Thursday, October 30, 2014

  • RT - Politico's BP Sugar Daddy, capitalism's successful alternative & Fukushima censorship
  • Global Research - Japan: Doctors Threatened to Lose Right to Practice for Linking Illnesses to Fukushima - Arnie Gundersen
  • Taipei Times - FDA proposes radiation tests for Japanese snacks - Stacy Hsu
  • Focus Taiwan - Green tea from Japan to be tested for radiation - Chen Ching-Fang and Elizabeth Hsu
  • World Nuclear News - Site studies to begin for Czech repository
  • Tyler Morning Telegraph - Editorial: Yucca Mountain should be opened
  • RollCall blog - NRC Reinstates Nuclear Licensing Program - Clyde Mcgrady
  • Stamford Advocate - Lawsuit challenges NRC rules on waste storage - David Mccumber
  • Aiken Standard - Officials evaluate SRS waste work - Derrek Asberry
  • Newsco Insider - Allerton Steel beaming over contract win
  • New York Times - In U.S. Cleanup Efforts, Accident at Nuclear Site Points to Cost of Lapses - Matthew L. Wald
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Another setback at SNS; operations shut down for 2 1/2 weeks - Frank Munger
  • truth-out - US Sends Planes Armed With Depleted Uranium to Middle East - David Swanson
  • Bloomberg - Sailors Can Sue Tepco in U.S. Over Radiation, Judge Says - Jacob Adelman
  • Bloomberg - France Probes Mystery Drones Flying Over Nuclear Reactors - Tara Patel
  • Bloomberg - Tepco Considers U.S. Help to Verify Nuclear Plant Safety - Yuriy Humber
  • Reuters - France investigates mystery drone activity over nuclear plants - Chine Labbe and Michel Rose
  • The Guardian - Drones spotted over seven French nuclear sites, says EDF
  • Jerusalem Post - Iran foils attempt to sabotage nuclear heavy-water tanks
  • Chicago Tribune - Exelon behind pro-nuclear website in Illinois - Julie Wernau,
  • New Straits Times - Cost of nuclear power too high - Dr Ronald Mccoy, Malaysian Physicians For Social Responsibility
  • Japan Times - Editorial: Aging nuclear power plants
  • BBC - The nuclear attack on the UK that never happenedBy Sanchia Berg
  • St. Louis Post-Dispatch - Environmental groups, attorneys general again sue to block nuclear plant relicensing - Jacob Barker
  • Jakarta Post - Survey shows strong support for nuclear energy
  • Phys.org - Researchers testing filters to contain radioactive materials - Allison Matthews
  • Durango Herald - Changes at Utah uranium mill stir outrage - Jim Mimiaga
  • Southern California Public Radio - 'Pervasive' amounts of radioactive material found in LA, Long Beach harbors
  • Ria Novosti - Russia Test Fires Bulava Sea-Based Ballistic Missile
  • RT - Russian nuclear sub test-fires Bulava strategic missile (VIDEO)
  • Breitbart News - Obama Triangulates, Okays some Nuclear Power - Chriss W. Street
  • Wall Street Journal blog - U.S. Approach to North Korea Nuclear Problem: "Oranger Carrots, Thornier Sticks" - Alastair Gale
  • OpEdNews - Fukushima and Japanese health - Carol Wolman, Md
  • Asahi Shimbun - Anti-nuclear protesters try to fire up corporate workers in Tokyo - Wataru Sekita
  • Global Research - Japan Reacts to Worsening Fukushima Disaster By Reopening Nuclear Plant Next to Active Volcano - Washington's Blog
  • Wired - How Fukushima nuclear plant will be dismantled - Jeremy Kingsley
  • Consortium News - Russia's Key Role in Iran-Nuke Deal - Gareth Porter
  • Washington Post - Why are U.S. officials trash-talking Netanyahu? - Daniel W. Drezner
  • Richmond Times Dispatch - NRC names new inspector for North Anna nuke plant
  • Press TV - Lawsuit over US charities fund Israel's nuke program 'long overdue' - Former Us Congressional Staffer Rodney Martin
  • Augusta Chronicle - SRS officials detail future nuclear waste storage plans - Meg Mirshak
  • Press TV - Iran negotiators never overstep red lines in nuclear talks: Velayati
  • Press TV - Iran slams West double standards on nuclear disarmament
  • Fars News Agency - AEOI Chief: Enemy Using Every Means to Sabotage Iran's Nuclear Program
  • Stars and Stripes - Judge: Suit can proceed over alleged radiation exposure - Matthew M. Burke
  • The Hankyoreh - Samcheok notifying government bodies of nuke plant opposition
  • Park Soo-hyuk - Nuclear deal with Iran unlikely - Sara Rajabova
  • Joongang Daily - For talks, nuclear activities must halt, envoy says - Kang Jin-Kyu
  • World Nuclear News - First criticality for Hongyanhe 3
  • Press TV - Gradual lifting of anti-Iran bans unacceptable: Iran MP
  • CBC News - Cameco posts $146M Q3 loss, revenue down from year ago mark
  • Carnegie Endowment for International Peace - Beyond the Politics of the U.S.–South Korea 123 Agreement - Duyeon Kim
  • The Hankyoreh - US six-party talks envoy gives strong message on dialogue with North Korea - Yi Yong-In and Choi Hyun-June
  • Japan Times - Fukushima Reactor 1 dismantling to be delayed
  • WJHL - Erwin Resin Solutions still idled more than 2 weeks after fatal accident - Josh Smith
  • Walla Walla Union-Bulletin - Hanford 'work for materials' deal saves money
  • KREM - Experts: Workers in danger at Hanford - Susannah Frame
  • The Hankyoreh - [Editorial] Both sides can bend a little to find a solution to stalled inter-Korean talks
  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - Notices: Meetings: Subcommittee on Procedures Review, Advisory Board on Radiation and Worker Health, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Pages 64601 - 64602 [FR DOC #: 2014-25776]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Environmental Assessments; Availability, etc.: License Renewal of Crow Butte ISR, Uranium In Situ Recovery Project, Pages 64629 - 64631 [FR DOC #: 2014-25853]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings: Advisory Committee on the Medical Uses of Isotopes, Page 64631 [FR DOC #: 2014-25854]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Requests for Nominations: Advisory Committee on the Medical Uses of Isotopes, Page 64631 [FR DOC #: 2014-25851]
  • NRC blog - National Cyber Security Awareness Month – It's For Everyone - Joan Rolf
  • Republican Eagle - Time to refuel - Michael Brun
  • POWERnews - Finland EPR Dispute Gets Costlier - Sonal Patel
  • POWERnews - States Challenge NRC's Spent Nuclear Fuel Storage Rule - Sonal Patel
  • POWERnews - EC Agrees on 2030 Climate and Energy Policy Framework - Aaron Larson
  • DOE:EM - EM Update | Vol. 6, Issue 10 | October 2014

    Wednesday, October 29, 2014

  • CRI English - China Establishes First Nuclear Safety Support System
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Lawyers the winners in long Yucca court fight - Steve Tetreault
  • Business Wire - CAGW Goes Trick-or-Treating
  • Rocky Mountain PBS I-News - Many Former Rocky Flats Workers Still Wait for Radiation Exposure Benefits - Laura Frank and Jim Trotter
  • People's Voice - Reinventing Vietnam War History - Stephen Lendman
  • Bloomberg - Southern Clean Coal Project Cost Almost Triple on Delays - Jim Polson and Mark Chediak
  • Reuters - Sweden's nuclear operators say new tax means earlier shutdowns - Nerijus Adomaitis
  • Reuters - Costly U.S. nuclear arms revamp, tight cash call for tough choices - David Alexander
  • Reuters - Uranium producer Cameco reports quarterly loss on charges - Rod Nickel In Winnipeg, Manitoba and Sneha Banerjee In Bangalore
  • New York Times - Economic Pain Looms Large for Iranians in Nuclear Negotiations - Thomas Erdbrink
  • Forbes - America's Navy The Unsung Heroes Of Nuclear Energy - James Conca
  • Forbes - South Korea Plans Advanced Reactor To Burn Spent Nuclear Fuel - Jeff Mcmahon
  • SF Gate - Lawsuit: Quake standards altered at California nuclear plant - David R. Baker
  • KPIX CBS San Francisco Bay Area - Group Asks Court For Review Of PG&E's Diablo Canyon Nuclear Reactor License Over Earthquake Fears
  • Japan Times - Town divided after Sendai nuclear plant restart clears another hurdle
  • Deutsche Welle - Reactor approval watershed for Japan's nuclear energy industry
  • RT - Japan to reopen 1st nuclear plant after Fukushima disaster - despite volcano risks
  • Japan Times - Radioactive soil stored at Fukushima schools not covered by recent disposal law, has nowhere to go
  • Platts - Uranium spot price climbs to $36/lb on renewed buying interest - Jim Ostroff
  • Business Insider - Here's How The US Reacted To China's First Nuclear Test 50 Years Ago - Armin Rosen
  • SA Business Day - MPs accused of rewriting nuclear policy - Paul Vecchiatto
  • KQED blog - Activists Push for Public Review of Diablo Canyon Nuclear Power Plant - Molly Samuel, Kqed Science
  • POWERnews - States Challenge NRC's Spent Nuclear Fuel Storage Rule - Sonal Patel
  • Malaysia Kini - Nuclear power is not a wise or viable energy option - Dr Ronald Mccoy
  • Wilmington StarNews - Residents train for nuclear meltdown - Terry Reilly
  • PR Newswire UK - Nuclear Power in BRIC Countries 2014-2018: Key Vendors are Westinghouse, China National Nuclear Cooperation, Areva, JSC Atomstroyexport and Larsen and Toubro
  • Korea Herald - [Editorial] Nuke threat looms larger
  • JoongAng Daily - International cooperation is crucial
  • Bellona - Russia's Far East no longer home to any spent nuclear fuel
  • Hartlepool Mail - Hartlepool's nuclear power station to help Britain avoid energy crisis
  • Korea Times - Four-step NK nuke dismantling revealed - Yi Whan-Woo
  • KEPR Pasco - Columbia Basin College houses nuclear reactor model - Kathleen Jacob
  • Tri-City Herald - Nuclear workers to be honored Oct. 31 in Richland
  • Yonhap News - Seoul, Washington deputy nuclear envoys hold talks
  • World Nuclear News - Site studies to begin for Czech repository
  • Asahi Shimbun - Mayor says Sendai plant able to withstand any disaster, despite misgivings
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Frank Munger: Federal official says Y-12 'is where the magic happens' - Frank Munger
  • World Nuclear News - Lepse service ship in dry dock
  • HNN Huntingtonnews - Conspiracy Alleged in Energy Worker Exposure at Hanford, Portsmouth - Tony E. Rutherford
  • Tri-City Herald - Hanford 'work for materials' deal saves money - Annette Cary
  • KCBX - Group asks US Court of Appeals to intervene on Diablo Canyon seismic safety issue - Randol White
  • Aiken Standard - Group to receive salt waste update at monthly breakfast - Derrek Asberry
  • JoongAng Daily - Envoys gather in Beijing, Seoul - Ser Myo-Ja
  • BBC - How does Wales help power the UK?
  • Green Bay Press Gazette - NRC OKs change in Kewaunee Power Station emergency plan - Richard Ryman
  • Western Morning News - Ground-breaking wave study could help pave the way for UK sea defences of the future
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Back when folks wore fancy hats - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Emergency exercise at ORAU - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Declassified pics of final A-bomb preparations - Frank Munger
  • Fairewinds Energy Education - Avoiding The Worst - Interview With Fairewinds' Arnie Gundersen
  • Beyond Nuclear - Beyond Nuclear to challenge Davis-Besse containment cracking at NRC HQ on Nov. 12th
  • Atomic Insights - Lockheed's fusion sales pitch - Rod Adams
  • Public Citizen - Report: U.S. Chamber of Commerce Dominates Undisclosed Spending in Congressional Races
  • GreenWorld - Within 2 years, Deutsche Bank says rooftop solar will be the cheaper option for everyone - Washington Post
  • Washington Post blog - Republicans will probably take the Senate. Here's why it will be a nightmare for them. - Paul Waldman
  • Bellona - Murmansk's biggest floating radiological threat finally taken off water - Anna Kireeva
  • Yonhap News - China FM stresses commitment to denuclearizing N. Korea - kdh@yna.co.kr
  • Press TV - N-deal with Iran to benefit international community: UN official
  • Xinhua News - News Analysis: Abe's scandal-hit Cabinet could fall like dominos if opposition camp keeps up attacks - Jon Day
  • Xinhua News - Iran rejects UN human rights report as "unfair"
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: Advanced Scientific Computing Advisory Committee, Pages 64371 - 64372 [FR DOC #: 2014-25716]
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: Biomass Research and Development Technical Advisory Committee, Pages 64372 - 64373 [FR DOC #: 2014-25720]
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: DOE/NSF High Energy Physics Advisory Panel, Page 64371 [FR DOC #: 2014-25717]
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Savannah River Site, Page 64372 [FR DOC #: 2014-25718]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Combined Licenses: South Carolina Electric and Gas Co., Virgil C. Summer Nuclear Station, Units 2 and 3; Reclassification of Portions of Human Factors Verification and, Pages 64418 - 64419 [FR DOC #: 2014-25757]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: License Amendments: South Carolina Electric and Gas Co., Virgil C. Summer Nuclear Station, Unit 1; Withdrawal, Page 64419 [FR DOC #: 2014-25751]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: License Renewals: Exelon Generation Corporation, LLC, Calvert Cliffs Independent Spent Fuel Storage Installation, Page 64420 [FR DOC #: 2014-25758]
  • AP - Group wants court review of reactor license - Michael R. Blood
  • Rep. Mike Simpson (R-ID2) - Simpson Praises Findings of Safety Evaluation Report--Calls on Administration to Move Forward on Yucca Mountain - Japan Times
  • Japan Times - Radioactive soil stored at Fukushima schools not covered by recent disposal law, has nowhere to go
  • Chicago Tribune - Exelon profit rises on higher utility sales - Julie Wernau
  • DOE - Energy Department Announces New Lab Program to Accelerate Commercialization of Clean Energy Technologies
  • NAS - Project Update: - Lessons Learned From The Fukushima Nuclear Accident For Improving Safety and Security Of U.S. Nuclear Plants
  • NRC blog - National Cyber Security Awareness Month – It's For Everyone - Joan Rolf
  • Fukushima Diary - Cesium-137 detected from a pregnant woman in Matsudo city Chiba - Iori Mochizuki
  • Fukushima Diary - Tepco gave up pumping up contaminated water beside 4 crippled reactors to discharge to the sea - Iori Mochizuki
  • Fukushima Diary - Tepco accidentally destroyed a part of Reactor 1 cover at dismantling preparation - Iori Mochizuki
  • ENENews - Gundersen: Mutations in plants being reported after chronic Fukushima exposure – Professor: Mutant flowers found in Fukushima – Biologist: "Gigantic leaves, seeds very big" after nuclear disaster (VIDEO)
  • ENENews - TV: Officials say "extremely high radiation levels" to be pouring out at Fukushima… "Problem can't be fundamentally solved" – Gundersen: Plutonium leaking into groundwater, "essentially pieces of nuclear fuel"… "Parts of plant overflowing" after typhoons… "Not a problem that's going away" (VIDEO)
  • ENENews - "Truly Frightening": Doctors being threatened for linking illnesses to Fukushima – Strange tumors, kids dying, pets dying – Much higher incidences of whole range of health problems reported – Experts: 1,000,000 cancers, plus many other ailments possible (AUDIO & VIDEO)
  • NHK World - Regulator accepts nuclear plant quake projection
  • NHK World - Nuclear scrapping experts see Fukushima plant
  • NHK World - Town submits petition opposing waste facility
  • NHK World - New safety breaches at prototype Monju reactor
  • NHK World - City assembly set to approve Sendai plant restart
  • Kyodo News - OPINION: Japan should be a good example of nuclear nonproliferation - Morton Halperin and Yoriko Kawaguchi
  • Kyodo News - Fire breaks out at Genkai nuclear plant in Kyushu
  • Kyodo News - Local city assembly OKs restart of nuclear plant
  • Asahi Shimbun - Mayor says Sendai plant able to withstand any disaster, despite misgivings
  • Asahi Shimbun - EDITORIAL: Restarting reactors not an issue for host city alone
  • Jiji Press - (Update) Host City OKs Restart of Sendai N-Plant Reactors
  • The Guardian - Photographs of Sellafield nuclear plant prompt fears over radioactive risk - John Vidal and Rob Edwards
  • Forbes - The Trouble With That Noxious Haze At The Illinois Nuclear-Fuel Plant - Jeff Mcmahon
  • Minnesota Public Radio - Prairie Island joins nuclear waste legal challenge - Elizabeth Baier
  • Deutsche Welle - Reactor approval watershed for Japan's nuclear energy industry
  • Japan Times - Town divided after Sendai nuclear plant restart clears another hurdle
  • RT - Politico's BP Sugar Daddy, capitalism's successful alternative & Fukushima censorship
  • Global Research - Japan: Doctors Threatened to Lose Right to Practice for Linking Illnesses to Fukushima - Arnie Gundersen
  • Taipei Times - FDA proposes radiation tests for Japanese snacks - Stacy Hsu
  • Focus Taiwan - Green tea from Japan to be tested for radiation - Chen Ching-Fang and Elizabeth Hsu
  • World Nuclear News - Site studies to begin for Czech repository

