Sunday, March 29, 2015

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - EDITORIAL: Washington, make an offer on Yucca Mountain
  • Grand Prairie Sentry Review - Congressmen's willingness to cash in on Yucca Mountain endangers Nevadans
  • Reno Gazette-Journal - Our view: Reid's retirement – bad news for Nevada
  • Reno Gazette-Journal - GOP's Huckabee rejoices over Reid's retirement - Ray Hagar,
  • Cleveland Plain Dealer - The case against the Davis-Besse nuclear power plant: Connie Kline (Opinion)
  • Alamogordo Daily News - Downwinders plan peaceful protest of Trinity's 70th anniversary - Tara Melton
  • AP - Officials: Iran nuke talks solving some issues, not others - Matthew Lee, George Jahn
  • AP - Israel premier expresses 'deep concern' on pending Iran deal
  • Bloomberg - Baird Win Endorses $16 Billion Australian State Asset Sale Plan - Adam Haigh
  • Bloomberg - Menendez Says Congress Must Review Any Iran Nuclear Deal - Terrence Dopp
  • Reuters - Iran, powers explore nuclear compromises, Israel alarmed - Louis Charbonneau, John Irish and Parisa Hafezi
  • Reuters - Expected Iranian nuclear deal worse than Israel feared: Netanyahu - Dan Williams
  • Reuters - Iran will not abide by nuclear agreement: House speaker Boehner - Howard Schneider
  • Motley Fool - You'll Never Believe Where America's Nuclear Waste Could End Up - Maxx Chatsko
  • South Jersey Times - Oyster Creek nuclear plant restarted after repairs completed
  • CNews - Nuclear waste plans stir concern in northern Ont.
  • Idaho State Journal - Tribes claim radioactive material being carried by wind from former FMC site
  • Desert Sun - Palm Desert veteran witnessed atomic bomb tests in Navy - Denise Goolsby
  • Japan Times - Tepco refusing to pay fallout-hit municipalities for most decontamination work
  • Japan Times - Japan to play up safety of food products at expo in Milan
  • Pakistan Nation - 80,000 Pakistanis killed in US-led war on terror: report
  • PTI - US' war on terror kills over 80k people in Pak: report
  • DigitalJournal - Fukushima – A litany of failures costing hundreds of millions - Karen Graham
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Letter: Learn specifics of work in Oak Ridge
  • Press TV - No Iran-P5+1 tentative nuclear deal: Source
  • Press TV - Iran, US FMs wrap up fifth day of nuclear talks in Lausanne
  • Press TV - Iran denies Western media report on enrichment constraints
  • Press TV - Iran nuclear deal dangerous, worse than Israel feared: Netanyahu
  • Press TV - Zarif, Kerry open fifth day of nuclear talks in Lausanne
  • Xinhua News - Iran, six powers reach provisional agreement to break deadlock in nuclear talks: media
  • Xinhua News - Nuclear deal with Iran worse than Israel feared: Netanyahu
  • Wall Street Journal - The Reid-Obama Bargain--Harry shut down the Senate because Barack shut down the Yucca Mountain nuclear waste repository in Nevada
  • Fukushima Diary - 9K Billion Yen financial support from JP Gov to Tepco / Over 30 years to refund - Iori Mochizuki
  • ENENews - Times: 200-year wait faced at Fukushima – Plant Chief: "No idea" how to decommission reactors
  • NHK World - Nuclear regulators to inspect reactor for restart
  • Kyodo News - TEPCO not paying for most decontamination work done by local gov'ts
  • Asahi Shimbun - COMMENTARY: Fukushima laments fading memories of nuclear disaster
  • Mainichi Daily News - Group looks to set up Fukushima disaster recovery museum
  • Japan Times - Tepco refusing to pay fallout-hit municipalities for most decontamination work
  • Japan Times - Japan to play up safety of food products at expo in Milan

    Saturday, March 28, 2015

  • POWERnews - Updated: DOE and Senators Separately Outline Steps to Manage U.S. Nuclear Waste - Sonal Patel
  • POWERnews - Industry in Turmoil: Coal Plants Shutting Down Around the World - Aaron Larson
  • Bloomberg - Yucca Site Seen Gaining in Opponent Reid's 2016 Senate Departure - Steve Geimann
  • ABC News - Popular Nevada Governor Looms Over Fight for Reid Seat - MICHAEL R. BLOOD and KIMBERLY PIERCEALL Associated Press
  • Climate Progress - 5 Reasons You'll Miss Harry Reid - Kira Lerner
  • Reno Gazette-Journal - Reid's departure leaves cloudy Nevada political future - Ray Hagar
  • KTNV Las Vegas - Reid's departure means loss of clout for Nevada in Washington - Michael Lopardi
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Editorial: Reid's run unmatched in Nevada history
  • Vegas Seven - With Harry Reid Retiring, Nevada Is About to Experience a Costly Power Outage - Michael Green
  • Nevada Appeal - Pundits say Reid's departure is going to have dramatic impact on the state - Geoff Dornan
  • Nevada Appeal - Harry Reid universally praised for his efforts to protect, support Nevada needs - Geoff Dornan
  • Indian Country Today - WIPP Nuclear Leak Definitely Caused by Wrong Kind of Kitty Litter: Experts - Indian Country Today
  • AP - Nation's biggest nuclear firm makes a play for green money - Ray Henry
  • AP - Iran nuke talks expand as deadline for deal looms - George Jahn, Matthew Lee
  • AP - Popular Nevada governor looms over fight for Reid seat - Michael R. Blood, Kimberly Pierceall
  • AP - France says will propose UN Security Council draft on Israel - Cara Anna
  • Reuters - Iran and powers close in on 2-3 page nuclear deal, success uncertain - John Irish, Louis Charbonneau and Parisa Hafezi
  • NEI - Potential for Progress in Managing Used Nuclear Fuel, High-Level Waste?
  • Huffington Post - Mix Of Cat Litter, Salts Caused Nuclear-Dump Mishap, Report Finds - Susan Montoya Bryan
  • Politico - Brits: Iran nuke deal would be vague, unwritten - Edward-Isaac Dovere
  • KETV Omaha - Regulators to provide another update on Nebraska nuke plant - LancasterOnline
  • Lancaster Intelligencer Journal - Amid worry of nuclear meltdown at TMI, the show went on
  • Times of India - India's N-insurance a positive step, says IAEA - Indrani Bagchi
  • Firstpost India - IAEA wants India to enact policy for radioactive waste management
  • Reading Evening Post - Aldermaston atomic bomb factory has repairs to uranium plant signed off by regulator - Linda Fort
  • Economic Times - IAEA chief meets PM Modi, hails India's commitment to nuclear-safety
  • The Hindu - 'India needs national nuclear safety policy' - Suhasini Haidar
  • ArabianBusiness - UAE's ENEC submits plan to run first two nuclear reactors
  • RT - Cutting-edge tech to scan Fukushima for nuclear fuel flops in front of reporters
  • Sudbury Star - Nuke waste plans stir Northern angst - Mary Katherine Keown
  • The Ecologist - After Fukushima: Japan's 'nuclear village' is back in charge - Jim Green
  • London Times - Japan faces 200-year wait for Fukushima clean-up - Richard Lloyd Parry
  • ABC News - Video: Everything You Need to Know About the Iran Nuclear Deal
  • Focus Taiwan - More food from Japan's nuclear disaster-affected areas rejected - Lung Pei-ning, Tai Ya-chen and Y.F. Low
  • Sputnik News - P5+1 Must Make Tough Compromise Decisions Toward Nuclear Deal - Iran
  • NYDailyNews - Breslin: Three Mile Island accident was just a puff - next time it may be poof!
  • The Nation - March 28, 1979: Nuclear Meltdown at Three Mile Island - Richard Kreitner and The Almanac
  • Rutland Herald - Radiological monitoring by state could end next year at Yankee - Susan Smallheer
  • AllGov - Displaced by Nuclear Bomb Testing and then Flooded by Climate Change, Bikini Islanders want to Evacuate to U.S.
  • Japan Times - Political obstacles stymie energy autonomy - Philip Brasor
  • Xinhua News - Modi says his tour of France, Germany, Canada aims to bolster India's economic growth
  • Vallejo Times-Herald - Workers begin dismantling dilapidated Building 755 on Mare Island - John Glidden
  • Xinhua News - China promises sound business environment for Belt and Road cooperation
  • Bellona - Deepwater Horizon still creating an environment of fear and intimidation five years on - Charles Digges
  • Pahrump Valley Times - Oscarson: Study, not fight, Yucca with money - Lillian Browne
  • Ecowatch - 36 Years of Three Mile Island's Lethal Lies … and Still Counting - Harvey Wasserman
  • Ron Paul Institute - After a Twelve Year Mistake in Iraq, We Must Just March Home - Ron Paul
  • antiwar.com - Why Ron Paul is Right about Ukraine - Dan Sanchez
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - What's in store for Nevada after Harry Reid retires
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Nevada Sen. Ruben Kihuen announces bid for Congress - Laura Myers
  • Bellingham Herald - Reid's departure renews talk of nuclear waste site in Nevada - Ari Natter
  • Fukushima Diary - JP PM Abe "My saying Under-control was only to reassure the world to let Japan host 2020 Olympics" - Iori Mochizuki
  • Fukushima Diary - Fuel Handling Machine potentially opening the door of SFP3 to the reactor vessel - Iori Mochizuki
  • Japan Times - Technology that gives peek inside wrecked Fukushima reactors faces challenges - Yuri Kageyama

    Friday, March 27, 2015

  • Daily Caller - Did Yucca Mountain Bring Down Harry Reid? - Michael Bastasch
  • Ely Times - Congressman wants to take another look at nuclear waste storage - Battle Born Media
  • Wall Street Journal - Harry Reid Won't Run for Re-Election to Senate in 2016 - Kristina Peterson and Janet Hook
  • Reuters - Top U.S. Senate Democrat Harry Reid to retire after 2016 - Susan Heavey
  • New York Times - Senate's Harry Reid Announces He Won't Seek Re-election
  • Reuters - Iran, six powers demand mutual concessions in tense nuclear talks - Louis Charbonneau and John Irish
  • The Guardian - Editorial: The Guardian view on the Iran nuclear talks: a matter of global security
  • Reuters - IAEA urges India to take further action for nuclear regulation - Shadia Nasralla
  • NDTV - UN's Watchdog Slams India's Nuclear Regulatory Framework - Pallava Bagla
  • The Hindu - IAEA praises India's commitment to safety - Suhasini Haidar
  • Outlook India - IAEA Wants India to Enact Policy for Radioactive Waste Management
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - The dangerous disregard of nuclear experts for one another - Hugh Gusterson
  • NPR - Official Report: Nuclear Waste Accident Caused By Wrong Cat Litter - Geoff Brumfiel
  • The Guardian - Cat litter blamed for $240m radiation leak at New Mexico nuclear waste dump
  • St George News - City opts to withdraw from nuclear power project, keep options open - Mori Kessler
  • St, George Daily Spectrum - St. George pulls out of nuclear project, for now - David DeMille
  • Reuters - Japan makes a start on sharing lessons from nuclear crisis - Megan Rowling
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-Bulgaria asks Westinghouse to take 49 pct stake in nuclear unit - Tsvetelia Tsolova
  • World Nuclear News - KazAtomProm CEO dies suddenly aged 44
  • World Nuclear News - UAE applies for first nuclear operating licence
  • World Nuclear News - Westinghouse, Hochtief partner on decommissioning services
  • World Nuclear News - Nuclear's share of UK's power production dips to 19%
  • CentralAsiaOnline - Uzbekistan takes steps to prevent nuclear and chemical terrorism - Maksim Yeniseyev
  • Al Jazeera America - Compensation rules for ill Hanford nuclear workers likely to be eased - Renee Lewis
  • BelTA - IAEA experts praise construction of Belarusian nuclear station's training center
  • KNDO/KNDU-TV NBC - Crews Hold Regional Nuclear Training in Richland - Morgan Ashley
  • BBC - Trawsfynydd nuclear plant decommissioning moves to new stage
  • Sin Chew Jit Poh - Japan may lower estimated nuclear accident rate
  • News Courier - TVA employee injured Wednesday - Rebecca Croomes
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - UCOR offering educational mini-grants - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Mercury dispute in Oak Ridge - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - False alarm at Y-12's Purification Facility - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Y-12 labor has roots in success - Frank Munger
  • Washington Post - Technology to look inside Fukushima reactors faces challenge - Yuri Kageyama?
  • Bellona - Norway approves new climate change law - Bellona Europa
  • Press TV - 'Promising progress in Iran N-talks'
  • Press TV - 'Iran nuclear deal needs political will'
  • Press TV - Iran, US, EU resume talks in Lausanne
  • Trend News Agency - US Senate threatens Iran with new sanctions
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notices: Environmental Impact Statements; Weekly Receipts, Page 16384 [FR DOC #: 2015-07137]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Rules: NAC International MAGNASTOR System, Certificate of Compliance, Amendments, Page 16251 [FR DOC #: 2015-07002]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Proposed Rules: Petition for Rulemaking: Applicability of Risk-Informed Categorization Regulation to Combined Licenses, Pages 16308 - 16309 [FR DOC #: 2015-07092]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Sequoyah Nuclear Plant, Units 1 2, Page 16463 [FR DOC #: 2015-06961]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on Metallurgy and Reactor Fuels, Page 16462 [FR DOC #: 2015-07091]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on Planning and Procedures, Pages 16462 - 16463 [FR DOC #: 2015-07087]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on Structural Analysis, Pages 16461 - 16462 [FR DOC #: 2015-07086]
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Don't let fears of a "bad" nuclear deal with Iran kill a good one - Ariane Tabatabai
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Drones at nuclear power plants: enemies or helpers? - David Lochbaum
  • Chicago Unbound - University of Chicago - Beyond Yucca Mountain: Split Liability Drives Action for Interim Nuclear Waste Storage - Amy L. Sypula
  • FAIR.org - Colombian Report on US Military's Child Rapes Not Newsworthy to US News Outlets - Adam Johnson
  • DOE:EM - WASTE ISOLATION PILOT PLANT (WIPP) RECOVERY
  • DOE:WIPP - WIPP Update
  • Truth-out - Endless War: As US Strikes Tikrit and Delays Afghan Pullout, "War on Terror" Toll Tops 1.3 Million - Amy Goodman
  • Institute for Public Accuracy - Whistleblowers and the Press Heavyweights - John Hanrahan
  • Los Angeles Times - Analysis Harry Reid retirement sets off Nevada scramble: Will GOP Gov. Sandoval run? - Mark Z. Barabak
  • Reno Gazette-Journal - What Harry Reid said - and reactions from around the U.S.
  • CNN - Harry Reid's retirement sets Nevada up as 2016 battleground - Peter Hamby
  • Bloomberg - Harry Reid Muscled Obama's Democratic Agenda Through Congress - Richard Rubin
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Reid won't seek re-election to Senate in 2016 - Steve Tetreault and Laura Myers
  • Las Vegas SUN - It's over: Reid announces he's stepping down after current term expires - Amber Phillips
  • eNews Park Forest - Sierra Club Statement on Retirement of Harry Reid
  • Politico - Harry Reid's legacy: Dogged and smarter than you think - John Bresnahan
  • Nevada Appeal - Sandoval: I'm focused on the state, not Reid's open U.S. Senate seat
  • NRC - NRC Names New Resident Inspector at Oyster Creek Nuclear Plant
  • NAS - Project Update: Lessons Learned from the Fukushima Nuclear Accident for Improving Safety and Security of U.S. Nuclear Plants
  • ENENews - Gov't Report: Plutonium at 1,000,000 Bq/m3 was detected in ocean off Fukushima – "Contaminated waters will be transported rapidly to east" across Pacific
  • NHK World - New device to see through damaged reactor unveiled
  • NHK World - Fuel pool gates found shifted at Fukushima plant
  • Kyodo News - U.S. veterans reveal 1962 nuclear close call dodged in Okinawa - Masakatsu Ota
  • Asahi Shimbun - South Pacific islands fell victim to tragedy of nuclear tests - Satoshi Kamata
  • Japan Times - Setback at Fukushima No. 1 plant threatens reactor 3 rod removal
  • Nippon.com - Contaminated Water Prevents Decommissioning: No Fundamental Solution in Sight
  • Focus Taiwan - Over 400 Japanese food items test negative for radioactivity: FDA
  • Taipei Times - Some FDA officials to be disciplined - Stacy Hsu
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Preserving natural disaster heritage - Atsushi Taketazu
  • Japan Times - Setback at Fukushima No. 1 plant threatens reactor 3 rod removal
  • WKBW-TV Buffalo - Sen. wants funds to clean up radioactive waste
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Charleston Republican files bill restricting use of nuclear waste dump - Cynthia Roldan
  • KMID Midland, TX - Big Spring the Big Stop for TRU Waste Transport Demonstration
  • Snake River Alliance - NUCLEAR WASTE: THE PAST IS THE PRESENT…AND THE FUTURE - Beatrice Brailsford
  • FAIR.org - New York Times: Nuclear Establishment Tool - Karl Grossman
  • FAIR.org - A Few Words on the Least Surprising Op-Ed of 2015 - Ali Gharib

