Wednesday, March 20, 2019

  • KSNV News3LV - Titus addresses lawmakers, condemns Yucca Mountain restart - Ryan Tarinelli, AP
  • Las Vegas Sun - Editorial: Trump shows disdain for Nevada with Yucca Mountain budget request
  • KTVN Reno - Nevada Rep. Dina Titus Condemns Yucca Mountain Restart
  • Fox11 Reno - Representative Titus to deliver speech to Nevada Legislature - Jordan HicksTuesday
  • Xinhua - Serbian children born after 1999 NATO bombing in higher risk of cancer: research
  • AIP Science Policy News - DOE and NIST Considering Long-Term Research Reactor Plans
  • East Idaho News - Idaho Falls Safety Fest being held this week
  • AP News - Titus addresses lawmakers, condemns Yucca Mountain restart
  • Reuters - U.S. grants Iraq 90-day waiver to buy Iranian energy: State Dept - Lesley Wroughton
  • Reuters - French EDF says earthquake had no impact on Blayais nuclear plant - Bate Felix
  • Reuters - TABLE-Swiss nuclear plant outages and restarts - Vera Eckert
  • Reuters - Bayer shares slide after latest Roundup cancer ruling
  • Reuters - Brazilian nuclear plant uranium convoy attacked by armed men: police - Marta Nogueira, Marcelo Teixeira
  • Reuters - Judge lifts injunction on DOE's uranium mine leasing - Dena Aubin
  • Reuters - Brazilian government likely to pay Petrobras $10 billion in transfer-of-rights dispute: report - Gram Slattery
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - UChicago Student Series: The 'New Abnormal' and Today's Nuclear Landscape - Talia Weiss
  • McClatchy DC - SC leaders talked a big game but failed to save the state's nuclear program from Trump - Emma Dumain
  • Philadelphia Inquirer - Along the Susquehanna, Three Mile Island's towers remain a constant reminder of the 1979 disaster - Jason Nark
  • WITF Harrisburg, PA - How Three Mile Island and the nuclear industry influenced pop culture - Lisa Wardle
  • Japan Times - U.S. film tells story of Japanese boat exposed to 1954 nuclear test - Miya Tanaka
  • Bloomberg - Trump to Finalize $3.7 Billion in Aid for Troubled Nuclear Plant - Ari Natter w/Mark Chediak
  • Energy Voice - Councils give pushback on EDF Energy nuclear plans
  • Compelo, London - Nuclear power deal with the US cuts India's reliance on Russia, says expert - Felix Todd
  • World Nuclear News - Consortium awarded Kozloduy contract extension - Bulgaria
  • Los Angeles Times - Edison vows no repeat of nuclear canister incident at San Onofre - Rob Nikolewski
  • Nevada Independent - Titus: South Carolina open to taking plutonium back - Riley Snyder, Megan Messerly
  • Reuters Africa - Qatar says UAE nuclear plant is threat to regional stability - Geert De Clercq
  • Boston Globe - Editorial: Conn. made the right call keeping Millstone nuclear power plant open
  • Middletown Press and Journal - TMI Alert wants action over nuclear reactor's steam generators - Dan Miller
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - A #nukefest manifesto. Or critique, at least. - John Mecklin
  • Global Times - China, France boost cooperation as nuclear energy, aerospace become key areas - Tu Lei and Zhang Hongpei
  • Arka News Agency - Armenian Nuclear Power Plant to cease operating on June 1 for repair
  • Fair observer - as Iran Violated the Nuclear Deal? - Raman Ghavami
  • Asahi Shimbun - Tohoku Electric says donation not a payoff for idle nuclear plant
  • IU Bloomington - Former U.S. Energy Secretary Moniz to headline IU's fourth America's Role in the World conference
  • Greenville News - SC leaders talked a big game but failed to save the state's nuclear program from Trump - Emma Dumain, The State
  • New Political, Ohio University - The Counter Opinion: Should Ohio subsidize its nuclear plants? - Tim Zelina
  • York Daily Record - Photos: The area and people around Three Mile Island today, Middletown and Goldsboro
  • York Dispatch - EDITORIAL: Time's up for corporate welfare, Exelon - York Dispatch Editorial Board
  • Baltic Times - Lithuania's running out of possibilities to buy power from Belarus, parliament speaker says - Energy News Network
  • Energy News - U.S. renewable generation doubled in last decade - Dan Haugen
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - Senate proposal tells Gov. McMaster to sell SC's public utility Santee Cooper - Seanna Adcox
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - Duke Energy wants $225 million more per year from SC utility customers - Andrew Brown
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - Fast-tracked proposal tells Gov. McMaster to sell SC's public utility Santee Cooper - Seanna Adcox
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - Santee Cooper's chairman vows to shine a spotlight on utility's decisions - Seanna Adcox
  • Tri-City Herald - Feds to extend contract for Hanford company with 2,000 workers - Annette Cary
  • IAEA - Vietnamese Authorities Control Spread of African Swine Fever with the Use of Nuclear-derived Techniques - Gerrit Viljoen, IAEA Department of Nuclear Sciences and Applications
  • Asahi Shimbun - As fears linger, Fukushima rice rebounds under anonymity - Daisuke Hirabayashi
  • Mehr News Agency - Iran to continue engagement with partners to foil US bullying
  • Mehr News Agency - Iran warns Israeli regime of consequences of threatening its oil exports
  • Press TV - Iran dismisses Israeli hacking claims as 'lies' meant to spread Iranophobia -
  • Press TV - Amnesty: US behavior in Somalia can amount to war crimes
  • Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board - Notice: Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2019-05374 Citation: 84 FR 10302 PDF Page 10302
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Rule: List of Approved Spent Fuel Storage Casks: NAC International MAGNASTOR Cask System; Certificate of Compliance No. 1031, Amendment No. 7; Correction FR Document: 2019-05238 Citation: 84 FR 10257 PDF Pages 10257-10259
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Proposed Rule: Enhanced Security of Special Nuclear Material FR Document: 2019-05261 Citation: 84 FR 10269 PDF Pages 10269-10270
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Survey of NRC Materials Licensees to Support Rulemaking for NRC's Small Entity Size Standards FR Document: 2019-05185 Citation: 84 FR 10340 PDF Pages 10340-10341
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Branch Technical Position 5-3, Fracture Toughness Requirements FR Document: 2019-05262 Citation: 84 FR 10341 PDF Pages 10341-10342
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Memorandum of Understanding between the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission and the Florida Department of Health FR Document: 2019-05229 Citation: 84 FR 10336 PDF Pages 10336-10338
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Memorandum of Understanding between the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission and the Mississippi State Department of Health FR Document: 2019-05230 Citation: 84 FR 10338 PDF Pages 10338-10340

    Tuesday, March 19, 2019

  • Salt Lake Tribune - Utah Gov. Herbert quietly allows depleted uranium bill to become law without his signature - Benjamin Wood
  • China.org.cn - President outlines Ukraine's nuclear policy priorities
  • Westmorland Gazette - Anita Stirzaker, Bowness
  • DOE Newswise - Dealing with the fallout in Fukushima – Part 2
  • pv-magazine - A year for transition: Japan's move beyond the big scale - Junichi Katayama
  • KRWG-TV/FM, New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, NM - audio: Tularosa Downwinders continue to work on compensation
  • Whistleblower Protection Blog - Case before Supreme Court Tuesday will have a implications for qui tam whistleblowers - Tinker Ready
  • Consortium News - JOHN KIRIAKOU: Another Whistleblower in Solitary Confinement - John Kiriakou
  • WorkersCompensation.com - Office of Congressional Workplace Rights Should Have Subpoena Power, Biennial Report States
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - LANL, Northern New Mexico College Launch Radiation Protection Course To Help Fill High-Demand Jobs ? - LANL News
  • LA Monitor - Chandler reflects on exciting session - Tris DeRoma
  • Tri-City Herald - Sign up now to tour Hanford national park. Here's what's new this year - Annette Cary
  • AP News - NuScale and Romanian Energy Company Sign Agreement to Explore SMRs for Romania
  • AP News - Rosen addresses joint session of Nevada Legislature
  • AP News - 2020 hopeful Gabbard calls for end of 'wasteful' wars - Michelle L. Price
  • Reuters - North Korea must drop nuclear, missile programs to achieve progress: U.S. - Stephanie Nebehay
  • Philadelphia Inquirer - OpEd: Pa.'s nuclear industry does not deserve another bailout | Opinion - Lance Haver
  • Reuters - North Korea must drop nuclear, missile programs to achieve progress: U.S. - Stephanie Nebehay
  • World Nuclear News - IAEA reviews long-term operation of Mexican plant
  • World Nuclear News - Romania to explore NuScale SMR deployment
  • World Nuclear News - Japanese team extracts elements from vitrified waste
  • Orange County Register - Edison makes changes at San Onofre, ready to resume loading nuclear waste - Teri Sforza
  • Reuters - Hungary will not hasten nuclear plant clearance process - minister - Gergely Szakacs
  • TASS - Vilnius is ready to help Minsk find partners to convert its NPP from nuclear fuel to gas
  • Focus Taiwan - 2 nuclear power-related referendum proposals pass initial screening - Wang Cheng-chung and Elizabeth Hsu
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - Edison vows no repeat of nuclear canister incident at San Onofre - Rob Nikolewski
  • Montel News - Nuclear power hinders green PPA growth in France – BNEF - Muriel Boselli
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - NRC plans public meeting on Pilgrim Station's safety - David Kindy
  • Belarus News (BelTA) - Equipment airlock for second reactor of Belarusian nuclear power plant installed
  • Omaha World-Herald - Fort Calhoun nuclear storage called safe by OPPD
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Treated water exceeds 1 mil. tons at Fukushima No. 1
  • Asahi Shimbun - Fukushima water headache: 1 million tons and counting
  • Radio New Zealand - Tahiti's leading anti-nuclear campaigner dies
  • WITF Harrisburg, PA - What will become of Three Mile Island's nuclear waste if the plant closes? - Written by Wallace McKelvey
  • Patriot-News - Can Pennsylvania's energy market, environment survive without Three Mile Island? - Charles Thompson
  • Phys.org - Material for new-generation atomic reactors developed - National University of Science and Technology MISIS
  • IAEA - IAEA Supports a Revival of Cuba's Food Irradiation Services - Omar Yusuf, IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation
  • WAMC Northeast Public Radio - Both Of Indian Point's Reactors Are Offline, For Different Reasons - Allison Dunne
  • DOE - Establishment of the U.S.-Brazil Energy Forum
  • NRC - II-19-008 NRC Schedules Open House to Discuss Performance of Catawba Nuclear Power Station?
  • NRC - I-19-004 NRC to Hold Public Meeting to Discuss 2018 Performance of Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station
  • NRC - 19-017 NRC Seeks Public Comment on Potential Meeting Locations to Discuss Community Engagement Panels for Decommissioning Nuclear Power Plants?
  • NRC - 19-016 NRC Announces Hearing Opportunity on Proposed License Amendment to the Church Rock Mill Site in New Mexico?
  • USGS - M 2.5 - 69km SE of Hawthorne, Nevada
  • USGS - M 4.4 - 16km E of Yilan, Taiwan
  • Japan Times - Schools reopen, but student numbers fail to rebound in disaster-hit Fukushima municipalities
  • Yonhap News Agency - U.S., N.K. trying to get 'sequencing' right in nuclear talks: Pompeo
  • Mehr News Agency - Joining FATF not to harm Iranian national interests: Zarif
  • Press TV - US spending millions on White Helmets while preventing aid to Syria's Rukban camp: Damascus, Moscow
  • Press TV - Israel's killing of Gazans may amount to war crimes: UN -
  • Press TV - British MP to press with parliament bill to recognize Palestine
  • Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board - Notice: Recommendation 2019-01 FR Document: 2019-04941 Citation: 84 FR 10196 PDF Pages 10196-10222 (27 pages) Permalink
  • Energy Department - Notice: Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Northern New Mexico FR Document: 2019-05035 Citation: 84 FR 10054 PDF Pages 10054-10055
  • Energy Department - Notice: Meetings: National Coal Council FR Document: 2019-05104 Citation: 84 FR 10053 PDF Pages 10053-10054
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on Digital I and C Systems FR Document: 2019-05077 Citation: 84 FR 10132 PDF Page 10132
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2019-05325 Citation: 84 FR 10131 PDF Pages 10131-10132

    Monday, March 18, 2019

  • Patriot-News - What will become of Three Mile Island's nuclear waste if the plant closes? - Wallace McKelvey
  • Nevada Current - Meet MGM's new Washington muscle - Robin Bravender
  • TASS - Kids killed in airstrikes become symbol of NATO's Yugoslavia aggression, says Vucic
  • Whistleblower Protection Blog - Meet National Whistleblower Center's New Executive Director - John Kostyack
  • Mondaq - Italy: Whistleblowing and The Related Whistleblower Protection - WhistleB
  • InvestorDaily Australia - Government responds to whistleblower protections - Eliot Hastie
  • International Water Power & Dam Construction - Research highlights benefits of run-of-river plants
  • Vancouver Columbian - Ecology accused of stalling on permit for waste treatment--Meeting held to talk impact statement for Perma-Fix plant - Annette Cary, Tri-City Herald
  • Denver Post - Local elected officials decry, welcome bill overhauling regulation of Colorado's oil and gas industry - Judith Kohler
  • Reuters - Russia decides to deploy nuclear-capable strategic bombers to Crimea: RIA - Maria Tsvetkova
  • Reuters - Russia's Putin signs law banning fake news, insulting the state online - Tom Balmforth
  • Reuters - Nebraska nuclear plant still at full power as floodwaters recede - Scott DiSavino
  • Reuters - RPT-Chinese delegation to visit Argentina to discuss stalled nuclear deal -gov't source - Cassandra Garrison
  • Yonhap News Agency - Minister: U.S. seeks 'big picture' master plan to handle N. Korea's nuclear, missile programs - Lee Chi-dong
  • Journal Gazette, Fort Wayne IN - Climate's threat to nuclear plants - Susan Q. Stranahan
  • World Nuclear News - New England commits to value of nuclear
  • World Nuclear News - South Africa needs holistic approach to energy, says energy minister
  • Reuters - S.Korea's Hanbit No.5 nuclear reactor restarts after technical glitch - Jane Chung
  • Reading Eagle - Berks lawmakers react to bill seeking to save nuclear power in Pennsylvania - Beth Brelje
  • Fort Hunt Herald, VA - Community hears from USACE about decommissioning of nuclear power plant at Fort Belvoir - Steve Hunt
  • The South African - Energy Minister Jeff Radebe says nuclear may put an end to load shedding--"We have to consider nuclear" - Minister Radebe
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Letter: Nevada officials want it both ways on things nuclear - Dennis Leffner, Las Vegas
  • Mehr News Agency - Bushehr-2, 3 nuclear power plants under construction
  • Mehr News Agency - Human rights and democracy in US are questionable - Heshmatollah Rahnama
  • Belsat.eu - Uranium found in trash container in Minsk
  • York Daily Record - Thyroid cancer study re-ignites debate over Three Mile Island accident's health effects - Brett Sholtis
  • Times & Star - Council to discuss government's underground nuclear waste store search - John Connell
  • Brussels Times - Free electricity this weekend thanks to the wind - Andy Sanchez
  • The National Scotland - Revealed: What Scotland pays for Trident every year - Andrew Learmonth
  • The Scotsman - Spend Trident money on more public sector workers, argues SNP - Gina Davidson
  • NASDAQ - China to assess environmental impact studies of 2 new reactor projects - Reuters
  • Lower Hudson Journal, NY - Indian Point totally shut down since Friday while workers address malfunction at Unit 2 - Thomas C. Zambito
  • Statesman Journal - Hanford Nuclear Reservation could see $416M spending cut to cleanup budget - Associated Press
  • Belarus News (BelTA) - Ten radiation measuring stations to be deployed around Belarusian nuclear power plant
  • Belarus News (BelTA) - Belarus to partake in new IAEA project to increase radiation safety
  • Hartford Business - Millstone deal reached, set to run for another 10 years - Jan Ellen Spiegel
  • Tri-City Herald - Trump administration calls for sharp drop in Hanford nuclear reservation spending - Annette Cary
  • IAEA - Robotics Challenge Winning Design Helps Speed up Spent Fuel Verification - Adem Mutluer, IAEA Department of Safeguards
  • Trend News Agency - Rouhani says Iran will file legal case against U.S. for sanctions
  • Asahi Shimbun - Peace advocates will hand flame from A-bomb to Pope Francis - Toko Tanaka
  • Press TV - Rouhani: Iran to take legal action against US over sanctions
  • Press TV - Russia: Two thermal power plants unveiled in Crimea
  • Press TV - Pompeo to go on another 'useless' anti-Iran tour -
  • Press TV - US to keep 1,000 troops in Syria despite Trump's full withdrawal plan: Report
  • Energy Department - Notice: Meetings: Biomass Research and Development Technical Advisory Committee FR Document: 2019-04983 Citation: 84 FR 9769 PDF Page 9769
  • Energy Department - Notice: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Hanford; Correction FR Document: 2019-04984 Citation: 84 FR 9770 PDF Pages 9770-9771
  • Energy Department - Proposed Subsequent Arrangement between the United States of America and the European Atomic Energy Community FR Document: 2019-04988 Citation: 84 FR 9770 PDF Page 9770
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Exemptions and Continued Regulatory Authority in Agreement States and in Offshore Waters FR Document: 2019-04910 Citation: 84 FR 9842 PDF Pages 9842-9843
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Exemption and Combined License Amendment: Southern Nuclear Operating Company, Inc.; Vogtle Electric Generating Plant, Units 3 and 4, Reactor Coolant System Flow Coastdown FR Document: 2019-04958 Citation: 84 FR 9843 PDF Pages 9843-9844
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards FR Document: 2019-04931 Citation: 84 FR 9844 PDF Pages 9844-9845
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on NuScale FR Document: 2019-05024 Citation: 84 FR 9841 PDF Page 9841
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Meetings: FR Document: 2019-05025 Citation: 84 FR 9846 PDF Page 9846
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Meetings: Agency Activities in Response to a Portion of the Nuclear Energy Innovation and Modernization Act FR Document: 2019-04960 Citation: 84 FR 9841 PDF Pages 9841-9842
  • Tennessee Valley Authority - Notice: Meetings: Regional Resource Stewardship Council FR Document: 2019-04903 Citation: 84 FR 9859 PDF Page 9859
  • National Interest - Defense Disaster: Russia and China are Crushing the U.S. Military in War Games--How does Washington fix it? - David Axe

    Sunday, March 17, 2019

  • Aiken Standard, SC - U.S. Rep. Jeff Duncan backs Trump's $116M request for Yucca Mountain revival - Colin Demarest
  • Salt Lake Tribune - Commentary: What is the 'Utah way'? Depends on who you are. - Chase Thomas
  • Deseret News, UT - Utah lawmakers took 'good first step' on environment worries - Amy Joi O'Donoghue
  • Mohave Daily News - Arizona, Nevada lawmakers try again to get compensation for downwinders - Jessica Boehm, Cronkite News
  • El Defensor Chieftain, Socorro, NM - Downwinders congressional hearing - John Larson
  • SF Examiner, CA - Advocates warn of health risks at unveiling of new shipyard housing collection - Laura Waxmann
  • The Conversation - Who are the private contractors fighting in Iraq and Afghanistan? An inside look at this invisible military force - Ori Swed, Thomas Crosbie
  • The Conversation - How AIPAC could lose its bipartisan status - Dina Badie
  • Reuters - U.N. official condemns Hamas crackdown on Gaza protests - Nidal al-Mughrabi
  • Reuters - Historic floods hit Nebraska after 'bomb cyclone' storm - Gabriella Borter
  • St. Paul Pioneer Press - OpEd: Climate change's threat to nuclear plants - Susan Q. Stranahan
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - OpEd: Why empower a failing industry? - Maj-Britt Eagle
  • Williamsport Sun-Gazette - OpEd: Caution on subsidizing nuclear power - GREG Dudkin, president of PPL Electric Utilities
  • KLKN-TV - Cooper Nuclear Station continues to be in a Notice of Unusual Event - Kelly Bradley
  • Columbus Dispatch, OH - Ohio, Pennsylvania consider nuclear plant bailouts - Jim Efstathiou
  • Maritime Executive - Floating Nuclear Plant Sturgis Dismantled
  • Patriot-News - Remembering the Three Mile Island accident: Concern, confusion and chaos - Bill Blando
  • Patriot-News - 'Go to Three Mile Island and camp there': New reporter gets career lessons from nuclear plant accident - John Troutman
  • Patriot-News - Three Mile Island nuclear accident: the ultimate out-of-body experience - Roger Quigley
  • Albany Democrat Herald - NuScale's big gamble: Banking on NRC approval, company gears up to build first nuke plant
  • Gazette-Times, Corvallis, OR - Bennett Hall
  • Wanganui Chronicle - OpEd: Is Thorium the answer to climate change? - Frank Gibson
  • Washington Examiner - New energy regulator Bernard McNamee tries to prove he's not a rubber stamp for Trump's coal agenda - Josh Siegel
  • American Thinker blog - Rick Perry has surrendered - David Archibald
  • Bristol Herald Courier, Bristol, VA - Presentation on Fukushima disaster set
  • Bismarck Tribune - Frozen out: The dangers of eliminating energy sources targeted by the Green New Deal - Kevin Cramer
  • Xinhua - China posts rising power generation
  • Sputnik News - Indian Military Confirms Deploying NUCLEAR Subs as Tensions With Pakistan Flared - Energy Bangla
  • Energy Bangla - Russia-Rwanda cooperation in peaceful use of nuclear energy
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Pinch me - this must be a nightmare - Congressman Mike Simpson
  • Omaha World-Herald - In Plattsmouth as the river rises: tired, dry and sandbagging to save downtown - Rick Ruggles
  • Arab Weekly - UAE becoming a leader in renewable energy - Omid Shokri Kalehsar
  • Arab Weekly - Turkey's crackdown on foreign journalists raises concerns
  • USGS - M 4.0 - 17km SE of Su'ao, Taiwan
  • Bellona - What is that Green New Deal the Americans are talking about? - Charles Digges
  • Bellona - Moscow not building as many reactors abroad as it claims, says new report - Charles Digges
  • Mehr News Agency - INSTEX not to fulfill all of Iran's expectations: Falahatpisheh
  • Press TV - Israeli court issues decision to close al-Aqsa Mosque's Bab al-Rahma prayer area
  • Press TV - Illegal foreign forces must leave Syria: Iran top commander
  • Press TV - US-led airstrikes claim 10 more civilian lives in Syria's Dayr al-Zawr -
  • Press TV - Syria lashes out at US, UK, France over statement
  • Nevada Appeal - Yucca can't take waste, Nevada lawmakers told - Geoff Dornan
  • Yonhap News Agency - Editorial: Fate of nuclear talks--North Korea reconsidering negotiations with US
  • CATO Institute - The Dogs of War Sniff out Mission in Central Africa - Ted Galen Carpenter
  • Nippon.com - 8 Years On: Number of Kids Dives in Disaster-Hit Fukushima Municipalities
  • CounterPunch - Riding the Wild Bull of Nuclear Power - Evaggelos Vallianatos
  • Newburyport Daily News, MA - Letter: Seabrook extension not warranted
  • Dan Edson, Newburyport - US and Iranian Hardliners - Continue the Suffering

    Saturday, March 16, 2019

  • The Diplomat - The Truth About Radiation in Fukushima--Despite government claims, radiation from the 2011 nuclear disaster is not gone. - Maxime Polleri
  • Manila Times - The second Fall of Bataan? - Rene Saguisag
  • Las Vegas Sun - Q+A: JOHN HUDAK: Brookings expert discusses Yucca Mountain, border wall funding and more - Ric Anderson
  • Cape Cod Times - Startup promotes permanent nuclear waste storage - Christine Legere
  • Nevada Appeal - Yucca can't take waste, Nevada lawmakers told - Geoff Dornan
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Letter: Nevada Democrats and the Electoral College - Wayne Schaack, Las Vegas
  • Las Vegas Sun - Letter: Don't strip us of our voting voice - Ed Murphy, Las Vegas
  • Lancaster Intelligencer Journal - OpEd: Nuclear power will become dominant - Roy Minet
  • Salt Lake City Weekly - This Is the End, My Friend - Kelan Lyons
  • Los Angeles Review of Books - Power Moves Through People: An Interview with Nick Estes - Sam Ribakoff interviews Nick Estes
  • Arizona Daily Sun - McSally, Sinema introduce amendment seeking compensation for nuclear radiation victims
  • SF Bay Area IMC - SF Treasure Island Radiation Whistleblowers Expose Deadly Cover-up By Tetra Tech & Gov - Labor Video Project
  • Port Isabel-South Padre Press, TX - Rio History: Atom Bomb Test Site on Padre Island? - Steve Hathcock
  • KDKA CBS Pittsburgh, PA - Heated Debate Expected At Pa. Capitol Over Nuclear Power Plant Bailout Legislation
  • Philadelphia Inquirer - Are these tiny, 'inherently safe' nuclear reactors the path to a carbon-free future? - Andrew Maykuth
  • CleanTechnica - Public Fear Of Nuclear Isn't Why Nuclear Energy Is Fading - Michael Barnard
  • JD Supra - Nuclear Power in the Age of Decommissioning
  • Sputnik News - Brazil Plans to Let Foreign Firms Invest in Uranium Mining - Reports
  • South China Morning Post - Chinese delegation set to revive stalled Argentina nuclear power plant talks
  • Sand Hills Express, Broken Bow, NE - Cooper Nuclear Station still operating, but preparing for shut-down as Missouri River hits record levels - Nancy Gaarder and Chris Peters
  • Irish Times - Letter: Nuclear energy in Ireland - Joe McCarthy, BSc, CEng, Greystones, Co Wicklow.
  • Irish Times - Manual for Survival: A Chernobyl Guide for the Future review - Julie McDowall
  • Greenville News - Opinion: Why Upstate ratepayers should support sale of Santee Cooper - Frank Knapp Jr. is CEO/president of the South Carolina Small Business Chamber of Commerce
  • KETV Newswatch 7, Omaha, NE - Cooper Nuclear Station still operating despite floodwater - James Wilcox
  • Tasnim News Agency - Iran 'Strictly' Complying with JCPOA, Russia Says
  • Reuters - Dominion to keep Connecticut Millstone nuclear plant in service - Scott DiSavino
  • Pierce County Tribune, Rugby, ND - SB 2037 gets committee hearing - Sue Sitter
  • El Defensor Chieftain - Tularosa Basin Downwinders Consortium to air its viewpoints at congressional hearing - Wanda Moeller
  • Scottish Daily Express - Is Chernobyl disaster to blame for global rise in cancer rates? Author alleges shock cover - Simon Osborne
  • KWBE, Beatrice, NE - Big Lake Evacuated As Flood Water Flanks Rulo, Power Plants - Dan Swanson
  • Hartlepool Mail - Hartlepool council chiefs rule out major radioactive waste store coming to town - Mark Payne
  • SF Bay Area IMC - Kamala Harris Faces Obstruction of Justice & Corruption Charges By SF TI Residents - Labor Video Project
  • The Nerve, S.C. Policy Council - S.C.'s massive debt load partly based on misleading state finance report - Rick Brundrett
  • Tri-City Herald - State accused of stalling on permit that could speed Hanford radioactive waste treatment - Annette Cary
  • Japan Times - Nagasaki student to deliver 'flame of peace' linked to atomic bombing to Pope Francis in Vatican City
  • Mehr News Agency - 112 new nuclear achievements to be unveiled soon -
  • Press TV - Iran to unveil 112 new nuclear achievements in April: AEOI

    Friday, March 15, 2019

  • NEI - NEI's 2019 Annual Briefing with Maria Korsnick
  • Nevada Independent - 2-Minute Preview: Lawmakers slated to hear bills on preventing suicide, bench warrants for traffic citations - Michelle Rindels, Megan Messerly
  • CounterPunch - Riding the Wild Bull of Nuclear Power - Evaggelos Vallianatos
  • Deseret News, UT - OpEd: Don't be blind to long term dangers of nuclear waste - Ashley Soltysiak
  • Deseret News, UT - A look at some of the top air, water, land bills that got passed during the session - Amy Joi O'Donoghue
  • PR Newswire - Wounded Warrior Project Announces Support for TAPS and Vietnam Veterans of America - Wounded Warrior Project
  • Newnan Times-Herald, GA - Plant Yates wells show contamination - Sarah Fay Campbell
  • KRQE News 13 Albuquerque - Downwinders prepare to go before Congress
  • KUAM, Guam - San Nicolas plans first town hall meeting
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Downwinders to keep pressing Congress on Trinity test - Associated Press
  • KVIA - New Mexico group to keep pressing Congress on Trinity test
  • Associated Press - Better protection of whistle-blowers: Council confirms agreement with Parliament
  • SF Bay Area IMC - Daniel Ellsberg Praises Chelsea Manning After She Is Jailed Again - Democracy Now!
  • Sputnik News - Closure of Snowden Files Underscores That 'People Don't Have Free Access'
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - LANL: Handling Trillions Of Supercomputer Files Just Got Simpler - LANL News
  • Courthouse News Service - Suit Over Hazard Permit at Arsenal Advances in Colorado - Amanda Pampuro
  • AP News - Nuclear industry pushing for fewer inspections at plants - Ellen Knickmeyer
  • Bloomberg - Kim Jong Un Rethinks U.S. Nuclear Talks, Pause in Missile Tests - Jihye Lee
  • Bloomberg - Brazil Seeks Nuclear Pact With U.S. During Bolsonaro's Visit - Sabrina Valle
  • Reuters - U.S. senators seek probe of Trump admin nuclear energy talks with Saudi Arabia - Timothy Gardner
  • Washington Post - Why don't U.S. nuclear regulators acknowledge the dangers of climate change? - Susan Q. Stranahan
  • NJ Spotlight - PSEG Disputes New Estimate of Nuclear Profits, Awaits Answer on State Subsidies - Tom Johnson
  • Reuters - Japan court rejects bid to shut Shikoku Electric nuclear reactor: Kyodo - Aaron Sheldrick
  • S&P Global Platts- - US-designed Chinese nuclear reactor forced to shut by pump defect - Author William Freebairn
  • World Nuclear News - French, US regulators expand cooperation
  • World Nuclear News - Canada's Kinectrics signs international contracts
  • World Nuclear News - TRISO project clears first phase of loan guarantee process
  • Sputnik News - US General Supports 'First Nuclear Strike' Policy
  • 38 North - North Korea's Punggye-ri Nuclear Test Site: No Activity Spotted
  • KLKN-TV - Rising water prompts alert from southeast Nebraska nuclear plant
  • Brent BonFleur - US, India commit to building 6 nuclear power plants
  • Montel News - France should speed up nuclear cut by 5 years – think tank - Chris Eales, Brittany
  • Omaha World-Herald - Cooper Nuclear Station near Brownville sandbagging as Missouri River rises - Nancy Gaarder
  • IAEA - IAEA Strengthens its ARTEMIS Review Service - Irena Chatzis, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • IAEA - IAEA Concludes Long Term Operational Safety Review at Mexico's Laguna Verde Nuclear Power Plant
  • IAEA - Using Nuclear Science to Improve Animal Breeding
  • Reuters - Bankrupt FirstEnergy nuclear unit settles fight over uranium supply deal - Jim Christie
  • Hartlepool Mail - 'Once you are a nuclear dump, you are forever' and 13 more things you said about Hartlepool being used to store radioactive waste - Gary Welford
  • Patriot-News - Three Mile Island and thyroid cancer: Debates continue over health issues after nuclear plant accident - Brett Sholtis
  • Asahi Shimbun - Court absolves government of blame in nuclear disaster
  • Asahi Shimbun - TEPCO takes risk over soaring costs at Tokai nuclear plant
  • WITF Harrisburg, PA - Watch: Gov. Thornburgh speaks two days after Three Mile Island partial meltdown - Lisa Wardle
  • Sputnik News - US Think Tank Claims Iran's Fordow Nuclear Facility Older Than We Think
  • Japan Times - Yamaguchi court rejects residents' call to halt last Ikata nuclear reactor in Ehime Prefecture
  • Lincoln Journal Star - Firefighters hospitalized after boat capsizes; Weather Service office forced to evacuate
  • Bloomberg Environment - Murkowski Aims to Lift Nevadan's Hold on Energy Nominees (2) - Rebecca Kern
  • Lancaster Intelligencer Journal - Letter: Propping up TMI the wrong move - Joseph P. Ulrich, Conoy Township
  • Portsmouth Herald News - NRC approves Seabrook plant's license extension - Angeljean Chiaramida
  • SF Examiner, CA - In the face of toxic cleanup, redevelopment, Treasure Island residents fight displacement - Laura Waxmann
  • DOE - Deputy Secretary Brouillette Meets With Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania Energy Officials
  • NAS - Project Information: Lessons Learned from the Fukushima Nuclear Accident for Improving Safety and Security of U.S. Nuclear Plants
  • Japan Times - As population declines, Fukushima Prefecture to lose 15 of its 96 high schools
  • Mainichi Daily News - Court rejects call to halt nuclear reactor in western Japan
  • Press TV - Russia: White Helmets, militants may be preparing false-flag chemical attacks in Syria
  • Press TV - US officials offered Iranian engineer cash to take down Tehran's power grid: Report
  • Press TV - Yemenis bury women, children killed in Saudi airstrike -
  • Congressman Steven Horsford (NV-04) - VIDEO: Congressman Horsford Demands Answers From Trump's Budget Director About Yucca Mountain Funding In White House Budget
  • Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board - Notice: Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2019-04942 Citation: 84 FR 9510 PDF Page 9510
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice: Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Weekly Receipts FR Document: 2019-04767 Citation: 84 FR 9519 PDF Page 9519
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: License Amendment: NextEra Energy Seabrook, LLC; Seabrook Station, Unit No. 1 FR Document: 2019-04832 Citation: 84 FR 9564 PDF Page 9564
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: License Renewal and Record of Decision: NextEra Energy Seabrook, LLC; Seabrook Station, Unit No. 1 FR Document: 2019-04821 Citation: 84 FR 9563 PDF Pages 9563-9564

    Thursday, March 14, 2019

  • KBIA 91.3 FM, Columbia, MO - Yucca battle pits Shimkus against Democratic heavyweights over nuclear waste - Robert Koenig
  • KSNV News3LV - Former professor Titus: Cheating scandal is 'scandalous' - Jeff Gillan
  • Sputnik News - Whistleblowers Say NSA May Keep Spying on Americans Despite Ending Spy Programme
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Science On Tap: Conversation With Jennifer Foster Harris On Bioengineering At LANL ... 5:30 p.m. Monday - Jennifer Foster Harris
  • Spokesman-Review - Shields dives through nuclear bomb history of 'loose lips sink ships' at Northwest Passages Book Club - Will Campbell
  • KIRO Seattle - Report: Feds need better financial oversight at Hanford site -
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus, NM - WIPP workers trapped underground during power outage
  • AP News - Report: Feds need better financial oversight at Hanford site
  • Al Jazeera - US to build six nuclear power plants in India
  • EurekAlert - New method to reduce uranium concentration in contaminated water
  • KSBY San Luis Obispo - Nuclear waste from Diablo Canyon Power Plant discussed at decommission meeting - Aja Goare
  • World Nuclear News - Basemat of Turkey's Akkuyu 1 completed
  • World Nuclear News - India, USA document their commitment to new build
  • World Nuclear News - New replacement steam generator for Gravelines 5
  • Kyodo News - U.S. film shines light on Japan boat crew exposed to 1954 nuke test - Miya Tanaka
  • The Mirror UK - Nuclear test guinea pigs study announced - then Government admits it's lost half of them - BySusie Boniface
  • Belsat.eu - Nuclear power opponents urge Belarusian authorities to halt Astravets NPP construction
  • Lancaster Intelligencer Journal - No to the nuclear energy bailout - Pam Manelius, West Hempfield Township
  • Compelo, London - US and India ink nuclear power deal to build six plants and strengthen security - Felix Todd
  • Houston Chronicle - Is nuclear part of a solution to climate change? - William H. Schlesinger
  • Focus Taiwan - Restarting No. 4 nuclear plant project could cost NT$70 billion: AEC - Liu Lee-jung and Evelyn Kao
  • CBS News - Study links Fukushima disaster to spike in infant heart surgeries - Lucy Craft
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - NuScale officials: Small modular reactor plant slated for desert site will be a 'worldwide showcase' - Paris Achen
  • Independent Barents Observer - Russia's most secret sub soon to be launched with this terrifying weapon - Thomas Nilsen
  • Minneapolis Star Tribune - In America's shale country, nuclear plants and natural gas are duking it out - Jim Efstathiou Jr.
  • Baltic Times - Lithuania's position on Astravyets NPP has not changed, formin says -
  • Mainichi Daily News - US film shines light on Japan boat crew exposed to 1954 nuke test
  • Tri-City Herald - Feds fail to keep a close eye on billions spent at Hanford and other sites, says report - Annette Cary
  • DOE - U.S. Department of Energy Announces $30 Million for Front-End Engineering Design Studies for Carbon Capture Systems
  • NRC - NUREG/IA-0500 - Post-Test Calculation of the ROSA-2 Test 3 Using RELAP5/MOD3.3
  • NRC - NUREG/IA-0501 - Investigation of the Loop Seal Clearing Phenomena for the ATLAS DVI Line and Cold Leg SBLOCA Tests Using MARS-KS and RELAP5/MOD3.3
  • NRC - NUREG/IA-0511 - Simulation of ROSA-2 Test-2 Experiment: Application to Nuclear Power Plant
  • NRC - NUREG/CR-7255 - Seismic Isolation of Nuclear Power Plants using Elastomeric Bearings
  • NRC - NUREG/IA-0503 - Post-Test Analysis of ROSA-2 Test 2 (IBLOCA) with TRACE
  • NRC - NUREG-1100, Volume 35 - Congressional Budget Justification: Fiscal Year 2020 Summary
  • USGS - M 4.3 - 8km S of Hasaki, Japan
  • NHK World - Forests contain 'most of 2011 accident cesium'
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Nuclear Material Events Database for the Collection of Event Report, Response, Analyses, and Follow-Up Data on Events Involving the Use of Atomic Energy Act Radioactive Byproduct Material FR Document: 2019-04754 Citation: 84 FR 9387 PDF Pages 9387-9388
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Appointment of Adjudicatory Employees: Nextera Energy Seabrook, LLC (Seabrook Station, Unit 1) FR Document: 2019-04694 Citation: 84 FR 9389 PDF Page 9389
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: License Applications; Amendments: Exelon Generation Company, LLC, Byron Station, Unit Nos. 1 and 2 FR Document: 2019-04755 Citation: 84 FR 9388 PDF Pages 9388-9389

    Wednesday, March 13, 2019

  • Rep. Dina Titus (D-NV1/) - Rep. Titus Response to Inclusion of Yucca Mountain Funding in Trump Budget
  • KOLO Reno NV - Nevada wants plutonium removed from state pending appeal
  • KNPR Las Vegas - Sen. Cortez Masto Vows To Slow DOE Nomination Process -
  • DOE:EM - EM Update | Vol. 11, Issue 10 | March 12, 2019
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Trump budget gets cold reception from House panel - Gary Martin
  • Reuters - Georgia detains two for trying to sell radioactive uranium: statement - Margarita Antidze in Tbilisi and Francois Murphy in Vienna
  • B92, Belgrade - Russia adopts document on NATO's 1999 attack against Serbia Belgrade is the capital of the southeast European country of Serbia
  • Oak Ridger - ORNL's enriching isotopes again - Carolyn Krause
  • Everett Daily Herald - Report: Feds not keeping tabs on billions spent at Hanford - Annette Cary / Tri-City Herald
  • AP News - No uranium ore exposure for Grand Canyon park employees
  • Reuters - E.ON sold German nuclear power forward at below-market levels - Vera Eckert
  • Reuters - Iran threatens defense overhaul to counter "suspicious nuclear projects" - Bozorgmehr Sharafedin
  • World Nuclear News - Spain, UAE plan cooperation in fuel services
  • World Nuclear News - Korean companies team up for overseas I&C projects
  • World Nuclear News - JEEP-II research reactor faces uncertain future
  • Reuters - Power firms at odds over how to shut down Spain's oldest nuclear plant - Isla Binnie
  • Washington Examiner - New regulations coming for US nuclear plants 8 years after Fukushima disaster - John Siciliano
  • Japan Times - Editorial: Japan's post-3/11 energy policy
  • Asia Times - China's nuclear reactor building spree
  • ECNS China News Service - Record-setting ring forged for China's nuclear power unit
  • Vermont Journalism Trust - F-35 opponents shift focus to nuclear risks - Mike Dougherty
  • Newsweek - Russia Says U.S. Is Hiding Nuclear Weapons: 'That Is a Serious Problem' - Tom O'Connor
  • Reuters - Iran threatens defense overhaul to counter "suspicious nuclear projects" - Bozorgmehr Sharafedin
  • Mehr News Agency - Some in region pursuing suspicious nuclear projects
  • POWERnews - Myhrvold Pushes Advanced Nuclear at NRC Conference - Kennedy Maize
  • KSBY San Luis Obispo - Panel to discuss managing nuclear fuel after Diablo Canyon decommissioning - Lindsay Zuchelli
  • 38 North - North Korea's Fissile Material Production: How to Know It's All Gone - Sharon Squassoni
  • Kingman Daily Miner - Federal government secretly trucks plutonium through Kingman - Agata Popeda
  • Lancaster Intelligencer Journal - Editorial: Pennsylvania should let Three Mile Island close
  • RTO Insider - Courts Misread Hughes on Nuke Subsidies, Supreme Court Told - Rich Heidorn Jr.
  • WSPA - Duke rate hike due in part to abandoned Upstate nuclear plant plans - Diane Lee
  • Houston Chronicle - Perry says 'thrown a lot of jello at the wall,' on coal, nuclear closures - James Osborne
  • GazetteLive UK - Hundred tonnes of radioactive waste to be brought by road to be buried on Teesside - Kelley Price
  • StateImpact Pennsylvania - Nuclear watchdog group, citing potential safety issue at Three Mile Island, wants NRC to investigate - Marie Cusick
  • Salamanca Press - House passes Reed bill securing $75M a year for West Valley cleanup
  • New Jersey Globe - AARP, environmental groups, move to oppose utility rate hikes - David Wildstein
  • NRC - III-19-004 NRC to Hold Open House to Discuss 2018 Performance of Clinton Nuclear Power Plant
  • NRC - 19-015 John W. Lubinski Named Director, Office of Nuclear Material Safety and Safeguards
  • NRC - 19-014 NRC Atomic Safety and Licensing Board to Hold Oral Argument on Peach Bottom Subsequent License Renewal Application
  • USGS - M 5.2 - 21km ESE of Anan, Japan
  • IAEA - Drought-tolerant Crops to Contribute to Food Security in Namibia
  • Asahi Shimbun - Signs of chaos, misery frozen at hospital near Fukushima plant - Masahito Iinuma
  • Asahi Shimbun - Trial winds up for ex-TEPCO execs; verdict set for Sept. 19 - Shunsuke Abe
  • Mehr News Agency - Iran, Europe hold join seminar on nuclear safety in Vienna -
  • Mehr News Agency - Iran's trump card to challenge US
  • Energy Department - Notice: Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Savannah River Site; Correction FR Document: 2019-04629 Citation: 84 FR 9121 PDF Page 9121
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: License Amendment Application: United Nuclear Corporation Church Rock Project FR Document: 2019-04569 Citation: 84 FR 9148 PDF Pages 9148-9150
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Termination of Licenses: South Carolina Electric and Gas Co., Virgil C. Summer Nuclear Station, Units 2 and 3 FR Document: 2019-04601 Citation: 84 FR 9146 PDF Pages 9146-9148
  • Nuclear Waste Technical Review Board - Notice: Meetings: U.S. Nuclear Waste Technical Review Board FR Document: 2019-04505 Citation: 84 FR 9150 PDF Pages 9150-9151

    Tuesday, March 12, 2019

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Yucca Mountain budget request includes funds to hire 77 lawyers - Gary Martin
  • KLAS-TV - Trump budget would restart licensing of Yucca Mountain - Caroline Bleakley
  • KTVN Reno - Federal 2020 Budget Includes Yucca Mountain Funding
  • KOLO Reno NV - Gov. Sisolak issues statement on proposed funding for Yucca Mountain
  • KSNV News3LV - Trump's 2020 budget proposal calls for restarting Yucca Mountain licensing - Matthew Seeman, KSNV
  • KNPR Las Vegas - Gov. Sisolak Unhappy About Pres. Trump's Budget Proposal For Yucca Mtn.
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Trump's $4.7 trillion budget offers more money for military, border wall - Debra J. Saunders
  • E&E Daily - BUDGET: Hill scoffs at Trump's environment and energy cuts - George Cahlink and Nick Sobczyk
  • The White House - Press Briefing by Press Secretary Sarah Sanders and OMB Acting Director Russell Vought - James S. Brady Press Briefing Room
  • TASS - NATO's aggression against Serbia was aimed at tearing Kosovo away, minister says
  • Cape Gazette, Lewes, DE - Letter: Blue Water Navy Bill must be enacted - Dave Skocik, president, Delaware Veterans Coalition
  • Deutsche Welle - EU protects whistleblowers with new directive
  • Lexology - Croatia enacts Whistleblower Protection Act - Schoenherr - Marko Kapetanovic
  • Mintpress News - Whistleblower Chelsea Manning Stands Up for Press Freedom, Gets Jailed by US Gov't - Jimmysllama
  • Common Dreams - 'Grave Threat to Press Freedom': Warnings Mount as Chelsea Manning Remains Behind Bars - Andrea Germanos
  • The Intercept - The U.S. Targeted Journalists on the Border. Two Senators Want to Know Why. - Ryan Devereaux
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - LANL would benefit from Trump budget plan on nukes - Rebecca Moss
  • AP News - Trump budget would restart licensing of Yucca Mountain
  • Bloomberg - Pompeo Says Kim Told Him 'Half a Dozen Times' He'll Denuclearize - Bill Faries
  • Reuters - Senators ask U.S. border agency about reported tracking of journalists - Mohammad Zargham
  • Greentech Media - Pennsylvania Nuclear Bailout Bill Draws Fire From Ratepayer, Natural Gas and Enviro Groups - Jeff St. John
  • Meadville Tribune, Meadville, PA - $500 million nuclear bailout proposed in Harrisburg - John Finnerty
  • Central Penn Business Journal - Bill proposes putting nuclear power on equal footing with solar, wind - Stacy Wescoe
  • North American Windpower - Pennsylvania Bill Would Add Nuclear To Alternative Energy Portfolio Standard - Betsy Lillian
  • Reuters - Pennsylvania state lawmaker offers bill to save nuclear power plants - Scott DiSavino
  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - Nuclear rescue bill in Pa. carries a $500 million price tag - Laura Legere and Anya Litvak
  • Jefferson Public Radio, Southern Oregon University - Oregon's Small-Scale Nuclear Company Looks To Build First Plant In Idaho - Cassandra Profita
  • OilPrice - Nuclear Is Not A Catch-All Solution To Climate Change - Haley Zaremba
  • Business Insider - Russia says it's going to arm a secretive submarine with 6 nuclear 'doomsday' devices - Alex Lockie
  • Bellona - Eight years after Fukushima, Japan struggles to trust nuclear power - Charles Digges
  • Asahi Shimbun - Keidanren chief wary about debate over nuclear energy - Hironori Kato
  • Aiken Standard, SC - Trump's 2020 budget request highlights MOX, pit production, plutonium removal and more - Colin Demarest
  • NRDC.org - Pennsylvania's First Nuclear Subsidy Bill, Explained - Mark Szybist
  • Xinhua - Saudi Arabia, Jordan join hands to train Saudis in Jordan in uranium mining
  • World Nuclear News - US budget request supports Yucca Mountain
  • World Nuclear News - General contract signed for Tianwan Phase IV
  • World Nuclear News - Romania enhances safety at Cernavoda, IAEA reports
  • World Nuclear News - Bulgaria invites investment in Belene project
  • KCBX Public Radio, FM 90, San Luis Obispo, CA - Dealing with Diablo Canyon's nuclear waste - Greta Mart
  • Broadly - Meet the Japanese Moms Running a Citizens' Lab to Track Nuclear Radiation - Bobbie van der List
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-Engie restarts Doel 1 nuclear reactor in Belgium - Philip Blenkinsop
  • News & Star - Partnership to remove nuclear waste from Sellafield - Nicole Regan
  • Fort Hunt Herald - Learn about the decommissioning of deactivated SM-1 former nuclear power plant - U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
  • KTNV Las Vegas - Nuclear site guard fired after she says she reported sexual assault - Associated Press
  • News Courier, Athens, AL - Nuke plant unit offline after power disruption - Adam Smith
  • Forbes blog - Our Military Wants Small Nukes To Reduce Convoy Casualties - James Conca
  • Pennsylvania Business Report - PPL Electric's Dudkin: Thumbs down on state lawmakers' nuclear bailout proposal - Kim Riley
  • Independent Australia - After Fukushima: Nuclear power's deepening crisis - Dave Sweeney
  • PR Newswire - Refueling activities underway at Plant Vogtle Unit 2 following continuous 522-day run - Southern Nuclear
  • StateImpact Pennsylvania - After TMI accident in '79, this Carnegie Mellon team pitched a novel idea for cleanup: Use robots. It was just the beginning. - Amy Sisk
  • IndieWire - 'Chernobyl' First Trailer: HBO Series Looks at the Infamous Nuclear Implosion - Steve Greene
  • 38 North - How Significant is the Dismantlement of Yongbyon? - Gary Samore
  • NRDC.org - Ohio's Grand Bargain on Energy Policy - Daniel Sawmiller
  • KPFA, Pacifica Foundation Radio, CA - Fukushima and The Fatal Flows of Nuclear Power - w/Gregory Jackzo
  • Independent Barents Observer - Russia extends lifetime of nuclear icebreakers to meet rising demand - Thomas Nilsen
  • Florida Politics - Conference debates how to explain unknowns of electricity amendment--The market now relies largely on investor-owned utilities - Michael Moline
  • ABC.au - Outback WA council keeps hand raised for nuclear waste facility, as legal action halts progress on SA sites - Gary-Jon Lysaght
  • CBS Pittsburgh - video: Legislation Being Introduced To Give Millions To Pa.'s 5 Nuclear Power Plants
  • KSNV News3LV - Nevada lawmakers fire back at White House funding for Yucca Mountain - Steve Wolford
  • Engineers Journal, Ireland - Chernobyl: How bad was it?
  • ABC Columbia, SC - Dominion Energy answers community questions at meet and greet - Alexis Frazier
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - Feds seek public input on Pilgrim performance assessment
  • Defense Daily - DoE Seeks $16.5B for Nukes in 2020; Includes More Low-Yield Warhead Work - Dan Leone
  • FITSNews, SC - Santee Cooper Draws Fire For Heritage Sponsorship Claims
  • NRC - 19-013 NRC Renews Seabrook Station Operating License
  • NRC - NUREG-1100, Volume 35: Congressional Budget Justification: Fiscal Year 2020 Summary
  • IAEA - Guyana Plans to Increase Access to Cancer Services, in Line with IAEA Recommendations - Arsen Juric, IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation
  • NHK World - Ex-TEPCO execs plead not guilty in Fukushima case
  • NHK World - Repainted Nagasaki Peace Statue unveiled
  • NHK World - Govt. making guidelines for soil disposal
  • NHK World - Fukushima Daiichi cleanup to take decades
  • Asahi Shimbun - Keidanren chief wary about debate over nuclear energy - Hironori Kato
  • Asahi Shimbun - EDITORIAL: 8 years after disaster, Japan must commit to a nuke-free future
  • Asahi Shimbun - VOX POPULI: Monuments to 2011 disaster warn us to remain vigilant
  • Asahi Shimbun - 'Storytellers' to convey disaster memories during 2020 Games - RYOSUKE YAMAMOTO/ Staff Writer
  • Asahi Shimbun - Saint Peter's Basilica holds memorial for '11 disaster victims - Shinichi Kawarada
  • Japan Times - Ex-Tepco execs' lawyers make final plea for acquittal over negligence in Fukushima nuclear crisis - Kyodo
  • Japan Times - Eight years on, Abe says 3/11 recovery nearing 'final stages,' though half of public unconvinced - Tomohiro Osaki
  • Japan Times - Tohoku residents still haunted by memories of devastating 3/11 triple disaster
  • Japan Times - 'Recovery Olympics' moniker for 2020 Games rubs 3/11 evacuees the wrong way - Magdalena Osumi
  • Mainichi Daily News - Ex-TEPCO execs' make final plea for acquittal over Fukushima crisis
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Rulings in TEPCO case set for Sept.
  • Bellona - Eight years after Fukushima, Japan struggles to trust nuclear power - Charles Digges
  • Bellona - The future of electricity and its limitations - Bellona Europa
  • Yonhap News Agency - Pompeo calls on N. Korea to act on denuclearization pledge
  • Mehr News Agency - US to set aside special share to counter Iran in 2020 budget
  • Mehr News Agency - Araghchi seemed not satisfied with implementing INSTEX at meeting with its head
  • Mehr News Agency - 'Another impact of Saddam's war against Iran removed': Zarif -
  • Mehr News Agency - Iranian lawmaker calls for withdrawing from JCPOA, disapproving CFT
  • Energy Department - Notice: Meetings: International Energy Agency FR Document: 2019-04455 Citation: 84 FR 8850 PDF Pages 8850-8851
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Facility Operating Licenses and Combined Licenses Involving No Significant Hazards Considerations; Applications and Amendments: Biweekly Notice FR Document: 2019-03911 Citation: 84 FR 8906 PDF Pages 8906-8916 (11 pages) Permalink

    Monday, March 11, 2019

  • Livermore Independent - Medical Benefit Workshop for Former Nuclear Workers
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Trump budget to include funds to restart Yucca Mountain process - Debra J. Saunders
  • KNPR Las Vegas - President's Budget Includes Money For Yucca Mtn.
  • KTVN Reno - Trump Administration Releases 2020 Budget; Seeks to Restart Yucca License
  • Nevada Independent - Cortez Masto puts hold on all DOE nominees in a bid to fend off any more secret plutonium shipments - Humberto Sanchez
  • Shephard Press - US Air Force looks toward DU cleanup task - Scott Gourley
  • Winston-Salem Journal - Our view: Greater whistleblower protections
  • EurekAlert - ORNL-led collaboration solves a beta-decay puzzle with advanced nuclear models - DOE/Oak Ridge National Laboratory
  • Idaho Statesman - Idaho lawmakers hold 1st climate change hearing – and no one argued about its existence, causes - Rocky Barker
  • Tri-City Herald - State is taking a new look at this Richland radioactive waste plant - Annette Cary
  • KING5 Seattle - State to look into Richland radioactive waste plant - Associated Press
  • AP News - State to look into Richland radioactive waste plant
  • Reuters - U.S. energy exports a lever in trade talks with China: Perry - Timothy Gardner
  • Reuters - Bulgaria seeks investors to build Belene nuclear plant - Tsvetelia Tsolova and Angel Krasimirov
  • TIME - Want to Stop Climate Change? Then It's Time to Fall Back in Love With Nuclear Energy - Hans Blix
  • Phys.org - Japan marks tsunami, nuclear tragedy eight years on
  • Kyodo News - Japan marks 8 yrs since quake-tsunami that caused Fukushima crisis
  • Reuters - RPT-Eight years on, water woes threaten Fukushima cleanup - Kiyoshi Takenaka
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - 47% surveyed see scant progress in reconstruction after 2011 disaster
  • Xinhua - Spotlight: TEPCO, gov't still grappling with myriad problems 8 years after Fukushima disaster - Forbes
  • Forbes blog - It Sounds Crazy, But Fukushima, Chernobyl, and Three Mile Island Show Why Nuclear Is Inherently Safe - Michael Shellenberger
  • Scientific American - Radioactive Glass Beads May Tell the Terrible Tale of How the Fukushima Meltdown Unfolded - Andrea Thompson
  • London Times - Eight years after the Fukushima disaster, homes are occupied by hordes of radioactive boar - Richard Lloyd Parry, Fukushima
  • New York Times - All's Fair in Love and Nuclear War--Relations between President Trump and Kim Jong-un go south - Heng Kim Song
  • Deutsche Welle - Germany's atomic phase-out: How to dismantle a nuclear power plant
  • NJ Spotlight - Arguments Heat Up as PSEG Fights for State to Subsidize Nuclear Plants - Tom Johnson
  • Sputnik News - Russian Scientists Develop Unique Material for Next-Generation Nuclear Reactors
  • UK Independent - Radioactive waste from Shell oil rigs could damage environment, groups warn--Oil giant wants to leave 64 concrete storage cells containing toxic oil and contaminated sediment on seabed - Wil Crisp
  • The Guardian - Fukushima grapples with toxic soil that no one wants - Justin McCurry in Okuma
  • The Guardian - Eight years after Fukushima, what has made evacuees come home? - Justin McCurry in Fukushima
  • NewsAhead Agency - Nuclear power industry still hurting 40 years after Three Mile Island accident
  • Liverpool Echo - Nuclear power station and sewage plant plans are 'fake news' - according to council - ByNick Tyrrell
  • TheNational Scotland - Highland council slammed over calls to withdraw rejection of nuclear power - Nan Spowart
  • IAEA - IAEA Mission Says Estonia Has Strengthened its Regulatory Framework, Sees Areas for Further Enhancement
  • Daily Illini - UI leads Illinois going green - Benedicte Mulumba Yenyi
  • Nippon.com - Fukushima's Suetoku Pottery Moves Beyond 3/11 Toward the Future
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - 52,000 still evacuated 8 years later
  • CNN - Is the United States about to lose control of its secretive Diego Garcia military base? - Jenni Marsh
  • CBS Pittsburgh - Heated Debate Expected At Pa. Capitol Over Nuclear Power Plant Bailout Legislation
  • World Nuclear News - Estonia strengthens regulation, IAEA mission finds
  • World Nuclear News - Researchers study Fukushima particle in close-up
  • World Nuclear News - DOE announces funds for overseas fusion research
  • Taipei Times - Lee Yuan-tseh pushes nuclear phase-out - Lin Chia-nan
  • InsideClimate News - Ohio Weighs a Nuclear Plant Bailout at FirstEnergy's Urging. Will It Boost Renewables, Too? The powerful utility FirstEnergy has been pushing nuclear subsidies for years. It spent big in the last election and won a power shift in the legislature. - Dan Gearino
  • SF BayView - Eyes wide open at the Hunters Point Shipyard - Ahimsa Porter Sumchai, MD
  • DOE - President Trump Releases FY 2020 Budget Request
  • DOE - DOE Makes Up To $17 Million Available for Energy Infrastructure Deployment on Tribal Lands
  • GAO - Whistleblower Protection: Analysis of DOD's Actions to Improve Case Timeliness and Safeguard Confidentiality - GAO-19-198
  • NRC - 19-012 NRC Proposes FY 2020 Budget to Congress
  • USGS - M 4.9 - 8km SSW of Kihoku-cho, Japan
  • IAEA - IAEA Safety Mission Sees Significant Progress at Romania's Cernavoda Nuclear Power Plant, Encourages Continued Improvement
  • NHK World - Ceremonies mark eight years since 2011 disaster
  • NHK World - Fukushima Daiichi cleanup to take decades
  • NHK World - Japan nuclear watchdog staff urged to speak up
  • Kyodo News - Japan marks 8 yrs since quake-tsunami that caused Fukushima crisis
  • Asahi Shimbun - EDITORIAL: Reset needed so Fukushima can rebuild from nuclear disaster
  • Asahi Shimbun - Tokyo-born librarian moved to Fukushima to help recovery - Koichi Tokonami
  • Japan Times - Tohoku residents still haunted by memories of devastating 3/11 triple disaster
  • Japan Times - Episode 9: Eight years on from Fukushima
  • Japan Times - Film / Reviews: 'Side Job.' presents an authentic portrayal of life in Fukushima after disaster - Mark Schilling
  • Japan Times - Eight years after 3/11 quake and tsunami disasters, support groups for foreign residents at crossroads
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Focus on resolving pending issues from 2011 disaster / Explore measures based on fall in population
  • Mainichi Daily News - In Photos: 8 years on, remembering the Great East Japan Earthquake
  • Mainichi Daily News - Japan marks 8 yrs since quake-tsunami that caused Fukushima crisis
  • Mainichi Daily News - Gov't balks at setting standards for recognizing 3.11 'disaster-related deaths'
  • Belarus News (BelTA) - Belarus receives no official proposal on BelNPP from Lithuanian PM
  • Mehr News Agency - Iran,Iraq sign 5 pacts
  • Press TV - Arms dealers complicit in Saudi war crimes in Yemen: Iran
  • Press TV - Despite all pressures, US failed to cause Iran's economy to collapse: First VP
  • Press TV - Arms flow into Mideast dangerously rises: Study
  • Press TV - 20 women, one child killed in fresh Saudi airstrikes in Yemen
  • Press TV - US-led airstrikes claim dozens of civilian lives in Syria's Dayr al-Zawr -
  • Press TV - 22-year-old Palestinian dies in Gaza after clashes with Israeli forces
  • Health and Human Services Department - Notice: Secretary's Advisory Committee on Human Research Protections FR Document: 2019-04406 Citation: 84 FR 8732 PDF Page 8732
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Exemption and Combined License Amendment: Southern Nuclear Operating Company, Inc.; Vogtle Electric Generating Plant, Units 3 and 4; Crediting Previously Completed First Plant and First Three Plant Tests; Correction FR Document: 2019-04309 Citation: 84 FR 8767 PDF Page 8767
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2019-04480 Citation: 84 FR 8766 PDF Pages 8766-8767
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Shin: SB 11 Is Foolish and Self-Defeating - Lisa Shin
  • Las Vegas Sun - Letter: Think beyond just a few years - Charles Parrish, Las Vegas
  • Congress.gov - S.63 - Nuclear Waste Management Act
  • Sponsor: Sen. Mathias, Charles McC., Jr. [R-MD] (Introduced 01/10/1977) - The Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation Program Act (EEOICPA)
  • Swissinfo - Radioactive waste: Japan learns from Switzerland's mistakes - Luigi Jorio, Akiko Uehara
  • UK Independent - Radioactive waste from Shell oil rigs could damage environment, groups warn - Wil Crisp
  • Clean Energy Wire, Berlin - Siemens wants to shift responsibility for nuclear waste onto German state – report
  • NHK World - Students thank Taiwan for 3/11 disaster support
  • NHK World - Fukushima Daiichi cleanup to take decades
  • NHK World - Fukushima tainted soil still looking for home -
  • NHK World - Japan nuclear watchdog staff urged to speak up

