Friday, May 22, 2015

  • Gisborne Herald NZ - Radioactive risks keep rising - Bob Hughes
  • Mainichi Daily News - Gov't to choose sites for final disposal of high-level nuclear waste
  • Japan Times - METI changes tactics after search for nuclear waste host proves futile
  • Tyler Morning Telegraph - Editorial: Best alternative to coal? Still nuclear
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - WIPP seeks public comment for community relations plan - Sarah Matott
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Frank Munger: Cleanup will drain leaking pool at ORNL reactor - Frank Munger
  • Sipse - Las claves de la tecnologķa nuclear que muchos peligrosamente ignoran
  • AP - Obama: Iran nuclear deal 'will have my name on it' - Darlene Superville
  • AP - US envoy on NKorea heads for talks in Seoul, Beijing
  • AP - PHOTO ESSAY: Desert site holds old military aircraft 'bones' - Matt York
  • Bloomberg - U.K. Coroner Probe in Death of Russian Whistle-Blower Stepped Up - Henry Meyer and Agnes Lovasz
  • Bloomberg - Exxon Deploys More Sanction Watchers as Iran Nuke Deal Looms - Javier Blas and Joe Carroll
  • Bloomberg - Areva in Talks With France's EDF, Other Investors on Asset Sales - Francois De Beaupuy
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-China approves China National Nuclear Power Corp flotation - Wang Lei and David Stanway
  • Reuters - U.S. official in Israel to discuss Mideast nuclear arms ban - Louis Charbonneau
  • Reuters - Lessons from Iran: Rethinking U.S. economic sanctions policy - Richard Nephew
  • Fairewinds Energy Education - World Uranium Symposium 2015 - TMI and Chernobyl Workshop
  • Beyond Nuclear - Michael J. Keegan receives ANA & Beyond Nuclear "Judith Johnsrud Unsung Hero Award" at DC Days
  • Atomic Insights - Motivating natural gas pipeline construction into New England - Rod Adams
  • Tampa Bay Times - Editorial: Duke should refund overcharges
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Leaking reactor pool at ORNL gets attention; AREVA wins support contract - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - The next move in the Plowshares case - Frank Munger
  • Tri-City Herald - Senate proposes increased Hanford budget of $2.3 billion - Annette Cary
  • BBC - Magnox job cuts: Vow to safeguard Anglesey nuclear workers
  • Trend News Agency - States with nuclear weapons bend to demands in new NPT draft - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • Trend News Agency - Iran says problems not to be solved with nuclear deal - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • Trend News Agency - Iran to respond request for inspecting military sites with "hot lead"
  • Trend News Agency - Iran has the upper hand in nuclear talks - Fatih Karimov
  • Trend News Agency - Obama says he has "personal interest" in reaching Iran nuclear deal
  • Press TV - Iran nuclear talks continue in Vienna
  • Press TV - 'Iran brooks no excessive demands'
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Oak Ridge Reservation, Page 29667 [FR DOC #: 2015-12457]
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notices: Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.; Weekly Receipts, Pages 29701 - 29702 [FR DOC #: 2015-12508]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: License Transfers: Uranerz Energy Corp., Pages 29753 - 29756 [FR DOC #: 2015-12375]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards, Pages 29757 - 29758 [FR DOC #: 2015-12501]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on Metallurgy and Reactor Fuels, Page 29756 [FR DOC #: 2015-12509]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on Planning and Procedures, Page 29757 [FR DOC #: 2015-12504]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on Regulatory Policies and Practices, Pages 29758 - 29759 [FR DOC #: 2015-12502]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on Reliability and PRA, Page 29759 [FR DOC #: 2015-12503]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on Thermal-Hydraulic Phenomena, Pages 29756 - 29757 [FR DOC #: 2015-12505]
  • Veterans Affairs Department - Notices: Meetings: Research Advisory Committee on Gulf War Veterans' Illnesses, Page 29793 [FR DOC #: 2015-12428]

    Thursday, May 21, 2015

  • Natural News - Area around Fukushima is now a radioactive wasteland that will be uninhabitable for decades - David Gutierrez
  • CounterPunch - Stopping the Great Lakes Radioactive Dump - JOHN LaFORGE
  • The Hill blog - OVERNIGHT ENERGY: Obama says climate skeptics risk national security - Timothy Cama and Devin Henry
  • World Nuclear News - Areva signs up for Texas storage facility
  • Australian Mining - The case for nuclear power – despite the risks - Gary Was
  • World Nuclear News - Japan to raise worker emergency radiation exposure limits
  • World Nuclear News - Commission calls for tighter monitoring of German waste
  • Idaho State Journal - Otter touts nuclear energy - Debbie Bryce
  • AP - US presses Israel on talks for Middle East nuclear-free zone - Cara Anna
  • AP - World's biggest atom smasher sets energy record
  • Bloomberg - Russia Deployed Nuclear-Capable Gear, NATO Commander Says - Ian Wishart
  • Bloomberg - U.S. in $1.9 Billion Arms Sale to Israel Amid Iran Deal Concerns - Calev Ben-David
  • Bloomberg - Nuclear Shutdowns Are Leaving Vattenfall's Bond Investors Cold - Jesper Starn
  • Reuters - UPDATE 2-Japan takes South Korea to WTO over Fukushima-related food import restrictions - Tom Miles
  • Reuters - Greenpeace staff to work for free after India blocks funds - Rupam Jain Nair
  • Reuters - Activists alarmed about Indian laws curbing free speech amid charity crackdown - Maria Caspani
  • Reuters - Iran's Khamenei rules out interviews with nuclear scientists - Parisa Hafezi
  • Reuters - Japan approves third nuclear plant for restart - Kentaro Hamada and Yuka Obayashi
  • Asahi Shimbun - VOX POPULI: Will another nuclear accident occur? Never say 'never'
  • Japan Times - NRA to raise nuclear worker radiation exposure limit for emergencies
  • Energy Collective - Japan's 'Unholy Trinity': Nuclear Power Must Join Renewables to Move Emissions Reduction Needle - Roman Kilisek
  • Asahi Shimbun - Ehime reactor effectively clears NRA screening - Toshio Kawada
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - NRA set to OK Ikata N-plant
  • Phys.org - Harvesting usable fuel from nuclear waste – and dealing with the last chemical troublemakers - Mikael Nilsson
  • BBC - Magnox to cut up to 1,600 jobs at nuclear power sites
  • Globe and Mail - Ontario First Nations demand a say over nuclear waste storage - Gloria Galloway
  • Portland Business Journal blog - Going nuclear: Is Oregon ready for the Springfield Isotopes? - Wendy Culverwell
  • YLE News - Helsinki votes to continue support for Fennovoima nuclear project
  • YLE News - Pyhäjoki cottages make way for Russian-built nuclear reactor
  • The Conversation UK - Harvesting usable fuel from nuclear waste – and dealing with the last chemical troublemakers - Mikael Nilsson, Associate Professor of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science at University of California, Irvine
  • Jerusalem Post Israel News - Convicted Israeli nuclear secrets leaker Vanunu marries long-time Norwegian love
  • Kyiv Post - Ukraine buys nuclear fuel worth $54.7 million in Q1, 2015
  • Japan Times - NRA to raise nuclear worker radiation exposure limit for emergencies
  • The Chattanoogan - Chattanooga State Begins New Nuclear Workforce Development Program - Tim McGhee, Dean, Chattanooga State Engineering Technology
  • Business Spectator - Feeling the pressure: Bumbling nuclear's negative learning curve - Jim Green
  • Pottstown Mercury - NRC hosts open house for Limerick nuke plant on Thursday - Eric Devlin
  • Malibu Times - Letter: Nuclear Disaster - Valerie Sklarevsky
  • Viet Nam News - Call to establish radioactive waste management company
  • Japan Times - Ex-Futaba mayor sues state, Tepco over Fukushima nuclear disaster
  • Asahi Shimbun - Ex-mayor sues state, TEPCO for stress caused by nuclear disaster
  • Gulf News - Nuclear safety guide issued
  • Interfax-Ukraine - Ukraine buys nuclear fuel worth $54.7 mln in Q1, 2015
  • Daily Mail - Indian nuclear scientists to use ground-breaking technology to purify sewage waste - Akash Vashishtha
  • Norway Local - Israeli nuke activist marries Norwegian love - Plymouth Herald
  • Plymouth Herald - Trial of Devonport navy base anti-nuclear protestors will now take place in July - Carl Eve
  • Radio New Zealand - France sets up Tahiti nuclear information commission
  • Press TV - Iran, P5+1 begin 2nd day of nuclear talks in Vienna
  • Radio New Zealand - Nine more nuke compo cases in French court
  • Yonhap News - U.S. rejects N. Korea's nuclear warhead miniaturization claims - Chang Jae-soon
  • Yonhap News - China urges restraint after N. Korea's miniature nuclear warheads claim
  • Lower Hudson Journal - 400 turn out for NRC's upbeat Indian Point report - Ernie Garcia
  • NYC Villager - Fire is latest flashpoint at nuclear power plant - Paul Derienzo
  • Westfair White Plains - NRC gives update on Indian Point - Colleen Wilson
  • Peekskill-Cortlandt Patch - Indian Point Opponents, Supporters Speak--and Sing--at NRC Safety Hearing - Lanning Taliaferro
  • Brattleboro Reformer - State can't have hearing on proposed VY emergency changes--Licensing board denies state request
  • Michael Faher - Letter: Nuclear Reaction - Scott Burnell, NRC Office of Public Affairs, Headquarters
  • San Luis Obispo New Times - Coastal Commission backs Diablo Canyon bill - Chris Mcguinness
  • World Nuclear News - Commission calls for tighter monitoring of German waste
  • Durham Region - Deliver KI pills to people in Ajax and Pickering
  • Aiken Standard - Committee cites 'apex of problems' with MOX - Derrek Asberry
  • Asahi Shimbun - TEPCO robot finds Fukushima No. 2 reactor pressure venting system failure
  • Asahi Shimbun - Fukushima again tops in grand prizes at sake competition
  • Salt Lake Tribune - Utah energy officials blast feds' 'clean power' rules - Brian Maffly
  • Pravda.ru - Fukushima children face 6,000 % increase of thyroid cancer - See more at: Pravda.ru
  • Kyiv Post - Some Hr 137 million for Chornobyl zone 'lost' in state treasury accounts in 2014
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Atomic Heritage hosting 70th anniversary events - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Black Box gets $33.4M telecom contract in Oak Ridge - Frank Munger
  • NRC - NRC Schedules Meeting May 27 to Discuss Major Projects at Oconee Nuclear Power Plant
  • NRC - NRC Schedules Open House May 28 to Discuss Performance of Perry Nuclear Plant
  • NRC blog - Throwback Thursday: Which Plant Is This?
  • GAO - Nuclear Weapons Council: Enhancing Interagency Collaboration Could Help with Implementation of Expanded Responsibilities GAO-15-446
  • DOE - Energy Secretary Moniz Announces 2014 Ernest Orlando Lawrence Award Winners
  • The Guardian - Magnox nuclear decommissioning consortium to cut up to 1,600 jobs - Terry Macalister
  • Trend News Agency - Iran never gives military secrets to foreigners - Fatih Karimov
  • Bellona - Renewable energy storage will end capacity payments - Bellona Europa
  • Press TV - Iran, P5+1 open 2nd day of nuclear talks
  • Press TV - 'No Iran deal allowing access to secrets'
  • Xinhua News - China's nuclear power capacity to reach 30 mln kilowatts by year end
  • Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board - Notices: Meetings; Sunshine Act, Page 29317 [FR DOC #: 2015-12393]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Emergency Planning Exemption Requests: Decommissioning Nuclear Power Plants, Pages 29348 - 29350 [FR DOC #: 2015-12377]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Guidance: Nonmetallic Thermal Insulation for Austenitic Stainless Steel, Pages 29350 - 29351 [FR DOC #: 2015-12292]
  • The Hill blog - Senate panel advances $35.4B bill funding energy, water programs - Rebecca Shabad
  • JD Supra - Energy Technology Connections Newsletter: Washington Update - Mintz Levin, Thomas R. Burton, Sahir Surmeli
  • NHK World - Sendai nuclear plant to move closer to restart
  • NHK World - Protesters rally against Ikata plant draft
  • NHK World - Decontamination begins in Fukushima's Futaba town
  • NHK World - NRA approves draft assessment on Ikata
  • NHK World - More Fukushima disaster findings revealed
  • Kyodo News - Third nuclear plant in Japan clears major hurdle for resumption
  • Kyodo News - Shikoku Electric nuclear reactor clears major hurdle for restart
  • Kyodo News - TEPCO likely failed in attempted venting at Fukushima No. 2 reactor
  • Asahi Shimbun - Website shares photos, memories of evacuated Fukushima town
  • Asahi Shimbun - Website shares photos, memories of evacuated Fukushima town
  • Japan Times - Ex-Futaba mayor sues state, Tepco over Fukushima nuclear disaster
  • Japan Times - NRA to raise nuclear worker radiation exposure limit for emergencies
  • Mainichi Daily News - Court recognizes 2 cataract patients' symptoms as A-bomb related
  • JAIF - Gridlock in Education on Radiation in Fukushima - Sae Ochi, MD, MPH, PhD
  • TEPCO - TEPCO REPORTS LATEST FINDINGS OF TECHNICAL INQUIRY INTO HOW ACCIDENT AT FUKUSHIMA UNFOLDED
  • Jiji Press - TEPCO Likely Failed in Key Operation during Fukushima Disaster