    Thursday, March 26, 2015

  • Govtrack - S. 854: A bill to establish a new organization to manage nuclear waste, provide a consensual process for siting nuclear waste facilities, ensure adequate funding for managing nuclear waste, and for other purposes. - Sponsor: Lamar Alexander
  • UPI - Contaminated water grows at Fukushima nuclear plant - Elizabeth Shim
  • Tri-City Herald - Sen. Murray: DOE appears to be pulling plug on some Hanford cleanup - Annette Cary
  • Picayune Item - The ultimate green energy source is a mystery
  • Crosscut Seattle - Nuclear power measures face questions - John Stang
  • InSerbia News - Serbia first in Europe by cancer mortality rate, main reason: NATO
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Officials negotiate LANL, WIPP fines; panel mulls projects over cash - Staci Matlock
  • Albuquerque Journal - U.S. Energy chief backs WIPP, B-61 - Michael Coleman
  • Albuquerque Business First blog - WIPP will be reopened within a year, U.S. energy chief says - Mike English, Assistant Editor
  • Las Cruces Sun-News - Energy secretary reiterates priority of reopening WIPP - Susan Montoya Bryan
  • KWES NewsWest9 - Moniz reiterates priority of reopening nuclear waste dump
  • AP - French, Iranian leaders talk amid nuclear negotiations
  • AP - US, Iran nuke talks enter critical round ahead of deadline - Matthew Lee
  • AP - Report: Head of world's largest uranium producer dies, 44
  • Bloomberg - Video: U.S. May Get Long-Term Nuclear Accord With Iran
  • Reuters - U.S., Iran resume talks on preliminary nuclear deal as deadline looms - Louis Charbonneau and John Irish
  • Reuters - Cutting losses on Iran nuclear deal, Israel eyes small print - Dan Williams and John Irish
  • Reuters - Kazakh uranium tycoon dies on visit to China - Mariya Gordeyeva
  • Reuters - North Korea's neighbors push to resume six-party talks - Tony Munroe and Ben Blanchard
  • New York Times - Iran Nuclear Deal May Be Done by Next Week, U.S. Official Says - Michael R. Gordon
  • South Jersey Times - Public skips annual safety review of Salem County's 3 nuclear plants - Bill Gallo Jr.
  • Petra News Agency - Prime minister meets with chief of Russian nuclear corporation
  • MintPress News Minneapolis - OpEd: Which Is The Most Responsible Nuclear Nation – Iran, Israel Or The United States? - Kevin Martin
  • Fronteras - Feds Try To Clean Uranium Found In Navajo Water - Laurel Morales
  • SA Business Day - Nuclear will not solve current problems, says DA - Paul Vecchiatto
  • Portfolio.hu - Hungary clears obstacles for EU nod on Paks nuclear supply deal - Lázár
  • CapeCodToday - Barnstable Democratic Town Committee to sponsor Pilgrim Nuclear interactive panel
  • Economic Times - US hopes Indian Parliament would soon ratify nuclear liability agreement
  • Corporate Crime Reporter - New York Times Reporter Matt Wald to Nuclear Energy Institute
  • Australian Mining - Queensland government slaps uranium sector in the face, refuses to say why [OPINION]
  • Center for Biological Diversity - Expansion of Four Utah Uranium Mines Halted
  • Radio Prague - President backs continued uranium mining but economic argument looks weak - Chris Johnstone
  • World Nuclear News - Tsuruga 2 sits on active fault, NRA concludes
  • World Nuclear News - Nuclear's share of UK's power production dips to 19%
  • World Nuclear News - Russia, Myanmar reaffirm nuclear cooperation
  • World Nuclear News - Namibia commissions demonstration uranium plant
  • World Nuclear News - Steam generators arrive at Haiyang 2
  • Asahi Shimbun - Radioactive soil finally moved to Futaba site - Teru Okumura
  • Focus Taiwan - Prosecutors to probe Japanese foods from nuclear disaster area - Liu Shih-yi and Ted Chen
  • Focus News - Bulgaria to host 1st international nuclear energy conference
  • Sin Chew Jit Poh - Gov't only conducts general studies on nuclear power - Mah Siew Keong
  • Monticello Times - Monticello nuclear plant robot demonstration
  • China Post - North Korea denies hacking nuclear plants, says Seoul fabricates claims
  • Barre Montpelier Times Argus - NRC questions Entergy financial plans
  • Vermont Journalism Trust - Recent incidents at Vermont Yankee highlight ongoing security
  • Mainichi Daily News - Nuclear watchdog's decision on active faults a serious blow to reactor operators
  • Japan Times - More maintenance flaws found at Monju reactor
  • Tri-City Herald - Compensation rules for ill Hanford construction workers likely to be eased - Annette Cary
  • Radio New Zealand - Bikini islanders look for a new home
  • Crain's Chicago Business - Illinois seizing clean-energy funds to balance budget - Steve Daniels
  • Great Lakes Echo - Michigan's energy policy up for grabs
  • St.Pauls Review - Power deal near approval in Senate - Bob Shiles
  • Aiken Standard - Public asks questions on scheduled tank closure - Derrek Asberry
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea denies involvement in nuke power operator hacking
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Health benefit sessions scheduled at Y-12; companies used in BenVal study named
  • Beyond Nuclear - "Feds probe PG&E report on California nuclear plant safety"
  • All Things Nuclear - China's January 2013 Missile Defense Test - David Wright, co-director and senior scientist
  • All Things Nuclear - Watts Bar Community Action Panel - Dave Lochbaum, director, Nuclear Safety Project
  • Public Citizen - Public Citizen Applauds New Bill Addressing the Oil Trains Crisis - Statement of Tyson Slocum, Energy Program Director, Public Citizen
  • NRC - NRC Seeks Public Comment on Proposed Changes to Regulations on Low-Level Radioactive Waste Disposal
  • NRC blog - Listen In On Our Watts Bar Unit 2 Meeting with TVA - Jeanne Dion, Project Manager, Office of Nuclear Reactor Regulation
  • Washington Post - Officials: US considers letting Iran run nuclear centrifuges at fortified underground bunker
  • IAEA - IAEA Director General commends India's cancer control expertise - Miklos Gaspar, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Trend News Agency - U.S., Iran resume talks on preliminary nuclear deal as deadline looms
  • Trend News Agency - Three-level nuclear talks among Iran, EU, US end in Lausanne
  • Trend News Agency - Iranian, Chinese FMs discuss latest developments in nuclear talks - Fatih Karimov
  • Press TV - Iran's Zarif opposes 2-stage nuclear deal: Source
  • Press TV - Three-level nuclear talks among Iran, EU, US end in Lausanne
  • Press TV - Head of AEOI voices optimism about nuclear deal
  • Press TV - Iran, US kick off fresh nuclear talks
  • Press TV - Iran, US, EU end 2nd round of nuclear talks in Lausanne
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Paducah, Pages 15998 - 15999 [FR DOC #: 2015-06918]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Proposed Rules: Guidance: Conducting Technical Analyses for Low-Level Radioactive Waste Disposal, Pages 15930 - 15931 [FR DOC #: 2015-06536]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Proposed Rules: Low-Level Radioactive Waste Disposal, Pages 16081 - 16125 [FR DOC #: 2015-06429]
  • New York Times - Veterans Hurt by Chemical Weapons in Iraq Get Apology - C. J. Chivers
  • New York Times - OpEd: An Obama Friend Turns Foe on Coal - Richard L. Revesz
  • Kyodo News - Partly evacuated city in Fukushima declares break with nuclear power
  • Japan Times - Activists seek public hearings in Shiga on Takahama reactor restarts - Eric Johnston
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - TEPCO long-term power sales lower forecast
  • Mainichi Daily News - Nuclear watchdog's decision on active faults a serious blow to reactor operators
  • Mainichi Daily News - More errors with Monju nuclear reactor maintenance found
  • Mainichi Daily News - Contaminated soil begins arriving at mid-term storage site in Fukushima town
  • Jiji Press - Centennial Photo Exhibit Opens for Hiroshima A-Bomb Dome
  • Jiji Press - Tainted Soil Shipments Start in Another Fukushima Town
  • Jiji Press - Active Faults under 2 N-Plants Reported to NRA