    Sunday, March 10, 2019

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Jay Inslee goes on 'climate mission' at Las Vegas campaign stop - Briana Erickson
  • Arizona Daily Sun - Grijalva calls it right - Bryan Bates, Doney Park
  • Nevada Independent - Titus looks to leverage newfound clout for her district and the state - Humberto Sanchez
  • Nevada Independent - Presidential candidate Inslee condemns secret shipment of plutonium during Las Vegas campaign visit - Jackie Valley
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus, NM - DOE reports show WIPP chemical exposure months before workers got sick
  • Yakima Herald-Republic - Meetings for Hanford workers scheduled for Tuesday
  • Tri-City Herald - Nuclear power always ready for extreme weather - Jim Conca
  • Washington Post - As Japan's leader, Junichiro Koizumi backed nuclear power. Now he's a major foe. - Simon Denyer
  • Japan Today - 8 years on, contaminated water remains big problem for Fukushima clean-up - Kiyoshi Takenaka
  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - USS Pittsburgh comes home for good after 35 years of undersea duty - Torsten Ove
  • Asahi Shimbun - Vietnam trainee, exploited in Fukushima, eyes return to Japan - Makoto Oda
  • NHK World - Earthquake survivors split over preservation - Nippon Communications Foundation
  • Nippon.com - 8 Years On: Fukushima Governor Vows to Revive All Evacuation Areas
  • Dhaka Tribune, Bangladesh - Dhaka, Moscow satisfied with progress of Rooppur Nuclear Power plant
  • Yahoo! News - 15,000 Feet Below the Waves Lurks Trouble: This Dead Russian Submarine Is Nuclear Armed - Robert Farley, The National Interest
  • New London Day - Dominion pushing for sweeter deal to keep Millstone open
  • Watertown Daily Times, NY - Who is mothballing aircraft carrier? and why? - Hugh Hewitt
  • Asahi Shimbun - Think tank puts cost to address nuke disaster up to 81 trillion yen - Atsushi Komori
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Fukushima-area foods still facing trade restrictions
  • Mainichi Daily News - Fujitsu's imaging technology to aid restoration of quake-hit castles
  • Mehr News Agency - Iran to unveil new nuclear achievements next year: Salehi
  • Mehr News Agency - Sofia tries to help lift US sanctions against Tehran
  • Press TV - Iraq will not be part of US sanctions regime against Iran: President Salih
  • Press TV - Iraq rejects foreign forces deployment, military bases on its territory: Shia cleric

    Saturday, March 09, 2019

  • The Week Magazine - Nuclear power is carbon-free. Should it play a bigger role in every country's green energy plan?
  • Nevada Independent - Indy DC Download: The House passed sweeping election reform legislation sparking 2020 political saber rattling - Humberto Sanchez
  • Atascadero News, Atascadero CA - Diablo committee talks fuel waste - Camas Frank
  • Deseret News, UT - Letter: This legislation doesn't benefit the common folk - Robert Jacobs, Cottonwood Heights
  • infosperber.ch - Uranmunition: Der verschwiegene Millionen-Mord muss ans Licht! - Christian Müller
  • GovExec - Pentagon Watchdogs Allowed Some Improper Access to Whistleblower Files - Charles S. Clark
  • Sputnik News - Whistleblower Manning Sent Back to Prison for Standing on Principle - Brian Becker, John Kiriakou
  • Sputnik News - Whistleblower Chelsea Manning Jailed for Not Snitching on WikiLeaks
  • Oak Ridge Today - A former Oak Ridge student, artificial intelligence expert to visit city, talk at evening ceremony - Jessica Steed
  • Philadelphia Inquirer - Customers would pay millions to rescue Pa. nuclear reactors, including some that are already profitable - Andrew Maykuth
  • WHP CBS21, Harrisburg VA - Bailout bill proposed for Three Mile Island nuclear plant - Jessie McDonough
  • UK Independent - Hunterston B: Video reveals cracks in Scottish nuclear reactor - Chiara Giordano
  • Scottish Daily Record - Footage shows cracks inside Hunterston B nuclear reactor in Ayrshire - Conor Riordan
  • Japan Times - U.K. and Japan scientists probe radioactive particles from Fukushima meltdowns
  • Allentown Morning Call - Your View by PPL Electric Utilities president: Why should electric customers subsidize nuclear generation? - Greg Dudkin
  • Sputnik News - More Than 350 Cracks Found at Reactor at Nuclear Plant in Scotland (VIDEO)
  • Law360 - Feds Battle To Escape Uranium Mine Cleanup Liability
  • Japan Times - Most evacuees under 50 from three Fukushima towns near nuclear disaster have no plan to return - CGTN
  • CGTN News - Reform makes China's major nuclear power producer more competitive - Zheng Yibing
  • Daily Telegraph - Chernobyl: The secrets they tried to bury - how the Soviet machine covered up a catastrophe - Kate Brown
  • Law360 - Enviro Groups Can Challenge Fla. Utility's Nuclear License
  • The Guardian - Midnight in Chernobyl and Manual for Survival review – the hidden story uncovered - Oliver Bullough
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Fukushima fishermen labor to pass down seafaring skills
  • Salt Lake Tribune - Utah may pump $10M into research for a different kind of nuclear power - Brian Maffly
  • Salt Lake Tribune - Bills aim to fund big oil and gas transport projects without oversight by state board - Brian Maffly
  • Japan Times - Unlocking Japan's geothermal energy potential - Steve McClure
  • Japan Times - Foreign workers helping Tohoku seafood companies recover from 2011 quake and tsunami - Magdalena Osumi -
  • Oak Ridge Today - Oak Ridge High School wins Department of Energy Tennessee Science Bowl

    Friday, March 08, 2019

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Nevada lawmakers seek study of other uses for Yucca Mountain - Gary Martin
  • Las Vegas Sun - Jobs, not waste: Measure seeks alternative uses for Yucca Mountain - John Sadler
  • Carolina Journal, Raleigh, NC - Senate passes added whistleblower protections by unanimous vote - Dan Way
  • Whistleblower Protection Blog - Whistleblowers have been making headlines this week. Here are a few.
  • Mintpress News - Whistleblower Chelsea Manning Jailed for Refusing to Testify Against Wikileaks
  • Associated Press - What #MeToo Teaches Workers: Whistleblowing Is More Legit Than Ever - Elizabeth C. Tippett
  • Tri-City Herald - New photo exhibit brings an architect's eye to Hanford history - Annette Cary
  • Las Vegas Sun - Letter: Think beyond just a few years - Charles Parrish, Las Vegas
  • Bloomberg Environment - Energy Department, California Spar Over Nuclear Site Cleanup - Emily C. Dooley
  • AP News - US urges UN to impose new sanctions on Iran over launches - Edith M. Lederer
  • AP News - The Latest: Trump 'disappointed' by NK missile activity
  • Bloomberg - U.S. Warns Wary UN Security Council on Iran Ballistic Missiles - David Wainer
  • Reuters - Ex-Army intelligence analyst Manning jailed for defying grand jury subpoena - Sarah N. Lynch, Mark Hosenball
  • Reuters - Eight years on, water woes threaten Fukushima cleanup - Kiyoshi Takenaka
  • The Week Magazine - The nuclear necessity - William Falk
  • The Guardian - Footage of cracks in North Ayrshire nuclear reactor released
  • Metro UK - Footage reveals cracks in UK's Hunterston B nuclear reactor author imageMartine Berg Olsen
  • Energy News - Ohio bill would create nonprofit to promote advanced nuclear research - Kathiann M. Kowalski
  • MintPress blog - Can Minnesota talk about new nuclear power while there's still a ban? - Elizabeth Dunbar
  • BBC News - Hunterston B: Pictures show cracks in Ayrshire nuclear reactor - Kevin Keane
  • San Antonio Business Journal - EDITOR'S NOTES: Nuclear project at UTSA brings out the Rickover in me - Tony Quesada
  • NRDC.org - NRDC: Sea-Level Rise to be Ignored in Florida Nuclear Reactor Licensing Review
  • IAEA - Spain's Guardia Civil Training Centre Becomes IAEA Collaborating Centre in Nuclear Security - Inna Pletukhina, IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security
  • IAEA - Nuclear Medicine, Radiation Oncology Get Major Uplift in Bangladesh - Laura Gil, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - IAEA Launches Workshop to Train New Talents in the Application of Atoms for Development, Targeting Women - Raquel Scamilla Aledo, IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation
  • Central Penn Business Journal - Guest view: Your electricity bill could increase to rescue nuclear power plants - Greg Dudkin
  • BBC News - Hunterston B: Cracks appear in Ayrshire nuclear reactor
  • SBS - Defence minister's nuclear industry wish
  • KNPR Las Vegas - Nevada Congressional Delegation Aims To Give States More Say In Nuclear Waste Issues
  • YLE News - Third Olkiluoto nuclear reactor granted operating license
  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - OpEd: Reject bailouts of the nuclear industry - Rep. Jason Ortitay, Cecil
  • Xinhua - Lithuania calls on Belarus to reconsider nuclear power plant construction
  • Japan Times - Tohoku tours shed light on life in the aftermath of the 3/11 tsunami and Fukushima nuclear disaster - Masumi Koizumi
  • Toledo Blade - Davis Besse, Fermi 2 nuclear plants get good safety marks
  • SCNow.com - GUEST COLUMN: Make a decision soon about Santee Cooper's crisis - Frank Knapp Jr.
  • Miami Herald - Nuclear regulators to hear dispute over cooling canals at Turkey Point reactors - Jenny Staletovich
  • Ogle County Life, Oregon IL - Green energy – where does nuclear fit in? - Brad Jennings
  • NorthCentral PA - OpEd: Why should electric customers subsidize nuclear generation?
  • Greg Dudkin President, PPL Electric Utilities - Cracks found in nuclear reactor that could lead to the full evacuation of Edinburgh and Glasgow--The Hunterston B reactors in Ayrshire are the oldest in Europe, and dangerous cracks have been found - Hilary Mitchell
  • Cleveland Plain Dealer - State bailout of FirstEnergy Solutions would raise electric prices, stymie future gas plants - John Funk
  • Reuters UK - UPDATE 2-EDF Energy extends outages at UK's Dungeness B21, B22 nuclear reactors - Nina Chestney
  • Powys County Times - Powys County Council: No nuclear dump here - Elgan Hearn
  • World Nuclear News - Viewpoint: The benefits of sustainable decommissioning
  • World Nuclear News - US regulator issues annual plant assessments
  • World Nuclear News - Sellafield silo has waste retrieval equipment installed
  • NW Evening Mail - Do you remember when a village was revealed as a potential nuclear power site? - Bill Myers
  • The Guardian - Back in the water: Fukushima no-go zone gets first surf shop since disaster - Justin McCurry in Minamisoma
  • IAEA - IAEA Workshop Highlights ARTEMIS Peer Review Service
  • Japan Times - For award-winning author, 3/11 drama is one that Fukushima students need to tell and Tokyo needs to see
  • Belsat.eu - Lithuanian PM offers alternative to Belarus NPP in Astravets
  • Orange County Register - 210-acre artificial reef approved for San Clemente despite surfers' concerns--Nuclear plant owners are being required to build a second reef as mitigation for damage to marine life - Martin Wisckol
  • DOE - Research to Take Advantage of Capabilities Available Abroad
  • GAO - Whistleblower Protection: Analysis of DOD's Actions to Improve Case Timeliness and Safeguard Confidentiality - GAO-19-198
  • NRC - IV-19-006 NRC Proposes $14,500 Fine to Team Industrial Service, Inc.
  • NRC - 19-011 NRC's Felix Gonzalez Honored as a 2019 NSPE Federal Engineer of the Year
  • NRC - II-19-007 NRC Schedules Open House to Discuss Performance of McGuire Nuclear Power Station
  • USGS - M 5.4 - 43km SE of Taitung City, Taiwan
  • NHK World - Renovated Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum unveiled
  • Japan Times - Eight years after Great East Japan Earthquake, many disaster victims are struggling to repay relief loans
  • Mainichi Daily News - Tohoku quake rebuilding to continue beyond FY 2020 under new body
  • Mainichi Daily News - 70% of temporary disaster housing used longer than 2-year legal limit: Mainichi survey
  • Yonhap News Agency - N. Korean newspaper stresses self-reliance after collapse of nuclear talks
  • Mehr News Agency - Rome reviewing details to join INSTEX: Italian Deputy FM
  • Mehr News Agency - JCPOA Joint Commission issues statement after Vienna meeting
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice: Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Weekly Receipts FR Document: 2019-04208 Citation: 84 FR 8524 PDF Page 8524
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Guidance: Revision of Guidelines on Use of Firearms by Security Personnel FR Document: 2019-04163 Citation: 84 FR 8546 PDF Pages 8546-8550

    Thursday, March 07, 2019

  • Bloomberg Environment - Fight Heats Up Over New Yucca Mountain Waste Bill - Tiffany Stecker
  • WRAL Raleigh, NC - Nevada cites US warnings in bid to block plutonium shipments - Scott Sonner, Associated Press
  • Las Vegas Sun - Editorial: Deceptions about secret nuclear shipment are insulting to Nevadans
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Nevada asks federal court to block more plutonium shipments - Gary Martin
  • Manteca Bulletin, Manteca, CA - Indivisible Manteca makes its concerns known to council - Dennis Wyatt
  • WCAI Woods Hole, MA - Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station No Longer Among the Worst Performing - Sarah Mizes-Tan
  • Government Accountability Project - Five Years After Snowden Blew the Whistle, The NSA Shutters Controversial Program
  • AP News - Seoul: Increased vehicle movement at NKorea's ICBM center - Kim Tong-Hyung
  • AP News - US commander hints that quad grouping may be shelved - Annabelle Liang
  • AP News - 36 Western states air concerns over rights in Saudi Arabia
  • Reuters - Finland's long-delayed Olkiluoto three nuclear reactor granted operating licence - Anne Kauranen
  • Reuters - Britain targets a third of electricity from offshore wind by 2030 - Susanna Twidale -
  • Reuters - Israel's navy could act against Iranian oil smuggling: Netanyahu
  • Forbes blog - House Armed Services Committee Members Show Alarmingly Poor Knowledge On Nuclear Weapons - Hans Kristensen
  • IAEA - IAEA International Women's Day 2019: Inspiring Stories of Women in the Nuclear Field
  • IAEA - IAEA International Women's Day 2019: Inspiring Stories of Women in the Nuclear Field
  • IAEA - IAEA Marks International Women's Day on 6 March 2019 - Event to be Livestreamed
  • CNET - The Fukushima nuclear disaster's legacy: An inescapable stigma - Roger Cheng
  • Japan Times - Eight years after triple meltdown, Fukushima No. 1's water woes slow to recede
  • Ryusei Takahashi - Nuclear lobby forgot to invite critics to Romania's EU debate - Peter Teffer
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - NRC upgrades Plymouth nuclear power plant rating - David Kindy
  • Springfield Republican, MA - Soon-to-be closed Pilgrim nuclear plant moved out of worst performance category - Associated Press
  • CapeCod.com, MA - Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station Returns to Normal Oversight - Tim Dunn
  • Lehigh Valley Express-Times, PA - OpEd: Why should electric customers subsidize nuclear generation? - Greg Dudkin
  • Bellona - Russia strives to dust off nuclear plant it started building years ago in Bulgaria - Charles Digges
  • World Nuclear News - Finnish EPR receives operating licence
  • World Nuclear News - Local support rises for construction of Polish plant
  • World Nuclear News - Cover marks milestone for US vitrification plant demolition
  • Mainichi Daily News - Nuclear evacuees to face tougher housing situations from April
  • BBC News - Climate change: Government deal to boost offshore wind - Roger Harrabin
  • Japan Times - 12.5% of Japanese city-dwellers still hesitant about buying food from nuclear disaster-hit Fukushima
  • Buffalo News - House reauthorizes West Valley Demonstration Project - Jerry Zremski
  • Hurriyet Daily News - Rosatom seeks partners for stake in Turkey's Akkuyu Nuclear Plant
  • SF Examiner, CA - Treasure Island residents looking for a chance to be heard - Laura Waxmann
  • Energy Live News - UK and Canada renew nuclear decommissioning collaboration - Priyanka Shrestha
  • Asahi Shimbun - Consumers less concerned about produce grown in Fukushima - Ami Nomura
  • NWTRB - Press Release - Spring 2019 Workshop - Wednesday, April 24, and Thursday, April 25, 2019
  • NRC - IV-19-005 - NRC to Conduct Virtual Public Meeting/Webinar on Fuel Loading at San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station
  • NRC - 19-010 - NRC Issues Annual Assessments for Nation's Nuclear Plants
  • IAEA - Nuclear Security in Major Public Events: World Youth Day 2019
  • Trend News Agency - Iran approves new detailed design for Bushehr Nuclear Power Plant
  • NHK World - Removal of spent nuclear fuel postponed again
  • NHK World - Contaminated soil remains near Fukushima homes
  • Mehr News Agency - JCPOA Joint Commission issues statement after Vienna meeting
  • Mehr News Agency - Zarif calls on intl. community to condemn US sanctions on Iran
  • Mehr News Agency - Most countries in world opposed to US imposition of sanctions against Iran
  • Press TV - Hawkish Israeli PM threatens to block Iran oil shipments
  • Press TV - 36 nations, including Europeans, rap Saudi Arabia for 1st time at UN rights body
  • Press TV - US senators slam Saudi rights record, call crown prince 'full gangster'
  • Press TV - Trump cancels reporting deaths by US assassination drones -
  • Press TV - UN Palestine committee slams Trump's unilateralism
  • Energy Department - Notice: Meetings: Environmental Management Advisory Board FR Document: 2019-04138 Citation: 84 FR 8323 PDF Pages 8323-8324
  • New York Times - She Defended Iranian Women Who Removed Their Head-Coverings. Now She Is a Convict. - Rick Gladstone
  • Nevada Independent - Environmentalists, hunters, tribes seek resolution opposing military expansion in Southern Nevada - Daniel Rothberg
  • Nevada Independent - Senate measure would reserve water to avoid over-appropriation - Daniel Rothberg
  • IPS - Eight Years on, Fukushima Still Poses Health Risks for Children - Akio Matsumura
  • Nippon.com - 8 Years On: Revenue to Fall at Fukushima Towns after Plant Decommissioning
  • Citizens for Legitimate Government - Judge Tosses Fukushima Radiation Class Actions Brought by U.S. Sailors
  • Japan Times - Eight years after triple meltdown, Fukushima No. 1's water woes slow to recede - Ryusei Takahashi
  • The Coast News, Playa del Rey, CA - Public Watchdogs' video latest shot in nuclear waste storage debate - Jordan Ingram
  • Las Vegas Sun - Jobs, not waste: Measure seeks alternative uses for Yucca Mountain - John Sadler

    Wednesday, March 06, 2019

  • Las Vegas Sun - Act would give states voice on nuclear waste dumps
  • Nevada Independent - Nevada Congressional Democrats introduce bill to require state and local consent to build Yucca repository - Humberto Sanchez
  • Aiken Standard, SC - Plutonium shipped from SRS akin to 'irradiated garbage,' Nevada court filing says - Colin Demarest
  • Surf City SandPaper, NJ - NRC: No Significant Safety Issues at Shuttered Oyster Creek Nuke - Gina G. Scala
  • JD Supra - The View From DC: OSHA and Its Congressional Overseers Get New Staff Leaders As New OSHA Bill Would Increase Enforcement - Husch Blackwell LLP, co-author: Tracey Oakes O'Brien
  • Boston Business Journal - Viewpoint: U.S. whistleblower law should be amended - Jim Stodder, Professor of financial regulation at Boston University
  • Sputnik News - Shuttered NSA Phone Program 'Never Helped In the First Place' - Whistleblower
  • The Hill blog - House Dems introduce bill to protect Trump admin whistleblowers with NDAs - Tal Axelrod
  • Mondaq - A new era for Whistleblowers in Australia - Abigail McGregor, David Cross
  • Sputnik News - NSA Halts Surveillance Program on Americans But Doesn't Shut Down Surveillance - Wilmer Leon
  • YubaNet.com - ICE Releases Infants in Its Custody Following Civil Rights Complaint - Immigration Impact
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - LANL: New Reactor-Liner Alloy Material Offers Strength, Resilience - LANL News
  • EurekAlert - Story tips from the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory, March 2019 - DOE/Oak Ridge National Laboratory
  • AP News - Iran sees "strong support" from Europeans, Russia, China
  • Bloomberg - Before Saudi Arabia Goes Nuclear, It May Have to Follow Iran's Lead - Jonathan Tirone
  • Bloomberg - Bolton Warns North Korea of More Sanctions If It Doesn't Budge - Jennifer Jacobs and John Harney
  • Reuters - Russia ready to take part in Bulgaria's Belene nuclear power plant: Prime Minister
  • Reuters - U.S. will look at ramping up sanctions if North Korea does not denuclearize: Bolton - David Alexander and David Brunnstrom
  • Reuters - Iran's Rouhani accuses U.S. of trying to change clerical establishment
  • Reuters - U.N. again defers report on companies with Israeli settlement ties - Stephanie Nebehay
  • New Hampshire Public Radio - Regulators Renew Relicensing Promise For Seabrook Nuclear Plant - Annie Ropeik
  • Boston Globe - Nuclear regulators extend Seabrook plant's license to 2050 - David Abel and Danny McDonald
  • San Francisco Chronicle - NV bid to block plutonium shipments cites DOE's own warnings - Scott Sonner, Associated Press
  • City Journal, Manhattan Institute for Policy Research, NY - The Case for Nuclear Power - James B. Meigs Steven Malanga
  • U.S. News & World Report - NRC Upgrades Safety Rating of Soon-To-Be Closed Pilgrim Nuke
  • World Nuclear News - Nuclear key to Xcel Energy's zero-carbon target
  • Register-Herald, Eaton, OH - OpEd: closing Ohio's nuclear power plants would harm the economy, environment - Scott Pullins, Ohio Taxpayers Association
  • Patriot-News - Three Mile Island nuclear power plant to close: What would its loss mean? - Ed Mahon
  • Utility Dive - Industrial consumers oppose evolving Pennsylvania nuclear subsidy proposal - Gavin Bade
  • Paducah Sun - Paducah DOE tour fun for nuclear history buffs
  • News Advocate, Manistee, MI - Michigan nuclear reactor shutting down for planned refueling - Posted by Ashlyn Korienek
  • Daily Maverick - Necsa's financial fissures required dealing with the hangover of Zuma's nuclear push - Marianne Merten
  • Tivyside Advertiser - Ceredigion could be considered for potential nuclear waste storage site - Dave Parkinson
  • Asahi Shimbun - 8 years on, and no quick fix in sight to reactor dismantling - Chikako Kawahara
  • Chosun Ilbo - N.Korea's Main Nuclear Facility 'Still Running' - Cho Yi-jun, Yang Seung-sik
  • China.org.cn - DPRK's key reactor seems idle for months: IAEA chief
  • Cape Cod Times - OpEd: State should hasten nuke shutdown review - Stephen Boyson, South Dennis, The writer is a former Pilgrim subcontractor
  • UChicago News - He once created a nuclear reactor in his dorm. Now he's building the impossible for NASA.
  • Tasnim News Agency - EU Expresses 'Resolute Commitment' to JCPOA, 'Regrets' US Pullout
  • KFVS12 Cape Girardeau, MO - Tenn. couple: Paducah DOE nuclear site 'most unique' - James Long
  • Yonhap News Agency - Civic groups call for measures against nuclear waste
  • Yonhap News Agency - U.S. envoy for N.K. to attend nuke conference
  • International Mining - CNL presents advantages of small modular nuclear reactors for mining at PDAC - Posted by Paul Moore
  • Lancaster Intelligencer Journal - Letter: Nuclear energy essential for this state - Eric Schwarz. Lancaster Township
  • Independent Barents Observer - Nuclear container ship «Sevmorput» sets course for new Arctic gas field - Atle Staalesen
  • Swarajya, India - The Right Manifesto For Energy: Choice Between Nuclear and Nuclear - Jaideep A Prabhu
  • BusinessGhana - National position on nuclear expected this year, first plant date shifted to 2030
  • TASS - Russia ready to implement Belene NPP construction project – PM Medvedev
  • Aiken Standard, SC - NNSA chief discusses MOX pitfalls during Energy Department advisory meeting - Colin Demarest
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - Letter: Sell Santee Cooper - Sandra Bundy, Macklen Avenue, Murrells Inlet
  • WITF Harrisburg, PA - Three Mile Island Documentary Preview Screening
  • York Daily Record - Photos: Three Mile Island - a look back - Lowell Sun
  • Lowell Sun, MA - Renewables best for future - Jay Mason, Lowell, Editor's note: Mr. Mason is chair of the Lowell Sustainability Council
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - Hicks column: SCE&G takes a chainsaw to Charleston trees – and its already ragged reputation - Brian Hicks
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - Letter: Potential sale of Santee Cooper - Larry Kelley, North Ocean Boulevard, Surfside Beach
  • DOE - DOE Announces $100 Million in Small Business Innovation and Technology Funding
  • USGS - M 4.9 - 40km S of Ofunato, Japan
  • IAEA - IAEA Installs New Radiotherapy Equipment to Help Countries Fight Cancer
  • IAEA - Publications advanced search
  • Bellona - Russia's largest bank to back wind energy project near Murmansk - Anna Kireeva
  • Mehr News Agency - Israeli footprint in India-Pakistan saber-rattling
  • Mehr News Agency - E3+2 reiterate commitment to implement JCPOA: Schmid
  • Press TV - EU, Russia, China reaffirm support for Iran nuclear deal
  • Press TV - US opposes Iran due to Tehran's refusal to be submissive: President Rouhani
  • Press TV - France's Vilmorin defies US with seed exports to Iran
  • Press TV - Russian diplomat: US blackmailing countries cooperating with Iran -
  • Press TV - Saudi Arabia to be rebuked at UN rights council for first time
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Environmental Assessments; Availability, etc.: Connecticut Yankee Atomic Power Co., Haddam Neck Independent Spent Fuel Storage Installation FR Document: 2019-03966 Citation: 84 FR 8122 PDF Pages 8122-8124
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Energy Northwest, Columbia Generating Station, Independent Spent Fuel Storage Installation FR Document: 2019-03965 Citation: 84 FR 8124 PDF Pages 8124-8126
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2019-04081 Citation: 84 FR 8122 PDF Page 8122
  • Mainichi Daily News - Most mayors of disaster-hit Fukushima areas urge review of compensation guidelines: survey
  • DOE:EM - EM Update | Vol. 11, Issue 9 | March 5, 2019
  • DOE:EM - Get Caught up on What's Happening at Hanford
  • DOE:EM - 2018 Year in Review -
  • DOE:EM - DOE Releases Final Request for Proposal for Savannah River Site (SRS) Paramilitary Security Services

    Tuesday, March 05, 2019

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Nevada lawmakers take steps to block Yucca Mountain - Gary Martin
  • Gizmodo Australia - What's The Worst Trash Humans Produce? - Daniel Kolitz
  • St. George Independent, UT - Depleted Uranium - Pat Bagley
  • Foxtrot Alpha - Here's How the U.S. Army Is Upgrading the Abrams Tank for Its Fifth Decade in Service - Kyle Mizokami
  • Deseret News, UT - Letter: We need to be responsible for future generations - Darren Putnam, Salt Lake City
  • WKU Public Radio, Western Kentucky University - Study: Kentucky Utilities' Coal Ash Site Among Most Polluted In U.S. - Ryan Van Velzer
  • Tri-City Herald - Get ready to register for Hanford tours. Free tickets go fast - Annette Cary
  • Reuters - South Korea sees signs North Korea restoring part of missile launch site: Yonhap - Lisa Lambert
  • Forbes blog - Nuclear Power Always Ready For Extreme Weather - James Conca
  • Delaware County Daily Times, PA - Guest Column: Pa. should not be propping up the nuclear power industry - Ken Hemphill
  • TASS - PM Medvedev says infrastructure for US nuclear weapons in Europe should be eliminated
  • Detroit News - Nuclear reactor shutting down for planned refueling - Associated Press
  • Press of Atlantic City, NJ - Offshore wind, nuclear subsidies draw lobbying dollars - Michelle Brunetti Psot
  • Kyodo News - Students from Hiroshima, Nagasaki seek abolition of nuclear weapons
  • Japan Times - Tepco and other nuclear firms to loan Japan Atomic Power cash for safety work at idled Tokai No. 2 plant
  • TCPalm - St. Lucie Nuclear Power Plant to test outdoor sirens - Cheryl McCloud, Treasure Coast Newspapers
  • CNET - Fukushima's nuclear disaster defense? A massive underground ice wall - Roger Cheng
  • Cape Cod Times - Letter: Nuclear energy alone can fuel planet reliably - Frank Messmann, Falmouth
  • Business Day South Africa - State nuclear company needs to be 'reshaped' amid crisis, MPs hear - Carol Paton
  • World Nuclear News - Ukrainian head of state stresses role of nuclear power
  • World Nuclear News - Japan LNG imports fall as nuclear plants restart
  • WABE, Atlanta, GA - Atlanta Adopts Plan To Get Off Fossil Fuels and Nuclear By 2035 - Molly Samuel
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - Federal law enforcement continues to monitor SCANA and lawsuits - Andrew Brown
  • The State, SC - Lawyer: Ex-SCANA officials 'whitewashed,' lied about defects at failed nuclear plant - John Monk
  • Global Construction Review - Bulgaria to press ahead with Belene Nuclear Power Plant on tough terms
  • West Australian - Battle against Yeelirrie uranium mine continues for traditional owners and Conservation Council - AAP
  • Iranian Financial Tribune - Bushehr Nuclear Power Plant Undergoing Partial Overhaul
  • KTVN Reno - Nevada Lawmakers Introduce Bill to Stop Attempts to Revive Yucca Mountain - Kellene Stockwell
  • Joongang Daily - Secret enrichment plant is right next to Yongbyon: Sources - Jeong Yong-Soo, Baek Min-Jeong and Shim Kyu-Seok
  • Courthouse News Service - Judge Tosses Fukushima Radiation Class Action - Bianca Bruno
  • San Antonio Business Journal - UTSA to help produce accident-tolerant nuclear fuel - Jessica Corso
  • Bellona - Lithuania renews opposition to Russian-built nuclear plant in Belarus - Charles Digges
  • Focus Taiwan - Taipower told to pay GE US$158 million in nuclear plant deal dispute - Tsai Peng-min and Elizabeth Hsu
  • Boston Globe - The Millstone nuclear plant faces a tight deadline to survive - Jon Chesto
  • NW Evening Mail - Sellafield Visitors' Centre to be demolished - Jenny Barwise
  • Interfax-Ukraine - Poroshenko: construction of additional power units is priority for state
  • Richmond Times-Dispatch - Editorial: An early retirement for USS Truman? - Robin Beres
  • Mainichi Daily News - Most mayors of disaster-hit Fukushima areas urge review of compensation guidelines: survey
  • South Strand News - Letter: Easy choice on Santee Cooper - Thomas Herron, Myrtle Beach
  • DOE - OSTP Leads Implementation of the National Quantum Initiative Act
  • DOE - Department of Energy Authorizes LNG Exports from Venture Global Calcasieu Pass Project
  • GAO - Nuclear Waste Cleanup: DOE Could Improve Program and Project Management by Better Classifying Work and Following Leading Practices - GAO-19-223
  • NRC - IV-19-004 NRC Names New Resident Inspector at Arkansas Nuclear One
  • IAEA - IAEA Launches Spanish Version of Popular Radiation Protection of Patients Course - Lenka Dojcanova, IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security
  • IAEA - E-learning Tool Helps Boost Medical Physics Expertise in Asia and the Pacific - Brianna Hartley, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication; Margot Dubertrand, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Asahi Shimbun - Scars are there, but Fukushima residents trying to pick up pieces - Yosuke Fukudome
  • Japan Times - Tepco and other nuclear firms to loan Japan Atomic Power cash for safety work at idled Tokai No. 2 plant
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Fukushima farmland being converted into solar plants
  • Mehr News Agency - EU issues statement on Iran's continued compliance with JCPOA
  • Mehr News Agency - EU's faster implementation of INSTEX may dissipate Iran's distrust
  • Press TV - Zarif: IAEA's verification counters Israel, US lies
  • Press TV - Zionist lobby owns virtually the entire mainstream media in US: Scholar
  • Press TV - Russian satellites find cemetery with 300 graves near Syria's Rukban camp
  • Press TV - Israeli helicopters strike Hamas posts in Gaza -
  • Press TV - Committed to Tel Aviv regime, US deploys THAAD to Israel for 1st time
  • National Nuclear Security Administration - Notice: Proposed Subsequent Arrangement FR Document: 2019-03920 Citation: 84 FR 7892 PDF Pages 7892-7893
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Applications and Amendments to Facility Operating Licenses and Combined Licenses Involving Proposed No Significant Hazards Considerations, etc. FR Document: 2019-02418 Citation: 84 FR 7937 PDF Pages 7937-7943
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards FR Document: 2019-03898 Citation: 84 FR 7943 PDF Pages 7943-7944
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on Planning and Procedures FR Document: 2019-03897 Citation: 84 FR 7937 PDF Page 7937
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Physical Security FR Document: 2019-03862 Citation: 84 FR 7944 PDF Pages 7944-7945

    Monday, March 04, 2019

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - COMMENTARY: Nevada officials know of DOE's plutonium shipments
  • DOE - Department of Energy Announces $31 Million in Funding To Advance H2@Scale
  • Reader Supported News - What Deadly Disaster Is the Criminal, Bankrupt PG&E So Desperately Hiding at Its Diablo Canyon Nukes - Harvey Wasserman
  • Tri-City Herald - Hanford workers are being paid for common illnesses at taxpayer expense, feds say - Annette Cary
  • Daily Caller - Rick Perry Fires Back At Nevada's Democratic Governor Over An Allegedly 'Secret' Shipment Of Plutonium - Michael Bastasch |
  • The Hill blog - EPA is rolling back protections with methodology no respectable economist would endorse - Richard L. Revesz, Lawrence King Professor of Law and Dean Emeritus at NYU Law School; legal fellow at the Institute for Policy Integrity
  • GovExec - Federal Employee Appeals Board's Doomsday Has Arrived - Eric Katz
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - New coworking space in Oak Ridge hopes to appeal to Y-12, ORNL contractors - Brenna McDermott
  • KREM Spokane - Feds say taxpapers on hook for common illnesses at Hanford - Associated Press
  • AP News - Westwater Announces Reclamation Milestone at Vasquez
  • AP News - Putin suspends Russian obligations under key nuclear pact - Vladimir Isachenkov
  • AP News - Head of UN nuclear agency: Iran keeping to nuclear deal
  • Bloomberg - Iran Thrown a Nuclear-Medicine Lifeline Ahead of Vienna Meeting - Jonathan Tirone
  • Bloomberg - Russia Formally Suspends Cold-War Pact After U.S. Pullout - Henry Meyer and Ilya Arkhipov
  • Washington Post - At Germany's last nuclear base, fears of a new arms race as U.S.-Russia treaty collapses - Griff Witte
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - What would Russia nuke? - Dawn Stover
  • Daily Beast - The Nuclear Energy Industry Goes MAGA to Win Over Trump - Lachlan Markay
  • Reuters - Key North Korean nuclear reactor has been shut down for months: IAEA - Francois Murphy
  • Greenfield Recorder - Rebuilding access to former nuke site could cost Rowe $800,000 - Grace Bird
  • CNET - For Fukushima's nuclear disaster, robots may be the only hope--The 2011 meltdown in Japan is still too hot for humans to handle. Send in the machines - Roger Cheng
  • Clean Energy Wire - Nuclear "finished" in Germany, plant operators affirm - Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung
  • Focus Taiwan - Two pro-nuclear power referendum proposals presented to CEC - Chen Chun-hua and Chi Jo-yao
  • NW Evening Mail - Do you remember when a German firm wanted a nuclear power station at Millom? - Bill Myers
  • IB Times - Nuclear Success In China Is A Good Sign For This US Company
  • Reuben Gregg Brewer - Lithuania to ask Belarus to switch nuclear plant to gas - Andrius Sytas, Reuters
  • Sputnik News - Rosatom Ready to Ensure Bulgaria's NPP Construction Within Short Time - Moscow
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - SC must seek more clean and diverse energy sources - Tee Miller
  • DOE Newswise - Dealing with the fallout in Fukushima–Part 1
  • Soil Science Society of America (SSSA) - Dealing with the fallout in Fukushima – Part 1 - Dan Ferreira, Kennesaw State University
  • Daily Beast - Team Trump Keeps Pushing Deal to Send Nuclear Tech to Saudis - Erin Banco, Betsy Woodruff
  • York Dispatch - The Site is down for maintenance.
  • Lancaster Intelligencer Journal - Letter: Promising nuclear future in our state - Willis Shirk, Lancaster
  • York Dispatch - Rescuing nuclear power plants could come with conditions - Marc Levy, The Associated Press
  • World Nuclear News - Viewpoint: Why we need nuclear power
  • World Nuclear News - USA launches test reactor project
  • World Nuclear News - Amano calls for funding for IAEA safeguards activities
  • DOE:NE - U.S. Department of Energy Announces Scholarship Awards for the Next Generation of Nuclear Scientists and Engineers
  • CNET - A rare look at the meltdown inside Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant - James Martin
  • Energy Live News - Is Rolls-Royce seeking to offload its civil nuclear business? - Priyanka Shrestha
  • Economic Times - India, Russia to ink $3 billion nuclear submarine deal this week - Manu Pubby
  • Augusta Chronicle, GA - New resident inspectors named for Plant Vogtle project
  • pv-magazine usa - Nukes not included: 100% renewable energy proposed in Illinois - Tim Sylvia
  • The Guardian - Midnight in Chernobyl; Manual for Survival – review
  • Luke Harding - Radiation found in soil at Byron Bay school - Chris Dobney
  • IAEA - IAEA Ready to Undertake Verification and Monitoring in North Korea - Aabha Dixit, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - IAEA Board of Governors, March 2019
  • IAEA - IAEA Director General's Introductory Statement to the Board of Governors - IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano
  • Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission - Presentation by Ramzi Jammal at the Waste Management Symposium
  • Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission - CNSC President delivers remarks at the Waste Management Symposium
  • Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission - CNSC President speaks at the Canadian Association of Nuclear Host Communities' annual general meeting
  • Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission - CNSC President delivers remarks at a workshop at the Canadian Nuclear Association's 2019 Conference
  • Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission - CNSC releases 2018 Independent Environmental Monitoring Program results for Nordion
  • Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission - CNSC Speaker Series welcomes Adriènne Kelbie
  • Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission - Notice of public meeting and participant funding
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Still waiting to rebuild after 8 years - Kisyo Tokuyama, Hiraku Mine
  • Mehr News Agency - Iran fulfilling commitments under JCOPA: IAEA's Amano
  • Press TV - Don't waste time with Europe: Leader advised government
  • Press TV - More Americans growing concerned about Israeli, Saudi influence in US: Analyst
  • Press TV - Saudi Arabia, UAE, Egypt oppose bids against normalization of ties with Israel: Report
  • Press TV - Women, children killed in US phosphorous attack on Syria's Dayr al-Zawr -
  • Press TV - Khashoggi's body burnt in oven at Saudi consul's home: Report
  • Energy Department - Notice: Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board Chairs FR Document: 2019-03811 Citation: 84 FR 7351 PDF Page 7351
  • Energy Department - Notice: Meetings: Methane Hydrate Advisory Committee FR Document: 2019-03808 Citation: 84 FR 7350 PDF Pages 7350-7351
  • CNET - Inside Fukushima: Standing 60 feet from a nuclear disaster
  • Asahi Shimbun - Survey: Many of 42 entities tossed out records from 2011 quake - Mitsumasa Inoue
  • Consortium News - The Prisoner Says 'No' to Big Brother - John Pilger

    Sunday, March 03, 2019

  • Salt Lake Tribune - Commentary: Depleted uranium storage in Utah? It's complicated - Frank DeRosso
  • Salt Lake Tribune - George Chapman: Veto HB220 and stop radioactive vegetables in Utah - George Chapman
  • London Times - Secret nuclear site caused collapse of Trump-Kim talks
  • CBS News - Nuclear explosions: Preserving images of terrifying, swift power
  • AP News - Rescuing nuclear power plants could come with conditions - Marc Levy
  • Pittsburgh Tribune-Review - Rescuing Pa. nuclear power plants could come with conditions - Associated Press
  • Independent Barents Observer - Moscow confirms go-ahead for giant nuclear icebreaker - Thomas Nilsen
  • Observer-Reporter, Washington, PA - EDITORIAL: Pennsylvania shouldn't save nuclear power plants
  • Tasnim News Agency - Iran's Bushehr Nuclear Power Plant Undergoing Overhaul
  • London Times - Rolls-Royce to offload civil nuclear unit - John Collingridge
  • Asahi Shimbun - NRA eyes seabed watch of caldera near Kagoshima nuclear plant - Chikako Kawahara
  • Scottish Daily Record - Faslane nuclear fears after 500 'significant' safety alerts at Trident sub base in a year - John Ferguson
  • Times and Democrat, Orangeburg SC - OpEd: Time to sell Santee Cooper - Frank Knapp Jr.
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - Secretive groups spent millions on SC elections last year - Andrew Brown
  • Mehr News Agency - Israel an accomplice in anti-Yemen war: Al-Houthi
  • Mehr News Agency - John Bolton must confess to his failure
  • Mehr News Agency - Turkey criticizes US sanctions on Iran
  • Press TV - Bolton dodges question on US support for Saudi, UAE dictators while discussing Venezuela
  • Press TV - In Yemen, war can reach children wherever they are: UN -
  • Press TV - Saudi Arabia tortured US citizen: NY Times

    Saturday, March 02, 2019

  • Unz Review - Attacking Iran: Fake news about a terrorist connection could serve as a pretext for war - Philip Giraldi
  • Unz Review - The Growing Anti-Semitism Scam - Philip Giraldi
  • Nevada Independent - Indy DC Download: House Democrats vote to block Trump emergency declaration and approve gun control legislation - Humberto Sanchez
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Energy Secretary Rick Perry chides Sisolak for boycotting events - Debra J. Saunders
  • Inland Valley Daily Bulletin - Kim Kardashian West demands Trump, Newsom, lead cleanup of Santa Susana Field Lab - Olga Grigoryants
  • AP News - Nevada mining town embraces environmental group's ranch plan - Henry Brean
  • Reuters - Tesla's store-shuttering strategy may pull the rug out of solar - Alexandria Sage
  • Reuters - U.S. must face lawsuit by states, Navajos over Colorado mine spill - ruling - Dena Aubin
  • OB Rag - Nuclear Shutdown News February 2019 - Michael Steinberg / Black Rain Press
  • National Interest - Russia's Deadly Status-6 Nuclear Torpedo: 1 Fact You May Not Know - Charlie Gao
  • WRDW/WAGT, Augusta, Georgia - More jobs in Aiken County: SRS ramping up plutonium production - Matt Kaufax
  • Nukewatch - Fukushima Still Plagues Pacific Ocean Fishery, Government & Industry See No Evil - John LaForge
  • Nukewatch - Nuclear Power Can't Survive, Much Less Slow Climate Disruption - John LaForge
  • Nevada Independent - Perry says he was as transparent as possible about plutonium shipment, 'regrets' Sisolak not attending White House events - Riley Snyder, Michelle Rindels
  • Salt Lake Tribune - Letter: Haven't we suffered enough from nuclear experimentation? - Candace Jacobson | The Public Forum
  • Pierce County Tribune, Rugby, ND - Nuclear waste bill receives revisions - Sue Sitter
  • Daily Caller - Rick Perry Fires Back At Nevada's Democratic Governor Over An Allegedly 'Secret' Shipment Of Plutonium - Michael Bastasch
  • Chino Champion, CA - Letter: Solar beats nuclear - Brian Montoya, Chino Hills
  • RT - Top 5 money-sucking megaprojects funded by US taxpayers
  • Canada Free Press - Issues With Wind Farms - Jack Dini
  • Dong-A Ilbo - N. Korea should take bold measures toward denuclearization
  • Los Angeles Times - How will Netanyahu's legal woes affect U.S.-Israeli relations and peace efforts? - Tracy Wilkinson and Noga Tarnopolsky
  • The Nerve, S.C. Policy Council - Ex-lawmakers continue to cash in on their legislative time - Rick Brundrett
  • WMBF Myrtle Beach, FL - February Dominion Energy bills contained extra one-time credit - Patrick Phillips
  • USGS - M 6.0 - 191km SE of Nemuro, Japan
  • NHK World - Hiroshima delays A-bomb Dome preservation work
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Snake-shaped robot tested in Fukushima
  • Mehr News Agency - Waiting for EU's JCPOA commitments behind delays in approving FATF-related bills
  • Press TV - Russia bashes US for flagrant intervention in Venezuela
  • Press TV - US-led coalition bombs eastern Syrian town with white phosphorus munitions -
  • Press TV - Chlorine likely used in attack on Syria town Douma: OPCW

    Friday, March 01, 2019

  • KOLO Reno NV - Governor requests meeting with President about plutonium
  • KTNV Las Vegas - Sisolak requests meeting with Trump over secret plutonium shipment
  • Las Vegas Sun - Governor requests meeting with Trump over secret plutonium shipment - John Sadler
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - Nevada governor asks for meeting with Trump to discuss SRS plutonium shipments - By Colin Demarest
  • Reno Gazette-Journal - Nevada Gov. Steve Sisolak requests meeting with Trump on secret plutonium shipment - James DeHaven
  • KKOH Reno - Nevada Governor Requesting Meeting With The President Over Plutonium Shipment
  • New York Times - Letters: The Nuclear Option - Richard G. Little, Troy, N.Y.; Vivian Louise Williams, Media, Pa.; Tom Rowe, Marina Del Rey, Calif.; Destiny Kinal, Delray Beach, Fla.
  • Las Vegas Sun - Climate change in Nevada can be stopped with our help - C. Moon Reed
  • American Free Press - Whistleblower's Attorneys Want the Charges Unsealed - S.T. Patrick
  • KIFI Idaho Falls, ID - INL to lead new research project
  • Science AAAS - Department of Energy moves forward with controversial test reactor - Adrian Cho
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Idaho National Lab to host major reactor center - Ryan Suppe
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Governor Signs 'GRT Bill' SB 11 Into Law!
  • Albuquerque Journal - Gov. signs national labs tax measure - Dan Boyd
  • Reuters - EXPLAINER-N.Korea's Yongbyon nuclear complex takes centre stage in stalled talks - Hyonhee Shin, Josh Smith
  • NPR - Transcript:The Status Of Nuclear Weapons Around The World - Ari Shapiro, Host
  • Scientific American - How Security Experts Track North Korea's Nuclear Activity--Remote techniques can detect signs of active testing–but they don't tell us everything - Stephanie Pappas
  • POWERnews - Russia Sets New Domestic Nuclear Generation Record - Sonal Patel
  • Reuters - U.S. lawmakers press for oversight of any Saudi nuclear deal - Timothy Gardner
  • Tri-City Herald - Richland nuclear plant kept under order to heat the frigid Northwest - Annette Cary
  • JURIST.org - Utah legislature passes pro-nuclear energy resolution - Erik Slobe
  • POWERnews - THE BIG PICTURE: Japan's Nuclear Comeback - Sonal Patel
  • Reuters - Factbox: India and Pakistan - nuclear arsenals and strategies - Zeba Siddiqui
  • Pakistan Today - A nuclear war: what are the odds? - Arhum Tariq Butt
  • IAEA - Panama, with IAEA Support, Ensures Nuclear Security at World Youth Day - Inna Pletukhina, IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security
  • Compelo, London - Top nuclear energy consuming countries
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Climate concerns rise as clock ticks for aging reactors - Jeremy Dillon
  • The Conversation - ANSTO: Spill at a nuclear facility shows potential burn risks from a household chemical
  • ABC.au - Three people treated at Sydney's Lucas Heights nuclear facility after chemical spill
  • WCBD News2, Mt. Pleasant, SC - Santee Cooper continues search for new owner after failed nuclear project - Tim Renaud
  • POWERnews - DOE Chief: Nuclear Power, Clean Coal Technology Key to Reducing Emissions - Darrell Proctor
  • USA Today - Here's how much your electricity bill will cost on average in every state - Thomas C. Frohlich
  • UPI - Russia surpassing U.S. in nuclear capabilities, experts say - Adam Barnes
  • Mainichi Daily News - A-bomb survivors frustrated after Trump-Kim summit ends with no nuke deal - Shun Teraoka
  • DOE:NE - DOE: There's a definite need for a fast test reactor
  • Aiken Standard, SC - STRATCOM leader: NNSA plutonium pit production mission of 'highest' importance - Colin Demarest
  • BBC News - Sizewell C: Call for more details on nuclear plant plans
  • BusinessGhana - New firm established to actualise Ghana's nuclear dream
  • Online Citizen, Singapore - Singapore not ready to embrace nuclear energy – lessons from Chernobyl and Fukushima - Kathleen.F
  • Daily Caller - Environmentalist Tells Tucker Carlson: Renewables Can't Save The Planet - Jason Hopkins | Energy Investigator
  • Ghana News Agency - Sites for nuclear power plant identified - Yaw Ansah, GNA
  • WITF Harrisburg, PA - Three Mile Island 40th anniversary -- what's ahead? - Scott LaMar
  • Norwalk Reflector - Ohio General Assembly Rep. Stein introduces nuclear technology legislation
  • World Nuclear News - Engie forecasts Belgian plant availability for 2019-2021
  • World Nuclear News - USA must take action on nuclear policy, says IEA's Birol
  • World Nuclear News - Russia, Rwanda plan join work on education and public acceptance
  • Deseret News, UT - Letter: We cannot let nuclear waste come to Utah - Leslie and Gail Ellison, Salt Lake City
  • KUAF, 88.9FM, University of Arkansas - Arkansas Marshallese Consulate to Host Nuclear Survivors' Day - Kyle Kellams & Jacqueline Froelich
  • Lancaster Intelligencer Journal - Letter: Don't bail out nuclear industry - Jay Sweeney, Falls Township, Bucks County
  • Blackburn News - Talks continue regarding the OPG Underground Nuclear Waste Facility - Janice MacKay
  • Chicago Sun Times - Bill wants Illinois to go all-in on green energy - Mitch Dudek
  • St. Louis Public Radio - Cleanup Of Manhattan Project Site In Downtown St. Louis Nears Completion - Sarah Fentem
  • City A.M., London - MPs launch inquiry into government energy policy after nuclear setback - August Graham
  • Washington Examiner - Rick Perry warns energy grid faces 'major test' in coming polar vortex - John Siciliano
  • Asahi Shimbun - Schools refitted in Fukushima, but enrollment remains dismal
  • Wellsville Daily Reporter, NY - Landfill expansion discussed - Stephen Borgna
  • Oakland News Now - Tetra Tech EC Wins Initial Victory In Hunters Point Case At NRC - Roger Robarts
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - Letter: SCE&G debacle - Lou Vitale, Oyster View Court, Mount Pleasant
  • DOE - Department of Energy Announces $50 Million for Commercial Truck, Off-road Vehicle, and Gaseous Fuels Research
  • NAS - Project Information: Lessons Learned from the Fukushima Nuclear Accident for Improving Safety and Security of U.S. Nuclear Plants
  • NRC - II-19-006 NRC Names Senior Resident Inspector at North Anna Nuclear Plant
  • NRC - II-19-005 NRC Names Senior Resident Inspector at Farley Nuclear Plant
  • USGS - M 7.0 - 27km NNE of Azangaro, Peru
  • Bellona - From embattled beginnings, Bellona Murmansk marks its 25-year anniversary - Charles Digges
  • Press TV - Israeli forces injure 17 Palestinians in Gaza
  • Press TV - UN adopting a more even-handed approach on Syria: Commentator -
  • Press TV - Israeli soldiers mercilessly beat up disabled Palestinian man in his bed
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice: Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Weekly Receipts FR Document: 2019-03656 Citation: 84 FR 7049 PDF Page 7049
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Proposed Rule: Enhanced Security of Special Nuclear Material FR Document: 2019-03718 Citation: 84 FR 6980 PDF Pages 6980-6981
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Proposed Rule: Ground Water Protection at Uranium In Situ Recovery Facilities FR Document: 2019-03556 Citation: 84 FR 6979 PDF Pages 6979-6980
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Exemptions and Combined Licenses; Amendments: Southern Nuclear Operating Co., Inc.; Vogtle Electric Generating Plant, Units 3 and 4; Containment Pressure Analysis FR Document: 2019-03680 Citation: 84 FR 7137 PDF Pages 7137-7138

