Saturday, March 25, 2017

  • Seaforth Huron Expositor - Editorial: A lot more to be answered
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Demonstrations At White Sands Missile Range Support Trinity Downwinders April 1 - Chris Clark
  • Aiken Standard - SRNS ordered to reinstate fired worker; remit $371,000 in back pay, damages - Michael Smith
  • Lagos Vanguard - 2,351 whistleblowers tip finance ministry
  • UK Independent - Shell accused of concealing data on the health effects of two major oil spills on Nigerian communities - Chloe Farand
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - INL hosts STEM event for underprivileged students - Lindsey Johnson
  • Travelers Today - National Park Service To Open Historical Atomic Bomb Sites - Glory Moralidad
  • Reuters - video: Bankruptcy filing for Westinghouse - Fred Katayama
  • Reuters - Exclusive: UK regulator warns on EDF oversight of Hinkley Point supplier Areva - document - Geert De Clercq and Karolin Schaps
  • Reuters - Toshiba plans Westinghouse Chapter 11 filing, expects $9 bln in charges -sources - Taro Fuse
  • The Guardian - Inspectors find safety irregularities at Creusot nuclear forge in France - Adam Vaughan
  • RT - UK watchdog sounds alarm over doctored papers & security breaches at French nuclear parts supplier
  • Arkansas Democrat-Gazette - U.S.' eye stays on state nuclear plant - David Smith
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - Letter: Pilgrim nuclear plant has public safety responsibilities - Leighton A. Price, Plymouth
  • Forbes blog - New Nuclear: North Anna Unit 3 Should Be Approved Before The End Of May - Rod Adams
  • Law360 - Board Axes Nuclear Contractor Appeal In Gov't Contract Row - Kyle Jahner
  • Daily Mail - Russia covered up a nuclear disaster in Kazakhstan in the 1950s that was FOUR TIMES worse than Chernobyl reveals secret report - Tim Collins
  • Daily Star London - Nuke disaster four times WORSE than Chernobyl revealed… and Russia covered it up - Jess Bell
  • The Diplomat - Discussing Dictators and Nuclear Fallout in Central Asia - Catherine Putz
  • Holland Sentinel - Open house next week for Palisades nuclear plant update
  • Campbeltown Courier - Three months of strikes start at Clyde nuclear bases
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Oak Ridge Environmental Peace Alliance to speak at UN - Brittany Crocker
  • London Free Press - Ontario Power Generation's latest report on its proposed nuclear waste chamber near Lake Huron focuses on science and geology, which leaves a lot of issues unaddressed - Erika Simpson
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - Watts Bar reactor trips for second time this week - Dave Flessner
  • Mainichi Daily News - Toshiba eyes bankruptcy filing for U.S. subsidiary Westinghouse in March
  • Atlanta Journal Constitution - Report: Vogtle contractor headed for Chapter 11
  • MIT news - A showcase of nuclear science and engineering at MIT - Alex Creely, Department of Nuclear Science and Engineering
  • China.org.cn - DPRK not to attend UN conference on nuclear weapons
  • Tehran Times - Iran committed to nuclear deal despite Trump threats, say observers
  • Pakistan Daily Times - Work on two nuclear power projects in Karachi in full swing
  • Rutland Herald - State raises questions on Yankee sale - Susan Smallheer
  • Rutland Herald - Yankee cleanup must be done right - Sandra LEVINE
  • American Security Today - Ernest J. Moniz, Nuclear Threat Initiative New CEO (Learn More) - Tammy Waitt
  • Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette - UA testing heat of reactor's core--$16M more needed to finish cleanup of long-closed plant - Jaime Adame
  • IAEA - Taking a Closer Look at Vitrification: How the IAEA Helps Countries Utilise Advanced Immobilisation Technologies
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  • Kyodo News - TEPCO to delay seeking end to state control by 2 years to FY 2019
  • Kyodo News - TEPCO eyes reorganization in nuclear, transmission businesses
  • Japan Times - Radiation brings fear, and kids let it all out - Michael Hoffman
  • Mainichi Daily News - Masks of A-bomb survivors, relatives go on display in Hiroshima
  • Mainichi Daily News - Science Council of Japan passes draft statement rejecting military research
  • Mainichi Daily News - Japan to negotiate but oppose pact to outlaw nuclear weapons
  • Mainichi Daily News - New high school textbooks have more descriptions on defense policies
  • Jiji Press - INTERVIEW: U.N. Nuclear Ban Treaty Panel Chair Hopes for Japan Role
  • Asahi Shimbun - SYMPOSIUM: Locals, experts discuss radiation risks, solutions, future in Iitate - Masakazu Honda
  • ECU Daily - SA waste dump a bad idea: expert - James Williams

    Friday, March 24, 2017

  • Tyler Morning Telegraph - Editorial: It's time for a vote on Yucca Mountain nuclear waste repository
  • High Country News - The rural programs threatened by Trump's budget - Elizabeth Shogren
  • Walla Walla Union-Bulletin - Scientist talks 'radioactive waste disposal' at Fort Walla Walla Museum
  • Scoop NZ - The Middle East for Dummies - David Swanson
  • Nature - Energy: Sodium battery packs a punch
  • Alamogordo Daily News - Tularosa Downwinders plan peaceful demonstration at Trinity Site - Tara Melton
  • Twin Falls Times-News - Local students to participate in INL event
  • Tri-City Herald - Tough Hanford burial ground work left for last? No problem - Annette Cary
  • Washington Post - Energy Department whistleblower finally gets justice, despite agency neglect - Joe Davidson
  • PRI - Did Putin put out a contract on a Russian whistleblower and critic? - Traci Tong
  • Bloomberg - Toshiba Meltdown Casts Cloud Over Bonds for Nuclear Plants - Martin Z Braun
  • Bloomberg - The Hidden Risks of Trump's EPA Cuts: Birth Defects, Bad Air - Eric Roston
  • Reuters - Effissimo says expects long-term price gains with Toshiba stake purchase - Makiko Yamazaki, Lisa Twaronite and Thomas Wilson
  • Reuters - Toshiba decides on Westinghouse bankruptcy, sees $9 billion in charges: sources - Taro Fuse
  • Reuters - Politics weigh as Korea's KEPCO eyes the Toshiba nuclear option - Jane Chung and Geert De Clercq
  • Reuters - North Korea maintains readiness for nuclear test at any time: South Korea - Ju-min Park
  • Reuters - U.S. senators set bipartisan bill to tighten sanctions on Iran - Patricia Zengerle
  • UPI - North Korea preparing for nuclear test at Punggye-ri, officials say - Elizabeth Shim
  • Bloomberg - German CEO Counsels May on Brexit to Keep U.K. an Atomic Hub - Jonathan Tirone
  • Worthington Daily Globe, MNx - Former Worthington resident explores climate change, nuclear power in new book - Martina Baca
  • Adelaide Advertiser - SA power crisis: Former ETSA chief says state needs nuclear power and renewable energy woes are being watched by the world - Michael McGuire
  • Asahi Shimbun - Nuke watchdog critical as robot failures mount at Fukushima plant
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Restart of Kindai research reactor reopens N-power field for students - inShare
  • IAEA - Preparing for Remediation of Uranium Legacy Sites in Tajikistan - Michelle Roberts, IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security; Lenka Dojcanova, IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security
  • Anadolu Agency Ankara - Sinop nuke project's site review to be ready by end '17 - Huseyin Erdogan
  • Brisbane Times - A quick fix for the energy crisis: nuclear power - Henry J Askin, Dr Henry J Askin has a PhD in nuclear physics and is a founding director of U-Safe, a nuclear waste consultancy
  • Sputnik News - India to Share Nuclear Expertise for Bangladesh's Rooppur Nuclear Plant
  • Global Times - China approves plan for nuclear power safety
  • Portsmouth Herald News - Hampton lawsuit: Nuke plant appraiser cost town $2 million - Max Sullivan
  • Newburyport Daily News - Nuke plant owner: Watchdog group's claims 'completely false' - Angeljean Chiaramida
  • Times & Star - Women in Nuclear group launches Cumbrian branch - Duncan Bick
  • Asahi Shimbun - Kids bullied at new schools due to nuclear crisis get day in court
  • TASS - Press review: Kiev's cynical use of Russian MP's murder and Moscow skips 'nuke ban' talks
  • Hindu Business Line - Jaitapur nuclear power project back on negotiation table - Twesh Mishra
  • World Nuclear News - India extends training opportunities through IAEA
  • World Nuclear News - Areva NP awarded patents for innovative technologies
  • Atlanta Journal Constitution - UPDATE: Georgia Power's long-term power plan, eight months later - Russell Grantham
  • Greenfield Recorder - Officials, locals question viability of Vermont Yankee sale - Richie Davis
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Greg Johnson: Alexander takes on TVA/Clean Line Energy alliance - Greg Johnson
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - Alexander urges TVA to avoid Clean Line wind generation - Dave Flessner
  • Yonhap News - Gallucci: Military action against N. Korea would lead to second Korean War - jschang@yna.co.kr
  • Midland Daily News - Protecting the Great Lakes - U.S. Rep. John Moolenaar
  • Cape Cod Times - Letter: Imagine consequences of closing down Pilgrim - Jim Wills, Mashpee
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Toshiba troubles drive credit downgrades for reactor builders - Kristi E. Swartz
  • Reuters - Toshiba plans Westinghouse Chapter 11 filing, expects $9 billion in charges - sources - Taro Fuse
  • PRI - Photos: See Japan's nuclear legacy – from Fukushima to Hiroshima - Ari Beser
  • PR Newswire - Nuclear Power Becoming More Prominent Than Electricity Generators - FinancialBuzz.com News Commentary
  • Leading Britain's Conversation - Hiroshima survivor Setsuko Thurlow recalled her harrowing experience of the atomic bomb while delivering a message about nuclear weapons - Shelagh Fogarty
  • China News Service - Nuclear monitoring stations to triple
  • IAEA - India to Extend Cooperation With IAEA, Providing Training Opportunities - Sayed Ashraf , Director General's Office for Coordination (DGOC)
  • UAS Magazine - Fukushima nuclear plant issues call for drone operator help - Luke Geiver
  • Le News Swiss - Switzerland's spectacular dams and their uncertain future
  • Augusta Chronicle - Leak shuts down evaporator at Savannah River Site - Thomas Gardiner
  • WRGB Albany - Why you'll be paying more on your next utility bill - Anne McCloy
  • Mid-Hudson News - Replacing Indian Point brings "formidable challenges," says NY AREA
  • IAEA - Nuclear Safety: Officials Convene to Promote Global Good Practices - Estelle Marais, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Kyodo News - Toshiba finalizing plan for Chapter 11 for U.S. nuclear unit
  • Asahi Shimbun - Nuke watchdog critical as robot failures mount at Fukushima plant
  • Japan Times - Tepco robot failed to capture images of melted fuel in reactor 1 - Kazuaki Nagata
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea appears all set for nuke test: officials - lcd@yna.co.kr
  • Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2017-06015 Citation: 82 FR 15050 PDF Page 15050 (1 page) Permalink
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Weekly Receipts FR Document: 2017-05895 Citation: 82 FR 15055 PDF Pages 15055-15056 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Rule List of Approved Spent Fuel Storage Casks: TN Americas, LLC, NUHOMS EOS Dry Spent Fuel Storage System, Certificate of Compliance No. 1042 FR Document: 2017-05902 Citation: 82 FR 14987 PDF Pages 14987-14992 (6 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Proposed Rule List of Approved Spent Fuel Storage Casks: TN Americas, LLC, NUHOMS EOS Dry Spent Fuel Storage System, Certificate of Compliance No. 1042 FR Document: 2017-05897 Citation: 82 FR 15007 PDF Pages 15007-15009 (3 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Report of Proposed Activities in Non-Agreement States, Areas of Exclusive Federal Jurisdiction, or Offshore Waters FR Document: 2017-05829 Citation: 82 FR 15071 PDF Pages 15071-15073 (3 pages) Permalink
  • Reuters - Unions warn Areva nuclear waste container fault shows safety flaws - Geert De Clercq
  • Censored News - Western Shoshone, Timbisha Shoshone, Havasupai, Dine' and Paiute speak out on radioactive dumping in Native American communities - Ian Zabarte, Western Shoshone
  • Beijing Today - Nuclear Radiated Japanese Food Removed From Shops in China
  • IBTimes - In Pictures: Fukushima Is A Nuclear Radiation Nightmare - Juliana Rose Pignataro
  • Fairbanks Daily News-Miner - Letter: Fukushima forever - Douglas A. Yates/Ester

    Thursday, March 23, 2017

  • Vegas Seven - Once Thought Dead, Is Yucca Mountain Coming Back to Life? The nuclear zombie rises - Michael Green
  • Reno News & Review - Casinos: ACA yes, Yucca no - Dennis Myers
  • Politico - Trump's early policy moves benefit the industries he knows best – his own - Darren Samuelsohn
  • San Clemente Times - Letter: Without Our Consent, San Onofre has become a Nuclear Waste Dump - Gary Headrick, Co-Founder of San Clemente Green
  • Vegas Seven - Senator Catherine Cortez Masto Wants to Hear Her Constituents' Stories - Lissa Townsend Rodgers
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - Crowd tells nuclear agency to shut down Plymouth plant - Christine Legere
  • High Country News - Latest: At Hanford, allegations of worker intimidation--The Superfund site has been in clean-up since 1989. - Rebecca Worby
  • AP - UN atomic chief: Iran inspections at risk without more money - Josh Lederman
  • Bloomberg - Westinghouse Bankruptcy May Limit Toshiba's Looming Losses - Pavel Alpeyev and Chris Martin
  • Bloomberg - Europe's Nuclear Monopoly Pivots to China - Jonathan Tirone
  • Bloomberg - Big Oil Replaces Rigs With Wind Turbines - Jess Shankleman
  • Bloomberg - Southern, Scana Seen Facing $8.5 Billion Threat on Toshiba Woes - Chris Martin
  • Reuters - Areva unions warn about safety at France's La Hague nuclear recycling plant - Geert De Clercq
  • Reuters - Taiwan unveils $29 billion stimulus amid uncertainty over U.S., China - Faith Hung and Jeanny Kao
  • Reuters - BRIEF-Energy Fuels receives license amendment from U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission
  • NRC - Nichols Ranch Site, Campbell and Johnson Counties, Wyoming
  • Reuters - TABLE-Swiss nuclear plant outages - Vera Eckert
  • Reuters - Russia's foreign minister says ready to discuss reducing nuclear arms - Denis Pinchuk
  • Lower Hudson Journal - Assembly Dems try to block nuclear bailout - Lindsey Riback and Jon Campbell
  • WIBX 950 Utica - State Lawmakers Push For Details On Nuclear Plant Subsidies - Associated Press
  • Rockland County Times - Letter: Clean Energy Standard A Big Step Forward But How Do We Replace Indian Point - Frank Fraley, president – SHARE-NY
  • Houston Chronicle - Nuclear power plants help ignite Toshiba's meltdown - Chris Tomlinson
  • Yahoo! Finance - Exclusive: Westinghouse's clients gear up for bankruptcy fight - sources - Jessica DiNapoli
  • Pittsburgh Business Times - Analysts, investors hope potential Westinghouse bankruptcy will lift Toshiba
  • Nikkei Asian Review - GE shows where Toshiba went off track - Atsushi Nakayama
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Toshiba ponders asset sales as it fights to stay alive
  • Cleveland 19 News - A look behind the scenes at the Perry nuclear plant - Lacey Crisp
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - PILGRIM NUCLEAR POWER PLANT: NRC inspection reveals myriad problems at plant - Emily Clark
  • Cape Cod Broadcasting - Special Inspection Reveals 13 New Violations at Pilgrim, Cape Legislative Delegation Demands Shutdown
  • Palm Beach Post blog - Nuclear regulators inspecting FPL's Turkey Point plant after small explosion - Susan Salisbury
  • Aiken Standard - Editorial: SRS ruling helps South Carolina, but plutonium timetables needed
  • Gloucestershire Echo - Former nuclear energy lab workers highlight pioneering work - Ben_Falconer
  • High Plains Public Radio - Paxton hopes to bring radioactive waste to Texas - Jonathan Baker
  • Huffington Post South Africa blog - The Rational Path Is A Blend Of Nuclear and Renewables - Ben Heard
  • New Haven Register - Connecticut energy panel would let firm with nuclear plant compete - Christine Stuart
  • Business Standard India - The nuclear power plants in the country are presently operating close to their rated capacity
  • Sputnik News - India Sets New Target for Nuclear Power Generation by 2024
  • Independent Barents Observer - Another tiny measurement of radioactive iodine at Svanhovd - Thomas Nilsen
  • POWERmag - PJM Market Monitor Backs Lawsuit Against Illinois Nuclear Subsidies - Sonal Patel
  • Port Augusta Transcontinental - Aboriginal Elder Tony Clark concerned with nuclear waste facility - Matt Carcich
  • IBTimes - In Pictures: Fukushima Is A Nuclear Radiation Nightmare - Juliana Rose Pignataro
  • Helensburgh Advertiser - Strike 'won't compromise base safety', MoD insists - Craig Borland
  • Scottish Daily Record - Supermarket security staff could be used at Scottish nuclear bases - Stephen Stewart
  • London Times - Koreans make power play in Cumbria - Emily Gosden, Energy Editor
  • Korea Economic Daily - KEPCO Declares Intention to Join Race to Acquire Stakes in NuGen - beje@hankyung.com
  • BelTA - Belarusian nuclear power plant's stress tests compliant with European methods
  • BelTA - Belarusian specialists may help build nuclear power plant in Bangladesh
  • BelTA - Belarus to attend review meeting of Nuclear Safety Convention contracting parties in Vienna
  • BelTA - Belarus primarily interested in safety of Ostrovets nuclear power plant
  • Tri-City Herald - Areva: Pursuing innovation - Ron Land, Richland site manager
  • KBS WORLD Radio - Seoul: New US Bill Will be Powerful and Effective in Sanctioning N. Korea
  • IAEA - Drawing a Road Map for Introducing Nuclear Science and Technology in Secondary Schools in Asia and the Pacific
  • Tri-City Herald - DOE Richland Operations Office: Hanford cleanup moves forward thanks to engaged, motivated workers - Doug S. Shoop, Manager
  • Greenpeace International - Funeral Procession outside the Department of Energy to highlight the impacts of Fossil Fuels
  • Tri-City Herald - Department of Ecology: Nuclear Waste Program – A year in transition - Alex Smith, Manager
  • Tri-City Herald - State senators hear emotional pleas for Hanford worker compensation change - Annette Cary
  • World Nuclear News - First cask emplaced at Sizewell B fuel store
  • World Nuclear News - Paladin announces arbitration proceedings
  • World Nuclear News - Barakah 3 sets pipe welding quality benchmark
  • World Nuclear News - China's CGN extends its cooperation with Kenya
  • Tri-City Herald - Veolia Nuclear Solutions: Eliminating environmental threats at home and abroad - Billy Morrison, President
  • WGNS Radio - Alexander: TVA Shouldn't Raise Tennesseans' Electric Bills to Buy Power It Doesn't Need
  • Tri-City Herald - Washington River Protection Solutions: Tank farms team overcomes challenges while safely working and making progress - Mark Lindholm, President and Project Manager
  • Oak Ridger - Historically Speaking: Alex Hollaender – Renowned geneticist and scientific director - D. Ray Smith/Historically Speaking
  • Tri-City Herald - A S Klein Engineering: Shredding regulatory red tape - Andrew Klein, Principal
  • Tri-City Herald - Fluor: New opportunities, new challenges - Greg Meyer, Senior Vice President, Operations, Environment and Nuclear
  • Pueblo Chieftain - Cotter devises system to filter contaminants, improve groundwater - Tracy Harmon
  • New London Day - Unit 2 part will get special inspection next month, NRC tells panel - Judy Benson
  • Fremont News Messenger - Local nuclear emergency plan tested - Daniel Carson
  • Utah Public Radio - Southern Utah, A Geological Hot Spot: Dazzling Uranium-Rich Minerals Discovered In Red Canyon - Rhesa Ledbetter
  • The Chattanoogan - Watts Bar Nuclear Plant Unit 2 Shut Down After Malfunction
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - Letter: In defense of nuclear power and Diablo Canyon - Ellie Ripley, Arroyo Grande
  • Livermore Independent - Physicist Declassifies Rescued Nuclear Test Films
  • IFLScience - The USSR Tried To Cover Up One Of The World's Deadliest Nuclear Fallout Sites - Tom Hale
  • Mid-Hudson News - Riverkeeper opposes idea of gas-fired power plant at Indian Point
  • IAEA - IAEA SIDS Meeting Concludes with Agreement on Way Forward for Proposed Technical Cooperation Project - Oscar Acuña, IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation
  • Tri-City Herald - Manhattan Project National Historical Park: Sharing an important piece of our history - Colleen French, Hanford Unit Manager
  • Tri-City Herald - Pacific Northwest National Laboratory: Skating to where the puck will be - Steven Ashby, Director
  • Houston Chronicle - Rick Perry blasts election of Texas A&M's first gay SGA president - Lindsay Ellis and Mike Ward
  • Tri-City Herald - Freestone Environmental Services: Addressing environmental issues - Dan Tyler, President
  • Tri-City Herald - TerraGraphics Environmental Engineering: Expanding engineering, environmental capabilities - Dave Legard, President
  • Tri-City Herald - Energy Northwest: Safe, reliable power generation - Mark Reddemann, CEO
  • DOE - Five Fast Facts about Dr. Ruby Hirose - Matt Dozier, Digital Content Specialist, Office of Public Affairs
  • NRC - NRC to Conduct Open House to Discuss 2016 Performance of Salem and Hope Creek Nuclear Power Plants
  • NRC - NRC to Discuss Performance of Clinton Nuclear Power Station March 29
  • NRC - NRC to Discuss 2016 Performance of Farley Nuclear Plant
  • IAEA - Irradiation of Fresh Produce: New Database will Help Determine the Right Dose - Jeremy Li, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - Taking the Initiative for Peaceful Uses
  • NHK World - Robot probe into reactor failed to find debris
  • Kyodo News - TEPCO to delay seeking end to state control by 2 years to FY 2019
  • Kyodo News - TEPCO eyes reorganization in nuclear, transmission businesses
  • Asahi Shimbun - China blames climate change for record sea levels in 2016 - REUTERS
  • Japan Times - Tepco robot failed to capture images of melted fuel in reactor 1 - Kazuaki Nagata
  • Mainichi Daily News - Mainichi wins journalism award for 'Hibakusha' A-bomb survivor series
  • Mainichi Daily News - Tough task for TEPCO to rehabilitate despite new turnaround plan
  • Jiji Press - (Update) TEPCO to Focus on Joint Ventures for Rehab
  • Bellona - Trump suggests reviving Yucca Mountain, reopening ancient debates over America's nuclear trash - Charles Digges
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice Requests for Nominations: Environmental Financial Advisory Board FR Document: 2017-05821 Citation: 82 FR 14896 PDF Page 14896 (1 page) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Manual License Verification Report FR Document: 2017-05749 Citation: 82 FR 14919 PDF Pages 14919-14920 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Exemptions and Combined Licenses; Amendments: South Carolina Electric and Gas Co., Virgil C. Summer Nuclear Station, Units 2 and 3; Qualified Data Processing System and Safety Display FR Document: 2017-05779 Citation: 82 FR 14916 PDF Pages 14916-14917 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Exemptions and Combined Licenses; Amendments: Southern Nuclear Operating Co., Inc., Vogtle Electric Generating Plant, Units 3 and 4 Containment Hydrogen Igniter Changes FR Document: 2017-05786 Citation: 82 FR 14917 PDF Pages 14917-14919 (3 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Exemptions and Combined Licenses; Amendments: Southern Nuclear Operating Co., Inc., Vogtle Electric Generating Plant, Units 3 and 4; Nuclear Instrumentation System Excore Detector Surface; Material Inspection Clarification FR Document: 2017-05778 Citation: 82 FR 14920 PDF Pages 14920-14921 (2 pages) Permalink
  • POWERnews - SLIDESHOW: Nuclear "Bailout" Trend Gains Traction in More States - Sonal Patel
  • Los Angeles Times - Trump's budget could help get rid of the nuclear waste along the San Onofre coastline - Rob Nikolewski
  • Las Vegas Sun - Battle against Yucca Mountain nuclear waste dump is reborn - Judy Treichel
  • WOAI - San Antonio Council Committee Says: No Nukes - Jim Forsyth
  • Foreign Policy - OBSERVATION DECK: The Multibillion-Dollar U.S. Spy Agency You Haven't Heard of - James Bamford
  • Pahrump Valley Times - Key Nevada politicians support resolution against Yucca Mountain - Daria Sokolova
  • PV Magazine - IEEFA report: Reviewing Japan's energy transition - Marija Djordjevic

