Tuesday, September 27, 2016

  • Myrtle Beach Sun News - Plan surfaces for new nuclear disposal ground in SC - SAMMY FRETWELL and JEFF WILKINSON
  • Politico - Clean Power Plan's big day in court - Anthony Adragna
  • Forbes - OpEd: Passive-Aggressive Fight Against Plutonium Economy Continues Unabated - Rod Adams, Contributor
  • Boston Globe - Letter: State ought to have an interest in closing Pilgrim nuclear plant - Juliet R. Bernstein, Chatham
  • OPB.org - New US Bill Would Further Protect Hanford Whistleblowers - Anna King
  • Tri-City Herald - Energy Northwest investigation finds good culture, room for improvement - Annette Cary
  • Tri-City Herald - Ticket sales end Sept. 27 for historic B Reactor concerts - Sara Schilling
  • Reuters - China upset as U.S. sanctions firm tied to North Korea nuclear program - Ben Blanchard
  • Reuters - Cost of modernizing U.S. nuclear weapons to fall to next president - Yeganeh Torbati
  • Bloomberg - Mosaic's Radioactive Sinkhole Problem Could Mean Mine Delays - Jen Skerritt
  • AP - Carter: Nuke force changes are 'bearing fruit' - Robert Burns
  • AP - Pentagon chief pledges $108 billion to fix nuclear force - Robert Burns
  • AP - Iran says some sanctions under nuclear deal still in place - George Jahn
  • Fox News Latino - Cuba, Russia sign nuclear energy cooperation deal
  • UAE National - UAE's nuclear programme 'a model' for the world - Caline Malek
  • Power Engineering International - Nuclear growth to continue at reduced rate - report - Diarmaid Williams
  • BelTA - Belarusian nuclear power plant project on display in IAEA HQ in Vienna
  • AllAfrica - Angola At Atomic Energy Agency Meeting
  • BelTA - IAEA director general hails Belarus' decision to invite assessment missions
  • POWERmag - Nuclear Power Projected to Expand: 30 Developing Countries Considering the Energy Source - Aaron Larson
  • IEEE Spectrum - "Too Cheap to Meter" Nuclear Power Revisited - Vaclav Smil
  • Anadolu Agency - Armenian nuclear plant should be shut down: Turkey
  • Mehr News - Negotiations with US, Russia, IAEA constructive
  • Deccan Chronicle - Centre to set up nuclear plants in Uttarakhand, Punjab, Haryana - PTI
  • SA Times Johannesburg - Nuclear corporation's spending comes under scrutiny of Auditor-General
  • Mail & Guardian - Fears mount over true motivations for SA's planned nuclear deal - Hartmut Winkler
  • Wilkes-Barre Citizens' Voice - Reactor work set at nuclear plant - Bob Kalinowski
  • Platts - Talen will shut Pennsylvania nuclear unit for repairs soon - William Freebairn
  • BelTA - Nikolai Grusha: Safety of a nuclear power plant depends heavily on personnel training
  • BelTA - Belarus to return compromised reactor vessel to Russia
  • BelTA - No international procedures missed in Belarusian nuclear power plant construction project
  • BelTA - Belarus to promote green technologies for reducing greenhouse gas emissions
  • BelTA - Belarus to invite IAEA Integrated Nuclear Infrastructure Review mission
  • BelTA - Belarus stresses paramount importance of nuclear safety
  • Clacton and Frinton Gazette - Bid to store more nuclear waste at Bradwell given green light - Rebecca Creed
  • World Tribune - Advanced Russian nuclear missile sub arrives in Far East
  • BelTA - Belarus urges UN to address nuclear disarmament in conjunction with other issues
  • Daily Excelsior - Govt exploring opportunities for nuclear power plants in U'khand, Punjab, Haryana
  • Interfax-Ukraine - Government approves procedure for crossing border for spent nuclear fuel
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - PG&E wants to limit discussion on what happens after Diablo Canyon closes - Kaytlyn Leslie
  • PennEnergy - PG&E responds to public comments on Diablo Canyon joint proposal
  • Energy Business Review - CGN Power to acquire $1.5bn nuclear assets in China
  • Yonhap News - N.K. likely to conduct another nuke test this year: Seoul official - sooyeon@yna.co.kr
  • The Guardian - Jeremy Corbyn steps back from damaging Trident row - Anushka Asthana, Rowena Mason and Heather Stewart
  • Daily Californian - Berkeley Lab physicist Edward Joseph Lofgren dies at 102 - Katherine Yen
  • The Independent - Sixty years on, the Maralinga bomb tests remind us not to put security over safety - Liz Tynan
  • Cape Cod Times - Legislators push for Pilgrim upgrades - Christine Legere
  • POWERmag - Japan Kills Monju but Not Breeders - Thomas Overton
  • Vermont Public Radio - Vermont Yankee To Sell Equipment, Supplies Worth $20 Million At Public Auction - Howard Weiss-Tisman
  • BelTA - Belarus to invite Czech specialists for BelNPP stress tests
  • Matangi Tonga - Tonga wants to join Int'l Atomic Energy Agency
  • Reuters - Fukushima operator to delay bond issue to 2017 -newspaper - Osamu Tsukimori
  • Public Citizen - U.S. Court of Appeals to Hear Flawed Arguments Against Nation's Landmark Clean Power Plan - Statement of David Arkush
  • DOE - Secretary Moniz Announces Removal of All Highly Enriched Uranium from Poland
  • GAO - Waste Management: DOD Has Generally Addressed Legislative Requirements on the Use of Burn Pits but Needs to Fully Assess Health Effects GAO-16-781
  • NWTRB - Summer 2016 Board Meeting Transcript
  • IAEA - Cleaning Up a Toxic Legacy: Environmental Remediation of Former Uranium Production Sites - Andrew Green, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - Boron Neutron Capture Therapy Back in Limelight After Successful Trials - Andrew Green, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - New Mobile App to Help Doctors Evaluate Cancer in Women - Nicole Jawerth, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - The Right Education for a Sustainable Industry: INMA Prepares Professionals in Nuclear Technology Management - May Fawaz-Huber, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - New IAEA Laboratories to Help Member States Achieve Sustainable Development Goals - Julian Ludmer, IAEA Department of Nuclear Sciences and Applications
  • World Nuclear News - UK regulator prepared for Hualong One
  • World Nuclear News - Areva announces new BWR weld inspection technique
  • World Nuclear News - The transformation of Iran
  • World Nuclear News - Japanese minister charts 'steady progress' after Fukushima
  • World Nuclear News - Hot tests completed at fourth Yangjiang unit
  • The Guardian - Brexit 'could trigger' UK departure from nuclear energy treaty - José Rojo
  • Energy Department - Proposed Rule Convention on Supplementary Compensation: Nuclear Damage Contingent Cost Allocation FR Document: 2016-23271 Citation: 81 FR 66199 PDF Page 66199
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Establishments of Atomic Safety and Licensing Boards: Tennessee Valley Authority, Browns Ferry Nuclear Plant Units 1, 2, and 3 FR Document: 2016-23104 Citation: 81 FR 66301 PDF Page 66301
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Facility Operating and Combined Licenses: Applications and Amendments Involving No Significant Hazards Considerations FR Document: 2016-23097 Citation: 81 FR 66301 PDF Pages 66301-66314
  • NHK World - Japan to submit UN anti-nuclear draft resolution

    Monday, September 26, 2016

  • Reuters - China probes North Korea bank suspected of nuclear link - South Korea paper - James Pearson; Additional reporting by Ben Blanchard
  • Reuters - Southern Japan jolted by 5.7 magnitude quake - Elaine Lies
  • Reuters - Iran has no reason to point finger over sanctions, U.S. says - Francois Murphy
  • Reuters - China buys record North Korean coal as sanctions ignored: Russell - Clyde Russell
  • Bloomberg - Nuclear Woes Push French Power to Biggest Jump Since 2010: Chart - Rachel Morison
  • Bloomberg - CGN Power Buys $1.5 Billion of Parent's China Nuclear Assets - Aibing Guo
  • Bloomberg - U.S. to Try Again on Missile Defenses as N. Korea Threat Grows - Anthony Capaccio
  • AP - Iran says some sanctions under nuclear deal still in place - George Jahn
  • Belfast Telegraph - Letter: Politicians and businesses must quickly realise that fossil fuels and nuclear energy are not way forward - Philip Allen, Belfast
  • LSE Business Review - Hinkley Point C nuclear station: an expensive solution to a cheap problem - Andreas Gandolfo
  • Blackpool Gazette - Letter: POWER: Invest in renewable energy - Royston Jones, Beryl Avenue, Anchorsholme
  • The Nation Thailand - IAEA: 30 developing countries mulling nuclear power programmes
  • Sputnik News - IAEA Chief Lauds Russia's Role as Very Important Provider of Nuclear Technology
  • BelTA - IAEA ready to assist developing countries in implementing their nuclear programs
  • Sputnik News - IAEA's 60th General Conference to Kick Off in Vienna on Monday
  • BelTA - Belarus to take part in 60th IAEA General Conference in Vienna
  • BelTA - Rosatom head: The IAEA should maintain its status of a professional and non-political organization
  • The Guardian - Maralinga nuclear tests, 60 years on: a reminder not to put security before scrutiny - Liz Tynan
  • Pocono Record - Susquehanna nuclear plant plans maintenance outage
  • Albany Times Union - Pipeline spurs nuclear fears--Critics says AIM plan endangers those living near power plant - Amanda Fries
  • Sputnik News - Russia, Tunisia Sign Nuclear Energy Cooperation Agreement in Vienna
  • News Ghana - No deal signed on procurement of nuclear power
  • Business Day Johannesburg - Evidence against nuclear raises doubt about process - Helen Zille
  • AllAfrica - South Africa: Govt Spends Millions On Nuclear Advice - Minister
  • World Nuclear News - Europe needs to revise nuclear strategy, says committee
  • World Nuclear News - Steam generators the subject of ASN attention
  • World Nuclear News - UK site investigations nearing completion
  • World Nuclear News - SMRs may lead the way to nuclear standardisation, says lawyer
  • Armenpress.am - Without replacing power Armenian nuclear power plant's closure is impossible – Hayk Badalyan
  • Sputnik News - Highly Enriched Uranium Used in Polish Research Reactor Returned to Russia
  • Lusaka Times Zambia - Sinkamba questions the country's capacity to handle nuclear technology in an event of a disaster
  • Youngstown Vindicator - OpEd: How far do you live from Koeberg? - Rev Rachel Mash, Anglican Church Environmental Network
  • Vermont Journalism Trust - Vermont Yankee gets $143 million fuel storage project in gear - Mike Faher
  • Port Augusta Transcontinental - Letter(#2): Nuclear waste: do we want lots more in future? - Dr Margaret Beavis, president, Medical Association for Prevention of War
  • AsiaOne - Nagasaki atom bomb survivor urges denuclearization of world
  • SF Bayview - Community welcomes agreement to reexamine radiation risk at Hunters Point Shipyard - Ahimsa Porter Sumchai MD
  • Brattleboro Reformer - Vermont Yankee, state emergency plan kept but reduced - Chris Mays
  • CleanTechnica - South Africa's Changing Energy Landscape - Leonie Joubert
  • Tasnim News Agency - Iran Seriously Warns US against Failure to Implement JCPOA
  • DOE - Secretary Moniz Announces Removal of All Highly Enriched Uranium from Poland
  • Sofia News Agency - Bulgarian Energy Commission Chairman: No Problems Expected Concerning EC Approval of NEC Loan - See more at: Sofia News Agency
  • Omaha World-Herald - With projects popping up across Nebraska, future of solar power brightens - Paul Hammel
  • Melbourne Age - Sixty years on, the Maralinga bomb tests remind us not to put security over safety - Liz Tynan
  • Energy Live News - Investment for Hinkley 'could be better placed elsewhere' - Jacqueline Echevarria
  • NRC blog - Radium Part I: Opening Pandora's Box - Tom Wellock, NRC Historian
  • IAEA - Enhancing Emergency Preparedness and Response Through Effective Cooperation and Information Exchange - Vincent Fournier, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - Russian Nuclear Research Reactor to Become International R&D Hub under IAEA Label - Miklos Gaspar, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - International Physical Protection Advisory Service: Twenty Years of Achievement - May Fawaz-Huber, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - Member States' Commitment to Treaties Strengthens Nuclear Safety and Security Globally - Andrea Gioia, IAEA Office of Legal Affairs; Vincent Fournier, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - IAEA Director General Hails Significant Achievements in Peaceful Nuclear Science over Six Decades as 60th General Conference Opens - Aabha Dixit, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication; Richard Murphy, IAEA Director General's Office for Coordination
  • IAEA - 60 Years: 60 Pictures - An Overview of the IAEA's Work
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea, U.S. consulting each other at 'various' levels to deal with N.K. - kokobj@yna.co.kr
  • Press TV - Israeli nukes threaten region stability, NPT credibility: Iran nuclear chief
  • Asahi Shimbun - Moderate quakes rattle Japan; no injuries or damage reported - The Associated Press
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Strong quake hits islands in Kagoshima
  • Mainichi Daily News - A-bomb survivors call for nuclear abolition at memorial event in Tokyo
  • Mainichi Daily News - Anxiety soars as cesium builds up in Fukushima dams
  • Mainichi Daily News - M5.7 quake rattles Japan's southern island of Okinawa
  • Mainichi Daily News - High levels of radioactive cesium pooling at dams near Fukushima nuke plant
  • Energy Department - Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Paducah FR Document: 2016-23098 Citation: 81 FR 66004 PDF Pages 66004-66005
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Weekly Summary FR Document: 2016-22990 Citation: 81 FR 66013 PDF Page 66013
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2016-23264 Citation: 81 FR 66093 PDF Page 66093

    Sunday, September 25, 2016

  • Santa Fe New Mexican - After controversial firing, ex-LANL employee looking to rebuild career
  • Tri-City Herald - Hanford bike ride, artifact display part of park service centennial - Annette Cary
  • Lewiston Tribune, Lewiston, ID - Vapors may slow emptying Hanford tanks - Associated Press
  • Herald Journal, Logan UT - Letter: Local nuclear reactor poses serious concerns - Dave Powelson, Logan
  • Reuters - UAE says Iran wasted no time in undermining regional security - Yara Bayoumy and Michelle Nichols
  • Bloomberg - North Korea's First Air Show Wows the Crowds With Scale-Model F-16s - Eric Talmadge, Associated Press
  • AP - Pentagon chief is expert on nukes but says little about them - Robert Burns
  • AP - Clinton, Trump to meet separately with Israel PM Netanyahu - Ken Thomas
  • AP - Attendees at North Korean air show wowed by model F-16 -
  • AP - Attendees at North Korean air show wowed by model F-16
  • Military.com - US Air Force Set to Replace Intercontinental Nuke Arsenal - Thomas Watkins, Agence France Presse
  • SA Business Times - 'Eskom's nuclear build cost and running projections are overheated' - Analyst - Asha Speckman
  • Virginian-Pilot - OpEd: Win Porter: Tidewater should lead in small nuclear power plants - J. Winston Porter, national energy and environment consultant
  • Manila Bulletin - Gatchalian: Not closing doors on nuclear energy for PH - MB Online
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Electric bill: 'Look at whole picture,' utlity CEO says of South Carolina nuclear project costs - David Wren
  • Herald Scotland - Nuclear bomb convoy crash a fallout threat to Glasgow
  • Joongang Daily - Experts divided in support of nation's nuclear armament - kim.sarah@joongang.co.kr
  • Singapore Straits Times - Rising from the scars of its nuclear past to push for a better world - Han Fook Kwang
  • Corpus Christi Caller Times - The misguided politics of renewable energy - Forum: Robert Furgason & Bill Maxwell
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - TVA promotes two executives to replace chief operating officer
  • Cal Coast News - OpEd: Post Diablo suggestions lacking - Gordon Mullin
  • Southeast Missourian - Bridgeton landfill operator settles suit with 34 homeowners - Jim Salter
  • Sputnik News - Something Rotten in State of Iran: Why Tehran Runs in Place As Sanctions Lifted
  • UAE National - Barakah nuclear power plant nears finish line
  • Beyond Nuclear - New report reveals the very real -- and frightening -- risks of nuclear transports
  • Asahi Shimbun - Records of Diet's Fukushima investigation still under wraps - Akira Minami
  • FoE Adelaide - Camp out on Adnyamathanha country – no nuclear waste dump 7-9 Oct - "
  • FoE Adelaide - Camp out on Adnyamathanha country &ndash