    Thursday, February 28, 2019

  • UPI - IEA: Nuclear energy set for risky, significant decline - Renzo Pipoli
  • Nevada Independent - Don't change water laws to benefit the few - Abby Johnson, Guest Contributor
  • Daily Astorian, OR - Letter: Nuclear radiation - Monica Taylor, Astoria
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - 'Reset' on nation's nuclear waste policy includes Yucca Mountain - Gary Martin
  • Politico - Morning Energy: Dems sidestep Green New Deal with new climate resolution - Kelsey Tamborrino
  • Las Vegas Sun - Q+A: Sisolak discusses plan to boost education, fight back on plutonium shipments and help immigrants - Ric Anderson
  • Salt Lake Tribune - Watch live: Utah Gov. Gary Herbert takes questions on new taxes, abortion, alcohol and more
  • DOE - Secretary Perry Launches Versatile Test Reactor Project to Modernize Nuclear Research and Development Infrastructure
  • Boulder Daily Camera - Boulder filmmaker documents 'encirclement' of Rocky Flats plant - John Bear
  • AP News - North Korea disputes Trump's account of talks breakdown - Jonathan Lemire, Deb Riechmann And Foster Klug
  • AP News - South Korea says failure to reach nuclear deal 'unfortunate' - Kim Tong-Hyung
  • Bloomberg - PG&E Fanned the Flames That Made California Burn - Drake Bennett and Mark Chediak
  • Bloomberg - Why I No Longer Trust Netanyahu to Lead Israel - Zev Chafets -
  • Bloomberg - video: Fmr. U.S. Energy Secretary Moniz on North Korea's Nuclear Weapons
  • Forbes blog - Nuclear In Space -- The NETS Meeting - James Conca
  • Philadelphia Inquirer - Peach Bottom, other U.S. nuclear power plants, could be running until 2054. Is it safe? - Andrew Maykuth
  • Toledo Blade - Nuclear plants still hold value to Ohio, experts argue - Jim Provance
  • Salt Lake Tribune - A resolution offering support to Utah cities considering nuclear energy is headed to the governor. Environmentalists oppose it. - Taylor Stevens
  • Patriot-News - Opponents ignore the many benefits of nuclear power in Pennsylvania | Opinion - Steve Letavic
  • Reuters - Radioactive cancer drugs could pose risk to cremation workers - Linda Carroll
  • OilPrice - IEA: Nuclear Power Decline Could Challenge Energy Security - Tsvetana Paraskova
  • Northern Arizona Today- - Grand Canyon Addresses Uranium Exposure Concerns
  • Arizona Daily Sun - Council reaffirms support for Grand Canyon uranium ban - Adrian Skabelund
  • Compelo, London - Analysis: Profiling the top nuclear power pros and cons
  • KPBS San Diego, CA - San Diego Advocacy Group Releases TV Ads Warning About Nuclear Waste - Priya Sridhar
  • KFDA, Amarillo, TX - Pantex finishes first unit of new nuclear weapon - Britt Snipes
  • NEWSREP - Project Dilithium: The Army's plan to bring nuclear reactors into combat zones - Alex Hollings
  • Focus Taiwan - Pro-nuclear re-start candidates should be rejected: ex-DPP head - Yu Hsiang, Yeh Su-ping and Ko Lin
  • Caribbean Business - Puerto Rico utility director questions need for nuclear power
  • The Transcontinental, Port Augusta - Nuclear waste info session held for community members - Marco Balsamo
  • Shamokin News-Item - Should nuclear plants get a bailout in the name of climate change? Pennsylvania debates - Paulina Firozi
  • NW Evening Mail - Trudy Harrison column: Debate highlighted nuclear future - Trudy Harrison
  • Asahi Shimbun - Survey: 52% in Fukushima see progress toward recovery
  • BBC News - Statement after Kim Trump summit in Vietnam on nuclear disarmament ends
  • NPR - What Happened In The Second Nuclear Summit - Scott Horsley
  • Philadelphia Inquirer - Peach Bottom, other U.S. nuclear power plants, could be running until 2054. Is it safe? - Andrew Maykuth
  • World Nuclear News - Belarus units reach construction milestones
  • Western Mail - Nuclear waste meeting in Swansea is cancelled and replaced with an online event - Robert Dalling
  • World Nuclear News - Finnish TVO takes delivery of new-generation BWR fuel
  • Reuters - Lawmakers launch inquiry into future of UK energy investment - Nina Chestney
  • SF Examiner, CA - Firm at center of Hunters Point Shipyard scandal sued over North Bay fire cleanup work - Laura Waxmann
  • The Transcontinental, Port Augusta - Risk of terrorism flagged - Louis Mayfield
  • The State, SC - SC lawmakers agree to keep working on Santee Cooper sale. But agreement ends there - Avery G. Wilks
  • NW Evening Mail - Work begins to demolish Sellafield's iconic chimney - Nicole Regan
  • San Francisco Chronicle - Open Forum: Hunters Point Shipyard whistle-blowers are misleading the public - Charlie MacPherson
  • FITSNews, SC - Mystery SC Memo Targets NextEra Energy
  • FITSNews, SC - One Down, Many More To Go For Sherri Lydon
  • DOE - DOE Announces Notice of Sale of Crude Oil from the Strategic Petroleum Reserve
  • DOE - Secretary Perry Announces $24 Million in New Projects to Advance Transformational Carbon Capture Technologies
  • DOE - Secretary Perry Launches Versatile Test Reactor Project to Modernize Nuclear Research and Development Infrastructure
  • NAS - Project Information: Lessons Learned from the Fukushima Nuclear Accident for Improving Safety and Security of U.S. Nuclear Plants
  • NAS - Project Information: Current Status of and Progress toward Eliminating Highly Enriched Uranium Use in Fuel for Civilian Research and Test Reactors
  • NAS - Project Information: U.S.-Russian Collaboration in Addressing Access by Violent Extremists to Nuclear, Radiological, Biological, and Chemical Terrorism: A Workshop Series
  • NRC - II-19-004 NRC Names Resident Inspector at Vogtle Nuclear Plant
  • NRC - II-19-003 NRC Announces Two Resident Inspectors at Vogtle Construction Site
  • NRC - NUREG/IA-0497: IBLOCA Analysis for Vandellòs-NPP Using RELAP5/MOD3.3. Sensitivity Calculations to EOP Actions
  • NRC - NUREG/IA-0499: Post-Test Calculation of the PKL-2 Test G7.1 Using RELAP5/MOD3.3
  • USGS - M 3.1 - 51km SSW of Goldfield, Nevada
  • IAEA - Protecting Patients in Dentistry - Video: Svetlomir Slavchev, story: Lenka Dojcanova
  • IAEA - New IAEA Publication – Introduction of Image Guided Radiotherapy into Clinical Practice - Aabha Dixit, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • House Energy and Commerce Committee - Energy Subcommittee Announces Rescheduled Hearing on DOE's Missed Energy Efficiency Standards Deadlines
  • House Energy and Commerce Committee - Pallone Remarks at Legislative Hearing on Clean Energy Infrastructure & the Workforce to Build It
  • Rep. Dina Titus (D-NV1/) - Reps. Titus, Horsford, and Lee Urge Trump to Not Include Yucca Mountain Funding in 2020 Budget
  • NHK World - TEPCO: High radiation levels detected in reactor
  • Belarus News (BelTA) - Concrete poured on dome of second reactor building of Belarusian nuclear power plant
  • Yonhap News Agency - Trump, Kim fail to reach deal in Hanoi summit - lcd@yna.co.kr
  • Yonhap News Agency - What happened, or didn't happen, when Trump and Kim met again - Lee Haye-ah
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Exemption and Combined License Amendment: Southern Nuclear Operating Company, Inc., Vogtle Electric Generating Plant, Units 3 and 4 FR Document: 2019-03481 Citation: 84 FR 6838 PDF Pages 6838-6839
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: FR Document: 2019-03482 Citation: 84 FR 6837 PDF Pages 6837-6838
  • Mehr News Agency - UN says Israeli killings in Gaza may constitute 'war crimes'
  • Mehr News Agency - Russia views negatively US attempts to put pressure on EU to quit JCPOA
  • Mehr News Agency - France reacts to Zarif's resignation, says will remain committed to JCPOA
  • Mehr News Agency - Beijing reacts to Zarif's resignation, says will continue to advocate JCPOA
  • Press TV - Euro-Med slams Israeli violations of Palestinians' rights in Jerusalem al-Quds
  • Press TV - Hamas: Israel must be held accountable for Gaza crimes
  • Press TV - Netanyahu to be indicted on corruption charges, pending hearing
  • Press TV - Israeli warplanes, gunships strike multiple targets in Gaza Strip -
  • Press TV - Netanyahu discusses Syria with Putin amid tense ties
  • Nevada Independent - Opponents, legislators raise questions that bills could enable Las Vegas pipeline, depart from Western water law - Daniel Rothberg
  • KUNR Reno Public Radio - Rosen On Anxiety In Washington, Plutonium, and The National Emergency - Paul Boger
  • Korea Herald - Glimpse into Yongbyon nuclear complex - Park Han-na
  • Aiken Standard, SC - National lab expected to grow because of pit production preparations, director says - Colin Demarest
  • Boulder Daily Camera - Boulder filmmaker documents 'encirclement' of Rocky Flats plant - John Bear
  • CBC News - Cameco has cut half its Sask. workforce since Fukushima meltdown - Jennifer Quesnel
  • UPI - U.N. report accuses Israel of firing on unarmed civilians in Gaza - Clyde Hughes

    Wednesday, February 27, 2019

  • DOE:EM - EM Update | Vol. 11, Issue 8 | Feb. 26, 2019
  • Rafu Shimpo - Film Review: 'Fukushima Speaks' Explores Lives of Survivors
  • UK Independent - Chagos Islands: Britain's decolonisation 'unlawful' and it should get out immediately, UN court rules - Zamira Rahim
  • Politico - Yucca for Another Day - Kelsey Tamborrino
  • Salt Lake Tribune - George Pyle: The one immutable law of the universe: Money talks - George Pyle
  • MIT Technology Review - The new, safer nuclear reactors that might help stop climate change - Leigh Phillips
  • Sydney Morning Herald - They want to 'cook him slowly': ATO whistleblower facing six life sentences unprotected by new laws - Eryk Bagshaw
  • Lexology - Australia: Enhancing Whistleblower Protections - Cowell Clarke
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - INL contributed more than $2 billion to Idaho's economy last year - Brennen Kauffman
  • KIFI Idaho Falls, ID - Study reveals INL impact
  • Jackson Hole News & Guide - Nuclear waste is lurking nearby - Doreen Tome
  • AP News - Terrestrial Energy Completes Preliminary Siting Study at Chalk River Laboratories
  • AP News - Iran's president rejects resignation of his foreign minister - Nasser Karimi
  • Bloomberg - Green Energy, Spurned by Zuma, Back in Vogue in South Africa - Paul Burkhardt
  • garden.lofthouse.com - Joseph's Garden, Paradise Utah
  • Middletown Press and Journal - Letter: Bailing out nuclear energy to save TMI is horrible idea - Linda Braasch, Lower Swatara Township
  • Reading Eagle - Viewpoint: Pennsylvania could face 'brain drain' without nuclear power - Dr. Andrew Klein, professor emeritus at Oregon State University
  • Pascha Chocolate - Pascha Chocolate Wholesale.
  • World Nuclear News - Paladin announces PFS for Langer Heinrich restart
  • World Nuclear News - South Korea and UAE seek cooperation beyond Barakah
  • Jalopnik - NYC's Most Radioactive Spot Is an Auto Shop - Raphael Orlove
  • Xinhua - Namibia's uranium production predicted to rise by 50 percent: Fitch Forecast
  • Allentown Morning Call - Pennsylvania debates: Should nuclear plants get a bailout in the name of climate change? - Paulina Firozi
  • Moneyweb.za - Suspended nuclear company execs smell rat over adverse audit - Ciaran Ryan
  • Boulder Daily Camera - Emily Graham: Rocky Flats is likely leaking alpha radiation - Emily Graham
  • BusinessKorea - KEPCO E&C Signs MOU with Nuclear Research Institute of the Czech Republic - Michael Herh
  • Aiken Standard, SC - Citing changes, DOE kills SRS liquid waste solicitation; incumbent team to stay on the job - Colin Demarest
  • Forbes blog - Why Bill Gates Is Still Wrong About Clean Energy - John Parnell
  • Daily Maverick - BRICS energy co-operation: Why Russia and South Africa still need each other - Luanda Mpungose and Anna-Maria Chkoniya
  • Kazinform - Documentary about nuclear tests presented in Astana
  • Daily Mail Australia - Inside Fukushima's red zone: Eerie photos show abandoned SEGA arcade 'covered in radioactive dust' in off-limits area near nuclear power plant
  • Lancaster Intelligencer Journal - Letter: On nuclear energy in Pennsylvania - Nelson Ginder, Rapho Township
  • Edmonton Journal - Watch: Alberta advocate pushes for nuclear energy - Shaughn Butts
  • E&E Daily - Senate Yucca Mountain trip postponed - Jeremy Dillon
  • Bellona - Russian official confirms plans to build behemoth nuclear icebreaker - Charles Digges
  • NRC - NUREG/CR-7253 - Technical Considerations for Seismic Isolation of Nuclear Facilities
  • USGS - M 5.0 - 75km E of Ishinomaki, Japan
  • IAEA - New IAEA Publication – Introduction of Image Guided Radiotherapy into Clinical Practice - Aabha Dixit, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Trend News Agency - Rouhani to Zarif: I do not accept your resignation - Elnur Baghishov
  • Asahi Shimbun - High probability of magnitude-7.0 earthquake off Tohoku coast - Maiko Kobayashi -
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - 90% chance of magnitude 7 quake off Miyagi Pref. in eastern Japan within 30 years
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Guidance: Seismic Qualification of Electrical and Active Mechanical Equipment and Functional Qualification of Active Mechanical Equipment for Nuclear Power Plants FR Document: 2019-03338 Citation: 84 FR 6444 PDF Pages 6444-6445

    Tuesday, February 26, 2019

  • E&E Daily - Senators to tour Yucca Mountain - Jeremy Dillon
  • New Haven Register - CT taxpayers on hook for another round of nuke payouts - Luther Turmelle
  • Portland Press herald - U.S. still has no place for spent nuclear fuel, so Maine Yankee's owner gets millions--The award will help pay for the roughly $10 million per year to maintain the repository at the closed nuclear plant in Wiscasset. - Tux Turkel
  • National Review - Mr. Jaczko Went to Washington, and Look What Happened - Katie Tubb
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Sisolak skips White House briefing to protest plutonium shipment - Debra J. Saunders
  • Deseret News, UT - 5 stories to catch you up on the fourth week of the Utah Legislature
  • SLDinfo.com - Rheinmetall Supplies Ammunition for USAF F-35s: Working to Expand to RAAF
  • AP News - Trump, Kim facing big issues after big welcome in Hanoi - Foster Klug And Jonathan Lemire
  • AP News - Closed nuclear plant owners to get millions for fuel storage
  • AP News - Joi Scientific and New Brunswick Power to Develop World's First Hydrogen-Powered Distributed Electricity Grid
  • AP News - India airstrikes in Pakistan raise fears of escalation - Riaz Khan And Aijaz Hussain
  • AP News - Pennsylvania should try to save nuclear plants, senator says
  • AP News - Iran's foreign minister resigns as his nuclear deal teeters - Nasser Karimi And Jon Gambrell
  • AP News - Nightmare result of US-NKorea talks: Bad deal, little change - Foster Klug
  • Bloomberg - Nuclear-Armed India and Pakistan Face Off in Renewed Escalation - Iain Marlow and Kamran Haider
  • Bloomberg - Time to Unleash $8 Trillion of Climate Defense Firepower - Mark Gilbert
  • Reuters - Iran's Foreign Minister Zarif, architect of nuclear deal, resigns - Parisa Hafezi c
  • LiveScience - Man's Radioactive Remains Spread Radiation All Over Cremation Chamber - Rafi Letzter
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Teaching about radiation after Fukushima - Maxime Polleri
  • CNN - Pakistan vows retaliation after Indian airstrikes, as hostilities rise between nuclear powers - Helen Regan, Nikhil Kumar, Sophia Saifi and Tara John, CNN
  • Futurism.con - Experts Are Horrified by the Military's Portable Nuclear Reactor--Flying a nuclear reactor to a military base – what could go wrong? - Dan Robitzski
  • India Times - India achieves big milestone as NFC produces one million PHWR fuel bundles for nuclear power reactors - Ch Sushil Rao<
  • Popular Mechanics - Critics Roast the Army's Battlefield Nuclear Reactor--The Army wants a reactor to power remote military bases, but critics claim it's unlikely any design would be safe enough. - Kyle Mizokami
  • Syracuse Post Standard - Foreign exchange student ordered vial of uranium online to Lyncourt home
  • WHYY, PA - Read a draft of Pennsylvania's nuclear bailout bill - Marie Cusick
  • ESI Africa - Anticipating new design for nuclear power
  • Dr Kelvin Kemm, a nuclear physicist and CEO of Nuclear Africa (Pty) Ltd, South Africa - ESI-Africa Edition 1, 2019
  • Washington Post - The Energy 202: Should nuclear plants get a bailout in the name of climate change? Pennsylvania debates - Paulina Firozi
  • Maine Public - Maine Yankee To Get $34.4M For Nuclear Fuel Storage Costs - Nora Flaherty
  • World Nuclear News - Korean, Czech companies strengthen cooperation
  • World Nuclear News - Regulator concludes Finnish EPR can operate safely
  • World Nuclear News - Ontario system operator notes substantial role of nuclear
  • Asahi Shimbun - Fierce opposition to recycling radioactive soil from Fukushima
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Energy Department to investigate N.M. nuclear waste repository - The Associated Press
  • Hindu Business Line - NFC delivers millionth fuel bundle to India's nuclear power reactors
  • China.org.cn - Work on nuclear power plant to start in Fujian
  • KUSI San Diego - Watchdog video ad warns of San Onofre danger - Sasha Foo
  • Climate News Network - Chernobyl's legacy imperils many thousands - February 25th, 2019, by Kieran Cooke
  • BBC News - Sellafield nuclear bosses 'to admit contamination'
  • Daily Caller - Michael Cohen Tried To Make Millions By Putting A US Nuclear Plant Partly In Hands Of Qatar - Luke Rosiak
  • The Guardian - Paul Flynn was a champion in the fight against nuclear power - David Lowry
  • Eugene Register-Guard - Letter: Don't get fooled again. Reject nuclear and natural gas. - Dylan Plummer, Eugene
  • KSL-TV - Resolution supporting new nuclear technology advances Utah House committee - Amy Joi O'Donoghue
  • Pennsylvania Watchdog - Senate lawmakers debate future of nuclear industry in Pennsylvania - Steve Bittenbender
  • Focus Taiwan - DPP slams KMT presidential hopeful over nuclear energy 'flip-flop' - Sophia Yeh, Wang Yang-yu, Yu Hsiang and Elizabeth Hsu
  • Irish Journal - DUP abstains from vote on Sinn Féin motion opposing dumping of radioactive waste
  • IAEA - NEW CRP: Applying Nuclear Nutrition Techniques to Improve Outcomes for Childhood Cancer in Low-and Middle-Income Countries (E43033) - Alexia Alford, IAEA Department of Nuclear Sciences and Applications
  • IAEA - Sierra Leone to Tackle Hidden Hunger with Better Crops Through Nuclear Technology - Laura Gil, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Palestine News Network - Israel Burying 'Nuclear Waste With Radioactive Content' in Golan – UN Report
  • MetroWest Daily News, Framingham, MA - Ashland to present film on near-nuclear explosion
  • Roanoke Times - Mahaney: Natural gas is a good fuel - Carroll E. Mahaney Mahaney is a retired project manager with 42 years experience in fossil and nuclear power plants. He lives in Blacksburg.
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - Jobs and clean energy will be lost when Diablo Canyon closes. Here's how to replace them - Jordan Cunningham
  • The Slate, Shippensburg University, PA - Japanese film highlights hysteria from Fukushima nuclear meltdown - Michael Donegan
  • WCIV ABC News 4, Charleston, SC - Dominion Energy hosts meet and greet for customers about merger - Alexandria Savage
  • All Things Nuclear - North Korea's Missiles and the US-NK Summit - cDavid Wright, co-director and senior scientist
  • DOE - Secretary Perry and Secretary Carson Celebrate National African American History Month
  • DOE - DOE Announces Prize Competition for Wave Energy Water Desalination
  • GAO - Department of Energy: Performance Evaluations Could Better Assess Management and Operating Contractor Costs - GAO-19-5:
  • NRC - II-19-002 NRC Schedules Meeting to Discuss TVA Confirmatory Orders
  • USGS - M 4.4 - 44km SE of Tateyama, Japan
  • NHK World - Panel: Japan Trench quake probability over 90%
  • Kyodo News - High risk of powerful quake in northeastern Japan within 30 years
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Japan in Focus / Post-disaster recovery of Fukushima folk dances lags without return of evacuees
  • Mainichi Daily News - High risk of powerful quake in northeastern Japan within 30 years
  • Japan Times - Magnitude 7 or 8 quake highly likely along Japan Trench off Pacific coast within 30 years, panel reports
  • Bellona - Trump's is losing in his assault on the environment - Charles Digges
  • Mehr News Agency - Russia views negatively US attempts to put pressure on EU to quit JCPOA
  • Mehr News Agency - France reacts to Zarif's resignation, says will remain committed to JCPOA
  • Mehr News Agency - Beijing reacts to Zarif's resignation, says will continue to advocate JCPOA
  • Mehr News Agency - Zarif resignation result of incoordination not internal disputes
  • Press TV - EU, Arab League slam Israeli occupation, land grab policies
  • Press TV - Senior UK MP criticizes London's inaction on Khashoggi case -
  • Press TV - Senior Iraqi official: No normalization of ties with Israel without Palestinian state
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Rule: List of Approved Spent Fuel Storage Casks: Holtec International HI-STORM 100 Cask System, Certificate of Compliance No. 1014, Amendment No. 13 FR Document: 2019-02886 Citation: 84 FR 6055 PDF Pages 6055-6059
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Proposed Rule: List of Approved Spent Fuel Storage Casks: Holtec International HI-STORM 100 Cask System, Certificate of Compliance No. 1014, Amendment No. 13 FR Document: 2019-02887 Citation: 84 FR 6086 PDF Pages 6086-6088
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Applications and Amendments to Facility Operating Licenses and Combined Licenses Involving No Significant Hazards Considerations FR Document: 2019-02934 Citation: 84 FR 6176 PDF Pages 6176-6183
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: United Nuclear Corporation Church Rock Project; Correction FR Document: 2019-03300 Citation: 84 FR 6175 PDF Pages 6175-6176
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2019-03337 Citation: 84 FR 6183 PDF Page 6183

    Monday, February 25, 2019

  • CQ RollCall - Pentagon harbors culture of revenge against whistleblowers - John M. Donnelly
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - House passes bill aimed at preserving LANL tax revenue - Robert Nott
  • Albuquerque Journal - Bill upholds tax levy on national labs - Katy Barnitz
  • AP News - South Korea: More needed than just end to North Korea tests
  • AP News - DOE to investigate nuclear repository after alleged exposure
  • AP News - Indiana State address to honor slain alumnus Khashoggi
  • NPR - On Eve Of 2nd Trump-Kim Summit, Is North Korean Reactor Producing Plutonium? - Geoff Brumfiel
  • Reuters - After Putin's warning, Russian TV lists nuclear targets in U.S. - Andrew Osborn
  • Deutsche Welle - Saudi Arabia and the nuclear temptation
  • The News Lens, Taiwan - Taiwan Will Debate Its Nuclear Future Once Again Ahead of 2020 Elections - Brian Hioe
  • Reuters - S.Korea's Wolsong No.3 nuclear reactor to restart after coolant pump issue - Jane Chung
  • Needles Desert Star, CA - Fight against nuclear waste dump remembered at Ward Valley Spiritual Gathering - Gentry Medrano
  • York Dispatch - Letter: TMI shutdown is overdue - George Herman, Conewago Township
  • Korea IT Times - Hundreds of key nuclear power plant workers are leaving - Kim Min-jee
  • Times Herald-Record - Barbara Bedell: Lecturer says let's give nuclear power another look - Barbara Bedell
  • World Nuclear News - WANO to open branch office in China
  • World Nuclear News - Resource update to fast-track Honeymoon restart
  • World Nuclear News - Fuel loading completed at Novovoronezh II-2
  • Al Bawaba - Israel Buries Nuclear Waste in Occupied Golan Heights - UN Report
  • BBC News - Rolls-Royce: Nuclear sub deal confirms 500 jobs
  • SeeNews Southeast Europe - Bulgaria's NPP Kozloduy hires Westinghouse to study improved fuel options - See more at: SeeNews Southeast Europe
  • Lowell Sun, MA - Editorial: There's plentiful gas on our doorstep. Let's use it
  • GlobeSt.com - Entergy to Sell Indian Point Energy Center by End of Year - John Jordan |
  • Daily Sabah - Ground license to be granted to Sinop NPP - ISTANBUL
  • HNN Huntingtonnews - Letter: Keep Radioactive Waste Out of the Ohio River - Vina Colley: vcolley@earthlink.net, President, P.R.E.S.S. (Portsmouth/Piketon Resident for Environmental Safety and Security), Co-founder, NNWJ (National Nuclear Workers for Justice)
  • Belsat.eu - Lukashenka signs decree on Belarusian NPP safety. Scientists warn against launch
  • Maldon and Burnham Standard - 'New power station will bring benefits' says new Bradwell B CEO - Sam Drury
  • Ukrainian News Agency - Zaporizhia NPP Disconnects 3rd Power Unit From Grid Over Safety Trip Activation
  • Chicago Sun Times - Letter: Illinois isn't in danger of losing out on clean energy - Frederick S. "Stu" Bresler III, senior vice president, operations and markets, PJM Interconnection
  • Daily Sabah - Over 50 Turkish experts to work at Akkuyu Nuclear JSC
  • Daily Sabah - Turkey aims for a nuclear-free world, FM Çavusoglu says
  • DOE - DOE Announces Prize Competition for Wave Energy Water Desalination
  • NRC - III-19-003 NRC Issues Order Prohibiting Radiographer from Participating in NRC-Licensed Activities
  • NRC - IV-19-003 NRC Proposes $14,500 Fine to Providence Alaska Medical Center
  • NRC - 19-009 NRC to Host Annual Regulatory Information Conference with Focus on Transformation and Innovation
  • IAEA - International Experts Review Mauritius' Cancer Control Services - Anuncia Benedicto, IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation, James Howlett, IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation
  • Japan Times - Farming village aims to restore Fukushima's reputation with hot product: habanero ice cream
  • Press TV - Iran proud of supporting Syria: Ayatollah Khamenei
  • Press TV - Iran to help rebuild Syria, restore stability to country: Rouhani
  • Press TV - 'Israel hiding 300,000 papers on Palestinian massacres'
  • Press TV - Rouhani: Iran ready to help Syria reconstruction
  • Press TV - Iran proud of supporting Syria: Ayatollah Khamenei
  • Press TV - 'Yemeni women, kids brutally killed by US -
  • Press TV - Israel concealing 300,000 documents about Palestinian massacres: Report
  • Consortium News - JOHN PILGER: The War on Venezuela is Built on Lies
  • Consortium News - THE ANGRY ARAB: Camp David and the Ongoing Crisis of Palestine - As`ad AbuKhalil
  • Presidential Documents - Administrative Order Space Force, United States; Establishment (Memorandum of February 19, 2019) FR Document: 2019-03345 Citation: 84 FR 6049 PDF Pages 6049-6052

    Sunday, February 24, 2019

  • Sputnik News - Democratic NV Governor Won't Join Annual State Leader Summit
  • Deseret News, UT - Letter: This bill is a betrayal of Utah residents - Maurena Grossman, Salt Lake City
  • Albuquerque Journal - Editorial: Ethics proposals don't match what voters wanted
  • Albuquerque Journal - Nuclear safety board still wary of DOE changes - Mark Oswald
  • Spokesman-Review - Book Review: Reading the Northwest: Shields' 'Cassandra' sets a dark tale at Hanford - Martin Wolk
  • Arizona Republic - Grijalva unveils new attempt to ban uranium mining permanently near the Grand Canyon - Andrew Nicla
  • Allentown Morning Call - Your View: Nuclear power plants critical to Pennsylvania's energy future - Bill McGee
  • Arizona Republic - U.S. Rep. Raúl Grijalva pushes to halt uranium mining near the Grand Canyon
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Sisolak boycotts White House events in wake of plutonium shipment - Debra J. Saunders
  • Lompoc Record, CA - OpEd: William Gloege: Diablo Canyon nuclear plant not a monster
  • Interesting Engineering - What Has Happened to the World's Nuclear Test Sites? Nuclear testing may have stopped years ago, but its effects are still prevalent today. - Kashyap Vyas
  • Brussels Times - The N-VA wants to keep Belgium's nuclear power stations - Jason Bennett
  • Radio Farda - Financial Future Of Iranian Nuclear Power Plant In Question
  • National Review - The War in South Asia - Kevin D. Williamson
  • Times and Democrat, Orangeburg SC - Editorial: No checks but a good deal anyway
  • Fiji Times - My fish is your fish - Seona Smiles
  • ANI News - Cold War rules will no longer maintain global nuclear order: Manmohan Singh
  • Fargo Inforum - Grande: Green energy is not dependable - Bette Grande
  • TASS - US approach to INF issue is inconsistent with diplomatic norms - Lavrov
  • USGS - M 4.4 - 83km E of Namie, Japan
  • Press TV - West has turned Middle East into powder keg with arms sales: Zarif
  • Press TV - Most Okinawans vote against US base plan: Exit polls
  • Press TV - Israeli news anchor defends anti-occupation comments despite death threats -
  • Press TV - US war against Daesh was cover to undermine Syrian government: Analyst

    Saturday, February 23, 2019

  • Deseret News, UT - Utah radioactive waste bill passes; veto by Gov. Gary Herbert appears unlikely - Amy Joi O'Donoghue
  • Wisconsin Gazette - Backend Implications for Advanced Fuel Cycles
  • DOE Newswise - S&T Robot Test Standards Adopted in Japan's Fukushima Decades-long Cleanup Efforts
  • NK News - North Korea committed to dismantling uranium, plutonium facilities: White House - Hamish Macdonald
  • Nevada Independent - Tahoe-Reno Industrial Center says water supply solid as pipeline moves forward, state denies extra groundwater permits - Daniel Rothberg
  • The Hill blog - Nevada governor to boycott Trump meeting - Reid Wilson
  • Salt Lake Tribune - Environmentalists call on Gov. Gary Herbert to veto bill that could clear the way for depleted uranium at EnergySolutions' Utah landfill - Bethany Rodgers
  • KSL-TV - Ryan Johnson, Utah Division of Radiation Control--Radioactive waste bill passes; veto by Utah governor appears unlikely - Amy Joi O'Donoghue
  • Government Accountability Project - CREW On Behalf of Government Accountability Project Sues For Middle East Marshall Plan Documents - Aaron Rodriguez | CREW
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - INL hosts 12th annual My Amazing Future event - Ryan Suppe
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Nuclear safety board cites safety concerns in reduced role - Rebecca Moss
  • Reuters - Iran says it has many options to neutralize 'illegal' U.S. sanctions: Tasnim - Parisa Hafezi
  • The Conversation - Why proposals to sell nuclear reactors to Saudi Arabia raise red flags - Chen Kane
  • The Guardian - Trump's cronies are in secret talks to sell nuclear tech to Saudi. The risks are clear - Simon Tisdall
  • MetroWest Daily News, Framingham, MA - Editorial: A Saudi nuclear scheme
  • Pakistan DAWN - A nuclear Saudi Arabia? - Abbas Nasir
  • KCBX Public Radio, FM 90, San Luis Obispo, CA - Spent nuclear fuel the topic of two-day Diablo Canyon workshop - Greta Mart
  • Columbus Dispatch, OH - New York Times Editorial: Trump's idea of a Middle East nuclear deal
  • KSNV News3LV - Sisolak not joining White House governors' events in response to plutonium shipment - Matthew Seeman
  • Nevada Independent - Sisolak not attending events with Pence, White House over secret plutonium shipment - Riley Snyder
  • Law360 - Feds Must Pay $103M For Nuke Waste Contract Breaches
  • 38 North - North Korea's Yongbyon Nuclear Facility: No Indications Plutonium Production Reactor Is Operating - Frank V. Pabian and Jack Liu
  • New Straits Times, Malaysia - Lynas sets up action committee on radioactive waste - Abdul Razak Raaff
  • Owen Sound Sun Times - More details on latest city nuclear refurb supplier
  • Scott Dunn Scott Dunn - No possibility of nuclear war between India and Pakistan: Musharraf
  • Miami Herald - FPL's troubled cooling canals are about to get a new permit. Some say that's a problem - Jenny Staletovich
  • Burnham-On-Sea - Huge crane that towers over Hinkley Point C site shipped in from Australia
  • ExecutiveGov - Eight Execs Join DOE's Secretary of Energy Advisory Board - Glenn Ocay
  • SF Weekly, CA - City Struggles to Rein in Illegal Dumping in Bayview - Ida Mojadad
  • USGS - M 4.6 - 10km ESE of Nagasaki-shi, Japan
  • Kyodo News - Disaster-hit Fukushima still short of 2020 Games volunteers
  • Mehr News Agency - US exit from JCPOA not Iran's fault
  • Press TV - Iran has new plans to neutralize US sanctions, needs no deal with Washington: Shamkhani
  • Press TV - MI6 chief makes secret Israel visit to discuss Iran nuclear program: Report
  • Press TV - Trump to be surprised by Iran's response to sanctions: Zarif -
  • Press TV - Funeral held for Palestinian teen shot dead at March of Return protest

    Friday, February 22, 2019

  • CommonWealth magazine - Afterglow at issue with Pilgrim nuke plant--AG wants a say in license transfer - Andy Metzger
  • WBUR Boston, MA - Mass. AG and Citizens Group Raise Questions About Sale Of Pilgrim Power Plant03:51 - Miriam Wasser
  • PA Post - See inside the Peach Bottom nuclear power plant - Ed Mahon
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus, NM - WIPP under federal investigation for worker exposures - Adrian C Hedden
  • Boulder Daily Camera - LeRoy Moore: Geiger counters miss alpha radiation at Rocky Flats - LeRoy Moore, Boulder
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - A failure of governmental candor: The fire at the contaminated Santa Susana Field Laboratory - Daniel Hirsch
  • AP News - UN nuclear watchdog: Iran stays within limits of 2015 deal - Kiyoko Metzler
  • AP News - Closing nuclear facility on table as US-NKorea summit nears - Eric Talmadge
  • Bloomberg - UN Watchdog: Iran in Compliance With 2015 Nuclear Deal - Kiyoko Metzler, Associated Press
  • Bloomberg - Grid Operator PJM Says 18,000 Megawatts of Power Are Going Offline
  • Bloomberg - U.K. Nuclear, Military Exporters Told to Ready for Brexit - Jonathan Tirone
  • Bloomberg - EU Expects May to Request Three-Month Delay to Brexit - Ian Wishart, Lyubov Pronina, and Jess Shankleman
  • Reuters - Iran still holding up its end of nuclear deal, IAEA report shows - Francois Murphy
  • Reuters - Exclusive: Safety problem found at Orano's Finnish reactor before start-up - regulator - Lefteris Karagiannopoulos
  • Reuters - RPT-FOCUS-Engie to scale back overseas, cut costs to boost revenues - sources - Geert De Clercq, Benjamin Mallet
  • New Scientist - Liberals who want a Green New Deal must include nuclear power - David Titley
  • ProPublica - Who Was Behind the Plan to Give Saudi Arabia Nuclear Power, and What Was Their Agenda? – "Trump, Inc." Extra - Charles Herman, Produced by ProPublica and WNYC
  • Foreign Policy - Trump Accidentally Just Triggered Global Nuclear Proliferation - Sarah Bidgood
  • Cronkite News of Arizona PBS - Scientists downplay radiation threat from uranium ore stored at the Grand Canyon - Laurel Morales | KJZZ
  • Toledo Blade - DTE Energy names chief nuclear officer - Tom Henry
  • World Nuclear News - REVIEW: Planning ahead for decommissioning
  • World Nuclear News - TX: Permits in place for Burke Hollow production
  • Atlanta Journal Constitution - Feds warn: Georgia nuclear project threatened by Florida company's case - Matt Kempner
  • Al-Monitor - Trump introduced Qatari to donor pursuing nuclear power project, report says
  • Laura Rozen - KEPCO sees first red in 6 years on soaring fuel prices, nuclear phase-out - Kang Doo-soon and Kim Hyo-jin
  • Belarus News (BelTA) - No problems with funding Belarusian nuclear power plant construction
  • Mainichi Daily News - Ibaraki gov. unhappy about plan to restart Tokai No. 2 nuke plant
  • FOX News - Haunting photos show dozens of gas masks littering Chernobyl as nature reclaims nuclear plant blast site - Jon Rogers
  • Joongang Daily - Kepco reports an operating loss, the first in six years - Lee Ho-Jeong
  • New Civil Engineer UK - £100M Wylfa power tunnel scrapped - Connor Ibbetson
  • Eugene Register-Guard - Letter: Natural gas, nuclear expansion best real-world solutions - Christopher Calder, Eugene
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - NDCAP chair pleased by state's involvement in proposed sale of Pilgrim nuclear plant - David Kindy
  • Bellona - Kiev's dependence on Russian nuclear fuel sees a disappointing uptick - Charles Digges
  • Xinhua News - Russia remains top exporter of nuclear fuel to Ukraine in 2018
  • Lower Hudson Journal, NY - Indian Point sale to be announced by end of the year - Mark Lungariello, Rockland/Westchester Journal News
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - Editorial: SC electric co-ops need more transparency
  • ABC Columbia, SC - Senate President creates new Santee Cooper study committee - Associated Press
  • Times and Democrat, Orangeburg SC - New Santee Cooper study committee created
  • FITSNews, SC - The Santee Cooper Charade Continues … Or Does It?
  • The Nerve, S.C. Policy Council - High-paid lobbyists pushing SCRA legislation - Rick Brundrett
  • The State, SC - Senate President creates new Santee Cooper study committee - The Associated Press
  • DOE - DOE, Israel's Ministry of Energy, and Israel Innovation Authority Announce the U.S.-Israel Energy Center to be Managed by the BIRD Foundation
  • DOE - DOE Applauds FERC for New LNG Facility Authorization and Procedures
  • USGS - M 7.5 - 115km ESE of Palora, Ecuador
  • Trend News Agency - IAEA reiterates Iran commitment under JCPOA
  • Trend News Agency - Iraqi MP calls for exemption of Iranian firms from US sanctions
  • Bellona - Kiev's dependence on Russian nuclear fuel sees a disappointing uptick - Charles Digges
  • Mehr News Agency - Iran's large-scale naval drill kicks off in Sea of Oman
  • TEPCO - Financial Assistance from the Nuclear Damage Compensation and Decommissioning Facilitation Corporation -
  • TEPCO - Regarding "Nuclear Safety Reform Plan Progress Report (FY2018 Third Quarter)"
  • Energy Department - Notice: Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Northern New Mexico FR Document: 2019-03094 Citation: 84 FR 5666 PDF Page 5666
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice: Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Weekly Receipt FR Document: 2019-02913 Citation: 84 FR 5670 PDF Page 5670
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Exemption: Northern States Power Co.; Monticello Nuclear Generating Plant FR Document: 2019-03055 Citation: 84 FR 5726 PDF Pages 5726-5733

    Thursday, February 21, 2019

  • Reno News & Review - His own man--Nevada Legislature learned to work with a black senator - Dennis Myers
  • Deseret News, UT - Radioactive waste bill gets preliminary approval in Utah Senate - Amy Joi O'Donoghue
  • BYU Daily Universe, Provo, UT - HB220: Bill would bring toxic waste into Utah, improve acceptance assessments - Harriet Norcross
  • Salt Lake City Weekly - Feeling Depleted fsf - Katharine Biele
  • International Adviser - Australia ramps up whistleblower protection - Kirsten Hastings
  • KHTS Santa Clarita News, CA - Congresswoman Katie Hill Introduces Whistleblower Act - Michael Brown
  • Montreal Gazette - Opinion: Agronomist's fate shows need for stronger whistleblower law - David Bernans
  • Columbia Journalism Review - Opinion: Agronomist's fate shows need for stronger whistleblower law - Peter Kuras
  • American Thinker - A Citizen Suing the Department of Justice Needs More than Just a Winning Legal Argument - Sharyl Attkisson
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus, NM - What did WIPP accomplish during a month-long pause? - Adrian C Hedden
  • EurekAlert - High-performance grout aims to encapsulate Hanford secondary waste - Washington State University
  • Augusta Chronicle, GA - Letter: No plutonium pit at SRS - Cassandra Fralix, Lexington, S.C.
  • Oak Ridge Today - DOE needs more time for K-25 history projects - John Huotari
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-Czech PM outlines nuclear expansion with state control over construction - Robert Muller
  • Reuters - Exclusive: RWE to win EU okay to buy E.ON, Innogy renewables businesses - Foo Yun Chee
  • Science AAAS - Smaller, safer, cheaper: One company aims to reinvent the nuclear reactor and save a warming planet - Adrian Cho
  • EurekAlert - The safety guide to nuclear plant design and operation
  • East Asia Forum - Global ambitions fuel China's nuclear power strategy - Tristan Kenderdine, ANU
  • IAEA - IAEA Trains African Professionals in Searching for Orphan Radioactive Sources - Lenka Dojcanova, IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security
  • IAEA - IAEA Holds First School on Drafting Nuclear Security Regulations for African Countries
  • CBS Boston - State Sounds Alarm Over Sale Of Pilgrim Nuclear Power Plant - BOB SALSBERG, Associated Press
  • ThomasNet News - Can Thorium Offer a Safer Nuclear Future? - David Sims
  • Ionia Sentinel, MI - Letter: Nuclear backup for gas - Donald H. Williams, Holland
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Hearing set on nuclear safety board limits - Rebecca Moss
  • The Conversation Canada - Good nuclear policy should combine research, innovation and public engagement - Elizabeth Schwartz
  • Energy Live News - Office for Nuclear Regulation gets new chair - Priyanka Shrestha
  • Fiji sun - Ban of Hazardous, Radioactive Wastes Tops Agenda - Ministry of Environment
  • Pakistan News International - Pak nuke strength surpasses India's
  • Pakistan Daily Times - CISS slams US report on Pakistan's nuclear system as misleading
  • Xinhua - Iran to halt nuclear power plant operation to load fuel, do repairs
  • Chicago Sun Times - Letter: Nuclear energy is not the same as clean energy - Gail Snyder, board president, Nuclear Energy Information Service
  • GovExec - Energy Department Defends Secret Nuclear Shipments to Nevada - Charles S. Clark
  • World Nuclear News - Increased productivity at Vogtle construction site
  • World Nuclear News - SMR-160 attracts Ukrainian and US attention
  • World Nuclear News - Four US companies chosen for Mo-99 production funding
  • PR Newswire - DTE Energy names new Fermi 2 chief nuclear officer - SOURCE - DTE Energy
  • Times & Star - Take direct UK control over Moorside nuclear plant, MP urges government
  • South Jersey Times, NJ - Editorial: See if aging N.J. energy plants can inherit the wind | Editorial - South Jersey Times Editorial Board
  • Daily Comet, Thibodaux, LA - Opinion: Congress must reach across aisle and protect Grand Canyon - Cindy McCain and Mark Udall / The Washington Post
  • Union Leader - Concerns grow over sufficient fuel levels to serve region's electricity market: grid operator - Michael Cousineau
  • North Augusta Star - Aiken-area officials commend SRS status, future at Nuclear Deterrence Summit - Colin Demarest
  • Owen Sound Sun Times - Another Bruce Power supplier in Owen Sound - Scott Dunn Scott Dunn
  • Independent Barents Observer - New Arctic situation center comes to Murmansk - Atle Staalesen
  • Radio New Zealand - Revision of French Polynesia autonomy statute approved
  • Belarus News (BelTA) - BelNPP Information Center arranges excursions for Ostrovets District schools
  • Asahi Shimbun - Strong quake hits Hokkaido; no major damage reported - The Associated Press
  • Albany Herald - Public Service Commission approves settlement, combining of Plant Vogtle monitoring reports - Albany Herald, 126 North Washington Street Albany, GA
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - Santee Cooper sale slows as SC Senate forms study panel: 'Not going to sign a blank check' - Andy Shain
  • The State, SC - Senate creates new committee to study future of Santee Cooper after nuclear debacle - Avery G. Wilks
  • USGS - M 5.5 - 24km E of Chitose, Japan
  • NHK World - M5.8 quake jolts Hokkaido
  • Mehr News Agency - Iran Navy launches massive drill in Persian Gulf -
  • Press TV - Iran FM warns Israel about its 'dangerous' adventurism
  • Energy Department - Notice: Meetings: Electricity Advisory Committee FR Document: 2019-02844 Citation: 84 FR 5429 PDF Page 5429
  • Energy Department - Notice: Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Technical Advisory Committee; Correction FR Document: 2019-02845 Citation: 84 FR 5429 PDF Page 5429

    Wednesday, February 20, 2019

  • Sunbury News - Astronaut to run in Arizona - Jonathan J. Cooper
  • Deseret News, UT - Letter: A hard swipe left - Naresh Kumar, Millcreek
  • MSNBC - NBC reporting: Whistleblower revelations on Michael Flynn - Andrea Mitchell Reports
  • Bloomberg Law - Whistleblower Complaints Up; Investigator Count Down - Bruce Rolfsen
  • DOE:EM - DOE Releases Request for Information/Sources Sought for Portsmouth and Paducah Project Office (PPPO) Infrastructure Support Services Procurement
  • DOE:EERE - EERE Success Story–Rhode Island's Clean Energy Industry Grows by 72% since 2014
  • DOE:EERE - Batteries Are Powering American Innovation, Manufacturing and Our Economy
  • Washington State University - High-performance grout aims to encapsulate Hanford secondary waste - Maegan Murray, WSU Tri-Cities
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Hanford Workers Remove Contaminated Structure - HANFORD News
  • Slovenska Tiskovna Agencija - Govt urged to protect whistleblowers
  • Copenhagen Post - Government announces whistleblower procedures for public sector - Stephen Gadd
  • KRQE News 13 Albuquerque - LANL requests new supercomputer
  • DOE Newswise - LLNL researchers reach into computing's past to build 'sentient' material
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Regional Coalition Of LANL Communities Meets Friday - RCLC News
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - EPB, Oak Ridge National Laboratory working on new and expanded partnership - Mike Pare
  • AP News - Putin sternly warns US against putting missiles in Europe - Vladimir Isachenkov
  • AP News - Statement on Nuclear Energy from IP3 International
  • AP News - Grand Canyon looking into possible radiation exposure
  • Bloomberg - Iraq Says It Will Continue Sanctions-Busting Imports From Iran - Henry Meyer
  • Bloomberg - U.K. Nuclear and Military Exporters Told to Prepare for Hard Brexit - Jonathan Tirone
  • Bloomberg - Why North Korea May Give Up Its Nuclear Crown Jewel at Trump Summit - Youkyung Lee and Jon Herskovitz
  • Reuters - Iran calls U.S. sale of nuclear technology to Saudi Arabia a hypocrisy: Twitter - Bozorgmehr Sharafedin
  • Reuters - Trump wants North Korea to denuclearize, but is in no hurry - Jeff Mason, Josh Smith
  • NPR - Uranium Ore Stored At Grand Canyon Park Museum May Or May Not Pose Health Risk - Laurel Wamsley
  • CNN - For nearly 2 decades, Grand Canyon tourists were exposed to radiation beyond the federal limit, safety manager says - Chris Boyette and Artemis Moshtaghian
  • OilPrice - U.S. Nuclear Has A Tough Road Ahead - Tim Daiss
  • Washington Post - Eight years after Fukushima's meltdown, the land is recovering, but public trust is not - Simon Denyer
  • ABS-CBN News - Japan gov't, Fukushima operator told to pay over nuclear disaster
  • Singapore Straits Times - Japan government, Fukushima operator told to pay $5.2 million over nuclear disaster
  • Asahi Shimbun - Host town of crippled nuke plant to lift evacuation order
  • Bournemouth Echo - Nuclear waste will be handled at Winfrith - Jim Durkin
  • TASS - Scientists offer new technology to absorb liquid radioactive waste
  • Salt Lake Tribune - Letter: Don't let HB220 fool you - Valerie Colgain | The Public Forum
  • Eyre Peninsula Tribune - Letter: Facility should be scrapped - Austen Eatts, Kimba
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Say WHAT? – A case of low-yield nuclear thinking - Gayle Spinazze
  • Irish Times - Green MEPs arrested in Belgium after nuclear protest at US base - Patrick Smyth in Brussels
  • Gazette-Times, Corvallis, OR - OSU hosting panel on nuclear weapons issues
  • World Nuclear News - SMR proposals progress through Canadian process
  • World Nuclear News - India, Argentina further cooperation in nuclear energy
  • World Nuclear News - Russia starts Novovoronezh II-2 fuel loading
  • York Dispatch - Expected legislation might save Three Mile Island - Lindsay C. VanAsdalan
  • IAEA - IAEA and Bulgaria's University of National and World Economy Agree to Strengthen Cooperation in Nuclear Security Education - Inna Pletukhina, IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security
  • IAEA - Member States Discuss Modelling Human Resource Development for Nuclear Power - Kristen Kern, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • Salt Lake Tribune - Utah Senate advances bill to accept depleted uranium in Utah - Tony Semerad
  • Atlanta Business Chronicle - Georgia PSC OKs delay in review of Plant Vogtle costs - Dave Williams
  • San Francisco Chronicle - Suit demands Navy release records of Treasure Island cleanup - Jason Fagone and Cynthia Dizikes
  • The State, SC - South Carolina accidentally dumps coal ash in river
  • The Associated Press - Secretary Perry Announces Members of the Secretary of Energy Advisory Board
  • DOE - Department of Energy to Negotiate Cooperative Agreements on the Production of Molybdenum-99 with Four U.S. Companies
  • NHK World - Court orders state, TEPCO to pay compensation
  • Asahi Shimbun - State, TEPCO must pay redress to evacuees from Fukushima
  • Japan Times - Japan and Tepco again ordered to pay damages to Fukushima nuclear disaster evacuees
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - China, Iran meet amid efforts to preserve 2015 nuclear deal
  • Mainichi Daily News - Gov't, TEPCO again ordered to pay damages to Fukushima evacuees
  • Bellona - Moscow bans the Barents Observer from Russian Internet - Charles Digges
  • Mehr News Agency - Zarif reacts to US nuclear plan in Saudi Arabia
  • Press TV - President Rouhani: Iran-US tug of war at maximum level
  • Press TV - Iran decries US 'hypocrisy' over planned nuclear sale to Saudi Arabia
  • Press TV - Israel approves construction over 4,000 new settler units in Jerusalem al-Quds -
  • Press TV - Ten Palestinian worshippers injured as Israeli forces raid al-Aqsa Mosque
  • Energy Department - Notice: Meetings: Advanced Scientific Computing Advisory Committee FR Document: 2019-02796 Citation: 84 FR 5063 PDF Pages 5063-5064
  • Energy Department - Notice: Meetings: DOE/NSF Nuclear Science Advisory Committee FR Document: 2019-02799 Citation: 84 FR 5065 PDF Pages 5065-5066
  • Energy Department - Notice: Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Savannah River Site FR Document: 2019-02797 Citation: 84 FR 5066 PDF Pages 5066-5067
  • Energy Department - Notice: Meetings: Nuclear Energy Advisory Committee FR Document: 2019-02798 Citation: 84 FR 5070 PDF Page 5070
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: License Transfer Applications: SHINE Medical Isotope Production Facility FR Document: 2019-02788 Citation: 84 FR 5116 PDF Pages 5116-5119
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Requests for Nominations: Advisory Committee on the Medical Uses of Isotopes FR Document: 2019-02721 Citation: 84 FR 5115 PDF Pages 5115-5116

    Tuesday, February 19, 2019

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Nevada officials and nuclear politics - Jean Younker Las Vegas
  • RTO Insider - Overheard at the NARUC Winter Policy Summit
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Laboratory On Delayed Opening Tuesday - LANL News
  • Daily Energy Insider - Oak Ridge, Los Alamos labs join utility EPB to demonstrate next-gen grid security - Chris Galford
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Fluor Idaho frees up nuclear storage space with new canister designs - Ryan Suppe
  • Oak Ridger - A teen boy's life in early Oak Ridge - Carolyn Krause
  • Tri-City Herald - State lawmakers consider more help for sick Hanford workers, while feds push back - Annette Cary -
  • Environment News Service - U.S. Pivots From Nuclear Reactor Fuel to Bomb Cores
  • AP News - Ex-diplomat says North Korean leader won't give up nukes
  • AP News - Flynn pushed to share nuclear tech with Saudis, report says - Chad Day
  • Bloomberg - Former North Korean Diplomat Says Kim Won't Give Up Nukes - The Associated Press
  • Bloomberg - Egypt Detains, Expels New York Times Reporter Entering at Airport - The Associated Press
  • Bloomberg - U.S.-Saudi Nuclear Talks Prompt Deeper Probe by House Democrats - Billy House
  • The Guardian - Democrats investigate 'White House plan' to share nuclear technology with Saudi Arabia – live - Sabrina Siddiqui in Washington
  • Arizona Republic - Understanding radiation: 6 key things to know about public exposure - Dennis Wagner
  • Illinois News Network - Exelon refutes nuke closure reports, but stresses need for state action - Cole Lauterbach
  • Shropshire Star - Would you welcome a nuclear waste site under your community? - Mark Andrews
  • World Nuclear News - Russia's Kola plant completes second WANO review
  • World Nuclear News - Uranium One gives unchanged outlook for 2019
  • World Nuclear News - Public hearing for Whiteshell licence renewal
  • Daily Maverick - Zuma's nudge nudge, wink wink nuclear meeting with Pravin Gordhan, Lungisa Fuzile - Jessica Bezuidenhout
  • TimesLIVE South Africa - The nuclear deal and Van Rooyen: Lungisa Fuzile's first day back at the Zondo commission - Odwa Mjo
  • Mohave Daily News - Fight against nuclear waste dump commemorated - Gentry Medrano
  • St. Louis Post-Dispatch, MO - Editorial: West Lake Landfill radioactive cleanup is being studied to death
  • HuffPost - Virginia Wants To Ban Uranium Mining. The Supreme Court Will Decide If It Can
  • The Hankyoreh - [News analysis] The reasons why Yongbyon is so important to N. Korea's nuclear program - Kim Ji-eun
  • TheNational Scotland - Anti-nuclear demonstrators protest at Scotland Office - Greg Russell
  • Patriot-News - OpEd: Bailout tax: Profitable corporations need to come clean on nuclear energy - Eric Epstein, Maureen Mulligan and David Hughes
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Nuclear Care Partners help former nuclear workers apply for benefits - Brennen Kauffman
  • Telegraph Business, London - Mining needs 'nuclear level' safety for tailings dams, BHP says - Jon Yeomans
  • Atlanta Journal Constitution - Georgia Power faces class-action suit accusing it of inflating fees - Matt Kempner -
  • DOE Newswise - Argonne expertise contributes to the foundation for future electron-ion collider
  • San Francisco Chronicle - Suspect Hunters Point shipyard contractor did similar work at Treasure Island - Jason Fagone and Cynthia Dizikes
  • Charleston Post and Courier - 2 ex-SCANA directors get board seats at Dominion Energy - John McDermott
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Santee Cooper accidentally pumped mud from coal ash pit into Waccamaw River - Chloe Johnson
  • NAS - Project Information: Enhancing U.S. Nuclear Forensics and Attribution Support Capabilities
  • USGS - M 4.6 - 25km S of Ofunato, Japan
  • IAEA - Gender Mainstreaming: How Ghana is Working with the IAEA to Increase the Participation of Women in the Nuclear Sector - Sheila Frimpong, IAEA fellow, Ghana Atomic Energy Commission
  • IAEA - Strengthening the Capacity of Member State Partner Institutions Through Fellowships - Sheila Frimpong, IAEA fellow, Ghana Atomic Energy Commission
  • IAEA - Nuclear Technology Helps Develop New Barley Variety in Kuwait - Aabha Dixit, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - Barley in the Desert: Kuwait Progresses in the Development of a New Variety Using Nuclear Techniques
  • IAEA - IAEA Radiation Monitoring Laboratory
  • Asahi Shimbun - EDITORIAL: Abe should come clean and stop being sycophant to Trump
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Remote-controlled device achieved important step in debris removal
  • Mainichi Daily News - China, Iran meet amid efforts to preserve nuclear deal
  • Mainichi Daily News - Abe nominates Trump for Nobel Peace Prize at US request: officials
  • Belarus News (BelTA) - Belarusian delegation to take part in Atomexpo 2019 in Sochi
  • Belarus News (BelTA) - Decree on ensuring BelNPP construction safety revised -
  • Press TV - US rushing to give Saudi sensitive nuclear technology: Congressional report

    Monday, February 18, 2019

  • Nevada Independent - The Indy Explains: How a secret plutonium shipment exacerbated mistrust between Nevada and Department of Energy - Daniel Rothberg
  • Interesting Engineering - Is Storing Nuclear Waste at Yucca Mountain Actually a Problem? - Christopher McFadden
  • Safety.BLR - OSHA revises whistleblower ADR policy
  • LA Monitor - LANL accepts bids for new supercomputer - Tris DeRoma
  • DOE Newswise - Story Tips From the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory, February 18, 2019
  • AP News - Check's not in the mail: SC ratepayers angry over no rebate - Jeffrey Collins And Christina L. Myers
  • AP News - Consumer Energy Alliance Report: Marylanders Saved More Than $8.5 Billion over 10 Years Thanks to Low Priced Natural Gas
  • Waynesboro Record Herald - Uncertainty shadows debate over nuclear power
  • Japan Times - Global coal phase-out raises difficult questions for nuclear-averse post-Fukushima Japan
  • Toledo Blade - Showdown looming in Ohio legislature over radioactive road deicer - Tom Henry
  • New York Times - OpEd: Trump's Nuclear Reversal: The president of Physicians for Social Responsibility Los Angeles says the New Cold War has officially begun. - Robert Dodge, Ventura, CA, family physician, is president of Physicians for Social Responsibility Los Angeles and co-chairman of its Committee to Abolish Nuclear Weapons
  • Wall Street Journal - Letter: Killing Carbon-Free Nuclear Power - Mark Strauch, Livermore, CA
  • Arizona Republic - Grand Canyon and its potential uranium exposure
  • Arizona Republic - Grand Canyon uranium warning slide show
  • Arizona Republic - Grand Canyon tourists exposed for years to radiation in museum building, safety manager says - Dennis Wagner, Arizona Republic
  • Belarus News (BelTA) - Belarusian nuclear power plant officials get permits to work with nuclear energy
  • IOL - #StateCaptureInquiry: 'If nuclear had proceeded, SA would've been in trouble' - Zintle Mahlati
  • ESI Africa - Update: History of nuclear in South Africa - Dr Anthonie Cilliers, a nuclear engineering specialist and honorary research fellow at the University of the Witwatersrand.
  • Bellona - Nuclear reactor near St Petersburg Russia back online after weekend hiccup - Charles Digges
  • Calvert Recorder - Nuke plant begins refueling, maintenance outage - Tamara Ward
  • Nevada Appeal - Public Utilities Commission: Nevada doesn't get advance notice of plutonium shipments - Geoff Dornan
  • eNews Channel Africa - Nuclear deal could've been beneficial to SA: Molefe
  • Focus Taiwan - Former President Ma to host energy conference in March - Chen Chun-hua, Yu Hsiang and Ko Lin -
  • ESI Africa - Former Necsa board calls for investigation into AGSA report
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Contractor traded football tickets, rifles for work on SC nuclear fuel plant, feds say - Andrew Brown
  • NDTV - India, Argentina Sign MoU For Co-Operation In Nuclear Energy
  • Western Mail - Council leader voices 'strong opposition' to nuclear waste burial proposals - ByElizabeth Bradfield
  • PoliticsHome UK - Trudy Harrison: There is huge potential to power the nation using small nuclear reactors - Trudy Harrison MP
  • Energy Live News - Welsh Secretary in Japan to discuss nuclear with Hitachi - Priyanka Shrestha
  • Daily Post North Wales - Welsh Secretary in Japan for Wylfa Newydd talks with Hitachi - ByOwen Hughes
  • World Nuclear News - EDF results show expected rebound
  • Asahi Shimbun - EDITORIAL: Probe shows challenges posed by melted fuel at Fukushima plant
  • Spaca News - Final fiscal year 2019 budget bill secures $21.5 billion for NASA - Jeff Foust
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Bill would reform SC electric co-ops after spending scandal - Andrew Brown
  • The State, SC - Check's not in the mail: SC ratepayers angry over no rebate - JEFFREY COLLINS and CHRISTINA L. MYERS
  • WCIV ABC News 4, Charleston, SC - Dominion targeted African Americans with $1,000 check promise, Lowcountry Senator says - Jeffrey Collins And Christina L. Myers, Associated Press
  • Tri-City Herald - State lawmakers consider more help for sick Hanford workers, while feds push back - Annette Cary
  • Trend News Agency - MP: Iran won't accept conditions under INSTEX - Elnur Baghishov
  • NHK World - Committee rejects Okinawa request on base issue
  • Belarus News (BelTA) - Belarusian students getting on-the-job training at Rostov nuclear power plant
  • Mehr News Agency - Iran's tolerance limited over EU's procrastination to implement INSTEX
  • Press TV - Self-sufficient Iran will overcome US sanctions: President Rouhani
  • Press TV - Israel's freeze of Palestinians' money amounts to piracy: PLO official
  • Press TV - UAE buys $1.8 billion US arms amid Yemen war -
  • Press TV - Hebrew University professor says Israel tests weapons on Palestinian children

