Friday, September 22, 2017

  • Idaho State Journal - An alternative nuclear waste repository - Chris Carlson
  • University of Washington - Scott Montgomery makes case for nuclear power in new book 'Seeing the Light' - UW News staff
  • Quartz - Trump is dismantling rules and laws protecting millions of Americans. Here are the most important. - Heather Timmons
  • Cape Cod Broadcasting - Cape Downwinders Planning Rally on Monday in Front of Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station Gate
  • Southgate News Herald, MI - Letter: Shame on Riverview for seeking expansion to landfillEd McArdle, Conservation Chairman for S.E. Michigan Sierra Club, Melvindale
  • EcoWatch - Trump's Pick for Top EPA Post Under Scrutiny for Deep Ties to Chemical Industry - Lorraine Chow
  • Whistleblower Protection Blog - Thousands of Whistleblower Cases in Jeopardy - Mary Jane Wilmoth
  • E&E Daily - INTERIOR: Whistleblower on climate policy wins award for courage - Michael Doyle
  • E&E Daily - FLINT CRISIS: Fertility down, fetal deaths up after contamination – study
  • Consortium News - The Killing of History - John Pilger
  • 3D Printing Industry - INL 3D prints safer nuclear power cells - Beau Jackson
  • 3DPrint.com - INL Researchers Use Hybrid Additive Manufacturing Process to Make Advanced Nuclear Fuels for Reactors - Sarah Saunders
  • Oak Ridger - Murray Rosetnthal-One of ORNL's best cheerleaders - D. Ray Smith
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - Who watches WIPP?: Monitoring center a watchdog as facility recovers - Adrian C Hedden
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Feds still unsure of extent of chromium contamination - Rebecca Moss
  • Spokesman-Review - Whistleblower helps secure $2 million settlement over contract rigging at Hanford - Thomas Clouse
  • Tri-City Herald - Richland firm pays $2M to settle Hanford contracting lawsuit - Annette Cary
  • AP News - Tribe seeks voice in nuclear plant cleanup, land restoration - Lisa Rathke
  • AP News - Reprocessed nuclear fuel returned to Japan for reactor use - Mari Yamaguchi
  • AP News - World powers rally to defend value of Iran nuke accord - JOHN DANISZEWSKI and MATTHEW LEE
  • Bloomberg - A $21 Billion, Failed U.S. Nuclear Project Still Haunting Scana - Mark Chediak
  • Bloomberg - Nuclear Experts Head to China to Test Experimental Reactors - Stephen Stapczynski
  • Bloomberg - Trump Scorns 'Madman' Kim After Threat of H-Bomb Test in Pacific - Shinhye Kang and Seyoon Kim
  • Bloomberg - Trump Has Created Leverage Against Iran. Now He Needs a Closer - Eli Lake
  • Reuters - A N.Korea nuclear test over the Pacific? Logical, terrifying - Hyonhee Shin and Linda Sieg
  • Reuters - China calls for restraint when asked about North Korea hydrogen bomb threat - Ben Blanchard
  • Reuters - Japan court rules Tepco liable over Fukushima: media - Osamu Tsukimori
  • Reuters - Japan fires up biomass energy, but fuel shortage looms - Yuka Obayashi
  • Reuters - North Korea may consider H-bomb test in Pacific, Kim calls Trump 'deranged' - Christine Kim, Steve Holland
  • Reuters - Exclusive: Faulty devices help keep Iran in nuclear deal limits - report - Jonathan Landay
  • Reuters - Defying Trump, Iran says will boost missile capabilities - Bozorgmehr Sharafedin
  • Reuters - Russia says U.S. Iran sanctions undermine nuclear deal - Yara Bayoumy and Arshad Mohammed
  • BBC - North Korea: Trump and Kim call each other mad
  • Denver Post - Colorado landfills are illegally burying low-level radioactive waste from oil and gas industry, Denver Post learns - Bruce Finley
  • Hyperallergic - Navajo Nation Artists Respond to the Threat of Uranium Radiation - Emily Pier
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Uranium program may overrun budget as UPF construction nears - Brittany Crocker
  • Atlanta Journal Constitution - Feds investigating Plant Vogtle nuke project's twin in South Carolina - Russell Grantham
  • Utility Dive - US Attorney subpoenas SCANA for Summer nuclear project documents - Peter Maloney
  • Charleston Post Courier - Santee Cooper to discuss 'monetization' of Toshiba settlement over failed nuclear project - Thad Moore
  • Charlotte Business Journal - Grand jury subpoena in probe of failed V.C. Summer plant focuses on critical consultant's report - John Downey
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: V.C. Summer owners face grand jury subpoenas - Kristi E. Swartz
  • The State - Failed nuclear project ripe for federal investigation, SC lawmakers say - Jamie Self and Avery G. Wilks
  • The State - SCANA being investigated by federal grand jury over failed nuke project - John Monk, Sammy Fretwell and Avery G. Wilks
  • Charlotte Business Journal - Utilities hit with federal subpoenas over shuttered V.C. Summer nuclear project - John Downey
  • The State - SCANA being investigated by federal grand jury over failed nuke project - Sammy Fretwell and John Monk
  • Allentown Morning Call - Three Mile Island fights once again for its nuclear survival - Andrew Maykuth
  • MIT Tech - MIT Nuclear Reactor Laboratory launches seed grant program--New program eases access to the MIT Reactor for MIT faculty and research staff. - Stefanie Koperniak | Nuclear Reactor Lab
  • BelTA - Belarus to observe emergency response drills at nuclear power plants in North Europe
  • BelTA - Belarus invites IAEA to observe radiation emergency response exercise
  • Press TV - Iran FM rejects re-negotiation of nuclear deal terms
  • Patriot Ledger - Stormy weather forces Pilgrim nuclear plant to power down - Christine Legere
  • RT - Russia launches 'world's biggest & most powerful' nuclear icebreaker
  • Asia Times - Japan's plutonium more about proliferation than energy - Shaun Burnie
  • teleSUR - Syria Calls Out 'Double Standard' For Israel Nuclear Arsenal
  • World Nuclear News - Russia proposes new closed fuel cycle
  • World Nuclear News - Demolition starts of US vitrification plant
  • Decatur Daily - NRC names new resident inspector at Browns Ferry Nuclear Power Plant - Marian Accardi
  • Scout Warrior - Navy $5 Billion Deal Builds New Nuclear-Armed Columbia-Class Sub
  • Sputnik News - Nuclear Decay: World's Atomic Arsenal Shrinks 3 Percent in 2016
  • CNBC - China state media: Pulling out of Iran deal would set 'bad precedent' for North Korea - Huileng Tan
  • Watertown DailyTimes, NY - State needs plan to replace nuclear energy - Arthur "Jerry" Kremer, New York, chairman of the New York Affordable Reliable Electricity Alliance
  • Manitowoc Herald Times Reporter, WI - Point Beach Nuclear Plant plans siren maintenance in Manitowoc County
  • The State - Letter: Nuclear fiasco demands big changesZeke Cervantez, Columbia
  • Japan Times - Tepco again ordered to pay damages over nuclear disaster but claims against state dismissed - Japan News
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - N-accident evacuees' claim against govt rejected
  • Xinhua News - Japan's TEPCO ordered for 2nd time to pay damages over Fukushima nuclear disaster
  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette PowerSource - Westinghouse to lay off 1,500 as it deals with investigations and tries for turnaround - Anya Litvak
  • Yonhap News - Seoul's new nuke envoy vows to supplement U.N. sanctions on N.K. - Petra News Agency?
  • Petra News Agency - Jordan calls on regional countries to join NPT
  • Press TV - 'Illegitimate' US sanctions threaten Iran nuclear deal: Lavrov
  • Mainichi Daily News - Tepco again ordered to pay damages in nuclear disaster, but not state
  • TASS - US move to quit Iran nuclear deal to send wrong signal to North Korea – Russia's UN envoy
  • Press TV - US will be big loser if JCPOA fails: Pundit
  • Press TV - Negotiations with US fruitless: Iran's Zarif
  • Newsweek - Hundreds of Radioactive Puppies Just Got Spayed, Neutered at Chernobyl Disaster Site - Kate Sheridan
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Nuclear agenda in Africa under spotlight, as Rosatom launches wind energy firm - Matthew le Cordeur
  • ESI Africa - Nuclear power headlining in SA this week
  • Focus Taiwan - New Taipei conducts second day of nuclear emergency exercise - Lin Chang-shun and Ko Lin
  • Asahi Shimbun - TEPCO ordered to pay evacuees of Fukushima nuclear disaster - Nobuyuki Takiguchi
  • Herald Palladium - Palisades future to be announced today - Alexandra Newman
  • Cumbria Mail - Sellafield chairman to step down
  • WRHI - AUDIO: S.C. Governor's Advisory Board Advises Against DOE Nuclear Plan
  • Baltic Course - Lithuanian Energy Institute: advice on Astravyets NPP in tune with MFA
  • Brattleboro Reformer - Welch finds post-Vermont Yankee economic development update 'reassuring' - Chris Mays
  • Columbia Daily Tribune, MO - Columbia Public Schools to close on land purchase to build middle school
  • DOE - Secretary of Energy Rick Perry Announces $36 Million for Projects to Advance Carbon Capture Technologies
  • IAEA - Resolutions Adopted to Strengthen Nuclear Safety, Security, Science and Technology: IAEA 61st General Conference Concludes - Estelle Marais, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - General Conference Day 5 Highlights - Aabha Dixit, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - Supplies of Key Medical Isotopes Stable, but Vulnerabilities Remain - Nicole Jawerth, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - General Conference Day 4 Highlights - Aabha Dixit, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • BBC - What will happen to the Iran nuclear deal? - Jonathan Marcus
  • NHK World - TEPCO ordered to pay damages over nuclear accident
  • Japan Times - Hiroshima A-bomb exhibit planned at USS Arizona Memorial to mark 75th anniversary of war
  • Jiji Press - New NRA Chief Vows to Secure Nuclear Power Safety
  • Jiji Press - N-Accident Evacuees' Claim against Govt Rejected
  • Jiji Press - Fukushima, Yoshimoto Kogyo Team Up to Revive Disaster-Hit Railway
  • Press TV - Zarif meets Tillerson, P5+1 representatives over JCPOA
  • Press TV - Collapse of Iran deal would send a 'terrible signal': Germany
  • Xinhua News - China's call to support Iran nuclear deal echoed
  • Xinhua News - China urges restraint after DPRK declares H-bomb test possibility
  • Xinhua News - China committed to denuclearization of Korean Peninsula: FM
  • Xinhua News - Japan's TEPCO ordered for 2nd time to pay damages over Fukushima nuclear disaster, gov't found not liable
  • Xinhua News - Iran unveils new ballistic missile with range of 2000 km
  • Energy Department - https://www.federalregister.gov/d/2017-20223 Notice Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Oak Ridge Reservation FR Document: 2017-20222 Citation: 82 FR 44395 PDF Pages 44395-44396 (2 pages)
  • Energy Department - https://www.federalregister.gov/d/2017-20223 Notice Meetings: Nuclear Energy Advisory Committee FR Document: 2017-20223 Citation: 82 FR 44396 PDF Page 44396 (1 page)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Rule Regulatory Issue Summary Regarding Certificate of Compliance Corrections and Revisions FR Document: 2017-20226 Citation: 82 FR 44299 PDF Page 44299 (1 page)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Public Records FR Document: 2017-20212 Citation: 82 FR 44470 PDF Pages 44470-44471 (2 pages)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2017-20407 Citation: 82 FR 44469 PDF Pages 44469-44470 (2 pages)
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Forty years of impasse: The United States, Japan, and the plutonium problem - Masafumi Takubo & Frank von Hippel
  • UPI - Study: Flint's contaminated water increased fetal death rates - Ray Downs
  • The Progressive - Nuclear Plants Plus Hurricanes: Disasters Waiting to Happen - Harvey Wasserman

    Thursday, September 21, 2017

  • OZY, Mountain View, CA - The Next Standing Rock Showdown Could Be Over Nuclear Waste - Daniel Malloy
  • Las Vegas Sun - Q+A: Kihuen discusses his immigration story, DACA and Yucca Mountain - Yvonne Gonzalez
  • Huffington Post blog - The Evolving Scientific and Political Challenges of Nuclear Waste Disposal - Richard Muller, Professor of Physics at UC Berkeley, author of Now, The Physics of Time
  • Fallbrook & Bonsall Villlage News, CA - Deal struck to move nuclear waste from San Onofre - Fallbrook & Bonsall Villlage News, CA
  • San Diego City Beat - San Onofre waste "not going to go anywhere" - Jamie Ballard
  • Xconomy - Xconomy Voices, Episode 3: Nathan Myhrvold and TerraPower - Wade Roush
  • BBC - Iran's leader Hassan Rouhani slams Donald Trump in UN speech
  • Foreign Policy - Trump Efforts to Reopen Negotiations on Iran Nuclear Pact Fail - Colum Lynch
  • Vermont Business Magazine - Grassley, Leahy press Justice Department on 'whistleblower' protections
  • Lexology - Whistleblowers Soon to be Protected under Financial Law - NautaDutilh - Elke Janssens and Heidi Waem
  • FEDweek - Senate Again Backs Mandatory Discipline for Retaliation
  • Power Engineering - Whistleblower Complaint Targets California Utility Regulator - Associated Press
  • EIN News - Ohio Corporate Whistleblower Center Now Urges an Employee of an Ohio Based Company That Is Overbilling Any Federal Agency To Call About Potentially Significant Rewards - Thomas Martin, Ohio Corporate Whistleblower Center
  • Livermore Independent - Yesterday Into Today: Daniel Ellsberg, The Pentagon Papers, Watergate: Part II - Sarah Bobson
  • 3ders.org blog - Idaho National Lab's 'AMAFT' makes 3D printed nuclear fuel that reduces risk of meltdown
  • Oak Ridge Today - DOE, NNSA computing project names new director, to be based at ORNL - John Huotari
  • Livermore Independent - Lab Leads New Effort in Materials Development
  • Livermore Independent - 25 years after the last U.S. nuclear test
  • AP News - Rouhani says Iranians are waiting for an apology from Trump - Edith M. Lederer
  • AP News - Diplomats meet on Iran deal as Trump stays mum on decision - Matthew Lee
  • AP News - Iranian president: Trump's UN comments 'ignorant, absurd' - Jennifer Peltz and Edith M. Lederer
  • Bloomberg - EPA Employees Are Ordered to Attend Anti-Leaking Classes - Michael Biesecker, AP
  • Bloomberg - Scana Says U.S. Attorney Probing Canceled Nuclear Project - Jim Polson
  • Bloomberg - Trump Leaves Allies and Staff Guessing on Iran Deal (Audio)
  • Bloomberg - Balance of Power: Ever More Isolated Trump Goes 'Rogue' on Iran - Nick Wadhams
  • Bloomberg - Trump Keeps Allies in the Dark About Iran Decision - Marty Schenker
  • Bloomberg - How Merkel's Green Energy Policy Has Fueled Demand for Coal - Brian Parkin and Weixin Zha
  • Bloomberg - Iran's Rouhani Says Iran Deal Can't Be Amended - Joe Sobczyk
  • Reuters - Trump says signs new order to widen sanctions against North Korea - Steve Holland
  • Reuters - Germany will strive to save Iran nuclear deal: Gabriel - Andrea Shalal and Rene Wagner
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-French nuclear watchdog flags low risk incident at Chooz 2 reactor - Bate Felix
  • Reuters - TABLE-Swiss nuclear plant outages and restarts - Vera Eckert
  • Reuters - China says North Korea situation shows importance of Iran nuclear deal: state media - Philip Wen
  • Reuters - U.S. weighs whether to stay in Iran nuclear deal - Michelle Nichols, Jeff Mason
  • Reuters - Iran regional behavior means nuclear deal not enough: Macron - John Irish
  • Daily Mail - Amazing footage shows the moment Russia used a nuclear bomb to create a reservoir
  • AP News - Montana set to take over deadly asbestos cleanup site - Matthew Brown
  • AP News - Reprocessed nuclear fuel returned to Japan for reactor use - Mari Yamaguchi
  • AP News - Japan commission supports nuclear power despite Fukushima - Mari Yamaguchi
  • AP News - Search results for: mari yamaguchi
  • The Guardian - Letters: Nuclear is not the way to a clean energy futureEmeritus Professor Sue Roaf, Oxford; David Bridgewater, Pershore, Worcestershire; Dr Kevin Purdy, Reader in microbial ecology, University of Warwick; Dr John Doherty, Vienna, Austria; John Starbuck, Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
  • U.S. News & World Report - Vermont Yankee: Tribes Seek Voice in Nuclear Plant Cleanup, Land Restoration
  • SBS.au - No commercial demand for nuclear power: PM - AAP
  • WCSC Charleston, SC - SCANA receives subpoena for documents related to nuclear project - Landon Boozer
  • Anadolu Agency Ankara - Russia, Cambodia ink nuclear cooperation deal - Huseyin Erdogan
  • Monticello Times - Monticello nuclear plant is up to the task in simulated emergency drill
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Anthonie Cilliers: Cost of nuclear vs other energy sources - Anthonie Cilliers
  • PTI - Pak developed short-range nuclear weapons to counter India's "Cold Start" doctrine: Abbasi - Lalit K Jha
  • World Nuclear News - Valuing nuclear power in the USA
  • World Nuclear News - IAEA celebrates 20 years of waste safety convention
  • World Nuclear News - Rosatom outlines future of nuclear in IAEA address
  • RadioFarda - European Reactions To Renegotiating The Iran Deal
  • BBC - Fire crews attend incident near Hunterston nuclear power station
  • TASS - Chernobyl nuclear power plant lacks space for radioactive waste burial
  • NHK World - Japan's Nuclear Watchdog Chief Retires
  • Press TV - Leader's remarks show Iran not giving more nuclear concessions: Academic
  • Press TV - Collapse of Iran deal would send a 'terrible signal': Germany
  • Japan Today - TEPCO promises safety as it seeks to restart reactors
  • Green Bay Press Gazette - Point Beach Nuclear sirens may go off - Christopher Clough
  • EurActiv - Mogherini: No need to renegotiate Iran nuclear deal
  • Xinhua News - China calls for support for Iran nuclear deal
  • Mainichi Daily News - Japan's nuclear watchdog chief holds final press conference before stepping down
  • The State - Would Bechtel report's release have affected rate hikes for SCANA customers? - Avery G. Wilks
  • The Nerve, S.C. Policy Council - Fight over reactors continues – in Georgia--Regulators move forward with project similar to V.C. Summer - Robert Meyerowitz
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea says Trump threat is 'sound of dog barking'
  • Wall Street Journal - Scana Is Subpoenaed Over Abandoned Nuclear Project - Cara Lombardo
  • Charleston Post Courier - Feds subpoena documents from SCANA and Santee Cooper, receive nuclear plant audit from Gov. McMaster - John McDermott and Andy Shain
  • Charlotte Business Journal - Utilities hit with federal subpoenas over shuttered V.C. Summer nuclear project - John Downey
  • Charleston Post Courier - Feds subpoena documents from SCANA and Santee Cooper, receive nuclear plant audit from Gov. McMaster - John McDermott and Andy Shain
  • FITSNews.com, SC - Tom Rice Rakes In SCANA Cash
  • News Corp Australia - No commercial demand for nuclear power: PM - Roje Adaimy
  • Bloomberg - Scana Says U.S. Attorney Probing Canceled Nuclear Project - Jim Polson
  • IAEA - IAEA and Partners Agree on Strategic Master Plan for Remediating Uranium Legacy Sites in Central Asia
  • Hartlepool Mail - Minister promises Hartlepool's nuclear power station has bright future after Brexit
  • Focus Taiwan - Taiwan holds safety drill at second nuclear power plant - Huang Li-yun and Ko Lin
  • Bellona - Officials still house hunting in Northwest Russia for a place to store nuclear waste - Anna Kireeva, translated by Charles Digges
  • WLTX Columbia, SC - Businesses Hurt By Nuclear Construction Shutdown Are Bouncing Back - Chuck Ringwalt
  • Maryland Daily Record - Md. nuclear power training firm makes $8.75M acquisition
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - Letter: Closing Diablo Canyon nuclear power plant will cost us in many ways - David Deick, Atascadero
  • Daily Energy Insider - Duke Energy's Pitesa to be Nuclear Energy Institute's Chief Nuclear Officer - Kevin Randolph
  • Interfax-Ukraine - Russia stages massive mock nuclear rocket strike to wrap up Zapad 2017 war games
  • BBC - Climate change flood risk concerns in Clyde coastal areas
  • Blue Virginia - Virginia State Corporation Commission Should Require Dominion to Substitute Clean Energy for New, Costly Nuclear Plants - lowkell
  • Windpower Engineering - NRDC releases ambitious goals for a clean energy future - Michelle Froese
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Another bank blow for Guptas as court bid fails
  • Business Standard India - Allot 2000 MW of power from KKNPP 3&4 units to TN: Minister - Press Trust of India
  • Tri-City Herald - What's that sound? Emergency sirens are being tested at Hanford - Annette Cary
  • NRC - NRC Names New Resident Inspector at Browns Ferry Nuclear Plant
  • IAEA - Atoms for Health – Conclusions from the 2017 Scientific Forum - Ismini Dimidis, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication; Simona Hrncirikova, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - Global Network Meeting Highlights Knowledge Transfer and Capacity Building in Nuclear Safety - May Fawaz-Huber, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - IAEA and RCA Regional Office Sign Practical Arrangements to Enhance Cooperation in the Performance of Secretariat Duties under the 2017 Regional Cooperative Agreement
  • IAEA - Algeria Signs its Third Country Programme Framework (CPF) for 2018–2023
  • IAEA - Thailand Signs its Third Country Programme Framework (CPF) for 2017–2022
  • IAEA - Engaging the Young Generation, Ensuring the Future of Nuclear Energy - Oleksandra Gudkova, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - New Members Elected to IAEA Board of Governors
  • BBC - Iran nuclear deal: US 'sunset clause' concern remains - Tillerson
  • The Guardian - Hinkley Point C: fresh strike threat over pay dispute - Rob Davies
  • Trend News Agency - Iranian supreme leader lashes out at US president - Khalid Kazimov
  • NHK World - A-bomb survivors begin drive for UN treaty
  • Asahi Shimbun - TEPCO to delay emptying fuel storage pools at Fukushima plant - Chikako Kawahara
  • Japan Times - 50 signatories ink U.N. nuclear ban treaty opposed by major powers
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Anthonie Cilliers: Cost of nuclear vs other energy sources - Anthonie Cilliers
  • BelTA - Russian agency to help license Belarusian nuclear power plant operation
  • BelTA - Belarus invites IAEA to observe radiation emergency response exercise
  • BelTA - Makei presides over CSTO ministerial meeting in New York
  • Yonhap News - Trump says to put more sanctions on N. Korea - hague@yna.co.kr
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea mulling various measures to intensify pressure on N.K.: foreign ministry - kokobj@yna.co.kr
  • Press TV - Zarif meets Tillerson, P5+1 representatives over JCPOA
  • Press TV - Congress has no evidence showing Iran violated nuclear deal: Democrats
  • Press TV - Iran in 'technical compliance' with nuclear deal: US secretary of state
  • Press TV - Iran and partners launch historic energy project - Amina Taylor
  • Press TV - Negotiations with US on any issues would be 'waste of time': Rouhani
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Rule List of Approved Spent Fuel Storage Casks: EnergySolutions Corp., VSC-24 Ventilated Storage Cask System, Renewal of Initial Certificate and Amendment Nos. 1-6 FR Document: 2017-20010 Citation: 82 FR 44053 PDF Page 44053 (1 page)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Amendment Applications: Virginia Electric and Power Co., North Anna Power Station Independent Spent Fuel Storage Installation FR Document: 2017-20156 Citation: 82 FR 44218 PDF Pages 44218-44220 (3 pages)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Regulatory Issue Summary; Draft: Initiatives to Address Gas Accumulation FR Document: 2017-20118 Citation: 82 FR 44220 PDF Page 44220 (1 page)
  • Senator Dean Heller (R-NV) - Heller Statement on DOI Recommendations Related to Gold Butte
  • IEEE Spectrum - A Bittersweet Milestone for the World's Safest Nuclear Reactors - Peter Fairley
  • Arirang News - Strong earthquakes hit countries situated along Pacific Ring of Fire - jiwonpark@arirang.co.kr

    Wednesday, September 20, 2017

  • Chicago Tribune - Editorial: Illinois, the nuclear waste state
  • Nevada Appeal - Carson City site of free forum about potential Yucca Mountain nuclear waste dump
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - Editorial: San Onofre nuclear waste storage plan better alternative than inaction, barely
  • Nevada Appeal - Nuclear energy foundation founder advocates Yucca Mountain repository - Steve Ranson
  • DOE:IG - Audit Report: DOE-OIG-17-07 - Quality Assurance Management at the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant
  • National Law Review - Commission Significantly Reduces Scope of Proposed Low-Level Radioactive Waste Disposal Rule Revisions
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - WIPP: NWP contract extended for three years, almost $1B - Adrian C Hedden
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Regional Coalition Remembers Pete Domenici: Strong Leader Of NNM Communities and LANL - RCLC News
  • New Mexico Political Report - Lifeline for New Mexico: New international treaty bans nuclear weapons research and production - Greg Mello
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Further tests are needed after tainted well sample, officials say - Rebecca Moss
  • Tri-City Herald - New storage for Hanford's highly radioactive capsules topic of meeting - Annette Cary
  • AP News - 226 killed as 7.1 magnitude quake fells buildings in Mexico - Mark Stevenson, Christopher Sherman and Peter Orsi
  • AP News - Nations start signing nuke ban treaty opposed by big powers - Edith M. Lederer
  • Bloomberg - Haley to Join Tillerson at Iran Nuclear Deal Meeting at UN - Kambiz Foroohar
  • Bloomberg - Bain-Led Group to Buy Toshiba Chip Unit in $18 Billion Deal - Pavel Alpeyev and Yuki Furukawa
  • Bloomberg - China's Nuclear Power Appetite to Offset Western Decline - Elena Mazneva
  • Bloomberg - South Africa Sees No Hurry for New Coal and Gas Projects - Paul Burkhardt
  • Bloomberg - Mexico Searches for Survivors After Quake Leaves Hundreds Dead - Carlos M Rodriguez, Nacha Cattan, Michelle Davis, and Eric Martin
  • Bloomberg - Macron Uses UN Pedestal to Rebut Trump on Iran, Climate Deals - Gregory Viscusi
  • Bloomberg - Toshiba's Board Has One Last Job - Tim Culpan
  • Reuters - Saudi Arabia does not believe Iran abiding by nuclear deal: minister - John Irish and Michelle Nichols
  • Reuters - U.S. must suffer 'painful responses' from Iran after Trump speech: Guards chief - Babak Dehghanpisheh
  • Reuters - Dozens of states sign nuclear weapons ban treaty at United Nations - Michelle Nichols
  • Reuters - Iran nuclear deal must change if U.S. to stay: Tillerson - Arshad Mohammed, John Irish
  • Reuters - Finland's Fortum in talks to buy E.ON's stake in Uniper - Arno Schuetze, Jussi Rosendahl
  • Reuters - Earthquake rattles Mexico City
  • Reuters - French wind power capacity seen overtaking UK, Spain by 2030 - WindEurope - Bate Felix
  • Reuters - Iran prepared to resume curbed nuclear work if Trump quits deal - Iranian official - Parisa Hafezi
  • Reuters - Iran prepared to resume curbed nuclear work if Trump quits deal: Iranian official - Parisa Hafezi
  • Reuters - Trump made decision on Iran nuclear deal but does not reveal it - Jeff Mason, Parisa Hafezi
  • Reuters - Iran nuclear deal must change if U.S. to stay: Tillerson - Arshad Mohammed, John Irish
  • Reuters - U.S. nuclear reactors face uphill challenge, despite lower emissions - Scott DiSavino
  • Economic Times - India collaborating with Russia for nuclear power plant in Bangladesh - PTI
  • Lancaster Intelligencer Journal - Three Mile Island nuclear plant shuts down for refueling, maybe its last - Ad Crable
  • Austin American-Statesman - Some question decision to keep Texas nuclear plant open during Harvey - Sean Collins Walsh
  • Free Times, Columbia SC - Critics Say Commissioners Rubber-Stamped SCE&G's Nuclear Plans. Now They're Up for Reappointment - David Travis Bland
  • Savannah Morning News - Regulators vote to move forward on Vogtle nuclear plant - Mary Landers
  • WABE Atlanta - Georgia Regulators Will Decide On Nuclear Plant Vogtle Next Year - Molly Samuel
  • News & Star - Hinkley Point's Chinese investor interested in Cumbrian new nuclear?
  • Honolulu Civil Beat - Nuclear Blast Preparations: Inside Legislators' Secret Meeting - Courtney Teague
  • Wall Street Journal blog - Q&A: America's Options on a Nuclear North Korea - Shelby Holliday
  • Platts - French Nov peakload power contract above UK on looming nuclear risks - Shubhlakshmi Shukla
  • Gloucestershire Gazette - As wind power becomes cheaper than nuclear, MEP calls on South West MPs to reassess Hinkley Point - Miranda Airey
  • Charlotte Business Journal - Duke Energy's top nuclear exec heads to trade association - John Downey
  • Durham Region - Uxbridge council reiterates stance on nuclear waste - Moya Dillon
  • China Daily - China eyeing fourth UK nuclear project - Zheng Xin in Beijing and Cecily Liu in London
  • Trend News Agency - Kazakhstan, Russia sign agreement on nuclear energy co-op
  • Panorama Armenia - Armenian nuclear plant safety complies with international standards – minister
  • E&E Daily - LOBBYING: 'Hand-to-hand combat' on nuke incentives - Hannah Northey and Sam Mintz
  • NHK World - Nuclear Fuel Retrieval Delayed
  • Shillong Times, India - KSU questions double standards on uranium mining
  • Japan Times - Tepco to make legal safety vow as it seeks restart of reactors at Kashiwazaki-Kariwa plant
  • Prensa Latina - Bolivia, Russia Sign Contract to Build Nuclear Facility
  • ESI Africa - Nuclear scientists attend specialist conference
  • Aiken Standard - Senate bill keeps MOX funding intact - Thomas Gardiner
  • NextBigFuture - China high temperature nuclear reactor could replace coal plants and provide industrial heat - Brian Wang
  • Windham County Commons - State critical of explosives at VY, but is that the plan? - Mike Faher
  • NJ Spotlight - Just Say 'No Subsidies for Nukes,' New Jersey Voters Affirm - Tom Johnson
  • Independent Australia - A radioactive wolf in green clothing: Dissecting the latest pro-nuclear spin - Noel Wauchope
  • Xinhua News - S.Korea to cooperate with U.S. over peaceful resolution of Korean Peninsula nuclear issue
  • AllAfrica - South Africa: Experts Talk Nuclear Reactors
  • RNews SA - Nuclear remains a viable option: Deputy Minister
  • Sumter Item - Nuclear scandal,'legal' bribery and then silence - Phil Noble
  • The Scotsman - Scottish towns and nuclear base in danger from rising seas - Ilona Amos
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Concerns mount that customers will pay for Vogtle - Kristi E. Swartz
  • Southeast Energy News - Georgia regulators vote to move forward on Vogtle nuclear plant's plan - Brye Steeves
  • Interfax Energy - Saudi Arabia nuclear power studies continue
  • CLG News - Utilities meant to hide report on nuclear project - attorney
  • Olean Times Herald, NY - Demolition underway at major building in WVDP cleanup - Rick Miller
  • Santa Maria Times - Letter: Protecting nuke power - William Gloege, Santa Maria
  • DOE - Secretary of Energy Rick Perry Announces Integrated Biorefinery Optimization Projects
  • NAS - Project Update: Gulf War and Health, Volume 11: Generational Health Effects of Serving in the Gulf War
  • NRC - NRC Names Two Executives to Top Positions
  • NRC - NRC Names New Resident Inspector at Cooper Nuclear Power Plant
  • USGS - M 7.1 - 5km ENE of Raboso, Mexico
  • USGS - M 6.1 - 281km ESE of Kamaishi, Japan
  • USGS - M 5.2 - 70km ESE of Namie, Japan
  • IAEA - General Conference Day 3 Highlights - Aabha Dixit, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - Nuclear Technology Helps Southeast Asia Boost Climate-Proof Rice, Experts Demonstrate - Laura Gil, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - Joint Convention on Spent Fuel and Radioactive Waste Safety Celebrates 20th Anniversary - May Fawaz-Huber, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - Meeting the Challenge of Future Nuclear Decommissioning through Education and Training - Irena Chatzis, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • IAEA - Two Decades of Regulatory Cooperation to Strengthen Safety: Ibero-American Forum Turns 20 - Barbara Boreta, IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security
  • IAEA - New Application Increases Efficiency and Effectiveness of Safeguards Verification - Matt Fisher, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • World Nuclear News - Initiative launched for management of sealed sources
  • World Nuclear News - Russia and Paraguay forge closer nuclear power ties
  • Trend News Agency - Rouhani urges world to protect Iran nuclear deal - Farhad Daneshvar, Mehdi Sepahvand
  • Trend News Agency - Iranian newspapers discuss Trump's rhetoric against Iran - Farhad Daneshvar
  • Trend News Agency - Trump deserves tough response from Tehran, expert believes - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • Asahi Shimbun - Travel ban lifted on route leading to town near Fukushima plant
  • Japan Times - Nuclear watchdog orders Amazon to halt sales of product containing radioactive materials
  • Japan Times - Japan continues to support Iran nuke deal, Abe tells Rouhani on heels of Trump speech
  • Jiji Press - TEPCO Pledges to Include Safety Policy in Nuclear Plant Manuals
  • Bellona - Controversial Rosatom reactor build in Finland gets delayed - Charles Digges
  • Bellona - Europe's auto industry greenwashing diesel in attempt to save its dying technology - Bellona Europa
  • BelTA - Belarus, Slovenia to prepare agreement on cooperation in nuclear, radiation safety
  • BelTA - Belarus, IAEA discuss preparations for review missions
  • BelTA - BelNPP to satisfy 25% of Belarus' electricity needs
  • Yonhap News - Chinese people protest N. Korea's nuclear test
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea, U.S., Japan vow 'maximum pressure' on N. Korea
  • Press TV - Iranian president: No one will trust US if Trump nixes JCPOA
  • Press TV - JCPOA belongs to whole world, not just US: EU foreign policy chief
  • Press TV - 'Trump's opposition to Iran deal shows US cannot be trusted'
  • Press TV - French leader speaks in defense of Iran deal in first UN speech
  • Press TV - Iran needs defensive weapons to protect nation: Rouhani
  • Press TV - Trump's anti-Iran speech proves US failed policies in Middle East: IRGC commander
  • Press TV - Russia rebukes Trump, says to 'defend' Iran nuclear deal
  • Press TV - Trump's UN speech 'belongs in medieval times,' says Iran's Zarif
  • Press TV - Debate: Trump's anti-Iran rhetoric
  • Press TV - Israel can't push US to withdraw from Iran nuclear deal: Analyst
  • KNPR Las Vegas - Metro Chamber Of Commerce Heading To Washington, D.C.
  • NRC - Independent Evaluation of NRC's Implementation of the Federal Information Security Modernization Act of 2014 for Fiscal Year 2017 – Region IV, Arlington, Texas
  • Washington Examiner - Trump leaves himself little room for Iran deal recertification - Sarah Westwood
  • Korea Herald - The human cost of nuclear testing - Justin Fendos, professor at Donseo University
  • IAEA - IAEA Designates Capacity Building Centre in Japan for Emergency Preparedness and Response
  • IAEA - Zimbabwe Signs Its Second Country Programme Framework (CPF) for 2017–2021 - Oversight and Government Reform

    Tuesday, September 19, 2017

  • Las Vegas Sun - L.V. goes to D.C.: Why 100 local leaders are headed to Washington
  • Huron Daily-Tribune - Congressman acts against nuclear waste site - Brenda Battel
  • Nevada Independent - Election 2018: On the Record: Where lieutenant governor candidate Kate Marshall stands on policy issues - Jackie Valley
  • Clemson Newsstand - Scientist partners with SRNL to repurpose nuclear power byproduct - Hannah Halusker, College of Science
  • B92 Belgrade - Step closer to truth: How much has NATO bombing poisoned us - Vecernje Novosti
  • St George News - Have health questions? The Cedar City Health Fair promises answers - Tracie Sullivan
  • Federal News Radio - New whistleblower non-profit looks to raise protections, lower barriers to legal resources - Meredith Somers
  • Corporate Counsel ( - Federal Contractors Beware: There's a New Whistleblower Firm in Town - Sue Reisinger, Corporate Counsel
  • DOE - Department of Energy National Labs Recognized as International R&D Hub by International Atomic Energy Agency
  • Oak Ridge Today - DOE labs, including ORNL, recognized as international R&D hub by IAEA - John Huotari
  • Los Alamos Monitor - Mortandad Canyon chromium plume may be wider than expected - Tris DeRoma
  • Albuquerque Journal - High chromium levels found at one Los Alamos well - Mark Oswald
  • KMVT Twin Falls - INL to host national conversation in Delaware on protecting critical infrastructure
  • DOE:Newswise - 25 Years After the Last U.S. Nuclear Test
  • AP News - The Latest: UN head says nuclear threat at high level
  • AP News - Senate backs bill to pump $700 billion into military - Richard Lardner
  • AP News - The Latest: Israeli PM praises Trump's speech
  • AP News - Navy chief: Budget cuts strain force amid ship crashes - Lolita C. Baldor
  • Bloomberg - Russian Nuclear Giant Joins Scramble to Supply Electric-Car Boom - Jack Farchy and Elena Mazneva
  • Bloomberg - Senate Votes to Buy More Military Planes Than Pentagon Requested - Roxana Tiron
  • Bloomberg - Trump Warns North Korea's 'Rocket Man' in First UN Speech - Margaret Talev and Jennifer Jacobs
  • Bloomberg - Trump Says World Will 'See Very Soon' If U.S. Stays in Iran Deal - Jennifer Jacobs and Toluse Olorunnipa
  • Reuters - France's EDF will defend its business position in energy sector review - Benjamin Mallet
  • Bloomberg - Clean Energy Is Approaching a Tipping Point - Reed Landberg
  • Bloomberg - Subsidy-Free Wind Farms Risk Ruining the Industry's Reputation - Jess Shankleman
  • Reuters - French reactor review finds anomalies, EDF ordered to widen inspections - Geert De Clercq, Sudip Kar-Gupta and Bate Felix
  • Reuters - Wreck of WWI German 'U-boat' submarine found off Belgium - Robert-Jan Bartunek
  • Reuters - Factbox: Countries which have expelled North Korean ambassadors after nuclear test - Heekyong Yang, James Pearson
  • Reuters - EDF in talks with Saudi Arabia, South Africa for nuclear deals - Geert De Clercq
  • Reuters - China says North Korea nuclear issue must be resolved peacefully - Ben Blanchard and Christian Shepherd
  • Reuters - Mattis hints at military options on North Korea but offers no details - Phil Stewart, Idrees Ali
  • Reuters - Trump says if threatened, U.S. will 'totally destroy' North Korea - Steve Holland, Jeff Mason
  • Reuters - U.N. chief says statesmanship needed on North Korea, takes digs at Trump - Michelle Nichols
  • Reuters - Threats cannot help resolve Korean peninsula situation, China says - Michael Martina
  • Financial Times - Lithuania: Russian-built nuclear plant revives Chernobyl fears - Richard Milne in Buivydziai and Vilnius and Henry Foy in Ostrovets
  • BelTA - Belarus-Russia nuclear fuel supply draft agreement at final stage
  • BelTA - Lithuania's plans to block electricity import from BelNPP dismissed as political statement
  • BelTA - Belarus' nuclear program on display in IAEA HQ in Vienna
  • BelTA - Belarus to submit national report on NPP stress tests to European Commission in October
  • BelTA - BelNPP to satisfy 25% of Belarus' electricity needs
  • BelTA - Polish Atomic Energy Agency gets familiar with BelNPP construction
  • BelTA - BelNPP to help reduce electricity costs, further differentiate tariffs
  • Financial Times - China in the running to buy into new UK nuclear plant - Jim Pickard, Lucy Hornby and Archie Zhang
  • Daily Telegraph - China mulls Moorside nuclear rescue deal to deepen roots in UK plants - Jillian Ambrose
  • The Guardian - Letter: Nuclear must be part of the low-carbon mix - Agneta Rising, Director general, World Nuclear Association
  • InsideSources - Westinghouse, Largest Nuclear Reactor Builder, Announces Its Exit From Construction Business - Erin Mundahl
  • InsideSources - States Have the Power to Keep Nuclear in the Mix - John Hanger and Marc Spitzer
  • Japan Times - Cooling systems at five NRA-cleared nuke plants could fail if nearby volcanoes erupt
  • Charleston Post Courier - Santee Cooper CEO says he believes failed South Carolina nuclear project could still be completed - Jamie Lovegrove
  • Augusta Chronicle - Utility CEO warns against selling off failed SC nuclear project for parts
  • WACH FOX 57 Columbia SC - Utility companies highlight problems leading to failure - Jamal Goss
  • WLTX Columbia, SC - SCE&G Rates Won't Go Down Despite Halt in Nuclear Construction - Loren Thomas
  • The State - VC Summer nuclear expansion could be finished some day, Santee Cooper chief says - Avery G. Wilks
  • ABC Columbia - Santee Cooper President Says He "Gave Up" on Westinghouse in 2014 - Gabrielle Franklin
  • WSPA-TV Spartanburg, SC - Nuclear reactors will be built 'at some point' say utility CEO - AP
  • ABC Columbia - Senators Question V.C. Summer Executives in Committee Hearing - Grace Joyal
  • WIS-TV Columbia, SC - Senators: 'What went wrong' at V.C. Summer nuclear site? - Samantha Bleiweis
  • Economic Times - Second Kudankulam 1,000 MW nuclear plant to restart on October 7
  • Pakistan Nation - Revisiting India's Nuclear Exceptionalism - Senator Sehar Kamran
  • Financial Express - Nuclear energy inevitable option for India: Sekhar Basu
  • BillMoyers.com - Kushner, Bannon, Flynn Pushed Huge Nuclear Power Deal in Middle East for Profit, In Secret - Ursula Faw
  • IAEA - Nuclear Operators Forum Discusses Challenges in Finding and Retaining Talent - Shant Krikorian, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • IAEA - IAEA Event Emphasizes Gender Parity as Crucial for Innovation and Organizational Excellence - Estelle Marais, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - Nuclear High Temperature Heat Could Replace Fossil Fuels in Industry, Mitigate Climate Change - Matt Fisher, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - Step into the World of Nuclear Security Training – Online, Mobile and in 3-D - Nicole Jawerth, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - Nuclear Techniques in Human Health: Scientific Forum Opens - Miklos Gaspar, Office of Public Information and Communication; Luciana Viegas, Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - IAEA Announces Concept of Qualified Technical Centres for the Management of Disused Sealed Radioactive Sources - Irena Chatzis, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • The Engineer UK - UK project aims to extend life and improve performance of nuclear plants - Helen Knight
  • KPBS - Edison Proceeds With Plans To Bury Nuclear Waste At San Onofre Site - Alison St John
  • Copenhagen Post - Risø to continue as Denmark's nuclear waste storage facility - Stephen Gadd
  • Independent Barents Observer - No building permit for northern Finland nuclear project Fennovoima before 2019 - YLE News
  • Helsinki Times - Fennovoima concedes nuclear power plant construction will be delayed - Aleksi Teivainen
  • Globes Israeli Business - Compromise reached with nuclear employee cancer victims - Tal Schneider
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea eyes Saudi Arabia's nuclear plant deal - Kim Eun-jung
  • Xinhua News - Chinese foreign minister to attend meeting on Iran nuke issue
  • Energy Collective - Saudia Arabia Plans Nuclear Energy RFI for 2.8 Gwe
  • Times of Israel - Government has no plans to close aging Dimona nuclear facility
  • Ha'aretz Daily - Dimona Nuclear Reactor: 10 Years Past Its Projected Lifespan With No Plans to Be Shut Down - Chaim Levinson
  • Houston Chronicle - What happens when the coal and nuclear plants close? - James Osborne
  • Portsmouth Herald News - Seabrook nuclear plant watchdog's request rejected - Angeljean Chiaramida
  • Sudan Tribune - Sudan completes preliminary surveys of nuclear power plant: minister
  • Platts - Prairie Island-2 nuclear unit in Minnesota off grid due to oil leak - Michael McAuliffe
  • Arab News - Saudi Arabia still examining options for nuclear power plants
  • Energy Voice Aberdeen - New poll finds public wary of nuclear and fracking sites - David McPhee
  • Sputnik News - Israel to Pay Compensation to About 170 Nuclear Scientists Suffering From Cancer
  • Foreign Policy Research Institute - Our Brave New Nuclear World - Arthur Waldron
  • Eurasia Review - Rouhani's Resolute Yet Conciliatory Message To US – OpEd - Kaveh L. Afrasiabi
  • Korea Herald - Editorial: China's two faces
  • Cape Business News - The truth about nuclear power in SA
  • Global Times - UN atomic chief praises China's CAP1400 nuclear reactor
  • Global Times - China now one of world's top-3 shale gas producers - Sun Wenyu
  • Press TV - JCPOA belongs to whole world, not just US: EU foreign policy chief - Japan News
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Behind the Scenes / N-training facilities reopen amid fewer students - Yusuke Tomiyama
  • Al-Ahram daily - Egypt continuing efforts to execute its peaceful nuclear energy programme: Minister
  • Rutland Herald - Letter: Let Yankee site lie fallowAmelia Shea, Brattleboro
  • Vermont Journalism Trust - Vernon seeks 'unrestricted' future for Vermont Yankee site - Mike Faher
  • IAEA - Advanced Nuclear Technologies can Help Achieve a Carbon-Free Energy Future - Jennet Orayeva, IAEA Nuclear Energy Department
  • Utility Dive - Connecticut Senate passes Millstone nuclear support bill - Peter Maloney
  • Energy Live News - New wave of nuclear apprentices join project
  • PR Newswire - New Jersey voters reject subsidies for nuclear plants, says new poll - American Petroleum Institute
  • World Nuclear News - European group calls for JCPOA support
  • World Nuclear News - China plans further high temperature reactor innovation
  • World Nuclear News - NuScale highlights non-power uses of its SMR
  • Xinhua News - 1st LD: UN chief highlights "nuclear peril" in work report to General Assembly
  • Law360 - 3rd Circ. Ends Suit Over UPenn Nuclear Researcher's Cancer - Dorothy Atkins
  • Equal Times - The Soviet nuclear legacy lives on in Mailuu-Suu - Tien Tran
  • Business Post Nigeria - NNRA Partners IAEA to Train Staff on Nuclear Power Program - Dipo Olowookere
  • Pike County News Watchman - Dump the Dump CARD Rally to be held Saturday
  • Tri-City Herald - Trial accuses Hanford contractor, mayor of retaliation - Annette Cary
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - DOE, contractor tried to shift IWTU costs - Kevin Trevellyan
  • Scout Warrior - USS George Washington Carrier Overhaul Brings New Weapons & F-35
  • Public News Service - After Irma, Solar Power Helped Keep Florida Shining - Trimmel Gomes, Public News Service - FL
  • Tri-City Herald - Letter: Profits matter more than people in kleptocracy - Bink Owen, Walla Walla
  • Pittsburgh Tribune-Review - Editorial: Reconsider the Apollo radiation case
  • Oak Ridge Today - Y-12 has emergency management exercise on Wednesday
  • Pahrump Valley Times - Nevada board to consider $1M to fight Yucca Mountain plan - Sean Whaley
  • Public Citizen - Bipartisan Group of Security, Ethics and Investigations Experts Urge Senators to Support Legislation Protecting the Independent Special Counsel
  • DOE - Secretary of Energy Rick Perry Announces High Performance Computing for Materials Program to Help Industry Develop New, Improved Materials for Severe Environments
  • DOE - Department of Energy Announces 18 New Projects to Accelerate Production of Macroalgae for Energy and Other Uses
  • USGS - M 7.1 - 5km ENE of Raboso, Mexico
  • USGS - M 5.4 - 98km SSW of Tres Picos, Mexico
  • USGS - M 5.1 - 35km NNW of Gerash, Iran
  • IAEA - General Conference Day 2 Highlights - Aabha Dixit, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - Cambodia Signs its Second Country Programme Framework (CPF) for 2017-2023
  • IAEA - Nuclear Techniques in Human Health: Prevention, Diagnosis, and Treatment
  • IAEA - IAEA Receives Medical Linear Accelerator under Partnership from Manufacturer - Miklos Gaspar, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - Member States' Adherence to Treaties Strengthens Nuclear Safety and Security - Aabha Dixit, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Trend News Agency - Zarif lashes out at Trump over anti-Iran remarks - Khalid Kazimov
  • Trend News Agency - Is it time to ditch Iran's nuclear deal? - Farhad Daneshvar
  • Trend News Agency - Negative public opinion against Iran - what US needs the most - Azer Ahmadbayli
  • NHK World - Spent fuel retrieval at Fukushima to be delayed
  • Japan Times - Taiwan conditionally lifts import ban on Japanese beef
  • Mainichi Daily News - IAEA head Amano aims for concrete results after re-election for 3rd term
  • Press TV - Velayati: Iran will never accept to renegotiate nuclear deal
  • Press TV - At UN, a French push to defend Iran deal
  • Press TV - Rouhani: Violation of intl. agreements leads to chaos, bullying in world
  • Press TV - Trump calls Iran nuclear deal an 'embarrassment' to US
  • Kyodo News - 5 nuclear plants' cooling systems may fail during volcanic eruptions
  • Japan Times - Cooling systems at five NRA-cleared nuke plants could fail if nearby volcanoes erupt
  • The Hill - US opens first permanent military base in Israel - Ellen Mitchell
  • Ha'aretz Daily - With Ballistic Missile Radar, U.S. Opens First Permanent Military Base in Israel--Air defense base is located within Israel Air Force base in the Negev - Amos Harel
  • Reuters - Quiet energy revolution underway in Japan as dozens of towns go off the grid - Aaron Sheldrick, Osamu Tsukimori
  • Xinhua News - China sticks to rational, coordinated and balanced nuclear safety: vice minister
  • Taipei Times - Nuclear safety drill to be held outside plant for first time - Lin Chia-nan
  • Utility Dive - SCE nuclear waste settlement highlights growing problem for shuttered plants - Peter Maloney
  • Chillicothe Gazette - Rally set to oppose nuclear waste dump
  • Radio New Zealand - Nuke waste shipments in Pacific a worry for SPREP

    Monday, September 18, 2017

  • Utility Dive - SCE nuclear waste settlement highlights growing problem for shuttered plants - Peter Maloney
  • KUAM, Guam - Firing range has environmental affects extending beyond the land - Valerie Maigue
  • Washington Post - Former whistleblower starts legal aid group to guide would-be tipsters - Carol Morello
  • National Law Journal - Former Whistleblower, Lawyer Start Free Law Firm for Federal Workers - Cogan Schneier
  • Newburyport Daily News - Hearing sought on Seabrook nuke plant evacuation plan - Jim Sullivan
  • Bloomberg - Iran Appears to Be Respecting Nuclear Deal, France Says - Gregory Viscusi
  • Bloomberg - Interior Chief Urges Shrinking 4 National Monuments in West - Matthew Daly, The Associated Press
  • Bloomberg - Macron Wants to Remind the World France Is a Nuclear Power Too - Gregory Viscusi
  • Reuters - UPDATE 2-Finnish nuclear project sees delay in getting licence - Jussi Rosendahl and Tuomas Forsell
  • Reuters - France opens door to strengthen Iran nuclear deal for post-2025 - John Irish
  • Reuters - U.S. and Iran argue over inspections at nuclear watchdog meeting - Shadia Nasralla
  • Reuters - Iran's Khamenei warns U.S. against 'wrong move' on nuclear deal - Doina Chiacu
  • The Guardian - Trump and Netanyahu ready united assault against Iran nuclear deal - Julian Borger
  • Iran Front Page - Iran Nuclear Chief Says IAEA Will Remain Impartial
  • Mehr News - 76 figures urge US, EU leaders to sustain Iran Nuclear Deal
  • LobeLog - Abort the Iran Nuclear Deal and Increase the North Korean Nuclear Threat to the US - Robert Hunter
  • Council on Foreign Relations blog - Is Iran the New North Korea? Not Even Close - Steven A. Cook
  • Washington Post - U.S. and Iran accuse each other of backsliding on nuclear deal - Carol Morello
  • Press TV - 'US's Iran problem not related to nuclear deal'
  • Press TV - US sanctions to speed up nuclear program development: N Korea
  • Press TV - Stance on JCPOA proves US untrustworthy: Activist
  • Press TV - Diplomacy, Iran's best response to US JCPOA breach: Academic
  • Times of Israel - Trump says US will dump Iran deal if watchdog doesn't bare teeth
  • Arutz Sheva - IAEA rejects Israeli claims it showed weakness
  • Tasnim News Agency - Scrapping Nuclear Deal with Iran Tantamount to End of NPT: French Diplomats
  • Reuters - Saudi Arabia says still examining options for nuclear power plants
  • Reuters - U.S. and Iran argue over inspections at nuclear watchdog meeting - Shadia Nasralla
  • Reuters - Nuclear group Fennovoima sees Finland reactor licence delayed - Jussi Rosendahl
  • Reuters - France floats idea of strengthening Iran nuclear deal post-2025 - John Irish, Parisa Hafezi
  • Reuters - TABLE-Swiss nuclear plant outages and restarts - Vera Eckert
  • Reuters - North Korea says more sanctions will spur it to hasten nuclear plans - Soyoung Kim
  • The Guardian - Soviet officer who averted cold war nuclear disaster dies aged 77 - Marc Bennetts in Moscow
  • New York Times - Stanislav Petrov, Soviet Officer Who Helped Avert Nuclear War, Is Dead at 77 - Sewell Chan
  • The Independent - Stanislav Petrov dead: The Soviet officer who 'saved the world' by averting nuclear war dies aged 77--'I was literally just doing my job' - Samuel Osborne
  • BBC - Stanislav Petrov: The man who may have saved the world - Pavel Aksenov
  • RT - 'I was just doing my job': Soviet officer who averted nuclear war dies at age 77
  • The Guardian - Most Britons 'dislike prospect of living near mini nuclear station' - Adam Vaughan
  • Pittsburgh Tribune-Review - Apollo area residents involved in failed NUMEC nuke suit hope federal judges reconsider - Mary Ann Thomas
  • The Courier-Mail, Queensland - Liddell power station bidder Trevor St Baker says Australia must go nuclear - Anthony Galloway
  • Sydney Morning Herald - Australia joins international nuclear power research group - Cole Latimer
  • Radio New Zealand - Marshalls still to decide on UN nuke ban treaty
  • Jerusalem Post - Israel nuke agency to pay 170 scientists suffering from cancer - Yonah Jeremy Bob
  • Times of Israel - State to compensate cancer-stricken Dimona nuclear workers - TOI staff
  • SA Independent - SA is to push nuclear deal's restart button
  • North Andover Eagle-Tribune, MA - Hearing sought on Seabrook nuke plant evacuation plan - Jim Sullivan
  • Aberdeen Press and Journal - Plane carrying nuclear waste takes off day after UK terror alert raised to "critical" - Jamie McKenzie
  • Yonhap News - Former presidential secretary named S. Korea's new top nuke envoy - kokobj@yna.co.kr
  • Radio New Zealand - Nuke waste shipments in Pacific a worry for SPREP
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea to inspect nuclear reactors over safety concerns - Kim Eun-jung
  • Korea Herald - Moon heads to UN meeting as NK nukes loom over world - Choi He-suk
  • LobeLog - Iran and the Nuclear Sunset Clauses - Paul R. Pillar
  • IAEA - Director General Highlights IAEA Programmes and Results at 61st General Conference Opening - Estelle Marais, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - General Conference Day 1 Highlights - Aabha Dixit, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - China Signs Agreement to Provide Training in Nuclear Technology - Laura Gil, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - Belgian and US Research Reactors to Become International Centres for R&D under IAEA Label - Irena Chatzis, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • IAEA - IAEA Recognizes Contributors that Helped Modernize its Laboratories; New Donations Announced by Germany and US - Laura Gil, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano Appointed to New Term - Aabha Dixit, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - Israel Signs a Country Programme Framework (CPF) for 2018–2023
  • IAEA - Nuclear and Radiation Safety and Security in Focus at General Conference Side Events
  • IAEA - Nuclear Energy Side Events at the 61st IAEA General Conference
  • IAEA - Technical Cooperation Side Events at the 61st IAEA General Conference - William Foster, IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation
  • IAEA - Ensuring Food Safety: How Uganda Has Developed its Capacities to Test and Monitor for Veterinary Drug Residue in Animal Feed and Products - V. Varbanova, Department of Technical Cooperation, Division for Africa
  • IAEA - IAEA Launches Project to Enhance Leadership and Management Systems for New Nuclear Power Programmes - Matt Van Sickle, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy; Elisabeth Dyck, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • IAEA - IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano Appointed to New Term - Aabha Dixit, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - Director General's Remarks on Reappointment - IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano
  • IAEA - Director General's Statement to Sixty-First Regular Session of IAEA General Conference
  • IAEA - Director General Highlights IAEA Programmes and Results at 61st General Conference Opening - Estelle Marais, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - Conference Elects Maria Zeneida Angara Collinson of the Philippines as President
  • Southeast Energy News - Audit could prevent rate hikes for South Carolina nuclear plant - Brye Steeves
  • Newsmax - Report: NKorea Within 3 Years of Completing Nuke Powered Submarine - Cathy Burke
  • Reuters - TABLE-Belgian nuclear power reactor outages
  • Times of India - German nuclear plant outages and restarts - Reuters
  • Japan Times - Editorial: NRA screening of Tepco's restart plan
  • Focus Taiwan - Annual nuclear safety drill to kick off in New Taipei Thursday
  • Dong-A Ilbo - China's internal conflicts over N. Korean nuclear and THAAD
  • BelTA - Polish Atomic Energy Agency gets familiar with BelNPP construction
  • BelTA - IAEA pledges further assistance to Belarus with BelNPP construction
  • BelTA - Lukashenko congratulates Yukiya Amano on his appointment to another term as IAEA Director General
  • Dong-A Ilbo - N. Korean nuke issue heats up Chinese public opinions - Wan-Jun Yun
  • SeeNews Southeast Europe - Bulgaria's NPP Kozloduy shuts down Unit 6 for annual maintenance
  • Business Wire - Westinghouse to Supply Four Reactors in Ukraine with Important Safety Systems - Westinghouse Electric Company
  • World Nuclear News - Komarov explains nuclear's role in energy mix
  • World Nuclear News - China's 37th reactor enters commercial operation
  • World Nuclear News - Amano to stay until 2021
  • World Nuclear News - Australia becomes active member of GIF
  • World Nuclear News - Fennovoima sees delay in licensing of Hanhikivi 1
  • World Nuclear News - Westinghouse to supply upgrade systems to Zaporozhe
  • ETEnergyworld.com - Nuclear much cheaper option than renewable energy: Rosatom
  • BelTA - Belarus, European Commission agree on time for peer review of nuclear power plant stress tests
  • The State - Where to hide nuclear secrets? Behind a lawyer, of course - Cindi Ross Scoppe
  • BelTA - Belarusian nuclear industry watchdog to study Hungary's experience of welcoming inspections
  • Baltic Course - UN Aarhus Convention: Belarus building N-plant without public consent - SA Times Johannesburg
  • Times LIVE-Johannesburg - Editorial: KPMG owes us a lot more than an apology
  • Financial Times - South Africa's tax authority threatens legal action against KPMG - Joseph Cotterill and David Pilling
  • Eyewitness News Johannesburg - Former Sars officials: More to unravel at KPMG - Flo Letoaba
  • SA Independent - KPMG facing backlash from corporate South Africa
  • SA Independent - SA KPMG CEO resigns following Gupta scandals
  • Business Day South Africa - Editorial: KPMG's offer cannot undo damage wrought on South Africa
  • Daily Maverick - KPMG: A mission for our times - Kalim Rajab
  • SA Independent - KPMG must be taken to task and will answer for their immoral conduct - ANC
  • Reuters Africa - KPMG weighing options as South Africa's tax service plans to sue - TJ Strydom
  • The State - Letter: How to scale back SCANA's influenceAllen Olson, Irmo
  • NAS - Project Update: Review of Governance Reform in the National Nuclear Security Administration
  • Trend News Agency - Upcoming meeting on Iranian nuclear deal in NY - last Iranian warning? - Elmira Tariverdiyeva
  • Trend News Agency - Rouhani: US to pay a high price if Trump scraps Iran nuclear deal
  • Trend News Agency - JCPOA proved crucial to improving Iran's banking ties
  • Trend News Agency - Iran's airports: No investment deal since JCPOA - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • Asahi Shimbun - Editorial: Abe attempting to escape from scandals with call for election
  • BelTA - IAEA reaffirms safety as top priority in nuclear technologies
  • Press TV - Iran implementing nuclear-related commitments under JCPOA: IAEA
  • Press TV - Scrapping nuclear deal with Iran will be clear breach of agreement: Pres. Rouhani
  • Press TV - Iran confident IAEA will remain impartial: Nuclear chief
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on Northwest Medical Isotopes FR Document: 2017-19801 Citation: 82 FR 43575 PDF Pages 43575-43576 (2 pages)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on Plant Operations and Fire Protection FR Document: 2017-19800 Citation: 82 FR 43575 PDF Page 43575 (1 page)

