Thursday, September 20, 2018

  • POWERmag - Vogtle's Escalating Costs Concern Lawmakers, Stakeholders - Sonal Patel
  • POWERmag - AP1000 Reactor Set for Commercial Operation in China - Darrell Proctor
  • DOE:EM - EM Update | Vol. 10, Issue 37 | Sept. 18, 2018
  • Salt Lake Tribune - Letter: Now's the time for Utahns to comment on EnergySolutions' dangerous exemption request - Benjamin Silberman
  • Michigan Live - EPA official says Flint shouldn't have flushed hydrants before water testing - Ron Fonger
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - INL test reactor revived with first experiment in decades - Nathan Brown
  • Albuquerque Journal, NM - Public comments on WIPP volume change due Thursday - Maddy Hayden
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Critics: WIPP proposal would allow more nuclear waste storage - Rebecca Moss
  • Livermore Independent - "Needle in a Haystack:" LLNL Study Seeks Explanation for Dark Matter - Jeff Garberson
  • Los Alamos Monitor, NM - County may face future scrutiny by auditor - Tris DeRoma
  • UPI - Hanford nuclear workers to receive protections in settlement with Energy Dept. - Mike Faulk
  • Laboratory Equipment - Plutonium Waste Continues to Haunt Nuclear Site - Valerie Brown
  • Xinhua - U.S. state announces accord with federal gov't on nuclear waste site
  • Seattle PI - Department of Energy will destroy worker-harming vapors at Hanford nuclear site - Joel Connelly
  • Aiken Standard, SC - Guest column: DOE needs to properly fund cleanup at SRS - Gil Allensworth
  • AP News - Trump to address drugs, nuclear weapons in UN speeches
  • AP News - Navy sub returns to port after leak found in nuclear plant
  • Bloomberg - Israel Reinforces Nuclear Facilities to Counter Iranian Threats - Alisa Odenheimer
  • Bloomberg - Blackouts on Sweden's Biggest Island Stoke Fear as Reactors Shut - Jesper Starn
  • Reuters - Iran and Israel call each other nuclear threats, ask U.N. to take action - Bozorgmehr Sharafedin, Dan Williams
  • Chosun Ilbo - Editorial: When Hot Air Means ProgressWhen Hot Air Means Progress
  • Korea Times - OpEd: Awakening from nuclear nightmaresAwakening from nuclear nightmares - Donald Kirk
  • USA Today - Domestic uranium is necessary for national security, healthy nuclear energy programs - Spencer Abraham, former Secretary of Energy. The chairman & CEO of The Abraham Group also serves on the board of directors of Uranium Energy Corp.
  • Wall Street Journal - Growing Opposition Threatens Completion of Last U.S. Nuclear Plant - Russell Gold
  • New York Times - North Korea's New Nuclear Promises Fall Short of U.S. Demands - Choe Sang-Hun and David E. Sanger
  • IAEA - IAEA Bolsters Partnership with Nuclear Energy Institute - Shant Krikorian, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • NJIT Vector - Nuclear Power: To Be or Not to Be? - Isaac Scafe
  • S&P Global Platts - Nuclear woes boost power prices in Europe as winter approaches - Anuradha Ramanathan
  • Malaysian Reserve - No to nuclear energy a good move - Lydia Nathan
  • The Ecologist UK - Nuclear power lobbyist Michael Shellenberger learns to love the bomb - Dr Jim Green
  • Beaver County Times, PA - Judge rejects FirstEnergy's bonus retention plan for nuke plant workers - Jared Stonesifer
  • IAEA - Encouraging Women in Africa to the Forefront of Nuclear Science - Estelle Marais, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Eugene Register-Guard - Letter: Buying nuclear is a good deal for safe, clean powerBuying nuclear is a good deal for safe, clean power - Mike Paoli, Richland, WA
  • Northern Public Radio - There's More Than Cooling Towers: Inside A Nuclear Power Plant - Chase Cavanaugh
  • Radio New Zealand - Tahiti court orders nuke test compo
  • KTVA Anchorage, AK - Sen. Murkowski makes case for nuclear reactors - Manny Creech
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: New headwinds for Vogtle ahead of crucial decision - Kristi E. Swartz
  • Sputnik News - Five Out of 7 Nuclear Reactors in Belgium Halted - National Regulator
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Mini-nukes: Still a horrible and dangerous idea - John Mecklin
  • World Nuclear News - Operating licence extensions for Olkiluoto units
  • World Nuclear News - Paks II building work to start soon, says Russian president
  • World Nuclear News - Indian cyclotron begins radioisotope operations
  • World Nuclear News - Entergy orders Framatome accident-tolerant fuel rods
  • Reuters UK - Problems in concrete around two Belgian nuclear reactors- regulator
  • Taiwan News - German experts propose turning unused nuclear plant in Taiwan into a 'theme park' - Huang Tzu-ti
  • IAEA - Developing Sustainable Nuclear Security Regimes with IAEA Support - James Conner, IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security; Catherine Friedly, IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security
  • Focus Taiwan - President Tsai reiterates objective of nuclear-free homeland - Yeh Su-ping and Flor Wang
  • POWERmag - California Gov. Brown Signs Historic Diablo Canyon Nuclear Plant Bill
  • Asbury Park Press - Independent safety board needed for plant decommissioning: Tauro - Janet Tauro, NJ board chair for Clean Water Action
  • MassLive Republican - Connecticut's 'zero-carbon' energy call draws bid from nuclear plant - Mary C. Serreze
  • Utility Dive - Clean energy groups outline principles for PJM capacity market reform - Gavin Bade
  • BelTA - Belarusian public acceptance practices presented in IAEA
  • Luxembourg Times - Nuclear energy is safe, yet Luxembourgish parties reject it - Bill Wirtz
  • Vermont Public Radio - Anti-Nuke Groups Concerned About Plans For Vermont Yankee's Radioactive Waste - Peter Hirschfeld
  • Odisha Television India - Plan for 21 nuclear reactors on track: DAE Secretary
  • Maritime Executive - U.S. Navy Salvors Remove Oil from A-Bomb Test Ship
  • IAEA - Using Non-destructive Testing for Safety of Public Buildings - Aleksandra Peeva, IAEA Department of Nuclear Sciences and Applications
  • San Jose Mercury News - PG&E power bills set to rise after Gov. Brown signs Diablo Canyon bill - George Avalos
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - Governor signs bill to give SLO County $85 million Diablo Canyon closure settlement - Kaytlyn Leslie
  • Reuters UK - Finland's TVO gets new 20-year license for Olkiluoto 1 and 2 nuclear units
  • Atlanta Journal Constitution - Georgia legislators call for cost cap on nuclear plant Vogtle - Anastaciah Ondieki
  • IAEA - IAEA Scientific Forum 2018 - Video: Alejandra Silva, Josef Weilguny
  • in-cumbria - NDA joins forces with Japan Atomic Energy Agency--Agencies will share expertise in decommissioning and waste management - Dr Adrian Simper
  • Tallahassee Capitolist, FL - Georgia governor urges Florida politicians to join him in wasting more money on $30 billion nuke boondoggle - Brian Burgess
  • DOE - Research Aims to Advance Development of Software for Exascale Computing
  • NAS - Project Update:: Supplemental Treatment of Low-Activity Waste at the Hanford Nuclear Reservation
  • NAS - Project Update:: Disposal of Surplus Plutonium in the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant
  • NRC - NRC Names New Resident Inspector at Prairie Island Nuclear Power Plant
  • IAEA - Various Approaches Showcased for the Safe and Secure Management of Disused Sealed Radioactive Sources - Irena Chatzis, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • IAEA - IAEA Designates two new Capacity Building Centres in China and Russia for Emergency Preparedness and Response - Sinead Harvey, IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security
  • IAEA - Peru Signs its Country Programme Framework (CPF) for 2018–2023
  • IAEA - Cyprus Signs its First Country Programme Framework (CPF) for 2018–2023
  • Bellona - The Murmansk Commercial Seaport seeks to fence in clouds of coal dust - Anna Kireeva, Charles Digges
  • Mehr News - Zarif slams calling JCPOA 'a personal agreement' as shameful
  • Mehr News - We need to stand by Iran during sanctions: Hezbollah chief
  • Mehr News - Iran calls on UN to take stricter stance on Israel's nuke threat
  • Mehr News - IAEA envoy calls for pressuring Israel to join NPT
  • Press TV - Iran urges UN to censure Israel's nuclear threat, make it respect intl. rules
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Guidance: Protection Against Malevolent Use of Vehicles at Nuclear Power Plants; Withdrawal FR Document: 2018-20476 Citation: 83 FR 47648 PDF Page 47648
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Renewals: Entergy Nuclear Operations, Inc., Indian Point Nuclear Generating Unit Nos. 2 and 3 FR Document: 2018-20450 Citation: 83 FR 47648 PDF Pages 47648-47650
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Proposed Revisions to Branch Technical Position 5-3 Fracture Toughness Requirements FR Document: 2018-20451 Citation: 83 FR 47647 PDF Pages 47647-47648

    Wednesday, September 19, 2018

  • Beyond Nuclear International - What are nuclear power plants doing to address climate threats? - John Vidal
  • Beyond Nuclear International - Sticking with nuclear power will make climate change worse
  • Beyond Nuclear International - Japan tries to dilute tritium danger
  • Rutland Herald - Activists protest nuclear transport - Stephen Mills
  • Govtrack - S. 97: Nuclear Energy Innovation Capabilities Act of 2017
  • Cape Cod Times - Letter: Nuclear waste imperils generations to come - Diane Turco, Harwich, director of Cape Downwinders
  • EurekAlert - INL's TREAT reactor successfully completes first fueled experiment - DOE/Idaho National Laboratory
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - INL's TREAT reactor returns to service - Idaho National Laboratory
  • The Chattanoogan - Microgrids Hold The Key To Keeping Power Flowing After Disasters, UT Officials Say
  • Los Alamos Daily Post, NM - RCLC Meeting Moved To Oct. 19 In Los Alamos
  • WATE 6 Knoxville - Emergency exercise taking place in Oak Ridge Wednesday
  • Compelo, London - ANALYSIS: Adopting accident tolerant nuclear fuels - Julian Turner
  • Inside Science - Plutonium and Its Discontents - Valerie Brown
  • KING5 Seattle - State AG Bob Ferguson making a 'major' announcement regarding Hanford plant
  • AP News - The Latest: Trump welcomes 'tremendous progress' with NKorea
  • AP News - Kim agrees to dismantle main nuke site if US takes steps too - Eric Talmadge and Foster Klug
  • AP News - Thousands back home in north Syria after Russia-Turkey deal
  • Bloomberg - Kim's Small Steps on Nuclear Program Put Ball in Trump's Court - Youkyung Lee and David Tweed
  • Reuters - U.S. seeking to negotiate a treaty with Iran: special envoy - Lesley Wroughton
  • Reuters - TABLE-Swiss nuclear plant outages and restarts - Vera Eckert
  • Reuters - North Korea's Kim agrees to inspections in bid to salvage nuclear talks - Hyonhee Shin, Soyoung Kim
  • Washington Post - North Korea leader offers to dismantle nuclear test site – but only after U.S. acts - Simon Denyer and Anne Gearan
  • EurActiv - Is nuclear power really in decline? - Kirill Komarov
  • World Nuclear News - Norwegian, Belgian research centres enhance cooperation
  • World Nuclear News - US nuclear innovation legislation makes progress
  • World Nuclear News - Korea expands cooperation with IAEA on radwaste
  • World Nuclear News - Rooppur protocol signed on physical protection scope
  • World Nuclear News - EDF awards Framatome I&C upgrade contract - C:BrcmNXEManual
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Appropriations bill could protect nuclear safety watchdog - Rebecca Moss
  • Buffalo News - More radioactive slag found in Niagara Falls State Park - Thomas J. Prohaska
  • Navajo-Hopi Observer - Hopi High dean says cancer was caused by uranium contamination - Stan Bindell
  • Daily Monitor, Uganda - Uganda pushes for nuclear energy development - Franklin Draku
  • ANI News - 'Australia hopeful of sending uranium shipment to India soon'
  • Bristol Post, UK - The Hinkley Point C nuclear mud row: The facts and the fiction - Bronwen Weatherby, David Williamson
  • Benzinga - IRmep sues NARA for Secret Clinton and Bush Nuclear Pledges to Israel
  • Roodepoort Record - Today in History: The first-ever underground nuclear explosion goes off in Nevada - Blake Linder
  • Western Mail, Wales - The dumping of 'radioactive mud' off the Cardiff coast should have been debated - Martin Shipton
  • Cape Cod Times - Letter: We need a long view on storing nuclear wasteWe need a long view on storing nuclear waste - Elaine Dickinson, Harwich
  • BelTA - Belarusian firefighters watching nuclear emergency response exercise in Russia's Saratov Oblast
  • Cleveland Plain Dealer - Judge dismisses FirstEnergy Solutions nuclear plant bonus plan, would exclude union members - John Funk
  • Sputnik News - Iran Expects UK to Play 'Crucial Role' in Reactor Upgrade as Nuke Deal in Limbo
  • IAEA - IAEA Marks a Decade of Integrated Support to Nuclear Newcomers - Elisabeth Dyck, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • World Nuclear News - US nuclear innovation legislation makes progress
  • Hartford Business Journal - Millstone casts bid for state contract - Matt Pilon
  • Seattle Times - Agreement reached in lawsuit over safety of workers at Hanford nuclear site - Evan Bush and Hal Bernton
  • Peekskill Daily Voice - Indian Point Operating Licenses Extended By NRC - Jon Craig
  • Total Croatia News - Croatia and Unites States Cooperate on Nuclear Safety
  • Guam Daily Post - Veteran advocate from Guam to testify in Congress - Meghan Swartz
  • Gov.UK - NDA signs cooperation arrangement with JAEA - Nuclear Decommissioning Authority
  • IAEA - IAEA Signs Collaborating Centre Redesignation Agreement with Hungary's National Food Chain Safety Office - Sarah Kiehne, IAEA Department of Nuclear Sciences and Applications
  • The State, SC - US agrees to improve worker safety at polluted nuclear site - Phuong Le
  • The State, SC - Activists protest plan to transport nuclear waste to Texas - The Associated Press
  • Tri-City Herald, WA - This lawsuit would protect Hanford workers from deadly vapors. Now there's a settlement - Annette Cary
  • DOE - Research Aims to Advance Development of Software for Exascale Computing
  • Trend News Agency, Azerbaijan - Iran, China agree to increase co-op in nuclear safety
  • Trend News Agency, Azerbaijan - UK says to remain committed to Iran nuclear deal
  • Mainichi Daily - Dairy farmer resumes operations 7 1/2 years after Fukushima disaster
  • Jiji Press - Court Rejects Claim against Restaurant Boat near A-Bomb Dome
  • BelTA - Belarusian specialists study refueling procedures at Rostov nuclear power plant
  • BelTA - IAEA leading experts to deliver online lectures for Belarus
  • Bellona - Old World War II bunkers around St Petersburg house fresh radiation threats - Charles Digges
  • Bellona - Volvo and Skanska take electric machinery to the next level - Bellona Europa
  • Mehr News - Iran after building small and medium-sized reactors
  • Mehr News - Iran expects UK to play influential role in re-building Arak heavy-water reactor
  • Mehr News - Tehran, Paris eye increased nuclear coop.
  • Press TV - US-made bombs killing Yemeni kids: CNN
  • Press TV - 'US backs down from UNSC meeting with focus on Iran'
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Amendments; Applications: Vogtle Electric Generating Plant, Units 3 and 4 FR Document: 2018-20322 Citation: 83 FR 47372 PDF Pages 47372-47375
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Amendments; Applications: Vogtle Electric Generating Plant, Units 3 and 4 FR Document: 2018-20324 Citation: 83 FR 47375 PDF Pages 47375-47379
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2018-20439 Citation: 83 FR 47379 PDF Page 47379
  • Nuclear Waste Technical Review Board - Notice Meetings: Review Information on Department of Energy Research and Development Activities Related to Managing and Disposing of Commercial Spent Nuclear Fuel FR Document: 2018-20361 Citation: 83 FR 47380 PDF Page 47380

    Tuesday, September 18, 2018

  • Senator Catherine Cortez Masto (D-NV) - Cortez Masto: Misguided & Dangerous Yucca Mountain to Receive No Federal Funding in 2018
  • Rep. Jacky Rosen (D-NV3) - RECENTLY-ANNOUNCED CONGRESSIONAL SPENDING DEAL INCLUDES SEVERAL ROSEN-LED PROVISIONS
  • Washington Times - 'Minibus' bills miss opportunity to cut spending and regulations - Katie Tubb
  • Nevada Independent - IndyMatters: Dina Titus on 2018 goals, not running for Senate and Kihuen accusers - Riley Snyder
  • Daily Hamshire Gazette, MA - Anti-nuclear groups urge action against national waste dump - Richie Davis
  • London Sun - OFGEM THREATS Two whistleblowers have accused the energy watchdog Ofgem of making their life 'hell' for trying to tell the truth - Danny De Vaal
  • Green Left Weekly - Government case against East Timor whistleblower adjourned until October 29 - Paul Oboohov
  • Wired News - Edward Snowden on Protecting Activists Against Surveillance - Edward Snowden
  • Albuquerque Journal, NM - Bill with provisions to protect nuke safety board passes Congress - Mark Oswald / Journal Staff Writer
  • Los Alamos Monitor, NM - NM's 'Chief Transparency Officer' shines light on bad government - Tris DeRoma
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Las Vegas group offers care to ex-nuclear test site workers - Jacob Lasky
  • Daily Herald, Columbia, TN - Guest Column: Outreach to local DOE communities praised - Martin McBride
  • Daily Mail Australia - Waste Land America: Captivating aerial images showcase dozens of highly toxic hazardous sites across the U.S. - in bleak scenes reminiscent of 'a war zone' - Regina F. Graham
  • AP News - Consumer group fights New Mexico nuclear waste project
  • AP News - OPEC chief: Cartel must stay together as US sanctions Iran - Jon Gambrell
  • AP News - Russia blames Israel for plane shot down by Syrian missile - Nataliya Vasilyeva
  • AP News - Atomic power scholar voted top Illinois scientist
  • AP News - Long held as oldest in US, New Jersey nuclear plant closes - Wayne Parry
  • AP News - At Pyongyang trade fair, North Korea is ready to make a deal - Eric Talmadge
  • AP News - AP FACT CHECK: Trump exaggerates benefits of tariffs to US - Josh Boak
  • Bloomberg - Rank-and-File FEMA Workers Rally Around Administrator Under Ethics Probe - Christopher Flavelle
  • Bloomberg - China Ready to Ride Out Trade Storm - For Now - Enda Curran and Daniel Ten Kate
  • Reuters - Sweden's Vattenfall struggles to recruit enough engineers, technicians - Lefteris Karagiannopoulos
  • Reuters - Russia to start building two nuclear reactors in Hungary soon: Putin - Andrew Osborn and Polina Devitt
  • Forbes blog - Nuclear Energy Needs Truth, Not Truthiness - James Conca
  • Greentech Media - Another Court Win for State Nuclear Subsidies in Illinois - Jeff St. John
  • IAEA - Strengthening Safety and Preventing Accidents in Nuclear Medicine - Lenka Dojcanova, IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security
  • Washington Examiner - Democrats try to ban the Pentagon's new nuclear warhead - Travis J. Tritten
  • WQAD Moline, IL - Court upholds Illinois nuclear power subsidy law
  • Discover Magazine blog - Kilopower Project: Los Alamos' New Nuclear Reactors Could Power Spacecraft and Moon Bases - John Wenz
  • Free Malaysia Today - No nuclear power plants for Malaysia's electricity, says Dr M - Minderjeet Kaur
  • New Straits Times - Malaysia won't use nuclear power, says Dr M - Manirajan Ramasamy, Hazwan Faisal Mohamed, Luqman Arif Abdul Karim
  • IAEA - Nuclear Technology for Climate Change: Scientific Forum Opens - Miklos Gaspar, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Slovak Spectator - Some nuclear blocks temporarily out of operation
  • Financial Times - Chinese willing to hand over control of UK nuclear plant - Sylvia Pfeifer and Myles McCormick
  • World Nuclear News - IAEA and Russia agree on transit for LEU Bank
  • World Nuclear News - Nuclear industry leads call for decisive action on climate
  • World Nuclear News - Oyster Creek retires after 49 years
  • World Nuclear News - Centrus and Doosan sign advanced reactor MoU
  • World Nuclear News - French EPR engineering simulator to be upgraded
  • IAEA - IAEA, Norway's Institute for Energy Technology to Work Together on Digital Technologies in Decommissioning, Nuclear Knowledge Management - Shant Krikorian, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • Lower Hudson Journal - Indian Point nuclear reactor shut down -- again - Thomas C. Zambito
  • FirstPost - Recently refurbished KAPS-2 nuclear power plant in Gujarat reaches 'criticality'
  • Deccan Herald - Kakrapar nuclear plant gets a new lease of life Google PlusGmailPinterestLinkedin Kalyan Ray Kalyan Ray
  • Bellona - Rosatom hopes to market small-scale nuclear power plants to foreign customers, reports say - Charles Digges
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - Congress looking for money for cities hit by nuclear plant closures – including Diablo Canyon - Kaytlyn Leslie
  • KSBY-TV, San Luis Obispo, CA - Congress approves bill to provide funding for communities losing nuclear power plants - Lindsay Zuchelli
  • BBC - AWE Aldermaston: Atomic weapons site in staff safety breach
  • Deccan Herald - Chutka nuke power plant faces stiff opposition Google PlusGmailPinterestLinkedin Kalyan Ray, DH News Service, New Delhi, Kalyan Ray
  • Business Standard India - Activists, villagers raise concern over proposed nuclear plant in MP - Press Trust of India
  • Daily Telegraph - Toshiba plays down Moorside nuclear sale as 'speculation' - Jillian Ambrose
  • Charlotte Business Journal - Duke Energy execs talk efforts to restore power, status of coal ash, nuclear sites in wake of Florence - Jen Wilson
  • IAEA - Nuclear Technology for Climate
  • St. Louis Post-Dispatch - Decision time for St. Louis' radioactive waste - Kay Drey
  • Reuters UK - TABLE-Swiss nuclear plant outages and restarts - Vera Eckert
  • Washington Examiner - No safety concerns with North Carolina nuclear plant surrounded by water, regulator says - John Siciliano
  • WCAX Burlington, VT - Atomic bomb survivors share stories with Vermont students
  • Manila Bulletin - Scientific equipment containing radioactive materials reported lost - Dhel Nazario
  • Patriot Ledger, Quincy, MA - Pilgrim nuclear plant spends 6 days below full capacity - Joe DiFazio
  • UAE National - Iranian hacks on Gulf energy firms spike after US nuclear deal withdrawal - Jack Moore
  • Gov.UK - Nuclear companies honoured for safety at Sellafield - Sellafield Ltd and Nuclear Decommissioning Authority
  • UrduPoint News - Rosatom To Start Building Two Power Units Of Paks II Nuclear Power Plant Soon - Putin
  • Japan Times - Controversial Fukushima statue of child in radiation suit now being removed
  • Augusta Chronicle - JEA wants federal regulators to intervene on Plant Vogtle dispute - Nate Monroe
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - Federal inspectors leave San Onofre; final report still to come - Rob Nikolewski
  • Lower Hudson Journal - Indian Point operating licenses renewed through shutdown and beyond - Thomas C. Zambito
  • SF Chronicle - Editorial: The Navy must keep its promises to clean up Hunters Point
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - Outside help enlisted to secure SC coal ash pits from flood after McMaster's concern - Glenn Smith
  • Forbes blog - Hurricane Florence Brings The Issue Of Coal Ash Back To The Surface - Ken Silverstein
  • DOE - Department of Energy Announces $120 Million for Battery Innovation Hub
  • DOE - Department of Energy Announces New Projects to Extend Grid Energy Storage
  • NAS - Project Update:: Supplemental Treatment of Low-Activity Waste at the Hanford Nuclear Reservation
  • NRC - NUREG-2163: Technical Basis for Regulatory Guidance on the Alternate Pressurized Thermal Shock Rule – Final Report
  • USGS - M 5.1 - 24km ENE of Ishinomaki, Japan
  • USGS - M 4.6 - 3km N of Kasukabe, Japan
  • Trend News Agency, Azerbaijan - JCPOA sides may meet in NY; Tehran in 'constant' contact with Europe - spokesman
  • NHK World -
  • Hokkaido power plant could restart Tuesday - 'Human beings do not need atomic bombs'
  • BelTA - Belarus to continue vigorous cooperation with IAEA
  • Mehr News - Rosatom formally begins construction of Bushehr-2 NPP
  • Energy Department - Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Oak Ridge FR Document: 2018-20234 Citation: 83 FR 47145 PDF Page 47145
  • Energy Department - Meetings: National Coal Council FR Document: 2018-20276 Citation: 83 FR 47144 PDF Pages 47144-47145
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Exemptions: Xcel Energy, Monticello Nuclear Generating Plant Independent Spent Fuel Storage Installation FR Document: 2018-20283 Citation: 83 FR 47192 PDF Pages 47192-47203 (12 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Amendment Application: Vistra Operations Co., LLC; Comanche Peak Nuclear Power Plant, Unit No. 1 FR Document: 2018-20211 Citation: 83 FR 47203 PDF Pages 47203-47207

    Monday, September 17, 2018

  • DOE:IG - Inspection Report: DOE-OIG-18-48 Management of Calibration Activities at the Kansas City National Security Campus
  • Proactive Investors Australia - Bannerman Resources buoyed as uranium investors snap up RCF's substantial stake
  • Il Globo, Australia - Whistleblower director lifts the lid on devastating military operations in Sardinia - Lucia Moon
  • The Guardian - Ofgem exploited national security law to silence us, whistleblowers claim - Nick Hopkins
  • Tri-City Herald, WA - Products worth millions need these aging Richland tracks. Inspectors say some are near failure. - Wendy Culverwell
  • AP News - Omaha utility considers faster approach to plant closure
  • Bloomberg - Weakened Hurricane Florence Spared Most Southeast U.S. Nuclear Plants - Chris Martin
  • Reuters - Commentary: Inside Israel's new Iran strategy - Maysam Behravesh
  • Reuters - Two Koreas hold high-stakes summit with nuclear talks in jeopardy - Hyonhee Shin, Joyce Lee
  • Reuters - South Africa's Eskom has coal shortages at 10 power plants - spokesman - Tanisha Heiberg
  • Reuters - Iran says U.S. pullout from nuclear deal threatens regional peace - Francois Murphy
  • Reuters - Oil steady as Iran sanction fears face U.S.-China trade tensions - Stephanie Kelly, Christopher Johnson, Meng Meng and Aizhu Chen
  • New York Times - North Korea's Trump-Era Strategy: Keep Making A-Bombs, but Quietly - David E. Sanger
  • Ars Technica - US Congress passes bill to help advanced nuclear power--In Illinois, a nuclear power subsidy program gets a favorable ruling from US court - Megan Geuss
  • Washington Examiner - Lisa Murkowski: The case for advanced nuclear reactors - Sen. Lisa Murkowski
  • AzerNews - Russia voices readiness to boost nuclear co-op with Iran
  • Atlas Obscura - The Nuclear Power Plant in Crimea That Chernobyl Stopped Dead--It has had a second life as a photogenic, atmospheric ruin - Sarah Laskow
  • NJ Spotlight - The Future of Nuclear Power in New Jersey: Crucial Hearings Set to Begin - Tom Johnson
  • Jurist.org - Federal appeals court upholds Illinois nuclear power subsidies - Erik Slobe
  • Omaha World-Herald - Editorial: 200 million reasons OPPD should consider accelerated nuke plant decommissioning
  • Sauk Valley News, IL - Nuclear waste bill that could aid Zion awaiting Trump's signature
  • The Australian - Fears for indigenous lands as foreign nuclear waste headed our way
  • Environmental Protection - NRC Resumes Review of Application to Build Spent Nuclear Fuel Storage Facility in Texas
  • Alton Daily News - Federal Court Ruling On Illinois Nuclear Power - Cole Lauterbach - Illinois Radio Network
  • Charlotte Observer - Duke Energy's Brunswick nuclear plant inaccessible due to flooding, workers stranded - John Murawski
  • MENAFN - IAEA, Russia sign agreement on uranium transportation to Kazakhstan
  • BelTA - Rosatom confirms plans to commission first unit of Belarusian nuclear power plant in 2019
  • Eurasia Review - Civil Nuclear Cooperation Between India, Russia and Bangladesh: Implications For Pakistan – OpEd - Asia Maqsood
  • Business Standard India - Refurbished KAPS-2 nuclear plant in Gujarat attains 'criticality'
  • IAEA - IAEA General Conference Elects Marta Žiaková of Slovakia as President
  • Tehran Times - Iran started talks with U.S. after Obama accepted Iran's right to uranium enrichment: Amir Abdollahian
  • Tehran Times - 'U.S. sanctions on Iran unproductive & wrong': Novak
  • National Interest - The Worst Job in the World: Disarming an Atomic Bomb Is--One scientist did it twice - Steve Weintz
  • Independent Barents Observer - Satellite images reveal Russian navy's massive rearmament on Kola Peninsula - Thomas Nilsen
  • S&P Global Platts - Asia's energy, transport infrastructure grapples with Super Typhoon aftermath - Eric Yep
  • IAEA - IAEA, University of Sharjah Deepen Cooperation in Nuclear Technologies - Shant Krikorian, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • Lacey Patch, NJ - The End Of A Nuclear Era: Oyster Creek's Last Day Is Monday - Patricia A. Miller
  • World Nuclear News - Amano underscores technical cooperation
  • World Nuclear News - IAEA highlights nuclear's role in combating climate change
  • World Nuclear News - Challenging the nuclear finance status quo
  • World Nuclear News - Hualong One simulator ready for operator training
  • Galveston County Daily News, TX - With work complete, floating nuclear plant to leave - John Wayne Ferguson
  • Big Think blog-2 hours ago - Inside the secret cities that built the atomic bomb - Matthew Davis
  • Kingman Daily Miner, AZ - EPA grants $429,000 to Navajo Nation college for uranium mine study
  • Sofia Globe - Bulgaria utility NEK loses arbitration lawsuit with Belene nuclear power plant consultant
  • Osburn Oracle - Critics urge Canada to stop producing nuclear waste until new disposal policy
  • Newcastle Herald - Australia must move quickly on its power generation decisions - Robert Monteath
  • Sofia Globe - Bulgaria's Kozloduy nuclear plant begins maintenance on unit 6
  • Construction Enquirer UK - Contractors fuming over Hinkley security delays - Grant Prior
  • IAEA - Virtual Emergency Response Experience Offered at the IAEA General Conference - Sinead Harvey, IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security
  • Public Citizen - Public Citizen Opposes Nuclear Waste Dump License Application
  • NRC - NRC Renews Operating Licenses for Indian Point Nuclear Power Plant Units 2 and 3?
  • USGS - M 4.1 - 20km NNW of Itoigawa, Japan
  • IAEA - General Conference Day 1 Highlights - Aabha Dixit, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - Brazil, Jordan, Morocco Recognized for Recent Donations to the Improvement of IAEA Laboratories - Patricia Puhm, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - Director General Yukiya Amano's Video Message to the 62nd General Conference, 17 September 2018
  • IAEA - Kyrgyzstan signs a Country Programme Framework (CPF) for 2018-2023
  • IAEA - Unique Nature of IAEA Work Highlighted at 62nd General Conference Opening - Estelle Marais, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - Director General's Statement to Sixty-Second Regular Session of IAEA General Conference
  • Trend News Agency, Azerbaijan - US pullout from JCPOA jeopardizes global peace, security – Iran's nuclear chief
  • Trend News Agency, Azerbaijan - Russia voices readiness to boost nuclear co-op with Iran
  • Trend News Agency, Azerbaijan - Iran living up to its commitments under nuclear deal, Amano says
  • NHK World - Hokkaido power plant plans unit restart
  • Yonhap News - Moon says he and Kim will discuss ways to move denuclearization forward - bdk@yna.co.kr
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Portsmouth FR Document: 2018-20128 Citation: 83 FR 46931 PDF Pages 46931-46932
  • Consortium News - Freedom Flotilla Missions Will Continue 'Until Palestine Is Free' - Elizabeth Murray
  • DOE:EM - DOE Awards Renewal of Grant to the National Conference of State Legislatures (NCSL)
  • Brownsville Herald, TX - Floating nuclear plant to be scrapped in Brownsville - Associated Press
  • Asbury Park Press - Oyster Creek shutting down for good today: 5 things you need to know - Amanda Oglesby
  • News & Observer - Floods limit access to Duke's Brunswick nuclear plant; crews use porta-potties, cots - John Murawski
  • Port Augusta Transcontinental, South Australia - Letters: Concerns over Leigh CreekConcerns over Leigh Creek
  • DOE - Enterprise Assessments Lessons Learned from Assessments of Low-Level Radioactive Waste Management and Disposal Practices at U.S. Department of Energy Facilities – September 2018

    Sunday, September 16, 2018

  • antiwar.com - Bombing Yemeni School Children for Profit - Medea Benjamin and Nicolas J. S. Davies
  • Ron Paul Institute - Why Are We Siding With al-Qaeda? - Ron Paul
  • CATO Institute - Regulatory Power Leads to Corruption - Chris Edwards
  • WSJM St. Joseph, MI - Upton Working On Yucca Mountain Funding
  • Reno Gazette-Journal - Kavanaugh on the wrong side of health care, immigration, Yucca: McAllister - Rusty McAllister
  • NHK World - Fukushima Daiichi to be reinforced against tsunami
  • NHK World - NRA blames TEPCO for delays in spent fuel removal
  • Asahi Shimbun - In shift in stance, TEPCO to build extra sea wall at Fukushima plant - Chikako Kawahara
  • Las Vegas Sun - Yucca nuclear dump a threat to Nevada military bases, Rosen says - Ray Hagar
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - OpEd: Don't pull the plug on regional coalition - Joseph M. Maestas
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - OpEd: Who will hold Los Alamos County accountable? - Lisa Shin
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Lecture Series Celebrates Museum's Anniversary - os Alamos Historical Society News
  • KING5 Seattle - Work to demolish Hanford plutonium plant could resume next week - Associated Press
  • San Clemente Patch - Polis Can't Stop The Rock: Former Nuclear Facility Open To Public - Mara Abbott
  • FOX31 Denver KDVR - Supporters, protesters visit Rocky Flats Wildlife Refuge on opening day - Emily Allen
  • Boulder Daily Camera - Hikers, bikers take to newly opened Rocky Flats National Wildlife Refuge despite critics' concerns about lingering plutonium - Monte Whaley The Denver Post
  • Denver Post - Hikers, bikers take to newly opened Rocky Flats National Wildlife Refuge despite critics' concerns about lingering plutonium - Monte Whaley
  • Senator Dean Heller (R-NV/) - Once Again, Heller Successfully Stops Funding to Revive Yucca Mountain Project in U.S. Senate-Passed Conference Agreement
  • RollCall - Yucca Mountain Halted Again as GOP Aims to Retain Senate--Nevada's Dean Heller among blockers this time - Jeremy Dillon
  • Reuters - Germany's RWE says too early to exit coal in 2035 - Arno Schuetze
  • Grand Junction Daily Sentinel - Nuclear escalation hits the initiative process
  • Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia - Oldest operating nuclear plant in country to retire Monday - Matt Combs
  • San Francisco Chronicle - Navy's Hunters Point retesting plan draws on questionable cost-cutting study - Jason Fagone and Cynthia Dizikes
  • Gulf Today - Zayed University, FANR sign MoU
  • Mainichi Daily News - Abe planning talks with Iranian President Rouhani in Sept.
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - U.S. Rep. Ben Ray Luján Announces Strong Funding For NM Priorities In Energy & Water Appropriations Bill - U.S. Rep. Ben Ray Luján
  • The Australian - Domestic uranium quota won't fix US nuclear problem
  • Independent Barents Observer - Satellite images reveal Russian navy's massive rearmament on Kola Peninsula - Thomas Nilsen
  • Wall Street Journal - Typhoon Mangkhut Leaves Trail of Destruction, Dozens Dead - John Lyons in Hong Kong and Jake Maxwell Watts in Manila
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - Increase in Plymouth development translates to need for new hires - Frank Mand
  • USGS - M 4.8 - 22km E of Tomakomai, Japan
  • Trend News Agency - Iran says ready to thwart US sanctions -
  • Mehr News Agency - Iranian nuclear chief departs for Vienna to attend IAEA conference
  • Pahrump Valley Times - Tim Burke: Yucca transportation scenarios explored

    Saturday, September 15, 2018

  • Nevada Independent - Indy DC Download: Nevada dodges another Yucca funding bullet - Humberto Sanchez
  • Lake County News-Sun, MI - Nuclear waste bill that could aid Zion awaiting presidential signature
  • Greenfield Recorder - Anti-nuclear groups urge action against national waste dump - Richie Davis
  • The Mirror UK - Inside the backroom chemical lab of 73-year-old radiation expert that sparked a bomb scare - in Devon - Joel Cooper
  • Government Accountability Project - Trump Represses Attempts at Government Accountability in Puerto Rico - Tess Saperstein
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Energy, Water budget passes with millions more for INL - Nathan Brown
  • Idaho Statesman - Letter(#2): Nuclear waste - Mary Jones, Boise
  • Idaho Press-Tribune - Idaho senators' bipartisan nuclear research bill heads to president's desk - Betsy Z. Russell
  • NPR - A New Wildlife Refuge On The Grounds Around An Old Nuclear Weapons Plant - Dan Boyce
  • AP News - Exelon Statement on the U.S. Court of Appeals Decision to Uphold the Legality of Illinois' Zero-Emissions Credits - Exelon Corporation
  • AP News - Former nuclear site will open to public as wildlife refuge - Dan Elliott
  • AP News - US says ex-nuke site won't open to public, then says it will - Dan Elliott
  • Reuters - Europe must offset U.S. pullout from nuclear deal: Iran minister - Andrea Shalal
  • National Geographic - Nuclear Power Plant Still Threatened by Florence Rainfall - Sarah Gibbens
  • Mainichi Daily News - Regulator approval nears for Rokkasho nuclear fuel processing plant
  • TechRadar - Why NASA wants to build a nuclear reactor on the Moon - Jamie Carter
  • IAEA - New IAEA Report Highlights Nuclear Power's Role in Mitigating Climate Change
  • InsideClimate News - Court Upholds Illinois Nuclear Subsidies Law. Here's Why It's a Big Deal for Renewable Energy, Too. - Dan Gearino
  • abc7news, SF, CA - Radioactive object found near Hunters Point homes despite years of 'clean-up' - Eric Thomas
  • SF Examiner, CA - Shipyard residents, advocates call for more testing after radioactive discovery - Laura Waxmann
  • CBS San Francisco - Small Radioactive Object Discovered At Controversial Hunters Point Development - South China Morning Post
  • South China Morning Post - Super Typhoon Mangkhut: Two nuclear power plants on China's Guangdong coast in path of storm - Sarah Zheng
  • Lynchburg News and Advance - Editorial: Uranium Mining a Decision Best Left to the States
  • Washington Examiner - Unions and green activists have a terrible plan to move radioactive waste - Charles Sauer
  • SFGate - US hits Afghanistan with largest non-nuclear bomb ever used
  • Japan Times - Rokkasho's fuel reprocessing plant nears full NRA approval
  • Asahi Shimbun - In shift in stance, TEPCO to build extra sea wall at Fukushima plant - Chikako Kawahara
  • TASS - Russia, India to choose site for blocks of Kudankulam nuclear power plant in near future
  • S&P Global Platts- - US has a lot of work to do on power grid resilience: experts - Jared Anderson
  • Modern Ghana - Ghana Invests In Nuclear Energy To Combat Climate Change - Evelyn Addor
  • CityLab - Photographing America's Toxic Wastelands - Karim Doumar
  • Crain's Chicago Business - Electricity markets: Working for consumers and for Illinois - Vincent P. Duane
  • Fargo Inforum - LaDuke: I'm tired of being called an activist for wanting clean drinking water - Winona LaDuke
  • KRON4 - Highly radioactive object found at former Hunters Point Naval Shipyard - Catherine Heenan
  • KTVU - Radioactive material discovered at SF Naval Shipyard site - Daniel Montes
  • The State - What are the biggest pollution threats as Florence sweeps through SC? - Sammy Fretwell
  • IPS - 25 years Since the Oslo Accords: Israeli Security Depends on Palestinian Rights - Jan Egeland
  • Trend News Agency - Zarif: Negotiations with US possible only if Trump returns to JCPOA
  • Mehr News Agency - Iran to mull over talks only if US returns to nuclear deal -
  • Press TV - FM Zarif: Iran to raise enrichment if EU acts passively

    Friday, September 14, 2018

  • News/Talk 94.9 WSJM, St. Joseph, MI - Upton Working On Yucca Mountain Funding
  • Reno Gazette-Journal - Kavanaugh on the wrong side of health care, immigration, Yucca: McAllister - Rusty McAllister
  • Politico - Congress' spending blitz - Kelsey Tamborrino
  • Oak Ridge Today - You can comment on DOE landfill
  • Salt Lake Tribune - EnergySolutions says it can easily and safely bury military's depleted uranium, but Utah foes want study completed first - Brian Maffly
  • Deseret News - Will Utah shoot down proposal to store depleted uranium bullets? - Amy Joi O'Donoghue
  • Sky News - Dr Chris Busby: Police become unwell at chemical weapons expert's Devon home - Alix Culbertson
  • Devon Live News - Inside the backroom chemical lab that sparked a bomb scare - and belongs to nuclear expert who appears on Russia Today - Joel Cooper
  • Epoch Times - UK Surveillance Program Leaked by Snowden Violated Rights, Court Says - Nick Gutteridge
  • SF Chronicle - Radioactive object found near homes at Hunters Point shipyard - Jason Fagone and Cynthia Dizikes
  • CBS San Francisco - Small Radioactive Object Discovered At Controversial Hunters Point Development
  • San Francisco Business Times - 'Highly radioactive' object complicates Hunters Point development - Elsa Wenzel
  • NBC Bay Area - Deck Marker Containing Radium Found at Hunters Point; No Public Hazard
  • KIFI Idaho Falls - INL funding bill clears Congress
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Bill to speed up reactor development heads to Trump's desk - Nathan Brown
  • World Nuclear News - UK and USA enhance nuclear research cooperation
  • World Nuclear News - UK collaboration for safety and security research
  • World Nuclear News - Nuclear industry faces wake-up call, says IAEA's Chudakov
  • NavyTimes - Do you know how a Navy test range became the world's premier nuclear lab?
  • Roswell Daily Record, NM - Simulated radiological incident to occur next week
  • EIN Presswire - DOE's Office of Nuclear Energy Agrees to Nuclear Action Plan with United Kingdom
  • Tri-City Herald, WA - Hanford work to restart 9 months after spread of radioactive contamination - Annette Cary
  • KLEW Lewiston, ID - Final spending Bill includes increase for Hanford
  • Tacoma News Tribune - Work to demolish plutonium plant could resume next week - Associated Press
  • Daily Camera, Boulder, CO - LeRoy Moore: Rocky Flats refuge opening disregards evidence of risk - LeRoy Moore
  • Colorado Daily - Peace Train: Rocky Flats still presents major danger - Judith Mohling, Rocky Mountain Peace and Justice Center
  • Boise Weekly - Art About Forever: 'Holding What Can't Be Held' Grapples With Nuclear Waste at Ming Studios - Harrison Berry
  • AP News - The Latest: Pompeo: Kerry is 'undermining' US policy on Iran
  • AP News - Work to demolish plutonium plant could resume next week
  • The Conversation - Nuclear reactors in hurricanes: 5 questions answered - Theodore J. Kury, Director of Energy Studies, University of Florida
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - A virtual visit to a nuclear test site - Thomas Gaulkin
  • InsideClimate News - Court Upholds Illinois Nuclear Subsidies Law in Important Win for Clean Energy - Dan Gearino
  • Japan Times - Regulator approval nears for Aomori's Rokkasho nuclear fuel processing plant
  • IAEA - New IAEA Report Highlights Nuclear Power's Role in Mitigating Climate Change
  • IAEA - GC Side Events Highlight IAEA Impact in Nuclear Safety and Security - Anjarika Strohal, IAEA Department of Safety and Security
  • Oak Ridge Today - Twenty tons of uranium could be used to produce tritium for nuclear weapons - John Huotari
  • Atlanta Business Chronicle - Utilities at new crossroads on Plant Vogtle - Dave Williams
  • S&P Global Platts - Czech CEZ's Temelin-2 nuclear unit faces unexpected outage
  • OilVoice - America's Oldest Operating Nuclear Power Plant to Retire on Monday
  • Tennessee Today - Nuclear Explosion Hunter to be Featured on NBC Nightly News
  • Asia Times - Tacit impunity for Pakistan as NSA Bolton raises nuclear alarm - Vivek Katju
  • Gov.UK - Committee on Radioactive Waste Management (CoRWM): 14th annual report, 2017 to 2018
  • The Hill - Administration to open up wildlife refuge next to contaminated nuclear site - Miranda Green
  • Colorado Public Radio - Rocky Flats To Open Saturday Despite Calls From Polis For Postponement, More Testing - Natalia V. Navarro
  • Asbury Park Press - Oyster Creek: A look back at historic nuclear plant before it's shutdown forever - Amanda Oglesby
  • Blackburn News - Nuclear Job Fair Coming To Saugeen Shores - Ryan Drury
  • DOE - U.S. Secretary of Energy Rick Perry Meets With Dr. Alexey Likhachev, CEO of the Russian State Atomic Energy Corporation ROSATOM
  • Reuters - Germany looking at payment system with Iran to save nuclear deal - Michelle Martin and Riham Alkoussa
  • Yahoo! News - Interview: Duke Energy closes nuclear power plant in Hurricane Florence's path
  • National Interest - Why Is China Building a Nuclear-Powered Icebreaker? - Michael Peck
  • Green Left Weekly - Daniel Ellsberg exposes extreme nuclear threats to survival
  • Cumbria Mail, England - Cumbria Nuclear Conference to be held - Nicole Regan
  • IAEA - 62nd IAEA General Conference to Begin on Monday - Estelle Marais, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - How are the IAEA Safety Standards produced? A Look Inside the Secretariat - Dominique Delattre, IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security
  • Florida Times-Union - Credit agency sours on JEA after lawsuit over faltering nuclear deal - Nate Monroe
  • Reuters UK - TABLE-Swiss nuclear plant outages and restarts - Vera Eckert
  • NHK World - Fukushima Daiichi to be reinforced against tsunami
  • NHK World - NRA blames TEPCO for delays in spent fuel removal
  • UrduPoint News - Russia, India Discuss Site For Constructing Another Nuclear Power Plant (NPP) In India - Russian Deputy Premier - Sadia Abbas
  • Wall Street Journal - Quotas Aren't the Way to Solve America's Real Uranium Problem - Spencer Jakab
  • E&E Daily - ILLINOIS: Nuclear subsidies triumph over legal challenges - Ellen M. Gilmer
  • FITSNews.com, SC - Palmetto Politicos Go "Nuclear" During Hurricane
  • CM Mining Weekly - Spain's nuclear watchdog requests more info on Berkeley uranium mine - Reuters
  • Mainichi Daily - Doctor in town hit by Fukushima nuclear disaster provides faithful support 7 1/2 years on
  • Law360 - Fla. Judge Trims Enviros' Nuclear Pollution Suit Against FPL - Carolina Bolado
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Japan and climate change -- leader turned laggard - Michiyo Morisawa
  • GAO - Nuclear Nonproliferation: The Administration's 2018 Plan for Verification and Monitoring Met Most Reporting Requirements but Did Not Include Future Costs and Funding Needs - GAO-18-617
  • USGS - M 4.5 - 29km E of Tomakomai, Japan
  • USGS - M 4.4 - 24km ENE of Chitose, Japan
  • USGS - M 4.3 - 31km E of Tomakomai, Japan
  • USGS - M 4.6 - 7km NW of Kitaibaraki, Japan
  • USGS - M 4.4 - 5km W of Kitaibaraki, Japan
  • IAEA - New Publication: How to Plan New Research Reactors - Brianna Hartley, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication; Danas Ridikas, IAEA Department of Nuclear Sciences and Applications
  • Mainichi Daily - Regulator approval nears for Rokkasho nuclear fuel processing plant
  • Bellona - America braces for Hurricane Florence – while Trump doesn't - Charles Digges
  • Mehr News - Iranian nuclear deal signatories to meet in New York on Sep. 24
  • Mehr News - Iran confirms US senator's remarks on conspiracy against Syrian govt.
  • Press TV - Israeli forces fatally shoot three Palestinians in Gaza
  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - Notice Meetings: Advisory Board on Radiation and Worker Health, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health FR Document: 2018-20015 Citation: 83 FR 46736 PDF Page 46736
  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - Notice Advisory Board on Radiation and Worker Health, Subcommittee on Procedures Review, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health FR Document: 2018-20016 Citation: 83 FR 46736 PDF Pages 46736-46737
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Water Security FR Document: 2018-20032 Citation: 83 FR 46712 PDF Pages 46712-46713
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Weekly Receipts FR Document: 2018-19923 Citation: 83 FR 46733 PDF Page 46733
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Environmental Assessments; Availability, etc.: Exelon Generation Company, LLC; Oyster Creek Nuclear Generating Station FR Document: 2018-19976 Citation: 83 FR 46763 PDF Pages 46763-46766
  • Common Dreams - After 9/11: The Staggering Economic and Human Cost of the War on Terror - Benjamin Dangl
  • Engineering News-Record blog - Comment Period Holds Up Grouting of At-Risk Hanford Waste Tunnel - Tim Newcomb
  • Spy Seminars - Conference: Spies, Lies, & Nukes - Valerie Plame, and several of her CIA colleagues

    Thursday, September 13, 2018

  • DOE - Supplement Analysis for the Removal of One Metric Ton of Plutonium from the State of South Carolina to Nevada, Texas and Mew Mexico (pdf-4.3M) - NNSA
  • CQ Roll Call - Yucca Mountain Halted Again as GOP Aims to Retain Senate--Nevada's Dean Heller among blockers this time - Jeremy Dillon
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Congressman: Political considerations derailing Yucca Mountain - Gary Martin
  • Politico - Inside U.S. hurricane prep - Kelsey Tamborrino w/Ben Lefebvre, Anthony Adragna, Annie Snider and Eric Wolff
  • DOE:EM - EM Update | Vol. 10, Issue 36 | Sept. 11, 2018
  • Consortium News - On the Brink with Russia in Syria Again, 5 Years Later - Ray McGovern
  • KIFI Idaho Falls - Fluor Idaho resumes waste retrieval
  • Daily Star - Police officers taken ill after raid at home of nuke expert - Charlotte Ikonen
  • Daily Mail Australia - Home of British nuclear expert who appears on Russia Today is raided by police - as several officers are taken ill with suspected chemical poisoning - James Fielding and Nick Constable
  • BBC News - Edward Snowden surveillance powers ruled unlawful - Dominic Casciani
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - Heinrich, Udall seek to restrict changes to federal nuke board - Adrian C Hedden
  • Daily Energy Insider - NARUC appoints two new members to its board of directors
  • Daily Camera, Boulder, CO - Letter: Pull the plug on this insane Rocky Flats planPull the plug on this insane Rocky Flats plan - Tom Weis, Climate Crisis Solutions, Boulder
  • YouTube - Trails At Rocky Flats Set To Open In A Few Days
  • Eugene Register-Guard - Nuclear power is a risk we can't afford - Susan Cundiff, Eugene
  • KNDO/KNDO Yakima/Kennewick - Senate passes package with investments for vets, Hanford, PNNL, and WA families - Kendra Wisner
  • AP News - Congress hopes to OK spending deal, avert possible shutdown - Matthew Daly
  • Bloomberg - Hurricane Florence May Force Nuclear Plants Offline
  • Bloomberg - Europe Will Make Up a Quarter of Global Wind Power in Five Years - Jeremy Hodges
  • Forbes blog - Hurricane Florence No Problem For Nuclear Power Plants - James Conca
  • World Nuclear News - Newcomer countries need 'collaborative approach'
  • World Nuclear News - US plant operators prepare for Hurricane Florence
  • World Nuclear News - Advanced automation testing facility opens in Canada
  • All Things Nuclear - Fatal Accident at Arkansas Nuclear One - Dave Lochbaum, director, Nuclear Safety Project
  • Colorado Patch - Former Nuclear Weapons Site Opens To Recreation--Controversy still surrounds opening the now-wildlife refuge to the public. - Mara Abbott
  • The Economist - The South clings to hope that North Korea is scrapping its nukes
  • NY Newsday - Editorial: U.S. needs a safer way to store nuclear wasteU.S. needs a safer way to store nuclear waste
  • WJXT News4, Jacksonville, FL - JEA sues to get out of Georgia nuclear contract - Steve Patrick
  • Jacksonville Business Journal - JEA, City file lawsuit to break contract with firm behind nuclear money pit
  • Bristol Post, UK - 'Radioactive mud' starts being removed from the Bristol Channel and dumped - Martin Shipton, Daniel Chipperfield
  • BBC - 'No worries' for harbourmaster over nuclear plant mud
  • Buffalo News - Letter: State must take blame on radioactive waste - Michael S. Gawel, Niagara Falls
  • Financial Times - Legal tussle threatens $27bn Vogtle nuclear project - Ed Crooks
  • Omaha World-Herald - OPPD customers could save $200 million from change at Fort Calhoun - Aaron Sanderford
  • The Nation Nigeria - 'Nigeria will achieve nuclear energy goal by 2025' - Akinola Ajibade
  • Corvallis Gazette Times - Informational breakfast for former atomic workers
  • BelTA - General construction work on main structures of Belarusian nuclear power plant nearly over
  • Yonhap News - U.S. announces fresh sanctions over N.K. nuclear program - hague@yna.co.kr
  • Reuters France - EDF could curb output at Bugey nuclear plant due to weather - Bate Felix
  • Augusta Chronicle - JEA sues, and is sued, over fate of expensive nuclear project - Nate Monroe
  • Vermont Journalism Trust - Vermont Yankee fuel move wins final NRC approval - Mike Faher
  • The State, SC - Final spending bill includes increase for Hanford - The Associated Press
  • The State, SC - Customers could face weeklong power outages due to Hurricane Florence, SCE&G says - Avery G. Wilks
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - If Florence knocks out power in SC, it could take days just to start restoring it - Thad Moore
  • DOE - U.S. Secretary of Energy Rick Perry Meets With Russian Minister of Energy, Alexander Novak
  • DOE - U.S. Becomes World's Largest Crude Oil Producer and Department of Energy Authorizes Short Term Natural Gas Exports
  • NRC - NRC Expands Nuclear Power Plant Monitoring During Hurricane Florence
  • Press TV - US Senator eviscerates White House over Saudi crimes in Yemen
  • Press TV - UN warns of 'catastrophic' situation in Gaza amid Israeli siege
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Interim Storage Partners, LLC Consolidated Interim Spent Fuel Storage Facility; Correction FR Document: 2018-19928 Citation: 83 FR 46525 PDF Page 46525
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Guidance: Weld Residual Stress Finite Element Analysis Validation FR Document: 2018-19941 Citation: 83 FR 46524 PDF Pages 46524-46525

    Wednesday, September 12, 2018

  • Las Vegas Sun - Legal abortion, Yucca Mountain among concerns about Kavanaugh - Yvonne Gonzalez
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - INL and the November election - John Snyder
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - OpEd: Don't believe D.C. double-speak; Blackburn voted against funding ORNL - Tim Roberto
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - INL cleanup contractor starts exhuming waste again - Nathan Brown
  • Albuquerque Journal, NM - NM senators use budget bill to protect nuke safety board - Mark Oswald
  • Westword, Denver CO - Look Out Below: Rocky Flats Wildlife Refuge Trails Open Saturday - Patricia Calhoun
  • Denver Post - Rocky Flats National Wildlife Refuge opens this weekend, completing 17-year shift from nuclear triggers to hiking and biking - Bruce Finley
  • Tri-City Herald, WA - Hanford's new budget is out. Trump isn't going to be happy - Annette Cary
  • AP News - Iran looks warily to China for help as US sanctions resume - Jon Gambrell
  • Reuters - Russia's Putin, Hungary's Orban to discuss energy issues, gas supply next week - Krisztina Than
  • Reuters - Iran has 3,000-4,000 working centrifuges: parliament speaker - Babak Dehghanpisheh
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-U.S. nuclear power plants prepare for Hurricane Florence - Scott DiSavino
  • Reuters - U.S. warns Iran it will respond to attacks by Tehran allies in Iraq - Eric Beech
  • Scientific American - White House Hobbles Nuclear Weapons Safety Agency - Patrick Malone, Center for Public Integrity
  • North Jersey Record - Editorial: Consumers lose in nuclear subsidy plan
  • Baxley News-Banner, GA - Nuclear inspectors speak to commission - Kelly Turner
  • Mainichi Daily - Fukushima prof., residents seek to establish an archive of nuke disaster lessons
  • Newsweek - Unlimited Clean Energy? Scientists Solve Major Problem in Harnessing Nuclear Fusion - Hannah Osborne
  • Australian Antarctic Division - Nuclear monitoring facility certified
  • KOB TV4 Albuquerque, NM - Sandia Labs testing potential impact of nuclear weapons' blast - Casey Torres
  • Florida Times-Union - JEA sues, and gets sued, over the fate of expensive nuclear project - Nate Monroe
  • Lower Hudson Journal - Indian Point to test sirens tonight - Matt Spillane
  • Surf City SandPaper, NJ - Oyster Creek's Final Outage Set, Interim Spent Nuke Fuel Repositories Still Under Review - Gina G. Scala
  • Spectator.co.uk blog - Why is the British government stifling nuclear innovation? - Andrew Montford
  • St. Louis Post-Dispatch - Governor's callous action hurts neighbors of radioactive landfill - State Sen. Maria Chappelle-Nadal
  • Money Morning Australia - Australia's Energy Debate Just Went Nuclear - Greg Canavan
  • Adelaide Advertiser - Cancer tests delayed after Lucas Heights nuclear reactor breaks down ...
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Congress refocuses on advanced technology - Sam Mintz
  • Lancaster Intelligencer Journal - Public meeting to be held on request to extend Peach Bottom nuclear plant's license by another 20 years
  • Falmouth Enterprise, MA - Falmouth Resident Recognized By Prominent Anti-Nuclear Advocate - Brad Cole
  • Maryland Independent - Nuclear Regulatory Commission funds 15 Southern Md. scholarships
  • Sputnik News - Indian Scientists Successfully Revive Asia's Oldest Research Reactor Apsara
  • Nation.Cymru, Wales - Greenpeace call for more testing of 'nuclear mud' being dumped near Cardiff
  • TASS - Putin says international guarantees will be best option for North Korea
  • France 24 - Netanyahu accuses Europe of 'appeasing' Iran
  • Defense Daily - Proposed Civilian Nuke Budget Cements Funding for Low-Yield Warhead and Infrastructure Repairs - Dan Leone
  • IAEA - IAEA Offers Webinar on Food Safety in a Nuclear or Radiological Emergency - Sarah Henry, IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security
  • Defense News - Nuclear weapons budget gets boost in US spending bill - Joe Gould and Aaron Mehta
  • World Nuclear News - Investment needed to maintain nuclear's growth, says IAEA
  • World Nuclear News - Nuclear costs must fall to be competitive, says NEA's Magwood
  • World Nuclear News - India recommissions Apsara research reactor
  • Charlotte Observer - Will Duke Energy's Brunswick nuclear plant's flood barriers stop Hurricane Florence? - John Murawski
  • Daily Energy Insider - Jensen Hughes executive appointed NEI Chief Nuclear Officer - Chris Galford
  • Hindustan Times - BARC's 'Apsara' reactor operational after 9 years
  • ConstructionNews UK - Moorside developer NuGen halves headcount - Jack Simpson
  • Physics World - The long goodbye to fossil fuel: what's the best strategy for renewable energy? - Dave Elliott
  • Daily Energy Insider - Natural gas the leading source of electricity generation in US, report says - Dave Kovaleski
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - Uranium spill near Columbia shows need for better monitoring, containment
  • DOE - ARPA-E Provides up to $15 Million in Funding to Enable More Secure, Efficient Electric Grid
  • NRC - NRC Proposes $7,250 Civil Penalty to Michigan VHS Harper-Hutzel Hospital
  • NRC - NRC Preparing for Hurricane Florence
  • USGS - M 4.5 - 26km ENE of Tomakomai, Japan
  • USGS - M 5.2 - 20km ENE of Shazhou, China
  • USGS - M 5.2 - 66km SE of Tekirova, Turkey
  • IAEA - 15th International Day for South-South Cooperation: IAEA's Role Highlighted - Claire Karle, IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation
  • IAEA - Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela Signs its First Country Programme Framework (CPF) for 2018–2025
  • Press TV - Saudi-led airstrikes kill 15 civilians in Yemen's Hudaydah
  • Press TV - Pompeo appreciates Saudi respect for civilians in Yemen war, lets aid continue
  • Press TV - Iran says US must end its practice of breaking international law
  • Press TV - Iran rejects US claims over Basra protests as 'provocative, irresponsible'
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Biological and Environmental Research Advisory Committee FR Document: 2018-19830 Citation: 83 FR 46147 PDF Page 46147
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals FR Document: 2018-19859 Citation: 83 FR 46199 PDF Pages 46199-46200
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Disposition of Information Related to Time Period That Safety-Related Structures, Systems, or Components are Installed FR Document: 2018-19800 Citation: 83 FR 46199 PDF Page 46199
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Exemptions: FirstEnergy Nuclear Operating Co. and FirstEnergy Nuclear Generation, LLC, Beaver Valley Power Station, Units 1 and 2, Davis-Besse Nuclear Power Station, Unit No. 1, Perry Nuclear Power Plant, Unit No. 1 FR Document: 2018-19848 Citation: 83 FR 46196 PDF Pages 46196-46198
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Guidance: Administrative Licensing Procedures FR Document: 2018-19755 Citation: 83 FR 46198 PDF Pages 46198-46199

