  • Reuters - Britain sets nuclear vote as NATO underlines need for deterrent -
  • Reuters - Britain sets nuclear vote as NATO underlines need for deterrent
  • Tehran Times - Tehran warns Ban not to yield to pressure on nuclear deal
  • BBC - Labour defence review 'could keep nuclear weapons option'
  • WWMT West Michigan - Security workers placed on leave at nuclear plant - Cody Combs
  • Syracuse Post Standard - NY regulators propose generous Upstate nuclear subsidies - Tim Knauss
  • Delaware News Journal - Riverkeeper challenges nuke permit - Molly Murray
  • Economic Times - Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant second unit set to attain criticality tomorrow
  • The Hindu - KKNPP reactor II may attain criticality by tomorrow night
  • Centre Daily Times - State should attach value to nuclear power - Forrest J. Remick
  • Liverpool Echo - Wirral site chosen for nuclear submarine waste storage - Liam Murphy
  • Yahoo! Finance - Global Nuclear Decommissioning Market 2016-2020 - Worldwide Shutdown of Older Reactors Drives the Market - Research and Markets
  • Newshub.nz - NZers celebrate anti-nuclear weapon win
  • Construction.ru - Rosatom completes engineering surveys at Paks nuclear power plant in Hungary
  • Louisiana Record? - Jefferson Parish man claims that he was exposed to radioactive materials on job - Carrie Bradon
  • Cape Cod Times - Inspectors find more issues at Pilgrim - Christine Legere
  • Valley News West Lebanon, NH - Dartmouth College: Farm Cleanup Continues - Rob Wolfe
  • Newburyport Daily News - Feds deny watchdog group's requests - Angeljean Chiaramida
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - Diablo's closure shouldn't mean death of desalination -
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - Diablo's closure shouldn't mean death of desalination
  • Xinhua News - Bolivia, Russia ink accord to build nuclear research center
  • Sputnik - Construction of Nuclear Research Center in Bolivia to Start on July 31
  • Los Angeles Times - Letters: $40 billion for missile defense that doesn't work? It's cheaper (and better) to get rid of nukes
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - CSU cries foul on research grants in San Onofre deal - Jeff McDonald
  • NRDC.org - Enviros Look to Court to Undo Costly Electricity Market Rule - Jennifer Chen
  • Las Cruces Sun-News - DOE partners with New Mexico agency on waste transportation - Associated Press
  • Wisconsin State Journal - If the U.S. Navy Needs to Double in Size, Who Profits? - Rich Smith
  • NRC - NRC Issues $7,000 Civil Penalty to Acuren USA
  • KTNV Las Vegas - Yucca Mountain battle continues in Nevada
  • POGO.org - For FOIA's 50th, FEMA Still Dragging Feet After 10 Years - Lexi Curnin
  • POGO.org - POGO Reacts to FBI Decision Not to Recommend Charges Against Hillary Clinton - Danielle Brian