    Tuesday, October 28, 2014

  • Itar-Tass - Russia's Far East not affected by Fukushima accident aftermath – Russian experts
  • Energy Collective - A Case Study in how Junk Science is Used by Anti-Nuclear Environmentalists - Robert Wilson
  • Augusta Chronicle - Ruling on nuclear waste throws storage scenarios into dangerous doubt - Clint Wolfe, Ph.D.
  • KPBS - NRC Hedges Its Bets On Decommissioning Plan For San Onofre - Alison St John
  • OpEdNews - U.S. Sends Planes Armed with Depleted Uranium to Middle East - David Swanson
  • Phys.org - W88 warhead program performs successful tests - 3 Hours Ago By Sue Holmes
  • Bloomberg - Sendai Vote Signals Quicker Pace on Reactor Restarts - Jacob Adelman and Emi Urabe
  • Bloomberg - Japan Vote Risks Split Over Spoils of Nuclear Industry - Jacob Adelman and Emi Urabe
  • Reuters - U.S. nuclear regulators probing leak at Honeywell uranium plant - Lewis Krauskopf
  • Reuters - Canadian power producers want to keep U.S. border open: Kemp - John Kemp
  • Japan Times - Local government gives OK to restart Sendai nuclear plant in Kagoshima Prefecture
  • The Guardian - Japan edges back towards nuclear power with vote to restart reactors - Justin Mccurry
  • Reuters - Japan nuclear plant gets approval to restart, over three years after Fukushima - Mari Saito
  • Wall Street Journal - China's Risky Nuclear Renaissance - Abheek Bhattacharya
  • HNN Huntingtonnews - Nuclear Accident in Illinois; Guards say Shelter in Place; Honeywell it all Stayed on Site - Tony E. Rutherford
  • All Things Nuclear - Routine Releases of Radioactivity from Nuclear Reactors - Dave Lochbaum
  • All Things Nuclear - Routine Releases of Radioactive Materials from U.S. Nuclear Plants: Revision 1 - Dave Lochbaum (6.73m)
  • Deutsche Welle - Analysts skeptical North Korea can build nuclear warhead
  • Baltimore Sun - Calvert Cliffs nuclear plant to undergo increased federal scrutiny - Colin Campbell
  • Bloomberg BNA - Nuclear Industry Touts Environment Benefits as it Seeks to Stem Reactor Retirements - Ari Natter
  • Post-Bulletin - Prairie Island Indian Community files legal challenge on nuclear waste
  • Brattleboro Reformer - Vermont appeals spent fuel storage decision - Bob Audette
  • World Nuclear News - States challenge NRC waste rule
  • Japan Times - Musical points to sinister nuclear implications
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - State won't delay nuclear settlement decision - Morgan Lee
  • Vermont Journalism Trust - Public Service Department announces second meeting of Nuclear Decommissioning Citizens Advisory Panel - Michelle Hughes
  • The Ecologist - Leaked Sellafield photos reveal 'massive radioactive release' threat - Oliver Tickell
  • Bellona - Russia announces yet newer delivery date for first floating nuclear power plant - Charles Digges
  • KUSI - The future of the San Onofre nuclear plant
  • Times of San Diego - issioning San Onofre - Posted By Debbie L. Sklar
  • Cortez Journal - Utes, environmentalists oppose uranium mill--Lowered EPA regulations a concern - Jim Mimiaga
  • Penn Energy - GE Hitachi wins nearly $300MM in nuclear contracts from Exelon
  • Japan Times - Japan presents nuclear disarmament resolution to U.N. committee
  • Ria Novosti - Russian Navy to Receive Upgraded Yasen Class Nuclear Sub in 2016
  • PR Newswire - Lawsuit spotlights U.S. charities that fund Israel's secret nuclear weapons program - Institute For Research: Middle Eastern Policy
  • New Philadelphia(OH) Times Reporter - Carroll Concerned Citizens to show radioactive waste video at Nov. 6 meeting - Joseph Cirincione
  • UPI - Iran leadership projects varied assessments of nuclear deadline - Jc Finley
  • AllVoices - Ill wind blows another worry for Fukushima nuclear plant - Robert Myles
  • World Nuclear News - Energoatom and Škoda extend links
  • Yonhap News - NATO official urges N. Korea to end nuke, missile programs
  • HealthCanal - Radiation Exposure Linked To Aggressive Thyroid Cancers - Laura Kurtzman
  • Press TV - N-talks should see removal of sanctions all at once: Iran negotiator
  • Press TV - Some P5+1 states seek to mount pressure on Iran: Velayati
  • Chillicothe Gazette - More than 1,100 attend Science Alliance in Piketon
  • Bloomberg - Sendai Vote Signals Quicker Pace on Reactor Restarts - Jacob Adelman and Emi Urabe
  • AzerNews - Iran, P5+1 to start regular talks in November
  • GSA Business - Contractors win extension on MOX project
  • World Nuclear News - Site studies to begin for Czech repository
  • Minneapolis Star Tribune - Prairie Island tribe challenges new NRC storage rule - David Shaffer
  • KING5 Seattle - Experts: Workers in danger at Hanford - Susannah Frame
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Host city OK's Kyushu N-plant restart
  • Jerusalem Post - Israel's air force the best in the world, study finds
  • Tampa Bay Times - Duke Energy, Southern Alliance tighten security ahead of 'Pitchfork Protest' - Ivan Penn
  • Energy Collective - How Groundbreaking Is the DOE's New $53M Solar Energy Investment? - Stephen Lacey
  • Aiken Standard - Community gathers for SRS museum ribbon-cutting - Derrek Asberry
  • IEET.org - The Most Controversial Decision in History - Panelists: Prof. Wilson Miscamble, C.S.C., - University Of Notre Dame; Prof. David Solomon - University Of Notre Dame; Dr. Robert Marko - Aquinas College
  • Newburyport Daily News - Letter: Politicians won't confront NRC on N-plant - Stephen B. Comley Sr.
  • Augusta Chronicle - New leadership named for MOX project - Meg Mirshak
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Fukushima chooses continuity in election - Toshiya Minami and Tatsuya Hoshino
  • JoongAng Daily - Kepco hosts a power industry parley on Jeju
  • SA Business Day - Japan shields troubled minister
  • GlobalPost - Industry minister says he will sell off TEPCO shares when term ends
  • Mainichi Daily News - Fire breaks out at Genkai nuclear plant in Kyushu
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Another setback at Spallation Neutron Source - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - UCOR banks fee of $3.2M - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - No word on ORAU's contract - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Cray lands $128M contract in UK - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - IG: more work needed on unclassified cybersecurity to reduce risks - Frank Munger
  • GreenWorld - Within 2 years, Deutsche Bank says rooftop solar will be the cheaper option for everyone
  • IAEA - Legal Issues and Its Impact on Nuclear Energy Development
  • IAEA - Legal Issues and Its Impact on Nuclear Energy Development
  • Trend News Agency - Iran says no date set for next nuclear talks yet - Dalga Khatinoglu
  • Trend News Agency - Iran says Western sanction must be eliminated outright - Dalga Khatinoglu
  • Trend News Agency - Iranian FM spokeswoman: Government will not strike nuclear deal in violation of red lines
  • Xinhua News - Iran urges full sanction lift for nuclear deal
  • Press TV - Any nuclear deal must respect Iran's red lines: Afkham
  • Press TV - Some P5+1 states seek to mount pressure on Iran: Velayati
  • Press TV - N-talks should see removal of sanctions all at once: Iran negotiator
  • Press TV - Extension of nuclear talks with P5+1 not on agenda: Iranian source
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: DOE/NSF Nuclear Science Advisory Committee, Page 64178 [FR DOC #: 2014-25587]
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: President's Council of Advisors on Science and Technology, Pages 64177 - 64178 [FR DOC #: 2014-25585]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Proposed Rules: Petitions: Physical Protection of Category 1 and Category 2 Quantities of Radioactive Material, Pages 64149 - 64151 [FR DOC #: 2014-25540]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Applications and Amendments to Facility Operating Licenses and Combined Licenses Involving No Significant Hazards Considerations, Pages 64219 - 64232 [FR DOC #: 2014-25357]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings; Sunshine Act, Page 64232 [FR DOC #: 2014-25721]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Memoranda and Orders: Atomic Safety and Licensing Board Panel; Crow Butte Resources, Inc., Page 64233 [FR DOC #: 2014-25643]
  • Washington Examiner - If GOP wins, Reid could lose nuclear waste fight - Susan Ferrechio
  • UK Engineer - New 'safer' nuclear reactor offers hopes for waste disposal - Stephen Harris
  • San Clemente Patch - San Clemente Green Gets Feedback from City Council Candidates on Decommissioning and Tree/View Issues - Gary Headrick
  • Newbury Today - Consultation on short listed sites – including AWE – to store radioactive nuclear submarine waste - Reporter: Jane Meredith

    Monday, October 27, 2014

  • Orange County Register - Watchdog: Nuclear waste fund has amassed unused billions - Teri Sforza
  • Wall Street Journal - The Other Senate Nuclear Option - Glenn Mccullough Jr.
  • Vancouver Sun - Chuck Chiang: Japan's search for cheap, stable source of energy - Chuck Chiang
  • KSDK St. Louis - West Lake protesters warn of 'hidden dangers' - Grant Bissell, Ksdk
  • Aiken Standard - Public invited to SRS waste meeting - Derrek Asberry
  • The Independent - Treasury rebuked by EU over hidden nuclear costs - Mark Leftly
  • Aiken Standard - Zero violations found at MOX facility
  • EN NEWS 163 - Japan's Fukushima nuclear power plant wells up to 920 times the cesium activity highs last
  • Reuters - How congressional hawks plan to kill Obama's Iran deal - Trita Parsi
  • Press TV - Big powers nuclear demands of Iran beyond NPT: Ex-diplomat
  • Xinhua News - DPRK has significant level of nuke miniaturization technology: S. Korea
  • Korea Times - S. Korea's nuclear envoy to visit China this week
  • Ria Novosti - US Special Envoy for Six-Party Talks on North Korea Nuclear Program Visits Seoul: Reports
  • Yonhap News - U.S. nuclear envoy visits S. Korea to attend peace forum
  • WKMS-MSU - Radioactive Leak at Honeywell - Troy Taylor
  • World Nuclear News - Leak at Metropolis contained by sprays
  • Trend News Agency - Rouhani says reaching nuclear agreement before deadline possible - Milad Fashtami
  • Newport News Daily Press - Nuclear 'ghost' to leave James River Reserve Fleet - Hugh Lessig
  • Crain's Chicago Business - How much money do Exelon's nukes really make? - Steve Daniels
  • KPBS - NRC Meets On Decommissioning San Onofre Nuclear Plant - Alison St John
  • MyNewsLA - Commission meeting Monday in Carlsbad on decommissioning San Onofre - Debbie L. Sklar
  • KUSI San Diego - NRC to hear comments on future of San Onofre plant
  • Yonhap News - U.S. nuclear envoy visits S. Korea to attend peace forum
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea's nuclear envoy to make rare visit to northeastern China
  • Balkans.com Business News - Electricity produced by Cernavoda nuclear reactors is essential for Romania
  • Herald Scotland - 'Chilling' rise in nuclear incidents on Clyde
  • World Nuclear News - First US on-site emergency equipment facility completed
  • Focus Taiwan - Swiss-Taiwan workshop focuses on sustainable energy practices - Jeffrey Wu
  • Walla Walla Union-Bulletin - Hastings: Administration must abandon plans for deep cuts at Hanford
  • World Nuclear News - Sendai restart now in regulator's hands
  • Argus Media - Turkey invites comments on nuclear plant
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Rove targets Horsford - Steve Sebelius
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - A few questions for NNSA's Anne Harrington about dealing with nuclear threats - Frank Munger
  • Tri-City Herald - Hastings: Administration must abandon plans for deep cuts to Hanford funding
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea threatens to reconsider high-level talks
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea's nuclear envoy to make rare visit to northeastern China
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea has 'significant' tech level in nuke miniaturization: Seoul minister
  • Bellona - Countries call on the UN to support CCS development
  • Press TV - Extension of nuclear talks with P5+1 not on agenda: Iranian source
  • Press TV - Final nuclear deal possible in one month: Rouhani
  • Press TV - Big powers nuclear demands of Iran beyond NPT: Ex-diplomat
  • CATO Institute blog - Report Concludes that Yucca Mountain Is Safe - Nicole Kaeding
  • NRC - NRC Issues 'White' Inspection Finding for Calvert Cliffs 2 Nuclear Plant; Level of Oversight to be Increased
  • NRC - NRC Remains a top performer in Government Survey
  • NRC blog - NRC Employee Survey Shows Agency as a Top Performer - Miriam Cohen
  • NHK World - Chiba governor asks Taiwan to lift import ban
  • ENENews - Watch: Nuclear experts confront Japanese scientists – IAEA says Fukushima reactors "might still be active" long after meltdowns – "Changes completely" our idea of what happened – "Very surprised… extremely high" Iodine-131 levels – Means fission reactions lasted for weeks or months (VIDEO)

    Sunday, October 26, 2014

  • Reno Gazette-Journal - Harry Reid bill would set aside large part of Nevada
  • Bellingham Herald - Our Voice: DOE should commit to new K Basin deadline
  • Salt Lake Tribune - Radioactive gas, chlorine to be released on Army's Utah testing range - Nate Carlisle
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - K-31: at the fence line - Frank Munger
  • Augusta Chronicle - Ruling on nuclear waste throws storage scenarios into dangerous doubt - Clint Wolfe, Ph.D.
  • Mainline Media News - Limerick nuke plant's license renewed for 20 years - Evan Brandt
  • Asia-Pacific: GlobalPost - Voting begins in Fukushima gubernatorial election
  • Asia-Pacific: Reuters - Japanese PM Abe's public support slumps in wake of resignations: Yomiuri poll - Tim Kelly
  • Asia-Pacific: ENENews - Radiation levels have surged at Fukushima plant – 100,000% of previous record high – TV: "Officials say they don't know the cause - Typhoon May Be To Blame&Quot; (Video)
  • Asia-Pacific: Jiji Press - (Update 2) Uchibori Wins Fukushima Gubernatorial Race
  • Asia-Pacific: Kyodo News - Former vice governor wins Fukushima gubernatorial election
  • Asia-Pacific: Mainichi Daily News - Former vice governor wins Fukushima gubernatorial election
  • Asia-Pacific: Yomiuri Shimbun - Uchibori wins Fukushima governor race
  • Asia-Pacific: Japan Times - U.N. climate chief urges Japan to slash emissions, and to shell out $1 billion
  • Asia-Pacific: Japan Times - Ex-vice governor likely to win Fukushima gubernatorial election
  • Asia-Pacific: Mainichi Daily News - Nuclear Connection: Lingering questions over A-bomb info (Pt. 23)
  • Asia-Pacific: Mainichi Daily News - Miyagi town protesters block gov't survey of proposed radioactively contaminated waste site
  • Asia-Pacific: Straits Times - Fukushima poll a vote on nuke policy - Kwan Weng Kin
  • Asia-Pacific: Yomiuri Shimbun - Govt begins work on new emissions cut target
  • Asia-Pacific: Yomiuri Shimbun - Coal cheapest way to produce power
  • Asia-Pacific: Yomiuri Shimbun - Uchibori set for Fukushima governor
  • East Asia: Korea Times - China shows sign of mending ties with N. Korea - Kang Seung-Woo
  • East Asia: Yonhap News - U.S. nuclear envoy Seiler to visit S. Korea
  • Southeast Asia: Malaysian Star - US: We'll help build nuclear plant
  • South Asia: Economic Times - 'Shutting down Unit-1 of KNPP proves it will not benefit Tamil Nadu' - Singapore Straits Times
  • South Asia: Economic Times - Why are we biased about nuclear power? - Nihit Goyal
  • South Asia: Times of India - Kudankulam nuclear power plant a 'stillborn child', says S P Udayakumar
  • UK: Scottish Daily Record - Shocking new figures reveal 300 nuclear safety incidents at Faslane Naval Base in last five years
  • UK: Herald Scotland - Revealed: chilling nuclear safety blunders plague Scots bomb base
  • UK: Herald Scotland - Workers exposed to radiation in Faslane incident
  • UK: Herald Scotland - Securing waste could boost jobs
  • UK: STV.tv - Faslane base: More than 300 nuclear safety incidents in last five years
  • UK: SNP - Faslane safety once again in the spotlight
  • North Europe: BBC - Mysteries of the deep - what's been lurking in the Baltic Sea? - Chris Morris
  • East Europe: Famagusta Gazette - New Chernobyl sarcophagus will be two years late - nuclear security chief
  • Middle East: Xinhua News - Iran not to give in to restrictions on peaceful nuclear program: Majlis speaker
  • Middle East: Xinhua News - Iran's nuclear rights part of possible comprehensive deal: negotiator
  • South Africa: SA Business Day - What is at core of nuclear puzzle?