    Saturday, September 24, 2016

  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Guest column: Consent-based waste storage - Tami Thatcher
  • Augusta Chronicle - Everybody has to be somewhere(#3): SPEAKING OF POLITICAL - Damon Cline
  • The Hill - Green group endorses in key Senate races - Devin Henry
  • Adelaide Advertiser - Warm inner glow: SA's nuke future?
  • Cape Cod Times - Pilgrim protesters allowed back in Statehouse
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Secretary Of Defense Ash Carter To Visit LANL - Carol A. Clark
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - DOE Releases Final Request For Proposal For Los Alamos Legacy Cleanup Contract - Carol A. Clark
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Local column: Money in politics - Steve Piet
  • KLIX Twin FAlls - Energy Department: East Idaho Radioactive Cleanup Moving Ahead -
  • KLIX Twin FAlls - Energy Department: East Idaho Radioactive Cleanup Moving Ahead
  • Reuters - Defying U.N., North Korea vows to strengthen nuclear capability - David Brunnstrom
  • Reuters - U.N. urges U.S., China, others to ratify nuclear test ban treaty - Michelle Nichols
  • AP - North Korea vows in UN speech to strengthen nuclear forces - Alexandra Olson
  • AP - UN Security Council backs nuke test ban implementation -
  • AP - UN Security Council backs nuke test ban implementation
  • Korea Times - N. Korean FM shrugs off UN condemnation, vowing to bolster nuclear armed forces
  • UPI - North Korea's Ri Yong Ho defends 'successful' nuclear test in U.N. speech - Elizabeth Shim
  • Coastweek - Expert says sub-Saharan Africans should embrace nuclear energy
  • Payvand.com - Iran's President Rouhani Urges Implementation of Nuclear Deal at UN - Margaret Besheer, VOA
  • Tech2 Firstpost - Activist protest radiation contamination around uranium mines in Jharkhand - IANS
  • The Conversation - Hinkley C power project offers a lesson in how not to deal with China - Adrian Campbell
  • Japan Times - Japan mulls legislation requiring local government approval for restarting Fukushima No. 2 nuclear plant
  • News & Star - Conference hears how Cumbria can cash in on nuclear
  • Aiken Standard - Savannah River Remediation progress is topic of American Nuclear Society meeting - Thomas Gardiner
  • Investing Daily - A New Lifeline for Nuclear - Richard Stavros
  • IOL - Stage set for battle over nuke project - Craig Dodds
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Different kind of crisis, same need for Washington - Jayita Sarkar
  • Jefferson Public Radio, Southern Oregon University - Mon 8 AM | Reconsidering Nuclear Power - Geoffrey Riley & Emily Cureton
  • Bradenton Herald - 'Slightly' wrong term to describe radioactive waste - Cathy Walter, Bradenton
  • Aiken Standard - Cold War Patriots give a hand to nuclear workers seeking compensation - Thomas Gardiner
  • Yonhap News - Russian FM urges N. Korea to abandon nuclear program
  • Tempo, Intramuros, Philippines - Editorial: Either we operate it or scrap it altogether
  • ABC Radio.au - The human fallout from Maralinga - Daniel Browning
  • Toledo Blade - Davis-Besse plant returns online -
  • Toledo Blade - Davis-Besse plant returns online
  • Focus Taiwan - U.S. scientist warns of risks of pursuing nuclear power - Christie Chen
  • NBC Bay Area - Government Stalls Hunters Point Development Due to Radiation Concerns - Liz Wagner and Felipe Escamilla
  • Cleveland Plain Dealer - Davis-Besse reactor restarted, power nearly at 100 percent today - John Funk
  • Pakistan Observer - UN court to decide Marshall Islands case on Oct 5
  • WJBC - Mitchell worried about Clinton nuke plant - RFD
  • San Francisco Chronicle - Edward Lofgren, UC physicist who worked on Manhattan Project, dies - David Perlman
  • Courthouse News Service - Class Sues Fertilizer Giant Over Massive Spill - Alex Pickett
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - Seashore commission to warn Baker of Pilgrim threat
  • Trend News Agency - US State Department: JCPOA broke taboos for everybody's good (exclusive)
  • Sputnik News - French Energy Unions Challenge UK Nuclear Deal Over Financial Fears
  • Sputnik News - Global Nuclear Power Capacity to Rise Up to 56% by 2030
  • Pacific Coast Business Times - Mayors deserve a say in Diablo Canyon closure - Editorial board and Henry Dubroff
  • WRAL - Bridgeton landfill operator settles suit with 34 homeowners - Jim Salter
  • University of Notre Dame - Jay LaVerne joins U.S. Department of Energy "dream team" to aid in nuclear waste cleanup - Gene Stowe and Tammi Freehling
  • GovTrack - H.R. 5879: To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modify the credit for production from advanced nuclear power facilities. - Tom Rice, Representative for South Carolina's 7th congressional district, Republican
  • Adelaide Advertiser - Warm inner glow: SA's nuke future? - Daniel Wills
  • NHK World - Mayors of atom-bombed cities hail UN resolution
  • Kyodo News - Mayors of A-bombed cities hail U.N. nuclear test ban resolution
  • TEPCO - Situation of storing and treatment of accumulated water including highly concentrated radioactive materials at Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station (270th Release)
  • JAIF - METI Approves New Spent Fuel Reprocessing Organization
  • JAIF - METI to Discuss Ways to Support TEPCO in Decommissioning Fukushima Daiichi

    Friday, September 23, 2016

  • DOE:Idaho - Update: Department of Energy Idaho Operations Office
  • Idaho State Journal - Building the bridge: Helping new clean energy technologies transition to market - Steven Aumeier
  • Tri-City Herald - First Hanford vit plant building ready for operation - Annette Cary
  • Idaho Statesman - Energy Department: E. Idaho radioactive cleanup moving ahead - The Associated Press
  • Reuters - Europe's offshore wind industry prepares for Atlantic crossing - Christoph Steitz
  • Reuters - U.N. agency snubs Taiwan, recognizing Beijing's 'one China' - Allison Lampert and J.R. Wu
  • Bloomberg - UN Adopts U.S.-Drafted Plea for Stalled Nuclear Test-Ban Treaty - Kambiz Foroohar
  • Bloomberg - Obama's Clean Power Plan Heads to Court: What to Know - Jennifer A Dlouhy, Andrew M Harris
  • Bloomberg - Eskom May Use $11 Billion Cash It Forecasts on S. Africa Nuclear - Ana Monteiro
  • Bloomberg - Video: North Korea's Nukes Keep Getting Stronger
  • Bloomberg - Energy's Worst Performing Commodity Sinks Lower Amid Oversupply - Ben Sharples
  • FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay - Class action lawsuit filed against Mosaic for sinkhole
  • Korea Times - Keeping NK on nuke diet - Oh Young-jin
  • CNN - South Korea reveals it has a plan to assassinate Kim Jong Un - Paula Hancocks
  • Mining.com - No end to uranium price plunge - Frik Els
  • Chosun Ilbo - Editorial: Time to Prepare for the Worst-Case Scenario
  • Tehran Times - Rouhani warns violation of nuclear deal will erode U.S. credibility
  • CNN - Iran's President Rouhani slams US 'lack of compliance' with nuclear deal - Sophie Eastaugh
  • Outlook India - OpEd: Will Pakistan Dare Push The Nuke Button? - Dr. Rajeswari Pillai Rajagopalan, Senior Fellow and Head, Nuclear and Space Policy Initiative at Observer Research Foundation, New Delhi
  • Business Day Johannesburg - Eskom says it can fund nuclear build - Carol Paton
  • AllAfrica - South Africa: Eskom's R150 Billion Cash-Reserves Claim Is Wishful Thinking - Natasha Mazzone
  • Business Day Johannesburg - Eskom will follow Koeberg's design-for-cost algorithm - Matshela Koko
  • Eyewitness News Johannesburg - Eskom to use R150bn in future earnings for nuclear expansion
  • Fortune - India Could Get Billions from the U.S. To Build a Nuclear Reactor - Reuters
  • Concord Monitor - My Turn: Nuclear power isn't emissions-free - Rob Blakeney
  • Charlotte Business Journal - Construction pace quickens at Summer nuclear plant, even as S.C. regulators consider escalating costs (PHOTOS) - John Downey
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: At V.C. Summer, a portrait of an industry in transition - Kristi E. Swartz
  • Utility Dive - House committee votes to lift 2020 deadline on nuclear power tax credit - Peter Maloney
  • Sputnik News - Global Nuclear Power Capacity to Rise Up to 56% by 2030
  • Business Standard India - UN trims nuclear power growth forecasts - AFP
  • The State - Exclusive: Recurring problems cited at Westinghouse nuclear plant - Sammy Fretwell
  • SA Independent - Groups challenge SA's nuclear expansion
  • Eyewitness News Johannesburg - Activists seek court ruling to bar govt's plan to expand nuclear power
  • Detroit News - Close nuclear plants, watch carbon emissions soar - Gary Wolfram, William Simon professor of economics at Hillsdale College
  • BusinessGreen - Why we need nuclear - Tom Greatrex, Nuclear Industry Association
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Careful, we might nuke you: The consequences of rejecting a nuclear no-first-use pledge - James E. Doyle
  • Adelaide Now - Lack of trust more toxic than nuclear dump notion: Daniel Wills - Daniel Wills
  • Ha'aretz Daily - 1965: The Sudden Death of U.K.'s Nuke Chief, Suspected of Spying For Israel's A-bomb Program - Avner Cohen and Meirion Jones
  • Focus Taiwan - Vice president hopes to build ties with Japan on nuclear safety - Sophia Yeh and Elizabeth Hsu
  • Sputnik News - Russia to Continue Active Support of Iran Nuclear Deal
  • Asahi Shimbun - Anti-nuclear rally calls for more than just a Monju shutdown - Ryuji Kudo
  • FedScoop - Nuke commission operated several systems without authorization – audit - Samantha Ehlinger
  • Times & Star - Nuclear can power all of Cumbria
  • Deccan Chronicle - India seeks loan from US for 6 nuclear reactors, snags remain - Reuters
  • Gaffney Ledger - NRC to hold mandatory hearing for proposed Duke nuclear facility
  • Sputnik News - Fallout Vacation: Chernobyl and Fukushima Become Tourist Attractions
  • World Nuclear News - Rectangular cask passes tests
  • World Nuclear News - Canada and China team up on AFCR
  • The FINANCIAL - Lithuania's Ignalina nuclear power plant passes decommissioning milestone - Axel Reiserer
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - TVA promotes two to executive vice president posts
  • Grand Junction Sentinel - Laws government can't change - Greg Walcher
  • Vermont Public Radio - State Scales Back Emergency Plan For Shuttered Vermont Yankee Plant - Howard Weiss-Tisman
  • Business Standard India - UN court to decide Marshall Islands case against 3 nations - AFP
  • New Kerala - Activists decry silence of scientists on radiation hazard around Jharkhand mine
  • Fremont News Messenger - Davis-Besse back in service after shutdown - Daniel Carson
  • Japan Times - Canada activist found guilty of harassing scientists over Fukushima fallout - Alastair Wanklyn
  • Hoodline San Francisco - Hunters Point Shipyard Land Transfers On Hold As Toxic Waste Cleanup Investigated
  • Minneapolis Star Tribune - Xcel plans big expansion in wind power, adding enough capacity for 750,000 homes - Mike Hughlett
  • Japan Times - Fate of tainted Fukushima cows takes scientific twist - Miki Toda
  • Sacramento Bee - California auditor blasts PUC over spending, conflicts of interest - Adam Ashton
  • The Daily Beast - The Play Putting George W. Bush on Trial for War Crimes - Janice Kaplan
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - State auditor calls for CPUC reforms - Jeff McDonald
  • Augusta Chronicle - Savannah Remediation recognized for safety efforts
  • DOE - Energy Department's Better Buildings, Better Plants Program Has Saved $3 Billion in Energy Costs
  • NWTRB - Summer 2016 Board Meeting Transcript
  • NWTRB - Webcast and information from August 24, 2016, Board meeting on DOE efforts to integrate the management of canisters for storing and transporting SNF and HLW.
  • IAEA - 60th IAEA General Conference Opens Next Week - Aabha Dixit, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - IAEA Sees Global Nuclear Power Capacity Growing Through 2030
  • Trend News Agency - Iran says US shown 'yellow card' on JCPOA implementation - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea, China share need for stronger UNSC resolution against N.K. - kokobj@yna.co.kr
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Govt spends millions on nuclear advice – minister - Liesl Peyper
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Eskom may have R150bn war chest to spend on nuclear - Ana Monteiro
  • Press TV - Iran complying with JCPOA, EU foreign policy chief says
  • Press TV - US vows to change course on JCPOA: Rouhani
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Portsmouth FR Document: 2016-22927 Citation: 81 FR 65632 PDF Pages 65632-65633
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals FR Document: 2016-22920 Citation: 81 FR 65682 PDF Pages 65682-65683 (2 pages)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Environmental Assessments; Availability, etc.: FR Document: 2016-22987 Citation: 81 FR 65683 PDF Pages 65683-65684 (2 pages)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Indirect License Transfer and Conforming Amendment: Aerotest Operations, Inc.; Aerotest Radiography and Research Reactor FR Document: 2016-23016 Citation: 81 FR 65677 PDF Pages 65677-65682 (6 pages)
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  • Mainichi Daily News - Strong earthquake hits off Japan, causes no apparent damage