    Wednesday, March 25, 2015

  • The Tennessean - Bill would let states compete to store nuclear waste - Mary Troyan
  • Nature - US government seeks sites for nuclear-waste storage - Jeff Tollefson
  • Utility Dive - Radioactive politics: Inside the renewed push to site nuclear waste at Yucca Mountain - Herman K. Trabish
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR WASTE: Cantwell says timing of bill release had nothing to do with announcement on defense disposal - Hannah Northey and Nick Juliano
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Obama shifts gears on nuclear waste; Yucca impact uncertain - Steve Tetreault
  • The Hill blog - Senators push bipartisan bill to build nuclear waste dump - Timothy Cama
  • Hilton Head Island Packet - Editorial: Haley's stand important against new nuclear plan
  • Aiken Standard - Savannah River Site's Citizen Advisory Board gets briefing on WIPP - Derrek Asberry
  • Big Island Video News - NRC Response To Army DU At Pohakuloa Questioned
  • Sputnik News - Growth of Cancer Rates in Serbia Blamed on 1999 NATO Bombings
  • KRQE - Carlsbad group approves WIPP resolution - The Associated Press
  • Augusta Chronicle - New Mexico group doubts WIPP repository will reopen by deadline, leaving waste stranded at Savannah River Site - Meg Mirshak
  • AP - Kerry flies to Switzerland for make-or-break Iran nuke talks - Matthew Lee
  • AP - Hungary says EU to OK Russian fuel deal for nuclear plant
  • AP - Correction: Japan-Nuclear-Flawed Cleanup story
  • Bloomberg - Senators to Seek Symbolic Vote on U.S. Sanctions on Iran - Erik Wasson
  • Reuters - Jordan signs $10 billion nuclear power plant deal with Russia - Suleiman Al-Khalidi
  • Reuters - France tells U.N. 'insufficient' progress in Iran nuclear talks - Michelle Nichols
  • Reuters - Hungary in talks on Russian nuclear fuel supply with Euratom: EU - Krisztina Than in Budapest and Barbara Lewis in Brussels
  • Reuters - Iran to insist all sanctions lifted in any nuclear deal: foreign minister - Sam Wilkin
  • New York Times - In Nuclear Talks, Iran Seeks to Avoid Specifics - David E. Sanger and Michael R. Gordon
  • Washington Post - Iran isn't providing needed access or information, nuclear watchdog says - Steven Mufson
  • Barents Observer - Finland's nuclear dilemma - Thomas Nilsen
  • Fierce Energy - U.S. in desperate need of comprehensive nuclear waste policy - Barbara Vergetis Lundin
  • Japan Times - Shift focus from nuclear safety to nuclear security
  • Arab News - From nuclear safety to nuclear security - Des Browne & Igor S. Ivanov
  • Energy Collective - Nuclear Safety in a Post-Fukushima World: Is the US Falling Behind? - Roman Kilisek
  • OilPrice - Beyond Iran and Pakistan: 7 Nuclear Wannabes - Andrew Topf
  • AirForceTimes - DoD leaders push back against move to limit nuclear spending - Brian Everstine
  • Fair.org - New York Times: Nuclear Establishment Tool - Karl Grossman
  • Beaver County Times - Public meeting on nuclear plant assessment - J.D. Prose
  • Jewish Daily Forward - Revealing Israel's Nuclear Secrets - Michael Karpin
  • Ecowatch - Doomsday Clock Moves Closer to Midnight As California's Last Active Nuke Plant Puts Millions at Risk - Greg Schwartz
  • BBC News - UK nuclear archive at Wick given go-ahead
  • Moscow Times - Russian Ex-Minister Given U.S. Award for Promoting Nuclear Security
  • Sputnik News - Iran on Nuclear Talks: 'The Ball is on the Other Side'
  • New Indian Express - 1000 Mwe Generated Daily from Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant
  • Albuquerque Journal - Carlsbad business group approves nuke dump resolution
  • Tri-City Herald - Workers prepare to deliver electrical transformer to nuclear power plant in Richland
  • Ottawa Web Times - HICKS: State must keep nuke plants open - Jerry L. Hicks, chairman, La Salle County Board
  • Interfax Energy - Nuclear restarts face legal battles in East Asia - Andrew Walker
  • Blouin News - FEATURE: Taiwan nuke protests reflect values
  • Press TV - US nukes modernization violating NPT: Commentator
  • The Chattanoogan - Bipartisan Senate Coalition Introduces Comprehensive Nuclear Waste Legislation
  • Energy Collective - Areva Struggles to Dig Out of Debt - Dan Yurman
  • Xinhua News - Japan's NRA confirms fault line under nuclear reactor on west coast active
  • Japan Times - NRA concludes fault under Tsuruga reactor is active
  • Mainichi Daily News - Regulator acknowledges fault under Tsuruga reactor is active
  • Asahi Shimbun - Pope cites Fukushima nuclear crisis as a modern-day Tower of Babel - Yukie Yamao
  • Sheffield Star - Nuclear bomb tests created the holes in the ozone layer - Stephen Day, Stocksbridge
  • eNews Park Forest - Love, hope and beauty against nuclear weapons - Angie Zelter
  • Yonhap News - China, Russia discuss ways on restart of N. Korea nuclear talks
  • Lower Hudson Journal - Indian Point 3 reopens after refueling, maintenance - Associated Press
  • Pakistan Nation - Armed To The Teeth
  • NW Evening Mail - 'Significant' step forward taken in clean-up mission
  • NW Evening Mail - Uni to create key 'Northern hub' in new nuclear college project
  • NW Evening Mail - First radioactive sludge removed from Sellafield
  • World Nuclear News - USA explores waste options alongside Yucca
  • World Nuclear News - GE Hitachi unveils remote uncoupling tool
  • World Nuclear News - Bespoke equipment trial completed at Dounreay
  • World Nuclear News - Russia and Jordan agree $10 billion construction project
  • World Nuclear News - New vessel head delivered to Tihange unit
  • World Nuclear News - US nuclear support increasing
  • Hans India - Fast breeder reactors
  • Taipei Times - Ministry to review Fukushima food ban - Stacy Hsu
  • Focus Taiwan - Labels on Japanese food products likely changed at origin: minister - Long Pei-ning and Elizabeth Hsu
  • Reuters - Kansai Electric to invite foreign firms to help decommission reactors - source
  • Mainichi Daily News - Fukushima gov't says nuclear disaster 'unlikely' cause of thyroid gland cancer
  • Asahi Shimbun - POINT OF VIEW/ Jun'ichi Isomae: Time to form solidarity to link memories of disasters
  • Monterey County Herald - Editorial: Energy experts call for solutions
  • Herald Scotland - CIA report demonstrates the falsehoods propounded over Iraq
  • The Hindu - NPCIL to hold social impact survey in Kovvada area - Sanford Herald
  • Sanford Herald, Sanford, NC - Letter: Duke's $12 million won't help Lee County - Martha Girolami, Sanford
  • Fierce Energy - GAO: NNSA has spent millions more than estimated to clean up Los Alamos National Laboratory - Ryan McDermott
  • New Yorker - Letter from Vietnam: The Scene of the Crime--A reporter's journey to My Lai and the secrets of the past. - Seymour M. Hersh
  • National Review - How the Nazis Used Gun Control - Stephen P. Halbrook
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Sign of the times (1971)
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Nature walks on DOE's Oak Ridge reservation
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - GAO cites lack of detail on costs, benefits of Y-12/Pantex contract; NNSA reports $80M in savings
  • Fairewinds Energy Education - Fairewinds Nuke Truth at House of Commons - Arnie Gundersen
  • IAEA - Open for Applications: IAEA Coordinated Research Activities in 2015
  • Press TV - Iran negotiators leave Tehran for Lausanne
  • Press TV - Iran N deal bad accord: Israel minister
  • Press TV - Iran must make more concessions: UK
  • Trend News Agency - Iranian, Chinese FMs discuss latest developments in nuclear talks - Fatih Karimov
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Hamford, Page 15775 [FR DOC #: 2015-06815]
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Idaho National Laboratory, Page 15781 [FR DOC #: 2015-06808]
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Northern New Mexico, Page 15776 [FR DOC #: 2015-06811]
  • Health and Human Services Department - Notices: Decision to Evaluate a Petitions: Designate a Class of Employees from the Argonne National LaboratoryWest in Scoville, Idaho, to be included in the Special Exposure Cohort, Page 15790 [FR DOC #: 2015-06786]
  • Health and Human Services Department - Notices: Special Exposure Cohort Petitions: Hanford Site, Richland, WA, Pages 15795 - 15796 [FR DOC #: 2015-06784]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Rules: Approved Spent Fuel Storage Casks: Holtec International HISTORM Underground Maximum Capacity Canister Storage System; Corrections, Pages 15679 - 15680 [FR DOC #: 2015-06664]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Atomic Safety and Licensing Board: Entergy Nuclear Operations, Inc., Page 15827 [FR DOC #: 2015-06877]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Exelon Generation Company, LLC; Braidwood Station, Units 1 and 2, Pages 15827 - 15829 [FR DOC #: 2015-06878]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Requests for Nominations: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards, Page 15829 [FR DOC #: 2015-06875]
  • NIRS - Tell Congress: Support informed consent, dump Yucca
  • Las Vegas SUN - Yucca Mountain: Despite Hardy comments, sides as entrenched as ever - Amber Phillips
  • Reno Gazette-Journal - Yucca Mountain debate rekindled - Bill Theobald
  • U.S. News & World Report - Senators, Energy Department Float Nuclear Waste Proposals - Alan Neuhauser
  • Moapa Valley Progress - Editorial: A series of 'firsts' for local communities - VROBISON
  • Reno Gazette-Journal - Ralston Reports: Yucca negotiations a Catch-22 - Jon Ralston
  • Tri-City Herald - DOE to look at separate disposal of defense, commercial nuclear waste - Annette Cary
  • The Chattanoogan - Senator Alexander Speaks On Energy Research
  • Heritage Foundation Daily Signal - Moniz Kicks the Cask Down the Road - Jack Spencer, Katie Tubb
  • Engineering News Record - DOE, Senators Look for Solution on Radioactive Waste Storage - Pam Hunter
  • Christian Science Monitor - As world expands nuclear power, US grapples with decades of waste - Jared Gilmour
  • Platts - US DOE to begin to move on nuclear waste issue this year: Moniz - Elaine Hiruo
  • Washington Post - Nevada GOP dreaming of Sandoval as 'dream candidate' in Nevada - Reid Wilson
  • NAS - Project Update: Current Status of and Progress toward Eliminating Highly Enriched Uranium Use in Fuel for Civilian Research and Test Reactors
  • NRC - NRC to Discuss Performance of Clinton Nuclear Power Station April 1
  • NRC - NRC Invites Nominations for the Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards
  • NRC - NRC Seeks Public Comment on Draft Environmental Study of Braidwood Nuclear Plant License Renewal Application
  • NRC blog - Western U.S. Reactors are Completing Their Seismic Picture - Lauren Gibson, Project Manager, Japan Lessons-Learned Division
  • NWTRB - NWTRB Calendar
  • Fukushima Diary - 2,200,000,000,000 Bq of All ß nuclides leaked to the Pacific in the recent 314 days - Iori Mochizuki
  • ENENews - Expert: Plutonium-241 from Fukushima nearly 70,000 times more than atomic bomb fallout in Japan
  • NHK World - Tainted soil moved to intermediate storage site
  • NHK World - More flaws found with Monju plant inspections
  • NHK World - Panel: Faults under Higashidori plant may move
  • NHK World - Report: Fault under Tsuruga reactor may be active
  • NHK World - Business leaders says 20% nuclear power needed
  • Kyodo News - Partly evacuated city in Fukushima declares break with nuclear power
  • Kyodo News - Regulator acknowledges fault under Tsuruga reactor is active
  • Kyodo News - Regulator concludes fault under Tsuruga reactor is active
  • Asahi Shimbun - AKB48 members continue to bring smiles to disaster-hit areas despite initial criticism - Takanori Tsuji
  • Japan Times - NRA concludes fault under Tsuruga reactor is active
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - NRA panel again says fault under Tsuruga plant active
  • Mainichi Daily News - Fukushima gov't says nuclear disaster 'unlikely' cause of thyroid gland cancer
  • Mainichi Daily News - Regulator acknowledges fault under Tsuruga reactor is active
  • Mainichi Daily News - TEPCO completes fuel removal at Fukushima Daini plant
  • Jiji Press - Tainted Soil Shipments Start in Another Fukushima Town
  • Jiji Press - Active Faults under 2 N-Plants Reported to NRA
  • Jiji Press - Japan Biz Group Calls for Talks on New N-Plant Construction
  • TEPCO - Press Release (Mar 20,2015) Situation of storing and treatment of accumulated water including highly concentrated radioactive materials at Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station (193rd Release)
  • Daily Sabah - OpEd: The Iraqi holocaust - Tallha Abdulrazaq
  • medium.com - 16 Articles That Expose How They Lied Us Into War in Iraq - Scott Horton
  • Victoria Advocate - More on contested-case hearings - Sara Sneath
  • Sofia News Agency - Dismantling of Bulgarian NPP Kozloduy's Smaller Units Starts
  • Let's Talk Nevada - Hardy Recklessly Out-of-Step on Yucca Mountain - Mike McGreer
  • Ralston Reports - Jeb was once part of nuclear industry group pushing Yucca Mountain - Jon Ralston
  • KTNV - Congressman renews Yucca Mountain debate

    Tuesday, March 24, 2015

  • Congressman Cresent Hardy (R-NV4) - Congress is broken…and so is the discussion about Yucca Mountain - Congressman Cresent Hardy
  • Governors' Wind Energy Coalition - Matt Wald Former New York Times reporter heads to nuclear group
  • KTNV - Congressman renews Yucca Mountain debate - Bryan Callahan
  • Reno Gazette-Journal - "Ralston Live" at 5:30: Hardy's pro-Yucca talk, and more
  • The Hill blog - OVERNIGHT ENERGY: House GOP maps out attack on climate rule - Timothy Cama
  • The Nation - The Most Important Thing We Can Do to Fight Climate Change Is Try - Rebecca Solnit
  • Augusta Chronicle - Rants & Raves
  • Daily Sabah - OpEd: The Iraqi holocaust - Tallha Abdulrazaq
  • Cambridge Times - Letter: Do more to help our soldiers - Thomas Vann, Cambridge
  • Albuquerque Journal - LANL cleanup to cost $1.6B, take until 2022 - Mark Oswald
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Report: Feds exceed costs for cleaning up LANL waste
  • KSFR Santa Fe Public Radio - Mar. 24 First News: LANL Cleanup Costs Much Higher Than Original Estimate (Listen) - Tom Trowbridge
  • Phys.org - Getting a critical edge on plutonium identification
  • AP - Boehner 'baffled' by reports Israel spied on Iran talks - Josef Federman, Deb Riechmann
  • AP - Official: Iran won't accept snap inspections of nuke sites
  • AP - Japan audit: Millions of dollars wasted in Fukushima cleanup - Mari Yamaguchi
  • AP - Pakistan: Short-range nukes needed to deter India - Matthew Pennington
  • AP - Senator: Obama risks backlash if Iran deal goes to UN first - Deb Riechmann
  • Bloomberg - Russia Calls on U.S. to Remove Its Nuclear Weapons From Europe - Tony Halpin
  • Bloomberg - Power Companies Seek to End Losing Streak on EPA at Top U.S. Court - Greg Stohr and Mark Drajem
  • Bloomberg - Beijing to Shut All Major Coal Power Plants to Cut Pollution
  • Bloomberg - Morgan Stanley Cuts Commodities Outlook on China Demand - Sungwoo Park
  • Bloomberg - Asia Readies for Iran Oil Bargains on Potential Nuclear Deal - Sharon Cho, Debjit Chakraborty and Yuji Okada
  • Reuters - EU set to re-impose sanctions on more Iranian shipping companies - Jonathan Saul
  • Reuters - U.N. watchdog says progress limited on Iran nuclear inquiry - Yeganeh Torbati and Timothy Gardner
  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - Notices: Meetings: Subcommittee for Dose Reconstruction Reviews, Advisory Board on Radiation and Worker Health, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Page 15611 [FR DOC #: 2015-06643]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Exemptions: Dominion Energy Kewaunee, Inc. Kewaunee Power Station, Pages 15638 - 15641 [FR DOC #: 2015-06730]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Exemptions: Entergy Operations, Inc., Arkansas Nuclear One, Unit 1, Pages 15634 - 15638 [FR DOC #: 2015-06700]
  • Deutsche Welle - Sea wall carves along Japan's northeast coast
  • Clarksville Leaf Chronicle - States could compete for right to store nuclear waste - Mary Troyan
  • Fukushima Diary - 25,400 Bq/Kg of Cs-134/137 from cedar male flower of 2014 / The Forestry Agency "Reduced to only 10% of 2011? - Iori Mochizuki
  • Kyodo News - TEPCO completes fuel removal at Fukushima Daini plant
  • Asahi Shimbun - Costs in problem-plagued struggle at Fukushima plant near 600 billion yen
  • Japan Times - Board of Audit: Billions of yen wasted in Fukushima No. 1 cleanup - Mari Yamaguchi
  • Japan Times - Central government, prefecture not responsible for Niigata mercury poisoning, court rules
  • Japan Times - Nagasaki A-bomb survivor has pacifist mission - Natsumi Tanaka
  • Jiji Press - Japan Biz Group Calls for Talks on New N-Plant Construction
  • The White House - Presidential Memorandum -- Disposal of Defense High-Level Radioactive Waste in a Separate Repository - Barack Obama