    Saturday, October 25, 2014

  • San Diego Union-Tribune - Utility scandal may impact nuke settlement - Morgan Lee
  • KUOW - Seattle Author's Downwinder Book Tackles Nuclear Contamination - Anna King
  • Northwest Public Radio - Downwinder Book From Seattle Author Tackles Western Nuclear Contamination - Anna King
  • Spokesman-Review - Letter: Nuclear power unsafe - Laverne Kautz
  • Denton Record-Chronicle - EPA seeks input on safety of strontium - Christian Mcphate
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - CNS exec on cost cuts: 'I think we're doing well' - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - For service in the Manhattan Project - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Halfway home on the W76 life-extension project - Frank Munger
  • Miami Herald - Oped: Florida utilities stay shady in the Sunshine State - Fred Grimm
  • Tampa Bay Times - Editorial: Rick Scott's economic fairy tale
  • WJXT Jacksonville - Aircraft part prompts radiation scare in Middleburg
  • Aiken Standard - Nevada residents give take on Yucca Mountain report - Derrek Asberry
  • Citizens' Voice - FEMA: Emergency drill at PPL nuclear plant successful - Elizabeth Skrapits
  • Main Line Media News - Limerick nuke plant's license renewed for 20 years - Evan Brandt
  • Main Line Media News - NRC to hike oversight at Exelon Nuclear's Limerick Generating Staion due to security issue - Evan Brandt
  • CapeCodOnline blog - Civilly disobedient grandmothers - Brent Harold
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - 4 found guilty of trespassing at Pilgrim
  • Berkshire Eagle - Vermont: Nuclear watchdog groups have concerns with Entergy reactors - Dave Gram
  • Keene Sentinel - Decommissioning of Vermont Yankee discussed at meeting
  • GreenWorld - Is storage the new solar? and other news from our solar future
  • IEER - Declaration in support to reopen the record of NRC license and re-licence proceedings - Dr. Arjun Makhijani
  • Energy Collective - Methane Leaks Wipe Out Any Climate Benefit Of Fracking, Satellite Observations Confirm - Joseph Romm
  • UPI - New submarine set for commissioning - Richard Tomkins
  • Market Oracle - War and The Law Of Unintended Consequences - Andrew_McKillop
  • Oceania: Truthout - The Forgotten Coup - How the US and Britain Crushed the Government of Their "Ally" Australia - John Pilger
  • Asia-Pacific: New York Times - Japan Leader Faces Crisis Over Minister for Trade - Martin Fackler
  • Asia-Pacific: Asahi Shimbun - Residents block Environment Ministry study of candidate waste disposal site
  • Asia-Pacific: Fukushima Diary - 460,000,000 Bq/m3 of Cs-134/137 detected from mountain side of Reactor 2 - Iori Mochizuki
  • Asia-Pacific: Japan Times - Tepco projects ¥130 billion pretax profit for year
  • Asia-Pacific: Japan Times - 'No change' in atomic restart policy, says new industry minister
  • Asia-Pacific: Jiji Press - Radioactive Waste Facility Surveys Put Off Again in Miyagi
  • Asia-Pacific: Kyodo News - Japan seeking parliamentary approval on nuclear compensation pact
  • Asia-Pacific: Kyodo News - Prosecutors to extend probe on ex-TEPCO execs over nuclear crisis
  • Asia-Pacific: Mainichi Daily News - Nuclear Connection: Decades of silence (Pt. 22)
  • Asia-Pacific: Mainichi Daily News - Ministry withholds minutes from nuclear accident compensation resolution meetings
  • Asia-Pacific: Mainichi Daily News - Miyagi town protesters block gov't survey of proposed radioactively contaminated waste site
  • Asia-Pacific: NHK World - High levels of radiation found at Fukushima plant
  • Asia-Pacific: Yomiuri Shimbun - Govt begins work on new emissions cut target
  • Asia-Pacific: Yomiuri Shimbun - Radioactive waste surveys delayed
  • Asia: Wall Street Journal - China's Submarines Add Nuclear-Strike Capability, Altering Strategic Balance - Jeremy Page
  • Asia: Xinhua News - China to allow more private fund in energy, telecoms, infrastructure
  • East Asia: GlobalPost - U.S. envoy for 6-way nuclear talks to visit S. Korea, China, Japan
  • East Asia: Xinhua News - U.S., ROK urge Pyongyang to return to six-party talks
  • Southeast Asia: New York Times - Editorial: A Deepening Partnership With Vietnam
  • South Asia: Economic Times - 'Shutting down Unit-1 of KNPP proves it will not benefit Tamil Nadu'
  • South Asia: Economic Times - Koodankulam nuclear plant protesters seek Jayalalithaa's support - V Prem Shanker
  • South Asia: Pakistan News - Number of new cancer patients persistently on the rise - Shahina Maqbool
  • UK: Aberdeen Press and Journal - Dounreay waste vaults runner-up for engineering award - David Kerr
  • UK: CIWM - Welsh Government Asks For Views On Its Radioactive Waste Disposal Policy - Darrel Moore
  • UK: The Guardian - Trident treaty may be renewed without parliamentary scrutiny - Jamie Doward
  • UK: Sunday Times - Bloomin' heck, jellyfish threaten nuclear plants - Jonathan Leake
  • Europe: Solidarité et Progrès - World Nuclear Exhibition : la renaissance du nucléaire est en marche - Benoit Chalifoux
  • North Europe: Helsinki Times - In Japan, Fukushima residents are frustrated but resigned - Anna Fifield
  • North Europe: Reuters - Areva-Siemens raises claim to $4.4 billion over Finnish reactor delays - Jussi Rosendahl
  • East Europe: BelTA - Complex inspection of Belarusian nuclear station construction to begin on 27 October
  • Middle East: Xinhua News - Iran's nuclear rights part of possible comprehensive deal: negotiator
  • Middle East: Xinhua News - U.S. negotiator urges deal over Iran's nuke program
  • Middle East: Press TV - Iran to emerge winner in nuclear talks: Velayati
  • Middle East: Press TV - Iran not to shut down any nuclear facilities: Top negotiator
  • Middle East: Press TV - Nuclear talks should see all anti-Iran sanctions lifted: MP
  • Middle East: Press TV - US to blame if nuclear talks fail to bear fruit: Iran MP
  • Middle East: Press TV - US, Russia optimistic about nuclear deal with Iran

    Friday, October 24, 2014

  • World Nuclear News - Separate repository for US military waste?
  • Breaking Energy - NRC Publishes Yucca Mountain Evaluation Report Volume 3
  • Energy Collective - Political Battles Hampering Function of Important Agency - Rod Adams
  • Bloomberg TV - Former CIA Agent Plame Embraces Being 'Burned'
  • Bloomberg - Escalation Likely If Iran Talks Fail, U.S. Official Says - Terry Atlas
  • Reuters - EU climate change goal pits green business against industry - Barbara Lewis
  • Reuters - Japan prosecutors delay ruling on possible Fukushima indictments - Osamu Tsukimori
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-Japan METI minister: owning Tepco shares will not affect policy - Kentaro Hamada and Mari Saito
  • Reuters - Iran will be seen as responsible if nuclear talks fail: U.S. - Arshad Mohammed
  • Reuters - Japan warns of increased activity at volcano near nuclear plant - Elaine Lies
  • Japan Times - Volcano near Sendai nuclear plant is shaking and may erupt: Japan weather agency
  • Phys.org - Should the Japanese give nuclear power another chance? - ResearchSEA
  • Asahi Shimbun - ONE TAKE ON JAPANESE CINEMA: Town once blessed by nuclear power now suffers under its curse - Don Brown
  • KUOW - Activist: 'Don't Believe Anything The Nuclear Industry Says' - John O'brien
  • IOL - More nuclear meetings on cards
  • Daily BizNews - Russian nuclear power bosses, SA counterparts hold secret Drakensberg meetings - Rowan Philp
  • Creamer's Mining Weekly - Russia kicks off South Africa's 'nuclear vendor parade' - Terence Creamer
  • IOL - State to budget for nuclear build
  • SA Business Day - Radebe hints at nuclear funding - Paul Vecchiatto
  • iAfrica Business - Russia pitches nuclear tech to SA
  • Delaware News Journal - Public hearing: Nuke plant expansion would bring jobs, risks - Jeff Montgomery
  • WIVB News 4 Buffalo - Neighbors still have questions about buried radioactive waste - Jordan Williams
  • Huffington Post - That One Time America Accidentally Dropped a Nuke on South Carolina
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Govt approves bill on nuclear damages pact
  • Japan Times - Government seeks Diet approval for treaty on international funds following a nuclear disaster
  • Asahi Shimbun - Japan to ratify international convention on nuclear accident compensation pact
  • GlobalPost - Japan seeking parliamentary approval on nuclear compensation pact
  • Energy Collective - Clean and Reliable, But Not so Cheap: Is the Nuclear Renaissance About to Get a Reboot in the UK? - Oliver Kerr
  • Newry Times - Ritchie criticises nuclear subsidies plan - Paul Malone
  • Coast News - Panel hears bids for storage of nuclear waste - Promise Yee
  • Norristown Times Herald - NRC to hike oversight at Exelon Nuclear's Limerick Generating Staion due to security issue - Evan Brandt
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Miyazawa: Future N-power generation to be under 30%
  • Toronto Star - Bruce nuclear waste site is safe, says OPG - John Spears
  • World Nuclear News - UK nuclear manufacturing centre gears up
  • Greenville News - 10-year extension under review for MOX facility - Tonya Maxwell
  • Daiji World - Unclear nuclear liability law putting off investors: Anil Kakodkar - Biswajit Choudhury
  • Amarillo Globe News - Pantex marks warhead progress - Jim Mcbride
  • Detroit Free Press - Landfill drops request for tenfold radiation increase - Keith Matheny
  • Simi Valley Acorn - Witness recallsfield lab disaster - Stephanie Bertholdo
  • Tampa Bay Times - Crowd turns out to protest Duke billing practices - Claire Mcneill and Ivan Penn
  • WBIR Knoxville - Y-12 opens new training facility - Evan Johnson
  • New York Times - Modi's Idea of India - Pankaj Mishra
  • Tampa Tribune - House, county commission candidates face off at chamber forum - Gary S. Hatrick
  • Mainichi Daily News - Nuclear Connection: A lone rescue (Pt. 21)
  • Tri-City Herald - Judge keeps jurors on Hanford timecard fraud trial - Annette Cary
  • YLE News - Olkiluoto 3 compensation war rages on; Areva now wants 3.5b in damages
  • The Hindu - Activists seek probe into Kudankulam 'irregularities'
  • Beyond Nuclear - Beyond Nuclear statement regarding NRC Chairman Macfarlane's announced resignation
  • Atomic Insights - Tour of NuScale control room and test facility - Rod Adams
  • Fairewinds Energy Education - 10 Year Delay in SRS Mox Plant Construction
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Y-12's counter-terrorism training - Frank Munger
  • Government Accountability Project - Senator Wants to Hold Hanford Contractors Accountable: Daily Whistleblower News - Sarah Damian
  • Greenpeace International - Lockheed Martin's compact nuclear reactor? Yet more fusion fantasy! - Blogpost By Justin Mckeating
  • IAEA - Filling in the Resource Gaps
  • The Guardian - Japan trade minister in conflict of interest row over Tepco shares - Justin Mccurry
  • Xinhua News - U.S. negotiator urges deal over Iran's nuke program
  • Bellona - A good day for European climate legislation - Bellona Europa
  • Press TV - Some allies want talks with Iran to fail: US official
  • Press TV - US, Russia optimistic about nuclear deal with Iran
  • Brandeis Hoot - Be cautious when toying with nuclear power - Zach Phil Schwartz
  • Baltimore Sun - Calvert Cliffs spent fuel storage okayed - Timothy B. Wheeler,
  • NRC blog - NRC Science 101: How a Nuclear Reactor Generates Electricity - Paul Rebstock
  • NHK World - Prosecutors extend probe into ex-TEPCO chiefs
  • NHK World - Japan to ratify nuclear compensation treaty
  • NHK World - Residents delay search for radioactive waste site
  • Japan Times - 3/11 charges for Tepco execs delayed by three months
  • Japan Times - Suga downplays conflict involving new trade chief's Tepco stake - Reiji Yoshida
  • Japan Times - Work begins on nuclear dump sites in Miyagi as residents protest
  • Japan Times - 'No change' in atomic restart policy, says new industry minister - Kazuaki Nagata
  • Japan Times - Government seeks Diet approval for treaty on international funds following a nuclear disaster
  • Japan Times - Volcano near Sendai nuclear plant is shaking and may erupt: Japan weather agency
  • Fukushima Diary - Tepco started dismantling Reactor 1 cover – Video - Iori Mochizuki
  • ENENews - Experts warn of volcano destroying Japan at any moment, causing nation's extinction
  • Kyodo News - Prosecutors to extend probe on ex-TEPCO execs over nuclear crisis
  • Kyodo News - Japan seeking parliamentary approval on nuclear compensation pact
  • Asahi Shimbun - Japan to ratify international convention on nuclear accident compensation pact
  • Asahi Shimbun - ONE TAKE ON JAPANESE CINEMA: Town once blessed by nuclear power now suffers under its curse - Don Brown
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Govt approves bill on nuclear damages pact
  • Jiji Press - Japan Govt to Ask Diet to OK N-Damage Compensation Pact
  • Jiji Press - INTERVIEW: Japan to Lower Nuclear Dependence from Predisaster Level
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notices: Environmental Impact Statements; Weekly Receipts, Page 63622 [FR DOC #: 2014-25355]
  • Navy Department - Notices: Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Military Readiness Activities, Northwest Training and Testing Study Area, Page 63610 [FR DOC #: 2014-25316]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Environmental Assessments; Availability, etc.: Humboldt Bay Power Plant, Unit No. 3, Pages 63647 - 63649 [FR DOC #: 2014-25345]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Independent Spent Fuel Storage Installations: Northern States Power Co.; Prairie Island Nuclear Generating Plant, Pages 63649 - 63650 [FR DOC #: 2014-25356]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: License Renewals: Exelon Generation Co., LLC, Limerick Generating Station, Units 1 and 2, Pages 63650 - 63651 [FR DOC #: 2014-25365]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards, Pages 63651 - 63652 [FR DOC #: 2014-25343]
  • Reuters - U.S. general says he believes North Korea can build nuclear warhead - David Alexander and Phil Stewart
  • The Hill blog - Former EPA leader: 'Irresponsible' for US to halt nuclear power - Laura Barron-Lopez
  • GlobalPost - N.Korea likely can build nuclear warhead: US general
  • Pakistan Today - Concerns over nuclear power in India - Tooba Mansoor
  • Yonhap News - USFK commander says he assumes N. Korea capable of building nuclear-tipped missile
  • YLE News - Olkiluoto 3 compensation war rages on; Areva now wants 3.5b in damages
  • UPI - Pentagon: North Korea can probably build a rocket-mounted nuclear warhead - Matt Bradwell
  • Welsh Government - Welsh Government asks for views on its radioactive waste disposal policy

