Thursday, July 28, 2016

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

    Wednesday, July 27, 2016

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

    Tuesday, July 26, 2016

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

    Monday, July 25, 2016

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

    Sunday, July 24, 2016

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

    Saturday, July 23, 2016

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

    Friday, July 22, 2016

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

    Thursday, July 21, 2016

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

    Wednesday, July 20, 2016

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

    Tuesday, July 19, 2016

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

    Monday, July 18, 2016

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

    Sunday, July 17, 2016

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

    Saturday, July 16, 2016

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

    Friday, July 15, 2016

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

    Thursday, July 14, 2016

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

    Wednesday, July 13, 2016

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

    Tuesday, July 12, 2016

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

    Monday, July 11, 2016

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

    Sunday, July 10, 2016

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

    Saturday, July 09, 2016

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

    Friday, July 08, 2016

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

    Thursday, July 07, 2016

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

    Wednesday, July 06, 2016

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

    Tuesday, July 05, 2016

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

    Monday, July 04, 2016

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

    Sunday, July 03, 2016

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

    Saturday, July 02, 2016

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

    Friday, July 01, 2016

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

    Thursday, June 30, 2016

  • KUT Public Media Austin - Why a West Texas Nuclear Dump May Be a Short-Term Fix - Michael O'Brien
  • The Guardian - As quietly as possible, the government is renewing its assault on your privacy - Trevor Timm
  • Nevada Appeal - Amodei expects new push for Yucca - Geoff Dornan
  • EnviroReporter.com - Troubled Aerojet Rocketdyne Chino Hills cleanup plan ignores radiation and toxins
  • Albuquerque Journal - BRIEF: WIPP to host meeting on permit modifications - Maddy Hayden
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - WIPP To Hold Public Meetings On Permit Modification Request - Chris Clark
  • Tri-City Herald - Hanford emergency call was for leaking propane tank at Plutonium Finishing Plant
  • KING5 Seattle - State AG reacts to Hanford safety: 'that pi***es me off' - Susannah Frame
  • Reuters - Russia says work on Akkuyu nuclear plant in Turkey should be unfrozen - Ifax - Jack Stubbs
  • Reuters - EDF plans to sell stake in RTE, value seen above $5.8 billion: sources - Geert De Clercq, Sophie Sassard and Freya Berry
  • Rutland Herald - An honest renewable energy standard includes nuclear - Bob Leach, Brattleboro, retired radiation protection manager and certified senior reactor operator
  • New York Times - How Not to Deal With Climate Change - Michael Shellenberger
  • San Luis Obispo New Times - Good riddance, Diablo - Jim Griffin, San Luis Obispo
  • Monterey County Weekly - What dying well means for Diablo Canyon–and my dad, a nuclear engineer. - Erik Cushman
  • POWERmag - PG&E Calls State Lands Commission Vote 'Critical First Step' for Historic Clean Energy Plan
  • Lexington Herald Leader - New citizens group plans rally against radioactive waste dumping - Greg Kocher
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Confronting plutonium nationalism in Northeast Asia - Fumihiko Yoshida
  • KBS WORLD Radio - US Umbrella Prevents South Korea, Japan From Nuclear Development: Blinken
  • KSL-TV - Radioactive gauge recovered after disappearing from Reno - The Associated Press
  • Washington Examiner - Obama's clean energy goal fails without nuclear, industry says - John Siciliano
  • NDTV - Country That Blocked India's Nuke Club NSG Bid Must Be Held Accountable: US
  • Outlook India - 'Member Who Blocked India's Entry Into NSG be Held Accountable'
  • Times of India - NSG member who blocked India's entry into group should be held accountable: US diplomat - PTI
  • Business Today - Life Without NSG - Anilesh S Mahajan
  • ABC4 Mount Pleasant, SC - SC, Dept. of Energy in court about nuclear fuel lawsuit - Meg Kinnard
  • Daily Sabah - Turkey and China sign deal on nuclear cooperation
  • Nooga Chattanooga - TVA nuclear employees offered voluntary staff reduction option - Chloé Morrison
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - The double-edged sword: US nuclear command and control modernization - Andrew Futter
  • Toronto Sun - Executive committee nixes nuclear debate - Shawn Jeffords
  • Wilkes-Barre Citizens' Voice - 2 leaks fixed at Salem Twp. nuclear power plant - Bill Wellock
  • Wiscasset Newspaper - Illinois officials reach out to Wiscasset on nuclear waste bill - Phil Di Vece
  • Hilton Head Island Packet - SCE&G seeks rate increase to fund nuclear plant construction
  • Rand Daily Mail - Nuclear build: Trevor Manuel's 1994 warning was ignored - Neil Overy
  • Augusta Chronicle - SC, DOE in court over nuke fuel suit - Meg Kinnard
  • Delmarva Public Radio - Governors to Fight Nuke Power Plant Cost-Sharing Plan - Don Rush
  • Baltimore Sun - Hogan, Delaware governor protest cost split on power line from N.J. - Michael Dresser
  • TASS - Russian diplomat sees no problems with Iran's nuclear deal implementation
  • Pittsburgh Tribune-Review - Groundwater testing begins in Parks Township - Mary Ann Thomas
  • Japan Times - Shikoku Electric looks to fire up MOX-fueled Ehime reactor around Aug. 25 - JIJI
  • Japan Times - Outgoing Fukushima plant chief says long road still ahead - Kazuaki Nagata
  • Reno Gazette-Journal - Radioactive gauge recovered after disappearing from Reno - Associated Press
  • London Times - Hackers set to target nuclear plants - Oliver Moody, Tenerife
  • Charlotte Observer - Corps, EPA test groundwater in area of nuclear waste dump - Associated Press
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Idaho universities rake in DOE funds
  • Daily Post North Wales - So why has danger zone around former Anglesey nuclear plant been extended? - Gareth Wyn-Williams
  • Asahi Shimbun - INSIGHT: Monju fiasco, Fukushima plans point to a better energy source - Toshihide Ueda
  • Business Standard India - KKNPP unit II likely to start generating power from July - Press Trust of India
  • Cape Cod Times - Report: Pilgrim had no working emergency generators - Christine Legere
  • World Nuclear News - UK sets fifth carbon budget
  • World Nuclear News - North American leaders commit to 50% clean power goal
  • World Nuclear News - Module milestone for Vogtle 4
  • World Nuclear News - Magnox completes decontamination at Bradwell
  • BBC - Climate change: UK backs world-leading climate target - Roger Harrabin
  • Bury Times - Bury firm working on ambitious project to keep Chernobyl safe for future generations - Andrew Bardsley
  • The Hindu - Kudankulam second unit gets AERB nod - Dennis S. Jesudasan
  • Washington Examiner - Clean energy group endorses two House Republicans - John Siciliano
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - times - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Oh, my - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - ORNL part of administration's beat-cancer program - Frank Munger
  • Tri-City Herald - Officials discuss Hanford tank vapors at meeting
  • NRC - NRC Publishes Annual Report to Congress on Nuclear Security Inspections
  • IAEA - Strengthening Nuclear Law in Asia and Pacific Region: IAEA Legal Workshop Hosted in Singapore - Fanny Tonos Paniagua, IAEA Office of Legal Affairs, Aabha Dixit, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Trend News Agency - Belgium to build 600MW power plant in Iran
  • International Trade Administration - Notices: Meetings: Civil Nuclear Trade Advisory Committee PDF Pages 42650 - 42651 (2 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-15479]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Environmental Assessments; Availability, etc.: North Anna Power Station Independent Spent Fuel Storage Installation PDF Pages 42743 - 42745 (3 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-15573]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Exemptions: Duke Energy Carolinas, LLC and North Carolina Electric Membership Corp., Acceptance Criteria for Emergency Core Cooling Systems, McGuire Nuclear Station, Units 1 and 2, Catawba Nuclear Station, Units 1 and 2 PDF Pages 42756 - 42759 (4 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-15548]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Exemptions: Vogtle Electric Generating Plant Unit 3, Southern Nuclear Operating Co., Inc., Georgia Power Co., Oglethorpe Power Corp., et al. PDF Pages 42745 - 42756 (12 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-15547]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: License Amendment Applications: Omaha Public Power District; Fort Calhoun Station, Unit No. 1; Withdrawal PDF Page 42743 (1 page) [FR DOC #: 2016-15544]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings; Sunshine Act, Page 42759 [FR DOC #: 2016-15650]
  • DOE:EM - DOE Renews Western Governors' Association Cooperative Agreement
  • DOE:EM - DOE Awards Cooperative Agreement to New Mexico Energy, Minerals and Natural Resources Department
  • Aiken Standard - MOX lawsuit culminates in Thursday hearing - Thomas Gardiner
  • DOE:EM - EM Update | Vol. 8, Issue 12 | June 30, 2016
  • San Clemente Times - Constant Limitations: CEP Experts, Officials Explain Difficulties in Moving Spent Nuclear Fuel Off SONGS - Eric Heinz