    Tuesday, September 11, 2018

  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: A Texas waste storage plan is back. So is the opposition - Edward Klump
  • Wall Street Journal - Congress Unveils Funding Deal in Race to Avoid Shutdown - Kristina Peterson
  • Bloomberg Government - What's in the Final VA, Energy, Legislative Branch Minibus - Jack Fitzpatrick
  • Politico - Morning Energy: Offshore, not out of mind - Kelsey Tamborrino w/Alex Guillén and Anthony Adragna
  • Salt Lake Tribune - Gehrke: Utah regulators should reject EnergySolutions' plan to bury depleted uranium before a safety study is finished - Robert Gehrke
  • Military.com - VA Disability Benefits
  • Bloomberg BNA - It's Rocket Science: EPA Needs Six More Months to Study Perchlorate - David Schultz
  • Pasadena Now - Batch of Infrastructure Projects on Tap for the Arroyo Seco - Brian Day with David Cross
  • New York Times - A Top Goldman Banker Raised Ethics Concerns. Then He Was Gone. - Emily Flitter, Kate Kelly and David Enrich
  • Tri-City Herald, WA - Letter: Radiation fears were overblown - John L. Swanson, Richland
  • Consortium News - Moscow Has Upped the Ante in Syria
  • AP News - AP Interview: Iran nuclear chief hopes deal will survive - Jon Gambrell and Nasser Karimi
  • AP News - Iran's nuclear chief tells AP: 'Consequences . will be harsh' if new attacks target country's atomic scientists
  • AP News - Iran's nuclear chief tells AP he hopes atomic deal survives, but warns program will be accelerated if not
  • AP News - Iran's nuclear chief tells AP: Trump's decision to withdraw from atomic deal 'puts him on the loser's side'
  • Bloomberg - Iran Resorts to Storing Oil in Fleet of Supertankers. Again - Anthony Dipaola, Julian Lee, and Alex Longley
  • Bloomberg - Spain Aims to Win Investors for $116 Billion Energy Refit - Esteban Duarte
  • Bloomberg - NTI Ranks 2018's Biggest Nuclear Security Threats - Ernest Moniz, co-chair and chief executive officer at Nuclear Threat Initiative and former U.S. Secretary of Energy
  • Reuters - Russia says it is important to create conditions to continue Iranian oil exports - Polina Devitt
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-Toshiba's NuGen slashes headcount at British nuclear project - Susanna Twidale
  • Reuters - TABLE-Swiss nuclear plant outages and restarts - Vera Eckert
  • Reuters - French Orano opens uranium conversion plant despite glut - Geert De Clercq
  • Forbes blog - Had They Bet On Nuclear, Not Renewables, Germany & California Would Already Have 100% Clean Power - Michael Shellenberger
  • World Nuclear News - California to be carbon neutral by 2045
  • World Nuclear News - UN chief calls for more action on climate change
  • World Nuclear News - Orano launches new conversion facility
  • Outside Magazine - On the Hunt for Uranium in Bears Ears - Will Grant
  • The Guardian - Plans for new Cumbria nuclear power station on verge of collapse - Adam Vaughan
  • Duluth News Tribune - In Response: Nuclear is most efficient, environmentally friendliest energy option - George Erickson
  • Japan Times - Nuclear energy's role in world's energy mix may shrink, U.N. agency says
  • NHK World - IAEA chief troubled by North's nuclear activities
  • Courier News, NJ - EDITORIAL: Consumers lose in nuke subsidy plan
  • Western Mail, Wales - 'Radioactive mud' dumping begins off the coast of Cardiff - Martin Shipton
  • S&P Global Platts - Nuclear plants in Carolinas brace for Hurricane Florence, may shut in advance - William Freebairn
  • WTVO/WQRF Eyewitness News, Rockford, Illinois - Byron Nuclear Power Plant bringing in 4,200 workers for annual refueling
  • Construction Week - The Emirati engineers behind the UAE's Barakah Nuclear Energy Plant
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - Nuclear Regulatory Commission begins 'special inspection' of San Onofre nuclear station - Rob Nikolewski
  • New Civil Engineer, London - Report slams government for 'crushing' modular nuclear programme
  • Yonhap News -
  • Yonhap News - N.K. leader offered denuclearization in 2 years: Bolton - hague@yna.co.kr
  • Yonhap News - Biegun: Let's seize chance to achieve denuclearization - Lee Chi-dong
  • Daily Energy Insider - Nuclear Regulatory Commission approves license transfers for V.C. Summer nuclear station - Kevin Randolph
  • Daily Energy Insider - Third of four steam generators placed for Vogtle Unit 4 - Kevin Randolph
  • Eureka! Magazine - The vast task of decommissioning the UK's nuclear facilities is driving and rewarding technological innovation - Written by: Paul Fanning
  • Cumbria Crack - Government rejects MP's plea to save nuclear new-build
  • Compelo, London - Orano inaugurates $1.3bn Philippe Coste uranium conversion plant in France
  • Millennium Post - Barc's Apsara nuclear reactor recommissioned after 9 years
  • Asbury Park Press - Inadequate concern for health impact of Oyster Creek: Mangano - Joseph J. Mangano
  • IAEA - Technical Cooperation Side Events at the 62nd IAEA General Conference - Hazel Pattison, IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation
  • IAEA - Celebrating the Heroes of Fusion Research: Q&A with an Award-Winning Filmmaker - Matteo Barbarino, IAEA Department of Nuclear Sciences and Applications; Aleksandra Peeva, IAEA Department of Nuclear Sciences and Applications
  • IAEA - New IAEA Energy Projections See Possible Shrinking Role for Nuclear Power
  • IAEA - IAEA Response and Assistance Network Workshop Held in Fukushima Prefecture - Sinead Harvey, IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security
  • Financial Express - Strong message! US wants Pakistan to fully cooperate in war against terrorism: NSA John Bolton
  • Peekskill-Cortlandt Patch, NY - Entergy to Test Indian Point Siren System - Lanning Taliaferro
  • The State, SC - What to do if Florence knocks out the power? Power companies make preparations - Jeff Wilkinson
  • The Olympian - The Latest: Some residents ignore evacuation order - The Associated Press
  • USGS - M 4.3 - 33km ESE of Marumori, Japan
  • Mainichi Daily - Nearly 60,000 evacuees, 5,623 in temporary housing 7.5 yrs after Tohoku disaster - Nobuyuki Hyakutake
  • Press TV - US incites Kurds to break promise, assault Iranian soil: Top commander
  • Press TV - US in talks with UK, France for 'much stronger' attack on Syria: Bolton
  • Press TV - US announces closure of Palestinian mission in Washington
  • Press TV - Israel opens fire on Palestinian boats attempting Gaza siege break
  • National Nuclear Security Administration - Notice Secretarial Determination of a National Security Purpose for the Sale or Transfer of Enriched Uranium FR Document: 2018-19686 Citation: 83 FR 45919 PDF Pages 45919-45920
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Facility Operating and Combined Licenses: Applications and Amendments Involving No Significant Hazards Considerations; Biweekly Notice FR Document: 2018-19419 Citation: 83 FR 45981 PDF Pages 45981-45992 (12 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Guidance: Dispositioning of Technical Specifications that are Insufficient to Ensure Plant Safety FR Document: 2018-19677 Citation: 83 FR 45980 PDF Pages 45980-45981
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Termination: Sacramento Municipal Utility District; Rancho Seco Nuclear Generating Station FR Document: 2018-19602 Citation: 83 FR 45994 PDF Pages 45994-45995
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on Plant License Renewal FR Document: 2018-19601 Citation: 83 FR 45993 PDF Pages 45993-45994
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings: Standard Review Plan Section 13.4, Operational Programs FR Document: 2018-19685 Citation: 83 FR 45995 PDF Pages 45995-45996
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings: Standard Review Plan Section 13.6, Physical Security FR Document: 2018-19684 Citation: 83 FR 45992 PDF Pages 45992-45993
  • Senator Dean Heller (R-NV) - Heller Keeps Funding to Revive Yucca Mountain Out of Reconciled Appropriations Bill Released Today
  • House of Representatives - HR 5895 "minibus" House Appropriations Committee conference report

    Monday, September 10, 2018

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Letter: We already know who is willing to live near a nuke dump - Lyle McKenzie, North Las Vegas
  • International Environmental Technology - Can AI Help with Earthquake Aftershocks
  • Colorado Public Radio - EPA Chief Wheeler On Rocky Flats: 'It Is Safe' - Grace Hood
  • AP News - North Korea uses 70th anniversary to push economy, not nukes - Eric Talmadge
  • Reuters - EDF must prove nuclear reactors viable, French minister says - Brian Love and Jean-Baptiste Vey
  • Reuters - Iran completes facility to build centrifuges: nuclear chief
  • Reuters - U.S. and Saudi energy ministers to meet in Washington: DOE - Timothy Gardner and Richard Valdmanis
  • POWERmag - Plans Move Forward for Privately Funded Storage of Nuclear Waste - Darrell Proctor
  • Nuclear Threat Initiative - Important Nuclear Security Progress Now in Jeopardy, According to 2018 NTI Index
  • Portsmouth Daily Times, OH - Union boss alleges DOE plans to bury contaminated building and equipment at A-plant site - Tom Corrigan
  • IAEA - New IAEA Energy Projections See Possible Shrinking Role for Nuclear Power
  • NBC News - North Korea is still making nukes, and the Trump admin is taking a harder line - Courtney Kube and Carol E. Lee
  • Reuters - North Korea leader says ball is now in U.S. court: Russian official who met him - Polina Devitt
  • Utility Dive - Bipartisan senators seek to revive nuclear energy investment - Iulia Gheorghiu
  • Utility Dive - A dangerous tipping point for New England's wholesale electricity market - Dan Dolan, president of the New England Power Generators Association (NEPGA)
  • IAEA - IAEA Director General's Introductory Statement to the Board of Governors
  • POWERmag - IAEA: ?Global Nuclear Power Industry Is 'Struggling' - Sonal Patel
  • World Nuclear News - Help the public understand radiation, advises cancer expert
  • World Nuclear News - Belgian government approves funding for Myrrha
  • World Nuclear News - IAEA completes Sudan nuclear infrastructure review
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Facing the central questions of nuclear disarmament - Dan Drollette
  • STA - Slovenska Tiskovna Agencija - Portorož hosts intl conference on nuclear energy
  • NJ Spotlight - Sharp Divisions over Nuclear, Natural Gas in State's New Energy Plan - Tom Johnson
  • NPR - NRC To Inspect San Onofre Nuclear Plant After Waste Canister Incident - Alison St. John
  • KOH NewsTalk780, Reno - Federal Plan Would Ship Weapons-Grade Plutonium to Nevada
  • BBC News - Legal challenge to Hinkley nuclear mud dumping off Cardiff
  • Compelo, London - Moorside nuclear power station must be rescued, says GMB union - James Walker
  • Sputnik News - North Korea Reportedly Concealing Further Nuclearization from US Intelligence
  • Oswego County Today - FitzPatrick Nuclear Plant Refueling Outage Under Way - Exelon Generation
  • Compelo, London - UK: Northern companies join forces to build radioactive waste containers for Sellafield decommissioning
  • Japan Times - 70% of hospitals near Fukushima No. 1 nuclear plant bleeding money
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - Editorial: Uranium spill near Columbia shows need for better monitoring, containment Uranium spill near Columbia shows need for better monitoring, containment
  • All Things Nuclear - Clinton Power Station: Even More Power Problems - Dave Lochbaum, director, Nuclear Safety Project
  • New Jersey On-Line - Outrageous: NJ's money could subsidize nukes in PA | Moran - Tom Moran
  • AzerNews - Russia, Uzbekistan to jointly build NPP in republic - Kamila Aliyeva
  • UNM Daily Lobo - UNM researcher finds a cause of mass extinctions - Megan Holmen
  • Politico - CIA drone mission in Africa expands under Trump - CONNOR O'BRIEN and GREGORY HELLMAN
  • Grand Canyon News - Poll: Arizona voters prioritize conservation of public lands, support mining ban - Erin Ford
  • Hungary Today - The Environmental Dilemmas of the Paks 2 Project - Dénes Sályi
  • Lower Hudson Journal - Indian Point reactor shut down after leak, feds investigating - Thomas C. Zambito
  • Vail Daily, CO - Letter: Clean Power Plan isn't silver-bullet solution to climate change - William McKinzie, Edwards
  • Xinhua - China "undisputed leader" in energy transition: report
  • Berkeley Daily Planet - No Nukes: Not Rocket Science - Jack Bragen
  • Daily Caller - Congressman Introduces Legislation Meant To Save Over $1 Billion In Inactive Funds - Jason Hopkins
  • NRC - NRC To Hold Meeting Seeking Public Comment on Environmental Review for Peach Bottom Atomic Power Station Subsequent License Renewal
  • NWTRB - Press Release - Fall 2018 Board Meeting
  • DOE - Statement from Secretary Perry on the passing of Samuel W. Bodman
  • USGS - M 4.6 - 11km SE of Kawaguchi, Japan
  • IAEA - African Universities Meet to Prompt Human Resource Development in Nuclear Science and Technology with IAEA Support - Mickel Edwerd, IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation
  • IAEA - IAEA Board of Governors September Meeting Begins - Laura Gil, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Bellona - One of Russia's new nuclear icebreakers facing delays - Charles Digges
  • Bellona - The start of a national effort to install shore power - Bellona Europa Norway
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: International Energy Agency FR Document: 2018-19582 Citation: 83 FR 45619 PDF Page 45619
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals FR Document: 2018-19472 Citation: 83 FR 45695 PDF Pages 45695-45696
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - https://www.federalregister.gov/d/2018-19462 Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Exelon Generation Co., LLC; Peach Bottom Atomic Power Station, Units 2 and 3 FR Document: 2018-19462 Citation: 83 FR 45692 PDF Pages 45692-45694
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Indirect Transfer of License: Dominion Energy, Inc., and SCANA Corp.; Virgil C. Summer Nuclear Station, Units 1, 2, and 3, and ISFSI FR Document: 2018-19578 Citation: 83 FR 45687 PDF Pages 45687-45688
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Amendment: Virgil C. Summer Nuclear Station, Unit No. 1 FR Document: 2018-19583 Citation: 83 FR 45688 PDF Pages 45688-45692
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on Plant License Renewal FR Document: 2018-19591 Citation: 83 FR 45694 PDF Page 45694
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2018-19652 Citation: 83 FR 45694 PDF Page 45694
  • Rep. Jacky Rosen (D-NV3) - Rosen Leads Letter Urging DOE Secretary to Stop Plans to send Weapons-Grade Plutonium to Nevada

    Sunday, September 09, 2018

  • Washington Post - Samuel W. Bodman, energy secretary under George W. Bush, dies at 79
  • Modern Ghana - The Deliberate Spread Of Whooping Cough and Measles - Johan van Dongen
  • Muck Rack - Johan Van Dongen
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Editorial: Pull the plug on regional coalition – it's time
  • Albuquerque Journal - 'It's our money' mindset must be eliminated - Wayne Johnson / N.M. State Auditor
  • Boulder Daily Camera - Letter: Rely on honest - Bill Schwarz, Louisville
  • Ventura County Star, CA - Residents rip officials for latest delay of Santa Susana Field Lab cleanup - Mike Harris
  • Ventura County Star, CA - Photos: These folks are frustrated over field lab cleanup - \
  • Ron Paul Institute - Can't We Just Leave Syria Alone? - Ron Paul
  • CATO Institute - Bury McCain's Dangerously Belligerent Foreign Policy - Doug Bandow
  • Nuclear Age Peace Foundation - The Sunflower newsletter
  • Nuclear Age Peace Foundation - SUNFLOWER NEWSLETTER: SEPTEMBER 2018 - Rick Wayman
  • Bloomberg - Iran Sanctions Are Fueling OPEC Tensions - Julian Lee
  • Bloomberg - U.S. Navy Conducts Military Exercises in Gulf Amid Iran Tension - Zainab Fattah
  • Lynchburg News and Advance - Editorial: Uranium Mining a Decision Best Left to the States
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Atomic illness claims specialist to hold eastern Idaho sessions - Nathan Brown
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - Powering new growth: Advanced energy sector grows in Tennessee - Dave Flessner
  • Green Valley News AZ - Alternative energy
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Editorial: Weigh value, cost of lakes in Santee Cooper sale
  • Energy Bangla - Rooppur NPP pavilion at ICCB creates huge interest among the visitors
  • Concord Monitor, NH - Letter: The folly of low-yield nukes - Ray Perkins Jr., Concord
  • Tehran Times - Russia says firm to maintain Iran nuclear deal
  • Tehran Times - Trump's JCPOA exit very 'dangerous, ill-advised': Kerry
  • The Atlantic - The Most Honest Book About Climate Change Yet--William T. Vollmann's latest opus is brilliant, but it offers no comfort to its readers - Nathaniel Rich
  • The State - Georgia Power customers to get credits for nuclear project - The Associated Press
  • The State - South Carolina lawmakers meet to screen regulator candidates - The Associated Press
  • USGS - M 4.4 - 8km NNE of Ichinoseki, Japan
  • USGS - M 4.8 - 26km E of Chitose, Japan
  • Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission - Order issued to Parkland Geotechnical Consulting Ltd.
  • Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission - CNSC releases 2017 Independent Environmental Monitoring Program results for the Cluff Lake closed mine site
  • Australia National Radioactive Waste Management Facility - Media Statement - Statement on Australian Human Rights Commission conciliation meeting
  • Australia National Radioactive Waste Management Facility - Hawker to get vitual reality check
  • Australia National Radioactive Waste Management Facility - Community Information Session Q&A's -
  • Press TV - UN unable to cease Saudi-led military aggression against Yemen: Ansarullah
  • New York Times - Top Cancer Researcher Fails to Disclose Corporate Financial Ties in Major Research Journals - Charles Ornstein and Katie Thomas
  • New York Times - Rebecca Lynn of Canvas Ventures on Nuclear Reactors, Failure and Asking Questions - David Gelles

    Saturday, September 08, 2018

  • UPI - Alliant, General Dynamics to compete for $1.85B ammunition contract - Stephen Carlson
  • Next Big Future - Pool-type nuclear reactor design for heating chinese cities with lower cost than gas and comparable price to coal - Brian Wang
  • American Free Press - WikiLeaks Whistleblower Awaits Fate - S.T. Patrick
  • Tri-City Herald - $8M utility upgrade will serve Hanford cleanup for decades to come
  • AP News - Judge blocks release of Oregon utility's coal information
  • Reuters - Power restored in most of Japan's quake-hit Hokkaido; Toyota plants to shut - Osamu Tsukimori
  • The Guardian - Weatherwatch: nuclear power plants feel the heat - Paul Brown
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Crapo, Risch, others introduce bill to bolster nuke industry - Nathan Brown
  • London Times - Staff layoffs leave Cumbria nuclear plans on the brink - Emily Gosden
  • New Straits Times - Enhancing cooperation in nuclear security - Mely Caballero-Anthony, Julius Cesar Trajano
  • Tehran Times - Iran to exceed past uranium enrichment levels if JCPOA fails
  • Tehran Times - Iran joins hand with Russia, Turkey to dump dollar in trade
  • UrduPoint News - Russia To Be Vietnam's Priority Nuclear Energy Partner If Hanoi Develops Sphere - Kremlin - Fahad Shabbir
  • Reuters UK - U.S. sends Iran messages 'every day' to begin negotiations - Iran president - Babak Dehghanpisheh
  • Payson Roundup, AZ - Help protect the Grand Canyon from mining - Brad Powell President Arizona Wildlife Federation
  • Chillicothe Gazette - Union head adds concerns with Piketon cleanup - Chris Balusik
  • Asahi Shimbun - VOX POPULI: Quake exposes our overreliance on modern conveniences
  • Energy Voice - Dounreay safety contract handed to Glasgow-based firm - David McPhee
  • Lexington County Chronicle - SCE&G closing Lexington, 8 other offices
  • Pike County News Watchman, OH - United Steelworkers president concerned about onsite waste disposal at Piketon plant site - Matt Lucas
  • NHK World - UN panel unable to publish report on N.Korea - Weirton Daily Times, WV
  • Weirton Daily Times, WV - Questions need answered
  • DOE Newswise - Algorithms for Atoms - Argonne National Laboratory
  • News Advocate, Manistee, MI - LORIS & TUBB: Coal and nuclear industries: Avoiding the duct-tape solution - Nicolas Loris And Katie Tubb
  • Tunisie Soir - Study: Future of nuclear energy – (Details) - James M. Patterson
  • Japan Times - Japan's power supply system a weak link in times of disaster - Elaine Kurtenbach and Mari Yamaguchi
  • Wired News - The 'Liquidators' Who Risked It All to Clean Up Chernobyl
  • Tri-City Herald - Wildfire burns at Hanford nuclear reservation
  • Oak Ridge Today - K-25 overlook to re-open in October
  • USGS - M 4.4 - 22km ESE of Chitose, Japan
  • Trend News Agency - Iranian nation will never buckle under US pressure - Rouhani
  • Press TV - China defies US with record 874,000 bpd Iran oil imports
  • Press TV - Iran, Russia, Turkey agree on economic measures amid US pressure -
  • Press TV - Israeli forces kill one Palestinian, injure 100s more in Gaza anti-occupation rally

    Friday, September 07, 2018

  • KSNV News3LV - Nevada vows to fight plan to send plutonium to security site - Jeff Gillan
  • WSOC Charlotte - Nevada officials vow to fight federal plutonium storage plan - Ken Ritter, Associated Press
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Nevada vows to fight DOE plan to store plutonium near Las Vegas - Henry Brean
  • Science Magazine - Denuclearizing North Korea: A verified, phased approach - Alexander Glaser, Zia Mian
  • In These Times - Rehabilitating a Monster: George W. Bush and the Bankruptcy of Civility Politics--On the laundering of a war criminal. - Roqayah Chamseddine
  • University of Miami - When the public interest is paramount - Sam Terilli, associate professor in the UM School of Communication, and is the former general counsel for the Miami Herald Publishing Company
  • Moneyweb.za - 'The Gupta family wants selective treatment of the law,' inquiry hears - Ray Mahlaka
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Idaho National Laboratory researchers report hydrogen research advances
  • Oak Ridger - Historically Speaking: 102-year-old recalls year on Manhattan Project sites - D. Ray Smith/Historically Speaking
  • Oak Ridger - OR funding discussed at Alexander's committee
  • Albuquerque Journal - Senators: Suspend rule on nuke safety board access
  • Tri-City Herald - Controversial Hanford cleanup plan needs more hearings, say U.S. senators - Annette Cary
  • New Mexico State University - Nuclear testing effect on post Cold War Southwest landscape subject of exhibit at University Art Gallery at NMSU - Jasmine Woodul
  • Simi Valley Acorn - Frustrations grow over delayed SSFL cleanup --Dept. of Toxic Substances Control to present cleanup plans in Simi tomorrow - Melissa Simon
  • Los Angeles Daily News - There's renewed anger in Chatsworth, Simi Valley, over Santa Susana Field Lab clean-up - Sarah Favot
  • Common Dreams - 'Potential War Crimes': Lawmakers Demand Answers About US Role in Saudi Slaughter of Yemeni Civilians - Jake Johnson
  • Foreign Policy - America Is Committing War Crimes and Doesn't Even Know Why - Micah Zenko
  • AP News - Seattle: Utility asks judge to block release of coal plant facts - Phuong Le
  • AP News - Environmental groups oppose energy choice ballot initiative
  • Bloomberg - Conflicts and Investigations in Trump's Troubled Administration
  • Bloomberg - The World's Most Hated Metal Might Be Poised for a Comeback - Chris Gadomski
  • AP News - Nevada officials vow to fight federal plutonium storage plan - Ken Ritter
  • Reuters - EUROPE POWER-Year-ahead prices climb to record highs with carbon - Bate Felix and Gus Trompiz
  • Reuters - Power returning to Hokkaido, but quake exposes flaws of Japan grid - Osamu Tsukimori, Aaron Sheldrick
  • Reuters - Strike cuts output at EDF's Cruas 2 nuclear reactor - Bate Felix
  • Ars Technica - Mapping what it would take for a renaissance for nuclear energy--Nuclear becomes more acceptable as carbon emissions become less acceptable - Megan Geuss
  • IAEA - IAEA Reviews Sudan's Nuclear Power Infrastructure Development
  • Washington Examiner - Senators from both parties look to the military to save nuclear power - John Siciliano
  • World Nuclear News - Innovation is key to industry's resilience, says Westinghouse
  • World Nuclear News - Electric vehicles and opportunities for nuclear energy
  • World Nuclear News - CNNC completes design of district heating reactor
  • World Nuclear News - Innovation is key to industry's resilience, says Westinghouse
  • Utility Dive - McIntyre: FERC not working with Trump White House on coal, nuke bailout
  • BloombergQuint - One of the Largest U.S. Utilities Gives Up on New Nuclear - Jim Efstathiou Jr.
  • Utilities Middle East - More nuclear plants being decommissioned - report
  • BBC News - Wylfa Newydd B: Plan submitted for pylons across Anglesey
  • Gov.UK - North businesses are powering Sellafield clean-up - Sellafield Ltd
  • Nevada Independent - Sandoval, Heller push back as Department of Energy proposes storing excess weapons-grade plutonium at Nevada Test Site - Michelle Rindels, Megan Messerly
  • KSNV News3LV - Nevada vows to fight plan to send plutonium to security site - Jeff Gillan
  • KESQ News Channel 3, Palm Springs, CA - SCE refunding customers after San Onofre nuclear plant closure
  • Georgia Today - ECHR Rules in Favor of Armenian Man Convicted in Uranium Smuggling Case
  • Chicago Tribune - Demolition underway at former Zion nuclear plant's towers - Emily K. Coleman
  • Economic Times - India's NSG entry and LeT hog the limelight at 2+2 dialouge - Dipanjan Roy Chaudhury
  • Kampala Daily Monitor, Uganda - 91 radioactive facilities operating without licence - Franklin Draku
  • Fin24 - A realistic look at energy's 'new dawn' - Stephen Thomas & Angela Andrews
  • RTO Insider - McIntyre Defends FERC Chief of Staff Pugliese - Rich Heidorn Jr.
  • WATE Knoxville - TVA seeks public comment on Watts Bar Nuclear Plant, other power sources
  • The State - Pascoe: Make public state grand jury investigation into SC State House corruption - John Monk
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Don't risk lives to bail out coal industry - Mary Anne Hitt
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Coal can offer clean, affordable energy - Betsy B. Monseu
  • NRC - NRC Approves License Transfers for V.C. Summer Nuclear Generating Station
  • USGS - M 4.8 - 20km ESE of Chitose, Japan
  • USGS - M 4.1 - 36km S of Ise, Japan
  • IAEA - Brunei Darussalam Signs its First Country Programme Framework (CPF) for 2017–2022
  • IAEA - IAEA Efforts to Improve Access to Radiotherapy Highlighted at High-Level Cancer Awareness Meeting hosted by African First Ladies in Burkina Faso - Mariia Pavlova, IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation
  • IAEA - Watch the Livestream of the Largest Nuclear Cardiology Conference ASNC2018 from the IAEA in Cooperation with ASNC - Timothy Gray, IAEA Department of Nuclear Sciences and Applications
  • Asahi Shimbun - Japan's power supply system weak link in times of disaster - The Associated Press
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Power infrastructure directly hit in Hokkaido earthquake / Urgent need for rescue, restoration of civic life
  • Mainichi Daily News - Editorial: Probe into unprecedented blackout following Hokkaido quake needed
  • Press TV - Iran, Russia can cooperate to contain US: Ayatollah Khamenei -
  • Press TV - Iran president praises Russia's role in maintaining JCPOA
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Japan reactor delayed 2 years in blow to plutonium reduction--New safety standards push back Oma plant's start date to 2026 - Shinya Yamada And Noriaki Koshikawa
  • Japan Times - Trade ministry denies report power companies halted funding for reprocessing of nuclear fuel - Reiji Yoshida
  • DOE - Energy Department Awards $4.45 Million for Geothermal Zonal Isolation Research
  • Rafu Shimpo - SUPPORTING FUKUSHIMA - Los Angeles, CA
  • Brussels Times - Belgium to store Luxembourg's radioactive waste - Oscar Schneider
  • DOE:EM - Assistant Secretary White Lays Out Plans for Contracting, Regulatory Reform at Radwaste
  • DOE:EM - Under Secretary Dabbar Visits Portsmouth D&D Project
  • DOE:EM - Assistant Secretary White Charts Vigorous Path for EM
  • DOE:EM - EM Employees Among Recipients of Energy Secretary's Achievement Award
  • DOE:EM - Oak Ridge's Transuranic Waste Processing Center Receives Top DOE Safety Award
  • Asahi Shimbun - Editorial: All options need to be weighed for Fukushima plant tainted water
  • Asahi Shimbun - Court accepts statement in TEPCO trial to show negligence - Mikiharu Sugiura
  • POWERnews - Plans Move Forward for Privately Funded Storage of Nuclear Waste - Darrell Proctor
  • Melbourne Age - Radioactive waste to be moved from uni to safe storage in Yallambie - Clay Lucas
  • Salt Lake Tribune -
  • Salt Lake Tribune - Tribune editorial: What is the half-life of a Utah environmental report on depleted uranium?
  • Portsmouth Daily Times - Union boss alleges DOE plans to bury contaminated building and equipment at A-plant site - Tom Corrigan
  • Tri-City Herald - Controversial Hanford cleanup plan needs more hearings, say U.S. senators - Annette Cary
  • New York Times - In a First, Japan Says Fukushima Radiation Caused Worker's Cancer Death - Motoko Rich
  • Independent Barents Observer - What is the situation at Russia's biggest dump site for spent nuclear fuel? - Atle Staalesen
  • DOE - Energy Department Selects Seven Projects to Develop Combined Heat and Power Technologies that Offer Services to the Electric Grid
  • Pahrump Valley Times - Hearing set for challenge of NRC's Yucca Mountain decisions - Gary Martin
  • Exchange Monitor - Compromise Energy Budget Likely to Zero Out Yucca Mountain, Insiders Say
  • Exchange Monitor - DOE Cleanup Chief Worries Work Has Reached 'Plateau'
  • Exchange Monitor - NRC Reopens Comment Period for Proposed Texas Spent Fuel Storage Site
  • Forbes blog - Top Scientist Says Japan's Decision To Financially Reward Fukushima Worker Is Not Based On Science - Michael Shellenberger -
  • Exchange Monitor - Wrap Up: NRC Spent $6K From Nuclear Waste Fund in July
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice: Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Weekly Receipts FR Document: 2018-19424 Citation: 83 FR 45442 PDF Page 45442
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Proposed Rule: Draft Regulatory Issue Summary: Identifying and Reporting Human Performance Incidents; Withdrawal FR Document: 2018-19369 Citation: 83 FR 45359 PDF Page 45359
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: General Licensee Registration FR Document: 2018-19417 Citation: 83 FR 45471 PDF Pages 45471-45472

    Thursday, September 06, 2018

  • POWERnews - Plans Move Forward for Privately Funded Storage of Nuclear Waste - Darrell Proctor
  • Colorado Independent - Greene: In memory of High Country News' Ed Marston - Susan Greene
  • San Clemente Times - City to Send Letter of Concern to NRC Regarding SONGS Inspection - Eric Heinz
  • Livermore Independent News - DOE Funds 13 Projects Under Fifth Round of HPC4Manufacturing Program
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Sens. Heinrich, Udall ask Perry to suspend order on nuclear oversight - Andy Stiny
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Los Alamos County expected to revisit fiscal agent role - Daniel J. Chacón
  • CBS Denver - Controversial Rocky Flats Trails Being Used Before Official Opening - Rick Sallinger
  • AP News - Federal regulators give blessing to utility merger plan - Meg Kinnard
  • AP News - AP FACT CHECK: Trump's imaginary wages, trade falsehoods - Hope Yen and Paul Wiseman -
  • Ventura County Reporter - Planet Simi Valley: Clean it up
  • AP News - Report: Pennsylvania Consumers Saved More Than $30 Billion over 10 Years from Lower Natural Gas Prices
  • AP News - Big quake hits northern Japan, leaving 9 dead, 30 missing - Eugene Hoshiko, Haruka Nuga and Mari Yamaguchi
  • Bloomberg - Kim Sets Timeline to Denuclearize as U.S. Awaits Strategic Shift - Youkyung Lee and Jihye Lee
  • Reuters - North Korea's Kim sets denuclearization time line, prompting thanks from Trump - Hyonhee Shin, Susan Heavey
  • Reuters - Khamenei says U.S., Israel wage media war to discourage Iranians
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-Japan nuclear plant's power restored after quake triggers Hokkaido blackout - Osamu Tsukimori, Aaron Sheldrick
  • Reuters - Powerful quake paralyses Hokkaido in latest disaster to hit Japan - Kaori Kaneko, Chang-Ran Kim
  • Reuters - Japanese nuclear station on emergency power after quake revives Fukushima memories - William Mallard and Osamu Tsukimori
  • Reuters - Japan nuclear plant's power restored after quake triggers Hokkaido blackout - Osamu Tsukimori, Aaron Sheldrick
  • Pakistan News International - Pakistan could have up to 250 N-warheads by 2025: report
  • Firstpost India - Pakistan may have 250 nuclear warheads By 2025; could emerge as world's 5th largest nuclear weapons state, says report - Press Trust of India
  • The Economist - More solar power hurts nuclear energy. But it also hurts itself
  • YouTube - Crises and controversy causes decades of delay at Brazil nuclear park - CGTN America
  • Danville Register & Bee - Supporters for uranium mining ban argue petitioners' views could 'trample' state rights - Halle Parker
  • S&P Global Platts- - Palo, IA: NextEra's Duane Arnold nuclear reactor in Iowa shuts for refueling - Michael McAuliffe
  • Independent Barents Observer - What is the situation at Russia's biggest dump site for spent nuclear fuel? - Atle Staalesen
  • Defense Daily - New Nuke Cruise Missile Needs DoE Plutonium, But Plutonium Plans are in Peril - Dan Leone
  • ESI Africa - Taking a closer look into the nuclear industry
  • World Nuclear Report - The World Nuclear Industry Status Report 2018
  • Green Building Africa, SA - Land Expropriation without Compensation and Renewable Energy Investment in SA - Bryan Groenendaal
  • Mainichi Daily News - 80% of local heads in nuke disaster areas say they can't meet population goals: poll
  • Next Big Future - France's nuclear clean energy is over three times faster and cheaper than Germany's solar and wind - Brian Wang
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Editorial: 'Disclose or not' memo suggests SC nuclear project cover-up
  • Malay Mail - Whereabouts of missing radioactive device still unknown, say Selangor cops - Yiswaree Palansamy
  • BBC News - Veteran seeks medals for nuclear test service personnel
  • London Sun - VLAD'S HITMEN Inside Putin's sinister GRU death squad 'boasts nuclear suitcase bombs, burns traitors in furnaces and brought down MH17' - Jay Akbar
  • Center for Public Integrity - Nuclear security threats on the rise under Trump, policy group says - Patrick Malone
  • Compelo, London - Terrestrial Energy, National Labs team up to produce clean hydrogen using nuclear heat and power
  • Bellona - No news on lost missiles – but Russian-Norwegian group reports progress on other nuclear issues - Anna Kireeva
  • Montel - France sets 2035 date for 50% nuclear cut - Leila Fernández Thévoz
  • Free Lance-Star, Fredericksburg, VA - Commentary: Are environmentalists making another big mistake? - Llewellyn King
  • Danville Register & Bee - Letter: Uranium mining. Where is the market for this uranium? - Earle Mitchell, Springfield
  • Trend News Agency - Turkey names place for construction of country's 3rd nuclear power plant
  • Trend News Agency - Europe to open bank accounts for Iran to secure oil revenues
  • All Things Nuclear - Vogtle and Hatch: Have Cost Over-Runs Undermined Safety Performance? - Dave Lochbaum, director, Nuclear Safety Project
  • Asahi Shimbun - Court accepts statement in TEPCO trial to show negligence - Mikiharu Sugiura
  • Jerusalem Post - How the Mossad op to retrieve Iran's nuclear files took a surprising turn - Yonah Jeremy Bob
  • NHK World - Suga: Tomari nuclear plant safe from aftershocks
  • NHK World - No safety issues at Tomari nuclear plant
  • Sputnik News - No Fuel for Iran's 'War Machine' as Trump Scraps Nuke Deal - Israeli Envoy to US
  • World Nuclear News - Vessel installed at second Pakistani Hualong One
  • World Nuclear News - Harmony: From initiative to reality
  • World Nuclear News - Challenges and changes at Kazatomprom
  • World Nuclear News - Project to demonstrate hydrogen production using IMSR
  • World Nuclear News - Ohma start-up delayed by a further two years
  • World Nuclear News - Korean waste agency forges links with expert group
  • World Nuclear News - Denison to increase Wheeler River ownership
  • Mainichi Daily News - News Navigator: What is tritium and why is its disposal difficult?
  • Asahi Shimbun - EDITORIAL: All options need to be weighed for Fukushima plant tainted water
  • Asahi Shimbun - Court accepts statement in TEPCO trial to show negligence - Mikiharu Sugiura
  • Kingman Daily Miner - Mohave County Board of Supervisors OK support for uranium imports investigation - Chelsea Curtis
  • Environmental Health News - Radioactive fracking chemicals dumped in the Allegheny River a decade ago are still showing up in mussels: Study - North Wales Chronicle
  • North Wales Chronicle - Plans to clear £12m Wylfa Newydd plant site to go ahead despite strong opposition - Gareth Wyn Williams
  • Interfax Global Energy - Reactor restarts boost Japan's nuclear output - Catriona Scott
  • Eyre Peninsula Tribune - Letters(3): Don't let the sun go down on Kimba; Better places for facility; Nuclear vote should be shared - Graham Tiller, Kimba; Gary Calliss, Arno Bay; Janet Maitland, Kimba
  • ABC Columbia, SC - Gov. McMaster continues push to sell Santee Cooper - Alondra De La Rosa
  • The State - High pay and expensive perks: Has 'absolute power' corrupted SC electric co-ops? - Avery G. Wilks
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Duke Energy agrees to extend home solar program, boosting SC renewable industry - Thad Moore
  • DoL:OWCP:DEEOIC - 2018 Fall Meeting, Washington, D.C.
  • Trend News Agency - Khamenei: Iran facing all-inclusive economic war
  • Asahi Shimbun - Japan to halt oil imports from Iran in light of U.S. sanctions - Rintaro Sakurai
  • BelTA - Comprehensive inspection to check BelNPP readiness for nuclear fuel
  • BelTA - First batch of nuclear fuel for BelNPP to be ready by end September
  • Bellona - No news on lost missiles – but Russian-Norwegian group reports progress on other nuclear issues - Anna Kireeva -
  • Fin24 - Phasing out coal will plunge sector into crisis - study
  • Energy Department - Notice: Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Nevada FR Document: 2018-19285 Citation: 83 FR 45227 PDF Page 45227
  • Energy Department - Notice: Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Northern New Mexico FR Document: 2018-19287 Citation: 83 FR 45227 PDF Pages 45227-45228
  • Energy Department - Notice: Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Savannah River Site FR Document: 2018-19286 Citation: 83 FR 45226 PDF Pages 45226-45227
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: National Emission Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants for Radionuclides FR Document: 2018-19363 Citation: 83 FR 45236 PDF Pages 45236-45237
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: License Applications: Integrated Storage Partner's Waste Control Specialists Consolidated Interim Storage Facility FR Document: C2-2018-18758 Citation: 83 FR 45288 PDF Page 45288
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: License Renewal Applications: Exelon Generation Co., LLC, Peach Bottom Atomic Power Station, Units 2 and 3 FR Document: 2018-19246 Citation: 83 FR 45285 PDF Pages 45285-45287
  • Occupational Safety and Health Administration - Notice: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Cadmium in General Industry FR Document: 2018-19288 Citation: 83 FR 45283 PDF Pages 45283-45284
  • Occupational Safety and Health Administration - Notice: Meetings: Whistleblower Protection FR Document: 2018-19289 Citation: 83 FR 45284 PDF Pages 45284-45285

    Wednesday, September 05, 2018

  • DOE:IG - Audit Report: DOE-OIG-18-45 - Followup on Well Decommissioning at the Hanford Site
  • Nevada Appeal - Sandoval on Yucca fight: 'Pop them between the eyes' - Geoff Dornan
  • Nuclear Energy Insider - Holtec grows from spent fuel specialist into major decommissioning player - Neil Ford
  • Nuclear Energy Insider - French minister's exit boosts nuclear hopes; Bechtel to manage Hitachi UK new build project
  • Hanford Challenge - Watchdog Groups Oppose DOE Attempt to Limit Oversight, Endanger Safety at Nuclear Facilities
  • Center for Public Integrity - The Trump administration reins in a nuclear weapons safety watchdog - Patrick Malone
  • Las Vegas Sun - Energy industry experts gather in Nevada for annual summit on nuclear waste - Yvonne Gonzalez
  • KTNV-TV Las Vegas - Nevada files appeal against nuclear regulatory commissioner - Associated Press
  • Salt Lake Tribune - Editorial: What is the half-life of a Utah environmental report on depleted uranium?
  • Safety.BLR - Public Citizen report assails OSHA's rollbacks
  • Whittier Daily News - Whittier wants a water treatment project – one that doesn't appear to be needed - Mike Sprague
  • Los Alamos Monitor, NM - Contractor detects possible increases in mercury at well sites - Tris DeRoma
  • Government Accountability Project - Protecting Whistleblowers in South Africa: How Well is the Law Working for People? - Edward Mahabir
  • Consortium News - Ellsberg Says Assange, as a Journalist, Can't Be Tried Under Espionage Act
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - INL: New technology improves hydrogen manufacturing - Idaho National Laboratory news release
  • Idaho Statesman - You asked, we answer: Here's how Idaho became home to the nation's top nuclear lab - Sven Berg
  • Tri-City Herald, WA - Radioactive contamination found in workers' car filters, says Hanford watchdog - Annette Cary
  • DOE - Department of Energy Announces 36 Projects for Bioenergy Research and Development
  • LobeLog - War Crimes In Yemen - Paul Pillar
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - JAEA develops imaging tech to inspect Fukushima N-plant
  • Japan Times - Safety checks delay construction of MOX fuel plant in Aomori for third time
  • AP News - Fears rise, diapers vanish: Iran currency crash causes chaos - Jon Gambrell
  • Bloomberg - Strong Earthquake Hits Northern Japan; No Tsunami Warning - Kazunori Takada
  • Reuters - France's nuclear power goals will be known by end of October - minister - Brian Love
  • Reuters - Japan acknowledges first radiation death among Fukushima workers - Osamu Tsukimori
  • Pew Charitable Trusts blog - Nuclear Plant Closures Bring Economic Pain to Cities and Towns - Martha T. Moore
  • Christian Science Monitor - Towns prepare for major economic loss as nuclear plants shutdown - Martha Moore
  • Japan Times - Trade ministry denies report power companies halted funding for reprocessing of nuclear fuel - Reiji Yoshida
  • World Nuclear News - Ohma start-up delayed by a further two years - Japan
  • World Nuclear News - Denison to increase Wheeler River ownership - Canada
  • World Nuclear News - Tumour treatment isotope to be made at Bruce-8 - Ontario
  • World Nuclear News - UF6 transport package designs head for approvals
  • World Nuclear News - Korean waste agency forges links with expert group
  • POWERmag - Japan Program for Reuse of Nuclear MOX Fuel in Doubt - Darrell Proctor
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Letter: Let's make New Mexico a nuclear-free zone Let's make New Mexico a nuclear-free zone - Bill Bruce, Pecos
  • Corpus Christi Caller Times - Why not produce more uranium? - Paul Goranson
  • BBC - Wylfa B nuclear site clearance approved despite opposition
  • Pittsburgh Tribune-Review - Letter: We need coal & nuclear - Carl Massart, Buffalo Township
  • pv magazine - PV steps in to cover coal and nuclear power shortfalls - Petra Hannen and Sandra Enkhardt
  • Charlotte Business Journal - No more nukes: Duke Energy writes new nuclear out of its long-range plan - John Downey
  • Power Engineering - Nuclear Regulators sign off on Licenses key to SCANA-Dominion Merger - Rod Walton
  • Deutsche Welle - US arbitration court rejects Germany's plea in nuclear phaseout compensation case
  • Reuters UK - Planned nuclear plant will help Poland meet EU emissions target - minister - Agnieszka Barteczko
  • Havasu News-Herald, Lake Havasu , AZ - Mohave County Board of Supervisors OK support for uranium imports investigation - Chelsea Curtis
  • Mainichi Daily - Fukushima nuclear plant worker died from radiation exposure on the job: ministry
  • Mainichi Daily - M6.7 quake jolts Hokkaido in northern Japan
  • BBC - Fukushima nuclear disaster: Japan confirms first worker death from radiation
  • Focus Taiwan - Taipower readies 2nd batch of nuclear fuel rods for U.S. return
  • Independent Barents Observer - Murmansk wants better radioactivity control on road to Norway - Atle Staalesen
  • Independent Barents Observer - Two leading Norwegian officials on nuclear safety halted on their way out of Russia - Atle Staalesen
  • Korea Times - Doosan Heavy reeling under Moon's nuclear-free policy - Nam Hyun-woo
  • UrduPoint News - Hundreds To Arrive In London For 3-Day World Nuclear Association Symposium Wednesday - Faizan Hashmi
  • Port Lincoln Times, Australia - Letters: Nuclear a 'no-brainer'Nuclear a 'no-brainer' - Terry Krieg, Port Lincoln; Pam Rodda, Kimba
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - SCANA sale clears another hurdle, shifting focus to SC regulators - John McDermott
  • WACH FOX 57, Columbia SC - SCANA, Dominion Energy merger clears another hurdle - Brian Mcconchie
  • Portsmouth Daily Times, OH - Union boss alleges DOE plans to bury contaminated building and equipment at A-plant site - Tom Corrigan
  • AzerNews - Belarus ready to take part in construction of NPP in Uzbekistan - Kamila Aliyeva
  • NewsroomPost India - India, Bulgaria ink MoU on civil nuclear cooperation
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - Senator questions Haney lobbying for loan guarantee for nuclear plant [document] - Dave Flessner
  • Melbourne Age - Radioactive waste to be moved from uni to safe storage in Yallambie - Clay Lucas
  • Daily Post North Wales - 'Wasteland' fears for 740 acres of Anglesey as plans to clear the way for nuclear plant get go-ahead - Gareth Wyn-Williams
  • Japan Today - Extended safety checks push back MOX fuel plant construction for 3rd time
  • Power Technology - Greenpeace objects to Wylfa site clearance - Scarlett Evans
  • Canberra Times - 'Powerful': Black Mist exhibition explores the disturbing truth of Maralinga - Sasha Grishin
  • UrduPoint News - GE Power Says Russian Nuclear Power Companies Showed Interest In Using Blockchain - Daniyal Sohail
  • ICRT, Taiwan - AEC Monitoring Fuel Rod Shipment to US
  • UrduPoint News - Austria To Appeal EU Court Ruling On UK Nuclear Plant - Umer Jamshaid
  • The State, SC - Federal regulators give blessing to utility merger plan - Meg Kinnard, Associated Press
  • Maryville Daily Times - Dominion Energy/SCANA Merger Achieves Another Key Milestone
  • The State, SC - SC's electric co-ops under fire for high pay, lavish perks. Lawmakers may step in - Avery G. Wilks
  • DOE - Department of Energy Announces $80 Million Investment in Advanced Vehicle Technologies Research
  • NAS - Project Update: - Disposal of Surplus Plutonium in the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant
  • NRC - NRC Resumes Review of Application for Texas Consolidated Spent Nuclear Fuel Storage Facility
  • USGS - M 6.6 - 27km E of Tomakomai, Japan
  • USGS - M 5.3 - 24km E of Tomakomai, Japan
  • USGS - M 5.4 - 29km E of Tomakomai, Japan
  • USGS - M 5.4 - 15km WNW of Katav-Ivanovsk, Russia
  • NHK World - Strong quake hits Hokkaido
  • Japan Times - Powerful M6.7 earthquake hits Hokkaido, apparently causes slide, possible casualty
  • Press TV - Zarif blasts Trump for seeking to hijack UNSC session to hit out at Iran
  • Press TV - Iran sanctions unacceptable, bound to fail: Iraqi interior minister
  • Press TV - Israel demolishes homes based on law of occupation: Pundit
  • Press TV - Tel Aviv carried out hundreds of strikes in Syria in last two years, Israel admits
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Secretary of Energy Advisory Board FR Document: 2018-19213 Citation: 83 FR 45119 PDF Page 45119
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on Planning and Procedures FR Document: 2018-19198 Citation: 83 FR 45147 PDF Page 45147
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2018-19368 Citation: 83 FR 45147 PDF Pages 45147-45148

    Tuesday, September 04, 2018

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Democrats gear up to grill Supreme Court nominee Kavanaugh - Gary Martin
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Letter: Yucca Mountain would drive down Las Vegas home prices - Paul Ware, Las Vegas
  • Las Vegas Sun - State files legal challenge against nuclear regulatory commissioner - Yvonne Gonzalez
  • Las Vegas Sun - EPA watchdog faults agency for Pruitt's 24/7 security costs
  • University of Pennsylvania Law School Regulatory Review - Judge Kavanaugh's Activist Vision of Administrative Law - Robert V. Percival
  • Ridgewood Patch, NJ - Ridgewood Veterans Are Using Horses To Help Others Heal--Mark and Amy Steppe's Unbridled Heroes Project pairs veterans with horses at their Allendale facility. - Daniel Hubbard
  • Oak Ridge Today - Vacuum helps crews remove contaminated sludge, debris at ORNL
  • EurekAlert - Story tips from the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory, September 2018 - DOE/Oak Ridge National Laboratory
  • Idaho State Journal - Letter: Nuclear waste - Snake River Alliance
  • Daily Camera, Boulder, CO - Letter: Keep Rocky Flats refuge closed to the public - Anne Fenerty, Boulder
  • Bloomberg - South Korea Pushes to Revive Nuclear Talks in Pyongyang Trip - Youkyung Lee
  • Reuters - U.S. arbitration court can rule on Vattenfall's German nuclear claim: paper - Douglas Busvine
  • Reuters - Europe's demand for more talks does not help Iran nuclear deal: cleric - Babak Dehghanpisheh
  • Reuters - Nuclear plant decommissioning outpacing new-build - report
  • Asahi Shimbun - Reactor hosts to set up systems to check for plumes of radioactivity - Yusuke Ogawa
  • Atlanta Journal-Constitution - The Jolt: Vogtle nuke project results in a GOP nod from Georgia AFL-CIO - Jim Galloway, Greg Bluestein and Tamar Hallerman
  • Bellona - Rosatom says it's hitting schedule targets in prepping its floating nuclear plant - Charles Digges, Anna Kireeva
  • BelTA - Belarusian nuclear power plant expected to have no noticeable effect on natural gas consumption
  • BelTA - Nuclear energy seen as potential driver of Belarus-Uzbekistan cooperation
  • BelTA - Nuclear power plant to secure Belarus' powerful export potential
  • BelTA - Diplomats to visit Chernobyl-affected areas in Belarus
  • Council on Foreign Relations blog - America Risks Missing Out On A Global Nuclear Power Revival - Madison Freeman, Sagatom Saha
  • DOE - Department of Energy Announces 36 Projects for Bioenergy Research and Development
  • DOE - Karen Evans Sworn in as DOE Assistant Secretary for Cybersecurity, Energy Security, and Emergency Response
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Vogtle's next phase demands high productivity - Kristi E. Swartz
  • IAEA - Radiation Underground: Measuring and Controlling Miners' Exposure
  • IAEA - Decommissioning Planning for Research Reactors in Focus at IAEA Workshop
  • International Environmental Technology - What Is Greenpeace's Environment Report Card?
  • Japan Times - Japan to halt Iran oil imports under U.S. pressure, after failing to win waiver: reports
  • Japan Times - Safety checks delay construction of MOX fuel plant in Aomori for third time - Standard Digital, Nairobi, Kenya.
  • Japan Times - Use the moral authority of Hiroshima - Ramesh Thakur
  • Jiji Press - Japan OKs Rosai Payment in Radiation-Caused Lung Cancer Death Case
  • Joongang Daily - Where are the Korea experts? U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, right, names former senior executive of the Ford Motor Company Stephen Biegun as special envoy for North Korea at the State Department in Washington on Aug. 23. [EPA/YONHAP] - Nam Jeong-ho
  • Kenya Business Standard - Kenya to set up nuclear electricity regulator next year as Cabinet clears Bill - Macharia Kamau
  • Kuwait News Agency - Kuwait's customs, NNSA sign cooperation agreement on banning nuclear, radioactive materials' trafficking
  • Mainichi Daily - Extended screening pushes back MOX fuel plant construction for 3rd time
  • Mehr News - Reasons for US fear of Idlib operation
  • Mehr News - Pakistan continues to rebuff US, supports Iran's stand on JCPOA
  • MIT Tech - MIT Energy Initiative study reports on the future of nuclear energy - Francesca McCaffrey | MIT Energy Initiative
  • NHK World - Flutist plays Paris charity concert for Hiroshima
  • NJ Spotlight - BPU Gets Down to Job of Deciding Which Nuclear Plants Will Be Subsidized - Tom Johnson
  • NRC - Consolidated Guidance About Materials Licenses – Guidance About Administrative Licensing Procedures – Draft Report for Comment (NUREG-1556, Volume 20, Revision 1)
  • Press TV - Israel plans to build 75 new settler units in occupied East Jerusalem al-Quds
  • Press TV - Russia dismisses President Trump's warning about offensive in Syria's Idlib
  • S&P Global Platts - Analysis: France's power exports to Belgium soar on year in August; Italy, Spain drop - Anuradha Ramanathan
  • SA Independent - Exclusion of new nuclear power capacity not deliberate: Radebe - African News Agency (ANA)
  • SA Independent - When 'on the beach' takes on sinister meaning - Jackie Loos
  • SeeNews Southeast Europe - Romania's Cernavoda NPP to disconnect Unit 2 from grid on Sept 5 - See more at: SeeNews Southeast Europe
  • Sputnik News - Swedish Politician Wants to 'Give Away' NPPs to Private Actors
  • Superior Telegram, Duluth, MN - Stop nuclear cronyism - Robert L. Bradley, Jr., Institute for Energy Research
  • Tehran Times - MPs visit Natanz nuclear facility
  • Trend News Agency, Azerbaijan - Role of Iran in development of New Silk Road undeniable, China says
  • Trend News Agency, Azerbaijan - "Enemies" waging economic war to gain dominance over Iran, Rouhani says
  • USGS - M 2.7 - 56km N of Pahrump, Nevada
  • Utility Dive - New Jersey regulators open docket to shape nuclear subsidies - Robert Walton
  • World Nuclear News - Coolant channel replacement complete at Kakrapar 2
  • World Nuclear News - FANR, Khalifa University sign collaboration agreement - AJC Politically Georgia
  • World Nuclear News - UF6 transport package designs head for approvals
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Carefully explaining treated water discharge in Fukushima essential
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea relies heavily on nuclear, coal to generate electricity: report - entropy@yna.co.kr
  • Yonhap News - Moon's special envoy says he will discuss denuclearization with N. Korea - bdk@yna.co.kr
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice: Settlements: Alternate Energy Resources, Inc. Superfund Site, Augusta, Richmond County, GA FR Document: 2018-19130 Citation: 83 FR 44873 PDF Pages 44873-44874
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Environmental Assessments; Availability, etc.: FirstEnergy Nuclear Operating Company FirstEnergy Nuclear Generation, LLC Beaver Valley Power Station, Units 1 and 2 FR Document: 2018-19120 Citation: 83 FR 44923 PDF Pages 44923-44925
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Environmental Assessments; Availability, etc.: FirstEnergy Nuclear Operating Company FirstEnergy Nuclear Generation, LLC Davis-Besse Nuclear Power Station, Unit No. 1 FR Document: 2018-19121 Citation: 83 FR 44914 PDF Pages 44914-44916
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Environmental Assessments; Availability, etc.: FirstEnergy Nuclear Operating Company, FirstEnergy Nuclear Generation Company, LLC, Perry Nuclear Power Plant, Unit No. 1 FR Document: 2018-19122 Citation: 83 FR 44927 PDF Pages 44927-44929
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Interim Storage Partners LLC Consolidated Interim Spent Fuel Storage Facility FR Document: 2018-19058 Citation: 83 FR 44922 PDF Pages 44922-44923
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Facility Operating and Combined Licenses: Applications and Amendments Involving Proposed No Significant Hazards Considerations, etc. FR Document: 2018-18067 Citation: 83 FR 44916 PDF Pages 44916-44922
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Protective Order Templates: Hearings on Conformance with the Acceptance Criteria in Combined Licenses FR Document: 2018-19023 Citation: 83 FR 44925 PDF Pages 44925-44927
  • Workers Compensation Programs Office - Notice: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals FR Document: 2018-19165 Citation: 83 FR 44910 PDF Page 44910