    Thursday, October 23, 2014

  • DOE:EM - Workers Enter Cocooned F Reactor for Scheduled Inspection
  • DOE:IG - Audit Report: OAS-L-15-01--Corrective Action Systems at the Pantex Plant
  • High Country News - Regulators release report on viability of nuclear waste storage at Yucca - Judith Lewis Mernit
  • E&E Daily - NRC: Leadership scramble starts as chairwoman steps down - Katherine Ling and Hannah Northey
  • Reuters - EU leaders divided over costs as climate deal talks start in earnest - Barbara Lewis
  • Reuters - China says wants closer military ties with Iran - Ben Blanchard, Parisa Hafezi
  • Bloomberg - U.S. Said to Join Russia in Blocking Nuclear Safety Moves - Jonathan Tirone
  • Town Hall - US, Europeans row over post-Fukushima nuclear safety step - Fredrik Dahl
  • Nuclear Street - DOE Awards U. of Pittsburgh Nearly $1M to Develop Radiation-Resistant Sensors
  • Platts - Strike cuts French nuclear power capacity by 6.5 GW: EDF - Robin Sayles
  • Aiken Standard - Clemson, SRNL collaborate on nuclear waste research - Derrek Asberry
  • Daily Reveille LSU - Fukushima's consequences can't be swept under the rug
  • Xinhua News - Iran president optimistic over nuclear deal before deadline
  • NewsOK - Nuclear fallout and modern life - Robert Hayes
  • Durham Region - Ontario Green Party wants Darlington nuclear rebuild cancelled - Brad Andrews
  • Marietta Daily Journal - Feds find no violations at South Carolina nuke fuel plant
  • Brattleboro Reformer - NRC questions Vermont Yankee's post-shutdown emergency plans - Bob Audette
  • Vermont Public Radio - Citing Accident Risk, NRC Questions VY Request To Reduce Emergency Planning - Susan Keese
  • Cape Cod Times - Medical expert testifies in trial of Pilgrim nuke plant activists - Christine Legere
  • Nigerian Bulletin - Nigeria Metro Iran Offers Nigeria Nuclear Technology For Electricity
  • Law360 - Mich. Appeals Court Upholds $773M Nuclear Plant Upgrades - Zachary Zagger
  • Dong-A Ilbo - Resuming denuclearization talks needed even with lowered barriers
  • Dong-A Ilbo - `6-party talks can resume if N.K. halts nuclear activities`
  • Japan Times - Planting a green power grid
  • World Nuclear News - Hanford reactor unsealed for inspection
  • Tri-City Herald - Hastings asks for answers on Hanford sludge - Annette Cary
  • Tri-City Herald - Hanford's F Reactor passes 5-year inspection - Annette Cary
  • Tri-City Herald - $150,000 too steep for historic Hanford window
  • Washington Post - In Japan, Fukushima residents are frustrated but resigned - Anna Fifield
  • World Nuclear News - Balakovo-1 life extension report in December
  • Economic Times - Fusion reactor: The countdown has begun - Hari Pulakkat
  • Times of India - Fusion energy holds key to power dream - Subodh Varma
  • Aiken Standard - Federal agency considering 10-year extension for MOX - Derrek Asberry
  • Mainichi Daily News - Woman urged to repay nuke disaster compensation after she enters college outside Fukushima
  • The Australian - Key Ranger leak recommendation ignored
  • Newburyport Daily News - Letter: Cameron responsive to N-plant concerns - Joanna Hammond, Amesbury, Co-Founder, No More Fukushimas
  • Creamer's Mining Weekly - Govt-ordered Ranger mine spill report published - Esmarie
  • Forbes - How Did The Government Waste Your Tax Dollars In 2014? Separating Fact From Fiction - Tony Nitti
  • Mainichi Daily News - Nuclear Connection: A mysterious warning of the Hiroshima bombing (Pt. 20)
  • DOE - Assessment of Disposal Options for DOE-Managed High-Level Radioactive Waste and Spent Nuclear Fuel
  • Heritage Foundation - Heritage Secures a Victory for Nuclear Energy - Tyler Mcarthur
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - IG audits corrective systems at Pantex - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Government responds to Y-12 protesters' appeal; argues that sabotage convictions were justified - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - ORNL: up-close look indicates material may be ideal for some battery applications - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Inside cocooned 'F' Reactor at Hanford - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Entrance to Oak Ridge (1960) - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Investigation at Erwin continues - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - CORRE's annual meeting - Frank Munger
  • NAS - Project Update: - Peer Review and Design Competition Related To Nuclear Weapons
  • NRC - NRC Issues Security-related Insepection Finding for Limerick Nuclear Plant, Resulting in Increase in Agency's Oversight at Facility
  • NRC - NRC Renews License for Dry Spent Fuel Storage Facility at Calvert Cliffs
  • IAEA - Reinforcing Nuclear Legislation in Member States
  • Trend News Agency - Iran, P5+1 reach "general and common agreement" in nuke talks
  • Energy Department - Notices: Trespassing on DOE Property: Portsmouth Area Site, OH, Pages 63388 - 63389 [FR DOC #: 2014-25233]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals, Pages 63441 - 63442 [FR DOC #: 2014-25252]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Environmental Assessments; Availability, etc.: Exelon Generation Corp., LLC; Calvert Cliffs Nuclear Power Plant, Independent Spent Fuel Storage Installation, Pages 63444 - 63446 [FR DOC #: 2014-25249]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Environmental Assessments; Availability, etc.: Shaw AREVA MOX Services for Mixed Oxide Fuel Fabrication Facility, Pages 63442 - 63444 [FR DOC #: 2014-25274]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Guidance: Applicability of ASME Code Case N7701 to Branch Connection Butt Welds, Pages 63446 - 63447 [FR DOC #: 2014-25227]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards; Subcommittee on Reliability and PRA, Page 63447 [FR DOC #: 2014-25285]
  • Delaware News Journal - Public comments on possible new nuclear reactor - Jeff Montgomery
  • Toronto Star - Bruce nuclear waste site is safe, says OPG - John Spears
  • Coast News - Panel hears bids for storage of nuclear waste - Promise Yee
  • Global Cement - Korea's cement firms brought in Japanese radioactive coal
  • Japan Times - Colossal volcanic eruption could destroy Japan at any time: study
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Minister: Future N-power generation below 30% of all electricity
  • Kyodo News - Industry minister to visit Kagoshima to seek nod for nuclear restart
  • ENENews - Sailor on Fukushima Impact on Pacific: "It's dead… for thousands of miles there was nothing" between US & Japan – "Like sailing in a dead sea… everything's all gone" – "Just talking about it makes me feel like I want to cry" – "No birds, no fish, no sharks, no dolphins, no turtles, nothing" (AUDIO)
  • Fukushima Diary - 28 of 32 testees diagnosed A2 in thyroid inspection of Matsudo city Chiba - Iori Mochizuki
  • Fukushima Diary - Unidentified algae looking-creature mass generated in bypass well / Tepco "Great quantity" - Iori Mochizuki
  • Jiji Press - INTERVIEW: Japan to Lower Nuclear Dependence from Predisaster Level
  • Ticker Report - ABC Domes Completes Fukushima Flex Storage Dome at Dominion's North Anna Plant - Posted By Stephan Byrd
  • GlobalPost - Industry minister to visit Kagoshima to seek nod for nuclear restart - Yoichi Miyazawa
  • Bellona - Silence greets questions posed by Bellona at public hearing on Kalinin nuclear reactor experiment - Bellona

    Wednesday, October 22, 2014

  • CounterPunch - Yucca Mountain Radioactive Waste Dump Not Dead Yet - John Laforge
  • New York Times - Chief of Nuclear Regulatory Commission Will Leave Job That She Fought to Keep - Matthew L. Wald
  • Politico - NRC's Allison Macfarlane to part after calming the Jaczko turmoil - Darius Dixon
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Sen. Reid quietly moves to block development of 800,000 acres in central Nevada - Steve Tetreault and Henry Brean
  • Fiscal Times - Will $50 Million Move the Needle on Climate Change? - Eric Pianin
  • Daily News & Analysis - Lasers that could one day solve the globe's energy problems - Sanchayan Bhattacharjee
  • Global Research - Iraqi Doctors Call Depleted Uranium Use "Genocide" - Dahr Jamail
  • Manomet Current - Noted anti-nuclear author allowed to testify at Pilgrim Station trespassing trial - Matthew Nadler
  • Wall Street Journal - NRC Chairwoman Allison Macfarlane to Leave Agency
  • BBC News - Wind farms outstrip nuclear power - Roger Harrabin
  • Tri-City Herald - Historic 'ATOM' educating nuclear students in Pasco - Annette Cary
  • New Indian Express - 'No Question of India Joining NPT as Non-nuclear Weapon State'
  • Economic Times - India ready for nuclear no-first-use agreements
  • Firstpost - India ready for legally binding agreements on nuclear no first use
  • Kyiv Post - Ukrainian nuclear energy fully ready for autumn-winter period of 2014-2015
  • Itar-Tass - Ukraine's prime minister tells nuclear power corporation to reorient to Europe from Russia
  • KOIN 6 Portland - Hanford radioactive sludge gets weekly EPA fine - Ken Boddie
  • ABC 10 - 76 Michigan communities oppose nuclear waste site near Lake Huron
  • Pakistan News - Pakistan won't shy using nuclear weapons if needed: Musharraf
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea can demonstrate denuclearization commitment by halting nuclear activities: U.S. envoy - Chang Jae-Soon
  • Ria Novosti - Russia Would Welcome US Steps to Resume Nuclear Talks With North Korea: Foreign Ministry
  • Japan Times - Ex-PM Koizumi raps Abe's aim to revive nuclear power
  • Idaho Business Review - Idaho professor honored by American Nuclear Society
  • The Chattanoogan - Nuclear Exercise To Involve TVA, Federal, State and Local Agencies
  • Trend News Agency - Iran, P5+1 pass over 90% of nuclear talks, difficult steps ahead - Umid Niayesh
  • Japan Times - Tepco gets ready to dismantle building cover at crippled Fukushima No. 1 reactor
  • Bloomberg - NRC Chief to Leave Agency for College Teaching Post - Mark Drajem
  • The Ecologist - The ICRP's radiation risk model is bogus science - Chris Busby
  • the Diplomat - The Future of Japanese Energy - Clint Richards
  • Ria Novosti - New Film Shows Human Cost of Fukushima
  • World Nuclear News - Paducah deactivation begins
  • World Nuclear News - TVO increases claim against Areva-Siemens in arbitration
  • World Nuclear News - Rosatom groups engineering expertise
  • World Nuclear News - EU-APWR passes EUR assessment
  • World Nuclear News - Russia completes TVS-5 tests
  • Japan Times - Half-year trade deficit soars to record ¥5.427 trillion
  • Trend News Agency - Iran denies demanding for partial removal of sanctions in specific areas - Umid Niayesh
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Chairwoman Macfarlane leaving NRC - Steve Tetreault
  • San Fernando Valley Post-Periodical - Santa Susana Field Lab Forum Highlights Competing Views - Matt Thacker
  • Asahi Shimbun - TEPCO starts removal work of cover over damaged Fukushima reactor building
  • Tri-City Herald - Aecom finalizes $6-billion URS purchase
  • New London Day - Millstone under increased oversight by NRC - Judy Benson
  • RT - Fukushima radiation still hitting US West Coast
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Wanna see manganese atoms twerking? - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Deactivation at Paducah - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - ORISE attains high safety designation - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - TEMA adds two execs - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Retirees treading water - Frank Munger
  • Los Angeles Times - OpEd: How big a nuclear arsenal do we really need? - Joe Cirincione
  • GreenWorld - Aging reactors: a failure to plan that will haunt nuclear utilities - Michael Mariotte
  • Xinhua News - Iran cautions last stage of nuclear talks "crucial, tough"
  • Xinhua News - Japan logs 27th straight trade deficit in Sept., weak yen double-edged sword
  • Yonhap News - Kim released U.S. citizen at Obama's 'repeated requests': N. Korea
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea modernizing railway lines with Russia's support - leechidong@gmail.com
  • Press TV - Iran, P5+1 start expert-level nuclear talks in Vienna
  • Press TV - US wants 'assurances' from Iran about nuclear activities
  • Press TV - P5+1 political directors may meet in early November: Russia
  • Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board - Notices: Meetings; Sunshine Act, Page 63089 [FR DOC #: 2014-25197]
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Northern New Mexico, Pages 63108 - 63109 [FR DOC #: 2014-25121]
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Paducah, Page 63109 [FR DOC #: 2014-25120]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals, Pages 63175 - 63176 [FR DOC #: 2014-25100]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on Advanced Boiling Water Reactor, Page 63176 [FR DOC #: 2014-25184]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on Planning and Procedures, Page 63177 [FR DOC #: 2014-25183]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings: Subcommittee on Plant License Renewal, Pages 63176 - 63177 [FR DOC #: 2014-25185]
  • Indian Express - Nuclear disaster: Control rooms with no bosses, hotline turned cold - Smita Nair
  • Taipei Times - Stick to nuclear timeline: activists - Sean Lin
  • Nuclear Engineering - Sweden proposes nuclear waste fee hike
  • Basingstoke Gazette - AWE criticised for radioactive waste failings
  • Senator Tim Scott (R-SC) - Senator Tim Scott Statement: Yucca Mountain
  • Wall Street Journal blog - Fewer Residents Plan to Return to Town Near Fukushima Plant - Jun Hongo
  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - Pitt researchers awarded a nearly $1-million grant for nuclear power safety research - Stephanie Ritenbaugh
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - San Diego says goodbye to La Jolla - Gary Robbins7
  • Bellingham Herald - Clean, compact energy? We can dream, can't we?
  • Plymouth Wicked Local - PILGRIM TRESPASSING TRIAL: Grandmothers guilty - Frank Mand
  • DOE - Energy Department Announces $53 Million to Drive Innovation, Cut Cost of Solar Power
  • NHK World - More public briefings on Sendai nuclear plant
  • NHK World - Scrapping reactors could take 40 years
  • NHK World - Evacuees call on TEPCO to accept settlement plans
  • NHK World - Dismantling of reactor building cover begins
  • Asahi Shimbun - TEPCO starts removal work of cover over damaged Fukushima reactor building
  • Kyodo News - Work begins toward dismantling building cover at Fukushima plant
  • Kyodo News - Ex-PM Koizumi raps Abe's aim to revive nuclear power
  • Fukushima Diary - Tepco "Almost completed transferring spent fuel from Reactor 4 pool" - Iori Mochizuki
  • Fukushima Diary - 28 of 32 testees diagnosed A2 in thyroid inspection of Matsudo city Chiba - Iori Mochizuki
  • Jiji Press - Work Begins to Remove Cover of Exploded Unit at Fukushima N-Plant
  • Jiji Press - Japan Logs Trade Deficit of 958.3 B. Yen in Sept.
  • Mainichi Daily News - Work begins toward dismantling building cover at Fukushima plant