    Sunday, February 17, 2019

  • Grand Forks Herald - Watchdogs: ND must draft strong laws in case of possible nuclear waste dump - Patrick Springer
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Nevada politicians correct to fight the feds over Yucca, plutonium shipments - Richard Bryan Las Vegas The writer, a Democrat, is a former Nevada governor and U.S. senator who currently serves as chairman of the Nevada Commission on Nuclear Projects
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Nevada town embraces environmental group who bought ranch - Henry Brean
  • Idaho Statesman - This employee worried ITD's radiation tools were missing. Then he got fired. Now, he's suing - Cynthia Sewell
  • Der Spiegel - Whistleblower Daniel Ellsberg: "Wartet nicht, bis die Bomben fallen"
  • AP News - Uncertainty shadows Pennsylvania's debate over nuclear power - Marc Levy
  • AP News - Iran pressures Europe to do more to save the nuclear deal - David Rising
  • Bloomberg - South Africa to Provide Eskom With Protection: Report - Paul Burkhardt
  • Reuters - Iran's Zarif accuses Israel, U.S. of seeking war - John Irish
  • CTV News - Long-delayed decision on nuclear waste bunker likely to fall to next government - Colin Perkel, The Canadian Press
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Hicks column: SCE&G customers going nuclear waiting on those $1,000 rebate checks - Brian Hicks
  • Reuters France - EDF CEO says French nuclear output unlikely to surpass 405 TWh due to shutdowns - Geert de Clercq and Bate Felix
  • Bristol Post - Nuclear centre opens in Bristol to support Hinkley Point C - Hannah Baker
  • Kyodo News - Tour brings foreigners to areas devastated by nuclear accident
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Letter: Do more to deal with nuclear waste - Ed Birnbaum, Los Alamos
  • Japan Today - Memories of Fukushima crisis rapidly fading, warn civic groups
  • Steubenville Herald-Star, OH - Closing Ohio's nuclear plants would hurt - Scott Pullins
  • Japan Times - Fukushima town works to revive herb vital to its frozen rice cake delicacy - Fukushima Minpo
  • Duluth News Tribune, MN - Local View: Ignoring protesters' pleas will cost even more - George Erickson
  • Kyodo News - Tour brings foreigners to areas devastated by nuclear accident
  • Yonhap News Agency - Trump says he just wants no testing of N.K. nukes, missiles - hague@yna.co.kr
  • Press TV - Iran unveils Fateh submarine equipped with cruise missiles
  • Press TV - Israel evicts Palestinian family from house in Jerusalem al-Quds -
  • Press TV - Israeli company to invest over $55mn in al-Quds settlement projects
    02/19/2019 Issue
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Rule: List of Approved Spent Fuel Storage Casks: Holtec International HI-STORM 100 Multipurpose Canister Cask System, Certificate of Compliance No. 1014, Amendment Nos. 11 and 12 FR Document: 2019-02593 Citation: 84 FR 4684 PDF Pages 4684-4685
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Rule: NAC International Multi-Purpose Canister Storage System, Certificate of Compliance No. 1025, Amendment Nos. 7 and 8 FR Document: 2019-02599 Citation: 84 FR 4683 PDF Pages 4683-4684
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards FR Document: 2019-02575 Citation: 84 FR 4861 PDF Pages 4861-4862
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on NuScale FR Document: 2019-02592 Citation: 84 FR 4862 PDF Pages 4862-4863
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Meetings: Advisory Committee on the Medical Uses of Isotopes FR Document: 2019-02694 Citation: 84 FR 4858 PDF Page 4858
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2019-02847 Citation: 84 FR 4862 PDF Page 4862
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Order: Mr. Randy Bethea FR Document: 2019-02667 Citation: 84 FR 4858 PDF Pages 4858-4861

    Saturday, February 16, 2019

  • Hanford Sentinel - California Focus: Will San onofre spur a yucca mountain revival? - Thomas Elias
  • KUTV 2News, UT - PODCAST - Take 2: Earthquakes, nuclear waste and transgender birth certificates
  • 38 North - A How-To Guide for Disabling and Dismantling Yongbyon - Ronald K. Chesser, Joel S. Wit and Samantha J. Pitz
  • AP News - Merkel defends Iran deal, multilateralism but Pence resists - David Rising and Geir Moulson
  • Bloomberg - Winning the Nuclear Game Against North Korea--Vipin Narang, a political science professor at MIT, thinks many moves ahead in the international chess of modern deterrence. - Tobin Harshaw
  • Aiken Standard, SC - SRS plutonium shipments to Nevada are complete, NNSA general counsel declares - Colin Demarest
  • Asahi Shimbun - VOX POPULI: '1st contact' with melted nuclear debris points to nightmare ahead
  • Bismarck Tribune - North Dakota Senate approves nuclear waste storage bill - Amy Dalrymple
  • Salt Lake City Weekly - Feeling Radioactive--Lawmakers move radioactive waste bill forward, scrap bill preventing people from changing genders on birth certificates. - Ray Howze
  • Sputnik News - NATO Chief Rules Out Moving New Nuclear Arms to Europe
  • TASS - US congresswoman introduces bill to uphold INF Treaty
  • Yakima Herald-Republic - Letter: Nuclear power is the best energy option - Walt Wegener, Toppenish
  • Asahi Shimbun - TEPCO training workers to shift spent nuclear fuel from March - Chikako Kawahara
  • Budapest Business Journal - Mapping the True Costs of Nuclear and Renewables - Zsófia Végh
  • IrishCentral - Are the UK government going to store radioactive waste in Northern Ireland? - Michael Dorgan
  • London Times - Government advisers make millions from failed nuclear projects - Alex Ralph
  • Sputnik News - JCPOA Doomed? US Could Use All Tools to Push EU Out of Iran Nuclear Deal - Prof
  • TASS - Tests of Burevestnik nuclear powered cruise missile successfully completed, says source
  • ExecutiveGov - NNSA Approves $1B Subcritical Nuclear Testing Project - Brenda Marie Rivers
  • Chicago Sun Times - EDITORIAL: Illinois could be a leader in clean energy. Let's not screw it up
  • Defense Daily - Second TVA Reactor Could Be Licensed for Tritium Production This Year, NNSA Says - Dan Leone |
  • NHK World - Austrian chancellor visits Hiroshima
  • Japan Times - Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz visits Hiroshima peace park and A-bomb museum
  • Mehr News Agency - Zarif, Mass discuss EU payment mechanism for Iran
  • Mehr News Agency - Germany rejects US call to leave Iran nuclear deal
  • Mehr News Agency - EU says to stick with JCPOA, defying US demand
  • Press TV - Warsaw conference sought to kill Palestinian cause, isolate Iran: Nasrallah
  • Press TV - Israel training mercenaries for Yemen war in UAE camps in Negev: Haaretz -
  • Press TV - Erdogan vows to carry Khashoggi case to intl. court

    Friday, February 15, 2019

  • Tri-City Herald - Letter: Plutonium's value goes unrecognized - Rob Dupuy, Pasco
  • Boston Globe - These dumpsters of old nuclear waste are costing taxpayers a fortune - Joshua Miller
  • Salt Lake Tribune - Bill that could pave the way for EnergySolutions to accept depleted uranium advances - Bethany Rodgers
  • Deseret News, UT - Utah Senate panel advances radioactive waste bill, despite Gov. Gary Herbert's 'discomfort' - Amy Joi O'Donoghue
  • Salt Lake Tribune - George Pyle: We know what we are. We're just haggling over the price. - George Pyle
  • Altamont Enterprise, NY - E-waste costs rise in Knox, Guilderland - H. Rose Schneider
  • New Energy Times - ITER Promoters Pull Wool Over Eyes of AAAS - Steven B. Krivit
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - NNSA Approves 'Critical Decision 1' For Advanced Sources and Detectors Project, A New Tool To Advance Stockpile Stewardship - LANL News
  • KIFI Idaho Falls, ID - New nuclear buckets at INL site extend storage facility's mission - Michael Collett
  • Jefferson Star, Rigby, ID - Idaho National Laboratory marks 70 years of nuclear energy innovation
  • KIFI Idaho Falls, ID - INL marks 70th anniversary
  • Tri-City Herald - $10 billion Hanford nuclear reservation contract put out for bids - Annette Cary
  • AP News - Europeans fire back at criticism from US over Iran - David Rising
  • AP News - The Latest: Germany criticizes Trump's go-it-alone approach
  • Reuters - After Auschwitz visit, Pence accuses Iran of Nazi-like anti-Semitism - Robin Emmott, Lesley Wroughton
  • CBC News - Why one advocate says nuclear energy needs to be part of the plan to solve climate change
  • pv-magazine - Chicago: The nuclear city goes 100% renewable - Christian Roselund
  • Press of Atlantic City, NJ - Editorial: Our view: Need clearer for nuclear power than for NJ plant subsidies
  • ROI-NJ - PSEG's LaRossa insists utility will close nuclear plants without subsidy - Anjalee Khemlani
  • KSL-TV - Utah Senate panel advances radioactive waste bill, despite Gov. Gary Herbert's 'discomfort' - Amy Joi O'Donoghue,
  • France 24 - Glowing results for nuclear power at France's EDF
  • IAEA - IAEA Completes Nuclear Security Advisory Mission in Lebanon
  • IAEA - IRRS Missions Strengthen Nuclear Regulatory Frameworks - Script: Jeffrey Donovan, Video: Martin Klingenboeck
  • World Nuclear News - BP forecasts nuclear growth to 3400 TWh by 2040
  • World Nuclear News - NRC seeks input on legacy uranium cleanup
  • Seattle Times - Letter: U.S. government has moral responsibility to clean nuclear-weapons sites - James P. Thomas, Seattle
  • Mining Weekly - NT moves to clarify offshore oil, gas industry's nuclear waste obligations - Esmarie Iannucci
  • Reuters - S.Korea's Hanbit No.2 nuke reactor to restart after steam generator issue - Jane Chung
  • Aiken Standard, SC - Plutonium pit production approach shaped by Defense, Energy dialogue - Colin Demarest
  • KLAS-TV - Titus: No answers from Energy officials on shipped plutonium - Nikki Bowers
  • Rep. Dina Titus (D-NV1/) - Congresswoman Titus Statement on NNSA Briefing About Secret Plutonium Shipment
  • Jamestown Post Journal, NY - Reed Pushing To Keep Funding At W. Valley Site - John Whittaker
  • Yonhap News Agency - Safety commission OKs restart of Hanbit 2 nuclear reactor
  • Citrus County Chronicle - Duke seeks OK to reduce nuclear plant's land area - Michael D. Bates
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Forget the $1,000 checks. SC ratepayers could pay SCE&G millions more in 2021. - Andrew Brown w/Andy Shain
  • Whyalla News.au - Site search triggers concerns - Louis Mayfield
  • BBC News - Trump national emergency - A major land grab by the president - Jon Sopel
  • Orlando Sentinel - Public meeting set for lawsuit alleging OUC coal-plant contamination in East Orange - Kevin Spear
  • Aiken Standard, SC - 'I want to get there and help': Trump's nominee for NNSA No. 2 remains excited - Colin Demarest
  • Los Angeles Times - PG&E should get out of the energy sales business, local governments say - Sammy Roth
  • San Francisco Chronicle - Unlocking the Toxic Secrets of Hunters Point - Jason Fagone and Cynthia Dizikes
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Letter: Sell utility - Johnnie Bellamy, San Marcello Drive, Myrtle Beach
  • Augusta Chronicle, GA - SCE&G customers to see benefits of Dominion Energy-SCANA merger beginning with February bills - Contributed, SCE&G/Dominion Energy
  • DOE - Energy Department Announces Opening of Battery Recycling Center at Argonne National Lab
  • NRC - Assessment of the Wall Film Condensation Model with Non-condensable Gas in RELAP5 and TRACE for Vertical Tube and Plate Geometries - NUREG/IA-0491
  • NRC - Office of Investigations – Annual Report FY 2018 - NUREG-1830, Volume 15
  • USGS - M 4.9 - 25km SE of Hualian, Taiwan
  • Trend News Agency - Iran can use potential of EEU to avoid sanctions, analyst says (Exclusive) - Elnur Baghishov
  • Trend News Agency - Erdogan: Turkey doing everything possible to stabilize situation in Syria - Rufiz Hafizoglu
  • NHK World - TEPCO video shows suspected fuel debris
  • Mainichi Daily News - Hibakusha: Keeping Japan's oldest A-bomb survivors' group alive
  • Mehr News Agency - Loose alliance in Warsaw conf. failed as expected: FM Zarif
  • Mehr News Agency - Warsaw final statement testifies to its failure: Iran
  • Mehr News Agency - Joint statement by presidents of Iran, Russia and Turkey at end of Sochi summit
  • Mehr News Agency - Full implementation of JCPOA, matter of EU's priority: Mogherini
  • Mehr News Agency - Turkey ready to create bilateral trade mechanism with Iran -
  • Press TV - Arab world outraged by humiliation at Warsaw Conference
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice: Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Weekly Receipts FR Document: 2019-02454 Citation: 84 FR 4463 PDF Pages 4463-4464
  • Navy Department - Notice: Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Patuxent River Complex Testing and Training FR Document: 2019-02325 Citation: 84 FR 4457 PDF Page 4457
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Rule: List of Approved Spent Fuel Storage Casks: TN Americas LLC Standardized Advanced NUHOMS System, Certificate of Compliance No. 1029, Amendment No. 4 FR Document: 2019-02492 Citation: 84 FR 4309 PDF Page 4309
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals FR Document: 2019-02458 Citation: 84 FR 4548 PDF Pages 4548-4549
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals FR Document: 2019-02459 Citation: 84 FR 4545 PDF Pages 4545-4546
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals FR Document: 2019-02460 Citation: 84 FR 4547 PDF Pages 4547-4548
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Invoice Submissions by Contractors for NRC Contracts/Invoices FR Document: 2019-02520 Citation: 84 FR 4546 PDF Pages 4546-4547

    Thursday, February 14, 2019

  • Las Vegas Tribune - We applaud Governor Steve Sisolak's outraged position on "government deception"
  • Surf City SandPaper, NJ - Legality of Holtec's Interim Spent Fuel Repository Application Called Into Question - Gina G. Scala
  • Deseret News, UT - Your up-to-the-hour look at Day 18 of the 2019 Utah Legislature
  • IPE England - Index providers respond to controversial weapons campaign - Susanna Rust
  • AlterNet - Jared Kushner whistleblower seeking federal protection after sounding the alarm on Trump's son-in-law: report
  • LA Monitor - State, lab work out deal for safety violations--Transport permits > LANL is waiting for permits to be approved to move the toxic waste - Tris DeRoma
  • Forbes blog - Salt Is A Pillar Of Our Nuclear Future - James Conca
  • DOE Newswise - NNSA Approves 'Critical Decision 1' for Advanced Sources and Detectors Project, a New Tool to Advance Stockpile Stewardship - Source Newsroom: Los Alamos National Laboratory
  • Tri-City Herald - Hanford will have a single top manager for the first time in 20 years - Annette Cary
  • AP News - Coal-fired power plant set to close, despite Trump support - Adam Beam
  • AP News - Consumer Energy Alliance: Green New Deal Could Cost Consumers $244 Billion in Appliance Replacements - SOURCE: Consumer Energy Alliance
  • AP News - Pence urges Europe to quit Iran deal, stop busting sanctions - Matthew Lee
  • AP News - North Korea exploring sanctions-proof energy technologies - Eric Talmadge
  • The Conversation - Satellites reveal a new view of Earth's water from space - Tamlin M. Pavelsky
  • The Conversation - Lise Meitner – the forgotten woman of nuclear physics who deserved a Nobel Prize - Timothy J. Jorgensen
  • AP News - Absent Iran takes center stage at Mideast talks in Poland - Matthew Lee
  • Bloomberg - House Votes to Direct Trump to Curb U.S. Role in Yemen Conflict - Daniel Flatley
  • Bloomberg - Trump's Foreign Policy Discord Drives Wedge Between Vital Allies - Alan Crawford
  • Bloomberg - Pence Says Europe Pushing U.S. Away by Backing Iran Nuclear Deal - Richard Bravo and Glen Carey
  • Reuters - U.S. utility TVA votes to close two coal power plants, in blow to Trump - Timothy Gardner
  • Reuters - Pence, at summit, lashes out at Europeans over Iran - Lesley Wroughton, Alicja Ptak
  • Forbes blog - The Real Reason They Hate Nuclear Is Because It Means We Don't Need Renewables - Michael Shellenberger
  • The Hill blog - Nuclear energy is a critical investment - Rep. Jeff Duncan (R-S.C.), Opinion
  • Star Beacon, Ashtabula, OH - Closing nuclear power plants hurts economy, environment
  • E&E Daily - ILLINOIS: Potential plant closures reignite nuclear debate - Jeffrey Tomich
  • Military Times - Is there a way to save the 'fraying' nuclear consensus in Congress? - Aaron Mehta
  • OilPrice - Is Ocasio-Cortez Right To Dismiss Nuclear Energy? - Haley Zaremba
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Nevada lawmakers frustated by lack of answers on plutonium - Gary Martin
  • Orlando Sentinel - Old Florida law says Disney can build a nuclear power plant. Legislators could change that. - Gabrielle Russon and Gray RohrerContact Reporters
  • Ynetnews - Israel believes Iran could have a nuclear bomb in two years - Yoav Zitun
  • Epoch Times - Why Are We Afraid of Nuclear Energy? - Richard Trzupek
  • GAO - Nuclear Waste::DOE Should Take Actions to Improve Oversight of Cleanup Milestones - GAO-19-207
  • World Nuclear News - EU and IAEA set priorities for cooperation
  • World Nuclear News - US nuclear industry seeks presidential support
  • E&E Daily - Government could delist EDF amid nuclear challenge
  • Bellona - Rosatom reportedly reaching new deal to complete Turkish nuclear plant - Charles Digges
  • LaSalle News Tribune, IL - Rezin ready to go to bat for nuclear power plants
  • Xinhua - Zimbabwe ratifies global nuclear treaty
  • Irish Independent - Concerns to be raised at UK nuclear waste plan for Mourne Mountains - Cormac McQuinn
  • Reuters UK - TABLE-Swiss nuclear plant outages and restarts - Vera Eckert
  • Augusta Chronicle, GA - Hasan to represent Augusta on nuclear advisory panel - Susan McCord
  • Joongang Daily - More radioactive mattresses found, this time from Sealy - Kim Eun-Jin
  • Aiken Standard, SC - Aiken-area officials commend SRS status, future at Nuclear Deterrence Summit - Colin Demarest
  • Energy Live News - New nuclear research and innovation hub to open in Derby - Jonny Bairstow
  • Las Vegas Sun - Titus: No answers from Energy officials on shipped plutonium - Associated Press
  • BBC News - Chernobyl: The end of a three-decade experiment
  • Radio New Zealand - French senate votes for revised French Polynesia autonomy statute
  • Newburyport Daily News, MA - NRC hosts hearing on Seabrook Station - Amanda Getchell
  • Rio Blanco Herald Times, NW CO - Yes, that was nuclear waste … (VIDEO)
  • Vermont Public Radio - Renew Nukes? Utilities Use Nuclear Energy To Help Meet Renewable Energy Goals - John Dillon
  • SaukValley, Sterling IL - Byron nuclear plant could close in 3 years - Georgette Braun
  • Moab Sun News, Moab, UT - Moab uranium cleanup accelerates
  • BloombergQuint - Robot Scratches Tip of Fukushima's 600-Ton Melted Fuel Conundrum Stephen Stapczynski - Copyright © BloombergQuint
  • Aiken Standard, SC - Focused 'like a laser beam': NNSA defense leader discusses pit production commitment - Colin Demarest
  • WMUR Manchester, NH - Mixed opinions on plans to extend license for Seabrook Station to 2050 - Siobhan Lopez
  • KCBX Public Radio, FM 90, San Luis Obispo, CA - Former NRC judge calls for better oversight in Diablo Canyon decommissioning - Greta Mart
  • Cape Cod Times - Report: Some Pilgrim valve parts installed backward - Christine Legere
  • Akron Beacon Journal - BWX Technologies breaks ground on $80 million Barberton expansion
  • Times and Democrat, Orangeburg SC - Deminion-SCANA merger effects to show on February bills
  • FITSNews.com, SC - Why Didn't Dominion Take Wendell Gilliard Up On His Offer?
  • DOE - Deputy Secretary Brouillette Meets With International Atomic Energy Agency
  • DOE - Department of Energy to Provide $12 Million for Research on Quantum Information Science for Particle Physics
  • GAO - Nuclear Waste: DOE Should Take Actions to Improve Oversight of Cleanup Milestones - GAO-19-207
  • NRC - NRC Seeks Public Comment on Environmental Review of Proposed Church Rock Mine Cleanup in New Mexico - 19-008
  • IAEA - IAEA Concludes Site and External Events Design (SEED) Review Mission to Egypt
  • IAEA - Bangladesh's Crop Scientists Find an Ally to Better Cope with Climate Change - Laura Gil, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - Report published on International Symposium on Communicating Nuclear and Radiological Emergencies to the Public - Sinead Harvey, IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security
  • NHK World - TEPCO video shows suspected fuel debris
  • Kyodo News - TEPCO finds some debris in Fukushima reactor could be removed
  • Asahi Shimbun - TEPCO sat by idly on reports of fires, glitches at nuclear plants - Yusuke Ogawa
  • Asahi Shimbun - Scientists warn Hokkaido about 'imminent' megaquake - Eisuke Sasaki
  • Japan Times - Editorial: Take result of referendum on Henoko seriously
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - TEPCO makes 1st contact with nuclear debris inside Fukushima plant
  • Mainichi Daily News - Hibakusha: 'I heard the crack of bones' -- A-bomb survivor defies pain to convey memories - Sayo Kato
  • Mainichi Daily News - TEPCO probe finds some debris in damaged Fukushima reactor removable
  • Bellona - Rosatom reportedly reaching new deal to complete Turkish nuclear plant - Charles Digges
  • Press TV - Israel detained over 500 Palestinians in January: Advocacy groups
  • Press TV - Humanitarian crisis deteriorating in Yemen, UN warns
  • Press TV - Israel attempts to walk back Netanyahu's 'war with Iran' gaffe
  • Press TV - US must impose sanctions on Saudi for Yemen war: Analyst
  • Press TV - EU puts Saudi Arabia on 'dirty money' blacklist
  • Press TV - Trump admin. revives secret plan to sabotage Iran's missiles: Report
  • Press TV - Netanyahu issues rallying cry to Arabs for 'war' with Iran -
  • Press TV - ICJ rules Iran's legal bid to recover
  • Press TV - ICJ rules Iran's legal bid to recover $2bn frozen in US can proceedbn frozen in US can proceed
  • LANL.gov - 1663: The Los Alamos Science and Technology Magazine - February 2019
  • DOE:EM - DOE Releases Final Request for Proposal for Hanford Tank Closure Contract

    Wednesday, February 13, 2019

  • Nevada Appeal - Abby Johnson: Secret plutonium shipment blessing and curse - Abby Johnson
  • Boston Globe - Letters: US goes nowhere in dealing with nuclear waste - Ron Latanision, Natick, former member of the US Nuclear Waste Technical Review Board; Adam Auster, Arlington
  • Washington Examiner - Lisa Murkowski sees 'Green New Deal' as opportunity to push stalled energy bill - Josh Siegel
  • ABC22, Dayton, oh - National debt hits new milestone, topping $22 trillion - Martin Crutsinger
  • Salt Lake Tribune - Utah House OKs bill that could pave way for EnergySolutions to bring in depleted uranium - Brian Maffly
  • Deseret News - Utah House approves bill that loosens state restrictions on accepting depleted uranium - Amy Joi O'Donoghue
  • National Interest - Is America's M1 Abrams Tank Hopelessly Obsolete? - Charlie Gao
  • New York Times - Congress Poised to Help Veterans Exposed to 'Burn Pits' Over Decades of War - Jennifer Steinhauer
  • Safety.BLR - OSHA beryllium enforcement ramps up March 11
  • Greenfield Recorder - Helfand to speak on nukes - Domenic Poli
  • DOE Newswise - Los Alamos Teams with Oak Ridge, EPB to Demonstrate Next-Generation Grid Security Tech - Los Alamos National Laboratory
  • Seattle Times - Federal lawsuit accuses Hanford contractor Lockheed Martin of fraudulent billing - Hal Bernton
  • AP News - The Latest: ICJ ruling favors Iran on part of assets claim
  • AP News - Iran's supreme leader says any talks with US can only 'harm' - Amir Vahdat
  • AP News - McConnell wields Green New Deal as bludgeon against Dems - Matthew Daly
  • AP News - Study: No leaking radiation from Alaska island nuclear site - Rachel D'oro
  • Bloomberg - France Mulls EDF De-Listing Amid Nuclear Challenge - Francois De Beaupuy, Geraldine Amiel, and Helene Fouquet
  • Bloomberg - The Moment Macron Gave Up on Trump - Helene Fouquet
  • Bloomberg - Two Seasoned Lawyers Join House Panel's Trump Investigation - Billy House
  • Reuters - EU brings industry together to tackle dollar dominance in energy trade - Francesco Guarascio, Dmitry Zhdannikov
  • Reuters - Spain plans to close all nuclear plants by 2035 - Isla Binnie
  • Reuters - Los Angeles abandons new natural gas plants in favor of renewables - Nichola Groom
  • Reuters - Eskom faces collapse without bailout: South Africa government - Olivia Kumwenda-Mtambo, Wendell Roelf
  • Reuters - Japan's Kyushu Electric to scrap aging nuclear reactor at Genkai - Yuka Obayashi
  • Reuters - U.S. commander says North Korea unlikely to give up all nuclear weapons - David Brunnstrom
  • Energy News - Nuclear watchdogs warn against blurring energy, military uses at Ohio fuel plant - Kathiann M. Kowalski
  • WGBH Boston, MA - The Future of Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station: Radioactive Waste and Many Questions - Sarah Mizes-Tan
  • Mainichi Daily News - TEPCO begins probe to make 1st contact with nuke debris at Fukushima plant
  • Mainichi Daily News - TEPCO finds some debris in Fukushima reactor could be removed
  • Salt Lake Tribune - Should Utah cities turn to nuclear energy? A state lawmaker thinks so, but environmentalists say it's a bad idea. - Taylor Stevens
  • NRDC.org - Nuclear Power and Pennsylvania's Competition Act - Mark Szybist
  • KXNews Bismarck - ND: Nuclear Waste Handling Bill Under Scrutiny - Jim Olson
  • The Hill blog - OpEd: Why Democrats are pushing for a new nuclear policy - Joe Cirincione
  • ABC.au - Nuclear waste site selection process triggers mental health concerns, business boycotts and division, FOI documents reveal - Gary-Jon Lysaght
  • Asahi Shimbun - Final mission: Keep anti-nuke message at site of Tsukiji market - Naomi Nishimura
  • Natural Gas Intelligence - Oil, Gas Industry Urge Supreme Court to Rule Against State Nuclear Subsidies - Charlie Passut
  • Irish Independent - Government concerned at reports nuclear waste could be stored in Mourne Mountains - Cormac McQuinn
  • Reuters UK - French nuclear power output fell 1.5 pct in January -EDF - Bate Felix
  • Asbury Park Press, NJ - Experts agree: PSE&G handout unnecessary: Tauro - Janet Tauro
  • BBC News - Wylfa Newydd: Nuclear plant talks to continue, says May
  • WREX-TV, Rockford, IL - Exelon threatens to close nuclear plants, including Byron's - Audrey Moon
  • Legal NewsLine - Nevada seeks to stop Energy Department's weapons-grade plutonium shipments - Marian Johns
  • New Hampshire Public Radio - Seabrook Nuclear Plant's Relicensing Looks Likely Despite Extra Hearing Tonight - Annie Ropeik
  • NPR - E.U. Remains At Odds With U.S. Over Exit Of Iran Nuclear Deal
  • St. Louis Public Radio - Study Of Groundwater Toxins Planned For West Lake Landfill - Eli Chen
  • UrduPoint News - Fukushima Operator Starts 1st Since 2011 Disaster Contact With Nuke Fuel Debris - Reports - Fakhir Rizvi
  • Boston Globe - With concrete degrading in critical parts of Seabrook, environmental advocates urge to delay renewal of license - David Abel
  • Evening Standard, UK - Fraudsters steal £74,000 from ex-nuclear scientist's pension - Anthony France
  • Xinhua - Israeli PM heads to Warsaw's Middle East conference
  • Reuters - U.S. seeks to increase pressure on Iran at Warsaw meeting - Lesley Wroughton, Joanna Plucinska
  • Crain's Chicago Business - Exelon threatens closure of three more Illinois nukes - Steve Daniels
  • GazetteLive UK - Greenpeace opposes Teesside nuclear power plans - Jonathon Manning
  • Bloomberg - CEOs Ask Trump to Help Them Sell Nuclear Power Plants Overseas - Jennifer A Dlouhy, Ari Natter, and Jennifer Jacobs
  • World Nuclear News - Genkai 2 to be decommissioned
  • World Nuclear News - Tepco makes contact with melted fuel in unit 2
  • World Nuclear News - NRC terminates US MOX plant authorisation
  • Ynetnews - US Senate proposal would block Saudi path to atomic weapon in nuclear deal
  • Radio New Zealand - Tahiti's autonomy reform to calm opinion over nuclear tests
  • The Australian - Call for decisions over nuclear waste and facilities
  • JURIST.org - Nuclear Regulatory Commission terminates construction authorization for mixed oxide fuel fabrication facility - Erik Slobe
  • BBC News - Wylfa Newydd: Nuclear plant talks to continue, says May
  • Aiken Standard, SC - NNSA executive: Repurposing MOX for pit production is a 'major' nuclear venture - Colin Demarest
  • New York Times - The Atomic Soldiers: They served at ground zero – and it has haunted them ever since. - Morgan Knibbe
  • Lompoc Record, CA - Our View: Winding down at Diablo
  • Grand Junction Daily Sentinel - Mesa County has higher lung cancer death rate than overall Colorado average - Joe Vaccarelli
  • Japan Today - Robot probes radioactive fuel at Fukushima plant - Behrouz Mehri
  • Las Vegas Sun - Letter: Why is Nevada fighting alone? - Daniel Prestridge, Las Vegas
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Dominion to start SC ad campaign over those $1,000 checks for SCE&G customers - Andy Shain
  • NAS - Project Information: Enhancing U.S. Nuclear Forensics and Attribution Support Capabilities
  • IAEA - Report published on International Symposium on Communicating Nuclear and Radiological Emergencies to the Public - Sinead Harvey, IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security
  • Trend News Agency - Iranian FM says anti-Iran meeting in Poland to fail
  • NHK World - TEPCO: Probe touched suspected fuel debris
  • NHK World - Kyushu Electric Power to scrap Genkai No.2 reactor
  • Kyodo News - TEPCO finds some debris in Fukushima reactor could be removed
  • Asahi Shimbun - Kyushu Electric to decommission a 2nd reactor at its Genkai plant
  • Japan Times - Kyushu Electric to scrap No. 2 reactor at Genkai nuclear plant due to cost of safety upgrades at aging site
  • Japan Times - TEPCO completes physical examination by probe of melted reactor fuel
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Genkai No. 2 N-reactor to be scrapped
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Toshiba cuts profit outlook on rising energy business costs
  • Mainichi Daily News - Hibakusha: 'Youngest' A-bomb survivor works to preserve Hiroshima memories
  • Bellona - Norway's radiation officials detect slight uptick of radioactive iodine in the air - Charles Digges
  • Belarus News (BelTA) - Putin: Belarus is the most important strategic partner and ally of Russia
  • Press TV - Netanyahu issues rallying cry to Arabs for 'war' with Iran
  • Press TV - Lebanon's Hezbollah condemns terror attack on IRGC forces -
  • Press TV - Fresh Saudi-led airstrikes kill 8 Yemeni fishermen near Hudaydah
  • Energy Department - Notice: Meetings: Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Technical Advisory Committee FR Document: 2019-02184 Citation: 84 FR 3770 PDF Pages 3770-3771
  • Energy Department - Notice: Secretary of Energy Advisory Board FR Document: 2019-02219 Citation: 84 FR 3771 PDF Page 3771
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Application for Materials License FR Document: 2019-02198 Citation: 84 FR 3834 PDF Pages 3834-3836
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Environmental Protection Regulations for Domestic Licensing and Related Regulatory Functions FR Document: 2019-02196 Citation: 84 FR 3830 PDF Pages 3830-3831
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Physical Protection of Category 1 and Category 2 Quantities of Radioactive Material FR Document: 2019-02197 Citation: 84 FR 3833 PDF Pages 3833-3834
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Pre-Application Communication and Scheduling for Accident Tolerant Fuel Submittals FR Document: 2019-02199 Citation: 84 FR 3831 PDF Pages 3831-3832
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Draft Regulatory Guides: Human-System Interface Design Review Guidelines FR Document: 2019-02182 Citation: 84 FR 3832 PDF Pages 3832-3833
  • Irish Independent - Government concerned at reports nuclear waste could be stored in Mourne Mountains
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Fukushima allows reporter entry ahead of robot examination - Shiori Goso
  • Nevada Independent - Farmers, ranchers appeal Diamond Valley ruling to create a water market - Daniel Rothberg
  • Surf City SandPaper, NJ - Future of Spent Nuclear Fuel Up in the Air - Gina G. Scala

    Tuesday, February 12, 2019

  • Serbian Monitor - Number of children with cancer growing in Serbia - Author Snezana Bjelotomic
  • B92, Belgrade - NATO turned Serbia into testing ground, says doctor--Preliminary results of a scientific medical study show an increase in the incidence of malignant diseases, especially leukemia in children 5 to 9 years old.
  • Salt Lake Tribune - Letter: Utah doesn't need a reputation as a nuclear dumping ground - Camille Erickson | The Public Forum
  • Whistleblower Protection Blog - Another try to confirm MSPB board nominees. Then, on to a 2,000 case backlog. - Tinker Ready
  • National Law Review - Consumer Financial Protection Whistleblower Prevails at DOL
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus, NM - WIPP is the crown jewel to accomplish clean-up - John Heaton
  • LA Monitor - Manhattan Project National Historical Park to host public tours April 5 - Malibu Surfside News
  • Malibu Surfside News - Ninety plaintiffs sue Edison, Boeing over 'wholly preventable' disaster - Lauren Coughlin
  • AP News - TVA report backs Trump-opposed closure of coal-fired unit
  • Reuters - North Korea may have made more nuclear bombs, but threat reduced: study - David Brunnstrom
  • Reuters - Trump urges U.S.-owned TVA to keep coal plant open - Timothy Gardner
  • Quartz - Bill Gates on why his nuclear energy hopes shifted from China to the US - Kevin Delaney
  • Yonhap News Agency - N.K. estimated to have produced up to 7 more nuclear weapons worth of fissile materials: U.S. scientist
  • WGBH Boston, MA - After 3 Decades Opposing Pilgrim Nuclear, Mary Lampert Will See It Close - Sarah Mizes-Tan
  • WRDW/WAGT, Augusta, Georgia - Plutonium pit production could be coming to SRS, some still skeptical
  • Herald Journal, South Logan, UT - Washington policymaker discusses nuclear energy at USU - Erick L Graham
  • Radio New Zealand - Tahiti president hits out at nuclear test veterans groups
  • Japan Times - Tepco to deploy robot for first contact with melted fuel from Fukushima No. 1 nuclear disaster
  • Compelo, London - Deep Isolation CEO on how to solve the world's spent nuclear fuel issue - Felix Todd
  • JD Supra - Over the Horizon: The rise and fall of nuclear new build in the United Kingdom - Rory Connor, King & Spalding
  • Taipei Times - Minister leaves leeway on nuclear policy after talks - Ted Chen
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Letter: Nevada and plutonium shipments - Kipp Altemara, Las Vegas
  • Mehr News Agency - Iran will never develop nuclear bombs: Ayat. Khatami
  • Dundalk Democrat - 'Risks of nuclear dumping don't bear thinking about' - Tia Clarke
  • Aiken Standard, SC - Federal nuclear regulators approve termination of MOX construction license - Colin Demarest
  • Deseret News - Could medical isotopes and molten salt reactor be Emery County's new coal? - Amy Joi O'Donoghue
  • E&E Daily - Supreme Court environmental cases: The watch list - Ellen M. Gilmer
  • Morning Consult - DOE Nearing Decision Checkpoint on Versatile Test Reactor - Jacqueline Toth
  • Korea Times - North Korea agrees to IAEA-led inspections: source - Kim Yoo-chul
  • Charleston City Paper - No $1,000 refunds, but SCE&G customers should see their bills go down ... by a few cents
  • FITSNews.com, SC - An IPO For Santee Cooper? Lawmakers floating another idea for debt-addled utility …
  • DOE - Deputy Secretary Brouillette Participates In German LNG Conference
  • DOE - Department of Energy Announces $66 Million for Research on Plants and Microbes
  • NAS - Project Information: Enhancing U.S. Nuclear Forensics and Attribution Support Capabilities
  • IAEA - EU and IAEA Review Progress and Agree on Priorities in Nuclear Cooperation at Annual Meeting
  • World Nuclear News - Foratom highlights role of nuclear in meeting EU's target
  • World Nuclear News - Cameco proceeding with caution as market improves
  • World Nuclear News - First Light Fusion commissions pulsed power device
  • Asahi Shimbun - New agency eyed to continue work to rebuild from 3/11 disaster - Noriyoshi Ohtsuki
  • Bellona - Russia set to decommission the world's most remote nuclear power plant - Charles Digges
  • Mehr News Agency - ICJ to deliver judgment on Iran's frozen assets case tomorrow
  • Press TV - 70 civilians killed, injured as US-led coalition warplanes pound Syrian town -
  • Press TV - Fired aide to Saudi crown prince still working unofficially after Khashoggi murder: Wall Street Journal
  • Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board - Notice: Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2019-02183 Citation: 84 FR 3423 PDF Page 3423
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Facility Operating and Combined Licenses: Applications and Amendments Involving Proposed No Significant Hazards Considerations, etc. FR Document: 2019-01215 Citation: 84 FR 3504 PDF Pages 3504-3514 (11 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2019-02112 Citation: 84 FR 3514 PDF Pages 3514-3515
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Protective Order Templates for Hearings on Conformance with the Acceptance Criteria in Combined Licenses FR Document: 2019-02029 Citation: 84 FR 3515 PDF Pages 3515-3517
  • Tennessee Valley Authority - Notice: Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2019-02137 Citation: 84 FR 3531 PDF Pages 3531-3532

    Monday, February 11, 2019

  • Hermann Herald, KY - Air Force finalizes plan to take big bite of Nevada wildlife refuge - Henry Brean
  • Reno Gazette-Journal - Second Nevada tribe wants to undo polluted mine deal - Benjamin Spillman
  • Deccan Chronicle - The problem of environmental crime - Jayanth Murali
  • Chesapeake Bay Journal. PA - Lawsuit takes aim at interstate air pollution--States and environmental groups seek to reduce emissions that harm human health, Chesapeake Bay - Timothy B. Wheeler
  • Tri-City Herald - Feds sue Hanford contractor, claiming kickbacks and lies defrauded taxpayers out of millions - Annette Cary
  • AP News - BWXT Announces $2.1 Billion in Price Agreements for Naval Nuclear Reactor Components and Fuel
  • AP News - Iranians mark anniversary of victory day in 1979 revolution - Nasser Karimi
  • AP News - Trump-Kim summit to focus on NKorea nuke complex, US rewards - Hyung-Jin Kim
  • Bloomberg - Iranians Mark 40 Years Since Revolution - TicToc
  • Bloomberg - Toshiba to Cut Operating Profit Forecast by Half, Nikkei Says - Kevin Miller
  • 9WorkersCompensation.com - US DOL Updates Regulations Implementing Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation Program Act
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - The rise and demise of the Clinch River Breeder Reactor - Henry Sokolski
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Russia may have violated the INF Treaty. Here's how the United States appears to have done the same. - Theodore A. Postol
  • Reuters - German energy grids say plans ready for 100MW hydrogen plant - Vera Eckert
  • Reuters - Struggle between big powers spells hostile future: report - Paul Carrel
  • Reuters - Militant Iran taunts U.S. on revolution's 40th birthday - Parisa Hafezi
  • NL Times - Red Cross urges Netherlands to sign UN nuclear weapons ban - Janene Pieters
  • City Journal, Manhattan Institute for Policy Research, NY - The Nuclear Option: As atomic power fades, a new band of supporters argues that it is still our best source of clean, reliable, and–yes–safe electricity. - James B. Meigs
  • Xinhua - European Commission official deplores Western investors' lack of interest in nuclear energy
  • Washington Post - Howard University, Washington, D.C.: NRC says Howard broke safety rule on possession, storage of radioactive powder - Nick Anderson
  • Washington Post - Hanford: U.S. sues Lockheed Martin over alleged kickback scheme at nuclear cleanup site - Aaron Gregg
  • World Nuclear News - Fuel loading underway at new South Korean reactor
  • World Nuclear News - Indian government takes steps to get nuclear back on track
  • World Nuclear News - Cooperation agreement for Rosatom and Russian Academy
  • Trend News Agency - Iran one of 8 countries with full circulation of nuclear fuel cycle - Elnur Baghishov
  • Scottish Daily Express - US secretly launched THREE nuclear rockets from Antarctica 'to test EMP on Russia' - Callum Hoare
  • WGBH News, Boston, MA - A Look Inside Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station Before Its Reactor Goes Quiet - Sarah Mizes-Tan
  • The National Scotland - Scotland's nuclear history suddenly disappears from public archive
  • Federal News Network - Challenges mounting for Energy's nuclear waste clean-ups
  • Brussels Times - Minister believes Belgium will still be reliant on nuclear energy by 2025
  • Vestnik Kavkaza - Atomic Nuclear Commission may hold meeting in March
  • UrduPoint News - RPT - South Africa Ready To Discuss Nuclear Energy Cooperation With Russia - Foreign Minister - Fakhir Rizvi
  • North Bay Nugget, Canada - Nuclear warheads a forgotten part of North Bay's history - Bill Steer
  • Defence Blog - Russia readies new nuclear-powered unmanned underwater vehicle for sea trials
  • bne IntelliNews - Court ruling forces Hungarian government to declassify Paks upgrade agreements - bne IntelliNews
  • University of Cape Town News - Eskom shake-up: 'Failure is not an option' - Lauren Hermanus and Catrina Godinho.
  • Zee News - Withdrawal of US forces in Syria likely to start in weeks: US general
  • Bloomberg - Finding Room for Nuclear Energy in the 'Green New Deal'
  • IAEA - Toward Closing the Gender Gap in Nuclear Science - Miklos Gaspar, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication; Margot Dubertrand, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Discover Magazine - NASA's New Nuclear Reactor Could Change Space Exploration--The Kilopower reactor is tiny, and it could power the spacecraft of the future. - John Wenz
  • Scotland Sunday Post - Documents detailing history of Scotland's nuclear industry suddenly removed from public archives - Judith Duffy
  • NJ Spotlight - Another Expert Casts Doubt on Need for NJ to Subsidize Nuclear Plants - Tom Johnson
  • Metro UK - Russia has 'huge superiority in nuclear weapons' and it could lead to World War - Rob Waugh
  • WXXV TV/DT FOX, South Mississippi - Virginia landowner's decade-long fight to mine uranium now before Supreme Court
  • FITSNews.com, SC - Dominion Address SC Ratepayers, Legislative Critics - Company's High-Wire Act Gets Trickier &Hellip;
  • PR Newswire - SCE&G Customers to See Benefits of Dominion Energy-SCANA Merger Beginning with February Bills - Dominion Energy
  • WMBF Myrtle Beach, FL - SCANA official: SCE&G customers won't receive $1,000 refund after Dominion merger - Charleston SC
  • DOE - White House Fact Sheet: President Donald J. Trump Is Accelerating America's Leadership in Artificial Intelligence
  • IAEA - Women In Science - Katy Laffan
  • IAEA - Toward Closing the Gender Gap in Nuclear Science - Miklos Gaspar, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication; Margot Dubertrand, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Mainichi Daily News - Hibakusha: After lengthy wait, 92-yr-old S. Korean man receives A-bomb survivor's certificate
  • Bellona - Russian industrial giant promises to stop polluting Norway - Charles Digges -
  • Press TV - 20 more Syrian civilians killed as US-led warplanes bombard Dayr al-Zawr
  • Aiken Standard - SRNS given millions for pit production, MOX transition work, nuclear agency says
  • Exchange Monitor - Wrap Up: NRC Spends $1.5K More from Nuclear Waste Fund
  • Nevada Independent - Opinion: With shifty plutonium shipment, radioactive waste fight gets even uglier - John L. Smith
  • MENAFN - 2020 Olympics in light of Fukushima 311
  • Seattle Times - Update old definitions about nuclear waste to speed safe cleanup - Robert Thompson and Carl Adrian
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Rule: Update to Fees for Search and Review of Agency Records by NRC Personnel FR Document: 2019-01707 Citation: 84 FR 3095 PDF Page 3095
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Proposed Rule: Petition for Rulemaking: Individual Monitoring Devices for Industrial Radiographic Personnel FR Document: 2019-01792 Citation: 84 FR 3116 PDF Pages 3116-3120
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Environmental Assessments; Availability, etc.: Tennessee Valley Authority; Watts Bar Nuclear Plant, Units 1 and 2 FR Document: 2019-01859 Citation: 84 FR 3259 PDF Pages 3259-3263

    Sunday, February 10, 2019

  • Aiken Standard, SC - Guest editorial: Nuke waste destined to remain - The Times and Democrat, Orangeburg
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Harry Reid doesn't pull punches in wide-ranging interview - Gary Martin
  • Salt Lake Tribune - editorial: More radioactivity in Utah? Been there, done that
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - 2019 Summer Physics Camp For Young Women - LANL News
  • RT - Feds sue Lockheed Martin for kickbacks & fraud in Hanford nuclear site clean-up contracts
  • Olean Times Herald - Open-air demolition delayed at West Valley Main Process Building - Rick Miller
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Letter: Santee Cooper sale - Preston Edwards, Wagon Run, Murrells Inlet
  • Cleveland Plain Dealer - Radioactive road deicer rules under review by Ohio legislature; debate over public safety continues - James F. McCarty
  • Economic Times - New reactors under IAEA safeguards: Decision will be based on source of uranium, says official
  • Chicago Daily Herald - OpEd: Nuclear power should be part of energy mix in fighting climate change - Alan Medsker, member of the American Nuclear Society and state coordinator for Environmental Progress Illinois
  • UPI - Trump skips deadline for decision on Khashoggi killing - Sommer Brokaw
  • Copenhagen Post - Take over Swedish nuclear power station and cut CO2, Denmark advised - Stephen Gadd
  • Moneyweb.za - Russia, China back nuclear as a clean-power fix for Africa - Sebastien Malo
  • Lancaster Intelligencer Journal - Is it still possible to save the Three Mile Island? - Sam Janesch
  • Western Mail - How likely each area of Wales is to be used to bury the UK's stockpile of the most lethal nuclear waste - yNathan Bevan
  • Ithaca Times - Film screening educates on Ithaca's connection to nuclear disarmament movement - Edwin Viera
  • WSJM St. Benton Harbor, MI - Longtime Face Of The Cook Plant Retires
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Letter: Climate change - Alfred M. Cohen, Vanderhorst Street, Charleston
  • York Daily Record - York County wire cloth plant produced Manhattan Project materials - Stephen H. Smith
  • Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission - CNSC completes Phase 1 vendor design review of Ultra Safe Nuclear Corporation micro modular reactor (USNC)
  • Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission - CNSC President speaks at Standing Senate Committee on Energy, the Environment and Natural Resources
  • Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission - Presentation by Ramzi Jammal: "Advanced Reactor Projects in Canada: Regulatory Status and Perspectives"
  • Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission - CNSC publishes Implementation of Recommendations from the Tritium Studies Synthesis Report
  • Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission - CNSC extends public comment period for the draft terms of reference for the CNSC Potassium Iodide (KI) Pill Working Group
  • Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission - CNSC Speaker Series welcomes John Froats
  • Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission - Provide feedback on comments for a new draft regulatory document on deep geological repository site characterization
  • NHK World - Fire extinguisher system at nuclear plant freezes
  • Mehr News Agency - US amb. to Germany: INSTEX 'disrespectful' to US anti-Iran policies
  • Mehr News Agency - Iran ready to enrich 190,000 SWU: AEOI Spox
  • Mehr News Agency - Warsaw conference already doomed to failure: FM Zarif
  • Mehr News Agency - Iran considers INSTEX as 'first step': envoy
  • Press TV - UNICEF 'deeply saddened' by Israeli killing of Palestinian teens
  • Press TV - Israeli military preparing to demolish house of Palestinian
  • Press TV - Israel, US hold small-scale joint war game -
  • Press TV - US-led airstrikes claim 3 more civilian lives in Syria's Dayr al-Zawr

    Saturday, February 09, 2019

  • Tri-City Herald - Feds sue Hanford contractor, claiming kickbacks and lies defrauded taxpayers out of millions - Annette Cary
  • Reuters - U.S. sues Lockheed, others for alleged kickbacks on nuclear site cleanup - Lisa Lambert and Mike Stone
  • Tri-City Herald - $868 million contract up for grabs at Hanford nuclear reservation - Annette Cary
  • Curbed Los Angeles - Edison now facing at least seven lawsuits over Woolsey Fire - Jenna Chandler
  • Denver Post - Denver Federal Center nuclear reactor violations lead to fine, short shutdown - Kieran Nicholson
  • Grand Forks Herald - Changes sought to ND high-level radioactive waste bill - Amy Dalrymple
  • Aiken Standard, SC - SRNS given millions for pit production, MOX transition work, nuclear agency says - Colin Demarest
  • Globe and Mail - OpEd: Can humans ever be trusted with nuclear power? Discuss - Gregory B. Jaczko and Adam Higginbotham
  • Radio New Zealand - Recognition sought for nuclear test veterans in French Polynesia
  • PML Daily, Uganda - Uganda to generate nuclear energy amidst safety, environmental concerns - David Mafabi
  • Times of Israel - The forgotten Jewish woman of nuclear physics who was denied a Nobel Prize - Timothy J. Jorgensen
  • United News of Bangladesh - 3 books on nuclear energy unveiled at Ekushey Book Fair
  • Sputnik News - Experts From Nuclear Powers Must Inspect N Korea Nuke Sites - Envoy to N Korea
  • Asahi Shimbun - EDITORIAL: TEPCO firmly at fault for balking at payouts to disaster victims
  • Lebanon Daily Star - IAEA launches assessment of Lebanon's nuclear security system
  • Yonhap News Agency - U.S. nuclear envoy to brief allies on results of Pyongyang visit -
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - Letters to the editor: Readers weigh in on Diablo Canyon, San Luis Ranch
  • Pakistan Express Tribune - OpEd: Nuclear thoughts in Pakistan - Raosen Taj Raisani
  • Charleston Post and Courier - SCE&G's new owner prepping now for rate changes down the road - John McDermott
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Letter: Where is the integrity? - Steve Gilbert, Key Court, Charleston
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Black SC lawmakers ready 'to call people out' after being left out of key decisions - Andy Shain
  • NHK World - A-bomb survivors protest scrapping of INF
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Hiroshima, Nagasaki to educate Games' visitors on N-bombs
  • Press TV - Blaming MbS for Khashoggi's murder 'a red line': Top Saudi official
  • Press TV - Iraq reiterates opposition to US sanctions against Iran: Parliament speaker
  • Press TV - US-led airstrikes claim 3 more civilian lives in Syria's Dayr al-Zawr
  • Press TV - Trump declines to report to Congress on Khashoggi's killing
  • Press TV - Russia objects to 'arbitrary' Israeli airstrikes on Syria -
  • Press TV - Europe must take more drastic measures to save Iran nuclear deal: Analyst

    Friday, February 08, 2019

  • Las Vegas Sun - Letter: Secret shipment put us at risk - Katherine Lorenzo, Las Vegas
  • KUSI San Diego - Officials search for permanent solution to store nuclear waste - Dan Plante
  • Federal News Network - podcast: Congress could do better with its own whistleblower protections - Rebecca Jones, Tom Temin
  • POGO - A Tribute to Pentagon Whistleblower Ernie Fitzgerald - Mark Thompson
  • Albuquerque Journal - Outsiders try to silence local support for Holtec - Jonathan Sena / Lea County Commissioner
  • Simi Valley Acorn, CA - SSFL impasse--State disapproves of DOE's final environmental study - Melissa Simon
  • AP News - Long lines to buy meat illustrate Iran's economic woes - Nasser Karimi
  • AP News - Democrats seek Green New Deal to address climate change - Matthew Daly
  • Reuters - Russia demands U.S. destroy missile defense systems in Romania, strike drones - Gabrielle Tétrault-Farber
  • Reuters - TABLE-Swiss nuclear plant outages and restarts - Vera Eckert
  • BBC News - The weapons making nuclear war more likely - James Acton, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace
  • Deutsche Welle - Nuclear waste in disused German mine leaves a bitter legacy
  • South China Morning Post - China could be a big winner if Donald Trump restricts US uranium imports, experts say - Cissy Zhou
  • KDWN Las Vegas - Another Push to Stop Plutonium Shipments to Nevada
  • KNPR Las Vegas - Nevada Seeks New Injunction To Block Plutonium Shipments - Associated Press
  • IAEA - IAEA Assistance in Establishing Nuclear Power Programmes Highlighted - Elisabeth Dyck, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • E&E Daily - 'Green New Deal' doc phased out nuclear – until it didn't - Hannah Northey, Jeremy Dillon and Christa Marshall,
  • Compelo, London - What is the UK Nuclear Sector Deal? £200m bid to boost energy industry - Felix Todd
  • S&P Global Platts- - Renewables, nuclear, CCS to play role in decarbonized economy: experts - Mark Watson
  • UtilityWeek.UK - Who will fill the nuclear gap? - Tom Grimwood
  • NHK World - Hole in bag likely caused radioactive leak
  • NHK World - TEPCO to survey suspected fuel debris in reactor
  • Stratford upon Avon Herald - Top physicist played vital role in country's nuclear fuel programme - Simon Woodings
  • World Nuclear News - Chernobyl confinement structure systems begin operation
  • World Nuclear News - Clean energy ecosystem proposed for USA
  • Irish Examiner - Newry nuclear dump a possibility: Renewables are the best option
  • Anadolu Agency - Russia produces 1st reactor base for Akkuyu nuke plant - Firdevs Yuksel
  • Portsmouth Herald News - NRC sets meeting on nuclear plant license extension - Angeljean Chiaramida
  • Sentinel Newspaper, Carlisle, PA - New Mexico lawmakers seek compromise on coal, clean power - Morgan Lee, Associated Press
  • Portsmouth Herald News - NRC sets meeting on nuclear plant license extension - Angeljean Chiaramida
  • Brussels Times - Google refuses to blur nuclear facilities on Google Maps
  • Radio New Zealand - Proposed revision of French Polynesia's autonomy statute approved
  • Gulf Today - FANR reviews 2018 achievements
  • New Kerala - Equipment for two new nuclear power plants arriving at Kudankulam from Russia
  • SF Bay Area IMC - Former Gov Brown's Vet (CDPH) Doctor Says Hunters Point Parcel A Safe
  • SF Weekly, CA - Gloria Berry Brings Shipyard Health Dangers to State Politics - Ida Mojadad
  • DOE - Department of Energy to Provide $30 Million for New Data Science Approaches for Chemistry and Materials Research
  • NRC - Report on Waste Burial Charges: Changes in Decommissioning Waste Disposal Costs at Low-Level Waste Burial Facilities, Final Report - NUREG-1307, Revision 17
  • NRC - Assessment of NEPTUN Reflooding Experiments 5050 and 5052 with TRACE V5.0 Patch 5 - NUREG/IA-0495
  • USGS - M 4.3 - 19km NNW of Shizuoka-shi, Japan
  • IAEA - The Future of Tech: Building Quantum Technology With Ion Beam Accelerators - Aliz Simon, IAEA Department of Nuclear Sciences and Applications; Nicole Jawerth, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - IAEA report on Radiological Accident in Chilca, Peru, Highlights Importance of Coordination - Sarah Henry, Department of Nuclear Safety and Security
  • IAEA - IAEA Assistance in Establishing Nuclear Power Programmes Highlighted - Elisabeth Dyck, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • Japan Times - Japan's Reconstruction Agency to air ad for Fukushima products on TV, online and at cinemas
  • Mainichi Daily News - Gov't to ask internet auction sites to prevent nuclear material transactions
  • Belarus News (BelTA) - Belarus questions Espoo Convention efficiency following Geneva meeting
  • Mehr News Agency - Senior MP criticizes signing JCPOA with no termination clause
  • Mehr News Agency - Iranian FM urges EU to live up to its commitments under JCPOA
  • Mehr News Agency - Europe's INSTEX shows Iran's successful diplomacy in intl. arena
  • Press TV - Ayatollah Khamenei: US 'embodiment of evil, violence'
  • Press TV - Two Palestinian teens killed by Israeli live fire during Gaza border protests
  • Press TV - US to complete Syria pullout by April: WSJ
  • Press TV - China deploys 100 ships to disputed waters amid US buildup: Report
  • Press TV - Europe must take more drastic measures to save Iran nuclear deal: Analyst
  • Press TV - Israeli lobby in complete ownership of US Congress: Analyst
  • Press TV - Khashoggi 'victim of brutal killing by Saudi officials': UN probe -
  • Press TV - Iran Navy to stage large-scale military drills in Indian Ocean
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice: Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Weekly Receipts FR Document: 2019-01638 Citation: 84 FR 2860 PDF Pages 2860-2861
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: United Nuclear Corporation Church Rock Project FR Document: 2019-01642 Citation: 84 FR 2935 PDF Pages 2935-2937
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Instrument Sensing Lines FR Document: 2019-01556 Citation: 84 FR 2934 PDF Pages 2934-2935
  • Workers Compensation Programs Office - Rule: Claims for Compensation Under the Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation Program Act FR Document: 2019-00581 Citation: 84 FR 3026 PDF Pages 3026-3060 (35 pages) Permalink