    Monday, September 03, 2018

  • CBC British-Columbia - 'Process is torturous': Federal whistleblower says Canada doesn't protect people who speak out - Erica Johnson
  • Niagara Gazette - One or more Niagara Falls Water Board whistleblower complaints being reviewed by state - Philip Gambini
  • News24 City Press - 'We know everything': Whistleblower Suzanne Daniels says phone tapped after she met Gupta man - Dewald van Rensburg
  • Bloomberg - How Iran Could Counter U.S. Sanctions - Mark Williams
  • Reuters - RPT-COLUMN-Uranium's rally built on supply cuts, looks overcooked for now: Russell - Clyde Russell
  • Reuters - Austria plans to appeal EU ruling on UK's Hinkley Point nuclear plant - Francois Murphy
  • Reuters - RPT-Japan's nuclear reboot gathers pace, set to curtail LNG demand - Osamu Tsukimori, Aaron Sheldrick
  • MIT Technology Review - One secret to building affordable nuclear: stick with tried-and-true designs--But first we need to convince companies to build nuclear plants at all. - James Temple
  • Bloomberg - Nuclear Has to Use Climate Crisis to Justify High Cost, MIT Says - Jonathan Tirone
  • Financial Times - The challenge for nuclear is to recover its competitive edge - Nick Butler
  • OilPrice - Can France Move Away From Nuclear Energy? - Viktor Katona
  • IOL - OPINION: Of waste and vacuum – the cost of future energy - Bheki Gila
  • Japan Times - Japanese utilities ended funding for nuclear fuel reprocessing in 2016, putting MOX program in doubt
  • Reuters France - France's EDF says strike cuts output at Cruas 2 nuclear reactor - Bate Felix
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - JAEA develops imaging tech to inspect Fukushima N-plant
  • Emerging Europe - China steps up interest in Bulgarian nuclear power plant - Yoan Stanev
  • Japan Today - Japanese utilities stop funding for nuclear fuel reprocessing
  • New Age Bangladesh - Feasibility study for 2nd nuclear power plant begins - Shakahwat Hossain
  • New Energy Times - European Commission Corrects ITER Claims on Its Nuclear Fusion Page - Steven B. Krivit
  • New Energy Times - ITER Page Disappears From EUROfusion Consortium Web Site
  • Montel - French power dives nearly EUR 5 on improved nuclear outlook - Chris Eales
  • Power-Technology - Industry roundtable: will new nuclear benefit the UK? - Scarlett Evans
  • Mohave Daily News - Supervisors asked to support trade law investigation of uranium mining - Jim Seckler
  • Stuff, NZ - Kiwi Fukushima resident says area isn't dangerous despite radiation video - Brad Flahive
  • Calcutta Telegraph - Call to stop uranium mining bid - Rining Lyngdoh
  • Newsclick, New Delhi - Khasi Students Union Opposes UCIL's Uranium Mining Ambitions--The battle against uranium extraction in Meghalaya has been raging since the 1990s - Newsclick, New Delhi
  • Newsclick, New Delhi - Uranium Mining in Jharkhand: Radioactive Poisoning Ravaging Lives in Villages--Tribals lost their lands first, then got employment as contractual labourers, risking their health and lives - Tarique Anwar
  • Energy Voice - Nuclear transport protest in Highlands - Michelle Henderson
  • Chosun Ilbo - Editorial: Nuclear Phase-Out Is the Height of Folly
  • Tehran Times - Talks with Europeans on nuclear deal to continue, Iran says
  • Yonhap News - Nuclear safety agency OKs restart of nuclear reactor
  • UrduPoint News - Russia, Rwanda To Sign Deal On Peaceful Use Of Nuclear Energy In Late 2018 - Ambassador - Fahad Shabbir
  • Al-Arabiya - ANALYSIS: To resurrect the Iran nuclear deal or contain the economic storm? - Michael Flanagan
  • RFI France - Namibie: l'uranium ne paie plus - Sonia Rolley
  • Johannesburg Citizen, South Africa - Editorial: Let's hope action is taken against Gupta cronies
  • Korea IT Times - 14 voids found in KHNP's Hanbit Nuclear containment building - Jung Se-jin
  • Aberdeen Press and Journal - Anti-nuclear protesters showcase public demonstration at the city's train station - Michelle Henderson
  • U.S. News & World Report - Educational Events to Teach About Nuclear Waste Shipping - Grand Island, Neb. (AP)
  • Dhaka Independent, Bangladesh - Govt plans10 mega power projects to generate 15,000MW by 2030
  • BelTA - Belarus, Finland to cooperate in environmental activities
  • LimaOhio News - Letter: Atomic bomb a moral atrocity - Al O'Dell, Kalida
  • UrduPoint News - Construction Of Egypt's 1st Nuclear Plant Dabaa To Start Around June 2020 - Official - Umer Jamshaid
  • Beyond Nuclear - Billions for Space Force; no clean water for Flint -- interview with Karl Grossman
  • Beyond Nuclear - Locals on the march in India to protest nuclear power plant
  • Beyond Nuclear - Australians fighting to stop four disastrous uranium mines
  • SF Examiner, CA - Candidates' ties to Shipyard project, developer at issue in District 10 race - Laura Waxmann
  • USGS - M 4.2 - 10km N of Hagi, Japan
  • World Nuclear News - Completion of fuel loading at Tianwan 4
  • World Nuclear News - Nuclear vital to decarbonisation, says MIT study
  • World Nuclear News - Russia starts hot tests at Novovoronezh II-2
  • IAEA - Is Africa Ready for Nuclear Energy?--Economic growth puts pressure on countries to go nuclear, but hurdles remain - Laura Gil, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Australia National Radioactive Waste Management Facility - Media Statement - Statement on Supreme Court Decision
  • Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission - CNSC releases 2017 Independent Environmental Monitoring Program results for the Cluff Lake closed mine site
  • Fin24 - Nuclear is still there - Dewald Van Rensburg
  • Press TV - Iran will continue support for Syria's fight against terrorism: Zarif
  • Press TV - Kerry defends Iran deal, censures Trump for 'making things up'
  • Press TV - US claims on religious minorities' rights in Iran biased: Bishop
  • Press TV - UNRWA head says millions of Palestinian refugees 'cannot be simply wished away'
  • Press TV - UN court hears case on UK illegal sovereignty on Chagos islands
  • Press TV - Saudi military denies killing schoolchildren despite admitting 'mistakes'
  • Press TV - Norway police investigating disappearance of WikiLeaks consultant
  • Press TV - US views Afghan war as 'cash cow,' will never leave Afghanistan: Analyst
  • Press TV - Turkey will pursue non-dollar transactions in trade: Erdogan -
  • Press TV - Iraq: Reuters report of Iran moving missiles to Baghdad 'without evidence'
  • CBC British-Columbia - 'Process is torturous': Federal whistleblower says Canada doesn't protect people who speak out - Erica Johnson
  • Niagara Gazette - One or more Niagara Falls Water Board whistleblower complaints being reviewed by state - Philip Gambini
  • News24 City Press - 'We know everything': Whistleblower Suzanne Daniels says phone tapped after she met Gupta man - Dewald van Rensburg
  • Bloomberg - How Iran Could Counter U.S. Sanctions - Mark Williams
  • Reuters - RPT-COLUMN-Uranium's rally built on supply cuts, looks overcooked for now: Russell - Clyde Russell
  • Reuters - Austria plans to appeal EU ruling on UK's Hinkley Point nuclear plant - Francois Murphy
  • Reuters - RPT-Japan's nuclear reboot gathers pace, set to curtail LNG demand - Osamu Tsukimori, Aaron Sheldrick
  • MIT Technology Review - One secret to building affordable nuclear: stick with tried-and-true designs--But first we need to convince companies to build nuclear plants at all. - James Temple
  • Bloomberg - Nuclear Has to Use Climate Crisis to Justify High Cost, MIT Says - Jonathan Tirone
  • Financial Times - The challenge for nuclear is to recover its competitive edge - Nick Butler
  • OilPrice - Can France Move Away From Nuclear Energy? - Viktor Katona
  • IOL - OPINION: Of waste and vacuum – the cost of future energy - Bheki Gila
  • Japan Times - Japanese utilities ended funding for nuclear fuel reprocessing in 2016, putting MOX program in doubt
  • Reuters France - France's EDF says strike cuts output at Cruas 2 nuclear reactor - Bate Felix
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - JAEA develops imaging tech to inspect Fukushima N-plant
  • Emerging Europe - China steps up interest in Bulgarian nuclear power plant - Yoan Stanev
  • Japan Today - Japanese utilities stop funding for nuclear fuel reprocessing
  • New Age Bangladesh - Feasibility study for 2nd nuclear power plant begins - Shakahwat Hossain
  • New Energy Times - European Commission Corrects ITER Claims on Its Nuclear Fusion Page - Steven B. Krivit
  • New Energy Times - ITER Page Disappears From EUROfusion Consortium Web Site
  • Montel - French power dives nearly EUR 5 on improved nuclear outlook - Chris Eales
  • Power-Technology - Industry roundtable: will new nuclear benefit the UK? - Scarlett Evans
  • Mohave Daily News - Supervisors asked to support trade law investigation of uranium mining - Jim Seckler
  • Stuff, NZ - Kiwi Fukushima resident says area isn't dangerous despite radiation video - Brad Flahive
  • Calcutta Telegraph - Call to stop uranium mining bid - Rining Lyngdoh
  • Newsclick, New Delhi - Khasi Students Union Opposes UCIL's Uranium Mining Ambitions--The battle against uranium extraction in Meghalaya has been raging since the 1990s - Newsclick, New Delhi
  • Newsclick, New Delhi - Uranium Mining in Jharkhand: Radioactive Poisoning Ravaging Lives in Villages--Tribals lost their lands first, then got employment as contractual labourers, risking their health and lives - Tarique Anwar
  • Energy Voice - Nuclear transport protest in Highlands - Michelle Henderson
  • Chosun Ilbo - Editorial: Nuclear Phase-Out Is the Height of Folly
  • Tehran Times - Talks with Europeans on nuclear deal to continue, Iran says
  • Yonhap News - Nuclear safety agency OKs restart of nuclear reactor
  • UrduPoint News - Russia, Rwanda To Sign Deal On Peaceful Use Of Nuclear Energy In Late 2018 - Ambassador - Fahad Shabbir
  • Al-Arabiya - ANALYSIS: To resurrect the Iran nuclear deal or contain the economic storm? - Michael Flanagan
  • RFI France - Namibie: l'uranium ne paie plus - Sonia Rolley
  • Johannesburg Citizen, South Africa - Editorial: Let's hope action is taken against Gupta cronies
  • Korea IT Times - 14 voids found in KHNP's Hanbit Nuclear containment building - Jung Se-jin
  • Aberdeen Press and Journal - Anti-nuclear protesters showcase public demonstration at the city's train station - Michelle Henderson
  • U.S. News & World Report - Educational Events to Teach About Nuclear Waste Shipping - Grand Island, Neb. (AP)
  • Dhaka Independent, Bangladesh - Govt plans10 mega power projects to generate 15,000MW by 2030
  • BelTA - Belarus, Finland to cooperate in environmental activities
  • LimaOhio News - Letter: Atomic bomb a moral atrocity - Al O'Dell, Kalida
  • UrduPoint News - Construction Of Egypt's 1st Nuclear Plant Dabaa To Start Around June 2020 - Official - Umer Jamshaid
  • Beyond Nuclear - Billions for Space Force; no clean water for Flint -- interview with Karl Grossman
  • Beyond Nuclear - Locals on the march in India to protest nuclear power plant
  • Beyond Nuclear - Australians fighting to stop four disastrous uranium mines
  • SF Examiner, CA - Candidates' ties to Shipyard project, developer at issue in District 10 race - Laura Waxmann
  • USGS - M 4.2 - 10km N of Hagi, Japan
  • World Nuclear News - Completion of fuel loading at Tianwan 4
  • World Nuclear News - Nuclear vital to decarbonisation, says MIT study
  • World Nuclear News - Russia starts hot tests at Novovoronezh II-2
  • IAEA - Is Africa Ready for Nuclear Energy?--Economic growth puts pressure on countries to go nuclear, but hurdles remain - Laura Gil, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Australia National Radioactive Waste Management Facility - Media Statement - Statement on Supreme Court Decision
  • Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission - CNSC releases 2017 Independent Environmental Monitoring Program results for the Cluff Lake closed mine site
  • Fin24 - Nuclear is still there - Dewald Van Rensburg
  • Press TV - Iran will continue support for Syria's fight against terrorism: Zarif
  • Press TV - Kerry defends Iran deal, censures Trump for 'making things up'
  • Press TV - US claims on religious minorities' rights in Iran biased: Bishop
  • Press TV - UNRWA head says millions of Palestinian refugees 'cannot be simply wished away'
  • Press TV - UN court hears case on UK illegal sovereignty on Chagos islands
  • Press TV - Saudi military denies killing schoolchildren despite admitting 'mistakes'
  • Press TV - Norway police investigating disappearance of WikiLeaks consultant
  • Press TV - US views Afghan war as 'cash cow,' will never leave Afghanistan: Analyst
  • Press TV - Turkey will pursue non-dollar transactions in trade: Erdogan -
  • Press TV - Iraq: Reuters report of Iran moving missiles to Baghdad 'without evidence'
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice: Settlements: Alternate Energy Resources, Inc. Superfund Site, Augusta, Richmond County, GA FR Document: 2018-19130 Citation: 83 FR 44873 PDF Pages 44873-44874
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Environmental Assessments; Availability, etc.: FirstEnergy Nuclear Operating Company FirstEnergy Nuclear Generation, LLC Beaver Valley Power Station, Units 1 and 2 FR Document: 2018-19120 Citation: 83 FR 44923 PDF Pages 44923-44925
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Environmental Assessments; Availability, etc.: FirstEnergy Nuclear Operating Company FirstEnergy Nuclear Generation, LLC Davis-Besse Nuclear Power Station, Unit No. 1 FR Document: 2018-19121 Citation: 83 FR 44914 PDF Pages 44914-44916
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Environmental Assessments; Availability, etc.: FirstEnergy Nuclear Operating Company, FirstEnergy Nuclear Generation Company, LLC, Perry Nuclear Power Plant, Unit No. 1 FR Document: 2018-19122 Citation: 83 FR 44927 PDF Pages 44927-44929
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Interim Storage Partners LLC Consolidated Interim Spent Fuel Storage Facility FR Document: 2018-19058 Citation: 83 FR 44922 PDF Pages 44922-44923
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Facility Operating and Combined Licenses: Applications and Amendments Involving Proposed No Significant Hazards Considerations, etc. FR Document: 2018-18067 Citation: 83 FR 44916 PDF Pages 44916-44922
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Protective Order Templates: Hearings on Conformance with the Acceptance Criteria in Combined Licenses FR Document: 2018-19023 Citation: 83 FR 44925 PDF Pages 44925-44927
  • Workers Compensation Programs Office - Notice: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals FR Document: 2018-19165 Citation: 83 FR 44910 PDF Page 44910

    Sunday, September 02, 2018

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - COMMENTARY: Yucca Mountain: No easy transportation, no free government money - Robert J. Halstead, executive director of the Nevada Agency for Nuclear Projects
  • Nevada Appeal - Nevada files to remove Nuclear Commission member for bias
  • Japan Today - Quote Of The Day: We don't intend to protest on scientific grounds...
  • Oak Ridge Today - Nuclear safety board announces appointment of two inspectors, mostly at Y-12 - John Huotari
  • Denver Westword - Op Ed: Keep the Rocky Flats National Wildlife Refuge Closed - LeRoy Moore
  • Tri-City Herald - There's a problem with the records on 12,000 Hanford wells, audit finds - Annette Cary
  • AP News - Blumenthal co-sponsors bill on 1966 Spain H-bomb accident
  • Los Angeles Daily News - There's renewed anger in Chatsworth, Simi Valley, over Santa Susana Field Lab clean-up - Sarah Favot
  • DOE - Energy Department Selects 13 Projects for High Performance Computing to Advance Applied Science and Technology in Manufacturing
  • IAEA - Nuclear Energy Side Events at the 62nd IAEA General Conference
  • Sputnik News - Saudi Official Pushes Plans to Make Qatar an Island, Dump Nuclear Waste There
  • OilPrice - The Future Of Nuclear Engines - Llewellyn King
  • Boulder Daily Camera - G. Edward Bixby: Understanding plutonium decay - G. Edward Bixby, Boulder
  • Washington Post - How an ICBM commander learned to stop worrying and love the bomb - Paul Sonne
  • Fin24 - Nuclear is still there - Dewald Van Rensburg
  • WBTW, Myrtle Beach - Regulators to take closer look following SC uranium leak - Associated Press
  • Akron Beacon Journal - Beacon Journal/Ohio.com editorial board: FES has a nuclear option
  • IOL - Nuclear reaction to IRP
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Editorial: 'Disclose or not' memo suggests SC nuclear project cover-up
  • Japan Today - Japan's nuclear reboot gathers pace; set to curtail LNG demand - Osamu Tsukimori and Aaron Sheldrick
  • Business Day South Africa - SA intelligence agencies warned by CIA in 2009 of Gupta nuclear danger - Ranjeni Munusamy
  • News24 - CIA alerted SA about Guptas in 2009 - report
  • Mainichi Daily News - Roses saved from closed garden in Fukushima blooming again in Toyama
  • Tehran Times - European inaction to save nuclear deal will bring about serious consequences, Kharrazi warns
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Hicks column: Only two ways for SCE&G customers to get their money back, both complicated - Brian Hicks
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - Sohn: TVA's number salad shouldn't cost ratepayers - Pam Sohn
  • Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission - CNSC releases 2017 Independent Environmental Monitoring Program results for the Cluff Lake closed mine site
  • Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission - CNSC releases 2016 Independent Environmental Monitoring Program results update for the McClean Lake operation site

    Saturday, September 01, 2018

  • POGO - The Snack Food and Corn Syrup Lobbyist Shaping Trump's Dietary Guidelines for Americans - Laura Peterson
  • POGO - POGO Identifies Defense Contractors Recently Sanctioned for Human Trafficking Abuses - Neil Gordon
  • POGO - The Pentagon's New Stealth Bookkeeping--Cleaner Financial Books Apparently Require Some Dirtier Numbers - Mark Thompson
  • POGO - Paper Cuts: Campaign Confidential--The President's non-disclosure agreements silence staff. - Bonnie Goldstein
  • POGO - Knowing Their Worth: President's Budget Sought Big Cuts to Inspectors General - Rebecca Jones
  • POGO - Acknowledging Judicial Errors: Rejecting the Doctrine of Judicial Finality - Lou Fisher
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Hearing set for challenge of NRC's Yucca Mountain decisions - Gary Martin
  • Wall Street Journal - The Case That Shaped Brett Kavanaugh's Thinking on Presidential Power - Jess Bravin and Brent Kendall
  • Anchorage Daily News - An Alaskan whistleblower was fired from the Interior Department. Now he's suing the federal government. - Erica Martinson
  • CBC News - U.S. officials take action to protect Alaska whistleblower over leak on Arctic oil exploration - Associated Press
  • GovExec - Some Recently Fired VA Employees May Soon Be Reinstated With Back Pay - Eric Katz
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus, NM - WIPP: One year of shipments from Tennessee lab - Adrian C Hedden
  • Wheaton Business Journal - Attorney suing to keep Rocky Flats refuge closed says feds violated policy
  • AP News - NY says radioactive soil removed from Niagara Falls plaza
  • AP News - Regulators to take closer look following SC uranium leak
  • Reuters - European states should pay costs to benefit from nuclear deal: Iran's Zarif - Dubai Newsroom
  • Reuters - Iran plans to boost ballistic and cruise missile capacity - state news agency - Dubai Newsroom
  • Reuters - UK minister holds talks in Iran in first visit since U.S. quit nuclear deal - Dubai Newsroom
  • Reuters - U.S. sells 11 million barrels of oil from reserve to Exxon, five other firms - Timothy Gardner
  • Daily Telegraph - How Hitler's nuclear ambitions were sunk with a tiny ferry in a Norwegian lake - Sarah Knapton
  • POWERnews - Renewed Vision Shines Light on Dormant Nuclear Site - Darrell Proctor Surgoinsville, Tennessee
  • Concord Monitor, NH - Letter: Why low-yield nuclear weapons are needed - Brian Miller, Bow
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Washington-Moscow nuclear verification: Tensions and solutions - Steven Pifer
  • Energy Reporters - China plans nuclear barge: US
  • Sunday Times Johannesburg - Key questions the Zondo inquiry needs to pose about the nuclear deal - Hartmut Winkler
  • Press TV - UK minister discusses future of nuclear deal in Tehran
  • Press TV - Israel welcomes end of US aid for UN Palestinian refugee agency
  • Press TV - US funding freeze 'flagrant assault' against Palestinians: Official
  • Press TV - Israeli forces attack Palestinian protesters in Gaza, injure 240
  • Pakistan Nation - Pakistan supports Iran on nuclear deal
  • DOE Newswise - Argonne Welcomes DOE Under Secretary for Nuclear Security
  • Portsmouth Daily Times - Piketon wants transparency in plans for A-plant landfill - Tom Corrigan
  • Japan Times - Fukushima water release into sea faces chorus of opposition
  • PR Newswire - 1.4 million pound steam generator placed for Vogtle Unit 4 - Georgia Power
  • LobeLog.com - Creating The Conditions For War - Tyler Cullis
  • Arabian Business - Abu Dhabi Police sets up new unit to respond to nuclear emergencies - Sam Bridge
  • Niagara Gazette - Soil cleanup completed at Falls state park; OFFICIALS: 1,500 tons of contaminated soil removed from park entrance area.
  • New York Review of Books - Tadao's War Memory Manga - Ryan Holmberg
  • Santa Maria Times - Keep Diablo plant running
  • Santa Maria Times - Letter: Keep Diablo plant running - William Gloege, Santa Maria
  • Atlanta Journal-Constitution - Investigate Vogtle before DOE issues more loans, groups tell Congress - Anastaciah Ondieki
  • KUNC Colorado - Energy Sectors Use More Water Than Previously Thought - Ali Budner
  • IPS - UN Seeks Probe into Saudi Bombing of Civilian Targets - Thalif Deen
  • DoL:OWCP:DEEOIC - Federal Energy Employee's Occupational Illness Compensation Program Act Procedure Manual
  • Trend News Agency - Iran decided to remain in JCPOA after receiving calls from EU: Larijani
  • Japan Times - Fukushima mulls action against Netflix over Dark Tourist video of 3/11 hot zone
  • Mainichi Daily News - Late Japanese American animation director Murakami's A-bomb film to be made - Yudai Nakazawa
  • Mehr News Agency - Iran, Iraq agree to keep trade without US dollar -
  • Press TV - 9/11 hijackers were brought to US from Saudi Arabia by CIA: Scholar

    Friday, August 31, 2018

  • Nevada Appeal - Nevada files to remove Nuclear Commission member for bias
  • The Inertia, Playa del Rey, CA - Environmental Group Wants Immediate Removal of Nuclear Waste From San Onofre Area - Dylan Heyden
  • DOE:IG - Audit Report: DOE-OIG-18-45, Followup on Well Decommissioning at the Hanford Site
  • KSL-TV - Geoff Liesik, KSL TV, File--Is more depleted uranium headed to Utah? - Amy Joi O'Donoghue
  • St George Independent - EnergySolutions seeks yet another exemption for depleted uranium - Grace Olscamp
  • FOX 13 News, Salt Lake City, UT - Public to weigh in before state votes on accepting depleted uranium - Ben Winslow
  • Albuquerque Journal, NM - US Senate hopefuls vow to help Trinity Test descendants - Russell Contreras / Associated Press
  • Kingman Daily Miner, AZ - McSally wants eligibility changed for Mohave County Downwinders - Hubble Ray Smith
  • Eyewitness News Johannesburg - Daniels: I was vilified and harassed at Eskom for being whistleblower - Gia Nicolaides
  • Plainview Daily Herald, TX - US nuke repository eyes 2nd New Mexico waste trucks route
  • Daily Herald, Columbia, TN - Concerns about EM cleanup efforts - Ben Pounds
  • GoLocalProv, RI - AECOM - Consultant to 195 Project Has Paid $100M in Federal Fines and Penalties
  • Los Alamos Daily Post, NM - EM Assistant Secretary White Focuses On Collaboration In Japan Visit
  • Simi Valley Acorn - City puts cork on groundwater study - Melissa Simon
  • AP News - South Korean president to send envoy to North Korea for nuclear and pre-summit talks
  • AP News - US nuke repository eyes 2nd New Mexico waste trucks route
  • Bloomberg - Iran's Oil Exports Slump to 2 1/2 Year Low Before U.S. Sanctions - Prejula Prem and Alex Longley
  • Bloomberg - Inspectors Say Iran Is Still Abiding by the Nuclear Deal - Jonathan Tirone
  • Bloomberg - Trump to Back $200 Billion China Tariffs as Early as Next Week, Sources Say - Jennifer Jacobs, Shawn Donnan, Andrew Mayeda, and Saleha Mohsin
  • Reuters - Iran rejects French call for further negotiations - Babak Dehghanpisheh
  • Reuters - Dam nation: Big state projects spared in China's hydro crackdown - David Stanway
  • The State, SC - More leaks discovered at troubled SC nuclear fuel factory; feds investigating - Sammy Fretwell
  • IAEA - Nuclear Energy Side Events at the 62nd IAEA General Conference
  • S&P Global Platts - Engie delays return of Belgian nuclear reactors Doel 1, Doel 2 to December - Henry Edwardes-Evans, Anuradha Ramanathan, Fabio Reale, Mario Perez
  • Salt Lake Tribune - EnergySolutions wants an exemption so it can dispose of uranium munitions in Utah - Brian Maffly
  • Deseret News - EnergySolutions' proposal to store depleted uranium in Tooele County would 'establish a dangerous precedent,' activists say - Amy Joi O'Donoghue
  • Casper Star-Tribune - Wyoming to take over nuclear permitting - Daniel Bendtsen
  • The Hill blog - US nuclear power: Too strategic to fail - David Gattie
  • World Nuclear News - Making the case for nuclear in South Africa
  • World Nuclear News - Indonesia extends nuclear cooperation with China
  • World Nuclear News - Russia reaches welding milestone with fast neutron reactor
  • World Nuclear News - Brazil increases uranium enrichment capacity
  • Reuters - Japan's nuclear reboot gathers pace, set to curtail LNG demand - Osamu Tsukimori, Aaron Sheldrick
  • Palestine Chronicle - Israel Threatens to Use Nuclear Weapons to 'Wipe Out' its Enemies
  • Radio Prague - Decision on financing of new nuclear reactors expected by end-year - Daniela Lazarová
  • Albuquerque Journal, NM - US nuke repository eyes 2nd New Mexico waste trucks route - Associated Press
  • Boise State Public Radio, ID - Miniature Reactor Project "A Game Changer" For Nuclear Energy Generation - Richard Copeland
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Pakistani nuclear forces, 2018 - Hans M. Kristensen, Robert S. Norris, Julia Diamond
  • ProPublica - New Mexico Senators Speak Out Over Order They Say Would Hamper Nuclear Safety Board - Rebecca Moss
  • Calvert Recorder, White Plains, MD - Nuke plant on track for funding endgame - Tamara Ward
  • Huffington Post blog - Iran Continues To Honor Nuclear Deal Pledges Despite U.S. Withdrawal: UN Watchdog - Dominique Mosbergen
  • WACH FOX 57, Columbia SC - DHEC testing eight wells after uranium spill in Lower Richland County - Courtney King
  • Lusaka Mast, Zambia - Zambia to operate own nuclear power plant within the next 10 to 15 years, says Msiska - Chambwa Moonga
  • Aberdeen Press and Journal - Anti-nuclear protesters stage demonstration against the transportation of nuclear waste - Michelle Henderson
  • Dissident Voice - Energy: Missing from the Nuclear Story - Don Fitz
  • Oswego County Today - Nine Mile Point Nuclear Station Unit 2 Returns To Full Power
  • Mainichi Daily - Murky start as lack of experience plagues Monju decommissioning - Toshiyuki Suzuki and Ei Okada
  • Asahi Shimbun - EDITORIAL: Safe and steady progress needed to finally end Monju debacle
  • Jordan Times - First int'l conference for nuclear medicine held in Amman
  • Compelo, London - Exiting Euratom: renegotiating the UK's role in Europe's nuclear family - Julian Turner
  • Daily Pakistan - Russia to protect Pakistan's nuclear power plant with hi-tech radar - Dawood Rehman
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - International Partnership for Nuclear Disarmament Verification: Laying a foundation for future arms reductions - Corey Hinderstein, vice president for the International Program at the Nuclear Threat Initiative
  • New Civil Engineer, London - Wylfa nuclear bid set to pass key planning milestone - Emily Ashwell
  • Aiken Standard, SC - Pit mission at SRS will hopefully begin soon, NNSA official says - Colin Demarest
  • Xinhua - UAE's Abu Dhabi sets up nuclear security unit to handle nuclear emergencies
  • Deseret News - Guest opinion: How Utah is pioneering a future with clean nuclear energy - John Kotek
  • 12 News WBNG, Johnson City, NY - NY says radioactive soil removed from Niagara Falls plaza
  • CM Mining Weekly - Uranium premining activity in north-east India comes to a halt - Ajoy K Das
  • New Delhi Times - China's Floating Nuclear Power Plants Pose Risks in South China Sea - Voice of America (VOA)
  • North Wales Chronicle - 740 acre site for Wylfa Newydd recommended for approval - Gareth Wyn Williams
  • Creamer Media's Engineering News - South Africa's nuclear industry raises objections to new IRP - Rebecca Campbell
  • UrduPoint News - Rosatom Plans To Sign Contracts On Preparing Egypt's Dabaa NPP Site In 2018 - ASE - Fahad Shabbir
  • Alabama News - Haney's Bellefonte loan application facing scrutiny from senator - Paul Gattis
  • The State, SC - Regulators to take closer look following SC uranium leak - Associated Press
  • FITSNews.com, SC - SC Lawmakers: NextEra Still Interested In Palmetto State Deal
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - SCANA to pay shareholders a dividend at sharply reduced rate - John McDermott
  • NAS - Project Update: Disposal of Surplus Plutonium in the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant
  • Asahi Shimbun - Residents blast water-discharge method at Fukushima plant
  • Japan Times - In Geneva, students from Japan call for nuclear abolition
  • Japan Times - English-speaking storyteller to visit Portugal and relay Nagasaki hibakusha experience
  • Mainichi Daily - Record 5.3 tril. yen defense budget sought with missile shield system
  • Jiji Press - Fukushima Water Release into Sea Faces Chorus of Opposition
  • Mehr News - Iran will not negotiate at any level with unreliable US: senior cleric
  • Press TV - EU will continue efforts to keep Iran nuclear deal alive: Mogherini
  • Press TV - Yemen: 19 fishermen missing after Saudi airstrike
  • Press TV - Saudi Arabia enjoys US, Israel backing on Yemen atrocities: Expert
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Hanford FR Document: 2018-18935 Citation: 83 FR 44611 PDF Page 44611
  • Energy Department - Notice Methane Hydrate Advisory Committee FR Document: 2018-18955 Citation: 83 FR 44611 PDF Pages 44611-44612
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Weekly Receipts FR Document: 2018-18932 Citation: 83 FR 44625 PDF Pages 44625-44626
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Amendment; Applications: Exelon Generation Co., LLC Byron Station, Unit Nos. 1 and 2 FR Document: 2018-18922 Citation: 83 FR 44677 PDF Pages 44677-44680
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Applications: Integrated Storage Partner's Waste Control Specialists Consolidated Interim Storage Facility FR Document: C1-2018-18758 Citation: 83 FR 44680 PDF Page 44680
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards FR Document: 2018-18933 Citation: 83 FR 44675 PDF Pages 44675-44676
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Petitions: First Energy Corp.; First Energy Solutions; FirstEnergy Nuclear Generation; FirstEnergy Nuclear Operating Co. FR Document: 2018-18923 Citation: 83 FR 44676 PDF Pages 44676-44677

    Thursday, August 30, 2018

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Nevada files to force NRC official's recusal from Yucca Mountain - Gary Martin
  • Bloomberg Government - Energy, Veterans Money Measure Top Priority When House Returns - Jack Fitzpatrick
  • ThisisReno - Local Political Events Mark Anticipation for Upcoming November Election - Ty O'Neil and Don Dike-Anukam
  • PolitiFact - The 2018 midterms: Here are key Senate races we're covering - PolitiFact Staff
  • KUTV, Salt Lake City, UT - EnergySolutions asks to bring thousands of tons of depleted uranium to Utah - Brian Mullahy
  • Salt Lake City Weekly - Citizen Revolt: Aug. 30, Learn about the benefits of dark skies, embrace skateboard diplomacy and get the latest on Utah's nuclear threat. - Katharine Biele
  • HEAL Utah - Radioactive Utah-Depleted Uranium Community Night
  • Oil & Gas Journal - USGS Resources Program faces changing energy picture, report finds">USGS Resources Program faces changing energy picture, report finds - Nick SnowUSGS Resources Program faces changing energy picture, report finds">USGS Resources Program faces changing energy picture, report finds - Nick Snow
  • High Country News - The West's atomic past, in opera halls--On stage and in Congress, Trinity test downwinders fight for recognition. - Elena Saavedra Buckley
  • FedSmith - OSC Files Complaint Over Whistleblower's Termination - Ian Smith
  • DOE:Newswise - Secretary of Energy honors LLNL scientist with prestigious award
  • Los Alamos Daily Post, NM - Pongratz: Why Care About The Gross Receipts Tax? - Morris Pongratz, Los Alamos County Councilor
  • Oak Ridger - Concerns about EM cleanup efforts - Ben Pounds
  • Los Alamos Daily Post, NM - Environmental Historian Scott Einberger Speak On Stewart Udall's Life and Legacy Sept. 5
  • Cleveland Plain Dealer - FirstEnergy Solutions closing its last Ohio and Pennsylvania coal-fired power plants - John Funk
  • Tri-City Herald, WA - This company has a $7.1B contract at Hanford. Now it has a new leader - Annette Cary
  • Daily Camera, Boulder, CO - Attorney suing to keep Rocky Flats refuge closed says feds violated policy--An allegation that trailhead signage represents 'grave disservice' - John Bear
  • LobeLog - Three Years On, The Iran Nuclear Deal Is Still Israel's Best Bet - Shemuel Meir
  • New Vision, Uganda - African states plan radioactive waste management - Prisca Baike
  • EurekAlert - DOE study targets safer storage of nuclear waste - University of Houston
  • AP News - Utility to close coal power plants in Ohio, Pennsylvania - Julie Carr Smyth
  • AP News - IAEA says Iran remains in compliance with nuclear deal, providing access to all sites
  • Bloomberg - Inspectors Say Iran Is Still Abiding by the Nuclear Deal - Jonathan Tirone
  • Bloomberg - Why the U.S.-North Korea Nuclear Talks Have Stalled
  • Bloomberg - Iran Says It Will Block Middle East Oil Exports If It Can't Ship - Ladane Nasseri
  • Bloomberg - Making Iran Sanctions Hit Harder This Time - Ellen R. Wald and Behnam Ben Taleblu
  • Reuters - Iran is complying with nuclear deal restrictions: IAEA report - Francois Murphy, Robin Emmott
  • Reuters - Report for French government backs new nuclear reactors that departed minister had opposed: paper - Laurence Frost, w/Simon Carraud
  • Reuters - Savvy European utilities shield themselves from higher carbon costs - Vera Eckert, Nina Chestney
  • Asahi Shimbun - Assemblies make moves to reject playing host to nuclear waste - Chiaki Ogihara
  • Pahrump Valley Times - Energy Secretary Rick Perry quietly visits Southern Nevada - Mike Brunker and Henry Brean
  • Nevada Independent - IndyMatters: SNWA chief talks Colorado River, pipeline, need for changes to Nevada water law - Daniel Rothberg
  • The State, SC - Federal safety inspectors didn't know about nuclear leak for years - Sammy Fretwell
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Under siege: Safety in the nuclear weapons complex - Robert Alvarez
  • Jerusalem Post - How should Israel respond if it can't stop Iran producing nuclear weapons? - Yonah Jeremy Bob
  • Ha'aretz Daily - President Rivlin Was Not Invited to Nuclear Reactor Renaming Ceremony - Chaim Levinson
  • Sierra Magazine - A Nuclear Energy Meltdown Scrambles Southern Politics - Andrea Cooper
  • Financial Mail, South Africa - EDITORIAL: Nuclear gets the bullet
  • Laramie Boomerang, WY - Wyoming to take over nuclear permitting - Daniel Bendtsen
  • Nevada Agency for Nuclear Projects - Press Release: Recusal of NRC Commissioner David Wright - Robert Halstead, Executive Director, Nevada Agency for Nuclear Projects
  • Xinhua - Kenya mulls law to fast track development of nuclear energy
  • Danville Register & Bee - National voices support Virginia Uranium's claim in Supreme Court case - Halle Parker
  • Daily Express - EU waters 'infected with RADIOACTIVE waste on par with Chernobyl - Carly Read
  • NHK World - Workers begin removing nuclear fuel at Monju
  • NHK World - Public hearing in Fukushima on tritium-laced water
  • Mainichi Daily - Fast-breeder reactor Monju's decommissioning work begins with fuel removal
  • IAEA - Faced with Growing Demand for Services, Philippine Nuclear Research Institute to Upgrade Irradiation Facility - Miklos Gaspar, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Climate Action London, UK - Renewable energy to replace nuclear power in South Africa
  • Urdu Point - S.Africa State Nuclear Corporation To Submit Amendments To Gov't Energy Plan - Spokeswoman - Umer Jamshaid
  • Los Alamos Monitor, NM - Nuclear safety oversight board takes aim at new policies
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Editorial: Sense of urgency over future nudges 4 companies toward nuclear tie-upSense of urgency over future nudges 4 companies toward nuclear tie-up
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Decommissioning begins at Monju
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR WASTE: Nev. takes NRC commissioner to court over Yucca Mountain - Sam Mintz
  • CBC Canada - EMO shows off roadside nuclear decontamination centre - Connell Smith · CBC News
  • Daily Mirror - MoD accused of meddling in review for nuclear veterans--Defence Secretary Gavin Williamson urged to step in - Susie Boniface
  • NASDAQ - Japan's Kyushu Electric may restrict renewable energy supplies after nuclear ramp-up - Osamu Tsukimori
  • TASS - Russia to supply radar for protecting nuclear power plant in Pakistan
  • Daily Post North Wales - Trump, Brexit, the environment ... why some believe nuclear power station clearance plan is jumping the gun - Gareth Wyn-Williams
  • Lusaka Times, Zambia - African countries should invest in nuclear energy-Msiska
  • Energy Reporters - The Most Dangerous Nuclear Power Plant - Rauli Partanen
  • Total Croatia News - Equipment from Croatia Helps Upkeep of Russian Nuclear Plants - Lauren Simmonds
  • New London Day, CT - Bill would make veterans involved in 1966 nuclear cleanup eligible for benefits
  • All Things Nuclear - Breaking Containment at Crystal River 3 - Dave Lochbaum, director, Nuclear Safety Project
  • Mainichi Daily - Gov't, TEPCO plan to dump treated water in sea angers Fukushima fishermen
  • Greenwich Time - Iran's teetering nuclear deal atop European Union agenda as new report looms - Jonathan Tirone, Bloomberg
  • Press of Atlantic City - Board of Public Utilities moves to create zero emission credit program for nuclear plants - Michelle Brunetti
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - Nuclear Regulatory Commission dings San Onofre for 'low safety significance' violation - Rob Nikolewski
  • Surfer Magazine - Surfers Taking a Stand Against San Onofre's Nuclear Waste Storage - Ashtyn Douglas
  • Hill Times, Ottawa - Feds chart path on small modular reactors as questions on nuclear's role in climate push remain - Jolson Lim
  • Business Standard India - UCIL shuts Meghalaya offices, terminates 10 workers
  • NHK World - Decommissioning old facilities could take 70 years
  • Savannah Morning News - Editorial: Limit Vogtle fallout on Georgians
  • Energy News Network - EPA considers easing rules for mercury emissions - Dan Haugen
  • Dana Point Times, CA - NRC to Conduct Special Inspection at SONGS Following 'Near-Miss' Canister Incident - Eric Heinz
  • Hoist Magazine - Belgian nuclear plant installs SFP crane
  • Citrus County Chronicle - Letter: Suffocated by government regulations Suffocated by government regulations - Charles R. Jones, Hernando
  • SF Bayview - Hunters Point Shipyard: A few caring people are changing the world - Ahimsa Porter Sumchai, MD
  • World Nuclear News - New Brunswick to test emergency plans
  • World Nuclear News - Fuel removal work starts at Japan's Monju reactor
  • NHK World - Public hearing in Fukushima on tritium-laced water
  • NHK World - Workers begin removing nuclear fuel at Monju
  • Asahi Shimbun - Work starts to decommission problem-plagued Monju reactor
  • Japan Times - Work by the Japan Atomic Energy Agency to remove fuel from Monju reactor begins
  • Jiji Press - (Update) Work to Remove Fuel from Monju Reactor Begins
  • BelTA - Belarusian-Latvian agreement on cooperation in nuclear safety approved
  • Press TV - Zarif slams Netanyahu for 'shameless' threat of 'nuclear annihilation' against Iran
  • Press TV - Iran remains compliant with 2015 nuclear deal, IAEA reports
  • Press TV - Syrian children kidnapped to be used in false chemical attack in Idlib: Report
  • Press TV - US government-wide cover-up of Saudi complicity in 9/11 revealed in new book - Thomas Drake
  • Press TV - Iran lambastes nuclear-armed US, Israel as world marks Intl. Day against Nuclear Tests
  • Press TV - Iran to leave nuclear deal if it fails to serve national interests, says Ayatollah Khamenei
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Proposed Rule Use of Electronic Signatures by Medical Licensees on Internal Documents FR Document: 2018-18816 Citation: 83 FR 44247 PDF Page 44247
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Combined Licenses: Southern Nuclear Operating Co., Inc., Vogtle Electric Generating Plant, Units 3 and 4; ITAAC for Pneumatic Testing of VES Air Lines FR Document: 2018-18846 Citation: 83 FR 44308 PDF Pages 44308-44309
  • Presidential Documents - Proclamation Special Observances: Death of Senator John Sidney McCain III (Proc. 9775) FR Document: 2018-19025 Citation: 83 FR 44171 PDF Page 44171

    Wednesday, August 29, 2018

  • WRDW-TV Augusta - Nuclear waste storage at Yucca Mountain discussed with congressman Tuesday - Matt Kaufax
  • Rapid City Journal - Crow Butte's Marsland Expansion under consideration - Kerri Rempp
  • Rapid City Journal - A 'convoluted train wreck': Natural gas project goes bust in SD--State, landowners potentially saddled with 40 idled wells near Buffalo - Seth Tupper
  • Los Alamos Daily Post, NM - LANL: High-Impact Los Alamos Innovations Honored As R&D 100 Award Finalists - LANL News
  • Albuquerque Journal, NNM - Nuke safety board raps DOE rule; limits on info, access at issue - Mark Oswald
  • HNN Huntingtonnews - Watchdog Groups Oppose Energy Department Attempt to Limit Oversight, Endanger Safety at Nuclear Facilities
  • ProPublica - Nuclear Safety Board Slams Energy Department Plan to Weaken Oversight - Rebecca Moss
  • Albuquerque Journal, NNM - Nuke safety board raps DOE rule; limits on info, access at issue - Mark Oswald
  • Tri-City Herald, WA - Second Hanford radioactive tunnel collapse expected. and it could be more severe - Annette Cary
  • Government Executive - Watchdog Finds Faults with Hanford Workers' Comp - Erich Wagner
  • AP News - Second Hanford radioactive tunnel collapse expected
  • Business Wire - Customer Rate Cuts Go Into Effect From Final San Onofre Nuclear Plant Settlement
  • AP News - Nuclear safety oversight board takes aim at new policies - Susan Montoya Bryan
  • AP News - French environment minister quits: World 'not doing enough' - John Leicester
  • AP News - US ready for talks when it's clear NKorea will denuclearize - Matthew Pennington
  • Bloomberg - Why the U.S.-North Korea Nuclear Talks Have Stalled - David Tweed
  • Bloomberg - The Shale Dividend for Utilities Is Ending - Liam Denning
  • Bloomberg - Khamenei Sees No Hope of Europe Salvaging Iran Nuclear Deal - Ladane Nasseri
  • Bloomberg - Macron and Merkel Are Signaling They've Finally Had Enough of Trump - Richard Bravo, Birgit Jennen, and Ian Wishart
  • Bloomberg - Why Coal Power Is Merkel's Biggest Climate Challenge - Brian Parkin and William Wilkes
  • Bloomberg - California Moves to Require 100% Clean Electricity by 2045 - Mark Chediak and Chris Martin
  • Reuters - At Dimona reactor, Netanyahu warns Israel's foes they risk ruin - Dan Williams
  • Reuters - Iran accuses Washington of bullying even U.S. allies - Bozorgmehr Sharafedin
  • Reuters - Commentary: Why China and Russia are obsessed with vast new war games - Peter Apps
  • Reuters - Iran's Khamenei says Europe cannot save nuclear deal, help economy - Bozorgmehr Sharafedin
  • Reuters - Iran's Khamenei says nuclear deal can be abandoned if does not serve interests: website - Bozorgmehr Sharafedin
  • Reuters - RPT-French minister's exit may give EDF's nuclear plants new lease of life - Geert De Clercq, Michel Rose
  • Modern Ghana - Is Africa Ready For Nuclear Energy? - Laura Gil
  • Forbes blog - How Far Do You Have To Run After A Small Modular Nuclear Meltdown? - James Conca
  • Vice Motherboard - 'We Were Guinea Pigs': Soldiers Explain What Nuclear Bomb Blasts Feel Like - Matthew Gault
  • VICE - What Does a Nuclear Bomb Explosion Feel Like?
  • ThinkProgress - Residents in contaminated Georgia town call for more oversight of new nuclear power plant - Jeremy Deaton
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Nuclear power plant of the future? - Dawn Stover
  • Daily Maverick - Draft energy IRP welcomed, but some doubts remain - Melanie Gosling
  • CleanTechnica - South Africa Drops Nuclear in Favor of Renewables - Joshua S Hill
  • ThinkProgress - Senator requests documents on Michael Cohen's 'pay to play' work for nuclear developer - Mark Hand
  • Taipei Times - Groups, legislator say pro-nuclear calls 'unrealistic' - Ann Maxon
  • S&P Global Platts - Sweden's Vattenfall postpones 1.1 GW Forsmark nuclear reactor-3 outage amid tight system - Anuradha Ramanathan
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-Japan's Kyushu Electric may restrict renewable energy supplies after nuclear ramp-up - Osamu Tsukimori
  • World Nuclear News - Initial tests at UK pulsed power device
  • World Nuclear News - Contract awarded for Dounreay NaK removal
  • Kazinform - Kazakhstan intends to ratify Nuclear Weapon Ban Treaty
  • Kazakh TV - August 29 - The International Day against Nuclear tests
  • Aiken Standard, SC - AECOM names former DOE executive as new nuclear-environment leader - Colin Demarest
  • Asia-Pacific Diplomat - What the New US Nuclear Posture Means for Northeast Asia - Masashi Murano
  • Twin Falls Times-News - Letter: Put nuclear power downwind of Idaho - Donald Acheson, Twin Falls
  • KUNM Albuquerque, NM - Judges Weigh Charges In Compound Case, Nuclear Safety Board Criticizes New Policies - University Of New Mexico
  • PML Daily, Uganda - Uganda hosts Africa nuclear experts meeting as states plan radioactive waste management - Javira Ssebwami
  • Johannesburg Citizen - Key questions Zondo inquiry needs to ask about nuclear deal - Hartmut Winkler
  • Times of Israel - At nuclear facility, Netanyahu threatens IDF will hit Iran with all its might
  • Korea Times - Daewoo E&C joins consortium for nuclear projects abroad - Park Jae-hyuk
  • Oak Ridger - Howanitz: $6.5B UPF project 'on schedule and on budget' - Carolyn Krause
  • Florida Times-Union - Georgia agency tells JEA demand to kill nuke project filled with errors, baseless threats - Nate Monroe
  • E&E Daily - POLITICS: Pressure mounts over former Trump attorney's nuclear lobbying - Sam Mintz
  • Cleveland Plain Dealer - Nuclear plant bonus plan gets a grilling in bankruptcy court - John Funk
  • Ahwatukee Foothills News, Tempe, AZ - Judge slaps down challenge to clean energy referendum - Howard Fischer
  • NextBigFuture - China has multi-billion projects developing liquid and solid fuel molten salt reactors - Brian Wang
  • Las Cruces Sun-News - Letter: Perfect record will end somedayPerfect record will end someday - Vincent Louis, Las Cruces
  • Iranian Financial Tribune - Nuclear Desalination Cost-Effective
  • Limerick-Royersford-Spring City Patch - Limerick Nuclear Plant To Host Community Information Night - Justin Heinze
  • Aiken Standard, SC - U.S. Rep. Jeff Duncan: MOX decisions, misinformation prove worrisome - Colin Demarest
  • Hindustan Times - An NSG membership can open new doors for India
  • Shoreline Beacon - Proposed Nuclear Institute in Southampton sparks debate
  • FOX 13 News, Salt Lake City, UT - EnergySolutions asks for exemption to take some depleted uranium, environmentalists plan to fight it - Ben Winslow
  • Bellona - Kola Nuclear Power Plant's oldest reactor to run until 2033 - Charles Digges
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Feud started with NEI jab at wind power – court documents - Sam Mintz
  • Military Times - Lawmaker presses for quicker action to help military clean-up crews of 1966 nuclear accident - Leo Shane III
  • RenewEconomy.au - US renewables outshine nuclear, close gap on coal - Joshua S Hill
  • IAEA - IAEA Meeting Makes Progress Toward Multi-Unit Probabilistic Safety Assessments - Ovidiu Coman, IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security; Shahen Poghosyan, IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security
  • Oak Ridge Today - NNSA, TVA agree to 'down-blend' uranium to produce tritium for weapons - John Huotari
  • Pakistan Daily Times - Why Pakistan is being discriminated for granting membership of NSG - Hareem Aqdas
  • NextBigFuture - Understanding the super safety of the Moltex nuclear plant which will be built in Canada - Brian Wang
  • BeachGrit - Surfing in post-nuclear meltdown Fukushima: "The Radiation is down and the surf is up!" - Derek Rielly
  • Lexington County Chronicle, SC - SCE&G aimed to raise rates 34%
  • Westmorland Gazette - Letter: There is a strong case for Cumbria and Lancashire LEPs to combine - Cllr Graham Vincent, Economy Portfolio Holder, South Lakeland District Council
  • UPI - U.N. report: Attacks by Yemen, Saudi coalition may amount to war crimes - Sommer Brokaw
  • Truthout - Less Than 24 Hours After Senate Rejected Effort to Curb Slaughter, 26 More Children Killed by US-Backed Bombing in Yemen - Jon Queally, Common Dreams
  • My Horry News, Horry County, SC - Myrtle Beach's 10-year plan to underground utility lines, HGTC renovations - Janet Morgan
  • NRC - NRC to Review Subsequent License Renewal Application for Peach Bottom Reactors
  • NRC - NUREG-1437, Supplement 59: Generic Environmental Impact Statement for License Renewal of Nuclear Plants – Regarding Waterford Steam Electric Station, Unit 3 – Draft Report for Comment
  • DoL:DEEOIC - Division of Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation (DEEOIC) - Outreach Event: Shiprock, New Mexico
  • IAEA - IAEA Coordinated Research Project Develops Quality Audits for Advanced Technology in Radiotherapy Dose Delivery - Sarah Kiehne, IAEA Department of Nuclear Sciences and Applications
  • Trend News Agency, Azerbaijan - Khamenei calls on government to stop pinning hopes on Europe
  • Trend News Agency, Azerbaijan - All Total's equipment, investment to remain in Iran
  • Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission - Health Effects of the Chernobyl Accident
  • Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission - Presentation: READY FOR THE FUTURE - Rumina Velshi, President and CEO, Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Gordhan: Eskom should be allowed to compete in the renewable space - Lameez Omarjee
  • Press TV - US, Israel form new joint task force to take on Iran
  • Press TV - Iran lambastes nuclear-armed US, Israel as world marks Intl. Day against Nuclear Tests
  • Press TV - Unhappy with Iran bans, UK trying to maintain trade
  • Press TV - Israeli court rubber-stamps new settlement in occupied West Bank
  • Press TV - Iraq sending team to US to seek Iran bans waivers
  • Press TV - Iran to leave nuclear deal if it fails to serve national interests, says Ayatollah Khamenei
  • Press TV - US envoy to UN questions Palestinian right of return to Israel-occupied homeland
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Environmental Assessments; Availability, etc.: Target Fabrication Portion of Northwest Medical Isotopes Radioisotope Production Facility FR Document: 2018-18757 Citation: 83 FR 44068 PDF Pages 44068-44070
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Applications: Integrated Storage Partner's Waste Control Specialists Consolidated Interim Storage Facility FR Document: 2018-18758 Citation: 83 FR 44070 PDF Pages 44070-44075
  • Nuclear Waste Technical Review Board - Notice Senior Executive Service Performance Review Board Membership FR Document: 2018-18726 Citation: 83 FR 44075 PDF Pages 44075-44076

    Tuesday, August 28, 2018

  • The Verge - How a nuclear stalemate left radioactive waste stranded on a California beach - Rachel Becker
  • American Chemical Society C&EN - Radioactive waste stranded as U.S. shifts from nuclear energy - Jeff Johnson
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - McCain had complicated relationship with Nevada, Harry Reid - Gary Martin
  • Nevada Appeal - Rosen campaign makes Fallon stop - Steve Ranson
  • NHK World - Nuclear waste briefings in coastal areas
  • NHK World - Nuclear fuel removal to start at Monju reactor
  • NHK World - New earthquake probability scale
  • NHK World - Students from Hiroshima, Nagasaki meet diplomats
  • PJ Media - Suspended Pentagon Whistleblower Says FBI's Russia Probe Was 'All a Set-Up' - Debra Heine
  • Daily Maverick - The price of speaking out as a whistle-blower in South Africa is high. Just Ask Moss Phakoe's family - Alison Tilley
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - Editorial: Secrets government shouldn't keep Secrets government shouldn't keep
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - During nuclear audit, Santee Cooper executives faced a question: 'Disclose or not' - Thad Moore
  • Idaho State Journal - Nuclear waste to be hot topic at local forum set for Aug. 30 - Don't Waste Idaho
  • CBS Denver - 'We've Already Forgotten': Curator Opens Rocky Flats Exhibit At Library - Jeff Todd
  • Simi Valley Acorn - Groundwater study halted, for now - Melissa Simon
  • Pahrump Valley Times - ARES energy storage project wins Nye County approval - Robin Hebrock
  • Bloomberg - France's Nuclear Future in Play - Francois De Beaupuy
  • Bloomberg - A Carbon-Free California Requires a Lot More Cheap Batteries - Naureen S Malik and Mark Chediak
  • Bloomberg - Can China Afford to Be The World's Next Superpower? - Marc Champion
  • Bloomberg - Iran's Legislature Grills Embattled Rouhani on Economic Policy - Ladane Nasseri
  • Bloomberg - French Energy Minister Resigns in Clash With Macron - Helene Fouquet
  • Bloomberg - What Does a Chinese Superpower Look Like? Nothing Like the U.S. - Marc Champion
  • Reuters - Iraq sending team to U.S. to seek deal on transactions with Iran -PM - Ahmed Aboulenein
  • Reuters - Exclusive: France restricts travel by diplomats to Iran - John Irish
  • Reuters - U.S.: Iran misusing World Court with suit aimed at lifting sanctions - Stephanie van den Berg
  • Reuters - Iran parliament censures Rouhani in sign pragmatists losing sway - Bozorgmehr Sharafedin
  • Reuters - North Korea tells U.S. denuclearization talks may fall apart: CNN - Mekhla Raina in BENGALURU, David Brunnstrom and Matt Spetalnick in WASHINGTON, Cynthia Kim in SEOUL
  • The Conversation - UK nuclear industry could be a national treasure – if it tackles these key issues - Richard Taylor
  • NHK World - Unfinished nuclear fuel plant had water leak
  • Reuters UK - French minister's exit may give EDF's nuclear plants new lease of life - Geert De Clercq, Michel Rose
  • ESI Africa - Exploring current trends in nuclear power
  • BBC News - Plaid's nuclear compromise should change, says Leanne Wood
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - Holtec vows safe transport of spent nuclear fuel to Carlsbad and Hobbs - Adrian C Hedden
  • World Nuclear News - US regulators agree smaller SMR emergency zones
  • World Nuclear News - Fuel loading under way at fourth Tianwan unit
  • World Nuclear News - Nuclear remains static under South African plan
  • NextBigFuture - China and Russia looking at 27 floating nuclear reactors but ThorCon and Indonesia could scale to 100 per year
  • SA Independent - Nuclear energy expert blasts IRP - Luyolo Mkentane
  • Sydney Morning Herald - Floating energy solution or time bomb? Russia buoys nuclear power plant - Andrew Kramer
  • Asahi Shimbun - Assemblies make moves to reject playing host to nuclear waste - Chiaki Ogihara
  • Palm Beach Post, FL - FPL takes St. Lucie nuclear unit offline - Charles Elmore
  • Manchester Evening News - He was just 20 miles from a nuclear blast. The flash was so intense he could see the bones in his hands - ByHelen Johnson
  • Mainichi Daily - Researchers develop technology to remove radioactive tritium from water
  • Buffalo News - Another Voice: What, me worry about radioactive waste? - David Brooks, former environmental services director of the City of Niagara Falls
  • Syracuse Post Standard - Hawkins: Nuclear power is unreliable, dangerous, costly - Howie Hawkins, Syracuse, Green Party candidate for governor of New York
  • Xinhua - Locals protest against nuclear power plant in western India
  • Mainichi Daily - Free temporary housing for Fukushima evacuees to mostly end in March '20
  • Mainichi Daily - Controversial Fukushima statue of child in radiation suit to be removed
  • Kyodo News - Japanese students call for nuclear abolition in Geneva
  • Financial Times - Kepco in last-ditch attempt to save Moorside nuclear plant project - Sylvia Pfeifer in London, Song Jung-a in Seoul and Leo Lewis in Tokyo
  • Jamestown Post Journal, NY - Mitrano Wants To Spend More To Clean Up West Valley Plant - Eric Zavinski
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Access, oversight of sites like Los Alamos subject of hearing - Rebecca Moss
  • Arizona Daily Star - Arizona clean energy initiative OK for ballot, judge rules - Howard Fischer
  • Eyewitness News Johannesburg - Radebe: Nuclear power will contribute only 4% to SA energy plan - Lindsay Dentlinger
  • Business Day, South Africa - WATCH: Where nuclear fits into government's energy plan
  • Mainichi Daily - Researchers develop technology to remove radioactive tritium from water
  • ITV UK - Mud from nuclear plant 'no risk to human health or the environment'
  • Financial Times - French environment minister Nicolas Hulot resigns - Harriet Agnew
  • White Mountain Independent, Show Low, AZ - Court upholds challenge to clean energy initiative
  • Business Day, South Africa - Cleaner power is a win for Cyril Ramaphosa – and a loss for Eskom - Lisa Steyn
  • OBRag.org - August Has Been a Cruel Month for San Onofre Nuke Plant - Michael Steinberg
  • Moneyweb Johannesburg - State capture inquiry: Recent developments - Nompu Siziba
  • Kincardine News, Ontario - OPG, Bruce Power report details collaborative power approach - Troy Patterson
  • Daily Maverick - How Vytjie Mentor resisted the Gupta 'charm' - Jessica Bezuidenhout
  • Florida Trend - Nuclear Option: Energy updates throughout Florida
  • Arizona Capitol Times - Judge rules clean energy measure to stay on ballot - Howard Fischer
  • Aiken Standard, SC - SRS contractors earn safety awards
  • Aiken Standard, SC - MOX injunction costs taxpayers $1.2M a day, DOE legal team says - Colin Demarest
  • Baltic Times - Estonia: Medical handling of victims of radiation exposure practiced in Tartu
  • WACH FOX 57 Columbia SC - Dominion Energy holds public forum Monday night for concerned customers - Thomas Lanahan
  • ABC Columbia - Live: Dominion Energy representative on proposed Merger with SCANA - Crysty Vaughan
  • Sierra Magazine - David Gessner
  • Government Accountability Project - Government Accountability Project Hails Office of Special Counsel Action for Department of Interior Whistleblower - Andrew Harman, Government Accountability Project Communications Director
  • Jiji Press - (Update) Fukushima to Remove Statue in Radiation Protection Suit
  • Mainichi Daily - Taiwan to hold referendum on lifting Fukushima food ban in November
  • Press TV - US urges World Court to dismiss Iran's lawsuit, insists sanctions lawful
  • Press TV - Iran opens its largest wind farm in renewable push
  • Press TV - Norwegian activist shot twice in a week by Israeli forces in West Bank
  • Press TV - Japan, China weigh options to retain Iran oil imports
  • Press TV - France, Germany mull over independent financing system to sidestep US bans
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Oak Ridge FR Document: 2018-18607 Citation: 83 FR 43861 PDF Page 43861
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Applications and Amendments to Facility Operating Licenses and Combined Licenses Involving No Significant Hazards Considerations: Biweekly Notice FR Document: 2018-18028 Citation: 83 FR 43901 PDF Pages 43901-43911 (11 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2018-18660 Citation: 83 FR 43900 PDF Pages 43900-43901

