Sunday, August 30, 2015

  • Idaho Statesman - OpEd: Idahoans should demand accountability on nuclear waste - Kelsey Jae Nunez
  • Twin Falls Times-News - Letter: Reader Comment: Otter Ought Not Accept Nuclear Deal - Jan Wimberley, Buhl, clinical nutrition consultant with a background in environmental toxicity
  • Orange County Register - Nuclear tear-down: Edison plays matchmaker to find the right skills for $4.4 billion dismantling of San Onofre plant - Teri Sforza
  • AP - Vote tally for Iran nuclear deal rises to 31 in Senate
  • Reuters - UPDATE 5-Egyptian court sentences 3 Al Jazeera journalists to prison - Ahmed Aboulenein
  • Corvallis Gazette Times - NuScale hopes to change the conversation on nuclear power - Bennett Hall
  • Parsippany Daily Record - LETTER: U.S. should adopt nuclear recycling - Dr. Letty Lutzker, Saint Barnabas Medical Center, Livingston, NJ
  • SA Business Times - Unfazed by row over nuclear build plans - Jan-Jan Joubert
  • Times of Israel - PM: Israel not opposed to a civilian nuke program for Iran
  • Costa Rica Star - How Soviet Nuclear Testing Poisoned the People of Kazakhstan
  • Pakistan Express Tribune - Safety and security: US says Pakistan is a responsible nuclear state
  • Sunday Mirror - Compensation for Britain's nuclear test victims promised by three Labour leadership candidates - Susie Boniface
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Understand 'residual risk' for nuclear safety - George Apostolakis
  • KSNV News3LV - Man crashes truck into locked gate of former nuclear test site
  • KOLO - Sheriff: Man Arrested After Nevada Security Site Gate Crash
  • SA Business Times - OpEd: Nuclear EIA will be scrupulous, thorough - Edna Molewa
  • Missourinet.com - Ameren begins moving nuclear waste to central Missouri site - Alisa Nelson
  • Atlanta Journal-Constitution - Gas deal could signal Southern's drift from new nuclear projects - Russell Grantham and Leon Stafford
  • Bangladesh Daily Star - A challenge for Rooppur nuclear power plant - K.M. Mahbubur Rahman
  • The Hindu - 'US considered nuclear strike against Afghanistan post 9/11'
  • Franklin Daily Journal - Exelon mulling closure of unprofitable Quad Cities nuclear plant, decision due by Oct. 1 - Tammy Webber
  • Lynchburg News and Advance - Baker: At BWXT, We're Returning to Our Roots in Lynchburg - Sandy Baker
  • Vermont Journalism Trust - Entergy should seek another site for spent fuel, planners say - Mike Faher
  • Channel News Asia - Huge protest in Tokyo rails against PM Abe's security bills - Kiyoshi Takenaka and Linda Sieg
  • Herald Scotland - Osborne to visit Faslane in wake of whistleblower safety concerns - David Campbell
  • Newport News Daily Press - OSHA advisers lean toward Newport News shipyard in beryllium debate - Hugh Lessig
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Transite removal underway at K-27 - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Aerial view of Graphite Reactor in 1944 - Frank Munger
  • Tri-City Herald - Letter: Worried about nuclear contamination in Pasco - Abel Carreno, Walla Walla
  • Trend News Agency - Huge protest in Tokyo rails against PM's security bills
  • Trend News Agency - Rouhani: Iran, US and China to cooperate in Arak reactor
  • Xinhua News - Iran sees China major partner in post-nuclear-deal era: Rouhani
  • Japan Times - Tochigi town residents rally against selection as candidate site for final disposal of radiation-tainted waste
  • High Country News - Is Yucca Mountain back on the table? - Kate Schimel
  • News24 Kenya - MPs, Energy officials disagree over nuclear energy - Samuel Kisika
  • NHK World - Sendai reactor output to achieve 100% capacity
  • Kyodo News - 2,700 locals rally against possible radioactive waste disposal
  • Asahi Shimbun - Kyushu utility to double geothermal power generation by 2030 - Junichiro Nagasaki
  • Japan Times - Thousands protest Abe, security bills at Diet rally - Tomohiro Osaki
  • Mainichi Daily News - Protesters rally across Japan against controversial security bills

    Saturday, August 29, 2015

  • Popular Mechanics - How Radioactive Waste from the Atom Bomb Ended Up in a St. Louis Park - John Wenz
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea opens first nuclear waste repository - yonngong@yna.co.kr
  • CounterPunch - NSP/Xcel Energy Falsified Welding Test Documents on Rad Waste Casks - John LaForge
  • CATO Institute - Federal Nuclear Clean Up: $150 Billion - Chris Edwards
  • Newry Times - 'Concerns over burying radioactive waste not a perception problem' – Ritchie - Paul Malone
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Richardson urges Sen. Reid to keep plutonium disposal project on track
  • AP - Correction: Iran-Nuclear story - George Jahn
  • AP - Ex-Energy Secretary Richardson: Keep MOX project going - Meg Kinnard
  • Reuters - U.S. court hands win to NSA over metadata collection - Lawrence Hurley
  • The Economist - Faff and fallout: The next president will have to decide what to do about radioactive waste
  • Hilton Head Island Packet - Budget on Georgia nuclear plant level, uncertainty remains - Ray Henry
  • Atlanta Business Chronicle - Plant Vogtle nuclear expansion still on schedule - Dave Williams
  • Anderson Independent Mail - Budget on Georgia nuclear plant steady, uncertainty remains - By RAY HENRY
  • Las Cruces Sun-News - Richardson asks Obama to keep South Carolina nuclear project alive - Meg Kinnard
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - 1,100 union workers to strike at nuclear weapons plant - Frank Munger
  • PR Newswire - Amarillo Nuclear Workers at DOE Amarillo Plant Vote to Strike - Boston Herald?
  • Boston Herald - As You Were Saying...Nuke plants key to energy plans - Gilbert J. Brown
  • CATO Institute - Federal Nuclear Clean Up: $150 Billion - Chris Edwards
  • The Hankyoreh - Seoul suggests inter-Korean talks on N. Korea nuclear issue - Kim Oi-hyun
  • Trend News Agency - Kazakhstan to remain leader in uranium extraction till 2025– Kazatomprom
  • South China Morning Post - The leading power: China to take charge in Iran's nuclear plant revamp - Li Jing jing
  • Japan Times - Tochigi town residents rally against selection as candidate site for final disposal of radiation-tainted waste
  • Want China Times - Processing spent nuclear fuel becoming an urgent issue for China
  • Kyiv Post - Nuclear non-proliferation center opens in Odesa
  • Chillicothe Gazette - Editorial: It's time to stop playing games with Piketon funding
  • Japan Times - Documentary captures anti-nuclear protest movement's evolution
  • The Ecologist - Ukraine sues anti-nuclear campaigners - The Ecologist
  • Asahi Shimbun - Morphological defects found in Japanese fir trees around Fukushima nuclear plant
  • Daily Hamshire Gazette - Rutherford H. Platt: A nuclear theater of the absurd - Rutherford H. Platt
  • Cairo Post - Egypt launches radioactive isotopes production project - AlterNet?
  • AlterNet - Radioactivity Found in Pennsylvania Creek, Illegal Fracking Waste Dumping Suspected - Sharon Kelly
  • Asahi Shimbun - Sendai reactor to resume commercial operations Sept. 10 - Junichiro Nagasaki
  • Tri-City Herald - Governors: Congressional recommendations would hurt Hanford cleanup - Annette Cary
  • Lower Hudson Journal - Letter: Indian Point benefits region - Joe Brown, Peekskill
  • Kyiv Post - Inquirer: 'Cure' for Chornobyl children to be sun, sea, clean air in Portugal
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - 'It's not our goal at any time to strike' - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - NNSA urges 'continued discussions' at Pantex - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - CNS made info appeal directly to Pantex workers; contractor 'surprised' by rejection - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Metal Trades chief rips 'ridiculous' policy that limits worker benefits at DOE sites - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Strike authorized at Pantex; begins at midnight - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - CNS: work will continue at Pantex - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Peace alliance raises concerns on Manhattan Park - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Final contract offer boosted wage package - Frank Munger
  • Atomic Insights - Reactor Coolant Pumps for AP1000 still a problem - Rod Adams
  • Beyond Nuclear - Handguns stolen from LaSalle nuclear power plant arsenal in security breach
  • Tri-City Herald - Battelle union contract approved on close vote
  • IPS - U.S.-Made Cluster Munitions Causing Civilian Deaths in Yemen - Kanya D'Almeida
  • GreenWorld - Ukraine's nuclear giant attacks activists, not safety problems
  • Asahi Shimbun - Kyushu utility to double geothermal power generation by 2030 - Junichiro Nagasaki
  • ENENews - Radiation Expert: Horrific health toll from Fukushima – "Impossible not to be moved by scale of deaths and suffering" – Thousands to die of cancer and that's just the tip of the iceberg – Number of dead babies significantly increased in many areas of Japan – Government actions unconscionable (AUDIO)
  • Fukushima Diary - Japanese Special Natural Monument "ptarmigan" found dead 2 continuous days / Bleeding from heart and lungs - Iori Mochizuki
  • Fukushima Diary - NIRS reported 98 percent of fir trees deformed in no-returning zone of Fukushima - Iori Mochizuki
  • Japan Times - Tochigi town residents rally against selection as candidate site for final disposal of radiation-tainted waste
  • Jiji Press - Sendai No. 1 Reactor's Output Reaches Full Capacity
  • Kyodo News - 2,700 locals rally against possible radioactive waste disposal
  • Mainichi Daily News - Fukushima fir trees in higher radiation areas showing abnormal growth
  • Mainichi Daily News - Contaminated rainwater at Fukushima plant repeatedly leaked into sea
  • Mainichi Daily News - Kazakhstan welcomes Hiroshima peace stone at antinuclear rally
  • NHK World - Cleanup starts in Fukushima's restricted zone
  • NHK World - Groundbreaking ceremony for thermal plant in Java
  • NHK World - Abnormalities found in trees near Fukushima plant
  • NHK World - Sendai nuclear power plant achieves 100% output
  • Japan Times - Tochigi town residents rally against selection as candidate site for final disposal of radiation-tainted waste
  • Japan Times - Documentary captures anti-nuclear protest movement's evolution - Masami Ito

    Friday, August 28, 2015

  • Bipartisan Policy Center - Restarting the Yucca Mountain Project: The Case For and Against (pdf-825K)
  • KSNV News3LV - Eggs and Issues: Congressman Joe Heck talks politics - Jeff Gillan
  • Augusta Chronicle - Former energy secretary backs plutonium disposal - Wesley Brown
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Heck: Immigration reform talks should include birthright citizenship
  • Albuquerque Journal - Editorial: More DOE bungling at WIPP
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Commerce secretary tours ORNL composites facility - Ed Marcum
  • Reuters - Iran may have built extension at disputed site: U.N. nuclear watchdog - Shadia Nasralla
  • Reuters - Former New Mexico governor: Halting plutonium cleanup 'very bad idea' - Andrea Shalal
  • TIME - Retired Generals Wage Letter War Over Iran Nuclear-Deal Vote - Mark Thompson
  • Columbus Dispatch - Mass layoff possible in Portsmouth uranium cleanup - Kantele Franko
  • MLive - It's time to speak up about Canada's radioactive nuclear waste proposal - Saginaw News opinion
  • Augusta Chronicle - Letter: Solve waste problem - Victor J. Reilly, Aiken, S.C.
  • The Independent - At the Hinkley point of no return, is this a nuclear white elephant? - Tom Bawden
  • OilPrice - Sweden's Nuclear Shutdown A Sign Of What's To Come - Michael McDonald
  • Buffalo News - Letter: Nuclear power is central to Clean Power success - Rob DiFrancesco, Director, New York Affordable, Reliable Electricity Alliance
  • Lancaster County LNP - Three Mile Island nuclear plant being considered for closure? - Ad Crable
  • Power Engineering - Rethinking Steel-Plate Composite (SC) Construction for Improved Sustainability and Resiliency of Nuclear Power Plant Structures - Sanjeev R. Malushte, Bechtel Fellow and Technology Manager, Bechtel Corporation Amit H. Varma, Professor of Civil Engineering, Purdue University
  • The Hill blog - Solyndra lied to get loan guarantee, investigators say - Timothy Cama
  • CounterPunch - Behind the Congressional Disagreements Over the Iran Nuclear Deal - Ismael Hossein-Zadeh
  • World Nuclear News - Dominion institutes corrective actions at Millstone
  • World Nuclear News - Conditions and safety the focus at Fukushima site
  • World Nuclear News - Paladin narrows its loss, continues to cut costs
  • Kyiv Post - Nuclear non-proliferation center opens in Odesa
  • Reuters - TABLE-S.Korea to restart Hanbit No.2 nuclear reactor -watchdog
  • Fierce Energy - NEIS celebrating blow to Exelon nuclear - Barbara Vergetis Lundin
  • BelTA - Belarusian nuclear power plant's training center to open soon
  • BelTA - Mikhadyuk: BelNPP construction schedule unaffected by macroeconomic situation in Russia
  • BelTA - Belarus ready to share nuclear power plant construction experience with Kazakhstan
  • BelTA - Russia named main supplier of nuclear fuel for Belarusian nuclear power plant
  • Al-Ahram - Dismissal of Egyptian scientist from Dabaa nuclear project met with disapproval - Zeinab El-Gundy
  • Premium Times, Nigeria - 5 Nigerian universities host nuclear energy centres of excellence –NAEC
  • Newry Times - 'Concerns over burying radioactive waste not a perception problem' - Ritchie - Paul Malone
  • Union of Concerned Scientists - NRC Rejects Recommendation to Require Nuclear Plant Owners to Establish Plans to Address a Core-Melt Accident
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Frank Munger: Mercury cleanup grabs attention in Oak Ridge - Frank Munger
  • Focus News - BelTA: Bulgaria offers Azerbaijan to invest in energy projects
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Pantex union chief: 'The crowd is angry' - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Pantex workers vote to strike - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Installing new equipment may help get out of old 9212 - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - NNSA 'hopeful' - Frank Munger
  • All Things Nuclear - NNSA's Roller Coaster Ride on Costs of the 3+2 Plan - Eryn MacDonald, analyst
  • GreenWorld - Ukraine's nuclear giant attacks activists, not safety problems - Michael Mariotte
  • IAEA - Trained to Adapt: Researchers from Pakistan, Mauritius and Afghanistan Breed Mutant Plants to Take on a Changing Climate
  • Trend News Agency - Iran's atomic chief, Chinese FM discuss bilateral ties
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea seeks direct nuclear talks with N. Korea - Lee Chi-dong
  • Press TV - Parchin not a nuclear site: US State Department
  • Press TV - IAEA verifies Iran's compliance with commitments
  • Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board - Rules: FOIA Fee Schedule Update, Pages 52174 - 52175 [FR DOC #: 2015-21413]
  • Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board - Notices: Meetings; Sunshine Act, Pages 52265 - 52266 [FR DOC #: 2015-21411]
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Portsmouth, Pages 52267 - 52268 [FR DOC #: 2015-21324]
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notices: Environmental Impact Statements; Weekly Receipts, Pages 52273 - 52274 [FR DOC #: 2015-21379]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Facility Operating Licenses: Watts Bar Nuclear Plant, Unit No. 1, Pages 52348 - 52351 [FR DOC #: 2015-21347]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Guidance: Instructions for Recording and Reporting Occupational Radiation Dose Data, Pages 52345 - 52346 [FR DOC #: 2015-21306]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Guidance: Protection Against Extreme Wind Events And Missiles For Nuclear Power Plants, Pages 52346 - 52348 [FR DOC #: 2015-21305]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Petitions: Vermont Yankee Nuclear Power Station and Kewaunee Power Station, Pages 52351 - 52352 [FR DOC #: 2015-21431]
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea opens first nuclear waste repository - yonngong@yna.co.kr
  • Augusta Chronicle - Former energy secretary backs plutonium disposal - Wesley Brown
  • Reuters - Former New Mexico governor: Halting plutonium cleanup 'very bad idea' - Andrea Shalal
  • Bay Area Indymedia - Nuclear Shutdown News August 2015 - Michael Steinberg

    Thursday, August 27, 2015

  • Yakima Herald-Republic - Newhouse seeks emergency money for wildfires - Geoff Folsom
  • Michigan Radio - We need a solution for storing nuclear waste, but our heads are stuck in the sand - Jack Lessenberry
  • Ontario Argus Observer - Idahoans should stand tall in demanding accountability on nuclear waste - Kelsey Jae Nunez, Executive Director Snake River Alliance
  • WRAL Raleigh - Government lab researchers develop radioactive waste tracker
  • AP - IAEA reports Iran broadly complying with nuclear accords - Bradley Klapper
  • AP - Kazakhstan to host international uranium bank
  • Bloomberg - Opposition Grows to South Africa's $100 Billion Nuclear Plan - Michael Cohen
  • Bloomberg - Iran Deal Lobbying Targets Money to the Message
  • Reuters - Kazakhstan to host IAEA nuclear fuel bank to assist non-proliferation - Raushan Nurshayeva
  • Daily Pakistan - Pakistan's nuclear stockpile could become world's third largest: report - Fayyaz Hussain
  • Forbes - How Close Are We To Nuclear Fusion? - Ethan Siegel
  • Lancaster County LNP - Three Mile Island nuclear plant being considered for closure? - Ad Crable
  • Globe and Mail - Nuclear watchdog slams uranium report - Bertrand Marotte
  • Danville Register & Bee - State attorneys ask judge to dismiss Virginia Uranium suit - Trevor Metcalfe
  • SpaceNews - DoE to Crank Out New Plutonium-238 in 2019 by Dan Leone - See more at: http://spacenews.com/doe-to-crank-out-new-plutonium-238-in-2019/#sthash.ygiwLzoA.dpuf
  • Jakarta Post - Ministry wants RI to have nuclear plant by 2024
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Fukushima today: A first-person account from the field and the conference table - Subrata Ghoshroy
  • Japan Times - Government mulls new subsidies for communities near decommissioned nuclear reactors
  • The Olympian - Government lab researchers develop radioactive waste tracker
  • ENENews - "Horrific environmental mystery… Everyone's freaked out": 1,500% normal death rate in whales off West Coast – Gov't declares unprecedented Unusual Mortality Event – Scientists alarmed, 'no idea' what's happening – Expert: "It's all going to cascade up to us" – Other die-offs being reported (VIDEOS)
  • The Olympian - Government lab researchers develop radioactive waste tracker
  • Arizona Public Media - Regulate Reopened Uranium Mines, Group Asks Government
  • ABC.au - Victorian farmers tell independent facilitator radioactive mining waste could damage land and human health - Danielle Grindlay
  • Bellona - Russia announces second floating nuclear plant as new problems plague its first - Charles Digges
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - Pilgrim nuclear power plant reactor restarted - Christine Legere
  • Adirondack Daily Enterprise - Hazmat scare on Helen Hill - Chris Knight
  • BelTA - Second reactor vessel for Belarusian nuclear power plant in 2017
  • Pakistan Today - Pakistan, Kazakhstan to cooperate in energy, civil nuclear sectors
  • BelTA - Belarus ready to share nuclear power plant construction experience with Kazakhstan
  • BelTA - Belarusian nuclear power plant's training center to open soon
  • Popular Science - U.S. Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz Explains The Science Of The Iran Deal - Katie Peek
  • in-cumbria - Event to tackle the challenges facing Nuclear Industry - Jamie Dixon
  • BelTA - Russian Atommash to make steam generators for Belarusian nuclear power plant in 2016
  • WantChina Times - Ground broken on China's first national nuclear industrial park
  • BelTA - Top-notch equipment for Belarusian nuclear power plant
  • New Indian Express - India to Get First Fast Reactor Fuel Reprocessing Plant in Tamil Nadu
  • San Francisco Chronicle - Utilities overseer says it's too poor to release e-mails promptly - Jaxon Van Derbeken
  • Brattleboro Reformer - Vermont Yankee spent fuel storage issue comes before PSB - Robert Audette
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Y-12 contractor in rent squabble over document site - Frank Munger
  • UT The Daily Texan - New energy partnership proves UT leads the way in energy research - Mary Dolan
  • Polish Radio - US weapon bases set for Poland in mid-2016
  • WPSD Paducah - Honeywell plant resumes production after leak investigation
  • The Southern Illinoisian - Honeywell's resumes production after leak - The Southern, 710 N. Illinois Avenue Carbondale, IL
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Bechtel seeks small-biz interest on UPF support facility - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Advisory panel to host mercury cleanup discussion - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Oak Ridge counterintelligence officer on paid leave pending death probe - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Y-12 contractor in squabble over rent at classified documents storage facility - Frank Munger
  • Beyond Nuclear - VICTORY: DC PSC rejects Exelon Nuclear's takeover of Pepco!
  • All Things Nuclear - Workshop on the Future of the U.S. Nuclear Arsenal - Eryn MacDonald, analyst
  • GreenWorld - Renewables as baseload power? Yes.
  • IAEA - Women in Nuclear Meet Atoms for Peace - Francesco Cenedese, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - IAEA and Kazakhstan Sign Agreement to Establish Low Enriched Uranium Bank - Miklos Gaspar, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Trend News Agency - Iran's 10-year nuclear limits to start from Sept. 23 - Umid Niayesh
  • Trend News Agency - China to modernize Iran 's Arak nuclear reactor, make new plants - Umid Niayesh
  • Trend News Agency - Iran, China discuss construction of nuclear plants
  • Xinhua News - IAEA receives information from Tehran on nuclear plan
  • Xinhua News - IAEA to establish first nuclear fuel bank in Kazakhstan
  • Bellona - Russian nuke station offers discount prices as demand sags – with a few ecological pitfalls - Charles Digges
  • Press TV - IAEA verifies Iran's compliance with commitments
  • Press TV - Iran, China discuss construction of nuclear plants
  • Press TV - Task force to be formed to design Arak reactor: AEOI chief
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Proposed Rules: Low-Level Radioactive Waste Disposal, Pages 51964 - 51965 [FR DOC #: 2015-21169]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Guidance: Inservice Inspection of Ungrouted Tendons in Prestressed Concrete Containments; Withdrawal, Pages 52067 - 52068 [FR DOC #: 2015-21156]
  • World Nuclear News - IAEA and Kazakhstan agree to create nuclear fuel bank
  • World Nuclear News - Production resumes at Metropolis
  • World Nuclear News - Fuel loading begins at first Changjiang unit
  • Associated Press - Watchdog group says review finds 362 vulnerabilities at Hanford waste plant
  • The Economist - Faff and fallout--The next president will have to decide what to do about radioactive waste
  • NAS - Project Update: - Energy Resource Potential for DOE Lands
  • NRC blog - REFRESH – Astounding and (Perhaps) Little Known Facts about the NRC and Radioactive Materials - Brenda Akstulewicz, Regulatory Information Conference Assistant
  • NRC - Dominion Institutes Corrective Actions at Millstone Nuclear Plant Under Settlement Agreement with NRC
  • NHK World - Sendai nuclear plant resumes output increase
  • NHK World - Nuclear regulator designates 5 treatment centers
  • Fukushima Diary - I-131 detected from dehydrated sludge of sewage plant in Gunma - Iori Mochizuki
  • Kyodo News - Kyushu Electric resumes increasing output of nuclear reactor
  • Kyodo News - Japan revises guideline on medical care in nuclear emergency
  • TEPCO - Implementation of New Actions for Information Disclosure
  • Japan Times - Students launch hunger strike to protest security bills - Tomohiro Osaki