    Friday, July 08, 2016

  • POWERmag - PG&E Secures Key Lease Extension for Diablo Canyon - Sonal Patel
  • POWERmag - Nuclear Regulatory Commission Down to Three Active Commissioners - Aaron Larson
  • POWERmag - Obama Administration's Environmental Rules to Leave Lasting Legacy on Power Sector, Markets - Sonal Patel
  • RealClearPolitics - Where Clinton, Trump Stand on Energy, Climate Change - Bill Murray
  • E&E Daily - YUCCA MOUNTAIN: Shimkus searches for way to jump-start stalled projects - Hannah Northey
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Nevada can't be bribed to take waste at Yucca Mountain, Titus says - Keith Rogers
  • KHTS Santa Clarita - Whittaker Corp. Wins Appeal, Can Sue Federal Government - Chris McCrory
  • Vineland Daily Journal - LETTER: Wars have poisoned our veterans - Nick Reina, Milmay
  • Ars Technica - Fukushima, Vieques, Rocky Flats: Radioactive photos tell nuclear stories - Megan Geuss
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - Exercise at WIPP provides realistic training - Maddy Hayden
  • The Oregonian - Close the expensive Columbia Generating Station (opinion) - Robert McCullough
  • AP - Germany wary of Iran's nuclear, missile procurement efforts - Frank Jordans
  • AP - S. Korea, US near agreement on site for US missile defense - Hyung-Jin Kim
  • AP - House passes measure to stop sale of Boeing aircraft to Iran - Richard Lardner
  • AP - NKorea: US sanctions tantamount to act of war
  • Bloomberg - Mini Nuclear Reactors to Be Built by Sheffield Forgemasters - Jessica Shankleman
  • Bloomberg - Boeing's Agreement With Iran Comes Under Congressional Scrutiny - Kambiz Foroohar
  • Bloomberg - Hinkley Subsidy May Reach 37 Billion Pounds, Twice Last Estimate - Francois De Beaupuy, Rachel Morison
  • Reuters - NATO takes over U.S.-built missile shield, amid Russian suspicion - Robin Emmott and Yeganeh Torbati
  • Reuters - Iran says U.N. report on its ballistic missile tests 'unrealistic' - Parisa Hafezi
  • Reuters - Germany says forces in Iran trying to torpedo nuclear deal - Noah Barkin
  • Reuters - Iran missile tests 'not consistent' with nuclear deal spirit: U.N. report - Michelle Nichols
  • Reuters - North Korea vows tough response to U.S. 'declaration of war': KCNA - Hugh Lawson
  • Reuters - Bulgaria signs deal to build radioactive waste depot - Tsvetelia Tsolova
  • Newsweek - German Intelligence: Iran Has Attempted to Buy Illegal Nuclear Technology After 2015 Deal - Jack Moore
  • Financial Times - German agency accuses Iran of trying to buy nuclear technology after 2015 deal - Guy Chazan
  • FOX News - German intel report charges Iran seeking illegal nuke, missile tech - Benjamin Weinthal
  • Sputnik News - Reports on Iran's 'Renewed Attempts' to Build Nuclear Weapons Are 'Absurd'
  • Mehr News - Official calls on Ban to avoid contradictory readings of JCPOA
  • Washington Post - Clean energy is at a critical turning point, and wind and solar may not be enough - Chris Mooney
  • The Hill blog - Bipartisan legislation needed to address radioactive landfill in St. Louis - Ed Smith
  • Michigan Radio - Nuclear power unit in southwest Michigan shut down after steam release - Rebecca Kruth
  • New York Times - Review: Is the Indian Point Nuclear Plant Safe? Nobody Knows - Ken Jaworowski
  • Telluride Daily Planet - County readying comments on uranium ablation - Stephen Elliott
  • Popular Mechanics - How a Pinch of Dirt Can Tell You Everything About a Nuclear Test - William Herkewitz
  • BBC - Chapelcross site ruled out for nuclear submarine waste
  • Sarasota Herald-Tribune - Regulators ok small break on Florida Power & Light bills
  • The Guardian - Estimated cost of Hinkley Point C nuclear plant rises to £37bn($48bn) - Terry Macalister
  • Burnham-On-Sea - Hinkley Point C cost will reach £37billion, confirms government
  • CounterPunch - Anniversary of World Court Advisory Opinion on the Use of Nuclear Weapons - David Krieger
  • Louisville Courier-Journal - Group weighs radioactive fracking waste rules - James Bruggers
  • Vineland Daily Journal - COMMENTARY: Nuke plants at risk, and that hurts climate - William Levis
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Team Japan offers all-in-one package to UK nuclear project
  • State Journal-Register - Exelon notifies grid operator of planned nuclear plant closure
  • Quad City Times - Exelon notifies grid operator of impending closure - Jennifer DeWitt
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - The grave nuclear risk of North Korean instability - Andrei Lankov
  • The Hankyoreh - [News analysis] Harsh US sanctions target Kim Jong-un directly - Yi Yong-in
  • NK News - The flaws and biases in North Korean studies - Fyodor Tertitskiy
  • The Hankyoreh - Editorial: More sanctions just put real solution to North Korea issue further out of grasp
  • The Coloradoan - Letter: Don't buy into scare tactics around nuclear power - James G. Ling, Ph.D., nuclear resource management, Fort Collins
  • Texas Tribune - War of Words Over Proposed Nuclear Fuel Waste Site Heats Up - Jim Malewitz
  • Port Augusta Transcontinental - Parnell blasts allocated nuclear waste money - Matt Carcich
  • London Times - Sheffield Forgemasters wins deal for mini nuclear reactor role - Robert Lea, Industrial Editor
  • Bay Area Indymedia - Rally-Speak Out Stop Restarting Japan Nuke Plants-Defend Children & Families of Fukushima
  • The Diplomat - The Growing India-Pakistan-China Nuclear Rivalry - Francis P. Sempa
  • Business Wire - Nuclear Plant Settlement Ensures that SCE Customers Do Not Pay for Mitsubishi's Faulty Steam Generators
  • Los Angeles Times - Edison calls settlement that left consumers on hook for $3.3 billion reasonable - Ivan Penn
  • Financial Express - India poised to ramp up nuclear energy sector: Piyush Goyal
  • NW Evening Mail - Giant vault for Sellafield's nuclear waste
  • Northumberland News - Port Hope Area Initiative breaks ground on low-level radioactive waste storage - Todd McEwen
  • Reuters - TABLE-Belgian nuclear power reactor outages
  • Global Research - Pakistan's Military-Industrial Complex: Providing Nuclear Warheads to Saudi Arabia? - Nauman Sadiq
  • BBC - AWE Aldermaston remains under scrutiny despite 'safety improvements'
  • The Scotsman - Tony Trewavas: Nuclear power opposition based on slogans and fear - Prof Tony Trewavas
  • Earth Island Institute - New Documentary Investigates Nuclear Power from New York to Fukushima - Ed Rampell, Conversation with Indian Point Director Ivy Meeropol
  • CBC Canada - Fire next door shuts down nuclear reactor at McMaster
  • VietNamNet Bridge - IAEA helps Da Nang Airport ensure nuclear security
  • Lower Hudson Journal - Indian Point 2 reactor back in service
  • Asbury Park Press - NRC increases oversight of Oyster Creek - Amanda Oglesby
  • MassLive Republican - Five hydropower dams on Connecticut River changing hands as federal relicensing continues - Mary Serreze
  • Charleston Post Courier - Letter: SCE&G increase - W. R. Lundwall, Harvest Way, Mount Pleasant
  • Kansas City Star - New contractor sets cleanup priorities at nuclear facility - Luke Ramseth, Post Register
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - TVA cost cutting to benefit the majority - Greg Johnson
  • John O'Groat Journal - Dounreay history features at new exhibition
  • Atomic Insights - Atomic Show # 255 – Powerful fuels lead to human freedom and prosperity - Rod Adams
  • Tri-City Herald - Hanford vit plant planning layoffs, new hiring - Annette Cary
  • NAS - Project Update: Lessons Learned from the Fukushima Nuclear Accident for Improving Safety and Security of U.S. Nuclear Plants
  • NRC - NRC to Hold Open House to Discuss Agency's Assessment of Braidwood Nuclear Power Plant
  • NRC - NRC to Hold Mandatory Hearing on Levy County New Reactor Application July 28 in Rockville, Md.
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notices: Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.; Weekly Receipts, Page 44608 [FR DOC #: 2016-16310]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Dedication of Commercial-Grade Items for Use in Nuclear Power Plants, Pages 44670 - 44671 [FR DOC #: 2016-16215]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: License Amendments: Completion Date of Cyber Security Plan Implementation Milestone 8; Tennessee Valley Authority; Sequoyah Nuclear Plant, Units 1 and 2 PDF Pages 44665 - 44670 (6 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-16211]
  • Rockford Register Star - My View: 'Greenpeace Captain' an exciting read - Harlan Johnson
  • The Independent - Chilcot report: Tony Blair, the Iraq War, and the words of mass destruction that continue to deceive - Patrick Cockburn
  • BBC - Chilcot report: Tony Blair's Iraq War case not justified
  • The Guardian - Chilcot report's key players and how their reputations have fared - Luke Harding
  • Boston Globe - Chilcot Report damns the charade of Iraq War--Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair spoke during a press conference in response to the Chilcot Iraqi Inquiry on July 6. - Andrew
  • Huffington Post - The Chilcot Report: Too Little, Too Late - Scott Ritter
  • New York Times - Chilcot Report: How Tony Blair Sold the War - Carne Ross
  • The Guardian - Millions of us knew the Iraq war would be a catastrophe. Why didn't Tony Blair? - Max Richter
  • The Guardian - How will Brexit and Chilcot report affect US and Britain's special relationship? - Dan Roberts in Washington
  • Financial Times - The Chilcot report has killed off the innocence of the Blair era - Janan Ganesh
  • Financial Times - Chilcot report lists British humiliations in Iraq - Henry Mance and Andrew England
  • The Independent - Chilcot report: The greatest tragedy is that we still don't know how many Iraqis died in our name - Andrew Buncombe
  • Marketplace.org - 'Chilcot Report' adds another layer to the Bush legacy - Donna Tam
  • CounterPunch - Where's the US Chilcot Report? Blame Obama, Hillary, Biden and Kerry - John Stauber
  • Newsweek - WHAT THE CHILCOT REPORT REVEALS ABOUT ISIS - Josh Lowe
  • Mainichi Daily News - 50% want nuclear power abolished in future: Mainichi poll
  • TEPCO - Situation of storing and treatment of accumulated water including highly concentrated radioactive materials at Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station
  • JAIF - METI Begins Discussions on Long-term Measures against Global Warming
  • JAIF - Chugoku Electric Power Files for Approval of Decommissioning Plan for Shimane-1
  • JAIF - Number of Fukushima Evacuees Falls Below 90,000
  • FAIR.org - Bush, Blair and the Lies That Justified the Illegal Iraq War - Robin Andersen
  • UK Iraq Inquiry - Sir John Chilcot's Iraq Inquiry
  • World Nuclear News - Sheffield Forgemasters and NuScale collaborate on SMRs
  • World Nuclear News - Molten salt reactor neutronics data released
  • World Nuclear News - CAP1400 access hatch passes factory acceptance test
  • World Nuclear News - Bulgaria secures $80 million waste facility deal
  • Greenfield Daily Reporter - The contractor that operates radioactive waste storage tanks at the Hanford Nuclear Reservation is proposing some reforms after dozens of workers reported becoming sick from chemical vapors associated with the tanks -
  • Greenfield Daily Reporter - The contractor that operates radioactive waste storage tanks at the Hanford Nuclear Reservation is proposing some reforms after dozens of workers reported becoming sick from chemical vapors associated with the tanks
  • BBC - Capenhurst chosen to store nuclear submarine radioactive waste
  • Nevada State Democratic Party - REMINDER: REPUBLICANS HECK, HARDY, AMODEI, TARKANIAN WOULD TURN NEVADA INTO NUCLEAR WASTE DUMP - Nevada Democrats
  • Snake River Alliance - COUPLE MORE REASONS WHY YOU SHOULD BE ATTENDING THE DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY MEETING