    Thursday, February 07, 2019

  • Boulder City Review, NV - Test site tour offers blast from past - Dave Nelson
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Letter: State needs power to oversee nuclear waste - June Ferrill, Santa Fe
  • Reno News & Review - Letters: Plutonium - Gary Duarte, Sparks; K. Hale, Reno
  • Utah Public Radio - House Committee Advances Proposal To Change The Way Radioactive Waste Is Disposed Of In Utah - Roger McDonough
  • World Nuclear News - Silex and Cameco agree terms for GLE acquisition
  • World Nuclear News - IMSR materials to be tested at Petten
  • World Nuclear News - GNF and Enusa extend nuclear fuel joint venture
  • KIFI Idaho Falls, ID - Legislative energy caucus leaders outline objectives
  • Aiken Standard, SC - NNSA 'on track' to get metric ton of plutonium out of S.C. by 2020, spokesperson says - Colin Demarest
  • Malibu Times - Local Attorneys File Suit Against SCE, Boeing Over Woolsey Fire--On Tuesday, attorneys representing 105 fire victims filed a lawsuit against Southern California Edison and The Boeing Company. - Emily Sawicki
  • Ventura County Star, CA - Lawsuit alleges Boeing, Edison negligently caused Woolsey Fire - Mike Harris
  • AP News - Russian official: Another nuclear pact with US in trouble - Vladimir Isachenkov
  • AP News - Lawmakers want certainty on rates if Santee Cooper is sold - Jeffrey Collins
  • Bloomberg - Batteries Help Solar Break Into Market Long Seen as Off Limits - Brian Eckhouse and Chris Martin
  • Bloomberg - Russia Says It Welcomes Trump Offer of New Nuclear Pact, Awaits Details - Stepan Kravchenko and Henry Meyer
  • Reuters - Macron says France to decide on new nuclear reactors around 2022 - Jean-Baptiste Vey
  • Reuters - French 2018 power output saw its strongest growth in a decade - Bate Felix
  • Reuters - Europe's offshore wind capacity rose 18 pct last year -industry group - Nina Chestney
  • Reuters - Russia, China back nuclear as a clean-power fix for Africa - Sebastien Malo
  • Forbes blog - Green New Deal Excludes Nuclear and Would Thus Increase Emissions -- Just Like It Did In Vermont - Michael Shellenberger
  • MIT Technology Review - We need more powerful nuclear engines to explore farther and faster into space--Nuclear power has powered rockets for decades, but reaching deep space will require a big leap. - Erin Winick
  • WPMT FOX43 is Central Pennsylvania - Nuclear energy advocates push for legislation to value industry - Chelsea Koerbler
  • BBC News - Wylfa Newydd: 'Restart' hope for Anglesey nuclear project
  • Gloucestershire Live - Cheltenham chosen for consultation over where UK's radioactive nuclear waste might be buried - Robin Jenkins
  • S&P Global Platts- - Nordic nuclear record boosts Vattenfall power output 3.4% in 2018 - Henry Edwardes Evans
  • KSNV News3LV - Another shutdown? More plutonium? Trump bipartisan? The Titus take - Jeff Gillan
  • TASS - Russian diplomat comments on French missile test
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Letter: Nevada politicians should quit worrying about plutonium shipments - Victor Moss, Las Vegas
  • Armagh I, Northern Ireland - Motion to oppose any attempt to dump nuclear waste in borough to go before council
  • IAEA - Call for Synopses for IAEA's Third Ministerial International Conference on Nuclear Security - Katherine Tajer, IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security
  • Belarus News (BelTA) - Minsk disappointed by decision of Espoo Convention meeting in Geneva
  • Prairie Advocate, Lanark, IL - Taxing bodies will lose an estimated $2.6M due to new nuke assessment--Board of Review lowered assessment from $546M to $503M - Vinde Wells
  • Times & Star - Landowners in Cumbria can suggest sites for nuclear store - John Connell
  • Columbus Dispatch, OH - Letter: Nuclear plants provide big chunk of workforce - Sandra Mahoney, Dublin
  • New York Times - Book Review: An Enthralling and Terrifying History of the Nuclear Meltdown at Chernobyl - Jennifer Szalai
  • Times and Democrat, Orangeburg SC - Editorial: Selling state utility is just one option - Henry McMaster
  • Law360 - Utility Shouldn't Get Costs For Cleanup, Fla. Justices Told
  • NBC Bay Area - State Report Finds No Radiological Health Hazards in Key Part of SF's Hunters Point Shipyard - NBC Bay Area
  • All Things Nuclear - Don't Scapegoat China for Killing the INF Treaty. Ask it to Join. - Gregory Kulacki, China project manager and senior analyst
  • NRC - NRC Names New Senior Resident Inspector at Byron Nuclear Power Plant - III-19-002
  • NRC - NRC to Hold Public Meeting to Discuss Licensing Actions for Seabrook Nuclear Power Plant - I-19-003
  • NRC - NRC Proposes to Amend Annual Fees Regulations - 19-007
  • NRC - NRC Proposes $7,250 Fine to U.S. Geological Survey for Research Reactor Violations - 19-006
  • DOE - Department of Energy Announces $35 Million for Ultra-Efficient Power Management
  • NWTRB - DOE R&D on Commercial Spent Nuclear Fuel is Focus of U.S. NWTRB Meeting in Albuquerque, NM
  • NHK World - TEPCO to survey suspected fuel debris in reactor
  • Press TV - Iran unveils underground ballistic missile plant for 1st time -
  • Press TV - Khashoggi 'victim of brutal killing by Saudi officials': UN probe
  • Energy Department - Notice: Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Portsmouth FR Document: 2019-01471 Citation: 84 FR 2499 PDF Page 2499
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Proposed Rule: Public Hearings: Revised Definition of “Waters of the United States” FR Document: 2019-01483 Citation: 84 FR 2483 PDF Pages 2483-2484
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Rule: Adjustment of Civil Penalties for Inflation for Fiscal Year 2019 FR Document: 2019-01191 Citation: 84 FR 2433 PDF Pages 2433-2436
  • Reader Supported News - California's Dangerous Diablo Nuke Hangs in Governor Newsom's Hands - Harvey Wasserman

    Wednesday, February 06, 2019

  • Reno Gazette-Journal - At Yucca, it's science and engineering vs. NIMBY politics | Duarte - Gary Duarte
  • Deseret News - Utah radioactive waste bill draws heat from critics - Amy Joi O'Donoghue
  • Westminster Window - Rocky Flats workers invited to benefits luncheon
  • Popular Mechanics - The Cost to Clean Up America's Cold War Nuclear Waste Jumps to $377 Billion--The bill for a half century of nuclear weapons production is growing fast. - Kyle Mizokami
  • Ventura County Star, CA - California says feds' cleanup plan for its portion of Santa Susana lab violates 2010 deal - Mike Harris, Ventura County Star
  • Bloomberg - Boeing Sued for Negligence in Wildfire That Devastated Malibu - Edvard Pettersson
  • Los Angeles Times - Southern California Edison and Boeing sued over devastating Woolsey fire - Jaclyn Cosgrove
  • AP News - Consumer Energy Alliance Report: Georgians Saved More Than $16 Billion over 10 Years Thanks to Lower-Priced Natural Gas
  • Bloomberg - Germany's Biggest Solar Park Will Be Built Without Subsidies - Brian Parkin
  • Reuters - TABLE-Swiss nuclear plant outages and restarts - Vera Eckert
  • Reuters - Romanian domestic power prices capped by regulator - Luiza Ilie
  • Reuters - UK Wylfa nuclear project could still be deployed in 2030s- energy secretary - Nina Chestney
  • Reuters - Russia will exit INF nuclear pact in six months: Ifax - Maria Kiselyova
  • CNN - North Korea is hiding nukes and selling weapons, alleges confidential UN report - Richard Roth
  • National Interest - Are Washington's 'Advanced' Reactors a Nuclear Waste? - Victor Gilinsky Henry Sokolski
  • Salt Lake Tribune - Utah lawmakers advance bill on radioactive waste; some fear it paves the way for depleted uranium - Brian Maffly
  • KSL-TV - Radioactive waste bill draws heat from critics - Amy Joi O'Donoghue
  • Ellwood City Ledger - First step taken for potential bailout of nuclear plants - Jared Stonesifer
  • Mainichi Daily News - Gov't to ask internet auction sites to prevent nuclear material transactions - WORT 89.9FM Madison
  • WORT 89.9FM Madison - Nuclear Power issues today - Gunter - Kamps
  • NHK World - Online nuclear fuel material sales to be regulated
  • WCAI Woods Hole, MA - After 3 Decades Opposing Pilgrim Nuclear, Mary Lampert Will See It Close - Sarah Mizes-Tan
  • Power-Technology - Looking towards Belgium's nuclear-free future - Ross Davies
  • Concord Monitor, NH - My Turn: New Hampshire must say no to nuclear war - Mindi Messmer of Rye is an environmental scientist working with the Union of Concerned Scientists and a former N.H. state representative
  • SaltWire Guardian, Nove Scotia - OPINION: Nuclear power and halting climate change - Peter Noakes, Charlottetown resident with a lifelong interest in energy issues and a former "anti-nuke" activist in Australia
  • S&P Global Platts- - Pennsylvania lawmakers look to include nuclear in alternative energy standards - Kelly Andrejasich
  • Columbus Dispatch, OH - Letter: Boosting nuclear power wrong move for Ohio - Alan Rosenfeld, Columbus
  • KUTV - More hazardous nuclear waste could soon be stored in Utah; House bill clears committee - Michael Locklear
  • RTO Insider - Nuclear 'Bailout' Memo Circulating through PA Assembly - Christen Smith
  • South China Morning Post - China will build 4 nuclear aircraft carriers in drive to catch US Navy, experts say
  • Daily Post North Wales - North Wales consulted as nuclear waste site sought by government - Liz Perkins, Kelly Williams
  • CBS San Francisco - Report Declares Hunters Point Shipyard Free Of Dangerous Radioactive Material - Kenny Choi
  • World Nuclear News - Licence resubmitted for Belgian repository
  • World Nuclear News - Urenco USA announces HALEU activities
  • New York Times - An Enthralling and Terrifying History of the Nuclear Meltdown at Chernobyl - Jennifer Szalai
  • Compelo, London - Global Nuclear Fuel extends joint venture agreement with ENUSA
  • IAEA - Call for Papers: International Conference on Climate Change and the Role of Nuclear Power - Shant Krikorian, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • Dundalk Democrat - 'Beggars belief': Potential for nuclear dumping close to Louth border - David Lynch
  • Dallas Morning News - Let's nuke government subsidies for all forms of energy - Josiah Neeley, Contributor
  • BBC News - Trumplomacy: Key challenges at Trump-Kim summit - Barbara Plett Usher
  • Rapid City Journal - Feds uphold Edgemont-area uranium license after judge deems it illegal - Seth Tupper
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - The rise and demise of the Clinch River Breeder Reactor - Henry Sokolski
  • Newry Times - 'Ireland will not be Britain's nuclear dumping ground' – Local MLA - Newry Times News
  • KEYT-TV Santa Barbara, CA - Decommissioning panel to hold public workshops about spent nuclear fuel storage - Stacy Sakai
  • Pakistan Business Recorder - Nuclear plant utilization rate falls to 37-year low in 2018 - Fawad Maqsood
  • Elko Daily Free Press - Thomas Mitchell: Nevada still has a role to play in nuclear deterrence - Thomas Mitchell
  • Akron Beacon Journal - Davis-Besse nuclear plant takes more steps toward closing
  • PR Newswire - FirstEnergy Solutions Highlights Nuclear Plants Performance During Recent Extreme Weather - FirstEnergy Solutions
  • Allentown Morning Call - Taxpayer-funded nuclear power bailout pushed in Pennsylvania - Steve Esack
  • Virginia Connection - Opinion: Letter to the Editor: Handling Spent Nuclear Fuel
  • The State, SC - Powerful SC House Speaker open to selling Santee Cooper - Avery G. Wilks
  • The Intercept - South Carolina Spent $9 Billion to Dig a Hole in the Ground and Then Fill it Back in - Akela Lacy
  • CNBC - Energy Secretary Rick Perry is the designated survivor for the State of the Union - Tucker Higgins
  • Augusta Chronicle, GA - Report kicks off talks on Santee Cooper sale - Jeffrey Collins / Associated Press
  • Curbed San Francisco - State finds no dangerous radiation in Hunters Point neighborhood - Adam Brinklow
  • KRON4 - Health officials find no radiation in Hunters Point, final progress report says - Alexa Mae Asperin
  • The State, SC - Why Santee Cooper is on the chopping block
  • ABC Columbia, SC - Lawmakers learn about interested parties in purchasing Santee Cooper
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Santee Cooper sale review by SC lawmakers could take all year - Andy Shain
  • Greenville News - Duke plans its first rate hike in 6 years. Here's why small households will pay the most. - Anna B. Mitchell
  • DOE - DOE Announces Notice of Intent to Issue a Funding Opportunity Establishing a Cybersecurity Institute for Energy Efficient Manufacturing
  • DOE - Secretary Perry State of the Union Statement
  • DOE - Secretary Perry Joins Minister Al-Kaabi and Exxonmobil For Golden Pass LNG Signing Ceremony
  • NRC - The Ultimate Response Guideline Simulation and Study for Lungmen (ABWR) Nuclear Power Plant Using RELAP5/SNAP - NUREG/IA-0493
  • NRC - Critical Heat Flux Data Used to Generate the 2006 Groeneveld Lookup Tables - NUREG/KM-0011
  • NRC - Report to Congress on the Security Inspection Program for Commercial Power Reactors and Category I Fuel Cycle Facilities: Results and Status Update – Annual Report for Calendar Year 2017 - NUREG-1885, Revision 11
  • Mehr News Agency - Iranian energy min. meets with Iraqi electricity min. - Mohammad Khodabakhsh
  • Press TV - Iran's president renews call for Middle East free of nukes, other WMDs -
  • Press TV - US to pull half of troops out of Afghanistan by April: Taliban
  • Energy Department - Notice: Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Hanford FR Document: 2019-01140 Citation: 84 FR 2193 PDF Page 2193
  • Energy Department - Notice: Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Idaho Cleanup Project FR Document: 2019-01236 Citation: 84 FR 2206 PDF Pages 2206-2207
  • Energy Department - Notice: Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Oak Ridge FR Document: 2019-01235 Citation: 84 FR 2193 PDF Pages 2193-2194
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Proposed Rule: Petition for Rulemaking: Enhancing Reactor Safety FR Document: 2019-01182 Citation: 84 FR 2069 PDF Pages 2069-2070
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Environmental Assessments; Availability, etc.: Duke Energy Carolinas, LLC Oconee Nuclear Station, Units 1, 2, and 3 FR Document: 2019-01143 Citation: 84 FR 2258 PDF Pages 2258-2264
  • Workers Compensation Programs Office - Notice: Meetings: Advisory Board on Toxic Substances and Worker Health FR Document: 2019-01165 Citation: 84 FR 2256 PDF Pages 2256-2257
  • UPI - Rights group: Israel high court complicit in displacing 6,000 Palestinians - Clyde Hughes
  • Nevada Current - Cortez Masto talks Trump, plutonium and 2020 - Robin Bravender
  • Aiken Standard, SC - As MOX fades, Sen. Lindsey Graham turns attention to SRS plutonium removal efforts - Colin Demarest

    Tuesday, February 05, 2019

  • Sydney Morning Herald - 'We were driven out': Fukushima's radioactive legacy - Simon Denyer
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - COMMENTARY: Science and engineering versus NIMBY politics - Gary J. Duarte
  • inhabitat - Vulnerable nuclear waste stockpiles are becoming a"global crisis" - Perry Miller
  • Times and Democrat, Orangeburg SC - Nuke waste destined to remain
  • National Law Review - False Claims Act Whistleblower Prevails in First Circuit Appeal
  • Amnesty International - UK: Mass surveillance challenge proceeds to Europe's highest human rights court
  • Walla Walla Union-Bulletin - Editorial: Rising costs of nuclear cleanup can't slow progress
  • Las Vegas Sun - Nevada appeals judge's decision not to block plutonium shipment - John Sadler
  • AP News - Nevada to appeal judge's decision not to block plutonium
  • KSNV News3LV - Gov. Sisolak appeals judge's refusal to block future plutonium shipments to Nevada - Phillip Moyer
  • AP News - Russia to design new intermediate range missiles in 2 years
  • AP News - OAKVILLE, Ontario: Terrestrial Energy Engages NRG for Materials Testing at Petten Experimental Reactor
  • AP News - Separating fact vs fiction in Trump's State of the Union - Hope Yen and Calvin Woodward
  • Bloomberg - OpEd: A Nuclear First Strike Should Still Be an Option for America - Tyler Cowen
  • Reuters - France carries out rare simulation of nuclear deterrent strike - John Irish and Sophie Louet -
  • Reuters video - video: Russia rebuffs U.S., plans new missiles by 2021
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Nevada files appeal of plutonium ruling - Colton Lochhead
  • KLAS-TV - Gov. Sisolak, AG Ford appeal federal judge's decision in plutonium shipment litigation - Nikki Bowers
  • Al Jazeera - UN says North Korea trying to protect nuclear, missile capability
  • Central Penn Business Journal - Nuclear aid plan draws fire - Thomas A. Barstow
  • KUTV - Nuclear power in Utah? Senators say 'yes, please' - Michael Locklear
  • HEAL Utah - PRESS RELEASE: Radioactive Waste Amendments Puts Public Health and Safety at Risk
  • WCAI Woods Hole, MA - A Look Inside Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station Before Its Reactor Goes Quiet - Sarah Mizes-Tan
  • IAEA - IAEA Director General Visits Egypt, Highlights Support for Peaceful Nuclear Energy - Aabha Dixit, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - Back to School: IAEA hosts the Third Session of the School for Drafting Regulations on Radiation Safety for African Countries - Omar Yusuf, IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation
  • IAEA - New CRP: Maintenance, Repair, and Calibration of Radiation Detection Equipment (J02014) - Charles Massey, IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security
  • IAEA - World Cancer Day 2019: Leveraging Nuclear Science in the Fight Against Cancer - Omar Yusuf, IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation
  • StateImpact Pennsylvania - Lawmakers seek support for nuclear bailout bill - Marie Cusick
  • CBS Albany, NY - US Sen. Warren: Ban US first strike nuclear weapons option - AP
  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - Legislators pitch a bill to rescue Pennsylvania's nuclear plants - Harrisburg Bureau logo
  • Laura Legere - In central Ukraine, a city's future is overshadowed by a radioactive neighbour - Oleksandr Yaroshchuk
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Letter: The Department of Energy plutonium shipment - Mary Ziegler, Las Vegas
  • NHK World - Which way next for Japan's nuclear power industry? - Yuichiro Okawa
  • World Nuclear News - Kansai reschedules restarts of three reactors
  • World Nuclear News - Concreting milestone at second Leningrad-II unit
  • World Nuclear News - Stabilisation work on second Hanford tunnel nears completion
  • Himalayan Times - Ex-envoy Maskey flays bill on nuclear use - Jagdishor Panday
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - TVA says sale of Bellefonte nuclear plant to Haney would be illegal until regulators approve deal--TVA defends decision to scrap sale of nuclear plant - Dave Flessner
  • KPBS San Diego, CA - New Leader Of Congressional Task Force On San Onofre Safety Says Nuclear Power Risks Too Great - Brooke Ruth, Maureen Cavanaugh
  • Trend News Agency - Uzbekistan picks possible sites for setting up first nuclear power plant
  • Mainichi Daily News - Fukushima Pref. dispels nuke anxiety to promote exports to HK
  • Alabama News - TVA asks judge to dismiss lawsuit over Bellefonte sale - Paul Gattis
  • News & Star - Calls to make Calder Hall first nuclear reactor in UK to be decommissioned - John Connell
  • Armagh I, Northern Ireland - South Armagh nuclear waste site proposals thwarted by Stormont impasse
  • Lancaster Intelligencer Journal - Pennsylvania legislators make their move to save Three Mile Island and another nuke plant from closing - Ad Crable
  • Middletown Press and Journal - State Rep. Mehaffie seeking co-sponsors for legislation to preserve Three Mile Island - Dan Miller
  • Irish News - Stormont suspension thwarts nuclear dump proposals - John Manley
  • Daily Post North Wales - Wylfa Newydd developer to press on with securing planning permission despite project freeze - Owen Hughes
  • GlobeNewswire - Terrestrial Energy Engages NRG for Materials Testing at Petten Experimental Reactor - Source: Terrestrial Energy Inc.
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Keep all Santee Cooper options on the table - Brad Nettles
  • East Anglian Daily Times - Suffolk Chamber's chief on why the case for Sizewell C is now stronger than ever
  • The Slate, Shippensburg University, PA - Film series shows impact, invisible threat of radiation - Jonathan Bergmueller
  • Newburyport Daily News, MA - NRC schedules Seabrook Station meeting for Feb. 13 - Amanda Getchell
  • New York Times - Q&A: Pills to Protect Against an Apocalypse--Potassium iodide offers limited protection to those exposed to a Chernobyl-type disaster. - C. Claiborne Ray
  • Minneapolis Star Tribune - Counterpoint: Don't confuse, or reject, the role of renewables - Jessica Hellmann , Ellen Anderson and Sabine Engel
  • Loveland Reporter-Herald, CO - OpEd: Dennis Carr: Gov. Polis needs to rethink 100 percent renewable plan - Dennis Carr
  • Aiken Standard, SC - 'I'm not confident at all': U.S. Sen. Lindsey Graham casts real doubt on Energy Department - Colin Demarest
  • FITSNews.com, SC - The Great SC Ratepayer Debate
  • FITSNews.com, SC - Dominion Drama Spills Over At SC State House
  • NAS - Project Information: Independent Assessment of Science and Technology for the Department of Energy's Defense Environmental Cleanup Program
  • Press TV - Iran welcomes EU positive statement on nuclear deal, censures irrelevant points
  • Press TV - Era of US domination over Iran will not return: President Rouhani -
  • Press TV - North Korea insulating nukes, missiles against strikes: UN
  • Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board - Notice: Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2019-01217 Citation: 84 FR 1714 PDF Page 1714
  • Energy Department - Notice: Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Disposition of Depleted Uranium Oxide Conversion Product Generated from DOE's Inventory of Depleted Uranium Hexafluoride; Extension of Public Comment Period FR Document: 2019-01063 Citation: 84 FR 1716 PDF Page 1716
  • Energy Department - Meetings: Basic Energy Sciences Advisory Committee FR Document: 2019-00923 Citation: 84 FR 1718 PDF Page 1718
  • Energy Department - Meetings: Biological and Environmental Research Advisory Committee FR Document: 2019-00933 Citation: 84 FR 1718 PDF Pages 1718-1719
  • Energy Department - Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Nevada FR Document: 2019-00934 Citation: 84 FR 1718 PDF Page 1718
  • Energy Department - Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, NV FR Document: 2019-01104 Citation: 84 FR 1717 PDF Page 1717
  • Energy Department - Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Oak Ridge FR Document: 2019-00939 Citation: 84 FR 1719 PDF Pages 1719-1720
  • Energy Department - Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Portsmouth FR Document: 2019-00924 Citation: 84 FR 1717 PDF Page 1717
  • Energy Department - Meetings: Fusion Energy Sciences Advisory Committee FR Document: 2019-00922 Citation: 84 FR 1716 PDF Pages 1716-1717
  • Energy Department - Meetings: State Energy Advisory Board FR Document: 2019-00921 Citation: 84 FR 1719 PDF Page 1719
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Facility Operating Licenses and Combined Licenses: Applications and Amendments Involving Proposed No Significant Hazards Considerations and Containing Sensitive Unclassified Non-Safeguards Information and Order Imposing Procedures for Access to Sensitive Unclassified Non-Safeguards Information FR Document: 2019-00807 Citation: 84 FR 1801 PDF Pages 1801-1807
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on Planning and Procedures FR Document: 2019-01028 Citation: 84 FR 1800 PDF Pages 1800-1801
  • KKOH Reno - Nevada Attorney General Files Appeal Over Plutonium Shipments
  • Salon - CIA in Venezuela: 7 rules for regime change - Jefferson Morley
  • Mainichi Daily News - Fukushima Pref. dispels nuke anxiety to promote exports to HK
  • NHK World - Which way next for Japan's nuclear power industry? - Yuichiro Okawa -
  • Nuclear Age Peace Foundation - The Sunflower--Issue #259 - February 2019 -
  • DOE:EM - EM Update | Vol. 11, Issue 5 | Feb. 5, 2019

    Monday, February 04, 2019

  • Idaho Business Review - INL small module reactor project on schedule (access required) - Sharon Fisher
  • EurekAlert - Story Tips from the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory, February 4, 2019 - DOE/Oak Ridge National Laboratory
  • World Nuclear News - US DOE confirms accident tolerant fuel funding
  • World Nuclear News - US nuclear plants operate through polar vortex
  • World Nuclear News - IAEA reports on progress at Fukushima Daiichi
  • AP News - Organization for Occupational Radiation Safety in Interventional Fluoroscopy (ORSIF) Issues Economic Study to Highlight Recent Data on the Economic Impacts of Radiation Exposures Associated with Interventional Fluoroscopy
  • AP News - New York Nuclear Plants Operate at Full Power During Polar Vortex
  • AP News - Consultant says Santee Cooper sale would pay off $8B debt
  • AP News - US Sen. Warren: Ban US first strike nuclear weapons option
  • Bloomberg - Trump Says He'll Keep Base in Iraq to 'Watch Iran'
  • Reuters - German grid firms see extra costs to meet renewable power target - Vera Eckert
  • Reuters - EDF suspends nuclear fuel renewal at Tricastin 2 after anomaly - Bate Felix
  • Reuters - Iran's top judge: EU preconditions for non-dollar trade channel 'unacceptable' - Parisa Hafezi and John Irish
  • Reuters - EDF halts Flamanville 1 nuclear reactor over pump malfunction - Bate Felix
  • Stars and Stripes - Army to dismantle historic nuclear reactor in Virginia - Michael E. Ruane
  • NBC News - Cost to taxpayers to clean up nuclear waste jumps $100 billion in a year - Laura Strickler
  • Free Lance-Star, Fredericksburg, VA - Army to dismantle nuclear reactor in Virginia - Michael E. Ruane
  • CleanTechnica - UK Turns Away From Nuclear As Poland Prepares To Embrace It - Steve Hanley
  • The Diplomat - Pakistan Conducts Second Nasr Nuclear-Capable Ballistic Missile Test in a Week - Ankit Panda
  • NJ Spotlight - Existing Nuclear and New Renewables Both Necessary for a Clean-Energy Future - Dean Murphy, Ph.D., principal of The Brattle Group
  • DrydenNow, Dryden, Ontario - Nuclear waste repository update - Mike Aiken
  • Pulse Ghana - Nuclear is a key to Ghana's sustainable development
  • Newry Ireland - Newry area under investigation for radioactive waste disposal - Columba O'Hare
  • Kuwait News Agency - Egypt keen to adopt highest int'l nuclear standards - Al-Sisi
  • TASS - Bulgaria to begin selecting investor for Belene nuclear power plant before end of February
  • Naval Technology - US Navy awards $15.2bn to build two nuclear-powered aircraft carriers
  • Nigeria Sun - How nuclear solution'll boost Nigeria's industralisation - Adewale Sanyaolu
  • Japan Today - A-bomb survivors worried about U.S. plan to withdraw from arms pact
  • ThinkProgress - Taxpayers should not fund Bill Gates' nuclear albatross - Joe Romm
  • Belarus News (BelTA) - IAEA notes Belarus' comprehensive set of international agreements on nuclear emergencies
  • Arka News Agency - Rosatom delivers second turbo-generator for Armenian nuclear power plant
  • Cape Cod Times - Letter: We can harvest energy from nuclear waste - Bob Magor, Orleans
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Letter: Duped again - Manny Gonzales, Royal Trace Lane, Mount Pleasant
  • Anderson Independent Mail - South Carolina gets 4 legitimate offers to buy Santee Cooper. 3 would pay off VC Summer debt - Avery G. Wilks, The State
  • NHK World - Restart of 3 aging reactors to be postponed
  • Augusta Chronicle, GA - Proposed deal would delay Plant Vogtle report - Associated Press
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Letter: Energy Secretary Rick Perry is Nevada's Public Enemy No. 1 - Reid Grosky, Las Vegas
  • Tri-City Herald - Top Hanford nuclear reservation manager steps down - Annette Cary
  • DOE - DOE, FERC Announce Technical Conference on Energy Infrastructure Security Practices
  • IAEA - World Cancer Day 2019: Leveraging Nuclear Science in the Fight Against Cancer - Omar Yusuf, IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation
  • Japan Times - Japan reluctantly endorses 'undesirable' U.S. exit from INF nuclear arms pact with Russia
  • Japan Times - Are the neocons back in Washington? - Kuni Miyake
  • Japan Times - Check your compass: Magnetic north pole is on the move, heading from Canada to Siberia - "
  • Mainichi Daily News - US-Russia suspension of nuke treaty worries Japan
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Environmental Assessments; Availability, etc.: U.S. Department of the Army; Jefferson Proving Ground FR Document: 2019-00878 Citation: 84 FR 1522 PDF Pages 1522-1524
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Meetings: Advisory Committee on the Medical Uses of Isotopes FR Document: 2019-00908 Citation: 84 FR 1521 PDF Page 1521
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2019-01043 Citation: 84 FR 1521 PDF Pages 1521-1522

    Sunday, February 03, 2019

  • Las Vegas Sun - Lawmakers have their plates full as they head into their 2019 session
  • Duluth News Tribune, MN - Local View: Don't rule out nuclear power - David Gerhart
  • ABC.au - Labor's plan to pay rewards to whistleblowers dismissed by Government which says it's already doing enough - Eliza Laschon
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - LANL's new director discusses changing culture - Rebecca Moss
  • Reuters - German grid stabilization costs Tennet 1 billion euros: paper - Arno Schuetze
  • Reuters - Czech industry minister: nuclear reactor tender not realistic in 2019 - Robert Muller
  • National Interest - America's Other Big Plan for Nuclear Weapons (And It Has Nothing to Do with War or Russia) - Steve Weintz
  • OilPrice - Turkey's Big Nuclear Energy Ambitions - Viktor Katona
  • Fox5 KVVU, Las Vegas - How plutonium could impact state
  • Fox5 KVVU, Las Vegas - Expert speaks on the plutonium secretly shipped to Nevada - Tiana Bohner
  • Bismarck Tribune - Concerned citizens track bill on high-level radioactive waste - Amy Dalrymple
  • Reuters - Czech industry minister: nuclear reactor tender not realistic in 2019 - Robert Muller
  • Chandigarh Tribune - 'Safety a challenge in nuclear reactors'
  • Mainichi Daily News - Pope Francis mulls delivering criticism of nuke production from Japan
  • Washington Post - Near site of Fukushima nuclear disaster, a shattered town and scattered lives - Simon Denyer
  • Columbus Dispatch, OH - Column: Should legislators help save Ohio nuclear plants? YES: Communities depend on the good jobs and clean fuel - Judd Gregg is a member of the Advocacy Council of Nuclear Matters. He is a former governor and senator for the state of New Hampshire
  • Columbus Dispatch, OH - Column: Should legislators help save Ohio nuclear plants? NO: FirstEnergy bailout would be crony capitalism at its worst - Ken Blackwell, former Ohio secretary of state, state treasurer and mayor of Cincinnati, serves on the boards of directors of the National Taxpayers Union and the Club For Growth
  • India Today - video: The Long Story: Aftermath of nuclear tests
  • AP News - Proposed deal would delay report on Georgia nuclear plant
  • MEED - Power projects worth $54.4bn completed in the GCC
  • Iranian Financial Tribune - IAEA Slams US, Israel Meddling on Iran
  • The Guardian - Fate of UK's nuclear power stations in doubt over ageing infrastructure - Adam Vaughan, Energy correspondent
  • San Francisco Chronicle - US Sen. Warren: Ban US first strike nuclear weapons option
  • USGS - M 4.8 - 32km E of Iwaki, Japan
  • USGS - M 4.9 - 36km SE of Hasaki, Japan
  • Trend News Agency - Trump wants to keep US military presence in Iraq to monitor Iran
  • Trend News Agency - Salehi: Iran ready to build light-water reactors for its neighbours - Elnur Baghishov
  • NHK World - Utility may introduce AI for safety of reactors
  • Bellona - Hungary seeks to postpone loan payback to Russia for Nuclear power plant: What will the final cost be? - Charles Digges
  • Mehr News Agency - Iran has capability of designing centrifuges instead of reverse engineering
  • Press TV - Israel begins construction of new barrier along Gaza border
  • Press TV - Countries rap Israel for expelling group protecting al-Khalil -
  • Press TV - European colonization's mass genocide in Americas triggered climate change: Study
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Environmental Assessments; Availability, etc.: U.S. Department of the Army; Jefferson Proving Ground FR Document: 2019-00878 Citation: 84 FR 1522 PDF Pages 1522-1524
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Meetings: Advisory Committee on the Medical Uses of Isotopes FR Document: 2019-00908 Citation: 84 FR 1521 PDF Page 1521
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2019-01043 Citation: 84 FR 1521 PDF Pages 1521-1522
  • Xinhua - Israel approves new settlement for Amona evacuees
  • Portsmouth Daily Times - Congressional accountability office criticizes clean-ups at sites like Piketon A-plant - Tom Corrigan

    Saturday, February 02, 2019

  • BBC News - INF nuclear treaty: Russia follows US in suspending pact
  • California Focus - WILL SAN ONOFRE SPUR A YUCCA MOUNTAIN REVIVAL?
  • San Gabriel Valley Tribune - Nuclear waste burial fund grows to $43 billion, but DOE has not buried an ounce of spent fuel - Teri Sforza
  • Elko Daily Free Press - Letter: Science and engineering versus NIMBY politics - Gary J. Duarte, Director, U.S. Nuclear Energy Foundation
  • Orange County Register - Nuclear waste burial fund grows to $43 billion, but DOE has not buried an ounce of spent fuel - Teri Sforza
  • Uganda Independent - Storage of nuclear waste a 'global crisis': report
  • CBS News 8, San Diego, CA - Congress to hold hearing on allegations of dangerous human research at San Diego VA - Jill Castellano & Brad Racino
  • NBC Bay Area - PG&E Submitted More False Inspection Reports Than Initially Reported - Jaxon Van Derbeken
  • Fin24 - Eskom: Breaking up is hard to do, but it may be necessary - experts
  • Fin24 - I have done nothing wrong - deputy finance minister insists amid whistle-blower storm - Khulekani Magubane and Sibongile Khumalo, Fin24
  • Los Angeles Daily News - State officials criticize federal agency's cleanup plan for toxic Santa Susana Field Lab - Olga Grigoryants
  • AP News - China calls on Washington, Moscow to preserve nuclear treaty
  • AP News - Nevada senators want classified briefing on secret plutonium
  • Reuters - Putin says Russia suspends INF nuclear deal with U.S. - Vladimir Soldatkin
  • Reuters - Nevada loses bid for court order to stop plutonium shipments - Jim Christie
  • Reuters - U.S. Energy Department warns staff to avoid foreign recruitment programs - Timothy Gardner
  • Reuters - France calls on Russia to use six-month period to comply with nuclear treaty - Bate Felix
  • Reuters - NATO has no intention to move new land-based nuclear arms in Europe: Stoltenberg - Gwladys Fouche
  • Grist Magazine - Cory Booker – and his full-throated support of nuclear energy – enters the presidential race - Nathanael Johnson
  • Toledo Blade - New House speaker says saving nuclear plants benefits state - Jim Provance
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Nevada leaders want answers from DOE in wake of plutonium shipment - Gary Martin
  • Aiken Standard, SC - Nevada lawmakers meet with NNSA chief, discuss SRS-sourced plutonium shipments - Colin Demarest
  • Japan Times - Radioactive cesium above legal limit detected in fish caught off Fukushima
  • Press of Atlantic City, NJ - Ratepayer counsel says PSEG doesn't need subsidies to keep nuke plants open - Michelle Brunetti
  • Washington Post - Letter: I lived through Three Mile Island. New nuclear plants are a bad idea - Gene Eisman, Bethesda
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Hitachi expects 50% drop in net profit due to UK nuclear woes--Company reduces total hit with sales of stakes in other investments - Takehiko Hama
  • Charlotte Observer - SC gets 4 legitimate offers to buy Santee Cooper. 3 would pay off VC Summer debt - Avery G. Wilks
  • National Defense Magazine - Navy Chief Vows to Fix Gerald Ford Nuclear Aircraft Carrier Woes - Connie Lee
  • Hilton Head Island Packet - SC gets 4 legitimate offers to buy Santee Cooper. 3 would pay off VC Summer debt - Avery G. Wilks
  • SF Bay Area IMC - Follow The Money: SF Hunters Point Shipyard Contamination & Safety Whistleblowers - Labor Video Project
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Santee Cooper fetches 10 bidders as lawmakers weigh selling state-run utility - Andrew Brown
  • Tri-City Herald - Hanford cleanup costs triple. and that's the 'best case scenario' in a new report - Annette Cary
  • Public Citizen - House Judiciary Committee Considers the For The People Act, Taking Us One Step Closer to Restoring Democracy - Statement of Craig Holman, Government Affairs Lobbyist, Public Citizen's Congress Watch Division
  • Trend News Agency - Iran finds new arrangements for bank transfers
  • NHK World - A-bomb survivor, ICAN react
  • Kyodo News - Pope Francis mulls delivering criticism of nuke production from Japan
  • Japan Times - Pope Francis considers delivering criticism of nuke production during Japan visit
  • Mehr News Agency - Iran ready to build light-water reactors for its neighbors: Salehi
  • Press TV - Iran unveils long-range Hoveyzeh cruise missile -
  • Sen. Catherine Cortez Masto (D NV/) - Cortez Masto, Rosen Demand Answers on Shipment of Plutonium to Nevada
  • Nevada Independent - Indy DC Download: Nevada congressional Democrats send letters to DOE's Perry, NNSA chief seeking details of plutonium shipment - Humberto Sanchez
  • Pierce County Tribune, Rugby, ND - EDITORIAL: Legislature's effort on nuclear waste disposal an insult to Pierce County - Pierce County Tribune

    Friday, February 01, 2019

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - EDITORIAL: A proxy fight over the Yucca Mountain repository
  • Reno Gazette-Journal - Here's why the DOE's secret plutonium shipment is making Yucca Mountain foes nervous - James DeHaven
  • KLAS-TV - DOE says Nevada officials' claims they didn't know about plutonium shipment is "inaccurate" - Patrick Walker
  • FOX News - Nevada officials knew of plutonium shipment plans, Energy Department says - Benjamin Brown
  • Press-Enterprise, Riverside CA - OpEd: Will San Onofre spur a Yucca Mountain revival? - Thomas D. Elias
  • Compelo, London - Nuclear waste storage: Disposal challenges faced by seven major producers - Felix Todd
  • Utah Policy - Proposal would allow permanent storage of depleted uranium in Utah - Bob Bernick
  • BBC News - Japan investigates alleged uranium online auction
  • UPI - Radioactive uranium traded online in Japan, police say - Elizabeth Shim
  • CNN - Myanmar whistleblower who said Reuters reporters were framed freed from prison - Helen Regan, CNN
  • Myanmar Times - Whistle-blower officer released from prison
  • NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth - 'Whistleblower' in White House Security Clearance Office Suspended
  • Lexology - Whistleblower protection in the EU: Political will to finalise new rules before the May elections - Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP
  • POGO - Baker's Dozen: 13 Policy Areas that Require Congressional Action - Liz Hempowicz & Sean Moulton & Rebecca Jones & Peter Tyler
  • News24 - Agrizzi: Does the truth lurk behind the bombshells and racism?
  • London Times - Jacob Zuma given bags stuffed with cash every month for years, inquiry told - Jane Flanagan, Cape Town
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - LANL: RFP Issued For New Supercomputer 'Crossroads' - LANL News
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - LANL Director Thom Mason Reflects On First 90 Days - Carol A. Clark
  • DOE:NE - DOE Awards $111 Million to U.S. Vendors to Develop Accident Tolerant Nuclear Fuels
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - DOE's GAIN initiative receives Trailblazer award from U.S. Nuclear Industry Council - Idaho National Laboratory
  • Seattle Times - Cleanup estimate for Hanford nuclear site increases by $82B - Associated Press
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - "Incidental" nuclear waste: reconceiving a problem won't make it go away - Allison Macfarlane
  • AP News - PG&E must deal with problem that bankruptcy won't end: fires - Brian Melley
  • AP News - US nuclear administration to review Nevada assault complaint - Michelle L. Price
  • AP News - Skeptic on radiation limits will head EPA radiation panel - Ellen Knickmeyer
  • AP News - Russia angered, Europe worried after US announces INF exit - Jim Heintz
  • AP News - Trump blames Russia as US pulls out of nuclear arms treaty - Deb Riechmann, Robert Burns and Matthew Lee
  • AP News - Judge refuses to unseal criminal charges against Assange - Matthew Barakat
  • Bloomberg - Trump Says the U.S. Is Withdrawing From Nuclear Treaty With Russia - Nick Wadhams and Margaret Talev
  • Bloomberg - Trump Sets World on Uncertain Nuclear Path - Anthony Halpin
  • Bloomberg - Hungary Blames EU, NATO Allies for Failing to Deliver on Energy - Zoltan Simon
  • Bloomberg - How Deep Does the Rabbit Hole of South Africa Corruption Go? - Antony Sguazzin
  • Bloomberg - U.S. Says North Korea Promised to Destroy Enrichment Facilities - Nick Wadhams
  • Reuters - Germany: World will be less secure without INF weapons treaty - Michelle Martin
  • Reuters video - U.S. announces withdrawal from nuclear pact with Russia
  • Reuters - NATO allies "fully support" U.S. action on INF treaty - Gabriela Baczynska
  • Reuters - U.S. envoy raises prospect of compromise in North Korea talks - David Brunnstrom, Steve Holland
  • Reuters - Huntington Ingalls wins $15 billion deal for two aircraft carriers - Eric Beech
  • The State, SC - McMaster, Virginia energy giant to break bread at SC Governor's Mansion
  • Charleston Post and Courier - The government secretly shipped plutonium out of South Carolina. But tons remain. - Thad Moore
  • DOE - Department of Energy Announces $28 Million for Offshore Wind Energy
  • DOE - Energy Department Statement on Plutonium Shipments to Nevada
  • GAO - National Nuclear Security Administration: Additional Actions Needed to Collect Common Financial Data, GAO-19-101
  • NRC - NUREG-1650, Revision 6, Supplement 1
  • NRC - NUREG/CR-7244: Response of Nuclear Power Plant Instrumentation Cables Exposed to Fire Conditions
  • NRC - NUREG/IA-0489: RELAP5 Model of a CANDU-6 (Embalse) Nuclear Power Plant: Application to a Turbine Trip Event
  • IAEA - IAEA Nuclear Applications Laboratories to Hold Open Day for Potential Partners - Adriana Lukovac Djokovic, IAEA Department of Nuclear Science and Applications
  • IAEA - Director General's Remarks at World Cancer Day Event
  • IAEA - IAEA Marks World Cancer Day on 1 February 2019 – Event to be Livestreamed
  • World Nuclear News - Taiwan government maintains nuclear phase-out
  • World Nuclear News - Construction progress at Bangladesh plant
  • Trend News Agency - Registration of INSTEX indicates EU's commitment to JCPOA: UK FM
  • Trend News Agency - Minister talks of Iran's achievements despite war, US sanctions
  • Kyodo News - Nagasaki's educators changing perspective on A-bomb teachings
  • Mainichi Daily News - IAEA urges Japan to take ample time in Fukushima cleanup
  • Mainichi Daily News - A-bomb survivors worried about US plan to withdraw from arms pact
  • Belarus News (BelTA) - National action plan based on BelNPP stress tests forwarded to government
  • Belarus News (BelTA) - Belarus' ambassador: BelNPP is an overly politicized issue in Lithuania
  • Yonhap News Agency - U.S. envoy calls for full declaration of N. Korea's nuclear weapons program
  • Mehr News Agency - EU to make every effort to ensure Iran's economic benefits
  • Mehr News Agency - SPV launch first step for EU to fulfill its commitments under nuclear deal
  • Press TV - INSTEX shows EU's resolve to uphold Iran nuclear deal: China
  • Press TV - World must hold US accountable for using sanctions
  • Press TV - Israeli forces shoot, injure 19 Palestinian protesters in West Bank - Carson Dermatology
  • Energy Department - Notice: Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Idaho Cleanup Project FR Document: 2019-00764 Citation: 84 FR 1112 PDF Pages 1112-1113
  • Energy Department - Notice: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Northern New Mexico FR Document: 2019-00763 Citation: 84 FR 1116 PDF Page 1116
  • Energy Department - Notice: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Oak Ridge FR Document: 2019-00766 Citation: 84 FR 1110 PDF Pages 1110-1111
  • Energy Department - Notice: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Paducah FR Document: 2019-00767 Citation: 84 FR 1113 PDF Page 1113
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice:: Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Weekly Receipts FR Document: 2019-00664 Citation: 84 FR 1119 PDF Page 1119
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Charter Renewals: Licensing Support System Advisory Review Panel FR Document: 2019-00599 Citation: 84 FR 1243 PDF Pages 1243-1244
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: License Amendment Applications: Exelon Generation Co., LLC, Byron Station, Unit No. 2 FR Document: 2019-00734 Citation: 84 FR 1240 PDF Pages 1240-1243
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: License Renewals: Entergy Operations, Inc., Waterford Steam Electric Station, Unit 3 FR Document: 2019-00585 Citation: 84 FR 1249 PDF Pages 1249-1250
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Orders: Southern Nuclear Operating Company, Inc., Joseph M. Farley Nuclear Plant FR Document: 2019-00688 Citation: 84 FR 1244 PDF Pages 1244-1249
  • Workers Compensation Programs Office - Notice: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals FR Document: 2019-00614 Citation: 84 FR 1232 PDF Pages 1232-1233
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - EDITORIAL: A proxy fight over the Yucca Mountain repository
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - "Incidental" nuclear waste: reconceiving a problem won't make it go away - Allison Macfarlane

    Thursday, January 31, 2019

  • Forbes blog - Can We Drill A Hole Deep Enough For Our Nuclear Waste? - James Conca
  • Japan Times - Tokyo police questioning suspected bidder and sellers in online uranium auction
  • KNAU Arizona Public Radio - Downwinders Compensation Bill Again Introduced in Congress - Ryan Heinsius
  • Sowetan LIVE - Agrizzi has removed any doubt as to value of the whistleblower - Nompumelelo Runji
  • Sputnik News - US Court Refuses to Force Govt to Unseal WikiLeaks Founder's Case - Filing
  • SF Examiner, CA - Breed, Walton call for independent review of retesting efforts at Hunters Point Shipyard - Laura Waxmann
  • Albuquerque Journal - WIPP: Construction coming as operations resume - Adrian C. Hedden
  • Livermore Independent - Science on Saturday Begins on February 2
  • Law360 - Disbarred Atty's Firm Gets $7M In Dow Nuclear Waste Case - Andrew Strickler
  • Reuters - Special Report: The toxic legacy of a California Naval base - Robin Respaut, Reade Levinson
  • Reuters - France's EDF working with regulator over troubled Flamanville project - Sudip Kar-Gupta
  • Reuters - U.S. to stop complying with nuclear pact with Russia after talks flop - Michael Martina, Andrew Osborn
  • Reuters - U.S. to stop complying with nuclear pact with Russia after talks flop - Michael Martina, Andrew Osborn
  • Reuters - Shuttered at home, cement plants bloom along China's new Silk Road - Brenda Goh, Mariya Gordeyeva
  • Defense Daily - NNSA Stealth Shipped Half Ton Plutonium to Nevada Last Year - Dan Leone
  • Boston Globe - These dumpsters of old nuclear waste are costing taxpayers a fortune - Joshua Miller
  • Newcastle Herald - Renewable power costs less than nuclear - Pat Conroy, MP
  • New Energy Times - World Nuclear News Gets Fooled Again by False ITER Power Claim - Steven B. Krivit
  • World Nuclear News - Karachi 2 reactor internals in place
  • Las Vegas Sun - Officials identify man shot, killed after breaching Nevada nuclear site - Ricardo Torres-Cortez
  • United News of Bangladesh - Deal signed to buy fuel for Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant
  • Derby Telegraph UK - Rolls-Royce set to install electric fences at Derby nuclear site - Robin Johnson
  • New Civil Engineer UK - Government works up revised Wylfa nuclear funding plan - 31 January, 2019 By Rob Horgan
  • The State, SC - State utility firm spends thousands on expenses-paid trips - Associated Press
  • IAEA - Construction Progresses on Bangladesh's First Nuclear Power Plant - Laura Gil, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - IAEA Issues Final Report on Fourth Review of Fukushima Decommissioning
  • World Nuclear News - Choose nuclear, Korsnick tells US energy forum
  • World Nuclear News - EDF awaits ruling on Flamanville EPR welds
  • World Nuclear News - Offtake agreement for Tiris uranium - north-west Africa
  • CNIC - Nuke Info Tokyo No. 188 (January/February 2019)
  • CNIC - News Watch
  • CNIC - Group Intro: From Minamata disease to opposing nuclear power plants - Nagano Takafumi, Representative of Minamata Citizens Group for Considering Nuclear Evacuation Plans
  • CNIC - Report: Korea/Japan Plutonium Symposium Nuclear Fuel Cycle Policies in Japan and Korea ~Impacts and Alternatives~ - Caitlin Stronell and Matsukubo Hajime, CNIC
  • CNIC - Mitsubishi Heavy Industries withdraws from the NPP project in Sinop, Turkey ~NPP makers need to switch to realistic track in the age of decommissioning~ - Matsukubo Hajime, CNIC
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Alarm goes off at JAEA nuclear fuel facility
  • NHK World - Nuclear facility operator reports radioactive leak
  • NHK World - Okinawa calls for suspension of landfill work
  • NHK World - Expert: Uranium sources must be identified
  • NHK World - Online illegal auction of possible uranium halted
  • NHK World - Alarm goes off at nuclear fuel facility
  • Mehr News Agency - Mogherini says SPV to be announced in coming hours
  • Mehr News Agency - SPV launch first step for EU to fulfill its commitments under nuclear deal
  • Mehr News Agency - If EU fails to fulfill obligations, we will reconsider stance on JCPOA
  • Mehr News Agency - IAEA's Amano says Iran is living up to nuclear deal
  • Mehr News Agency - Salehi says Iran to build several yellowcake factories in Yazd
  • Mehr News Agency - Bulgaria voices support for JCPOA
  • Mehr News Agency - Germany, France, UK set up, ready to launch EU channel for transactions with Iran -
  • Press TV - European states set up direct payment channel with Iran: German media
  • Kansas City Star - Radioactive waste at former Lenexa laboratory costs former owner $544,000 in court - Tony Rizzo
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus, NM - Opponents fight back against WIPP permit change on waste volume tracking, appeal filed - Adrian C Hedden

    Wednesday, January 30, 2019

  • Columbus Free Press - Don't be fooled - don't buy bottled radioactive waste! - Terry Lodge
  • GAO - Department of Energy: Program-Wide Strategy and Better Reporting Needed to Address Growing Environmental Cleanup Liability - GAO-19-28
  • Nuclear Energy Insider - GE Hitachi targets new decommissioning markets after REI Nuclear buyout
  • Nevada Independent - Federal government discloses it already shipped plutonium to Nevada, without state's knowledge or consent - Michelle Rindels, Humberto Sanchez
  • Reno Gazette-Journal - DOE secretly shipped plutonium from South Carolina to Nevada - James DeHaven
  • Phys.org - Storage of nuclear waste a 'global crisis': report
  • ORF India - Energy News Monitor | Volume XV; Issue 33
  • Le Monde - Greenpeace alerte sur la « crise mondiale » des déchets nucléaires - Pierre Le Hir
  • LA Monitor - LANL coalition meets to talk about credibility, joint powers agreement - Tris DeRoma
  • LA Monitor - Lab hiring creates housing boom - Tris DeRoma
  • LA Monitor - Gov. joins alliance against climate change - Associated Press
  • St. Joseph News-Press, MO - Legislative Notebook: INL, Medicaid funding and employee pay - Nathan Brown
  • Tri-City Herald - Revisiting low-level radiation - Gerald Woodcock
  • AP News - The Latest: Nevada senators blast DOE over plutonium
  • AP News - DOE secretly shipped plutonium from South Carolina to Nevada - Scott Sonner
  • AP News - Kansas City, KS: Lab owner told to pay $544,000 for environmental violation
  • AP News - NATO chief urges Russia to comply with missile pact
  • AP News - Trump disputes intel chiefs on North Korea, Iran
  • AP News - Iran worried over delay in Chinese nuclear reactor redesign
  • AP News - Radiation leaks at Japan plutonium lab; no workers exposed
  • AP News - DOE secretly shipped plutonium from South Carolina to Nevada - Scott Sonner
  • Bloomberg - Trump Blasts U.S. Spy Agencies as Passive, 'Weak' on Iran Threat - Terrence Dopp and Chris Strohm
  • Reuters - U.N. nuclear watchdog warns against pressuring it on inspections - Francois Murphy
  • Reuters - Iran implementing its commitments under nuclear deal, IAEA says - Francois Murphy
  • Reuters - Iran ships 30 tons of yellow cake to facility in Isfahan - Babak Dehghanpisheh, Francois Murphy
  • Reuters - TABLE-Swiss nuclear plant outages and restarts - Vera Eckert
  • Reuters - Iran facing the toughest economic situation in 40 years: president - Babak Dehghanpisheh
  • France 24 - Storage of nuclear waste a 'global crisis': report - Paris (AFP)
  • Japan Times - Alarm triggered at onetime nuclear fuel facility in Ibaraki after radioactive substances leaked
  • Los Angeles Times - Russia secretly offered North Korea a nuclear power plant, officials say - John Hudson and Ellen Nakashima
  • World Nuclear News - Viewpoint: Studying the cost of decarbonisation
  • World Nuclear News - NRG irradiates steel alloy for use in ITER
  • Total Croatia News - Is Petrinja in Danger from Proposed Nuclear Waste Site? - HINA
  • New Civil Engineer UK - End bespoke nuclear design, says Sizewell boss - Connor Ibbetson
  • Korea Herald - Kepco chief positive about Saudi Arabia's nuclear bid - Shin Ji-hye
  • Jerusalem Post - Nearly all of Iran's advanced nuke centrifuges failing, top expert reveals - Yonah Jeremy Bob
  • Atlanta Journal Constitution - Georgia regulators consider delay in report on Vogtle nuclear progress - Matt Kempner
  • SF Bay Area IMC - How Will PG&E's Bankruptcy Affect Diablo Canyon Nuke/s Shutdown? - Michael Steinberg
  • Trend News Agency - Uzbekistan to build first nuclear power plant in Central Asia
  • Camden Haven Courier, Australia - Traditional owners left out of dump vote - Kathryn Bermingham
  • Sydney Morning Herald - How nuclear bomb tests in the 60s help show how old a fish is - Finbar O'Mallon
  • NHK World - Alarm goes off at nuclear fuel facility
  • NHK World - Online illegal auction of possible uranium halted
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Santee Cooper board took expenses-paid lake trips with steak dinners – for decades - Thad Moore tmoore
  • S&P Global Platts- - Santee Cooper has no plans to retire Winyah coal plant despite customer objections - Bob Matyi
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Letter: Santee Cooper sale - Russell Dowdy, Legacy Lane, Meggett
  • NRC - II-19-001: NRC Issues Confirmatory Order to Farley Nuclear Power Plant to Address Issues Related to the Handling of Safeguards Information
  • USGS - M 5.3 - 90km ESE of Hualian, Taiwan
  • USGS - M 4.9 - 26km SSW of Hengchun, Taiwan
  • IAEA - Remarks by Director General Yukiya Amano at New Year Reception
  • Trend News Agency - Iran gives serious warning to nuclear deal supporters - Elnur Baghishov
  • Trend News Agency - Iran demonstrates new drone carrying 4 bombs - Elnur Baghishov
  • Asahi Shimbun - Radiation leaks at Japan plutonium lab; no workers exposed - The Associated Press
  • Bellona - Russian port data show huge increases in Arctic shipping - Charles Digges
  • Belarus News (BelTA) - BelNPP spent fuel management estimated at $2.5-3.5bn
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  • Mehr News Agency - Iran expects Europe to take practical steps regarding JCPOA implementation
  • Mehr News Agency - FM Zarif criticizes US contradictory reports over Iran
  • Mehr News Agency - Iran delivers 2nd yellowcake consignment to Isfahan UCF
  • Mehr News Agency - Iran nuclear organization has no coop. with military sectors: Salehi -
  • Press TV - Trump should have listened to EU, UN, ex-US officials on Iran: Zarif
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Facility Operating Licenses and Combined Licenses: Applications and Amendments Involving No Significant Hazards Considerations FR Document: 2019-00315 Citation: 84 FR 489 PDF Pages 489-500 (12 pages) Permalink
  • IEEE Spectrum - Hanford Nuclear Waste Cleanup Makes Progress, But Questions Loom - Maria Gallucci
  • UPI - North Korea condemns denuclearization approach - Elizabeth Shim
  • Cape Cod Times - OpEd: Follow California's lead on nukes - Brent Harold

    Tuesday, January 29, 2019

  • Tri-City Herald - The high cost of nuclear waste politics - Robert L. Ferguson
  • Index-Journal, Greenwood, SC - What Others Say: On plutonium at Savannah River nuclear weapon refining complex - du
  • ABC.au - Italian military officials' trial ignites suspicions of links between weapon testing and birth defects in Sardinia - Emma Alberici
  • BBC News - 150 years of the periodic table: Test your knowledge - Helen Briggs
  • Kingman Daily Miner - Decades after nuclear testing in the Nevada desert, Mohave County's 'Downwinders' still seeking help - Brandon Messick
  • dw - Downwinders Restitution Bill Introduced By Arizona Congressman Paul Gosar - Laurel Morales
  • JD Supra - A Review of Recent Whistleblower Developments - January 2019 - Foley & Lardner LLP
  • NM Political Report - Budget talks for New Mexico energy, water and environment agencies - Laura Paskus
  • Albuquerque Journal - WIPP: Construction projects coming, as operations resume - Adrian C. Hedden
  • Tri-City Herald - Potentially cheaper, faster Hanford radioactive waste treatment to be tested - Annette Cary
  • Oak Ridge Today - Manhattan Project Park staff back at work after government shutdown ends - John Huotari
  • AP News - SC nuclear plants officially dead after Santee Cooper quits
  • AP News - Man killed after trespassing at nuclear site in Nevada
  • AP News - AP Explains: What are dangers of mining waste in Brazil? - Matthew Brown and Dan Elliott
  • Bloomberg - Syria Sanctions Bill Advances in Senate After Shutdown Delay - Daniel Flatley
  • Bloomberg - U.S. Plans Suspension of Nuclear Treaty With Russia, Official Says - Margaret Talev
  • Reuters - EDF's Flamanville reactor could suffer further delays - regulator - Geert De Clercq
  • Tri-City Herald - Hanford contractor's pay is cut to $10M after plutonium contamination - Annette Cary
  • NPR - Trump Administration Begins Production Of A New Nuclear Weapon - Geoff Brumfiel
  • POWERnews - Consortium Asks UK to Support SMR Nuclear Development - Darrell Proctor
  • Walla Walla Union-Bulletin - Letter: Why abandon hydro and nuclear power? - Steven Riggle, Walla Walla
  • Montel News - Nuclear power has "an important role" – French minister - Leila Fernández Thévoz
  • Montel News - Spain eyes nuclear exit by 2036 – reports - Pablo Bronte
  • BBC News - Wylfa Newydd: Chancellor Philip Hammond 'hopeful' of nuclear plant deal
  • E&E Daily - Calif. freshman launches waste disposal task force - Jeremy Dillon
  • IAEA - Can You Trust Your Newsfeed? New IAEA CRP Studies How to Mitigate the Harm of Misinformation in Nuclear Emergencies (J15001) - Peter Kaiser, IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - Don't disband Diablo Canyon decommissioning panel, says SLO Mothers for Peace - Molly Johnson and Jane Swanson
  • InsideNoVA, Woodbridge, VA - Belvoir's 60s-era nuclear power plant to be fully decommissioned
  • The Ecologist - Britain, Brexit, nuclear power and EU energy - Joseph Dutton
  • World Nuclear News - IAEA reports on Sudan's nuclear power infrastructure
  • World Nuclear News - Rosatom starts testing accident-tolerant fuel for LWRs
  • World Nuclear News - PG&E files for Chapter 11 reorganisation
  • World Nuclear News - Robot to examine fuel debris in Fukushima unit
  • Business Weekly - Rolls-Royce maps out wider role in delivery of nuclear power - Tony Quested
  • NBC News - Cost to taxpayers to clean up nuclear waste jumps $100 billion in a year - Laura Strickler
  • Monroe County Post - Irondequoit High School students learn from nuclear power plant reps - Rochester, NY
  • Belarus News (BelTA) - Belarus-Russia agreement on BelNPP spent fuel to be signed by 2020
  • Belarus News (BelTA) - Belarus, Poland discuss BelNPP, cooperation with IAEA
  • The State - Santee Cooper's largest customer unhappy with state utility's rates, reliance on coal - Avery G. Wilks
  • Malaysian Insight - Malaysia picks 'viable' renewable energy over nuclear energy - Christopher Rabin
  • Aiken Standard, SC - SRS management, liquid waste contractors earn 'excellent' performance rating - Colin Demarest
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Santee Cooper chair, director spar over $475-an-hour lawyer fees - John McDermott
  • Tri-City Herald - Potentially cheaper, faster Hanford radioactive waste treatment to be tested - Annette Cary
  • GAO - Department of Energy: Program-Wide Strategy and Better Reporting Needed to Address Growing Environmental Cleanup Liability GAO-19-28
  • DoL:OWCP:DEEOIC - SEM Updated the week of December 24, 2018
  • DoL:OWCP:DEEOIC - Outreach Event: Albuquerque, New Mexico
  • DoL:OWCP:DEEOIC - EEOICPA Circular No. 19-01, SNL SEC: Sandia National Laboratories in Albuquerque, New Mexico
  • USGS - M 5.0 - 77km ESE of Ohara, Japan
  • IAEA - New CRP: Developing a framework for the effective implementation of a borehole disposal system (T22002) - Philippe van Marcke, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • IAEA - How Can Nuclear Science Help Criminal Investigations?
  • IAEA - IAEA School of Radiation Emergency Management
  • IAEA - IAEA Delivers Report on Nuclear Power Infrastructure Development to Saudi Arabia - Elisabeth Dyck, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • Asahi Shimbun - Toshiba unveils robot to probe melted Fukushima nuclear fuel
  • Belarus News (BelTA) - IAEA's ISSAS mission to visit Belarus in May
  • Press TV - Palestinian man dies of wounds sustained in anti-occupation protest -
  • Press TV - Israeli PM plans to boot TIPH observers protecting Palestinians out of al-Khalil
  • NRC - Audit of NRC's Screening and Assessment of Proposed Generic - OIG-19-A-07
  • Business Insider - Climate change just claimed its first bankruptcy – PG&E succumbs to fallout from the world's most expensive natural disaster - Callum Burroughs
  • DOE:EM - EM Update | Vol. 11, Issue 4 | Jan. 29, 2019
  • Tri-City Herald - Hanford blamed for most of $110 billion bump in federal cleanup costs - Annette Cary