    Wednesday, August 26, 2015

  • Nevada Appeal - Amodei predicts House will revive Yucca - Geoff Dornan
  • Bellona - Disposing of plutonium cheaper and safer than making it fuel, says leaked US report - Charles Digges
  • Bloomberg - Tepco Nuclear Safety Reformer Says Industry Needs Peer Reviews - Yuriy Humber and Emi Urabe
  • Bloomberg - Exelon $6.8 Billion Pepco Deal in Doubt on D.C.'s Rejection - Jim Polson and Mark Chediak
  • DOE:IG - Special Report: The Department of Energy's Loan Guarantee to Solyndra, Inc.
  • Washington Post - Leaked report cites design flaws in plant built to treat nuclear waste - Joby Warrick
  • Los Angeles Times - Report finds serious defects at Hanford nuclear waste treatment plant - Ralph Vartabedian
  • The Hill blog - Report finds design flaws at Washington nuclear waste facility - Devin Henry
  • The Week Magazine - The real reason hawks hate the Iran nuclear deal - Damon Linker
  • CNN - U.N. watchdog: We need money to monitor Iran nuclear deal - Laura Smith-Spark and Marilia Brocchetto
  • Michigan Live - Nuclear waste burial near Lake Huron opposed by Great Lakes Bay Alliance - Heather Jordan
  • Idaho Public News Service - Nuke Waste Pressure Builds for Idaho
  • St. Louis Post-Dispatch - President Obama needs to take action on radioactive West Lake Landfill - Byron DeLear and Dawn Chapman
  • Sydney Morning Herald - Security upgrades at Lucas Heights nuclear reactor not influenced by trespasser scare - Henry Belot
  • Owen Sound Sun Times - DGR opponents get international attention 0 - Steven Goetz, Kincardine News
  • Earth Island Institute - Coping With Naples' Toxic Waste Crisis - Daniel J. Newcomer
  • Baltic Course - Ignalina NPP radioactive waste management, storage facilities undergo testing
  • Charleston City Paper - SCE&G seeks yet another rate hike to fund a struggling nuclear project - Paul Bowers
  • nineMSN - Govt backs nuclear inquiry
  • WDBJ7 Roanoke - Motion filed to dismiss Virginia Uranium lawsuit against the commonwealth - Chris Hurst
  • Deutsche Local - Hamburg nuclear plant on road to demolition
  • Japan Times - Japan nuclear watchdog revises guideline to create medical network in event of atomic crisis
  • Bloomberg - Tepco Nuclear Safety Reformer Says Industry Needs Peer Reviews - Yuriy Humber and Emi Urabe
  • Mainichi Daily News - Japan revises guideline on medical care in nuclear emergency
  • SA Independent - Activists take aim at SA's nuclear plan - Nomaswazi Nkosi
  • ABC 17 Mid-Missouri - New spent fuel storage at Fulton nuclear plant
  • SA Business Day - Coal, gas, nuclear all viable, say experts - Charlotte Mathews
  • eNews Channel Africa - Greenpeace lashes out at government over nuclear plans
  • Jakarta Post - New design plans for nuclear power plant in South Tangerang - See more at: Jakarta Post
  • Japan Times - Fishermen OK Tepco plan to dump water from wrecked Fukushima nuclear plant into sea
  • Augusta Chronicle - Electrical problem causes temporary outage at Waynesboro nuclear site - Travis Highfield
  • Anadolu Agency - Russia to build nuclear power plant in Egypt: Putin
  • Al-Ahram - Russia to establish industrial zone in Egypt, Putin and Sisi confirm
  • Sputnik News - Russia-Egypt Nuclear Power Plant Deal Could Be Signed Wednesday
  • The White House - Statement by NSC Spokesperson Ned Price on the International Atomic Energy Agency's Low Enriched Uranium Bank
  • Johannesburg BizNews - Nuclear imminent: Kelvin Kemm says wind/solar not viable alternatives - Bev Mortimer
  • Voice of Journalists - India's Mounting Uranium Stash
  • Westmorland Gazette - Apology called for over nuclear power claim - Mike Addison
  • Sputnik News - Secretive California Company Claims Major Progress in Nuclear Fusion
  • BelTA - Russian Atommash to make steam generators for Belarusian nuclear power plant in 2016
  • Portsmouth Daily Times - 500 layoffs possible at Piketon plant - Frank Lewis
  • BelTA - Environmental protection during BelNPP construction viewed as top priority
  • St. George Daily Spectrum - Fallout from Fukushima - Daniel W. Miles, Washington City
  • Cape Cod Times - Reactor restarted after shutdown - Christine Legere
  • Fierce Energy - Agency watchdog finds NRC political appointees didn't interfere with FOIA requests - Ryan McDermott
  • Tri-City Herald - Glove boxes gone from Hanford's McCluskey Room
  • Tri-City Herald - Hanford safety hearing set for Wednesday in Kennewick
  • Radio Prague - EPH takes big step forward in bid to become dominant Slovak electricity player - Jan Velinger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - CD-1 milestone on proposed mercury-treatment facility; cost estimate rises to $146M - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Guess to oversee nuclear safety - Frank Munger
  • Public Citizen - Coalition Urges Lawmakers to Release Results of Ethics Investigation
  • NAS - Project Update: - Lessons Learned from the Fukushima Nuclear Accident for Improving Safety and Security of U.S. Nuclear Plants
  • The Guardian - 'I choose peace': voices from Iran call for a nuclear deal - video
  • IAEA - Scientific Forum 2015: Jelly-Like Bandage Helps Heal Wounds: Egypt Develops Hydrogels Using Nuclear Techniques - Aabha Dixit, IAEA Office of Public information and Communication
  • IAEA - IAEA Board of Governors authorizes verification and monitoring in Iran in light of Security Council resolution - Miklos Gaspar, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Trend News Agency - Iran not worried about rejection of N-deal by Congress - Temkin Jafarov
  • Trend News Agency - Tehran to start nuclear commercialization under JCPOA, Rouhani says
  • Trend News Agency - IAEA approves plan of Iran's nuclear inspections
  • IAEA - Increasing Opportunities at the IAEA for Young Professionals - Vincent Fournier, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea open to talks with N. Korea on sanctions - hague@yna.co.kr
  • Press TV - Iran, China discuss construction of nuclear plants
  • Press TV - Task force to be formed to design Arak reactor: AEOI chief
  • Press TV - Tehran to start nuclear commercialization under JCPOA: Rouhani
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: President's Council of Advisors on Science and Technology, Pages 51794 - 51795 [FR DOC #: 2015-21130]
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notices: Meetings: National Environmental Justice Advisory Council, Pages 51803 - 51804 [FR DOC #: 2015-21212]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Policy Statement on Cooperation with States at Commercial Nuclear Power Plants and other Nuclear Production and Utilization Facilities, Pages 51847 - 51848 [FR DOC #: 2015-21035]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards, Pages 51848 - 51849 [FR DOC #: 2015-21159]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on Future Plant Designs, Page 51849 [FR DOC #: 2015-21164]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on Planning and Procedures, Pages 51846 - 51847 [FR DOC #: 2015-21167]
  • Tennessee Valley Authority - Notices: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals, Page 51864 [FR DOC #: 2015-20850]
  • Tennessee Valley Authority - Notices: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals, Pages 51864 - 51865 [FR DOC #: 2015-20847]
  • Western Area Power Administration - Notices: Records of Decisions: Great Plains Wind Energy Final Programmatic Environmental Impact Statement, Pages 51800 - 51802 [FR DOC #: 2015-21131]
  • Michigan Radio - We need a solution for storing nuclear waste, but our heads are stuck in the sand - Jack Lessenberry
  • Columbia Daily Tribune - Ameren begins moving Callaway plant's nuclear waste to concrete casks - Roger Mckinney
  • World Nuclear News - Commissioning of Ignalina solid waste facilities under way
  • World Nuclear News - Canadian accident study puts risks into perspective
  • World Nuclear News - Amano seeks extra funding to manage Iran agreement
  • World Nuclear News - Vattenfall applies to decommission Krümmel
  • Korea Times - Food Safety after Fukushima Disaster - Choi Seung-hwan
  • St. Louis Public Radio - Callaway nuclear plant to shift some waste to dry storage – but not all - Véronique LaCapra

    Tuesday, August 25, 2015

  • CounterPunch - U.S. Bows Out After Plowshares Conviction is Vacated: Appeals Court Ill-Informed on Nuclear Overkill - John Laforge
  • Nukewatch - Nukewatch Quarterly - Summer 2015
  • AP - UN expected cost on Iran nuke monitoring: 9.2M euro per year - George Jahn
  • AP - Iran deal picks up support following Reid's endorsement - Jesse J. Holland
  • AP - Southern buying AGL Resources for about $7.93 billion
  • Bloomberg - Exelon's $6.8 Billion Pepco Deal in Doubt After D.C.'s Rejection - Jim Polson and Mark Chediak
  • Bloomberg - Iran Says 'Ballyhoo' Over Military Complex Won't Hinder IAEA Inspection - Hashem Kalantari and Jonathan Tirone
  • Bloomberg - Investigators Need $160 Million to Verify Iran's Nuclear Accord - Jonathan Tirone
  • Bloomberg - One Chart Shows Why Electric Companies Are Going for Gas Lines - Jim Polson
  • Reuters - IAEA received 'substantive' data from Iran this month - Shadia Nasralla
  • Reuters - U.S. says will make sure IAEA has enough money for Iran work - Shadia Nasralla
  • Reuters - Japan to cut oil use with first reactor restart - Osamu Tsukimori and Aaron Sheldrick
  • Business Wire - Over 230 Attend NuScale Power's "NuEx" – NuScale Exposition
  • Forbes - Who Says Nuclear Can't Smooth Out An Erratic Wind? - James Conca
  • Washington Post - Keeping nuclear energy on the table - Blanche Lincoln, Washington, former Democratic U.S. senator from Arkansas, is a member of the leadership council of Nuclear Matters
  • Japan Times - New nuclear fuel bank a welcome development - Gareth Evans
  • Electric Co-op Today - Fitch: Hazy Outlook for U.S. Nuclear Power - Steven Johnson
  • St. Louis Post-Dispatch - President Obama needs to take action on radioactive West Lake Landfill - Byron DeLear and Dawn Chapman
  • St. Louis Public Radio - After uproar, Hazelwood closes St. Cin Park during cleanup of radioactive soil - Durrie Bouscaren
  • CBS St. Louis - Hazelwood Closes Park to Remove Radioactive Dirt - Kevin Killeen
  • Sydney Morning Herald - Security upgrades at Lucas Heights nuclear reactor not influenced by trespasser scare - Henry Belot
  • Idaho Public News Service - Nuke Waste Pressure Builds for Idaho - Deb Courson Smith, Public News Service - ID
  • Johannesburg Citizen - Green Peace activists protest against SA's nuclear power plans - Valeska Abreu
  • InDaily Adelaide - How nuclear billions could transform SA - Tom Kenyon
  • Cairo Post - Egyptian and Russian universities sign atomic energy education deal
  • Al Bawaba - Egypt's Sisi courts Moscow for free trade and nuclear energy deals
  • Biznews Johannesburg - DA questions $100b nuclear financing – Treasury gets late call up - David Maynier
  • Platts - Fourth tanker leaves Iranian floating storage since nuclear deal: Platts cFlow - Sierra Highcloud
  • Japan Times - Declaration calls for early ratification of treaty banning nuclear weapons testing
  • The Hindu - Parade set to showcase China's nuke power
  • Asahi Shimbun - Asahi poll: Abe's war anniversary statement resonated more favorably than not
  • Port Huron Times Herald - 1 week left for comments on nuke dump
  • UK Construction Enquirer - £70m roads upgrade race for nuclear power plant - Aaron Morby
  • Olean Times Herald - 25 years later, Seabrook remains pivotal in nuclear debate
  • Times of India - KNPP engineers learn Russian for better nuclear co-op - M T Saju,TNN
  • MINA - Saudis Financing TV Ads Opposing Nuke Deal with Iran
  • BBC - Sellafield nuclear workers strike in pay dispute
  • The Daily Beast - Nuclear Weapons Contractor to Pay Millions For Misuse of Federal Funds - Patrick Malone
  • Reuters - TABLE-Japan's Kyushu Electric power plant status after nuclear restart - Osamu Tsukimori
  • Asahi Shimbun - Sendai nuclear plant operator set to plug leaks in 5 cooling system pipes
  • News24 - Fukushima's lasting legacy - Andreas Wilson-Späth
  • KXLY Spokane - Wildfires burning near abandoned uranium mine - Rob Kauder
  • The Engineer UK - Last week's poll: where should we store nuclear waste?
  • Astana Times - Officials Say Low Enriched Uranium Bank Will Benefit World on Eve of IAEA Agreement - Malika Orazgaliyeva
  • KJZZ/Rio Salado College - Feds: Palo Verde Nuclear Plant Running Safely - Matthew Casey
  • Japan Times - Fishermen OK Tepco's plan to dump Fukushima plant water into sea
  • Asahi Shimbun - Panel blames TEPCO's negligence for delay in information disclosure - Hiromi Kumai
  • Enformable - TEPCO gets approval to release more Fukushima water into the Pacific
  • Science AAAS - Secretive fusion company makes reactor breakthrough - Daniel Clery
  • Press-Enterprise - Editorial: San Onofre comes with big bill
  • Japan Times - Project to connect American youths with hibakusha winding down - Miya Tanaka
  • Tampa Bay Times - FPL's fracking investment is a money loser so far - William R. Levesque
  • Spokesman-Review blog - Sayer: Idaho can do N-research safely
  • The Scotsman - Atomic splitters
  • Atomic Insights - Sad-ending story of EBR-II told by three of its pioneers - Rod Adams
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Rocky Top nuclear - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Cange and Robbins at ETEBA - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Obama administration adds $1B in energy loan guarantees - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Dan Wilken (1947-2015) - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - What once was K-31 - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - NNSA releases Strategic Vision - Frank Munger
  • All Things Nuclear - Shh! Secrets of the Cooling Towers - Dave Lochbaum, director, Nuclear Safety Project
  • Public Citizen - The System Works: D.C. Regulators Showed Courage in Rejecting Exelon's Proposed Takeover of Pepco - Statement of Allison Fisher, Outreach Director, Public Citizen's Energy Program
  • Tri-City Herald - Hanford PFP positions ending; limited layoffs planned
  • NRC blog - The Freedom to Demonstrate Demonstrated in Crow Butte Hearing - Victor Dricks, Senior Public Affairs Officer, Region IV
  • GreenWorld - Three Exelon nuke sites fail to clear PJM auction….bye, bye Quad Cities?
  • IAEA - Introductory Statement to the Board of Governors - IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano
  • BBC - IAEA asks for more money to monitor Iran nuclear deal
  • Trend News Agency - IAEA approves plan of Iran's nuclear inspections
  • Trend News Agency - Azerbaijan, Pakistan to cooperate in nuclear research - Huseyn Valiyev
  • Trend News Agency - IAEA asks member states for more money for Iran nuclear work
  • Trend News Agency - Iranian parliament's nuclear deal committee convenes - Khalid Kazimov
  • Trend News Agency - Rouhani says war shadow over Iran gone - Umid Niayesh
  • Trend News Agency - Shell exploring future role in Iran 's energy - Umid Niayesh
  • Press TV - Iran says 'will not accept' leaks of secret data by IAEA
  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - Notices: Charter Renewals: Advisory Board on Radiation and Worker Health, Page 51567 [FR DOC #: 2015-21000]
  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - Notices: Meetings: Advisory Board on Radiation and Worker Health, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Pages 51566 - 51567 [FR DOC #: 2015-21001]
  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - Notices: Meetings: Subcommittee for Dose Reconstruction Reviews, Advisory Board on Radiation and Worker Health, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Page 51566 [FR DOC #: 2015-21002]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Proposed Rules: Reactor Effluents, Pages 51481 - 51482 [FR DOC #: 2015-21072]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Domestic Licensing of Source Material, Pages 51613 - 51614 [FR DOC #: 2015-20998]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Standard Review Plans: Design of Structures, Components, Equipment, and Systems, and Reactor Coolant System and Connected Systems, Pages 51614 - 51615 [FR DOC #: 2015-21074]
  • Fukushima Diary - Cs-134/137 detected from 9 of 9 pond smelt samples in Gunma - Iori Mochizuki
  • NHK World - Sendai plant to increase output from Thursday
  • NHK World - Agreement reached on decontaminated water disposal
  • NHK World - Seawater leak found at Sendai nuclear plant
  • Kyodo News - Fishermen OK TEPCO's plan to dump Fukushima plant water into sea
  • Asahi Shimbun - Panel blames TEPCO's negligence for delay in information disclosure - Hiromi Kumai
  • Asahi Shimbun - 1st algae-based oil producing facility in Fukushima set up in devastated region
  • Japan Times - Fishermen OK Tepco's plan to dump Fukushima plant water into sea
  • Mainichi Daily News - Fishermen OK TEPCO's plan to dump Fukushima plant water into sea
  • Center for Public Integrity - Nuclear weapons contractor to pay millions for misuse of federal funds - Patrick Malone
  • Fair.org - Media and Nuclear Deal Opponents Continue to Spread Debunked Myth Iran Will Monitor Itself - Ben Norton

    Monday, August 24, 2015

  • War on the Rocks - How the AP Got the Iran Inspections Story Wrong - Cheryl Rofer
  • Bloomberg - Do Republicans Have a Shot at Winning Harry Reid's Nevada Senate Seat? - Gregory Giroux
  • AP - Britain says Iran too powerful to leave in isolation
  • AP - Reid: Iran deal best path to stop country from getting bomb - Jesse J. Holland
  • Bloomberg - Tepco Bid to Restart Niigata Atomic Station Stymied by Governor - Yuriy Humber and Emi Urabe
  • Bloomberg - Harry Reid Adds to 'Yes' Votes in Obama Push for Iran Agreement - Angela Greiling Keane, David Lerman
  • New York Times - Future Risks of an Iran Nuclear Deal - David E. Sanger And Michael R. Gordon
  • Boston Globe - The Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station in Plymouth went into automatic shutdown Saturday. - Nicole Fleming
  • Phys.org - Interactive tool lifts veil on the cost of nuclear energy - Jake Smith
  • News24 - Jonathan Erasmus, The Witness
  • U.S. News & World Report - French foreign minister: EDF to consider participating in building new Czech nuclear reactors
  • Wall Street Journal - Three Exelon Nuclear Plants Don't Clear Capacity Auction - Ezequiel Minaya
  • ABC News - Local Officials Blame Feds for Delay in Nuke Dump Reopening
  • iAfrica - Nuclear power must be affordable - Nene - By: Zunaid Ismael
  • Monroe Evening News - 25 years later, Seabrook remains pivotal in nuclear debate
  • Daily Mirror - Fukushima nuclear disaster evacuees promised 2017 return but 'ineffective' clear-up may take 200 years - Tom Parry
  • Japan Times - Tepco bid to restart Kashiwazaki-Kariwa nuclear plant stymied by governor
  • Derby Telegraph - Neil White: Shame over nuclear test vets poses question about Britain's real traitors
  • Pittsburgh Tribune-Review - Letter: Nuclear plants & carbon rule - Blanche Lincoln, Washington, D.C.
  • RT - World's most powerful nuke replica comes to Moscow
  • Tennessee Today - Nuclear Engineering Student Group Named Top in US
  • Punjab News Express - Engage BARC to study Uranium contamination of ground water in Punjab - Bir Devinder Singh
  • NASDAQ - Three Exelon Nuclear Plants Don't Clear Capacity Auction - Dow Jones Business News
  • Sentinel Republic - University of Saskatchewan will host nuclear fusion experts
  • World Nuclear News - Enel in talks with EPH over Slovenské Elektrárne stake
  • World Nuclear News - Keel-laying for new US nuclear ship
  • Tri-City Herald - DNFSB to meet in Kennewick on Hanford vit plant safety culture
  • IEER - NRC Briefing on Greater-Than-Class C Radioactive Waste
  • Press TV - German FM to visit Iran early October for talks on nuclear accord
  • Kenya Broadcasting Corporation - IAEA to audit Kenya's capacity for nuclear energy - O'brien Kimani
  • DOE - President Obama Announces More Than a Billion Dollars in Energy Department Initiatives to Advance Innovative Clean Energy Technologies
  • NRC - NRC Schedules Open House Aug. 31 to Discuss Performance of DC Cook Nuclear Power Plant
  • ENENews - Record-breaking typhoon to make direct hit on Japan's only restarted nuclear plant – 159 mph gust last night, strongest ever measured at location – Waves near 40 ft. high expected around island – Gov't alerts for landslides and floods – Cracks and leaks already found at nuclear plant (VIDEO & MAP)
  • NHK World - Seawater leak found at Sendai nuclear plant
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: Environmental Management SiteSpecific Advisory Board, Nevada, Page 51250 [FR DOC #: 2015-20841]
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notices: Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.; Weekly Receipts, Pages 51256 - 51257 [FR DOC #: 2015-20728]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Classification Record, Pages 51328 - 51329 [FR DOC #: 2015-20824]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Confirmatory Orders: Dr. Bradley D. Bastow, Pages 51323 - 51326 [FR DOC #: 2015-20874]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: License Transfers: Entergy Gulf States Louisiana, LLC; River Bend Station, Unit 1, Pages 51329 - 51330 [FR DOC #: 2015-20868]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: License Transfers: Entergy Louisiana, LLC; Waterford Steam Electric Station, Unit 3, Pages 51326 - 51328 [FR DOC #: 2015-20869]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings; Sunshine Act, Pages 51330 - 51331 [FR DOC #: 2015-21055]

    Sunday, August 23, 2015

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Yucca Mountain repository hearings announced - Steve Tetreault
  • Gulf News - Nuclear energy policy needs studied calibration - Saadallah Al Fathi
  • Albuquerque Journal - Critics blame mismanagement for WIPP delay - Lauren Villagran
  • AP - British foreign secretary reopens embassy in Tehran - Ali Akbar Dareini
  • AP - 25 years later, Seabrook remains pivotal in nuclear debate - Rik Stevens
  • Bloomberg - U.K. Reopens Iran Embassy After Four Years as Hammond Visits - Golnar Motevalli and Grant Smith
  • Reuters - Britain reopens embassy in Iran ransacked in 2011 - Guy Faulconbridge
  • UPI - New drug may protect against nuclear radiation effects - Marilyn Malara
  • Economic Times - Lesson for India: Why reprocessing of spent fuel from nuclear reactors makes little sense - MV Ramana
  • Ynetnews - Newly released documents show US attempts to halt Israeli nuclear weapons program - Yitzhak Benhorin
  • Japan Times - Top-heavy, nuke-clinging Kepco faces liberated electricity market
  • CapeCodToday - Automatic shutdown at Pilgrim Nuclear Plant Saturday
  • The Hindu - Programme on nuclear energy held in college
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - Pilgrim scrams again: valve problem shuts down Plymouth nuclear reactor
  • Crain's Chicago Business - Exelon's case for how poorly its nukes are doingN - Steve Daniels
  • Focus Taiwan - Taiwan does not need nuclear submarines: President Ma - Kuo Tze-hsuan and Christie Chen
  • Richmond Times-Dispatch - Main: No need for another North Anna reactor - Ivy Main
  • Wyoming Tribune - Lawmaker: Groundwater contamination could halt Belvoir plan - Trevor Brown
  • Eureka Times Standard - Letter: Decommissioning comes with costs - Michael Manetas, McKinleyville
  • Marine Technology News - New Submarine Named USS Idaho
  • Bulletin Leader - EPA says no risk from Colorado river sediments - Sam Kerry
  • Yonhap News - Koreas resume high-level talks on easing tensions
  • Trend News Agency - Iran - P5+1 joint commission to hold first meeting in New York - Umid Niayesh
  • truth-out - Without Context, Environmental Images Obscure Who's Responsible for Climate Change - Finis Dunaway,
  • Dickinson Press - Kubik: Today, toxic waste; tomorrow, Superfund designation - Mandy Kubik
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Report pressures Congress to kill plan for plutonium - Patrick Malone and Douglas Birch
  • Snake River Alliance - IDAHO SHOULD STAND TALL WHEN DEMANDING ACCOUNTABILITY ON NUCLEAR WASTE - Kelsey Nunez
  • New Yorker - A Reporter at Large: Hiroshima - John Hersey
  • Fukushima Diary - August's 3rd worker died in Fukushima plant after the work of retained contaminated water beside Reactor 1 - Iori Mochizuki
  • Japan Times - Surviving the postwar Soviet detention camps
  • Japan Times - At 86, trauma still plagues Nagasaki A-bomb survivor who couldn't save sister
  • Japan Times - Top-heavy, nuke-clinging Kepco faces liberated electricity market
  • Japan Times - Top-heavy, nuke-clinging Kepco faces liberated electricity market - Eric Johnston
  • Japan Times - Blast rocks 'dangerous material' warehouse at U.S. Army Sagamihara base; no injuries
  • Japan Times - Young Japanese stage nationwide protests over Abe's controversial security bills
  • Mainichi Daily News - Blast rocks U.S. Army warehouse in Japan, no injuries reported
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Photos offer glimpse of civilians' ordeal - Hirohiko Ide and Kenichi Ogata
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Air Force sweeps up, buries dirty bomb material in Nevada - Keith Rogers
  • Wall Street Journal - Nuclear Waste Taints St. Louis Suburb--Radioactive thorium found at residential properties is linked to nuclear-weapons work done decades ago - John R. Emshwiller