    Sunday, September 17, 2017

  • Nevada Appeal - 20 YEARS AGO: Howard Hughes: The safety of shipping nuclear waste was questioned by Howard Hughes in various "secret" documents found after his death
  • Las Vegas Sun - WHERE I STAND: Don't take chances with Mother Nature, human nature - Brian Greenspun
  • Las Vegas Sun - Health effects of environmental hazards can be seen firsthand in Las Vegas - Lisa Abrahime and Laura Beauregard
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Las Vegas Wash trail to close next week for construction work - Henry Brean
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - DOE Announces WIPP Contract Extension
  • KRQE News 13 Albuquerque - Contract extended for management of US nuclear dump - Lillian Case
  • Boulder Daily Camera - Letter: Data show minimal risk at Rocky Flats - Victor Holm, Prescott, Ariz.
  • Yakima Herald-Republic - No sole factor in Central Washington birth-defect cluster, health officials say - Molly Rosbach
  • AP News - Defiant N. Korea leader says he will complete nuke program - Kim Tong-Hyung and Edith M. Lederer
  • Reuters - Haley says U.N. has exhausted options on North Korea - Doina Chiacu
  • Reuters - Iran leader Khamenei warns U.S. against 'wrong move' on nuclear deal
  • Reuters - Dubai awards $3.9 billion solar energy contract to Shanghai Electric, ACWA Power - Andrew Torchia
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - OpEd: World is crying out for clean energy, not nuclear weapons - Greg Mello
  • Japan Times - The time for 'nuclear sharing' with Japan is drawing near--Introducing U.S. nuclear weapons will be a necessary evil amid the current security turbulence - Masahiro Matsumura
  • South China Morning Post - Just like his grandfather, Kim Jong-un exploits mistrust between US and China - Cary Huang
  • Singapore Straits Times - N. Korea's Kim vows to achieve nuclear goal - Agence France-Presse, Bloomberg, Reuters
  • IOL - The truth about nuclear power in SA - Nabeelah Shaikh
  • Bharat Shakti - Navy's N-Sub INS Aridhaman Loaded With Lethal Features As India Eyes Underwater Prowess
  • Xinhua News - E. China nuclear power reactor begins commercial operations
  • National Interest - Iran and the Nuclear Sunset Clauses - Paul R. Pillar
  • Ha'aretz Daily - Israel: IAEA Received Info About Suspected Iranian Nuclear Sites but Didn't Inspect Many of Them - Barak Ravid
  • Press TV - Iran's nuclear chief heads to Vienna to attend annual IAEA conference
  • Gulf News - IAEA has not accessed all Iran nuclear sites, Israel claims
  • Gulf News - Iran interference in Arab world grave menace–Kuwait
  • Las Cruces Sun-News - Letter: Alternatives to nuclear costs - Thomas Olson, Las Cruces
  • Trend News Agency - Nuclear deal beneficial to regional, global security: Iran's president
  • Press TV - Rouhani heads to New York for 'very important' talks
  • Al-Ahram Daily - Egypt minister of electricity to address UN Nuclear power agency general meeting in Vienna
  • Korea Times - LKP's nuclear drive gets cold shoulder - Choi Ha-young
  • Herald-News, Joliet IL - Exelon Generation distributed safety brochures
  • Savannah Morning News - Letter(#2): Nuclear energy is too expensive - David C. Kyler, Director, Center for a Sustainable Coast, St. Simons Island
  • Vermont Journalism Trust - State claims Vermont Yankee buyer would use explosives - Mike Faher
  • DigitalJournal - Bill Gates boosts Energy Department's endangered ARPA-E program - Karen Graham
  • USGS - M 4.9 - 13km ESE of Namie, Japan
  • Trend News Agency - JCPOA gives Iran upper hand against US - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • Trend News Agency - Khamenei: Iran to react any US "wrong" move on JCPOA - Fatih Karimov
  • JAIF - Government Team Releases Draft Revisions to Mid-to-Long-Term Decommissioning Roadmap for Fukushima Daiichi NPPs
  • JAIF - Round Table Studying the Energy Situation toward 2050 Begins Deliberations
  • JAIF - Cabinet Office Releases Results of Study on Economic Scale of Radiation Applications in Fiscal 2015
  • TEPCO - Press Release (Sep 11,2017)Situation of storing and treatment of accumulated water including highly concentrated radioactive materials at Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station
  • Press TV - Iran will respond to any 'wrong move' on JCPOA: Leader
  • Press TV - Washington's illogical positions contravene nuclear deal: Iran official
  • Press TV - Iran MPs urge action after US ban on aircraft sales
  • The Guardian - Letters: Beware nuclear industry's fake news on being emissions free
  • New Baltimore Voice - Officials continue fighting plan to bury nuclear waste under Lake Huron--Final decision expected by end of year - Gina Joseph
  • The Australian - Letter: Small reactors are the most attractive power-source option - Tony Irwin, Kirribilli, NSW
  • Sunshine Coast Daily Australia - Wind and solar are no answer to power costs - Geoff Cass, Tewantin

    Saturday, September 16, 2017

  • Chicago Tribune - Zion skyline in for a change with planned razing of nuclear towers - Mary McIntyre
  • DJC Oregon - Trump administration's actions worry worker advocates - Jennifer Norris, BridgeTower Media Newswire
  • Albuquerque Journal - WIPP contract extended 3 years - Maddy Hayden
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Cancer-causing chemicals appear to spread in regional aquifer near LANL - Rebecca Moss
  • LA Monitor - Sen. Domenici, a tireless advocate for LA County, dies - Tris DeRoma
  • Tri-City Herald - State gives feds more time for Hanford radioactive waste tunnel plan -
  • Tri-City Herald - State gives feds more time for Hanford radioactive waste tunnel plan
  • AP News - Defiant N. Korea leader says he will complete nuke program - Kim Tong-Hyung and Edith M. Lederer
  • Bloomberg - North Korea Says Missile Test Was Aimed at 'Confirming Action Procedures of Actual War' - Kanga Kong
  • Bloomberg - More Rules for Launching Nukes Won't Make U.S. Safer - Stephen L. Carter
  • Reuters - Russia to the United States: Stay in Iran nuclear deal - Michelle Nichols
  • The Guardian - US warns of military option if North Korea nuclear and missile tests continue - Julian Borger in Washington, Justin McCurry in Tokyo and Tom Phillips in Beijing
  • Vanity Fair - Mike Flynn's Nuclear Side-Hustle Gets Even Shadier - Bess Levin
  • The Guardian - Nuclear power plants may not keep Britain's lights on, say Lib Dems - Adam Vaughan and Jessica Elgot
  • Foreign Policy - Tillerson, Iranian Foreign Minister to Talk Nuke Deal Next Week - Colum Lynch
  • DOE - The Nuclear Heart of Cassini--After nearly two decades in space and billions of miles traveled, Cassini's journey is finally over - Simon Edelman, Matt Dozier
  • Telegraph Business, London - Government set to approve 'mini' nuclear reactors in coming months - Hannah Boland
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - Nuclear scientists from abroad converge for conference in Carlsbad - Adrian C Hedden
  • ABC.au - Scientists keep eye on North Korea's nuclear tests from the outback - Elise Scott
  • Economic Times - Iran possesses non-nuclear "father of all bombs"
  • Santa Rosa Press Democrat - Sonoma County firm sees uptick in business amid nuclear worries - Bill Swindell
  • The State - Secret nuclear report should block SCANA from charging customers more, legislators told - Avery G. Wilks
  • WLTX Columbia, SC - Report Calls Into Question The Decisions Made at V.C. Summer - Sonia Gutierrez
  • Augusta Chronicle - Attorney: Utilities meant to hide report on nuclear project
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Audit could pull plug on more rate hikes to cover failed $9 billion South Carolina nuclear plant - Andrew Brown
  • ABC Columbia, SC - SCE&G Executives Address Report That They May Have Known About Nuclear Problems Since 2015
  • Electric Light & Power - Santee Cooper, SCE&G execs testify on failed nuclear plant - Seanna Adcox
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - Inspections of nuclear waste containers at San Onofre may come sooner - Rob Nikolewski
  • The State - Fairfield County's unemployment rate spikes because of Summer project shutdown - Jeff Wilkinson
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Letter: Nuclear plant fiasco - Walter D. Carr, Ashley River Road, Charleston
  • DOE Newswise - Small Businesses to GAIN From Argonne Nuclear Expertise
  • Sunshine Coast Daily Australia - Letter: Must be kidding on nuclear power - Gabrielle Luft, Maleny
  • POWERnews - ENEC CEO Highlights Priorities of UAE Peaceful Nuclear Energy Program at WNA Symposium in London
  • Sputnik News - A Shield for the Yars: Russia's Invincible Nuclear Club
  • Federal News Radio - David Trimble: GAO finds faults with plans for uranium processing facilities
  • Reuters UK - TABLE-Belgian nuclear power reactor outages
  • WKOW - Milwaukee's nuclear missile history
  • Daily Sabah - Construction of Akkuyu Nuclear Power Plant may begin in March
  • Hartford Courant - Senate Approves Millstone Aid, Bill Awaits House Action - Stephen Singer
  • New London Day - Millstone bill clears state Senate, goes to the House - Mark Pazniokas
  • The Hankyoreh - Moon's advisers press "dual freeze" solution as first step to resolving nuclear issue - Kim Ji-eun and Um Ji-won
  • Aiken Standard - SRS crews work around the clock on Irma cleanup
  • Caledonian Record, St. Johnsbury VT - Milton A. Eaton: Defending Vermont Yankee Decommissioning Against Unjustified Potshots
  • Seeking Alpha - DONG Energy: Blowing Away the Opposition in the UK - Keith Williams
  • PTI news - Basu gets 1-yr extension as Atomic Energy Secretary
  • The Nerve, S.C. Policy Council - Public Service Commissioner Screenings Suspended Indefinitely--Screening process would be "redundant" - Hannah Hill and Bryce Fiedler
  • Barrie Examiner - Barrie company key to Darlington Nuclear Generating Station refurbishment - Ian McInroy
  • LA Daily News - Boeing altered its cleanup plan for toxic Santa Susana land. Here's why that worries local leaders - Susan Abram
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - Judge orders hearing in CPUC case despite no opposition from investigators - Jeff McDonaldJeff McDonald
  • Fairewinds Energy Education - Hurricane Season and Atomic Power Reactors
  • Beyond Nuclear - Renewable energy growth now far outpaces nuclear energy worldwide
  • Beyond Nuclear - Beyond Nuclear calls out flaws in nuclear emergency plans during hurricanes
  • Atomic Insights - Atomic Show #258 – Energy and the Modern State With Professor George Gonzales - Rod Adams
  • Public Citizen - New Information About U.S. Chamber of Commerce Funding Shows Support From Dark Money Groups, Ultra-Rich
  • DoL:OWCP - Outreach Event: Shiprock, New Mexico; Outreach Event: Monticello, Utah
  • USGS - M 5.4 - 10km ENE of San Mateo del Mar, Mexico
  • BBC News - North Korea will reach its nuclear force goal - Kim Jong-un
  • Trend News Agency - Iran to lead reconstruction of Syria in post-war period - Ali Mustafayev
  • Trend News Agency - US-EU approach towards Iran: a controversy? - Azer Ahmadbayli
  • Japan Times - Grading Abe's flailing leadership and policy drift - Jeff Kingston
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Abe, Modi further strengthen ties - Kensaku Fujiwara and Shigeki Tao
  • Yonhap News - N.K. vows to complete nuke program for 'equilibrium' of force with U.S. - sooyeon@yna.co.kr
  • Press TV - Russia 'to urge US to stay in Iran nuclear deal'
  • Press TV - EU must press US to abide by JCPOA: Iran's Rouhani
  • Press TV - US sanctions help Iran towards self-sufficiency: Expert
  • Press TV - Neocon case against Iran nuclear deal one big lie: Ron Paul
  • Press TV - CIA seeking authority to conduct drone attacks in Afghanistan
  • POGO - Intelligence Committee Signals Concern for Whistleblowers: Will it Lead to Action? - Elizabeth "Liz" Hempowicz, Policy Counsel
  • POGO - Federal Ethics Process Needs to Be Clear and Transparent - Daniel Van Schooten, Investigator, POGO
  • London Times - China targets £15bn Cumbrian nuclear reactor project - John Collingridge
  • SABC - S African environmental activist joins international anti-nuclear camp - Cyril Mnguni
  • Augusta Chronicle - Biz Briefs(#2): Nuclear advocates offer speakers
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Japan weighs exports of safer, next-gen nuclear reactors--Order from Poland, worth as much as $9bn, may be there for the taking
  • Los Angeles Times - Letters(2): Nuclear energy is unsafe and unreliable. and we still don't know what to do with nuclear waste - Roger Johnson, San Clemente; Kevin Kamps, Beyond Nuclear, Takoma Park, Md.
  • Pike County News Watchman, OH - Letter: Making Flint look like a Sunday School picnic - Charles J. Lux, Member New York Academy of Sciences, Retired Senior Scientist, Martin Marietta Corp, Piketon, Ohio
  • St. Louis Post-Dispatch - 29 regional EPA employees leave amid national wave of buyouts - Bryce Gray
  • Jersey Evening Post - Inspection at nuclear plant raises questions - www.keyt.com/news/san-luis-obispo-county/cpuc-community-hearings-on-diablo-canyon-closure/620756361
  • KEYT-TV Santa Barbara, CA - CPUC community hearings on Diablo Canyon closure--Two sessions at Ludwick Center in San Luis Obispo - Keith Carls

    Friday, September 15, 2017

  • CNN - Nigeria announces $5.8 billion deal for record-breaking power project - Kieron Monks, CNN
  • POWERmag - U.S. Utility-Scale PV Meets Subsidy-Free Price Target Three Years Early - Abby Harvey
  • POWERmag - Official Says 75% of Florida Population Lost Power During Irma - Darrell Proctor
  • POWERmag - Trade Case Causes Stir at International Solar Conference - Sonal Patel
  • DOE:IG - Audit Report: OAI-L-17-07, Interim Storage of Transuranic Waste at the Department of Energy
  • Nevada Appeal - Nuclear energy foundation founder advocates Yucca Mountain repository - Steve Ranson
  • Albuquerque Journal - On nukes, another way for the City Different? - Greg Mello, co-founder of the Los Alamos Study Group
  • Bloomberg - Tillerson Says Iran 'Clearly in Default' of Nuclear Deal's Terms - Nick Wadhams
  • Reuters - French nuclear regulator investigations fuel winter supply doubts - Bate Felix 4
  • Reuters - Ex-U.N. chief Ban expects safe Pyeongchang 2018 despite nuclear tension - Hardik Vyas
  • Reuters - S.Africa could restart nuclear tender process soon - Necsa chairman - Alexander Winning
  • Reuters - U.S. nuclear firm Westinghouse sees end to bankruptcy proceedings in 2018 - Geert De Clercq, Susanna Twidale
  • Reuters - U.S. extends some Iran sanctions relief under nuclear deal - Arshad Mohammed, Patricia Zengerle
  • Reuters - Areva NP hopes to restart Creusot Forge foundry in coming weeks - Geert De Clercq
  • Nature Research Journals - Seismologists stumped by mystery shock after North Korean nuclear test - David Cyranoski
  • Fox 8 News, Cleveland, OH - More cracks in concrete at Ohio nuclear plant prompt repairs - Associated Press
  • The Guardian - In the shadow of Fat Man and Little Boy: how the stigma of nuclear war was unravelled - Becky Alexis-Martin Stephanie Malin, Kristen Iversen, Kathleen Sullivan, Mwenza Blell
  • Business Day South Africa - SA could start nuclear procurement process again as soon as next month - Alexander Winning
  • Japan Times - Bucking public sentiment, Atomic Energy Commission backs nuclear power for national energy mix - AP
  • Charleston Post Courier - S.C. economy chugs along in August after nuclear layoffs, but construction industry, Columbia area take a hit - Thad Moore
  • The Guardian - Tensions surface between UK and US over Iran nuclear deal - Patrick Wintour in London and Julian Borger in Washington
  • The Australian - Nuclear the energy alternative for Australia none dare name - Graham Lloyd
  • Hurriyet Daily News - Rosatom aims to start building Turkish nuclear plant in early 2018
  • Japan Today - Atomic Energy Commission supports nuclear power despite Fukushima - Mari Yamaguchi
  • Jersey Evening Post - Inspection at nuclear plant raises questions
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Mini-nukes: The attempted resurrection of a terrible idea - John Mecklin
  • Power Engineering International - Nuclear chief issues call to action - Diarmaid Williams
  • Focus Taiwan - U.S. expert opposes stationing U.S. nuclear weapons in Taiwan - Rita Cheng and Kuan-lin Liu
  • Financial Times - US extends Iran sanctions relief but warns on nuclear deal - John Murray Brown
  • Sputnik News - Tillerson Blames Iran for Overseeing 'Network of Proxies Who Export Terror'
  • Pravda.ru - Who is the real beneficiary of US sanctions? - Harun Yahya
  • Deutsche Welle - Donald Trump and the Iran nuclear deal – a crisis in the making
  • Tasnim News Agency - US Ban on Aircraft Sales to Iran Breach of JCPOA: Velayati
  • Tasnim News Agency - JCPOA Not Renegotiable: Iran's FM
  • Sputnik News - Why 'US Will Shoot Itself in the Foot' in Case of New Sanctions Against Iran
  • Press TV - Trump seeking excuses to undermine Iran deal: Shamkhani
  • Spartanburg Herald Journal - SC law from '07 puts ratepayers on hook for failed nuke projects - Bob Montgomery
  • Des Moines Register - Letter: Nuclear energy is not without greenhouse gas emissions - Dennis C. O'Brien, West Des Moines
  • Reuters - Westinghouse sees progress in Turkey nuclear deal - Susanna Twidale and Geert De Clercq
  • Northumberland Today - Loyalist opens nuclear classroom in downtown Port Hope - Cecilia Nasmith
  • TASS - St. Petersburg engineers design nuclear sub for Arctic projects
  • Platts - Poland planning nuclear technology tender early 2018: ministry - Adam Easton
  • IAEA - School of Radiation Emergency Management Held in IAEA Capacity Building Centre - Sinead Harvey, IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security
  • Xinhua News - Commentary: Denuclearizing Korean Peninsula should avoid tricky loop, find political means - Yu Zhongwen
  • Simi Valley Acorn - Library workshop offers resources for former atomic industry workers
  • Energy Live News - Low public confidence 'one of nuclear's major challenges' - Jonny Bairstow
  • Japan Times - Kyushu Electric plans to restart Genkai No. 4 reactor in March
  • Japan Today - Toshiba: Japan's faded titan selling the family silver - Karyn Nishimura-Poupee and Miwa Suzuki
  • World Nuclear News - Jobs for two centuries in nuclear
  • World Nuclear News - Areva NP chief highlights restructuring progress
  • World Nuclear News - Westinghouse CEO looks beyond bankruptcy
  • World Nuclear News - UK plans domestic nuclear safeguards regime
  • World Nuclear News - KazAtomProm transformation on track
  • The Ecologist UK - India, climate change and nuclear power: the denials, delusions and deceptions of Modi - Kumar Sundaram
  • Connecticut Mirror - Deal struck on stabilizing profits of Millstone nuclear station - Mark Pazniokas
  • ESI Africa - Nuclear scientists to gather in the Kruger Park
  • Mail & Guardian - World renewables blow nukes up - Lynley Donnelly
  • Brattleboro Reformer - Planners look to future of VY site - Mike Faher
  • Daily Energy Insider - Energy industry joins forces in sending letter on grid reliability to Congress - Kevin Randolph
  • Cape Cod Times - Letter: NRC is protecting Pilgrim, not the public - Joan Holt, Truro
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - Community sentiment over Diablo Canyon closure shifts to acceptance - Kaytlyn Leslie
  • KSBY San Luis Obispo - CPUC hears public comment on Diablo Canyon Power Plant closure - Brooke Martell
  • Simi Valley Acorn - Plan forfield lab site cleanup still vague - Melissa Simon
  • All Things Nuclear - Tennessee Valley Authority's Nuclear Safety Culture Déjà vu - Dave Lochbaum, director, Nuclear Safety Project
  • DOE - U.S. Department of Energy Authorizes Eagle Maxville Small-Scale Liquefied Natural Gas Exports
  • IAEA - Technical Cooperation Side Events at the 61st IAEA General Conference - William Foster, IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation
  • IAEA - 61st IAEA General Conference Opens on Monday - Estelle Marais, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Trend News Agency - Europe unlikely to support US sanctions against Iran - Ali Mustafayev
  • Trend News Agency - Syria not falling thanks to Iran, ex-MP says - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • Trend News Agency - Despite US lawmakers' bill, Iran's aircraft deals still valid
  • Asahi Shimbun - First 'hub' set up in Fukushima no-entry zone to speed rebuilding - Noriyoshi Otsuki
  • Japan Times - Tohoku looking to lure foreign visitors to 3/11 disaster-hit areas
  • BelTA - Belarus-China wide-ranging cooperation, strategic partnership lauded
  • Yonhap News - China strongly denounces N.K.'s missile launch
  • Yonhap News - Nuke envoys of S. Korea, U.S., Japan vow strong response to N.K. missile test - pbr@yna.co.kr
  • Press TV - Trump seeking excuses to undermine Iran deal: Shamkhani
  • Press TV - No Zarif-Tillerson meeting on Iran's UN agenda: Qassemi
  • Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2017-19630 Citation: 82 FR 43343 PDF Pages 43343-43344 (2 pages)
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Weekly Receipts FR Document: 2017-19665 Citation: 82 FR 43359 PDF Page 43359 (1 page)
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice Request for Nominations: Human Studies Review Board Advisory Committee FR Document: 2017-19698 Citation: 82 FR 43358 PDF Pages 43358-43359 (2 pages)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2017-19776 Citation: 82 FR 43414 PDF Page 43414 (1 page)

    Thursday, September 14, 2017

  • Washington Examiner - Former Sen. Pete Domenici dies at 85 - John Siciliano
  • BillMoyers.com - The Trump Administration Will Always Side with Corporations Over Labor - Sharon Block
  • Cape Cod Times - Pilgrim addresses deteriorating protective panels - Christine Legere
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - WIPP: 60 shipments in since April, planning to expand deliveries - Adrian C Hedden
  • WBIR-TV - ORNL operators agree to pay $120K settlement over classified info release
  • Los Alamos Monitor - Pete Domenici, longest-serving NM senator and strong supporter of LANL mission, has died
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Cold War Patriots Hosts Town Hall Meetings For Sandia, LANL and Uranium Workers, Sept. 25-28
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - ORNL contractor UT-Battelle to pay $120K settlement after accidentally disclosing classified information over six years - Brittany Crocker
  • Los Alamos Monitor - LA, local leaders meet with D.C. officials--Group seeks answers about contract, clean- up funds - Tris DeRoma
  • Los Alamos Monitor - MOWW to meet Tuesday
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - Mason and Powell: Preserving Tennessee's clean energy tradition - Thom Mason and Rich Powell
  • AP News - US set to extend Iran sanctions relief under nuclear deal - Matthew Lee
  • Bloomberg - Fans of Iran Nuke Deal Start to Acknowledge Its Flaws - Eli Lake
  • Bloomberg - Pete Domenici's Guide to Governance - Jonathan Bernstein
  • Bloomberg - Tillerson Pushes for More Iran Nuclear Restrictions (Audio) - Nick Wadhams
  • Reuters - U.S. to extend Iran sanctions relief under nuclear deal: sources - Arshad Mohammed
  • Reuters - Britain seeks to smooth Brexit path for nuclear power - Sabina Zawadzki
  • Reuters - Exclusive: Saudi Arabia plans to launch nuclear power tender next month - sources - Reem Shamseddine, Jane Chung
  • Reuters - Britain seeks to smooth Brexit path for nuclear power - Sabina Zawadzki
  • Reuters - France's EDF sees no safety risks from Creusot components - Bate Felix and Sudip Kar-Gupta
  • Reuters - UK's May stressed importance of Iran nuclear deal to Tillerson: spokesman - William James
  • Reuters - RPT-Under Trump, future of U.S. nuclear arsenal slowly taking shape - Phil Stewart
  • Reuters - EDF says will meet nuclear power targets despite components review - Bate Felix;
  • Reuters - S.Korea's Moon says he's against having nuclear arms despite N.Korea threat - Jack Kim and Hyonhee Shin
  • Reuters - Rosatom aims to start building Turkish nuclear plant by end March - Alexander Winning and Geert de Clercq
  • Forbes blog - There Is A Solution To North Korea - James Conca
  • U.S. News & World Report - Japan Commission Supports Nuclear Power Despite Fukushima - Mari Yamaguchi
  • EurActiv - Report: Nuclear power on the decline - Cécile Barbière
  • Vancouver Sun - Japanese nuclear disaster didn't affect fish or human health: B.C. oceanographer
  • Pakistan Observer - Quest for nuclear energy - Dr Zafar Nawaz Jaspal
  • Asahi Shimbun - EDITORIAL: NRA too hasty in giving green light to TEPCO to restart reactors
  • Union of Concerned Scientists - Here's every nuclear weapon in the US arsenal
  • The State - 29 key dates (so far) on the road to and through South Carolina's nuclear debacle - Cindi Ross Scoppe
  • The State - SC House committee gets long-secret nuclear plant report - Bristow Marchant
  • Aiken Standard - Consumer want lawmakers to watch utilities closer - Associated Press
  • Iranian Financial Tribune - US Breach of Nuclear Deal Detrimental to European Credibility
  • Iranian Financial Tribune - EU Sees No Parallel Between Tehran, Pyongyang
  • Phys.org - Discovery could reduce nuclear waste with improved method to chemically engineer molecules
  • Orange County Register - In-fighting breaks out among people hoping to move nuclear waste off San Onofre - Teri Sforza
  • Phys.org - Russia's use and stockpiles of highly enriched uranium pose significant nuclear risks - Princeton University
  • National Geographic Australia - How 5 People Survived Nagasaki's Nuclear Hell
  • Japan Times - Eliminating the nuclear threat
  • Union Democrat, Sonora CA - Repairs and maintenance scheduled on uranium mine waste landfill east of Pinecrest - Guy McCarthy
  • Aiken Standard - Guest Column: Nuclear energy weathers the storm - James C. Marra, PhD, Executive Director, Citizens for Nuclear Technology Awareness
  • Radio New Zealand - Court advised to reject French Polynesia nuke compensation
  • SBS.au - Liberal MP stands by nuclear energy option - AAP
  • UPI - Japan conditionally approves restarting nuclear power plants - Elizabeth Shim
  • National Geographic Australia - Why This 14-Year-Old Kid Built a Nuclear Reactor - Simon Worrall
  • Ha'aretz Daily - Opinion Subjecting Israel's Nuclear Program to the Rule of Law--The time has come for Israel to handle its most open secret differently - Avner Cohen
  • Arkansas Democrat-Gazette - Meeting to address nuke site cleanup - Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
  • Sunshine Coast Daily - Letter: Time to go nuclear for our energy needsKeith Whiteside, Sippy Downs
  • Japan Today - Nuclear regulator defers giving safety OK to idle TEPCO reactors
  • Portsmouth Herald News - Sea-level rise threatens Seabrook nuke plant - Tyler McFarland, Dover
  • The Hill blog - U.S. must not turn its back on disaster resilient, carbon free energy - Rep. Earl L. "Buddy" Carter (R-Ga.)
  • The Guardian - Editorial: The Guardian view of offshore wind: cheaper and greener
  • Xinhua News - China appeals for response to its proposals on Korean Peninsula nuclear issue
  • BelTA - Artificial tensions around Belarusian nuclear power plant
  • Cleveland Plain Dealer - Davis-Besse nuclear reactor building's cracked concrete being replaced (photos) - John Funk
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Save the INF Treaty–but not by repeating history - Thomas Graham, Jr.Bernadette Stadler
  • Times & Star - Nuclear deal talks at 'advanced stage'
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - Editorial: PG&E's plan to close Diablo Canyon deserves support
  • China Daily - CNNP to promote new-generation reactor - Zheng Xin
  • Tacoma News Tribune - New Mexico senators push for annual reports on lab safety - The Associated Press
  • EurActiv - Parliament rejects bid to lower EU guard on Fukushima food imports
  • Victoria News B.C. - UVic scientist asseses contamination levels from Fukushima aftermath--Radiation levels in Pacific Canadian waters from Japan's doomed power plant are finally revealed - Octavian Lacatusu
  • Vermont Business Magazine - Vermont PSD to hold Nuclear Decommissioning Citizens Advisory Panel meeting Sept 28
  • Climate Investigations Center - Despite Huge Losses and Its own Bungling, Southern Company Wants to Complete Vogtle Plant - Dan Zegart
  • BusinessGreen - Can the nuclear industry step up to drive down costs? - Kirsty Gogan
  • Press TV - US House votes to block aircraft sales to Iran
  • Press TV - US Treasury Department announces new sanctions against Iran
  • Trend News Agency - Blocking aircraft sales to Iran violates nuclear deal – official - Khalid Kazimov
  • Trend News Agency - Iran shows steadiness, flexibility over nuclear deal bustle - Azer Ahmadbayli
  • WSJM-FM Benton Harbor - Cook Plant Back To Normal After Overnight Incident - IOL.za
  • SA Independent - KNP to host nuclear conference - Lindi Masinga
  • University of Colorado Boulder - Engineering technique could help clean up lingering radioactive waste - Ula Chrobak
  • World Nuclear News - Nuclear fuel report sees growth and gaps
  • World Nuclear News - World Nuclear Association issues 'call to action'
  • World Nuclear News - WIPP marks TRU shipment milestone
  • Reuters UK - Britain seeks to smooth Brexit path for nuclear power - Sabina Zawadzki
  • The State - SC House committee gets long-secret nuclear plant report - Bristow Marchant
  • ESI Africa - IAEA encourages Namibia to pursue nuclear energy
  • Energy Voice Aberdeen - EDF to meet nuclear targets in 2017, report claims - Alan Shields
  • Philadelphia Inquirer - Three Mile Island fights once again for its nuclear survival - Andrew Maykuth
  • The Visitor, Morecambe, UK - Morecambe MP asks Prime Minister for help with 'Heysham 3'
  • New York Times - Pete Domenici, Long a Powerful Senate Voice on Fiscal Policy, Dies at 85 - Keith Schneider
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Udall Proposes Amendments To Benefit New Mexico & Nation In Major Defense Bill - Office of U.S. Sen. Tom Udall
  • Egypt Independent - Dabaa nuclear project contracts to be finalized Monday: Minister of Electricity - Al-Masry Al-Youm
  • IOL.za - Consultants McKinsey took billions from Eskom
  • NWTRB - August 25, 2017, letter from the Board to Mr. Edward McGinnis with comments from the Board's review of the June 21, 2017, combined Post Irradiation Examination test plan "EPRI/DOE High Burnup Fuel Sister Pin Test Plan Simplification and Visualization" (SAND2017-7597, July 2017).
  • The Guardian - Letters: The role of renewables in the UK energy mix
  • Trend News Agency - U.S. sanctions seven Iranian individuals, two entities
  • NHK World - Work to be delayed for nuclear recycling plant
  • NHK World - Conditional approval of TEPCO's eligibility
  • Japan Times - Commission supports nuclear power for Japan's energy needs despite shift in public opinion
  • Fin24 CapeTown - How consultants ripped R1.6bn from Eskom – and planned to take R7.8bn more - Susan Comrie and Pauli van Wyk
  • Bellona - Feisty mayor in Russia's Far East wants his nuclear trash collected - Charles Digges
  • Press TV - Global arms control experts warn Trump against scrapping Iran nuclear deal
  • Press TV - US flip-flop on Iran deal in line with Israel policies: Analyst
  • Press TV - US moves run counter to spirit, letter of nuclear deal: Iran's IAEA envoy
  • House Republican Policy Committee - H.R. 3354, Make America Secure and Prosperous Appropriations Act, 2018

    Wednesday, September 13, 2017

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Nevada panel OKs $1M to fight Yucca Mountain plans - Sean Whaley
  • Albuquerque Journal - Editorial: WIPP filling its role and more, unlike Yucca Mt.
  • MWC News - Book Review: Max S. Powers' America's Nuclear Wastelands (2008)
  • Joongang Daily - 'North Korea just crossed the nuclear arms race finish line' - Kim Soo-jung, Kang Jin-kyu
  • Government Accountability Project - ICE Refuses To Release Basic Agency Documents - Zack Kopplin
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - LETTER: Trump, media covering up nuclear plant safety issues - Stephen B. Comley Sr., Republican Presidential Candidate, Founder, We The People
  • World Nuclear News - WIPP marks TRU shipment milestone
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - WIPP Marks Milestone With 50th Waste Shipment - Chris Clark
  • World Nuclear News - TVO appeals Areva state aid decision
  • World Nuclear News - Steam generator installation underway at Karachi 2
  • World Nuclear News - China, Cambodia agree to nuclear energy cooperation
  • New Baltimore Voice - U.S. officials still trying to stop Canada's plan to bury nuclear waste under Lake Huron - Gina Joseph
  • Tri-City Herald - More valuable space available for Hanford's radioactive waste - Annette Cary
  • Tri-City Herald - DOE gets another pass on estimating Hanford cleanup costs - Annette Cary
  • AP News - The Latest: Radioactive gas found after North's nuke test
  • Bloomberg - North Korea Slams 'Evil' Sanctions, Vows Faster Nuclear Push - Kanga Kong
  • Bloomberg - IEA Sees Strongest Global Oil-Demand Growth in Two Years - Grant Smith
  • Bloomberg - North Korea's Nuke Test May Have Been Twice as Strong as Thought - David Tweed
  • Bloomberg - Pete Domenici, Former New Mexico Senator, Dies at 85 - Stephen Miller
  • Bloomberg - The Way We Get Electricity Is About to Change Forever - Tom Randall
  • Bloomberg - The U.S. Is Testing Support for Extending Iran Nuclear Limits - Nick Wadhams
  • Bloomberg - Wholesale Prices in U.S. Increase on Jump in Energy Costs - Sho Chandra
  • Bloomberg - Zuma's Fight to Avoid Trial Goes to South Africa's Appeals Court - Amogelang Mbatha
  • Reuters - Former U.S. Senator Pete Domenici, heavyweight on budget, energy issues, dies - Will Dunham
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-Areva's Finnish client appeals over French nuclear restructuring - Jussi Rosendahl and Tuomas Forsell
  • Reuters - UK nuclear operator warns of plant outages if Brexit mismanaged - Sabina Zawadzki
  • Reuters - EDF says regulator supervision will not have impact on Belleville nuclear output - Bate Felix
  • Reuters - Extra supervision ordered for French nuclear plant after lapses - Bate Felix
  • Reuters - South Korea confirms traces of radioactive gas from North Korea's nuclear test - Jane Chung
  • Reuters - Areva's Finnish client appeals over French nuclear restructuring - Jussi Rosendahl and Tuomas Forsell
  • Reuters - U.S. trade commission launches probe into solar panel imports - Eric Walsh
  • Nuclear Energy Insider - Areva eyes five-year decommissioning timelines under faster model
  • Daily Star - North Korea's H-bomb FIVE TIMES as big as first thought – and ANOTHER test looks IMMINENT - David Trayner
  • 38North - North Korea's Punggye-ri Nuclear Test Site: Satellite Imagery Shows Post-Test Effects and New Activity in Alternate Tunnel Portal Areas
  • Asia Times - Israeli lesson: Japan, S. Korea will get nukes of their own - Stephen Bryen
  • Bloomberg - North Korea's Nuke Test May Have Been Twice as Strong as Thought - David Tweed
  • WILX 10 Lansing, MI - Valve opens unexpectedly during nuclear reactor shutdown - Associated Press
  • The State - SCANA, Santee Cooper's nuclear plan called 'fictitious' and 'cash cow' in new lawsuit - John Monk
  • Charleston Post Courier - SCANA, Santee Cooper face another lawsuit from customers seeking refunds for scuttled nuclear project - Thad Moore
  • Chronicle-Independent, Camden, SC - Scandal, corruption, accountability - Phil Noble
  • WIS-TV Columbia, SC - Suit wants $9B refund from SCANA, Santee Cooper for failed 'cash cow' nuke plant project - Jeremy Turnage
  • Scranton Times-Tribune - Keep nuclear in mix - John Hanger and Marc Spitzer
  • Al-Monitor - Court could force Israel to rethink nuke policy - Akiva Eldar
  • Jerusalem Post - Netanyahu amid reports US won't pull out from 'bad' nuke deal: Either fix or cancel this - ByHerb Keinon
  • Xinhua News - ASN reinforces security in nuclear site in central France
  • Reuters UK - Areva's Finnish client appeals over French nuclear restructuring - Jussi Rosendahl and Tuomas Forsell
  • Ipswich Chronicle - Activist posts billboard warning about Seabrook nuclear plant - Bryan McGonigle
  • Radio New Zealand - Tahiti nuclear compo process to resume
  • All Things Nuclear - Tennessee Valley Authority's Nuclear Safety Culture Déjà vu - Dave Lochbaum, director, Nuclear Safety Project
  • Sputnik News - Nuclear Weapon Ban Treaty Contradicts Russia's National Interests - IOL.za
  • SA Independent - Cairo: Nuclear needle proves fatal for three
  • Myrtle Beach Sun News - Too many excuses about nuke plant failure - Rick Hoffman, Pawleys Island
  • New Indian Express - Coastal nuclear plants near Chennai at risk with rising sea level - C Shivakumar
  • Astana Times - Feasibility study necessary to determine if planned nuclear power plant is built, says Kazakh minister
  • Korea Times - Would nuclear weapons make us safer? - Emanuel Pastreich
  • Korea Times - Sanctions won't stop N. Korea provocations - Jun Ji-hye
  • Japan Times - Japan nuclear watchdog says two reactors at Tepco's Kashiwazaki-Kariwa to stay idle – for now
  • Asahi Shimbun - TEPCO gets OK to restart Niigata reactors, with conditions - Masanobu Higashiyama
  • Xinhua News - Japan postpones clearing reactors' restart, utility's fitness as operator in question - Japan News
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - NRA conditionally approves TEPCO
  • Times of India - French nuclear plant outages and restarts - Arpan Varghese, Reuters
  • 38North - The Future of the UN Command - LTG In-Bum Chun
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea denounces new U.N. sanctions
  • Mehr News - IAEA inspections no pretext for spying on Iran military secrets
  • Sputnik News - Tehran Fully Complies With Iran Nuclear Deal - Lavrov
  • IAEA - Safety all the Way: Ensuring the Safe Transport of Radioactive Sources - M. Roncero, IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation
  • Charleston Post Courier - Consumer groups call for changes to South Carolina's utility law after cancellation of nuclear reactors - Andrew Brown
  • Brussels Times - Do not joke with safety in nuclear sector, Ecolo warns - Andy Sanchez
  • Kalamazoo Gazette - Leak at D.C. Cook nuclear plant not serious safety concern, NRC says - Brad Devereaux
  • Total Croatia News - Slovenia Expanding Nuclear Power Plant of Border with Croatia? - Vedran Pavlic
  • Vermont Journalism Trust - Nuclear Decommissioning Citizens Advisory Panel will meet Sept. 28 - Contact: Anthony Leshinskie, State Nuclear Engineer (802) 272-1714
  • Windham County Commons - State approves big change to Vermont Yankee security zone--'Protected area' shrinks from 10.5 acres to 1.3 acres - Mike Faher
  • IOL.za - UK regulator nukes Greenpeace protest
  • Port Clinton News Herald - Cracks to be repaired at Davis-Besse shield building - Jon Stinchcomb
  • Electric Light & Power - Is the DOE Really in Love with all of the Above? - Rod Walton
  • Tri-City Herald - EPA long-term plans to manage Hanford office in limbo - Annette Cary
  • DOE - Secretary of Energy Rick Perry Announces Nearly $20 Million To Help Commercialize Promising Energy Technologies
  • IAEA - Nuclear Techniques in Achieving SDGs: IAEA and Malaysia Host Seminar - Matt Fisher, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Trend News Agency - Iran to stay committed to nuclear deal, if US leaves - Khalid Kazimov
  • NHK World - Conditional approval of TEPCO's eligibility
  • Bellona - Prosecutors reveal reluctance of Russian officials to enforce environmental fines - Charles Digges
  • BelTA - Belarus to take part IAEA General Conference session in Vienna
  • Press TV - US moves run counter to spirit, letter of nuclear deal: Iran's IAEA envoy
  • Press TV - Future of Iran deal after IAEA report
  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - Notice Meetings: Advisory Board on Radiation and Worker Health FR Document: 2017-19443 Citation: 82 FR 43023 PDF Pages 43023-43024 (2 pages)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Disposal of High-Level Radioactive Wastes in a Geologic Repository at Yucca Mountain, NV FR Document: 2017-19432 Citation: 82 FR 43050 PDF Page 43050 (1 page)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Grant and Cooperative Agreement Provisions FR Document: 2017-19384 Citation: 82 FR 43049 PDF Pages 43049-43050 (2 pages)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Nuclear Regulatory Commission Acquisition Regulation FR Document: 2017-19368 Citation: 82 FR 43051 PDF Pages 43051-43052 (2 pages)
  • Federal Register - NRC: Information Collection: Disposal of High-Level Radioactive Wastes in a Geologic Repository at Yucca Mountain, Nevada

    Tuesday, September 12, 2017

  • Chicago Tribune - Gamma radiation detectors: just one reminder of Zion's nuclear legacy - Mary McIntyre
  • The Saratogian, Saratoga Springs, NY - Local soldiers take part in explosive training
  • Quartz - Bill Gates on the biggest bets in energy investing - Bill Gates, Co-chair, Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
  • The Atlantic - The Looming Superfund Nightmare - Vann R. Newkirk II
  • Environews - Should GE's Mark 1 Nuclear Reactor Be Recalled Worldwide Like a Faulty Unsafe Automobile? (Pt. 5) - Josh Cunnings, Arnie Gundersen
  • UT The Daily Texan - UT System hopes to run renowned Los Alamos Nuclear Lab - Maria Mendez
  • Los Alamos Monitor - McMillan talks housing, LANL's future, community - Tris DeRoma
  • Tri-City Herald - Herald's Annette Cary honored for Hanford tunnel collapse reporting
  • AP News - UN atomic chief says Iran meeting terms of nuclear deal
  • AP News - Oil will keep flowing, but UN sanctions hit North Korea hard - Eric Talmadge
  • Bloomberg - UN Approves New North Korea Sanctions, Stopping Short of Oil Embargo - Kambiz Foroohar
  • Bloomberg - China and Russia Warn the U.S. Not to Seek North Korean Regime Change - Ting Shi and David Tweed
  • Bloomberg - Focus on Iran Spurs Trump's Bid to End Gulf Crisis - Fiona MacDonald
  • Reuters - U.S. lawmakers want 'supercharged' response to North Korea nuclear tests - Patricia Zengerle
  • Reuters - FPL to restore power in east Florida by weekend, west by Sept. 22 - Scott DiSavino
  • Reuters - Iran strikes deal with Syria to repair power grid - Bozorgmehr Sharafedin, Ellen Francis
  • Reuters - Nuclear newbuild projects at decade low: report - Geert De Clercq
  • Reuters - Power costs from UK mini nuclear plants similar to offshore wind - Rolls-Royce - Susanna Twidale
  • Reuters - With 7.4 million without power, utility workers get respect - Bernie Woodall, Scott DiSavino
  • BBC - North Korea slapped with UN sanctions after nuclear test
  • New Statesman UK - Wind power is cheaper than nuclear – so can we finally ditch the pro-nuclear ideology? - Molly Scott Cato
  • BBC - Beijing's balancing act over North Korea - Carrie Gracie
  • Platts - Energy Fuels says it could triple US uranium production if prices increase
  • Newsweek - Florida Nuke Plant Did Not Meet Fed Safety Guidelines as Irma Roared - Melina Delkic
  • Japan Times - North Korea's nuclear progress isn't the only bad news - Ramesh Thakur
  • Deutsche Welle - Nuclear waste: Where to store it for eternity?
  • News Corp Australia - Finland's incredible permanent nuclear waste storage facility - Nick Whigham
  • Reuters UK - Power costs from UK mini nuclear plants similar to offshore wind - Rolls-Royce - Susanna Twidale
  • The Australian - Letters: Overturn ban on nuclear, the energy of the future
  • TCPalm - FPL nuclear facilities weathered Irma without sustaining damage - Nicole Rodriguez
  • Macomb Daily - U.S. officials still trying to stop Canada's plan to bury nuclear waste under Lake Huron - Gina Joseph
  • WOOD TV8 Grand Rapids - Reactor at Cook Nuclear Plant being shut down for refueling - The Associated Press
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Japan won't accept North Korea as nuclear power, Abe says
  • Economic Times - Nuclear deal between India and Japan opens up new vistas of cooperation - Dipanjan Roy Chaudhury
  • Jerusalem Post - Israeli Minister: Trump must freeze, change or cancel Iran nuke deal - Yonah Jeremy Bob
  • KJZZ Phoenix - Officials In Arizona To Help Workers, Families Exposed To Nuclear Waste - Holliday Moore
  • The Australian - Nuclear the 'only option' to replace coal and gas: Michael Shellenberger
  • Japan Times - Kyushu Electric eyes restarting Genkai nuclear reactors next year
  • WFAE NPR Charlotte - Charlotte Talks: Don't Call It A Comeback For Nuclear Industry - Chris Miller
  • IAEA - Revamping Food Safety in Costa Rica with Nuclear Technology - Laura Gil, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • AzerNews - Kazakhstan, Islamic countries to expand cooperation in nuclear energy
  • Asahi Shimbun - New safety step under discussion to avert nuclear reactor crises - Masanobu Higashiyama
  • Pakistan Daily Times - India's mounting nuclear trade aspirations - Beenish Altaf
  • BelTA - Belarus' unfaltering dedication to safety of nuclear power plant underlined
  • BelTA - BelNPP personnel training on agenda of IAEA seminar in Minsk
  • BelTA - Belarusian, Chinese academies of sciences to set up joint lab
  • BelTA - BelNPP personnel training on agenda of IAEA seminar in Minsk
  • Al Bawaba - Why Nuclear Power Is the Way to Clean Energy for Egypt - Rosatom
  • RTO Insider - Vogtle, the Law of Holes, and Two Modest Proposals - Steve Huntoon
  • Prague Daily Monitor - Radioactive objects, ammunition found in flat in Prague
  • Chosun Ilbo - Editorial: Nuclear Option Is the Only Way Forward for S.Korea
  • Economic Times - India's second indigenous nuclear submarine to be launched soon
  • Energy Collective - NuScale Makes Progress in U.K. and U.S. Markets - Dan Yurman
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea mulls 'diverse' diplomatic efforts to intensify pressure on N.K. - kokobj@yna.co.kr
  • Yonhap News - Energy minister checks safety of reactors in quake-hit city - Kim Eun-jung
  • Sputnik News - India Sticks to Plan of Leasing Third Russian Nuclear Submarine
  • Xinhua News - Spotlight: Hinkley Point project sheds new light on UK employment, energy supply - Jin Jing, Zhang Jiawei
  • Detroit News - Cook Nuclear Plant reactor to close for refueling - Associated Press
  • Xinhua News - IAEA lauds China's nuclear security
  • Reuters UK - TABLE-Belgian nuclear power reactor outages
  • Daily Telegraph - No harm in leaving Euratom as Germany has ruined it already, says Lord Howell - James Rothwell
  • Bluffton Today, SC - S.C.'s Nuclear Scandal, Political Corruption and Accountability - Phil Noble
  • St. Louis Post-Dispatch - Judge bans protesters from returning to West Lake Landfill - Nassim Benchaabane
  • Business Day South Africa - EDITORIAL: Jacob Zuma's double trouble projects
  • WRVO Public Media, Oswego - Scriba taxes will rise after assessment dispute - Payne Horning
  • Pueblo Chieftain - Comment sought on Cotter action
  • Cumbria Crack - 3,000 Sellafield workers to strike on Wednesday, 27th September
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - Legislation to allow further review of CPUC records requests dies again - Jeff McDonald
  • DOE - Energy Department Announces Achievement of SunShot Goal, New Focus for Solar Energy Office
  • DOE - Energy Department Invests Up to $50 Million to Improve the Resilience and Security of the Nation's Critical Energy Infrastructure
  • IAEA - NEW CRP: Probabilistic Safety Assessment Benchmark for Multi-Unit/Multi-Reactor Sites (I31031) - Matthias Krause, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • IAEA - IAEA Director General's Introductory Statement to the Board of Governors
  • World Nuclear News - Rosatom head visits Iter, latest equipment batch sent
  • World Nuclear News - Iran, North Korea feature in IAEA board update
  • World Nuclear News - UK SMR consortium calls for government support
  • BBC News - Offshore wind power cheaper than new nuclear - Roger Harrabin
  • Trend News Agency - UN nuclear watchdog chief says Iran playing by the rules
  • The Guardian - UK green energy expensive? Not any more. From now on it's cheap - Adam Vaughan
  • Press TV - Leaving JCPOA will isolate US: Iran official
  • Press TV - 'US fabricating false evidence to quit Iran nuclear deal'
  • Press TV - Iran will never allow foreigners to inspect military sites: Velayati
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Request for Approval of Foreign Travel FR Document: 2017-19333 Citation: 82 FR 42842 PDF Pages 42842-42843 (2 pages)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Facility Operating and Combined Licenses: Applications and Amendments Involving Proposed No Significant Hazards Considerations, etc. FR Document: 2017-19214 Citation: 82 FR 42844 PDF Pages 42844-42857 (14 pages)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Petitions: Northern States Power Co.—Minnesota; Entergy Operations, Inc.; FirstEnergy Nuclear Operating Co.; Virginia Electric and Power Co.; TEX Operations Co., LLC, et al. FR Document: 2017-19216 Citation: 82 FR 42857 PDF Pages 42857-42858 (2 pages)
  • NRC blog - NRC Continues to Respond to Irma - Roger Hannah, Senior Public Affairs Officer, Region II
  • UPI - South Korea official: No plan to redeploy tactical nukes - Elizabeth Shim
  • IOL Mercury SA - North Korea expels UN team from nuclear plant - Mark Heinrich and Sylvia Westall
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - End the 67-year war - Robert Alvarez

    Monday, September 11, 2017

  • Los Angeles Times - Editorial: Editorial There's no great answer for nuclear waste, but almost anything is better than perching it on the Pacific
  • Arizona Daily Star - Mine Tales: Arizona mines supply beryllium, important to defense industries - William Ascarza
  • Business Facilities - Innovation Valley: A Mecca for Energy--The Knoxville, TN region's energy test bed research hub is home to the Oak Ridge National Lab
  • POWERmag - Bechtel In, Fluor Out as Vogtle Construction Continues - Darrell Proctor
  • Bloomberg - Offshore Wind Costs Fall Below New Nuclear Plants in U.K. - Anna Hirtenstein
  • Bloomberg - Iran Atomic Inspections Double With Deal Questioned by Trump - Jonathan Tirone
  • Reuters - FPL begins to bring back nuclear reactors after Irma - Timothy Gardner
  • Reuters - Irma knocks out power to nearly 6 million: authorities - Scott DiSavino
  • Reuters - FPL shuts one reactor in Florida, reduces power at another after Irma - Scott DiSavino
  • Reuters - TABLE-Swiss nuclear plant outages and restarts - Vera Eckert
  • Reuters - China says diplomacy needed to rid Korean peninsula of nuclear weapons - Philip Wen
  • Reuters - New British wind power deals cheaper than nuclear supplies - Susanna Twidale
  • Reuters - U.N. nuclear watchdog chief says Iran playing by the rules - Shadia Nasralla
  • The Guardian - A guide to North Korea's advance toward nuclear weapons – in maps and charts - Alex Beuge, Pablo Gutiérrez, Cath Levett, Finbarr Sheehy and Paul Torpey
  • The Hankyoreh - US should establish diplomatic relations with North Korea to resolve crisis - Lee Jong-seok, Senior Fellow at the Sejong Institute and former Unification Minister in the Roh Moo-hyun administration
  • Asia Times - China must not deny responsibility for the North Korea problem - Xuan Loc Doan
  • BBC - Offshore wind power cheaper than new nuclear - Roger Harrabin
  • Sky News - Offshore wind cheaper than new nuclear power for first time - but will it change Government policy?
  • Reuters UK - British subsidies for offshore wind fall well below new nuclear - Susanna Twidale
  • Platts - FPL shuts 2 Florida nuclear units over weekend amid Hurricane Irma - William Freebairn
  • The Guardian - Hinkley nuclear power is no match for renewables - Nils Pratley
  • World Nuclear News - Russia, Thailand cooperate in cyclotron complex
  • World Nuclear News - Nuclear units weather Hurricane Irma
  • World Nuclear News - Kazakhstan, UAE plan closer ties in nuclear fuel cycle
  • Boston Herald - Panel will no longer assess nuke threat to power grid - Jack Encarnacao
  • Japan Times - North Korean nuclear crisis tests Japan's mettle, has experts debating how to respond - Reiji Yoshida and Tomohiro Osaki
  • Yonhap News - Leaders of S. Korea, France and Australia agree to cooperate to bring NK to dialogue table
  • Bangladesh Daily Star - Cabinet okays proposal to sign deal prohibiting nuke weapons
  • All Things Nuclear - Broken Valve in Emergency System at LaSalle Nuclear Plant - Dave Lochbaum, director, Nuclear Safety Project
  • EurActiv - Poland to treat coal addiction by embracing nuclear power - Sam Morgan
  • Utility Dive - DOE grid study offers no panaceas to struggling nuclear and coal plants - Ray Gifford
  • The Independent - As clean energy costs tumble, the Government must reverse its nuclear course - James Moore
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - S. Korea asked for redeployment of nuclear weapons last year - Sho Mizuno
  • Power Engineering - Coupling Integral Molten Salt Reactor Technology with Hybrid Nuclear/Renewable Energy Systems - John Kutsch
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - Tell the state now what you think about plans to close Diablo Canyon - Kaytlyn Leslie
  • Korea Herald - 500-member jury formed to determine fate of nuclear reactors
  • Radio Prague - Twenty-six evacuated from homes in Prague after radioactive item and munitions found - Jan Velinger
  • MIT Tech - Making sense of nuclear threats--MIT political scientist Vipin Narang explains the strategies of new nuclear powers - Peter Dizikes
  • Xinhua News - IAEA says indications show DPRK's nuclear reactor could be operating
  • Yonhap News - Moon discusses N.K. nuclear tensions with ex-U.N. chief Ban
  • Forbes blog - If Going 100% Renewable Is So Good For California, Why The Backroom Dealing? - James Conca
  • Korea Times - Fears grow of radiation leak from N. Korea's nuke site - Yi Whan-woo
  • The Atlantic - What Lies Beneath--Buried deep under an island in the Baltic, the world's first permanent nuclear-waste repository is nearing completion - Andrew Curry
  • Lower Hudson Journal - Post-Indian Point power sources remain a mystery: Letter - Arthur "Jerry" Kremer, chairman, New York Affordable Reliable Electricity Alliance
  • The Guardian - UK green energy expensive? Not any more. From now on it's cheap - Adam Vaughan
  • Times of India - French nuclear plant outages and restarts - Reuters
  • Times of India - German nuclear plant outages and restarts - Reuters
  • Business Wire - San Onofre Community Engagement Panel to Discuss Used Nuclear Fuel Storage - Southern California Edison
  • STA - Slovenska Tiskovna Agencija - Nuclear plant boss says second reactor necessary
  • The State - Santee Cooper's role in SC nuclear debacle looks worse by the day - Cindi Ross Scoppe
  • OH&S - IAEA Team Completes China Advisory Mission
  • BBC - Renewable energy projects win clean power auction
  • Ynetnews - 'Dimona reactor helped ensure Israel would never be destroyed' - Yoav Keren
  • BelTA - Belarus highlights IAEA's important role in promoting cooperation among countries
  • Charleston Post Courier - Letter: Retract bonuses - William M. Moore, Boone Haven Road, Wadmalaw Island
  • Xinhua News - China's first commercial solar thermal power station begins test run
  • NRC - NRC Preparing for Hurricane Irma
  • IAEA - IAEA Director General Provides Updates on Iran, North Korea at Board of Governors Meeting - Aabha Dixit, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication; Richard Murphy, Director General's Office for Coordination
  • Press TV - Iran abiding by nuclear-related commitments under JCPOA: IAEA
  • Press TV - Afghan conflict has no military solution: Iran - Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qassemi
  • Press TV - Rhetoric on Iran deal has hurt US stature: Zarif
  • Press TV - Russia to give €1.2bn to Iran for power plant project
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Squiggly snake robot could help in Fukushima
  • Asahi Shimbun - Survey: Jobless rate still triple pre-2011 level in Fukushima area - Osamu Uchiyama
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Northern New Mexico FR Document: 2017-19097 Citation: 82 FR 42662 PDF Pages 42662-42663
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Savannah River Site FR Document: 2017-19098 Citation: 82 FR 42664 PDF Page 42664
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: National Coal Council FR Document: 2017-19176 Citation: 82 FR 42663 PDF Page 42663
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: National Petroleum Council FR Document: 2017-19096 Citation: 82 FR 42664 PDF Page 42664
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Guidance: Technical Basis for Proposed Guidance in Emergency Response Organization FR Document: 2017-19093 Citation: 82 FR 42711 PDF Page 42711
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Requests for Comments: Piping Systems and Components—Inspections, Tests, Analyses, and Acceptance Criteria FR Document: 2017-19090 Citation: 82 FR 42709 PDF Pages 42709-42711

