Monday, September 01, 2014

  • Bloomberg - Japan Seeks to Double Investment in India Amid China Tensions - Isabel Reynolds and Maiko Takahashi
  • Bloomberg - Areva Delays Finnish Reactor Startup to 2018, Disappointing TVO - Francois De Beaupuy
  • Reuters - UPDATE 2-Finland's nuclear plant start delayed again; Areva, TVO trade blame - Jussi Rosendahl
  • Reuters - Florida power utilities fear return of 'Green Governor' Crist - David Adams
  • Reuters - After deadline, Iran says it is still working on nuclear steps for IAEA - Michelle Moghtader and Fredrik Dahl
  • Reuters - Fukushima fallout: Resentment grows in nearby Japanese city - Mari Saito and Antoni Slodkowski
  • BBC - Nuclear vow at Japan-India talks
  • Wall Street Journal - Areva Says Finnish Nuclear Reactor Ready in 2018 - Juhana Rossi
  • YLE News - Nuclear contractor Areva and operator TVO disagree on new Olkiluoto 3 timetable
  • Economic Times - India to finalise uranium deal with Australia during Tony Abbot's visit
  • Economic Times - Dipanjan Roy Chaudhury
  • Daily Telegraph - Radioactive wild boar roaming the forests of Germany - Justin Huggler
  • NBC News - Fukushima to Store Soil Tainted After Nuclear Plant Meltdown - Arata Yamamoto
  • Japan Times - Fukushima governor tells ministers prefecture accepts radioactive waste
  • Ars Technica - Trinitite: The radioactive rock buried in New Mexico before the Atari games - Megan Geuss
  • Japan Times - Chiba cities prepare to take back, dispose of their radioactive waste - Tomohiro Osaki
  • New London Day - Federal government wants nuclear waste train - Ray Henry
  • Globalnews.ca - Former Saskatchewan uranium mill cleaned up 50 years later - Rob Drinkwater
  • Tehran Times - Iran expects reciprocity in nuclear talks: Rouhani
  • Japan Times - Three Chiba cities will store radioactive waste if state fails to build final disposal site, NHK says
  • ABP News - Differences persist on nuclear deal text ahead of Modi-Abe talks - Charu Sudan Kasturi
  • Khaleej Times - Editorial: Nuclear discord, again
  • The Guardian - Welcome to Sellafield, the last bastion of affordable house prices - Katie Allen
  • GlobalPost - Fukushima gov. tells ministers of acceptance of radioactive waste
  • ABP News - Talks on for civil nuclear deal with Japan: Modi
  • Nuclear Engineering - Book review - Radiation and Risk: Expert Perspectives - Chris Englefield Cradp Fsrp Fsyi
  • Business Standard - India should not be despondent if nuclear deal does not go through with Japan: Diplomat
  • Ria Novosti - Iran Ready to Continue Talks with P5+1 to Reach Final Agreement on Nuclear Issue - Reports
  • Nuclear Engineering - Olkiluoto 3 operation expected in 2018
  • Press TV - Anti-Iran bans prove US not trustworthy: Iran MP
  • Press TV - US sanctions against Iran outrageous: Analyst
  • BBC - India and Japan prime ministers meet in Tokyo
  • Wall Street Journal - AREVA: Updated schedule for Olkiluoto 3
  • CTV News.ca - Cameco workers protest following rejected offer
  • Joongang Daily - North's UN visit may signal change
  • The Guardian - We need to tell the truth about what Russia is doing in Ukraine - Wesley Clark
  • Reuters - Olkiluoto 3 to begin output in late 2018 -Nordic power bourse
  • Mainichi Daily News - Testimony from former chief of crippled Fukushima nuclear plant encourages ex-worker
  • AsiaOne - Fukushima's N-plant 'retreat' misreported globally
  • Asahi Shimbun - Tohoku teenager recounts harrowing ordeal in 2011 tsunami for Paris audience - Natsuki Edogawa
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Fukushima gov.: Tainted soil site decision 'painful' - Junzo Ono and Yuki Inamura
  • Japan Times - Kagawa governor set to win re-election
  • Korea Herald - [Editorial] Flurry of diplomatic activities
  • Japan Focus - Hiroshima's Disaster, Climate Crisis, and the Future of the Resilient City - Andew Dewit
  • The Hankyoreh - When will N. Korea respond to high-level talks proposal? - Park Byong-Su
  • Trend News Agency - Iran's runaway energy consumption - Dalga Khatinoglu
  • Washington Post blog - All-natural mushroom cloud: Timelapse of exploding thunderstorm - Jason Samenow
  • BBC - Nuclear vow at Japan-India talks
  • Xinhua News - Chinese premier vows deepened energy, infrastructure cooperation with Romania
  • Xinhua News - Deeper energy cooperation promotes China, Russia partnership
  • Xinhua News - China, Russia start construction of gas pipeline
  • Press TV - Zarif, Ashton hold nuclear talks in Brussels
  • Press TV - Iran implementing five nuclear cooperation measures: IAEA envoy
  • Japan Times - Abe faces roadblock this fall - Sentaku Magazine
  • WCMU - Potential nuclear waste threat to Great Lakes at Canadian border
  • Vermont Journalism Trust - NEW NRC RULE SUPPORTS INDEFINITE STORAGE OF NUCLEAR WASTE
  • Nevada Appeal - Feds want nuclear waste train - Ray Henry
  • ENENews - Deceased Fukushima Chief: "I thought we were really dead" – Fear of "nuclear doom for eastern Japan" – "A total failure in which the fuel melts and breaches… containment vessel"
  • NHK World - Lawyers call on TEPCO to accept settlements
  • NHK World - Abe thanks Fukushima for 'tough decision'
  • NHK World - Residents give mixed reactions to decision
  • NHK World - Fukushima Daiichi workers to sue TEPCO
  • Mainichi Daily News - Testimony from former chief of crippled Fukushima nuclear plant encourages ex-worker
  • Kyodo News - Fukushima gov. tells ministers of acceptance of radioactive waste
  • Asahi Shimbun - Tohoku teenager recounts harrowing ordeal in 2011 tsunami for Paris audience - Natsuki Edogawa
  • Japan Times - Four subcontractor employees to sue Tepco for Fukushima No. 1 dangerous-work benefits
  • Fukushima Diary - [Column] Visa research, Japanese family and citizen emigrating to Europe and a reader got Dr by Fukushima Diary - Iori Mochizuki
  • Signs of the Times - Nightmare to continue: Fukushima governor okays nuclear waste storages in return for almost $3bn in subsidies
  • Bellona - Radiological survey of sunken K-159 finally puts to sea after mechanical delays
  • Japan Times - Three Chiba cities will store radioactive waste if state fails to build final disposal site, NHK says
  • ABC - Fukushima governor accepts 'temporary' radioactive waste storage

    Sunday, August 31, 2014

  • The Guardian - What is the environmental cost of war? - Lucy Siegle
  • Reuters - Iran says possible response to new U.S. sanctions could not be 'pleasant' - Michelle Moghtader
  • Reuters - Fukushima fallout: Resentment grows in nearby Japanese city - Mari Saito and Antoni Slodkowski
  • News1130 - Tough conditions for cleanup 50 years later of former Saskatchewan uranium mill
  • Press TV - Is US sincere in negotiations over Iran nuclear energy?
  • Ha'aretz Daily - Newly declassified documents reveal how U.S. agreed to Israel's nuclear program - Amir Oren
  • Independent Australia - Australia sleepwalks towards a dangerous nuclear future - Dr Helen Calidcott
  • ABC News - Feds Want Nuclear Waste Train, but Nowhere to Go - Ray Henry
  • WantChinaTimes - More coastal nuclear plants to be built in China
  • Asahi Shimbun - Fukushima governor gives go-ahead for intermediate storage facility for radioactive debris
  • St. Louis Post-Dispatch - Exelon doubts EPA will order removal of West Lake radioactive waste - Jacob Barker
  • Sydney Morning Herald - Doubts over India's ability to handle nuclear power expansion - Jason Koutsoukis
  • Press TV - Iran nuclear talks to continue on fringes of UN General Assembly: Ashton
  • Japan Times - Fukushima No. 1 chief feared nuclear doom for eastern Japan
  • Japan Times - Tepco abandons goal of cleaning up radioactive water with ALPS system
  • Reuters - Fukushima fallout: Resentment grows in nearby Japanese city
  • Mari Saito and Antoni Slodkowski - Taiwan warns of electricity rationing as people debate nuclear power
  • Press TV - US sanctions violate Geneva nuclear deal: Iran FM
  • Asahi Shimbun - Anti-nuclear protesters fear that restrictions on hate speech will also target them
  • Korea Herald - Impasse over lifetime extension of Wolseong unit 1 drags on - Seo Jee-Yeon
  • Times and Democrat - SRS completes dissolution of 'Experiment' fuel
  • Al Jazeera - Japan: Nuking the news
  • Economic Times - Madras Atomic Power Station units renew operational licence till December 2015
  • St. Louis Post-Dispatch - Exelon doubts EPA will order removal of West Lake radioactive waste - Jacob Barker
  • Aiken Standard - SRR improves rainwater basin to prevent leaks - Derrek Asberry
  • Deccan Chronicle - Modi's Japan trip has global dimension
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Yoshida Interviews / N-plant 'retreat' misreported globally
  • The Ecologist - Sister Megan Rice is an inspiration to all humanity - Michael Edwards
  • Press TV - US sanctions violate Geneva nuclear deal: Iran FM
  • Press TV - Iran nuclear talks to continue on fringes of UN General Assembly: Ashton
  • Fukushima Diary - 15 Billion Bq of Tritium flows to the Pacific every single day / Tepco under-reported 1/15 at press conference - Iori Mochizuki
  • Fukushima Diary - Fukushima fishery cooperative to let Tepco and the government explain highly contaminated water discharge plan - Iori Mochizuki
  • Fukushima Diary - Tepco "found" 8 more fuel assemblies under the fallen debris in Reactor 3 pool - Iori Mochizuki
  • Fukushima Diary - All ß nuclide density spiked 32 times much in groundwater of Fukushima plant - Iori Mochizuki
  • Mainichi Daily News - Fukushima nuke plant chief feared catastrophe for eastern Japan

    Saturday, August 30, 2014

  • Tenth Amendment Center - Nevada Beats Feds By Turning Off their Water
  • New York Times - Nuclear Waste Is Allowed Above Ground Indefinitely - Matthew L. Wald
  • New Mexico Business Weekly - Boston company working to bring LANL data-security technology to market - Dan Mayfield
  • Bayshore Broadcasting - Preparing for DGR Hearings--OPG insists DGR plan for low and mid level waste in Kincardine is safe. - John Divinski
  • Ria Novosti - New Report Adds to Concern Over Use Of Depleted Uranium By US, UK
  • Bloomberg - Iran Says Latest U.S. Sanctions Won't Stop Nuclear Talks - Golnar Motevalli
  • Bloomberg - Cameco to Shut Down Top Uranium Mine After Talks With Union Fail - Christopher Donville
  • Reuters - Iran says new U.S. curbs conflict with spirit of nuclear talks - Michelle Moghtader and Fredrik Dahl
  • Reuters - Iran nuclear talks to continue on fringes of U.N. assembly: Ashton - Lisa Jucca
  • Reuters - Cameco uranium mine stops production after union rejects offer - Rod Nickel
  • Reuters - WRAPUP 4-Ukraine seeks to join NATO; defiant Putin compares Kiev to Nazis - Alexei Anishchuk and Richard Balmforth
  • New York Times - U.S. Adds Penalties Amid Resistance by Iran to Inspection of Nuclear Work - David E. Sanger
  • The Guardian - Iran says US sanctions will hinder nuclear talks - Kevin Rawlinson and Agencies
  • The Tennessean - 6 things to know about TVA and nuclear power - Duane W. Gang
  • Tehran Times - West has no choice but to engage Iran: nuclear chief
  • Uranium Investing News - Clean Up at Homestake's Abandoned Uranium Mines to Cost $500,000
  • IPS - Ban on Nuke Tests OK, But Where's the Ban on Nuke Weapons? - Thalif Deen
  • Ria Novosti - International Day Against Nuclear Tests
  • Asahi Shimbun - Interview/ Alexander Kmentt: Focus should be on anti-humanitarian nature of nuclear weapons - Masato Tainaka
  • Creamer's Mining Weekly - Quebec to hold public hearings on province's uranium industry - Henry Lazenby
  • Japan Times - Fukushima governor all but accepts radioactive storage plan
  • Trend News Agency - Tehran, Moscow keen to enhance nuclear cooperation
  • Traverse City Ticker - County Opposes Nuclear Waste in Ontario
  • Xinhua News - U.S. slaps more sanctions over Iran's nuke program
  • Tehran Times - Final nuclear deal depends on 5+1 goodwill: Iran's top negotiator
  • Aiken Standard - SRNS completes disposition of fuel from L Area - Derrek Asberry
  • CBS News - Three years later, Fukushima radiation leaves towns eerily empty
  • LiveScience - Humanity's Longest-Lasting Legacy: Miles of Holes - Kelly Dickerson
  • Japan Times - Fukushima families sue prefecture, government for radiation exposure during meltdown crisis
  • Trend News Agency - Russia will try to lift sanctions imposed on Iran - Milad Fashtami
  • Platts - US imposes sanctions for obfuscation of Iranian condensate sales, oil transfers - Herman Wang
  • The Diplomat - Kim Jong-Un's Money Manager Defects to Russia - Ankit Panda
  • Saskatoon StarPhoenix - Cameco mine shut down after talks fail
  • Focus News - IMF approves $1.4 billion in new funds for Ukraine
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Deputy director leaving ORNL for post at Berkeley Lab - Frank Munger
  • GreenWorld - Visualizing the climate march
  • BBC - Iran President Rouhani hits out at US sanctions
  • Bellona - Members of Rosatom's Public Chamber stand up for NGOs rights to criticize nuclear power in Russia
  • Xinhua News - U.S. new sanctions against Iran "inconsistent" with Geneva agreement: Rouhani
  • Xinhua News - Iranian student ordered to leave Norway
  • Press TV - No choice for enemy but to interact with Iran: Salehi
  • Press TV - Sanctions will fail to stop Iran nuclear energy program: Zarif
  • Press TV - Iran nuclear deal hinges on Sextet's goodwill: Top negotiator
  • Press TV - Talks with Lavrov to focus on Iran nuclear issue: Zarif
  • Defense Department - Notices: Meetings: Strategic Environmental Research and Development Program, Scientific Advisory Board, Pages 51980 - 51981 [FR DOC #: 2014-20748]
  • Energy Department - Record of Decision To Withdraw From Production and Distribution of the Radioisotope Germanium-68 Used for Calibration Sources, Pages 51985 - 51986 [FR DOC #: 2014-20749]
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notices: Meetings: Science Advisory Board Advisory Panel Review of EPA Report on the Environment 2014; Teleconference, Pages 52001 - 52002 [FR DOC #: 2014-20786]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals, Pages 52057 - 52058 [FR DOC #: 2014-20644]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings; Sunshine Act, Pages 52072 - 52073 [FR DOC #: 2014-20901]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Indian Point Nuclear Generating Units 2 and 3; Entergy Nuclear Operations, Inc., Pages 52058 - 52059 [FR DOC #: 2014-20810]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Facility Operating and Combined Licenses: Applications and Amendments to Involving No Significant Hazards Considerations, Pages 52059 - 52072 [FR DOC #: 2014-20671]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on AP1000, Page 52072 [FR DOC #: 2014-20815]
  • KPBS - Concerns Raised At Community Panel on Decommissioning San Onofre Nuclear Power Plant - Promise Yee
  • The Guardian - Crisis, renewal and the prospects for science advice in Japan - Tateo Arimoto and Yasushi Sato
  • POGO - No More Excuses for Failing to Downblend - Scott H. Amey, J.D.
  • WLUC - Nuclear waste debate
  • Bismarck Tribune - Groups want to see draft study on oil field waste
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Worldwide deployments of nuclear weapons, 2014 - Hans M. Kristensen and Robert S. Norris
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Scottish independence could leave UK nuclear weapons homeless - James Mckeon
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - How California's carbon market actually works - Danny Cullenward
  • CATO Institute - Where in Constitution Is CIA Absolved of Its Multitude of Crimes? - Nat Hentoff
  • Independent Institute - Blowback from Further U.S. Intervention in Iraq - Ivan Eland
  • London Free Press - Lake Huron site 'safest place' for nuclear waste 25 - Barbara Simpson
  • Al Jazeera - Experts clash on Fukushima radiation effects - John Boyd
  • GlobalPost - Fukushima nuclear plant chief feared catastrophe for eastern Japan
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Fukushima gov. OKs soil interim storage
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - N-plant interviews may come out in early Sept. - Traverse City Record Eagle
  • Traverse City Record-Eagle - Editorial: Michigan has to toughen its dumping, landfill rules
  • Red Wing Republican Eagle - Tribe 'disappointed' in waste storage rule - Michael Brun
  • Fukushima Diary - Miyagi fishery cooperative to export sea squirt to Hong Kong for the import regulation of S. Korea - Iori Mochizuki
  • Fukushima Diary - 6 intense quakes hit Hyuga-Nada within 5 hours / The western end of Nankai Trough - Iori Mochizuki
  • Fukushima Diary - Fukushima worker "I haven't heard Operation Desk that Tepco says fell into SFP 3? - Iori Mochizuki
  • Fukushima Diary - 400 kg of debris dropped onto 2 fuel assemblies in Reactor 3 pool / State of fuel unverified yet – Photos - Iori Mochizuki
  • ENENews - Accident in Reactor 3 fuel pool at Fukushima – Large piece of wreckage falls nearby spent uranium rods – M5 quake hits plant soon after – Official: "Unable to say" whether any are damaged (PHOTOS & VIDEO)
  • NHK World - Fukushima formally accepts waste storage plan
  • NHK World - Fukushima to accept waste storage plan
  • Kyodo News - Fukushima nuclear plant chief feared catastrophe for eastern Japan
  • Kyodo News - Fukushima declares acceptance of storage for contaminated soil
  • Japan Times - Fukushima governor officially accepts radioactive storage plan
  • Japan Times - Fukushima families sue prefecture, government for radiation exposure during meltdown crisis
  • Mainichi Daily News - Nuclear disaster evacuee compensation halved across board: internal document
  • Mainichi Daily News - Going Nuclear: Shattered pride (Pt. 20)
  • Mainichi Daily News - 32,000 people compensated for Minamata disease, more awaiting recognition

    Friday, August 29, 2014

  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: License Renewals: Tennessee Valley Authority for Watts Bar Nuclear Power Plant Unit 2; Special Nuclear Materials, Pages 51625 - 51626 [FR DOC #: 2014-20670]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Rules: Fee Schedules: Fee Recovery for Fiscal Year 2014; Correction, Pages 51470 - 51471 [FR DOC #: 2014-20778]
  • Tennessee Valley Authority - Notices: Meetings: Regional Resource Stewardship Council, Pages 51635 - 51636 [FR DOC #: 2014-20580]
  • Barre Montpelier Times Argus - NRC: Nuclear waste is in Vermont's future - Susan Smallheer
  • Daily Signal - NRC Final Rule: Nothing More Than a Patch for a Broken System - Jack Spencer, Katie Tubb
  • Tri-City Herald - DOE agrees to pay $23.6M to Energy Northwest - Annette Cary
  • Aiken Standard - Rep. Wilson: MOX is 63 percent complete - Derrek Asberry
  • Al-Arabiya - Will Israel attack Iran's nuclear installation? - Majid Rafizadeh
  • Atomic Insights - Radiophobia hits home - Rod Adams
  • Augusta Chronicle - Georgia Power reports 'schedule challenges' but no new delays at Vogtle - Walter C. Jones
  • Baltimore Sun - Letter: Nuclear power is indeed greener -- unless sea levels continue to rise - Jeff Stennett, Gambrils
  • BBC - Nato protesters open peace camp at Newport's Tredegar Park
  • BBC - Indian media: PM Modi's Japan visit
  • BBC - US imposes more sanctions on firms aiding Iran
  • Beyond Nuclear - NRC whistleblower reveals agency covering up US reactors vulnerability to earthquakes: FOE petitioning NRC for closure of Diablo Canyon
  • Bloomberg - Tepco Says 400-Kg Control Console Fell Into Fukushima Fuel Pool - Emi Urabe and Peter Langan
  • Buckeye Country 105.5 - Portman Visits Piketon A-Plant
  • Cape Cod Times - Residents: Pilgrim waste hurts property values - Chris Burrell
  • Chillicothe Gazette - DOE officials visit Piketon plant, agree to talks - David Berman
  • Daily Mirror - More than 100 youngsters in Japan diagnosed with thyroid cancer after Fukushima nuclear meltdown - Andy Lines
  • Deutsche Welle - Doctors want to see a drop in radioactivity
  • Economic Times - Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Japan visit may not seal civil nuclear deal - Dipanjan Roy Chaudhury
  • ENENews - Officials reveal about 2 Trillion becquerels of Fukushima radioactive material flowed into ocean every month during 2013 – "Deadly strontium" releases now more than double cesium – "Strontium gets into your bones… it changes the equation" (VIDEO)
  • ENENews - Accident in Reactor 3 fuel pool at Fukushima – Large piece of wreckage falls nearby spent uranium rods – M5 quake hits plant soon after – Official: "Unable to say" whether any have been damage (PHOTOS & VIDEO)
  • Enformable - Workers drop refueling crane console into Fukushima Daiichi Reactor 3 spent fuel pool - Lucas W Hixson
  • Essex Chronicle - Chinese nuclear plans for Bradwell power station could be 'catastrophic'
  • Firstpost - Dear Mr Modi, look beyond bullet trains on your Japan trip - K Yatish Rajawat
  • Forbes - Confidence -- What Does It Mean For Nuclear Waste? - James Conca
  • Forbes - Profit Of China Nuclear Equipment Manufacturers Slides On Weak Demand - Yue Wang
  • Fukushima Diary - Expert "New volcanic island may have a massive explosion" - Iori Mochizuki
  • Fukushima Diary - M5.0 earthquake hit Fukushima offshore - Iori Mochizuki
  • Fukushima Diary - Public employment security office recruits temporary Fukushima worker for frozen wall / 755,700 JPY per month - Iori Mochizuki
  • Fukushima Diary - Tepco dropped a major piece of debris into Spent Fuel Pool of Reactor 3 - Iori Mochizuki
  • GAO - Regulatory Impact Analysis: Development of Social Cost of Carbon Estimates GAO-14-663
  • GhanaWeb - Demystifying fears of nuclear energy generation in Ghana - Jude Nuru
  • Global Research - Scientists Drastically Underestimated Amount of Fukushima Radiation Worldwide
  • GlobalPost - Fukushima Pref. plans to accept radioactive waste storage
  • GlobalPost - Modi calls for upgrading India-Japan defense ties
  • Greenpeace International - Floating nuclear power stations - history's warnings - Blogpost By Jan Haverkamp
  • Huffington Post Canada - The Ontario Government Needs a Lesson in How Energy Markets Work - Mike Schreiner
  • Huffington Post - International Day Against Nuclear Tests Should Push Us All to Demand Global Zero - Valerie Plame Wilson
  • IPS - Large Dams "Highly Correlated" with Poor Water Quality - Carey L. Biron
  • IPS - OPINION: Why Kazakhstan Dismantled its Nuclear Arsenal - Kairat Abdrakhmanov
  • Itar-Tass - Russia not to be drawn into large-scale conflicts – Putin
  • Itar-Tass - Iran nuclear program to top Moscow talks agenda – Iranian foreign minister
  • ITN News - Nuclear test veterans campaign to secure £25m charitable fund
  • Jackson Clarion Ledger - Don't build nuclear plants until Fukushima cleaned up - Chad Scott
  • Jakarta Globe - State Forms Body for Nuclear Technology
  • Japan Times - Fukui holds nuke disaster drill under revised evacuation plan - Eric Johnston
  • Japan Times - Fukushima governor all but accepts radioactive storage plan
  • Japan Times - Heavy control console falls back into Fukushima fuel pool: Tepco
  • Kalamazoo Gazette - Safe operation of Palisades Nuclear Plant calls for constant vigilance (Kalamazoo Gazette editorial) - Yvonne Zipp
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - IG releases report - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Fill 'er up (1943) - Frank Munger
  • Korea Times - Moody's upgrades KEPCO ratings - Park Jin-Hai
  • KPBS - SoCal Edison Reports On Its Decommissioning Plan For San Onofre - Promise Yee
  • KPBS - Concerns Raised At Community Panel on Decommissioning San Onofre Nuclear Power Plant - Promise Yee
  • Kyodo News - Fukushima gov. indicates accepting radioactive waste storage
  • Kyodo News - Fukushima families sue gov't for insufficient anti-radiation steps
  • Kyodo News - Fukushima Pref. plans to accept radioactive waste storage
  • Largs and Millport Weekly News - Row over transfer of nuclear waste
  • Macomb Daily - U.S. Rep. Kildee seeks resolution opposing nuclear waste facility near Lake Huron - Gina Joseph
  • Mail & Guardian - We were robbed, says nuke bidder - Lionel Faull & Sam Sole
  • Mainichi Daily News - Going Nuclear: A request from Iran (Pt. 19)
  • Mainichi Daily News - Fukushima Pref. plans to accept radioactive waste storage
  • Miami Herald - Florida Power & Light cooling canals at Turkey Point nuclear power plant still too hot - Jenny Staletovich
  • Michigan Radio - Growing opposition to proposed Lake Huron nuclear waste facility - Steve Carmody
  • Mining.com - Former uranium miner to pay $500,000 for clean-up in the U.S. - Cecilia Jamasmie
  • New Baltimore Voice - Nuclear waste dump hearings to start in Kincardine - Jim Bloch
  • New London Day - State offers free private well testing
  • New London Day - NRC issues 'white' finding on Millstone - Judy Benson
  • New Mexico Business Weekly - LANL may have answer to computer security - Dan Mayfield
  • NHK World - TEPCO bypass operation failing to have an impact
  • NHK World - Crane drops debris into fuel pool at Daiichi plant
  • NHK World - Fukushima to accept waste storage plan
  • NRC blog - The Final Fee Rule is, Finally, Final - Arlette Howard
  • NRC - NRC Issues Final Safety Evaluation Report for Callaway Nuclear Power Plant License Renewal Application
  • Nuclear Street - Westinghouse Wins Fuel Contract for Three Swedish Reactors
  • Oak Ridger - Y-12: Oak Ridge treasure – national resource Y-12's environment, safety & health history, Part 2
  • Platts - Georgia Power sees schedule pressure at Vogtle nuclear project - William Freebairn
  • Pottstown Phoenix Reporter - Exelon to meet with NRC over security finding at Limerick nuke plant - Evan Brandt
  • Press TV - Talks with Lavrov to focus on Iran nuclear issue: Zarif
  • Press TV - Iran nuclear deal hinges on Sextet's goodwill: Top negotiator
  • Press TV - More than drones over Iran
  • Press TV - US may tap secret act to halt private suit against anti-Iran group
  • Press TV - Sanctions will fail to stop Iran nuclear energy program: Zarif
  • Press TV - No choice for enemy but to interact with Iran: Salehi
  • Reuters - U.S. slaps more sanctions on Iranian banks, firms - Anna Yukhananov
  • Reuters - Iran's foreign minister hopes for nuclear accord 'in short time left' till deadline - Thomas Grove and Andrei Kuzmin
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-Don't mess with nuclear Russia, Putin says - Alexei Anishchuk
  • Ria Novosti - Russian Scientists to Develop Nuclear Waste Removal Technology for Fukushima
  • Ria Novosti - Iran's Foreign Minister Says Nuclear Program Focus of Russia Visit
  • Ria Novosti - TEPCO Says Attempt to Curb Accumulation of Radioactive Water at Fukushima Ineffective
  • Ria Novosti - Moscow Calls on West to Refrain From Bargaining With Iran on Nuclear Issue in Final Stage
  • RT - Fukushima fail: Radioactive groundwater levels not falling
  • Rutland Herald - NRC: Nuclear waste is in Vermont's future - Susan Smallheer
  • SA Business Day - Eskom plans to defend nuclear tender - Charlotte Mathews and Nick Kotch
  • Sarnia Observer - Lake Huron site 'safest place' for nuclear waste - Barbara Simpson
  • Simi Valley Acorn - Meeting on SSFL cleanup will be held in Calabasas
  • Southern Maryland News - Federal ruling on nuclear fuel storage lifts Calvert Cliffs application suspensions - Sarah Fleischman
  • St. Paul Pioneer Press - Environmental groups want access to North Dakota radioactive waste report - Kathleen J. Bryan
  • The Diplomat - India Pushing Nuclear Pact At Modi-Abe Summit - Clint Richards
  • The Guardian - Crisis, renewal and the prospects for science advice in Japan - Tateo Arimoto and Yasushi Sato
  • The Hindu - No review of nuclear doctrine, says Modi
  • The Tennessean - TVA makes $4.5 billion bet on nuclear resurgence - Duane W. Gang
  • Times of San Diego - Public Can Take Up $4.4 Billion San Onofre Closure Plans Tonight in Oceanside - Posted By Jennifer Vigil
  • Toronto Star - Letter: Preparing for nuclear accident - Ernie Koehl, Grafton
  • Trend News Agency - FM Zarif arrives in Moscow
  • Trend News Agency - Talks with Lavrov on spectrum of issues, nuclear topic pivotal, Iran's FM says
  • Trend News Agency - Iran warns UN on consequences of "Israel's violation of its air space" - Umid Niayesh
  • Trend News Agency - Nuclear technology grants deterrence to Iran - Umid Niayesh
  • Trend News Agency - Russia will try to lift sanctions imposed on Iran
  • Trend News Agency - Iran completes indigenous missile system
  • Trend News Agency - Bushehr Nuclear Plant's water desalination factory unveiled
  • Tri-City Herald - DOE agrees to pay $23.6M to Energy Northwest - Annette Cary
  • truth-out - Should Japan Restart Its Nuclear Reactors? - Arnie Gundersen
  • Ukrainian Journal - Ukraine to start building centralized nuclear waste facility in 2015
  • WBSF NBC Michigan - Nuclear waste plant could be built one mile from Lake Huron - Walter Smith-Randolph
  • World Nuclear News - Canadian, Korean organizations agree to cooperate
  • World Nuclear News - Foundation in place for Iter Tokamak
  • World Nuclear News - Defueling completed at Sizewell A
  • World Nuclear News - Final solution for historic used fuel
  • World Nuclear News - Hitachi collaborates on TRU-consuming reactor development
  • Yahoo! News UK - Iran on edge as nuclear talks draw to a close
  • Yahoo! News7 - Weak uranium price hits Paladin - Nick Sas
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Sea of Japan coastal regions must be braced for tsunami onslaught
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea will help North attract investment if it gives up nukes: finance minister - kokobj@yna.co.kr
  • York Daily Record - Big power increase slated for Peach Bottom Atomic

    Thursday, August 28, 2014

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Nevada legislators OK $1.4 million to fight Yucca - Sean Whaley
  • KTVN - State Allocates $1.4M for Yucca Mountain Dump Opposition - Zac Mooney
  • Huffington Post - Road Trip to the "Secret City": Atomic History in Oak Ridge, Tenn. - Raina Regan
  • Toronto Star - Nuclear waste site is rock solid, says OPG - John Spears
  • New Baltimore Voice - Nuclear waste dump hearings to start in Kincardine - Jim Bloch
  • Kalamazoo Gazette - Letter: Depleted uranium's effects in Iraq must be investigated - Wade Adams, Phd, Kalamazoo
  • Foreign Affairs - Seventy Years After Hiroshima and Nagasaki - Fumio Kishida
  • Christian Science Monitor - Want to fight climate change? Build more nuclear power - Nick Cunningham
  • OilPrice - Shuttered Nuclear Plants Means U.S. Will Miss Climate Targets - Nick Cunningham
  • Kalamazoo Gazette - With renewable energy growing and coal shrinking, what's the future of nuclear plants like Palisades? - Julie Mack
  • New York Times - Iran Altering Reactor in Bid for Nuclear Deal - Rick Gladstone
  • Reuters - Modi eyes breakthrough nuclear pact on Japan trip - Sanjeev Miglani
  • Monterey County Weekly blog - How radioactive is the Pacific Ocean after Fukushima? - Kera Abraham
  • Firstpost - Kudankulam nuclear plant to begin commercial operations next month
  • Reuters - Westinghouse challenges South Africa nuclear contract awarded to Areva
  • Press TV - Nuclear talks set to fulfill all Iran's rights: Russia
  • Pittsburgh Business Times - Westinghouse to fuel Swedish nuclear reactors - Paul J. Gough
  • Macomb Daily - Congressman will unveil major plan to block nuclear waste dump on Lake Huron - Gina Joseph
  • Itar-Tass - Real prospects seen for Iran nuclear problem settlement – FM
  • Ria Novosti - Iran Could Become Party to Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty - Russian Foreign Ministry
  • Wall Street Daily - Revolution Brewing in Nuclear Fuel Technology? - Marty Biancuzzo
  • The Hindu - Nuclear energy the only option, says official
  • Milwaukee Business Journal - Town, Kewaunee nuke plant owners settle assessment
  • Point Reyes Light - County cuts contractor with nuclear ties - Christopher Peak
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - Public discussion on dismantling San Onofre - Morgan Lee
  • News Courier - Electrical problem prompts nuclear plant shutdown - Adam Smith
  • Saskatoon StarPhoenix - Nuclear fizzles - Mark Bigland-Pritchard
  • Pottstown Mercury - Exelon to meet with NRC over security finding at Limerick nuke plant - Evan Brandt
  • OilPrice - Suddenly, Nuclear Fusion Is An Attractive Investment - Andy Tully
  • AsiaOne - Govt N-plant tsunami data perplexing
  • Wall Street Journal blog - Fukushima Watch: Plant Manager's Testimony Stirs Debate - John D'amico
  • Florida Today - AFTAC testing for radiation exposure - R. Norman Moody
  • Asahi Shimbun - EDITORIAL: Abe administration ignoring public comment at its peril
  • Daily Post North Wales - Wylfa Newydd reactor approval on target for 2017 after further step forward - Owen Hughes
  • antiwar.com - Iran Complying With Deal, IAEA Still Not Satisfied - Jason Ditz
  • Asahi Shimbun - More ALPS equipment approved for use at Fukushima plant
  • Milwaukee Journal Sentinel - WPPI Energy to buy power from new natural gas-fired plant - Thomas Content
  • Mainichi Daily News - Going Nuclear: The nuclear black market (Pt. 18)
  • Tri-City Herald - 44th Hanford worker checked for possible vapor exposure - Annette Cary
  • AsiaOne - Risk of tsunami in Japan Sea studied
  • in-cumbria - New N-waste plan 'lacking in detail' - Sarah Robinson
  • Beyond Nuclear - Will Diablo Canyon survive the next big earthquake? - Karl Grossman
  • Beyond Nuclear - First time: Japan court orders TEPCO to pay damages for suicide
  • Atomic Insights - Atomic Show #222 – How Proposed EPA CO2 Rule Rewards States for Replacing Nuclear With Gas - Rod Adams
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - TDEC appoints Chris Thompson deputy director for Remediation; will play lead role in DOE oversight - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Y-12/Pantex contractor preps for Continuing Resolution - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - A new use for old tires - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Helping Vietnam - Frank Munger
  • All Things Nuclear - Diablo Canyon: NRC Insider's Dissent - Dave Lochbaum
  • GreenWorld - Fukukshima aftermath, August 2014
  • Xinhua News - Russia hails ties with Iran
  • Xinhua News - Interview: China-Russia energy cooperation promising: Chinese ambassador
  • Bellona - Crushing oyster harvest in Gulf devastating fishermen as science tries to determine if oil or water is to blame
  • Press TV - Iran develops new generation of centrifuges: AEOI chief
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals, Pages 51375 - 51376 [FR DOC #: 2014-20448]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals, Pages 51376 - 51377 [FR DOC #: 2014-20447]
  • Veterans Affairs Department - Notices: Meetings: Research Advisory Committee on Gulf War Veterans' Illnesses, Page 51400 [FR DOC #: 2014-20484]
  • Asahi Shimbun - Hitachi begins joint research with goal of using radioactive waste materials as fuel
  • Las Vegas SUN - Nevada allocates $1.4 million for Yucca opposition - Ken Ritter
  • Bloomberg - Uranium Rises as Dispute Spurs Shutdown of Largest Mine - Christopher Donville
  • Reuters - Exclusive: U.S. may use secrets act to stop suit against Iran sanctions group - Emily Flitter
  • OilPrice - This Critical Uranium Shutdown is Going Ahead - Dave Forest
  • CNBC - Stop worrying, and love nuclear power: Officials - Javier E. David
  • Ann Arbor News - U.S. Rep. Dan Kildee to fight proposed Canadian nuclear waste facility on shores of Lake Huron - Sam Easter
  • WDRB Louisville - Gov. Beshear supports lifting ban on nuclear power plants in KY - Lawrence Smith
  • The Hindu - Regulating India's nuclear estate - Happymon Jacob
  • CNBC - Suddenly, nuclear fusion is drawing investor money
  • Blackburn News - OPG Defends Safety Of Nuclear Waste Repository At Bruce Power - Jordan Mackinnon
  • GhanaWeb - Demystifying fears of nuclear energy generation in Ghana - Jude Nuru.
  • Seaside Courier - Cost to decommission nuclear power plant subject of meeting
  • Sin Chew Jit Poh - Govt urged not to have nuclear plant
  • NW Evening Mail - Doubts raised over nuclear subs move - Cumbria experts have say
  • Fukushima Diary - Having discharged 25,000 t of bypass contaminated water, contaminated groundwater didn't decrease - Iori Mochizuki
  • Fukushima Diary - 5 Billion Bq of Strontium-90 flows to the sea every single day - Iori Mochizuki
  • Fukushima Diary - 5 quakes hit Osaka bay within 16 hours - Iori Mochizuki
  • NHK World - TEPCO bypass operation failing to have an impact
  • NHK World - TEPCO to test-run second water treatment system
  • Kyodo News - Kishida hopes A-bomb anniversary spurs progress on nuclear disarmament
  • Asahi Shimbun - More ALPS equipment approved for use at Fukushima plant