    Wednesday, June 29, 2016

  • Los Alamos Daily Post - DOE Honors LANL's Small Business Program - Carol A. Clark
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - WIPP Update: Prestart Activities Continue - Chris Clark
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Dr. Richard Brody Briefs Los Alamos Daily Post On Fraud Issues Prior To LANL Talk At 3 p.m. Today - Carol A. Clark
  • Military.com - Subs for Recycling Stacking Up at Washington Shipyard
  • Reuters - France's Hollande says Britain must play by EU rules for single market access - Elizabeth Pineau in Brussels and Michel Rose and Richard Lough in Paris
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-Britain's Hinkley nuclear project not affected by Brexit -minister - Nina Chestney
  • Bloomberg - India Rules Out GE Reactors Lacking Working Plant Elsewhere - Rajesh Kumar Singh, Rick Clough
  • AP - California land officials sign off on closing nuclear plant - Alison Noon
  • Syracuse Post Standard - NY should follow California plan for closing Diablo Canyon nuclear plants (Your letters) - Jessica Maxwell, Syracuse, Steering Committee of Alliance for a Green Economy
  • Fox40 Sacramento - Diablo Canyon Nuclear Plant Closure Approved - Lonnie Wong
  • MIT Technology Review - Obama's Ambitious Clean-Energy Goal Will Depend on Nuclear–and the Next President - Richard Martin
  • Japan Times - Chiba wants radioactive designation lifted from Fukushima-contaminated waste
  • Buffalo News - Niagara Falls officials downplay concerns about 'radioactive' pile of dirt - Nancy Fischer
  • The Ecologist UK - Brexit curse hits nuclear power, new London runway - Paul Brown
  • Financial Times - French government reassures on Hinkley Point project - Michael Stothard
  • Asia Times - Xi says Beijing will not recognize N. Korea's nuclear policy
  • Windham County Commons - Will tainted VY water end up in river? - Mike Faher
  • Brattleboro Reformer - Entergy explore option of discharging radioactive water into Connecticut River - Maddi Shaw
  • Ukraine Today - American-Japanese company ready to build nuclear fuel plant in Ukraine
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - DOE report cites deficiencies in Y-12's nuclear accident alarm system - Frank Munger
  • Pocono Record - Service restored at Susquehanna nuke plant after 3 weeks - Anthony Salamone
  • Radio New Zealand - French Polynesia goes to UN over nuclear compensation
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - IG gigs Pantex on infrastructure report - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - The new-jobs breakdown at Y-12, Pantex - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - A uranium back-up - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - DOE report cites criticality alarm issues at Y-12 - Frank Munger
  • WSOC Charlotte - SCE&G seeks rate increase to fund nuclear plant construction
  • The State - SCE&G asks for 3 percent electric rate increase - Roddie Burris
  • World Nuclear News - Swedish regulator approves repository application
  • World Nuclear News - Horizon CEO outlines fresh challenge for nuclear
  • Richmond Register - Radioactive waste in Estill feared as threat to Madison water - Bill Robinson
  • Kallanish Energy - Mexican nuclear dry storage facility nearing completion
  • Europe Online - Swedish nuclear agency endorses nuclear waste storage plan
  • Financial Express - NSG: Where India erred on its bid for Nuclear Suppliers Group membership; Pratap Bhanu Mehta explains
  • Business Standard India - Pakistan prides itself on elite nuclear membership, but needs to end abuse of women
  • Japan Times - Fukushima child evacuees find hope in traditional folk dancing
  • Midwesst Energy News - Nuclear plants in Minnesota, Michigan could be at risk for early closure - Andy Balaskovitz
  • Independent Australia - Nuclear waste importing: The taboo election topic - Noel Wauchope
  • Sunday Post - Radioactive health products were all the rage once - Gavin Sherriff
  • Idaho Mountain Express - Tell the DOE: No more nuclear waste - Snake River Alliance
  • AllAfrica - South Africa: Nuke Deal - DA to Request Scopa Probe On Appointment of Russian-Linked Consultants - Gordon Mackay
  • Bloomberg - Two of Abe's Ministers May Be at Risk in Japan's Election - Isabel Reynolds, Emi Nobuhiro
  • Interfax-Ukraine - Energoatom's accounts unblocked
  • Arctic.ru - Construction of Project 22220 series icebreaker to begin at Baltic Shipyard in July
  • Times of Central Asia - Kazakh national atomic company sells three subsidiaries
  • Bellona - Amidst Brexit unrest, EU climate policy must be kept on track - Bellona Europa

    Tuesday, June 28, 2016

  • antinuclear.net - Blow to south Australian govt: BHP categorically rejects any role in nuclear waste importing
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-France's Macron demands quick EDF decision on UK's Hinkley Point - Bate Felix and Nina Chestney
  • Reuters - Pressure mounts on G20 for fossil fuel subsidies deadline - Barbara Lewis
  • Reuters - Global nuclear power capacity grew fast last year: IEA - Bate Felix
  • Bloomberg - Scientists Discover 'Game-Changer' Helium Deposits in Tanzania - Joseph Burite
  • AP - Huge helium gas field found in Tanzania said 'game changer' - Cara Anna
  • AP - California land regulators to weigh end of nuclear power - Alison Noon
  • AP - North American leaders to pledge more reliance on renewables - Kevin Freking
  • AP - plant - Sheen in Lake Ontario identified as oil from nuclear plant
  • London Times - Hinkley project likely to become £18bn casualty - Robin Pagnamenta, Energy Editor
  • The Independent - Brexit could mean cancellation of Hinkley Point nuclear power station, Government adviser says - Rachael Burnett
  • Platts - France nuclear energy investments continuing: economy minister - William Freebairn
  • Wall Street Journal - France Tells EDF to Switch On U.K. Nuclear-Power Project Despite Brexit - Inti Landauro
  • CalCoast News - Mothers for Peace seeking delay of Diablo Canyon lease - Statement by Mothers for Peace
  • Christian Science Monitor - Does California shutdown mean the end of nuclear power? Not so fast. - Jessica Mendoza
  • The Conversation UK - Risks, ethics and consent: Australia shouldn't become the world's nuclear wasteland
  • The Guardian - Leave vote makes UK's transition to clean energy harder, say experts - Damian Carrington
  • KUOW Seattle - Why a West Texas Nuclear Dump May Be a Short-Term Fix
  • Japan Times - Shareholders urge Japan's utilities to end nuclear power generation
  • Sputnik News - Japan's Power Companies to Abandon Nuclear Power Generation - Daily Excelsior
  • Digital Journal - Cost of nuclear power - Dr Bharat Jhunjhunwala
  • DigitalJournal - OpEd: How far up the ladder did the #Fukushima cover up really go? - Karen Graham
  • Asahi Shimbun - Shareholders call on utilities to abandon nuclear energy
  • Japan Times - Power outage at Fukushima nuclear power plant causes machinery to shut down
  • CNYcentral - Oil leaks from Fitzpatrick Nuclear plant into Lake Ontario - Brett Hall
  • WRVO Public Media Oswego - FitzPatrick plant spills lube oil into Lake Ontario - Payne Horning
  • Syracuse Post Standard - FitzPatrick nuke, the source of lake oil spill, shut down suddenly Friday - Tim Knauss
  • The Hindu - Supplying electricity through nuclear power - A.S.Ganesh
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - PNM's purchase of nuclear energy questioned - Rebecca Moss
  • ABC.au - Zombie dance protest against nuclear industry, in Adelaide's Rundle Mall - Claire Campbell
  • ABC.au - Horsham Council rejects plan for radioactive dump site - David Sparkes
  • Florence Times Daily - Less dependence on nuclear power is comforting trend - TimesDaily, Florence, AL.
  • NASDAQ - ATOS :Lifespan extension of nuclear power plants - GlobeNewswire
  • Phys.org - Laser uranium enrichment technology may create new proliferation risks
  • Japan Today - High court denies injunction against MOX fuel use at nuclear plant
  • Utility Dive - FPL customers could get reprieve from Turkey Point nuclear charges - Robert Walton
  • Japan Times - Hibakusha hugged by Obama in Hiroshima felt leader's commitment to nuclear-free world - Mari Yamaguchi
  • All Things Nuclear - Nuclear Plant Emergency Preparedness – Re-HAB - Dave Lochbaum, director, Nuclear Safety Project
  • Greenfield Recorder - Vt. Yankee seeks OK to dispose of radioactive water - Susan Smallheer, Rutland Herald
  • Utility Dive - UBS: Nuclear plants under long-term contracts at risk for closure - Robert Walton
  • Radio New Zealand - Tahiti activist won't give up nuclear compensation fight
  • Dominican Today - Expert's visit heralds the country's entry into nuclear energy realm
  • Red Wing Republican Eagle - Agencies conducting emergency simulation at Prairie Island nuclear plant - RiverTown Multimedia News staff
  • Reuters - CEZ seeks compensation for unplanned nuclear plant shutdowns - Jason Hovet
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - A brighter future for Iranian nonproliferation? - Farnaz Alimehri
  • Lower Hudson Journal - AP: Indian Point 2 returns to service after pipe leak repair
  • Expatica Belguim - Mitsubishi joins EDF in bid to save reactor builder Areva
  • Reuters - Japan's MHI plans to take minority stake in Areva NP - EDF - Michel Rose
  • World Nuclear News - Counting the cost of air pollution
  • World Nuclear News - No decision on India's NSG membership
  • World Nuclear News - Contract to manage Iter assembly and installation
  • World Nuclear News - Bangladesh moves forward with Rooppur
  • World Nuclear News - EDF and MHI consider collaboration
  • Stanford University News - Cooperation of U.S., Russian scientists helped avoid nuclear catastrophe at Cold War's end, Stanford scholar says - Clifton B. Parker
  • Sputnik News - US Vows to Support India's Passage to Nuclear Suppliers Group
  • NDTV - No NSG Membership and 6 Nuclear Reactors - Modi's Bad Deal - Mani Shankar Aiyar
  • Chandigarh Tribune - Editorial: Nuclear alphabet soup--NSG, MTCR and diplomacy
  • Financial Express - NSG: Why India's hopes of entry into Nuclear Suppliers Group are not dashed yet
  • Charleston Post Courier - SCE&G files for new rate increase to fund nuclear plant construction - David Wren
  • Bloomberg - RWE Split Favored Over EON's in German Utilities Overhaul - Tino Andresen
  • KPBS - Sen. Barbara Boxer On Gun Laws, San Onofre Investigation - Amita Sharma
  • Los Angeles Times - Beset by scandals, the state's energy regulator is facing a massive reorganization - Liam Dillon
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - Editorial: PUC reforms: Here's what else must be done
  • Los Angeles Times - Gov. Jerry Brown and lawmakers announce major reorganization of California's energy regulating agency - Liam Dillon
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - Reforms advance for utilities commission - Jeff McDonald
  • PR Newswire - SCE&G Files for Rate Adjustment Under Base Load Review Act - SCANA Corporation
  • Focus Taiwan - Taiwan to make more use of renewable energy, natural gas: premier - Justin Su, Huang Chiao-wen and Elaine Hou
  • Sputnik News - Fukushima Wake Up Call
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Y-12/Pantex hiring campaign reaches 650; more to come - Frank Munger
  • Orlando Sentinel - Orlando electric rate to drop as Duke's rises - Kevin Spear
  • Japan Today - The outcome depends on how well the opposition can gain support in their campaign against constitutional revision - Maldon and Burnham Standard
  • Maldon and Burnham Standard - Huge decontamination project begins at Bradwell Power Station - Joshua Searle
  • The Hindu - Another twist in row over Kovvada n-plant
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - DOE report cites criticality alarm issues at Y-12 - Frank Munger
  • NRC - NRC Names Kriss Kennedy as Region IV Administrator
  • NRC - NRC Amends Licensing, Inspection and Annual Fees for Fiscal Year 2016
  • NRC - CampCo. Agrees to New License Conditions, NRC Waives Fine over Tritium Watch Violations
  • IAEA - IAEA Impact: How a Nuclear Technique Helped Save the Western Cape's Orange Industry - Miklos Gaspar, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - IAEA Boosts Skills in Asia with Nuclear Reactor Simulators Course - Lenka Kollar, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • ENENews - Highly radioactive 'glass' rained on Tokyo – Fukushima nuclear fuel with 500 Trillion Bq/kg found – "Significant consequences for human health" – Scientists: This changes understanding of disaster… Extreme importance… Our ideas of health implications should change… Do not discuss on social media
  • NHK World - TEPCO chief apologizes to shareholders for cover-up
  • NHK World - Fukushima plant power outage affects some devices
  • Kyodo News - Shareholders urge utilities to end nuclear power generation
  • Kyodo News - Nonnuclear, nuclear states kicks off disarmament meeting in Tokyo
  • Kyodo News - Power outage halts some facilities at Fukushima nuclear power plant
  • Japan Times - Foreign visitors to Hiroshima Peace Museum surge after Obama trip
  • Mainichi Daily News - Panel to review old law on major quakes over fears of Nankai Trough temblor
  • Mainichi Daily News - Shareholders urge utilities to end nuclear power generation
  • Mainichi Daily News - Power outage halts some facilities at Fukushima nuclear power plant
  • Jiji Press - Nuclear Policy on Back Burner in Fukushima Election Campaign
  • Jiji Press - FOCUS: Fiscal Reconstruction Goal Becoming Remote for Japan
  • Citizens' Nuclear Information Center - Nuke Info Tokyo No. 172 (May/June 2016)
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Nevada PDF Pages 41964 - 41965 (2 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-15231]
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Paducah PDF Pages 41966 - 41967 (2 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-15232]
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: President's Council of Advisors on Science and Technology PDF Pages 41968 - 41969 (2 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-15235]
  • Fish and Wildlife Service - Notices: Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge, CO PDF Pages 41987 - 41989 (3 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-15292]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings; Sunshine Act, Pages 42005 - 42006 [FR DOC #: 2016-15380]