    Thursday, September 22, 2016

  • DOE:EM - DOE Releases Final Request for Proposal for Los Alamos Legacy Cleanup Contract - Lynette Chafin
  • DOE:EM - DOE Awards Support Service Contract - Lynette Chafin
  • Idaho Statesman - 'Interim storage' of nuclear waste no real solution for Idaho - Tami Thatcher
  • Sputnik News - Russian Armata Tank Becomes Impervious to Depleted Uranium Shells
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - DOE awards co-op agreement for transportation - Maddy Hayden
  • Tri-City Herald - Another Hanford waste tank emptied – 133 to go - Annette Cary
  • Fox28 Spokane - Vapor issues may slow emptying of Hanford tanks
  • Bend Bulletin - Vapor issues may slow emptying of Hanford nuclear waste tanks - The Associated Press
  • KIFI Idaho Falls - Idaho cleanup project marks milestone
  • Nuclear Energy Insider - US utility's deferred reactor clean-up shows cost pressure on early closures - Karen Thomas
  • Nuclear Energy Insider - Idaho government predicts economic boom from first SMR
  • Nuclear Energy Insider - UK to take 'golden share' in new nuclear plants; Terrestrial eyes SMR in Idaho
  • Reuters - Exclusive: India, U.S. Ex-Im Bank in talks on $8-9 billion nuclear loan, snags remain - Sanjeev Miglani and Douglas Busvine
  • Reuters - U.S. begins unblocking jetliner sales to Iran - Tim Hepher and Alwyn Scott
  • Bloomberg - Iran's Rouhani Speaks at UN: Nuclear Accord, Economy
  • AP - US grants Airbus, Boeing permission to sell aircraft to Iran - Jon Gambrell
  • AP - Cows in Fukushima radiation zone find new purpose: science - Miki Toda
  • AP - Officials: Refinancing South Carolina reactors saves money - Meg Kinnard
  • Reuters - EXCLUSIVE - India seeks loan from U.S. for nuclear reactors, snags remain - Sanjeev Miglani and Douglas Busvine
  • The Hill blog - Panel votes to extend nuclear power tax credit - Timothy Cama
  • Science 2.0 blog - A Win For Clean Energy - Hank Campbell
  • Huffington Post - No End To The Cold War's Expensive Nuclear Legacy - Llewellyn King
  • Rapid City Journal - Activists: Old uranium mines polluting Angostura
  • MarketWatch - EDF trims outlook on lower nuclear power output - William Horobin
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Decommissioning of Monju reactor must not disrupt nuclear fuel cycle
  • Asahi Shimbun - Japan to put 1-trillion-yen Monju reactor out of its misery
  • Asahi Shimbun - Ministries spar as Japan focuses on fast reactor project in France
  • Asahi Shimbun - EDITORIAL: Scrap not only Monju but also 'structure of irresponsibility' - September 22, 2016 at 13:10 JST
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Monju reactor's fate to be decided by year-end
  • The Hankyoreh - [News analysis] How does Japan justify keeping such a huge stock of plutonium? - Gil Yun-hyung, Tokyo correspondent
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Japan must rethink long-term nuclear power strategy - Junichi Taki
  • PR Newswire - Nuclear Decommissioning Services Market Worth 8.55 Billion USD by 2021
  • World Nuclear News - The benefits of standardisation for nuclear projects
  • World Nuclear News - Reactor restarts pivotal to Japan's energy policy, says IEA
  • World Nuclear News - Tihange 1 training simulator officially launched
  • World Nuclear News - Climate change agreement crosses threshold
  • NY Newsday - Upstate nuclear plant subsidy will raise LIPA customer's bills - Mark Harrington
  • Albuquerque Journal - Nuke Watch: Lab cleanup report understates costs, waste amounts at Los Alamos - Mark Oswald
  • KRQE News 13 Albuquerque - Feds seek new contractor for cleanup work at Los Alamos lab - Associated Press
  • Los Alamos Monitor - DOE: $4 billion, 20 years to clean up legacy waste - Tris DeRoma
  • Red Wing Republican Eagle - Nuclear plant inspector motivated by service to community - Maureen McMullen
  • NJ.com - Cumberland to distribute radiation-blocking pills to those near nuclear plants - Bill Gallo Jr.
  • TheDenverChannel - Denver hospital trains in case of nuclear or radioactive emergencies - Jason Gruenauer
  • Adelaide Now - Jay Weatherill: South Australia can learn valuable lessons from nuclear waste facility at Eurajoki, Finland - Jay Weatherill
  • ITV UK - Cumbria explores nuclear investment benefits
  • Sputnik News - Despite Budget Woes, US Air Force Pushing for Nuclear Missile Modernization
  • Cache Valley Daily - Nuclear power may be an option for Logan City in the future - Jennie Christensen
  • Johannesburg Citizen - Scrap nuclear and fund education, Archbishop tells govt
  • Scottish Daily Record - Pensioner speaks out after diving under a lorry carrying nuclear weapons - Robert Fairnie
  • ESI Africa - DA calls minister of energy on nuclear new build
  • Business Day Johannesburg - Letter: Nuclear waste less lethal than solar - Andrew Kenny, Sun Valley
  • Globe and Mail - SNC-Lavalin strikes deal to build nuclear reactors in China - Bertrand Marotte
  • Newham Recorder - Should Newham embrace a nuclear future as our city's energy demands increase? - Sebastian Murphy-Bates
  • Times & Star - First ever Cumbria Nuclear Conference to be held today
  • Sputnik News - Ukraine to Abandon Russian-Made Nuclear Fuel for Russian-Sourced Nuclear Fuel
  • Platts - French power prices spike as EDF extends nuclear outages, cuts 2016 output - Ana-Maria Tolbaru
  • Reuters Africa - Activists seek to bar plan by South African government to expand nuclear power
  • NW Evening Mail - 'Dawn of new age of nuclear' in Cumbria hailed
  • News24 - How can South Africa stop the trillion Rand nuclear deal? - Revelgen
  • Creamer Media's Engineering News - Date set for nuclear procurement case
  • Aiken Standard - Labor union appeals to Hillary Clinton in ongoing MOX fight - Thomas Gardiner
  • NSW Daily Telegraph - Atomic bomb trials at Maralinga sent artist Kate Downhill's father on walkabout - Elizabeth Fortescue
  • Odessa American - ODC approves grant to push for reactor - Corey Paul
  • NAS - Project Update: Evaluation of the Advanced Research Projects Agency – Energy (ARPA-E)
  • NRC blog - Election Year, the Hatch Act and NRC Employees - Eric Michel, Attorney
  • IAEA - Scientific Forum 2016: Q&A with Transatomic Power CEO Leslie Dewan - Aleksandra Peeva, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - IAEA Peaceful Uses Initiative Reaches €100 Million Funding Milestone
  • NHK World - Minister explains decision to governor
  • NHK World - Host city, opponents react to Monju decision
  • Kyodo News - Ex-Japanese Prime Minister Kan urges Taiwan to seek renewable energy
  • Asahi Shimbun - Japan to put 1-trillion-yen Monju reactor out of its misery
  • Asahi Shimbun - EDITORIAL: Scrap not only Monju but also 'structure of irresponsibility'
  • Jiji Press - (Update 2) Groundwater Rises above Surface at TEPCO N-Plant
  • CNIC - Nuke Info Tokyo No. 173 (July/August 2016)
  • CNIC - Fukushima Evacuees abandoned by the government
  • CNIC - Recycling 8,000-Bq/kg decontamination-generated soil wastes should not be permitted
  • CNIC - Evaluating the Safety of Japan's Nuclear Power Plants The 'Mokkai' Accident Investigation Committee and Nuclear Power Safety Evaluation Project
  • CNIC - Recommendation on "Fast Breeder Reactor MONJU" by Citizens' Study Committee
  • CNIC - Media disapproval of worker compensation certification Unforgivable! Health Ministry must retract incorrect data used for media briefing!
  • CNIC - Who's Who: Ruiko Muto, The Tohoku Ogre** by Miwa Chiwaki*
  • CNIC - Book Review: Fukushima Radiation Will you still say no crime was committed?
  • TEPCO - Situation of storing and treatment of accumulated water including highly concentrated radioactive materials at Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station
  • JAIF - METI to Discuss Ways to Support TEPCO in Decommissioning Fukushima Daiichi
  • JAIF - Japanese Power Utilities Boast Lower CO2 Emissions in Fiscal 2015, Partially Due to Nuclear Restarts
  • JAIF - Kansai EP Releases Plan to Improve Safety of Takahama Units 1&2, Eyeing Sixty Years of Operation
  • JAIF - External Radiation Exposure Found to Be Unrelated to Prevalence of Thyroid Cancer in Minors Aged 18 and Younger
  • Yonhap News - Time to break vicious circle of N.K. provocation, rewards: Seoul official - sooyeon@yna.co.kr
  • Yonhap News - N.K.'s new rocket engine suitable for sending unmanned probes to Moon: U.S. expert - Chang Jae-soon
  • Press TV - Iran, P5+1 foreign ministers to discuss implementation of nuclear deal
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: DOE/NSF Nuclear Science Advisory Committee FR Document: 2016-22871 Citation: 81 FR 65349 PDF Page 65349
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Oak Ridge Reservation FR Document: 2016-22870 Citation: 81 FR 65349 PDF Pages 65349-65350
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Methane Hydrate Advisory Committee FR Document: 2016-22869 Citation: 81 FR 65348 PDF Pages 65348-65349
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Special Nuclear Material and Source Material Physical Inventory Summary Report; Instructions and Guidance for Completing Physical Inventory FR Document: 2016-22827 Citation: 81 FR 65412 PDF Pages 65412-65413

    Wednesday, September 21, 2016

  • Los Angeles Daily News - Looking for place to dump nuclear waste? Ask the public - Teri Sforza
  • CQ Roll Call - Shimkus Outraises Walden in K Street Cash as Energy and Commerce Fight Looms - See more at: CQ Roll Call - Erin Mershon
  • Aiken Standard - In new letter, S.C. says DOE has no plans to ship transuranic waste out of Savannah River Site through July 2017 - Thomas Gardiner
  • Idaho Statesman - To safeguard U.S. infrastructure, cybersecurity work ramps up at INL - Luke Ramseth
  • Statesman Journal - Vapor issues may slow emptying of Hanford tanks - Associated Press
  • Tri-City Herald - Vapor protections could put new Hanford deadlines at risk - Annette Cary
  • KEPR Pasco - Visit Hanford's nuclear processing facilities, virtually
  • Cape Cod Broadcasting - Cape Downwinders to Appeal State House Ban Restriction
  • Reuters - Chinese premier: Must remain committed to Korea denuclearization, talks - David Brunnstrom
  • Reuters - Japan signals end for $10 billion nuclear prototype - Osamu Tsukimori
  • Reuters - U.S. nuclear waste backlog could be eased by private disposal: Moniz - Timothy Gardner
  • Bloomberg - Bulgaria Backs State Aid for Electricity Company's Rosatom Debt - Slav Okov
  • Japan Times - End to breeder reactor, plutonium pile-up are twin problems for Japan's reprocessing policy - Masakatsu Ota
  • Wall Street Journal - Japan Moves Closer to Shutting Reactor After Spending Nearly $10 Billion - Mayumi Negishi
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Japan moves step closer to scrapping trouble-prone Monju reactor
  • Japan Times - Japan to scrap troubled ¥1 trillion Monju fast-breeder reactor - Reiji Yoshida
  • Kyodo News - Gov't to discuss fate of Monju reactor, option of scrapping eyed
  • Kyodo News - Chronology of events related to Monju fast-breeder reactor
  • Nature World News - Florida Sinkhole Leaks Over 200 Million Gallons of Radioactive Waste Into State's Drinking Water - Jamie Ayque
  • Sarasota Herald-Tribune - Lyons: Mosaic? You mean that environmental organization? - Tom Lyons
  • FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay - FL law: Mosaic not required to report spill to public - Anjuli Davis
  • WCJB - Alachua County residents respond to sinkhole concerns
  • TechRadar - Nuclear fusion: what's taking so long? - Jamie Carter
  • New Yorker - The Virtues of Nuclear Ignorance - Alex Wellerstein
  • The Guardian - UK nuclear weapons convoys 'have had 180 mishaps in 16 years' - Rob Evans
  • PR Newswire - Global Nuclear Power Industry 2016
  • Orange County Register - Storing nuclear waste: Is 'consent' OK when future generations can't weigh in? - Teri Sforza
  • WBUR Boston - Pilgrim Nuclear Plant Gas Release Ignites Outrage From Plymouth Fire Chief03:28 - Bruce Gellerman
  • SA Independent - Nuclear bid: 'Minister will have to release info' - Craig Dodds
  • Sputnik News - Which is the Real Threat? Iranian Nuclear Program Versus Israel's 200 Nukes
  • Newburyport Daily News - NRC wants more information from Seabrook nuclear plant - Angeljean Chiaramida
  • Wisconsin Public Radio - Decommissioning Debate Continues At Former Nuclear Power Plant Near La Crosse - Chuck Quirmbach
  • ABC.au - Nuclear waste storage proposal draws ire of SA regional community on the ground - Angela Smallacombe
  • La Crosse's NewsTalk 1410AM 92.3FM - As nuclear plant near La Crosse gets decommissioned, residents express worries - by Brad Williams
  • Sputnik News - Russian MoD Interested in Floating Nuclear Platform for Underwater Drones
  • Philippine Daily Inquirer - Green group to Duterte: Stop reviving 'martial-law legacy' of nuke plant - Yuji Vincent Gonzales
  • Rappler - BNPP: Not about nuclear; it's about trust and accountability - Ronald U. Mendoza
  • Bristol Herald Courier - Reporters get rare look at SC nuke reactor project
  • Sputnik News - Russian Shipyard Completes Equipping Arktika Icebreaker With Nuclear Reactors
  • Los Angeles Times - Protests filed over PG&E plan to shut down Diablo Canyon nuclear plant - Rob Nikolewski
  • BelTA - Belarusian nuclear industry watchdog ready for full assessment of nuclear power plant safety
  • Bloomberg First Word Energy - What it will take for nuclear power to thrive - Mark Drajem
  • Yonhap News - Activity at N.K. nuke site may indicate preparations for another test
  • Yonhap News - Nuclear envoys of S. Korea, China to meet in Beijing to discuss N.K. nuke issue - kokobj@yna.co.kr
  • Brisbane Courier Mail - Exclusive Advertiser/Galaxy opinion poll reveals near-majority support for SA nuclear dump - Chief Reporter Paul Starick
  • BelTA - Belarus to inform European Commission about nuclear power plant stress test results
  • Asahi Shimbun - Public to get new $83-billion bill for Fukushima, reactor expenses
  • Asahi Shimbun - LDP policy chief urges scrapping of troubled Monju reactor
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Looming shutdown casts shadow on Japan's reactor research - Nikkei Asian Review
  • KBS WORLD Radio - Saenuri Lawmakers Question Nuclear Power Plant Officials on Quake Safety
  • SA Independent - Eskom's Molefe warns of power crisis by 2030 - Emsie Ferreira
  • Business Day Johannesburg - Medupe's Unit 5 to be operating by February 2017 - Linda Ensor
  • World Nuclear News - Recognition sought for nuclear's unique attributes
  • World Nuclear News - Ignalina gets operating licence for storage facility
  • World Nuclear News - Kazakhstan extends links with Ukraine
  • World Nuclear News - Hungary hopeful of Paks II approval within weeks
  • World Nuclear News - Funding gaps remain in decommissioning of East European reactors
  • World Nuclear News - Clean-up completed at Bradwell ponds
  • World Nuclear News - Fourth Hongyanhe unit enters commercial operation
  • The Progressive - How Nuclear Power Causes Global Warming - Harvey Wasserman
  • Sentinel-Tribune, Bowling Green, OH - Latta legislation to modernize nuclear technology approved by House
  • ABC.au - Art exhibition to mark 60th anniversary of nuclear testing in Maralinga asks what has changed - Larissa Romensky
  • Asahi Shimbun - TEPCO: Possible water leak at Fukushima plant during typhoon - Kohei Tomida
  • NRC - NRC to Hold Mandatory Hearing on William States Lee New Reactor Application Oct. 5 in Rockville, Md.
  • IAEA - Lebanese Hospital Cleared of Disused Radioactive Source with IAEA Support - May Fawaz-Huber, IAEA Office of Public Communication and Information
  • Fin24 CapeTown - No need for Treasury to finance nuclear - Molefe - Liesl Peyper
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Molefe: No nuclear by 2035 could mean another power crunch - Liesl Peyper
  • Press TV - Iran, P5+ 1 officials to discuss JCPOA in New York
  • NHK World - Govt. may scrap Monju program
  • NHK World - TEPCO pumping groundwater from Fukushima plant
  • NHK World - Setback for Monju after years of trouble
  • NHK World - Background of Monju program review
  • Kyodo News - Japan moves closer to scrapping trouble-prone Monju reactor - Miya Tanaka and Sophie Jackman
  • Kyodo News - Chronology of events related to Monju fast-breeder reactor
  • Kyodo News - URGENT: Japan to fundamentally review trouble-prone fast-breeder reactor
  • Kyodo News - Gov't to discuss fate of Monju reactor, option of scrapping eyed
  • Kyodo News - FEATURE: Uncertain future for nuclear fuel-cycle policy in Japan - Masakatsu Ota
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Guidance: Nuclear Power Plant Instrumentation for Earthquakes FR Document: 2016-22743 Citation: 81 FR 64954 PDF Pages 64954-64955
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Shipping, Receiving, and Internal Transfer of Special Nuclear Material FR Document: 2016-22634 Citation: 81 FR 64955 PDF Pages 64955-64956
  • Workers Compensation Programs Office - Notice Meetings: Advisory Board on Toxic Substances and Worker Health FR Document: 2016-22712 Citation: 81 FR 64953 PDF Pages 64953-64954
  • Japan Times - Typhoon rain raises tainted Fukushima plant groundwater to surface
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea finishes extracting plutonium from spent fuel: U.S. research institute ISIS - jschang@yna.co.kr

