Thursday, March 05, 2015

  • FFF - AMERICA MUST REJECT NETANYAHU'S WAR CRY ON IRAN - Sheldon Richman
  • Forbes - Can't We Just Throw Our Nuclear Waste Down A Deep Hole? - James Conca
  • Forbes - Who Is More Anti-Science? Republicans? Or Democrats? - John C. Goodman
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Nevada AG responds to congresswoman's slam on immigration suit - Laura Myers
  • Foster's Daily Democrat - COMMUNITY COMMENTARY Coal and nuclear power are part of energy solution - V. K. Mathur, Ph.D., P.E., AIChE Fellow is Professor Emeritus at Department of Chemical Engineering at the University of New Hampshire.
  • Boise Weekly - Nuclear Waste Presentation to Idaho Legislature
  • Creamer Media's Engineering News - We report on a new waste disposal system developed by Necsa
  • Spokesman-Review - Letter: Say no to nuclear waste - Gail Spaulding, Plummer, Idaho
  • KCET Burbank - Ward Valley: An Extreme and Solemn Relationship - Phil Klasky
  • Daily Mail - Lib MP happy to store nuclear waste
  • Saskatoon StarPhoenix - Province no longer in running for potential nuclear waste site - Scott Larson
  • Global Research - Pentagon Announces U-turn on Use of Depleted Uranium Ammunition in Iraq and Syria
  • Albuquerque Journal - DOE says WIPP better able to deal with emergencies - Lauren Villagran
  • AP - Unit shut down at Prairie Island nuclear plant in Minnesota
  • AP - AP INTERVIEW: Reid wants Congress to delay Iran legislation - Erica Werner
  • Bloomberg - EDF Sees U.K. Backing for Nuclear No Matter Who Wins Election - Tara Patel
  • Reuters - Germany says using tax money for nuclear power 'out of the question' - Barbara Lewis and Tom Koerkemeier
  • Reuters - Iraq says Iran nuclear talks will lead to peaceful solution - Stephanie Nebehay
  • Reuters - Chinese official at Iran nuclear talks sees hope of a deal - Lucien Libert
  • Reuters - New Jersey Governor Christie's office drove favorable Exxon settlement: NYT - Ismail Shakil
  • Atomic Insights - Agencies should not allow creation of a hostile environment at public meetings - Rod Adams
  • Beyond Nuclear - "Fukushima" in the U.S. an ever-present danger - Paul Gunter
  • Minnesota Public Radio - Prairie Island nuclear plant unit shut down
  • The Guardian - Iran nuclear deal 'very close' as Netanyahu brings negotiators together - Julian Borger
  • Deutsche Welle - Germany's Gabriel slams nuclear subsidies ahead of EU ministers' meeting
  • Deutsche Local - Energy firm sues EU over Brit nuclear plant - 0640291415
  • Wall Street Journal - Iran Talks Closer on One-Year Nuclear 'Breakout' Demand - Laurence Norman
  • Reuters - Japan court battles could delay nuclear restarts further - Mari Saito and Kentaro Hamada
  • The Verge - This chemical could protect plants from radioactive fallout at Fukushima - Amar Toor
  • Energy Collective - The Bottom Line on Nuclear Energy - David Hess
  • CapeCodToday - Anti-nuclear groups ask Governor Baker to be proactive about Pilgrim
  • CBC News - Safety concerns rule out Creighton, Sask., as possible nuclear waste site
  • Ottawa Times - Illinois Reps urge nuclear solution - Derek Barichello
  • Fierce Energy - Bipartisan group urges Illinois governor and legislature to quickly pass nuclear bill - Jaclyn Brandt
  • WQAD Moline - Environmentally-friendly proposal could come at the cost of energy customers' bills - Angie Sharp
  • Dispatch Argus - Illinois congressmen urge energy action by Rauner - Kevin Smith
  • Yahoo! News - British nuclear site clean-up costs soar
  • nineMSN - Lib MP happy to store nuclear waste
  • Canadian Underwriter - Federal bill increasing absolute liability to $1 billion for nuclear operators, offshore energy, passes Senate
  • BBC - Sizewell A nuclear control room closes after 50 years
  • BelTA - Executive order on safe construction of Belarusian nuclear station passed
  • Monticello Times - NRC will continue increased oversight of Monticello Nuclear Generating Plant - Tim Hennagir
  • Ogle County News - Ice is blamed for shut down of one nuclear reactor on Tuesday
  • Mehr News - NAM backs Iran's rights to peaceful nuclear energy - KUNA
  • Kuwait News Agency - Israel must join NPT, its nuclear facilities inspected -- Arab Group
  • Texas A&M The Battalion - Zachry reactor stays despite renovation - Connor Paetzold
  • Herald Scotland - Open up the nuclear debate
  • KUOW - Daughters of Hanford: A Curious Learner and Her Persistent Passion For Hanford Cleanup - Anna King
  • Mainichi Daily News - Nuclear regulator says preventive measures lacking for Monju fast-breeder reactor
  • Tampa Bay Times - Duke Energy proposal could cost customers more in the long run - Ivan Penn
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - DOE names 4 to Oak Ridge advisory board
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - K-25 history
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - UPF officials to speak at ETEBA
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Oregon State launches nuclear forensics grad program
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - IG cites Argonne for mis-funding construction projects
  • Tri-City Herald - Hanford whistleblower case heading to trial - Annette Cary
  • GreenWorld - Deutsche Bank: solar has already won
  • New York Times - Areva Plans to Cut Costs While Mastering 'Difficult Projects' - David Jolly
  • Press TV - Lifting all sanctions requisite for final nuclear deal: Araqchi
  • Press TV - Iran, P5+1 wrap up deputy-level nuclear talks in Montreux
  • Press TV - IAEA report asserts transparency of Iran N-work: Official
  • Press TV - German FM rules out extension of Iran nuclear talks
  • Fukushima Diary - Another constant leakage to the Pacific has been concealed by Tepco for nearly one year - Iori Mochizuki
  • NHK World - Fukushima photos on exhibit in Ukraine
  • NHK World - Towns protest over nuclear plant water leak
  • Asahi Shimbun - FOUR YEARS AFTER: For filmmaker, everything changed in Fukushima hometown - Takeshi Teruya
  • Asahi Shimbun - FOUR YEARS AFTER: Blood problems continue to plague residents at temporary housing - Shingo Fukushima
  • Japan Times - Fukushima fears no longer a drag on tourism - Anne Beade
  • Japan Times - Court battles are sole remaining obstacle to nuclear restarts - Mari Saito and Kentaro Hamada
  • Japan Times - Workers still scarce at factories in village near Fukushima No. 1
  • Japan Times - Cosmic rays employed to spot melted fuel in crippled Fukushima No. 1 reactors
  • Japan Times - Municipal worker shortage still serious in three Tohoku prefectures
  • Japan Times - Hiroshima institute plans lifelong health monitoring for 2011 Fukushima No. 1 plant workers
  • Mainichi Daily News - Gov't considering having local gov'ts shoulder post-disaster reconstruction costs
  • Mainichi Daily News - Nuclear regulator says preventive measures lacking for Monju fast-breeder reactor
  • Jiji Press - 4 Years On: Fukushima Calls for Extending Intensive Reconstruction Period
  • Jiji Press - 4 Years On: Uncertainties Linger over Fukushima Contaminated Soil Disposal
  • Jiji Press - End of Water Cleanup at Fukushima N-Plant Likely Delayed until May 2016
  • Jiji Press - Fukushima Towns Protest against TEPCO over Water Leaks
  • Jiji Press - 4 Years On: Fuel Removal from Fukushima Storage Pool Remains Tough
  • Japan Times - Editorial: Disaster risk reduction
  • Colorado State University - CSU, Japanese university hire radiation expert to study 2011 nuclear accident

    Wednesday, March 04, 2015

  • Newbury Today - AWE Aldermaston emerges as increasingly likely nuclear submarine waste site, after consultation ends - Reporter: Jane Meredith
  • Jerusalem Post - Is pending Iran nuclear deal a 'fool's bargain'? - Alan J. Kuperman
  • Adelaide Now - Nuclear Royal Commission urged to fast-track storage talks - Daniel Wills
  • Elk Valley Times - The United States without nuclear power - Sen. Lamar Alexander
  • R & D Magazine - Providing data for nuclear detectives - Breanna Bishop, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
  • AP - UN extends expert panel monitoring sanctions on North Korea
  • AP - AP Analysis: Speech fallout could determine Netanyahu's fate - Josef Federman, Dan Perry
  • AP - Kerry pushes back on Israeli criticism of Iran nuke talks - Matthew Lee, George Jahn
  • AP - French nuclear industry in turmoil as manufacturer buckles
  • AP - US says Iran far off from a working nuke, others differ - George Jahn
  • AP - Netanyahu says he gave 'practical alternative' to Iran deal - Daniel Estrin
  • AP - Excerpts from Netanyahu's speech and rejoinder from Obama
  • AP - No precedent for Netanyahu's contentious speech to Congress - Connie Cass
  • Bloomberg - Bibi Is Right: North Korea Is More Dangerous Than Ever - Bruce Einhorn
  • Bloomberg - Kerry Says Negotiators Weren't Distracted by Netanyahu Speech - Jonathan Tirone and Terry Atlas
  • Bloomberg - EDF Drops on Concern France Will Force Closer Areva Ties - Tara Patel
  • Bloomberg - Iran Dismisses Netanyahu 'Lies' as Trivial to Nuclear Talks - Golnar Motevalli and Ladane Nasseri
  • Bloomberg - Areva to Reduce Spending as More Nuclear-Project Losses Loom - Francois De Beaupuy
  • Bloomberg - China Kickstarts Nuclear Power by Approving Two New Reactors - Aibing Guo
  • Bloomberg - Transcript of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's Speech to Congress
  • Reuters - U.S. Republicans pushing Iran bill despite veto threat - Patricia Zengerle
  • Reuters - U.S. oil stockpiles rise twice as much as expected in week: EIA - Robert Gibbons, Barani Krishnan and Jessica Resnick-Ault
  • Reuters - U.S. says 'seriously concerned' about North Korea's nuclear work - Shadia Nasralla
  • Reuters - German energy cooperative plans legal action over UK nuclear plan - Madeline Chambers
  • Reuters - Netanyahu says gave 'practical alternative' to Iran deal - Dan Williams
  • Reuters - EDF down 2.6 pct on Areva alliance concerns - Geert De Clercq
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-Saudi Arabia, South Korea sign MOU on nuclear power - Reem Shamseddine and Brian Kim
  • Reuters - Kerry visits Riyadh to soothe fears of stronger Iran under nuclear deal - Arshad Mohammed and Angus McDowall
  • Reuters - Netanyahu offers 'no concrete action plan' on Iran: senior U.S. official - Roberta Rampton
  • New York Times - Vote Nearing, Netanyahu Takes Up Familiar Cause: Iran's Nuclear Quest - Isabel Kershner
  • The Guardian - Iran nuclear deal 'will be a farewell to arms control', Netanyahu tells Congress - Dan Roberts in Washington, Peter Beaumont in Jerusalem and Saeed Kamali Dehghan
  • New York Times - John Kerry Flies to Saudi Arabia to Discuss Iran Nuclear Talks - Michael R. Gordon
  • BBC - Iran nuclear talks: John Kerry meets Gulf leaders in Riyadh
  • Arab News - S. Korea to build SR7.5bn nuclear reactors in KSA - Ghazanfar Ali Khan
  • The Guardian - UK joins Romanian push for new EU nuclear aid package - Arthur Neslen
  • Casper Star-Tribune - Wyoming takes step toward regulating uranium mining - Benjamin Storrow
  • Foreign Policy - That Secret Iranian 'Nuclear Facility' You Just Found? Not So Much. - Jeffrey Lewis
  • Foreign Policy - Central Asia's Cheap Oil Double Whammy - Keith Johnson
  • Portsmouth Daily Times - Report: Sanctions effect nuclear industry - Frank Lewis
  • Taipei Times - AEC report on nuclear scare heavily censored - Tang Chia-ling
  • Santa Barbara Independent - Anti-Nuke Activist Drops Knowledge Bombs--Dr. Helen Caldicott Featured for Nuclear Age Peace Foundation's Annual Lecture - Richie DeMaria
  • Daily Mail - Earth's nuclear arsenal revealed: Interactive infographic lets you track growth of the world's WMDs over 70 years - Ellie Zolfagharifard
  • SBS.au - Comment: South Australia's uranium legacy, future fails public interest test - Dave Sweeney
  • Tampa Tribune - Duke Energy might stop charging customers for defunct nuclear power project - Josh Boatwright
  • PennEnergy - Duke Energy says it will drop nuclear power fee off Florida bills
  • Aiken Standard - Barnwell nuke dump proposal may reach Senate - Derrek Asberry
  • Rock Hill Herald - Editorial: Don't reopen Barnwell nuclear landfill to nation
  • PBS NewsHour - What are the chances of an Iran nuclear deal now? - Gwen Ifill
  • Augusta Chronicle - Conservationists, nuclear proponents comment at Vogtle hearing - Meg Mirshak
  • Japan Times - In the cinematic wake of the Fukushima nuclear disaster
  • IBTimes - In The Middle East, Iran's Nuclear Power Is A Side Conversation - Erin Banco
  • Korea Times - N. Korea cannot win nuke state status: Seoul official
  • Asahi Shimbun - FOUR YEARS AFTER: 71% of residents dissatisfied with work at Fukushima nuclear plant
  • Al Bawaba - Iran, Russia agree to produce nuclear fuel
  • BelTA - Key operations for Belarusian nuclear station construction in 2015 outlined
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - Sequoyah nuclear reactor unexpectedly shuts down
  • WREX Rockford - 'Chunk of ice' shuts down Unit 1 at Byron nuclear power plant - Sean Muserallo
  • SwissInfo - 15 years needed to dismantle nuclear reactor near Bern
  • Casper Star-Tribune - Bill to allow creation of nuclear tourism site signed by Mead - Trevor Brown
  • Thunder Bay Chronicle-Journal - Schreiber won't get nuclear waste
  • Economic Times - India, Russia sign deal to provide enriched uranium for TAPS
  • Xinhua News - China urges comprehensive deal on Iran nuclear issue
  • Sri Lanka Guardian - Sri Lanka-India Nuclear Deal – What Does It Mean For Sri Lanka? - Ruwantissa Abeyratne
  • Pakistan Daily Times - PM Nawaz briefed on nuclear power programme
  • News & Star - Nuclear clean-up costs soar to £53 billion in a year
  • Yonhap News - Ex-U.S. nuke envoy sees N. Korea's collapse someday - sooyeon@yna.co.kr
  • Korea Herald - Aged nuclear reactor not safe by global standards: civic groups
  • BBC News - Hinkley C nuclear power station faces legal challenge
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Path to Restoration / Only 0.4% of land secured for interim storage facility
  • Japan Times - More Fukushima evacuees are deciding to stay away for good
  • Portfolio.hu - Hungarian NGOs: classification of nuclear deal with Russia for 30 yrs unconstitutional
  • Nuclear Energy Insider - SMRs: private investors call for track record and big government orders - Peter Taberner
  • Nuclear Energy Insider - Military decommissioning: a civil contractor opportunity? - Jason Deign
  • Nuclear Energy Insider - Nuclear Energy Insider Newsletter February 19 - March 4, 2015 - K. Steiner-Dicks
  • Korea Herald - Aged nuclear reactor not safe by global standards: civic groups
  • Vancouver Columbian - Hanford, B Reactor tour registration starts March 9 - Annette Cary, Tri-City Herald
  • BelTA - Executive order on safe construction of Belarusian nuclear station passed
  • World Nuclear News - Saudi Arabia teams up with Korea on SMART
  • World Nuclear News - Swiss regulator calls for off-site emergency response centres
  • World Nuclear News - Russia offers nuclear desalination bundle
  • World Nuclear News - Areva plans to cut costs by $1.1 billion by 2017
  • Albany Times Union - Knolls waste may be on the go--Radioactive material could be shipped to Texas via Corinth - Brian Nearing
  • TheBayNet, Hollywood, Maryland - Reactor applicant requests review suspension - Marty Madden
  • Japan Times - Japanese geologist warns of coming tsunami to hit Taiwan
  • New York Times - Japan's Growth in Solar Power Falters as Utilities Balk - Jonathan Soble
  • Mainichi Daily News - Many see reactor restarts as only option to revive 'Nuclear Ginza' region
  • Yonhap News - Park proposes to diversify business ties with Saudi Arabia - Kim Kwang-tae
  • FOX News - Mystery $55 billion Air Force program sparks debate on cost
  • Luxemburger Wort - Cattenom reactor shut down
  • ITV UK - Sellafield cost 'increased by £5 billion to £53 billion'
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Stable electricity supply vital element for power industry reform plans
  • Tri-City Herald - Regalbuto nominated again to lead DOE environmental cleanup
  • Tri-City Herald - WSU Pullman to hold nuclear forensics summer school
  • Ukiah Daily Journal - Letter: Maybe NIMBYs know best - Susan Poor, Hopland
  • Business Standard - NPCIL pursuing various public outreach programmes in Kudankulam and its surrounding areas
  • ITV UK - Sellafield cost 'increased by £5 billion to £53 billion'
  • The Scotsman - Letter: Energy issues - (Dr) A McCormick, Kirkland Road, Dumfries
  • Yonhap News - Park upbeat over possible export of reactors to Saudi Arabia - Kim Kwang-tae
  • Mainichi Daily News - Fukushima evacuees to tell their stories through picture boards at Tokyo event
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - NNSA says it is preparing Supplement Analysis at Y-12
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - 20 falls at ORNL
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Labor-management symposium postponed
  • NRC - NRC Will Continue Increased Oversight of Monticello Nuclear Plant
  • The Guardian - Sellafield cleanup costs rise by £5bn in year, says watchdog - Rajeev Syal
  • Xinhua News - France's Areva records heavy net loss in 2014, plans cost cut
  • Xinhua News - Israeli PM calls for rejection of bad nuke deal with Iran
  • Xinhua News - Iran ready for "more transparency" over its nuclear program: president
  • Press TV - West must choose between N-deal or continued Iran sanctions: Zarif
  • Press TV - IAEA team due in Tehran for technical talks
  • Press TV - President Rouhani: Iran nuclear talks have ruffled Israel's feathers
  • Press TV - Iran, US end 4th round of Montreux talks
  • Press TV - Iran nuclear talks opportunity should not be missed: EU
  • Press TV - Israel still isolated after Netanyahu speech: Opposition leader
  • Press TV - Zarif, Kerry begin fresh nuclear talks in Montreux
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: Secretary of Energy Advisory Board, Pages 11665 - 11666 [FR DOC #: 2015-04501]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Guidance: Evaluation of Acute Chemical Exposures and Proposed Quantitative Standards, Pages 11692 - 11693 [FR DOC #: 2015-04478]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Reviewing and Assessing the Financial Condition of Operating Power Reactor Licensees, Including Requests for Additional Information, Pages 11691 - 11692 [FR DOC #: 2015-04479]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Scope Expansion of the Post-Investigation Alternative Dispute Resolution Program, Pages 11693 - 11695 [FR DOC #: 2015-04490]
  • New York Times - Japan's Growth in Solar Power Falters as Utilities Balk - Jonathan Soble
  • New York Times - Netanyahu's Nuclear Deceptions--A Response to Netanyahu From Iran's Ambassador to the U.N. - Gholamali Khoshroo
  • ABC News - FACT CHECK: Did Netanyahu Go Too Far in US Speech? - Bradley Klapper
  • The State - Scoppe: Come on, a little more radioactivity won't kill you. Oh, wait … - Cindi Ross Scoppe
  • Aboriginal Peoples Television Network - MKO eyeing nuclear waste as economic opportunity - Dennis Ward
  • The Hill blog - GOP chairman pushes nuke regulators on Yucca waste site - Timothy Cama
  • Energy Collective - $43 Billion: Current and Rising Cost to Canada of Environmental Inaction - Jim Baird
  • Fukushima Diary - Tepco admits 400,000,000 Bq of All ß leaked to the sea / Radiation level jumped over double in seawater - Iori Mochizuki
  • NHK World - TEPCO ordered to check all sources of toxic spill
  • NHK World - Lifting ban on Monju tests to take over 6 months
  • NHK World - New nuclear accident evacuation guideline compiled
  • NHK World - Long-term study of Fukushima workers to start
  • Kyodo News - Japan to revise policy on nuclear evacuation this spring
  • Japan Times - Many evacuees say they need state support once housing subsidies end
  • Japan Times - Fukushima makes 2020 Olympics pitch for baseball, and local food
  • Japan Times - More Fukushima evacuees are deciding to stay away for good
  • Mainichi Daily News - Couple hit by 2011 disasters go from evacuation to new lives nearly four years on
  • Jiji Press - Lifelong Health Monitoring Planned for Fukushima N-Plant Workers
  • Jiji Press - 4 Years On: TEPCO Hopes to Contain Water Crisis before Summer 2016
  • Jiji Press - 4 Years On: Municipal Worker Shortage Serious in 3 Tohoku Prefectures
  • Jiji Press - 4 Years On: Labor Shortages Hitting Factories Near Fukushima N-Plant
  • Jiji Press - 4 Years On: Biz Expansion into Tohoku Underpins Reconstruction