    Wednesday, March 22, 2017

  • The Atlantic - The White House Revives a Controversial Plan for Nuclear Waste - Sarah Zhang
  • Moapa Valley Progress - No One Asked Me But… (March 22, 2017) - Dr. Larry Moses
  • Daily Energy Insider - Energy, environment congressmen address policy on nuclear waste management
  • OZY, Mountain View, CA - Stalled Nuclear Waste Project Could Restart in Nevada
  • Yahoo! Finance - Trump's Budget: Valuing Military Over Energy - Nick Cunningham
  • CapeCodToday - Legislators: Close Pilgrim now!
  • Cape Cod Times - Inspection reveals 11 deficiencies at Pilgrim - Christine Legere
  • Great Falls Tribune - Lawmakers take another stab at whistleblower bill
  • Ottawa Sun - Protection of whistleblowers 'an afterthought' in Public Servants Disclosure Protection Act - Joanne Laucius
  • Augusta Chronicle - Ruling in MOX case favors state but victory elusive - Thomas Gardiner
  • KING5 Seattle - AG urges senate to support sick Hanford workers - Susannah Frame
  • KDVR FOX31 Denver - Colorado cases, landmarks brought up during Gorsuch hearing - Posted 6:30 pm, March 21, 2017, by Joe St. George
  • Bloomberg - This Company Is Designing Nuclear 'Batteries' for Towns and Industry - Jonathan Tirone
  • Bloomberg - This Mile-Wide Hole Could Revolutionize Pakistan's Economy - Faseeh Mangi
  • Bloomberg - U.S. Consumers May Be $3.9 Billion 'Losers' From Nuclear Aid - Jonathan Crawford
  • Reuters - Luxembourg judge says can't rule yet on $1.6 billion claim against Iran - Michele Sinner
  • Reuters - BRIEF-GE Hitachi Nuclear Energy, Bechtel form decommissioning alliance
  • Reuters - Japan's Tepco seeks peers' help in bid to restart nuke plant - Osamu Tsukimori
  • Reuters - South Korea's KEPCO in talks to buy Toshiba's stake in UK nuclear project NuGen - Jane Chung
  • Reuters - Japan's Tepco set to announce revised business plan: media - Osamu Tsukimori
  • Reuters - Ancient quakes may point to sinking risk for part of California coast - Tom James
  • Atomic Insights - Clean and Doable Liquid Fission (LF) Energy Roadmap For ?Powering Up Our World - Robert Hargraves and Chris Uhlik
  • Atomic Insights - Bechtel and BWXT Quietly Terminate mPower Reactor Project - Rod Adams
  • Reuters - Exclusive: North Korea has no fear of U.S. sanctions move, will pursue nuclear arms - envoy - Stephanie Nebehay
  • Reuters - Senate panel passes bill to license advanced nuclear plants - Timothy Gardner
  • Reuters - India tries to fix Iran trade payments as Trump hardens line - Nidhi Verma and Manoj Kumar
  • Reuters - video: EXCLUSIVE: North Korea fearless in the face of U.S. sanctions
  • EurekAlert - Visualizing nuclear radiation--Kyoto University images gamma rays to help decontaminate Fukushima - Kyoto University
  • CapeCodToday - Cape Legislators' remarks to the NRC at Plymouth
  • Cape Cod Times - Pilgrim far from forced shutdown, NRC administrator says - Christine Legere
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - PILGRIM: NRC gives Entergy green light to continue, despite protests - Emily Clark
  • E&E Daily - ILLINOIS: PJM watchdog joins lawsuit against nuclear subsidies - Rod Kuckro
  • Crain's Chicago Business - Lisa Madigan shifts from nuke bailout's chief critic to chief defender - Steve Daniels
  • Utility Dive - PJM market monitor opposes Illinois nuclear subsidies - Peter Maloney
  • India Times - India Set To Triple The Amount Of Nuclear Power It Produces
  • Washington Examiner - GOP, Democrats join forces to advance nuclear power bill - John Siciliano
  • Morning Consult - Strange Bedfellows in Senate Advance Nuclear Bill - Jack Fitzpatrick
  • Power Engineering International - Centre for modular nuclear manufacturing to open in UK - Tildy Bayar
  • Liverpool Echo - Cammell Laird's move into nuclear engineering could create thousands of new jobs - Bill Gleeson
  • Keene Sentinel - Close scrutiny of nuclear waste move needed - Eesha Williams
  • Port City Daily - Wilmington based GE Hitachi Nuclear Energy and Bechtel form decommissioning alliance - Local Shout
  • Connecticut Post - Nuke-plant legislation passes key committee - Ken Dixon
  • CT News Junkie - Energy Committee Would Allow Nuclear Compete - Christine Stuart
  • Financial Times - Kepco rules out buying Westinghouse stake - Song Jung-a
  • TASS - Arab countries interested in buying Russian floating nuclear power plants
  • Prothom-Alo - Rooppur nuke plant at very high cost - Abdul Matin
  • Albany Times Union blog - Assemblywoman Woerner wants to block nuclear power plant bailout - Wendy Liberatore
  • Asahi Shimbun - A-bomb victims campaign ahead of U.N. nuclear weapons talks - Takashi Okuma
  • Daily News Egypt - Egypt, Russia to finalise contracts for Dabaa nuclear plant within two months - Mohamed Farag
  • Pioneer Business Review - Nuclear Power: Where to go from here
  • Arutz Sheva - Iran prepared to resume nuclear activities - Elad Benari
  • Yonhap News - U.S. nuclear envoy given reassurance on strong alliance in meeting with Moon's aides - bdk@yna.co.kr
  • Pembroke Daily Observer - Opposed to CNL waste site - Stephen Uhler
  • Quay County Sun - Borehole meeting draws 130 - Thomas Garcia
  • Greenfield Recorder - Vt. nuke citizen advisory panel to meet Thursday in Brattleboro
  • Astana Times - Kazakh experts improve safety at research reactor - Yerbolat Uatkhanov
  • Japan Times - Editorial: Take nuclear disaster ruling seriously
  • The State - Letter: Don't make waste you can't dispose of - Meira Warshauer, Columbia
  • World Nuclear News - CAP1400 reactor vessel passes pressure tests
  • World Nuclear News - Bechtel, GEH team up on European decommissioning
  • World Nuclear News - Hitachi-GE and Westinghouse set for GDA completion
  • Japan Times - Despite rumors, scientists say Fukushima radiation on U.S. coast poses no health risk
  • Public Citizen - Report: Two Months Into Presidency, Two Months of Broken Promises
  • NRC - NRC To Conduct Special Inspection at Turkey Point Nuclear Plant
  • NRC - NRC to Discuss 2016 Summer Nuclear Performance and Construction
  • NRC blog - Taking a Long-Term View on New Reactor Licenses - Scott Burnell, Public Affairs Officer
  • USGS - M 4.6 - 34km E of Namie, Japan
  • IAEA - World Water Day 2017: Why Waste Water? - Pradeep Aggarwal, IAEA Department of Nuclear Sciences and Applications
  • IAEA - IAEA Meeting Aims to Help Fund Cancer Care in Low- and Middle-Income Countries
  • BBC - North Korea missile launch fails
  • Bellona - Does Norilsk Nickel deserve to be Russia's environmental gold standard? - Charles Digges
  • Press TV - Iranian FM warns US against violation of nuclear deal
  • Press TV - Renegotiating JCPOA not possible: EU foreign policy chief
  • Press TV - US will honor Iran nuclear deal: Trump's advisor
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Environmental Assessments; Availability, etc.: Uranerz Energy Corp. Jane Dough Unit FR Document: 2017-05691 Citation: 82 FR 14759 PDF Pages 14759-14760 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Exemptions and Combined License Amendments: South Carolina Electric and Gas Co. Virgil C. Summer Nuclear Station, Units 2 and 3; Fire Pump Head and Diesel Fuel Day Tank Changes FR Document: 2017-05687 Citation: 82 FR 14764 PDF Pages 14764-14766 (3 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Exemptions and Combined License Amendments: Southern Nuclear Operating Co., Inc. Vogtle Electric Generating Plant, Units 3 and 4 Design Reliability Assurance Program Changes FR Document: 2017-05685 Citation: 82 FR 14766 PDF Pages 14766-14767 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Exemptions and Combined License Amendments: Virgil C. Summer Nuclear Station, Units 2 and 3; South Carolina Electric and Gas Co. Annex and Radwaste Building Changes FR Document: 2017-05686 Citation: 82 FR 14757 PDF Pages 14757-14759 (3 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Exemptions and Combined License Amendments: Vogtle Electric Generating Station, Units 3 and 4 Southern Nuclear Operating Company IDS Fuse Isolation Panel Additions FR Document: 2017-05684 Citation: 82 FR 14755 PDF Pages 14755-14756 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Facility Operating Licenses: DTE Electric Co.; Fermi, Unit 2; Withdrawal FR Document: 2017-05714 Citation: 82 FR 14764 PDF Page 14764 (1 page) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Applications; Amendments: Vogtle Electric Generating Plant, Units 3 and 4 FR Document: 2017-05690 Citation: 82 FR 14760 PDF Pages 14760-14764 (5 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2017-05756 Citation: 82 FR 14756 PDF Pages 14756-14757 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Congress.gov - H.Res.197 - Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the President and the Secretary of State should ensure that the Canadian Government does not permanently store nuclear waste in the Great Lakes Basin - Sponsor: Rep. Kildee, Daniel T. [D-MI-5]
  • Japan Times - Robot probe finds lethal radiation levels in water near bottom of Fukushima reactor 1 vessel
  • Sputnik News - Robot Yet to Find Melted Nuclear Fuel Inside Japan's Fukushima-1 Reactor
  • Asahi Shimbun - 80% of families not going back to Fukushima after housing aid ends - Aya Nagatani
  • Japan Times - Reconstruction chief praises efforts in Tohoku, flags information campaign on radiation risks

    Tuesday, March 21, 2017

  • Unz Review - No One Needs Another Korean War - Eric Margolis
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Nevada Legislature formalizes opposition to revival of Yucca Mountain project - Sean Whaley
  • Las Vegas Sun - Top Nevada officials line up behind resolution to block Yucca Mountain project - Yvonne Gonzalez
  • Las Vegas Sun - Nevadans in Congress nearly united against nuke dump funding --Published Thursday, March 16, 2017
  • Las Vegas Sun - Nevada could learn this year if Yucca Mountain hearings will resume - Cy Ryan --Published Monday, March 13, 2017
  • Las Vegas Sun - Lawmaker wants funding to move ahead with Yucca Mountain nuclear repository - Michael Smith, Aiken Standard, S.C. (TNS) --Published Thursday, March 9, 2017
  • E&E Daily - YUCCA MOUNTAIN: Walden, Shimkus offer advice to DOE chief - Geof Koss
  • Washington Times - Nevada officials vow to fight revival of nuclear waste plan at Yucca Mountain - Ben Wolfgang
  • Las Vegas Sun - Editorial: Putin would be overjoyed by Trump's budget plan
  • Center for American Progress - The Trump Budget: A Significant Cut to Nevada's Environmental Protection Resources - Ryan Erickson and Harry Stein
  • The Week UK - Will Donald Trump lead a nuclear power renaissance?
  • 550 KTSA News San Antonio - Councilman Picks Up Nuclear Waste Fight - Bill O'Neil
  • Salon - Republicans are racing to make workplaces more dangerous and unhealthy - Elizabeth Grossman, In These Times
  • In These Times - What Slashing the Labor Department Budget by 21 Percent Would Mean - Elizabeth Grossman
  • American Prospect - GOP Senate About to Allow Bad Employers to Avoid Reporting Workplace Injuries - Justin Miller
  • Tri-City Herald - Nuclear waste robot deal reached with British - Annette Cary
  • Los Alamos Monitor - LANL interns face housing shortage - Tris DeRoma
  • Oak Ridge Today - With WIPP re-opening, DOE Oak Ridge plans to start shipping transuranic waste again - John Huotari
  • AP - Does 'green energy' have hidden health and environmental costs?
  • AP - Local leaders join opposition to New York nuclear plant aid
  • Bloomberg - Toshiba Nuclear Woes Has Moody's Warning of Scana Credit Risks - Stephen Cunningham
  • Reuters - Brazil's Angra III nuclear project to be auctioned by 2018 -deputy minister - Rodrigo Viga Gaier
  • Reuters - Macron's French presidency bid gathers pace, minister backs campaign - Adrian Croft
  • Reuters - UPDATE 2-Czech utility CEZ's dividend cut irks finance minister - Robert Muller
  • Reuters - Trump administration to review goal of world without nuclear weapons: aide - Jonathan Landay
  • Reuters - Exclusive: Toshiba's Westinghouse seeks U.S. bankruptcy financing - sources - Jessica DiNapoli
  • Daily Caller - North Korean Nuke Production Enters 'New Phase' - Ryan Pickrell
  • Aiken Standard - Judge: Feds must move plutonium from Savannah River Site - Michael Smith
  • Phoenix New Times - Canyon Mine Faces Accusations of Environmental Racism by Navajos, Sierra Club - Antonia Noori Farzan
  • Phoenix New Times, LLC. All rights reserved. - Uranium Mine Near Grand Canyon Deals With Excess Water - Laurel Morales
  • Malaysia Star - Time to reject nuclear energy - Dr R.S. McCoy, Petaling Jaya
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - Both reactors shut down at Watts Bar Nuclear Plant - Dave Flessner
  • Wall Street Journal - North Korea Has Doubled Size of Uranium-Enrichment Facility, IAEA Chief Says - Jay Solomon
  • London Sun - Sweden preparing nuclear fallout bunkers across the country amid fear of Russian war - Patrick Knox
  • Daily Mail - Sweden updates hundreds of nuclear bunkers amid fears of new Cold War with Russia
  • The Independent - UK asked to pause Hinkley nuclear reactor development by UN over environmental concerns - Grant Smith
  • World Nuclear News - European approval for Salamanca offtake agreement
  • Huron Daily Tribune - Lawmakers united against nearby Canadian nuclear waste site - Brenda Battel
  • News Corp Australia - SA town offers two sites for nuclear waste - Marnie BangerAustralian Associated Press
  • Newburyport Daily News - Letter: Taking issue with story on nuclear plant - Christopher Nord, Newbury
  • Patriot Ledger - NRC expected to reveal findings on Pilgrim at Tuesday meeting - Christine Legere
  • Boston Globe - NRC cites failures at Pilgrim, but plant remains safe enough to stay open - David Abel
  • Cape Cod Broadcasting - NRC To Release Pilgrim Inspection Findings Tonight
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Japan, France confirm nuclear and security cooperation
  • The Guardian - How the ?Greenham Common protest changed lives: 'We danced on top of the nuclear silos'
  • Gazette & Essex County Standard - 'Take Bradwell off the nuclear list now' - Campaigners call for review of Government proposed sites - Rebecca Creed, Chief Reporter
  • China News Service - Move to boost financial, technical competitiveness
  • RUSI Analysis - RUSI's UK Project on Nuclear Issues (UKPONI) programme is now welcoming applications from young practitioners and emerging experts to present at its annual conference.
  • Exeter Express & Echo - Students to be 'decontaminated' in nuclear training exercise at North Devon District Hospital - JoelCooper
  • Sputnik News - Robot Yet to Find Melted Nuclear Fuel Inside Japan's Fukushima-1 Reactor
  • World Nuclear News - European approval for Salamanca offtake agreement
  • World Nuclear News - Rosatom and state funding firm join for innovation
  • Times of Israel - Nuclear secret spiller says Israel still 'hounding' him - AFP
  • NW Evening Mail - Cumbria-based nuclear specialist signs £125m deal
  • Daily Caller - There's A Mysterious Leak In This Nuclear Reactor and Nobody Knows Why - Andrew Follett
  • Port Augusta Transcontinental - Flinders Ranges group holds nuclear meetings - Matt Carcich
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Senate panel to vote on bipartisan legislation - Geof Koss
  • Daily Mail - Take a look inside a nuclear reactor: GoPro captures the moment the machine glows an eerie blue as it starts to produce energy - Daisy Dunne
  • Yonhap News - Safety commission OKs restart of Hanbit 2 nuclear reactor - khj@yna.co.kr
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Nevada Legislature formalizes opposition to revive Yucca Mountain - Sean Whaley
  • Washington Times - Perry needs to focus the energies of his new department - Katie Tubb and Nicolas D. Loris
  • Yonhap News - U.S. nuclear envoy meets major S. Korean presidential contenders - kokobj@yna.co.kr
  • Yonhap News - U.S. nuclear submarine joins combined exercise in S.Korea - lcd@yna.co.kr
  • Press TV - Iranian FM warns US against violation of nuclear deal
  • Asahi Shimbun - China had crisis similar to one at Fukushima, but averted disaster - Mitsusada Enyo
  • Florida Times-Union - Florida delegates ask for money to bring aircraft carrier to Mayport - Joe Daraskevich
  • KBS WORLD Radio - Nuke Envoy of S. Korea, US to Hold Talks on N. Korean Nuke
  • Manila Times - Again, the wrong answer to PH power needs - Ben Kritz
  • India Today - Global terrorist crisis is fast reaching nuclear threshold, says Tibetian spiritual leader Dalai Lama - Siraj Qureshi
  • Famagusta Gazette - Environment group claims lack of transparency over Spain's Almaraz nuclear waste deposit
  • Oswego County Today - Nine Mile Point Unit 1 Refueling Outage Powers Local Economy
  • Toledo Blade - Fermi 2 plant shut down for at least a month
  • Reason Foundation - The Coming German Energy Crisis--An overcommitment to renewables has already had negative consequences - Marian Tupy
  • Bayshore Broadcasting - Bruce Power Annual Report a Positive - Craig Power
  • DNA India - Green nod to nuclear research project suspended by NGT
  • Press TV - Trump takes chance to question Iran deal amid Abadi's visit
  • Forbes - Could Nuclear Waste Be Disposed Of In Inactive Volcanoes? - Answer by Kelly Kochanski, PhD student, Geological Sciences, on Quora
  • HNN Huntingtonnews - Oak Ridge Demolition of Enriched Uranium Processing Plant Led to Radiation in the City's Sewer Facilities - Edited by Tony Rutherford
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Heinrich, Udall Introduce Resolution To Honor Legacy Of Los Alamos National Laboratory On 75th Anniversary
  • Cambridge News - No nuclear option for Cambridge...yet - Josh Thomas
  • Burnham-On-Sea - UN asks UK to suspend work on Hinkley C near Burnham-On-Sea
  • Mainichi Daily News - A-bomb surviving doctor Hida dies at 100
  • Cañon City Daily Record - Cotter Corp. leak less than first estimated - Kara Mason
  • Plymouth Herald - ?Ten years on: The terrifying explosion that killed two submariners - Gayle_Herald
  • Pembroke Daily Observer - Waste site impact report sent to CNSC - Stephen Uhler
  • Law360 - Feds Say They Don't 'Own' Navajo Land In Cleanup Suit - Kat Sieniuc
  • Baltic Course - Lithuania gets reinforcement from Poland in fight against Belarus' N-plant
  • Tri-City Herald - Stop work order issued for some Hanford tank farm work - Annette Cary
  • Public Citizen - It's the Only Legislation of Consequence Trump Has Signed. Do You Know What It Is?
  • Public Citizen - Workplace Safety Rule in Jeopardy; Public Health Groups Seek to Intervene
  • All Things Nuclear - Why Freezing North Korea's Weapons Programs Would Make Us Safer - David Wright, co-director and senior scientist
  • NRC - NRC to Conduct Public Meeting to Discuss 2016 Performance of Grand Gulf Nuclear Station
  • IAEA - Access to High Quality Education Increases for Nuclear Medicine Professionals - Oleksandra Gudkova, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • ENENews - Nuclear Investigator: Worry over underground explosions at Fukushima – New data shows molten fuel is "dropping lower each day", melting deeper into ground below plant – Disaster far worse than public being told – "Why aren't we reading about this everywhere?"
  • NHK World - Robot probe of No.1 reactor to continue until Wed.
  • Japan Times - Noted Hiroshima hibakusha Dr. Shuntaro Hida dies at 100
  • Japan Times - Iwate tsunami survivor erects wooden monument to warn others of high-water point
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - U.S. looking at sanctions to choke N. Korea financially
  • Mainichi Daily News - Locations of late Mainichi reporter's shots of post-A-bomb Hiroshima identified
  • Jiji Press - (Update) High Radiation Levels Detected inside Fukushima Reactor Vessel
  • Jiji Press - Japan, France Agree to Maintain Nuclear Fuel Cycle Policies
  • Mainichi Daily News - Japan, France confirm nuclear and security cooperation
  • Japan Times - Reconstruction chief praises efforts in Tohoku, flags information campaign on radiation risks
  • Bellona - Officials in Murmansk work to tie sunken ships to their owners - Anna Kireeva
  • Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2017-05622 Citation: 82 FR 14506 PDF Pages 14506-14507 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Environmental Management Advisory Board FR Document: 2017-05516 Citation: 82 FR 14507 PDF Pages 14507-14508 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Navy Department - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Land-Water Interface and Service Pier Extension at Naval Base Kitsap Bangor, WA; Correction FR Document: 2017-05527 Citation: 82 FR 14506 PDF Page 14506 (1 page) Permalink
  • Occupational Safety and Health Administration - Rule Occupational Exposure: Beryllium; Further Delay of Effective Date FR Document: 2017-05569 Citation: 82 FR 14439 PDF Page 14439 (1 page) Permalink
  • David McKee blog - Freeman attacks Yucca Mountain; Brawl in Connecticut - David McKee
  • Asahi Shimbun - SIX YEARS AFTER: Wild mushrooms to blame for the spread of cesium in Fukushima - Takehito Sato/
  • Exchange Monitor - Trump Proposes Biggest DOE EM Budget in Almost a Decade - Dan Leone
  • Exchange Monitor - Texas Demands Feds Complete Yucca Mountain Licensing - Chris Schneidmiller
  • Exchange Monitor - White House Budget Ups NNSA Funding - Alissa Tabirian
  • Center for Public Integrity - Trump budget: an extra billion dollars for nuclear weapons - Patrick Malone, R. Jeffrey Smith

    Monday, March 20, 2017

  • Unz Review - No One Needs Another Korean War - Eric Margolis
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Nevada Legislature formalizes opposition to revival of Yucca Mountain project - Sean Whaley
  • Las Vegas Sun - Top Nevada officials line up behind resolution to block Yucca Mountain project - Yvonne Gonzalez
  • Las Vegas Sun - Nevadans in Congress nearly united against nuke dump funding Published Thursday, March 16, 2017 | 7:50 a.m.
  • Las Vegas Sun - Nevada could learn this year if Yucca Mountain hearings will resume - Cy Ryan (contact) Monday, March 13, 2017 | 3:17 p.m.
  • Las Vegas Sun - Lawmaker wants funding to move ahead with Yucca Mountain nuclear repository - Michael Smith, Aiken Standard, S.C. (TNS) Thursday, March 9, 2017
  • E&E Daily - YUCCA MOUNTAIN: Walden, Shimkus offer advice to DOE chief - Geof Koss
  • Washington Times - Nevada officials vow to fight revival of nuclear waste plan at Yucca Mountain - Ben Wolfgang
  • Las Vegas Sun - Editorial: Putin would be overjoyed by Trump's budget plan
  • Center for American Progress - The Trump Budget: A Significant Cut to Nevada's Environmental Protection Resources - Ryan Erickson and Harry Stein
  • The Week UK - Will Donald Trump lead a nuclear power renaissance?
  • 550 KTSA News San Antonio - Councilman Picks Up Nuclear Waste Fight - Bill O'Neil
  • Salon - Republicans are racing to make workplaces more dangerous and unhealthy - Elizabeth Grossman, In These Times
  • In These Times - What Slashing the Labor Department Budget by 21 Percent Would Mean - Elizabeth Grossman
  • American Prospect - GOP Senate About to Allow Bad Employers to Avoid Reporting Workplace Injuries - Justin Miller
  • Tri-City Herald - Nuclear waste robot deal reached with British - Annette Cary
  • Los Alamos Monitor - LANL interns face housing shortage - Tris DeRoma
  • Oak Ridge Today - With WIPP re-opening, DOE Oak Ridge plans to start shipping transuranic waste again - John Huotari
  • AP - Does 'green energy' have hidden health and environmental costs?
  • AP - Local leaders join opposition to New York nuclear plant aid
  • Bloomberg - Toshiba Nuclear Woes Has Moody's Warning of Scana Credit Risks - Stephen Cunningham
  • Reuters - Brazil's Angra III nuclear project to be auctioned by 2018 -deputy minister - Rodrigo Viga Gaier
  • Reuters - Macron's French presidency bid gathers pace, minister backs campaign - Adrian Croft
  • Reuters - UPDATE 2-Czech utility CEZ's dividend cut irks finance minister - Robert Muller
  • Reuters - Trump administration to review goal of world without nuclear weapons: aide - Jonathan Landay
  • Reuters - Exclusive: Toshiba's Westinghouse seeks U.S. bankruptcy financing - sources - Jessica DiNapoli
  • Daily Caller - North Korean Nuke Production Enters 'New Phase' - Ryan Pickrell
  • Aiken Standard - Judge: Feds must move plutonium from Savannah River Site - Michael Smith
  • Phoenix New Times - Canyon Mine Faces Accusations of Environmental Racism by Navajos, Sierra Club - Antonia Noori Farzan
  • Fronteras Desk - Uranium Mine Near Grand Canyon Deals With Excess Water - Laurel Morales
  • Malaysia Star - Time to reject nuclear energy - Dr R.S. McCoy, Petaling Jaya
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - Both reactors shut down at Watts Bar Nuclear Plant - Dave Flessner
  • Wall Street Journal - North Korea Has Doubled Size of Uranium-Enrichment Facility, IAEA Chief Says - Jay Solomon
  • London Sun - Sweden preparing nuclear fallout bunkers across the country amid fear of Russian war - Patrick Knox
  • Daily Mail - Sweden updates hundreds of nuclear bunkers amid fears of new Cold War with Russia
  • The Independent - UK asked to pause Hinkley nuclear reactor development by UN over environmental concerns - Grant Smith
  • Huron Daily Tribune - Lawmakers united against nearby Canadian nuclear waste site - Brenda Battel
  • News Corp Australia - SA town offers two sites for nuclear waste - Marnie BangerAustralian Associated Press
  • Newburyport Daily News - Letter: Taking issue with story on nuclear plant - Christopher Nord, Newbury
  • Patriot Ledger - NRC expected to reveal findings on Pilgrim at Tuesday meeting - Christine Legere
  • Boston Globe - NRC cites failures at Pilgrim, but plant remains safe enough to stay open - David Abel
  • Cape Cod Broadcasting - NRC To Release Pilgrim Inspection Findings Tonight
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Japan, France confirm nuclear and security cooperation
  • The Guardian - How the ?Greenham Common protest changed lives: 'We danced on top of the nuclear silos'
  • Gazette & Essex County Standard - 'Take Bradwell off the nuclear list now' - Campaigners call for review of Government proposed sites - Rebecca Creed, Chief Reporter
  • China News Service - Move to boost financial, technical competitiveness
  • RUSI Analysis - RUSI's UK Project on Nuclear Issues (UKPONI) programme is now welcoming applications from young practitioners and emerging experts to present at its annual conference.
  • Exeter Express & Echo - Students to be 'decontaminated' in nuclear training exercise at North Devon District Hospital - JoelCooper
  • Sputnik News - Robot Yet to Find Melted Nuclear Fuel Inside Japan's Fukushima-1 Reactor
  • World Nuclear News - European approval for Salamanca offtake agreement
  • World Nuclear News - Rosatom and state funding firm join for innovation
  • Times of Israel - Nuclear secret spiller says Israel still 'hounding' him - AFP
  • NW Evening Mail - Cumbria-based nuclear specialist signs £125m deal
  • Daily Caller - There's A Mysterious Leak In This Nuclear Reactor and Nobody Knows Why - Andrew Follett
  • Port Augusta Transcontinental - Flinders Ranges group holds nuclear meetings - Matt Carcich
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Senate panel to vote on bipartisan legislation - Geof Koss
  • Daily Mail - Take a look inside a nuclear reactor: GoPro captures the moment the machine glows an eerie blue as it starts to produce energy - Daisy Dunne
  • Yonhap News - Safety commission OKs restart of Hanbit 2 nuclear reactor - khj@yna.co.kr
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Nevada Legislature formalizes opposition to revive Yucca Mountain - Sean Whaley
  • Washington Times - Perry needs to focus the energies of his new department - Katie Tubb and Nicolas D. Loris
  • Yonhap News - U.S. nuclear envoy meets major S. Korean presidential contenders - kokobj@yna.co.kr
  • Yonhap News - U.S. nuclear submarine joins combined exercise in S.Korea - lcd@yna.co.kr
  • Press TV - Iranian FM warns US against violation of nuclear deal
  • Asahi Shimbun - China had crisis similar to one at Fukushima, but averted disaster - Mitsusada Enyo
  • Florida Times-Union - Florida delegates ask for money to bring aircraft carrier to Mayport - Joe Daraskevich
  • KBS WORLD Radio - Nuke Envoy of S. Korea, US to Hold Talks on N. Korean Nuke
  • Manila Times - Again, the wrong answer to PH power needs - Ben Kritz
  • India Today - Global terrorist crisis is fast reaching nuclear threshold, says Tibetian spiritual leader Dalai Lama - Siraj Qureshi
  • Famagusta Gazette - Environment group claims lack of transparency over Spain's Almaraz nuclear waste deposit
  • Oswego County Today - Nine Mile Point Unit 1 Refueling Outage Powers Local Economy
  • Toledo Blade - Fermi 2 plant shut down for at least a month
  • Reason Foundation - The Coming German Energy Crisis--An overcommitment to renewables has already had negative consequences - Marian Tupy
  • Bayshore Broadcasting - Bruce Power Annual Report a Positive - Craig Power
  • DNA India - Green nod to nuclear research project suspended by NGT
  • Press TV - Trump takes chance to question Iran deal amid Abadi's visit
  • Forbes - Could Nuclear Waste Be Disposed Of In Inactive Volcanoes? - Answer by Kelly Kochanski, PhD student, Geological Sciences, on Quora
  • HNN Huntingtonnews - Oak Ridge Demolition of Enriched Uranium Processing Plant Led to Radiation in the City's Sewer Facilities - Edited by Tony Rutherford
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Heinrich, Udall Introduce Resolution To Honor Legacy Of Los Alamos National Laboratory On 75th Anniversary
  • Cambridge News - No nuclear option for Cambridge...yet - Josh Thomas
  • Burnham-On-Sea - UN asks UK to suspend work on Hinkley C near Burnham-On-Sea
  • Mainichi Daily News - A-bomb surviving doctor Hida dies at 100
  • Cañon City Daily Record - Cotter Corp. leak less than first estimated - Kara Mason
  • Plymouth Herald - ?Ten years on: The terrifying explosion that killed two submariners - Gayle_Herald
  • Pembroke Daily Observer - Waste site impact report sent to CNSC - Stephen Uhler
  • Law360 - Feds Say They Don't 'Own' Navajo Land In Cleanup Suit - Kat Sieniuc
  • Baltic Course - Lithuania gets reinforcement from Poland in fight against Belarus' N-plant
  • Tri-City Herald - Stop work order issued for some Hanford tank farm work - Annette Cary
  • Public Citizen - It's the Only Legislation of Consequence Trump Has Signed. Do You Know What It Is?
  • Public Citizen - Workplace Safety Rule in Jeopardy; Public Health Groups Seek to Intervene
  • All Things Nuclear - Why Freezing North Korea's Weapons Programs Would Make Us Safer - David Wright, co-director and senior scientist
  • NRC - NRC to Conduct Public Meeting to Discuss 2016 Performance of Grand Gulf Nuclear Station
  • IAEA - Access to High Quality Education Increases for Nuclear Medicine Professionals - Oleksandra Gudkova, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • ENENews - Nuclear Investigator: Worry over underground explosions at Fukushima – New data shows molten fuel is "dropping lower each day", melting deeper into ground below plant – Disaster far worse than public being told – "Why aren't we reading about this everywhere?"
  • NHK World - Robot probe of No.1 reactor to continue until Wed.
  • Japan Times - Noted Hiroshima hibakusha Dr. Shuntaro Hida dies at 100
  • Japan Times - Iwate tsunami survivor erects wooden monument to warn others of high-water point
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - U.S. looking at sanctions to choke N. Korea financially
  • Mainichi Daily News - Locations of late Mainichi reporter's shots of post-A-bomb Hiroshima identified
  • Jiji Press - (Update) High Radiation Levels Detected inside Fukushima Reactor Vessel
  • Jiji Press - Japan, France Agree to Maintain Nuclear Fuel Cycle Policies
  • Mainichi Daily News - Japan, France confirm nuclear and security cooperation
  • Japan Times - Reconstruction chief praises efforts in Tohoku, flags information campaign on radiation risks
  • Bellona - Officials in Murmansk work to tie sunken ships to their owners - Anna Kireeva
  • Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2017-05622 Citation: 82 FR 14506 PDF Pages 14506-14507 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Environmental Management Advisory Board FR Document: 2017-05516 Citation: 82 FR 14507 PDF Pages 14507-14508 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Navy Department - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Land-Water Interface and Service Pier Extension at Naval Base Kitsap Bangor, WA; Correction FR Document: 2017-05527 Citation: 82 FR 14506 PDF Page 14506 (1 page) Permalink
  • Occupational Safety and Health Administration - Rule Occupational Exposure: Beryllium; Further Delay of Effective Date FR Document: 2017-05569 Citation: 82 FR 14439 PDF Page 14439 (1 page) Permalink
  • David McKee blog - Freeman attacks Yucca Mountain; Brawl in Connecticut - David McKee
  • Asahi Shimbun - SIX YEARS AFTER: Wild mushrooms to blame for the spread of cesium in Fukushima - Takehito Sato/
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Rule Further Delay of Effective Dates for Five Final Regulations Published by Environmental Protection Agency between December 12, 2016 and January 17, 2017 FR Document: 2017-05462 Citation: 82 FR 14324 PDF Pages 14324-14325