    Saturday, August 22, 2015

  • Las Vegas Sun - Regulators schedule meetings on Yucca Mountain nuclear dump report
  • The Guardian - Letters: The west has so much to apologise for in the Middle East
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - New equipment taken to WIPP underground
  • The Ecologist - #COP21: don't nuke the climate! - Peer de Rijk
  • AP - Israeli former minister: 3 plans to hit Iran were blocked
  • Reuters - Netanyahu pressed for Iran attacks, but was denied: ex-defense chief - Maayan Lubell
  • Reuters - Evacuation advisory lifted for Japan volcano near nuclear plant - Osamu Tsukimori
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-Brazil's Camargo Corrêa to return $202 mln to state firms -prosecutors - Guillermo Parra-Bernal and Caroline Stauffer
  • Al Jazeera America - Nuclear waste site bid makes waves in Lake Huron - Steve Friess
  • New York Times - Prospect of Self-Inspections by Iran Feeds Opposition to Nuclear Deal - David E. Sanger
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Report pressures Congress to kill plan for plutonium
  • ABC - Maralinga British atomic test veteran warns State Government against nuclear expansion in SA - Mike Sexton
  • Forbes - Will Markets Welcome Smaller and Less Costly Nuclear Reactors?
  • UChicago News - Interactive tool lifts veil on the cost of nuclear energy - Jake Smith
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - TVA boosts rates as it moves to add more nuclear, gas and renewables, cut coal generation - Dave Flessner
  • Pakistan Dawn - 'Sepa overlooked objections to nuclear power plants'
  • Pakistan Today - Activists voice concern over Karachi nuclear reactor
  • Pakistan Daily Times - Citizens concerned over construction of Karachi nuclear reactors
  • Pakistan Business Recorder - Concerns shown over construction of controversial nuclear power plants
  • EurekAlert - New drug protects against the deadly effects of nuclear radiation 24 hours after exposure - University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston
  • Lower Hudson Journal - Reisman: Indian Point's information war to counter nuke plant mishaps - Phil Reisman
  • KWQC-TV6 Davenport - Cordova nuke plant awaits auction results - Mark Stevens
  • Law360 - Sandia To Pay $4.8M To Settle Nuke Contract Lobbying Claims - Kurt Orzeck
  • VietNamNet Bridge - VN to install GPS devices on all radioactive materials
  • Economic Times - Russian firm Rosatom to provide reactor equipment for Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant unit 3
  • VietNamNet Bridge - Will Vietnam have the first nuclear power plant in Southeast Asia?
  • Financial Express - India's nuke science capability second to none, says Jitendra Singh
  • WBIR-TV - Tennessee Valley Authority to use more gas, renewable power
  • pv magazine - California hits a new utility-scale solar peak output of 6.39 GW-AC - Christian Roselund
  • Japan Times - LDP calls for maximum use of renewable energy
  • Safety+Health magazine - OSHA directive details new resolution process for whistleblower disputes
  • New Indian Express - Kalpakkam PFBR May Get Delayed
  • Spokesman-Review blog - SR: Wasden Right RE: N-Waste
  • GreenWorld - The archaic nature of baseload power–or why electricity will become like long-distance.
  • Xinhua News - China starts construction of quake early warning projects
  • Fukushima Diary - Underground temperature never go down regardless of frozen wall beside common fuel pool - Iori Mochizuki
  • Fukushima Diary - 23,900 Bq/Kg of Cs-134/137 still measured from fish in Fukushima plant port - Iori Mochizuki
  • Kyodo News - Kyushu Electric reactor problem halts plan to increase output
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Photos of Japanese detainees at Dalian camps after WWII found in Russian archive
  • Mainichi Daily News - Evacuation advisory lifted for Sakurajima volcano
  • Grand Forks Herald - MANDY KUBIK: Today, toxic waste; tomorrow, Superfund designation - Mandy Kubik
  • Canada NewsWire - Bruce Power receives best ever annual safety report card from Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission - Yomiuri Shimbun
  • Japan News - Behind the Scenes / Proving negligence in TEPCO case daunting - Kunihiko Yoshizawa and Toru Asami
  • EPA - EPA Administrator Traveling to Japan to Highlight and Advance Environmental Bilateral Cooperation
  • Chosun Ilbo - Japan Lodges WTO Complaint Against Korean Import Ban
  • Idaho Falls Magazine - New Energy in Site--Dr. Mark Peters takes the role of INL Director - Lacey Bennion
  • Australian Conservation Foundation - No Time to Waste on responsible radioactive waste management - Dave Sweeney
  • Beyond Nuclear Initiative Australia - Radioactive Waste: Information for communities
  • NEI - Texas Seeks to License Disposal of GTCC Low-Level Radioactive Waste
  • POGO - What Will Modernizing the Nuclear Weapons Complex Cost? - Jacob Marx

    Friday, August 21, 2015

  • The State - New report questions MOX factory costs at SRS - Sammy Fretwell
  • Galesburg Register-Mail - Tom Loewy: Battle continues after soldier-son's death - Tom Loewy
  • Nevada Appeal - Nevada Sen. Harry Reid discusses solar issues, tax repeal petition - Geoff Dornan
  • World Nuclear News - Disposal beats MOX in US comparison
  • World Nuclear News - Pakistan breaks ground for new Karachi units
  • World Nuclear News - Urenco to complete New Mexico expansion by year-end
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Munger: Getting rid of hot stuff a first step in reactor cleanup - Frank Munger
  • AP - On nuclear deal, not all Israelis are with Netanyahu - DAN PERRY and JOSEF FEDERMAN
  • AP - Text of draft agreement between IAEA, Iran
  • AP - What the secret agreement between Iran and the UN says - George Jahn
  • Reuters - Obama lays out case for Iran nuclear deal in letter to Congress - Jeff Mason
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-Japan's Sendai reactor power ramp-up halted due to pump problem - Kentaro Hamada and Yuka Obayashi
  • TIME - The Strange Story of the First People to Die From Nuclear Weapons During Peacetime - Lily Rothman
  • Newsweek - Let's Be Clear. There Is No Surviving a Nuclear War - James E. Doyle and Ira Helfand
  • KMOV St. Louis - 'Low' radioactive contamination found yards near Coldwater Creek
  • St. Louis Public Radio - Meeting brings up fears, frustrations over radioactive contamination near Coldwater Creek - Véronique LaCapra
  • St. Louis Post-Dispatch - Residents near Coldwater Creek not surprised at nearby contamination - Jacob Barker
  • CBS St. Louis - Neighbors Ask Questions About Radioactive Backyards Near Coldwater Creek - Michael Calhoun
  • Fierce Energy - Nuclear leak: UCS releases private DOE report - Barbara Vergetis Lundin
  • DefenseNews - Beware the Nuclear Experts - James Doyle
  • International Policy Digest - Japan's Nuclear Gypsies: The Homeless, Jobless and Fukushima - Claire McCurdy
  • ArabianBusiness - UAE's nuclear operator says $2.5bn deals awarded to local firms
  • The Hindu - China to build $10 billion N-plants in Pakistan
  • Spokesman-Review - Editorial: Wasden on right side of Idaho's nuclear waste debate
  • The Hindu - Programme on nuclear energy
  • Sputnik News - Iran Nuclear Deal to Boost Trade Between Tehran, Moscow
  • Bellona - Russian official to plead guilty in US court over graft in cooperative nuclear weapons destruction program - Charles Digges
  • UT Tennessee Today - UT's Steve Skutnik Talks Nuclear Power Policy With Vox
  • ABC.au - Traditional owner and Muckaty anti-nuclear waste dump activist Nabarula dies in Tennant Creek - Emma Sleath
  • Russellville Courier - NRC to hold public meeting on Arkansas Nuclear One
  • Press TV - Russia to deliver new fuel to Bushehr plant
  • KTVN Reno - Regulators schedule meetings on Nevada nuclear dump report
  • SBS.au - Comment: No Time to Waste on responsible radioactive waste management - Dave Sweeney
  • Times of San Diego - Edison Disputing CPUC's Ruling About Improper Contacts - Alexander Nguyen
  • Orange County Register - Edison: Private talks with state regulators on San Onofre did no harm - Teri Sforza
  • Bismarck Tribune - Editorial: State responsible for waste, safety
  • Mainichi Daily News - JR East begins decontaminating tracks in areas affected by nuclear crisis
  • Atomic Insights - NIRS firing flak at "pro-nuclear fanatics" - Rod Adams
  • Beyond Nuclear - Volcano near restarted reactor in Japan: chance of large eruption 'extremely high'
  • Fairewinds Energy Education - Demystifying Nuclear Power: Tempting Nature - Sue Prent
  • Greenpeace International - Volcano poses no threat to the Sendai nuclear plant – yep, we've heard that one before - Blogpost by Mamoru Sekiguchi
  • IAEA - When Surging Seas Meet Stronger Rain: Nuclear Techniques In Flood Management - Rodolfo Quevenco, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • DOE - Department of Energy Selects U.C. Berkeley to Lead Consortium for U.S.-China Clean Energy Research Center's Energy-Water Track
  • NRC - NRC to Hold Public Meetings in Maryland and Nevada on Yucca Mountain Environmental Report Supplement
  • Press TV - Iran atomic agency rejects AP report on IAEA inspections as speculation
  • Press TV - IAEA chief hails Iran roadmap as technically sound
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Oak Ridge Reservation, Page 50843 [FR DOC #: 2015-20710]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Proposed Rules: Linear No-Threshold Model and Standards for Protection Against Radiation, Pages 50804 - 50805 [FR DOC #: 2015-20722]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Billing Instructions for NRC Cost-Reimbursement Type Contracts, Pages 50874 - 50875 [FR DOC #: 2015-20666]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Requests to Agreement States for Information, Pages 50877 - 50878 [FR DOC #: 2015-20665]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Department of Energy; Yucca Mountain, Nye County, NV, Pages 50875 - 50877 [FR DOC #: 2015-20638]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Guidance: Preparation and Evaluation of Radiological Emergency Response Plans and Preparedness, Pages 50878 - 50879 [FR DOC #: 2015-20637]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Temporary Exemptions: Lost Creek ISR, LLC; Correction, Page 50875 [FR DOC #: 2015-20719]
  • Natural News - Fukushima site becoming even less stable as crumbling buildings sink into ground around nuclear reactors
  • Union of Concerned Scientists - DOE Study Concludes MOX Facility More Expensive, Much Riskier than Disposing of Surplus Plutonium at New Mexico Repository
  • Augusta Chronicle - Savannah River Site mixed-oxide program needs at least $300 million more, report says - Wesley Brown

    Thursday, August 20, 2015

  • Global Research - Hiroshima's Horrors Prove Nuclear Wars Not 'Winnable' - Prof. Christopher Busby
  • Cape Cod Broadcasting - Downwinders Protesting on Martha's Vineyard
  • Phys.org - Nanocrystals don't add up for reactor materials
  • AP - AP Exclusive: UN to let Iran inspect alleged nuke work site - George Jahn
  • Bloomberg - Trying to Break the U.S. Energy System for Its Own Good - Eric Roston
  • Reuters - IAEA says report Iran to inspect own military site is 'misrepresentation' - Shadia Nasralla
  • Reuters - Britain to reopen embassy in Tehran this weekend - Guy Faulconbridge and William James
  • Reuters - Iran's top security council holds back on nuclear deal review - Bozorgmehr Sharafedin
  • Reuters - Japan asks for WTO panel to rule on S.Korea's Fukushima-related food import restrictions - Elaine Lies
  • CBS News - Editorial: Nuclear watchdog group pushes back against report on Iran inspections - Stephanie Condon
  • Washington Post - Japan's move to restart a nuclear reactor is a good decision
  • New Scientist - Distrust of nuclear power is a post-Hiroshima hang-up we can fix - Geraldine Thomas, a professor of molecular pathology at Imperial College London
  • Open Democracy - Understanding Japan's collective trauma - Giorgio Shani
  • Business Wire - Fitch: US Nuclear Power Growth Prospects Uncertain
  • Economic Times - Australia could be reliable supplier of uranium: Anil Kakodkar, ex-chairman, Atomic Energy Commission of India
  • The State - Court blasts DHEC for failures at nuclear waste dump - Sammy Fretwell
  • The Australian - Uranium mines show new promise as minerals commodities sag
  • U.S. News & World Report - Without the Nuclear Deal, U.S. Will Be Alone in War With Iran - Lawrence Wilkerson
  • St. Louis Public Radio - Army Corps: Yards along Coldwater Creek are contaminated with radioactive waste - Véronique LaCapra
  • St. Louis Post-Dispatch - Army Corps confirms radioactive contamination in yards by Coldwater Creek - Jacob Barker
  • Swissinfo - Nuclear critics threaten legal action over Beznau plant
  • DunyaNews Pakistan - PM inaugurates K-2 nuclear power project in Karachi
  • Radio Pakistan - Overcoming energy crisis Govt's top priority: PM
  • Daily Pakistan - PM Nawaz inaugurates K-2 power plant in Karachi - Nudrrat Khawaja
  • Pakistan Herald - PM Nawaz inaugurates K-2 power plant at Kanupp
  • Economic Times - $10 billion Pakistan nuclear power plant to be built by China
  • McCook Daily Gazette - Water treatment plant confirmed as our best option
  • truth-out - Why Is Israel's Nuclear Arsenal Not Mentioned in Iran Deal Debate? - Jonathan S. Landay
  • Pittsburgh Tribune-Review - Breazeale Nuclear Reactor powers Penn State engineering program - David Conti
  • Platts - Nuclear restart to trim Kyushu Electric's summer oil demand by 30% to 24,000 b/d - Takeo Kumagai, Gawoon Philip Vahn, Deborah Lee,
  • Michigan Radio - Kildee says letters needed to stop Canadian nuclear waste storage plan - Tracy Samilton
  • Business Insider - Canada might start dumping nuclear waste near the US border - Arthur White
  • Port Huron Times Herald - Letter: Canada has better places to stow nuclear waste - MARIE OSMIALOWSKI, Yale
  • Bayshore Broadcasting - US Politicians Warn of Nuclear Waste
  • Spokesman-Review - Letter: Nuclear power the answer - David Barker, Greenacres
  • Hartlepool Mail - Nuclear power station police guards compared to 'The Simpsons' after officers caught sleeping and mishandling firearms while on duty - Richard Kendall
  • SA Business Day - LETTER: Case for nuclear power full of holes - Keith Gottschalk, Claremont
  • CTV News - Environmental groups urge release of report on nuclear disaster scenarios
  • The Local Switzerland - Greenpeace: Swiss nuclear plant must close
  • Morris Daily Herald - Braidwood nuclear station to host community night
  • Japan Times - Tokyo asks for ruling on Seoul import ban
  • Palm Beach Post - FPL favors natural gas, but wants more nuclear at Turkey Point - Susan Salisbury
  • Click Green - Exclusive: EDF Energy mothballs planned Hinkley C nuclear power site
  • World Nuclear News - Russia tests fuel assemblies for BN-800 fast reactor
  • World Nuclear News - Vogtle 3 shield building takes shape
  • World Nuclear News - Test runs to start at UK dry fuel store
  • ENS - Active Volcano Near Japan's Only Working Nuclear Plant
  • BelTA - Russian Power Machines delivers condenser to Belarusian nuclear power plant - Newry Times
  • Newry Times - 'We cannot bury the issue of nuclear waste' – Ritchie - Paul Malone
  • Eureka Times Standard - PG&E updates community on power plant decommissioning - Hunter Cresswell
  • Orillia Packet & Times - Ontario Clean Air Alliance trying to make nuclear power a byelection issue in Simcoe North - Patrick Bales
  • Daily Astorian - Guest column: Hanford's fascinating past, future - Don Haskell
  • World Nuclear News - Test runs to start at UK dry fuel store
  • Mainichi Daily News - Editorial: Use wisdom in drawing curtain on nuclear fuel cycle
  • Platts - Ameren Missouri says coal to remain large part of power generation mix - Bob Matyi
  • Fierce Energy - NRC stands by Diablo Canyon report - Jaclyn Brandt
  • Miami Herald - Letter: Dirty nukes - Art Levy, Key Biscayne
  • Asahi Shimbun - 25% of Fukushima landowners ready to sell plots for contaminated debris storage - Yoshitaka Ito
  • eNews Park Forest - Do the UK government's sums on Hinkley and climate change add up? - Doug Parr / Greenpeace Energydesk
  • Newsworks - Bloom Energy secrecy fuels ongoing criticism - Doug Rainey
  • Outtake Voices - Atomic Veterans Speak In New Documentary (AUDIO) - Charlotte Robinson
  • Prague Post - Temelín's second unit back online
  • Tri-City Herald - Deputy energy secretary to visit PNNL, Hanford
  • NAS - Project Update: Lessons Learned from the Fukushima Nuclear Accident for Improving Safety and Security of U.S. Nuclear Plants
  • NRC - NRC To Hold Public Meeting on Arkansas Nuclear One
  • Trend News Agency - US anti-Iran bans no concern of Russia's in S-300 sale: Lavrov
  • Press TV - Iran-IAEA deal technically sound: Amano
  • Press TV - Over 70 N-experts back Iran JCPOA
  • Xinhua News - Over 70 nuclear nonproliferation experts announce support for Iran agreement
  • Xinhua News - China Focus: Doubts cast over legitimacy of Tianjin blast warehouse
  • Navy Department - Notices: Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Overseas Environmental Impact Statement for Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands Joint Military Training, Pages 50615 - 50616 [FR DOC #: 2015-20507]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Biweekly Notice; Applications and Amendments to Facility Operating Licenses and Combined Licenses Involving No Significant Hazards Considerations; Correction, Page 50663 [FR DOC #: 2015-20701]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Facility Operating Licenses: Duke Energy Carolinas, LLC, McGuire Nuclear Station, Unit Nos. 1 and 2, Pages 50663 - 50669 [FR DOC #: 2015-20531]
  • Tennessee Valley Authority - Notices: Meetings; Sunshine Act, Page 50709 [FR DOC #: 2015-20558]
  • NIRS - Tell NRC to reject efforts by pro-nuke fanatics to weaken radiation standards
  • DOE:EM - EM SITE-SPECIFIC ADVISORY BOARD (EM SSAB)
  • Pahrump Valley Times - New report on Yucca has local officials enthusiastic - Daria Sokolova
  • Bloomberg - Tepco and Mitsubishi Partnering on Fukushima Coal-Fired Plants - Chisaki Watanabe
  • NRC:IG - SUBJECT: EVALUATION OF INVOLVEMENT OF POLITICAL APPOINTEES IN NRC'S FOIA PROCESS (OIG-15-A-18)
  • Point Reyes Light - Fukushima contamination, in the ocean and biosphere - Bing Gong
  • IAEA - Statement by IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano
  • TEPCO - TEPCO Group Company Branding for the New Holding Company SystemSlogan for TEPCO Group's new brand is "The Energy for Every Challenge"
  • DOE - U.S. Department of Energy National Cleanup Workshop??
  • KIFI Idaho Falls - New INL director announced--Mark Peters, Ph. D., has been named as the new director of the Idaho National Laboratory
  • Union of Concerned Scientists - DOE Study Concludes MOX Facility More Expensive, Much Riskier than Disposing of Surplus Plutonium at New Mexico Repository
  • POWERmag - Costs and Deadlines Continue to Challenge V.C. Summer Nuclear Plant Project - Aaron Larson

    Wednesday, August 19, 2015

  • Nevada Appeal - Presidential candidates at Basque Fry
  • CounterPunch - After Hiroshima and Nagasaki, a Third Nuclear Atrocity: the Corruption of Science - Chris Busby
  • Global Research - Is the New U.S. 'Law of War Manual' Actually 'Hitlerian'? - Eric Zuesse
  • IMEMC - Dangerous Trends In Palestinian Health Caused by Occupation: UNRWA - Christof Lehmann
  • Alamogordo Daily News - What's Up Otero? - Tularosa Basin Downwinders Consortium
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - Underground radiological decontamination moves ahead - Sarah Matott
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Risch: Spent fuel research 'needs to be done here'
  • Idaho Statesman - Editorial: Editorial: Common goals a must on INL, nuclear waste agreement
  • KIFI Idaho Falls - Idaho senators encourage Idaho to accept research deal
  • The Republic - Idaho senator asks officials to take action on nuclear waste shipments - Associated Press
  • KLKN Lincoln - Uranium in Nebraska's groundwater - Laurann Robinson
  • CBS Miami - Regulators Asked To Reject FPL Nuclear Request
  • Centre Daily Times - Penn State celebrates 60 years of nuclear reactor research - Lori Falce
  • WNEM Saginaw - Initiative announced to oppose Canadian nuclear waste plan
  • SA Independent - Why SA mustn't go nuclear - Vladimir Slivyak
  • Durham Region - Groups want full nuclear report released
  • CBS St. Louis - Landfill Fire Slowing, Closer to Radioactive Waste - Kevin Killeen
  • News Limited - Trucking nuclear material could clog LeFevre roads, Port Adelaide Enfield Council says
  • SA Independent - Minister must reveal nuclear power plans - Michael O'Brien-Onyeka
  • GhanaWeb - Nuclear regulatory bill awaits presidential assent
  • WIFR Rockford, IL - Ogle County Rejects Plan for Radioactive Waste
  • UAE National - UAE to take part in launch of nuclear fuel bank in Kazakhstan
  • Hans India - TVEL Fuel Company supplies nuclear fuel to the Bushehr Nuclear Power Plant until the end of August
  • STV.tv - Nuclear-powered attack submarine arrives at new home in Scotland
  • Augusta Chronicle - Public Service Commission approves added spending for Plant Vogtle expansion - Wesley Brown
  • World Nuclear News - Tepco announces restructuring
  • World Nuclear News - Ukraine's Energoatom looks ahead to Rovno 3 life extension
  • World Nuclear News - Decommissioning of UK research reactor approved
  • World Nuclear News - Canada's Isowater Corp advances heavy water production
  • Bellona - Russia launches nuclear battle sub retrofitted for underwater research - Charles Digges
  • Radio Prague - Will Finland's deep geological repository serve as a model for Czechs' own spent nuclear fuel site? - Jan Velinger
  • Asahi Shimbun - Hiroshima student calls for elimination of nuclear weapons at Geneva conference - Ichiro Matsuo
  • BBC - Russia to display mega H-bomb copy in Moscow
  • Crosscut Seattle - Small nukes: a long-term prospect for Tri-Cities? - John Stang
  • The Hindu - Anti-nuke protesters appear before court
  • Alton Telegraph - More safeguards sought to prevent spread of landfill fire
  • Kyiv Post - Forest floor smoldering in Chornobyl Puscha - State Emergency Service of Ukraine
  • Utah Public Radio - Utah's Miniature Dams Model the World's Water Future - Jennifer Pemberton
  • Deccan Herald - Plagiarism, favouritism charges hit N-fuel maker - Kalyan Ray
  • in-cumbria - Workers at Sellafield site strike amid safety concerns - Jamie Dixon
  • NAS - Project Update: Assessment of the Department of Veterans Affairs Airborne Hazards and Open Burn Pit Registry
  • NRC blog - On the Wild Side at U.S. Nuclear Power Plants - Neil Sheehan, Public Affairs Officer, Region I
  • GreenWorld - South Africa's Russian nuclear dream boat
  • IAEA - Scientific Forum 2015: Super Crops Created from Irradiated Natural Polymers in Viet Nam - Sasha Henriques, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Trend News Agency - Iran takes congressional rejection of nuclear deal for granted - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notices: Meetings: Science Advisory Board Radiation Advisory Committee, Pages 50275 - 50276 [FR DOC #: 2015-20498]
  • Workers Compensation Programs Office - Notices: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals, Pages 50326 - 50327 [FR DOC #: 2015-20457]
  • Folkestone Herald - Rumours of nuclear dump on the Marsh quashed - AntonyThrower
  • Fukushima Diary - Over 80 Bq/Kg of Cesium-137 detected from vacuum cleaner dust used since this Spring in Tokyo - Iori Mochizuki
  • NHK World - JAEA produced nuclear fuel without permission
  • Asahi Shimbun - Nuclear slogan writer who saw the light now banks on solar power - Akemi Kanda