    Tuesday, March 03, 2015

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Defense agency visited Yucca, says no intention to use site - Steve Tetreault
  • Imperial Valley News - Justice Department Surpasses $2 Billion in Awards Under the Radiation Exposure Compensation Act - Written by Justice Department
  • LA CityWatch - The Shocking Lesson of Fukushima – Nuclear Energy is Safe! - Written by Kelvin Kemm
  • AP - Netanyahu assails Iran-nuclear talks; Obama disagrees - Aron Heller and Deb Riechmann
  • AP - Israeli leader: Deal 'doesn't block Iran's path' to nuclear bomb; 'it paves path' to bomb
  • AP - Hungary makes nuclear deal with Russia a 30-year secret
  • AP - Susan Rice: Bad Iran nuclear deal is worse than no deal
  • Bloomberg - Netanyahu Warns Congress Iran Deal Guarantees Nuclear Arms - Jonathan Ferziger
  • Bloomberg - Hungary Classifies Russian Nuclear Deal for 30 Years Amid Outcry - Zoltan Simon
  • Bloomberg - Rice Says U.S. Will Block Iran, Won't Back Away From Israel - Toluse Olorunnipa
  • Bloomberg - AIPAC Conference Rejects Tough Love from Susan Rice, by Applauding - David Weigel
  • Patriot-News - Historian: Radioactive waste was stored at ordnance works in Lycoming County during World War II - John Beauge
  • ABC.au - Recycling nuclear waste for power generation - Dr Oscar Archer
  • NSW Daily Telegraph - Nuclear waste dump search restarts
  • Reuters - Israel's Netanyahu warns U.S. against Iran nuclear deal - Dan Williams and Matt Spetalnick
  • Reuters - Amid nuclear dispute, Israel and Iran face off over past oil ties - Ari Rabinovitch and Tova Cohen
  • Reuters - Senate waters down French energy bill, committee to seek compromise - Michel Rose
  • Reuters - Iran nuclear talks progressing better than in past decade: Germany - Stephanie Nebehay
  • Reuters - Iran calls Obama's 10-year nuclear demand 'unacceptable' - Arshad Mohammed
  • NBCSports - Fukushima, site of nuclear disaster, wants to host 2020 Olympic baseball - Nick Zaccardi
  • Energy Collective - Can a Nationwide Conversation Ignite a New Era of Nuclear Energy Innovation? - Jesse Jenkins
  • Reuters - North Korea warns U.S. about pre-emptive strike 'if necessary' - Stephanie Nebehay
  • Press TV - Iran, Russia agree to produce nuclear fuel
  • Asian Scientist Magazine - OpEd: Critical Nuclear Issues In South Asia - Nalaka Gunawardene
  • UT Tennessee Today - Study Involving Nuclear Engineer Could Change Nuclear Fuel - David Goddard
  • WESH Orlando - Duke Energy says it will drop nuclear fee off Florida bills
  • Australian Mining - Australia has 'welcome mat' out for uranium investments - Vicky Validakis
  • Scottish Daily Record - 'Unacceptable': Fears after hundreds of nuclear safety breaches at Trident submarine base in Faslane are revealed in new report - Chris Hughes
  • Reuters - North Korea warns U.S. about pre-emptive strike "if necessary" - Stephanie Nebehay
  • Times and Democrat - Editorial: Barnwell nuclear dump: Old issue is new again - BusinessKorea?
  • BusinessKorea - Nuclear Power Controversy: Growing Opposition to Decision to Re-operate Wolsong-1 Nuclear Power Plant - Jung Yeon-jin
  • Glens Falls Post-Star - Railway proposes sending radioactive waste through Corinth - Don Lehman
  • The Hindu - 'NPCIL will give priority to safety in nuclear plants'
  • Reuters - Mongolia ordered to pay $100 mln for expropriating uranium asset - Ulan Bator
  • Sunday Mirror - More than 450 nuclear safety incidents reported at Britain's Royal Navy submarine base - Chris Hughes
  • Marianas Variety - Marshall Islanders mark Nuclear Day in Majuro - Giff Johnson
  • Environmental Health News - Letter: Nuclear industry plagued with problems. - David Agnew, Harwich, Massachusetts, Co-founder, Cape Downwinders
  • BelTA - Putin: The construction of the Belarusian nuclear station stays on schedule
  • Sputnik News - US Gov't Spends $2Bln to Compensate Nuclear Tests Victims, Uranium Miners
  • Interfax-Ukraine - Check of Westinghouse nuclear fuel at Yuzhnoukrainsk NPP finished - Interfax-Ukraine
  • Navajo-Hopi Observer - Uranium remediation committee proposed
  • ITV UK - Nuclear reactor control room at Sizewell A shut down
  • Charlotte Business Journal blog - Utility says latest delays to Georgia nuclear plant to cost additional $1B - John Downey
  • Rochdale Online - Rochdale peace campaigners help close nuclear bomb factory
  • BelTA - IAEA seminar on regulating infrastructure self-evaluation in Minsk on 9-11 March
  • RTO Insider - Exelon-Backed Bill Proposes Surcharge to Fund Illinois Nukes - Suzanne Herel
  • World Nuclear News - Transfer of Fukushima clean-up waste gets go-ahead
  • World Nuclear News - Khan compensated for Mongolian expropriation
  • World Nuclear News - TVEL signs fuel pellet supply contract for Tarapur reactor
  • Japan Times - Over 1,700 business failures linked to March 2011 triple disaster
  • Augusta Chronicle - Public hearing Tuesday on Plant Vogtle permit to release water to Savannah River - Meg Mirshak
  • Midland Reporter-Telegram - Interior Secretary: Feds won't overrule tougher state fracturing regulations - Jennifer A. Dlouhy
  • Japan Times - Only 40% of Tohoku reconstruction subsidies spent: audit
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - Regulator had regular chats with Edison - Jeff McDonald4
  • Lubbock Avalanche-Journal - Public Utility Commission chair speaks against Clean Power Plan at Texas Tech law school - Karen Michael
  • Dong-A Ilbo - Suspicious deaths of Putin's political opponents
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Dept. of Energy issues RFP for waste treatment
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Fall with injury at Y-12
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - 'Maintenance issues' contributed to Y-12 spill
  • NAS - Project Update: Current Status of and Progress toward Eliminating Highly Enriched Uranium Use in Fuel for Civilian Research and Test Reactors
  • NAS - Project Update: Multiple Sclerosis and Other Neurologic Disorders in Veterans of the Persian Gulf and Post 9/11 Wars
  • NRC blog - Understanding Nuclear Power Plant Risk - Mark Caruso, Senior Risk Analyst, Office of New Reactors
  • The Guardian - Renewable energy is conquering quirky nature of Britain's climate - Paul Brown
  • Trend News Agency - Iran-US nuclear talks enter second day
  • Trend News Agency - Negotiation is only way to resolve Iran 's nuclear issue-Zarif
  • Trend News Agency - Obama's remarks unacceptable- Iran's FM
  • Trend News Agency - Iranian nuclear negotiators preserve Arak reactor
  • Bellona - CCS – A necessity to countering China's persisting coal growth
  • Press TV - Spreading fears on Iran nuclear deal unhelpful: EU
  • Press TV - Iran deputy foreign ministers, US officials kick off N talks
  • Press TV - Iran, Russia agree to produce nuclear fuel
  • Press TV - Iran nuclear talks advancing well: German FM
  • Press TV - Obama's remarks unacceptable: Iran foreign minister
  • Press TV - Iran, US start 2nd day of nuclear talks in Swiss city of Montreux
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: NRC Request for Information Concerning Patient Release Practices, Pages 11471 - 11472 [FR DOC #: 2015-04318]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Facility Operating and Combined Licenses: Applications and Amendments Involving Proposed No Significant Hazards Considerations, Pages 11472 - 11492 [FR DOC #: 2015-04298]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Facility Operating and Combined Licenses: Applications and Amendments Involving Proposed No Significant Hazards Considerations, etc., Pages 11492 - 11498 [FR DOC #: 2015-03917]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on Metallurgy and Reactor Fuels, Page 11499 [FR DOC #: 2015-04386]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on Planning and Procedures, Pages 11499 - 11500 [FR DOC #: 2015-04392]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on Regulatory Policies And Practices, Page 11499 [FR DOC #: 2015-04389]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings; Sunshine Act, Page 11500 [FR DOC #: 2015-04429]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings; Sunshine Act, Pages 11500 - 11501 [FR DOC #: 2015-04433]
  • DOE:EM - DOE Issues RFP for Waste Treatment Services - Lynn Chafin
  • Law360 - Sailors Reject GE's Bid To Nix $1B Fukushima Disaster Suit - Matt Sharp
  • NIRS - Nuclear Crisis in Japan
  • NIRS - Join us for telebriefing on Fukushima nuclear disaster four years on, Monday, March 9, 2015 at 8 pm Eastern time
  • WCS Storage - Moniz Eager to Discuss Texas Nuclear Waste Storage Plan
  • All Things Nuclear - www.UNready.gov?? - Dave Lochbaum
  • IEER - Comments on the Exelon proposal to acquire Pepco Holdings, Inc.
  • Beyond Nuclear - Margene Bullcreek, leader of Skull Valley Goshute resistance to radioactive waste dump targeted at her community, has passed on
  • Fukushima Diary - Tepco trying to stop 30,000,000 Bq/m3 of Cs-134/137 water with sandbag and blue sheeting - Iori Mochizuki
  • Mainichi Daily News - Gov't, TEPCO to put off plan to end compensation payments to Fukushima firms
  • Mainichi Daily News - 'We want to buy Japanese nuclear reactors': Iran atomic energy official
  • Mainichi Daily News - U.S. researchers criticize Japanese gov't for pressure over history textbook
  • Mainichi Daily News - Purification of contaminated water to be delayed by a year at Fukushima plant
  • Jiji Press - 4 Years On: Cosmic Rays Tapped to Make Reactor Cores Visible
  • Jiji Press - Japan Govt Adopts Utility Reform Bills
  • Jiji Press - Over 60 Pct of State Grants for Tohoku Reconstruction Unused
  • Jiji Press - 4 Years On: 60 Pct of Tsunami-Hit Families Secure Homes
  • Jiji Press - 4 Years On: More Fukushima Residents Deciding Not to Return Home

    Monday, March 02, 2015

  • White House Chronicle - The Environmental Voices in Obama's Ear - Llewellyn King
  • Public News Service - Nuke Waste "Road Show" This Week in Idaho
  • AP - Netanyahu tells AIPAC that US-Israel alliance strong - Aron Heller
  • AP - Netanyahu: Iran nuclear deal threatens Israel's security - JULIE PACE and ARON HELLER
  • AP - Obama's UN envoy: US committed to preventing a nuclear Iran - Bradley Klapper
  • AP - Iran nuke talks resume amid contentious US-Israel debate - MATTHEW LEE and GEORGE JAHN
  • AP - Kerry defends Israel before UN rights panel - Matthew Lee
  • Bloomberg - What Sanctions Have Done to Iran's Economy - Mark Glassman
  • Bloomberg - Power Says U.S.-Israel Relations Transcend Political Splits - hidden line after 'By'Angela Greiling Keane and Toluse Olorunnipa
  • Bloomberg - Speaking in Washington, Netanyahu Says Israel-U.S. Relations Remain Strong - Larry Liebert, Jonathan Ferziger
  • Bloomberg - Netanyahu Cites a Moral Obligation to Speak Out on Iran Deal - Jonathan Ferziger
  • Bloomberg - Kerry Vows to Defend Israel at UN Human Rights Council - hidden line after 'By'Terry Atlas
  • Bloomberg - Israelis Split on Netanyahu Tactics Still United on Iran Threat - hidden line after 'By'Calev Ben-David
  • Bloomberg - French Senate Battles Hollande's Pledge to Curb Nuclear Reactors - hidden line after 'By'Tara Patel
  • Reuters - On U.S. visit, Netanyahu warns an Iran deal could threaten Israel's existence - Dan Williams and Matt Spetalnick
  • Reuters - Kerry cautions Israel not to undercut Iran diplomacy as talks resume - Arshad Mohammed
  • Reuters - IAEA head says cannot say when investigation into Iran's nuclear work will end - Shadia Nasralla
  • Reuters - Kerry says 'long way to go' to reach Iran nuclear deal - Arshad Mohammed and Stephanie Nebehay
  • Reuters - Iran will 'go as far as we can' in nuclear talks: Zarif - Lucien Libert
  • Reuters - Iran says nuclear deal hinges on U.S. will to lift sanctions - Tom Miles
  • Reuters - Netanyahu arrives in U.S., signs of easing of tensions over Iran speech - Matt Spetalnick and Dan Williams
  • Reuters - Kerry to defend Israel as Netanyahu readies critique of Iran talks - Arshad Mohammed
  • Reuters - U.N. nuclear watchdog says pace of Iran's cooperation slow - Shadia Nasralla
  • Reuters - Israeli official sees U.S. Congress as 'last brake' to stop Iran deal - Dan Williams
  • New Indian Express - Patkar Puts Nuclear Waste Dump Spin to Neutrino Project in Theni - Adelaide Now
  • Adelaide Now - Rex Jory: SA is an ideal site for nuclear waste disposal
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  • Al Jazeera America - Missing the point on Iran's nuclear 'breakout' time - Ali Vaez
  • New York Times - Kerry Is Pushing for Agreement in Iran Nuclear Talks - Michael R. Gordon
  • Xinhua News - Iran fails to provide key information on nuclear plan: IAEA
  • Taipei Times - Activists slam Taipower's nuclear waste plan - Sean Lin
  • Sputnik News - Taiwan Controversial Nuclear Waste Plan Hits a Snag
  • The Independent - Britain's nuclear weapons base suffers from 'serious' nuclear safety incidents and 'poor safety culture' - Jon Stone
  • Business Spectator - SA's broad-brush nuclear review is meant to sideline opponents - Peter Burdon
  • WQAD - Exelon takes reactor offline at Cordova plant - Shellie Nelson
  • Ardmore Main Line Times - Valve leak shuts down Limerick nuclear plant - Evan Brandt
  • France Local - Faulty pipe forces French nuke plant to shut down
  • RFI - French nuclear plant shut down due to pipe fault
  • World Nuclear News - Investment in nuclear R&D key to UK success
  • World Nuclear News - Australia launches waste site search
  • World Nuclear News - Wyoming moves towards self-regulation
  • World Nuclear News - Magnox and RSRL to merge
  • ABC - Federal Government calls for site nominations for nuclear waste dump - Xavier La Canna
  • Olive Press - 40,000 sign petition for Palomares nuclear clean-up - Iona Napier
  • JD Supra - DOE Overhauls Export Controls for Nuclear Technology - Christian C. Davis, Thomas McCarthy, Tatman R. Savio, Wynn Segall
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea negative about six-way nuclear talks
  • Arab News - Assessing India, Lanka N-deal - Seema Sengupta
  • ZPEnergy - The Standard Nuclear Physics is dead
  • London Times - Labour pushes for more nuclear power in Scotland - Hamish Macdonell
  • Radio Australia - Victims impact under scrutiny during anniversary of Marshalls nuclear test - Presenter: Richard Ewart, Speaker: Giff Johnson, editor of the Marshall Islands
  • VietNamNet Bridge - Nuclear power plans delayed as electricity demand lower than predicted
  • Industrialinfo - Hungary's Paks Nuclear Deal Faces European Investigation
  • Greenfield Reporter - Scott brings economic pitch session to town hit by nuclear plant's closing
  • Korea Observer - North Korean nuclear tests: It's all speculation & more
  • Chappaqua-Mount Kisco Patch - Indian Point Begins Refueling Outage of Unit 3 - Lanning Taliaferro
  • Tri-City Herald - Hanford, B Reactor tour registration starts March 9 - Annette Cary
  • Tri-City Herald - DOE cancels next week's open house in Kennewick
  • Tri-City Herald - No direct answers from energy secretary on Hanford cleanup along the Columbia - Annette Cary
  • Power Mag - Exelon: The Utility of the Future Views Change as Enabling, Not Disruptive - Gail Reitenbach
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Y-12 unions taking wait-and-see approach on contract talks
  • Arirang News - UN meetings bring North Korea's human rights and nuclear issues under spotlight Updated: 2015-03-02 06:41:22 KST - ssung86@arirang.co.kr
  • World Coal - Preserving low-carbon energy in Illinois - Emma McAleavey
  • Mainichi Daily News - Japan Political Pulse: Speaking out against nuclear power
  • Midland Daily News - Work starting on facilities for more Fermi 2 protection
  • Monroe Evening News - Work to begin on two Fermi backup protection facilities - Alex Alusheff
  • Budapest Business Journal - Paks deal could become confidential for 30 years
  • Moscow Times - Russia's Expanding Navy to Receive 50 More Vessels This Year
  • St. Louis Public Radio - Exit Interview: EPA's Karl Brooks says St. Louis still has challenges - Véronique LaCapra
  • Japan Times - Over 1,700 business failures linked to March 2011 disasters
  • Your Nuclear News - Cost estimation for Nuclear Decommissioning Projects
  • BBC - World's first lagoon power plants unveiled in UK - Roger Harrabin
  • Midwest Energy News - Ohio ruling doesn't rule out 'bailout' plans in the future - Posted on 03/02/2015 by Kathiann M. Kowalski
  • Milwaukee Journal Sentinel - Scott Walker wants to end funding for renewable energy program - Thomas Content and Lee Bergquist
  • Business Standard - Leak of report on NGOs: HC disposes of petition
  • Focus Taiwan - Nuclear waste disposal protest
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Anything uglier than yesterday's snowman?
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Activists push for release of UPF plans
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Eric Schlosser takes deep look at Y-12 break-in and well beyond
  • GAO - Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board: mprovements Needed to Strengthen Internal Control and Promote Transparency [Reissued on March 2, 2015] GAO-15-181
  • NRC - NRC Meeting March 13 in Rockville, Md to Discuss Fukushima Lessons at Facilities Other Than Operating U.S. Nuclear Power Plants
  • NRC - NRC's Gabriel Taylor Honored as a Federal Engineer of the Year
  • NAS - Project Update: Energy Resource Potential for DOE Lands
  • GreenWorld - Exelon's nuclear bailout dream scheme
  • IAEA - IAEA Director General Highlights Importance of Nuclear Techniques for Development - Nicole Jawerth, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • The Guardian - Netanyahu will not be judged kindly for thwarting a nuclear deal with Iran - Christopher de Bellaigue
  • Trend News Agency - Iran's statements on nuclear program must be tested - Kerry
  • Trend News Agency - Iranian and Russian FMs discuss nuclear program
  • Trend News Agency - Iran says nuclear deal hinges on US will to lift sanctions
  • Trend News Agency - Netanyahu comments not worthy of attention Iran says
  • Trend News Agency - Russia contributing to successful conclusion of Iranian nuclear talks, FM says
  • Trend News Agency - Talks on Iran's nuclear program to kick off - Khalid Kazimov
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea negative about six-way nuclear talks
  • Press TV - Zarif, Kerry come together for new nuclear talks in Swiss city of Montreux
  • Press TV - Iran, US, EU begin fresh round of nuclear talks in Switzerland
  • Press TV - Iran, Russia FMs urge continuation of nuclear talks
  • Press TV - IAEA chief declares lack of diversion in Iran's declared nuclear material
  • Press TV - Iran negotiators leave Tehran for talks in Switzerland
  • Press TV - Iran, US envoys wrap up nuclear talks in Montreux
  • Asahi Shimbun - Illuminations bathe Ho Chi Minh in light, but nuclear project looms on horizon - Michiko Yoshii
  • Mainichi Daily News - Nuclear Regulation Authority shifts disaster focus to treating minor radiation exposure
  • NHK World - Lifting of Monju operation ban uncertain
  • NHK World - Minamisoma city pledge to be nuclear-power free
  • Japan Times - Four years on, Tohoku towns still waiting for schools, homes, answers - Kris Kosaka
  • SCMP - French nuclear decline exposed as Areva confronts cash crunch
  • DOE:IG - Audit Report OAS-FS-15-09: Audit of Costs Incurred Under the Department of Energy's International Nuclear Cooperation Program Interagency Agreements With the Department of State
  • Nuclear Age Peace Foundation - SUNFLOWER NEWSLETTER: Issue #212 – March 2015
  • DOE Hanford - Hanford Tour Registration Begins March 9
  • POWER magazine - Nuclear Industry Pursues New Fuel Designs and Technologies - Kennedy Maize
  • FCNL - Nuclear Calendar Update
  • NRC - Public Meeting Schedule
  • NRC - Live NRC Meeting Webcast
  • Canada: CNSC - CNSC News Update
  • Asia-Pacific: JAIF - Information Update
  • Asia-Pacific: TEPCO - Press Release Update