    Wednesday, August 27, 2014

  • KOLO - Nevada Allocates $1.4M for Nuke Dump Opposition
  • The Republic - Nevada lawmakers allocate $1.4M for next phase in Yucca Mountain nuclear waste dump fight - Ken Ritter
  • Politico - How Reid holds veto power over Obama - Darius Dixon
  • AllGov - Ex-Nuclear Inspector's Secret Report Urged Closure of Diablo Canyon Plant
  • Cal Coast News - Former Diablo Canyon inspector urges shut down
  • CounterPunch - Nuclear Faultlines: Diablo Canyon on Shaky Ground - Karl Grossman
  • Los Angeles Times - Letters: Readers React The dangers of nuclear dumps
  • Reuters - U.S. inspector wanted reactor shut on quake fears: report - Barani Krishnan
  • San Francisco Chronicle - Petition seeks closure of Diablo Canyon nuclear plant - David R. Baker
  • KVEW-tv - Department Of Labor Holding Open House For Injuried Employees - Katherine Hessel
  • Tri-City Herald - Webcast to focus on vit plant safety culture, other topics
  • Business Wire - Nuclear Waste Management Conference WM2015 in Phoenix, Arizona March 15–19, 2015
  • Albuquerque Journal - WIPP operator prepares draft plan for reopening - Lauren Villagran
  • Bismarck Tribune - State reviewing radioactive draft results - Lauren Donovan
  • Minneapolis Star Tribune - Xcel defends handling of Monticello nuclear plant upgrade - David Shaffer
  • Seymour Tribune - Excel Energy defends $665M project to rebuild Monticello power plant
  • NBC Chicago - Ex-Guards Raise Concerns About Palisades Nuclear Plant - Chris Coffey
  • World Nuclear News - Cooperation deal to develop advanced reactor
  • Huffington Post - Not All Michiganders Want To Be A Dumping Ground For America's Radioactive Fracking Waste - Kate Abbey-Lambertz
  • Kalamazoo Gazette - Palisades owner Entergy bet on future of nuclear power -- and it has proven a gamble - Julie Mack
  • Portsmouth Daily Times - Portman to bring DOE officials to Piketon - Frank Lewis
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - NRC approves nuclear waste storage to allow TVA to proceed with Watts Bar - Dave Flessner
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - HFIR's fuel conversion seeming less likely - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - DOE: Stay out of our quarry - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - ETEBA & TAEBC (what?) - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Charlie Daniel's take - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Farmer's market (1947) - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - On the move: Brenda Hunter, Ted Sherry - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - IG announces report on rad emergencies, but refuses to release it - Frank Munger
  • Bellona - Sea monsters and devoured jobs are sinking shrimp harvesters four years after the BP blowout - Charles Digges
  • Huntsville Times - Browns Ferry Nuclear Plant's Unit 1 reactor taken offline due to 'electrical load imbalance'
  • Tampa Bay Times - In flip-flop, Duke Energy will buy existing power plant, not build one - Ivan Penn
  • Tampa Bay Times - Editorial: Priorities for Florida's next governor
  • Tampa Bay Times - Editorial: Duke Energy's real outrage
  • Lancaster Intelligencer Journal - Peach Bottom nuclear plant gets green light to produce more power - Ad Crable
  • Ann Arbor News - U.S. Rep. Dan Kildee to announce anti-nuclear waste initiatives in Bay City - Sam Easter
  • NJ Today - Environmentalists: Wait for pro-industry nuclear regulator to go
  • Cape Cod Times - Nuclear plants prevail on storage of waste - Christine Legere
  • Cape Cod Times - Pilgrim neighbors sue over property values - Chris Burrell
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - Chris Burrell
  • Vermont Public Radio - NRC Finds Spent Fuel Safe To Store 'Indefinitely' Onsite - Susan Keese
  • Al Jazeera America - Superfast US test rocket fails but could still change how we wage war - Wilson Dizard
  • Atomic Insights - Atomic Show #221 – Acting Locally - Rod Adams
  • Beyond Nuclear - another name, NRC Commission blesses Nuclear Waste Confidence
  • Bloomberg - Okay to Store Used Reactor Fuel on Site, if It's Done Safely: NRC - Pat Ware
  • GreenWorld - NRC approves radwaste rule; ends reactor licensing moratorium. Magwood phones it in. - Michael Mariotte
  • The Guardian - Hypersonic weapons and the new global arms race - Homa Khaleeli
  • Engineering.com - A New Understanding of Nuclear Fuel - Mark Atwater
  • Platts - US NRC commission approves rule on continued spent-fuel storage
  • POWERnews - NRC Issues Final Rule to Replace Waste Confidence Decision, Ends Licensing Suspension - Sonal Patel
  • World Nuclear News - NRC approves final rule on used fuel storage
  • DOE - Energy Department Officially Dedicates New National Security Campus in Kansas City
  • DOE - Energy Department Invests $67 Million to Advanced Nuclear Technology
  • DOE:EM - EM Update | Vol. 6, Issue 8 |August 2014
  • NRC - NRC Lifts Probation for Georgia's Agreement State Regulatory Program; Heightened Oversight to Continue
  • NRC - Chairman Allison M. Macfarlane Prepared Remarks at Organization of Agreement States Meeting Wednesday, August 27, 2014 Chicago, IL
  • NRC - Chairman Allison M. Macfarlane Prepared Remarks at American Nuclear Society 8th International Conference on Isotopes Wednesday, August 27, 2014 Chicago, Illinois
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notices: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Confidential Financial Disclosure Form for Special Government Employees Serving on Federal Advisory Committees at the Environmental Protection Agency, Pages 51152 - 51153 [FR DOC #: 2014-20286]
  • Earth Policy Institute - Geothermal Power Approaches 12,000 Megawatts Worldwide - J. Matthew Roney
  • BBC - Chile launches its biggest wind farmBy Gideon Long
  • Canada NewsWire - MOU promotes stronger ties among Canadian and Korean nuclear suppliers
  • CBC News - Cameco issues lockout notice at 2 uranium facilities
  • New Baltimore Voice - Nuclear waste dump hearings to start in Kincardine - Jim Bloch
  • Port Huron Times Herald - People not happy with proposed nuclear waste dump - Nicholas Grenke,
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-Cameco to shut world's largest uranium mine in labor dispute - Rod Nickel
  • Toronto Star - Nuclear waste site is rock solid, says OPG - John Spears
  • Bloomberg - First Solar Developing 250MW of Projects in Japan in Energy Push - Chisaki Watanabe
  • CNN - TEPCO ordered to pay compensation in landmark Fukushima suicide case - Yoko Wakatsuki and Madison Park
  • The Diplomat - Waste Storage, Reactor Dismantlement Show Positive Signs For Fukushima - Clint Richards
  • HeritageDaily - The nuclear legacy of Hiroshima is a global issue, how much of it is a trauma for everybody? - Taylor & Francis
  • Reuters - As Japan pushes power deregulation, Tepco moves in on rivals' turf - Kentaro Hamada
  • RT - Fukushima disaster bill more than $105bn, double earlier estimate – study
  • UPI - Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant owner liable in suicide, court says - Ed Adamczyk
  • Wall Street Journal blog - Sea of Japan Quake Could Cause 23 Meter Tsunami - John D'amico
  • Asahi Shimbun - Fukushima towns OK plan to construct storage facilities for nuke waste - Yoshitaka Ito
  • Asahi Shimbun - More than 10,000 students affected by 2011 disasters still in schools in other prefectures
  • Asahi Shimbun - Life of man who survived both Hiroshima and Nagasaki bombings subject of children's book
  • Asahi Shimbun - Life of man who survived both Hiroshima and Nagasaki bombings subject of children's book - Yukari Takahashi
  • Asahi Shimbun - Tsunami risk in Sea of Japan region just as high as Pacific coastline
  • Asahi Shimbun - EDITORIAL: Society must find ways to reduce stress of Fukushima survivors
  • ENENews - Japan Paper: Now 104 children diagnosed with cancer of thyroid in Fukushima – New results show 5-fold increase in rate of suspected/confirmed cancers
  • Fukushima Diary - Having discharged 25,000 t of bypass contaminated water, contaminated groundwater didn't decrease - Iori Mochizuki
  • Japan Times - Experts want more debate on risks of volcanoes near nuclear plants
  • Japan Times - Megaquake off Sea of Japan could spur tsunami of up to 23 meters: panel
  • Kyodo News - S. Korea nuclear plant control facility forced offline by rain
  • Kyodo News - Kyodo Feature Advisory
  • Mainichi Daily News - Going Nuclear: The cold war cause (Pt. 17)
  • Mainichi Daily News - Family of U.S. POW reflects on life after Japanese city spared nuclear devastation
  • Mainichi Daily News - Widower of woman who committed suicide hails court ruling over nuclear disaster
  • Mainichi Daily News - Editorial: Ruling on nuclear evacuee suicide holds TEPCO accountable
  • NHK World - $820 mil. grant plan for 2 Fukushima towns
  • NHK World - Fukushima to host nuclear waste storages
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Govt N-plant tsunami data perplexing
  • World Nuclear News - China Three Gorges to invest in nuclear
  • The Hankyoreh - [Editorial] It's scary when a nuclear plant can't even handle a rainstorm
  • Joongang Daily - U.S. gov't to shift lineup for Korea - Chun Su-Jin, Sarah Kim
  • Korea Herald - N. Korea developing ballistic missile submarine: report - Song Sang-Ho
  • Yonhap News - Key lawmaker urges Seoul to lift sanctions on N. Korea
  • Philippine Star - Costly mistakes in our nation-building - Gerardo P. Sicat
  • Institute for War and Peace Reporting - Radiating Ill Health in Tajikistan - Kamar Ahror
  • Indian Express - India widens N-fuel base, signs up Uzbek firm for uranium supplies - Anil Sasi
  • Reuters - India's Modi eyes breakthrough nuclear pact on Japan trip - Sanjeev Miglani
  • BBC - Wylfa nuclear power station owner seeks extension
  • Bloomberg - U.K. Gas Use Set for First August Gain Since '10 on Nuclear Cuts - Isis Almeida
  • in-cumbria - Doubts raised over nuclear subs move - Cumbria experts have say
  • News & Star - New nuclear store process ignores our views, says Copeland council leader - Sarah Robinson
  • Nuclear Engineering - Sellafield waste store completed
  • Yahoo News UK - UK nuclear regulator to decide on Wylfa 1 life extension next month - Nina Chestney
  • Newswire Today - AREVA Selected by Major U.S. Utility for $100 million Investment in Nuclear Power Generation
  • Bloomberg - Belgium Nuclear Halts Boost Power Premium on Supply Risk - Rachel Morison
  • DutchNews - Dutch officials worried about Belgian nuclear power station safety
  • NL Times - Dutch gov't wary of Belgian nuclear plant's poor security - Janene Van Jaarsveldt
  • Nuclear Engineering - The 10 million-piece nuclear puzzle
  • Barents Observer - Surveys of K-159 have started - Trude Pettersen
  • Armenian News Agency - Joint efforts of Armenia and Kazakhstan in field of nuclear disarmament discussed in Yerevan
  • Business Review Romania - Nuclearelectrica starts seeking investors for nuclear reactors - Ovidiu Posirca
  • Greenpeace International - Czech nuclear envoy has interesting insights into the problems with nuclear power - Blogpost By Jan Haverkamp
  • Itar-Tass - Ukraine launches construction of fuel storage in Chernobyl Exclusion Zone
  • Kyiv Post - Ukraine plans to start building spent nuclear fuel storage facility in 2015
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-Bulgaria sets up energy board to boost transparency - Angel Krasimirov
  • Reuters - CORRECTED-Czech CEZ to reconnect Temelin nuclear plant unit 1 at weekend
  • Ria Novosti - Russia Continues Talks With Ukraine on Nuclear Plant Construction - Rosatom
  • World Nuclear News - Ukrainian used fuel store under construction
  • Xinhua News - New Russian strategic subs use only domestically-made equipment
  • antiwar.com - Cheney's Legacy: Honesty Still in Short Supply - Ray Mcgovern
  • UAE National - More than 55 per cent of Abu Dhabi's Unit 1 nuclear power plant complete - Caline Malek
  • Reuters - Iran says testing new nuclear enrichment machine, may irk West - Michelle Moghtader In Dubai and Fredrik Dahl In Vienna
  • Reuters - Deadline passed, no sign of breakthrough in Iran nuclear probe - Fredrik Dahl
  • Trend News Agency - Iran starts redesigning of Arak heavy water reactor - Umid Niayesh
  • Trend News Agency - Expert explains why monitoring Iran's uranium mines important for IAEA - Umid Niayesh
  • Press TV - Iran, Russia play key role for lasting peace: Iran MP
  • Press TV - Iran develops new generation of centrifuges: AEOI chief
  • Bloomberg - South Africa Energy Minister to Intervene on Renewable Deals - Paul Burkhardt

    Tuesday, August 26, 2014

  • Sierra Club - Michigan Chapter - Snyder Should Ban, Not Study Radioactive Waste Imports to Michigan - Mike Berkowitz
  • Japan Times - After leaks, government to release interviews with deceased Fukushima plant boss - Reiji Yoshida
  • Japan Times - The unsung heroes of Fukushima - Najmedin Meshkati
  • Wall Street Journal blog - Fukushima Watch: Early Data on Thyroid Cancer Released - Jun Hongo
  • Asahi Shimbun - Major budget cut planned for radiation forecasting tool for nuclear accidents - Toshio Kawada
  • Kalamazoo Gazette - Michigan to review standards for radioactive waste allowed in Wayne County landfill - Jonathan Oosting
  • Reuters - UPDATE 3-Japanese court rules against nuclear operator in suicide suit - Lisa Twaronite
  • GlobalPost - Japanese court rules TEPCO responsible for evacuee's suicide after nuclear crisis
  • Los Angeles Times - Former inspector urges nuclear regulators to close California plant - Abby Sewell
  • Greenpeace International - Nuclear power: reliably unreliable - Blogpost By Justin Mckeating
  • Kalamazoo Gazette - Safety culture of Palisades Nuclear Plant's security department scrutinized after ex-guards raise concerns - Yvonne Zipp
  • Wall Street Journal - Heavy Rain in South Korea Kills Five, Shuts Nuclear Plant - Jeyup S. Kwaak
  • Detroit Free Press - Michigan landfill operator suspends receipt of low-level radioactive waste - Keith Matheny
  • The Hill blog - Regulators lift nuke plant licensing moratorium - Timothy Cama
  • San Francisco Chronicle - Earthquake concerns prompt call to shut nuclear plant
  • Polskie Radio - Poles support nuclear energy programme
  • World Nuclear News - Polish public supports nuclear plan
  • Los Angeles Times - Former inspector calls for state's last nuclear plant to be closed - Marc Lifsher
  • All Things Nuclear - Price-Anderson and Nuclear Safety Good Buys (or Good Byes?) - Dave Lochbaum
  • Rapid City Journal - Permitting dispute could delay uranium mining for years - Jerri Baker
  • The Ecologist - Bombs Ahoy! Why the UK is desperate for nuclear power - Oliver Tickell
  • Tampa Bay Times - Bousquet column: Duke Energy makes battle for governor go nuclear - Steve Bousquet
  • CBS New York - Hazmat Team Sent After Radioactive Material Is Found In Impounded Car
  • Xinhua News - New Chinese nuclear plant to open in 2016
  • Energy Collective - The Challenge of Financing Nuclear Plants - Financing Energy Requires Huge Investment - Milton Caplan
  • The Hill blog - Nuke expert wants California plant closed over earthquake worries - Timothy Cama
  • Daily Hamshire Gazette - Nuclear Regulatory Commission reopens petition from anti-nuclear groups seeking Entergy financial information - Richie Davis
  • UT DailyBeacon - Nuclear security reviewed at brown bag event - Rj Vogt
  • Kewaunee County Star-News - Town, nuke plant owners settle assessment - Alyssa Bloechl
  • NBC New York - Radioactive Material Found Inside Towed Car, Sparks Brief Hazmat Scare: FDNY
  • Press TV - Sanctions fallout could go nuclear
  • Cape Cod Times - Crack fixed, Pilgrim plant nuke plant up and running - Christine Legere
  • Aiken Standard - SRNS intern experiences life as a 'nuclear worker' at SRS
  • WOWT - OPPD To Test Alert System Around Fort Calhoun Nuclear Power Station Tuesday - Leanne Morman
  • Tehran Times - U.S., EU allies attempting to sabotage Iran's nuclear facilities: AEOI
  • Nuclear Engineering - Damaged Paks nuclear fuel returned to Russia
  • Press TV - Zarif, Ashton to meet ahead of nuclear talks: EU
  • antiwar.com - Any Nuclear Agreement with Iran Must Have Proper Approval from Congress - Ivan Eland
  • News & Star - Almost 3,000 people urge Government to scrap Cumbria nuclear reactor plans - Jonny Irving
  • Nuclear Engineering - Radwaste in Korea: how much is there? - Caroline Peachey
  • Yonhap News - Gori nuclear reactor halts from influx of rainwater - kokobj@yna.co.kr
  • WLTX - Construction Delay Could Mean SCE&G Rate Increase - Jenny Wirtzberger
  • GlobalPost - 3 overseas firms picked to help tackle Fukushima plant toxic water
  • The Guardian - Fukushima suicide victim's family wins damages
  • Asahi Shimbun - Court orders TEPCO to compensate family of Fukushima woman who committed suicide
  • Japan Times - Famous panels depicting scenes after 1945 A-bombings to be exhibited in Washington - Keiji Hirano
  • World Nuclear News - What was deadly at Fukushima?
  • KSBY San Luis Obispo - Leaked document questions Diablo Canyon's seismic safety - Lili Tan
  • BBC - Tepco to pay damages in Fukushima suicide case
  • Alaska Public Radio Network - Scientists Check Up On Nuc Site Rattled By Summer Quake - Lauren Rosenthal
  • Japan Times - Fukushima court rules against Tepco in suicide case
  • Global Research - The New York Times is an Organ of the U.S. Security State - Robert Parry
  • Japan Times - Ministry to seek ¥8.1 billion to study Fukushima No. 1 reactor dismantlement
  • Mainichi Daily News - TEPCO ordered to pay damages over nuclear evacuee's suicide
  • Mainichi Daily News - Experts want more debate on risks of volcanoes near nuclear plant
  • KING5 Seattle - DOE responds to KING 5 exclusive on gas release at Hanford - Gary M Chittim,
  • FOE - Diablo Canyon: Secret document details federal safety inspector's alarm over plant's vulnerability to earthquakes - Posted By: Kate Colwell
  • GlobalPost - Over 20-meter tsunami could hit Sea of Japan coast: gov't panel
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Cray's new cluster supercomputer - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Broken bones at Y-12 - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Zhou joins DOE advisory board - Frank Munger
  • IEER - IEER Comments on the EPA Radiation Protection Standards for Nuclear Power Operations
  • NAS - Project Update: Evaluating Potential Exposure to Agent Orange/TCDD Residue and Level of Risk of Adverse Health Effects for Aircrew of Post-Vietnam C-123 Aircraft
  • NRC - NRC Approves Final Rule on Spent Fuel Storage and Ends Suspension of Final Licensing Actions for Nuclear Plants and Renewals
  • NRC blog - Q&A with Engineer Emma Wong In Recognition of Women's Equality Day
  • GreenWorld - Former top NRC inspector says shut Diablo Canyon - Michael Mariotte
  • Trend News Agency - Heads of committees of Kazakh Energy Ministry appointed - Daniyar Mukhtarov
  • Bellona - Are rising cancer rates now a fixture among post-Deepwater Horizon illness? - Charles Digges
  • Bellona - Dispersant illness robbing a once strong local generation of work, economic security - Charles Digges
  • Press TV - Zarif, Ashton to meet ahead of nuclear talks: EU
  • Press TV - Some in East colluding with West in Iran nuclear sabotage: AEOI
  • Press TV - UK, Germany, France abet US in Iran nuclear sabotage: Official
  • Energy Department - Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Northern New Mexico, Page 50904 [FR DOC #: 2014-20297]
  • Energy Department - Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Northern New Mexico, Pages 50904 - 50905 [FR DOC #: 2014-20243]
  • Energy Department - Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Oak Ridge Reservation, Page 50905 [FR DOC #: 2014-20244]
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notices: Administrative Settlements and Orders on Consent for Remedial Investigation/Feasibility Studies: Lincoln Park Superfund Site, Canon City, Fremont County, CO, Page 50908 [FR DOC #: 2014-20278]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings; Sunshine Act, Pages 50954 - 50955 [FR DOC #: 2014-20296]
  • Deccan Chronicle - Rare: Photo of the first atomic bomb, 'The Gadget'
  • New York Daily News - Snyder to form panel on Michigan acceptance of low-level radioactive waste
  • RealClearScience - Can Tiny Nuclear Plants Thwart Regulatory Hell? - Posted By Tom Hartsfield
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - NRC approves nuclear waste storage to allow TVA to proceed with Watts Bar - Dave Flessner
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR POLICY: NRC finalizes waste rule, lets licensing decisions resume - Hannah Northey
  • Washington Examiner - Nuclear waste doesn't need to be shipped, regulators say - Zack Colman
  • Bloomberg - Japanese Public Seen as Biggest Obstacle to Nuke Restart - Ben Sharples and Tsuyoshi Inajima
  • Bloomberg - U.S. to Resume Nuclear Permits, Relicensing on Waste Rule - Mark Chediak
  • Bloomberg - Irreversible Damage Seen From Climate Change in UN Leak - Alex Morales
  • Michigan Radio - Michigan might take radioactive sludge after other states refused
  • Bloomberg - U.S. to Resume Nuclear Permits, Relicensing on Waste Rule - Mark Chediak
  • Baltimore Sun - The nuclear option [Commentary] - Dan Ervin
  • ABC - Uranium Sale: Will Australia sell Uranium to India
  • Fukushima Diary - Having discharged 25,000 t of bypass contaminated water, contaminated groundwater didn't decrease - Iori Mochizuki
  • Fukushima Diary - 5 Billion Bq of Strontium-90 flows to the sea every single day - Iori Mochizuki
  • Fukushima Diary - 5 quakes hit Osaka bay within 16 hours - Iori Mochizuki
  • Fukushima Diary - All the newborn babies were female this July in Kori machi town Fukushima - Iori Mochizuki
  • NHK World - Whitebait fishing resumes off Fukushima Pref.
  • NHK World - Fukushima court orders damages for evacuee suicide
  • NHK World - Govt. to grant Fukushima towns $820 mil. for waste
  • NHK World - Fukushima fishermen briefed on new drainage system
  • ENENews - Classified Interviews: Multiple Fukushima reactors were melting down on first day of crisis, hours after quake – Plant chief thinks 'very serious' blast at Unit 3 NOT from hydrogen – Professor: Nuclear explosion can't be ruled out due to plutonium in MOX fuel – TEPCO employees wouldn't get within 50 km of reactors (VIDEO)
  • Kyodo News - TEPCO ordered to pay damages over nuclear evacuee's suicide
  • Kyodo News - 3 overseas firms picked to help tackle Fukushima plant toxic water
  • Kyodo News - Ex-PM Kan seeks full disclosure of testimonies on Fukushima plant
  • Asahi Shimbun - Court orders TEPCO to compensate family of Fukushima woman who committed suicide
  • Asahi Shimbun - Abe making a mockery of energy policy at the expense of human lives
  • Japan Times - In a first, Japan records fewer than 500,000 births in first half of year
  • Japan Times - Kan seeks full disclosure of testimony on nuclear crisis
  • Japan Times - Three firms picked to help tackle toxic water at Fukushima No. 1
  • Mainichi Daily News - Fukushima gov't offers 15 billion yen to 2 municipalities for radioactive soil storage
  • Mainichi Daily News - Going Nuclear: Prompted by a threat from Israel
  • Jiji Press - Fukushima Towns to Let Govt Negotiate Land for Radioactive Soil Storage
  • Japan Times - Ministry to seek ¥8.1 billion to study Fukushima No. 1 reactor dismantlement
  • Global Research - Thyroid Cancer in Children Surge in Fukushima Since Nuclear Meltdown - Anastasia Pantsios
  • Nuclear Engineering - Radwaste in Korea: how much is there? - Caroline Peachey

    Monday, August 25, 2014

  • The Human Events Group - EPA forced to retreat on radiation limits - James Taylor
  • KRQE - LANL may increase production of weapon triggers - Crystal Gutierrez
  • Summit Daily News - Ackland: Secrecy never went away at Rocky Flats - Len Ackland
  • Bloomberg - Iran Delays Oil Contracts Conference Until After Nuclear Talks - Golnar Motevalli
  • Reuters - Iran says 'completing' nuclear steps agreed with IAEA - Fredrik Dahl and Michelle Moghtader
  • Newser - AP Exclusive: US nuclear expert calls for California nuclear plant shutdown until proven safe - Michael Blood
  • Los Angeles Daily News - Diablo Canyon nuclear plant should be closed for quake testing, expert says - Michael Blood
  • Wall Street Daily - Is This Nuclear Power System Set for Disaster? - Marty Biancuzzo
  • Detroit News - Snyder to create panel to review how Michigan disposes radioactive materials - Jim Lynch
  • Detroit Free Press - Gov. Snyder to convene panel on Michigan's acceptance of low-level radioactive waste - Keith Matheny
  • Kalamazoo Gazette - Michigan to review standards for radioactive waste allowed in Metro Detroit landfill - Jonathan Oosting
  • South Jersey Times - Nuclear fusion reactor at the Princeton Plasma Physics Lab will be operational again after $94 M upgrade - Kelly Johnson
  • Press TV - UK, Germany, France abet US in Iran nuclear sabotage: Official
  • The Ecologist - The nuclear industry today: declining, but not (yet) dying - Jonathon Porritt
  • Washington Post - Scotland's independent drive for nuclear freedom
  • WNDU South Bend, IN - Cook Nuclear Plant retracts fuel-spill report
  • Asahi Shimbun - Major budget cut planned for radiation forecasting tool for nuclear accidents - Toshio Kawada
  • Korea Herald - Kori nuclear reactor halts due to influx of rainwater
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-S.Korea's nuclear operator halts reactor due to heavy rain - Meeyoung Cho
  • LaSalle News Tribune - Faulty alarm not a big problem at nuclear plant
  • GlobalPost - Gov't to disclose Fukushima nuclear plant chief's testimony in Sept.
  • True North Times - Ontarians Not Yet Safe From Nuclear Disaster - Noam Fleischmann
  • GlobalPost - Kan slams TEPCO over request to "withdraw" from crippled plant - Hisashi Ota and Hideki Takahashi
  • Wall Street Journal blog - Fukushima Watch: Early Data on Thyroid Cancer Released - Jun Hongo
  • The Diplomat - Did Bombing Hiroshima and Nagasaki Save Lives? - Ward Wilson
  • Asahi Shimbun - Students from tsunami-hit, nuke disaster-affected towns to hold photo exhibit in Paris - Natsuki Edogawa
  • Press of Atlantic City - Letter: New Jersey needs a new nuclear-power plant - Dr. Letty Goodman Lutzker
  • Japan Times - Modi's focus on the India-Japan relationship - Madhuchanda Ghosh
  • Renew Economy - Sorry, Bill Gates, but you are wrong about energy poverty - Jigar Shah
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Spent fuel buildup at ORNL reactor - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Bruce Held's return - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - ORNL's Biomass Steam Plant a flop; DOE looking for a long-term solution, negotiating with contractor - Frank Munger
  • NRC - NRC Approves Power Uprate For Peach Bottom Atomic Power Station
  • NRC - NRC Plans Public Meeting for Sept. 3 on Results of Inspection Conducted at Susquehanna Nuclear Power Plant
  • BBC - Rice from Fukushima goes on sale in Singapore - Ashleigh Nghiem
  • Trend News Agency - Expert explains why monitoring Iran's uranium mines important for IAEA
  • Bellona - Are rising cancer rates now a fixture among post-Deepwater Horizon illness? - Charles Digges
  • Xinhua News - Japan to release late nuke plant chief's testimony
  • Xinhua News - World's top nuclear submarines
  • Press TV - Some in East colluding with West in Iran nuclear sabotage: AEOI
  • Press TV - UK, Germany, France abet US in Iran nuclear sabotage: Official
  • Reuters - Japan industry fights 'Minamata' costs as mercury trade ban looms - Yuka Obayashi and Minami Funakoshi
  • Reuters - Honeywell lockout of union at Illinois uranium plant nearing one month - Lewis Krauskopf
  • Reuters - Nuke inspector wanted Calif. plant shut over quake fears: report - Barani Krishnan
  • Asbury Park Press - NJ woman seeks to erase atomic spy case conviction
  • CBS Detroit - Amid Concerns, Gov. Snyder Wants Review Of Michigan Radioactive Waste Standards
  • Energy Collective - The Catch-22 of Energy Storage - Barry Brook
  • News & Star - Almost 3,000 people urge Government to scap Cumbria nuclear reactor plans - Jonny Irving
  • Aiken Standard - SRNS intern experiences life as a "nuclear worker" at SRS
  • ENENews - Official wept at prime minister's office: "I'm sorry, we've tried… but we are in a situation beyond our control" at Fukushima – Hours Later: "People's blood ran cold"… "Huge hole" suspected to have opened up in No. 2 Reactor
  • ENENews - Nuclear Engineer: Studies show multiple fuel cores ejected from Fukushima reactors… I thought so too, it was one of my big concerns – Radiation Expert: Hot particles of uranium and plutonium fuels detected nearly 300 miles away (VIDEO)
  • ENENews - US Official: There were orders to not get within 230 miles of Fukushima Daiichi – Potassium iodide given to all defense personnel and families within 200 miles of plant – Over 1,100 kinds of radioactive material detected
  • ENENews - Japan Newspaper: "The seriousness of the current situation at Fukushima can't be understated" – Report: Unmitigated radiation is pouring into Pacific Ocean – Video: They don't know how to stop the radioactive leaks… we'll never know how to stop this
  • NHK World - NRA safety plan over volcano eruptions questioned
  • NHK World - Fukushima fishermen briefed on new drainage system
  • Kyodo News - Experts want more debate on risks of volcanoes near nuclear plant - Kayo Mimizuka
  • Kyodo News - Gov't to disclose Fukushima nuclear plant chief's testimony in Sept.
  • Asahi Shimbun - Students from tsunami-hit, nuke disaster-affected towns to hold photo exhibit in Paris - Natsuki Edogawa
  • Asahi Shimbun - Government to finally release Yoshida testimony on nuke accident in September
  • Asahi Shimbun - Major budget cut planned for radiation forecasting tool for nuclear accidents - Toshio Kawada
  • Japan Times - After leaks, government to release interviews with deceased Fukushima plant boss - Reiji Yoshida
  • Mainichi Daily News - Gov't to disclose Fukushima nuclear plant chief's testimony in Sept.
  • Mainichi Daily News - More thyroid cancer cases reported in Fukushima Pref. health survey