    Sunday, September 10, 2017

  • Twin Falls Times-News - Letter: Support Wasden on nuke waste - Melody Lenkner, Twin Falls
  • National Interest - This Half-Built South Carolina Facility Could Keep Nuclear-Weapons Material out of the Wrong Hands - Howard Buck McKeon
  • Tri-City Herald - Care company offers workshops for ill Hanford workers - Annette Cary
  • Bloomberg - China and U.S. Both Think the Other Can Solve North Korea Crisis - David Tweed
  • Reuters - U.S. denies Iran report of confrontation with U.S. vessel - Babak Dehghanpisheh and William Maclean
  • Reuters - North Korea's Kim Jong Un fetes nuclear scientists, holds celebration bash - Hyonhee Shin and Christine Kim
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-FPL shut one reactor at Florida Turkey Point ahead of Irma - Scott DiSavino
  • Reuters - Merkel suggests Iran-style nuclear talks to end North Korea crisis - Michelle Martin
  • Reuters video - Demands for nuclear shelters rise in Japan after North Korea's missile and nuclear threats
  • The Atlantic - Why One President Gave Up His Country's Nukes - Uri Friedman
  • Common Dreams - Nuclear Weapons, Natural Disasters, Bullies and Your Doctor - Robert Dodge
  • National Interest - Everything You Need to Know: The History of U.S. Nuclear Weapons in South Korea - Kyle Mizokami
  • Miami Herald - FPL shuts down one nuclear reactor at Turkey Point - Nancy Dahlberg
  • Daily Telegraph - 'Mini' nuclear reactors could help solve Britain's energy crunch and cut a third off bills, ministers hope - Alan Tovey
  • BBC News - Sellafield nuclear plant strike: Talks demand over pay dispute
  • Green Valley News AZ - In My View: Give a second look to nuclear energy - Paul Taylor
  • Augusta Chronicle - OpEd: It'd be foolish, and environmentally unsound, to walk away from nuclear - Roxy Gwynn, Gwynn, VA, retired licensed nuclear reactor operator, instructor and nuclear industry manager
  • Lancaster News, SC - Column: Nuke scandal reveals bedrock corruption - Phil Noble
  • Korea Times - US 'considering sending tactical nuclear weapons to South Korea' - Park Si-soo
  • Iran Front Page - 'US Breach of Commitments to Make Iran Produce Nuclear Fuel'
  • Yonhap News - Main opposition party to consider adding tactical nukes costs to next year's budget - elly@yna.co.kr
  • Times and Democrat, Orangeburg SC - Big failure doesn't merit big payouts
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Letter: Failed projects - Douglas A. Decker, P.E.. Gleneagle Lane, Pawleys Island
  • The State - Santee Cooper should have blown whistle on failing nuke project, legislators say - Sammy Fretwell
  • NMPolitics.net - The God-awful mess made in New Mexico - Michael Swickard, Ph.D.
  • Oswego County Today - Nine Mile Unit 1 Operating At Full Power
  • Miami.com - Half of FPL customers have lost power. This is when they'll get it back - Nancy Dahlberg
  • USGS - M 5.4 - 77km SE of Shizunai, Japan
  • NHK World - N.Korea may possess nuclear weapons for war use
  • NHK World - Delays in Tohoku seawall construction
  • NHK World - A-bomb survivors stage sit-in
  • Japan Times - Japan-based security experts offer opinions on how Tokyo should deal with North Korea nuclear crisis - Reiji Yoshida and Tomohiro Osaki
  • Mainichi Daily News - Drone to measure radiation inside tainted Fukushima plant buildings
  • Mainichi Daily News - N. Korea may possess nuclear weapons for war use: Japan minister
  • Jiji Press - N. Korea Considered to Possess Nuclear Weapons: Japanese Minister
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea not considering tactical nuclear armament: Cheong Wa Dae - elly@yna.co.kr
  • Adelaide Advertiser - Aboriginal leader Malcolm 'Tiger' McKenzie pushing for nuclear waste dump built near his home in the Flinders Ranges - Peter Jean
  • Tri-City Herald - Hanford waste dug up, groundwater cleaned. Thanks go in part to retiring EPA official - Annette Cary
  • Antinuclear Australia - Sweden considers nuclear waste, (far more carefully than Finland ever did)
  • Antinuclear Australia - South Australian responses to Federal Nuclear Waste Dump plan – Facebook

    Saturday, September 09, 2017

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Nevada board to consider $1M to fight Yucca Mountain plan - Sean Whaley
  • KNPR Las Vegas - State Considering Putting More Money Into Yucca Mountain Opposition
  • Forbes blog - Ask Ethan: How Can A Nation Have Nuclear Power Without The Danger Of Nuclear Weapons? - Ethan Siegel
  • American Thinker blog - Trump administration should fully revoke Obama-era beryllium rule - Andrew F. Quinlan
  • AP News - US not disputing NKorea's claim to have tested H-bomb - Matthew Pennington
  • Bloomberg - Florida Nuclear Plants Say They're Not at Risk From Irma
  • Bloomberg - The Art of Renegotiating the Iran Nuclear Deal - Eli Lake
  • Bloomberg - U.S. Calls for UN Vote Monday on Fresh North Korea Sanctions - Peter Pae and Linly Lin
  • Reuters - Hurricane Irma poses toughest test for U.S. nuclear industry since Fukushima - Scott DiSavino, Timothy Gardner
  • Reuters - Additional inspectors sent to Florida's nuclear plants ahead of Irma: NRC
  • Business Insider - Hurricane Irma may plow into a site full of Cold War-era nuclear waste - Dave Mosher
  • South China Morning Post - The world's dilemma: Why North Korea will become a nuclear power despite pressure - Wang Xiangwei
  • Casper Star-Tribune - Wyoming uranium mine spill one of the largest recorded in U.S.; officials say it does not pose a threat - Heather Richards
  • KTWO 1030 Casper, WY - Shutdown After Uranium-Tainted Water Spills at Wyoming Mine - AP
  • Wyoming Public Media - Busted Uranium Market Gears Up For Potential Boom - Madelyn Beck
  • UAE National - Nuclear energy will remain popular in some countries, experts say - Caline Malek
  • UAE National - Cheap natural gas 'key factor for nuclear slow-down' - Caline Malek
  • UAE National - IAEA report: Nuclear power expansion to slow before growing again - Caline Malek
  • Financial Times - UK offshore wind power subsidy set to undercut nuclear - Nathalie Thomas and Andrew Ward
  • Irish Journal - Highly dangerous radioactive materials stolen four years ago still missing
  • Wyoming Public Media - Uravan: The Uranium Town That Was - Dan Boyce
  • WBNS 10TV Columbus, OH - Residents oppose radioactive disposal site in Piketon - Shelby Croft
  • Los Angeles Times - Editorial: An elegant but unconvincing attack on the Iran nuclear deal
  • Mehr News Agency - 'Our partners have more to lose than we do'
  • Financial Express - Iran to honour nuclear deal even if US withdraws
  • UAE National - If the US walks away from the Iran nuclear deal, it will live to regret it - Hussein Ibish
  • Sputnik News - US to Face Difficulty in Persuading P5+1 Group to Renegotiate Iran Nuclear Deal
  • Press TV - The US & the Iran deal
  • CBS Miami - FPL Expects 4.1 Million Customers To Suffer Power Outages
  • Pakistan News International - PM opens country's fifth nuclear power plant - Muhammad Saleh Zaafir
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - PILGRIM NUCLEAR POWER STATION: 2 cybersecurity violations found at Pilgrim - Christine Legere
  • Mainichi Daily News - Nuke plants could be 'missile targets': ex-PM Koizumi
  • Platts - South Carolina's Summer nuclear unit returns to service - William Freebairn
  • Mainichi Daily News - 49% of Fukushima nuke disaster evacuees returning home to live are elderly: survey
  • Deccan Chronicle - Madras high court notice on plea against Koodangulam Nuclear Power Project 3, 4 units
  • Deccan Herald - 'Japan can help build our nuke industry'
  • BBC News - The many faces of Greenham Common
  • Singapore Straits Times - A Hiroshima survivor's apocalyptic tale underscores Japanese abhorrence for the Bomb - Ravi Velloor
  • Pueblo Chieftain - Conflict arises on Cotter mill project - Tracy Harmon
  • Pakistan News International - The atomic bomb - Charles Pierson
  • Arirang TV/Radio - U.S. asks UNSC to vote on draft resolution against N. Korea on Monday Updated: 2017-09-09 09:29:55 KST
  • Pakistan Express Tribune - Growing nuclearisation of the Indian Ocean Region - Muhammad Sarmad Zia
  • Sandusky Register - Davis-Besse cracks to be repaired - Patrick Pfanner
  • Mainichi Daily News - Editorial: Japan must stick to non-nuclear principles
  • Middletown Press and Journal - Visitors flock to Three Mile Island open house; will it be one of the last at the nuclear facility? - Phyllis Zimmerman
  • India Times - PIL wants safety steps for Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project's 3, 4 units
  • All Things Nuclear - Florida's Nuclear Plants and Hurricane Irma - Ed Lyman, senior scientist
  • Trend News Agency - Salehi: Iran to keep nuclear deal even if US breaches it
  • Mainichi Daily News - Hiroshima A-bomb survivor shares painful experiences to realize peace
  • Japan Times - Drone to measure radiation in tainted Fukushima No. 1 buildings
  • Manila Bulletin - Make BNPP conversion to conventional fuel simple - Atty. Rene Espina, Former Senator

    Friday, September 08, 2017

  • Las Vegas Sun - House expected to act on nuclear waste policy this fall - Yvonne Gonzalez
  • The Baker Orange, Baker University, KS - Nuclear waste threatens everyone - Jamie Pellikaan
  • IA REGNUM, Moscow via Google Translate - French technologies for American plutonium--How AREVA helped the USA get rid of plutonium - Boris Martsinkevich
  • CQ Roll Call - Five Top Energy and Environment Priorities as Congress Returns - Jeremy Dillon
  • Albuquerque Journal - Plutonium waste too much for WIPP - Maddy Hayden
  • ABC.au - America's only underground nuclear waste dump is running out of space
  • AP News - Federal auditors say US nuclear dump running out of room - Susan Montoya Bryan
  • Bloomberg - Mexico Expels North Korean Ambassador After Latest Nuclear Test - Eric Martin
  • Reuters - Japan's Tepco says Fukushima plant worker exposed to small radiation dose
  • USGS - M 8.1 - 87km SW of Pijijiapan, Mexico
  • USGS - M 6.1 - 249km WNW of Chichi-shima, Japan
  • Reuters - Florida nuclear plants to shut ahead of Hurricane Irma - Timothy Gardner
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-Swiss utility BKW jumps into nuclear plant dismantling business - John Miller
  • Reuters - TABLE-Swiss nuclear plant outages and restarts - Vera Eckert
  • Google Earth - Yucca Mountain, NV - Forbes Blog
  • Forbes - Japan May Be Coming Full Circle After Its Fukushima Nuclear Energy Disaster - Ken Silverstein
  • The Hindu - Pakistan PM opens China-backed fifth nuke plant
  • World Nuclear News - Prime Minister inaugurates Chashma 4
  • World Nuclear News - Dome installed at sixth Hongyanhe unit
  • World Nuclear News - China committed to nuclear security, says IAEA
  • World Nuclear News - Japan and Russia join forces on waste management
  • Pakistan Express Tribune - Load-shedding to end by Nov, PM says as he opens fifth nuclear power plant - AFP
  • Radio Prague - Lower house refuses to lift ban of deliveries to Iranian nuclear plant - Daniela Lazarová
  • Japan Times - No need to review three non-nuclear principles, Kono says
  • Helena Independent Record - Plan to regulate radioactive oilfield waste doesn't do enough, Montanans say at hearing - Holly K. Michels
  • Atlanta Journal-Constitution - Kempner: Georgia elected officials face a nuclear ultimatum - Matt Kempner
  • The State - SCE&G failed to heed Santee Cooper warnings at bungled nuke project, records show - Sammy Fretwell
  • Charleston Post Courier - Documents: Failed South Carolina nuclear project was years and millions of hours away from completion - Andrew Brown and Tony Bartelme
  • Utility Dive - New emails reveal behind-the-scenes battle over Summer nuke - Robert Walton
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - OpEd: How nuclear waste deal can save San Diego - Michael Aguirre & Maria Severson
  • IAEA - IAEA Completes Nuclear Security Advisory Mission in China
  • IAEA - Press Arrangements for IAEA Board of Governors Meeting, 11 September 2017
  • IAEA - IAEA Hosts Meeting on the Human Performance Requirements of a Nuclear Workforce
  • Xinhua News - Xi, Macron exchange views on Korean Peninsula situation by phone
  • UPI - Radiation levels up in China after North Korea nuclear test - Elizabeth Shim
  • Asahi Shimbun - Kishida defends non-nuclear policy; Ishiba gains support
  • Asahi Shimbun - TEPCO: Worker exposed to small radiation dose at Fukushima
  • Indian Express - Japan can make a substantive difference to India's nuclear industry: S Jaishankar
  • Bangor Daily News - Nuclear sub arrives in Maine for upgrades - AP
  • Asahi Shimbun - Editorial: Even in face of N. Korean threat, anti-nuke policy should remain
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea to explore all steps to block N.K.'s nuke-tipped ICBM development
  • Reuters - China's Xi urges France to help restart talks on North Korea
  • Yonhap News - Ruling party leader puts brakes on opposition calls for nuclear options
  • Japan Times - Threat of North Korean EMP attack leaves Japan vulnerable--Pyongyang claims ability to trigger high-altitude electromagnetic pulse - Reiji Yoshida
  • Mainichi Daily News - Countering electromagnetic pulse attacks an urgent task: Suga
  • Mainichi Daily News - Magnitude 5.3 quake jolts Akita Prefecture in northeastern Japan
  • Albuquerque Journal - When it comes to nukes, it's complicated - Mark Oswald
  • Xinhua News - Japan has no plan to review 3 non-nuclear principles: FM
  • Atlanta Business Chronicle - Financial hurdles key to Vogtle nuclear project - Dave Williams
  • Lusaka Times Zambia - Zambia on the way toward progress in nuclear science and technologies
  • National Interest - This Dead Russian Nuclear Submarine Could Be a "Ticking Environmental Time Bomb" - Dave Majumdar
  • Utility Dive - DOE grid study dominates FERC nomination hearing - Gavin Bade
  • IAEA - IAEA Concludes Four-year Research Project on Fast Reactor Safety Features - Shant Krikorian, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - NuScale completes step in loan application - Kevin Trevellyan
  • Xinhua News - DPRK military experts leave Uganda over nuclear sanctions
  • Independent Australia - Remembering Brisbane's 'Big March' – it's still a simple case of freedom - Glenn Davies
  • The Conversation UK - Britain has long struggled to build power plants – and inefficient project management is to blame - Tae Hoon Kim, Researcher in Energy Politics, University of Cambridge
  • The State - VC Summer hearing postponed as hurricane trumps SC nukes - Bristow Marchant
  • Polish Radio - Poland to have its first nuclear reactor: report
  • All Things Nuclear - Strategic missile defense failures: who's to blame? - Laura Grego, senior scientist
  • GAO - Modernizing the Nuclear Security Enterprise: A Complete Scope of Work Is Needed to Develop Timely Cost and Schedule Information for the Uranium Program GAO-17-577
  • The Guardian - Inside Siberia's remote nuclear science hub – in pictures
  • NHK World - Strong quake hits Akita Prefecture
  • Japan Times - Fukushima worker exposed to small amount of radiation, Tepco says
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea to explore all steps to block N.K.'s nuke-tipped ICBM development - sooyeon@yna.co.kr
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: International Energy Agency FR Document: 2017-19052 Citation: 82 FR 42549 PDF Pages 42549-42550 (2 pages)
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Weekly Receipts FR Document: 2017-19059 Citation: 82 FR 42551 PDF Page 42551 (1 page)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2017-19138 Citation: 82 FR 42563 PDF Pages 42563-42564 (2 pages)
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - North Korean nuclear test shows steady advance: interview with Siegfried Hecker - Elisabeth Eaves
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - The Nuclear Past is Prologue: A Conversation with Valerie Plame, 75 Years After Fermi--Monday, October 2, 2017
  • Govtrack - H.R. 3053: Nuclear Waste Policy Amendments Act of 2017now has 61 cosponsors (49R, 12D)
  • Pahrump Valley Times - Nye County, Nevada spar in Vegas over Yucca Mountain - Daria Sokolova
  • NIRS - Late Week Tonight host, John Oliver, Takes on Nuclear Waste
  • Encinitas Coast News - Oceanside sends letter opposing SONGS on-site nuclear waste storage - Promise Yee
  • St. Louis Post-Dispatch - Editorial: Hazardous waste illegally deposited in Franklin County requires quick attention
  • Los Alamos Monitor - DOE: Half of legacy waste cleanup incomplete - Tris DeRoma
  • RT - Russia to help Japan clean up Fukushima disaster – Putin

    Thursday, September 07, 2017

  • Las Vegas Sun - Yucca Mountain panel shows divide between state, rural counties - Yvonne Gonzalez
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Nevada, Nye County take opposite sides in Yucca Mountain battle - Henry Brean
  • Southside Pride, Minneapolis MN - FROM WHERE I STAND: Who should take care of the radioactive leaks in Washington State? - Polly Mann
  • Forbes blog - CSI: Nuclear - James Conca
  • Washington Technology - Army selects 7 for $172M munition disposal contract - Ross Wilkers
  • Whistleblower News Review - Shipbuilding Defense Contractor Will Pay $9.2 Million to Resolve Allegations of Overbilling
  • San Jose Mercury News - California passes bill to protect scientific data from federal censorship - Katy Murphy
  • Government Accountability Project - Office of Special Counsel Requests Stay for Environmental Whistleblower
  • AP News - H-bomb or not, experts say North Korea near its nuclear goal - Eric Talmadge
  • Bloomberg - Kim's Nukes Aren't a Bargaining Chip. They're an Insurance Policy - Michael Schuman
  • Bloomberg - Ex-Turkish Minister Charged in U.S. on Iran Sanctions - Christian Berthelsen
  • Reuters - FPL will shut two nuclear plants if Irma hits Florida -spokesman - Timothy Gardner
  • Reuters - Swiss utility BKW jumps into nuclear plant dismantling business - John Miller
  • Reuters - China agrees U.N. action, and talk, needed to end North Korea crisis - Christian Shepherd, Katya Golubkova
  • Reuters - Japan's Abe agrees with Putin North Korea nuclear test threatens peace - Kiyoshi Takenaka
  • Reuters - Tepco shares rise after reports of possible nuclear restart approval - Aaron Sheldrick and Osamu Tsukimori
  • Reuters - France's foreign minister worried by Trump's stance on Iran nuclear deal - John Irish
  • Reuters - Trump seeks tougher sanctions to prod North Korea into negotiations - Matt Spetalnick, David Brunnstrom
  • Reuters - EU should impose more sanctions on North Korea-foreign policy chief - Gabriela Baczynska, David Mardiste
  • The Guardian - No more nukes? Why anti-nuclear protests need an urgent revival - Zoe Williams
  • Science News - 50 years ago, West Germany embraced nuclear power - Bethany Brookshire
  • New York Times - Editorial: A Devious Threat to a Nuclear Deal
  • Deutsche Welle - Donald Trump has Europe concerned over Iran nuclear deal
  • Consortium News - Nikki Haley Falsely Accuses Iran - Paul R. Pillar
  • Huffington Post blog - 5 Lies Nikki Haley Just Told About The Iran Deal - Ryan Costello
  • Mainichi Daily News - Nuclear regulator does dizzying U-turn on TEPCO reactor restart plans
  • Asahi Shimbun - NRA doubts TEPCO's safety vow in Niigata, plans legal move - Masanobu Higashiyama
  • Financial Times - Japan's Tepco up 3% after optimistic reports on restart at world's largest nuclear plant - Edward White
  • OilPrice - World's Largest Nuclear Power Plant One Step Closer To Operation - Irina Slav
  • EurActiv - MEPs fear exposure to radioactive 'Fukusushi' if EU relaxes Japan import controls - Samuel White
  • Southwest Colorado Journal - Documentary to examine Durango's uranium legacy--first of three stories about Fort Lewis College students making a documentary about uranium mining in and around Durango - Jonathan Romeo
  • Utility Dive - Dominion hits pause on North Anna nuclear plant development - Peter Maloney
  • Anadolu Agency Ankara - Nuclear stalemate of our century - Sitki Egeli
  • Pressenza International - John Loretz, IPPNW: Strengthening the message about the consequences of nuclear weapons - Tony Robinson
  • The Economist - America's utilities prepare for a nuclear threat to the grid
  • Surfer Magazine - San-O Nuclear Plant to Explore Waste Removal Options--Settlement sets into motion a search for new accommodations - Matthew B. Shaw
  • Herald Bulletin, Anderson, IN - Chemist claims he was fired after telling women to shower after nuclear lab spill - Scott L. Miley
  • Power Engineering International - Poland revives plans for nuclear power plant - Diarmaid Williams
  • ETEnergyworld.com - Czech nuclear envoy says decisions on new power units needed by Q1 - Reuters
  • Lancaster Intelligencer Journal - County commissioners urge state action to save Three Mile Island, other nuclear plants - Tim Stuhldreher
  • Asahi Shimbun - Ex-defense chief Ishiba suggests change in anti-nuke policy
  • Sputnik News - Rosatom Expects to Sign Contract With Egypt to Build Nuclear Power Plant
  • Zimbabwe Herald - International Law and DPRK's nuclear policy - Sharon Hofisi and Jonathan Muzuva
  • Largs and Millport Weekly News - Nuclear liaison meeting is open to public
  • Baltic Times - Public deserves to be informed about Belarus' Nuclear plant
  • Miami Herald - Two South Florida nuclear power plants lie in Irma's path. Are they ready? - Alex Harris
  • NBC2 Southwest Florida - Nuclear plants in Hurricane Irma's path are shutting down - Matt Egan and Cheri Mossburg
  • Charleston Post Courier - Emails: Toshiba, Westinghouse accused of deceit, malfeasance in run-up to South Carolina nuclear plant failure - David Wren
  • KHL Construction News - Huge cost of failed US nuclear plant 'was avoidable' - Mike Hayes
  • World Nuclear News - New advice for managing nuclear accidents
  • World Nuclear News - Atomenergoprom sees 89% rise in first-half net profit
  • World Nuclear News - Advanced fuel agreements signed
  • Southeast Energy News - South Carolina lawmakers question delay of nuclear plant audit - Brye Steeves
  • The State - SC senator could face conflict in nuclear debate, leaving 100,000 constituents without a voice - Avery G. Wilks
  • Casper Star-Tribune - Cameco cleared to resume transport of radioactive material after last year's leaks - Heather Richards
  • Atlanta Journal-Constitution - Georgia's large power users save hundreds of millions on Plant Vogtle charges - Russell Grantham
  • WATD-FM Marshfield - Carver: Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station Conducting Siren Tests - Dan McCready
  • Xinhua News - Concerted efforts by int'l community needed to solve Korean Peninsula nuclear issue
  • ESI Africa - Clean power webinar
  • Market Realist - What's Next for Southern Company as It Goes ahead with Vogtle? - Vincent Kruger
  • GAO - Environmental Protection: Status of GAO Recommendations Made to EPA since Fiscal Year 2007 GAO-17-801T
  • NRC - NRC Proposes $7,000 Civil Penalty to Allen County Cardiology
  • NRC - NRC Announces Hearing Opportunity for River Bend License Renewal; To Hold Public Meeting to Discuss Environmental Review
  • NWTRB - August 25, 2017, letter from the Board to Mr. Edward McGinnis with comments from the Board's review of the June 21, 2017, combined Post Irradiation Examination test plan "EPRI/DOE High Burnup Fuel Sister Pin Test Plan Simplification and Visualization" (SAND2017-7597, July 2017).
  • USGS - M 6.1 - 249km WNW of Chichi-shima, Japan
  • Mainichi Daily News - Editorial: Japan needs to boost safety steps against threat of N. Korean EMP attack
  • Press TV - Iran under 'most robust' nuclear inspection: IAEA
  • Press TV - US coalition airstrikes endangering Syrian civilian population: UN
  • The Hill blog - It's high time for America to get ready for a world with 40 nuclear states - By Robert Monroe,

    Wednesday, September 06, 2017

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Energy official says Yucca Mountain ball in Congress' court - Henry Brean
  • twitter - photo: Nevada official says some people in Nevada are pro-Yucca Mountain but majority of the state population opposes Yucca Mountain - Daria Sokolova
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - With limited room at WIPP, feds urged to study expansion - Rebecca Moss
  • Idaho Mountain Express - Letter: Keep the nuclear waste out of Idaho - Melody Lenkner, Twin Falls
  • OBRag.org - Settlement Reached Over San Onofre Nuke Waste - Michael Steinberg
  • Paducah Sun - DOE site treats 4 billion gallons of tainted water
  • UPI - General Dynamics receives contracts for upgraded Abrams tanks - Stephen Carlson
  • NY Daily News - AFL-CIO boss roasts Trump as health hazard, labor bust - Ginger Adams Otis
  • Global Research - Retired FBI Agent Sues DOJ for Records on Contributions Made by a Clinton Ally to McCabe's Wife - Tyler Durden
  • Albuquerque Journal - LANL director announces retirement - Mark Oswald
  • Los Alamos Monitor - LANL Director Charles McMillan announces plans to retire at end of year
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Los Alamos lab director retiring at year's end - Rebecca Moss
  • Chinook Observer - Hanford's waste spread under a cloak of secrecy
  • Williamsburg Yorktown Daily, VA - Frank Paul 'Baran' Baranowski, 95, nuclear energy expert - Nelsen Funeral Home
  • NPR - How North Korea's Nuclear Tests Could Get Even More Terrifying - Geoff Brumfiel
  • Xinhua News - China demands "immediate stop" to THAAD deployment
  • The Daily Beast - Russia-Linked Hackers Breached 100 Nuclear and Power Plants Just This Year - Kevin Poulsen
  • Surfline - Court Moves to Save Trestles From (Potential) Nuclear Destruction--SoCal Edison agrees to fund a search for different burial site of nuclear waste at San Onofre - Dashel Pierson
  • Daily Mail - Duck and cover! Fascinating video from 1955 shows children performing the futile drill they were told to carry out if an atomic bomb fell on the US - Darren Boyle
  • Southeast Energy News - Amid nuclear setbacks, Virginia utility pauses plans for new reactor - Written By Jim Pierobon
  • TVO Ontario - 'That's how reconciliation works': Why Ottawa pressed pause on Ontario's nuclear waste dump - John Michael McGrath
  • KTNV Las Vegas - Officials: Danger area didn't burn at ex-nuke proving ground in Nevada - Associated Press
  • Myrtle Beach Sun News - Letter: S.C. nuke plant execs walking away with our money - Dan Griffin, Myrtle Beach
  • Upstate Business Journal - Duke Energy may ask for SC rate hike to recoup costs of nixed nuclear plant
  • Beaver County Times - Letter: Pennsylvanians support nuclear plant workers - Heather Kennedy, Aliquippa
  • Mehr News - JCPOA proves Iran never sought nuclear weapons
  • Mainichi Daily News - TEPCO's Niigata nuclear plant set to clear screening to restart reactors
  • Charleston Post Courier - Audit gives South Carolina lawmakers ammunition in failed nuclear plant probe - Andy Shain
  • Anderson Independent Mail - McMaster hopes to salvage nuclear power project - Kirk Brown
  • The State - Does anyone at Santee Cooper remember who Santee Cooper works for? - Cindi Ross Scoppe
  • Berkeley Independent, SC - NOBLE: S.C.'s Nuclear scandal, politicians and clean/dirty hands - Phil Noble
  • North Augusta Star - Documents: Utilities were warned before S.C. nuke plant flop - Meg Kinnard
  • Seeking Alpha - Ugly Disclosure For Scana - CashFlow Hunter
  • The State - Long-secret report could save SCE&G's customers billions - Avery G. Wilks and Sammy Fretwell
  • Charleston City Paper - SCE&G debacle highlights preference of business over citizens - Ali Akhyari
  • Charleston Post Courier - Audit gives South Carolina lawmakers ammunition in failed nuclear plant probe - Andy Shain
  • Charleston Post Courier - Revealing audit on reactors
  • WIS-TV Columbia, SC - A secretly-released review could have been the 'writing on the wall' for V.C. Summer's eventual failure - Ashleigh Holland
  • Lancaster Intelligencer Journal - Three Mile Island nuclear plant to hold annual Community Information Night
  • The Guardian - Egypt's security forces are enforcing 'torture assembly line' - Karen McVeigh
  • BBC - Egypt detainees subjected to 'assembly line' of torture - HRW
  • Al Bawaba - Genital Shocks and Hanging From a Spit: HRW Slams Sisi Regime's Extreme Torture
  • Daily News Egypt - Dabaa nuclear power plant contracts finalised: Ismail
  • Winnipeg Free Press - Manitobans won't fall for nuclear energy snake oil - Dave Taylor
  • Reuters - Poland may have first nuclear power plant by 2029
  • Platts - French nuclear output in August sees biggest monthly gain in 2017
  • Somerset County Gazette - Leaving EU nuclear body could have 'significant impact' on Hinkley C, warns industry chief
  • Buffalo News - Another Voice: New York needs its clean, reliable nuclear plants - Ted Skerpon and Richard Lipsitz (Ted Skerpon is business manager of IBEW Local 97. Richard Lipsitz is president of the Western New York Area Labor Federation)
  • NPR - Former Residents Picnic At Colorado Superfund Site - Dan Boyce
  • Independent Australia - Nuclear power for Australia: The idea that never dies - John Quiggin
  • Pike County News Watchman - Group of citizens unite in opposition to 'nuclear dump': Part Two - Stephanie Stanley
  • West Chester Daily Local News - Activists fight effort to import radioactive waste to Royersford from Canada - Evan Brandt
  • World Nuclear News - UK's Pile Fuel Cladding Silo opened for first time
  • World Nuclear News - US governor releases report on VC Summer flaws
  • World Nuclear News - NuScale proposes partnership for UK SMR
  • World Nuclear News - Molten salt reactor experiment begins at Petten
  • World Nuclear News - Recollection of the past: South Korea's story - Jaekyu Lee, former Senior Vice President of KEPCO E&C, builders of South Korea's fleet of 14 nuclear power plants
  • La Croix International - Holy See steps up opposition to nuclear weapons - Nicolas Senèze, Rome
  • IAEA - IAEA Course Offers Internationally Recognized Certification in Industrial Testing - William Foster, IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation
  • Utility Dive - PJM mulls capacity repricing strategies to tackle subsidy programs - Peter Maloney
  • Utility Dive - Nevada regulators approve net metering draft order for NV Energy - Robert Walton
  • African Independent - Egypt State Council approves contracts on NPP construction with Rosatom participation
  • Vermont Public Radio - Entergy Seeks Approval To Accelerate Prep Work At Vermont Yankee - Howard Weiss-Tisman
  • Brattleboro Reformer - State OKs VY security change - Mike Faher
  • Pleasanton Weekly blog - Sandia's new portable detector keeping public safe from radiation - Jeb Bing
  • NRC - New Edition of NRC Information Digest Now Available Online
  • POWERmag - What 10 Charts from the DOE's Grid Study Reveal About the State of U.S. Power - Sonal Patel
  • NHK World - Ishiba calls for debate on US nuclear arms
  • NHK World - Onodera revises N.Korea explosive yield estimate - ShareTwitterFacebook
  • NHK World - Nuclear regulator prepares to OK TEPCO reactors - Japan News
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Niigata N-plant set to pass safety screening
  • Mainichi Daily News - Photo Journal: Silent beauty
  • Bellona - Russia retires trailblazing icebreaker, with regret - Charles Digges
  • BelTA - Russian Power Machines makes turbine for second unit of Belarusian nuclear power plant
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  • Press TV - Iran committed to JCPOA, will react to breaches: Rouhani
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Guidance: Clarification of Compensatory Measure Requirements for Physical Protection Program Deficiencies FR Document: 2017-18755 Citation: 82 FR 42126 PDF Pages 42126-42127 (2 pages)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Applications: Entergy Operations, Inc., River Bend Station, Unit 1 FR Document: 2017-18786 Citation: 82 FR 42126 PDF Page 42126 (1 page)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2017-18911 Citation: 82 FR 42125 PDF Page 42125 (1 page)
  • DOE:EM - Nuclear Cleanup Caucus to Focus on Increasing Urgency in Cleanup at Sept. 13 Event
  • Whitehaven News - VIDEO: See inside world's oldest nuclear waste store at Sellafield
  • Whitehaven News - Nuclear industry fears for electricity supplies post-Brexit

    Tuesday, September 05, 2017

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Yucca Mountain opposition to be focus at Las Vegas conference - Gary Martin
  • Las Vegas Sun - State's chief Yucca critic: It's 'almost a religious controversy now' - Yvonne Gonzalez
  • E&E Daily - ENERGY POLICY: Walden lays out ambitious fall agenda - George Cahlink
  • Forbes - The Sun's Energy Doesn't Come From Fusing Hydrogen Into Helium (Mostly) - Ethan Siegel
  • Payson Roundup, AZ - Voter outreach roundtable
  • Daily Astorian - Our view: Hanford's waste spread under a cloak of secrecy
  • Reuters - If Trump says Iran violating nuclear deal, does not mean U.S. withdrawal: Haley - Michelle Nichols
  • Reuters - Putin calls tougher North Korea sanctions senseless, warns of 'global catastrophe' - Denis Pinchuk
  • Reuters - Merkel, Abe agree sanctions against North Korea should be stepped up - Michelle Martin
  • The Guardian - Kim Jong-un's nuclear scientists take centre stage after missile test - Reuters
  • BBC - North Korea nuclear crisis: Kim Jong-un 'begging for war'
  • The State - Long-secret report details 'significant' problems at failed nuclear reactor project - Sammy Fretwell and Avery G. Wilks
  • Augusta Chronicle - Documents: Utilities were warned before SC nuke plant flop - Meg Kinnard, Associated Press
  • Charleston Post Courier - Audit highlighted problems with South Carolina nuclear project a year before cancellation - Andrew Brown
  • Newnan-Times-Herald, GA - Utilities, Deal want to keep building nuclear plant
  • Augusta Chronicle - Powerful news: Decision to move forward with Vogtle units huge for area, country
  • Albany Herald - Expert: Subsidizing new nuclear power in nation's interest--Projected cost to finish nuclear plant to exceed $10 billion - Tom Corwin
  • Energy Collective - Georgia Utilities to Finish the Twin Nuclear Reactors at Vogtle - Dan Yurman
  • Southeast Energy News - Report warned utilities about problems at South Carolina nuclear project - Brye Steeves
  • Charlotte Business Journal - New nuclear plant remains a possibility in Duke Energy's long-term plan - John Downey
  • Massachusetts Daily Collegian - Should we warn future generations about nuclear waste? - Jessica Primavera
  • NK News - Beijing lodged "stern" complaints to DPRK embassy over nuke test - Leo Byrne
  • Times & Star - VIDEO: See inside world's oldest nuclear waste store at Sellafield
  • BBC - Sellafield decommissioning: Nuclear waste silo opened
  • Cumbria Crack - World's first as Sellafied cut hole in world's oldest 'locked vault' nuclear store
  • Florence Morning News, SC - Letter: The death of nuclear power - Lawrence D. Weber, Quinby
  • Norwich Radical - Where to Hide Radioactive Waste? - Joe Burns
  • The State - Letter: Lawmakers slept through nuclear fiasco - Randy Bright, Ridgeway
  • BBC - Sellafield nuclear processing plant workers to strike over pay
  • Times of India - French nuclear plant outages and restarts - Reuters
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea's peace proposal toward Pyongyang intact despite N.K. nuke test: official
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea seeks 'powerful' punitive measures against N.K. nuke test
  • London Times - Nuclear crisis gives fresh impetus to arms race - Richard Lloyd Parry
  • Canada NewsWire - Ontario's Nuclear Advantage - Providing low-cost power to families and businesses
  • Daily Energy Insider - More than one-third of nuclear energy industry workers affiliated with labor unions, survey finds - Kevin Randolph
  • ExecutiveBiz blog - FUSRAP: Leidos Wins $50M Army Contract for Radioactive Waste Investigation Services - Ramona Adams
  • National Law Review - NRC Issues Update on Implementing Backfit Training for NRC Staff - Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP
  • The State - Letter: The meltdown was in SCANA leadership - Fred Kerr, West Columbia
  • Tri-City Herald - Acting general manager leading Hanford vit plant site work - Annette Cary
  • GAO - Plutonium Disposition: Proposed Dilute and Dispose Approach Highlights Need for More Work at the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant - GAO-17-390
  • IAEA - Developing Country Experts Can Access Largest Nuclear Cardiology Conference with IAEA Support - Oleksandra Gudkova, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - Benin Signs its Second Country Programme Framework (CPF) for 2017-2021
  • World Nuclear News - Sanmen 2 completes hydrostatic testing
  • World Nuclear News - Russia tests hermetic system of Rostov 4
  • World Nuclear News - Egyptian and Russian leaders prepare for Dabaa
  • BBC - North Korea nuclear crisis: Putin calls sanctions useless
  • BBC - North Korea nuclear crisis: Kim Jong-un 'begging for war'
  • Trend News Agency - Trump's Iran policy fell short of equivocal IAEA report (exclusive) - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • Asahi Shimbun - Fukushima city shows radiation level is same as in west Japan - Shintaro Egawa
  • Japan Times - Nagasaki University plans biannual English journal on nuclear disarmament
  • Mainichi Daily News - Pains, gains accompany Fukushima disaster recovery work
  • Yonhap News - Moon calls for improved ties with Russia, joint efforts to denuclearize N. Korea
  • Press TV - World's five major rising economies back Iran deal
  • Press TV - Trump refusal to certify Iran compliance won't mean withdrawal from nuclear deal: Haley
  • UPI - Palestinian family evicted from East Jerusalem home of 53 years - Ed Adamczyk
  • Iranian Financial Tribune - AEOI to Begin Reconstruction of Arak Reactor in 2019
  • DOE:EM - Cleanup by the Numbers: EM Releases New Infographics on Sites' Progress
  • DOE:EM - DOE Leaders Tour Hanford Cleanup Projects, Meet With Workers, Stakeholders
  • DOE:EM - EM Names Robert F. Boehlecke as New Nevada Program Manager
  • DOE:EM - Criticality Alarm No Longer Needed at Hanford's Plutonium Finishing Plant - August 31, 2017
  • DOE:EM - SRS Relies on Array of Robots for Liquid-Waste Cleanup
  • DOE:EM - Portsmouth Site Water Treatment System Upgrade to Improve Safety, Efficiency - August 31, 2017
  • DOE:EM - ORP Workers Replace Massive Wastewater Basin Cover
  • DOE:EM - Hanford Site Workers Begin Preparing Grout for PUREX Tunnel
  • DOE:EM - Budget & Performance--$6.508B Budget Request
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Rule List of Approved Spent Fuel Storage Casks: Holtec International HI-STORM Flood/Wind Multipurpose Canister Storage System, Certificate of Compliance No. 1032, Amendment No. 3 FR Document: 2017-18699 Citation: 82 FR 41873 PDF Pages 41873-41874
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Applications and Amendments Involving Proposed No Significant Hazards Considerations, etc. FR Document: 2017-17719 Citation: 82 FR 41994 PDF Pages 41994-41999

    Monday, September 04, 2017

  • Charleston Post and Courier - Voyager 1 and that other science project at Yucca Mountain - Dan Schinhofen
  • The Guardian - Trump promised to put American workers first. He lied - Michael Paarlberg
  • Oak Ridge Today - ORNL researchers turn to 'deep learning' to solve science's big data problem
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - LANL's Hazardous Waste Facility Permit 2017 Community Relations Plan Available For Comment - Carol A. Clark
  • Oak Ridge Today - GAO: DOE has more than 80 percent of U.S. government's environmental liabilities - John Huotari
  • OilPrice - Does Nuclear Technology Advance Fast Enough? - Tsvetana Paraskova
  • AP News - The Latest: US, South Korea speak after North's nuclear test
  • AP News - South Korea simulates attack on North's nuke site after test - FOSTER KLUG and YOUKYUNG LEE
  • AP News - Texas expects EPA to 'get on top of' toxic water risk
  • Bloomberg - China's Oil Lifeline to North Korea Targeted After Nuclear Blast
  • Washington Post - South Korea's defense minister raises the idea of bringing back tactical U.S. nuclear weapons - Anna Fifield
  • BBC News - North Korea's nuclear bomb: Can we work out its power?
  • Japan Times - No abnormal radiation readings from North Korea nuclear test: NRA
  • The State - Santee Cooper in hot water over refusal to release report on failed nuke project - Sammy Fretwell
  • The Hill blog - DOE study proves regulation puts hydro, nuclear power at a disadvantage - William Murray
  • Tri-City Herald - Richland nuclear plant running again after 13 days offline - Annette Cary and Sara Schilling
  • Savannah Morning News - Letters: Turn Plant Vogtle into an amusement park; Stop charging ratepayers for Plant Vogtle - Jack Imber, Savannah; Marguerite Cuquet, Savannah
  • WFAE Charlotte NPR - Despite Canceling 2 Plants, Duke Won't Rule Out Future Nukes - David Boraks
  • Ashland Times-Gazette, OH - Opening of natural gas plant first of many expected in Ohio - John Seewer, Associated Press
  • Xinhua News - Interview: Three trends observed as U.S. updates its nuclear arsenal: Expert
  • Augusta Chronicle - SRNS wins another DOE safety award
  • Rock Hill Herald - A Lake Wylie group isn't officially concerned yet. One man fears they'll be too late. - John Marks
  • Uganda Independent - Furious Moscow demands swift return of closed US facilities - Maria Zakharova
  • Aiken Standard - Actively pursuing passive cleanup technology pays off at SRS
  • USGS - M 4.5 - 13km E of Soda Springs, Idaho
  • World Nuclear News - CNSC completes review of disposal facility draft EIS
  • World Nuclear News - Brazil and China enhance nuclear cooperation
  • World Nuclear News - Korea develops expertise for Kori 1 decommissioning
  • Trend News Agency - MPs say Iran will never allow access to military sites
  • NHK World - Hibakusha stage sit-in to protest N.Korea's test
  • NHK World - Huge quakes may have occurred at shorter intervals
  • Asahi Shimbun - 6,500 people join mass nuclear crisis drill for Kyushu plant
  • Asahi Shimbun - Hibakusha hit back at N. Korea nuke test, appeal for smarter way
  • Japan Times - Hibakusha, abductees' kin blast North Korean nuclear test during rally in Hiroshima
  • Mainichi Daily News - N. Korean threat increases with possibility of miniaturized nuclear weapons
  • Mainichi Daily News - No abnormal radiation readings in Japan after N. Korean nuke test: NRA secretariat
  • Mainichi Daily News - Abe, Trump agree to increase pressure on N. Korea after nuclear test
  • Mainichi Daily News - Japanese lawmakers set to condemn N. Korea for nuke test in resolution
  • Bellona - Youth ecology and recycling group named newest Russian 'foreign agent' - Anna Kireeva, Charles Digges
  • Yonhap News - Moon, Putin to focus on N. Korean nukes in upcoming summit: official
  • Yonhap News - Top diplomats of S. Korea, China discuss latest N. Korean nuke test
  • Yonhap News - N.K. may fire ICBM on standard trajectory toward Pacific: Seoul
  • Yonhap News - N. Korean delegation heads to Russia for regional forum involving S. Korean leader
  • Press TV - MPs say Iran will never allow access to military sites
  • Aiken Standard - Cold War Patriots to hold town hall meetings in North Augusta, Barnwell
  • Irish Journal - Government says chances of a nuclear disaster impacting Ireland is low - but there is a risk

    Sunday, September 03, 2017

  • San Diego Union-Tribune - San Onofre nuclear waste agreement offers hope for some, an 'illusion' for others - Rob Nikolewski
  • IndraStra Global - India's Tryst with Next-Gen Nuclear Energy Systems - Dr. Sitakanta Mishra, Pandit Deendayal Petroleum University
  • New York Times - Is Trump Really Pro-Worker? - Steven Greenhouse
  • Arab Daily News - Vanunu Mordechai Israeli Nuclear Whistleblower Talks at Twitter and Wife Talks to Norway
  • Collective Evolution - Document Surfaces Showing CIA's Plans To Infiltrate Academia & Change University/College Curriculums - Arjun Walia
  • Tri-City Herald - Hanford will miss deadline to tear down plutonium-contaminated plant - Annette Cary
  • CNN - North Korea tests most powerful nuclear bomb yet - Angela Dewan and Taehoon Lee
  • AP News - North Korea claims 'perfect success' of powerful nuke test - Eric Talmadge
  • AP News - The Latest: US senator calls for economic sanctions on NK
  • AP News - North Korea conducts 6th nuclear test, says it was H-bomb - Foster Klug
  • AP News - US seizes control of Russian posts in San Fran, DC, NY - Josh Lederman
  • AP News - What is North Korea's Kim Jong Un trying prove with H-bomb? - Eric Talmadge
  • AP News - AP EXCLUSIVE: Toxic waste sites flooded in Houston area - Jason Dearen And Michael Biesecker
  • Bloomberg - Risk of Nuclear Arms Use Highest Since Cuban Crisis, Moniz Says - John Follain and Sonia Sirletti
  • Bloomberg - With Powerful Nuclear Bomb, Kim Dares Trump and Xi to Stop Him - Andy Sharp and David Tweed
  • Bloomberg - North Korea Hails 'Unprecedentedly Big' Nuclear Test - Kanga Kong and Andy Sharp
  • Bloomberg - North Korea Says It Has Developed Hydrogen Bomb to Suit ICBM - Kanga Kong
  • The Guardian - North Korea claims successful test of 'missile-ready' nuclear bomb – live - Tom McCarthy in New York (now), and Nicola Slawson and Melissa Davey
  • CNN - What happens when North Korea tests a nuclear weapon - Joshua Berlinger
  • BBC - The most powerful nuclear blasts ever
  • BBC - North Korea nuclear test: 'Tunnel collapse' may provide clues
  • Washington Post - Japanese survivor of Nagasaki atomic attack bared his scars to plead against nuclear war - Matt Schudel
  • Xinhua News - DPRK top leader inspects nuclear bomb making institute
  • Reuters - North Korean nuclear test prompts global condemnation
  • Reuters - Xi, Putin agree to 'appropriately deal' with N.Korea nuclear test: Xinhua - Ben Blanchard
  • Reuters - North Korea says conducts hydrogen bomb test, Trump to meet with advisers - Jack Kim, Soyoung Kim
  • Reuters - Possible two-stage hydrogen bomb seen 'game changer' for North Korea - Jack Kim, Ju-min Park
  • Reuters - North Korea says conducts 'perfect' hydrogen bomb test - Jack Kim, Soyoung Kim
  • Reuters - China begins radiation monitoring after N.Korea nuclear test - Ben Blanchard and Philip Wen
  • NPR - Here Are The Facts About North Korea's Nuclear Test - Geoff Brumfiel
  • BBC - Kim inspects 'nuclear warhead': A picture decoded
  • South China Morning Post - Could 'swimming pool' nuclear reactors help clear China's winter smog? - Stephen Chen
  • Augusta Chronicle - Subsidizing new nuclear power such as Vogtle reactors in nation's interest, says expert - Tom Corwin
  • Xinhua News - DPRK conducts 6th nuclear test, raising strong condemnation from neighboring countries
  • USGS - M 6.3 Explosion - 22km ENE of Sungjibaegam, North Korea
  • USGS - M 4.1 Collapse - 22km ENE of Sungjibaegam, North Korea
  • USGS - M 5.3 - 17km E of Soda Springs, Idaho Idaho earthquake swarm 3 September, 2017
  • Beyond Nuclear - Beyond Nuclear joins ocean and conservation groups to protest Japan dumping radioactive water into Pacific
  • Atomic Insights - Can Gas Turbines Using Nuclear Fuel Change The Energy Game? - Rod Adams
  • IPS - US Pressure Keeps Palestinians Blacklisted at UN - Thalif Deen
  • DoL:DEEOIC - Authorized Representatives Workshop: Jacksonville, Florida
  • IAEA - Statement by IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano on DPRK - IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano
  • BBC News - N Korea announces nuclear test
  • TEPCO - Situation of storing and treatment of accumulated water including highly concentrated radioactive materials at Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station
  • JAIF - Cabinet Office Releases Results of Study on Economic Scale of Radiation Applications in Fiscal 2015
  • JAIF - Power Companies Request Pre-service Inspections Toward Restarting Reactors at Genkai and Ohi
  • JAIF - Registration Ends Soon for the 50th JAIF Annual Conference
  • Mainichi Daily News - Ex-Nagasaki Univ. president exposed to radiation from A-bomb dies at 92
  • Fin24 - Renewable producers will sign, despite renegotiations - Kubayi - Yolandi Groenewald
  • Yonhap News - Seoul says will seek most powerful U.N. sanctions to 'completely' isolate N. Korea - bdk@yna.co.kr
  • Yonhap News - Chronology of major events leading to N. Korea's sixth nuclear test
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea claims successful test of H-bomb for ICBM - Lcd@Yna.Co.Kr, Sooyeon@Yna.Co.Kr
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea apparently conducts nuke test: S. Korea - Lcd@Yna.Co.Kr, Sooyeon@Yna.Co.Kr
  • Press TV - IAEA report bars Trump from derailing nuclear deal: Analyst
  • Press TV - US plans decades-long military presence in northern Syria: Militia group
  • USGS - M 4.7 - 47km ESE of Borazjan, Iran
  • Japan Times - Two-day nuclear disaster drill kicks off at Genkai plant in Saga
  • OilPrice - Privatization Is The Only Hope For This Nuclear Project - Leonard Hyman & William Tilles
  • The State - McMaster battles Santee Cooper for access to nuclear report - Jamie Self
  • Charleston Post and Courier - South Carolina Gov. Henry McMaster considering firing Santee Cooper board - Andy Shain
  • Charleston Post and Courier - SCANA has given money to nearly all South Carolina lawmakers probing the failed nuclear project - Thad Moore
  • Oak Ridge Today - Nuclear engineer receives two years in prison for violating Atomic Energy Act
  • Mansfield News Journal, OH - Guest Column: Support HB 247, end the energy charade - Henry Keultjes, Mansfield
  • Wired News - The Secret History of FEMA
  • Arizona Republic - Native American tribes fight for clean water and more money - Lauren Kaljur and Macee Beheler
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - Edison can make history with 'reasonable' waste removal - Logan Jenkins
  • The State - What SC governor hopefuls need to do – and avoid – to win - Jamie Self
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - Editorial: We must plan for Diablo's closure – but do we need $800,000 worth of studies?
  • Orange County Register - Dana Point mayor said meeting with Sen. Kamala Harris was not 'pitch forks and torches against Trump,' despite perceptions - Erika I. Ritchie
  • Nevada Independent - On opposing sides, the state, Nye County prepare for Congress to act on Yucca this fall - Megan Messerly

    Saturday, September 02, 2017

  • Buffalo News - Letter: Nuclear power poses a threat to the planet - David Gaeddert, Amherst
  • SF Bay Area IMC - Nuclear Shutdown News 8/17 - Michael Steinberg
  • Jadaliyya, Arab Studies Institute - Invisibility and the Toxic Economy of War in Iraq - Toby C. Jones
  • Global Research - Terror Incognita: 'Demystifying' the Fog of War - Sean Stinson
  • Daily Courier, Prescott, Arizona - Letter: Concern over mine, Gosar - Denise Bennett, Skull Valley
  • AP News - Russia lashes out after Trump orders diplomatic posts closed - Nataliya Vasilyeva and Josh Lederman
  • Reuters - Iran sees little chance of enemy attack: military chief
  • The American Conservative - Trump Quietly Promises Billions in New Nuke Contracts - Scott Ritter
  • Atlanta Journal Constitution - 'Go' recommendation for Plant Vogtle nuke plant heats up debate - Russell Grantham
  • Seeking Alpha - Moody's Warns That Continuing Southern Company's Plant Vogtle Nuclear Project Is Credit Negative - Michael Wald
  • Florida Times-Union - JEA paid millions and promised millions more to a nuclear project in Georgia. But the reactors are years behind schedule - Nate Monroe
  • MyAJC blog - Moody's sour view of Georgia Power's vow to keep plugging at Plant Vogtle - Greg Bluestein
  • The State - Will nuclear fiasco cause SCANA chief to leave? - Sammy Fretwell
  • Pakistan News International - Nuclear North Korea - Rizwan Asghar
  • News & Observer - Retiring utility CEO to receive $1 million in 1st year - Seanna Adcox, Associated Press
  • WFAE Charlotte NPR - Charlotte Talks: Don't Call It A Comeback For Nuclear Industry - Chris Miller
  • AlterNet - Fracking Has an Enormous Radioactive Waste Problem–Just Ask Kentucky - Lorraine Chow
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Tepco's nuclear reactors will likely pass safety review
  • Japan Times - Two reactors at Tepco's giant Niigata plant close to being restarted--NRA eager to clear Kashiwazaki-Kariya plant
  • Sputnik News - Huntington Ingalls Wins $2.8Bln to Refuel Aircraft Carrier Nuclear Power System
  • Manila Times - 'Social acceptance a big challenge to nuclear energy' - Jordeene Sheex Lagare
  • UK Independent - Finland blazes global trail by announcing it will legislate next year to ditch coal completely - Lefteris Karagiannopoulos, Jussi Rosendahl
  • Eurasia Review - Finland Doubles Down On Nuclear Power - Sam Morgan
  • E&E Daily - WHITE HOUSE: Former Hill staffer seen as pick to lead nuclear review - Hannah Northey
  • Manila Times - 'Bataan nuke plant not on top of faultline' - Jordeene Sheex Lagare
  • The State - Letter: SC nuclear plants need to be completed - Balakrishna Palanki, Columbia
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Hitachi UK reactors to get full Japanese loan insurance--Lenders seek guarantees as nuclear projects face post-Fukushima cost overruns
  • Alaska Native News - Study Negates Concerns Regarding Radioactivity in Migratory Seafood - David Malmquist
  • Daily Caller - Struggling Nuclear Construction Project Persists Despite Massive Costs - Tim Pearce
  • Washington Post - State-owned utility also paid bonuses for nuclear project - Seanna Adcox?|?AP
  • SF BayView - Death camp Treasure Island - Carol Harvey
  • Herald Palladium - Bright ideas in clean energy shared--Town hall highlights advances in technology - John Matuszak
  • Environment News Service - Minamata Convention on Mercury Enters into Force
  • NHK World - Nagasaki survivor dies at 92
  • Press TV - Haley's remarks show US envoy's ignorance of JCPOA text: Iran FM
  • Press TV - Debate: Iran's compliance with JCPOA
  • Press TV - China hails Iran, urges continued JCPOA implementation by all sides
  • Press TV - US trying to destroy Iran nuclear deal: Columnist
  • Press TV - EA report on Iran military sites puts US to shame: Analyst
  • Xinhua News - China Focus: China adopts nuclear safety law
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - Edison can make history with 'reasonable' waste removal - Logan Jenkins
  • NHK World - Nuclear plant operator halts uranium production
  • NHK World - People pay tribute to late anti-A-bomb activist
  • Nuclear Age Peace Foundation - Sunflower Newsletter: September 2017