    Monday, August 27, 2018

  • Farmington Daily Times - Attorney general: New Mexico has little say in Holtec proposal - Adrian C Hedden
  • Farmington Daily Times - Group says US energy panel stacked with industry supporters - MATTHEW BROWN, The Associated Press
  • Dana Pointer, Dana Point, CA - San Onofre Nuclear Plant Cannot Fix Damaged Canisters of Toxic Waste - Ross Teasley
  • Frontier Myanmar - Verdict in Reuters case postponed due to judge's 'poor health' - Ye Mon & Ben Dunant
  • Reporters Without Borders (RSF) - Whistleblower Reality Winner sentenced to 63 months in prison
  • Reuters - Verdict postponed in Reuters journalists case as pressure mounts on Myanmar - Antoni Slodkowski
  • WBIR-TV - Sen. Alexander, Rep. Blackburn, Rep. Fleischmann to tour ORNL, Y-12 - WBIR Staff
  • AP News - Iran asks UN's highest court to suspend US sanctions - Mike Corder
  • AP News - France's Macron urges Europe to take charge of own defense - Sylvie Corbet
  • AP News - In familiar dance, Turkey warms to Russia as US ties unravel - Zeynep Bilginsoy
  • AP News - UN team: Myanmar military chiefs should face 'genocide' case - Jamey Keaten
  • AP News - Dominion Energy holds meet-and-greets around South Carolina
  • Bloomberg - EU Looking to Sidestep U.S. Sanctions With Payments System Plan - William Horobin and Birgit Jennen
  • Bloomberg - South Africa Drops Nuclear, Adds Renewables in Energy Plan - Paul Burkhardt and Paul Vecchiatto
  • Bloomberg - Merkel Calls for an Assertive Europe - Arne Delfs and Birgit Jennen
  • Reuters - Iran expects remaining nuclear deal partners to act faster to preserve it: Rouhani - Babak Dehghanpisheh
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-South Africa scraps nuclear power expansion plans - Patricia Aruo
  • Reuters - Iran's Rouhani asks Europe for guarantees on banking channels and oil sales - Babak Dehghanpisheh w/Richard Lough
  • Reuters - Iran and Syria sign deal for military cooperation - Babak Dehghanpisheh
  • Reuters - Russia says sees signs U.S. preparing for possible strike on Syria: agencies - Polina Ivanova
  • New York Times - The Nuclear Power Plant of the Future May Be Floating Near Russia - Andrew E. Kramer
  • Asahi Shimbun - Former worker's book: TEPCO unfit to operate nuclear plants - Koji Atsumi
  • SA Independent - SA's nuclear power expansion plans on ice until 2030
  • YouTube - Government's energy plan: Chris Yelland - SABC Digital News
  • YouTube - Analysis of the Energy Plan - eNCA
  • Financial Times - Rolls-Royce offers data analytic expertise to nuclear reactors - Sylvia Pfeifer, Energy Correspondent
  • RT - Russia's Rosatom starts loading fuel into reactor of Chinese nuclear power plant
  • Electric Light & Power - Susquehanna nuclear reactor back online after six-day planned outage
  • Times LIVE-Johannesburg - Vytjie Mentor: Ajay told me Guptas would be main nuke programme suppliers - Karyn Maughan
  • Patriot Ledger, Quincy, MA - Pilgrim nuclear plant returning to full power - Joe DiFazio
  • BBC News - Hundreds protest against nuclear power station mud dump
  • BBC News - Myanmar Rohingya: UN says military leaders must face genocide charges
  • NHK World - Nuclear waste briefings in coastal areas
  • NHK World - Nuclear evacuation drill held in Fukui Prefecture
  • WCYB-TV Bristol, VA - AG Herring: Virginia uranium mining ban should stand
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - EPA, NRC killed nuclear power industry: Letters, Aug. 27, 2018 - Joe Purkey, Knoxville
  • IAEA - How Nuclear Science Helps Improve Food - Story: Alejandra Silva, Video: Svetlomir Slavchev, Martin Klingenboeck
  • DigitalJournal - Nuclear experts voice safety concerns over pebble-bed reactors - Karen Graham
  • Western Mail, Wales - Plaid shifts against nuclear power on Anglesey as Leanne Wood speaks out against it - Martin Shipton, David James
  • Nation.Cymru, Wales - Wood pledges to review Plaid's nuclear power stance
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Trump donor negotiated selling power to TVA – documents - Kristi E. Swartz
  • Sudan Tribune - IAEA discusses Sudan's nuclear power programme in Khartoum - Northeast Africa:
  • Cebu Daily News - PH will 'definitely object' to possible nuclear plans in South China Sea–DND - Frances Mangosing
  • Reuters France - EUROPE POWER:-Carbon, French nuclear tightness seen driving power curve higher - Vera Eckert
  • Egypt Today - Russia to organize nuclear training sessions for Egyptian students
  • Daily Energy Insider - NNSA, TVA reach agreement to down-blend highly enriched uranium - Chris Galford
  • BelTA - Good progress on building Belarusian nuclear power plant
  • Newsworld Korea - KHNP Accelerates Bid to Export Nuclear Power Abroad On Its Own - Sounds out plan to build nuclear power plant in Cernavoda, Romania
  • Energy Reporters - Rosatom hopes to export floating plants
  • Oswego County Today - Nine Mile Point Nuclear Station Unit 2 Offline - Oswego Daily News
  • Western Mail, Wales - Why Wales has no choice but to accept nuclear mud - Martin Shipton, Jessica Walford
  • Earth Island Journal - Aboriginal Elders Face Off with Uranium Mining Co. in the Australian Outback - Elizabeth Murray
  • Business Standard India - Locals protest against Jaitapur nuclear power plant in Maha - Press Trust of India
  • Energy Bangla - Foreign players, barring Russia, still to find foothold in Indian nuclear power market - Ritu Sharma
  • EnergyInfraPost India - Russia will work with India for localisation of equipment for nuclear power plants: Andrey Shevlyakov, CEO, Rosatom South Asia
  • Hindustan Times - India seeks Russia's help in new bid to enter Nuclear Suppliers Group - Jayanth Jacob
  • Times of Central Asia - Kazakhstan to host int'l nuclear non-proliferation conference
  • BBC News - Inside the most dangerous parts of Sellafield - Charleston Currents, Charleston, SC
  • Charleston Currents - GOOD NEWS: Clemson to host world energy conference her Nov. 12-14
  • The Guardian - UK summer 'wind drought' puts green revolution into reverse - Adam Vaughan
  • Reuters Germany - EUROPE POWER-Gains in Carbon push German curve to new records - Vera Eckert
  • CapeTalk - Zuma tried to corrupt SA's electricity plan by forcing nukes says analyst - Prof Anton Eberhard, Emeritus Professor at UCT Graduate School of Business
  • Greentech Media - California Passes Bill Requiring Diablo Canyon Plant to Be Replaced With Carbon-Free Resources - Jeff St. John
  • Asahi Shimbun - EDITORIAL: Time is now to turn renewables into 'mainstay' energy sources
  • Aluminium Insider - Appeals Court To Hear Oral Arguments On Century Aluminum's Suit Against Santee Cooper This Fall
  • DOE - Department of Energy Announces $8 Million for Particle Accelerators for Science & Society
  • NRC - Reliability Assessment of Remote Visual Examination (NUREG/CR-7246, PNNL-27003)
  • Trend News Agency, Azerbaijan - Iran urges accelerated, clearer measures to save JCPOA
  • Trend News Agency, Azerbaijan - Iran sells surplus heavy water despite US pressures – AEOI spokesman
  • Trend News Agency, Azerbaijan - Iran says Britain replaces US in redesigning Arak reactor based on P5+1 decision
  • NHK World - Nuclear waste briefings in coastal areas
  • Japan Times - University student cycles from Aichi to Miyagi to spread messages of hope from disaster victims
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - 17,000 residents take part in N-disaster drill
  • Bellona - Leningrad Nuclear Power Plant to shut down its first reactor - Charles Digges
  • Fin24 CapeTown - 7 takeaways from SA's energy plan - the draft IRP 2018 - Lameez Omarjee
  • Fin24 CapeTown - No additional nuclear in SA's electricity plan, government punts renewable energy - Lameez Omarjee
  • BelTA - Lukashenko: Nothing secretive about meeting with Putin in Sochi
  • Press TV - Iran president urges faster, more transparent steps to save JCPOA
  • Press TV - US seeking to use fake chemical weapons attack to strike Syria: Russian MoD
  • Press TV - Iran hauls US before intl. court over 'illegal' sanctions
  • Press TV - Iran, Syria sign new deal for defense cooperation
  • Press TV - US will no longer accept Palestinian refugees' right to return to occupied territories
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Energy Secretary Rick Perry quietly visits Southern Nevada - Mike Brunker and Henry Brean
  • FCNL - Nuclear Calendar Update
  • Reader Supported News - Trumputin's Mob Masters Own the White House, but for How Long? - Harvey Wasserman
  • UPI - Iran opens 61 MW wind farm in Qazvin province - ByDaniel J. Graeber

    Sunday, August 26, 2018

  • Midland Reporter-Telegram, TX - Letter: Information to clear up nuclear waste debate - Timothy Parker
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Letter: Interstate 11 would make it easier to transport waste to Yucca Mountain - Dale Kahre, Henderson
  • Taos News - Letter: Nuclear pits put us at risk - Jean Stevens, Ranchos de Taos
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus, NM - September will be a busy month - Dale Janway, Mayor, City of Carlsbad
  • New Yorker - Allen Weisselberg, the Man Who Knows Donald Trump's Financial Secrets, Has Agreed to Become a Coöperating Witness - Adam Davidson
  • AP News - Cannon Air Force Base: Drinking water safe but tests planned
  • AP News - AP FACT CHECK: Trump's alternate-reality week - Hope Yen
  • Reuters - America is waging 'psychological war' against Iran: foreign minister - Babak Dehghanpisheh
  • Reuters - U.S. judge rejects Trump directives easing ability to fire federal workers - Yasmeen Abutaleb
  • Reuters - U.S. wants quick progress on EU trade issues, officials say - Foo Yun Chee
  • Reuters - Iran awaiting European guarantees on oil sales, banking: Zarif - Babak Dehghanpisheh
  • Stuff, NZ - OPINION: Options for a lower-carbon future don't include nuclear - John De Bueger
  • Free Lance-Star, Fredericksburg, VA - FORUM 2: Should U.S. bail out failing energy producers? No: Bailouts will send energy bills soaring - Todd Snitchler
  • Free Lance-Star, Fredericksburg, VA - FORUM 1: Should U.S. bail out failing energy producers? Yes: They are our energy 'aces in the hole' - Wayne Madsen
  • Times and Democrat, Orangeburg SC - Editorial: Open minds on future of utility
  • WACH Columbia, SC - WACH: Customers sees relief on their SCE&G bills - Christine Pena
  • YouTube - McCain's daughter, Trump, Obama react to McCain's death
  • BBC News - John McCain: Tributes as Vietnam veteran and six-term senator dies at 81
  • FOX News - Farewell to John McCain -- He devoted his life to protecting the safety and security of America - Harry J. Kazianis
  • CNN - McCain's complex legacy offers GOP soul-searching opportunity - Julian Zelizer
  • New York Times - John McCain, War Hero, Senator, Presidential Contender, Dies at 81 - Robert D. McFadden
  • IOL - Nuclear technology for Africa's economic development - Sandisiwe Ncemane
  • Aiken Standard, SC - DOE preparing SRS security solicitation - Colin Demarest
  • Los Angeles Times - John McCain's death marks a new era for congressional checks on Trump - Karoun Demirjian
  • Los Angeles Times - John McCain, war hero, political maverick and GOP standard-bearer, dies at 81 - Mark Z. Barabak
  • Watertown Daily Times, NY - Exelon welcomes community to learn about nuclear power - Debra J. Groom
  • Japan Times - Fukui disaster drill for simultaneous atomic accidents ends
  • The Hill blog - Markets, not 'renewable energy' magic, ensure the affordable supply of electricity - Bill Peacock
  • Florida Star - Opinion: Fix JEA Now - Dwight E. Brisbane
  • Daily Beast - Before John Brennan, Far Right Came for Father of the A-Bomb - Ronald Radosh
  • Asahi Shimbun - Hiroshima lives before the bomb recreated with colorized photos - Kanoko Tsuchiya
  • Atomic Insights - Documentary evidence that fossil fuel industry knew–by 1948–that it faced prospect that atomic energy would make it obsolete - Rod Adams
  • Atomic Insights - Methods used to create the "no safe dose" myth about radiation supports immediate transition to a better model - Rod Adams
  • Atomic Insights - NAVIGANT analysis of Vogtle expansion provided to JEA in Sep 2017 understates fuel price risks - Rod Adams
  • The State - Dominion Energy holds meet-and-greets around South Carolina - The Associated Press
  • Trend News Agency - Iran renews support for Syria soverignity
  • Trend News Agency - Iran calls for boosting maritime co-op with Qatar
  • NHK World - Nuclear evacuation drill held in Fukui Prefecture
  • NHK World - Disaster drill underway for Fukui nuclear plants
  • Mainichi Daily News - Peace education: Special classes narrating reality of A-bomb proving popular at schools
  • Mainichi Daily News - Advisory panel to be established to step up defense guideline review
  • Jiji Press - (Update) 17,000 Residents Take Part in Nuclear Disaster Exercise in Japan
  • Press TV - Israeli issues 36 Palestinians administrative detention orders: PPS -
  • Press TV - US unable to achieve goals against Iran: FM Zarif

    Saturday, August 25, 2018

  • DOE:EM - EM Update | Vol. 10, Issue 33 | Aug. 21, 2018
  • Mises Institute - Liberty Defined - Ron Paul
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - Editorial: San Onofre nuclear plant mishap gets federal probe it deserves
  • Vancouver Columbian - In Our View: Cheers & Jeers; WSU logo source of pride far and wide; don't reclassify toxic Hanford waste
  • NextBigFuture - Southern Company partnering with Bill Gates backed Terrapower on molten chloride fast reactor
  • Los Angeles Times - The story of whistleblower Reality Winner is stranger than fiction - Virginia Heffernan
  • Daily Caller - Pentagon Whistleblower Claims DoD Official Awarded Investigators Of His Case With Military Medals - Kerry Picket
  • E&E Daily - Trump blasts snitches, but they help nab polluters - Michael Doyle and Amanda Reilly
  • Encinitas Coast News, CA - Near-accident at San Onofre causes concern - Claudia Piepenburg
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - OpEd: Holding the right people responsible - Paul Gibson
  • Oak Ridge Today - Weinberg papers preservation project seeks community support - Rhonda Bogard
  • Ventura County Star, CA - Simi Valley puts groundwater feasibility study on hold, citing community concerns - Mike Harris
  • Bloomberg - Leadership Is Failing Everywhere--Too many world leaders are choosing popularity over lasting policy solutions. - Shira Ovide
  • Reuters - Iran resumes talks with Russia to build new nuclear power plant - Babak Dehghanpisheh
  • Wall Street Journal - The $4.7 Billion Nuclear Bill That No One Wants to Pay--Utility and South Carolina lawmakers clash over who should pick up the costs of abandoned project - Mengqi Sun
  • TASS - Rosatom starts to load nuclear fuel at 4th power unit of China's Tianwan NPP
  • NHK World - Disaster drill underway for Fukui nuclear plants
  • Mainichi Daily News - Gov't conducts evacuation drill for multiple nuclear accidents
  • NHK World - Search for civilian ships sunk in wartime begins
  • Singapore Straits Times - ICA steps up checks at checkpoints following loss of radioactive device in Malaysia - Toh Ting Wei
  • Defense Daily - NNSA, TVA Forge New Interagency Agreement on Uranium for Tritium Production - Dan Leone
  • Tehran Times - Iran exports nuclear medicine to 14 countries: AEOI spokesman
  • Los Angeles Daily News - Spent nuclear waste burial halted at San Onofre until NRC can probe 'near miss' with canister
  • Trend News Agency - Iran says in talks with Russia to produce more nuclear power
  • Reuters - U.S. official says EU aid for Iran sends 'wrong message' - David Alexander
  • Wall Street Journal - Editorial: Another Upheaval Down Under--Australia gets its third Liberal Prime Minister in four years
  • Atascadero News - State Legislature passes bill to ease impact of Diablo Canyon closure
  • The News Lens, Taiwan - Making Sense of Taiwan's Renewable Power Push - Timothy Ferry
  • WBBM Newsradio, Chicago - Shadow Box Containing Items Used To Create America's First Atomic Weapon To Be Auctioned Off - Bernie Tafoya
  • The Tennessean - How much is the average electric bill in Tennessee? Higher than most other states
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Charleston-area aluminum maker and Santee Cooper head back to court - David Wren
  • USGS - M 4.6 - 45km E of Hachinohe, Japan
  • Japan Times - Japan holds nuclear disaster drill for multiple simultaneous accidents in Fukui
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Multiple N-accidents drill held
  • Press TV - Russia warns US against 'reckless steps' in Syria amid reports of false flag plan
  • Press TV - Iran, Russia resume talks to build new nuclear power plant
  • Press TV - Video: US refuels Saudi warplanes amid Yemen carnage
  • Press TV - Jordan MPs seek scrapping peace deal with Israel
  • Press TV - Rouhani has 'no doubt about final victory over enemy'
  • Mehr News Agency - Zarif says Iran still waiting for EU to guarantee oil sales, banking ties
  • Mehr News Agency - Russia says Britons to stage chemical attack in Syria to blame Assad
  • Sen. Ben Cardin (D-MD) - Cardin, Van Hollen, EPW Democrats Press Judiciary Chairman Grassley for Kavanaugh Documents on Environmental Matters -
  • Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works - Letter to Chairman Chairman Grassley, Senate Judiciary Committee, Re: Kavanaugh Documents

    Friday, August 24, 2018

  • The Guardian - Amid plutonium fears, schools ban visits to new Colorado wildlife refuge - Daliah Singer in Denver
  • Aiken Standard, SC - S.C. legal team blasts DOE in latest MOX filing - Colin Demarest
  • San Clemente Times - Letter: SONGS Reporting Didn't Go Far Enough - Berton Moldow, Laguna Woods
  • Asahi Shimbun - TEPCO seeks nuclear power industry tie-up with key players
  • NHK World - Fukushima to maintain radiation monitoring budget
  • Japan Times - Brazil lifts import restrictions on Fukushima products
  • DOE:EERE - Top 4 Trends in the U.S. Wind Market
  • Whitehaven news UK - 'Help protect Cumbria from nuclear waste disposal plan'
  • Fortum - Fortum and Finnish radioactive waste experts join to support nuclear industry growth in China - Contact: Dr. Sami Hautakangas
  • The Atomic Age, University of Chicago - Educational road show teaches public about shipping nuclear waste via The Grand Island Independent
  • Press TV - Head of UN panel probing Israeli crimes resigns
  • Press TV - Syria finds Israeli medical equipment in militant field hospital in Quneitra
  • Press TV -
  • Turkey: Bolton's remarks prove US waging economic war on NATO ally - Aboriginal group 'just want to be included' in vote on proposed nuclear waste dump in SA - Rebecca Opie
  • Washington Times - Senate passes $857 billion spending bill - David Sherfinski
  • Washington Examiner - Daily on Energy: Trump's Supreme Court pick in environmental crosshairs - John Siciliano & Josh Siegel
  • Duluth News Tribune - Cautious optimism surrounds nuclear waste storage progress in Minnesota - Michael Brun
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - Gary Johnson talks New Mexico politics, industry during campaign for Senate - Adrian C Hedden
  • KUSA Denver - "Facing Rocky Flats" shows the important history of a nearby wildlife refuge
  • Albuquerque Journal, NNM - New LANL contractor Triad will pay state tax - Mark Oswald
  • Albuquerque Journal, NNM - Are moves afoot to hobble nuke safety board? - Mark Oswald
  • Idaho Press-Tribune - Gov. Andrus' daughter speaks out against nuke waste shipments, an issue he long decried - Betsy Z. Russell
  • Los Alamos Daily Post, NM - Robotics Night At Bradbury Science Museum Features Sumo Bots 5-8 p.m. Today! - BSMA News
  • BuzzFeed - The US Government Is Updating Its Nuclear Disaster Plans and They Are Truly Terrifying--"We are looking at 100 kiloton to 1,000 kiloton detonations," a FEMA official said. - Dan Vergano
  • Business Insurance - Report on audit critical of Hanford nuclear site's comp program - Louise Esola
  • Bloomberg - Jonas Tells South African Inquiry That Guptas Threatened to Kill Him - Amogelang Mbatha
  • Washington Post - The modern nuclear arsenal: A nuclear weapons expert describes a new kind of Cold War - Jenny Starrs
  • Northwest Indiana Times - GUEST COMMENTARY: Nuclear engine to change nuclear future, simplify waste issue - Llewellyn King
  • BBC - Trespasser on former nuclear power station jailed
  • Patriot-News - Here's why nuclear energy is a cleaner source of nuclear energy than natural gas | Opinion - Arthur Motta
  • World Nuclear News - UK government outlines implications of "no deal" Brexit
  • World Nuclear News - Second Sanmen AP1000 connected to grid
  • World Nuclear News - German agencies to collaborate on repositories
  • Murray Journal, ID - Murray Power looks to tap into nuclear energy - Shaun Delliskave|s.
  • Idaho Statesman - Murray votes to move forward with nuclear energy project - Associated Press
  • The Engineer, UK - Nuclear experts urge safety review for pebble-bed reactors - Stuart Nathan
  • Statehouse Report, SC - Lawmakers grapple with question of nuclear regulation - Lindsay Street
  • Sputnik News - Swedish Heatwave Only Made Temporary Problems for Nuclear Reactors - OECD NEA
  • Daily Telegraph - An atomic success story amid all the doomsday chatter on Brexit - Ambrose Evans-Pritchard
  • The Hill - FEMA updates US nuclear disaster plans - John Bowden
  • Western Mail, Wales - The Welsh women whose 100-mile march launched a movement that inspired generations - Ruth Mosalski
  • Albuquerque Journal, NNM - Dropping the A-bombs on Japan was the lesser of several evils - Victor Davis Hanson
  • Chicago Tribune - Commentary: The bombs of August - Victor Davis Hanson
  • Arizona Daily Sun - Poll: Most Arizona voters want to protect Grand Canyon property - Scott Buffon
  • The Australian - Row over nuke-dump vote referred to HRC
  • WCIV ABC News 4, Charleston SC - SCE&G rate cuts kick in on August bills - Anne Emerson
  • Athens News Courier - TVA: Public not threatened by fire at nuke plant - Adam Smith
  • Daily Energy Insider - NRC staff agrees that scalable emergency planning zones for small modular reactors are feasible - Kevin Randolph
  • Business Day, South Africa - Jonas tells the inside story of Nhlanhla Nene's firing
  • Dana Point Times, CA - Public Watchdogs Aims for Lawsuit at SONGS; Citizens Oversight Looks for Injunction - Daniel Ritz
  • TASS - Russia working on nuclear-powered aircraft carrier
  • TASS - Russian lawmaker suggests deploying nuclear weapons in Syria to respond to US sanctions
  • in-cumbria - Licences may be needed to import nuclear materials under Brexit no deal
  • Military Times - Elevated levels of lead found in child's blood at Wyoming Air Force base - Tara Copp
  • ExecutiveGov - NNSA, Tennessee Valley Authority Partner to Down-Blend Highly-Enriched Uranium for National Security
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - Here's why you might hear sirens around SLO County on Saturday - Kaytlyn Leslie
  • Atlanta Journal-Constitution - Capitol Recap: Another troubling moment for Vogtle - Jim Denery
  • RAPSI news, Russia - Nuclear supervision agency official's detention extended in $70 mln embezzlement case
  • Cape Cod Times - Pilgrim nears temperature cap - Christine Legere
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - Nuclear Regulatory Commission to conduct special investigation at San Onofre nuclear plant - Rob Nikolewski
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Australia's big power blackout--Energy riches split the country and poison politics - Geoff Hiscock
  • BelTA - Rosatom to present interactive program during Ostrovets anniversary celebrations
  • WSPA-TV Spartanburg, SC - SC lawmakers meet AGAIN; this time with Santee Cooper to talk company's future - Georgiaree Godfrey
  • Index-Journal, Greenwood, SC - Dominion Energy to host meet and greet in Newberry
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - South Carolina's electric utilities reeling more than a year after nuclear cancellation - Andrew Brown and Thad Moore
  • NAS - Project Update: Independent Assessment of Science and Technology for the Department of Energy's Defense Environmental Cleanup Program
  • NAS - Project Update: Review of Governance Reform in the National Nuclear Security Administration
  • NRC - NRC to Conduct Special Inspection at San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station
  • USGS - M 7.1 - 138km WNW of Iberia, Peru
  • USGS - M 5.2 - 118km NE of Hachinohe, Japan
  • Kyodo News - Treasurer Scott Morrison becomes new Australian prime minister
  • Mainichi Daily - Late master painter Hirayama's 'mushroom cloud' drawing gets first exhibit - Naoki Fuchiwaki
  • Mainichi Daily - Editorial: Gov't should pass on memories of Japanese POWs interned in Siberia
  • Fin24 CapeTown - SA economy hasn't recovered from Nene's axing, Jonas tells state capture inquiry - Tehillah Niselow
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Jonas tells SA inquiry Guptas threatened to kill him - Amogelang Mbatha, Bloomberg
  • Press TV - UN invites Iran, Russia, Turkey to Syria talks in Geneva next month
  • Press TV - UK, EU condemn huge Israeli settlement plans in occupied West Bank
  • Press TV - US-backed body covering up Saudi war crimes in Yemen: HRW
  • Press TV - Google terminates 'Iran, Russia-linked' accounts
  • Press TV - ICJ to hear Iran's case against US sanctions
  • Press TV - 'Gaza to be uninhabitable in less than two years'
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Weekly Receipts FR Document: 2018-18331 Citation: 83 FR 42892 PDF Page 42892
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Registration Certificate—Use of Depleted Uranium Under General License FR Document: 2018-18387 Citation: 83 FR 42946 PDF Pages 42946-42947
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Amendment Application; Withdrawal Tennessee Valley Authority, Browns Ferry Nuclear Plant Units 1, 2 and 3, Sequoyah Nuclear Plant, Units 1 and 2, Watts Bar Nuclear Plant, Units 1 and 2 FR Document: 2018-18352 Citation: 83 FR 42945 PDF Pages 42945-42946
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Tribal Protocol Manual FR Document: 2018-18277 Citation: 83 FR 42944 PDF Pages 42944-42945
  • IAEA - IAEA Safeguards at Uranium Mines Provide more Complete Picture of Countries' Nuclear Activities - Matt Fisher, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Lewisboro Daily Voice - State Warns Hudson Valley Residents 'Free Dirt' Might Actually Be Contaminated - Jon Craig
  • MinnPost - Minnesota DNR rejects clean water group's request for additional PolyMet environmental review
  • Roswell Daily Record, NM - Holtec arrives at City Council - Alison Penn
  • Tri-City Herald - Camera lowered into Hanford hole finds no problem
  • CTV News - Critics urge Canada to stop producing nuclear waste until new disposal policy - Mia Rabson, The Canadian Press
  • Left Coast Forum, Los Angeles, CA - KPFK Hosts Panel - Lila Garrett (moderator), Ian Masters, Harvey “Sluggo” Wasserman, Anyel Fields, Eric Mann, Jan Goodman, Channing Martinez

    Thursday, August 23, 2018

  • UPI - Freight train derails in Southern California, spills liquid chemicals - Sommer Brokaw
  • Consortium News - Fifteen Years of Forever Wars - Chas Freeman
  • Press of Atlantic City - Our view: Nuclear plant's long shot at shorter decommissioning worth pursuing
  • Bechtel - Bechtel Selected as Project Management Contractor for Nuclear Plant Project in Wales, UK
  • Gizmodo Australia - Meet The Nuclear Weapons Nerds - Paddy Johnson
  • San Clemente Times - Letter: Whistleblower Should Manage Safety at SONGS - Gary Headrick, San Clemente
  • Michigan Live - EPA whistleblower says he warned Michigan DEQ it was wrong about Flint water - Ron Fonger
  • Detroit News - EPA expert: DEQ officials admitted not using anti-corrosion controls in Flint - Leonard N. Fleming
  • Global Voices - Tajikistan releases whistleblower but leaves conviction in place
  • Government Accountability Project - Senator Warren Introduces Aggressive Anti-Corruption Legislation
  • SF Weekly, San Francisco CA - Toxic Relationship: The Fraud at Hunters Point--Can the same government regulators who let the fraudulent cleanup go unnoticed be trusted to finish the job? - Ida Mojadad and Laura Waxmann
  • POWERmag - Fate of Vogtle Nuclear Expansion Hinges on Minority Owners - Aaron Larson
  • DOE:IG - Audit Report: DOE-OIG-18-44, Management of the Workers' Compensation Program at the Hanford Site
  • KRQE News 13, Albuquerque, NM - New management at LANL to pay gross receipt tax
  • Los Alamos Daily Post, NM - LANL Director Terry Wallace Rocks Crowd With Cosmic Mystery Of Minerals Presentation At Fuller Lodge - UNM-LA News
  • Grand Island Independent, NE - Educational road show teaches public about shipping nuclear waste - Julie Blum
  • KETV Newswatch 7, Omaha, NE - U.S. Department of Energy resuming nuclear waste shipments through Nebraska, Iowa - Camila Orti
  • KNPR Las Vegas - Sandoval Urges State Officials To Be Ready For Yucca Mtn. Fight
  • Pahrump Valley Times - Nevada Gov. Sandoval: gear up to fight Yucca Mountain in 2019 - Gary Martin
  • AP News - US lawmakers urge Iran expulsion from SWIFT banking network - Matthew Lee
  • Bloomberg - European Payment System Isn't a Pipe Dream - Leonid Bershidsky
  • New York Times - OpEd: Why Should North Korea Give Up Its Nuclear Weapons? - David C. Kang, director of the Korean Studies Institute at the University of Southern California
  • ABC.au - Aboriginal group 'just want to be included' in vote on proposed nuclear waste dump in SA - court reporter Rebecca Opie
  • channel Nine Sydney - SA nuclear vote sent to rights commission - Nippon Communications Foundation
  • Nippon.com - Japan Moves to Reduce Plutonium Reserves Amid International Concern
  • Salt Lake Tribune - Murray City Council votes to move forward with nuclear energy project, citing growing need to replace coal - Taylor Stevens
  • Philippine Star - Philippines concerned over possible nuclear weapons in South China Sea - Patricia Lourdes Viray
  • Manila Bulletin - Palace concerned with possible entry of nuclear warheads in South China Sea - Argyll Cyrus Geducos
  • Basingstoke Gazette - Further safety fears at nuclear weapons site - Dan Whiteway
  • Japan Times - Hitachi picks U.S. engineering firm Bechtel to manage U.K. nuclear plant project
  • All Things Nuclear - Naughty and Nice Nuclear Nappers - Dave Lochbaum, director, Nuclear Safety Project
  • EurekAlert - Experts voice safety concerns about new pebble-bed nuclear reactors
  • World Nuclear News - Cold testing completed at new Slovak reactor
  • World Nuclear News - Finnish firms target Chinese radwaste market
  • Energy Reporters - German nuclear sector broadens markets
  • Aboriginal Peoples Television Network, Winnipeg, Manitoba - Protesters condemn planned nuclear waste disposal facility near Ottawa River - Todd Lamirande
  • Durham Region, Ontario - Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission ruling the right decision for Durham and Ontario
  • Press of Atlantic City - Editorial: Nuclear plant's long shot at shorter decommissioning worth pursuing Nuclear plant's long shot at shorter decommissioning worth pursuing
  • Midlothian Advertiser - Nuclear convoy contingency plan report before councillors
  • Montel News - EDF on track to meet nuclear target despite outages - Aia Helena Brnic
  • Charlotte Observer - Your Twitter could help NC State study nuclear activity. What are the ethics? - Yen Duong
  • Lake Powell Life - EPA Report on Uranium Mine Cleanup - KXAZ News
  • Navajo-Hopi Observer - Rep. Tom O'Halleran sits down with the Navajo-Hopi Observer to talk Native issues - Stan Bindell
  • Daily Post North Wales - Nuclear station on lockdown after man scaled reactor building roof - Eryl Crump
  • in-cumbria - 'Help protect Cumbria from nuclear waste disposal plan' - Sarah Moore
  • BelTA - Shanghai Nuclear Power Office representatives visit BelNPP
  • News-Herald, Willoughby, OH - State Rep. Ron Young checks in for funding presentation in Perry - Bill DeBus
  • Aiken Standard, SC - SRS manager: Site takeover by NNSA would eventually 'be logical' - Colin Demarest
  • Focus Taiwan - Premier reiterates Taiwan's non-nuclear goal
  • Taiwan News - Premier Lai reiterates Taiwan's non-nuclear goal - Central News Agency
  • Pittsburgh Business Times - NRC boosts Pitt's nuclear engineering program - Paul J. Gough
  • San Clemente Times - Public Watchdogs Aims for Lawsuit at SONGS; Citizens Oversight Looks for Injunction - Eric Heinz
  • Independent Barents Observer - There is no reason for any state to have a nuclear-powered missile» - Thomas Nilsen
  • Buffalo News - Removal of radioactive dirt begins at Niagara Falls State Park - Thomas J. Prohaska
  • in-cumbria - Mike Starkie rejects Allerdale council's Sellafield favouritism claim - Drew Sandelands
  • RTO Insider - Diablo Canyon Shutdown Bill Goes to Brown - Hudson Sangree
  • The Chattanoogan - TVA Approves $10.55 Billion Budget
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - TVA to raise electric rates--With cheaper fuel, electricity costs remain fairly stable over past five years - Dave Flessner
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - New Los Alamos lab manager Triad will pay GRT, official says - Andy Stiny
  • Asahi Shimbun - Costs soaring to safeguard nuclear plants from terrorists
  • Kallanish Energy - UK nuclear regulator to prosecute EDF, Doosan
  • The Conversation - Five environmental disasters that we should make sure children know about - Brett Sanders
  • Beyond Nuclear - Is Bechtel out of the Wylfa B nuclear project?
  • Beyond Nuclear - UN summit on nuclear disarmament in jeopardy
  • Beyond Nuclear - Saudi Arabia is blackballing Canadian products. The good news is, one of those is a 14-reactor nuclear project - WACH FOX 57, Columbia SC
  • WACH FOX 57 Columbia SC - Committee of Lawmakers meet with Representatives from Santee Cooper - Courtney King
  • WACH FOX 57 Columbia SC - SC representative asks for federal investigation into Tri-County board - Sharonne Hayes
  • Tri-City Herald, WA - Program for sick and injured Hanford workers is troubled, audit finds - Annette Cary
  • DOE - DOE 2017 Wind Market Reports Indicate Strong Wind Power Installation Trends and Falling Prices
  • NRC - NRC Seeks Public Comment on Draft Supplement to Environmental Impact Statement for Waterford Nuclear Plant License Renewal
  • IAEA - Developing Capacities in Planning and Implementing Decommissioning of Medical, Industrial and Research Facilities in Europe - Carmina Jimenez Velasco, IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation; Vladan Ljubenov , IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security
  • IAEA - Sri Lankan Farmers Benefit from Mutation Bred Groundnut for 25 Years - Nancy Hart, International Development Correspondant
  • Trend News Agency, Azerbaijan - EU adopts first support package for Iran
  • Press TV - UN special rapporteur says unilateral US sanctions against Iran 'illegitimate'
  • Press TV - EU agrees 18mn euros in aid for Iran amid efforts to save nuclear deal
  • Press TV - US sanctions against Iran 'tantamount to naked economic warfare'
  • Press TV - West leading campaign of hypocrisy on use of chemical weapons: Syria
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Proposed Rule Guidance: Cyber Security Programs for Nuclear Power Reactors FR Document: 2018-18231 Citation: 83 FR 42623 PDF Pages 42623-42624
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Requests to Agreement States for Information FR Document: 2018-18146 Citation: 83 FR 42712 PDF Pages 42712-42713
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Requests to Non-Agreement States for Information FR Document: 2018-18145 Citation: 83 FR 42714 PDF Pages 42714-42715
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Entergy Operations, Inc; Waterford Steam Electric Station, Unit 3 FR Document: 2018-18173 Citation: 83 FR 42713 PDF Pages 42713-42714

    Wednesday, August 22, 2018

  • E&E Daily - DOE: Oil, coal dominated Perry's early calendar – documents - Hannah Northey and Christa Marshall w/Kevin Bogardus
  • The Guardian - Amid plutonium fears, schools ban visits to new Colorado wildlife refuge - Daliah Singer
  • AP News - US commander says pressure key to nuclear diplomacy - Kim Tong-hyung
  • AP News - Iran: Britain will help redesign reactor after US pullout
  • AP News - German minister calls for payment channels independent of US - Geir Moulson
  • Bloomberg - New EPA Power Plant Proposal Relies on Science EPA Wants to Shun - Eric Roston
  • Reuters - Germany can't rely on neighbours to make up power supply gap - energy group - Vera Eckert
  • Reuters - UK nuclear regulator to prosecute EDF, Doosan over safety incident - Susanna Twidale
  • Reuters - Japanese nuclear power companies in talks over alliance: source - Osamu Tsukimori, Taro Fuse and Aaron Sheldrick
  • The Verge - How do you find a nuclear-powered missile that's lost at sea? - Rachel Becker
  • S&P Global Platts - EDF says outage length at 1.3-GW French Nogent-1 nuclear reactor could change - Anuradha Ramanathan
  • Asahi Shimbun - TEPCO seeks nuclear power industry tie-up with key players
  • Asahi Shimbun - 200 miniscule cracks found in ducts at Tokai uranium plant
  • Daiily Democrat, Woodland, CA - Nuclear plant measure passes. Are PG&E bills now going to go up? - George Avalos
  • Danville Register & Bee - Supervisors deny rezoning request by Virginia Uranium president - Halle Parker
  • Syracuse Post Standard - OpEd: New York and the nation need nuclear (Commentary)New York and the nation need nuclear (Commentary) - Edward McGinnis, principal deputy assistant secretary for the Office of Nuclear Energy within the U.S. Department of Energy
  • World Nuclear News - Leningrad II-1 set to enter commercial operation
  • World Nuclear News - Bechtel to manage Wylfa Newydd project
  • World Nuclear News - US EPA proposes new emissions rule
  • Reuters UK - Hitachi's Horizon appoints Bechtel as project manager for UK nuclear project - Susanna Twidale
  • News & Star - 'Help protect Cumbria from nuclear waste disposal plan'
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - South Carolina's electric utilities reeling more than a year after nuclear cancellation - Andrew Brown and Thad Moore
  • Asahi Shimbun - Watchdog says TEPCO nuclear disaster drill 'unacceptable'
  • Yonhap News - PM: Nuclear phase-out policy won't affect power supply
  • South Wales Argus - Concerns over 'radioactive' mud dumping plans - Ian Craig
  • Brussels Times - Nuclear waste storage to cost at least €8 billion - Christopher Vincent
  • WSJM-FM Benton Harbor - [VIDEO] Cook Nuclear Plant Inspectors Hold Open House
  • Wall Street Journal - Top U.K. Envoy Breaks With Trump Administration Over Iran Policy - Jessica Donati
  • UNIAN - U.S. Holtec mulling Ukraine production of small nuclear reactors – envoy
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - Bill to guarantee $85 million Diablo Canyon closure settlement heads to governor - Kaytlyn Leslie
  • The Namibian - Radiation safety book launched
  • WSAV-TV Savannah, GA - PSC approves last year's Vogtle construction costs; Some still call for abandoning project - JoAnn Merrigan
  • Utility Dive - California legislators smooth closure path for state's last nuclear plant - Peter Maloney
  • Brunswick News, GA - Judge seeks religious freedom arguments in nuclear protest case - Wes Wolfe
  • Nation.Cymru, Wales - Last gasp effort to halt nuclear plant mud dump - Neil McEvoy AM
  • SBS.au - Australian mining company facing nuclear waste investigation in Malaysia - Jarni Blakkarly
  • WGRZ-TV Buffalo, NY - Radioactive waste found in Niagara Falls State Park - Sarah Shallowhorn
  • Buffalo News - Radioactive waste unearthed at Niagara Falls State Park - Thomas J. Prohaska
  • WKBW Buffalo - Radioactive soil at Niagara Falls not dangerous - James Groh
  • Compelo, London - Fortum signs MOU with AINS Group to provide safe management of radioactive waste in China
  • Bobr Times - USA will transfer production of nuclear reactors in Ukraine - Nash Konston
  • Seattle Times - Northwest leans on good project management for success - Energy Northwest
  • East Bay Times, CA - Desaulnier puts heat on Navy to test Keller Canyon Landfill for radioactivity - Aaron Davis
  • Portsmouth Daily Times, OH - Cold War Patriots plan open house for atomic energy workers
  • Port Augusta Transcontinental, South Australia - Report disputes waste management facility benefits - Marco Balsamo
  • Aiken Standard, SC - DOE issues draft request for SRS management and operations contract - Colin Demarest
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Report: Knox area third in state for high-paying advanced energy jobs, even more focus needed - Jim Gaines
  • The Chattanoogan - TVA Customers To See Fuel Rate Drop In September
  • FITSNews.com, SC - #NukeGate: Dominion Presses Its Case--Utility hosts forums as #NukeGate drama escalates …
  • All Things Nuclear - How to Think about Space-Based Missile Defense - David Wright, co-director and senior scientist
  • NAS - Project Update: Independent Assessment of Science and Technology for the Department of Energy's Defense Environmental Cleanup Program
  • USGS - M 6.2 - 265km WNW of Bandon, Oregon
  • USGS - M 5.0 - 104km SSE of Shizunai, Japan
  • USGS - M 4.5 - 11km NNW of Uto, Japan
  • USGS - M 7.3 - 30km NE of Rio Caribe, Venezuela
  • Trend News Agency, Azerbaijan - US JCPOA pullout failed to affect Iran nuclear activities, AEOI chief says
  • Japan Times - Brazil lifts import restrictions on Fukushima products
  • Japan Times - Japanese firms in talks over alliance on nuclear power: sources
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - TEPCO, 3 others in talks on nuclear business tie-up
  • Mainichi Daily - Japanese utilities, firms mull alliance on nuclear power operations
  • Jiji Press - Brazil Lifts Import Restrictions on Fukushima Products
  • Bellona - Russia said to be searching Arctic for a nuclear powered missile it lost in test - Anna Kireeva, Charles Digges
  • Press TV - US replaced with UK in redesigning Arak heavy water reactor: Iran's nuclear chief
  • Press TV - US war against Iran would be 'disastrous' for Trump administration: Analyst
  • Press TV - Bolton: Russia stuck in Syria, US can now push for Iran exit
  • Press TV - Bolton: EU has to choose between Iran and US
  • Press TV - EU needs payment systems independent of US to save JCPOA: Germany
  • Press TV - Israel approves construction of 650 new settler units near Ramallah
  • Press TV - There has been no US outreach to Iran over talks, Trump says
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - https://www.federalregister.gov/d/2018-18068 Notice Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on NuScale FR Document: 2018-18066 Citation: 83 FR 42530 PDF Pages 42530-42531
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - https://www.federalregister.gov/d/2018-18068 Notice Special Nuclear Materials Licenses: Sacramento Municipal Utility District Rancho Seco Independent Spent Fuel Storage Installation; Renewal and Opportunity to Request Hearing and to Petition for Leave to Intervene FR Document: 2018-18068 Citation: 83 FR 42527 PDF Pages 42527-42530

    Tuesday, August 21, 2018

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Letter: Not all Las Vegas businesses oppose Yucca MountainNot all Las Vegas businesses oppose Yucca Mountain - Jim Marsh, Las Vegas
  • Chemical Engineer UK - Uranium: Under the sea - Amanda Jasi
  • Albuquerque Journal, NNM - Nuclear safety board announces staff cuts - Mark Oswald
  • Daily Camera, Boulder, CO - Activists file arguments in case against opening of Rocky Flats Wildlife Refuge - Anthony Hahn
  • Tri-City Herald, WA - Workers sent home, athletes kept inside. Here's the latest on Tri-Cities air - Annette Cary, Rachel Fradette and Annie Fowler
  • Lewiston Tribune - Robert Morgan Rogers
  • Ventura County Star - Long-planned cleanup of Santa Susana Field Lab delayed again, activists disappointed - Mike Harris
  • FOX 11, Los Angeles, CA - Simi Valley residents protest city proposal to use groundwater over contamination concerns - Bill Melugin
  • AP News - Trump plan scales back Obama's coal emissions standards - Ellen Knickmeyer
  • Bloomberg - Trump Proposes Unwinding Obama's Coal-Plant Pollution Curbs - Jennifer A Dlouhy
  • Bloomberg - Trump Proposes Unwinding Obama's Coal-Plant Pollution Curbs - Jennifer A Dlouhy
  • Bloomberg - Editorial: Europe Should Stop Trying to Save the Iran Deal
  • Reuters - Germany urges EU payment system without U.S. to save Iran deal - Joseph Nasr
  • Reuters - China defies U.S. pressure as EU parts ways with Iranian oil - Chen Aizhu, Florence Tan
  • Reuters - No indication North Korean nuclear activities stopped: IAEA - Kirsti Knolle
  • Reuters - TABLE-Swiss nuclear plant outages and restarts - Vera Eckert
  • New York Times - U.S. Criticism of 'Suspected' Nuclear Sites May Derail Talks, North Korean Media Warns - Edward Wong
  • BBC - Radioactive device goes missing in Malaysia
  • Ensia magazine - What are coastal nuclear power plants doing to address climate threats? - John Vidal
  • Daily Californian - OpEd: Nuclear anything must be be opposed strongly and unequivocallyNuclear anything must be be opposed strongly and unequivocally - Jeff Hoffman, environmentalist and former environmental activist and attorney, Berkeley
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - Nuclear expert says recent San Onofre incident posed no threat to public – but says operators 'need to quit tempting fate' - Rob Nikolewski
  • Korea Times - North Korea to hand over 'nuke list' to US: sources - Kim Yoo-chul
  • Roanoke Times - Uranium mining case to be heard by U.S. Supreme Court in early November - Halle Parker
  • Chatham Star Tribune, VA - Supreme Court set to hear uranium case on Nov. 5 - Matt Bell
  • San Jose Mercury News - PG&E-backed Diablo Canyon nuke plant retirement measure passes Legislature, monthly utility bills will rise - George Avalos
  • Buffalo News - Sons of Niagara Falls nuke worker will reapply for death benefits - Thomas J. Prohaska
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Tepco and Chubu Electric in talks on nuclear tie-up - Decommissioning and safety costs loom large for the Japanese power companies
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Japanese utilities buy into vast offshore wind farm in UK
  • Energy News Network - Advocates seek assurance on decommissioning funds for FirstEnergy nuclear plants - Kathiann M. Kowalski
  • World Nuclear News - Viewpoint: Clean energy policies key to meeting Harmony goals
  • World Nuclear News - First steam generator for Karachi 3
  • World Nuclear News - First permits issued for Swiss exploratory boreholes
  • iPolitics, Ottawa, ON, Canada - Environmental activists call for independent audit of federal nuclear waste disposal plan - Kady O'Malley
  • Gotham Gazette, New York - Unraveling the New York Nuclear Subsidy Scam - Tim Judson
  • Montel News - EU power surges to new highs on renewed French nuclear woes - Nora Kamprath Buli
  • Nation.Cymru, Wales - The nuclear establishment cannot be trusted on radiation - Tim Richards
  • BelTA - Good progress in building Belarusian nuclear power plant's link to national power grid
  • BBC - Demolition of Sellafield nuclear chimney ready to begin
  • Atlas Obscura - Project Faultless Site: The site of an underground detonation of a megaton nuclear bomb in the middle of the Mojave Desert
  • Columbia Missourian - Council favors tax break for medical isotope plant - Sam Nelson
  • 112 International - Ukraine holds negotiations with U.S. Holtec Company on production of small nuclear reactors
  • S&P Global Platts - New 1.5 GW Dutch-German power link to go-live August 25 - Andreas Franke
  • Phys.org - Video: HIE-ISOLDE's phase 2 reaches completion - Achintya Rao
  • Reuters - Exclusive: Iraq to ask U.S. for exemptions on some Iran sanctions - Ahmed Rasheed, Ahmed Aboulenein
  • WCBD News 2, Charleston, SC - Santee Cooper nixes meeting, Gov. calls them "rogue" - Heather Olinger
  • The State, SC - McMaster: Delayed meeting 'shameful' act by 'rogue' SC utility to thwart transparency - Tom Barton
  • CNBC - Russia is preparing to search for a nuclear-powered missile that was lost at sea months ago after a failed test - Amanda Macias
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Tepco, Hitachi and Toshiba in talks for four-way nuclear alliance
  • East Anglian Daily Times - Bradwell B nuclear power plant project enters new phase
  • Clean Energy News blog - JEA Demand: Protect Customers, Stop Gambling on Vogtle Nuclear Reactors
  • South Carolina Lawyers Weekly - Laid-off nuclear plant workers get $1.59M in back pay (access required) - Heath Hamacher
  • Pacific Standard, Santa Barbara, CA - What Happened at Camp Lejeune: I grew up drinking and bathing in the toxic waters around a military base in North Carolina. Thirty years later, I went back to investigate - Lori Lou Freshwater
  • ABC Columbia - Santee Cooper responds to McMasters "rogue agency" comments - Alexis Frazier
  • Public Citizen - Warren's Legislation Would Peel Away Layers of Corruption - Statement of Robert Weissman, President, Public Citizen
  • Public Citizen - EPA Unveils Plan to Undo Obama-Era Restrictions on Coal-Fired Power Plants - Statement of David Arkush, Managing Director, Public Citizen's Climate Program
  • NRC - Effects of Thermal Aging on Fracture Toughness and Charpy-Impact Strength of Stainless Steel Pipe Welds (NUREG/CR-6428, Revision 1, ANL/EVS-17/3)
  • DOE - Department of Energy Issues $31 Million Small Business Research and Development Funding Opportunity Announcement
  • IAEA - Fast Response to HPAI Outbreak Avoids Economic Losses in the Congo - Nancy Hart, International Development Correspondent
  • IAEA - Water in Philippine City Safe to Drink, Study Using Isotopic Techniques Finds - Miklos Gaspar, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Trend News Agency, Azerbaijan - US pressuring Iran's neighbors: learning from the past - Azer Ahmadbayli
  • Yonhap News - FM Kang says U.S. to continue sanctions on N. Korea until denuclearization
  • Bellona - Russian scientists cataloguing radioactive waste dumped in the Arctic - Charles Digges
  • Mehr News - EU blocking statute can't protect Iran against US sanctions: Fitzpatrick
  • Mehr News - UN special rapporteur calls US sanctions on Iran cruel, unfair
  • Mehr News - Joining CFT makes no sense after US withdrawal from Iran deal
  • Press TV - EU needs payment systems independent of US to save JCPOA: Germany
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Advanced Scientific Computing Advisory Committee FR Document: 2018-17996 Citation: 83 FR 42276 PDF Pages 42276-42277
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Environmental Management Advisory Board FR Document: 2018-17994 Citation: 83 FR 42277 PDF Page 42277
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board Chairs FR Document: 2018-17995 Citation: 83 FR 42277 PDF Pages 42277-42278
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Exemptions: Entergy Nuclear Operations, Inc.; Vermont Yankee Nuclear Power Station FR Document: 2018-17988 Citation: 83 FR 42320 PDF Pages 42320-42322
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Guidance: Decommissioning Funding Plans for Materials Licensees; Extension of Comment Period FR Document: 2018-17983 Citation: 83 FR 42319 PDF Pages 42319-42320
  • UPI - Report: North Korea's Yongbyon nuclear facility in limited operation - ByElizabeth Shim

    Monday, August 20, 2018

  • Twin Falls Times-News - Letter: A response on nuclear waste in Idaho - Mike Simpson, Idaho, U.S. House of Representatives
  • Los Alamos Daily Post, NM - Robotics Night At Bradbury Science Museum Welcomes Back Sumo Bots 5-8 p.m. Friday, Aug. 24 - BSMA News
  • AP News - Iran oil minister: French oil giant Total pulls out of Iran - Nasser Karimi
  • AP News - As US pushes Tehran, Iran recalls American-backed 1953 coup - Nasser Karimi
  • AP News - Bolton tells Netanyahu that Iran nuclear deal was 'wretched'
  • Bloomberg - Netanyahu Tells Bolton Israel Values 'All Manner' of U.S. Aid - Jonathan Ferziger
  • Reuters - Iran tells EU to speed up efforts to save nuclear deal - Parisa Hafezi
  • Reuters - Radioactive material reported missing in Malaysia - Rozanna Latiff
  • Reuters - Netanyahu and Bolton discussions focus on Iran nuclear program - Ori Lewis
  • World Nuclear News - New technology maps plutonium at Sellafield
  • World Nuclear News - 2017 "exceptional" for India Department of Atomic Energy
  • World Nuclear News - Second meeting for US-Korea High Level Commission
  • World Nuclear News - Core catcher installation under way at Rooppur 1
  • Standard-Examiner, Ogden, UT - Utah energy cooperative exploring nuclear power in Idaho - Associated Press
  • Manila Bulletin - PH reaffirms commitment to world free of nuclear weapons - Roy Mabasa
  • Tehran Times - U.S. wickedness in 1953 coup is now seen toward nuclear issue: Iran's Larijani
  • Press TV - Bolton repeats anti-Iran threats in Israel visit
  • Press TV - China using Iranian ships to avoid US oil sanctions
  • Press TV - Iran says US waging war to curb its trade amid lax Europe
  • Press TV - Israel to construct over 100 new settler units in West Bank
  • Press TV - FM Zarif: US addicted to sanctions, bullying Iran's European partners
  • Press TV - US attempts to intimidate independent nations into accepting hegemony: Scholar
  • Press TV - FM Zarif: US 'dreams of doing the same' on Iran coup anniversary
  • Reuters - Netanyahu and Bolton discussions focus on Iran nuclear program - Ori Lewis
  • Saporta Report - Failed S.C. nuclear plant spurs credit downgrade, political battles, lawsuits - David Pendered
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - Residents, NDCAP members cautious about Holtec
  • Página 12, Argentina - Opinión: El sector nuclear está en grave riesgo - Andrés J. Kreiner
  • Xinhua - EU pledges to help Iran out of U.S. oil ban
  • Reuters - Sweden calls for nuclear reactors to be shielded from hot weather - Lefteris Karagiannopoulos
  • Milbury Press, OH - FirstEnergy: One step closer to closing nuclear plants - Larry Limpf
  • SBS.au - Traditional owners fear they'll miss out on nuclear waste vote - Rhiannon Elston
  • Idaho Press-Tribune - Utah energy cooperative exploring nuclear power in Idaho - BetsyRussell
  • NHK World - ICRC urges Japan to join nuclear ban treaty
  • Daily Mail Australia - Revealed: The nuclear-powered 'mole' the Soviets built to burrow beneath America and deliver atomic bombs UNDERGROUND - Harry Pettit
  • Times & Star - Sellafield ready to demolish 'world's most recognisable nuclear chimney'
  • Gov.UK - Giant crane to help bring historic chimney down - Sellafield Ltd and Nuclear Decommissioning Authority
  • Fin24 CapeTown - SA's new energy plan is imminent. What to look out for - Hartmut Winkler, Professor of Physics, University of Johannesburg
  • Purdue Exponent, IN - Radiation detection is now less costly - Christian Cambron
  • Calcutta Telegraph, India - Study on optimum use of green energy
  • Martinez News-Gazette, CA - Congressman DeSaulnier calls for radiological testing of the Keller Canyon Landfill in Pittsburg
  • ABC Columbia - Gov. McMaster Lashes Out at Santee-Cooper Board - Rob Dew
  • WIS-TV Columbia, SC - Gov. McMaster: There is 'enormous resistance' to transparency from 'rogue' Santee Cooper - Tanita Gaither
  • WLTX Columbia, SC - Santee Cooper is a 'Rogue Agency,' Governor Henry McMaster Says
  • The State, SC - Tri-County customers took back their utility. Now let the sun shine on other co-ops - Cindi Ross Scoppe
  • NAS - Project Update:: Independent Assessment of Science and Technology for the Department of Energy's Defense Environmental Cleanup Program
  • NRC - NRC 2018-2019 Information Digest Now Available Online
  • Press TV - Turkey takes complaint against additional US steel and aluminum tariffs to WTO
  • Press TV - Dollar out, Yuan in: Iran changes benchmark currencies
  • Press TV - Europeans must bear expenses for long-term interests: Iran FM
  • Press TV - Leader: US policy is to stoke wars among Muslims
  • Press TV - After US, UK stops funding militants amid Syria victory
  • In These Times - Trump Quietly Overrides What Little Civilian Protections Remain in Yemen War - Sarah Lazare and Shireen Al-Adeimi
  • Japan Times - ALPS system at Fukushima No. 1 plant failing to remove more than tritium from toxic cooling water
  • University at Buffalo Reporter - 'Hot Spots' exhibition tackles environmental impact of radioactive waste