    Sunday, August 24, 2014

  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Feds' plan to make more nuke triggers at LANL raises questions - Patrick Malone
  • Los Angeles Times - Cause of New Mexico nuclear waste accident remains a mystery - Ralph Vartabedian
  • Kalamazoo Gazette - Fears about Palisades Nuclear Plant offset by money, talent it pumps into Southwest Michigan economy - Julie Mack
  • Kalamazoo Gazette - Palisades Nuclear Plant: A timeline of events - Yvonne Zipp
  • Kalamazoo Gazette - Palisades Nuclear Plant: Is it safe? - Yvonne Zipp
  • Japan Times - Former Prime Minister Kan urges Australia to stop exporting uranium
  • Japan Times - Editorial: Don't bank on nuclear restarts
  • Prothom Alo - 11 arrested with 'uranium' worth Tk 50 crore
  • Bangladesh News - Police claim to recover uranium
  • Essex Chronicle - Chinese nuclear giants set to replace decommissioned Bradwell power station with atomic plant - Pete Walker
  • Kalamazoo Gazette - Palisades Nuclear Plant history: The problems started early - Yvonne Zipp
  • Kalamazoo Gazette - Palisades Nuclear Plant: Embrittlement in the reactor is an issue - Yvonne Zipp
  • Scottish Daily Express - EXCLUSIVE: 'The MoD's nuclear test blinded me' - Jaymi Mccann
  • Yahoo! News - Iran FM to meet EU's Ashton for nuclear talks Sept 1
  • Press TV - Iran, US may hold bilateral nuclear talks: Araqchi
  • GlobalPost - 11 held with 2 pounds of uranium in Bangladesh
  • Casper Journal - Radiation safety expert to present on naturally occurring radioactive material
  • Press TV - P5+1 must commit to lifting UNSC bans as part of deal: Iran FM
  • Asahi Shimbun - Thyroid cancer diagnosed in 104 young people in Fukushima - Yuri Oiwa
  • Xinhua News - IAEA inspection on Parchin base unnecessary: Iranian official
  • Japan Times - Hokkaido Electric takes aim at bonuses ahead of fresh rate hike
  • Herald Scotland - Should we be 'reasonable' about Trident? - Analysis By Dr John Macdonald
  • Herald Scotland - Letters: Trident removal is a Nimby position
  • Economic Times - India, Japan will upgrade talks to ministerial level - Press Of Atlantic City
  • Press of Atlantic City - World War II veteran's widow fights for VA benefits - Richard Degener
  • Tehran Times - Revisiting Parchin military site is out of the question: defense chief
  • Press TV - Iran seeking deterrence, strong message: Commentator
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea steps up criticism of S. Korea-U.S. military drill
  • Korea Herald - N.K. seen leaning toward dialogue - Song Sang-Ho
  • Los Angeles Times - Cause of New Mexico nuclear waste accident remains a mystery - Ralph Vartabedian
  • Trend News Agency - Iranian revolutionary guards shoot down Israeli spy drone
  • Press TV - P5+1 must commit to lifting UNSC bans as part of deal: Iran FM
  • Press TV - Iran, US may hold bilateral nuclear talks: Araqchi
  • Leader-Telegram - Eau Claire woman recalls her work on the Manhattan Project - Eric Lindquist
  • Washington Post - Britain's Trident nuclear program at stake in Scottish independence vote - Griff Witte
  • The Guardian - Israeli stealth drone downed at nuclear facility, Iran claims - Harriet Sherwood In Jerusalem and Saeed Kamali Dehghan In Boston
  • Fukushima Diary - "Worried about living in the disaster area", 30,000 Tokyo households moved / Same number as Fukushima - Iori Mochizuki
  • Fukushima Diary - M4.3 South Ibaraki / Reader "Very short, felt like something exploded underground" - Iori Mochizuki
  • Fukushima Diary - Fukushima labor office announced proclamation of the state of emergency for unusual number of death cases - Iori Mochizuki
  • Fukushima Diary - Malignant and possible malignant thyroid tumor in Fukushima children became "104? - Iori Mochizuki
  • ENENews - US Official: There were orders to not get within 230 miles of Fukushima Daiichi – Potassium iodide given to all defense personnel and families within 200 miles of plant – Over 1,100 kinds of radioactive material detected
  • Asahi Shimbun - Thyroid cancer diagnosed in 104 young people in Fukushima
  • Mainichi Daily News - Ex-PM Kan urges Australia to stop exporting uranium

    Saturday, August 23, 2014

  • KING5 Seattle - Leak in massive Hanford nuclear waste tank getting worse
  • Spokesman-Review - Ailing former uranium and nuclear workers get assistance securing federal benefits awards, thanks to Spokane Tribe - Becky Kramer
  • Tri-City Herald - Open house on benefits Tuesday in Richland - Dol, Tuesday From 1 To 7 P.M. At The Richland Red Lion, 802 George Washington Way
  • Deseret News - Depleted uranium: A desert at risk? - Amy Joi O'donoghue
  • LeRoyMoore's Blog - Rocky Flats plutonium in the gonads? Samples collected but never analyzed
  • AAAS Science - Science group asks U.S. energy secretary to intervene in case of fired Los Alamos researcher - David Malakoff
  • Albuquerque Journal - Scientists back fired LANL worker
  • KRQE - WIPP testing continues following leak - Alex Goldsmith
  • Los Angeles Times - Q&A Complicated case of a leaky radioactive dump in New Mexico - Ralph Vartabedian
  • Reuters - Air testing lapse at N.M. nuclear waste dump blamed on staff vacancy - Laura Zuckerman
  • Beyond Nuclear - Will Entergy clean up its act at Palisades' security department?
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Managers making the transition - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - High-brow turnout for KC dedication - Frank Munger
  • Tampa Bay Times - Romano: Duke Energy billing switch is latest sign it just doesn't care - John Romano
  • Aiken Standard - Column: Nuclear industry has reshaped community - Chuck Munns
  • Charlotte Observer - Veteran will tell story of disarming nuclear bombs - Gina Smith
  • Wilmington StarNews - GE has new reactor ready to certify - Jim Brumm
  • Limerick Post - Township OKs Exelon Plans For An Emergency Bunker
  • South Jersey Times - Poll: Would you want a new nuclear reactor in Salem County? - Greg Adomaitis | South Jersey Times
  • South Jersey Times - New Salem County nuclear reactor would have small impact on environment, boost economy, NRC study says - Bill Gallo Jr.
  • Barre Montpelier Times Argus - Oped: A nuclear compromise - Tom Watkins
  • Heartland Institute - EPA Forced to Retreat on Radiation Limits - James M. Taylor
  • MedPage - Lupus and the Atomic Bomb? - Nancy Walsh
  • Mother Jones - Ruling on Nuclear Waste Storage Could Create a "Catastrophic Risk" - Josh Harkinson
  • POGO - Should Contractor FOIA Objections be Labeled? - Scott H. Amey, J.D.
  • Washington Post - Letter: Nuclear weapons do not make us safer - David Krieger
  • UN: IAEA - IAEA Joins Commemoration of 35 Years of Vienna International Centre
  • Canada: Montreal Gazette - Editorial: Energy sales to Ontario could be mutually profitable
  • Canada: reactorsCanada - Bruce Nuclear Waste Repository: The Wrong Place at the Wrong Time – Part I - David Jackson
  • Canada: reactorsCanada - Canada's nuclear regulator gets spanked by the Federal Court - David Jackson
  • Canada: Toronto Star - The real question about nuclear disaster: Federal or provincial issue? - John Spears
  • Oceania: ABC - Former Japanese PM Naoto Kan urges Australia to wean world off uranium, focus on renewables - Kate Wild and Xavier La Canna
  • Oceania: GlobalPost - Ex-PM Kan urges Australia to stop exporting uranium
  • Oceania: Sydney Morning Herald - Former Japan PM to campaign against Australia's uranium - Deborah Snow
  • Oceania: Yahoo! News7 - Ex-Japan PM disavows nuclear power in NT - Neda Vanovac
  • Asia-Pacific: ABS CBN News - Gov't to disclose Fukushima nuclear plant chief's testimony - Kyodo News
  • Asia-Pacific: Angle Chronicle - The Fukushima Effect: Perilous Radiation Impact - Ashikur Science
  • Asia-Pacific: The Mark News - Should Japan Restart its Nuclear Reactors? - Arnold Gundersen
  • Asia-Pacific: TheVine - Studies begin to show long term effects of Fukushima radiation - Elly Hill
  • Asia-Pacific: Ria Novosti - Physicists Say Fukushima Reactors Pose Eternal Threat to Humanity
  • Asia-Pacific: Asahi Shimbun - Yoshida testimony on Fukushima nuclear accident may be disclosed after all
  • Asia-Pacific: Asahi Shimbun - Fukushima Prefecture to accept intermediate storage facility for radioactive waste
  • Asia-Pacific: Asahi Shimbun - Editorial: Special support for nuclear power operators at odds with market liberalization
  • Asia-Pacific: ENENews - Japan Newspaper: “The seriousness of the current situation at Fukushima can’t be understated” — Report: Unmitigated radiation is pouring into Pacific Ocean — Video: They don’t know how to stop the radioactive leaks… we’ll never know how to stop this
  • Asia-Pacific: ENENews - Scientist holds press conference in Tokyo: Urgent need to share new developments from Fukushima — Very, very striking results show radiation injury to whole ecosystems — Significant implications for Japan (VIDEO)
  • Asia-Pacific: Fukushima Diary - S. Korea returned 20 t of Japanese marine products for Cs-134/137 contamination / Not from Fukushima area - Iori Mochizuki
  • Asia-Pacific: Japan Times - Late Fukushima nuclear plant chief's testimony may be made public
  • Asia-Pacific: Japan Times - Fukushima to accept construction of interim soil storage facility
  • Asia-Pacific: Japan Times - Environment Ministry to seek ¥300 billion budget for fallout decontamination
  • Asia-Pacific: Jiji Press - Hokkaido Electric May Skip Winter Bonuses
  • Asia-Pacific: Kyodo News - Gov't to disclose Fukushima nuclear plant chief's testimony
  • Asia-Pacific: Kyodo News - 40% of firms welcome restart of Sendai plant in Kyushu: Kyodo survey
  • Asia-Pacific: Kyodo News - Japan to mull price-support system for nuclear power generation
  • Asia-Pacific: Mainichi Daily News - Going Nuclear: Soviet invasion of Afghanistan encouraged U.S. to resume aid to Pakistan (Pt. 15)
  • Asia-Pacific: Mainichi Daily News - Fukushima Prefecture aims for agreement from local towns on nuclear waste storage
  • East Asia: Joongang Daily - Kepco wants grid linked to Japan - Kang Byong-Chol
  • Southeast Asia: Jakarta Globe - IAEA Supports Indonesia's Plan for Reactor
  • Southeast Asia: VietNamNet Bridge - Hungary pledges nuclear energy training for Vietnam
  • Middle East: Ron Paul Institute for Peace and Prosperity - What Have We Accomplished in Iraq? - Ron Paul
  • Middle East: Daily Telegraph - Iran refuses UN nuclear watchdog access to Parchin base
  • Middle East: Washington Post - Iran says no need for UN to revisit military site
  • Middle East: Yahoo! News - Iran opens nuclear fuel plant
  • Middle East: Xinhua News - Iran launches uranium-conversion unit within framework of deal
  • Middle East: Press TV - Iran nuclear chief optimist about nuclear negotiations
  • Middle East: Tehran Times - Iran taking action to meet commitments under extended nuclear deal: IAEA

    Friday, August 22, 2014

  • GovExec - Nuclear Site Whistleblower Ordered Back on the Job - Charles S. Clark
  • Hanford Challenge - Press Release: Hanford Challenge Petitions Washington Attorney General to Regulate Hanford Worker Chemical Vapor Protections
  • Deseret News - Utah company being considered to stop radioactive leak at Japanese nuclear plant - Keith Mccord
  • Salt Lake Tribune - Westinghouse to build Utah nuclear plant - Brian Maffly
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Scientists urges energy chief to reverse LANL actions against anti-nuke worker - Patrick Malone
  • Dallas Morning News - State OKs controversial expansion of West Texas nuclear dump's operations - Marissa Barnett
  • Dallas Observer blog - TCEQ Approves Nuclear Waste Site Expansion Despite Environmental Concerns - Emily Mathis
  • Detroit Free Press - Bill would keep other states' radioactive fracking waste out of Michigan - Keith Matheny
  • Times herald - Phil Pavlov: We must protect our Great Lakes - Phil Pavlov
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - TVA turns to gas to replace Memphis coal plant - Dave Flessner
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - War bond drive in Oak Ridge - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - More lawsuits on behalf of Oak Ridge guards - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - ORNL director takes icy shower; challenges Energy Secretary Moniz, colleagues at Los Alamos, Berkeley Lab - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Fusion energy: ORNL's Larry Baylor talks about machinegun that shoots frozen-hydrogen bullets - Frank Munger
  • Palm Beach Post - FPL customer bills expected to decrease in 2015 - Susan Salisbury
  • Tampa Bay Times - State Sen. Latvala says Duke's billing strategy not 'moral,' urges reversal of additional fees - Ivan Penn
  • Augusta Chronicle - Savannah River Site contractor expands stormwater basin to prevent contaminated discharges - Meg Mirshak
  • Aiken Standard - Column: Nuclear industry has reshaped community - Chuck Munns
  • Charlottesville Daily Progress - Bias possible from nuclear official's job search
  • Atomic Insights - Esso Italiana paid political parties for "corporate objectives" including oil vice nuclear - Rod Adams
  • Beyond Nuclear - Groups urge NRC to postpone key votes in order to avoid "taint" of Magwood conflict of interest
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Radiation detection in the palm of your hand - Eric Becker
  • GreenWorld - Is NRC rushing critical vote for Magwood?
  • Heartland Institute - EPA Forced to Retreat on Radiation Limits - James M. Taylor
  • The Hill blog - Groups warn of 'taint' official leaves on nuclear regulator decisions - Laura Barron-Lopez
  • Mother Jones - Ruling on Nuclear Waste Storage Could Create a "Catastrophic Risk" - Josh Harkinson
  • Politico - How going nuclear unclogged the Senate - Burgess Everett
  • Washington Post blog - Groups try to block nuclear regulator's vote, citing conflict of interest - Josh Hicks
  • DOE - Energy Department Officially Dedicates New National Security Campus in Kansas City
  • NRC - NRC Seeks Comment on Draft Environmental Impact Statement For PSEG Early Site Permit, Public Meetings Oct. 1
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notices: Environmental Impact Statements; Weekly Receipts, Page 49774 [FR DOC #: 2014-20038]
  • Navy Department - Notices: Meetings: Gulf of Alaska Navy Training Activities; Environmental Impact, Pages 49769 - 49770 [FR DOC #: 2014-20079]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Early Site Permit for the PSEG Site, Pages 49820 - 49822 [FR DOC #: 2014-19983]
  • Energy Collective - Price of US Wind Energy at 'All-Time Low' of 2.5 Cents per Kilowatt-Hour - Eric Wesoff
  • Forbes - Which Is More Scalable, Nuclear Energy Or Wind Energy? - Mike Barnard
  • Salon - Sorry, Donald Trump: Courts say wind turbines aren't making people sick - Lindsay Abrams
  • UN: IAEA - IAEA Joins Commemoration of 35 Years of Vienna International Centre
  • Canada: Canada.com - Ontario delaying federal push to get anti-radiation pills to those who live near nuclear plants - Ashley Csanady
  • Asia-Pacific: Bloomberg - Suzlon Seeks Japanese Partner to Tap Offshore Wind Market - Natalie Obiko Pearson
  • Asia-Pacific: London Times - UN 'ignores' genetic mutations caused by Fukushima disaster - Richard Lloyd Parry
  • Asia-Pacific: ENENews - Time Magazine: Doctor links recent outbreaks of 'mysterious ­rashes' to Fukushima – Cancer Specialist: "There's so much societal pressure to not even mention the word radiation" – Video: Huge number of cancers already… gov't actively engaged in safety propaganda (VIDEO)
  • Asia-Pacific: ENENews - NHK: Scientists to use detectors 'deep underground' to look for Fukushima fuel; It's 'believed' to have cooled down, but no one can check – Officials: We don't know if water is covering fuel – Expert: Water must be circulating around fuel or it will melt again (VIDEO)
  • Asia-Pacific: ENENews - Report: "No one wants you to know how bad Fukushima might still be… gaining traction as the worst case of nuclear pollution in history" – Physician: "This is a global contamination of wide swaths of the biosphere" (VIDEO)
  • Asia-Pacific: Fukushima Diary - 74,000,000,000 Bq of Cs-134/137 only within 10 mins released from Reactor3 in the summer of 2013 - Iori Mochizuki
  • Asia-Pacific: Fukushima Diary - NHK "We are entering the new era of MANY DEATHS, donating dead body to medical uni can be recommended" - Iori Mochizuki
  • Asia-Pacific: Kyodo News - Gov't to disclose Fukushima nuclear plant chief's testimony
  • Asia-Pacific: Kyodo News - 40% of firms welcome restart of Sendai plant in Kyushu: Kyodo survey
  • Asia-Pacific: Japan Times - 40% of firms back restarting Sendai reactors in Kyushu: survey
  • Asia-Pacific: Jiji Press - Fukushima to OK Interim Disposal Facility Construction
  • Asia-Pacific: Mainichi Daily News - Going Nuclear: Special steel for centrifuges procured under false pretenses (Pt. 14)
  • Asia-Pacific: NHK World - Issue of temporary storage entering final stage
  • Southeast Asia: Thanh Nien Daily - Experts warn of loose radioactive materials in Vietnam - Hai Sam
  • UK: The Guardian - Why the laboratory may never find an answer to our energy crisis - Tim Smedley
  • UK: John O'Groat Journal - Radioactive waste dump to open 'by end of year' - Gordon Calder
  • UK: The Scotsman - Letter: Nuclear rethink - (Clr) Bill Butler, Nuclear Free Local Authorities Scotland
  • UK: World Nuclear News - Final voyage for Atlantic Osprey
  • UK: Yahoo! UK - EDF Energy pays penalty for mishandling customer complaints
  • Europe: Wall Street Journal blog - Belgium's Nuclear Fiasco Spreads Panic (Sort of) - Vanessa Mock
  • Europe: World Nuclear News - Electrabel reschedules Tihange 1 outage
  • Middle East: Huffington Post - AFP Report Makes Massive Translation Error - Alana Horowitz
  • Middle East: Arab News - Iranian reformist journalist freed on bail
  • Middle East: MWC News - The US as Israel's servant - Richard Falk and Akbar Ganji
  • Middle East: Reuters - Arab states, Israel set to clash at U.N. nuclear meeting - Fredrik Dahl
  • Middle East: Reuters - U.N. nuclear inquiry on Iran seen making slow headway: diplomats - Fredrik Dahl
  • Middle East: Press TV - West media spin 'Iraq' yarn from Zarif's remarks on 'Arak'
  • South Africa: Mail & Guardian - Nuke tender loser takes on Eskom

    Thursday, August 21, 2014

  • Orange County Register - San Onofre decommissioning will be meeting's topic
  • ABC News - Feds Order Reinstatement of Nuclear Whistleblower
  • EHS Today - OSHA: Hanford Contractor Must Pay $220,000 in Back Wages to Whistleblower - Josh Cable
  • KING5 Seattle - Hanford workers affected by suspected chemical vapors now at 42
  • KING5 Seattle - Feds hit Hanford contractor for whistleblower retaliation - Susannah Frame
  • Los Angeles Times - Fired nuclear whistle-blower wins reinstatement order - Ralph Vartabedian
  • Tri-City Herald - Hanford contractor told to rehire whistleblower - Kristi Pihl
  • Idaho State Journal - Energy secretary pushes for nuclear power
  • Idaho Statesman - Secretary Moniz addresses future of energy, waste disposal - Nate Sunderland
  • KSTU-FOX 13 Salt Lake City - Deal inked to develop nuclear power plant near Green River - Ben Winslow
  • Nuclear Engineering - AP1000s under consideration for Utah
  • Albuquerque Journal - Former LANL worker appeals denial of his retaliation claim - T. S. Last
  • Albuquerque Journal - Former Los Alamos lab physicist's wife sentenced to a year in prison - Scott Sandlin
  • Reuters - Woman sentenced in plot to steal U.S. nuclear secrets - Joseph Kolb
  • Black Hills Pioneer - Were tribal govts adequately consulted for Powertech mine??
  • Rapid City Journal - Foes of uranium mining win access to data - Kevin Burbach
  • CBS DallasFortWorth - Texas Regulators Approve Expansion Of Nuke Site
  • Dallas Morning News blog - State regulators approve radioactive waste dump expansion - Marissa Barnett
  • Milwaukee Journal Sentinel - UW-Madison awarded $4 million for nuclear power R&D - Thomas Content
  • Wisconsin State Journal - Letter: Wisconsin going backward on clean energy - Tom Sinclair
  • Beyond Nuclear - Environmental groups oppose Fermi 2 license extension
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - TVA plans record capital spending but small modular reactors still wait - Dave Flessner
  • HCP Live - Uranium Exposure Tied to Lupus
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - ORNL director takes icy shower; challenges Energy Secretary Moniz, colleagues at Los Alamos, Berkeley Lab - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Fusion energy: ORNL's Larry Baylor talks about machinegun that shoots frozen-hydrogen bullets - Frank Munger
  • Oak Ridger - Letter: Uranium enrichment centrifuge tech pioneer remembered - John K. Welch
  • Augusta Chronicle - Nuclear workers learn about medical benefits at town hall meetings - Meg Mirshak
  • TheBayNet Maryland - Nuke plant holds information event
  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - Westinghouse announces potential for two nuclear plants in Utah - Anya Litvak
  • News 12 Westchester - Full-scale nuclear emergency drill held at Indian Point in Pomona
  • Newburyport Daily News - NRC: Security at Seabrook fits feds' requirements - Angeljean Chiaramida
  • Atomic Insights - API's view of America's Energy Future - Rod Adams
  • CBS News - Navy kicks out 34 for cheating on nuclear training tests
  • Penn Energy - DOE invests $67MM to advanced nuclear energy technology
  • U.S. Naval Institute - Navy Expels 34 Sailors in Nuclear Cheating Scandal - Sam Lagrone
  • NRC - NRC Names Daniel H. Dorman as Region I Administrator
  • NRC - NRC Awards FY14 Nuclear Education Grants
  • NRC blog - Throwback Thursday: The Signing of the Atomic Energy Act of 1946
  • Canada: Canada.com - Ontario delaying federal push to get anti-radiation pills to those who live near nuclear plants - Ashley Csanady
  • Canada: Canada NewsWire - CNSC Annual Assessment Shows OPG's Nuclear Plants Operate Safely
  • Canada: Saskatoon StarPhoenix - Nuclear innovation benefits Canada - Neil Alexander
  • Asia-Pacific: GlobalPost - Workers witnessed meltdown signs at Fukushima No. 3 reactor
  • Asia-Pacific: GlobalPost - Seawater injection fuels tensions in work to contain Fukushima crisis
  • Asia-Pacific: Reuters - Japan may guarantee price for nuclear power to prop up industry - Kentaro Hamada and Osamu Tsukimori
  • Asia-Pacific: TIME - Three and a half years after a catastrophic meltdown, Fukushima is far from fixed - Hannah Beech
  • Asia-Pacific: Asahi Shimbun - Local leaders seek disclosure of testimony by former nuclear plant chief
  • Asia-Pacific: Asahi Shimbun - TEPCO shareholders go to court for disclosure of Yoshida testimony on nuclear disaster - Hideaki Kimura
  • Asia-Pacific: ENENews - NHK: Scientists to use detectors 'deep underground' to look for Fukushima fuel; It's 'believed' to have cooled down, but no one can check – Officials: We don't know if water is covering fuel – Expert: Water must be circulating around fuel or it will melt again (VIDEO)
  • Asia-Pacific: ENENews - Report: "No one wants you to know how bad Fukushima might still be… gaining traction as the worst case of nuclear pollution in history" – Physician: "This is a global contamination of wide swaths of the biosphere" (VIDEO)
  • Asia-Pacific: Fukushima Diary - ABC news "10 horses dead this season in a racetrack of California, injuries and heart attack" - Iori Mochizuki
  • Asia-Pacific: Fukushima Diary - Tepco "Never give up the frozen wall project" - Iori Mochizuki
  • Asia-Pacific: Japan Times - No. 1 fuel rod removal to finish ahead of schedule, Tepco chief says
  • Asia-Pacific: Japan Times - Ten sue for access to interviews with late Fukushima No. 1 manager
  • Asia-Pacific: NHK World - TEPCO starts test-treating groundwater
  • Asia-Pacific: Jiji Press - Japan N-Plant Decommissioning Aid Body Starts Operations
  • Asia-Pacific: Kyodo News - Japan to mull price-support system for nuclear power generation
  • Asia-Pacific: Kyodo News - Kyodo Feature Advisory
  • Asia-Pacific: Mainichi Daily News - Going Nuclear: A Pakistani ambassador's connections (Pt. 13)
  • Asia-Pacific: NHK World - Residents plan tour to Fukushima evacuation zone
  • Asia: Bloomberg - China Power Plans to Invest $163 Million in Solar Project
  • Asia: Business Spectator - China adds most nuclear for year with 3.2GW
  • East Asia: Korea Times - Ex-U.S. intelligence chief says N. Korea has nuclear line in sand
  • East Asia: Yonhap News - Ex-U.S. intelligence chief says N. Korea has nuclear line in sand - Chang Jae-Soon
  • South Asia: Bloomberg - India Court Orders Uranium Corp. to Probe Deformities Near Mines - Rakteem Katakey and Tom Lasseter
  • South Asia: Times of India - Vadodara to host seminar on N-technology
  • South Asia: Xinhua News - India building its first home-made nuclear submarine: report
  • UK: News & Star - Cumbrian nuclear flights claim is 'scaremongering' - Phil Coleman
  • Europe: Interfax Global Energy - French power: Less nuclear, more renewables - Andreas Walstad
  • Europe: The Guardian - Energiewende: energy transition in Germany - Henrik-W Maatsch
  • Europe: Wall Street Journal - Nuclear Shutdowns Leave Belgium Looking for Power - Vanessa Mock
  • Russia: Bellona - Industrial Pollution is Public Enemy Number One, Russian environmentalists tell Bellona conference
  • Middle East: antiwar.com - IAEA: Iran Complying With Terms of Extended Nuclear Deal - Jason Ditz
  • Middle East: Press TV - Failure to reach P5+1 nuclear deal no catastrophe: Iran
  • Middle East: Press TV - Iran final nuclear deal to serve world economy: Rouhani

    Wednesday, August 20, 2014

  • Canada: Blackburn News - Bruce Power Receives Positive Report Card - John Chippa
  • Canada: Edmonton Journal - B.C. mine breach leads nuclear safety commission to seek safety checks - Dene Moore
  • Asia-Pacific: BBC - Japan exports growth fuels recovery hopes
  • Asia-Pacific: Bloomberg - Japan Deploys Troops as Hiroshima Landslide Toll Rises to 36 - Isabel Reynolds and Maiko Takahashi
  • Asia-Pacific: Daily Telegraph - Fukushima radioactive water 'ice plug' plan fails - Julian Ryall
  • Asia-Pacific: DigitalJournal - TEPCO is out of space for contaminated water, eyes Pacific Ocean - Karen Graham
  • Asia-Pacific: the Diplomat - Abe May Issue "Guarantees" for Nuclear Plants - Clint Richards
  • Asia-Pacific: Gizmodo - Less than two percent of the Hiroshima bomb's uranium actually detonated - Robert Sorokanich
  • Asia-Pacific: VICE - No One Wants You to Know How Bad Fukushima Might Still Be - Johnny Magdaleno
  • Asia-Pacific: GlobalPost - Nuclear watchdog to set up panel on volcanic eruptions near plants
  • Asia-Pacific: Asahi Shimbun - TEPCO plans to add sealant to ice walls to halt flow of radioactive water - Shunsuke Kimura
  • Asia-Pacific: Fukushima Diary - Citizen in 300km area "Malformation of cicada is getting worse and worse" – photos - Iori Mochizuki
  • Asia-Pacific: Japan Times - Sendai nuclear plant safety approval attracts 17,000 public comments
  • Asia-Pacific: Japan Times - Lawsuit demands government release interview records with late Fukushima plant manager
  • Asia-Pacific: Japan Times - Firm rapped for neglecting to get Fukushima decontamination workers health checks
  • Asia-Pacific: Jiji Press - TEPCO Fails to Freeze Tainted Water at Nuclear Plant
  • Asia-Pacific: Kyodo News - Nuclear watchdog to set up panel on volcanic eruptions near plants
  • Asia-Pacific: Kyodo News - Water cleanup test begins at Fukushima plant before dumping in sea
  • Asia-Pacific: Kyodo News - Bags of radioactive waste from cleanup work getting torn
  • Asia-Pacific: Mainichi Daily News - TEPCO to review 'ice wall' scheme to stop flow of contaminated water from reactor
  • Asia-Pacific: Mainichi Daily News - Going Nuclear: The fateful decision to not arrest Dr. Khan (Pt. 12)
  • Asia-Pacific: Mainichi Daily News - Editorial: Nuclear policy committee shows disregard for Fukushima lessons
  • Asia-Pacific: Mainichi Daily News - Japan to decide in 2015 on nuclear share of power generation
  • Asia-Pacific: Mainichi Daily News - Nuclear waste from German plant in decommissioning process has nowhere to go
  • Asia-Pacific: NHK World - TEPCO starts test-treating groundwater
  • Asia-Pacific: NHK World - Nuclear body to study measures outside 30km zone
  • Asia-Pacific: NHK World - Reactor safety screening on hold until fault study
  • Asia-Pacific: NHK World - Lawsuit filed seeking Yoshida interview release
  • Asia-Pacific: Yomiuri Shimbun - Knowledge, talent must be utilized to tackle radioactive water problem
  • Asia-Pacific: Yomiuri Shimbun - Govt eyes basic price for N-power generation
  • Asia: World Nuclear News - Tianwan 3 vessel passes pressure tests
  • Asia: World Nuclear News - Reactor internals installed at Sanmen AP1000
  • South Asia: New Indian Express - Address Nuclear Liability - B B Singh
  • UK: Aberdeen Press and Journal - Radioactive material stuck in Dounreay core - Bert Ovenstone
  • UK: in-cumbria - SELLAFIELD EXPERT JOINS FUKUSHIMA CLEAN UP COMMITTEE - Chris Hansell
  • UK: NW Evening Mail - DEAL HELPS NATIONS SHARE EXPERIENCE - Andrew Clarke
  • UK: Plymouth Herald - Anti-nuclear protesters deny trespassing outside Plymouth Naval Base
  • Europe: Deutsche Local - Energy policy falls foul of federal auditors
  • Europe: Reuters - REFILE-Two Belgian nuclear reactors may be closed permanently - state media - Robert-Jan Bartunek
  • East Europe: Bloomberg - Slovak Generator's Value Was Cut Before Sale to Enel, Fico Says - Radoslav Tomek
  • East Europe: Itar-Tass - Rosatom confirms $100 million nuclear fuel supply to Ukraine in July 2014
  • East Europe: Slovak Spectator - JAVYS: Accident in Jaslovské Bohunice nuclear plant not explosion - Zuzana Vilikovská
  • East Europe: World Nuclear News - Damaged Paks fuel sent to Russia
  • Middle East: Reuters - IAEA report to show Iran meeting nuclear deal terms: diplomats - Fredrik Dahl
  • Middle East: Xinhua News - Iran says talks with IAEA on nuclear program "constructive"
  • Middle East: Press TV - US gov't moves to avoid exposure of dealings with anti-Iran group
  • South Africa: Bloomberg - China General Nuclear Plans Acid Plant at Namibian Uranium Mine - Felix Njini
  • South Africa: Mmegi Botswana - Pilikwe radiation case finally in court

    Tuesday, August 19, 2014

  • KNPR Nevada Public Radio - The nuclear memo - Andrew Kiraly
  • KIFI Idaho Falls - Intermountain Energy Summit Kicks Off - Tatevik Aprikyan
  • Albuquerque Journal - Editorial: Energy secretary finally states the obvious at WIPP
  • KOTA Radio - Powertech says no after being ordered to make rock formation info available
  • Rapid City Journal - Proposed uranium mine hearings begin in Rapid City
  • Sioux Falls Argus Leader - Uranium mine hearings begin in Rapid City
  • Battle Creek Enquirer - Michigan landfill taking other states' radioactive fracking waste - Keith Matheny
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Nighttime in the 1970s - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - What's Y-12 worth? - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - More on those ORNL R&D awards - Frank Munger
  • Jackson Clarion Ledger - Presley to Obama: Mississippi doesn't want nuclear waste - Geoff Pender
  • Mississippi Business Journal blog - PSC's Brandon Presley calls in-state nuclear waste dump a 'harebrained scheme'
  • Tampa Bay Times - PolitiFact Florida: Fact-checking claims about energy policy - Joshua Gillin and Amy Sherman
  • Atlanta Business Chronicle blog - Energy regulators OK with added costs at Plant Vogtle project - Dave Williams
  • Augusta Chronicle - Meetings planned on health benefits for ill nuclear industry workers - Meg Mirshak
  • Augusta Chronicle - Bacteria colonies removed from Savannah River Site using special vacuum - Meg Mirshak
  • Pittsburgh Tribune-Review - Radiation measuring device triggered by load at Yukon facility - Joe Napsha
  • Portsmouth Herald News - Nuke Plant: Concrete issue not new problem - Kyle Stucker
  • WHDH-TV - 7News Investigates: Security at Seabrook Nuclear Plant
  • All Things Nuclear - RCIC Look See - Dave Lochbaum
  • Atomic Insights - Nuclear Energy Blog Carnival #222 - Rod Adams
  • CNET - Nuclear regulator hacked 3 times in 3 years - Seth Rosenblatt
  • ExecutiveGov - Robert Brese to Step Down as DOE CIO - Mary-Louise Hoffman
  • GreenWorld - NRG spars with Exelon over uneconomic reactors, carbon rule
  • National Journal - Merkley, Feinstein Lead Senators in Calling for Greater Nuclear Security and Nonproliferation Efforts » - Jeff Merkley
  • Nuclear Engineering - Dissipating dissolved oxygen - Peter Butler
  • Science 2.0 - The Future Of Nuclear Energy May Be A Battery - Hank Campbell
  • NRC - NRC Schedules Public Meeting to Discuss Certificate Termination for Paducah Gaseous Diffusion Plant
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Establishment of Atomic Safety and Licensing Board: James Chaisson, Page 49104 [FR DOC #: 2014-19675]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Facility Operating and Combined Licenses: Applications and Amendments Involving No Significant Hazards Considerations, Pages 49104 - 49112 [FR DOC #: 2014-19386]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards, Pages 49113 - 49114 [FR DOC #: 2014-19660]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards, Joint Subcommittees on Thermal-Hydraulics Phenomena and Reliability and PRA, Page 49114 [FR DOC #: 2014-19662]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards; Subcommittee on Planning and Procedures, Page 49113 [FR DOC #: 2014-19672]
  • Tennessee Valley Authority - Notices: Meetings; Sunshine Act, Page 49140 [FR DOC #: 2014-19720]
  • UN: IAEA - IAEA Transfers Knowledge Management Assist Visit Methodology to China
  • Canada: CBC News - Mount Polley spill spurs CNSC order to check uranium ponds
  • Canada: Timmins Press - Letter: Nuclear not answer for Ontario 2 - Angela Bischoff
  • Oceania: ABC - Australian deal to sell uranium to India a boost to local miners says Toro Energy - Lucie Bell and Babs Mchugh
  • Oceania: ninemsn - Hunt is on for nuclear waste dumping spot
  • Oceania: Otago Daily Times - Home energy myths debunked - John Gibb
  • Oceania: Radio Australia - Marshall Islands standing strong against nuclear proliferation
  • Asia-Pacific: the Diplomat - Fukushima Facing a Long Road to Recovery - Clint Richards
  • Asia-Pacific: GlobalPost - 17,000 comments sent to regulator on nuclear plant screening report
  • Asia-Pacific: HealthCanal - Table salt measures radiation in Fukushima
  • Asia-Pacific: Tech Times - Fukushima disaster shows effects of radiation in animals, plants: Study - Sumit Passary
  • Asia-Pacific: Wall Street Journal blog - Tokyo Weighs Written Guarantee of Nuclear-Plant Safety - Mari Iwata
  • Asia-Pacific: Wall Street Journal blog - Fukushima Rice Exports to Resume; First Batch to Singapore - Jun Hongo
  • Asia-Pacific: Asahi Shimbun - VOX POPULI: Remembering Gen Kida, philosopher who warned against uncontrollable technology
  • Asia-Pacific: Japan Times - Fukushima exports first batch of rice since meltdowns to Singapore
  • Asia-Pacific: Japan Times - Firm rapped for neglecting to get Fukushima decontamination workers health checks
  • Asia-Pacific: Mainichi Daily News - Japan resumes exporting Fukushima rice after 2011 nuclear crisis
  • Asia-Pacific: Mainichi Daily News - Going Nuclear: The Letter (Pt. 11)
  • Asia-Pacific: Yomiuri Shimbun - Continued reliance on thermal plants not viable for stable power supply
  • Jiji Press - TEPCO Fails to Freeze Tainted Water at Nuclear Plant
  • Fukushima Diary - Japanese doctor "You can't control exposure only by carefully choosing food" - Iori Mochizuki
  • Fukushima Diary - Japan to start exporting Fukushima rice to Singapore / "Singapore was convinced to lift import restriction" - Iori Mochizuki
  • Fukushima Diary - The new volcanic island erupts more actively / May cause Tsunami if collapsed - Iori Mochizuki
  • ENENews - Tokyo Press Conference: Gov't is committing crimes against humanity; Fukushima children living in war zone and can't leave – Childhood cancer developing much faster than Chernobyl; Rate now 14 times higher – Parent: "I'm revealing the reality of what's going on… it's only way to get rid of the criminals" (VIDEO)
  • ENENews - Experts: Plutonium and uranium flow into ocean from Fukushima – "Heavily contaminated" water is leaking out of plant – Melted fuel releasing hundreds of different radioactive materials – Officials refuse to investigate 90% of these (VIDEO)
  • ENENews - Nuclear Expert: Fukushima fuel suspected to be in ground… "it's going to melt right down into the ground" when heat isn't removed, that's why these are so dangerous – Physician: "3 of Fukushima's reactors melted through containment… the crisis is clearly ongoing" (VIDEO)
  • NHK World - NRA receives 17,000 comments about plant restart
  • Asahi Shimbun - Singapore a springboard to expand 1st rice exports from Fukushima since disaster
  • Kyodo News - 17,000 comments sent to regulator on nuclear plant screening report
  • Kyodo News - Firm fails to have decontamination workers take health checks
  • Asia: World Nuclear News - Helium fan produced for Chinese HTR-PM
  • Asia: Xinhua News - China unveils policies to revitalize northeast
  • East Asia: Yonhap News - S. Korea, UAE begin joint training of students on energy cooperation - bdk@yna.co.kr
  • East Asia: Yonhap News - U.S. 'very steadfast' in defending S. Korea - jschang@yna.co.kr
  • Central Asia: The Ecologist - Kazakhstan's nuclear power plans - the mysteries only deepen - Komila Nabiyeva
  • South Asia: Business Standard - Australia, Japan to assist India in civilian nuclear deal
  • South Asia: Deccan Herald - N-reactor in Rajasthan sets world record
  • UK: NW Evening Mail - Mixed radioactive load marks industry first
  • UK: NW Evening Mail - Man found dead at Sellafield nuclear plant
  • UK: NW Evening Mail - Student success means future for nuclear industry is looking bright
  • UK: NW Evening Mail - Disposal site could bring jobs bonanza
  • UK: NW Evening Mail - Sludge plant solution saves taxpayer £50m
  • UK: NW Evening Mail - Firms announced
  • UK: The Scotsman - Dounreay radioactive material 'more than expected'
  • Europe: France 24 - Muslim engineer banned from French nuclear sites
  • Europe: RFI - Muslim engineer challenges ban on access to French nuclear plants
  • East Europe: Xinhua News - Hungary's opposition cries foul as Q2 debt reaches 85 pct of GDP
  • Middle East: Trend News Agency - Iran starts third round of cooperation with IAEA
  • Middle East: Trend News Agency - Iranian FM calls on P5+1 to lift UNSC sanctions against Iran
  • Middle East: Trend News Agency - Iran expects Amano to close explosive detonators dossier - Maria Christiansson
  • Middle East: Xinhua News - IAEA measures being implemented by Iran: Amano
  • South Africa: Nuclear Engineering - AREVA to replace steam generators at Koeberg