    Monday, June 27, 2016

  • Politico - Climate hawks win some, lose some in Dem platform fight - Eric Wolff
  • New York Times - Letters: 4 H-Bombs in Spain, and the Poisoned Airmen
  • Manufacturer.com - GE Hitachi to head $2m nuclear 3D printing research project for DOE - Tim Brown
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Trace Steps Of Manhattan Project Spies With 3D App & Guided 'NM True Spy Tour' July 14-17 - Chris Clark
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - CCNS Challenges EPA To Terminate LANL Outfall From Clean Water Act Permit - Chris Clark
  • Reuters - UK's commitment to renewing nuclear deterrent unaffected by Brexit vote -defense minister - Kylie MacLellan
  • Reuters - Swiss nuclear plant outages - Vera Eckert
  • Phys.org - Radioactive cesium fallout on Tokyo from Fukushima concentrated in glass microparticles
  • AZoM.com - Geochemists Discover Deposition of Radioactive Cesium Fallout from Fukushima in Glass Microparticles
  • Inverse - Radioactive "Glassy Soot" Fell Over Tokyo After the Fukushima Meltdown - Jacqueline Ronson
  • NJ Spotlight - New Jersey's Nuclear Imperative - Ralph Izzo, PSEG
  • Economic Times - India's journey to becoming a nuclear power
  • Shanghai Daily - Expert says most nuclear fuel melted at Fukushima nuclear plant - Shanghai Daily
  • The Hill blog - Is the nuclear liability limit a subsidy, or not? - Benjamin Zycher
  • Huffington Post - Iran's Not Benefiting From The Nuclear Deal and That's Bad News For Rouhani - Kourosh Ziabari
  • Swissinfo - Nuclear waste is no match for ancient rock - Celia Luterbacher, St Ursanne
  • RT - 'Sheen' spotted on Lake Ontario near nuclear power plant
  • WKBW Buffalo - Unknown sheen on Lake Ontario sparks investigation near power plant - Megan Erbacher
  • The Hindu - Editorial: Shrinking spaces at the nuclear high table
  • NDTV - China Suggests Nuclear Club NSG May Not Open For India Later This Year
  • India Wire - Kremlin Politics Deters Rosatom's Global Nuclear Ambitions - Geert De Clercq, Svetlana Burmistrova and Jack Stubbs
  • Reuters - Factbox: Rosatom global projects - Svetlana Burmistrova
  • Decatur Daily - Nuclear power taking a back seat to safer energy sources
  • Swissinfo - Radioactive ex-watchmaking sites need rehab
  • Earth Island Journal - Diablo Canyon Shutdown Proves People Power Can Defeat Nuclear Power - Mark Evanoff
  • Korea Herald - Denuclearization should come first before talks resume with Pyongyang: unification ministry
  • Yonhap News - Russia, China won't accept N. Korea's nuclear, missile strategy - Kim Deok-hyun
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea should form strategic military command to counter N. Korean nuclear threats: expert
  • Arctic.ru - New Rosatom engine for the Arktika, the world's most powerful nuclear icebreaker
  • Sputnik News - Russia's Rosatom Builds 2nd Reactor for World's Largest Nuclear Icebreaker
  • Al Bawaba - Jordan, Saudi Arabia to cooperate on nuclear energy
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - How the new nuclear-armed cruise missile might aid disarmament - Richard Woolgar-James
  • ITV UK - Moorside nuclear plans unchanged following Brexit
  • Port Augusta Transcontinental - Nuclear waste debate heats up - Matt Carcich
  • London Times - Japan's roads to have radioactive foundations - Richard Lloyd Parry, Tokyo
  • The Hindu - Supplying electricity through nuclear power - A.S.Ganesh
  • Bangladesh Daily Star - Cabinet okays $12.65b Russian credit for Rooppur
  • Dhaka Tribune - Draft of Russia-BD inter-govt credit deal Monday - Asif Showkat Kallol
  • Construction.ru - Rosatom to start construction of Rooppur power plant in Bangladesh - Tatiana Kanunnikova
  • Prothom Alo - Rooppur nuke plant: Cabinet approves draft agreement with Russia
  • Brussels Times - Shortage of space in future to dump nuclear waste
  • Daily Energy Insider - NRC welcomes new members to Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards - Published on June 27, 2016 by Jessica Limardo
  • Japan Times - Court denies injunction against MOX fuel use in Saga reactor
  • Arkansas Democrat-Gazette - Teen's history project wins acclaim--Springdale student explored nuke tests' effect on islanders - Dave Perozek
  • Pakistan Daily Times - Pakistan reports progress towards implementing UNSC resolution to prevent WMDs' proliferation
  • SA Business Day - Necsa employees threaten to strike - Carol Paton and Pericles Anetos
  • WHNT - The Redstone Test Stand helped Huntsville make history - Steve Johnson
  • Japan News - High court rejects petition against MOX fuel use
  • New York Times - Editorial: Good News From Diablo Canyon
  • Daily Energy Insider - PG&E joins local California organizations to increase renewables and phase out nuclear - Jessica Limardo
  • Lompoc Record - A new age for power
  • Platts - Ohio's Perry-1 nuclear plant reduces power because of fluid leak: company
  • KETV Omaha - Nebraska working to catch up on wind energy - Chinh Doan
  • Tri-City Herald - DOE plans Richland meetings on beryllium rule changes - Annette Cary
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Y-12/Pantex contractor hires more than 650 - Frank Munger
  • DOE - What are Gravitational Waves? - Daniel Holz, University of Chicago
  • NRC - NRC Amends Licensing, Inspection and Annual Fees for Fiscal Year 2016
  • NRC - CampCo. Agrees to New License Conditions, NRC Waives Fine over Tritium Watch Violations
  • IAEA - Cooperation with Uruguay to Focus on Health, IAEA Director General Says in Montevideo - Laura Gil, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - New IAEA Handbook Helps Doctors Deal With Social Aspects of Nuclear or Radiological Accidents - Miklos Gaspar, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • DOE:EERE - SuperTruck Leading the Way for Efficiency in Heavy-Duty, Long-Haul Vehicles - David Friedman, Assistant Secretary for Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (Acting)
  • Euro Weekly News - Nuclear effects felt 50 years on - Eleanor Hawkins
  • NHK World - US high school students meet Hiroshima hibakusha
  • Kyodo News - High court denies injunction against MOX fuel use at nuclear plant - Japan Times
  • Japan Times - Court denies injunction against MOX fuel use in Saga reactor
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - High court rejects petition against MOX fuel use
  • Mainichi Daily News - Reuse of radioactive soil approved despite 170-year safety criteria estimate
  • Mainichi Daily News - High court denies injunction against MOX fuel use at nuclear plant
  • Jiji Press - Japan High Court Rejects Petition against MOX Fuel Use
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Confirmatory Orders: CampCo, Inc., Pages 41599 - 41605 [FR DOC #: 2016-15143]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Exemptions: Exelon Generation Co., LLC; Braidwood Station, Units 1 and 2, and Byron Station, Unit Nos. 1 and 2, Pages 41605 - 41608 [FR DOC #: 2016-15144]
  • Nuclear Waste Technical Review Board - Notices: Formation of SES Performance Review Board, Page 41608 [FR DOC #: 2016-15137]