    Tuesday, September 20, 2016

  • Tennessee Journalist - UT Science Forum tackles nuclear energy - McKenzie Manning
  • Business Day Johannesburg - Where will SA put lethal nuclear waste? - Neil Overy
  • The Ecologist UK - WIPP nuclear waste accident will cost US taxpayers $2 billion - Dr Jim Green
  • KGMI Bellingham - Judge awards whistleblowers at Hanford Nuclear Reservation more than $200,000
  • The Olympian - Judge awards Hanford whistleblowers $216,000 - Associated Press
  • Reuters - Israel defense sector faces big hit after new U.S. aid agreement - Steven Scheer
  • Reuters - China nuclear developers must seek public consent: draft rules - David Stanway
  • Reuters - EU auditor sees nuclear decommissioning funds shortfall - Alissa de Carbonnel
  • AP - Japan official calls for scrapping of troubled Monju reactor - Mari Yamaguchi
  • Bloomberg - Preparing for North Korea's Inevitable Collapse - Eli Lake
  • Beyond Nuclear - We almost lost Detroit but we've still got Fermi 1
  • Tri-City Herald - Hanford whistleblowers awarded $216,000 in back pay, compensation - Annette Cary
  • IAEA - International Conference on Nuclear Knowledge Management: Q&A with the Scientific Secretary - Vincent Fournier, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - IAEA Network for Emergency Assistance Reaches Milestone with 30th Member
  • World Nuclear News - Funding gaps remain in decommissioning of East European reactors
  • World Nuclear News - Clean-up completed at Bradwell ponds
  • World Nuclear News - Fourth Hongyanhe unit enters commercial operation
  • Trend News Agency - Iran-40 heavy water reactor to run in full force - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • Yonhap News - Obama: N. Korea's nuclear test 'endangers all of us', Pyongyang must face 'consequences' - jschang@yna.co.kr
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Maimane: DA "will do everything" to stop Zupta's bribe-soaked nuclear deal - Mmusi Maimane
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: International Energy Agency FR Document: 2016-22610 Citation: 81 FR 64446 PDF Pages 64446-64447
  • NAS - Project Update: - State of Molybdenum-99 Production and Utilization and Progress toward Eliminating Use of Highly Enriched Uranium
  • Kyodo News - Cabinet to hold meeting to decide fate of Monju reactor
  • Kyodo News - Gov't to set up panel to discuss scrapping Fukushima plant - Japan Times
  • Japan Times - Japan's Cabinet to hold meeting to decide fate of Monju reactor
  • Jiji Press - Japan to Set Up Panel on Fukushima N-Plant Decommissioning
  • Japan Times - Panel to examine options for wrecked Fukushima plant
  • Japan Today - CWAJ to hold print exhibition & sale for scholarships and Fukushima relief projects
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Reconstruct 'difficult-to-return zones' in keeping with residents' wishes
  • Public Finance International - Decommissioning of Soviet nuclear plants faces significant funding gaps - Emma Rumney
  • News Limited Australlia - Nuclear waste dump is SA's choice: Premier - Australian Associated Press
  • Orange County Register - Storing nuclear waste: Is 'consent' OK when future generations can't weigh in?

    Monday, September 19, 2016

  • Denver Business Journal - Lawyers looking for Rocky Flats neighbors to share in $375M settlement - Ben Miller
  • Reuters - U.N. nuclear watchdog chief says will seek a third term - Francois Murphy and Shadia Nasralla
  • Reuters - U.S., Japan, South Korea ministers discuss tougher measures against North Korea - Lesley Wroughton
  • Bloomberg - EDF Cashes In on U.K. Heatwave That Made Power Prices Jump - Rachel Morison
  • AP - US, Japan, South Korea condemn nuke test by North Korea - Matthew Lee
  • Center for Public Integrity - Nuclear Waste: Proposed export of enriched uranium runs counter to U.S. commitment, critics say
  • UPI - Sinkhole opens, drops radioactive water into Florida aquifer - Shawn Price
  • Daily Mail - New fears over Hinkley as scientists warn risks of nuclear power plants are seriously underestimated - Matt Dathan
  • BBC - Radioactive material flown from Scotland to US
  • Charlotte Business Journal - As major power players queue up to extend nuclear plant licenses, Charlotte's Duke Energy mulls the same - John Downey
  • Johnstown Tribune-Democrat - Plans to truck nuclear waste on the interstate sounding alarms - John Finnerty
  • Rand Daily Mail - Energy department releases list of 13 contracts already awarded for nuclear build
  • Interfax Energy - Mixed signals over South Africa nuclear deal - Miriam Malek
  • Moneyweb Johannesburg - Zuma pals don't score first nuclear deal – DoE - Zizamele Mbambo
  • London Times - Zuma signs secret Russian nuclear deal - Stuart Graham
  • Johannesburg Citizen - Public comment period extended for Eskom nuke site licences
  • Reuters - TABLE-S.Korea to halt Hanul No.4 nuclear reactor for maintenance - Yun Hwan Chae
  • Westmorland Gazette - Nuclear power station reactor at Heysham taken out of service for planned maintenance - Andrew Thomas
  • Gaffney Ledger - Proposed Duke nuke project timeline gets pushed back - Tim Gulla
  • KBS WORLD Radio - Gov't to Conduct Stress Tests, Reinforce Quake-Resistant Capabilities
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea, U.S. seek to flesh out tailored nuclear deterrence strategy against N.K. - sshluck@yna.co.kr
  • National Geographic - Can Reusing Spent Nuclear Fuel Solve Our Energy Problems? - Gary Strauss
  • BBC - Lib Dem activists call for scrapping of Hinkley nuclear plan
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - Pilgrim nuclear plant back at full power after 12 days off line
  • MintPress News Minneapolis - Following Decades Of High Cancer Rates & Birth Defects, EPA Begins Cleanup Of Uranium Mines On Navajo Reservation
  • Yale Environment 360 - In Fukushima, A Bitter Legacy Of Radiation, Trauma and Fear - Fred Pearce
  • Port Augusta Transcontinental - Port Augusta nuclear consultation session - Matt Carcich
  • John O'Groat Journal - Dounreay cargo leaves Wick for USA
  • London Times - Hinkley is no pointer to funding for Sizewell - Marcus Leroux
  • SA Times Johannesburg - Nuke probe: 'We will co-operate' - Jan-Jan Joubert
  • Inews.co.uk - Secrecy still shrouds death of Russian whistleblower Alexander Perepilichnyy - Cahal Milmo
  • Vermont Journalism Trust - Conflicting goals create dilemma on Green River - Mike Polhamus
  • IAEA - Construction of New IAEA Laboratories Begins, Director General Thanks Member States for Contributions - May Fawaz, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - Introductory Statement to the Board of Governors
  • IAEA - IAEA Moves Forward with Construction of New Laboratory, Improving Fight against Insect Pests
  • IAEA - IAEA Director General Visits Monaco - Jeremy Li, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - IAEA Scientific Forum 2016: Atoms for People, Planet and Prosperity - Aleksandra Peeva, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Energy Dept urged to elaborate on nuclear bid list - Matthew le Cordeur
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Why SA's public finance watchdog failed its mandate on nuclear - Seán Mfundza Muller
  • Press TV - IAEA confirms Iran's commitment to obligations under JCPOA
  • CleanTechnica - The Energy Policies Of The 2016 US Presidential Candidates - Allan R. Hoffman
  • DOE - Hard Questions on the Iran Deal with Ernest Moniz
  • NRC - NRC Schedules Public Meeting to Discuss Results of Augmented Inspection at Westinghouse
  • NRC blog - Back to Basics – Seeking Comment on a New Commission Public Meeting Policy - Lance Rakovan, Senior Communications Specialist
  • World Nuclear News - UK new nuclear developers pay tribute to EDF
  • World Nuclear News - Westinghouse balances new and existing fleet needs
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea imports 400 tons of Fukushima goods - khj@yna.co.kr
  • Adelaide InDaily - Finnish expert says "conservative" nuke bonanza just the beginning - Tom Richardson
  • The Hankyoreh - After Gyeongju earthquake, stress tests for nuclear power plants moved up one year -
  • The Hankyoreh - After Gyeongju earthquake, stress tests for nuclear power plants moved up one year

    Sunday, September 18, 2016

  • Concerned Citizens for Nuclear Safety - New Mexico Approves Land Purchase for Proposed High-Level Radioactive Waste Storage Facility
  • Sharon Herald - Plans to truck nuclear waste on Pa. interstates sounding alarms - John Finnerty
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - DOE Releases Baseline Study Of Legacy Waste Cleanup Needs At LANL - Carol A. Clark
  • Reuters - Bulgaria to pay Russia $446 million for canceled Belene nuclear project this year - Angel Krasimirov
  • Reuters video - Video: Radioactive water leaking from Florida sinkhole - Roselle Chen
  • Reuters - South Africa's corruption watchdog interviews finance ministers in Zuma, Gupta inquiry: paper -
  • Reuters - South Africa's corruption watchdog interviews finance ministers in Zuma, Gupta inquiry: paper
  • The Guardian - Hinkley must not be taken as a precedent for other nuclear stations
  • Daily Star London - 'Britain at risk of major BLACKOUTS' Fears over Chinese attack on Hinkley nuclear plant - Joshua Nevett
  • Global Research - Britain's Hinkley C Nuclear Power Plant Go-Ahead: Prime Minister May Caves in to Pressure from France and China - Oliver Tickell
  • Palm Beach Post - A Florida sinkhole is leaking radioactive water
  • ABC.au - Finland's new nuclear project piques South Australia's interest as state considers waste storage - James Glenday
  • Scranton Times-Tribune - State should take steps to boost nuclear power - Edward Dodge, BWR Simulator Instructor at PSEG
  • IOL - Energy department to co-operate with Treasury on nuclear deal
  • Scottish Daily Record - 'There's no safe way to move nuclear waste': Scottish Politicians slam nuke flight that needed armed cop convoy - Jim Lawson
  • Times of India - 'Nuclear power will help India attain energy security'
  • Philippine Canadian Inquirer - DOE urged to set clear policy direction on use of nuke energy - Azer Parrocha, Philippines News Agency
  • iAfrica - DA wants answers over nuclear contracts - Gia Nicolaides
  • Arutz Sheva - 'US aid to Israel isn't compensation for Iran deal' - Nitsan Keidar
  • SF BayView - Further Hunters Point Shipyard land transfers halted while Tetra Tech's radiation cleanup fraud investigated -
  • SF BayView - Further Hunters Point Shipyard land transfers halted while Tetra Tech's radiation cleanup fraud investigated
  • Daily Mail This is Money - Show cost of Hinkley on bills, say power chiefs: Suppliers fear consumers will blame them for price rises to cover £30bn nuclear deal - Jon Ree
  • Daily Mail - Hinkley Point go-ahead boosts hopes for Sino-British relations
  • Sunday Guardian Delhi and Mumbai - 'Whistle-blowers should be encouraged, protected by law' - Antonia Filmer, London
  • The Guardian - Theresa May accused of avoiding security and cost issues of Hinkley - Heather Stewart, Rowena Mason and Graham Ruddick
  • Trend News Agency - Iran's supreme leader rejects talks with US over regional issues
  • Press TV - IAEA already in posession of data on centrifuges under JCPOA : Iran
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea will collapse like the Soviet Union: French scholar - yonngong@yna.co.kr
  • Yonhap News - N. Koreans anxious over nuke test, but indifferent to its outcomes: report Theresa May accused of avoiding security and cost issues of Hinkley >
  • Ventura County Star - Photos show nuclear tragedy's toll on pets - Michele Willer-Allred
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea to conduct stress tests on nuclear reactors - ejkim@yna.co.kr
  • SF BayView - Regulators ask Navy to halt Shipyard land transfers amid investigations
  • SF BayView - Breaking historical silence to heal from historical wounds: Remembering the 1966 Hunters Point Uprising