    Tuesday, August 18, 2015

  • The Guardian - The military ignores Obama's order to release Shaker Aamer from Guantánamo - Clive Stafford Smith
  • Fierce Energy - Yucca Mountain: Much ado about nothing? - Jaclyn Brandt
  • Idaho Statesman - Guest Opinion: Say 'Yes' to powering Idaho's future at INL - Rebecca Casper
  • Idaho State Journal - Andrus appeals DOE refusal to release documents on proposed INL waste shipments
  • Spokesman-Review blog - Former Gov. Andrus files appeal after DOE refuses to release documents on nuke waste - Betsy Z. Russell
  • AP - All-clear given at nuclear site after delivery truck scare
  • Bloomberg - South Africa's ANC Voices Caution on Nuclear Power Plan - Franz Wild
  • Bloomberg - Iran Deal Opposed by Head of Senate Foreign Relations Panel - Kathleen Miller
  • Bloomberg - Air Force Botches Bomber's 10-Year Costs in Reports to Congress - Anthony Capaccio
  • Reuters - Lockdown lifted at U.S. nuke site after sniffer-dog false alarm - Emily Stephenson, Robert Gibbons, Timothy Gardner and Lisa Shumaker
  • Reuters - Use Iran deal to prevent nuclear weapons free-for-all, treaty body says - Shadia Nasralla
  • Reuters - Savannah River nuclear site not in danger -U.S. official
  • Reuters - India, UAE plan infrastructure fund, defence and tech ties - Stanley Carvalho in Dubai and Aditi Shah in New Delhi
  • The Guardian - An expanded nuclear industry in South Australia makes no economic sense - Richard Denniss
  • KRQE News 13 Albuquerque - Study suggests link between uranium, nitrates contamination
  • UPI - Natural uranium found in two major U.S. aquifers - Brooks Hays
  • RT - 'Nuclear waste dumping must overcome public opposition' – expert concedes
  • Morning Star - Pro-nuclear lobbyists plan public info campaign
  • Daily Telegraph - One third of UK 'suitable for a nuclear burial site' - Emily Gosden
  • Global Research - Fukushima 2.0: Japan Re-Starts Nuclear Plant Near Active Volcano
  • Florida Public News Service - Commission to Decide if Ratepayers Must Fund Nuclear Power Plants - Suzanne Potter
  • Palm Beach Post blog - FPL seeks another $34 million for proposed nuclear reactors
  • WQAD Moline - Local leaders join fight to keep Cordova nuclear plant open - Megan Noe
  • Bradenton Times - PSC to Hold Public Hearing Today on FPL's Proposed Advanced Nuclear Fees - Dennis Maley
  • Quad City Times - Local officials voice support for Exelon nuclear plant - Barb Ickes
  • KSDK St. Louis - Missouri DNR says fire moving closer to radioactive waste - Grant Bissell
  • Astana Times - Kazakhstan Increases Uranium Production - Julia Rutz
  • Lynchburg News and Advance - BWX Technologies subsidiary gets Chinese nuclear-plant contract - Jason Ruiter
  • Western Morning News - Comment: New Hinkley Point nuclear reactor in Somerset - a hugely expensive mistake?
  • St. Cloud Times - Officials to simulate nuclear emergency in Monticello
  • Asheville Citizen-Times - SC sets Duke line meeting; interest rivals nuclear plant plans - Tonya Maxwell
  • Port Huron Times Herald - OpEd: - River Mess Undermines Nuke Dump Assurances
  • Vermont Journalism Trust - State sues federal regulators over Vermont Yankee trust fund - Erin Mansfield
  • Mail & Guardian - ANC calls for transparent nuclear tender process - Franz Wild
  • Monticello Times - Simulated incident exercise scheduled Tuesday at Monticello nuclear plant - Tim Hennagir
  • China News Service - Policy highlights opportunities in nuclear plants
  • World Nuclear News - Decommissioning of UK research reactor approved
  • World Nuclear News - Canada's Isowater Corp advances heavy water production
  • World Nuclear News - Watts Bar 2 operating licence request goes out
  • Japan Times - Tepco faces mounting legal woes over Fukushima No. 1 meltdowns - Kentaro Hamada
  • Mainichi Daily News - Renewable energy entrepreneurs criticize nuclear plant reactivation
  • Mainichi Daily News - Japan utilities spent 1.4 tril. yen to maintain idled nuclear plants
  • WWLP Chicopee, MA - Vermont Yankee closure negatively impacting the local economy - Anthony Hill
  • Peekskill-Cortlandt Patch - This is Just a Drill: Gunfire at Indian Point - Lanning Taliaferro
  • Tri-City Herald - New advisory board for ill DOE site workers accepting nominations
  • Beyond Nuclear - Volcano near restarted reactor in Japan: chance of large eruption 'extremely high'
  • All Things Nuclear - Browns Ferry Barbeque - Dave Lochbaum, director, Nuclear Safety Project
  • IAEA - Enhancing Sustainability of National Nuclear Security Programmes through Education and Training - Rodolfo Quevenco, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Energy Department - Notices: Charter Renewals: High Energy Physics Advisory Panel, Page 49997 [FR DOC #: 2015-20354]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Rules: Approved Spent Fuel Storage Casks: Holtec International HI-STORM 100 Cask System, Certificate of Compliance No. 1014, Amendment No. 8, Revision 1, Pages 49887 - 49892 [FR DOC #: 2015-20141]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Personal Qualification StatementLicensee, Pages 50050 - 50051 [FR DOC #: 2015-20360]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings: Advisory Committee on the Medical Uses of Isotopes, Pages 50049 - 50050 [FR DOC #: 2015-20364]
  • Newswire Network Salt Lake City - Nuclear Waste Dumping Protests Won't do Any Good, Experts Say - Boris Djuric
  • Fukushima Diary - Maritime Safety Agency uses unusual font in volcano report for potential reverse SEO - Iori Mochizuki
  • ENENews - Unprecedented volcano warning near Japan's only restarted nuke plant – Mountain is swelling, expanding – Large amounts of magma causing 'sudden crustal movement' – Gov't Now: Extremely high risk of major eruption… Gov't Before Nuke Restart: "Little chance of major eruption" (VIDEO)
  • Kyodo News - Toshiba to fall into red in FY 2014 after accounting scandal
  • Japan Times - Tepco faces mounting legal woes over Fukushima No. 1 meltdowns - Kentaro Hamada
  • Japan Times - Japan will urge G-7 foreign ministers to visit Hiroshima A-bomb park, museum
  • Japan Times - Hibakusha moved to Mexico to forget, but wound up relating his story of survival - Miyako Kurosaki
  • Mainichi Daily News - Renewable energy entrepreneurs criticize nuclear plant reactivation

    Monday, August 17, 2015

  • EP Magazine - NRC Determines Yucca Mountain's Groundwater Impact 'Small'
  • Nevada Appeal - State disagrees with Yucca Mountain study - Ken Ritter, The Associated Press
  • New Baltimore Voice - Sen. Debbie Stabenow announces bill opposing proposed Lake Huron nuclear dump - Jim Bloch
  • Blackburn News - Positive Reaction From Nuclear Waste Open House In Clinton - Bob Montgomery
  • Daily Mirror - Safety lapse at nuclear weapons base as bosses fail to show plan for handling radioactive waste
  • New York Times - Japan's Plutonium Problem - Peter Wynn Kirby
  • Al-Arabiya - 'I look forward to dying:' U.S. veteran fights Gulf War syndrome - Dina al-Shibeeb
  • Idaho Statesman - Spent nuclear fuel shipments to Idaho National Laboratory looking unlikely - By LUKE RAMSETH
  • AP - Iran supreme leader says fate of nuclear deal still unclear - Nasser Karimi
  • AP - Iran nuclear deal could survive even if Congress disapproves - Deb Riechmann
  • AP - Huckabee heading to Israel to raise money, discuss Iran deal - Bill Barrow
  • Bloomberg - Khamenei Says Iran, U.S. Opposition Cloud Fate of Nuclear Deal - Ladane Nasseri
  • Bloomberg - Japan's Economy Contracts as Consumption, Investment Decline - Toru Fujioka
  • Reuters - Brazil's Eletrobras sued in U.S. court over corruption scandal - Marcelo Teixeira
  • Reuters - Foreign firms scramble to fix Iran's refineries once sanctions end - Libby George and Ron Bousso
  • Reuters - Iran still closed to U.S. influence after nuclear deal: Khamenei - Bozorgmehr Sharafedin and Sam Wilkin
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-Fukushima operator's mounting legal woes to fuel nuclear opposition - Kentaro Hamada
  • Reuters - Japan nuclear power firm says no special precautions over volcano - Osamu Tsukimori, Kiyoshi Takenaka and Aaron Sheldrick
  • Reuters - Toshiba likely to post net loss for last fiscal year: Nikkei - Chris Gallagher
  • Forbes - Sweden Better Not Close Its Nuclear Power Plants -- It Gets Really Cold There - James Conca
  • New York Times - Lobbying Fight Over Iran Nuclear Deal Centers on Democrats - Julie Hirschfeld Davis
  • Japan Times - Tepco facing plaintiff surge over Fukushima debacle, '08 disaster warning
  • Huffington World Post - Nuclear Strategy and New Nuclear Powers - Michael Brenner, Senior Fellow, the Center for Transatlantic Relations; Professor of International Affairs, University of Pittsburgh
  • The Local Switzerland - Swiss without nuclear power after shutdown
  • Swissinfo - Country-wide nuclear shutdown due to repairs
  • Wicked Local Walpole - Editorial: Emission goals not viable without nuclear
  • The Guardian - Huckabee headed to Israel to discuss nuclear deal: Iran 'not to be trusted'
  • Arizona Republic - Close Grand Canyon's uranium-mining loopholes - Steve Martin
  • Phys.org - Two major US aquifers contaminated by natural uranium - Scott Schrage
  • Port Huron Times Herald - Locals protest Canadian nuclear waste site - Nicole Hayden
  • OilPrice - What A Nuclear Restart Means For Japanese Oil Demand - Matt Smith
  • Johannesburg BizNews - Only defence against cost overruns of proposed $100bn nuclear fleet - Alec Hogg
  • antiwar.com - Iran Gives IAEA Information on Past Nuclear Activities--Details Were Provided Under Road-Map Agreement - Jason Ditz
  • Tehran Times - Iran expresses readiness for all scenarios in nuclear case
  • Tengrinews - Iran's excess uranium may be stored in Kazakhstan
  • Manawatu Standard - Mururoa nuclear testing witness spent years in pain, group seeks answers - Simon Edwards
  • Fierce Energy - Nuclear capacity hits a high - Jaclyn Brandt
  • Blackburn News - Positive Reaction From Nuclear Waste Open House In Clinton - Bob Montgomery
  • AllAfrica - South Africa: Nuclear Deal - Yet Another Reason Why It Must Be Abandoned - Gordon Mackay
  • Manteca Bulletin - Livermore Lab: Protestors want to stop nuclear proliferation - Leonard Smith, Manteca
  • Yahoo! News UK - 'Social and political challenges' to nuclear waste disposal
  • The Guardian - UK radioactive waste disposal site search continues despite opposition - Emma Howard
  • Taipei Times - Prosecutors lose case on anti-nuclear protesters
  • Portsmouth Herald News - More concrete degradation at Seabrook nuclear plant - Max Sullivan
  • World Nuclear News - Watts Bar 2 operating licence request goes out
  • World Nuclear News - Work gets underway on Fuqing 5 containment
  • World Nuclear News - UK research on intermediate-level waste reduction
  • Japan Times - NRA says Sakurajima volcano no threat to newly restarted Sendai reactor
  • Kyiv Post - Ukrainian rescuers keep extinguishing smoldering fires in Chornobyl Puscha
  • St. George Daily Spectrum - 'Envision' survey: Utahns want renewable energy - Nichole Osinski
  • Trend News Agency - Nuke deal affects Iran-Russia co-op
  • Trend News Agency - Iran's Intelligence Ministry to check nuclear inspectors - Fatih Karimov
  • Trend News Agency - Iran lacks offensive outlook in strategy, structure, equipment - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • Trend News Agency - FM: Iran, Russia to co-op on Fordo nuclear facility
  • Trend News Agency - Russia, Iran have opportunities for new relations – Lavrov
  • Trend News Agency - Nuclear cooperation, trade- major topics for Iranian FM's trip to Russia - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • IAEA - IAEA Receives Information from Iran under Road-map Agreement
  • GreenWorld - What is happening in the UK? The new government makes a sharp move away from clean energy in favor of costly polluting sources. - Pete Roche
  • Press TV - Germany to build power plants in Iran
  • eNews Park Forest - Fukushima: thousands have died, thousands more will die - Dr Ian Fairlie
  • in-cumbria - DECADES OF WORK FOR CUMBRIAN FIRM AT FUKUSHIMA
  • Taipei Times - FDA may lift ban on food from quake areas - Chen Wei-han
  • Taipei Times - Letter: Fukushima and atomic bombs - Joe Bialek, Cleveland, Ohio
  • Singapore Straits Times - Alert over volcano near nuke plant
  • NRC - NRC Names New Resident Inspector at Wolf Creek Nuclear Power Plant
  • NRC - NRC Names New Senior Resident Inspector at Wolf Creek Nuclear Power Plant
  • NRC - NRC, DOE to Host Advanced Reactor Workshop Sept. 1-2 in Bethesda
  • ENENews - Unprecedented volcano warning near Japan's only restarted nuke plant – Mountain is swelling, expanding – Large amounts of magma causing 'sudden crustal movement' – Gov't Now: Extremely high risk of major eruption… Gov't Before Nuke Restart: "Little chance of major eruption" (VIDEO)
  • NHK World - Pre-restart check for Takahama reactor begins
  • Kyodo News - Japan utilities spent 1.4 tril. yen to maintain idled nuclear plants
  • Asahi Shimbun - Doll mascot for evacuated Fukushima town winning hearts in Europe - Yoshitaka Ito
  • Japan Times - NRA says Sakurajima volcano no threat to newly restarted Sendai reactor
  • Mainichi Daily News - Warning continues for large-scale eruption on Sakurajima

    Sunday, August 16, 2015

  • Heritage Foundation Daily Signal - Nuclear Industry, Not Government, Should Handle Nuclear Waste Issue - Katie Tubb
  • Tech Insider - Color-changing cats were once part of a US government plan to protect humankind - Ariel Schwartz
  • Nevada Appeal - Ben Carson, Ted Cruz, Carly Fiorina and Scott Walker attend Basque fry in Northern Nevada - Steve Ranson
  • Augusta Chronicle - Savannah River Site's new manager focused on waste pathways, infrastructure funding - Meg Mirshak
  • Idaho Statesman - Statesman Editorial: DOE fuel rod 'deadline' for Idaho ignores nuclear pact
  • AP - Obama can do Iran nuclear deal even if Congress disapproves - Deb Riechmann
  • AP - Iranian hardliners call for rejection of nuclear deal
  • Eureka Times Standard - PG&E, former employee to hold talks on nuclear power plant - Michigan Radio?
  • Michigan Radio - Rally planned in Port Huron to protest proposed underground nuclear waste site - Lindsey Smith
  • SA Business Times - Nuclear deal environmental assessments don't match proposed plants: DA - RDM News Wire
  • AllGov - $4.1 Million Settlement Vindicates Nuclear Waste Plant Whistleblower - Steve Straehley
  • Miami Herald - Letter: Put nuclear in the mix - Christine Todd Whitman, co-chair, Clean and Safe Energy Coalition, Washington, D.C.
  • Want China Times - Fast nuclear reactor to start construction in Fujian in 2017
  • WHAM ABC 13 Rochester, NY - Customers will foot bill for Ginna Nuclear
  • New Indian Express - Modi Caught in Nuclear War at BARC - Yatish Yadav
  • Augusta Chronicle - Nuclear institute helped teachers promote STEM - Mel Buckner
  • Foster's Daily Democrat - Seabrook Station's 10-mile evacuation zone draws scrutiny
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Utility law should protect customers
  • Bonney Lake and Sumner Courier-Herald - Federal judge's Hanford ruling a victory for Washington state
  • Tri-City Herald - Cleanup of Hanford's high hazard 618 10 Burial Ground
  • Trend News Agency - Iranian MPs declare support for nuclear negotiating team
  • Trend News Agency - UN envoy supports Iran's initiative to resolve regional problems
  • Trend News Agency - People in several cities around globe rally in support of Iran N-deal
  • Trend News Agency - North Korea to 'retaliate' against US over war games - official
  • BBC News - Britain's Nuclear Secrets: Inside Sellafield
  • Press TV - People in several cities around globe rally in support of JCPOA
  • Press TV - Iran ready for all scenarios in nuclear case: Deputy FM
  • Press TV - Iran to build specialized nuclear hospital: Salehi
  • Press TV - Iran has given IAEA necessary documents: Official
  • Xinhua News - Iran submits documents of past nuclear activities to IAEA: official
  • Rep. Dina Titus (D-NV1) - Titus Statement on Nuclear Regulatory Commission Supplemental EIS
  • Aiken Standard - Editorial: Latest report adds to Yucca Mountain site
  • KONA Pasco, WA - Is there a future For Yucca Mountain Waste Site? - Dennis Shannon
  • Fukushima Diary - Melted slag storage facility of Fukushima sewage plant has 10 times higher atmospheric dose than rest of area - Iori Mochizuki
  • Seacoastonline Portsmouth, NH - Editorial: Reevaluate Seabrook evacuation zone

    Saturday, August 15, 2015

  • NEI - NRC Finds Yucca Environmental Impact Would Be 'Small'
  • Nevada Appeal - State disagrees with Yucca Mountain study - Ken Ritter
  • KNPR Las Vegas - Yucca Mountain Safety Finding Challenged - Associated Press
  • Laguna Beach Independent - Activists Claim Lapses in San Onofre Security - Rita Robinson
  • Salt Lake Tribune - Letter: Depleted uranium question is still out there - Debbie Don, Salt Lake City
  • Deseret News - Michael Gerson: Government still hunting for miracle on global warming - Michael Gerson
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Feds fine LANL $193K over nuke data security violation
  • Bloomberg - Japan Raises Eruption Alert for Volcano Near Nuclear Plant - Kevin Buckland and Takako Taniguchi
  • Bloomberg - Death Toll in Tianjin Blasts Rises to 85 as Area Evacuated
  • Reuters - Iran gives UN watchdog information about past nuclear activities - Shadia Nasralla
  • Reuters - Russian, Iranian foreign ministers to discuss nuclear plan, Syria - Jason Bush
  • Reuters - Japan raises warning level on volcano not far from nuclear plant
  • Reuters - TVA says Tennessee nuclear reactor almost complete, asks for license
  • Wall Street Journal - Iran Submits Information on Past Nuclear Work to U.N. Agency - Laurence Norman
  • KOMO Seattle - Feds have to build new storage for Hanford radioactive waste
  • IOL - Nuclear plan stirs graft, secrecy fears - Joe Brock
  • Yahoo! Maktoob News - French scientists to train Saudis in nuclear energy
  • Alabama News - TVA says first U.S. nuclear reactor built in 21st century nearly ready - Brian Lawson
  • WATE Knoxville - Long-delayed Watts Bar nuclear reactor requests operating license - Associated Press
  • Sydney Morning Herald - Eric Schlosser on the nuclear delusion: why we're still not safe from atomic weapons - Michael Coulter
  • Sputnik International - Sakurajima Volcano Alert Leads to Evacuation Advisories in Japan
  • World Nuclear News - UK research on intermediate-level waste reduction
  • World Nuclear News - Russia makes progress with Arctica icebreaker
  • World Nuclear News - Japanese reactor restart timely for Australia, says MCA
  • World Nuclear News - Tepco readies to install unit 3 cover
  • World Nuclear News - German waste disposal plan approved
  • World Nuclear News - Finnish sub-contractor selected to prepare Hanhikivi site
  • Micromedia Publications - Concerns At Oyster Creek Shift To Post-Shutdown Storage Of Nuclear Waste - Daniel Nee
  • Bellona - World's largest nuclear icebreaker nearing completion in St. Petersburg - Charles Digges
  • Xinhua News - China Headlines: Fatal blasts hurt north China trade hub
  • Japan Times - Post-3/11 power-conservation goals change the energy game
  • Japan Times - Psychology is where real radiation risks lie
  • Vermont Public Radio - State Challenges NRC In Federal Court Over Yankee Decommissioning Funds - John Dillon
  • Paducah Sun - Honeywell not yet fully operational
  • Chillicothe Gazette - Former Piketon workers deserve better from government - David Manuta
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Super-duper microscope at ORNL - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - SNS prepped and ready for research after 'extremely productive' maintenance outage - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - It's mutual - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - New landfill high on DOE's Oak Ridge priority list - Frank Munger
  • GreenWorld - What is happening in the UK? The new government makes a sharp move away from clean energy in favor of costly polluting sources.
  • IAEA - IAEA Receives Information from Iran under Road-map Agreement
  • Trend News Agency - Int'l low-enriched uranium bank to be established in Kazakhstan - Elena Kosolapova
  • Xinhua News - Profound lessons must be learned from Tianjin blasts: Chinese leaders
  • Xinhua News - News Analysis: Closing of prison brings Guantanamo Bay no closer to Cuban hands - Xinhua writer Chris Dalby
  • Xinhua News - Norway wants to dump radioactive waste on island in Oslo Fjord
  • Xinhua News - Nuclear biochemical emergency rescue team launch rescue mission in Tianjin
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Proposed Rules: Policy Statements: Abnormal Occurrence Reports, Pages 49177 - 49181 [FR DOC #: 2015-20260]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on Radiation Protection and Nuclear Materials, Page 49280 [FR DOC #: 2015-20313]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings; Sunshine Act, Pages 49280 - 49281 [FR DOC #: 2015-20361]
  • Workers Compensation Programs Office - Notices: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals, Pages 49279 - 49280 [FR DOC #: 2015-20152]
  • Fox Business - Nuclear regulators to post draft study on proposed national radioactive waste dump in Nevada - Associated Press
  • Tri-City Herald - Judge will require new Hanford tanks if deadlines missed - Annette Cary
  • Senator Harry Reid (D-NV) - Reid Statement On The NRC's Draft Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement For Yucca Mountain
  • Chillicothe Gazette - Former Piketon workers deserve better from government - David Manuta
  • antiwar.com - The Return of Ron Paul - Justin Raimondo
  • antiwar.com - The Afterthought of Nagasaki - Lucy Steigerwald
  • POGO - VA IG Drops Subpoena for POGO's Whistleblower Records
  • Miami Pioneer News - Should We Build A Nuclear Repository In The Yucca Mountains?
  • Elko Daily - Regulators analyze risk of Yucca Mtn. radiation - Ken Ritter
  • Augusta Chronicle - Savannah River Site's new manager focused on waste pathways, infrastructure funding - Meg Mirshak
  • Fukushima Diary - Still over 4 µSv/h measured in a park of Nasushiobara city - Iori Mochizuki
  • ENENews - Animals shrunk after Fukushima crisis began – Japan Scientists: We conclude that the small size was caused by environmental stress imposed by unusual event
  • Asahi Shimbun - Kagoshima residents told to prepare to evacuate as volcano warning for Sakurajima raised
  • Mainichi Daily News - Alert for Mt. Sakurajima up to highest-ever level of 4
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Volcanic alert raised for Sakurajima in Kagoshima
  • Japan Times - Psychology is where real radiation risks lie
  • Japan Times - Antinuclear activists need injection of fresh ideas
  • Japan Times - Japan raises warning level on volcano 50 km from just-restarted nuclear plant
  • China Post - In remembrance of the day there was a 'Fat Man' above Nagasaki - Ambeth R. Ocampo ,Philippine Daily Inquirer