    Sunday, June 26, 2016

  • Washington Times - Snowden finally identified as target of investigation that ended email company Lavabit - Andrew Blake
  • Albany Herald - Georgia Power considers building nuclear plant in Stewart County - Terry Lewis
  • The Hindu - NSG appoints nuclear envoy to informal panel for India - Suhasini Haidar
  • Las Vegas Sun - Editorial: GOP candidates who support Trump must explain why – in detail
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - Illinois city's nuclear plant shutdown could offer lessons to SLO County - Stephanie Finucane
  • Idaho State Journal - The 'forever' part of nuclear energy - Tami Thatcher
  • AP - India irked by China stalling its nuclear group membership - ASHOK SHARMA – Jun. 26, 2016 7:14 AM EDT
  • Reuters - Rosatom's global nuclear ambition cramped by Kremlin politics -
  • Reuters - Rosatom's global nuclear ambition cramped by Kremlin politics
  • NDTV - India's Hope For Nuke Club Entry Alive, NSG To Meet Again This Year: Sources - Nidhi Razdan
  • New York Times - India Irked by China Stalling Its Nuclear Group Membership
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Questions arise on nuclear power in N.M. - Darynda Jones
  • Santa Rosa Press Democrat - PD Editorial: Diablo Canyon's green power challenge
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - State to consider extending Diablo Canyon's lease for seawater cooling system - David Sneed
  • Sputnik - US Vice President Joe Biden: Japan Can go Nuclear 'Virtually Overnight'
  • Gulf Business News - Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation relocates to Masdar City - ByEleanor Dickinson
  • The Australian - $7k each for Jay Weatherill's nuclear citizen jury
  • Omaha World-Herald - Unlike its OPPD cousin at Fort Calhoun, NPPD's Cooper Nuclear Station staying the course - Cole Epley
  • The Hankyoreh - Civic groups mobilizing nationwide to resist construction of new nuclear reactors - Sin Dong-myeong and Kim Young-dong
  • London Times - Heathrow runway and nuclear site left in doubt by EU fallout - Mark Hookham and Danny Fortson
  • The Australian - BHP: Fukushima set uranium industry back for years
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea should form strategic military command to counter N. Korean nuclear threats: expert
  • Japan Times - Atomic safety, shinkansen issues complicate Upper House equation for Kansai voters - Eric Johnston
  • Pueblo Chieftain - Deadline for public comment on ablation technology extended - Tracy Harmon
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - PG&E CEO Tony Earley's letter to employees on Diablo Canyon closure
  • Hindustan Times - Even if accepted in NSG, India will be the loser: Yashwant Sinha
  • Business Standard - Yashwant Sinha slams Modi Govt. for projecting 'desperate' image to join NSG
  • The Guardian - Chagos Islanders' fate to be decided by top court - Jamie Doward
  • Focus Taiwan - Taipower preparing for challenging week of tight power supplies - Lin Meng-ju and Kay Liu
  • Fukushima Diary - 7 million Bq of all ß nuclides leaked as contaminated water in Fukushima plant -
  • Fukushima Diary - 7 million Bq of all ß nuclides leaked as contaminated water in Fukushima plant
  • Washington Examiner - Gerald Walpin, inspector general fired by Obama, dies -
  • Washington Examiner - Gerald Walpin, inspector general fired by Obama, dies

    Saturday, June 25, 2016

  • The NarcoSphere - In the Bittersweet Days of the Summer Solstice - Brenda Norrell
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Environment Dept., LANL settle on cleanup plan - Rebecca Moss
  • Albuquerque Journal - New Mexico, feds ink new agreement for Los Alamos cleanup - Mark Oswald
  • AP - North Korea: We won't abandon nukes with US gun to our head - Eric Talmadge
  • AP - 2nd Navy officer fired over Iran's detention of 10 sailors -
  • AP - 2nd Navy officer fired over Iran's detention of 10 sailors
  • POWERnews - U.S. Nuclear Power Plant Closures [Slideshow] - Aaron Larson
  • Forbes - How Will Brexit Affect UK Nuclear Energy? Variety Of Views - Rod Adams
  • FAIR.org - WSJ Fakes a Green Shift Toward Nuclear Power - Miranda C. Spencer
  • SFist - Dozens Of Pro-Nuclear Protesters March To Resist Diablo Canyon Closure - Jay Barmann
  • Lower Hudson Journal - Indian Point 2 shut down over leaking water pipe - Thomas C. Zambito
  • UPI - Nuclear reactor at Indian Point plant in N.Y. shut down again after leak found - Doug G. Ware
  • RT - Indian Point nuclear reactor shut down over water leak
  • RT - 'Imposing quantity' of uranium seized in raid on smugglers in Moldova (VIDEO)
  • ABC.au - Nuclear royal commission: Protesters voice opposition to SA waste dump outside citizens' jury
  • SBS - SA nuke debate not like Brexit: premier
  • Hamilton Spectator - Nuclear energy: Burlington Chamber tells of multimillion-dollar nuclear projects - Steve Arnold
  • Perth Now - Citizen's Jury meets for first time to discuss South Australia's nuclear future - Clare Peddie
  • Japan Times - No accountability in nuclear industry
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea's nuclear envoy returns home after 6-day visit to Beijing - kdh@yna.co.kr
  • Brunswick News - Editorial: New nuclear reactors important for Kings Bay -
  • Brunswick News - Editorial: New nuclear reactors important for Kings Bay
  • Green Left Weekly - Protest at Australian government 'weasel' act on nuclear bomb ban - Jim McIlroy, Sydney
  • Japan Times - The importance of nihonium
  • VT Digger - Entergy wants to discharge tainted water into Connecticut River - Mike Faher
  • Las Cruces Sun-News - Regulators to take more testimony on PNM rate case - Susan Montoya Bryan
  • The Hindu - 'US continues to support India on NSG membership'
  • Brattleboro Reformer - Vermont's appeal of emergency management process denied by NRC - Robert Audette
  • Bayshore Broadcasting - Unit 2 at Bruce Power Back in Service - Kevin Bernard
  • BBC News - China blow to India's Nuclear Suppliers Group hopes