    Monday, August 18, 2014

  • San Francisco Bay View - How the Navy made Treasure Island a radiation dump, then promised to clean it up and didn't - Carol Harvey
  • Albuquerque Journal - Energy diversification = freedom - Pete Domenici / Senior Fellow, Bipartisan Policy Center
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Documents shed light on 2012 radioactivity scare at Y-12 - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Investors approve USEC reorg plan - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Portsmouth (1953) - Frank Munger
  • Open Democracy - To remain in prison for the rest of my life is the greatest honor you could give me: the story of Sister Megan Rice - Michael Edwards
  • GreenWorld - Nuclear construction delays cost real money
  • Gainesville Sun - Renovated UF reactor leading the way - Jeff Schweers
  • CapeCodOnline blog - Hiroshima and Pilgrim: rational fear - Brent Harold - See More At: Capecodonline Blog
  • DOE - Energy Department Reports Highlight Strength of U.S. Wind Energy Industry
  • DOE:IG - Audit Report: OAS-M-14-09, Office of Science's Management of Research Misconduct Allegations
  • NRC - Atomic Safety and Licensing Board to Take Public Comment Sept. 28, Hold Hearing Sept. 30 on Ross Uranium Recovery Facility
  • NRC blog - Watching Response Centers Put Trucks on the Road - Lauren Gibson
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings; Sunshine Act, Page 48776 [FR DOC #: 2014-19566]
  • UN: IAEA - Climate Change in Polar and Mountainous Regions
  • South America: El Espectador Uruguay - Uruguay pedirá información sobre planta nuclear argentina Atucha II
  • Oceania: ABC - Australia strikes deal to send uranium to India - Political Correspondent Mark Simkin
  • Oceania: News Limited - Australian authorities are searching for a site to store 14 tonnes of nuclear waste heading from overseas - Ellen Whinnett
  • Oceania: ninemsn - Hunt is on for nuclear waste dumping spot
  • Asia-Pacific: Ria Novosti - Scientists Say Clear Plan Needed for Fukushima Decontamination
  • Asia-Pacific: Asahi Shimbun - Second group of Fukushima residents given OK to return home in evacuation zone
  • Asia-Pacific: Asahi Shimbun - TEPCO, Tohoku Electric to 'donate' 200 million yen more to village hosting nuclear reprocessing complex - Satoshi Otani
  • Asia-Pacific: Asahi Shimbun - Second group of Fukushima residents given OK to return home in evacuation zone
  • Asia-Pacific: ENENews - Gov't: Radiation level 60 km from Fukushima plant is as high as the most contaminated areas in Chernobyl – "Fukushima far exceeded any crisis previously encountered" – "A risk of destruction of the society" – Expert: "It's unprecedented in scale and duration" (VIDEOS)
  • Asia-Pacific: Japan Times - Police probe NPO involved in possible fraud related to nuclear accident compensation
  • Asia-Pacific: Japan Times - First tranche of public housing for Fukushima evacuees hit by delays
  • Asia-Pacific: Japan Times - Scientist weighs homecoming risks in Fukushima - Mizuho Aoki
  • Asia-Pacific: Japan Times - Villagers in area near No. 1 plant may get OK to return home on Oct. 1
  • Asia-Pacific: Kyodo News - Japan resumes exporting Fukushima rice after 2011 nuclear crisis
  • Asia-Pacific: Mainichi Daily News - Gov't decides to lift evacuation order on Fukushima village despite residents' protests
  • Asia-Pacific: Mainichi Daily News - Editorial: Strengthen system to protect whistleblowers
  • Asia-Pacific: Mainichi Daily News - Candidate town residents rally against radioactive waste disposal site plan
  • Asia-Pacific: NHK World - Town rejects plans to build radioactive waste site
  • Asia: Nuclear Engineering - Simulator updates for Ling Ao
  • East Asia: Reuters - South Korea running out of spent nuclear fuel storage space - advisory body - Meeyoung Cho
  • UK: The Guardian - Tony Abbott expected to sign uranium deal with India on visit next month - Daniel Hurst
  • Europe: Nuclear Engineering - Doel 4 to remain out of action for 2014
  • Europe: Platts - French baseload power prices up almost Eur10 on possible tighter system
  • Europe: Reuters - The cost of caring for Europe's elderly nuclear plants - Nina Chestney and Susanna Twidale
  • East Europe: Global Dispatch - Chernobyl Disaster – The Cancer Threat Continues - Lolita Di
  • East Europe: World Nuclear News - Foundation for Chernobyl cover
  • Russia: Ria Novosti - Russia Plans First Nuclear Reactor Delivery to Belarus in 2015
  • Middle East: World Nuclear News - IAEA praises Jordanian progress
  • Middle East: antiwar.com - Rouhani: Iran Won't Accept Restraints Beyond Existing IAEA Rules - Jason Ditz
  • Middle East: Bloomberg - Iran Lures Investors Seeing Nuclear Deal Ending Sanctions - Jeremy Kahn
  • Middle East: Deutsche Welle - UN wants 'progress' in probe into Iran's nuclear record
  • Middle East: Reuters - IAEA expects progress by deadline in Iran nuclear inquiry - Fredrik Dahl
  • Middle East: Trend News Agency - Iran, P5+1 may hold nuclear talks in September - Milad Fashtami
  • Middle East: Trend News Agency - Iranian FM calls on P5+1 to lift UNSC sanctions against Iran
  • Middle East: Washington Post - UN sees some progress in Iran nuclear probe
  • Middle East: Fars News Agency - Deputy FM Urges G5+1 to Give up Illusions on Iran's N. Program
  • Middle East: Press TV - Iran flexibility on nuclear program has endpoint: Analyst
  • Middle East: Press TV - No nuclear deal with Sextet unless UNSC bans lifted: Iran FM
  • Middle East: Press TV - N-talks could bear fruit by November 24: Iran diplomat
  • Middle East: Press TV - IAEA under US pressure over Iran: Analyst
  • Middle East: Tehran Times - Nuclear program, a matter of national pride for Iranians: ex-Obama advisor
  • South Africa: IOL - Energy: Areva wins Koeberg contract
  • South Africa: Mail & Guardian - SA's fixation on nuclear energy based on 'patronage' - Sipho Kings

    Sunday, August 17, 2014

  • KULR-TV - Hanford Uses Explosives to Remove Structure - Raven Richard
  • Tri-City Herald - Plutonium Recycle Test Reactor demolished - Courtesy Washington Closure Hanford
  • Arizona Republic - Navajos helped win Cold War – now they're left out in cold
  • YourWestValley - Group pushes Congress for abandoned uranium mine cleanup - Matthew Seeman
  • Alamogordo Daily News - Carlsbad community had asked for WIPP maintenance funding four years prior to truck fire - Zack Ponce
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Reader View: Udall promotes labs at New Mexico's expense - Greg Mello
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Portsmouth (1953) - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Radioactive respirators: revisited - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Poneman sticking around until early October - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - DOE to provide $55 million for 31 projects to accelerate vehicle technologies; four awards go to ORNL - Frank Munger
  • Times and Democrat - SRS completes vacuuming of 'cobwebs'
  • UN: IAEA - IAEA Director General Comments on Visit to Iran
  • Canada: Canada Free Press - Greens are the Enemies of Energy - Alan Caruba
  • Canada: Toronto Star - Letter: Lake Huron dump far too risky - Mary-Ellen Kavanagh
  • Asia-Pacific: The Diplomat - As Radioactive Water Accumulates, TEPCO Eyes Pacific Ocean As Dumping Ground - Nick Cunningham
  • Asia-Pacific: Japan Times - Police probe NPO involved in possible fraud related to nuclear accident compensation
  • East Asia: Korea Herald - Park urges N. Korea to abandon its nuclear programs
  • UK: Herald Scotland - Probe into Faslane radiation scare - Rob Edwards
  • Europe: Reuters - INSIGHT-The cost of caring for Europe's elderly nuclear plants - Nina Chestney and Susanna Twidale
  • Middle East: Bloomberg - Rouhani Tells IAEA's Amano Iran Open to Clear Nuclear Ambiguity - Ladane Nasseri
  • Middle East: Reuters - U.N. nuclear chief holds top level nuclear talks in Iran - Mehrdad Balali
  • Middle East: Yahoo! News - Iran won't accept nuclear restraints 'beyond IAEA rules' - Siavosh Ghazi
  • Middle East: Press TV - Iran resolved to cooperate with IAEA: Zarif

    Saturday, August 16, 2014

  • Tri-City Herald - Initial testing on cleaning up Hanford burial ground promising - Annette Cary
  • Los Angeles Times - Did Los Alamos fire a researcher for questioning U.S. nuclear doctrine? - Michael Hiltzik
  • Greenfield Recorder - Entergy eyes Texas for additional waste - Susan Smallheer
  • Chronicle-Journal - Letter: Let's not be nuclear waste guinea pigs - Clay Gordon, Terrace Bay
  • Portsmouth Daily Times - USEC records $28 million loss for 2nd quarter - Frank Lewis
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - Record investment comes to Tennessee Valley with cheaper TVA industrial power - Dave Flessner
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Emergency exercise at ORNL - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Pantex 7 - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Semi-Candid Camera - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - North to Alaska and then . . . - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - IG looks at the way DOE's Office of Science manages allegations of research misconduct - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Quick results for an urgent need; DOE program trains veterans for 3D printing jobs - Frank Munger
  • Tampa Bay Times - Billionaire environmentalist's group stages rally at Duke Energy's Florida headquarters - Ivan Penn
  • ABC News - Delays for SC Nuclear Plant Pressure Industry - Ray Henry
  • Aiken Standard - German group against shipping fuel to U.S. - Derrek Asberry
  • Herald Independent - Nuclear reactors facing construction delay - Lucas Vance
  • Mid-Hudson News - Indian Point 3 returns to service
  • Wicked Local Amesbury - COLUMN: Seabrook and sea level rise - William Sargent
  • WAMC - Texas Low-Level Waste Site Used By Vermont Could Grow - Pat Bradley
  • AllGov - Chairman of the Nuclear Waste Technical Review Board: Who Is Rodney Ewing?
  • Atomic Insights - Atomic Show #220 – Atoms for California - Rod Adams
  • Beyond Nuclear - Cost overruns and schedule delays at proposed new reactors in GA, SC, and TN
  • CleanTechnica - 4 Nuclear Power Plants Shut Down; Wind Power Steps In - Jake Richardson
  • ExtremeTech - Molten salt nuclear reactor that eats radioactive waste gets funded - Ryan Whitwam
  • POGO - Government Not Open to Journalists - Christine Anderson
  • Union of Concerned Scientists - Journalism, Science Groups Decry EPA Move to Muzzle National Science Advisers
  • GovTrack - H. R. 5322: Text of To establish the Department of Energy and the Environment, and for other purposes
  • Oceania: The Australian - Aboriginal push to host nuclear waste dump sparks land council ructions - Amos Aikman
  • Oceania: SBS - Comment: Radioactive waste - time for a new approach to an old issue - Dave Sweeney
  • Asia-Pacific: Asahi Shimbun - Giant watercolor captures devastation of Fukushima nuclear disaster
  • Asia-Pacific: Asahi Shimbun - Utilities still spending consumer fees to run nuclear-promotion centers
  • Asia-Pacific: Asahi Shimbun - Rock legend's war essay prophetic in post-quake Japan - Shunichi Kawabata
  • Asia-Pacific: ENENews - Gov't Experts: Fukushima fuel rods melting 75 minutes after tsunami; Reactor core not covered with water 10 minutes after power blackout – Worker: Before explosion, Unit 1 "filled with what looked like steam or dust… a series of large bangs… noise never heard before" (VIDEO)
  • Asia-Pacific: Fukushima Diary - The government of Hong Kong rejected Japanese request to lift restriction on Japanese imports - Iori Mochizuki
  • Asia-Pacific: Fukushima Diary - Stronger negative relationship of wild bird abundance and radiation level seen in Fukushima than Chernobyl - Iori Mochizuki
  • Asia-Pacific: Fukushima Diary - Japanese wisteria bloomed 3 months later than the right season in Iwaki city – Photos - Iori Mochizuki
  • Asia-Pacific: Japan Times - Kepco: the monstrous 500-pound gorilla of Kansai - Eric Johnston
  • Asia-Pacific: Japan Times - Power play: the debate over renewable energy - Eric Johnston
  • Asia-Pacific: Jiji Press - Tokyo NPO in N-Accident Fraud Scandal May Have Been Dummy
  • Asia-Pacific: Mainichi Daily News - Going Nuclear: 'Eat grass' thinking keeps abolishment a pipe dream (Pt. 10)
  • South Asia: The Hindu - KKNPP first unit ready for commercial run
  • Europe: Local Suisse - Austrian province wants Swiss nuclear power halt
  • North Europe: Itar-Tass - Finnish government delays consideration of Russian nuke project to September
  • East Europe: Kyiv Post - Russia ready to enable IAEA to inspect nuclear sites in Crimea
  • East Europe: Ria Novosti - Russia to Provide IAEA Inspectors Full Access to Nuclear Facilities in Crimea
  • Russia: Bellona - Rosy predictions for commercial Arctic traffic bring North Pole nuclear icebreaker tours to a halt
  • Middle East: Scott Horton Show - Gareth Porter, an award-winning independent journalist, discusses his article "The Fog of Diplomacy: Creating a False Picture of the Iran Nuclear Talks."
  • Middle East: Xinhua News - IAEA chief to visit Iran for nuclear talks
  • Middle East: Press TV - Iran's Rouhani, IAEA chief Amano to meet Sunday
  • South Africa: Reuters - France's Areva to refit South African nuclear plant
  • South Africa: StarAfrica - S/Africa seals nuclear power deal with France's Areva

    Friday, August 15, 2014

  • Artesia Daily Press - Udall, Heinrich, Pearce join energy secretary at WIPP
  • Albuquerque Journal - Ex-LANL scientist not allowed to withdraw his guilty plea - Mark Oswald
  • KOB Albuquerque - WIPP contractor suing employer after fire - Blair Miller
  • Bloomberg - Copper Rebounds as U.S. Factory Output Beats Estimates - Luzi Ann Javier
  • Reuters - U.N. nuclear chief to visit Iran before investigation deadline - Fredrik Dahl
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-Europe "shot itself in foot" with Russia sanctions -Hungary PM - Gergely Szakacs
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-China cuts red tape, financing costs for firms - Koh Gui Qing and Aileen Wang
  • Reuters - South Korea suggests Northeast Asia nuclear safety group - Meeyoung Cho
  • Washington Post blog - After the Fukushima meltdown, Japan's nuclear restart is stalled - Daniel Aldrich and James Platte
  • Colorado Daily - Peace Train: A nuclear-free world is possible - Judith Mohling
  • Japan Times - Scientists detect genetic abnormalities in Fukushima birds, insects
  • MinnPost - Cut emissions at the Sherco plant? Switch instead to emission-free nuclear power - Rolf Westgard
  • Eureka! Science News - Fukushima's legacy - Joji Otaki
  • Earth2Tech - More Valley investors are funding nuclear energy tech - Katie Fehrenbacher
  • Yonhap News - Park urges N. Korea to abandon its nuclear programs
  • OilPrice - As Radioactive Water Accumulates, TEPCO Eyes Pacific Ocean As Dumping Ground - Nick Cunningham
  • The Australian - Aboriginal push to host nuclear waste dump sparks land council ructions - Amos Aikman
  • ABC - 'Uranium dust' from Yorke Peninsula Hillside mine could contaminate crops, campaigners say - Malcolm Sutton
  • Al Jazeera - Ban urges meeting on nuclear-free Middle East
  • Imperial Valley Press - Cleaning up nuclear mess - David Liggins
  • NRDC blog - California Misses Opportunity to Swap a Full Nuclear Plant for Clean Energy - Sierra Martinez
  • Press TV - Early Iran-P5+1 nuclear deal unlikely: Iranian FM
  • Trend News Agency - Final nuclear agreement seems impossible before deadline, Iran says - Umid Niayesh
  • Penn Energy - NuScale looking to build small scale nuclear power plant in Washington
  • Mail & Guardian - SA blinded by nuclear's dying light - Lionel Faull
  • Building.co.uk - New build nuclear plans take step forward - Vern Pitt
  • GlobalPost - Jordan, Russia to sign nuclear reactor deal
  • Wicked Local Newburyport - Nuclear disasters focus of Newburyport Documentary Film Festival
  • Science Careers Blog - Firing of Los Alamos researcher draws criticism - Jeffrey Mervis
  • Publics.bg - Decision on Bulgaria, Westinghouse Nuclear Deal Postponed
  • Nuclear Engineering - Berkeley waste retrieval modules completed
  • Vermont Public Radio - Entergy Hopes To Fast Track Emergency Planning Staff Reductions - Susan Keese
  • World Nuclear News - Canada and Kazakhstan prospects
  • World Nuclear News - Rock group sees fast reactor
  • Aiken Standard - SRNS completes H-Canyon modifications - Derrek Asberry
  • NW Evening Mail - Barrow ship set to be scrapped
  • Bellingham Herald - Demolition blast planned at Hanford reactor site
  • Albuquerque Journal - No need for Geiger counter for makers of 'Manhattan' - Mark Oswald
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - From TVA's underground nerve center operators keep electricty flowing across MidSouth - Dave Flessner
  • Moorpark Acorn - Contamination remains a health concern - Gabrielle Moreira
  • Simi Valley Acorn - Cut thefield lab cleanup crew some slack
  • South Florida Sun-Sentinel - Chan Lowe: FPL asks ratepayers for solar "donation" - Chan Lowe
  • Xinhua News - S. Korea urges DPRK to accept proposal of high-level talks
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - DOE looks to add waste capacity in advance of new landfill - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - The future of AMSE: Part II - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - No comment - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Brown bag: Nuclear security issues for next decade - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - A car phone in 1947? - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - USEC reports $28M loss in 2nd Qtr - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - The depth of Poneman - Frank Munger
  • GreenWorld - Citigroup: The revolution will not be televised
  • IAEA - IAEA Director General to Visit Iran
  • IAEA - IAEA Reviews Jordan's Progress in Developing Nuclear Power Programme
  • BBC - Whitehaven's Beacon Museum unveils £1.2m expansion plan
  • Xinhua News - Jordan, Russia to sign nuclear reactor deal
  • Press TV - Early Iran-P5+1 nuclear deal unlikely: Iranian FM
  • Press TV - IAEA chief due in Iran August 17
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notices: Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc., Pages 48140 - 48141 [FR DOC #: 2014-19451]
  • Health and Human Services Department - Notices: Designation of a Class of Employees for Addition to the Special Exposure Cohort from the Nuclear Metals Inc. facility in West Concord, Massachusetts, Pages 48168 - 48169 [FR DOC #: 2014-19378]
  • New Baltimore Voice - Joint Review Panel on nuclear waste dump refuses to hear Pavlov's testimony - Jim Bloch
  • Gainesville Times - Your Views: Politics is still main obstacle to nuclear energy - Joe Barnes, Gainesville
  • Wicked Local Duxbury - OF NUCLEAR INTEREST: Pilgrim Nuclear and the public's rights to the shoreline - Meg Sheehan
  • Toronto Star - Nuclear funds power OPG profit increase - John Spears
  • World Nuclear News - Park proposes Northeast Asian nuclear safety group
  • NW Evening Mail - Companies urged to use nuclear testing facility
  • Huron Daily Tribune - Our View: Not in our lakes
  • NRC - NRC Meeting Aug. 26 to Discuss Proposed Language For Consolidated Accident Mitigation Rule
  • Fukushima Diary - S. Korea rejected contaminated scrap iron imported from Japan / Radiation level 5 times much as safety limit - Iori Mochizuki
  • Kyodo News - Park proposes creation of nuclear safety body in Northeast Asia
  • Kyodo News - Japan, U.S. experts warn of impact on species from Fukushima crisis
  • Asahi Shimbun - Utilities still spending consumer fees to run nuclear-promotion centers
  • Mainichi Daily News - Mainichi photo inspires Nagasaki A-bomb survivor to speak out
  • Mainichi Daily News - Going Nuclear: Credit stolen away by an archrival (Pt. 9)
  • Wall Street Journal blog - Why J-Power Is Rare Winner in Japan's Power Industry - Mari Iwata
  • Business Standard - Modi, Abe likely to meet on Sept 1; to conclude talk on long-pending civil nuclear deal - Nayanima Basu

    Thursday, August 14, 2014

  • Reno News & Review - The EPA gets it right, for once - Brendan Trainor
  • Cape Cod Times - NRC "following up" on malfunction at Pilgrim - Christine Legere
  • Albuquerque Journal - WIPP employee sues over respiratory issues - Lauren Villagran
  • KUNM - WIPP Worker Sues Over Smoke Inhalation, Feds Seek Extension On Migrant Education Deadline
  • SF Gate blog - John McCain's Bomb It - Mark Fiore
  • Reuters - Sweden considers building nuclear reactor for research - Mia Shanley
  • The Guardian - Trident missiles 'could be relocated to Plymouth from independent Scotland' - Richard Norton-Taylor
  • KING5 Seattle - Nuclear reactors may have future in Washington state - Jake Whittenberg
  • Greenville News - Duke cited for Oconee nuclear safety lapse - Eric Connor
  • New York Times - Letter: Cost of Nuclear Disaster - Edwin Lyman, Senior Scientist, Union Of Concerned Scientists
  • Xinhua News - S. Korea urges DPRK to stop nuclear development - Washington Post
  • Washington Post blog - Khamenei says no dice on a nuclear deal - Jennifer Rubin
  • Ria Novosti - TEPCO Searches Approval to Dump Radioactive Water Into Sea
  • World Nuclear News - Additional measures for Fukushima water management - Helsinki Times
  • Chicagomag - The Big Picture: Here Lies the World's First Nuclear Reactor - Jeremy Bolen
  • The Guardian - Aboriginal people can still apply to use land for nuclear waste, says minister - Helen Davidson
  • WatertownDailyTimes - Letter: Using nuclear power has many benefits - Morgan Alexander
  • KOKI FOX 23 - Tulsa tests nuclear attack sirens by mistake - Lynn Casey
  • Korea Times - Pope Francis, please address nuclear problem - Kim Ik-Jung
  • ITN News - Relocation of nuclear deterrent 'financially feasible'
  • Greeneville Sun - Nuclear Regulatory Commission Will Hold Public Meeting For Nuclear Fuel Services
  • OUP blog - The environmental case for nuclear power - Michael H. Fox, Emeritus Professor At Colorado State University
  • Falmouth Packet - Nuclear warhead facility could be built near Falmouth
  • Cherokee County Herald - Nuclear regulator calls for comment on plant 20 miles north of Chattanooga
  • Nuclear Engineering - EU assistance to Ukraine in the last ten years
  • Nuclear Engineering - Westinghouse to replace pumps at Olkiluoto 1&2
  • ITN News - Moving Trident out of Scotland is 'not impossible'
  • World Nuclear News - SCE&G forced to revise Summer schedule
  • Lower Hudson Journal - Indian Point reactor shuts down after false alarm - Michael Risinit
  • Taiwan Today - Ma seeks diverse, viable energy mix for Taiwan - Taiwan Today
  • Tehran Times - Iran, 5+1 need to make painful compromises: ex-White House advisor - Matthew Bunn
  • ABC - Muckaty nuclear dump process 'a disaster', Minister says
  • Aiken Standard - DOE plan gives MOX update, outlines SRS funding woes - Derrek Asberry
  • San Luis Obispo New Times - Members of the Diablo Canyon Independent Safety Committee have asked for more analysis of a new cooling system - Colin Rigley
  • Mainichi Daily News - Going Nuclear: A nuclear experiment (Pt. 8)
  • Tri-City Herald - Twister near Hanford
  • Atomic Insights - Atomic Show #218 – Ed Calabrese – Researching Dose Response - Rod Adams
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - ORNL's Varela receives Burton Medal - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - A little later than projected: Y-12 nears end of B53 dismantlement work - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - House of Fogbank - Frank Munger
  • All Things Nuclear - Missile Defense: Taking the Path of Least Resistance - Laura Grego
  • GreenWorld - Same old story: Summer reactors delayed, overbudget
  • Press TV - Iran determined in nuclear talks: President Rouhani
  • Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board - Notices: Meetings; Sunshine Act, Pages 47622 - 47623 [FR DOC #: 2014-19430]
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Nevada, Page 47632 [FR DOC #: 2014-19305]
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Paducah, KY, Pages 47632 - 47633 [FR DOC #: 2014-19307]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Environmental Assessments; Availability, etc.: Department of the Air Force, Kirtland Air Force Base, New Mexico, Pages 47688 - 47689 [FR DOC #: 2014-19280]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: License Amendments: Florida Power and Light Co., Turkey Point Nuclear Generating Units 3 and 4, Pages 47689 - 47693 [FR DOC #: 2014-19282]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings: Setpoints for Safety-Related Instrumentation, Page 47693 [FR DOC #: 2014-19220]
  • Southern Utah News - Radiation exposure screening at Kane County Hospital Aug. 27 - Laurali Noteman
  • Times Picayune - Nuclear plant safety is focus of NRC public forum in St. Charles Parish - Littice Bacon-Blood
  • The Guardian - Aboriginal people can still apply to use land for nuclear waste, says minister - Helen Davidson
  • ABC - Failed Muckaty nuclear dump process 'a disaster', Federal Industry Minister Ian MacFarlane says - Tulsa World
  • Tulsa World - Tulsa's nuclear alarm went off and few people noticed - Dylan Goforth
  • Reuters - UPDATE 2-Belgian Doel 4 nuclear reactor closed till year-end - Geert De Clercq
  • Bakken.com - Pennsylvania will send radioactive waste to Michigan - Shane Thielges
  • ANS Nuclear Cafe - Nuclear Energy Blog Carnival 221
  • NRC - NRC Increases Oversight at Oconee Nuclear Plant
  • NRC blog - Get NRC Correspondence on Operating Nuclear Power Plants by Email - Christine Steger
  • Fukushima Diary - Charcoal in kettle turned rainbow-colored in Tokyo – Photos - Iori Mochizuki
  • Fukushima Diary - JP Gov to decide to abort the preceding "frozen water wall" project on 8/19/2014 - Iori Mochizuki
  • Fukushima Diary - "Tepco to abandon AREVA's water purification system." - Iori Mochizuki
  • ENENews - Scientists: Fukushima radiation is causing "serious biological effects" – Disaster's widespread impact now being revealed – "Major irreversible shifts" in ecosystems discussed – "High rates of abnormality and mortality"… severe damage to humans next? (PHOTOS)
  • ENENews - Japan TV: Injecting water into Fukushima reactor accelerated meltdown – Nuclear fuel rods had "reaction generating large amounts of heat" – 'Restricted' Data: Monitoring post measured nearly 1,000,000 microSv/hr; Within hours radiation dose spiked 30,000% far away from plant (VIDEO)
  • NHK World - Anti-tornado facilities at nuclear plant unveiled
  • Kyodo News - Kyodo Feature Advisory
  • CityLab - No, Fukushima Is Not a Wildlife Haven–and Neither Is Chernobyl - Laura Bliss
  • World Nuclear News - Additional measures for Fukushima water management
  • InsuranceNewsNet - A Newly Rebranded NIAC Sees Fukushima and Lac Mégantic Put Upward Pressure On Capacity For Canadian Nuclear Operators
  • GlobalPost - Workers try to save Fukushima No. 1 reactor through venting mission - Hideki Takahashi and Hisashi Ota
  • DOE - DOE O 435.1 Chg 1, Radioactive Waste Management - Linda Suttora

    Wednesday, August 13, 2014

  • Tri-City Herald - Hanford beats annual water cleanup goal - Annette Cary
  • StGeorgeUtah - John MacArthur Wright (July 11, 1930 – August 8, 2014)
  • WJHL - NFS seeking hazardous waste management permit - Ted Overbay
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - Moniz: WIPP 'core facility' for US - Zack Ponce
  • Reuters - U.S. says reopening New Mexico nuclear waste dump is top priority - Laura Zuckerman
  • Wisconsin State Journal - Nuclear secrets lie by Nekoosa man brings probation sentence - Bill Novak
  • The Chattanoogan - NRC Seeks Public Comment On Draft Environmental Study Of Sequoyah Nuclear Plant
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Frank Munger: K-31 is next up in DOE's demolition derby
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - House of Fogbank - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Deputy Secretary Dan Poneman to visit - Frank Munger
  • WRCB-TV - TVA's Watts Bar Unit 2 over 90 percent complete
  • Aiken Standard - NRC report finds zero violations at MOX project
  • Aiken Standard - DOE plan gives MOX update, outlines SRS funding woes - Derrek Asberry
  • The State - SCE&G nuclear plants facing more delays, cost overruns - Roddie Burris
  • The State - Gov. Nikki Haley opposes new $12 million loan tor S.C. State - Andrew Shain
  • WYFF Greenville - NRC increases oversight at Oconee nuclear plant after crack, leak - Carla Field,
  • Penn Energy - International team visits Clinton nuclear power plant - Greenfield Daily Reporter
  • Southern Maryland News - Calvert Cliffs plant safety significance may increase - Sarah Fleischman
  • Pittsburgh Tribune-Review - EPA makes upbeat assessment on nuclear contamination from Parks Township waste dump - Mary Ann Thomas
  • Poughkeepsie Journal - Dateline: Blast in '72 fueled fears about Nuclear Lake - Anthony P. Musso
  • CBS Connecticut - Millstone Cited For Minor Safety Violations
  • Greenfield Daily Reporter - Regulators cite inhaled radioactive material, 2 other violations at Connecticut nuclear plant
  • New London Day - UPDATED: Feds cite both Millstone units for 3 minor safety violations - Judy Benson
  • Plymouth Wicked Local - PILGRIM NUCLEAR POWER PLANT: Plume exposure EPZ expansion question headed to voters
  • New York Times - Atomic Bomb Victims Stand Alone - Norihiro Kato
  • Wall Street Journal - The Growing Threat From an EMP Attack - R. James Woolsey and Peter Vincent Pry
  • Washington Post - Why small towns want nuclear waste dumps - Ryan Weber
  • NRC - NRC Increases Oversight at Oconee Nuclear Plant
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Maintaining the Effectiveness of License Renewal Aging Management Programs, Pages 47483 - 47484 [FR DOC #: 2014-19194]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Nuclear Regulatory Guides: Revisions to NUREG0800, Chapters 2 and 3, Pages 47484 - 47485 [FR DOC #: 2014-19192]
  • Canada: Port Huron Times Herald - Canada denies Pavlov chance to tell his side - Beth Leblanc
  • Oceania: Yahoo! News Australia - Federal minister to visit NT's Muckaty - Neda Vanovac
  • Asia-Pacific: Nuclear Engineering - Shika 2 applies for restart
  • Asia-Pacific: Ria Novosti - Fukushima Disaster Victims Reach 21,586
  • Asia-Pacific: Science 2.0 - Fukushima Report Questions US Nuclear Safety Culture - Brandon T. Bisceglia
  • Asia-Pacific: Asahi Shimbun - Fears reverberate about possible draft despite Abe's dismissal as 'unconstitutional' - Tetsuya Watanabe
  • Asia-Pacific: ENENews - Plutonium detected underground near Fukushima reactor – Test results not revealed publicly for almost a year after sampling date – Officials plan to pump up groundwater from same well it was found in and dump it into Pacific Ocean (PHOTO)
  • Asia-Pacific: Fukushima Diary - Cucumber found glowing in blue near Fukushima – Photos - Iori Mochizuki
  • Asia-Pacific: Fukushima Diary - Children swimming in the sea of Fukushima – Video - Iori Mochizuki
  • Asia-Pacific: Japan Times - Hong Kong negative on easing import curbs on food from Fukushima-area prefectures
  • Asia-Pacific: Japan Times - METI to investigate radioactive scrap iron shipped to South Korea
  • Asia-Pacific: Japan Times - Editorial: An A-bomb survivor takes on Abe
  • Asia-Pacific: Kyodo News - Gov't to investigate radioactive scrap iron shipped to S. Korea
  • Asia-Pacific: Kyodo News - TEPCO begins pumping up groundwater at Fukushima plant
  • Asia-Pacific: Mainichi Daily News - Going Nuclear: Stubborn rivals (Pt. 7) - Haruyuki Aikawa
  • Asia-Pacific: Mainichi Daily News - TEPCO mulls spinning off hydropower, renewable energy operations
  • Asia-Pacific: NHK World - Anti-tornado facilities at nuclear plant unveiled
  • Asia-Pacific: NHK World - Shika nuclear plant operator applies for screening
  • East Asia: JoongAng Daily - North Korea policy on ice - Bae Myung-Bok
  • East Asia: Korea Herald - [Herald Interview] No room for N. Korean nuke test: CTBTO chief - Shin Hyon-Hee
  • East Asia: Korea Times - NK leader's image makeover effort in full swing
  • East Asia: Yonhap News - S. Korean FM warns North against another nuke test
  • Southeast Asia: Daily Telegraph - Why has this Philippines nuclear power plant been dormant for 30 years?
  • UK: Derby Telegraph - Inspiring visit to nuclear research centre for Derbyshire students
  • UK: The Guardian - Global warming is moistening the atmosphere - John Abraham
  • UK: Meath Chronicle - Sellafield ordered to improve fire safety, following breaches. - Ann Casey
  • UK: thejournal.ie - 'No health threat to Irish people' as four UK nuclear reactors are shut down