    Sunday, August 19, 2018

  • Los Angeles Times - Letters(4): Safety concerns about San Onofre's waste storage - Glenn Vanstrum, La Jolla; Chet Chebegia, San Marcos; Amy Davis, Denver; Dallas Weaver, Huntington Beach
  • Idaho Statesman - Letters(#2): Hanford waste: Responding to David Monsees' letter - U.S. Rep. Mike Simpson, Idaho 2nd Congressional District
  • Kankakee Daily Journal, IL - OpEd: To Snowden or not to Snowden - Dennis Marek
  • U.S. News & World Report - Senators: White House Workers Shielded by Whistleblower Laws - AP
  • Bombay Free Press Journal - The Doomsday Machine: Confessions of a Nuclear War Planner by Daniel Ellsberg-Review - Kalyani Majumdar
  • Aiken Standard, SC - SRS sends five boxes of waste to New Mexico - Colin Demarest
  • Vancouver Columbian - Riverkeeper wants to tell you about Hanford proposal - Dameon Pesanti
  • AP News - Utah energy cooperative exploring nuclear power in Idaho
  • Bloomberg - EPA's Plan to Reduce Coal Emissions
  • Reuters - Iran says U.S. 'action group' will fail to overthrow Iranian state - Bozorgmehr Sharafedin
  • Reuters - Iran says no OPEC member can take over its share of oil exports - Bozorgmehr Sharafedin
  • OilPrice - Are Environmentalist Stunts Obfuscating A Serious Nuclear Debate? - Richard Talley
  • New Baltimore Voice, MI - Exelon Corp. proposes shipping nuclear waste by road through Port Huron--Route is under review by NRC - Jim Bloch
  • Mehr News Agency - US pursuing same ploy of 1953 coup in Iran's nuclear case
  • Wilkes-Barre Citizens' Voice - Reactor at nuclear plant brought offline for maintenance
  • Steubenville Herald-Star, OH - Bankruptcy ruling may increase power bill for some,
  • South China Morning Post - Water at Fukushima nuclear plant still radioactive even after treatment
  • Times of Israel - Iran's vice president: Country is in a serious situation, but not at a dead end
  • Times of Israel - Tehran museum lionizes 1980s war in which Iran took on 'whole world' - Marc Jourdier
  • Kyodo News - Treated water at Fukushima nuclear plant has radioactive substances
  • AP News - South Carolina-owned utility nixes meeting, bonds downgraded - Meg Kinnard
  • CBC Toronto - Why scientists suspect proof of a turning point in Earth's history is sitting in a lake in Milton, Ont. - Rachel Levy-McLaughlin
  • World Nuclear News - FirstEnergy takes "unwelcome" step towards plant closures
  • World Nuclear News - NRC clears centrifuge plant decommissioning plan
  • World Nuclear News - Chinese research reactor sets operational record
  • World Nuclear News - Chinese AP1000 reaches full power operation
  • SF Bay Area IMC - SF Mayor Breed & DPH Garcia Still Pushing Lennar Hunters Point Project "It's Safe" - Labor Video Project
  • The State - Tri-County taught us SC electric co-ops need some sunshine, and probably oversight - Cindi Ross Scoppe
  • The State - It's time for Tri-County members to take back co-op from abusive board - Cindi Ross Scoppe
  • The State - Is SCE&G's nuclear surcharge dead? What a strike-out in federal court tells us - Cindi Ross Scoppe
  • Japan Times - ALPS system at Fukushima No. 1 plant failing to remove more than tritium from toxic cooling water
  • Japan Times - Fukushima's recovering farmers scramble to deal with scorching weather
  • Japan Times - Final fuel-removal exercise starts for problem-plagued Monju reactor
  • Japan Times - Japan's Defense Ministry to request record ¥5.3 trillion budget for fiscal 2019
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Fukushima tsunami plans to be expedited at stricken N-plant
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Final exercise starts for fuel removal from Monju reactor
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea accepts on-site inspection of missile launch site: report - bdk@yna.co.kr
  • Tennessee Valley Authority - Notice: Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2018-17969 Citation: 83 FR 42198 PDF Page 42198

    Saturday, August 18, 2018

  • DOE:EM - EM Update | Vol. 10, Issue 32 | Aug. 15, 2018
  • E&E Daily - YUCCA MOUNTAIN: Nev. prepares for next round of repository fight - Sam Mintz
  • Environmental Health News - OpEd: Past deadline and over budget, nuclear energy is struggling - Peter Dykstra
  • WQAD Moline, IL - YOUR HEALTH: Helping Gulf War veterans - Jim Mertens
  • Lexology - "Blowing the whistle: Protections increase for whistleblowers under new amendments" - William Roberts Lawyers, SYDNEY NSW
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - LANL coalition cutting down on travel, food reimbursements - Daniel J. Chacón
  • Albuquerque Journal - Editorial: LANL Coalition is what's toxic in our governments
  • Tri-City Herald - Small, unexplained hole stops work at Hanford tank farm - Annette Cary
  • KOMO Seattle - Sinkhole discovered at Hanford Tank Farm - Thomas Yazwinski
  • AP News - Bankruptcy ruling could lead to higher Ohio electric prices
  • Reuters - China's top diplomat says cooperation with Iran to continue: Xinhua - Kanishka Singh
  • New York Review of Books - 'Fukushima Devil Fish': A Nuclear Pastoral - Ryan Holmberg
  • Pakistan Daily Times - OpEd: Pakistan's nuclear safety and security - Sonia NazSonia Naz
  • WACH Columbia, SC - Some Richland Co. residents worried about their water after recent uranium leaks - Thomas Lanahan
  • Duluth News Tribune - Should we bail out failing wind, nuclear energy producers? Yes: They are America's aces in the hole in competitive energy world - Wayne Madsen
  • Duluth News Tribune - Should we bail out failing wind, nuclear energy producers? No: Spending millions to do so will send consumer bills soaring - Todd Snitchler
  • The State - SC agency argues SCE&G improperly withheld VC Summer documents - Maayan Schechter
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Letter: Nuclear power - Brian Hill, Captiva Row, Charleston
  • Asahi Shimbun - Leaving no stone unturned in heatstroke battle at nuclear plant - Hiroshi Ishizuka
  • HNN Huntingtonnews - Activist in Continuing Paducah Nuclear Workers Dispute Files Federal Civil Rights Complaint - Tony E. Rutherford, News Editor
  • United News of Bangladesh - Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant: Installation of Core Catcher begins
  • Yonhap News - S. Korean gov't committed to nuclear phase-out policy goal - colin@yna.co.kr
  • Iran Front Page - Russia to Send Second Batch of Nuclear Fuel to Iran
  • Press TV - Russia, China say they will keep their commitment to Iran nuclear deal
  • Sputnik News - US Wants Iran to Become a Country That Never Says No to Washington – Prof - Sunday Times, London
  • London Times - US squeezes Iran but denies plot to topple regime - Richard Spencer
  • RT - Iran Action Group repeats Pompeo's old CIA gimmicks, won't work either – professor to RT
  • Yonhap News - Nuclear reactor shuts down for maintenance
  • Daily Post North Wales - Wylfa Newydd developer denies reports that US construction giant has withdrawn from building the nuclear plant - Owen Hughes
  • Charlotte Business Journal - SCE&G, regulator scrap over confidential report, potential $1.6B in sanctions in V.C. Summer case - John Downey
  • in-cumbria - Allerdale council leader's broadside against Sellafield over funding
  • Salem News, MA - Advocates: Clean energy bill falls short--Net metering caps stay; fee on fossil fuel use dropped - Christian M. Wade
  • Florida Times-Union - JEA issues ultimatum to Plant Vogtle co-owner: Walk away from nuclear project - Nate Monroe
  • Singapore Straits Times - China has nuclear plans in South China Sea: US
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR WASTE: Westinghouse might clean up leaked uranium – in 2058
  • Chicago Tribune - Ted Petry, last surviving witness to first self-sustaining nuclear chain reaction, dies at 94 - Graydon Megan
  • San Francisco Chronicle - EPA blasts Navy for plan to retest soil at former SF shipyard - Cynthia Dizikes and J.K. Dineen
  • Mainichi Daily News - Japanese soldier's diary reaches across the decades to touch new generations
  • Mother Jones - The Amount of Toxic Wastewater Produced by Fracking is Unbelievable - Alexander C. Kaufman
  • Beyond Nuclear - Fukushima workers exploited and exposed
  • Beyond Nuclear - Vigilance needed against FirstEnergy Nuclear's attempted ratepayer/taxpayer robbery to prop up dangerously old atomic reactors
  • The State - Was anyone told of 2011 uranium leak? Senator says he was left in dark, wants cleanup - Sammy Fretwell
  • The State - SC agency argues SCE&G improperly withheld VC Summer documents - Maayan Schechter
  • The State - South Carolina-owned utility nixes meeting, bonds downgraded - Meg Kinnard
  • Aiken Standard, SC - No clean-up of nuclear leak in South Carolina for years - Associated Press
  • Charleston Post and Courier - A victory for clean water
  • Japan Times - Debate over Fukushima statue takes on a life of its own online - Patrick ST. Michel
  • YouTube - Cortez Masto Presses the Energy Department's General Counsel Nominee on Yucca Mountain Stance
  • Boulder Daily Camera - Plutonium continually radiates inside body - Niels Schonbeck, Erie

    Friday, August 17, 2018

  • Las Vegas Sun - Nevada bolstering resources for renewed Yucca fight - Yvonne Gonzalez
  • Los Alamos Daily Post, NM - Luján Sends Bi-Partisan Letter Calling For House Hearing On Radiation Exposure Compensation Act
  • Grand Island Independent, NE - Display to show how transuranic waste will be transported through area
  • Albuquerque Journal, NNM - More plutonium approved for lab facility - Mark Oswald
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Six GEM fellows working at INL this summer
  • Albuquerque Journal, NNM - Regional coalition to discuss questionable finances - T. S. Last
  • Simi Valley Acorn - Fresh water supply or pipe dream? - Melissa Simon
  • Eastern Daily Press, Norwich, UK - Why fighter jet crash has wind farm protesters worrying about 'radioactive risk' 22 years later - Tom Bristow
  • Reuters - TABLE-Swiss nuclear plant outages and restarts - Vera Eckert
  • Reuters - Bolton to discuss arms control, Iran, Syria in talks with Russian counterpart - Jeff Mason, Steve Holland
  • Japan Times - 'Tens of thousands' of workers exposed to radiation risks in Fukushima cleanup, U.N. rights experts say
  • Reuters - Japan says U.N. experts' call to protect nuclear clean-up workers is 'regrettable' - Elaine Lies
  • The State, SC - Westinghouse won't clean up pollution for 40 years at nuclear plant near Columbia - Sammy Fretwell
  • WNYC - What Happens When Two Nuclear Power Plants Shut Down?
  • WCAI Cape and Islands NPR - Citizens Advisory Panel Skeptical Over Sale of Pilgrim Nuclear Powerplant - Sarah Tan
  • Whyalla News, South Australia - Nuclear vote stalled - Louis Mayfield
  • Port Augusta Transcontinental, South Australia - Radioactive waste vote postponed - Marco Balsamo
  • UNIAN, Kyiv - Russian propaganda planning to accuse Ukraine of "radioactive disaster" in Donbas - MP
  • Compelo, London - Phoenix bags contracts to deliver nuclear fuel inspection solutions
  • World Nuclear News - Oglethorpe to vote on Vogtle future
  • World Nuclear News - Commissioning milestones at Chinese AP1000s
  • World Nuclear News - NuGen confirms Moorside as potential UK plant site
  • World Nuclear News - Steady growth in nuclear generation continues
  • The Sentinel, Carlisle, PA - Guest Editorial: Taking a stand for TMI - Tim Scott, Mayor of Carlisle and Co-Chair, Clean Jobs for Pa. Coalition
  • Asahi Shimbun - U.S. firm pulls out of building Hitachi nuclear plant in Britain
  • BusinessKorea - KEPCO Suffers Huge Losses As a Result of Nuclear-free Energy Policy - Michael Herh
  • BusinessKorea - Korea Hydro & Nuclear Power Sets out to Win Nuclear Power Plant Project in Czech Republic - Lee Song -hoon
  • Korea Herald - Korea, US agree to cooperate on nuclear reactor exports
  • S&P Global Platts - NYISO stakeholders clash over exclusion of REC holders from carbon price payments - Jared Anderson
  • Pike County News Watchman, OH - Cold War Patriots hosts town hall meetings for Portsmouth Gaseous Diffusion Plant/A-Plant workers - Julie Billings
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea, U.S. reaffirm resolve to develop 'strategic' atomic energy partnership
  • Aiken Standard, SC - NNSA chief of staff, other government officials tour SRS - Colin Demarest
  • SF Examiner - SFPD calls for retesting of water, soil, air at Hunters Point Shipyard crime lab - Laura Waxmann
  • Block Island Times, RI - Fukishima nuclear disaster talk
  • WPDE ABC 15, Conway, SC - Millions of South Carolinians will be shelling out more money for electric bills - Sydney Glenn
  • Santee Cooper - The Nuclear Story and Facts
  • Geopolitical Monitor - In Defense of the Iran Nuclear Deal - Adam Goldin
  • Ha'aretz Daily - Analysis Why Iran Thinks It Has an 'Insurance Policy' Against an Israeli or U.S. Strike - Amos Harel and Amir Tibon
  • Daily Mirror - Sellafield nuclear plant accused of health and safety breaches after 'worker exposed to plutonium' - ByKim Pilling, Katherine Clementine
  • SpaceNews - Defense inspector general finds key Air Force space programs vulnerable to cyber attacks, sabotage - Sandra Erwin
  • Owen Sound Sun Times - Dozens of jobs to be created when 2 Bruce Power suppliers begin operating in Owen Sound later this year - Denis Langlois
  • News & Star - NuGen proposes Moorside site to be carried over into new Government policies
  • IAEA - How can workers be protected from natural radiation? - Video: Svetlomir Slavchev, story: Lenka Dojcanova
  • SF Chronicle - Bayview residents blast SF officials over shipyard cleanup - J.K. Dineen
  • The State, SC - No clean-up of nuclear leak in South Carolina for years - The Associated Press
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - Santee Cooper postpones board meeting because it doesn't know who is in charge - Thad Moore
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - Charleston judge halts Trump rule that suspended clean water protections - Andrew Knapp
  • DOE - Deputy Secretary Brouillette Hosts U.S.-Republic of Korea High Level Bilateral Commission Meeting
  • USGS - M 4.5 - 3km NW of Buli, Taiwan
  • Trend News Agency, Azerbaijan - US will finally grant waivers to Iran's oil customers: ex-deputy minister - Ali Mohammadi
  • Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission - Document history for REGDOC-2.7.2, Dosimetry, Volume II: Technical and Management System Requirements for Dosimetry Services
  • Australia National Radioactive Waste Management Facility - Media Release - Statement on Supreme Court Decision
  • Mainichi Daily - UN experts concerned about risks for workers on Fukushima cleanup - Eng.Belta.By Nuclear
  • Press TV - US forms 'Iran Action Group' to run aggressive policy toward Tehran
  • Press TV - Israeli settlers chop down 200 Palestinian olive trees in West Bank village
  • Press TV - US says ready to sanction China for buying Iran's oil
  • Press TV - US ready to hit Turkey with more sanction if pastor not released: Mnuchin
  • Press TV - PA: Israel's new expansion plan 'declaration of war'
  • Press TV - Russia says Syria base attacked by 'sophisticated' drones
  • Press TV - US lying about efforts to improve Gaza situation: Abbas
  • Press TV - Iran's FM Zarif says US isolated itself by leaving JCPOA
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Weekly Receipts FR Document: 2018-17747 Citation: 83 FR 41072 PDF Pages 41072-41073
  • Federal Energy Regulatory Commission - Notice Complaints: North Carolina Electric Membership Corp. v. Duke Energy Progress, LLC FR Document: 2018-17761 Citation: 83 FR 41072 PDF Page 41072
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2018-17879 Citation: 83 FR 41113 PDF Page 41113
  • Tennessee Valley Authority - Notice Meetings: Regional Energy Resource Council FR Document: 2018-17756 Citation: 83 FR 41140 PDF Pages 41140-41141
  • Phys.org - First reliable estimates of highly radioactive cesium-rich microparticles released by Fukushima disaster - Goldschmidt Conference

    Thursday, August 16, 2018

  • BBC - Fukushima nuclear disaster: UN says clean-up workers risk exploitation
  • BBC - Mystery Russian satellite's behaviour raises alarm in US
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Sandoval urges officials to gear up to fight Yucca Mountain in 2019 - Gary Martin
  • Las Vegas Sun - Nuclear waste belongs here - Arthur Young, North Las Vegas
  • 106.3 WORD, Greenville, SC - Yucca Mountain
  • Albuquerque Journal, NNM - State could block nuclear storage site near Carlsbad even if federally licensed - Adrian C. Hedden
  • Washington Examiner - Dean Heller wants his re-election fight to be 'the race.' He may get his wish - Al Weaver
  • KOB TV4 Albuquerque, NM - Former LANL coalition head said she 'demonstrated poor judgement' in asking for reimbursements
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Bull Ring bill early red flag of unlawful reimbursements - Daniel J. Chacón
  • HPC Wire - DOE Funds 13 Projects Under Fifth Round of HPC4Manufacturing Program
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - State could block nuclear storage site near Carlsbad even if federally licensed - Adrian C Hedden
  • Augusta Chronicle - South Carolina Attorney General contends DOE can't close MOX without analysis - James Folker
  • Los Alamos Monitor, NM - 'One bomb too many' - Tris DeRoma
  • All Things Nuclear - Anticipated Transient Without Scram - Dave Lochbaum, director, Nuclear Safety Project
  • KABC-TV Los Angeles - Simi Valley residents upset over idea to use groundwater they believe may be contaminated during emergencies
  • Ventura County Reporter - KIDS AND CANCER: Resident of nearby Rocketdyne shines light on unusual diagnoses - Kathy Jean Schultz
  • AP News - Pompeo forms 'Iran Action Group' for post-nuke deal policy - Matthew Lee
  • AP News - Georgia woman facing 'longest sentence' for leaking to media - Russ Bynum
  • AP News - Customers seek refund from utility over failed nuke project - Meg Kinnard
  • Bloomberg - Vajpayee, Who Turned India Into Nuclear-Armed Nation, Dead at 93 - Bibhudatta Pradhan
  • Bloomberg - Populists May Rip Up Sweden's Nuclear Code of Conduct - Jesper Starn
  • Reuters - Children poisoned by lead on U.S. Army bases as hazards go ignored - JOSHUA SCHNEYER and ANDREA JANUTA
  • Reuters - Former Indian PM Vajpayee, the gentler face of Hindu nationalism, dies - Sanjeev Miglani and Sudarshan Varadhan
  • Reuters - Japan must act to protect Fukushima clean-up workers: U.N. experts - Elaine Lies
  • Reuters - German rail operator, Deutsche Telekom end Iran projects - Gernot Heller and Douglas Busvine
  • Axios - China's plan to become a nuclear energy powerhouse - Zachary Basu
  • World Nuclear News - Steady growth in nuclear generation continues
  • World Nuclear News - FirstEnergy takes "unwelcome" step towards plant closures
  • World Nuclear News - Upgrades for Slovakian and Korean simulators
  • Utility Dive - Glick 'at a loss' over FERC role in Trump coal and nuclear bailout - Gavin Bade
  • Utility Dive - Exit fee: Deciding the fate of California's utilities and customer choice movement - Herman K. Trabish
  • Florida Times-Union - Citing 'potential mismanagement,' state senator asks for study of JEA's nuclear power costs - Nate Monroe
  • The Chronicle, Duke University, Durham, NC - Duke researchers find widespread uranium contamination in India's groundwater supply - Shagun Vashisth
  • ABC.au - South Australian Aboriginal group wins injunction to halt nuclear ballot - Claire Campbell
  • Regulatory Review - Nuclear Energy at the Forefront of States' Clean Energy Policies - Jennifer Ko
  • Salt Lake Tribune - Letter: Small nuclear reactor would be much safer than traditional large ones - Douglas Hunter, Salt Lake City, CEO & General Manager, Utah Associated Municipal Power Systems
  • Toledo Blade, OH - FirstEnergy Solutions takes next step toward shutting down Davis-Besse nuke plant - Tom Henry
  • IAEA - Call for Papers: IAEA Meeting on Addressing the Nuclear Safety and Security Interface - Yassine Chaari, IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security
  • E&E Daily - URANIUM: Groups appeal expansion of Utah mine near Bears Ears - Dylan Brown
  • Bristol Post, UK - Fierce debate sparked by 'nuclear mud' digging on Bristol Channel coast - David Williamson and Daniel Chipperfield
  • ITV UK - Sellafield case in court after worker allegedly exposed to plutonium
  • Energy Voice Aberdeen - Sellafield trial date set over worker 'exposed to plutonium'
  • Korea Times - 7 in 10 Koreans approve of nuclear power - Nam Hyun-woo
  • Adelaide Advertiser - Supreme Court orders temporary halt on vote to build nuclear waste ...
  • San Clemente Times - Whistleblower's Comments at CEP Meeting to Factor into SONGS Nuclear Fuel Storage Procedures - Eric Heinz
  • Los Alamos Daily Post, NM - Radioactive and Hazardous Materials Committee Meets In Los Alamos For Update On Clean-up Of Legacy Waste
  • Western Mail, Wales - The Cardiff nuclear mud row: The facts and the fiction - David Williamson
  • Western Mail, Wales - The Cardiff nuclear mud row: The facts and the fiction - David Williamson
  • UCLA Samueli Newsroom - UCLA Samueli developing tougher glass
  • Green Left Weekly - South Australians reject proposed nuclear waste dump - Pascal Cannarozzo
  • News-Herald, Willoughby, OH - Lake County commissioner responds to claim that he doesn't support Perry Nuclear Power Plant - Bill DeBus
  • Attleboro Sun Chronicle, MA - Old Engelhard site in Plainville edging toward re-use - Rick Foster
  • Romania Insider - Romanian nuclear power producer ups profit in first six months
  • U.S. Naval Institute - Navy, Civilian Nuclear Regulators Struggling Over How to Dismantle Former USS Enterprise - Ben Werner
  • KBS WORLD Radio - Major Opposition Party Asks Gov't to Keep Nuke-Centered Energy Policy
  • Cape Cod Times - Prospective Pilgrim owner touts experience
  • Press of Atlantic City - Web of companies would be involved in Oyster Creek decommissioning - Michelle Brunetti
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Defense bill open to shuttering S.C. waste project - Courtney Columbus
  • Toledo Blade, OH - Manufacturing officials tour Oregon Clean Energy Center - Tom Henry
  • S&P Global Platts - Potential federal power plant subsidies complicate PJM capacity market rulemaking - Jared Anderson
  • Cape Cod Times - NRC: Pilgrim staff worked more hours than allowed - Christine Legere
  • WPDE ABC 15, Conway, SC - 'The problem is bad:' Lawmaker warns of upcoming spike in electricity bills - Nicholas Papantonis
  • FITSNews.com, SC - #NukeGate: Lawsuit Against SCANA Seeks $452.3 Million
  • Koz Telegram - In Hungary, the airport terminal was closed due to the radioactive container with Russia
  • NASDAQ - Why 1 Chinese Nuclear Power Plant Is So Important for This U.S. Utility - Reuben Gregg Brewer, Motley Fool
  • PR Newswire - Phoenix Secures $15M In Contracts To Deliver Nuclear Fuel Inspection Solutions - Phoenix, LLC, Madison, WI
  • New Hampshire Public Radio - NRC Takes No Issue With Aging Concrete at Seabrook Nuclear Plant After Inspection - Annie Ropeik
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - Want to vent to regulators about SC's failed nuclear project? Here's how. - Andrew Brown
  • United News of Bangladesh - Govt for examining potentials of small-scale nuclear power plants
  • Energy Live News - Sellafield trials new system for mapping radioactive hotspots - Priyanka Shrestha
  • News & Star - Sellafield in court on health and safety charges - after worker allegedly exposed to plutonium
  • Newburyport Daily News, MA - NRC finishes inspection of Seabrook nuclear plant - Jack Shea
  • Bellona - Russia's official press touts Rosatom's eventual control of the Arctic - Charles Digges
  • Gloucester Daily Times, MA - Advocates say clean energy bill falls short - Christian M. Wade
  • Mainichi Daily - Japan welcomes Hong Kong lifting food ban, expects export growth
  • E&E Daily - SUPERFUND: Locals furious after fumbled cleanup in Bay Area
  • Public Citizen - Chemical, Petrochemical and Allied Industry Insiders Run Rampant in EPA and White House
  • USGS - M 6.4 - 252km SE of Iwo Jima, Japan
  • USGS - M 6.0 - 263km SE of Iwo Jima, Japan
  • IAEA - Mutant Varieties Satisfy Market and add USD 6 Billion to Pakistan's Economy - Nancy Hart, International Development Correspondant
  • Trend News Agency, Azerbaijan - US unveils 'Iran action group' for post-nuke deal policy
  • NHK World - UN: Japan must protect Fukushima Daiichi workers
  • Japan Times - Japan welcomes Hong Kong's lifting of seven-year ban on food imports from four prefectures
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - TEPCO halts sales of folders with N-plant images amid criticism
  • Mainichi Daily - In Photos: Fire festival held for 1st time in 8 years after Fukushima disaster
  • Jiji Press - PHOTOS: Nuclear Crisis
  • Energy Department - Notice Draft Waste Incidental to Reprocessing Evaluation for Closure of Waste Management Area C at the Hanford Site, Washington FR Document: 2018-17687 Citation: 83 FR 40758 PDF Pages 40758-40759
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Proposed Rule Approval of American Society of Mechanical Engineers' Code Cases FR Document: 2018-17650 Citation: 83 FR 40685 PDF Pages 40685-40703 (19 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Requirements for Renewal of Operating Licenses for Nuclear Power Plants FR Document: 2018-17613 Citation: 83 FR 40793 PDF Pages 40793-40794

    Wednesday, August 15, 2018

  • YouTube - Yucca Mountain Disussion at Nevada Board of Examiners Meeting in Carson City 8.14.2018 - Starts At 38 Minutes, Ends At 47 Minutes
  • Nevada Appeal - Utah firm picked to manage Northern Nevada Veterans Home - Cy Ryan
  • Nuclear Energy Insider - EDF delays start-up of French EPR by a year; Holtec to acquire Entergy, Exelon reactors
  • E&E Daily - APPROPRIATIONS: 4 ways spending fights will affect energy, environment issues - George Cahlink
  • Nuclear Energy Insider - Researchers develop AI to cut staff costs for advanced reactors - Neil Ford
  • Breakthrough Institute blog - Beyond Yucca Mountain--Innovative Solutions to Nuclear Waste Management - Jameson McBride
  • UPI - U.S. security aid enables torture in Cameroon - A. Trevor Thrall and Jordan Cohen
  • Unz Review - To Hell with U.S. Jobs, Let's Get Iran! - Eric Margolis
  • Sputnik News - US Sanctions Moscow Over Chemical Weapons While Ignoring It's Own Dark Past
  • EHS Today - OSHA Extends Beryllium Rule Compliance to December
  • News24 - Whistleblower safeguards still inadequate - journalists and informants - Khulekani Magubane
  • Los Alamos Daily Post, NM - NNMP Calls For AG Probe Of RCLC Audit Findings - Maire O'Neill
  • E&E Daily - AIR POLLUTION: Judge gives EPA Oct. 15 deadline in Hanford permit case - Sean Reilly
  • Bloomberg - Germany's Failed Climate Goals--A Wake-Up Call for Governments Everywhere - William Wilkes, Hayley Warren and Brian Parkin
  • Reuters - Iran Supreme Leader admits mistake over nuclear talks - Babak Dehghanpisheh
  • Kalamazoo Gazette - Request to ship nuclear material through Michigan draws concerns - Brad Devereaux
  • KSL-TV - Idaho nuclear power plant 'game changing' for Utah? - Amy Joi O'Donoghue,
  • Globe Newswire - Looking inside a nuclear fuel pin to improve nuclear energy--Missouri S&T researcher testing a new tool for nuclear fuel pin performance assessment - Source: Missouri University of Science and Technology
  • EurekAlert - First reliable estimates of highly radioactive cesium-rich microparticles released by Fukushima disaster - Goldschmidt Conference
  • RT - Radioactive sheep boost claims of secret Israeli nuke test
  • Ynetnews - Radioactive sheep said to prove Israel conducted illegal nuclear test
  • WMBF news, Myrtle Beach, SC - SC's only National Park closely monitoring nearby nuclear spill - Chad Mills
  • The State, SC - Think you're done paying for failed nuclear reactors? It ain't over yet - Cindi Ross Scoppe
  • Lexington County Chronicle, SC - Regulators seek millions in SGE&G penalty
  • Toledo Blade, OH - FirstEnergy Solutions takes next step toward shutting down Davis-Besse nuke plant - Tom Henry
  • SwissInfo - Swiss still say no to Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons
  • Atlanta Journal-Constitution - Why Georgia Power's nuclear project could survive the November election - Jim Galloway
  • World Nuclear News - Nuclear aids New England energy security, say governors
  • World Nuclear News - NRC clears centrifuge plant decommissioning plan
  • Gov.UK - Dream comes true for young 'nuclear expert' - Sellafield Ltd
  • Deseret News - Operation Rio Grande's 1-year anniversary; Idaho 'game changing' nuclear power plant; problems for Utah driver's licenses - Herb Scribner
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - Haney wants to buy nuclear plant by November, transfer construction permit from TVA - Dave Flessner
  • Reuters - Iran Supreme Leader admits mistake over nuclear talks - Babak Dehghanpisheh
  • PoliticsHome, UK - The status of new nuclear in the UK - Josh White
  • Green Left Weekly - Responsibility overboard: The shocking record of the company shipping nuclear waste to Australia - Natalie Wasley
  • Western Gazette - Hinkley Point C: Dredging of mud from nuclear power station into Cardiff Bay postponed - Michael Taylor
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: FirstEnergy takes step toward closing Pa., Ohio plants - Sam Mintz
  • Durham Region, Ontario - Critics blast decision to renew Pickering nuclear licence - Kristen Calis
  • UPI - Artist sorry for nuclear-themed statue in city devastated by 2011 meltdown - Danielle Haynes
  • Bridgwater Mercury, UK - Bridgwater grandmother is UK's first female nuclear fuel transporter driver - Steven Salter
  • Cleveland Plain Dealer - Union workers at FirstEnergy nuclear plants excluded from retention bonuses, union argues discrimination - John Funk
  • Los Angeles Times - The San Onofre nuclear plant is a 'Fukushima waiting to happen' - Steve Chapple
  • Asahi Shimbun - Ministry loses radioactive soil sent to Tokyo from Fukushima - Tsuyoshi Kawamura
  • Atlas Obscura - In the 1960s, the U.S. Government Set Off a Pair of Nukes Under Mississippi - Matt Smith
  • Joongang Daily - Editorial: Revisiting the nuclear phase-out (KOR)Revisiting the nuclear phase-out (KOR)
  • Augusta Chronicle - MOX protection not included in defense authorization measure signed by Trump - James Folker
  • Schenectady Daily Gazette - Defense bill includes $11M Kesselring project--Plumbing to be replaced at Navy's nuclear training facility - John Cropley
  • Colorado Springs Gazette - In Colorado visit, Energy Secretary Perry praises 'stunning innovation' at national labs - Liz Forster
  • Alabama News - Despite 'distraction,' Bellefonte project pushes forward - Paul Gattis
  • Crain's Chicago Business - The secret to Exelon's rising profit - Joe Cahill
  • Forbes blog - Nagasaki A-Bomb Survivor Recounts His Horrific Experiences 73 Years After The Fact - Jim Clash
  • Nation.Cymru, Wales - Plaid Cymru Oppose Nuclear Plant Mud Dump
  • San Diego Reader - Chernobyl in San Onofre? Debate continues over canister thickness - Don Bauder
  • Denver Business Journal - Rick Perry plugs 'world-changing' NREL energy research, while calling for nuclear and coal backstop - Greg Avery
  • Poughkeepsie Journal - Editorial: Give New Yorkers more incentives on energy choicesGive New Yorkers more incentives on energy choices
  • Ventura County Star, CA - Parents, others urge Simi Valley council not to allow groundwater for residential use - Mike Harris
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - Letter: New energy source - Walter D. Carr, Ashley River Road, Charleston
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - SCE&G is closing most of its local offices, including 3 near Charleston - Thad Moore
  • SA Independent - Can we count on Jeff Radebe to deliver renewable energy? - Melita Steele - Senior Climate & Energy Campaign Manager at Greenpeace Africa
  • Beyond Nuclear - Turning space into a war zone must be stopped
  • The State, SC - SCE&G rips agency's request for $1.5 billion in sanctions as 'baseless,' 'draconian' - Tom Barton
  • DOE - Department of Energy to Fund 15 Tribal Energy Infrastructure Deployment Projects
  • NAS - Project Update:: Supplemental Treatment of Low-Activity Waste at the Hanford Nuclear Reservation
  • NRC - Atomic Safety and Licensing Board to Hold Evidentiary Hearing on Proposed Expansion of Crow Butte Uranium Recovery Facility
  • IAEA - How Nuclear Techniques Detect Heart Problems and Help Save Lives
  • NHK World - Environment ministry: Contaminated soil missing
  • Mainichi Daily - Environment ministry lost 10 kg of low level contaminated soil
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Amendment Applications: National Aeronautics and Space Administration, John H. Glenn Research Center FR Document: 2018-17486 Citation: 83 FR 40576 PDF Pages 40576-40577

    Tuesday, August 14, 2018

  • The Hill - Nevada rematch pits rural voters against a booming Las Vegas - Reid Wilson
  • Discover Magazine blog - Ancient Nuclear Waste Is Teaching Us About Radioactive Storage Today - Nathaniel Scharping
  • Phys.org - Ancient natural fission reactor offers clues on how to store modern nuclear waste
  • Independent Institute, Oakland CA - Mining Regulations Hamper Access to America's Own Rare Earth Metals and Minerals - William Shughart
  • Dana Pointer, Dana Point, CA - San Onofre Nuclear Waste Accident Near Miss - Ross Teasley
  • KOB TV4 Albuquerque, NM - Environment group wants Balderas to look into LANL spending habits
  • Albuquerque Journal, NNM - Romero claims spending got OK - T. S. Last
  • Los Alamos Daily Post, NM - LANL: Two Los Alamos Scientists Named American Geophysical Union Fellows
  • Los Alamos Monitor, NM - LANL Foundation scholarships awarded
  • Los Alamos Daily Post, NM - NNSA Update: LANL Road Construction Project
  • Los Alamos Daily Post, NM - O'Leary and Chrobocinski: Attorney General Should Complete Los Alamos County Investigation - Los Alamos County Councilor Susan O'Leary, and Former County Councilor James Chrobocinski
  • KNDO/KNDO Yakima/Kennewick - Public asked to weigh in on best plan for Hanford tunnel cleanup
  • WRAL Raleigh - State rejects request to immediately fill aging tunnel - Associated Press
  • World Nuclear News - Public to comment on Hanford tunnel work
  • Tri-City Herald, WA - 435 tons of toxic Hanford waste kept out of Columbia River - Annette Cary
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR WASTE - Wash. rejects request to quickly repair Hanford tunnel
  • World Nuclear News - Chinese AP1000 reaches full power operation
  • World Nuclear News - Chinese research reactor sets operational record
  • FOX 11, Los Angeles, CA - Simi Valley residents outraged over proposal to use potentially toxic ground water to drink - Bill Melugin
  • AP News - China blasts US military bill as interference in its affairs - Joe Mcdonald
  • AP News - State rejects request to immediately fill aging tunnel
  • Reuters - Commentary: Why Trump's 'Arab NATO' plan won't curb Iran - Maysam Behravesh
  • Reuters - 'Hazmat' suit statue near site of Japanese nuclear disaster sparks uproar - Kwiyeon Ha
  • News Corp Australia - Nuclear fallout detected in Australian sheep in 1979 has been attributed to a covert nuclear test - Jamie Seidel
  • Sputnik News - Mystery Revealed? Israel Possibly Tested Nuclear Weapons in Indian Ocean
  • The State, SC - Angry crowd blasts Westinghouse over nuclear leak many knew little about - Sammy Fretwell
  • WIS-TV Columbia, SC - 'We don't trust you,' some tell DHEC, Westinghouse after nuclear leak - Chad Mills
  • The Island Now blog, Long Island, NY - Viewpoint: Anti-nuclear activists put on happy face but everything hinges on midterms - Karen Rubin
  • S&P Global Platts - Group fears FERC information could broaden DOE coal, nuclear plan - Kate Winston
  • Bellona - Italian vessel assists in removing Russian Navy's nuclear waste - Charles Digges
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - TV and the Bomb - Reba A. Wissner
  • Adelaide Advertiser - Barngarla People seeking Supreme Court injunction to halt Kimba ...
  • CBC Canada - Hornepayne residents rally against nuclear waste storage--Tuesday's rally includes march, guest speakers
  • Lansing State Journal - MSU's $765 million Facility for Rare Isotope Beams hosts open house this weekend - RJ Wolcott
  • Reuters UK - Hungary's Paks nuclear plant lowers output on malfunctioning - Marton Dunai and Sandor Peto
  • Aiken Standard, SC - Trump signs defense bill; package authorizes MOX money, questions SRS pit production - Colin Demarest
  • Aiken Standard, SC - Repurposed life: New film tells story of local building that is part of SRS history - Dede Biles
  • WACH FOX 57 Columbia SC - Residents express anger, distrust towards Westinghouse after uranium leak - Sharonne Hayes
  • Al-Arabiya - Iran media omits Khamenei statement on nuclear deal: I personally made a mistake - Masoud al-Zahed
  • WHNS Greenville, FOX Carolina - SC Emergency officials to participate in training drills at Oconee Nuclear Station - Dal Kalsi
  • Chosun Ilbo - KEPCO Runs up Huge Quarterly Loss - Ahn Joon-ho
  • Tehran Times - It is better to remain in nuclear deal: Iran's Kamalvandi
  • Climate Home News - The US' hidden methane problem - Mark Olalde
  • DOE - Eagle will be 3.5 times more powerful than current system dedicated to energy research
  • DOE - Secretary Perry Announces $38 Million in New Projects to Support Innovative Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Technologies
  • GAO - National Nuclear Security Administration Contracting: Review of the NNSA Report on the Sandia Contract Competition - GAO-18-490R
  • NAS - Project Update: Subcommittee on Seismology: Review and Update of Technical Issues Related to the Comprehensive Nuclear Test Ban Treaty
  • NRC - NRC Proposes $8,500 Fine to West Virginia Company
  • USGS - M 5.1 - 13km SE of Ohara, Japan
  • World Nuclear News - Rosatom seeks to boost cooperation in Eurasia
  • Japan Times - Photographer using project to pass on experiences of A-bomb survivors through family portraits
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Duplication Request FR Document: 2018-17455 Citation: 83 FR 40341 PDF Pages 40341-40342
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: General Domestic Licenses for Byproduct Material FR Document: 2018-17457 Citation: 83 FR 40356 PDF Pages 40356-40357
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Physical Protection of Plants and Materials FR Document: 2018-17459 Citation: 83 FR 40358 PDF Pages 40358-40359
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Applications and Amendments to Facility Operating Licenses and Combined Licenses Involving No Significant Hazards Considerations: Biweekly Notice FR Document: 2018-17132 Citation: 83 FR 40342 PDF Pages 40342-40355 (14 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Charter Establishments: Atomic Safety and Licensing Board; Florida Power and Light Co. FR Document: 2018-17373 Citation: 83 FR 40360 PDF Page 40360
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Environmental Assessments; Availability, etc.: Uranium One; Ludeman Satellite FR Document: 2018-17458 Citation: 83 FR 40357 PDF Pages 40357-40358
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Termination: Buffalo Materials Research Center Reactor FR Document: 2018-17456 Citation: 83 FR 40355 PDF Pages 40355-40356

    Monday, August 13, 2018

  • ExecutiveGov - William Bookless to be Nominated NNSA Principal Deputy Administrator - Nichols Martin
  • KOB TV4 Albuquerque, NM - Criminal probe sought on pro-Los Alamos agency over spending - Joshua Panas
  • Los Alamos Daily Post, NM - Cold War Patriots Hosts Town Hall Meetings For Sandia, LANL and Uranium Workers Aug. 14-16 - CWP News
  • KIFI Idaho Falls - Small reactor project outlining construction and supply opportunities
  • Los Alamos Daily Post, NM - DOE: RFI/SS For Environmental Management Deactivation, Decommissioning and Removal Services - DOE News
  • Broomfield Patch - Judge OKs Trail-Building At Rocky Flats During Suit
  • Daily Camera, Boulder, CO - Cold War Patriots host open houses for Rocky Flats, Coors Porcelain workers - John Bear
  • Blouin Artinfo - "Secret Cities" Behind the Making of the Atomic Bomb at National Building Museum, Washington, D.C.
  • AP News - Iran's top leader says no war or talks with US
  • Bloomberg - With One Eye on Syria, Israel Reluctantly Seeks Gaza Truce - David Wainer
  • Reuters - Iran will not change regional policies under U.S. threats: foreign minister
  • Reuters - Two Koreas plan third summit of Kim, Moon next month - Hyonhee Shin, Joyce Lee
  • FOX News - Radioactive sheep bolster nuclear weapon test claim against Israel, researchers say - Christopher Carbone
  • IAEA - IAEA Unveils Unique World Uranium Map - Florencia Caruso, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Asahi Shimbun - U.N. chief takes mighty swipe at Trump over his nuclear agenda - Masato Tainaka
  • New Zealand Herald - Researchers: Radioactive Australian sheep bolster nuclear weapon test claim against Israel - Martin Johnston
  • Greenville News, SC - The atomic fuel plant up the road: Leak sparks concerns about nuclear neighbor - Sammy Fretwell, The State
  • World Nuclear News - Waste package in place ahead of MSSS clearance
  • World Nuclear News - Rosatom seeks to boost cooperation in Eurasia
  • World Nuclear News - ENEC launches youth council
  • KING5 Seattle - Radioactive material donated at Seattle Goodwill - Associated Press
  • Sudbury Star, Ontario - Letter: Buried nuclear waste poses no explosion threat - James Moodie James Moodie
  • Orange County Register - San Onofre nuclear waste canister incident resulted in 'lessons learned' - City News Service
  • Iranian Financial Tribune - Russia to Deliver 2nd Batch of Enriched Uranium for Tehran Nuclear Reactor
  • News 1st, Colombo - Radioactive waste heading to Sri Lanka?
  • MENAFN - Nuclear Reactor Market is recurring & impressive growth generating sector
  • Al-Arabiya - ANALYSIS: The reasoning behind Iran's recent nuclear, military measures - Heshmat Alavi
  • All Things Nuclear - Obstruction of Injustice: Making Mountains out of Molehills at the Cooper Nuclear Plant - Dave Lochbaum, director, Nuclear Safety Project
  • Los Angeles Times - Incident involving transfer of waste canister at San Onofre nuclear plant prompts additional training measures - Rob Nikolewski
  • Tehran Times - Iran to receive second batch of enriched uranium
  • Hill Times, Ottawa - Natural Resources minister affirms commitment to nuclear energy, say feds are examining path forward with small reactors - Jolson Lim
  • Democracy Now! - Trump to Sign $716 Billion Military Spending Bill With Over $21 Billion For Nuclear Weapons
  • KPBS - Waste Canister Incident At San Onofre Nuclear Plant Prompts Further Training - City News Service
  • KPBS - Safety Inspector Describes Near Accident During San Onofre Community Panel Discussion - Maureen Cavanaugh, Megan Burke
  • The Guardian - Fukushima residents complain over statue of child in radiation suit - Justin McCurry in Tokyo
  • Mainichi Daily - Child statue in protective suit in crisis-hit Fukushima criticized
  • Mainichi Daily - Fukushima & Nuclear Power
  • Israel Hayom - Iran plans to take back uranium given to Russia under nuclear deal
  • Times of Israel - Iran unveils next generation missile, vows to further boost capabilities
  • Iranian Financial Tribune - US Pushing Britain to Repeal Nuclear Deal
  • FITSNews.com, SC - South Carolina Electric Co-Op Corruption Exposed
  • World Oil - U.S.-Iran sanctions give China lead in world's top gas field - Golnar Motevalli
  • NOW weekly Toronto - Letters)#4, #5): Denial on nuke waste; Radioactive waste plan has big hole in it - J. Lennox, Toronto; Rena Ginsberg, Toronto
  • Yonhap News - KEPCO Q2 net turns to loss on increased fuel costs - Binghamton Press & Sun-Bulletin, NY
  • Press & Sun-Bulletin - Fuel spill investigated by NY DEC at scene of train derailment in Deposit - Thomas Giery Pudney
  • Hill Times, Ottawa - Clean energy revolution is underway around the world, Canada better hop to it - David Crane
  • Financial Times - Germany's coal task force can change things for Europe - Nick Butler
  • SF Chronicle - Derailed train was carrying low-level radioactive soils
  • Nation.Cymru, Wales - Plaid's leadership contest is an opportunity to banish the nuclear elephant in the room
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - Experts: Pilgrim Station safe from hurricane impact - Christine Legere
  • Bond Buyer - MEAG and Oglethorpe Power may face downgrades from nuke costs - Shelly Sigo
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Protecting the power grid: TVA beefs up security as cyber threats grow - Dave Flessner, Chattanooga Times Free Press
  • WCBD News 2, Charleston, SC - Lawmakers weigh in on future of state-owned utility Santee Cooper - Georgiaree Godfrey
  • Gov.UK - Secretary of State meets the team decommissioning Dounreay
  • 12 NEWS WBNG, Johnson City, NY - DEC: Train engines back on rails in Deposit, freight car removal ongoing - Nicky Hickling
  • WBTW News13 Myrtle Beach, SC - Lawmakers weigh in on future of state-owned utility Santee Cooper - Georgiaree Godfrey
  • Greenville News, SC - High pay and expensive perks: Has 'absolute power' corrupted SC electric co-ops? - Avery G. Wilks, The State
  • NRC - NRC to Hold Open House to Discuss 2017 Performance of Donald C. Cook Nuclear Power Plant
  • NRC - NRC To Conduct Special Inspection at Providence Alaska Medical Center
  • Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission - Browse meeting documents by date
  • Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission - Perspectives on nuclear issues
  • Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission - Regulatory oversight reports on the use of nuclear substances
  • Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission - Latest CNSC facility-specific announcements
  • Australia National Radioactive Waste Management Facility - Communities waste no time questioning nuclear future
  • Australia National Radioactive Waste Management Facility - CSIRO's radioactive waste at the Woomera Test Range
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Abe presses for top law revision
  • BelTA - Nuclear physics technology in focus of international conference in Grodno District
  • BelTA - EDB to help implement Rosatom's projects in Belarus, other countries
  • TIME - After Hiroshima: Portraits of Survivors - Ben Cosgrove
  • Tri-City Herald, WA - State tells Hanford 'no.' Stabilizing the radioactive waste tunnel must wait - Annette Cary

    Sunday, August 12, 2018

  • Aiken Standard, SC - U.S. Rep. Jeff Duncan to talk SRS, legislative agenda at Aiken Republican Club lunch - Aiken Republican Club
  • Detroit Free Press - Small amount of radioactive spent nuclear fuel to go through Michigan - Keith Matheny
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Luján Sends Bi-Partisan Letter Calling For House Hearing On Radiation Exposure Compensation Act
  • Daily News & Analysis - Edward Snowden expresses concern over Aadhar system - Avanindra Mishra
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Romero's statement on Regional Coalition of LANL Communities audit - Andrea Romero
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Nonprofit asks for criminal probe into coalition reimbursements - Sami Edge
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Independent Investigative Report Released On County Role In Regional Coalition Funds Fiasco - Maire O'Neill
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Corruption then, corruption now – N.M. doesn't change - Steve Terrell
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Will Iran go nuclear over reimposed sanctions? - Ezra Friedman
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - A double-flash from the past and Israel's nuclear arsenal - Leonard Weiss
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Why countries still must prioritize action to curb nuclear terrorism - Sara Z. Kutchesfahani, Kelsey Davenport
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - The atmosphere is not following protocol - Dennis Clare
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - "Losing Earth" lost sight of some climate change villains, but not the scope of the problem - John Mecklin -
  • Mainichi Daily News - Tokyo's road to 'Reconstruction Olympics' not an easy one
  • AP News - US ambassador urges UK to back Trump on Iran nuke deal
  • AP News - Columbia museum exhibit tracks history of fake news
  • Bloomberg - U.S. Ambassador Calls on U.K. to Back Trump on Iran Sanctions - Jeremy Hodges
  • Bloomberg - Iran Oil Sanctions Will Hurt More Than You Think - Julian Lee
  • Bloomberg - U.S.-Iran Sanctions Give China Lead in World's Top Gas Field - Golnar Motevalli
  • Reuters - Russia says will ditch U.S. securities amid sanctions: RIA - Andrey Ostroukh
  • Reuters - U.S. ambassador urges Britain to ditch support for Iran nuclear deal - William James
  • Reuters - Iran Supreme Leader calls for action to face "economic war"- state TV -
  • Reuters - Iran official says gas field contract with Total, CNPC unchanged: SHANA
  • Sputnik News - Iran to Receive Second Batch of Enriched Uranium for Tehran Nuclear Reactor
  • Casper Star-Tribune - Letter: Deti, Cash, Catchpole, Goranson: Barrasso an advocate for uranium - PAUL GORANSON, chief operating officer, Energy Fuels Resources (USA) Inc., Casper; JOHN CASH, vice president, Ur-Energy Inc., Casper; GLEN CATCHPOLE, chairman of the board of directors, Azarga Uranium Corp., Casper; TRAVIS DETI, executive director, Wyoming Mining Association, Cheyenne
  • South Jersey Times, NJ - Holtec: Oyster Creek nuke site offer explained | Feedback - South Jersey Times Letters
  • Providence Journal - Letter: To solve energy problems, turn to nuclear power - Paul M. Stein, Warwick
  • Modern Diplomacy - The role of nuclear in Zambia's sustainable economic growth - Kester Kenn Klomegah
  • ABC.au - Living and working at Maralinga, the legacy of Australia's nuclear ambitions - Gary-Jon Lysaght
  • FITSNews.com, SC - SCANA Downgraded
  • Aiken Standard, SC - Guest editorial: Big payouts at SCANA unjustified
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - What will the sale of Pilgrim to Holtec mean for Plymouth? - Frank Mand
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - Protecting the power grid: TVA beefs up security as cyber threats grow - Dave Flessner
  • Premium Times, Nigeria - After PREMIUM TIMES report, contractors complete abandoned projects at Nigeria's Nuclear Technology Centre - Kemi Busari
  • Odessa American - OpEd: Solar just fleeces taxpayers - Richard McCarty, the director of research at Americans for Limited Government Foundation
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Japanese utilities buy into vast offshore wind farm in UK
  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - Technology is the answer for coal problems, says DOE's Steve Winberg - Anya Litvak
  • Rwanda New Times - China's growing footprint in Africa - Shakila Kamatali
  • DoL - Division of Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation (DEEOIC) - Outreach Event: Shiprock, New Mexico; Wednesday, August 29, 2018, and Thursday, August 30, 2018
  • DoL - Division of Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation (DEEOIC) - Outreach Event: New Kensington, Pennsylvania; On Wednesday, August 22, 2018
  • Asahi Shimbun - J.League clubs in Hiroshima and Nagasaki stage 'Peace Match'
  • CNIC - Nuke Info Tokyo No. 185 (July/August 2018)
  • JAIF - J-Village Stadium to Revert to Original Role as Soccer Training Center, Having Contributed to the Stabilization of Fukushima Daiichi
  • JAIF - Japan-IAEA Joint Nuclear Energy Management School Opens for 2018, Developing Next Generation of Young Professionals
  • JAIF - ANRE to Hold Explanatory Meetings and Public Hearings on Handling of Tritium Water
  • JAIF - NRA Draft Report: Tokai-2 NPP Complies with New Regulatory Standards
  • JAIF - Strategic Energy Plan Approved by Cabinet: FEPC Chairman Calls It "Key Policy of the Nation"
  • JAIF - Court of Second Instance Approves Operation of Ohi NPPs
  • TEPCO - Regarding "Nuclear Safety Reform Plan Progress Report (FY2018 First Quarter)"
  • TEPCO - FY2018 First Quarter Financial Results
  • TEPCO - Fuel Cost Adjustment in the Electricity Rates for September 2018 -
  • TEPCO - REPORT ON FUKUSHIMA DAIICHI NPS PROGRESS IN FY2018 1Q

    Saturday, August 11, 2018

  • Press of Atlantic City, NJ - Will Oyster Creek's nuclear waste be cash cow for buyer Holtec? - Michelle Brunetti
  • Detroit Free Press - Small amount of radioactive spent nuclear fuel to go through Michigan - Keith Matheny
  • Tremont Herald, Cotter, AR - BBC accused of 'breaching code' by putting Assange critic in charge of special on WikiLeaks founder
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - Incident at San Onofre nuclear plant prompts additional training measures - Rob Nikolewski
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Regional Coalition of LANL Communities: Ex-treasurer of coalition's board says attempted changes 'felt wrong' - Daniel J. Chacón
  • Albuquerque Journal - Scathing audit says after-the-fact changes used to 'correct' coalition spending - T. S. Last
  • KOMO Seattle - Fire at Hanford lab sends 2 workers to hospital - Associated Press
  • Reuters - Judge declines to halt Rocky Flats nature trails opening - Dena Aubin
  • Colorado Independent - Judge refuses to delay trail building at Rocky Flats in potential health risks lawsuit - Josh Schlossberg
  • Ouray County Plaindealer, Ridgway CO - The Mine Next Door: Part 4
  • DOE:EM - DOE Releases Request for Information/Sources Sought for Environmental Management Nationwide Deactivation, Decommissioning and Removal (DD&R) Services
  • Compelo, London - The drones being developed to inspect Fukushima - Julian Turner
  • St. Cloud Times, MN - Renewable alternatives are the future of energy in Minnesota - Linda Larson
  • Consortium News - Pilger Excoriates Media on Assange Silence - Dennis J. Bernstein and Randy Credico
  • Consortium News - Giving Trump Carte Blanche for War - John Kiriakou
  • AP News - Radioactive material found at Seattle Goodwill warehouse
  • Reuters - Iran foreign minister says no meeting planned with U.S. counterpart: news agency
  • Reuters - Trump, France's Macron discuss Iran, Middle East and trade - Eric Beech and Nicolas Delame
  • Reuters - China says business ties with Iran no harm to any other country - Ben Blanchard
  • Reuters - As U.S. unleashes sanctions, Americans view Russia as bigger threat than Iran: Reuters poll - Maria Caspani
  • UPI - Saudi-led coalition to probe strike that killed 40 Yemeni children - Susan McFarland
  • UPI - Court orders EPA to ban widely used farm pesticide - Susan McFarland
  • S&P Global Platts- - US nuclear units shut as low power prices threaten more retirements - William Freebairn
  • DoD - Selva Highlights Need for Nuclear Enterprise Recapitalization - Jim Garamone
  • Marietta Daily Journal, GA - Company: Nuclear units' costs to rise, but customers' bills won't
  • Independent Barents Observer - Severodvinsk got rid of ship causing nuclear headache - Thomas Nilsen
  • KOMO Seattle - Radiation scare sparks hazmat response at Seattle Goodwill warehouse
  • Washington Examiner - Ed Markey wants answers on ex-Trump lawyer's role in nuclear power plant - John Siciliano
  • Saudi Gazette - ENEC launches Youth Council for future nuke energy leaders
  • Jamaica Observer - IAEA has advanced Jamaica's nuclear technology capacity – PIOJ head
  • CNN - Watchdog demands Congress investigate acting EPA head over alleged lobbying disclosure omissions - Sara Ganim
  • Japan Today - New reactor being built in Shimane applies for safety checks
  • Las Cruces Sun-News - Record for storing, shipping nuclear fuel is perfect - Michael Hays
  • Daily Astorian, OR - Pro-Con: Should the U.S. bail out failing energy producers? - PRO: Wayne Madsen, CON: Todd Snitchler;
  • WBNG 12 News, Johnson City, NY - Concern with chemicals on board derailed train in Deposit - Michael Schwartz
  • North Wales Chronicle - Chance to learn about Wylfa Newydd nuclear plant at open surgery in Cemaes - Dale Spridgeon
  • IOL Cape Times - How green is Africa's future in reality? - Saliem Fakir and Yemi Katerere
  • Greensboro News & Record, NC - N.C. energy debate focuses on solar with storage vs monopoly control - Jim Warren
  • Burnham-On-Sea - Plans for proposed new Hinkley sewage treatment plant are unveiled
  • The State - SC agency asks regulators for $1.5 billion in sanctions against SCE&G - Tom Barton
  • Charleston Post and Courier - At least the 2018 South Carolina governor’s race has finally gotten interesting - Brian Hicks
  • Tri-City Herald - PUREX Tunnel 2 Stabilization Project Animation - DoE: Hanford
  • All Things Nuclear - 24 Space-Based Missile Defense Satellites Cannot Defend Against ICBMs - David Wright, co-director and senior scientist
  • All Things Nuclear - More Comments on the IDA Boost-Phase Missile Defense Study - David Wright, co-director and senior scientist
  • All Things Nuclear - Pipe Rupture at Surry Nuclear Plant Kills Four Workers - Dave Lochbaum, director, Nuclear Safety Project
  • All Things Nuclear - Obstruction of Injustice: Columbia Generating Station Whitewash - Dave Lochbaum, director, Nuclear Safety Project
  • USGS - M 4.7 - 28km NE of Iwaki, Japan
  • USGS - M 4.5 - 66km SE of Hasaki, Japan
  • Mainichi Daily News - As I See It: Digging up remains of 'hibakusha' shows war not yet over - Shun Teraoka -
  • Jiji Press - Japanese Americans Warn of U.S. Repeating History of Discrimination
  • Energy Department - Notice: Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Northern New Mexico FR Document: 2018-17267 Citation: 83 FR 40026 PDF Pages 40026-40027
  • Energy Department - Notice: Meetings: National Coal Council FR Document: 2018-17268 Citation: 83 FR 40025 PDF Pages 40025-40026
  • Energy Department - Notice: Meetings: Supercritical CO2 Oxy-combustion Technology Group FR Document: 2018-17312 Citation: 83 FR 40025 PDF Page 40025
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Environmental Assessments; Availability, etc.: Exelon Generation Company, LLC, Oyster Creek Nuclear Generating Station FR Document: 2018-17327 Citation: 83 FR 40092 PDF Pages 40092-40095
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Guidance: Physical Security—Combined License And Operating Reactors FR Document: 2018-17328 Citation: 83 FR 40090 PDF Pages 40090-40091
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on Future Plant Designs FR Document: 2018-17233 Citation: 83 FR 40091 PDF Pages 40091-40092
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on NuScale FR Document: 2018-17232 Citation: 83 FR 40092 PDF Page 40092
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on NuScale FR Document: 2018-17329 Citation: 83 FR 40091 PDF Page 40091
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2018-17414 Citation: 83 FR 40090 PDF Page 40090