    Friday, June 24, 2016

  • WRDW-TV - SRS UPDATE: Congressman responds to OYS investigation - Meredith Anderson
  • Sierra Sage - OpEd: Nevada's Ill-founded Opposition to Yucca Mountain - Gary J. Duarte, Director, US Nuclear Energy Foundation
  • Pike County News Watchman - Piketon receives check as a result of Ohio Supreme Court decision - Matt Lucas
  • Huffington Post - Hair-Trigger Alert - Robert Koehler
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - WIPP cold operations ongoing - Maddy Hayden
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Recalling the joys of reporting - Frank Munger
  • AP - North Korea: We won't abandon nukes with US gun to our head - Eric Talmadge
  • Bloomberg - Idemitsu to Begin Drilling Survey for Fukushima Geothermal Plan - Chisaki Watanabe, Emi Urabe
  • Bloomberg - EDF CEO Says Strategy in U.K. Won't Be Affected by Brexit - Francois De Beaupuy, Geraldine Amiel
  • Reuters - EDF says committed to Hinkley Point following Brexit vote - Geert De Clercq
  • Reuters - 'Explosive shock' as Britain votes to leave EU, Cameron quits - Guy Faulconbridge and Kate Holton
  • Reuters - Money laundering body keeps Iran blacklisted, freezes some steps - Louis Charbonneau
  • Reuters - EDF says Brexit vote has 'no impact' on its strategy, Hinkley Point - Barbara Lewis
  • Reuters - UPDATE 2-Brexit leaves uncertain future for Europe's carbon market - Susanna Twidale and Nina Chestney
  • Reuters - Russia's Putin says no obstacles for Iran to join SCO - Denis Dyomkin
  • Reuters - Sweden's deal leaves door to nuclear power open, but only just - Daniel Dickson and Nerijus Adomaitis
  • Reuters - China rejects bending rule for India to join nuclear club - James Pearson
  • Reuters - Glitch causes power usage data loss at Tepco unit - Nikkei - Subrat Patnaik
  • YLE News - Posiva Solutions to assist Fennovoima in nuclear waste disposal
  • Los Angeles Times - Column The Diablo Canyon deal marks the death of nuclear power in the U.S. – or does it? - Michael Hiltzik
  • Sacramento Bee - Diablo Canyon agreement should put an end to debate about nuclear power - S. David Freeman
  • Pacific Coast Business Times - Dubroff: Fukushima nuclear disaster doomed Diablo Canyon - Henry Dubroff
  • Reuters - Brexit may force ECB into more policy easing: analysts - Balazs Koranyi
  • Forbes - Brexit Will Boost Nuclear Energy In U.K. - Rod Adams
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - On nuclear power, don't pander to Chicken Little - Tim Townley, San Luis Obispo
  • KCRA Sacramento - The Riggs Report: Diablo Canyon's demise - Kevin Riggs
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - Letter: Thanks for coming Diablo Canyon, but it's time to go - Patty Andreen, San Luis Obispo
  • KSBY San Luis Obispo - PG&E exec speaks out about closure of Diablo Canyon - Scott Daniels
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - End of the Diablo Canyon era? - John Mecklin
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - SLO City Council sends letter supporting Diablo Canyon lease extension - Nick Wilson
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - PG&E official: Renewable energy policy driving Diablo Canyon closure - David Sneed
  • BBC - China blow to India's Nuclear Suppliers Group hopes
  • FirstPost - India's Nuclear Suppliers Group bid down, but not out: Here's why - David Devadas
  • Mother Jones - Behold the Pentagon's Amazing, Nuclear-Powered ATM - Andrew Cockburn
  • KABC-TV - Safety concerns voiced over San Onofre nuclear waste plan - Eileen Frere
  • Wall Street Journal - Letter: The Sierra Club Still Opposes Nuclear Power - Michael Brune, Executive Director, The Sierra Club, Oakland, Calif
  • Wisconsin State Journal - Editorial: Keep nuclear in America's energy plan
  • Lower Hudson Journal - Indian Point could be one of just two NY nuke plants if others close - Thomas C. Zambito
  • Reuters - Romania to reconnect nuclear reactor after maintenance - Radu Marinas
  • Port Augusta Transcontinental - Nuclear waste protest gives people voice - Matt Carcich
  • Westmorland Gazette - LETTER: no major objections? - David Siddall, Cockermouth
  • Japan Today - Shikoku Electric begins loading fuel at reactor for late July restart - Japan Times
  • Japan Times - Japanese utility begins loading fuel at reactor for late July restart
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - DOE Funds Two Los Alamos Energy Projects
  • Seattle Times - Nuke-plant probe into whistleblower complaints absolves management - Hal Bernton
  • Vermont Journalism Trust - NRC denies state's appeals on Vermont Yankee emergency planning - Mike Faher
  • KRQE News 13 Albuquerque - Regulators to take more testimony on PNM rate case - Associated Press
  • Forbes - Radiation Poses Little Risk To The World - James Conca
  • Daily Telegraph - Mafia, toxic waste and a deadly cover up in an Italian paradise: 'They've poisoned our land and stolen our children' - Ian Birrell
  • Hindu Business Line - Contracts for Westinghouse n-reactors to be finalised by mid-2017: US envoy - V Rishi Kumar
  • Portsmouth Herald News - Public speaks out against nuke plant's relicensing - Max Sullivan
  • Jakarta Post - Govt tones down expectations on renewable energy - Fedina S. Sundaryani
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Talking science like it's 1994 - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Liang accepts leadership role at Pacific Northwest Lab - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Before they tore old K-25 down - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Still no decision on bringing tritium to CNS contract - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Flashback: Dec. 23, 1996 - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Recalling the joys of reporting - Frank Munger
  • Tri-City Herald - Letter questions Energy Northwest training, as investigation results due - Annette Cary
  • IAEA - Neutron Diffraction Research on Materials Structure Finds New Home in Africa - Miklos Gaspar, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • NHK World - Fuel loading begins at Ikata No.3 nuclear reactor
  • Kyodo News - Japanese utility begins loading fuel at reactor for late July restart
  • TEPCO - Press Release (Jun 21,2016)TEPCO APOLOGIZES FOR PREVIOUS LEADERSHIP'S FAILURE TO ACKNOWLEDGE MELTDOWN DURING FUKUSHIMA ACCIDENT
  • JAIF - NRA Approves Extensions of Operating Periods to 60 Years for Takahama-1 and -2, the First for Aging Reactors
  • JAIF - Otsu District Court Upholds Temporary Injunction against Takahama 3&4, Keeping It Closed
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notices: Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Weekly Receipts PDF Pages 41301 - 41302 (2 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-15008]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Rules: Revision of Fee Schedules: Fee Recovery for Fiscal 2016 PDF Pages 41171 - 41196 (26 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-14490]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Proposed Rules: Petitions for Rulemaking; Denials: C10 Research and Education Foundation, Inc. PDF Pages 41258 - 41262 (5 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-14998]
  • Ventura County Star - Editorial: Nuclear plant closes, but it will not go away
  • Zambabwe Herald - Japan and the big nuclear lie - Musah Gwaunza
  • ACLU - New CIA Torture Documents Confirm Chilling Details of Khaled El-Masri's 'Kafka-esque' Ordeal - Jamil Dakwar, Director, ACLU Human Rights Program
  • ABC.au - Labor's national policy against nuclear could create issues for SA's waste dump proposal - Leah Maclennan
  • Barnstable Patriot - Deconstructing Pilgrim: Contamination problem - Diane Turco
  • InDaily Adelaide - Jury "gives everyday citizens a voice" in nuclear debate - Kyle Bozentko