    Wednesday, May 20, 2015

  • The Hill blog - Yucca Mountain left out of Senate funding bill - Devin Henry
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Senate chairman delaying Yucca Mountain fight as long as possible - Steve Tetreault
  • Roll Call blog - Next Yucca Mountain Debate Will Wait for the Floor - Niels Lesniewski
  • E&E Daily - Heller vetting GOP presidential contenders' views on waste repository - Hannah Northey
  • Dallas Morning News - Senate panel gives boost to Texas firm's bid to store nuclear waste - Michael Lindenberger
  • Las Vegas SUN - Conservation a conservative value; Hardy's kneejerk opposition is not - David Jenkins
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - The New York Times was wrong; Russian uranium deals don't threaten world supply security. - Steve Fetter, Erich Schneider
  • Idaho Mountain Express - Hailey gets assurances on nuke waste shipments - Lisa Carton
  • AP - Ukraine open to hosting missile-defense system - Peter Leonard
  • AP - Iran rejects access to military sites, scientists
  • AP - UN chief says North Korea cancels invitation to visit - Hyung-Jin Kim
  • AP - Iran, 6 world powers launch new round of nuclear talks - George Jahn
  • AP - UN says will engage Israel on 'realistic options' for talks - Cara Anna
  • Bloomberg - North Korea Says It Can Mount a Nuclear Warhead on Missile - Andrew Davis
  • Bloomberg - Regulator Vouches for Safety of Third Nuclear Plant in Japan - Masumi Suga and Emi Urabe
  • Bloomberg - North Korea Cancels UN Chief Ban's Trip to Gaeseong Complex - Sangwon Yoon
  • Reuters - Iran's Khamenei rules out interviews with nuclear scientists - Parisa Hafezi
  • Reuters - North Korea "modified" submarine missile launch photos, says US official - James Pearson
  • Reuters - Japan's Tepco forced to revise business plan again as reactor restart delayed-source - Kentaro Hamada
  • Reuters - Japan approves third nuclear plant for restart - Kentaro Hamada and Yuka Obayashi
  • Reuters - U.N. chief Ban says North Korea retracts approval for visit - Ju-min Park
  • Reuters - REFILE-With nuclear deal in sight, Iran drives harder bargain in Indian trade talks - Nidhi Verma
  • CNN - North Korea says it can miniaturize nuclear weapons - Jethro Mullen
  • New York Times - Iran's Supreme Leader Rules Out Broad Nuclear Inspections - Thomas Erdbrink
  • Deutsche Welle - Iranian leader refuses 'unreasonable' nuclear demands
  • Pakistan Daily Times - Editorial: A bombshell
  • Xinhua News - Iran not to accept "excessive demands" in nuclear talks: supreme leader
  • Lower Hudson Journal - Feds launch Indian Point investigation - Ernie Garcia
  • KUOW Seattle - Feds Question Northwest Nuclear Plant Evacuation Plans - Anna King
  • Rutland Herald - Vermont Yankee emergency planning zone closer to being eliminated - Susan Smallheer
  • Berkeley Patch - How Well Is Oyster Creek Performing? Come and Listen To What The NRC Has To Say - Patricia A. Miller
  • Keene Sentinel - Editorial: NRC backs Entergy bid to turn off emergency data system at Vermont Yankee
  • Mid-Hudson News - NRC conducts inspection of leaking water at Indian Point after transformer fire
  • Cortlandt Daily Voice - NRC Inspectors Visit Indian Point After Transformer Failure - Nicole Briggs
  • Bloomberg View - U.S. Weighing Punishments for Russia's Nuclear Violations - Josh Rogin
  • World Nuclear News - Czech energy strategy embraces nuclear without 'subsidies'
  • World Nuclear News - Tepco sees progress in understanding of Fukushima accident
  • The Conversation UK - How nuclear power-generating reactors have evolved since their birth in the 1950s - Neil Todreas, Professor Emeritus of Nuclear Science and Engineering at Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • Huffington Post - Much More Is Needed From Iran Hawks to Oppose a Nuclear Deal - Ryan Costello, Policy Fellow, National Iranian American Council
  • Platts - Uranium daily spot price down 35 cents from week ago to $35.65/lb - Jim Ostroff
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Intl nuclear reactor likely to completed late - Keiichi Honma
  • Korea Times - 'Safe, unlimited fusion energy crucial for mankind' - Yoon Sung-won
  • Korea Times - International fusion reactor makes slow but steady progress - Yoon Sung-won
  • Chemistry World - The nuclear danger of iodine - Mark R StJ Foreman, associate professor at Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden
  • WTVC Chattanooga - Georgia's Public Service Commissioner says Door is Opening for More Nuclear Power - Calvin Sneed
  • Tehran Times - Building nuclear plants near Persian Gulf is Iran's strategic plan: Salehi - Tehran Times Political Desk
  • Shanghai Daily - Mainland denies helping Taiwan dispose nuclear waste
  • Cape Business News - South Africa to start nuclear procurement
  • Manitoulin Expositor - Kincardine nuclear waste disposal site gets panel green light
  • Environment Analyst - WSP | PB awarded nuclear geological disposal support contract
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea claims it has miniaturized nuke weapons
  • Joongang Daily - Military emphasis in Kim Jong-un era - Jeong Yong-Soo
  • Korea Times - 'NK capable of making small, diverse nuclear weapons' - Yi Whan-woo
  • KPVI Pocatello - Gov. Otter Speaks at Pocatello Nuclear Conference
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - Senate panel OKs $29 million to restart Chickamauga lock project - Dave Flessner
  • The Chattanoogan - Bill Advances That Would Restart Construction On Chickamauga Lock In 2016
  • The Independent - Seven things we would never have learnt without whistleblowers - Rose Troup Buchanan
  • Japan Times - Ex-Futaba mayor sues state, Tepco over Fukushima nuclear disaster
  • Japan Times - Tepco may have to pay nuclear compensation to businesses longer
  • Japan Times - Regional power rate disparities said widening
  • Japan Times - Venting of steam from crippled Fukushima No. 1 reactor likely failed, Tepco says
  • Manomet Current - Loss of good jobs and revenue among effects of Pilgrim Station closure, report says - Matthew Nadler
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - Water from Diablo Canyon desal plant could be piped to South County - David Sneed
  • WMOT - Tenn. Senators pan TVA's renewable energy plan - Mike Osborne
  • Fierce Energy - TVA defends its use of renewable power - Barbara Vergetis Lundin
  • Mainichi Daily News - KEPCO's appeal against ban on operating Takahama nuclear plant dismissed
  • Miami Herald - FPL needs more water to run Turkey Point - Jenny Staletovich
  • WFAE - Duke To Close Asheville Coal Plant 15 Years Early - Ben Bradford
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Y-12 computer operations disrupted - Frank Munger
  • New London Day - NRC to meet with Dominion officials on Thursday - Judy Benson
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Nuclear infrastructure at ORNL - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - ORAU awards junior faculty grants totaling $175K - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Wartime view of the Graphite Reactor - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Y-12 says it has 'isolated' computer problem - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Senate bill has zero funds for ITER; Alexander says money could be better used elsewhere - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Senate Energy & Water Appropriations Bill includes $430M for UPF; big money for DOE's Office of Science - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Y-12's computer operations disrupted - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Y-12 fence damaged - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Catching up with Tech 2020 - Frank Munger
  • All Things Nuclear - China and MIRVed Warheads - David Wright
  • NRC - Cybersecurity Forum Meets to Discuss Cyber Risk Assessment and Management
  • NWTRB - DOE Transportation of Spent Nuclear Fuel is Focus of U.S. NWTRB Meeting in Golden, Colorado - Project Update: Multiple Sclerosis and Other Neurologic Disorders in Veterans of the Persian Gulf and Post 9/11 Wars
  • IAEA - IAEA Director General Discusses Further Support to Croatia in the Peaceful Applications of Nuclear Technology - Aabha Dixit, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - IAEA Assists Member States with Knowledge Management in Nuclear Safety - Sasha Henriques, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - IAEA Impact: Protecting Romania's Cultural Heritage Using Nuclear Technology - Aabha Dixit, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • BBC - N Korea claims progress on nuclear 'miniaturisation'
  • BBC - How advanced is North Korea's nuclear programme?
  • BBC - What lies behind North Korea's nuclear claims - Dr John Swenson-Wright
  • Trend News Agency - Iran rejects IAEA request for inspecting Parchin - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • Trend News Agency - It is time to trust Iran - Fatih Karimov
  • Trend News Agency - Khamenei says enemies trying to bring proxy war Iran borders - Umid Niayesh
  • Trend News Agency - Iran says not to yield to Western demands beyond international regulations - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • Trend News Agency - Iran says US does not use "language of threat" in Nuke talks - Umid Niayesh
  • Trend News Agency - Iran to take necessary steps to secure region if needed, Rouhani says - Umid Niayesh
  • Trend News Agency - Iranian Parliament unlikely to sign Additional Protocol - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • Trend News Agency - With nuclear deal in sight, Iran drives harder bargain in Indian trade talks
  • Trend News Agency - Western governments made strategic mistake by sanctions - Larijani
  • Trend News Agency - Iran nuclear talks to restart in Vienna Wednesday
  • Xinhua News - News Analysis: Iran's nuclear deal adds further discords to U.S.-GCC ties - Mahmoud Fouly
  • Xinhua News - Mainland denies helping Taiwan dispose nuclear waste
  • Press TV - Iran, P5+1 begin new nuclear talks in Austria
  • Press TV - Iran, P5+1 to resume expert-level talks in Vienna
  • NEI - Shimkus Hearing Looks at Yucca Mountain, Interim Storage
  • Asahi Shimbun - Ehime reactor effectively clears NRA screening - Toshio Kawada
  • The Intercept - THE CIA AND THE MYTHS OF THE BIN LADEN RAID - Peter Maass
  • Truthdig - Seymour Hersh Stands by His bin Laden Story, and His Sources - Bill Boyarsky
  • The American Conservative - The New Lie About Iraq--What we knew in 2003 didn't make the case for war–a campaign of hype and deceit did. - Jon Basil Utley
  • Melbourne Age - SA inquiry hears of new breed of small nuclear reactors - Simon Evans