    Monday, March 23, 2015

  • Rep. Dina Titus (D-NV1) - Titus on Yucca Mountain: There is no middle ground when it comes to protecting Nevada
  • Senator Harry Reid (D-NV) - Reid Statement On Cresent Hardy Op-Ed Calling On Nevadans To Reopen Yucca Mountain Debate
  • Oak Ridge Today - ORNL, Shanghai Institute of Applied Physics cooperate on salt-cooled reactors
  • AP - Israel seeks an ally in France to oppose Iran deal - Greg Keller
  • Bloomberg - Grave Issues on Iran Cited by 367 House Members in Letter - Billy House
  • Reuters - Turkey's first nuclear plant delayed, 'not ready before 2022' - Orhan Coskun and Humeyra Pamuk
  • Reuters - Russia threatens to aim nuclear missiles at Denmark ships if it joins NATO shield - Teis Jensen, Adrian Croft
  • Reuters - Israel's Steinitz says world powers, Iran likely to agree bad nuclear deal - John Irish
  • Reuters - Iran expands regional 'empire' ahead of nuclear deal - Samia Nakhoul
  • Reuters blog - Nuclear midnight ticks closer in wake of Russia's Crimea threats - Sharon Squassoni, senior fellow at the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) in Washington, DC
  • The Guardian - Iran nuclear talks: Kerry says 'substantial progress' made towards deal, but gaps remain - Julian Borger, diplomatic editor
  • UPI - CIA director: Iran would build nuclear weapons 'at their own peril' - Fred Lambert
  • Trenton Times - Lacey nuclear power plant shut down after electrical problem
  • Berkeley Patch - Oyster Creek Nuclear Plant In Lacey Shuts Down - Again - Patricia A. Miller
  • Forbes - The Nuclear Regulatory Commission Thinks America Should Be More Like Europe - James Conca
  • South Jersey Times - Salem 1 nuclear reactor back in service after cooling unit fixed - Bill Gallo Jr.
  • Business Daily UK - Sellafield remove radioactive sludge in clean up process - Sophia Taha
  • Sky News - Radioactive Sludge Clear-Up At Sellafield
  • Richmond Times-Dispatch - Banks: Continued value of coal and nuclear power - David Banks
  • The Diplomat - North Korea's March to Nuclear Relevance - Zach Przystup
  • The Hill blog - Nevada Republican opens door to Yucca nuclear waste dump - Timothy Cama
  • Budapest Business Journal - Not In My Backyard: Austria Fights European Union's Nuclear Ambitions
  • Johannesburg Citizen - SA in nuclear tender talks with Canada, Japan
  • World Nuclear News - Clean energy for US federal agencies
  • World Nuclear News - Ukraine and Poland agree to push for integrated grids
  • World Nuclear News - Muon data confirms fuel melt at Fukushima Daiichi 1
  • World Nuclear News - South Australia's nuclear vision - Ian Hore-Lacy and Ben Heard
  • Sauk Valley Newspapers - Ogle nuclear plant is vital to the community - Kim Gouker Byron
  • WSJM-FM Benton Harbor - Cook Nuclear Plant Refueling Outage Starts For Unit 2 - Michael Arney
  • Sputnik News - Deadline for Agreement on Iran Nuclear Program Expires by April – Source
  • Mainichi Daily News - Japan Political Pulse: Shadows of a limited nuclear war
  • Asahi Shimbun - Team develops method to estimate thyroid radiation dosage soon after Fukushima accident - Yuri Oiwa
  • Japan Times - ¥189 billion in public money spent on Fukushima cleanup so far
  • Sofia News Agency - Dismantling of Bulgarian NPP Kozloduy's Smaller Units Starts
  • BBC News - Litvinenko inquiry: Key suspect Kovtun aims to clear his name - Richard Galpin
  • Politics.hu - Orbán: energy remains national competence
  • Salt Lake Tribune - Downwinders to polygamist vigilantes: Judge Bruce Jenkins marks 50 years on Utah's federal bench - Tom Harvey
  • Asahi Shimbun - Thousands protest outside Diet building over shift in security policy
  • Radio New Zealand - Bikini people ponder settlement options
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Oak Ridge to welcome national park planners
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Oak Ridge in 1959
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - CNS executive: 'We want to do what's right for the nation and what's right for the worker'
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - DOE extends Paducah support contract
  • The Guardian - Iran nuclear deal could transform Obama and Rouhani presidencies - Simon Tisdall
  • Press TV - Israel team in France over Iran N talks
  • Press TV - 'West must be unanimous in Iran N-talks'
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea defense chief vows stern response against N.K. provocations - graceoh@yna.co.kr
  • Yonhap News - Ruling party divided over N.K. sanctions - hague@yna.co.kr
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Proposed Rules: Revision of Fee Schedules; Fee Recovery for Fiscal Year 2015, Pages 15475 - 15502 [FR DOC #: 2015-06377]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: License Amendment Applications: Umetco Minerals Corp., Gas Hills East Site, Pages 15257 - 15259 [FR DOC #: 2015-06614]
  • FCNL - Nuclear Calendar Update
  • NRC - Public Meeting Schedule
  • NRC - Live NRC Meeting Webcast
  • Canada: CNSC - CNSC News Update
  • Asia-Pacific: JAIF - Information Update
  • Asia-Pacific: TEPCO - Press Release Update
  • National Interest - Tragic Delusions: Neocons' Never-Ending Iraq Fairy-Tale - Tom Switzer
  • GAO - NUCLEAR WASTE: DOE Needs to Improve Cost Estimates for Transuranic Waste Projects at Los Alamos GAO-15-182
  • GAO - NATIONAL NUCLEAR SECURITY ADMINISTRATION: Reports on the Benefits and Costs of Competing Management and Operating Contracts Need to Be Clearer and More Complete GAO-15-331
  • Fukushima Diary - JP Gov to quit radiation test on 20 kinds of food / Checking beef farmer only once a year - Iori Mochizuki
  • NHK World - TEPCO urged to probe troubled projects at plant
  • NHK World - Estimated costs of Fukushima nuclear accident
  • NHK World - Nuclear compensation recovery could take 30 years
  • Kyodo News - 189.2 bil. yen spent from state coffers on Fukushima cleanup
  • Kyodo News - Fukushima school holds 1st graduation ceremony since nuclear crisis
  • Asahi Shimbun - Meet the 12-year-old Fukushima girl who is braving it alone at school - Susumu Okamoto
  • Japan Times - ¥189 billion in public money spent on Fukushima cleanup so far
  • Japan Times - Two students become first to graduate from Fukushima school since nuclear crisis began
  • Mainichi Daily News - Gov't list outlines designation of 140 special state secrets under new law
  • Mainichi Daily News - JAEA declares prototype fast-breeder reactor safety measures sufficiently improved
  • The Hindu - Nuclear negotiations at a delicate stage - T. P. Sreenivasan
  • Wall Street Journal - Germany's Nuclear Costs Trigger Fears - NATALIA DROZDIAK and JENNY BUSCHE
  • NRC - NRC Proposes to Amend Licensing, Inspection, and Annual Fees Regulations

    Sunday, March 22, 2015

  • Washington Post - Lockheed opens a new battleground: Environmentally friendly energy - Christian Davenport and Amrita Jayakumar
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Hardy: Time for Nevada to talk Yucca Mountain - Cresent Hardy
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Hardy calls for Nevada to explore options on Yucca - Steve Tetreault
  • CBS Detroit - Michigan State Senators Urging Feds To Complete Nuclear Waste Storage Facility
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Who will oppose Hardy? - Steve Sebelius
  • Keene Sentinel - Toxins at Alabama's Fort McClellan - Freddy Groves
  • WTMI Milwaukee - VA agrees to inform McClellan soldiers of hazards - Steve Chamraz
  • Cape Cod News - Cape Downwinders Not Pleased With NRC Oversight of Pilgrim Nuclear Plant
  • Times and Democrat - Ex-governor fought Chem-Nuclear dump, wants it to stay closed - Tim O'briant
  • AP - Obama takes Netanyahu 'at his word' on Palestinian state - Darlene Superville
  • Bloomberg - Six days of discussions in Lausanne, Switzerland, ended without a deal on Friday. - Mike Dorning
  • Reuters - Israel reaches out to France before resumption of Iran nuclear talks - Dan Williams and John Irish
  • Reuters - CIA's Brennan: Iran knows it would face consequences for nuclear program - Andy Sullivan
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-U.S. mediators report tentative deal in Honeywell Illinois dispute - Will Dunham
  • Tri-City Herald - Easing compensation rules for ill Hanford workers being considered - Annette Cary
  • Trend News Agency - Obama says final deal on Iran possible, but more Tehran concessions needed
  • Xinhua News - Iran hopes for win-win deal as nuke talks enter crucial stage
  • Xinhua News - Over 10,000 people take to streets in Tokyo to say No to PM Abe
  • Xinhua News - Obama says exploring other options in Mideast peace effort
  • New York Times - Scottish Party May Prove Crucial to Future of Britain's Nuclear Fleet - Stephen Castle
  • New Indian Express - Making a Nuclear Power Point - V Sudarshan
  • Aiken Standard - Editorial: Stop it before it starts
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Put a lid on nuclear dumping
  • CNN - CIA head: U.S. intel has 'robust' knowledge of Iran nuclear capabilities - Eric Bradner, CNN
  • Aiken Standard - Former Gov. Hodges closed S.C. to nation's waste, hopes it stays that way - Tim O'briant
  • Sri Lanka Sunday Times - India ignores Sri Lanka's vulnerability concerns to nuclear 'accidents' - Namini Wijedasa
  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - At FirstEnergy's Beaver Valley plant, upgrades are underway in response to the Fukushima disaster - Daniel Moore
  • The Nation - It's Official: The Pentagon Finally Admitted That Israel Has Nuclear Weapons, Too - William Greider
  • Daily Mirror - Nuclear test veterans and families feel "fobbed off" by George Osborne's £25m health fund - Susie Boniface
  • Indian Express - Mithivirdi nuclear plant gets coastal regulatory zone nod - Avinash Nair
  • Next Big Future - Carnival of Nuclear Energy 252
  • Daily Mail - Radiation, climate force Bikini Islanders to seek US refuge
  • Tri-City Herald - Judge says public Rattlesnake Mountain tours improperly planned - Annette Cary
  • KSNV-TV NBC Las Vegas - Hardy suggests Nevadans 'honestly discuss' Yucca Mountain; Reid reacts
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Hardy proposal for Yucca jolts Nevadans - Steve Tetreault
  • Fukushima Diary - Tritium density rose up 17 × in groundwater - Iori Mochizuki
  • Brussels Times - High-level nuclear waste: Ondraf suggests storage in clay - Christopher Vincent

    Saturday, March 21, 2015

  • Greenville News - Walker alone in avoiding press - Rudolph Bell
  • HyperAllergic - Museums Join Campaign to Preserve Land Art Opus - Laura C. Mallonee
  • AP - US, Iran cite progress in nuke talks, though deal is unclear - Bradley Klapper, George Jahn
  • AP - Boehner off to Israel; Netanyahu's ties to Obama hit new low - Deb Riechmann
  • Bloomberg - Iran Talks Parties See Agreement Possible as Differences Remain - hidden line after 'By'Indira Lakshmanan and Kambiz Foroohar
  • Reuters - Kerry says progress made in nuclear talks, time to make tough decisions - John Irish and Lesley Wroughton
  • Reuters - France says deal with Iran must be robust, guarantee no atomic bomb - John Irish
  • Reuters - Iran's Rouhani says nuclear issues can all be resolved: IRNA - Sam Wilkin
  • Reuters - UPDATE 3-German taxpayers at risk of big nuclear exit bill -report - Markus Wacket
  • Tri-City Herald - House public hearing planned on state nuclear, hydropower bills - Annette Cary
  • Global Voices - Japanese Power Utility Finally Admits Fukushima Meltdown - Nevin Thompson
  • Penn Energy - TEPCO: Fukushima nuclear Unit 1 did melt down in 2011 accident
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Cosmic rays find no large lumps of fuel in Fukushima No. 1 reactor pressure vessel
  • Asahi Shimbun - Cosmic beams reveal melted core inside Fukushima No. 2 reactor
  • Asian Age - India, US a step closer to implementing N-deal
  • Business Standard - Issuance of Nuclear Safety Bonds to Garner Part of Insurance Capacity for Proposed Indian Nuclear Insurance Pool
  • PTI - GIC floats EoI to issue nuclear safety bonds
  • Economic Times - Rs 1,500 crore insurance pool to indemnify Nuclear Reactor suppliers - Dipanjan Roy Chaudhury
  • Arab News - Fighting EU's nuclear ambitions - Andreas Molin
  • St. George Daily Spectrum - Volunteer visits Southern Utah to educate on nuclear preparedness - Alexa V. Morgan
  • Copenhagen Post - Danish warships could become legitimate nuclear targets, warns Russian ambassador - Ray Weaver
  • Economic Times - Pakistan's Nuclear programme prone to security risks: US Report
  • Economic Times - Manu Pubby
  • Victoria Advocate - Uranium mining concerns addressed in EPA rules
  • Glens Falls Post-Star - Corinth delays radioactive shipment discussion
  • Economic Times - Accelerating use of nuclear, solar energy key for India's growth: Anil Kakodkar
  • Economic Times - Port Huron Times Herald
  • Port Huron Times Herald - Agency to fund input on lakeside nuke waste facility - Beth LeBlanc
  • Holland Sentinel - Radioactive water leak reported at Palisades - Jim.Hayden
  • New York Times - The Strange Beauty of Soviet-Era Nuclear Relics
  • The Inquisitr - Nuclear Reactors In Danger: Over 16,000 Unexplained Cracks In Belgian Reactors Should Be Taken As A Warning Sign, Caution Safety Experts
  • TheSouthAfrican - South Africa is sitting on a chunk of nuclear weapons fuel and it's stressing the United States out - Gerhard Jacobs
  • The Hindu - 2,000 acres for nuclear reactor
  • Business News Americas - Rosatom sees Brazil as gateway to LatAm nuclear growth - Michael Place
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea could fire nuclear-tipped missile anytime: report
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - NRC says no environmental risk from extension of Sequoyah plant - Dave Flessner
  • Barre Montpelier Times Argus - Entergy draws $12 million from trust fund
  • Pueblo Chieftain - More comment sought on Cotter - Tracy Harmon
  • Mainichi Daily News - Court rejects suit seeking halt to MOX use at Genkai nuclear plant
  • Japan Times - Food list for cesium tests to be shortened: ministry
  • The Hindu - Nuclear deal: 'India, U.S. exchanging texts of administrative arrangements' - Dinakar Peri
  • Hindu Business Line - No more policy hurdles to India, US nuke deal
  • Calcutta Telegraph - India, US ink critical 'nuke-tracking' pact - Charu Sudan Kasturi
  • New Indian Express - Nuke Deal: Last Policy Hurdle Over - Devirupa Mitra
  • Asahi Shimbun - Survey by Fukushima students seeks to address radiation fears - Yuri Oiwa
  • Tri-City Herald - Progress made on Hanford vit plant melters
  • RT - Revealed: The CIA report used as pretext for Iraq invasion
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Staff aug contracts for Y-12/Pantex - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Oak Ridge entrance (1960) - Frank Munger
  • BBC - Iran nuclear talks: Deal can be reached, says Rouhani
  • Xinhua News - Iranian nuke talks make genuine progress: Kerry
  • Senator Phil Pavlov (MI-25) - Lawmakers introduce resolutions urging safe, permanent nuclear spent fuel storage - Phil Pavlov, Serving Michigan's 25th State Senate District
  • Senator Patty Murray (D-WA) - HANFORD: Senator Murray's Amendment for Increased Funding for Hanford Nuclear Site Passes Senate Budget Committee
  • Lew Rockwell - The Washington Post Will Kill Us All - David Swanson
  • CATO Institute - Terrorism Poses No Existential Threat to America. We Must Stop Pretending Otherwise - John Mueller and Mark G. Stewart
  • Fukushima Diary - Nagoya Uni "Significantly small amount of fuel remaining in Reactor 2? / No announcement about underground - Iori Mochizuki
  • NHK World - Japan's Cabinet Office to review evacuation plans
  • Asahi Shimbun - Cosmic beams reveal melted core inside Fukushima No. 2 reactor
  • Asahi Shimbun - Survey by Fukushima students seeks to address radiation fears
  • Mainichi Daily News - Man remembers empty feeling when seeing military parade on day of Tokyo air raid
  • Mining Awareness Plus - Burying Dangerous Radioactive Waste in Texas- LLW Another Dilute & Deceive Scam
  • KVEW TV Kennewick - Sen. Murray's Amendment for Increased Funding for Hanford Passes Senate Budget Committee - Dan Thesman
  • nuclear-news - What to do with ever accumulating radioactive waste? – Belgium doesn't know