    Monday, January 28, 2019

  • SFGate - The Energy 202: Bill Gates is selling Washington on the promise of nuclear power - Steven Mufson, The Washington Post
  • Rock Hill Herald, SC - 'Last best chance to be heard': What's next for Lake Wylie's 19M tons of coal ash? - John Marks
  • Daily Caller - Federal Court Refused To Unseal Documents Justifying FBI Raid On Reported Clinton Foundation Whistleblower - Richard Pollock
  • AP News - Trump warns Europeans not to try to evade Iran sanctions - DEB Riechmann And Matthew LEE
  • AP News - Germany says EU soon to launch Iran funding scheme - Lorne Cook
  • Aiken Standard, SC - Government shutdown stalls settlement negotiations between SC, DOE - Colin Demarest
  • AP News - AP FACT CHECK: Trump's shift on concrete wall, tariff myth - Hope Yen, Colleen Long And Calvin Woodward
  • AP News - Toshiba unveils robot to probe melted Fukushima nuclear fuel - Mari Yamaguchi
  • Bloomberg - German Utilities Dodge Worst Case From Merkel's Coal Exit - William Wilkes
  • Bloomberg - Trump's Back Door to Building Anti-Iran Front Inflames EU Divide - Ladane Nasseri and Marek Strzelecki
  • Reuters - TABLE-Swiss nuclear plant outages and restarts - Vera Eckert
  • Reuters - Iran says it's not in talks with France on missile work - Parisa Hafezi
  • Reuters - German Economy Minister: Do not want imported nuclear power to make up for coal phase-out - ZDF - Tassilo Hummel
  • Reuters - France will make decision on replacing coal with biomass in autumn - Bate Felix
  • The Guardian - US nuclear weapons: first low-yield warheads roll off the production line - Julian Borger in Washington
  • Quartz Africa - Africa's electricity shortage challenge should have a nuclear option - Yinka Adegoke
  • VOA: Learning English - US to Offer Nuclear Waste Technology to Other Countries - State in Columbia, SC
  • The State - Santee Cooper hammers final nail into coffin of unfinished VC Summer nuclear project - Avery G. Wilks
  • Wisconsin State Journal - Report: Source of radioactive groundwater located; no contamination of drinking water, Mississippi River - Chris Hubbuch
  • Euronews - EDF Energy extends Dungeness nuclear reactor outages - Nina Chestney
  • Nairobi Standard - Kenya on course towards first nuclear power plant by 2027 - Kennedy Gachuhi
  • IAEA - IAEA Delivers Report on Nuclear Power Infrastructure Development to Sudan - Elisabeth Dyck, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • Radio New Zealand - Pacific urged to stop Japan's nuclear waste plans
  • NHK World - TEPCO unveils device for handling nuclear debris
  • Sydney Morning Herald - From the Archives: The end of French nuclear testing in South Pacific - Matthew Gledhill & David Lague
  • World Nuclear News - NRC issues final rule on Fukushima lessons
  • World Nuclear News - French nuclear industry sets medium-term plans
  • World Nuclear News - IAEA reports on Saudi Arabia's nuclear infrastructure
  • World Nuclear News - Electrabel cleared for restart of Doel 2
  • World Nuclear News - TVEL to supply fuel pellets for Tarapur
  • Occupational Health Safety - IAEA Team Completes Safety Review at Two Spanish Nuclear Plants
  • S&P Global Platts- - French 1.3 GW Flamanville 1 nuclear reactor back online at 70 MW: EDF - Siobhan Hall, Andreas Franke
  • Tehran Times - MBS's leap towards realization of a nuclear dream - Ramin Hossein Abadian
  • Scottish Daily Record - Outrage after nuclear weapons convoy travelled through Stirling city centre - Warren Hardie
  • ETEnergyworld - Czech minister: CEZ should invest into nuclear power expansion
  • Tasnim News Agency - FATF Aims to Undermine Iran's Scientific Nuclear Power: Official
  • IAEA - Kuwaiti Experts Use Nuclear Technology to Study the Marine Environment - Aabha Dixit, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Budapest Business Journal - Hungary working to modify funding for Paks nuclear upgrade
  • East Anglian Daily Times - Government and developers 'must work together' to make nuclear project a reality, says Sizewell C boss
  • Online Citizen, Singapore - Singapore can generate way more electricity than it needs, so why is nuclear power even on the table? - Kathleen.F
  • CBS 46, Atlanta, GA - Low-flying choppers monitoring radiation - Wessex FM, Dorset, UK -
  • Wessex FM, Dorset, UK - Radioactive waste to be moved from Winfrith
  • Charleston Post and Courier - SC co-ops ask Santee Cooper to reconsider coal-fired power plants
  • NHK World - TEPCO unveils device for handling nuclear debris
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Behind the Scenes / Rethink of coal power poses a challenge - Koichi Kuranuki
  • Mainichi Daily News - Restoration of Nagasaki's famous A-bomb statue begins
  • Bellona - Russian industry causes dangerous pollution spike in neighboring Norway - Charles Digges
  • Mehr News Agency - Iran's interests in JCPOA seriously hurt, Iran deputy FM tells IAEA chief
  • Mehr News Agency - IRGC spokesman dismisses Netanyahu's claims on attacking Iranian bases in Syria
  • Mehr News Agency - Europe prepares to help trade with Iran despite US Sanctions
  • Mehr News Agency - Iran obtained enough guarantees, US left JCPOA anyway
  • Mehr News Agency - Iran waiting for EU's official announcement on SPV launch
  • Press TV - Iran says waiting for EU to make up for delays on payment channel
  • Press TV - Europe not willing to pay costs for JCPOA benefits: Analyst -
  • Press TV - Experts who exposed Israeli spy firm's link to Khashoggi killing targeted: AP
  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - Notice: Meetings: Advisory Board on Radiation and Worker Health, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health FR Document: 2019-00196 Citation: 84 FR 426 PDF Pages 426-427
  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - Notice: Meetings: Advisory Board on Radiation and Worker Health, Subcommittee on Procedures Review, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health FR Document: 2019-00195 Citation: 84 FR 426 PDF Page 426
  • Energy Department - Notice: Record of Decision: Direct-Feed Low-Activity Waste Approach at the Hanford Site, Washington FR Document: 2019-00230 Citation: 84 FR 424 PDF Pages 424-425
  • POWERnews - PG&E: Judge's Proposal Could Cost Utility $150 Billion - Darrell Proctor
  • POWERnews - Consortium Asks UK to Support SMR Nuclear Development - Darrell Proctor
  • POWERnews - NRC Greenlights Final Rule Governing Nuclear Plant Mitigation of Severe Events - Sonal Patel

    Sunday, January 27, 2019

  • South Jersey Times, NJ - Editorial: A wrong turn at Albuquerque for N.J. nuclear fix?
  • The Mirror UK - Veterans with debilitating Gulf War Syndrome may have passed it on to children - Grace Macaskill
  • Havasu News-Herald - Downwinders: Still feeling the fallout in Mohave County--Decades after nuclear testing in the Nevada desert, Mohave County's 'Downwinders' still seeking help - Brandon Messick
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Legislative Notebook: INL, Medicaid funding and employee pay - Nathan Brown
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - NEIMA a major step forward for nuclear - Mark Peters, director of Idaho National Laboratory
  • AP News - $25M program seeks to boost nuclear monitoring worldwide
  • AP News - AP FACT CHECK: Trump exaggerations on wall, NKorea, economy - Hope Yen, Christopher Rugaber and Robert Burns
  • Bloomberg - North Korea's Nukes and the 'Forgotten War'--Hampton Sides, author of a new book about a turning point in the Korea war, explores the state of the Koreas and Trump's forthcoming visit. - Tobin Harshaw
  • Bloomberg - Europe Set to Announce Iran Funding Vehicle, Defying Trump - Nikos Chrysoloras
  • Bloomberg - Rolls-Royce Seeks U.K. Funds for Nuclear Power Project, FT Says - Aine Quinn
  • Bloomberg - Mulvaney Doesn't Rule Out Another Shutdown If Talks Break Down - Daniel Flatley and Bill Allison
  • Reuters - Coal exit positive signal, German power prices need not surge - minister - Andrea Shalal
  • Financial Times - Rolls-Royce seeks government funds for nuclear power project
  • Rapid City Journal - Mining company raises Edgemont-area uranium estimate by 234 percent - Seth Tupper
  • National Interest - India is Building a Deadly Force of Nuclear-Missile Submarines--Pakistan's worst nightmare? - Sebastien Roblin
  • National Interest - Could Russia's New "Nuclear Torpedo" Sink a U.S. Navy Aircraft Carrier? - Michael Peck
  • Oak Ridge Today - Ten-year costs of nuclear forces estimated at $494 billion - John Huotari
  • Compelo, London - UK nuclear power strategy: Costly, complicated and perhaps unnecessary, says expert - Felix Todd
  • SCNow.com - Safety, security stressed at nuclear plant - Matthew Christian
  • Dorset Echo UK - Radioactive waste to be moved as Winfrith nuclear site is decommissioned - Trevor Bevins
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - OpEd: Doing work that matters at Los Alamos - Tess Lavezzi Light
  • North Andover Eagle-Tribune, MA - Letter: Seabrook plant an important, clean energy resource - Daniel Murphy, North Andover
  • Tehran Times - U.S. hits a wall in efforts to turn the screws on Iran, diplomats say
  • Modern Diplomacy - Who is to be Blame for the Arms Build-Up in Asia-Pacific? - Qura tul ain Hafeez
  • India Times - 'KKNPP units I, II generated 30,180 million units electricit ..
  • London Times - The AWE bomb factory starts to implode - John Collingridge
  • Tehran Times - Iran-Russia ties deepening despite sanctions: envoy
  • Tehran Times - Tehran reiterates missiles are 'non-negotiable'
  • Tehran Times - Tehran hits back at French sanctions threats
  • Oak Ridge Today - Hear from state legislators at Monday breakfast
  • Radio New Zealand - Dismay in Tahiti over changed nuclear compensation law
  • SITNews - Big or small, radiation can affect your health - Art Nash and Jennifer Athey, Fairbanks, Alaska
  • East Anglian Daily Times - 5,000 back 'Love Minsmere' campaign in wake of Sizewell C fears – including Chris Packham - Will Jefford
  • Charleston Post and Courier - SCANA sale raises an existential question for investors - John McDermott
  • Mehr News Agency - Poland anti-Iran conference 'a new conspiracy'
  • Mehr News Agency - 'If Iran had not been in Syria, ISIL would have formed gov. in region'
  • Mehr News Agency - US, allies cannot bear Iran's use of peaceful nuclear energy: Falahatpisheh
  • Press TV - UN investigator in Khashoggi case demands access to Saudi consulate in Istanbul, not allowed yet
  • Press TV - Tel Aviv responsible for expansion of settler terrorism: PLO official
  • Press TV - US mulls keeping troops in Syria to counter, attack Iranians in 'self-defense': Report
  • Press TV - Israel enjoys West's support for killing Palestinians: Activist
  • Press TV - 13 Syrian civilians killed in US-led operation in Dayr al-Zawr -
  • Press TV - US bid to create crisis in Iran-IAEA ties 'falling flat': Report

    Saturday, January 26, 2019

  • Kashmir Observer - UN Special Rapporteur To Lead Inl Inquiry Into Khashoggi Murder
  • Pierce County Tribune, Rugby, ND - Senate nuclear waste bill draws county attention - Sue Sitter
  • AP News - German expert panel agrees on 2038 deadline to end coal use - Kirsten Grieshaber
  • AP News - AP FACT CHECK: Trump exaggerations on wall, NKorea, economy - Hope Yen, Christopher Rugaber And Robert Burns
  • AP News - Experts, images suggest a Saudi ballistic missile program - Jon Gambrell
  • Reuters - Germany to phase out coal by 2038 in move away from fossil fuels - Markus Wacket
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-Engie's Doel 2 nuclear reactor in Belgium to restart on Feb. 4 - Bate Felix
  • Houston Chronicle - $115 million nuclear contract draws scrutiny on Perry - James Osborne
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - Editorial: Would selling PG&E's Diablo Canyon nuclear plant be such a bad thing?
  • Washington Times - New half-trillion-dollar U.S. nuclear weapons bill sparks funding fight - Lauren Meier
  • National Interest - In 2031, the Navy's New 'Stealth' Nuclear Missile Submarine Will Set Sail - Kris Osborn
  • WSJM St. Benton Harbor, MI - Company Buying Palisades Disputes Environmental Coalition Objections To Nuclear Waste Dump - Doug Cunningham
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - NRC backs away from strictest flood, seismic rules adopted after Fukushima - Dave Flessner
  • Aberdeen Evening Express, Scotland - Nuclear campaign group to host Aberdeen rally
  • Chicago Tribune - Illinois House bill seeks more updates on closed nuclear facilities, including lakefront plant in Zion - Jim Newton
  • Orange County Register - Orange County congressman forms new task force targeting San Onofre nuclear issues--Former NRC chairman and Navy rear admiral will lead panel - Teri Sforza
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Survey finds concentration of radioactive cesium-137 rapidly decreasing in 2 Fukushima rivers
  • Independent Nigeria - NATO, Russia Meeting Deadlocked Over Nuclear Missile Treaty
  • India Times - 'Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant units I and II have generate ..
  • India Times - M K Ananth
  • Dong-A Ilbo - 'Korea could lose nuclear plant market to China, Russia and India' - kyungeun@donga.com
  • Crain's Chicago Business - Northern Illinois' last coal burner confronts an emerging reality: Clean energy is cheaper - Steve Daniels
  • Reuters India - France tells Iran new sanctions loom if missile talks fail - John Irish
  • Fremont News Messenger, OH - FirstEnergy Solutions announces new plans on Davis-Besse operations - Daniel Carson, Fremont News-Messenger
  • Aiken Standard, SC - Government shutdown stalls settlement negotiations between SC, DOE - Colin Demarest
  • Dong-A Ilbo - China brings itself closer to negotiating table for denuke - lightlee@donga.com
  • Citizens for Legitimate Government - Fukushima Tank Leaked 300 Tons of Radioactive Water Since 2016
  • Lawyers.com blog - Radiation Exposure in the Workplace - Mr. Mark D. Chappell
  • Charleston Post and Courier - 'It's refreshing not to be the enemy:' How the SC Legislature loves Gov. McMaster - Andy Shain
  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - Notice: Meetings: Advisory Board on Radiation and Worker Health, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health FR Document: 2019-00196 Citation: 84 FR 426 PDF Pages 426-427
  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - Notice: Meetings: Advisory Board on Radiation and Worker Health, Subcommittee on Procedures Review, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health FR Document: 2019-00195 Citation: 84 FR 426 PDF Page 426
  • Energy Department - Notice: Record of Decision: Direct-Feed Low-Activity Waste Approach at the Hanford Site, Washington FR Document: 2019-00230 Citation: 84 FR 424 PDF Pages 424-425
  • Power-Technology - It's time to take stock of Japan's energy market - GlobalData Energy
  • EurekAlert - Birth rates in Fukushima City before, after nuclear disaster

    Friday, January 25, 2019

  • Tri-City Herald - A highly radioactive dumping ground near the Columbia River is clean and returning to nature - Annette Cary
  • E&E Daily - 'Rogue' regulator says nuclear is no climate panacea - Hannah Northey
  • Las Vegas Sun - Analysis(#2): Yucca Mountain's future hinges largely on one person
  • World Nuclear News - US DUF6 conversion ahead of schedule
  • World Nuclear News - IAEA reviews long-term safety of Ascó and Vandellós plants
  • National Memo blog - A Case Study: How GOP and Trump Deregulators Are Killing Workers - Jordan Barab
  • Daily Courier, Prescott, AZ - Impacts from 1950s/1960s nuclear testing persist among local 'Downwinders' - Cindy Barks
  • Pakistan Business Recorder - EU close to deal on stronger whistleblower protection
  • Whistleblower Protection Blog - The EU should follow the U.S. lead on whistleblowers – protect insiders by allowing them to report crimes directly to outside agencies - Tinker Ready
  • EU News - Better protection of whistleblowers: Council adopts its position
  • Amnesty International - Iran's 'year of shame': More than 7,000 arrested in chilling crackdown on dissent during 2018
  • Idaho State Journal - INL could soon host major reactor center - Nathan Brown
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Idaho lawmakers form Energy and Technology Caucus - Scott Kraus
  • Tri-City Herald - Hanford prepares to treat radioactive waste at the vitrification plant - Department of Energy
  • Tri-City Herald - Here's what Tri-Citians and the state are doing to help TSA and other federal workers - Wendy Culverwell
  • Moorpark Acorn, CA - Letter: Clean up site posthaste - Joan Edwards, Westlake Village
  • Bloomberg - U.S. Hits a Wall in Efforts to Turn the Screws on Iran, Diplomats Say - Jonathan Tirone
  • Bloomberg - A Billionaire Prime Minister's Nuclear Dream Is Spooking CEZ Investors - Krystof Chamonikolas and Peter Laca
  • AP News - NATO chief says missile pact in danger after Russia talks - Lorne Cook
  • AP News - Entergy hiring 320 for Mississippi nuclear operations
  • Reuters - France to double renewables capacity under 10-year energy plan - Geert De Clercq
  • Reuters - Hungary working to modify funding for Russian-built nuclear plant - Marton Dunai
  • Reuters - Hungary, Russia to modify financing for Paks nuclear plant expansion -minister - Marton Dunai
  • Oak Ridger - Y-12 workers produce unit for nuclear weapons ahead of schedule - Badger Herald
  • UW Badger Herald - Professor says nuclear energy is safest, most practical energy source - Courtney Erdman
  • Financial Times - Case for abandoning nuclear energy has never been more powerful
  • WITV, Jackson, Mississippi - Entergy expanding nuclear operations - Liz Carroll
  • Wall Street Journal - Nuclear Power Regulators Scale Back Draft Safety Rule - Timothy Puko
  • Allentown Morning Call - Your View: Nuclear power should be essential factor in Gov. Wolf's plan for carbon-free future for Pennsylvania - Carol M. Browner
  • IAEA - IAEA Delivers Report on Nuclear Power Infrastructure Development to Saudi Arabia - Elisabeth Dyck, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • Daily Utah Chronicle - Brown: Nuclear Energy Might Be the Answer to Climate Challenges - Jacob Brown
  • The Guardian - Toxic legacy: what to do with Britain's nuclear waste – Science Weekly podcast
  • Sputnik News - US Completes 20-Year-Long Naval Nuclear Warhead Overhaul
  • Financial Times - Hitachi chairman says UK needs to nationalise Wylfa nuclear project
  • Japan Times - Hitachi boss says nationalization is 'only path' to save Wales nuclear plant project
  • USNI News - Report to Congress on Cost of U.S. Nuclear Forces
  • Courthouse News Service - SoCal Edison Could Face Fines in Near-Drop of Nuclear Waste - Bianca Bruno
  • World Nuclear News - KHNP teams up with Sargent & Lundy for Romanian project
  • Independent Australia - Australia's coal and nuclear lobbies have just recruited a new puppet - Noel Wauchope
  • DVIDS - Decommissioning historic former nuclear plant on Fort Belvoir, VA - Christopher Gardner
  • Renew Economy Australia - With UK nuclear power plans in tatters, it's vital to double down on wind and solar - David Toke
  • WMUR Manchester, NH - Decision postponed on Seabrook nuclear power plant license extension - Associated Press
  • Aiken Standard, SC - Budget report: Plutonium pit production could cost $9B over next 10 years - Colin Demarest
  • NH1.com, Concord, NH - Decision Postponed on Seabrook Nuclear Power Plant Extension - NH1.com, Concord, NH
  • Reuters UK - Belgium nuclear regulator clears Engie's Doel 2 reactor for restart - Bate Felix
  • Sacramento Bee - Watch Greenpeace drop smoke bombs from a drone atop nuclear facility building
  • Greepeace France - PG&E bankruptcy could put squeeze on millions of dollars for Valley counties - Tim Sheehan
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - Canister accident at San Onofre in August presented no danger, Edison tells federal regulators - Jeff McDonald
  • Compelo, London - Hitachi chairman: Nationalisation is only way forward for Wylfa Newydd - Felix Todd
  • Yonhap News Agency - KHNP sets eyes on Romanian nuclear plant market with Sargent & Lundy
  • Hungary Today - Govt Official: No Power Supply without Paks 2
  • Washington Post - Bill Gates comes to Washington – selling the promise of nuclear energy - Steven Mufson
  • Manila Bulletin - DOE wants expanded nuclear power body placed under Palace's watch - Myrna M. Velasco
  • Radio New Zealand - PNG passes law to allow use of nuclear radiation to treat cancer
  • Euronews - Doomsday looms as misinformation, climate change and nuclear weapons threaten human existence - Michael-Ross Fiorentino
  • CapeCod.com - Lawmakers Want Clarification on Pilgrim Decommissioning Plans - Tim Dunn
  • Orange County Register - Edison acknowledges its problems with nuclear waste loading at San Onofre, but ready to move forward - NRC's concerns about scratches on canisters remain
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Letter: Sell Santee Cooper - Wayne Mershon, Palmer Place, Murrells Inlet
  • Tri-City Herald - Hanford contractor awarded $21 million in incentive pay, including for traffic safety - Annette Cary
  • IAEA - IRRS Missions Strengthen Nuclear Regulatory Frameworks - Script: Jeffrey Donovan, Video: Martin Klingenboeck
  • IAEA - Bulgaria Stops Spread of Animal Disease with Help of IAEA and FAO - Laura Gil, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication -
  • Mehr News Agency - Senior cleric warns against joining FATF as JCPOA yielded no results for country
  • Los Angeles Times - Nuclear waste has been piling up across America with nowhere to go. Congress needs to act - David G. Victor, Dan Stetson and Jerry Kern
  • BBC News - Hazardous waste site in Cardiff backed despite objections
  • Wilmington StarNews - GE Hitachi dismantles reactor internals in Sweden
  • Reuters UK - S.Korea's Hanbit No.2 nuclear reactor shut after steam generator issue - Joori Roh
  • Reuters - PG&E cleared of liability in major 2017 fire, bankruptcy still seen - Nichola Groom, Sharon Bernstein
  • Exchange Monitor - Nuclear Waste Technical Review Board Waits on New Members
  • Union of Concerned Scientists - NRC Guts a Critical Safety Regulation, Recklessly Disregarding the Critical Lessons of the Fukushima Disaster
  • Smyrna/Clayton Sun-Times, Middletown, DE - Carper releases statement on Nuclear Regulatory Commission post-Fukushima rule

    Thursday, January 24, 2019

  • Albuquerque Journal - Transport key concern for many opposing Holtec facility - Maddy Hayden
  • Greentech Media - Where Can Cleantech Startups Find Funding in 2019? - Eric Wesoff
  • Mintpress News - Pentagon Climate Change Report Ignores Its Own Role in Fueling the Crisis - Alexander Rubinstein
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - INL could soon host major reactor center - Nathan Brown
  • Albuquerque Journal - Editorial: Federal labs an essential part of our state's economy
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Nuke commission hears cleanup update - Nathan Brown
  • KUNM University Of New Mexico - Judges Consider Challenges To New Nuclear Waste Site In N.M. - Marisa Demarco
  • Phys.org - The robots being readied to enter nuclear no-go zones - Julianna Photopoulos
  • Thousand Oaks Acorn, CA - Activists' cleanup plan all wrong
  • Thousand Oaks Acorn, CA - Clean up site posthaste
  • Forbes blog - Former U.S. Nuclear Safety Regulator Withheld Vital Aid During Fukushima Crisis, Says Top Official - Michael Shellenberger
  • AP News - Holtec defends plans for nuclear waste storage facility - Susan Montoya Bryan
  • AP News - Decision postponed on nuclear power plant license extension
  • AP News - Bailing Out State Nuclear Industry - Steve Kratz, Harrisburg
  • Reuters - Republicans at U.S. nuclear regulator pass stripped down safety rule - Timothy Gardner
  • Forbes blog - President Signs Pro-Nuclear Legislation - James Conca
  • The Economist - Hitachi's exit puts Britain's nuclear policy in meltdown
  • Doylestown Intelligencer, PA - Guest Opinion: Give nuclear energy a chance, protect our children - Mitchell C. Hescox
  • News Minute Bengaluru - Radioactive isotope missing from ONGC's Andhra base found in scrap shop
  • KNDO/KNDU-TV Yakima, WA - PNNL working to ensure continued effectiveness of nuclear explosion monitoring - Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
  • Xinhua - China's nuclear power generation rises in 2018
  • Chico Enterprise-Record - See a film about nuclear bomb testing
  • Papua New Guinea Post Courier - Bill passed to use nuclear energy to treat cancer - Isaac Nicholas
  • Toledo Blade - Deal could keep Davis-Besse online until at least May 31, 2020 - Tom Henry
  • Orange County Register - NRC, Edison meeting on San Onofre fuel loading to be webcast - Teri Sforza
  • CNBC - Republicans at U.S. nuclear regulator pass stripped down safety rule - Timothy Gardner
  • KPBS San Diego, CA - As Residents Debate Safety Of Spent Nuclear Fuel, Power Company Awaits Decision On Storage - Alison St John
  • Cape Cod Times - Legislators seek clarification on Pilgrim decommissioning - Christine Legere
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - Editorial: Editorial | Don't penalize SDG&E for mistakes of PG&E, Edison
  • NRC - NRC To Issue Final Rule for Mitigating Severe Events at U.S. Reactors
  • DOE - DOE Challenges America's Innovators to Propose Improvements to the Bulk Power System to Improve Resilience
  • DOE - DOE Announces $40 Million for Grid Modernization Initiative
  • IAEA - IAEA Concludes Long-Term Operational Safety Review at Spain's Ascó and Vandellós Nuclear Power Plants
  • Trend News Agency - France says it expects Iran-EU trade mechanism to be established in 'coming days'
  • World Nuclear News - Bilibino unit 1 prepared for decommissioning
  • World Nuclear News - Isotope producers in atmospheric monitoring initiative
  • World Nuclear News - Chinese-developed ATF undergoing irradiation tests
  • Japan Times - Hitachi to remain in nuclear business after halting plant project in Wales, chairman says
  • Bellona - Bellona's Arctic Frontiers event offers safe fuels for Arctic shipping expansion - Charles Digges

    Wednesday, January 23, 2019

  • SanOnofreSafety.org - 1/23/2019: NRC ASLB Holtec New Mexico CIS Nuclear Waste meeting
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus, NM - Holtec: Hearing scheduled on nuclear site proposed near Carlsbad - Adrian C Hedden
  • HNN Huntingtonnews - Portsmouth Whistle-blower testifies about Depleted uranium and Region's Cancer Rate
  • Morning Consult - NRC Said to Invite TerraPower's Nathan Myhrvold to Speak at Annual Conference - Jacqueline Toth
  • Lewiston Tribune, Lewiston, ID - INL director: Spent-fuel impasse harms mission - Keith Ridler
  • KIFI Idaho Falls, ID - INL commemorates 70th anniversary in state capitol - Director outlines threats to INL mission
  • Oak Ridge Today - Crews start project to reduce maintenance, operations costs at Molten Salt Reactor - John Huotari
  • Slovenska Tiskovna Agencija - No solution yet for Slovenia-Croatia N-waste depository
  • Bloomberg - Russia Says It Will Uphold Nuclear Pact Even If U.S. Suspends It - Stepan Kravchenko
  • Reuters - Brazil seeks private investors to complete nuclear plant by 2026 - Jake Spring
  • WNYT, Albany, NY - US panel hears arguments in nuclear waste storage case
  • The Conversation UK - Now that UK nuclear power plans are in tatters, it's vital to double down on wind and solar - David Toke
  • Defense News - Work completed on Navy's upgraded nuclear warhead - Aaron Mehta
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Idaho National Laboratory director says spent-fuel impasse harms mission - Keith Ridler
  • Asharq Al-awsat - Saudi Arabia Receives Offers from 5 Countries to Build 2 Nuclear Reactors
  • UPI - Britain's AECOM, AWE announce nuclear waste storage partnership - Ed Adamczyk
  • Press of Atlantic City, NJ - PSEG: Without subsidies, 3 Salem County nuclear plants will close - Avalon Zoppo
  • WSJM St. Benton Harbor, MI - Are Palisades & Cook Nuke Waste Pools A "Catastrophe Waiting To Happen"? - Doug Cunningham
  • NJ Spotlight - PSEG Drives Home Vow to Shutter Nuclear Plants Unless Public Subsidizes Them - Tom Johnson
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - TVA names new nuclear site managers
  • Dave Flessner - Speaker to discuss nuclear energy and climate - Local News DeKalb, Illinois - The MidWeek
  • World Nuclear News - Creativity needed in nuclear power recruitment, report says
  • World Nuclear News - CNNC extends cooperation with Suzhou University
  • World Nuclear News - New Chinese JV for rare earth minerals from Greenland
  • Taipei Times - Radioactive metal illegally sold for scrap: lawmaker - Ann Maxon
  • Korea Bizwire - Construction of Nuclear Reactors Delayed over New Labor Law
  • Trend News Agency - Putin vows to launch first nuclear power plant in Turkey in 2023 - Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA
  • Charlottesville Daily Progress - US panel hears arguments in nuclear waste storage case - SUSAN MONTOYA BRYAN Associated Press
  • Foster's Daily Democrat - Seabook Station nuclear plant license extension delayed - Angeljean Chiaramida
  • Philippine Information Agency - DOE to Host TED Talk on Nuclear Energy
  • Poughkeepsie Journal - State of Energy: Indian Point impact looms - Thomas C. Zambito, Poughkeepsie Journal
  • Cleveland Plain Dealer - FirstEnergy Solutions has tentative restructuring agreement, hopes to emerge from bankruptcy this fall - John Funk
  • Columbia Free Times, SC - CityWatch: The SCANA Deal is Done – Now Where Are the Indictments? - Kevin Fisher
  • The Nerve, S.C. Policy Council - S.C. lawmakers likely to fill PSC seat with one of two insiders - Rick Brundrett
  • South Carolina Lawyers Weekly - Dominion merger means change for SCE&G customers in 2019 (access required) - Melinda Waldrop
  • DOE - Two decades of enterprise-wide collaboration leads to successfully extending the life of the W76 warhead for the U.S. Navy under budget and ahead of schedule
  • DOE - Department of Energy Announces $38 Million for Improving Existing Coal-Fired Power Plants
  • Trend News Agency - Rouhani: With approval of FATF projects, Iran to neutralize US plan - Elnur Baghishov
  • NHK World - TEPCO failed to spot leak of contaminated water
  • Asahi Shimbun - Thousands of A-bomb-themed books searchable on new website - Sonoko Miyazaki
  • Mainichi Daily News - Nagasaki's educators changing perspective on A-bomb teachings -
  • Press TV - Assange urges US to unseal charges against him

    Tuesday, January 22, 2019

  • Charleston Post and Courier - Editorial: South Carolina's other big nuclear problem
  • Frederick News Post - Letter: Time to grow up - Raymond Gallucci, Frederick
  • Reuters - Newport News, VA: The dismantling of a U.S. workplace safety rule, and the political battle behind it - Julia Harte and Peter Eisler
  • JD Supra - False Claims Act 2018 Year in Review – Making Sense of the DOJ Fraud Statistics - Jessica Sanderson
  • SFGate - Attorney Demands Governor Dump Fire Cleanup Contract With Tetra Tech
  • Bakersfield Californian - Perma-Fix Announces New GeoMelt® Vitrification System Successfully Completes Hot Commissioning and First Demonstration Melt - Perma-Fix Environmental Services, Inc
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - No significant environmental impact of proposed INL uranium fuel processing, DOE says - Ryan Suppe
  • Tri-City Herald - Work wraps up at high-risk Hanford burial site - Department of Energy
  • Tri-City Herald - A highly radioactive dumping ground near the Columbia River is clean and returning to nature - Annette Cary
  • Bloomberg - South Korea Defends U.S. Bid for Nukes Compromise With Kim - Jihye Lee
  • Reuters - Strike hits French nuclear and coal generation units - Bate Felix
  • Reuters - North Korean base serves as missile headquarters: think tank - Katanga Johnson
  • NPR - Opinion: What I Learned Leading America's 1st Nuclear Inspection In North Korea - Joel Wit
  • The Guardian - North Korea: secret missile HQ uncovered as nuclear summit nears - Justin McCurry
  • CNBC - Nuclear instability at levels not seen since Cuban Missile Crisis, says former US ambassador - David Reid
  • Military & Aerospace Electronics - Military eyes mobile nuclear reactor with semiautonomous operation for rapidly deployable atomic power - John Keller
  • Grist Magazine - Is nuclear power worth the risk? These five people changed their minds about nuclear power. Are you next? - Nathanael Johnson
  • Greenpeace International - Technical failures increase risk of contaminated Fukushima water discharge into Pacific – Greenpeace - Greenpeace International
  • Horizon magazine - The robots being readied to enter nuclear no-go zones - Julianna Photopoulos
  • Saskatoon StarPhoenix - The two remarkable mistakes that betrayed the secret locations of Soviet nuclear bunkers in Poland - Joseph Brean
  • Energy Voice - Wylfa suspension will 'diminish' nuclear prospects in UK, says WoodMac - Allister Thomas
  • Xinhua - German minister sketches out energy transition without nuclear and coal
  • Forbes blog - Former U.S. Nuclear Safety Regulator Withheld Vital Aid During Fukushima Crisis, Says Top Official - Michael Shellenberger
  • Asahi Shimbun - Girl, 11, exposed to high radiation levels after 2011 nuclear disaster
  • NSW Daily Telegraph - Heatwaves proof positive Australia needs nuclear
  • London Times - Rolls-Royce vies for British nuclear role at Bradwell - Emily Gosden, Energy Editor
  • LobeLog.com - Some Want Iran's Past to Poison its Future - Peter Jenkins
  • Oak Ridge Today - Y-12: Work complete on W76-1 warhead program - John Huotari
  • London Times - Auntie drops a bombshell on nuclear plant
  • Emily Gosden - Taiwan's referendum results may have been swayed by an ill-informed public - Winston Chiu
  • Taiwan News - Taiwan to announce energy policy reform by end of month: minister - Scott Morgan
  • Tehran Times - Iran says able to redesign Arak reactor - Eurasia Review
  • SF Bay Area IMC - Gov Newsom, Cancel The Tetra Tech Contract After The Criminal Fraud At SF Hunters Point - Labor Video Project
  • Eurasia Review - Can The EU Secure Its Strategic Interests Through The JCPOA? – Analysis - Manuel Herrera
  • Belarus News (BelTA)- - Belarus' Emergencies Ministry approves requirements to NPP aging management program
  • Archaeology - Cold War Sites Investigated in Poland
  • NHK World - Girl might have been exposed to high radiation
  • NJTV News - 'Dark money' bill would force organizations to disclose donors - Michael Aron
  • KCBS San Francisco Bay Area - Hunters Point Activists Angry Over Butte County Fire Cleanup Plans
  • SF Examiner, CA - Shipyard activists take aim at Newsom over Camp Fire cleanup contract - Michael Barba
  • USGS - M 4.9 - 67km SSE of Taitung City, Taiwan
  • World Nuclear News - USA clears way for HALEU
  • World Nuclear News - Dismantling of Oskarshamn 2 internals completed
  • World Nuclear News - Flamanville EPR hot tests to start next month
  • World Nuclear News - Ukraine highlights role of science in nuclear sector
  • World Nuclear News - DOE funding for Westinghouse accident-tolerant fuel development
  • TEPCO - Joint R&D Project for Developing a New Metering System
  • TEPCO - Press Release: TEPCO and Ørsted sign MOU to work jointly on offshore wind projects
  • TEPCO - Financial Assistance from the Nuclear Damage Compensation and Decommissioning Facilitation Corporation
  • Mehr News Agency - Israeli aggression on Syria part of attempts to prolong crisis
  • Press TV - Turkey says planning intl. probe into murder of Saudi critic Khashoggi
  • Press TV - Israeli tanks shell Gaza, kill Palestinian
  • Press TV - UK says to pull fighter jets from Syria after Trump's withdrawal decision -
  • Press TV - Prominent Palestinian activist wins legal battle over 'terrorism' database
  • Rolling Stone - Has the Government Legalized Secret Defense Spending? - Matt Taibb
  • CounterPunch - Top 10 Reasons Not to Love NATO - David Swanson
  • The American Conservative - NATO is a Danger, Not a Guarantor of Peace - Robert W. Merry

    Monday, January 21, 2019

  • Longview News-Journal, Longview, TX - Report: East Texas coal plants leaching pollutants into groundwater
  • Winchester Star, VA - editorial: WHO riddled with corruption
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - County Fears GRT Loss If LANL Gets Nonprofit Status - Rebecca Moss
  • KPVI Pocatello - Governor Little Talks About INL - Deanne Coffin
  • AP News - Iran not invited, Russia snubs meeting over Iran concerns
  • AP News - Israeli PM says Iranian sites in Syria 'pounded'
  • Bloomberg - China's Power Lines Are Running Red-Hot Even as GDP Growth Sinks - Dan Murtaugh
  • Reuters - German energy regulator approves first part of Ultranet power line - Vera Eckert
  • Reuters - TABLE-Swiss nuclear plant outages and restarts - Vera Eckert
  • Reuters - French utility EDF to make further tests on faulty Flamanville weldings - Sudip Kar-Gupta
  • Reuters - Australia's solar, wind boom to power past grid woes in 2019 - Sonali Paul
  • Reuters - European power firms aim to harness electric car batteries - Christoph Steitz, Susanna Twidale, Geert De Clercq - "
  • Reuters video - video: "There's no plan"
  • Swissinfo - Historic nuclear accident dashed Swiss atomic dreams
  • Sputnik News - Quarter of World's Power Could be Nuclear by 2050 Despite UK 'Disappointments'
  • News Minute Bengaluru - No danger from missing radioactive isotope in Andhra, internal inquiry initiated: ONGC
  • AzerNews - Uzbekistan to supply India with uranium - Abdul Kerimkhanov
  • BBC News - Rolls-Royce vies for UK nuclear role - Theo Leggett
  • Financial Times - Rolls-Royce in talks to supply Chinese nuclear plant in Essex
  • Financial Times - Britain badly needs a dose of nuclear realism
  • AzerNews - Uzbekistan creating single uranium extraction enterprise
  • Asia Times - Russia's nuclear-capable underwater drone to be deployed - Emanuele Scimia
  • TriplePundit, Northampton, MA - Is Wales the Tipping Point for Nuclear Energy? - Tina Casey
  • CBC News - Nuclear fusion, a disruptive power source for crowded cities - Don Pittis
  • World Nuclear News - DOE funding for Westinghouse accident-tolerant fuel development
  • World Nuclear News - Ukraine highlights role of science in nuclear sector
  • B92, Belgrade - "Serbia will be forced to build nuclear power plant"
  • Department of Defense - Diving Deep: 65 Years of Nuclear-Powered Subs - Katie Lange
  • Duke Chronicle, Durham, NC - Facing fallout: How Duke prepared for nuclear disaster in the 1960s - Carter Forinash
  • Korea Herald - Seoul claims nuclear-free energy policy not the cause of high fine-dust levels - Yonhap
  • Tehran Times - Israeli diplomat claims Iran's satellite launch contradicts 2231 resolution
  • JAMA Otolaryngology - Incidence of Thyroid Cancer Among Children and Young Adults in Fukushima, Japan, Screened With 2 Rounds of Ultrasonography Within 5 Years of the 2011 Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station Accident - Akira Ohtsuru, MD1,2; Sanae Midorikawa, MD1,2; Tetsuya Ohira, MD2,3; et al S
  • Tehran Times - Nuclear technology not dependent on others: Iran's Salehi
  • pv-magazine - EU approves France's plan to replace nuclear plant with 300 MW of PV - Emiliano Bellini
  • Korea Herald - Govt. to announce blueprint on nuke plant decommissioning in March
  • The Hindu, India - Locals to go to court against public hearing for jetty near nuclear plant - Alok Deshpande
  • London Times - Germ warfare by Kim Jong-un 'is bigger threat' than nuclear programme - Richard Lloyd Parry, Asia Editor
  • Yonhap News Agency - Rally against nuclear phase-out policy
  • Yonhap News Agency - U.S. think tank unveils 'undeclared' N.K. missile base--About 340,000 sign up against nuclear phase-out policy: activists - ycm@yna.co.kr
  • Yonhap News Agency - Seoul claims nuclear-free energy policy not the cause of high fine-dust levels - Kang Yoon-seung
  • Yonhap News Agency - Rally against nuclear phase-out policy
  • google - https://en.yna.co.kr/+nuclear&num=100&newwindow=1&client=firefox-b-1-ab&source=lnt&tbs=qdr:w&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwjN5NXXvv_fAhW8FzQIHUUqCBQQpwUIJQ&biw=1463&bih=1011 - site:Yonhap News Agency
  • Business Standard - Rosatom announces scholarships for Indian students in nuclear energy studies - Press Trust of India
  • BusinessGreen - Green Alliance: UK must look to EU interconnection amid 'crumbling' nuclear plans - Michael Holder
  • Deutsche Welle - Opinion: Europe caught in a dangerous nuclear trap - Christian F. Trippe
  • Scottish Daily Record - Royal Navy nuclear submarine involved in near-miss with Scottish ferry - Neil Lancefield
  • Worcester Telegram, MA - Wind farm expansion to power local homes - Ken Cleveland
  • Daily Mail Australia - 'Soviet grandeur has turned into a post-apocalyptic wasteland': Haunting photos show once-thriving industrial towns in the USSR that have been left to ruin - Jennifer Newton
  • DutchNews - Corrosion hits geothermal heat projects, inspectors promise new rules
  • Chicago Tribune - With little space for solar farms, suburbs are finding creative ways to embrace renewable energy - Sarah Freishtat
  • EIN News - Outraged Hunters Point residents demand Gavin Newsom fire Tetra Tech
  • FITSNews.com, SC - Former SCANA Chief Part Of New Santee Cooper Bid--What could possibly go wrong, right?
  • Asahi Shimbun - Editorial: Japan needs to heat up efforts to slash harmful emissions
  • Bellona - Russian Ministers try nervously to fulfill Putin's Arctic shipping goals - Charles Digges
  • Mehr News Agency - Khashoggi, Bin Salman's nightmare - Mohammad Homaiefar
  • Mehr News Agency - Russia refuses to participate in Warsaw summit
  • Mehr News Agency - Mogherini not to attend anti-Iran Warsaw conf.
  • Mehr News Agency - Guterres deeply worried about US sanctions against Iran: UN official
  • Press TV - Israeli strikes aimed at prolonging crisis in in Syria: Damascus
  • Press TV - Syria downed over 30 Israeli cruise missiles, bombs: Russia
  • Press TV - Taliban assault on Afghan military compound kills over 100 troops
  • Press TV - Saudi Arabia conducts deadly airstrikes on Sana'a
  • Press TV - Syria says its air defenses intercept 'most of Israeli missiles' fired on Damascus
  • Press TV - Iran holds international conference on Gaza resistance
  • Press TV - US gained nothing after spending $7,000bn in Iraq, Syria: Iran military chief
  • Press TV - Israeli strikes aimed at prolonging crisis in in Syria: Damascus
  • Xinhua - Netanyahu says Iran to "face consequences" for threatening Israel -
  • Xinhua - Israeli missile attacks kill 11 military personnel in Syria: monitor
  • Japan Times - Japan's plans to sell nuclear plants overseas derailed
  • High Country News - Letter: Nuclear propaganda - Carole Hisasue
  • High Country News - Is nuclear energy the key to saving the planet?

    Sunday, January 20, 2019

  • India Times - Businessman held for bid to sell Rs 27 crore 'depleted urani .. - RS 270,000,000 Indian Rupee equals $3,789,207.00[google]
  • Willoughby News-Herald, OH - Editorial: Future for Perry Nuclear Power Plant hinges on final legislative push
  • LobeLog.com - Living the Nuclear Past–and Future - Susan Southard
  • Korea Herald - OpEd: How to deal with a nuclear North Korea? - Park Sang-seek
  • India Times - Having nuclear weapons makes a country stronger'
  • JerusalemOnline - Israel's Secret Nuclear Reactor
  • Sputnik News - Israel Began Nuclear Weapons Program Without Telling Gov't, Knesset, Memos Show
  • Japan Today - Hitachi debacle strengthens Franco-Chinese hand in UK nuclear industry - Geert De Clercq
  • LobeLog.com - The Iran Nuclear Deal at Three - International Crisis Group
  • The Guardian - The Observer view: the Hitachi fiasco confirms that our energy policy now lies in ruins
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - Pilgrim critics challenge Entergy and Holtec - Christine Legere
  • National Interest - Meet DARPA's 'Glide Breaker': A Hypersonic Missile Killer? - Michael Peck
  • Virginia Lawyers Weekly - SC lacks standing to sue U.S. over nuclear facility (access required)
  • Oak Ridge Today - Director named at Radiation Emergency Assistance Center/Training Site - Amy Schwinge
  • Ynetnews - Israel's delicate dance between the US and China - Former Mosasd chief Efraim Halevy
  • Casper Star-Tribune - With uranium mining under pressure, Wyoming lawmakers suggest tax cuts - Heather Richards
  • Japan Times - Editorial: Plans to sell nuclear plants overseas derailed
  • Kyiv Post - Westinghouse to provide Ukraine with technology of nuclear fuel production - Interfax-Ukraine.
  • Jackson Sun, TN - No more corporate bailouts - Peter Roff, Cagle Cartoons Syndicate
  • Columbus Dispatch, OH - Column: NO: Project unnecessary, probably won't save consumers money - J.P. Blackwood, Grove City, spokesperson for the Ohio Consumers' Counsel
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Without Ed Westcott, the Secret City would have stayed secret - Ray Smith
  • Bangkok Post - Hub of madness--Our reliance on burning fossil fuel dooms us all - Andrew Biggs
  • Cambridge Independent - Work begins on University of Cambridge's new £300m Cavendish Laboratory and shared facilities hub - Adrian Curtis
  • Coastal Observer, Pawleys Island, SC - In Santee Cooper debate, lawmakers say ratepayers will be top priority - Charles Swenson
  • Mehr News Agency - JCPOA Supervisory Board to have final say on leaving or remaining in deal
  • Mehr News Agency - Larijani slams US double standards regarding human rights
  • Mehr News Agency - Syria condemns US-led coalition repeated crimes against civilians in Deir Ezzor
  • Press TV - US military claims 52 Shabab militants killed in Somalia airstrikes
  • Press TV - Syria's air defense thwarts Israeli strike near Damascus: State media
  • Press TV - Russia warns Israel against more Syria strikes
  • Press TV - 10% increase in Israeli demolition of Palestinian structures last year: OCHA -
  • Press TV - JCPOA defeat to endanger European security, Iran warns
  • The Diplomat - How Direct Democracy Went Nuclear in Taiwan--A contentious vote on Taiwan's nuclear future showed how the country's public referendums went haywire - Nick Aspinwall

    Saturday, January 19, 2019

  • Oregon Public Broadcasting - Federal Plan Could Reclassify Hanford Nuclear Waste – and Leave it in the Ground - Anna King and John Notarianni
  • Keene Sentinel - Editorial: A notable milestone: The sale of Vermont Yankee isn't the end of the story, but it's significant
  • Arizona Daily Sun - Uranium depleted of radioactivity can still pose human risk, researchers say - Scott Buffon
  • Sputnik News - 'Toxic History': Washington State Prepares to Sue US Navy Over Hazardous Dumping
  • POGO - Unseen Casualties of the Shutdown: Accountability and Transparency - Sean Moulton
  • Siasat Daily, Hyderabad, India - Jamal Khashoggi would have been alive if Israel din't sell tech to Saudi Arabia: Snowden
  • LA Monitor - LANL contributes $3 billion a year to the state's economy
  • KUNM University Of New Mexico - Former WIPP Project Leader Talks Permit Changes - Marisa Demarco
  • Tri-City Herald - Hanford board gets around federal shutdown, sort of
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - DOE must explain high-level waste reclassification - Tami Thatcher
  • The Intercept - John Bolton Wants to Bomb Iran – and He May Get What He Wants - Mehdi Hasan
  • Bloomberg - 15 People Have Been Charged in the Flint Water Scandal - Associated Press
  • All India Radio - India signs long term contract with Uzbekistan for supply of Uranium
  • Tri-City Herald - OpEd: 75 Years of Hanford: Open to Interpretations - Roy Gephart
  • Japan Times - In wake of Hitachi decision, minister says Japan's strategy of promoting nuclear exports will not change
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Find a way to maintain nuclear power tech and ensure stable energy supply
  • Aiken Standard, SC - Roof repairs scheduled for nuclear processing facility at SRS, spokesperson says - Colin Demarest
  • The Scotsman - OpEd: Why ditching nuclear is bad for climate change, good for Putin - Brian Wilson
  • Oxford Mail - Nuclear warhead convoy passes Oxford - Erin Lyons
  • Telegraph Business, London - Will Britain's new nuclear age ever see the light of day? - Jillian Ambrose, Energy Editor
  • Trend News Agency - Uzbekistan creating single uranium extraction enterprise
  • Middletown Press and Journal - Rep. Mehaffie named co-chairman of Legislature's Nuclear Energy Caucus
  • North Wales Chronicle - It is "not the end of nuclear opportunities" at the Wylfa Newydd site on Anglesey says Secretary of State - Dale Spridgeon
  • Brookings Institution blog - 25 years after Ukraine denuclearized, Russian aggression continues to rise - Strobe Talbott and Maggie Tennis
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - Plymouth Select Board OKs Entergy PILOT agreement - Emily Clark
  • Gloucester Daily Times - Lawmakers oppose NRC's plan to extend Seabrook license by Jan. 30 - Jack Shea
  • Dong-A Ilbo - U.S. should not tolerate N. Korea's nuclear possession at second summit
  • Mainichi Daily News - TEPCO chief calls for realignment of nuclear power businesses
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Editorial: Regulators call out SCANA, but it's too little too late - Andrew Brown
  • Asahi Shimbun - The accountant who played by the numbers and lost, then won
  • St. Louis Post-Dispatch, MO - Shutdown leaves communities near toxic Superfund sites on edge - Dino Grandoni, Washington Post
  • FITSNews.com, SC - NextEra's Next Play--Offers for South Carolina's government-run utility, Santee Cooper, are taking shape …
  • USGS - M 4.9 - 82km ENE of Hachinohe, Japan
  • Asahi Shimbun - VOX POPULI: Hitachi boss just like proverbial general fighting the last war
  • Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission - Provide feedback on comments for a new draft regulatory document on deep geological repository site characterization
  • Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission - Want to learn more about our role as Canada's nuclear regulator?
  • Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission - Invitation to comment on draft REGDOC-3.1.3, Reporting Requirements for Waste Nuclear Substance Licensees, Class II Nuclear Facilities and Users of Prescribed Equipment, Nuclear Substances and Radiation Devices
  • Press TV - Syria urges Security Council to stop US-led strikes on civilian infrastructure
  • Press TV - US should replace Syria troops with private contractors: Blackwater founder -
  • Yonhap News Agency - Trump, Kim to hold 2nd summit near end of Feb.: White House

    Friday, January 18, 2019

  • Gazette-Times, Corvallis, OR - Union thanks pols for securing Wah Chang benefits - Bennett Hall
  • Radio New Zealand - Offshore detention whistle blower wins free speech award
  • Newsweek - Edward Snowden Hits Out At CIA Director Gina Haspel: 'You Can Literally Torture People and You Will Be Promoted' - Chantal Da Silva
  • Curbed San Francisco - Firm at center of Hunters Point fraud scandal rewarded with more government work--Company also transferred workers from beleaguered SF project to other radioactive cleanups - Chris Roberts
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Nuclear board sees no quick fix for LANL safety issues - Rebecca Moss
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Watchdogs fight WIPP permit change - Rebecca Moss
  • EIN News - National lab to make new fuel to support advanced reactors - Tim Jackson, Idaho National Laboratory
  • Moorpark Acorn, CA - Calls continue for independent study of fire impact on field lab - Melissa Simon
  • AP News - Iran's FM mocks John Bolton with '10-year challenge'
  • AP News - EU could snub US-Mideast meeting over Iran concerns - Lorne Cook
  • AP News - US, North Korea start talks aimed at 2nd Trump-Kim summit - MATTHEW LEE and DEB RIECHMANN
  • AP News - From New Orleans to Tehran: Life of detained Iran newscaster - Jon Gambrell
  • AP News - The Latest: No ruling on plutonium shipments to Nevada
  • AP News - Work on UK nuclear power plant halted over financing impasse
  • AP News - Appeal targets permit change for US nuclear repository
  • Reuters - Europe's patience with Iran wears thin, tiptoes toward Trump - Robin Emmott, John Irish
  • KSNV News3LV - No ruling for now on Nevada bid to block plutonium shipments - Ashley Forest
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Attorneys spar over plan to bring dangerous nuke material to Nevada - Colton Lochhead
  • Asia Times - Ground Zero Nagasaki: Living the nuclear past – and future - Susan Southard
  • Tri-City Herald - 75 Years of Hanford: Open to Interpretations - Roy Gephart
  • JURIST.org - Nuclear Energy Innovation and Modernization Act signed into law - Erik Slobe
  • Bloomberg - Hitachi Can't Cut Its Nuclear Bonds Soon Enough - Anjani Trivedi and David Fickling
  • The Guardian - Letters: Scrapping of nuclear plant should see UK renewables filling the void - Catherine Mitchell, Professor of energy policy, University of Exeter; Stephen Psallidas, Newcastle upon Tyne; Jeremy Cushing, Exeter; Hilda Reynolds, Bristol; Lorrie Marchington, Whaley Bridge, Derbyshire
  • World Nuclear News - Swedish regulator supports repository expansion
  • World Nuclear News - Russia and Serbia to cooperate in nuclear power
  • World Nuclear News - The next steps for Horizon
  • World Nuclear News - US company demonstrates innovative waste disposal concept
  • World Nuclear News - NRG receives funding for nuclear medicine R&D centre
  • Interfax-Ukraine - Westinghouse will provide Ukraine with its technology of nuclear fuel production to build plant - Nasalyk
  • Manila Bulletin - House OKs on third and final reading bill on use and regulation of nuclear energy - Ben Rosario
  • The Mirror UK - Tories break promise and refuse tests for nuclear guinea pigs' families
  • Ha'aretz Daily - Secret Handwritten Memos Reveal How Israel's Nuclear Program Came to Be - Adam Raz
  • Energy News Network - Nuclear plants – and inspectors – continue to work through shutdown - Kathiann M. Kowalski
  • Fin24 - Challenge against removal of nuclear corp. board struck from urgent court roll - Lameez Omarjee
  • Brussels Times - Electrabel fears reduced nuclear availability in winter 2019-2020
  • WBUR Boston, MA - Regulators Are Set To Allow Seabrook Nuclear Plant In N.H. To Run Through 2050 - Annie Ropeik
  • KNPR Las Vegas - No Ruling On Plutonium Shipments To Nevada - Associated Press
  • Aiken Standard, SC - Radiation-contaminated water discovered at SRS facility, new report states - Colin Demarest
  • Creamer Media's Engineering News - New board has important issues to consider regarding Necsa - Rebecca Campbell
  • Charlotte Business Journal - Duke Energy makes offer to purchase troubled South Carolina utility - John Downey
  • USGS - M 5.2 - 81km ENE of Hachinohe, Japan
  • USGS - M 5.0 - 3km E of Sawara, Japan
  • IAEA - Ensuring the Safe Use of Advanced Radiotherapy in Eastern Europe and Central Asia - Laura Gil, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - New CRP: Advancing the State-of-Practice in Uncertainty and Sensitivity Methodologies for Severe Accident Analysis in Water Cooled Reactors (I31033) - Tatjana Jevremovic and Matthias Krause, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • Asahi Shimbun - ANALYSIS: Hitachi debacle aids France, China hand in British nuclear
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Japan's nuclear exports coming to dead end?
  • Mainichi Daily News - Japan to press on with nuclear export drive after Hitachi blow
  • Belarus News (BelTA)- - IMF offers recommendations to Belarus following Article IV Consultation
  • Mehr News Agency - Over 3,000 activists sign petition to bar anti-Iran conf. in Warsaw
  • Press TV - 20 Syrian civilians killed as new US-led airstrikes target Dayr al-Zawr
  • Press TV - 30 injured as Israeli soldiers open fire on Palestinians during Gaza protests
  • Press TV - Mogherini, EU ministers to snub US summit against Iran
  • Press TV - Assassination of Iranian nuclear scientists -
  • Press TV - Macron says France seeks to remain in Syria, 'militarily engaged' in Mideast