    Tuesday, May 19, 2015

  • The Conversation - The case for nuclear power – despite the risks - Gary Was, Professor of Nuclear Engineering and Radiological Sciences at University of Michigan
  • KNPR Las Vegas - Warn the others – 20,000 years from now - Andrew Kiraly
  • Reno Gazette-Journal - Yucca Mountain: Despite talk of revival, obstacles remain - Bill Theobald
  • World Nuclear News - US utilities endorse novel nuclear fuel
  • CounterPunch - Breast Cancer and Nuclear Sites - Dr. CHRIS BUSBY
  • Radio Prague - Czech energy strategy boosting nuclear gets go ahead
  • World Nuclear News - South Africa procurement within the year
  • World Nuclear News - China, India back global climate deal
  • World Nuclear News - Energoatom rejects media reports about South Ukraine 2 licence
  • World Nuclear News - Waste emplacement begins at Dounreay disposal vaults
  • Oak Ridge Today - ORNL demonstrates first large-scale graphene fabrication
  • AP - 'Sunshine State' or not, Florida badly behind on solar power - Jason Dearen
  • AP - UK submariner who questioned nuclear sub safety apprehended
  • AP - AP Interview: UN nuke agency head, Iranian officials differ - George Jahn
  • Bloomberg - Get Ready for Solar Boom From China Plants as Asia Demand Swells - Ehren Goossens
  • Bloomberg - EDF Plans Imminent Bid for Areva's Nuclear-Reactor Business - Tara Patel
  • Bloomberg - Rio Tinto Rossing Plans Desalination Plant Environment Study - Hilton Shone
  • Bloomberg - UN Chief Ban to Visit North Korea Factories to Ease Tensions - Sangwon Yoon
  • Bloomberg - South Africa to Start Nuclear Buy From July, Minister Says - Paul Vecchiatto
  • Bloomberg - Fukui Court Rejects Kansai Electric Appeal of Nuclear Ruling - Masumi Suga and Emi Urabe
  • Bloomberg - China Smog War Seen Dooming Coal on 'Cheap But Dirty' Purge
  • Reuters - EDF to propose buying Areva reactor unit in coming days - By Geert De Clercq and Leila Abboud
  • Reuters - Israel says Iran violated sanctions by purchasing aircraft - Jeffrey Heller
  • Reuters - UPDATE 3-EDF to propose buying Areva reactor unit in coming days - Geert De Clercq and Leila Abboud
  • Reuters - U.N. chief Ban Ki-moon to visit North Korea industrial zone - By Tony Munroe
  • Reuters - Kerry says U.S. and China discuss further sanctions on North Korea - By David Brunnstrom and Ju-min Park
  • Reuters - Ex-Bank of America executive gets 26 months in prison for muni bond scheme - Nate Raymond
  • Popular Science - Building A Safer, Cleaner Nuclear Reactor--Leslie Dewan and Mark Massie are reviving the nuclear dream - Paul Kvinta
  • Fiscal Times - Why a New Age of Nuclear Energy Is About to Dawn - Michael Brush
  • Australian Financial Review - SA inquiry hears of new breed of small nuclear reactors - Simon Evans
  • The Conversation UK - Accidents, waste and weapons: nuclear power isn't worth the risks - Mark Diesendorf, Associate Professor and Deputy Director, Institute of Environmental Studies, UNSW at UNSW Australia
  • Epoch Times - China's Corruption Ridden Nuclear Giant Readies for IPO - Fan Yu,
  • The Conversation UK - Where will nuclear power plants of the future be built? - Paul Dorfman, Honorary Senior Research Associate, Energy Institute at UCL
  • NY Newsday - Letter: Nuclear power not all that clean - Christopher Woods, Rockville Centre
  • The Conversation UK - What does nuclear power cost? Old plants dispel easy answers - John Parsons, Senior Lecturer at MIT Sloan School of Management
  • Huffington Post India - In Earthquake Zone, Jaitapur Nuclear Plant Could Be Courting Calamity - Bharat Karnad, Professor, Centre for Policy Research
  • Consortium News - Saudi Arabia's Nuclear Bluster - Jonathan Marshall.
  • CNN - Is Saudi Arabia seeking nuclear weapons from Pakistan? - Laura Smith-Spark and Khushbu Shah
  • New York Times - EDF's Chief Says It Will Bid for Areva's Reactor Business - David Jolly
  • Reuters - EDF to propose buying Areva reactor unit in coming days - Geert De Clercq and Leila Abboud
  • Japan Times - Tepco may have to pay nuclear compensation to businesses longer
  • Asahi Shimbun - Ministry plans to end TEPCO compensation to 55,000 Fukushima evacuees in 2018
  • Enformable - TEPCO to sell large portion of uranium reserves
  • Japan Times - Tepco looking to sell some uranium stockpiles to cut costs
  • Mail & Guardian - Nuclear build to start this year - Phillip de Wet
  • Rand Daily Mail - Nuclear reactor acquisition to begin in June – minister
  • SA Independent - SA wants six new nuclear power plants
  • Al Jazeera America - Let's not build a gas pipeline near a nuclear reactor - David Cay Johnston
  • CommonSpace Scotland - 5 shocking things about Trident that whistle-blower William McNeilly has revealed
  • The Independent - Trident whistle-blower William McNeilly deserves more than the 'hero or coward' treatment - Joe Glenton
  • The Guardian - Trident whistleblower William McNeilly in military custody - Libby Brooks, Scotland reporter, and Josh Halliday
  • BBC - Trident whistleblower William McNeilly hands himself in
  • Global Research - Is Latest Trident 'Nuclear Whistleblower' Real, or Part of a Bigger Ruse? - 21st Century Wire
  • BBC - First radioactive waste placed in Dounreay vaults
  • London Times - Trident whistleblower arrested on arrival in Edinburgh - Deborah Haynes
  • Columbus Dispatch - Income-guarantee request envelops Davis-Besse nuclear plant in controversy again - Dan Gearino
  • Business Standard - Commissioning of Kudankulam Unit 2 at an 'advanced stage': DAE chief
  • Hindu Business Line - Work on Kudankulam nuclear project second unit apace
  • New Yorker - A Nun Walks Free: The Government's Sabotage Case Dismissed - Eric Schlosser
  • Tri-City Herald - NRC finds fault with Richland nuclear plant emergency procedure - Annette Cary
  • Republican Eagle - Nuclear plant striving to improve - Danielle Killey
  • Malaysian Insider - Malaysia's nuclear power plant not a done deal, says atomic power body - See more at: Malaysian Insider - Sheridan Mahavera
  • Malaysiakini - Law for nation's first nuke power plant to be tabled
  • Rutland Herald - Vermont Yankee emergency planning zone closer to being eliminated - Susan Smallheer
  • VT Digger - Entergy dodges hearing on emergency planning cuts - John Herrick
  • Sudbury Northern Life - Anishinabek Nation: Lake Huron nuke waste plan 'flawed' - Ivan Radisic
  • WJBC Bloomington - Clinton Power Station lobbies for nuclear power bill - Joe Ragusa
  • nineMSN - Nuclear commission comes to Adelaide
  • Press TV - Gates acting 'rationally' amid 'pressure' coming up to Iran nuclear deadline
  • Quad City Times - Protect Illinois nuclear industry - Paul Rumler, Quad-Cities Chamber of Commerce
  • New Zealand Herald - Haunting video shows Fukushima four years on from nuclear disaster
  • NDTV - South Korea Backs India's Nuclear Suppliers Group Membership Bid
  • YLE News - Pyhäjoki cottages make way for Russian-built nuclear reactor
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - TVA completes refueling at Sequoyah nuclear plant - Dave Flessner
  • Taipei Times - Referendum one option to help decide low-level nuclear waste sites: ministry
  • AsiaOne - Key to dismantling nuclear reactors: Waste disposal - Eiji Noyori
  • Liverpool Echo - Did Liverpool University scientist take nuclear secrets to the Soviet Union? - Joe Thomas
  • State Journal-Register - Letter: Nuclear power has issues of its own - Carl Venterloh, Springfield
  • atomic power review - Nuclear Energy Blog Carnival 261
  • Astana Times - Research Reactor to Restart in January 2016 Following Switch to LEU - Galiaskar Seitzhan
  • BelTA - Belarusians to receive up-to-date information about radiation near Belarusian nuclear power plant
  • Westmorland Gazette - Marianne stages anti-nuclear demo - Allan Tunningley
  • Sputnik News - Safety Concerns Over UK Nuclear Subs Draw Worrying Picture - Pressure Group
  • Portsmouth Daily Times - Determination cuts barter capability - Wayne Allen
  • Japan Times - Japanese official calls for visits to A-bomb cities to be included in nuclear treaty statement
  • Mainichi Daily News - Japan, China trade barbs over Hiroshima invite at U.N. conference
  • The State - Patterson: SRS ready to eliminate Cold War waste, if Congress will fund it - Karen Patterson, Chair, S.C. Governor's Nuclear Advisory Council, Aiken
  • Bayshore Broadcasting - Bruce Power Deal with Korea
  • Asahi Shimbun - Fukushima finds 16 new cases of thyroid cancer in young people - Yuri Oiwa
  • The Guardian - Ban Ki-moon to visit North Korea in effort to improve ties with South - Associated Press in Seoul
  • Reuters - Coal row takes shine off Germany's green image before G7 summit - Caroline Copley
  • Arkansas Democrat-Gazette - Veterans face rare health risks, VA administrators told at forum - Doug Thompson
  • The Guardian - Japan security council approves bid to build Australian submarines - Justin McCurry in Tokyo
  • Balkan Business News - Qatar is interested in investing in the construction of the 7th unit of Bulgaria's NPP
  • Oneida Dispatch - Cleanup crews make progress on Hudson River oil spill
  • WMKY Morehead State Public Radio - Crews Begin Final Cap For Maxey Flats - Christy Hoots
  • Maryville Daily Times - TVA seeks renewable energy emphasis; Alexander and Corker push back - Joel Davis
  • Al Jazeera America - 'Nowhere to move': Marshall Islands adapts amid climate change threat - Renee Lewis
  • Japan Times - Energy shortage within conditions for collective self-defense: Abe
  • Aiken Standard - Letter: Site studies are a waste - Joe Gentilucci, Aiken
  • Journal of Commerce - Ocean floor clean up a diligent task - Peter Kenter
  • Manila Times - Does the Philippines need more power generation? - Mike Wootton
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Red Team No. 2 - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Catching up with Tech 2020 - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Graphite Reactor (1950) - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - 'The Sixth Circuit got it wrong and obviously so' - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Government asks for 30 more days to consider next move in Plowshares case - Frank Munger
  • All Things Nuclear - Nuclear Near-Misses - Dave Lochbaum, director, Nuclear Safety Project
  • All Things Nuclear - NPT Brief: Keeping Chinese Nuclear Weapons Off Hair-Trigger Alert - Gregory Kulacki
  • DOE - Energy Department Releases Report, Evaluates Potential for Wind Power in All 50 States
  • NRC - NRC Begins Special Inspection at Indian Point 3 Nuclear Power Plant to Review Issue Associated with Transformer Event on May 9
  • NRC blog - NRC Inspectors Head to Indian Point 3's Electrical Supply Room - Neil Sheehan, Public Affairs Officer, Region I
  • Bellona - 'Undesirables' wanted under new Russian anti-NGO bill - Charles Digges
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea to bring N. Korea to U.N. sanctions panel for SLBM - lcd@yna.co.kr
  • Press TV - 'Iran won't yield to excessive demands'
  • Asahi Shimbun - Survey shows 60 percent oppose rush to enact new security legislation
  • Asahi Shimbun - Ministry plans to end TEPCO compensation to 55,000 Fukushima evacuees in 2018
  • Asahi Shimbun - Fukushima finds 16 new cases of thyroid cancer in young people - Yuri Oiwa
  • Asahi Shimbun - Survey: Large majority of Fukushima evacuees have family members with health problems - Keisuke Sato
  • Asahi Shimbun - INSIGHT: Fondness for the 'earth' guided Fukushima couple displaced by nuke disaster - Toshihide Ueda
  • Asahi Shimbun - Opposite rulings on reactor restarts underscore legal system divided over nuclear power - Satoshi Kamata
  • Japan Times - Tepco may have to pay nuclear compensation to businesses longer
  • Japan Times - Fukui court rejects Kansai Electric appeal of reactor ruling
  • NHK World - Abe wants Taiwan to remove rules on food
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Energy subsidized by $5.3 trillion, IMF says / China, U.S. named world's biggest offenders
  • Mainichi Daily News - 4 new thyroid cancer cases emerge in latest checks on Fukushima children
  • Jiji Press - Request for Stay of Execution of N-Plant Restart Ban Rejected
  • Jiji Press - Extension Eyed for TEPCO Nuclear Compensation to Businesses
  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - Notices: Meetings: Advisory Board on Radiation and Worker Health, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Page 28617 [FR DOC #: 2015-12059]
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Pages 28612 - 28613 [FR DOC #: 2015-12075]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Destinations of Released Patients Following Treatment with Iodine131 and Estimation of Doses to Members of the Public at Locations Other than Conventional Residences Receiving Such Patients, Pages 28715 - 28716 [FR DOC #: 2015-12017]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Disposal of High-Level Radioactive Wastes in Geologic Repositories, Pages 28714 - 28715 [FR DOC #: 2015-12018]
  • New York Times - Michael Heizer's Big Work and Long View - Michael Kimmelmanmay
  • Silk Road Reporters - Kyrgyzstan's Uranium Mining Tragedy - John C. K. Daly
  • China Post - Referendum to be factored into selection of nuclear waste sites
  • BBC - First radioactive waste placed in Dounreay vaults
  • Fierce Energy - Spent nuclear waste a bipartisan issue - Barbara Vergetis Lundin
  • Global Research - Huge Spike in Neurological Diseases in Japan After Fukushima – 600% Rise in Disorders Among Evacuees
  • Asahi Shimbun - Survey: Large majority of Fukushima evacuees have family members with health problems - Keisuke Sato
  • Asahi Shimbun - Ministry plans to end TEPCO compensation to 55,000 Fukushima evacuees in 2018
  • Bloomberg - Fukui Court Rejects Kansai Electric Appeal of Nuclear Ruling - Masumi SugaEmi Urabe
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Taiwan's tighter import restrictions on Japanese food lack rational basis
  • Japan Times - Tepco looking to sell some uranium stockpiles to cut costs