    Sunday, March 19, 2017

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Supposedly 'dead' Yucca Mountain nuclear waste project returns to vex Nevada - Steve Sebelius
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Federal issues could dominate Nevada Legislature's seventh week - Sean Whaley
  • Nevada Appeal - Deadline for individual Nevada lawmakers to introduce bills is Monday
  • Concord Register - Trump budget: Defense spending a priority over agency money
  • Science AAAS - A grim budget day for U.S. science: analysis and reaction to Trump's plan
  • E&E Daily - WHITE HOUSE: Big winners and big losers in Trump's budget - Robin Bravender
  • Huffington Post - The CIA's 60-Year History of Fake News: How the Deep State Corrupted Many American Writers - Robert Scheer
  • Foreign Policy Journal - The Problem With the CIA and Drones - David Swanson
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - House editorial:Protecting Idaho in a possible Fed spending sea change
  • Tri-City Herald - Writer remembers Washington, from depression-era Pasco to undammed Columbia - Annette Cary
  • Tri-City Herald - Guest columnist: Deployed technology in our daily lives – now, soon and future - Ron Thomas
  • AP - While Trump talks tough, US quietly cutting nuclear force - Robert Burns
  • Peoria Journal Star - Nuclear couriers tasked with moving nation's most lethal cargo - Ralph Vartabedian and W.J. Hennigan
  • The Australian - Why are we cold on the idea of nuclear fission? - Adam Creighton
  • CBC News - Researchers looking into use of small nuclear power plants in Sask. - Los Alamos Daily Post
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - House Subcommittee Probes Nuclear Weapons Windfall - Roger Snodgrass
  • Manila BusinessWorld - DoE considering Sulu as site for nuclear plant
  • UAE National - Dh63m project to link power from Barakah nuclear plant to Abu Dhabi power grid - Caline Malek
  • Lockport Union-Sun & Journal - Simonson to present talk on nuclear disaster 'close calls'
  • Japan Times - Fukushima fishermen fight release of tainted water as tritium standoff continues
  • CapeCod.com - NRC To Hold Public Meeting Following Inspection of Pilgrim Nuclear Power Plant
  • Japan Times - Shareholders, former employees watch as Toshiba's fortunes fall - Shusuke Murai
  • Nikkei Asian Review - What GE saw but Toshiba didn't--Japanese icon ended up on the wrong side of the information divide - Atsushi Nakayama
  • Miami Herald - Minor electrical fire at Turkey Point injures one - Alex Harris
  • Vermont Journalism Trust - In community meetings, NorthStar makes its pitch - Mike Faher
  • Bangladesh Daily Star - Deal on spent fuel management drafted
  • Deutsche Welle - Eerie ghost towns around the world
  • Japan Times - Robot makes foray into reactor 1 - Kazuaki Nagata
  • Japan Times - Toshiba turnaround hopes, planned sale of Westinghouse find skeptics - Kazuaki Nagata
  • Japan Times - Fukushima fishermen fight release of tainted water as tritium standoff continues - Fukushima Minpo
  • Japan Times - Asking the tough questions on Fukushima - Philip Brasor
  • CNIC - PuPo2017 Statement
  • Macomb Daily - No end to Ontario's underground nuclear waste dump or resolutions against it - Gina Joseph
  • Midland Reporter-Telegram - Letter: It's not too late to protest nuke waste facility - Bridget Houston Hyde
  • Japan Times - Five power firms nationwide dole out over ¥90 billion in dividends after rate hikes
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - China pulls Japanese food from shelves after TV report - Hideo Kamata
  • Japan Times - Robot makes foray into reactor 1 - Kazuaki Nagata
  • Japan Times - Ex-Hitachi chairman Kawamura tapped to reform Tepco
  • Japan Times - Japan may inject public money to turn around Toshiba: sources

    Saturday, March 18, 2017

  • The Progressive.org - Trump's Budget Assault on the Environment Packs a Wallop - Harvey Wasserman
  • The Progressive.org - Putting Trump's Budget In Perspective - Ruth Conniff
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - Another step toward getting the nuclear waste off the beach at San Onofre? - Rob Nikolewski
  • The Ecologist - EDF facing bankruptcy as decommissioning time for France's ageing nuclear fleet nears - Paul Dorfman
  • ecns.cn - Japan urged to deal with Fukushima-affected food
  • KUNR Reno Public Radio - President's Proposed Budget Could Reopen Yucca Mountain - Paul Boger
  • Houston Chronicle - Paxton sues feds to force vote on Yucca Mountain nuclear waste storage - Jim Drew
  • Forbes blog - Trump Budget Blueprint Seems Designed To Stimulate Conflict Instead Of Advancing Nuclear - Rod Adams
  • San Antonio Express-News - Editorial: Nuke waste can be safely transported
  • KNPR Las Vegas - A Progressive State Legislature In Nevada? - Joe Schoenmann
  • Law360 - DOL Again Delays Beryllium Rule Under Trump Memo - Christine Powell
  • KARK ArkansasMatters - Whistleblower Bill Heads to Senate - Taylor Kendrick
  • KPVI Pocatello - INL Hosts Cyber Security Training - Matt Davenport
  • Bloomberg - UN Asks U.K. to Pause Hinkley Nuclear Plant Work for Assessment - Grant Smith and Alex Morales
  • Bloomberg - China Pushes Back on U.S. Talk of 'All Options' Over North Korea - Nick Wadhams
  • Reuters - Senior U.N. official quits after 'apartheid' Israel report pulled - Ellen Francis in Beirut and Michelle Nichols in New York
  • Reuters - Iran challenges need to ship out excess material under nuclear deal - Francois Murphy and Shadia Nasralla
  • Reuters - U.S., China soften tone, say to work together on North Korea
  • Reuters - Niger's parliament to investigate 'uraniumgate' sale - Boureima Balima
  • Reuters - France's Total seeks stake in $4 billion Iranian gas field project - Bate Felix
  • E&E Daily - BUDGET: Forget the fall. Spending battle coming next month - George Cahlink
  • E&E Daily - DOE: GOP lawmakers dismiss Trump budget proposals - Christa Marshall and Geof Koss
  • AP - Vintage US nuclear test films declassified and publicized - Susan Montoya Bryan
  • Fairewinds Energy Education - Fukushima Sixth Year Commemoration on Sojourner Truth Radio
  • Beyond Nuclear - Beyond Nuclear on Sojourner Truth Radio: Six Years Later, the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Disaster's Impact Continues
  • Beyond Nuclear - Beyond Nuclear on RT: Fukushima Safe?
  • Beyond Nuclear - Fukushima 6 years on, sign the Greenpeace Int'l petition to the Japanese government: Stand in solidarity -- Defend the human rights of Fukushima survivors
  • Beyond Nuclear - Beyond Nuclear on Thom Hartmann Radio: Is Japan's Rejected Radioactive Food Ending Up at Your Grocery Store?
  • Beyond Nuclear - WILL NUCLEAR POWER'S DEATH SPIRAL KILL US ALL?
  • Atomic Insights - NRC accepted NuScale's DCA. Will it complete its review on time? Estimated completion July 2020 - Rod Adams
  • Atomic Insights - Will be catching up with advanced and small reactor innovators in Atlanta - Rod Adams
  • Atomic Insights - ThorCon and Indonesia moving forward smartly on manufactured nuclear plants - Rod Adams
  • Atomic Insights - Rally to proclaim support for Diablo Canyon Nuclear Power Plant - Rod Adams
  • Atomic Insights - U.S. Shouldn't Depend On Russian Reactors. Restore Our World Class Fast Flux Test Facility - Rod Adams
  • Atomic Insights - Bipartisan pro-nuclear love fest at Senate EPW hearing - Rod Adams
  • Atomic Insights - Nobel Prize winner Dr. Rosalyn Yalow, nuclear medicine pioneer and fierce critic of "no safe dose" myth - Rod Adams
  • Environment News Service - Trump Budget Blueprint a Disaster for the Planet
  • USGS - M 5.0 - 14km WNW of Palomares, Mexico
  • New York Times - U.S. Nuclear Weapons Tests Come to YouTube - Christine Hauser
  • National Interest - How Russia Is Turning Syria into a Major Naval Base for Nuclear Warships (and Israel Is Worried) - Michael Peck
  • Global Research - Fukushima, Six Years Later: Nuclear Radiation and the Global Impacts of The Fukushima-Daichii Disaster - Michael Welch, Arnie Gundersen, and Gordon Edwards
  • Mainichi Daily News - Fukushima nuke disaster evacuees disappointed by court's compensation award
  • Mainichi Daily News - Editorial: Ruling on Fukushima nuclear crisis a grave admonition of gov't
  • Mainichi Daily News - Voluntary evacuees granted only small awards in Fukushima nuke disaster damage case
  • Mainichi Daily News - Gov't and TEPCO put money before safety at Fukushima nuclear plant: court ruling
  • Topeka Capital-Journal - Kansas chemist accused of tainting a lab with radioactive waste - Jim Suhr
  • Cordis.Europa - Fishing the radioactivity out of nuclear waste
  • North Bay Nugget - Letter: Nuclear too expensive - Cathy Orlando, Sudbury
  • Detroit Free Press - Refueling, maintenance scheduled for Fermi 2 nuclear plant - Associated Press
  • Business Standard - China, Saudi Arabia sign 14 cooperation deals including nuclear energy
  • Daily Republic, Mitchell, SD - Letter: The safety of nuclear power - Ed VanGerpen, Avon
  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - Westinghouse Electric announces management changes - Stephanie Ritenbaugh
  • Brattleboro Reformer - Vermont Yankee: NorthStar makes sales pitch to area communities - Mike Faher
  • Xinhua News - Spotlight: Parallel approach to DPRK's nuke issue championed by S.Korean presidential contender - Yoo Seungki
  • Clean Energy blog - Looking At The Brackets: New Nuclear Plants Are Odds-On Favorite To Lose In First Round - Sara Barczak
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Toshiba's trials entangle Tokyo, Washington
  • Korea Herald - U.S. think tank: N. Korea operating lithium-6 plant for hydrogen bombs
  • LA Monitor - Lecture features effects of bomb - Sam Ledoux
  • Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA - AP FACT CHECK: Fukushima radiation not cause for alarm in US - Patrick Mairs Associated Press
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - California science lab unveils 60 films with nuclear testing footage on YouTube – VIDEO - Ben Guarino, Washington Post
  • Houston Public Media - Could Rick Perry Influence West Texas Nuclear Waste Plan? - Travis Bubenik
  • Salon - Trump budget: An extra billion dollars for nuclear weapons - Patrick Malone and R. Jeffery Smith, The Center for Public Integrity
  • Prothom Alo - Dhaka, Moscow approve draft nuclear waste deal
  • Bangladesh News24 - Rooppur N-power plant: Bangladesh, Russia agree on spent fuel management plan
  • KyForward.com - Legislative Update: Approval of charter schools, nuclear power plant construction among highlights - LRC Public Information
  • Lakeland Ledger - Lawmakers could short-circuit FPL court rulings - Dara Kam
  • Cañon City Daily Record - 5,200 gallons of water spill during Cotter pipe replacement - Kara Mason
  • Yonhap News - U.S. think tank: N. Korea operating lithium-6 plant for hydrogen bombs - Chang Jae-soon
  • Press TV - Iran says has no obligation under JCPOA to ship out excess heavy water
  • NHK World - Work to protect trees that survived A-bomb
  • NHK World - Robot probe of No.1 reactor to start on Saturday
  • Mainichi Daily News - Gov't and TEPCO put money before safety at Fukushima nuclear plant: court ruling
  • TEPCO - Information updated on "Fukushima Daiichi Timeline after March 11, 2011"
  • TEPCO - Situation of storing and treatment of accumulated water including highly concentrated radioactive materials at Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station (294th Release)
  • JAIF - National Household Burden for Renewable Energies to Increase by a Factor of 12
  • JAIF - Increase in Coal-fired Plants Would Complicate CO2 Emissions Reduction Target
  • JAIF - More Evacuation Orders to Be Lifted in Namie and Tomioka Towns
  • JAIF - Current Status of NRA's NPP Regulatory Compatibility Examinations
  • JAIF - Youth Gather to Showcase R&D for Fukushima Daiichi Decommissioning Technology
  • JAIF - Highest Number of Students Attend Nuclear Industry Job Event since Fukushima Accident
  • Triple Pundit - 3p Weekend: We're Keeping Up With the White House So You Don't Have To - Mary Mazzoni
  • Pahrump Valley Times - Assembly resolution opposes Yucca Mountain - Daria Sokolova
  • Nevada Independent - Opinion: It's time to rethink Yucca - Randi Thompson
  • POGO - We Need to Audit the Pentagon - Mandy Smithberger
  • POGO - Contract Transparency: What Uncle Sam Can Learn from the States - Sean Moulton
  • Milwaukee Journal Sentinel - Navy won't disclose cost overruns for USS Milwaukee - Rick Barrett
  • SFGate - AP FACT CHECK: Fukushima radiation not cause for alarm in US - Patrick Mairs, Associated Press
  • The Guardian - Japanese government held liable for first time for negligence in Fukushima - Justin McCurry in Tokyo
  • Japan Times - Asking the tough questions on Fukushima - Philip Brasor
  • Singapore Straits Times - Letter: S'pore should still say 'no' - Yik Keng Yeong (Dr)
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - WIPP talks shipments, future of emplacement - Maddy Hayden

    Friday, March 17, 2017

  • CNBC - The Yucca Mountain nuclear waste dump, a political hot potato, is back - Tom DiChristopher
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Nevada lawmakers pledge fierce resistance to Yucca Mountain revival - Gary Martin
  • Reno Gazette-Journal - Photos: Yucca Mountain project
  • Nevada Independent - The Indy Explains: The fight over Yucca Mountain - Michelle Rindels, Megan Messerly, Riley Snyder and Jackie Valley
  • E&E Daily - YUCCA MOUNTAIN: Site officially back on the table – and Nev. members fume - Geof Koss
  • KTNV Las Vegas - Nevada lawmakers speaking out against plan to revive Yucca Mountain - Joyce Lupiani
  • Daily Caller - Trump's Budget Revives Yucca Mountain After Harry Reid and Obama Killed It - Andrew Follett
  • Platts - Trump proposes restarting Yucca Mountain licensing in fiscal 2018 - Elaine Hiruo
  • KSNV News3LV Las Vegas - Nevada delegation vows to stop Trump plan to fund nuclear waste dumping at Yucca Mountain - Nathan O'Neal
  • KOLO 8 Reno - President Trump's budget asks for $120M for Yucca Mountain
  • Executive Intelligence Review - White House's 2018 Budget Provides for Restarting Licensing of Yucca Mountain Nuclear Waste Disposal
  • KTVN Reno - Pres. Trump Unveils $1.15 Trillion Budget; Revives Yucca Mountain Spending
  • Fallbrook & Bonsall Village News - Re: Town hall meeting held regarding nuclear waste burial - Tom Mintun
  • KNPR Las Vegas - Members Of NV Congressional Delegation Angry Over Proposed Yucca Revival - Casey Morell
  • NewsTalk780 KOH Reno - Governor Furious Over Yucca Mt Revival Plan
  • KRNV 4 Reno - Nevadans in congress and Governor Sandoval speak about nuke dump funding - Kenzie Bales & Associated Press
  • Los Angeles Times - Trump budget revives nuke waste dump at Yucca Mountain that Obama had shelved - Lisa Mascaro
  • Tri-City Herald - Trump budget request up for DOE sites like Hanford; PNNL a mixed bag - Annette Cary
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - DOE budget would prioritize nuclear - Kevin Trevellyan
  • State of Nevada - Statement from Governor Sandoval on Yucca Mountain
  • State of Nevada - Attorney General Laxalt Issues Statement on Yucca Mountain
  • Senator Dean Heller (R-NV) - Heller and Cortez Masto: Administration's Yucca Request is Dead on Arrival
  • Sri Lanka Daily Mirror - US threatens to withdraw from UNHRC - Ameen Izzadeen
  • Al Jazeera - Trump budget: UN sounds alarm over foreign aid cuts - Al Jazeera News
  • Foreign Policy - Trump's Budget Blueprint: Pulling Up the Diplomatic Drawbridge - Colum Lynch, Dan De Luce
  • Foreign Policy - America's Nuclear Weapons Infrastructure Is Crumbling - Robbie Gramer
  • Rhode Island Monthly blog-38 minutes ago - Art and Nuclear Ecology: David Winton Bell Gallery's latest show processes nuclear fallout into fine art. - Casey Nilsson
  • UNM Newsroom - LANL donation adding to UNM supercomputing power
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - WIPP talks shipments, future of emplacement - Maddy Hayden
  • The Register - 60 slow-mo A-bomb test videos explode onto YouTube - Simon Sharwood
  • Tri-City Herald - Senators urge new energy secretary to protect Hanford workers - Annette Cary
  • Seattle Times - Trump budget could mean major changes in Washington, from housing and schools to military
  • Daily Herald - Editorial: Trump's EPA budget cuts an insult to Puget Sound
  • KING5 Seattle - How could Trump's proposed budget impact local programs?
  • AP - Tillerson: Pre-emptive force an option with NKorea - Matthew Pennington
  • AP - Court holds TEPCO, govt liable for Fukushima safety failures - Mari Yamaguchi
  • Bloomberg - EON Raises $1.45 Billion in Offering to Fund Nuclear Deal - Tino Andresen and Mathew Carr
  • Bloomberg - Disaster-Hit Fukushima to Host Baseball Games at 2020 Olympics - Shin Shoji
  • Reuters - Climate change financing dropped from G20 draft statement - Jan Strupczewski and Michael Nienaber
  • Reuters - Tehran rejects comments from U.S.-Saudi meeting as 'nonsense': IRNA
  • Reuters - China needs to accelerate nuclear power development to meet 2020 target: ex-official - Chen Aizhu
  • Reuters - White House proposes reviving Yucca Mountain nuclear waste site - Timothy Gardner
  • Reuters - EU Commission clears Belgian support scheme for nuclear power - Robert-Jan Bartunek
  • Reuters - Japan not considering support for Toshiba, sharing information with U.S. - Kaori Kaneko and Hitoshi Ishida
  • Reuters - Sirens blare as Japan, fearing North Korea, holds first missile drill - Hyun Oh
  • Reuters - Tepco denies it plans to scrap reactor at plant close to crippled Fukushima site - Osamu Tsukimori
  • Reuters - E.ON shares up after $1.4 billion capital raising - Edward Taylor
  • Reuters - Japan minister agrees to share Toshiba case information with U.S.: Kyodo - David Brunnstrom
  • Reuters - Olympics: Fukushima confirmed as additional 2020 baseball venue - Peter Rutherford
  • Reuters - Trump budget would slash cleanup of hazardous waste sites by 30 percent - Ben Klayman
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - Another step toward getting the nuclear waste off the beach at San Onofre? - Rob Nikolewski
  • New York Times - Japanese Government and Utility Are Found Negligent in Nuclear Disaster - Motoko Rich
  • The Guardian - Japanese government held liable for first time for negligence in Fukushima - Justin McCurry in Tokyo
  • Japan Times - After weathering nature's worst, Fukushima nuclear evacuees ostracized by society
  • BBC - Fukushima: Japan court finds government liable for nuclear disaster
  • Jurist.org - Japan court finds government and TEPCO liable for Fukushima nuclear disaster
  • Asahi Shimbun - Court orders TEPCO, state to pay evacuees of nuclear disaster
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Gov't, TEPCO found liable in Fukushima nuclear disaster for 1st time
  • Japan Today - Gov't, TEPCO found liable for Fukushima nuclear disaster for 1st time
  • Mainichi Daily News - TEPCO to decommission 1 reactor at Fukushima No. 2 plant, mulling fate of 3 others
  • Japan Times - In first, government and Tepco found liable for Fukushima disaster - Daisuke Kikuchi
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Govt, TEPCO ruled liable for N-crisis for 1st time
  • NHK World - Government, TEPCO Ordered to Pay Damages
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Gov't, TEPCO found liable in Fukushima nuclear disaster for 1st time
  • Wall Street Journal - In a First, Japanese Court Blames Government in Fukushima Disaster - Mayumi Negishi
  • Omaha World-Herald - OPPD: No more layoffs at Fort Calhoun nuclear plant for rest of 2017 - Cole Epley
  • Daily Caller - After Years Of Delays, Gov't Finally To Review 1st Advanced Nuclear Reactor - Andrew Follett
  • Monroe Evening News - Senate okays Zorn's resolution to seek U.S. action on safe nuclear waste storage
  • Kansas City Star - Radioactive material was illegally stored at Lenexa lab, charges say - Tony Rizzo
  • Daily Mail - Don't panic! As a 1980 pamphlet on how to survive a nuclear attack is republished, RICHARD LITTLEJOHN updates the guidelines for 2017
  • The Guardian - Fukushima to host Tokyo Olympics events to help recovery from nuclear disaster - Justin McCurry in Tokyo
  • Daily Dispatch Eastern Cape - 'Nuclear waste' ship heads for EL - Mike Loewe
  • Mainichi Daily News - Hiroshima A-bomb survivor to address U.N. nuke ban treaty conference
  • Arab News - Kingdom makes significant progress in nuclear reactors: Envoy - Ghazanfar Ali Khan
  • POWERmag - Hyman Rickover on Nuclear Designs - Kennedy Maize
  • Orillia Packet and Times - Letter: Phase out nuclear to cut costs - K. Clune, Orillia
  • Prairie Public Broadcasting - Bill aims to give more local say in potential nuclear waste disposal - Dave Thompson
  • ConstructionNews UK - Bechtel pulls out of mini-nuclear development - Jack Simpson
  • Times of India - Meghalaya civil groups say won't allow uranium project
  • Arutz Sheva - Iran: Israel is the world's biggest nuclear threat
  • Aiken Standard - Nuclear Regulatory Commission gives early OK to new reactor - Michael Smith
  • Augusta Chronicle - First small modular reactor design in U.S. moves closer to production - Thomas Gardiner
  • Eurasia Review - Fukushima Six Years After: East Asia's Nuclear Energy Conundrum – Analysis - Julius Cesar Trajano*
  • ESI Africa - Eskom collaborates with CDC for nuclear new build
  • Global Research - Fukushima: "Worst Industrial Cataclysm in World History", Nuclear Engineer Arnie Gundersen--"As Close to Hell as I can Imagine" - Arnie Gundersen
  • Riverine Herald - Let's have debate on nuclear power: PM - AAP News
  • Epoch Times - Soviet Union Dumped Nuclear Submarines, Radioactive Waste Into the Ocean Despite Ban - Jack Phillips
  • Pakistan Nation - NSG Membership and Pakistan - Malik Muhammad Ashraf
  • Singapore Online Citizen - Suggestion of floating nuclear power plants belittles the consequence of catastrophic nuclear accident for Singapore - Martha Soezean
  • Mainichi Daily News - Japan, U.S. condemn N. Korea, agree to seek greater efforts by China
  • Pakistan Today - NSG should adopt criteria-based approach for new members: Sartaj Aziz
  • Press TV - Russia set to launch its most powerful nuclear sub this month
  • Concord Register - Judge nixes another part of SC's nuclear fuel lawsuit
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Stability of ailing Westinghouse parent Toshiba is vital: US
  • Japan Times - Japan may inject public money to turn around Toshiba: sources
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Westinghouse woes concern U.S. govt
  • Bloomberg - Toshiba Attracts 10 Potential Bidders for Chips Business - Pavel Alpeyev, Takahiko Hyuga, and Takako Taniguchi
  • Japan Times - Japanese-U.S. consortium eyed to buy Toshiba chip biz so Asia rivals can't
  • Mainichi Daily News - Stability of ailing Westinghouse parent Toshiba is vital: U.S.
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Japan-U.S. consortium eyed for Toshiba bid
  • Durham Region - Letter: Anti-nuclear protest is full of holes - Matt Tesluk, Pickering
  • Syracuse Post Standard - Letter: Cuomo's nuclear bailout a $7B tax on New Yorkers (Your letters) - Ethan Thompson, Project Coordinator, NYPIRG Syracuse University/SUNY ESF
  • Reuters - Britain's Hunterston B-7 nuclear reactor offline in outage - Nina Chestney
  • Scottish Daily Record - Anti-nuclear protester could face jail over blocking MOD convoy - Stirling Observer
  • GAO - Research and Development: DOE Activities and Costs to Oversee Investments GAO-17-261
  • USGS - M 4.9 - 47km SW of Nishinoomote, Japan
  • World Nuclear News - Executives test young talent in British-French contest
  • World Nuclear News - Xe-100 HTGR moves to conceptual design
  • World Nuclear News - Energy sector emissions maintained for third year
  • World Nuclear News - Feasibility study for Saudi Arabian HTGR project
  • BBC - Fukushima: Japan court finds government liable for nuclear disaster
  • ENENews - Nuclear Engineer: My biggest concern is Fukushima plant will collapse… Concrete under reactors is being "eaten away"… "There's ongoing chemical attacks" – Containment structures are tilting, in jeopardy of falling over (AUDIO)
  • NHK World - Govt.,TEPCO ordered to compensate evacuees
  • NHK World - Robot probe of No.1 reactor to start on Saturday
  • NHK World - Court: State and TEPCO must compensate
  • NHK World - Court decision expected in Fukushima damages suit
  • Kyodo News - Gov't, TEPCO found liable in Fukushima nuclear disaster for 1st time
  • Asahi Shimbun - Court orders TEPCO, state to pay evacuees of nuclear disaster
  • Japan Times - In first, government and Tepco found liable for Fukushima disaster - Daisuke Kikuchi
  • Japan Times - After weathering nature's worst, Fukushima nuclear evacuees ostracized by society
  • Japan Times - Fukushima moms don lab coats to measure radiation in food, sand and soil - Mari Shibata
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Westinghouse woes concern U.S. govt
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Govt, TEPCO ruled liable for N-crisis for 1st time
  • Mainichi Daily News - TEPCO to decommission 1 reactor at Fukushima No. 2 plant, mulling fate of 3 others
  • Mainichi Daily News - Gov't, TEPCO found liable for Fukushima nuclear disaster for 1st time
  • Jiji Press - (Update) Court Orders Japan Govt to Pay Damages in N-Accident Evacuation Suit
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Weekly Receipts FR Document: 2017-05375 Citation: 82 FR 14217 PDF Pages 14217-14218 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Comprehensive Decommissioning Program, Including Annual Data Collection FR Document: 2017-05355 Citation: 82 FR 14237 PDF Pages 14237-14238 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Licenses for Radiography and Radiation Safety Requirements for Radiographic Operations FR Document: 2017-05354 Citation: 82 FR 14236 PDF Pages 14236-14237 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Forbes - Trump Administration Would Resurrect Yucca Mountain and Nuclear Energy - Ken Silverstein
  • The Hill blog - Shutdown politics return to the Senate - Jordain Carney
  • Congress.gov - H.R.5879 - To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modify the credit for production from advanced nuclear power facilities - Sponsor: Rep. Rice, Tom [R-SC-7]
  • Congress.gov - S.666 - A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modify the credit for production from advanced nuclear power facilities - Sponsor: Sen. Scott, Tim [R-SC]