    Thursday, July 07, 2016

  • Fair.org - Bush, Blair and the Lies That Justified the Illegal Iraq War - Robin Andersen
  • Asahi Shimbun - Editorial: The power of a vote can affect Japan's nuclear energy policy
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Sandoval letter underscores state's Yucca Mountain opposition to House subcommittee - Sean Whaley
  • Politico - Climate all around the NATO summit: FIVE NEVADANS WALK INTO A HEARING AND… - Eric Wolff
  • Spiked UK - Chilcot: the worst kind of whitewash - Brendan O'Neill
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - WIPP: New Waste Acceptance Criteria Released
  • Livermore Independent - New Supercomputing Facility Dedicated at the Lab
  • Benzinga - Transatomic Power Releases Details of Innovative Nuclear Reactor Design
  • EurekAlert - Story Tips from the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory, July 2016 - DOE/Oak Ridge National Laboratory
  • KCPQ/Q13 FOX Seattle - Cleaning up Hanford radioactive waste spill to take 7 years - Associated Press
  • Tri-City Herald - Letter: No one knows for certain what Hanford tank farm workers exposed to - Richard F. Hart Jr., Richland
  • KING5 Seattle - Hanford union blackballed for insisting on safety - Susannah Frame
  • KLAS-TV - I-Team: New film claims UFOs monitored nuclear weapons - George Knapp , Matt Adams
  • Tri-City Herald - 'Particles on the Wall' exhibit open at Reach museum in Richland
  • Reuters - BRIEF-U3O8 Corp- MOU signed for Argentina nuclear power plant construction
  • Foreign Policy - Iran's Parchin Particles: Why Should Two Mites of Uranium Matter? - William Tobey
  • OilPrice - Bill Gates and Other Billionaires Backing A Nuclear Renaissance - James Stafford
  • Detroit Free Press - Michigan nuclear plant closes unit after steam release - Associated Press
  • EurActiv - Easy target for terrorists: Armenia's Metsamor nuclear plant - Eli Hadzhieva
  • Indian Express - India poised to ramp up nuclear energy sector: Union Minister Piyush Goyal
  • Herald Palladium - Steam line rupture causes reactor shutdown at Cook - Andrew Lersten
  • Economic Times - France submits fresh plan for six nuclear plants in Jaitapur
  • Sioux Falls Argus Leader - My Voice: Continue developing nuclear energy - Robert McTaggart
  • Japan Times - Japan Atomic Power to join Hitachi's nuclear plant business in Britain
  • Utility Dive - Anatomy of a nuke closure: How PG&E decided to shutter Diablo Canyon - Herman K. Trabish
  • San Luis Obispo New Times - Wasted forever: Radioactive material likely to remain at Diablo Canyon long after it's shut down - Chris Mcguinness
  • Press of Atlantic City - Nuclear plant's broken water hose decade older than it should have been - Brian Ianieri
  • Eco-Business - Nuclear records paper over flaws - Climate News Network
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Japan nuclear parts makers to team up in China market
  • Miami Herald - New contractor sets cleanup priorities at nuclear facility - Luke Ramseth
  • Asbury Park Press - OPINION: Nuke plants at risk, and that hurts climate
  • Sofia News Agency - Bulgaria Launches Probe into ex-Head of Nuclear Plant
  • Korea Times - S. Korea, France to discuss nuclear energy cooperation
  • Public News Service - Troubling Questions Arise About Radioactive Frack Waste Company
  • Sheffield Star - Forgemasters wins nuclear job
  • Yahoo! Finance - Blue Castle Project Begins Selection Process for New Nuclear Power Plant Construction Contractors - Blue Castle Holdings, Inc.
  • STV News - Redundant North Sea workers encouraged to seek nuclear jobs
  • The Hankyoreh - Earthquake occurred just around 50 km from high concentration of nuke plants - Lee Keun-young, senior staff writer, Kim Kyu-won, staff reporter, Kim Young-dong and Sin Dong-myeong
  • Korea Times - OpEd: Brace for big quake
  • Tampa Bay Times blog - PSC stops FPL nuke fee charges for a year after construction is halted - Mary Ellen Klas
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Toshiba anticipates contracts for 5 nuclear reactors
  • WJBF Augusta - More reports of drones over Savannah River Site - Mike Miller
  • World Nuclear News - REMIX fuel pilot testing starts at Balakovo reactor
  • World Nuclear News - Japan Atomic Power Company to assist UK new build project
  • World Nuclear News - Wiluna traditional owners sign agreement
  • World Nuclear News - Operation of second Spanish VLLW vault approved
  • Kallanish Energy - EDF eyes share in €200B global nuclear decommissioning market
  • LiveMint - India's American conundrum - Harsh V. Pant, professor of international relations at King's College, London.
  • Kallanish Energy - German court rejects E.ON's €382M nuclear claim
  • TASS - Ukraine's Energoatom restarts payments to Russia's TVEL for fresh nuclear fuel – source
  • UPI - North Korea: U.S. forces must withdraw for denuclearization - Elizabeth Shim
  • Lacey Patch - Nuclear Regulatory Commission Steps Up Oversight of Oyster Creek Nuclear Plant - Patricia A. Miller
  • Reuters - Bulgaria signs deal to build radioactive waste depot - Tsvetelia Tsolova
  • Jackson County Times-Journal - DOE's Portsmouth site disposes of decades-old waste stream
  • Patriot-News - Accused atomic-power-plant trespasser heading to trial - Steve Marroni
  • NRC - NRC to Hold Mandatory Hearing on Levy County New Reactor Application July 28 in Rockville, Md.
  • NRC blog - Throwback Thursday – It Happened in 1984
  • NHK World - Trial cattle farming starts in Fukushima's Naraha
  • Kyodo News - Japan Atomic Power to join nuclear power business in Britain
  • Mainichi Daily News - TEPCO to reuse tanks holding radioactively contaminated water at Fukushima plant
  • Mainichi Daily News - As I See It: Has nothing been learned from TEPCO's 'meltdown' cover-up?
  • Jiji Press - Panel Upholds Public Prosecutors' Decision Not to Indict TEPCO
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea sees Pyongyang's preconditions for denuclearization as 'deceitful tactic' - kokobj@yna.co.kr
  • Bellona - What to expect from the Slovak EU Presidency? - Bellona Europa
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Northern New Mexico PDF Pages 44300 - 44301 (2 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-16072]
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Savannah River Site PDF Page 44301 (1 page) [FR DOC #: 2016-16096]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Reno Creek In Situ Uranium Recovery Project, Campbell County, WY PDF Pages 44333 - 44334 (2 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-16104]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: License Amendment Applications: Tennessee Valley Authority, Watts Bar Nuclear Plant, Unit 2 PDF Page 44335 (1 page) [FR DOC #: 2016-16105]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards, Subcommittee on Plant Operations and Fire Protection PDF Page 44333 (1 page) [FR DOC #: 2016-16106]
  • Veterans Affairs Department - Notices: Meetings: Research Advisory Committee on Gulf War Veterans' Illnesses PDF Page 44409 (1 page) [FR DOC #: 2016-16115]
  • New York Times - Chilcot Report on Iraq War Offers Devastating Critique of Tony Blair - Steven Erlanger and David E. Sanger
  • Pahrump Valley Times - Dan Schinhofen to testify on Yucca Mountain - Daria Sokolova
  • House of Representatives - Federal, State, and Local Agreements and Associated Benefits for Spent Nuclear Fuel Disposal
  • Yahoo! Finance - Japan hasn't learned from Fukushima: critics
  • Japan Times - Showdown in apathetic Fukushima finds justice minister scrambling for survival - Tomohiro Osaki
  • Japan Today - Russia reasserts bid for post-Fukushima atomic lead
  • DOE:IG - Audit Report: OAI-L-16-12: Followup on the Office of Science's Management of the Isotope Program
  • Morning Consult - Democrats Dig In Against Yucca Mountain, Nevada Republicans Tread Carefully - Jack Fitzpatrick
  • Australian Greens - THROWING GOOD MONEY AFTER BAD – HOW THE NUCLEAR WASTE DUMP FOLLY COULD WRECK THE SA STATE BUDGET
  • Durham Radio News - Ground breaks on Port Hope initiative to store historic nuclear waste
  • Natural Resources Canada - Construction Begins at Port Hope Project Facility