    Saturday, September 17, 2016

  • KNPR - Bonnie Bryan - Michael Green
  • Meadville Tribune - Plans to truck nuclear waste on the interstate sounding alarms - John Finnerty
  • AP - Powell discusses secret Israeli nukes in leaked 2015 email - Michael Biesecker
  • AP - Senator says Israel made a mistake by signing security deal - Richard Lardner
  • Reuters - Florida sinkhole at Mosaic fertilizer site leaks radioactive water - Rod Nickel
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-China to build at least 60 nuclear plants in coming decade -industry official - Geert De Clercq
  • Reuters - Westinghouse to start first China reactor in 2017, sees tens more - Geert De Clercq
  • Sputnik News - Russian Nuclear Doctrine Unchanged Despite Escalation Claims - Official
  • CNBC - Hinkley Point good news for whole nuclear industry, Russian CEO says - Justina Crabtree
  • The Guardian - China must wait four years for decision on Bradwell nuclear plant - Graham Ruddick and Tom Phillips
  • Daily Telegraph - Anti-nuclear weapons protestors lay on road to block convoy - Megan Charles
  • Sputnik News - Satellite Images Appear to Show Construction of New Nuclear Site in Pakistan
  • IOL - Nuclear deal with Reddy's son queried
  • Politicsweb South Africa - Zupta's nuclear deal: Either we end it or it ends us - Mmusi Maimane
  • BusinessTech SA - New revelations in SA nuclear deal - Melbourne Herald Sun
  • News Limited Australlia - SA premier in Finland to see nuclear dump - Australian Associated Press
  • Idaho State Journal - OpEd: It's time to go nuclear - Roger Mayes, retired Idaho National Laboratory scientist and manager
  • Grand Junction Daily Sentinel - Tipton wants to extend life of radioactive-waste disposal site - Gary Harmon
  • Philippine Daily Inquirer - Senators split on using idle nuclear plant
  • Manila Times - Senators divided over Bataan nuke plant revival - Jefferson Antiporda
  • Manila Standard - Senators visit BNPP in Bataan - Arlene Lim
  • White House Chronicle - No End to the Cold War's Expensive Nuclear Legacy - Llewellyn King
  • Paso Robles Daily News - Cities ask state to require PG&E to address impacts of nuclear plant closure
  • Cal Coast News - Mothers for Peace seeking to speed up Diablo Canyon closure
  • PennEnergy - Fermi 2 Nuclear License Renewal Gets Environmental OK From NRC
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - It's time to discuss the Japan-U.S. alliance - Satoshi Ogawa
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-Hungary expects EU clearance for Paks reactors in weeks - Geert De Clercq
  • RFI - African press review 17 September 2016 - William Niba
  • Daily Telegraph - Stop playing political games with our energy future, Mrs May - Jeremy Warner
  • Bridport and Lyme Regis News - Dorset economy could be boosted by building of new Hinkley Point C nuclear power station - Martin Lea
  • Blackburn News - Health Unit Defends Cancer Cluster Study Findings - Adelle Loiselle
  • Albuquerque Journal - OpEd: Vanadium flow-battery fits into energy plans - Ed Birnbaum
  • CBC News - Editor's Note: How Chernobyl became Chornobyl--After declaring independence from Russia in the 1990s Ukraine adopted the new English spellings -
  • CBC News - Editor's Note: How Chernobyl became Chornobyl--After declaring independence from Russia in the 1990s Ukraine adopted the new English spellings
  • Yonhap News - U.S. senators introduce resolution condemning N.K. nuclear test
  • Yonhap News - World's nuclear powers condemn N. Korea's nuclear test
  • Yonhap News - Response to N.K. nuclear test key focus of trilateral talks: State Department
  • Press TV - West threats may put JCPOA in jeopardy: Iran's nuclear chief
  • Adelaide Advertiser - Daniel Wills: Final decision on nuclear waste repository in South Australia could be years away - Daniel Wills
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - New report details scope of LANL cleanup: 20 years, $4B -
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - New report details scope of LANL cleanup: 20 years, $4B
  • Kyodo News - Japan steel for French nuclear facilities found with high impurity level
  • Kyodo News - Nuke test ban resolution prepared for adoption next week - Japan Times
  • Japan Times - LDP policy chief calls for decommissioning of Monju reactor - Japan Times
  • Japan Times - As Monju decommissioning nears reality, Fukui politicians lash out - Eric Johnston
  • Mainichi Daily News - Mainichi's 'Nuclear Focus' articles published as e-book
  • Mainichi Daily News - Gov't may finalize troubled Monju reactor's fate next week
  • Jiji Press - Japanese, U.S. Students Learn A-Bomb Experiences via Digital Archive
  • Jiji Press - Japan Mulls Decommissioning Fast-Breeder Nuclear Reactor
  • JAIF - Japanese Power Utilities Boast Lower CO2 Emissions in Fiscal 2015, Partially Due to Nuclear Restarts
  • JAIF - Kansai EP Releases Plan to Improve Safety of Takahama Units 1&2, Eyeing Sixty Years of Operation
  • JAIF - External Radiation Exposure Found to Be Unrelated to Prevalence of Thyroid Cancer in Minors Aged 18 and Younger
  • JAIF - Kagoshima Governor Reiterates Demand to Have Sendai Reactors Suspended
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Consolidated Guidance on Materials Licenses FR Document: 2016-22482 Citation: 81 FR 64207 PDF Pages 64207-64209 (3 pages)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Exemptions: Tennessee Valley Authority; Sequoyah Nuclear Plant, Units 1 and 2 FR Document: 2016-22486 Citation: 81 FR 64212 PDF Pages 64212-64215 (4 pages)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Amendment Applications: Environmental Properties Management; Cimarron Facility; Decommissioning Plan FR Document: 2016-22485 Citation: 81 FR 64209 PDF Pages 64209-64211 (3 pages)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2016-22546 Citation: 81 FR 64211 PDF Pages 64211-64212 (2 pages)

    Friday, September 16, 2016

  • Sputnik News - Award-Winning Filmmaker Shunned for Exposing US & NATO Use of Depleted Uranium
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - New report details scope of LANL cleanup: 20 years, $4B - Rebecca Moss
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Big growth, big challenges for INL's cyber department - Luke Ramseth
  • Reuters - EDF says on track to build UK's Hinkley nuclear plant by 2025 - Susanna Twidale
  • Reuters - Japan PM adviser says no government plan to invest in Saudi Aramco - Izumi Nakagawa and Ami Miyazaki
  • Reuters - Bolivia awards $1 billion hydroelectric project to two Chinese firms - Daniel Ramos
  • Reuters - Exclusive: GE wins $1.9 billion order from UK's Hinkley Point nuclear plant - Alwyn Scott
  • Reuters - NuGen looking for 12-15 billion pounds nuclear investment by end 2018: CEO - Geert De Clercq
  • Reuters - Between reckless ally and old rival, China in a bind over North Korea - Benjamin Kang Lim and Michelle Nichols
  • Bloomberg - The Big Question for EDF's $24 Billion U.K. Plant: Will It Work? - Francois De Beaupuy
  • Bloomberg - A Nuclear Lesson For Big Oil (And Vice Versa) - Liam Denning
  • Bloomberg - Hitachi Keeps Faith in U.K. Nukes as Green Costs Drop - Mathew Carr
  • Financial Times - Hinkley 'golden share' will not solve UK infrastructure problems - Sarah Gordon
  • CNBC - Hinkley Point 35-year contract will cost UK $1.3 billion a year: Expert - Anmar Frangoul
  • The Conversation UK - Hinkley C power project offers a lesson in how not to deal with China - Adrian Campbell
  • The Guardian - Hinkley Point is good news, but it's just a start - Frances O'Grady
  • The Guardian - Theresa May accused of avoiding security and cost issues of Hinkley - Heather Stewart, Rowena Mason and Graham Ruddick
  • The Guardian - Letters: Hinkley Point C is no answer to Britain's energy needs
  • The Guardian - Editorial: The Guardian view on Hinkley Point C. Hard choice, wrong call
  • The Guardian - Hinkley Point C: now for a deep rethink on the nuclear adventure? - Nils Pratley
  • The Guardian - China plans central role in UK nuclear industry after Hinkley Point approval - Graham Ruddick
  • Power Engineering International - 'No country in the world has decarbonised without using nuclear' says WNA chief - Kelvin Ross
  • The Guardian - It's absurd that Hinkley is going ahead while cheaper, cleaner options are blocked - Caroline Lucas
  • Times of India - Pakistan may be building new nuclear site: Analysts - AFP
  • The Hindu - Pakistan may have a new nuclear site - Narayan Lakshman
  • UPI - North Korea foreign minister defends nuclear test at summit - Elizabeth Shim
  • Japan Times - Is nuclear crucial to climate change targets?
  • The Guardian - West failing to deliver nuclear-deal promises, says Iran vice president - Saeed Kamali Dehghan
  • Sputnik News - Iranian Nuclear Energy Strategy to Focus on Small Modular Reactors
  • ABC13 Houston - Sinkhole sends millions of gallons of radioactive water into Florida Aquifer
  • St. Louis Post-Dispatch - Korte Co. constructing support building at uranium processing facility
  • ABC News - EU Demands Iran Disclose Details of Nuclear Parts Making - George Jahn
  • AllAfrica - South Africa: New Revelations in SA Nuclear Deal
  • Times LIVE-Johannesburg - Zuma friend's son clinches nuclear deal - report - Nomahlubi Jordaan
  • SA Independent - SA's nuclear tender 'open to everyone' - Geert De Clercq
  • Business Day Johannesburg - Nuclear power call is based on outdated plans, warns Yelland - Charlotte Mathews
  • SA Business Tech - Watch: How South Africa's nuclear plans will destroy the economy
  • SA Business Tech - South Africa doesn't need nuclear – it needs better energy management: expert
  • Mail & Guardian - Editorial: 'Predatory elite' eye nuclear deal
  • Nigeria Today - Want To Know How Bad Our Nuclear Deal With Russia Really Is? Watch This Brilliant (And Scary) Video
  • AllAfrica - South Africa: Was Minister in the Dark About Nuclear Contract Set to Benefit Zuma Inc? - Gordon Mackay
  • Johannesburg Citizen - Zuma's pals get first multimillion-rand nuclear deal
  • Mail & Guardian - Zuma pals clinch first nuclear deal - Jessica Bezuidenhout
  • Al-Masdar Al-'Arabi - Leaked emails reveal Israel has 200 nuclear warheads
  • KNAU Arizona Public Radio - EPA Begins Clean Up of Abandoned Uranium Mines on Navajo Nation - Ryan Heinsius
  • Adelaide Now - Daniel Wills: Final decision on nuclear waste repository in South Australia could be years away - Daniel Wills
  • Yonhap News - U.N. chief expresses opposition to calls in S. Korea for nuclear armament - Manila Bulletin
  • Manila Bulletin - Senators split on reopening of BNPP - Hannah Torregoza
  • Reuters - TABLE-Belgian nuclear power reactor outages
  • Yonhap News - Top diplomats from S. Korea, Japan to discuss N.K. nuke issue
  • Greenfield Recorder - Yankee Rowe was a powerful piece of history - Diane Broncaccio
  • Japan Times - Tepco keeps thousands on the clock at idled Kashiwazaki-Kariwa plant, hoping for restart - Emi Urabe
  • Somerset County Gazette - LIVE: The Hinkley C nuclear power plant in Somerset has been given the go-ahead by the Government
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - UPDATE: Fire chief: Entergy fails to notify of hydrogen release and files false report
  • Financial Times - Hinkley Point deal prompts tougher line on infrastructure sales
  • FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay - Mosaic pond leaks 215M gallons of 'slightly radioactive' water - Chris Cato
  • London Times - Now wait for the nuclear fallout - Alistair Osborne
  • News Corp Australia - The secret destruction of Australia's Hiroshima - Emma Reynolds
  • in-cumbria - New Business Secretary to address Cumbria nuclear conference - Julian Whittle
  • Business Matters - MPs and analysts issue fresh nuclear warnings over Hinkley Point project - Business Matters
  • South Wales Argus - Newport MP slams Hinkley Point decision - Ian Craig
  • The Conversation UK - Hinkley C must be the first of many new nuclear plants
  • Brussels Times - Six-month extension of protection of nuclear plants by soldiers - Jason Bennett
  • Pacific Coast Business Times - Mayors urge CPUC to deny PG&E proposal to close Diablo Canyon - Philip Joens
  • WTVC Chattanooga, TN - Delays expected for Watts Bar reactor replacement - Taylor Ellis
  • New York Times - Another Russian Émigré Dies Mysteriously, but It's a Different Britain - Alan Cowell
  • London Times - Compromise was vital to keep France on side - Sam Coates
  • WPSD Paducah - Paducah leaders urge DOE for 10-year cleanup contract - Robert Bradfield, Chad Darnall
  • IAEA - IAEA Scientific Forum 2016: Atoms for People, Planet and Prosperity - Aleksandra Peeva, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • World Nuclear News - Achieving 1000 GWe of new capacity by 2050
  • World Nuclear News - Uranium suppliers dig in for long haul
  • World Nuclear News - Iran ready to share nuclear experience
  • World Nuclear News - Record 940 days of continuous operation for Heysham unit
  • BBC - New nuclear power plant - in numbers
  • Trend News Agency - Iran says nuclear deal may see tough days under new US president
  • Yonhap News - Response to N.K. nuclear test key focus of trilateral talks: State Department
  • Press TV - Iran keen to have nuclear interaction with regional states: Salehi
  • Press TV - Iran deal may see tough days under new US president: Salehi
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Zuma, Gordhan appear together to ease infighting talk
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Yesterday showed us why SA is NOT an African basket case, nor ever will be - Alec Hogg
  • Fin24 CapeTown - New revelations in SA nuclear deal
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc. FR Document: 2016-22362 Citation: 81 FR 63759 PDF Page 63759
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Petitions: Entergy Nuclear Operations, Inc., Indian Point Nuclear Generating Unit Nos. 2 and 3 FR Document: 2016-22380 Citation: 81 FR 63810 PDF Pages 63810-63811
  • UT Tennessee Today - UT Student Spent Summer Conducting Tests at Nuclear Sites in Pacific - David Goddard
  • Japan Times - LDP policy chief calls for decommissioning of Monju reactor
  • Mainichi Daily News - Gov't may finalize troubled Monju reactor's fate next week