    Sunday, March 01, 2015

  • Albuquerque Journal - OpEd: DOE and micromanagement crippling LANL - G. T. Cheney, Ed Graham and James Gover / Former Members Of Sandia National Laboratories Management
  • AP - Kerry asks for benefit of the doubt on Iran nuclear talks - Bradley Klapper
  • AP - Israel's Netanyahu heads to Washington for Congress speech - Aron Heller
  • Bloomberg - Netanyahu Congress Speech Targets Iran Deal, Israeli Voters - Jonathan Ferziger and Terry Atlas
  • Bloomberg - Iran Probes Accumulation of $32 Billion in Bad Debt, IRNA Says - Golnar Motevalli
  • Reuters - Iran's Zarif says Netanyahu trying to undermine nuclear talks - Mehrdad Balali and Sam Wilkin
  • Reuters - Kerry says U.S. deserves 'benefit of the doubt' on getting Iran nuclear deal - Will Dunham
  • Reuters - Obama to veto bill letting Congress weigh in on Iran deal - Julia Edwards
  • Japan Times - Abe visits Futaba to check out radioactive waste site
  • Sputnik News - Russia's SMF Ready to Repel a 'Lightning-Speed' Nuclear Strike
  • RT - Russia ready to repel any nuke strike, retaliate – missile forces command chief
  • Walla Walla Union-Bulletin - Letter - Nuclear fusion: A research priority - Michael Anderson, Walla Walla
  • Global Research - Nuclear Radioactive Waste of Fukushima Reactor Flowing Directly in Ocean – Officials Kept Secret for the Past Year
  • Press TV - Iran shuts down Bushehr nuclear plant
  • Ottawa Citizen - Nuclear power plants under attack….by jellyfish and algae - David Pugliese
  • Focus Taiwan - Anti-nuclear protest march scheduled for March 14 - Zoe Wei and Evelyn Kao
  • Press TV - US negotiator: World would judge Iran deal to be 'a good thing'
  • Reuters - U.S.-Israel ties fraying over Netanyahu's planned Iran speech - Matt Spetalnick and Dan Williams
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Abe visits Fukushima storage site
  • Asahi Shimbun - Prince William delights nuclear accident-affected children before leaving Japan - Mana Nagano
  • BBC - Prince William meets Japan tsunami survivors who handwrote newspaper
  • Japan Times - Prince William encourages Miyagi 3/11 survivors - Kyodo, AFP-JIJI
  • Al Jazeera America - Algerians suffering from French atomic legacy, 55 years after nuke tests - Johnny Magdaleno
  • AllAfrica - Egypt: Russian Delegation Visits Site of Egypt Nuclear Facility
  • Sunday Mirror - Nuke veteran's crippled daughter told to go on the dole if she wants help - Susie Boniface
  • Herald Scotland - Radiation safety breaches up 50% in one year at Scotland's nuclear bomb bases
  • SNP - Shocking rise in safety incidents at Faslane
  • BT.com - March 1, 1954: Massive nuclear test triggers fallout fears across the Pacific - Chas Early
  • Politico - The Sad Irony in Boris Nemtsov's Murder - Anna Nemtsova
  • CNN - Thousands rally in Moscow for slain Putin critic Boris Nemtsov - Frederik Pleitgen, Alla Eshchenko and Holly Yan, CNN
  • Huffington Post - Widow Of Murdered Spy Blames Russian Government For New Killing
  • Huffington Post - 5 Killings That Show How Dangerous It Is To Be A Kremlin Critic - ABC News
  • ABC News - Boris Nemtsov Joins List of Dead Vladimir Putin Critics - Terry Moran
  • The Guardian - Editorial: The Observer view on the death of Boris Nemtsov
  • Wall Street Journal - A Deadly Russian Toll
  • TIME - Why the Kremlin Is Blaming Putin Critic's Murder on a 'Provocation' - Simon Shuster
  • Augusta Chronicle - Editorial: Towers of power
  • Japan Times - Four years on, Tohoku towns still waiting for schools, homes, answers - Kerry Shioya
  • BBC - Sturgeon calls for UK cash boost for offshore wind power
  • Japan Times - Completion of Joban Expressway stirs Tohoku reconstruction hopes
  • Papua New Guinea Today - Pacific Adventist University studies radiation - Niugini Nius
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Path to Restroration / Earthquake evacuees face tough choice of new home
  • The Hindu - Full electrification by 2022 - Lalatendu Mishra
  • Indian Express - Varanasi: Mysterious bag sent to BARC for further tests
  • Trend News Agency - Good N-deal must safeguard Iran's rights within NPT - Umid Niayesh
  • Trend News Agency - Obama to Congress: Not time to pass additional legislation on Iran
  • Trend News Agency - Lifting sanctions to be discussed in N-talks next week - Umid Niayesh
  • Press TV - Iran, P5+1 will hold fresh nuclear talks in Switzerland
  • Press TV - Iran shuts down Bushehr nuclear plant
  • Press TV - Nuclear talks prove rightfulness of Iran demands: Velayati
  • Burnham-On-Sea - Controversial plans to filter Hinkley waste in the sea are withdrawn
  • Nature - Fukushima data show rise and fall in food radioactivity - Elizabeth Gibney

    Saturday, February 28, 2015

  • Indiana Gazette - Commentary: Environmental voices in Obama's ear - Llewellyn King
  • AP - Iran official criticizes Israeli leader's 'scaremongering' - Ali Akbar Dareini
  • AP - Obama, Netanyahu on collision course 6 years in the making - JULIE PACE and MATTHEW LEE
  • AP - GOP, Dem senators offer bill challenging Obama on Iran - Donna Cassata
  • Bloomberg - IAEA Refusal to Visit Iran Site Flags Intelligence Doubts - hidden line after 'By'Jonathan Tirone
  • Reuters - Iran nuclear talks advancing, no deal likely next week: U.S. official - Arshad Mohammed
  • Reuters - U.S. bill would require congressional review of any Iran deal - Timothy Gardner
  • Reuters - White House "hopeful" on coalition for Iran nuclear talks amid Netanyahu visit - Julia Edwards
  • Reuters - U.S. Air Force says new bomber essential, vows to control costs - Andrea Shalal
  • Reuters - Exelon returns Limerick Unit 1 to full power - Anupam Chatterjee
  • Reuters - EXCLUSIVE-UPDATE 2-Areva to cut wage bill 15 pct as prospects worsen - union sources - Emmanuel Jarry and Benjamin Mallet
  • Reuters - North Korea steps up threats over drills; U.S. Congress advances sanctions bill - Tony Munroe in Seoul and David Brunnstrom in Washington
  • Press TV - Iran eyeing development of small reactors
  • Tehran Times - Removal of all sanctions is a 'precondition' for final Iran nuclear deal: Larijani
  • Reuters - Iran, six powers to hold nuclear talks in Switzerland on March 5 - EU - Adrian Croft
  • Business Insider - North Korea's last nuclear test had a fireball the width of 4 Manhattan blocks - Armin Rosen
  • Al-Monitor - Iran's cooperation with IAEA at risk if nuclear talks fail
  • Daily News & Analysis - Budget 2015: Rs 5,900 crore for nuclear power, research
  • Limerick-Royersford-Spring City Patch - Limerick Reactor Back Online After Valve Closure - Alison Smith
  • The Chattanoogan - Nuclear Regulatory Commission Awards Scholarship Funds To Chattanooga State
  • The State - Reopening SC nuke dump in Barnwell on table - Sammy Fretwell
  • WOWT Omaha - Fort Calhoun Nuclear Waste Needs A Home - Brian Mastre
  • CBS Chicago - Watchdog Group Raises 'Serious Concerns' About Plan To Help ComEd
  • Decatur Herald & Review - Proposal would safeguard nuclear power future in Illinois - Tony Reid
  • The Independent - Babcock to demand more state money for nuclear clean-up - Mark Leftly
  • Atlanta Journal Constitution - Early decision possible on who pays for nuclear overruns - Matt Kempner
  • Law360 - US Scores Partial Win In $67M Nuclear Fuel Dispute - Matt Sharp
  • Atlanta Business Chronicle blog - Georgia Power submits Plant Vogtle delays to PSC - Dave Williams
  • Augusta Chronicle - Georgia Power's Vogtle expansion costs increase - Meg Mirshak
  • Malaysian Insider - Russia keen to share nuke tech with Malaysia – Bernama
  • Asahi Shimbun - Nuclear watchdog takes TEPCO to task for delay in leakage report
  • Business News Americas - Nuclear energy: Can LatAm lead a global rebirth? - Michael Place
  • Mashable - Leonard Nimoy sent a telegram to JFK urging him to rethink nuclear space tests - Megan Specia
  • ABC - Maralinga could be flagged as nuclear dump site, opponent says in wake of SA royal commission - Wendy Glamocak
  • Chronicle-Journal - Underground nuclear waste sites fail - Graham Saunders
  • Kalamazoo Gazette - Palisades Nuclear Plant to receive increased NRC oversight after radiation-exposure violations - Emily Monacelli
  • East Lothian News - Nature award for Torness nuclear site
  • Pottstown Mercury - Exelon nuke plant seeks more Schuylkill River water during heat waves - Evan Brandt
  • Law360 - DOE Owes $22.5M More In Nuclear Plant Cleanup Damages
  • Rebecca McCray - Birmingham University's pivotal role in the invention of nuclear weapons - Peter Douglas Osborn
  • Daily Mail - Nuclear experts puzzled by discovery of 'radiation' bag in Varanasi - Piyush Srivastava
  • Western Daily Press - Magnox rethinks nuclear waste move to Hinkley Point A, Somerset
  • Rutland Herald - Entergy official: No money worries for Yankee cleanup - Dave Gram
  • BurlingtonFreePress - Entergy VP tries to clarify closure comments - Eureka Times Standard
  • The Times-Standard - Whistleblower's book tells his Humboldt County story - Will Houston
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - Edison opposes email release - Jeff McDonald9
  • Arirang News - Two Koreas to debate human rights, nuclear issue in Geneva next week Updated: 2015-02-28 18:14:16 KST - jiwonpark@arirang.co.kr
  • Japan Times - Local Politics: Heading for extinction? - Eric Johnston
  • Mainichi Daily News - Kyoto Pref., Kansai Electric sign nuclear safety accord
  • The Hankyoreh - [Editorial] Reconsider this dangerous decision about Wolseong reactor No. 1 - CNN
  • CNN - Crowds mourn killing of Boris Nemtsov, outspoken Putin critic - Frederik Pleitgen, Alla Eshchenko and Laura Smith-Spark
  • Newsweek Pakistan - Atomic Isolation
  • Greenfield Daily Reporter - Vermont Yankee official clarifies that fund to clean up site should be sufficient - Dave Gram
  • Times of India - Unit 2 of N-plant to start hot run today - Sivakumar B,TNN
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - TVA works to correct condenser seal problem at Watts Bar - Dave Flessner
  • BBC - Profile: Boris Nemtsov
  • Washington Post - Editorial: Boris Nemtsov's murder is another dark sign for Russia
  • Augusta Chronicle - SRNS engineers visit Davidson
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - Peevey rallied Pio Pico approval - Morgan Lee
  • CNBC - Russian opposition leader Nemtsov shot dead - Kathrin Hille in Moscow and Geoff Dyer in Washington
  • The Republican - Vermont appeals denial of its petition by atomic safety board - Fred Contrada
  • Irish Times - Letters: Meeting Ireland's energy needs
  • Calcutta Telegraph - Who pays the bill? - Ardhendu Sen
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - Bonuses under scrutiny at California utilities - Morgan Lee
  • Japan Times - North Korean leader tells army: 'prepare for war' with U.S.
  • American Conservative - A Last Meal with Boris Nemtsov - Rod Dreher
  • The Independent - Boris Nemtsov shot dead: Outspoken Putin critic who had expressed fears for his life is killed near the Kremlin - Lewis Smith
  • Daiji World - India to build five ultra mega power projects
  • The Hindu - Suspicious "anti-radiation" package in Varanasi creates panic - Sandeep Joshi
  • Herald Scotland - Government should hold its nerve on tidal power
  • Deccan Herald - Hot run for KNPP Unit 2 to begin today
  • Columbia Missourian - Callaway plant steam rises over Columbia - Brian Kratzer
  • Business Standard - Budget 2015-16: Five new ultra-mega power projects to be set up
  • Cibola County Beacon - Concerned Community Members Attend Uranium Workers Day - Rosanne Boyett
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Winter's face of dread - Frank Munger
  • Tri-City Herald - DOE cancels next week's open house in Kennewick
  • GreenWorld - Exelon unveils its nuke bailout plan
  • Washington Post - World War I and the mordant history of weapons of mass destruction - Richard Rhodes
  • Trend News Agency - Lifting sanctions to be discussed in N-talks next week - Umid Niayesh
  • Yonhap News - PM says sanctions removal can be discussed if Koreas hold talks - pbr@yna.co.kr
  • Press TV - Iran-P5+1 nuclear talks at sensitive point: Zarif
  • Press TV - Pakistan very optimistic about final Iran-P5+1 nuclear deal
  • Press TV - Russia denies losing interest in Iran-P5+1 nuclear talks
  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - Notices: Meetings: Subcommittee for Dose Reconstruction Reviews Advisory Board on Radiation and Worker Health, Page 11206 [FR DOC #: 2015-04210]
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: Biomass Research and Development Technical Advisory Committee; Correction, Pages 11185 - 11186 [FR DOC #: 2015-04231]
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Northern New Mexico, Page 11185 [FR DOC #: 2015-04256]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Environmental Assessments; Availability, etc.: Duke Energy Florida, Inc., Crystal River Unit 3 Nuclear Generating Plant, Pages 11233 - 11236 [FR DOC #: 2015-04288]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: License Amendment Applications: Entergy Nuclear Operations, Inc., Indian Point Nuclear Generating, Unit 2, Pages 11236 - 11239 [FR DOC #: 2015-04292]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards, Pages 11239 - 11240 [FR DOC #: 2015-04295]
  • San Juan Capistrano Patch - Nuclear Waste: Here or Elsewhere? Nuclear experts meet to discuss the dilemma of storing radioactive waste - Roger Johnson
  • Twin Falls Times-News - Letter to the Editor: No Nuclear Waste - Gail June Spaulding, Plummer
  • World Nuclear News - Finland's waste fund grows to €2.4 billion
  • New York Times - Boris Nemtsov, Putin Foe, Is Shot Dead in Shadow of Kremlin - Andrew E. Kramer
  • New York Times - India Prepares a Budget, Surrounded by Secrecy and Big Expectations - Ellen Barry
  • KNPR Las Vegas - Illinois Congressman Plans To Visit Yucca Mtn. In Effort To Revive Project - Chris Sieroty
  • Washington State University - March 5: Alum discusses Hanford cleanup for common reading - Beverly Makhani, Office of Undergraduate Education
  • Fukushima Diary - Unidentified phenomenon around Reactor 3 recorded on Live Camera - Iori Mochizuki
  • NHK World - IAEA: Japan needs more anti-nuclear terror steps
  • Kyodo News - SNAPSHOT: Decommissioning work continues at Fukushima nuclear plant
  • Mainichi Daily News - Architects promote Shizuoka church as Castle Bravo H-bomb test memorial
  • Jiji Press - British Prince William Interacts with Fukushima Children
  • Asahi Shimbun - Entire Joban Expressway set to open with completion of Fukushima stretch
  • Asahi Shimbun - Nuclear watchdog takes TEPCO to task for delay in leakage report