    Thursday, June 23, 2016

  • Capital Public Radio - Double Fault at Diablo Canyon
  • Orange County Register - As another plant gets set to close, some say it's 'the end of the nuclear era' - Teri Sforza
  • YLE News - Posiva Solutions to assist Fennovoima in nuclear waste disposal
  • Orange County Register - Nuclear waste, anyone? Feds look to willing states - Teri Sforza
  • Reno News & Review - Waste producers shutting down - Dennis Myers
  • Utah Public Radio - Encore Of S.U. StoryCorps 'Fallout City': A Downwinder Story - Shalayne Smith Needham
  • Oak Ridger - Alvin Weinberg's recollections on Eugene Wigner on 100th anniversary of Wigner's birth - D. Ray Smith and Carolyn Krause/Historically Speaking
  • The Oregonian - Feds will review Hanford response to toxic vapors - Associated Press
  • Tri-City Herald - Report: Energy Northwest gave board bad information about nuclear plant performance - Wendy Culverwell
  • Tri-City Herald - Federal safety agency to evaluate Hanford chemical vapor issue - Annette Cary
  • UT Tennessee Today - Keppens Takes Over as Head of Joint Institute of Advanced Materials
  • KTVZ Bend, OR - CDC arm to evaluate response to Hanford vapors issue
  • Hanford Sentinel - Number of nuclear detonations by country
  • Reuters - Toshiba's new CEO sticks to nuclear target branded ambitious by analysts
  • Reuters - Russia seen putting new nuclear-capable missiles along NATO border by 2019 - Andrew Osborn
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-Japan's public pension fund sues Toshiba for accounting scandal - Takashi Umekawa and Chris Gallagher
  • Bloomberg - World's Biggest Pension Fund Sues Toshiba for Profit Scandal - Anna Kitanaka, Kiyotaka Matsuda
  • Bloomberg - Cost to Replace California Nuclear With Solar: $15 Billion - Jim Polson, Mark Chediak
  • POWERmag - PG&E Moves to Retire 2.3-GW Diablo Canyon Nuclear Plant - 06/21/2016 | Sonal Patel
  • POWERmag - Fort Calhoun Nuclear Power Plant to Close by Year-end - Aaron Larson
  • POWERmag - FPL to Buy and Phase Out Another Florida Coal Power Plant - Sonal Patel
  • CNBC - Nuclear power fades in California as energy grid gets stressed - Jeff Daniels
  • NRDC.org - Diablo Canyon Nuclear Closure Plan: An Important Model - Matthew McKinzie
  • USA Today - Why the energy industry isn't going nuclear - Bill Loveless
  • Los Angeles Times - Editorial: Closing California's last nuclear plant is welcome, so long as it doesn't hamper the state's climate change goals
  • UPI - California nuclear power coming to an end--Utility company working with environmental groups to phase in more renewable energy - Daniel J. Graeber
  • Davis Enterprise - Nuclear advocates plan S.F.-to-Sac march
  • Forbes - Closing Diablo Canyon Nuclear Plant Will Save Money and Carbon - Amory B. Lovins
  • World Nuclear News - Construction permits for two more Shin Kori units
  • World Nuclear News - Executive changes at Westinghouse
  • World Nuclear News - Fennovoima considers own repository for used fuel
  • World Nuclear News - Climate goals call for speedier expansion of nuclear power
  • World Nuclear News - PG&E to close Diablo Canyon nuclear plant by 2025
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - Editorial: California can't fight global warming and nuclear power
  • NRDC.org - PG&E Suspends Diablo Canyon Nuclear Plant License Renewal - Matthew McKinzie
  • San Francisco News - Pro-Nuclear March In San Francisco
  • Miami Herald - FPL offers to skip nuclear fee – but rate hike is still looming - Mary Ellen Klas
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Leaks persist at Y-12's old uranium hub despite fix-it campaign - Frank Munger
  • Sputnik News - Putin: Russia, China to Step Up Nuclear Energy Cooperation
  • North Andover Eagle-Tribune - Local activists chastise NRC over nuke plant - Angeljean Chiaramida
  • Zambabwe Herald - Japan and the big nuclear lie
  • Oak Ridger - Studying nuclear accidents: The history & hysteria - Carolyn Krause
  • Omaha World-Herald - Fort Calhoun nuclear plant goes offline due to turbine issue; no risk to employees or public, OPPD says - Cole Epley
  • KETV Omaha - Turbine malfunction takes Nebraska nuke plant offline
  • Power Technology - World Nuclear Association releases worldwide power report
  • BelTA - Lithuanian specialists invited to continue consultations on Belarusian nuclear power plant in July
  • Bangladesh Daily Star - Russian Loan: Debt burden won't rise much--Muhith on Rooppur nuke power plant
  • SA Business Day - Nuclear safety will remain key priority for Eskom - Matshela Koko
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea approves building of 2 more nuclear reactors - pbr@yna.co.kr
  • Port Augusta Transcontinental - 2016 Port Augusta Nuclear facility protest - Ben Jones
  • Concord Monitor - My Turn: The truth about Seabrook's footprint - Rob Blakeney
  • Dhaka Tribune - Rooppur nuclear plant gets site licence - Aminur Rahman Rasel
  • Creamer Media's Engineering News - National Nuclear Regulator Convenes Milestone Workshop In Preparation For New Build
  • Yonhap News - N. Korean nuclear envoy 'very pleased' with launch of mid-range missiles - kdh@yna.co.kr
  • Charleston Post Courier - Feds' request to delay summary ruling in MOX case denied - Derrek Asberry
  • PR Newswire - Nuclear Waste Management Market: Waste Type and Nuclear Reactor Type - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth Trends, and Forecast 2016 - 2024 - from Reportlinker
  • BelTA - Belarusian nuclear power plant to incentivize development of Ostrovets District, entire country
  • MarketWatch - Opinion: Russia to dominate Arctic Ocean with world's largest nuclear-powered icebreaker - Jurica Dujmovic
  • Vox Media - Chernobyl, Crohn's disease, and the persistence of chronic illness - Marcus Creaghan
  • KIRO 7 Seattle - Children exposed to Chernobyl taken in by Wash. families, given medical checks - Maggie Wilson
  • Financial Times - EDF workers seek further delay to Hinkley Point project - Michael Stothard
  • Dhaka Tribune - Development is just another word - Irfanur Rahman Rafin
  • Rockland County Times - OpEd: Indian Point Important for the Region - Al Samuels, President and CEO of the Rockland Business Association
  • Wahkiakum County Eagle - PUD board hears from Energy Northwest
  • New Hampshire Public Radio - Task Force Meets on Seacoast Cancer Cluster - Jason Moon
  • Deccan Herald - Kudankulam second unit to undergo criticality test
  • Public Citizen - Residents to Tell Federal Government: 'We Don't Consent to Plans for High-Level Radioactive Waste Storage in West Texas'
  • NRC - ACRS Names Four New Members
  • NRC blog - Throwback Thursday – Chairmen Past and Future
  • IAEA - Right Dose for Accurate Diagnosis: Track Radiation Dose to Patients and Use Diagnostic Reference Levels - Aabha Dixit, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Trend News Agency - Kazakhstan, Russia mull joint projects worth $25B
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Permit Applications: Tennessee Valley Authority; Clinch River Nuclear Site PDF Pages 40929 - 40930 (2 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-14865]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Program-Specific Guidance about Licenses Authorizing Distribution to General Licensees, Pages 40928 - 40929 [FR DOC #: 2016-14867]
  • HNN Huntingtonnews - ARCHIVE: Karen Silkwood one of Hundreds Contaminated on Purpose ? ....Official Document - Tony E. Rutherford
  • Ecowatch - Diablo Shutdown Marks End of Atomic Era - Harvey Wasserman

    Wednesday, June 22, 2016

  • Sacramento Bee - Why California is shuttering its last nuclear power plant - Michael Doyle
  • Windham County Commons - State approves VY plan for new dry casks - Mike Polhamus
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - New records center breaks ground - Maddy Hayden
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - ORNL has 9 energy-tech projects funded by DOE - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Smith named North Wind communications chief - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Y-12's leak city - Frank Munger
  • Tri-City Herald - Hanford tank farm contractor says it is keeping workers safe - Annette Cary
  • Tri-City Herald - Letter questions Energy Northwest training, as investigation results due - Annette Cary
  • Aiken Standard - Salt Waste Processing Facility has ribbon-cutting ceremony, moves into operations testing phase - Thomas Gardiner
  • AP - France looks to fan nuke deal momentum with Iran's minister - Elaine Ganley
  • AP - US, North Korean diplomats attend meetings in Beijing - Christopher Bodeen
  • AP - Last California plant to close as nuclear power struggles - Ellen Knickmeyer
  • Bloomberg - Solar Power to Grow Sixfold as Sun Becoming Cheapest Resource - Mahmoud Habboush, Claudia Carpenter
  • Bloomberg - Editorial: Losing a Nuclear Weapon Against Climate Change - EITS helpdesk
  • Christian Science Monitor - Why California plans to shut down its only remaining nuclear power plant - Ben Rosen
  • ABC News - Q&A: A Look Behind the Deal to Shutter California Nuke Plant - Alicia Chang
  • Los Angeles Times - Opinion A 'no nukes' victory? California's short and complicated history with Diablo Canyon and nuclear power - Mariel Garza
  • NPR - California's Last Nuclear Power Plant To Be Shut Down - Chris Arnold
  • Scientific American - Can Renewables Replace Nuclear Power? - Debra Kahn
  • SF Weekly - Get Ready to March For … Nuclear Energy? - Max DeNike
  • Indian Express - Pakistan's sale of nuclear materials to N Korea hushed up by China
  • Deseret News - USU professors receive $5.8M in Nuclear Energy Research grants
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - DOE Invests $82 Million In Nuclear Technology
  • Washington Post - Letter: The U.S. nuclear industry has fallen behind - Joseph DeBor, Arlington
  • Lynchburg News and Advance - International cyber security nonprofit to operate out of Bedford - Margaret Carmel
  • Triple Pundit - 25 Years On Nuclear Safety and More Work to Be Done - Nithin Coca
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - Watts Bar nuclear plant shuts down for second time in three weeks - Dave Flessner
  • Bismarck Tribune - Spink County will not host nuclear waste suitability test
  • Albuquerque Journal - U.S. must maintain nuclear capability, commander warns - Charles D. Brunt
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea's materializing nuke, missile menace to tip balance of power with South: experts - Park Boram
  • Korea Herald - N.K. nuclear envoy says six-party talks are 'dead'
  • Korea Times - S. Korea rebukes N. Korea for threatening nuclear attacks
  • The Guardian - North Korea: UN security council 'to meet' after missile tests - Justin McCurry
  • Greentech Media - PG&E to Replace Diablo Canyon Nuclear Plant With 100% Carbon-Free Resources - Jeff St. John
  • Asbury Park Press - Airplanes fill sky in Ocean County nuclear drill - Erik Larsen
  • Business Wire - Exelon Notifies Nuclear Energy Regulator of Plans to Close Clinton and Quad Cities - Exelon Corporation
  • Center for Public Integrity - How radioactive fracking waste wound up near homes and schools
  • HNN Huntingtonnews - Precautions at Portsmouth for Huntington Contaminated, Radioactive Scrap - Tony E. Rutherford
  • Renewables International - Rebuttal: Critique of wind and solar cannot withstand light of day - (Craig Morris
  • Platts - Exelon to build its first commercial wind farm in Ohio - Bob Matyi
  • Yonhap News - Obama extends executive orders imposing sanctions on N. Korea - jschang@yna.co.kr
  • Business Standard India - India's NSG entry will increase efforts against nuclear proliferation: France - Press Trust of India
  • Chambana Sun - Davis chastises officials in wake of nuclear plant shutdown - Carol Ostrow
  • North Country Now - North Country Sen. Griffo wants immediate implementation of clean energy standards at nuclear facilities
  • Courthouse News Service - U.S. Undercuts Indian Point Disaster Prophecy - Adam Klasfeld
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - Once home to 6,000 workers, Alstom facility will cease manufacturing operations by year's end - Mike Pare
  • NBC News - You Can Now Tour Secret WWII Lab with 'Manhattan Project' App - Greg Uyeno
  • CPA Guardian - Elders paint grim picture of future
  • Portsmouth Herald News - Public speaks out against Seabrook Station's relicensing - Max Sullivan
  • Port Clinton News Herald - No safety issues reported at Davis Besse - Jessica Denton
  • Japan Times - Toshiba chief vows to regain trust at shareholders meeting
  • Baltic Course - Lithuanian, Belarus experts continue to have diverging views on Astravyets NPP
  • Miami Herald - Florida gives FPL 10 years to clean up cooling canals - Jenny Staletovich
  • UPI - DHS orders more handheld radiation detectors - Richard Tomkins
  • Port Augusta Transcontinental - 2016 federal election Port Augusta Fairfax Media survey - Matt Carcich
  • The Hindu - N-plant at Kovvada will be opposed, says Forum
  • Interfax-Ukraine - Policy of peace allowed Minsk to become main venue for peace negotiations on Ukraine
  • IAEA - UPDATE: From Cancer Care to Fruit Flies: IAEA Director General Looks at the IAEA's Work in Paraguay - Laura Gil, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Trend News Agency - Iran says nuclear deal can't be undone - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Savannah River Site PDF Page 40690 (1 page) [FR DOC #: 2016-14773]
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: International Energy Agency PDF Pages 40689 - 40690 (2 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-14780]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Uniform Low-Level Radioactive Waste Manifest (Shipping Paper) and Continuation Page PDF Pages 40728 - 40729 (2 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-14701]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Uniform Low-Level Radioactive Waste Manifest Index and Regional Compact Tabulation, and Continuation Page PDF Pages 40725 - 40726 (2 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-14702]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Uniform Low-Level Radioactive Waste Manifest, Container and Waste Description, and Continuation Page PDF Pages 40727 - 40728 (2 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-14700]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards PDF Pages 40729 - 40730 (2 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-14792]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on Future Plant Designs PDF Pages 40726 - 40727 (2 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-14790]
  • Workers Compensation Programs Office - Notices: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals, Pages 40721 - 40722 [FR DOC #: 2016-14818]
  • Workers Compensation Programs Office - Notices: Meetings: Advisory Board on Toxic Substances and Worker Health: Subcommittee on Medical Advice PDF Pages 40722 - 40723 (2 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-14822]
  • Workers Compensation Programs Office - Notices: Meetings: Advisory Board on Toxic Substances and Worker Health: Subcommittee on the Site Exposure Matrices PDF Pages 40723 - 40724 (2 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-14820]
  • Fukushima Diary - The French embassy in Japan held a dinner party with Fukushima food - Iori Mochizuki
  • ENENews - AP: Officials "admit deadly Fukushima meltdown coverup" – TEPCO President: We lied about meltdowns, "It was a cover-up… This is a grave issue" – "It's an unprecedented nuclear disaster… about as bad as it gets" – Revealed "unpardonable breach of trust" (VIDEO)
  • Kyodo News - Pakistan's indigenous nuclear power plant capability gets big boost - Shahid-ur-Rehman Khan
  • Mainichi Daily News - Kansai Electric gets Takahama reactor life extension, but enormous costs remain