    Tuesday, August 12, 2014

  • Nuclear Street - Texas County Considers Pursuit of Interim Spent Nuclear Fuel Storage Site
  • Nuclear Engineering - Start-up of India's PFBR delayed
  • Albuquerque Journal - DOE chief emphasizes WIPP's 'high priority' - Lauren Villagran
  • KSFR - August 12 First News: U-S Energy Secretary Vows To Re-Open WIPP ASAP (Listen) - Tom Trowbridge
  • Xinhua News - U.S. energy secretary vows to reopen troubled nuke dump
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Feds blast plans for biodefense labs at LANL - Patrick Malone
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - WIPP supporters greet Energy secretary - Zack Ponce
  • Atomic Insights - NSSA Response to BBC Article "The Ship That Totally Failed to Change the World" - Rod Adams
  • Bloomberg - CEZ Predicts Further Drop in Power Prices as Profit Declines - Ladka Bauerova
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-Japan's Tepco may hive off hydro, renewable energy operations-sources - Kentaro Hamada and Taro Fuse
  • WSYR - OCC hoping for more Nuclear Energy students
  • Japan Times - Crzkny unites artists against nuclear power - Patrick St. Michel
  • Press TV - Iran determined in nuclear talks: President Rouhani
  • South China Morning Post - Subsidies for storing nuclear debris from Fukushima plant offered by Tokyo - Julian Ryall
  • Ghana Broadcasting Corporation - Nuclear expert calls For A Plant in Ghana Now As Africa Produces About 40% of World's Uranium
  • Aiken Standard - Young nuclear industry professionals convene in Georgia
  • KVEW-TV - Workers Create Demolition Zone at Hanford's Plutonium Finishing Plant - Dan Thesman
  • Tri-City Herald - 8 buildings removed from Hanford plutonium plant in past month - Annette Cary
  • Bellingham Herald - Energy Northwest to certify nuclear technicians
  • Huron Daily Tribune - Bad Axe opposes nuclear waste plan - Chris Aldridge
  • All Things Nuclear - Exelon's Full Fixes - Dave Lochbaum
  • Reading Evening Post - Nuclear bomb factory urged to be less secretive - David Millward
  • South Jersey Times - More input needed on proposed PSEG Nuclear/Army Corps land swap, environmentalists say - Bill Gallo Jr.
  • SBS - Proposed WA uranium mine will poison groundwater opponents say - Ryan Emery
  • Itar-Tass - US, UK nuclear submarines constantly on duty in Barents Sea – Russian Navy
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-Belgian nuclear power output halved after oil leak at reactor - Barbara Lewis and Nina Chestney
  • Reuters - REFILE-Electrabel says Doel 4 nuclear plant could restart Sept. 15 - Barbara Lewis
  • Hartlepool Today - Hartlepool's nuclear power station shut down for two months after defect found
  • Nuclear Engineering - Transport of spent fuel after dry storage - Maurice Dallongeville, Hervé Issard, Elisa Leoni and Aravinda Zeachandirin
  • World Nuclear News - Crunch time for the EU
  • Portsmouth Herald News - Letter: Seabrook nuke plant answers sought - Donald E. Tilbury
  • Nuclear Engineering - Supply chain apprentices tour Sellafield project
  • Standart News - Westinghouse: The nuclear reactor agreement does not require state investment ???????? ?? standartnews.com
  • CounterCurrents - The Marshall Islands Sue All Nuclear Nations For Violations Of The NPT's Article VI - John Scales Avery
  • Nuclear Engineering - Summer 2 & 3 completion delayed a year
  • Mainichi Daily News - Going Nuclear: Plutonium and uranium bombs (Pt. 6)
  • Mainichi Daily News - Nuclear power not priority: Indonesian president-elect Joko Widodo
  • Tampa Bay Times - Editorial: Don't rubber-stamp Duke's plan for plants
  • Largs and Millport Weekly News - Labour quiz SNP over Hunterston waste
  • Russellville Courier - NRC schedules ANO meeting
  • World Nuclear News - Safety review sought for Shika 2
  • Japan Times - Hokuriku Electric seeks Shika reactor restart
  • Daily Bhaskar - Rajasthan atomic power station sets world record for continuous operation for 740 days, leaves behind US
  • GlobalPost - TEPCO begins pumping up groundwater at Fukushima plant
  • Japan Times - Power output in Japan fell for fourth straight month in July
  • Ria Novosti - Russia Commemorates Kursk Submarine Victims
  • Ghana Broadcasting Corporation - Board Of Ghana Atomic Energy Commission Inaugurated
  • Daily Mining Gazette - Maine public hearings set on missile defense site
  • Japan Times - Tepco may spin off hydroelectric, renewable energy division
  • Asahi Shimbun - EDITORIAL: Japan, China and South Korea must not let war anniversaries break diplomatic momentum
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - July 25, 1946 - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Chatting with teller during Manhattan Project - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Welcome, etc., from DNFSB - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Creedon sworn-in at NNSA's No. 2 post - Frank Munger
  • GreenWorld - Industry says EPA rule needs more nuke support
  • New York Times - In Britain, Nuclear Reactors to Be Shut Down in Fault Investigation - Stanley Reed
  • Bellona - Fourteen years since Kursk sank environmentalists watch the seas for next catastrophe - Anna Kireeva
  • Yonhap News - No activity at N. Korea's nuclear test site: 38 North - Chang Jae-Soon
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals, Page 47159 [FR DOC #: 2014-19015]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals, Pages 47159 - 47160 [FR DOC #: 2014-19016]
  • Geological Society of London blog - Underground or overground? Geological disposal of radioactive waste - sarah
  • North Wales Chronicle - Anglesey nuclear dumping fears allayed - Tomos Hughes
  • Japan Today - Japan's nuclear energy and waste storage policy quandary - Toshitaka Takeuchi
  • Fukushima Diary - Tepco "Molten fuel in Reactor 3 is only 26cm to the outside of primary containment vessel" - Iori Mochizuki
  • Fukushima Diary - Tepco to pump up highly contaminated groundwater for potential discharge today / Drainage plan submitted to NRA - Iori Mochizuki
  • Fukushima Diary - Drain pipes got clogged due to dry ice project for frozen water wall - Iori Mochizuki
  • ENENews - Gov't Expert: Fukushima hot particles can't be dissolved, even with hot nitric acid! – Huge amounts of fallout are still bound to organic material… "we have very little knowledge about this" – "Reaction is irreversible" (PHOTO)
  • ENENews - 200,000,000,000,000 becquerels/kg in fuel rod materials found near Tokyo… "the material spread globally" – Composed "major part" of worst Fukushima plume – Persists for long time in living organisms – Must reconsider disaster's health effects (PHOTOS)
  • NHK World - Anti-tornado facilities at nuclear plant unveiled
  • NHK World - Shika nuclear plant operator applies for screening
  • NHK World - TEPCO to scrap Areva system at Fukushima
  • NHK World - TEPCO to start new drainage system
  • Kyodo News - TEPCO begins pumping up groundwater at Fukushima plant
  • Kyodo News - Gov't to investigate radioactive scrap iron shipped to S. Korea
  • Kyodo News - Hokuriku Electric submits documents for reactor safety checks
  • Japan Times - Mourners visit site on 29th anniversary of world's deadliest single-plane crash
  • NRC - International Safety Review Team Visits Clinton Nuclear Plant
  • NRC - NRC Seeks Public Comment on Draft Environmental Study of Sequoyah Nuclear Plant License Renewal Application
  • NRC blog - Natural Hazards Are Part of the Planning - Scott Burnell
  • NWTRB - Summer Board Meeting - August 6, 2014 - Meeting Materials
  • GlobalPost - TEPCO begins pumping up groundwater at Fukushima plant
  • Al Jazeera - India uranium mining fuels health crisis - Sanjay Pandey

    Monday, August 11, 2014

  • Albuquerque Business First blog - Energy secretary in NM to discuss WIPP - Gary Gerew
  • Reuters - Rouhani calls Iranian critics of his nuclear policy 'cowards' - Michelle Moghtader
  • New York Times - In Britain, Nuclear Reactors to Be Shut Down in Fault Investigation - Stanley Reed
  • Reuters - EDF Energy shuts three UK nuclear reactors after fault found - Nina Chestney
  • BBC - EDF shuts two nuclear power stations temporarily
  • The Guardian - Nuclear reactors in northern England to be shut down due to faults - Josh Halliday
  • Tehran Times - Iran needs to talk to U.S. on sanctions: nuclear negotiator
  • Asahi Shimbun - EDITORIAL: Japan must pursue a path to a nuclear-free world
  • Yorkshire Post - Ellis wins nuclear parts deal with China
  • All Things Nuclear - Senate's Good Work on Nuclear Weapons All for Naught? - Stephen Young
  • Bangkok Post - NCPO rules out nuclear power
  • Islands Business - Marshall Islands seeks support for ICJ cases against nuclear state
  • Ghana Broadcasting Corporation - Nuclear expert calls For A Plant in Ghana Now As Africa Produces About 40% of World's Uranium
  • Aiken Standard - Nuclear Care Partners aids former SRS workers - Derrek Asberry
  • Philippine Daily Inquirer - Nuke research institute among lowest funded in proposed DOST budget - Marc Jayson Cayabyab
  • Prague Post - Nuclear plants seek alternatives to Russian fuel
  • Yonhap News - Experts include reprocessing in planning long-term management of spent nuclear fuel - Byun Duk-Kun
  • Greeneville Sun - TDEC Hearing Planned For Tuesday At Nuclear Fuel Services In Unicoi County
  • World Nuclear News - Lloyd's joins Lightbridge in the UAE
  • Arirang News - North Korea's nuclear weapons aimed at avert U.S. hostility - ashin@arirang.co.kr
  • World Nuclear News - EDF closes four reactors to assess boiler fault
  • World Nuclear News - Doel 4 shuts down after worker action
  • Yonhap News - (Yonhap Interview) Ex-U.S. nuclear negotiator calls for dialogue with N. Korea - Chang Jae-Soon
  • Korea Times - NK could play nuclear option - Kang Seung-Woo
  • Nuclear Engineering - Plant area monitoring at Krško
  • Northern Echo - Fears plans to pump toxic waste water into North York Moors paves way for fracking - Emily Flanagan
  • Cañon City Daily Record - Letter: Superfund site cleanup advances - Carol Dunn, Community Advisory Group
  • Tehran Times - Iran does not have the right to enrichment: Hillary Clinton
  • Enformable - Cesium found in Japanese steel exported to South Korea - Lucas W Hixson
  • Aiken Standard - SRS Advisory board is looking for new members - Derrek Asberry
  • IAEA - Renovation of Nuclear Applications Laboratories
  • BBC - Are India's big dams safe?By Nitin Srivastava
  • NHK World - TEPCO files application for new drainage system
  • Fukushima Diary - JP Gov decided to support additional 500 billion yen for Tepco / Total gov's support up to over 5 trillion yen - Iori Mochizuki
  • Fukushima Diary - Tsunami embankment in Iwaki is still just sandbags / Plants are starting to grow up – Photo - Iori Mochizuki
  • ENENews - 200,000,000,000,000 becquerels/kg in fuel rod materials found near Tokyo… "the material spread globally" – Composed "major part" of worst Fukushima plume – Persists for long time in living organisms – Must reconsider disaster's health effects (PHOTOS)
  • ENENews - Nuclear fuel found 15 miles from Tokyo suburbs – Fukushima uranium in 'glassy' spheres transported over 170 km – Structural materials from the nuclear reactors also present (PHOTOS)
  • ENENews - Japan Professor: Outbreak of cancer is now underway in Fukushima children; Clear evidence of an epidemic – All of Japan is still being exposed to nuclear radiation – Gov't Official: It will be 'disastrous' if we have to conclude there's an actual increase in thyroid cancer from Fukushima
  • Kyodo News - Plan filed to build toxic water dumping facility at Fukushima plant
  • Kyodo News - Kyodo Feature Advisory
  • Japan Times - Tepco seeks OK for toxic-groundwater dumping facility at Fukushima plant
  • Mainichi Daily News - Municipalities not prepared to accept nuclear evacuees
  • Mainichi Daily News - Man granted A-bomb survivor's certificate after help from U.S. records
  • Mainichi Daily News - Editorial: Subsidies not the answer to problem over storage site for radioactive soil
  • Jiji Press - TEPCO to Scrap Areva Decontamination Device at Fukushima N-Plant
  • DOE:IG - Audit Report: DOE/IG-0917, Management of the National Nuclear Security Administration's Biosafety Laboratories
  • NRC - NRC Assigns New Resident Inspector to Hatch Nuclear Power Plant
  • NRC - NRC Schedules Public Meeting To Discuss Performance of Arkansas Nuclear One
  • Portsmouth Herald News - New concrete woes found at Seabrook nuclear plant - Kyle Stucker
  • London Times - Nuclear reactors shut down nine months after fault sparked alert - Ben Webster and Tim Webb
  • Yonhap News - No activity at N. Korea's nuclear test site: 38 North
  • Daily Telegraph - EDF shuts down two UK nuclear plants amid safety fears - Emily Gosden

    Sunday, August 10, 2014

  • Alamogordo Daily News - Rally planned to welcome Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz to Carlsbad - Zack Ponce
  • Bloomberg - China Rejects U.S. Proposal to Ease South China Sea Tensions - Sangwon Yoon and Kyaw Thu
  • Reuters - China State Grid quietly builds Mediterranean power network - Geert De Clercq, Charlie Zhu and Stephen Jewkes
  • Desert Sun - Is nuclear power a vanishing resource? - Morris R. Beschloss
  • Spokesman-Review - Nuclear lessons: Hanford tours go to heart of Cold War facility - Becky Kramer
  • Sioux Falls Argus Leader - Uranium company dismissive of data foes want released
  • KDLT - Uranium Mine Opponents Want More Info
  • Arizona Republic - Uranium mining on Navajo Reservation: How we did this - David Wallace
  • HNN Huntingtonnews - Nuclear Connections with Huntington's Plant Extend to Nickel Alloys - Tony E. Rutherford
  • The Australian - Russia uranium ban on the table: Abbott
  • AAP - Nuclear weapons still targeted on mid-Missouri - Chris Sheppard
  • Columbia Daily Tribune - Group uses anniversary of atomic warfare to push for peaceful future - Alex Schiffer
  • Arab News - KSA, China sign nuclear energy cooperation deal
  • Times and Democrat - SRR begins project to improve salt disposition of nuclear waste
  • Financial Express - India for early conclusion of nuke deal with Japan - Nay Pyi Taw
  • Everett Daily Herald - Old nuclear silos are deactivated
  • Al-Arabiya - Iran says won't accept 'toy' enrichment program - AFP
  • Augusta Chronicle - Savannah River Site is a national treasure, and we must use it wisely - Donald N. Bridges, Ph.D.
  • The Independent - Fracking fears for the North York Moors after oil company gains permission to drill for gas - Andy Powell
  • Japan Times - Magnitude-6.1 quake strikes Aomori, no major damage reported
  • Bolton News - Students win award for engineering problem solving
  • Yonhap News - N. Korean FM says Pyongyang's nukes aimed at deterring U.S. hostility - Kim Soo-Yeon
  • Los Angeles Times - California PUC losing luster, clout - Michael Hiltzik
  • Bellingham Herald - ord cleanup - Annette Cary
  • Chillicothe Gazette - Penrod named VP of American Centrifuge program
  • Tampa Bay Times - Duke, always hungry to build, says existing plants aren't viable - Ivan Pennivan Penn
  • Arirang News - S. Korea, U.S., Japan agree to expand cooperation against N. Korean threats - Lian.yoo@arirang.co.kr
  • Mainichi Daily News - As I See It: Don't rush decision to put Sendai nuclear plant back online - News Sri Lanka
  • News Sri Lanka - Measures to Introduce a New Atomic Energy Bill
  • Mainichi Daily News - Japan, U.S., S. Korea affirm close tie-ups over N. Korea
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Peace lanterns at Nagasaki event - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Fired Y-12 guard loses abritration case - Frank Munger
  • BBC - Hinkley Point C innovation centre construction work to begin
  • Austin American-Statesman - Two Austin attorneys seeking radioactive waste deal - Asher Price
  • News1130 - Radioactive testing planned for BC coast - Martin Macmahon
  • Arirang News - Ex-U.S. nuclear negotiator emphasizes need for dialogue with N. Korea - ashin@arirang.co.kr
  • Japan Times - Anti-nuke protesters bike around Washington on anniversary of Nagasaki atomic bombing
  • Times of India - India presses Japan for civil nuclear deal ahead of Modi visit - Sachin Parashar
  • Bangkok Post - NCPO rules out nuke plants - Please Credit and Share This Article With Others Using This Link:Http://Www.Bangkokpost.Com/News/Local/426139/Ncpo-Rules-Out-Nuke-Plants. View Our Policies At Http://Goo.Gl/9hgtd And Http://Goo.Gl/Ou6ip. © Post Publishing Pcl. All Rights Reserved.
  • Arirang News - Voices of concern greet Japan's nuclear power revival - danc@arirang.co.kr
  • Blackburn News - Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission Open House In Point Clark - Elizabeth Priest
  • Wanganui Chronicle - Mururoa cancer veteran takes action - Zaryd Wilson
  • Austin American-Statesman - Two Austin attorneys seeking radioactive waste deal - Asher Price
  • Yonhap News - S Korean FM calls on int'l community to prod N. Korea into ending nuke, missile programs - Kim Soo-Yeon
  • Fukushima Diary - Roadside trees in Ibaraki withering and cracking – Photo - Iori Mochizuki
  • Fukushima Diary - No work is on-going in Fukushima reactor buildings for "summer vacation" - Iori Mochizuki
  • Fukushima Diary - NHK admitted pieces of fuel rods and reactor vessels blasted to at least Ibaraki to contain Uranium & Zirconium - Iori Mochizuki
  • ENENews - Japan Professor: Outbreak of cancer is now underway in Fukushima children; Clear evidence of an epidemic – All of Japan is still being exposed to nuclear radiation – Gov't Official: It will be 'disastrous' if we have to conclude there's an actual increase in thyroid cancer from Fukushima
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Fukushima to make decision on soil storage this month
  • Mainichi Daily News - News Navigator: What will happen when 'defense secrets' become special state secrets?

    Saturday, August 09, 2014

  • Green Left Weekly - Why Australia should not become the world's nuclear waste dump - Jim Green
  • San Antonio Express-News - West Texas' Loving County hopes to store nuclear waste - Kolten Parker
  • The Guardian - Australia considers uranium ban as part of sanctions on Russia - Daniel Hurst, Helen Davidson and Agencies
  • E&E Daily - EPA rule not such a boon for nuclear after all -- utilities - Jean Chemnick
  • Daily News & Analysis - India, Australia to expedite talks on civil nuclear deal
  • Deseret News - Nuclear weapons: How much do you know?
  • GlobalPost - Marshall Islands seeks support for ICJ cases against nuclear states
  • Spokesman-Review - Amy Goodman: Hiroshima's lessons for the world - Amy Goodman
  • Consortium News - The Mystery of the Nagasaki Bomb - John Laforge
  • Asahi Shimbun - U.S. history textbooks assert less atomic bomb victims than Hiroshima, Nagasaki estimates - Satoshi Okumura
  • Japan Times - Editorial: The right path to pursue peace
  • Japan Times - Nagasaki mayor warns Abe at 69th A-bomb rites
  • Augusta Chronicle - Young nuclear workers meeting in Augusta for annual conference - Meg Mirshak
  • Aiken Standard - SRNS inks agreement with Georgia Power, Augusta Tech - Derrek Asberry
  • Baltimore Sun - Calvert Cliffs nuclear plant cited for safety issue - Timothy B. Wheeler
  • Net Newsledger - James Bay Cree Say No Uranium Mining
  • Ria Novosti - Australia May Stop Uranium Exports to Russia - Reports
  • CityLab - Atomic Tests Were a Tourist Draw in 1950s Las Vegas - Laura Bliss
  • Boston Globe - Letter: Nuclear power is long-term answer to our needs - Frank Messmann
  • Delphos Herald - Ohio's energy mix shifting to natural gas - Stephanie Groves
  • AsiaOne - Govt to give over $3.70 billion to Fukushima for tainted soil storage
  • Mainichi Daily News - Going Nuclear: Designing a nuclear weapon (Pt. 5)
  • Mainichi Daily News - Fukushima Pref. students collect anti-nuke signatures in Nagasaki
  • San Luis Obispo New Times - Diablo safety committee asks for further review on cooling system - Colin Rigley
  • Beyond Nuclear - Environmental coalition presses case for NEPA review of Fermi 3 transmission corridor
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Night view (1968) - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Biking against the bomb in D.C. - Frank Munger
  • BBC - Seven-mile scarf unveiled at Berkshire Trident protest
  • Asahi Shimbun - Fukushima towns look set to bite on new offer of more money for storage facilities
  • American Free Press - VIDEO: Fishermen Report 'Waist-High' Fukushima Debris in Pacific - Chris Depaulo
  • antiwar.com - Robert S. McNamara and the Real Tonkin Gulf Deception - Gareth Porter
  • KEYT - Cooling Towers for Diablo Canyon Studied
  • St. Louis Post-Dispatch - Plans not complete for delayed barrier between burning and radioactive Bridgeton landfills - Blythe Bernhard
  • Itar-Tass - Russia has enough uranium for domestic, foreign NPPs for 100 years - Rosatom
  • Fukushima Diary - NHK admitted pieces of fuel rods and reactor vessels blasted to at least Ibaraki to contain Uranium & Zirconium - Iori Mochizuki
  • Fukushima Diary - "[Breaking] NHK admitted pieces of nuclear fuel and reactor vessel flew to at least Ibaraki prefecture." - Iori Mochizuki
  • ENENews - 'Shock': Water underneath Fukushima reactors to be dumped in ocean – Attempts to deal with problem have 'failed' – Officials: It's better than radioactive substances just "spilling directly into the ocean" like it is now (VIDEO)
  • NHK World - TEPCO applies to build new water drain system
  • Asahi Shimbun - Fukushima towns look set to bite on new offer of more money for storage facilities
  • Japan Times - Nagasaki mayor warns Abe at 69th A-bomb rites
  • Mainichi Daily News - Nagasaki urges gov't to heed security policy worries on A-bomb day
  • Mainichi Daily News - Woman who lost 4 siblings in Nagasaki atomic bombing continues to sing for peace

    Friday, August 08, 2014

  • Toronto Star - Closed-door nuclear meetings broke the law in Bruce County - John Spears
  • CTV News - Ontario mayors violated law with 'secret' nuclear waste meetings: probe - Colin Perkel
  • Bloomberg - U.S. Official Warns Against Russian Companies Engaging in Iran - Kasia Klimasinska
  • Reuters - U.S., Iran have 'constructive' nuclear talks in Geneva: U.S. - Arshad Mohammed
  • Reuters - UPDATE 2-Russian retaliation against sanctions hurts its own economy -U.S. - Roberta Rampton and Arshad Mohammed
  • Reuters - U.S.'s Burns to stay involved in Iran talks after he retires - Arshad Mohammed
  • Enewspaper of India - Kalapakkam nuke power plant to be commissioned next year - See more at: http://www.eni.network24.co/biz-news/kalapakkam-nuke-power-plant-to-be-commissioned-next-year-15560_12#sthash.iBm69Omm.dpuf
  • Blackburn News - Report Says Bruce County Nuke Meetings Violated Act - Steve Sabourin
  • Portsmouth Herald News - Nuke plant transformers delivered by barge - Kyle Stucker
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - How did we get from trade disputes in Ukraine to nuclear threats in Severodvinsk? - Kennette Benedict
  • GlobalPost - Gov't offers Fukushima 301 bil. yen for 30-yr nuclear soil storage
  • Sofia News Agency - No Risk of Chemical, Radioactive Contamination after Kostenets Blast - See more at: Sofia News Agency
  • Sofia News Agency - Melbourne Herald Sun
  • News Limited - Nuclear in future energy mix: Abbott
  • Hong Kong Standard - Nuclear-energy firm plans IPO
  • Korea Herald - Seoul, Beijing FMs slam N. Korea's nuke ambitions, missile launches
  • Japan Times - Nuclear disarmament is a humanitarian imperative - Tadateru Konoe and Peter Maurer
  • Mansfield News Journal - Fifth Avenue auto salvage yard cleanup almost done - Lou Whitmire
  • World Nuclear News - UK opens robotics laboratory
  • World Nuclear News - PSEG plans site for new reactor
  • Press TV - Iran, US discuss sticking points in N-talks: Araqchi
  • Yonhap News - Seoul, Beijing FMs slam N. Korea's nuke ambitions, missile launches
  • Nuclear Engineering - Retrieving solid waste from a legacy building at Chernobyl
  • Port Clinton News Herald - NRC Open House to discuss Davis-Besse - Jessica Denton
  • New England Public Radio - Workers Brace For Life After Vermont Yankee - Susan Keese
  • Barre Montpelier Times Argus - Letter: Much at stake for Yankee - Milton Eaton
  • EnviroReporter - U.S. air radiation surges higher
  • Colombo Page - Sri Lanka to bring a new Atomic Energy Bill to meet current developments
  • Yonhap News - Seoul, Beijing FMs discuss N.K. nukes in Myanmar - Kim Soo-Yeon
  • St. Louis Post-Dispatch - Nurse who questioned rare cancer link to Coldwater Creek dies - Blythe Bernhard
  • The Hill blog - Carper: We must secure radiological material - Ramsey Cox
  • Tallahassee Democrat - Abigail MacIver: Robbing Peter to pay Paul - Abigail Maciver
  • Focus News - Project for 7th reactor at Bulgaria's Kozloduy NPP designed in a way that does not allow stealing: ex-minister
  • OilPrice - More Bad News For Fukushima and Tepco - Andy Tully
  • Mainichi Daily News - Bikini Atoll nuclear test exposed fisherman to radiation level equivalent to Hiroshima
  • BBC - Iran as a superpower, and Hungary tilts away from EU - Tara Mckelvey
  • Rutland Herald - Letter: Congress's selective outrage - Charles Laramie
  • Georgia Straight - Anna Johnston: Mount Polley mine tailings spill highlights risks of deregulation - Anna Johnston
  • Portsmouth Daily Times - Officials say DOE is in a disconnect mode - Frank Lewis
  • Mainichi Daily News - Going Nuclear: A physicist's determination to defend his country (Pt. 4) - Haruyuki Aikawa
  • Mainichi Daily News - As I See It: Hiroshima A-bomb survivors live full lives despite suffering - Sakiko Takahashi
  • New York Times - County of 95 Sees Opportunity in Toxic Waste - Matthew L. Wald
  • Tampa Bay Times - Political ad attacks Scott for failing to stop Duke's nuclear charges - Ivan Penn
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Noisy neighbors in World War II - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - It won't be long before K-31 demolition starts - Frank Munger
  • Bellona - Norway's Statoil comes up empty handed at expensive Arctic test well, giving environmentalists hope
  • Bellona - The UK seeks further CCS advancement
  • Bellona - Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research comes out in favour of CCS
  • Press TV - Iran, US discuss sticking points in N-talks: Araqchi
  • Press TV - Geneva talks on Iran nuclear program constructive: US
  • Fukushima Diary - "Tepco to increase ice volume to freeze frozen wall from 15t to 27t per day." - Iori Mochizuki
  • Fukushima Diary - "Iwaki city board of education decided to use local rice to school lunch from this December." - Iori Mochizuki
  • Fukushima Diary - "Reactor 3 fuel is assumed to have melted concrete base up to 26cm to the wall of primary vessel." - Iori Mochizuki
  • Fukushima Diary - "Tepco turned down the request of agriculture association to postpone reactor 1 cover removal." - Iori Mochizuki
  • ENENews - TV Host: I'm studying Fukushima every day – "They have no idea what they're going to do… There's no solution… It's a nightmare" – Tens of thousands of gallons of radioactive water spill into Pacific Ocean each day – "We really need to shut down all reactors" (VIDEO)
  • ENENews - Gov't: Fuel melted "much deeper" into concrete at Fukushima reactor than revealed – Triple the depth of original estimate – Tepco: "Impossible for us to evaluate potential impact"
  • ENENews - 'Increasing alarm' at Fukushima: Trenches filled with thousands of tons of plutonium contaminated liquid leaking into ocean – 'Biggest risk' at plant – 'Exceptionally difficult' problem – 'Constant flow' in and out of trenches – 'Racing to stop' more from coming in (PHOTO)
  • ENENews - Official: "Unfortunately, the fuel itself is exposed" at Fukushima – Scientist: Our tests show contamination isn't going away… reactors are leaking out into ocean… there's still a problem – PBS: Plume of water tainted with radiation is reaching to other side of Pacific (VIDEO)
  • NHK World - Government to provide $3 bil. for Fukushima
  • NHK World - TEPCO presents new water treatment plan
  • Kyodo News - Gov't offers Fukushima 301 bil. yen for 30-yr nuclear soil storage
  • Japan Times - Fukushima offered ¥301 billion to store nuclear disaster debris
  • Jiji Press - Japan Govt Offers 301-B.-Yen Subsidies over Radioactive Waste Storage
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notices: Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.:, Page 46439 [FR DOC #: 2014-18820]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Guidance: Setpoints for Safety-Related Instrumentation, Page 46469 [FR DOC #: 2014-18757]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Penalties: Geisser Engineering Corp., Pages 46469 - 46472 [FR DOC #: 2014-18815]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Treatment of Natural Phenomena Hazards in Fuel Cycle Facilities, Pages 46472 - 46474 [FR DOC #: 2014-18818]

    Thursday, August 07, 2014

  • Cape Cod Times - Anti-nuclear activists put spotlight on Cape safety - Christine Legere
  • Albuquerque Journal - DOE secretary to hold town hall meet in Carlsbad on WIPP leak - Zack Ponce
  • Bloomberg - U.S.-Iran Seek Fresh Momentum in Extra-Time Nuclear Talks - Jonathan Tirone
  • Reuters - Iran, U.S. officials hold nuclear talks in Geneva to narrow gaps - Marina Deptris
  • Reuters - Column: China's pollution control yields wrong question on coal cuts - Clyde Russell
  • Hamilton Spectator - Lake Huron nuclear dump scheme in trouble - Thomas Walkom
  • CNN blog - U.S. must step up to prevent nuclear catastrophe - Martin Fleck
  • Wall Street Journal - U.S. Suspected Israeli Involvement in 1960s Missing Uranium - John R. Emshwiller
  • Firstpost - Kalapakkam nuclear power plant to be commissioned in 2015
  • National Interest - Sorry, Skeptics: The Iran Nuclear Deal Is Working - Greg Thielmann, Senior Fellow At The Arms Control Association
  • Medical Xpress - Study may help explain link between uranium exposure and skin cancer - Diane Stearns, Janice Wilson
  • Ria Novosti - New Russian Nuclear-Powered Icebreakers Named 'Arctic,' 'Siberia' and 'Ural'
  • BBC - Overhaul begins at Hunterston nuclear power station - David Miller
  • Omaha World-Herald - Ex-managers at Fort Calhoun Nuclear Station were among those getting severance checks totaling $650K - Cody Winchester
  • WOWT NBC Omaha - Court Orders Release of OPPD Severance Deals
  • Omaha World-Herald - Ex-managers at Fort Calhoun Nuclear Station were among those getting severance checks totaling $650K - Cody Winchester
  • KIOS - Payouts to ex-nuclear plant employees revealed
  • Xinhua News - U.S., Iran to resume nuclear talks in Geneva
  • Trend News Agency - Iran, U.S. kick off nuclear talks - Temkin Jafarov
  • Fulton Sun - Ameren continues to investigate, environmentalists react to radioactive water found on Callaway plant - Megan Favignano
  • Japan Today - Japan's nuclear restart may be delayed until 2015 - Mari Saito
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea weighing options including nuclear test: KCNA
  • GlobalPost - Belgium seeks to extend nuclear power
  • BBC - Scottish independence: Government 'determined' to remove Trident
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea expanding uranium enrichment plant: think tank - Chang Jae-Soon
  • Financial Express - Nuclear liability issue: Government trying to obtain insurance cover
  • San Luis Obispo New Times - Shredder: High tide
  • Huffington Post - The Atomic Bomb, Then and Now - Dennis J. Kucinich
  • Contra Costa Times - Thirty citations issued at annual Livermore lab 'Failure to Disarm' protest - Lou Fancher
  • World Nuclear News - US environmental protection rules are adequate
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Remembering Hiroshima: Peace group holds ceremony near Y-12 - Frank Munger
  • World Nuclear News - Biosphere reserve for Chernobyl
  • Asia Times - COMMENT: A bold initiative with North Korea necessary - Joseph R Detrani
  • Wall Street Journal blog - Energy Journal: Atomic Pressures From The Past and Present - Cassie Werber
  • Wall Street Journal blog - Fukushima Watch: Regulator Says Tepco Must Focus on Trench Water
  • Mainichi Daily News - Plan to pump up radioactive groundwater near nuke reactors, release it into sea
  • BBC - Work begins on Hunterston B overhaul
  • Japan Times - Tepco to collect toxic groundwater at Fukushima, dump in ocean after treatment
  • LA Monitor - Briefs 08-06-14: Plame, SGR to appear
  • Brattleboro Reformer - Our Opinion: Hats off to Vernon
  • Marianas Variety - Health in the CNMI: Health concerns
  • Mainichi Daily News - Accident at Tokai nuke plant could force 520,000 to evacuate outside Ibaraki Pref.
  • Atomic Insights - Shell's future scenarios ignore nuclear energy - Rod Adams
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Alvarez: Y-12 a 'poster child' for dysfunction - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - ORNL's Peggy Emmett honored - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - That's not the sky that's falling at Y-12 - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Chances are - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Paul Golan's juggling act – again - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - 'Look how much good came out of Oak Ridge' - Frank Munger
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - TVA board to pick wind, solar or natural gas to replace Allen plant being shuttered in Memphis - Dave Flessner
  • GreenWorld - Nuclear Newsreel, August 6, 2014
  • New York Times - A Texas County Sees Opportunity in Toxic Waste - Matthew L. Wald
  • Xinhua News - China increasing transparency on nuclear safety
  • Xinhua News - Russia says oil deal with Iran no breach of UNSC resolutions
  • Xinhua News - Belgium seeks to extend nuclear power
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea weighing options including nuclear test: KCNA
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea expanding uranium enrichment plant: think tank - Chang Jae-Soon
  • Press TV - Iran, US planned to hold nuclear talks in Geneva
  • Press TV - Iran N-talks may resume sooner than September: Afkham
  • NRC blog - NRC's Materials and Waste Management Programs Coming Back Under One Roof - Chris Miller
  • Fukushima Diary - Tepco plans to discharge contaminated groundwater around the reactors having bypass and frozen water wall fail - Iori Mochizuki
  • Fukushima Diary - Tepco discharged the largest volume of bypass contaminated water / 700 million Bq of Tritium to the Pacific - Iori Mochizuki
  • Fukushima Diary - Tepco "In 311, Reactor 2 possibly had [large amount] of heat with fire-engine water touching the fuel" - Iori Mochizuki
  • Fukushima Diary - Tepco admitted most part of fuel melted out of reactor pressure vessel in Reactor 3 - Iori Mochizuki
  • ENENews - Official: "Unfortunately, the fuel itself is exposed" at Fukushima – Scientist: Our tests show contamination isn't going away… reactors are leaking out into ocean… there's still a problem – PBS: Plume of water tainted with radiation is reaching to other side of Pacific (VIDEO)
  • NHK World - TEPCO presents new water treatment plan
  • NHK World - Miyagi to accept nuclear waste site survey
  • Kyodo News - TEPCO to pump up toxic groundwater, dump it in ocean after treatment
  • Kyodo News - Nagasaki A-bomb photos scrapped in Chicago, donors saddened - Toyohiro Horikoshi and Jody Godoy
  • Asahi Shimbun - TEPCO: Nearly all nuclear fuel melted at Fukushima No. 3 reactor
  • Asahi Shimbun - Decontaminated water from Fukushima plant to be dumped into sea
  • Japan Times - Nagasaki A-bomb photos scrapped in Chicago, donors saddened
  • Japan Times - Tepco to collect toxic groundwater at Fukushima, dump in ocean after treatment
  • Jiji Press - TEPCO Mulls Fukushima N-Plant Groundwater Release into Sea
  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - Notices: Meetings: Subcommittee on Procedures Review, Advisory Board on Radiation and Worker Health, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Page 46268 [FR DOC #: 2014-18686]
  • Toronto Star - Lake Huron nuclear dump scheme in trouble: Walkom - Thomas Walkom
  • Niagara this Week - Secret mayors' nuclear waste meetings rapped
  • Taipei Times - Pro, anti-nuclear activists clash verbally - Loa Iok-Sin
  • DOE:NNSA Nevada - OneVoice August 2014