    Monday, May 18, 2015

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Reid takes shots at GOP campaign talk on Yucca
  • Fierce Energy - Spent nuclear waste a bipartisan issue - Barbara Vergetis Lundin
  • FCNL - Nuclear Calendar Update
  • NRC - Public Meeting Schedule
  • NRC - Live NRC Meeting Webcast
  • Canada: CNSC - CNSC News Update
  • Asia-Pacific: JAIF - Information Update
  • Asia-Pacific: TEPCO - Press Release Update
  • eNews Park Forest - Breast cancer and nuclear power - statistics reveal the link 'they' wanted to hide - Chris Busby
  • Fox 1310 KLIX - Lawsuit Filed After Plutonium Exposure at INL
  • Bloomberg - Czech Long-Term Energy Plan Continues to Rely on Nuclear Power - Ladka Mortkowitz Bauerova
  • Reuters - British Navy investigates sailor's disaster warning over nuclear subs - Michael Holden
  • Reuters - U.S. appeals court orders release of nun after overturning conviction - Curtis Skinner
  • Reuters - Taiwan says tighter controls on Japanese food imports temporary
  • DefenseNews - Scrap War: US May Compete Nuclear Ship Disposal Deal - Christopher P. Cavas
  • The Guardian - Fallon urged to act on whistleblower's claims about Trident nuclear subs - Josh Halliday and Libby Brooks, Scotland reporter
  • BBC - Submariner who attacked Trident safety to hand himself in
  • The Guardian - North Korea 'not even close' to meeting standards on nuclear weapons, says Kerry
  • Deutsche Welle - US ratchets up pressure on North Korea over nuclear issue
  • Reuters - Kerry says U.S. and China discuss further sanctions on North Korea - David Brunnstrom and Ju-min Park
  • Business Insider Australia - There a lot of challenges facing nuclear fusion energy, but the pay-off will be huge - Matthew Hole, Igor Bray
  • Barents Observer - Nuclear icebreaker science exhibit to open in Murmansk - Lily Haines
  • Reuters - China's nuclear approval process now back to normal - official
  • Business Insider - Why Russia fears an Iran nuclear deal - Elena Holodny
  • Economic Times - Benjamin Netanyahu says not too late to stop Iran nuclear deal
  • UAE National - Safety, security key for Abu Dhabi nuclear plant - Caline Malek
  • Japan Times - Error 503 Service Unavailable
  • Aiken Standard - SRS ships off unneeded plutonium - Derrek Asberry
  • Focus Taiwan - Referendum to be factored into selection of nuclear waste sites - Milly Lin and Lilian Wu
  • Indian Express - Jaitapur nuclear power project: No question of rethink, Centre to Maharashtra - Shubhangi Khapre
  • Kuwait News Agency - EPA denies "irresponsible" claims of 1500 kgs of missing radioactive uranium
  • Westmorland Gazette - South Lakes campaigner leads anti-nuclear demonstration in West Cumbria
  • in-cumbria - Battle lines drawn over new nuclear plans
  • Ha'aretz Daily - Government set to appoint new head of atomic commission - Amir Oren
  • PRI - 'It's worse than any site I've been to:' radioactivity and a Missouri neighborhood - Marlisse Silver Sweeney
  • World Nuclear News - Fuel loading completed at Fuqing 2
  • World Nuclear News - Regulatory filing tracks Summer progress
  • World Nuclear News - Tata Steel set for Sellafield contract
  • World Nuclear News - Russian gyrotron successfully tested for Iter
  • Czech Happenings - Govt OKs energy strategy, nuclear power is main source
  • Tri-City Herald - Tri-Cities part of international physics research community - Steven Ashby, director, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
  • Business Standard - Govt. to make Jaitapur plant as most-glorious atomic energy establishment: Dr Jitendra Singh
  • Alton Daily News - Energy Bills Proposed for Illinois - Jim Anderson
  • The Conversation UK - Nuclear fusion, the clean power that will take decades to master
  • Boise State Public Radio - New Lawsuit Filed Over 2011 Radiation Accident In Idaho
  • Al Jazeera America - 'Disaster after disaster' hits Marshall Islands as climate change kicks in - Renee Lewis
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - Lamar Alexander urges less wind power in TVA's future plans - Dave Flessner
  • Sofia News Agency - Bulgaria's PM: Qatar Interested in Investing in Kozloduy NPP New Unit - See more at: Sofia News Agency
  • Melbourne Age - Deep heat: geothermal energy an earthly power to be reckoned with - Peter Spinks
  • Budapest Business Journal - Preparations to account for 10% of Paks upgrade costs
  • Yonhap News - Yun, Kerry say 'no daylight' between allies against N. Korea - Lee Chi-dong and Lee Haye-ah
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - John Eschenberg leaving UPF project - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Quick release was a 'big surprise' - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Alaskan company gets Oak Ridge contract - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Protester says Y-12 break-in worth the prison time; Boertje-Obed arrives in Knoxville after release from Leavenworth - Frank Munger
  • Trend News Agency - Iran says nuclear talks proved hardships can be removed
  • Bellona - Survival of the fittest? World's major nuclear builders are in for a long stretch in the red - Vladimir Slivyak, Translated by Maria Kaminskaya
  • Press TV - Iran dismisses inspection of military sites
  • Trend News Agency - Iran criticizes US for backing away about Fordo centrifuges - Fatih Karimov
  • Trend News Agency - Iran says military threats to endanger nuclear talks - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings; Sunshine Act, Pages 28306 - 28307 [FR DOC #: 2015-12044]
  • Govtrack - H.R. 1158: Department of Energy Laboratory Modernization and Technology Transfer Act of 2015 - Rep. Randy Hultgren (R-IL14)
  • New Yorker - Saudi Shakeup - Steve Coll
  • NAS - Project Update: - State of Molybdenum-99 Production and Utilization and Progress toward Eliminating Use of Highly Enriched Uranium
  • NRC - 10th Annual Fuel Cycle Informatin Exchange to be Held June 9-10 in Rockville, Md.
  • GreenWorld - Electric rate fantasies: who subsidizes who?
  • ENENews - Huge spike in neurological diseases after Fukushima – 600% rise in disorders among evacuees – Similar abnormalities reported post-Chernobyl
  • NHK World - Rice for sale test-grown near Fukushima plant
  • NHK World - Ma: Japanese food ban only for short term
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Key to dismantling reactors: Waste disposal
  • Japan Times - Fukushima may end free housing for voluntary nuclear evacuees in 2017
  • Asahi Shimbun - Opposite rulings on reactor restarts underscore legal system divided over nuclear power - Satoshi Kamata
  • New York Times - Errors and Lies - Paul Krugman
  • New York Times - Iraq Shows That Preventive War Worsens Problems Diplomacy Can Solve - Stephen M. Walt, Robert and Renee Belfer professor of international affairs at Harvard University
  • Business Wire - Kurion Awarded Contract to Treat Radioactive Groundwater at Oklahoma Decommissioning Site

    Sunday, May 17, 2015

  • Tri-City Herald - Washington state: Follow the law on nuclear waste repository - Annette Cary
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Reader View: In N.M., nuclear waste dumps 'R' us - Susan Gordon
  • The Independent - Royal Navy investigates Trident whistle-blower William McNeilly who claims nuclear programme is a 'disaster waiting to happen' - Adam Withnall
  • STV.tv - Trident nuclear safety probe after claims by Royal Navy submariner
  • ITN News - Trident nuclear programme 'a disaster waiting to happen'
  • Scottish Daily Record - Whistleblower warns Trident submarines are a 'disaster waiting to happen' due to safety blunders and security lapses - Heather Greenaway
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Whitman: Nuclear energy good for economy, environment, citizens' health - Christine Todd Whitman
  • Richmond Times-Dispatch - With governor opposition, uranium movement shifts
  • Spokesman-Review - Radiation accident at Idaho nuclear lab subject of new lawsuit - Associated Press
  • Corpus Christi Caller Times - Letter: Landowners impacted by uranium mining - Elizabeth Cumberland, South Texas Opposes Pollution (STOP)
  • Duluth News Tribune - Court orders release of Duluth man, two fellow nuclear protesters - Lisa Kaczke
  • India Today - Five nuclear disasters of all time you should definitely know about
  • NW Evening Mail - Protests at first round of Cumbria nuclear consultations
  • Bangladesh Daily Star - Nuke power plant cost up three times - Sharier Khan
  • Dayton Daily News - Billions paid to sickened energy plant workers - Hannah Poturalski
  • HNN Huntingtonnews - Japan to Pop the Top on Damaged Reactor
  • Bayshore Broadcasting - $30 Million Upgrade Complete - Kevin Bernard
  • Fiji Broadcasting Corporation - More payments for nuclear test veterans
  • Japan Times - Despite rumors, Fukushima food safety concerns ease inside prefecture
  • Pueblo Chieftain - Superfund does not hurt values - Tracy Harmon
  • Press TV - 'Iran allows no access to military sites'
  • RT - Safety system at Ukraine's largest Zaporozhye nuclear plant triggers shutdown
  • Adelaide Now - Nuclear Commissioner heads inside Fukushima disaster
  • Las Vegas Sun - What Nevada's newest congressman has to say on Yucca Mountain, immigration and why he won - Amber Phillips
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Reid takes shots at GOP campaign talk on Yucca - Steve Tetreault
  • Japan Times - Despite rumors, Fukushima food safety concerns ease inside prefecture
  • Japan Times - Researchers unearth traces of massive Nankai Trough tsunami from 2,000 years ago
  • Business Insider - An unsettling picture of a US physicist cheerfully holding the 'Fat Man' atomic bomb's core - Amanda Macias

    Saturday, May 16, 2015

  • Lacey Patch - Lacey Officials Want Compensation For Spent Fuel Road Storage At Oyster Creek - Patricia A. Miller
  • KOLO - Presidential Hopeful Gary Johnson In Reno - Paul Harris
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - ORNL faces the future with 3-D tool - Frank Munger
  • KUNM - DOE To Spend Millions On LANL Storm Water Controls - Ed Williams
  • AP - Iran's supreme leader: US after own interests in Gulf waters
  • AP - Kerry: Iran nuclear deal could be lesson for North Korea - Matthew Lee
  • Reuters - U.S. appeals court orders release of nun after overturning conviction - Curtis Skinner
  • Black Hills Pioneer - Nuclear power? Adams House gets glowing review regarding uranium lamps - Jaci Conrad Pearson
  • BBC - US court orders release of three anti-nuclear activists
  • Sputnik News - Decision to Dismantle Cover Over Damaged Fukushima Reactor 'Questionable'
  • OilPrice - This Week In Energy: Iran Nuclear Deal Has White House Walking A Tightrope - Evan Kelly
  • Global Research - Ukrainian Nuclear Waste Stored in Open Air 200km From Warzone
  • BBC News - Protest over Cumbria's Moorside nuclear plant consultation
  • ZME Science - If the world built nuclear power plants at the rate Sweden had, there would be no need for fossil in 25 years
  • Business Insider - In the 1950s, the UK had serious plans to use live chickens to help keep nuclear land mines in working order - Jeremy Bender
  • KNDO/KNDU - WA State Attorney General's Office Testifies at Nuclear Waste Policy for Congressional Committee - Morgan Ashley
  • SA Business Times - OpEd: SA govt to support Iran in quest for nuclear deal
  • Cal Coast News - Diablo Canyon nuclear plant must be shut down - Friends of the Earth
  • Lower Hudson Journal - Editorial: Powerful concerns about Indian Point
  • Peekskill-Cortlandt Patch - Cleanup and Probe of Transformer Fire at Indian Point Continues - Lanning Taliaferro
  • Focus Taiwan - Air conditioner at nuclear power plant catches fire - Huang Chiao-wen and Y.F. Low
  • Lacey Patch - Lacey Officials Want Compensation For Spent Fuel Road Storage At Oyster Creek - Patricia A. Miller
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Bellefonte contractor shorted TVA, report says - Ed Marcum
  • Mainichi Daily News - Japan requests Hiroshima invite to be reinstated in disarmament paper
  • BBC News - Dounreay to be subject of PhD research project
  • BurlingtonFreePress - Opinion: Vermont needs diverse power sources - Guy Page, Montpelier, communications director for the Vermont Energy Partnership
  • Glenwood Springs Post Independent - Letter: Open-pit giveaway
  • Aiken Standard - House bill includes MOX construction funding - Derrek Asberry
  • Mainichi Daily News - Editorial: Gov't, utilities must face up to nuke power problems in quake-prone Japan
  • London Free Press - Why NOT in our backyard? 67 - Debora Van Brenk
  • NRC - WRITTEN STATEMENT BY JOSEPHINE PICCONE, Ph.D. UNITED STATES NUCLEAR REGULATORY COMMISSION TO THE HOUSE COMMITTEE ON ENERGY AND COMMERCE SUBCOMMITTEE ON ENVIRONMENT AND THE ECONOMY MAY 15, 2015
  • New Yorker - Did George W. Bush Create ISIS? - Dexter Filkins
  • Eurasia Review - Indian Nuclear Muddle – OpEd - Usman Ali Khan
  • Business Standard - Study Fukushima, Chernobyl before deciding on Jaitapur: Uddhav
  • Sydney Morning Herald - Environment agency orders Hunters Hill clean up - Kirsty Needham
  • Asahi Shimbun - IAEA: Handling radioactive waste at Fukushima plant could be improved
  • NHK World - 2 British in Fukushima hold photo exhibition
  • NHK World - Japan, China disagree over NPT accord draft
  • Kyodo News - Protesters begin 311-km march against restart of Sendai nuclear plant
  • Asahi Shimbun - Opposition parties attack LDP as controversial security bills enter Diet
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Clash over visits to Hiroshima, Nagasaki - Tetsuta Mizuno
  • Mainichi Daily News - Editorial: Gov't, utilities must face up to nuke power problems in quake-prone Japan
  • Mainichi Daily News - Analysis: Responsible debate needed over Japan's security bills
  • TEPCO - Acquisition of shares regarding the Umm Al Nar Power and Water Project in the UAE
  • Jiji Press - Japan Wants Request for Visiting A-Bombed Cities to Reappear in NPT Draft
  • Jiji Press - IAEA Points to Improvement in Fukushima N-Plant Situation