    Friday, August 10, 2018

  • Newsweek - witnessing devastation in Hiroshima: survivors retell their stories 73 years after the atomic bomb dropped - Katherine Hignett
  • Santa Clarita Valley Signal - SCV Water files lawsuit against Whittaker Corporation - Jim Holt
  • KHTS FM, Santa Clarita, CA - SCV Water Sues Whittaker Corporation Over Groundwater Basin Contamination
  • Durango Herald, CO - Waiting for the bomb in Santa Fe
  • CBS News - Los Alamos whistleblower: "We were up to our neck in possible espionage"
  • Sputnik News - Is BBC Spying on WikiLeaks Founder Assange in Ecuadorian Embassy?
  • Tremont Herald - Assange may finally leave Ecuadorian embassy in London as health worsens – report
  • Daily Maverick - 'Illegal or not, Eskom has no right to reclaim R600m from us' – Trillian's Eric Wood - Jessica Bezuidenhout
  • East Idaho News - Over 100 INL interns showcase research projects at expo - Natalia Hepworth
  • KIFI Idaho Falls - INL recognizes summer interns during Expo
  • Los Alamos Daily Post, NM - NNSA: Environmental Assessment Finds No Significant Impact To Converting LANL Facility - LANL News
  • Idaho Statesman - Letter(#1): Nuclear wasteNuclear waste - David Monsees, Boise
  • Oak Ridge Today - SNS completes full neutron production cycle at record power level
  • Tri-City Herald, WA - Tri-City mayors worry about 'catastrophic' Hanford tunnel collapse - Annette Cary
  • Tri-City Herald, WA - Fire at Hanford radioactive lab sends workers to hospital - Annette Cary
  • Tri-City Herald, WA - Plutonium-contaminated equipment taken into Richland by mistake - Annette Cary
  • CBS Denver - Judge Won't Bar Public From Rocky Flats National Wildlife - Associated Press
  • Denver Post - Rocky Flats Wildlife Refuge trails to be open to public, judge says - Monte Whaley
  • E&E Daily - Judge denies bid to block Rocky Flats refuge opening - PBS Newshour
  • Greeley Tribune - Judge won't bar public from refuge that was once a nuke site - Dan Elliott, Associated Press
  • KDVR FOX31 Denver - Judge won't bar public from refuge that was once part of nuclear weapons plant - Associated Press
  • Los Angeles Times - Public won't be barred from wildlife refuge that once bordered a nuclear site - David Kelly
  • TheDenverChannel, CO - Judge won't bar public from Rocky Flats National Wildlife Refuge
  • PBS NewsHour - Nagasaki survivor visits the U.S. town that fueled his city's destruction
  • KNDO/KNDO Yakima/Kennewick - Strong WRPS safety culture keeping workers safe, drawing national attention
  • AP News - Iran aide doesn't see 'any reason' for Trump-Rouhani talks
  • AP News - Koreas prepare for summit as North asks US to ease sanctions - Youkyung Lee
  • AP News - Judge won't bar public from refuge that was once a nuke site - Dan Elliott
  • Bloomberg - U.S. Starts Picking Power-Plant Winners for Emergency Aid - Ari Natter and Jennifer A Dlouhy
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Nation's newest freeway, 15-mile stretch of I-11, ready to roll - Art Marroquin
  • Reuters - China promoting own technical standards to aid nuclear push overseas - David Stanway
  • Asahi Shimbun - EDITORIAL: Abe should keep pledge to lead on elimination of nuclear weapons
  • Japan Times - Editorial: Keep up the fight to eliminate nuclear weaponsKeep up the fight to eliminate nuclear weapons
  • NHK World - UN Chief's Visit to Nagasaki Renews Determination for Nuclear Disarmament
  • IAEA - IAEA, ICTP Hold 14th Joint Nuclear Knowledge Management School - Jennet Orayeva, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy; Maria Elena Urso, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • IAEA - Meet Oklo, the Earth's Two-billion-year-old only Known Natural Nuclear Reactor - Laura Gil, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Tri-City Herald, WA - "Should the U.S. bail out failing nuclear and wind energy producers?" - Wayne Madsen and Todd Snitchler
  • Wired UK - Miniature nuclear reactors could give the UK energy freedom - Amit Katwala
  • World Nuclear News - NNL, Wood contracted for nuclear fuel research
  • World Nuclear News - Safety review sought for new Japanese reactor
  • World Nuclear News - US agencies working on critical plant list - Telegraph India
  • Calcutta Telegraph - Nuclear capacity to triple by 2031
  • Popular Mechanics - The U.S. Navy Is Having a Hell of a Time Dismantling the USS Enterprise - Kyle Mizokami
  • Kyodo News - New nuclear reactor being built in western Japan applies for safety checks
  • Mainichi Daily - New reactor being built in western Japan applies for safety checks
  • New Jersey On-Line - Nation's oldest nuclear plant reduces power generation due to water leak - Cassidy Grom
  • Daily Mirror - Bureaucrats 'trying to block medals for nuclear test veterans with medical test demands' - Susie Boniface
  • Chicago Tribune - CON: Spending millions bailing out nuclear and wind producers will send consumer bills soaring - Todd Snitchler
  • Oil Change International - Now Europe's Nuclear Reactors Fall Victim of the Heat - Andy Rowell
  • Bond Buyer - The fate of Georgia's nuclear reactor project is up for a vote after costs rise - Shelly Sigo
  • Lexology - General Court recognises nuclear energy as an objective of public interest - Houthoff - Greetje van Heezik and Lorenzo Fiorilli
  • Utility Week UK - Government recruiting for nuclear projects financing position - David Blackman
  • TASS - Kola nuclear power plant hits 7-year production record
  • Eyre Peninsula Tribune, Cleve, South Australia - Communities waste no time questioning nuclear future - Renae Laubsch
  • Economic Times - James Bond in the Himalayas: The buried secret of Nanda Devi
  • Times of India - India-US nuclear deal example of India leveraging great power to get ahead: S. Jaishankar - Indrani Bagchi
  • Albuquerque Journal, NNM - Editorial: Time to pull the plug on the Regional CoalitionTime to pull the plug on the Regional Coalition
  • Compelo, London - OPG secures 10-year operating license approval for 3.1GW Pickering nuclear plant
  • Antiwar - Can the US Keep Lying About Israel's Nukes? A judge must soon decide - Grant Smith
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Vogtle cost overruns spook Wall Street - Kristi E. Swartz
  • Power Engineering - UK Group pushes Advantages of Nuclear SMRs - Rod Walton
  • Yonhap News - . Korea to hold onto nuclear knowledge against U.S.' hostile policy: top diplomat - kokobj@yna.co.kr
  • Shoreline Beacon - Support for Ontario Nuclear Innovation Institute in Southampton - Frances Learment
  • Xinhua - Russia's nuclear-powered icebreaker Ural to be launched in May 2019
  • Union of Concerned Scientists blog - Rick Perry Rejects Facts in Favor of Coal and Nuclear Bailouts - Jeremy Richardson, senior energy analyst
  • Utility Dive - Report: FERC working with White House, NSC on coal and nuclear bailout - Gavin Bade
  • Pittsburgh Tribune-Review - Volunteer activists credited with getting $60M for former nuclear workers - Mary Ann Thomas
  • Courthouse News Service - Judge Won't Block Opening of Nuclear Site Turned Refuge - Amanda Pampuro
  • Charlotte Business Journal - Regulator seeks more than $1B in sanctions against utility in V.C. Summer nuclear case - John Downey
  • Derby Telegraph, UK - Burton family of boy who died of a rare cancer believe illness was linked to Britain's nuclear tests - BySusie Boniface
  • Statehouse Report SC - MY TURN, Knapp: Dominion's ad campaign clouds coming PSC decision - Frank Knapp
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - Letter: Better resolution - Mary Ann Burtt, Carleton Burtt, Paul Street, Walterboro
  • USGS - M 4.1 - 10km W of Shizuoka-shi, Japan
  • IAEA - Jamaica Signs a Country Programme Framework (CPF) for 2018–2023
  • World Nuclear News - US agencies working on critical plant list
  • Trend News Agency, Azerbaijan - SGC more important for US than anti-Iran sanctions: expert - Matanat Nasibova
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Chugoku Electric applies for checks on Shimane reactor
  • Mainichi Daily - In Photos: Nagasaki marks 73rd anniversary of atomic bombing
  • Jiji Press - 2 Years to Go: 2020 Games Biggest Driving Force for Japan
  • Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2018-17317 Citation: 83 FR 39734 PDF Pages 39734-39735
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc. FR Document: 2018-17135 Citation: 83 FR 39750 PDF Pages 39750-39751
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Director's Decision: Entergy Operations, Inc.; FirstEnergy Nuclear Operating Co.; Vistra Operations Co., LLC; et al. FR Document: 2018-17131 Citation: 83 FR 39790 PDF Pages 39790-39797
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Transfers: Entergy Arkansas, Inc. and Entergy Operations, Inc. Arkansas Nuclear One, Units 1 and 2, and Independent Spent Fuel Storage Installation Facility FR Document: 2018-17168 Citation: 83 FR 39789 PDF Pages 39789-39790
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Transfers: Entergy Louisiana, LLC and Entergy Operations, Inc. River Bend Station, Unit 1, and Independent Spent Fuel Storage Installation Facility FR Document: 2018-17167 Citation: 83 FR 39798 PDF Pages 39798-39799
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Transfers: Entergy Louisiana, LLC and Entergy Operations, Inc. Waterford Steam Electric Station, Unit 3, and Independent Spent Fuel Storage Installation Facility FR Document: 2018-17166 Citation: 83 FR 39797 PDF Pages 39797-39798
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on Plant Operations and Fire Protection FR Document: 2018-17120 Citation: 83 FR 39788 PDF Page 39788
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on Regulatory Policies and Practices FR Document: 2018-17119 Citation: 83 FR 39800 PDF Page 39800
  • Press TV - Israeli bullets take two more Palestinian lives in Gaza
  • Press TV - UN chief condemns Saudi attack on Yemeni children, calls for independent probe
  • Press TV - US sanctions won't affect Turkey ties with Iran: FM Cavusoglu
  • Press TV - Restoring Iran bans entails 'destructive' repercussions, Russia warns US

    Thursday, August 09, 2018

  • Surf City SandPaper, NJ - Public Comment on Interim Spent Nuclear Fuel Repository Closes--Federal Decision, Expected by 2020, Would Impact Oyster Creek Plant - Gina G. Scala
  • UPI - Iran facing tough new sanctions reality - Daniel J. Graeber
  • Compelo, London - SNC-Lavalin to implement 37M fuel in Qinshan CANDU reactors in China
  • NSC Safety+Health - OSHA delays compliance date for parts of general industry beryllium standard
  • Business Insurance - OSHA extends some compliance dates for general industry beryllium standard - Louise Esola
  • EHS Daily Advisor - Compliance Date for Certain Beryllium Provisions Extended
  • RT - Assange should secure immunity before taking risk of testifying to Senate – whistleblower Kiriakou
  • Sputnik News - Assange Mulls Testifying in US Probe into Russian Meddling
  • Milwaukee Journal Sentinel - EPA silent on its case against chemical barrel plants; Sen. Tammy Baldwin is asking why. - John Diedrich
  • Albuquerque Journal, NNM - WIPP: shipments to continue to increase - Adrian C. Hedden / Carlsbad Current-Argus
  • Livermore Independent - Appeals Court Sides With LLNL Retirees
  • Livermore Independent - Letter: Climate Wars Climate Wars - Rich Buckley, Livermore
  • Tri-City Herald, WA - Plutonium-contaminated equipment taken into Richland by mistake - Annette Cary
  • Tacoma News Tribune - Contaminated equipment from Hanford site entered Richland - The Associated Press
  • Boulder Weekly - Letters(#2): Correcting Danish - Gregory Iwan/Longmont
  • Albuquerque Journal, NNM - Candidates for governor vow to help Trinity Test descendants - Russell Contreras / Associated Press
  • AP News - Nagasaki marks 73 years since A-bombing as UN chief attends - Mari Yamaguchi
  • AP News - Company: Cost to complete nuclear units' construction rises
  • Bloomberg - After Sanctions, Iran's Economy Is Nearing a Crisis - Ladane Nasseri, Golnar Motevalli and Arsalan Shahla
  • Mainichi Daily - Nagasaki mayor calls for security policy independent of nuclear weapons
  • Greentech Media - US Renewables Are Closing In on Nuclear Generation - Julian Spector
  • Navajo Times, Window Rock, AZ - Uranium miners testify on RECA amendments - Arlyssa Becenti
  • E&E Daily - ENERGY POLICY: Top staffer plunges FERC into Trump's coal, nuclear fight - Sam Mintz and Peter Behr
  • World Nuclear News - Progress at Vogtle, but cost forecast rises
  • World Nuclear News - Haiyang AP1000s reach commissioning milestones
  • World Nuclear News - Pickering relicensed to 2028
  • World Nuclear News - Fuqing 5 enters system commissioning phase
  • Ensia - What are coastal nuclear power plants doing to address climate threats? - John Vidal
  • National Interest - The 'Threat' of Nuclear Power Plant Closures--Would closing old and uncompetitive nuclear power plants really harm the United States? - Victor Gilinsky Henry Sokolski
  • WBFO PBS Buffalo, NY - U.S. Energy Secretary visits NYS to 'make nuclear cool again' - Tom Magnarelli
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - Federal investigators ask SC nuclear contractor Westinghouse for documents - Thad Moore
  • Vermont Journalism Trust - Press Release: James Ehlers signs nuclear-free future pledgeJames Ehlers signs nuclear-free future pledge
  • Daily Californian - Editorial: On nuclear energy, UC can't move forward without looking backOn nuclear energy, UC can't move forward without looking back
  • Patriot Ledger, Quincy, MA - OUR OPINION: Keep a watchful eye on decommissioning of Plymouth nuclear plant
  • WHTM/ABC27, Harrisburg, PA - Pa. distributing KI tablets to people near nuclear power plants - Myles Snyder
  • Daily Californian - The Berkeley nuclear-free zone has had unfortunate consequences - Andrew Greenop
  • Compelo, London - Why has China's nuclear expansion programme stalled?
  • Yahoo! News - Ford Nucleon: the 1957 nuclear-powered car for the masses - Tyler Heatley, AutoClassics
  • Compelo, London - Dynasil's RMD secures US DOE funding to develop two nuclear technologies
  • BelTA - National report on Belarusian nuclear power plant stress tests compliant with EU requirements
  • BelTA - Belarusian nuclear power plant to get nuclear fuel in November
  • BelTA - Belarusian Gosatomnadzor eager to sign agreement with Lithuanian nuclear safety agency by year end
  • BelTA - National report on Belarusian nuclear power plant stress tests compliant with EU requirements
  • Japan Times - Tepco halts sales of souvenirs from Fukushima No. 1 nuclear plant following public outcry - Chisato Tanaka
  • All Things Nuclear - Pipe Rupture at Surry Nuclear Plant Kills Four Workers - Dave Lochbaum, director, Nuclear Safety Project
  • Daily Camera, Boulder, CO - Letter: Alarmist assertions don't help Rocky Flats debateAlarmist assertions don't help Rocky Flats debate - Bill Schwarz, Louisville
  • Deccan Herald - Nuclear tests that history will remember Google PlusGmailPinterestLinkedin Varun HK Varun HK
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Focus shifts to smaller owners as Vogtle costs rise again - Kristi E. Swartz
  • Toronto Star - Pickering nuclear station cleared to operate until 2024 - Alexandra Jones
  • Egypt Independent - Dabaa depleted nuclear fuel containers to be ready by 2028
  • Times of India - 'CIA kept changing story on losing the nuclear device in Nanda Devi' - Namita Devidayal
  • The Hindu - India gained exponentially from U.S. nuclear deal: Shyam Saran - Suhasini Haidar
  • The Hindu - The race to build the bomb
  • Nigeria Independent - India To Raise Indigenous Content In Upcoming Nuclear Power Projects
  • Uttarakhand News Network - Uttarakhand tourism minister says lost plutonium pack in Nanda Devi reserve still active
  • San Luis Obispo New Times - After Diablo: back to the land - Andrew Christie
  • Joongang Daily - As power demand grows, renewable energy doesn't reach its potential - Kwon Hyuk-Joo
  • WLTX Columbia, SC - SCE&G Appeals Ruling; Fight Over Ordered Rate Cuts Continues
  • BelTA - Belarus to study all European conclusions on BelNPP stress tests
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - Editorial: Ruling a huge win for SCE&G customers Ruling a huge win for SCE&G customers
  • Daily Energy Insider - Senators express concern over draft nuclear decommissioning rule - Kevin Randolph
  • Independent Barents Observer - 18 years after Kursk disaster, a sister ship show off sailing all along Norway in surface position - Thomas Nilsen
  • Xinhua - Japan urged to remember its atrocities in WWII, as Nagasaki marks 73rd anniversary of atomic bombing by U.S.
  • Daily Energy Insider - Southern Nuclear adjusts its capital and construction cost forecast for Vogtle 3 and 4 - Kevin Randolph
  • Mainichi Daily - Tepco halts sale of folders with Fukushima nuclear plant pictures
  • POGO - Bribery Trial Reveals Jeff Sessions' Role in Blocking EPA Action Targeting One of His Biggest Donors - Adam Zagorin , Nick Schwellenbach
  • POGO - New Report Confirms Whistleblower Retaliation is Alive and Well at Department of Veterans Affairs - Rebecca Jones
  • The State - SCE&G asks Appeals Court to block rate cuts for SC electric customers
  • The State - Trump plan would slow pollution cleanups, but SCE&G isn't waiting - Sammy Fretwell
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Federal investigators ask SC nuclear contractor Westinghouse for documents - Thad Moore
  • NAS - Project Information: Supplemental Treatment of Low-Activity Waste at the Hanford Nuclear Reservation
  • NAS - Disposal of Surplus Plutonium in the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant
  • NRC - NRC to Hold Open House to Discuss 2017 Performance of Nine Mile Point and FitzPatrick Nuclear Power Plants
  • NHK World - TEPCO suspends sale of Fukushima Daiichi souvenirs
  • NHK World - Abe: Japan to lead nuclear disarmament efforts
  • NHK World - Nagasaki observes 73rd A-bombing anniversary
  • Asahi Shimbun - Nagasaki mayor calls for Japan to join U.N. nuclear weapons treaty - Ai Tanabe
  • Asahi Shimbun - How song about A-bombing of Nagasaki found a voice in Italy - Ai Tanabe
  • Asahi Shimbun - VOX POPULI: Hibakusha tales of survival keep coming 73 years after the A-bomb
  • Japan Times - Construction begins on large hydrogen plant in Fukushima
  • Japan Times - As Tokyo shuns ban treaty, leading the way to a nuclear-free world falls to Japan's citizens and hibakusha - Noriyuki Suzuki
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Nagasaki commemmorates 73rd anniversary of A-bomb
  • Mainichi Daily News - Nagasaki marks 73rd anniversary of US atomic bombing
  • Jiji Press - TEPCO Suspends Sale of Souvenirs at Fukushima N-Plant
  • Jiji Press - U.N. Chief Seeks Concrete Action for Nuke Disarmament
  • Press TV - Switzerland recommends firms continue Iran activity
  • Press TV - Russia: New US sanctions not based on evidence
  • Press TV - US punishing countries for abiding by UNSC resolutions: Iran -
  • Press TV - Israeli jets bomb Gaza again amid threat of new war
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Dry Storage and Transportation of High Burnup Spent Nuclear Fuel FR Document: 2018-16994 Citation: 83 FR 39475 PDF Pages 39475-39476
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Exemptions and Combined License Amendments: Southern Nuclear Operating Co., Inc: Vogtle Electric Generating Plant, Units 3 and 4: Tier 1 and Tier 2 Editorial and Consistency Changes FR Document: 2018-16995 Citation: 83 FR 39474 PDF Pages 39474-39475
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Exemptions and Combined License Amendments: Southern Nuclear Operating Co., Inc: Vogtle Electric Generating Plant, Units 3 and 4: Ventilation System Changes FR Document: 2018-16996 Citation: 83 FR 39472 PDF Pages 39472-39474
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: License Amendment Applications: Homestake Mining Co. of California; Grants Reclamation Project; Groundwater Monitoring Plan FR Document: 2018-17039 Citation: 83 FR 39476 PDF Pages 39476-39479
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: License Amendment Applications: Homestake Mining Co. of California; Grants Reclamation Project; Zeolite Water Treatment Systems FR Document: 2018-17037 Citation: 83 FR 39470 PDF Pages 39470-39472
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on Thermal-Hydraulic Phenomena FR Document: 2018-17009 Citation: 83 FR 39469 PDF Pages 39469-39470
  • Occupational Safety and Health Administration - Rule Limited Extension of Select Compliance Dates for Occupational Exposure to Beryllium in General Industry FR Document: 2018-17106 Citation: 83 FR 39351 PDF Pages 39351-39360 (10 pages) Permalink

    Wednesday, August 08, 2018

  • NRC - NRC Monthly Status Report Activities Related to Yucca Mountain Licensing Action for June 2018
  • Bloomberg BNA - Holtec Nuclear Waste Project's Opponents Seek Role for New Mexico - Brenna Goth
  • Poughkeepsie Journal - Could Indian Point be next nuclear power plant up for sale? - Thomas Zambito
  • World Nuclear News - Contract for recycled fuel for Chinese Candus
  • World Nuclear News - Call for UK government to back small nuclear projects
  • Montana Standard, Butte, MT - A dangerous job that gave life to a town: A look back at the Anaconda Smelter - Susan Dunlap
  • KUNM Albuquerque, NM - Trinity Downwinders Seek Justice - Tristan Clum
  • Sputnik News - Cancer Study May Win Fallout Victims Compensation for First US Nuclear Test
  • Daily Journal, Park Hills, MO - OpEd: How we work to protect taxpayers from waste, fraud and mismanagement How we work to protect taxpayers from waste, fraud and mismanagement - Nicole Galloway, CPA
  • Fremont Tribune, Fremont, NE - Cass County to host transuranic waste information event
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Audit of LANL coalition finds $51,000 in 'improper' spending - Daniel J. Chacón
  • Albuquerque Journal, NNM - State audit hits LANL coalition and candidate Romero over reimbursements
  • Curbed - A secret city opens up--Oak Ridge scientists use data to help a rapidly urbanizing planet - Emily Strasser
  • Los Alamos Monitor, NM - Peace activists descend on Los Alamos - Tris DeRoma
  • Los Alamos Monitor, NM - Directors talk of past, future of lab - Tris DeRoma
  • Longview Daily News, WA - Letter: Understanding Riverkeeper's work - Brett VandenHeuvel, Executive Director, Columbia Riverkeeper
  • AP News - New Mexico gov hopefuls vow to help Trinity Test descendants - Russell Contreras
  • AP News - Italian premier asked Trump for info on Iran nuclear status - Trisha Thomas
  • AP News - Iranian lawmakers oust minister in victory for hard-liners - Nasser Karimi
  • AP News - Trump says NK making progress on denuking
  • AP News - 4 US military sites in state getting $200M for projects - The Conversation US
  • The Conversation - New sanctions on Russia and Iran are unlikely to work. Here's why - David Cortright, Director of Policy Studies, Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies, University of Notre Dame
  • Bloomberg - Iran's Reliance on Own Oil Tankers Grows Even as Flows Slump - Julian Lee and Ellen Milligan
  • Bloomberg - Iran, North Korea Forge Stronger Bond Under Trump's Pressure - Brendan Scott
  • Bloomberg - Why Trump's Sanctions on Iran Carry So Much Force - Bill Faries
  • Reuters - Factbox: European companies respond to latest Iran sanctions
  • Reuters - Berlin: U.S. should consider EU interests when drafting sanctions against Iran - Michelle Martin
  • Reuters - China defends Iran business ties after Trump threat - Ben Blanchard
  • Vox Media - Exclusive: Pompeo told North Korea to cut its nuclear arsenal by 60 to 70 percent - Alex Ward
  • Singapore Press Business Times - China claims a victory on Korean nuclear issue - Frank Ching
  • Wall Street Journal - Southern Co. Earnings Hurt by Cost Overruns at Nuclear-Power Plant--Costs to build the Vogtle plant increase again by more than $1 billion - Russell Gold
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Will Iran go nuclear over reimposed sanctions? - Ezra Friedman
  • Ha'aretz Daily - Analysis Iran's Economy Isn't Ready for Sanctions' Impact, but Tehran Won't Fold Over Nuclear Issue - Zvi Bar'el
  • Daily Commercial News, Canada - CDI aims to decommission two nuclear power plants
  • Mainichi Daily - 7 Japanese financial institutions had transactions with nuclear weapons firms: ICAN
  • Mainichi Daily - UN chief says nuclear weapons ban treaty serves as 'pressure'
  • CNBC - America's top nuclear commander: Russia and China can't be our friends if they're developing weapons we can't deter - Amanda Macias
  • Paducah Sun - PUMMELED Valid reasons exist for uranium tariffs - Jim Paxton -[text]
  • Sputnik News - Trump Draft Plan Loosens Safety Rules on Phasing Out Nuclear Reactors - Senators
  • NHK World - Nagasaki observes 73rd A-bombing anniversary
  • NHK World - Guterres meets hibakusha in Nagasaki
  • NHK World - Water prepared for Nagasaki atomic bomb victims
  • WCAI Cape and Islands NPR - Officials Say Pilgrim Nuclear Power Plant is Ready if a Hurricane Strikes - Kathryn Eident
  • Sputnik News - Trump Draft Plan Loosens Safety Rules on Phasing Out Nuclear Reactors - Senators - Energy Reporters
  • London Times - Nuclear missiles delayed by faulty welding in US - Michael Evans
  • Energy Reporters - Nuclear Energy and the Melting of Arctic Ice - Rauli Partanen
  • EurActiv - UK government review backs subsidies for mini nuclear plants
  • News 13 Orlando - Duke Energy can charge nuclear cost fee for 1 more year
  • OBRag.org - Speak Out Against the Nuke Dump on the Beach at San Onofre
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Senators concerned about NRC decommissioning rule - Sam Mintz
  • Engineering News-Record - Alabama Nuke Developer, a Trump Donor, Seeks Billions in DOE Project Funds - Mary B. Powers
  • Vestnik Kavkaza - China to build third nuclear plant in Turkey
  • All Things Nuclear - Obstruction of Injustice: Columbia Generating Station Whitewash - Dave Lochbaum, director, Nuclear Safety Project
  • Compelo, London - Pre-operational test completed on unit 2 of $32bn Barakah nuclear project in UAE
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - Press Release: State Lands Commission hears concerns over San Onofre nuclear plant State Lands Commission hears concerns over San Onofre nuclear plant - Rob Nikolewski
  • Mirage News - MUA Says No To Nuclear Ports In South Australia
  • Japan Times - Extreme makeover: Tepco attempts image overhaul at Fukushima nuclear plant - Anne Beade
  • PR Newswire - Significant progress made on Vogtle 3 & 4 construction - Georgia Power
  • TCPalm - St. Lucie Nuclear Plant to conduct quarterly siren tests August 9 in Martin County
  • Mainichi Daily - Chugoku Electric to get all local consent needed for new reactor
  • Atlanta Journal-Constitution - Vogtle costs to go up by $1.1 billion, Georgia Power says - Anastaciah Ondieki
  • WRVO Public Media, NY - Environmental groups, state politicians want to opt out of nuclear subsidy program - Payne Horning
  • Danville Register & Bee - Planners vote against rezoning request from Virginia Uranium president - Halle Parker
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - SCE&G will appeal court order allowing nuclear rate cut - Thad Moore
  • Chattanooga Pulse Weekly - Haney Assists "Zombie" Reactors - Sandy Kurtz
  • Durham Region, Ontario - Is algae the new nuisance neighbour for the Pickering nuclear station? - Keith Gilligan
  • Gov.UK - Divers complete ponds mission at Sizewell A - From: Magnox Ltd and Nuclear Decommissioning Authority
  • Chemical Engineer UK - Wood and National Nuclear Laboratory partner for nuclear fuel research - Amanda Doyle
  • IAEA - IAEA Trains Latin American and Caribbean Senior Regulators on Integrated Management Systems - Lenka Dojcanova, IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - Federal judge says SCE&G might not be entitled to charge anything for nuclear project - Andrew Brown
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - Senators sue Gov. McMaster over Santee Cooper appointment, argue it wasn't legal - Seanna Adcox
  • Rutland Herald - Decommissioning milestone
  • DOE - Deputy Secretary Brouillette Hosts Fifth Meeting of the U.S.-Japan Bilateral Commission on Civil Nuclear Cooperation
  • USGS - M 4.7 - 31km SSE of Namie, Japan
  • IAEA - Combating the effects of climate change in the Caribbean
  • IAEA - AFRA Holds 29th Technical Working Group Meeting - Muhammed Lameen Abdul-Malik, IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation
  • World Nuclear News - French, British regions unite for nuclear growth
  • Press TV - Israeli minister says Iran should 'disappear' from world
  • Press TV - Germany says US re-imposition of Iran bans 'mistake,' vows to fight for JCPOA survival
  • Press TV - Israeli regime to construct three new settlements in Negev desert
  • Press TV - Syrian soldiers discover Israeli-made arms in militant weapons cache in Homs
  • Press TV - China, Russia defend trade ties with Iran after US sanctions
  • Press TV - US reimposition of bans on Iran wrong, unlawful: North Korean FM
  • Press TV - EU threatens to slap sanctions on firms cutting trade with Iran under US pressure
  • Press TV - Iran clients tweaking US sanctions as $90 oil looms
  • Press TV - Iran FM Zarif says world is sick and tired of US unilateralism
  • Press TV - Trump warns EU over decision to protect Iran trade
  • Press TV - Europe: World must hold end of bargain with Iran
  • Energy Department - Proposed Rule Nuclear Safety Management FR Document: 2018-16863 Citation: 83 FR 38982 PDF Pages 38982-38997 (16 pages) Permalink

    Tuesday, August 07, 2018

  • NRC - Letter to the Honorable Catherine Cortez Masto responding to her letter with questions on possible hearing facilities associated with the Yucca Mountain construction authorization application - 07/26/2018
  • NRC - Letter to the Honorable Dean Heller responds to his letter on whether the NRC will commit to holding key substantive portions of the Yucca Mountain proceeding in Nevada should the adjudication be restarted - 05/25/2018
  • NRC - Letter to the Honorable Dean Heller responds to his letter with questions associated with the Yucca Mountain adjudicatory process - 05/10/2018
  • NRC - Letter to the Honorable Dean Heller, responds to his letter on activities associated with the Yucca Mountain licensing process - 05/08/2018
  • NRC - Letter to the Honorable Dean Heller, responds to his letter which poses several questions regarding licensing activities associated with the Yucca Mountain construction authorization application - 03/28/2018
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Paul Laxalt, former Nevada governor, senator, dies at 96 - Steve Tetreault
  • Bloomberg - Paul Laxalt, Reagan's 'First Friend' in U.S. Senate, Dies at 96 - Laurence Arnold
  • New York Times - Paul Laxalt, U.S. Senator From Nevada and Reagan Confidant, Dies at 96 - Adam Clymer
  • Lower Hudson Journal - Could Indian Point be next nuclear power plant up for sale? - Thomas C. Zambito, Rockland/Westchester Journal News
  • OH&S - DOL Appoints 12 to Nuclear Workers Health Panel
  • Physics Today - Review: Doctor Atomic is as relevant as ever - Cheryl Rofer
  • SF Bayview - Rep. Pelosi challenged to stop $300 million Hunters Point Shipyard cleanup waste and listen to community - Steve Castleman, Golden Gate University School of Law Environmental Law and Justice Clinic
  • Truthout - Remembering the Atomic Bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki in Perilous Times - Joseph Gerson Truthout
  • Los Alamos Monitor, NM - LANL Director Wallace to speak at UNM-LA
  • Los Alamos Monitor, NM - 'Beyond Hiroshima' discussion group set for Monday
  • Lewiston Tribune - Delegation from tribe visits D.C. over EPA changes--Nez Perce Tribe members discussed Idaho's plan to oversee water pollution - Tom Holm
  • Spokesman-Review - Hanford contractor agrees to pay fine for accepting illegal kickbacks - Thomas Clouse
  • Tri-City Herald, WA - Hanford contractor official accused of fraud will pay $124,000 - Annette Cary
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Trinty site cancer studyexpected to finish in '19 - Russell Contreras, Associated Press
  • UPI - Iran facing tough new sanctions reality - Daniel J. Graeber
  • Nevada Independent - Paul Laxalt, former Nevada senator, governor and Reagan confidant, dies at 96 - Michelle Rindels, Riley Snyder, Jackie Valley, Megan Messerly
  • AP News - Trump: Sanctions reinstated against Iran for 'WORLD PEACE' - Susannah George and Zeke Miller
  • AP News - EU says encouraging trade with Iran is crucial to nuke deal
  • AP News - Trump ups sanctions pressure on Iran despite European dismay - Susannah George and Zeke Miller
  • AP News - Judge allows rate cut to stand for failed nuclear plants - Meg Kinnard
  • Bloomberg - Regime Change Isn't the Goal With New Iran Sanctions, Bolton Says - Terrence Dopp
  • Bloomberg - Back to the Future: Iran's Rulers Confront Return of Sanctions - Ladane Nasseri and Arsalan Shahla
  • Bloomberg - North Korea's Pompeo Problem Exposes Widening Rift on Talks - Bill Faries
  • Reuters - Iraq opposes U.S. sanctions on Iran but will abide by them: PM - Ahmed Rasheed
  • Reuters - UK government review backs subsidies for mini nuclear plants - Susanna Twidale
  • Reuters - White House adviser Bolton urges North Korea to act on denuclearization - Susan Heavey
  • Reuters - Factbox: European companies respond to latest Iran sanctions
  • Reuters - Trump says firms doing business in Iran to be barred from U.S. as sanctions hit - Babak Dehghanpisheh, Peter Graff
  • Reuters - European companies can be protected from U.S. sanctions on Iran: UK minister
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Time for a nuclear pause agreement? - Adam M. Scheinman
  • CBS This Morning - Federal health officials agree radioactive waste in St. Louis area may be linked to cancer
  • The Economist - Russia leads the world at nuclear-reactor exports - China Is Its Only Real Competitor
  • RT - 'Perpetual' reactor for next-gen nuclear subs trialled in Russia
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Y-12 working to resolve criticality and nuclear storage issues at the plant - Brittany Crocker
  • Financial Times - Subsidies for 'mini' nuclear power plant backed by review - Sylvia Pfeifer in London
  • The Guardian - UK should support mini nuclear reactor projects, says official review - Reuters
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Letter: A 'poorly conceived push' for nuclear waste storage A 'poorly conceived push' for nuclear waste storage - Sasha Pyle, Santa Fe, Caring crew
  • Lower Hudson Journal - No Nukes subsidies urged by green groups on upstate power plants - Thomas C. Zambito, Rockland/Westchester Journal News
  • Radio New Zealand - Eight more Tahiti nuclear compensation claims accepted
  • New Scientist - Future heatwaves will knock nuclear, gas and coal power plants offline - Michael Le Page
  • World Nuclear News - Turbine equipment installed at Leningrad II-2
  • World Nuclear News - French, British regions unite for nuclear growth
  • Mainichi Daily - 2nd generation A-bomb survivor joins anti-nuclear weapon campaign for her father
  • Epoch Times - China Aggressively Pushes to Become Dominant Nuclear Player - Frank Fang
  • Good4Utah - Heber considers a nuclear-powered future--Residents pose questions at public meeting - Simone Francis
  • Notre Dame News, IN - Training the next generation of leaders in low-energy nuclear physics - Jessica Sieff
  • Environmental Defense Fund - Sierra Club and EDF Take Trump's FOIA Failure on Coal, Nuclear Bailout Documents to Court - Ben Levitan
  • Port Huron Times Herald - Editorial: Lakes bad choice for nuke waste shipmentsLakes bad choice for nuke waste shipments
  • Mainichi Daily - Gov't decides against increasing compensation fund for nuclear disaster - Ei Okada
  • Times of India - Atomic radiation may be polluting Ganga, Satpal Maharaj tells PM - Kautilya Singh
  • Jakarta Post - Multilateral diplomacy urgent for best use of nuclear technology - Reski Kurnia Ilahi
  • Stockholm Center for Freedom (SCF) - Turkish mayor says Sinop chosen for nuclear plant to minimize loss of life due to low population
  • Scientific American - Renewable Energy Saves Water and Creates Jobs--Eight graphs tell the story; see for yourself - Luciano Castillo, Walter Gutierrez, Jay Gore
  • WorkersCompensation.com - Tennessee Contractor Cited After Two Employees Burned at Nuclear Power Plant
  • New York Times - A Top Syrian Scientist Is Killed, and Fingers Point at Israel - David M. Halbfinger and Ronen Bergman
  • Zambia National Broadcasting Corporation - "NUCLEAR POWER IS A PRIORITY" - Joshua Jere
  • Gov.UK - Secretary of State Greg Clark visits Sellafield's iconic legacy facilities
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - TVA contractor faces penalties over injury to workers at Sequoyah nuclear plant - Dave Flessner
  • St. Louis Patch - Families Sue Over St. Louis' Radioactive Coldwater Creek - J. Ryne Danielson
  • Vermont Public Radio - Closing The Lid At Vermont Yankee: What's Next For Sealed Nuclear Waste - Nina Keck & Sam Gale Rosen
  • East Oregonian - Town halls offer nuclear weapons workers information
  • Bayshore Broadcasting - Support For Nuclear Institute In Southampton - John Divinski
  • Compelo, London - Fortum starts annual outage 2018 at Loviisa nuclear power plant - Loviisa, Finland
  • Western Australia Business News - Calls for nuclear waste facility in WA
  • Egypt Independent - Egyptian, Russian officials visit Dabaa Nuclear Plant site
  • Cape Cod Times - Experts: Pilgrim safe from hurricane's impact - Christine Legere
  • Bellona - Putin slated to announce construction of enormous sci-fi nuclear icebreaker - Charles Digges
  • Reuters UK - Hungary's Paks nuclear plant to stay on full power - Marton Dunai and Gergely Szakacs
  • The State, SC - SC Senate sues to block Gov. McMaster from naming ally chair of Santee Cooper board - Avery G. Wilks
  • Utility Dive - NY regulators leave 680 MW gas plant without an air permit - Iulia Gheorghiu
  • WATD-FM Marshfield, MA - Duxbury: Officials Hoping Owners of Pilgrim Power Plant Will Fund EOC Change - Lenny Rowe
  • Dialogo Americas - Brazilian Navy's Nuclear Submarine Shows Progress - Taciana Moury/Diálogo
  • Los Alamos Daily Post, NM - LANL Names Andy Erickson New Senior Fellow - LANL News
  • The State, SC - Judge allows rate cut to stand for failed nuclear plants - Meg Kinnard
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - Senators sue Gov. McMaster over Santee Cooper appointment, argue it wasn't legal - Seanna Adcox
  • The State, SC - SC electric rates to drop Tuesday after judge denies SCE&G bid to block 15-percent cut - Tom Barton
  • The State, SC - Here's how much SCE&G customers will save on their power bills, starting now - Tom Barton
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - SCE&G power rate cut: Why, when and how much? - Andy Shain
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - SCE&G's electric rates will drop 15% following court decision - Andrew Brown
  • GAO - Nuclear Supply Chain: DOE Has Not Used Its Enhanced Procurement Authority but Is Assessing Potential Use, GAO-18-572R
  • NAS - Project Update:: Review of the Health Effects in Vietnam Veterans of Exposure to Herbicides–Eleventh Biennial Update
  • NHK World - Govt. reviews mega-quake evacuation plan
  • Japan Times - Japan's Atomic Energy Commission accepts government plan not to boost compensation funds for nuclear accidents
  • Jiji Press - Japan Decides Not to Raise Cap on Nuclear Compensation Funds
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Applications and Amendments Involving Proposed No Significant Hazards Considerations, etc. FR Document: 2018-14915 Citation: 83 FR 38732 PDF Pages 38732-38738
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Digital Instrumentation and Controls-Interim Staff Guidance-06, Licensing Process FR Document: 2018-16810 Citation: 83 FR 38731 PDF Pages 38731-38732
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Exemptions and Combined Licenses; Amendments: Southern Nuclear Operating Co., Inc.; Vogtle Electric Generating Plant, Units 3 and 4: Ventilation System Changes FR Document: 2018-16831 Citation: 83 FR 38728 PDF Pages 38728-38729
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Guidance: Radiation Safety Surveys at Medical Institutions; Withdrawal FR Document: 2018-16830 Citation: 83 FR 38729 PDF Pages 38729-38730
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Guidance: Standard Format and Content of Physical Security Plans, Training and Qualifications Plans and Safeguards Contingency Plans for Nuclear Power Plants FR Document: 2018-16829 Citation: 83 FR 38730 PDF Pages 38730-38731
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2018-16894 Citation: 83 FR 38727 PDF Pages 38727-38728
  • NPR - Last Surviving Crew Member Has 'No Regrets' About Bombing Hiroshima
  • UPI - Media bury heads in sand over Iranian uprising - Struan Stevenson
  • UPI - Iran expects non-U.S. support for nuclear deal - Daniel J. Graeber
  • Consortium News - How Many Millions Have Been Killed in America's Post-9/11 Wars? Part 3: Libya, Syria, Somalia and Yemen - Nicolas J S Davies
  • Strategic Culture Foundation - NATO Is a Goldmine for US Weapons' Industries - Brian Cloughley
  • DOE:EM - EM Update | Vol. 10, Issue 31 | Aug. 7, 2018

    Monday, August 06, 2018

  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - Notice: Petitions to Designate Classes of Employees to be Included in Special Exposure Cohort: Superior Steel Co. in Carnegie, PA FR Document: 2018-16761 Citation: 83 FR 38314 PDF Page 38314
  • Coast Guard - Notice: Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Polar Icebreaker Program FR Document: 2018-16760 Citation: 83 FR 38317 PDF Pages 38317-38318
  • Yakima Herald-Republic - It Happened Here: Hanford produced fuel for bomb that destroyed Nagasaki - Donald W. Meyers
  • Tri-City Herald, WA - Peace bell to ring in Richland on anniversary of bombing
  • Tri-City Herald, WA - Hanford's lasting impact on Tri-Cities covered on PBS TV show
  • Open Access Government - Why should we care about radioiodine in the environment? - Peter H. Santschi from the Department of Marine Sciences at Texas A&M University – Galveston and Daniel I. Kaplan from Savannah River National Laboratory
  • AP News - Pompeo says sanctions a pillar of US policy toward Iran - Matthew Lee
  • AP News - The Latest: Trump reinstates many sanctions on Iran
  • AP News - EU ready to protect European firms from US sanctions on Iran - Lorne Cook
  • AP News - Vermont Yankee moves used fuel into storage
  • AP News - Awaited 'Trinity Test' cancer study may be released in 2019 - Russell Contreras
  • Bloomberg - U.S. Considers Oil Sanction Waivers as New Iran Penalties Start - Margaret Talev
  • Bloomberg - Nuclear Ghost Town Reveals Power Risk for Taiwan's Energy Shift - Dan Murtaugh, Miaojung Lin, and Samson Ellis
  • Bloomberg - Hiroshima Remembers Atomic Bombing on 73rd Anniversary - Mari Yamaguchi
  • Bloomberg - European Allies Uneasy as U.S. Restores Iran Sanctions - Susannah George and Matthew Lee
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-Measure to shield EU firms from Iran curbs starts on Tues-Germany - Gernot Heller and Riham Alkousaa
  • Reuters - EU deeply regrets snapback of U.S. sanctions on Iran - Robert-Jan Bartunek and Alissa de Carbonnel
  • Reuters - North Korea urges U.S. to drop sanctions as Seoul probes illicit coal shipments - Hyonhee Shin, w/David Brunnstrom
  • Nevada Independent - Election 2018: On the Record: The policy positions of Republican House candidate Cresent Hardy - Michelle Rindels
  • CNBC - Nuclear wasteland: The explosive boom and long, painful bust of American uranium mining - Tom DiChristopher
  • Nevada Independent - Indy DC Download: Senate approves $154 billion spending bill before heading for weeklong break - Humberto Sanchez
  • Vox Media - The Hiroshima anniversary: 5 things you should know about nuclear weapons today - Michael Krepon
  • Mainichi Daily - Hiroshima mayor questions nuclear nations' nationalism, wants Japan to do more - Azusa Takayama
  • Newsweek - OpEd: Remembering Hiroshima: Nuclear Disarmament Is The Only Way ForwardRemembering Hiroshima: Nuclear Disarmament Is The Only Way Forward - William Lambers
  • Asia Times - Could Tokyo ever go critical and make nuclear weapons? - Robert E. McCoy
  • NHK World - Abe: Japan vows to lead in nuclear arms ban effort
  • NHK World - Hiroshima remembers atomic bomb victims
  • NHK World - Hibakusha demand Japan sign nuclear ban treaty
  • NHK World - Abe: Japan will not join nuclear ban treaty
  • NHK World - Abe: Japan vows to lead in nuclear arms ban effort
  • NHK World - Atomic bomb victims remembered
  • Daily Telegraph - Hiroshima bomber tasted lead after nuclear blast, rediscovered Enola Gay recordings reveal - Julian Ryall
  • San Jose Mercury News - Opinion: Prominent African-Americans opposed atomic bombings--Their criticism contrasts – often rather starkly – with the general approval in 1945-46 with white America - Barton J. Bernstein
  • TIME - YouTube - Japanese Students Recreated Hiroshima Bombing In Virtual Reality | TIME
  • Los Angeles Times - Review: With 'Doctor Atomic,' Santa Fe stages a nuclear tale as the opera of our time - Mark Swed
  • Forbes blog - Who Are We To Deny Weak Nations The Nuclear Weapons They Need For Self-Defense? - Michael Shellenberger
  • Quartz - Europe's heatwave is forcing nuclear power plants to shut down - Akshat Rathi
  • Press TV - Zarif: Trump's offer of negotiations with Iran only PR stunt
  • SF Chronicle - More than 120 groups push to lift broad nuclear subsidies
  • RenewEconomy.au - Nuclear power takes a hit as European heatwave rolls on - Sophie Vorrath
  • RenewEconomy.au - NEG promises death of wind and solar, and even battery storage - Simon Holmes à Court
  • Japan Times - Grandchildren of hibakusha and B-29 crewman unite to press for nuclear-free world
  • World Nuclear News - Barakah 2 completes hot functional tests
  • World Nuclear News - ANSTO to resume Tc-99m production soon
  • Pittsburgh Tribune-Review - Government seeking nuclear workers who had radiation-caused cancers or their survivors - Mary Ann Thomas
  • Daily Camera, Boulder, CO - Letter: Rocky Flats plutonium atom argument a straw manRocky Flats plutonium atom argument a straw man - Rob Smoke, Boulder
  • CNN - US Nuclear Power Plants Fast Facts
  • The Chattanoogan - OpEd: Haney's Nuclear WaltzHaney's Nuclear Waltz - Roy Exum
  • E&E Daily - POLICY: Perry says cyberthreats to gas justify help for coal, nuclear - Mike Lee
  • Greenpeace - Consumers could pay for new nuclear power plants years before they are built - Simon Roach
  • Nevada Independent - After nearly two decades of drought, state engineer tackles excess water rights and faces a backlash in the courts - Daniel Rothberg
  • Las Cruces Sun-News - City misinformed in stand against nuclear storage - John Heaton, vice chairman of the Eddy-Lea Energy Alliance
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Trump donor agreed to pay Cohen $10M for help with Ala. plant
  • United News of India - Ground water in 16 states is contaminated with uranium as per WHO norms, Govt tells RS
  • KPBS - State Lands Commission To Hear Public Input On San Onofre Decommissioning - Alison St John
  • The Hankyoreh - [News analysis] Nuclear power plant project in UK stirs controversy in South Korea - Choi Ha-yan
  • NL Times - Borssele nuclear plant shut down for extensive inspection - Janene Pieters
  • NJ Spotlight - Federal Move Could Undermine Murphy Clean-Energy Policies - Tom Johnson
  • Naval Technology - How will the UK MoD pay for Trident in an era of funding gaps? - Julian Turner
  • NEI - Congress Directs DOE Study of Micro-Reactor Deployment - National Defense Magazine
  • National Defense - Midterm Elections Could Derail Plans for Low-Yield Nukes - Jon Harper
  • Yonhap News - Kori No. 4 nuclear reactor back at full capacity after repair work
  • Japan Times - 'Black rain' radiation from 1945 Hiroshima A-bombing can still be detected on survivor's shirt: study - Sakiko Masuda
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - Letter: SCANA turmoil - Gabriel Virella, Spearfish Circle, Charleston
  • North Jersey News - Opinion: It's time we put a stop to nuclear cronyism - Robert L. Bradley, Jr.
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Thorium power has a protactinium problem - Eva C. Uribe
  • Bellona - Ukraine takes major steps toward swearing off Russian nuclear fuel - Charles Digges
  • Nevada Independent - After nearly two decades of drought, state engineer tackles excess water rights and faces a backlash in the courts - Daniel Rothberg
  • Charlotte Business Journal - Federal judge won't dismiss constitutional challenge to SC law in V.C. Summer case - John Downey
  • Eyre Peninsula Tribune, Cleve, South Australia - Nuclear information session in Kimba - Kathrine Catanzariti
  • KPBS - State Lands Commission To Hear Public Input On San Onofre Decommissioning - Alison St John
  • Independent Barents Observer - Development of new seaport starts in Novaya Zemlya - Atle Staalesen
  • Gulf Times - Qatar hosts workshop for regional radiation regulatory bodies
  • Telegraph Travel - Edgelands, episode 6: exploring the post-apocalyptic world of Chernobyl
  • Qatar Peninsula - Qatar attaches great importance to proper use of radiological energy
  • Cape Cod Broadcasting - Decommissioning of Pilgrim Plant will Likely Last 8 Years
  • Mainichi Daily - 2nd generation A-bomb survivor continues telling tale of father's pain, loss of brother
  • Cumbria Crack - Can you help tell the Thorp story?
  • Daily Hamshire Gazette, MA - WWII atomic bombings commemorated with dance, ceremony in Easthampton - Scott Merzbach
  • USGS - M 4.7 - 144km ENE of Miyako, Japan
  • USGS - M 4.7 - 40km SE of Hasaki, Japan
  • IAEA - New Publication Provides Guidance on Operating Experience Programmes to Improve Safety - Matt Fisher, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • World Nuclear News - Barakah 2 completes hot functional tests
  • Trend News Agency, Azerbaijan - EU, France, Germany, UK "deeply regret" re-imposition of US sanctions on Iran
  • Trend News Agency, Azerbaijan - Germany upholds export, investment guarantees for Iran business despite U.S. pressure
  • NHK World - Hiroshima remembers atomic bomb victims
  • NHK World - Hibakusha demand Japan sign nuclear ban treaty
  • Japan Times - Hiroshima mayor marks 73rd A-bomb anniversary with indirect call to sign U.N. nuke ban treaty - Magdalena Osumi
  • Japan Times - Patrons recall Hiroshima beer hall that survived A-bombing to bring relief to survivors
  • Japan Times - Patrons recall Hiroshima beer hall that survived A-bombing to bring relief to survivors
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Efforts should be made to devise strategy to reduce risk of nuclear war
  • Mainichi Daily - ARF calls on N. Korea to abandon nuclear weapons, missile tests
  • Mainichi Daily - 'Avoid war at any cost': From evacuation shelter, A-bomb survivor recalls devastation
  • Jiji Press - Hibakusha Groups Urge Japan to Ratify Nuke Ban Treaty
  • Jiji Press - Hiroshima to Promote Peace through Tourism
  • Yonhap News - No breakthrough at ARF for denuclearization, war-ending declaration - Lee Chi-dong
  • Press TV - Rouhani: US not trustworthy for negotiations after quitting nuclear deal
  • Press TV - Trump signs executive order reimposing sanctions against Iran
  • Press TV - Germany says will protect firms from Iran curbs
  • Press TV - Europe defies US, vows to protect firms against Iran sanctions
  • Press TV - Pompeo: US will 'fully' enforce sanctions on Iran

    Sunday, August 05, 2018

  • El Defensor Chieftain - Radiation downwinders seek recognition, compensation - John Larson
  • Springfield News-Leader, MO - Auditor: How we work to protect taxpayers from waste, fraud and mismanagement - Nicole Galloway
  • Walla Walla Union-Bulletin - Editorial: Agreement to clean Hanford groundwater sounds encouraging
  • Boulder Daily Camera - OpEd: Evidence of Rocky Flats plutonium risk is substantial - LeRoy Moore, Boulder
  • Kitsap Sun - Recycling USS Enterprise at PSNS could cost more, contribute to further maintenance delays - Julianne Stanford - "
  • HNN Huntingtonnews - Major Hiroshima-Nagasaki Commemorations at U.S. Warhead Facilities Across the Nation Protest Trump's Risky Nuclear Posture and Budget
  • Popular Mechanics - Can Nuclear Waste Survive a 14,500 Mile Journey? Researchers put a nuclear fuel container through an epic journey to see how safely it could travel. - Laura Yan
  • IBTimes - Watch: Nuclear waste containers put through demanding tests to see if they will fail
  • The Guardian - UK nuclear warhead plant warned: 'Improve safety or shut down' - Jamie Doward
  • Japan Times - Japan's nuclear options - Ramesh Thakur
  • Tri-City Herald - Workers owed $1M in back wages for Richland nuclear plant work - Annette Cary
  • Youngstown Vindicator, OH - OpEd: Keep coal, nuclear as options for electricity - Gary Daniels, Columbus, chief lobbyist for the American Civil Liberties Union of Ohio
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Hicks column: It's all starting to add up on SCANA's nuclear power plant 'game' - Brian Hicks
  • Times and Democrat, Orangeburg SC - Editorial: Big payouts at SCANA unjustified
  • WATE Knoxville - Oak Ridge group holds rally to protest nuclear weapons - Jennifer Webb
  • The Scotsman - Independent Scotland would need 20 years to remove Trident - ex-SNP adviser - Tom Peterkin
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Letter: Nuclear debate - Terry Munson, Greenbriar Avenue, Pawleys Island
  • Gulf News - FANR holds workshop with US Department of Energy on nuclear non-proliferation
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Photos: Nuke Protesters Gather In Los Alamos To Commemorate 73rd Anniversary Of Hiroshima and Nagasaki - John McHale
  • Yonhap News - Kori No. 4 nuclear reactor back at full capacity after repair work
  • Charleston Post and Courier - SCE&G lost a battle to keep a critical audit about its SC nuclear project out of court - Andrew Brown
  • Tehran Times - Talks possible if U.S. apologizes, returns to nuclear deal, says Iranian MP
  • Korea Times - NK slams Japan's plutonium stockpiling - Lee Min-hyung
  • YLE News - Uncertainty over Fennovoima nuclear project worries local developers
  • Rapid City Journal, SD - Court, regulators clash over tribal survey for uranium project - Seth Tupper
  • Yonhap News - Kori No. 4 reactor reduces power output after steam valve oil leak: KHNP
  • Al-Arabiya - Rouhani's chance to save the nuclear deal - Hassan Al Mustafa
  • Arizona Daily Star - As utility works to dominate Arizona politics, credibility erodes - Tim Steller Arizona Daily Star
  • Alabama News - OpEd: You got trouble, Alabama, and its name is Haney - John Archibald
  • Japan Today - Fukushima nuclear plant tries image overhaul - Anne Beade
  • Times Now, India - My journey to Hiroshima: A tale of numbing wails and the flight of a paper crane - Akrita Reyar
  • Daily Beast - Murdered Russian Journalists In Africa Were Onto Something Dangerous for Putin - Anna Nemtsova, Philip Obaji Jr.
  • New London Day - Waterford considers possibility of life without Millstone - Benjamin Kail
  • India Times - India to be power surplus in 2018-19: Central Electricity Au ..
  • San Francisco Chronicle - Navy failed to alert San Francisco to tainted shipyard water, documents show - Jason Fagone and Cynthia Dizikes
  • San Francisco Chronicle - SF shipyard scandal: Pelosi calls for federal probes - Jason Fagone and Cynthia Dizikes
  • Times and Democrat, Orangeburg SC - DPU customers protected in SCANA-Dominion deal; Orangeburg's power rates locked in for now - Gene Zaleski
  • USGS - M 6.9 - 3km SSE of Loloan, Indonesia
  • USGS - M 4.7 - 70km ENE of Mutsu, Japan
  • TEPCO - FY2018 First Quarter Financial Results
  • TEPCO - Fuel Cost Adjustment in the Electricity Rates for September 2018
  • TEPCO - Financial Assistance from the Nuclear Damage Compensation and Decommissioning Facilitation Corporation
  • TEPCO - TEPCO Fuel and Power & MHPS Launch Digital Solution Service to Improve Asset Value of Clean Coal Power Plants – Highly reliable Predictive Anomaly Detection Achieved through Alliance between Energy Provider and OEM –
  • TEPCO - TEPCO Group, Zenrin and Rakuten examining "drone highways"
  • TEPCO - Situation of storing and treatment of accumulated water including highly concentrated radioactive materials at Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station (359th Release)
  • TEPCO - Evaluation of the exposure dose of workers at the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station
  • JAIF - J-Village Stadium to Revert to Original Role as Soccer Training Center, Having Contributed to the Stabilization of Fukushima Daiichi
  • JAIF - Japan-IAEA Joint Nuclear Energy Management School Opens for 2018, Developing Next Generation of Young Professionals
  • JAIF - ANRE to Hold Explanatory Meetings and Public Hearings on Handling of Tritium Water
  • JAIF - NRA Draft Report: Tokai-2 NPP Complies with New Regulatory Standards
  • JAIF - Strategic Energy Plan Approved by Cabinet: FEPC Chairman Calls It "Key Policy of the Nation"
  • JAIF - Court of Second Instance Approves Operation of Ohi NPPs
  • JAIF - JAIF President Personally Sad to See Fukushima Daini Go
  • JAIF - LDP Diet Caucus Delivers Strategic Energy Plan Proposal to METI Minister, Calling for Early NPP Restarts and New NPP Construction
  • JAIF - JAIF Holds General Assembly: Chairman Imai Welcomes JAIF's Role as "Control Tower" to Strategically Develop Nuclear Human Resources
  • NHK World - Disaster-hit Hiroshima schools cancel A-bomb event
  • NHK World - Mixed reactions to Fukushima Daiichi memorabilia
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea criticizes recent extension of U.S.-Japan nuclear pact - sshluck@yna.co.kr
  • Press TV - Syrian scientist assassinated in car bombing: Report
  • Press TV - Iran's IRGC confirms holding drill in Persian Gulf
  • Press TV - Senators pass bill to increase US aid to Israel to $3.8 billion -
  • Press TV - Why is Israeli 'nation-state' law so much of a big deal?
  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - Notice: Petitions to Designate Classes of Employees to be Included in Special Exposure Cohort: Superior Steel Co. in Carnegie, PA FR Document: 2018-16761 Citation: 83 FR 38314 PDF Page 38314
  • Coast Guard - Notice: Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Polar Icebreaker Program FR Document: 2018-16760 Citation: 83 FR 38317 PDF Pages 38317-38318