    Wednesday, August 06, 2014

  • KRQE - U.S. Secretary of Energy to visit WIPP - Elizabeth Alvarez
  • Las Cruces Sun-News - Energy secretary to visit New Mexico next week
  • Bloomberg - Kennedy Attends Hiroshima Ceremony 36 Years After First Visit - Isabel Reynolds
  • Bloomberg - Kyushu Electric Falls on Reported Delay in Restarts: Tokyo Mover - Jacob Adelman
  • Reuters - Japan marks 69th anniversary of atomic bombing of Hiroshima
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-Kazakhstan creates giant energy ministry as economy falters - Dmitry Solovyov
  • Reuters - Iran's oil exports lower in July, stay above Western limits - Jonathan Saul and Alex Lawler
  • Reuters - Japan's nuclear restart may be delayed until 2015 - Mari Saito
  • Reuters - Cold War power plant
  • CleanTechnica - Why France Went Nuclear - Jake Richardson
  • The Guardian - As Hiroshima Day dawns, why are we still tempting nuclear fate? - Noam Chomsky
  • Toronto Star - Letter: A world without nuclear arms - Dr. Carole O'beirne, Toronto
  • truth-out - The Cost of Teaching an Old Nuclear Weapon New Tricks - Jon Letman
  • Miami Herald - Feds OK hotter water to operate Turkey Point nuclear reactors - Jenny Staletovich
  • Platts - Uranium trading activity jumps on concern over possible Russian sanctions - Jim Ostroff
  • Daily News & Analysis - Nuclear liability issue: Government trying to obtain insurance cover
  • Asahi Shimbun - EDITORIAL: Ban nuclear weapons on humanitarian grounds
  • Ria Novosti - Moscow, Astana Drafting Joint Project to Build Kazakhstan's First Nuclear Plant
  • Trend News Agency - Kazakhstan and Russia discuss cooperation in nuclear energy development
  • Utah Policy - Nuclear Energy is Focus of 2014 UAMPS Conference
  • Blackburn News - Poll Shows Cottagers Against Possible Nuclear Dump Site In Huron-Kinloss - Ken Kilpatrick
  • LaSalle News Tribune - Unit shuts down at La Salle Station nuclear plant
  • Yekaterinburg News - Russian nuclear power plant could be first to use BN-1200 fast-breeder reactors - Louis Hamilton
  • Detroit News - Time to abolish the atomic bomb - Robert F. Dodge
  • China Post - Ex-VP Lu 'disappointed' over ruling on Nuke 4 referendum - Katherine Wei, The China Post
  • Port Huron Times Herald - Nuke dump article was thorough
  • St. Helena Star - Nagasaki after 'Fat Man': Recalling the horror - George Starke
  • Columbus Dispatch - Government should ante up for Piketon - Scott Melbye, President, Uranium Producers Of America
  • Japan Times - Full text of Hiroshima Peace Declaration 2014
  • Fars News Agency - EC Secretary: Nuclear Program, Human Rights Accusations Pretext for Pressuring Iran
  • Lubbock Avalanche-Journal - Commemorating Hiroshima: World War II veteran worked on atomic bomb - Ray Westbrook
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Reactor No. 3 meltdown occurred 4 hours earlier
  • Amarillo Globe News - Drill could delay traffic near Pantex - Jim Mcbride
  • Ria Novosti - Clean Coal Power Plant to Bring Desolate Fukushima Back to Life, TEPCO Says
  • Mainichi Daily News - Editorial: Spread our memories of the horrors of nuclear weapons
  • Japan Times - Administration eyes system for utilities to pay power-saving firms
  • Global Research - The Bombing of Nagasaki August 9, 1945. Unwelcome Truths for Church and State - Dr. Gary G. Kohls
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - EPRI names 3 to board - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - VIDEO: Hiroshima Day at Y-12 - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Small group at Hiroshima remembrance ceremony - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - ORNL reactor ready for restart after delay - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Exercise at Pantex - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Hiroshima ceremony at Y-12 - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Energy Secretary Moniz to visit WIPP - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Forbidden stuff - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - ORNL researchers elected fellows of ASM International - Frank Munger
  • IEER - Comments on the EPA Radiation Protection Standards for Nuclear Power Operations
  • Greenpeace International - Message of Peace from Hiroshima – 69 years on, peace is still the best self-defense - Daisuke Miyachi
  • Trend News Agency - No timetable, venue fixed for next round of nuclear talks, Iran says
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals, Page 45846 [FR DOC #: 2014-18562]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Standard Review Plan for License Applications for Fuel Cycle Facilities, Pages 45849 - 45850 [FR DOC #: 2014-18622]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Exemption; Issuance: Dominion Energy Kewaunee, Inc., Pages 45846 - 45849 [FR DOC #: 2014-18631]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: In the Matter of Powertech USA, Inc.: Regarding Weapons at Atomic Safety and Licensing Board Proceedings, Page 45849 [FR DOC #: 2014-18628]
  • GovTrack - Text of A joint resolution relating to the approval and implementation of the proposed agreement for nuclear cooperation between the United States ...
  • Japan Times - Fukushima reactor 3 meltdown was worse than estimated: Tepco - Kazuaki Nagata
  • Ria Novosti - Japan Says Fukushima Decontamination Must Be Area-Specific
  • Fukushima Diary - Tepco admitted most part of fuel melted out of reactor pressure vessel in Reactor 3 - Iori Mochizuki
  • Fukushima Diary - Tokyo supermarket for foreign tourists push significant number of Fukushima products / Labels in Kanji - Iori Mochizuki
  • Fukushima Diary - Headless Japanese rhinoceros beetle found in Fukushima – Photo, Video - Iori Mochizuki
  • ENENews - NHK News Flash: Meltdown at Fukushima worse than thought – Most of nuclear fuel 'melted through' Reactor 3 and "continued down to bottom of outer containment vessel" – "Has changed their understanding of what's happening inside" (VIDEO)
  • ENENews - New report estimates 278 trillion Bq of plutonium released from Fukushima reactors – Over 200 times higher than amount reported by Tepco – "Highly radiotoxic when incorporated into human body" as it decays
  • NHK World - Meltdown at Fukushima reactor 3 worse than thought
  • Kyodo News - Fukushima No. 3 reactor meltdown worse than previously believed: TEPCO
  • Asahi Shimbun - Paperwork forces Kyushu Electric to delay reactor restarts - Ryuta Koike
  • Japan Times - Hiroshima University building should be kept as 'witness' to A-bomb, group says
  • Japan Times - Fukushima reactor 3 meltdown was worse than estimated: Tepco
  • Jiji Press - Fukushima No. 3 Reactor's Meltdown Occurred Earlier: TEPCO
  • Jiji Press - Hiroshima Woman Tells Foreigners of Mother's A-Bomb Experience
  • Jiji Press - Hiroshima Mayor Renews Pledge for Nuclear-Free World
  • Jiji Press - A-Bomb Survivors Rap Japan's Move on Collective Self-Defense
  • NRC - NRC Schedules Open House to Discuss Performance of Waterford 3 Nuclear Power Plant
  • New York Times - Stop the C.I.A. Spin on the Senate Torture Report - Antonio M. Taguba
  • San Jose Mercury News - Barton J. Bernstein: American conservatives are the forgotten critics of the atomic bombing of Japan - Barton J. Bernstein
  • DOE - EERE Network News -August 06, 2014
  • POWERnews - Final NRC Rule to Replace Nuclear Waste Confidence Decision Is Coming Soon - Sonal Patel
  • Texas Low-Level Radioactive Waste Disposal Compact Commission - Texas Low-Level Radioactive Waste Disposal Compact Commission Agenda -August 14, 2014
  • The Wire Australia - Outrage at former PM's nuclear waste plan for Aboriginal land - Michael Feldman

    Tuesday, August 05, 2014

  • Jacksonville Daily News - Nuclear dump heading South?
  • Phys.org - Reactor fuel behavior better understood with phonon insights
  • World Nuclear News - Australian uranium in flux
  • Dissident Voice - The Fog of Diplomacy: Creating a False Picture of the Iran Nuclear Talks - Gareth Porter
  • World Nuclear News - Japan, Indonesia team up on HTGR development
  • World Nuclear News - Rössing plans for desalination
  • World Nuclear News - Second part of Chernobyl arch lifted
  • World Nuclear News - New waste facility for Idaho laboratory
  • World Nuclear News - Indian nuclear must grow 15 times for clean future
  • Albuquerque Journal - LANL study: Wildfire smoke's effect on climate underestimated - Olivier Uyttebrouck
  • KOB - Senators say feds put WIPP workers at risk - Elizabeth Reed
  • KWES NewsWest9 - Agency: Confusion caused missed nuke dump checks
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - MSHA failed to conduct regular safety inspections at WIPP - Zack Ponce
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Federal agency cited for failure to conduct inspections at WIPP
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Facility Operating Licenses: Applications and Amendments Involving Proposed No Significant Hazards Considerations, Pages 45470 - 45484 [FR DOC #: 2014-18395]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Applications and Amendments Involving Proposed No Significant Hazards Considerations, etc., Pages 45484 - 45495 [FR DOC #: 2014-17949]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Inspections, Tests, Analyses, and Acceptance Criteria: Virgil C. Summer Nuclear Station Unit 2, Pages 45495 - 45496 [FR DOC #: 2014-18510]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Standard Review Plans: Chilled Water; Proposed Revisions, Pages 45498 - 45499 [FR DOC #: 2014-18514]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Standard Review Plans: Light Load Handling System and Refueling Cavity Design, Pages 45496 - 45497 [FR DOC #: 2014-18507]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Standard Review Plans: Maintenance Rule, Pages 45497 - 45498 [FR DOC #: 2014-18515]
  • Bloomberg - IMF Says Rouhani Has Stabilized Iran's Economy - Golnar Motevalli
  • Bloomberg - Russia, Iran Defy U.S.'s Kerry With Their Oil-for-Goods Accord - Elena Mazneva and Grant Smith
  • Bloomberg - Russian Sanctions Seen Delaying Loan to Nuclear Fuel Exporter - Sally Bakewell and Stephen Morris
  • Bloomberg - China Said to Add 10,000 Tons to Rare Earths Stockpiles
  • Reuters - Iran nuclear talks likely on fringes of U.N. General Assembly: IRNA - Michelle Moghtader
  • Reuters - Japan's security fears grow as neighbours build up arms - Kiyoshi Takenaka
  • TIME - Why We Must Disarm the U.S.'s Unprecedented Nuclear Arsenal - Elaine Scarry
  • Delaware News Journal - PSEG studies new nuclear reactors - Jeff Montgomery
  • Nuclear Street - Proposed Land Swap Could Make Room for New Salem Reactor
  • DesMoinesRegister - Letter: Nuclear power is hardly 'emission free' - Dennis Harbaugh
  • Reuters peHUB - Founders Fund goes nuclear, backing Transatomic Power in seed deal
  • Twin Falls Times-News - Nuclear Waste Facility Planned for Eastern Idaho
  • St. George Daily Spectrum - NUCLEAR RESEARCH: St. George ponders investment - David Demille
  • Augusta Chronicle - Nuclear Regulatory Commission names new Plant Vogtle inspector - Meg Mirshak
  • CBS St. Louis - Radioactive Tritium, Cobalt 60 Found in Monitoring Well Near Callaway Nuclear Reactor - Kevin Killeen
  • All Things Nuclear - No Undue Risk: Nuclear Energy Activist Toolkit #35 - Dave Lochbaum
  • Japan Times - Restart of Sendai reactors unlikely before winter
  • Japan Times - Tepco dumping ice in Fukushima trenches in bid to freeze toxic water
  • Enformable - Solar vs nuclear power in space - Karl Grossman
  • Gulf News - Nuclear regulator seeks public comment on radiation safety standards
  • Nuclear Engineering - Belarus – a nuclear newcomer
  • Port Huron Times Herald - Nuke dump too close to Lake Huron
  • Tampa Bay Times - $54 million consumer refund sought for Duke's canceled nuclear project - Ivan Penn
  • Nuclear Engineering - Generator transformer replaced during Hunterston outage - Nbc 7 San Diego
  • NBC Sandiego - Work to Decommission San Onofre to Begin Early 2016, Cost $4.4B
  • Mainichi Daily News - Going Nuclear: A secret pact with Saudi Arabia (Pt. 1)
  • Japan Times - Editorials - Responsibility For Disaster
  • Ria Novosti - Green Groups Say New EPA Radiation Standards Triple Cancer Risks
  • BBC - Japan security environment 'increasingly severe'
  • Reno Gazette-Journal - From 1951: Thousands see, feel effects of detonation
  • Ha'aretz Daily - Leaked classified memo reveals U.S.-Israeli intel cooperation on Egypt, Iran
  • Amir Oren - Army opens new chemical defense lab in Md.
  • UPI - Japan hits Russia with more sanctions - Daniel J. Graeber
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Fab five at ORNL - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Appeals filed for Y-12 protesters; legal team challenges the government's sabotage arguments - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - USEC names Penrod VP for American Centrifuge - Frank Munger
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - TVA loses $81 million in quarter--Power sales decline this year due to USEC closing - Dave Flessner
  • GreenWorld - Why We're Marching September 21, 2014
  • Trend News Agency - Uzbekistan does not plan to construct nuclear power plant - Demir Azizov
  • Bellona - Imprisoned anti-Sochi activist on sixth day of hunger strike as evidence of his innocence comes to light
  • Fukushima Diary - "Tepco to add 15t per day of ice to unfrozable frozen wall for 2 weeks." - Iori Mochizuki
  • Fukushima Diary - "MEXT staff volunteer purchased and ate 650 kg of Fukushima peach to support by eating." - Iori Mochizuki
  • Fukushima Diary - "Iron bacteria from "Seikan tunnel" can reduce Cs-134/137 density in soil." - Iori Mochizuki
  • Fukushima Diary - "Miyagi pref to accept gov's inspect to decide final disposal site for highly radioactive debris." - Iori Mochizuki
  • Fukushima Diary - "All of Asahi canned beer in Tokyo metropolitan area is made in Fukushima factory." - Iori Mochizuki
  • ENENews - New report estimates 278 trillion Bq of plutonium released from Fukushima reactors – Over 200 times higher than amount reported by Tepco – "Highly radiotoxic when incorporated into human body" as it decays
  • ENENews - Physician: U.N. whitewashing Fukushima catastrophe, yet their report reveals "more than 9,000 will die of cancers"… number likely much higher if correct data used – Professor: "It's brainwashing… an infamous lie… an abuse of science… their own data contradicts their public conclusion" (VIDEO)
  • ENENews - Study: Plutonium from Fukushima went further than Chernobyl – Researchers 'surprised' their most plutonium-contaminated sample was from site farthest from Fukushima plant – Concern material is flowing into Pacific Ocean from land
  • NHK World - Tsunami projections for nuclear plant to be redone
  • NHK World - Coalition parties form recovery proposals
  • Kyodo News - Kyushu nuclear plant may not be restarted before winter
  • Asahi Shimbun - LDP headquarters reluctantly backing Nakaima in Okinawa election
  • Japan Times - Restart of Sendai reactors unlikely before winter
  • Japan Times - Pro-nuclear mayor of Saga town with two reactors wins re-election
  • Mainichi Daily News - Miyagi Pref. agrees to gov't survey on disposal site for Fukushima radioactive waste
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Use individuals' radiation doses as decontamination benchmark
  • DOE - A Statement from U.S. Secretary of Energy Ernest Moniz on New Leadership at the National Energy Technology Laboratory
  • DOE - U.S. Department of Energy Increases Access to Results of DOE-funded Scientific Research
  • NRC - NRC Assigns New Resident Inspector to Vogtle Nuclear Power Plant
  • NRC blog - Come visit us on Facebook! - Stephanie West
  • NWTRB - AGENDA: Summer Board Meeting, August 6, 2014
  • NEI - NRC Staff Proposes Final Rule on Continued Storage of Used Fuel

    Monday, August 04, 2014

  • HNN Huntingtonnews - UPDATED: Huntington's Houdaille Plant Handled Radioactive Materials; - Tony E. Rutherford
  • KIFI Idaho Falls - AREVA to build new facility at INL
  • World Nuclear News - New waste facility for Idaho laboratory
  • Albuquerque Journal - Sandia, UNM announce joint hire of top scientist, inventor
  • Bloomberg - Tepco Set to Miss Target for Fukushima Radioactive Water Cleanup - Jacob Adelman
  • Boston Globe - The next nuclear age is too close - James Carroll
  • Ria Novosti - TEPCO Failing to Filter Radioactive Isotopes From Fukushima Waters in Time
  • Japan Times - NPO headed by ex-defense chief suspected of defrauding Tepco
  • New York Times - Nuclear Lessons for the World
  • UK Progressive Magazine - Japanese and UN Officials Covering Up Fukushima Peril - Sherwood Ross
  • Japan Times - Pro-nuclear mayor of Saga town with two reactors wins re-election
  • KETV - Emergency warning error issued at Cooper Nuclear Station
  • Lincoln Journal Star - Erroneous warning sent for nuke plant - Wptz The Champlain Valley
  • WNNE-TV - Health Department Reminder: Replace your nuke pills as they expire
  • Bellona - Holy grail or epic fail? Russia readies to commission first plutonium breeder against uninspiring global track record
  • East Anglian Daily Times - Sizewell: Packed meeting hears the latest proposals for nuclear power plant - Andrew Hirst
  • Reuters - TABLE-French nuclear plant outages/restarts
  • Ocala Star-Banner - FPL asks for OK to pass on nuclear charges
  • Radio Australia - US asks court to dismiss Marshall Islands nuclear lawsuit
  • Nuclear Street - New Well at Callaway Nuclear Plant Reveals Tritium, Cobalt-60
  • South Cotswolds Gazette - Radioactive contamination found on train - Jeff Bolitho
  • Courier News - Letter: Energy plan must rely on science - Frank Schwalje
  • Industrial Info - U.K. Re-boots Nuclear Waste Burial Plan
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - On-site safety survey begins at Tomari nuclear plant
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Miyagi to accept checks for N-waste disposal
  • PortNews IAA - Atomflot plans reconstruction of nuclear icebreaker Sovetsky Soyuz by October revolution centenary
  • Nuclear Engineering - $4.4bn SONGS decommissioning plan revealed
  • Dissident Voice - More Radiation Exposure Won't Hurt You, Says U.S. EPA - William Boardman
  • Wicked Local Kingston - Kingston Board of Health provides potassium iodide
  • Brattleboro Reformer - VY looks to end emergency planning role - Dave Gram
  • World Nuclear News - Areva losses belie order book
  • Globe and Mail - A sunny Ontario experiment gone wrong - Konrad Yakabuski
  • Vermont Public Radio - Workers Brace For Life After Vermont Yankee - Susan Keese
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Hokkaido Electric's rate hikes must lead to reactors going back online
  • IPS - Iran, One Year Under Rouhani - Jasmin Ramsey
  • GlobalPost - Japan, Indonesia to cooperate on gas reactor development
  • The Hankyoreh - [Analysis] The mystery of China's 'zero' oil exports to N. Korea - Choi Hyun-June, Seong Yeon-Cheol
  • Platts - Dutch energy industry at odds over power capacity market - Reginald Ajuonuma
  • Aiken Standard - SRNL could benefit from House bill - Derrek Asberry
  • Japan Times - Natural gas is only as 'clean' as its handling - John Kemp
  • antiwar.com - Beware the New York Times's Michael R. Gordon - John Walsh
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: Secretary of Energy Advisory Board, Pages 45186 - 45187 [FR DOC #: 2014-18345]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Guidance: Laboratory Investigations of Soils and Rocks for Engineering Analysis and Design of Nuclear Power Plants, Pages 45223 - 45224 [FR DOC #: 2014-18303]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: License Amendment Applications: Omaha Public Power District; Fort Calhoun Station, Unit No. 1; Withdrawal, Page 45225 [FR DOC #: 2014-18398]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings: Atomic Safety and Licensing Board; Closed Evidentiary Hearing, Pages 45225 - 45226 [FR DOC #: 2014-18402]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings; Sunshine Act, Page 45226 [FR DOC #: 2014-18508]
  • Port Huron Times Herald - Michigan legislators, residents protest nuclear waste facility on shores of Lake Huron - Beth Leblanc
  • Washington Post - For whistleblowers, a bold move can be followed by one to department basement - David A. Fahrenthold
  • BBC - Guam profile
  • Press TV - Iran, Sextet may meet in New York in September: Araqchi
  • Bloomberg - Tepco Set to Miss Target for Fukushima Radioactive Water Cleanup - Jacob Adelman
  • The Guardian - When presidents lie to make a war - DD Guttenplan

    Sunday, August 03, 2014

  • Des Moines Register - Heising ignores issue of nuclear waste - Allan F. Demorest
  • The Guardian - Bob Hawke: nuclear waste storage could end indigenous disadvantage - Oliver Milman
  • Pierce County Herald - Responders receive glowing remarks for nuclear plant drill - Michael Brun
  • CBS Miami - FPL Asks For OK To Charge Customers For Nuclear Costs
  • Xinhua News - Respect to Iran's nuclear rights prerequisite to success of talks: negotiator
  • SA Business Day - Nuclear, come hell or high water - Ray Hartley
  • Times of India - Nuclear power is the way forward, says Harry Dhaul
  • Sofia News Agency - Contract on Kozloduy NPP Unit 7 May Harm Arbitration over Belene NPP
  • The Tennessean - Letter: EPA is mistaken in supporting nuclear power - Don Safer, Chairman, Tennessee Environmental Council
  • St. Joseph News-Press - Exercise set for Cooper Nuclear in southeast Nebraska
  • Stornoway Gazette - Concerns raised about radioactive material
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea to continue nuclear weapons development if U.S. threats continue: Envoy
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - 4 arrested in TEPCO fraud
  • New York Times - Ocean Radioactivity - Ken Buesseler, Director Of The Center For Marine and Environmental Radioactivity At The Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution
  • Bellingham Herald - Our Voice: Thumbs up to state and DOE for continued talks over Hanford cleanup
  • Roanoke Times - Letter: Most who spoke at EPA hearing backed green energy - Kathy Selvage
  • New Bern Sun Journal - Former mayor takes credit for Duke Energy Progress deal - Eddie Fitzgerald
  • New Bern Sun Journal - Editorial: Deal offers hope for relief for New Bern
  • Eagle Tribune - Group pushes Pilgrim nuclear power ballot question
  • Aiken Standard - Questions remain after talk with DOE Secretary Moniz - Derrek Asberry
  • GovTrack - H.J.Res. 76: National Nuclear Security Administration Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2014
  • New York Times - U.S.-Russia Nuclear Deal Stalls as Tensions Over Ukraine Rise - David E. Sanger and William J. Broad
  • New Baltimore Voice - Pavlov hosts town hall to oppose Canadian nuclear waste dump on Lake Huron - Jim Bloch
  • Athens Banner-Herald - Court orders SC to improve safety at radioactive waste dump - Sarita Choureymorris
  • Whitehaven News - N-WASTE SITE: THE SEARCH RESUMES
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - Plan unveiled to dismantle San Onofre - Morgan Lee
  • Yonhap News - U.S. believes N. Korea still considers use of biological weapons an option
  • Chang Jae-soon - Six charts that show how difficult decarbonising the UK really is - Simon Evans
  • Marianas Variety - The A-bomb remembered: The development effort in the US and Tinian (Part 1 of 4)
  • Japan Focus - The Radiation That Makes People Invisible: A Global Hibakusha Perspective - Robert Jacobs
  • NBC 6 Miami - FPL Asks for OK to Pass on Nuclear Charges
  • Durham Region - Durham MP announces federal money for nuclear industry abroad
  • BurlingtonFreePress - Vermont Yankee looks to end emergency costs - Dave Gram
  • Japan Times - 84% of public says explanation of collective defense decision unclear: poll
  • ENENews - Gov't Report: Over 1,750 navy sailors suffer from 'ill-defined conditions' after exposure to Fukushima radiation while aboard USS Reagan – 'Significant increases' in male infertility and child birth complications – Dozens have thyroid disorders, many spontaneous abortions – Veteran: 'Extreme measures' used to cover this up (AUDIO)

    Saturday, August 02, 2014

  • MWC News - CPUC Releases Secret Report on San Onofre's steam generator failure... - Ace Hoffman
  • Reuters - Doubts surface about India's Modi after trade deal scuppered - Sanjeev Miglani and Rajesh Kumar Singh
  • Reuters - U.S. struggles in Middle East, with fewer allies and less influence - Arshad Mohammed
  • Vox - The rise and fall of nuclear power, in 6 charts - Brad Plumer
  • Boston Herald - Nuclear plant looks to end emergency planning role
  • WCVB - Nuclear power ballot question sought
  • BBC - Bradwell Power Station nuclear discharge 'experiment' fear
  • Orange County Register - State stalls on San Onofre nuclear plant review - Aaron Orlowski
  • Pakistan Daily Times - Environmental fallout from nuclear tests
  • Greenville News - Duke makes case for lesser Oconee penalty - Eric Connor
  • The Ecologist - Fukushima - we need health studies now! - Joseph Mangano & Janette Sherman
  • Local Berkshire - Weapons factory stays on special measures
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Ministry seeks to focus on individual radiation exposure
  • Mainichi Daily News - Plan to complete radioactive water purification at Fukushima plant hits snag
  • WAMC - NRC Responds To Myriad Questions From Indian Point Opponent - Allison Dunne
  • Irish Independent - Ireland should have had say on UK reactor – An Taisce - Allison Bray
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - ORNL climate research in Minnesota - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Protests at Oak Ridge gate opening (1949) - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - September close-out for B&W Y-12/Pantex - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - 'When dealing with the Bomb, we are not strangers' - Frank Munger
  • GreenWorld - It's not utilities leading the energy revolution
  • IAEA - Using Isotopic Techniques to Accurately Assess Exclusive Breastfeeding
  • Xinhua News - Russia rejects U.S. accusation over nuclear treaty violation
  • Xinhua News - China facility to process nuclear waste
  • Fairbanks Daily News-Miner - Alaska seafood safe from Fukushima radiation - Robin Wood
  • ABC News - Dismantling California Nuke Plant Will Cost $4.4B
  • Houston Chronicle - Texas A&M won't lose license over unattended nuclear reactor - Carol Christian
  • Cherry Hill Courier Post - Land swap would advance nuclear plant along Delaware River - Phil Dunn
  • The Ecologist - Nuclear industry prepares for global boom - or is that doom? - Paul Brown
  • Chillicothe Gazette - Government let Piketon cleanup dollars lapse - Scott Melbye
  • Tribune News India - ground zero: Need to put the mojo back into Indo-US relations - Raj Chengappa
  • NHK World - Tsunami projections for nuclear plant to be redone
  • NHK World - Coalition parties form recovery proposals
  • Asahi Shimbun - 6 utilities post profits without use of nuclear reactors
  • Mainichi Daily News - Environment Ministry to focus decontamination work on individual exposure amounts
  • Jiji Press - 4 Arrested for Cheating TEPCO for 12 M. Yen in Damages

    Friday, August 01, 2014

  • POWERnews - Report: Nuclear Share of Global Energy Production Is Lowest Since 1984 - Aaron Larson
  • WKMS Murray, KY - GLE Continues Negotiations for PDGP Depleted Uranium Despite Drop in Market - Allison Crawford
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Restart of ORNL reactor postponed - Frank Munger
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - LANL worker says firing tied to anti-nuke article - Patrick Malone
  • Albuquerque Journal - LANL fires anti-nuke article author - T.S. Last
  • Reuters - UPDATE 2-Areva stock plunges on nuclear sales warning, solar exit - Geert De Clercq
  • Asahi Shimbun - India seeks Japan's approval to reprocess spent nuclear fuel - Yoshihiro Makino
  • Newsweek - Marshall Islands Nuclear Lawsuit Reopens Old Wounds - Lucy Westcott
  • Wall Street Journal - Bulgaria Signs Deal With Westinghouse on Nuclear Power Plant - Sean Carney
  • Reuters - Bulgaria signs nuclear deal with Westinghouse - Tsvetelia Tsolova
  • Sofia Globe - Westinghouse signs shareholder agreement for new Bulgarian nuclear unit
  • World Nuclear News - Westinghouse moves forward with Kozloduy 7
  • Focus News - Bulgaria has no financial engagement under Westinghouse agreement: outgoing minister
  • Standart News - False alarm about Westinghouse signing for Kozloduy ???????? ?? standartnews.com
  • Focus News - Bulgaria govt makes deal with Westinghouse in last moment: outgoing minister
  • EurActiv - Nuclear remains linchpin of French energy transition
  • Press TV - Iran not to alter nuclear energy program: Boroujerdi
  • Press TV - Iran plans liquid fuel delivery to Iraq, Afghanistan
  • Press TV - Early nuclear deal possible if Iran rights respected: Official
  • Indian Country Today - Navajo Nation Slams Door on Deal That Would Have Allowed Uranium Mining - Anne Minard
  • Platts - US nuclear industry spends billions on post-Fukushima upgrades - Steven Dolley
  • Los Angeles Times - PUC releases report on generator failure at San Onofre nuclear plant - Marc Lifsher
  • Augusta Chronicle - Court urges Chem-Nuclear safety - Sarita Chourey
  • BBC - Irish nuclear legal challenge against Hinkley Point fails
  • Asahi Shimbun - NUKE JUDGEMENT/ Weeramantry: Small proviso ruins chance to declare nuclear weapons illegal - Masato Tainaka
  • RT - Russia rebuffs NATO over nuclear missile treaty
  • AzerNews - Kazakhstan produces 5,650 tons of uranium - Aynur Jafarova
  • ABC - Queensland Government's new uranium mining framework opens the state to yellowcake exploration
  • Sydney Morning Herald - Radioactive waste fears if Qld mines open - Cleo Fraser
  • The Conversation - Britain's nuclear waste, a problem proving hard to bury - Stuart Haszeldine, Professor Of Geology At University Of Edinburgh
  • Wall Street Journal - EPA Says St. Louis Athletic Complex Is Safe From Radioactive Contamination - John R. Emshwiller
  • Business News Americas - Russia seeking Brazil nuclear foothold - Michael Place
  • Japan Times - Taiwan to put near-completed nuclear plant on hold
  • Taiwan Today - Lungmen No.1 nuclear reactor OK'd for sealing
  • World Nuclear News - Lungmen 1 passes pre-operational tests
  • Japan Times - Taiwan to put near-completed nuclear plant on hold
  • Greenfield Daily Reporter - SC appeals court wants plan to deal with radioactive groundwater at nuclear landfill
  • Arctic Journal - Uranium in Greenland--The fallout continues - Elías Thórsson
  • OpEdNews - UN and Japanese Covering Up Fukushima Peril - Sherwood Ross
  • Amarillo Globe News - Feds: Pantex explosives safety plan sufficient - Jim Mcbride
  • Asahi Shimbun - EDITORIAL: Public demands the truth about Fukushima accident
  • Asahi Shimbun - Fukushima farm ships 1st produce cultivated in evacuation zone - Yukiko Seino
  • CounterPunch - The Fukushima Health Crisis - Joseph Mangano and Janette Sherman
  • Sacramento Bee - Jack Ohman: My childhood spent hiding under the duck-and-covers
  • Augusta Chronicle - Safety board faults Savannah River Site contractor for errors in emergency drill - Meg Mirshak
  • New York Times - Letter: No Need for Indian Point - Kit Kennedy, Director Of The Energy and Transportation Program At The Natural Resources Defense Council
  • Tri-City Herald - DOE proposes leaving groundwater contamination to dissipate - Annette Cary
  • Japan Times - Water treatment to get into full swing at Fukushima No. 1 in December, Tepco claims
  • Sofia News Agency - Westinghouse, Bulgarian Gov't Ink Unit 7 Agreement
  • The Namibian - Rössing plans N$200m desalination plant - Adam Hartman
  • Rutland Herald - Slow response to Yankee impact funds - Susan Smallheer
  • Bangor Daily News - Power bills to rise for CMP customers after decision in controversial rate case - Darren Fishell
  • New London Day - UNIT 2 AT MILLSTONE BACK ON LINE AFTER FOUR-DAY SHUTDOWN
  • Southern Maryland News Net - Potassium Iodide for Residents Living or Working Near Calvert Cliffs
  • Hazleton Standard Speaker - Vilifying coal costs U.S. economy - Michael Leib
  • The State - Hot SC summer heats up SCANA's earnings - Kristy Eppley Rupon
  • GlobalPost - Gov't officials buy Fukushima peaches to support crisis-hit region
  • Deutsche Welle - When saving energy doesn't pay off
  • GlobalPost - Abe to attend A-bomb ceremonies in Hiroshima, Nagasaki
  • Real News Network - Why The Gulf of Tonkin Matters 50 Years Later (1/2) - Pentagon Papers Whistleblower Daniel Ellsberg and Historian Gareth Porter
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Wendy Cain to head ETTP cleanup for DOE - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Listening to Oppenheimer, et al - Frank Munger
  • GreenWorld - Exelon wants ratepayers to pay more for all Illinois reactors
  • Bellona - Rosy predictions for commercial Arctic traffic bring North Pole nuclear icebreaker tours to a halt
  • Xinhua News - China facility to process nuclear waste
  • Press TV - Early nuclear deal possible if Iran rights respected: Official
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notices: Environmental Impact Statements; Weekly Receipts, Page 44769 [FR DOC #: 2014-18272]
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notices: Meetings: Human Studies Review Board; Public Webinar/Teleconference, Pages 44769 - 44771 [FR DOC #: 2014-18221]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Applications: Tennessee Valley Authority, Watts Bar Nuclear Plant Unit 1; License Amendment; Withdrawal, Page 44872 [FR DOC #: 2014-18202]
  • Fukushima Diary - "Former Vice President of KEPCO admits they gave 20 million yen to at least each 7 JP PM from 1972." - Iori Mochizuki
  • Fukushima Diary - "NRA reports Cs-134/137 density in Tokyo tap water higher than Fukushima." - Iori Mochizuki
  • Fukushima Diary - "Contaminated water found 2 more locations of reactor 5&6 pool coolant system." - Iori Mochizuki
  • Fukushima Diary - "Tepco had 53 billion yen of current account surplus for the 1st time after 311." - Iori Mochizuki
  • Fukushima Diary - "MOE increased decontamination limit 3 times much as before." - Iori Mochizuki
  • Fukushima Diary - "Tepco plans to put ALPS in full operation from December." - Iori Mochizuki
  • Fukushima Diary - "Fukushima and 4 other prefectures to request the gov to establish system to stably supply Fukushima workers." - Iori Mochizuki
  • ENENews - Tokyo Professor: Surges in airborne radioactive releases have gone on for years at Fukushima – Exceeded 25,000 times normal level – Radiation alarms sound for hours at plant – 'Extensive' areas being impacted (VIDEO)
  • Jiji Press - Radiation Exposure Eyed as Fukushima Cleanup Benchmark
  • Jiji Press - Hiroshima Peace Declaration to Seek Future-Minded Dialogue
  • Kyodo News - Gov't officials buy Fukushima peaches to support crisis-hit region
  • Kyodo News - Water treatment to get into full swing at Fukushima facility in Dec.
  • Asahi Shimbun - 6 utilities post profits without use of nuclear reactors
  • Asahi Shimbun - Fukushima farm ships 1st produce cultivated in evacuation zone
  • Japan Times - Water treatment to get into full swing at Fukushima No. 1 in December, Tepco claims
  • Mainichi Daily News - Man who survived Hiroshima blast just 500 m from hypocenter tries to forget war
  • Mainichi Daily News - 145 people within 500 meters of Hiroshima A-bomb hypocenter still alive
  • Mainichi Daily News - Citizen panel pins blame on ex-TEPCO execs for accepting nuclear safety myth
  • Mainichi Daily News - Citizen panel pins blame on ex-TEPCO execs for accepting nuclear safety myth
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Government offers Fukushima authorities ¥374 billion