    Friday, February 27, 2015

  • E&E Daily - YUCCA MOUNTAIN: DOE, Pentagon considering new uses for Nev. site -- lawmakers - Hannah Northey
  • Patriot Ledger - Petitions press for better security at Pilgrim nuclear plant
  • Albuquerque Journal - Human role at WIPP was being minimized - James Moore
  • AP - US sanctions bill on NKorea passes legislative hurdle
  • AP - Rubio: Obama sees deal with Iran as his legacy
  • AP - Former Israeli Mossad chief slams Netanyahu on Iran handling
  • AP - South Korea renews license of 2nd-oldest nuclear plant - Youkyung Lee
  • AP - 4-star general to lead nuclear Air Force for 1st time - New York Times
  • New York Times - Editorial: North KoreaÆs Nuclear Expansion
  • Business Insider - There's a GIANT unknown in the Iran nuclear negotiations - Armin Rosen
  • DeKalb Daily Chronicle - Plan would aid Exelon nuclear plants - John O'Connor The Associated Press
  • Bloomberg - OrbanÆs Party to Make Russian Nuclear Deal a 30-Year Secret - Zoltan Simon
  • Chicago Tribune - Exelon-backed bill seeks $2 more a month for nuclear plants - Ray Long
  • Business Insider - North Korea's nuclear weapons program is booming - Armin Rosen
  • Crain's Detroit Business - Palisades nuclear plant's safety rating to be downgraded
  • Korea Times - Nuclear watchdog extends operation of 32-year-old reactor
  • Roll Call blog - Transportation Budget Has $3 Million For Nuclear Ship - Tom Curry
  • USA Today - U.S. casts doubt on secret Iran nuke facility - Oren Dorell, USA TODAY
  • The Conversation AU - South AustraliaÆs broad-brush nuclear review is meant to sideline opponents - Peter Burdon
  • Al-Arabiya - Win-win nuclear deal for Rowhani and Obama - Majid Rafizadeh
  • Fierce Energy - FERC taken to task on potential nuclear plant closings - Barbara Vergetis Lundin
  • Mail & Guardian - Energy minister shields ækey Zuma nuclear allyÆ - Lionel Faull
  • Japan Times - Takahama assembly to vote on restarting nuclear reactors
  • Japan Times - Fisheries group lodges protest against Tepco's failure to disclose leak of radioactive rainwater
  • BBC - Controversial nuclear waste transportation plans scrapped
  • The Hill blog - Korea poses 'serious' nuclear threat, US says - Jesse Byrnes
  • Energy Collective - Japan's Largest Nuclear Power Station Moves to Center of Reactor Restart Efforts
  • Lebanon Daily Star - Jordan's bet on nuclear power is risky - Ali Ahmad
  • Crain's Chicago Business - Exelon nuke-rescue bill lands at last. But is it a market-based solution? - Steve Daniels
  • Similkameen Spotlight - Get off oil and reassess nuclear: Hansen - Bruce Cheadle
  • Malawi Nyasa Times - Expert warns of radioactive related diseases around Kayerekela: Paladin's uranium mine in Malawi - Tiwonge Kumwenda
  • Rock River Times - Oregon mayor reacts to Exelon talk of closing nuclear plant - Shane Nicholson
  • News & Star - Cumbrian peers criticise changes to nuclear dump rules - Phil Coleman
  • BelTA - Belarus, Japan agree to continue cooperation in nuclear non-proliferation
  • WUIS University of Illinois Springfield - Profitable Exelon Seeks Legislation To Save Unprofitable Nuclear Plants - Amanda Vinicky
  • Times of India - No dilution of nuclear liability law, Swaraj tells RS
  • Herald Palladium - Wardrobe error docks nuclear plant
  • Pakistan Express Tribune - Karachi nuclear plants: Govt keeps Chinese loan outside budget books - Shahbaz Rana
  • World Nuclear News - Finland's waste fund grows to €2.4 billion
  • World Nuclear News - Wolsong 1 cleared for continued operation
  • World Nuclear News - Illinois bill would ensure nuclear survival
  • World Nuclear News - Grid connection for South Korean reactor
  • Joongang Daily - Decision on fate of Wolseong 1 nuclear plant hangs in balance - Kim Bong-Moon, Kim Ji-Yoon
  • Korea Herald - Nuclear watchdog decides to extend life span of 32-year-old nuclear reactor
  • Press TV - Policing nukes: Under whose authority? - Kaneez Fatima
  • BBC News - Netanyahu row with Obama administration deepens
  • BelTA - Ecological situation around Belarusian nuclear station normal
  • Daily Telegraph - Powering the nuclear energy industry with diverse talent - Virginia Matthews
  • Korea Herald - Restart of aging nuclear reactor sparks controversy - Park Han-na
  • Fierce Energy - Exelon accused of seeking nuclear bailout - Barbara Vergetis Lundin
  • Hindustan Times - Indian nuclear scientists being killed off: PIL
  • India Gazette - Belling the nuclear wildcat
  • OpEdNews - Planting False Evidence on Iran - Norman Solomon
  • Korea Herald - Life extension of Wolsong unit 1 reactor approved - Seo Jee-yeon
  • Japan Times - Artist delivers heartfelt tribute to 3/11 cleanup workers
  • The Hill blog - McCain vows 'one hell of a fight' on sequestration - Kristina Wong
  • New Kerala - US okay with n-deal understanding but firms will decide - Arun Kumar
  • DigitalJournal - OpEd: Gross incompetence at Fukushima – Is an apology enough? - Karen Graham
  • Albuquerque Journal - APD says it plans to keep using DOE training site - Ryan Boetel
  • NK News - UK sees evidence corroborating N.Korean forced labor reports - Hamish Macdonald
  • Press TV - Debate: Saudi-Israel alliance
  • Fairewinds Energy Education - Alone in the Zone - review by Caroline Phillips, Fairewinds Energy Education Administrator
  • Beyond Nuclear - NRC Commissioners to reveal votes on Nuke Waste Con Game Thursday, Feb. 25
  • Atomic Insights - Atomic Show #235 – Energy and Empire by George Gonzales - Rod Adams
  • Tampa Bay Times - Editorial: Public Service Commission ripe for reform
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Larry Kelly, DOE's Oak Ridge manager, dies
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - New electrical switchyard at Y-12
  • Tri-City Herald - No direct answers from energy secretary on Hanford cleanup along the Columbia - Annette Cary
  • NRC - NRC Has Increased Oversight of Palisades Nuclear Power Plant
  • NRC blog - NRC Science 101 – About Spent Nuclear Fuel Part II - Greg Casto, Branch Chief, Division of Reactor Safety Systems
  • IAEA - IAEA Completes Nuclear Security Review Mission in Japan
  • BBC News - Nuclear power: Energy for the future or relic of the past?By Richard Anderson
  • Trend News Agency - Third radiation drills kicked off in Iran 's Bushehr - Khalid Kazimov
  • Trend News Agency - Iran says talks with US energy minister 'fruitful'
  • Trend News Agency - Rouhani: US should correct its wrong steps in nuke talks - Umid Niayesh
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea has already taken steps toward fielding KN-08 ICBM: U.S. intelligence chief - jschang@yna.co.kr
  • Bellona - Has the Environment Committee's vote safeguarded ambitious ETS reform? - Bellona Europa
  • Press TV - Russia denies losing interest in Iran-P5+1 nuclear talks
  • Press TV - Iran, P5+1 will hold nuclear talks in Switzerland on March 5
  • Press TV - Technical talks must protect Iran's nuclear rights: Salehi
  • Press TV - US must rectify wrong approach on nuclear talks: Rouhani
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notices: Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc., Page 10683 [FR DOC #: 2015-04139]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Environmental Assessents; Availability, etc.: North Anna Power Station Independent Spent Fuel Storage Installation, Pages 10726 - 10727 [FR DOC #: 2015-04133]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Establishment of Atomic Safety and Licensing Board: Watts Bar Nuclear Plant, Unit 2, Page 10727 [FR DOC #: 2015-04130]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: License Amendment Applications: Westinghouse Electric Co., LLC, Pages 10727 - 10730 [FR DOC #: 2015-04136]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings; Sunshine Act, Pages 10730 - 10731 [FR DOC #: 2015-04199]
  • Tennessee Valley Authority - Notices: Establishment of Atomic Safety and Licensing Board: Watts Bar Nuclear Plant, Unit 2, Page 10727 [FR DOC #: 2015-04130]
  • House of Representatives - Rep. Newhouse Questions U.S. Energy Secretary Moniz on Hanford Cleanup Budget and Yucca Mountain - Rep. Dan Newhouse (R-WA4)
  • Earthweek - Surge in Radiation From Leaks at Fukushima Nuclear Plant
  • Japan Times - Young 3/11 survivors bound for U.N. disaster summit - May Masangkay
  • Aiken Standard - Wilson advocates for SRS funding in congressional testimony - Derrek Asberry
  • Fukushima Diary - 13,440,000 Bq of Cs-134/137 found leaking in Reactor 4 building / Tepco "This is not contaminated water" - Iori Mochizuki
  • NHK World - Kyoto, nuclear plant operator sign agreement
  • NHK World - Fukushima investigates radioactive water leakage
  • NHK World - Hospitals in evacuation zone to lay off workers
  • NHK World - Utility submits papers to restart nuclear plant
  • NHK World - Fishermen withhold decision on wastewater draining
  • NHK World - National fishermen's federation criticizes TEPCO
  • NHK World - NRA deciding on measures outside 30km radius
  • Kyodo News - Kyoto Pref., Kansai Electric sign nuclear safety accord
  • Kyodo News - SNAPSHOT: Decommissioning work continues at Fukushima nuclear plant
  • Mainichi Daily News - Going Nuclear: Nuclear technology a symbol of Iran's national pride (Pt. 28)
  • Jiji Press - Tainted Soil Transfer in Fukushima to Begin March 13
  • Bloomberg - Netanyahu Said Ready to Tell Congress What's in Iran Deal - Jonathan Ferziger
  • Bloomberg - Russian Opposition Gathers in Moscow to Honor Murdered Nemtsov - Olga Tanas and Jason Corcoran
  • Reuters - Kerry to defend Israel as Netanyahu readies critique of Iran talks - Arshad Mohammed
  • Hattiesburg American - Man who challenged power plant resists easy labels - Paul Hampton, Sun Herald
  • Yahoo! Maktoob News - French nuke plant shut down due to pipe defect
  • Australian Mining - Should Australia consider thorium nuclear power? - Nigel Marks
  • Press TV - Iran sanctions must be lifted all at once: Rouhani
  • Breitbart News - AIPAC: Experts Warn Iran Could Cause Middle East to Go Nuclear - Jordan Schachtel
  • Quad City Times - Vets groups plan session on toxic substances - Thomas Geyer
  • ENENews - TV: "Radioactive cover-up" at Fukushima – Experts believe "other sources of contamination" are flowing into ocean
  • Kyodo News - Abe views Fukushima site for radioactively contaminated waste

    Thursday, February 26, 2015

  • Tri-City Herald - Energy secretary: Some Hanford waste might go down deep boreholes - Annette Cary
  • CQ Roll Call - OpEd: From Health Care to Energy: Majority of Americans Pay More, Get Less Under Obama - Rep. John Shimkus (R-IL)
  • BBC - South Africa caught in US-Iran spy gamesMilton Nkosi - Milton Nkosi
  • CTV Calgary - Alberta soldier with Hodgkin's lymphoma files appeal - Michael Franklin
  • Albuquerque Journal - Ex-WIPP employees can get free checkups - Lauren Villagran
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - Medical Exams being offered to former WIPP employees - Sarah Matott
  • EIN Newsdesk - DOE Issues Request for Information for Los Alamos National Laboratory Legacy Completion Cleanup Project Post Fiscal Year 2016 Acquisition Planning
  • Bloomberg - The Humble Light Bulb Helps Japan Fill Energy Gap Left From Shutting Down Nuclear Reactors - Chisaki Watanabe
  • Bloomberg - Corker Wants Congress to Review Any Nuclear Deal with Iran - Kathleen Hunter
  • Bloomberg - Obama Sends Rice, Power to AIPAC Meeting Amid Netanyahu Flap - Angela Greiling Keane
  • AP - Boehner defends Netanyahu speech, rejects criticism
  • AP - Susan Rice, Samantha Power to address AIPAC meeting - Matthew Lee
  • Reuters - Boehner defends Netanyahu's upcoming speech to Congress - Patricia Zengerle
  • Reuters - White House sends Rice, Power to AIPAC amid U.S.-Israel row - Jeff Mason
  • Reuters - As address to U.S. Congress nears, Netanyahu treads a thinning line - Luke Baker
  • BBC - Netanyahu 'not correct' on Iran nuclear talks - Kerry - New York Times
  • New York Times - Deterring an Iranian Nuclear Breakout - Robert Einhorn
  • Deccan Chronicle - Major terror attack against India could trigger nuclear war: experts
  • Korea Herald - 'N.K.'s nuke miniaturization limited' - Shin Hyon-hee
  • Wall Street Journal - EU Foreign-Policy Chief Sees Progress on Iran Nuclear Talks - Laurence Norman
  • Press TV - MKO claims on underground nuclear site baseless: Iran UN mission
  • World Nuclear News - Paks joins EPRI's nuclear research program
  • World Nuclear News - Grid connection for South Korean reactor
  • World Nuclear News - Nuclear power is a 'national asset', says US think tank
  • World Nuclear News - Scientists witness greenhouse effect
  • Globe and Mail - Inside the race for Canada's nuclear waste: 11 towns vie to host deep burial site - Charles Wilkins
  • Kankakee Daily Journal - Mayors: Illinois nuclear plant closures would hurt cities
  • The Hindu - Strategic patience on nuclear liability - T. P. Sreenivasan
  • Economic Times - Damage claim for nuclear accident only under liability law, says Government
  • Japan Times - Belling the nuclear wildcat
  • Huffington Post - CIA Evidence from Whistleblower Trial Could Tilt Iran Nuclear Talks - Norman Solomon
  • News24 - SA spies suspect China behind nuke facility break-ins
  • Economic Times - Civil Liability for Nuclear Damage Act not diluted; Rs 1500 crore upfront compensation only
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-S.Korea's nuclear watchdog approves restart of second-oldest reactor - Meeyoung Cho
  • Japan Times - Tepco sorry for failing to disclose latest radioactive water leak
  • Asahi Shimbun - Fukushima fishermen blast TEPCO over failure to disclose radioactive water flow
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - NRA chief slams TEPCO for data reporting delay
  • GlobalPost - Roundup: TEPCO blasted for concealing latest radioactive leak for nearly a year
  • Sputnik News - Busted! Fukushima Operator Concealed Radioactive Leak for Nearly a Year
  • Newsweek - Fukushima Has Been Leaking Radioactive Water Since May, But Tepco Didn't Tell Anyone - Zoë Schlanger
  • New York Times - Japan: Leak Is Disclosed at Nuclear Plant - Martin Fackler
  • BelTA - Belarusian nuclear station launch timeline unchanged
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - What would happen if an 800-kiloton nuclear warhead detonated above midtown Manhattan? - Steven Starr, Lynn Eden, Theodore A. Postol
  • WSU News - Immobilizing nuclear waste the focus of WSU research - Will Ferguson, College of Arts & Sciences
  • Energy Collective - The Argument For Nuclear Energy In Australia - Barry Brook
  • New Matilda - Nuclear Industry On Trial? Scott Ludlam Hopes So - Scott Ludlam
  • London Times - Prince's Japan trip 'will ignore nuclear victims' - Richard Lloyd Parry
  • Daily Telegraph - Prince William in Japan: controversial visit to Fukushima during visit - Gordon Rayner
  • Malawi Nyasa Times - French nuclear physicist arrives in Malawi over Kayerekela uranium mine
  • BelTA - Investment in Belarusian nuclear station construction ahead of plans in 2014
  • Breaking Energy - Another US Nuclear Plant Shuts Down
  • Hindustan Times - Indian nuclear scientists being killed off: PIL - Reuters UK
  • Reuters - Netanyahu accuses West of forsaking non-nuclear Iran pledge
  • Financial Express Bangladesh - Rosatom unveils Bangla booklet on nuclear energy
  • Korea Herald - Five nations agree on ways to reopen N.K. nuke talks: source
  • Yonhap News - Nuclear watchdog decides to extend life span of 32-year-old nuclear reactor
  • BBC - Trident question comes to the surface
  • Mark Mardell - China behind nuclear burglary - cables - Hadlee Simons
  • New Indian Express - Nuke Power Output Doubled in Six Years
  • BelTA - Investment in Belarusian nuclear station construction ahead of plans in 2014
  • BelTA - Belarusian nuclear station launch timeline unchanged
  • Euro Weekly News - 30,000 sign petition to clean up 40-year-old nuclear leak
  • Columbia Missourian - GRAPHIC: Boone County agrees to nuclear reactor emergency plan - Jenn Cooper
  • KXLY Spokane - Coeur d'Alene - Remaining Hanford cleanup cost estimated at $110 billion
  • Midwest Energy News - Ohio regulators reject 'bailout' for utility's coal plants - Ken Paulman
  • BBC News - Alexander Litvinenko 'ignored warning', inquiry told
  • The Guardian - UK backs £315m renewable energy projects - Fiona Harvey, environment correspondent
  • BBC - Alexander Litvinenko: CCTV footage shows hotel meeting
  • Miami Herald - Letter: Florida power companies should embrace clean energy - George Cavros, Florida energy policy attorney, Southern Alliance for Clean Energy, Fort Lauderdale
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Another snowy day at ORNL
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - A better refrigerator
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Battelle 'intrigued' by NNSA possibilities
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - CNS exec: contractor has 'limited flexibility' in moving funds between Y-12 and Pantex
  • NAS - Project Update: Peer Review and Design Competition Related to Nuclear Weapons
  • BBC News - Ex-Japan PM's and anti-Wylfa campaigners at Anglesey visit
  • Trend News Agency - Significant progress was made in Iran-US N-talks - Umid Niayesh
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea yet to miniaturize nukes: Seoul - graceoh@yna.co.kr
  • Bellona - North Sea oil platform decommissioning offers new opportunities for CCS - Bellona Europa
  • Press TV - Considerable progress made in Geneva nuclear talks: Iran official
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Oak Ridge Reservation, Pages 10468 - 10469 [FR DOC #: 2015-04025]
  • Committee on Energy and Commerce - Letter to DOE Secretary Moniz Regarding Yucca Mountain
  • ZD Net - It's official: NSA spying is hurting the US tech economy - Zack Whittaker
  • Japan Times - Editorial: An agreeable energy mix
  • DOE:EM - DOE Issues Request for Information for Los Alamos National Laboratory Legacy Completion Cleanup Project Post Fiscal Year 2016 Acquisition Planning
  • DOE:EM - EM Update | Vol. 7, Issue 2 | February 2015
  • NHK World - NRA deciding on measures outside 30km radius
  • NHK World - Anti-nuke group ordered to pay for occupation
  • E&E Daily - YUCCA MOUNTAIN: DOE, Pentagon considering new uses for Nev. site -- lawmakers - Hannah Northey
  • Kyodo News - Antinuclear activists ordered to remove tents from ministry premises
  • Kyodo News - FOCUS: 4 years on, toxic water still posing headache at Fukushima plant
  • Asahi Shimbun - Trio of approvals in Fukushima seals deal for radioactive soil dump
  • Asahi Shimbun - Fukushima cleanup fails to convince as just 10 to 20% of evacuees seek return
  • Japan Times - Tepco sorry for failing to disclose latest radioactive water leak - Kazuaki Nagata
  • Mainichi Daily News - Yoroku: TEPCO must not fear telling the truth on Fukushima plant leaks
  • Mainichi Daily News - JA Soma employees awarded 27 million yen for income lost to nuclear disaster

    Wednesday, February 25, 2015

  • ABC - The quest for nuclear fusion - Antony Funnell
  • American Conservative - Netanyahu's Blind Spot--Full of hubris, Bibi fails to realize that Israel is not as popular as it once was. - Scott McConnell
  • AP - Kerry braces for Day 2 of quizzing on Capitol Hill - DEB RIECHMANN and MATTHEW LEE
  • AP - US institute: NKorea nuke arsenal set to multiply - Matthew Pennington
  • AP - Kerry defends Iran negotiations before Congress - DEB RIECHMANN and MATTHEW LEE
  • AP - Fake US aircraft carrier the target in latest Iranian drills - ALI AKBAR DAREINI and ADAM SCHRECK
  • AP - Obama aide calls Netanyahu visit 'destructive' to relations - Julie Pace
  • Arirang News - N. Korea's fourth nuclear test will be more powerful than its predecessors: reports Updated: 2015-02-25 20:05:59 KST - connie1223@arirang.co.kr
  • Arizona Daily Sun - Letter: Uranium mining no threat to watershed - Frank Bain, Flagstaff
  • Asahi Shimbun - Fukushima cleanup fails to convince as just 10 to 20% of evacuees seek return
  • Asahi Shimbun - POINT OF VIEW/ Muneo Kanno: Farmers, volunteers unite to bring Fukushima's fertile land back to life
  • AsiaOne - 4 years on, problems accumulate at TEPCO's Fukushima plant - Kunio Kohinata and Kazuki Fujisawa
  • Beaver County Times - Energy sector is nothing new for county - J.D. Prose
  • BelTA - Construction of first, second units of Belarusian nuclear station on schedule
  • Bharat Press - Iran opposition unveils `secret` Tehran nuclear site
  • Bloomberg - EU to Seek Safer Gas Supply, Cleaner Power in Energy Plan - hidden line after 'By'Ewa Krukowska
  • Bloomberg - North Korea May Get 100 Nuclear Bombs, Researcher Says - Sam Kim
  • Bloomberg - Radioactive Water at Fukushima Site Leaks Into Ocean, Tepco Says - hidden line after 'By'Masumi Suga
  • Bloomberg - Russia and Ukraine Face Off at Gulf Arms Show as War Severs Ties - Christopher Jasper and Deena Kamel
  • Boise State University Blue Review - Radioactive Idaho: Otter, legislation in the works to store toxic nuclear waste in the Gem State
  • Buffalo News - Radioactive waste detected on Marilla garbage truck - John J. Hopkins
  • Business Standard - Launch of unit 3 & 4 of Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project in 2015-16
  • Chard & Ilminster News - REVEALED: Plans to dump nuclear waste from three UK plants at Hinkley Point
  • Chosun Ilbo - Korea Wins Minor Nuclear Concession from U.S.
  • Columbia Basin Herald - Hanford history subject of museum lecture - Cheryl Schweizer
  • Deutsche Welle - Former Japanese PM Naoto Kan: 'Fukushima radically changed my perspective'
  • Economic Times - Capacity utilisation of India's nuclear reactors rises to 83%
  • Economic Times - Pakistan 4th nuclear reactor has just become operational: Government
  • Eyewitness News Johannesburg - Govt: Nuclear tenders will be open and competitive - Gaye Davis
  • GlobalPost - Roundup: TEPCO blasted for concealing latest radioactive leak for nearly a year
  • Globe and Mail - Leaked cables show spies spend more time tracking non-terrorists - Geoffrey York
  • Huffington Post - Broadening the Spectrum for Engaging North Korea: Introduction - Seok-Hyun Hong
  • Idaho Business Review - INL looking for clean energy entrepreneurs and experts - Brad Iverson-Long
  • ITV News - Ex-prime minister of Japan to campaign against Wylfa nuclear plant
  • Japan Times - Fukushima governor OKs contaminated soil transfer to provisional dump
  • Japan Times - Fisheries 'shocked' at silence over water leak at wrecked Fukushima No. 1 plant
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - CNS exec: contractor has 'limited flexibility' in moving funds between Y-12 and Pantex - Frank Munger
  • KUER Salt Lake City - Radiation Agency Merger Bill Worries Docs, Dentists - Judy Fahys
  • Lehigh Valley Express-Times - Pennsylvania nuclear power plant in 'Hot Shutdown' over valve closure - Kurt Bresswein
  • Los Angeles Times - State controller wants details about Edison pay after San Onofre deal - Marc Lifsher
  • Mainichi Daily News - Fukushima OKs delivery of radioactive soil to interim storage
  • McGill International Review - Deal or No Nuclear Deal: How the Crisis with Iran began and Why the End is Now in Sight - Max Blaisdell
  • Middle East Monitor - Saudi ready to cooperate with Israel over Iran .
  • NBC News - Mysterious East Coast Flooding Linked to Weird Wind Patterns - Becky Oskin
  • New York Times - Editorial: An Emerging Nuclear Deal With Iran
  • New York Times - Japan: Leak Is Disclosed at Nuclear Plant - Martin Fackler
  • New York Times - Kerry Cautions Critics of Nuclear Talks With Iran - Michael R. Gordon
  • Penn Energy - Palo Verde nuclear power plant is US' largest producer for 23rd time
  • Politico - Let's Make the Deal with Iran - William J. Perry, Sean O'keefe, Adm. James Stavridis and Joe R. Reeder
  • Press TV - Debate: Can Bibi mislead world on Iran?
  • Press TV - Good progress was made in Geneva talks: Zarif
  • Press TV - Iran nuclear deal to benefit all sides: EU official
  • Press TV - Israel seeking to deceive world on Iran's N. program: Analyst
  • Press TV - Iran brooks no sanctions in nuclear talks: Rouhani
  • PS News Canberra - Stage set for nuclear inquiry
  • Reuters - Kerry appears to take swipe at Netanyahu over Iran nuclear talks - Arshad Mohammed
  • Reuters - White House: U.S. not negotiating 10-year nuclear deal with Iran - Jeff Mason
  • Reuters - UPDATE 2-Puerto Rico residents sue power authority, allege fraud - Edward Krudy
  • Reuters - Germany delays decision on power lines until summer - Andreas Rinke and Caroline Copley
  • Reuters - In holy city, Iran's Rouhani seeks clergy's backing for nuclear talks - Babak Dehghanpisheh
  • Reuters - Netanyahu speech 'destructive' to U.S.-Israeli ties: Susan Rice - Jeff Mason
  • Reuters - Get over it: There's no better deal coming on Iran's nuclear program - Paul R. Pillar
  • Ring of Fire - Netanyahu again caught in hyped lie about Iran's nuke progress; Still to give US speech
  • SA Business Day - Atomic power is least sensible option - Keith Gottschalk
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - State wants decades of records on LANL's handling of nuke waste - Patrick Malone
  • Syracuse Post Standard - Nine Mile Point 2 nuclear plant returns to service after Feb. 18 shutdown - Tim Knauss
  • The Ecologist - Forget nuclear - Saharan sunshine for UK baseload power! - Chris Goodall
  • The Guardian - Binyamin Netanyahu and the speech that bombed - Tim Dowling
  • The Guardian - Litvinenko inquiry hears alleged killer may have been coached by FSB - Esther Addley
  • The Hindu - Russia to train Indian scientists - C. Jaisankar
  • The Hindu - "India's N-policy dictated by reactor lobby from US" - Santosh Patnaik
  • The Hindu - 'NPCIL misleading people on N-plant'
  • The Independent - A bombshell for Bibi - if Israel's Prime Minister could feel any shame - Matthew Norman
  • The Olympian - Proposals push nuclear energy in Washington state - Phuong Le
  • Tri-City Herald - Memorial calling for U.S. nuclear repository adopted in WA Senate
  • Tri-City Herald - New Hanford pricetag: $110.2 billion through 2090 - Annette Cary
  • WAAY-TV Huntsville - Nuclear plant better prepares in case of emergency - Christine Flores
  • Washington Post - A compelling argument on Iran - David Ignatius
  • Western Mail - Japan's former Prime Minister will warn Wales to learn from Fukushima disaster and stay nuclear-free - Darren Devine
  • Wicked Local plymouth - Three views of dry cask storage at Pilgrim Station - Frank Mand
  • World Nuclear News - AEM-Technologies meets milestone for Rostov 4
  • World Nuclear News - Funding for waste-handling robotics development
  • World Nuclear News - Europe launches its Energy Union
  • Xinhua News - China calls for confidence over Iran nuclear issue
  • Ynetnews - Leaked 'spy cables' show Mossad tactics
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Twins overjoyed to study near home in Fukushima
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Big 3 gas turbine makers eye thermal plant orders - Hajime Yamagishi
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - 70 years after WWII / Disasters top events that remain fresh in the mind
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea's nuclear stockpile could expand to 100 weapons: U.S. expert - Chang Jae-soon
  • Yonhap News - Chinese fishing boats in waters near N. Korea to have 'black box': report
  • Yonhap News - FBI learned N. Korea's culpability in Sony hack within month: official
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea's possible nuke test forecast to be more powerful: Seoul - Oh Seok-min
  • ITN News - Local authorities argue against storage of dismantled nuclear submarines
  • Irish Times - Ireland's Energy: We need to debate the nuclear option honestly - David Robert Grimes
  • Whitehaven News - SELLAFIELD NOT THE PLACE TO STORE WASTE FROM SUBMARINES - Andrew Clarke
  • Japan Times - Fisheries 'shocked' at silence over water leak at wrecked Fukushima No. 1 plant
  • Bloomberg - S. Africa Readies Eskom Bailout, Lifts Tax to Stem Blackouts - Mike Cohen and Rene Vollgraaff
  • AP - US-Israel quarrel intensifies over Netanyahu speech - JULIE PACE and LAURIE KELLMAN
  • DOE - Energy Department to Help Tribes Advance Clean Energy Projects and Increase Resiliency
  • ENENews - 'Absolute Shock': Nuclear waste on roof of Fukushima reactor flowing directly into Pacific – Kept secret for past year and did nothing to stop it
  • Fukushima Diary - 44,000 Bq/kg of Cs-134/137 detected from fish inner Fukushima port - Iori Mochizuki
  • Japan Times - Fisheries 'shocked' at silence over water leak at wrecked Fukushima No. 1 plant
  • Jiji Press - TEPCO Fails to Disclose Cesium-Tainted Water Leaks since April
  • Jiji Press - Fukushima Fishermen Voice Anger over TEPCO Water Leaks
  • Kyodo News - Fukushima OKs delivery of radioactive soil to interim storage
  • Kyodo News - Ex-Japan PM Kan calls for abolishing nuclear power
  • Mainichi Daily News - Going Nuclear: Veiled adoration of the U.S. (Pt. 26)
  • Mainichi Daily News - Highly toxic water leaks into ocean from Fukushima plant
  • NHK World - No measures taken for radioactive water leak
  • NHK World - Fishermen accuse TEPCO of betrayal
  • NHK World - NRA demands TEPCO probe radioactive water leak
  • NHK World - TEPCO may reroute wastewater drainage channel
  • NHK World - Governor, mayors approve nuclear waste shipments