    Wednesday, July 06, 2016

  • Tri-Valley CAREs - Site 300's Hazardous Waste Operations- Send Your Comment Today!
  • Tri-Valley CAREs - Citizen's Watch Newsletter Winter 2016
  • Las Vegas Sun - Shame on Nevada leaders who sell out on Yucca Mountain
  • KWOS Jefferson City, MO - Callaway Plant is full of nuclear waste
  • Daily Mirror - The Chilcot Report doesn't say it, but we lost the Iraq War in every way that counts - Fleet StreetFox
  • Santa Clarita Valley Signal - Carl Kanowsky: Whittaker-Bermite's Efforts to get USA to pay to clean up its mess - Carl Kanowsky
  • St. George Daily Spectrum - Documentary on nuclear testing victim gets DOCUTAH nod - Kevin Jenkins
  • Idaho Business Review - Sara Prentice, lead for INL hosting and protocol, Idaho National Laboratory in Idaho Falls - Shannon Paterson
  • Idaho State University - Idaho State University interns design robot for nuclear fuel facility - Nora Heikkinen, INL Public Affairs and Strategi
  • KOAT Albuquerque - Tainted soil cleanup will cost taxpayers millions of dollars - Angela Brauer
  • Albuquerque Journal - DOE secretary promotes research collaboration at UNM - Kevin Robinson-Avila
  • Tri-City Herald - Feds release plan to clean up highly radioactive building by Richland - Annette Cary
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - EM, Industry Managers Across DOE Complex Participate In National Cleanup Workshop - Submitted by Chris Clark
  • AP - Letters: Blair made early Iraq invasion commitment to Bush - Gregory Katz
  • AP - Scathing report slams Blair over botched Iraq war - Jill Lawless
  • Bloomberg - Japan's Solar Boom Showing Signs of Deflating as Subsidies Wane - Chisaki Watanabe, Stephen Stapczynski
  • Reuters - Blair denies lying as inquiry damns handling of Iraq War - Michael Holden and William James
  • Reuters - Brazil police arrests nine over corruption at nuclear plant - Silvio Cascione
  • Reuters - US, South Korea conduct joint military drills
  • Reuters - Factbox: Key findings of British inquiry into Iraq war
  • Reuters - South Korea to shut 10 ageing coal-fired power plants by 2025
  • Reuters - BRIEF-BWX Technologies says a court ruled in favor of BWXT parties in a case alleging that they owed royalties on commercial nuclear contracts
  • Asahi Shimbun - EDITORIAL: The power of a vote can affect Japan's nuclear energy policy
  • Public News Service - Independence from Nuclear Power in Space, and on Earth
  • World Nuclear News - UK energy minister underscores importance of nuclear power
  • World Nuclear News - Seabed investigations under way at Wylfa Newydd
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - Focus: Utility chases profit with nuclear shutdown plan - Dan McSwain
  • The Atlantic - The End of a Nuclear Power Plant - Van Alen Sessions
  • The Atlantic CityLab - The Uncertain Future of Nuclear Power in the U.S. - Van Alen Sessions
  • Deutsche Local - Germany may wait 100 years for nuclear waste storage site
  • Deutsche Welle - Germany may not see proper nuclear waste storage for decades
  • Investigative Post - Radioactive hot spots pepper Niagara County - Dan Telvock
  • RT - 'Threat of 2nd Chernobyl': Kiev's new nuclear project puts Europe at risk, Greens warn
  • New Yorker - Henry Kissinger's Tactical-Nuclear Shadow - Jeffrey Frank
  • CBS Denver - Radioactive Sludge Removed From Water Treatment Plant - Rick Sallinger
  • Japan Times - New reactor design fuels Russia bid for post-Fukushima nuclear industry lead
  • Michigan Live - Bridgman's D.C. Cook nuclear plant steam line ruptures - Rosemary Parker
  • Grand Island Independent - Nebraska uranium mine still waiting on expansion approval
  • Asahi Shimbun - VOX POPULI: As elections loom we must not be complacent over nuclear power
  • Public News Service - Feds Head to Idaho for Meeting on Nuclear Waste
  • UK Daily Star - CHERNOBYL II: Fears of massive nuclear meltdown that would hit ALL of Europe - Rachel O'Donoghue
  • Utility Dive - Critics wary as California regulators prepare to reopen San Onofre nuclear settlement case - Robert Walton
  • Ars Technica UK - Tropic fallout: A look back at the Bikini nuclear tests, 70 years later--Operation Crossroads was "the world's first nuclear disaster." - Sean Gallagher
  • TASS - South Korean diplomat to discuss Pyongyang's nuclear program in Moscow on July 7-8
  • Sputnik News - Don't Say Meltdown: Japan's Coverup and US' 'Radioactive Russian Roulette'
  • Joongang Daily - Quake near nuke plants rattles houses, nerves
  • NextBigFuture - Carnival of Nuclear Energy 316
  • Handelsblatt Global Edition - Calling for 'Open Map' on Nuclear Legacy - Silke Kersting
  • Fin24 - Why are Africans afraid of nuclear energy, asks Molefe - Lameez Omarjee
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Nuclear Testing, War Crimes and Native Sovereignty Topics At Summer School For Advanced Research - Chris Clark
  • All Things Nuclear - Analysis of North Korea's Musudan Missile Test–Part 2 - David Wright, co-director and senior scientist
  • Pickens Sentinel - Oconee Nuclear sirens to be tested July 13
  • John O'Groat Journal - Nuclear archive could double in size
  • KBS WORLD Radio - 'Earthquake Has No Impact on Nuclear Safety'
  • Hawaii Public Radio - Pacific News Minute: 50 Years after Nuclear Tests, French Polynesia Demands Compensation from France
  • NRDC.org - Regulating Tritium Leaks and Spills - Bemnet Alemayehu
  • Popular Mechanics - The Tests That Showed the World the Horrifying Power of Nuclear Weapons - Kyle Mizokami
  • Deseret News - BLM weighs uranium mine expansion in southeast Utah - Amy Joi O'Donoghue
  • Port Pirie Recorder - Economic group chief talks to Citizens' Jury - Greg Mayfield
  • Cape Cod Times - NRC: Pilgrim let safety gear lapse - Christine Legere
  • Lower Hudson Journal - Troubled Indian Point reactor shut down again - Thomas C. Zambito
  • Tri-City Herald - WSU to start radiochemistry training program with DOE help
  • Statesman Journal - Veterans continue to get evasion, runaround from VA
  • NW Evening Mail - Decontamination exercise played out at Furness General Hospital
  • Asahi Shimbun - Koizumi appeals for help for U.S. vets who assisted in Fukushima
  • Utility Dive - Critics call PUCO staff $131M FirstEnergy rider recommendation a 'bailout' for aging generation - Robert Walton
  • Newburyport Daily News - Senators try their hand at renewable energy plan - Christian M. Wade
  • Lower Hudson Journal - Indian Point shutdown proves its safety: Letter
  • IAEA - Gearing up to Uranium Mining, Botswana Establishes Environmental Radioactivity Monitoring - Miklos Gaspar, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - Accepting Applications: First Nuclear Energy Management School in Russia - Maxim Gladyshev, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • IAEA - IAEA Impact: How Nuclear Technology Helps Women Farmers in Sudan Move Out of Poverty - Nicole Jawerth, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Trend News Agency - Fire hits Iran's petrochemical complex - Emil Ilgar
  • Trend News Agency - Turkmenistan speeds up drilling at large gas field - Huseyn Hasanov
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Proposed Rules: Prompt Remediation of Residual Radioactivity During Operation, Pages 43959 - 43961 [FR DOC #: 2016-15949]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Standard Review Plans: Renewal of Specific Licenses and Certificates of Compliance for Dry Storage of Spent Nuclear Fuel PDF Pages 44054 - 44055 (2 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-15951]