    Friday, August 14, 2015

  • WSJM St. Joseph, MI - Nesbitt Appointed To Radioactive Materials Committee
  • KSNV News3LV - Senator Harry Reid: 'I still have a lot of work to do.' - Aubrey Clerkin
  • Vegas Inc - Developers still see potential in Coyote Springs, plan to revive the housing development - Eli Segall
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - NRC report says Yucca Mountain project wouldn't be much of a health risk - Steve Tetreault
  • Barnstable Patriot - Shutter the nuke plant now - Diane Turco
  • Washington Post - We need a miracle on climate change - Michael Gerson
  • Bloomberg - Japan's Nuclear Restart No Answer to Deficit Caused by Shutdown - Masaaki Iwamoto and Kyoko Shimodoi
  • Bloomberg - The Direction of Japan's Post-Fukushima Energy Policy: Q&A - Chisaki Watanabe
  • Reuters - TIMELINE-Key moments in Brazil's Petrobras corruption probe - Caroline Stauffer
  • Reuters - South African nuclear power plan stirs fears of secrecy and graft - Joe Brock
  • Reuters - North Korea will pursue 'defensive' nuclear program: envoy - Stephanie Nebehay
  • KING5 Seattle - Hanford contractor confirms gov't probe into tank leak - Russ Walker
  • Northwest Public Radio - Hanford Whistleblower Moving On With Life After Settling For $4.1 Million - Anna King
  • Mail & Guardian - Nuclear can pay its own way - Dawid Serfontein
  • The Guardian - Nuclear detonations from 1945 to present plotted on a world map – video - Source: Orbital Mechanics
  • Western Mail - Horizon Nuclear power reveal plans to triple size of its Wylfa Newydd site office - David Powell
  • Daily Post - Horizon's plans to expand Wylfa Newydd site office - David Powell
  • McClatchy Washington Bureau - Feds say blacks, women underpaid at S.C. nuclear site - Rob Hotakainen
  • Al-Arabiya - What Iranians think of the nuclear deal
  • Fierce Energy - Hot mess? Try hot functional. TVA nuclear passes the test - Barbara Vergetis Lundin
  • Beaver County Times - NRC report: Beaver Valley nuclear plant has sufficient staffing levels for emergencies - Jared Stonesifer
  • PR Newswire - Comanche Peak Nuclear Power Plant Celebrates 25 Years of Powering Texas
  • Basingstoke Gazette - AWE Aldermaston handed radioactive waste warning - Jessica Bave
  • Nunatsiaq News - Approving Nunavut uranium project would be a "political disaster:" wildlife board
  • Fierce Energy - Waiting on NRC: Will NM see interim nuclear storage? - Jaclyn Brandt
  • ANTARA News - Indonesia is ready to operate nuclear power plant - Melbourne Herald Sun
  • News Limited - Lucas Heights nuclear reactor to make medicine to treat deadly tumours - Peter Jean
  • MinnPost - Health impacts of nuke-plant accidents go far beyond radiation, research finds - Ron Meador
  • Newburyport Daily News - Booth is empty at Seabrook N-plant - Stephen B. Comley Sr.
  • Asahi Shimbun - Fukushima evacuees return home during Bon to visit ancestors' graves - Yoshitaka Ito
  • Radio New Zealand - No leaks from Marshalls nuke dome
  • Pensacola News Journal - A-bomb blast spares local vet's life - Marketta Davis
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Retirees file lawsuit against Y-12 contractor, seek full benefits - Frank Munger
  • Fife Today - Experts believe rare photos unveiled in Fife are likely to show the aftermath of the Nagasaki bombing - Debbie Clarke
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Frank Munger: New landfill for hazardous wastes a big priority for DOE - Frank Munger
  • Leek Post & Times - Belarussian teenagers affected by cancer holiday in the Staffordshire Moorlands
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Ed Westcott's memories of Aug. 6, 1945 - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Retirees file lawsuit against Y-12 contractor - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Savannah River contractor to pay $235K to settle allegations of wage discrimination - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Klotz in Oak Ridge - Frank Munger
  • IAEA - Young Scientists Gain Unique Hands-on Experience at New Intercontinental Nuclear Institute - Ness Kilic, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy and Alessia Rodriguez y Baena, IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation
  • IAEA - IAEA Mission Reviews Indonesia's Regulatory Framework for Nuclear and Radiation Safety
  • Xinhua News - 1st Ld-Writethru: China to inspect dangerous chemicals after Tianjin blasts
  • Defense Department - Notices: Meetings: Strategic Environmental Research and Development Program, Scientific Advisory Board, Pages 48837 - 48839 [FR DOC #: 2015-20066]
  • Energy Department - Notices: Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Recapitalization of Infrastructure Supporting Naval Spent Nuclear Fuel Handling at the Idaho National Laboratory, Page 48850 [FR DOC #: 2015-20075]
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notices: Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.; Weekly Receipts, Page 48854 [FR DOC #: 2015-20084]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Rules: Revisions to Transportation Safety Requirements and Harmonization with International Atomic Energy Agency Transportation Requirements; Corrections, Pages 48683 - 48684 [FR DOC #: 2015-20027]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Facility Operating and Combined Licenses: Applications and Amendments Involving Proposed No Significant Hazards Considerations, etc., Pages 48920 - 48932 [FR DOC #: 2015-20138]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards, Subcommittee on Fukushima, Page 48934 [FR DOC #: 2015-20132]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards, Subcommittee on Future Plant Designs, Pages 48933 - 48934 [FR DOC #: 2015-20137]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards, Subcommittee on USAPWR, Page 48932 [FR DOC #: 2015-20133]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards; Subcommittee on Reliability and PRA, Pages 48932 - 48933 [FR DOC #: 2015-20126]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Regulatory Issue Summaries: Applicability of ASME Code Case N7701, as Conditioned by Federal Regulation, to Branch Connection Butt Welds, Page 48933 [FR DOC #: 2015-19968]
  • Michigan Live - 1909 treaty could force Canada to rethink Lake Huron nuclear waste dump - Garret Ellison
  • Adelaide Advertiser - Dumping nuclear waste is the way to go for SA - Miles Kemp
  • PoliticalNews - Senator Stabenow Announces Stop Nuclear Waste by Our Lakes Act
  • OpEdNews - Fukushima -- Selling Out the Next Generation - Thom Hartmann
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Release of treated water into sea a step toward Fukushima decommissioning
  • The Guardian - Radioactive seas: how nuclear disasters help climate research – video
  • NRC - NRC Issues Draft Supplement to - Yucca Mountain Environmental Impact Statement
  • NRC - Supplement to the U.S. Department of Energy's Environmental Impact Statement for a Geologic Repository for the Disposal of Spent Nuclear Fuel and High-Level Radioactive Waste at Yucca Mountain, Nye County, Nevada, Draft Report For Comment (NUREG-2184)
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Harry Reid touches all the bases in RJ interview - John L. Smith
  • Washington Times - Regulators issuing draft report on Nevada nuclear dump plan - Associated Press
  • The Hill blog - Yucca could have 'small' groundwater impact, report finds - Timothy Cama
  • Natural News - Livestock offspring contaminated by Fukushima radiation
  • VICE - This Expert Claims the Japanese Government's Fukushima Clean Up Is Just "a Show" - Thomas Marsh
  • Fairewinds.org - Part Two: Economics of Nuclear Power with Mycle Schneider
  • NRC - NRC Issues Draft Supplement to Yucca Mountain Environmental Impact Statement
  • NRC - NRC Approves Changes to Petition-for-Rulemaking Process
  • Fukushima Diary - M5.0 hit Fukushima offshore / No announcement on plant status from Tepco - Iori Mochizuki
  • Kyodo News - Japan regains nuclear power supply under post-Fukushima regime
  • Asahi Shimbun - Sendai plant begins producing electricity after nearly 2 years of nuke-free nation
  • Mainichi Daily News - News Navigator: Why is Japan continuing problem-plagued nuclear fuel cycle project?
  • Mainichi Daily News - Japan regains nuclear power supply under post-Fukushima regime
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Sendai reactor starts power generation
  • Japan Times - Restarted Kagoshima reactor churning out power after two-year hiatus
  • Jiji Press - (Update) Japan's Sendai Reactor Starts Power Generation, Transmission
  • NHK World - NRA: Will stage inspections as required - 497.30
  • Bloomberg - The Direction of Japan's Post-Fukushima Energy Policy: Q&A - Chisaki Watanabe
  • Deutsche Welle - Greenpeace nuclear expert: 'There's always something'
  • The Local Norway - Norway wants to dump nuclear waste on island - Melbourne Herald Sun
  • News Limited - Dumping nuclear waste is the way to go for SA - Miles Kemp

    Thursday, August 13, 2015

  • KNAU Arizona Public Radio - Legislation Would Give Compensation To 'Downwinders' Throughout Mohave County - Aaron Granillo
  • KSFR Santa Fe Public Radio - August 12 - On Trinity Test's 70th Anniversary, NM Downwinders Still Left Behind
  • Livermore Independent - Obama Taps Former LLNL Science Manager
  • Idaho Business Review - Idaho attorney general 'deeply disappointed' by commerce director's letter on INL nuclear waste issue
  • AP - Hanford whistleblower settles for $4.1 million - Nicholas K. Geranios
  • AP - US research: Nuclear NKorea expanding uranium mining - Matthew Pennington
  • Bloomberg - Nuclear Revival Sparks Cameco Rally as Uranium Demand Is Growing - Christopher Donville
  • Reuters - Satellite images suggest North Korea expanding uranium capacity: report - David Brunnstrom
  • Reuters - India prepares to pay Iran $1.4 billion in oil dues - sources - Nidhi Verma
  • Reuters - Huge blasts at Chinese port kill 50, injure more than 700 - Sui-Lee Wee and Adam Rose
  • Reuters - Russians remember sinking of Kursk submarine
  • Reuters - Why it's impossible to hide nuclear work in 24 days – or 24 years - Yousaf Butt
  • Asahi Shimbun - POINT OF VIEW/ Eiji Oguma: Japan's irresponsible nuke policy behind latest energy mix target
  • Seattle Times - Hanford whistleblower settles for $4.1 million - Nicholas K. Geranios
  • Tri-City Herald - AECOM discloses Hanford investigations in SEC filing - Annette Cary
  • Tri-City Herald - Hanford whistleblower wins; Tamosaitis to receive $4.1 million settlement - Annette Cary
  • Japan Times - Letter: Nuclear waste disposal woes not going away - Giovanni Fazio, Nerima Ward, Tokyo
  • Daily Caller - Nuke Waste Cleanup Delayed Again As Costs Double - Ethan Barton
  • IBTimes - Australia Institute rejects nuclear option for South Australia - Vittorio Hernandez
  • nineMSN - SA told prioritise renewables, not nuclear
  • ABC.au - The Polygon: Former Soviet Union nuclear test site on Kazakh Steppe now open for tours - freelance journalist K Johnson
  • Sputnik News - Nuclear Reactor Automatically Shuts Down in Belgium
  • Sputnik News - Hot Destination: Soviet Nuclear Test Site Opens to Tourists
  • Press TV - Iran to continue its nuclear research, development: Top nuclear official
  • STA - Slovenska Tiskovna Agencija - Dnevnik Points to Nuclear Waste as Another Issue with Croatia
  • Asahi Shimbun - VOX POPULI: Trickery ensures nobody gets blamed if nuclear restart goes wrong
  • World Nuclear News - German waste disposal plan approved
  • World Nuclear News - Global Nexus Initiative to innovate on policy
  • World Nuclear News - Tepco readies to install unit 3 cover
  • World Nuclear News - Finnish sub-contractor selected to prepare Hanhikivi site
  • World Nuclear News - Energoatom chief recalls highs and lows of first half-year
  • World Nuclear News - Decommissioning milestones at Magnox sites
  • in-cumbria - Latest nuclear submarine launched in Barrow - Holly Harrison
  • BBC - Third Astute submarine Artful sets sail for sea trials
  • Japan Times - Toshiba may book ¥100 billion loss in fiscal 2014 amid accounting scandal
  • Bellona - Russia's Kursk sub disaster anniversary highlights 15 years of polished deception - Charles Digges
  • UPI - Russia marks 15-year anniversary of Kursk submarine tragedy - Jared M. Feldschreiber
  • Moscow Times - Russia Marks 15th Anniversary of Kursk Submarine Tragedy
  • Moscow Times - 15 Years on, Russians Less Inclined to Cast Blame for Kursk Submarine Tragedy - Daria Litvinova
  • Aiken Standard - Savannah River Site facility marks 60 years - Derrek Asberry
  • Japan Times - Letter: Hibakusha should win Nobel Prize - Peter Van Den Dungen, Bradford, England
  • Elko Daily Free Press - Commentary: The problems with wind and solar power - Ron Knecht & Geoffrey Lawrence
  • Hawaii Public Radio - Pacific News Minute: Bikini Islanders Face New Exile from Sea Level Rise - Neal Conan
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - DOE sampling program identifies tainted wells - Frank Munger
  • Wyoming Tribune Eagle - NEW: More data needed ahead of Atlas Missile cleanup near Cheyenne
  • Arizona Daily Sun - Mine spill a costly, needed wakeup call
  • Radio New Zealand - US looking for Marshalls resolution by 2017
  • Augusta Chronicle - SRS contractor to pay $234,895 in wage discrimination settlement - Prague Post
  • Prague Post - Temelín's second unit offline due to defect
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - More from TDEC on sampling of private wells near DOE's Oak Ridge reservation - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Hot components removed from ORNL reactor pool - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - DOE's groundwater sampling program identifies elevated contaminants in 3 wells - Frank Munger
  • NRC - NRC Approves Changes to Petition-for-Rulemaking Process
  • NRC blog - Throwback Thursday – RTR Gets a Presidential Viewing
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea to maintain pressure, dialogue with N. Korea
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea likely to increase uranium production to expand nuclear arsenal: U.S. expert
  • Press TV - Poll casts doubt on US, allies' commitment to JCPOA
  • Press TV - Iran to continue its nuclear research, development: Top nuclear official
  • Wall Street Journal - Chinese Port City Tianjin Searches for Clues After Devastating Blasts - CHUN HAN WONG and JEREMY PAGE

    Wednesday, August 12, 2015

  • Reno Gazette-Journal - Ralston Reports: Meteoric rise for newcomer Laxalt - Jon Ralston
  • Science AAAS - Exclusive: Iran's atomic czar explains how he helped seal the Iran nuclear agreement - Richard Stone
  • Tasnim News Agency - AEOI Chief: Iran Plans to Construct 2 More Nuclear Reactors
  • Mainichi Daily News - Refueling foreign warplanes carrying cluster bombs OK under security bills: Nakatani
  • Pacific Northwest Inlander - A Mixed Legacy--A new national historical park must do more than just commemorate the Manhattan Project - Paul Dillon
  • Twin Falls Times-News - Idaho Official: Feds Issue Deadline on Nuclear Fuel Rods - Keith Ridler
  • Idaho State Journal - Idaho attorney general 'deeply disappointed' by commerce director's letter on INL nuclear waste issue
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - CEMRC: False alarm confirmed - Sarah Matott
  • Albuquerque Journal - Editorial: NM gets another mess, and sound bites, from DC
  • AP - US officials say they can tell if Iran is cheating on deal - Ken Dilanian
  • AP - Japan restarts reactor after break due to Fukushima - Mari Yamaguchi, Elaine Kurtenbach
  • AP - Japan committed to nuclear power despite Fukushima fiasco - Elaine Kurtenbach, Mari Yamaguchi
  • Reuters - IAEA to discuss its role, money needs under Iran deal on Aug 25 - Shadia Nasralla
  • Reuters - Germany has no plans for talks on nuclear shutdown - Caroline Copley
  • Reuters - UPDATE 2-E.ON offers to work with German government on nuclear shutdown - Christoph Steitz
  • Reuters - TVA a step closer to the newest U.S. nuke plant operating license - Anupam Chatterjee
  • Reuters - Newsmaker: John Kerry on Iran nuclear deal
  • Deutsche Welle - Taking the pulse of nuclear energy
  • Japan Times - In major victory for nuclear industry, first reactor goes online under post-Fukushima regime - Eric Johnston
  • Japan Times - Volcano issues unaddressed in nuclear plant restart
  • Japan Times - Nuclear power plant restarts part of wider plan to meet 2030 'best energy mix'
  • Detroit Free Press - Residents, lawmakers fight Canadian nuke waste site - Beth LeBlanc
  • Orange County Register - Watchdog: Company set to bury San Onofre's nuclear waste criticized - Teri Sforza / Staff Columnist
  • SA Business Day - Eskom in deal to boost nuclear waste storage - Wendell Roelf
  • AlterNet - 'Beyond Unacceptable': Judge OKs Uranium Mine at Grand Canyon - Reynard Loki
  • Global Research - Fukushima: "Trillions of Becquerels of Radioactive Material Still Flowing Into the Sea, Will Circulate Around Globe"
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - New TVA Watts Bar nuclear reactor passes hot functional tests
  • Bismarck Tribune - Radioactive waste program moves forward
  • SA Independent - Nene monitors nuclear spending - Mogomotsi Magome
  • Tri-City Herald - Richland nuclear plant increases electricity output capacity - Annette Cary
  • Boston Globe - Pilgrim facility cuts its power--Sea water used by plant was warmer than is allowed - David Abel
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - OF NUCLEAR INTEREST: Is Plymouth prepared to lose its cash cow? - Mary Lampert
  • SA Times - Faith institute needs funds for nuclear deal court action
  • KIFI Idaho Falls - ISU nuclear reactor turns 50 years old - Esmi Careaga
  • Western Morning News - Somerset nuclear plant the 'wrong design and too expensive'
  • The Hindu - Anti-nuclear activist moves HC
  • AllAfrica - Ghana Embarks On Nuclear Power Project
  • Deutsche Welle - Germany draws up new plan to dispose of nuclear waste
  • Reuters - South Africa's Eskom in deal to boost nuclear waste storage - Wendell Roelf
  • Charleston Post Courier - Consumer, business groups want independent study of SCE&G's nuclear plant financing method - David Wren
  • ABC NEWS 4 - Groups call for review of the way SCE&G finances reactors
  • Bakken News - Radioactive ND: Health Council approves oilfield waste limit increase - Zach Koppang
  • BelTA - Coolant collectors for Belarusian nuclear power plant by year end
  • NuclearStreet - Tepco Calls Water Containment and Treatment At Fukushima Daiichi Much Improved - NuclearStreet
  • Brattleboro Reformer - Leach: Revive the reprocessing of used fuel - Bob Leach, radiation protection manager and certified senior reactor operator (retired) Bratleboro
  • Japan Times - Toshiba may book ¥100 billion loss in fiscal 2014 amid accounting scandal
  • Wilkes-Barre Citizens' Voice - Siren test planned at Salem Twp. nuclear plant
  • Patriot Ledger - Warm seas nearly shut down Pilgrim power plant - Christine Legere
  • Mainichi Daily News - SPEEDI system omitted from gov't plan for nuclear evacuation policy
  • Tri-City Herald - Regalbuto confirmed to head Hanford, other DOE cleanup
  • Arizona Public Media - Navajo Farmers Lose Irrigation after Mine Waste Spill
  • Mainichi Daily News - Japan Political Pulse: Profit and loss must take back seat to economic good and evil
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Restart underway at SNS; neutrons available by Friday - Frank Munger
  • Atomic Insights - Edward Calabrese challenges Science Magazine to right a 59 year-old case of scientific misconduct - Rod Adams
  • NRC - NRC Names New Resident Inspector at Arkansas Nuclear One
  • NRC - Victor M. McCree Selected as NRC's Next Executive Director for Operations
  • NWTRB - Summer 2015 Board Meeting transcript and presentations are available
  • GreenWorld - Climate denial and radiation denial: two sides of the same coin
  • Trend News Agency - US strategically satisfied with Iran nuclear deal (Exclusive) - Dalga Khatinoglu
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board Chairs, Page 48306 [FR DOC #: 2015-19809]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Rules: Petitions of rulemaking: Environmental Impacts of Severe Reactor and Spent Fuel Pool Accidents, Pages 48235 - 48242 [FR DOC #: 2015-19843]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: General Licensee Registration, Pages 48349 - 48350 [FR DOC #: 2015-19734]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Confirmatory Orders: All Power Reactor Licensees Owned and Operated by Entergy Nuclear Operations, Inc.; Entergy Operations, Inc.; and Entergy Nuclear Generation Co., Pages 48343 - 48348 [FR DOC #: 2015-19853]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Guidance: Fitness-for-Duty Programs for New Nuclear Power Plant Construction Sites, Pages 48348 - 48349 [FR DOC #: 2015-19773]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Interim Guidance: Changes During Construction, Pages 48351 - 48353 [FR DOC #: 2015-19811]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: License Amendment Applications: Duke Energy Carolinas, LLC; McGuire Generating Station, Units 1 and 2, Page 48351 [FR DOC #: 2015-19850]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: License Amendment Applications: South Carolina Electric and Gas Co., Virgil C. Summer Nuclear Station, Unit 1, Pages 48350 - 48351 [FR DOC #: 2015-19851]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: License Amendment Applications: Virginia Electric and Power Co. (Dominion); North Anna Independent Spent Fuel Storage Installation, Pages 48342 - 48343 [FR DOC #: 2015-19807]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Orders: Bradley D. Bastow, Pages 48353 - 48355 [FR DOC #: 2015-19808]
  • New York Times - Rural Wisconsin Community Laments Nuclear Power Plant's Closure - Julie Bosmanaug. 11, 2015
  • eNews Park Forest - 'Inside Sellafield' and military plutonium - the BBC's nuclear lies of omission - Dr David Lowry
  • FOX News - Fukushima update: Tsunami-destroyed plant still has challenges, as Japan restarts 1 reactor
  • Fukushima Diary - Fukushima fishing cooperative allowed Tepco to discharge the contaminated groundwater to the sea - Iori Mochizuki
  • NHK World - Utility says no abnormalities in reactor restart
  • Asahi Shimbun - POINT OF VIEW/ Eiji Oguma: Japan's irresponsible nuke policy behind latest energy mix target
  • Asahi Shimbun - Tears, fears, whoops of joy as Sendai reactor restarted
  • Asahi Shimbun - EDITORIAL: Sendai No. 1 reactor must not become a model case for future restarts
  • Japan Times - Radiation levels to rise five-fold at newly active Sendai plant
  • Japan Times - British public horrified at Hiroshima atomic bombing, surveys reveal - Rhyannon Bartlett-Imadegawa
  • Japan Times - For one woman, sight of U.S. plane over Tokyo signaled WWII defeat - Yuko Nemoto
  • Mainichi Daily News - Nuclear crisis evacuee says reactor restart ignores Fukushima reality
  • Mainichi Daily News - SPEEDI system omitted from gov't plan for nuclear evacuation policy
  • Mainichi Daily News - Next reactor to be reactivated following Sendai restart remains unknown
  • Mainichi Daily News - Local opinion divided over reactivated nuclear plant
  • Mainichi Daily News - Sendai No. 1 reactor back online without sufficient volcano and evacuation measures
  • Mainichi Daily News - News Navigator: Is Sendai Nuclear Power Plant safe under new standards?
  • Mainichi Daily News - Editorial: Japan should not depend on nuclear power
  • Jiji Press - Sendai N-Plant Radiation Dose Seen Up 5 Times after Restart
  • Jiji Press - (Update 2) Sendai Reactor Restarted after 2 Yrs without Nuclear Power
  • Japan Times - Volcano issues unaddressed in nuclear plant restart

    Monday, August 10, 2015

  • Washington Times - Katie Tubb: Let nuclear industry, not bureaucracy, manage spent fuel - Katie Tubb
  • Japan Times - Nuclear restart highlights government dilemma over lack of waste disposal sites - Kayo Mimizuka
  • Global Research - Pentagon's Law of War Manual Justifies War Crimes and Press Censorship - Patrick Martin
  • Counter Currents - Hiroshima & Nagasaki: Seven Decades and Counting - Jim Hickey
  • News Limited - Eric Schlosser exposes our Nuclear Delusions at Festival of Dangerous Ideas
  • AP - Japan committed to nuclear power despite Fukushima fiasco - Elaine Kurtenbach, Mari Yamaguchi
  • AP - Fukushima update: Challenges remain at destroyed nuke plant
  • AP - Japan restarts reactor after break due to Fukushima - Mari Yamaguchi, Elaine Kurtenbach
  • AP - Japan utility restarts reactor, ends break from nuclear power after Fukushima disaster
  • AP - Japan to restart 1st reactor under new rules since crisis - Mari Yamaguchi
  • Bloomberg - Concern About Iran's Parchin Facility Not Supported by Images - Jonathan Tirone
  • Bloomberg - China Advised to Double Solar Goal to Fill Nuclear, Hydro
  • Bloomberg - Japan Nuclear Restart Is Psychological Boost, Cameco Says - Christopher Donville
  • Bloomberg - Bloomberg: Iran Deal Is Too Important for Politics
  • Bloomberg - Japan Powers Nuclear Reactor Post Fukushima Meltdown
  • Bloomberg - Will Japan's Nuclear Restart Impact the Yen?
  • Bloomberg - Japan Restarts Reactor in Step on Slow Road to Nuclear Power - Stephen Stapczynski
  • Bloomberg - Japan's Nuclear Restart Sparks Protests
  • Bloomberg - Protests Erupt as Japan's Sendai Reactor Comes Online
  • Bloomberg - What Kyushu's Restart of Sendai Reactor Means for Japan
  • Reuters - Japan restarts reactor in test of Abe's nuclear policy - Aaron Sheldrick and Issei Kato
  • Reuters - Toshiba to write down over $800 million after accounting probe: Nikkei - Tokyo Newsroom
  • Reuters - Japan nuclear restart amid protests
  • Reuters - Japan's Kyushu Electric says begins restart of Sendai reactor - Yuka Obayashi
  • New York Times - Japan Takes Step Toward Reviving Nuclear Industry as It Restarts Reactor - Jonathan Sobleaug. 11, 2015
  • CNN - Japan restarts first nuclear reactor since Fukushima disaster - Paul Armstrong, CNN
  • NBC News - North Korea Appears to Build 2nd Uranium Centrifuge Hall at Yongbyon Site - Alexander Smith
  • Atlas Obscura - Object of Intrigue: A Nuclear Reactor's Tombstone
  • Deutsche Welle - Nuclear power comes to a town in Hungary
  • NPR - Japan Restarts Its First Nuclear Power Plant Since 2011 Disaster - Anthony Kuhn
  • OilPrice - Nuclear Energy: Not What The World Wants But Maybe What It Needs - Michael McDonald
  • CBC News - Nunavut hunters want feds to stay out of uranium mine decision - Sima Sahar Zerehi
  • Kalamazoo Gazette - Sierra Club joins plea for hearing on Palisades Nuclear Plant license - Rosemary Parker
  • Detroit Free Press - U.S. senators try to delay Lake Huron nuke waste site - Todd Spangler
  • DefenseNews - Future US Nuclear Spending Likely to Remain Strong - Andrew Clevenger
  • Business Standard - South Australia keen to supply uranium to India - Sanjay Jog
  • Financial Express - NR Narayan Murthy pitches for nuclear power, says criticism ineffective
  • Los Angeles Times - State consumer advocate to pull out of San Onofre nuclear plant settlement - Ivan Penn
  • Times of San Diego - More Fallout From San Onofre Shutdown Deal Scandal - Alexander Nguyen
  • KPBS - State Agency Asks To Overturn San Onofre Settlement - City News Service
  • BBC - How Sellafield's radiation-proof robots do our dirty work - Theo Leggett
  • in-cumbria - The best moments from 'Inside Sellafield' - Tom Little
  • Japan Times - Nuclear evacuees will be allowed to stay overnight in Fukushima town
  • World Nuclear News - Major lift for Vogtle 3
  • World Nuclear News - Japan's post-Fukushima nuclear shutdown ends
  • World Nuclear News - Russia readies Rostov 3 for commercial operation
  • World Nuclear News - Containment tests completed at Fuqing 3
  • World Nuclear News - Russia-Mexico agreement enters into force
  • World Nuclear News - NRC to develop SMR-specific emergency regulations
  • PR Newswire - Vogtle expansion project completes heaviest "lift" to date - Georgia Power
  • Augusta Chronicle - Plant Vogtle moves 1,140-ton steel component into place for nuclear reactor - Meg Mirshak
  • Cairo Post - Egypt, Russia sign contract to build Dabaa nuclear plant late August: official
  • Reuters - South Africa's nuclear build plan at "advanced stage": Zuma
  • Trend News Agency - Iran's ?hief negotiator opposes Parliament approval of nuclear deal
  • Trend News Agency - Iran planning to produce fuel for nuclear reactors
  • Asahi Shimbun - Fukushima fishermen give nod to TEPCO's plan to release treated water into sea - Susumu Okamoto
  • Yonhap News - Park vows to keep up pressure on N. Korea over provocations
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - More on the problems at Beta-2 - Frank Munger
  • All Things Nuclear - Planes, Trains & Automobiles – Lessons from the NTSB - Dave Lochbaum, director, Nuclear Safety Project
  • Greenpeace International - Greenpeace warns Sendai nuclear restart will not end nuclear crisis facing Abe government
  • DOE - Energy Department Reports Highlight Trends of Growing U.S. Wind Energy Industry
  • NAS - Project Update: - Lessons Learned from the Fukushima Nuclear Accident for Improving Safety and Security of U.S. Nuclear Plants
  • NRC blog - A Road Trip through the NRC Website - Ivonne Couret, Public Affairs Officer
  • IAEA - Scientific Forum 2015: Brazil is Saving "Millions" in Dredging Costs Thanks to Nuclear Techniques - Rodolfo Quevenco
  • BBC News - Japan Restarts Nuclear Programme
  • BBC News - Japan Restarts First Nuclear Reactor Since 2011
  • The Guardian - Japan restarts first nuclear reactor since Fukushima disaster - Justin McCurry in Tokyo
  • Bellona - Japan restarts first reactor since Fukushima disaster amid protest and concerns over new regulator - Charles Digges
  • Bellona - Villages in Russia's Arctic make coveted progress with renewables energy - Anna Kireeva, Translated by Charles Digges
  • Press TV - Israeli plot against Iran-P5+1 JCPOA defeated: Iran FM
  • Press TV - Saudi Arabia repeating Israel stance on JCPOA: Afkham
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Hanford, Pages 48086 - 48087 [FR DOC #: 2015-19676]
  • Energy Department - Notices: Charter Renewals: Fusion Energy Sciences Advisory Committee, Page 48086 [FR DOC #: 2015-19677]