    Thursday, September 15, 2016

  • Washington Examiner - Moniz: Nuclear dump needed for Obama's climate goals - John Siciliano
  • Platts - Progress on waste issue key to support for nuclear: US senator - Elaine Hiruo
  • WGNS Radio Murfreesboro - U.S. Senator Alexander of Tennessee Says Nuclear Power is Best
  • Politico - New avenue for Flint aid opens - Anthony Adragna
  • Washington Post - 'I hate palm trees': The sentimental journey of Harry Reid - Ben Terris
  • Los Alamos Monitor - Judge: No probable cause in fake bomb case - Tris DeRoma
  • AOL Travel UK - The most radioactive places on earth--A site in the UK features in the top ten - Rosie Vare
  • Reuters - Westinghouse expects British approval for reactor in first quarter 2017 - Susanna Twidale
  • Reuters - Chesapeake Energy loses appeal in $438.7 million bond dispute - Jonathan Stempel
  • Reuters - EDF's hands tied tighter by UK's golden share in Hinkley Point - Geert De Clercq
  • Reuters - China welcomes Britain's decision to approve nuclear plant - Ben Blanchard
  • Reuters - South Africa nuclear tender open to all, Rosatom not frontrunner - Geert De Clercq
  • Reuters - EDF Levy sees no immediate changes to Hinkley Point shareholding - Andrew Callus and Michel Rose
  • Reuters - Foreign nuclear investment is a vote of confidence in Britain - minister - William James
  • Reuters - Toshiba, Engie UK nuclear group says wants clarity on government special stake proposal - Karolin Schaps
  • Reuters - New foreign investment rules better match UK national interest: minister - William James
  • Reuters - UK's Hinkley decision good news for nuclear industry- China's CNNC - Susanna Twidale, and Geert De Clercq
  • Reuters - Chinese investor to submit UK nuclear reactor design soon-source - Kate Holton
  • Reuters - EDF says UK go-ahead to Hinkley Point marks Europe nuclear relaunch - Michel Rose
  • Reuters - French finance minister applauds UK decision on Hinkley Point - Matthias Blamont
  • Reuters - PRESS RELEASE-UK govt statement on EDF Hinkley Point deal - Andrew Callus
  • Reuters - Britain approves part-Chinese funded nuclear plant, sets new conditions - Kate Holton
  • Reuters - BRIEF-UK government says approves Hinkley C nuclear plant with new terms
  • Reuters - Nuclear sector aims to build 1,000 GW of new reactors by 2050-WNA
  • Reuters - Horizon CEO says new UK shareholding rules won't impact its nuclear plans - Geert De Clercq
  • Bloomberg - Winners and Losers From Hinkley Point's Advance in U.K. - Anna Hirtenstein
  • Bloomberg - Theresa Maybe: What U.K. Nuclear Decision Tells Us About Brexit - Robert Hutton
  • Bloomberg - The U.K.'s Nuclear Gamble - Mark Gilbert
  • Bloomberg - Hinkley Approval May Raise Bar on China's U.K. Nuclear Plan - Jessica Shankleman, Richard Partington
  • Bloomberg - QuickTake Q&A: Britain and France's $24 Billion Nuclear Gamble - Laurence Arnold, Will Kennedy
  • Bloomberg - Theresa May Misses a Trick on Hinkley - Chris Bryant
  • Bloomberg - Thousands Work Daily at Japan Nuclear Plant Selling No Power - Stephen Stapczynski, Emi Urabe
  • Bloomberg - What $1.8 Trillion Doesn't Buy in Energy - Liam Denning
  • AP - UK approves stalled Chinese-funded nuclear power plant deal - Jill Lawless
  • Wall Street Journal - U.K. Approves Hinkley Point Nuclear Project With EDF - Jenny Gross, Nicholas Winning and Michael Wright
  • The Guardian - Hinkley Point C nuclear power station gets government green light - Rowena Mason and Simon Goodley
  • Daily Post North Wales - Hinkley Point C nuclear power station finally gets green light
  • UPI - London opens nuclear energy door--Hinkley plant decision clouded by concerns about other renewables and foreign meddling. - Daniel J. Graeber
  • The Guardian - China plans central role in UK nuclear industry after Hinkley Point approval - Graham Ruddick
  • The Guardian - Nuclear power – yes please. Hinkley Point – no thanks - George Monbiot
  • Daily Telegraph - Hinkley Point C finally gets green light as Government approves nuclear deal with EDF and China - Emily Gosden
  • BBC - Hinkley Point: UK approves nuclear plant deal
  • The Guardian - Nuclear power is risky and expensive; here's a better idea - Damian Carrington
  • Bloomberg - U.K. Approves EDF's £18 Billion Hinkley Point Nuclear Project - Francois De Beaupuy
  • The Guardian - Your guide to Hinkley Point C – the UK's first new nuclear plant for 20 years - Alexandra Topping
  • The Independent - Hinkley Point nuclear power station will go ahead, Government confirms - Joe Watts
  • BBC - Hinkley Point nuclear plant offers 'clear opportunities'
  • BBC News - Nuclear news: What's happening at Hinkley Point?
  • BBC Newsbeat - Why are people still worried about nuclear power and Hinkley Point C? - Michael Baggs
  • Daily Caller - Despite Chinese Spies, Government Approves New $24 Billion Nuclear Plant - Andrew Follett
  • Xinhua News - Britain confirms Hinkley nuclear project with new agreement
  • Sky News - Hinkley nuclear deal will go ahead, Government announces
  • Xinhua News - Commentary: London's approval for nuclear plant project welcoming move - Liu Chang
  • Sputnik News - UK Nuclear Deal Settles Diplomatic Spat With China, France
  • Xinhua News - UK confirms Hinkley nuclear project with "new agreement"
  • France Local - France's EDF gets green light for UK nuclear power plant
  • ITV UK - Hinkley Point nuclear plant: The key facts
  • ITV UK - Live reaction: Hinkley nuclear power plant approved by government
  • The Ecologist UK - Hinkley C nuclear go-ahead: May caves in to pressure from France and China - Oliver Tickell
  • Plymouth Herald - We shouldn't put all our eggs in frail Somerset nuclear basket - WMN_MartinF
  • Western Gazette - Hinkley Point C: Government to take "special share" in new nuclear power stations - OliverHulme
  • ITV UK - 'Huge potential' for Wales following Hinkley Point announcement
  • London Times - French claim Hinkley Point nuclear plant has been approved - Sam Coates, Deputy Political Editor | Robin Pagnamenta, Energy Editor
  • London Times - Hinkley Point nuclear plant gets green light after revised EDF deal - Sam Coates, Robin Pagnamenta, Matilda Battersby
  • Ipswich Star - Hinkley Point nuclear energy plant approved – but still doubts over Sizewell C as new controls on foreign investment agreed - Richard Cornwell
  • London Sun - HINKLEY POINT EXPLAINED What is Hinkley Point C nuclear power station and why is it controversial? The nuclear power project is set to cost £18bn - Sara Kamouni
  • Environmental Leader - Nuclear Energy May Rise Again - Ken Silverstein
  • CNBC - China tells Japan sanctions against North Korea won't resolve nuclear issue - Huileng Tan
  • BBC - Japan's Sakurajima volcano due for major eruption within 30 years, say scientists
  • Syracuse Post Standard - Federal regulators solicit comments on proposed FitzPatrick nuclear sale - Tim Knauss
  • Power Technology - Can a 70s-era nuclear plant work for the 21st century? - Chris Lo
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - OF NUCLEAR INTEREST: How close we came to having three Pilgrim nukes in Plymouth - Bill Abbott
  • WWLP-22News Chicopee, Ma - Nuclear plant startup halted due to "mechanical issue" - Michael Norton
  • Salon - The night we almost lost Arkansas – a 1980 nuclear Armageddon that almost was - Andrew O'Hehir
  • Times of Israel - After nuke deal was signed, Iran dissidents came to Israel to discuss its consequences - Dov Lieber
  • Reuters - Hitachi's UK nuclear unit comfortable with government stake in new projects - Karolin Schaps
  • Business Day Johannesburg - Nuclear sector aims to boost reactor capacity
  • Daily Maverick - Kazakhstan: Despatch from a nuclear wasteland - Simon Allison
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - Here's how the changing energy field is impacting TVA and other utility companies - Dave Flessner
  • Columbia Daily Tribune - Nuclear plant up for sale at fraction of cost
  • Isle of Man Today - Manx government reierates call for closure of Sellafield nuclear plant - Adrian Darbyshire
  • Asahi Shimbun - Diet committees pass resolutions condemning nuclear test - Go Kobayashi
  • Reuters - Toshiba, Engie UK nuclear group says wants clarity on government special stake proposal - Karolin Schaps
  • Aiken Standard - Radioactive leak, other Savannah River Site concerns cited by report - Thomas Gardiner
  • Green Left Weekly - SA power crisis: nuclear is no answer - Renfrey Clarke
  • BelTA - Lithuania sees progress in negotiations on Belarusian nuclear power plant
  • BelTA - European Commission delegation to visit Belarusian nuclear power plant in September
  • Ukrinform News - Mustafa Dzhemilev: Up to six nuclear warheads may be stored in Crimea - Crimean Tatar people leader Mustafa Dzhemilev has stated there is
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea, Japan discuss countermeasures against N. Korea's nuclear test
  • Asahi Shimbun - EDITORIAL: Monju has run its course and should now be scrapped
  • SA Business Tech - Nuclear plans will push South Africa to R3 trillion in debt: Outa - Times LIVE-Johannesburg
  • SA Times Johannesburg - MPs' oversight workshop on nuclear cancelled
  • Newry Times - Ritchie questions Minister on Sellafield dangers
  • Dundalk Democrat - 'A disaster waiting to happen' - calls for Sellafield closure - Ian Cameron
  • Belfast Telegraph - Video: Hinkley Point C explained - Nuclear power station gets green light
  • Radio Pakistan - Nine power projects of over 1000 MW to be completed next month
  • ITV UK - Live reaction: Hinkley nuclear power plant approved by government
  • Hudson Valley News Network - Indian Point Sirens to be Tested Sept 21 - Kathy Welsh
  • San Luis Obispo New Times - Former Diablo Canyon employee sues PG&E - Chris McGuinness
  • NRC - NRC to Discuss La Crosse License Termination Plan and Partial Site Release Request, Take Comments at Public Meeting
  • NRC blog - Senior Earthquake Experts Help Analyze Palo Verde Risk - Brittain Hill, Senior Advisor, Office of New Reactors
  • World Nuclear News - UK government gives go-ahead for Hinkley Point C
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea finds no radiation traces from N. Korean nuclear test
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Gov't clarifies stance on SA's energy mix - Liesl Peyper
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Why government's nuclear deal will destroy SA - Lameez Omarjee
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Civil bodies a step closer in nuclear deal challenge - Lameez Omarjee and Matthew le Cordeur
  • NHK World - Regulator questions durability of reactor parts
  • Energy Department - Notice Designing a Consent-Based Siting Process FR Document: 2016-22312 Citation: 81 FR 63475 PDF Page 63475
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Transfer Applications: James A. FitzPatrick Nuclear Power Plant FR Document: 2016-22229 Citation: 81 FR 63500 PDF Pages 63500-63503
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Transfers: Duke Energy Florida, Inc., and Seminole Electric Coop., Inc., Crystal River Unit 3 Nuclear Generating Plant FR Document: 2016-22232 Citation: 81 FR 63503 PDF Pages 63503-63504
  • The Chattanoogan - Alexander: Country Could Lose Half Of Our Carbon-Free Nuclear Generation In 20 Years
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Even if Monju axed, N-fuel cycle plan to stay - Yusuke Tomiyama
  • Baltic Times - Belarus disregards possibility of disaster at Astravyets N-plant - Lithuanian official

    Wednesday, September 14, 2016

  • Blackburn News - Brockton To Hold Community Well-Being Special Meeting - Ryan Drury
  • Priceonomics - The Towns That Say "Yes in my Backyard!" to Nuclear Waste???? - Ben Christopher
  • Voltaire Network - The new Russian armored bomber will revolutionize battlefield - Valentin Vasilescu
  • Sri Lanka Guardian - Fifteen Years of the "War on Terror" - Rebecca Barrigos
  • World Nuclear News - Terrestrial Energy to complete US loan guarantee application
  • World Nuclear News - Replica vessel component used to verify Beznau 1 safety
  • World Nuclear News - Report warns of medical isotopes shortage in USA
  • World Nuclear News - UK civil nuclear job count rises by 2000
  • Cape Cod Times - Protesters ordered to stay away from Statehouse - Christine Legere
  • Forbes - Terrestrial Energy's Advanced Nuclear Technology - The IMSR ...
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Charges dropped against LANL scientist in Sunport bomb scare - Rebecca Moss
  • KOAT Albuquerque - Sunport suspect goes to court, judge finds no probable cause
  • Albuquerque Journal - Judge finds no probable cause against LANL fake-bomb suspect - Robert Browman
  • Forbes - Terrestrial Energy's Advanced Nuclear Technology - The IMSR - Takes Several Steps Forward - Rod Adams
  • Reuters - China will start up 20 solar thermal power plants by 2018: NEA - Kathy Chen and David Stanway
  • Reuters - North Korea ramps up uranium enrichment, enough for six nuclear bombs a year: experts - Jack Kim and James Pearson
  • Reuters - Quake strikes northwest of Medellin, Colombia
  • Reuters - CEZ to re-start production at Temelin unit 2 by start of October - Jason Hovet
  • Bloomberg - U.K. Says No Hinkley Decision as ITV Reports Green Light - Robert Hutton
  • Bloomberg - If U.K. Scraps Hinkley, These Reactors May Still Be Built - Jess_Shankleman
  • Bloomberg - China Seen Investing Too Much in Power Plants That Burn Coal
  • AP - Israel to get $38 billion in US military aid over 10 years - Josh Lederman
  • AP - US flies bombers over SKorea in show of force against North - Lee Jin-Man
  • Bloomberg - Clean Energy Gave More Capacity With Less Investment, IEA Says - Anna Hirtenstein
  • Korea Times - N. Korea nuclear test site ready for at least three more blasts: US expert
  • Daily Telegraph - Hinkley Point: what has the UK promised China on nuclear to date? - Emily Gosden
  • Sky News - Theresa May expected to give Hinkley nuclear deal go-ahead
  • ITV UK - Hinkley: A green light this week - Chris Ship
  • The Independent - Theresa May set to approve Hinkley nuclear power plant - Joe Watts
  • Daily Telegraph - Hinkley Point: what has the UK promised China on nuclear to
  • Wall Street Journal - In Fukushima, a Determination to Move Past Nuclear Power - Cassandra Sweet
  • Global Research - Fukushima Backlash Hits Japan Prime Minister. Fukushima is NOT under Control - Robert Hunziker
  • RT - TEPCO dismantles safety wall around crippled Fukushima reactor building (VIDEO)
  • Wall Street Journal - Japan's Shift to Renewable Energy Loses Power - Mayumi Negishi
  • Energy Collective - Five-and-a-Half Years After Fukushima, 3 of Japan's 54 Nuclear Reactors Are Operating - Nancy Slater-Thompson
  • Japan Times - Japanese steel in French nuclear facilities found to have high impurity level
  • Reuters - India says holds "substantive" nuclear talks with China - Douglas Busvine, Ben Blanchard
  • Utility Dive - Nevada energy company submits $38M bid for TVA's unfinished Bellefonte nuke - Peter Maloney
  • L.A. Weekly - Command and Control Exposes the 1980 Nuke Accident that Could Have Leveled Arkansas - Chris Packham
  • CBS News - "Command and Control": The day Arkansas was almost nuked - David Morgan
  • Focus Taiwan - Typhoon Meranti forces shutdown of nuclear reactors
  • Burlington Hawk Eye - Former IAAAP nuclear workers learn about medical screening, compensation program - Elizabeth Meyer
  • Creamer Media's Engineering News - Will nuclear tender 'lock in' bid price, energy expert asks - Terence Creamer
  • Navajo-Hopi Observer - EPA announces plans to begin next phase of Navajo uranium cleanup - Adam DeRose
  • WATD-FM Marshfield - Plymouth: Another Problem at the Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station - David Skill
  • World Nuclear News - UK civil nuclear job count rises by 2000
  • Kingston SE Coastal Leader - Nuclear team to visit
  • PanARMENIAN.Net - Armenian nuclear plant closes for repair Sept 20
  • London Times - Kim can make seven nuclear bombs a year, warns expert - Richard Lloyd Parry
  • Dong-A Ilbo - 'Pyongyang can produce 7 nuclear weapons a year,' says N. Korea expert
  • Reuters - Japan mulls ending Monju fast-breeder reactor project - Asahi newspaper
  • AzerNews - Metsamor NPP stops for repairs, global threat remains - Rashid Shirinov
  • PolitiFact - Wolfowitz wrongly says Germany, France thought Iraq had WMD - Allison Graves, Jon Greenberg
  • KBS WORLD Radio - Asahi: S. Korea Proposes Joint Nuclear Management with U.S.
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Japan may pull plug on troubled fast breeder reactor
  • KBS WORLD Radio - Park to Focus on N. Korean Nuclear Issue during Holiday
  • Cape Cod Times - Pilgrim almost back online after eight days - Christine Legere
  • WBIR-TV - Y-12, unions reach five-year pact
  • Plymouth Herald - SHORT SERMON 16: Nuclear warning to sound in Plymouth today - NeilShaw
  • NRDC.org - Important Deadline for California Nuclear Plant Retirement - Ralph Cavanagh
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - SLO County leaders should band together to save Diablo Canyon
  • All Things Nuclear - Visit to the Palo Verde Nuclear Generating Station - Dave Lochbaum, director, Nuclear Safety Project
  • Ashtabula Star-Beacon - County prepares for nuclear emergency - Warren Dillaway
  • E&E Daily - CLIMATE: GOP mega-donor ducks fossil attacks with nuclear pitch - Hannah Northey
  • Sputnik News - Multipurpose Fifth-Gen Nuclear Submarine Design to Be Developed by 2020
  • Los Angeles Times - Driver of stolen big rig carrying hazardous material surrenders after three-hour pursuit - Joseph Serna
  • E&E Daily - CLIMATE: What's driving down industry emissions? The market - Kristi E. Swartz
  • Irish World - Irish politicians in uproar over latest Sellafield claims
  • CBS Los Angeles - Officers Take Driver Of Stolen Big Rig Into Custody Following Hours-Long Pursuit
  • Plymouth Herald - Helicopter flying over Plymouth tonight is keeping people awake
  • Pueblo Chieftain - Cotter Corp. to pay EPA nearly $1 million for oversight costs - Tracy Harmon
  • Reuters - CEZ receives licence extension for Dukovany unit 2 pending repairs - Jan Lopatka
  • Sandusky Register - Davis-Besse shut down - Patrick Pfanner
  • DOE - Department of Energy Announces 16 New Projects to Transform Energy Storage and Conversion
  • GAO - Nuclear Weapons: NNSA Should Evaluate the Role of the Enhanced Surveillance Program in Assessing the Condition of the U.S. Nuclear Stockpile GAO-16-549
  • NRC - NRC to Discuss La Crosse License Termination Plan and Partial Site Release Request, Take Comments at Public Meeting
  • NRC blog - Senior Earthquake Experts Help Analyze Palo Verde Risk - Brittain Hill, Senior Advisor, Office of New Reactors
  • IAEA - IAEA Mission Says Estonia Has Dedicated Regulatory Body for Radiation Safety; Faces Human Resources Challenges
  • The Guardian - Theresa May set to give go-ahead for Hinkley Point C nuclear plant - Heather Stewart
  • BBC - The alarming progress of a nuclear North Korea - Stephen Evans
  • Yonhap News - Top diplomats of S. Korea, U.S., Japan to discuss N.K. issue
  • Yonhap News - FM Yun seeks Chinese, Russian cooperation for strong U.N. resolution on N. Korea
  • Japan Times - Japanese steel in French nuclear facilities found to have high impurity level
  • Japan Times - Court recognizes two A-bomb survivors as hibakusha, rejects claims of two others
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Monju reactor possibly on path to decommissioning
  • Jiji Press - Japan Eyes Scrapping Trouble-Prone Monju Fast-Breeder Reactor
  • Jiji Press - Japan Govt to Mull Aid for Fukushima N-Plant Decommissioning
  • Japan Times - Fan club formed to promote Fukushima produce - Daisuke Kikuchi
  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - Notice Meetings: Advisory Board on Radiation and Worker Health, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health FR Document: 2016-22058 Citation: 81 FR 63186 PDF Pages 63186-63187
  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - Notice Meetings: Safety and Occupational Health Study Section, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health FR Document: 2016-22059 Citation: 81 FR 63186 PDF Page 63186
  • Bloomberg - U.K. Said to Approve EDF's 18-Billion Pound Nuclear Project - Francois De Beaupuy
  • DOE:EM - DOE Releases Sources Sought/Request for Information for the Low-Level Waste/Mixed Low-Level Waste Disposal (2018) Procurement - Lynette Chafin
  • Asahi Shimbun - VOX POPULI: Exit of 'eccentric' Niigata governor in mysterious manner a loss
  • Aiken Standard - Guest Column: Nuclear waste, forever in our backyards - Dr. Rose O. Hayes