    Thursday, March 16, 2017

  • Atlanta Journal Constitution - Copy of Trump budget: Defense spending a priority over agency money
  • Bloomberg - Trump Budget Plan Would Slice EPA Spending by Nearly a Third - Jennifer A Dlouhy
  • Charleston Post Courier - South Carolina lawmakers to find good and bad in Donald Trump's 'skinny budget' - Emma Dumain
  • CNN - Trump's 'hard power budget' increases defense spending, cuts to State Dept, EPA - Dan Merica
  • E&E Daily - BUDGET: Trump proposes slashing DOE clean energy research - Peter Behr
  • E&E Daily - YUCCA MOUNTAIN: Texas challenges Trump over stalled repository - Hannah Northey and Edward Klump
  • Forbes - Trump Administration Would Resurrect Yucca Mountain and Nuclear Energy - Ken Silverstein
  • KDWN720 AM - Defending Against Yucca Mountain - John Shaffer
  • KRNV 4 Reno - Trump budget slashes agency money to boost defense spending, revives Yucca Mountain - Andrew Taylor
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Nevada Legislature resolution denounces possible revival of Yucca Mountain project - Sean Whaley
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Texas files lawsuit over licensing of Yucca Mountain - Gary Martin
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Trump budget proposal revives Yucca Mountain spending - Steven Mufson, Washington Post
  • Law360 - Texas Files Suit At 5th Circ. Over Yucca Mountain Inaction - Adam Lidgett
  • Nevada Independent - Yucca Mountain placement in Trump budget draws ire from congressional delegation, Nevada leaders
  • New York Times - Who Wins and Loses in Trump's Proposed Budget - Alicia Parlapiano and Gregor Aisch
  • POWERmag - Draft Trump Budget Proposes Major Cuts in EPA, DOE Programs - Thomas Overton
  • POWERmag - Nuclear Industry Hopeful Congress Will Resolve Spent Nuclear Fuel Impasse - Sonal Patel
  • POWERmag - Texas Sues Federal Agencies to Force Action on Yucca Mountain - Sonal Patel
  • Reuters - White House proposes reviving Yucca Mountain nuclear waste site - Timothy Gardner
  • The Hill blog - GOP senator slams Trump's Yucca Mountain proposal - Timothy Cama
  • Washington Post - Trump would increase Energy Department funds to manage nuclear stockpile - Steven Mufson
  • Capital Journal Central South Dakota - Speak out against the latest assault on our land and water - Shar Gardella, Pierre, S.D.
  • GPO - collapse America First: A Budget Blueprint to Make America Great Again - Donald J. Trump
  • Forbes - Rushed Beryllium Rule Deserves A Second Look - Ike Brannon
  • New Atlas - Classified US nuclear test films saved for posterity - David Szondy
  • Idaho State Journal - Sho-Ban students exchange leadership ideas with INL managers - Idaho National Laboratory
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - City council OKs contract for lobbyist, baseball - Adrian C Hedden
  • Tri-City Herald - Hanford contractors plan to cut up to 300 jobs - Annette Cary
  • KAPP-TV Yakima - Hanford History Project of WSU Tri-Cities hosts Manhattan Project conference - Tori Cooper
  • KNDO/KNDO Yakima/Kennewick - Conference for the 75th Anniversary of the Manhattan Project - Jaclyn Selesky
  • Hanford Sentinel, CA - Kings County getting first battery storage plant
  • KNDO/KNDO Yakima/Kennewick - Energy Northwest employees bring free science event to community
  • AP - Agency-by-agency look at Trump's budget
  • AP - AP protests ruling against reporter over Chernobyl story
  • Bloomberg - Tillerson Tells North Korea It Has Nothing to Fear From U.S. - Nick Wadhams and David Tweed
  • Bloomberg - U.K. Green Energy Policies Not Raising Prices, Watchdog Says - Jess Shankleman
  • Reuters - EU lawmakers reject call for ban on Arctic oil exploration - Waverly Colville
  • Reuters - Areva factory ill-equipped to make nuclear parts - French watchdog - Geert De Clercq
  • Reuters - Tillerson underlines cooperation with Japan, Seoul on North Korea - Elaine Lies and Kiyoshi Takenaka
  • Reuters - Australia floats $1.5 billion hydro upgrade to help plug power gap - Sonali Paul and Jamie Freed
  • Reuters - BRIEF-Fluor says NuScale's design certification application has been accepted for review
  • KGO/TV ABC7 San Francisco - Lawrence Livermore Lab publishing US nuclear weapons test films - Jonathan Bloom
  • CBS News - Inside Oscar-Zero, a nuclear missile bunker frozen in time - T. Sean Herbert
  • Daily Telegraph - How to survive a nuclear war the British way: pack a tin opener, loo rolls and jam - Anita Singh
  • AUstin American-Statesman - Could a new Ken Paxton lawsuit help land nuclear waste in Texas? - Asher Price
  • Forbes - NuScale's Small Modular Nuclear Reactor Keeps Moving Forward - James Conca
  • Sydney Morning Herald - Nuclear energy is still a stupid idea for Australia - Andrew P Street
  • WPSD Paducah - Earthquakes raise concerns locally about possibility of nuclear power - Blake Stevens
  • Yahoo!7 News - Let's have debate on nuclear power: PM
  • Phys.org - Nuclear researchers seek to extend nuclear fuel life and efficiency through improved fuel pellets - Texas A&M University
  • Michigan Radio - U.S. lawmakers want Trump to help block a proposed Canadian nuclear waste repository - Virginia Gordan
  • ICIS - French power far-curve premium over Belgium to remain amid nuclear doubt – traders
  • WTVR - Explore Henrico's vast and intact 1965 nuclear blast fallout shelter - Mark Holmberg
  • FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay - Lawsuit: Developers built Lakeland homes on radioactive land - Ken Suarez
  • Timmins Press - Letter: Nuclear energy is a boondoggle - Cathy Orlando, Sudbury
  • Times Herald-Record - New York Assembly budget would halt nuclear plant bailout - Associated Press
  • Dundee Courier - Unite leadership hopeful urges growth in nuclear energy industry
  • Niagara Gazette - Glynn: The rest of the story in closing nuclear plant - Don Glynn
  • Bloomberg BNA - ENERGY DEPT. NUCLEAR PROGRAM FUELS SMALL BUSINESS, NATIONAL LAB PARTNERSHIPS
  • Radio New Zealand - 12 French nuclear test victims to be compensated
  • Albuquerque Journal - Budget boosts NM's nuclear labs and military bases, slashes Interior, Agriculture - Michael Coleman
  • IAEA - IAEA Mission Says Finland's Olkiluoto Nuclear Power Plant Shows Strong Safety Commitment, Sees Opportunities for Improvements
  • NDTV - India Making Remarkable Progress In Nuclear Technology: IAEA Chief
  • The Hindu - 'IAEA satisfied with safetyof Kudankulam reactors'
  • Times Now India - India taking considerable strides in nuclear energy, says IAEA
  • Pakistan Observer - Treacherous Indo-US nuclear deal - Ali Raza
  • BelTA - Pressure equalizer for Belarusian nuclear power plant's second reactor made in Russia
  • BelTA - Military town for Belarusian nuclear power plant security detachment opened
  • DOE - Five Fast Facts About Barbara McClintock - Paul Lester, Digital Content Specialist, Office of Public Affairs
  • DOE - Secretary Perry Statement on the Budget Blueprint
  • NRC - NRC Extends Public Involvement Opportunities for Waste Control Specialists' Spent Fuel Storage Application
  • World Nuclear News - Fourth Yangjiang unit enters commercial operation
  • World Nuclear News - Svinicki promises continued improvement at NRC
  • World Nuclear News - IAEA reviews operational safety at Olkiluoto
  • ENENews - Nuclear Engineer: Fukushima is "worst industrial cataclysm in history of world… As close to hell as I can imagine" – Melted fuel 'disappeared' – Contamination will go on for hundreds of thousands of years… "No one knows when it'll end" – Gov't perpetrating ongoing cover-up (VIDEO)
  • Bellona - The reality in Russia's fake news attacks on environmentalists - Charles Digges
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Waste Control Specialists, LLC Consolidated Interim Spent Fuel Storage Facility FR Document: 2017-05294 Citation: 82 FR 14039 PDF Page 14039 (1 page) Permalink
  • Presidential Documents - Executive Order Government Agencies and Employees: Executive Branch Reorganization; Comprehensive Plan (EO 13781) FR Document: 2017-05399 Citation: 82 FR 13959 PDF Pages 13959-13960 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Congressman Ruben Kihuen, (D4-NV) - White House Budget Allocates Funding for Unnecessary Waste Repository at Yucca Mountain
  • Congresswoman Jacky Rosen (D3-NV) - Congresswoman Jacky Rosen Statement On Trump's Anti-Nevada Budget Request
  • Senator Dean Heller (R-NV) - Heller Statement on New Yucca Mountain Proposal
  • Seantor Catherine Cortez Masto (D-NV) - Cortez Masto Statement on President Trump's Irresponsible Attempt to Revive Yucca Mountain
  • Ken Paxton, Attorney General of Texas - AG Paxton Challenges Federal Government's Defiance of the Nuclear Waste Policy Act
  • Nevada State Legislature - ASSEMBLY JOINT RESOLUTION NO. 10: SUMMARY–Expresses opposition to the development of a repository for spent nuclear fuel and high-level radioactive waste at Yucca Mountain in the State of Nevada. (BDR R-1012)
  • Houston Public Media - Paxton Sues Federal Government For Not Acting On Nuclear Waste Site - Travis Bubenik
  • Augusta Chronicle - Ruling in MOX case could mean plutonium removal, but questions remain - Thomas Gardiner
  • Japan Times - Signs of hope for Fukushima food producers shut out of overseas markets
  • Japan Times - IOC expected to OK Fukushima stadium for 2020 baseball-softball venue: sources - SFGate
  • San Francisco Chronicle - Is Fukushima's thyroid issues caused by radiation?
  • Japan Times - Tepco halts robot probe into Fukushima reactor 1 after camera breaks down
  • IAEA - Off-site Environmental Remediation in Fukushima Continuing - Akira Izumo, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • Nikkei Asian Review - China consumer rights show exposes cracks in Fukushima food ban - Wataru Kodaka
  • Wicked Local Belmont - Belmont World Film to screen 'Fukushima Mon Amour'
  • Congressman Dan Kildee - Kildee, Peters, Stabenow Introduce Resolution Opposing Nuclear Waste Storage Site in Great Lakes Basin

    Wednesday, March 15, 2017

  • Council of Canadians - Local groups oppose plan for nuclear waste site on Ottawa River - Brent Patterson
  • Friends of the Earth Australia - Undemocratic nuclear waste law disempowers communities & traditional owners - Amanda Ngo
  • Texas Tribune - Texas sues feds – including Rick Perry's agency – for failing to license nuclear waste facility - Jim Malewitz
  • Nevada Appeal - Nevada lawmakers asked to fund fight against Yucca Mountain - Ken Ritter, Associated Press
  • truth-out - Naval Exercises Add Trillions of Pieces of Plastic Debris to Oceans - Dahr Jamail
  • Rexburg Standard Journal - INL to hold focus-on meeting highlighting construction opportunities
  • WesternSlopeNow - Uranium Miner Sees Lasting Health Effects, Receives Home Health Care - Brandon Thompson
  • KEPR Pasco - Hanford reflects on 75 years of a nuclear world - Bridget Case
  • Tri-City Herald - Voice for Tri-Cities in Washington, D.C., retires - Annette Cary
  • Pahrump Valley Times - Licensing hearings on Yucca Mountain could cost Nevada $50 million - Daria Sokolova
  • AP - Gorsuch's environment record: Neither a clear friend nor foe - Holbrook Mohr and Mitch Weiss
  • Bloomberg - Toshiba Shares Fall After Earnings Delay, Possible Nuclear Sale - Pavel Alpeyev
  • Bloomberg - Toshiba Grapples With Westinghouse Writedown - Cory Johnson
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-EDF on track to restart four idled nuclear reactors this year - Geert De Clercq
  • Reuters - Japan govt-backed fund may take minority stake in Toshiba chip unit: sources - Makiko Yamazaki and Taiga Uranaka
  • Reuters - E.ON to cut jobs to reduce debts after record 2016 loss - Christoph Steitz and Tom Käckenhoff
  • Reuters - Toshiba offers memory chip shares as collateral for loans: sources - Taro Fuse and Taiga Uranaka
  • Dallas Morning News - Texas sues its former governor, now energy secretary, over nuclear waste storage - Tom Benning
  • Austin American-Statesman - Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton pushes for resolution to nuke waste - Asher Price
  • Singapore Straits Times - Time for Singapore to say 'Yes' to nuclear - Lim Soon Heng
  • Forbes - U.S. Nuclear Energy: Transform Or Become Irrelevant - University of Houston Energy Fellows
  • The Independent - Toshiba shares tumble putting future of new UK nuclear plant in doubt - Ben Chapman
  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - Westinghouse prepares for changes as Toshiba deals with financial fallout - Anya Litvak
  • Daily Telegraph - Toshiba mulls sale of troubled Westinghouse nuclear business - Jillian Ambrose
  • E&E Daily - Toshiba's possible Westinghouse sale throws regulators - Kristi E. Swartz
  • Financial Times - Toshiba eyes sale of its ailing US nuclear business - Kana Inagaki and Leo Lewis in Tokyo
  • Mainichi Daily News - Toshiba's likely sale of U.S. nuclear unit far from easy - Yuki Ogawa
  • Reuters - Toshiba CEO says sees takers for Westinghouse nuclear unit - Makiko Yamazaki and Taiga Uranaka
  • London Times - Toshiba sell-off weighs on Cumbria nuclear reactor - Emily Gosden, Energy Editor
  • Malaysia Star - Expert: There is rising resistance to nuke option
  • Japan Today - Toshiba delays earnings report on troubled U.S. nuclear unit - Yuri Kageyama
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Toshiba to leave overseas N-power biz--Toshiba Said to Offer Equity, Real Estate as Loan Collateral - Takako Taniguchi, Pavel Alpeyev
  • Asahi Shimbun - Toshiba faces TSE downgrade, seeks to dump Westinghouse
  • Australian Financial Review - Toshiba faces the financial equivalent of a core meltdown - Barron's Asia blog
  • Barron's Asia - How Close Is Toshiba To Delisting? - Shuli Ren
  • Financial Times - Toshiba shares dip 8% after stock put under supervision in Tokyo - Hudson Lockett
  • Kalamazoo Gazette - Documentary on radioactive waste coming to Kalamazoo, South Haven - Rosemary Parker
  • Upper Michigan Source - Senators, Congressman introduce resolution opposing nuclear waste storage site in Great Lakes Basin
  • Detroit News - Lawmakers ask Trump to stop nuke waste storage plan - Melissa Nann Burke
  • Daily Mail Australia - Should Australia adopt nuclear power? Eleven government MPs publicly support kick-starting atomic electricity industry to solve the country's energy crisis - Belinda Cleary For
  • Times Herald-Record - Assembly budget would halt nuclear plant bailout - Associated Press
  • WRAL Raleigh - Judge nixes another part of SC's nuclear fuel lawsuit - MEG KINNARD, Associated Press
  • Illawarra Mercury - Put nuclear in the energy mix, Coalition MPs tell PM - James Massola, Adam Gartrell
  • Japan Times - GE Hitachi, ARC Nuclear to collaborate in small reactor development
  • Sudbury Star - Letter: Nuclear too expensive - Cathy Orlando, Sudbury
  • San Antonio Express-News - Texas sues feds to force decision on nuclear waste site - Brendan Gibbons
  • Augusta Chronicle - Ruling in MOX case could mean plutonium removal, but questions remain - Thomas Gardiner
  • WTSP Tampa Bay - Lakeland man claims homes built near cancer-causing contaminents - Grady Trimble
  • Port Elizabeth HeraldLive - CDC signs nuke deal with Eskom - Shaun Gillham
  • NY Newsday - Assembly bills would delay plan to keep upstate nuke plants open - Mark Harrington
  • Arkansas Democrat-Gazette - UA meeting set on nuke site clean-up
  • Kenya Star - Ministry pushes for passage of nuclear power law by 2018 - Weitere Mwita
  • Sputnik News - Construction Begins on Iran's Bushehr-2 Nuclear Power Plant- Rosatom
  • World Nuclear News - Iran starts building unit 2 of Bushehr plant
  • World Nuclear News - South Africa creates partnership for localisation
  • World Nuclear News - Swiss regulator looks at aging of waste containers
  • Ghana News Agency - Russia awards scholarships to 60 African students - Viktor Polikarpov
  • TASS - Construction work starts on Iran's Bushehr-2 power plant site – Rosatom
  • Reuters - Poland to work out financing plan for first nuclear plant by end June
  • Daily Mail - The making of Chernobyl: Never-before-seen photos show workers constructing the nuclear plant that would become the scene of the world's worst nuclear disaster - Hannah Al-Othman
  • The Independent - UN nuclear disarmament talks: UK Government not attending discussions labelled 'reckless and irresponsible' - Harriet Agerholm
  • Patriot Ledger - Pilgrim inspections to be discussed at meeting
  • Bloomberg BNA - Start-Ups Gain Helping Hand in Advanced Nuclear Energy Program - Rebecca Kern
  • The Independent - Donald Trump's administration backs India's bid to join Nuclear Supplies Group - Shehab Khan
  • Economic Times - WestingHouse willing to continue with nuclear project: Government
  • Durham Region - Fukushima disaster anniversary marked in Durham with rally calling for closure of Pickering nuclear plant - Chris Hall
  • Reuters - Poland to work out financing plan for first nuclear plant by end June
  • Daily Energy Insider - NEI president commends sponsors of nuclear energy innovation bill
  • WRVO Public Media Oswego - FitzPatrick transfer nears completion - Payne Horning
  • NEI - Milestones
  • Platts - San Onofre nuclear power plant owners may have limited grounds to appeal award - Elaine Hiruo
  • New Indian Express - Kozhikode firm keeps Nucelar reactors across world in fission mode - Ajay Kanth
  • Owensboro Messenger-Inquirer, OH - After radioactive waste fines, companies file for bankruptcy
  • Daily Independent Ashland, KY - IN OUR VIEW: Costly fines expected to deter future illegal dumping
  • Southeast Energy News - Report: Duke Energy could save ratepayers money with more clean energy - Elizabeth Ouzts
  • NW Evening Mail - Firm expands into Cumbria
  • NBC Los Angeles - LA County Demands Full Cleanup of Toxic Site Above Valleys--Los Angeles County supervisors say contamination threatens families and children - Joel Grover
  • Los Angeles Daily News - LA County to press for full cleanup of Santa Susana Field Laboratory - Elizabeth Marcellino
  • Beaver County Times - Residents invited to public meeting about nuke plant safety - Jared Stonesifer
  • UPI - Germany's E.ON next to turn face to low-carbon future - Daniel J. Graeber
  • Republic of the Philippines:DOE - Cusi Pushes Strict Energy Safety Standards
  • Aiken Standard - Judge dismisses second part of Savannah River Site MOX suit - Michael Smith
  • BBC - E.On clears up the past with €16bn full-year loss
  • NRC - NRC To Begin Full Certification Review of NuScale Small Modular Reactor
  • Trend News Agency - Enrichment would have been impossible without JCPOA - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • NHK World - TEPCO identifies cause of probe operation trouble
  • Kyodo News - Trump administration opposes Japanese participation in nuke ban talks
  • Kyodo News - Toshiba asks for loan rollover by offering new collateral
  • Asahi Shimbun - Toshiba faces TSE downgrade, seeks to dump Westinghouse
  • Japan Times - Signs of hope for Fukushima food producers shut out of overseas markets
  • Japan Times - Tepco halts robot probe into Fukushima reactor 1 after camera breaks down
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Toshiba to leave overseas N-power biz
  • Jiji Press - No Active Faults beneath Monju Nuclear Reactor: Expert Report
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Proposed Rule Regulatory Improvements for Power Reactors Transitioning to Decommissioning FR Document: 2017-05141 Citation: 82 FR 13778 PDF Pages 13778-13781 (4 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Operator Licensing Examination Data FR Document: 2017-05108 Citation: 82 FR 13874 PDF Pages 13874-13875 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Guidance: Assessment of Abnormal Radioactive Discharges in Ground Water to Unrestricted Area at Nuclear Power Plant Sites FR Document: 2017-05170 Citation: 82 FR 13875 PDF Pages 13875-13876 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Amendments; Applications: DTE Electric Co., Fermi, Unit 2 FR Document: 2017-05120 Citation: 82 FR 13871 PDF Pages 13871-13874 (4 pages) Permalink
  • Deccan Herald - Toll and challenge of Fukushima's N waste - Motoko Rich
  • KPBS - Google Earth Images Heighten Concerns Over San Onofre Nuclear Waste Storage Plan - Marissa Cabrera, Maureen Cavanaugh
  • UPI - China building large port in disputed South China Sea islands - Elizabeth Shim

    Tuesday, March 14, 2017

  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Abe targets March 2022 to lift evacuation order in Fukushima
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - Google Earth images alarm critics of San Onofre nuclear waste plan - Jeff McDonald
  • Antinuclear Australian - Incompetent management of CSIRO's nuclear waste – used by ARPANSA to promote South Australian Hawker waste dump plan?
  • Upper Michigan Source - Local man has new way to get rid of nuclear waste
  • WLBT/WDBD Jackson, MS - Radioactive waste to be hauled through Mississippi - Marsha Thompson
  • World Nuclear News - Tribunal awards damages for SONGS generators
  • World Nuclear News - EDF Energy orders graphite inspection tools
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Attempts to revive Yucca Mountain project will cost feds $1.66B, Nevada director reports - Sean Whaley
  • Redland City Bulletin - Controversial nuclear waste plans back under the spotlight Steven Trask
  • Midland Reporter-Telegram - Residents urge commissioners to oppose waste travel through county - Simone Jasper
  • U.S. News & World Report - In Ky. Coal Country, a Potential Embrace of Nuclear Power - Adam BeAM, Associated Press
  • KNPR Las Vegas - Nuclear Projects Exec: Yucca Mountain Still No Good For Nevada
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - LANL seeks permission to store more nuclear waste on-site - Rebecca Moss
  • Las Vegas Sun - Nevada could learn this year if Yucca Mountain hearings will resume - Cy Ryan
  • KSNV News3LV Las Vegas - Lawmakers asked to fund fight against Yucca Mountain nuclear waste site - The Associated Press
  • WMUK Western Michigan University - Where Will The Waste From Palisades Nuclear Plant Go? - Rebecca Thiele
  • KIFI Idaho Falls - Legislature working to pass $90M Bond for buildings near INL - Pheben Kassahun
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - McMillan To Testify At House Armed Services Panel
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Letter To The Editor: Strip 'Em To Their Skivvies and Light One Off! - Dr. T. Douglas Reilly, Los Alamos
  • AP - Official says Pakistan promises nuclear arms responsibility - Kathy Gannon
  • AP - Toshiba mulls selling Westinghouse, delays earnings report - Yuri Kageyama
  • AP - Panel gives small victory to utilities in nuke plant lawsuit - Andrew Dalton
  • Bloomberg - Toshiba Slides After Disappointing With Another Delay: Chart - Pavel Alpeyev
  • Bloomberg - Toshiba Mulls Sale of Controlling Stake in Westinghouse Unit - Pavel Alpeyev and Takako Taniguchi
  • Bloomberg - Trump's Options to Deal With North Korean Threat: QuickTake Q&A - David Tweed and Sam Kim
  • Bloomberg - Westinghouse May Weigh on Toshiba Results
  • Bloomberg - Toshiba Faces Delisting Risk After Missing Earnings Deadline - Pavel Alpeyev and Takako Taniguchi
  • Reuters - Toshiba pushes sale of nuclear unit Westinghouse as crisis deepens - Makiko Yamazaki and Taiga Uranaka
  • Reuters - Mitsubishi Heavy shares jump on favorable ruling in $6.7-billion claim - Taiga Uranaka
  • Reuters - U.S. carrier joins South Korea drills, North Korea warns of 'merciless' strikes - Hongji Kim and Sang-gyu Lim
  • Reuters - Factbox: Life after memory chips - what's in the New Toshiba?
  • New York Times - Why Our Nuclear Weapons Can Be Hacked - Bruce G. Blair
  • Korea Times - Diplomacy only viable option to prevent nuclear war in Korea - Oh Young-jin
  • WCAI Cape and Islands NPR - Bold Visions for the Future of Nuclear Power - Heather Goldstone
  • Forbes - Nuclear Power Industry Needs Change To Tackle Emissions-Reduction Challenge - Kazuyasu Makabe
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Mitsubishi Heavy to pay damages for faulty US nuclear plant parts
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR WASTE: Spending debate may revive Yucca fight - Geof Koss
  • Ottawa Web Times, IL - Kinzinger introduces NUKE bill - Brent Bader
  • Hartford Courant - Legislation That Would Support Connecticut Nuclear Plant Released - Stephen Singer
  • The Conversation - The understandable fear of nuclear weapons doesn't match reality - Mattias Eken
  • Adelaide Advertiser - Deteriorating radioactive waste barrels at Woomera require $30 million clean-up by CSIRO - Peter Jean
  • KNWA, AR - SEFOR Nuclear Power Plant Cleanup Continues - Chellsie Brown
  • West Australian - Vimy bid to beat WA Labor uranium ban - Ben Harvey
  • Richmond Register, KY - Two fined for dumping radioactive waste file for bankruptcy - Bill Robinson
  • Kenya Star - Russia eyes deal to build Kenya's sole nuclear plant - Weitere Mwita
  • Nikkei Asian Review - GE Hitachi Nuclear developing new SMR with US company - Soichi Inai
  • Niagara This Week - Letter: Nuclear shipment not safe - Susan Prayn, Ridgeville
  • PRI - Soviet-era nuclear testing is still making people sick in Kazakhstan - Rustam Qobil
  • Vicksburg Post - Emergency workers rehearse possible nuclear situation at Grand Gulf - John Surratt
  • Huffington Post South Africa blog - This Is How Nuclear Energy Is Being Forced On The South African Public - Penny-Jane Cooke
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Letter to the ditor: Tempest in nuclear teapot - Darryl Siemer, Idaho Falls
  • Rutland Herald - Yankee workers offered $25K to stay longer - Susan Smallheer
  • NK News - Experts agree: U.S. military action against North Korea won't work - Kosuke Takahashi
  • Fish Info & Services - Fukushima fishermen experience hardships after nuclear disaster
  • BBC - Toshiba looking to sell Westinghouse nuclear business
  • Sydney Morning Herald - Controversial nuclear waste plans back under the spotlight - Steven Trask
  • WYFF Greenville - 59 years ago, a nuclear bomb was accidentally dropped on South Carolina - Carla Field
  • Creamer Media's Engineering News - Eskom, CDC sign MoU in preparation for possible Thyspunt nuclear build - Natasha Odendaal
  • Pakistan Express Tribune - Editorial: Nuclear safety
  • Hurriyet Daily News - Child laborer in Turkey's northwest hospitalized after taking radioactive material home
  • RNews SA - Eskom and Coega sign agreement on nuclear new build programme
  • Tacoma News Tribune - New York Assembly budget would halt nuclear plant bailout - Associated Press
  • National Geographic Australia - Frozen Clocks and Radiation Mark Fukushima's Abandoned Towns
  • Vermont Journalism Trust - State cancels Vermont Yankee hearing, accepts intervenors - Mike Faher
  • Greenfield Recorder - Vermont Yankee hearing postponed
  • Norwich Bulletin - Matt Fossen: Millstone bill would drive up prices, squeeze out renewables - Matt Fossen
  • Mainichi Daily News - Starving Fukushima cows gnawed wooden posts in cattle shed
  • Aiken Standard - Settlement talks start in Savannah River Site MOX suit - Michael Smith
  • Platts - PG&E reduces power at California reactor for maintenance
  • BBC - Toshiba's troubles: What has gone wrong? - Karishma Vaswani
  • Japan Times - U.K. judge probing whether Russian mafia whistle-blower was killed by poison in 2012
  • NRC - NRC to Conduct Open House to Discuss 2016 Performance of Beaver Valley Nuclear Power Plant
  • NRC - NRC to Hold Pilgrim Nuclear Plant Public Exit Meeting for Inspection, Annual Assessment Discussion
  • Kyodo News - Toshiba admits to eyeing Chapter 11 filing by U.S. nuclear unit - Akiko Yasuhara
  • Kyodo News - TEPCO suspends robot probe inside Fukushima No. 1 reactor
  • NHK World - TEPCO cancels robotic probe of reactor
  • Asahi Shimbun - SIX YEARS AFTER: Fukushima governor irked at omission in Abe's speech - Aya Nagatani
  • Asahi Shimbun - Mitsubishi Heavy ordered to pay U.S. utilities $125 million in lawsuit - The Associated Press
  • Japan Times - Fukushima governor unhappy with Abe's disaster anniversary speech
  • Japan Times - Another reduction coming for Fukushima nuclear evacuation area
  • Bellona - Russian utility announces plans to fuel arduously delayed floating nuclear power plant - Charles Digges
  • Yonhap News - N.K. nuke test could cause environmental apocalypse: defector
  • Yonhap News - Diplomat says N. Korea not interested in denuclearization dialogue
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Facility Operating and Combined Licenses: Applications and Amendments Involving No Significant Hazards Considerations; Biweekly Notice FR Document: 2017-04757 Citation: 82 FR 13662 PDF Pages 13662-13676 (15 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Guidance: Report on Changes to Low-Level Waste Burial Charges FR Document: 2017-04991 Citation: 82 FR 13677 PDF Page 13677 (1 page) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings: Advisory Committee On Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on NuScale FR Document: 2017-04990 Citation: 82 FR 13662 PDF Page 13662 (1 page) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2017-05077 Citation: 82 FR 13676 PDF Pages 13676-13677 (2 pages) Permalink
  • UPI - German energy company RWE evolving for success - Daniel J. Graeber