    Tuesday, February 24, 2015

  • The Guardian - South Africa monitored Iranian agents under US pressure, spy cables show - Seumas Milne and Ewen MacAskill
  • AP - Report: Mossad was less alarmed than Israel premier on Iran - Ian Deitch
  • AP - EU opens in-depth probe of GE takeover of Alstom power unit - Raf Casert
  • Reuters - Iran says to speed up work with IAEA as deadline looms - Shadia Nasralla
  • Reuters - Exclusive: Iran smuggles in $1 billion of bank notes to skirt sanctions - sources - Jonathan Saul, Parisa Hafezi and Louis Charbonneau
  • Reuters - Iran to spend up to $4.8 bln from sovereign fund on oil development - Sam Wilkin and Mehrdad Balali
  • Reuters - U.S. court to hear case on Calif. nuclear plant quake risks - Ayesha Rascoe
  • Reuters - German exports to Iran soar after sanctions eased - Rene Wagner
  • New York Times - Negotiators Weigh Plan to Phase Out Nuclear Limits on Iran - Michael R. Gordon and David E. Sanger
  • Wall Street Journal - U.S., Iran Explore Option of 10-Year Nuclear Freeze - Laurence Norman
  • New York Times - France Warns of Nuclear Industry Shake-Up After Areva Loss - DAVID JOLLY and STANLEY REED
  • Newsweek - Most French Nuclear Plants 'Should Be Shut Down' Over Drone Threat - Catherine Phillips and Conor Gaffey
  • The Independent - Netanyahu's claims Iran was building nuclear bomb contradicted by leaked Mossad document - Lamiat Sabin
  • Press TV - Israel knows Iran N-program is peaceful, leaked Mossad report shows
  • Ha'aretz Daily - On the road to a nuclear Iran, Israel and Saudi Arabia are on diverging paths - Oded Eran and Yoel Guzansky
  • Bloomberg View - White House Lowers Bar for Iran Nuke Deal - Eli Lake & Josh Rogin
  • West Chester Daily Local News - Valve leak shuts down Limerick nuke plant - Evan Brandt
  • Xinhua News - Iran, IAEA seek to resolve outstanding issues: senior nuclear negotiator
  • GlobalPost - Roundup: Iran to "expedite" cooperation with UN nuclear watch dog
  • Taipei Times - Activists petition against nuclear-waste reprocessing - Tang Chia-ling
  • Daily Mail - Having a blast! Abandoned nuclear plant transformed into theme park... complete with a swing ride inside an old cooling tower - Chris Kitching for MailOnline
  • The Daily of the University of Washington - Guest editorial: Nuclear risk in Seattle's backyard - Martha Dickinson
  • DefenseNews - Commentary: Nuclear Dangers: Myth, Reality, Responses - Daryl Kimball and Matthew McKinzie
  • Holbrook Sun - Pilgrim Nuclear Plant shutdowns leave questions unanswered for Outer Cape
  • Hurriyet Daily News - OpEd: It is not true that nuclear is cheaper - Gila Benmayor
  • Fiscal Times - Putin Throws Wrench in Iran Nuke Talks - Rob Garver,
  • Energy Collective - How Can Nuclear Energy Build Trust in a Time When Denying Science is Rampant? - Milton Caplan
  • ABC - Nuclear waste dump needed, SA could fill gap
  • KPBS - San Onofre Operator Asks To Expand Used Nuclear Fuel Storage Facility
  • Press TV - Russia positive on Iran nuclear deal conclusion
  • Ha'aretz Daily - It's not centrifuges delaying Iran nuclear deal, but questions of profit and loss - Zvi Bar'el
  • Press TV - Israel knows Iran N-program is peaceful, leaked Mossad report shows
  • The Guardian - Leaked cables show Netanyahu's Iran bomb claim contradicted by Mossad - Seumas Milne, Ewen MacAskill and Clayton Swisher
  • Courthouse News Service - CIA Documents Sought on 1960's Transfer of Enriched Uranium From U.S. to Israel - Janet Mcmahon
  • Sputnik News - Russia Interested in Nuclear Problem Solution, Closer Ties With Iran
  • Canadian Underwriter - Bill raising nuclear, offshore liability limits to $1 billion reaches third reading in Senate
  • Wicked Local Marshfield - Pilgrim Nuclear Plant shutdowns leave questions unanswered for Outer Cape
  • The State - After damage, feds inspect construction at SC nuke plant - Meg Kinnard
  • Sputnik News - US Nuclear Commission Launch Investigation of Damaged Containment Vessel
  • The Hindu - Stress on safety in nuclear power generation
  • Reuters - U.S. court to hear case on Calif. nuclear plant quake risks - Ayesha Rascoe
  • Pottstown Mercury - Valve leak shuts down Limerick nuke plant - Evan Brandt
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - 4 yrs on, problems accumulate at TEPCO's Fukushima plant - Kunio Kohinata and Kazuki Fujisawa
  • Yuma Sun - Safety an issue with nuclear stockpile
  • Yonhap News - Opposition leader calls for shutdown of aged nuclear reactor
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea's nuclear stockpile could expand to 100 weapons: U.S. expert - Chang Jae-soon
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea, Russia hold talks on N. Korea's nuke issue - sooyeon@yna.co.kr
  • New Indian Express - CPM Threatens Stir against Nuke Project
  • Yonhap News - Seoul vows efforts for headway in N.K. nuke talks
  • Hilton Head Island Packet - Damage to under-construction containment vessel probed at V.C Summer nuclear plant - Roddie Burris
  • Chico Enterprise-Record - Ralph Nobles dies; Manhattan Project physicist saved San Francisco Bay wetlands - Paul Rogers
  • BBC - US-South Korea joint military drills announced
  • Reuters - Fukushima operator finds new source of radiation leak into sea - Kiyoshi Takenaka
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - More bucks for the bang - Robert Alvarez
  • Los Tiempos - Energía nuclear en Bolivia - Por HUGO DEL GRANADO COSIO
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - As Nevada braces, Sandoval urges GOP to pass homeland security bill - Steve Tetreault
  • KULR8 Billings, Montana - Developments at the Wyoming Legislature
  • WWLP Springfield - Franklin County sees a new sight: CT River frozen over - David McKay
  • Reuters - Japanese media self-censorship grows in PM Abe's reign - Linda Sieg
  • Napa Valley Register - Time to examine conspiracy in utility commission scandal - Thomas D. Elias
  • Irish Times - Where will Ireland get its energy in 35 years' time? - Dick Ahlstrom
  • The Guardian Nigeria - Atomic power project on course, says Jonathan - Sulaimon Salau
  • eNews Park Forest - Appeals Court Will Hear Case on Cover-up of Diablo Canyon Quake Risks
  • BBC - Alexander Litvinenko called suspect 'a good friend', inquiry told
  • Platts - Independent power producers say NYISO tariff would add consistency, transparency - Mary Powers
  • Asahi Shimbun - Abe to accompany Prince William on tour of disaster-affected Fukushima - Shinichi Fujiwara
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea, U.S. to stage annual joint military drills next month
  • Oh Seok-min - Hundreds of Documents Leaked from Leading Spy Agencies
  • The Guardian - NSA director defends plan to maintain 'backdoors' into technology companies - Tom McCarthy in New York
  • NBC Bay Area - OSHA Whistleblower Investigator Blows Whistle on Own Agency - Vicky Nguyen, Liz Wagner and Felipe Escamilla
  • Atomic Insights - Atomic Show #233 – Innovators discuss advanced reactor development in US - Rod Adams
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - NNSA chief to visit Y-12 March 13
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - 'Curfew' at Y-12 limits movement; ORNL advises workers to delay arrival; UCOR on delayed schedule
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - ORNL, NSA and the Fourth Amendment Protection Act
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Y-12 completes risk-reduction project ahead of schedule, under budget
  • All Things Nuclear - Supporting the Nuclear Front Line - Dave Lochbaum
  • NRC blog - Science 101 – What is Nuclear Fuel? - Kevin Heller, Reactor Systems Engineer, Division of Safety Systems
  • Trend News Agency - Iranian diplomat, IAEA's Amano hold 2-hour talks in Vienna - Khalid Kazimov
  • Trend News Agency - Iran does not intend to leave nuclear talks - Khaid Kazimov
  • Trend News Agency - Iranians feel trust is being built in 5+1 talks - Khalid Kazimov
  • Trend News Agency - Araqchi to head to Vienna for talks with Amano
  • Trend News Agency - Iranian FM to visit Iraq
  • Trend News Agency - Iran-IAEA agree to speed up cooperation - Khalid Kazimov
  • Press TV - Iran, IAEA to expedite cooperation: Iranian official
  • Press TV - Russia positive on Iran nuclear deal conclusion
  • Press TV - Iran, UN nuclear agency to settle outstanding issues: Araqchi
  • Press TV - Zarif: New round of nuclear talks will be held next week
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Guidance: Natural Phenomena Hazards in Fuel Cycle Facilities, Pages 9755 - 9756 [FR DOC #: 2015-03764]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: License Amendments: FirstEnergy Nuclear Operating Co., Beaver Valley Power Station, Unit 1; Withdrawals, Pages 9756 - 9757 [FR DOC #: 2015-03758]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: PPL Susquehanna, LLC, Susquehanna Steam Electric Station, Units 1 and 2; Withdrawals, Page 9756 [FR DOC #: 2015-03773]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: PPL Susquehanna, LLC, Susquehanna Steam Electric Station, Units 1 and 2; Withdrawals, Pages 9757 - 9758 [FR DOC #: 2015-03766]
  • in-cumbria - SELLAFIELD ON SHORTLIST TO STORE SUBS' WASTE - Andrew Clarke
  • World Nuclear News - Alliance turns down Four Mile offer
  • World Nuclear News - Damage to Summer 2 containment vessel
  • World Nuclear News - Russia makes progress with radwaste data management
  • Ecowatch - Landmark Federal Court Decision: Will It Speed Diablo Nuke's Demise? - Harvey Wasserman
  • New York Times - Israeli Views on Iran Diverged, Reports Say - Jodi Rudoren
  • Yahoo! News - What an Iran nuclear deal could look like - Jo Biddle
  • Justia Verdict - Just Another Week in the War on Terror - Joseph Margulies
  • Fukushima Diary - 29,400,000 Bq/m3 of Cs-134/137 from water on the roof of Reactor 2 / kept flowing to the Pacific for 4 years - Iori Mochizuki
  • NHK World - Radioactive water may have leaked into Pacific
  • NHK World - Fukushima governor okays nuclear waste transport
  • Kyodo News - Fukushima OKs delivery of radioactive soil to interim storage
  • TEPCO - Situation of storing and treatment of accumulated water including highly concentrated radioactive materials at Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station
  • Japan Times - Fukushima governor agrees on contaminated soil transfer
  • Mainichi Daily News - Going Nuclear: Offense and defense using Zero fighter technology (Pt. 25)
  • Jiji Press - TEPCO Fails to Disclose Cesium-Tainted Water Leaks since April
  • Jiji Press - Fukushima Agrees on Contaminated Soil Transfer
  • DOE Hanford - 2015 Hanford Lifecycle Scope, Schedule and Cost Report (Lifecycle Report)
  • South West Business - Fukushima to Hinckley: Conference will seek to dismantling the nuclear argument for a sustainable energy future
  • Japan Times - Fukushima governor agrees on contaminated soil transfer
  • Huffington Post - Japanese Photographers React To The Tragic Aftermath Of Japan's 'Triple Disaster' - Priscilla Frank
  • University of Birmingham - New cutting-edge robotic techniques in development to assist nuclear waste clean-up - Dr Rustam Stolkin

