Tuesday, October 21, 2014

  • Law360 - Reid Blasts NRC's Approval Of Yucca Nuclear Waste Site - Benjamin Horney
  • Main Line Media News - Limerick nuke plant's license renewed for 20 years - Evan Brandt
  • Forbes - Partial NRC Report On Yucca Mt A Win For Science - James Conca
  • Cape Cod Times - Sen. Wolf testifies at trial of anti-nuclear activists - Christine Legere
  • Rock Hill Herald - DOE, EPB, ORNL Begin New Partnership
  • Taos News - LANL Foundation names new CEO
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - Oak Ridge National Lab to help EPB improve Chattanooga's smart grid - Dave Flessner
  • Bloomberg TV - Do Fracking, Shale Gas Fit Into U.K. Energy Policy?
  • Reuters - Iran arrests several spies near Bushehr nuclear plant: Fars news agency - Parisa Hafezi
  • Reuters - Ex-SAIC unit to pay $1.5 million over conflict of interest in government contract - Aruna Viswanatha
  • Reuters - Going nuclear: Australia's Macquarie buys Deutsche uranium book -source - David Sheppard
  • Reuters - Japan's new METI minister says will restart reactors deemed safe - Mari Saito and Kentaro Hamada
  • Reuters - Fukushima film shows reality sinking in for 'nuclear refugees' - Chris Gallagher
  • Reuters - Exclusive: Iran offers 'compromises' in nuclear talks, West unmoved - Parisa Hafezi and Louis Charbonneau
  • Reuters - Iran acts to comply with interim nuclear deal with powers: IAEA - Fredrik Dahl

    Monday, October 20, 2014

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

    Sunday, October 19, 2014

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

    Saturday, October 18, 2014

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

    Friday, October 17, 2014

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

    Thursday, October 16, 2014

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

    Wednesday, October 15, 2014

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

    Tuesday, October 14, 2014

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

    Monday, October 13, 2014

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