    Monday, March 13, 2017

  • Forbes - We May Need A Separate Deep Geologic Repository For Our Nuclear Weapons Waste - James Conca
  • Wisconsin Watchdog - Johnson brings back whistleblower protection bill as Sunshine Week opens - M.D. Kittle
  • Japan Times - Toshiba reportedly to push back release of earnings again
  • PBS NewsHour - Presidential secrets have shaped U.S. history - Christopher Booker and Connie Kargbo
  • Vancouver Columbian - Demolition of plutonium plant resumes--Work at Hanford site halted after radiation detected - Associated Press
  • Salon - Do absolutely nothing? A novel strategy for dealing with toxic contamination - Dan Ross, FairWarning
  • Energy Collective - U.S. Shouldn't Depend On Russian Reactors. Restore Our World Class Fast Flux Test Facility - Rod Adams
  • Bloomberg - Troubled Nuclear Builder Seen Best Fit for Asian Ambitions - Stephen Stapczynski
  • Reuters - BRIEF-Southern Nuclear says refueling activites underway at Plant Vogtle Unit 1
  • Reuters - Toshiba seeking to extend Tuesday deadline for third-quarter disclosure: sources - Taro Fuse
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Westinghouse may push Toshiba loss to ¥1 trillion
  • Omaha World-Herald - Editorial: Aging nuclear weapons arsenal needs to be modernized
  • Sydney Morning Herald - Rusted barrels of radioactive waste cost CSIRO $30 million - Steven Trask
  • Handelsblatt Global Edition - Nuclear Danger Across the Border - Sylvia Kotting-Uhl
  • The Engineer UK - Small nuclear reactor researchers eye up alternatives to traditional technology - Stuart Nathan
  • Global Research - John Pilger: On the Dangers of Nuclear War
  • KOSA-TV CBS 7 Odessa - Midland Co. Commissioners to talk transport of spent nuclear fuel through county
  • E&E Daily - PJM monitor rails against threat of 'contagious' subsidies - Jeffrey Tomich
  • Focus Taiwan - Nuclear fuel rods in No. 4 plant to be removed within 3 years - Huang Ya-chuan and Ko Lin
  • Paducah Sun - OpEd: State would be shortsighted to continue nuclear plant ban - Sen. Danny Carroll(R-Paducah)
  • Xinhua News - Indonesia calls for peaceful use of nuclear energy
  • New London Day - NRC to host annual meeting with nuclear energy advisory council in Waterford
  • Economic Times - IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano to visit India this week - Dipanjan Roy Chaudhury
  • Thomson Reuters Foundation - ANALYSIS-France likely a frequent power importer in years to come - Reuters
  • The Connexion - Anti-nuclear protesters demand Fessenheim be shut
  • Japan Times - SDP exec dismisses three-party merger
  • NHK World - NRT Focus: Decommissioning Fukushima Daiichi
  • TASS - Cairo refers to Russia's Rosatom list of 20 companies to be engaged in NPP construction
  • Mainichi Daily News - Fukushima Pref. governor criticizes Abe's 3/11 memorial speech
  • News & Star - Moorside nuclear workers' housing set to be permanent
  • Asahi Shimbun - SIX YEARS AFTER: Signs of exodus from nuclear disaster remain in empty hamlet - Chikako Kawahara
  • Asahi Shimbun - Nuclear Waste's Toll and Challenge in Japan, Six Years After Disaster - Motoko Rich
  • Asahi Shimbun - VOX POPULI: To relive our 3/11 experiences now and then is hard but necessary
  • Forbes - Bechtel and BWXT Quietly Terminate mPower Reactor Project - Rod Adams
  • The Guardian - Troubled waters: Norway keeps watch on Russia's Arctic manoeuvres - Patrick Wintour
  • Lexington Herald Leader - Companies that dumped radioactive waste in Kentucky file for bankruptcy - Greg Kocher
  • The Engineer UK - Rapid reaction: small factory-built nuclear reactors could be delivered by lorry - Stuart Nathan
  • World Nuclear News - US consortium calls for action on waste
  • World Nuclear News - Vendors team up on SMR commercialisation
  • World Nuclear News - EDF Energy renews operational support contract
  • Mainichi Daily News - DP leader Renho seeks early elimination of nuclear power
  • Oswego County Today - Don't be Fooled by Latest Effort to Stop the Clean Energy Standard - Assemblyman Will Barclay
  • The Engineer UK - North Wales site has potential for UK's first small modular reactor - Stuart Nathan
  • NHK World - Fukushima Daiichi Reactor Cooling System Untested
  • News & Star - James Fisher makes 'substantial' nuclear deal with EDF
  • KUAM, Guam - Guam could be included as downwinders for radiation compensation - Isa Baza
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Letter: Slanted Press Is Nothing New - Richard Nebel
  • Lower Hudson Journal - Indian Point: Unit 3 shut down for maintenance, refueling - Matt Coyne
  • NHK World - Evacuees not Counted by Fukushima Govt.
  • NHK World - NRT Focus: Decommissioning Fukushima Daiichi
  • Daily Post North Wales - Anglesey beach with worst water quality in Wales to be focus of £5.8m study into climate change
  • Trend News Agency - Iran calls perspective of co-op with IAEA "good"
  • Kyodo News - Top Austrian diplomat seeks Japan involvement in nuke abolition talks - Ken Udagawa
  • Japan Times - Another reduction coming for Fukushima nuclear evacuation area
  • Mainichi Daily News - 55% oppose restarting nuclear reactors, 26% in favor: Mainichi survey
  • Mainichi Daily News - DP leader Renho seeks early elimination of nuclear power
  • Jiji Press - (Update) Abe Resolved to Lift Nuclear Evacuation Order in Fukushima
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Rival unions ready to team up against Eskom - Mar 13 2017 10:02 Matthew le Cordeur
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Room for renewables and nuclear in energy mix - researcher - Mar 12 2017 15:49 Lameez Omarjee
  • Bellona - European Parliament to vote on Arctic drilling
  • Navy Department - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Land-Water Interface and Service Pier Extension at Naval Base Kitsap Bangor, WA FR Document: 2017-04750 Citation: 82 FR 13437 PDF Pages 13437-13438 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Guidance: Non-Light Water Reactor Security Design Considerations FR Document: 2017-04873 Citation: 82 FR 13511 PDF Pages 13511-13512 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Applications; Amendments: DTE Electric Company; Fermi, Unit 2 FR Document: 2017-04874 Citation: 82 FR 13512 PDF Pages 13512-13515 (4 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Standard Review Plans: Design of Structures, Components, Equipment, and Systems FR Document: 2017-04844 Citation: 82 FR 13515 PDF Pages 13515-13517 (3 pages) Permalink

    Sunday, March 12, 2017

  • MENAFN Press - Urgent Action Needed to Address Growing Costs, Stakes From Political Impasse over U.S. Nuclear Waste Management Program Join our daily free Newsletter - USNIC Backend Working Group
  • Paducah Sun - OUR SHOT Frankfort owes region a chance on nuclear - Jim Paxton
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Cortez Masto returns to D.C., 16 years after witnessing horrors of 9/11 - Gary Martin
  • CapeCod.com - Public Vigil Remembers Fukushima, Reflects on Possibility of Local Meltdown
  • The Guardian - Media ought to discover motives of WikiLeaks' Vault 7 whistleblower - Peter Preston
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - LANL seeks permission to store more nuclear waste on-site - Rebecca Moss
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - House editorial: Gambling with our future?
  • Oregon Public Broadcasting - Demolition Resumes At Hanford Plutonium Plant - AP
  • Tri-City Herald - WSU Tri-Cities explores legacy of Hanford, Manhattan Project - Annette Cary
  • Tri-City Herald - Lights go out at Hanford plutonium plant - Annette Cary
  • Bloomberg - Saudis Are Right Back Where They Started - Julian Lee
  • Reuters - Korea's Hyundai Engineering in $3.2 billion Iran deal awaiting funding
  • New York Times - Struggling With Japan's Nuclear Waste, Six Years After Disaster - Motoko Rich
  • Asahi Shimbun - SIX YEARS AFTER: Prayers offered at 2:46 p.m. for victims of 3/11 quake, tsunami
  • Asahi Shimbun - SIX YEARS AFTER: TEPCO's 'casino in desert' looms in evacuated Fukushima town
  • Mainichi Daily News - Ex-PM Koizumi repeats call for 'zero nuclear power plants'
  • Tri-City Herald - Neutrinos explained in Richland nuclear talk
  • Japan Times - At party convention, DP shies away from plan to phase out atomic power by 2030 - Tomohiro Osaki
  • Daily News Egypt - 20 companies nominated to take part in Dabaa nuclear power plant constructions - Mohamed Farag
  • RFI - Six years after Fukushima, anti-nuclear activists protest in France - Claire Rush
  • Paducah Sun - DOE announces plant tour schedule
  • Joongang Daily - North's preparations at nuclear site continue
  • Watertown Daily Times - Hide and seek: PSC wants utilities to bury costs of renewable energy projects
  • Cape Cod Times - Letter: State power mandates much too aggressive - Stephen Dodge, Executive Director, Massachusetts Petroleum Council, Boston
  • Pakistan Nation - Oil sands development threatens Canadian nature reserve - Casper Star-Tribune
  • Casper Star-Tribune - EPA cuts draw attention to complexity of agency's work in Wyoming - Heather Richards
  • USGS - M 5.4 - 28km SSE of Makurazaki, Japan
  • USGS - M 5.4 - 56km E of Namie, Japan
  • NHK World - Fukushima Daiichi reactor cooling system untested
  • NHK World - 24,000 evacuees not counted by Fukushima govt.
  • NHK World - 3.11 disaster victims remembered in Tokyo
  • Kyodo News - Antinuclear marches held in Taiwan to mark Fukushima anniversary - Ko Shu-ling
  • Kyodo News - Ex-PM Koizumi repeats call for "zero nuclear power plants"
  • Kyodo News - Only 6% of Fukushima nuclear disaster compensation paid by TEPCO
  • Asahi Shimbun - The Lonely Towns of Fukushima - Motoko Rich
  • Asahi Shimbun - SIX YEARS AFTER: Son preserves shell of building where he last saw father - Yosuke Watanabe
  • Asahi Shimbun - SIX YEARS AFTER: Prayers offered at 2:46 p.m. for victims of 3/11 quake, tsunami
  • Asahi Shimbun - EDITORIAL: Divisions still haunt residents of Fukushima on 6th anniversary
  • Asahi Shimbun - SIX YEARS AFTER: Communities leveled in 2011 tsunami slowly making progress
  • Japan Times - At party convention, DP shies away from plan to phase out atomic power by 2030 - Tomohiro Osaki
  • Japan Times - Former Prime Minister Koizumi reiterates call for Japan's complete exit from nuclear power
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - DP's Renho shelves new target for ending nuclear reliance
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Quake victims remembered on U.S. West Coast - Norimasa Tahara
  • Mainichi Daily News - Ex-PM Koizumi repeats call for 'zero nuclear power plants'
  • Mainichi Daily News - Decontamination work in Fukushima Pref. far from finished business
  • Jiji Press - (Update) Abe Resolved to Lift Nuclear Evacuation Order in Fukushima
  • Jiji Press - DP's Renho Eyes Bill to Move Up Target of Ending Nuclear Reliance
  • Fin24 - Room for renewables and nuclear in energy mix - researcher - Lameez Omarjee
  • Science Magazine - Oh, Great, More Than One Country Has Radioactive Boars - Emily Tamkin
  • Science AAAS - It's safe to return to Fukushima, study suggests - Katherine Kornei
  • Deutsche Welle - video: Fukushima: the appearance of progress
  • Deutsche Welle - Six years after Fukushima: Will survivors return home? - Reuters
  • Reuters video - video: Fukushima-hit towns scramble to clear out wild boars - Ryan Brooks
  • City of San Antonio - Councilman Nirenberg introduces proposed resolution to block nuclear waste transport through San Antonio
  • Deutschland.de - Agreement on nuclear waste
  • Lincoln County Record - Lincoln commissioners send letter on defense waste repository - Dave Maxwell
  • TEPCO - Information updated on "Fukushima Daiichi Timeline after March 11, 2011"
  • TEPCO - Situation of storing and treatment of accumulated water including highly concentrated radioactive materials at Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station (293rd Release)
  • TEPCO - Recent Topics:TEPCO MARKS SIXTH ANNIVERSARY OF QUAKE, TSUNAMI, AND FUKUSHIMA ACCIDENT
  • TEPCO - TEPCO SENDING HITACHI ROBOT INTO UNIT 1 AT FUKUSHIMA DAIICHI TO EXPLORE PCV BASEMENT AREA
  • JAIF - Fuel Fabrication Plant Clears Safety Examination, the First Under New Regulatory Standards
  • JAIF - Head of Town Hosting Genkai NPPs Agrees to Restarts; Decision Now Up to Governor
  • JAIF - JAEC Discusses Basic Concept on Nuclear Energy Use, Focusing on Safety Activities Based on Non-zero Risk - Singapore Straits Times
  • Straits Times - Singapore keeping in place Fukushima food import curbs, six years after disaster - Walter Sim
  • Taiwan News - Taiwan marks 6th anniversary of Fukushima nuclear disaster--President Tsai promises nuclear-free Taiwan by 2025 - Matthew Strong

    Saturday, March 11, 2017

  • Fallbrook & Bonsall Villlage News - Town hall meeting held regarding nuclear waste burial - Andrea Verdin
  • Huffington Post - Does Trump have the business sense to pull the financial plug on nuclear power? - D.A. Barber
  • DoL: OSHA - Beryllium Rulemaking
  • Washington Examiner - Commerce investigating Obama climate study after whistleblower revelation - John Siciliano
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea seen excavating tunnel for far more powerful nuke test
  • Tri-City Herald - Lights go out at Hanford plutonium plant - Annette Cary
  • Reuters - Japan to vet bidders in Toshiba chip sale for national security risks -sources - Kentaro Hamada and Makiko Yamazaki
  • Reuters - Slideshow: Pipeline protests arrive in Washington
  • Reuters - Malaysia, North Korea to begin formal talks over return of Malaysians: minister - Rozanna Latiff
  • The Guardian - Stockpiles of nuclear weapons around the world – in data
  • National Interest - 'Super-Fuzed' Warheads on U.S. Navy Subs Risk Sparking an Accidental Nuclear War - John Baker
  • National Interest - Superpowered: How Nuclear Power Transformed America's Navy - Constance Douris
  • Japan Times - Former Prime Minister Koizumi reiterates call for Japan's complete exit from nuclear power
  • RT - German nuclear plants shuttered, jets scrambled after passenger plane scare
  • Consortium News - Dreams of 'Winning' Nuclear War on Russia - Jonathan Marshall
  • Focus Taiwan - Cabinet reaffirms goal of phasing out nuclear power by 2025 - Yu Hsiao-han and Lee Hsin-Yin
  • China Post - 5,000 marchers urge gov't to meet 'nuclear-free homeland' pledge
  • 38 North - North Korea's Punggye-ri Nuclear Test Site: Analysis Reveals Its Potential for Additional Testing with Significantly Higher Yields - Frank Pabian and David Coblentz
  • Daily Mail This is Money - US firm supplying three nuclear reactors for plant in Cumbria is feared bankrupt - Rachel Millard
  • Malaysiakini - BN should include nuclear power plant in GE14 manifesto - Independent Barents Observer
  • New York Observer - Nuclear subs played cat-and-mouse game in Barents Sea - Thomas Nilsen
  • Japan Times - Six years after outbreak of crisis, Fukushima nuclear workers continue to face slander, discrimination: survey
  • Daily Sabah - Construction, production license applications for Akkuyu nuclear power plant submitted
  • Hartford Courant - Letter: Let Nuclear Plant Sell Direct - Patricia J. Wrice, Hartford, The writer is the retired executive director of Operation Fuel
  • Russellville Courier - NRC to host meeting at Arkansas Nuclear One - Sean Ingram
  • Lynchburg News and Advance - NRC names new inspector for BWXT's Lynchburg facility
  • Alamogordo Daily News - Salt Basin Deep Borehole Research Project to Benefit Otero County - Rep. Yvette Herrell, R-Dist. 51; Sens. Bill Burt, R-Dist. 33, and Ron Griggs, R-Dist. 34; Reps. Rick Little, R-Dist. 53, Zach Cook, R-Dist. 56, and James Townsend, R-Dist. 54
  • Fremont News Messenger - All eyes on Davis-Besse - by Daniel Carson
  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - Three Mile Island accident changed his entire life - John Luciew
  • Attleboro Sun Chronicle - Editorial: Let the cleanup continue
  • Swissinfo - Life goes on after the Fukushima disaster - Matthieu Berthod, Jean-Patrick Di Silvestro
  • Asahi Shimbun - EDITORIAL: Divisions still haunt residents of Fukushima on 6th anniversary
  • Asahi Shimbun - SIX YEARS AFTER: Abe and Prince Fumihito attend event to mark 2011 disaster
  • Asahi Shimbun - SIX YEARS AFTER: Numbed by loss of daughter, parents struggle to find peace - Yoshinobu Motegi
  • Jewish Journal - Government agencies at odds over chemical cleanup near Camp Alonim - Deborah Schoch
  • Asahi Shimbun - SIX YEARS AFTER: 34,000 people in Tohoku region still in makeshift housing units
  • Japan Today - 22% of seawall building finished in areas hit by 2011 tsunami
  • South China Morning Post - Photojournalist revisits the horrors of Japan's 2011 quake in new book Yoshida's Dilemma - Julian Ryall
  • Asahi Shimbun - SIX YEARS AFTER: Amid mess at Fukushima plant, one store provides relief
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Victims of quake, tsunami remembered 6 years on
  • Japan Today - Many still struggling 6 years after quake, nuclear disaster
  • Citizen Digital - Ex-workers struggle for compensation over cancers probably caused by nuclear radiation - Reuters
  • Santa Barbara Independent - Survival and Rescue Work Continues at Fukushima - Kerry Anne O'Connor
  • Asia Times - Japan Remembers: Fukushima nuclear evacuees face loss of government assistance - Daniel Hurst
  • Xinhua News - Interview: Japan has to draw lessons from Fukushima nuclear disaster: TEPCO
  • Down To Earth India - Six years on, authorities clueless about Fukushima - Ventura County Star
  • Ventura County Star - Supervisors say feds' field lab cleanup plans fall short - Mike Harris
  • South Jersey Times - Seabreeze: The lost history of a once thriving 19th century N.J. beach resort - Don E. Woods | For NJ.com By Don E. Woods
  • NRC - NRC Releases Draft Regulatory Basis for Decommissioning Rule
  • NRC - NRC Schedules Conference with FPL to Discuss Inspection Finding at St. Lucie Nuclear Power Plant
  • NNSS:NSSAB - NSSAB Meetings [FY17]
  • New York Times - The Lonely Towns of Fukushima - Motoko Rich
  • POGO - Govt Watchdog Finds Flaws in Implementation of Contractor Whistleblower Law - Daniel Van Schooten

    Friday, March 10, 2017

  • Capital Journal Central South Dakota - Borehole opponents say project will bring nuke waste to Haakon Co., supporters say there's no way - Kylee Whitehill
  • Niskanen Center - Nuclear's (4th generation) comeback tour - David Bailey and David Bookbinder
  • Albany Times Union - Nuclear security guards in Saratoga County protest involuntary overtime demands - Brian Nearing
  • Tri-City Herald - Letter: How long will community tolerate Hanford culture toward workers? - Janet Peterson, Richland
  • Cape Cod Times - Hyannis vigil to mark anniversary of nuclear disaster - Christine Legere
  • Albuquerque Journal - Whistleblowers need protection, not red tape - Gabrielle Valdez, President, and Kathy Love, Immediate Past President / New Mexico Trial Lawyers Association
  • Aiken Standard - Letter: Abandoning MOX would be a waste of investment - Ernst Ringle, Aiken
  • Spokesman-Review - Hanford officials, unions agree on limited change to vapor protection - Annette Cary
  • Business Insurance - US senators call for probe into Hanford nuclear site's comp claims - Louise Esola
  • Tri-City Herald - Hanford contractor welcomes workers' compensation investigation - Annette Cary
  • MyNorthwest Seattle - Bob Ferguson willing to sue all presidents, not just Trump - Kipp Robertson
  • AP - Court unanimously ousts South Korea's leader for corruption - HYUNG-JIN KIM and FOSTER KLUG
  • Bloomberg - Toshiba's Radioactive Liabilities - David Fickling
  • Bloomberg - Editorial: China's Turn to Deal With North Korea
  • Reuters - photos: Six years after Fukushima
  • Reuters - UK offshore wind power subsidies set to drop below nuclear: Siemens - Susanna Twidale
  • Reuters - China urges 'out of the box' thinking on North Korea - Ben Blanchard
  • Reuters - UPDATE 3-South Korean court throws President Park out of office over scandal - Joyce Lee and Cynthia Kim
  • Reuters - Six years on, Fukushima child evacuees face menace of school bullies - Thomas Wilson and Minami Funakoshi
  • Reuters - Toshiba Q3 release timing to depend on any Westinghouse bankruptcy filing -Finmin - Takeshi Umekawa and Junko Fujita
  • Reuters - Toshiba's Westinghouse brings in bankruptcy lawyers; disclosure deadlines loom - Jessica DiNapoli and Makiko Yamazaki
  • Los Angeles Times - The troubled, covert agency responsible for moving the nation's most lethal cargo - Ralph Vartabedian, W.J. Hennigan
  • The Guardian - Fukushima disaster evacuees told to return to abandoned homes - Justin McCurry
  • CNBC - Radioactive wild boars have taken over two Japanese towns - David Reid
  • Wall Street Journal - Fukushima Mysteries Rattle Japan's Nuclear Industry - Alastair Gale and Negishi Mayumi
  • Japan Times - Nuclear energy industry lacks new talent as Fukushima fallout turns off graduates - Daisuke Kikuchi
  • The Ecologist UK - Terminal decline? Fukushima anniversary marks nuclear industry's deepening crisis - Jim Green / Nuclear Monitor
  • Washington Post - 6 years after the Fukushima disaster, its victims are still suffering - Sayuri Romei
  • Mainichi Daily News - Editorial: Hearing the voices of victims, 6 years from the Great East Japan Earthquake
  • POWERmag - Six Years After Fukushima, Only Three Reactors Operating in Japan, More Poised to Restart - 03/09/2017 | Sonal Patel
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Put an end to the heartless bullying of young evacuees from Fukushima
  • Deutsche Welle - Six years after Fukushima - women and children still suffer most - SFGate
  • San Francisco Chronicle - Is Fukushima's thyroid issues caused by radiation?
  • Japan Times - Concerns emerge over guarantee for Toshiba's U.S. nuclear project
  • Mainichi Daily News - Toshiba U.S. nuclear power unit liquidation may flare into diplomatic dustup
  • Nikkei Asian Review - US guaranteed $8.3bn of debt for Westinghouse-led reactor project
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Toshiba looks to unload most of Westinghouse
  • Reuters - Toshiba's Westinghouse should decide on Chapter 11 by end-March - Japan Finmin - Takashi Umekawa
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Westinghouse inches toward Chapter 11 cliff
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Toshiba speeds up study for Chapter 11 filing for N-unit
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Wild swings in Toshiba shares as earnings deadline looms
  • Energy Business Review - Top nuclear power pros and cons
  • Copenhagen Post - Plans unveiled for a massive uranium mine in Greenland - Ray W
  • Toronto Star - More questions than answers on nuclear energy - Frank Grossman, Willowdale
  • San Antonio Express-News - City considering opposing nuclear waste transport - Brendan Gibbons
  • Moline Dispatch Argus - McCombie's nuclear power bill approved in committee
  • Taipei Times - Thousands expected to march to protest nuclear power today - Abraham Gerber
  • Newburyport Daily News - Seabrook Town Notebook: Nuke plant pays to repair damage to pier - Angeljean Chiaramida
  • Portsmouth Herald News - Nuke plant, town reach deal over pier damage - Max Sullivan
  • IAEA - Register for June Conference on Nuclear Installation Safety - Jeremy Li, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • WKXW New Jersey 101.5 - PSEG warns more nuclear plants may close without more government help - Adam Hochron
  • New York Times - The Lonely Towns of Fukushima - Motoko Rich
  • Richmond Times-Dispatch - Public hearing set on Dominion's application to build new nuclear reactor
  • TASS - Putin expects Akkuyu nuclear power plant to become strategic investment
  • Daily Sabah - Turkey, Russia determined to strengthen economic collaboration - International Business Times
  • IBTimes - Fukushima News: High Nuclear Reactor Radiation Fails To Bring Out Melted Fuel - Ishani Roy
  • Asia Times - Wanted: Kamikaze robots, no experience required - Daniel Hurst
  • Asbury Park Press - Human error behind Oyster Creek 'violation' - Amanda Oglesby
  • Colorado Daily - Peace Train: Skeptical of the nuclear option - Judith Mohling, Rocky Mountain Peace and Justice Center
  • Palm Beach Daily News - Coudert speaker: 'More weapons will not make America safe again' - Gregory Cox
  • Japan Times - Revolutionary disruption coming to the energy sector - David Howell
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - Mass Nuclear Decommissioning Citizens Advisory Panel - Frank Mand
  • Pakistan Observer - IAEA's endorsement for K-2, K-3
  • Basingstoke Observer - AWE pension dispute rumbles on as workers vote for eight more walkouts - Christian Wilson
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea shows activity at nuclear test site in possible preparation for new test: 38 North - jschang@yna.co.kr
  • Platts - Workers at France's EDF to strike again starting Mar 13 evening - Ana-Maria Tolbaru
  • Times & Star - New Cumbria power station Moorside at 'core' of region's growth plans - Andrew Clarke
  • World Nuclear News - US agencies look at excess uranium inventory
  • World Nuclear News - IAEA notes progress with Kazakh research reactor safety
  • World Nuclear News - Ukraine sets sights on EU power export in 2019
  • World Nuclear News - Robotic surveys resume at Fukushima Daiichi 1
  • The Hill - New regs for Monday: Nuclear, water, acquisitions - Tim Devaney
  • Hurriyet Daily News - Russian institutions, Ankara chamber sign deal to train employees for nuclear power plants
  • Rutland Herald - NRC makes trust fund finding - Susan Smallheer
  • E&E Daily - POLICY: DOE may be prime target for Trump budget cutters - Peter Behr
  • NHK World - Move Home or Move On
  • NHK World - Fukushima Daiichi 6 Years On
  • TASS - Russian nuclear submarines hold underwater torpedo duel
  • Newsweek - Why the EPA Is Allowing Contaminated Groundwater to Go Untreated - Dan Ross
  • Cyprus Mail - State lab a ticking time bomb, MPs hear - Evie Andreou
  • Miami's Community Newspapers - Energy matters. It powers our lives. - Susan Susan Glickma
  • Japan Times - Japan firm unafraid to take risks in growing renewable energy market - Noriyuki Suzuki
  • Public Citizen - Corporate Interests Give Tens of Millions to Dismantle Legal Rights of Consumers and Patients
  • GAO - Radioactive Sources: Opportunities Exist for Federal Agencies to Strengthen Transportation Security GAO-17-58
  • NRC - NRC Schedules Conference with FPL to Discuss Inspection Finding at St. Lucie Nuclear Power Plant
  • Trend News Agency - Iran calls perspective of co-op with IAEA "good"
  • NHK World - NRA head calling for renewed support for Fukushima
  • NHK World - Govt. to lift more Fukushima evacuation orders
  • Asahi Shimbun - SIX YEARS AFTER: TEPCO's 'casino in desert' looms in evacuated Fukushima town
  • Asahi Shimbun - SIX YEARS AFTER: Aftershocks at more than twice usual quake rate since 2011 event
  • Asahi Shimbun - SIX YEARS AFTER: Miyagi coast, sea searched for 2,550 missing tsunami victims - Tatsuya Sasaki
  • Japan Times - Nuclear energy industry lacks new talent as Fukushima fallout turns off graduates - Daisuke Kikuchi
  • Japan Times - Six years on, Fukushima child evacuees face menace of school bullies - Thomas Wilson and Minami Funakoshi
  • Japan Times - Tepco to send new robot into Fukushima reactor 1 in bid to find melted fuel
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Fukushima's mushroom log industry sees buds of recovery
  • Mainichi Daily News - 40% of local leaders doubt 3.11 disaster area recovery by 2020 due to Fukushima crisis
  • Mainichi Daily News - TEPCO to use 'fishing gear-like' robot to hunt for melted fuel at Fukushima nuke plant
  • Jiji Press - Japan to Mark 6th Anniversary of March 11 Disaster Saturday
  • Jiji Press - 6 Years On: Univ. Student Passing Lessons from March 2011 Disaster
  • Jiji Press - 6 Years On: TEPCO Fukushima N-Plant Decommission Work Not Progressing Smoothly
  • Jiji Press - 6 Years On: Double-Loan Relief for Disaster Victims in Transition
  • Jiji Press - 6 Years On: Only 20 Pct of Firms Resume Biz near Fukushima N-Plant
  • Jiji Press - 6 Years On: Fukushima Man Assisting Other Nuclear Evacuees in Niigata Pref.
  • Yonhap News - Malay police confirm N. Korean assassination victim as Kim Jong-nam: reports - pbr@yna.co.kr
  • Press TV - PressTV-Israel killing nuclear scientists in Mideast: Iran
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: International Energy Agency FR Document: 2017-04746 Citation: 82 FR 13325 PDF Pages 13325-13326 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Methane Hydrate Advisory Committee FR Document: 2017-04765 Citation: 82 FR 13324 PDF Pages 13324-13325 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: State Energy Advisory Board, Teleconference FR Document: 2017-04766 Citation: 82 FR 13326 PDF Page 13326 (1 page) Permalink
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Proposed Rule Completeness of the Department of Energy's Compliance Recertification Application for the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant FR Document: 2017-04800 Citation: 82 FR 13282 PDF Pages 13282-13285 (4 pages) Permalink
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc. FR Document: 2017-04760 Citation: 82 FR 13338 PDF Page 13338 (1 page) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Facility Operating Licenses: Aerotest Operations, Inc.; Aerotest Radiography and Research Reactor FR Document: 2017-04756 Citation: 82 FR 13366 PDF Pages 13366-13369 (4 pages) Permalink
  • Veterans Affairs Department - Notice Meetings: Research Advisory Committee on Gulf War Veterans' Illnesses FR Document: 2017-04776 Citation: 82 FR 13376 PDF Pages 13376-13377 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Peninsula Reports - Nuclear safe storage resolution advances through Michigan Senate energy committee
  • New York Times - Afghanistan Is Now Trump's War
  • CounterPunch - The United States and the Russian Devil: 1917-2017 - William Blum
  • NNSS News - Update: Progress Made at the NNSS Yucca Flat/Climax Mine Groundwater Characterization Area
  • USNIC News - NIC News Update: Urgent Action Needed by Congress and DOE to Address Growing Costs, Stakes From Political Impasse over Nation's Nuclear Waste Management Program