    Tuesday, October 21, 2014

  • Law360 - Reid Blasts NRC's Approval Of Yucca Nuclear Waste Site - Benjamin Horney
  • Main Line Media News - Limerick nuke plant's license renewed for 20 years - Evan Brandt
  • Forbes - Partial NRC Report On Yucca Mt A Win For Science - James Conca
  • Cape Cod Times - Sen. Wolf testifies at trial of anti-nuclear activists - Christine Legere
  • Rock Hill Herald - DOE, EPB, ORNL Begin New Partnership
  • Taos News - LANL Foundation names new CEO
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - Oak Ridge National Lab to help EPB improve Chattanooga's smart grid - Dave Flessner
  • Bloomberg TV - Do Fracking, Shale Gas Fit Into U.K. Energy Policy?
  • Reuters - Iran arrests several spies near Bushehr nuclear plant: Fars news agency - Parisa Hafezi
  • Reuters - Ex-SAIC unit to pay $1.5 million over conflict of interest in government contract - Aruna Viswanatha
  • Reuters - Going nuclear: Australia's Macquarie buys Deutsche uranium book -source - David Sheppard
  • Reuters - Japan's new METI minister says will restart reactors deemed safe - Mari Saito and Kentaro Hamada
  • Reuters - Fukushima film shows reality sinking in for 'nuclear refugees' - Chris Gallagher
  • Reuters - Exclusive: Iran offers 'compromises' in nuclear talks, West unmoved - Parisa Hafezi and Louis Charbonneau
  • Reuters - Iran acts to comply with interim nuclear deal with powers: IAEA - Fredrik Dahl
  • Wall Street Journal - South Korean Court Ruling Could Spur Nuclear-Power Plant Suits - In-Soo Nam
  • AFKInsider - Africa's Nuclear Energy Hopefuls Learning From South Africa - D.A. Barber
  • MinnPost - America's energy future is starting to look like our energy past - Ron Meador
  • New York Times - A Nuclear Deal, Now or Never - Vali R. Nasr
  • Trend News Agency - AEOI head says Iran needs 20 new nuclear plants - Milad Fashtami
  • Aiken Standard - Nuclear group welcomes filmmaker at annual event - Derrek Asberry
  • Japan Times - New ministers pledge no interruption to nuclear policy, female empowerment
  • GlobalPost - New industry minister vows to restart idled nuclear plants
  • NBC 10 Philadelphia - Suburban Philadelphia Nuclear Power Plant Will Operate at Least 20 More Years
  • Huntsville Times - Feds say Browns Ferry Nuclear Plant meeting all safety standards, extra inspections unnecessary - Brian Lawson
  • The Chattanoogan - Return To Normal Oversight Marks Nuclear Fleet Improvements
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - TVA's Browns Ferry Nuclear Plant removed from federal 'watch list'
  • the Diplomat - Yuko Obuchi Resignation and Japan's Nuclear Strategy - Clint Richards
  • TIME - The Resignation of Two Ministers Spells Trouble for Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe - Kirk Spitzer
  • KTRK-TV Houston - Nuclear-reactor ship headed to Galveston to be scrapped - Kristi Nix
  • Washington Post blog - Department of Energy contractors refuse to turn over documents in firing of nuclear-waste whistleblower - Josh Hicks
  • in-cumbria - CUMBRIA NUCLEAR EXPERT TO LEAD TEAM OF SPECIALISTS IN VIENNA
  • Environmental Protection - NRC Staff Report Reignites Yucca Mountain Debate
  • Cleveland Plain Dealer - Perry nuclear shuts down overnight, no injuries or public safety impact - John Funk
  • OilPrice - Britons Face Power Shortages As Two Nuclear Plants Cut Production - Andy Tully
  • Pravda - Russia to build 12 nuclear-powered Leader destroyers
  • Wilkes Barre Times-Leader - Public meeting will look at emergency preparedness exercise at Salem Township nuke plant - Steve Mocarsky
  • AllAfrica - South Africa: "Nuclear and the Future" By Safcei's Founding Patron, Bishop Geoff Davies
  • JoongAng Daily - Nuclear fraud figures back on job--NPAD lawmaker says three who quit in parts scam rehired in months - Kim Ji-Yoon
  • Trend News Agency - Iran already won nuke talks with P5+1, Rouhani says - Umid Niayesh
  • Trend News Agency - IAEA confirms Iran's commitment to interim nuclear deal
  • Augusta Chronicle - No safety issues at MOX site, according to Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Meg Mirshak
  • Burton Mail - Study shows impact of nuclear tests on vets - Burton Mail
  • AzerNews - IAEA says Iran complies with nuclear deal - Sara Rajabova
  • Spokesman-Review - Report on Hanford whistleblower case inconclusive - Nicholas K. Geranios
  • Portsmouth Daily Times - Paducah turned over to DOE - Frank Lewis
  • Business Wire - Centrus Subsidiary Completes Return of Paducah Gaseous Diffusion Plant to DOE
  • Daily Journal - US Energy Department retakes control of Paducah nuclear plant, decommissioning work continues
  • Korea Herald - N. Korean nuclear capabilities would be much greater without 1994
  • San Diego Reader - San Ysidro nukes: too hot to handle? Covert nuclear smuggling data censored by federal auditors - Matt Potter
  • Tampa Bay Times - offers cash, free dinner to Duke Energy protesters - Ivan Penn
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Harsh working conditions persist at Fukushima plant - Junpei Monma
  • Reuters - Why the U.S. is spending $1 trillion on nukes - Michael Corones
  • Press TV - P5+1 political directors may meet in early November: Russia
  • Oak Ridger - Feds respond to Y-12 'saboteurs' criminal appeal
  • Japan Times - New Power Industry Alliances
  • KING5 Seattle - Hanford contractors failing to cooperate in probe into worker's firing
  • Press TV - Peaceful N-program Iran's inalienable right: Russian official
  • Daily Telegraph - Energy crisis: we are paying the price of power failure - Brian Wilson
  • Press TV - China seeks 'win-win' agreement on Iran N-issue
  • BBC - Japan's Shinzo Abe picks new ministers after resignations
  • New York Times - Two Women Exit Japan's Cabinet, in Crisis for Abe - Martin Fackler
  • World Nuclear News - Tepco boosts water decontamination capacities
  • Tri-City Herald - Inspector general cannot complete Hanford whistleblower investigation - Annette Cary
  • NW News Network - Hanford Whistleblower Investigation Folds With Few Available Documents - Anna King
  • Asahi Shimbun - ANALYSIS: Abe's 'money in politics' nightmare resurfaces
  • The Foreigner - Norway sheep radioactivity levels increase - Lyndsey Smith and Michael Sandelson
  • Largs and Millport Weekly News - Assurances given over Hunterston 'B'
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - New ministers assume posts
  • Greenpeace International - Blowin' in the wind - Blogpost By Sven Teske
  • Fairewinds Energy Education - Crisis Without End - Arnie Gundersen
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Dean to head advisory panel for new research facility - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - ORNL's Scott Sluder elected fellow - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Smart-grid signing - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - From demolition to mercury cleanup - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - National Radon Action Week - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Oak Ridge High School (1951) - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Neutron production resumes at SNS - Frank Munger
  • All Things Nuclear - NRC Out of Compliance with FOIA Regulations - Dave Lochbaum
  • Greenpeace International - ROSATOM – the risks of nuclear politics - Blogpost By Jan Haverkamp
  • IAEA - IAEA Mission Concludes Peer Review of Cameroon's Regulatory Framework for Radiation Safety
  • IAEA - Improving Access to Synchrotron Beamlines
  • IAEA - Linking Strategy, Implementation and People
  • Trend News Agency - Iran receives third installment of its $2.8B blocked assets
  • Trend News Agency - Iran, Russia call for expansion of security, political ties - Milad Fashtami
  • Bellona - Bellona presents its roster of renewable energy sources on the Kola Peninsula, partners with Karelia to do the same
  • Press TV - P5+1 political directors may meet in early November: Russia
  • Press TV - Iran experts head to Vienna for nuclear talks
  • Press TV - Peaceful N-program Iran's inalienable right: Russian official
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Portsmouth, Page 62947 [FR DOC #: 2014-24984]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals, Page 62975 [FR DOC #: 2014-24921]
  • Nuclear Engineering - Sweden proposes nuclear waste fee hike
  • Yakima Herald-Republic - Withheld documents hamper Hanford whistleblower report - Nicholas K. Geranios
  • Christian Science Monitor - Au revoir, nuclear power? France eyes an energy shift of its own - Chris Dalby
  • Greenpeace International - ROSATOM – the risks of nuclear politics
  • Blogpost by Jan Haverkamp - What are the pros and cons of yucca mountain as a repository? - Plutonia
  • Center for Public Integrity - Energy Department inspector blocked from probing dismissal of Hanford engineer - Julia Harte
  • Reuters - Japan's power failure: Bid to forge national grid stumbles - James Topham and Aaron Sheldrick
  • Law360 - DOE Whistleblower Investigation Snared Privilege Dispute - Dietrich Knauth
  • POWERnews - NRC Deems Nuclear Waste Storage at Yucca Mountain Safe - Sonal Patel
  • Daily Sabah - TURKEY TO BUILD THIRD NUCLEAR POWER PLANT BY NATIONAL RESOURCES
  • Korea Herald - N. Korean nuclear capabilities would be much greater without 1994
  • Korea Herald - Assembly speaker seeks China's help to resolve NK nuke issue
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea can demonstrate denuclearization commitment by halting nuclear activities: U.S. envoy - Chang Jae-Soon
  • KING5 Seattle - Legislator presses Navy on Magnuson Park radioactivity - Gary Chittim
  • Tri-City Herald - Nuclear power plant model at CBC
  • The Independent - Fukushima nuclear crisis: Evacuees still stuck in cramped emergency housing three years on - and may never return home - Chris Gallagher
  • The Independent - Radioactive fallout and the lessons of Chernobyl - Steve Connor
  • Nextgov - Hanford Waste Contractors Refuse to Cooperate with IG
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - New economy minister faces energy, tax challenges ahead
  • Wall Street Journal - TVO Increases Claim Against Areva-Siemens Over Reactor Delays - Juhana Rossi
  • Express Tribune - The chain reaction continues
  • Bellona - As Russia starts studies for geologic nuclear waste repository, locals demand absolute transparency - Charles Digges
  • DOE:IG - Special Review: DOE/IG-0923 - Issues Pertaining To The Termination Of Ms. Donna Busche, A Contractor Employee At The Waste Treatment Plant Project
  • NRC - NRC Chairman Allison M. Macfarlane Announces Decision to Leave NRC
  • NRC - NRC Begins Special Inspection at Duane Arnold Nuclear Plant
  • NRC - NRC Issues 'White' Inspection Finding for Millstone 3 Nuclear Plant; Level of Oversight to be Increased
  • NRC blog - Watts Bar – Making History In Yet Another Century - Jeanne Dion
  • Mainichi Daily News - Satsumasendai city assembly approves request to restart nuclear power plant
  • Mainichi Daily News - Nuclear Connection: A warning on Children's Day (Pt. 19)
  • Mainichi Daily News - Nuclear Connection: A classmate who saved his family (Pt. 18)
  • Kyodo News - More countries back U.N. statement on nuclear disarmament
  • ENENews - Gov't report reveals Fukushima radioactive release much larger than Chernobyl – Japan reactors could have emitted nearly four times as much cesium-137
  • ENENews - "Never heard of so much sickness & death in such a short period" says Fukushima evacuee – Writes about strange diseases in young people, deadly tumors and hemorrhages, pets missing hair, child losing all their fingernails, polydactyl baby – Doctor: My friends are dying of cancer, one after another
  • Fukushima Diary - Tepco "Almost completed transferring spent fuel from Reactor 4 pool" - Iori Mochizuki
  • Jiji Press - Abe's Cabinet Rocked by Resignations
  • Mainichi Daily News - Satsumasendai city assembly approves request to restart nuclear power plant
  • Mainichi Daily News - Editorial: Abe should humbly reflect on resignation of 2 Cabinet ministers
  • Mainichi Daily News - New industry minister vows to restart idled nuclear plants
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - TEPCO deploys 2 more ALPS units

    Monday, October 20, 2014

  • Environmental Protection - NRC Staff Report Reignites Yucca Mountain Debate
  • Charleston Gazette - Statehouse Beat: Central West Virginia's politics resembles coalfields' - Phil Kabler
  • Bloomberg - Czech Christian Democrats Want New Dukovany Nuclear Unit - Ladka Bauerova and Lenka Ponikelska
  • Bloomberg - Abe Hit by Double Resignation as He Tangles With Dilemmas - Isabel Reynolds and Maiko Takahashi
  • Reuters - EU's Ashton to stay on until end of Iran nuclear talks - Robin Emmott
  • Reuters - Japan PM to appoint Yoichi Miyazawa as METI minister: media - Antoni Slodkowski
  • New York Times - In Tennessee, Time Comes for a Nuclear Plant Four Decades in the Making - Matthew L. Wald
  • MacLeans - Finding core support for nuclear power - Chris Sorensen
  • Reuters - U.N. nuclear chief suggests progress slow in Iran investigation - Fredrik Dahl
  • Ria Novosti - Russia Resumes Radiation Monitoring in Fukushima Area: Researcher
  • Asahi Shimbun - ASAHI POLL: 27% of Fukushima voters want immediate end to nuclear power - Melbourne Herald Sun
  • News Limited - What life is really like in Japan following the Fukushima nuclear disaster - Victoria Craw & Nick Whigham
  • South Jersey Times - Salem 1 nuclear reactor shut down in Lower Alloways Creek for refueling outage - Bill Gallo Jr.
  • Forbes - The ITER Nuclear Fusion Experiment: Who Is Providing The Funding? [Infographic] - Niall Mccarthy
  • Times of India - Major turbine problem at Kundankulam nuclear plant
  • Business Standard - Kundankulam nuclear plant unit shut down due to turbine problem
  • ABC - Graziers on alert as uranium exploration looms - Jacqueline Breen
  • IOL - Regulator key to nuclear plan - Siyabonga Mkhwanazi
  • Penn Energy - Research nuclear reactor agreement signed by Lightbridge, Vietnam - Israel Hayom?
  • Israel Hayom - Israel 'deeply concerned' over emerging Iran nuclear deal - Shlomo Cesana, Yori Yalon and Israel Hayom Staff
  • World Nuclear News - CGN to invest in new Cernavoda units
  • Sofia News Agency - Chinese Corporation to Build Romanian Nuclear Reactors
  • Energy Voice - Wind power supply rises to 24% - Niamh Burns
  • Press TV - Final Iran nuclear accord possible before deadline: Araqchi
  • Aiken Standard - Students getting active for Nuclear Science Week - Derrek Asberry
  • Durham Region - This is only a test: Nuclear sirens in Pickering and Clarington tested on Oct. 28 and Oct. 29
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea vows to bolster nuclear capabilities, citing Panetta's memoir
  • IOL - State shops for 'nuclear vendor'
  • IOL - Bryer's jobs show his nuclear bias
  • AzerNews - Iran, P5+1 have differences in entire nuclear issues
  • Yonhap News - (Yonhap Interview) Ex-FM Han: S. Korea should play active role in finding solution to N.K. nuclear issue
  • Yonhap News - Assembly speaker seeks China's help to resolve NK nuke issue
  • The Republic - Many former Paducah nuclear plant workers may be rehired by deactivation contractor
  • Contrôles Essais Mesures - World nuclear exhibition : bilan positif pour la première édition
  • KETV Omaha - Former OPPD employee made more than $1 million in three years - David Earl
  • Ardrossan and Saltcoats Herald - MP objects to Hunterston waste plans
  • Aberdeen Press and Journal - Dounreay worker misses reward for £1.5million saving
  • Aiken Standard - SRS facility reaches liquid waste milestone
  • Reuters - Belgium to restart Tihange 1 reactor after maintenance - Robert-Jan Bartunek
  • Hamilton Spectator - Living near nukes is an acceptable risk? - Harold Murphy, Hamilton
  • Tri-City Herald - Inspector general unable to complete review in whistleblower case - Annette Cary
  • PTI - KNPP Unit 1 shutdown due to turbine problem
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Future of AMSE meeting Oct. 23 - Frank Munger
  • Xinhua News - China hopeful on Iran nuke agreement
  • Press TV - Iran, Russia to finalize N-plants deal soon: AEOI head
  • Press TV - Final Iran nuclear accord possible before deadline: Araqchi
  • Xinhua News - Bulgaria to cut gross electricity consumption by 2025: report
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: Commission to Review the Effectiveness of the National Energy Laboratories, Pages 62606 - 62607 [FR DOC #: 2014-24873]
  • Health and Human Services Department - Notices: Designations of a Class of Employees from the General Atomics facility in La Jolla, California, for Addition to the Special Exposure Cohort, Pages 62621 - 62622 [FR DOC #: 2014-24827]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: License Amendment Applications: Defense Logistics Agency; Strategic Materials, Pages 62677 - 62680 [FR DOC #: 2014-24926]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings; Sunshine Act, Pages 62680 - 62681 [FR DOC #: 2014-24956]
  • Canada: CNSC - CNSC News Update
  • FCNL - Nuclear Calendar Update
  • NRC - Public Meeting Schedule
  • JAIF - News Update
  • TEPCO - TEPCO News Update
  • KWES NewsWest9 - Andrews Nuclear Waste Disposal Site To Get More Active - Anum Valliani
  • NRC - Evaluation Report: Inspector General's Assessment of the Most Serious Management and Performance Challenges Facing NRC, OIG-15-A-01
  • Nuclear Engineering - Balfour Beatty wins Hunterston waste encapsulation project
  • NRC - NRC Names New Director of Office of Congressional Affairs
  • NRC - NRC Returns All Three Browns Ferry Nuclear Units to Normal Oversight and Inspection
  • NRC - NRC Schedules Regulatory Conference to Discuss Apparent Violations at Arkansas Nuclear
  • NRC - NRC Renews Operating Licenses of Limerick Nuclear Plant for an Additional 20 Years
  • NWTRB - Agenda: Spring, 2013, Board Meeting
  • Fukushima Diary - Strontium-90 detected in potentially discharged water from Reactor 1 and 3 - Iori Mochizuki
  • Mainichi Daily News - News Navigator: How will state secrets protection law be operated?
  • Asahi Shimbun - ASAHI POLL: 27% of Fukushima voters want immediate end to nuclear power
  • Asahi Shimbun - Niigata marks 10th anniversary of deadly earthquake at traditional bullfight - Satoru Semba
  • NHK World - KEPCO to submit revised Takahama safety plan
  • NHK World - Opponents scuffle with officials
  • NHK World - City assembly approves Sendai plant restart
  • Scoop NZ - Dr. Caldicott Tells of Fukushima's Lethal Toll - Harvey Wasserman