    Tuesday, September 13, 2016

  • Japan News - 90,000 people still living in temporary housing
  • CounterPunch - Fukushima Backlash Hits Japan Prime Minister - Robert Hunziker
  • EIN News - Meeting with Head of Rosatom State Corporation Sergei Kiriyenko
  • Boston Globe - It's too risky to wait for Pilgrim plant's shutdown
  • Cape Cod Broadcasting - Rally at the State House Leads to Arrests of 3 Activists
  • Los Alamos Monitor - LANL employee traveling with fake device causes airport to shut down
  • Albuquerque Journal - LANL employee's mock-up triggered Sunport lockdown - Nicole Perez
  • Hanford Sentinel - Photos: One nuke plant, never used, priced to sell
  • Reuters - Zuma says South Africa's nuclear expansion plan on despite tight funds - Wendell Roelf
  • Reuters - CORRECTED--Korean power firm KEPCO near joining UK nuclear plant project-FT - Tina Bellon in Frankfurt, Karolin Schaps in London and Geert de Clerq in Paris
  • Reuters - South Korea's biggest earthquake triggers nuclear safety concerns - Jane Chung
  • Reuters - U.S. nuclear envoy on North Korea says swift, strong U.N. response needed - Ju-min Park and James Pearson
  • Reuters - Four South Korea nuclear reactors suspended due to earthquakes - Jane Chung,Ju-min Park
  • Reuters - U.S. bombers fly over South Korea in show of force after nuclear test - James Pearson and Ju-min Park
  • Reuters - India says holds 'substantive' nuclear talks with China - Douglas Busvine and Ben Blanchard
  • Reuters - Record new U.S. military aid deal for Israel to be signed in days: sources - Matt Spetalnick and Luke Baker
  • Bloomberg - Video: May Right to Take Time on Hinkley Point, Says Royal
  • Bloomberg - South Korea Halts Reactors, Factories After Two Earthquakes - Shinhye Kang
  • AP - US flies bombers over S.Korea in show of force against North - Lee Jin-Man
  • NRC - Nuclear Gauge Reported Stolen in West Virginia; Recovery is Sought
  • World Nuclear News - Contract for nuclear islands of Fangchenggang Hualong One units
  • World Nuclear News - Canyon priority in Energy Fuels' plan
  • World Nuclear News - Pre-refurbishment work to start at Bruce 7
  • The Guardian - Can our need for a carbon-free future override our fears of nuclear energy? - Debbie Carlson
  • BBC - Hinkley Point: Four reasons the nuclear project will go ahead - Simon Jack Business editor
  • BBC - UK nuclear power station project 'in talks' for cash injection - Dan Macadam
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea, U.S. to take various steps to curb N.K. threats - Choi Kyong-ae
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea's nuke test ominous for human rights improvement efforts: U.N. office - Park Boram
  • Press TV - 'China may build Iran's 4th nuclear plant'
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Cost of nuclear build premature, untested - industry body
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Draft Regulatory Guides: Service Level I, II, III, and In-Scope License Renewal Protective Coatings Applied to Nuclear Power Plants FR Document: 2016-21956 Citation: 81 FR 62935 PDF Pages 62935-62937
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Operating and Combined Licenses: Applications and Amendments Involving Proposed No Significant Hazards Considerations, etc. FR Document: 2016-21998 Citation: 81 FR 62926 PDF Pages 62926-62935
  • DOE:EM - EM Update | Vol. 8, Issue 17 | Sept. 13, 2016
  • The Guardian - 'A constitutional crisis': the CIA turns on the Senate - Spencer Ackerman
  • The Guardian - Inside the fight to reveal the CIA's torture secrets - Spencer Ackerman
  • Asahi Shimbun - Fukushima plant building exposed as TEPCO opens old wounds - Chikako Kawahara
  • Asahi Shimbun - TEPCO switched off alarms at Fukushima No. 2 plant years ago
  • Japan Times - Iran welcomes Japanese reactors if 'lucrative commercial support' is included: Tehran nuke chief
  • Japan Times - Japan on verge of scrapping Monju fast-breeder reactor: sources
  • Japan Times - Japan's first hydro plant wins U.S. award for 125-year history
  • Japan Times - North Korea's latest nuclear test was to get U.S. attention, Japan lawmaker says
  • Kyodo News - Gov't making final arrangements to scrap Monju reactor: sources
  • Mainichi Daily News - CO2 emissions by Japan's power industry fall in FY 2015: survey
  • Mainichi Daily News - Iran would welcome Japanese supply of reactors: nuclear chief
  • NHK World - NRA: TEPCO kept alarm silent at Fukushima Daini
  • NHK World - Fukushima ice wall is 90% frozen, more work needed
  • NHK World - TEPCO resumes removal of Fukushima plant cover

    Monday, September 12, 2016

  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Science on the Hill: Trinity ushers in new age of supercomputing - Gary Grider
  • Tri-City Herald - Saving money not reason for moving Hanford employees, DOE says - Annette Cary
  • Scroll.in - The ambitious plan to make India the new centre of the experimental physics world - Sonali Prasad
  • Reuters - Korea's KEPCO in talks to buy into UK nuclear project NuGen: source - Geert De Clercq and Karolin Schaps
  • Reuters - Commentary: The timing of North Korea's latest nuclear test is smarter than it looks - Andray Abrahamian
  • Reuters - North Korea's nuclear weapons imminent threat: South Korea's Park - Ju-min Park and Jack Kim;
  • Reuters - German utilities say close to nuclear storage deal - Christoph Steitz, Reinhard Becker and Ludwig Burger
  • Bloomberg - Video: North Korea's Nuclear Ambitions - Andrei Lankov, professor of history at Kookmin University
  • Bloomberg - Beginning of the End for Fossil Power - Chris Bryant
  • AP - China says it can't end North Korea nuke program on its own - Nomaan Merchant
  • New York Times - Unfinished Nuclear Plant, 4 Decades and $5 Billion Later, Will Be Sold - The Associated Press
  • Daily Telegraph - South Korea's Kepco in talks to join Cumbrian £10bn nuclear project - Emily Gosden, Energy Editor
  • Financial Times - Koreans near investment in new Cumbrian nuclear plant - Jim Pickard and Andrew Ward
  • Korea Times - Strongest-ever earthquake hits Korea, 5.8-magnitude shock strikes Gyeongju - Park Si-soo, Chung Hyun-chae, Kim Rahn
  • ESI Africa - Namibia prepares for nuclear talks with India
  • Sputnik News - Greenpeace Files Suit Against Construction of New Nuclear Reactors in S Korea
  • YLE News - Economic Affairs minister: Fennovoima nuclear project safety severely lacking
  • YLE News - Monday's papers: Nuclear money, tooth care, sleep deficiency, warm autumn
  • Philippine Daily Inquirer - Nuclear Philippines is a future full of costly risks - Laurence Delina
  • CCTV - DPRK slams US condemnation, vows nuke dev't
  • Aiken Standard - Elite professionals handle nuclear cleanup
  • Dhaka Tribune - Rooppur nuclear power plant gets tax exemption - Aminur Rahman Rasel
  • Scoop NZ - Will Christie Whitman Apologise for Her Nuke Shill Game? - Harvey Wasserman
  • EcoWatch - Arrest Warrant Issued for Journalist Amy Goodman for Coverage of Dakota Access Pipeline - Andy Rowell, Oil Change International
  • News Corp Australia - Germany's E26.4 bln nuclear waste deal
  • The Guardian - UK must move now on carbon capture to save consumers billions, says report - Damian Carrington
  • Bloomberg - Carbon Capture Seen Competitive With Offshore Wind in U.K. - Jessica Shankleman
  • Daily Telegraph - Parliament calls for carbon capture to revive British industry and slash climate costs - Ambrose Evans-Pritchard
  • The Engineer UK - New report gives CCS fresh lease of life - Jason Ford
  • VietNamNet Bridge - Chinese nuclear reactors located close to Vietnam-China border
  • Maldon and Burnham Standard - MEP backs decision to review UK nuclear deals - Rebecca Creed
  • Portfolio.hu - Hungary close to deal with Brussels on nuclear expansion - VP
  • CCTV - China: Crux of nuclear issue lies with US
  • Cornish Times - Major nuclear safety exercise to be staged
  • Reuters - German utilities say close to nuclear storage deal - Christoph Steitz, Reinhard Becker and Ludwig Burger
  • London Times - Safety flaw casts fresh doubt on Hinkley reactor--EDF may have to cut output or walk away - Robin Pagnamenta, Energy Editor
  • BelTA - Belarus to start training NPP operators in 2017
  • London Times - Troubled heart of Hinkley deal - Marcus Leroux
  • NRC blog - Five Questions with Ivonne Couret
  • IAEA - Surveying Safeguarded Material 24/7 - Vincent Fournier, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • BBC - East Asian press grapples with a nuclear North Korea
  • BBC - UK nuclear power station project 'in talks' for cash injection - Dan Macadam
  • Trend News Agency - Iran's atomic chief leaves for Brussels - Khalid Kazimov
  • World Nuclear News - Iran and Russia celebrate start of Bushehr II
  • World Nuclear News - Spotlight on localization as South Africa prepares for RFP
  • World Nuclear News - Further delay in completion of Ohma plant
  • Yonhap News - U.S. nuclear envoy vows to work closely with S. Korea over N. Korea's nuke test - Kokobj@Yna.Co.Kr, Pbr@Yna.Co.Kr
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea says U.S. pushing Seoul into nuke armament - colin@yna.co.kr
  • Yonhap News - U.S. to send B-1B bombers to S. Korea Tuesday - Choi Kyong-ae
  • Press TV - AEOI chief heads to Belgium for nuclear talks
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Nuclear deal will be a financial MELTDOWN - Ulrich Steenkamp and Dominique Doyle
  • Fin24 CapeTown - State's energy plans must be shared - Mandi Smallhorne
  • GovTrack - H.R. 4979: Advanced Nuclear Technology Development Act of 2016 - Sponsor: Robert Latta Robert Latta Representative for Ohio's 5th congressional district Republican
  • DOE:EERE - Computing America's Offshore Wind Energy Potential - Liz Hartman, Communications Lead, Wind Energy Technologies Office
  • NHK World - NRA: TEPCO kept alarm silent at Fukushima Daini
  • NHK World - TEPCO postpones cover removing work
  • Kyodo News - Iran would welcome Japanese supply of reactors: nuclear chief - Mohammad Gharebag
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Savannah River Site FR Document: 2016-21835 Citation: 81 FR 62738 PDF Page 62738
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Confirmatory Orders: First Energy Nuclear Operating Co., and First Energy Corp. FR Document: 2016-21839 Citation: 81 FR 62769 PDF Pages 62769-62772
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2016-21957 Citation: 81 FR 62772 PDF Pages 62772-62773 Occupational Safety and Health Administration
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Access to Employee Exposure and Medical Records FR Document: 2016-21886 Citation: 81 FR 62766 PDF Pages 62766-62767

    Sunday, September 11, 2016

  • Tri-City Herald - Years of Hanford history moving to Richland facility - Sara Schilling
  • Adelaide Advertiser - $600m cost just to plan nuke dump
  • Reuters - Swiss nuclear plant outages - Vera Eckert
  • AP - US nuclear plant up for sale at fraction of cost - Jay Reeves
  • AP - Rhetoric or real? N. Korea nuclear test may be a bit of both - Foster Klug, Kim Tong-Hyung
  • Mother Jones - An Accidental Nuclear Detonation "Will Happen" - Michael Mechanic
  • BBC - North Korea nuclear test: South would reduce Pyongyang 'to ashes'
  • Reuters - North Korea says sanctions push after nuclear test 'laughable' - Minami Funakoshi and Ju-min Park
  • Daily Caller - Could These Unconventional Reactors Restart The Nuclear Age? - Andrew Follett
  • Japan Times - After its fifth nuclear test, Japan, U.S. seek 'strongest possible' measures against North Korea
  • Augusta Chronicle - Savannah River Site picks team for plutonium cleanup effort
  • Tehran Times - Iran living up to nuclear commitments, U.S. official says
  • Payvand.com - IAEA: Iran Is Keeping Its End of the Nuclear Bargain - Derek Davison
  • Yonhap News - Park to meet with party leaders to discuss N. Korea's 5th nuke test - pbr@yna.co.kr
  • Korea Times - Nuke test cornering THAAD opposition - Kim Hyo-jin
  • The Hindu - 'Nepotism nuked our careers' - Josy Joseph
  • CCTV - China urges DPRK to meet denuclearization commitments
  • KUNM University Of New Mexico - LANL's Long Environmental Cleanup - Ed Williams
  • Reuters - Bridge to nowhere shows China's failed efforts to engage North Korea - Sue-Lin Wong
  • Asahi Shimbun - 83 species now eligible for test fishing off coast of Fukushima - Kazumasa Sugimura
  • KBS World Radio - NHK: US Envoy in Tokyo for Talks on N. Korea
  • East Bay Times - California shipwreck: World War II aircraft carrier off California coast in 'amazing state' Titanic researcher says -
  • East Bay Times - California shipwreck: World War II aircraft carrier off California coast in 'amazing state' Titanic researcher says
  • Huron Daily Tribune - Officials seek cleanup funding for Ohio uranium plant
  • Adelaide Advertiser - Editorial: Let's weigh up cost of nuclear dump
  • Crain's Chicago Business - Why is nuke giant Exelon touting a subsidy for coal-fired power plants? - Steve Daniels
  • Decatur Herald-Review - Recent quiet concerns Clinton Power Station supporters - Kevin Barlow
  • Consortium News - How Israel Stole the Bomb - James DiEugenio
  • London Times - Sellafield clean-up investigated - John Collingridge
  • Albuquerque Journal - THE PRC & PALO VERDE: Hearing examiner had sound legal foundation for her recommendation - Cynthia Hall
  • Memphis Commercial Appeal - Letter: Hold TVA accountable - Lynn Strickland, Memphis
  • WRAL - Los Alamos Lab in for long environmental clean-up process - Associated Press
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Letter: TVA CEO must face realities on energy - Richard T. Redano, Knoxville
  • CCTV - Studio interview: Test sparks international condemnation
  • London Times - Batteries could pull plug on Hinkley -
  • London Times - Batteries could pull plug on Hinkley
  • Trend News Agency - Why Iranian cons voice utter distrust in UK envoy - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • Trend News Agency - Iran reveals amount of its in-place liquid hydrocarbon reserves - Khalid Kazimov
  • Trend News Agency - Iran's oil value added growth turns positive with JCPOA
  • Trend News Agency - South Korea develops plan to annihilate Pyongyang in case of war
  • Trend News Agency - Iran storing 40 tons of reserve heavy water - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • Yonhap News - Calls growing in South Korea for nuclear armament - pbr@yna.co.kr
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea unveils plan to raze Pyongyang in case of signs of nuclear attack - pbr@yna.co.kr
  • Xinhua News - Iran begins construction of 2nd nuclear plant with Russia's help
  • Xinhua News - China Exclusive: China's high speed rail track exceeds 20,000 km
  • New York Times - The Secret History of Colombia's Paramilitaries and the U.S. War on Drugs - Deborah Sontag
  • NSW Daily Telegraph - SA would have to spend up to $600 million to plan a nuclear waste repository -
  • NSW Daily Telegraph - SA would have to spend up to $600 million to plan a nuclear waste repository