    Saturday, August 04, 2018

  • KTVN Reno - Heller, Rosen Far Apart on Many Issues - Paul Nelson
  • Lubbock Avalanche-Journal - Lack of NM say in nuclear waste project draws ire
  • Business Wire - PR: San Onofre Community Engagement Panel to Discuss Used Fuel Transportation - Southern California Edison
  • DOE Newswise - Workshop advances plans for coping with disruptions on ITER - DOE Science news source
  • New York Times - South Africa Vows to End Corruption. Are Its New Leaders Part of the Problem? - Norimitsu Onishi and Selam Gebrekidan
  • Albuquerque Journal - Budget bill gives LANL pit-making a boost, now goes to president - Mark Oswald
  • LA Monitor - Los Alamos delegation shares tax concerns in Washington - Bennett Horne
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus, NM - WIPP: Shipments to grow by end of August, air system ongoing - Adrian C Hedden
  • Tri-City Herald - Tri-City conference to focus on radiation exposure safety - Mike Lawrence
  • NavyTimes - Breaking the Big E: Already more than $1 billion in projected costs and snarled in red tape - Mark D. Faram
  • Oak Ridger - Ken Mayes' contribution to AMSE - D. Ray Smith
  • AP News - UN experts: NKorea hasn't stopped nuke and missile programs - Edith M. Lederer
  • AP News - Germany tightens cash transfer rules as Iran seeks funds - Geir Moulson
  • AP News - Israel stops activist boat, Gaza teen dies from Israeli fire
  • Reuters - France's EDF halts four nuclear reactors due to heatwave - Mathieu Rosemain and Simon Carraud
  • Reuters - North Korea, U.S. trade blows over nuclear deal at Singapore reunion - Jack Kim, David Brunnstrom
  • Reuters - Pompeo says optimistic about ending N.Korea's nuclear programme - Jack Kim and David Brunnstrom
  • Reuters - North Korea has not stopped nuclear, missile program: confidential U.N. report - Michelle Nichols
  • Reuters - North Korea alarmed by U.S. attitudes but committed to nuclear deal - Jack Kim, John Geddie
  • The Verge - Scientists put a nuclear waste container through a demanding trip to see if the fuel would break - Rachel Becker
  • CNBC - Nuclear wasteland: The explosive boom and long, painful bust of American uranium mining - Tom DiChristopher
  • The Hill blog - Walking the nuclear risk tightrope - Julia Phillips and James Wells
  • The Economist - The world relies on Russia to build its nuclear power plants--And Russia is happy to oblige
  • Philadelphia Inquirer - A Chester County village was vacated for a nuclear power plant. Today, it's a ghost town - Katie Park
  • Roanoke Times - Porter: America needs coal and nuclear power for energy diversity - J. Winston Porter Porter is a national energy and environmental consultant, based in Atlanta. He was previously an assistant administrator at the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).
  • South Bend Tribune - Viewpoint: Too many nuclear close calls - Wanda L. Mangus
  • Vermont Public Radio - Vermont Yankee Moves Last Of Its Spent Nuclear Fuel Into On-Site Storage Casks - John Dillon
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - General Atomics receives $6.9M in funding awards for nuclear fusion research - Rob Nikolewski
  • Waterford, CT Patch - Leak Detected At Millstone Nuclear Power Station 'No Threat' - Lisa Finn
  • Energy Reporters - Rosatom loads 'floating Chernobyl' with uranium
  • 38 North - Much Ado About Kangson - Michael Madden
  • Asbury Park Press, NJ - Oyster Creek decommissioning plan needs close scrutiny - Paul Gunter
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Why countries still must prioritize action to curb nuclear terrorism - Sara Z. Kutchesfahani, Kelsey Davenport
  • Independent Barents Observer - With a nuclear submarine in centre, Northern Fleet flotilla sails home - Thomas Nilsen
  • Cape Cod Times - Amid relief, questions remain on Pilgrim sale - Christine Legere
  • Times of San Diego - Settlement Agreement Finalized in Closure of San Onofre Nuclear Plant - Toni McAllister
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - San Onofre nuclear plant settlement finalized, ratepayers to see slight reduction in bills - Rob Nikolewski
  • KVOE Emporia - Wolf Creek decommissioning plan adjusted Featured - Chuck Samples
  • Tri-City Herald - Franklin PUD losing top manager to Richland agency
  • Aiken Standard, SC - DOE could award fresh SRS liquid waste contract in August - Colin Demarest
  • Denton Record-Chronicle, TX - A case for solar power - E.A. King III
  • The State - SCANA accountant: Utility execs pressured me to lie about SC nuclear project - Tom Barton
  • Charleston Post and Courier - What to expect next in the V.C. Summer closure saga - Andrew Brown and Thad Moore
  • Mainichi Daily News - Interview tapes of American airmen who dropped A-bomb on Hiroshima found
  • Press TV - Israel seizes second Gaza-bound Flotilla boat
  • Press TV - Iran stands in the way of US totally dominating Middle East: Analyst
  • Press TV - 'US support emboldens Israel to flout international law' -
  • Press TV - US can't pressure China to pursue its policy of sanctions on Iran: Analyst

    Friday, August 03, 2018

  • RMPJC - There is No Refuge from Nuclear War or Nuclear Waste: A Rocky Flats Panel Event, September 15th - Rocky Mountain Peace and Justice Center
  • San Clemente Times - Update: SONGS Ratepayer Settlement Agreement Approved by All Parties; Energy Bill Credits to Come in September, Southern California Edison Says - Eric Heinz
  • Brattleboro Reformer, VT - Vermont Yankee's $143M fuel move finished - Mike Faher
  • Bloomberg First Word Energy - Environmental Riders Hobbling Efforts to Finish First Minibus - Nancy Ognanovich
  • Albuquerque Journal - NM has little say in Holtec plan, AG says - Adrian C. Hedden
  • Idaho Statesman - Letter: Nuclear Idaho - Paul Blacker, Meridian
  • Idaho Mountain Express - OpEd: Feds need to honor nuclear waste agreement Feds need to honor nuclear waste agreement - Chris Talkington, Twin Falls City Council
  • Gadsden Times, AL - Alabama: Radioactive waste transports to pass through Etowah County - Benjamin Nunnally
  • TheDrive-WarZone Wire - The Navy Could Need More Than 15 Years and Over $1.5B To Scrap USS Enterprise
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Group to aid nuclear workers revived - Rebecca Moss
  • Daily Camera, Boulder, CO - OpEd: Trust Rocky Flats bureaucrats at your peril - Harvey Nichols, Ph.D., Boulder
  • AP News - Pompeo: 'ways to go' before NKorea meets denuke vow - Matthew Lee
  • Bloomberg - U.S. Has 'A Ways to Go' on North Korea Nuclear Deal, Pompeo Says - Nick Wadhams
  • Bloomberg - China Rejects U.S. Request to Cut Iran Oil Imports - Rachel Adams-Heard and Nick Wadhams
  • Reuters - Pompeo says North Korea weapons work counter to denuclearization pledge - David Brunnstrom
  • Reuters - Iran's foreign minister says China 'pivotal' to salvaging its nuclear deal - Christian Shepherd
  • Reuters - For investors in Russia, U.S. sanctions will not pack the same punch as before - Marc Jones, Daniel Bases
  • Reuters - Iran naval drills underway amid tensions with U.S. - Phil Stewart
  • Forbes blog - Canada Envisions Small Nuclear Reactors Producing Power and Hydrogen In Remote Towns - Jeff McMahon
  • S&P Global Platts - French nuclear power supply cuts extended as hot weather lingers - Anuradha Ramanathan
  • Montel News - EDF to halt 3.2 GW of nuclear output as temperatures soar - Aia Helena Brnic
  • Wall Street Journal - Top Trump Donor Agreed to Pay Michael Cohen $10 Million for Nuclear Project Push - Michael Rothfeld, Rebecca Ballhaus and Joe Palazzolo
  • Modern Ghana - More African Leaders Considering Nuclear Energy - Kester Kenn Klomegah
  • World Nuclear News - First nuclear plant visit for Perry
  • World Nuclear News - CEZ to test use of Westinghouse fuel at Temelin-1
  • World Nuclear News - Divers complete radwaste work at Sizewell A
  • World Nuclear News - Wolf Creek selects Orano for dry storage services
  • World Nuclear News - Vermont Yankee used fuel transfer complete
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - A double-flash from the past and Israel's nuclear arsenal - Leonard Weiss
  • All Things Nuclear - Opposition to Trump's New Low-Yield Nuclear Warhead - Stephen Young, Washington representative and senior analyst
  • WIBW-TV, Topeka, KS - New plan would leave spent nuclear fuel at Wolf Creek until 2105 - Juan Cisneros
  • National Interest - We Now Know the Army Tested Its Own Nuclear 'Dirty Bombs'. This Is What Happened. Was it a waste of time? - Joseph Trevithick
  • CSS Resources blog - NATO Nuclear Sharing - Tim Street
  • Common Dreams - Great Lakes Groups Question Newly Discovered Radioactive Waste Shipments from Illinois through Great Lakes Region
  • Herald Democrat, Sherman, TX - The conclusion of a mom and her uranium - Part Ome - Ken Bridges
  • Whyalla News, South Australia - Nuclear process 'secrecy' - Louis Mayfield
  • Reuters - French nuclear production reduced by 3.1 GW due to heatwave - RTE - Bate Felix
  • ABC.au - Proposed nuclear waste facility has South Australian towns divided as locals prepare for ballot - Samantha Jonscher and Gary-Jon Lysaght
  • Statehouse Report SC - BRIEFS: Busy week on the nuclear front, more
  • Greenfield Recorder, MA - Vt. Yankee completes radioactive fuel removal - Richie Davis
  • Petoskey News-Review, MI - Big deal at Big Rock - Lonnie Allen
  • Independent Barents Observer - To the memory of the submarine commanders who fired nuclear torpedoes at Novaya Zemlya - Atle Staalesen
  • ConstructionNews UK - Moorside nuclear bidder stripped of preferred status - Binyamin Ali
  • Korea Times - Nuclear plant's export --W22-trillion project on verge of collapse
  • Sault Star, Ontario - Nuclear waste debate divides Northern town - Ben Cohen
  • NextBigFuture - Los Alamos truck transportable nuclear fission reactor design - Brian Wang
  • Chosun Ilbo - Nuclear Phase-out Blamed for W1 Trillion KEPCO Loss - Choi Hyun-mook
  • InDaily Adelaide - Traditional owners "locked out" of nuclear waste vote - Stephanie Richards
  • Lexington County Chronicle, SC - 500 workers settle suit after nuclear shutdown
  • Miami New Times - Environmentalists Fight FPL Plan to Keep Nuclear Plant Open Until 2053 - Jerry Iannelli
  • Daily Energy Insider - Entergy agrees to post-shutdown sale of nuclear plants for decommissioning - Kevin Randolph
  • Reuters - Turkey to build third nuclear plant, hold $4.8 bln in solar tenders, Erdogan says - Ece Toksabay and Tuvan Gumrukcu
  • The Australian - Nuclear medicine back on track after Lucas Heights repairs
  • Herald Journal, Logan, UT - Letter: Logan should add nuclear to portfolio Logan should add nuclear to portfolio - Tyler Hansen, Logan
  • Reuters UK - Fortum to begin maintenance at Loviisa nuclear power on Sunday - Jacob Gronholt-Pedersen
  • Colorado Daily - Peace Train: Nuclear winter is the opposite of wonderland - Ron Forthofer, Rocky Mountain Peace and Justice Center
  • teleSUR - Nuclear Deal: Is The MKO Playing Into Anti-Iranian Sentiments? - Catherine Shakdam
  • Singapore Straits Times - Extreme makeover: Fukushima nuclear plant tries image overhaul
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Behind the Scenes / Why TEPCO decided to shutter N-plant - Koichi Kuranuki
  • Lexington County Chronicle - Judge buys SCE&G argument - Jerry Bellune
  • Los Cerritos News, CA - Hazardous Materials Found in Bellflower, Residents Evacuated - Tammye McDuff
  • London Times - Ringhals nuclear plant shuts amid danger of overheating - Emily Gosden, Energy Editor
  • The News Lens, Taiwan - Taiwan News: Tsai Holds Firm on Anti-nuclear Vow, Govt Defends Coal Plant Plan - International Community Radio Taipei (ICRT)
  • USNI News - GAO Report on Nuclear Aircraft Carrier Disposal
  • Port Huron Times Herald - Group: Nuclear waste could be trucked from Illinois to Port Huron - Bob Gross
  • Duke University Durham, NC - Q and A: Avner Vengosh on Uranium Contamination in India's Groundwater - Namrata Jha
  • Shillong Times, India - Shylla declares uranium chapter in state as closed--KHADC team visits Mawthabah
  • NextBigFuture - Seaborg 100 MWe Molten Salt Reactor would fit on a regular truck and burn nuclear waste - Brian Wang
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - Pilgrim Station being sold, buyer would accelerate decommissioning
  • Alaska Native News - Project Chariot?–?That Time the Government Tried to Nuke Alaska - Thomas Brown
  • Blackpool Gazette - Lancashire's Westinghouse Electric Company vow to grow business - Tim Gavell
  • Business Wire - Final San Onofre Nuclear Plant Settlement Clears Way for Customer Rate Cuts - Southern California Edison
  • News24 - Sadako Sasaki: Tragedy, hope and a thousand paper cranes
  • FITSNews.com, SC - #NukeGate: SCANA Case Advances In Federal Court
  • DOE:EERE - Department of Energy Announces Request for Information on Offshore Wind Energy R&D Facilities
  • NAS - Project Update: Supplemental Treatment of Low-Activity Waste at the Hanford Nuclear Reservation
  • NAS - project Update: - Disposal of Surplus Plutonium in the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant
  • NRC - Marian L. Zobler Named NRC General Counsel
  • NRC - NRC Names David Lew Region I Administrator
  • IAEA - NEW CRP: A Study of E-learning for Teaching and Assessing Competency in Contouring (E33041) - Sarah Kiehne, IAEA Department of Nuclear Sciences and Applications; Kirsten Hopkins, IAEA Department of Nuclear Sciences and Applications
  • NHK World - Mixed reactions to Fukushima Daiichi memorabilia
  • NHK World - TEPCO mulling request to shut Niigata reactors
  • Asahi Shimbun - Czech architect's blueprint shows A-Bomb Dome before 1945 blast - Sonoko Miyazaki
  • Mainichi Daily - Envoys from 85 nations to attend Hiroshima A-bomb memorial ceremony
  • Mainichi Daily - Monju reactor fuel removal faces delays as monitoring cameras fog up in tests
  • Jiji Press - 2 Years to Go: Themes of Reconstruction Seen Not Reflected in Tokyo Games
  • Press TV - In blow to Trump, China rejects US request to cut Iran oil imports
  • Press TV - Turkey vows retaliation against US sanctions
  • Press TV - Iran FM: US 'doesn't know what it's doing in our backyard'
  • Press TV - Israel used excessive force to seize Gaza-bound ship in intl. waters: Captain
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Weekly Receipts FR Document: 2018-16572 Citation: 83 FR 38140 PDF Page 38140
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Guidance: Licenses Authorizing Distribution to General Licensees and Program-Specific Guidance About Special Nuclear Material of Less Than Critical Mass Licenses FR Document: 2018-16619 Citation: 83 FR 38184 PDF Page 38184
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards FR Document: 2018-16621 Citation: 83 FR 38184 PDF Pages 38184-38185
  • UPI - China vows to safeguard Iranian nuclear deal - Daniel J. Graeber
  • Tri-City Herald, WA - Hanford's lasting impact on Tri-Cities covered on PBS TV show

    Thursday, August 02, 2018

  • S&P Global Platts - Entergy to sell Pilgrim, Palisades to JV decommissioning company
  • New Jersey On-Line - Editorial: The sooner N.J.'s oldest nuke plant is shuttered the betterThe sooner N.J.'s oldest nuke plant is shuttered the better - South Jersey Times Editorial Board
  • Weekly Alibi, Albuquerque, NM - More Than Our Share--Proposed waste storage site meets opposition - Joshua Lee
  • DOE:EM - EM Update | Vol. 10, Issue 30 | July 31, 2018
  • Wall Street Journal - What Are the FBI and CIA Hiding? - Thomas J. Baker
  • Business Standard India - Using thorium as atomic fuel won't end imports: Govt
  • Valle dei Templi, Italy - Uranio impoverito: intervista al Professor Giancarlo Ugazio - Simona Mazza
  • Eugene Weekly, OR - Exposed Spotlights Nuke Danger--Play explores the plight of fallout downwinders - Taylor Perse
  • Sputnik News - Snowden's Lawyer Opens Up About Whistleblower's Life in Russia
  • Curbed San Francisco - Pelosi: EPA, Navy must answer for Hunters Point Shipyard development scandal - Chris Roberts
  • Los Alamos Daily Post, NM - Wallace and Five Former LANL Directors Participate In Panel To Wrap Up 75th Anniversary Celebration - Maire O'Neill
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - WIPP wins big at national mine rescue competition - Adrian C Hedden
  • Los Alamos Daily Post, NM - U.S. Sen. Martin Heinrich Secures Major Wins For New Mexico In Annual National Defense Spending Bill - Office of U.S. Sen. Martin Heinrich
  • Tacoma Weekly News, WA - Cementing radioactive wastes could save billions - Don C. Brunell
  • Broomfield Enterprise, Boulder, CO - Editorial: Do not open Rocky Flats to recreationDo not open Rocky Flats to recreation
  • Tri-City Herald, WA - Hanford's lasting impact on Tri-Cities covered on PBS TV show
  • Hanford Sentinel, CA - California Focus: Big utilities work to evade responsibility - Thomas Elias
  • AP News - Federal judge lets rate cut fight continue
  • AP News - Judge keeps rate cuts for failed nuclear plants in limbo - Jeffrey Collins
  • Bloomberg - Green Energy Producers Just Installed Their First Trillion Watts - Jeremy Hodges
  • The State, SC - Leak at SC nuclear plant polluted soil, but agency says groundwater OK - Sammy Fretwell
  • The State, SC - SCANA profit drops sharply as utility sets aside $109 million to cut customers' bills - Sammy Fretwell
  • Farmington Daily Times - Former uranium workers call for compensation expansion - Noel Lyn Smith
  • IAEA - Tried and Tested: IAEA Milestones Approach Now Applied to Uranium Production - Ayhan Evrensel, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • IAEA - New IAEA Safety Guide Provides Roadmap for Establishing Radiation Safety Infrastructure - Matt Fisher, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Providence Journal - Pilgrim nuclear plant to be sold after shutdown - Christine Legere
  • All Things Nuclear - Containment Design Flaw at DC Cook Nuclear Plant - Dave Lochbaum, director, Nuclear Safety Project
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Pa. braces for impact as Three Mile Island nears closure - Sam Mintz
  • News & Observer - Leak at SC nuclear plant polluted soil, but agency says groundwater OK - Sammy Fretwell
  • News24 - Why nuclear energy is still on government's agenda
  • Mainichi Daily - NRA OKs plan to bury radioactive waste from nuke plant decommissioning for 100,000 yrs
  • WBUR Boston - Pilgrim Nuclear Power Plant Is Up For Sale04:10 - Bruce Gellerman
  • ITV UK - Specialist divers complete nuclear clean up at Sizewell
  • GAO - Nuclear Supply Chain: DOE Has Not Used Its Enhanced Procurement Authority but Is Assessing Potential Use - GAO-18-572R:
  • Bellona - Russia begins fueling its floating nuclear power plant under the world's curious gaze - Charles Digges
  • World Nuclear News - Westinghouse emerges from Chapter 11
  • World Nuclear News - Cold functional tests start at Novovoronezh II-2
  • World Nuclear News - Connecticut regulators revise zero-carbon RFP
  • Asharq Al-Awsat - France Demands New Deal that Limits Iran's Ballistic Threat, Regional Meddling - Michel Abou Najm
  • KPBS - Former NRC Chief Says San Onofre's Nuclear Waste May Never Be Moved - Alison St John
  • Cumbria Mail, England - Calls for government action after fears £15bn new nuclear power plant deal has stalled - Nicole Regan
  • Focus Taiwan - Returning to nuclear energy 'specious,' 'outworn': president - Shih Hsiu-chuan
  • Port Augusta Transcontinental - State government urged to block nuclear facility - Marco Balsamo
  • Compelo, London - NuGen nuclear plant: The £10bn 'shelved' Toshiba factory that could power 6m homes - Felix Todd
  • News & Star - Future of £15bn Moorside nuclear plant in question--County MPs call for the government to take action
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Prices spike as Norwegian utilities cope with warm water
  • Scottsboro Clarion, AL - Proposed Bellefonte completion briefing
  • Navajo Times, Window Rock, AZ - 'We don't consent'--2 get VP's attention on transport of uranium waste
  • OBRag.org - San Onofre Shutdown Problems Continue - Michael Steinberg
  • Reuters - Iran is seen readying major exercise as tensions with U.S. simmer - Phil Stewart
  • E&E Daily - GRID: Report sees flaws in DOE plan to support coal, nuclear plants - Rod Kuckro
  • Charlotte Observer - Leak at SC nuclear plant polluted soil, but agency says groundwater OK - Sammy Fretwell
  • Oswego County Today - As Perry Visits FitzPatrick to 'Make Nuclear Energy Cool Again,' Environmentalists Demand Cuomo Reverse Policy of Forcing NY Ratepayers to Subsidize Failing Nuclear Plants
  • Compelo, London - Entergy to sell Pilgrim, Palisades nuclear power plants to Holtec for decommissioning
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - SCANA executives are eligible for golden parachutes even though investors object - Thad Moore
  • NHK World - TEPCO mulling request to shut Niigata reactors
  • Aiken Standard, SC - Claims judge stands by earlier ruling, restates $21.6M payback for MOX contractor - Colin Demarest
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - SCE&G parent's profit skids as it braces for possible rate cut - John McDermott
  • PR Newswire - SCANA Reports Financial Results for Second Quarter 2018 - SCANA Corporation
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - Editorial: Dominion buyout might not be best deal for SCE&G customers
  • The State, SC - McMaster: Shareholders right to vote against $110M severance package for SCANA execs - Tom Barton
  • DOE - Department of Energy Announces $36.4 Million for Fusion Energy Sciences Research
  • World Nuclear News - Ural icebreaker passes construction milestone
  • World Nuclear News - Kepco loses preferred bidder status for NuGen
  • World Nuclear News - Nuclear key to Ontario prosperity
  • Japan Times - Made in Fukushima: Aided by rigorous radiation checks, farmers and fishermen struggle to win trust - Anne Beade
  • Japan Times - Japanese government aims to have all evacuees in Miyagi and Iwate secure new homes by 2021
  • Japan Times - Keeping the lesson of Hiroshima alive through one family's story - Peter Chordas
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Toshiba completes Westinghouse sale
  • Mainichi Daily - 20% of A-bomb disease reauthorization turned down by local governments
  • Mainichi Daily - Gov't to help all evacuees in Miyagi, Iwate secure new homes by 2021
  • Jiji Press - Toshiba Completes Sale of Westinghouse
  • Tri-City Herald, WA - Hiring begins for Hanford radioactive waste lab, with training at CBC - Annette Cary
  • FFF.org - HIROSHIMA REVISITED - John W. Whitehead
  • BelTA - Kazakhstan experts studying Belarus' NPP construction practices
  • Press TV - Zarif, Lavrov exchange views on JCPOA, Caspian Sea, Syria in Singapore
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Hearings: Crow Butte Resources, Inc.; Marsland Expansion Area FR Document: 2018-16546 Citation: 83 FR 37828 PDF Pages 37828-37830
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Weapons at Atomic Safety and Licensing Board Proceeding: Crow Butte Resources, Inc.; Marsland Expansion Area FR Document: 2018-16545 Citation: 83 FR 37828 PDF Page 37828
  • Seattle Times - $200 million Superfund agreement reached to finish cleanup of 2 Hanford areas - Hal Bernton

    Wednesday, August 01, 2018

  • Las Vegas Sun - Letter: Don't close door to energy futureDon't close door to energy future - Jon Becker, North Las Vegas
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - Balderas: New Mexico has little say in Holtec proposal - Adrian C Hedden
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Planning for southeastern New Mexico nuke waste project enters next phase - Sarah Halasz Graham
  • New Jersey On-Line - N.J. nuclear plant could be gone decades sooner than first thought - Bill Gallo Jr.
  • NJ Spotlight - Sale of Oyster Creek Could Speed Up Decommissioning by Decades - Tom Johnson
  • Pakistan News International - Climatic conflicts - Stacy Bannerman
  • In These Times - The Long History of America's Violent Intervention in Afghanistan - Gregory Shupak
  • RT - Assange may finally leave Ecuadorian embassy in London as health worsens – report
  • RT - State of emergency in Michigan county as tested water is 20 times the safe level for PFAS chemicals
  • Forbes blog - Less Than 50 Years After Tuskegee, Can Trust In Our Health System Be Restored? - Nicole Fisher
  • MarketWatch - Pelosi Sends Letter to EPA and Navy OIGs Calling for Immediate Investigation and Briefing of Tetra Tech ECs Failed Hunters Point Shipyard Clean-Up
  • Rep. Nancy Pelosi (D-CA12) - Pelosi Sends Letter to EPA and Navy OIGs Calling for Immediate Investigation and Briefing of Tetra Tech EC's Failed Hunters Point Shipyard Clean-Up
  • SF Chronicle - SF shipyard scandal: Pelosi calls for federal probes - Jason Fagone and Cynthia Dizikes
  • Idaho Falls Magazine - Idaho National Laboratory Intern Expo & Poster Session
  • Oak Ridger - Revis led ground-breaking discoveries about mercury contamination in Oak Ridge - Carolyn Krause
  • KOMO Seattle - Deal reached to clean land around 3 plutonium reactors at Hanford - NICHOLAS K. GERANIOS , Associated Press
  • Seattle Times - $200 million Superfund agreement reached to finish cleanup of 2 Hanford areas - Hal Bernton
  • Daily Camera, Boulder, CO - OpEd: Health risk from single plutonium atom smallHealth risk from single plutonium atom small - G. Edward Bixby, Boulder
  • AP News - UN experts say Iran might want to help end war in Yemen - Edith M. Lederer
  • AP News - Sale could speed decommissioning of oldest nuclear plant
  • The Conversation - New sanctions on Russia and Iran are unlikely to work. Here's why - David Cortright
  • AP News - Russia: Iran-backed forces withdraw from Golan frontier
  • AP News - Deal reached to clean up land around 3 plutonium reactors - Nicholas K. Geranios
  • Reuters - Commentary: Israel-Gaza's risky brinkmanship - Michael J. Armstrong
  • Reuters - Czech PM calls for CEZ nuclear plant expansion decision this year - Robert Muller, Jason Hovet
  • Reuters - France's EDF may halt four nuclear reactors due to heatwave - Bate Felix
  • Reuters - In hot water: How summer heat has hit Nordic nuclear plants - Lefteris Karagiannopoulos
  • Reuters - Strong French hydro, nuclear power output squeeze out fossil fuels in June -RTE - Bate Felix
  • Reuters - U.S. says it expects North Korea to uphold promise to give up nuclear arms - Lesley Wroughton
  • The Conversation - The demise of US nuclear power in 4 charts
  • Forbes blog - Nuclear Operators Scramble To Make Reactors Flexible Enough For New Energy Economy - Jeff McMahon
  • The Hill blog - America must get serious about nuclear energy and national security - John Warner
  • Forbes blog - Nuclear Plant Closures Show Why, When It Comes To Energy, Small Is Expensive - Michael Shellenberger
  • InsideSources - Red Tape and Green Energy: Why Nuclear Power Is Struggling to Survive - Erin Mundahl
  • Mainichi Daily - Editorial: Plutonium reduction does not fit in with nuclear fuel cycle
  • Japan Today - Japan pledges to reduce plutonium, but doesn't say how - Mari Yamaguchi
  • POWERmag - Maharashtra, India: Agreements Sealed for the World's Biggest Nuclear Plant - Sonal Patel
  • Decatur Daily - Developer outlines timeframe to finish Alabama nuclear plant - The Associated Press
  • Devon Live News - Nuclear waste could be buried beneath Dartmoor for 1,000 years - Keith Rossiter
  • World Nuclear News - Costs will dictate future of UK nuclear, says university
  • World Nuclear News - Kepco loses preferred bidder status for NuGen
  • World Nuclear News - Holtec takes on two more US plants for decommissioning
  • World Nuclear News - Ural icebreaker passes construction milestone
  • World Nuclear News - Nuclear key to Ontario prosperity
  • ABC.au - Woomera's 10,000 nuclear waste barrels have 'low levels' of radiation, says CSIRO - Patrick Martin and Paul Culliver
  • Zawya - Saudi Arabia makes progress in nuclear power scheme
  • Aiken Standard, SC - Savannah River Nuclear Solutions contract extension worth $1B - Colin Demarest
  • Aiken Standard, SC - SRS liquid waste leak stopped; no harm caused, DOE officials say - Colin Demarest
  • Aiken Standard, SC - DOE announces contract extension for Savannah River Nuclear Solutions - Colin Demarest
  • Auburn Citizen blog - Perry, Trump's energy secretary, to join Katko for Oswego nuclear plant tour - Robert Harding
  • KRWG Las Cruces, NM - Holtec International Answers Questions over Proposed Nuclear Waste Site - Michael Hernandez
  • WSYR Syracuse - Secretary of Energy Rick Perry visiting FitzPatrick Nuclear Plant today
  • Charlotte Business Journal - Fate of Dominion-SCANA merger deal debated in final day of hearing over V.C. Summer costs - John Downey
  • The State, SC - OpEd: Don't let Dominion's 'generous' offer influence ruling on SCE&G ratesDon't let Dominion's 'generous' offer influence ruling on SCE&G rates - Frank Knapp Jr.
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - Letter: Santee Cooper cutting nuke-related customer costs - Jim Brogdon, Interim President and CEO, Santee Cooper
  • Long Beach Post, CA - Barrels of radioactive chemical prompt hazmat response in Bellflower - Jeremiah Dobruck
  • Daily Mail Australia - Plans for £10billion nuclear plant to provide 7% of Britain's electricity may be shelved after talks with foreign buyers collapse - Rachel Millard
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea to hold talks with Britain, Toshiba over nuclear project
  • Yonhap News - Koreas set for ministerial diplomacy on nuke, peace regime at ARF - Lee Chi-dong
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - ASEAN to support nuclear-free peninsula
  • Natural Gas Intelligence - FERC Rejection of PJM's Coal, Nuclear Subsidy Proposals Said Counterproductive - David Bradley
  • Mainichi Daily - Hiroshima peace declaration to air concern over Cold War-like tensions
  • Mainichi Daily - Kobe Steel's April-June net profit halved after quality data scandal
  • POWERmag - Small Modular Reactors: 'Sealing' the Deal - Thomas Fink
  • Mainichi Daily - UN chief to visit Nagasaki for 73rd anniv. of atomic bombing
  • Japan Times - In a first, U.N. chief Antonio Guterres to visit Nagasaki for 73rd anniversary of atomic bombing
  • Augusta Chronicle - DOE extends contract until 2019 - Laura McKenzie
  • Pacific Daily News, Guam - Pacific Association for Radiation Survivors continues push for radiation compensation - Jerick Sablan
  • Chosun Ilbo - U.S. Expert Pinpoints N.Korea's Uranium Facility - Cho Yi-jun, Kim Myong-song
  • Augusta Chronicle - Defense bill includes conditional money for MOX - James Folker
  • Clacton and Frinton Gazette - Protest held by campaign group over plans for Bradwell B - Rebecca Creed
  • Japan Times - Japanese anti-nuclear group to send fact-finding mission to North Korea
  • S&P Global Platts - Italy's Enel expects to exceed 2020 renewable addition target - Gianluca Baratti
  • WNPR Connecticut Public Broadcasting Network - Millstone Hopeful Regulators See Nuclear Power As "At Risk" - Patrick Skahill
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - Santee Cooper's typical ratepayer will pay $6,200 for SC's failed nuclear project - Thad Moore
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - SCANA shareholders approve sale to Dominion Energy after airing problems with management - Thad Moore
  • Kalamazoo Gazette - Palisades nuclear plant being sold as decommissioning approaches - Brad Devereaux
  • DOE - Secretary Perry Tours FitzPatrick Nuclear Plant in New York
  • Press and Journal, Middletown, PA - Exelon petitions to extend license of Peach Bottom nuclear facility - Dan Miller
  • Bellona - Russia to start breaking down one of its most radioactive ships next month - Charles Digges, Anna Kireeva
  • Plymouth Herald - Waste from Plymouth's nuclear submarines could be buried deep on Dartmoor - ByKeith Rossiter & Colleen Smith
  • WBUR Boston - Entergy Agrees To Sell Plymouth Nuclear Plant To Handle Its Decommissioning - Bruce Gellerman
  • Charlotte Business Journal - Economists argue over impact of action on SCE&G charges for failed nuclear project - John Downey
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Construction stopped at Vogtle to address work issues - Kristi E. Swartz
  • Brussels Times - Nuclear power station Doel 3 again stops, a few days after it resumed - Oscar Schneider
  • Utility Week UK - Unions urge government to invest in Moorside nuclear plant - David Blackman
  • ITV UK - Figures show West Cumbrian reliance on nuclear industry as new site threatened - New Orleans Advocate
  • The Advocate, Baton Rouge, LA - Entergy to sell 2 nuke plants for decommissioning - Associated Press
  • Hartford Business Journal - DEEP paves way for Millstone's power bid - Matt Pilon
  • NHK World - UN chief to attend Nagasaki peace ceremony
  • Arctic.ru - Rosatom considers extending service life of active nuclear icebreakers
  • MercoPress - Europe melting: river water suffocates fish and is too hot to cool nuclear power stations
  • Aiken Standard, SC - Guest Editorial: Solar power in S.C. means competition for the big utilities - S.C. Conservation Voters
  • Beyond Nuclear - Largest elephant population under threat from uranium mine
  • Beyond Nuclear - The two Russians who have taken on Rosatom
  • The State, SC - Entergy to sell 2 nuke plants for decommissioning
  • KSLA - Fate of lower SCE&G bills now in judge's hands - Chad Mills
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - SC nuclear project's top accountant says she quit 'because I wasn't going to lie' - Andrew Brown and Thad Moore
  • IAEA - Austrian Foreign Minister Visits the IAEA Laboratories in Seibersdorf - Reagan Aylmer, Department of Nuclear Sciences and Applications
  • IAEA - New IAEA Safety Guide Provides Roadmap for Establishing Radiation Safety Infrastructure - Matt Fisher, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - NEW CRP: A Study of E-learning for Teaching and Assessing Competency in Contouring in Radiotherapy (E33041) - Sarah Kiehne, IAEA Department of Nuclear Sciences and Applications; Kirsten Hopkins, IAEA Department of Nuclear Sciences and Applications
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Atomic Energy Commission seeks plutonium stockpile cut
  • Press TV - Iranians will never allow talks with US: IRGC commander
  • Press TV - Trump 'taken hostage' by Saudis on Iran oil sanctions: Official
  • Press TV - Norway: Israel must explain seizure of Gaza-bound boat
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Biomass Research and Development Technical Advisory Committee FR Document: 2018-16456 Citation: 83 FR 37490 PDF Page 37490
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Oak Ridge FR Document: 2018-16457 Citation: 83 FR 37489 PDF Pages 37489-37490
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Domestic Licensing of Source Material FR Document: 2018-16428 Citation: 83 FR 37537 PDF Pages 37537-37538
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: National Source Tracking Transaction Report FR Document: 2018-16391 Citation: 83 FR 37535 PDF Pages 37535-37536
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Request for Taxpayer Identification Number FR Document: 2018-16401 Citation: 83 FR 37528 PDF Pages 37528-37529
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Standards for Protection Against Radiation FR Document: 2018-16390 Citation: 83 FR 37527 PDF Pages 37527-37528
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Environmental Assessments; Availability, etc.: American Centrifuge Operating, LCC, Lead Cascade Facility FR Document: 2018-16404 Citation: 83 FR 37530 PDF Pages 37530-37532
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Exemptions: LaCrosseSolutions, LLC; Dairyland Power Coop. La Crosse Boiling Water Reactor FR Document: 2018-16393 Citation: 83 FR 37532 PDF Pages 37532-37535
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Interim Staff Guidance: Decommissioning Funding Plans for Materials Licensees FR Document: 2018-16392 Citation: 83 FR 37529 PDF Pages 37529-37530
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Renewals; Applications: Exelon Generation Co., LLC; Peach Bottom Atomic Power Station Units 2 and 3 FR Document: 2018-16402 Citation: 83 FR 37529 PDF Page 37529
  • Veterans Affairs Department - Notice Meetings: Research Advisory Committee on Gulf War Veterans' Illnesses FR Document: 2018-16472 Citation: 83 FR 37635 PDF Pages 37635-37636

    Tuesday, July 31, 2018

  • KTNV Las Vegas - Wildfire burns at Nevada National Security Site - Katherine Jarvis
  • Asbury Park Press - Oyster Creek to be sold: Holtec to take down plant in 8 years - Amanda Oglesby
  • Nevada Current - No comment: The verbal paralysis of public officials - Dana Gentry
  • The Independent - Legendary journalist Seymour Hersh on novichok, Russian links to Donald Trump and 9/11 - Youssef El-Gingihy
  • Los Alamos Daily Post, NM - NNMCAB Members Hear Report On LANL Aggregate Area Investigation and Remediation Projects - Maire O'Neill
  • Los Alamos Daily Post, NM - LANL Foundation Awards 20 Scholarships
  • EurekAlert - Idaho National Laboratory to lead new Energy Frontier Research Center - DOE/Idaho National Laboratory
  • Los Alamos Daily Post, NM - N3B Los Alamos Official Tells NNMCAB Clean-Up Of Material Disposal Areas Won't Be Quick
  • Tri-City Herald, WA - Hiring begins for Hanford radioactive waste lab, with training at CBC - Annette Cary
  • Tri-City Herald, WA - Hanford plan will leave land so clean you could put a house on it, feds say - Annette Cary
  • KNDO/KNDO Yakima/Kennewick - EPA signs $200M remedy for 100 D and H Area at the Hanford Reservation Superfund Site - Kendra Wisner
  • Alamogordo Daily News - Nuclear Legacy: The Manhattan Project is topic of lecture
  • AP News - Developer outlines timeframe to finish Alabama nuclear plant
  • AP News - Report: Spy agencies suspect NKorea building new missiles
  • AP News - Iran wary of Trump offer for talks, but not ruling them out - Amir Vahdat
  • AP News - Russian secret-spilling site 'Dossier' steps into spotlight - Raphael Satter
  • AP News - Japan pledges to reduce plutonium, but doesn't say how - Mari Yamaguchi
  • AP News - Wildfire smoke blankets Reno in some of worst pollution ever - Scott Sonner
  • Bloomberg - Japan Pledges to Reduce Plutonium, But Doesn't Say How - The Associated Press (Mari Yamaguchi)
  • Reuters - South Korea's KEPCO loses preferred bidder status for UK nuclear project - Susanna Twidale
  • Reuters - Warm sea water limits capacity at Vattenfall's Ringhals 2 reactor - Anna Ringstrom
  • Reuters - RPT-UPDATE 1-France's EDF extends outage at two nuclear reactors due to heat spell - Bate Felix
  • Reuters - China's renewable power waste falls, but warns of challenges - David Stanway
  • Reuters - Japan pledges to cut plutonium stocks amid growing concern from neighbors - Yuka Obayashi, Aaron Sheldrick
  • Reuters - U.S. detects new activity at North Korea factory that built ICBMs: source - David Brunnstrom
  • Reuters - Iran's Rouhani calls U.S withdrawal from nuclear deal "illegal" - official website - Bozorgmehr Sharafedin
  • Reuters - EDF first-half core earnings up 18 percent on strong hydro output - Geert De Clercq
  • NEI - Connecticut Agency Puts Millstone's Future at Risk - Thaddeus Swanek
  • NEI - Industry Asks Supreme Court to Overturn Virginia Uranium Mining Ban - Chris Charles
  • Japan Times - Japan to cut plutonium stockpile amid international concerns
  • Mainichi Daily - Japan nuclear regulator revises guidelines in bid to reduce plutonium stockpiles
  • The Guardian - Allow nuclear waste disposal under national parks, say MPs - Damian Carrington Environment editor
  • Energy Voice Aberdeen - MPs back UK Government plans to buy nuclear waste in national parks
  • Sky News - Nuclear waste could be buried underneath national parks
  • The Independent - Nuclear waste could be buried underneath national parks, say MPs - Josh Gabbatiss
  • WRCB-TV Chattanooga - Plans revealed for unfinished nuclear plant
  • Press of Atlantic City - Exelon has agreement to sell Oyster Creek nuke plant - Michelle Brunetti
  • IAEA - IAEA Reviews Saudi Arabia's Nuclear Power Infrastructure Development
  • Daily Commercial News, Canada - Energy minister expresses support for nuclear power
  • HuffPost UK - Is This Britain's Next Nuclear Waste Dump?
  • S&P Global Platts - Europe's biggest utility EDF lifts 2018 earnings target, maintains 395 TWh French nuclear target - Andreas Franke
  • Financial Times - EDF earnings rise on nuclear and hydro production - David Keohane
  • Syracuse Post Standard - Trump energy chief Rick Perry to visit Oswego County nuclear plant - Mark Weiner
  • KCRG-TV9 Cedar Rapids, IA - Eventual shutdown of nuclear plant in Palo may impact outdoor warning sirens - Dave Franzman
  • The State, SC - Lawyer: SCANA set aside $110M for execs while charging customers for failed project - Tom Barton
  • Hurriyet Daily News - Turkish teen's life turns to hell after confusing radioactive material for prayer beads
  • Free Times, Columbia, SC - FT Roundup: The SCANA Edition - Chris Trainor
  • SA Independent - Gauteng opens schools specialising in nuclear technology - Getrude Makhafola
  • New Civil Engineer, London - Arup denies conflict of interest in Wylfa nuclear role - Jess Clark
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Bellefonte owners say completing reactors will cost $3B - Kristi E. Swartz
  • Kyiv Post, Ukraine - Anton Filatov: Pushing outside of the radioactive comfort zone in new movie about Chornobyl - Anton Filatov
  • Pakistan Daily Times - Letter: Israel's nuclear threatsIsrael's nuclear threats - Saman Malik, Rawalpindi
  • Energy Reporters - Putin's African nuclear bid fails
  • New York Times - Recovering Lost Photos of Life Before the Chernobyl Disaster
  • MIT Tech - The price of the pledge--MIT researchers examine Turkey to assess the impact of 2015 Paris climate commitments on a national economy. - Mark Dwortzan | Joint Program on the Science and Policy of Global Change
  • Compelo, London - Dump nuclear waste under national parks, says UK energy committee - James Walker
  • NHK World - Japan to reduce plutonium stockpile
  • FOX Business - Oyster Creek nuclear plant sale agreement announced
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - SCANA shareholders approve sale to Dominion Energy after airing problems with management - Thad Moore
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - Former SC nuclear project accountant says regulators received altered cost estimates from utility - Andrew Brown and Thad Moore
  • Windpower Monthly - NextEra to replace Iowan nuclear with wind
  • Shillong Times, India - Prestone clears govt stand on uranium mining
  • ABC.au - Debate over nuclear waste facility in SA intensifies ahead of vote - Lexi Metherell
  • Eyre Peninsula Tribune, Cleve, South Australia - Kimba goes ahead with vote - Kathrine Catanzariti
  • Bucks County Courier Times, PA - Opinion: Coal's early retirement could devastate grid and consumers - Matthew Kandrach
  • Mainichi Daily - TEPCO to open museum to display decommissioning process for Fukushima reactors
  • IAEA - IAEA Advises The Gambia on Strengthening Regulatory Infrastructure - Lenka Dojcanova, IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security
  • Gov.UK - Sellafield Ltd launches Social Impact Strategy - Sellafield Ltd
  • WBTW News13 Myrtle Beach, SC - Santee Cooper wants solar farm near Myrtle Beach's airport - Chris Spiker
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - SCANA shareholders approve sale to Dominion Energy after airing problems with management - Thad Moore
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - A year after nuclear failure, S.C. residents still awaiting relief - Oran Smith
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - SC nuclear utility set aside $110 million to pay executives possibly ousted in sale - Andrew Brown
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - Former SC nuclear project accountant says regulators received altered cost estimates from utility - Andrew Brown and Thad Moore
  • NAS - Project Update: Review of Governance Reform in the National Nuclear Security Administration
  • USGS - M 4.3 - 8km W of Mahmutlar, Turkey
  • USGS - M 5.4 - 28km ENE of Iwaki, Japan
  • World Nuclear News - Oyster Creek sale speeds decommissioning
  • World Nuclear News - IAEA assesses Saudi nuclear infrastructure development
  • World Nuclear News - Costs will dictate future of UK nuclear, says university
  • World Nuclear News - UK reports on radwaste management and disposal
  • Trend News Agency, Azerbaijan - Iran not seeking trouble, but won't give up right to export oil - Rouhani - A. Shirazi
  • Trend News Agency, Azerbaijan - Sukhoi ready to offer new version of jets to Iran despite US sanctions (Exclusive) - Leman Zeynalova
  • Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission - Regulatory action – Peterson Contracting Ltd.
  • Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission - Document History of REGDOC-1.1.5, Licence Application Guide: Small Modular Reactor Facilities
  • Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission - Results from Canada's participation in the Sixth Joint Convention Review Meeting
  • Australia National Radioactive Waste Management Facility - Making a submission
  • NHK World - Japan to reduce plutonium stockpile
  • Bellona - Dangerous sulfur dioxide levels at Kola nickel plant are dropping, cheering environmentalists - Charles Digges
  • Press TV - Russia, Turkey urge US to stop threatening rhetoric over arms deals
  • Press TV - European package to save JCPOA not ideal but good start
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Facility Operating and Combined Licenses: Applications and Amendments Involving Proposed No Significant Hazards Considerations, etc. FR Document: 2018-15682 Citation: 83 FR 36971 PDF Pages 36971-36980 (10 pages) Permalink
  • DOE:EM - DOE Releases Draft Request for Proposal and Announces Pre-Solicitation Conference for Hanford 222-S Laboratory Contract
  • Enumclaw Courier-Herald, WA - Cementing radioactive wastes could save billions | Don Brunell - Don C. Brunell
  • Idaho Statesman - Letters to the editor: Nuke waste, Supreme Court, The Cabin - Barbara Dixon, Council
  • FFF.org - THE DEEP STATE'S LONG ENMITY TOWARD IRANIANS - Jacob G. Hornberger, Hornberger's Blog

    Monday, July 30, 2018

  • San Antonio Express - City approves resolution opposing nuclear storage facility - AP
  • Balkan Insight - Serbia to Begin Probe of NATO Bombing Consequences Soon - Filip Rudic
  • twitter - 2day is national whistleblower appreciation day - ChuckGrassley
  • Los Alamos Daily Post, NM - N3B Los Alamos Releases LANL Interim Facility-Wide Groundwater Monitoring Plan - Maire O'Neill
  • Public News Service - Final NM Public Comments Due Today on Holtec Nuclear Waste Facility
  • Tri-City Herald, WA - Richland nuclear engineering firm sold
  • AP News - City approves resolution opposing nuclear storage facility
  • archive.org - Vina Colley - Piketon, OH Nuclear Whistleblower -WGRN Radio Interview - WGRN Radio 94.1 FM, Columbus, OH
  • Reuters - Review of Toshiba's delayed British nuclear plant raises new doubts - Susanna Twidale
  • Ballarat Courier, Australia - Spent nuclear fuel moved by road from ANSTO to Port Kembla in late-night operation - Murray Trembath
  • ThinkProgress - How conservatives killed nuclear power--Nuclear power is "ridiculously expensive" compared to solar explains longtime nuclear advocate. - Joe Romm
  • Bloomberg BNA - Trump's Uranium Review Rattles Nuclear Utilities - Stephen Lee
  • Mining Review Africa - Uranium production cuts expected to bode well for spot price
  • WAAY-TV, Huntsville, AL - Developers to announce update on Bellefonte Nuclear Plant project
  • Independent Barents Observer - Loading of nuclear fuel has started at floating power plant in Murmansk - Thomas Nilsen
  • Independent Barents Observer - The monster-icebreaker that might reshape Arctic shipping - Atle Staalesen
  • Public News Service, ID - Idaho Falls, ID: Stolen Nuclear Material Exposes Larger Issue of Government Accountability - Eric Tegethoff
  • ABC News - Columbia, SC: The Latest: Utility calls failed nuke plant rate cut illegal - Associated Press
  • Charlotte Business Journal - What's at stake as hearing on SC nuke plant charges begins - John Downey
  • Renewables Now - Alliant to ditch Iowa nuclear energy for wind power - Ivan Shumkov
  • Renewables Now - Australia's CEFC finances 1.1 GW of solar, wind farms in past 12 months - Plamena Tisheva
  • Blog for Iowa - Rise Of Nuclear Power Was A Bad Idea - Paul Deaton
  • London Times - Nuclear option to create home on Mars will not work - Tom Whipple, Science Editor
  • Ahval News - Erdogan signals fourth nuclear power plant project with China
  • Energy Live News - National Grid given go-ahead for Hinkley nuclear project - Priyanka Shrestha
  • Euronews - Ofgem gives go-ahead to National Grid for Hinkley project - Reuters
  • Blackpool Gazette - Nuclear part of low carbon mix - Tim Gavell
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Bellefonte reactor buyer to reveal plans to finish project - Kristi E. Swartz
  • ENDS Report - Government plans 'environmentally acceptable' radioactive waste strategy - Conor McGlone
  • Kyiv Post, Ukraine - UNIAN: Chornobyl nuclear power plant's head resigns over dispute with ecology ministry
  • New London Day, CT - Dominion, critics weigh in as DEEP decision on Millstone looms - Benjamin Kail
  • Industry Europe - Bouygues to build £35 million training centre
  • NHK World - TEPCO to open museum on Fukushima Daiichi
  • Scottsboro Clarion, AL - SNC-Lavalin briefs community on Bellefonte
  • E&E Daily - CLIMATE: Can wind-rich Iowa go beyond nuclear without a carbon impact? - Jeffrey Tomich and Kristi E. Swartz
  • London Times - Wylfa nuclear advisers Arup and PWC in conflict of interest row - Alex Ralph
  • Energy News Network - FirstEnergy won't say what it's done with Ohio grid modernization money - Kathiann M. Kowalski
  • Reuters - Trump says he's willing to talk to Iran without preconditions - Roberta Rampton
  • Bloomberg - Trump Says He's Willing to Meet With Iran's Rouhani Without Precondition - Jennifer Jacobs
  • Bloomberg - South Africa's Power-Plant Protests Threaten Supply Security - Paul Burkhardt
  • Bloomberg - The Decline and Fall of the American Empire - Tyler Cowen
  • Imperial College London - "Nuclear energy is not as risky as climate change" - Ms Abbie Stone
  • Los Alamos Monitor, NM - Federal defense bill includes study of options for LANL plutonium pits - Tris DeRoma
  • Aiken Standard, SC - DOE announces contract extension for Savannah River Nuclear Solutions - Colin Demarest
  • Augusta Chronicle - Savannah River Nuclear Solutions gets contract extension to manage SRS operations - Mike Wynn
  • Sun Daily Malaysia - Malaysia will not allow ships carrying nuclear weapons to dock
  • DU Express, Delhi University - Nuclear Energy : Need Of The Hour & Why India Needs It Right Now - Nikita Akhuli
  • Trend News Agency, Azerbaijan - Australia sends radioactive waste to France
  • Power Engineering - San Onofre Settlement Could Save Customers nearly $1B - Associated Press
  • Farmington Daily Times - Radiation Exposure Compensation Act amendments on agenda
  • Carbon Brief - Six charts show mixed progress for UK renewables - Jocelyn Timperley
  • The State, SC - Utility wants federal judge to stop rate cuts over reactor - Meg Kinnard
  • FITSNews.com, SC - SCANA Executive Compensation Claim Inflames #NukeGate Debate
  • WIS-TV Columbia, SC - Hearing underway for SCE&G rate cut lawsuit
  • WLTX Columbia, SC - SCE&G Rate Cut Hearing To Take Place Monday
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - SC nuclear utility set aside $110 million to pay executives possibly ousted in sale - Andrew Brown
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - SCANA shareholders to vote Tuesday in nuke fiasco and one of the biggest sales in SC history - Thad Moore
  • DOE - Department of Energy Announces $10 Million for Earth System Model Development and Analysis
  • World Nuclear News - Opportunities from Halden closure discussed
  • World Nuclear News - Iowa nuclear plant to close in 2020
  • World Nuclear News - Viewpoint: Nuclear energy's fate depends on the story we tell
  • Japan Times - Is Japan finally turning away from coal? - Marie Tanao
  • Press TV - Palestinian teen Ahed Tamimi says has no regrets after release from Israeli jail
  • Press TV - Is establishing an Arab NATO possible?
  • Press TV - US in no position to make human rights' judgment on other countries: Iran
  • Press TV - Iran eyeing "oil for gold" barter plan with Africa
  • Press TV - Iran says impossible to engage with current US govt.
  • Press TV - US addicted to sanctions, but Iran can weather them: Zarif
  • FCNL - Nuclear Calendar Update
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - COMMENTARY: Judge Brett Kavanaugh and Yucca Mountain - Katie Tubb and Elizabeth Slattery
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Facility Security Clearance and Safeguarding of National Security Information and Restricted Data FR Document: 2018-16125 Citation: 83 FR 36633 PDF Page 36633
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: License Applications; Renewals: Water Remediation Technology, LLC FR Document: 2018-16188 Citation: 83 FR 36630 PDF Pages 36630-36633
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2018-16278 Citation: 83 FR 36633 PDF Pages 36633-36634
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Program-Specific Guidance: Self-Shielded Irradiator Licenses and Exempt Distribution Licenses FR Document: 2018-16239 Citation: 83 FR 36629 PDF Pages 36629-36630
  • DOE:EM - DOE Releases Draft Request for Proposal and Announces Pre-Solicitation Conference for Hanford 222-S Laboratory Contract
  • Enumclaw Courier-Herald, WA - Cementing radioactive wastes could save billions | Don Brunell - Don C. Brunell
  • Idaho Statesman - Letters to the editor: Nuke waste, Supreme Court, The Cabin - Barbara Dixon, Council

    Sunday, July 29, 2018

  • Ron Paul Institute - Spending Our Way to a Fiscal Crisis - Ron Paul
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - COMMENTARY: Judge Brett Kavanaugh and Yucca Mountain - Katie Tubb and Elizabeth Slattery
  • Reno Gazette-Journal - Dean Heller a fully owned subsidiary of Trump Inc.: Lyngar - Edwin Lyngar
  • UK Independent - Legendary journalist Seymour Hersh on the truth behind novichok, the Russian hacking and 9/11 - Youssef El-Gingihy
  • Dissident Voice - Releasing my North Korean Documentary Film to my Readers - Andre Vltchek
  • SF Examiner, CA - Navy contractor says Nancy Pelosi 'misled' by whistleblowers in calling for investigation into fraudulent toxic cleanup - Laura Waxmann -
  • Boulder Daily Camera - Editorial: Do not open Rocky Flats to recreation
  • AP News - Iran's currency in free fall as American sanctions loom
  • AP News - Blumenthal seeks declassification of last 9/11 documents
  • NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth - State Agency to Business in Denton: Clean Up Your Nuclear Waste
  • Japan Times - Japan and Hitachi pin nuclear export hopes on U.K. project in Wales - Junko Horiuchi
  • Japan Today - Majority of A-bomb survivors want Japan to join nuke ban treaty
  • Asahi Shimbun - Japan, other nations must tackle reducing nuclear weapons - Roy K. Akagawa
  • ABC.au - Radioactive nuclear rods leave Sydney bound for France - Jennine Khalik and Jean Kennedy
  • The Guardian - Fate of new Moorside nuclear power station in Cumbria in doubt - Adam Vaughan
  • POWERnews - Duane Arnold Nuclear Plant Will Close in 2020 - Aaron Larson
  • Calcutta Telegraph - Centre leaves uranium to state - Rining Lyngdoh
  • Shillong Times, India - Centre puts uranium ball in state's court
  • Youngstown Vindicator, OH - Editorial: Trump's plan to bail out coal, nuclear misguided
  • Albuquerque Journal - Sandia researchers study spent nuclear fuel storage - Maddy Hayden
  • Charleston Post and Courier - SCANA shareholders to vote Tuesday in nuke fiasco and one of the biggest sales in SC history - Thad Moore
  • The State - It's been a year since SC&EG pulled the plug. Here's what to expect in Year 2 - Cindi Ross Scoppe
  • The State - Customers want their money back. So do stockholders. A look at the 15 suits vs SCE&G - Cindi Ross Scoppe
  • The State - Lawmakers passed 87 laws in 5 days. You should know about these 8 - Cindi Ross Scoppe
  • IOL - OPINION: SA's nuclear boffins stir up a storm in world of medicine - Kelvin Kemm
  • Reuters Africa - South Africa's Ramaphosa says agreed with Putin to discuss nuclear in future - James Macharia
  • Citizen Truth - Uranium Leakage into Groundwater at Nuclear Plant Fuels Health Concerns - Nike Omedo
  • Pakistan Daily Times - OpEd: Chellakere – India's secret nuclear city - S M Hali
  • Press TV - Iranian students rally to protest IAEA inspections of universities
  • Press TV - Protecting Syria's integrity, sovereignty, Iran's strategy: MP
  • Press TV - US addicted to sanctions, but Iran can weather them: Zarif
  • Press TV - Iran will by no means bow to enemies' demands: Defense minister
  • Press TV - US trying to create anti-Iran 'Arab NATO,' but divisions persist among PG states
  • Guam Daily Post - Atomic veteran continues fight for radiation compensation - Meghan Swartz
  • Las Cruces Sun-News - Photographer documents Trinity Site for Nobel Peace Center - Leah Romero
  • Deseret News - Guest opinion: Retiring coal could be devastating for baseload power - Matthew Kandrach
  • NW Evening Mail - Cumbrian representatives make Hinkley Point visit for future opportunities - Reece Hanson
  • KUNC Greeley, CO - The 'Downwinders' From Atomic Testing Get Deserved Attention - Megan Kamerick
  • Latin American Herald Tribune - Fish, Fruits from Fukushima Find Few Takers despite Meeting Strict Norms
  • HANS India - Can Iran nuclear deal still be saved?
  • Hanson Tribune - Reforming NATO is the only way to save it - Victor Davis
  • Aiken Standard, SC - SRS liquid waste leak stopped; no harm caused, DOE officials say - Colin Demarest
  • Japan Today - Fukushima crisis response center resumes soccer facility operations
  • Sofia News Agency - Bulgaria Must do More to Liberalise its Energy Markets - Claudia Patricolo
  • Beyond Nuclear - Iowa's only nuclear plant, Duane Arnold, to permanently shut down in late 2020
  • Atomic Insights - Why can't existing nuclear plants make money in today's electricity markets? - Rod Adams
  • USGS - M 6.4 - 5km N of Lelongken, Indonesia
  • USGS - M 6.0 - 145km N of Palue, Indonesia
  • USGS - M 4.4 - 24km NW of Yaita, Japan
  • Asahi Shimbun - Poor windmill output hurts Fukushima region recovery - Toru Ishii
  • Press TV - Two young Palestinian men killed as Israeli jets hit northern Gaza Strip -
  • Press TV - Turkey won't step back in face of US sanctions threat: Erdogan
  • Forbes blog - As Heatwave Tests The Limits Of Renewables, Anti-Nuclear Governments Return To Nuclear - Michael Shellenberger
  • Globe Newswire - Pluristem Granted Key Patent in Japan for Treatment of GI Following Acute Radiation Exposure - Karine Kleinhaus, MD, MPH
  • CNBC - Energy Secretary Rick Perry: 'True energy independence is finally within our grasp' - Rick Perry, U.S. Secretary of Energy
  • Aiken Standard, SC - DOE's cleanup office working with NNSA to move plutonium out of S.C. - Colin Demarest
  • Las Cruces Sun-News - Photographer documents Trinity Site for Nobel Peace Center - Leah Romero
  • Newsweek - U.S. COALITION ADMITS TO KILLING MORE CIVILIANS IN IRAQ AND SYRIA, BUT ACTIVISTS SAY NUMBERS STILL DON'T ADD UP - Tom O'Connor
  • Newsweek - JULIAN ASSANGE MUST LEAVE EMBASSY, ECUADOR PRESIDENT SAYS - Jason Murdock