    Tuesday, June 21, 2016

  • VT Digger - Yankee owner cleared to put more casks of spent fuel on site
  • Vancouver Columbian - In Our View: Nuclear Will Power Future
  • WRAL Raleigh - Depleted uranium at Wah Chang led to decades of health woes - Bennett Hall
  • Tri-City Herald - Hanford union group issues demands for chemical vapor protection - Annette Cary
  • The Coloradoan - Could nuclear power be green solution for Fort Collins? - Jacy Marmaduke
  • Statesman Journal - Labor demands better protection for workers from vapors
  • Bloomberg - PG&E to Shut California's Last Operating Nuclear Plant - Jonathan Crawford, Jim Polson
  • Reuters - California's last operating nuclear power plant to close by 2025 - Nichola Groom
  • Reuters - French union calls for energy sector protests on June 23 and 28 - Bate Felix
  • Reuters - Swiss nuclear plant outages - Vera Eckert
  • Reuters - China plans energy-sector technology capacity boost over next decade - Kathy Chen
  • Reuters - Tighter rules for Canada energy projects could be seen in 2017 - David Ljunggren
  • Los Angeles Times - PG&E to close Diablo Canyon, California's last nuclear power plant - Samantha Masunaga
  • SFGate - End of an atomic era: PG&E to close Diablo Canyon nuclear plant - David R. Baker
  • New York Times - California's Last Nuclear Power Plant Could Close - Diane Cardwell
  • Motley Fool - The U.S. Nuclear Boom Has Turned Into a Dud - Travis Hoium
  • Forbes - Pro-Nuclear March From San Francisco To Sacramento On June 24th
  • Midwest Energy News - Critics say Exelon nuclear plants not needed to meet Clean Power Plan targets - Andy Balaskovitz
  • Oswego County Today - Overwhelming Support For Upstate Nuclear Plants From Diverse Set Of Voices - Written by Contributor
  • Fox Illinois - Exelon Gives Lawmakers Until September To Save Clinton's Nuclear Power Plant - Jordan Abudayyeh
  • TRT World - What is the Nuclear Suppliers Group?
  • NDTV - China Takes Swipe At US Over India's Nuke Club NSG Bid - Nidhi Razdan
  • Radio Pakistan - Pakistan's successful diplomatic efforts; India's admission to Nuclear Suppliers Group is not on the agenda
  • Pakistan News - Pakistan and the NSG - Muhammad Umer
  • Times of India - About NPT and India, China says it 'cares about rules' but US 'just sets rules' - Shailaja Neelakantan
  • Times of India - In U-turn, China says NSG open to non-NPT nations - Shailaja Neelakantan
  • Deccan Herald - Pak claims 'successfully' thwarting India's NSG bid
  • Reuters - Nuclear new-build not fast enough to curb global warming: report - Nina Chestney
  • Wall Street Journal - Obama Should Aid Nuclear-Power Program Here, Too - Jasper K. Smith, Las Cruces, N.M.
  • Utility Dive - DOE plan targets 200 GW of nuclear capacity by mid-century - Robert Walton
  • Alabama News - Radioactive isotope found in groundwater at Browns Ferry, TVA says no cause for alarm - Dennis Pillion
  • Jerusalem Post - Saudis, Gulf states could all become nuclear threshold states, former PMO official says
  • nineMSN - Giant radioactive fish haunt the cooling pond at Chernobyl
  • NDTV - Not About India Or Pak Says China, Defending Stand On Nuke Club: 10 Facts - Nidhi Razdan
  • Toronto Star - Japanese utility admits to 'coverup' during Fukushima nuclear meltdown - Mari YamaguchiThe
  • Japan Times - Tepco head apologizes for 3/11 ban issued on 'meltdown'
  • London Times - Fukushima nuclear meltdown was covered up, plant operator admits - Richard Lloyd Parry, Tokyo
  • RT - TEPCO admits cover-up of Fukushima meltdown
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - TEPCO chief sorry for late mention of meltdown
  • Japan Today - Nuclear regulator says aging reactors can stay on line for 20 more years
  • Sputnik News - Moscow Regrets Kiev's Decision to Replace Russian Nuclear Fuel
  • WCAX Burlington, VT - State OKs 2nd fuel storage pad at closed nuclear plant
  • Barre Montpelier Times Argus - Entergy gets OK for second fuel storage pad
  • Vermont Public Radio - PSB OKs Second Fuel Storage Pad At Vermont Yankee - Howard Weiss-Tisman
  • Balkan Insight - Bulgaria Seeks Buyers for Nuclear Reactor - Mariya Cheresheva
  • Asahi Shimbun - INSIGHT: 40-year safety principle erodes in pro-nuclear lobbying - Masanobu Higashiyama
  • Asahi Shimbun - TEPCO: Delay in declaring 'meltdown' was a cover-up - The Associated Press
  • Financial Post - Bruce Power LP wanted $500 million from its inaugural issue, ends up with $1 billion - Barry Critchley
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Power firms mull extending life of old N-reactors - Chihiro Nakajima
  • Asahi Shimbun - Editorial: License renewal of aging reactors betrays promise, fuels concerns
  • Sofia News Agency - Russian Experts Skeptical on Bulgaria's Plans to Sell Reactor to Iran - See more at: Sofia News Agency
  • Daily Caller - Idaho, Utah About To Make History In Nuclear Power - Andrew Follett
  • NextBigFuture - Carnival of Nuclear Energy 314
  • Jewish Press - Israel Favors UN Treaty to Ban Nuclear Testing, Just Not Now - JNi.Media
  • Corvallis Gazette Times - Depleted uranium at Wah Chang led to decades of health woes - Bennett Hall
  • The Oregonian - 1980s flashback: Remembering the glory days of nuclear-war planning and showmanship (photos) - Douglas Perry
  • Murray Pioneer - Nuclear negativity not needed
  • Athens News Courier - Elevated tritium level detected in Browns Ferry Nuclear Plant well - Adam Smith
  • Lebanon Daily Star - Editorial: Nuclear flip-flop
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Employee of Chinese government has cause to flee, federal judge rules - Jamie Satterfield
  • Kingston Daily Freeman - Citing bolt failure, U.S. Rep. Sean Patrick Maloney calls for Indian Point nuclear plant shutdown
  • Natural Resources Defense Council - Illinois Energy and a Note on Nukes - Henry Henderson
  • CounterPunch - Fukushima 3/11 Breeds Cynicism - Robert Hunziker
  • Times of India - Withdraw nuke project survey, says CPM
  • Santa Maria Times - Pro-Diablo group holds rally in San Luis Obispo - April Charlton
  • CBS News - Fukushima meltdown apology: "It was a cover-up"
  • London Times - US covered up nuclear bomb cancers - Graham Keeley
  • Palm Beach Post - FPL ordered to fix Turkey Point plant's salty plume - Susan Salisbury
  • PR Newswire - FPL plan to improve conditions near Turkey Point's cooling canal system reaches important approval milestone with State - Florida Power & Light Company
  • Orange County Register - Editorial: Heat crashes power grid
  • The Hindu - NPCIL yet to apply for nod to set up Kovvada plant: CPI(M)
  • Berkeley Patch - Upcoming Aircraft Radiation Emergency Response Drill Will Run Through June 24 - Patricia A. Miller
  • HNN Huntingtonnews - Huntington Plant Burial Created Asbestos Precautions; 138 Truckloads Scrap Did Not Go to Piketon - Tony E. Rutherford, News Editor
  • PR Newswire - Southern Company subsidiary completes issuance of €1.1 billion of Green Bonds - Southern Company
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - 'The Beginning or the End' (1947) - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Lawler-Wood to develop new complex at Pantex - Frank Munger
  • Atomic Insights - Virginia Nuclear Energy Summit Report - Rod Adams
  • Beyond Nuclear - Ft. Calhoun nuclear plant definitely closing: unanimous vote
  • NAS - Project Update: State of Molybdenum-99 Production and Utilization and Progress toward Eliminating Use of Highly Enriched Uranium
  • IAEA - Reining in Costs and Ensuring Feasibility of Proton Beam Therapy Key to Modern Radiation Oncology - Andrew Green, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - From Cancer Care to Fruit Flies: IAEA Director General Looks at the IAEA's Work in Paraguay - Laura Gil, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • The Guardian - California's last nuclear plant to close amid longstanding earthquake concerns - Associated Press
  • Trend News Agency - Dumping petrodollar, switching to petro-euro may be way out for Iran - Dalga Khatinoglu
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Combined License Applications: Entergy Operations, Inc., River Bend Station, Unit 3; Withdrawal PDF Pages 40357 - 40358 (2 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-14630]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Exemptions: Independent Spent Fuel Storage Installation, Department of Energy; Fort St. Vrain PDF Pages 40354 - 40357 (4 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-14673]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Facility Operating and Combined Licenses: Applications and Amendments Involving Proposed No Significant Hazards Considerations, etc.; Biweekly Notice PDF Pages 40358 - 40363 (6 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-14486]
  • Moscow-Pullman Daily News - His View: DOE has a legacy of broken promises - Cecil D. Andrus
  • Center for Public Integrity - Hot mess: states struggle to deal with radioactive fracking waste - Jie Jenny Zou
  • Deseret News - USU professors receive $5.8M in Nuclear Energy Research grants
  • World Nuclear News - Oconee flood protection improvements complete
  • World Nuclear News - Contract for Tianwan III nuclear islands
  • World Nuclear News - Areva TN opens concrete component facility
  • World Nuclear News - Cold testing of interim storage facility completed at Ignalina
  • OH&S - NRC Agrees Modifications to South Carolina Nuclear Plant Adequate If Dam Fails