    Thursday, March 09, 2017

  • Aiken Standard - Rep. Joe Wilson: South Carolina ratepayers have spent $1.5 billion on Yucca Mountain - Michael Smith
  • McClatchy Washington Bureau - Congressman's effort to move nuclear waste out of S.C. is a tough sell - Donovan Harrell
  • KSNV News3LV Las Vegas - Congresswoman Rosen talks health care and Yucca Mountain from D.C. - Jami Seymore
  • EIN Presswire - Urgent Action Needed to Address Growing Costs, Stakes From Political Impasse over U.S. Nuclear Waste Management Program - Caleb Ward, USNIC
  • Michigan Peninsula News - Nuclear safe storage resolution advances through Michigan Senate energy committee
  • MINA - NATO dropped 10t of depleted Uranium on Kosovo in 1999
  • Occupational Health & Safety - DOE Wants Comments on Possible Changes to Uranium Transfers
  • Asahi Shimbun - Kyoto students disprove reason for Big Bang's lithium paradox - Akira Hatano
  • KING5 Seattle - Senators demand investigation of Hanford worker comp - Susannah Frame
  • CapeCodToday - Downwinders Hold "Remember Fukushima" Vigil on Saturday - Sixth anniversary of Fukushima nuke disaster
  • teleSUR - Hunt Begins for Whistleblower in CIA Wikileaks Drop
  • SF Bayview - Navy's pick to review Shipyard cleanup fraud also faked data--City staff 'extremely concerned' about choice of CH2M Hill - John Shutt
  • GlobalNews - Families that sheltered Edward Snowden seek refuge in Canada - Monique Scotti
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - LANL: Frontiers In Science Talk Explores 'The Mystery Of Detonation' - Carol A. Clark
  • KATU Portland - Senators, including Wyden, seek return of protections for whistleblowers - Associated Press
  • AP - Doctors: Radiation not biggest impact on Fukushima health - Mari Yamaguchi
  • AP - A look at S.Korea's looming presidential impeachment verdict - Kim Tong-Hyung
  • Bloomberg - EPA Chief Scott Pruitt Discounts Carbon's Role in Warming Planet - Catherine Traywick, Ari Natter, and Nushin Huq
  • Bloomberg - Wind Power Blows Through Nuclear, Coal as Costs Drop at Sea - Jess Shankleman and Brian Parkin
  • Bloomberg - U.S. Admits New Strategy Needed to Stop N. Korea Nuclear Program - Nick Wadhams
  • Reuters - video: Fukushima-hit towns scramble to clear out wild boars - Ryan Brooks
  • Reuters - Wild boars offer challenge for homecomers in radiation-hit Fukushima - Teppei Kasai and Kiyoshi Takenaka
  • Reuters - U.S. aware of CIA security breach in 2016; contractors suspected in leak - John Walcott and Andrea Shalal
  • Reuters - Toshiba's Westinghouse brings in bankruptcy lawyers; disclosure deadlines loom - Jessica DiNapoli and Makiko Yamazaki
  • UPI - North Korea sold nuclear material online, U.N. panel says - Elizabeth Shim
  • Yonhap News - Ex-White House official: N. Korea likely to achieve reliable nuclear ICBM in 5 years
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea, U.S. to discuss N. Korean nuclear threat: spokesman
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea widens its trade embargo lists over possible NK weapons development
  • E&E Daily - KENTUCKY: Legislature poised to lift ban on nuclear power - Rod Kuckro
  • Cornell Daily Sun, Cornell University - Former Japanese Prime Minister Naoto Kan to Visit Cornell Campus - Alisha Gupta
  • IBTimes - Fukushima Overrun--Wild Boars Amid Radiation From Nuclear Reactor Meltdown - Juliana Rose Pignataro
  • The Guardian - Dying robots and failing hope: Fukushima clean-up falters six years after tsunami - Justin McCurry
  • The Conversation - Six years after Fukushima, much of Japan has lost faith in nuclear power - Tatsujiro Suzuki, Professor and Director, Research Center for Nuclear Weapons Abolition, Nagasaki University
  • RT - Radioactive Fukushima boars culled to clear way for returning residents (PHOTOS)
  • Thomson Reuters Foundation - FEATURE-After Fukushima disaster, Japanese mothers don lab coats to measure radiation - Mari Shibata
  • The Independent - Offshore windfarms set to become cheaper source of electricity than nuclear power stations - Ian Johnston
  • Financial Times - Toshiba nuclear unit hires specialist bankruptcy lawyers - Kana Inagaki and Leo Lewis in Tokyo
  • Beaver County Times - Big Beaver scrapyard remediated after radioactive material found there - Jared Stonesifer
  • Pakistan Observer - IAEA approves K-2, K-3 safeguards agreement
  • Focus Taiwan - No plan to restart suspended nuclear reactors: minister - Huang Ya-chuan and Y.F. Low
  • Las Cruces Sun-News - State police drill inspection process for nuclear repository - The Associated Press
  • Malaysiakini - Nuclear power too costly and risky, says Harapan
  • Arizona Sonoro News - Contamination from decades of uranium mining lingers on Navajo land - Lauren Renteria
  • Rakyat Post - Malaysia can gain more from nuclear power technology
  • Xinhua News - UN nuclear agency board members support Amano's third term as IAEA chief
  • Iranian Financial Tribune - MP Explains Implications of US-IAEA Talks for JCPOA
  • Slovak Spectator - Police raid companies completing Mochovce plant
  • POWERmag - Molten Salt Reactor Claims Melt Down Under Scrutiny - Kennedy Maize
  • ESI Africa - S.Africa: court rules in favour of Necsa
  • Tampa Bay Times - Romano: Lawmakers and utilities – once more into your wallets, dear friends - John Romano
  • AzerNews - Rosatom: Cooperation in Akkuyu NPP to determine further partnership with Turkey - Kamila Aliyeva
  • IAEA - Major Safety Improvements at Kazakhstan's Research Reactor: IAEA Review - Nanako Kogiku, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • CBS Los Angeles - Concerned Parents Call For Full Cleanup Of Toxic Santa Susana Site
  • San Luis Obispo New Times - Kudos to PG&E - Jane Swanson - San Luis Obispo Mothers for Peace
  • Metroland Toronto - OPINION: Don't blame renewable energy for Ontario's electricity costs - Keith Brooks
  • E&E Daily - CLIMATE: Senators push nuclear lifeline with Obama legacy in jeopardy - Hannah Northey
  • KNAU Arizona Public Radio - EPA Grant Awarded to Diné College's Abandoned Uranium Mine Program - Ryan Heinsius
  • Port Augusta Transcontinental - Flinders Local Action Group call public meeting - Marco Balsamo
  • KELO AM-FM Sioux Falls, SD - Selling nuclear waste to central South Dakota - Jack Taylor
  • Canadian Green Tech - Terrestrial Energy turns to UNB for nuclear energy testing
  • Los Angeles Times - Earthquake on the beach: Scientists think a 7.4 temblor could reach from L.A. to San Diego - Rong-Gong Lin II
  • Vermont Journalism Trust - Tribe wants say in Vermont Yankee sale - Mike Faher
  • Middletown Press, New Haven, CT - Letter: Millstone is misdefining terms to mislead consumers - Matt Fossen, spokesman for the Stop the Millstone Payout coalition
  • Norwich Bulletin - Our View: Millstone bill deserves support
  • Newsco Insider UK - First expert panellists revealed for The Big Energy Debate
  • Herald Scotland - Letter: We can only move nuclear weapons, not get rid of them completely - Hugh Andrew, West Newington House, 10 Newington Road, Edinburgh.
  • Calvert Recorder - Calvert Cliffs plant back online after refueling outage - Tamara Ward
  • NRC - NRC Names Resident Inspector at St. Lucie Nuclear Power Plant
  • World Nuclear News - Siemens prints part for Krško plant
  • World Nuclear News - National Nuclear Lab needs 'refinement, not change'
  • World Nuclear News - Cameco considers future of US operations
  • Asahi Shimbun - EDITORIAL: 3/11 anniversary should compel reassessment of nuclear policy
  • Asahi Shimbun - SIX YEARS AFTER: Asahi survey: Disaster victims pessimistic over Olympics effect
  • Asahi Shimbun - SIX YEARS AFTER: Ghostly voice leads wife to handle grief by writing letters - Yosuke Watanabe
  • Japan Times - Red Cross to adopt first official charter for volunteers using lessons learned from the 2011 Great East Japan earthquake and tsunami
  • Japan Times - Tepco's biggest hurdle: How to remove melted fuel from crippled Fukushima reactors - Kazuaki Nagata
  • Japan Today - 6 years after nuclear disaster, residents trickle back to deserted towns - Kiyoshi Takenaka and Teppei Kasai
  • Jiji Press - 6 Years On: Fukushima Striving to Stop Bullying of Evacuees
  • Jiji Press - TEPCO to Send Probe into Damaged No. 1 Reactor in Fukushima
  • KBS WORLD Radio - UN Report: N. Korea Tried to Sell Nuclear-Weapons Material Last Year
  • Kyodo News - OPINION: A dangerous nuclear dinosaur - Masafumi Takubo and Frank von Hippel
  • Kyodo News - Antinuclear groups march in Taiwan to mark Fukushima anniversary
  • Kyodo News - OPINION: Nuclear test ban facing new challenge on Trump's watch
  • Kyodo News - TEPCO to examine inside of Fukushima No. 1 reactor Tues. with robot
  • Mainichi Daily News - Bullied Fukushima evacuee releases new note for disaster's 6th anniversary
  • Mainichi Daily News - Fukushima laden with piles of radioactive soil that can't be moved into storage
  • Mainichi Daily News - Japan's Amano re-elected IAEA chief unopposed
  • NHK World - Evacuated Fukushima children victims of bullying
  • NHK World - Only 20% of planned waste site secured
  • NHK World - Nearly 50% of Fukushima evacuees felt harassed
  • NHK World - New Decommissioning Technology - VT Digger
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - IAEA board OK's Amano's 3rd term
  • Bellona - Six years on, Fukushima rests its hopes on fearless robots - Charles Digges
  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - Notice Meetings: Subcommittee for Dose Reconstruction Reviews, Advisory Board on Radiation and Worker Health, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health FR Document: 2017-04617 Citation: 82 FR 13119 PDF Page 13119 (1 page) Permalink
  • Energy Department - Notice Excess Uranium Management: Effects of Potential DOE Transfers on Domestic Uranium Mining, Conversion, and Enrichment Industries FR Document: 2017-04668 Citation: 82 FR 13106 PDF Pages 13106-13116 (11 pages) Permalink
  • Pahrump Valley Times - Rick Perry, new energy secretary, open on Yucca Mountain - Gary Martin
  • New York Times - C.I.A. Scrambles to Contain Damage From WikiLeaks Documents - Matthew Rosenberg, Scott Shane and Adam Goldman
  • Asahi Shimbun - SIX YEARS AFTER: 3/11 tsunami banner evokes the unimaginable in Tokyo's Ginza - Ryuji Kudo
  • North Texas Daily - UNT researchers focus on nuclear waste management methods

    Wednesday, March 08, 2017

  • Louisville Courier-Journal - Kentucky on verge of lifting nuclear moratorium - James Bruggers
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Will Trump back Bill Gates' dream of a renaissance? - John Fialka
  • The Ecologist UK - Atom bomb test veterans: Soviet justice in London's High Court - Chris Busby
  • Mobile Press-Register - EPA takes over treatment of acidic, slightly radioactive wastewater at Pascagoula site - Ben Raines
  • Sri Lanka Guardian - Saudi Arabia and its future - Elodie Pichon
  • Tri-City Herald - New energy secretary urged to reinstate whistleblower rules - Annette Cary
  • Great Falls Tribune - Governor vetoes 'whistleblower' bill - Phil Drake
  • National Law Review - Increase in NRC OI Discrimination Investigations in FY 2016 Coupled with Increased Investigation Demands
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - State police practice WIPP inspection process - Maddy Hayden
  • KAPP-KVEW Yakima, WA - Hanford ill worker compensation bill passes House - David Mann
  • Seattle Times - Washington's senators call for probe of working conditions at Hanford - Evan Bush
  • The Manufacturer UK - World's largest nuclear waste site to use new safer storage method - Aiden Burgess, Tim Brown
  • AP - Key events in case of ex-FBI agent lost in Iran on CIA job
  • AP - US, China lock horns on missile defense against NKorea - Matthew Pennington
  • AP - China says NKorea could suspend nukes for halt in US drills - Christopher Bodeen And Gillian Wong
  • Bloomberg - China Asks N. Korea to Halt Nuclear Activities - Tom Mackenzie
  • Bloomberg - China Calls on U.S., North Korea to Avoid 'Head-on Collision' - Adam Haigh
  • Bloomberg - Hungary Pushes Back Against Image of Russia's Trojan Horse in EU - Zoltan Simon
  • Reuters - Bangladeshi asylum seekers tricked into radiation clean-up: media - Minami Funakoshi and Thomas Wilson
  • Reuters - Six years after Fukushima nuclear disaster, residents trickle back to deserted towns - Kiyoshi Takenaka and Teppei Kasai
  • Reuters - U.S. judge rules against tribes seeking to stop Dakota pipeline - Timothy Gardner and Valerie Volcovici
  • Reuters - Exclusive: With India visit, Westinghouse CEO keeps nuclear project alive - Douglas Busvine
  • Reuters - China asks North Korea to stop missile tests, tells U.S. and South to seek talks - Ben Blanchard
  • Reuters - Trump administration pledges 'great strictness' on Iran nuclear deal - Francois Murphy
  • Reuters - U.N. nuclear watchdog board backs chief Amano for a third term - Francois Murphy
  • CNBC - Why a $1 trillion endeavor to modernize the US nuclear arsenal could get more bipartisan support - Jeff Daniels
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - A nuclear weapons ban should first do no harm to the NPT - Adam MountRichard Nephew
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - OF NUCLEAR INTEREST: Fukushima anniversary – a yearly wake-up call - Heather M. Lightner, registered nurse and a Plymouth resident. President of Concerned Neighbors of Pilgrim
  • Asia Times - Unanswered questions of the Fukushima nuclear disaster
  • Mainichi Daily News - Editorial: Reasons for Japan to dump nuclear power more obvious now than ever
  • World Nuclear News - Rosatom chief outlines commercial vision
  • World Nuclear News - Japanese fuel plant meets revised safety standards
  • World Nuclear News - Areva completes Cadarache MOX decommissioning
  • Pakistan Express Tribune - IAEA approves safeguards for K-2, K-3 nuclear power plants
  • Radio Pakistan - IAEA approves Pakistan's application of safeguards for nuclear power plant units
  • Economic Times - IAEA has approved safeguards request for 2 nuclear plant units: Pakistan
  • EurActiv - Energy analyst: New nuclear reactors will heavily increase Hungary's debt - Pavol Szalai
  • Budapest Business Journal - Orbán calls Putin after EC okays Paks expansion
  • Smithsonian - A Spoonful of Sugar Helps the Radioactive Oatmeal Go Down--When MIT and Quaker Oats paired up to conduct experiments on unsuspecting young boys - Lorraine Boissoneault
  • Times & Star - Nuclear conference to begin - Duncan Bick
  • Cleveland Plain Dealer - FirstEnergy rate increase for nuclear still shadowy but opponents lining up - John Funk
  • The Chronicle, Duke University - State investigators slam Duke's safety procedures after leak of radioactive material
  • Golden Isles.News, GA - Army vet part of nuclear cleanup - Gordon Jackson
  • GCR - UK group takes idea for mini nuclear reactor to Canada
  • St. Louis Public Radio - Army Corps prepares to clean up radioactive soils at homes in north St. Louis County - Eli Chen
  • Japan Today - Town mayor OKs restart of Genkai nuclear plant in Saga
  • Business Day South Africa - Letter: Nuclear lessons needed - Dr David Makovah
  • Military.com - Navy Officers Get Higher Nuclear Bonus
  • KPBS - Attorney General Xavier Becerra Sides With Edison and Coastal Commission To Store Nuclear Waste At San Onofre - Amita Sharma
  • KEVN Black Hills Fox - Uranium mining project takes a step forward - Heather Janssen
  • Japan Times - Toshiba speeds up study into Chapter 11 filing for ailing U.S. nuclear unit
  • York News-Times - Regulators inspect nuclear plant after key system failed - York News-Times, York, NE
  • Patriot Ledger - No status change for Pilgrim nuclear plant - Emily Clark
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - PILGRIM NUCLEAR POWER STATION: NRC annual assessment is status quo - Emily Clark
  • Creamer Media's Engineering News - Earthlife's application to stop nuclear waste smelter construction fails - Megan van Wyngaardt
  • Vermont Journalism Trust - Feds commit to Vermont public meeting on Yankee sale
  • Derbyshire Times - Nuclear waste fears at new housing site - Dan Hayes
  • IBTimes - Fukushima News: Radioactive Hoax? Refugees Forced To Clean Nuclear Material For Japan Visas - Tom O'Connor
  • New Hampshire Union Leader - Nuke plant, Seabrook reach deal over pier damage
  • Manitoulin Expositor - Letter: Vindication for Algoma Manitoulin Nuclear Awareness at last - Lyle Dewar, Providence Bay
  • Blackburn News - Environment Minister Asked To Dismiss Nuclear Waste Repository In Kincardine - Janice MacKay
  • Business Day South Africa - Cheaper renewable energy in US shows up Eskom's nuclear folly - Janine Myburgh
  • BBC - Chapelcross nuclear site could 'relaunch economy'
  • The Local Switzerland - Earthquakes in Switzerland: how safe are we?
  • Daily Cardinal, WI - Environmental justice advocate defends nuclear energy - Ellen Krebs
  • News & Observer - State says poor handling of uranium leak at Duke showed 'negative safety culture' - Ron Gallagher
  • Independent Barents Observer - World's first floating nuclear power plant should not be fueled with uranium while in St. Petersburg, environmentalists say - Atle Staalesen
  • Infrastructure news - Nuclear waste smelting to commence after Earthlife loses in court - Riante Naidoo
  • Chattanooga Pulse - Environment and Energy Lite? - Sandy Kurtz
  • Business Day South Africa - Letter: Zuptas benefit off nuclear - Michael Fridjhon
  • E&E Daily - BUDGET: Hill braces for DOE cuts, looks to Mulvaney's record for clues - Geof Koss and George Cahlink
  • San Diego Reader - About those bombs dropped on North Clairemont... - Julie Stalmer
  • GAO - Department of Energy: Excess Uranium Transfers GAO-17-472T
  • GAO - Nuclear Regulatory Commission: Changes Planned to Budget Structure and Justification GAO-17-294
  • NAS - Project Update: Assessment of the Department of Veterans Affairs Airborne Hazards and Open Burn Pit Registry
  • NRC - NRC Names New Senior Resident Inspector at Braidwood Nuclear Plant
  • NRC - NRC To Hold Public Meeting on Arkansas Nuclear One
  • NRC - NRC Names Senior Resident Inspector at BWXT Nuclear Fuel Facility in Lynchburg
  • USGS - M 4.7 - 99km ENE of Miyako, Japan
  • IAEA - IAEA Board of Governors Reappoints Director General
  • IAEA - Statement by Chairman of IAEA Board of Governors on Re-appointment of Director General
  • IAEA - Breaking Barriers, Leading Nuclear Executives Share their Paths to Success: IAEA Celebrates International Women's Day - Oleksandra Gudkova, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Trend News Agency - Iran FM downplays possibility of US failure to remove sanctions - Farhad Daneshvar
  • Press TV - All parties to JCPOA must fulfill commitments, says Iran's IAEA envoy
  • Press TV - Luxembourg court rejects US bid to freeze Iran assets, Washington appeals: CBI chief
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Northern New Mexico FR Document: 2017-04518 Citation: 82 FR 12953 PDF Page 12953 (1 page) Permalink
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Savannah River Site FR Document: 2017-04519 Citation: 82 FR 12953 PDF Pages 12953-12954 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Direct Transfers of Licenses; Approvals: Entergy Nuclear FitzPatrick, LLC, Entergy Nuclear Operations, Inc., and Exelon Generation Co., LLC; James A. FitzPatrick Nuclear Power Plant FR Document: 2017-04537 Citation: 82 FR 13018 PDF Pages 13018-13019 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Environmental Assessments; Availability, etc.: Entergy Nuclear Operations, Inc., Vermont Yankee Nuclear Power Station FR Document: 2017-04542 Citation: 82 FR 13015 PDF Pages 13015-13018 (4 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Facility Operating and Combined Licenses: Applications and Amendments Involving Proposed No Significant Hazards Considerations, etc. FR Document: 2017-04502 Citation: 82 FR 13019 PDF Pages 13019-13026 (8 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on APR1400 FR Document: 2017-04541 Citation: 82 FR 13026 PDF Page 13026 (1 page) Permalink
  • Greenpeace International - Fukushima nuclear disaster and the violation of women's & children's human rights - Blogpost by Kendra Ulrich
  • Congress.gov - S.512 - A bill to modernize the regulation of nuclear energy. - Sponsor: Sen. Barrasso, John [R-WY]
  • Japan Times - Grief victims themselves, mental care specialists reach out to Fukushima evacuees - Miya Tanaka
  • Japan News - Joban Line section in Fukushima sees trial run
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Tomioka town govt back after 6 years
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Lawyers help expedite disputes in 2011 disaster reconstruction
  • Exchange Monitor - DOE Contractors Wait for Policy Guidance as Trump Administration Slowly Forms - Chris Schneidmiller
  • Exchange Monitor - LANL Prepares to Treat Nitrate Salts Drums
  • Exchange Monitor - MOX Contractor Draws NNSA Criticism, Small Award Fee in Stinging FY16 Evaluation - Alissa Tabirian