    Friday, May 15, 2015

  • Politico - Florida Playbook: No, Marco won't quit Senate now; Jeb's waffle house; Gov. Scott shutdown worries; NIMBYs v. The Dead - Marc Caputo
  • Fierce Energy - Murkowski mulls the future of nuclear at NEI conference - Barbara Vergetis Lundin
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - WIPP: Initial Closure Of Panel 6 Complete With Work In Panel 7, Room 7 In Process - Carol A. Clark
  • Artesia Daily Press - $73 million settlement with DOE to be used for environmental and safety projects in New Mexico - Ben Theobald
  • Cibola County Beacon - More About The Mount Taylor Mine Public Hearing - Rosanne Boyett
  • PR Web - EnergySolutions Provides Educational Information, Videos and FAQs About Depleted Uranium To Public
  • AP - Workers seal storage bunker at nuclear waste dump
  • AP - Obama vows to keep Arab allies secure amid Iran deal fears - Bradley Klapper
  • Bloomberg - Tepco May Need to Dump Fukushima Water Into Sea, UN Says - Jonathan Tirone
  • Bloomberg - Exelon's Pepco Takeover Fuels Fear That Nuclear Will Trump Solar - Mark Chediak and Jim Polson
  • Bloomberg - Obama Promises to Defend Gulf States, Keep Up Pressure on Iran - Toluse Olorunnipa
  • Bloomberg - Iran Deal Review Bill Passes U.S. Congress, Heads to Obama - Billy House
  • Reuters - Iran prepared for all scenarios in nuclear talks: negotiator - Shadia Nasralla
  • Reuters - Japan refiners target power business as profits evaporate - Osamu Tsukimori
  • Reuters - Toshiba sets up new panel to expand accounting probe - Reiji Murai
  • Reuters - RPT-Missile shield for Gulf to take years, and heavy U.S. commitment - Andrea Shalal
  • Reuters - Taiwan enforces stricter controls on Japanese food imports - J.R. Wu and Ami Miyazaki
  • Reuters - U.S., Gulf nations agree Iran nuclear deal is in their security interests - Emily Stephenson
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-Handling radioactive waste at Fukushima plant could be improved -IAEA - Shadia Nasralla
  • NBC Chicago - Nuclear Evacuation Preps in Question for Chicago Area Communities - Chris Coffey
  • The Guardian - What's the most radioactive city? - Jessa Gamble
  • Economic Times - Government behind Jaitapur Nuclear Power Plant delay: Union Minister Jitendra Yadav
  • Daily News & Analysis - Jaitapur Nuclear-plant delay: Fault lies with government, says Union Minister Jitendra Singh
  • Hindu Business Line - We will make Jaitapur nuclear project a glorious establishment: Minister
  • Wall Street Daily - Uranium's Glow Still Smothered by Safety Concerns - Shelley Goldberg
  • POWERnews - Experts: More Nuclear Power Is Needed - Aaron Larson
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Editorial: Nuclear power has major role in clean energy
  • Roanoke Times - With governor opposition, uranium movement shifts - Trevor Metcalfe, Danville Register & Bee
  • World Nuclear News - Russia's MBIR gets construction licence
  • World Nuclear News - More seismic studies for US plants
  • World Nuclear News - Time for change at Uranium One
  • World Nuclear News - IAEA sees continued progress at Fukushima Daiichi
  • World Nuclear News - Kazakhstan signs IAEA 'fuel bank' agreement
  • The Oregonian - Regulators asked to close Washington nuclear plant until crack in cooling system repaired - Ted Sickinger
  • Tri-City Herald - NRC asks for more information on Richland nuclear plant quake risk - Annette Cary
  • Capital Radio Sacramento - NRC Orders More Research On Earthquake Risk At Nuke Plants
  • Tri-City Herald - Hanford's CH2M Hill awarded 98 percent of possible pay - Annette Cary
  • Seeking Alpha - A $23 Billion Potential Shortfall For 27 Utilities With Nuclear Power Plants - George Fisher
  • Sputnik News - Rosatom Confirm Work at India's Kudankulam Nuclear Energy Plant On Sche
  • Press TV - Iran faces discrimination over nuclear program: Analyst
  • NW Evening Mail - Consultation over new nuclear station near Sellafield to launch tomorrow
  • Tri-City Herald - NRC asks for more information on Richland nuclear plant quake risk - Annette Cary
  • Huntsville Times - Feds give Browns Ferry Nuclear Plant high marks for safe operation - Brian Lawson
  • Yahoo! News - Germany to decide on public nuclear fund by summer: Spiegel
  • Berkeley Patch - Oyster Creek Back Online After Latest Unplanned Shutdown - Patricia A. Miller
  • The Guardian - The Man Who Saved the World review – how nuclear armageddon was averted - Leslie Felperin
  • Utility Dive - Report: Georgia Power's Vogtle nuclear plant may see more delays - Robert Walton
  • Korea Times - Will NK provocations go further? - Kang Seung-woo
  • Asahi Shimbun - Panel says faults under Shika nuke plant may be active - Toshio Kawada
  • The Ecologist - Finland cancels Olkiluoto 4 nuclear reactor - is the EPR finished? - Dr Jim Green & Oliver Tickell
  • Japan Times - Reactor at Ikata plant in Shikoku close to clearing NRA safety check
  • Mainichi Daily News - Opponents of nuclear waste site hold symposium to counter gov't forum on same day
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Frank Munger: Y-12 security bumped up – again - Frank Munger
  • Mining Global News - Duke Energy pleads guilty to coal ash pollution charges, to pay $102 million - Cecilia Jamasmie
  • Japan Times - Government approves 8.36% price hike for Kepco
  • Sandusky Register - Area emergency responders pass federal safety tests - Patrick Pfanner
  • Japan Times - LDP wants Fukushima evac orders lifted early in some areas by end of fiscal 2016
  • Popular Science - Fast Blood Test For Radiation Exposure Could Save Lives - Alexandra Ossola
  • Times of San Diego - U-T's Jeff McDonald Honored for San Onofre Shockers - Ken Stone
  • Tri-City Herald - 'Daughters of Hanford' exhibit opening date, musical theme unveiled - Sara Schilling
  • IOL - SA gears up for climate change talks - Ntando Makhubu
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - 'DC Days' - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - 'Emergency motion' seeks release of Y-12 protesters; cites medical condition of 85-year-old nun - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Y-12 restricts public access to New Hope Center; cites 'overall threat' of terrorism - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Could it happen again? - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Attorneys to seek immediate release of Y-12 protesters - Frank Munger
  • GreenWorld - The accelerating decline of French nuclear power
  • IAEA - IAEA Presents Update on Safeguards Activities to Diplomats in New York - Sasha Henriques, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - IAEA Issues Report on Fukushima Decommissioning Review
  • IAEA - Third IAEA-led Expert Visit to Collect Marine Samples Offshore Fukushima
  • IAEA - IAEA Delivers Major Report on Fukushima Accident to Member States - Fredrik Dahl, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Press TV - Iran, P5+1 hold plenary nuclear talks
  • Press TV - [P]GCC states back Iran N-deal: Qatar
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Paducah, Pages 27941 - 27942 [FR DOC #: 2015-11788]
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notices: Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.; Weekly Receipts, Pages 27950 - 27951 [FR DOC #: 2015-11948]
  • Toronto Sun - Great Lakes mayors pan deep-burial nuke waste option 9 - Jane Sims
  • Pakistan Dawn - Nuclear reactors: Karachi's newest danger? - Rafia Zakaria
  • RollCall blog - Reid Rips Marco Rubio, Jeb Bush Over Yucca Mountain - Steven Dennis
  • NRC blog - Throwback Thursday – Name the Scientist
  • New York Times - 12 Years Later, a Mystery of Chemical Exposure in Iraq Clears Slightly - C. J. Chivers
  • Globe Newswire - House Leaders: Now Is the Time To Act on Used Nuclear Fuel - Nuclear Energy Institute
  • Reno Gazette-Journal - Jeb Bush speaks at the Evelyn Mount Community Center - Ray Hagar
  • Washington Times - Unlocking Yucca Mountain: The hole that Harry Reid couldn't plug may soon collect nuclear waste
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Government won't oppose release of Y-12 protesters - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - A Cold War exercise - Frank Munger
  • The Hill blog - GOP lawmaker pushes funding for Yucca Mountain approval - Devin Henry
  • NRDC blog - NRDC Testifies in the House of Representatives on Nuclear Waste - Matthew McKinzie
  • Lower Hudson Journal - Reisman: Gas pipeline. Indian Point. Why tempt fate? - Phil Reisman
  • NAS - Project Update: State of Molybdenum-99 Production and Utilization and Progress toward Eliminating Use of Highly Enriched Uranium
  • NRC - NRC Schedules Open House May 19 to Discuss Performance of Braidwood and Dresden Nuclear Plants
  • Fukushima Diary - A thermometer of Reactor 2 indicates 89? / Reaching 100? in 4.7 days at this rate - Iori Mochizuki
  • Kyodo News - Another nuclear reactor to clear initial safety hurdle for restart
  • Kyodo News - IAEA urges more dialogue for progress on scrapping Fukushima plant
  • Kyodo News - Experts say faults under Japan nuclear plant may be active
  • Asahi Shimbun - IAEA: Handling radioactive waste at Fukushima plant could be improved
  • Asahi Shimbun - TEPCO starts prep work to take cover off damaged Fukushima reactor - Masanobu Higashiyama
  • NHK World - Ikata reactor to effectively clear NRA screening
  • NHK World - Video shot by robot inside damaged reactor
  • NHK World - IAEA urges better communication at Daiichi plant
  • NHK World - Hayashi: Taiwan's measure regrettable
  • NHK World - TEPCO starts removing cover for Fukushima reactor
  • NHK World - Ikata reactor to effectively clear NRA screening
  • Japan Times - Reactor at Ikata plant in Shikoku close to clearing NRA safety check
  • Japan Times - Taiwan tightens controls on Japan food imports, citing mislabeling
  • Japan Times - LDP wants Fukushima evac orders lifted early in some areas by end of fiscal 2016
  • Jiji Press - IAEA Points to Improvement in Fukushima N-Plant Situation
  • Portsmouth Herald News - Portsmouth library to host talk on anti-nuke movement
  • Pakistan Dawn - Nuclear reactors: Karachi's newest danger? - Rafia Zakaria