    Friday, September 01, 2017

  • East County Magazine, San Diego CA - Arizona Refuses Spent Fuel from San Onofre; Doctor's Group Criticizes Nuclear Waste Settlement Plan - Miriam Raftery
  • Business Insurance - Unions, industry at odds over beryllium rule revisions - Gloria Gonzalez
  • Cape Cod Broadcasting - Cape Downwinders Host Annual "No Escape From The Cape" Rally on Labor Day
  • Lexology - Study Proves the Value of Whistleblowers in Bringing Down Fraudsters - Katz Marshall & Banks LLP
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - LANL Director Briefs Los Alamos County Council - Carol A. Clark
  • Cape Cod Times - Why the Department of Energy is a national treasure - Larry Brown
  • POWERmag - Duke Hammers Final Nail in Levy County Nuclear Plant Coffin, Proposes Increased Solar - Abby Harvey
  • POWERmag - TVO Gets Good News in Ongoing Dispute with Areva - Abby Harvey
  • POWERmag - POWER Digest (September 2017) - Darrell Proctor and Sonal Patel
  • POWERmag - Upgraded Boiler Feedwater Pump Improves Efficiency and Adds Flexibility - Leif Bothun and Robert Aronen
  • POWERmag - Bechtel In, Fluor Out as Vogtle Construction Continues - Darrell Proctor
  • POWERmag - Vogtle Partners Will Proceed with Beleaguered Nuclear Expansion Project - Sonal Patel and Darrell Proctor
  • POWERmag - What 10 Charts from the DOE's Grid Study Reveal About the State of U.S. Power - Sonal Patel
  • Bloomberg - South Africa Says Eskom to Sign Power Deals by End-October - Paul Vecchiatto and Paul Burkhardt
  • Reuters - Southern Co seeks approval to complete Georgia nuclear reactors - Tom Hals
  • Reuters - U.S. pressure or not, U.N. nuclear watchdog sees no need to check Iran military sites - Francois Murphy
  • Reuters - Iran sticks to key limits of nuclear deal: U.N. watchdog - Shadia Nasralla
  • Reuters - Southern Co plans to complete lone new U.S. nuclear plant project - Tom Hals
  • Reuters - Finland to introduce law next year phasing out coal - Lefteris Karagiannopoulos and Jussi Rosendahl
  • Reuters - China's legislature passes nuclear safety law - David Stanway
  • Forbes - Hurricane Harvey Makes The Case For Nuclear Power - James Conca
  • BBC - Germans in Aachen get free iodine amid Belgium nuclear fears
  • Charlotte Business Journal - Inside the Carolinas nuclear fallout--An expected surge in U.S. nuclear plant construction has hit a dead end with two S.C. projects shelved - John Downey
  • WSAV-TV Savannah, GA - Report: SC-owned utility paid bonuses for failed nuclear project - Kim Wade
  • Charleston Post Courier - Editorial: No excuse for secrecy
  • The State - McMaster sends 'formal demand' for nuclear project report to Santee Cooper - Jamie Self and Sammy Fretwell
  • New York Times - The U.S. Backs Off Nuclear Power. Georgia Wants to Keep Building Reactors. - Brad Plumer
  • WABE Atlanta - Nuclear Expansion: Plant Vogtle Final Price Tag Doubles - Molly Samuel
  • Atlanta Journal-Constitution blog - Moody's sour view of Georgia Power's vow to keep plugging at Plant Vogtle - Greg Bluestein
  • Energy Business Review - Georgia Power to proceed with Vogtle nuclear power plant expansion
  • Financial Times - Georgia Power provides lifeline for $19bn nuclear power plant - Andrew Ward
  • Atlanta Journal-Constitution - Plant Vogtle builders to regulators: Keep going - Russell Grantham
  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette PowerSource - Westinghouse nuclear reactors will continue construction in Georgia - Anya Litvak
  • E&E Daily - Georgia Power puts Vogtle in regulators' hands - Kristi E. Swartz
  • Wall Street Journal - Georgia Power Wants to Press Ahead With Nuclear Plant Despite Rising Costs - Peg Brickley
  • The Nerve, S.C. Policy Council - Georgia's nukes: 'We'll go on'--Is it a ray of light for V.C. Summer? - Robert Meyerowitz
  • The Guardian - Letter: UK must take lead role in de-escalating threat of nuclear war - Dr Michael Orgel Medact Scotland; Dr Stuart Parkinson Executive director, Scientists for Global Responsibility; Dr Philip Webber Chair, Scientists for Global Responsibility; Dr Ira Helfand Co-president, International Physicians for the Prevention of Nuclear War and recipient of the 1985 Nobel peace prize; Professor Peter Ware Higgs Nobel laureate physics; Professor David McCoy Director, Medact UK; Professor Alan Robock Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA; Professor John CM Gillies; Dr Judith McDonald Medact Scotland; Dr Lesley Morrison Medact Scotland; Professor David Webb; Professor Malcolm Povey University of Leeds; Dr Margaret McCartney GP, Glasgow; Dr Guy Johnson Medact Scotland;
  • New York Times - Contradicting Trump, U.N. Monitor Says Iran Complies With Nuclear Deal - David E. Sanger and Rick Gladstone
  • Tehran Times - IAEA: Iran in compliance with nuclear deal
  • BBC News - Jail term for US man who illegally shared nuclear tech
  • The State - SCE&G has a report critical of nuke project, but won't hand it over, SC agency says - Sammy Fretwell
  • Deutsche Welle - German city of Aachen offers iodine tablets amid nuclear fears
  • NBC Sandiego - Critics Claim Deal to Move Nuke Waste Has Flaws - JW August
  • Charlotte Business Journal - Duke Energy has the land and the license for a nuclear plant. Now what? - John Downey
  • EurActiv - Finland doubles down on nuclear power as coal heads out the door - Sam Morgan
  • News Corp Australia - Turnbull faces new push for nuclear power - Paul Osborne
  • News-Gazette, Champaign, IL - Open house set for Clinton nuclear plant's 30th anniversary - Tom Kacich
  • Jerusalem Post - JPost Exclusive: Israel nuclear program has less oversight than other democracies - ByYonah Jeremy Bob
  • WOAI NBC News 4 San Antonio - CPS Energy writes off $391.4 Million for nuclear plant that's not being built - April Molina
  • National Law Review - NY Federal Court Dismisses Case Against Subsidies for Nuclear Energy
  • The Banker - Removing the nuclear power project financing hurdles - Danielle Myles
  • Greentech Media - Harvey's Devastation Shows the Need for Distributed Energy, Microgrids During Disasters - Jeff St. John
  • POWERmag - Microgrid System Keeps Houston Grocery Stores Open in Wake of Harvey - Darrell Proctor
  • San Antonio Business Journal - Microgrids pass crucial test for H-E-B during Harvey in Houston - Sergio Chapa
  • FOX News - Wildfire burning in former Nevada nuclear site
  • KXTV-TV ABC10 Sacramento CA - Not even desert safe from wildfire threat in blazing West - Scott Sonner, Associated Press
  • Fox5 KVVU - Not even desert safe from wildfire threat in blazing West
  • KTNV Las Vegas - Wildfire burning in former Nevada nuclear site
  • Sputnik News - Give Nukes a Chance: Sweden Told to Pick Between NATO and UN Nuclear Weapons Ban
  • News-Herald, Willoughby, OH - Lake, Ottawa county commissioners request meeting with Department of Energy leader over nuclear power plants - Andrew Cass
  • Cape Town Bizcommunity - Waiting to Inhale: Health impacts of radiation on communities near mines
  • CBS Minnesota / WCCO - Officials: Minnesota Nuclear Plant Ready For Emergency - Kate Raddatz
  • TCPalm - FPL: St. Lucie nuclear power plant would weather a flooding storm like Harvey - George Andreassi
  • Utility Dive - SCE&G, Santee Cooper face more litigation over Summer nuclear project abandonment - Peter Maloney
  • Crikey Australian - Nuclear depression: brother, can you spare US$25.7 billion? - Bernard Keane
  • CM Mining Weekly - MCA wants Australian govt to rethink nuclear stance - Esmarie Swanepoel
  • Southeast Energy News - South Carolina regulators may have been misled about failures at nuclear plant - Brye Steeves
  • Times of India - German nuclear plant outages and restarts - Vera Eckert
  • WDEF News 12 Chattanooga, TN - City to hand out iodine tablets amid nuclear fears
  • Creamer Media's Engineering News - Necsa says second reactor would strengthen Pelindaba's global nuclear medicine position - Keith Campbell
  • World Nuclear News - Australian organisation calls for end to nuclear ban
  • World Nuclear News - Urenco tails plant to start up in 2018
  • World Nuclear News - Russia tests passive heat removal at Leningrad II unit
  • Yonhap News - U.S. vows close consultation with S. Korea over military options against N.K. - sooyeon@yna.co.kr
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Hanford FR Document: 2017-18598 Citation: 82 FR 41616 PDF Pages 41616-41617 (2 pages)
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Nevada FR Document: 2017-18597 Citation: 82 FR 41617 PDF Page 41617 (1 page)
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Weekly Receipts FR Document: 2017-18604 Citation: 82 FR 41621 PDF Page 41621 (1 page)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards FR Document: 2017-18516 Citation: 82 FR 41669 PDF Pages 41669-41670 (2 pages)
  • Tennessee Valley Authority - Rule Freedom of Information Act FR Document: 2017-18626 Citation: 82 FR 41511 PDF Pages 41511-41519 (9 pages)
  • UPI - No need yet to act on Harvey, International Energy Agency says - Daniel J. Graeber
  • DOE:EM - EM Update | Vol. 9, Issue 16 | Aug. 31, 2017
  • New York Times - The Photos the U.S. and Saudi Arabia Don't Want You to See - Nicholas Kristof
  • FAIR - How Media Obscure US/Saudi Responsibility for Killing Yemeni Civilians - Ben Norton
  • Future of Freedom Foundation - An America First Foreign Policy - Laurence M. Vance
  • Courthouse News Service - Dying Navy Sailors Push for Trial on Fukushima Meltdown - Bianca Bruno
  • Asahi Shimbun - 190 vehicles left Fukushima plant with high levels of radiation - Teru Okumura
  • Kyodo News - EXCLUSIVE: Tepco's reactors soon to clear major safety hurdle to restart
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Hitachi UK reactors to get full Japanese loan insurance
  • Moline Dispatch Argus - Exelon says it's ready for Texas-type disaster - Anthony Watt
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Tepco's nuclear reactors will likely pass safety review

    Thursday, August 31, 2017

  • Bechtel - Bechtel Selected to Complete Construction of U.S. Nuclear Plant Expansion
  • Livermore Independent - Lab Achieves Open Company Status
  • Heartland Institute - Molten salt reactors: A new beginning for an old idea - David LeBlanc
  • Bloomberg - Iran Is Sticking to the Nuclear Deal, IAEA Says - Jonathan Tirone
  • Bloomberg - As Harvey Raged, Workers Stayed at Nuclear Plant's Controls - Mark Chediak
  • Bloomberg - Americans Are a Little Too Relaxed About Nukes--A majority say they'd be fine with dropping a nuclear weapon on an Iranian city. What? - Faye Flam
  • Reuters - Finland to introduce law next year phasing out coal - Lefteris Karagiannopoulos and Jussi Rosendahl
  • Reuters - UK summons North Korean ambassador over missile launch - Kylie MacLellan
  • Reuters - Southern Co plans to complete lone new U.S. nuclear plant project - Tom Hals
  • Reuters - Iran sticks to key limits of nuclear deal: U.N. watchdog - Shadia Nasralla
  • Reuters - EDF eyes faster India nuclear deal as other projects stall - Tommy Wilkes
  • Reuters - U.S. pressure or not, U.N. nuclear watchdog sees no need to check Iran military sites - Francois Murphy
  • New York Times - America's Risky Nuclear Buildup - Stuart Rollo
  • Ars Technica - Power company kills nuclear plant, plans $6 billion in solar, battery investment--Duke Energy Florida is just the latest utility to walk away from nuclear - Megan Geuss
  • BBC - The bleak, chilling magazine for nuclear doomsday preppers - Chris Baraniuk
  • Charleston Post Courier - Secretive report on nuclear reactor construction never given to state utility regulators - Andrew Brown
  • Moultrie News, Mount Pleasant SC - OpEd: S.C.'s nuclear scandal, politicians and clean/dirty hands - Phil Noble
  • PennEnergy - Nuclear reactor remains shut down for 'non-nuclear' issue - Associated Press
  • Wall Street Journal - Georgia Power Wants to Continue Vogtle Nuclear Expansion - Peg Brickley
  • Business Insider - NASA is about to create a $3.26 billion nuclear fireball in Saturn's clouds - Dave Mosher
  • Sydney Morning Herald - Australia should add nuclear to the clean energy mix: Minerals Council - James Massola
  • Missoula Independent - Radioactive Bakken waste gets a slew of new Montana rules - Alex Sakariassen
  • Syracuse Post Standard - Commentary: Why NY's nuclear subsidy makes sense - Ethan Bodnaruk, Syracuse, environmental engineer
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Removal of nuclear fuel from Fukushima plant to proceed as planned
  • Kyodo News - Debris could be removed from sides of Fukushima reactors
  • Asahi Shimbun - Group: Water plan to remove Fukushima fuel 'not viable' - Kohei Tomida
  • Kyodo News - Debris could be removed from sides of Fukushima reactors
  • Washington Times - Reliving the nuclear worry--The North Korean threat awakens past fears - Thomas V. DiBacco
  • eNews Channel Africa - WATCH: Thousands in Joburg living on radio-active uranium
  • E&E Daily - Southern Co. decides to press ahead with Vogtle expansion - Kristi E. Swartz and Hannah Northey
  • Climate Investigations Center - Despite Huge Losses and Its own Bungling, Southern Company Wants to Complete Vogtle Plant - Dan Zegart
  • The State - Templeton echoes call for agency chief to resign over nuclear project - Jamie Self
  • Patriot Ledger - Letter: Pilgrim only prolonging the inevitable - Mary Kelley, Plymouth
  • Sputnik News - Naval 'Leader': Russia to Fit Newest Destroyer With Nuclear Reactor
  • Yonhap News - East Asia, Latin America 'ideal' partners in solving N. Korea's nuke problem: FM - <pbr@yna.co.kr>
  • Dhaka Tribune - Russia officially agrees to take back nuke plant wastes - Aminur Rahman Rasel
  • Sofia News Agency - Bulgaria Started Construction of a National Repository for Low- and Intermediate-Level Radioactive Waste
  • Buffalo News - Letter: Nuclear plants are safe, essential to state energy - John Basile, Board of Directors, New York Affordable Reliable Electricity Alliance
  • Mississippi State Newsroom - Global construction leader recognizes MSU clean energy institute - James Carskadon
  • HNN Huntingtonnews - A Nuclear Hotseat SPECIAL: The Ongoing Nuclear Aftermath of Hurricane Harvey
  • Yonhap News - Survey going smoothly to determine fate of nuclear power reactors - jschang@yna.co.kr
  • Malaya Business Insight - Study to determine BNPP revival
  • NDSU The Spectrum - Hazardous Byproduct not a Danger to Fargo - Alexander Hart
  • Missoula Independent - Six years later: UM photographers explore Japan's 3.11 disasters - Chris La Tray
  • Quad City Times - Exelon begins $20M in new construction at QC station - Jennifer DeWitt
  • Washington Examiner - Nuclear power gets a second chance as Southern Company reboots stalled plant in Georgia - Josh Siegel
  • Washington Post - German region to hand out iodine over Belgium nuclear fears - Associated Press
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - Nuclear engineer given 2 years for transferring technology to China
  • Courthouse News Service - Engineer Gets Two Years for Stealing Nuclear Tech for China - Kevin Lessmiller
  • BelTA - Russian TsKBM tests pumps for Belarusian nuclear power plant
  • Dhaka Tribune - Russia officially agrees to take back nuke plant wastes - Aminur Rahman Rasel
  • ABS-CBN News - Russian nuclear experts now studying BNPP for possible revival
  • Atlanta Business Chronicle - Southern Co. decides to move forward on Plant Vogtle project
  • Utility Dive - DOE grid study will shift and accelerate energy regulatory initiatives - Devin Hartman
  • Interfax Energy - Three nuclear inspection applications filed in Japan
  • Tri-City Herald - DOE fined $16,000 for 'mystery powder' at Hanford - Annette Cary
  • NRC - NRC Names New Resident Inspector at Summer Nuclear Plant
  • IAEA - Supporting Nuclear Safety in Honduras: IAEA Expert Mission Helps Recover Disused Sealed Sources
  • World Nuclear News - Georgia Power recommends Vogtle completion
  • World Nuclear News - Salamanca uranium project fully financed
  • World Nuclear News - Funding boost for Australian Synchrotron
  • Trend News Agency - Iran sticks to key limits of nuclear deal: UN watchdog
  • Asahi Shimbun - VOX POPULI: A-bomb survivor Taniguchi led a life of pain, but it was not in vain
  • Bellona - Murmansk works to lift ecologically hazardous sunken ships - Anna Kireeva
  • Press TV - Iran complying with 2015 nuclear deal: IAEA
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Rule List of Approved Spent Fuel Storage Casks: Holtec International HI-STORM 100 Cask System; Certificate of Compliance No. 1014, Amendment No. 9, Revision 1, and Amendment No. 10; Correction FR Document: 2017-18456 Citation: 82 FR 41321 PDF Pages 41321-41323 (3 pages)
  • KNPR Las Vegas - Goodman Cautions Fellow Mayors On Risks Of Yucca Mountain - Doug Puppel
  • Press Democrat, Santa Rosa, CA - Sonoma County firm sees uptick in business amid nuclear worries - Bill Swindell
  • The Guardian - Nuclear campaigner who survived Nagasaki bombing dies aged 88
  • Brussels Times - First convoy of intermediate-level vitrified waste arrives in Belgium - Jason Bennett
  • Pahrump Valley Times - Radioactive waste to travel through Pahrump - Daria Sokolova
  • Pahrump Valley Times - RadWatch program coming to Nye County

    Wednesday, August 30, 2017

  • KUSI San Diego - Public Watchdogs call agreement reached for storage of nuclear waste a 'sham' - Steve Bosh
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Democrats, environmental groups ready for battle over national monuments - Gary Martin
  • American Action Forum - What happened to electricity becoming "too cheap to meter?" - Philip Rossetti
  • Gardnerville Record-Courier - Congress Mark Amodei talks veterans' issues at Minden town hall - Rachel Spacek
  • Los Angeles Times - Court settlement looks to move nuclear waste from San Onofre - Rob Nikolewski
  • Center for Investigative Reporting 'Reveal' - Empty seats: Trump's top science jobs vacant; others tied to industry - Emily Gertz
  • Law360 - Beryllium Rule Commenters Blast DOL's Proposed Rollback - Braden Campbell
  • Virginian-Pilot - Trump administration's changes to shipyard monitoring of toxic metal draws criticism from Rep. Bobby Scott - Bill Bartel
  • Pike County News Watchman - Letter: Points Worth Pondering - Karen Berney, Waverly, Ohio
  • Missourinet - Missouri auditor proposes to reinstate whistleblower protections eliminated in controversial new law - Jason Taylor
  • STL.News - Auditor Galloway promotes Whistleblower Hotline as resource for public employees
  • McClatchy Washington Bureau - Agency misspent $32 million, but Interior has held no one to account - Stuart Leavenworth
  • Phys.org - Plutonium research to advance stockpile safely - Nolan O'brien
  • Newswise - The Tricky Trifecta of Solar Cells - Kristin Manke
  • Tri-City Herald - Judge agrees to another delay in Hanford tank vapors trial - Annette Cary
  • AP News - China recommits to sanctions on North Korea
  • Bloomberg - Federal Agencies Race to Spend Billions in Contract Dollars
  • Bloomberg - Iran Warns U.S. Against Any Violation of 2015 Nuclear Accord - Golnar Motevalli
  • Reuters - France sees talks on post-Iran nuclear deal, ballistic missile use - John Irish
  • Reuters - France will need to close nuclear reactors: minister - Geert de Clercq
  • Reuters - South Texas Project nuclear plant running despite Harvey - Timothy Gardner
  • Reuters - Rouhani says IAEA unlikely to accept U.S. demand for Iran military site inspection - Parisa Hafezi
  • BBC - Can the world live with a nuclear North Korea? - Jonathan Marcus
  • Forbes - Texas Nuke Plant Stays Online Amid Harvey. Give Credit To Resilient Operators, Robust Design and A Plan - Rod Adams
  • Astana Times - IAEA low enriched uranium fuel bank opens in Kazakhstan - Yerbolat Uatkhanov
  • Press TV - Iran in compliance with nuclear deal, despite US claims: Analyst
  • Mainichi Daily News - A-bomb survivor Sumiteru Taniguchi dies of cancer at 88
  • OilPrice - The Slow Death Of Nuclear Power In Europe - Viktor Katona
  • Greentech Media - Energy Jobs: Nuclear Debacle Takes Out Santee Cooper's CEO, Plus EIA, RMI and GE - Katherine Tweed
  • Sputnik News - Bulgaria Starts Construction of Storage Facility for Radioactive Waste
  • The State - After nuclear fiasco, lawsuit seeks refunds for nearly all SCE&G customers - Sammy Fretwell
  • WCIV ABC News 4, Charleston SC - Another lawsuit filed against SCE&G, Santee Cooper over failed nuclear project - Associated Press
  • The State - Options discussed in potential Santee Cooper sale, McMaster says - Jamie Self
  • The State - McMaster has 'no intention' of returning SCANA contributions after nuclear fallout - Jamie Self
  • Charleston Post Courier - SCE&G faces second lawsuit seeking refunds after scuttling V.C. Summer project - Thad Moore
  • The Nerve, S.C. Policy Council - How customers lost the nuke bet – for now--The co-ops' Mike Couick is angry and hopeful - Robert Meyerowitz
  • The State - SCANA showered McMaster with campaign cash as nuclear hopes derailed - Jamie Self
  • The State - Fairfield County customers sue SCANA over failed nuke project - Sammy Fretwell
  • WFAE NPR Charlotte - Duke Cancels Florida Nuclear Project, Plans Solar Expansion - David Boraks
  • Utility Dive - Illinois nuclear subsidies unlawful, EPSA, generators tell appellate court - Peter Maloney
  • Bloomberg BNA - Duke Energy Could Double Florida Solar Power as it Drops Nuclear Plans - Chris Marr
  • Southeast Energy News - Duke Energy cancels Florida nuclear project, plans state solar expansion - Brye Steeves
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Groups Call On Japan Not To Dump Radioactive Water Into Pacific Ocean
  • Kyodo News - Influential Nagasaki A-bomb survivor Taniguchi dies at 88
  • Capital Journal, Pierre, SD - Some thoughts on the Dewey Burdock uranium project - David Ganje
  • Astana Times - Kazakhstan, US agree to cooperate on nuclear energy - Dana Omirgazy
  • Times of India - Nordic nuclear power plant outages - Karen Rodrigues, Reuters
  • Bellona - Hungary moves forward with politically dicey nuclear plant - Charles Digges
  • Lower Hudson Journal - Indian Point protects environment, energy supply: Letter - Rob DiFrancesco, Mount Kisco , executive director of the New York Affordable Reliable Energy Alliance (AREA).
  • The Guardian - Third WWII bomb found in Bristol Channel near Hinkley Point - Matthew Weaver
  • Jackson County Times-Journal, OH - Positive reports received regarding Uranium Enrichment Plant clean-up - Felicia Tackett
  • Times of India - French nuclear plant outages and restarts - Eileen Soreng, Reuters
  • TASS - Baltic Shipyard to float out first serial-produced nuclear-powered icebreaker
  • Middletown Press and Journal, PA - Residents pick up potassium iodide tablets as precaution for Three Mile Island nuclear accident - David Barr
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - NNSA Removes All HEU From Ghana
  • Las Vegas Sun - OpEd: How long can we fail to act on climate? - Gard Jameson, professor of philosophy at UNLV
  • Santa Maria Times - Crowd packs town hall meeting on proposed Diablo closure--Carbajal hoping to educate community about process - April Charlton
  • Lower Hudson Journal - Indian Point to test emergency warning system - Thomas C. Zambito
  • World Nuclear News - High-enriched uranium returned from Ghana
  • World Nuclear News - Construction of waste repository for Bulgaria
  • World Nuclear News - High-enriched uranium returned from Ghana
  • NHK World - Atomic bomb survivor Sumiteru Taniguchi dies
  • Asahi Shimbun - Brazil looks to China to finish Angra 3 nuclear power plant - REUTERS
  • Asahi Shimbun - Survivor of Nagasaki bomb who campaigned to ban nukes dies - The Associated Press
  • Japan Times - Nagasaki A-bomb survivor and victims' advocate Taniguchi dies at 88 - Japan News
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Reconstruction Agency to cut FY18 budget - Japan News
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Obituary / Sumiteru Taniguchi /Cochairman of Nihon Hidankyo
  • Jiji Press - Sumiteru Taniguchi, Symbol of Nagasaki A-Bombing, Dies
  • Press TV - Bolton's JCPOA exit plan to lead to fiasco for US: Iran FM
  • Press TV - IAEA will not give in to US demands over inspection of Iran's military sites: Rouhani
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Guidance: Preparation of Petitions for Rulemaking and Preparation and Submission of Proposals for Regulatory Guidance Documents; Withdrawal FR Document: 2017-18429 Citation: 82 FR 41297 PDF Page 41297 (1 page)
  • UNM Newsroom - Nuclear Engineering receives $2 million in grants from Department of Energy, Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Kim Delker
  • Mainichi Daily News - NRA chair ties nuke plant restart to TEPCO taking lead on Fukushima decommissioning
  • Manilla Bulletin - DOE gets go-signal on P50-M budget for nuclear study - Myrna M. Velasco

    Tuesday, August 29, 2017

  • Business Wire - Settlement Announced in Suit Challenging Nuclear Fuel Storage at San Onofre - Southern California Edison
  • Fox 5 San Diego - Agreement will move nuclear waste out of San Onofre - Abbey Gibb and City News Service
  • Orange County Register - New deal could push nuke fuel out of San Onofre - Teri Sforza
  • NBC Sandiego - San Onofre Nuclear Waste to Be Moved to an Off-Site Storage Facility
  • San Clemente Times - Breaking: Citizen's Oversight Projects, Coastal Commission Reach Settlement Agreement in SONGS Lawsuit - Eric Heinz
  • San Diego Reader - Agreement to move nuclear waste from San Onofre--But potential for "mobile Chernobyl" may forestall Edison from acting - Don Bauder
  • WorkCompCentral - Penser North America Selected to Administer State Employee Claims
  • Bloomberg - Weighing Military Drills and Nuclear Threats in Korea
  • Reuters - U.N. nuclear watchdog opens uranium bank in Kazakhstan - Raushan Nurshayeva
  • Reuters - Iran rejects U.S. demand for U.N. inspector visit to military sites - Parisa Hafezi
  • Reuters - France's Macron says no alternative to Iran nuclear deal - John Irish
  • Moscow Times - OpEd: How Kazakhstan Could Help Prevent Nuclear War - Igor Ivanov
  • Washington Post - Bulgaria launches construction of nuclear waste repository - Associated Press
  • Sofia News Agency - Construction of National Storage Facility for Radioactive Waste Will Begin Today
  • Financial Times - Donald Trump's nuclear obsession with Iran is misplaced - Roula Khalaf
  • Greenpeace International - Can the world come to its senses on nuclear weapons? - Blogpost by Bunny McDiarmid
  • The State - Carter's departure doesn't fix the problems at Santee Cooper. These 2 changes could. - Cindi Ross Scoppe
  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - Court rejects bid to revive nuclear plant exposure cases - Max Mitchell
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Secrecy surrounds sentencing of Chinese government operative in nuclear tech spy case - Jamie Satterfield
  • Los Alamos Monitor - US Nuclear Weapons Center unveils new nuke weapons contacts - Associated Press
  • Charleston Post Courier - Risk, public utilities and the nuclear failure - Holley Hewitt Ulbrich
  • The Asia-Pacific Diplomat - North Korea: The End of the Nuclear Taboo? - Franz-Stefan Gady
  • Atlanta Journal Constitution - National security, healthcare added to Ga. nuke debate - Matt Kempner
  • Jakarta Post - Expert says public perception foils nuclear plant development
  • Radio New Zealand - Tahiti told nuke compo work to restart in September
  • Rockford Register Star, IL - Hundreds visit Exelon's nuclear plant in Byron - Susan Vela
  • Arizona Republic - APS says it won't take California utility's nuclear waste - Ryan Randazzo
  • Federal News Radio - Ed McGinnis: Nuclear energy gets a fresh look from administration - Tom Temin
  • Mainichi Daily News - 2 utilities keen to restart 3 nuclear reactors in early 2018
  • KDUZ/KARP Radio, MN - Mock Drill at Monticello Nuclear Plant
  • Greenville News - Duke Energy scraps planned Lee Nuclear Station in Gaffney - Nathaniel Cary
  • Utility Dive - If nuclear is not in the future US energy mix, what will replace it? - Herman K. Trabish
  • Xinhua News - Putin, Hungarian PM discuss new nuclear power plant
  • Xinhua News - Bulgaria starts national radioactive waste repository construction
  • SeeNews Southeast Europe - Bulgaria starts construction of radioactive waste disposal facility - See more at: SeeNews Southeast Europe
  • Greater Wilmington Business Journal - New Agreement Forms Between GE Hitachi, ARC Nuclear - Christina Haley O'Neal
  • PennEnergy - GE Hitachi Nuclear Energy and ARC Nuclear continue to collaborate
  • Eureka Street Australia - Community torn over Kimba nuclear plan - Michele Madigan
  • Southeast Energy News - Canceled projects may mean nuclear energy decline as renewables rise - Brye Steeves
  • KCBX San Luis Obispo, CA - Carbajal hosts Diablo Canyon decommissioning town hall - Greta Mart
  • Tri-City Herald - Hanford Advisory Board meeting canceled after members not approved - Annette Cary
  • All Things Nuclear - North Korea's Missile Test over Japan - David Wright, co-director and senior scientist
  • World Nuclear News - Duke seeks to cancel plans for Lee AP1000s
  • World Nuclear News - Fuel bank site inaugurated
  • World Nuclear News - Texan nuclear plant runs through Hurricane Harvey
  • IAEA - Remarks at Ceremony Marking the Inauguration of the IAEA LEU Bank Storage Facility - IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano
  • IAEA - Supporting Nuclear Non-Proliferation: Ghana Converts Research Reactor from HEU to LEU Fuel - Sandor Tozser, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • IAEA - IAEA LEU Bank Reaches Milestone with Storage Facility Inauguration in Kazakhstan
  • Trend News Agency - Iran denies access for inspectors to its military facilities
  • Trend News Agency - Declaring Iran non-compliant with no evidence would be difficult - expert - Kamila Aliyeva
  • Fin24 CapeTown - What will it take to get Eskom to sign renewable energy deals? - Roger Lilley
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Oak Ridge Reservation FR Document: 2017-18282 Citation: 82 FR 41008 PDF Pages 41008-41009 (2 pages)
  • Energy Department - Notice Update on Reimbursement for Costs of Remedial Action at Uranium and Thorium Processing Sites FR Document: 2017-18270 Citation: 82 FR 41010 PDF Pages 41010-41011 (2 pages)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Facility Operating and Combined Licenses: Applications and Amendments involving No Significant Hazards Considerations FR Document: 2017-17936 Citation: 82 FR 41064 PDF Pages 41064-41074 (11 pages)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Amendments: Southern Nuclear Co., Inc.; Joseph M. Farley Nuclear Plant, Units 1 and 2 FR Document: 2017-18224 Citation: 82 FR 41059 PDF Pages 41059-41064 (6 pages)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on Planning and Procedures FR Document: 2017-18278 Citation: 82 FR 41059 PDF Page 41059 (1 page)
  • Hong Kong Standard - Radiation leaks well covered
  • BBC - North Korea fires missile over Japan in 'unprecedented threat'
  • Al Jazeera - North Korea fires missile over Japan
  • Bloomberg - North Korea Fires Missile Over Japan, Renewing Tensions in Asia - By Andy Sharp and David Tweed

    Monday, August 28, 2017

  • UPI - General Dynamics receives $310.6M contract for M1A2 SEP 3 upgrades - Stephen Carlson
  • Oak Ridge Today - DOE disposing of uranium-233 waste stored at ORNL - John Huotari
  • CPHA - SRNA News Roundup /III/ - August 27, 2017 --SARAJEVO
  • Global Research - Video: CIA Agent Whistleblower Risks All to Expose the "Shadow Government" - Kevin Shipp and Dane Wigington
  • Bloomberg - Abe-Backed Candidate Wins Ibaraki Prefecture Election in Nuclear Boost - Stephen Stapczynski
  • Bloomberg - China Is Creating the World's Largest Power Company - Aibing Guo, Jing Yang, Francois De Beaupuy, and Chiara Albanese
  • Reuters - Putin: work at Hungary's Paks nuclear plant could begin in early 2018 - Denis Pinchuk
  • Reuters - China says nuclear safety law ready to be passed - Ben Blanchard
  • Reuters - Western Digital group finalizing $17 billion deal for Toshiba chip unit: source - Makiko Yamazaki
  • Newsweek - North Korea May Be Getting Ready for Its Sixth Nuclear Test, According to South Korean Spies - Julia Glum
  • NBC News - Have Physicists Found the Key to Safer Nuclear Power? - Dom Galeon
  • Atlanta Journal-Constitution - Kempner: Georgia nuke backers scramble for reasons to keep going - Matt Kempner
  • Savannah Morning News - Georgia Power weighs next steps as Chatham County residents help pay for Plant Vogtle reactors - Mary Landers
  • CleanTechnica - Nuclear Power Facilities "Bleeding Cash" – Renewables To Surpass Nuclear Capacity This Year - Steve Hanley
  • Syracuse Post Standard - NY's nuke bailout billions better spent on energy efficiency (Commentary) - Jean Kessner, councilor-at-large on the Syracuse Common Council
  • The Asia-Pacific Diplomat - A Plea for Sense on International Day Against Nuclear Tests - Bunny McDiarmid
  • Business Standard India - IAEA conducts first nuclear security assessment of China - Press Trust of India
  • Xinhua News - IAEA conducts first nuclear security assessment on China
  • IAEA - IAEA Director General Statement on the Future of Nuclear Power and the Role of the IAEA - Astana Kazakhstan
  • Astana Times - Kazakhstan seeks to further promote global nuclear security, set to launch LEU Bank to boost nuclear power industry - Zhanna Shayakhmetova
  • Sofia News Agency - The Construction of the National Radioactive Waste Repository Begins
  • Indian Express - Physics lab to be inaugurated inside Jadugoda uranium mine
  • Power Technology - Macron's France: where now for nuclear power?
  • The State - A to-do (and don't do) list on abandoned nuclear plants for SC legislators - Lynn S. Teague
  • Focus Taiwan - Restarting nuclear power generator is last resort: Cabinet - Ku Chuan and Elizabeth Hsu
  • TASS - Russia provides financing for construction of Paks nuclear power plant – Putin
  • Xinhua News - China Focus: Draft law highlights int'l cooperation against nuclear terrorism
  • Philippine Canadian Inquirer - Is the Philippines ready for nuclear energy? - By Albert-Anthony Abando, Philippine News Agency
  • Yonhap News - State commission visits nuclear reactor site
  • Yonhap News - (News Focus) U.S. still muddy on Pyongyang - Lee Haye-ah
  • Energy Voice - US nuclear watchdog keeping eye on South Texas plant - Alan Shields
  • Radio New Zealand - Anti-nuclear group endorses case against France
  • WBTV Charlotte, NC - Duke wants customers in Charlotte, elsewhere to pay $636M for abandoned project
  • Business Day South Africa - Letter: SA nuclear's golden lining - Lawrence Hyslop (Retired GM, Pelindaba) Elgin
  • St. Louis Post-Dispatch - Editorial: Energy Department surprises Rick Perry with a reassuring study of power grid. Oops
  • Chosun Ilbo - N.Korea Continues Nuclear Program
  • Independent Barents Observer - Russian navy gets go-ahead for design of new nuclear powered destroyers - Thomas Nilsen
  • Chillicothe Gazette - Strong opposition voiced to waste disposal cell - Chris Balusik
  • Consortium News - The Mindless Harm of Economic Sanctions - Paul R. Pillar
  • Southeast Energy News - Nuclear sector faces another blow as Duke Energy pulls plug on North Carolina plant - Brye Steeves
  • New York Review of Books - Book Review: Fukushima From Within [Kazuto Tatsuta's 'Ichi-F: A Worker's Graphic Memoir of the Fukushima Nuclear Power Plant'] - Ryan Holmberg
  • China Daily - The coming clean energy revolution - Zheng Yiran
  • Gaffney Ledger, SC - Duke Energy (again) axes nuke plant project - Tim Gulla
  • NWTRB - August 25, 2017, letter from the Board to Mr. Edward McGinnis with comments from the Board's review of the June 21, 2017, combined Post Irradiation Examination test plan "EPRI/DOE High Burnup Fuel Sister Pin Test Plan Simplification and Visualization" (SAND2017-7597, July 2017).
  • IAEA - IAEA Legal Experts Share Knowledge at the International School of Nuclear Law - Douglas Pivnichny, IAEA Office of Legal Affairs
  • Trend News Agency - Iran, US violate nuclear deal's spirit but keep letter- Atlantic Council (exclusive, video) - Farhad Daneshvar
  • NHK World - Cyberattack drill held at Ikata nuclear plant
  • Asahi Shimbun - Elimination of Fukushima evacuees from list slammed - Shigeo Hirai
  • Japan Times - Ibaraki Gov. Hashimoto denied seventh term after losing to ruling coalition-backed rookie
  • Bellona - How to get rid of the coal dust choking Murmansk? Call Putin! - Charles Digges
  • BelTA - BelNPP first unit to enter service in December 2019
  • Press TV - Iran accepts no obligation beyond JCPOA: AEOI chief
  • Press TV - US intelligence officials under pressure by Trump administration over Iran
  • Los Alamos Monitor - NNSA, LANL face questions over safety record, plutonium program - Tris DeRoma
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Report: Pyongyang continuing N-activities - Kyoichi Sasazawa
  • Pakistan Today - 'World ignoring India's nuclear expansion at its own peril' - help@superseeds.com.
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Licensing Requirements for Land Disposal of Radioactive Waste FR Document: 2017-18141 Citation: 82 FR 40808 PDF Pages 40808-40809
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Registration Certificate—In Vitro Testing with Byproduct Material under General License FR Document: 2017-18147 Citation: 82 FR 40809 PDF Pages 40809-40810
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2017-18273 Citation: 82 FR 40808 PDF Page 40808

    Sunday, August 27, 2017

  • Boston Globe - For the record
  • Aiken Standard - Editorial: Feds should proceed with Yucca Mountain
  • Truthout - We Can't Stop Our Exposure to Toxic Chemicals Until We Rein In the Corporations Releasing Them - Lauren Orlando, Rural America In These Times
  • The Guardian - A Machine They're Secretly Building review – spies, lies and videotape - Lyn Gardner
  • Tri-City Herald - Inside a once-secret nuclear reactor, music of war, horror and hope - Sara Schilling
  • AP News - Duke Energy scraps SC nuke plant, seeks higher power rates - Emery P. Dalesio
  • San Jose Mercury News - The nuclear option: Bay Area's rich history of bunkers, shelters and other Cold War relics
  • New York Times - South Carolina Utility Chief Departs After Nuclear Project Fails
  • WCIV ABC News 4, Charleston, SC - Lawsuit claims Santee Cooper illegally raised its rates to fund failed nuclear reactors - MEG KINNARD, Associated Press
  • Hilton Head Island Packet - Santee Cooper illegally hiked rates in SC to fund failed nuclear reactors, lawsuit claims - Meg Kinnard, Associated Press
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Early signs of 'incompetence at every level' went unheeded as South Carolina rushed toward 'sexy' nuclear future - Andrew Brown
  • WMBF Myrtle Beach, FL - South Carolina power customers file lawsuit against Santee Cooper - Carli Drayton
  • National Interest - Great Britain's Nuclear Weapons Could Easily Destroy Entire Countries - Kyle Mizokami
  • San Jose Mercury News - The little-known East Bay nuclear war experiment on Alameda County prisoners - Matthias Gafni
  • UK Independent - Brexit risks nuclear fusion breakthrough promising cheap power revolution, claims leading scientist - Joe Watts
  • High Country News - Uranium pervades homes on and near Navajo Nation - Autumne Spanne/Reveal
  • Times and Democrat - DPU insulated from nuclear plant costs - Gene Zaleski
  • Korea Herald - Korea starts reviewing nuclear submarine building plan
  • Sputnik News - South Korea Starts Review of Plan for Building Nuclear-Powered Submarine
  • Billings Gazette - Montana moves to regulate radioactive oilfield waste sites - Matt Hudson
  • New York Post - Transit advocates fume over 'Cuomo Tax' to fund nuke plants - Ben Kochman
  • Citrus County Chronicle - At nuke plant, big steps in long decommissioning process - Buster Thompson
  • Omaha World-Herald - Warren Watch: Funds from Buffett help open nuclear fuel bank - Steve Jordon
  • Albuquerque Journal - $2.5B in contracts at Kirtland awarded to modernize nukes - Maddy Hayden
  • EnergyInfraPost India - American Women Step Up As Nuclear Energy Advocates - New Delhi Times
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Frozen soil wall completion a vital step toward confining contaminated water
  • Nikkei Asian Review - 'Muscle robots' being developed to remove debris from Fukushima reactors - Tomohiro Ichihara
  • Japan Times - Editorial: National energy plan needs a major review
  • Lompoc Record, CA - Carbajal(Rep. Salud Carbajal, D-Santa Barbara) seeking stronger relationship between Diablo power plant, community--Senator hosting town hall meeting in SLO - April Charlton
  • Egypt Independent - Sisi meets Rosatom chief over Dabaa nuclear power station - Al-Masry Al-Youm
  • Pakistan Observer - Nuclear deterrence in South Asia - Maimuna Ashraf
  • Herald Palladium - Safety top priority during operation, decommissioning - Alexandra Newman
  • Portsmouth Herald News - Nuclear standoff troubles local Korean War vets - Max Sullivan
  • Twin Falls Times-News - Letter: Why I'm running for Congress - Dr. Peter Rickards, Twin Falls
  • Iranian Financial Tribune - US Expert: Trump Won't Reconfirm Iran JCPOA Compliance
  • Tehran Times - U.S. access to Iran's military, nuclear sites inconceivable: parliamentarians
  • Xinhua News - Iran warns against U.S. "intervention" in IAEA affairs
  • Tasnim News Agency - Iran Rules Out Shift in Process of Cooperation with IAEA
  • Tasnim News Agency - Iran-G5+1 Ministerial Meeting in New York Possible: Nuclear Chief
  • Mainichi Daily News - Ruling bloc-backed candidate set to win in Ibaraki governor race
  • Al-Ahram Daily - Sisi reviews contract on Dabaa nuclear power plant with head of Rosatom
  • Savannah Morning News - As Chatham residents help pay for Vogtle reactors, Georgia Power weighs next steps - Mary Landers
  • Fresno Bee - It will take more than promises to polish California utility watchdog's tarnished image - Dan Walters
  • Korea Herald - Increased activity, new construction seen at NK's Yongbyon nuclear research site: IAEA - Yonhap
  • Arutz Sheva - Labor court to discuss Dimona reactor workers demands
  • USGS - M 5.0 - 4km NW of Kitaibaraki, Japan
  • Trend News Agency - Iran to run photonic entanglement test in months: Nuclear official
  • JAIF - NRA Approves Full Water-Shielding Wall at Fukushima Daiichi NPPs
  • JAIF - Deliberations Begin on Revisions to the Strategic Energy Plan
  • Asahi Shimbun - Palestinian artist puts on a haunting show in Hiroshima - Sachi Matsumoto
  • Asahi Shimbun - Toshiba agrees to sell chip unit to Western Digital group
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Frozen soil wall completion a vital step toward confining contaminated water
  • Jiji Press - Japan to Revise Handling of Administrative Documents
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea starts reviewing nuclear submarine building plan
  • Press TV - Iran will not cross its red lines in cooperating with IAEA: Spokesman
  • Press TV - JCPOA allows no inspection of Iran's military sites: Leader's aide
  • Press TV - Iran to conduct photon entanglement test soon: Salehi
  • Press TV - Iran not afraid of foreign threats, conspiracies: Rouhani
  • antiwar.com - 'We Burned Down Every Town in North Korea' - John LaForge
  • POGO - Whistleblower Lawsuit Charges Illegal Retaliation, Dangerous Practices at CIA's Elite Directorate of Operations - Adam Zagorin
  • POGO - Increased Troops in Afghanistan Only Risks More Lives and Increased Costs to Taxpayers without Clearer Strategy to End the War
  • POGO - POGO Joins Letter Questioning Warrant for Info About Anti-Trump Site - Andrea Peterson
  • POGO - Nuclear Modernization Under Obama and Trump Costly, Mismanaged, Unnecessary - Lydia Dennett
  • Idaho Mountain Express - Editorial: Dismantling the DOE is not in the national interest; &COMMENT - Sander Boss
  • Pahrump Valley Times - Permit issued for mixed low-level waste cell at Nevada National Security Site - Daria Sokolova
  • Herald Palladium - So you want to decommission a nuclear power plant? - Alexandra Newman
  • New York Times - Trump Forges Ahead on Costly Nuclear Overhaul, Sweeping Aside Doubts - David E. Sanger and William J. Broad
  • Oak Ridge Today - DOE program disposing of uranium-233 waste stored at ORNL - John Huotari
  • Gulf Business News - Saudi signs cooperation deals with China on nuclear energy - Reuters
  • The State - A to-do (and don't do) list on abandoned nuclear plants for SC legislators - Lynn S. Teague
  • Iranian Financial Tribune - P5+1 Ministers Likely to Meet on UNGA Sidelines
  • New York Times - If Report Says Iran Is Abiding by Nuclear Deal, Will Trump Heed It? - Gardiner Harris
  • Tehran Times - Moniz: Abrogating nuclear deal will be a 'very bad decision"
  • Joongang Daily - The more things change… - Michael Green, senior vice president for Asia and Japan chair at the Center for Strategic and International Studies and associate professor at Georgetown University in Washington, D.C.
  • Energy Voice - Leaving Euratom 'could have damaging effect on UK energy sector'

    Saturday, August 26, 2017

  • Nevada Independent - Nevada raises concerns over Nuclear Regulatory Commission's information-gathering plans for Yucca Mountain - Megan Messerly
  • National Geographic - Earthquakes Can Happen in More Places Than You Think--We still don't know where all the faults lie - Simon Worrall
  • West Hawaii Today - Pohakuloa seeks citizens for advisory board - Nancy Cook Lauer
  • Union of Concerned Scientists blog - Comments Needed Now! The Trump Administration Might Revoke Vital Beryllium Protections - Kathleen Rest, executive director
  • LA Monitor - Coalition OK with NNSA's response to RFP questions - Tris DeRoma
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - Since WIPP's beginning: Susan Scott retires after 25 years - DeJanay Booth
  • AP News - North Korea fires short-range missiles in latest test - Kim Tong-hyung
  • Bloomberg - Duke Asks to Cancel Planned South Carolina Nuclear Reactors - Jim Polson
  • Bloomberg - North Korea Launches Three Short-Range Ballistic Missiles - Kanga Kong
  • Reuters - Nuclear inspectors should have access to Iran military bases: Haley - Rodrigo Campos and Riham Alkoussa and Jonathan Landay
  • Politico - How North Korea Shocked the Nuclear Experts - Nicholas L. Miller and Vipin Narang
  • Wall Street Journal - Nuclear Missile Overhaul Falls to Small Pool of Contractors - Doug Cameron
  • National Interest - France's Nuclear Arsenal Could Kill Millions of People in Minutes - Kyle Mizokami
  • Huffington Post - IAEA Bank of Low-Enriched Uranium Launches: International Cooperation Works - Joan Rohlfing
  • Bloomberg - Banking Against the New Age of Nuclear Terror - Tobin Harshaw
  • Greentech Media - Duke Cancels the Lee Nuclear Project, Files for 13.6% Rate Increase - Julia Pyper
  • Tampa Bay Times - Trigaux: Abandoning another nuclear project, Duke Energy mimics its failed Levy plant - Robert Trigaux
  • Winston-Salem Journal, NC - Duke Energy requests 16.7 percent rate hike on residential customers - Richard Craver
  • ABC News - Duke Energy scraps SC nuke plant, seeks higher power rates - Emery P. Dalesio
  • FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay - Duke Energy, TECO ask to raise rates - Dan Matics
  • WFAE Charlotte NPR - To Recoup Expenses, Duke Requests Higher Energy Rates - David Boraks
  • Time Warner Cable Spectrum News - Duke Energy requests to raise rates, cancel nuclear project - Tim Spears
  • WCNC NBC Charlotte - Duke Energy proposes a 13.6 percent rate hike on customers - Rad Berky
  • Charlotte Business Journal - Duke Energy Carolinas proposes a 13.6% rate hike for North Carolina - John Downey
  • Tampa Bay Times - Trigaux: Abandoning another nuclear project, Duke Energy mimics its failed Levy plant - Robert Trigaux
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Duke Energy bows out of the running for V.C. Summer project as it nixes a separate nuclear plant in S.C. - Thad Moore
  • Wall Street Journal - Duke Pulls Plug on Nuclear Plant; Cancellation Is Latest Blow to Sector--Lee nuclear project had planned to use Westinghouse reactors - Russell Gold
  • Atlanta Journal Constitution - Another new nuke project bites the dust - Russell Grantham
  • X News Press - Duke wants customers to pay $636M for abandoned SC project X News Press X News Press
  • Aiken Standard - Nuclear worker documentary returns to theaters in CSRA
  • The Safe Side of the Fence - Documentary: The Safe Side of the Fence
  • The State - Santee Cooper illegally hiked rates to fund failed nuclear reactors, lawsuit claims - Meg Kinnard
  • Bay City Tribune, TX - STP nuclear plant prepared to weather storm - Dwight Baker
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Palmetto Politics: Nuclear mess creating 2018 headaches for South Carolina Gov. Henry McMaster - Andy Shain, Schuyler Kropf and Jamie Lovegrove
  • Xinhua News - China confident to get new UK nuclear power plant approval after Hinkley
  • Asharq Al-Awsat - Joint Cooperation between Riyadh, Beijing in Field of Nuclear Energy
  • KIVI Boise - A fight to end, Governor Andrus' battle to keep nuclear waste out of the Gem State - Michael Sevren, Steve Liebenthal
  • TVO - Why Ontario shouldn't lock itself in to nuclear power - Richard Laszlo, The Ontario Educational Communications Authority (TVO)
  • Yonhap News - Nuclear reactor resumes operation after nearly 2 months
  • Yonhap News - Increased activity, new construction seen at N. Korea's Yongbyon nuclear research site: IAEA
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea fires three ballistic missiles into East Sea - Lee Chi-dong and Lee Haye-ah
  • Press TV - American possible withdrawal from Iran nuclear deal
  • National Post - Book Review: Worth reading in the Trump era: Nuclear nightmares, authoritarianism and climate change - Author: MV Ramana, Simons Chair in Disarmament, Global and Human Security at the Liu Institute for Global Issues, University of British Columbia
  • Press TV - Iran hopes €8bn loan will open investment floodgates
  • WACH Columbia, SC - Gov. McMaster cuts ribbon opening solar farm - Jamal Goss
  • Forbes blog - Can Gas Turbines Using Nuclear Fuel Change The Energy Game? - Rod Adams
  • The State - Letter: Cosmic coincidence? Seems unlikely - James St.Clair, Gaston
  • Beyond Nuclear - Beyond Nuclear on Thom Hartmann show RT
  • Beyond Nuclear - Tony deBrum, champion of action on climate change and nuclear abolition
  • Beyond Nuclear - Mayors for Peace urge "Let Nagasaki be the last atomic-bombed site in the world."
  • Beyond Nuclear - Japan editorial calls for nuclear phaseout
  • Atomic Insights - Long awaited DOE report on electricity markets and reliability - Rod Adams
  • Atomic Insights - U.S. DOE to Follow Industry Lead In Setting Priorities Under Trump - Rod Adams
  • Atomic Insights - Nuclear's Fork in the Road - Jim Little
  • Tri-City Herald - Richland man earns engineering society's top honor - Annette Cary
  • USGS - M 4.8 - 12km SE of Ishikawa, Japan
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Find way to secure power supply while considering environment
  • Mainichi Daily News - Editorial: Support Japanese students' message at UN disarmament conference
  • Fin24 - Gigaba and CEOs air concerns over state-owned enterprises - Lameez Omarjee
  • Press TV - US presses IAEA to request inspections of Iranian military sites

    Friday, August 25, 2017

  • Quad City Herald, Chelan WA - Energy secretary visit highlights importance of hydropower, our National Lab, and Hanford Cleanup - Cong. Dan Newhouse
  • Hawaii Tribune Herald - Pohakuloa seeks citizens for advisory board - Nancy Cook Lauer
  • KXAN-TV Austin, TX - The University of Texas wants to manage Los Alamos National Lab - Alyssa Goard
  • Tri-City Herald - Top Hanford official to leave site in September - Annette Cary
  • Tri-City Herald - Trump advised to alter 'a handful' of national monuments, no change to Hanford Reach
  • GoKunming, Yunnan Province - Yunnan chemical factory becomes testing ground for citizen lawsuits - posted by Patrick Scally
  • Bloomberg - Breaking: The U.S. Power Market Is Cracking - Liam Denning
  • Reuters - South Carolina utility CEO steps down after nuclear project nixed - Laila Kearney
  • Reuters - North Korea steps up work on parts for new reactor, IAEA says - Francois Murphy
  • Reuters - Japan's Tepco gets slapped with new U.S. lawsuit over Fukushima - Aaron Sheldrick
  • Reuters - Saudi Arabia signs cooperation deals with China on nuclear energy - Reem Shamseddine
  • Washington Post - He saw a nuclear blast at 9, then spent his life opposing nuclear war and climate change - Dan Zak
  • Mainichi Daily News - Marshallese climate change, anti-nuke crusader Tony de Brum dies at 72
  • Austin American-Statesman - NUKE PLANT TO CLOSE: South Texas Project braces for strengthening Hurricane Harvey - Nolan Hicks
  • The State - Santee Cooper CEO Carter retires amid nuclear fiasco - Avery G. Wilks
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Shoddy translation in the Western media is increasing nuclear tensions--again - Ariane Tabatabai
  • Washington Times - Iran boast on enrichment serves as warning to Trump - Dan Boylan and Guy Taylor
  • CNBC - 'Strong indications' Trump won't recertify Iranian compliance with nuclear deal - Jeff Daniels
  • Press TV - Iran warns of 'illegal' US pressure on IAEA after Haley's visit to Vienna
  • The Hill blog - Trump's suspicious scheme to discredit the Iran nuclear deal - John Glaser
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Vogtle owner asks DOE for $1.6B more to finish project - Kristi E. Swartz
  • WIVB News 4 Buffalo, NY - EPA suspends work at radioactive sites in Niagara County - Rachele Mongiovi
  • DOE:IG - Audit Report: DOE-OIG-17-06 - Followup on Bonneville Power Administration's Cybersecurity Program
  • IAEA - More young professionals qualify as future nuclear leaders: 2017 Japan-IAEA Joint Nuclear Energy Management School - Keiko Hanamitsu, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy; Irena Chatzis, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • IAEA - IAEA Concludes Site and External Events Design Review in Republic of Korea
  • Press TV - Iran says new nuclear plant ready by 2025
  • AP News - Energy Dept: Government should ease rules on power plants - David Koenig
  • AP News - Speaker says agency chief should be fired; governor says no - Seanna Adcox
  • AP News - Feds: Nuclear fuel processing alternative would take 8 years - Meg Kinnard
  • Public News Service - After 4 Years of Concerns, MT DEQ Drafts Radioactive Waste Rules - Eric Tegethoff, Public News Service - MT
  • Korea Herald - IAEA checks safety of nuke reactors in quake-hit city
  • Charlotte Business Journal - What does Duke Energy plan for its Lee nuclear plant now that V.C. Summer has failed? - John Downey
  • Baltic Times - Lithuanian government to keep up pressure on Belarus over nuclear plant, to seek good economic ties
  • Reuters - TABLE-S.Korea to restart Hanul No.5 nuclear reactor after safety checks - Jane Chung
  • Idaho Statesman - Andrus' legacy: Idaho's wild spaces, schools, nuclear cleanup - Rocky Barker
  • KTVB Boise - Former governor, Idaho icon Cecil Andrus dies at 85 - Mark Johnson and Tyson Miller
  • Korea Herald - N. Korea's nuke development hits tipping point: Ban
  • National Interest - How North Korea Crashed the Atomic Club - James Holmes
  • Marianas Variety - Nuclear protests in New York involve representatives from Marshall Islands - Kinue Weinstein
  • TASS - Nuclear icebreaker returns from jubilee voyage to North Pole
  • Helensburgh Advertiser - Helensburgh 'is prepared' nuclear convoy accident - Craig Borland
  • Patriot-News - Nuclear plants operator says state job-loss notices don't mean real cuts - Charles Thompson
  • ThinkGeoEnergy - Lawmakers urge geothermal to be chosen over nuclear in Taiwan - Alexander Richter
  • Oak Ridge Today - Mission need approved for lithium production facility at Y-12, but cost, schedule not determined - John Huotari
  • Charleston Post Courier - Santee Cooper CEO could be ousted as utility's sale moving forward - Andy Shain and Thad Moore
  • Bowling Green Daily News - TVA moving to more diverse power generation - Don Sergent
  • Public News Service - DOE Electric Grid Study Called Flawed - Andrea Sears, Public News Service - NY
  • Heritage Foundation Daily Signal - Russian Actions in Belarus Are Cause for Concern - Daniel Kochis
  • Mainichi Daily News - US sailors, residents seek damages over Fukushima radiation
  • Charlotte Business Journal - Duke Energy abandons plans to build the Lee Nuclear Station - John Downey
  • IAEA - More young professionals qualify as future nuclear leaders: 2017 Japan-IAEA Joint Nuclear Energy Management School - Keiko Hanamitsu, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy; Irena Chatzis, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • New Atlas - Thorium salt reactor experiments resume after 40 years - David Szondy David Szondy
  • TheBayNet, Hollywood, Maryland - Navy facilities needs your help concerning radioactive materials
  • Northumberland Today - Northumberland County councillors oppose burying nuclear waste near Great Lakes - Valerie MacDonald
  • IAEA - IAEA Reporting System for Incidents at Research Reactors Enhances Safety, National Coordinators Say at Meeting in Vienna - Deshraju V.H. RAO, Department of Nuclear Safety and Security
  • Japan Times - 150 Americans sue Tepco over Fukushima fallout
  • CLG News - Japan's Tepco gets slapped with new U.S. lawsuit over Fukushima
  • Law360 - Tepco Faces New $5B Suit On Fukushima Radiation Exposure - Kat Greene
  • The Hindu - First reactor attains criticality
  • Charlotte Observer - Officials investigate death of Fort Bragg soldier - Associated Press
  • Tri-City Herald - Parties ask for another delay in Hanford vapors suit - Annette Cary
  • NWTRB - August 16, 2017, letter from the Board to Mr. James Owendoff and Mr. Edward McGinnis following the Board's June 21, 2017, meeting on DOE activities related to high-level radioactive waste glass corrosion.
  • NWTRB - Transcript for Board Summer 2017 meeting
  • NWTRB - Webcast for June 21, 2017, meeting in Richland, WA
  • IAEA - Nuclear Teachers in Latin America Trained on Integrating e-Learning Technologies in Nuclear Education - Monica Sbaffoni, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy; Jennet Orayeva, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • World Nuclear News - Three more Japanese reactors step closer to restart
  • World Nuclear News - Oglethorpe seeks funds to complete Vogtle units
  • World Nuclear News - IAEA seeks to expand nuclear training model
  • BBC - Profile: IAEA, the nuclear watchdog
  • Trend News Agency - US declaration of Iran's non-compliance to create complications - expert - Kamila Aliyeva
  • Trend News Agency - Iran to complete Arak heavy water reactor's reconstruction by 2022
  • Trend News Agency - Increasing US-Iran tensions - a self-fulfilling prophecy, expert says - Kamila Aliyeva
  • NHK World - Experts propose review of mega-quake measures
  • Japan Times - Editorial: ASEAN at the 50-year mark
  • Mainichi Daily News - 1950s Hiroshima scene among Che Guevara photos in Tokyo exhibition
  • Air Force Department - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Special Use Airspace Optimization Project, Holloman Air Force Base, NM FR Document: 2017-18069 Citation: 82 FR 40572 PDF Pages 40572-40573 (2 pages)
  • Defense Department - Notice Meetings: Government-Industry Advisory Panel FR Document: 2017-18089 Citation: 82 FR 40573 PDF Pages 40573-40575 (3 pages)
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability FR Document: 2017-18079 Citation: 82 FR 40577 PDF Page 40577 (1 page)
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Global Nuclear Power Database
  • NRC - Audit of NRC's 10 CFR 2.206 Petition Review Process, OIG-17-A-23
  • UPI - I was an Exxon-funded climate scientist - Katharine Hayhoe, Texas Tech University
  • Asahi Shimbun - TEPCO may help power company restart aging nuclear reactor - Tsuneo Sasai
  • WBFO PBS Buffalo, NY - Investigative Post: Homeowners in Niagara County 'left high and dry' - Chris Caya