    Tuesday, March 07, 2017

  • Capital Journal Central South Dakota - Haakon County rancher shares nuke waste concerns with Hughes County Commission - Stephen Lee
  • Mining.com - Cameco mulling sale of U.S. assets - Andrew Topf
  • The Hankyoreh - US expert: uranium price falling, why is S. Korea seeking expensive spent fuel processing facilities?
  • The Independent - Experts baffled as robots sent to clean up Fukushima nuclear site keep dying - Niamh McIntyre
  • RT - Iraq gets £10bn loan from Britain… but only to pay back UK firms
  • Fortune - Trump's Regulatory Freeze Is Keeping Workers Exposed to this Toxic Material - Annalyn Kurtz
  • Cape Cod Broadcasting - NRC Says Pilgrim Plant Remains One of the Worst in the Nation - Brian Merchant
  • WATD-FM Marshfield - Plymouth: Cape Downwinders Devise Ballot Campaign - Mimi Walker
  • KNDO/KNDO Yakima/Kennewick - Senators call on Energy Secretary Perry to hold contractors accountable for whistleblower retaliation
  • Twin Falls Times-News - Letter: A dozen questions for INL - Tami Thatcher, Idaho Falls; former nuclear safety analyst at INL, now a nuclear safety consultant
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Senate passes INL buildings resolution - Bryan Clark
  • E&E Daily - ENERGY TRANSITIONS: In nuclear poker, who's betting on small reactors? - John Fialka
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Committee Delays GRT For Non-profit National Labs - Roger Snodgrass
  • Northwest Public Radio - Book Review: Atomic Geography: A Personal History Of The Hanford Nuclear Reservation - Emry Dinman
  • Tri-City Herald - Hanford industrial clothing to help vets looking for jobs - Annette Cary
  • AP - NKorea: US-SKorea exercises leading to 'nuclear disaster' - Edith M. Lederer
  • Bloomberg - EDF Begins $4.2 Billion Share Sale to Bolster Balance Sheet - Phil Serafino and Francois De Beaupuy
  • Bloomberg - Report: Syrian Children Suffering 'Toxic Stress' - The Associated Press
  • Bloomberg - World's Biggest Engineering Firm Plans to Spend Billions to Become Biggest in Infrastructure - John Gittelsohn and Matthew Winkler
  • Bloomberg - U.S. Begins Thaad Deployment in South Korea After Missile Firing - Isabel Reynolds and Kanga Kong
  • Reuters - UPDATE 2-EDF seeks new capital as stock lingers near all-time low - Geert De Clercq and Sudip Kar-Gupta
  • Reuters - China nuclear power executive calls for faster sector growth: China Daily - Adam Jourdan
  • Reuters - Exclusive: Cameco explores U.S. mines sale as uranium slump drags on - CEO - Rod Nickel
  • U.S. News & World Report - Lawmakers Tread Murky Details of Nuclear Bailout Debate - ANNA GRONEWOLD, Associated Press
  • North Country Public Radio - Assembly hearing on nuke plant bailout draws supporters and critics, but no Cuomo officials - Karen DeWitt (NYS Capitol Correspondent) , in Albany, NY
  • Argus Media - New York legislators question nuclear subsidy
  • Syracuse Post Standard - Should NY lawmakers block nuclear subsidies? Debate rages at Albany hearing - Tim Knauss
  • China Daily - Nuclear power exec calls for massive expansion of sector - Zheng Xin
  • Kenya Business Standard - Suitors line up to walk Kenya down controversial path to nuclear energy - Paul Wafula
  • Daily Sabah - International Nuclear Summit to kick off in Istanbul
  • U.S. News & World Report - Beaver Valley Nuclear Plant Future Hinges on Subsidies - Anya Litvak, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
  • Forbes - Outrage Swells Over NY State's Handling of Indian Point Nuclear Plant Closure - Jared Anderson
  • News & Star - Nuclear conference to begin
  • U.S. News & World Report - Brownville, Neb: Regulators Inspect Nuclear Plant After Key System Failed - AP
  • Malaysiakini - Nancy: Malaysia is ready for nuclear power
  • Platts - Kentucky closes in on lifting nuclear power moratorium - Bob Matyi
  • Korea Times - KEPCO emerging as potential buyer for Westinghouse - Lee Hyo-sik
  • NW Evening Mail - Korean firm may be 'saviour' of proposed Moorside nuclear plant
  • Johannesburg Citizen - Earthlife Africa loses bid to halt nuclear waste smelting operations - Ilse de Lange
  • Omaha World-Herald - Commission will inspect NPPD's response to error at nuclear plant - Cole Epley
  • Decatur Daily - NRC probing how gun got inside nuke plant - Evan Belanger
  • Al-Arabiya - Iran honestly abiding by nuclear deal or terrified of changing times? - Heshmat Alavi
  • Iranian Financial Tribune - IAEA Verifies Compliance of Tehran's Nuclear Program
  • Times of Israel - Trump unsure of whether to scrap Iran nuke deal, UN watchdog says
  • Mehr News - Iran calls on IAEA to boost nuclear safety in world
  • Trend News Agency - IAEA on Low Enriched Uranium Bank creation in Kazakhstan - Elena Kosolapova
  • Tasnim News Agency - Iran Highlights IAEA's Role in Nuclear Safety of G-77 Members
  • Tasnim News Agency - IAEA Continues to Verify Non-Diversion of Nuclear Material in Iran: Amano
  • World Nuclear News - Changes to UK nuclear liability regime
  • World Nuclear News - Japanese utilities enhance nuclear safety cooperation
  • World Nuclear News - Amano highlights IAEA efforts to bolster safety
  • Slovak Spectator - Žiga: We can cooperate with Iran in peaceful use of nuclear energy
  • Nigeria Guardian - Oil, the west and the nuclear race – Part 2 - Patrick Dele Cole | 07 March 2017 | 3:04 am
  • Business Insurance - Presumptive comp bill for nuclear site workers moves forward - Louise Esola
  • HNN Huntingtonnews - WV Dept. of Health has no Records on Former Radioactive Plant
  • Mainichi Daily News - Town mayor gives nod to restart Genkai nuclear plant in Saga Pref.
  • NJ Spotlight - PSEG Warns That Without Subsidies Nuclear Plants Could Go Dark - Tom Johnson
  • JD Supra - Projects and Energy Weekly Snippets - Mahashini Govender, Charles Marais
  • ESI Africa - S.Africa: department of energy opposes review application
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Long way ahead for decommissioning of nuclear power plant in Fukushima
  • Bay Area Indymedia - Fukushima Catastrophe at 6: Normalizing Radiation Exposure Demeans Women and Kids and Risk
  • Echonetdaily - Fukushima disaster 'continues unchecked'
  • Nippon Communications Foundation - Fukushima Daiichi Today: Successes and Setbacks - Takahashi Hideki
  • Energy Collective - NASA Restarts PU-238 Production at Two Sites - Dan Yurman
  • Slovak Spectator - Completion of Mochovce nuclear plant remains unresolved
  • Reuters - BRIEF-African Energy Resources to sell Zambian uranium projects to GoviEx Uranium
  • DefenseNews - Commentary: The looming crisis for US tritium production - John R. Harvey and Franklin C. Miller
  • News-Herald, Willoughby, OH - Perry Nuclear Power Plant undergoing scheduled outage for refueling, maintenance - Andrew Cass
  • BelTA - On-the-job training for Belarusian students at Kalinin nuclear power plant
  • New York Times - Iran Nuclear Deal Could Be Gateway for Terrorism Legal Claims - Charlie Savage
  • Press TV - US effort to seize Iran's assets in Luxembourg illegal: Official
  • Press TV - IAEA must continue role in developing peaceful nuclear technology: Iran
  • Sheffield Telegraph - Star Interview with Richard Blackledge: How Sheffield expert is tackling the legacy of world's worst nuclear disaster - Richard Blackledge
  • Vestnik Kavkaza - IAEA: low enriched uranium bank to be opened in Kazakhstan by September
  • Japan Times - Students attend final graduation for schools closed by Fukushima nuclear disaster
  • Asahi Shimbun - SIX YEARS AFTER: Father, daughter grow closer through 100-km drives to school - Kazumasa Sugimura
  • Asahi Shimbun - SIX YEARS AFTER: Father lights up abandoned land in Fukushima for missing son - Shigetaka Kodama
  • Mainichi Daily News - Mayor suggests officials living in Fukushima town get promotion priority
  • Augusta Chronicle - Sub-par concrete won't add much to Vogtle list of woes - Thomas Gardiner
  • Spectrum-TWC News - Public Hearing Held to Discuss Zero Emissions Credit Program - Nick Reisman
  • Tehran Times - Ambassador hails China's role in achievement of nuclear deal
  • Times of Israel - Trump calls Netanyahu to discuss Iranian 'aggression' - Raphael Ahren
  • Northumberland Today - Cameco approved for 10-year operating licence - Valerie MacDonald
  • BelTA - Rybakov: Belarus will maintain close cooperation with IAEA - If you use BelTA's materials, you must credit us with a hyperlink to eng.belta.by.
  • DaijiWorld - Rosatom's order book position valued at $133 bn
  • Trend News Agency - Iran's Zarif denies talks with Rex Tillerson - Farhad Daneshvar
  • Japan Times - Financial crunch time looms for Fukushima's 'voluntary evacuees' - Satoshi Iizuka
  • Mainichi Daily News - 2 TEPCO affiliates get tax exemption approval under disaster aid system
  • Japan Today - Secondary use of free disaster relief housing in Fukushima stalling
  • Blackburn News - SNC Lavalin Wins $28M In Bruce Power Contracts - Janice MacKay
  • The Local Austria - Austria fumes at Hungary's Kremlin-backed nuclear plant backed nuclear plant - AFP
  • Independent Barents Observer - 30 years old sub with 64 nuclear warheads ready for re-launch - Thomas Nilsen
  • Times Herald-Record - Editorial: Indian Point questions asked and answered
  • NY Loop - Report Shows Cost Effective Energy After Westchester's Indian Point Shuts Down - Joyce Newman
  • Business Day South Africa - Shutting of power stations is 'hostile act' by Eskom, Cosatu says
  • Business Day South Africa - Public must keep blowing whistles to help watchdog fight fraudulence - David Lewis
  • NRC - NRC Names Senior Resident Inspector at Vogtle Nuclear Plant
  • NRC blog - Five Questions With Michael Weber
  • USGS - M 5.7 - 63km ENE of Mutsu, Japan
  • IAEA - China's First Wastewater Plant Using Radiation Opens - Miklos Gaspar, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • NHK World - Survey: Fewer evacuees want to return to Fukushima
  • NHK World - Survey: Many dissatisfied with 3/11 recovery
  • Kyodo News - Town mayor gives nod to restart Genkai nuclear plant in Saga Pref.
  • Asahi Shimbun - Enlarged photos detail A-bomb's destruction of Hiroshima - Yosuke Takashima
  • Japan Times - Mayor gives OK to restart two Genkai reactors
  • Japan Times - Iwate governor looks beyond 3/11 reconstruction, pushes comprehensive tourism and other programs
  • Japan Times - Students attend final graduation for schools closed by Fukushima nuclear disaster
  • Japan Times - Financial crunch time looms for Fukushima's 'voluntary evacuees' - Satoshi Iizuka
  • Mainichi Daily News - Town mayor gives nod to restart Genkai nuclear plant in Saga Pref.
  • Mainichi Daily News - 2 TEPCO affiliates get tax exemption approval under disaster aid system
  • Mainichi Daily News - Mayor suggests officials living in Fukushima town get promotion priority
  • Jiji Press - 6 Years On: More Reconstruction Staff Needed
  • Jiji Press - 6 Years On: Many Disaster-Hit Shops Fading in Tohoku
  • Jiji Press - Fukushima Unveils Reconstruction Support Song
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Exemptions and Combined Licenses; Amendments: Southern Nuclear Operating Co., Inc., Vogtle Electric Generating Plant, Units 3 and 4; Column Line N Wall ITAAC Dimension Change FR Document: 2017-04455 Citation: 82 FR 12856 PDF Pages 12856-12857 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Applications; Amendments; Correction FR Document: 2017-04284 Citation: 82 FR 12858 PDF Page 12858 (1 page) Permalink
  • Earth Institute, Columbia University - Replacing the Indian Point Nuclear Power Plant with Energy Efficiency - Steve Cohen
  • AllGov - What Does the Department of Energy Do?
  • OpenPR - Spent Nuclear Fuel (SNF) Dry Storage Casks Market - Things to Watch Out - Press release from: Transparency Market Research-Energy
  • St. Louis Public Radio - Chronic stress and the West Lake Landfill - Kelly Moffitt

    Monday, March 06, 2017

  • New York Times - Pawnee Nation Sues Oklahoma Oil Companies in Tribal Court Over Earthquake Damage
  • Stanford Daily - Three Stanford professors elected to National Academy of Engineering - Sarah Wishingrad
  • Kuwait News Agency - IAEA evaluates Iran's commitment to the nuclear deal
  • WATD FM Marshfield - Plymouth: Cape Downwinders Devise Ballot Campaign - Mimi Walker
  • UNM Daily Lobo - Indigenous people speak out against pollution of tribal lands - Celia Raney
  • KCPQ/Q13 FOX Tacoma - Hanford ill worker compensation bill passes House - Associated Press
  • HNN Huntingtonnews - Leaking Underground Tank Vapors Have Contributed to Worker Deaths in Washington and .... ?
  • AP - EU clears Hungary to build Russia-financed nuclear reactors
  • AP - North Korea fires 4 banned ballistic missiles into sea - Hyung-Jin Kim
  • AP - As US aid and influence shrinks in Pakistan, China steps in - Matthew Pennington
  • AP - Official says Iran indicts nuclear negotiation team member - AMIR VAHDAT and JON GAMBRELL
  • AP - Hackers drawn to energy sector's lack of sensors, controls
  • Bloomberg - EU Greenlights Hungary's Russia-Backed `Deal of the Century' - Zoltan Simon and Aoife White
  • Bloomberg - A Timeline of North Korea's Missile Launches and Nuclear Detonations - Sam Kim
  • Reuters - U.N. nuclear chief says confident of U.S. cooperation on Iran deal - Francois Murphy and Shadia Nasralla
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-EU clears Russian nuclear reactor project in Hungary - Foo Yun Chee and Krisztina Than
  • Reuters - North Korea fires four ballistic missiles into sea, angering Japan and South - Ju-min Park and Kaori Kaneko
  • Reuters - Iran indicts nuclear negotiator, holds Iranian-American on fraud charges
  • National Interest - Russia's Forgotten Nuclear War (On Itself) - Kyle Mizokami
  • OZY, Mountain View, CA - Time to Get Serious About Nuclear Power - Charles Kenny
  • Huffington Post - Replacing the Indian Point Nuclear Power Plant with Energy Efficiency - Steven Cohen
  • Casper Star-Tribune - Wyoming uranium operators face global glut - Heather Richards
  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - Beaver Valley hangs in the balance of nuclear subsidy efforts in two states - Anya Litvak
  • Politico.eu - Hungarian nuclear project secures final Brussels approval - Nicholas Hirst
  • World Nuclear News - Brexit deadline too tight for nuclear, inquiry hears
  • World Nuclear News - Hungary gets state aid clearance for Paks II project
  • World Nuclear News - Vattenfall sees challenging but promising year ahead
  • World Nuclear News - Final approval for Mulga Rock uranium project
  • Reuters - Swiss nuclear plant outages - Vera Eckert
  • POWERmag - Veolia Nuclear Solutions To Deploy Contaminated Water Treatment Systems At Four Magnox Sites in the U.K.
  • IAEA - Introductory Statement to Board of Governors - Nuclear Power
  • Iranian Financial Tribune - AEOI: No Problem in Exploring, Enriching Uranium
  • Iranian Financial Tribune - Abu Dhabi to Build World's Largest Solar Power Plant
  • Herald Scotland - Letters: Time to explode misconceptions of a nuclear attack
  • Focus Taiwan - Nuclear decommissioning costs to not affect power prices: MOEA - Huang Ya-chuan, Wang Cheng-chung and Huang Li-yun
  • IAEA - Romania's Nuclear Regulatory Mechanism Strengthened - Aabha Dixit, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Federation Of American Scientists blog - Secrecy News: JASON on Subcritical Nuclear Tests - Steven Aftergood
  • HNN Huntingtonnews - Huntington Medical Waste in 2016 Set off Radioactive Alarm at KY Landfill
  • Ha'aretz Daily - Netanyahu Extends Term of Ex-wife as Nuclear-safety Panel Head - Chaim Levinson
  • Hindustan Times - Kudankulam nuclear plant's 2nd unit likely to start commercial ops from April
  • News & Star - Farmer served notice after 30 years to make way for new Cumbria nuclear plant
  • Capital Journal Central South Dakota - Haakon County residents fighting borehole project - Kylee Whitehill
  • Yonhap News - Justice Party leader vows to close nuclear power plants - colin@yna.co.kr
  • Business Day South Africa - Letter: Anti-nuclear, pro-renewable advocates mistake 'intermittent' supply for 'variable' supply - Knox Msebenzi, MD: Nuclear Industry Association of SA (NIASA)
  • Rochester Democrat and Chronicle - Decision-makers skip N.Y. nuclear bailout hearing - Jon Campbell
  • Greentech Media - A Guide to the Debate Over Closing Nuclear Plants - Eric Gimon
  • Reuters - Exclusive - Cameco exploring sale of U.S. uranium mines - CEO - Rod Nickel
  • Reuters - BRIEF-Perry nuclear power plant begins refueling and maintenance outage
  • New York Observer - Gov. Cuomo Behaves Like New York Has an Energy Fairy
  • River Journal, Tarrytown, N.Y. - Public Hearing Addresses Local Concerns About Indian Point's Closure - Michael Jefferson
  • Good4Utah - Wirth Watching: Moab in the 1950's--The history of Moab from boomtown to painters paradise - Craig Wirth
  • Bellona - Nuclear icebreaker roll out delayed by unpaid bills and sanctions over Ukraine - Charles Digges
  • The Guardian - The stench of the Iraq war lingers behind today's preoccupation with fake news - Jeff Sparrow
  • in-cumbria - House of Lords to question Cumbrian nuclear experts - Duncan Bick
  • RTO Insider - NYISO, PSC: No Worries on Replacing Indian Point Capacity - Michael Kuser and Rich Heidorn Jr.
  • Bangkok Post - The politics of power plants Nareerat Wiriyapong Acting Asia
  • Japan Times - Few takers for free disaster relief housing in Fukushima
  • NJ Spotlight - Lower-Priced PSEG Transmission Project Still Raises Cost Concerns - Tom Johnson
  • Dundalk Democrat - Louth Rose Megan makes emotional trip to Chernobyl - David Lynch
  • Blackburn News - Bruce-Grey-Huron Reps Attend Bruce Power Developer Information Session - John Chippa
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - Chattanooga still vulnerable to once-in-500-years flood - Steve Johnson
  • GAO - Contractor Whistleblower Protections Pilot Program: Improvements Needed to Ensure Effective Implementation GAO-17-227
  • GAO - Nuclear Regulatory Commission: Regulatory Fee-Setting Calculations Need Greater Transparency GAO-17-232
  • IAEA - IAEA Director General Reviews Global Nuclear Trends at Start of Board Meeting - Aabha Dixit, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Trend News Agency - IAEA says Iran removes excess centrifuges from Fordow plant - Emil Ilgar
  • Yonhap News - N.K. fires four ballistic missiles; three fall into Japan waters - kyongae.choi@yna.co.kr
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Unions enter murky info war over Eskom, IPPs deal - Matthew le Cordeur
  • Press TV - IAEA verifies Iran's adherence to JCPOA for over one year
  • Energy Department - Notice Proposed Subsequent Arrangements FR Document: 2017-04311 Citation: 82 FR 12577 PDF Page 12577 (1 page) Permalink
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Proposed Rule Intention to Review and Rescind or Revise Clean Water Rule FR Document: 2017-04312 Citation: 82 FR 12532 PDF Page 12532 (1 page) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Licenses to Export Radioactive Waste; Correction FR Document: 2017-04291 Citation: 82 FR 12641 PDF Page 12641 (1 page) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Licenses to Import Radioactive Waste; Correction FR Document: 2017-04290 Citation: 82 FR 12640 PDF Pages 12640-12641 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Licenses to Import Radioactive Waste; Correction FR Document: 2017-04292 Citation: 82 FR 12640 PDF Page 12640 (1 page) Permalink

    Sunday, March 05, 2017

  • PR Web - IAEA Publishes ThorCon White Paper on Thorium/Uranium Molten Salt Reactor
  • WSJM St. Joseph, MI - Senate Committee Approves Spent Nuclear Fuel Resolution
  • Augusta Chronicle - Scuttlebiz: What's so funny about abolishing the DOE?
  • WPSD 6 Paducah - Carroll sponsors "The Leeper Act," looks to nuclear possibilities - Mike Mallory
  • SanJuanIslander - Book Review: New memoir by former Seattle Times journalist captures Northwest personalities, moments, and history
  • Tri-City Herald - Hanford ill worker compensation bill passed by state House - Annette Cary
  • Financial Times - Kepco seen as potential buyer for Toshiba's ailing nuclear unit - Kana Inagaki in Tokyo, Song Jung-a in Seoul
  • Herald Palladium - State committee approves Proos' nuclear fuel bill
  • Bangladesh Daily Star - World's first Generation 3+ nuke unit starts commercial operation in Russia
  • Paducah Sun - Carroll wants western Kentucky to have say on lifting nuke ban - Mason Blanford
  • BBC News - Nuclear submarine plans found in Welsh charity shop
  • Philippine Business Daily Mirror - New York's nuclear plant's closing raises new worries: How and when
  • New York Times News Service - Editorial: New York has no idea how to keep the lights on when Indian Point closes
  • Iranian Financial Tribune - IAEA to Recruit Iranian Nuclear Experts
  • Rocky Mount Telegram, NC - Classmates remember famous Rocky Mount native - Corey Davis
  • Yonhap News - Possibility of U.S. redeploying tactical nukes in S. Korea fuels fresh controversy - yonngong@yna.co.kr
  • Middle East Monitor - Iran: S-300 air defence system 'operational'
  • News24 - The French connection - Carien du Plessis
  • Sputnik News - Russia Interested in Implementation of NPP Construction Project in Egypt
  • Crain's Cleveland Business - Editorial: Power play
  • Times of India - 'No independent experts in panel to study neutrino project'
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - $1 million proposed for Pilgrim closure fund - Frank Mand
  • theSun Malaysia - Column - US court gives immunity to Bush for war crimes - Gurdial Singh Nijar
  • High Point Enterprise - Costly legacy of Three Mile Island taxes High Point - Paul B. Johnson
  • Sofia News Agency - Russia Ready to Attract Investor for Bulgaria's Belene N-Plant - Ambassador
  • Beyond Nuclear - Beyond Nuclear letter to the editor in the Washington Post: The looming danger of nuclear weapons - Kevin Kamps, Takoma Park
  • Atomic Insights - Dear Scott Pruitt – Please establish modern scientific basis for radiation regulations - Rod Adams
  • Atomic Insights - FFTF restoration would provide the fastest, most efficient path to fast spectrum neutron testing - Rod Adams
  • USGS - M 5.7 - 7km ENE of Surigao, Philippines
  • USGS - M 4.9 - 11km SSE of Hasaki, Japan
  • Energy Department - Notice Proposed Subsequent Arrangements FR Document: 2017-04311 Citation: 82 FR 12577 PDF Page 12577 (1 page) Permalink
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Proposed Rule Intention to Review and Rescind or Revise Clean Water Rule FR Document: 2017-04312 Citation: 82 FR 12532 PDF Page 12532 (1 page) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Licenses to Export Radioactive Waste; Correction FR Document: 2017-04291 Citation: 82 FR 12641 PDF Page 12641 (1 page) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Licenses to Import Radioactive Waste; Correction FR Document: 2017-04290 Citation: 82 FR 12640 PDF Pages 12640-12641 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Licenses to Import Radioactive Waste; Correction FR Document: 2017-04292 Citation: 82 FR 12640 PDF Page 12640 (1 page) Permalink

    Saturday, March 04, 2017

  • Antinuclear Australia - Does the Adelaide Advertiser get its nuclear material from nuclear lobbyist Ben Heard? - Dallas News
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Perry vows to champion department he once wanted to shutter - Gary Martin
  • Dallas Morning News - Rick Perry's challenges at Energy: science, budget battles, nuclear security - Tom Benning
  • New York Times - Project to Clear Radioactive Waste Completed at Idaho Site - The Associated Press
  • JD Supra - Effective Date of Beryllium Rule Delayed Again - Nickole Winnett, Jackson Lewis P.C.
  • Cape Cod Times - Pilgrim foes decry NRC's annual assessment - Christine Legere
  • New York Observer - Seeking for Safety: Whistleblower protections vary by state, and by government level - Monica Vendituoli
  • Fayetteville Observer - Another Hatchet Job on Snowden - Ray McGovern
  • Federal News Radio - Agencies could better protect whistleblowers working for contractors - Eric White
  • Idaho Statesman - Idaho should spend $85 million for INL computing, cybersecurity centers in Idaho Falls
  • LA Monitor - Regional Coalition gets positive vibe from trip - Tris DeRoma
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Report to consider waste facility's future - Luke Ramseth
  • AP - UN report shows North Korea using Africa to slip sanctions - Cara Anna
  • AP - Iran tests sophisticated Russian-made air defense system
  • Washington Post - There's no such thing as 'limited' nuclear war - Dianne Feinstein, Senator(D-CA)
  • Huntsville Times - Gun found at Browns Ferry Nuclear Plant; TVA launches investigation - Paul Gattis
  • Florence Times Daily - TVA: Worker got handgun past security at Browns Ferry Nuclear Plant - Evan Belanger
  • Farmington Daily Times - Farmington student named to uranium commission - Noel Lyn Smith
  • UPI - DARPA demonstrates radioactive threat detection system - Ryan Maass
  • Next Big Future - 4 Megawatt modular micro nuclear reactor is in Canadian pre-license review and targets 2025 for demo reactor
  • Syracuse Post Standard - Critics estimate what your town, school district will pay for nuke subsidies - Tim Knauss
  • Sunshine Coast Daily - Letter: Nuclear power the best solution - Bob Buick, Mountain Creek
  • Asahi Shimbun - Editorial: TEPCO blunders raise doubts on ability as nuke plant operator
  • ICIS - Traders question French nuclear availability forecasts for 2017
  • Hans India - Essay writing competition on Nuclear Energy -Nation's Energy
  • Business Standard - Union Govt brought Nuclear programme to North India: Dr Jitendra Singh
  • The Hindu - Detail hazards to nuclear scientists: HC
  • Hindustan Times - What steps did you take to ensure nuclear scientists' safety?: Bombay HC to Centre - Kanchan Chaudhari
  • Texas Public Radio - Texas Environmentalist Calls Perry Appointment To Head Energy A Mixed Bag - Shelley D. Kofler
  • Montpelier Bridge - OPINION: Decommissioning Vermont Yankee Means Benefits Sooner Rather Than Later - Guy Page
  • VT Digger - Vermont Yankee Sale Review Attracts a Crowd - Mike Faher
  • Trend News Agency - Iran: Trump has no choice than extending nuclear deal - Fatih Karimov
  • Tehran Times - Trump has no 'choice' but to extend nuclear deal: Araqchi
  • Lower Hudson Journal - Put focus on post-Indian Point world: Editorial
  • The Hindu - Govt. forms panel for neutrino project
  • Defense News - Defense spending bill increases US Navy's shipbuilding funds - Christopher Diamond
  • Malay Mail - Protective vest for astronauts heading into deep space (VIDEO)
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Silence reigns over tsunami-ravaged town - Malay Mail
  • USGS - M 5.1 - 57km SSE of Phek, India
  • ENENews - Many at Fukushima "now have brain damage" – Worker develops 3 types of cancer in a year – Secret hospital used to treat those sickened by radiation exposure – Doctor: "People cried… Can we survive?"
  • Asahi Shimbun - VOX POPULI: Japan's war in Vietnam another dark episode not to be forgotten