    Tuesday, July 05, 2016

  • Las Vegas Sun - Nevada's solar regression appalls overseas champions of renewable energy - Judy Treichel
  • Aiken Standard - Nuclear waste acceptance criteria updated for WIPP shipments - Thomas Gardiner
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Federal contractors to start cleanup from Manhattan Project near Los Alamos
  • Reuters - Germany to limit offshore wind power - Andreas Rinke and Caroline Copley
  • Reuters - Big solar is leaving rooftop systems in the dust - Nichola Groom
  • Reuters - France's EDF sets sights on $200 bln nuclear decommissioning market - Bate Felix and Benjamin Mallet
  • New York Times - Letters: Nuclear Power, to Tide Us Over
  • WRVO Public Media Oswego - Group asks Cuomo to oppose nuclear plant subsidies - Payne Horning
  • Blackburn News - North American Climate and Environment Partnership Good For Bruce Power - John Chippa
  • Ecowatch - The Future of Nuclear Power Is 'Challenging,' Says WNA Report - Paul Brown, Climate News Network
  • Times of India - MSU, Russia's INR join hands for nuclear research
  • New York Times - Editorial: Don't Let Iran's Progress on the Nuclear Deal Go to Waste - Editorial Board
  • All Things Nuclear - Nuclear Plant Accidents: Sodium Reactor Experiment - Dave Lochbaum, director, Nuclear Safety Project
  • TCPalm - St. Lucie Nuclear Plant security provider G4S has two black eyes: Mateen, Martin Girls Academy - George Andreassi
  • Korea Times - S. Korea to seek closer ties with foreign nuclear firms for exports
  • Asahi Shimbun - Nuclear disaster a 'springboard' for Fukushima sake brewers - Susumu Okamoto
  • Sofia News Agency - CEO of Bulgaria's Kozloduy Nuclear Plant Replaced
  • Expatica Germany - Germany may wait 100 years for nuclear waste storage site
  • Reuters - Hungary nuclear plant power reduced due to equipment malfunctioning - Sandor Peto and Marton Dunai
  • Philippine Star - New DOE chief eyes conversion of BNPP into main LNG terminal - Danessa Rivera
  • Shoreline Beacon - Editorial: We're global leaders on clean energy
  • Asahi Shimbun - Mayor opposes reactor restarts in Saga; utility pushes ahead
  • Vallejo Times Herald - Letter: Michael Haworth Jr.: It's time for geothermal - Michael J. Haworth/Vallejo
  • kazakh-tv.kz - 50% of nuclear test site investigated
  • TIME - Coming of Age in the Shadow of Chernobyl - Rachel Lowry
  • BBC - Renewable energy: UK expected to miss 2020 targets - Roger Harrabin
  • DOE:IG - Assessment Report: OAI-V-16-10; Audit Coverage of Cost Allowability for the University of California During Fiscal Years 2013 and 2014 Under Department of Energy Contract No. DE AC02 05CH11231
  • TASS - Kazakhstan to focus on nuclear issues, conflicts in UN Security Council – minister
  • World Nuclear News - German repository commission submits final report
  • World Nuclear News - EDF now clear to make investment decision on Hinkley
  • World Nuclear News - Court rejects EOn's compensation claim
  • Quartz - Some so-called clean-energy projects are contaminating millions of gallons of incredibly valuable water - Nancy C. Loeb
  • Bloomberg BNA - EPA REGULATIONS, CLEAN WATER RULE AND MORE IN THE WEEK AHEAD
  • ABC.au - Former Japanese PMs throw support behind US sailors affected by radiation - Rachel Mealey
  • Augusta Chronicle - SRS pump transfer touted as cost savings move - Waste Contractor Touts Cost Savings
  • Counter Currents - Mordechai Vanunu Indicted Again
  • DOE - Energy.gov Mini-Doc: Behind the Scenes at the Collegiate Wind Competition - Simon Edelman, Chief Creative Officer
  • NRC blog - UPDATE: Keeping U.S. Reactors Safe from Power Pulses - Scott Burnell, Public Affairs Officer
  • NWTRB - Letter -DOE letter response to Board Report on DOE deep borehole R&D program
  • Roanoke Times - Mahaney: NIMBYs stand in way of progress - C. E. Mahaney, Blacksburg
  • Hans India - Modi Govt taking major decisions unilaterally without Parliament consent: Yechury
  • Hollywood Reporter - 'Indian Point': Film Review - John DeFore
  • Independent Australia - Chocolates, bananas, ionising radiation and a nuclear waste dump - Noel Wauchope
  • NRC - NRC to Hold Open House to Discuss Agency's Assessment of Byron Nuclear Power Plant
  • Mainichi Daily News - Reuse of radioactive soil feared to trigger illegal dumping
  • Mainichi Daily News - Local mayor vows not to approve restart of Genkai nuke plant
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Environmental Assessments; Availability, etc.: Tennessee Valley Authority, Watts Bar Nuclear Plant, Unit 1, Pages 43656 - 43661 [FR DOC #: 2016-15867]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Exemptions: Duke Energy Carolinas, LLC, McGuire Nuclear Station, Units 1 and 2Alternative to the Physical Inventory Requirements for Movable In-Core Detectors, Pages 43645 - 43646 [FR DOC #: 2016-15868]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Facility Operating Licenses and Combined Licenses: Applications and Amendments Involving Proposed No Significant Hazards Considerations, etc., Pages 43646 - 43656 [FR DOC #: 2016-15659]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Facility Operating Licenses and Combined Licenses: Applications and Amendments Involving Proposed No Significant Hazards Considerations, etc. Applications and Amendments Involving Proposed No Significant Hazards Considerations, etc., Pages 43661 - 43669 [FR DOC #: 2016-14999]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings; Sunshine Act, Page 43661 [FR DOC #: 2016-15922]
  • Science and Technology Policy Office - Notices: Annotated Outline for the Fourth National Climate Assessment; Public Comment, Pages 43671 - 43673 [FR DOC #: 2016-15807]