    Thursday, August 24, 2017

  • Charleston Post Courier - Editorial: Proceed with Yucca Mountain
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Heller talks immigration, health care with Las Vegas Latinos - Jessie Bekker
  • Marietta Daily Journal, GA - Public service commissioner's letter insufficient - Michael Petelle
  • Wall Street Journal - Moving on With Safe Nuclear-Waste Storage - Brian Gutherman, President, Gutherman Technical Services, LLC, Shamong, N.J.
  • St. Louis Post-Dispatch - State says radioactivity in stormwater runoff is not from West Lake Landfill waste - Bryce Gray
  • Jerusalem Post - How serious are Iranian nuclear threats? - ByYonah Jeremy Bob
  • NextBigFuture - Nuclear thorium molten salt experiments started in Europe - Brian Wang
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Senator seeks answers on LANL's nuclear safety - Rebecca Moss
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - NNSA Responds To Concerned Stakeholder Letters Regarding LANL M&O Contract Draft Solicitation - Regional Coalition of LANL Communities
  • Oak Ridge Today - ORNL: High-resolution modeling assesses impact of cities on river ecosystems - John Huotari
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - LANL Officials Present Update To Community Leaders - Maire O'Neill
  • Livermore Independent - Letter: Let's Clean it Up - Patricia Moore, MSW, Livermore
  • Oak Ridge Today - ORNL, TVA, NuScale Power, others to present at nuclear supply chain workshop
  • KUOW Seattle - Some dark jokes on Hanford's serious nuclear waste problem - Matt Martin & Jeannie Yandel
  • Tri-City Herald - Be careful what fish you eat from the Hanford Reach - Annette Cary
  • AP News - Russia warns against new sanctions on North Korea
  • AP News - Energy Dept: Government should ease rules on power plants - David Koenig
  • Bloomberg - Germany's 'Diesel Fear' Leaves $5 Billion in Used Cars Gathering Dust - Elisabeth Behrmann
  • Bloomberg - Lockheed, Raytheon Win Contracts for New Nuclear Cruise Missile - Anthony Capaccio
  • Bloomberg - U.S. to Say Power Markets Must 'Evolve' to Value Coal, Nuclear - Tim Loh
  • Reuters - U.S. Energy Dept grid study calls for boost to coal, nuclear power - Valerie Volcovici
  • Reuters - U.S. Energy Department study says more coal, nuclear needed to secure grid - Valerie Volcovici
  • Reuters - China's energy intensity falls at fastest pace - govt economist - Muyu Xu
  • Reuters - Japan's Tepco gets slapped with new U.S. lawsuit over Fukushima - Aaron Sheldrick
  • Washington Post - I'm a nuclear weapons expert. Trump's presidency is my personal nightmare. - Jeffrey Lewis, scholar at the Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - No, Robert Mueller Is Not "Radioactive" - George M. Moore
  • Billings Gazette - Montana moves to regulate radioactive oilfield waste sites - Matt Hudson
  • Niagara Gazette - Radioactive 'hotspot' work halted in Falls and Lewiston - Dan Telvock
  • Utility Dive - Utilities describe long odds to save VC Summer nuclear project - Robert Walton
  • Miami Herald - Feds: Nuclear fuel processing alternative would take 8 years - Meg Kinnard, Associated Press
  • Milwaukee Journal Sentinel - Nuclear missiles were once ready to launch from Milwaukee's suburbs--Efforts to build a Cold War Museum in Waukesha in need of funds - Patrick Calvert and Steven Martinez
  • The State - This is not the person who needs to be forced out over the SC nuclear fiasco - Cindi Ross Scoppe
  • Charleston Post Courier - House Speaker calls for resignation of utility watchdog; Gov. Henry McMaster disagrees - Andrew Brown
  • WLOS Asheville, NC - Speaker says agency chief should be fired; governor says no - Seanna Adcox , Associated Press
  • WCBD News 2, Charleston, SC - House speaker seeks agency head's resignation - Associated Press
  • WLTX Columbia, SC - 'What The Hell Were You Guys Smoking' House Rep. At V.C. Summer Meeting - Sonia Gutierrez
  • ABC Columbia - Speaker of the House Calls for Executive Director of Office of Regulatory Staff to Resign - Gabrielle Franklin
  • WIS-TV Columbia, SC - House speaker calls for resignations in wake of V.C. Summer's failure - Ashleigh Holland
  • Central Penn Business Journal - Appeals court rejects revived nuclear lawsuits - Roger DuPuis
  • Eyewitness News Johannesburg - [LISTEN] 'Nuclear docs fuel public perception of dodgy deals' - Bongani Bingwa
  • The State - These are the people who brought us the SCE&G/Santee Cooper nuclear debacle - Cindi Ross Scoppe
  • Charleston Post Courier - Santee Cooper sale could leave taxpayers with $4B of nuclear debt - Seanna Adcox, Associated Press
  • Los Alamos Monitor - SF committee mulls halt to plutonium program--City resolution would rescind state consent agreement for waste cleanup, halt LANL's plutonium pit program - Tris DeRoma
  • Washington Examiner - Iran warns inspectors not to share info with Nikki Haley - Joel Gehrke
  • Globe and Mail - Ontario town slams proposal for nuclear-waste facility, citing safety issues - Shawn McCarthy
  • The Legal Intelligencer - 3rd Circuit Rejects Bid to Revive Nuclear Plant Exposure Cases - Max Mitchell
  • WACH FOX 57 Columbia SC - House committee seeks to answer what caused abandonment of nuclear reactors - Michelle Zhu
  • Net Newsledger, Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada - Saugeen Ojibway Nation Decision on Nuclear Waste a Key First Step
  • Business Day South Africa - Letter: Nuclear hole that isn't - Prof Philip LloydEnergy Institute, Cape Peninsula University of Technology
  • BelTA - National report on Belarusian nuclear power plant's stress tests by late August
  • BelTA - Belarus' Energy Ministry: BelNPP meets all safety requirements
  • BelTA - Belarusian nuclear power plant to be protected against drones
  • Pittsburgh Tribune-Review - Appeals court refuses lawsuits against Apollo uranium plant - Mary Ann Thomas
  • Korea Herald - Govt. selects consortium to conduct survey on fate of nuclear power plant project
  • Reuters - EDF says new anomalies found in Creusot documentation, no risk for safety - Geert De Clercq
  • Pittsburgh Business Times - Westinghouse signs fuel supply contract with New Jersey plant
  • Xinhua News - Japan's TEPCO sued by U.S. residents over Fukushima nuclear disaster
  • BelTA - Nuclear research reactor in Belarus under consideration
  • NPR - Coal, Nuclear Power Would Benefit From Energy Department's Power Grid Study - Jeff Brady
  • IAEA - IAEA Assisting Member States in Nuclear Power Human Resources Planning - Shant Krikorian, Department of Nuclear Energy
  • Durham Region - Nuclear waste not welcome in Uxbridge - Moya Dillon
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Georgia Power tight-lipped about Vogtle's future - Kristi E. Swartz
  • Charlotte Business Journal - Legislators told law may block SCANA from charging V.C. Summer costs to customers - John Downey
  • University of Arizona - UA Geoscientists Take a Crack at Paradox Basin's Mysteries
  • DOE - Department of Energy Announces $50 Million for Large-Scale Pilot Fossil Fuel Projects
  • IAEA - IAEA brings together experts from Africa to increase preparedness for Ebola and other zoonotic diseases
  • IAEA - IAEA Concludes Site and External Events Design Review in Republic of Korea
  • World Nuclear News - IAEA reviews seismic safety at Korean plants
  • World Nuclear News - US energy department calls for market reforms
  • Asahi Shimbun - TEPCO gets slapped with new U.S. lawsuit over Fukushima - Reuters
  • Japan Times - No-go zones keep kin from burying deceased Fukushima evacuees at ancestral gravesites
  • Japan Times - Renewables won't end geopolitics of energy--Nations that dominate rare earth exports will be the petro-states of tomorrow - Meghan L. O'Sullivan
  • Japan Times - Export demand for Fukushima produce grows in Malaysia, signaling subsiding food safety fears
  • Jiji Press - Fukushima to Expand Rice, Peach Exports to Malaysia
  • Press TV - Iran criticizes IAEA for holding talks with US envoy about JCPOA
  • Press TV - US to 'ask' if IAEA plans to inspect Iran military sites: Haley
  • JAIF - NRA Approves Full Water-Shielding Wall at Fukushima Daiichi NPPs
  • JAIF - Deliberations Begin on Revisions to the Strategic Energy Plan
  • JAIF - Governmental Council to Start Activities This Fall Toward Realizing the Fukushima Innovation Coast Vision
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Environmental Management Advisory Board FR Document: 2017-17902 Citation: 82 FR 40147 PDF Pages 40147-40148 (2 pages)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Proposed Rule Regulatory Agenda: Semiannual Regulatory Agenda FR Document: 2017-17015 Citation: 82 FR 40448 PDF Pages 40448-40450 (3 pages)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Guides: Nuclear Criticality Safety Standards for Nuclear Materials Outside Reactor Cores FR Document: 2017-17934 Citation: 82 FR 40173 PDF Pages 40173-40174 (2 pages)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Requests for Nominations: Advisory Committee on Medical Uses of Isotopes FR Document: 2017-17957 Citation: 82 FR 40173 PDF Page 40173 (1 page)
  • Washington Post - US interior chief says he won't eliminate protected lands - Matthew Brown and Brady McCombs
  • Ziff Davis Geek.com - First New Thorium Salt Reactor in 40 - Daniel Starkey
  • Handelsblatt Global Edition - Taking the Coal Out of Coalition - Klaus Stratmann
  • Burlington County Times, NJ - Plastic garbage and radiation are the topics of the film being shown in Beverly - Rebecca Carlbon
  • Jakarta Post - Russia offers nuke power to Indonesia
  • Windpower Engineering - Floating wind turbines: Why the pace of progress might come as a surprise - James Young
  • ABC News - Feds: Nuclear fuel processing alternative would take 8 years - Meg Kinnard, Associated Press

    Wednesday, August 23, 2017

  • Grays Harbor Daily World - Between the gibes, Oliver mentioned the continued health risks at Hanford
  • Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette, IL - Rep. John Shimkus--Veteran congressman on a legislative roll - Tom Kacich
  • The Guardian - After Trump's U-turn, Afghans' suffering now has no end - Lucy Morgan Edwards
  • Los Angeles Times - Don't let Trump roll back California's environmental gains
  • Colorado Springs Independent - Thia Lynn's works meditate on memories of nuclear weapons - Griffin Swartzell
  • Tri-City Herald - Comedian John Oliver takes atomic swipe at Hanford - Jake Dorsey
  • Tri-City Herald - Updated: Richland nuclear plant shut down over valve problem - Wendy Culverwell
  • AP News - Utility sale could leave taxpayers with $4B bill
  • Reuters - U.S. asks if Iran military sites to be checked under nuclear deal - Michelle Nichols
  • Reuters - EUROPE POWER-Curve gains on concerns over French nuclear review
  • Pahrump Valley Times - Nye commission chairman to advocate for Yucca - Daria Sokolova
  • The Guardian - Ex-intelligence chief: Trump's access to nuclear codes is 'pretty damn scary' - Julian Borger in Washington
  • Charleston Post Courier - SCANA Corp. applied to build the now-failed nuclear reactors with a generic construction schedule - Andrew Brown
  • South Strand News, SC - SCANA CEO rushed from hearing on abandoned nuclear plant project - Andrew Brown
  • WIS-TV Columbia, SC - SC House, Senate committees begin investigation of abandoned V.C. Summer nuclear project - Ashleigh Holland
  • The State - What went wrong? SC senators want outside report on failed nuclear project - Cassie Cope
  • WFAE NPR Charlotte - Doubts Surface About Nuclear Energy After S.C. Project Is Halted - David Boraks
  • Charlotte Business Journal - Efforts to revive V.C. Summer project continue, but utilities see no serious offers - John Downey
  • News & Observer - Utility sale could leave taxpayers with $4B of nuclear debt - Seanna Adcox
  • Charleston Post Courier - Lawsuit seeks to force Santee Cooper to sell off scuttled coal power plant, repay customers - Thad Moore
  • WLTX Columbia, SC - Contractor was 'Screwing You Over' on VC Summer, Senator Tells Utilities - Sonia Gutierrez
  • Power Engineering - Santee Cooper: Offers to Revive Summer Nuclear Expansion Not Viable
  • Business Day South Africa - Key nuclear contracts are 'irregular', documents reveal - Linda Ensor
  • ThinkProgress - Nuclear power plants are 'bleeding cash' - Joe Romm
  • Montana Public Radio - State Drafts Rules For Disposal Of Radioactive Oil Waste - Nate Hegyi
  • Royal Gazette Bermuda - Radioactive material identified in waters - Owain Johnston-Barnes
  • Bernews Bermuda - Radioactive Iodine Detected Near Bermuda
  • WCBD News 2, Charleston, SC - House committee to meet about failed nuclear plant in Columbia - Shawn Cabbagestalk
  • Charlotte Business Journal - Senators told saving V.C. Summer project could take 'a miracle' - John Downey
  • WIS-TV Columbia, SC - UPDATE: SCANA CEO released from hospital on day of scheduled testimony on failed V.C. Summer nuclear project - Tanita Gaither
  • Jakarta Post - Russia offers nuke power to Indonesia
  • London Free Press - London city hall: Council won't join battle against nuclear-waste bunker planned near Kincardine - Megan Stacey
  • Pakistan News International - A dangerous liability - Rizwan Asghar
  • Charleston Post Courier - Letter: Nuke investment - John Boyle, Heron Avenue, Mount Pleasant
  • BelTA - Lithuania's every question about Belarusian nuclear power plant answered
  • BelTA - WANO to inspect Belarusian nuclear power plant in 2018
  • BelTA - Belarusian nuclear power plant project progress: 82% of rebars in place, 69% of concrete poured
  • BelTA - Belarusian nuclear power plant to get second reactor pressure vessel in September
  • BelTA - Around $2.7bn invested in BelNPP project so far
  • BelTA - Lithuania's every question about Belarusian nuclear power plant answered
  • BelTA - Belarusian nuclear power plant construction work in H1 2017 summarized
  • Xinhua News - Czech, Jordan to cooperate in use of nuclear energy - Intelligencer Journal/Lancaster New Era
  • Lancaster Intelligencer Journal - TMI, Peach Bottom nuclear plants to switch vendors for contracted workers - Ad Crable
  • Times of India - French nuclear plant outages and restarts - Reuters
  • IAEA - Scientists Explore Groundwater in the Sahel with Nuclear Technology
  • Asahi Shimbun - TEPCO starts to freeze final part of 'ice wall' at Fukushima plant - Chikako Kawahara
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Fukushima ice wall facing doubts as project nears completion--Barrier will block only a fraction of groundwater contamination
  • Eyewitness News Johannesburg - DA claims possession of evidence showing nuclear deal irregular, unauthorised - Stephen Grootes
  • New York Times - This Missile Could Reach California--But Can North Korea Use It With a Nuclear Weapon? - William J. Broad, Mika Gröndahl, Josh Keller, Alicia Parlapiano, Anjali Singhvi, Karen Yourish, Chris Cirillo
  • Omaha World-Herald - The Public Pulse: OPPD saves, but at what cost? - Rich Andrews, Sun City, Ariz.
  • The State - SCE&G got state's OK for doomed nuclear project without a detailed construction schedule - Avery G. Wilks
  • Times LIVE-Johannesburg - Nuclear contracts flagged as 'irregular' - Linda Ensor
  • The Hindu - 'Uranium sale talks at advanced stage'
  • World Nuclear News - Ukraine to maintain nuclear's share of electricity
  • World Nuclear News - Last part of Fukushima ice wall being frozen
  • World Nuclear News - Amec Foster Wheeler awarded UK waste contracts
  • Piqua Daily Call, OH - Former nuclear station to be renovated - Sam Wildow
  • York Daily Record - Over 200 TMI, Peach Bottom nuclear workers laid off, for now at least - Brett Sholtis
  • Business Wire - Westinghouse to Provide Fuel to PSEG's Salem Nuclear Generating Station Through Continued Partnership - Westinghouse Electric Company
  • The Hindu - Kudankulam first reactor to resume power generation soon - TIRUNELVELI
  • Sanatoga Post, PA - Three Sites Distribute Potassium Tabs Thursday - Joe Zlomek
  • Asbury Park Press - HBO's John Oliver tackles Jersey Shore nuclear wasteland - Francis Lally
  • WIFR 23, Rockford, IL. - Byron Generating Station hosting open house
  • Tri-City Herald - Aircraft help battle wildfire at Hanford Reach - Jake Dorsey
  • DOE - Department of Energy Announces 21 New Projects to Develop High-Performance Circuits for Industrial, Consumer Use
  • Trend News Agency - Expert: Iran will resume nuclear program, if US tramples on JCPOA - Kamila Aliyeva
  • Trend News Agency - Donald Trump playing 'good cop/bad cop' with Iran - expert - Kamila Aliyeva
  • NHK World - Japanese teens present anti-nuclear petition to UN
  • NHK World - Taue asks govt to link nuclear, non-nuclear powers
  • Asahi Shimbun - Japan to support storytellers spreading A-bomb reality - Sokichi Kuroda
  • BelTA - Main circulation line of Belarusian nuclear power plant's first reactor welded
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea to pursue engaging, denuclearizing N. Korea simultaneously: Moon - Kokobj@Yna.Co.Kr, Pbr@Yna.Co.Kr
  • Yonhap News - N.K. leader orders production of more solid-fuel engines, ICBM warhead tips - sooyeon@yna.co.kr
  • Press TV - US to 'ask' if IAEA plans to inspect Iran military sites: Haley
  • Energy Department - Notice Proposed Subsequent Arrangement under the Agreement for Cooperation in the Peaceful Uses of Nuclear Energy Between the European Atomic Energy Community (EURATOM) and the USA and the Agreement for Cooperation Between the Government of the USA and Norway Concerning Peaceful Uses of Nuclear Energy. FR Document: 2017-17851 Citation: 82 FR 39987 PDF Page 39987 (1 page)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Proposed Rule Naturally Occurring and Accelerator-Produced Radioactive Materials FR Document: 2017-17690 Citation: 82 FR 39971 PDF Pages 39971-39972 (2 pages)
  • WFAE NPR90.7 Charlotte NC - Doubts Surface About Nuclear Energy After S.C. Project Is Halted - David Boraks
  • The American Conservative - Two CIA Contractors Successfully Sued for "Black Site" Torture - Philip Giraldi
  • The Intercept - THE TALIBAN TRIED TO SURRENDER AND THE U.S. REBUFFED THEM. NOW HERE WE ARE. - Ryan Grim
  • DOE:EM - DOE Releases Final Request for Proposals for Low-Level Waste / Mixed Low-Level Waste Disposal Procurement
  • DOE:EERE - New Lab Report: How to Cut the Cost of Wind Energy in Half - August 23, 2017

    Tuesday, August 22, 2017

  • Spokesman-Review - Hanford becomes comical punching bag for HBO's John Oliver - Thomas Clouse
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Resolutions opposing LANL plans postponed until next month - Tripp Stelnicki
  • Interesting Engineering - Take a Look Inside the World's First Nuclear Power Plant - Shelby Rogers
  • KING5 Seattle - John Oliver highlights Hanford and America's alarming lack of a 'nuclear toilet' - Erin Jensen
  • New Jersey On-Line - WATCH: John Oliver calls N.J. a nuclear waste dump (literally) - Michael Sol Warren
  • HuffPost - John Oliver Says The U.S. Nuclear Nightmare Has Already Happened--And it includes radioactive alligators. - Ron Dicker
  • Rolling Stone - Watch John Oliver Explain Why America Is Overdue for a 'Nuclear Toilet' - Ryan Reed
  • AP News - New US penalties on Chinese, Russian firms over North Korea - Matthew Lee
  • Bloomberg - Treasury Sanctions Russian, Chinese Companies Over North Korea - Joe Sobczyk
  • Bloomberg - The Nuclear Tech Breakthrough That Could Make Oil Obsolete--Nuclear fusion is on the brink of a major milestone, but the field faces a chronic lack of funding. - Jing Cao and Aki Ito
  • Bloomberg - These Billions in Deals Can Help Iran Counter Trump - Ladane Nasseri
  • Reuters - Iran says can produce highly enriched uranium in days if U.S. quits deal - Bozorgmehr Sharafedin
  • Reuters - U.S., North Korea clash at U.N. forum over nuclear weapons - Stephanie Nebehay
  • Forbes - There's More Than One Way To Get Nuclear Power - James Conca
  • Financial Times - UK eyes rethink after high cost of nuclear plant - Andrew Ward and Nathalie Thomas
  • The Independent - Solar panel capacity to overtake nuclear energy next year in historic landmark - Ian Johnston
  • KULR8 Billings, Montana - State releases long-awaited radioactive oil waste disposal rules
  • RT - Scotland 'wholly unprepared' for nuclear weapons accident on its roads – report
  • Business Day South Africa - How SA's nuke cloud became a global silver lining - Michael Schmidt
  • Joongang Daily - Faint red lines--Each time North Korea crosses one red line, another is drawn - Kim Jin-kook
  • Charleston Post Courier - Letter: An explanation of failed nuclear power project - Leighton Lord, Chairman, Santee Cooper Board of Directors, Riverwood Drive, Moncks Corner
  • Daily News, Batavia, NY - Letter: Nuclear energy isn't safe as it seems - Byrna Weir, Rochester
  • Japan Times - Japan unlikely to take up nuclear arms, expert says
  • Buffalo News - Another Voice: State shouldn't bail out nuclear plants - Charley Bowman, co-chairman of the Environmental Justice Task Force of the Western New York Peace Center
  • CTV News - Ottawa wants info on impact of nuclear-waste bunker on Indigenous community - Colin Perkel, The Canadian Press
  • Motley Fool Canada - Cameco Corp.: Does Nuclear Energy Have a Future? - Jacob Donnelly
  • Asahi Shimbun - Young Japanese envoys kept off anti-nuke stage in Geneva - Keita Mano
  • Oxygen.com - August 21, 2013: Japan's Fukushima Nuclear Power Plan Has Radioactive Leak - Gina Tron
  • Charlotte Observer - Westinghouse Electric furloughs hundreds in S.C., including Rock Hill - Katherine Peralta
  • Courthouse News Service - Navy Families Sue Fukushima Operators for Wrongful Death - Bianca Bruno
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - TEPCO starts remaining Fukushima soil freezing
  • Japan Times - Tepco begins extending ice wall to reduce tainted water at Fukushima plant
  • Lebanon Daily Star - All about the UAE's nuclear energy plan - Agence France Presse
  • Eyre Peninsula Tribune, Cleve, South Australia - Nuclear project office opening - Kathrine Catanzariti
  • Hartford Courant - Millstone Owner Digs In On Finances, Possible Shutdown - Stephen Singer
  • Illinois News Network - Legal battle continues over Exelon nuclear tax credit that competitors call corporate welfare - Michael Carroll
  • The State - Letter: SC voters also have a nuclear option - Jim Rex, Co-Founder, American Party of South Carolina, Winnsboro
  • China News Service - China launches nuclear reactor container based on homegrown technology
  • Japan Times - Editorial: Still a long way to go for Toshiba
  • SeeNews Southeast Europe - Bulgarian nuclear regulator invites expression of interest for technical support contract
  • Columbus Dispatch - Kasich not backing bailout for state's nuclear plants - John Seewer The Associated Press
  • Greentech Media - How the US Nuclear Debate Transcends Traditional Party Lines - Julia Pyper
  • Charleston Post Courier - South Carolina senators begin reviewing cancellation of nuclear reactor expansion - Andrew Brown
  • Washington Post - South Carolina utility sees interest in reactors; no cash - Associated Press
  • WIS-TV Columbia, SC - SC House, Senate committees to begin investigation of failed V.C. Summer nuclear project
  • Journal Scene, Summerville, SC - Local senator promises to 'protect the ratepayers' after nuclear project ends - Jenna-Ley Harrison
  • Platts - German, French spot power prices up on fading wind, nuclear outages
  • Lexology - EnergyBit: State aid complaint on the disposal of nuclear waste in the Netherlands - Loyens & Loeff
  • York Dispatch - OpEd: The real numbers behind Three Mile Island - Eric Epstein, Three Mile Island Alert, Inc.
  • Boston Globe - Pilgrim nuclear plant due to close in two years, but safety concerns linger - Kathryn Miles
  • The State - Westinghouse Electric furloughs hundreds in S.C. - Katherine Peralta
  • The State - South Carolina utility sees interest in reactors; no cash - The Associated Press
  • The State - SCANA executive hospitalized in middle of SC Senate hearing
  • google - site:thestate.com/news/ nuclear
  • SA Independent - First phase of nuclear deal 'found to be corrupt'
  • Lower Hudson Journal - OpEd: New York will have plenty of energy to keep lights on: Letter - Paul Gallay, President, Riverkeeper; Kit Kennedy, Director, Energy & Transportation program, NRDC
  • Sierra Express Media, Sierra Leone - IAEA Assures NSRPA - Alhassan Bangura
  • IAEA - New App to Help Customs Officers Improve Radiation Detection for Nuclear Security - Miklos Gaspar, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • World Nuclear News - Update for Fermi 2 simulator
  • World Nuclear News - Recollection of the past: South Korea's story
  • World Nuclear News - Fuel loading underway at Tianwan 3
  • Mainichi Daily News - TEPCO begins extending ice wall to reduce tainted water in Fukushima
  • Mainichi Daily News - Inheriting the legacy of Hiroshima: Embracing what we don't know as a starting point
  • Fin24 CapeTown - TOP 7 on Fin24: Eskom, nuclear, poverty in South Africa and Vodacom's disappearing data
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Leaked AG report points to irregular nuclear tenders - Matthew le Cordeur
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Energy minister on clean-up mission at department - Matthew le Cordeur
  • Press TV - Iran to resume 20-percent enrichment in 5 days if necessary: Nuclear chief
  • National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration - Rule Takes of Marine Mammals Incidental to Specified Activities: U.S. Air Force 86 Fighter Weapons Squadron Conducting Long Range Strike Weapons System Evaluation Program, Pacific Missile Range Facility, Kauai, HI FR Document: 2017-17718 Citation: 82 FR 39684 PDF Pages 39684-39701 (18 pages)
  • Navy Department - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Northwest Training and Testing FR Document: 2017-17618 Citation: 82 FR 39779 PDF Pages 39779-39780 (2 pages)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Comprehensive Decommissioning Program, Including Annual Data Collection FR Document: 2017-17706 Citation: 82 FR 39917 PDF Pages 39917-39918 (2 pages)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Identifying and Reporting Human Performance Incidents FR Document: 2017-17678 Citation: 82 FR 39915 PDF Pages 39915-39916 (2 pages)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2017-17801 Citation: 82 FR 39916 PDF Pages 39916-39917 (2 pages)
  • Quora - How is the disposal of nuclear waste a "solved problem"? - Andrew Karam, Scientist, Consultant; Robert Gauthier; Joseph Boyle

    Monday, August 21, 2017

  • TIME - John Oliver Targets America's Nuclear Waste Problem on Last Week Tonight - Melissa Locker
  • The Hill blog - John Oliver warns of 'catastrophic' risks from nuclear waste - Robin Eberhardt
  • Slate Magazine blog - John Oliver Gives You Something Else to Worry About This Week: Radioactive Alligators - Marissa Martinelli
  • Rolling Stone - Watch John Oliver Blast GOP Lawmakers for Failing to Criticize Trump - Ryan Reed
  • Salon - John Oliver explores America's frightening nuclear waste problem - Taylor Link
  • The Engineer UK - New dawn for thorium reactor research
  • Boston Globe - Harsh response to whistle-blowers took root under Obama - Gregory Keating, attorney and is co-author of "Whistleblowing & Retaliation"
  • KIFI Idaho Falls - Former INL employees reunite - Michaela Leung
  • AP News - Veterinarian team to treat dogs near Chernobyl disaster site
  • Bloomberg - Switch to Renewables Won't End the Geopolitics of Energy - Meghan L. O'Sullivan
  • Reuters - TABLE-Swiss nuclear plant outages and restarts - Vera Eckert
  • Visual Capitalist - The World's 15,000 Nuclear Weapons: Who Has What? - Nick Routley
  • A.V. Club - John Oliver warns of the radioactive alligators in the sewers of the "nuclear toilet" - Dennis Perkins
  • Washington Examiner - Nuke North Korea now: It's the only option - Kevin R. James
  • Center for Investigative Reporting 'Reveal' - EPA budget cuts threaten to slow uranium cleanup at Navajo Nation - Autumn Spanne
  • Stanford University News - Stanford scholars make the case for continued nuclear investment in their new book - Milenko Martinovich
  • Scout Warrior - Navy Extends, Upgrades Sub-Launched Nuclear Weapons to 2080
  • Astana Times - Confronting nuclear dangers - Paolo Cotta-Ramusino, Secretary General of Pugwash Conferences on Science and World Affairs
  • Nature Research Journals - Nuclear waste ignites cGAS - Yvonne Bordon
  • Astana Times - Editorial: A milestone in nuclear non-proliferation: IAEA Low Enriched Uranium Bank in Kazakhstan
  • Japan Times - Color-coded map identifies potential nuclear waste sites in Japan but local governments may only see red - Eric Johnston
  • Palm Beach Post - Challenges Facing U.S. Nuclear Power - Stoever Glass
  • Charleston Post Courier - The past week in the Charleston economy
  • Independent Barents Observer - Mysterious forest flash was failed test of new nuclear missile - Thomas Nilsen
  • Phys.org - UAE nuclear programme edges toward 2018 launch - Mohamad Ali Harissi
  • Anadolu Agency Ankara - Russia set to finish Akkuyu nuke licensing by year end
  • Taiwan News - Mayor Ko not opposed to nuclear power, but against it in Taiwan - Keoni Everington
  • Sputnik News - Massive Blackout Highlights Challenges for Taiwan's Nuclear-Free Energy Plan
  • South China Morning Post - Taiwan premier can't guarantee there won't be further blackouts
  • Asahi Shimbun - Municipalities near nuclear plants want say over restarts
  • Sputnik News - Russia's Nuclear Shield: From World's First ICBM to 'Dead Hand' System
  • Iranian Financial Tribune - Iran, Switzerland Discuss Nuclear Safety
  • E&E Daily - SECURITY: North Korea nuclear ambition hikes threat to grid - Peter Behr
  • CBC Canada - McMaster students touring nuclear disaster site in Japan - Canadian Press
  • Press TV - US attempts to sway IAEA reporting on Iran futile: Foreign Ministry
  • Public News Service - Will Florida Utility Customers Pay Now for Future Power? - Trimmel Gomes, Public News Service - FL
  • Keene Sentinel - More renewable energies are needed to combat the threat of climate change - Michael E. Kraft, professor emeritus of political science and public and environmental affairs at the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay
  • Hurriyet Daily News - Russia set to finish Akkuyu nuclear plant licensing by year-end
  • Charleston Post Courier - Commerce chief: Power rate patchwork hurts some areas of South Carolina - David Wren
  • Reuters - PwC Japan exec denies political pressure on Toshiba audit - Takahiko Wada
  • Taipei Times - Lin sorry for blackout, reaffirms goals - Chen Wei-han
  • Vermont Journalism Trust - Vermont Yankee settlement money to be used for wood boiler projects - Mike Faher
  • World Nuclear News - Stakeholders show interest in Canadian small reactor plans
  • World Nuclear News - CNNC decides against Langer Heinrich buyout
  • NHK World - Work to finish ice wall at crippled plant to begin - Japan News
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Reduce unnecessary radiation exposure from medical imaging
  • Press TV - Iran will work to sustain nuclear deal: Zarif

    Friday, August 18, 2017

  • Herald and News, Klamath Falls, OR - End the nuclear waste disposal fiasco by holding an 'auction' for states to bid - Herbert Inhaber
  • InsideSources - End the Nuclear Waste Fiasco - Herbert Inhaber
  • JD Supra - Will Utah counties fund thorium reactor? - Preti Flaherty, Todd Griset
  • WSLS 10 Roanoke - Radford Army Ammunition Plant announces drone air quality test results - Rob Manch, Rachel Lucas
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - ORNL names new Deputy Director for Science and Technology - Brittany Crocker
  • Bloomberg - How to Beat North Korea at Nuclear Blackmail - Brad Taylor
  • Bloomberg - Bannon Isn't Wrong: China Is Becoming World's Dominant Economy
  • Bloomberg - Southern in Talks on Expanded U.S. Guarantees to Aid Vogtle - Mark Chediak, Ari Natter, and Jennifer A Dlouhy
  • Bloomberg - How a Harley-Riding Ex-Ally of Villains Is Leading a Nuke Revolt - Tsuyoshi Inajima and Emi Urabe
  • Bloomberg - Energy Capital, Investors to Buy Calpine for $5.6 Billion - Mark Chediak
  • Reuters - Long-delayed Finnish reactor OL3 on track, fourth unit possible: TVO - Lefteris Karagiannopoulos and Jussi Rosendahl
  • The Hankyoreh - President Moon issues 'red line' to North Korea over nuclear program - Park Byong-su
  • Forbes - Europe's Radioactive 'Pooh Sticks' Traced To Bermuda Via The Atlantic Ocean - Trevor Nace
  • Foreign Policy - Tokyo and Washington Have Another Nuclear Problem - Henry Sokolski, William Tobey
  • Washington Examiner - OpEd: Nuclear energy may soon be free from its tangled regulatory web - Vance Ginn and Elliott Raia
  • World Nuclear News - USA needs 'robust' nuclear industry for security
  • World Nuclear News - Kyrgyzstan ratifies remediation agreement
  • World Nuclear News - Ukraine hosts 'zero-failure fuel' working group
  • Dayton Daily News - AFIT offers unique nuclear engineering program - John Harrington
  • Wall Street Journal - Why Georgia Sticks With Nuclear Power - Tim Echols
  • Savannah Morning News - Vogtle installs steam generator in new reactor under construction - Tom Corwin
  • Kalamazoo Gazette - Nuclear plant accounts for tornadoes, flying cows - Brad Devereaux
  • Truthout - Fukushima Plant Is Releasing 770,000 Tons of Radioactive Water Into the Pacific Ocean - Dahr Jamail
  • Reuters UK - TABLE-Swiss nuclear plant outages and restarts - Vera Eckert
  • ABC.au - Leonora lobbies for nuclear waste dump in its backyard - Jarrod Lucas, ABC Goldfields
  • CBC Canada - Ottawa Riverkeeper calls out gaps in Chalk River nuclear site plan
  • Ottawa Citizen - Riverkeeper joins opposition to Chalk River waste storage site - Tom Spears, Ottawa Citizen Tom Spears, Ottawa Citizen
  • The State - OpEd: How 'waste not, want not' became 'spend more, profit more' - Cindi Ross Scoppe
  • The State - OpEd: SCE&G nuclear fiasco: It's complicated. Here are some explanations. - Cindi Ross Scoppe
  • CBC Canada - Canadian nuclear plant workers could face random drug and alcohol testing - Ashley Burke
  • Mainichi Daily News - Highly radioactive water leak at Fukushima No. 1 nuke plant
  • Connecticut Mirror - Inquiry opens into fiscal condition of Millstone nuclear station - Mark Pazniokas
  • WACH FOX 57 Columbia, SC - Attorneys filing lawsuits against nuclear plant employers - Michelle Zhu
  • Myrtle Beach Sun News - Letter: Let's head off future debacles like the abanonded nuclear project - Rick Baumann, Murrells Inlet
  • Atlanta Business Chronicle - Echols: Continuing Plant Vogtle nuclear expansion is 'right call' - Mark Meltzer
  • The State - McMaster asks Santee Cooper for information on selling utility, its stake in nuclear plant - Bristow Marchant
  • WIS-TV Columbia, SC - McMaster to Santee Cooper board: 'All options' on the table when it comes to possible sale - Jeremy Turnage
  • EnergyInfraPost India - India's Atomic Energy Programme
  • AKIpress - 16.5 mln euros allocated for rehabilitation of uranium facilities in Kyrgyzstan
  • Xinhua News - Diplomatic effort on DPRK nuclear issue "first and foremost": U.S. top diplomat
  • The Morning Journal, Lorain, OH - FirstEnergy rate hike: Ohio utilities board allows increase - Associated Press
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - What is Watts Bar?
  • Danville Register & Bee - Uranium trial set for December - Trevor Metcalfe
  • CTV News Canada - Ottawa Riverkeeper group announces opposition to proposed Chalk River nuclear waste disposal plan - Ted Raymond
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - NRC approves power upgrades at Browns Ferry - Dave Flessner
  • Times of Central Asia - Kyrgyzstan one step closer to remediation of uranium legacy sites
  • Orlando Political Observer - Florida Public Service Commission Approves Duke Energy Florida's $50 Million Recovery Request - Beth Shankle Anderson
  • IAEA - IAEA School Helps European Regulators Improve Regulation Drafting Skills - Dragana Rainer, IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation
  • Fort Mill Times, SC - It's a pill no one wants to use. But in parts of York County, it could be important - John Marks
  • Toledo Blade - State regulators approve FirstEnergy rate plan, but some call it bailout - Jim Provance
  • Daily Express - Forgotten dogs of Chernobyl: Campaigners bidding to protect animals from deadly RABIES - Stuart Winter
  • KPBS - San Onofre Settlement Deal Could Be Headed To Court - Amita Sharma
  • Springvile Journal, NY - WVDP vitrification facility to soon be demolished
  • NRC - NRC to Amend Rules on Medical Uses of Radioactive Materials
  • NRC - NRC Names New Senior Resident Inspector at Sequoyah Nuclear Plant
  • USGS - M 4.6 - 65km SE of Ofunato, Japan
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Weekly Receipts FR Document: 2017-17511 Citation: 82 FR 39424 PDF Pages 39424-39425 (2 pages)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Applications; Renewals: Portland General Electric Co., Trojan Independent Spent Fuel Storage Installation FR Document: 2017-17493 Citation: 82 FR 39463 PDF Pages 39463-39465 (3 pages)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on Northwest Medical Isotopes FR Document: 2017-17498 Citation: 82 FR 39462 PDF Page 39462 (1 page)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on Reliability and Probabilistic Risk Assessment FR Document: 2017-17499 Citation: 82 FR 39463 PDF Page 39463 (1 page)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on Thermal-Hydraulic Phenomena FR Document: 2017-17500 Citation: 82 FR 39462 PDF Pages 39462-39463 (2 pages)
  • teleSUR - French Police Attack Protest Against Nuclear Waste Site
  • India Times - Fire and water: Police battle protestors over plans to store nuclear waste in northeastern France - AFP
  • Union of Concerned Scientists - Newly Released Documents Reveal Energy Department Wasting Hundreds of Millions on Flawed Nuclear Technology--Failed Program Should Raise Questions About New Reactor Concepts
  • Chillicothe Gazette - Piketon on-site disposal opponents grow more vocal - Chris Balusik
  • Pike County News Watchman - Ohio EPA responds to Piketon's concerns about onsite waste disposal
  • NY1 News - Ridgewood residents express safety concerns at EPA hearing on cleanup plans for radioactive site
  • AERB - Atomic Energy Regulatory Board India - AERB - Atomic Energy Regulatory Board India
  • Ottawa Riverkeeper - Ottawa Riverkeeper expresses deep concern over proposal to dispose nuclear waste beside the Ottawa River
  • KUNC Greeley, CO - Proposed Rocky Flats Visitor's Center Renews Debate Over What To Do With Former Nuclear Site - Kyra Buckley
  • The Intercept - HISTORIC SETTLEMENT REACHED ON BEHALF OF CIA TORTURE VICTIMS - Alex Emmons
  • The Rafu Shimpo - A-BOMB, NUCLEAR ACCIDENT VICTIMS REMEMBERED--Little Tokyo ceremony dedicated to Hiroshima, Nagasaki and Fukushima. - J.K. Yamamoto
  • South China Morning Post - China pips US in race to start the world's first meltdown-proof nuclear power plant - Eric Ng, Chen Binglin, Robert Delaney
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Tepco poised to float 10-year bonds

    Thursday, August 17, 2017

  • Dnevnik Slovenia - Vas, pol kilometra pod njo pa jedrski odpadki - Mihael Å orl
  • Times of India - Scrap businessman held for trying to sell depleted uranium gets bail
  • Gisborne Herald NZ - Not a nuclear weapon
  • R&D - Building The Next Generation of Nuclear Reactors - Ryan Bushey
  • Dissident Voice - The One True Faith: Atomic Weapons are God's Gift to the United States of America, Alone - T.P. Wilkinson
  • WSLS 10 Roanoke - Radford Army Ammunition Plant announces results of pollution testing--Perchlorate was not detected during the drone testing - Rob Manch, Rachel Lucas
  • KUNC Greeley, CO - Proposed Rocky Flats Visitor's Center Renews Debate Over What To Do With Former Nuclear Site - Kyra Buckley
  • Bloomberg - Editorial: Better Nukes Mean a Safer World--A $1 trillion nuclear modernization project is underway. Here's how the U.S. can spend that money wisely
  • Bloomberg - Taiwan Blackout Seen Pressuring Tsai to Reconsider Energy Policy - Stephen Stapczynski
  • Reuters - TABLE-Swiss nuclear plant outages and restarts - Vera Eckert
  • Reuters - Experts predict more North Korean nuclear tests - Christine Kim
  • Reuters - What will Kim do next? Sixth nuclear test seen critical for North Korea - Christine Kim and David Brunnstrom
  • U.S. News & World Report - Subsidies for Nuclear Reactor Projects Waste Taxpayer Money - Ryan Alexander
  • BBC - Radioactive 'pooh sticks' trace carbon's ocean journey - Matt McGrath
  • Kyodo News - Opinion: Japan's intentional plutonium surplus - Alan J. Kuperman
  • Japan Times - China and the North Korean nuclear challenge--In Beijing's eyes, the status quo is preferable to the upheaval that would result from action to topple Kim - Ramesh Thakur
  • Business Insider - Nuclear explosions from the past are still causing cancer and health problems today - Kevin Loria
  • Houston Chronicle - What would nuclear collapse do to the Texas economy? - James Osborne
  • Central Penn Business Journal - Gas group's poll shows low support for nuke bailoutPro-TMI coalition says its numbers suggest otherwise - Roger DuPuis
  • CNBC - Three Mile Island at center of energy debate: Let struggling nuclear plants close or save them - Tom DiChristopher
  • Independent Barents Observer - First load of nuclear waste from Andreeva Bay arrives in Mayak--Now starts the reprocessing of Russia's Arctic Cold War-era legacy next door the the plant where Stalin's first nuclear bomb was made. - Thomas Nilsen
  • Reading Eagle - Neighbors of Limerick nuclear plant will get free potassium iodide tablets
  • Platts - US power companies have a history of walking away from nuclear projects - William Freebairn
  • Energy Business Review - Georgia Power installs first steam generator at Vogtle nuclear expansion project in US
  • World Nuclear News - First steam generator in place at Vogtle
  • World Nuclear News - Mayak receives nuclear sub fuel from Andreeva Bay
  • World Nuclear News - EDF ordered to check component records
  • Power Engineering - Georgia Regulators Seek More Information on Vogtle Expansion - Power Engineering
  • WNEP16abc Moosic, PA - Nuclear Plant Siren Test Scheduled for Thursday Morning - Bill Michlowski
  • Decatur Daily - Browns Ferry nuke plant to increase power output - Evan Belanger
  • RT - Russia's Rosatom to build nuclear power plant in China
  • Energy Collective - Nuclear and Coal Lobbies Threaten to Scupper Renewables in South Africa - Hartmut Winkler
  • Kyiv Post - Chornobyl NPP wants to launch liquid radioactive waste treatment plant in Dec - Interfax-Ukraine
  • Charlotte Business Journal - SCANA sees little hope for reviving V.C. Summer nuclear project despite partner search - John Downey
  • Charleston Post Courier - SCE&G will ask to charge customers for abandoned nuclear project, but it's not sure when - Thad Moore
  • Charleston Post Courier - Editorial: A win for SCE&G ratepayers
  • Xinhua News - Jordan in talks with Russia on financing solutions for nuclear reactor
  • The Daily, University of Washington Seattle, WA - Fallout from the Nuclear Reactor Building - Max Wasserman
  • Hong Kong Standard - Taiwan outages fail to dampen nuclear clamp
  • Focus Taiwan - Taipower to pay NT$270 million in compensation after blackout - Huang Li-yun and S.C. Chang
  • Palm Beach Post - FPL nuclear project uncertain, but charges could grow by $90 million - Susan Salisbury
  • The Chattanoogan - NRC Names New Senior Resident Inspector At Sequoyah Nuclear Plant
  • Sputnik News - Russia to Help China Build Plant's Nuclear Fuel Loading System by Next Summer
  • Mainichi Daily News - Fukushima nuke disaster evacuees return home to find wildlife has taken over
  • Law360 - Gov't Is Owner In Navajo Land Uranium Cleanup Suit: Judge - Kat Sieniuc
  • News24 - Proposed nuclear development
  • Athens News Courier - NRC approves uprate for Browns Ferry Nuclear Plant - Adam Smith
  • BBC - Anglesey road improvement bid by Wylfa Newydd developers
  • Vermont Public Radio - New Spent Fuel Pad At Vermont Yankee Passes Federal Inspection - Howard Weiss-Tisman
  • Electric Light & Power - SCE asks California to affirm San Onofre Nuclear Plant settlement
  • York Dispatch - OpEd: TMI closure would hurt Yorkers - C. Kim Bracey, Mayor of York City.
  • Vermont Journalism Trust - NRC signs off on Vermont Yankee fuel move - Mike Faher
  • Orange County Register - Editorial: Gov. Brown's office should release PUC emails
  • Beaver County Times - Poll: Overwhelming majority of Pennsylvanians oppose nuclear bailout by Legislature - Jared Stonesifer
  • Bellona - First of Andreyeva Bay fuel reaches Mayak - Charles Digges
  • Focus Taiwan - Non-nuclear homeland goal remains despite blackout: Premier - Ku Chuan and S.C. Chang
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Will V.C. Summer project restart? Probably not - Kristi E. Swartz
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Hundreds of Cold War nuclear plant workers seek medical compensation info - Brittany Crocker
  • Toledo Blade - State regulators approve FirstEnergy rate plan, but some call it bailout - Jim Provance
  • Capitol News Service Florida - FPS Considers Utilities Rate Hikes for Proposed Nuclear Plants - Jake Stofan
  • Utility Dive - Ohio regulators reject challenge to FirstEnergy subsidy - Robert Walton
  • Durham Region - Durham's nuclear stations given highest safety ratings
  • Los Alamos Monitor - Lab worker released after accident - Tris DeRoma
  • Petra News Agency - JAEC says Russian firm not backing down on nuclear plant project
  • KWQC Davenport - Cleaning up NV and CA "superfund" sites - Kellie Meyer
  • ABC15 Arizona - APS speaks out after slew of trespassing calls at generating station - Melissa Blasius
  • NRC - NRC to Amend Rules on Medical Uses of Radioactive Materials
  • NRC - NRC Names New Senior Resident Inspector at Sequoyah Nuclear Plant
  • World Nuclear Association - World Nuclear Performance Report 2017
  • IAEA - CRP E35008 Strengthening of "Biological Dosimetry" in IAEA Member States: Improvement of Current Techniques and Intensification of Collaboration and Networking Among the Different Institutes - Oleg Belyakov , IAEA Department of Nuclear Sciences and Applications
  • IAEA - Stable Isotope Techniques Used to Study Link Between Gut Health and Child Growth - Jeremy Li, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Trend News Agency - Iran's Rouhani urges EU's active role in JCPOA implementation
  • Japan Times - Japan asks Hong Kong to lift 3/11 food import ban
  • Yonhap News - Moon: U.S. won't take military option against N. Korea without Seoul's consent - bdk@yna.co.kr
  • Press TV - Debate: US non-compliance with JCPOA
  • Press TV - Iran needs strong defense against US threats: Author
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Direct License Transfers; Applications: James A. FitzPatrick Nuclear Power Plant; Conforming Amendment FR Document: 2017-17403 Citation: 82 FR 39139 PDF Pages 39139-39142 (4 pages)
  • HNN Huntingtonnews - Smelting Gold out of Nickel Led to Nuclear Fuel Recycling; Injured Workers Seek Meeting with DOE Secretary - Tony E. Rutherford
  • POWERmag - Georgia PSC Signals Support Continuing Vogtle Expansion - Sonal Patel
  • KNPR Las Vegas - Congressman: Yucca Mountain Push Just Following 'Law Of The Land' - Doug Puppel
  • DOE:EM - EM Update | Vol. 9, Issue 15 | Aug. 17, 2017 - NRC:IG
  • NRC - Audit of NRC's Oversight for Issuing Certificates of Compliance for Radioactive Material Packages - OIG-17-A-21
  • HNN Huntingtonnews - Here's How Cold War Films Prepared Nation for Nuke Survival - Tony E. Rutherford
  • HNN Huntingtonnews - $35.7 Million Now Paid to former Huntington Pilot Plant Employees - Tony E. Rutherford
  • The Repository - Documentary in progress: "The Repository" - While experts look for solutions, the nation's nuclear waste keeps growing

    Wednesday, August 16, 2017

  • KSNV News3LV - Heller hits Tark in preview of brutal primary to come - Jeff Gillan
  • Reno Gazette-Journal - Yucca Mountain could be a $14 trillion economy for Nevada: Gary Duarte - Gary Duarte
  • Wall Street Journal - Republicans Play Politics on Yucca Mountain--Nuclear waste is all over the U.S. Is Heller's seat worth it? - Robert L. Ferguson
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Letter: Yucca Mountain debate back in the spotlight - Peter C. Neumann, Reno
  • truth-out - How War Pollutes the Potomac River - David Swanson and Pat Elder for Buzzflash at Truthout
  • Christian Science Monitor - In call to cancel debt, Cambodia asks: When war is over, who cleans up the mess? - Karen J. Coates, Jerry Redfern
  • STERN - Warum Whistleblower für Journalisten wichtig sind - Hans-Martin Tillack
  • Reuters - Shipbuilder Huntington Ingalls to pay $9.2 million over false claims case - Sarah N. Lynch
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Helping LANL Workers Access Free Medical Care
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Lab reunion planned for computer-related workers - Kevin Trevellyan
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Oak Ridge makes first transuranic waste shipment - Brittany Crocker
  • Tri-City Herald - Perry declares support for PNNL, Hanford; vague on funding - Wendy Culverwell
  • KUOW Seattle - Energy Secretary: Hanford Budget Will Be Enough To 'Get The Job Done' - Anna King
  • Vancouver Columbian - Energy Secretary Perry visits Hanford - He tells Pacific Northwest National Laboratory employees, 'Your work saves lives'
  • Associated Press - Energy Secretary Perry visits McNary Dam; mum on BPA sale - George Plaven
  • KEPR Pasco - DOE Secretary Rick Perry visits Hanford and PNNL, talks cleanup and funding - Elise Haas
  • KEPR Pasco - New grout coming to Tunnel 1 at Hanford - Christopher Poulsen
  • AP News - Rising tensions with North Korea bring back nuclear fears - John Rogers
  • Reuters - Moscow hopes Iran won't quit nuclear deal - Maria Kiselyova and Dmitry Solovyov
  • Bloomberg - The Energy Revolution Will Be Optimized - Liam Denning
  • Bloomberg - Worry About This Taiwan Power Vacuum - Tim Culpan
  • Bloomberg - The Energy Market's Facts Of Life - Liam Denning
  • Reuters - Taiwan's CPC says blackout caused by flawed power supply replacement process - Jess Macy Yu and Faith Hung
  • Reuters - Taiwan says duties of resigned economic affairs minister to be assumed by deputy - Jeanny Kao
  • Reuters - Taiwan probes massive power cut that affects millions of households - Jess Macy Yu and Jeanny Kao
  • Reuters - With a wary eye on Iran, Saudi and Iraqi leaders draw closer - Ahmed Rasheed and Sylvia Westall
  • The State - SCE&G backs off plan that could hit customers for costs of failed nuclear plant - Sammy Fretwell
  • ABC4 Mount Pleasant, SC - SCE&G pulls back request to abandon nuclear project, bill customers for losses
  • WLTX Columbia, SC - SCANA Chief Talks About Possibly Restarting Nuclear Reactor Project - Deon Guillory
  • World Nuclear News - SCE&G withdraws petition to scrap Summer project
  • World Nuclear News - Taiwan power system fails on gas incident
  • World Nuclear News - SONGS settlement should stand, state regulator told
  • NASDAQ - SCANA Withdraws Abandonment Petition for Nuclear Project
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: In about-face, Scana bows to political pressure - Kristi E. Swartz
  • The State - SCANA sticking with plans to abandon nuclear project, charge customers more - Avery G. Wilks
  • The State - Sen. Graham advises SC Gov. McMaster to sell state-owned Santee Cooper 'if he needs to' - Bristow Marchant
  • The State - Graham told McMaster to sell state-backed Santee Cooper 'if he needs to' - Bristow Marchant
  • BBC - The monster atomic bomb that was too big to use - Stephen Dowling
  • NPR - Cokie Roberts Answers Your Questions About Nuclear Protocols - Ailsa Chang talks with commentator Cokie Roberts
  • KXTV-TV ABC10 Sacramento, CA - Verify: Will potassium iodide protect you from nuclear fallout? - Barbara Harvey
  • Hilton Head Island Packet - SC state senator worried another nuclear project could end - Bob Montgomery
  • Daily Caller - Obama's Energy Secretary Argues Allowing Nuclear Plants To Close Imperils National Security - Tim Pearce
  • Atlanta Journal Constitution - Georgia Power told to do its homework on Vogtle nuke options - Russell Grantham
  • WSPA-TV Spartanburg, SC - SC power company withdraw request to abandon nuclear power plant project
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Ga. regulators hand Vogtle builders tough to-do list - Kristi E. Swartz
  • Atlanta Business Chronicle - Georgia PSC supports continuing Plant Vogtle project - Dave Williams
  • Palm Beach Post - FPL bid for more nuclear units to face more scrutiny today - Susan Salisbury
  • Tri-City Herald - Perry arrives at critical time for energy funding - Jim Conca
  • Idaho State Journal - Work to start on Idaho facility for warships' nuclear waste
  • Patriot-News - Nuclear plant guard fired over drinking, paranoia can't have his job back, U.S. court says - Matt Miller
  • RFI - Police and protesters clash at planned nuclear waste site
  • London Times - Amec and Interserve land nuclear contract - Miles Costello
  • Fort Dodge Messenger, IA - US needs a nuclear waste repository
  • Charleston Post Courier - How the S.C. Legislature paved the way for nuclear mess - Chip Campsen, Republican representing Charleston, Beaufort and Colleton Counties in the South Carolina Senate
  • Gaffney Ledger, SC - Duke Energy regarding fate of local nuke project ... ... When we know, you'll know - Tim Gulla
  • Los Angeles Times - Who pays for San Onofre nuclear plant's early closure? Negotiations fall apart - Jeff McDonald
  • Reuters - Regulator orders review of all Creusot-made components on EDF nuclear reactors - Geert De Clercq
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - No new San Onofre deal – even with help from NFL concussion negotiator - Jeff McDonald
  • WIS-TV Columbia, SC - Sen. Graham says he hopes Pres. Trump 'drops the hammer' on white supremacy, talks V.C. Summer, Obamacare during Columbia visit
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Restart delayed for Kyushu Electric's nuclear reactors--Screening fell behind, causing domino effect for Japanese utility
  • Pocono Record, PA - State asks residents close to nuclear plants to have pills
  • Times of India - French nuclear plant outages and restarts - Reuters
  • Connecticut Magazine - Is Safety at Millstone Getting Enough Attention? - Gary Stoller
  • The Hindu - 'Kudankulam first reactor to resume generation very soon'
  • Charlotte Business Journal - SCANA withdraws – for now – petition to abandon $18 billion nuclear project - John Downey
  • Atlanta Journal Constitution blog - Bill to send millions to sputtering Ga. nuclear project frozen on Capitol Hill - Tamar Hallerman
  • Wilkes Barre Times-Leader - Sirens around nuclear power plant to be tested Thursday - Patrick Kernan
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - PILGRIM NUCLEAR POWER STATION: Quarterly review finds five violations - Christine Legere
  • Cape Cod Broadcasting - NRC Releases Inspection Report on Pilgrim Nuclear Power Plant - Justin Saunders
  • Bloomberg - Mishap Triggers Taiwan Blackout as Power Policies Draw Scrutiny - Samson Ellis, Stephen Stapczynski, Yu-Huay Sun, Dan Murtaugh, Jing Yang, Aibing Guo, and Yuan Gao
  • Focus Taiwan - Premier Lin Chuan apologizes for blackout - Liao Yu-yang and Elizabeth Hsu
  • Lancaster News, SC - Gregory on panel that will investigate nuclear project - Greg Summers
  • Business Wire - SCE Asks State Regulator to Affirm San Onofre Nuclear Plant Settlement - Southern California Edison
  • MyNewsLA - No deal between Southern California Edison and others on changes to San Onofre settlement - Christina Kelley
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - Appeals court declines to dismiss lawsuit over disputed San Onofre emails - Jeff McDonald
  • Bellona - Kursk anniversary marks 17th birthday for Kremlin's age of deception - Charles Digges
  • Mainichi Daily News - High-priced Fukushima ice wall nears completion, but effectiveness doubtful
  • Daily Journal Franklin, IN - Utility unsure when it will re-file plans to bail on project - Seanna Adcox
  • Albany Times Union - Don't tackle carbon emissions with ratepayer subsidies - David Borton, Commentary
  • Daily Energy Insider - NRC waives penalties in wake of 2016 incident at Westinghouse Electric nuclear facility
  • Daily Energy Insider - Recent study shows markets must properly credit nuclear, NEI says
  • The Chattanoogan - Lighting Up Chattanooga
  • New Indian Express - Atoms for peace?
  • Rutland Herald - Shortsighted on Yankee - Amelia Shea, Brattleboro
  • The Hindu - Be wary of vested interests, official tells project-displaced - K. Srinivasa Rao
  • Red Bluff Daily News - Utility drops bid to recoup billions after bailing on plant - Seanna Adcox
  • Reuters - 3rd Circuit tosses nuclear security guard's disability bias lawsuit
  • WLTX Columbia, SC - Questions Raised Following SCANA, Fairfield County Meeting - Loren Thomas
  • Cumbria Mail - Multi-million pound deal at Sellafield
  • WPSD Paducah - Paducah DOE site employees notified of staff reduction
  • All Things Nuclear - US Talks to China about North Korea, But Does Not Listen - Gregory Kulacki, China project manager and senior analyst
  • DOE - DOE Invests $17.4 Million in Projects To Advance Recovery of Rare Earth Elements From Coal and Coal Byproducts
  • NRC - NRC Approves Extended Power Uprate for Browns Ferry Nuclear Plant
  • NWTRB - Meeting Transcripts and Agendas
  • Trend News Agency - Iran says US approach against text of nuclear deal
  • Asahi Shimbun - NRA gives OK to freeze all ice wall at Fukushima nuclear plant - Kohei Tomida
  • Asahi Shimbun - Korean leaders, U.S. open door to diplomacy in nuclear crisis - The Associated Press
  • Mainichi Daily News - Former 'kamikaze' pilot comes to understand father's anger after building own family
  • BelTA - Children from Belarus take part in Nuclear Kids 2017
  • Yonhap News - PM negative about calls for S. Korea's nuclear armament - jschang@yna.co.kr
  • Press TV - Iran's Rouhani urges EU's active role in JCPOA implementation
  • Press TV - Iran response to JCPOA violations
  • Press TV - Russia throws weight behind Iran's missile program
  • Press TV - Iran says committed to nuclear deal, criticizes US for hindering deal implementation
  • Press TV - US must be pushed to implement JCPOA: Analyst
  • Press TV - Haley repeats Washington's anti-Iran claims
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Report of Proposed Activities in Non-Agreement States, Areas of Exclusive Federal Jurisdiction, or Offshore Waters FR Document: 2017-17309 Citation: 82 FR 38941 PDF Pages 38941-38942 (2 pages)
  • Alliance for Nuclear Accountability - Update: Working Towards a Nuclear-Free Future
  • Alliance for Nuclear Accountability - ACCOUNTABILITY AUDIT: Reducing risks and saving billions across the US nuclear weapons complex
  • NRC:IG - Audit of NRC's Contract Administration Process - OIG-17-A-20
  • York Daily Record - Opinion: Three Mile Island and what Exelon won't tell you - Eric Epstein, Chairman, TMI-Alert, Inc.
  • Nuclear Energy Insider - Canada receives over 15 SMR proposals ahead of test center expansion