    Monday, February 23, 2015

  • KSNV Las Vegas - Longtime Nevada journalist Ed Vogel dies
  • Energy Department - Rules: Assistance to Foreign Atomic Energy Activities, Pages 9359 - 9380 [FR DOC #: 2015-03479]
  • National Nuclear Security Administration - Notices: Defense Programs Advisory Committee; Renewals, Page 9453 [FR DOC #: 2015-03591]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Exemptions: Entergy Nuclear Operations, Inc.; Vermont Yankee Nuclear Power Station, Pages 9483 - 9485 [FR DOC #: 2015-03624]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: License Amendment Applications: Nebraska Public Power District; Cooper Nuclear Station, Withdrawal, Page 9486 [FR DOC #: 2015-03623]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings; Sunshine Act, Page 9486 [FR DOC #: 2015-03734]
  • Bloomberg - Areva May Get Cash, Tie-Ups With EDF Amid $5.6 Billion Loss - hidden line after 'By'Andrew Marc Noel and Tara Patel
  • AP - Phased US-Iran nuclear deal taking shape - BRADLEY KLAPPER and GEORGE JAHN
  • Reuters - U.S. and Iran positive after nuclear talks, but say much left to do - Lesley Wroughton
  • Reuters - UPDATE 3-Areva warns of 4.9 billion euro loss ahead of new strategy plan - Geert De Clercq
  • Reuters - Kerry and Iran's Zarif meet for two hours in nuclear talks - Lesley Wroughton
  • The Hindu - 'Nuclear waste is a misnomer in KKNPP' - S. Annamalai
  • Japan Today - New radioactive water leak detected at Fukushima plant
  • BBC - Store could hold radioactive waste at Dounreay for 100 years
  • ABC - Nuclear waste dump needed, SA could fill gap
  • Nuclear Engineering - Sellafield swarf waste milestone
  • Nuclear Engineering - NRC envisions staff cuts by 2020
  • Irish Times - Ireland's Energy: We need to debate the nuclear option honestly - David Robert Grimes
  • Earth Times - Japan's Struggle after Fukushima - JW Dowey
  • New York Times - Talks End With Proposal to Limit Iran's Nuclear Production for at Least 10 Years - Michael R. Gordon
  • Wall Street Journal - Iran Nuclear Talks Make Progress, Says U.S. Official - Laurence Norman
  • New York Times - France Warns of Nuclear Industry Shake-Up After Areva Loss - DAVID JOLLY and STANLEY REED
  • RT - '16 nuclear reactors vulnerable to terrorist drone attacks' – UK govt adviser
  • ABC - Nuclear royal commission draft terms of reference announced by SA Premier Jay Weatherill
  • Press TV - Iran, US end 2nd round of nuclear talks in Geneva
  • World Nuclear News - US-Canadian partnership for isotopes
  • World Nuclear News - Anfield sets out US asset details
  • World Nuclear News - Russia makes progress with radwaste data management
  • World Nuclear News - Uranerz expands Wyoming uranium project
  • World Nuclear News - RPV installation work starts at Novovoronezh 7
  • EuroNews - EU examines Hungary's nuclear deal with Russia
  • National Law Review - Department of Energy (DOE) Revises Regulations on Nuclear Technology Exports
  • Deutsche Welle - Cracks appear in the nuclear industry
  • WLTX19 Columbia - Feds Inspecting Construction at SC Nuke Plant
  • Al-Arabiya - Nuclear negotiators tread carefully as deadline looms - Camelia Entekhabi-Fard
  • Global Research - Fukushima: New Leak of Highly Radioactive Material Detected – "Strontium-90 Levels Spike Alarmingly"
  • LiveMint - Irda gives nod for Rs1,500-crore nuclear liability pool
  • Crosscut Seattle - At UW, computer science & nuclear history spar - Knute Berger
  • BBC - Iran nuclear talks: Some progress made, says Zarif
  • Irish Times - Ireland's Energy: Should we build a small nuclear reactor at Moneypoint? - Tim O'Brien
  • Portfolio.hu - Is Hungary's nuclear plant expansion deal with Russia really under threat? - EC comments
  • World Nuclear News - Russia makes progress with radwaste data management
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Adequate use of N-plants realistic for nation's energy mix in future
  • Wicked Local Kingston - Three views of dry cask storage at Pilgrim Station - Frank Mand
  • Herald Scotland - Letters: Scots law on Trident must be reviewed - Brian Quail, Dr Judith McDonald
  • The Guardian - Litvinenko report on Putin ally was motive enough for murder, inquiry told - Luke Harding
  • Yonhap News - S. Korean envoy heads to Russia for talks on N.K. nukes - graceoh@yna.co.kr
  • Xinhua News - S. Korea to strongly tackle DPRK's provocations during joint drills with U.S.
  • Korea Herald - [Herald Interview] 'Russia-N. Korea cooperation will clear way for Eurasia Initiative'
  • E&E Daily - EPA: Oversight panel gives platform to agency's economic and legal critics - Jean Chemnick and Annie Snider
  • Korea Herald - N.K. continues saber-rattling over holiday - Song Sang-ho
  • Mainichi Daily News - Toxic water at Fukushima plant leaked into nearby bay
  • Mainichi Daily News - University students translate testimony by A-bomb survivor into English
  • France TV Languedoc-Roussillon - Narbonne : l'usine Comurhex présente-t-elle un danger pour la santé des riverains ?
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Panorama view (1947)
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - B&W challenging incumbent for KC contract
  • DOE - Statement by DOE Spokesperson on Secretary Moniz's Travel to Geneva
  • GAO - Whistleblower Protection: Additional Actions Needed to Improve DOJ's Handling of FBI Retaliation Complaints GAO-15-112
  • NRC - NRC Begins Special Inspection at Summer Nuclear Plant Unit 2 Construction Site
  • NRC blog - OIG Audits NRC's Scientific Research Program - Stephen Dingbaum, Assistant Inspector General for Audits
  • New York Times - Talks End With Proposal to Limit Iran's Nuclear Production for at Least 10 Years - Michael R. Gordon
  • Washington Post - Phased US-Iran nuclear deal taking shape - Associated Press
  • Trend News Agency - Next round of talks due in Geneva on March 2
  • Trend News Agency - Trust being built in Iran-5+1 talks – former Iranian UN official
  • Trend News Agency - New round of Iran-P5+1 talks would be held next week - Umid Niayesh
  • Trend News Agency - Australia to play key role as Iran broker with Julie Bishop to visit Tehran
  • Trend News Agency - Iran-US start fresh round of N-talks in Geneva - Umid Niayesh
  • Trend News Agency - Iran to continue nuclear talks only if other side shows respect - Fatih Karimov
  • Trend News Agency - No one can claim Iran's nuclear program non-peaceful – Rouhani - Khalid Kazimov
  • Trend News Agency - Deputies foreign ministers of Iran, G5+1 end talks in Geneva
  • Yonhap News - S. Korean envoy heads to Russia for talks on N.K. nukes - graceoh@yna.co.kr
  • Xinhua News - 2nd LD Writethru: Fresh round of Iran nuke talks to be held next week in Geneva: Report
  • Xinhua News - Iran nuclear talks intensive, pragmatic: Chinese official
  • Press TV - Zarif: New round of nuclear talks will be held next week
  • Press TV - Rouhani reaffirms peaceful nature of Iran's nuclear program
  • Press TV - Iran, US start third round of nuclear talks in Geneva
  • Press TV - Iran, US end 2nd round of nuclear talks in Geneva
  • Press TV - Iran's nuclear activities transparent: Rouhani
  • Press TV - Iran, US kick off 2nd round of nuclear talks in Geneva
  • Press TV - Iran to quit talks if others impose will: Araqchi
  • Wall Street Journal - Areva Warns of $5.6 Billion Loss--Estimated loss bigger than current market capitalization - Inti Landauro
  • Fukushima Diary - All Nippon Airways Co., Ltd. to make passengers support Fukushima by eating - Iori Mochizuki
  • ENENews - Nuclear Engineer: New video appears to show molten corium that melted out of Fukushima reactor – "Some of it is still oozing"
  • NHK World - TEPCO trying to identify cause of high radiation
  • Asahi Shimbun - Hot on the trail of radioactivity, despite dwindling public interest in the issue - Yukari Takahashi
  • Japan Times - Aging Hiroshima A-bomb survivors' group to disband
  • Mainichi Daily News - Toxic water at Fukushima plant leaked into nearby bay
  • Mainichi Daily News - University students translate testimony by A-bomb survivor into English
  • Mainichi Daily News - Going Nuclear: Iran's chemical weapons program sealed off (Pt. 24)
  • Jiji Press - Fukushima to OK Radioactive Soil Transfer
  • Dayton Business Journal - Update: Beavercreek firm's fix for nuclear waste problem a success - Joe Cogliano
  • World News All Around - Nuclear waste: Hendricks wants to distribute nuclear waste across Germany

    February 22, 2015

  • Albuquerque Journal - Editorial: Balking at fines won't help DOE reach a nuke solution - Albuquerque Journal Editorial Board
  • OpEdNews - Chomsky: Leaders Ignore Einstein-Russell Warning - Sherwood Ross
  • AP - Iran responds to US warnings it might quit nuclear talks
  • AP - Israeli premier says coming month 'critical' regarding Iran
  • AP - Unwelcome mat: White House tries to counter Netanyahu visit - MATTHEW LEE and JULIE PACE
  • Reuters - Kerry and Iran's Zarif to try to narrow gaps in nuclear talks - Lesley Wroughton
  • Reuters - U.S., allies discuss new sanctions, Obama weighs next steps on Ukraine: Kerry - Lesley Wroughton
  • Reuters - Modi bets on GM crops for India's second green revolution - Krishna N. Das and Mayank Bhardwaj
  • Reuters - Iran sends high-level negotiators to Geneva nuclear talks - Mehrdad Balali
  • Reuters - Kerry warns on viability of Palestinian Authority if Israel blocks funds - Lesley Wroughton
  • RT - Fresh leak at Fukushima nuclear plant sees 70-fold radiation spike
  • Detroit Free Press - Cheap natural gas might doom new Fermi nuke plant - JC Reindl
  • Japan Times - Editorial: Nuclear waste disposal problem
  • Japan Times - MOX imports have cost at least ¥99.4 billion, much higher than uranium fuel
  • Tri-City Herald - High-hazard radioactive liquid waste systems near Richland mostly gone - Annette Cary
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - Watts Bar unit shuts down - Dave Flessner
  • WRCB-TV - Watt Bar Nuclear plant shutdown over condenser issue - WRCB
  • New Baltimore Voice - Opposition to Lake Huron nuclear waste dump continues to grow - Jim Bloch
  • Sri Lanka Sunday Times - Editorial: Are we going nuclear?
  • Prague Post - CEZ dismisses Austrian doubts about nuke plant
  • Deccan Chronicle - GK Vasan plumps for nuke energy
  • Asian Age - Pakistan set to sign civilian nuclear deal with Sri Lanka - Shafqat Ali
  • Wicked Local North of Boston - Letter: Mother Nature says close Seabrook nuke - Joanna Hammond, Amesbury; co-founder, No More Fukushimas
  • Bellona - Further funding of Andreyeva Bay clean-up could prove vexing
  • Fiji Times - Joy for war veteran exposed to nuke test - Tevita Vuibau
  • FijiVillage - Another veteran of Operation Grapple compensated by govt - Swastika Singh
  • Westmorland Gazette - Radiation risk in Cumbria reduced as two million litres of nuclear waste pumped out
  • Wicked Local kingston - NRC says Pilgrim shutdown was prudent, precautionary plan - Frank Mand
  • IOL - Alternatives to drive SA's energy mix for optimum development
  • Miami News Record - On alternative energy ... - Patrick Richardson
  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - More sand goes into shale wells, and more comes out - Anya Litvak / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
  • Asahi Shimbun - Teacher's 50-year hobby key to studying nature in pre-disaster Fukushima - Yu Kotsubo
  • Japan Times - Strontium-90 levels spike alarmingly at Fukushima No. 1 plant
  • Herald Scotland - How UK's top Trident officials met three days before indyref
  • Fort Worth Star-Telegram - Hurst veteran a 'very fortunate survivor' of close calls in B-36s - Bill Hanna
  • Korea Herald - [Herald Interview] 'Russia-N. Korea cooperation will clear way for Eurasia Initiative'
  • The Ecologist - Renewables to transform India's energy landscape in seven years - Areeba Hamid
  • Knoxville Daily Sun - TVA names Jeffery Phillips as Engineer of the Year
  • Washington Post - Iran responds to US warnings it might quit nuclear talks - Associated Press
  • Washington Post - Hungary taking aim at NGOs and, critics say, democracy - Anthony Faiola
  • Washington Post - US warns it is ready to walk away from Iran nuclear talks - Associated Press
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea's FM to attend U.N. session amid controversy over U.N. report - entropy@yna.co.kr
  • Press TV - Either full deal or no deal: Iran
  • Press TV - Iran, US officials end technical nuclear talks
  • Press TV - Iran, US pursuing nuclear talks closely, intensively: Araqchi
  • Press TV - Iran atomic energy head to join Geneva nuclear talks
  • Xinhua News - Iran not to seal "vague, imperfect" deals: FM
  • Law360 - Fukushima Operator Says Sailors' $1B Suit Belongs In Japan - Juan Carlos Rodriguez
  • HNN Huntingtonnews - What's More Dangerous than Fukushima, an Opinion - Kevin Kamps of Beyond Nuclear discusses.
  • Japan Times - Japan's adherence to nuclear power critical at home and overseas: MIT luminary - Kazuaki Nagata
  • Japan Times - Britain's Prince William to visit disaster-hit Tohoku this week
  • Asahi Shimbun - Prince William to tour disaster-stricken areas in Japan, then go on to China - Shiho Watanabe
  • Johannesburg City Press - Joemat-Pettersson appoints task teams
  • Albuquerque Journal - DOE: Cleanup fund will pay WIPP fines - Mark Oswald
  • Westmorland Gazette - Radiation risk in Cumbria reduced as two million litres of nuclear waste pumped out
  • Ahram Online - Egypt will respect international non-proliferation nuclear agreements: Sisi - Ahram Online
  • Arizona Daily Star - Company plans to resume work at Arizona uranium mine - Felicia Fonseca
  • Arizona Daily Sun - Company plans to resume work at uranium mine near Tusayan - Felicia Fonseca
  • Bloomberg - Kerry Joins Iran Nuclear Talks and Critics Speak Up
  • Chosun Ilbo - Views Mixed on Broadening U.S. Sanctions Against N.Korea
  • ENENews - Multiple Alarms Set Off at Fukushima Plant: New leak of highly radioactive material detected
  • Fukushima Diary - 7,230,000 Bq/m3 of all ß nuclide leaked from drain to the sea / "Contamination level suddenly jumped up" - Iori Mochizuki
  • Japan Times - Strontium-90 levels spike alarmingly at Fukushima No. 1 plant
  • Jiji Press - (Update) Radioactivity Alarm Rings at TEPCO Fukushima Plant
  • NHK World - Fukushima radioactive contamination sets off alarm
  • Press TV - AIPAC wants to 'accelerate breaking Iran nuclear talks': Analyst
  • Press TV - Iran downplays US threat to quit nuclear talks
  • Press TV - Zarif, Salehi to meet with Kerry, Moniz in Geneva
  • Press TV - Zarif, Kerry, Salehi, Moniz end nuclear talks in Geneva
  • Press TV - Obama 'under pressure' to reach nuclear agreement with Iran: Analyst
  • Sputnik News - Bilateral Talks Between Kerry, Iran's Foreign Minister Zarif End in Geneva
  • Xinhua News - Iran, U.S. hold high level nuclear talks in Geneva
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Govt aims to commercialize seafloor mining in 2020s
  • Natural News - 35 things the media reported as FACTS that were later found to be total lies - Mike Adams,
  • Korea Times - Nowon district chief takes lead in green energy - Kim Se-jeong
  • Japan Times - MOX imports have cost at least ¥99.4 billion, much higher than uranium fuel

    Saturday, February 21, 2015

  • Chillicothe Gazette - Piketon plant tours returning
  • Albuquerque Journal - DOE: Cleanup fund will pay WIPP fines - Mark Oswald
  • AP - Top US, Iranian nuke officials joining Iran talks - GEORGE JAHN and BRADLEY KLAPPER
  • Bloomberg - Iran Nuclear Talks Turn Technical as MIT Physicists Join Debate - hidden line after 'By'Jonathan Tirone
  • FOX News - Arab governments reportedly concerned about terms of Iran nuke talks
  • Japan Times - Japan's adherence to nuclear power critical at home and overseas: MIT luminary - Kazuaki Nagata
  • Deccan Chronicle - India can't dump radioactive waste in Sri Lanka: senior Lankan minister
  • RT - Netanyahu accuses Iran of 'hiding' nuclear program after new IAEA report
  • The Hindu - 'Pakistan's plutonium plant likely operational' - Narayan Lakshman
  • Economic Times - Nuclear energy necessary for Tamil Nadu: GK Vasan
  • Yahoo! News - P5+1 nuclear group 'united' over Iran, says Kerry
  • Press TV - Kerry says P5+1 'united' over nuclear deal with Iran
  • Sauk Valley Newspapers - Nuclear plant issues brochures
  • Arutz Sheva - Netanyahu: Iran Hiding its Nuclear Intentions - Elad Benari, Canada
  • Times Picayune - Florida coral reefs competing with nuclear plant for scarce Everglades freshwater, newspaper says - Mark Schleifstein
  • Press TV - Netanyahu seeks to wreck prospects of deal on Iran nuclear energy program, Alan Hart says
  • Press TV - Iran atomic energy head to join Geneva nuclear talks
  • Japan Times - Fukushima may accept delivery of radioactive waste
  • Irish Times - Nuclear, fracking, wind and wave: nine ways to power Ireland
  • Xinhua News - World major countries to hold nuclear talks with Iran
  • Xinhua News - U.S., Iran resume bilateral nuke talks
  • Prensa Latina - Spaniards Demand Nuclear Decontamination Caused by United States
  • CapeCod News - NRC Inspectors Monitoring Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station
  • Press TV - CIA sought to mislead IAEA on Iran's nuclear program: Documents
  • Tasnim News Agency - CIA-Planted Evidence May Force IAEA Review of Iran's Alleged Nuke Arms Program: Report
  • Knoxville Daily Sun - Watts Bar Unit 2 passes key milestone to help gain operating license
  • Press TV - IAEA report verifies Iran transparency: IAEA envoy
  • Press TV - Iran, US pursuing nuclear talks closely, intensively: Araqchi
  • Michigan Radio - Entergy asks federal judge to dismiss lawsuit filed by Palisades security supervisors - Lindsey Smith
  • Trend News Agency - Iran negotiates with UK over ban on national tanker company
  • Press TV - Iran has fully coopertaed with IAEA: Najafi
  • Press TV - US-Israel relationship 'as bad as ever,' Rumsfeld says
  • antiwar.com - IAEA: Iran Halts Disputed Centrifuge Testing Program--Netanyahu Dismisses Move as Another Iranian Plot - Jason Ditz
  • Sommerset County Gazette - EDF funding delay stalls Hinkley project
  • Cibola County Beacon - 23 Organizations Support Santa Fe Event 'Uranium Workers Day' is Friday, Feb. 20
  • Tri-City Herald - DOE, state argue about scope of Hanford consent decree changes - Annette Cary
  • Hanford Challenge - Hanford Challenger: Winter 2015
  • IAEA - A Changing World - Sasha Henriques, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • New York Times - Ernest Sternglass, Physicist and Nuclear Critic, Dies at 91 - Kenneth Chang
  • FAIR - Most Americans Agree That Netanyahu, the Only One Who Can Save the Puppy, Should Save the Puppy - Jim Naureckas
  • FAIR - Top 10 Bogus ISIS Stories - Adam Johnson
  • Ron Paul Institute - How Many More Wars? - Ron Paul
  • Fukushima Diary - Tritium density reached the highest level at 3 bypass wells - Iori Mochizuki
  • NHK World - Symposium 61 years after Bikini Atoll nuke test
  • Kyodo News - Fukushima Pref. to accept delivery of radioactively contaminated waste
  • Asahi Shimbun - Prince William to tour disaster-stricken areas in Japan, then go on to China - Shiho Watanabe
  • Japan Times - 'You should never hide negative information': Edano - Masami Ito
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Transport plan revealed for Tokyo megaquake
  • Mainichi Daily News - Ministry estimates Japan can produce 295 billion kWh of renewable energy in 2030
  • Mainichi Daily News - News Navigator: How is spent nuclear fuel cooled without water?

    Friday, February 20, 2015

  • KIFI Idaho Falls - Idaho Cleanup Project sees cleaner groundwater - Bre Clark
  • Moab Times-Independent - Health fair helps community members connect to healthcare professionals - Robin Willscheidt-Johnson
  • Bloomberg - CIA's Nuclear-Bomb Sting Said to Spur Review in Iran Arms Case - Jonathan Tirone
  • Reuters - Iran has stopped questionable nuclear centrifuge testing: IAEA - Shadia Nasralla
  • Reuters - Iran nuclear talks to continue in Geneva on Feb 22: EU - Jan Strupczewski
  • Reuters - Areva to book a $4.5 billion loss: paper - Geert De Clercq
  • Reuters - U.S., Israeli national security advisers discuss Iran nuclear program - Eric Beech
  • Mail & Guardian - 'Top secret' nuclear plan ducks scrutiny - Lionel Faull, Sam Sole & Stefaans Brümmer
  • Wall Street Journal - Tensions Rise in Central Europe Over Use of Russian Nuclear Technology - Sean Carney and Leos Rousek
  • New York Times - Inspectors Say Iran Is Evading Questions as Nuclear Talks Enter a Crucial Stage - David E. Sanger and William J. Broad
  • Trenton Times - Opinion: Benefits of nuclear energy in N.J. overshadowed by promises of solar power - James McGovern
  • Ecowatch - Helen Caldicott's 'Nuclear-Free Planet' with Noam Chomsky and Other Great Minds - Harvey Wasserman
  • GlobalPost - Israeli PM urges world powers to pressure Iran over nuclear program
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Oak Ridge project discussed at DC nuclear summit - Frank Munger
  • SA Business Day - Hidden voice behind SA's nuclear plans - Carol Paton
  • Al-Monitor - How does Iran make nuclear decisions? - Mohammad Ali Shabani
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Spineless attacks on nuclear power plants could increase - Natalie Kopytko
  • PennEnergy - Brazil disconnects nuclear power plant
  • Sputnik News - Russia Developing New Nuclear Powered Destroyer
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Will there be a next generation in the fight for nuclear nonproliferation? - Selim Can Sazak, Marie Luise Schwarzenberg, Beenish Pervaiz
  • MyFox Atlanta - Regulators approve latest spending on Ga. nuclear plant
  • Mail & Guardian - SA's nuclear deal with Russia is far from done - Lisa Steyn
  • Tech Cocktail - Radium: Dealing With the Fallout of a Post-Nuclear World - Will Schmidt
  • New England Public Radio - Charged Atmosphere As Federal Regulators Consider Nuke Plant's Decommissioning Plan - Adam Frenier
  • Barre Montpelier Times Argus - Leak could add millions to Yankee cleanup - Susan Smallheer
  • Manawatu Standard - Fallout from Japan disaster continues - Paul Gorman
  • Xinhua News - U.S., Iran resume bilateral nuke talks
  • Xinhua News - No major progress in clarifying Iran's alleged nuclear bomb plans: IAEA
  • North Wales Chronicle - Ex-Japan Prime Minister heads to Anglesey for anti-Wylfa nuclear campaign - Tomos Hughes
  • World Nuclear News - Liquid waste removal progress at Sellafield silos
  • World Nuclear News - US EPA's Clean Power Plan achievable, study says
  • World Nuclear News - Terms of Paks project 'are in order', says Hungarian prime minister
  • World Nuclear News - TVEL sending secondary neutron sources to Temelin in April
  • Xinhua News - Iran in haste to "crack hard nuts" with IAEA in nuclear stalemate
  • BelTA - Extra precautions during construction, launch of Belarusian nuclear power plant
  • BelTA - Better border protection for Belarusian nuclear power plant
  • Mehr News - IAEA report confirms transparency of Iran's nuclear program: Najafi
  • Daily Telegraph - Norwegian scientist says decaying Russian subs threaten 'Chernobyl in slow motion' - Tom Parfitt
  • Press TV - IAEA asserts transparency of Iran nuclear program: IAEA envoy
  • Press TV - Iran to never back down from nuclear rights: Speaker
  • SA Business Day - Koeberg tender award to Areva 'was fair' - Franny Rabkin
  • in-cumbria - Sellafield halves 80s power rush fuel
  • Press TV - US, Israel agree to continue consultations over Iran: White House
  • Press TV - EU move to re-impose bans defies logic: Iran FM
  • BelTA - Minsk to host AtomExpo Belarus 2015 on 22-24 April
  • Pacific Coast Business Times - Editorial: San Onofre settlement needs a second look
  • Mainichi Daily News - Going Nuclear: The feelings of child soldiers (Pt. 23)
  • Crain's Chicago Business - Not just a power struggle: Closing Illinois' nukes is a bad idea - George S. Tolley
  • Beaver County Times - State extends shelf-life of potassium iodide pills
  • Interfax Energy - Algeria writes its security services a blank cheque - Tom Hoskyns
  • Press TV - Japan delegation in Iran for gas talks
  • Mail & Guardian - Eskom can't change rules mid-game - Lionel Faull
  • Stafford Daily - Large Inflow of Money Witnessed in NextEra Energy Inc
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea conducts submarine missile ejection test: sources - graceoh@yna.co.kr
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Falling down at ORNL
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Pantex union negotiations extended
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - UPF a focal point at Deterrence Summit
  • NAS - Project Update: Gulf War and Health, Volume 10: Update of Health Effects of Serving in the Gulf War
  • Trend News Agency - Regional circumstances to narrow gaps between Iran, P5+1 expert says
  • Trend News Agency - Iran's daily production of LEU decreases significantly
  • Trend News Agency - Iran, US resume nuclear talks - Khalid Kazimov
  • Trend News Agency - Iran says nuclear deal within reach if other side shows political will - Fatih Karimov
  • Trend News Agency - Iran not obliged to address alleged questions - Dalga Khatinoglu
  • Press TV - Iran, US nuclear negotiators start intensive talks in Geneva
  • Press TV - EU move to re-impose bans defies logic: Iran FM
  • Press TV - Iran to never back down from nuclear rights: Speaker
  • Press TV - IAEA asserts transparency of Iran nuclear program: IAEA envoy
  • Laguna Beach Coastline Pilot - Edison looking into best dry storage for Onofre's nuclear waste - Bryce Alderton
  • New Baltimore Voice - Opposition to Lake Huron nuclear waste dump continues to grow - Jim Bloch
  • OilPrice - Is There Any Hope Left For Nuclear Energy? - Nick Cunningham
  • Al Jazeera - The collapse of Guantanamo's military commissions - Andy Worthington
  • Fukushima Diary - M6.1 hit North East Japan offshore again / No updates of Fukushima plant situation by Tepco - Iori Mochizuki
  • ENENews - Japan Experts: Fukushima's melted reactor cores "still active and releasing neutrons" many months after 3/11
  • Mainichi Daily News - Marshall Islanders exposed to 1961 Bikini Atoll bombing to speak in Japan
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Conservation bill could block Yucca rail route, but prospects shaky - Henry Brean