    Monday, July 04, 2016

  • Vancouver Columbian - Letter: Carry out nuclear depositories - Peter L. Williamson, Vancouver
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Frank Munger: Lawler-Wood to develop new facility in Texas - Frank Munger
  • Global Research - The International Criminal Court (ICC) Will Not Prosecute Tony Blair, Others Are Planning To - Felicity Arbuthnot
  • AP - AP Interview: Jordan eager to reach nuke deal with US - Karin Laub
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-German court rejects E.ON damages claim in nuclear lawsuit - Elke Ahlswede
  • Reuters - EDF says has full confidence in Hinkley Point, Brexit no barrier - Bate Felix Tabi Tabe
  • Reuters - New Philippine energy minister says can't afford to ditch coal -
  • Reuters - New Philippine energy minister says can't afford to ditch coal
  • Reuters - FACTBOX-German utilities seek billions in nuclear lawsuits - Vera Eckert, Christoph Steitz, Tom Kaeckenhoff
  • Japan Times - Japanese photojournalist documents nuclear crises in Chernobyl, Fukushima - Satoshi Fujiwara
  • AsiaOne? - S'pore builds its safety savvy as S-E Asia inches towards nuclear energy - Andrea Soh
  • Yahoo! News7 - Police action to end SA protest under fire - AAP
  • BBC News - Wylfa Newydd nuclear plant: Seabed investigation starts
  • Daily Post North Wales - Why are drilling rigs off Wylfa nuclear site on Anglesey? - Owen Hughes
  • The Hindu - Pentagon blamed for Pakistan nuclear bomb - Kallol Bhattacherjee
  • Sputnik - Russia, Cuba to Sign Deal on Peaceful Use of Nuclear Energy - Moscow
  • The Hindu - Nuclear plants insured - IANS
  • European Public Affairs - Is Europe being left behind in nuclear energy development? - Ed Gavaghan
  • World Nuclear News - Kakrapar investigations continue
  • World Nuclear News - IAEA team applauds Poland's progress with nuclear program
  • World Nuclear News - Three Chinese units approach operation
  • SA Business Day - Letter: Science Council is no nuclear pressure group - Tom Blees, President, The Science Council for Global Initiatives
  • This is Money - EDF workers' committee expected to demand that nuclear power plant at Hinkley Point in Somerset is delayed
  • Radio New Zealand - Fight for French compensation over nuke tests wages - Lucy Smith
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Thailand ponders nuclear power with China - Kentaro Iwamoto
  • AzerNews - OSCE parliamentarians propose closing old nuclear power plants - Gunay Camal
  • Daily Star UK - Haunting footage shows the inside of Chernobyl's exploded nuclear plant - Andrew McDonald
  • Springfield News-Leader, MO - Nixa veteran among the sick, decades after hydrogen bomb accident - Giacomo Bologna
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - TVA continues to reduce carbon emissions
  • Seattle Times - Check out these old photos from Seattle's archive. They tell millions of stories.
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Sue Cange: Sustaining the legacy of leadership - Sue Cange
  • Ha'aretz Daily - The New and Secret Investigation Against Netanyahu - Raviv Drucker
  • Kent News - EDF Energy confirms Ian Stewart to take over as new station director at Dungeness B nuclear power plant - Chris Britcher
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - Letter: Diablo Canyon's closing just part of the 'organic' trend - Jeff Wheelwright, Morro Bay
  • Delaware News Journal - High electric bills roil Delaware residents, businesses - Jeff Mordock
  • Tehran Times - Chinese studying Arak reactor modernization document
  • Motherboard - Watch the Largest Rocket Explosion in History - Becky Ferreira
  • Korea Herald - S. Korea halts test run of new reactor
  • TASS - Russia, Cuba to sign deal on cooperation in nuclear energy peaceful use
  • Astana Times - FM Idrissov Says Attracting Investment, Promoting Nuclear Disarmament Key Priorities - Malika Orazgaliyeva
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Impossible to 'replace' journalists Frank Munger and Richard Locker -
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Impossible to 'replace' journalists Frank Munger and Richard Locker
  • Maritime Executive - Fukushima Radiation Levels Decreasing Rapidly
  • NHK World - Health advisory desk set up for Fukushima workers
  • Japan Times - Pacific Ocean radiation back near normal after Fukushima: study

    Sunday, July 03, 2016

  • Tasmanian Mercury - Talking Point: Howard, Blair and Bush should face the music - Greg Barns
  • Reuters - Unions to launch three-day strike at Brazil's Eletrobras on Monday - Silvio Cascione
  • Adelaide Now - SA Police close Olympic Way as anti-uranium protesters light bonfire in the middle of the road - Erin Jones
  • UAE National - UAE nuclear energy plant passes safety tests
  • Korea Herald - KEPCO school expands education on nuclear power - Song Ji-won
  • The Hankyoreh - Daejeon civic groups uneasy about downtown spent nuclear fuel testing facility
  • Choi Ye-rin - Letter: Truth about nuclear bomb always a cover-up - Jonathan Lloyd, Valley Falls
  • San Francisco Chronicle - Diablo Canyon closure shows California's power grid is changing fast - David R. Baker |
  • Washington Examiner - Grid watchdog faces rising pressure to fix nation's energy woes - John Siciliano
  • Albuquerque Journal - Short-term costs of Palo Verde power are worth it - Ron Darnell / Senior Vice President For Public Policy, Pnm
  • Tehran Times - Rouhani calls JCPOA 'least costly way' to serve national interests
  • Pakistan Nation - If India expands nuclear arsenal, Pakistan will have to respond: Sartaj
  • Hindustan Times - Corrosion spots found in coolant channels of Kakrapar reactors - Indo-Asian News Service
  • Trend News Agency - Belgian-Turkish company to build 5,000MW power plants in Iran - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • Trend News Agency - Iran presents China with Arak reactor redesign draft - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • Press TV - Iran, China to resume talks on Arak reactor modernization
  • Fukushima Diary - Tepco admits molten nuclear fuel is transferred in multiple places of Reactor 2 - Iori Mochizuki
  • Asahi Shimbun - Floating wind turbine begins slow trip to off Fukushima coast - Hiroyuki Yoshida
  • Japan Times - Parties vague on atomic power pledges in run-up to Upper House election