    Friday, March 20, 2015

  • White House Chronicle - The Environmental Voices in Obama's Ear - Llewellyn King
  • Public News Service - Nuke Waste "Road Show" This Week in Idaho
  • AP - Netanyahu tells AIPAC that US-Israel alliance strong - Aron Heller
  • AP - Netanyahu: Iran nuclear deal threatens Israel's security - JULIE PACE and ARON HELLER
  • AP - Obama's UN envoy: US committed to preventing a nuclear Iran - Bradley Klapper
  • AP - Iran nuke talks resume amid contentious US-Israel debate - MATTHEW LEE and GEORGE JAHN
  • AP - Kerry defends Israel before UN rights panel - Matthew Lee
  • Bloomberg - What Sanctions Have Done to Iran's Economy - Mark Glassman
  • Bloomberg - Power Says U.S.-Israel Relations Transcend Political Splits - hidden line after 'By'Angela Greiling Keane and Toluse Olorunnipa
  • Bloomberg - Speaking in Washington, Netanyahu Says Israel-U.S. Relations Remain Strong - Larry Liebert, Jonathan Ferziger
  • Bloomberg - Netanyahu Cites a Moral Obligation to Speak Out on Iran Deal - Jonathan Ferziger
  • Bloomberg - Kerry Vows to Defend Israel at UN Human Rights Council - hidden line after 'By'Terry Atlas
  • Bloomberg - Israelis Split on Netanyahu Tactics Still United on Iran Threat - hidden line after 'By'Calev Ben-David
  • Bloomberg - French Senate Battles Hollande's Pledge to Curb Nuclear Reactors - hidden line after 'By'Tara Patel
  • Reuters - On U.S. visit, Netanyahu warns an Iran deal could threaten Israel's existence - Dan Williams and Matt Spetalnick
  • Reuters - Kerry cautions Israel not to undercut Iran diplomacy as talks resume - Arshad Mohammed
  • Reuters - IAEA head says cannot say when investigation into Iran's nuclear work will end - Shadia Nasralla
  • Reuters - Kerry says 'long way to go' to reach Iran nuclear deal - Arshad Mohammed and Stephanie Nebehay
  • Reuters - Iran will 'go as far as we can' in nuclear talks: Zarif - Lucien Libert
  • Reuters - Iran says nuclear deal hinges on U.S. will to lift sanctions - Tom Miles
  • Reuters - Netanyahu arrives in U.S., signs of easing of tensions over Iran speech - Matt Spetalnick and Dan Williams
  • Reuters - Kerry to defend Israel as Netanyahu readies critique of Iran talks - Arshad Mohammed
  • Reuters - U.N. nuclear watchdog says pace of Iran's cooperation slow - Shadia Nasralla
  • Reuters - Israeli official sees U.S. Congress as 'last brake' to stop Iran deal - Dan Williams
  • New Indian Express - Patkar Puts Nuclear Waste Dump Spin to Neutrino Project in Theni - Adelaide Now
  • Adelaide Now - Rex Jory: SA is an ideal site for nuclear waste disposal
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  • Al Jazeera America - Missing the point on Iran's nuclear 'breakout' time - Ali Vaez
  • New York Times - Kerry Is Pushing for Agreement in Iran Nuclear Talks - Michael R. Gordon
  • Xinhua News - Iran fails to provide key information on nuclear plan: IAEA
  • Taipei Times - Activists slam Taipower's nuclear waste plan - Sean Lin
  • Sputnik News - Taiwan Controversial Nuclear Waste Plan Hits a Snag
  • The Independent - Britain's nuclear weapons base suffers from 'serious' nuclear safety incidents and 'poor safety culture' - Jon Stone
  • Business Spectator - SA's broad-brush nuclear review is meant to sideline opponents - Peter Burdon
  • WQAD - Exelon takes reactor offline at Cordova plant - Shellie Nelson
  • Ardmore Main Line Times - Valve leak shuts down Limerick nuclear plant - Evan Brandt
  • France Local - Faulty pipe forces French nuke plant to shut down
  • RFI - French nuclear plant shut down due to pipe fault
  • World Nuclear News - Investment in nuclear R&D key to UK success
  • World Nuclear News - Australia launches waste site search
  • World Nuclear News - Wyoming moves towards self-regulation
  • World Nuclear News - Magnox and RSRL to merge
  • ABC - Federal Government calls for site nominations for nuclear waste dump - Xavier La Canna
  • Olive Press - 40,000 sign petition for Palomares nuclear clean-up - Iona Napier
  • JD Supra - DOE Overhauls Export Controls for Nuclear Technology - Christian C. Davis, Thomas McCarthy, Tatman R. Savio, Wynn Segall
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea negative about six-way nuclear talks
  • Arab News - Assessing India, Lanka N-deal - Seema Sengupta
  • ZPEnergy - The Standard Nuclear Physics is dead
  • London Times - Labour pushes for more nuclear power in Scotland - Hamish Macdonell
  • Radio Australia - Victims impact under scrutiny during anniversary of Marshalls nuclear test - Presenter: Richard Ewart, Speaker: Giff Johnson, editor of the Marshall Islands
  • VietNamNet Bridge - Nuclear power plans delayed as electricity demand lower than predicted
  • Industrialinfo - Hungary's Paks Nuclear Deal Faces European Investigation
  • Greenfield Reporter - Scott brings economic pitch session to town hit by nuclear plant's closing
  • Korea Observer - North Korean nuclear tests: It's all speculation & more
  • Chappaqua-Mount Kisco Patch - Indian Point Begins Refueling Outage of Unit 3 - Lanning Taliaferro
  • Tri-City Herald - Hanford, B Reactor tour registration starts March 9 - Annette Cary
  • Tri-City Herald - DOE cancels next week's open house in Kennewick
  • Tri-City Herald - No direct answers from energy secretary on Hanford cleanup along the Columbia - Annette Cary
  • Power Mag - Exelon: The Utility of the Future Views Change as Enabling, Not Disruptive - Gail Reitenbach
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Y-12 unions taking wait-and-see approach on contract talks
  • Arirang News - UN meetings bring North Korea's human rights and nuclear issues under spotlight Updated: 2015-03-02 06:41:22 KST - ssung86@arirang.co.kr
  • World Coal - Preserving low-carbon energy in Illinois - Emma McAleavey
  • Mainichi Daily News - Japan Political Pulse: Speaking out against nuclear power
  • Midland Daily News - Work starting on facilities for more Fermi 2 protection
  • Monroe Evening News - Work to begin on two Fermi backup protection facilities - Alex Alusheff
  • Budapest Business Journal - Paks deal could become confidential for 30 years
  • Moscow Times - Russia's Expanding Navy to Receive 50 More Vessels This Year
  • St. Louis Public Radio - Exit Interview: EPA's Karl Brooks says St. Louis still has challenges - Véronique LaCapra
  • Japan Times - Over 1,700 business failures linked to March 2011 disasters
  • Your Nuclear News - Cost estimation for Nuclear Decommissioning Projects
  • BBC - World's first lagoon power plants unveiled in UK - Roger Harrabin
  • Midwest Energy News - Ohio ruling doesn't rule out 'bailout' plans in the future - Posted on 03/02/2015 by Kathiann M. Kowalski
  • Milwaukee Journal Sentinel - Scott Walker wants to end funding for renewable energy program - Thomas Content and Lee Bergquist
  • Business Standard - Leak of report on NGOs: HC disposes of petition
  • Focus Taiwan - Nuclear waste disposal protest
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Anything uglier than yesterday's snowman?
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Activists push for release of UPF plans
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Eric Schlosser takes deep look at Y-12 break-in and well beyond
  • GAO - Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board: mprovements Needed to Strengthen Internal Control and Promote Transparency [Reissued on March 2, 2015] GAO-15-181
  • NRC - NRC Meeting March 13 in Rockville, Md to Discuss Fukushima Lessons at Facilities Other Than Operating U.S. Nuclear Power Plants
  • NRC - NRC's Gabriel Taylor Honored as a Federal Engineer of the Year
  • NAS - Project Update: Energy Resource Potential for DOE Lands
  • GreenWorld - Exelon's nuclear bailout dream scheme
  • IAEA - IAEA Director General Highlights Importance of Nuclear Techniques for Development - Nicole Jawerth, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • The Guardian - Netanyahu will not be judged kindly for thwarting a nuclear deal with Iran - Christopher de Bellaigue
  • Trend News Agency - Iran's statements on nuclear program must be tested - Kerry
  • Trend News Agency - Iranian and Russian FMs discuss nuclear program
  • Trend News Agency - Iran says nuclear deal hinges on US will to lift sanctions
  • Trend News Agency - Netanyahu comments not worthy of attention Iran says
  • Trend News Agency - Russia contributing to successful conclusion of Iranian nuclear talks, FM says
  • Trend News Agency - Talks on Iran's nuclear program to kick off - Khalid Kazimov
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea negative about six-way nuclear talks
  • Press TV - Zarif, Kerry come together for new nuclear talks in Swiss city of Montreux
  • Press TV - Iran, US, EU begin fresh round of nuclear talks in Switzerland
  • Press TV - Iran, Russia FMs urge continuation of nuclear talks
  • Press TV - IAEA chief declares lack of diversion in Iran's declared nuclear material
  • Press TV - Iran negotiators leave Tehran for talks in Switzerland
  • Press TV - Iran, US envoys wrap up nuclear talks in Montreux
  • Asahi Shimbun - Illuminations bathe Ho Chi Minh in light, but nuclear project looms on horizon - Michiko Yoshii
  • Mainichi Daily News - Nuclear Regulation Authority shifts disaster focus to treating minor radiation exposure
  • NHK World - Lifting of Monju operation ban uncertain
  • NHK World - Minamisoma city pledge to be nuclear-power free
  • Japan Times - Four years on, Tohoku towns still waiting for schools, homes, answers - Kris Kosaka
  • SCMP - French nuclear decline exposed as Areva confronts cash crunch
  • DOE:IG - Audit Report OAS-FS-15-09: Audit of Costs Incurred Under the Department of Energy's International Nuclear Cooperation Program Interagency Agreements With the Department of State
  • Nuclear Age Peace Foundation - SUNFLOWER NEWSLETTER: Issue #212 – March 2015
  • DOE Hanford - Hanford Tour Registration Begins March 9
  • POWER magazine - Nuclear Industry Pursues New Fuel Designs and Technologies - Kennedy Maize
  • Beyond Nuclear - Coalition to press its case against Palisades' RPV safety rollbacks at March 25th NRC licensing board hearing
  • Atomic Insights - Ethics of international radiation protection system - Rod Adams
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Fleischmann says fiscal pressures are UPF concern
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Y-12's really big challenge
  • Tri-City Herald - Senate committee passes budget amendment that could help Hanford - Annette Cary
  • Tri-City Herald - Our Voice: Cities should have say about potential oil trains
  • All Things Nuclear - China's Nuclear Forces Feeling U.S. Pressure - Gregory Kulacki
  • NRC - NRC Issues Final Environmental Report on Sequoyah Nuclear Plant License Renewal
  • NRC - NRC Schedules Open House and Meeting to Discuss Watts Bar Unit 2 Construction
  • NRC - NRC Schedules Public Meeting March 26 to Discuss Performance of Monticello Nuclear Power Plant
  • NRC blog - Photo Friday – The NRC Operations Center
  • IAEA - IAEA Marks World Water Day - Sasha Henriques, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Trend News Agency - European negotiator says framework accord with Iran unlikely soon
  • Trend News Agency - Obama: Iran kept its nuclear commitments under interim deal
  • Xinhua News - As deadline approaches, what are Iran nuclear negotiators discussing? - Nie Xiaoyang
  • Xinhua News - Chinese FM discusses ties, Iran nuclear issue with Kerry over phone
  • Press TV - More work needed on N-talks: Zarif
  • Press TV - Iran N-team to return for new year
  • Press TV - Iran, US resume N-talks in Lausanne
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notices: Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Weekly Receipt, Page 15001 [FR DOC #: 2015-06502]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Proposed Rules: Personnel Access Authorization Requirements for Nuclear Power Plants, Page 14876 [FR DOC #: 2015-06420]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings; Sunshine Act, Pages 15035 - 15036 [FR DOC #: 2015-06575]
  • Surface Transportation Board - Notices: Meetings: Rail Energy Transportation Advisory Committee, Page 15057 [FR DOC #: 2015-06424]
  • INFORUM - Letter: Bill would block access to radioactive waste data - Larry Heilmann from Fargo
  • Cape Cod Bay Watch - Yucca Mountain and Pilgrim - Karen Vale
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Jeb Bush to headline Clark County GOP Lincoln Day event - Laura Myers
  • Vancouver Columbian - Vancouver event to focus on status of Hanford cleanup
  • Livermore Independent - Letter: Waste at the Lab - Scott Yundt, Livermore
  • World Politics Review - China Doubles Down on Nuclear Energy, at Home and Abroad - Stephanie Lieggi, Miles A. Pomper
  • Japan Times - Muon scan gives detailed, but incomplete, look at meltdown of No. 1 reactor
  • Wall Street Journal blog - Fukushima Watch: Images Confirm Meltdown - Mari Iwata
  • DOE:EM - DOE Extends Paducah Infrastructure Support Services Contract - Brad Mitzelfelt
  • ENENews - New images show all melted fuel is "gone" from Fukushima reactor – Experts: Molten core may have reached outer environment, can't tell if fuel is still contained
  • Kyodo News - Fewer food items to be tested for radioactive cesium
  • Kyodo News - Nagoya University confirms Fukushima No. 2 reactor meltdown
  • Kyodo News - Court rejects suit seeking halt to MOX use at Genkai nuclear plant
  • Asahi Shimbun - TEPCO believes nearly all nuclear fuel melted in Fukushima reactor - Tsuyoshi Nagano
  • Asahi Shimbun - Kyushu Electric eyes July restart of Sendai nuclear reactor - Toshio Kawada
  • Japan Times - Lawsuit targeting Genkai nuclear plant's MOX plan rejected
  • Japan Times - Muon scan gives detailed, but incomplete, look at meltdown of No. 1 reactor
  • Mainichi Daily News - TEPCO releases 'see-through' image of Fukushima reactor
  • Mainichi Daily News - Takahama Municipal Assembly approves restart of local nuclear plant
  • Mainichi Daily News - TEPCO confirms nearly all fuel melted in Fukushima No. 1 unit
  • Mainichi Daily News - Kyushu Electric plans to restart Sendai plant reactor in June