    Sunday, October 19, 2014

  • Aiken Standard - Editorial: Yucca Mountain report should revitalize project
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Like him or not, Reid's rise is the story of Nevada - Steve Tetreault
  • Times and Democrat - Minerals could be key to safer nuclear storage
  • Clemson University - Government engaging with nuclear vendors
  • Philippine Daily Inquirer - Bishop eyes conversion of Bataan nuke plant into a tourist spot - Aries Joseph Hegina
  • Xinhua News - Xinhua Insight: The silence of a bomb: China's first nuclear test
  • Western Morning News - MoD rules out nuclear submarine waste dump site at Devonport
  • Times of India - City to get 30 radiation detection systems - Dwaipayan Ghosh
  • Mainichi Daily News - Nuclear Connection: A warning on Children's Day (Pt. 19)
  • Bayshore Broadcasting - Bruce Power impact is great
  • Japan Times - Editorial: Secrets for the making
  • Focus News - Bulgarian Kozloduy NPP transferred over BGN 7 million to Westinghouse? (ROUNDUP)
  • BBC News - The element that causes arguments - Justin Rowlatt
  • Press TV - Iran nuclear talks extension not envisaged: Diplomat
  • Motherboard - Yucca Mountain Is Far From Dead
  • Nuclear Street - Ghost of Yucca Mtn returns to haunt Sen. Harry Reid
  • Joongang Daily - Nuclear site stance sparks blowback - Kim Ji-Yoon
  • Japan Times - Former Fukushima teacher blogs to inspire students while fighting off cancer
  • New York Times - Power Plants Seek to Extend Life of Nuclear Reactors - Matthew L. Wald
  • Fukushima Diary - Strontium-90 detected outside of Fukushima port / Highest reading in front of Reactor 4 too - Iori Mochizuki
  • ENENews - Japan TV Anchor: I couldn't tell the truth about Fukushima – Shocking revelations kept secret from public – Nuclear Scientist: I have not trusted the information from beginning - &Quot;The Worst Scenario I Predicted Has Happened&Quot; (Video)

    Saturday, October 18, 2014

  • Senator Dean Heller (R-NV) - Heller Promises to Fight Efforts of Outsiders to Dump Nuclear Waste in Nevada
  • The Hill blog - Republicans call for Senate vote on Yucca Mountain - Ramsey Cox
  • AAAS Science - Yucca Mountain nuclear waste repository passes major hurdle - Eli Kintisch
  • Washington Examiner - Yucca Mountain could safely store nuclear waste, regulators say - Zack Colman
  • Aiken Standard - Report: Yucca Mountain suitable for waste storage - Derrek Asberry
  • Cape Cod Times - Judge snubs expert at Pilgrim trial - Christine Legere
  • Idaho State Journal - INL and Idaho energy research consortium now includes University of Wyoming
  • Economic Times - PM Modi-led council to be set up for nuclear safety
  • Economic Times - Indrani Bagchi & Sanjay Dutta
  • Economic Times - Russia welcomes India's decision to go for more nuclear energy
  • Barre Montpelier Times Argus - Yankee cleanup cost jumps to $1.24 billion
  • Bennington Banner - Entergy chooses SAFSTOR for Vermont Yankee - Bob Audette
  • Vermont Journalism Trust - Entergy pegs decommissioning cost at $1.24B - John Herrick
  • Brattleboro Reformer - Attorney: Entergy owes my clients $535,000 - Bob Audette
  • BurlingtonFreePress - Vermont Yankee shutdown to cost $1.24 billion - Dave Gram
  • Asahi Shimbun - POINT OF VIEW/ Mikiko Abe: With nuclear plant idled, townsfolk in better position to chart future course
  • Ottawa Times - Nuclear power documentary to be shown at library
  • Fiscal Times - Controversial Nuclear Waste Site Gets Greenlight from Regulators - Eric Pianin,
  • BBC - EDF Energy has Heysham 1 and Hartlepool reactors reduced power plan
  • The Independent - Luxembourg hands out iodine pills over fears of French nuclear mishap - Tony Paterson
  • Times of India - Anti-nuclear activist Udayakumar quits AAP - Padmini Sivarajah
  • Boston Globe - Seabrook Nuclear Power Plant sparks protests - Leanne Burden Seidel and Lisa Tuite
  • UPI - Britain's military eyes nuclear waste storage site - Richard Tomkins
  • Journal of Turkish Weekly - Kazatomprom, Rosatom mull construction of nuke plant in Kazakhstan
  • Law360 - Duke Units File 3rd Spent Nuclear Fuel Suit Against DOE - Carolina Bolado
  • Bellona - Finnish demonstrators gather to block construction of Russian-funded nuclear power plant - Charles Digges
  • Energy Bangla - Russia designs improved Core Catcher for nuke plant
  • Warrington Guardian - Warrington crucial for keeping the nuclear lights on - Bellamy - Gareth Dunning
  • Tullahoma News and Guardian - Watts Bar reactor nears completion - Kelly Lapczynski
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - Watts Bar may not help TVA meet EPA carbon limits - Dave Flessner
  • Western Morning News - Spending watchdog to investigate Hinkley C nuclear plant - Western Morning News
  • Statesman Journal - Fukushima radiation nearing West Coast - Tracy Loew
  • Japan Times - Sendai reactors vulnerable to eruptions, state-picked volcanologist warns - Mari Yamaguchi
  • Asbury Park Press - Oyster Creek returns to full power following refueling outage - Brett Bodner
  • IPS - History of Key Document in IAEA Probe Suggests Israeli Forgery - Analysis By Gareth Porter
  • Japan Times - Obuchi scandal bad omen for Abe - Reiji Yoshida
  • Mainichi Daily News - TEPCO unveils new equipment for processing radioactive water at disaster-hit plant
  • Japan Times - Record cesium level detected in Fukushima No. 1 groundwater; Tepco blames heavy rainfall
  • Orlando Sentinel - EPA's clean-power rules loom over next governor - Aaron Deslatte
  • BBC - Sellafield workers' £20m office development opens
  • Tri-City Herald - DOE lists off reasons for missing deadlines in consent decree proposal - Annette Cary
  • Mainichi Daily News - Nuclear Connection: A classmate who saved his family (Pt. 18)
  • Vermont Public Radio - Entergy Raises Cost Estimate, Lays Out Timetable For VY Decommissioning - Susan Keese
  • Japan Times - METI chief Obuchi to resign over funds scandal
  • San Luis Obispo New Times - Members of the Diablo Canon Independent Safety Committee want more analysis about proposed cooling towers - Colin Rigley
  • Focus Taiwan - Northern Taiwan could face tight power supplies in 2018 - Lin and Lilian Wu
  • truth-out - George W. Bush: The Gift That Keeps On Giving - William Rivers Pitt
  • Blackburn News - Bruce Power Economic Impact Study Released - Janice Mackay
  • Berkeley Daily Planet - The San Francisco Bay Guardian Gasps Its Last - Becky O'malley
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - More changes at Y-12 HR - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Congressman Shimkus at ORNL - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Repairs completed; SNS nears restart - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Big maintenance at High Flux Isotope Reactor - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Operations still suspended at Erwin plant - Frank Munger
  • Xinhua News - China's CGN selected for Romania's nuke project
  • U.S. Chamber of Commerce - Restart Yucca Mountain Program; Report Finds Site Would Be Safe - Sean Hackbarth
  • GreenWorld - The return of Yucca Mountain?
  • POGO blog - Commission on DOE Labs Looks at Interagency Work - Lydia Dennett
  • Defense One - Stop Saying the Pentagon Can't Pay for Our Wars - Ethan Rosenkranz, Erica Fein, Stephen Miles
  • CBC News - Nuclear waste storage proposed for Salmo, B.C., by Ontario engineer - Daily Mirror
  • Sunday Mirror - Britain's nuclear test veterans ARE the victims of a genetic curse, new research reveals - Susie Boniface
  • South Jersey Times - New Jersey nuclear plant restarted after repairs
  • Kyodo News - Utilities urged to decide soon on scrapping of aging reactors
  • Mainichi Daily News - Editorial: System to facilitate promotion of renewable energy needed
  • Asahi Shimbun - POINT OF VIEW/ Mikiko Abe: With nuclear plant idled, townsfolk in better position to chart future course
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Govt urges early decision on decommissioning aging reactors
  • Japan Times - Record cesium level detected in Fukushima No. 1 groundwater; Tepco blames heavy rainfall
  • Public Radio International - Japan's timid coverage of Fukushima led this news anchor to revolt – and he's not alone - Sam Harnett
  • Times of India - Soon, a PM-led council for nuclear safety - Indrani Bagchi & Sanjay Dutta
  • St. Louis Public Radio - State Says Bridgeton Landfill Owner Must Do More To Contain Fire's Spread - Véronique Lacapra
  • World Nuclear News - Yeniseysky underground laboratory by 2024
  • ENENews - Fukushima nuclear waste detected off U.S. West Coast, from California to Canada – "There is definitely offshore Fukushima cesium now" – Test results will not be revealed to public for several weeks (VIDEO)

    Friday, October 17, 2014

  • New York Times - Calls to Use Yucca Mountain as a Nuclear Waste Site, Now Deemed Safe - Matthew L. Wald
  • Fox Business - NRC report says Yucca Mountain's permanent closure plans would meet safety objectives
  • Tri-City Herald - Report: Yucca Mountain design would safely contain radioactive waste - Annette Cary
  • World Nuclear News - NRC accepts Yucca Mountain design
  • Aiken Standard - Report: Yucca Mountain suitable for waste storage - Derrek Asberry
  • KIFI Idaho Falls - INL tallies up contribution to local economy - Bre Clark
  • CapeCod.com - Downwinders on Trial in Pilgrim Trespassing Incident
  • Reuters - Hollande reassures Greens ageing nuclear plant will close- party chief - Marine Pennetier
  • Reuters - Wind blows away fossil power in the Nordics, the Baltics next - Nerijus Adomaitis
  • Reuters - As Japan eyes nuclear restarts, renewables get shut out of grid - Aaron Sheldrick and James Topham
  • Forbes - A Working Nuclear Fusion Reactor In Three Years? Really? - James Conca
  • Huffington Post - Experts Skeptical Of Lockheed Martin's 'Nuclear Fusion Breakthrough' - Macrina Cooper-White
  • Forbes - Existing Nuclear Power Plants May Be Renewable Energy's Best Friend - Peter Kelly-Detwiler
  • Toronto Star - Nuclear watchdog orders anti-radiation pills for Ontarians near power plants - Keith Leslie
  • RT - Active volcanoes near Japan nuclear reactor are safety threat – panel
  • SFGate blog - Marshall Islands nuke suit against U.S. gets Nobel winners' support - Bob Egelko
  • Daily Telegraph - Nuclear reactor heat turned down to stop boilers cracking - Emily Gosden
  • San Diego Reader - No nuclear emergency sirens for you--"Protecting...the public remains our most important responsibility," - Dave Rice
  • IBTimes.au - France to Build 8 Nuclear Reactors in South Africa - Esther Tanquintic-Misa
  • Mail & Guardian - Vladimir Putin's quest for a nuclear monopoly - Qaanitah Hunter
  • Economic Times - Pakistan court stops construction work on nuclear power plants
  • UPI - South Korea shuts down nuclear reactor after crack discovered - Jc Finley
  • Chester Chronicle - Capenhurst Nuclear Services shortlisted to store radioactive parts from nuclear subs - David Norbury
  • Herald Scotland - Nuclear waste site identified
  • London Times - Mini nuclear plants could be built outside cities - Ben Webster
  • Daily Telegraph - Hinkley Point nuclear energy deal under investigation by National Audit Office - Emily Gosden
  • The Guardian - Hinkley Point C subsidy scheme being investigated by National Audit Office - Terry Macalister
  • Business Review Romania - Chinese company selected to build two nuclear reactors in Romania - Ovidiu Posirca
  • Reuters - Romania picks China's CGN to build two nuclear power units - Radu Marinas
  • Tennessee Today - UT Nuclear Engineers Part of Three Grants Totaling $2.6 Million
  • Scientific American blog - The Strange Medical Case of the Radioactive Landslide - David Bressan
  • Wilkes-Barre Citizens Voice - FEMA to assess preparedness at nuke plant
  • Malaysian Insider - IAEA reports no long-term plan for Lynas waste
  • Public Radio International - A couple returns to their 'heaven' near the Fukushima nuclear disaster - Reporter Sam Harnett
  • Global News Canada - Researchers monitor B.C. waters for Japanese tsunami nuclear debris - Jonathan Bartlett
  • Lake Expo - Republic Services: Little risk to public if landfill fire reaches radioactive waste - Jacob Barker
  • Aberdeen Press and Journal - Rare flower, moved for nuclear waste dump, is now thriving
  • Japan Times - J-Power plans new thermal plant amid nuclear shutdown
  • Mainichi Daily News - Stalled nuclear power pushes J-Power to plan new thermal plant
  • Kyiv Post - Cabinet dismisses first deputy head of nuclear inspectorate
  • Daily News & Analysis - US feared India would follow China in conducting nuclear tests, say declassified American documents from 1960s
  • Galveston Daily News - Let the corps finish the job of dismantling nuclear barge - Jonathan Hale
  • Xinhua News - India test fires nuke capable cruise missile
  • Korea Herald - Parliamentary debate over nuclear power plants produces no result - Jeong Hunny
  • Press TV - Iran ready for any outcome in nuclear talks: Official
  • Press TV - Iran nuclear talks at critical stage: Mann
  • Hartlepool Today - Boss renews 10-year extension pledge for Hartlepool nuclear plant
  • All Things Nuclear - Senseless Deprivation: The NRC Hiding Documents from the Public - Dave Lochbaum
  • Korea Herald - Parliamentary debate over nuclear power plants produces no result - Jeong Hunny
  • Yahoo Malaysia News - IAEA: Lynas facility generates low radioactive waste
  • Nevada Appeal - NRC: Yucca closure plans meet safety objectives - Scott Sonner
  • World Nuclear News - Ukraine's regulatory chief ousted
  • World Nuclear News - Oldbury defuelling reaches halfway point
  • World Nuclear News - NRC accepts Yucca Mountain design
  • Japan Times - Utilities pressed to make quick decision on scrapping aged reactors
  • Mainichi Daily News - Stalled nuclear power pushes J-Power to plan new thermal plant
  • Asahi Shimbun - ANALYSIS: TEPCO behind schedule to eliminate contaminated water despite extra measures
  • Foreign Policy - When the Ayatollah Said No to Nukes - Gareth Porter
  • Japan Times - Green power surge reveals contradiction in renewable supply, utilities' demands
  • The Lawyer - Clifford Chance and Herbies advise on EDF EU subsidy approval - Kate Beioley
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - Desert energy plan gets key approvals - Morgan Lee
  • Mainichi Daily News - TEPCO unveils new equipment for processing radioactive water at disaster-hit plant
  • St. Catharines Standard - Electricity rates going up
  • John O'Groat Journal - Bright idea saves £1.5m from Dounreay clean-up bill
  • Mainichi Daily News - Nuclear Connection: A warm reception from Dr. Yukawa (Pt. 17)
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Mark Whitney underground at WIPP - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Giant boost to reindustrialization in Oak Ridge? - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - With WIPP closed, Oak Ridge waste backlog grows - Frank Munger
  • Tri-City Herald - Linear no threshold hypothesis topic of Richland lecture
  • Tri-City Herald - Spokane judge to hear Hanford consent decree case
  • IAEA - Linking Strategy, Implementation and People
  • IAEA - IAEA Completes Nuclear Security Review Mission in Indonesia
  • IAEA - IAEA Concludes Follow-up Review of Malaysia Rare Earth Plant
  • Press TV - Iran nuclear talks at critical stage: Mann
  • Press TV - Iran, Russia hold talks on nuclear cooperation: Rosatom
  • Press TV - Iran ready for any outcome in nuclear talks: Official
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notices: Environmental Impact Statements; Weekly Receipts, Page 62436 [FR DOC #: 2014-24734]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Rules: Definition of a Utilization Facility, Pages 62329 - 62335 [FR DOC #: 2014-24732]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Proposed Rules: Definition of a Utilization Facility, Pages 62360 - 62361 [FR DOC #: 2014-24733]
  • NEI - NRC's Yucca Mountain Safety Report Is Key Licensing Milestone
  • World Nuclear News - Legal issues for Russian radioactive waste
  • Evening Telegraph - Five nuclear waste sites named - illinoisreview.typepad.com/illinoisreview/2014/10/kirk-on-yucca-mountain-nuclear-waste-site-being-found-environmentally-safe.html
  • Senator Mark Kirk (R-IL) - KIRK ON YUCCA MOUNTAIN NUCLEAR WASTE SITE BEING FOUND ENVIRONMENTALLY SAFE
  • EnergyGuardian - NRC safety report cheers Yucca Mountain backers - Edward Felker
  • Itar-Tass - Russian expedition to study impact of Fukushima accident on Sea of Japan - Japan Times
  • Japan Times - Utilities pressed to make quick decision on scrapping aged reactors
  • Fukushima Diary - Underground structure rapidly heated by up to 40? when water reduced - Iori Mochizuki
  • NHK World - Survey: More Fukushima evacuees give up returning
  • NHK World - Additional cleanup starts in a Fukushima village
  • NHK World - Shimomura criticizes Monju operator
  • Asahi Shimbun - ANALYSIS: TEPCO behind schedule to eliminate contaminated water despite extra measures
  • Kyodo News - Utilities urged to decide soon on scrapping of aging reactors - Japan Times
  • Japan Times - Art show on Fukushima food safety causes stir - William Hollingworth