    Saturday, July 02, 2016

  • Tri-City Herald - Petition could shut down Richland nuclear power plant - Annette Cary
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Department of Energy renews deals for safe transportation of waste
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - WIPP's new waste acceptance criteria accepted - Maddy Hayden
  • LA Monitor - DOE to start toxic waste cleanup at LA Canyon - Tris DeRoma
  • Illinois Watchdog - Tammy Duckworth can't escape legacy of mismanagement in VA system - M.D. Kittle
  • Virginian-Pilot - VA officials pledge new studies into effects of Agent Orange on vets and their children
  • Motley Fool - Illinois Doesn't Value Exelon's Nuclear Power -- and That's a Huge Climate Mistake - Maxx Chatsko
  • St. Louis Post-Dispatch - Editorial: In Illinois, the nuclear age comes creaking to a halt
  • Japan Today - As Japan re-embraces nuclear power, safety warnings persist
  • Global Research - Radioactive Waste and the "Nuclear War" against Australia's Aboriginal people - Jim Green
  • Firstpost - First batch of nuclear fuel pellets from Russia to arrive in India in July-end
  • Bluefield Daily Telegraph - Nuclear siren to be reactivated in Kimball - Greg Jordan -Bluefield, WV
  • Huffington Post - A Carbon-Free, Nuclear-Free California Is Within Reach - Daphne Wysham
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - Letter: Diablo Canyon nuclear power plant stands in the way of progress - Joan Carter, San Luis Obispo
  • KPFA Berkeley - audio: End of Nuclear in California? - Rochelle Becker executive director of the Alliance for Nuclear Responsibility and Tom Athanasiou of EcoEquity
  • Paso Robles Press - Lease is extended--Diablo Canyon Nuclear Power Plant can remain open through 2025 PG&E plans to work with employees - Allyson Oken
  • Myrtle Beach Sun News - Drone reports at SC nuclear weapons site spark federal scrutiny - Sammy Fretwell
  • RT - FBI investigating unidentified drones over S. Carolina nuclear site
  • Sputnik News - FBI Investigating Drone Sightings Over South Carolina Nuclear Site
  • Sputnik News - Cutting-Edge Russian Floating Nuclear Power Station Undergoes Mooring Tests
  • NDTV - Reports About China Blocking India's Nuke Club NSG Bid Not True: VK Singh
  • WFSU - FP&L Switches Position On Nuclear Cost Recovery - Jim Ash
  • Illinois News Network - Nuclear plants overlooked in funding bill - Cole Lauterbach
  • MyBroadband South Africa - South African nuclear advisory rejects links to Rosatom
  • Omaha World-Herald - From World War II to Asia to a nuclear Nevada, serving country a way of life for vet
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea slams U.S. human rights report; vows to boost nuclear deterrent - colin@yna.co.kr
  • Palmetto Business Daily - Fixed price option approved by Santee Cooper for units at V.C. Summer Nuclear Station
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Editorial: Justify SCE&G rate hikes
  • St. Louis Post-Dispatch - Editorial: Why are service-injured veterans getting the runaround?
  • Minnesota Public Radio News - Tribe seeks trust status for land near Lake Elmo
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - WIPP's new waste acceptance criteria accepted - Maddy Hayden
  • HNN Huntingtonnews - DOE Grants Funds to Ohio EPA for Portsmouth Site Cleanup Oversight - Lexington Herald Leader?
  • Lexington Herald Leader - It's wise to worry about landfill's toxic impact - Robert Shaffer
  • WWLP Chicopee, MA - Radioactivity detected in medical waste from Springfield - Mike Masciadrelli
  • New York Times - Letter: Help for Sick Airmen - (Lt. Gen.) Mark A. Ediger, Air Force Surgeon General, Falls Church, Va.
  • The Hindu - 'A.P. will gain most from Kovvada power plant' - K. Srinivasa Rao
  • Ukrainian Journal - Nuclear regulator calls for balanced spent fuel treatment strategy - Journal Staff Report
  • KOB Albuquerque - PNM loses support for rate increase request after hearings - Associated Press
  • KRQE - Bernalillo County no longer backing PNM's request to raise rates - Kayla Root
  • Hindustan Times - Corrosion spots found in coolant channels of Kakrapar reactors - IANS
  • Aiken Standard - Liquid waste mission at Savannah River Site open for bids - Thomas Gardiner
  • Vermont Business Magazine - Vermonters concerned tainted Vermont Yankee water will end up in river
  • FAIR.org - Intercept Quotes FAIR on 'Ethical Red Flags' at Conventions
  • Ron Paul Institute - After 'Brexit,' Can We Exit a Few Things Too? - Ron Paul
  • POGO - Just in Time for its 50th Anniversary, FOIA is Improved
  • POGO - Bipartisan Letter Questions Watchdog's Whistleblower Program
  • Kyodo News - Japan utilities to launch new grading system for nuclear plant safety