    Thursday, May 14, 2015

  • KNPR Las Vegas - Bush Opposes Yucca Mountain; at Odds with Rubio - Associated Press
  • Indian Country Today - New Mexico Wants All Your Hot Nuclear Waste - New Mexico Wants All Your Hot Nuclear Waste - Huron County View
  • Livermore Independent - Teams Chosen to Take Part in DOE LabCorps Pilot Program
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - Increased radiation levels in WIPP underground - Sarah Matott
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - CAPE DOWNWINDERS: 'Mad as Hell Mother's Day Rumble' leads to two arrests
  • AP - Regulators: More delays possible for Georgia nuclear plant - Ray Henry
  • AP - Pentagon recommends new Navy, Army chiefs - Lolita C. Baldor
  • Bloomberg - Entergy CEO Says Indian Point Can Be Safely Run Through 2035 - hidden line after 'By'James Polson
  • Bloomberg - Russia Rejects Automatic Sanctions Return If Iran Cheats on Deal - hidden line after 'By'Sangwon Yoon
  • Reuters - Handling radioactive waste at Fukushima plant could be improved: IAEA - Shadia Nasralla
  • Reuters - Exclusive: Czechs stopped potential nuclear tech purchase by Iran - sources - Louis Charbonneau
  • Reuters - Obama seeks to reassure Gulf allies on Iran, security at summit - Jeff Mason and Roberta Rampton
  • Reuters - NATO commander accuses Russia of making irresponsible nuclear threats - Adrian Croft
  • Kingston Daily Freeman - U.S. Rep. Nita Lowey wants full federal investigation into Indian Point nuke plant fire
  • News & Star - Backlash as £50 million nuclear deal goes outside Cumbria - Andrew Clarke
  • The Guardian - Sellafield nuclear waste storage safety limit relaxed following accident - Rob Edwards
  • Forbes - Climate Scientists Get Respect, So Why Don't Nuclear Scientists? - James Conca
  • Reuters - Handling radioactive waste at Fukushima plant could be improved: IAEA - Shadia Nasralla
  • Japan Times - Tepco could improve handling of radioactive waste at wrecked Fukushima plant, IAEA says
  • RTT News - Japan Made 'good Progress' In Fukushima Nuke Plant Decommissioning Efforts: IAEA
  • San Francisco Chronicle - Feds: Diablo nuke plant could face stronger-than-expected quakes - David R. Baker
  • Washington Post blog - How the South China Sea could help Beijing level the nuclear playing field - Will Englund
  • AllAfrica - Uganda: The Nuclear Industry Explained - Luke Williams
  • Toledo Blade - Davis-Besse nuclear power plant back online - Tom Henry
  • Al Bawaba - P5+1 nuclear talks continue into third day
  • Indian Express - Modi in China: The Nuclear Dimension - C Raja Mohan
  • Daily News & Analysis - Shiv Sena to intensify agitation against Jaitapur nuclear project
  • Japan Times - Shika nuclear plant may be sitting on active seismic fault: NRA panel
  • Huffington Post - Meltdown or Mother Lode (3 Nuclear Technologies and Why You Should Be Excited) - Steven Kotler
  • Hong Kong Standard - China nuclear heavyweight cleared to raise 16.2b yuan in largest A-share public float
  • Yahoo! News7 West Australian - Miner offers nuke waste site - Daniel Mercer and Daniel Emerson
  • South Jersey Times - Hope Creek nuclear reactor in Lower Alloways Creek returned to service - Bill Gallo Jr.
  • CBC News - Lake Huron nuclear waste plan opposed by Anishinabek Nation
  • Illinois Times - U.S.S. Illinois nuclear sub now under construction - Ginny Lee
  • Bryan-College Station Eagle - Texas A&M Nuclear Science Center evacuated after chemical spill
  • Huron County View - Miller, Pavlov react to nuke dump decision
  • Sylva Herald - Research of WCU faculty member focuses on radioactive waste cleanup
  • Reuters - Hungary to start drawing on Russian loan for nuclear plant in 2016 - Krisztina Than
  • BelTA - Russian Atomenergomash welds reactor vessel for Belarusian nuclear power plant
  • Portfolio Hungary - This is how much Hungary will spend on nuclear plant expansion next year
  • Blackbird PR News - New Mexico Leaders Tour Nuclear Power Plant
  • Asahi Shimbun - Panel says faults under Shika nuke plant may be active - Toshio Kawada
  • Asahi Shimbun - EDITORIAL: We need to hear Kansai Electric's vision for future power sources
  • Barre Montpelier Times Argus - States prepare for terrorist attack on Yankee's spent fuel
  • ABC - Gindalbie Metals nuclear dump proposal surprises nearby WA shire - Sarah Taillier
  • GlobeNewswire - Exelon Employees Win Top Nuclear Industry Innovation Award - Nuclear Energy Institute
  • Construction Index - Jacobs renews EDF nuclear deal
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists Announces New Additions to its Board of Sponsors and Governing Board: Gareth Evans and David Wolf
  • World Nuclear News - Westinghouse to continue nozzle inspections at Swiss plant
  • World Nuclear News - Kazakhstan signs IAEA 'fuel bank' agreement
  • World Nuclear News - GNF launches next-generation fuel
  • World Nuclear News - Making room for nature - Ian Hore-Lacy
  • Daily Journal - Federal judge to consider 3 alternate proposals to modify Hanford cleanup agreement
  • FOX6 WBRC - Danger express: Chemicals on trains - Ronda Robinson
  • Boise State Public Radio - Federal Court Decision Could Alter Cleanup Timelines At Hanford - Anna King
  • FOX6 WBRC - Feds require safety upgrades to trains carrying flammable liquids - Andy Wise
  • Calcutta Telegraph - Greenpeace activist free to travel
  • Reuters - S.Africa can expect three more years of power outages -minister - Wendell Roelf
  • Korea Herald - Chinese firms urged to remain confident in N. Korea
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Jeb Bush in Nevada dismisses Yucca Mountain nuclear project - Sean Whaley and Ben Botkin
  • Cape Cod Times - Letter: Hope for nuclear waste renewed in Nevada - George Gillis, Cataumet
  • New York Times - Saudi Arabia Promises to Match Iran in Nuclear Capability - David E. Sanger
  • KSNV News3LV - Carson, GOP presidential candidate, wants Yucca Mountain reconsidered - Jeff Gillan
  • Wicked Local Rochester - OF NUCLEAR INTEREST: New, old problems at Pilgrim
  • NAS - Project Update: Current Status of and Progress toward Eliminating Highly Enriched Uranium Use in Fuel for Civilian Research and Test Reactors
  • Xinhua News - China vows commitment to new Iran nuclear talks
  • Xinhua News - S.Korea names nuclear energy negotiator as new ambassador to Russia
  • Xinhua News - NATO warns Russia against stationing nuclear weapons in Crimea
  • Xinhua News - Taiwan introduces new rules on Japanese food imports
  • Energy Department - Notices: Requests for Information: Strengthening U.S. Academic Programs in Accelerator Science, Pages 27678 - 27680 [FR DOC #: 2015-11664]
  • Navy Department - Notices: Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands Joint Military Training, Page 27678 [FR DOC #: 2015-11674]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Construction Permit Application for the SHINE Medical Radioisotope Production Facility, Pages 27710 - 27711 [FR DOC #: 2015-11668]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Guidance: Selection of Material Balance Areas and Item Control Areas, Pages 27709 - 27710 [FR DOC #: 2015-11618]
  • Fukushima Diary - Taiwan to ban all food imports from Japan - Iori Mochizuki
  • ENENews - Powerful M6.8 quake rocks NE Japan – Strongest to hit nation since 2011
  • Kyodo News - IAEA urges more dialogue for progress on scrapping Fukushima plant
  • Asahi Shimbun - Panel says faults under Shika nuke plant may be active - Toshio Kawada
  • Japan Times - Fukushima evacuation orders should be lifted for low radiation areas by end of fiscal 2016: LDP
  • Japan Times - Tepco could improve handling of radioactive waste at wrecked Fukushima plant, IAEA says
  • Japan Times - Shika nuclear plant may be sitting on active seismic fault: NRA panel
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Cabinet approves 2 security bills / Turning point for Japan's defense policy
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Shika N-plant faults not 'inactive' / Power firm to challenge findings of NRA expert panel
  • Mainichi Daily News - 7 municipalities near Hamaoka plant may not demand advance consent for restart
  • Mainichi Daily News - LDP eyes lifting evacuation orders for some Fukushima municipalities
  • Mainichi Daily News - 'Difficult-to-return zone' residents to bring class-action suit against TEPCO, gov't
  • Press TV - 'No Iran access beyond Additional Protocol'
  • Press TV - Iran-P5+1 nuclear talks enter 3rd day
  • Press TV - 'Iran nuclear case must return to IAEA'
  • KIRO Seattle - NRC orders more research on earthquake risk at nuke plants
  • Union of Concerned Scientists - NRC Rebuffs Cyberterrorism Concerns at Energy Department's Troubled South Carolina Plutonium Fuel Plant
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Reconstruction costs limited to „100 bil. for local govts
  • Globe Newswire - Sen. Inhofe Taking Aim at NRC's Budget - Nuclear Energy Institute
  • YubaNet.com - 100 Groups Urge Govt. of Ontario to Block Great Lakes Radioactive Waste Dump - Beyond Nuclear
  • The Hill blog - Our Nuclear Waste Program Needs Reform – Here's How - Greg R. White, Commissioner, Michigan Public Service Commission
  • New York Times - The Detail in Seymour Hersh's Bin Laden Story That Rings True - Carlotta Gall
  • Ecowatch - Did We Almost Lose New York? - Harvey Wasserman

    Wednesday, May 13, 2015

  • Albuquerque Journal - Idaho nuclear scientists say fuel rods can be safely studied - Keith Ridler
  • Melbourne Age - Federal budget 2015: Why Australia's nuclear waste legacy will cost $27 million - Lisa Cox
  • Idaho State Journal - Idaho attorney general: INL should stick to its agreements - Michael H. O'Donnell
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - DOE looks into plutonium disposal at WIPP - Sarah Matott
  • Las Cruces Sun-News - Carlsbad WIPP site could be used for plutonium disposal - Associated Press
  • Santa Fe Reporter - Leaks at the Lab--Former LANL auditor publishes tell-all book - Thomas Ragan
  • Albuquerque Journal - OpEd: Settlement with DOE good for NM - Secretary Ryan Flynn
  • Attleboro Sun Chronicle - Attleboro will clean up Finberg Field, as reconsideration bid defeated 6-5 - George W. Rhodes
  • World Nuclear News - DOE awards contract for legacy waste plant design
  • World Nuclear News - TVO to miss Olkiluoto 4 licence application deadline
  • World Nuclear News - Belgian units to remain offline until November
  • World Nuclear News - Fuqing 5 foundation in place
  • World Nuclear News - Contract for Sellafield silo waste storage boxes
  • Japan Times - Filmmakers Ash and Kamanaka discuss radiation, secrets and lives
  • Center for Public Integrity - Former Energy Department official wins huge pay raise after moving to firm with deep ties to DOE - Douglas Birch and Alexander Cohen
  • St, George Daily Spectrum - Letter: Depleted uranium isn't too dangerous - Daniel W. Miles, Washington City
  • New York Times - Fire Prompts Renewed Calls to Close the Indian Point Nuclear Plant - PATRICK McGEEHAN
  • Newsweek - Indian Point: Questions About Exemptions From Fire Safety Standards - Zoė Schlanger
  • Reuters - How an Iran nuclear deal means cheaper oil and why Tehran is OK with that - Jan H. Kalicki
  • The Hill blog - Saving nuclear energy plants means saving jobs - Sean McGarvey, president of North America's Building Trades Unions
  • Bloomberg - CNNC Gets Approval to Raise $2.6 Billion in China Nuclear Push - hidden line after 'By'Aibing Guo
  • Xinhua News - China sets up three nuclear emergency response teams
  • ABC - Miner, councillor apply to host nuclear waste facility in regional WA - Emily Piesse and Rebecca Curtin
  • ABC News - Pentagon Recommends Nuclear Director to Be Next Navy Chief - Lolita C. Baldor
  • Sydney Morning Herald - Federal budget 2015: Why Australia's nuclear waste legacy will cost $27 million - Lisa Cox
  • Japan Times - Faults under Shika nuclear plant may be active, experts warn
  • Windsor Star blog - Fight heats up to stop plan to bury nuclear waste near Great Lakes - Dave Battagello
  • Arutz Sheva - IAEA Chief Disagrees with Iran on Nuclear Inspections - Elad Benari
  • Middle East Monitor - Rivlin rejects Germany's proposal for Israel to join nuclear talks .
  • New Indian Express - Foreign NGOs Fuelling Fears about Nuke Plants: BARC
  • The Chattanoogan - Alexander: How To Prevent A United States Without Nuclear Power - Senator Alexander delivered his remarks at a Nuclear Energy Institute event
  • Mainichi Daily News - Draft nuke disarmament paper drops call for leaders to visit Hiroshima
  • Herald Palladium - Palisades pushes NRC for answers
  • Capitol Fax - PR: Keeping Illinois Nuclear Plants Open: My Family's Future Is On The Line - Ann Harris, IBEW Local 51 Member & Employee of Clinton Power Station
  • Seattle Times - Judge will consider 3 proposals to alter Hanford consent decree - Annette Cary
  • KNDO/KNDU - Washington Attorney General Bob Ferguson on Hanford Site Litigation - Jonathan Halvorson
  • NBC Bay Area - Regulators Question Hunters Point Radiation Testing - Vicky Nguyen, Liz Wagner and Felipe Escamilla
  • Al Jazeera America - An unlikely alliance: Ranchers and green activists fight Texas pipeline - Rachel Monroe
  • MarketWatch - NEI Re-Elects Exelon's Crane, Pinnacle West's Brandt as Board Leaders
  • Daily Commercial News - Ocean floor clean up of munitions and chemicals a diligent task - Peter Kenter
  • Reuters - Utility says Belgian "cracked" reactors unavailable until Nov 1 - Robert-Jan Bartunek
  • Holland Sentinel - DOE grant continues development of Isotope Retrieval System
  • Aiken Standard - Letter: Stop wasteful government spending - Allan C. Sorensen, Aiken
  • Blackburn News - Bruce B Vacuum Building Project Wraps Up - Janice MacKay
  • Beyond Nuclear - Beyond Nuclear stands in solidarity with DC ANCs & City Council members against Exelon takeover of Pepco
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Could it happen again? - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Attorneys to seek immediate release of Y-12 protesters - Frank Munger
  • Xinhua News - China sets up three nuclear emergency response teams
  • Press TV - Iran, P5+1 hold 2nd day of nuclear talks
  • Press TV - 'Iran not bound to open up military sites'
  • Yonhap News - China, Russia reaffirm efforts to resume N. Korea nuclear talks - kdh@yna.co.kr
  • Health and Human Services Department - Notices: Petitions to Designate a Class of Employees in the Special Exposure Cohort: Blockson Chemical Company, Joliet, Illinois, Pages 27328 - 27329 [FR DOC #: 2015-11471]
  • Health and Human Services Department - Notices: Petitions to Designate a Class of Employees to the Special Exposure Cohort: St. Louis Airport Storage Site; St. Louis, MO, Pages 27329 - 27330 [FR DOC #: 2015-11475]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings: Advisory Committee On Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on Plant Operations and Fire Protection, Pages 27351 - 27352 [FR DOC #: 2015-11580]
  • Tri-Valley CAREs - Public Hearing: Livermore Lab's Toxic Waste Permit, Wednesday, June 3, 2015 at 6:30pm
  • The Atlantic - The Vindication of Edward Snowden - Conor Friedersdorf
  • WCBD News2 Mt. Pleasant, SC - Bush opposes Yucca Mountain; at odds with Rubio
  • NRDC blog - Public Opinion on Spent Nuclear Fuel: Lessons from South Korea - Matthew McKinzie
  • The Guardian - Nuclear waste stored in 'shocking' way 120 miles from Ukrainian front line - Arthur Neslen
  • NRC - NRC to Conduct Open House May 21 in Limerick, Pa., to Discuss 2014 Performance of Limerick Nuclear Power Plant
  • NRC - Remarks by NRC Chairman Stephen G. Burns to the 2015 Nuclear Energy Assembly May 13, 2015-Washington, D.C.
  • NRC - NRC Requires Additional Earthquake Risk Analysis for Two Western U.S. Reactors
  • Fukushima Diary - M6.6 hit Miyagi offshore / Scale 5+ observed - Iori Mochizuki
  • ENENews - Powerful M6.8 quake rocks NE Japan – Strongest to hit nation since 2011
  • NHK World - Japan, China argue over draft NPT document
  • Kyodo News - Experts say faults under Japan nuclear plant may be active
  • Japan Times - Faults under Shika nuclear plant may be active, experts warn
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Shika nuclear power plant's No. 1 reactor may have to be decommissioned
  • Mainichi Daily News - Experts say faults under Japan nuclear plant may be active
  • Jiji Press - Hiroshima, Nagasaki Regret Deletion of Visit Request from Draft NPT Statement
  • Jiji Press - Visit Request for A-Bombed Cities Deleted from Draft NPT Statement
  • Jiji Press - Strong Quake Rocks Northeastern Japan
  • DOE: NSSAB - Fiscal Year 2015 NSSAB Meetings
  • Globe Newswire - Sen. Murkowski: Nuclear Energy Remains Key to US Energy Future - Nuclear Energy Institute
  • Aiken Standard - Haley: South Carolina against storing spent fuel - Derrek Asberry
  • New York Times - Michael Heizer's Big Work and Long View - Michael Kimmelman