    Thursday, July 31, 2014

  • Portsmouth Daily Times - Centrifuge project awaits funding approval - Frank Lewis
  • Bloomberg - U.K. Probes Russian Role in Spy Killed by Radioactive Tea - Jeremy Hodges and Jessica Morris
  • Bloomberg - EDF May Help Areva Complete Finnish Atomic Reactor, Proglio Says - Tara Patel
  • Reuters - Russia's top general says Moscow committed to nuclear treaty - Thomas Grove
  • Reuters - Russia says U.S. accusations over nuclear treaty 'unfounded' - Vladimir Soldatkin
  • Bloomberg - EDF First-Half Profit Rises Amid Higher Atomic Output - Tara Patel
  • The Economist - Flicking the switch - Restarting Nuclear Plants Is Unpopular But Crucial For Shinzo Abe
  • Deutsche Welle - China's nuclear boom leaves Germany isolated - Frank Sieren
  • Center for Public Integrity - Nuclear weapons lab employee fired after publishing scathing critique of the arms race - Douglas Birch
  • Chicago Tribune - Exelon seeking compensation for nuclear plants - Julie Wernau
  • Itar-Tass - Bill reviving Ukraine's nuclear power ambitions goes to parliament
  • The State - Court rules against Barnwell nuclear waste dump - Sammy Fretwell
  • ABC News - Panel Wants TEPCO Execs Charged Over Nuke Crisis - Mari Yamaguchi
  • Asahi Shimbun - Radioactive dust released during Fukushima cleanup reaches as far as Miyagi Prefecture - Miki Aoki
  • Asahi Shimbun - Inquest panel calls for indictments against former TEPCO executives
  • Japan Times - Indict Tepco execs over disaster: judicial panel
  • Wall Street Journal - Panel Says Ex-Tepco Execs Should Face Charges - Alexander Martin
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Prosecution inquest panel seeks indictment of ex-TEPCO execs
  • Pike County Daily - Court denies preliminary injunction to halt uranium barter - Matt Lucas
  • Taipei Times - MOEA unveils three-year nuclear power plant plan
  • Lansdale Reporter - NRC mum about security problem at Limerick nuclear plant - Evan Brandt
  • Reuters - Japan utilities to see narrower losses, eye nuclear restarts - Osamu Tsukimori and James Topham
  • Durham Region - Powerful plan to promote nuclear in Clarington
  • Deccan Chronicle - Anti-nuke group protests against reactors 3, 4
  • Derby Telegraph - Radiation leak to Rolls-Royce workers was "negligent not reckless"
  • Derby Telegraph - Three years of health worries for Derby Rolls-Royce workers after radiation leak
  • World Nuclear News - Spanish regulator sets conditions for Garoña restart
  • World Nuclear News - Core catcher on its way to Belarus 2
  • KSDK St. Louis - Radiation test at Pattonville High School - Grand Bissell
  • Moab Times-Independent - UMTRA cleanup reaches 7-million-ton milestone - Rudy Herndon
  • Mainichi Daily News - Gov't raises max allowable ambient radiation level in nuclear disaster cleanup zones
  • Japan Times - Hokkaido Electric applies for additional 17% rate hike
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Unused reconstruction budget exceeds ¥2 trillion
  • Aiken Standard - SRNS failed to meet objectives in mock drill - Derrek Asberry
  • Arka News Agency - Government approves plan of actions to secure normal operation of energy system - See more at: http://arka.am/en/news/economy/government_approves_plan_of_actions_to_secure_normal_operation_of_energy_system/#sthash.BmiVGfTU.dpuf
  • Japan Times - Experts question Fukushima thyroid screening - Mizuho Aoki
  • San Francisco Examiner - Elevated radiation level discovered in Treasure Island home, Navy says - Chris Roberts
  • Yonhap News - Davies: U.S. to continue to tighten screws on N. Korea - Chang Jae-Soon
  • Mainichi Daily News - Ex-TEPCO execs merit indictment over nuclear crisis: prosecution panel
  • Observer News - World War II signalman tells his story - Lia Martin
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Report: Los Alamos scientist canned after published article 'retroactively' classified - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Annual report details physical concerns at 9212 and other old facilities at Y-12; funding for long-term rehab could be a problem - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Activist group ups pressure for new impact study at Y-12 - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Keith to head DOE's financial evaluation division - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - BGS wins $3.96M contract for DOE support services - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - ORNL reactor's restart delayed until August; 'minor issues' with computer codes cited - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Tom Humphrey, Nashville bureau chief, retiring - Frank Munger
  • Los Angeles Times - PG&E, our indifferent regulators, and the 8 dead of San Bruno - Michael Hiltzik
  • NRC - NRC Imposes Civil Penalty Against Rhode Island Firm
  • NRC blog - Like a Good Boy Scout, We're Always Prepared - Diane Screnci
  • GreenWorld - Yep, wind is better than nukes/CCS for climate
  • Press TV - Iran denies deal on limiting enrichment
  • Trend News Agency - Iran's top nuclear negotiator denies any deal on Arak, Fordu nuclear sites
  • Xinhua News - Reconstruction in Japan's disaster-affected areas delayed
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Rules: List of Approved Spent Fuel Storage Casks: Transnuclear, Inc. NUHOMS HD Cask System, Certificate of Compliance No. 1030, Amendment No. 2, Pages 44264 - 44267 [FR DOC #: 2014-18083]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Proposed Rules: List of Approved Spent Fuel Storage Casks: Transnuclear, Inc. NUHOMS HD Cask System, Certificate of Compliance No. 1030, Amendment No. 2, Pages 44318 - 44320 [FR DOC #: 2014-18082]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Environmental Assessments; Availability, etc.: Florida Power and Light Co.; Turkey Point Nuclear Generating Unit Nos. 3 and 4, Pages 44464 - 44470 [FR DOC #: 2014-18159]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Evidentiary Hearings: Strata Energy, Inc., Ross In Situ Recovery Uranium Project, Pages 44471 - 44472 [FR DOC #: 2014-18051]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: License Exemptions: Uranium One USA, Inc., Pages 44472 - 44474 [FR DOC #: 2014-18050]
  • NHK World - Panel: Ex-TEPCO officials should be indicted
  • NHK World - Ice put into utility tunnels at Fukushima plant
  • ENENews - TV: Nuclear waste "flowing out to sea" from underground tunnels at Fukushima – 950 Billion Bq/m³ of cesium in Unit 2 shaft next to ocean – 11,000 tons estimated in tunnels – 'Stream' of moving water – Gov't regulators 'urgently assessing' problems, 'sense of crisis' needed (VIDEO)
  • Kyodo News - Ex-TEPCO execs merit indictment over nuclear crisis: prosecution panel
  • Asahi Shimbun - INTERVIEW: Anthropologist says Tohoku region must gain independence from Tokyo - Yuzuru Tsuboi
  • Asahi Shimbun - Radioactive dust released during Fukushima cleanup reaches as far as Miyagi Prefecture - Miki Aoki
  • Asahi Shimbun - Inquest panel calls for indictments against former TEPCO executives
  • Japan Times - Experts question Fukushima thyroid screening
  • Japan Times - Town picked as candidate for radiation-tainted waste dump, drawing protest
  • Japan Times - Global nuclear power contribution falls to lowest level since 1980s
  • Japan Times - Government offers ¥230 billion over 30 years if Fukushima temporarily stores radioactive soil: NHK
  • Mainichi Daily News - 3 ex-TEPCO execs recommended for indictment by citizens' committee
  • Mainichi Daily News - Shioya residents angry over proposed radioactive waste disposal site
  • Jiji Press - Citizens Panel Seeks Indictment of 3 Ex-TEPCO Execs
  • Scottish Energy News - UK nuclear waste committee visits Dounreay
  • New Baltimore Voice - Pavlov hosts town hall to oppose Canadian nuclear waste dump on Lake Huron - Jim Bloch

    Wednesday, July 30, 2014

  • KNPR Nevada Public Radio - The Yucca Mountain Hangover - Andrew Kiraly
  • North Augusta Star - Advisory board renews position against spent fuel at SRS - Derrek Asberry
  • KIFI Idaho Falls - Radiation and Worker Health Program officials meet in Idaho Falls - Cristina Davies
  • UPI - Oak Ridge National Laboratory in Tennessee cancels 'Southern Accent Reduction' class - Evan Bleier
  • Bloomberg - France Spurs Efficiency, Renewables With 10 Billion Euro Law - Tara Patel
  • Politico - Is Obama Changing His Mind About Nuclear Weapons? - Douglas Birch
  • New York Times - Lawmakers Voice Skepticism on Iran Nuclear Deal - David E. Sanger
  • Chillicothe Gazette - Judge: Piketon plant can continue selling uranium for now - David Berman
  • Wall Street Daily - Japan Kick Starts its Nuclear Program - Tim Maverick
  • the Diplomat - Persistent Nuclear Waste From Fukushima Inhibits Restarts - Clint Richards
  • Japan Times - Fukushima casts a shadow over A-bombing anniversaries - Jason Bartashius
  • Business Standard - 1840 MW nuke power generated after Indo-US nuclear deal
  • Phys.org - Dismantling Germany's nuclear industry, piece by piece - Mathilde Richter
  • Herald Scotland - Plans for radioactive fuel by sea are criticised - David Ross
  • Bloomberg BusinessWeek - New York Power Falls as Use Drops Amid Nuclear Reactor Restart - Harry R. Weber
  • Bryan-College Station Eagle - Federal agency not planning on penalizing Texas A&M for nuclear reactor mistake
  • Taipei Times - No firm details given yet of nuclear plant's sealing - Sean Lin
  • World Nuclear News - US nuclear firms urge Ex-Im Bank renewal
  • Sofia Globe - Westinghouse still optimistic on nuclear deal with Bulgaria despite delay
  • Sofia News Agency - Westinghouse, Gov't to Sign Final Deal on Unit 7 Next Year - CEO - See more at: Sofia News Agency
  • Newburyport Daily News - Nuclear power plants are unsafe - Stephen B. Comley Sr.
  • Anderson Independent Mail - NRC to meet on Oconee Nuclear Station safety
  • in-cumbria - Future of Barrow nuclear waste terminal under scrutiny
  • Japan Times - Government offers ¥230 billion over 30 years if Fukushima temporarily stores radioactive soil: NHK
  • Focus Taiwan - Fourth nuclear power plant passes safety checks - Huang Chiao-Wen, Milly Lin and Jeffrey Wu
  • Japan Times - Nuclear watchdog may raise radiation exposure limit for emergencies
  • Deccan Chronicle - Nuclear talks to feature during Kerry's visit to India
  • Penn Energy - SMR technology developer NuScale hosts Oregon Governor
  • Oak Ridge Today - Letter from Prison: Y-12 protesters' statement on second anniversary of break-in - Greg Boertje-Obed, Michael Walli, and Megan Rice
  • Southern California Public Radio - New kelp tests will show if Fukushima radiation has reached West Coast
  • World Nuclear News - Licence amendment for Darlington
  • Barre Montpelier Times Argus - Yankee's last day reported as Dec. 29
  • The Lane Report - DOE awards Fluor 3-year contract for Paducah deactivation and shutdown
  • Yonhap News - UNSC to call meeting on N. Korea's missile launches: sources - sooyeon@yna.co.kr
  • Sofia News Agency - Lab Tests Show Radioactivity in Water Pipe in SW Bulgaria - See more at: Sofia News Agency
  • Japan Times - Town picked as candidate for radiation-tainted waste dump, drawing protest
  • Manila Standard Today - Commissioning BNPP will require political will - Rudy Romero
  • Mainichi Daily News - Tochigi town favored as permanent radioactive waste storage site
  • Korea Herald - U.S. lawmaker: New bill will be as painful to N. Korea as banking sanctions
  • Nyack News and Views - Testing: Indian Point Sirens Wed at 10:30
  • NBC Bay Area - Navy Finds Radiation in Treasure Island Home - Vicky Nguyen, Liz Wagner and Felipe Escamilla
  • Yahoo! News - Kerry arrives in India to reboot ties with Modi - Shaun Tandon
  • North Augusta Star - Moniz: MOX is searching for funding streams - Derrek Asberry
  • Global Research - The World of Whistleblowing: Needles in Haystacks, Intelligence Gathering, Subjects and Citizens - Binoy Kampmark
  • BBC - Last surviving Hiroshima bomb crew member dies
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Dutch Van Kirk, navigator of Enola Gay, dies at 93; visited Y-12 and Oak Ridge in 2000 - Frank Munger
  • KING5 Seattle - Group: No Fukushima radiation at Oregon Coast
  • Greenpeace International - The latest World Nuclear Industry Status Report: more bad news for nuclear power, good news for public safety - Blogpost By Justin Mckeating
  • NRC - Atomic Safety and Licensing Board to Take Public Comment Aug. 18, Hold Hearing Aug. 19 on Dewey-Burdock Uranium Recovery Facility
  • GreenWorld - Nuclear reactors and childhood leukemia: the risk exists.
  • Bellona - Bellona calls for a more comprehensive ETS reform
  • BBC - Rolls-Royce: Derby workers exposed to high radiation levels
  • BBC - Ukraine conflict: US and EU widen sanctions on Russia
  • Trend News Agency - U.S. nuclear negotiator declines setting deadline on Iran deal
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals, Page 44207 [FR DOC #: 2014-17868]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals, Pages 44207 - 44208 [FR DOC #: 2014-17866]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals, Page 44208 [FR DOC #: 2014-17867]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Confirmatory Orders: Entergy Nuclear Operations, Pages 44208 - 44213 [FR DOC #: 2014-17873]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Exemptions: ZionSolutions, LLC, Zion Nuclear Power Station, Units 1 and 2, Pages 44213 - 44214 [FR DOC #: 2014-17969]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: License Amendment Applications: Florida Power and Light Co., Turkey Point Nuclear Generating Units 3 and 4, Pages 44214 - 44217 [FR DOC #: 2014-17946]
  • Kyodo News - Regulators may raise radiation exposure limit for emergency
  • Kyodo News - Town picked as candidate for radiation-tainted waste disposal
  • Asahi Shimbun - Jimmy Choo promotes Fukushima traditional craftwork with original shoes - Natsuki Edogawa
  • Japan Times - Town picked as candidate for radiation-tainted waste dump, drawing protest
  • Japan Times - Global nuclear power contribution falls to lowest level since 1980s
  • Japan Times - Government offers ¥230 billion over 30 years if Fukushima temporarily stores radioactive soil: NHK
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Tochigi town chosen for N-waste disposal
  • DOE:EM - DOE Moab Project Safely Removes 7 Million Tons of Mill Tailings - Wendee Ryan
  • DOE - EERE Network News

    Tuesday, July 29, 2014

  • Statesman Journal - Oregon coast: No Fukushima radiation yet - Tracy Loew
  • Idaho State University - Idaho State University receives Nuclear Regulatory Production license to produce isotopes for cancer research
  • Albuquerque Journal - WIPP: Most violations fixed
  • Reuters - New Mexico nuclear waste dump was cited for workplace violations - Laura Zuckerman
  • Blog for Iowa - Iowa's Nuclear Challenge - Paul Deaton
  • KBTX-TV Channel 3 Bryan, TX - Report: Improper Staffing at A&M Nuclear Reactor Leads to Short Shut Down - Steve Fullhart
  • Oak Ridge Today - Spotlight: Nobel laureate visits ORNL for distinguished lecture series
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Y'all come: ORNL bows to Southern pride - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Imprisoned Y-12 protesters urge others not to be passive in nuke resistance - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Who cares about taxes? Everybody - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - HFIR ready for restart - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Are y'all listening? ORNL cancels 'Southern Accent Reduction' class after employee outcry - Frank Munger
  • Nuclear Engineering - Duke Energy to increase stake in three nuclear plants
  • Aiken Standard - Editorial: String of blame begins at federal level
  • Greenville News - SRS has money for fuel project - Meg Kinnard
  • Reuters - U.S. Energy Secretary defends possible German nuke waste imports - Harriet Mcleod
  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - China showing interest in $20 billion nuclear energy deal with Westinghouse - Anya Litvak
  • WIVB News 4 Buffalo, NY - Neighbors worried about radioactive waste in landfill - Jordan Williams
  • Portsmouth Herald News - Harborside park to close for nuke plant delivery - Kyle Stucker
  • All Things Nuclear - Assault on St. Lucie Nuclear Plant - Dave Lochbaum
  • All Things Nuclear - Evolving Chinese Views on U.S. National Missile Defense - Gregory Kulacki
  • Atomic Insights - NRC Commissioner Candidates Stephen Burns and Jeffery Baran - Rod Adams
  • Beyond Nuclear - ASLB rejects contention on multiple, worsening Shield Building problems at Davis-Besse
  • Bloomberg - Exelon Buys 21 Megawatts of Fuel Cells From Bloom Energy - Christopher Martin
  • Co.Exist - Experts In Charge Of Imaginary $200 Billion VC Climate Fund Say Kill Coal, Spend On Nuclear - Sydney Brownstone
  • Energy Collective - NRC Commissioner Candidates Stephen Burns and Jeffery Baran - Rod Adams
  • RollCall blog - Former USEC Uranium Enrichment Project Marked for $110 Million Under Senate Bill - Randy Leonard
  • RollCall blog - DOE Cybersecurity Is a Mess, According to Senate Panel - Tim Starks
  • U.S. News & World Report - Nuclear Fallout: Industry in Historic 'Decline,' Report Finds - Alan Neuhauser
  • DOE - DOE AMENDS RECORD OF DECISION FOR PLUTONIUM CONSOLIDATION
  • DOE - EM Update | Vol. 6, Issue 7 | July 2014
  • GAO - Combating Nuclear Smuggling: Past Work and Preliminary Observations on Research and Development at the Domestic Nuclear Detection Office GAO-14-783T
  • NRC - NRC Public Meeting in Portland, Ore., August 7 to Discuss Potential Regulatory Changes for Research and Test Reactors
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings; Sunshine Act, Page 44064 [FR DOC #: 2014-17864]
  • Los Angeles Times - OpEd: 'Black sites' ruling a rebuke to Poland, the CIA and torture - Joseph Margulies
  • Southeast Asia: GMA News - Global nuclear power contribution falls to lowest since 1980s - Aaron Sheldrick
  • Reuters - Russia's Rosatom, China may develop floating nuclear power plants - Svetlana Burmistrova
  • Reuters - UPDATE 2-U.S. says Russia violated nuclear treaty, urges immediate talks - Roberta Rampton
  • The Guardian - Moscow may walk out of nuclear treaty after US accusations of breach - Alec Luhn In Moscow and Julian Borger
  • Itar-Tass - USA accuses Russia of violating Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty - Dmitry Kirsanov
  • The Guardian - UK-US sign secret new deal on nuclear weapons - Richard Norton-Taylor
  • Forbes - Japan's Nuclear Roadmap To Economic Destruction - James Conca
  • All Hungary Media - Paks nuclear fuel could be shipped by plane from Russia
  • Arirang News - U.S. shrugs off North Korea's nuclear attack threat
  • Asahi Shimbun - Tahiti memorial commemorating those impacted by French nuclear tests in danger of removal - Taro Nakazaki
  • Ria Novosti - Construction of Brand New US Nuclear Plants Hampered - Andrey Zolotov
  • ABC - Martu people welcome uranium development at Kintyre mine in East Pilbara - Ebonnie Spriggs and Lucie Bell
  • Largs and Millport Weekly - Largs council against nuclear waste move
  • Africa Intelligence - Uranium producers in fight for water
  • Nuclear Engineering - UK supply chain roundup - Hampton Union
  • World Nuclear News - India's Additional Protocol comes into force
  • Bellona - Soaring Russian nuclear submarine construction dwarfed post-Soviet dismantlement spending
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Surface rights set for N-soil storage land
  • Japan Times - Officials shift course on tainted soil storage
  • Japan Times - Operation to halt flow of groundwater into No. 1 reactor buildings falters: Tepco
  • Mainichi Daily News - Steel mill worker reveals blocking view of U.S. aircraft on day of Nagasaki atomic bombing
  • Japan Times - Officials shift course on tainted soil storage
  • Japan Times - Operation to halt flow of groundwater into No. 1 reactor buildings falters: Tepco

    Monday, July 28, 2014

  • Bloomberg BusinessWeek - SC congressmen say SRS has money for fuel project - Meg Kinnard
  • Scientific American - Depleted Uranium Could Turn Carbon Dioxide into Valuable Chemicals - Polly Wilson and Chemistryworld
  • Cape Cod Times - Forum on Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station set for Wednesday
  • Bloomberg - Enel's Slovak Nuclear Project Faces More Delay, Higher Costs - Radoslav Tomek
  • Bloomberg - Energy Week Ahead: Sold-Out Hearings for EPA Climate Plan - Mark Drajem
  • Reuters - Japan, Mexico sign carbon trade deal - Susanna Twidale
  • UPI - North Korea threatens White House missile strike - Ed Adamczyk
  • Korea Times - NK Leader: 'If threatened, we will bomb US directly'
  • Los Angeles Times - Oil drilling in North Dakota raises concerns about radioactive waste - Neela Banerjee
  • NPR - To Stop Cheating, Nuclear Officers Ditch The Grades - Geoff Brumfiel
  • Nuclear Engineering - Beyond-design basis risks key to nuclear accidents, says US post-Fukushima report
  • Asahi Shimbun - ASAHI POLL: 59% oppose planned restart of Kyushu reactors
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Sendai N-plant area residents provided with iodine tablets
  • GlobalPost - Local gov'ts give iodine tablets to residents as reactor restart looms
  • Columbus Dispatch - Pike County worries over nuclear plants' future - Kristen Mitchell
  • IOL - Nuclear scientists get nod - Louise Flanagan.
  • Daily Caller - Here's Three Nuclear Power Plant Cooling Towers Collapsing At Once [VIDEO] - Eric Owens
  • The Ecologist - Belarus - fighting nuclear power in the shadow of Chernobyl - Chris Garrard
  • Hartford Business - Millstone shuts down nuclear reactor
  • Yakima Herald-Republic - Fed program offers free care for former nuclear workers - Molly Rosbach
  • Aberdeen Press and Journal - Dounreay radioactive pollution discovery sparks investigation - Bert Ovenstone
  • World Nuclear News - Reactor restarts would aid Japanese recovery
  • News & Star - Change to nuclear waste store search process welcomed by Allerdale leader - Jenny Barwise
  • Bellona - Soaring Russian nuclear submarine construction dwarfed post-Soviet dismantlement spending
  • Charles Digges - Nuclear energy – the challenges and opportunities for UK business - Martin Mckervey
  • World Nuclear News - US Senate adopts Vietnam agreement
  • Nuclear Engineering - Beyond-design basis risks key to nuclear accidents, says US post-Fukushima report
  • Nuclear Engineering - First criticality for Fuqing 1
  • Asahi Shimbun - Former Kansai Electric Power executive reveals 18 years of secret payments to prime ministers
  • Tribune News Service India - Questions about nuclear weapons--Non-proliferation ayatollahs are again chasing India - Gurmeet Kanwal
  • Japan Times - Original 'Barefoot Gen' manga on atomic bombings goes on display - Keiji Hirano
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea yet to develop 'EMP' bombs: S. Korea
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Plowshares release statement on 2nd anniversary of Y-12 break-in; acted as 'creative extremists for love' - Frank Munger
  • NRC - NRC Names Maureen Wylie New Chief Financial Officer
  • NRC - NRC Schedules Open House August 7 to Discuss Performance of Davis-Besse Nuclear Power Station
  • NRC - NRC Schedules Public Meeting Aug. 7 to Discuss Performance of Clinton Nuclear Power Station
  • NRC blog - "Negative Ion" Technology–What You Should Know - Vince Holahan, Ph.D.
  • Fukushima Diary - 95,000 Bq/Kg of Cs-134 / 137 still measured in the school route of Kohriyama even after decontamination – Video - Iori Mochizuki
  • Fukushima Diary - Tepco received the 30th Financial Support of 110 billion yen / Has received over 4 trillion yen so far - Iori Mochizuki
  • Fukushima Diary - 10 quakes within 10 hours in Izu-ohshima island / Epicenter "Very shallow" - Iori Mochizuki
  • Fukushima Diary - Over 0.5 µSv/h in the area of Fukushima Medical University - Iori Mochizuki
  • Fukushima Diary - Japanese citizen "Instep is hurting, swelling, and started bleeing for unknown reason" – Photo - Iori Mochizuki
  • Fukushima Diary - "Drone" to be used to investigate inside Fukushima nuclear plant from this Autumn - Iori Mochizuki
  • ENENews - Guardian: Abnormal blood in monkeys linked to Fukushima disaster – Study: 'Epidemic infectious disease' could occur – "We cannot find other reasons except radiation" – Concern about strontium-90 & other radioactive materials besides cesium – "Potential direct relevance to humans"
  • NHK World - Govt. won't nationalize radioactive storage site
  • Kyodo News - Gov't drops plan to purchase land for Fukushima nuclear soil storage
  • Asahi Shimbun - EDITORIAL: Renewable energy promotion a good opportunity to nurture local 'sovereignty'
  • Japan Times - Hokkaido Electric seeks approval for second hike in energy rates
  • Japan Times - Kagoshima residents near Sendai nuclear plant given iodine tablets
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Sendai N-plant area residents provided with iodine tablets
  • Jiji Press - No Clear Effect of Fukushima Groundwater Bypass: TEPCO
  • Jiji Press - Japan to Set Superficies Rights for Tainted Soil Storage Facilities

    Sunday, July 27, 2014

  • Nevada Appeal - Guy W. Farmer: Obama's budget: No money for Yucca Mountin - Guy W. Farmer
  • Ground Report - Long term damage remains! - Robert Tilford
  • Des Moines Register - Climate needs new support for nuclear power - Carolyn Heising
  • Augusta Chronicle - Promises of easier nuclear power plant construction fall short in new round of building - Ray Henry
  • Columbia County News Times - Nuclear waste site needs monument - Kevin Palmer
  • Japan Times - Kagoshima residents near Sendai nuclear plant given iodine tablets
  • Yonhap News - (Yonhap Interview) N. Korea should drop nuke activities for dialogue: U.S. envoy - Kim Soo-Yeon
  • Korea Herald - 'N. Korea should drop nuke activities'
  • Albuquerque Journal - Project artifacts at nuke museum - Adrian Gomez
  • Economic Times - Agreement on IAEA scrutiny of nuclear facilities comes into effect
  • Delaware News Journal - State to distribute potassium iodide tablets in Middletown
  • BBC - Iran students face expulsion from Norway over sanctions - Fariba Sahraei
  • Herald Scotland - Dounreay pollution probe
  • Holland Sentinel - NRC: Palisades will strengthen 'safety culture' - Jim.Hayden
  • Toledo Blade - Kasich and lawmakers must clean up their energy mess - David Kushma
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Fleischmann, Wamp swing at each other in rematch - Michael Collins
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Moniz, Klotz to visit Savannah River - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Oak Ridge security (circa 1947) - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Fukushima lessons learned - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Nuke bomb the size of a mini-van; Freedom Museum in Texas finds a place for the B53 - Frank Munger
  • New York Times - Nuclear Plants Should Focus on Risks Posed by External Events, Study Says - Matthew L. Wald
  • Bellona - Ecodefense brings suit against Justice Ministry for unlawful forcible inclusion on 'foreign agent' list
  • ENENews - Study finds changes in blood of monkeys 70 km from Fukushima plant – 'Epidemic infectious disease' could occur – "We cannot find other reasons except radiation" – Effects on neurological development discovered in other mammals – "Potential direct relevance to the human population"
  • NHK World - Iodine distributed to residents near nuclear plant
  • NHK World - Agency: Nuclear waste can be directly disposed of
  • Kyodo News - Local gov'ts give iodine tablets to residents as reactor restart looms
  • Asahi Shimbun - Plan dropped for land purchases to host nuclear debris storage sites
  • Asahi Shimbun - Restarts of reactors in Ehime delayed due to insufficient safety standards
  • Japan Times - Hokkaido Electric seeks approval for second hike in energy rates
  • Japan Times - Kagoshima residents near Sendai nuclear plant given iodine tablets
  • Mainichi Daily News - News Navigator: What is the alternative dispute resolution for Fukushima disaster?
  • Jiji Press - Residents near Sendai N-Plant Get Iodine Preparations
  • Jiji Press - Video of A-Bomb Survivors' Testimonies Posted on Internet
  • Finland Times - Radioactive waste found in Turku University
  • Japan Times - Kagoshima residents near Sendai nuclear plant given iodine tablets

    Saturday, July 26, 2014

  • Global Research - Israel Drops White Phosphorus Bombs on Gazans
  • KIFI Idaho Falls - Idaho Falls inks deal with INL
  • Reuters - Lead-lined glove tied to New Mexico radiation leak: lawmaker - Laura Zuckerman
  • ABC News - Promises of Easier Nuclear Construction Fall Short - Ray Henry
  • Corvallis Gazette Times - Governor hails potential of nuclear power in visit to NuScale - Bennett Hall
  • Corvallis Gazette-Times - US Nuclear Energy Is Safe - Will The Nuclear Regulatory Commission Listen?
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - Report says nuclear waste poses a minor risk
  • The Oregonian - Record year for only nuclear plant in Northwest - Kasia Ha
  • Hurriyet Daily News - Why insist on nuclear power over olives? - Melis Alphan
  • Deccan Chronicle - Extra care delays Nuclear submarine's sea trials
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Delayed N-reactor restarts cast shadow over economy - Hajime Yamagishi and Hiroyuki Tanaka
  • Asahi Shimbun - Plan dropped for land purchases to host nuclear debris storage sites
  • Beyond Nuclear - National Academia of Sciences Fukushima report on implications for US reactors:"Accidents will happen"
  • Atomic Insights - Atomic Insights Radar July 20-26 2014 - Rod Adams
  • IAEA - India's Additional Protocol Enters into Force
  • IAEA - IAEA Issues Annual Report for 2013
  • POGO - President Obama Must Seek Resignation of NRC's Magwood - Michelle Li