    Thursday, January 17, 2019

  • S&P Global Platts- - Some US nuclear industry officials question if new repository strategy needed - Author Elaine Hiruo William Freebairn
  • KOLO Reno NV - Lawmakers react to Governor Sisolak's State of the State - Terri Russell
  • Utility Dive - Trump signs bill streamlining advanced nuclear regs, as Senate considers R&D funding - Iulia Gheorghiu
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - DOE must explain high-level waste reclassification - Tami Thatcher
  • Surf City SandPaper, NJ - Feds Set Date to Hear Concerns Over NJ Company's Plans for Spent Nuclear Fuel Repository - Gina G. Scala
  • GeekWire - Former NRC head disagrees with Bill Gates, says nuclear not a safe bet for combating climate change - Molly Brown
  • Texas Observer - Report: Power Plants are Leaking Cancer-Causing Toxins into Groundwater Across Texas
  • Intermountain Catholic - Around the Diocese(#3): Remembering Downwinders--The eighth annual memorial service to honor those harmed by nuclear weapons...
  • Farmington Press, Park Hills, MO - State auditor reaffirms commitment to fight corruption
  • The Guardian - Australia: Nauru doctor wins global free speech award for speaking out on offshore immigration - Ben Doherty in London
  • WVLT, Knoxville, TN - ORNL offering loan program for unpaid federal workers
  • Phys.org - Neutron science publications reach new highs at ORNL's flagship facilities
  • Taos News, NM - Los Alamos National Laboratory employed 11,743 people in 2018 - Teya Vitu
  • Idaho State Journal - Idaho National Laboratory to benefit from nuclear innovation legislation signed into law by president - Sen. Mike Crapo's Office
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - New bill, signed by Trump, to streamline nuclear energy regulation - Ryan Suppe -
  • KVAL, Eugene, OR - 'We made atomic bombs': Nuclear Care Partners helps with aftermath of workplace radiation
  • Thousand Oaks Acorn, CA - Letter: Meltdown anything but minor - Daniel Hirsch, Ben Lomond, Calif, retired director of the Program on Environmental Policy at UC Santa Cruz and President of the CommitteeBridge the Gap
  • Thousand Oaks Acorn, CA - NORTHRIDGE QUAKE: 25 YEARS LATER-- Destructive temblor seared in local history - Dawn Megli-Thuna
  • AP News - Work on UK nuclear power plant halted over financing impasse
  • AP News - Court Blocks Release of Controversial Illinois Electric Market Study
  • AP News - Gov. Cuomo: NY must go 100 percent clean energy by 2040 - David Klepper
  • Bloomberg - Hitachi Ends U.K. Nuclear Power Bid - Kiyotaka Matsuda and Stephen Stapczynski
  • Reuters - Hitachi halts UK nuclear project as energy supply crunch looms - Nina Chestney, Makiko Yamazaki
  • Reuters - China to help plug UK nuclear power gap as Japanese plans falter - Susanna Twidale
  • Reuters - UK to explore options for funding new nuclear -energy secretary - Nina Chestney and Susanna Twidale
  • Reuters - Hitachi halts UK nuclear project as energy supply crunch looms - Nina Chestney, Makiko Yamazaki
  • Reuters - Hitachi freezes British nuclear project, books $2.8 bln hit - Makiko Yamazaki
  • Reuters - Russia, U.S. fail to save missile treaty, Washington to pull out - Robin Emmott
  • CNN - Hitachi shelves $20 billion nuclear power plant in UK - Daniel Shane, CNN Business
  • The Guardian - Nuclear power can be green – but at a price - Damian Carrington
  • Financial Times - Hitachi shelves new Welsh nuclear plant - Robin Harding in Tokyo and Jim Pickard in London
  • British Telecommunications - Plans for new nuclear power station suspended
  • Forbes blog - If Progressive Democrats Care So Much About The Climate, Why Are They Trying to Kill Nuclear Power? - Michael Shellenberger
  • The Guardian - US to begin nuclear treaty pullout next month after Russia missile talks fail - Julian Borger in Washington
  • OilPrice - Can The U.S. Keep Its Nuclear Industry Afloat? - Haley Zaremba
  • Asahi Shimbun - Koizumi says Japan must say 'no' to nuclear energy
  • Washington Examiner - Nuclear power plants running safely after East Coast quake - John Siciliano
  • Reuters UK - Hitachi halts UK nuclear project as energy supply crunch looms - Nina Chestney, Makiko Yamazaki
  • BBC News - Wylfa: Decision on future of nuclear power station expected
  • Washington Post - To fight climate change, nuclear power is a must - Stephen Rodgers, Fairfax
  • The Diplomat - Van Jackson on Dealing With a Nuclear North Korea - Prashanth Parameswaran
  • Quartz - The good, the bad, and the ugly of Germany's changing energy landscape - Daniel Wolfe
  • Arirang TV/Radio - U.S. Forces Japan to rectify its controversial video on YouTube that calls N. Korea a nuclear power Updated: 2019-01-17 16:27:52 KST - jiwonpark@arirang.co.kr
  • BBC News - Wylfa Newydd and the energy gap - Steffan Messenger
  • Jerusalem Post - Netanyahu to AIPAC: Trump's ban on nuclear deal most vital event of 2018 - Tzvi Joffre
  • BBC News - Nuclear plant in Anglesey suspended by Hitachi
  • European Council on Foreign Relations - Why the Iran nuclear deal still matters for Europe
  • Sky News, UK - Hitachi to suspend work on £20bn nuclear reactor in Wales
  • East Anglian Daily Times - EDF insists nuclear has 'strong future' despite a halt on Welsh power project - Richard Cornwell
  • Gloucestershire Live - RECAP: Hundreds of jobs at risk in Gloucester after work on Welsh nuclear plant suspended - Ed Stilliard
  • Los Angeles Business Journal - U.S. Sues Tetra Tech for Up to $800 Million for Alleged Mishandling of Bay Area Nuclear Cleanup Contract - Howard Fine
  • All Things Nuclear - New Analysis: US Missile Defense Tests Lack Realistic Decoys - David Wright, co-director and senior scientist
  • All Things Nuclear - The Long-Overdue Missile Defense Review Expected (Again) This Week - Stephen Young, Washington representative and senior analyst
  • DOE - Energy Department Announces Battery Recycling Prize and Battery Recycling R&D Center
  • DOE - Department of Energy to Provide $45 Million for Chemical and Materials Research in Quantum Information Science
  • NRC - Validation of keff Calculations for Extended BWR Burnup Credit (NUREG/CR-7252, ORNL/TM-2018/797)
  • USGS - M 4.8 - 50km SSE of Shizunai, Japan
  • IAEA - The IAEA and Climate Change: Adaptation, Monitoring and Mitigation - Noah Mayhew, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - Nuclear Science Education Programme in Asia Pacific: Looking Towards 2021 - William Foster, IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation
  • World Nuclear News - UK unveils financial terms it offered Hitachi
  • World Nuclear News - Wolsong 1 simulator to be repurposed for use at unit 3
  • World Nuclear News - US nuclear innovation act becomes law
  • World Nuclear News - Russia starts installing MBIR control assembly
  • World Nuclear News - Viewpoint: Why the USA should partner with Africa to deploy advanced reactors
  • Japan Times - Hitachi decides to halt U.K. nuclear project due to investment shortfall
  • Mainichi Daily News - Hitachi halts British nuclear project due to investment shortfall
  • Mehr News Agency - Terrorist war against Syrian people no longer limited to Syria
  • Mehr News Agency - Pompeo does not have right to interfere in Iran-Iraq ties
  • Mehr News Agency - Mogherini likely not to attend anti-Iran Warsaw conf.: spokesperson
  • Mehr News Agency - Iran rejects US, France opposition to satellite launch
  • Mehr News Agency - Araghchi says US not trustworthy due to withdrawal from JCPOA
  • Mehr News Agency - Ghasemi to Netanyahu: Know your limits; Iran is not deterred by your threats
  • Mehr News Agency - Iran condemns US' arrest of Press TV anchor
  • Press TV - American law expert: Hashemi's detention 'unconstitutional'
  • Press TV - Abbas raps Israeli occupation as Palestine takes over G77 chairmanship
  • Press TV - Senior cleric questions Iran's stay in JCPOA amid EU inaction
  • Press TV - US making a 'fool' out of itself by jailing Press TV anchor: Journalist -
  • Press TV - IRGC commander vows to protect Iranian advisors in Syria after Israeli PM's threat
  • Xinhua - Iran vows to keep advisers, hardware in Syria
  • POGO - House of Representatives Adopts Whistleblower and Ethics Reforms for Itself - Peter Tyler
  • Aiken Standard, SC - District judge grants S.C. intervention in lawsuit; hearing scheduled for mid-January - Colin Demarest
  • UPI - North Korea no longer listed as 'enemy' in Seoul defense report - Wooyoung Lee
  • Asahi Shimbun - TEPCO's refusal to settle money talks prompts center to bow out - Masahito Iinuma
  • FAIR.org - 'US Administrations Have Been Intervening in Venezuela Since at Least the Early 2000s' - CounterSpin interview with Alexander Main on Maduro's reelection w/Janine Jackson
  • Energy Voice - A very 'unusual' radioactive waste disposal job - by Chris MacLennan
  • Oregon Public Broadcasting - Federal Hanford Cleanup Watchdog Put To Sleep By Government Shutdown - Anna King
  • American Gaming Association - Yucca Mountain
  • Consortium News - Bases, Bases, Everywhere … Except in the Pentagon's Report - Nick Turse, TomDispatch
  • Falkirk Herald, UK - Langlees-based company using 'invisible outer space particles' for crucial nuclear waste work - Jonathon Reilly
  • KOLO Reno NV - Lawmakers react to Governor Sisolak's State of the State - Terri Russell

    Wednesday, January 16, 2019

  • Lexology - Pennsylvania's Cleanup Standards - Are More Changes on the Way? - Manko Gold Katcher & Fox - Darryl D. Borrelli
  • San Francisco Chronicle - US sues Tetra Tech over Hunters Point shipyard work, claiming widespread fraud - Jason Fagone and Cynthia Dizikes
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Idaho National Laboratory to benefit from nuclear innovation legislation signed into law by president - Sen. Mike Crapo
  • CCM Colorado Golden Transcript - Rocky Flats subject to another lawsuit over safety--Citizen groups file petition to unseal Rocky Flats records from 1989-1992 Grand Jury investigation - Christy Steadman
  • KUOW Seattle - Federal Hanford Cleanup Watchdog Put To Sleep During Government Shutdown - Anna King
  • AP News - Seabrook power plant a step closer to license extension
  • AP News - PR: NuScale and JAEC Agree to Explore SMR Deployment in Jordan - Diane Hughes, NuScale Vice President
  • AP News - CERN lays out vision for next-generation particle collider
  • Bloomberg - Brexit Pushes U.K. to Brink as Government Fights to Survive - Robert Hutton, Kitty Donaldson, and Tim Ross
  • Reuters - French grid operator urges restart of EDF's coal power plants during cold snap - Bate Felix
  • Slate Magazine - Stop Going Nuclear--Nuclear power is too dangerous for use as an energy source. Take it from the guy who chaired a nuclear commission under Obama. - Mike Pesca, The Gist
  • Forbes blog - U.S. CO2 Emissions Rise As Nuclear Power Plants Close - James Conca
  • Financial Times - Russia claims US demand over missile system to save nuclear pact - Henry Foy in Moscow and Michael Peel in Brussels
  • Phys.org - New book tells story of secret Hollywood studio that shaped the nuclear age - Craig Chamberlain, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • World Nuclear News - Further US grant for Framatome EATF development
  • World Nuclear News - Russia starts installing MBIR control assembly
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Letter: Nevada is not a nuclear waste dumping ground - Tom Whiteleather, Las Vegas
  • The Outline, New York, NY - If we want to stave off climate change we're going to need nuclear reactors - Kevin Litman-Navarro
  • Gov.UK - Welsh Government launches policy to deal with radioactive waste - Radioactive Waste Management
  • Gov.UK - Robots tackle Sellafield's notorious radioactive 'hot spot' - Sellafield Ltd and Nuclear Decommissioning Authority
  • News & Star - Robots start tackling radioactive sludge at Sellafield - Nicole Regan
  • EurActiv - MEPs agree to fund 'chimera' nuclear fusion project - Sam Morgan
  • Sputnik News - Netanyahu Reportedly Asked for Trump's Support Ahead of Iran Nuke Archive Op
  • ShaleOhio - Power companies ask Supreme Court to strike down nuclear power subsidies - Zachary Eddy
  • Kashmir Times - Jaitapur: Ten years of a peaceful agitation against nuclear lobbies - Anuj Wankhede
  • Sofia News Agency - 10 Incidents with Radioactive Sources Registered in Bulgaria in 2018
  • CapeCod.com - Pilgrim Nuclear Plant's Decommissioning Plans Presented to the Public
  • WATD FM Marshfield, MA - Plymouth: Nuclear Regulatory Commission Hosts Public Meeting Tonight at Hotel 1620 - Mariel Reed
  • ConstructionNews UK - Wylfa nuclear: Welsh Government seeks Westminster assurance - Ian Weinfass
  • North Wales Chronicle - Politicians react during week of speculation over Wylfa Newydd nuclear plant's future on Anglesey - Dale Spridgeon
  • Scientific American - Fukushima Residents Return Despite Radiation - Jane Braxton Little
  • Bellona - Bellona publishes new report on the Mayak Production Association - Charles Digges
  • Brattleboro Reformer - Further study of Vermont Yankee fuel casks proposed - Susan Smallheer, Brattleboro Reformer
  • CGTN News - Father of China's hydrogen bomb, Yu Min, dies aged 93 - Gao Yun, Huang Zhengzheng
  • Navajo-Hopi Observer - Rumble on the Mountain highlights plight of indigenous peoples on the Colorado Plateau--Annual event returns to Flagstaff's Coconino Center for the Arts Jan. 19 - Katherine Locke
  • CERN - International collaboration publishes concept design for a post-LHC future circular collider at CERN
  • The State - The myths about selling Santee Cooper
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Letter: Dominion Energy - James S. Yarborough, Waring Street, Summerville
  • DOE - US Deputy Secretary of Energy Dan Brouillette Meets in Jerusalem with Israel's Minister of Energy Dr. Yuval Steinitz
  • NRC - NRC Opens Online Registration for 2019 Regulatory Information Conference
  • NAS - Project Information: Challenges in Initiating and Conducting Long-Term Health Monitoring of Populations Following Nuclear and Radiological Emergencies in the United States: A Workshop
  • Yonhap News Agency - Pence: N. Korea yet to take concrete steps to denuclearize - hague@yna.co.kr
  • Nevada Independent - Sisolak picks Reno Councilman David Bobzien to run Office of Energy - Daniel Rothberg
  • FAIR.org - Triumph of Conventional Wisdom: AP Expunges Iran/Contra Pardons from Barr's Record - Sam Husseini
  • RT - Russian nuclear firm wins contracts to clean up Fukushima
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Costs for scrapping Japan's nuclear facilities estimated at Â¥6.7 tril. -
  • DOE:EM - EM Update | Vol. 11, Issue 2 | Jan. 15, 2019

    Tuesday, January 15, 2019

  • TIME - Hiroshima and Nagasaki: Photos From the Ruins - Ben Cosgrove
  • FAIR.org - The Return of Reefer Madness - Ari Paul
  • Consortium News - The Memo That Helped Kill a Half Million People in Syria - Daniel Lazare
  • Consortium News - Senate Committee on Appropriations Subcommittee Hearing: Review the Future of Nuclear Power: Advanced Reactors - Subcommittee on Energy and Water Development
  • IISS.org - Uncertain future: The JCPOA and Iran's nuclear and missile programmes - Chaired ByEllen Laipson, SpeakerMark Fitzpatrick, SpeakerMichael Elleman
  • UPI - Japanese ex-commander: Kim Jong Un still building nuclear weapons - Elizabeth Shim
  • Albuquerque Journal - Udall suggests new administration reconsider WIPP volume change - Mark Oswald
  • Tri-City Herald - Kennewick's newest councilman is no stranger to city hall - Wendy Culverwell
  • Augusta Chronicle, GA - Waste removal for tank closure project underway at SRS
  • Aiken Standard, SC - S.C. again asks Nevada court to grant intervention in SRS-tied lawsuit - Colin Demarest
  • Aiken Standard, SC - SRNS tasked with initial work for 'Savannah River Pit Production Plant,' official says - Colin Demarest
  • Nevada Current - Former NRC chair: Nuclear power is a "failed technology" - Hugh Jackson
  • Science Now blog - Book Review: Deference to industry trumps nuclear safety in the U.S., warns a controversial former regulator - Jacob Darwin Hamblin
  • Nevada Independent - Harry Reid unplugged - Jon Ralston
  • Albuquerque Journal - Permit changes at WIPP face challenges - Mark Oswald
  • Cape Cod Times - Letter: Downwinders skeptical of Holtec - Diane Turco, Harwich
  • Wall Street Journal - AG Nominee Barr Reverses Position on Key Whistleblower Law--He previously called the law, a key tool for fighting fraud, an 'abomination' - Samuel Rubenfeld
  • Whistleblower Protection Blog - Attorney General nominee Barr commits to "diligently uphold" the False Claims Act - Tinker Ready
  • New York Times - Trump's Pick for Attorney General Faces Heat Over Opposition to Whistle-Blower Law - Robert Pear
  • NBC Bay Area - Gov. Sues Tetra Tech for Alleged False Claims in Hunters Point Cleanup
  • Curbed San Francisco - Federal government sues over Hunters Point cleanup fraud - Adam Brinklow
  • New Mexico In Depth - Legislature should enact voters' mandate for strong ethics commission - Heather Ferguson, Common Cause New Mexico
  • Japan Times - Prosecutors seek 18 months for ex-Mitsubishi Hitachi Power executives in landmark plea deal
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Research: LANL economic impact is in the billions - Teya Vitu
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Los Alamos National Laboratory Contributes $3 Billion Annually To New Mexico State Economy - LANL News
  • Albuquerque Journal - LANL: Research shows lab's economic impact is $3.1B a year - Mark Oswald
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - LANL: 'Realistic' New Model Points Way To More Efficient and Profitable Fracking
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Group that oversees LANL safety gets new member - Rebecca Moss
  • LA Monitor - Local senators file wide ranging legislation - Tris DeRoma
  • AP News - Russia, US say no progress in nuclear arms pact dispute
  • AP News - Iran satellite fails to reach orbit in US-criticized launch - Nasser Karimi and Jon Gambrell
  • Reuters - Exclusive: Chile nuclear watchdog weighs probe into fraud over lithium exports - documents - Dave Sherwood
  • Reuters - Iran could enrich uranium to 20 percent within four days: atomic chief - Babak Dehghanpisheh
  • Reuters - Iran satellite launch, which U.S. warned against, fails - Babak Dehghanpisheh in Geneva and David Brunnstrom in Washington
  • Reuters - U.S., North Korea to hold talks this week seeking 'interim' deal: media - Hyonhee Shin, Joyce Lee
  • Chosun Ilbo - U.S. Forces Japan Lists N.Korea as 'Declared Nuclear State' - Yang Seung-sik
  • World Nuclear News - Wyoming uranium projects look to the future
  • World Nuclear News - NuScale SMR to be considered for use in Jordan
  • Euronews - How does Finland handle radioactive waste? By burying it - Ilmari Huttu-Hiltunen
  • SFGate - Former top regulator now says nuclear power 'hazardous'--In explosive new book, calls for U.S. reactors to be shut down before 'catastrophe' - Mark Albert
  • Mainichi Daily News - Editorial: Public, private sectors should work together for abolition of nuclear weapons
  • BusinessTech South Africa - ANC drops Zuma's nuclear plans – and embraces renewable energy instead
  • The Week UK - Britain's nuclear energy future in jeopardy
  • Utility Dive - SCANA deliberately misled regulators overseeing nuclear project, South Carolina PSC concludes - Robert Walton
  • Foster's Daily Democrat - Seabrook nuclear plant set to receive 20-year extension - Angeljean Chiaramida
  • New Hampshire Public Radio - Regulators To Allow Seabrook Nuclear Plant To Run Through 2050 - Annie Ropeik
  • Newsweek - Nuclear Fusion: We've Discovered a Way to Stabilize Super-hot Plasma - Allan H. Reiman and Nathaniel J. Fisch
  • Korea Herald - Resistance grows to Moon's nuclear phase-out - Kim Bo-gyung
  • Korea Times - Editorial: Reconsider nuclear phase-out--Voices are growing against Moon's reckless energy policy
  • ESI Africa - Nuclear scholarships for African students, announced by Rosatom
  • Johannesburg Citizen, South Africa - Russia's nuclear firm Rosatom offers scholarships for African students - Brian Sokutu
  • Vestnik Kavkaza - Uzbekistan turns to nuclear energy to power economy
  • Toledo Blade - Davis-Besse nuclear reactor close to full power - Tom Henry
  • Montel News - EDF eyes controversial expansion of French nuclear sites - Leila Fernández Thévoz, London
  • BBC News - Hitachi 'more likely to put Wylfa Newydd on hold'
  • Energy Voice - A very 'unusual' radioactive waste disposal job - Chris MacLennan
  • Baltic Times - Astravyets NPP might affect nuclear energy reputation, Lithuanian energy minister says
  • Belsat.eu - Lukashenka signs decree defining liability for nuclear incidents at Belarusian NPP
  • Belsat.eu - Spent nuclear fuel of Belarusian NPP to be stored in Belarus
  • Asia Times - China hails top PLA engineer's 'impregnable' nuclear bunkers
  • ScienceAlert Australia - These Experts Think There's Only One Type of Energy That Can Truly Save Our Planet - Kristin Houser, Futurism
  • IAEA - Nuclear Research Reactors - Story: Alejandra Silva Video: Svetlomir Slavchev
  • IAEA - First Caribbean Students Graduate from IAEA School of Radiation Emergency Management - David de Jonge, IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation
  • IAEA - New CRP: Doctoral CRP on Advances in Radiotherapy Techniques (E24022) - Sarah Kiehne, IAEA Department of Nuclear Science and Applications; Noura El-Haj, IAEA Department of Nuclear Science and Applications
  • IAEA - NEW CRP: Development of Radiation-Grafted Membranes for Cleaner and Sustainable Energy (F22072) - Bum Soo Han , IAEA Department of Nuclear Sciences and Applications
  • Bellona - Decommissioning Russia's RBMK reactors by waiting for better days - Charles Digges
  • Independent Barents Observer - Russia designs ice-breaking nuclear-powered submarine for Arctic shelf operations - Thomas Nilsen
  • France 24 - Russia in 'material breach' of key nuclear treaty: US - AFP
  • Korea Herald - Local experts doubt report on NK bolstering nuclear arsenal - Park Han-na
  • Washington Times - Bolton endorses report accusing Iran of hiding nuclear facilities - Victor Morton
  • TASS - Paris interested in projects afoot at Joint Institute for Nuclear Research
  • Ynetnews - Netanyahu praises Bolton for 'pressure on Iran to abandon nuclear ambitions' - Kim Legziel
  • Trend News Agency - Iran's Energy Ministry eyes to export 20% of Bushehr nuke plant's electricity
  • E&E Daily - Trump's nuclear revival? It's a 'black box' - Hannah Northey and Jeremy Dillon
  • E&E Daily - Another shutdown victim: FOIA rules debate - Michael Doyle
  • Belarus News (BelTA)- - Feedback from public to help polish Belarusian nuclear power plant's fuel management strategy
  • NW Evening Mail - Moorside meeting as Cumbria leaders press Government for nuclear new-build in county - Nicole Regan
  • Financial Times - PG&E: file down--The group's market cap more than halved to $4bn on news it will file for bankruptcy protection
  • WCBD News2, Mt. Pleasant, SC - Not enough votes in the Senate to sell Santee Cooper? - Raymond Owens
  • FITSNews.com, SC - Palmetto State Lawmakers Demand Dominion Rebates … After Killing Them - South Carolina Democrats are a bit confused …
  • WCBD News2, Mt. Pleasant, SC - PSC: SCE&G intentionally withheld information, misled regulators - Tim Renaud
  • DOE - Deputy Secretary Brouillette meets with Qatar Minister of State for Energy Affairs Saad Al-Kaabi
  • DOE - Deputy Secretary Brouillette Attends Second Qatar-U.S. Strategic Dialogue
  • Asahi Shimbun - TEPCO's refusal to settle money talks prompts center to bow out - Masahito Iinuma
  • Mehr News Agency - Iran has enough supplies of 20% uranium: Salehi
  • Press TV - US 'fully' responsible if INF collapses, Russia says
  • Press TV - Israeli military finally admits supplying arms to Syria militants -
  • Press TV - Iran govt. gets clearance for $5 billion Russian loan

    Monday, January 14, 2019

  • New Jersey Monthly - After the Shutdown: Oyster Creek Nuclear Generating Station - Ian T. Shearn
  • Las Vegas Sun - First step to a solution on nuclear waste: End Yucca Mountain - Judy Treichel
  • Science News - Desalination pours more toxic brine into the ocean than previously thought - Jeremy Rehm
  • The Hill blog - William Barr's troubling history with whistleblowers - Stephen M. Kohn
  • Albuquerque Journal - Editorial: LANL director wise to get New Mexicans on staff
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - LANL Announces 2-Hour Delay Monday -
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Dr. Siegfried Hecker Presents 'A Look Ahead At 2019 Nuclear Hotspots Around The World' Lecture Saturday In Los Alamos
  • East Bay Times, CA - PG&E to close Diablo Canyon nuke plant in 10 years - George Avalos
  • East Bay Times, CA - PG&E to file for bankruptcy due to wildfire lawsuits; shares tank - Levi Sumagaysay
  • Bloomberg - Trump Makes 'A Lot of Money' Off White House Job, Cummings Says - Laura Litvan
  • Reuters - Supreme Court rejects U.S. troops' appeal over 'burn pits' illnesses - Lawrence Hurley
  • Reuters - RPT-GRAPHIC-President Trump can't stop U.S. coal plants from retiring - Scott DiSavino
  • Casper Star-Tribune - Uranium workers can face illnesses decades later. Many workers don't know that help is available. - Heather Richards
  • BBC News - Hitachi to decide on fate of UK nuclear plant - Robert Plummer
  • POWERnews - Hitachi May Scuttle UK Nuclear Project - Darrell Proctor
  • The Diplomat - Russia to Deploy Over 30 Nuclear-Capable 'Poseidon' Underwater Drones - Franz-Stefan Gady
  • Investment & Pensions Europe - Nuclear needs warming up - Joseph Mariathasan
  • IAEA - IAEA Holds, in Costa Rica, First Nuclear Knowledge Management School in Latin America - Maria Elena Urso, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy; Jenifer Avellaneda, IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation
  • World Nuclear News - Vermont Yankee sale completed
  • World Nuclear News - IAEA holds knowledge management course in Latin America
  • World Nuclear News - UK continues to prepare for Euratom exit
  • S&P Global Platts- - French nuclear output drops to 52 GW on maintenance, outage, delays - Andreas Franke
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Costs for scrapping Japan's nuclear facilities estimated at Â¥6.7 tril.
  • ECNS China News Service - Next-generation nuclear reactor ready for commercial run in China
  • KCBS San Francisco Bay Area - We're One Human Error From Nuclear Catastrophe
  • i24NEWS, Israel - Netanyahu broadcasts Israeli attacks on Iranian, Hezbollah targets in Syria
  • Xinhua - White House sought military options against Iran last year: report - Current News, UK
  • Current News, UK - Laying the groundwork for Britain's Internet of Energy - David Smith, Chief executive, Energy Networks Association
  • Punchline Magazine, Gloucestershire, UK - Clarity on energy firm's £20 billion project not on the horizon – yet - Andrew Merrell
  • New Civil Engineer UK - Wylfa engineer makes case for £20bn 'boring' nuclear project - Emily Ashwell
  • Financial Times - Uzbekistan turns to nuclear energy to power economy - Nastassia Astrasheuskaya
  • Charlotte Observer - In surprise reversal, PSC rules SCE&G misled regulators about failing nuclear project - Avery G. Wilks
  • Express & Star, Wolverhampton, UK - More than 700 'safety events' recorded at nuclear bases - Belarus News (BelTA)-
  • BelTA - Belarusian nuclear power plant representative talks about spent fuel management options
  • BelTA - Belarus, Russia intend to sign intergovernmental agreement on spent nuclear fuel processing 18:59 Society
  • Daily Energy Insider - Consumer group applauds uranium enrichment program in Ohio - Dave Kovaleski
  • Independent Barents Observer - Russia to deploy 16 nuclear-powered doomsday drones on combat duty from Barents Sea - Thomas Nilsen
  • Bangkok Nation - TINT all set to hold biennial International Nuclear Science and Technology Conference next month
  • FITSNews.com, SC - Santee Cooper Drama: MSM Plays Catch Up
  • USGS - M 5.1 - 11km SSE of Oyama, Japan
  • Asahi Shimbun - In tsunami-hit Tohoku, new adults recall hopes, victims
  • Mehr News Agency - Iran's oil market facing the new sanctions era; what to expect
  • Mehr News Agency - Iran ready to transfer advanced technologies to reconstruct Syria: MP -
  • Press TV - No military aspect to Iran's satellite activity: Ministry

    Sunday, January 13, 2019

  • Daily Press, Victorville, CA - Letter(#4): Reopening Yucca Mountain? - Tom Freeman, Pinon Hills
  • Mooresville Tribune, Statesville, NC - COAL ASH CLEANUP: Public comment sought on Duke Energy's plans to close basin - Jaime Gatton
  • Albuquerque Journal - Permit changes at WIPP face challenges - Mark Oswald
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - OpEd: Wondering about Paul Whelan - T. Douglas Reilly
  • AP News - Nuclear chief says Iran exploring new uranium enrichment
  • The Conversation - Science gets shut down right along with the federal government - Angela K. Wilson
  • Bloomberg - White House Asked the Pentagon for Options to Strike Iran, WSJ Says - Golnar Motevalli
  • Reuters - Iran says it is taking initial steps to design reactor fuel
  • Reuters - Iran protests to Poland over Iran-focused summit - Dubai newsroom, w/Anna Koper in Warsaw and Erik Knecht in Doha
  • Florida Times-Union - Call Box: Former nuclear weapons storage unit again draws interest
  • Wilkes-Barre Citizens' Voice, MA - Lawmakers push to save nuclear power - Eric Mark
  • TASS - Rosatom prepares new national project to develop nuclear technologies
  • TASS - Netanyahu confirms Israeli strikes on targets in Syria in last 36 hours
  • London Times - Energy ministers eye new formula to pay for Britain's nuclear power plants
  • infosurhoy.com - Hanging within the stability: the deliberate new nuclear energy station in North Wales – simply 60 miles from Dublin – Eire - Denis Bedoya
  • Xinhua - Iran denies withdrawal from nuke deal
  • Counterview.net - Nuclear reactors sought from French giant "not safe": Letter to Modi on Jaitapur project
  • New Straits Times - INF treaty crisis is a global security problem - Daryl G. Kimball
  • North West Star, Queensland - Bringing history back to life part 2 - Melissa North
  • TASS - Rosatom plans to retain its leading role in global NPP construction in coming decade
  • ITV - New support for Moorside nuclear plant
  • London Times - Hitachi pulls the plug and we're left in the dark - John Collingridge
  • NavyTimes - Op-ed: Want to fix the Navy's sub maintenance woes? Unleash the warrant officers - Chief Warrant Officer 3 Brian Fogarty
  • Aiken Standard, SC - S.C. again asks Nevada court to grant intervention in SRS-tied lawsuit - Colin Demarest
  • Tehran Times - Not all EU members favor SPV: Shireen Hunter - Javad Heirannia
  • Augusta Chronicle, GA - Waste removal for tank closure project underway at SRS
  • Tri-City Herald - Learn how Hanford is being kept secure
  • The State - Senate doesn't have the votes to sell Santee Cooper after nuclear fiasco, leaders say - Avery G. Wilks
  • Financial Times - After Wylfa – the case for an independent review of UK energy policy--Hitachi's withdrawal would mark the collapse of the strategy adopted in 2013 - Nick Butler
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - OpEd: Idaho Falls is protecting ratepayers - John Radford
  • Buffalo News - Buried hazards anticipated in Niagara Scenic Parkway removal - Thomas J. Prohaska
  • Cleveland Daily Banner, TN - Judge denies motion to set aside TVA property access order - Tim Siniard
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - New Mexico federal workers feel pain of shutdown - Sami Edge
  • Trend News Agency - Iran taking first steps to design 20% modern nuclear fuel: nuclear chief
  • Mehr News Agency - Iran dismisses rumors on JCPOA exit
  • Mehr News Agency - Iran begins designing upgraded 20% reactor fuel
  • Press TV - Iran taking first steps to design 20% modern nuclear fuel: nuclear chief
  • Press TV - White House asked Pentagon for Iran military strike plans in 2018: Report
  • Press TV - Major US allies not supporting anti-Iran stance: Commentator
  • Press TV - Major European firms reject US-led calls to boycott Huawei -
  • Press TV - Pompeo vows to 'expel' Iranians from Syria, calls US pullout 'tactical' anti-Iran bid

    Saturday, January 12, 2019

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Tenn. senator supports Yucca Mountain for nuclear waste storage - Gary Martin
  • Nevada Independent - Indy DC Download: Federal government shutdown now the longest in history - Humberto Sanchez
  • DOE:NNSS - Upcoming Public Events: Nevada Site Specific Advisory Board Public Meeting - Jan. 16, 2019
  • Scottish Courier - Letter: Scotland should not be a dumping ground - Les Mackay, 5 Carmichael Gardens, Dundee
  • Daily Reflector, Greenville, NC - Time running out for atrocious ag-gag law
  • Sputnik News - 'A Front': NewsGuard 'News Rating Agency' Guided by US Spies, 'Propagandists'
  • Albuquerque Journal - LANL, Sandia operators each get more than $40M for 2018 - Mark Oswald
  • Oak Ridge Today - K-25 Equipment Building & Viewing Tower: Design complete, construction funding available - John Huotari
  • AP News - U.S. Rep. Joe Wilson remains hopeful MOX project can be saved - Colin Demarest
  • AP News - Suit: Oilfield contamination prevalent in Spanish Lake basin - David J. Mitchell
  • Bloomberg - Britain's Failing Nuclear Plan Poses Huge Question for Power - Will Kennedy and Mathew Carr
  • Reuters - Commentary: The strange revisionism of Pompeo's Cairo speech - David Eckels Wade
  • Atlantic Council, Washington, DC - Nuclear Power Sparks Different Reactions - Ashish Kumar Sen
  • Wall Street Journal - Only Nuclear Energy Can Save the Planet - Joshua S. Goldstein and Staffan A. Qvist, Mr. Goldstein is a professor emeritus of international relations at American University; Mr. Qvist is an energy engineer and consultant.
  • Deseret News - Lighting up Utah with nuclear power? - Amy Joi O'Donoghue
  • Kalamazoo Gazette - Palisades nuclear plant reactor trips during testing - Brad Devereaux
  • Channel 4, UK - Fears over future of Welsh nuclear power station - Helia Ebrahimi
  • Rockland/Westchester Journal - Entergy sells Vermont Yankee nuclear plant, signaling what's to come for Indian Point - Thomas C. Zambito
  • Idaho State Journal - Hearing planned on barrel ruptures at E. Idaho nuclear site
  • Xinhua - Ready! Sino-European nuclear power unit to fuel global fusion
  • TASS - Russia's Rosatom holds talks on floating NPP worldwide
  • Brattleboro Reformer - Yankee sale to NorthStar completed - Susan Smallheer
  • Colorado Springs Gazette - OpEd: Coal entering a new era in 2019 - Terry Jarrett
  • TASS - Russia's Rosatom wins two bids for accident management at Fukushima NPP
  • TimesLIVE South Africa - Eight new senior appointments at cash-strapped Eskom - Amil Umraw
  • Canton Repository, OH - Letter: New reactors make nuclear energy generation viable alternative - Tim Elder, Nimishillen Township
  • Lancaster Intelligencer Journal - OpEd: State lawmakers should protect, support nuclear plants - Joe Gusler, president of the Central Pennsylvania Building and Construction Trades Council and the co-chair of the Clean Jobs for Pennsylvania Coalition
  • Muskogee Daily Phoenix, OK - Notes from the Chief: Years in the making: radioactive waste removed from Cherokee Nation - Bill John Baker, principal chief of the Cherokee Nation
  • Tri-City Herald - Learn how Hanford is being kept secure - staff
  • Winchester Star, VA - Editorial: 'Green New Deal'--Beware, it's coming to Virginia
  • Mainichi Daily News - Students translate booklet on 'Pikadon Sensei' A-bomb survivor's experience
  • Mehr News Agency - Europe's solutions to help Iran cannot be trusted: official
  • Mehr News Agency - Iran continues gas exports to Iraq, payments in euro
  • Mehr News Agency - Kabul not to allow US to operate against Iran: envoy
  • Mehr News Agency - US says not to extend waivers on Iran oil sanctions
  • Press TV - Five Palestinian families face eviction in favor of Israeli settlers -
  • Press TV - Emirati boss cages Asian migrant workers 'until they supported The Whites': Report
  • Voice of San Diego - North County Report: The Head-Spinning Complexity of Moving Nuclear Waste Out of San Diego - Jesse Marx
  • WATE Knoxville - Tennessee Sen. Lamar Alexander named Chairman of Senate subcommittee
  • Tri-City Herald - Some Hanford workers not owed full pensions; could decision impact thousands more? - Annette Cary

    Friday, January 11, 2019

  • Nevada Independent - Groundhog Day in new Congress: Yucca push coming - Humberto Sanchez
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Harry Reid says Trump has 'no conscience' for insisting on wall - Gary Martin
  • Pravda Report - All Great Men Pass in Solitude - Guy Somerset
  • Pagosa Daily Post, Pagosa Springs CO - Opinion: A Green New Deal - Robert Koehler
  • Sputnik News - Ecuador Believes Assange Should Surrender to UK Authorities – Foreign Minister
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Feds ding LANL over performance but award lab $47.9M - Rebecca Moss
  • Oak Ridge Today - ORNL adding three-story office, laboratory building - John Huotari
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Knox County Mayor Glenn Jacobs says shutdown shows federal government has too much power - Ryan Wilusz
  • DOE Newswise - Discovery adapts natural membrane to make hydrogen fuel from water
  • Denver Westword - Will the Rocky Flats Grand Jury Files Finally Be Opened? - Patricia Calhoun
  • Rocky Flats: Ambushed Grand Jury - Legal Petition Filed to Unseal Rocky Flats Grand Jury Records; Documents Describing Buried Contamination may Help Resolve Current Public Policy Debates
  • CBS Denver - Rocky Flats Controversy Continues: Activists Want Details On Inquiry Into Ex-Nuke Weapons Plant - Dan Elliott, Associated Press
  • Courthouse News Service - Former Workers Petition for Access to Sealed Rocky Flats Documents - Amanda Pampuro
  • Moorpark Acorn, CA - DOE releases cleanup plan for contaminated land--Work could start this year at site of partial meltdown - Melissa Simon
  • AP News - Closed Vermont nuclear plant sale complete
  • AP News - Government shutdown won't delay Nevada plutonium hearing - Scott Sonner
  • AP News - Federal work at Superfund sites suspended during shutdown - By Ellen Knickmeyer And Kim Chandler
  • AP News - Hearing planned on barrel ruptures at E. Idaho nuclear site - Keith Ridler
  • AP News - Activists want details on inquiry into ex-nuke weapons plant - Dan Elliott
  • Reuters - No states' nuke subsidies, power group tells Supreme Court - Barbara Grzincic
  • Reuters - Hitachi, UK say no decision taken on British nuclear project - Susanna Twidale, Makiko Yamazaki
  • Reuters - Breakingviews - Hitachi jitters place UK nuclear at crossroads - George Hay
  • Reuters - China's fourth Westinghouse-designed nuclear reactor begins operations - David Stanway
  • Reuters - Activists call for unsealing decades-old grand jury docs in Rocky Flats probe - Jim Christie
  • Greentech Media - Japan's Nuclear Export Struggles Narrow the Field of Suppliers - Jason Deign
  • CNN International - Review or 'cover up'? Mystery as Australia nuclear weapons tests files withdrawn - James Griffiths
  • Financial Times - Hitachi set to abandon new nuclear plant in Wales - Robin Harding in Tokyo and Jim Pickard in London
  • Science Magazine - A fresh look at nuclear energy - John Parsons, Jacopo Buongiorno, Michael Corradini, David Petti
  • Aiken Standard, SC - Nevada staunchly opposes S.C. request to intervene in plutonium lawsuit - Colin Demarest
  • The Incline, Pittsburgh, PA - Cold War to cold brews: Pittsburgh's nuclear history is becoming a brewery's new home - MJ Slaby
  • World Nuclear News - TVEL to supply fuel for China's fast-neutron reactor
  • World Nuclear News - Innovative technology enhances NuScale SMR safety
  • KNWA Northwest Arkansas - University of Arkansas SEFOR Nuclear Site Cleanup On Schedule and On Budget - Nate Kuester
  • Australian Mining - The end nears for Ranger uranium mine - Vanessa Zhou
  • Reuters UK - Hitachi, UK say no decision taken on British nuclear project - Susanna Twidale, Makiko Yamazaki
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - Vogtle: Groups challenge PSC over nuke plant
  • The Conversation - Virginia's uranium mining battle flips traditional views of federal and state power
  • Chosun Ilbo - Editorial: Moon Forgets That No Key Issues with N.Korea Are Resolved
  • Yonhap News Agency - S. Korea to increase spending to build 'independent' defense capabilities - sshluck@yna.co.kr
  • BBC News - Hitachi's Wylfa nuclear plant axe reports 'worrying'
  • Asahi Shimbun - Hitachi to halt costly nuclear project in Britain as financing iffy
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Hitachi to suspend all work on UK nuclear plant
  • ECNS China News Service - Nuclear sector to get further boost
  • Simi Valley Acorn, CA - Spellbound by a radioactive monster - Ian Bradley
  • Athens Messenger, OH - U.S. Dept. of Energy announces $115 million investment into Pike Co. plant - Matt Lucas
  • Columbia Free Times - After Coming Up Short in 2018, Lawmakers Again Push for Solar Expansion - Chris Trainor
  • NRC - NRC Atomic Safety and Licensing Board to Hold Oral Arguments in Albuquerque on Holtec Spent Fuel Storage Application
  • IAEA - Philippines: Radiation-Processed Seaweed Increases Typhoon Resistance of Rice - Laura Gil, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Japan Times - Hitachi preparing to suspend Anglesey nuclear power project in U.K.
  • Mainichi Daily News - Hitachi to freeze plan to build nuke plant in Britain
  • Mainichi Daily News - Nagasaki city plans to grant A-bomb survivor's certificate to 3 Korean men
  • Yonhap News Agency - U.N. envoy says issue of sanctions on N.K. should be addressed 'as soon as possible' - scaaet@yna.co.kr
  • Mehr News Agency - Europe, intl. community to preserve JCPOA: Mogherini
  • Mehr News Agency - Wherever US interferes, chaos follows: FM Zarif
  • Mehr News Agency - Whether US leave N Syria or not, Turkey to do everything necessary to ensure its security
  • Press TV - US says Syria withdrawal has begun; Russia doubtful
  • Press TV - Cleric Ali al-Omari cruelly subjected to torture in Saudi jail: Rights group -
  • Press TV - Palestinian boat catches fire as Israeli navy fires at fishermen off Gaza

    Thursday, January 10, 2019

  • WATE Knoxville - Tennessee Sen. Lamar Alexander named Chairman of Senate subcommittee
  • Boulder Daily Camera - Letter: Amount of nuclear waste is trivial - William K. Terry, Longmont
  • Voice of San Diego - North County Report: The Head-Spinning Complexity of Moving Nuclear Waste Out of San Diego - Jesse Marx
  • New Zealand Herald - An avalanche of issues - Frank Greenall
  • Common Dreams - A Green Future Is One Without War - Robert C. Koehler
  • San Francisco Chronicle - Suspect shipyard contractor gets huge state deal for Camp Fire cleanup - Jason Fagone , Cynthia Dizikes and Kurtis Alexander
  • Government Accountability Project - Can combatting corruption be the rallying cry of the 116th Congress? - Tess Saperstein
  • Albuquerque Journal - LANL contractor gets $2.4M for cleanup work - Associated Press
  • World Nuclear News - Crane supports Hanford clean-up
  • World Nuclear News - TVEL to supply fuel for China's fast-neutron reactor
  • World Nuclear News - Anfield Energy expands uranium and vanadium portfolio
  • Law360 - Fed. Circ. Says DOE Not Responsible For Contractor Pensions - Daniel Wilson
  • Thousand Oaks Acorn, CA - Calls continue for independent study of fire impact--State: No toxins released at field lab - Melissa Simon
  • Thousand Oaks Acorn, CA - Meltdown wasn't a secret, nor was it a big deal - William Vietinghoff, Thousand Oaks
  • AP News - Pompeo repudiates Obama Mideast policy, takes aim at Iran - Matthew Lee
  • AP News - NuScale and Ultra Electronics Energy Unveil New Digital Display System to Enhance Nuclear Safety - CONTACT: Diane Hughes, NuScale Vice President, Marketing & Communications
  • Reuters - In Cairo, Pompeo blasts Obama's Middle East policies - Lesley Wroughton, Lena Masri
  • Reuters - Spain watchdog OKs safety studies for planned uranium mine - source - Belen Carreno
  • Reuters - EDF French nuclear power output rose 3.7 pct in 2018 - Bate Felix
  • TASS - Rosatom eyes supplying nuclear fuel for China's new fast neutron reactor
  • POWERnews - Fate of Diablo Canyon Nuclear Site In Play - Aaron Larson
  • South China Morning Post - How China hopes to play a leading role in developing next-generation nuclear reactors - Alice Shen
  • Reuters UK - Spain watchdog OKs safety studies for planned uranium mine - source - Belen Carreno
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - In meeting with nuclear regulators, contractor at San Onofre acknowledges possible violations but calls design changes 'minor' - Rob Nikolewski
  • Willoughby News-Herald, OH - Perry Nuclear Power Plant status topic of community forum - Bill DeBus
  • Moneyweb.za - Fight between energy minister and nuclear company board gets nasty--Axed board members had to raise R1.5m to fund court action for reinstatement. - Ciaran Ryan
  • Xinhua - Nuclear power plant in eastern China starts operation
  • Armenian News-NEWS.am - Falih: Saudi to work closely with U.S. on nuclear power plans
  • Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette - Meeting on nuke site in state's NW set for today
  • Bellona - Publication: Questions of handling the legacy of radioactive contamination at the Mayak Production Association - Charles Digges, Alexander Nikitin, Andrei Ozarovsky
  • Boston Globe - Letter: With climate challenges looming, this is no time to do away with nuclear energy - Michael Golay, professor of nuclear science and engineering at MIT
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - This is not a drill: Lessons from the false Hawaiian missile alert - Kristyn Karl, Ashley Lytle
  • RAPSI.ru - Ex-official of nuclear supervision agency to stay jailed in embezzlement case
  • Tehran Times - Austrian president: It's important to keep nuclear deal alive
  • Portsmouth Daily Times - Piketon centrifuge plan draws local praise, criticism - Tom Corrigan
  • Foreign Affairs - Why Iran Waits--Staying in the Nuclear Deal Is Its Worst Option, Except for All the Others - Henry Rome
  • The Conversation UK - Britain has shifted 30% of its electricity away from fossil fuels in just nine years - Grant Wilson, Iain Staffell
  • Deseret News - Guest opinion: Coal enters a new era in 2019 - Terry Jarrett
  • TheDenverChannel - Activists want files on ex-nuclear weapons plant made public - Associated Press
  • Engineering News-Record - Manager Shined a Light on Failed Nuclear Project's Problems - Scott Judy and Richard Korman
  • Reuters France - Finnish nuclear reactor won't be ready until 2028 -Fennovoima CEO - Anne Kauranen
  • DOTmed HCB News, NY - Editorial takes aim at NRC efforts to lower the bar for nuclear medicine providers - Thomas Dworetzky
  • Augusta Chronicle, GA - Groups appealing dismissal of Plant Vogtle challenge to PSC decision - Mary Landers
  • WCBD News2, Mt. Pleasant, SC - Lawmaker wants to make sure SCE&G customers receive promised $1,000 payment - Tim Renaud
  • NRC - NRC to Conduct Pre-Decisional Enforcement Conference via Webinar on Special Inspection at San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station?
  • NWTRB - Board Letter to Mr. Edward McGinnis
  • IAEA - Nuclear Regulators Exchange Experiences on the Review of Safety Cases for Radioactive Waste Disposal - Omar Yusuf, IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation
  • Yonhap News Agency - N.K. leader reaffirms denuclearization commitment, vows efforts for 2nd summit with Trump - Koh Byung-joon
  • Mehr News Agency - Turkey calls for joint control with Russia, Iran of US exit from Syria
  • Press TV - Amnesty urges UN probe into Saudi murder of Khashoggi
  • Press TV - Israel to confiscate Palestinian land for settlement project in central West Bank -
  • Press TV - Iran's Zangeneh tells countries not to comply with US sanctions
  • Tom Dispatch - Tomgram: Nick Turse, One Down, Who Knows How Many to Go? - Posted by Nick Turse
  • Smithsonian Magazine - This Map Shows Where in the World the U.S. Military Is Combatting Terrorism - Stephanie Savell and 5W Infographics
  • Low-Level Radioactive Waste Forum, Inc. - Health Physics Society Mid-Year Meeting (San Diego, California) - 02/18/2019
  • Tri-City Herald - Feds are downplaying the dangers of Hanford radioactive waste, says Gov. Inslee - Annette Cary
  • Augusta Chronicle, GA - Appeals court issues final ruling allowing DOE's termination of MOX project - Larry Taylor
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Waste Removal For Tank Closure Project Underway At Savannah River Site
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Los Alamos Historical Society: Upcoming Lecture Examines Relationship Of Cold War and Atomic City - Sharon Snyder
  • Orange County Register - Surprise redesign of nuclear waste canister at San Onofre not a big deal, company tells NRC - Teri Sforza
  • YakTriNews - Meeting in Richland to discuss reclassification of nuclear waste - Jamison Keefover
  • Tri-City Herald - In 2019, can't we do the right thing with our nuclear waste? - Jim Conca
  • SanOnofreSafety.org - NRC ignores Holtec design problem that gouges walls of all San Onofre nuclear waste canisters - Posted on January 9, 2019 by Donna Gilmore

    Wednesday, January 09, 2019

  • Santa Clarita Valley Signal - Val Verde resident submits tested water results - Jim Holt
  • Albuquerque Journal - LANL contractor gets $2.4M for cleanup work - Associated Press
  • Oak Ridger - Concerns, criticisms about possible landfill - Ben Pounds
  • Tri-City Herald - Nuclear power plant near Richland breaks record - Annette Cary
  • KING5 Seattle - Washington state opposes federal nuke waste proposal for Hanford site
  • AP News - PHILIP ISSA and MATTHEW LEE
  • AP News - Panel issues vision for Diablo Canyon decommissioning
  • AP News - National lab contractor gets $2.4M for cleanup work
  • AP News - Giving up gas: China's Shenzhen switches to electric taxis
  • AP News - DOE plans $115M investment in uranium enrichment project
  • Reuters - UAE energy minister says it is an important year for diversifying energy mix - Nayera Abdallah
  • Reuters - Iran says it will reciprocate after EU sanctions Iranians - Francesco Guarascio w/Babak Dehghanpisheh
  • Reuters - 'Unprecedented' U.S. sanctions are pressuring Iran: Khamenei - Babak Dehghanpisheh
  • Reuters - UAE energy minister says nuclear power project slightly delayed - Stanley Carvalho
  • Ecowatch - Nuclear Power Is Economically Obsolete - Grant Smith
  • Vice Motherboard - Scientists Are Automating Plutonium Production So NASA Can Explore Deep Space
  • Bellona - Russia retires Reactor No 1 at the Leningrad nuclear plant - Charles Digges
  • Greentech Media - Europe's EPR Nuclear Reactor Model May Finally Go Live in 2019--New reactors inch closer to commissioning in Finland and France. - Jason Deign
  • Statesman Journal - Washington opposes federal nuke waste proposal - Nicholas K. Geranios, Associated Press
  • Popular Mechanics - Scientists Find a New Way to Create the Plutonium That Powers Deep Space Missions - David Grossman
  • RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty - The Destruction Of Ukraine's Nuclear Arsenal
  • UK Independent - Trump administration wants to reclassify leaking nuclear waste to avoid cleaning it up, say officials - Josh Gabbatiss
  • National Interest - The One Thing That Could 'Sink' Russia's Deadly Borei-Class Nuclear Missile Submarine--It all comes down to cost. - Mark Episkopos
  • NRDC.org - NRDC: Energy Department Wants to Abandon Radioactive Waste - Mark Drajem, Elizabeth Heyd
  • Courthouse News Service - Panel Rejects Bid to Stop SC Nuke Plant Closure - Brad Kutner
  • Natural Gas Intelligence - Gas-Fired Generators Ask Supreme Court to Review Nuclear Plant Subsidies - Jamison Cocklin
  • Reuters - South Carolina cannot sue over shutdown of nuclear fuel recycling plant – 4th Circ. - Barbara Grzincic
  • Regina Leader Post - Canadian Nuclear Laboratories NRU documentary coming to Pembroke's Festival Hall
  • World Nuclear News - Fourth Chinese AP1000 enters commercial operation
  • World Nuclear News - Westinghouse announces organisational changes
  • Reuters UK - Finnish nuclear reactor won't be ready until 2028 -Fennovoima CEO - Anne Kauranen
  • FOX 46 Charlotte - Alert: Duke Energy to conduct test of McGuire Nuclear sirens
  • Bloomberg Law - Lockheed Nuclear Plant Workers Lose Pension Suit Against Feds - Jacklyn Wille
  • Olean Times Herald - State & Union: Belmont woman wins 'Bump the Dump' print
  • Your Local Guardian UK - How the Chernobyl disaster affected half of Europe
  • KPBS San Diego, CA - Is Nuclear Power The Best Option To Slow Climate Change? - Alison St John, Brooke Ruth
  • The Ferret Scotland - More cracks found in Hunterston nuclear power reactors - Rob Edwards
  • Bloomberg Environment - Worker Hazards Could Rise if High Court Allows Va. Uranium Mine - Fatima Hussein, Sam Pearson
  • Huntersville Patch, NC - Duke Energy Plans Nuclear Siren Test Wednesday - Kimberly Johnson,
  • Portsmouth Daily Times - Piketon centrifuge plan draws local praise, criticism - Tom Corrigan
  • KEYT-TV Santa Barbara, CA - Diablo Canyon Decommissioning Engagement Panel releases Strategic Vision report--Report is culmination of months of public input - Keith Carls
  • Lompoc Record, CA - Diablo Canyon Power Plant panel releases recommendations following 2024 shutdown
  • Gina Kim gkim - CNSC releases details on Pickering renewal - Dave Flaherty/The Oshawa Express
  • Utility Dive - As advanced US reactors move closer to reality, DOE seeks fuel to power them - Peter Maloney
  • Power Engineering - Argentina's Embalse Nuclear Plant back in Operation after two-year Upgrade - Rod Walton
  • CapeCod.com - Federal Regulators Detail Pilgrim Decommissioning Process - Nevada Today
  • UNR Nevada Today - Carson Valley Middle School student places first in Nevada Radon Poster Contest
  • Asahi Shimbun - Radiation doses underestimated in study of city in Fukushima
  • DOE - Department of Energy Announces Early Career Research Program for FY 2019
  • Berkeley Independent, Moncks Corner, SC - Customers may notice change to water during Santee Cooper testing
  • SCNow.com - Lucas welcomes challenges ahead in legislature - Jim Faile
  • FITSNews.com, SC - SC Senate: Misplaced Priorities On Display
  • SCNow.com - Williams excited about legislative year - Jim Faile
  • All Things Nuclear - Record Number of Satellites in Orbit - Laura Grego, senior scientist
  • NRC - NRC Names New Resident Inspector at Fermi Nuclear Power Station
  • NRC - NRC to Hold Public Meeting for Comments on Pilgrim Nuclear Power Plant Decommissioning Activities Report
  • NRC - NRC Names New Resident Inspector at Palo Verde Nuclear Generating Station
  • NRC - NRC Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Elects 2019 Leadership, Confirms Meeting Schedule
  • NRC - NRC to Conduct Public Webinar to Discuss Pilgrim Nuclear Power Plant Decommissioning Topics?
  • NRC - NRC to Hold Public Pre-Decisional Enforcement Conference with Holtec to Address Spent Fuel Storage Canister Design Issues
  • USGS - M 4.4 - 28km W of Chichibu, Japan
  • Trend News Agency - Iranian expert: Issue related to EU sanctions must be investigated in court - Elnur Baghishov
  • NHK World - Atomic bomb publications database released online
  • Asahi Shimbun - S. Koreans win lawsuit for atomic bomb survivor status - Toko Tanaka
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - 3 ex-wartime Korean workers recognized as hibakusha
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Niigata rice exports to China start
  • Environment and Climate Change Canada - CNSC issues the detailed Record of Decision for the renewal of Ontario Power Generation's Nuclear Power Reactor Operating Licence for the Pickering Nuclear Generating Station
  • Press TV - Iran, India can counter US's illegal sanctions, bullying, says Zarif
  • Press TV - Turkey calls for joint cooperation with Iran, Russia on US forces' pullout from Syria -
  • Press TV - Iran turns to traditional partners as EU tarries on bypassing US sanctions
  • Xinhua - Japanese gov't set to purchase island in southwest for U.S. military drills, new SDF base
  • Xinhua - PA won't ask for full Palestinian state membership in UN: official
  • Xinhua - News Analysis: Turkish-U.S. tensions resurface over U.S. exit from Syria - Burak Akinci
  • Rep. Dina Titus (D-NV1/) - LVRJ: Nevada congressional delegation ready to tackle key local issues

    Tuesday, January 08, 2019

  • Tri-City Herald - Feds say some Hanford radioactive waste is not so dangerous. Oregon disagrees - Annette Cary
  • Aiken Standard, SC - DOE reaffirms plans to use SRS plutonium for pit production in New Mexico - Colin Demarest
  • DOE Newswise - Story Tips from the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory, January 2019
  • Japan Times - Niigata government to dispose of radioactive mud stored since Fukushima crisis
  • DOE:EM - Waste Removal for Tank Closure Project Underway at Savannah River Site; Hanford Team Successfully Installs Tank Farm Barriers; and much more!
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Nevada congressional delegation ready to tackle key local issues - Gary Martin
  • Greenfield Recorder - Local nuke group going to regulatory meeting
  • DOE - U.S. Department of Energy Awards $25 Million for Next-Generation Marine Energy Research Projects
  • HNN Huntingtonnews - Public Comments Requested on Portsmouth & Paducah Depleted Uranium Hexafluoride
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - INL's retired nuclear reactor EBR-1 opening for tours Friday - Ryan Suppe
  • East Idaho News - You're invited to tour historic nuclear reactor - Rett Nelson
  • DOE Newswise - Scientists inch closer to fusion energy with discovery of a process that stabilizes plasmas
  • DOE Newswise - Dark Energy Survey completes six-year mission
  • KATU ABC 2 Portland - State opposes federal plan to reclassify Hanford nuclear waste - Associated Press
  • AP News - State of Washington opposes federal nuke waste proposal - Nicholas K. Geranios
  • AP News - DOE plans $115M investment in uranium enrichment project
  • AP News - Pompeo starts Middle East visit to ramp up pressure on Iran - Karin Laub
  • Bloomberg - EU Sanctions Iran Intelligence Service for Bomb Plot in France - Jonathan Stearns
  • World Nuclear News - Centrus selected for HALEU enrichment project
  • World Nuclear News - Rosatom official outlines Uzbek project schedule
  • World Nuclear News - Equipment installation milestones at Hualong One units
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Special Issue: Nuclear modernization - Gayle Spinazze
  • Independent Barents Observer - Photo shows venting radioactivity from 1987 nuclear bomb tests at Novaya Zemlya - Thomas Nilsen
  • Newburyport Daily News, MA - Letter: She disputes coverage of nuke plant study - Patricia L. Skibbee, West Newbury, president of the C-10 board of directors
  • CapeCod.com - Pilgrim Nuke Plant Back at Full Power
  • ThisDay Nigeria - Rosatom: Nigeria's Nuclear Technologies Pact with Russia Comprehensive
  • Daily Energy Insider - Nuclear Regulatory Commission renews operating license of two Louisiana plants - Kevin Randolph
  • Asahi Shimbun - JAPC denies granting local prior consent for reactor restart - Yosuke Hiruma
  • Iran Front Page - 'Iran Expects Russia, China Not to Remain Passive Over JCPOA'
  • Environmental Working Group - The Economic Viability of Nuclear Power Is Only Going Down - Grant Smith
  • Reuters - South Carolina cannot sue over shutdown of nuclear fuel recycling plant – 4th Circ. - Barbara Grzincic
  • TASS - Two Russian nuclear subs to complete sea trials this summer – source
  • Xinhua - Russia to develop long-range nuclear cruise missile: report
  • Asahi Shimbun - JAPC denies granting local prior consent for reactor restart - Yosuke Hiruma
  • IAEA - Ensuring Emergency Preparedness
  • IAEA - X-rays Help to Uncover Who Painted a Centuries-old Masterpiece in Albania - Alejandra Silva, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • SF BayView - Community exposure research in Bayview Hunters Point - Ahimsa Porter Sumchai, MD
  • Charleston Post and Courier - SC lawmakers quickly move to curb governor's appointment powers - Andrew Brown
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Letter: Bye, SCANA
  • Tri-City Herald - Hanford contractor awarded 98 percent of possible pay - Annette Cary
  • USGS - M 6.3 - 16km SSE of Nishinoomote, Japan
  • USGS - M 4.4 - 28km W of Chichibu, Japan
  • Trend News Agency - Iran FM: US is substituting a real foreign policy with Iran-obsession, -phobia
  • Asahi Shimbun - Strong quake hits near southern Japan; no reports of damage - The Associated Press
  • Japan Times - Editorial: Give teeth to the law protecting whistleblowers
  • Mainichi Daily News - Niigata gov't to handle radioactive mud stored since Fukushima crisis -
  • Mainichi Daily News - Nagasaki court orders city to issue A-bomb survivor's certificates to 3 Korean men
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Facility Operating Licenses and Combined Licenses: Applications and Amendments Involving Proposed No Significant Hazards Considerations, etc. FR Document: 2018-27393 Citation: 84 FR 88 PDF Pages 88-94