    Thursday, March 19, 2015

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Hardy, Amodei to join Yucca Mountain tour amid push to reopen nuclear site - Steve Tetreault
  • Vegas Seven - How Dean Heller's 'Signature' Moment Could Derail His Political Career - Michael Green, associate professor of history at UNLV
  • NiagaraThisWeek - Nuclear waste an irradiated uranium bullet to Niagara economy - James Culic
  • Pacific News Center - Speaker Seeks Guam's Inclusion in Radiation Exposure Compensation Act - Clynt Ridgell
  • Livermore Independent - White House Science Advisor To Take Top Role at Lab
  • Waste Dive - State DEQ, US DOE reach hazardous waste agreement, but cleanup not complete - Nicole Wrona
  • Waste Management World - Idaho: DEQ reaches agreement with Department of Energy to resolve INL hazardous waste violations
  • AP - AP Exclusive: Iran limited to 6K centrifuges in draft accord - George Jahn, Bradley Klapper
  • AP - Obama official: Congress should freeze its Iran penalties - Deb Riechmann
  • AP - Analysis: Why Netanyahu? It's more than just nationalism - Dan Perry
  • AP - Netanyahu victory leaves damage in wake - Aron Heller, Josef Federman
  • Bloomberg - Iran Centrifuge Test Was Error, Not Cheating, U.S. Officials Say - Jonathan Tirone and Indira Lakshmanan
  • Bloomberg - Kyushu Electric Plans Commercial Restart of Reactor From August - Masumi Suga and Emi Urabe
  • Bloomberg - Jordan Will Sign Agreement With Russia to Build Nuclear Reactor - Mohammad Tayseer
  • Reuters - State Department official denies draft nuclear deal being circulated - Lesley Wroughton
  • Reuters - Exclusive: Iran wants limits on nuclear work eased before any deal expires - officials - Louis Charbonneau and Parisa Hafezi
  • Reuters - Russian suspected of role in Litvinenko murder may give evidence - Estelle Shirbon
  • Reuters - U.S. Senate panel heading toward Iran bill vote next Thursday - Patricia Zengerle
  • Reuters - U.S. 'deeply disturbed' by reports of chemical weapons in Syria: Kerry - Lisa Lambert
  • Reuters - Factbox: Key issues in Iran nuclear talks with world powers - Parisa Hafezi, Louis Charbonneau, Lesley Wroughton and John Irish
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-U.S. says to impose more sanctions if no Iran nuclear deal - Anna Yukhananov
  • Reuters - European negotiator says framework accord with Iran unlikely soon - John Irish and Lesley Wroughton
  • Reuters - U.S. sees gradual sanctions relief in Iran nuclear deal - Anna Yukhananov
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-OPEC has no choice but to keep output unchanged- Kuwait - Ahmed Hagagy
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - ORNL's Kalinin honored for microscopy
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - DNFSB's annual report to Congress
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - NNSA releases 2016 stockpile management plan
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - DOE issues final RFP for $1B Idaho cleanup contract
  • Tri-City Herald - Bechtel receives 65 percent of incentive pay for vit plant work
  • Tri-City Herald - Our Voice: Thanks and best wishes to PNNL's retiring Mike Kluse
  • DOE - Energy Department Selects 11 Tribal Communities to Deploy Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Technologies
  • Trend News Agency - Iran rejects report on draft nuclear deal with US
  • Trend News Agency - Araqchi: Talks not in a stage to require presence of all 5+1 FMs
  • Trend News Agency - 360 lawmakers write letter to Obama on Iran
  • Trend News Agency - European negotiator says framework accord at Iran nuclear talks unlikely soon
  • Trend News Agency - Iran, US start 6th round of nuclear talks - Umid Niayesh
  • Trend News Agency - Japan aims to end nuclear power ban in June
  • Bellona - RWE and E.On face self-inflicted existential crises - Bellona Europa
  • Press TV - Iran rejects report on draft nuclear deal with US
  • Press TV - No nuclear deal unless agreement reached on 'everything': Iran diplomat
  • Press TV - Iran nuclear deal to benefit region, Lebanon: Berri
  • Press TV - Iran, US kick off 5th day of nuclear talks in Lausanne
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Rules:: Lists of Approved Spent Fuel Storage Casks: Holtec HISTORM Flood/Wind System; Certificate of Compliance No. 1032, Amendment No. 1, Revision 1, Pages 14291 - 14295 [FR DOC #: 2015-06367]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Proposed Rules:: Lists of Approved Spent Fuel Storage Casks: Holtec HISTORM Flood/Wind System; Certificate of Compliance No. 1032, Amendment No. 1, Revision 1, Pages 14332 - 14334 [FR DOC #: 2015-06366]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices:: Environmental Assessments; Availability, etc.: URENCO USA, Uranium Enrichment Facility, Pages 14416 - 14417 [FR DOC #: 2015-06334]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices:: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards, Pages 14417 - 14418 [FR DOC #: 2015-06333]
  • Tennessee Valley Authority - Notices:: Meetings: Regional Resource Stewardship Council, Pages 14432 - 14433 [FR DOC #: 2015-06293]
  • Asia-Pacific: Japan Times - Fukushima disaster prompts woman to pass on father's stories about A-bomb - Takuma Obinata
  • Asia-Pacific: Kyodo News - Photos: Temporary radioactive waste storage site shown in Fukushima town
  • Asia-Pacific: Kyodo News - Photos: Radioactive waste moved to interim storage site in Fukushima town
  • Asia-Pacific: Bloomberg - Kyushu Electric Plans Commercial Restart of Reactor From August - Masumi Suga and Emi Urabe
  • Asia-Pacific: Trend News Agency - Japan aims to end nuclear power ban in June
  • Asia-Pacific: Sputnik News - Charlie Hebdo Makes Fun of Fukushima in Latest Issue
  • Asia-Pacific: Asahi Shimbun - POINT OF VIEW/ Yuko Endo: 4 years from nuclear disaster, Fukushima needs to reverse depopulation
  • Asia-Pacific: Sacramento Bee - Diablo Canyon plant shouldn't be operating while safety is in doubt - Ben Davis Jr.
  • Asia-Pacific: Fukushima Diary - IRID SAW no fuel or water remaining in reactor core of Reactor 1 - Iori Mochizuki
  • Asia-Pacific: NHK World - Utility applies for reactor check for July restart
  • Asia-Pacific: NHK World - Images show no fuel inside No.1 reactor core
  • Asia-Pacific: Kyodo News - TEPCO confirms nearly all fuel melted in Fukushima No. 1 unit
  • Asia-Pacific: Kyodo News - Kyushu Electric plans to restart Sendai plant reactor in June
  • Asia-Pacific: Kyodo News - 2 more power companies decide to scrap aging nuclear reactors
  • Asia-Pacific: Asahi Shimbun - More reactors to be decommissioned for a total of 5
  • Asia-Pacific: Japan Times - Tepco confirms nearly all fuel melted, sank into vessel, in Fukushima No. 1 unit
  • Asia-Pacific: Japan Times - Kyushu Electric aims to restart Sendai plant reactor in June
  • Asia-Pacific: Japan Times - A-bomb survivor groups condemn Putin remark on nuclear readiness
  • Asia-Pacific: Jiji Press - Fukushima Nuclear Meltdown Confirmed by Cosmic Ray Estimates
  • Asia-Pacific: Jiji Press - Kyushu Electric Files for NRA Inspection of N-Reactor
  • Asia-Pacific: Jiji Press - Sacred Plum Trees Blossom at Fukushima High School

    Wednesday, March 18, 2015

  • Wall Street Journal - Japan to Scrap First Nuclear Reactors Since Fukushima - Mari Iwata
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Yucca Mountain tour set for April - Steve Tetreault
  • Phys.org - ORNL and SINAP cooperate on development of salt-cooled reactors
  • Newswise - ORNL and Shanghai Institute of Applied Physics Cooperate on Development of Salt-Cooled Reactors - Newswise
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - WIPP resolution gets commissioner approval - Sarah Matott
  • AP - US, Iran race to fill out contours of a nuclear agreement - George Jahn, Bradley Klapper
  • AP - Netanyahu surges to victory in Israeli vote - Aron Heller
  • Bloomberg - Iran's Foreign Minister, Key to Nuclear Deal, an Enigma to Many - Kambiz Foroohar
  • Nuclear Energy Insider - Plant decommissioning: why Germany faces a critical test - Jason Deign
  • Nuclear Energy Insider - Early lessons from Onkalo - Jason Deign
  • Nuclear Energy Insider - Nuclear Energy Insider Newsletter March 4 - 18, 2015 - K. Steiner-Dicks
  • Reuters - Netanyahu's shock re-election leaves Israel's pollsters red-faced - Dan Williams
  • Reuters - U.S., Iran focus on technical details in nuclear talks - Parisa Hafezi and John Irish
  • Bloomberg - China Revives Nuclear Power to Shed Smog Masks: Chart
  • New York Times - Iran and U.S. Differ on Optimism About Nuclear Talks - Michael R. Gordon
  • Wall Street Journal - In Iran Nuclear Talks, Two MIT-Connected Physicists Play Key Roles - Jay Solomon
  • EurActiv - Westinghouse: Nuclear energy has a great future in Poland
  • BBC News - Chernobyl: Containing the world's worst nuclear accident
  • UAE National - The future is nuclear, says Hans Blix at Abu Dhabi lecture - Caline Malek
  • Platts - Uranium spot price holds at $39.10/lb as trading activity slows - Jim Ostroff
  • Huffington Post - When NASA Had Nuclear Rockets - Dr. Sten Odenwald
  • Pakistan Dawn - Pakistan's nuclear energy plans: Q&A with physicist Abdul H Nayyar - Zofeen T. Ebrahim
  • Kashmir Watch - Writer's Misperceptions About Pakistan's Nuclear Safety - Sajjad Shaukat, writes on international affairs and is author of the book: US vs Islamic Militants, Invisible Balance of Power: Dangerous Shift in International Relations
  • Utility Dive - Large energy customers in New York want Ginna nuke plant deal revoked - Robert Walton
  • Chosun Ilbo - Evidence Links N.Korea to Nuclear Hacking Attack
  • Blackburn News - NWMO Considers 3 Local Communities As Nuclear Waste Storage Sites - Jordan MacKinnon
  • World Nuclear News - Japan retires more reactors as restarts approach
  • World Nuclear News - Westinghouse gets approval for SMR testing
  • World Nuclear News - Progress in controlling fusion heat bursts
  • Anadolu Agency - Istanbul to host nuclear power plants summit
  • Economic Times - The way forward on Nuclear Liability - Upendra Joshi and Mohit Abraham
  • Australian Mining - Investor confidence shaken after QLD uranium mining ban - Vicky Validakis
  • The Hindu - 'Nuclear waste, a misnomer' - Melbourne Herald Sun
  • News Limited - Senate backs SA nuclear commission
  • Xinhua News - Nations try to hammer out a deal on nuclear program
  • ABC.au - Slow uptake of NSW uranium exploration licenses - Jacqueline Breen
  • Manitoulin Expositor - Letter: There is no safe nuclear storage - Lyle Dewar, Providence Bay
  • CBS New York - Regulators: Indian Point Nuclear Plant Failed To Note Operator's Apnea
  • Lower Hudson Journal - Indian Point violation: Reactor operator has sleep apnea - Ernie Garcia
  • Holland Sentinel - NRC, Palisades officials to discuss plant status
  • Nordic Page - USA Makes Pressure on Norway about Anti-Nuclear Initiative
  • Energy Collective - All Cost, No Benefit: EPA Proposes 33 Year Monitoring Requirement for ISR Mining - Rod Adams
  • National Post - 'Nothing is impregnable': How armed intruders stormed their way into a South African nuclear plant - Douglas Birch and R. Jeffrey Smith
  • Sputnik News - US Intelligence Disproves Media Reports of Nuclear Weapons in Crimea
  • Business Wire - Fitch: SCE&G Updated Nuclear Cost Estimate Captured in Current Negative Rating Outlook
  • Dong-A Ilbo - Thorough measures against N. Korea's cyberattacks on nuclear plants
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Putin's allusion to being prepared to use nuclear arms is intolerable
  • Eurasia Review - India-Sri Lanka Nuclear-Deal: Opening New Avenues Of Cooperation – Analysis - Monish Gulati
  • Bakken Shale News - Radioactive waste landfills becoming contentious issue - Lauren Donovan
  • ABP News - Nuclear scientist Anil Kakodkar resigns from IIT Bombay after issues with HRD Ministry - Vaibhav Tiwari
  • Asahi Shimbun - VOX POPULI: Putin's nuclear comment dishonors memory of Japan's A-bomb victims
  • Milwaukee Journal Sentinel - If an 82-year-old nun can break into a nuclear weapons site, how secure is our arsenal? - Mark Johnson
  • WantChina Times - Taipower plans to temporarily ship nuclear waste abroad - Yu Hsue-hui, Liu Ching-yu
  • World Nuclear News - Poland to be a key market for Westinghouse
  • Interfax-Ukraine - Energoatom to fully load reactor three of Yuzhnoukrainsk NPP with Westinghouse fuel in 2018
  • Rutland Herald - Yankee neighbors still at risk - Leslie Sachs, Brattleboro
  • Aiken Standard - Energy Department names new SRS site manager - Derrek Asberry
  • CBC News - Point Lepreau reactor hit by unexpected shutdown - Robert Jones
  • Hungary Today - Paks Upgrade – Hungary's Government Expects "Correction" From Financial Times
  • Portfolio.hu - Hungary to sue the Financial Times if it fails to correct Paks story
  • Budapest Business Journal - Community forums about Paks upgrade begin
  • Surf City SandPaper - Oyster Creek Talk, Discussion at LBI Library
  • Tacoma News Tribune - 'Where's Waldo' tour picks Hanford as Washington site to see - Annette Cary
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - TEPCO to set up regional headquarters in Niigata
  • Energy Collective - Demand Energy Revives With New Funding, a MW-Scale Storage Customer and a New York State of Mind - Eric Wesoff
  • The State - Bill would help Eastern NC towns shed utility debt - John Murawski
  • Energy Department - Notices: Excess Uranium Management: Effects of Transfers of Excess Uranium on Domestic Uranium Mining, Conversion, and Enrichment Industries, Pages 14107 - 14125 [FR DOC #: 2015-06189]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Proposed Rules: Radiation Protection, Pages 14033 - 14034 [FR DOC #: 2015-06244]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Billing Instructions for NRC Cost Type Contracts, Pages 14172 - 14173 [FR DOC #: 2015-06154]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Confirmatory Orders: Honeywell International, Inc., Pages 14168 - 14172 [FR DOC #: 2015-06243]
  • International Business Times AU - Media Coverage On Fukushima Disaster Minimised Presence Of Risks, New Analysis Says - Jenny Michelle Panganiban
  • Reuters - Japan inches closer to final approval for nuclear reactor restart
  • Global Research - Alaska Polar Bears Suffering Baldness and Lesions; Rate Spiked Nearly 1000 Times After Fukushima
  • Asahi Shimbun - EDITORIAL: Decommissioning reactors should be step toward ending reliance on nuclear power
  • Huffington Post - Why Iran Won't Capitulate - Reza Marashi, Research Director, National Iranian American Council and Trita Parsi, President, National Iranian American Council
  • ENENews - Gov't model shows Fukushima radioactive gas near Tokyo skyrocketed to 10,000,000,000 times normal levels soon after 3/11
  • NHK World - Japan utilities to scrap 2 more nuclear reactors
  • NHK World - A reactor to be inspected under new regulations
  • Asahi Shimbun - More reactors to be decommissioned for a total of 5
  • Asahi Shimbun - Mothballing nuclear reactors a mixed blessing for local communities
  • Asahi Shimbun - FOUR YEARS AFTER: NGOs introduce '10 Lessons from Fukushima' booklet at U.N. disaster conference - Shunsuke Kimura
  • Asahi Shimbun - EDITORIAL: Decommissioning reactors should be step toward ending reliance on nuclear power
  • Japan Times - Two more power companies to scrap aging nuclear reactors
  • Mainichi Daily News - 2 more power companies decide to scrap aging nuclear reactors
  • Mainichi Daily News - Decommissioning of nuclear reactors poses threat to survival of host municipalities
  • Mainichi Daily News - News Navigator: What problems accompany scrapping of nuke reactors?
  • Jiji Press - Charlie Hebdo Satirizes Fukushima Radiation Crisis
  • Jiji Press - Southwestern Japan N-Reactor Edges Closer to Restart
  • Jiji Press - 2 More Aging N-Reactors in Japan to Be Decommissioned
  • Jiji Press - Japan Atomic Power to Focus on Support for Scrapping Reactors
  • Jiji Press - Charlie Hebdo Satirizes Fukushima Radiation Crisis
  • Grand Forks Herald - LETTER: Shield North Dakota from radiation, not information - Larry Heilmann, Fargo
  • Copenhagen Post - Wags weigh in on Denmark's nuclear waste debate - Philip Tees
  • Kyodo News - Photos: Radioactive waste moved to interim storage site in Fukushima town
  • Kyodo News - Photos: Temporary radioactive waste storage site shown in Fukushima town