    Friday, July 25, 2014

  • Albuquerque Journal - Energy secretary will visit WIPP
  • WBIR Knoxville - ORNL, Y-12 guards awarded $2.6M in pay dispute
  • Reuters - IAEA says needs more money to monitor Iran nuclear deal extension: document - Fredrik Dahl
  • New York Times - Nuclear Plants Should Focus on Risks Posed by External Events, Study Says - Matthew L. Wald
  • RollCall blog - Nuclear Waste Bill Not Dead, Just Sleeping - Randy Leonard
  • Ottawa Citizen - Chalk River nuclear shipments opposed in Washington - Ian Macleod
  • Palladium Times - New York suggests summer shutdown for nuke plant
  • The Hill blog - Report: Nuclear industry's safety measures are 'inadequate' - Laura Barron-Lopez
  • WBIR Knoxville - TVA to assemble Watts Bar 2 nuclear reactor this week - Jim Matheny
  • Omaha World-Herald - Erroneous warning sounded near Nebraska nuke plant
  • Wall Street Journal - Panel Finds U.S. Needs to Prepare Nuclear Plants for Bigger Threats - Rebecca Smith
  • Tri-City Herald - Richland's Atomic Ale goes nuclear - Drew Foster
  • The Independent - Fukushima monkeys show signs of 'blood abnormalities' following 2011 nuclear disaster - James Vincent
  • The Guardian - Belarus anti-nuclear activist fears for 'another Chernobyl' on her doorstep - Nabeelah Shabbir
  • London Times - No-strings £40m for nuclear dumps - Ben Webster
  • West Highland Free Press - Concern over nuclear waste shipments - By Michael Russell
  • Ria Novosti - Emerging Economies to Increase Use of Nuclear Energy to Meet Power Demand – Report
  • Plymouth Herald - Anti-nuke protestors to appear in court charged with obstructing the highway
  • Ria Novosti - Cost Cutting Threatens Australian Nuclear Reactor Safety – Report
  • Greenville News - Oconee Nuclear may face penalties for leak - Eric Connor, The Greenville News
  • Trend News Agency - Iran to convert 1.5 tonnes of 2 percent enriched uranium to oxide power
  • Business Review - Candu Energy inks deal with Chinese group for two nuclear reactors in Romania
  • WATE - Nuclear security guards win settlement against employer - Jill Mcneal
  • BBC - Anglesey's Wylfa Newydd reactor choice steps ahead
  • World Nuclear News - China signs Candu deals with Romania and Argentina
  • World Nuclear News - New approach for selecting UK repository site
  • World Nuclear News - US report urges focus on 'extreme' events
  • World Nuclear News - NRC proposes changes to used fuel storage rules
  • World Nuclear News - New strategy for Fukushima trench water
  • Press TV - IAEA says needs extra funding to monitor Iran deal
  • Aiken Standard - Secretary Moniz to tour MOX, other Site facilities - Derrek Asberry
  • Alamogordo Daily News - Downwinders to hold vigil Saturday - John Bear
  • Press TV - World close to thermonuclear war over Ukraine: Analyst
  • Tri-City Herald - Senate proposal would increase Hanford operating funds - Annette Cary
  • Northumberland Today - Residents speak out against gasification plant - Eileen Argyris
  • SGGP Saigon - Atomic energy sector requires thousands of trained workers
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - A natural friendship: Baker and the DOE photog - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Hundreds of Oak Ridge guards to get back pay - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Lynda Vinyard named branch chief at DOE office - Frank Munger
  • NRC - NRC Seeks Public Comment on Potential Changes to Radiation Protection Regulations
  • NWTRB - Agenda -Summer Board Meeting - August 6, 2014
  • GreenWorld - Exelon supporting solar power in Massachusetts? Um, nope.
  • Trend News Agency - Sanctions fail to cut Iran gas output: EIA
  • The Guardian - Diary: Russians selling nuclear weapons expertise in Westminster? What's not to like? - Stephen Bates
  • BBC - Anglesey's Wylfa Newydd reactor choice steps ahead
  • BBC - The ship that totally failed to change the world - Tammy Thueringer & Justin Parkinson
  • BBC - Local politicians to lose nuclear waste site veto right - Rob Broomby
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notices: Environmental Impact Statements; Weekly Receipts, Page 43465 [FR DOC #: 2014-17602]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Proposed Rules: Radiation Protection, Pages 43284 - 43300 [FR DOC #: 2014-17252]
  • WGAL Lancaster - Red tape, politics keep nuclear waste at local plants - Jere Gish
  • Wall Street Journal - Radioactive Waste in St. Louis at Risk From Smoldering Trash - John R. Emshwiller
  • Pittsburgh Tribune-Review - EPA finds no contamination from Parks Township nuclear dump - Mary Ann Thomas
  • Huron County View - Senate unanimously passes legislation to halt proposed Canadian nuclear waste facility
  • Casper Journal - Town hall meeting to assist nuclear energy workers
  • OpEdNews - The manipulation of health data in Japan - Shaun Mcgee
  • NHK World - Agency: Nuclear waste can be directly disposed of
  • NHK World - Spent nuclear fuel: Reprocess or dispose?
  • NHK World - Poor quake resistance to keep Ikata plant offline
  • NHK World - TEPCO: Groundwater bypass showing limited effects
  • Asahi Shimbun - U.S. Fukushima report: Think about unthinkable disasters
  • Japan Times - U.S. Fukushima study: Think about unthinkable disasters
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Delayed N-reactor restarts cast shadow over economy - Hajime Yamagishi and Hiroyuki Tanaka
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Disaster-hit beach opens again after 4 years

    Thursday, July 24, 2014

  • KRWG - Energy Secretary To Visit Nuclear Waste Facility In Carlsbad
  • Santa Fe Reporter - What happened at WIPP? State legislators look for answers about leak in underground facility - See more at: Santa Fe Reporter - Julie Ann Grimm
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - New theory: WIPP leak linked to glove in waste drum - Patrick Malone
  • Bloomberg - S. Africa Sees New Nuclear Plants Operational After 2020 - Mike Cohen
  • Reuters - Proposed U.S. nuclear power reactors
  • Reuters - Southern hopes to build more U.S. nuclear power reactors - Scott Disavino
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Dreaming - Frank Munger
  • Tri-City Herald - Vapor team set to meet with Hanford workers - Annette Cary
  • KING5 Seattle - Fukushima study: Think about unthinkable disasters
  • BBC - Local politicians to lose nuclear waste site veto right - Rob Broomby
  • BBC - The EU's nuclear links with Russia - Andrew Walker
  • BBC - Hilts Quarry nuclear dump housing plans thrown out
  • The Guardian - Japanese monkeys' abnormal blood linked to Fukushima disaster – study - Damian Carrington
  • The Guardian - Communities could be paid £40m for considering nuclear waste dump - Damian Carrington
  • The Guardian - Not investing in new nuclear power would be a costly gamble for the UK - Keith Parker
  • The Hill blog - Energy nominee highlights nuclear weapons experience - Timothy Cama
  • NPR - With New Safety Measures, Nuclear Reactors May Reopen In Japan
  • NSW Daily Telegraph - Fears for safety at Lucas Heights nuclear reactor: permanent supervisors to be dumped as part of cost-cutting - Geoff Chambers
  • Pittsburgh Tribune-Review - EPA finds no contamination from Parks Township nuclear dump - Mary Ann Thomas
  • NPR - Nuclear Plant May Be In Hot Water Over Its Cooling System - Greg Allen
  • Huffington Post - U.S. Nuclear Power Agency Still Playing With Fire - Elliott Negin
  • Lancaster Today - Nuclear comes first - Chris Hart
  • Asahi Shimbun - COMMENTARY: Radioactive pollution endangers cultures of Tohoku mountain communities - Toshihide Ueda
  • Asahi Shimbun - TEPCO to use ice blocks to stem flow of radioactive water in Fukushima plant trenches
  • Yonhap News - China calls for U.S. to lower bar for nuclear talks with N. Korea - kdh@yna.co.kr
  • Lancashire Visitor - Letter: What about nuclear? - Chris Cheetham
  • BBC - Hilts Quarry nuclear dump housing plans thrown out
  • Nuclear Engineering - Paducah clean-up contract for Fluor
  • World Nuclear News - Ignalina 2 decommissioning work starts
  • Nuclear Engineering - No raised risk of cancer for residents near Sellafield and Dounreay - report
  • Japan Times - Fukushima No. 1 chief admits using used parts for water tanks - Kazuaki Nagata
  • Owen Sound Sun Times - Bruce Power increases number of summer 2014 tours due to success
  • Science Codex - Stanford study shows how to power California with wind, water and sun - Stanford University
  • Monroe Evening News - Public Input Sought On S. Monroe St. Changes - Danielle Portteus
  • Japan Times - Cleanup sent 1 trillion becquerels of cesium into atmosphere last summer: Tepco
  • POWERnews - Southern Co. Considering New Nuclear Plant, But That's Not All - Aaron Larson
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea, U.S. to test deterrence plan against N.K. nukes - graceoh@yna.co.kr
  • Poughkeepsie Journal - Earth Wise: Renewable energy still small part of big picture
  • Korea Times - NK criticizes China for joining U.S-led condemnation - Yi Whan-Woo
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Proposed Rules: Environmental Impacts of Spent Fuel Storage During Reactor Operation, Page 42989 [FR DOC #: 2014-17447]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: License Amendment Applicatiions: URENCO USA (formerly Louisiana Energy Services, L.P.), Pages 43099 - 43104 [FR DOC #: 2014-17448]
  • NRC - MEMORANDUM: AUDIT OF NRC'S METHOD FOR RETAINING AND DOCUMENTING INFORMATION SUPPORTING THE YUCCA MOUNTAIN LICENSING PROCESS (OIG-14-A-18)
  • Bloomberg BusinessWeek - Fukushima study: Think about unthinkable disasters
  • World Nuclear News - New strategy for Fukushima trench water - Georgia Straight
  • Straight - Fukushima disaster still interests Korean media - Charlie Smith
  • Enformable - Fukushima Daiichi Unit 3 debris removal operations released 280 billion becquerels per hour - Lucas W Hixson
  • NRC - New NRC Senior Resident Inspector Assigned to Calvert Cliffs Nuclear Plant
  • NRC - NRC Lifts Confirmatory Order at Honeywell Metropolis Works
  • NRC blog - Waste Confidence Final Rule Now Before the Commission
  • Jiji Press - Nonhost Municipalities Seek Right to Speak about N-Plant Restart
  • Jiji Press - Over 1 T. Becqurels of Cesium Spread by Work at Fukushima N-Plant

    Wednesday, July 23, 2014

  • Augusta Chronicle - Editorial: Good things come in threes--Projects with area impact deservedly kept alive in appropriations bill
  • Aiken Standard - Advisory board renews position against spent fuel at SRS - Derrek Asberry
  • Politico - DOT to drop new oil-by-rail rules today – Obama nominates two new NRC commissioners - Alex Guillén
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Evidentiary Hearings: Powertech USA, Inc., Pages 42836 - 42837 [FR DOC #: 2014-17219]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: License Exemptions: Southern California Edison, San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station, Units 2 and 3, Pages 42837 - 42839 [FR DOC #: 2014-17218]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards, Subcommittee on Economic Simplified Boiling Water Reactors, Page 42840 [FR DOC #: 2014-17383]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards, Subcommittee on Metallurgy and Reactor Fuels, Pages 42840 - 42841 [FR DOC #: 2014-17382]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards, Subcommittee on Metallurgy and Reactor Fuels, Page 42841 [FR DOC #: 2014-17381]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings: Advisory Committee On Reactor Safeguards, Subcommittee Reliability and PRA and Fukushima, Pages 42839 - 42840 [FR DOC #: 2014-17379]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards, Subcommittees on Regulatory Policies and Practices, Pages 42841 - 42842 [FR DOC #: 2014-17380]
  • Occupational Safety and Health Administration - Notices: Meetings: Whistleblower Protection Advisory Committee, Pages 42831 - 42833 [FR DOC #: 2014-17342]
  • Nuclear Energy Insider - EU prepares for eclectic and politically balanced fuel supply chain - Peter Taberner
  • Nuclear Energy Insider - Minimising the gap between old and new reactors - Heba Hashem
  • Nuclear Energy Insider - SPP1 handover: accelerating the Sellafield clean-up?
  • Nuclear Energy Insider - Holtec to restart Ukraine spent fuel repository
  • Nuclear Energy Insider - China General Nuclear appoints sponsors for $2bn IPO
  • Nuclear Energy Insider - World's first thorium reactor to be built by 2016
  • Nuclear Energy Insider - Holtec to build factory for its SMR-160
  • Nuclear Energy Insider - WYG wins contract for Poland's first NPP in 10 years - See more at: Nuclear Energy Insider
  • Nuclear Energy Insider - Russia Offers to Assist Bolivia with Nuclear Energy Program
  • Albuquerque Journal - Editorial: Tie DOE contractor bonus to performance at WIPP
  • Albuquerque Journal - 3 at LANL among 'most influential scientific minds' - Mark Oswald
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - City Council approves contract with D.C consultant - Jonathan Smith
  • WKMS Murray State University - DOE Awards Fluor $420M Contract for Paducah Gaseous Diffusion Plant Decommission and Decontamination - Todd Hatton & Chad Lampe
  • RBTH - How tanks grew exploding armor scales - July 23, 2014 Yuri Osokin
  • Bloomberg - India's Uranium Boss Says Deformed Children May Be 'Imported' - Rakteem Katakey and Tom Lasseter
  • Thanh Nien Daily - US Senate panel approves Vietnam nuclear pact
  • Wall Street Journal - Obama Names Picks for Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Amy Harder
  • The Guardian - Not investing in new nuclear power would be a costly gamble for the UK - Keith Parker
  • Reuters - Iran nuclear talks to resume in early September: state TV - Michelle Moghtader
  • Forbes - Nuclear-Renewable Mix Is Just What The EPA Ordered - James Conca
  • Navajo Post - Navajo Nation Council blocks uranium recovery project
  • Oak Ridge Today - Uranium Processing Facility team signs partnering agreement
  • Spokesman-Review - Letter: Uranium decay a danger - Laverne Kautz
  • World Nuclear News - South Africa budgets for nuclear
  • Itar-Tass - Ukraine builds nuclear waste storage facility in Chernobyl
  • The Hindu - Nuclear fog hangs over Modi's U.S. visit
  • Vineland Daily Journal - Wind preferable to nuclear, coal
  • Ria Novosti - Nationalists Want to Return Nuclear Status to Ukraine
  • HNN Huntingtonnews - Former Employees Testified Radiation Hazards Near former Huntington Nuclear Weapons Plant - Tony E. Rutherford
  • Meaford Express - Meaford not interested in nuclear waste? - Chris Fell
  • Herald Scotland - Mixed messages come forth on nuclear power - Kingston Daily Freeman
  • Kingston Daily Freeman - Indian Point nuke plant owner calls state proposal to protect fish 'lame'
  • Tampa Bay Times - Editorial: In Florida, utilities call the shots
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Senate confirms Creedon for NNSA's No. 2 post - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Fluor wins $420M deactivation contract at Paducah - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - ScienceCinema: watch & learn - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Community meeting on future of AMSE - Frank Munger
  • Detroit Free Press - Giant concrete pour planned for MSU nuclear science research facility - Matthew Miller
  • IOL - Nuke plan green light - John Yeld
  • Business Standard - Lack of uranium hit nuclear power generation target in XI Plan - Press Trust Of India
  • Xinhua News - Iran says extension of nuclear talks intent on final deal
  • Platts - Southern hoping to announce new nuclear plant this year: CEO
  • Portsmouth Daily Times - Judge postpones decision on uranium barter issue - Frank Lewis
  • WTVY, Dothan - Nuclear Regulatory Commission Names New Resident Inspector at Farley Nuclear
  • Greenfield Daily Reporter - Y-12 nuclear weapons plant to keep protesters at a distance after 2012 break-in
  • Toronto Star - Buying power from Quebec: Opportunity mugged by reality - John Barrett
  • York Daily Record - Peach Bottom Atomic Power Station gets another year to look into flood risks - Brett Sholtis
  • Augusta Chronicle - Work progresses on safety concerns at empty Savannah River Site building - Meg Mirshak
  • Belfast Telegraph - Reassurances on N-plant cancer risk
  • World Nuclear News - Construction licence for ESS
  • Poughkeepsie Journal - Fix to fight radium could triple water costs - John Ferro, Poughkeepsie Journal
  • Wall Street Journal - EU Confirms Approval of Germany's New Renewable Energy Law - Laurence Norman
  • Wall Street Journal - Idea to Close Indian Point Fires Debate - Joseph De Avila
  • The Hill blog - DOE chief Moniz defends loans - Timothy Cama
  • New York Times - Hearings on Water Permits for Indian Point - Matthew L. Wald
  • Bellona - BREAKING: Russian authorities officially brand four leading human rights organizations, Ecodefense as 'foreign agents' ahead of court decisions
  • Japan Times - Miyagi city breaks ground on housing project for those displaced in 3/11 disaster
  • Herald Palladium - NRC: Palisades must tighten security - Andrew Lersten
  • Scottish Courier - Dalgety Bay clean-up bid gets backing - Leeza Clark
  • Lexington Herald Leader - Paducah plant deactivation deal awarded
  • DOE - Madelyn Creedon Confirmed as Principal Deputy Administrator for the National Nuclear Security Administration
  • NRC - NRC Commissioner William D. Magwood IV Announces Departure Date
  • NRC blog - OIG Report: Yucca Mountain Records Retention - Stephen Dingbaum
  • GreenWorld - NYT's bias is showing on Indian Point
  • Press TV - Iran, P5+1 to resume nuclear talks in September: Tehran
  • ENENews - 'Unthinkable Twist': Japan expert calls for immediate health exams outside Fukushima, must act urgently or damage will be worse – Gov't Officials: "I don't want to discuss the issue"… Discovery of cancer could cause excessive anxiety
  • NHK World - One trillion Bq released by nuclear debris removal
  • NHK World - Fukushima plant measures to freeze tunnels
  • NHK World - Iitate residents to file for arbitration
  • Asahi Shimbun - COMMENTARY: Radioactive pollution endangers cultures of Tohoku mountain communities - Toshihide Ueda
  • Mainichi Daily News - TEPCO using secondhand tanks to store radioactively contaminated water
  • Jiji Press - Over 1 T. Becqurels of Cesium Spread by Work at Fukushima N-Plant
  • Japan Times - Vote: Ditch Shields Protecting Nuclear Firms
  • NRC - NRC Commissioner William D. Magwood IV Announces Departure Date

    Tuesday, July 22, 2014

  • Asia-Pacific: ENENews - Professor: Fukushima scaring 'bejesus' out of everybody in world… still flowing in ocean, radiation levels unknown – Clearly detectable in tuna at California coast… We focus a lot on bio-accumulation – Japan: Reactor leaks "may have gathered as a lump and drifted offshore, we need to continue monitoring it" (VIDEO)
  • Asia-Pacific: ENENews - Official: 'Death ashes' obviously dispersed everywhere after recent Fukushima releases… Hot particles attached to clothes; Media brainwashing public – Nuclear Engineer: Huge spray of radioactive material from plant contained Plutonium (VIDEO)
  • Asia-Pacific: Fukushima Diary - Fukushima plant worker job offer / "Remove and assort debris in Fukushima plant, No insurance supported" - Iori Mochizuki
  • Asia-Pacific: Fukushima Diary - Japanese citizen "Home grown carrots are TOO STRANGE this year" - Iori Mochizuki
  • Asia-Pacific: Fukushima Diary - Ibaraki prefecture doesn't check Tritium in swimming beach seawater lower than 20,000 Bq/m3 - Iori Mochizuki
  • Asia-Pacific: Fukushima Diary - Highest density of All ß and Cs-134 measured from groundwater near Reactor 2 - Iori Mochizuki
  • Asia-Pacific: Fukushima Diary - Two doctors judged cerebral hemorrhage of a woman in Minamisoma is "almost entirely" due to nuclear accident - Iori Mochizuki
  • Asia-Pacific: Mainichi Daily News - Editorial: How to treat nuclear waste must be considered before reactor restarts - Albuquerque Business First Blog
  • Asia-Pacific: NHK World - Iitate residents to file for arbitration
  • Asia-Pacific: Yomiuri Shimbun - Govt steps up final N-waste disposal site selection work
  • Asia-Pacific: Yomiuri Shimbun - Govt steps up final N-waste disposal site selection work - Yasuaki Kobayashi and Tomoko Numajiri
  • Asia: Reuters - China's secretive military cracks open door for glimpse inside - Ben Blanchard
  • East Asia: Chosun Ilbo - Japan Presses Korea to End Seafood Import Ban
  • South Asia: Business Standard - India's nuclear capacity to be increased to 17,080 MW by 2022 - Sanjay Jog
  • South Asia: Calcutta Telegraph - ENERGY SHOT
  • South Asia: Economic Times - Narendra Modi hints at larger role for private sector in nuclear energy
  • South Asia: Economic Times - Narendra Modi hints at larger role for private sector in nuclear energy
  • South Asia: Financial Express - Govt to give nod to delayed NTPC N-venture - Subhash Narayan
  • South Asia: Financial Express - N-energy programme should focus on benefits to society: PM Narendra Modi at BARC
  • South Asia: Times of India - Modi says nuclear power crucial, but do not ignore welfare of locals - Chittaranjan Tembhekar & Srinivas Laxman
  • UK: in-cumbria - Sellafield chimney removal will take years - Chris Hansell
  • UK: BBC - Alexander Litvinenko death: UK announces public inquiry
  • UK: Bloomberg - U.K. to Hold Public Inquiry Into Poisoning of Russian Spy - Svenja O'donnell
  • UK: The Guardian - Alexander Litvinenko's widow: inquiry will find truth over husband's poisoning - Robert Booth
  • UK: ITV News - Dear First Minister: An open letter about Scotland's nuclear waste - Paul Brand
  • UK: New York Times - Britain Announces Inquiry Into Killing of Ex-K.G.B. Officer - Alan Cowell
  • UK: Reuters - Britain does U-turn on ex-KGB agent Litvinenko murder inquiry - Michael Holden
  • UK: Reuters - Britain to hold public inquiry into death of ex-KGB agent Litvinenko - Michael Holden
  • Europe: BBC - The EU's nuclear links with Russia - Andrew Walker
  • Europe: Greenpeace International - One of life's hard-to-believe moments: Drilling holes in a nuclear reactor - Blogpost By Justin Mckeating
  • Europe: Luxemburger Wort - Faulty tap prompts reactor shut-down - Georgia Public Radio
  • North Europe: Bellona - Vessel involved in Barents Sea oil protest finally returning home
  • Russia: Ria Novosti - Russia Planning 3 Advanced Fast-Breeder Reactors at Beloyarsk Nuclear Power Plant by 2030
  • Russia: World Nuclear News - Russia targets 2030 for BN-1200 - Business Standard
  • Russia: World Nuclear News - Russian waste transport ship completes test mission
  • Middle East: Al-Arabiya - Will Iran play the nuclear 'game' with the Americans? - Camelia Entekhabi-Fard
  • Middle East: Reuters - IAEA worried about slow progress in Iran nuclear probe: sources - Fredrik Dahl
  • Middle East: Times of Israel - AIPAC decries extension of Iran nuclear deadline - JTA
  • Middle East: Trend News Agency - P5+1 group sought to extend Geneva accord for years, Iran says
  • Middle East: Trend News Agency - Iran optimistic about nuclear talks' success
  • Middle East: Trend News Agency - EU agrees to suspend economic bans against Iran until November
  • Middle East: Xinhua News - Myanmar to build nuclear reactors for research purpose: minister
  • Middle East: Press TV - Iran to West: You don't have eternity for nuclear deal
  • Middle East: Press TV - Iran hopeful about success of nuclear talks: Rouhani
  • Middle East: Press TV - Obama snubs senior senators on Iran talks details
  • Middle East: Press TV - Iran nuclear deal to benefit all sides: Singapore
  • North Africa: Ria Novosti - Egypt to Hold Tender on Nuclear Power Plant Construction by Year's End - Media
  • South Africa: Yahoo South Africa - R850m nuclear expansion for SA, promises Joemat-Pettersson

    Monday, July 21, 2014

  • KRQE - WIPP contractor awarded by DOE - Crystal Gutierrez
  • Xinhua News - U.S. nuke plant operator entangled in new scandle
  • Pueblo Chieftain - Cotter comment sought on licensing
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - From Livermore to Y-12 - Frank Munger
  • Augusta Chronicle - Johnson begins new tenure at Savannah River Nuclear Solutions - Meg Mirshak
  • Newsweek - With 92% of Coal Ash Still Coating North Carolina River Bed, Duke Energy Declares Cleanup Complete - Zoë Schlanger
  • Asbury Park Press - Editorial: Energy future blowing in the wind
  • Daily Record - Editorial: Wind preferable to nuclear, coal
  • Reuters - New York environment regulators seek summer shutdown at Indian Point - Scott Disavino
  • FCNL - Nuclear Calendar Update
  • Motorship Magazine - The nuclear age dawns
  • NRC - NRC Seeks Pubic Comment on Proposed Revisions to Requirements for Medical Uses of Radioactive Materials
  • NRC blog - REFRESH: 2.802 vs. 2.206 – What's the Difference? - George Deegan
  • NRC - Public Meeting Schedule
  • NRC - Live NRC Meeting Webcast
  • Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board - Rules: Implementation of the Government in the Sunshine Act; Correction, Page 42181 [FR DOC #: 2014-16778]
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: Quadrennial Energy Review; Correction, Page 42304 [FR DOC #: 2014-17054]
  • Energy Department - Notices: Proposed Arrangements, Page 42304 [FR DOC #: 2014-16932]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Proposed Rules: Guidance: Medical Use of Byproduct Materials; Medical Event Definitions and Training and Experience, Pages 42224 - 42225 [FR DOC #: 2014-16752]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Proposed Rules: Medical Use of Byproduct Materials: Medical Event Definitions, Training and Experience, and Clarifying Amendments, Pages 42409 - 42447 [FR DOC #: 2014-16753]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals, Pages 42375 - 42376 [FR DOC #: 2014-16990]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals, Page 42376 [FR DOC #: 2014-16987]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals, Pages 42376 - 42377 [FR DOC #: 2014-16989]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals, Pages 42377 - 42378 [FR DOC #: 2014-16988]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals, Pages 42378 - 42379 [FR DOC #: 2014-16992]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals, Page 42379 [FR DOC #: 2014-16991]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals, Pages 42379 - 42380 [FR DOC #: 2014-16986]
  • Canada: CNSC - CNSC News Update
  • Canada: Toronto Star - Ontario should import low-cost hydroelectric power from Quebec - Jack Gibbons
  • Oceania: ABC - Call for nuclear energy to be considered in power stations campaign
  • Oceania: Hawke's Bay Today - Vets' fight continues - Harrison Christian
  • Asia-Pacific: Dong-A Ilbo - Abe vs. Ex PMs on Japanese nuclear power plant
  • Asia-Pacific: Nuclear Engineering - Daiichi accident caused by tsunami not earthquake, Japanese regulator concludes
  • Asia-Pacific: Ria Novosti - Locals Concerned About Safety of Japan's Kashiwazaki-Kariwa Nuclear Plant
  • Asia-Pacific: Asahi Shimbun - Fukushima rice finds a home in Kumamoto shochu
  • Asia-Pacific: ENENews - Official: 'Death ashes' obviously dispersed everywhere after recent Fukushima releases… Hot particles attached to clothes; Media brainwashing public – Nuclear Engineer: Huge spray of radioactive material from plant contained Plutonium (VIDEO)
  • Asia-Pacific: ENENews - Professor: Fukushima scaring 'bejesus' out of everybody in world… still flowing in ocean, radiation levels unknown – Clearly detectable in tuna at California coast… We focus a lot on bio-accumulation – Japan: Reactor leaks "may have gathered as a lump and drifted offshore, we need to continue monitoring it" (VIDEO)
  • Asia-Pacific: JAIF - Information Update
  • Asia-Pacific: Japan Times - Safety of Niigata power plant worries locals
  • Asia-Pacific: Japan Times - Stigmatized workers quitting Tepco in droves - Yuri Kageyama
  • Asia-Pacific: Mainichi Daily News - Nuke disaster center skipping expert opinion, cutting proposed victim compensation
  • Asia-Pacific: TEPCO - Press Release Update
  • Asia-Pacific: Yomiuri Shimbun - Urgent measures needed to counter adverse effects of high energy prices
  • East Asia: Yonhap News - Kerry: N. Korea is 'quieter' than before - Chang Jae-Soon
  • UK: BBC - Sellafield tallest chimney to be dismantled
  • UK: Garstang Courier - Mo's taking nuclear protest to Commons
  • UK: The Scotsman - Fears over plan to ship nuclear waster from Dounreay
  • UK: NW Evening Mail - Tallest chimney at Sellafield to be demolished
  • UK: Nuclear Engineering - Putting people in the mix: part 2
  • UK: World Nuclear News - Cosmic recycling
  • Europe: Platts - French nuclear power output below forecasts after weekend delays
  • Europe: BusinessGreen - Iberdrola joins PRISM plan to turn plutonium stockpile into power - Jessica Shankleman
  • Russia: Bellona - Multi-million dollar nuclear clean up vessel finally sees action in Cold War legacy efforts
  • Russia: Ria Novosti - Russia to Build Nuclear Fuel Cycle Research Complex by 2017
  • Middle East: Press TV - Israel drops white phosphorus bombs on Gazans
  • Middle East: BBC - Iran completes process of eliminating enriched uranium
  • Middle East: Bloomberg - Iran Wanting What Argentina Got Shows Nuclear Market Precedent - Jonathan Tirone
  • Middle East: Washington Post - UN: Iran gets rid of sensitive nuclear material
  • Middle East: Press TV - IAEA confirms Iran's commitment to interim nuclear deal
  • South Africa: AllAfrica - South Africa: R850m for Nuclear Development
  • South Africa: Johannesburg Citizen - DA warns on nuclear costs
  • South Africa: SA Business Day - Nuclear power at the centre of SA's energy mix, says Joemat-Pettersson - Paul Vecchiatto

    Sunday, July 20, 2014

  • KRQE - WIPP contractor awarded by DOE - Crystal Gutierrez
  • Xinhua News - U.S. nuke plant operator entangled in new scandle
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - From Livermore to Y-12 - Frank Munger
  • Augusta Chronicle - Johnson begins new tenure at Savannah River Nuclear Solutions - Meg Mirshak
  • Daily Record, Parsippany, NJ - Editorial: Wind preferable to nuclear, coal
  • FCNL - Nuclear Calendar Update
  • NRC - Public Meeting Schedule
  • NRC - Live NRC Meeting Webcast
  • Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board - Rules: Implementation of the Government in the Sunshine Act; Correction, Page 42181 [FR DOC #: 2014-16778]
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: Quadrennial Energy Review; Correction, Page 42304 [FR DOC #: 2014-17054]
  • Energy Department - Notices: Proposed Arrangements, Page 42304 [FR DOC #: 2014-16932]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Proposed Rules: Guidance: Medical Use of Byproduct Materials; Medical Event Definitions and Training and Experience, Pages 42224 - 42225 [FR DOC #: 2014-16752]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Proposed Rules: Medical Use of Byproduct Materials: Medical Event Definitions, Training and Experience, and Clarifying Amendments, Pages 42409 - 42447 [FR DOC #: 2014-16753]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals, Pages 42375 - 42376 [FR DOC #: 2014-16990]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals, Page 42376 [FR DOC #: 2014-16987]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals, Pages 42376 - 42377 [FR DOC #: 2014-16989]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals, Pages 42377 - 42378 [FR DOC #: 2014-16988]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals, Pages 42378 - 42379 [FR DOC #: 2014-16992]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals, Page 42379 [FR DOC #: 2014-16991]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals, Pages 42379 - 42380 [FR DOC #: 2014-16986]

    Saturday, July 19, 2014

  • Tri-City Herald - 2 workers report possible vapor odor at Hanford Friday
  • CBS St. Louis - Health Department to Examine Coldwater Creek
  • News & Observer - Study to see if cancer cluster exists
  • Green Bay Press Gazette - Community members urged to push for nuclear plant sale - Alyssa Bloechl
  • Chillicothe Gazette - Editorial: Piketon site's cleanup should be a given
  • Tampa Bay Times - Utilities will ask PSC for permission to gut energy-saving goals - Ivan Penn
  • WGAL Lancaster - Water leak at Three Mile Island under investigation
  • Asbury Park Press - LETTER: Attend hearing on Oyster Creek evacuation plans - Jeffrey Brown
  • Capital New York - State proposes Indian Point shutdown in warm months - Scott Waldman
  • Lower Hudson Journal - View: Keep Indian Point open all year - Matt Brennan
  • CapeCodOnline blog - Pilgrim Progress : the beat goes on - Brent Harold
  • Forbes - Is EPA About To Relax Radiation Protections From Nuclear Power? - Jeff Mcmahon
  • DOE - Energy Department Announces Up to $31 Million for Initial Phases of Enhanced Geothermal Systems Field Observatory
  • DOE - Departments of Energy and Agriculture Announce Bioenergy Projects in 10 States
  • GAO - National Nuclear Security Administration: Agency Expanded Use of Some Federal Oversight Reforms, but Is Still Determining Future Plans - GAO-14-588
  • NRC - NRC Names New Senior Resident Inspector at River Bend Station
  • NRC - NRC Schedules Conference with Duke Energy to Discuss Apparent Violation at Oconee Nuclear Station
  • South America: Buenos Aires Herald - Gov't seeks to build fourth nuclear power station with giant
  • South America: Xinhua News - China, Argentina eye closer ties
  • South America: Xinhua News - China-Argentina in comprehensive strategic partnership
  • Canada: Georgia Straight - Canada's Fukushima: Could a tsunami cause a nuclear disaster in New Brunswick? - Martin Dunphy
  • Asia-Pacific: Ria Novosti - Another Leak of Radioactive Water Reported at Fukushima NPP in Japan
  • Asia-Pacific: Asahi Shimbun - NRA blames tsunami for equipment failure at Fukushima plant
  • Asia-Pacific: Fukushima Diary - Multiple municipalities have large outbreaks of several kinds of insects in Japan / Decrease of birds? – Photo & Video - Iori Mochizuki
  • Asia-Pacific: Fukushima Diary - Fukushima city "Eating mushroom protects you from radioactive material" - Iori Mochizuki
  • Asia-Pacific: Fukushima Diary - 67,000 Bq/Kg of Cs-134/137 from Fukushima plant port fish / Only 17 fish data released, No Sr-90 data included - Iori Mochizuki
  • Asia-Pacific: Fukushima Diary - Radiation measurer has bleeding inside of his nail after measuring vacuum cleaner dirt – Photo - Iori Mochizuki
  • Asia-Pacific: Fukushima Diary - Coffee made of Fukushima natural water 33 km from Fukushima plant for sale / Mayor "Special aromatic taste" - Iori Mochizuki
  • Asia-Pacific: Kyodo News - Abe says he will see to nuclear plant restart in southwestern Japan
  • Asia-Pacific: Mainichi Daily News - Ex-PMs Koizumi, Hosokawa criticize NRA for deeming nuke plant meets safety standards
  • Asia-Pacific: Mainichi Daily News - News Navigator: How are nuclear plants determined to be safe?
  • East Asia: Korea Herald - N.K. nuclear reactor experiencing problems: U.S. think tank
  • Middle East: BBC - Iran nuclear talks deadline extended
  • Middle East: The Guardian - Dollars for fuel plates: How the Iran nuclear talks were kept alive - Julian Borger
  • Middle East: Reuters - Extension of Iran nuclear talks gets mixed Israeli response - Dan Williams
  • Middle East: Reuters - Factbox: What Iran must do, and get in return, under nuclear talks extension - Fredrik Dahl
  • Middle East: Reuters - Extended Iran nuclear talks may be 'last chance': German foreign minister - Annika Breidthardt
  • Middle East: Reuters - Iran warned of 'last chance' in nuclear talks after deadline missed - Louis Charbonneau and Fredrik Dahl
  • Middle East: Reuters - Ashton to 'complete' Iran talks despite EU job change: diplomat - Fredrik Dahl
  • Middle East: Reuters - France says Iran faces crucial choices as nuclear talks extended - John Irish
  • Middle East: Reuters - Iran to get $2.8 billion during extended talks, most sanctions stay: U.S - Louis Charbonneau
  • Middle East: Trend News Agency - Germany welcomes Iran nuclear talks extension
  • Middle East: Trend News Agency - Iran to receive $2.8 billion worth of its blocked assets in 4 months - Umid Niayesh
  • Middle East: Trend News Agency - Iranian nuclear talks to be extended to Nov. 24: Ashton
  • Middle East: Trend News Agency - Iran, P5+1 agree to extend nuclear talks for another 4 months - Milad Fashtami
  • Middle East: Xinhua News - "Credible prospect" for comprehensive deal on Iranian nuclear program: White House
  • Middle East: Tehran Times - Iran, major powers extend nuclear talks for four months
  • Middle East: Press TV - Germany welcomes Iran nuclear talks extension
  • Middle East: Press TV - Iran nuclear talks extended for 4 months
  • Middle East: Press TV - Merkel vows all-out effort over Iran nuclear deal
  • Middle East: Press TV - Iran-P5+1 discuss extension of nuclear talks deadline
  • North Africa: Ahram Online - Egypt to launch global tender for nuclear power plant by end of 2014