    Thursday, October 16, 2014

  • Rocky Mountain PBS I-News - New Documentary Examines Rocky Flats and Colorado's Cold War Role - Jim Trotter and Laura Frank
  • Prescott Daily Courier - Sharlot Hall Museum to hold 'Downwinders' workshops Tuesday
  • Cape Cod Today - Trial for anti-nuke grannies begins in Plymouth Friday
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - Waste hoist operational at WIPP - Zack Ponce
  • Bloomberg - Iran Nuclear Talks Bogged Down After Kerry Departure - Jonathan Tirone
  • Reuters - Iran, US say some headway made in 'difficult' nuclear talks - Parisa Hafezi and Fredrik Dahl
  • Greenville News - Clemson team works on safer nuke waste disposal method - Ron Barnett
  • Forbes - As Communities Block Nuclear Restart, Japan's 48 Operable Reactors Idle - Saritha Rai
  • Liverpool Echo - MoD say Capenhurst could house waste from nuclear submarine - Alisha Rouse
  • Reading Evening Post - Atomic Weapons Establishment criticised for radioactive waste management - Linda Fort
  • Scottish Courier - Study launched to assess radioactive damage at Dalgety Bay
  • Press TV - Iran, P5+1 slated to hold nuclear talks on Thursday
  • Newport News Daily Press - UPDATE: Surry nuclear reactor shut down due to 'erroneous sensor' is back up - Ryan Murphy
  • Interfax Global Energy - Hinkley decision could set example for nuclear subsidies - Annemarie Botzki
  • Focus Taiwan - Environmental group vows to continue pushing nuclear referendum - Tseng Ying-Yu and Y.F. Low
  • Itar-Tass - Iran, Russia delegations held bilateral meeting at round of nuclear talks
  • Daily News & Analysis - AERB sets 2015 deadline for additional safety measures in nuclear plants
  • The Hindu - AERB sets 2015 deadline for additional nuclear safety - V. Venkatasubramanian
  • KRCG Mid-Missouri - Nuclear reactor upgrade underway - Mark Slavit
  • Global News Canada - Group responds to Sask. uranium deal case being dismissed - Jessica Kent
  • VietNamNet Bridge - Vietnamese people ill-prepared to enter nuclear era, say experts - Agoura Hills Acorn
  • Agoura Hills Acorn - A last remaining survivor recalls field lab's nuclear meltdown--Santa Susana disaster one of the nation's worst - Stephanie Bertholdo
  • Today's Zaman - 2nd Turkish nuclear reactor seen ready by 2023
  • Frome Standard - £16bn nuclear power plant could create hundreds of jobs in Frome - Somerset Standard
  • Trend News Agency - Russia, Iran hold new consultations on nuclear energy
  • Trend News Agency - Kazatomprom, Rosatom mull construction of nuke plant in Kazakhstan - Daniar Mukhtarov
  • News & Star - Sellafield and Chapelcross shorlisted to dismantle nuclear subs
  • antiwar.com - US Denies Plans to Extend Iran Nuclear Talks, But Progress Is Slow Going - Jason Ditz
  • Asahi Shimbun - Japan will back U.N. resolution opposing use of nuclear weapons for 2nd year - Takashi Watanabe
  • Northwest Public Radio - EPA Fines Hanford For Stagnating Radioactive Waste Near Columbia River - Jessica Robinson
  • All Things Nuclear - The Space Plane Returns to Earth - Laura Grego
  • AllAfrica - South Africa: French Nuclear Decoy a Distraction From Russian Done Deal
  • RT - Radiation levels at Fukushima rise to record highs after typhoon
  • Asahi Shimbun - Plans to remove cover over damaged Fukushima reactor draws concern
  • Portland Business Journal - Hanford under scrutiny for sick cleanup workers - Wendy Culverwell
  • HNN Huntingtonnews - Fukushima decommissioning may be further delayed
  • Press TV - Iran, P5+1 working hard to resolve differences: Zarif
  • Deutsche Welle - New Chernobyl container on hold
  • Trend News Agency - Zarif, Kerry, Ashton end 7 hour trilateral meeting
  • Press TV - Outcome of Iran N-talks outweighing deadline: Russia - Cbs Philly
  • CBS Philadelphia - Montco Power Plant To Host Community Open House - Brad Segall
  • Mainichi Daily News - Nuclear Connection: Reborn on the day of the A-bomb (Pt. 16)
  • Brattleboro Reformer - N.H. reschedules decommissioning discussion for Oct. 23 - Domenic Poli
  • Erwin Record - Hazardous waste permit reissued - Keeli Parkey
  • The Hindu - PFBR awaits clearance
  • Platts - US OTC coal spot prices little changed ahead of weekly gas storage data
  • Japan Times - Fukushima food safety debated at London art show - William Hollingworth
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Govt again urges ROK to lift import ban at WTO
  • Atomic Insights - Prospective customers lining up at NuScale - Rod Adams
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Response to Plowshares appeal due Oct. 22 - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Women's Army Corps in Oak Ridge (1945) - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Link for RFP on radioactive waste contract - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Victim identified - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Homeland Security exec to speak - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - This entry was posted in nuclear, UT on October 15, 2014 by Frank Munger. - Frank Munger
  • Washington Post - The political science and politics of the Iran nuclear negotiations - Daniel W. Drezner
  • The Guardian - Has Lockheed Martin really made a breakthrough on nuclear fusion? - Karl Mathiesen
  • Bellona - Pentagon throws its weight behind crafting an international climate agreement - Charles Digges
  • Xinhua News - China reiterates peaceful use of nuclear energy
  • Press TV - Iran, P5+1 working hard to resolve differences: Zarif
  • Press TV - European investors eying Iran market: German envoy
  • Press TV - Outcome of Iran N-talks outweighing deadline: Russia
  • Press TV - Iran, P5+1 slated to hold nuclear talks on Thursday
  • Press TV - Iran deal benefits all, boosts regional stability: Larijani
  • Press TV - Trilateral meeting on Iran nuclear program starts in Vienna
  • Nuclear Energy Insider - Eyeing the competition: Is nuclear power putting its best foot forward? - Peter Taberner
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Hanford, Page 62127 [FR DOC #: 2014-24459]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals, Page 62208 [FR DOC #: 2014-24590]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals, Pages 62208 - 62209 [FR DOC #: 2014-24589]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals, Pages 62209 - 62210 [FR DOC #: 2014-24592]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals, Page 62210 [FR DOC #: 2014-24588]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals, Pages 62210 - 62211 [FR DOC #: 2014-24591]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Zion Solutions, LLC.; Zion Nuclear Power Station, Units 1 and 2, Independent Spent Fuel Storage Installation, Pages 62211 - 62213 [FR DOC #: 2014-24640]
  • New York Times - Editorial: A Deadly Legacy in Iraq
  • Al Jazeera America - Former workers, whistleblowers shed light on nuclear site safety setbacks - Serene Fang & Lori Jane Gliha
  • Fukushima Diary - Saitama citizen had thyroid disease from "acute stress" according to a doctor - Iori Mochizuki
  • ENENews - Record Radiation at Fukushima after Vongfong: First tests since Tuesday's typhoon show radioactive material continues rising near ocean – Officials: We can't do anything more to stop this, 'depth and scope' of contamination flowing out are unknown
  • Asahi Shimbun - Plans to remove cover over damaged Fukushima reactor draws concern
  • Reuters - As Japan eyes nuclear restarts, renewables get shut out of grid - Aaron Sheldrick and James Topham
  • NRC - NRC Staff Issues Volume 3 of Yucca Mountain Safety Evaluation Report
  • NRC blog - Making Sure SAFER Resources Are Ready To Go - Jack Davis
  • NRC - Safety Evaluation Report Related to Disposal of High-Level Radioactive Wastes in a Geologic Repository at Yucca Mountain, Nevada
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - NRC staff: Yucca Mountain could meet safety needs - Steve Tetreault
  • The Hill blog - Nuclear regulator: Yucca dump site meets safety standards - Laura Barron-Lopez
  • Daily Signal - The Final Word on Yucca - Jack Spencer / Katie Tubb
  • Globe Newswire - NEI: NRC's Yucca Mountain Safety Report Is Key Licensing Milestone
  • State of Nevada - NEVADA AGENCY FOR NUCLEAR PROJECTS STATEMENT ON THE RELEASE OF SER VOLUME 3 - (pdf-179K)
  • House Energy and Commerce Committee - Upton and Shimkus Welcome Release of Game-Changing Yucca Mountain Safety Report

    Wednesday, October 15, 2014

  • Bloomberg - Iran Nuclear Talks Gain Traction as U.S. Dismisses Extension - Sangwon Yoon and Jonathan Tirone
  • Bloomberg - South Africa Eyes China Nuclear Accord After France Agreement - Kevin Crowley
  • Bloomberg - Carbon-Free U.K. 'Utterly Implausible,' Ex-Minister Says - Robert Hutton
  • Bloomberg - Areva Wins Contract to Build Brazil's Biggest Biomass Plant - Vanessa Dezem
  • Reuters - Iran nuclear deal would open last big frontier stock market - Andrew Torchia
  • Reuters - UPDATE 3-France ousts pro-nuclear head of power group EDF - Emmanuel Jarry and Benjamin Mallet
  • Reuters - Wind blows away fossil power in the Nordics, the Baltics next - Nerijus Adomaitis
  • Reuters - U.S. says no talk now about extending Iran nuclear negotiations - Matt Spetalnick and Parisa Hafezi
  • Reuters - Iran official says centrifuges are 'trivial' in nuclear talks - Tom Miles
  • Reuters - Japan's nuclear restart unlikely this year, local vote expected in December - SATSUMASENDAI
  • CNN - Can U.S. uphold its end of an Iran nuclear deal? - Tyler Cullis
  • Daily Beast - It's Time to Nail the Iran Nuke Deal - Rep. Rush Holt, Kate Gould
  • Wall Street Journal blog - Japan Could Use Fukushima to Develop Safer Nuclear Technology - Mari Iwata
  • Business Standard - India, Finland to cooperate in civil nuclear energy
  • Times of India - India, Canada clinch nuclear deal in record time
  • Deccan Herald - India, Canada agree on nuclear cooperation
  • Ria Novosti - China Calls on Six Nations to Resume North Korea Nuclear Talks
  • RFI - French parliament votes to reduce nuclear power but export market looks healthy
  • SA Business Day - SA signs nuclear co-operation agreement with France - Carol Paton and Mark Allix
  • Economic Times - Nuclear power investors need clarity on liability, says Anil Kakodkar
  • Fremont Tribune - Nebraska nuclear plant reports maintenance mishap
  • Fremont Tribune - Cooper Nuclear Station addresses maintenance outage issue
  • Omaha World-Herald - Blade falls onto Cooper Nuclear Station reactor core during refueling outage - Cody Winchester
  • Lafayette Journal & Courier - Nuclear power's future focus of Purdue workshop - Chris Morisse Vizza
  • Daily Sabah - Turkish Students to Receive Nuclear Energy Training
  • Deutsche Local - Swedes want €4.7 billion for nuclear shutdown
  • FOX 11 Los Angeles - San Onofre nuclear plant holding emergency test
  • Japan Times - Letter: Nuclear village fooling itself - Robert Mckinney
  • Japan Times - India's illusory nuclear gains - Ramesh Thakur
  • Delaware News Journal - Delaware hearings added for NJ nuke expansion plan - Jeff Montgomery
  • Al-Monitor - Animosity between US, Iran not conducive to nuclear resolution - Ambassador Seyed Hossein Mousavian
  • Independent Australia - Why Australia should shut down the Lucas Heights nuclear reactor - Noel Wauchope
  • The Guardian - Lockheed announces breakthrough on nuclear fusion energy
  • IHS Jane's 360 - USAF creates new medal to improve morale of nuclear forces - Gareth Jennings
  • Yahoo News Canada blog - Nuclear industry study suggests it's better for environment than wind - Andy Radia
  • Reuters - Japanese-French consortium sees Turkish nuclear reactor ready by 2023 - Geert De Clercq
  • Lynchburg News and Advance - Dominon officials reviewing cause of nuclear unit's downtime - Peter Bacqué
  • All Hungary Media - Nuclear fuel arrives by plane from Russia
  • Ria Novosti - Trilateral Nuclear Talks Involving Kerry, Ashton, Zarif Start in Vienna
  • Ria Novosti - Activists Stage Protest Against Tehran's Nuclear Program Amid Vienna Talks
  • Xinhua News - China appeals for creativity in Iran nuke talks
  • DhakaTribune - Rosatom to manage radioactive waste at Rooppur plant - Aminur Rahman Rasel - See More At: Http://Www.Dhakatribune.Com/Bangladesh/2014/Oct/15/Rosatom-Manage-Radioactive-Waste-Rooppur-Plant#sthash.Selozfrj.Dpuf
  • BelTA - Investments in Belarusian nuclear station construction to exceed plans
  • Al Jazeera America - At Hanford, sick nuclear workers await compensation - Lori Jane Gliha
  • China Post - Local nuclear fuel rods will go to France to be reprocessed - Queena Yen
  • Asahi Shimbun - Government having trouble locating landowners of planned radioactive waste site
  • Focus Taiwan - No danger posed by seawater leak in nuclear reactor: officials
  • CBS Connecticut - Conn. Residents Seek Removal Of Nuke Plant Barrier
  • Press TV - Iran's nuclear deal, future of Mideast
  • Windham County Commons - Letter: Why was pro-nuclear nonsense published on these pages? - Nancy Braus
  • Scoop NZ - Chatham Rise seabed hearing: the absence of evidence
  • Ria Novosti - South Koreans Concerned Over Fukushima Radiation Found in Steel Imports: Reports
  • The Ecologist - Hinkley C will cost Britain dear - if it's ever built - Keith Barnham
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - Last siren call for San Onofre - Morgan Lee
  • Times of San Diego - San Onofre Swan Song: Siren to Sound at Least Once More - Debbie L. Sklar
  • South Jersey Times - Shieldalloy cleanup oversite returned to state of New Jersey, appellate court rules - Rebecca Forand
  • Carbon Brief blog - Five weird things about the EU's cost of energy study - Simon Evans
  • Philadelphia Inquirer - Court settles dispute stalling Newfield toxic cleanup - Angelo Fichera
  • Bellingham Herald - EPA begins fining Hanford over deadline
  • InsideHalton - Radiation protection pills delivered by end of 2015 - John Spears
  • Japan Times - Radioactivity spikes in No. 1 reactor well water
  • Tri-City Herald - EPA fines DOE for missed K Basin sludge deadline - Annette Cary
  • Kyiv Post - Deutsche Welle: Funding woes delay new Chernobyl cover
  • Al-Monitor - Israeli defense minister warns of 'bad Iranian deal'
  • Wall Street Journal - French Government to Oust EDF Chief Proglio - Inti Landauro And
  • Cal Coast News - Opinion: The NRC needs to consider seismic data in Diablo Canyon license renewal - Friends Of The Earth
  • Helsinki Times - Policy-makers voice fears over Rosatom - Martta Nieminen, Olli Pohjanpalo
  • KCBX - Diablo Safety Committee considers plant's cooling system, water concerns - Randol White
  • Press TV - Differences linger in N-talks but can be solved: Iran FM
  • The Hill blog - Laura Barron-Lopez
  • Bloomberg - EDF Said to Replace Proglio With Thales CEO Jean-Bernard Levy - Tara Patel and Geraldine Amiel
  • Japan Times - Expert calls for competition in renewable energy feed-in tariff system
  • Oak Ridge Today - Spotlight: Weapons lab directors visit Y-12
  • Press TV - Chomsky raps US language of threat against Iran
  • JoongAng Daily - Xi calls for six-party talks to resume - Kim Jung-Ha, Seo Ji-Eun
  • Budapest Business Journal - Russia transports fuel rods to Paks by air - Christian Keszthelyi
  • Asahi Shimbun - Abe Cabinet gives OK to state secrecy law guidelines
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Govt to urge ROK to end ban on seafood
  • Atomic Insights - Disneyland 3-14 – Our Friend, The Atom - Rod Adams
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Fatality at EnergySolutions facility in Erwin - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - GAO report on 'Combating Nuclear Smuggling' - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Oak Ridge Coal Yard (1945) - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Dr. Iddins promoted to associate director at government's radiation emergency center - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Nuke waste contract officially up for grabs; estimated value up to $300M - Frank Munger
  • Washington Post blog - Iraq WMD: Does the New York Times probe reflect what administration officials claimed? - Glenn Kessler
  • GreenWorld - Why Nuclear Matters doesn't matter
  • Xinhua News - China appeals for creativity in Iran nuke talks
  • Xinhua News - Tehran, other sides "exploring various possibilities" to achieve nuclear agreement: Iranian FM
  • Xinhua News - U.S. says still seeking nuke deal with Iran by November deadline
  • Xinhua News - France's National Assembly approves energy transition law
  • Yonhap News - Chinese diplomat urges swift restart of N. Korea nuclear talks
  • Press TV - Trilateral meeting on Iran nuclear program starts in Vienna
  • Press TV - Differences linger in N-talks but can be solved: Iran FM
  • Press TV - Iran, P5+1 to hold unannounced meeting in Vienna
  • Press TV - Nuclear deal quite possible: Iran Majlis speaker
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Northern New Mexico, Page 61856 [FR DOC #: 2014-24470]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Nuclear Regulatory Commission Rules: Economic Simplified Boiling Water Reactor Design Certification, Pages 61943 - 61988 [FR DOC #: 2014-24362]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Applications: License to Export High-Enriched Uranium, Page 61908 [FR DOC #: 2014-24512]
  • Greenville News - Clemson researching storage of nuclear waste - Wall Street Journal
  • Wall Street Journal blog - South Koreans Still Fear Radiation From Japan - In-Soo Nam
  • Sweden Local - Swedish energy giant reveals reward wish
  • NAS - Project Update: - Energy Resource Potential On Doe Lands
  • NRC - Interagency Cybersecurity Forum Launched; NRC Chairman Allison Macfarlane Chairs Inaugural Meeting
  • NRC - NRC Staff to Release Volume 3 of Yucca Mountain Safety Report
  • NRC - New NRC Resident Inspector Assigned to Beaver Valley Nuclear Plant
  • NWTRB - Board letter to Dr. Peter Lyons with comments from August 2014 Board Meeting
  • NWTRB - Board letter to Mark Whitney with comments from August 2014 Board Meeting
  • Fukushima Diary - Japanese scrap iron exported to Gunsan port of S. Korea without radiation test - Iori Mochizuki
  • Fukushima Diary - 5 sorts of nuclide density marked the highest readings in seaside of Reactor 2 again - Iori Mochizuki
  • ENENews - Agency: Fukushima workers urgently trying "to prevent groundwater from leaking into ocean"
  • NHK World - Fukushima decommissioning may be further delayed
  • Asahi Shimbun - Government having trouble locating landowners of planned radioactive waste site
  • Mainichi Daily News - Asahi Shimbun sets up panel to examine coverage of 'comfort women,' nuclear disaster