    Tuesday, March 17, 2015

  • Greensburg Daily News - EPA asks Army to examine alternatives to proving ground plan
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Retired ORNL scientists receives lifetime achievement award - Morgan Simmons
  • Lincolnshire Echo - The Big Read: Why disability will never hold Rebecca Franks back
  • AP - Iranians optimistic about clinching nuclear agreement - Bradley Klapper, George Jahn
  • AP - Analysis: An Iran deal could have broader implications - Dan Perry, Adam Schreck
  • AP - European powers, Iran make little progress in nuclear talks - Lorne Cook
  • Bloomberg - Crimeans Who Ushered In the Russians Now Have to Live With Their Choice - Leonid Ragozin
  • Bloomberg - Japan to Scrap Three Aging Reactors on Safety Upgrade Costs - Masumi Suga
  • Bloomberg - Rouhani Rivals Switch Attack as Iran Nuclear Deal Support Grows
  • Reuters - Factbox: Key questions in Iran nuclear talks with world powers - Parisa Hafezi, Louis Charbonneau, Lesley Wroughton and John Irish
  • Reuters - CORRECTED-Japan utilities set to scrap five ageing nuclear reactors - Kentaro Hamada
  • Reuters - S.Korea blames N.Korea for December hacking on nuclear operator - Ju-min Park and Meeyoung Cho
  • Reuters - Iran, U.S. line up technical options as push for deal intensifies - Louis Charbonneau and Lesley Wroughton
  • CNNMoney - Iran nuclear deal could make oil even cheaper
  • Wall Street Journal - Iran's Nuclear Deal Could Open Oil Flood - Bill Spindle and Benoît Faucon
  • Tehran Times - Failure to clinch nuclear deal will not be 'end of world': Larijani
  • RT - OpEd: The Middle East oil/nuclear puzzle - Pepe Escobar
  • RT - Japan scraps 3 nuclear reactors, with 2 more to follow
  • Center for Public Integrity - South African who attacked a nuclear plant is a hero to his government and fellow citizens - Douglas Birch
  • IOL Mercury SA - Why SA's nuclear stash worries US - Douglas Birch and R Jeffrey Smith
  • Sputnik News - South Africa Rebuffs US Attempts to Take Over its Nuclear Materials
  • Eyewitness News Johannesburg - Necsa: SA's atomic material perfectly safe - Stephen Grootes
  • London Free Press - Burying nuclear waste big issue for Ontario now - Greg Van Moorsel
  • WCTV - Florida House Rejects Effort to Repeal Nuclear Power Fee
  • World Nuclear News - Japanese reactors to be retired
  • World Nuclear News - Chernobyl Confinement reaches final stage, but funds need boost
  • World Nuclear News - USA's uranium processing facility achieves site readiness
  • World Nuclear News - Centrus files first results
  • World Nuclear News - Queensland uranium plans in question
  • World Nuclear News - Tepco reschedules water purification target
  • World Nuclear News - Paks nuclear expansion needs new fuel terms
  • Johnson City Press - Erwin's Nuclear Fuel Services announces options for $169M contract - Brad Hicks
  • UPI - Navy exercises contract options for nuclear fuel - Richard Tomkins
  • Lower Hudson Journal - Sleep apnea earns Indian Point violation - Ernie Garcia
  • CM Mining Weekly - QRC laments news of new Queensland uranium ban - Esmarie Swanepoel
  • Brisbane Times - Lobby groups asks for consultation on uranium ban
  • Elkhart Truth - Elkhart fallout shelters a testament to nuclear fears - J.C. Lee
  • National Interest - Overblown: Russia's Empty Nuclear Sabre-Rattling - Steven Pifer
  • Japan Times - Tepco to miss May deadline to treat 20,000 tons of Fukushima radioactive water - Al-Bawaba
  • Al Bawaba - Saudi wants same nuclear rights as Iran
  • Metro UK - New British nuclear plant could blow up like 'Chernobyl on steroids' - Rob Waugh
  • Tampa Bay Times - House committee rejects attempt to repeal Florida's nuclear fee - Mary Ellen Klas
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - PILGRIM STATION: Nuclear plant gets failing marks
  • Japan Times - Hiroshima mayor angry over Putin's nuclear weapons remark
  • PennEnergy - PG&E: Diablo nuclear plant safe from extreme natural events
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - TVA begins refueling of Browns Ferry Nuclear Plant - Dave Flessner
  • Ottawa Citizen - Mayor worried about the loss of Chalk River nuclear reactor - Andrew Duffy
  • POWERmag - V.C. Summer Nuclear Expansion Costs to Surge by Nearly $1B - 03/16/2015 | Aaron Larson
  • PennEnergy - SCANA looks to extend costs, time for new V.C. Summer reactors
  • Burlington County Times - Salem 1 nuclear reactor in southern NJ offline for repairs
  • Joongang Daily - Nuclear reactor accident rate is higher than at thermal plants - Kim Ji-Yoon
  • Lakeland Ledger - Florida House Rejects Nuclear Power Plan
  • WTNH New Haven - State starts Millstone plant review for cooling towers
  • GlobalPost - 'Rollercoaster' Iran nuclear talks in the balance
  • Vermont Journalism Trust - Entergy ordered to pay $305,000 in overtime - John Herrick
  • Regina Leader-Post - No to nuclear
  • Greeneville Sun - $169 Million Contract Option Awarded To NFS
  • Japan Times - Tepco to miss May deadline to treat 20,000 tons of Fukushima radioactive water
  • Cibola County Beacon - Uranium Industry Workers Seek Compensation--More than $2 Billion in Awards thus Far - Rosanne Boyett
  • Beaver County Times - Company loses radioactive gauge last seen in Pulaski Homes - J.D. Prose
  • BelTA - Belarus, Germany to share experience in green energy
  • Bangladesh Daily Star - Expert warns of risk in UK's Cumbria plant
  • Idaho Statesman - Rebecca Casper: Citizens should be educated about Idaho National Laboratory - Rebecca Casper
  • Fairewinds Energy Education - Between a Rock and a Hard Place - Sue Prent
  • Beyond Nuclear - "Plenty of electricity in the air, study says"
  • Public Citizen - Clean Power Plan Good for Consumers and the Economy
  • All Things Nuclear - When Open Door Policies at Nuclear Plants Go Awry - Dave Lochbaum
  • NRC - NRC Schedules Meeting with Southern and SCANA to Discuss Inspections and Testing of New Nuclear Units at the Vogtle and Summer Sites
  • NRC blog - Continuing to Learn the Lessons of San Onofre - Rebecca Sigmon, Reactor Systems Engineer, Office of Nuclear Reactor Regulation
  • NWTRB - NWTRB Calendar
  • GreenWorld - The most important state action this year
  • Trend News Agency - Iran says in agreement with US over 90% of technical nuclear issues - Khalid Kazimov
  • Trend News Agency - Closing in on nuclear deal, U.S. demands 'tough choices' from Iran
  • Trend News Agency - Germany makes all-out effort for Iran deal: FM
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea behind nuke power plant data leakage: investigators
  • Xinhua News - Spotlight: Moment of truth draws near for Iran nuclear deal
  • Xinhua News - U.S.-Iran nuclear talks enter third day with more countries to join
  • Xinhua News - Full text: Report on China's economic, social development plan
  • Xinhua News - Iran's Rouhani says nuclear deal to benefit all parties
  • Press TV - Iran, US kick off 2nd round of nuclear talks in Lausanne
  • Press TV - 90% of issues resolved in Iran-US nuclear talks: Salehi
  • Press TV - Americans broadly support direct negotiations with Iran: Poll
  • Press TV - Iran, US resume nuclear talks in Swiss city of Lausanne
  • Press TV - Nuclear deal between Iran, P5+1 possible: Larijani
  • Press TV - Germany makes all-out effort for Iran deal: FM
  • Press TV - Iran's Zarif, UK's Hammond meet in Brussels
  • Press TV - Iran's Zarif, EU Mogherini discuss nuclear talks, ties in Brussels
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: DOE/NSF Nuclear Science Advisory Committee, Pages 13840 - 13841 [FR DOC #: 2015-05953]
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Portsmouth, Page 13844 [FR DOC #: 2015-06088]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Proposed Rules: Requirement to Submit Complete and Accurate Information, Pages 13794 - 13797 [FR DOC #: 2015-06107]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Application for Export/Import License, Amendment, Renewal or Consent Request(s), Pages 13901 - 13902 [FR DOC #: 2015-06014]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Facility Operating and Combined Licenses: Applications and Amendments Involving No Significant Hazards Considerations, Pages 13902 - 13920 [FR DOC #: 2015-05994]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings; Sunshine Act, Page 13902 [FR DOC #: 2015-06188]
  • Adelaide Now - Letters: Outdated stances
  • Nevada News and Views - Nevada's Grassroots Message on Yucca Mountain - NN&V STAFF
  • Payvand - The Times Errs on Iran Weaponization - Robert Kelley
  • DigitalJournal - OpEd: Radioactive cesium found in green Tea from Japan - Karen Graham
  • Greenville News - Bush takes a pass on Yucca Mountain - Rudolph Bell
  • Fukushima Diary - Cs-134/137 density of Reactor 1 basement water continues to increase since last July / 1,790,000,000Bq/m3 - Iori Mochizuki
  • NHK World - Measuring radiation from airship
  • NHK World - Suga comments on utilities' decision
  • NHK World - Nuclear waste a challenge in decommissioning
  • NHK World - Miyazawa on nuclear waste disposal
  • NHK World - Utilities decide to scrap 3 nuclear reactors
  • NHK World - TEPCO delays making ice walls
  • NHK World - Nuclear reactors to be decommissioned
  • Kyodo News - Operators opt to scrap 3 old nuclear reactors at Fukui plants
  • Asahi Shimbun - Decisions made to decommission 3 aging reactors in Fukui Prefecture
  • Japan Times - Tepco to miss May deadline to treat 20,000 tons of Fukushima radioactive water
  • Japan Times - Operators to scrap three old reactors in Fukui
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - 3 aging N-reactors set to be decommissioned
  • Mainichi Daily News - Operators opt to scrap 3 old nuclear reactors at Fukui plants
  • Mainichi Daily News - Participants in U.N. forum interested in cost of decommissioning Fukushima plant
  • Mainichi Daily News - Head of Fukushima nursing home suggests waiting before evacuation
  • Jiji Press - Japan Atomic Power to Focus on Support for Scrapping Reactors
  • Jiji Press - (Update) Kansai Electric Applies for NRA Safety Checks for 3 N-Reactors

    Monday, March 16, 2015

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Briefs: NRC comes up with $2 million for Yucca groundwater study - Steve Tetreault
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - After a long run in Oak Ridge, stimulus funds coming to an end - Frank Munger
  • Idaho Statesman - West Views: Paper questions decision by AG Wasden - (Idaho Falls) Post Register
  • AP - Germany urges its partners, Iran to grab nuclear deal - Lorne Cook
  • AP - Official: Iran confronts US at nuke talks over GOP letter - Bradley Klapper, George Jahn
  • Bloomberg - Video: Iran Nuclear Talks Resume Following GOP Letter, Rebuttal
  • Reuters - Iran has 'very tough' choices to make in nuclear talks: U.S - Louis Charbonneau and Lesley Wroughton
  • Adelaide Now - The Advertiser's Letters to the Editor, Monday, March 16, 2015
  • China Post - Editorial: Nuclear debate can benefit from giving credit, scrutiny
  • Reuters - U.N. rights envoy hopes nuclear deal would spark reforms in Iran - Stephanie Nebehay
  • Reuters - Closing in on nuclear deal, U.S. demands 'tough choices' from Iran - Lesley Wroughton and Parisa Hafezi
  • The Guardian - Iranian nuclear talks resume in Lausanne as deadline approaches - Paul Lewis in Washington and Julian Borger in Lausanne
  • The Guardian - Ukraine conflict: Vladimir Putin 'was ready for nuclear alert'
  • Los Angeles Times - Top-secret U.S. replica of Iran nuclear sites key to weapons deal - Paul Richter
  • BBC - Iran deal could start nuclear fuel race - Saudi Arabia - Barbara Plett Usher
  • Irish Independent - Nuclear expert warns of 'Chernobyl on steroids' risk from proposed nuclear plant 200km from Irish coast - Independent News Service
  • South Jersey Times - Salem 1 reactor shut down by PSEG Nuclear after failure to meet deadline to fix cooling unit - Bill Gallo Jr.
  • UPI - Scientists make breakthrough in understanding nuclear fusion - Thor Benson
  • NPR - Arab States and Iran's Nuclear Talks - Deborah Amos
  • Daily Journal - EPA asks Army to examine alternatives to plan to leave 160K of depleted uranium at old site
  • WNDU South Bend - EPA asks Army to examine alternatives to proving ground plan
  • The Hindu - Looking beyond nuclear liability - Rakesh Sood
  • EurActiv - Hungarians protest against Orbán's nuclear deal with Russia
  • Portfolio.hu - Hungary could easily solve nuclear friction with EU - Commissioner
  • Australian Financial Review - Labor MP Leesa Vlahos says pro-nuclear debate 'getting easier' - Simonm Evans
  • SA Independent - Letter: Forget nuclear power, look at Inga Dam project - Roger Toms, Hout Bay
  • Focus Taiwan - Lawmakers block Taipower offshore nuclear waste reprocessing plan - Milly Lin and Ted Chen
  • Asahi Shimbun - Slogan writer wants pro-nuclear signboards kept to highlight human stupidity
  • Information Age - How big data is taming the growing cost of the UK's nuclear decommissioning liabilities - Justin Hassel, Informed Solutions
  • Nunatsiaq News - Nunavut's Kiggavik uranium mine still part of our plans: Areva - Sarah Rogers
  • Prairie Business - Landfill company seeks to allow radioactive waste at western ND site
  • BGN News - Nuclear plant intervention by council of judges and prosecutors - Metin Arslan
  • Press TV - Debate: Is a final nuclear deal possible? - Utility Dive?
  • Utility Dive - Cost overruns, delays continue for SCE&G's V.C. Summer nuke plant - Robert Walton
  • Pakistan Nation - PNRA allays safety concerns over nuclear power plants
  • Sputnik News - German Energy Companies May File 22 Billion Suit Against Government
  • Press TV - Iran fully complying with its nuclear commitments: Analsyt
  • Press TV - Iran sanctions must be scrapped all at once: MPs
  • Press TV - Zarif, Kerry end first round of nuclear talks in Lausanne
  • Press TV - John Kerry: Many technical differences have been solved
  • Reuters - Thousands in Hungary use holiday to rally against government - Krisztina Fenyo
  • Japan Times - Communities in Japan drafting their own disaster plans
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Thomas Zacharia's return to ORNL
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Recovery Act funding finally comes to close
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - On the verge: a new ORNL contract
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Morgan Smith on 'doing what's right for the nation'
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - What's the current design status on UPF? (Hint: It's somewhere between 0% and 100%)
  • DOE - Five Fast Facts About Technologist Grace Hopper - Allison Lantero
  • DOE - Wind Vision: New Report Highlights a Robust Wind Energy Future - Jose Zayas
  • DOE - Nuclear Speed-Dating - Pat Adams
  • NAS - Project Update: Lessons Learned from the Fukushima Nuclear Accident for Improving Safety and Security of U.S. Nuclear Plants
  • Herald Scotland - WWF call for 'urgent attention' to Dounreay safety concerns
  • DOE Hanford - Hanford Landfill Reaches 17 Million Tons Disposed
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - An immodest Iranian proposal - Hugh Gusterson
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Where does the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps stand on nuclear negotiations? - Ariane Tabatabai
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - The fiscal threat to nuclear strategy - Adam Mount
  • Forbes - The Fukushima Disaster Wasn't Very Disastrous - James Conca
  • Hurriyet Daily News - From Chernobyl to Fukushima: Why now is the time for a global agreement on preventing technological disasters - Cihan Sultanoglu, Rastislav Vrbensky
  • Asahi Shimbun - Slogan writer wants pro-nuclear signboards kept to highlight human stupidity
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Expert urges more care for hearts, minds of disaster victims - Yasuda Kouichi
  • World Nuclear News - Tepco reschedules water purification target
  • World Nuclear News - Paks nuclear expansion needs new fuel terms
  • World Nuclear News - Queensland uranium plans in question
  • World Nuclear News - New completion dates for Summer
  • World Nuclear News - No growth in carbon dioxide emissions in 2014
  • Greenfield Recorder - Letter: An eye on Yankee - Leslie Sullivan Sachs, Safe and Green Campaign, Brattleboro, Vt.
  • Ukrainian Financial - Chernobyl New Safe Confinement enters final stage of construction - Axel Reiserer
  • Ecowatch - Fukushima Radiation Found in Sample of Green Tea from Japan - Harvey Wasserman
  • Fukushima Diary - Highest density of Cs-134/137 detected at 2 locations of Reactor 2 seaside / 4 × the previous highest reading - Iori Mochizuki
  • NHK World - Fukushima man wants to preserve nuclear slogan
  • NHK World - TEPCO: Annual radiation dose can be cut
  • Kyodo News - Activists discuss nuclear accident as Japan gov't remains reluctant - Kayo Mimizuka
  • Asahi Shimbun - Fukushima city fetes native son with Ultraman statues - Naoyuki Takahashi
  • Japan Times - Nagasaki hibakusha recalls struggle to dodge discrimination - Tetsuo Shintomi
  • Jiji Press - TEPCO Unable to Treat 20,000 Tons of Fukushima Radioactive Water by May