    Friday, March 03, 2017

  • Sacramento Bee - Is Yucca Mountain once again to be America's nuclear waste dump? - Matthew Schofield
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Senate confirms Perry to head Energy Department - Gary Martin
  • Seeking Alpha - Tesla: It's All About The Power Generation Mix
  • Union of Concerned Scientists blog - Beryllium Exposure: Trump Administration Delays Protecting Workers from a Devastating Risk - Kathleen Rest, executive director
  • Occupational Health & Safety - Resources Available for Pantex Plant Workers
  • KUOW Seattle - Washington House Passes Protections For Sick Hanford Workers - Austin Jenkins
  • IowaWatch.org - U.S. Labor Department Silent About Enforcement - Paul Feldman
  • FairWarning - Novel Strategy for Dealing with Toxic Contamination: Do Nothing - Dan Ross
  • satprnews.com - Resources available for former Amarillo, Texas' Pantex plant workers
  • Public News Service - Efforts to Compensate More in NM for Radiation Exposure - Brett McPherson, Public News Service - NM
  • National Law Review - GAO Report Calls for Improvements in Government Contractor Whistleblower Protections - Jason Zuckerman, Matthew Stock
  • KIFI Idaho Falls - Gov. Otter comes to INL to celebrate milestone - Taja Davis
  • KPVI Pocatello - Governor Otter visits INL to mark completion of waste retrieval - Matt Davenport
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Regional Coalition Of LANL Communities Picks Up Some Good News In Washington, D.C. - Kirsten Laskey
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Radioactive waste retrieval complete - Kevin Trevellyan
  • OPB.org - Washington House Passes Protections For Sick Hanford Workers - Austin Jenkins
  • KING5 Seattle - House approves bill aimed to help sick Hanford workers - Susannah Frame
  • Daily Camera - LeRoy Moore: At Rocky Flats, any exposure to ionizing radiation may be damaging - LeRoy Moore, Boulder
  • Tri-City Herald - Perry sworn in as energy secretary over Northwest senators' opposition - Annette Cary
  • AP - The Latest: Perry sworn in as energy secretary
  • AP - Sulfuric acid found leaking from tank outside nuclear plant
  • Bloomberg - Perry Confirmed to Lead an Energy Department at Crossroads - Ari Natter
  • Reuters - Trump's EPA budget proposal targets climate, lead cleanup programs - Timothy Gardner and Valerie Volcovici
  • Reuters - Senate confirms Trump pick Perry as energy secretary - Valerie Volcovici and Timothy Gardner
  • Reuters - Trump torture remarks "make my blood run cold": UN expert - Stephanie Nebehay
  • Reuters - Exclusive: Trump aides' bid to plug leaks creates unease among some civil servants - Arshad Mohammed, Jonathan Landay and Warren Strobel
  • AP - Lawmakers unveil $578 billion Pentagon spending bill - Richard Lardner
  • Western Journalism - Israeli Experts Claim Iran and North Korea Working On Nuclear Warheads - Yochanan Visser
  • The Engineer UK - Nuclear neighbours: the challenges of new build - Jason Ford
  • Wyoming Business Report - Bipartisan group of senators introduce Nuclear Energy Innovation and Modernization Act
  • New York Post - City residents shouldn't have to pay for Cuomo's upstate nuke bailout - Tony Avella
  • Washington Times - Georgia Power suspends study for nuclear plant near Columbus - Associated Press
  • E&E Daily - Georgia Power defends early work at suspended reactor site - Kristi E. Swartz
  • Columbus Ledger-Enquirer - Reports: Georgia Power suspending nuclear power project south of Columbus - Mike Owen
  • WSBT-TV - Cleanup under way after sulfuric acid leak at Cook Nuclear Plant
  • Syracuse Post Standard - NRC approves transfer of FitzPatrick nuclear plant to Exelon - Tim Knauss
  • Auburn Citizen blog - Feds approve transfer of Oswego County nuclear power plant - Robert Harding
  • Portsmouth Herald News - NRC bans fired nuclear plant guard - Max Sullivan
  • Atlanta Journal-Constitution - Ga. Power suspends study of new nuclear plant - Russell Grantham
  • WBTV - NRC report: Duke researchers mishandled radioactive material
  • IAEA - Making Nuclear Power Plants Safer – Final Coordination Meeting of Regional Project Takes Place - Carla Cueva, IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation
  • Handelsblatt Global Edition - Hunt Restarts For Nuclear Waste Sites - Cordula Tutt
  • Buffalo News - Another Voice: Nuclear power is not the answer to our energy needs - Lynda Schneekloth, member of the Nuclear Committee of the Sierra Club Atlantic Chapter
  • Brant News - Surviving the atomic bomb--Students urged to fight for nuclear disarmament - Colleen Toms
  • Independent Barents Observer - Kola nuclear power plant up for large-scale modernization - Thomas Nilsen
  • Wikipedia - Kola Nuclear Power Plant
  • WEKU Eastern Kentucky University - Nuclear Waste Bill Passes In Kentucky Senate - Stu Johnson
  • Pilot-Tribune and Enterprise - OPPD lays off 33 from nuclear plant - Katie Rohman
  • Radio Canada International - Highly Enriched Uranium transport objected to by First Nations - Carmel Kilkenny
  • World Nuclear News - U-Battery begins Canadian pre-licensing process
  • World Nuclear News - Norway helps improve Romania's nuclear safety
  • World Nuclear News - CGN, Ultra to develop next generation I&C systems
  • BelTA - Hungary interested in Belarusian nuclear power plant construction oversight experience
  • Syracuse Post Standard - How will subsidies for Upstate NY nuclear plants affect your electric bill? - Tim Knauss
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - The revolutionary increase in the lethality of US nuclear forces - Janice Sinclaire
  • The State - If SCE&G drops reactors, who pays? - Roddie Burris
  • IAEA - Bangladesh Triples Rice Production with Help of Nuclear Science - Nicole Jawerth, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • The Green Optimistic blog - Fukushima Still Releases 300 Tons of Radioactive Water Daily, Just to Chill - Ece Polat
  • KOMO Seattle - All 4 Pacific Northwest senators against Perry confirmation - Nicholas K. Geranios
  • Orange County Breeze - California Senators vote against nominations of both Carson and Perry
  • PR Newswire - General Atomics' Energy Group on Rick Perry's Confirmation as Secretary of the Department of Energy - General Atomics
  • E&E Daily - 4 big challenges for Rick Perry today - Umair Irfan
  • DOE - Perry Sworn in as 14th Secretary of United States Department of Energy
  • McClatchy Washington Bureau - Rick Perry officially confirmed as secretary of energy - Alex Daugherty
  • Aiken Standard - Wilson defends MOX following 'unfavorable' rating in NNSA report - Michael Smith
  • McClatchy Washington Bureau - Boost spending for Fort Jackson, Savannah River site, Rep. Wilson urges colleagues - Donovan Harrell
  • Australian Financial Review - Bavaria prepares for power future without coal, nuclear - Angela Macdonald-Smith
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - Pilgrim Station decommissioning panel has four Plymouth members - Frank Mand
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Kazakhstan: A leader in global nuclear policy? - Kiryl Puchyk
  • Press TV - IAEA chief meets Tillerson to discuss Iran nuclear deal
  • RNews SA - Rosatom offers South African students comprehensive scholarships to top Russian nuclear universities
  • Heritage Foundation - DOE Reset: Focus the Department of Energy on Core Missions and Decrease Distractions - Contributors: Katie Tubb, Nicolas Loris and Jack Spencer
  • Daily Energy Insider - IAEA missions seek to improve nuclear security
  • AzerNews - Iran hails EU's role in JCPOA - Kamila Aliyeva
  • Detroit Metro Times - Days left to comment on plan to store radioactive waste near Lake Huron - Michael Jackman
  • Sarnia Observer - Highly radioactive material to be trucked from Ontario to South Carolina - Paul Morden
  • NJ.com - Nuclear reactor restarted after cooling system repair - Matt Gray
  • GlobalNews - Robots to play key role in dismantling nuclear reactors at Fukushima
  • Latin American Herald Tribune - Japan to Dispel Fear over Fukushima Radiation before Tokyo 2020
  • Bellona - Norway's Halden Reactor: A poor safety culture and a history of near misses - Nils Bøhmer
  • Reuters TV- - EXCLUSIVE: Toshiba's $2 billion sell-off
  • Independent Barents Observer - Larger portion of Russia's nukes will be on subs in Arctic waters - Thomas Nilsen
  • Pakistan Daily Times - Pakistan reaffirms opposition to fissile material cut-off treaty
  • Simi Valley Acorn - Meeting to address field lab cleanup
  • Japan Today - Gov't employee arrested on suspicion of taking Fukushima cleanup bribe
  • Sputnik News - Fukushima NPP's Decontamination Costs Reach $22.7Bln
  • NHK World - Searching for Home
  • Wichita Eagle - Kansas wind helps power company set new milestone - Dan Voorhis
  • Public Citizen - Public Citizen Applauds Sen. Tester's Legislation to Strengthen Revolving Door Restrictions for Congress, Executive Branch - Statement of Craig Holman, Government Affairs Lobbyist, Public Citizen's Congress Watch Division
  • DOE - Five Fast Facts about Actress and Inventor Hedy Lamarr - Allison Lantero, Digital Content Specialist, Office of Public Affairs
  • GAO - Contractor Whistleblower Protections Pilot Program: Improvements Needed to Ensure Effective Implementation GAO-17-227
  • NRC - NRC Announces Senior Management Appointment for Frederick D. Brown
  • NRC - NRC Approves License Transfer of FitzPatrick Nuclear Plant
  • NRC - NRC Issues Annual Assessments for Nation's Nuclear Plants
  • NWTRB - Fact sheet on Chloride-Induced Stress Corrosion Cracking Potential in Dry-Storage Canisters for Spent Nuclear Fuel
  • USGS - M 5.3 - 22km S of Nemuro, Japan
  • Yonhap News - China vows to faithfully carry out sanctions on N. Korea, work on denuclearization - kokobj@yna.co.kr
  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - Notice Meetings: Advisory Board on Radiation and Worker Health, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health FR Document: 2017-04101 Citation: 82 FR 12456 PDF Pages 12456-12457 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Weekly Receipts FR Document: 2017-04157 Citation: 82 FR 12451 PDF Page 12451 (1 page) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Design Information Questionnaire FR Document: 2017-04072 Citation: 82 FR 12473 PDF Pages 12473-12474 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on Plant License Renewal FR Document: 2017-04158 Citation: 82 FR 12472 PDF Pages 12472-12473 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2017-04315 Citation: 82 FR 12473 PDF Page 12473 (1 page) Permalink
  • Presidential Documents - Executive Order Waters of the United States Rule; Regulatory Review To Restore Rule of Law, Federalism, and Economic Growth (EO 13778) FR Document: 2017-04353 Citation: 82 FR 12497 PDF Pages 12497-12498 (2 pages) Permalink
  • FOE - Perry unfit to serve as Secretary of Energy - Friends of the Earth
  • Congress.gov - S.512 - A bill to modernize the regulation of nuclear energy - Sponsor: Sen. Barrasso, John [R-WY]
  • Congress.gov - H.R.1320 - To amend the Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act of 1990 related to Nuclear Regulatory Commission user fees and annual charges, and for other purposes. - Sponsor: Rep. Kinzinger, Adam [R-IL-16]
  • Columbus Free Press - Ohio's Crumbling Nukes Face Judgment Day - Harvey Wasserman
  • McClatchy Washington Bureau - Is Yucca Mountain once again to be America's nuclear waste dump? - Matthew Schofield
  • Politico - Senate confirms Rick Perry as energy secretary - Darius Dixon

    Thursday, March 02, 2017

  • The Hill blog - House GOP to prioritize ethanol, pipeline legislation - Timothy Cama
  • E&E Daily - RFS reform will be 'tremendously difficult' – Shimkus - Geof Koss
  • AllAfrica - Africa: Revised Whistleblower Policy Will Reinforce UN's Impunity - Rasna Warah
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - Transporters gear up for resumption of WIPP shipments - Maddy Hayden
  • Livermore Independent - UC Ordered to Provide LLNL Retiree List
  • AP - Fukushima cleanup chief urges better use of probe robot - Mari Yamaguchi
  • Bloomberg - India Said to Explore New Sites for Building Nuclear Projects - Rajesh Kumar Singh
  • Reuters - Poland challenges EU deal on carbon market reform - Agnieszka Barteczko, Alissa de Carbonnel, Robert-Jan Bartunek
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - A visit to Russia's secret nuclear labs - Siegfried S. Hecker
  • World Nuclear News - China sets out nuclear plans for 2017
  • World Nuclear News - First VVER-1200 reactor enters commercial operation
  • World Nuclear News - UK businesses plan for global SMR market
  • Floyd County Times, Prestonsburg KY - Nuclear power bill receives approval from Senate
  • WKMS Murrey State, KY - Kentucky Senate Votes to Lift Nuclear Moratorium - Stu Johnson
  • Southern Political Report - Nuclear Power Must Remain an Option for Energy & Jobs - Patrick Hickey
  • Midwest Energy News - New Ohio 'bailout' request shakes up nuclear/carbon debate - Kathiann M. Kowalski
  • OBRag.org - Nuclear Shutdown News – February 2017 - Michael Steinberg, Black Rain Press
  • U.S. News & World Report - Vermont: Public Hearing March 14 on Proposed Sale of Nuclear Plant
  • News Corp Australia - Australia to skip nuke ban treaty talks - Lisa Martin
  • E&E Daily - Georgia Power halts work on new reactor project - Kristi E. Swartz
  • Kalamazoo Gazette - Sulfuric acid leak contained at D.C. Cook nuclear plant - Brad Devereaux
  • EurekAlert - NASA rover technology to be used in project to map nuclear sites comprehensively - University of Manchester
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - How US nuclear force modernization is undermining strategic stability: The burst-height compensating super-fuze - Hans M. KristensenMatthew McKinzieTheodore A. Postol
  • New Jersey On-Line - Cooling system steam leak shuts down N.J. nuclear plant - Bill Gallo Jr.
  • Las Cruces Sun-News - Community lectures focus on region's space, nuclear history
  • Energy Voice - Green MSP hits out at Hunterston B nuclear decision - Written by Alan Shields
  • News & Star - Pension ballot for nuclear workers
  • IBTimes - Fukushima News: Amid Nuclear Reactor Radiation Fears, South Korea Abandons Japan Airport Flights - Tom O'Connor
  • Truthdig - Sen. Schumer: 'It's a Well-Known Fact' That Israel Has Nuclear Weapons (Video) - Sam Husseini
  • Trend News Agency - Iran, EU hold joint seminar on nuclear co-op - Fatih Karimov
  • Bangladesh Daily Star - The economics of the Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant - Abdul Matin
  • Utility Dive - Nuclear industry braces for record outages as plants refuel - Robert Walton
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - TVA names new bosses for Sequoyah nuclear plant - Dave Flessner
  • Cape Cod Times - Entergy takes step toward Pilgrim shutdown - Christine Legere
  • Asbury Park Press - Oyster Creek power plant violation topic of meeting - Amanda Oglesby
  • Lacey Patch - Nuclear Regulatory Commission To Meet With Oyster Creek Officials To Discuss Possible Violation - Patricia A. Miller
  • Phys.org - New path suggested for nuclear fusion
  • Financial Times - Areva reactor business helps close gap on losses - Michael Stothard in Paris and Andrew Ward in London
  • Patriot-News - Three Mile Island's accident changed everything, including 1 man's entire life - John Luciew
  • BelTA - Belarus calls for continuous joint effort towards general, complete nuclear disarmament
  • WPBF West Palm Beach - First responders train for 'what if' scenario - Alex Browning
  • TCPalm - St. Lucie nuclear power plant to conduct siren test March 2 - Erick Gill
  • Middletown Press, New Haven, CT - Opponents of Millstone power plant bill launch ad campaign - Luther Turmelle
  • Sputnik News - The Brexit Effect Strikes Again: UK Nuclear Industry at 'Very Serious' Risk
  • Defense News - NNSA sorting through hiring freeze, budget options - Aaron Mehta
  • Cape Cod Times - Barnstable County pulls Entergy, land trust and fire district into water lawsuit - Geoff Spillane
  • Baltic Times - Germany backs Lithuania's goal to ensure Belarusian N-plant safety
  • Miami Herald - Letter: FPL reactor - Paul William Leach, San Mateo
  • Prague Monitor - PM wants to focus on Dukovany completion, EU funds drawing
  • Brattleboro Reformer - State schedules Vermont Yankee hearing - Mike Faher
  • Times Herald-Record - Lawmakers question plan to close Indian Point
  • Japan Today - Japan accelerates wind power development as govt support pays off: study - Osamu Tsukimori
  • GAO - Nuclear Regulatory Commission: Regulatory Fee-Setting Calculations Need Greater Transparency GAO-17-232
  • NRC - NRC to Hold Regulatory Conference with Exelon Regarding Apparent Violation at Oyster Creek Nuclear Power Plant
  • USGS - M 5.3 - 42km SSE of Saiki, Japan
  • USGS - M 5.6 - 3km W of Samsat, Turkey
  • IAEA - New Methodology Paves Way for Predicting the Lifetime of Electronic Devices Exposed to Radiation - May Fawaz-Huber, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Trend News Agency - UN nuclear watchdog chief to discuss Iran deal with Trump officials
  • NHK World - Bribery scandal over Fukushima decontamination
  • NHK World - Govt. to keep control over TEPCO for longer period
  • Kyodo News - Gov't employee held for allegedly taking Fukushima cleanup bribe
  • Kyodo News - Bureaucrat held for allegedly taking bribe for Fukushima cleanup work
  • Asahi Shimbun - VOX POPULI: To return 'home' or not is a tough call for evacuees from Fukushima
  • Asahi Shimbun - Fukushima cleanup chief urges better use of probe robot
  • Japan Times - Bullying cases targeting young Fukushima evacuees spread to Tokyo
  • Mainichi Daily News - Fukushima cleanup chief urges better use of probe robot
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards FR Document: 2017-04065 Citation: 82 FR 12372 PDF Pages 12372-12373
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on Future Plant Designs FR Document: 2017-04008 Citation: 82 FR 12373 PDF Pages 12373-12374 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Occupational Safety and Health Administration - Proposed Rule Occupational Exposure: Beryllium; Proposed Delay of Effective Date FR Document: 2017-04040 Citation: 82 FR 12318 PDF Pages 12318-12319 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Shoreline Beacon - Saugeen Shores supports nuclear waste storage - Frances Learment
  • Brookings Register - Four companies chosen to pursue nuclear waste burial test
  • NNSS - Operation Clean Desert
  • Nuclear Age Peace Foundation - Sunflower Newsletter: March 2017
  • Washington Post - Senate votes to confirm former Texas governor Rick Perry as energy secretary - Steven Mufson
  • Bloomberg - Perry Confirmed to Lead an Energy Department at Crossroads - Ari Natter
  • E&E Daily - Senate confirms Perry to lead Energy Department - Geof Koss
  • UPI - Senate confirms Rick Perry as secretary of the Department of Energy - Daniel Uria
  • Common Dreams - 350.org on Rick Perry's Confirmation for Energy Secretary
  • E&E Daily - Does Perry's 2010 book offer clues to agency's fate? - Hannah Northey
  • New York Times - Senate Confirms Rick Perry as Energy Secretary - Coral Davenport
  • Austin American-Statesman - Senate confirms Rick Perry as energy secretary - Jonathan Tilove
  • Los Angeles Times - Former Texas Gov. Rick Perry confirmed by Senate as new Energy secretary - Associated Press

    Wednesday, March 01, 2017

  • Greentech Media - How Nuclear Power Could Fizzle or Flourish Under President Trump - Julia Pyper
  • Ormond Beach Observer - Causes, cures sought for Gulf War syndrome - Wayne Grant
  • antiwar.com - Nikki Haley Watch: Trump's Disaster UN Ambassador Loses it Over Syria Sanctions Vote - Daniel McAdams
  • The Hill blog - OSHA delays major Obama-era workplace rule - Lydia Wheeler
  • Press-Citizen - Whistleblowers: Heroes or traitors? - Jane Yoder-Short
  • Huffington Post - Flint Water Crisis Whistleblower Shares Story Of Her Immigration From Iraq - Dr. Mona Hanna-Attisha
  • International Law Office - Introduction of statutory protection for whistleblowers - Jörgen Larsson, Malin Hurtig
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - INL buildings clear first obstacle - Bryan Clark
  • KING5 Seattle - Sick and denied care at Hanford: 'We want our lives back' - Susannah Frame
  • Tri-City Herald - Hanford project to keep uranium out of Columbia River - Annette Cary
  • Tri-City Herald - Report: Hanford vit plant failed to cancel unneeded purchases - Annette Cary
  • E&E Daily - Pruitt wants more money for water projects, Superfund cleanups - Geof Koss
  • Chinook Observer - Guest Commentary: There's a nuclear reactor in my backyard - Leslie March
  • Forbes - U.S. Shouldn't Send Advanced Nuclear Companies To Russia Or China For Test Facilities - Rod Adams
  • Business Insider - A forgotten war technology could safely power Earth for millions of years. Here's why we aren't using it - Dave Mosher
  • Bloomberg - Toshiba Said to Seek Bids for Chip Unit at $13 Billion Value - Alex Sherman and Pavel Alpeyev
  • Bloomberg - Trump's Aim and Possible Plan for Bigger Military: QuickTake Q&A - Lisa Beyer
  • Bloomberg - Taleblu: U.S. Should Renegotiate Iran Deal
  • Reuters - Toshiba asks law firm to advise on potential Westinghouse bankruptcy cost: sources - Taro Fuse, Taiga Uranaka
  • Reuters - U.N. nuclear watchdog chief to discuss Iran deal with Trump officials - Francois Murphy
  • Reuters - In sweeping move, Trump puts regulation monitors in U.S. agencies - David Shepardson and Steve Holland
  • Reuters - French group Areva's 2016 loss narrows, received no claims over Creusot foundry - Geert De Clercq
  • Bloomberg - Seven Deadly Myths of U.S. Defense Spending - Hal Brands
  • Bucyrus Telegraph Forum - Nuclear power, too many negatives - Thomas G. Nicholson, Bucyrus
  • New York Times - Nuclear Plant's Closing Raises New Fears for Jobs and Taxes - Lisa W. Foderaro
  • SFGate - Lawmakers question plan to close NYC-area nuclear plant - David Klepper, Associated Press
  • CBS New York - Lawmakers Review Plan To Close Indian Point Nuclear Plant
  • Albany Times Union - Cuomo officials outline Indian Point closure plans--Could mean that a buried power line would go through Capital Region - Rick Karlin
  • E&E Daily - Next up on Trump's energy list - Robin Bravender
  • The Hill blog - A carbon tax can help keep nuclear energy in the picture - Bernard L. Weinstein
  • Syracuse Post Standard - FitzPatrick nuclear plant returns to full power, waiting for Exelon to take over - Tim Knauss
  • KNDO/KNDO Yakima/Kennewick - DOE releases quarterly update regarding Hanford projects - Rex Carlin
  • Nuclear Matters - Nuclear Matters Statement on Closure of James A. FitzPatrick Nuclear Power Plant
  • Washington Post - Energy Department issues scathing evaluation of nuclear project - Steven Mufson
  • The Atlantic - The Girls With Radioactive Bones - Sarah Zhang
  • BelTA - Number of nuclear energy supporters growing in Belarus
  • WTVD-TV Raleigh-Durham - Duke of hazard? University could face penalties after uranium leak - Jon Camp
  • Seattle PI - Efforts expand to stop uranium from entering Columbia River
  • Akron Beacon Journal - Give nuclear credit
  • Riverhead News Review - SWR school board rejects solar proposal at former nuclear plant - Tim Gannon
  • Miami Herald - Toshiba won't be building FPL's nuclear reactors. Customers should not have to keep paying. - Rachel Silverstein
  • Creamer Media's Engineering News - Nearly £1-trillion to be invested in nuclear energy globally over 20 years - Keith Campbell
  • News24 - Eskom to test nuclear sirens at Koeberg - Jenni Evans
  • Shillong Times - AMD top man allays uranium fears
  • Center for Public Integrity - Trump pick for Air Force boss frustrated auditors with lucrative, murky consulting for nuclear weapons labs - Patrick Malone
  • Manitoulin Expositor - Plans for lakeside nuclear waste storage moving swiftly forward - Michael Erskine
  • Astana Times - Kazakhstan, Russia reaffirm nuclear energy development cooperation - Malika Orazgaliyeva
  • Manitoulin Expositor - Anishinabek stand with Iroquois on radioactive shipping
  • The Engineer UK - Generation IV represents the UK's nuclear future - Stuart Nathan
  • Malaysiakini - M'sian army ready to face threats, including from nuclear weapons, says chief
  • Mainichi Daily News - Factory unveils 'muscle robots' to be used in Fukushima nuke plant dismantling
  • Mainichi Daily News - Kyoko Hayashi, atomic bomb survivor writer, dies at 86
  • Sauk Valley Newspapers - Exelon begins maintenance at Byron nuclear plant
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Renho's attempt at 'zero nuclear power plants by 2030' unreasonable
  • News & Star - New chief executive for nuclear group
  • Virginia Lawyers Weekly - Court Upholds Ban On Uranium Mining (access required) - Deborah Elkins
  • Law360 - New Air Force Nuclear Missiles Could Cost $100B: Report - Natalie Olivo
  • Press TV - Iran, EU hold seminar to enhance nuclear cooperation
  • Mehr News - JCPOA paved path for boosting Iran-EU ties
  • Iranian Financial Tribune - Tehran's Nuclear Activities Consistent With JCPOA
  • All Things Nuclear - China's Changing Foreign Policy - Gregory Kulacki, China project manager and senior analyst
  • POWERmag - New Construction Milestones for AP1000 Units - Sonal Patel
  • KREM Spokane-Coeur d'Alene - At Hanford, workers comp can be 'humiliating' system - Susannah Frame
  • Satellite PR News - EPA awards $380,000 to Diné College for abandoned uranium mine study
  • CNYcentral - Fitzpatrick Nuclear Power Plant returns to full operation - Brett Hall
  • Radio New Zealand - Marshall Islands marks 71 years since start of US nuclear tests on Bikini
  • East Coast Radio - Energy stumbling block - Terence Pillay
  • The Chronicle, Duke University - Nuclear Regulatory Commission says researchers mishandled radioactive material
  • Ventura County Star - Santa Susana Field Lab cleanup activists to meet March 8 - Mike Harris
  • Quay County Sun - Letter: Believing borehole story naive - Erin (Hughs) Clements, Las Cruces
  • San Luis Obispo Cuestonian - Diablo's closure means changes for Cuesta - Chris Bremer, Sophia Carnevale
  • Independent Barents Observer - Troubled waters for Russia's nuclear icebreaker program - Atle Staalesen
  • Toronto Star - Explaining the rapid increase in energy prices: Opinion - Jim Burpee
  • Canada NewsWire - Generating low-cost power for today and tomorrow - Mike Rencheck, Bruce Power's President and Chief Executive Officer
  • POWERmag - Cooling Towers: Efficiency Waiting to Happen - Abby L. Harvey
  • Philip Pioneer Review - Citizens unite to keep Haakon County safe for livelihood, families - Nancy Haigh
  • Vermont Public Radio - PSB Sets March 14 As First Hearing For Vermont Yankee Sale - Howard Weiss-Tisman
  • Vermont Journalism Trust - Guy Page: Earlier decommissioning of Vermont Yankee has multiple benefits - Guy Page, of Berlin, who is the communications director of the Vermont Energy Partnership
  • World Nuclear News - L3 MAPPS wins Koeberg simulator upgrade deal
  • World Nuclear News - EDF Energy graphite review gets regulatory guidance
  • BelTA - Belarus' largest power substation to go online in May
  • Lexology - PG&E Narrows Scope of the CPUC Proceeding to Shut Down the Diablo Canyon Nuclear Plant by Unilaterally Withdrawing Its Procurement and Cost Allocation Requests - Davis Wright Tremaine LLP
  • NRC blog - OIG Audit Looks at Security for Decommissioning Reactors - Brett M. Baker, Assistant Inspector General for Audits
  • USGS - Earthquake: M 5.0 - 36km ENE of Namie, Japan
  • Trend News Agency - Iran, Russia mull JCPOA implementation in wake of new US developments
  • Kyodo News - Ex-worker at Fukushima nuclear plant seeks compensation for cancer
  • Kyodo News - Taiwan rules out alleged dumping of nuclear waste off Taiwan
  • Asahi Shimbun - TEPCO told it must re-submit papers to pass NRA screening
  • Japan Times - Graying public housing population grows in quake-hit northeast
  • Japan Times - South Korea's Jeju airline ditches Fukushima Airport due to radiation fears
  • Mainichi Daily News - In Photos: Factory unveils 'muscle robots' for Fukushima nuke plant
  • Mainichi Daily News - Funding for Great East Japan Earthquake survivors' mental care falling
  • Jiji Press - Schools near Fukushima N-Plant Hold Last Graduation Ceremonies
  • Defense Department - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: East Campus Integration Program, Fort Meade, MD FR Document: 2017-03975 Citation: 82 FR 12201 PDF Pages 12201-12202 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Electricity Advisory Committee FR Document: 2017-03976 Citation: 82 FR 12216 PDF Pages 12216-12217 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2017-04028 Citation: 82 FR 12248 PDF Pages 12248-12249 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Presidential Documents - Executive Order Government Agencies and Employees: Regulatory Reform Agenda; Enforcement Procedures (EO 13777) FR Document: 2017-04107 Citation: 82 FR 12285 PDF Pages 12285-12287 (3 pages) Permalink
  • Midland Reporter-Telegram - Activists call for city to oppose waste deliveries through city limits
  • Blackburn News - Saugeen Shores Council Confirms Support For DGR Proposal - Jordan Mackinnon
  • Bayshore Broadcasting - Saugeen Shores supports DGR - John Divinski