    Monday, June 20, 2016

  • Wall Street Journal - Uranium Provides New Clue on Iran's Past Nuclear Arms Work - Jay Solomon
  • HNN Huntingtonnews - "They Murdered My Dad," Claims Surviving Son of Cold War Nuclear Worker - Edited by Tony Rutherford from Multiple Reports
  • Oak Ridge Today - New Chinese supercomputer named world's fastest; ORNL's Titan drops to No. 3
  • Twin Falls Times-News - Uncertain Future for Nuke Waste Agreement - Luke Ramseth
  • Energy Collective - Is It Time for a Change to the Idaho Settlement Agreement? - June 20, 2016 by Dan Yurman
  • Japan News - Didn't TEPCO betray Fukushima residents by not saying 'meltdown'?
  • AP - AP NewsBreak: UN: Israel for ratifying nuke test ban treaty - George Jahn
  • AP - China tops global supercomputer speed list for 7th year - Joe McDonald
  • NEI - Failure to Value Nuclear Energy's Attributes KOs Fort Calhoun
  • Reuters - Bulgaria hopes to sell Russian nuclear project - Tsvetelia Tsolova
  • Reuters - North Korea diplomat expected to attend forum with U.S. envoy in China - Ju-min Park, Megha Rajagopalan
  • New York Times - Decades Later, Sickness Among Airmen After a Hydrogen Bomb Accident - Dave Philipps
  • New York Times - At Okinawa Protest, Thousands Call for Removal of U.S. Bases - Jonathan Soble
  • New York Times - As Wind Power Lifts Wyoming's Fortunes, Coal Miners Are Left in the Dust - Coral Davenport
  • KSL-TV - Utah energy group pursues nuclear power project - Amy Joi O'Donoghue
  • Fredericksburg Free Lance-Star - Column: Promise of nuclear power slowly slipping away - Forrest J. Remick
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Thailand's nuclear plans inch forward with new bill - David Hopkins
  • Sputnik News - Uranium Particles Found by IAEA in Iran Prove Past Work on Nuclear Weapon
  • Sofia News Agency - Energy Min: No Power Price Hike after Nuclear Plant Ruling against Bulgaria - See more at: Sofia News Agency
  • Grist - Fracking produces tons of radioactive waste. What should we do with it? - Jie Jenny Zou
  • Daily Pioneer - Insuring Indian N-plants
  • Japan Times - NRA gives two-decade extension to 40-year-old Takahama reactors; residents' reactions mixed
  • Minneapolis Star Tribune - Reliable power sources in the U.S. and Minnesota: A primer - Rolf E. Westgard
  • Sputnik News - Japan Extends Lifetime of Two 40-Year Old Nuclear Reactors
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Nuclear regulator OKs additional 20-yr operation for aging reactors
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Japan nuclear regulator extends reactors' life span
  • Asahi Shimbun - NRA gives 1st OK to extend life of aging reactors by 20 years - Koji Kitabayashi
  • World Nuclear News - Takahama units cleared for extended operation
  • Reuters - Japan approves first reactor life extension since Fukushima disaster - Osamu Tsukimori
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Takahama N-reactors' life extension approved
  • Japan News - Analysis / Provide careful explanation - Kunio Kobinata
  • World Nuclear News - Changjiang 2 starts supplying power to grid
  • World Nuclear News - Oconee flood protection improvements complete
  • WFPL - Hot Mess: How Radioactive Fracking Waste Wound Up Near Homes and Schools - Glynis Board, Ohio Valley ReSource
  • Statesville Record & Landmark - COLUMN: North Carolina's nuke near miss - Joel Reese
  • bne IntelliNews - Hungary eyes nuclear options as doubts grow over Paks deal - Dan Nolan
  • Penn State News - American Nuclear Society honors Tonks for nuclear fuel performance codes
  • TASS - Kiev signs $260 mln contract with US bank to finance nuclear sector project – minister
  • Hans India - Students pen views on nuclear energy
  • Trend News Agency - Austria's Green party speaks about nuclear threat by Armenia - Elena Kosolapova
  • Gloucester Daily Times - C-10 petitions NRC over Seabrook plant - Angeljean Chiaramida
  • E&E Daily - CLEAN POWER PLAN: Do at-risk Exelon reactors matter for Ill. compliance? - Jeffrey Tomich
  • PR Newswire - The first integrated solution for waste management to be built in Hungary with co-funding from the European Union - AmoTerra Corporation
  • Bloomberg BNA - Maintenance Is Key to Nuclear Plants Lasting 80 Years - Rebecca Kern
  • Daily Telegraph - Fukushima rice to go on sale in UK for first time since 2011 nuclear crisis - Danielle Demetriou, Tokyo
  • Washington Post - Senior UN official says Israel's prime minister backs ratifying nuclear test ban treaty - Associated Press
  • Popular Mechanics - When Kodak Accidentally Discovered A-Bomb Testing - Matt Blitz
  • Cape Cod Times - Letter: Do anti-nuke activists want spent fuel to stay? - Richard January, Mesa, Arizona, former Entergy engineer
  • Brattleboro Reformer - Vermont PSB gives OK to new spent fuel storage site at Yankee - Robert Audette
  • New Republic - The Ghosts of Fukushima--It's been five years since the meltdown forced them to abandon their village. Now they're going home. Can a town devastated by nuclear disaster be brought back to life? - Steve Featherstone
  • London Times - EDF locked in power struggle with Paris - Adam Sage, Paris
  • Albuquerque Journal - OpEd: PNM is peddling waste, oppression - Lyla June Johnston
  • Maryville Daily Times - Blount Chamber group tours Y-12, learns about business opportunities - Melissa Erickson
  • Forbes - Powerful Shot Against Believers In "No Safe Dose" Of Radiation - Rod Adams
  • Seattle Times - Letter: UW reactor building: No other room on campus to expand - Peter D. Beaulieu, Shoreline
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - New Chinese supercomputer takes top spot - Frank Munger
  • NRC - NRC Issues Confirmatory Action Letter for Arkansas Nuclear One
  • NRC blog - Quality Assurance Issues in France: Implications for U.S. Plants? - Kerri Kavanagh, Chief, Quality Assurance and Vending Inspection Branch
  • IAEA - Essay Competition for Young Professionals: Submit Winning Papers for IAEA International Conference on Nuclear Security - Andrew Green, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - Enhancing Information Exchange for Emergency Preparedness and Response - Sinead Harvey, IAEA Incident and Emergency Centre
  • The Guardian - UK government needs a nuclear plan B, says Tim Yeo - Terry Macalister Energy editor
  • Yonhap News - Good start, sustainable progress still required in N.K. nuke issue: foreign minister - kokobj@yna.co.kr
  • Bellona - Hull of Russia's new goliath icebreaker puts to water - Charles Digges
  • Press TV - Iran, China to resume talks on Arak reactor modernization
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on Planning and Procedures PDF Pages 39969 - 39970 (2 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-14485]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings; Sunshine Act, Page 39970 [FR DOC #: 2016-14697]