    Tuesday, August 15, 2017

  • Daily Energy Insider - Nuclear Regulatory Commission approves funds supporting activities to resume Yucca Mountain license review
  • Salt Lake Tribune - 7 Utah counties exploring experimental nuclear power from 'molten salt' - Brian Maffly
  • Cape Cod Times - Pilgrim quarterly review finds 5 violations - Christine Legere
  • Los Alamos Monitor - LANL coalition mulls benefits with new contract - Tris DeRoma
  • Oak Ridge Today - Safety: ORNL developing probe to detect energy in electric vehicles, solar rooftops - John Huotari
  • Oak Ridge Today - Video: Learn more about DOE's first transuranic waste shipment in five years - John Huotari
  • World Nuclear News - Oak Ridge ships first TRU waste since 2012
  • World Nuclear News - Call for government to revitalise US nuclear industry
  • World Nuclear News - Russia charts 40 years of icebreaker progress
  • World Nuclear News - NRC issues order to Westinghouse fuel facility
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Lab accident sends one person to hospital - Rebecca Moss
  • Tri-City Herald - Cold War Patriots hold town hall meetings for Hanford workers
  • Tri-City Herald - Our Voice: Welcome Rick Perry, we've some things to show you
  • Tri-City Herald - Energy Secretary makes 1st Tri-City area stop, says it's a chance to learn - Sara Schilling
  • WGNO ABC26 New Orleans, LA - Survival Expo features gas masks and Geiger counters - Susan Roesgen
  • Washington Examiner - Rick Perry tours grid reliability lab, but still no study - John Siciliano
  • My Columbia Basin - Perry visits McNary
  • AP News - Iranian president threatens to revitalize nuclear program - Nasser Karimi
  • AP News - After failure of SC nuke plant, backers seek federal aid - Matthew Daly
  • Bloomberg - Nuclear Power's Woes Imperil U.S. National Security, Moniz Says - Ari Natter
  • Reuters - Iran could quit nuclear deal in "hours" if new U.S. sanctions imposed-Rouhani
  • Reuters - China urges all sides to put out fire, not add to flames, in North Korea standoff - Ben Blanchard
  • Reuters - Commentary: Understanding Kim Jong Un's nuclear game plan - Peter Apps
  • Reuters - Bulgaria to launch tender to sell Belene nuclear project next year - Tsvetelia Tsolova
  • Reuters - Japan to seek assurance of U.S. defense pledge, including nuclear deterrence - Tim Kelly
  • Greentech Media - Are Court Victories for Nuclear Credits a Win for Renewables? Maybe Not - Abe Silverman
  • Tampa Bay Times - Florida PSC looks at paying for nuclear projects today - Malena Carollo
  • Atlanta Journal-Constitution - Lifeline to Ga. nuclear project stuck in the Senate - Tamar Hallerman
  • MassLive Republican - Sen. Ed Markey seeks to limit president's ability to launch nuclear strike - Shira Schoenberg
  • Lancaster Intelligencer Journal - Free potassium iodide pills offered to people near nuclear plants - Heather Stauffer
  • WFMZ - Pills to be distributed to those near Limerick nuclear plant
  • Jersey Evening Post - Radioactive material unearthed at plant
  • Albuquerque Journal - Two board members question move by nuclear safety agency - Mark Oswald
  • Energy Collective - China to Deploy Floating Nuclear Power Plants to Support Geopolitical Goals in Southeast Asia - Dan Yurman
  • St George and Sutherland Shire Leader - Landowners from Kimba visit Lucas Heights
  • Platts - Exelon's Quad Cities-2 nuclear unit operates at 79% after maintenance - Steven Dolley
  • Forbes - DOE Secretary Rick Perry Visits The Pacific Northwest National Laboratory - James Conca
  • The State - Chapin residents struggle after SCE&G abandons nuclear project - Tim Flach
  • Sofia News Agency - Bulgaria to Launch Tender to Sell Belene Nuclear Project Next Year
  • International Business Times India - Modi govt plans to double nuclear power capacity to 14K MW: Piyush Goyal - Himadri Ghosh
  • Power Engineering International - 20 floating nuclear power plants set for South China Sea - Diarmaid Williams
  • R&D Magazine - Could Nuclear Energy Make a Come Back? - Kenny Walter
  • The State - There is one way SC legislators can help after SCE&G's nuclear meltdown - Cindi Ross Scoppe
  • The State - SCE&G law could cost you more than you imagine - Cindi Ross Scoppe
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: U.S. weapons issues and reactors are entwined, report says - Peter Behr
  • Hartford Courant - Malloy Raps Millstone Owner Over Refusal To Open Books - Stephen Singer
  • The State - Letter: Here's the upside to the SCE&G nuclear debacle - William Q. Brunson, Sumter
  • The State - Letter: Nuclear plants hit by perfect storm - Jay Byers, Columbia
  • The State - Letter: Name names on nuclear mess - Vincent Anderer, Columbia
  • myhorrynews.com, Conway, SC - Santee Cooper cancels Horry County public hearings on rate increases - Kathy Ropp
  • Charleston Post Courier - Don't sell off Santee Cooper's lakes - Phillip Lowe
  • Utility Dive - Ratepayer sues SCE&G as lawmakers scramble for Summer completion plan - Gavin Bade
  • Columbia Free Times - About That Letter SCE&G Customers Got Last Week - David Travis Bland
  • New London Day - Malloy: More information needed on Millstone - Kimberly Drelich
  • Focus Taiwan - Taiwan's power supply system unable to withstand minor errors: expert - Tsai Yi-chu, Chen Cheng-wei, S.C. Chang
  • Arctic.ru - The nuclear icebreaker 50 Let Pobedy (50 Years of Victory) sails off for a memorable expedition to the North Pole
  • Charleston Post Courier - Letter: Poor explanation - Pat Kilroy, Milton Drive, Goose Creek
  • Brattleboro Reformer - Letter: 'Dangerous and shortsighted - Amelia Shea, Brattleboro, Aug. 11
  • Lower Hudson Journal - Brace for higher energy costs, worse pollution as Indian Point closes: View - Ricardo C. Byrd
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - Funding problem continues for brine well authority - Adrian C Hedden
  • Augusta Chronicle - Some SRS security contractor employees set to strike
  • Cape Business News - Head in the sand: Eskom fails in a land of cheap energy
  • GAO - Nuclear Command, Control, and Communications: Update on Air Force Oversight Effort and Selected Acquisition Programs - GAO-17-641R
  • IAEA - IAEA Online Learning Programme Wins Award for Innovation in Medical Physics Education - Lenka Dojcanova, IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security
  • NHK World - Completion of Fukushima plant ice wall approved
  • BelTA - Russian reporters to visit Belarusian nuclear power plant construction site
  • Yonhap News - Moon vows more diplomatic efforts to denuclearize N. Korea - bdk@yna.co.kr
  • Press TV - US must be pushed to implement JCPOA: Analyst
  • Press TV - Iran can return to pre-JCPOA state if US slaps more sanctions: Rouhani
  • Press TV - Russia eyeing joint energy projects with Iran
  • Navy Department - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Disposal and Reuse of Surplus Property at Naval Station Newport, RI FR Document: 2017-17140 Citation: 82 FR 38674 PDF Page 38674 (1 page)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Facility Operating and Combined Licenses: Applications and Amendments Involving No Significant Hazards Considerations FR Document: 2017-16998 Citation: 82 FR 38714 PDF Pages 38714-38722 (9 pages)
  • Tri-Valley CAREs - "Livermore Protesters Worry About Nuclear War on A-Bomb Anniversary&quot;
  • Tri-Valley CAREs - Citizen's Watch Newsletter Summer 2017
  • The Political Voice - Trump Resumes Decades Old War Over Yucca Mountain &ndash; This Is NOT GOOD
  • The Guardian - Tagus river at risk of drying up completely - Stephen Burgen

    Monday, August 14, 2017

  • Salt Lake Tribune - Could Utah be epicenter of thorium-based nuclear energy? - Brian Maffly
  • Idaho Falls Magazine - Battelle Energy Alliance grant applications are open for economic development and community giving - Idaho National Laboratory
  • Idaho Business Review - INL welcomes two distinguished postdoctoral appointees
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Oak Ridge duo replicates 1976 'Atomic Man' incident - Brittany Crocker
  • My Columbia Basin - Energy czar to visit Umatilla
  • AP News - China to cut off North Korean imports under UN sanctions - Joe McDonald
  • Bloomberg - Iran Military Boost Signals Resolve to Withstand U.S. Pressure - Ladane Nasseri
  • Bloomberg - China's Xi Grapples With Rising Cost of Backing Kim Jong Un
  • Reuters - Sierra Club sues U.S. Energy Department over power grid study - Timothy Gardner
  • Reuters - TABLE-Swiss nuclear plant outages and restarts - Vera Eckert in Frankfurt
  • Reuters - China approves plan to promote unified nuclear reactor brand - David Stanway
  • Reuters - RWE details forward power hedges of German plants - Vera Eckert
  • Reuters - Nuclear attack from North Korea "not imminent": CIA chief
  • Energy Collective - Does the U.S. Nuclear Industry Have a Future? - Dan Yurman
  • Carnegie Endowment for International Peace - Does the U.S. Nuclear Industry Have a Future? - Mark Hibbs
  • Charleston Post Courier - After failure of nuclear plant in South Carolina, backers seek federal aid - Matthew Daly
  • Southeast Energy News - Lawmakers want federal aid to revive South Carolina nuclear project - Brye Steeves
  • Casper Star-Tribune - Wyoming's uranium producers hunkered down till prices rise - Heather Richards
  • Seattle Times - Washington state won't let nuclear plant ship its waste until problems are fixed - Hal Bernton
  • Daily Telegraph - Government holds crunch talks with industry giants over the future of British nuclear energy - Alan Tovey
  • Aiken Standard - Guest editorial: Nuclear power plant suspension hurts; getting energy right is hard
  • Myrtle Beach Sun News - Editorial: Nuclear power plant suspension hurts; getting energy right is hard
  • Chronicle-Independent, Camden, SC - S.C.'s nuclear meltdown: what next? - Phil Noble
  • WIS-TV Columbia, SC - My Take: SCE&G should drop the V.C. Summer surcharge immediately - Lyle Schulze
  • FITSNews.com, SC - SCANA Slapped With Lawsuit
  • Business Day South Africa - Nuclear energy still in the plan, says minister Mmamoloko Kubayi - Linda Ensor
  • Japan Times - Japan officially gave U.S. consent to bring in nuclear weapons ahead of Okinawa reversion accord: document
  • Times of India - German nuclear plant outages and restarts - Reuters
  • Utility Dive - Report: Vogtle backers ask Trump to aid nuclear plant expansion - Robert Walton
  • Gulf Business News - Major components installed at last unit of UAE's nuclear power plant - Aarti Nagraj
  • Gulf News - UAE nuclear plant one step closer to reality
  • Financial Times - Nuclear industry warns of looming skills crisis - Andrew Ward
  • Sofia News Agency - Erdogan has a Secret Plan to Turn Turkey into a Nuclear Power
  • New York Times - Editorial: Before You Rip Up That Iran Deal ...
  • Focus Taiwan - Tight power supply revives discussion on nuclear energy in Taiwan - Evelyn Kao
  • Asahi Shimbun - EDITORIAL: Phasing out nuclear power a must for Japan's new energy plan
  • Southern Times Africa - Zambia seek Chinese expertise in nuclear energy - Jeff Kapembwa
  • DNA India - Rolls-Royce sees big opportunity in nuclear power in India: Kishore Jayaraman
  • WBFO Buffalo - Senecas want radiation in Cattauraugua Creek gone 'right now' - Mike Desmond
  • Korea Times - Nuclear power advocated in online discussion - Park Jae-hyuk
  • TASS - Russian nuclear icebreaker sails off to North Pole
  • Times LIVE-Johannesburg - Government remains committed to nuclear energy - Linda Ensor
  • Arizona Daily Sun - Artists explore uranium's mark on Navajo lands - Emery Cowan
  • UAE National - Abu Dhabi nuclear plant at Barakah hits milestone - Caline Malek
  • The State - Ex-nuclear plant workers flood job fair at school near Chapin - Tim Flach
  • World Nuclear News - Major components installed at final Barakah unit
  • World Nuclear News - Holtec completes main work at Vermont Yankee
  • World Nuclear News - Canadian, US nuclear regulators enhance cooperation
  • IAEA - IAEA Isotope Browser App Now Available in Multiple Languages - Oleksandra Gudkova, IAEA Public Information and Communication
  • BBC - Scotland's oldest reactor to be demolished
  • BelTA - Belarus hopes to agree on new energy projects at Astana Expo 2017
  • HNN Huntingtonnews - Piketon Waste Cell Would Allegedly Violate Toxic Substances Act - Tony Rutherford
  • NRC - International Safety Review Team Visits Sequoyah Nuclear Power Plant
  • Trend News Agency - Iran warns on huge energy intensity
  • Asahi Shimbun - Obon observed in Fukushima village for first time in 7 years - Yosuke Fukudome
  • Asahi Shimbun - Hiroshima photog captures hibakusha's grandchildren - Ai Tanabe
  • Japan Times - Disaster-hit Fukushima village names rescue dog a PR ambassador
  • BelTA - Russian ZiO-Podolsk sends separator superheaters to second unit of Belarusian nuclear power plant
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  • Yonhap News - China to begin implementing new U.N. sanctions on N. Korea Tuesday
  • Yonhap News - U.S. ready for 'decisive' action against N.K., but focusing on diplomacy: Dunford
  • Yonhap News - S. Korean, U.S. defense chiefs to hold first talks in late August
  • Yonhap News - S. Korean president says N.K. nukes, missiles a serious, real threat
  • Press TV - Iran, Russia presidents discuss Syria crisis, JCPOA over phone
  • Press TV - 'Iran 1st country to sanction US over terror support'
  • Xinhua News - Hungary replies to European Commission over NGO law dispute
  • POWERmag - Judge Rules TVA Must Move Gallatin Coal Ash - Darrell Proctor
  • POWERmag - Dominion Ordered to Revise Plan for Coal Ash at Chesapeake - Darrell Proctor
  • POWERmag - Cost to Complete Vogtle AP1000 Nuclear Units Could Balloon to $20B - Sonal Patel
  • TIME - Hiroshima and Nagasaki: Photos From the Ruins - Ben Cosgrove
  • Joongang Daily - [Korea and the fourth industrial revolution <17-2 Energy>] As other nations re-embrace nuclear, Korea debates its merits - Kim Young-nam

    Sunday, August 13, 2017

  • All Things Nuclear - The Pyroprocessing Files - Ed Lyman, senior scientist
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Report: VA office denies 90 percent of Gulf War claims - Associated Press
  • Kentucky Today - Whistleblowers play key role in rooting out waste, fraud, abuse - Mark Wohlander
  • Las Cruces Sun-News - NMSU researchers collaborate on neutrino experiment - Minerva Baumann and Dawn Levy
  • AP News - Iran lawmakers raise missile, Guard spending to challenge US - NASSER KARIMI and JON GAMBRELL
  • Bloomberg - Iran Adds Funding to Missiles, Guards After U.S. Sanctions - Ladane Nasseri
  • Reuters - Iran eyes more funds for missiles, Guards after U.S. sanctions
  • Forbes blog - Will Saving Nuclear Energy In South Carolina Preserve The Planet? - Ken Silverstein
  • The State - Warnings were raised years before utilities abandoned nuke project - Sammy Fretwell
  • Sumter Item, SC - Utility drops rate hike plans for failed nuclear project
  • Hilton Head Island Packet - 2 million in SC spared from rate hikes for bungled nuclear project - Avery G. Wilks
  • Charleston Post and Courier - SCE&G shouldn't count on getting a big ratepayer bailout - Steve Bailey
  • Washington Post - APNewsBreak: Suit accuses SC power co. of nuclear negligence - Meg Kinnard?|?AP
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Trump administration silent on demise of nuclear project it once called 'massively important' - Thad Moore and Emma Dumain
  • Phys.org - Israel moves to curb strike at nuclear plant
  • Ha'aretz Daily - Israeli Nuclear Scientists Strike, Halt Sensitive Work; Cabinet to Order Them Back - Chaim Levinson
  • Ha'aretz Daily - OpEd: Now Is the Time for an Israeli Nuclear Law - Avner Cohen and Eitay Mack
  • Augusta Chronicle - Questions remain about viability of building new nuclear reactors - Tom Corwin
  • Xinhua News - Iran plans to develop research reactors for nuclear power production
  • Pulse Ghana - Ghana converts nuclear reactor into an LEU - News Ghana
  • The News Nigeria - CIAE completes conversion work on Ghana's nuclear reactor
  • Lancaster News, SC - Nuke fiasco should cost all decision-makers - Phil Noble
  • Mainichi Daily News - New head of A-bomb sufferers' group strives for a world with no new hibakusha
  • Taipei Times - Academics offer officials advice over power situation - Tan Wei-cheng
  • Wisconsin State Journal - WPPI to add wind power with Illinois development - Judy Newman
  • Trend News Agency - Iranian parliament approve budget to strengthen IRGC - Khalid Kazimov
  • NHK World - A-bomb survivors give talk in Brazil
  • NHK World - Fukushima residents visit family graves
  • Press TV - World nations stand with Iran on JCPOA: Rouhani
  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - Notice Meetings: Advisory Board on Radiation and Worker Health, Subcommittee for Dose Reconstruction Reviews, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health FR Document: 2017-17130 Citation: 82 FR 37861 PDF Page 37861
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Travel Voucher, Part 1; Travel Voucher, Part 2; Optional Travel Voucher, Part 2 FR Document: 2017-17124 Citation: 82 FR 37902 PDF Pages 37902-37903
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Confirmatory Orders: Westinghouse Electric Company, LLC FR Document: 2017-17101 Citation: 82 FR 37903 PDF Pages 37903-37908
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Renewals; Applications: Entergy Operations, Inc., River Bend Station, Unit 1 FR Document: 2017-17125 Citation: 82 FR 37908 PDF Pages 37908-37910
  • Xinhua News - Iran hikes missile funds to hit out at U.S. sanctions
  • Xinhua News - Iran's parliament ratifies motion to counter U.S. "terrorist" acts in region
  • NEI - NRC Preparing to Resume Yucca Mountain License Review
  • Philippine Star - Editorial: A jolting reminder

    Saturday, August 12, 2017

  • Nevada Independent - Government: Dispatches from Washington: Nevada delegation returns home for August recess - ByMegan Messerly, Jackie Valley
  • Politico - 5 things Trump did this week while you weren't looking:(#5) The nuclear waste storage fight warms up - Danny Vinik
  • Cape Cod Times - No subsidies for Pilgrim in emission rules - Christine Legere
  • Tri-City Herald - Energy Northwest barred from shipping nuclear waste after mislabeled shipment - Wendy Culverwell
  • Idaho Statesman - Crapo, Simpson, Labrador and Risch are home for August. Here's where you'll find them. - Cynthia Sewell
  • Tri-City Herald - Energy Secretary coming to Hanford, McNary Dam
  • KREM Spokane - Multiple violations found at state's nuclear power plant site - Susannah Frame
  • Tri-City Herald - Plutonium plant demolition to restart after safety steps expanded - Wendy Culverwell
  • AP News - North Korea still mastering how to deliver a nuke to US - Deb Riechmann
  • AP News - Iran's foreign minister: Trump trying to 'kill' nuclear deal
  • Bloomberg - Manchin Emerges as Possible Pick for Energy Department - Kevin Cirilli, Jennifer Jacobs, and Steven T. Dennis
  • Bloomberg - New York's Crusade to Price Carbon Won't End with Nuke Subsidies - Jim Polson and Naureen S Malik
  • Reuters - China's Xi says peaceful resolution needed for N.Korea nuclear issue - Ben Blanchard
  • Reuters - South Carolina utility cancels rate hike plan after nuke plant halted - Laila Kearney
  • Reuters - Take cover, avoid bomb flash. Guam issues nuclear guidelines - Doina Chiacu
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Lawsuit accuses SCE&G of negligence in scuttled South Carolina nuclear construction project - Thad Moore
  • The State - 4 challengers want seats on commission that oversaw failed nuclear project - Cassie Cope
  • The State - 2 million in SC spared from rate hikes for bungled nuclear project - Avery G. Wilks
  • The State - Letter: Nuclear debacle shows need for real reform - Sen. Tom Davis, Beaufort
  • WRDW-TV - South Carolina Senator working to finish V.C. Summer - Senator Lindsey Graham
  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - Armstrong County nuclear cleanup delayed again - Don Hopey
  • Economic Times - India to add 7,000 MW nuclear power capacity: Power Minister Piyush Goyal
  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - Westinghouse furloughed 870 employees in fallout from the cancelled South Carolina nuclear project - Anya Litvak
  • The State - Feds won't fine Westinghouse for nuke safety violations at Richland County plant - Sammy Fretwell
  • Valley News Dispatch, PA - Parks Twp. nuke dump cleanup could face more delays
  • China Daily - Venture to float new nuke plants - Zheng Xin and Zou Shuo
  • Stars and Stripes - Work to start on $1.65B facility to handle nuclear waste from Navy warships - Associated Press
  • Weirton Daily Times, WV - Radioactive waste storage plan needed
  • Augusta Chronicle - SC utility drops rate increase plans for failed nuclear project
  • Xinhua News - Chinese institution completes converting Ghana's nuclear reactor into an LEU
  • Platts - Dominion Energy's Surry-1 nuclear unit back in service after maintenance - Steven Dolley
  • China Post - Is Tsai rethinking nuclear power or not? What you need to know about the controversy
  • MetroNews Canada - Ouellet, environmentalists wary of proposed nuclear waste disposal plan - Mylene Crete
  • Belleville News Ontario - Trent Hills no fan of burying nuclear waste near Great Lakes - John Campbell, Trent Hills Independent
  • CapeCod.com - NRC Issues "Green" Inspection Finding to Pilgrim Nuclear Power Plant - Justin Saunders
  • Taipei Times - Power shortage 'illusion' benefits big firms: groups - Lin Chia-nan
  • Aiken Standard - Completion of Saltstone Disposal Unit 6 construction comes in under budget
  • Aiken Standard - SCANA donated $1.7M to legislators, PACs since 2008 - Michael Smith
  • Beyond Nuclear - Annual Nagasaki commemoration at Lawrence Livermore focuses on N. Korea
  • Beyond Nuclear - "Pushing the storage horse with a nuclear waste cart: The spent fuel pool problem"
  • Beyond Nuclear - Nuclear Free Future: Vermont Yankee, Nuclear Waste, Mobile Chernobyl
  • Beyond Nuclear - New U.S. reactor construction collapses because it's "prohibitively expensive": the fight for justice continues
  • Atomic Insights - Impressions from the ANS Utility Working Conference 2017 - Rod Adams
  • Atomic Insights - New York's Zero Emission Credit For Upstate Nuclear Plants Upheld - Rod Adams
  • Atomic Insights - Evidence suggesting LNT was fabricated as a purposeful effort to hamstring nuclear technology development - Rod Adams
  • Trend News Agency - Iranian politician urges for renegotiating nuclear deal (Exclusive)
  • Asahi Shimbun - EDITORIAL: Toshiba needs to address concerns of market before it is too late
  • Mainichi Daily News - Fukushima town holds festival for first time in 7 years after evacuation orders lifted
  • Mainichi Daily News - Inheriting the legacy of Hiroshima: Conveying experiences to the 'third generation'
  • TexasVox: The Voice of Public Citizen in Texas - Nevada Says Texas Can't Force Yucca Mountain Decision: What will the court say? - Citizen Carol
  • Pahrump Valley Times - New official to play key role in Yucca revival - Gary Martin
  • Beyond Nuclear - NRC Planning for Resumption of Yucca Mountain Licensing Proceeding
  • POGO - POGO Sends Letters to Sessions and Town Calling for Recusal - Tim Farnsworth
  • Independent Institute blog - Atomic Bombs: What My Momma (Never) Told Me - Abigail R. Hall
  • KNDO/KNDU-TV NBC - HAMTC issues stop work order for certain workers at PFP - Morgan Ashley
  • KEPR Pasco - HAMTC issued a stop work today at Hanford for any open air demo at PFP - Joseph Rinaldi
  • Deccan Herald - Growing Pak-China nuke ties: House panel says India must enhance deterrence - Anirban Bhaumik
  • Lincoln County News, ME - Energy Matters: Nuke News to Ponder - Paul Kando
  • Peekskill-Cortlandt Patch - NRC Reviewing Delay Request For Indian Point Flood Assessment - Lanning Taliaferro
  • Japan Times - METI seeks to pass nuclear buck with release of waste disposal map - Philip Brasor
  • Joongang Daily - Moon's energy policy could kill nuclear exports - Jang Won-Seok
  • Pike County News Watchman, OH - Group of local residents speaks out against onsite nuclear waste disposal facility - Matt Lucas
  • CTV News - Bloc Quebecois, environmentalists wary of proposed nuclear waste disposal plan - Mylene Crete, The Canadian Press
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Letter: Spent fuel problem - Lew Mermelstein, Santa Cruz Avenue, Menlo Park, Calif.
  • Helena Independent Record - Letter: A solution to climate change in Montana - Bob Balhiser' Helena
  • Phys.org - Why the withering nuclear power industry threatens US national security - Michael E. Webber, The Conversation

    Friday, August 11, 2017

  • Public News Service - Yucca Mtn. Nuclear Dump Opponents Wary of New Federal Funding - Suzanne Potter, Public News Service - NV
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Navy breaks ground on fuel handling facility - Kevin Trevellyan
  • Los Angeles Times - The Idaho National Lab created a 'wonder fuel.' Now, it's radioactive waste that won't go away - Ralph Vartabedian
  • CBS Denver - Woman Tracking Epilepsy Possibly Caused By Rocky Flats Chemicals - Jeff Todd
  • In These Times - We Can't Stop Our Exposure to Toxic Chemicals Until We Rein In the Corporations Releasing Them - Laura Orlando
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - INL interns share their research at expo - Johnathan Hogan
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - N.M. Delegation: Rebid Is Opportunity For DOE To Strengthen LANL's Critical Role In NNM - NM Congressional Delegation
  • KIFI Idaho Falls - Ground broken for new $1.65 billion Naval Spent Fuel Handling Facility - Taja Davis
  • Tri-City Herald - 19 years later, DOE close to emptying radioactive waste from first tank farm - Annette Cary
  • KING5 Seattle - Multiple violations found at state's nuclear power plant - Susannah Frame
  • in-cumbria - Carr's Group director talks takeover benefits - Duncan Bick
  • Bloomberg - Kim Weighs Dangerous Path to Nuclear Respect for North Korea - Stuart Biggs
  • Bloomberg - The U.S. Nuclear Industry's Last Hope Seeks Help From Trump - Ari Natter and Mark Chediak
  • Reuters - Russia says 'a pity' U.S. casts doubt on Iran nuclear deal - Dmitry Solovyov
  • Reuters - Trump says doesn't think Iran living up to spirit of nuclear deal - James Oliphant
  • Reuters - Nuclear nerves wipe $1 trillion off world stocks - Marc Jones
  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - Company that led failed effort to build two South Carolina nuclear reactors paid its executives millions in bonuses - Associated Press
  • The Nerve-South Carolina Policy Council - Access to nuke records blocked--Friends of the Earth says post them all - Robert Meyerowitz
  • WPSD 6 Paducah - Local nuclear workers eligible for money, health care coverage - Leah Shields
  • Ecowatch - New Generation Nuclear Reactors Unlikely to Deliver on Design - Paul Brown
  • Times and Democrat - Utilities didn't kill nuclear - Hou-Yin Chang
  • Richmond Times-Dispatch - Surry nuclear reactor shut down to repair steam leak - Robert Zullo
  • WIS - State agency challenges SCE&G plans for VC Summer nuclear project - Jack Kuenzie
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Nuclear failure hard to grasp - R. L. Schreadley
  • Dickinson Press - Amendments suggest standards for radioactive waste - Iain Woessner
  • Albany Times Union - Letter: Keep state's nuclear fleet in operation - Arthur "Jerry" Kremer, Chairman, New York Affordable Reliable Electricity Alliance, New York City
  • New Atlas - NASA looks at reviving atomic rocket program - David Szondy David Szondy
  • Charleston Post and Courier - CEO: SCANA may not return to scuttled nuclear project – even if a new partner emerges - Thad Moore
  • Focus Taiwan - Nuclear power not an option for Taiwan: president - Lu Hsin-hui and Y.F. Low
  • Times and Democrat - Future of nuclear in doubt
  • Greentech Media - The History Behind South Carolina's Nuclear Debacle - Stephen Lacey
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Letter: Spent fuel problem - Lew Mermelstein, Santa Cruz Avenue, Menlo Park, CA
  • Reuters Africa - TABLE-Belgian nuclear power reactor outages
  • History.com - "Father of the Atomic Bomb" Was Blacklisted for Opposing H-Bomb - Becky Little
  • Livemint India - Pakistan builds nuclear warhead storage facility in Balochistan: report - Lalit K. Jha
  • ABC Columbia - S.C. Agency Recommends State Regulators Reject SCE&Gs' Abandonment Plan for V.C. Summer Nuclear Station - Bridget Cassidy
  • HANS India - NPCIL awareness drive on atomic energy benefits - News Ghana
  • The News Nigeria - Tianwan NPP granted fuel loading permission
  • NY Newsday - DEC head, other officials tour Wantagh plume site - Emily C. Dooley
  • NRC - NRC Issues Confirmatory Order to Westinghouse Columbia Fuel Facility
  • NRC - NRC Names New Senior Resident Inspector at Nine Mile Point Nuclear Plant
  • USGS - M 6.2 - 2km WSW of Tuy, Philippines
  • World Nuclear News - Tender opens soon for Dounreay reactor demolition
  • World Nuclear News - Ghanaian reactor at full power after fuel conversion
  • World Nuclear News - Czech, UK engineering firms join for decommissioning
  • Trend News Agency - Iran allocating $600M to counter US - Emil Ilgar
  • Trend News Agency - Iran: Perpetrators of JCPOA to pay dearly - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • Trend News Agency - Iran shows intention to continue working with IAEA - Elmira Tariverdiyeva
  • NHK World - High school anti-nuclear petition hits record
  • Asahi Shimbun - War-era bomb discovered at Fukushima nuclear plant - Takuya Ikeda
  • Mainichi Daily News - Fukushima nuke plant decommissioning still has long way to go
  • Mainichi Daily News - Fierce tug-of-war between Toshiba, PwC Arata auditors before settlement
  • Press TV - Trump wants JCPOA nullified at Iran's expense: Zarif
  • Press TV - Serious costs await nuclear deal violators: Iran deputy FM
  • Press TV - Trump says doesn't think Iran is in compliance with nuclear deal
  • Energy Department - Rule Occupational Radiation Protection FR Document: 2017-16983 Citation: 82 FR 37512 PDF Pages 37512-37514
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Weekly Receipts FR Document: 2017-17018 Citation: 82 FR 37583 PDF Page 37583
  • Federal Aviation Administration - Rule Establishment of Class E Airspace: Hawthorne, NV FR Document: 2017-16896 Citation: 82 FR 37514 PDF Pages 37514-37515
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Rule List of Approved Spent Fuel Storage Casks: NAC International MAGNASTOR Cask System FR Document: 2017-16946 Citation: 82 FR 37511 PDF Page 37511
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2017-17158 Citation: 82 FR 37617 PDF Page 37617
  • DOE:EM - DOE Awards Contract for the Moab Uranium Mill Tailings Remedial Action (UMTRA) Technical Assistance Contract (TAC)
  • Manila BusinessWorld - Nuclear power's real costs include waste and security -- Gatchalian
  • Utility Dive - Yucca Mountain hearings approach as NRC tells staff to prepare - Peter Maloney
  • Charlotte Observer - 'Danger could be catastrophic': Land sale stokes fear near Lake Wylie nuclear plant - David Thackham
  • Japan Times - As election gears up, governor vows to block reactor restart at Tokai nuclear plant
  • The Economist - Atomic power stations out at sea may be better than inland ones
  • Asahi Shimbun - Panel members favor new reactors; others ask, 'Why now?'
  • Daily Telegraph - Toshiba's $8.8bn loss reignites fears over Cumbria nuclear project - Jillian Ambrose
  • Irish Independent - Irish advice on reacting to nuclear incident out of date by more than decade - Cormac McQuinn
  • St. Louis Post-Dispatch - Robberson: Assessing St. Louis' nuclear legacy on a grim anniversary - Tod Robberson
  • Wiltshire Times UK - Rail costs run away
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - The Europeans have 90 days to save the nuclear agreement with Iran - Ian J. Stewart
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Hibakusha, the ban treaty, and future generations - Masako Toki
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Pyongyang can miniaturize, so let's move on to what's important: David Wright on the North Korea crisis - Lucien Crowder

    Thursday, August 10, 2017

  • Aiken Standard - McMaster, Wilson discuss MOX, state lawsuit - Dede Biles
  • Occupational Health Safety - Why You Shouldn't Put Off Your Safety Initiatives, Even When OSHA Rules are Delayed - Jamie O'Neill
  • Sputnik News - CIA Torture Masterminds Case May Allow Victims to Sue for 'Millions'
  • Bellona - Poland speaks out harshly against Belarusian nuclear plant - Charles Digges
  • Oak Ridge Today - ORNL workforce reduction could save $34 million per year, mostly affect those of retirement age - John Huotari
  • Rexburg Standard Journal - Over 90 interns present summer projects at INL intern expo - Idaho National Laboratory
  • AP News - Q&A: What does the US military do on the island of Guam? - Audrey McAvoy
  • AP News - Experts: US-N.Korea nuclear war unlikely, but risk is rising
  • Bloomberg - Toshiba Reports Loss With Auditor's Qualified Endorsement - Pavel Alpeyev
  • Reuters - Exclusive: U.S. envoy to U.N. will go to Vienna to review Iran nuclear activities - U.S. official
  • Reuters - UAE jails man for spying for Iran, nuclear work: Gulf press - Sylvia Westall
  • Reuters - Toshiba wins unusual auditor sign-off, staves off delisting - Makiko Yamazaki
  • New York Times - When the U.S. Last Faced an Emerging Nuclear Threat in East Asia - Austin Ramzy
  • CNN - Hawaii: First state to prepare for nuclear attack - Sara Sidner and Traci Tamura
  • KING5 Seattle - If N. Korea launches nukes, Washington state doesn't have evacuation plan - Jake Whittenberg and Travis Pittman
  • Washington Examiner - Susan Rice: US can 'tolerate' nuclear weapons in North Korea - Pete Kasperowicz
  • The State - State agency challenges nuke plant shutdown proposal, says ratepayers could be hurt - Sammy Fretwell And Jamie Self
  • Virginian-Pilot - Legislators to separately study failed nuclear project - Seanna Adcox
  • Berkeley Independent, Moncks Corner, SC - Sen. Sean Bennett to help investigate failure of nuclear facility
  • Vallejo Times-Herald - North Korean threats make Bay Area ponder the unthinkable: A nuclear attack - Casey Tolan and Matthias Gafni
  • WMUR Manchester, NH - State officials say they're prepared for possibility of nuclear war - Mike Cronin, Adam Sexton, NH
  • Daily Telegraph - Toshiba's $8.8bn loss reignites fears over Cumbria nuclear project - Jillian Ambrose
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - OF NUCLEAR INTEREST: Proposed clean energy updates - Karen Vale-Vasilev
  • KGO-TV San Francisco - Bay Area residents prepare for possible nuclear attacks - Eric Thomas
  • Xinhua News - Belarus announces Poland's politicization of nuclear station construction
  • WIS - South Carolina leaders speak on nuclear lawsuit - Ashleigh Holland
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR WASTE: Could 'piddle packs,' volcanoes bring down Yucca Mountain? - Sam Mintz
  • Phys.org - Analysis highlights failings in US's advanced nuclear program
  • Japan Times - Unexploded ordnance found at Fukushima No. 1 nuclear power plant
  • Wisconsin State Journal - The Newest Risk to Nuclear Power May Be the Biggest Yet (Hint: It's Hacking) - Maxx Chatsko
  • AllAfrica - South Africa: The State of the Proposed Nuclear New-Build Programme in SA - Chris Yelland
  • Mainichi Daily News - Ibaraki Governor vows not to allow restart of Tokai No. 2 nuclear plant
  • Fronteras - Two At A Time: Cleanup Of Navajo Uranium Mines Slow - Laurel Morales
  • The State - SCE&G law could cost you more than you imagine - Cindi Ross Scoppe
  • The State - Top SCANA executives were paid millions in bonuses for roles in failed nuclear project - Avery G. Wilks
  • Deutsche Welle - Toshiba moves closer to avoiding delisting
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Letter: Nuclear plant fiasco - Jim Rock, Oyster Point Row, Charleston
  • Marietta Daily Journal - Whither Vogtle nuclear project: Decision for Southern Company, Georgia Power - Don McKee
  • Attleboro Sun Chronicle, MA - Letter: Dozens helped bring light to Shpack - John Sullivan, Norton
  • ecns.cn - China moves to solidify nuclear, radiation safety in quake-hit regions
  • Cape Cod Times - Pilgrim owner avoids citation for violation - Christine Legere
  • The State - Letters: Only the UN can slow SRS danger - Cassandra Fralix, Lexington
  • Basingstoke Observer UK - Outcry as AWE sites placed into special measures once again - Matthew Brownon
  • Williston Daily Herald, ND - Rep. Cramer proposes revamp to DOE - Renée Jean
  • Tech Wire Asia - Delayed Toshiba earnings report reveals $8.8b in losses
  • Fargo Inforum - Letter: The U.S. Dept. of Energy is in a precarious state - Ruth Urdahl, Jamestown, N.D.
  • Corpus Christi Caller Times - World War II veteran reflects on time in Japan after bombing - Alexandria Rodriguez
  • Mainichi Daily News - A-bomb survivors rap PM Abe for Japan's snub of nuke weapons ban treaty
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Simpson speaks at energy summit - Kevin Trevellyan
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - Plymouth environmental coalition asks for 1,500 acres assessment - Frank Mand
  • Aiken Standard - McMaster, Wilson discuss MOX, state lawsuit - Dede Biles
  • IAEA - Reviewing the Year: Technical Cooperation Report for 2016 Released - Hazel Pattison, IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation
  • World Nuclear News - Toshiba reports financial results, avoids delisting
  • World Nuclear News - Commissioning of second Korean APR1400 postponed
  • NHK World - Mayors for Peace adopt Nagasaki Appeal
  • NHK World - Unexploded bomb near Fukushima plant removed
  • Asahi Shimbun - Suspected WWII bomb dug up near Fukushima nuke plant - Associated Press
  • Asahi Shimbun - Panel members favor new reactors; others ask, 'Why now?'
  • Asahi Shimbun - A-bomb survivor asks Abe, 'What country's leader are you?'
  • Asahi Shimbun - If you're against war, get this book: The photos will haunt you - Sonoko Miyazaki
  • Japan Times - As election gears up, governor vows to block reactor restart at Tokai nuclear plant
  • Japan Times - Trump's claim on status of U.S. nuclear arsenal is not true, experts say - Bloomberg
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Govt industry panel starts talks on energy plan
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Trump touts nuclear arsenal
  • Mainichi Daily News - Suspected bomb found on premises of Fukushima power plant: TEPCO
  • Mainichi Daily News - Ibaraki Governor vows not to allow restart of Tokai No. 2 nuclear plant
  • Jiji Press - Mayors for Peace Adopts Nagasaki Appeal for Nuke-Free World
  • Fin24 - State of the Nuclear: Energy minister reveals the way forward - Chris Yelland
  • BelTA - Polish Ambassador: We do not want to politicize BelNPP project
  • National Science Foundation - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2017-17031 Citation: 82 FR 37470 PDF Pages 37470-37472
  • DOE - 4 Emerging Trends in U.S. Offshore Wind Technologies
  • UPI - WWII-era bomb found at Japan's Fukushima nuclear plant - Andrew V. Pestano
  • Auckland Now - Roger Hanson: How the first nuclear weapons were developed - Roger Hanson
  • ESI Africa - What if a major nuclear accident were to happen in South Africa? - Mike Kantey
  • Mises Institute - Harry Truman and the Atomic Bomb - Ralph Raico
  • DOE:NNSS - NSSAB Aug 16, 2017 NSSAB Full Board Meeting

    Wednesday, August 09, 2017

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Energy Dept. No. 2 sworn in despite opposition from Nevada - Gary Martin
  • World Nuclear News - NRC aims for 'informed decisions' on Yucca Mountain
  • KKOH Reno - Heller Calls Latest Nuclear Regulatory Commission Vote, "A Waste of Taxpayer Money"
  • Agri-Pulse - How Congress could score a bipartisan victory on energy - Jonathan H. Harsch
  • Democracy Now! - Formerly Jailed CIA Whistleblower John Kiriakou: Jeff Sessions Is Extending Obama's War on Leaks - Juan González, Attorney General Jeff Sessions Amy Goodman, John Kiriakou, Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein
  • Sputnik News - CIA Torture Case Presents Opportunity to Check US Abuse of Power - Whistleblower
  • North Country Public Radio - Former EPA Administrator says climate report leakers should be thanked - Karen DeWitt (NYS Capitol Correspondent) , in Albany, NY
  • KEPR Pasco - Radioactive plutonium detected in air near Hanford - Marie Schurk
  • KING5 Seattle - Hanford: Plutonium found in air samples near public highway - Susannah Frame
  • KOMO Seattle - Low levels of plutonium found in air at Hanford nuclear site - Associated Press
  • My Columbia Basin. - Airborne radiation detected at Hanford
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Oak Ridge National Laboratory to reduce workforce by up to 350 - Brittany Crocker
  • AP News - A-bomb anniversary in Nagasaki amid US-North Korea tension - Mari Yamaguchi
  • AP News - Nuclear agency begins work to consider Yucca Mountain site - Matthew Daly
  • AP News - State sues US for $100M over failure to remove plutonium - Meg Kinnard
  • AP News - Climate deal swing votes among top oil money recipients - Sophia Bollag
  • Bloomberg - Trump Vows 'Fire and Fury' If North Korea Keeps Threatening U.S. - Justin Sink, Nafeesa Syeed, and Kambiz Foroohar
  • Bloomberg - Trump's Anti-Nuclear Playbook Looks a Lot Like Obama's - Noah Feldman
  • Reuters - E.ON details forward sales of German nuclear output - Vera Eckert
  • Reuters - South Carolina seeks $100 million from U.S. over plutonium removal - Harriet McLeod
  • New Yorker - Donald Trump's Nuclear-War Threat - John Cassidy
  • Los Angeles Times - North Korea has made a nuclear weapon small enough to fit on a missile. How worried should the world be? - Ralph Vartabedian
  • Japan Today - Nagasaki marks 72nd anniversary of A-bombing with call to join nuclear ban treaty
  • Common Dreams - 72 Years After Bombing of Nagasaki, There Are 15,000 Nuclear Weapons in the World - Susan Southard
  • Japan Times - Japan's reluctance to adopt nuclear ban treaty angers hibakusha as Nagasaki marks A-bomb anniversary - Sophie Jackman
  • Xinhua News - Nagasaki marks anniversary of atomic bombing as Japanese demand safeguarding pacifist Constitution - Huffington Post
  • Huffington Post - OpEd: Never forget virtue, never forget Hiroshima, never give up working for peace - Jonathan Granoff
  • Palm Beach Post - FPL wants more nuclear units; customers say prove they make sense - Susan Salisbury
  • Greentech Media - Can We Make Nuclear Power Great Again? - Stephen Lacey
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - UAMPS CEO talks nuclear - Kevin Trevellyan
  • The State - Here's who voted to give SCE&G a blank check - Cindi Ross Scoppe
  • Devon Live News - Large Nazi WW2 bomb found close to Hinkley Point nuclear power station - Daniel Clark
  • CT Mirror - On CT's budget, it turns out there may be a nuclear option - Mark Pazniokas
  • ESI Africa - What if a major nuclear accident were to happen in South Africa? - Mike Kantey
  • Bucharest Business Review - Minister Petcu: Negotiations with Chinese for nuclear reactors could be finished this year - Ovidiu Posirca
  • DigitalJournal - Saving nuclear energy - Small modular reactors (Part 1) - Karen Graham
  • E&E Daily - NRC resumes Yucca Mountain licensing prep - Sam Mintz
  • Olean Times Herald - Seneca president calls for removal of all West Valley wastes - Rick Miller
  • Focus Taiwan - MOEA rules out opening fourth nuclear power plant
  • Oak Ridge Today - Nuclear Suppliers Workshop in Oak Ridge in September
  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - Westinghouse: Project canceled 'without warning' - Anya Litvak
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Energy speaker champions natural gas - Kevin Trevellyan
  • North Augusta Star - Editorial: Ratepayers, workers deserve better from SCANA
  • The Spinoff - The comic strip journalist who reports on the fallout from Fukushima - Guy Somerset
  • Atlanta Journal-Constitution - Opinion: Ga. Power, Southern Co. have nuked a lot of credibility - Jay Bookman
  • WRDW-TV - NRC names new senior inspector for construction of Vogtle Nuclear site - Financial Express Bangladesh
  • Financial Express Bangladesh - Rosatom to train up HR for Rooppur
  • Deutsche Welle - German energy group Eon on the mend
  • NW Evening Mail - Companies to vie for £3m Sellafield contract prize
  • Cape Cod Times - Editorial: Dangerous deception
  • Public Citizen - Members of Congress Fail to Disclose Future Employment Negotiations; Revolving Door Continues to Spin
  • NRC - NRC Names New Senior Resident Inspector for Construction at Vogtle Nuclear Site
  • USGS - M 6.3 - 107km SSE of Dostyq, Kazakhstan
  • IAEA - Building Partnerships in Latin America and the Caribbean to Support Long Term Capacity Building for Health - William Foster, IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation
  • World Nuclear News - Operational safety improves at Kashiwazaki-Kariwa
  • World Nuclear News - Bruce Power, Areva NP join for isotope production
  • Trend News Agency - Iran makes best of dealt hand in relations with US - Elmira Tariverdiyeva
  • NHK World - Nagasaki remembers the victims
  • NHK World - Energy plan review begins
  • NHK World - Government panel to review energy policy
  • NHK World - Abe vows efforts to hand down A-bomb experiences
  • NHK World - Nagasaki marks 72nd A-bombing anniversary
  • NHK World - Japan to analyze North's warhead technology
  • NHK World - Nagasaki marks 72 years since atomic bombing
  • NHK World - Nagasaki atomic bombing: 72 years on
  • NHK World - Tainted cars left Fukushima compound unchecked
  • Asahi Shimbun - Nagasaki mayor criticizes Japan's absence from nuclear ban pact
  • Asahi Shimbun - VOX POPULI: For mankind's sake, let's not forget the atomic bombings
  • Asahi Shimbun - Survivor talks about loss, finding herself after A-bombing - Shohei Okada
  • Asahi Shimbun - List needed by Korean A-bomb survivors was likely binned
  • Japan Times - Tepco says cars missing from Fukushima No. 1 plant may be radiation-tainted
  • Japan Times - Of guns and cutlery: Memories of the war, from the Netherlands to Japan - Hans Brinckmann
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Atomic bombing of Nagasaki remembered
  • Mainichi Daily News - Excessive radiation detected in vehicles removed from Fukushima nuke plant
  • Mainichi Daily News - Nagasaki demands Japan join nuke ban treaty on A-bomb anniversary
  • Jiji Press - Nagasaki Mayor Calls for End to Reliance on Nuke Weapons
  • Jiji Press - New Foreign Minister Kono Draws Mixed Reactions in Japan Govt
  • Jiji Press - Nagasaki Doctor Seeks Japanese Policy on Nuclear Abolition
  • Jiji Press - Nagasaki Mayor Calls for End to Reliance on Nuke Weapons
  • Jiji Press - DP Chief Candidate Edano Sets Early "Zero Nuclear Plant" Goal
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Reactor Site Criteria FR Document: 2017-16723 Citation: 82 FR 37241 PDF Pages 37241-37242
  • UPI - On This Day: U.S. drops atomic bomb on Nagasaki
  • FOX News - Federal agency gives go ahead for Yucca Mountain licensing process - Andrew Craft
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR WASTE: Could 'piddle packs,' volcanoes bring down Yucca Mountain? - Sam Mintz
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Pushing the storage horse with a nuclear waste cart: the spent fuel pool problem - Robert Alvarez
  • KDWN Las Vegas - Restarting Yucca Mountain
  • KLAS-TV - GOP leader discusses battle brewing between Heller and Tarkanian - Patrick Walker
  • Washington Post - The Energy 202: Interior Department could cost taxpayers at least $60 million by rolling back Obama rule - Dino Grandoni
  • Bdaily UK - Why 5,000 nuclear workers in Cumbria could be on the verge of striking - Jamie Hardesty
  • NHK World - Exhibition of Che Guevara's photos opens
  • Spartanburg Herald Journal - Activist groups question future of nuclear facility - Bob Montgomery
  • DOE - 5 Things You Should Know About Wind Energy

    Tuesday, August 08, 2017

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Letter: Yucca Mountain debate back in the spotlight - Peter C. Neumann, Reno
  • News-Gazette, Champaign, IL - Shimkus: 'No reason' not to seek re-election - Tom Kacich
  • Albuquerque Journal - Albuquerque is one of worst places for Gulf War illness claims - Maddy Hayden
  • Observer-Reporter, Washington, PA - Department of Energy offers free health screening to former Vitro plant workers - Barbara Miller
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Spencer: Is 'Bombs For Profits' A Good Model For A Nuclear Weapons Lab? - Khalil Spencer
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Meet the Sentinel's new energy reporter - Brittany Crocker
  • TheDenverChannel - Epilepsy clusters discovered among small group of people that grew up near Rocky Flats - Lance Hernandez
  • Seattle Times - Editorial: Hanford's full story is worthy of national-park status
  • Department of Energy - Beryllium Workplace List
  • AP News - Analysis: Sanctions may not halt North Korea nuclear program - Matthew Pennington
  • Bloomberg - Nevada Senator Dean Heller Gets Primary Challenger
  • Bloomberg - North Korea Rebuffs Nuclear Talks, Says U.S. to 'Pay Dearly' - Shinhye Kang, Ditas B Lopez, and Keith Zhai
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - The Europeans have 90 days to save the nuclear agreement with Iran - Ian J. Stewart
  • The Local Norway - Nuclear-concerned Norway wants to give iodine tablets to citizens
  • The State - SC Attorney General sues feds for $100 million over plutonium left behind - John Monk
  • The State - McMaster mulls sale of SC-owned utility to revive nuclear project - Jamie Self, Sammy Fretwell and Avery G. Wilks
  • Wall Street Journal - South Carolina Seeks Ways to Salvage Nuclear Project - Valerie Bauerlein and Russell Gold
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Report: Gov. Henry McMaster considering Santee Cooper sale to help pay for nuclear project - David Wren
  • Common Dreams - Friends of the Earth and Sierra Club File Formal Intervention with SC Public Service Commission Concerning SCE&G's "Abandonment Plan" for Canceled Nuclear Reactor Construction Project
  • World Nuclear News - Nuclear capacity could more than double by 2050, says IAEA
  • World Nuclear News - India awards contract for fast reactor fuel cycle facility
  • KFDA Amarillo - EPA awards contract for cleanup of abandoned uranium mines
  • Focus Taiwan - No plans to restart suspended nuclear reactors: Cabinet - Ku Chuan, Huang Li-yun and Y.F. Low
  • WACH Columbia, SC - Former nuclear plant workers seek legal help - Michelle Zhu
  • Aiken Standard - Editorial: Judge correct in MOX ruling
  • Naples Daily News - Bonita Springs man recalls working on Manhattan Project as an 18-year-old college student - Thaddeus Mast
  • IAEA - IAEA Mission Says Japan's Kashiwazaki-Kariwa Nuclear Power Station Has Addressed Safety, Recommends More Work
  • Greenfield Recorder - Vt. Yankee buyer NorthStar sold to investment firm - Richie Davis
  • Brattleboro Reformer - 'Slow, deliberate' fuel move at Vermont Yankee - Mike Faher
  • WLTX Columbia, SC - Proposed Bill Would Prevent Another V.C. Summer Situation - Loren Thomas
  • Reuters - TABLE-Belgian nuclear power reactor outages
  • The State - Letter: SC Legislature to blame for SCE&G nuclear shakedown - Dick Harpootlian, Columbia
  • India Times - French nuclear plant outages and restarts - Reuters
  • KNAU Arizona Public Radio - House Bill Would Expand Downwinder Eligibility in Mohave County - Ryan Heinsius
  • Manila Bulletin - Two ways to cut cost of energy - Dave Albarado
  • DOE - Dan Brouillette Sworn in as Deputy Secretary of the United States Department of Energy
  • NRC - NRC Begins Special Inspection at Waterford 3 Nuclear Power Plant
  • NRC - NRC Names New Resident Inspector at Callaway Nuclear Power Plant
  • USGS - M 6.5 - 35km WSW of Yongle, China
  • USGS - M 5.3 - 14km SE of Bodrum, Turkey
  • Press TV - All options on table if US violates JCPOA: Iran's Salehi
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Enforcement Discretion for Operating Reactors and Gaseous Diffusion Plants FR Document: 2017-16696 Citation: 82 FR 37122 PDF Pages 37122-37123
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Voluntary Reporting of Performance Indicators FR Document: 2017-16697 Citation: 82 FR 37132 PDF Pages 37132-37133
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Facility Operating and Combined Licenses: Involving Proposed No Significant Hazards Considerations and Containing Sensitive Unclassified Non-Safeguards Information, etc. FR Document: 2017-16139 Citation: 82 FR 37123 PDF Pages 37123-37132 (10 pages)
  • Occupational Safety and Health Administration - Notice Ionizing Radiation Standard FR Document: 2017-16708 Citation: 82 FR 37117 PDF Pages 37117-37118
  • Mises Institute - Jeff Sessions Endorses Theft - Ron Paul
  • Mises Institute - How To Have Law Without Legislation - Murray N. Rothbard
  • Minneapolis Star Tribune - Nuclear agency begins work to consider Yucca Mountain site - Matthew Daly , Associated Press
  • Washington Examiner - Nuclear Regulatory Commission restarts Yucca Mountain licensing process - John Siciliano
  • KTVN Reno - NRC Seeks Additional Input on Possible Yucca Mountain Licensing Process
  • The Hill blog - Feds begin 'information gathering' work for Yucca nuclear waste site - Devin Henry
  • Law360 - NRC Plans Fresh Review Of Yucca Mountain License Process - Keith Goldberg
  • Noozhawk Santa Barbara, CA - OpEd: Shutdown of Diablo Canyon Nuclear Power Plant a Mistake - Bruce Matthews
  • Scoop NZ - OpEd: Purposeless Death in Syria - David Swanson
  • NRC - NRC Specifies Further Actions Related to Yucca Mountain Licensing Process
  • MuckRock - Collapse at Hanford Nuclear Reservation preceded by years of creeping radioactive rot - Caitlin Russell
  • Central Penn Business Journal - Amid changes, new federal inspector posted to TMI - Roger DuPuis
  • Daily Energy Insider - Nuclear Energy Institute opposes Texas' request for restitution from Nuclear Waste Fund - Kevin Randolph
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Unclear if local govts will host sites for N-waste disposal - Taizan Emura and Hiroyuki Tanaka
  • Tri-City Herald - Plutonium detected in air near Highway 240 at Hanford - Annette Cary
  • KEPR Pasco - Radioactive plutonium detected in air near Hanford - Marie Schurk
  • World Nuclear News - Performance milestone for waste supercompactor - DOE
  • DOE - Energy Department Reports: Wind Energy Continues Rapid Growth in 2016--Texas, Oklahoma, and Iowa Lead the Nation
  • DOE - EERE Success Story–New 60-Megawatt Colorado Wind Farm Helps Local Utility Reach State Goals
  • Senator Dean Heller (R-NV/) - Heller Statement on Nuclear Regulatory Commission's Efforts to Revive Yucca Mountain