    Friday, July 01, 2016

  • Bloomberg BNA - BIDDING ADIEU TO NRC COMMISSIONER WILLIAM OSTENDORFF - Rebecca Kern
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - DOE renews agreements for safe transportation - Maddy Hayden
  • Forbes - Uranium Seawater Extraction Makes Nuclear Power Completely Renewable - James Conca
  • Tri-City Herald - Hanford workers report illnesses linked to chemical vapors - Annette Cary
  • Oregon Catalyst - Review of Oregon's Department of Energy - Sen. Doug Whitsett
  • Colorado Springs Gazette - Provocative T-shirts designed by Colorado Springs peace activist intended to open minds - Debbie Kelley
  • AP - US ambassador: Carry out NKorea sanctions aggressively - Dave Bryan
  • Bloomberg - Biggest U.S. Gas Rally in 16 Years Leaves Electricity Behind - Jim Polson, Naureen Malik
  • Reuters - Israel should stop settlements, denying Palestinian development: Quartet report - Michelle Nichols and Louis Charbonneau
  • Reuters - Oil supply, demand should be in balance by 2017: U.S. Energy Sec - Chen Aizhu
  • Reuters - As Japan re-embraces nuclear power, safety warnings persist - Aaron Sheldrick
  • MINING.com - Australia's uranium polluting the Antarctic – scientists
  • RT - Critics warn of 'another tragedy' as Japan re-embraces nuclear power
  • Forbes - Scientists Find New Kind Of Fukushima Fallout - Sam Lemonick
  • Brockton Enterprise - Nuclear safety expert seeks data about Pilgrim incident - Christine Legere
  • Boston Globe - At Pilgrim, a probe into whether backup generators were offline - Vivian Wang
  • Cape Cod Times - Two Pilgrim guards sickened by odor - Christine Legere
  • ABC.au - Anti-nuclear protesters gather near South Australia's Olympic Dam
  • Adelaide Now - Zombies, giant sea god join large anti-nuclear protest at Olympic Dam - Erin Jones, Roxby Downs
  • Charleston Post Courier - Judge hears arguments in South Carolina MOX plutonium case - Derrek Asberry
  • Charleston Post Courier - Santee Cooper authorizes $831M debt sale to fund nuclear project - David Wren
  • The Guardian - Hinkley Point C critics try to derail it amid Brexit vote turmoil - Terry Macalister Energy editor
  • World Nuclear News - China and Argentina reaffirm reactor agreement
  • World Nuclear News - Areva signs nuclear fuel cycle contracts
  • World Nuclear News - Toshiba withdraws ABWR certification application
  • Canada NewsWire - Canadian Nuclear Industry Welcomes Inclusion in Clean Energy - Canadian Nuclear Association
  • Energy Voice - Unions step up support for Hinkley Point nuclear station
  • KWES NewsWest9 - Paperwork for Andrews nuclear waste dump missing key safety, security details - Julia Deng
  • EurasiaNet - Will China Bring Nuclear Power to Moldova?
  • LEX18 Lexington KY News - Citizens In Estill Co. Concerned About Contamination
  • POWERmag - PG&E Secures Key Lease Extension for Diablo Canyon - Sonal Patel
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - Diablo Canyon closure brings back memories of construction, protests - Phil Dirkx
  • Tri County Sentry - Treasurer Chiang Releases Statement on Planned Closure of Diablo Canyon Nuclear Power Plant
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Nuclear Brexit - Hugh Gusterson
  • Tico Times - Costa Rica makes nuclear fusion history with plasma discharge - L. Arias
  • Niagara Falls Reporter - Radioactive Waste no Cause for Concern: According to Falls' Senior Planner, Desantis - June 30, 2016 Mike Hudson
  • India Wire - Bikini Islanders Still Deal with Fallout of US Nuclear Tests, 70 Years Later - Titus Mathew
  • POWERmag - Nuclear Regulatory Commission Down to Three Active Commissioners - Aaron Larson
  • Business Insurance - Hartford units must cover contractor for nuclear facility accident - Judy Greenwald
  • Arizona Business Daily - Arizona Public Service changes leadership team at Palo Verde nuclear site
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - TVA asks 3,500 employees to quit or retire in cost-cutting move - Dave Flessner
  • Phys.org - Fukushima and the oceans: What do we know, five years on?
  • Bar & Bench - GNLU's Workshop on Practice of Nuclear Liability, Compensation and Insurance
  • CBS News - U.S. Geological Survey lab worker faked test results, investigators say - Associated Press
  • POWERmag - TVA Submits Pioneering Application for SMR Early Site Permit
  • POWERmag - China's CAP1400 Clears IAEA Safety Assessment
  • Boston Globe - Drug and device makers pay doctors, hospitals $6.5 billion - Ed Silverman
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - PNM loses support for rate increase request - Rebecca Moss
  • Washington Examiner - Energy group talking to Clinton more than Trump - John Siciliano
  • Japan Times - Chugoku faces 50% chance of strong quake in next 30 years: government's latest regional report
  • Kearney Hub - Cooper Station's excellent rating its first since 1991 - Mike Konz
  • Livermore Patch - Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory Dedicates New Supercomputer Facility - De Castillo
  • WJBC Bloomington - Illinois lawmakers take no action on Exelon bill - Cole Lauterbach
  • The Hindu - MoEF team may inspect KKNPP reactor today
  • Hindustan Times - Will work with other members for India's entry into NSG: US
  • New Hampshire Public Radio - Coakley Landfill: Yet Another Source Of Water Contamination In New Hampshire - Emily Corwin
  • UANews Tucson - FOIA Heavily Influenced by Business Interests - Mike Chesnick
  • Atomic Insights - Nuclear plant construction in U.K. will gain momentum from Brexit vote - Rod Adams
  • Atomic Insights - PG&E Agreed To Kill Diablo Canyon In Self-Protecting Deal - Rod Adams
  • Atomic Insights - You've been told lies. Low dose radiation isn't harmful. It can improve health - Rod Adams
  • Tri-City Herald - Hanford workers report illnesses linked to chemical vapors - Annette Cary
  • IPS - Suspend Saudi Arabia from Human Rights Council, Human Rights Groups Say - Tharanga Yakupitiyage
  • Public Citizen - Proposed Rate Hike Proves Critics of Exelon-Pepco Takeover Were Right All Along - David Arkush
  • Public Citizen - MEDIA ADVISORY: Guidance Documents Benefit Regulated Industries - Public Citizen Expert to Testify at Senate Hearing
  • IEER - Beyond a Band-Aid: A Discussion Paper on Protecting Workers and Communities in the Great Energy Transition - Arjun Makhijani
  • NRC - NRC Revises Regulations to Increase Potential Maximum Fine
  • GreenWorld - Michael Mariotte: Counterweight to Nuclear Energy (1952 – 2016)
  • IAEA - Poland Progresses in Developing Infrastructure for its Nuclear Power Programme, IAEA Review Concludes - Elisabeth Dyck, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • Yonhap News - Seoul rebukes N.K. for sticking to claim on nuclear state - sooyeon@yna.co.kr
  • Kyodo News - Japan utilities to launch new grading system for nuclear plant safety
  • Kyodo News - Japan, U.S. oppose moves to establish treaty to ban nukes
  • Kyodo News - FEATURE: Japanese journalist documents nuclear crises in Chernobyl, Fukushima - Satoshi Fujiwara
  • NHK World - Melted fuel may be at the bottom of No.2 reactor
  • Asahi Shimbun - Tsunami-swept boat returns to home after 5 years adrift - Tatsuya Sasaki
  • Japan Times - Outgoing Fukushima plant chief says long road still ahead - Kazuaki Nagata
  • Japan Times - Landmark cancer study reveals huge regional gaps in incidence rates; lifestyle habits may be to blame - Tomoko Otake
  • Japan Times - Shikoku Electric looks to fire up MOX-fueled Ehime reactor around Aug. 25
  • Mainichi Daily News - Nuclear watchdog finds 3 nuclear plants guilty of 'malicious' safety violations
  • Mainichi Daily News - NRA casts doubt on TEPCO ice wall project at Fukushima nuke plant
  • Jiji Press - Japan Parties Split over Nuclear Policy in Election Promises
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notices: Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc., Page 43198 [FR DOC #: 2016-15709]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Rules: Adjustment of Civil Penalties for Inflation, Pages 43019 - 43021 [FR DOC #: 2016-15399]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Final Procedures for Conducting Hearings on Conformance with the Acceptance Criteria in Combined Licenses, Pages 43266 - 43292 [FR DOC #: 2016-15693]
  • DOE:EM - DOE Releases Request for Information for Y-12 National Security Complex Water Treatment Facility Construction
  • DOE:EM - DOE Releases Final Request for Proposal for Savannah River Site Liquid Waste Services
  • Morning Consult - House Panel to Hold Hearing on Yucca Mountain - Asha Glover
  • Pittsburgh Tribune-Review - Groundwater testing begins in Parks Township - Mary Ann Thomas
  • House of Representatives - #SubEnvEcon to Hear from Nevada Stakeholders on Yucca Mountain
  • DOE:EM - DOE Grants Funds to Ohio EPA for Portsmouth Site Cleanup Oversight - Japan Times
  • Japan Times - Japan land prices up 0.2%; first gain in eight years
  • Deutsche Welle - Who pays for Germany's nuclear phase-out?
  • Salamanca Press NY - Reed tours West Valley Demonstration Project - Rick Miller