    Sunday, August 09, 2015

  • The Diplomat - Japan's Yucca Mountain: Nuclear Reboot Raises Questions on Waste Storage - Logan Pettinato
  • Idaho State Journal - Spent nuclear fuel facility at INL discussed - Debbie Bryce
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - ORNL gave senators, negotiators 'technical' advice on Iran nuclear deal - Michael Collins
  • Asahi Shimbun - Editorial: 'Unconstitutional' security bills set no limit on military logistical support
  • AP - Japan to restart 1st reactor under new rules since crisis - Mari Yamaguchi
  • Bloomberg - Japan to Start First Nuclear Unit Under Post-Fukushima Rules - Stephen Stapczynski and Emi Urabe
  • Reuters - Abe renews pledge of nuclear weapons free Japan at Nagasaki memorial - Shinichi Saoshiro
  • Reuters - Nagasaki church holds mass to mark atomic bomb anniversary
  • RTCC - Will China rescue Europe's nuclear energy industry? - See more at: http://www.rtcc.org/2015/08/10/will-china-rescue-europes-nuclear-energy-industry/#sthash.StdmN4cx.dpuf - Paul Brown
  • The Guardian - Planned Hinkley Point nuclear power station under fire from energy industry - Nils Pratley and Sean Farrell
  • Reuters - Japan to restart reactor in test of Abe's nuclear policy - Aaron Sheldrick and Issei Kato
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Uranium operation removed from old building at Y-12 - Frank Munger
  • Daily Telegraph - Jim Al-Khalili: What goes on in our nuclear industry? - Jim Al-Khalili
  • IBTimes - Russia Developing Nuclear-Powered Aircraft Carrier: Report - Kukil Bora
  • Wall Street Journal - In Iran, Voices Rise Against Nuclear Deal - Aresu Eqbali in Tehran and Asa Fitch in Dubai
  • BBC - Will nuclear deal really change Iran? - Amir Paivar
  • Daily Sabah - US President Obama slams pro-Israeli AIPAC over Iran nuke deal - Emre Basaran
  • Trend News Agency - Iran to submit uranium enrichment plan to IAEA in 3 months - Fatih Karimov
  • Global Research - Behind Israel's Hysterical Opposition to the Iran Nuclear Deal - Prof. Ismael Hossein-Zadeh
  • Xinhua News - Nuclear deal balances all sides' interest: Iran FM
  • Trend News Agency - Iran nuclear deal lacks requirements of international pact - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • UNM Daily Lobo - Prof. investigates uranium pollution--Little data exists on how mines have affected health of Navajo Nation - Marielle Dent
  • Gainesville Times - Group wants Georgia Power profits trimmed over nuclear plant - Ray Henry
  • Clean Energy News blog - Consumers deserve protections from the rising costs of the Vogtle nuclear expansion - See more at: http://blog.cleanenergy.org/2015/08/10/consumers-deserve-protections-from-the-rising-costs-of-the-vogtle-nuclear-expansion/#sthash.UKVpBesr.dpuf - Sara Barczak
  • Miami Herald - OpEd: Nuclear power is a losing proposition - Michael Brune, Annie Leonard, and Erich Pica
  • DNA India - Narayan Murthy pitches for nuclear power, says criticism ineffective
  • Detroit Free Press - Stabenow plans legislation on Canadian nuclear waste near Lake Huron
  • Radio Prague - Uranium Industry set to become major player in Mongolia - Chris Johnstone
  • SA Independent - 'SA on track with nuclear plans' - Siyabonga Mkhwanazi
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - The legacy of Hiroshima: Nuclear tyranny or democracy? - Kennette Benedict
  • Richmond Times-Dispatch - Editorial: Uranium mining debate resurfaces again
  • Daily Telegraph - Nuclear power plants 'could become more open to cyber attacks' as police consider cloud storage - Ben Riley-Smith
  • Perth Now - Australian Workers' Union backs nuclear future for SA in submission to Royal Commission - Miles Kemp
  • Shingetsu News Agency - Japan's Anti-Nuclear Movement at High Tide - Michael Penn
  • South Jersey Times - Salem 2 nuclear reactor back in service after pump problem fixed - Bill Gallo Jr.
  • Ghana Business News - Commission makes case for nuclear energy in Ghana
  • Interfax-Ukraine - Kyiv expecting significant rise in Westinghouse nuclear fuel supply in 2016 - Energy Minister
  • Focus Taiwan - KMT chairman vows to push for nuclear-free Taiwan - Justin Su, Claudia Liu and Y.F. Low
  • Sunday Times - Hinkley branded 'expensive mistake' - Danny Fortson
  • New Jersey 101.5 FM Radio - Why we should stop subsidizing solar and nuclear - Bill Spadea
  • Business Standard - Murthy pitches for nuclear power, says criticism ineffective
  • Utility Dive - Judge: SCE violated rules in talks with regulators over SONGS - Herman K. Trabish
  • BelTA - Coolant collectors for Belarusian nuclear power plant by year end
  • Wicked Local Amesbury - LETTER: Increase the Seabrook protection zone - Joanna Hammond, Pearl Street, Amesbury; co-founder, No More Fukushimas
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Lantern ceremony sheds light on peace - John Shearer
  • Asahi Shimbun - VOX POPULI: Tragedies of Nagasaki bombing echoed in poems
  • Columbus Dispatch - Letter: No plan to clean up some waste dumps - Lee Blackburn ,Former member, Site Specific Advisory Board, Portsmouth Gaseous Diffusion Plant, Pataskala
  • Mainichi Daily News - 57% oppose Kyushu nuclear plant's reactivation: Mainichi poll
  • BBC - Deserted Dungeness beach offered for sale at £1.5m
  • Interfax-Ukraine - New source of fire found in Chornobyl exclusion zone, situation under control - emergency authorities
  • Mainichi Daily News - Nagasaki A-bomb survivor condemns gov't-backed security bills in peace pledge
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Y-12 contract talks on hold - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Pantex union chief: vote was 'overwhelming' - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Pantex workers reject CNS contract proposal - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Stories from those wartime years in Oak Ridge - Frank Munger
  • Tri-City Herald - New audio collection shares memories of bombing crews - Geoff Folsom
  • BBC News - Britain's Nuclear Secrets: Inside Sellafield
  • BBC - The robots helping clean up Sellafield's nuclear waste
  • BBC News - Japan Set for Nuclear Restart
  • The Guardian - Planned Hinkley Point nuclear power station under fire from energy industry - Nils Pratley and Sean Farrell
  • The Guardian - Japan split over restart of first nuclear reactor since Fukushima disaster - Justin McCurry in Satsumasendai
  • Xinhua News - Ukraine to increase nuclear fuel imports from U.S.
  • Xinhua News - Japan set to bring first nuke plant back online since Fukushima disaster amid public opposition
  • St. Louis Post-Dispatch - Editorial: Corps of Engineers should FUSRAP-up West Lake's toxic waste
  • BBC News - What do you do with old nuclear power stations? - Dr John Roberts
  • Taipei Times - Lifting of Japanese food ban to require more time: minister

    Sunday, August 09, 2015

  • Center for Public Integrity - Thirteen years and counting: anatomy of an EPA civil rights investigation - Talia Bufordemail
  • The Ecologist - Moorside, Cumbria: the great nuclear land grab - Martin Forwood
  • New York Times - Peace Activists Descend on Los Alamos, but Residents Remain Indifferent - Fernanda Santos
  • Nevada Appeal - Guy W. Farmer: A new national monument for Nevada - Guy W. Farmer
  • Deutsche Welle - 'We were the first victims of the atomic bomb' - Teri Schultz, New Mexico
  • AP - Pope recalls horror of atomic bombs 70 years ago
  • AP - Calls to abolish nukes on Nagasaki bombing 70th anniversary - Eugene Hoshiko
  • AP - Report: Iran military chief backs nuke deal despite concerns - Ali Akbar Dareini
  • Reuters - Nagasaki marks 70th anniversary of atomic bombing
  • Reuters - Pope calls for global nuclear ban on anniversary of Nagasaki - Gavin Jones
  • Reuters - Japan's Abe renews pledge of nuclear weapons free Japan at Nagasaki memorial - Shinichi Saoshiro
  • Truthdig - A Critical Review: 'Uranium: Twisting the Dragon's Tail' - Stanley Heller
  • New York Times - 29 U.S. Scientists Praise Iran Nuclear Deal in Letter to Obama - William J. Broad
  • New York Times - 4 Years After Fukushima Nuclear Calamity, Japanese Divided on Whether to Return - Martin Fackler
  • National Geographic - How 5 People Survived Nagasaki's Nuclear Hell - Simon Worrall
  • The State - Letter: Obama plan biased against nuclear energy - Mel Buckner, North Augusta
  • Beaver County Times - Shippingport plant symbolized America's 'high hopes' for peaceful nuclear power - J.D. Prose
  • Arizona Daily Star - US needs zero-carbon nuclear power - Barry D. Ganapol, professor of aerospace and mechanical engineering at the University of Arizona
  • The Guardian - Nuclear fallout: the mental health consequences of radiation - Becky Martin
  • Ha'aretz Daily - American Jews at the Service of Netanyahu - Uri Misgav |
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - The A-bombs fell / Nagasaki student 'won't give up on N-abolition'
  • IOL - Nuke programme set to go ahead - Siyabonga Mkhwanazi
  • Beaver County Times - Major nuclear disasters offer valuable lessons - J.D. Prose and Jenny Wagner
  • Macon Telegraph - Clean air plan to push Georgia toward solar, nuclear alternatives - Maggie Lee
  • WRCB Chattanooga - Group wants Georgia Power profits trimmed over nuclear plant - Ray Henry
  • Tehran Times - Defending the JCPOA
  • New Delhi Citizen - INDIA'S NUCLEAR 'RENAISSANCE' OVER EVEN BEFORE IT BEGAN - Seema Mustafa
  • Ya Libnan - Israel makes threats against Iranian nuclear scientists
  • Yahoo! Maktoob News - How comic books helped fuel Japan's love for the atom
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Peace activists mark Hiroshima bombing anniversary at Y-12 - MJ Slaby
  • Japan Times - Text of Abe's atomic bombing anniversary speech in Nagasaki
  • Macomb Daily - Rally organized against Canadian nuclear facility - Gina Joseph
  • Hans India - Japanese N-power move to benefit India greatly - Amit Bhandari
  • Beaver County Times - Tracing atomic energy in Beaver County - J.D. Prose and Jenny Wagner
  • Green Valley News - EDITORIAL: Meet the man who may have saved your life - Mike Moore
  • Aberdeen Press and Journal - Turfs cut for new Dounreay archive centre - Jane Candlish
  • Scottish Daily Record - Lesley Roberts: Why we must listen to the ghosts of Hiroshima - and make sure this horror never happens again - Lesley Roberts
  • KWES NewsWest9 - UPDATE: Pantex employees reject proposed contracts - Cori Duke
  • Sofia News Agency - Firefighters Contain New Wildfire in Chernobyl Exclusion Zone
  • Arkansas Democrat-Gazette - Pacific Islander health center focusing on research, training - Christie Swanson
  • BBC News - Hiroshima A-bombed tree seeds germinate in Gloucestershire
  • Sofia News Agency - Bulgaria Radiation Levels Unaffected by Chernobyl Wildfire - Environment Agency
  • Tri-City Herald - Atomic bomb still Mid-Columbia legacy after 70 years - Geoff Folsom
  • BBC News - Japan PM calls for 'elimination of nuclear weapons'
  • Trend News Agency - Nagasaki mayor urges Obama to visit Japanese cities subject to US atomic bombings in 1945
  • Trend News Agency - Iran hopes Japan would regain share of Iranian energy projects - Fatih Karimov
  • Trend News Agency - Iranian parliament to appoint nuclear deal commission members - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • Trend News Agency - Raising the issue of Parchin aims to unsettle nuclear accord - Fatih Karimov
  • Press TV - JCPOA balanced, victory for both sides: Iran FM
  • Press TV - Iran top cmdr. supports JCPOA, UNSC resolution
  • Press TV - Iran's foreign minister dismisses US media claim on Parchin site
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Environmental Assessments; Availability, etc.: Entergy Nuclear Operations, Inc.; Vermont Yankee Nuclear Power Station, Pages 47960 - 47964 [FR DOC #: 2015-19587]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Guidance: Human Factors Engineering, Pages 47958 - 47959 [FR DOC #: 2015-19585]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Guidance: Use of Accreditation in Lieu of Commercial Grade Surveys for Procurement of Laboratory Calibration and Test Services, Pages 47957 - 47958 [FR DOC #: 2015-19549]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings; Sunshine Act, Page 47958 [FR DOC #: 2015-19641]
  • EnergyBiz - A winner in Obama's Clean Power Plan? - Allen Greenberg
  • Fukushima Diary - One more Fukushima worker found dead with his head caught in the lid of a vacuum truck - Iori Mochizuki
  • Asahi Shimbun - Worker at wrecked Fukushima nuclear plant dies from head injury
  • Asahi Shimbun - Utilities pass heat wave test with flying colors without nuclear plants - Daisuke Hirabayashi
  • Kyodo News - Doubts over no-war, no-nuke policy as Nagasaki marks A-bomb anniv. - Miya Tanaka
  • Japan Times - Nagasaki bombing remembered, but doubts emerge over anti-war, anti-nuke policy - Eric Johnston
  • Japan Times - Worker at wrecked Fukushima plant dies from head injury
  • Jiji Press - Protest Rally Held Ahead of N-Reactor Restart
  • Mainichi Daily News - Nagasaki peace declaration on 70th anniversary of atomic bombing
  • Mainichi Daily News - Doubts over no-war, no-nuke policy as Nagasaki marks A-bomb anniv.
  • Mainichi Daily News - Nagasaki A-bomb survivor's pledge on 70th anniversary of bombing
  • Mainichi Daily News - Pope recalls horror of atomic bombs 70 years ago
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Abe reaffirms 3 nonnuclear principles in Nagasaki speech
  • The Guardian - Japan split over restart of first nuclear reactor since Fukushima disaster - Justin McCurry in Satsumasendai
  • South China Morning Post - As use of nuclear energy grows more widespread in Asia, transparency should be key - Yanfei Li
  • BBC - In pictures: Nagasaki bombing
  • Olive Press - Castilla-La Mancha nature reserve combats nuclear waste - Nina Chausow
  • Spokesman-Review - Nuclear bomb history worthy of skepticism - Bob Stilger

    Saturday, August 08, 2015

  • KNPR - What Did Nevada Voters Learn From The First GOP Debate? - Joe Schoenmann
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - WIPP won't commit to new opening date - Sarah Matott
  • AP - Worker at wrecked Japan nuclear plant dies from head injury - Mari Yamaguchi
  • AP - AP PHOTOS: Nagasaki atomic bomb left a man scarred for life - Photos by EUGENE HOSHIKO; text by MIKI TODA
  • Bloomberg - Nuclear Unit Outage Plus Wind Not Blowing Equals Power Gains - Harry Weber
  • Reuters - Iran rejects accusations about military site as 'lies' - Bozorgmehr Sharafedin Nouri
  • Reuters - Japan's nuclear regulator says no repeat of Fukushima under new safety rules - media - Yuka Obayashi
  • Reuters - U.S. think tank questions Iran explanation for activity at site - Louis Charbonneau
  • Asahi Shimbun - EDITORIAL: Concerns about evacuations in nuclear emergencies continue unabated
  • Albuquerque Journal - Monuments to the madness of nuclear weapons - Amy Goodman
  • Gulf News - Churchill's optimism about nuclear age vindicated - Graham Farmelo
  • AirForceTimes - Air Force nuclear costs $30 billion over next four years, report estimates - Phillip Swarts
  • The Conversation UK - What has nuclear physics ever given us? - Paul Stevenson, Senior Lecturer at University of Surrey
  • Sputnik International - Ex-Pentagon Official Calls $293Bln US Nuclear Upgrade a Waste of Money
  • Radio New Zealand - Exiled by nuclear testing, rising seas force Bikinians to flee again - Giff Johnson, RNZI Marshall Islands correspondent
  • Press TV - Moniz worried about US Congress opposition to Iran agreement
  • Durham Region - Darlington nuclear licence renewal information session
  • Korea Herald - Hanbit nuclear reactor halts due to coolant pump problems
  • Paducah Sun - Letter: Don't allow McCracken site to become nuclear waste dump - Gene Nettles, Hickman
  • Asahi Shimbun - EDITORIAL: Concerns about evacuations in nuclear emergencies continue unabated
  • Wicked Local Norwood - Editorial: Emission goals not viable without nuclear
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Y-12 protestors reunite for remembrance event - MJ Slaby
  • Wicked Local kingston - PILGRIM STATION: Plant operator tests positive for controlled substance - Frank Mand
  • San Diego Reader - Fraud suit filed against Edison--Law firm says San Onofre settlement in jeopardy - Don Bauder
  • Fierce Energy - Emails could cost SCE up to $34M - Jaclyn Brandt
  • KPBS - Roundtable Dissects San Onofre Settlement, Transit District Discrimination Suits - Pat Finn, Mark Sauer
  • Mainichi Daily News - Abe to reinstate non-nuclear principles in A-bomb ceremony speech
  • KING5 Seattle - The last bomb's journey began in Eastern Washington - Jim Dever
  • New England Public Radio - NRC: Closed Vermont Yankee Not An Environmental Risk As It Stands Now - Adam Frenier
  • Japan Times - B-29 pilot asked pope to support Nagasaki atomic bomb victims
  • New York Times - The Other Mushroom Clouds - Jonathan Fetter-Vorm
  • CBC News - Point Lepreau shut down again for repairs that could cost $10.5M
  • Orange County Register - Teetering rocks may signal fault link, UCI scientist says - Aaron Orlowski
  • Hazleton Standard Speaker - Levels for beryllium exposure sharply reduced - Kent Jackson
  • BBC News - Hiroshima: How my grandma survived an atomic bomb
  • CapeCod News - APCC Supports Pilgrim Plant Planning Zone Bills
  • Trend News Agency - Raising the issue of Parchin aims to unsettle nuclear accord - Fatih Karimov
  • Trend News Agency - West created mock propaganda on Iran's Parchin nuclear site - Fatih Karimov
  • Trend News Agency - Nuclear deal eased oppression on Iran - Fatih Karimov
  • Xinhua News - News Analysis: Iran nuclear deal ushers in heightened diplomacy in Syria - Hummam Sheikh Ali
  • Press TV - Iran's foreign minister dismisses US media claim on Parchin site
  • Aiken Standard - Flammable gas uptick puts Savannah River Site waste facility in outage - Derrek Asberry
  • New York Times - Remembering Hiroshima, and How It Changed the World - Serge Schmemann
  • Asahi Shimbun - Utilities pass heat wave test with flying colors without nuclear plants - Daisuke Hirabayashi
  • Asahi Shimbun - EDITORIAL: Concerns about evacuations in nuclear emergencies continue unabated
  • Japan Times - Truth hurts: censorship in the media
  • Japan Times - Worker dies in vacuum truck accident at Fukushima No. 1 nuclear plant
  • Japan Times - train, Aru Ressha,
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - The A-bombs fell / Nagasaki student 'won't give up on N-abolition'
  • Mainichi Daily News - Worker at wrecked Japan nuclear plant dies from head injury
  • Mainichi Daily News - Cooling system pump at Sendai nuclear plant stopped due to faulty vibration meter
  • Jiji Press - Japan to Create Network for Quick Postdisaster Waste Disposal
  • Jiji Press - Kyushu Electric May Restart Sendai No. 1 Reactor on Tues.
  • NHK World - Fukushima nuclear plant worker dies in accident