    Sunday, March 15, 2015

  • Portsmouth Herald News - Coal and nuclear power are here to stay - V.K.Mathur
  • Idaho Statesman - Idaho National Laboratory states its case for spent fuel rod shipments - Luke Ramseth
  • Twin Falls Times-News - Reader Comment: Improving public discourse about INL - John J. Grossenbacher is the Idaho National Laboratory director and president of Battelle Energy Alliance.
  • Twin Falls Times-News - Reader Comment: The Importance of Nuclear Research - Rebecca Casper is the mayor for the city of Idaho Falls.
  • Albuquerque Journal - Roof collapses pose safety risk for workers at WIPP - Lauren Villagran
  • Oak Ridge Today - ORAU receives $23 million contract for DOE worker screening program - Dawn Huotari
  • AP - Kerry asserts obstacles to Iran nuke pact mostly 'political'
  • AP - Netanyahu legacy on the line in Israeli vote
  • AP - White House warns Senate anew on Iran legislation
  • Bloomberg - Obama Deputy Warns Senate Against Undermining Iran Nuclear Talks - Toluse Olorunnipa
  • Reuters - U.S. Senate leader: Obama on verge of 'very bad deal' with Iran - Doina Chiacu
  • Center for Public Integrity - South African officials shrug off a 2007 break-in at South Africa's nuclear research site that still spooks Washington - Douglas Birch and R. Jeffrey Smith
  • Ha'aretz Daily - Report: Netanyahu sought to cancel Mossad briefing for U.S. senators on Iran talks
  • The Inquisitr - Wind Energy Dwarfs Nuclear: Wind Farms In China Have An Exponentially Higher Energy Output Than America's Nuclear Power Plants
  • Washington Post - Uranium security in South Africa
  • Bismarck Tribune - Concerns rise with proposed increase to radioactive waste levels - Lauren Donovan
  • The Diplomat - The Consequences of a Pakistani Sea-Based Nuclear Second Strike Capability - Ankit Panda
  • Winnipeg Free Press - Calls to oust top chief over nuclear deal - Alexandra Paul
  • The Independent - Nuclear waste workers at Dounreay power station fear for their safety - Mark Leftly
  • Focus Taiwan - Economics ministry denies trying to extend life of two nuclear plants - Huang Chiao-wen and Christie Chen
  • Pakistan Daily Times - K-2, K-3 nuclear power plants : 'Low chances of release of radioactive material into environment'
  • Birmingham Post - Spellar: UK nuclear deterrent vital in face of Russian threat - Jonathan Walker
  • Asahi Shimbun - Only 35% of Fukushima nuclear plant workers agree to 1st round of health checks - Takeshi Suezaki
  • Yonhap News - (Yonhap Interview) Uranium bombs expected to account for 60 percent of N.K.'s nuclear arsenal: think tank chief - Chang Jae-soon
  • Sputnik News - Iran Hopes to Resolve Differences With US at Next Round of Nuclear Talks
  • Yahoo! News - US, Iran in new nuclear talks as tempers fray - Simon Sturdee and Nicolas Revise in Sharm el-Sheikh
  • Press TV - Iran delegates in Switzerland for nuclear talks with US
  • Press TV - Israel meddling in nuclear talks - Palm Beach Post
  • Palm Beach Post - NRC seeks public comment on new reactors for FPL's Turkey Point - Susan Salisbury
  • Belfast Telegraph - UK's nuclear weapons data and other sensitive internet traffic rerouted through Ukraine
  • Daily News Egypt - Russia, Egypt to cooperate in Dabaa nuclear power plant, Russian tourists return in force: Russian Economy Minister - Mohamed Ayyad
  • Peninsula On-line - N-power a strong option for Qatar: Expert - Satish Kanady
  • El Diario de Yucatán - "No" a energía nuclear
  • South Jersey Times - Devaluing Oyster Creek power plant is not in New Jerseyans' best interest | Opinion - James McGovern
  • Taipei Times - Government warns over power shortage - Shih Hsiu-chuan
  • Japan Times - Return of Fukushima elderly gives preview of future - Yuriy Humber and Emi Urabe
  • Japan Times - Death toll grows in 3/11 aftermath
  • Japan Times - Abe mum on Fukushima at U.N. disaster risk confab
  • Deutsche Welle - Natural disasters cost the world over $300 billion per year on average
  • Japan Times - U.N. forum brainstorms new framework for disaster risk reduction
  • Japan Times - Abe offers $4 billion in aid for global disaster-control efforts
  • Japan Times - Japan understands threat of natural disasters - Masaaki Kameda
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Drive for sustainability to start in Sendai - Ban Ki Moon
  • Japan Times - Promoting disaster risk reduction
  • Japan Times - U.N. chief Ban says students in Fukushima impressed him
  • Mainichi Daily News - Fukushima residents find it hard to come to terms with interim storage for tainted soil
  • Trend News Agency - Iran, P5+1 to discuss details, mutual commitments - Umid Niayesh
  • Trend News Agency - Iran hopes to remove controversies with US on nuclear program in Lausanne
  • Trend News Agency - Iran says any nuclear collaboration beyond NPT requires lifting sanctions - Khalid Kazimov
  • Trend News Agency - Iran will not compromise sanctions lift – diplomat - Khalid Kazimov
  • Press TV - Iran, US start high-level technical talks in Switzerland
  • Press TV - Political will can lead to Iran-P5+1 nuclear deal: Zarif
  • Press TV - GOP's Iran letter undermined US legal standing: Larijani
  • Press TV - Iran delegates in Switzerland for nuclear talks with US
  • ENENews - Report: Over 30 million permanently affected by Fukushima radiation; Number of people exposed triples Chernobyl
  • Japan Times - Abe mum on Fukushima at U.N. disaster risk confab
  • Japan Times - Death toll grows in 3/11 aftermath - Fukushima Minpo
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: Advanced Scientific Computing Advisory Committee, Page 13536 [FR DOC #: 2015-05943]
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: President's Council of Advisors on Science and Technology, Pages 13530 - 13531 [FR DOC #: 2015-05945]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Facility Operating Licenses: Applications and Amendments Involving Proposed No Significant Hazards Considerations, etc., Page 13639 [FR DOC #: 2015-05944]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: License Renewals: Callaway Plant, Unit 1, Pages 13636 - 13637 [FR DOC #: 2015-05990]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards, Subcommittee on Fukushima, Page 13639 [FR DOC #: 2015-05988]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards, Subcommittee on Fukushima, Pages 13638 - 13639 [FR DOC #: 2015-05946]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards, Subcommittee on Thermal Hydraulic Phenomena, Page 13638 [FR DOC #: 2015-05978]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards, Subcommittee on Thermal Hydraulic Phenomena, Pages 13637 - 13638 [FR DOC #: 2015-05980]
  • GovTrack - H.R. 1364: To require the Nuclear Regulatory Commission to obtain the consent of affected State and local governments before authorizing ... - Sponsor: Dina Titus
  • Winnipeg Free Press - Calls to oust northern grand chief over nuclear waste storage deal - Alexandra Paul

    Saturday, March 14, 2015

  • Deseret News - Will Utah bury nation's leftover depleted uranium? - Amy Joi O'Donoghue
  • Louisville Courier-Journal - EPA weighs in on Army plan to leave toxic mess - Charlie White
  • KIFI Idaho Falls - INL director says 1995 agreement not violated - Todd Kunz
  • AP - Republicans say Obama keen for Iran deal to build own legacy - Deb Riechmann
  • AP - Kerry cautious before new Iran talks, cites 'important gaps' - Bradley Klapper
  • AP - Criticism, some from the right, builds on GOP letter to Iran - Charles Babington
  • AP - US sees UN Security Council endorsing Iran nuke deal - Matthew Lee
  • Bloomberg - Iran to Avoid Carmakers From Unsupportive Countries on Nuclear - hidden line after 'By'Andrew Marc Noel
  • Bloomberg - Kerry Says Iran Must Decide as Clock Ticks to Nuclear Deadline - hidden line after 'By'Indira Lakshmanan
  • Reuters - BP signs $12 billion energy deal in Egypt - Sharm El-Sheikh
  • Reuters - Japan promises $4 billion in aid to combat disasters over four years - Megan Rowling
  • Reuters - U.S. State Department rebuffs Republican criticism of Iran nuclear talks - Louis Charbonneau
  • Huffington Post - What You Need To Know About The Iran Nuclear Negotiations - Eline Gordts
  • Tehran Times - Major nations hold talks on ending UN sanctions on Iran: officials
  • Swissinfo - Kerry Says Iran Must Decide as Clock Ticks to Nuclear Deadline
  • International Business Times - Taiwan's Anti-Nuclear Rallies Witness 45,000 Protesters - Sneha Shankar
  • Channel News Asia - Mass anti-nuclear rally staged in Taiwan
  • Nikkei Asian Review - 12,000 rally against nuclear energy in Taipei - Debby Wu
  • Focus Taiwan - Anti-nuclear protests staged around Taiwan
  • Focus Taiwan - Taiwan-based group takes action to counter anti-nuclear arguments - Evelyn Kao
  • Rock Hill Herald - Media blitz launched to back reopening SC nuclear waste landfill - Sammy Fretwell -
  • The State - EXCLUSIVE: Utah company launches media blitz to reopen SC atomic waste landfill - Sammy Fretwell
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Y-12 celebrates early milestone on UPF - Frank Munger
  • WBIR Knoxville - Major milestone reached in creation of new uranium processing facility
  • Financial Times - Hungary to revise Russia nuclear deal blocked by EU - Andrew Byrne in Budapest and Christian Oliver in Brussels.
  • NBC Southern California - Diablo Canyon Nuclear Plant Design Can Withstand Powerful Earthquakes
  • Washington Post - Global stocks of weapons uranium
  • Courier Mail - Ban on uranium mining in Queensland to be introduced by Palaszczuk Government - Steven Wardill
  • Energy Collective - South Korea Expands its Nuclear Energy Export Horizons - Dan Yurman
  • Canberra Times - Environment Minister Simon Corbell says radioactive waste is not welcome in ACT - Matthew Raggatt
  • WLTX Columbia - More Cost and Construction Delays for Nuclear Plant
  • TheBayNet, Hollywood, MD - Nuke plant receives assessment, criticism from watchdogs - Marty Madden
  • Monticello Times - NRC issues plant performance letter; Monticello continues to resolve issues - Tim Hennagir
  • Wicked Local plymouth - YOUR VIEW: Pilgrim Station's Achilles Heel - By Lt. Col. (Ret.) Brian Sullivan
  • Essex Chronicle - Bradwell Power Station could become UK's nuclear dumping ground, say campaigners - Maldon Chronicle
  • World Nuclear News - Oskarshamn 2 outage extended to year-end
  • World Nuclear News - Chinese reactors approach commercial operation
  • Press TV - US-Israeli operation against Iran's nuclear program 'insane'
  • Platts - Michigan governor sets 30-40% renewables, energy efficiency goal - Bob Matyi
  • KIFI Idaho Falls - Energy Department issues RFP for Idaho Cleanup Project
  • Pittsburgh Business Times - Westinghouse, utility in discussions on delay costs for nuke plant - Sam Kusic
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Wet road, warm smiles - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - CNS still looking for Y-12/Pantex retirees who haven't responded to health plan changes - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - DOE re-ups ORAU's contract for worker health screening; five-year deal valued at $23M - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - A rainy celebration at Y-12 - Frank Munger
  • WISE/NIRS - 4 Years of disaster
  • Taipei Times - Crowds protest nuclear power across the nation - Sean Lin and Chen Wei-han
  • KFGO Fargo-Moorhead - Improperly disposed radioactive oil field waste found in ND
  • POGO - F-35 Still Years Away From Being Ready for Combat - Mandy Smithberger
  • POGO - Proposed Bill Curtails N.M.'s Whistleblower Protections - Phillip Shaverdian
  • POGO - FBI Whistleblower Protections 'Weaker Than at Any Other Agency' - Andre Francisco
  • The Hill blog - Whistleblowers and the prosecution loophole - Shanna Devine and Liz Hempowicz
  • POGO - Pentagon Tries to Bury Latest Afghanistan Report - Neil Gordon
  • Fukushima Diary - [Photo] Fukushima citizen "Fukushima offshore looked like a mixed ink of green, yellow and reddish brown" - Iori Mochizuki
  • ENENews - Former Official: "40+ areas where extremely contaminated water flows directly into ocean" at Fukushima – Bloomberg: "4 years out, Fukushima reactors still spewing… Fishermen alleging for a while that radioactive water spilling into Pacific… astounding nobody at Tepco has gone to jail" (AUDIO)
  • NHK World - Experts, NGO members discuss disaster warnings
  • Japan Times - Helping cities brace for disaster
  • Japan Times - Many disaster-related meetings, exhibitions to be held
  • Mainichi Daily News - Fukushima residents find it hard to come to terms with interim storage for tainted soil
  • Mainichi Daily News - Researchers to study long-term effects of radiation on Fukushima workers
  • Asahi Shimbun - FOUR YEARS AFTER: Fukushima city offers last look in effort to return unclaimed items from 2011 disaster
  • Japan Times - A tragic story of red tape and fatal ineptitude - Stephen Mansfield
  • Japan Times - Major companies continue to support Tohoku region - Mami Maruko
  • CBC Manitoba - FN leader asked to step down for accepting money from nuclear waste organization--Grand Chief David Harper says nuclear waste will never be stored in northern Manitoba - Tim Fontaine
  • Canberra Times - Environment Minister Simon Corbell says radioactive waste is not welcome in ACT - Matthew Raggatt
  • Wyoming Public Media - North Dakota Cleans Up Radioactive Waste - Leigh Paterson
  • Clacton and Frinton Gazette - Bradwell to become UK's "dumping ground" for radioactive waste
  • Essex Chronicle - Bradwell Power Station could become UK's nuclear dumping ground, say campaigners - Maldon Chronicle
  • Maldon and Burnham Standard - Bradwell to become UK's "dumping ground" for radioactive waste
  • Sydney Morning Herald - Environment Minister Simon Corbell says radioactive waste is not welcome in ACT - Matthew Raggatt