    Tuesday, October 14, 2014

  • Bloomberg - Areva Sees `Long' Talks on Fuel-Recycling Plant for China - Francois De Beaupuy
  • Bloomberg - EDF $27 Billion Bond Plan Offers Nuclear Blueprint: U.K. Credit - Sally Bakewell
  • Bloomberg - Giant Battery Unit Aims at Wind Storage Holy Grail - Whitney Mcferron
  • Reuters - UN nuclear agency to help West Africa fight Ebola - Fredrik Dahl
  • Reuters - Iran expects progress, if no breakthrough, in nuclear talks with EU, U.S. - Parisa Hafezi and Fredrik Dahl
  • Business Weekly UK - Cambridge role in nuclear power station revolution - Tony Quested
  • Idaho Statesman - EPA cleans up radioactive material in Boise apartment - Rocky Barker
  • Japan Times - Hokkaido Electric wins government OK to raise rates
  • Asahi Shimbun - EDITORIAL: Power-saving efforts should mark transition away from nuclear energy
  • CityWatch LA - LA Needs to Think Nuclear … and Here's Why - Joe Vitti
  • RFI - France signs nuclear co operation accord with South Africa
  • World Nuclear News - South Africa and France sign nuclear accord
  • AllAfrica - South Africa: SA, France Sign Nuclear Cooperation Agreement
  • Yahoo! News - France and South Africa sign nuclear energy agreement - Martine Pauwels, Cécile Feuillatre
  • NY Newsday - Conn. residents seek removal of nuke plant barrier
  • BurlingtonFreePress - New permit limits Vermont Yankee's water discharge - Terri Hallenbeck
  • New London Day - Boom blocking canal draws boos from fishermen, boaters - Judy Benson
  • Rutland Herald - State gives Entergy water discharge permit
  • WTNH CN - Residents seek removal of nuke plant barrier
  • BBC - Iran nuclear talks to resume as deadline looms
  • Japan Times - As nuclear waste piles up, South Korea faces storage crisis
  • Economic Times - Clarity needed on laws related to nuclear industry: Anil Kakodkar
  • Economic Times - Hindu Business Line
  • KPBS - Companies Bid To Build Casks For San Onofre's Nuclear Waste - Promise Yee
  • Al-Arabiya - Moving on: Rowhani wants to leave the nuclear issue behind - Camelia Entekhabi-Fard
  • The Guardian - EDF nuclear deal is fair and balanced - Paul Spence, Director Of Strategy and Corporate Affairs, Edf Energy
  • Hindu Business Line - Liability law makes power generated from imported uranium prohibitive: BK Chaturvedi
  • Richmond Times Dispatch - Surry 2 nuclear power plant trips offline; North Anna 2 returns to service after refueling - Peter Bacqué
  • Luxemburger Wort - Iodide pills in case of nuclear incident
  • Lincoln Journal Star - Cooper nuke plant has maintenance mishap during routinue outage - Algis J. Laukaitis
  • Hartlepool Mail - Hartlepool nuclear power shutdown costs town £300,000 a month
  • BelTA - Equipment for Belarusian nuclear station delivered on time
  • ESI Africa - Nuclear build planned for Algeria before 2029
  • Press TV - World recognizes Iran's nuclear rights, deal is certain: Rouhani
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - Countdown to dismantling San Onofre - Morgan Lee
  • Toronto Star - Final words on Kincardine nuclear waste site - John Spears
  • POWERnews - Global Nuclear Industry Optimistic - Gail Reitenbach
  • Plymouth Herald - Anti-nuclear protesters back in court over Plymouth dockyard incident
  • Columbia Missourian - Callaway nuclear plant replacing 30-year-old reactor part - Taylor Wanbaugh
  • All Things Nuclear - The World Nuclear Industry Status Report: 2014 - Dave Lochbaum
  • Balkans.com Business News - Romania: Nuclearelectrica to tender study on nuclear sector reorganization
  • Platts - French prompt power prices drop on improved nuclear; Nov drops further
  • Press TV - Iran nuclear negotiating team heads to Vienna
  • Global Construction Review - Turkey to begin first nuclear plant next spring - Joe Quirke
  • Plymouth Wicked Local - OF NUCLEAR INTEREST: Why residents need potassium iodide - Heather M. Lightner, R.N.
  • Austrian Times - Border Guards Seize Radioactive Cigarettes
  • Business Recorder - PEW demands enhanced focus on nuclear energy
  • GlobalPost - China's Xi: Six-party talks 'optimum' on N. Korea's nuclear issue
  • Yonhap News - China's Xi: Six-party talks 'optimum' on N. Korea's nuclear issue
  • Reuters - Four offline EDF Energy nuclear reactors to restart by end-December - head
  • GSA Business - Clemson team scores $800K for nuclear waste storage project - Ashley Boncimino
  • Korea Herald - [Editorial] Samcheok plant: Local referendum sets bad precedent
  • Sandusky Register - Whistleblowers aim to halt power plant--Meeting Monday discusses maligned Davis-Besse nuclear power plant - Alex Green
  • St. Louis Post-Dispatch - State asks Bridgeton Landfill owners to do more to keep fire from spreading - Blythe Bernhard
  • Japan Times - Hokkaido Electric wins government OK to raise rates
  • The Guardian - How close is the UK to a power blackout? - James Ball
  • Oak Ridger - Demolition of K-31 building underway
  • Barre Montpelier Times Argus - State gives Yankee permit, sets 'precedent'
  • NBC Bay Area - Contractor Submitted False Radiation Data at Hunters Point - Vicky Nguyen, Liz Wagner and Felipe Escamilla
  • Asahi Shimbun - Tohoku Electric Power kicks up a stink about art display at publicity hall - Hideaki Ishibashi
  • GlobalPost - S. Korea highlights China's 'responsibility' to curb N. Korea
  • France Info - Le nucléaire, une passion française - Thomas Snégaroff
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Oak Ridge retirees to meet Oct. 20; Medicare supplement changes upcoming for Y-12 retirees - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - 'Drop, cover and hold on' - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Rueter: UCOR has saved $90M so far - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Oct. 15 emergency exercise at Y-12; New Hope Center to be closed to public - Frank Munger
  • Tri-City Herald - Washington Closure Hanford pursues an uneven restoration around reactors - Annette Cary
  • Tri-City Herald - Bechtel improves performance, earns $3.97 million - Annette Cary
  • IAEA - IAEA to Help West African Countries Diagnose Ebola
  • The Guardian - Ed Davey, secretary of state for energy and climate change – live chat - Hannah Fearn
  • GreenWorld - Will NRC allow more foreign ownership of U.S. reactors?
  • Xinhua News - Spotlight: China, Russia cement partnership with new cooperation blueprint
  • Xinhua News - China, Russia sign deals on energy, high-speed railways
  • Xinhua News - The world's most intimidating nuclear weapons
  • Xinhua News - Algeria set to run first nuclear power plant before 2029: minister
  • Press TV - Iran will make utmost efforts to resolve nuclear issue: FM
  • AOL - German Protesters Slow Nuke Waste Train
  • GAO - Combating Nuclear Smuggling: Risk-Informed Covert Assessments and Oversight of Corrective Actions Could Strengthen Capabilities at the Border GAO-14-826
  • NAS - Project Update: Current Status of and Progress toward Eliminating Highly Enriched Uranium Use in Fuel for Civilian Research and Test Reactors
  • NRC - NRC, Army Corps to Seek Public Comments on Draft Environmental Report for PSEG Early Site Permit Application on Oct. 23 in Middletown, Del.
  • NRC - Jeff Baran Sworn in as NRC Commissioner
  • NRC - NRC Seeks Public Comment on Decommissioning Plan for San Onofre Nuclear Plant; Public Meeting Scheduled for October 27
  • NRC blog - Science 101: How a Chain Reaction Works in a U.S. Nuclear Reactor - Paul Rebstock
  • Fukushima Diary - 5 sorts of nuclide density marked the highest readings in seaside of Reactor 2 again - Iori Mochizuki
  • NHK World - Nuclear accident preparedness section set up
  • NHK World - Briefing on Fukushima waste storage plan completed
  • Japan Times - Cabinet approves state secrecy law guidelines
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - State secrecy law set to take effect Dec. 10
  • Mainichi Daily News - Gov't sets guidelines on state secrets as concerns remain over arbitrary designation
  • Mainichi Daily News - New facility in Saitama gives nuclear evacuees from Fukushima town a sense of community
  • Jiji Press - Cesium Level Rises in TEPCO Plant Well
  • Kyodo News - Gov't sets up full-time team on nuclear disaster prevention
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: International Energy Agency, Pages 61621 - 61622 [FR DOC #: 2014-24333]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Facility Operating and Combined Licenses: Applications and Amendments Involving No Significant Hazards Considerations, Pages 61658 - 61668 [FR DOC #: 2014-24355]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings: Southern California Edison Co., San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station, Units 2 and 3; Post-Shutdown Decommissioning Activities Report, Pages 61668 - 61669 [FR DOC #: 2014-24356]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings; Sunshine Act, Pages 61669 - 61670 [FR DOC #: 2014-24475]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Vogtle Unit 4 Combined License, Pages 61670 - 61671 [FR DOC #: 2014-24357]
  • BelTA - Belarus presents radioactive waste treatment report to IAEA
  • YouTube - Windscale Britain's Biggest Nuclear Disaster BBC Atomic Nuclear Radiological Waste - (video)1:27:51

    Monday, October 13, 2014

  • Aiken Standard - Column: Finding a permanent nuclear storage center - Clint Wolfe
  • Newswise - ORNL Researchers Make First Observation of Atoms Moving Inside Bulk Material - Oak Ridge National Laboratory
  • Bloomberg - Westinghouse Offers Czechs Help to Finance Nuclear Plans - Ladka Bauerova
  • Reuters - FACTBOX: Six concepts for the future of nuclear power - Geert De Clercq
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-Typhoon Vongfong hits south Japan, moves to main island - Junko Fujita
  • Reuters - The key to nuclear's future or an element of doubt? - Geert De Clercq
  • Ria Novosti - South Korea Running Out of Storage Facilities for Nuclear Waste
  • EUobserver - Debate on nuclear energy rekindles in parts of Europe - Peter Teffer
  • Chatham Daily News - Canadian Nuclear Association claims wind energy isn't green - John Miner
  • Public Radio International - A former EPA director is pushing for wider use of nuclear power in the US - Writer Adam Wernick
  • Bloomington Pantagraph - Study: Nuke plant shutdown could devastate economy - Tony Reid
  • The Week Magazine - A nuclear deal with Iran won't end the Middle East's big Cold War - Kevin B. Sullivan
  • Daiji World - Warships, nuclear submarines at Vizag naval base safe
  • Daily Mail - France expected to win few big nuclear deals from new trade show - Geert De Clercq
  • Scientific American blog - "Atomic Reporters" Curbs "Egregious" Coverage of Nuclear Perils - John Horgan
  • Bellona - Kola nuclear plant gets go-ahead to run its No 4 reactor for a record breaking 25 more years
  • SA Business Day - Religious environmental body demands nuke deal details - Bekezela Phakathi
  • BelTA - Belarus presents radioactive waste treatment report to IAEA
  • BelTA - Belarus to host international conference on nuclear instrumentation
  • Manila Bulletin - 'NO TO NUCLEAR POWER'
  • Manila Standard Today - Investors to visit Bataan nuclear site - Alena Mae S. Flores
  • Focus Taiwan - Taiwan mulling sending spent nuclear fuel overseas for redisposal
  • Daily Mail - Re-elected Bolivian President promises to bring nuclear energy
  • Sunday Mirror - Deadly radiation traces found in contaminated imported cigarettes and customs on red alert - Alan Hall
  • Building.co.uk - Scottish minister: Nuclear subsidies hurting green energy - Vern Pitt
  • SCNow - Robinson Nuclear Plant to test sirens in Hartsville
  • Carbon News - Europe throws nuclear power a state-aid lifeline - Paul Brown
  • OilPrice - Is Fusion Power Closer Than We Thought? - Andy Tully
  • Wichita Eagle - Kansas physicist worked on World War II's famed Manhattan Project (VIDEO) - Beccy Tanner
  • Ria Novosti - Russia's Rosatom Developing Solutions to Ensure Energy Supply for Arctic Exploration
  • Ria Novosti - Russia Expects to Build 2 More NPP Units in China: Official
  • Platts - Japan July-September oil demand for power falls below pre-quake level for first time - Takeo Kumagai
  • Albuquerque Journal - Former lab employee to team up with watchdog group
  • Trend News Agency - Araghchi: Iran prepared to solve issues with IAEA
  • Asahi Shimbun - New problem at Monju reactor: 30% of cameras don't work
  • Mainichi Daily News - Contracts for interim radioactive waste storage sites in Fukushima due to expire
  • Gizmag - University of Washington fusion reactor promises "cheaper than coal" energy - David Szondy
  • Asahi Shimbun - Bittersweet embrace for Fukushima evacuees and their pets - Yosuke Fukudome
  • World Nuclear News - Duke seeks approval to buy generating assets
  • Foster's Daily Democrat - Study examines cancer risk from 1st atom-bomb test - Susan Montoya Bryan
  • Cuba Headlines - Cuba will install radioactivity detectors at its airports
  • Mainichi Daily News - Washington Sketch: Running with Cosmos Flowers (Pt. 1)
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - GAO cites efforts to overcome UPF problems - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - IG special report: Management challenges for FY2015 - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - A big job: Prepping K-27 for demolition - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Take a look at 9206 - Frank Munger
  • Fukushima Diary - Over 100,000 Bq/Kg of Cs-134/137 still detected in a park of Chiba - Iori Mochizuki
  • ENENews - Gov't issues 'inundation warning' for Fukushima Daiichi as year's strongest storm to hit within hours – Tepco bracing for overflows – Officials warn of landslides and torrential rains… 'ground-loosening' south of plant – Danger from tornadoes, storm surge, violent waves along coast
  • Mainichi Daily News - Washington Sketch: How to convey the 'atomic bombing' to young adults in the U.S. (Pt. 2) - Masaya Oikawa
  • Mainichi Daily News - Washington Sketch: Spending time in a U.S. internment camp, and a plea to end war (Pt. 3) - Masaya Oikawa
  • Jiji Press - (Update 3) Typhoon Vongfong Strikes Japan
  • Radio Adelaide, University of Adelaide - Nuclear Waste – back to burn us