    Monday, August 07, 2017

  • Nevada Independent - GOVERNMENT: Indy Congressional Tracker: Senate wraps up business before August recess; House already out - Riley Snyder, Megan Messerly
  • Washington Times - Trump's former Las Vegas cohorts gird for battle to stop his Yucca Mountain nuclear waste plan - Ben Wolfgang
  • Las Vegas Sun - Nuclear waste should be dispersed throughout nation - Herbert Inhaber
  • Daily Energy Insider - Nuclear Energy Institute opposes Texas' request for restitution from Nuclear Waste Fund - Kevin Randolph
  • Global Research - Mosul Massacre Latest in Iraqi Genocide – US Alliance War Crimes - Gideon Polya
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Research on aftermath of Trinity test nears close - Dennis J. Carroll
  • The Hill blog - Grassley looms as foil to Trump - Alexander Bolton and Katie Bo Williams
  • Prime Time News, Broomfield, CO - DENVER: Cold War Patriots to Host a Free Resource Fair
  • News & Star - American nuclear firm with Sellafield connections in £8.8m Cumbrian takeover Carlisle's Carr's Group
  • Tri-City Herald - 107 degrees. Heat-trapping gear. So why no heat illnesses at Hanford tank farms? - Annette Cary
  • Economic Times - Pakistan says not bound by treaty on prohibition of nuclear weapons
  • Radio Pakistan - Pakistan reaffirms commitment to the goal of nuclear weapons free world through a universal, non-discriminatory and comprehensive convention on nuclear weapons - Radio Pakistan
  • Financial Times - Red faces become the norm at nuclear power groups--Fiascos don't help in the competition against natural gas and renewable energy - Andrew Ward
  • Augusta Chronicle - Billions lost in nuclear power projects, with more bills due - Seanna Adcox
  • Triple Pundit - Nuclear Energy Appetite Tempers in South Carolina - Tina Casey
  • WFMY News 2, Greensboro, NC 27405 - Duke Energy NC, SC Customers Could Pay For Nuclear Plant Even If It's Not Built - Nathaniel Cary
  • Reuters - TABLE-Swiss nuclear plant outages - Vera Eckert
  • Xinhua News - DPRK says no intention to use nuke weapons against any country except U.S.
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Letter: Projects closed - Joseph Ohorodnyk Sr., Vickie Street, Ladson
  • KHL Group - Nuclear projects scrapped in US - Mike Hayes
  • Utility Dive - South Carolina legislators seek special session on Summer nuke abandonment - Peter Maloney
  • The State - How S.C.'s abandoned nuclear plant is crushing Fairfield County - Jeff Wilkinson
  • Economic Times - An unforgettable date with a Russian nuclear plant
  • Westerly Sun, Pawcatuck, CT - Millstone pushing for 'action' to save nuclear plant
  • Vox - Trump says Iran is violating the nuclear deal. It isn't.--In fact, Trump may be violating the deal's spirit. - Alex Ward
  • TRT World - Trump vows to revive nuclear energy but his plans seem vague
  • Malaysian Star - Radioactive monitoring devices used for the first time
  • WFMJ Youngstown, OH - Officials clash with Department of Energy on uranium plant
  • TASS - Egypt, Russia finish negotiations on reactors for nuclear power plant at El Dabaa
  • Asahi Shimbun - VOX POPULI: Nuclear weapons ban treaty, not deterrence, may be our best hope
  • Xinhua News - Inside Fujian Ningde Nuclear Power Station
  • Xinhua News - Bulgaria's nuclear power plant reports jump in profit
  • Daily Mail - The Land of the Rising Sun: Vintage photos show life in Japan before nuclear bombs were dropped on Hiroshima and Nagasaki and capture a royal visit from a young Edward, Prince of Wales - Sara Malm
  • SF Bay Area IMC - SF Japan Consulate Speak-out to Stop Massive Release Of Radioactive Water From Fukushima
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Unclear if local govts will host sites for N-waste disposal
  • Korea Herald - Govt. to create task force for nuclear phase-out policy
  • Xinhua News - Trump, Moon agree Korean Peninsula nuclear issue poses growing threat: White House
  • WSIL TV, Carterville, IL - WWII vet remembers Hiroshima bombing on 72nd anniversary - Hannah Gebresilassie
  • Korea Herald - North Korea likely to declare completion of nuclear program next year: expert - Yeo Jun-suk
  • Yonhap News - N.K. condemns new U.N. sanctions, vows retaliation against U.S. - sooyeon@yna.co.kr
  • Yonhap News - N.K. unwilling to budge at all on strengthening nuclear capability - kokobj@yna.co.kr
  • Public Radio WBHM 90.3 FM, Birmingham AL 35233 - How The Dream Of America's 'Nuclear Renaissance' Fizzled - Molly Samuel
  • UK Engineer - NASA looks to revive nuclear rocket development with BWXT contract - Stuart Nathan
  • Pembroke Daily Observer - Protest takes to the river - Stephen Uhler
  • World Nuclear News - Egypt, Russia 'complete Daba'a plant talks'
  • World Nuclear News - Performance milestone for waste supercompactor
  • London Times - Rolls-Royce calls for Britain to stay in Euratom and EU aviation agency - Marcus Leroux
  • IAEA - Long-Term Potential of Nuclear Power Remains High: IAEA Report - Irena Chatzis IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • Trend News Agency - Iran: UN resolutions not infringed by missile tests - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • Trend News Agency - Sanctions not to affect Iran-North Korea relations - expert - Kamila Aliyeva
  • Asahi Shimbun - Prayer lanterns mark 72nd anniversary of atomic bombing - Hiroki Hashimoto
  • Asahi Shimbun - Hibakusha snap at Abe's tepid outlook on no-nukes treaty
  • Japan Times - Nations race to prevent backsliding on latest round of U.N. sanctions
  • Japan Times - Toshiba angles for auditor's 'qualified opinion' to duck delisting as TSE deadline for 2016 statement approaches
  • Japan Times - New defense chief Onodera suggests Japan should consider acquiring ability to strike North Korean missile bases - Tomohiro Osaki
  • Mainichi Daily News - Editorial: Countries must not neglect responsibility for nuclear weapons abolition
  • Mainichi Daily News - Survivor continues wife's legacy on 72nd anniversary of Hiroshima bombing
  • Mainichi Daily News - New photos of post-bombing central Hiroshima discovered
  • Bellona - Rosatom agrees not to fuel floating nuclear plant in Russia's second biggest city - Charles Digges
  • Yonhap News - No negotiation on nuclear issue unless U.S. gives up hostile policy: N.K. top diplomat - kokobj@yna.co.kr
  • The Scotsman - Environment Minister raises concerns over Dounreay performance - Catriona Webster
  • Aberdeen Press and Journal - Scottish Government raises safety concerns over Dounreay clean-up - CALUM ROSSAugust
  • New Mexico State University - NMSU Carlsbad environmental monitoring facility allays public concerns - Linda Fresques
  • Power Technology - Fusion-fission hybrids: nuclear shortcut or pipe dream?
  • Manila Bulletin - Increasing redundancy keeps nuclear plants safe - Myrna M. Velasco
  • Philippine Star - Bataan nuclear plant revival pushed anew - Louise Maureen Simeon
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Six weeks after Nagasaki - John Mecklin
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Why the United States did not demonstrate the Bomb's power, ahead of Hiroshima - Frank von HippelFumihiko Yoshida
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Let Hiroshima guide us back to nuclear basics - Kennette Benedict
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Hiroshima and the Iran agreement - Rachel Bronson
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Hiroshima and Nagasaki: Lessons learned?
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - The harrowing story of the Nagasaki bombing mission - Ellen BradburySandra Blakeslee
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Hiroshima, Nagasaki and the current state of nuclear affairs - John Mecklin

    Sunday, August 06, 2017

  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - NMSU Carlsbad environmental monitoring facility allays public concerns - Linda Fresques
  • Highlands Current, NY - People Power - Brian PJ Cronin
  • Indiana Gazette, PA - Veterans' Corner: Environmental exposure program for vets explained
  • Las Cruces Sun-News - NMSU monitoring near WIPP allays public concerns - Linda Fresques
  • AP News - N. Korean missiles add urgency to Hiroshima A-bomb appeals - Mari Yamaguchi
  • AP News - UN imposes tough new sanctions on North Korea - Edith M. Lederer
  • AP News - Billions lost in nuclear power projects, with more bills due - Seanna Adcox
  • AP News - Global effort on North Korea gets Beijing boost
  • Bloomberg - China Confident Sanctions Can Block North Korea Nuclear Push - Keith Zhai and Kambiz Foroohar
  • Bloomberg - Trump's Dreams of Iranian Isolation - Julian Lee
  • Bloomberg - Iran's Rouhani Sworn In for New Term, Commits to Nuclear Deal - Golnar Motevalli and Ladane Nasseri
  • Reuters - British government launches review to cut long-term energy costs - David Milliken
  • Newsweek - Jeff Sessions's Leak Probe Press Conference was Misleading - Jeff Stein
  • Japan Times - On 72nd A-bomb anniversary, Hiroshima highlights Japan's refusal to join U.N. nuke ban - Sophie Jackman
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Nations of the world must build definite path to nuclear disarmament
  • U.S. News & World Report - Officials Clash With Department of Energy on Uranium Plant
  • Sacramento Bee - Millstone still pushing for 'action' to save nuke plant - Susan Haigh
  • Atlanta Journal-Constitution - Kempner: Georgia Power's nuclear tower teeters; EMCs 'concerned' - Matt Kempner
  • STV.UK - Safety concerns over radioactive waste at nuclear plant - Chris Foote
  • Business Standard - Railways declines to partner with DAE for building foreign nuclear reactors
  • News on Sunday Pakstan - The cost of going nuclear - Zofeen T. Ebrahim
  • UK Independent - Editorial: It is not in the national interest to leave Euratom after Brexit
  • Singapore TODAY - Commentary: China's nuclear export ambitions run into friction - Matthew Cottee
  • Assam Tribune - Honour for Assamese nuclear health physicist
  • Scottish Daily Record - Fears over radioactive waste as Dounreay nuclear site is decommissioned - Catrina Webster
  • Aiken Standard - Editorial: Ratepayers, workers deserve better from SCANA - State Times Delhi
  • State Times, India - World Hiroshima Day commemorated
  • Big Wire - OpEd: On Hiroshima Day, radioactive wastes from Fukushima haunt oceansRanjan Panda - Ranjan Panda
  • NPR - How The Dream Of America's 'Nuclear Renaissance' Fizzled - Molly Samuel
  • The Guardian - Life after the bomb: exploring the psychogeography of Hiroshima - Brain Flapping
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Letter: Big losers - Francis Smith, South Battery, Charleston
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - YOUR VIEW: Emera's plan for Pilgrim site a bad idea - Meg Sheehan, Attorney, Plymouth
  • Gloucester Daily Times - State to weigh plans for green power - Christian M. Wade
  • London Times - Dounreay safety concerns raised by Cunningham - John Boothman
  • Tri-City Herald - Power is what powers the Mid-Columbia economy - Wendy Culverwell
  • News24 - Secret ballot decision likely to be on Monday - Iavan Pijoos
  • NHK World - Hiroshima 72nd A-bomb anniversary
  • NHK World - US museum receives paper crane as symbol of peace
  • NHK World - Hiroshima on eve of atomic-bombing anniversary
  • Asahi Shimbun - 1961 photo book, a 'revenge' by atomic bomb survivor, returns - Kazumasa Nishioka
  • Asahi Shimbun - Hiroshima mayor calls on Japan to serve as a bridge
  • Asahi Shimbun - Rio Olympics planners wanted to memorialize A-bomb attack - Tsuyoshi Tamura
  • Japan Times - On 72nd A-bomb anniversary, Hiroshima highlights Japan's refusal to join U.N. nuke ban - Sophie Jackman
  • Japan Times - A-bomb victim's paper crane donated to WWII air base in Utah
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - 72nd anniversary of atomic bombing marked by prayers
  • Mainichi Daily News - Full text of Hiroshima Peace Declaration on 72nd A-bomb anniversary
  • Mainichi Daily News - Number of renewable energy plants with local resident involvement tops 1,000
  • Mainichi Daily News - A-bomb victim's paper crane donated to WWII air base in Utah
  • Mainichi Daily News - Hiroshima Peace Memorial Ceremony: Commitment to Peace
  • Jiji Press - Hiroshima Calls for Nuke-Free World on Atomic Bombing Anniversary
  • Jiji Press - Hiroshima Mayor, in English, Seeks Greater Nuclear Abolition Efforts
  • Slovenska Tiskovna Agencija - KrÅ¡ko N-plant upgrading security systems
  • American Enterprise Institute - There is nothing 'clean' about renewable energy - Mark J. Perry
  • NTV News24 - Fukushima Update #87--Where to store Nuclear Waste?
  • FAIR.org - Remembering the Gulf of Tonkin, and the Consequences of Wanting to Believe - Janine Jackson
  • Washington Times - Trump's former Las Vegas cohorts gird for battle to stop his Yucca Mountain nuclear waste plan - Ben Wolfgang
  • Oak Ridge Today - DOE: National labs, including ORNL, helped found study of ecology
  • Seoul Times - Letter: Japan's Takahama Nuclear Plant Poses Serious Threat to Neighbors of S. Korea, China, Russia - Takeshi Kato, Japan
  • Gainesville Sun - Editorial: Mine poses threat to river, aquifer

    Saturday, August 05, 2017

  • Nevada Independent - Government: Indy Congressional Tracker: Senate wraps up business before August recess; House already out - Riley Snyder, Megan Messerly
  • Sputnik News - AG Sessions to Target Journalists in Whistleblower Crackdown - Eugene Puryear
  • Common Dreams - In 'Direct Attack on the First Amendment,' Sessions Declares War on Leaks - Jake Johnson
  • Sputnik News - DoJ's War on Leaks Heading Toward 'First Amendment Constitutional Crisis
  • Albuquerque Journal - Editorial: Safety breaches at LANL keep coming to light
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Lab might have known dangerous waste was unmarked - Rebecca Moss
  • RT - Hanford nuclear workers swallowed radiation particles, test positive for contamination – report - Susannah Frame
  • Yakima Herald-Republic - Advocacy group conducting open house in Yakima for current, former Hanford employees - Donald W. Meyers
  • Bloomberg - Intelligence Leaks Targeted by Sessions Echoing Trump's View - Chris Strohm and Nafeesa Syeed
  • Reuters - BRIEF-Georgia Power to finalize Vogtle assessments by August-end
  • Mainichi Daily News - Envoys from 80 countries to attend Hiroshima A-bomb ceremony
  • Mainichi Daily News - China replaces top envoy for N. Korean nuclear affairs
  • The State - SCE&G customers may pay another $2.2 billion for abandoned nuclear project - Sammy Fretwell
  • News & Observer - Billions lost in nuclear power projects, with more bills due - Seanna Adcox, Associated Press
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Santee Cooper's debt rating trimmed after scuttling South Carolina nuclear project - John McDermott
  • WJBF-TV - SCE&G Customers on the hook for billions in sunk costs at V.C. Summer Nuclear Station - Anne Maxwell
  • Hilton Head Island Packet - SC energy debacle demands real reform - State Sen. Tom Davis, Beaufort
  • Charleston Post and Courier - State lawmakers demand action over cancelled South Carolina nuclear reactors; can't agree on what comes next - Andrew Brown
  • Augusta Chronicle - SC seeks session on abandoned nuclear sites
  • The State - SCE&G customers may pay another $2.2 billion for abandoned nuclear project - Sammy Fretwell
  • The State - SC Senate leaders want special session to block rate hikes after nuclear plant boondoggle - Avery G. Wilks and Cassie Cope
  • WLTX Columbia, SC - Senators Request Special Session For V.C. Summer Fix - Loren Thomas
  • Cola Daily, Columbia, SC - Senate leaders from both parties move to stop power company rate hikes - Terry Ward
  • WACH Columbia, SC - Speaker not ready for nuke plants session
  • The State - Why we made the tough choice to end SC nuclear project - Kevin Marsh, CEO of SCANA
  • Chicago Sun Times - Kinzinger: Why nuclear energy is the future in Illinois and globally - U.S. Rep. Adam Kinzinger
  • The State - How SC lawmakers passed a 2007 law that failed SC power customers - Avery G. Wilks and Cassie Cope
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - UT course teaches first responders how to stay safe in a nuclear incident - Brittany Crocker
  • Atanta Journal Constitution blog - 'Political Rewind' replay: A November decision looms for a nuclear power project - Jim Galloway
  • Washington Examiner - OpEd: How to manage the implosion of nuclear power - Mark J. Perry
  • Real Deal Magazine, Y - Inside a former radioactive-waste site that's now a $5B housing development
  • Fargo Inforum - Minnesota company seeks ND permit to handle radioactive oil well waste - Iain Woessner
  • Hawaii Tribune Herald - Hawaii public schools urged to conduct nuclear drills - Kirsten Johnson
  • Leesburg Daily Commercial, FL - Jaeger was selected to test the effects of nuclear blast on troops - Cindy Dian
  • Mehr News Agency - Iran for peaceful nuclear energy, against nukes - CBC Manitoba
  • CBC New Brunswick - Point Lepreau nuclear plant temporarily taken offline but "safe and stable" - Sarah Betts
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Lab might have known dangerous waste was unmarked - Rebecca Moss
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - Letter: Response from Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Diane Screnci, senior public affairs officer, U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission
  • Business Insider - Take a look inside the former radioactive-waste site off the coast of San Francisco that's turning into a $5 billion housing development - Melia Robinson
  • Daily Caller - Struggling Utility Begged Trump For $3 Billion To Keep A Nuclear Power Plant Open – They Didn't Get It - Tim Pearce
  • Basingstoke Gazette - Standards still not being met by AWE - Tim Birkbeck
  • New York Times - It's a Superfund Site, but It's Also Their Livelihood - Vivian Wang
  • Xinhua News - DPRK warns U.S. against further military pressure over nuclear program
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - NRC issues Entergy letter with to-do list for Pilgrim Station - Emily Clark
  • Nikkei Asian Review - More seek slice of Japan's $27bn reactor shutdown efforts
  • The State - How SC lawmakers passed a 2007 law that failed SC power customers - Avery G. Wilks and Cassie Cope
  • Tri-City Herald - EMSL, the 'Lamborghini' of science labs, turns 20 - Wendy Culverwell
  • CQ RollCall - Defense to Get Historically High Share of Research Budget - ohn M. Donnelly
  • Washington Post - When Americans stopped trusting the government - George F. Will
  • Trend News Agency - US violations of JCPOA destructive, warns Rouhani
  • NHK World - US representative to attend Hiroshima ceremony
  • NHK World - Hiroshima on eve of atomic-bombing anniversary
  • Asahi Shimbun - South Korean hibakusha seek U.S. apology, compensation - Akira Nakano
  • Asahi Shimbun - Hiroshima peace museum ties up with Auschwitz for posterity - Sonoko Miyazaki
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Los Alamos sends cranes for peace
  • Mainichi Daily News - Bar owner who provided stage for A-bomb survivors dies, legacy published in book
  • Mainichi Daily News - The Face of Jizo: Part 3--A Play by Hisashi Inoue
  • Fin24 - Energy minister suspends head of planning and clean energy Ompi Aphane
  • Press TV - US violations of JCPOA destructive, warns Rouhani
  • Press TV - Trump 'politicizing intelligence' to quit Iran nuclear deal: Ex-CIA official
  • New York Times - Leak Investigations Triple Under Trump, Sessions Says - Charlie Savage and Eileen Sullivan
  • Washington Post - Attorney general says Justice Dept. has tripled the number of leak probes - Matt Zapotosky, Devlin Barrett
  • NPR - DOJ Announces Crackdown On Leaks As Intelligence Agencies' Calls For Probes Triple - Carrie Johnson
  • The State - How pro-coal federal policy helped kill the SC nuclear plants - James E. Clyburn
  • Charleston Post and Courier - State lawmakers demand action over cancelled South Carolina nuclear reactors, but can't agree on what comes next - Andrew Brown
  • WACH Columbia - Congressman Norman responds to nuclear project abandonment - Kristen Schneider
  • Deutsche Welle - Oil leak prompts Swiss nuclear shutdown
  • Reuters - Swiss Beznau 2 reactor offline for a few days -Axpo - Michael Shields
  • Greenville News - Duke Energy customers could pay for S.C. nuclear plant even if it's not built - Nathaniel Cary

    Friday, August 04, 2017

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Senate confirms Trump's pick for No. 2 at Energy Department - Gary Martin
  • Las Vegas Sun - Senate OKs Trump's pick for No. 2 job at Energy Department - Matthew Daly
  • San Antonio Express-News - Senate confirms Hutchison, USAA exec to posts - Kevin Diaz and James Osborne
  • E&E Daily - Brouillette confirmed for DOE's No. 2 position - Sam Mintz
  • The Hill - Senate confirms Bush 43 veteran to be deputy Energy secretary - Devin Henry
  • Washington Examiner - Senate approves Trump's energy deputy secretary amid talk of Rick Perry leaving - John Siciliano
  • Utility Dive - Senate confirms Powelson, Chatterjee to FERC - Gavin Bade
  • Nevada Independent - Republican Vegas councilman, former cop Stavros Anthony sets sights on Congress - Michelle Rindels
  • CATO Institute - The Curious Case Of Ex-NSA Inspector General George Ellard - Patrick G. Eddington
  • NextBigFuture - Argonne Lab will verify Transatomic Power molten fuel salt - Brian Wang
  • NW News Network - Contractor Confirms Several Low-Level Plutonium Exposures At Hanford - Anna King
  • Tri-City Herald - DOE to release draft bid request for major Hanford contract this month - Annette Cary
  • CBS Denver - Review Of Rocky Flats Says Protections Are Working
  • Bloomberg - U.S. Energy Agency to Take on $50 Billion Backlog as Senate Acts - Catherine Traywick
  • Bloomberg - Former Top Aide Agrees to Testify Against Israel's Netanyahu - Jonathan Ferziger
  • Reuters - Kuwaiti fund to sell Areva shares in bid, stay away from nuclear - sources - Geert De Clercq
  • Houston Chronicle - Nuclear power as we know it is finished
  • Aiken Standard - Guest editorial: SCE&G should better protect ratepayers - Post and Courier, Charleston
  • Charleston Post Courier - South Carolina Democratic lawmaker giving back campaign money to SCANA - Andrew Brown
  • Charleston Post Courier - Editorial: Clean up nuclear disaster
  • Charlotte Observer - Duke Energy's new nuke plant may never be built. It could still cost customers $500M. - Bruce Henderson
  • Charlotte Observer - Duke Energy's new nuke plant may never be built. It could still cost customers $500M - Bruce Henderson
  • Chris Tomlinson - OPINION: The VC Summer nuclear debacle matters to the Upstate, too - Shelley Robbins, energy and state policy manager for Upstate Forever
  • E&E Daily - ENERGY TRANSITIONS: A plant dies, and some ask if nuclear can help the climate - Benjamin Storrow
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Public recoils at handling of S.C. reactor shutdown - Kristi E. Swartz
  • EcoWatch - It's Official: Nuclear Power Can't Compete With Renewables - Paul Brown
  • Greenville Journal, SC - Customers shouldn't bare the brunt of costs for failed projects like VC Summer Nuclear Station - William Timmons
  • Statehouse Report SC - NEWS BRIEFS: Nuclear fallout at Statehouse, a Q&A and impact of life sciences - Lindsay Street
  • The Nerve, S.C. Policy Council - Nowhere to run--Now we're up a creek with Santee Cooper - Hannah Hill
  • The State - Days after abandoning nuclear project, SCANA says it earned $121 million last quarter - Posted by Paul Osmundson
  • The State - Here are answers to some common questions about SC's abandoned nuclear project - Sammy Fretwell, Jeff Wilkinson and Avery G. Wilks
  • The State - The nuclear power play - Brett Bursey
  • The State - This is what has to change after the SC nuclear meltdown - Cindi Ross Scoppe
  • Utility Dive - Death of a nuke build: Summer abandonment leaves ratepayers holding the bag - Peter Maloney
  • Vermont Business Magazine - Vermont Law School's Cooper on demise of VC Summer: Nuclear power is uneconomic - Dr Mark Cooper, Institute for Energy and the Environment at Vermont Law School
  • WIS-TV Columbia, SC - V.C. Summer nuclear project may still have future - Renee Standera
  • Atlanta Journal Constitution - Expert: Nuke plants' financing method increased customers' costs, risks - Russell Grantham
  • Ars Technica - Vogtle, Summer nuclear plants face bleak outlook after Westinghouse bankruptcy--Billions in cost overruns mean power companies, politicians ready to walk away. - Megan Geuss
  • Washington Post - The Energy 202: The United States is running out of nuclear options - Dino Grandoni
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - More setbacks for the nuclear power industry - Rob Nikolewski
  • Atlanta Business Chronicle - Southern Company raises Plant Vogtle expansion cost to $25 billion, pushes timeline past 2020 - Eric Mandel and Dave Williams
  • WABE Atlanta - So If Plant Vogtle Is Scrapped, Do People Get Their Money Back? - Molly Samuel
  • National Review - Keeping the Lights on at America's Nuclear Power Plants - Jeremy Carl
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Soaring $20B estimate cloaks Vogtle reactors - Kristi E. Swartz
  • Atlanta Journal-Constitution - Kempner: Georgia's nuclear crisis of confidence - Matt Kempner
  • North Jersey News - With natural gas abundant and cheap, nuclear power's days may be numbered in N.J. - Herb Jackson
  • News & Observer - Legislators want special session on abandoned nuke plants - Jeffrey Collins
  • Charleston Post Courier - South Carolina senators calling for special session over abandoned nuclear reactors - Maya T. Prabhu and Andrew Brown
  • Greenpeace International - 72 years after Hiroshima, where is Japan's commitment to end nuclear weapons? - Blogpost by Yuko Yoneda
  • Forbes - The Real Climate Consensus: Nuclear Power - James Taylor, Spark of Freedom Foundation
  • Energy Business Review - GE inks multiyear service agreement for Daya Bay nuclear power base in China
  • Center for Public Integrity - Senator cites Center for Public Integrity probe in questioning safety practices of weapons contractors - Peter CaryPatrick Malone
  • IAEA - Strengthening Nuclear Law in Africa: Workshop on the Way Forward - Fanny Tonos Paniagua, IAEA Office of Legal Affairs; Oleksandra Gudkova, IAEA Office of Public Information
  • WSPA-TV Spartanburg, SC - Cherokee Co. nuclear site in trouble after contractor bankruptcy - Brianna Smith
  • WIS-TV Columbia, SC - Laid-off nuclear workers finding jobs outside SC - Jack Kuenzie
  • Southeast Energy News - Duke ratepayers could also be on the hook for an unfinished nuclear plant - Brye Steeves
  • World Nuclear News - NASA boosts nuclear thermal propulsion with BWXT contract
  • World Nuclear News - Holtec clear to start testing ISF2 at Chernobyl
  • World Nuclear News - NEI opposes Texas bid for waste refund
  • World Nuclear News - New isotope facility to ease pressure on supplies
  • Law360 - FPL Asks Fla. Judge To Toss Enviros' Suit Over Nuclear Plant - Carolina Bolado
  • Janesville Gazette, WI - SHINE breaks ground on prototype facility in Janesville - Neil Johnson
  • University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI - Isotope maker breaks ground in Janesville: UW-Madison spinoff to employ 150 - David Tenenbaum
  • Charlotte Business Journal - Decision to shut down Summer nuclear project will hit Charlotte - John Downey
  • Portsmouth Herald News - NRC reviews Seabrook nuclear plant - Angeljean Chiaramida
  • Polish Radio - No decision yet to build Poland's first nuclear power plant: minister
  • Cape Cod Broadcasting - NRC Issues Confirmatory Action Letter To Pilgrim Nuclear Power Plant - Justin Saunders
  • WIS-TV Columbia, SC - As mayor preaches optimism, town faces "funeral" atmosphere after nuclear abandonment - Chad Mills
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - Pilgrim owner submits plan to address plant problems - Christine Legere
  • Dallas Morning News - The Department of Energy is our best weapon against climate change - Michael E. Webber
  • Aiken Standard - 50 years in the making: SRS contractor awarded for lifetime achievement in civil engineering
  • Interfax-Ukraine - CHORNOBYL NPP STARTS COLD TESTS OF SPENT NUCLEAR FUEL STORAGE FACILITY TWO
  • Huffington Post blog - The Climate Post: Court Rules Industry Must Comply with Methane Regulation - Tim Profeta
  • Common Dreams - John Bolton's 'Military Options' for North Korea Denounced as 'Utter Lunacy' - Jake Johnson
  • China Post - Taipower suffers third breakdown in three weeks
  • WACH Columbia, SC - Former construction worker's plans shaken up after nuclear shutdown - Michelle Zhu
  • Times of India - German nuclear plant outages - Reuters
  • Latin American Herald Tribune - Stolen Radioactive Instrument Recovered in Mexico
  • The American Conservative - Idiocracy At The D.O.E. - Rod Dreher
  • KUOW Seattle - Contractor Confirms Several Low-Level Plutonium Exposures At Hanford - Anna King
  • Queens Chronicle, NY - EPA pledges $39M to clean Ridgewood site - Christopher Barca
  • Trend News Agency - US sanctions unlikely to stop Iran's missile tests: expert - Kamila Aliyeva
  • NHK World - Groundwater level plunges near Fukushima reactor
  • Asahi Shimbun - Bar owner dies after hosting 'hibakusha' talks for 11 years - Sonoko Miyazaki
  • Asahi Shimbun - Surprisingly serene photos of Nagasaki after A-bomb on show - Kentaro Yamano
  • Asahi Shimbun - Che Guevara's 1959 photo of Hiroshima to be shown in Tokyo - Ari Hirayama
  • Japan Times - Hiroshima's past is one of many reasons to pay a visit - Stephen Mansfield
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Recovery of Fukushima Pref. fishing industry stalls
  • Press TV - US concerned about impact of new world order: Pundit
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Weekly Receipts FR Document: 2017-16479 Citation: 82 FR 36400 PDF Pages 36400-36401 (2 pages)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - https://www.federalregister.gov/d/2017-16617 Notice Guidance: Evaluating Deviations and Reporting Defects and Noncompliance FR Document: 2017-16429 Citation: 82 FR 36457 PDF Pages 36457-36458 (2 pages)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2017-16617 Citation: 82 FR 36458 PDF Pages 36458-36459 (2 pages)

    Thursday, August 03, 2017

  • IllinoisTimes - Illinois, nuke dump--The Land of Lincoln is the country's largest de facto nuclear waste dump - Kevin McDermott
  • Dallas Morning News - Rick Perry should auction off the opportunity to store nuclear waste - Herbert Inhaber
  • KTVN Reno - Only on 2: Cabinet Members Discuss Issues Affecting Nevada - Arianna Bennett
  • E&E Daily - AGENDA: Senate to vote on DOE nominee; Trump submits FERC picks - Sam Mintz
  • The Hill - League of Conservation Voters endorses Dem in Heller race - Ben Kamisar
  • West Fargo Pioneer, ND - Hearing set for Thursday on Bakken mobile oilfield radioactive waste treatment plant - Amy Dalrymple
  • E&E Daily - DOE: Perry on tweet probe: 'Have at it' - Christa Marshall
  • Global Research - "Mother of All Bombs": The Dark Sides of Afghanistan's MOAB Tragedy are Unfolding - Masud Wadan
  • KRIS Corpus Christi - Mexican authorities warn of radioactive material robbery
  • Safety+Health - AFL-CIO decries 'war on regulatory protections'
  • KPNX AZ12News - Bill hopes to compensate Mohave County residents impacted by nuclear tests
  • Cape Cod Times - Pilgrim owner submits improvement plan - Christine Legere
  • The American Conservative - Why is Mattis Declaring War on Whistleblowers? - Patrick G. Eddington
  • Global Research - Extraordinary CIA Renditions and Arbitrary Detentions, Far Beyond the "War on Terrorism" - Prof. Marcello Ferrada de Noli
  • KING5 Seattle - Tests show Hanford workers inhaled radioactive plutonium - Susannah Frame
  • KUSA Denver - Rocky Flats passes government report card - Andrew Sorensen
  • Tri-City Herald - Jacobs agrees to buy CH2M, including Hanford contract - Annette Cary
  • Seattle Times - Under the mushroom cloud: Will Nagasaki's story be told at Hanford's new national park? - Hal Bernton
  • Denver Post - Review of former nuclear weapons plant outside Denver says protections are working - Associated Press
  • Tri-City Herald - Richland nuclear plant under 'no touch' order during heat wave - Annette Cary
  • Seattle Times - About Manhattan Project National Historical Park - Hal Bernton
  • Reuters - Radioactive material reported stolen in northern Mexico - David Alire Garcia
  • Reuters - Iran says new U.S. sanctions violate nuclear deal, vows 'proportional reaction' - Babak Dehghanpisheh
  • Utility Dive - Vogtle nuke cost could top $25B as decision time looms - Gavin Bade
  • Atlanta Journal-Constitution - Kempner: Georgia's nuclear crisis of confidence - Matt Kempner
  • Atlanta Journal-Constitution - Southern Co. says Vogtle costs to exceed $25B - Russell Grantham
  • Atlanta Journal-Constitution - Regulators: Georgia's Vogtle project not like shuttered S.C. nuke plant - Russell Grantham
  • CNBC - Finland wants to bury nuclear waste for 100,000 years - Anmar Frangoul
  • Utility Dive - SCANA CEO: White House did not respond to pleas for Summer nuke support - Peter Maloney
  • New York Times - Letters: $1 Trillion for a U.S. Nuclear Buildup - IRA HELFAND, LEEDS, MASS., president of International Physicians for the Prevention of Nuclear War; ALICE SLATER, NEW YORK, World Beyond War; DAVID KEPPEL, BLOOMINGTON, IND.
  • Japan Times - Editorial: Finding sites to bury high-level radioactive waste
  • Wall Street Journal - Tab Swells to $25 Billion for Nuclear-Power Plant in Georgia - Russell Gold
  • WSB Atlanta - Workers, lawmakers angry over nuclear plant debacle - Seanna Adcox
  • FITSNews.com, SC - Fiscal Conservatives Respond To Santee Cooper Debacle
  • Daily Energy Insider - Georgia Power finalizes plan for first nuclear expansion in more than 30 years - Chris Galford
  • Tampa Bay Times - Blind to runaway costs, nuclear power industry abandons another nuke plant - Robert Trigaux
  • IEEE Spectrum - South Carolina's $9 Billion Nuclear Boondoggle Fits a Global Pattern of Troubles - Peter Fairley
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Critics train their sights on Vogtle's future - Kristi E. Swartz
  • Bloomberg - South Carolina May Spend 60 Years Paying for Nukes Never Built - Lynn Doan and Mark Chediak
  • OilPrice - Southern Co.'s Billion Dollar Nuclear Conundrum - Zainab Calcuttawala
  • Business In Savannah - Company update predicts longer start date for Vogtle reactors - Tom Corwin
  • Charleston Post Courier - South Carolina nuclear woes could ripple to Virginia - Associated Press
  • Financial Times - China's nuclear export ambitions run into friction - Matthew Cottee
  • BBC - Play tackles new Wylfa nuclear power station arguments - Huw Thomas
  • The State - Fired nuclear construction workers crash State House - Avery G. Wilks
  • WACH Columbia, SC - Lawmakers say customers deserve answers after nuclear plant halt - Andrea Butler
  • ABC Columbia - SC Governor Responds to Nuclear Reactors Construction Shutdown - Josh Berry
  • Polish Radio - Poland takes decision to build first nuclear power plant: report
  • Daily Pakistan - Jadugoda: India's nuclear graveyard, one of its best kept secrets
  • WHYY Newsworks - Group forms to block subsidies for N.J.'s aging nuclear power plans - Phil Gregory
  • Energy Voice - Iran rocket launch 'inconsistent' with nuclear programme
  • Hawaii Public Radio - Pacific News Minute: Marshall Islands Suit to Enforce Nuclear Disarmament Fails in Federal Court - Neal Conan
  • Yonhap News - Commission on nuclear reactors to play role of advisory organ, not decision-maker - jschang@yna.co.kr
  • London Times - Fukushima disaster is still radiating fallout nuclear industry wishes to avoid - Robin Pagnamenta
  • Kincardine News - Bruce Power on-site spill cleaned up without incident - Troy Patterson
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - June radiation accident rated at Level 2
  • KBS WORLD Radio - Gov't: Scrapping Nuke-Centered Energy Policy Won't Raise Energy Price Much
  • All Things Nuclear - NRC's Decision Making: 18 Reasons Why You Are Right, but Wrong - Dave Lochbaum, director, Nuclear Safety Project
  • Asahi Shimbun - Radiation mishap deemed level 2 incident on INES scale
  • Yonhap News - Gov't has no plans to raise power rates for 5 yrs - brk@yna.co.kr
  • Middletown Press and Journal, PA - Letter: Show your support to help keep TMI open - Bart Shellenhamer, Londonderry Township supervisor and chief of the Londonderry Volunteer Fire Company
  • Mainichi Daily News - Hibakusha: Passing on a message to the young generation - The Hill blog
  • The Hill - Wasting America's nuclear opportunity - Jeremy Carl and David Fedor
  • E&E Daily - A plant dies, and some ask if nuclear can help the climate - Benjamin Storrow, E&E News reporter Climatewire: Thursday, August 3, 2017
  • Charleston Post Courier - SCANA reports $121 million profit on heels of nuclear plant failure - David Wren
  • The State - SCE&G customers will continue paying for nuke project, even though it won't be built - Sammy Fretwell
  • WLTX Columbia, SC - 'People Need to be Fired' Over Nuclear Plant Debacle, Lawmaker Says
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Soaring $20B estimate cloaks Vogtle reactors - Kristi E. Swartz
  • World Nuclear News - China contracts GE to provide services to Daya Bay plants
  • World Nuclear News - Georgia Power expects late August decision on Vogtle
  • World Nuclear News - Japan to benefit from reactor restarts, says IEEJ
  • UPI - NASA taps BWXT for spacecraft reactor design - Richard Tomkins
  • Peterborough Examiner, Ontario - New $53M contract for BWXT Nuclear Energy in Peterborough
  • Forbes - Electricity and Jobs In America - James Conca
  • Clean Energy News blog - Federal Licensing Update for FPL's Proposed Turkey Point Reactors: What You Need to Know
  • Rutland Herald - Avoid unneeded delay - Guy Page
  • WLTX Columbia, SC - Fairfield County Exploring Tax Revenue Options After V.C. Summer Layoffs - Loren Thomas
  • Dallas Business Journal - Jacobs CEO: This acquisition will create a $15B company - Candace Carlisle
  • Vermont Journalism Trust - OpEd: Schuyler Gould: A thorough vetting of decommissioning - Schuyler Gould, Brattleboro, trustee of New England Coalition on Nuclear Pollution
  • Palm Beach Post blog - Clean Water Act lawsuit over FPL's Turkey Point in court Thursday - Susan Salisbury
  • WLTX Columbia, SC - Next Steps For Former V.C. Summer Employees - Kayla Binette
  • Energy Live News - Share of £3m on offer for nuclear clean-up innovators - Jonny Bairstow
  • Daily Maverick - OpEd: The end for 'baseloadism' in South Africa and the need for 'flexible' power generation - Chris Yelland
  • Construction Index UK - NDA shortlists decommissioning ideas
  • Daily Energy Insider - Georgia PSC chairman says Vogtle in "in a better position to move forward" than recently cancelled Plant Summer project - Kevin Randolph
  • VietNamNet Bridge - Conference on nuclear science, technology opens in Khanh Hoa
  • Beyond Nuclear - New U.S. reactor construction collapses because it's "prohibitively expensive": the fight for justice continues
  • Beyond Nuclear - Beyond Nuclear on Thom Hartmann: Is Fukushima still melting down?
  • Beyond Nuclear - Atomic Homefront propels story of nuclear contamination to headlines
  • Public Citizen - INVITATION FROM THE COALITION FOR SENSIBLE SAFEGUARDS: Deregulatory Disasters: Americans Harmed by Deregulation Speak Out Against the Regulatory Accountability Act - Press Conference Will Show the Importance of Public Protections
  • NRC - NRC Issues Confirmatory Action Letter to Pilgrim Nuclear Power Plant on Safety Performance Improvement Commitments
  • NRC - NRC Names New Senior Resident Inspector at Brunswick Nuclear Power Plant
  • USGS - M 4.5 - 4km NNE of Iwai, Japan
  • IAEA - Annual Meeting of National Coordinators of the African Regional Cooperative Agreement (AFRA) to Enhance the Delivery of Cooperative Projects - M. Edwerd, IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation
  • IAEA - Features in Advanced Small Modular Reactors (I32010) - M. Hadid Subki, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • IAEA - NEW CRP: Development of Approaches, Methodologies and Criteria for Determining the Technical Basis for Emergency Planning Zone for Small Modular Reactor Deployment (I31029) - M. Hadid Subki, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • The Guardian - Our 60-year relationship with Euratom offers hard lessons for Brexit negotiators - Stuart Butler
  • Asahi Shimbun - 2022 return for evacuees eyed by Fukushima plant co-host town - Kazumasa Sugimura
  • Press TV - US breach of nuclear deal to face Iran coordinated response: Top official
  • Press TV - EU says Iran deal sound, all parties stick to terms
  • Press TV - Iran says won't be silent on US breach of nuclear deal
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Operator Licensing Examination Data FR Document: 2017-16336 Citation: 82 FR 36161 PDF Pages 36161-36162 (2 pages)
  • Modesto Bee - Letter: Catherine Mellor: Desalination rather than tunnels - Catherine Mellor, Lodi
  • UPI - Evacuation ordered after CSX train derails in western Pennsylvania - Ed Adamczyk
  • Aiken Standard - Legal battle haunts MOX project 10 years later - Michael Smith

    Wednesday, August 02, 2017

  • Law360 - Texas Can't Force Yucca Mountain Decision, Nev. Says - Michelle Casady
  • E&E Daily - AGENDA: Senate leaders working on 'robust' deal on nominees - Geof Koss
  • Cape Cod Times - Pilgrim owner submits improvement plan - Christine Legere
  • Newsmax - House Probing Complaints on Payouts to Ill Nuclear Workers - Todd Beamon   
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - WIPP Strategic Planning Workshop Aug. 8
  • Albuquerque Business First - Why some NM leaders are criticizing LANL management contract process - Rachel Sapin
  • KUOW Seattle - Hanford Managers Unveil New Plan For Unstable Tunnels At Nuclear Site - Anna King
  • Tri-City Herald - DOE wants study to prevent collapse of 2nd Hanford radioactive waste tunnel - Annette Cary
  • Bloomberg - Trump Is Considering Perry for Homeland Security Chief - Jennifer A Dlouhy and Jennifer Jacobs
  • Bloomberg - Southern CEO on 2Q Results, Nuclear Plant, Renewables - Tom Fanning
  • Bloomberg - Here Are Iran's Options as Trump Targets the Nuclear Deal - Ladane Nasseri and Golnar Motevalli
  • Bloomberg - Failing Nuclear Power Is Good For Coal, Bad For Earth - Eric Roston
  • Bloomberg - Even at $7.4 Billion, Southern Sees Value in Finishing Nukes - Jim Polson
  • Reuters - Recent Japanese radiation mishap deemed level 2 incident - Osamu Tsukimori
  • Reuters - Tillerson says he and Trump disagree over Iran nuclear deal - Yeganeh Torbati
  • Reuters - Philippines' Duterte calls North Korea's Kim a 'fool' over nuclear ambitions - Martin Petty and Neil Jerome Morales
  • Reuters - Jacobs Engineering to boost government business with CH2M buy - Ankit Ajmera and Arunima Banerjee
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Another reason North Korea can't hit the US with a nuke (yet) - Elisabeth Eaves
  • Forbes - Trump's Unconventional Stance On Nuclear Power Could Bigly Benefit The Environment - Answer by Elizabeth Muller
  • The State - SCE&G customers shouldn't expect refunds for abandoned nuclear project - Sammy Fretwell
  • Fox Business - No customer refunds for now-abandoned nuke project
  • Japan Times - Severity of June nuclear accident rated level 2 by Japan's Nuclear Regulation Authority
  • Mainichi Daily News - Japan rates severity of June nuclear exposure accident as level 2
  • WLTX Columbia, SC - Whole Neighborhoods Affected By Nuclear Project Shutdown - Sonia Gutierrez
  • The State - Legislators turn against law that stuck SC residents with bill for scrapped nuclear reactors - Avery G. Wilks
  • Power Engineering International - Spain to close oldest nuclear plant due to lack of political will - Diarmaid Williams
  • The Hill blog - Want renewable power? Clear the path for nuclear energy - John L. Hopkins, chairman of the Executive Committee U.S. Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors and CEO of NuScale Power, and Jay Faison, the founder and CEO of the ClearPath Foundation
  • Dickinson Press, ND - Radioactive disposal hearing set for Thursday - Iain Woessner
  • Johannesburg BizNews - End is nigh for Eskom's old-world coal, nuclear 'baseloadism' - Chris Yelland
  • CleanTechnica - Old Coal & Nuclear Costs Don't Compete With Wind & Solar Costs (+ Interview With GE Vice Chairman John G. Rice) - Zachary Shahan
  • Iran Front Page - Trump in a Hurry to Scrap Iran Nuclear Deal: Analyst
  • Daily Caller - Report: Stopping Construction On Newest US Nuclear Plant Will Cause Pollution - Andrew Follett
  • Radio New Zealand - US court throws out Marshalls nuke appeal
  • Columbia Patch - Scrapped South Carolina Nuclear Reactors: Sorry, No Refunds
  • Benzinga - $9 Billion Later, US Abandons 2 Nuclear Facilities Only 40% Complete - Jayson Derrick
  • The Hankyoreh - Nuclear power more expensive than gov't claims, as spent fuel storage exceeds $57 billion
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Rising temperatures bring TVA net income down as operational revenues rise - Brittany Crocker
  • WIS-TV Columbia, SC - After nuclear project abandoned, area businesses already hurting - Chad Mills
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Fuel removal, water decontamination complicate N-plant decommissioning
  • Israel Homeland Security - Unmanned Tank to Operate in Areas with Nuclear Radiation
  • Asahi Shimbun - Hydrogen blast reactor's new roof in progress at Fukushima - Chikako Kawahara
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - TVA restarts Watts Bar Unit 2 after four months of repairs - Dave Flessner
  • Taiwan News - Photo of the Day: 'Nuclear waste out of Lanyu'--Flags all over the southeastern island of Taiwan stating 'Nuclear waste out of Lanyu' - Rana Yeh
  • The Hindu - Vice-Admiral's actions impacted N-capabilties
  • JoongAng Ilbo - Of nukes and reunification - Oh Young-hwan
  • Brattleboro Reformer - NorthStar already working at Vermont Yankee - Mike Faher
  • Patriot-News - Despite what you've heard, TMI had a positive impact on Central Pa., too: Opinion - Bart Shellenhamer
  • Tri-City Herald - Letter: Fukushima nuke plant assertion is wrong - Rob Dupuy, Pasco
  • OBRag.org - Santa Susanna: The Worst Nuclear Meltdown in U.S. History – and You've Never Heard of It! - Michael Steinberg
  • Daily Telegraph - Is nuclear energy the solution to ending the UK's energy crisis?
  • Daily Business Review - Federal Appeals Court to Hear Arguments in Nuclear Cost Lawsuit - Jim Saunders
  • Power Technology - IAEA completes SEED review of Akkuyu nuclear plant in Turkey
  • Odisha Diary - Electricity Generated from Nuclear Power Plants
  • Texas Monthly - What the Next Forty Years of the Department of Energy Should Bring - Michael E. Webber
  • Times of India - French nuclear plant outages and restarts - Karen Rodrigues
  • The Guardian - Our 60-year relationship with Euratom offers hard lessons for Brexit negotiators - Stuart Butler
  • ABC Columbia - Public Service Commission, Fairfield Lawmakers Blindsided by SCE&G's Nuclear Abandonment - Gabrielle Franklin
  • Times and Democrat - Securing the energy grid - Jim Hunter
  • Hull Daily Mail - Ferry passengers stranded in Hull for two hours as radiation alarms sound - Alex Grove
  • teleSUR - Cuba Has Treated Over 26,000 Chernobyl Nuclear Disaster Victims
  • Nhan Dan - IAEA experts attend Vietnam conference on nuclear science and technology
  • Hawaii Public Radio - Today on Bytemarks Café: Nuclear Disaster Preparedness - Burt Lum & Ryan Ozawa
  • OH&S - NRC Order Outlines TVA Corrective Actions
  • Down To Earth - Hiroshima isotopes help solve mystery surrounding 1950 Assam-Tibet earthquake - Umashankar Mishra
  • VietnamPlus - Conference on nuclear science, technology opens in Khanh Hoa
  • Crain's Chicago Business - How Exelon will keep getting bailout money in Illinois–whether it needs it or not - Steve Daniels
  • Cullman Tribune - Cullman Rotary hosts Earl Smith, veteran who helped divert nuclear disaster in 1961
  • Windham County Commons - Clean-up concerns--Entergy and NorthStar contend transaction will benefit Vermonters - Mike Faher
  • NAS - Project Update: Gulf War and Health, Volume 11: Generational Health Effects of Serving in the Gulf War
  • NRC - NRC Names New Senior Resident Inspector at Brunswick Nuclear Power Plant
  • USGS - M 4.8 - 7km E of Ishige, Japan
  • USGS - M 4.5 - 54km SSE of Obihiro, Japan
  • IAEA - Now Accepting Applications: IAEA Coordinated Research Activities for 2017 - Lucas Smalldon, IAEA Department of Nuclear Sciences and Applications
  • World Nuclear News - Japanese marine sampling data reliable, says IAEA
  • World Nuclear News - Kudankulam Phase III enters design stage
  • World Nuclear News - US nuclear construction project to be abandoned
  • World Nuclear News - IAEA celebrates 60th anniversary
  • World Nuclear News - IAEA completes external hazards review for Turkey
  • DoL - SEM Updated on July 7, 2017
  • Trend News Agency - Moscow, Tehran may unite against US pressure
  • NHK World - Fuel removal prep begins at Fukushima Daiichi
  • NHK World - NRA chief: Fuel debris removal method is not easy
  • NHK World - Oarai nuclear accident rated as Level 2
  • Asahi Shimbun - Updated basic energy plan will not refer to new reactors
  • Japan Times - Hope after the horror revealed in letters from postwar Hiroshima - Peter Chordas
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - 3 tasks set for Toshiba rehabilitation - Shota Mizuno and Yosuke Higashida
  • Mainichi Daily News - Hibakusha: Octogenarian determined to tell own story about A-bomb at memorial ceremony
  • Mainichi Daily News - News Navigator: What's the problem with coal-fired thermal power generation?
  • Jiji Press - June Radiation Exposure Incident in Japan Rated at Level 2
  • Fin24 CapeTown - SA needs to ditch 'baseloadism' for flexible power generation - Chris Yelland
  • Press TV - Tillerson recognizing JCPOA as world policy: Analyst
  • Press TV - US breach of nuclear deal to face Iran coordinated response: Top official
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Biomass Research and Development Technical Advisory Committee FR Document: 2017-16234 Citation: 82 FR 35939 PDF Pages 35939-35940 (2 pages)
  • Energy Department - Notice Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Oak Ridge Reservation FR Document: 2017-16236 Citation: 82 FR 35938 PDF Pages 35938-35939 (2 pages)
  • Energy Department - Notice Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Paducah FR Document: 2017-16235 Citation: 82 FR 35939 PDF Page 35939 (1 page)
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Proposed Rule Health and Environmental Protection Standards for Uranium and Thorium Mill Tailings FR Document: 2017-16170 Citation: 82 FR 35924 PDF Pages 35924-35925 (2 pages)
  • Health and Human Services Department - Notice Meetings: National Advisory Committee on Children and Disasters FR Document: 2017-15853 Citation: 82 FR 35974 PDF Page 35974 (1 page)
  • Health and Human Services Department - Notice Requests for Nominations: Secretary's Advisory Committee on Human Research Protections FR Document: 2017-16156 Citation: 82 FR 35974 PDF Pages 35974-35975 (2 pages)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Requests for Comments: Draft Test Plan High Energy Arcing Faults Phase 2 FR Document: 2017-16233 Citation: 82 FR 36006 PDF Pages 36006-36007 (2 pages)
  • Atomic Age: University of Chicago - 1,800 tons of radioactive waste has an ocean view and nowhere to go via Los Angeles Times - Yuki Miyamoto (Religious Studies, DePaul University)
  • Great Mountain 2017 - Yucca Mountain Nuclear Waste Repository Facts - Ati Suciati
  • Reuters - RPT-UPDATE 3-Utilities ditch reactors that launched US nuclear renaissance - Harriet McLeod
  • BelTA - Japan's NHK team in Belarus to make TV program about Belarus' post-Chernobyl recovery
  • BelTA - Belarus, Slovakia discuss cooperation in nuclear and radiation safety
  • London Times - Fukushima could be a bellwether for the future of the nuclear industry - Robin Pagnamenta
  • The Progressive - Goodbye Nuclear Power. Construction of Two of Four Remaining Planned U.S. Plants Just Canceled - Harvey Wasserman

    Tuesday, August 01, 2017

  • Daily Caller - Trump's Interior Secretary May Be The Key To Opening Yucca Mountain - Andrew Follett
  • Duluth News Tribune - A Nevadan's View: On-site storage only viable nuclear-waste solution - Patrick Donnelly, Las Vegas
  • Las Vegas Sun - Titus, monuments advocates criticize shortened Zinke visit - Yvonne Gonzalez
  • E&E Daily - APPROPRIATIONS: 4 reasons why the energy and water bill may be doomed - George Cahlink
  • POWERmag - UPDATED: SCANA, Santee Cooper Abandon V.C. Summer AP1000 Nuclear Units, Citing High Costs - Sonal Patel
  • Cumbria Crack - Probe launched after Sellafield worker spills depleted uranium trioxide powder - Carl Fallowfield
  • Cumbria Mail - Investigation launched after powder spill at Sellafield
  • Reading Eagle - Free screenings offered for beryllium plant workers
  • Havasu News-Herald - Our View: Clock ticking for righting injustice to county's downwinders
  • Winston-Salem Journal - Our view: Protecting whistleblowers
  • Los Alamos Monitor - County sends NNSA concerns about lab bid - Tris DeRoma
  • Albuquerque Journal - Nuclear weapons contractors repeatedly violate shipping rules for dangerous materials - Patrick Malone
  • Idaho Statesman - Letter: Nuclear power - Brent Marchbanks, Boise, SnakeRiverAlliance.org
  • Tri-City Herald - Letter: Hanford should grout radioactive waste - Garry Amidan, West Richland
  • AP News - Billions down the drain as new nuclear plants scrapped - Seanna Adcox
  • Bloomberg - Fate of U.S. Nuclear Now Hinges on One Utility in Georgia - Jim Polson
  • Bloomberg - Can The U.S. Even Build A Nuclear Plant These Days? - Liam Denning
  • Bloomberg - Putting a Price on Brexit. At Last--An estimate of $50 billion is only just a start - Lionel Laurent
  • Bloomberg - Two Half-Finished Nuclear Reactors Scrapped as Costs Balloon - Stephen Cunningham and Jim Polson
  • Reuters - RPT-UPDATE 3-Utilities ditch reactors that launched US nuclear renaissance - Harriet McLeod
  • Reuters - Iran accuses United States of breaching nuclear deal - Bozorgmehr Sharafedin
  • Reuters - Japan to start work on revising basic energy policy next week - Ami Miyazaki
  • Tri-City Herald - House passes better Hanford budget than Trump administration wanted - Annette Cary
  • DOE - Energy Department Announces Eleven Projects to Boost Private-Sector Support of Energy Innovation
  • IAEA - Nuclear Technology to Help Pacific Islands: IAEA Director General - Laura Gil, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - Innovative Partnerships for Sustainable Development - Noumea New Caledonia
  • IAEA - IAEA Mission Concludes Site and External Events Design Review in Turkey - Ankara Turkey
  • World Nuclear News - IAEA completes external hazards review for Turkey
  • World Nuclear News - Garoña licence renewal denied
  • World Nuclear News - MHI agrees to take 19.5% stake in New NP
  • Center for Public Integrity - Nuclear weapons contractors repeatedly violate shipping rules for dangerous materials - Patrick Malone
  • Washington Post - S.C. utilities halt work on new nuclear reactors, dimming the prospects for a nuclear energy revival - Steven Mufson
  • Reuters - Spain to permanently close nuclear power station Garona - Carlos Ruano
  • Ashland Daily Tidings, OR - Guest Opinion: Take back the power from nuclear nations - John Marciano
  • Japan Times - Amount of plutonium held by Japan falls slightly with reactor restarts
  • MassLive Republican - As Mass. looks to grow renewable energy, New York nuclear power subsidy survives court challenge - Mary C. Serreze
  • Greentech Media - Advanced Nuclear Is a Winning Issue in a Tri-Partisan Washington - Josh Freed
  • Japan Times - Hiroshima, Nagasaki mayors to urge government to act on nuke ban treaty
  • Gainesville Sun, FL - Appeals court set to hear nuclear-cost law - Jim Saunders
  • Japan Times - Poetic justice: One American's 47-year campaign against nuclear weapons - Sophie Jackman
  • Bloomberg - How to Clean Up Hundreds of Tons of Melted Nuclear Fuel - Stephen Stapczynski and Adrian Leung
  • China Daily - China powers up on nuclear projects - Zheng Xin
  • Economic Calendar - Uranium Prices: China Moves to Secure Future Supply - Leia Toovey
  • The State - For local workers and businesses, tears follow V.C. Summer construction shutdown - Jeff Wilkinson
  • BoingBoing.net - Nuclear energy is the safest major energy source, says University of Oxford group - Mark Frauenfelder
  • Independent Barents Observer - Typhoon and nuclear battle cruiser make ready for northbound voyage - Thomas Nilsen
  • Reading Evening Post - 'Something has gone seriously wrong' at AWE Aldermaston, says nuclear expert - Nathan Hyde
  • Cape Cod Times - Our future of sharing territory with nuclear waste - Brent Harold
  • NASDAQ - Nuclear Power On Fumes As Projects Are Abandoned
  • HuffPost - Energy Department Scientists Barred From Attending Nuclear Power Conference - Elliott Negin, Senior Writer, Union of Concerned Scientists
  • London Free Press - Don't dump on Bruce nuke vault, London Coun. Jesse Helmer says - Megan Stacey
  • Manawatu Standard - Radioactive Ukraine: A hot destination - Cheryl L. Reed
  • Cola Daily, Columbia SC - SCE&G pulling out of nuclear reactor construction - Terry Ward
  • Mainichi Daily News - New proposal suggests removing Fukushima plant's melted nuclear fuel from side
  • azfamily.com - Tonopah, AZ: Power towers taken down near nuclear plant site - Nikki Naik
  • Prothom-Alo - River dredging scheme to facilitate nuke plant
  • Taiwan News - Group asks timetable from Taiwan government to remove nuclear waste from Orchid Island - George Liao
  • GlobeNewswire - Global Atomic Fuels Corporation and New AREVA sign Agreement on DASA Project
  • Xinhua News - Chinese envoy stresses negotiated solutions to Korean nuclear issue
  • Radio New Zealand - Tahiti Protestants reaffirm anti-nuclear drive
  • Aiken Standard - Editorial: SCANA customers should get refunds
  • Charleston Post Courier - The failure of two nuclear units could leave South Carolina customers with the electric bill - Andrew Brown
  • Barron's - High Costs Of Nuclear Projects Could Be Bad News For Uranium - Teresa Rivas
  • Environews - Study: Radioactive Hot Particles Still Afloat Throughout Japan Six Year After Fukushima Meltdowns - Emerson Urry
  • Ipswich Star - Community 'missing out on cash bonanza' as Sizewell B spent fuel not called nuclear waste - Richard Cornwell
  • WLTX Columbia, SC - 5,600 Losing Jobs with Reactor Project Decision
  • Daily Mirror - India's Nuclear Graveyard: Haunting images show the devastating effects of uranium mining in Jadugoda - Natalie EvansJamie Ferguson
  • Business News Americas - Brazil 'interested' in floating nuclear power plant - Michael Place
  • Reading Chronicle - The Atomic Weapons Establishment in Aldermaston was first placed into special measures in 2013 by the Office for Nuclear Regulation - Luke Adams
  • NRDC.org - Another Step Forward for Historic Diablo Canyon Proposal - Ralph Cavanagh
  • NRC - NRC Names New Senior Resident Inspector at Robinson Nuclear Power Plant
  • NAS - Project Update: Unraveling Low Dose Toxicity: Case Studies of Systematic Review of Evidence
  • USGS - M 5.0 - 6km W of Kitaibaraki, Japan
  • NHK World - M5.5 quake hits Tokyo region
  • Asahi Shimbun - 7 summers later, weeds engulf Fukushima's abandoned areas
  • Asahi Shimbun - Air not water may be used to clean stricken power plant - Chikako Kawahara
  • Asahi Shimbun - Toshiba dropped to second rank of TSE, now faces risk of delisting
  • Japan Times - Hiroshima, Nagasaki mayors to urge government to act on nuke ban treaty
  • Japan Times - NHK video casts doubt on North Korean ICBM re-entry capabilities and effectiveness - Jesse Johnson
  • Japan Times - Toshiba shares demoted from first section of Tokyo Stock Exchange - Japan News
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Kansai Electric signs MOX N-fuel deal - Japan News
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Toshiba demoted to TSE's 2nd Section
  • Jiji Press - Kansai Electric Signs Deal to Procure MOX Nuclear Fuel
  • Press TV - Iran complains to JCPOA commission over new US bans: Larijani
  • Press TV - US does not care about civilian casualties: Author
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Confirmatory Orders: Tennessee Valley Authority, Watts Bar Nuclear Plant; Browns Ferry Nuclear Plant; and Sequoyah Nuclear Plant FR Document: 2017-16178 Citation: 82 FR 35828 PDF Pages 35828-35835 (8 pages)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Facility Operating and Combined Licenses: Applications and Amendments Involving Proposed No Significant Hazards Considerations, etc. FR Document: 2017-15986 Citation: 82 FR 35835 PDF Pages 35835-35844 (10 pages)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Nuclear Energy Institute Guidance: Designing Digital Upgrades in Instrumentation and Control Systems; Clarification on Endorsement FR Document: 2017-16153 Citation: 82 FR 35827 PDF Pages 35827-35828 (2 pages)
  • NIRS - Yucca Mountain: High stakes and high hurdles