    Thursday, February 19, 2015

  • Nuclear Energy Insider - Likely options for the UK Small Modular Reactor market - Jason Deign
  • Nuclear Energy Insider - Bechtel-Westinghouse: the new model for decommissioning? - Jason Deign
  • Nuclear Energy Insider - Elite international experts to debate SMRs' role in nuclear co-generation and hybrid systems - Eileen Donaghey
  • Forbes - Can SMRs Lead The U.S. Into A Clean Energy Future? - James Conca
  • Cornell Chronicle - Physicist Ernest Sternglass dies at 91 - ByBlaine Friedlander
  • Mesquite Local News - Rep. Hardy expects to see some action on federal land issues - Thomas Mitchell
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Nevada Test Site pioneer lauded - Steve Tetreault and Keith Rogers
  • AP - UN: Probe of alleged Iranian nuke weapons program stalled - George Jahn
  • Reuters - Iran still stalling U.N. nuclear inquiry as deal deadline looms -IAEA - Shadia Nasralla
  • Reuters - Netanyahu on collision course with White House over Iran - Luke Baker
  • Reuters - Iran, U.S. to hold talks in Geneva to narrow nuclear gaps: IRNA
  • Japan Times - Foreign advisers fear for loss of nuclear regulator's independence
  • BBC News - Iran nuclear talks: US accuses Israel of 'leaks'
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - Natural gas replacing nuclear power for San Diego - Morgan Lee
  • Crain's Chicago Business - Exelon wins nuke subsidies in New York; Illinois next on the list - Steve Daniels
  • Reuters - Iran, U.S. to hold talks in Geneva to narrow nuclear gaps: IRNA
  • South Jersey Times - PSEG names new leader at nuclear division in Lower Alloways Creek - Don E. Woods
  • Wall Street Journal blog - Highway to Open Near Fukushima Nuclear Plant; No Exits Allowed - Jun Hongo
  • Energy Collective - Nuclear Energy: The Sixty-Year Pitch - Peter Dykstra
  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - Platts' Nuclear Conference Attended by Companies Spending Millions on Lobbying - Daniel Stevens
  • Syracuse Post Standard - Nine Mile Point 2 nuclear plant shuts down for unexplained rising water - Tim Knauss
  • CapeCodToday - Pilgrim Nuclear powered back up Wednesday
  • Xinhua News - Sri Lanka and India ink nuclear cooperation deal
  • E&E Daily - CLIMATE: EPA proposal dashed hopes of struggling nuclear operators - Hannah Northey
  • Fox News Latino - Bolivia: Nuclear program will yield energy, health, agro-industrial benefits
  • Eyewitness News Johannesburg - More countries interested in bid to build SA nuclear power program - Govan Whittles
  • World Nuclear News - Organizations team up on UK nuclear skills
  • World Nuclear News - Taipower launches overseas reprocessing tender
  • World Nuclear News - Atucha 2 reaches 100% rated power
  • World Nuclear News - US NRC could shrink by 10% in five years, says report
  • Business Standard - India's nuclear energy safety measures receive thumbs-up at IAEA meet - Sanjay Jog
  • Asahi Shimbun - Nagoya exec exploited boy, 15, for radioactive clean-up work
  • Deutsche Welle - US says Israel 'distorted' its position in Iran nuclear negotiations
  • Central Asia Online - Kazakhstan intends to remain world's top uranium producer - Ksenia Bondal
  • Hartlepool Mail - Children learn about nuclear careers
  • The Hindu - Nuclear capable Prithvi-II missile test-fired - Y. Mallikarjun
  • BelTA - Extra precautions during construction, launch of Belarusian nuclear power plant
  • Daily Telegraph - BAE boss confident on replacement for Navy's ageing nuclear submarines - Alan Tovey
  • India Today - 5 worst nuclear disasters you should definitely know about
  • Deccan Chronicle - Nuclear submarine to rule seas by year-end - S N V Sudhir
  • Tehran Times - 'Sending Iran's nuclear case to Security Council was a grave mistake'
  • Tehran Times - U.S. optimism on Iran nuclear deal rises: experts
  • Xinhua News - U.S., Iran to have more nuke talks in Geneva
  • Sputnik News - US, Iranian Top Diplomats to Join Nuclear Talks in Geneva
  • Press TV - Iran, US to resume new nuclear talks in Geneva
  • Deccan Herald - 'Russia is India's only nuclear power partner' - Anirban Bhaumik
  • Interfax Energy - Belgium's Doel 1 nuclear reactor shut down
  • News North Wales - Ex-Japan Prime Minister heads to Anglesey for anti-Wylfa nuclear campaign - Tomos Hughes
  • Jagran Post - Government okays plan for building six nuclear-powered submarines
  • Miami Herald - Florida Power & Light spars with national park over water needs for nuclear plant - Jenny Staletovich -
  • El Pais - Gobierno plantea proyecto nuclear integral en Bolivia
  • Richmond Times-Dispatch - Va. Power honored for low-cost plants
  • Washington Post - U.S. officials, in blunt language, say Israel is distorting reality of Iran talks - Carol Morello
  • Korea Herald - N. Korea's 'Byeongjin' policy showing modest results: U.S. expert
  • Mainichi Daily News - Editorial: Clear vision needed in choosing final disposal sites for radioactive waste
  • Mainichi Daily News - Going Nuclear: Did Iran conduct crucial tests for nuclear development? (Pt. 22)
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Tribute to Ed Helminski
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - More on Erhart, Beausoleil, other NNSA moves
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Y-12 remains closed; ORNL open
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Erhart leaving NPO to take new post
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - A reunion of sorts
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - A chilly moment at Nuclear Deterrence Summit
  • Tri-City Herald - Hanford tank farm workers say not enough done to protect, help them - Annette Cary
  • GAO - Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board: Improvements Needed to Strengthen Internal Control and Promote Transparency - GAO-15-181
  • NAS - Project Update: State of Molybdenum-99 Production and Utilization and Progress toward Eliminating Use of Highly Enriched Uranium
  • The White House - President announces intention to appoint Allen Croff to U.S. Nuclear Waste Technical Review Board
  • Trend News Agency - Kerry, Zarif to further talks on Iran's nuclear program - Dalga Khatinoglu
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea slams S. Korean foreign minister over nuke issue
  • Xinhua News - Iran in haste to "crack hard nuts" with IAEA in nuclear stalemate
  • Press TV - Iran, US to begin fresh nuclear talks Feb. 20: Iran negotiator
  • Press TV - Iran, US to resume new nuclear talks in Geneva
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: Fusion Energy Sciences Advisory Committee, Page 8860 [FR DOC #: 2015-03454]
  • Thunder Bay Chronicle-Journal - What's all the fuss about nuclear waste? - Bob Garrity
  • Pahrump Valley Times - Illinois representative plans trip to Yucca - Steve Tetreault
  • CounterPunch - Infant Deaths in Alaska: a Fukushima Effect? - JANETTE D. SHERMAN, MD and JOSEPH MANGANO, MPH
  • USA Today - CIA torture undermined U.S. interests: Column - Habib Al Mulla
  • The Guardian - The CIA asked me about controlling the climate – this is why we should worry - Alan Robock
  • Fukushima Diary - Japanese media reports IAEA urged to dump contaminated water into ocean but no such statement made in real - Iori Mochizuki
  • ENENews - ABC Tours Fukushima Plant: This could go on for centuries, and some say problems can never be fixed; "Tepco admits it doesn't know extent of meltdowns"
  • Asahi Shimbun - ICRC president seeks elimination of nuclear weapons from a humanitarian standpoint - Masato Tainaka
  • Mainichi Daily News - Japan begins review of power generation costs
  • Mainichi Daily News - Going Nuclear: Did Iran conduct crucial tests for nuclear development? (Pt. 22)
  • Mainichi Daily News - Editorial: Clear vision needed in choosing final disposal sites for radioactive waste
  • Jiji Press - Hiroshima Torn over Oyster Restaurant near A-Bomb Dome

    February 18, 2015

  • Catfish Alley Dispatch - Waste Pro faces lawsuit over 'radioactive' claim from 2013 - Andrew Hazzard
  • Japan Times - Government explores options on how to store nuclear waste in the long term
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR POLICY: NRC will complete environmental review of Yucca project -- chairman - Hannah Northey
  • Firstpost - Diplomacy win: Sri Lanka's nuclear deal with India is a pointed message to China - Rajeev Sharma
  • The Hindu - Pre-empting China, India inks nuclear pact with Sri Lanka - Suhasini Haidar
  • New York Times - Spilled Oil Keeps Flames Burning After a Train Derailment in West Virginia - Dan Heyman and Richard Pérez-Peña
  • Energy Collective - Nuclear Energy: The Sixty-Year Pitch - Peter Dykstra
  • South China Morning Post - Taiwan unveils plan to process nuclear waste overseas for first time
  • Daily Texan - UT Energy Week panelists say nuclear energy will power the future - Sherry Tucci
  • Penn Energy - NRC will complete Yucca Mountain environmental review
  • WHAS11 Louisville - Army wants to leave undetonated bombs at facility in small Ind. town - Alex Schuman
  • USGS - USGS Analyzes Idaho Groundwater Data to Optimize Future Aquifer Monitoring
  • AP - Did NSA plant spyware in computers around world? - Brandon Bailey
  • Bloomberg - Iran's Khamenei Threatens to Halt Oil Sales If Sanctions Persist - hidden line after 'By'Golnar Motevalli and Hashem Kalantari
  • Reuters - Japan nuclear regulator advisers fear loss of its 'essential' independence - Aaron Sheldrick; and Kentaro Hamada
  • ABC News - Good or Bad Iran Nuke Deal? Israel Vs. the US Administration - George Jahn
  • New York Times - Fear of Israeli Leaks Fuels Distrust Over U.S. Talks With Iran - David E. Sanger
  • WantChina Times - Nuclear power: China takes the lead where others fear to tread
  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - 'Distortions' in energy markets hurting FirstEnergy's nuclear fleet, executive says - Daniel Moore
  • World Nuclear News - IAEA team sees improvements at Fukushima Daiichi
  • World Nuclear News - UK Magnox site declared fuel free
  • World Nuclear News - Russia, Hungary to cooperate in nuclear staff training
  • Reuters - Japan nuclear regulator advisers fear loss of its 'essential' independence
  • World Nuclear News - Turkish uranium project shows strong economics
  • Times of India - Govt approves construction of 7 stealth frigates, 6 nuclear-powered submarines - Rajat Pandit
  • Huffington Post - Trooper Shines Much-Needed Spotlight on Iraq Vets and Uranium Poisoning - Joshua Kors
  • Daily Telegraph - Nuclear tourism: travels in the shadow of the atomic bomb - Chris Leadbeater
  • Wisconsin Gazette - Cracks in nuclear reactors prompt call for worldwide inspections - Wisconsin Gazette
  • Eyewitness News Johannesburg - More countries interested in bid to build SA nuclear power program - Govan Whittles
  • CounterPunch - Keep South Africa's Lights on with Renewable Energy – or Irradiate a Darkened Nation? - Patrick Bond
  • Midwest Energy News - Bill to support Illinois nuclear plants expected by March - Jeffrey Tomich
  • Fierce Energy - TVA Watts Bar nuclear reactor not so new - Barbara Vergetis Lundin
  • Sputnik News - Use of US Fuel at Ukrainian Nuclear Plants May Cause Serious Accident
  • Yahoo! News - UMass reverses decision to ban Iranian students from some science courses - Michael Walsh
  • Business News Americas - Roundup: Bolivia nuclear, Dominican call, Mexico solar - David Casallas
  • Xinhua News - Iran rejects two-stage nuclear deal by July deadline: spokesperson
  • Law360 - Ga. Nuclear Plant Could Cost $8B To Finish, Commission Says - Andrew Westney
  • PennEnergy - Nuclear power developer names fmr. NRC commissioner as legal counsel
  • Arka News Agency - Armenian nuke station to be ready for reconstruction stop by spring 2017 – minister
  • Utility Dive - RG&E, Exelon strike deal to keep Ginna nuke operating into 2018 - Robert Walton
  • ABC - Inside Fukushima: have Japanese reactor's radiation levels dropped? - Reporter: Matt Carney
  • Deccan Herald - 'Russia is India's only nuclear power partner' - Anirban Bhaumik
  • World Nuclear News - UK Magnox site declared fuel free
  • Japan Times - Construction firm exec arrested for sending teen to help Fukushima cleanup
  • Press TV - Iran rejects EU move to re-impose sanctions on tanker firm
  • Japan Times - IAEA team has guarded praise for Fukushima No. 1 cleanup
  • Mainichi Daily News - Going Nuclear: Right-hand man of Pakistan's nuclear 'father' (Pt. 21)
  • Mainichi Daily News - Ex-PM Koizumi likens nuclear plants to 'time bombs'
  • Charlotte Business Journal blog - NuScale taps Areva for small reactor fuel design and testing work - John Downey
  • Keene Sentinel - Regulators to hold meeting on Vermont Yankee
  • New England Public Radio - NRC To Hold Session On Vermont Yankee Decommissioning - Adam Frenier
  • Budapest Business Journal - Rosatom Chief: Paks upgrade on schedule - Christian Keszthelyi
  • Politics.hu - Rosatom head expects Paks expansion to start on schedule
  • Press TV - 'Iran should resist sanctions'
  • Midwest Energy News - Commentary: A new power plant, despite overcapacity - Michael Vickerman
  • Xinhua News - Spotlight: Putin warmly received in Hungary amid heightened EU sanctions
  • Asahi Shimbun - Hiroshima A-bomb victims' accounts now available in Arabic, Urdu, other languages - Takashi Okuma
  • Tri-City Herald - Hanford Challenge, union plan public meeting on tank vapor exposure
  • Tri-City Herald - DOE plans Hanford open house on vit plant, tank waste
  • Tri-City Herald - Safety board questions ventilation system safety at Hanford vit plant - Annette Cary
  • Windham County Commons - Entergy: do the right thing and decommission VY immediately - Gary Sachs, Brattleboro
  • Atomic Insights - How do fast reactors respond to rapid reactivity insertion events? - Rod Adams
  • Beyond Nuclear - "Thousands more cracks found in Belgian nuclear reactors: Belgian regulatory head warns of global implications"
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Erhart, Smith no-go's
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Y-12 shuts down again
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Aerial view of Oak Ridge (1947)
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Y-12 on delayed schedule Wednesday
  • Public Citizen - Marylanders Tell Regulators: Reject the Exelon Takeover of Pepco
  • NAS - Project Update: - State of Molybdenum-99 Production and Utilization and Progress toward Eliminating Use of Highly Enriched Uranium
  • NRC - NRC Report Focuses on Agency's Future
  • NRC blog - EXIT – A Good Sign of Radiation - Maureen Conley, Public Affairs Officer
  • Charleston Daily Mail - Editorial: Considerations for safer energy transportation
  • IAEA - IAEA Team Completed Third Review of Japan's Plans to Decommission Fukushima Daiichi
  • Trend News Agency - Iranian MP: Nuclear agreement within reach at due date
  • Press TV - Ex-US aide urges law on Iran war
  • Press TV - 'Iran opposes extension in nuclear talks'
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea slams S. Korean foreign minister over nuke issue
  • Bellona - Bellona begins energy transition program in Ukraine
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: License Amendment Applications: Pacific Gas and Electric Co.; Diablo Canyon Power Plant, Units 1 and 2, and Diablo Canyon Independent Spent Fuel Storage Installation, Pages 8706 - 8711 [FR DOC #: 2015-03384]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: License Amendment Applications: Southern California Edison Co.; San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station, Units 2 and 3, and Independent Spent Fuel Storage Installation, Pages 8701 - 8706 [FR DOC #: 2015-03379]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: License Applications: Export of High-Enriched Uranium, Page 8711 [FR DOC #: 2015-03376]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: License Applications: Export of High-Enriched Uranium Export of High-Enriched Uranium, Pages 8711 - 8712 [FR DOC #: 2015-03374]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings; Sunshine Act, Page 8712 [FR DOC #: 2015-03429]
  • Basingstoke Gazette - Tadley Town Council backs AWE Aldermaston bid to store radioactive waste
  • Asahi Shimbun - 3-D project under way to preserve data of disaster-ravaged Fukushima buildings - Yasuo Kojima