    Monday, January 07, 2019

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Nevada's Democratic wave comes ashore in Carson City - Bill Dentzer
  • PR Newswire - Broken Worlds: The Island, a Documentary Exposing the Harsh Inequity in the Forsaken Paradise of Vieques, Residents Still Struggling to Survive
  • Robyn Flanery - Russia's Upgraded T-80BV MBT Capable of Firing Depleted Uranium Rounds - Stanislava Georgieva
  • RFI - Charlie Hebdo: four years on
  • Axios - Nuclear energy could be competitive, but it requires pricing carbon - Michael Greenstone
  • News Limited Australlia - Tiny Pacific atoll leaking radioactive waste left over from Cold War - Phoebe Loomes
  • Chandigarh Tribune - Experts: Nuclear power production in country just 3% - Deepkamal Kaur
  • Daily Telegraph - Nuclear patrol submarine returns to base with 'unusual' amount of damage - Dominic Nicholls
  • Energy Voice - Dounreay nuclear site closed due to high winds - Written by David McPhee
  • Green Bay Press Gazette - His job was to place atomic bombs. Place them, not drop them. Set the timer. Run like hell. - Paul Srubas, Green Bay Press-Gazette
  • New York Times - Letter: Should the U.S. Leave Afghanistan? - Edward A. Friedman, Hoboken, N.J., teaches courses on nuclear weapons and energy at Stevens Institute of Technology
  • European Scientist - The Belgian electricity industry in chaos - Samuel Furfari
  • Financial Times - Poland's coal plans are 'absurd', environmentalists say--The fossil fuel is projected to play big role in energy mix until at least 2040 - James Shotter
  • IAEA - IAEA and University of Tasmania Sign Practical Arrangements Agreement to Enhance Cooperation in Human Health, Agriculture, Environment and Marine Sciences - Omar Yusuf, IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation
  • Radio New Zealand - Marshall Islands' Compact Trust Fund loses $US18m in late 2018 - Giff Johnson
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Letter: S.C. ratepayers thrown under the bus - Walter D. Carr, Campbell Street, Charleston
  • DOE - U.S. Department of Energy Announces $33 Million for Small Business Research and Development Grants
  • World Nuclear News - Embalse plant all set for another 30 years - Nucleoeléctrica Argentina
  • FAIR.org - A Tough Time to Be a Spy, NPR Reports - Belen Fernandez
  • The Nation - Washington Trained Guatemala's Mass Murderers–and the Border Patrol Played a Role - Greg Grandin and Elizabeth Oglesby
  • Center of the American Experiment - If Pelosi is so Concerned About Climate Change, Why Does She Oppose Yucca Mountain? - Isaac Orr

    Sunday, January 06, 2019

  • Santa Fe New Mexican - More nuclear waste could come to New Mexico - Rebecca Moss
  • Next Big Future - TerraPower $1 Billion Prototype Reactor Project is Suspended - Brian Wang
  • Albuquerque Journal - New LANL director: Community relations is a priority - Mark Oswald
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Feds will seek no further penalties for LANL 'near-miss' - Rebecca Moss
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - More nuclear waste could come to New Mexico - Rebecca Moss
  • AP News - With US leaving, rival powers seek to move into Syria's east - Sarah El Deeb
  • AP News - The Latest: Trump adviser reassures Israel on Syria pullout
  • AP News - Trump adviser outlines conditions for US pullout from Syria - Zeke Miller
  • AP News - Yemen's Dirty War
  • Pahrump Valley Times - Pahrump water order case in the hands of Nevada Supreme Court - Robin Hebrock
  • Nevada Independent - The Sandoval Years: Making the Grade - Jackie Valley and Michelle Rindels
  • Nevada Independent - The Sandoval Years: Shepherding energy and the environment - Daniel Rothberg
  • Nevada Independent - The Sandoval Years: Rising from the Recession - Michelle Rindels and Riley Snyder
  • Nevada Independent - The Sandoval Years: Treating Nevada's health-care ills - Megan Messerly and Michelle Rindels -
  • Reuters video - Exclusive: PG&E explores bankruptcy filing -sources
  • La Crosse Tribune - OpEd: Nuclear power remains crucial - Peter Gorski, La Crosse
  • Japan Times - Nuclear arms: A year of living dangerously - Ramesh Thakur
  • London Times - Nuclear clean-up inquiry, led by Steve Holliday, in meltdown - John Collingridge
  • Iran Front Page - France Stops Oil Imports from Iran - IFP Editorial Staff
  • MyDaytonDailyNews - Navy veteran with throat cancer continues uphill fight with VA for disability benefits
  • WSOC-TV, Charlotte, NC - Navy veteran with throat cancer continues uphill fight with VA for disability benefits
  • Jerusalem Post - Bolton arrives in Israel, U.S. has no timetable for Syria troop withdrawal - Tovah Lazaroff
  • New Delhi Citizen - Cancers, Abortions, Deformed Children are the High Cost of 'Clean' Nuclear Energy in Jharkhand
  • Lockport Union-Sun & Journal, NY - Parkway removal crews ready to deal with contaminates - Philip Gambini
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Letter: Where's the outrage - David C. Cannon, Point Street, Edisto Beach
  • USGS - M 4.7 - 33km SE of Ichinoseki, Japan
  • Trend News Agency - 5.9 magnitude quake jolts western Iran
  • Trend News Agency - Iran slams EU for lack of progress in sidestepping US sanctions
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - TEPCO plans to build 1 of biggest offshore wind farms
  • Mainichi Daily News - Taiwan negotiating with Japan on 'acceptable' solution to food ban
  • Yonhap News Agency - N. Korea will never give up nuclear arsenal: ex-U.S. intel chief - hague@yna.co.kr
  • Mehr News Agency - US receives, trains MKO members in northern Iraq
  • Mehr News Agency - Europe needs to come to grips with JCPOA once for all: Fmr. Envoy
  • Mehr News Agency - Ghasemi slams Hunt's remarks as meddling in Iran's internal affairs
  • Press TV - Iran says EU 'hostage' of US, warns of 'consequences' -
  • Press TV - EU under US pressure to cut trade with Iran: Analyst
  • NW Evening Mail - Copeland's deputy mayor addresses international nuclear conference - Nicole Regan
  • Forbes blog - Pro-Nuclear Activists Win Landslide Electoral Victory In Taiwan - Michael Shellenberger

    Saturday, January 05, 2019

  • Albuquerque Journal - LANL's ex-operator cited for another safety violation - Mark Oswald
  • DOE Newswise - DOE to Provide $16 Million for New Research into Atmospheric and Terrestrial Processes
  • Seattle Times - Editorial: The nation needs Inslee's green message
  • AP News - SC lawmakers seek education changes; have extra $1B to spend - Jeffrey Collins
  • Reuters - Iran says despite U.S. sanctions, it has found new 'potential' oil buyers - Bozorgmehr Sharafedin
  • Sky News, UK - Former nuclear chiefs spark legal row over Magnox fiasco - Mark Kleinman
  • Vermont Journalism Trust - New England Coalition on Nuclear Pollution to join Vermont Yankee nuclear storage conference
  • Oklahoma City Journal Record, OK - Nuclear power critical to clean energy goals - Russell Ray
  • South Jersey Times, NJ - If you hear sirens near this nuclear power plant Tuesday, don't worry. It's just a drill - Chris Franklin
  • Aiken Standard, SC - S.C. files emergency motion to intervene in Nevada's plutonium-related lawsuit - Colin Demarest
  • Kalamazoo Gazette - Palisades nuclear reactor shut down over turbine valve issue - Brad Devereaux
  • London Times - Tsunami could destroy nuclear plants, Beijing is told - Didi Tang
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - If yes to Saudi Arabia, no to whom? - Victor Gilinsky, Henry Sokolski
  • London Times - Radioactive waste could be buried under Lake District - Ben Webster, Environment Editor
  • Ring of Fire - How Dangerous Is Nuclear Power and How Bad Is It's Regulation? - Thom Hartmann
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - Judge denies expedited hearing on sale of Bellefonte plant - January 4th, 2019 by Dave Flessner
  • Hindu Business Line - DRDO develops quick response mobile facility for nuclear incidents - Sunderarajan Padmanabhan
  • CleanTechnica - Why South Carolina Is Targeted For A Solar Energy Revival - Tina Casey
  • Oak Ridge Today - Y-12 manufactured uranium core for space power experiment
  • UNLV NewsCenter - Quick Take: The Numbers Tell the Story on Climate Change - Natalie Bruzda
  • Boulder Daily Camera - Letter: Ecological problems from nuclear power not temporary - LeRoy Moore, Boulder
  • Observer-Reporter, Washington, PA - Nuclear power advocate asks commissioners for resolution of support - Barbara Miller
  • East Anglian Daily Times - 'Outraged' Sizewell activists demand further changes in final consultation - Jake Foxford
  • Herald Palladium, St. Joseph, MI - Palisades reactor shut down Thursday night - Alexandra Newman
  • Oak Ridge Today - State approves demolition of Biology Complex buildings at Y-12 - John Huotari
  • Singapore Straits Times - Railguns to give Chinese warships big advantage
  • SaltWire Guardian, Nove Scotia - Letter: Survival path with solar energy - Tony Lloyd, Mount Stewart
  • Moscow-Pullman Daily News - Letter: Marshall Islands - Fred W. Rabe, Moscow
  • Mehr News Agency - Iran holds Europe responsible for not implementing SPV
  • Press TV - Trump silently halts coop with UN in probes into US human rights violations
  • Press TV - Militant weapons caches with Israeli, US-made munitions uncovered in Syria's Dara'a
  • Press TV - US State Department says Saudi version of Khashoggi murder 'not credible' -
  • Press TV - US, Saudi, Israel all benefit from Iran sanctions: Analyst
  • Exchange Monitor - Court Dismisses Nevada Petition Against NRC Commissioner on Yucca Mountain
  • Exchange Monitor - Energy Dept. Splits Up Hanford Tank Work, Moves Ahead Closure Solicitation - ExchangeMonitor
  • Exchange Monitor - Government Must Argue Nevada Plutonium Lawsuit This Month Despite Shutdown, Judge Says
  • Exchange Monitor - Federal Court Denies South Carolina MOX Summary Judgment Request
  • Exchange Monitor - As Next Budget Looms, Court Won't Kick NRC Commissioner off Yucca Mountain Licensing
  • Minneapolis Star Tribune - Prairie Island buys land near Pine Island--Concern over nuclear waste, aging power plant spur $15.5M purchase - Matt McKinney

    Friday, January 04, 2019

  • KNPR Las Vegas - Despite Efforts To Revive Yucca Mtn., UNLV Scholar Says Nevadans Should't Worry - Guest: John Hudak
  • KTVN Reno - House Elects Pelosi Speaker; Senate Sworn In
  • KTVN Reno - Rosen, Amodei Sworn Into Office
  • Nevada Current - Nevada delegation eager to shake things up - Dana Gentry
  • Nevada Independent - Rosen laments Trump's unpredictability, says she'll fight for pre-existing conditions - Humberto Sanchez
  • Beijing Business Times - Bill Gates' TerraPower LLC Seeks New Partner For Nuclear Reactor Trial - Athena Yenko
  • Reuters - Whistleblower lawyers to Grassley: Make Barr commit to False Claims cases - Alison Frankel
  • Machine Design - Federal Lab Embarks on 6 Projects Exploring New Reactor Designs - Stephen Mraz
  • Los Alamos Monitor, NM - 2018 in Review: County goes through many changes in 2018 - Tris DeRoma
  • Los Alamos Monitor, NM - Safety board notes second basement storage leak in report - Tris DeRoma
  • Los Alamos Monitor, NM - New Mexico approves permit change for nuclear repository - Associated Press
  • Tri-City Herald, WA - Who will operate the $17 billion Hanford plant once it's done? - Annette Cary
  • Tri-City Herald, WA - Here's how the federal shutdown is affecting hunting and Hanford - Annette Cary
  • Simi Valley Acorn, CA - SANTA SU FIELD LAB UPDATE
  • Bloomberg - Renewables Beat Coal in Germany Power Mix for First Time - William Wilkes and Brian Parkin
  • Bloomberg - Top Trump Aides Rush to Reassure U.S. Allies in Middle East - Margaret Talev and Nick Wadhams
  • Bloomberg - FERC's McIntyre Dies, Leaving Second Vacancy on Energy Regulator - Stephen Cunningham
  • Reuters - U.S. energy regulator on FERC panel dies after bout with cancer - Timothy Gardner
  • Wall Street Journal - A Nuclear Battle Is Ahead in Congress--Democrats seem intent on killing the main elements of the Pentagon's plan to modernize the arsenal - Taylor Dinerman
  • IAEA - Pilot Course Based on New Guidance Helps to Increase Security of Radioactive Material in Eastern Europe and Central Asia - Miklos Gaspar, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Mainichi Daily - Japanese gov't plan to export nuclear power technology floundering
  • Mainichi Daily - Gov't to give up plan to export nuclear power reactors to Turkey
  • World Nuclear News - IAEA pilots new course on security of sources
  • World Nuclear News - India to bring 21 more reactors online by 2031
  • Wired UK - Brexit's latest no-deal crisis? Decaying radioactive medicine - Stephen Armstrong
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Who is protecting the interests of ratepayers? - Kurt Hamman, engineering consultant
  • Legit, Lagos, Nigeria - Nuclear energy: Nigeria catching up with other African countries - Jerry Wright
  • Delaware News Journal - New Jersey nuclear's emergency sirens to be tested Tuesday - Josephine Peterson
  • Cumbria Mail, England - Government 'short-sighted' over Moorside - former nuclear boss - Tom Murphy
  • CBC Canada - 'It was very unique': Saskatoon's SLOWPOKE-2 research reactor shutting down after 37 years - David Shield
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - Diablo Canyon is closing. SLO County's new emergency services manager is here to help - Monica Vaughan
  • Augusta Chronicle - SRS operations not affected by partial government shutdown - Larry Taylor
  • Capistrano Dispatch - NRC to Host Webinar on Jan. 9 Regarding Holtec Canister Design Violations at SONGS - Eric Heinz
  • WWMT West Michigan - Fermi 2 nuclear plant is back online following repairs - Associated Press
  • Press of Atlantic City - Oyster Creek shutdown: Federal government OKs reducing plant's insurance by $1B - Avalon Zoppo
  • WATD-FM Marshfield, MA - Plymouth: NRC to Broadcast Informational Webinar on Decommissioning of Pilgrim - Amy Leonard
  • DOE - 9 Energy Data Tools You Can Use in 2019
  • Mainichi Daily - Editorial: 30 years after Cold War, world needs reconciliation, cooperation
  • SF Bay Indymedia - Fed Gov Shutdown & SF Hunters Point Treasure Island Whistleblowers Face Cover-up/Corruption - KPFA WorkWeek Radio
  • DOE - DOE to Provide $16 Million for New Research into Atmospheric and Terrestrial Processes
  • Press TV - Fresh US-led airstrikes leave 10 Syrian civilians dead in Dayr al-Zawr
  • Press TV - Israel acts at 'military level' amid US sanctions on Iran: Netanyahu
  • American Institute for Economic Research (AIER) - Who Is Afraid of Nuclear Power? - Michael Munger
  • Daily Hamshire Gazette, MA - Columnist Marty Nathan: 'Pollute or convert.' It's time for green energy - Marty Nathan
  • UPI - Syria: U.S.-led coalition airstrike killed 11 civilians - Clyde Hughes

    Thursday, January 03, 2019

  • Corvallis Advocate, OR - NuScale: Improved Nuclear Energy - Ian MacRonald
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Harry Reid, in interview, calls Trump worst US president ever - Gary Martin
  • Popular Mechanics - Bill Gates's Experimental Nuclear Power Plant Halts Construction in China--Gates cites the Trump Administration's aggressive stance for having to pull out - David Grossman
  • Common Dreams - A Loose Cannon for Peace? What is the value of Trump's decision to start shrinking U.S. involvement in several war-ravaged sectors of the Middle East? - Robert C. Koehler
  • Common Dreams - As UNESCO Says Its Only Wish for 2019 is World Peace, US and Israel Officially Ditch UN Body - Julia Conley
  • Common Dreams - Food Aid to Yemen 'Snatched From the Starving' by US-Backed Saudi Allies - Jessica Corbett
  • Common Dreams - Following Report on Saudi Use of Child Soldiers in Yemen, Anti-War Voices Offer This Reminder: American Tax Dollars 'Help Pay for It' - Jake Johnson
  • Common Dreams - Japanese Prosecutors Demand 5 Years in Prison for Executives Facing Trial for Fukushima Nuclear Disaster - Jessica Corbett
  • Amnesty USA - Saudi Arabia: Censorship of Netflix is latest proof of crackdown on freedom of expression
  • Antiwar - The Hidden Structure of US Empire - Nicolas J. S. Davies
  • Antiwar - In Yemen and Beyond, US Arms Manufacturers Are Abetting Crimes Against Humanity - Medea Benjamin and Nicolas J. S. Davies
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - WIPP: Volume tracking change approved by Environment Department - Adrian C Hedden
  • Los Alamos Daily Post, NM - LANL Closed Thursday Due To Weather Conditions
  • POWERmag - DOE Designates Part of UAMPS SMR Plant for Research, Self-Power - Sonal Patel
  • Beyond Nuclear - Beyond Nuclear files Petition for Review and Motion to Hold in Abeyance (re: Holtec/ELEA and ISP/WCS CISFs) with the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit
  • Beyond Nuclear - Resistance against high-level radioactive waste CISFs continues
  • Seattle Times - OpEd: Don't let feds change the rules for cleaning up Hanford nuclear waste Don't let feds change the rules for cleaning up Hanford nuclear waste - Tom Carpenter
  • Thousand Oaks Acorn, CA - DOE releases cleanup plan for contaminated land--Work could start in early 2019 at site of partial meltdown - Melissa Simon
  • Ventura County Reporter - IN BRIEF: Forums to be held in Thousand Oaks on Borderline victims fund
  • NRC - A Radioactive Waste Disposal Classification System (NUREG/CR-1005)
  • FAIR.org - 'The US Has Been at the Root of the Undemocratic History of the Congo'--CounterSpin interview with Maurice Carney on Congo elections - Janine Jackson
  • AP News - Israeli settlement activity appears to surge in Trump era - Josef Federman
  • Reuters - U.S. loses bid to stay Nevada's lawsuit over plutonium shipments - Jim Christie
  • Forbes blog - Can Nuclear Power Plants Resist Attacks Of Electromagnetic Pulse (EMP)? - James Conca
  • Saltwire Guardian - OpEd: Nuclear generation, as we know it may be dead, but the future of nuclear is bright - Danny Hill
  • OilPrice - Two European Nuclear Reactors Come On Stream - Irina Slav
  • Economic Times - 21 new nuclear reactors are expected to be set up by 2031: Department of Atomic Energy
  • Ottawa Sun - How this Ontario nuclear reactor was accidentally shut down - Tom Spears
  • Natural Gas Intelligence - Nuclear Power Subsidies Inch Forward in Pennsylvania As Natural Gas Industry Digs In - Jamison Cocklin
  • World Nuclear News - Belgium to recycle residues from isotope production
  • World Nuclear News - IAEA says national strategies needed for regulatory competence
  • World Nuclear News - Dominion and Scana complete merger
  • Daily Hamshire Gazette, MA - Editorial: Nuclear regulatory diligence is appreciated
  • POWERmag - How Efficiently Have U.S. Nuclear Reactors Operated Over the Past Five Years? [INFOGRAPHICS] - 01/03/2019 | Sonal Patel
  • Port Augusta Transcontinental, South Australia - Woomera not in contention for nuclear storage facility - Marco Balsamo
  • Galway Independent, Charlotte, NC - City Council to join nuclear-free group
  • WHNT News 19 Huntsville, AL - Federal judge won't expedite hearing in lawsuit over failed Bellefonte Nuclear Plant sale - Brian Lawson
  • Brussels Times - Belgium's nuclear reactors worked only half the time in 2018
  • New York Times - Harry Reid Has a Few Words for Washington - Mark Leibovich
  • Pakistan News International - Perils of India's nuclear triad - Ali Raza
  • Reuters - U.S. warns Iran on space launches, Tehran rejects concerns - Doina Chiacu
  • Asia-Pacific Diplomat - US Shipbuilder Launches New Virginia-Class Nuclear-Powered Attack Submarine - Franz-Stefan Gady
  • Wonderful Engineering, Glasgow, England - This Is How A Huge Nuclear Power Plant Is Disassembled - Aniqa Ajmal
  • L'Echo - La Belgique va recycler l'uranium - Christine Scharff
  • Aiken Standard, SC - SRNS finalizes transition plans for MOX facility and resources, NNSA says - Colin Demarest
  • The Engineer UK - Beyond ITER – next steps in fusion power - Stuart Nathan
  • Mises Wire, Mises Institute - The Atomic Bombing of Japan, Reconsidered - Alan Mosley
  • Korea Herald - [Editorial] NK sticks to its guns
  • Cumbria Crack - Local nuclear industry highlighted through a new exhibition and series of performances
  • Brussels Times - Thirteen nuclear anomalies registered in Belgium in 2018 - Oscar Schneider
  • Globe and Mail - Ontario Power Generation CEO takes hands-on tack to Darlington overhaul - Shawn McCarthy
  • Orange County Register - NRC and Holtec to face off publicly over redesign of spent fuel canisters at San Onofre plant - Teri Sforza
  • Mainichi Daily - Powerful earthquake jolts Kumamoto in southwestern Japan
  • Mainichi Daily - M5.1 quake strikes Kumamoto region in southwestern Japan
  • WRDW-TV Augusta, GA - UPDATE: Long-term effects Of SCANA & Dominion merger
  • Greenville Business Magazine - Dominion Energy Announces Leadership Team For SCANA Operations - Kathleen Maris
  • DOE - Statement from Secretary Perry on the Passing of FERC Commissioner Kevin McIntyre
  • NRC - What's New On Our Site
  • USGS - M 4.8 - 20km NNW of Taitung City, Taiwan
  • USGS - M 4.7 - 7km SSE of Omuta, Japan
  • IAEA - National Strategies for Nuclear Safety Regulatory Competence Needed, Regulators Conclude at IAEA-Supported Meeting - Laura Gil, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - Looking Ahead: Important 2019 Events at the IAEA - Natalia Ivanova, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Trend News Agency, Azerbaijan - Iraq not obliged to abide by US sanctions on Iran - FM - Elnur Baghishov
  • Japan Times - Kumamoto shaken by magnitude 5 earthquake registering maximum of lower 6 on Japan's seismic intensity scale
  • Bellona - Visit to Russia's floating nuclear plant aims to clear up 'fake news' about reactor tests - Andrei Zolotkov, Charles Digges
  • Press TV - FM Zarif: US in no position to lecture Iran on UNSC Res. 2231

    Wednesday, January 02, 2019

  • Lewiston Tribune - Should Idaho solve Hanford's waste problem?
  • Vancouver Columbian - In Our View: Checking up on Cleanup--As work continues at Camp Bonneville, residents get chance to weigh in on plan
  • Nevada Independent - The making of a governor - Michelle Rindels
  • HNN Huntingtonnews - FLASHBACK: A "For Dummies" Beginner's Guide to Huntington's Atomic and Nuclear Legacy - Tony Rutherford
  • WBIR-TV - Business as usual at ORNL during partial government shutdown - Lauren Hoar
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Oak Ridge Reservation still running despite shutdown - Brittany Crocker
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Consider renegotiating the Idaho/DOE Agreement - James Delmore
  • Washington Times Herald, IN - Billions paid sickened workers at nuke research labs - Jamie Grey and Lee Zurik
  • AP News - Dominion Energy completes buyout of South Carolina utility - Meg Kinnard
  • POWERmag - Debate Continues: Can New Technology Save Nuclear Power? - 01/01/2019 | Kennedy Maize
  • KPBS - Criminal Investigation Sought Into Nuclear Waste Handling At San Onofre - Alison St John
  • World Nuclear News - Connecticut signs up for nuclear electricity
  • World Nuclear News - Nuclear the 'ideal way' for dealing with climate change, says Bill Gates
  • World Nuclear News - Kaiga 1 completes record-breaking run
  • KPBS - Safety Concerns Mount As Edison Awaits NRC's OK To Bury Radioactive Waste - Alison St John
  • The State, SC - Dominion completes buyout of SCANA after 17-month nuclear fiasco - Avery G. Wilks
  • WIS-TV Columbia, SC - It's official: Dominion Energy and SCANA complete long-awaited merger - Tanita Gaither
  • YouTube - Dominion Energy finishes merger with SCANA
  • Minnesota Public Radio - Three views on our nuclear future Issues - Kerri Miller , Marcheta Fornoff , Kelly Gordon
  • S&P Global Platts - EDF delays 4 French nuclear reactor returns by combined 11 days - Andreas Franke
  • Bakersfield Californian - Perma-Fix Provides Update Following 16th Annual Nuclear Waste Management Forum
  • HNN Huntingtonnews - Sign Petition Prevent Ohio River Becoming Nuclear Waste Dump - Vina Colley
  • KOB TV4 Albuquerque, NM - New Mexico approves permit change for nuclear repository - Associated Press
  • Business News Americas - New Brazil mining minister to boost production, nuclear energy - Frederico Barbosa
  • MiceTimes Asia - The nuclear test of North Korea causes tremors
  • Zee News - Lists of nuclear installations shared between India and Pakistan
  • Financial Times - Nuclear submarines threaten to sink UK defence budget - David Bond and Sylvia Pfeifer
  • Africa Intelligence - Cold war over African civil nuclear power
  • Press TV - No foreign power can make decisions on legitimate EU-Iran trade ties: Mogherini
  • Press TV - New 9/11 leaked files to 'top Snowden's finest work,' hackers say
  • Press TV - Israel OKed construction plans for over 10,000 settler units in 2018: PLO
  • Press TV - 'US, Israel have long history of defying international conventions'
  • Press TV - Supporting Palestine to boost security in region, says Iran's parliament speaker
  • Press TV - US will continue to work with Israel over Syria and Iran: Pompeo
  • Bellona - Russian-built reactor in Finland again delayed - Charles Digges
  • State Times - North India's first nuclear plant in Haryana: Dr Jitendra
  • Independent Barents Observer - It's a law - Russian Arctic shipping to be regulated by Rosatom - Atle Staalesen
  • Vermont Journalism Trust - Richard Czaplinski: F-35 – the wrong equipment for the wrong war - Richard Czaplinski on behalf of the members of the Will Miller Green Mountain Veterans For Peace, Chapter 57
  • New Straits Times - Letter: Answer to treatment of waste is in technologyAnswer to treatment of waste is in technology - Professor Datuk Dr Ahmad Ibrahim
  • Daily Hamshire Gazette, MA - NRC raps maker of Vt. Yankee waste casks - Richie Davis
  • InsideClimate News - A Clean Energy Revolution Is Rising in the Midwest, with Utilities in the Vanguard - Dan Gearino
  • The State, SC - Dominion Energy completes SCANA buyout. How will that change your power bill? - Tom Barton
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - Dominion officially owns SCANA, SCE&G, a year after offering to resolve SC nuclear fiasco - Thad Moore and John McDermott
  • Lexington County Chronicle, SC - Santee Cooper accuses SCE&G of fraud - 131 Swartz Rd.
  • All Things Nuclear - China in Focus #22: Wither Engagement? - Gregory Kulacki, China project manager and senior analyst
  • IAEA - Looking Ahead: Important 2019 Events at the IAEA - Natalia Ivanova, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Trend News Agency, Azerbaijan - Mogherini: EU to continue to work on SPV mechanism with Iran
  • Mehr News - "We have a duty to stand up against the oppressor and defend the oppressed"
  • Mehr News - Larijani, Sanaei discuss importance of Iran, Russia relations
  • Mehr News - Iran always backs Palestinian people, resistance cause
  • Xinhua - PLO urges investigation into Israeli settlement activity
  • Xinhua - Cuba reiterates intension to coexist in peace with U.S.
  • In These Times - Indian Country: The Situation is Bleak, But Not Hopeless - Juanpablo Ramirez-Franco
  • New York Times - Kim and Trump Back at Square 1: If U.S. Keeps Sanctions, North Will Keep Nuclear Program - David E. Sanger
  • DOE:NNSS:NSSAB - Full Board Meeting - Jan. 16, 2019
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Facility Operating and Combined Licenses: Applications and Amendments Involving Proposed No Significant Hazards Considerations, etc. FR Document: 2018-27915 Citation: 84 FR 20 PDF Pages 20-30 (11 pages) Permalink

    Tuesday, January 01, 2019

  • Tri-City Herald - Tri-City company awarded $152 million Hanford contract - Annette Cary
  • Clinton Herald, Clinton, Iowa - Billions paid to sickened workers at nuke research labs - Jamie Grey and Lee Zurik
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Whistleblower complaint filed against Department of Military Affairs - Phaedra Haywood
  • Ring of Fire - Defense Contractors Are Cashing In On Administrations Horrible Immigration Policy - Mike Papantonio
  • Common Dreams - Justice for Julian Assange, Test of Western Democracy--This cruel persecution of Assange represents a deep crisis of Western democracy - Nozomi Hayase
  • Common Dreams - Is the End of the Brutal War in Yemen Finally at Hand? - Gareth Porter
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Finance New Mexico: Funds Aim To Spur Growth Of Six Native American Ventures - Damon Scott
  • Bloomberg - Strategic Command Apologizes for Tweet About Dropping Bomb - The Associated Press
  • Washington Times - Don't be fooled by those who argue for uranium subsidies - Katie Tubb
  • KUSI San Diego - Attorney Mike Aguirre accuses SoCal Edison of improper nuclear waste management
  • Taiwan News - Waste from 3rd nuclear plant poses no risk to public: Taiwan Power Corp.--Leftovers from incineration ended up in landfill inside plant area - Matthew Strong
  • Africa Business Daily - Board maps out Kenya nuclear plant sites - Victor Raballa
  • KWES NewsWest9 - New Mexico approves permit change for nuclear repository - Associated Press
  • NBC News - U.S. Strategic Command deletes New Year's Eve joke about dropping something 'bigger' - Jane C. Timm
  • Wall Street Journal - Trump's Tech Battle With China Roils Bill Gates Nuclear Venture--Recent policy change at Energy Department sidelines TerraPower's effort to make reactors smaller, cheaper and safer - Jay Greene
  • EnviroNews - Trump Wants to Break Gov's Promise to Clean up High-Level Nuclear Waste from Cold War - Shad Engkilterra
  • DOE - DOE Releases Year in Review
  • Japan Times - Hydrogen touted as clean energy
  • Asahi Shimbun - Police officer stays on duty in empty town near Fukushima plant - Taro Kotegawa
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Letter: The fee goes on - Jerry Mallard, Bruce Street, James Island
  • USGS - M 4.2 - 1km SSW of Hasaki, Japan
  • Trend News Agency - Mogherini: Europe still adheres to agreement with Iran
  • Mainichi Daily News - Olympics: 2020 torches to be made of recycled aluminum from Fukushima
  • Mehr News Agency - In 2019, the nuclear deal is hanging by a thread
  • Mehr News Agency - Europe still committed to Iran nuclear deal: Mogherini -
  • Mehr News Agency - Iran, India prepare mechanism for banking transactions

    Monday, December 31, 2018

  • Reuters UK - UK watchdog plans to overhaul treatment of whistleblowers - Kanishka Singh
  • Whitman Wire, Whitman College, Walla Walla, WA - Radiation in Walla Walla - Sam Cleary
  • Tri-City Herald - 2018's top stories, (3. Plutonium spread at Hanford)
  • AP News - New Mexico approves permit change for nuclear repository
  • Bloomberg - Cleanup Continues at Fukushima
  • Reuters - Israeli spy sees possible threat from Iraq as Iran's clout grows - Dan Williams
  • Chosun Ilbo - Kim Jong-un Writes to S.Korean and U.S. Leaders - Lee Min-seok, Yoon Hyung-jun
  • Reuters - North Korea's Kim sent message to Trump on nuclear talks: Chosun Ilbo - Hyonhee Shin
  • Bloomberg - Editorial: A Warming World Needs Nuclear Power
  • Pakistan Express Tribune -
  • Pakistan is a responsible nuclear state: President Alvi - Nuclear, wind and solar tag team climate in Connecticut - John Weaver
  • S&P Global Platts- - Belgium's Tihange 3 nuclear reactor return advanced a week to Jan 1 - Henry Edwardes Evans
  • Kyodo News - No N. Korea ballistic missile, nuclear test in 2018, 1st in 7 years - Tomoyuki Tachikawa
  • Fin24 - The case for (coal and nuclear) megaprojects - Rob Jeffrey
  • Outlook India - Over 15,000 habitations affected due to water contaminated by Uranium: Drinking Water ministry
  • IAEA - IAEA Highlights and Achievements in 2018 – a Year in Review - Natalia Ivanova, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • ABC Columbia, SC - Santee Cooper sues SCE&G over failed nuclear plants
  • Dorset Echo UK - Tradebe Inutec has acquired Winfrith nuclear site - Martin Lea
  • RTO Insider - New York Looks to Expand Energy Programs in 2019--Offshore Wind, Carbon Pricing, Storage Dominate Agenda - Michael Kuser
  • Iranian Financial Tribune - Russia: No Grounds for New Anti-Iran UNSC Resolution
  • Solar Industry Mag - Connecticut Selects Solar, Offshore Wind and Nuclear Bids - Betsy Lillian
  • Malaysia Kini - Confusion on the specific activity of thorium - Dr Looi Hoong Wah
  • Xinhua - Interview: China, EU's interests have been closely intertwined: ambassador
  • The Quint - Russia's Rosatom completes training courses in 2018 for Indian engineers - IANS
  • NRC - 18-066 NRC Renews Operating License of Waterford Nuclear Power Plant
  • USGS - M 5.0 - 40km E of Namie, Japan
  • Trend News Agency - Iran, Syria sign long-term strategic cooperation pact
  • Trend News Agency - Turkey to continue cooperation with Russia and Iran on Syria - top diplomat
  • Yonhap News Agency - Moon welcomes N. Korean leader's commitment to denuclearization
  • Mehr News Agency - Washington supports unrest in Iran by pursuing sanctions policy
  • Mehr News Agency - Banking transactions between Iran, Syria to be facilitated
  • Press TV - US military admits killing more civilians in Syria, Iraq
  • Press TV - Arrogant powers can never stop Iran support for Palestine: Ayat. Khamenei -
  • Press TV - New footage reportedly shows Saudi hitmen carrying Khashoggi body parts in bags
  • Govtrack - S. 512: Nuclear Energy Innovation and Modernization Act
  • KSDK St. Louis - Government shutdown impacts EPA oversight at West Lake landfill - Jenna Barnes
  • Patriot Ledger, Quincy, MA - Often under repair, Pilgrim was top news in Plymouth - Dundee Courier
  • Scottish Courier - MoD plan to dump nuclear-powered submarines on Scottish seabed - Gareth McPherson
  • New York Times - An Israeli Soldier Killed a Medic in Gaza. We Investigated the Fatal Shot - Yousur Al-Hlou, Malachy Browne, John Woo and David M. Halbfinger
  • New York Times - A Day, a Life: When a Medic Was Killed in Gaza, Was It an Accident? - David M. Halbfinger
  • Boston Globe - With Syria announcement, Trump confronts his own militarist cabal - Stephen Kinzer
  • The American Conservative - Trump Scores, Breaks Generals' 50-Year War Record--His national security team had been trying to box him in like every other president. But he called their bluff. - Gareth Porter
  • DOE:EM - Department of Energy Awards Contract For Hanford Site Occupational Medical Services

    Sunday, December 30, 2018

  • Antinuclear Australia - Flinders Ranges Traditional Owners take radioactive waste concerns to Australian Human Rights Commission
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - Attorney seeks federal criminal investigation into Edison's handling of nuclear waste at San Onofre - Jeff McDonald
  • Samoa Observer - Govt. urged to develop whistle blower law - Joyetter Feagaimaali
  • Albuquerque Journal - State OKs controversial WIPP volume changes - Maddy Hayden
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Los Alamos National Laboratory World-Class User Facilities Foster Rich Research Opportunities - LANL News
  • Bloomberg - Kim Wants More Summits With Moon to Tackle Nuclear Issue - Sam Kim and Youkyung Lee
  • National Interest - America's Mad Scientists Wanted to Use Nuclear Power to Create Tunnels in a Shocking Way - Steve Weintz
  • Economic Times - '15,000 tonnes of uranium needed to achieve supply security of fuel for nuclear plants'
  • The State - Inside the hurried effort to find a buyer for Santee Cooper - Avery G. Wilks
  • Sumter Item, SC - Santee Cooper sues partner over failed nuclear plants
  • KWBE News Channel Nebraska - Cooper Nuclear Station Declares Unusual Event - Dan Swanson
  • Cherokee Tribune & Ledger News, Canton, GA - Crew extinguishes fire at Cooper Nuclear Station - Bob Glissmann
  • The Ferret Scotland - Revealed: UK's secret plan to dump 22 nuclear submarines in Scotland - Rob Edwards
  • Scottish Courier - MoD plan to dump nuclear-powered submarines on Scottish seabed - Gareth McPherson -
  • USGS - M 5.5 - 71km S of Obihiro, Japan

    Saturday, December 29, 2018

  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Letter: Nuclear power needs for the future - Darryl Siemer, Idaho Falls
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - I.F. Power GM Prairie to rep utilities in reactor project - Nathan Brown
  • Los Angeles Daily News - Here's what's in store for the San Fernando Valley in 2019: Santa Susana cleanup {text}EXIT
  • AP News - Santee Cooper sues partner over failed nuclear plants
  • AP News - Millstone, offshore wind among zero-carbon auction winners - Benjamin Kail
  • SaltWire Guardian, Nove Scotia - Letter: Nuclear power practically dead - Phillip Griffin, North Wiltshire
  • Sputnik News - Russia's New Avangard Hypersonic Nuke Missile Prompts Panic in US – German Media
  • The State - SC utility watchdog wants regulators to declare SCE&G lied about nuclear project - Tom Barton and Avery G. Wilks
  • Belarus News (BelTA)- - Preparations afoot to load nuclear fuel imitators into first unit of Belarusian nuclear power plant
  • Manila Bulletin - PH nuclear ambition now entering legislative phase - Myrna M. Velasco
  • Parsippany Daily Record, NJ - Editorial: Nuke subsidies need greater scrutiny
  • RT - US hasn't said 'last word' on nuke treaties, Moscow seeking dialogue – Russian ambassador - Michigan Live
  • Kalamazoo Gazette - Palisades nuclear plant returns to service after 2-month shutdown - Brad Devereaux
  • Tasnim News Agency - JCPOA An 'Existential Interest' for Europe: IAI Director
  • Xinhua - Spotlight: Fate of diplomacy at stake after U.S. withdrawal from Iranian nuclear deal - Hassan Rouhvand
  • Manila Bulletin - PH nuclear ambition now entering legislative phase - Myrna M. Velasco
  • The State - Santee Cooper accuses SCE&G of civil fraud in failed, $9 billion nuclear project - John Monk and Avery G. Wilks
  • USGS - M 7.0 - 83km ESE of Pondaguitan, Philippines
  • USGS - M 4.4 - 146km SW of Nishinoomote, Japan
  • NEI - 5 Reasons Why Plant Vogtle is Key to Our Clean Energy Future - Kelly McPharlin
  • NEI - The Nuclear Energy Debate: The Climate Is Changing - Matt Wald
  • NEI - North Anna Nuclear Plant Engineer Driven by Service to Others - Patricia Kakridas
  • NEI - Congress Passes Bipartisan Nuclear Energy Bill Critical for Industry Reform statement

    Friday, December 28, 2018

  • Japan Today - Panel proposes strengthening measures to protect whistleblowers
  • World Nuclear News - DOE agreement supports power generated from SMRs
  • World Nuclear News - IAEA helps Vietnam plan for new research reactor
  • Houston Chronicle - Nuclear cleanup tests Rick Perry, as administration presses for budget cuts - James Osborne
  • AP News - Regulators file complaint against maker of nuclear fuel cask
  • AP News - Jerry Brown wraps a 5-decade history in California politics - Kathleen Ronayne
  • Bloomberg - German Power Rally Could Keep Going Next Year After Record Gain - Rachel Morison
  • Reuters - TABLE-Swiss nuclear plant outages and restarts - Vera Eckert
  • Wall Street Journal - High-Paying Jobs in Nuclear Power Aren't Looking So Safe Anymore - Erin Ailworth
  • TASS - Rosatom's accident-tolerant fuel to make nuclear power safer
  • Michigan Radio NPR - Detroit and Hamtramck leaders urge Snyder to veto radioactive waste bills - Bryce Huffman
  • Philippine News Agency - Nuclear Regulation Act to boost tech, industrial growth: Salceda - Johnny C. Nunez
  • Patriot Ledger, Quincy, MA - Nuclear Regulatory Commission to take questions on Pilgrim - Joe DiFazio
  • Manilla Standard - Nuclear Regulation Act gets House okay
  • South China Morning Post - Chinese city residents protest over plans for nuclear research plant - Mandy Zuo
  • SF Bay Indymedia - Nuclear plant closures continue - Michael Steinberg
  • Politiko - WATCH | Lorenzana backs Bataan nuclear power plant revival
  • Japan Times - Costs to decommission JAEA nuclear facilities estimated at Â¥1.9 trillion, agency says
  • Mining Review Africa - Students from Zambia to study nuclear science in Russia
  • 112 News Ukraine - Rivne nuclear power plant's No.1 unit shut down for scheduled maintenance
  • Brattleboro Reformer, VT - NRC files complaint against fuel cask-maker - Susan Smallheer
  • The State, SC - Dominion Energy set to close SCANA buyout, filing says - Avery G. Wilks
  • WFAE Charlotte, NC - $15 Billion SCANA Deal Closer To Completion - Gwendolyn Glenn
  • Bayshore Broadcasting - Bruce Power Looks Back at 2018 - Travis Jackson
  • CNN Philippines - Defense chief backs revival of Bataan Nuclear Power Plant
  • IAEA - Conserve Every Drop, Isotope Hydrology Techniques Improves Kuwait's Water Management Techniques - Aabha Dixit, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Connecticut Mirror - Nuclear wins big in clean energy competition – and not just Millstone - Jan Ellen Spiegel
  • Public Citizen - Energy Department's Attempt to Secretly Classify Energy Sites Violates Numerous Federal Laws
  • NAS - Project Update:: Supplemental Treatment of Low-Activity Waste at the Hanford Nuclear Reservation
  • Trend News Agency, Azerbaijan - PM: Iraq to expand ties with Iran in electricity
  • Press TV - Israeli troops kill Palestinian in Gaza: Ministry
  • Press TV - Outgoing Pentagon chief Mattis rejects Netanyahu's appeal: Report
  • Press TV - US, Israel to block planned Palestinian statehood initiative at UN
  • Energy Department - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Disposition of Depleted Uranium Oxide Conversion Product Generated From DOE's Inventory of Depleted Uranium Hexafluoride FR Document: 2018-28249 Citation: 83 FR 67250 PDF Pages 67250-67251
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Weekly Receipts FR Document: 2018-28208 Citation: 83 FR 67282 PDF Page 67282
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Exemptions: Exelon Generation Company, LLC Oyster Creek Nuclear Generating Station FR Document: 2018-28202 Citation: 83 FR 67365 PDF Pages 67365-67368
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Exemptions: Exelon Generation Company, LLC Oyster Creek Nuclear Generating Station FR Document: 2018-28203 Citation: 83 FR 67368 PDF Pages 67368-67372
  • Workers Compensation Programs Office - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals FR Document: 2018-28248 Citation: 83 FR 67361 PDF Pages 67361-67362

    Thursday, December 27, 2018

  • Chillicothe Gazette - Voluntary separations offered to Piketon cleanup workers - Chris Balusik
  • Balkan Insight - Serbia: Unrepentant War Criminals Enjoy Public Spotlight
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - EDITORIAL: Intel agencies stonewall on surveillance measures
  • Washington Post - More science than you think is retracted. Even more should be. - Adam Marcus and Ivan Oransky
  • Albuquerque Journal, NM - WIPP: Shipments resume from Chicago-based lab - Adrian C. Hedden
  • POWERmag - DOE Office of Nuclear Energy Announces Agreement Supporting Power Generated from Small Modular Reactors
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Fed workers, park visitors could start to feel shutdown - Nathan Brown
  • Oak Ridger - County sets meeting to hear on landfill - Ben Pounds
  • Forbes blog - This New Year, Can't We Do The Right Thing With Our Nuclear Waste? - James Conca
  • KING5 Seattle - Hanford project remains open during government shutdown - Associated Press
  • Yakima Herald-Republic - Editorial: It's time for Washington to be a player in the presidential-primary fray
  • AP News - Israeli official confirms Syria airstrikes as Russia objects - JOSEF FEDERMAN and NATALIYA VASILYEVA
  • AP News - Forest Service taking comments on Idaho open-pit mine plan - Keith Ridler
  • Reuters - Germany would oppose new nuclear missiles in Europe: Foreign Minister - Maria Sheahan
  • The State, SC - Dominion Energy plans to complete SCANA buyout, NYSE filing says - Avery G. Wilks
  • World Nuclear News - Fourth Tianwan unit enters commercial operation
  • World Nuclear News - Russia retires Leningrad unit 1
  • World Nuclear News - Schedule for Hanhikivi 1 project revised
  • World Nuclear News - Viewpoint: The logic of nuclear power for Central Asia
  • POWERmag - Bipartisan Nuclear Modernization Bill Clears Congress - Sonal Patel
  • POWERmag - Finnish Nuclear Plant Start-up Delayed Again - Darrell Proctor
  • POWERmag - Tianwan Unit 4 Latest Chinese Reactor to Come Online - Darrell Proctor
  • Antiwar - Israeli Nuclear Smuggling--$500 million Pennsylvania NUMEC toxic cleanup restarts - Grant Smith
  • Antiwar - Meet VIAB: Virginia's Taxpayer-Funded Israel Lobby--State funding for Israeli companies, politicized textbooks and fighting BDS - Grant Smith
  • S&P Global Platts - Belgium's Doel 4 nuclear reactor due for early return Dec 27 - Henry Edwardes Evans
  • 106.3 WORD, Greenville, SC - 2 Challenge PSC's Nuke Decision--PSC may have to reconsider decision
  • BelTA - Belarusian nuclear power plant air defense regiment gets another Tor-M2 battery
  • NHK World - Utilities ponder use of new type of nuclear fuel
  • IAEA - IAEA Reviews Viet Nam's Infrastructure for a Research Reactor, Delivers Review Report to Nigeria - Irena Chatzis, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • UrduPoint News - Rosatom's TVEL Developed Trial Samples Of Accident Tolerant Fuel For Nuclear Power Plants - Fakhir Rizvi
  • Cape Cod Broadcasting - Public Comment Period Begins for Pilgrim Plant Decommissioning Process - Tim Dunn
  • Portsmouth Daily Times, OH - A-plant contractor, union boss clash over voluntary separations from Piketon site - Tom Corrigan
  • UrduPoint News - Russia Surpasses US By 10-15 Years In Retaliatory Weapons Development - ICBM Designer - Faizan Hashmi
  • Japan Today - Costs for scrapping 79 nuclear facilities estimated at Â¥1.9 tril
  • Asahi Shimbun - JAEA: Closing 79 nuclear facilities will cost at least 1.9 trillion yen
  • The Guardian - Letter: Hiding Britain's H-bomb secrets Hiding Britain's H-bomb secrets - Sue Rabbitt Roff, Cellardyke, Fife
  • Algeria Press Service - Council of Ministers adopts bill on civilian nuclear activities
  • FITSNews.com, SC - Arizona Offers Preview Of Palmetto State Utility Fight
  • Japan Times - Cost for decommissioning JAEA nuclear facilities put at Â¥1.9 trillion
  • Press TV - Israel's settlement expansion deepens apartheid: Palestinian Foreign Ministry
  • Press TV - Saudi king demotes FM in reshuffle seen as whitewash
  • Press TV - Pentagon admits Iran's key role in restoring calm to Afghanistan
  • Press TV - ICC should speed up probe into Israel's war crimes in occupied lands: PLO
  • Press TV - Russia: Eastern Syria must return to govt. control after US exit
  • Press TV - Palestine to apply for full UN membership early next year, foreign minister says
  • E&E Daily - FISHERIES: An industry ravaged by 3 disasters reinvents itself - Nathanial Gronewold
  • Malaysia Star - Letter: Don't send waste overseas Don't send waste overseas - PROF DATUK DR AHMAD IBRAHIM, Fellow, Academy of Sciences Malaysia, UCSI University
  • Navy Department - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Draft Fallon Range Training Complex Modernization, Naval Air Station Fallon, NV FR Document: 2018-28012 Citation: 83 FR 66685 PDF Pages 66685-66686
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Rule List of Approved Spent Fuel Storage Casks: TN Americas LLC Standardized Advanced NUHOMS System, Certificate of Compliance No. 1029, Amendment No. 4 FR Document: 2018-27949 Citation: 83 FR 66585 PDF Pages 66585-66590
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Proposed Rule List of Approved Spent Fuel Storage Casks: TN Americas LLC Standardized Advanced NUHOMS System, Certificate of Compliance No. 1029, Amendment No. 4 FR Document: 2018-27950 Citation: 83 FR 66644 PDF Pages 66644-66646
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Renewals: Entergy Operations, Inc. River Bend Station, Unit 1 FR Document: 2018-28129 Citation: 83 FR 66765 PDF Pages 66765-66766
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2018-28050 Citation: 83 FR 66765 PDF Page 66765

    Wednesday, December 26, 2018

  • Las Vegas Sun - Midterms may have spelled the end of Yucca Mountain - John Hudak
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Nevada's political clout grows thanks to early presidential caucus - Gary Martin
  • Japan Times - Panel proposes strengthening measures to protect whistleblowers
  • NBC News - The House Oversight Committee sent Trump's White House and agencies 51 letters. Here's what they mean for 2019 - Kurt Bardella
  • Idaho Mountain Express - INL's transuranic waste treatment is almost complete - Jack Zimmerman
  • Willamette Week, Portland, OR - Are There Still Spent Fuel Rods Stored at the Site of the Former Trojan Nuclear Plant? - Marty Smith
  • Charleston Post and Courier - SCANA property sales in SC will pay lawsuit settlement
  • Associated Press - 'Santa' Cooper rewards lawyers
  • NAS - Project Information: Review of the Health Effects in Vietnam Veterans of Exposure to Herbicides–Eleventh Biennial Update
  • Trend News Agency - Central Bank of Iran: Trade exchanges implemented with China, India - Elnur Baghishov
  • NHK World - Five-year sentences sought for ex-TEPCO execs
  • Asahi Shimbun - 5-year prison terms sought for former TEPCO executives - Shunsuke Abe
  • Japan Times - Busting myths about Fukushima No. 1 - Kuni Miyake
  • Japan Times - 5-year jail terms sought for ex-TEPCO execs over nuclear crisis
  • Mainichi Daily News - Farmers struggle to keep cows left behind near Fukushima plant
  • Mainichi Daily News - 5-year prison terms sought for 3 ex-TEPCO execs over nuclear disaster
  • AP News - Putin crows as he oversees Russian hypersonic weapons test - Vladimir Isachenkov
  • Reuters - Putin says Russia is ready to deploy new hypersonic nuclear missile - Maria Kiselyova and Polina Nikolskaya
  • Financial Times - Finnish-Russian nuclear plant delayed by four years - Richard Milne, Nordic Correspondent
  • NPR - Executives In Fukushima Nuclear Disaster Deserve 5-Year Prison Terms, Prosecutors Say - Bill Chappell
  • Lancaster Intelligencer Journal - Radioactive waste is a danger to all - William Hazlett
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  • Philippine Daily Inquirer business - Revival of nuclear power plans seen - Ronnel W. Domingo
  • The Australian - Defence under attack on nuclear waste dump
  • Kyodo News - Farmers struggle to keep cows left behind near Fukushima plant
  • LaSalle News Tribune, IL - Kinzinger pleased about passage of nuclear power bill
  • Curbed San Francisco - Major banks freeze Shipyard lending--Bank fallout threatens development's future - Adam Brinklow
  • Press TV - Syrian air defense systems shoot down Israeli missiles near Damascus -
  • Press TV - Israel approves plans for 2,200 settler homes in West Bank
  • New York Times - Arms Sales to Saudis Leave American Fingerprints on Yemen's Carnage - Declan Walsh and Eric Schmitt
  • General Services Administration - Proposed Rule: Federal Acquisition Regulations: Whistleblower Protection for Contractor Employees FR Document: 2018-27493 Citation: 83 FR 66223 PDF Pages 66223-66228
  • Navy Department - Notice: Record of Decision: Hawaiian Islands and Southern California Training and Testing Final Environmental Impact Statement/Overseas Environmental Impact Statement FR Document: 2018-27811 Citation: 83 FR 66255 PDF Pages 66255-66256
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Rule: List of Approved Spent Fuel Storage Casks: TN Americas LLC, Standardized NUHOMS System, Certificate of Compliance No. 1004, Renewed Amendment No. 15 FR Document: 2018-27810 Citation: 83 FR 66079 PDF Pages 66079-66080
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Guidance: Spent Fuel Heat Generation in an Independent Spent Fuel Storage Installation FR Document: 2018-27931 Citation: 83 FR 66317 PDF Pages 66317-66318
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: License Amendments; Applications: Florida Power and Light Co., Turkey Point Nuclear Generating Unit Nos. 3 and 4 FR Document: 2018-27844 Citation: 83 FR 66318 PDF Pages 66318-66323
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: License Renewal Applications: Pacific Gas and Electric Co.; Humboldt Bay Independent Spent Fuel Storage Installation; Renewal of Special Nuclear Materials License FR Document: 2018-27832 Citation: 83 FR 66314 PDF Pages 66314-66316
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards FR Document: 2018-27846 Citation: 83 FR 66316 PDF Pages 66316-66317

    Tuesday, December 25, 2018

  • Oak Ridger - Letter: Open letter to Commission - Martin McBride, Oak Ridge
  • Whistleblower Protection Blog - DOJ False Claims Act Recoveries Hit Ten Year Low - Farhat Muruwat
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - His job was to prepare SLO County for emergencies. This is what he worries about - Monica Vaughan
  • Lewiston Tribune, Lewiston, ID - Cybersecurity begins at INL--Idaho lab protects U.S. infrastructure from computer attacks - Keith Ridler, Associated Press
  • Coeur d'Alene Press, ID - Idaho lab protects US infrastructure from cyber attacks - Keith Ridler
  • AP News - Idaho lab protects US infrastructure from cyber attacks - Keith Ridler
  • LA Monitor - Contractor to submit report on RDX to state in summer - Tris DeRoma
  • Legal NewsLine - Feds allege Washington workers' comp law violations constitution - Bree Gonzales
  • Tri-City Herald - Opinion: Hey state legislators, take a good look at the Tri-Cities - Ken Robertson
  • AP News - AP FACT CHECK: Trump revisits old fictions about Iran money - Calvin Woodward
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - DOE Releases Final EIS For Cleanup Of Area IV and Northern Buffer Zone At Santa Susana Field Laboratory - DOE News -
  • Reuters - Iranian president presents budget, says U.S. sanctions to hit growth
  • National Interest - China is Designing A Giant Machine to Test Nuclear Bombs - Michael Peck
  • NW Evening Mail - Nuclear chiefs ask for radiation rules to be relaxed - Tom Murphy
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Environmental groups challenge SC nuclear decision, setting stage for Supreme Court appeal - Thad Moore
  • BusinessGhana - SA students explore benefits of nuclear energy for Africa
  • Mainichi Daily News - Editorial: Japan must ditch nuclear plant exports for global trends in renewable energy
  • RT - Poseidon in action: Russia 'starts' underwater trial of strategic nuclear drone
  • Daily Post-Athenian - TVA reviews preparedness after earthquake
  • Ogle County News, IL - Exelon appeals assessment of Byron plant - Vinde Wells
  • The State - SC environmentalists asks PSC to reconsider Dominion-SCANA merger - Maayan Schechter
  • USGS - M 4.4 - 35km WSW of Taitung City, Taiwan
  • Mehr News Agency - US has no right to claim that Iran is "violating" 2231: Jenkins -
  • Mehr News Agency - Iran stresses Europe's 'practical approach' towards JCPOA

    Monday, December 24, 2018

  • National Interest - Russia Is Arming Its Tanks with a Controversial New 'Bullet'--Think uranium shells - Michael Peck
  • Tri-City Herald - 10 research accomplishments at Pacific Northwest National Laboratory in 2018 - Steven Ashby
  • Center for Public Integrity - The Center's top stories in national security this year
  • AP News - Israeli government falls, early elections called for April - Aron Heller
  • Seattle Daily Journal of Commerce - 12 small nuclear reactors to be built in Idaho
  • Business Today India - France submits techno-commercial offer for Jaitapur nuclear power project
  • Lancaster Intelligencer Journal - We need to close our nuclear plants - Ernest Eric, Guyll, Nottingham
  • Daily Pioneer New Delhi - Nuclear-capable Agni-IV test-fired successfully - SouthCoastToday
  • SouthCoastToday - Pilgrim decommissioning plan put out for public comment - Colin A. Young
  • Capital.fr - Une fuite radioactive sous une centrale nucléaire en Ardèche inquiète - Marine Thoron
  • American Thinker - Are there any 'good guys' left in Syria? - Gary Gindler
  • RTO Insider - Texas PUC Briefs: Dec. 22, 2018 - Tom Kleckner
  • Korea IT Times - Over 100,000 people signed up to oppose the nuclear phase-out policy - Jung Se-jin
  • IAEA - Hunting for Viruses in Sierra Leone with the Help of Nuclear Technology - Laura Gil, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Reuters - Engie says Belgium's Tihange 3 reactor to restart ahead of schedule - Bate Felix
  • Counterview.net - Kaiga NPP expansion: Karnataka to get just 400 MW, but lose thick forest, fresh water -
  • USGS - M 4.6 - 58km E of Hakodate, Japan

    Sunday, December 23, 2018

  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Editorial: The cycle of incompetence
  • Oak Ridge Today - Updated: Park Service will not provide visitor services during shutdown - John Huotari
  • AP News - SCANA to sell off property to pay ratepayer settlement
  • AP News - Trump loses US envoy to anti-IS coalition over