    Monday, July 31, 2017

  • Spare Change News - Cape Downwinders Oppose House Plan to Revive Nuke Dump Plan - Mike Clifford
  • WBFO PBS Buffalo, NY - Finland's solution to nuclear waste storage may set an example for the world - Adam Wernick
  • The Art Newspaper - Will the land surrounding Michael Heizer's City stay protected? - Helen Stoilas
  • Charlottesville Daily Progress - Facing stiff competition, nuclear power industry seeks new revenue streams - Robert Zullo
  • OH&S - OSHA Revises Online Whistleblower Complaint Form
  • Havasu News-Herald - Bill would include Mohave County in downwinders - Chelsea Curtis
  • Washington Post - Letter: How whistleblowers are retaliated against - Raymond Gallucci, Frederick
  • Christian Science Monitor - Editorial: The payoff for society in rewarding whistle-blowers
  • Law Society Gazette - Employment: Blowing the whistle - Kate Shute
  • PR Web - Transatomic Awarded Second U.S. Department of Energy Voucher for Experimental Nuclear Research
  • Broomfield Enterprise - OpEd: Science shows Rocky Flats is not safe - W. Gale Biggs, Ph.D., air quality meteorologist and scientist based in Boulder
  • AP News - Iran says US Navy fires warning shots near its vessels - Nasser Karimi
  • AP News - Chinese president oversees military parade in show of might - Gerry Shih
  • Bloomberg - Why South Africa's Central Bank Is Under Fire: QuickTake Q&A - Arabile Gumede
  • CBS News - Limited options for Trump as North Korea races ahead with nuclear weapons - Juliana Goldman
  • PRI.org - Finland's solution to nuclear waste storage may set an example for the world - Adam Wernick , Living on Earth
  • New York Times - Letter: Hawaii's Nuclear Defense - Robert M. Gould, San Francisco, former president of Physicians for Social Responsibility
  • Houston Chronicle - Perry visits Ohio nuclear cleanup site - James Osborne
  • Ha'aretz Daily - Opinion: Now Is the Time for an Israeli Nuclear Law - Avner Cohen and Eitay Mack
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: It's make-or-break time for U.S. reactor projects - Kristi E. Swartz
  • World Nuclear News - USA starts demolition of plutonium plant
  • World Nuclear News - China, Pakistan agree to uranium cooperation
  • World Nuclear News - EDF posts 3.7% fall in profit amid lower output
  • World Nuclear News - China connects fourth unit at Fuqing
  • South China Morning Post - China nuclear power shares fall on Fujian tariff cuts, analysts say cuts may spread - Eric Ng
  • Daily Mail - Britain risks losing out in race for mini nuclear plants - Rolls-Royce - Reuters
  • World Nuclear News - EDF posts 3.7% fall in profit amid lower output
  • Yonhap News - Gov't, ruling party agree to recalculate nuke power costs - elly@yna.co.kr
  • Joongang Daily - Dire rumors about no-nuclear policy rebutted - kim.youngnam@joongang.co.kr
  • Alabama News - Site of Bellefonte Nuclear Plant was once bustling town
  • Yonhap News - N.K. likely to fire more missiles, conduct nuke test: Seoul
  • IAEA - IAEA Supports African Countries to Strengthen Regulatory Infrastructure - Ahmad Al Khatibeh, IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security; Lenka Dojcanova, IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security
  • IAEA - IAEA Library Supports Researchers, in Vienna and Elsewhere - Jennet Orayeva, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy; Sabina Ticevic, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • Taipei Times - Nuclear plant reactivation ruled out - Ted Chen
  • Brattleboro Reformer - Cleanup company seeking to buy Vermont Yankee changes hands - Mike Faher
  • Standard Republic - N. Korea 'years and years away' from viable nuclear device – Russian Deputy FM – RT News - Alexander Simon
  • Japan Times - Time to tighten the screws on North Korea - Masahiro Kohara
  • Outlook India - Over 5000 Students Visit ROSATOM Festival of Science at B.M.
  • IAEA - Japanese Data on Marine Samples Near Fukushima Reliable, IAEA Report Concludes - Sarah Jones Couture, IAEA Department of Nuclear Sciences and Applications
  • Mainichi Daily News - Copies of ex-Hiroshima museum head's letters used as references for 1959 best-seller found
  • Iranian Financial Tribune - JCPOA Compliance Subject to Cost-Benefit Approach
  • The Guardian - Letter: Electric cars are pollution shifters: we will need huge investment in generation capacity - Colin Read, New Romney, Kent
  • Reuters - Britain risks losing out in race for mini nuclear plants: Rolls-Royce - Kate Holton
  • Greentech Media - Why Court Victories for New York, Illinois Nuclear Subsidies Are a Big Win for Renewables - Julia Pyper
  • Energy Business Review - Toshiba to pay $2.2bn compensation to quit US nuclear power project
  • The State - Santee Cooper pulls out of nuclear power project - Sammy Fretwell
  • Clean Energy News - EDF continues course for renewables as UK nuclear prices hit bottom line - Liam Stoker
  • Power Philippines - Is the Philippines ready for FLOATING nuclear power plants? - Jeanne Paulin Atienza
  • IAEA - Supporting Safety in Honduras: IAEA Expert Mission Recovers Disused Sealed Sources from El Mochito Mine - R. Scamilla Andreo Aledo, IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation
  • BBC - US and Russia's diplomatic spat: Carving out an uncertain path - Jonathan Marcus Diplomatic correspondent
  • Taipei Times - AEC lab to test food imports for radiation - Lin Chia-nan
  • BelTA - Belarus, China plan to co-build energy facilities in third countries
  • BelTA - Japan's NHK team in Belarus to make TV program about Belarus' post-Chernobyl recovery
  • Environmental Working Group - EWG's Tap Water Database
  • NJ Spotlight - PSE&G Poised to Invest $69M in Energy-Efficiency Program - Tom Johnson
  • PBS NewsHour - Skeptics voice concerns over EPA plan for worst toxic waste sites - Michael D. Regan
  • DOE - Secretary Perry and Secretary Ross Hail New Coal Deal With Ukraine
  • NAS - Project Update: Gulf War and Health, Volume 11: Generational Health Effects of Serving in the Gulf War
  • Trend News Agency - Iran says nuclear industry running better with JCPOA - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • Trend News Agency - JCPOA terms not violated by Iran's rocket launch - expert - Kamila Aliyeva
  • NHK World - Japan, US to step up defense system
  • NHK World - 'Dry method' recommended for fuel debris removal
  • NHK World - New tsunami blocking system in northeastern Japan
  • Asahi Shimbun - Hiroshima peace park landmark to be restored to its prewar state
  • Asahi Shimbun - VOX POPULI: 3/11 disaster-hit village's search dog embodies spirit of recovery
  • Asahi Shimbun - Obama's sister traces brother's historic visit to Hiroshima - Aoi Ikegami
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Nuclear fuel debris to be collected from 2021
  • Mainichi Daily News - Extent of A-bomb dust inhalation in 1945 underestimated: researchers
  • Mainichi Daily News - Obama's half-sister visits Hiroshima, reflects on his historic visit
  • Jiji Press - Nagasaki Declaration to Stress Importance of Nuke Ban Treaty
  • Congress.gov - H.R.3531 - To amend the Radiation Exposure Compensation Act for purposes of making claims under such Act based on exposure to atmospheric nuclear testing, and for other purposes. - Sponsor: Rep. Gosar, Paul A. [R-AZ-4] (Introduced 07/28/2017)

    Sunday, July 30, 2017

  • Las Vegas Sun - Editorial: Let's be absolutely clear, Secretary Zinke: Nevada's monuments deserve protection
  • Chillicothe Gazette - Piketon, DOE spar over proposed on-site waste site - Chris Balusik
  • Lankaweb - Clean hands doctrine: US/UK & EU have no moral grounds to preach to any country - Shenali D Waduge
  • Wilkes-Barre Citizens' Voice - Free screenings for beryllium plant workers - Sam Galski
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - Letter: WIPP's recovery ongoing - Carlsbad Mayor Dale Janway, Former State Representative John Heaton
  • Tri-City Herald - No Hanford contracting plan yet, but DOE continues to seek interested companies - Annette Cary
  • Tri-City Herald - Letter: Get Hanford cleanup done - Don Meyers, Kennewick
  • AP News - Analysis: North Korea's 2nd ICBM test augurs a new normal - Foster Klug
  • Bloomberg - Xi Calls for Strong Army, Tells China Troops 'World Isn't Safe'
  • New York Times - Editorial: A Threat to Nuclear Arms Control
  • Billings Gazette - Montana lacks rules on radioactive waste - Debbie Shepherd, Bear Creek Council, Gardiner
  • Global Research - Fukushima, Tell the Japanese Government: Don't Dump Radioactive Nuclear Waste into the Ocean! - Sum Of Us
  • Chronicle-Journal - OpEd: Nuclear costs continue to rise - Graham Saunders, president of Environment North
  • Global Times - SOEs to cooperate on Hualong One nuclear reactor - Somerset County Gazette
  • Somerset County Gazette - Profits down at EDF amid 'intense competition' and lower nuclear prices
  • Korea Times - Asking N. Korea to get verified for nuclear status - Oh Young-jin
  • Wicked Local Massachusetts - Rowley activist: Public hearing needed on Seabrook evacuation plan - Bryan McGonigle
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Editorial: Better protections for ratepayers
  • Trend News Agency - Iran to reciprocate US non-nuclear threats: Envoy
  • Press TV - US main loser after imposing sanctions on Iran, Russia: Leader's aide
  • Aiken Standard - Editorial: V.C. Summer deal doesn't solve problems
  • Tehran Times - Iran able to return to pre-JCPOA nuclear capability with greater speed: Salehi - Mohammad Homaeefar
  • All Things Nuclear - Simorgh Launch: Iran's Bigger Ride to Space Gets off the Ground - Laura Grego, senior scientist
  • Japan Times - Footage from reactor 3 may force rewrite of Fukushima road map, officials say
  • Beckley Register-Herald - Clean energy technologies debated - Leah Nestor
  • SABC - OpEd: Towards a world free of nuclear weapons - Aloysio Nunes Ferreira
  • Fairewinds Energy Education - Japan: New Study Shows Full Radiation Risks are not Recorded
  • Beyond Nuclear - Beyond Nuclear on Thom Hartmann: Is Fukushima still melting down?
  • Beyond Nuclear - Atomic Homefront propels story of nuclear contamination to headlines
  • Beyond Nuclear - As Hiroshima/Nagasaki anniversaries approach, a poignant reminder of suffering and hope
  • Beyond Nuclear - Get Trump's finger off the nuclear button
  • Atomic Insights - House Science, Space and Technology Gets Sage Advice From Energy Innovators - Rod Adams
  • Atomic Insights - Clean Nuclear Energy Handed Decisive Win In U.S. District Court - Rod Adams
  • USGS - M 5.3 - 265km ESE of Iwaki, Japan
  • Trend News Agency - Rouhani vows support for armed forces amid new sanctions - Khalid Kazimov
  • Press TV - Iran, Iraq discuss mutual energy cooperation
  • Press TV - 'New US sanctions aimed at making Iran exit nuclear deal'
  • Press TV - Iran to honor JCPOA as long as interests safeguarded: Official
  • Press TV - Russia and US must start anew or everything will be in tatters: Ryabkov
  • Press TV - Iran drafts sanction bill in response to US violation of JCPOA
  • CNET - Does your state have nuclear waste?

    Saturday, July 29, 2017

  • St, George Daily Spectrum - The Battle of Yucca Mountain - Lucas M Thomas
  • Las Vegas Sun - Nevada official says House vote on Yucca funding no shock - Cy Ryan
  • Global Research - Corporate Sociopaths Addicted to Wealth: Toxic Pollution, Predatory Lending, Raping the Land, Despoiling the Aquifer, Toxic Mine Waste… - Dr. Gary G. Kohls
  • Hazleton Standard Speaker - Free screenings for beryllium plant workers - Sam Galski
  • JD Supra - Schwartz v. Accuratus Corp.: Nonspouse's "Take-Home" Liability Case - K&L Gates LLP
  • LA Monitor - LAPS board reacts to draft lab contract - Sarah von Sternberg
  • LA Monitor - LANL cybersecurity experts recognized for work
  • Tri-City Herald - New Hanford assistant tank farms manager named - Annette Cary
  • San Antonio Express-News - Perry at Energy and the price of ignorance - Rick Casey
  • Denver Post - The Preble's proxy battle continues, but the mice have gone missing - Chuck Plunkett
  • Yahoo! News - US considers 'military response' after North Korea tests missile and boasts all of America is now within range - Neil Connor
  • Yahoo! News - AP Analysis: North Korea's 2nd ICBM test augurs a new normal - Foster Klug
  • Newport News Daily Press - FEMA: Hampton Roads, Dominion handled nuclear plant "emergency" well - Tamara Dietrich
  • Bloomberg - China Bets Trump Won't Resort to Military Strike on North Korea - Ting Shi, Peter Martin, Keith Zhai, Heesu Lee, and Kanga Kong
  • Yahoo! News - West hardens tone on Iran - AFP
  • Reurers - Iran denies rocket test violates U.N. resolution
  • CBS NewsChannel 5 Nashville - TVA, Regulators Strike Deal On Nuke Plant's Workplace Issues - Associated Press
  • The Chattanoogan - NRC Issues TVA Confirmatory Order To Address Safety Conscious Work Environment Issues
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - Diablo Canyon declares an alert; no threat to public health, safety - Lindsey Holden
  • Atlanta Business Chronicle - Feds OK Georgia Power management takeover at Plant Vogtle - Dave Williams
  • Atlanta Journal Constitution - Ga. Power inks deal on Vogtle project oversight
  • KSBY San Luis Obispo - Decreased oxygen levels prompt alert at Diablo Canyon Power Plant
  • KPRC Local 2 Houston - Secretary of Energy Rick Perry tours Waller facility - Leigh Frillici
  • Trend News Agency - US sanctions mistake, Iran should be cautious, says ex-envoy to UN - Emil Ilgar
  • Trend News Agency - Iran drafts bill to confront US sanctions - Khalid Kazimov
  • Trend News Agency - Iran's First VP: Iran never backed down from US - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • NHK World - Return of Fukushima festival
  • Asahi Shimbun - Japan maps areas suitable for final disposal of nuclear waste - Masanobu Higashiyama
  • Japan Times - METI maps out suitable nuclear waste disposal sites
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Govt maps out possible N-waste sites
  • Mainichi Daily News - Gov't says 70% of land suitable for nuclear waste disposal
  • JAIF - Fuel Debris at Fukushima Daiichi Unit 3 Apparently Located under Pressure Vessel and at Bottom of PCV
  • JAIF - Cabinet Approves Basic Concept on Nuclear Energy Use
  • JAIF - Japan-India Nuclear Cooperation Agreement Comes into Force with Exchange of Diplomatic Notes in New Delhi
  • JAIF - Nuclear Energy Experts from Japan and Taiwan Meet to Exchange Views on Plant Decommissioning and Waste Treatment and Disposal
  • JAIF - Submersible Robot Finds Severe Damage Inside Unit 3 PCV
  • JAIF - Entire Joban Train Line in Fukushima Prefecture to Be Reopened by March 2020
  • JAIF - 2017 Japan-IAEA Joint Nuclear Energy Management School Opens for Several Dozen Young Professionals from Seventeen Countries
  • The Republican, Springfield, MA - Firm signs contract to demolish Vermont Yankee nuclear plant - Mary C. Serreze
  • Exchange Monitor - Advisory Board Objects to Nuclear Waste Storage at SRS
  • Albany Times Union - Commentary: Public deserves truth about nuclear bailout - Blair Horner
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - TVA, regulators strike deal on nuke plant's workplace issues
  • Daily Mirror - Amazing nuclear bomb tests carried out 60 years ago show how little was known about deadly weapons - Tom DareRachel Bishop
  • Mining Global News - Concern in Mexico over gold exploration near nuclear plant - Valentina Ruiz Leotaud
  • EnviroNews - Study: Radioactive Hot Particles Still Afloat Throughout Japan Six Year After Fukushima Meltdowns
  • Bozeman Daily Chronicle - Letter: Raise your voice now to stop radioactive dumping - Debbie Shepherd, Livingston
  • Independent Barents Observer - Keel-laying for yet another nuclear attack sub for Arctic waters - Thomas Nilsen
  • Sputnik News - Lord of the Seas: Russia Developing Naval Superiority Nuclear Missile Destroyer
  • IAEA - Statement on 60th Anniversary of Entry into Force of IAEA Statute
  • PR Newswire - Rosatom: African Nations on the Way Toward Progress in Nuclear Science and Technologies - Rosatom
  • AzerNews - Iran must allow IAEA to inspect suspicious sites - ex-IAEA official
  • Yonhap News - Nuke envoys of S. Korea, U.S., Japan discuss countermeasures against N.K.'s missile provocation
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - New geological map must help public understand N-waste disposal issue
  • Joongang Daily - A flawed policy
  • CBC News - 5 N.B. wind farms would supply Emera with clean energy for Massachusetts - Sarah Betts
  • All Point Bulletin, Community Newspaper of Point Roberts, Washington - Clear out that hazardous waste
  • Real Deal, New York - EPA to raze buildings at Superfund site in Queens
  • Nippon Television Network - video: Government creates nuclear waste disposal map
  • ArmInfo News Agency Armenia - Strategy for managing radioactive waste and spent nuclear fuel is submitted to Armenian Government - Alexandr Avanesov
  • Reuters video - Robot may have detected melted nuclear fuel at Fukushima

    Friday, July 28, 2017

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Attempts to block funding for Yucca Mountain die in House - Gary Martin
  • Santa Maria Times - Letter(#2): Nuclear power clean, waste stored - Mary Nemec Ivorra, Orcutt
  • Richmond Times-Dispatch - Facing stiff competition, nuclear power industry seeks new revenue streams - Robert Zullo
  • E&E Daily - EPA: Possible water chief 'a lawyer's lawyer' who's sued agency - Ariel Wittenberg
  • The American Conservative - How CIA and Allies Trapped Obama in the Syrian Arms Debacle--And why it ultimately benefitted terrorists like Al Qaeda. - Gareth Porter
  • Washington Free Beacon - Nuclear Workers Call for Congressional Investigations After Charges from Labor Department Whistleblower - Susan Crabtree
  • Federal News Radio - On National Whistleblower Day, Congress applauds those who speak truth to power - Nicole Ogrysko
  • Forbes - Leaks vs. Whistle-Blowers? That is the Question - Kelly Richmond Pope
  • Albuquerque Journal - LANL cleanup equals jobs, healthier environment - The Regional Coalition of LANL Communities
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Los Alamos County Submits Comments To NNSA On Draft Solicitation For LANL Site Management and Operating Contract Competition
  • Daily Energy Insider - Senate subcommittee hears testimony on technology's role in clean energy
  • CBS Denver - Scientists Debate Rocky Flats Safety - Jeff Todd
  • Tri-City Herald - End in sight for Hanford plutonium processing center – Z Plant starts to fall - Annette Cary
  • Bloomberg - Government Announces Cleanup Plan for NYC Radioactive Site - The Associated Press (Verena Dobnik)
  • Bloomberg - Japan Releases Map of Areas Suitable for Nuclear Waste Disposal - Stephen Stapczynski and Emi Urabe
  • Bloomberg - North Korea Fires Another Missile in Latest Show of Defiance - Kanga Kong and Nafeesa Syeed
  • Bloomberg - Russia Sanctions Pass Senate With Limits on Trump's Power - Terrence Dopp
  • Bloomberg - Russia Orders 'Hundreds' of U.S. Staff Out in Sanctions Reprisal - Henry Meyer, Ilya Arkhipov, Terrence Dopp, and Stepan Kravchenko
  • Reuters - Iran denies rocket test violates U.N. resolution
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-France's EDF H1 results impacted by nuclear plant closures and competition - Geert De Clercq
  • Reuters - Nuclear plant closures, competition weigh on EDF H1 results - Geert De Clercq
  • Reuters - U.S. says Iran rocket test breaches U.N. resolution - Dan Williams
  • Reuters - Areva says state subscribed to 2.5 billion euro capital increase for NewCo - Geert De Clercq
  • Reuters - U.S. general: North Korea ICBM threat advancing faster than expected - Phil Stewart, Idrees Ali and David Brunnstrom
  • Reuters - Toshiba reaches $2.2 billion deal over SCANA's South Carolina nuclear project - Tom Hals
  • Reuters - U.S. House boosts military spending, gives Trump border wall money - Richard Cowan and Mike Stone
  • Washington Post - The inevitability of North Korea's nuclear weapons - Adam Taylor
  • Daily Telegraph - EDF profits dented by nuclear woes - Jillian Ambrose
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Lawsuit aims to halt Uranium Processing Facility construction to review earthquake risks - Brittany Crocker
  • WRAL Raleigh - Vets who cleaned up nuclear test sites seek extra health benefits
  • Daily Caller - Study: Biggest Factor Holding Back Nuclear Power Is 'Public Perception' - Andrew Follett
  • Washington Post - In Ukraine, a radioactive nuclear ghost town near Chernobyl is a hot destination - Cheryl L. Reed
  • Japan Times - METI maps out suitable nuclear waste disposal sites
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Japan map shows possible permanent sites for nuclear waste
  • World Nuclear News - Talks confirmed for Korean stake in UK Horizon nuclear project
  • World Nuclear News - Toshiba agrees Summer obligation but challenges remain
  • World Nuclear News - Nuclear provides stable supply of UK power, report shows
  • World Nuclear News - Japan maps potential repository areas
  • bleepingComputer - Three Vendors Decline to Patch Vulnerabilities in Nuclear Radiation Monitors - Catalin Cimpanu
  • Energy Business Review - Top nuclear power disasters
  • Youth Ki Awaaz - Can India's Kalpakkam Nuclear Plant Handle A Fukushima-Like Crisis? - Dhiraj Ahuja
  • Kalamazoo Gazette - What's next for Palisades nuclear plant shut-down
  • Times of India - Nordic nuclear power plant outages - Reuters
  • New Hampshire Public Radio - At Dartmouth, Former Defense Secretary Paints Grim Picture of Nuclear Threat - Britta Greene
  • West Lebanon Valley News - Dartmouth Lecture From Former Secretary of Defense Highlights Nuclear Threat - Matt Golec
  • Allentown Morning Call - Panelists at DeSales University discuss the future of energy - Anthony Salamone
  • 38North - Keeping Up Appearances: Low-Level Site Maintenance Continues at the Punggye-ri Nuclear Test Site - analysis by Frank V. Pabian, Joseph S. Bermudez Jr., and Jack Liu
  • Janesville Gazette, WI - SHINE to break ground on prototype - Neil Johnson
  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette PowerSource - Westinghouse needs more time in crafting bankruptcy plan - Anya Litvak
  • Photonics - DOE Awards Pitt $1.28M for Nuclear Research
  • Lower Hudson Journal - Letter: Shuttered nuclear plants cost us all: Letter - Stephanie Gutmann, Stony Point
  • Platts - Japan Kansai Electric's Q1 LNG use down 9% as nuclear restarts - Eriko Amaha
  • Sputnik News - This is When Construction of Russian 5th-Gen Nuclear Sub is Expected to Start
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Intermountain Energy Summit approaches - Kevin Trevellyan
  • PR Newswire - Georgia Power finalizes new service agreement for Vogtle nuclear expansion - Georgia Power
  • Times of India - French nuclear plant outages and restarts
  • Reuters UK - Japan joins U.S. in imposing new sanctions on North Korea - Elaine Lies
  • TASS - Russia launches trials of second Yasen-class nuclear-powered submarine - New York Daily News
  • NY Daily News - EPA rolls out $39.4M plan to clean up radioactive site in Ridgewood - Reuven Blau
  • ABC.au - Traditional owners hit out at WA Conservation Council for alleged misrepresentation over uranium campaign - Jarrod Lucas
  • Asbury Park Press - Letter: Lacey channel dredging subsidy for Exelon - Paula Gotsch, Brick
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Annual Sackcloth and Ashes Hiroshima Day Peace Vigil Comes To Los Alamos Aug. 5 - Submitted by Carol A. Clark
  • NAS - Project Update: - Review of Governance Reform in the National Nuclear Security Administration
  • NRC - NRC Issues TVA Confirmatory Order to Address Safety Conscious Work Environment Issues
  • IAEA - IAEA Participates in Ninth General Meeting of the Caribbean Community and Associated Institutions and the United Nations System - Scarlett Ihlau, IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation
  • Trend News Agency - OPINION: Washington's shortsightedness jeopardizes Iran nuke deal - Elmira Tariverdiyeva
  • Australia National Radioactive Waste Management Facility - Media Release - Kimba Phase 1 Summary Report Available
  • NHK World - Govt. compiles map of possible nuclear waste sites
  • Jiji Press - Toshiba's Westinghouse Debt Guarantees Limited at 656 B. Yen
  • Press TV - Iran complying with JCPOA letter, spirit in good faith: Zarif
  • Press TV - US fumes over successful Iran satellite-launch rocket test
  • Press TV - US Congress following Israeli anti-Iran agenda: Pundit
  • Senator Dean Heller (R-NV) - House Passes Legislative Package Including Yucca Mountain Funding
  • Senator Dean Heller (R-NV) - Heller Slams House's Failed Efforts to Exclude Yucca Mountain From Funding Package
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability FR Document: 2017-15966 Citation: 82 FR 35200 PDF Page 35200 (1 page)
  • Tennessee Valley Authority - Proposed Rule Procedures for Implementing National Environmental Policy Act FR Document: 2017-15983 Citation: 82 FR 35133 PDF Page 35133 (1 page)
  • Joongang Daily - Four myths about nuclear power - Kim Myung-hyun
  • Poughkeepsie Journal - What's the real cost of closing Indian Point nuclear plant: Letter - Victor Margiotta, Wappingers Falls
  • Public News Service - House Vote on Nuclear Storage Bill has Illinois Implications - Veronica Carter, Public News Service - IL
  • E&E Daily - APPROPRIATIONS: House rejects water rule, Yucca Mountain amendments - George Cahlink
  • ExchangeMonitor - NRC Nuclear Waste Fund Balance Continues to Dwindle
  • DOE:EM - EM Update | Vol. 9, Issue 14 | July 28, 2017
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Rising experts at the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists
  • NJ Spotlight - OPINION: THERE'S NO GETTING AWAY FROM NUCLEAR ON WAY TO A CARBON-FREE FUTURE - R. William Potter
  • Middletown Press and Journal, PA - Taxpayers shouldn't have to bail out the nuclear industry - David Williams

    Thursday, July 27, 2017

  • Radio Prague - BRUSSELS CALLS FOR CZECH STRATEGY FOR RADIOACTIVE WASTE - Chris Johnstone
  • Washington Examiner - GOP preserves Yucca Mountain as nuclear waste storage site - John Siciliano
  • E&E Daily - APPROPRIATIONS: House rejects water rule, Yucca Mountain amendments - George Cahlink
  • Washington Examiner - House Democrats push clean energy in spending package - John Siciliano
  • Environment America - Clean Water Rule - Comment Period Begins but Loophole Could Make Irrelevant - John Rumpler
  • KTVN Reno - One-on-One Interviews with Cabinet and White House Staff
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - NRC: Pilgrim workers 'deliberately' violated security procedures - Christine Legere
  • Oak Ridge Today - ORNL nuclear engineer selected for national reactor development position
  • Los Alamos Monitor - Scientist union weighs in on contract - Tris DeRoma
  • Los Alamos Monitor - Power restored in White Rock
  • KEPR Pasco - Top DOE officials announce new plans, challenges at Hanford Site - Alex Burch
  • AP News - AP sources: US seeks to test Iran deal with more inspections - Josh Lederman and Matthew Lee
  • AP News - Iran claims launch of satellite-carrying rocket into space - Amir Vahdat and Adam Schreck
  • AP News - US admiral stands ready to obey a Trump nuclear strike order - Rod McGuirk
  • AP News - HBO announces five-part miniseries on Chernobyl accident
  • Bloomberg - Russia Ponders Limited Options for Hurting U.S. Over Sanctions - Stepan Kravchenko and Yuliya Fedorinova
  • Reuters - Connecticut Governor orders review of Millstone nuclear plant viability - Scott DiSavino
  • Reuters - Hypothetically speaking, U.S. Admiral says ready for nuclear strike on China if Trump so ordered - Colin Packham and Melanie Burton
  • Reuters - Britain and Australia urge China to do more on North Korea threat - Swati Pandey; Colin Packham, and Ben Blanchard
  • Reuters - Commentary: Why it's risky for the U.S. to label Iran's IRGC a terror group - Maysam Behravesh
  • Reuters - Iran claims successful rocket test, move likely to anger U.S. - Dan Williams
  • Kalamazoo Gazette - Citizens ask about spent nuclear fuel storage, closure of Palisades - Brad Devereaux
  • Fortune - Renewable Energy Just Hit a Big Milestone - Erika Fry,Nicolas Rapp
  • Charleston Post Courier - Santee Cooper board to consider settlement with Toshiba over nuclear construction project - Thad Moore
  • The State - Santee Cooper board to discuss Toshiba settlement on troubled nuclear project - Sammy Fretwell
  • Orlando Weekly blog - State regulators grapple with Florida Power & Light nuclear plans - Jim Saunders
  • Missoula Independent - Uranium may carry a steep price in rural Utah - Stephanie Malin
  • The Hindu - Nuclear plant: 473 acres handed over to NPCIL
  • Energy Voice - Scientists find 'cure' for nuclear radiation exposure - David McPhee
  • Sky News - Security flaws 'leave nuclear plants at risk'
  • Poughkeepsie Journal - Letter: What's the real cost of closing Indian Point nuclear plant - Victor Margiotta, Wappingers Falls
  • Benzinga - The Book That's Exploding Atomic Bomb History–TrineDay's 2016 Release, Critical Mass
  • Chosun Ilbo - N.Korea Can Field Intercontinental Nuke 'Within a Year' - Yu Yong-weon, Cho Yi-jun
  • Korea Times - OpEd: Rethinking nuclear-free plan - Kwon Bong-woon
  • Sputnik News - Norway Finds Nuclear Disarmament 'Incompatible' With NATO Membership
  • Xinhua News - Commentary: Restraint, dialogue essential to solving the crisis on the Korean Peninsula
  • Daily Telegraph - Revealed: Government's electric car revolution could cost more than £200bn - Gordon Rayner, Steven Swinford
  • Brattleboro Reformer - Vermont Yankee concerns 'unfounded,' companies say - Mike Faher
  • World Nuclear News - Indian supply chain benefits from nuclear boost
  • World Nuclear News - Bugey 5 restarts following containment repairs
  • Penn Current, University of Pennsylvania - Nuclear power faces big hurdle: public perception - Katherine Unger Baillie
  • Law360 - Duke Owes $352M In Plant Termination Costs, 4th Circ. Told - Michael Phillis
  • Oak Ridge Today - House, Senate committees recommend funding to reduce Y-12's Protected Area - John Huotari
  • All Things Nuclear - Marijuana and Nuclear Power Plants - Dave Lochbaum, director, Nuclear Safety Project
  • IAEA - Equipped With New Capabilities, Laboratory in Pakistan Helps Improve Food Safety, Increase Exports - Jeremy Li, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Trend News Agency - Iran parliament's nuclear commission head calls cancelling of JCPOA - Emil Ilgar
  • NHK World - Inspection starts at nuclear plant in Niigata
  • NHK World - TEPCO plans to reform
  • Press TV - Iranian parliament body to meet on US threats against nuclear deal: MP
  • Sen. Patty Murray (D-WA) - HANFORD: After Pushing for Improved Worker Safety Protections, Senators Murray & Cantwell Secure New Provisions in Senate Bill to Address Ongoing Concerns of Chemical Vapor Exposures at Hanford
  • Ruben Kihuen, (D-NV4) - Rep. Kihuen: Yucca Mountain is No Place for Nuclear Waste
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Licenses and Radiation Safety Requirements for Irradiators FR Document: 2017-15769 Citation: 82 FR 34994 PDF Pages 34994-34995 (2 pages)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Combined License; Applications: Florida Power and Light Co.; Turkey Point, Units 6 and 7; Hearing FR Document: 2017-15752 Citation: 82 FR 34995 PDF Pages 34995-34997 (3 pages)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Determinations of Successful Completions of Inspections, Tests, and Analyses: South Carolina Electric and Gas Co., South Carolina Public Service Authority; Virgil C. Summer Nuclear Station, Units 2 and 3 FR Document: 2017-15753 Citation: 82 FR 34990 PDF Pages 34990-34991 (2 pages)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Determinations of Successful Completions of Inspections, Tests, and Analyses: Southern Nuclear Operating Co., Inc., Vogtle Electric Generating Plant, Units 3 and 4 FR Document: 2017-15754 Citation: 82 FR 34992 PDF Pages 34992-34993 (2 pages)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - License Applications; Amendments: Duke Energy Carolinas, LLC; Catawba Nuclear Station, Units 1 and 2; Withdrawal FR Document: 2017-15758 Citation: 82 FR 34991 PDF Pages 34991-34992 (2 pages)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - License Applications; Amendments: Vogtle Electric Generating Plant, Units 3 and 4; Ventilation System Changes FR Document: 2017-15756 Citation: 82 FR 34994 PDF Page 34994 (1 page)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Petitions: Exelon Generation Co., LLC; Braidwood Station, Units 1 and 2, and Byron Station, Unit Nos. 1 and 2 FR Document: 2017-15859 Citation: 82 FR 34993 PDF Pages 34993-34994 (2 pages)

    Wednesday, July 26, 2017

  • E&E Daily - APPROPRIATIONS: House begins sorting through dozens of policy, funding fights - George Cahlink and Geof Koss
  • Public News Service - House Vote on Nuclear Storage Bill has Illinois Implications
  • Patriot Ledger - NRC: Pilgrim crew 'deliberately' violated security procedures - Christine Legere
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - LANL Information Scientist Herbert Van de Sompel To Receive Paul Evan Peters Award - Submitted by Carol A. Clark
  • Idaho Mountain Express - Debating the future of energy--Transmission line project to have public hearing in Ketchum tonight - Peter Jensen
  • Bloomberg - Iran Says 'Hostile' U.S. Sanctions Vote Undermines Nuclear Deal - Ladane Nasseri
  • Bloomberg - Russia's $70 Billion 'Secret' Spending Lets Money Do the Talking - Evgenia Pismennaya and Anna Andrianova
  • Reuters - Rouhani says Iran will respond to any new U.S. sanctions - Babak Dehghanpisheh
  • Reuters - Trump says would be surprised if Iran compliant with nuclear deal: WSJ
  • Reuters - U.S. energy secretary duped into fake interview with Russian comedians - Timothy Gardner
  • Reuters - Trump warns 'emboldened' Iran to comply with nuclear deal - Steve Holland
  • Reuters - U.S. judge refuses to halt New York nuclear power plant subsidies - Jonathan Stempel
  • Ars Technica - Aboard the NS Savannah, America's first (and last) nuclear merchant ship--Years after shutdown, Savannah still waits for funding for its reactor decommissioning. - Sean Gallagher
  • New York Times - Hawaii Wants to Be Prepared for a Nuclear Attack by North Korea - Christine Hauser
  • The Hill blog - OpEd: Don't squander America's leadership in nuclear energy - Warren F. Miller, Peter B. Lyons and John F. Kotek
  • The State - SCE&G postpones nuclear meeting as project deadline nears - Sammy Fretwell
  • Johnstown Tribune-Democrat, PA - Editorial | Still high-energy: CTC enters nuclear sector
  • E&E Daily - TECHNOLOGY: Nuclear power fosters fleeting agreement on Hill - Umair Irfan
  • West Australian - Walkabout against uranium - Andrew Murdoch
  • Lompoc Record - Letters: Nuke power for the future; Nuke waste's true value - Raul Brenner, Solvang; Carl Wurtz, Vice president, Californians for Green Nuclear Power
  • Daily Caller - 300 Laymen Will Dictate Nuclear Future Of Entire Country - Andrew Follett
  • UAE National - UAE is 'role model' for peaceful nuclear power says energy chief--Barakah reactor is 96 per cent finished and ready to start in the New Year - James Langton
  • Lompoc Record - Guest Commentary: Making a case for nuclear energy - William Gloege lives in Santa Maria
  • Charleston Post Courier - SCE&G reschedules regulatory meeting about troubled nuclear project, raising fresh questions about its future - Thad Moore
  • Racine Journal Times - Editorial: Nuclear safety demands public accountability
  • Middletown Press and Journal, PA - Taxpayers shouldn't have to bail out the nuclear industry: David Williams
  • FOX8 High Point, NC - NC scientists, students work to keep Americans safe from nuclear threats - ob Buckley
  • IHS Jane's 360 - Trump administration opposes House measure funding MOX nuclear facility - Daniel Wasserbly
  • China Daily - CGN eyes Poland for China's nuclear exports - Zheng Xin
  • North Augusta Star - CAB tables debate on German spent nuclear fuel - Stacie Landrum
  • Times of India - 'Focus should be on creating awareness about nuclear energy'
  • Law360 - New York Beats Back Challenges To Nuke Plant Subsidies - Keith Goldberg
  • News & Star - Toshiba takes full control of Cumbria's new nuclear company - Japan News
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Toshiba buys additional stake in U.K. nuclear power unit
  • Aiken Standard - CAB recommends against using SRS for waste storage - Stacie Landrum
  • Tasnim News Agency - Iran, Russia Eye Boosting Cooperation in Nuclear Fuel Production
  • Energy Collective - Clean Nuclear Energy Handed Decisive Win In U.S. District Court - Rod Adams
  • Plymouth Herald - Investigation launched and crane work stopped at nuclear submarine dock in Plymouth - Gayle_Herald
  • Gulf News - Editorial: UAE's nuclear energy dreams getting underway
  • Power Line - Time To Think About Nukes Again? - Steven Hayward
  • NRDC.org - Federal Court Backs NY Power to Move to Lower CO2 Energy Mix - Miles Farmer
  • Xinhua News - Iran warns fresh U.S. sanctions harm nuclear deal implementation
  • Asahi Shimbun - Mayor: TEPCO's Niigata plant must close 5 reactors
  • Petra News Agency - Jordan, US discuss counter nuclear smuggling cooperation
  • Tri-City Herald - Hanford national park visitor center dedicated - Annette Cary
  • Yonhap News - N.K. warns of pre-emptive nuke strike on U.S. ahead of armistice anniv. - sooyeon@yna.co.kr
  • Bennington Banner - VY sale review will take longer - Mike Faher
  • Cumbria Crack - Top Japan boss impressed by Sellafield progress - Carl Fallowfield
  • Nigeria Guardian - Atomic Energy Agency advocates policy on safety in Nigeria - Clement Nwoji, Abuja
  • World Nuclear News - Toshiba completes NuGen acquisition
  • World Nuclear News - Judge dismisses New York nuclear subsidy case
  • World Nuclear News - Russian institute improves steel for nuclear reactors
  • Plymouth Herald - Dockyard chiefs' silence over crane ban at nuclear submarine dock - Gayle_Herald
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Public Interest Organizations File Lawsuit Against New Nuclear Bomb Plant - Submitted by Carol A. Clark
  • Hartford Courant - Can Millstone Survive Natural Gas? Malloy Orders State Review - Stephen Singer
  • The Island Now, NY - DEC reviewing 22 Nassau sites for radioactive materials
  • National Legal and Policy Center - Former Labor Secretary Perez Ignored Nuclear Plant Workers Pleas for Help - Carl Horowitz
  • Windham County Commons - Letter: Being able to move a meter needle does not equal dangerous - Howard Shaffer, Enfield, N.H.
  • Windham County Commons - Let's make NorthStar work - Guy Page, Berlin
  • Saudi Gazette - Atomic Project will optimize use of energy sources: Yamani
  • Oak Ridge Today - Federal funding of $28 million recommended for Y-12 fire station - John Huotari
  • IAEA - Nuclear Medicine Professionals in Africa Trained on Radiation Safety - Nanako Kogiku, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Trend News Agency - New US sanctions aim to kill Iran nuclear deal – expert - Farhad Daneshvar
  • Trend News Agency - Rouhani underplays significance of US sanctions on Iran - Khalid Kazimov
  • Trend News Agency - Senior Iranian diplomat: US sanctions breach nuclear deal - Khalid Kazimov
  • Trend News Agency - Trump not expected to reject bill on anti-Iran sanctions - expert - Kamila Aliyeva
  • Trend News Agency - Iranian-Chinese consortium wins biggest power transmission tender
  • Trend News Agency - US approves new Iran and Russia sanctions
  • Trend News Agency - Trump warns Iran to adhere to terms of nuclear deal or face problems
  • Trend News Agency - Iran will respond to US sanctions in kind: Larijani
  • NHK World - TEPCO plans to reform
  • Japan Times - Ministry pushes farmers to attain certification to supply food for Tokyo Olympics
  • Jiji Press - Toshiba Acquires Additional Stake in British Nuclear Power Unit
  • Press TV - Iranian president vows US bans will not go unanswered
  • Press TV - New US sanctions on Russia worries Brussels
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2017-15776 Citation: 82 FR 34707 PDF Page 34707 (1 page)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Orders: Fansteel, Inc. and FMRI (Subsidiary of Reorganized Fansteel); License Modification FR Document: 2017-15367 Citation: 82 FR 34707 PDF Pages 34707-34711 (5 pages)
  • Tennessee Valley Authority - Notice Charter Renewals: Regional Energy Resource Council FR Document: 2017-15670 Citation: 82 FR 34734 PDF Pages 34734-34735 (2 pages)
  • FAIR.org - How Media Spread CIA's Sectarian, Anti-Iran 'Mideast Cold War' Narrative - Ben Norton
  • FAIR.org - WaPo Worships Principled, Humanitarian McCain That's Never Existed - Adam Johnson

    Tuesday, July 25, 2017

  • DOE:IG - Assessment Report: OAI-V-17-05, Audit Coverage of Cost Allowability for Consolidated Nuclear Security LLC during July 1, 2014, through September 30, 2015, under Department of Energy Contract No. DE-NA-0001942
  • KNPR Las Vegas - Nevada Relies On A Mix Of Tactics, People In Yucca Mountain Fight - Doug Puppel
  • RT - Air Force secretary critical of nuclear waste routes to Yucca Mountain
  • E&E Daily - Titus vows to be 'the fighter' on Yucca if elected to Senate - Hannah Northey
  • RTO Insider - Overheard at NARUC: Katrina McMurrian of Nuclear Waste Strategy Coalition
  • Tri-City Herald - Letter: Tri-Cities completely decoupled from U.S. economy - Roger Erich Lenk, Franklin County
  • Washington Post - Senate Democrats call for an investigation of climate scientist whistleblower complaint - Juliet Eilperin
  • InsideClimate News - 8 Senators Call for Probe of 'Arbitrary' Reassignment of Federal Scientists - Sabrina Shankman
  • HNN Huntingtonnews - Nuclear Workers ask DOL for Hearings - Terrie Barrie
  • Los Alamos Monitor - Senate committee OK's funds for key LANL programs - Tris DeRoma
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Los Alamos National Lab Cleanup Means More Jobs, Healthier Local Environment
  • Oak Ridger - Fed appropriations act approved; includes millions of dollars for Y-12, ORNL, UPF
  • Monadnock Ledger-Transcript, Peterborough, NH - Letter: More thoughts on nuclear plants - Howard Shaffer, Enfield, NH
  • KNDO/KNDO Yakima/Kennewick - Senators Murray, Cantwell secure new provisions in senate bill to address Hanford chemical vapor concerns
  • Tri-City Herald - Hanford workers exposed to vapors could seek help at proposed center - Annette Cary
  • Reuters - TABLE-Swiss nuclear plant outages - Vera Eckert
  • The Guardian - Google enters race for nuclear fusion technology - Damian Carrington
  • U.S. News & World Report - Nuclear Plant Workers Violated Security Due to Forgotten ID
  • The Conversation - Small nuclear power reactors: Future or folly? - MV Ramana
  • Lompoc Record - Letter(#1): Nuke waste not a peril - Gene Nelson, Central Coast government liaison, Californians For Green Nuclear Power, Arroyo Grande
  • Inhabitat NYC - The UK's newest nuclear power plant could literally shoot rainbows into the sky - Nicole Jewell
  • IAEA - IAEA Holds Pilot Course to Help Future Nuclear Leaders Sharpen Safety Leadership Skills - Eric Beaupre, IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security
  • China Daily - CGN in talk to build first nuclear power plant in Poland
  • China Daily - CGN: 'Too early' to judge Hinkley costs - Zheng Xin | China Daily | Updated: 2017-07-07 09:06
  • World Nuclear News - Langer Heinrich company value seen at $538 million
  • World Nuclear News - Barakah 2 completes cold testing
  • World Nuclear News - Kazakhstan Tokamak approaches new phase
  • World Nuclear News - Japan accepts nuclear policy guidance document
  • Gulf News - Media given official tour of Barakah nuclear plant site - Sami Zaatari, Staff Reporter
  • Focus Taiwan - Nuclear reactor resumes operations under AEC approval - Liao Yu-yang and Lee Hsin-Yin
  • Independent Barents Observer - Nuclear missile cruiser out of the waters for 3,5 years--Russia's largest warship needs upgrades - Thomas Nilsen
  • Asahi Shimbun - TEPCO releases video of 'nuclear debris' at Fukushima plant - Kohei Tomida
  • Mainichi Daily News - TEPCO releases new footage of suspected melted fuel debris at Fukushima plant
  • Iran Front Page - 'Iran, EU to Go Ahead with Nuclear Deal without US'
  • Iran Front Page - Iran Can 'Satisfy' US by Restricting IAEA Inspection: Larijani
  • Xinhua News - Belarus' nuclear power plant to become operational by 2020
  • TASS - Rosatom expects Vietnam to revive construction plans for nuclear power plant
  • Bucharest Business Review - Nuclearelectrica to extend negotiations for nuclear reactors 3 and 4 from Cernavoda - Georgiana Bendre
  • Romania Insider - Romania's Nuclearelectrica postpones again negotiations for reactors 3, 4
  • KNSI Radio, St. Cloud, MN - Emergency Drill At Monticello Nuclear Plant
  • The Nerve, S.C. Policy Council - A huge hike to cover troubled nuclear reactors--Santee Cooper proposes raising residential rates by almost 10 percent - Robert Meyerowitz
  • MuskokaRegion Metroland - Letter: Writer spreading alarmist information about nuclear energy - Hugh Holland, Huntsville
  • Rutland Herald - Men who went 'exploring' at Vt. Yankee face charges - Susan Smallheer
  • Brattleboro Reformer - VY sale review will take longer - Mike Faher
  • Helsinki Times - Fennovoima yet to file requisite documents to Finland's nuclear safety authority - Aleksi Teivainen
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - What is Euratom and why has it emerged as a Brexit battleground? - Robert J. Downes
  • China Post - Nuke 3 reactor brought online after outage
  • The Hankyoreh - Editorial] Debate on Shin-Kori reactors a case study in deliberative democracy
  • Korea Herald - Panel on Shin-Kori reactor fate under fire - Choi He-suk
  • Patriot-News - OpEd: Let's save TMI and the jobs that come with it - Thomas L. Mehaffie, III
  • Aiken Standard - CAB tables some recommendations during the first part of a two-day meeting - Stacie Landrum
  • Cape Cod Times - Letter: Alpha particles do not emanate from tritium - David Fisher, East Orleans
  • Washington Technology - Nevada site contract saga ends, winner Honeywell JV to move forward - Ross Wilkers
  • ConstructionNews UK - Hinkley roof fall lands EDF and Doosan Babcock with safety notice - Jack Simpson
  • Myrtle Beach Sun News - Your power bill went up in April, and it may go up again if these rate increases are passed - Audrey Hudson
  • NRC - NRC Names New Senior Resident Inspector at Arkansas Nuclear One
  • USGS - M 4.4 - 33km ENE of Namie, Japan
  • USGS - M 4.5 - 6km ENE of Yamada, Japan
  • Trend News Agency - Iran sets up commission to study moves against US sanctions - Farhad Daneshvar
  • Trend News Agency - US Navy ship fired warning shots at an Iranian boat in the Persian Gulf
  • Asahi Shimbun - Scorched A-bomb soil exhibited in Hiroshima - Sonoko Miyazaki
  • Japan Times - Extraction plan for Fukushima fuel debris planned for September - Japan News
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - TEPCO seeks dialogue over Niigata N-plant
  • Yonhap News - Russia's deputy nuke negotiator visits N. Korea
  • Press TV - Iran will respond to US sanctions in kind: Larijani
  • Internal Revenue Service - Proposed Rule Nuclear Decommissioning Funds: Public Hearings FR Document: 2017-15543 Citation: 82 FR 34456 PDF Pages 34456-34457 (2 pages)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Rule List of Approved Spent Fuel Storage Casks: TN Americas, LLC, NUHOMS EOS Dry Spent Fuel Storage System, Certificate of Compliance No. 1042; Correction FR Document: 2017-15521 Citation: 82 FR 34387 PDF Pages 34387-34388 (2 pages)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Safeguards on Nuclear Material—Implementation of United States/International Atomic Energy Agency Agreement FR Document: 2017-15540 Citation: 82 FR 34556 PDF Pages 34556-34557 (2 pages)
  • Senator Dean Heller (R-NV) - Update on Fight Against Yucca Mountain - Rep. Ruben Kihuen (D-NV4)
  • Ruben Kihuen, (D-NV4) - REP. KIHUEN INTRODUCES 12 AMENDMENTS TO "MINIBUS" APPROPRIATIONS BILLS
  • HNN Huntingtonnews - Fall Film Festival includes Documentary on St. Louis Nuclear Waste Site and Landfill Fire - Tony Rutherford

    Monday, July 24, 2017

  • WNNU Northern Public Radio - Illinois Issues: The Prairie State's Nuclear Waste Conundrum - Kevin McDermott
  • Union of Concerned Scientists blog - Six Months into the Trump Administration: Science and Public Health Under Siege - Kathleen Rest
  • OPB.org - Options Weighed For Remaining Radioactive Hanford Tunnel - Anna King
  • KOB TV4 Albuquerque - Canceled Kirtland jet fuel spill meeting irks activists - Associated Press
  • Bloomberg - Melted Fuel Hunt Marks Advance in Japan's 40-Year Atomic Cleanup - Stephen Stapczynski
  • Bloomberg - U.K. Opens Power Grid to Batteries in Step to Save $52 Billion - Mathew Carr and Jess Shankleman
  • Reuters - Romania's U2 nuclear reactor reconnected to power grid - Radu-Sorin Marinas
  • Reuters - South Korea's new energy minister says to support nuclear reactor exports - Jane Chung
  • Casper Star-Tribune - Rep. Liz Cheney will give the keynote address at uranium symposium in Casper - Heather Richards
  • Washington Post - Fukushima's melted nuclear fuel likely sighted in ghostly underwater images - Kyle Swenson
  • CNN - Fukushima robot reveals first sign of melted fuel in submerged reactor - Euan McKirdy and Yoko Wakatsuki
  • All Things Nuclear - Nuclear Plant Cyber Security - Dave Lochbaum, director, Nuclear Safety Project
  • Washington Free Beacon - Obama Faulted the Bush Administration for Failing Nuclear Workers in 2008 - Susan Crabtree
  • Kyiv Post - Ukraine buys nuclear fuel worth $175 million in January-May - Interfax-Ukraine
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Warnings on Vogtle go back to its inception - Kristi E. Swartz
  • SeeNews Southeast Europe - Romania's Cernavoda NPP Unit 2 reconnects to grid
  • Paducah Sun - Paducah nuclear plant workers honored with traveling tribute
  • ABS-CBN News - 'Floating' nuclear plants can help PH meet energy needs: envoy
  • Japan Times - NRA to put radiation posts on Tsushima, Yonaguni to monitor atomic plants in South Korea and Taiwan
  • Radio Prague - Brussels calls for Czech strategy for radioactive waste - Chris Johnstone
  • News Corp Australia - Jabiru could shut down with the closure of the town's Ranger mine - Olivia Lambert
  • World Nuclear News - US Navy commissions new nuclear ship
  • World Nuclear News - Greater transparency for nuclear safety convention
  • World Nuclear News - Three Chinese reactors approach commissioning
  • China Post - Nuke plant reactor isn't back online yet, but power supply is stable
  • Focus Taiwan - Nuclear reactor problem fixed, awaiting AEC go-ahead: Taipower - Liao Yu-yang and Lee Hsin-Yin
  • KBS WORLD Radio - Gov't Begins Process to Decide on Suspension of 2 Nuclear Reactors
  • The Hankyoreh - Residents who once opposed nuclear power now oppose construction suspension - Cho Kye-wan
  • Joongang Daily - Commission on Shin Kori 5, 6 is given its orders - Sarah Kim
  • PULSE, Maeil Business News Korea - Public committee to discuss fate of Korean nuclear reactors kicks off
  • Philadelphia Inquirer - OpEd: There's no possible justification for Pa. to prop up nuclear plants with public dollars - David Williams
  • Yonhap News - Gov't appoints members of panel overseeing opinion collection over nuke reactors - sshluck@yna.co.kr
  • Xinhua News - China urges political decisions on Korean nuclear issue
  • Oak Ridge Today - Federal lawsuit asks for environmental review of new UPF design - John Huotari
  • Standard Republic - Saudi Arabia launches program for nuclear energy - Alexander Simon
  • The Guardian - Drop in wind energy costs adds pressure for government rethink - Adam Vaughan
  • INFORUM, Fargo, ND - Minnesota Congressman backs bill authorizing interim storage of nuclear waste at Nevada's Yucca Mountain - Maureen McMullen
  • News & Star - Nuclear chief to chair innovation body
  • Brattleboro Reformer - Letter: Let the process work - Guy Page, Vermont Energy Partnership
  • Global Times - Poland, China General Nuclear discuss power project as part of strategic cooperation
  • San Diego Reader - Someone else can clean it up--General Atomics looks to offload uranium Superfund site in Colorado - Dave Rice
  • Daily Energy Insider - Senate subcommittee approves $38.4 billion funding for Energy Department research - Alex Murtha
  • Augusta Chronicle - SRS completes construction on new saltstone disposal unit
  • International Business Times UK - World's first floating wind farm could revolutionise renewable energy industry - James Billington
  • USGS - M 4.5 - 42km WNW of Tenno, Japan
  • IAEA - Teaching a Global Audience in Emergency Preparedness and Response Requirements - Sinead Harvey, IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security
  • IAEA - IAEA Director General Held Talks With Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister
  • Trend News Agency - Iran in default of the spirit of nuclear agreement: US
  • NHK World - Deposits in reactor likely to be fuel debris
  • NHK World - Japan to host meeting on nuclear disarmament
  • Asahi Shimbun - EDITORIAL: Is nuclear power compatible with human rights in Constitution?
  • BelTA - Lukashenko: Belarus attaches close attention to BelNPP construction
  • BelTA - Belarusian, Ukrainian rescuers to hold joint trainings
  • BelTA - Belarusian NPP to be fully commissioned in summer of 2020
  • Press TV - US on its own in seeking to undermine Iran nuclear deal: Qassemi
  • National Atomic Testing Museum - Distinguished Lecture Series: The History of Yucca Mountain - Dr. Michael Voegele
  • Newsy - The Robot Searching Fukushima's Reactors May Have Made A Big Discovery - Jake Jones
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Team Japan eyes all-in-one exports in natural gas power generation
  • Unz Review - Trump: End the Syria War Now - Eric Margolis
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Nevada FR Document: 2017-15474 Citation: 82 FR 34293 PDF Page 34293

    Sunday, July 23, 2017

  • Pahrump Valley Times - Congressman Kihuen wants to defund Yucca licensing - Daria Sokolova
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Air Force chief objects to Yucca Mountain nuclear routes - Keith Rogers
  • Truthout - Former CIA Intelligence Analyst Says Whistleblowers Are Vital to a Transparent Democracy - Sunday, July 23, 2017 By Mark Karlin
  • Nevada Appeal - Sen. Dean Heller: Standing up for Nevada's veterans
  • AP News - Trump asserts all agree he has 'complete power' to pardon - Darlene Superville
  • AP News - Robot finds likely melted fuel heap inside Fukushima reactor - Mari Yamaguchi
  • Bloomberg - Trump Barrels Down a Road of No Return--Will Republicans apply the brakes before it's too late? - Albert R. Hunt
  • Bloomberg - Japan Captures More Photographs of Likely Melted Fukushima Fuel - Stephen Stapczynski
  • Bloomberg - Tehran Seeks Release of Detained Iranian Citizens in U.S. - The Associated Press
  • Reuters - TABLE-Swiss nuclear plant outages - Vera Eckert
  • BBC - Fukushima disaster: Robot finds possible melted nuclear fuel
  • Asahi Shimbun - Melted nuke fuel images show struggle facing Fukushima plant - Kohei Tomida
  • Asahi Shimbun - Memos found from man who shot Hiroshima 'phantom film' - Gen Okamoto
  • Hindustan Times - India must keep the nuclear energy door open
  • Deutsche Welle - Fukushima: Possible melted nuclear fuel found inside reactor
  • The Guardian - Fukushima: robot images show massive deposits thought to be melted nuclear fuel - Associated Press
  • Longmont Times-Call - CU Boulder researcher seeks to extend understanding of nuclear winter--Brian Toon has explored impacts of ultimate weapons since 1980s - Charlie Brennan
  • State Journal-Register - Letter: The doctrine of nuclear self-destruction - Chris Tabing, Coulterville
  • Korea Times - [Debate] Shin Kori reactors: to be or not to be - Ko Dong-hwan
  • Tri-City Herald - Guest column: Nuclear power plants protected from hackers - Jim Conca
  • Washington Post - How ISIS nearly stumbled on the ingredients for a 'dirty bomb' - Joby Warrick and Loveday Morris
  • Forbes blog - Isis and The C-60 For A Dirty Bomb In Mosul - Not A Huge Problem - Tim Worstall
  • Focus Taiwan - Taiwan's power supply under pressure amid nuclear reactor problems - Chiu Po-sheng and Evelyn Kao
  • London Times - Koreans target £10bn Welsh nuclear plant - John Collingridge
  • Press TV - US violation of nuclear deal won't go unanswered: Iran official
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - Nuclear decommissioning panel still organizing - Frank Mand
  • Herald Scotland - Plans to replace Trident slammed as "unachievable" by Westminster watchdog
  • London Times - 'Red alert' over Trident reactor costs - Mark Hookham and Tim Ripley
  • HomeTownSource MN - Unsung heroes: Atomic veterans, families rally for awareness
  • News 12 Long Island - Radium concerns trigger review of LI Superfund, landfill sites
  • Burnham-On-Sea - Hinkley Point C's cost to consumers could surge to £50bn, says report
  • OilPrice - Trump May Have Unintentionally Killed U.S. Nuclear - Leonard Hyman & William Tilles
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - NNSA Spearheads International Effort To Convert Ghana Reactor To Low Enriched Uranium Fuel - Carol A. Clark
  • Focus Taiwan - Reactor problem at Third Nuclear Power Plant to be resolved - Huang Li-yun and Ko Lin
  • Aiken Standard - SRS completes construction of new saltstone disposal unit
  • Salon - Myths and facts to know ahead of Rick Perry's study on the electrical grid and renewable energy - Lisa Hymas, Media Matters
  • Tri-City Herald - PNNL lending a hand – and technology – to first responders - Steven Ashby, Director, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
  • USGS - M 5.6 - 138km ENE of Miyako, Japan
  • Trend News Agency - Iran not to accept any offer for resumption of talks on JCPOA
  • NHK World - Suspected fuel debris found in Fukushima reactor
  • Japan Times - Quake, tsunami, volcano risks stalk Olympic organizers
  • Mainichi Daily