    Tuesday, February 17, 2015

  • Washington Post - Letters to the Editor - Refueling the Yucca Mountain debate
  • Washington Post - West Virginia train derailment sends oil tanker into river
  • Albuquerque Journal - LANL cleanup manager to speak Thursday
  • Albuquerque Journal - Report: Los Alamos lab failed to keep some information classified
  • AP - Good or bad Iran nuke deal? Israel vs. the US administration - George Jahn
  • Reuters - Strong quake jolts northern Japan, no tsunami warning - Mari Saito, Elaine Lies, Chris Gallagher, Osamu Tsukimori and Olivier Fabre in Tokyo and Jane Wardell in Sydney
  • Reuters - Under Xi, China's defence budget seen defying economic slowdown - Megha Rajagopalan
  • Reuters - Russian researchers expose breakthrough U.S. spying program - Joseph Menn
  • NBC News - Fukushima Fallout: Radioactive Water Remains a Threat, IAEA Says - – F. Brinley Bruton
  • Hong Kong Standard - Fukushima nuke site's tainted water remains a concern
  • Deutsche Welle - IAEA: 'Significant progress' at Fukushima
  • Los Angeles Times - Inspectors urge Japan to dump water from Fukushima plant into ocean - Julie Makinen
  • CleanTechnica - Nuclear As A Sustainable Stop-Gap? - Joshua S Hill
  • Greenpeace International - Thousands of cracks in Belgian reactors, potentially a global nuclear problem - Blogpost by Kendra Ulrich and Eloi Glorieux
  • Lompoc Record - Group rallies to support Diablo Canyon, nuclear energy - April Charlton
  • Japan Times - Local approval is no given for Takahama nuclear restarts
  • Japan Times - Government explores options on how to store nuclear waste in the long term
  • Morris Daily Herald - Annual safety brochures in mail for those within 10 miles of nuclear facilities
  • CounterPunch - Ohio's Crumbling Hunk of Radioactive Junk--Will Ohioans Be Forced to Pay the Bill? - Harvey Wasserman
  • World Nuclear News - Further flaws found in Belgian reactor vessels
  • World Nuclear News - Russia develops mobile unit for low-level waste processing
  • World Nuclear News - CASI venture opens in China
  • World Nuclear News - South Australia considers nuclear industry potential
  • Focus Taiwan - Taipower invites foreign bids for processing spent nuclear fuel - Huang Chiao-wen, Zoe Wei and Lilian Wu
  • PennEnergy - Nuclear plants delayed in China, watched closely by US firms - Ray Henry
  • CNBCAfrica.com - S.Africa's energy mix must incorporate nuclear - Nicole Cassandra Naidoo
  • NextBigFuture - Carnival of Nuclear Energy 248
  • New Indian Express - N-pact Does Not Involve Power Plant - P K Balachandran
  • Daily Post North Wales - Former Japanese prime minister to campaign against new nuclear power plant on Anglesey - Gareth Wyn-Williams
  • Scoop NZ - The NPT, Israel and Nuclear Exceptionalism - Binoy Kampmark
  • Junction City Post - Kan. Senate bill would change which radioactive waste could go to landfills - Kelsie Jennings
  • Ithaca Voice - That time the Ithaca area almost got a nuclear power plant
  • Bangladesh Daily Star - Delhi, Colombo sign landmark civil nuke deal
  • Moscow-Pullman Daily News - Letter: Protest radioactive waste
  • Fierce Energy - Startup of first new U.S. nuclear reactor in 20 years closer to reality - Barbara Vergetis Lundin
  • Norway Local - Soviet subs risk 'slow Chernobyl' in Norway
  • London Times - MoD's radioactive waste plan scuttled - Michael Glackin
  • Asahi Shimbun - TEPCO vows safety first in training program for workers at Fukushima
  • Mainichi Daily News - Japan eyes allowing retrieval of radioactive waste after disposal
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Alexander says he has plan to control UPF costs, complete Oak Ridge project on time - Frank Munger
  • Utility Dive - NARUC meetings: Do we need a carbon price to comply with the EPA's Clean Power Plan? - Gavin Bade
  • Mainichi Daily News - Going Nuclear: The search for secret blueprints of nuclear weapons stored in Dubai (Pt. 20)
  • Japan Times - IAEA team has guarded praise for Fukushima No. 1 cleanup
  • Greenfield Recorder - NRC files final inspection report for Vt. Yankee
  • Greenfield Recorder - Sheehan: Decomissioning Yankee
  • Ecowatch - Scientists Say Small Fracking Earthquakes Could Lead to Major Ones - Anastasia Pantsios
  • Salon - The myth of pure science: It's all about political, economic, religious interests - Yuval Noah Harari
  • Tampa Bay Times - Florida solar coalition collects 100,000 signatures for petition - Ivan Penn
  • ITV UK - Litvinenko inqury: Radiation 'at highest levels where suspect stayed'
  • Deutsche Welle - Hundreds of Hungarians protest in Budapest ahead of Putin visit
  • Scottish Daily Record - Offshore worker blasted with radiation on North Sea oil platform - Charlie Gall
  • eNews Park Forest - Hiroshima Survivors Sue Over 'Black Rain' That Followed Atomic Bombing - Sarah Lazare
  • Dark Reading - Newly Discovered 'Master' Cyber Espionage Group Trumps Stuxnet - Kelly Jackson Higgins
  • Hungary Today - Anti-Government Demonstrators: "Putin Nyet, Europe Yes!"
  • Bellona - Another environmental NGO listed as 'foreign agent' by Russian Justice Ministry - Liya Vandysheva
  • NRC - NRC Federal Register Notices – 2015
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Y-12 closed again on Tuesday
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Y-12/Pantex budgets
  • All Things Nuclear - Millstone Unit 3 Reactor's AFW Near-Miss (to be continued) - Dave Lochbaum
  • GreenWorld - NEI's pitiful plea to Wall Street - Michael Mariotte
  • Washington Post - From Russia with love: An energy deal for Hungary - Anthony Faiola
  • BBC News - Japan profile
  • Bellona - How far are we from an Energy Union? - Bellona Europa
  • Press TV - Iran opposes extension in nuclear talks: Larijani
  • Press TV - Europe can play major role in Iran nuclear talks: Zarif
  • Energy Department - Notices: Commission To Review the Effectiveness of the National Energy Laboratories Interim Report, Page 8296 [FR DOC #: 2015-03142]
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: Biomass Research and Development Technical Advisory Committee, Pages 8298 - 8299 [FR DOC #: 2015-03133]
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: Electricity Advisory Committee, Pages 8297 - 8298 [FR DOC #: 2015-03132]
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Portsmouth, Page 8299 [FR DOC #: 2015-03149]
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: International Energy Agency, Pages 8296 - 8297 [FR DOC #: 2015-03181]
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: State Energy Advisory Board; Teleconference, Page 8299 [FR DOC #: 2015-03128]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Facility Operating and Combined Licenses: Applications and Amendments Involving Proposed No Significant Hazards Considerations, Pages 8355 - 8368 [FR DOC #: 2015-03162]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings; Sunshine Act, Page 8368 [FR DOC #: 2015-03251]

    Monday, February 16, 2015

  • Business Spectator - Nuclear non-starter: Oversupplied, losing money and without a constituency - Jim Green
  • KOAT Albuquerque - Down Winders Update--Many decades after the first detonation of an atomic bomb in New Mexico, those who lived near the blast site still suffer from serious illnesses
  • AP - Report: Iran refutes claim supreme leader wrote US president - Nasser Karimi
  • Bloomberg - India Signs Nuclear Energy Pact With Sri Lanka, Countering China's Sway - Natalie Obiko Pearson and Anusha Ondaatjie
  • Bloomberg - Why Putin Fears China - David Tweed
  • Wall Street Journal - India, Sri Lanka Sign Nuclear-Energy Deal - Niharika Mandhana
  • Foreign Policy - British Plans for Nuclear Power Spark European Fight - Keith Johnson
  • Charlotte Observer - License for proposed Fermi 3 nuclear plant moves forward
  • ABC - Nuclear Royal Commission moves forward in SA
  • Al-Arabiya - Probable outcomes of nuclear negotiations with Iran - Raghida Dergham
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - KEPCO must do all it can to bring Takahama nuclear facility online
  • National Post - Marc Bennetts: How Putin is priming Russia for nuclear stand-off with the West
  • Japan Times - Tepco to mull rate hike if it can't restart Niigata nuclear complex
  • Economic Times - Tokyo Electric aims to boost short-term and spot fuel contracts
  • Wall Street Journal - Tepco President Sees Progress in Restarting Japan Reactors - Mari Iwata
  • Interfax Global Energy - Cheap gas another headache for US nuclear - Therese Robinson
  • Global Times - Nuclear waste dump could earn South Australia 'billions of dollars': scholar
  • Al-Arabiya - Iran weekly banned for criticizing nuclear talks
  • CNBCAfrica - Nuclear a reliable energy source for S.Africa - Nicole Cassandra Naidoo
  • Deccan Herald - India, Lanka ink civil nuclear pact, agree to expand defence ties
  • Prague Post - Westinghouse: Czech nuclear fuel plant unnecessary
  • Bangladesh Daily Star - Russian firm evaluates Rooppur nuke plant's cooling options
  • ESI Africa - Nuclear reactor delayed to 2025
  • BBC - Iran: Foreign minister told to smile at nuclear talks
  • Times of Israel blog - US no longer updating Israel on nuclear talks – report
  • Hans India - Bilateral agreement on civil nuclear deal is sign of trust between India and Sri Lanka:Modi
  • Colombo Page - Sri Lanka and India may sign nuclear agreement - report
  • Bangkok Post - Global conscience: A decade after winning the Nobel Peace Prize, Mohamed ElBaradei continues to travel the world and engage its leaders on topics ranging from nuclear power to inequality - Nareerat Wiriyapong
  • Sputnik News - Declassified Report: US Helped Israel Obtain Hydrogen Bomb
  • World Nuclear News - Wolsong 1 awaits decision
  • World Nuclear News - Watts Bar 2 gets licensing nod from NRC committee
  • World Nuclear News - Japanese firms struggle with electricity rates
  • World Nuclear News - Leningrad II may be delayed by a year, says project chief
  • World Nuclear News - India, Sri Lanka agree to nuclear cooperation
  • Tri-City Herald - Safety board questions ventilation system safety at Hanford vit plant - Annette Cary
  • Consortium News - The One-Sided US Narrative on Iran - Gareth Porter
  • Press TV - China can help quick clinching of final Iran N-deal: Rouhani
  • Mainichi Daily News - Japan Political Pulse: Germany's rock-hard commitment to nuclear phase-out
  • Mainichi Daily News - Going Nuclear: Tip-offs led IAEA closer to heart of Iran's nuclear program (Pt. 19)
  • VTDigger - Neil Sheehan: Decommissioning Vermont Yankee - Neil Sheehan, public affairs officer in the NRC's Region I Office
  • Marianas Variety - Thoughts on a Monday Morning: Fukushima update - Russ Mason
  • Sputnik News - Hiroshima Survivors Sue Japanese Government for Health Coverage Eligibility
  • Dhaka Tribune - Rosatom mulls Rooppur cooling tower options - Aminur Rahman Rasel
  • Interfax-Ukraine - Ukrainian energy minister, Turkish ambassador discuss cooperation in nuclear energy, TANAP project
  • SA Business Day - Tumult hides absence of any power crisis plan - Gavin Keeton
  • PTI - India, Lanka ink civil nuclear pact; first for Sri Lanka
  • Sioux Falls Argus Leader - Letter: Contamination of aquifers 'inevitable' - Kim C. Kraft, Hot Springs
  • Press TV - West bans on Iran, Russia endangering world energy: Rosneft
  • Xinhua News - Top U.S. lawmaker defends controversial Netanyahu invitation
  • Xinhua News - China, Iran to expand cooperation areas
  • RT - 'Vested interests': Revolving door between arms dealers & govt exposed
  • Trend News Agency - Iran responds to all letters from US president - Umid Niayesh
  • Trend News Agency - Iran, China hold mutual nuclear talks in Tehran
  • Press TV - Europe can play major role in Iran nuclear talks: Zarif
  • Fukushima Diary - All ß nuclide density reached the highest levels at 4 of 5 observation wells in Reactor 1 seaside - Iori Mochizuki
  • ENENews - Navy sailors suffer strange deformities after Fukushima exposure
  • Asahi Shimbun - TEPCO plans to expand business across Japan from 2016
  • Mainichi Daily News - M6.9 quake strikes off northeastern Japan, tsunami advisory issued
  • Mainichi Daily News - Hiroshima A-bomb survivors to file suit for broader black rain area
  • Mainichi Daily News - TEPCO mulls comms, gas industry tie-ups to weather liberalization
  • Japan Times - Abe affirms bid to revise Constitution - Mizuho Aoki
  • Reuters - UPDATE 2-Russian researchers expose breakthrough U.S. spying program - Joseph Menn
  • Japan Times - Tsunami advisory issued after 6.9-magnitude quake hits off Iwate
  • Xinhua News - Iran parliament to promote ties with China: speaker
  • Greenfield Recorder - Sheehan: Decomissioning Yankee - Neil Sheehan
  • NBC 29 News - Dominion Seeks to Add Nuclear Reactor in Louisa Co.
  • Chicago Tribune - Lake County condemns nuclear-waste storage in Great Lakes basin - Dan Moran
  • London Times - MoD's radioactive waste plan scuttled - Michael Glackin
  • Arutz Sheva - Ya'alon: Nuclear Pact will Give Iran Hegemony
  • Sunday Mirror - Alexander Litvinenko: Poisoned spy was 'investigating vodka brand in months before his death' - Jamie Grierson
  • Tehran Times - Iran insists it is 'serious' about reaching a nuclear agreement
  • Tehran Times - Lamont eager for reopening of British embassy in Tehran
  • Press TV - US suspects Netanyahu leaks 'misleading' info about Iran talks
  • Detroit News - License for proposed Fermi 3 moves forward
  • eNews Park Forest - No to Nuclear Nonsense: Groups Call on Dominion to Abandon Plans for North Anna 3 Reactor
  • in-cumbria - Mass walk-out at Sellafield

    Sunday, February 15, 2015

  • Boston Herald - Startup makes core change to reactors - Jordan Graham
  • Arizona Daily Sun - Try Canyon watershed protection through collaboration
  • KRQE - Things to know about WIPP - Susan Montoya Bryan
  • KOAT Albuquerque - WIPP: One year later, government yet to reopen waste site - Megan Cruz
  • KOB Albuquerque - 1 year after radiation leak, NY college planning to help WIPP workers
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - Former WIPP workers to receive free medical screenings
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Repository's future uncertain, but New Mexico town still believes - Patrick Malone
  • KRQE - Ex-New Mexico WIPP workers to be offered free screening
  • AP - Ex-New Mexico nuke dump workers to be offered free screening
  • The Guardian - South Australia's nuclear inquiry is 'a gale of commonsense', Tony Abbott says - Australian Associated Press
  • Ha'aretz Daily - Classified report: Israel's Foreign Ministry sees little chance of Iran nuclear deal by March - Barak Ravid
  • Al-Monitor - US optimism on Iran nuclear deal rises
  • Taipei Times - Nuclear power and Taiwan - Jerome Keating
  • Today's Zaman - [Photo Story] Radioactive silence--Three days after the 1986 nuclear plant accident in Chernobyl it rained
  • Moline Dispatch/Argus - Illinois nuclear energy industry in jeopardy - Rep. Adam Kinzinger and Rep. Cheri Bustos
  • 13WHAM-TV Rochester - Deal reached over Ginna nuclear plant
  • The Hindu - Exhibition highlights nuclear technology applications
  • Largs and Millport Weekly News - Hunterston nuclear waste lorry fears
  • Swissinfo - Testing the best way to store radioactive materials
  • Deccan Herald - Nuclear deal on cards as Sirisena comes calling - Anirban Bhaumik
  • Monroe Evening News - Atomic panel grants Fermi hearing request - Alex Alusheff
  • Ynetnews - Why do we keep believing Netanyahu?
  • CapeCod News - Pilgrim Power Station Taken Off Line Before Storm
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - Flawed San Onofre project steamed on - Jeff McDonald
  • Arutz Sheva - Yadlin: The Myth that Bibi is Mr. Security is a Bluff
  • Tribune News India - Aircraft carriers, N-powered sub deployed to test Navy's readiness
  • Xinhua News - Indian defense minister calls on navy to remain superior force in Indian Ocean
  • Xinhua News - China, UAE agree to boost cooperation, ties
  • Fiji Times - Verification process for pay-out - Avinesh Gopal
  • IOL - SA must divest from coal and oil - Nicole King
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Upgrading emergency ops at Y-12 - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - K-25 production equipment can't be cleaned up enough for history display; replicas will be used - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Alexander talks UPF, nuclear deterrence, Appropriations & Ashton Carter - Frank Munger
  • Los Angeles Times - Val Fitch dies at 91; Nobel laureate studied matter, antimatter - Thomas H. Maugh II
  • Trend News Agency - Iran's FM hails China as 'key 5+1 member' - Khalid Kazimov
  • Yonhap News - Scientists claim N. Korea conducted secret nuclear test in 2010 - jschang@yna.co.kr
  • Adelaide Advertiser - Chris Kenny: At last, Labor gets it – SA should become a nuclear industry leader - Chris Kenny
  • Fukushima Diary - JP PM Abe "It is not proper to say Fukushima is settled" - Iori Mochizuki
  • Ontario Herald - Company Pushes Plan to Bury Nuclear Waste Near Lake Huron
  • Natural News - Japan orders Fukushima waste to be released into ocean after worker falls into tank of radioactive water and dies - Ethan A. Huff
  • Wall Street Journal - Tepco President Sees Progress in Restarting Japan Reactors - Mari Iwata
  • Bloomberg - Tepco to Mull Power Rate Increase Without Nuclear Plant Restart - Tsuyoshi InajimaEmi Urabe
  • ABC - Nuclear waste dump has potential to earn SA billions of dollars: Ziggy Switkowski - ABC Adelaide

    Saturday, February 14, 2015

  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - WIPP: 1 year after the accident - Sarah Matott
  • Albuquerque Journal - Things to know about the WIPP leak, one year on - Susan Montoya Bryan
  • Las Cruces Sun-News - What you need to know about WIPP - Susan Montoya Bryan
  • Augusta Chronicle - Savannah River Remediation receives 95 percent of award fee for 2014 - Meg Mirshak
  • Gizmodo - This is ?How The Trinity Supercomputer Will Keep Its Cool - Attila Nagy
  • AP - Political stakes high for Iran's president in nuclear talks - Adam Schreck
  • AP - Iran negotiator told to control temper in talks with Kerry
  • AP - New Iran UN envoy to take up post after US rejects 1st pick - Cara Anna
  • AP - Things to know about the federal government's nuke dump - Susan Montoya Bryan
  • Washington Post - Letters: Refueling the Yucca Mountain debate
  • Detroit Free Press - Panel: Radioactive fracking waste-dumping is safe - Keith Matheny
  • Motley Fool - Did Obama Just Waste $907 Million Trying to Save Nuclear Power? - Maxx Chatsko
  • Cairo Post - Egyptian delegation to head to Russia over nuclear project - Samar Samir
  • Forbes - Russia-Egypt Nuclear Power Plant Deal: Why Ignoring Egypt's Needs Is Bad For The U.S. - Anna Borshchevskaya
  • Daily Telegraph - David Cameron snubs Austria over nuclear 'ambush' - Steven Swinford
  • Belfast Telegraph - Government sticks to nuclear policy
  • Construction News UK - Hinkley Point C faces delays as EDF admits investment decision is 'months away' - Gavriel Hollander
  • Tri-City Herald - Nuclear hearing draws Eastern Washington support, Western Washington opposition
  • Sputnik News - Russia, China to Enhance Cooperation in Nuclear Energy Sector
  • The Hindu - 'Tamil Nadu one step ahead of others in nuclear energy'
  • WDEF - Watts Bar Nuclear Plant Passes Milestone
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - NRC advisers endorse work at Watts Bar - Dave Flessner
  • Korea Herald - Scientists claim N. Korea conducted secret nuclear test in 2010
  • Sputnik News - Scientists Claim North Korea Conducted Secret Nuclear Test
  • The Hindu - Nuclear energy needed for security, says scientist - A.D. Balasubramaniyan
  • Tri-City Herald - Newhouse named vice chairman of nuclear cleanup caucus
  • Joongang Daily - Nuclear authority delays decision on old reactor - Kim Ji-Yoon, Kim Han-Byul
  • Deccan Herald - Nuclear liability is shrouded in missing 'and' - Kalyan Ray
  • antiwar.com - US Confirmed Existence of Israeli H-Bomb Program in 1987 - Grant Smith
  • Tehran Times - Iran to leave nuclear talks if rights violated: Rafsanjani
  • Press TV - US 'helped Israel develop hydrogen bomb': Pentagon report
  • Rochester Democrat and Chronicle - Ginna plan would come with surcharge - Steve Orr, Staff writer
  • Asahi Shimbun - EDITORIAL: Bring more parties aboard in reactor restart process
  • Rutland Herald - Yankee plant has minor violation - Susan Smallheer
  • Bloomington Pantagraph - Clinton power plant station petition being circulated - Ryan Voyles
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Approval for KEPCO raises hopes of curbing power rates
  • antiwar.com - The Real Problem of 'Getting to Yes' With Iran - Gareth Porter
  • The Guardian - Untested chemicals are everywhere, thanks to a 39-year-old US law. Will the Senate finally act? - Elizabeth Grossman
  • Xinhua News - Iran's supreme leader writes to Obama: U.S. media
  • Reuters - TVA step closer to NRC approval for Tennessee Watts Bar Unit 2
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Roberto elected fellow of materials society - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Will K-25 preservation project live up to promise? - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Tightening the screws - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Alexander: Carter well qualified for Defense role - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Pull up a Chair - Frank Munger
  • Xinhua News - News Analysis: Cairo-Moscow nuclear deal vital for Egypt's development
  • Georgia Straight - Sixty Years of Marketing Nukes--Highlights and lowlights of selling nuclear power to a wary public - Peter Dykstra
  • Ron Paul Institute - Obama's Force Authorization is a Blank Check for War Worldwide - Written By Ron Paul
  • Fukushima Diary - Chrome warns "Your connection is not private" when to download Fukushima thyroid test result - Iori Mochizuki
  • ENENews - Magazine: 'Fukushima catastrophe changed the world'; Worst nuclear accident in history, like two Chernobyls; 'Poisoned entire landscapes for centuries'
  • Kyodo News - Pakistan, China engage in ambitious civil nuclear cooperation - Shahid-ur-Rehman Khan
  • Kyodo News - TEPCO uses cosmic rays to grasp condition inside damaged reactors
  • Kyodo News - Austria calling on U.N. members to back anti-nuke statement