    Saturday, July 28, 2018

  • FAIR.org - Shock and Awe Celebrates Reporters Who Got It Right - Gunar Olsen
  • Nevada State Democratic Party - WILL LAXALT OPPOSE YUCCA MOUNTAIN, OR TRUMP'S PRO-YUCCA SUPREME COURT PICK? - Nevada Democrats
  • tbnewswatch.com Thunder Bay - More nuclear waste test drilling planned for Ignace area (3 photos) - Gary Rinne
  • WAMU 88.5 - American University Radio, DC - The 'Downwinders' From Atomic Testing Get Deserved Attention - Megan Kamerick
  • Sputnik News - Assange's Defenders Alarmed at Ecuador's Wish to End His Stay in Embassy
  • Government Executive - NSA Watchdog Breaks Precedent By Releasing Semi-Annual Report - Charles S. Clark
  • The Scientist - Scientist Who Blew the Whistle on Flint Water Sues Activists - Sukanya Charuchandra
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Northern New Mexico Citizens' Advisory Board Seeks New Members - NNMCAB News
  • LA Monitor - LA History Museum to mark 50 years--Saturday's celebration to include tour, cake - Tris DeRoma
  • AP News - 1 year after nuclear plants abandoned, fallout continues - Jeffrey Collins
  • AP News - Quaker Lobby Condemns Congressional Vote to Fund Dangerous New "Low-Yield" Nuclear Warhead
  • AP News - AP FACT CHECK: Trump's hyped claims on economy, NKorea, vets - Hope Yen, Josh Boak and Christopher Rugaber
  • AP News - Egypt court sentences 75 to death over 2013 sit-in
  • AP News - South Africa tells Putin it can't afford nuclear plants now
  • Bloomberg - Another Nuclear Power Plant to Retire Early -- This Time in Iowa - Brian Eckhouse
  • Reuters - Trump seeks to revive 'Arab NATO' to confront Iran - Yara Bayoumy, Jonathan Landay, Warren Strobel
  • Reuters - Heatwave forces EDF to cut output at Bugey 3 and St Alban 1 nuclear reactors - Bate Felix
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-South Africa's Ramaphosa says to discuss nuclear with Putin in future - James Macharia and Alexander Winning
  • Des Moines Register - Owner of Iowa's lone nuclear plant plans to shutter it by 2020 - Donnelle Eller
  • Japan Times - Majority of A-bomb survivors want Japan to sign U.N. nuke ban treaty
  • National Interest - Israel Might Have as Many as 300 Nuclear Weapons. and Some Are in the 'Ocean.' - Sebastien Roblin
  • Denver Post - For humanity's sake, it is time to abolish nuclear weapons - Ved Nanda
  • Denton Record-Chronicle, TX - USR ordered to clean up nuclear waste stored in Denton - Peggy Heinkel-Wolfe
  • Lancaster Intelligencer Journal - plant's license to run for another 20 years - Ad Crable
  • WACH Columbia, SC - Activist questions transparency of nuclear plant officials after chemical leak - Jamal Goss
  • The State - Letter: What Santee Cooper is doing to hold down VC Summer costs to customers - Jim Brogden, Interim President and CEO, Santee Cooper, Moncks Corner
  • The State - SCE&G fights to keep nuclear charge on customers' bills as court showdown looms - John Monk
  • Mountain Democrat, Placerville, CA - Camino man who helped build nuclear bombs ponders past - Pat Lakey
  • Charlotte Business Journal - SCE&G takes second shot at suit to block nuclear rate cuts - John Downey
  • Gazette-Times, Corvallis, OR - Letter: The facts on that uranium deal - Rebecca Stillwell, Albany
  • The Mast, Zambia - We want to use nuclear power for peaceful means, Lungu tells Putin - Larry Monze
  • WSLS Roanoke, VA - Central Virginia Community College offering free tuition for nuclear tech industry - Magdala Louissaint
  • ABC.au - US Defence Secretary James Mattis says reports America preparing to strike Iran are 'fiction'
  • Gulf Digital - Donald Trump to order attacks on Iran's nuclear weapons
  • GhanaWeb - Nuclear Energy remains Ghana's solution to her power crisis - Dr Sogbadji
  • Mainichi Daily News - Fukushima crisis response center resumes soccer facility operations
  • San Antonio Express-News - Editorial: No reason to bail out coal industry
  • Aiken Standard, SC - DOE's cleanup office working with NNSA to move plutonium out of S.C. - Colin Demarest
  • The State - Who schmoozed SC State House lawmakers the most in 2018? - Bristow Marchant
  • Aiken Standard, SC - Parsons proposes new early deadline for Salt Waste Processing Facility - Colin Demarest
  • Oakland News Now - Tetra Tech Responds To Nancy Pelosi: Clean-Up Done To Navy Standards; Plaintiffs Fear Mongering Misleads Public - Roger Robarts
  • The Wall Street Transcript - Scana Corporation: SCE&G First Amended Complaint for Declaratory Judgement and Temporary, Preliminary, and Permanent Injunctive Relief
  • USGS - M 4.4 - 47km ESE of Ohara, Japan
  • Fin24 - Brics nuclear clarification a major plus - analyst - Tehillah Niselow
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Poll: Some A-bomb survivors still feel guilt over not saving others
  • Press TV - Iran will by no means bow to enemies' demands: Defense minister
  • Press TV - Iran to respond in kind if interests endangered: IRGC commander
  • Press TV - Palestinian teen injured by Israeli gunfire succumbs to wounds
  • Press TV - Iran to sue US for blocking hand-woven carpet imports
  • Press TV - US trying to create anti-Iran 'Arab NATO,' but divisions persist among PG states -
  • Press TV - Lebanon's Berri shuns UN officials for pro-Israel bias

    Friday, July 27, 2018

  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: NRC's 'transformation' fuels debate over regulation - Peter Behr
  • POGO - Inspector General Nominee Has Three Open Whistleblower Retaliation Cases Implicating Him - Adam Zagorin
  • POGO - POGO Calls for Congressional Investigation and Oversight of "Zero Tolerance" and Border Crisis - Katherine Hawkins, Sarah Turberville
  • KVVU FOX5 Las Vegas, NV - Sen. Dean Heller working to keep Yucca Mountain from reviving - Gabriella Benavidez
  • WLTX Columbia, SC - Everything You Need To Know About Uranium after Columbia Leak - Jacob Reynolds
  • Daily Express - Revealed: How Washington and Moscow secretly stopped THIS country becoming a nuclear power - Ciaran McGrath
  • Red Deer Advocate - Chief concerned about indefinite shut-downs at northern Saskatchewan mines - CJWW/The Canadian Press
  • CNN - NSA watchdog details privacy concerns and moves to protect whistleblowers - Jenna McLaughlin
  • JD Supra - Changes to whistleblower laws: how to prepare now - Ben Allen, Jack Day
  • Tri-City Herald, WA - Bill would make Hanford contractors regret whistleblower retaliation - Annette Cary
  • Tri-City Herald, WA - 42 workers were contaminated last year. Hanford contractor says it'll be safer this time - Annette Cary
  • RT - Prosecuting Assange for journalism a move towards 'dark ages of ignorance', say whistleblowers
  • ABC.au - Edward Snowden: Fate of Hong Kong asylum seekers to be decided by Australian lawyers - Christina Zhou
  • Truthout - Flint's Water-Related Death Toll Keeps Rising - Amy Goodman
  • Albuquerque Journal - House-passed bill would boost LANL 'pit' role - Mark Oswald
  • Vancouver Columbian - Demolition work at Hanford plant to resume--DOE planning September restart for Hanford effort - Nicholas K. Geranios, Associated Press
  • Colorado Daily - Peace Train: Plutonium is the problem - Judith Mohling, Rocky Mountain Peace and Justice Center
  • Pahrump Valley Times - Yucca Mountain revival efforts appear dead – for now - Gary Martin
  • AP News - Settlement over California nuclear plant closure gets OK
  • AP News - Senators warn Europe against flouting US Iran sanctions - Matthew Lee
  • AP News - AP FACT CHECK: Trump falsely claims historic turnaround - Josh Boak and Christopher Rugaber
  • AP News - Work to demolish nuke weapons plant to resume in September - Nicholas K. Geranios
  • Bloomberg - Long Island Towns Face Hit With Power Company Seeking Tax Break - Martin Z Braun
  • Bloomberg - Trump's Threats Are the Least of Iran's Worries - Golnar Motevalli
  • Bloomberg - Largest U.S. Wind Farm Dealt Potentially Fatal Blow in Texas - Jim Efstathiou Jr and Chris Martin
  • Bloomberg - Germany Steps Up Efforts to Rebuff China's Swoop for Assets - Iain Rogers and Arne Delfs
  • Reuters - Japan's utilities crank up oil-fired power in face of heatwave - Yuka Obayashi
  • Reuters - UPDATE 2-France's Engie confirms 2018 guidance despite Belgian nuclear outages - Geert De Clercq and Benjamin Mallet
  • IAEA - Ensuring Safe and Secure Passage for the Nuclear Industry's Vital Natural Resource - Nicole Jawerth, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • WAMU Washington, DC - Hot Weather Spells Trouble For Nuclear Power Plants - Rebecca Hersher
  • Cedar Rapids Gazette, IA - Iowa's only nuclear plant to shutdown in 2020
  • KCRG-TV9 Cedar Rapids, IA - Duane Arnold Energy Center to be closed in 2020 - Ellyn Felton
  • S&P Global Platts - Output of multiple French nuclear reactors slumps due to unplanned problems: EDF - Anuradha Ramanathan
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Ramaphosa tells Putin the time's not right for nuclear - Sibongile Khumalo
  • Times LIVE-Johannesburg - Ramaphosa agrees to discuss nuclear with Putin in the future - James Macharia
  • High Country News - Arizona's nuclear power caught in crossfire--A renewable energy ballot measure could shutter the largest nuclear plant in the country - Elena Saavedra Buckley
  • San Diego Union Tribune - State regulators approve San Onofre nuclear settlement, trimming $750M from original deal - Jeff McDonald and Rob Nikolewski
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Civil group Earthlife Africa hails Ramaphosa's nuclear pause - Sibongile Khumalo
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - The leaders of SC's nuclear debacle are going to be deposed. Here's what they've already said. - Thad Moore
  • Charlotte Business Journal - Ruling: SCE&G can challenge $445M rate rollback but must fix suit - John Downey
  • Johannesburg Citizen - Russia's Rosatom to develop two nuclear reactors for SA to fight cancer - African News Agency
  • Business Day, South Africa - SA rejects Putin nuclear deal
  • The Local Suisse - Swiss nuclear power plant forced to reduce production as warmer waters in river struggle to cool reactors
  • Albuquerque Journal - Las Cruces council votes down nuclear storage facility - Maddy Hayden
  • Mainichi Daily - TEPCO eyes 1st contact with fuel debris in damaged nuke reactor from Oct.
  • CleanTechnica - Turning Its Back On Nuclear, TEPCO Plans 7 Gigawatts Of Renewable Energy - Joshua S Hill
  • NHK World - Pursuing a World Free of Nuclear Weapons
  • Pakistan Express Tribune - IHC puts nuclear bodies, health secretary on notice - Rizwan Shehzad
  • Newsy - The US Needs Better Nuclear Security. Can Congress Handle It? - Eugene Daniels
  • Asheville Citizen-Times - Lessons from Hiroshima and Nagasaki | OPINION - Terrence Clark
  • Grand Junction Sentinel, CO - Bill Chenoweth: Key figure in atomic age dies - Amy Hamilton
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR POWER: Warm seawater forces Scandinavian plants to curb output
  • Daily Mirror, Colombo, Sri Lanka - Mines Bureau to map radioactive minerals in SL - Africa Intelligence
  • Qatar Peninsula - Qatar joins Nuclear Security Contact Group
  • New Indian Express - All parties of 2015 Iranian nuclear deal should fully comply with their obligations: BRICS Declaration - PTI
  • E&E Daily - URANIUM: Trade group backs appeal against Va. mining moratorium - Dylan Brown
  • Alabama News - Plans to complete Bellefonte Nuclear Plant to be unveiled - Paul Gattis
  • Canadian Mining Journal - URANIUM: Cameco suspends McArthur River, Key Lake indefinitely
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR POWER: San Onofre settlement slashes customers' bills
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - Editorial: Public has every right to the records SCE&G desperately wants to hide - Andrew Brown
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - SCE&G wants to stop two state agencies from releasing evidence about failed nuclear reactors - Andrew Brown
  • Truthout - A Child of the Manhattan Project Discusses Complex Legacy of the Bomb - Lorna Garano
  • New Mexico Political Report - NM Environment Review: BLM defers Carlsbad leases, Zinke's Interior Department & musical river flows - Laura Paskus
  • SF Examiner - Advocates seek to bar Hunters Point Shipyard contractor from radiological work - Laura Waxmann
  • The State, SC - How much lower can SCE&G stoop to gouge us? - Joy Blakley, Chapin
  • FITSNews.com, SC - #NukeGate: SCANA Lawsuit Dismissed … For Now
  • FITSNews.com, SC - Vote: A Primer
  • NRC - NRC Names New Senior Resident Inspector at Palisades Nuclear Power Station?
  • USGS - M 4.3 - 22km NW of Miyako, Japan
  • IAEA - IAEA Helps Researchers Worldwide Implement Sophisticated Isotope Techniques to Date the Age of Very Old Groundwaters - Nanako Kogiku, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • World Nuclear News - Review for repaired isotope production facility
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Utilities cranking up oil-fired power plants
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Brics nuclear clarification a major plus - analyst - Tehillah Niselow
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Putin 'quite relaxed' about nuclear deal stall, says Ramaphosa - Sibongile Khumalo and Tehillah Niselow, Fin24
  • Press TV - Iran reportedly providing ships, insurance for oil exports to India
  • Press TV - IRGC chief plays down threats of military action against Iran
  • Press TV - UAE says wants 'bigger military role' in Middle East
  • Press TV - Fox News Tucker Carlson: US war with Iran would 'destroy Trump's presidency'
  • Press TV - James Lucas: US has killed over 20 million people since World War ll: Analyst
  • Press TV - 'We won't tolerate threats,' Turkey warns US
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Weekly Receipts FR Document: 2018-16094 Citation: 83 FR 35637 PDF Page 35637
  • International Trade Administration - Notice Meetings: Annual U.S. Industry Program at the International Atomic Energy Agency General Conference FR Document: 2018-16099 Citation: 83 FR 35612 PDF Pages 35612-35614
  • 38 North - A Road Map for Demilitarizing North Korea - Richard Sokolsky
  • 38 North - How the Media Wove a Narrative of North Korean Nuclear Deception - Gareth Porter
  • 38 North - 38 North
  • The Intercept - U.S. SECRET WARS IN AFRICA RAGE ON, DESPITE TALK OF DOWNSIZING - Nick Turse
  • KSNV News3LV - The Danger Within: Nevada ready to argue Yucca's risks

    Thursday, July 26, 2018

  • Aiken Standard, SC - S.C. congressman: Yucca Mountain prime location for SRS nuclear material - Colin Demarest
  • Reno News & Review - Support first, homework later - Dennis Myers
  • Reno News & Review - Letter(#4): Nye primaryNye primary - William Stremmel, Pahrump
  • San Clemente Times - Letter: More to SONGS than Meets the Eye - Mike Russell, San Clemente
  • Surf City SandPaper, NJ - Significant Nuke Plant Acreage Slated for Donation After September Closing
  • Forbes blog - Should We Build A Fast Nuclear Test Reactor Or Continue To Be Beholden To Russia? - James Conca
  • Whistleblower Protection Blog - 2018 Whistleblower Summit Opens with Welcome Session on Capitol Hill - Mary Jane Wilmoth
  • Whistleblower Protection Blog - U.S. Senate Unanimously Declares July 30th National Whistleblower Appreciation Day - Aaron Jordan
  • Lebanon Daily Star - Whistle-blower draft law moves forward in Parliament - The Daily Star, your leading source of Lebanese
  • Global Government Forum - US whistleblower agency lacks proper system for internal complaints, report finds - Tamar Wilner
  • The Daily Beast - Watchdog: U.S. Has Wasted $15 Billion in Afghanistan Since 2008
  • New Scientist - Inside a nuclear inspector school: How I went on the hunt for uranium - Chelsea Whyte
  • Seattle Times - After unfavorable audit, feds pare back Bechtel's spending authority at Hanford - Hal Bernton
  • Prime Time For Seniors, Broomfield, CO - Former Rocky Flats Workers Invited to Breakfast to Learn More About EEOICPA Benefits
  • Daily Camera - No new Superfund site for Boulder County, despite what Federal Register says - Charlie Brennan
  • AP News - Pressed on North Korea, Pompeo dodges timeline specifics - Susannah George
  • AP News - US won't recognize Crimea annexation; Trump-Putin II delayed - Matthew Lee
  • Bloomberg - Cameco Suspends Production Indefinitely at Uranium Mine - Natalie Obiko Pearson, Stephen Stapczynski, and Joe Deaux
  • Bloomberg - EDF Wooing Pension Funds to Finance Sizewell U.K. Nuclear Plant - Rachel Morison
  • Reuters - Russia's Rosatom "still interested" in nuclear power generation in S.Africa - Alexander Winning
  • Reuters - South Africa opens door to future Russian nuclear power deal - Alexander Winning
  • Reuters - video: NK diplomacy won't "drag out to no end": PompeoNK diplomacy won't "drag out to no end": Pompeo
  • Reuters - North Korea is continuing to produce nuclear bomb fuel: Pompeo - David Brunnstrom and Lesley Wroughton
  • S&P Global Platts - Analysis: US markets, politics drive nuclear power expansion in the South: industry observers - Author Mark Watson
  • The State, SC - Senator wants answers from DHEC about uranium that leaked from floor of nuclear plant - Sammy Fretwell
  • The State, SC - Sea level rise has already sunk Carolinas beach property values – by $1.6 billion, study finds - Abbie Bennett
  • WLTX Columbia, SC - "Anytime there's leaking chemicals...there's a problem" Chemical Leak Raises Concerns - Loren Thomas
  • Eyewitness News Johannesburg - SA cannot afford major nuclear expansion - top ANC official
  • IAEA - IAEA Conducts OSART Reviews to Improve Safety at Nuclear Power Plants - Video: Martin Klingenboeck, Script: Jeffrey Donovan
  • Augusta Chronicle - DOE asks court to shut MOX, delay plutonium removal - James Folker
  • All Things Nuclear - Flooding at a Florida Nuclear Plant - Dave Lochbaum, director, Nuclear Safety Project
  • The Guardian - China's long game to dominate nuclear power relies on the UK - Adam Vaughan and Lily Kuo in Beijing
  • PanARMENIAN.Net - Armenia looking to build a new nuclear power station, says PM
  • News & Observer - SC nuclear fiasco hearing: State attorneys slam SCE&G for insisting on secrecy - John Monk
  • IAEA - IAEA Completes Technical Safety Review of Bangladesh's Nuclear Power Plant's Design Documentation - Cornelia Spitzer, IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security
  • RT - South Africa has no money for crucial nuclear energy project
  • Eyewitness News Johannesburg - Putin reminds Ramaphosa of nuclear deal - Qaanitah Hunter
  • Eyewitness News Johannesburg - SA cannot afford major nuclear expansion - top ANC official
  • RenewEconomy.au - Japan's Tepco plans 7GW renewables roll-out, in pivot away from nuclear - Sophie Vorrath
  • New Civil Engineer, London - Dismantling of Essex nuclear plant to begin - Katherine Smale
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - Letter: Nuclear reactor debacle - Scott I. Heyer, Pristine View Road, Charleston
  • Joongang Daily - Nuclear power play - Jang Won-seok
  • Reuters - Ramaphosa to Putin: weak economy means South Africa can't sign nuclear deal yet
  • POWERmag - EDF Announces More Delays, Cost Overruns for Flamanville 3 Reactor - Darrell Proctor
  • London Times - Reactor fault raises spectre of delays at £20bn Hinkley Point - Emily Gosden, Adam Sage
  • Compelo, London - Flamanville nuclear plant in France delayed – here's the story so far - Felix Todd
  • Asahi Shimbun - TEPCO's next step is contact with melted fuel inside reactor - Chikako Kawahara
  • NHK World - TEPCO to retrieve suspected fuel debris
  • Lawfare blog-5 hours ago - Treaties and Irrelevance: Understanding Iran's Suit Against the U.S. for Reimposing Nuclear Sanctions - Elena Chachko
  • Stars and Stripes - American troops train to find, neutralize WMDs in Japan - Caitlin Doornbos
  • Free Times, Columbia, SC - SCE&G Doesn't Want Nuke Site Records Released; Uranium Leaks Through Floor of Westinghouse Plant - Chris Trainor
  • Arka News Agency, Armenia - Armenia not to close nuclear power plant
  • Worcester Business Journal, MA - WPI receives $600K for nuclear program - News Virginian
  • Charlottesville Daily Progress - Opinion: Utility bills will soar with loss of coal plants - Matthew Kandrach
  • Energy News Network - Satellite images reveal mountaintop strip mining's growing impact - Dan Haugen
  • IAEA - Assessing the Impact and Quality of IAEA Technical Cooperation Fellowships--Report on fellows 2009-2014: Where are they now? - Hazel Pattison, IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation
  • Curbed San Francisco - Hunters Point homeowners sue developer and scandalized engineering firm--Second lawsuit filed following revelations that much of $1 billion cleanup of radioactive, toxic waste was faked - ChrisRoberts1
  • Aiken Standard, SC - Savannah River Remediation president, interns present at CNTA's Up & Atom breakfast
  • Nigeria Punch - Secure your radioactive sources, NNRA charges oil firms - Okechukwu Nnodim, Abuja
  • SF Chronicle - Working in a wasteland--Sent to work on a Superfund site, they were told they were safe. But the S.F. cops stationed at the old Hunters Point shipyard had good reason to doubt. - Jason Fagone and Cynthia Dizikes
  • Beyond Nuclear - Nuclear Hotseat Special: Congress Meets Hard Nuclear Decommissioning Truths
  • NRC - NRC Makes Available for Public Review Peach Bottom's Subsequent License Renewal Application?
  • Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission - Document History of REGDOC-3.1.3, Reporting Requirements for Class II Nuclear Facilities and Users of Prescribed Equipment, Nuclear Substances and Radiation Devices
  • Ontario Power Generation - Special Interest Station Updates
  • Australia National Radioactive Waste Management Facility - $30 Million+ Community Development Package for successful National Radioactive Waste Management Facility Location
  • Australia National Radioactive Waste Management Facility - Response to Dr Jim Green
  • NHK World - TEPCO to retrieve suspected fuel debris
  • Asahi Shimbun - Ill with cancer, Obayashi shoots film about 1945 atomic bombing - Tetsuro Kitamura
  • Fin24 CapeTown - ANC's Mashatile urges private investment into Eskom, other state firms - Tehillah Niselow
  • Senator Catherine Cortez Masto (D-NV) - Cortez Masto Cosponsors Bipartisan Legislation to Help Veterans Harmed by Agent Orange
  • KNDO/KNDO Yakima/Kennewick - Vit Plant support buildings move into commissioning phase - Posted by Kendra Wisner
  • Hanford Vit Plant Project - Vit Plant support buildings move into commissioning phase
  • San Antonio Express - Rep. Joaquin Castro to meet with officials regarding plutonium that went missing in S.A. - S. M. Chavey
  • Consortium News - The Gray Lady Thinks Twice About Assange's Prosecution - Ray McGovern
  • DOE:EM - DOE Releases Draft Request for Proposal for Environmental Management (EM) Nevada Environmental Program Services (EPS) Contract

    Wednesday, July 25, 2018

  • Nevada Appeal - Yucca Mountain dormant for now - The Associated Press
  • KDWN 720 AM - Plan to Restart Licensing for Yucca Mountain Dead for now
  • Las Cruces Sun-News - Las Cruces City Council approves resolution opposing nuclear storage facility - Blake Gumprecht
  • KLAS-TV - Las Vegas Metro Chamber of Commerce lobbies for funds to complete I-11 - Nikki Bowers
  • Las Vegas Sun - Nominee poses threat to side with polluters, undermine public health - Andy Maggi
  • Zeeland Press Cedarville News, AR - Las Vegas business leaders mount lobbying campaign against Yucca - Katie Hansen
  • WNDU Channel 16, South Bend, IN - Gulf War illness breakthrough - Maureen McFadden
  • Los Alamos Daily Post, NM - LANL Chemist Jaqueline Loetsch Kiplinger Elected Fellow Of American Chemical Society - LANL News
  • Los Alamos Daily Post, NM - U.S. Sen. Martin Heinrich Visits With LANL Director Designate Thom Mason In Washington, D.C. - Carol A. Clark
  • KRQE News 13, Albuquerque, NM - Las Cruces opposes proposed waste storage site
  • The State, SC - Radioactive pollution leaked through floor of SC nuclear fuel plant - Sammy Fretwell
  • Augusta Chronicle - Regulators: Uranium leaked at South Carolina nuclear fuel plant - Associated Press
  • Tri-City Herald, WA - Feds tell Hanford contractor: 'Don't spend money unless we OK it' - Annette Cary
  • Tri-City Herald, WA - The Manhattan Project: Creating a new National Historical Park - National Park Service/Department of Energy
  • KRWG Las Cruces, NM - Nuclear Legacy: The Manhattan Project - New Mexico Museum of Space History
  • Truthout - Trump Administration Defangs Nuclear Safety Board - Rebecca Moss ProPublica
  • WebWire - Protecting Workers from Exposure to Ionizing and Non-ionizing Radiation Sources
  • S&P Global Platts - More cost overruns, delays at French Flamanville-3 nuclear unit: EDF - Henry Edwardes-Evans
  • WABE Atlanta - Study: US Unlikely To See New Nuclear Power Anytime Soon - Molly Samuel
  • Financial Times - Nuclear power looks to shrink its way to success - Sylvia Pfeifer, Energy Correspondent
  • Japan Times - Tepco gets low rating for nuclear accident drills, draws criticism
  • PR Newswire - Uranium Demand Rises as Nuclear Power Proves Dependability - FinancialBuzz.com
  • The Economist - Why does Japan have so much plutonium?
  • Salt Lake Tribune - The first small nuclear modular reactor in the country may be coming soon – and it has early buy-in from nearly 30 Utah municipalities - Taylor Stevens
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: NRC's 'transformation' fuels debate over regulation - Peter Behr
  • ArabianBusiness - UAE's first nuclear reactor gets electricity generation licence
  • UAE National - UAE nuclear plant receives licence from Department of Energy - Sarmad Khan
  • Idaho Mountain Express - Group plans forum on nuclear waste
  • The State, SC - If SCE&G's lawsuit gets tossed, no worries: There are at least 15 more - Cindi Ross Scoppe
  • Reuters France - EUROPE POWER-Higher wind, nuclear output weighs on day-ahead power prices - Bate Felix
  • KRWG Las Cruces, NM - Safety, Transport Concerns Linger over Proposed Lea County Nuclear Storage Site - Michael Hernandez
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-Slovenian nuclear plant to shut down briefly on Sunday - Marja Novak
  • Montel - Spain could begin nuclear phase-out in 2021 – Iberdrola CEO - Pablo Bronte
  • Mainichi Daily - Gov't, TEPCO consider starting removal of debris from 2nd reactor at Fukushima nuke plant
  • Free Times, Columbia, SC - CityWatch: Legislature Rolls the Nuclear Dice With Your Money - Kevin Fisher
  • North-West University, South Africa - Nuclear does not mean bomb - Issued by: North-West University
  • Interfax Global Energy - South Korea's nuclear output is rising as the country brings more of its reactors back online, lowering its demand for gas - Catriona Scott
  • Defense Daily - Congress Releases DoE Nuke Details in NDAA Ahead of Thursday Vote - Dan Leone
  • Cape Cod Broadcasting - Nuclear Decommissioning Panel Sends Recommendations to Gov. Baker
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - TVA boosts power output at newest Browns Ferry reactor--$475 million power upgrade program adds more generation at Alabama nuclear plant - Dave Flessner
  • Wilkes-Barre Citizens' Voice, PA - Residents in reactor's radius to get potassium iodide tablets - Bill Wellock
  • Aiken Standard, SC - SRNS contract extension due 'any day now,' SRS manager says - Colin Demarest
  • Aiken Standard, SC - SRS manager: NNSA's review of role at SRS 'routine' - Colin Demarest
  • Pottstown Mercury - Free KI pills to be distributed to those near power plants
  • Eurasia Review - OpEd: NPT Turns 50: A Legacy Of Failures - Beenish Altaf
  • Asahi Shimbun - Japan Catholics to get photo of Nagasaki boy signed by pope - Kentaro Yamano
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea has enough power capacity to handle peak season: minister - ejkim@yna.co.kr
  • Piqua Daily Call, OH - Coal retirements could be devastating for grid resiliency, consumer costs - Matthew Kandrach, President of CASE
  • Hilton Head Island Packet - Showdown looming over leader of South Carolina-owned utility - JEFFREY COLLINS Associated Press
  • Mainichi Daily - Tepco gets low rating for nuclear accident drills, draws criticism
  • KRWG Las Cruces, NM - Safety, Transport Concerns Linger over Proposed Lea County Nuclear Storage Site - Michael Hernandez
  • Yahoo! News - Warm sea water in Finland reduces power from Loviisa nuclear plant - Lefteris Karagiannopoulos
  • Augusta Chronicle - Showdown brews over leader of SC-owned utility - Jeffrey Collins / Associated Press
  • pv magazine USA - Utility front group sues to stop Arizona renewable energy referendum - Tim Sylvia
  • India Today - 72 years ago today, the first ever US underwater nuclear explosion -- test Baker -- was conducted
  • Newburyport Daily News, MA - Letter: Mention of Chernobyl serves as a reminder - Patricia Torkildson, Prospect Street, Newburyport
  • SF Examiner - Hunters Point Shipyard homeowners announce lawsuit against developer, cleanup firm - Laura Waxmann
  • SF Chronicle - Hunters Point Shipyard residents sue developer, citing contamination, loss of value - J.K. Dineen
  • KALW San Francisco, CA - Scanning begins at Hunter's Point Shipyard, but is it enough? - Angela Johnston
  • The State, SC - David v. Goliath: Power companies dwarf solar in lobbying fight over SC's energy future - Tom Barton
  • Engineering News-Record - Nuke Project Fallout Lingers Over Dominion-SCANA Deal - Scott Judy
  • Aiken Standard, SC - Showdown looming over leader of South Carolina-owned utility - Jeffrey Collins, Associated Press
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - If Gov. McMaster's pick for Santee Cooper board shows up for work, it could spark a lawsuit - Andrew Brown
  • FITSNews.com, SC - Santee Cooper's Situation Is Hopeless - Time to face facts: South Carolina's government-run utility is doomed …
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - SCE&G wants to stop two state agencies from releasing evidence about failed nuclear reactors - Andrew Brown
  • Public Citizen - OSHA Broke the Law by Refusing Worker Injury and Illness Data - Timely Data Is Needed to Protect Workers From Threats to Health and Safety
  • DOE - Department of Energy Announces $30 Million for "Ultrafast" Science
  • DOE - U.S. Department of Energy Finalizes Rule to Expedite Approval for Small-Scale Natural Gas Exports
  • NAS - Independent Assessment of Science and Technology for the Department of Energy's Defense Environmental Cleanup Program
  • NAS - Review of Governance Reform in the National Nuclear Security Administration
  • NRC - NRC to Hold Open House to Discuss 2017 Performance of Ginna Nuclear Power Plant
  • USGS - M 4.5 - 35km ENE of Namie, Japan
  • USGS - M 4.4 - 13km ESE of Kumamoto-shi, Japan
  • IAEA - Advancing Ocean Acidification Science: IAEA Ocean Acidification International Coordination Centre Turns Five - Sarah Jones Couture and Lina Hansson, IAEA Department of Nuclear Sciences and Applications
  • World Nuclear News - EDF revises schedule, costs of Flamanville EPR
  • World Nuclear News - Barakah 1 receives generation licence
  • Trend News Agency, Azerbaijan - Turkey does not intend to stop relations with Iran for sake of US - Erdogan
  • Japan Times - Fukushima reduces radiation concerns with stricter regulations
  • Japan Times - Multifaceted support for recovering communities
  • Press TV - US must forget about holding one-sided negotiations with Iran: Foreign Ministry
  • Press TV - US expanding biggest Mideast military base in Qatar
  • Press TV - Turkey has no replacement for oil, gas imports from Iran
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings: Advisory Committee on Medical Uses of Isotopes FR Document: 2018-15884 Citation: 83 FR 35287 PDF Page 35287

    Tuesday, July 24, 2018

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Yucca Mountain revival efforts appear dead – for now - Gary Martin
  • Town Hall - Nevada Attorney on Why This Dem Rep Is 'Not Qualified' to Give Trump Advice on Kavanaugh - Cortney O'Brien
  • World Nuclear News - High temperature reactors for energy-neutral mineral extraction
  • Tri-City Herald, WA - Letter: Vote Shir Regev for District 8 seat - Ginger Wireman, Richland
  • WorkcompCentral - Report: 12 Hanford Workers File Claims Under New Presumption
  • Los Alamos Daily Post, NM - Promising LANL Innovations Take Spotlight - LANL News
  • Idaho State Journal - Letter: Speak out today Speak out today - Chris Talkington, Twin Falls
  • Phys.org - Exploring the chemistry of nuclear explosions - Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
  • Los Angeles Times - The area around Rocky Flats nuclear plant may soon open to the public – and some say that's a disaster in the making - David Kelly
  • Tri-City Herald, WA - Feds push for low-cost commercial treatment of Hanford waste. State has concerns - Annette Cary
  • AP News - The 2020 Olympics will open in 2 years, and the heat is on - Jim Armstrong
  • AP News - The Latest: Trump tweets as US ramps up pressure on Iran
  • AP News - The Latest: Congress drops bid to ease nuke agency control
  • AP News - Anti-nuke protesters break into joint German-US air base
  • Bloomberg - The Other War of Words Over Iran - Eli Lake
  • Bloomberg - Trump, Iran and the New Guns of August - James Stavridis
  • Bloomberg - Editorial: Donald Trump's Pointless War of Words With Iran
  • Bloomberg - Editorial: Donald Trump's Pointless War of Words With Iran
  • Bloomberg - North Korea Dismantling Key Launch Site Facilities, Says U.S. Group - Kim Tong-Hyung
  • Reuters - Turkey told U.S. it opposes sanctions on Iran: foreign minister - Ali Kucukgocmen and Tuvan Gumrukcu
  • Reuters - Iran plans to respond in kind if U.S. blocks oil exports - Babak Dehghanpisheh
  • Reuters - Report says images indicate North Korea dismantling test site facilities - David Brunnstrom
  • Reuters - Commentary: As U.S. sanctions loom, can Iran nuclear deal still be saved? - Maysam Behravesh
  • CNBC - There are 14,500 nuclear weapons in the world: Here are the countries that have them - Amanda Macias
  • Forbes Quora - Q&A: Is Nuclear Waste Disposal A Threat To Our Oceans? - Answer by Kelly Martin
  • KEVN Black Hills Fox, Rapid City, SD - Uranium mining project takes another step
  • MiceTimes Asia - In Belgium, the accident occurred at the nuclear power plant
  • Asahi Shimbun - Ex-IEA official: Nuclear power can't compete with solar power
  • SpaceNews - U.S. STRATCOM to take over responsibility for nuclear command, control and communications - Sandra Erwin
  • Japan Times - Filmmaker makes her case for a nuclear phase-out in latest documentary - Keiji Hirano
  • Japan Times - Tojo was convinced of victory before Japan attacked Pearl Harbor, newly unearthed memo shows - Reiji Yoshida
  • Asahi Shimbun - Koizumi calls on opposition to challenge LDP's nuclear policy
  • Daily Telegraph - Colombian police investigate radioactive box found in densely populated neighbourhood - Hannah Strange
  • Whyalla News, South Australia - Feds' $31m nuclear sweetener - Louis Mayfield
  • Herald Scotland - Agenda:Nuclear dogma is costing the country dear - Drew Hendry, SNP MP for Inverness, Nairn, Badenoch and Strathspey
  • Joongang Daily - Scorcher reignites energy debate--Moon is not backing down from promise to scrap nuclear power - Kang Jin-Kyu
  • RTO Insider - DOE Rejects NARUC Invites on Coal, Nuke Bailout - Rich Heidorn Jr.
  • Compelo, London - Atomenergomash delivers equipment to Koodankulam Nuclear Power Plant - BV Swagath
  • Siasat Daily - Former Israeli Dy Foreign Minister justifies Israel's nuclear policy
  • Shillong Times, India - PDF leader against uranium mining
  • Nation.Cymru, Wales - The Welsh Government is happy to make us a dumping ground for England's nuclear waste - Tim Richards
  • PML Daily, Uganda - Energy ministry in radioactive waste handling training - David Mafabi
  • Daily Monitor, Uganda - Ugandan officials train in radioactive waste handling - Emmanuel Ainebyoona
  • IAEA - Workshop Aids Nuclear Security Experts in Testing and Evaluating Technology Used for Border Monitoring - Catherine Friedly, Department of Nuclear Safety and Security
  • Reuters UK - Poland's PKN Orlen says no plans to invest in nuclear now - Annka Koper
  • Science Trends - Compact Primary Shielding Materials For Small and Medium Reactors - M.A.N. Giménez & E.M. Lopasso
  • WHYY Philadelphia, PA - Plan for underwater power line connecting Delaware to New Jersey back on - ByMark Eichmann
  • Carbon Brief - Mapped: The US nuclear power plants 'at risk' of shutting down - Zeke Hausfather
  • World Nuclear News - SNC-Lavalin to decommission research reactor - Saskatchewan Research Council's (SRC) Slowpoke-2 research reactor
  • Gulf Today - Third batch of Emirati engineers joins FANR Nuclear Training Programme
  • Morris Herald-News, Morris, IL - Nuclear regulators hosting open house July 25 in Morris
  • American Enterprise Institute - Energy bailout plan would raise consumer prices, all for nothing - Mark J. Perry
  • Eyre Peninsula Tribune, Cleve, South Australia - $31 million boost for nuclear location - Kathrine Catanzariti
  • SeeNews Southeast Europe - Romania's Cernavoda NPP Unit 1 reconnects to grid
  • KALW, San Francisco, CA - 7/23: Scanning Hunter's Point Shipyard
  • KALW, San Francisco, CA - City Visions: Will the Hunters Point Shipyard ever be habitable? - Wendy Holcombe, Guests: Sheridan Enomoto, Theo Ellington, Lindsey Dillon, Ph.D.
  • The State, SC - Top lawmakers challenge Gov. McMaster's appointment of ally to Santee Cooper board - Avery G. Wilks
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - SC lawmakers contest McMaster appointing former AG as Santee Cooper board head - Andrew Brown
  • FITSNews.com, SC - Henry McMaster Flexes His Muscle On Santee Cooper Appointment--Will lawmakers flex theirs in response?
  • WIS-TV Columbia, SC - McMaster appoints former SC attorney general to Santee Cooper board
  • NAS - Review of Governance Reform in the National Nuclear Security Administration
  • IAEA - Nuclear Medicine: Leading Associations Meet to Strengthen Global Patients Care - Margot Dubertrand, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • World Nuclear News - Korea relies on nuclear to cope with heat wave
  • Trend News Agency, Azerbaijan - FM: Turkey must not obey US demands on sanctions against Iran - Elchin Mehdiyev
  • Trend News Agency, Azerbaijan - No date set for conclusion of Iran-EU talks over JCPOA - A. Shirazi - Trend:
  • Trend News Agency, Azerbaijan - Trump says US ready to make 'real deal' on Iran nuke program
  • Press TV - Iran, Russia step up energy ties amid West's sanctions
  • Press TV - Turkey says rejected US call to abide by anti-Iran sanctions
  • Press TV - In letter to UN, Iran urges end to 'illegal' US support for MKO terrorists
  • Press TV - 'Angry, isolated US engaged in psywar campaign against Iran'
  • Press TV - UN rights chief blasts Israel for 'shocking' Gaza killings
  • Press TV - Is Trump trying to 'change the subject' from Helsinki fiasco to Iran?
  • Press TV - White Helmets evacuation to Israel shows their 'true nature': Syria
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Exemptions and Combined Licenses; Amendments: Southern Nuclear Operating Co., Inc.; Vogtle Electric Generating Plant, Units 3 and 4; Consistency and Clarification Changes to Annex Building, Auxiliary Building, and Basemat ITAAC FR Document: 2018-15783 Citation: 83 FR 35029 PDF Pages 35029-35031
  • Senator Dean Heller (R-NV) - Heller Works with Senate Armed Services Committee to Successfully Keep Yucca Mountain Out of Reconciled Defense Bill
  • House Committee on Energy and Commerce - ICYMI: Bipartisan Delegation Visits Yucca Mountain
  • KRWG Las Cruces, NM - "Uranium Film Festival" Coming To United States, Including New Mexico
  • Mother Jones - Safer, Cleaner Nuclear Energy–If We Want It--But big barriers still remain in the way of a nuclear renaissance. - Nathanael Johnson

    Monday, July 23, 2018

  • E&E Daily - APPROPRIATIONS: Energy and environment fights, deals play out this week - George Cahlink
  • Tri-City Herald, WA - After 12 years at Hanford, this father is wracked by seizures. New state program offers hope - Annette Cary
  • Alamogordo Daily News - Tularosa Downwinders host candlelight vigil today - Duane Barbati
  • Metro Newspaper UK - Deal to force Julian Assange out of embassy 'imminent' - Daneil Binns
  • Deutsche Welle - Ecuador close to evicting WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange: Greenwald
  • Johannesburg Citizen - No bonuses at Eskom amid R19.6bn in irregular expenditure
  • Oak Ridge Today - DOE bus tour to start at New Hope Center during AMSE move - John Huotari
  • Tri-City Herald, WA - This historic PNNL lab runs 'hot' and 'quiet' - Steven Ashby
  • AP News - Trump's warlike tweet just one sign of rising Iran tension - Matthew Lee and Zeke Miller
  • AP News - Congress considers changing supervision of nuclear weapons - Matthew Daly
  • AP News - Pompeo calls Iran religious leaders 'hypocritical holy men'
  • AP News - The Latest: Trump security adviser echoes warning to Iran
  • Bloomberg - Who Wants to Buy a Pair of Half-Built Nuclear Reactors? Nobody - Brian Eckhouse
  • Bloomberg - The Poor Don't Deserve Toxic-Waste Dumps in Their Backyards - Noah Smith
  • Bloomberg - Trump Turns All-Caps Ire Toward Iran - Amy Teibel
  • Bloomberg - U.S.-Iran Tensions Simmer as Trump and Rouhani Trade Threats - Nick Wadhams
  • Reuters - TABLE-Swiss nuclear plant outages and restarts - Vera Eckert
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-Iran will resist Trump's "psychological warfare" -senior Guards commander to ISNA
  • Reuters - RPT-Japan's Kansai region a major battleground for gas and electric utilities - Osamu Tsukimori
  • IAEA - IAEA Project Connects Dots Between Unconventional Uranium Extraction and High Temperature Nuclear Power Reactors - Ayhan Evrensel, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • Mother Jones - Safer, Cleaner Nuclear Energy–If We Want It--But big barriers still remain in the way of a nuclear renaissance - Nathanael Johnson
  • Channel NewsAsia - Commentary: Watchful Turkey may go nuclear soon - Wayne McLean
  • KPVI Pocatello - Wyoming's struggling uranium industry presses president for quotas on imports - Heather Richards
  • The Conversation - Cows in Antarctica? How one expedition milked them for all their worth - Hanne E.F. Nielsen, Elizabeth Leane
  • The Conversation - Remembering Antarctica's nuclear past with 'Nukey Poo' - Hanne E.F. Nielsen
  • Kyodo News - Japanese filmmaker's documentary makes argument for nuclear phase-out - Keiji Hirano
  • ABC.au - Multimillion-dollar incentive put on the table for town that takes on nuclear waste facility
  • London Times - Kim Jong-un leaves US in dark by cancelling nuclear meetings - Rhys Blakely, Washington
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - Santee Cooper is going to keep the parts from its nuclear project a few more months - Thad Moore
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - Conductor in fatal SC train crash said safety declined under CSX turnaround plan - Thad Moore
  • WKSU, Kent State University, Kent, OH - NASA Glenn Develops a Mini-Nuclear Reactor to Power Missions to the Moon and Beyond - Jeff St. Clair
  • Power Technology - Space race: a look at NASA's new fission reactor - Molly Lempriere
  • WFMZ 69News, Allentown, PA - Potassium iodide tablets available for those near Pa.'s nuclear power plants
  • Lloyd's Register - Looking at nuclear decommissioning through a sustainability lens. - Kristina Gillin
  • Gov.UK - Committee on Radioactive Waste Management visit to Sellafield - Committee on Radioactive Waste Management
  • Gov.UK - Committee on Radioactive Waste Management tour of the Dalton Cumbrian Facility - Committee on Radioactive Waste Management
  • Gov.UK - Ambient gamma radiation dose rates across the UK
  • Gov.UK - Management of radioactive waste and materials inventory data - Nuclear Decommissioning Authority
  • Gov.UK - CoRWM plenary meeting dates and locations 2018--Our plenary meetings are open to the public - Committee on Radioactive Waste Management
  • Gov.UK - National Policy Statement for new nuclear above 1GW post 2025: siting criteria and process - Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy
  • Port Augusta Transcontinental - $31 million boost for nuclear location - Marco Balsamo
  • Korea Times - Korea turns to nuclear power amid scorching heat wave - Nam Hyun-woo
  • Yonhap News - Key part for 2 nuclear reactors undergoes quake test
  • Korea Herald - Scorching heat leads to electricity failures, casualties - Jo He-rim
  • Maldon and Burnham Standard - Bradwell Power Station finishes treating radioactive waste - Rebecca Creed
  • Western Gazette - Hinkley Point C: MP Ian Liddell-Grainger says the nuclear power plant is already benefiting local community - ByMichael Taylor
  • The Hindu - Meet Brooks, Canada's first female nuclear physicist - A.S.Ganesh
  • Korea Herald - US ambassador to Seoul stresses synchronization on nuke issues - Jung Min-kyung
  • Interfax Global Energy - South Korean LNG imports to fall as nuclear reactors return
  • Yonhap News - Gov't to nurture 800 experts in nuclear sector
  • Japan Today - Japan to deploy large patrol boats to guard nuclear plants
  • Korea Herald - [Editorial] Back to nuclear energy
  • Forbes blog - Radiation and The Value Of A Human Life - James Conca
  • Augusta Chronicle - Savannah River Nuclear Solutions surpasses 15 million safe work hours milestone at Savannah River Site - Gabi Moore
  • Taiwan News Lens - Taiwan's Electricity Shortage and the 'Demand Response' Solution - Abby Huang
  • BBC - UK wind power capacity to nearly double by 2030, industry says - Roger Harrabin
  • Financial Times - UK confirms plans for doubling offshore wind capacity in next decade - David Sheppard
  • Clean Energy News blog - Recap of South Carolina Energy Policy in 2018 Legislative Session - Chris Carnevale
  • OilPrice - IEA: World Is Not Spending Enough On Energy - Nick Cunningham
  • Adelaide Advertiser - Greens survey finds majority don't want nuclear waste dump in SA ...
  • World Nuclear News - Review for repaired isotope production facility - ANSTO-Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation
  • World Nuclear News - India says French and US vendor talks ongoing
  • World Nuclear News - Korea relies on nuclear to cope with heat wave
  • SteelGuru - India: Setting up of Ten Indigenous Nuclear Power Reactors
  • CommonSpace Scotland - Can Scotland help stop nuclear waste being dumped on Aboriginal land? - Linda Pearson
  • Bristol Post - How Bristol is making millions from Hinkley Point C - Hannah Baker
  • Mainichi Daily - A-bomb book by Briton to be reprinted on Nagasaki anniversary
  • Aiken Standard, SC - Letter: SCANA issues could be supernatural - Gary Shartzer, Aiken
  • Financial Times - Asia is the driving force in the energy business - Nick Butler
  • Daily Energy Insider - Energy and Natural Resources Committee considers modernizing DOE, DOI - Chris Galford
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - Gov. McMaster appoints former S.C. Attorney General as interim leader of Santee Cooper - Andrew Brown
  • NAS - Independent Assessment of Science and Technology for the Department of Energy's Defense Environmental Cleanup Program
  • NAS - Review of Governance Reform in the National Nuclear Security Administration
  • NRC - NRC Advisory Committee Schedules Meeting on Reactor Safeguards
  • NRC - NRC Names New Director of the Agency's Office of Investigations
  • Trend News Agency, Azerbaijan - Iran sets deadline for EU to offer 'practical proposals' - A. Shirazi - Trend:
  • NHK World - Foreign reporters visit Fukushima fishery facility
  • NHK World - Nobel Peace Prize replicas on display in Hiroshima
  • Press TV - We've been around for millennia, BE CAUTIOUS! Zarif responds to Trump
  • Press TV - Trump threatens Iran with what 'few throughout history have suffered before'
  • Press TV - Top militant commanders flee southern Syria to Israel: Report
  • Press TV - 9/11 orchestrators pushing Trump to attack Iran: Scholar
  • Press TV - Leader guidelines helped thwart US-Zionist Iranophobia plot: FM Zarif
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Inspections, Tests, Analyses, and Acceptance Criteria: Southern Nuclear Operating Company, Inc., Vogtle Electric Generating Plant, Units 3 and 4 FR Document: 2018-15683 Citation: 83 FR 34890 PDF Pages 34890-34891

    Sunday, July 22, 2018

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Quick thoughts on Yucca, Tesla, unionizing Planned Parenthood - Victor Joecks
  • KRWG-TV/FM, New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, NM - "Uranium Film Festival" Coming To United States, Including New Mexico
  • Politico - Acting CIA watchdog up for top job resigns - Associated Press
  • UK Independent - Whistleblowing law 'wholly inadequate' for protecting staff who speak out, say MPs and campaigners - Chris Baynes
  • NineMSN - Ecuador close to turfing Julian Assange
  • Bristol Herald Courier, Bristol, VA - Report: Ecuador close to evicting Julian Assange from London embassy
  • Twin Falls Times-News - Letter: Don't waste Idaho - Caroline Morris, Boise
  • Pahrump Valley Times - Nevada senators stand ground against Yucca Mountain repository - Jeffrey Meehan
  • Nevada Independent - Energy Department eliminates Nevada as test site for advanced geothermal research but project leaders say work will continue - Daniel Rothberg
  • Nevada Independent - Think tank: Energy Choice ballot question would have uncertain impact on rates, wouldn't directly lead to more renewables - Riley Snyder
  • Nevada Independent - Kavanaugh's 2013 ruling advancing Yucca complicates calculus for Heller - Humberto Sanchez
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Trump administration moves to neuter nuclear safety board - Rebecca Moss
  • AP News - Defense bill would curb Cabinet control of nuclear agency - Matthew Daly
  • AP News - Iran warns US against provocations; suggests peace possible
  • Bloomberg - Iran Warns Trump Not to Threaten Country's Oil Exports - Golnar Motevalli
  • Reuters - Iran's Rouhani warns Trump about 'mother of all wars'
  • Forbes blog - Go Nuclear For Power Policy Winners Among Utilities - Roger Conrad
  • Augusta Chronicle, GA - Column: Coal, nuclear still powering Georgia, U.S. - Nolan E. Hertel
  • Kyiv Post - Statistics: Ukraine buys nuclear fuel for $213.5 million in 5 months - Interfax-Ukraine
  • Financial Times - Rolls-Royce threatens to end 'mini-nuke' project for lack of support
  • Mainichi Daily News - Japan to deploy large patrol boats to guard nuclear plants
  • Japan Times - Japan Coast Guard to deploy new, 1,500-ton patrol boats to Sea of Japan to guard atomic plants
  • Adelaide Advertiser - SA nuclear waste site a 'done deal', claims Senator
  • Korea Herald - [Editorial] Back to nuclear energy--Two reactors to be reactivated to meet surging demand; energy policy must be reviewed
  • Joongang Daily - Nuclear reactors switched back on as heat wave continues - Lee Ho-Jeong
  • Japan Times - Trump is in denial about North Korea - Kent Harrington
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - OpEd: EPA works best when rule of law governs and science leads - Karl Brooks
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - OpEd: The myth behind the myth of Atomic Summer - Lois Rudnick
  • Albuquerque Journal - Grants and Milan area is rich in mining history - Glen Rosales
  • Manila BusinessWorld - More flaws in the DoE plan raise baseload bloat to 103% - Roberto Verzola
  • STL.News - WASHINGTON | Defense bill would curb Cabinet control of nuclear agency - Zainab Sheikh
  • Mehr News Agency - EU's promised mechanism to save JCPOA still in negotiations stage
  • Mehr News Agency - Larijani says Europe needs to intensify efforts to implement JCPOA
  • Grand Junction Beacon, CO - Atomic Resource Coalition Uranium Worker Resource Fair
  • Fin24 - UAE may invest in SOEs
  • Tri-City Herald - Multi-billion-dollar Hanford bidding process delayed - Annette Cary
  • Tri-City Herald - When it comes to Hanford's toxic pollution, a fence just isn't enough, Oregon group says - Annette Cary
  • USGS - M 5.1 - 27km SSE of Hidalgotitlan, Mexico
  • Trend News Agency - 146 people injured after 5.9-magnitude quake shakes western Iran
  • Mainichi Daily News - Japanese filmmaker's documentary makes argument for nuclear phase-out
  • Press TV - Europe must offer plans for full implementation of Iran nuclear deal: Larijani
  • Press TV - Over 1,000 Israeli settlers storm al-Aqsa Mosque in occupied al-Quds
  • Press TV - Rouhani: Peace with Iran will be mother of all peace, war with Iran will be mother of all wars -
  • Press TV - Saudi Arabia paid millions to Blair institute for advisory role: Paper

    Saturday, July 21, 2018

  • Reno Gazette-Journal - Heller says he backs Trump court nominee despite 2013 opinion that advanced Yucca Mountain - James DeHaven
  • ScienceAlert Australia - These Are The Nuclear Weapons Terms We All Keep Hearing - Here's What They Really Mean - Dave Mosher & Jenny Cheng, Business Insider
  • Dispatch•Argus, Moline, IL - Arsenal Digest: JMC supports low-level radioactive waste missions
  • Santa Clarita Valley Signal - SCV Water: We Dropped the Ball but Remain Committed to Transparency - Matt Stone, General Manager
  • AP News - Acting CIA watchdog up for top job resigns - Deb Riechmann
  • AP News - AP FACT CHECK: Trump's week of unreal claims on Russia, NATO - Hope Yen and Calvin Woodward -
  • KUSA Denver - Lawsuit to block construction at Rocky Flats
  • AP News - US presses China and Russia to enforce sanctions on NKorea - Edith M. Lederer
  • Bloomberg - Pompeo Seeks to Shore Up UN Support for North Korean Sanctions - Nick Wadhams
  • Reuters - Iran leader backs suggestion to block Gulf oil exports if own sales stopped
  • Reuters - Iran supreme leader says "obvious mistake" to negotiate with U.S. - website
  • Reuters video - U.N. united on denuclearization of NK: Pompeo
  • Reuters - U.S. urges strict U.N. sanctions until North Korea acts on denuclearization - Michelle Nichols
  • Reuters video - Power helps drive GE profit down 30 percent--GE's quarterly profit due to weakness in its power and renewables energy businesses - Fred Katayama
  • New York Times - Fukushima's Nuclear Imprint Is Found in California Wine (Drinkers, Don't Panic) - Mihir Zaveri
  • Fox Business - Nuclear energy sector needs more qualified workers: Lightbridge Corporation CEO - Henry Fernandez
  • UNIAN-Economy - Full core of Westinghouse fuel achieved at Yuzhnoukrainsk nuclear power plant's unit No. 3
  • LA Monitor - LAHS grad Li participates in Millennial Nuclear Caucus - Bennett Horne
  • The Mirror UK - Brave British nuclear veterans win amazing victory as government promises medals review and health study - Susie Boniface
  • SoMDNews Enterprise - Nuke plant disputes low safety significance violation - Tamara Ward
  • IOL Cape Times - Letter: Crucial to oppose Eskom on Duynefontein nuclear plant - Farouk Cassiem (Cope). Milnerton
  • Shillong Times, India - No uranium mining without approvals: DAE to Shylla
  • Mainichi Daily News - Fukushima Pref. beach opens to swimmers for 1st time after tsunami, nuclear disasters
  • CATO Institute blog - Multi-Billion Dollar Boondoggle at DOE - Chris Edwards
  • Augusta Chronicle, GA - MOX shutdown appeal to be argued in September
  • E&E Daily - URANIUM: Court: Agency's review of mining project violated NEPA - Amanda Reilly
  • S&P Global Platts- - NARUC panelists agree on need for fuel diversity, not on solution - Andrew Coffman Smith
  • Iranian Financial Tribune - EIB Casts Doubt on European Plan to Salvage Nuclear Deal
  • Iran Front Page - Tehran, IAEA Signed No Secret Deal on University Inspection: Envoy
  • TASS - Russia's advanced nuclear-powered sub takes part in naval parade rehearsal for first time
  • Portsmouth Daily Times - DOE formally turns over 80 acres of former A-plant land for reuse - Tom Corrigan
  • Japan Times - Former fishermen lose H-bomb damages suit linked to Bikini Atoll tests U.S. conducted in 1954
  • Khaleej Times - UAE, China issue joint statement on 10-point, comprehensive strategic partnership
  • San Diego Reader - Investor-owned utilities with sky-high rates--Want to pass even more costs to ratepayers - Don Bauder
  • Saskatoon StarPhoenix - Sask. government pledges to stand up for uranium producers - Alex MacPherson
  • CityLab - Sweden Will Meet Its 2030 Green Energy Target 12 Years Early - Feargus O'Sullivan
  • Beyond Nuclear - Beyond Nuclear presses NRC to compel "autopsy" of closed reactors: Oyster Creek to close September 17, 2018
  • Beyond Nuclear - Ohio nuclear plants get stricter scrutiny after safety system problems
  • Beyond Nuclear - Trinity downwinders seek recognition and compensation
  • Beyond Nuclear - The forgotten 90 million gallon nuclear tragedy
  • Charleston Post and Courier - SC electric cooperatives don't want the Supreme Court to take up Santee Cooper lawsuit - Thad Moore
  • Trend News Agency - Khamenei: no stop in talks with EU -
  • Japan Times - Two Tohoku beaches ravaged by tsunami open to public for first time since 3/11

    Friday, July 20, 2018

  • DOE:IG - Inspection Report: DOE-OIG-18-39: Review of Allegations Against a Department of Energy's Office Of Intelligence and Counterintelligence Senior Official
  • Aiken Standard, SC - S.C. lawmakers tour Nevada's Yucca Mountain - Colin Demarest
  • KOH NewsTalk780, Reno - Senator Dean Heller Meets With Trump's Supreme Court Pick
  • NextBigFuture - Moltex molten salt reactor being built in New Brunswick Canada
  • KSFR Santa Fe Public Radio - Tularosa Downwinders To Host Vigil on Saturday - Ellen Lockyer
  • Las Vegas Optic - NM uranium workers, downwinders finally get a hearing - Tom McDonald
  • Business Day, South Africa - Eskom whistle-blower dismissed after scrutiny of suspect transactions - Carol Paton
  • Reuters - VA whistleblowers faced greater risk of retaliation by officials: watchdog - David Alexander
  • Los Alamos Daily Post, NM - Shin: Clean Up The Waste, Fraud, and Abuse Of Our Tax Dollars - Lisa Shin
  • Denver Post - OpEd: A visit to Rocky Flats National Wildlife Refuge carries little risk, much benefit - Krista Kafer
  • AP News - Iran nuclear chief says uranium stockpile reaches 950 tons - Nasser Karimi
  • AP News - Lawsuit targets clean energy ballot proposal
  • Reuters - North Korea denuclearization in a year not likely: U.S. intelligence chief - David Alexander
  • Reuters - Japan's Kansai region a major battleground for gas and electric utilities - Osamu Tsukimori
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Nuclear subs. Sea lions. Massive bags of money. - Lucien Crowder
  • KOB TV4 Albuquerque, NM - Physicists studying film of nuclear bomb tests - Ryan Laughlin
  • Statehouse Report SC - ECHOLS: U.S. drags feet on finishing nuclear disposal site - Tim Echols, Georgia Public Service Commission
  • SFGate - Radioactive particles from Fukushima detected in Napa wine - Alix Martichoux
  • Crosscut Seattle - Meet the man with a nuclear reactor in his basement - Sarah Hoffman
  • World Nuclear News -