    Tuesday, May 12, 2015

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Hutchison: I will talk to Rubio on Yucca - Steve Sebelius
  • E&E Daily - Transcript: Entergy's Mohl discusses Indian Point safety following fire, future of nuclear waste legislation - Monica Trauzzi, William Mohl
  • Deseret News - Alan Matheson tapped to lead Utah's environmental agency - Amy Joi O'Donoghue
  • Aiken Standard - Editorial: A clearer path exists with MOX program
  • AP - Experts work on Iran nuke deal ahead of June deadline
  • AP - AP-GfK Poll: Many approve Iran deal; Most don't trust Tehran
  • AP - Senate passes resolution for release of Americans in Iran
  • AP - Plan to bury uranium in Utah scrutinized as decision nears - Michelle L. Price
  • AP - Reactor at NY nuclear plant could be offline for weeks
  • Bloomberg - Obama Seeking to Placate Gulf Allies With Security Assurances - hidden line after 'By'Terry Atlas, David Lerman and Toluse Olorunnipa
  • Reuters - French police investigate fires near three nuclear sites - Michel Rose
  • Reuters - Iran stresses end-June deadline as nuclear talks press on - Sam Wilkin in Dubai and Shadia Nasralla in Vienna
  • Reuters - Saudi FM says U.S.-Gulf summit to focus on 'aggressive' Iran - Noah Browning and Sam Wilkin
  • Reuters - N.Y. Indian Pt 3 reactor could return in a few weeks - Entergy - Scott DiSavino
  • The Guardian - Indian Point nuclear reactor remains shut down after blast and fire - Rose Hackman in New York
  • South Jersey Times - Indian Point fire raises concerns about aging nuclear plants in N.Y. and N.J. - S.P. Sullivan
  • Energy Collective - Argentina Shifts its Energy Focus to Nuclear - Dan Yurman
  • OilPrice - Does Nuclear Power Deserve Such A Bad Image? - Michael McDonald
  • ABC - Improved uranium price triggers drilling at a Central Australian prospect
  • CounterPunch - Our Nuke is Burning! The Fire at Indian Point - Karl Grossman
  • KUAR Little Rock - Meeting To Discuss Arkansas Nuclear One Rating Of Nation's Worst - David Monteith
  • Platts - GE Hitachi Nuclear Energy to enter market for pressurized water reactor services - William Freebairn
  • Augusta Chronicle - Rethink plutonium storage - Victor J. Reilly
  • Indian Country Today - Havasupai Tribe and Allies Fight to Stop Uranium Mining Near Grand Canyon
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Oak Ridge firm recycles 1 million gallons of radioactive water - Bob Fowler
  • Lancaster Intelligencer Journal - TMI nuke plant reopens. NRC to evaluate unexpected shutdown - Ad Crable
  • Aurora Advocate - Capital News: That day state lawmakers agreed on nuclear energy - Marc Kovac
  • Manomet Current - Two Cape Cod residents arrested at anti-nuclear rally
  • Reuters - TABLE-S.Korea to restart Hanbit No.1 nuclear reactor after maintenance - Brian Kim
  • Greenock Telegraph - Greenock firm's deal with world's biggest nuclear facility
  • Reuters - Review board recommends against Areva Canada uranium mine - Rod Nickel
  • Mid-Hudson News - Bronx senator wants nuke plant preparedness plan study
  • Asbury Park Press - LETTER: Exelon will decommission nuclear plant safely - Karl Dahl, Vice president, Fishhawks Saltwater Anglers Club
  • Fiscal Times - $19 Billion Later, Clean-up of WWII Atomic Waste Site Still Stalled - Brianna Ehley
  • Hindu Business Line - Fast breeder reactor to start power production from Sept - M Somasekhar
  • Tri-City Herald - CH2M Hill names two new Hanford vice presidents
  • Wall Street Journal - Fukushima Watch: Cesium-Absorbing Canola Project Triples in Size - Mari Iwata
  • Mainichi Daily News - Kansai Electric to raise household electricity rate by 8.36%
  • Japan Times - Kepco to raise household electricity rate by 8.36%
  • Toledo Blade - Davis-Besse could be back online soon - Tom Henry
  • Manchester Journal - Vermont Yankee: 'Hostile-based' exercise scheduled for Wednesday - Robert Audette
  • Tri-City Herald - Free talk on Hanford "Atomic Man" planned in Pasco
  • Japan Times - Quake-hit Tohoku areas to share reconstruction costs starting next April
  • Wicked Local Hanover - Millions for cleanup of Hanover contamination arrives in state trust fund - Chris Burrell
  • WEAU - Prairie Island reactor back to full power - Andrew Fefer
  • New London Day - Dominion opts for mediation to resolve latest NRC findings - Judy Benson
  • Wicked Local plymouth - PLYMOUTH PLANNING BOARD: Board supports gravel treatment for piece of Ship Pond Road - Emily Clark
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - India gets its first petaflops supercomputer from Cray - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Video: Plutonium-238 project at ORNL - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Remotely handling Pu-238 in hot cell - Frank Munger
  • Cibola County Beacon - Udall, Heinrich Comment on Proposed Interim Nuclear Waste Facility
  • All Things Nuclear - Perils of New Nuclear Fuel: Part 3 – Grand Gulf's Safety Suspension - Dave Lochbaum, director, Nuclear Safety Project
  • GreenWorld - Redacted DOE report gives details on MOX boondoogle
  • Press TV - 'Iran stance on bans removal unchanged'
  • Press TV - Iran nuclear talks resume in Vienna
  • Press TV - 'Iran N-deal possible before deadline'
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Combined Licenses: Nuclear Innovation North America LLC; South Texas Project, Units 3 and 4, Pages 27190 - 27191 [FR DOC #: 2015-11549]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Evaluation of a Proposed Risk Management Regulatory Framework, Pages 27191 - 27193 [FR DOC #: 2015-11454]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Facility Operating and Combined Licenses: Applications and Amendments Involving Proposed No Significant Hazards Considerations, etc., Pages 27193 - 27204 [FR DOC #: 2015-11225]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Guidance: Refining and Characterizing Heat Release Rates from Electrical Enclosures During Fire; Correction, Page 27204 [FR DOC #: 2015-11450]
  • Durham Region - OPG welcomes federal seal of approval on Kincardine nuclear waste site - Brad Andrews
  • OB Rag - Nuclear Shutdown News – April 2015 - Michael Steinberg
  • NRC - NRC Seeks Comment on Draft Environmental Study For Medical Radioisotope Production Facility
  • NRC - NRC to Hold Regulatory Performance Public Meeting Regarding Indian Point Nuclear Power Plant on May 20th
  • NRC blog - Indian Point Transformer Fire - Diane Screnci, Senior Public Affairs Officer, Region I
  • IAEA - IAEA Impact: Increasing Safety in Radioactive Waste Management - Miklos Gaspar, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - IAEA Deputy Director General Encourages Countries to Join Safety Convention on Spent Fuel and Radioactive Waste Management - Gabriela Siraky, IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security
  • IAEA - Research Reactor Projects Done Right: IAEA Workshop Reinforces Best Practices - Rodolfo Quevenco, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Fukushima Diary - [Video] Still 4.8 µSv/h measured in a park of Fukushima city - Iori Mochizuki
  • ENENews - Former Japan TV News Anchor: The mutations have begun in Fukushima, birds found blind, unable to fly
  • NHK World - Sendai reactor restart unlikely until late July
  • Japan Times - Strong M6.6 offshore quake rocks Iwate - Wall Street Journal
  • Wall Street Journal blog - Fukushima Watch: Cesium-Absorbing Canola Project Triples in Size - Mari Iwata
  • The Hill blog - WATCH: The Yucca Mountain debate - Molly K. Hooper and Tim Cama
  • Augusta Chronicle - Rethink plutonium storage - Victor J. Reilly
  • House Energy & Commerce Committee - Hearing entitled "Update on the Current Status of Nuclear Waste Management Policy"
  • Georgia Straight - Nuclear power expert says luck averted up to 14 nuclear meltdowns in Japan after 2011 earthquake and tsunami - Charlie Smith
  • Focus Taiwan - New rules on Japanese food imports to be enforced as planned - Hsieh Chia-chen, Y.F. Low and Lilian Wu
  • Adirondack Daily Enterprise - Editorial: Power needs require nuclear waste facility
  • House Energy and Commerce Committee - Democrats - Hearing on "Update on the Current State of Nuclear Waste Management Policy," Subcommittee on Environment and Energy (May 15, 2015) - 6R$7eTha
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - White House preps paperwork for Nevada national monument, and opponents decry - Steve Tetreault
  • House Energy and Commerce Committee - Update on the Current Status of Nuclear Waste Management Policy