    Friday, August 07, 2015

  • Albuquerque Journal - LANL theft, fraud scandal back in focus - Mark Oswald
  • Albuquerque Journal - Human error prompts emergency - Sarah Matott
  • KUSA Denver - Manhattan Project vet remembers the Hiroshima bombing - Maya Rodriguez
  • CounterPunch - When We Bombed the World: Nuclear Testing and the Rise of Global Cancer Deaths - Jeffrey St. Clair
  • AP - Those 'with same scar' find peace at Hiroshima nursing homes - Kaori Hitomi
  • AP - US diplomat: Hiroshima atom bombing should never be repeated - Mari Yamaguchi
  • AP - Obama administration plans new workplace limits on beryllium
  • AP - Think tank: Crates, trucks at Iran site ahead of UN visit - George Jahn
  • AP - In split with Obama, Sen. Chuck Schumer opposes Iran deal - Donna Cassata
  • Pamplin Media Group - Schumer to Oppose Iran Nuclear Accord in Setback for Obama - Billy House
  • Bloomberg - Iran Dismisses Reports of Cleanup at Parchin Military Complex - Kambiz Foroohar
  • Reuters - German liability law change would challenge E.ON's spin-off logic - Christoph Steitz and Caroline Copley
  • Reuters - First reactor restart in Japan may be delayed a day to Aug 11 -Asahi - Osamu Tsukimori
  • The Guardian - Shining a light on Britain's nuclear state - Phil Johnstone and Andy Stirling
  • CCTV - Crossover: Locals protest against the restart of power plant in Japan
  • Japan Times - Editorial: Bringing Tepco officials to trial
  • World Nuclear News - Mitsubishi partners Holtec on SMR systems
  • World Nuclear News - Ukraine aims to complete safety upgrade program in 2020
  • World Nuclear News - UK invests in advanced nuclear fuel research
  • World Nuclear News - Legal challenge to Virginia uranium ban
  • World Nuclear News - Russia-Egypt agreement to be signed within months, says Medvedev
  • World Nuclear News - New Chinese unit connected to the grid
  • IPS - Opinion: Look at Nuclear Weapons in a New Way - Jan Oberg
  • IPS - No More Hiroshimas, No More Nagasakis, Vows U.N. Chief - Thalif Deen
  • Al Jazeera America - Why the US nuclear budget grows while the stockpile of warheads shrinks - Michael Pizzi
  • Asahi Shimbun - Anxiety rises over Abe omitting non-nuclear principles from Hiroshima speech
  • Viet Nam News - Viet Nam to boost nuclear power use
  • PowerMag - Solar and Wind Power Each Surpass Nuclear Generation in Germany Since Mid-Year - Aaron Larson
  • CBS Philly - SJ Nuclear Plant Shuts Down After Cooling Pump Problem - David Madden
  • Trend News Agency - Nuclear deal eased oppression on Iran - Fatih Karimov
  • Pamplin Media - Film released on Hanford nuclear contamination - Steve Law.
  • Economic Times - Bikini nuclear refugees seek US aid to leave Marshall Islands
  • Sputnik News - US Nuclear Weapons Upgrade Costs Soar by Nearly $18Bln
  • Fiji Times - Nuclear talk - Bettylyn Matakitoga
  • Press TV - Two key Democrats announce to vote against Iran nuclear agreement
  • Orange County Register - Watchdog: After anger over secret meetings, San Onofre nuclear settlement under fire - Teri Sforza
  • Los Angeles Times - PUC hit with fresh criticisms over dealings with Edison - Ivan Penn
  • Yahoo!7 News - Bikini nuclear refugees seek US aid to leave Marshall Islands - AFP
  • San Jose Mercury - Photos: Weapons Protest at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
  • The Energy Collective - Clearing the Air - Alex Trembath and Michael Shellenberger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Frank Munger: At Y-12, it's not the sky that's falling - Frank Munger
  • CalCoast News - Public debates Diablo Canyon license renewal
  • History - The Man Who Survived Two Atomic Bombs - Evan Andrews
  • Focus Taiwan - Spent fuel storage problem may cause power supply shortage: Taipower
  • Aiken Standard - Savannah River Remediation finishes sealing Vault 4 cracks - Derrek Asberry
  • Augusta Chronicle - Flammable chemical halts Defense Waste Processing Facility operations while safety reviewed - Meg Mirshak
  • San Francisco Chronicle - Photos: Fukushima before, after tsunami
  • Bayshore Broadcasting - Bruce Mails Out Emergency Books - John Divinski
  • PRI - They know: Hiroshima survivors help those in Fukushima overcome fear, discrimination - Patrick Cox
  • Limerick-Royersford-Spring City Patch - Free Pills Distributed To Residents Within 10-Mile Radius Of Limerick Generating Station - Justin Heinze
  • KPBS - San Diegans Reflect On 70th Anniversary Of Hiroshima Atomic Blast - Maureen Cavanaugh, Patty Lane, Peggy Pico
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Y-12's HEU canning operations moved to Beta-2E - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Cherry Murray nominated to be DOE's science chief - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Y-12 contractor named DOE's Mentor of Year - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - The ceiling watch is on at Y-12 - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Y-12 negotiations tentatively set to begin Aug. 11 - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - DOE awards $3.7M contract to Oak Ridge small biz - Frank Munger
  • Toronto Star - Japan marks the 70th aniversary of the atomic bomb of Hiroshima.
  • Greenpeace International - Hiroshima and Nagasaki: remembering the power of peace - Blogpost by Kumi Naidoo
  • Public Citizen - After 14-Year Delay, OSHA Finally Proposes Lowering Legal Limit for Permissible Workplace Beryllium Exposure
  • NRC - Atomic Safety and Licensing board to Take Public Comment, Hold Hearing Aug. 24 on Crow Butte Uranium Recovery Facility
  • IAEA - IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano's Statement to Media After Meeting U.S. Senators on Iran
  • IAEA - Scientific Forum 2015: Ghana Uses Radiation Technology to Sterilize Medical Items
  • Xinhua News - Hiroshima residents mark 70th anni. of atomic bombing, calling for "true peace"
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notices: Environmental Impact Statements; Weekly Receipt; Availability, Page 47489 [FR DOC #: 2015-19441]
  • Health and Human Services Department - Notices: Designation of a Class of Employees for Addition to the Special Exposure Cohort, Pages 47493 - 47494 [FR DOC #: 2015-19471]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Director's Decisions: Southern California Edison, San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station, Units 2 and 3, Pages 47532 - 47533 [FR DOC #: 2015-19407]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: NextEra Energy Seabrook, LLC, Seabrook Station, Unit 1, Pages 47533 - 47534 [FR DOC #: 2015-19408]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Guidance: Special Nuclear Material Doorway Monitors, Pages 47534 - 47535 [FR DOC #: 2015-19445]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: License Amendment Applications: Exelon Generation Company, LLC, Three Mile Island Nuclear Station, Unit 1, Pages 47529 - 47532 [FR DOC #: 2015-19409]
  • New Baltimore Voice - Rally opposing proposed nuclear dump on Lake Huron set - Jim Bloch
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - The experts assess verification in Iran and proliferation in the future - John Mecklin
  • The Intercept - New Effort to Rebut Torture Report Undermined as Former Official Admits the Obvious - Dan Froomkin
  • Los Angeles Times - OpEd: What U.S. citizens weren't told about the atomic bombing of Japan - Susan Southard

    Thursday, August 06, 2015

  • Media Matters for America blog - Politico's Morning Energy Proposes Key Climate and Energy Questions Ahead Of GOP Presidential Debate - Andrew Seifter
  • Reno Gazette-Journal - Letter: Preserving sculpture area crucial to monument - Joseph Strolin, Minden
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - EDITORIAL: Questions to ask in GOP presidential debate
  • Law Week Colorado - 10th Circuit Calls for Conclusion of Rocky Flats Case - Tony Flesor
  • AP - Japan marks 70th anniversary of Hiroshima atomic bombing - Kaori Hitomi, Mari Yamaguchi
  • Bloomberg - In Hiroshima, Abe Calls for World Free of Nuclear Weapons - Isabel Reynolds
  • Bloomberg - Obama on Iran Nuclear Accord in Two Minutes
  • Reuters - U.S. think tank: risk Iran might 'sanitize' Parchin before U.N. checks - Shadia Nasralla in Vienna, Parisa Hafezi in Ankara and Susan Heavy in Washington
  • Reuters - Hiroshima marks atomic bombing, worries about steps toward war - Hyun Oh and Toru Hanai
  • Reuters - Japan puts Tepco reactors on priority list for restart screening - Osamu Tsukimori
  • The Guardian - Sale of uranium by Ukrainian gang reportedly thwarted by security service
  • Interfax-Ukraine - SBU Chief reports to Poroshenko on confiscation of illegal trafficking of nuclear materials in Ivano-Frankivsk region
  • The Guardian - Hiroshima remembers atomic bomb: 'abolish the evil of nuclear weapons' - Justin McCurry in Hiroshima
  • Asahi Shimbun - EDITORIAL: Japan should lead global campaign to convince nuclear powers to disarm
  • Greenpeace International - Japan's nuclear history and the power of peace - Blogpost by Junichi Sato
  • BBC News - Countries who could push the nuclear 'red' button
  • CounterPunch - Hiroshima and the Persistence of Nuclear Weapons - Alice Slater
  • The Guardian - At Hiroshima remembrance ceremony, Shinzo Abe proposes new nuclear disarmament plan– video
  • Asian Correspondent - Atom bomb survivors are still fighting against nuclear development in Japan - Graham Land
  • BBC - Hiroshima marks 70 years since atomic bomb
  • The Conversation UK - Ban the bomb: 70 years on, the nuclear threat looms as large as ever
  • Global Research - Hiroshima and Nagasaki: Gratuitous Mass Murder, Nuclear War, "A Lunatic Act" - Stephen Lendman
  • Asahi Shimbun - Defense minister triggers uproar with comments on nuclear weapons under security legislation - Sachiko Miwa
  • CNN - Why we must never forget Hiroshima - Fumio Kishida
  • CNN - Have the ashes of Hiroshima taught the world anything? - Ingrid Piper, for CNN
  • The Diplomat - Was Nuclear Weapon Use in Hiroshima Really a Turning Point in World War 2? - Ankit Panda
  • The Guardian - Hiroshima and the nuclear age – a visual guide
  • Asahi Shimbun - Atomic bombing has not stifled talk by politicians about arming Japan with nuclear weapons
  • Bloomberg - Japan Heads Toward Nuclear Unknown With Post-Fukushima Restarts - Stephen Stapczynski and Yuriy Humber
  • Washington Post - An illustrated history of the Hiroshima and Nagasaki nuclear bombings - Richard Johnson and Bonnie Berkowitz
  • Interfax Energy - Bullish outlook for Asia's nuclear capacity - Andrew Walker
  • YLE News - Mixed reactions to nuclear plant as claims emerge Russia's stake could increase
  • The Daily Beast - Japan Set to Restart Nuclear Reactors
  • CounterPunch - Fukushima's Radioactive Baby Milk Formula - John Laforge
  • Roanoke Times - Virginia Uranium goes to court for right to mine, process nuclear fuel
  • Daily Post North Wales - Early hours helicopter raid at nuclear power plant terrifies campers
  • CBS Los Angeles - Judge: California Utility Held Improper Nuclear Plant Talks
  • Los Angeles Times - Judge says Edison engaged in illegal communication with PUC - Ivan Penn
  • South Jersey Times - Large support, but some vocal dissent for PSEG Nuclear Delaware River water use permit - Bill Gallo Jr.
  • Asahi Shimbun - VOX POPULI: Hiroshima permanent beacon of hope for nuclear-free world
  • VietNamNet Bridge - Conference on nuclear technology opens in Da Nang
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Ceremony remembers victims of Hiroshima bombing on 70th anniversary - Frank Munger
  • BBC - Swansea factory's role in Hiroshima atom bomb invention - Neil Prior
  • Tacoma News Tribune - Editorial: No more delays in cleaning up toxic Hanford tanks
  • Bennington Banner - Entergy: NRC approves step in eliminating EPZ at Vermont Yankee - Robert Audette
  • Daily Astorian - Editorial: Federal regulators should take close look at Oregon LNG, oil-by-rail
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Will $293.4 billion be enough? - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - A few things on the Pantex proposal - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Ceremony at Y-12 on anniversary of Hiroshima - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Y-12 security - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - 70 years after Hiroshima: a look at Y-12's role - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Regalbuto, Elkind confirmed for high-level DOE posts - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Pantex workers to vote on CNS contract offer - Frank Munger
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea says future nuclear test depends on U.S. attitude - Lee Haye-ah
  • Xinhua News - China desalinating massive amounts of water
  • Press TV - Iran rejects reports of sanitization work at Parchin military site
  • Press TV - All but Zionists, US warmongers happy about Iran agreement: Rouhani
  • Xinhua News - In pics: bacteria experiments of Japanese troops in China during WWII
  • GAO - Modernizing the Nuclear Security Enterprise: NNSA Increased Its Budget Estimates, but Estimates for Key Stockpile and Infrastructure Programs Need Improvement GAO-15-499
  • Malaysian Insider - Stop nuclear power now! – S. M. Mohamed Idris - S. M. Mohamed Idris is president of Consumers' Association of Penang, part of the Malaysian Coalition Against Nuclear - See more at: Malaysian Insider
  • Heritage Foundation - Fooled Again: The Nuclear Waste Administration Act Preserves Futile Status Quo - Jack Spencer and Katie Tubb
  • Air Force Times - Nuclear upgrade costs $700 billion over next 25 years, think-tank study estimates - Phillip Swarts
  • New York Times - Hiroshima Atomic Bomb Survivors Pass Their Stories to a New Generation - Jonathan Sobleaug
  • Bloomberg - Japan Heads Toward Nuclear Unknown With Post-Fukushima Restarts - Stephen StapczynskiYuriy Humber
  • Reuters - CORRECTED-Japan's 'role model' index set to include Fukushima operator Tepco - Hideyuki Sano
  • ENENews - Vice: 'Suspicious' death at Fukushima plant – Officials: Damaged nuclear fuel containers found in Unit 3 pool after removal of massive piece of debris – "High radioactivity prevented workers from carrying out the removal smoothly" – Concern about "new fuel failure" (PHOTOS & VIDEO)
  • NHK World - NRA OKs bill to raise exposure limit for workers
  • NHK World - NRA approves Sendai maintenance plan through 2024
  • NHK World - Application filed for checking Takahama reactor
  • NHK World - New maintenance breaches found at Monju plant
  • NHK World - Probe into Fukushima No.2 reactor hits snag
  • Kyodo News - Hiroshima marks 70th A-bomb anniv. amid fears of eroded pacifism - Miya Tanaka
  • Kyodo News - Regulator to prioritize safety review of TEPCO nuclear reactors
  • Kyodo News - Security bills technically allow nuclear arms transport: minister
  • Kyodo News - Measures approved for operating Kyushu nuclear unit over 30 years
  • Fukushima Diary - [Video] Tepco's new video shows there are more large debris on the deformed fuel assemblies - Iori Mochizuki

    Wednesday, August 05, 2015

  • Atlanta Business Chronicle - Viewpoint: EPA's 'Clean Power Plan' is a mistake - Tim Echols, Commissioner, Georgia Public Service Commission.
  • Elko Daily Free Press - Commentary: Nevada could get seat at nuke waste table - Thomas Mitchell
  • Reno Gazette-Journal - OpEd: Basin & Range a ruse to stop nuclear waste dump - Stanley Paher and Tyrus W. Cobb
  • Reno Gazette-Journal - OpEd: Monument designation ignored public input - Mark Amodei
  • Japan Times - Japan defense chief says SDF could deal with nukes under security bills - Reiji Yoshida
  • Oshawa Express - The facts on nuclear safety - Louis Bertrand
  • HNN Huntingtonnews - Major Protests at U.S. Warhead Facilities Across the Nation Unite to Decry Trillion Dollar Plan for New U.S. Nuclear Weapons; Advocate Disarmament
  • Huntsville Times - World War II veteran helped build atom bombs and rocket ships - Kay Campbell
  • Huntsville Times - Hiroshima atomic bomb survivor: 'Boom. Boom. Gone. All gone.' - Kay Campbell
  • Fierce Energy - Nuclear: DOE's investment in a clean energy future - Jaclyn Brandt
  • Albuquerque Journal - False positive radiation alert at WIPP - Associated Press
  • KWES NewsWest9 - WIPP Emergency Operations Center Deactivated
  • KOB•4 Albuquerque - Elevated radiological readings reported at WIPP, no sign of radiation leaving site - Shaun Griswold
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - WIPP confirms radiological release did not occur
  • Emmett Messenger-Index - Idahos downwinders hope for federal recognition
  • Emmett Messenger-Index - Janet: How many times do we have to ask? - Janet Monti
  • AP - Obama: Iran deal builds on diplomacy that won Cold War - Julie Pace
  • AP - US ready to discuss enhanced security for Israel - Deb Riechmann
  • AP - News Guide: A look at the Iran nuclear deal and Congress - Deb Riechmann
  • AP - Israeli rights group sues to block release of Iranian funds
  • AP - Calculation error prompts concern at nuke waste site
  • AP - AP PHOTOS: Hiroshima after the atomic bomb _ and today - Eugene Hoshiko
  • AP - Obama, Netanyahu make dueling appeals on Iran to US Jews - Julie Pace
  • Bloomberg - Iran Rebukes U.S. for Suggestion IAEA Could Aid Military Strikes - Jonathan Tirone
  • Bloomberg - What You Get for $502 Million? A Somewhat Gentler Climate Plan - Isaac Arnsdorf
  • Bloomberg - Treasury Says U.S. Can Snap Back Sanctions If Iran Violates Deal - Andrew Mayeda and Nicole Gaouette
  • Bloomberg - Germany May Change Atomic Liability for Utilities, Affecting EON - Tino Andresen and Stefan Nicola
  • Bloomberg - Obama, Netanyahu Pitch Their Dueling Visions of Iran Accord - Justin Sink, Billy House
  • Bloomberg - Video: Netanyahu: Nuclear Deal Gives Iran Clear Path to the Bomb
  • Bloomberg - Finnish Nuclear Plant to Move Ahead After Financing Secured - Raine Tiessalo
  • Bloomberg - Four Lessons Obama Should Learn From Merkel's Energy Revolution - Stefan Nicola
  • Reuters - Obama: If Iran cheats on nuclear deal, we will catch them - Julia Edwards
  • Reuters - Russia's Lavrov criticises Obama over missile shield plans - Gabriela Baczynska
  • Reuters - Video: Children remember Hiroshima A-bomb victims
  • Reuters - Japan minister's nuclear comments spark new row over security bills - Kiyoshi Takenaka
  • Reuters - UPDATE 2-Fortum steps in to rescue Finnish-Russian nuclear project - Jussi Rosendahl
  • Reuters - BRIEF-SRV to participate in Fennovoima's nuclear power plant construction project - Yhtiot Oyj
  • Reuters - Pakistan's secret military courts given Supreme Court blessing - Katharine Houreld
  • The Guardian - Brazilian Hiroshima survivors campaign against new push for nuclear power - Maria Zuppello in Sao Paulo and Jonathan Watts in Rio de Janeiro
  • Irish Examiner - Fallout from first nuclear attack lingers - Geoffrey Roberts
  • Japan Times - Seven decades without a nuclear war - Gwynne Dyer
  • The Guardian - Sanctions against Iran crumble as America wrangles over the nuclear deal - Simon Tisdall
  • USNI News - Video: Report: Upgrading U.S. Nuclear Forces is 'Not Affordable' Under Sequestration - John Grady
  • ICRC - Japan: 70 years later, new fatal illnesses linked to nuclear bomb
  • Sydney Morning Herald - Hiroshima nuclear bomb 70th anniversary: New research shows thousands of survivors treated every year - Julie Power
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Seven decades after Hiroshima, is there still a nuclear taboo? - William Burr, Jeffrey Kimball
  • Sputnik News - US Seeks to Erase Memory of 1945 Japan Nuclear Bombings – Russian Lawmaker
  • Japan Times - Time for UNSC members to ban their own WMD - Hans Blix
  • Augusta Chronicle - EPA plan credits new nuclear reactors, including at Plant Vogtle - Meg Mirshak
  • Japan Times - NRA approves long-term operating plan for Sendai nuclear plant
  • Japan Times - Only way forward is to eliminate nuclear arms - Tadateru Konoe
  • Asahi Shimbun - A-bomb survivors continue to press U.S. about abolishing nuclear weapons
  • ICRC - Seventy years after Hiroshima and Nagasaki: Reflections on the consequences of nuclear detonation - Interview with Peter Maurer and Tadateru Konoe
  • Japan Times - MLK's fears of nuclear devastation should continue to resonate - Patrick Parr
  • BelTA - Belarusian nuclear power plant construction stays on schedule
  • Deutsche Welle - The last nukes in Germany
  • Financial Express Bangladesh - N-plant sans full feasibility study raises questions - M Azizur Rahman
  • Daily Sparks Tribune - Bill might give Nevada a seat at the nuke waste negotiating table - Thomas Mitchell
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - Second reportable employee incident at Pilgrim nuclear plant in two weeks - Frank Mand
  • Asahi Shimbun - Scientists mining new trove of information on Japan's wartime A-bomb program - Shingo Fukushima
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - TVA quadruples its income--Job cuts will reduce number of workers to 1934 level - Dave Flessner
  • Las Cruces Sun-News - Calculation error prompts concern at WIPP
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Feds declare historic Happy Valley site surplus property - Bob Fowler
  • Daily Telegraph - Hiroshima: the true account of hell on earth - Martin Chilton
  • PRI - How this granddaughter of A-bomb survivors learned to embrace her family history - Patrick Cox
  • Asahi Shimbun - Hibakusha artist puts memories on canvas again 50 years after losing confidence - Gen Okamoto
  • Mid-Hudson News - Radiological emergency exercise held around Indian Point
  • This is The West Country - Hinkley 'one of worst deals ever' for taxpayers and industry says former Tory energy secretary
  • Danville Register & Bee - Dominion Virginia Power might have to refund $11.2 million
  • Japan Times - Diary shows Eisenhower had misgivings about A-bomb attacks
  • Huntington Herald Dispatch - Editorial: Piketon cleanup needs to move ahead
  • Windham County Commons - Letter: Why does Vermont impede VY decommissioning at every step? - Richard January, Jaffrey, N.H.
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Y-12 worker sues CNS for lost vacation - Frank Munger
  • NWTRB - Summer 2015 Board Meeting transcript and presentations are available
  • NAS - Project Update: Current Status of and Progress toward Eliminating Highly Enriched Uranium Use in Fuel for Civilian Research and Test Reactors
  • NRC blog - Celebrating a Facebook Milestone - Stephanie West, Public Affairs Specialist for Social Media
  • GreenWorld - EPA took nuclear out of the Clean Power Plan
  • NRC - NRC to Hold Open House on August 25 For Palo Verde Nuclear Generating Station
  • IAEA - IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano's Statement to Media After Meeting U.S. Senators on Iran
  • Trend News Agency - Iran deal a real win-win - Dalga Khatinoglu
  • Bellona - Russia submits claim on the North Pole to UN – but oil aspirations seem dead in the water - Charles Digges
  • Xinhua News - U.S., IAEA discuss future verification of Iran nuke deal
  • Japan Times - NRA approves long-term operating plan for Sendai nuclear plant
  • Global Research - Fukushima Radiation: Millions of Fish Dead in Pacific Northwest, Destruction of Marine Life, Unprecedented Catastrophe
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-Japan A-bomb survivors speak out against nuclear power, decry Abe's view of war - Linda Sieg
  • Reuters - A-bomb survivors' Fukushima doubts
  • Las Vegas Informer - 70 Years of Atomic Bombs: Can We Disarm Yet? - Rivera Sun
  • Northumberland News - Port-Hope-radioactive-waste-cleanup-gets-Federal-boost

    Tuesday, August 04, 2015

  • Bloomberg - New Nuclear Power Seen as Big Winner in Obama's Clean Power Plan - Jonathan Crawford and Mark Chediak
  • Consortium News - Confronting a Very Dark Chapter - Gary G. Kohls
  • Emmett Messenger Index - Janet: How many times do we have to ask? - Janet Monti
  • EurekAlert - Story tips from the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory, August 2015 - DOE/Oak Ridge National Laboratory
  • KPVI Pocatello - U.S. Navy Wants To Build New Facility In Eastern Idaho
  • KIFI Idaho Falls - DOE and U.S. Navy take public comment on new nuclear facility - Bre Clark
  • KMVT Twin Falls, ID - The Idaho National Laboratory is looking for public comment on a new proposed site
  • HNN Huntingtonnews - 70 Years of Atomic Bombs: Can We Disarm Yet? - Rivera Sun
  • AP - News Guide: A look at the Iran nuclear deal and Congress
  • AP - Remembering, and saving, A-bomb's legacy at Hiroshima dome - Kaori Hitomi
  • AP - Official: Iran to partially allow BBC to report for a week
  • AP - US-China nuclear agreement passes congressional review - Matthew Pennington
  • Bloomberg - Netanyahu Will Make Case Against Iran Deal to American Jews - Calev Ben-David
  • Bloomberg - India's Largest Solar Power Auction Brings Further Drop in Costs - Anindya Upadhyay
  • Bloomberg - New Nuclear Power Seen as Big Winner in Obama's Clean Power Plan - Jonathan Crawford and Mark Chediak
  • Bloomberg - Obama to Lobby Jewish-American Groups on Iran Nuclear Agreement - Margaret Talev
  • Reuters - A-bomb survivors say 'no' to nuclear power
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-Japan A-bomb survivors speak out against nuclear power, decry Abe's view of war - Linda Sieg
  • Reuters - Honeywell unit probed in toxic gas leak in Illinois - Nallur Sethuraman
  • The Guardian - Public support for UK nuclear and shale gas falls to new low - Adam Vaughan
  • NBC Sandiego - What Will Happen to San Onofre Nuclear Waste? - Wendy Fry
  • The Independent - Should the UK really be putting its money into nuclear power in 2015? - Chris Green
  • Gizmag - GE atomic swimmer robot keeps tabs on nuclear reactors - David Szondy
  • Utility Dive - Ameren scraps plans for new Missouri nuke - Robert Walton
  • The Guardian - Secrets and codes from the Iran nuclear talks - Julian Borger
  • Rock Hill Herald - Are nuclear plants SC's key to cutting pollution? - Sammy Fretwell
  • Union of Concerned Scientists blog - Lessons from the Fukushima Nuclear Accident - David Wright, physicist & co-director, Global Security
  • World Nuclear News - Honeywell Metropolis Works suffers another leak
  • Johannesburg Citizen - DA questions Joemat-Pettersson on 'nuke deal' - Denise Williams
  • Gloucester Daily Times - NRC completes environmental report of nuclear plant - Angeljean Chiaramida
  • Wairarapa Times-Age - Nuke veterans seek checks on offspring - Emily Norman
  • Courthouse News Service - Worker's Radiation Exposure Lawsuit Still Glowing - Philip A. Janquart
  • Lower Hudson Journal - Recent series of Indian Point shutdowns is worst in years - Ernie Garcia
  • Oak Ridger - Mission remains lure for future Y-12 workforce
  • Lynchburg News and Advance - Dominion Virginia Power might have to refund $11.2 million - Associated Press
  • PR Newswire - TVA Reports Continued Higher Income on Lower Operating Costs - TVA Public Relations
  • The Scotsman - Martyn McLaughlin: Hiroshima victims deserve peace - Martyn McLaughlin
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Jack Gibbons, former presidential science advisor & ORNL stalwart, dies at 86 - Frank Munger
  • All Things Nuclear - Chillin' at the NRC: Surprising Survey Results - Dave Lochbaum, director, Nuclear Safety Project
  • GreenWorld - Vogtle: at $65 billion and counting, it's a case study of nuclear power's staggeringly awful economics - Michael Mariotte
  • Press TV - Persian Gulf Arab states welcome outcome of Iran talks
  • Defense Department - Notices: Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Mariana Islands Training and Testing, Page 46252 [FR DOC #: 2015-19050]
  • Defense Department - Notices: Meetings: Defense Health Board, Federal Advisory Committee, Pages 46251 - 46252 [FR DOC #: 2015-18981]
  • Energy Department - Notices: Charter Renewals: Basic Energy Sciences Advisory Committee, Page 46254 [FR DOC #: 2015-19110]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Facility Operating Licenses and Combined Licenses; Applications and Amendments, Pages 46345 - 46357 [FR DOC #: 2015-18896]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Facility Operating Licenses and Combined Licenses; Applications and Amendments, Pages 46339 - 46344 [FR DOC #: 2015-18632]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings; Sunshine Act, Page 46339 [FR DOC #: 2015-19176]
  • NY Times blog - Four Graphs Bolster Bill Gates's Case for Greatly Boosting Clean-Energy Research - Andrew C. Revkin
  • The Guardian - Deal to build UK nuclear plant should be finalised within weeks - Rajeev Syal
  • The Independent - Deal to build Britain's first nuclear plant in quarter of a century set to be signed in weeks - Oliver Wright
  • The Guardian - Hiroshima survivors fight nuclear industry in Brazil – video
  • Deutsche Welle - French nuclear waste plan irks Germans near site
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-Japan A-bomb survivors speak out against nuclear power, decry Abe's view of war - Linda Sieg
  • Al Jazeera America - New estimates put cost of US nuclear weapons upgrade at $963 billion - Michael Pizzi -?
  • The Independent - Hiroshima and the danger of nuclear weapons: A glimpse of what might befall us - Eric Schlosser
  • Japan Times - Hiroshima gears up for 70th A-bomb anniversary as peace campaigners gather
  • CounterPunch - The Nuclear World at 70 - Robert Dodge
  • Hindu Business Line - Nuclear power deal: high time India, US tied up - M Somasekhar
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Anti-nuke activists fold 1,000 paper cranes
  • Reuters - A-bomb survivors say 'no' to nuclear power
  • POWERnews - Ameren Scraps Planned Missouri Nuclear Unit, Cites Falling Renewable Costs - Sonal Patel
  • South Jersey Times - Public to have say on permit for PSEG Nuclear's use of Delaware River water - Bill Gallo Jr.
  • DOE - Statement by Secretary Moniz on Release of Final Clean Power Plan Rules
  • Fukushima Diary - 4 fuel assemblies found deformed after removing the debris in SFP of Reactor 3 - Iori Mochizuki
  • Asahi Shimbun - INSIGHT: Physical sense helps preserve memories of 2011 triple disaster - Toshihide Ueda
  • Japan Times - Hiroshima gears up for 70th A-bomb anniversary as peace campaigners gather
  • Japan Times - Enola Gay pilot Tibbets committed to president's orders, grandson says
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - U.S. official to attend A-bomb ceremonies
  • Mainichi Daily News - Editorial: PM aide's testimony fails to erase doubts about administration's attitude toward Constitution
  • NHK World - Fuel rod casings found damaged by debris
  • NHK World - NRA approves soil freezing plan
  • NHK World - Monitors fail at nuclear fuel reprocessing plant
  • Live Insurance News - EARTHQUAKE INSURANCE IS GROWING MORE COSTLY IN JAPAN
  • CounterPunch - Julian Assange: the Untold Story of an Epic Struggle for Justice - John Pilger

    Monday, August 03, 2015

  • CounterPunch - The Atomic Era Turns 70, as Nuclear Hazards Endure - Joseph Mangano – Janette D. Sherman
  • Desert Exposure - Downwinders Speak Out--Candles shine for faces of a cancer culture far from the public eye - Joan E. Price
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - ORNL invites small businesses to use its facilities - Shelley Kimel
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Scenes From LANL's 2015 Hazmat Challenge - Chris Clark
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Pond makeover in Oak Ridge reduces risks, adds beauty - Frank Munger
  • Mondaq News - United States: Tenth Circuit Finds Price-Anderson Act Does Not Preempt Nuisance Claims - John McGahren and Stephanie R. Feingold
  • AP - Gulf Arabs welcome Iran nuke deal but seek further assurance - Matthew Lee
  • AP - AP WAS THERE: US drops atomic bombs on Japan in 1945
  • AP - Pro-Bush super PAC received $1M from Florida power company - Jack Gillum, Ronnie Greene
  • AP - Iran's president says nuclear deal achieves goals
  • Bloomberg - Republicans Fume Over Clean-Air Plan - Stephanie Ruhle and Erik Schatzker
  • Bloomberg - Kerry Wins Public Support for Iran Deal From Gulf Arab Allies - Terry Atlas and Mohammed Sergie
  • Reuters - Qatar says Gulf Arabs confident region safer with Iran deal - Noah Browning
  • Reuters - Finland's TVO raises claim against Areva over nuclear reactor delays - Jussi Rosendahl
  • CNN - Washington battle rages over Iran nuclear deal's fate - Elise Labott, Deirdre Walsh and Sunlen Serfaty
  • Tehran Times - Those who got U.S. into Iraq War could sink Iran deal, Obama warns - The White House is mounting a vigorous push to convince liberals to back the Iran deal.
  • Brookings Institution blog - Un-sanctioning Iran: What the nuclear deal means for the future of sanctions - Suzanne Maloney
  • Malaysian Insider - 1MDB may have plans to go nuclear, says researcher
  • The Guardian - 'Everyone associates the dumps with death': the Kyrgyz town built on nuclear waste - David Trilling
  • BusinessGreen - Report: HSBC raises concerns over Hinkley Point nuclear subsidies--Bank reportedly joins those arguing flagship nuclear project is increasingly difficult to justify
  • Asahi Shimbun - Survey: 52% of medical, care facilities near nuclear plants lack evacuation plans
  • Sputnik News - Russia, Vietnam Sign Agreement on Construction of Nuclear Plant
  • The Independent - 390-year-old bonsai tree survived the Hiroshima nuclear bomb - and nobody knew until 2001
  • Economic Times - After Kudankulam's success, Russia likely to get a second site to build nuclear plant - Dipanjan Roy Chaudhury
  • Arutz Sheva - Nuclear Spy Vanunu To High Court: I Want to Visit My In-Laws - Yaakov Levi
  • InDaily Adelaide - SA's nuclear debate lost in translation - Craig Wilkins is chief executive of the Conservation Council of South Australia
  • ScienceBlog - Review of Nagasaki: Life After Nuclear War by Susan Southard - Reviewed by Dr. Fred Bortz
  • Yonhap News - U.S. House introduces resolution endorsing civil nuclear deal with S. Korea - jschang@yna.co.kr
  • The Diplomat - A Deal of Great Consequence--The nuclear accord with Iran is a deal with potentially profound consequences. - Ankit Panda
  • Rand Daily Mail - Taxpayers to bear financial brunt of Zuma's nuclear tsunami - Songezo Zibi
  • Arutz Sheva - Radioactive Radiation Discovered at Ashdod Port
  • Asahi Shimbun - HIROSHIMA SYMPOSIUM ON NUCLEAR ABOLITION - Mohammed Bedjaoui: Can humanity abolish the devil's weapon?
  • Powdersville Post - Crane places module at nuclear site
  • Aberdeen Press and Journal - Iconic Dounreay power plant to be split between two national museums - Iain Ramage
  • Fastcodesign.com - The Power Plants Of The United States, Mapped - Mark Wilson
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - EPA draws criticism for moving mobile lab at UNLV - Keith Rogers
  • Bellona - Russian impounds samples from sunken Soviet-era sub en route to Norway - Charles Digges
  • Newburyport Daily News - NRC completes environmental report of N-plant - Angeljean Chiaramida
  • St. Louis Post-Dispatch - Calls mount for Corps of Engineers to take over West Lake - Jacob Barker
  • Mondaq News - DOE Title XVII Loan Guarantee Program Overview - Taite R. McDonald and Stephen R. Bolotin
  • KPBS - Counting Customer Costs For San Onofre Closure: $10.4 Billion - Amita Sharma
  • World Nuclear News - WIPP restart date put back
  • World Nuclear News - Russia signs framework agreement for Vietnam's Ninh Thuan 1
  • World Nuclear News - DOE funds advanced reactor R&D
  • World Nuclear News - Fuel handling machine removed from Fukushima Daiichi 3
  • World Nuclear News - Claims updated in Olkiluoto 3 delay arbitration
  • World Nuclear News - Italy's Enel plans two-step sale of Slovenske Elektrarne stake
  • World Nuclear News - More contracts awarded for Hinkley Point C
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Frank Munger: Lots of work at stake as long-held contract bid - Frank Munger
  • WPSD Paducah - Special investigation underway of leak at Honeywell Metropolis plant - Krystle Callais
  • CNN - India census exposes extent of poverty - Ritika Katyal
  • BelTA - Strict quality control at BelNPP construction site
  • BelTA - Lukashenko: Belarus interested in full-fledged cooperation with the USA
  • in-cumbria - Sellafield ordered to improve after safety breaches
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Tourassi to speak at Friends of ORNL - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Eco-manipulation has positive results at Oak Ridge pond - Frank Munger
  • NRC - NRC Launches Special Inspection at Honeywell Metropolis Works
  • Trend News Agency - Araqchi: Majority of Iranians support JCPOA, pleased with it
  • Trend News Agency - Iran's nuclear deal: A walk from deprivation to restriction - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • Trend News Agency - Compromises were inevitable for reaching Iran nuclear deal - Dalga Khatinoglu
  • Trend News Agency - IAEA chief aiming to disclose confidential info in U.S. visit, Iran speculates - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • Press TV - Persian Gulf Arab states welcome outcome of Iran talks
  • Yonhap News - Regional powers to meet in Malaysia as N. Korea defends nukes - Lee Haye-ah
  • Desert Exposure - Birthplace of the A-bomb--Nuclear New Mexico: Past and future - Tom Vaughn
  • Nuclear Age Peace Foundation - SUNFLOWER NEWSLETTER: AUGUST 2015
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Industry push on Yucca Mountain troubles allies - Steve Tetreault
  • Pocono Record - Letter: Worries that nuclear energy is unsafe - Victor Zak, Saylorsburg
  • Fukushima Diary - Tepco released the video and photos to remove debris from SFP 3 - Iori Mochizuki
  • Asahi Shimbun - INSIGHT: Physical sense helps preserve memories of 2011 triple disaster - Toshihide Ueda
  • Japan Times - 42% of A-bomb survivors overseas unsatisfied with support from Japan
  • Japan Times - Restart of Sendai reactors will result in 40 tons of spent fuel
  • Jiji Press - Psychological Damage from N-Accidents More Serious: Study
  • Jiji Press - Last Major Debris Removed from Fukushima Spent N-Fuel Pool
  • NHK World - Monitors fail at nuclear fuel reprocessing plant
  • Kyodo News - Key piece of debris removed from one of damaged Fukushima reactors
  • Mainichi Daily News - ABCC: Mechanical classification of A-bomb disease still causes pain for overlooked victims (Pt. 3)
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - The A-bombs fell / Specter of radiation lingers on

    Sunday, August 02, 2015

  • Farmington Daily Times - Column: The first nuclear fallout was in New Mexico - Sherry Robinson
  • AP - Rebels in eastern Ukraine say radioactive waste cache safe
  • AP - As A-bomb survivors age, Japanese pass storytelling to young - Mari Yamaguchi
  • NEI - American Jobs at Risk by House Plan to Adjourn Without Reauthorizing Ex-Im Bank - Nuclear Energy Institute
  • NEI - Clinton Energy Proposal: Nuclear-Renewables Essential Partnership to Reduce Carbon - Nuclear Energy Institute
  • NEI - NEI Applauds Senate Passage of Amendment to Reinstate Ex-Im Bank - Nuclear Energy Institute
  • NEI - NEI Comments on Nomination of Jessie Hill Roberson as NRC Commissioner - Nuclear Energy Institute
  • Reuters - What changes to expect from Obama's final Clean Power Plan - Valerie Volcovici
  • Reuters - Officials delay reopening of New Mexico nuclear waste site - Joseph J. Kolb
  • The Inquisitr - Nuclear Power – Study Says Fear Of Energy Source Is Much Worse Than Any Possible Radiation Effects - Scott Falkner
  • ABC - SA Nuclear royal commission: Waste dump best economic option for state, Business SA says
  • The Oregonian - OpEd: It's time to ban nuclear weapons (OPINION) - Sean Tenney
  • Daily Telegraph - Eric Schlosser: Why Hiroshima now matters more than ever - Eric Schlosser
  • Ventura County Star - Dr. Robert Dodge: Our nuclear world at 70, and our individual and collective responsibility
  • Bangladesh Daily Star - It's time to ban the bomb - Hans Blix
  • Towanda Daily Review - C.J. Marshall: Significa: The day the world changed, forever
  • Atlanta Progressive News - Vogtle Nuclear Expansion Total Cost is 65 Billion Dollars, former Commissioner Says
  • New Zealand Herald - Nuclear protesters call for radiation health study - Wayne Thompson
  • Japan Times - Key debris operation at Fukushima clears way for removal of still-simmering fuel rods
  • Tehran Times - Ex-French envoy admits Fabius angered Iranians during nuclear talks - Zahra Khodaie
  • News Hour Bangladesh - From Hiroshima and Nagasaki to Fukushima – Series highlights long-term psychological impact of nuclear disasters
  • Mid-Hudson News - New resident inspector appointed for Indian Point
  • Asahi Shimbun - Survey: 55% of hibakusha stressed over health impact of 1945 radiation exposure - Takashi Okuma
  • Lancaster Intelligencer Journal - Potassium iodide tablets to be given out to residents near TMI, Peach Bottom nuclear plants - AD CRABLE | Staff Writer
  • BBC News - Dounreay control room to be museum piece
  • The State - Letters: Don't expect answers from, about SCE&G - Joe Tonsing, Lexington
  • Richmond Times-Dispatch - Settle: George C. Marshall and the atomic bomb - Frank A. Settle
  • KFVS12 Cape Girardeau, MO - Leak contained at Honeywell in Metropolis - Alycia Dobrinick
  • Augusta Chronicle - Scuttlebiz: More fed funds flow to reactors at Vogtle - Tim Rausch
  • BBC News - All Things Considered: Nuclear Weapons - Roy Jenkins
  • Trend News Agency - Envoy: IAEA briefed by Iran not to disclose secrets
  • Press TV - Iranian official calls on IAEA to remain independent, impartial
  • Press TV - Iran warns IAEA against leakage of confidential data to US Senate
  • Xinhua News - Kerry says Iran nuclear deal will make Egypt, region safer
  • Xinhua News - IAEA should not disclose confidential data to U.S. Senate: Iran
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Rules: Miscellaneous Corrections, Pages 45841 - 45844 [FR DOC #: 2015-18863]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Environmental Assessments; Availability, etc.: Exelon Generation Co., LLC; LaSalle County Station, Units 1 and 2, Pages 46062 - 46066 [FR DOC #: 2015-18890]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Exemptions: NextEra Energy Seabrook, LLC, Seabrook Station, Unit 1, Pages 46066 - 46069 [FR DOC #: 2015-19003]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Test Plans: Open Secondary Window-Type Current Transformers, Pages 46061 - 46062 [FR DOC #: 2015-18997]
  • Other Documents - NUCLEAR REGULATORY COMMISSSION Financial Planning for Management of Radioactive Byproduct Material, Pages 46057 - 46061 [FR DOC #: 2015-18891]
  • Fukushima Diary - Tepco completed removing 20 t debris from SFP 3 - Iori Mochizuki
  • Kyodo News - Key piece of debris removed from one of damaged Fukushima reactors
  • Asahi Shimbun - Survey: 55% of hibakusha stressed over health impact of 1945 radiation exposure - Takashi Okuma
  • Asahi Shimbun - In delicate operation, 20-ton object removed from Fukushima fuel pool - Hiromi Kumai
  • Japan Times - Key debris operation at Fukushima clears way for removal of still-simmering fuel rods - Reiji Yoshida
  • Mainichi Daily News - Rare 1941 'thought police' training document discovered
  • Jiji Press - Last Major Debris Removed from Fukushima Spent N-Fuel Pool
  • NHK World - Workers remove fuel exchanger at Fukushima Daiichi

    Saturday, August 01, 2015

  • Arizona Republic - McCain, Gosar push to repay Arizona nuclear-testing victims - Jessica Boehm
  • KTAR Phoenix - Arizonans affected by nuclear tests would be compensated by new bill - Mark Remillard
  • Alamogordo Daily News - WIPP will not meet target opening date of March 2016 - Jessica Onsurez and Maddy Hayden
  • Albuquerque Journal - WIPP operations restart to be delayed
  • Las Cruces Sun-News - Date for reopening WIPP being pushed back
  • AP - Florida power company gave $1 million to pro-Bush super PAC - Jack Gillum, Ronnie Greene
  • AP - Regulators close case questioning California reactor repairs - Michael R. Blood
  • AP - UN nuclear chief to talk to Senate critics of Iran nuke deal - George Jahn
  • AP - 3 ex-TEPCO execs to face criminal charges in nuclear crisis - Mari Yamaguchi
  • Reuters - Iran's parliament has no power over nuclear deal, top negotiator says - Sam Wilkin
  • Reuters - U.N. nuclear watchdog chief to meet U.S. senators next week - Shadia Nasralla and Michelle Nichols
  • New York Times - 3 Former Executives to Be Prosecuted in Fukushima Nuclear Disaster - Jonathan Soble
  • Columbus Dispatch - Piketon: Ohio uranium-plant cleanup plan OK'd - Kantele Franko
  • The Guardian - The looming August battle for the Iran nuclear deal - Julian Borger
  • Los Angeles Times - Federal regulator dismisses nuclear plant complaint against Edison - Ivan Penn
  • Daily Beast - The Rush to Nuke Hiroshima and Nagasaki - Clive Irving
  • Free Malaysia Today - 1MDB's plans for a cash cow in nuclear power plant
  • Gillette News Record - One hurdle left for new uranium mine near Wright - Greg Johnson
  • Trinity Mirror North East Chronicle - Sellafield nuclear site ordered to improve after string of safety breaches - Will Metcalfe
  • Ukraine Today - Russian State Terrorism: Litvinenko inquiry 'unmasks' Putin as nuclear killer
  • Radio New Zealand - Search on for Mururoa nuclear testing witnesses
  • POWERnews - Quad Cities Nuclear Plant May Be Retired - Thomas Overton
  • POWERnews - EDF Moves to Rescue AREVA, Will Buy Majority of Nuclear Reactor Business - Sonal Patel
  • Herald Sun - Nuclear waste dump should be first cab off the rank, report finds
  • Sputnik International - US Energy Department Offers $40Mln for New Nuclear Reactor Designs
  • Atlanta Business Chronicle blog - Plant Vogtle hits halfway mark with federal loans - Dave Williams
  • Tehran Times - Iran nuclear deal: A victory of diplomacy - Harun Yahya
  • Bond Buyer - Nuclear Albatross Continues to Haunt Long Island Utility - Andrew Coen
  • Tehran Times - EU starts implementing Iran nuclear agreement
  • London Times - EDF buys British to supply nuclear plant - Robin Pagnamenta
  • Brazil Business Today - Brazil Corruption Scandal Goes Nuclear as Probe Grows
  • Press TV - US energy secretary: Iran agreement will definitely go into effect
  • Tehran Times - Iran's Supreme National Security Council mulling over nuclear pact
  • Reuters - U.S. nuclear operators try to save plants with carbon emission rule - Valerie Volcovici
  • St. Louis Public Radio - Ameren drops plans for second nuclear reactor - Wayne Pratt
  • St. Louis Post-Dispatch - Ameren keeps earnings steady, targets more spending outside Missouri - Jacob Barker
  • Asahi Shimbun - Indictment of TEPCO trio encourages Fukushima nuclear accident victims
  • The Guardian - No one in London is safe from reach of Kremlin, says friend of Litvinenko - Mark Townsend
  • Mainichi Daily News - TEPCO execs' mandatory prosecution reflects the sense among regular citizens
  • The Nation.pk - Ex-Fukushima execs to be charged over N-accident - AFP
  • NW News Network - Daughters of Hanford: A Black Woman Geologist Digs Into Hanford Soil - Anna King
  • Salem News - Letter: Expand evacuation zone around Seabrook plant - Joanna Hammond, Amesbury, Co-founder, No More Fukushimas
  • Reuters - Brazil says it has leniency deal with builder in corruption probes - Anthony Boadle
  • Latin American Herald Tribune - Yoko Ono's New Exhibition to Commemorate Hiroshima Bombing Anniversary
  • Washington Post - Five myths about the atomic bomb - Gregg Herken
  • Japan Times - Atomic bomb survivors nominated for Nobel prize
  • Fierce Energy - Summer demand just part of the operations challenge for utilities - Jaclyn Brandt
  • East Oregonian - Public has until Aug. 28 to comment on Hanford plan
  • Albuquerque Journal - New Mexico 'right in the middle' of new film about bombing Hiroshima - Adrian Gomez / Asst. Arts Editor, Reel NM
  • National Post - Hiroshima's shadow: 70 years of the atomic bomb - Dean Tweed and Joe Hood
  • Japan Times - The top-secret flights that ended the war - Mark Schreiber
  • International Law Office - The Olympus effect? Recent changes to whistleblower law regime
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Atomic City football (1948) - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - DOE's response to Tennessee's concerns - Frank Munger
  • Tri-City Herald - New deadlines proposed for Hanford waste after New Mexico repository shutdown - Annette Cary
  • Trend News Agency - Iran-EU co-op possible only under nuclear deal conditions (exclusive) - Anakhanum Khidayatova
  • Fukushima Diary - JP Gov to raise the dose limit from 100mSv to 250mSv of nuclear workers in case of emergency - Iori Mochizuki
  • Asahi Shimbun - Indictment of TEPCO trio encourages Fukushima nuclear accident victims
  • Asahi Shimbun - EDITORIAL: Trials of ex-TEPCO bigwigs a chance to take fresh look at disaster
  • Japan Times - The top-secret flights that ended the war--Seventy years after the atomic bombings, time stands still on the island of Tinian - Mark Schreiber
  • Japan Times - Exploring Japan's military past - Mark Schreiber
  • Japan Times - Survey finds majority of A-bomb survivors are against amending Article 9
  • Japan Times - Pictures of World War II Imperial shelter released to public for first time in 50 years - Atsushi Kodera
  • Japan Times - Master recording of Hirohito's war-end speech released in digital form - Atsushi Kodera
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Judicial review panel condemns ex-TEPCO execs for negligence
  • Mainichi Daily News - Original audio released of Emperor Showa's surrender speech, comments on food problems
  • Mainichi Daily News - Photos of Imperial Palace bomb shelter released
  • Mainichi Daily News - TEPCO execs' mandatory prosecution reflects the sense among regular citizens
  • Mainichi Daily News - Editorial: Decision to indict ex-TEPCO executives in court over nuclear accident is meaningful
  • Mainichi Daily News - ABCC: A-bomb survivors regret experiences in U.S. testing of radiation effects after WWII (Pt. 2)
  • Mainichi Daily News - Hibakusha: Life of late doctor Hiroshi Maruya etched deeply in poetry
  • Murfreesboro Daily News Journal - Letter: Support for nuclear power lacks facts - Chuck Carter, Foxmoor Court, Murfreesboro