    Monday, May 11, 2015

  • The Hill blog - Yucca project could bring economic incentives to Nevada - Timothy Cama, Nuclear Energy Institute
  • Nuclear Energy Institute - America's Innovators believe in nuclear energy's future. Do you?
  • Ripon Advance - Michigan congresswoman targets Canadian waste-dump plan near Lake Huron
  • Stony Brook Statesman - Three Stony Brook guests give testimonies to the horror of nuclear weapons - Taylor Ha
  • Fierce Energy - Obama Administration threatens veto on nuclear funding bill - Jaclyn Brandt
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - ORNL heads effort to produce plutonium for space-bound power sources - Frank Munger
  • Albuquerque Journal - Desert facility spins uranium - Kevin Robinson-Avila
  • AP - Oil leak cleanup after nuclear plant transformer fire
  • AP - Israel purchases 4 advanced German ships to protect waters
  • AP - Governor says nuclear plant fire produced Hudson oil slick - Verena Dobnik
  • Bloomberg - Nuclear Seen as Cheapest Energy Source for Japan, Ministry Says - Chisaki Watanabe
  • Reuters - Oil leaked into Hudson River after fire at nuclear reactor near NYC - Fiona Ortiz
  • Reuters - North Korea seen years from sub-launched missile to threaten the U.S. - Ju-min Park and James Pearson
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - TVA's long-delayed Watts Bar nuclear plant nears completion - By RAY HENRY
  • New York Times - After 36 Years, Nuclear Plant in Tennessee Nears Completion
  • Washington Post - Obama's quiet nuclear deal with China raises proliferation concerns - Steven Mufson
  • The State - Buckner: Nuclear energy will drive economic growth in South Carolina - Mel Buckner
  • Forbes - When Should A Nuclear Power Plant Be Refueled? - James Conca
  • Albuquerque Journal - Southeast NM presses pursuit of nuclear corridor - Kevin Robinson-Avila
  • Japan Times - Nuclear remains cheapest power source despite Fukushima meltdowns: government
  • Press of Atlantic City - Oyster Creek nuclear plant offline for fifth straight day - Brian Ianieri
  • Al-Arabiya - Sidelining attempts to interrupt the Iranian nuclear deal - Camelia Entekhabi-Fard
  • Metroland Waterloo Record - More nuclear power plants needed
  • ABC - Nuclear waste dump unlikely in NT after land councils, stations refuse to nominate site - Anthony Stewart
  • St. George Independent, UT - Radon emissions skyrocket at White Mesa Uranium Mill
  • Channel News Asia - Nuclear fallout renders Fukushima, nearby towns uninhabitable for next few decades - Arglit Boonyai
  • SA Business Times - No mention of nuclear stations as Zuma meets Putin again
  • News & Star - Protesters fight against Cumbrian nuclear power station plan - Sue Crawford
  • Pottstown Mercury - Letter: NRC deceiving public on nuclear safety - Betty and Charlie Shank, Pottstown
  • Mining Global News - Government board rules against Arctic uranium mine - Andrew Topf
  • Press TV - Iran, Russia set to start building nuclear power plants - Chandigarh Tribune
  • Tribune News India - Steady progress in civil nuke ties with Russia: India
  • Enformable - Former NRC employee indicted after attempting to sell nuclear secrets and launch cyber attack - Lucas W Hixson
  • Greenfield Recorder - Letter: Vermont Yankee safety - Bernard R. Buteau, Athol
  • GlobalPost - KEPCO's Q1 net profit more than doubles on lower fuel costs
  • Bellingham Herald - Thumbs down to ignoring local representation at nuclear waste discussion
  • World Nuclear News - NRC updates approach to foreign ownership
  • Asbury Park Press - NRC gives OK to Oyster Creek's partial weld inspections - Amanda Oglesby
  • Deutsche Welle - Pondering Germany's 'Energiewende'
  • Mainichi Daily News - 6 power companies lack manuals for nuclear disaster compensation
  • Mainichi Daily News - Universities struggle to provide practical nuclear power training
  • UPI - Germany builds wind energy reputation - Daniel J. Graeber
  • Toronto Star - Letter: Re: Federal panel OKs nuclear waste site, May 7 - Herb Alexander, Thornhill
  • Platts - UK power: Strong renewables drag prompt prices lower
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - ORNL ramps up plutonium-for-space program - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Back to the sabotage charge - Frank Munger
  • Bellona - European Parliament Committee supports energy security report - Bellona Europa
  • Press TV - 'Iran N-team not to tolerate threats'
  • Press TV - Germany optimistic about Iran final deal
  • Xinhua News - Modi lauds scientists for Pokhran nuke tests of May 1998
  • Xinhua News - Saudi king to skip U.S.-Gulf summit
  • St George & Sutherland Shire Leader - Back like a boomerang: reprocessed nuclear waste from France to Lucas Heights By Murray Trembath
  • New Baltimore Voice - Panel: Nuclear waste dump on Lake Huron is 'preferred option' - Jim Bloch
  • Tri-City Herald - Columbia Generating Station sets longest run record of 683 days
  • Tri-City Herald - Thumbs down to ignoring local representation at nuclear waste discussion
  • NAS - Project Update: Current Status of and Progress toward Eliminating Highly Enriched Uranium Use in Fuel for Civilian Research and Test Reactors
  • NRC - NRC Schedules Open House May 21 to Discuss 2014 Assessment of Harris Nuclear Power Plant
  • Fukushima Diary - Thermometer of Reactor 2 indicates rapid increase in temperature again / 79? on 5/10/2015 - Iori Mochizuki
  • Aiken Standard - Board: NNSA, MOX not under purview - Derrek Asberry
  • Port Huron Times Herald - 'At OPG we value water' - Tom Mitchell President of Ontario Power Generation

    Sunday, May 10, 2015

  • AP - Transformer fire shuts down part of Indian Point power plant
  • Reuters - Indian point nuclear plant fire not a high risk: nuclear regulator - Lisa Lambert
  • Reuters - Transformer fire causes shut-down of nuclear reactor north of New York City - Scott DiSavino and Lisa Lambert
  • Reuters - Nun, activists did not sabotage Tennessee nuclear site: appeals court - Colleen Jenkins
  • New York Times - Editorial: Beyond the Iran Nuclear Deal
  • Seattle Times - UW's historic nuclear plant is 'endangered'
  • Arizona Daily Sun - Letter: To learn truth, take the uranium challenge - Frank Bain, Flagstaff
  • Times of India - Kudankulam nuclear-plant reactor trips, stops generation
  • Daily News & Analysis - Power generation in Kudankulam's first unit suspended due to snag
  • Press TV - Final nuclear deal should guarantee Iran's rights: Russia
  • Press TV - Iran to build mega nuclear medicine hospital
  • Tehran Times - Russia says will do whatever it can for nuclear deal with Iran
  • Tehran Times - Next round of Iran nuclear talks starts on Tuesday
  • The Hill blog - How long would it take Iran to develop nukes? No one knows the answer for sure - Kristina Wong
  • WantChinaTimes - Ground broken on Fuqing fifth nuclear generator in Fujian
  • CTV News - Government board advises against $2.1B uranium mine in Nunavut
  • Toledo Blade - FirstEnergy shuts down Davis-Besse
  • Port Huron Times Herald - Nuclear waste repository a dangerous experiment
  • New Jersey Herald - Remnants of 1950s uranium mine are still scattered about area - Jeff Stoveken
  • Aiken Standard - Study: MOX at SRS to be less cost-effective in plutonium disposal - Derrek Asberry
  • Sackville Tribune Post - Point Lepreau Nuclear Generating Station update for April
  • Cyprus Mail - Groups unit to call for halt to Turkish nuclear plant - Evie Andreou
  • Trend News Agency - ElBaradei: We need agreement with Iran
  • News Courier - NRC slates public meeting for Browns Ferry assessment results
  • The Guardian - Renewables revolution is unstoppable - except in the UK - Ashley Seager
  • Port Huron Times Herald - Nuclear waste repository a dangerous experiment
  • Japan Times - Offspring upholding hibakusha legacy - Miya Tanaka
  • Los Angeles Times - Readers React: Jerry Brown's strategy on green energy and fracking
  • Daily Sabah - IEA Executive Director Fatih Birol: 'Nuclear energy is indispensable for Turkey'
  • Scroll India - Can Modi's nuclear deal clean up India's air? - Amit Bhandari
  • ABC News - Long-Delayed Nuclear Plant in Tennessee Nears Completion - Ray Henry
  • Yonhap News - U.S. says N. Korea's alleged launch of submarine missile violates U.N. resolutions - jschang@yna.co.kr
  • Tehran Times - Removal of sanctions on agenda: Jahangiri
  • IPS - Analysis: Global Politics at a Turning Point – Part 2 - Prem Shankar Jha
  • The Guardian - Climate change: we must look to international agencies to save the world
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - City raises concerns over DOE's proposed nuke landfill - Frank Munger
  • Press TV - Russia stresses Iran nuclear rights - 2!1D@67c
  • New York Times - Transformer Burns at Indian Point; Cuomo Cites Potential Environmental Risks - Liam Stack
  • Ralston Reports - Rubio: I support opening Yucca Mountain - Jon Ralston
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Closely scrutinized, Hardy moves carefully in Congress - Steve Tetreault
  • Dissident Voice - Saudis Drop US-Made Cluster Bombs in Criminal War on Yemen - William Boardman
  • Japan Times - Fukushima No. 1 workers exposed to high radiation surged 1.5-fold in 2014
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Behind the Scenes / Use what was learned in disaster areas - Makoto Hattori
  • Bayshore Broadcasting - Bruce Supports DGR Plan--Bruce County wants to meet Environment Minister in person to explain support

    Saturday, May 09, 2015

  • Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel - OpEd: Does nuclear power have a future in Maine? - Gary J. Duarte, Sparks, Nevada, is director of the U.S. Nuclear Energy Foundation
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - WIPP: Outgoing NWP manager says he'll return to to still support recovery - Sarah Matott
  • Idaho Statesman - High-tech price tag for INL waste unit: $800 million and rising - Luke Ramseth
  • Albuquerque Journal - LANL electrical systems were being probed before burning accident
  • AP - Obama to confer with Saudi king over Mideast troubles
  • AP - Scottish National Party landslide shakes up UK politics - Paul Kelbie
  • AP - Sabotage conviction overturned against nun, fellow activists for nuclear facility break-in
  • Reuters - Former U.S. government employee attempted to steal nuclear weapons secrets: Justice Department - Lisa Lambert
  • Reuters - U.S. appeals court overturns sabotage conviction against nun - Mary Wisniewski
  • The Diplomat - Can India Join the Nuclear Suppliers Group? - Saira Bano
  • CBC News - Nunavut regulator says no to Areva's Kiggavik uranium project
  • KSDK St. Louis - Plan to test for radioactive material drawing criticism - Grant Bissell, KSDK
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Letter: Uranium will kill us, one way or another
  • Sputnik News - US to Spend $60 Mln on Russian Nuclear Security Despite Sanctions
  • Sputnik News - Russia Reaffirms Commitment to Reaching Iran Nuclear Deal
  • Namibia Economist - Paradigm shift in uranium processing
  • Daily Mining Gazette - Benishek opposes nuclear waste storage plan - John Pepin
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Landfill would be too close to homes, says new study - Bob Fowler
  • IBC World News - How Many Nuclear Weapons Do India and Pakistan Need?
  • Kankakee Daily-Journal - Nuclear station to host information night
  • Asbury Park Press - Oyster Creek Nuclear plant shutdown - Andrew Ford
  • Youngstown Vindicator - Nuclear energy fuels measure - Marc Kovac
  • Sandusky Register - Davis-Besse gets an emergency response test - Patrick Pfanner
  • Business Standard - 'Indian nuclear force driving Chinese nuke modernisation'
  • Blackburn News - Saugeen First Nations Prepared To Fight Proposed Nuclear Waste Repository At Bruce Power - Janice MacKay
  • Japan Times - Fukushima No. 1 workers with high radiation doses up 1.5-fold
  • Calcutta Telegraph - Clerical errors, not violation: Greenpeace
  • Fairewinds Energy Education - Forbes Flips - Sue Prent
  • Beyond Nuclear - Appeals court overturns convictions and vacates sentences of Oak Ridge 3
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - City raises concerns over DOE's proposed nuke landfill - Frank Munger
  • Knoxville News Sentinel blog - Sabotage convictions overturned for Y-12 protesters - Frank Munger
  • IAEA - IAEA and the National Nuclear Security Administration Mark a Milestone in Nuclear Security Training - Jeffrey Donovan, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - Action at Sea: Transport Security Exercise Conducted Off the Coast of Sweden - Stig Isaksson and Nicole Jawerth, IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security and IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Trend News Agency - Iranian MPs draft bill to stop nuclear talks if U.S. threat continues - Fatih Karimov
  • Trend News Agency - Iran's energy projects need deep foreign policy change - Dalga Khatinoglu
  • Press TV - Iran MPs seek end to US threats
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings; Sunshine Act, Page 26958 [FR DOC #: 2015-11362]
  • POGO - Senate Committee–Breaking Rules and Not Giving Names - Elizabeth "Liz" Hempowicz, Public Policy Associate, POGO
  • Mainichi Daily News - Anti-nuke sit-in held for 400th time at Nagasaki Peace Park
  • Jiji Press - Fukushima N-Plant Workers with High Radiation Doses Up 1.5-Fold
  • Mainichi Daily News - Anti-nuke sit-in held for 400th time at Nagasaki Peace Park
  • Washington Examiner - $19 billion later, 56 million gallons of nuclear waste still untreated - Ethan Barton