    Saturday, September 10, 2016

  • LA Monitor - McMillan: LANL's infrastructure problems threaten maintenance of nuclear stockpile - Tris DeRoma
  • AP - Iran begins construction on 2nd nuclear power plant - Nasser Karimi
  • AP - Rhetoric or real? N. Korea nuclear test may be a bit of both - Foster Klug, Kim Tong-Hyung
  • AP - US, Russia seal Syria cease-fire, new military partnership - Bradley Klapper, Jamey Keaten
  • AP - Seoul: North Korea's 5th nuke test 'fanatic recklessness' - Foster Klug, Hyung-Jin Kim, Edith M. Lederer
  • AP - The Latest: US, France, UK urge new sanctions on North Korea
  • Bloomberg - UN Threatens Fresh Sanctions on North Korea After Nuclear Test - Seyoon Kim, Hooyeon Kim, Kambiz Foroohar
  • Bloomberg - Editorial: Taming North Korea
  • Reuters - Russia demands swift payment for canceled Bulgarian nuclear plant - Tsvetelia Tsolova
  • Reuters - S.Korea says N. Korea's nuclear capability at "considerable level" - Yonhap - Jack Kim
  • Reuters - Iran, Russia start construction of new Iranian nuclear plant - Dubai Newsroom
  • Reuters - Russia demands swift payment for canceled Bulgarian nuclear plant -
  • Reuters - Russia demands swift payment for canceled Bulgarian nuclear plant
  • RT - Russia starts Phase 2 construction at Iran's Bushehr nuclear power plant
  • New York Times - North Korea Will Have the Skills to Make a Nuclear Warhead by 2020, Experts Say - William J. Broad
  • Huffington Post - How Japan's Nuclear Disaster Still Haunts South Korea's Biggest City - Alexander C. Kaufman
  • NPR - North Korea Conducts Nuclear Test Sparking International Condemnation - Jackie Northam
  • South China Morning Post - 'No harm done': alarm at Chinese nuclear plant accidentally deactivated for three months
  • Forbes - India, The Nuclear Suppliers Group and The Paris Climate Accord
  • KCET Burbank - Nuke Waste Burial Latest Issue in Senate Race
  • YLE News - Economic Affairs minister: Fennovoima nuclear project safety severely lacking
  • Santa Barbara Independent - Letter: Nuclear Power Is Vital to Our Future - Heather Matteson, MothersforNuclear.org
  • Atlas Obscura - Here's What an Underground Nuclear Test Actually Looks Like--For decades, they were relatively common - Sarah Laskow
  • Asia Times - China's disturbing new nuclear buildup - Richard A. Bitzinger
  • Pakistan Nation - Nuclear Cooperation
  • NDTV - US Committed To India's Nuke Club NSG Membership
  • Pakistan News International - Nuclear parity for peace - Malik Muhammad Ashraf
  • Pakistan Observer - Pakistan victim of nuclear apartheid
  • Channel News Asia - After Fukushima, Japan turns to geothermal power for energy - Michiyo Ishida
  • AllGov - Former Japanese Leader Heads Fundraising Effort for Ailing U.S. Sailors Who Aided Fukushima Relief - Yuri Kageyama
  • Irish Independent - Clear and present danger--BBC Panorama exposé shows Sellafield is 'most hazardous site' - Anne Campbell
  • Illinois News Network - Lawmaker: Exelon turning up deadline heat may not spook Assembly
  • York Daily Record - Today's TMI risk is shutdown, not meltdown - Brett Sholtis
  • Sputnik News - Russia's Rosatom Waits Data on Timing of Repayment for Belene NPP From Sofia
  • Times of India - Power towers: Farmers to get Rs 5 crore
  • New Hampshire Public Radio - Portsmouth Naval Shipyard to Receive $33 Million for Repairs -
  • New Hampshire Public Radio - Portsmouth Naval Shipyard to Receive $33 Million for Repairs
  • Press TV - Iran launches 2 more units at Bushehr Nuclear Power Plant
  • Xinhua News - 5.2-magnitude quake strikes off east Japan
  • Pahrump Valley Times - Former Yucca Mountain chief scientist signing book on Saturday - Selwyn Harris
  • NEI - Operational Safety
  • Foreign Policy blog - North Korea's Nuke Program Is Way More Sophisticated Than You Think - Jeffrey Lewis
  • POGO - Independence of Inspectors General is Essential - Nicholas Pacifico
  • POGO - POGO Critical of Pentagon Watchdog's Handling of Whistleblowers - Iulia Gheorghiu
  • POGO - Whistleblower Rejects $8 Million Award to Protest Revolving Door - Neil Gordon
  • POGO - Long-Buried IG Report on BLM Reveals Gifts from Oil & Gas Industry, Other Violations - "
  • POGO - Long-Buried IG Report on BLM Reveals Gifts from Oil &
  • Japan Times - Fukushima railway decontamination waste to total 300,000 cubic meters
  • Asahi Shimbun - Study draws a blank on thyroid cancer and 2011 nuclear disaster - Teru Okumura
  • NAP - Disposal of Radioactive Waste on Land; Report (1957)
  • NHK World - Tokyo to probe false decontamination explanation
  • NHK World - JASDF to closely watch N.Korea's nuclear program
  • NHK World - Japan's nuclear authorities monitoring radiation
  • Kyodo News - Construction begins on new nuclear power plant in Iran
  • Kyodo News - Kagoshima gov. hints at dropping request to halt reactors' operation
  • Kyodo News - J-Power postpones plan to begin Oma nuclear plant operation to FY 2024
  • Asahi Shimbun - N. Korea's bomb is more powerful, but worry is miniaturization - Japan Times
  • Japan Times - Fukushima railway decontamination waste to total 300,000 cubic meters - Japan Times
  • Japan Times - North Korea's progress in nuke development poses real threat to Japan - Japan Times
  • Japan Times - Kagoshima governor hints at dropping action to halt nuclear reactors - Japan Times
  • Japan Times - A-bomb survivors criticize North Korea test - Japan Times
  • Japan Times - Fund started to help Fukushima thyroid cancer patients cover expenses - Mizuho Aoki
  • Mainichi Daily News - Tokyo gov't failed to take proper steps against soil contamination at new market site
  • Mainichi Daily News - Diet to adopt resolution condemning N. Korea for 5th nuclear test
  • Mainichi Daily News - 0.1% of food items exceed radiation limit 5 1/2 years after nuke disaster
  • Mainichi Daily News - Tokai nuclear waste reprocessing plant to take 70 years to dismantle: JAEA
  • TEPCO - Situation of storing and treatment of accumulated water including highly concentrated radioactive materials at Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station
  • TEPCO - Situation of storing and treatment of accumulated water including highly concentrated radioactive materials at Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station
  • TEPCO - Evaluation of the exposure dose of workers at the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station

    Friday, September 09, 2016

  • TDWorld Energy Times - Closing the Fuel Cycle--The Ultimate in Recycling - Tim Echols
  • Global Research - The Post 9/11 Era: Fifteen Years of America's "War on Terror". Years of Horror inflicted on the People of the Middle East - Red Flag
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Congressional subcommittee grills LANL chief over backlog of repairs - Rebecca Moss
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Regional Coalition Of LANL Communities Reviews LANL Workforce Development At Friday Meeting - RCLC News
  • Augusta Chronicle - Energy Department continues push to stop MOX plant - John Boyette
  • Reuters - U.N. Security Council to condemn North Korea nuclear test - Michelle Nichols
  • Reuters - Obama condemns North Korea nuclear test, promises new sanctions - Doina Chiacu
  • Reuters - Swiss nuclear plant outages - Vera Eckert
  • Reuters - Magnitude of North Korea seismic event greater than last one: CTBTO agency - Kirsti Knolle
  • Reuters - Britain condemns North Korean nuclear test, says threat to peace - Michael Holden
  • Reuters - Video: North Korea conducts fifth and largest nuclear test
  • Reuters - Video: Monitoring agency condemns suspected North Korea nuclear test
  • Reuters - North Korea's nuclear test 'grave threat' to peace, EU says - Robin Emmott
  • Reuters - Pentagon says North Korea nuclear test a "serious provocation" - Philip Stewart
  • Reuters - Radiation levels in China not affected by North Korea nuclear test: state TV - Michael Martina
  • Reuters - China slams North Korea's nuclear test but unlikely to do much - Ben Blanchard and Michael Martina
  • Reuters - Video: North Korea says it has conducted fifth nuclear test
  • Reuters - France condemns nuclear test conducted by North Korea - Matthias Blamont
  • Reuters - China's Xinhua calls for restraint after North Korea nuclear test - Ben Blanchard
  • Reuters - China says resolutely opposed to North Korea nuclear test - Ben Blanchard
  • Reuters - U.S. to work with Japan, others to pressure North Korea: Russel - Minami Funakoshi
  • Reuters - Japan says North Korea test and capability pose grave threat - Nobuhiro Okubo
  • Reuters - Japan military jets checking for radiation from suspected North Korean nuke test - Nobuhiro Okubo
  • Reuters - North Korea tremor emitted energy double that of last nuclear test: South Korea - Ju-min Park
  • Reuters - Japan PM says suspected North Korea nuclear test can't be tolerated - Kaori Kaneko
  • Reuters - North Korea blast measured at least 20 to 30 kilotons: analyst - James Pearson
  • Reuters - U.N. nuclear agency says Iran sticking to nuclear deal - Shadia Nasralla
  • Reuters - China starts radiation monitoring after suspected North Korea blast - Ben Blanchard
  • Reuters - Graphic: Nuclear North Korea
  • Bloomberg - North Korea Boast About Nuclear Warhead on Missile Seen Likely - Kanga Kong
  • Bloomberg - China Worries Over North Korea Collapse Muddle Nuke Response - Ting Shi, Isabel Reynolds
  • Bloomberg - Video: N. Korea Conducts Nuclear Test, S. Korean Equities Slide
  • Bloomberg - North Korea Says Tested Nuclear Bomb, Can Miniaturize Arms - Seyoon Kim, Hooyeon Kim, Shinhye Kang
  • Bloomberg - North Korea Missile Launches, Nuclear Detonations: Timeline - Sam Kim
  • Bloomberg - Video: Quake Near North Korea Nuclear Site Points to Test
  • AP - The Latest: UN Security Council calls meeting on North Korea
  • AP - Seoul: North Korea's 5th nuke test 'fanatic recklessness' - FOSTER KLUG and HYUNG-JIN KIM
  • AP - A look at N. Korea's nuclear, missile developments in 2016 - The Associated Press
  • AP - The Latest: China, Japan test air for radiation levels
  • AP - Unusual N. Korea seismic activity likely means 5th nuke test - FOSTER KLUG and HYUNG-JIN KIM
  • AP - South Korean news agency reports Seoul believes North Korea has conducted 5th nuclear test explosion
  • Ynetnews - Israel condemns N. Korea nuclear test - Itamar Eichner
  • Japan Times - J-Power delays plan to begin operating Oma nuclear plant until 2024
  • Moline Dispatch Argus - Warm summer keeps Q-C nuke plant busy
  • Oswego County Today - Exelon Nuclear Stations Deliver When Summer Heats Up
  • Bloomington Pantagraph - With Clinton nuclear plant, no news is bad news - Kevin Barlow
  • Platts - FirstEnergy may support New York-style solution for nuclear plants - Bob Matyi
  • Natural Gas World - NGW Magazine: UK looks into nuclear question
  • Reuters - Rolls-Royce seals bidder status to supply to delayed Hinkley nuclear plant - Kate Holton
  • Somerset County Gazette - Welsh steel firm wins £100m Hinkley contract
  • Financial Times - Letter: Why May should press ahead with Hinkley Point - From Sir Richard Lambert and others
  • World Nuclear News - Pressure mounts for government decision on Hinkley
  • Western Mail - 200,000 tonnes of Welsh-made steel will be used to help build the new nuclear power station at Hinkley Point - Chris Kelsey
  • Natural Gas World - UK Finance Minister Defends Hinkley Point C
  • World Nuclear News - Low emissions from Canadian uranium mining
  • World Nuclear News - Kansai details upgrade work at oldest Takahama units
  • Saskatoon StarPhoenix - Uranium mining contributes small fraction of total nuclear power emissions, study says - Alex MacPherson
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - Group wants CPUC taken off decision over nuclear power plant - Rob Nikolewski
  • Port Elizabeth Herald - War over nuclear power grows
  • Arizona Daily Sun - Our View: Uranium's legacy and future both need sharper focus
  • Japan Times - Tokai nuclear fuel plant to take 70 years to decommission: JAEA
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Is solar power in nuclear disaster exclusion zones advisable? - Arnold Gundersen
  • London Times - North Korea detonates its 'largest nuclear bomb' - Richard Lloyd Parry, Asia Editor
  • Xinhua News - S. Korea believes DPRK may have conducted its "most powerful" nuke test
  • Xinhua News - China initiates contingency plan after DPRK's suspected nuclear test
  • Sputnik News - Lavrov Plans to Address Pyongyang's Nuclear Test With Japanese FM Kishida
  • Financial Mail - Editorial: SA's great nuclear non-debate
  • SABC - Nuclear programme not going to happen anytime soon: Gordhan
  • ESI Africa - Nuclear procurement process to start 30 Sep, says SA energy minister
  • Boston Herald - Owens: States, feds sideline nuclear power at their peril - Mackubin Thomas Owens
  • Plymouth Herald - Plymouth will be tested on how it would react to a nuclear emergency - Gayle_Herald
  • HNN Huntingtonnews - COLUMN: Another Perspective on Huntington's former uranium plant anayzed - Tony E. Rutherford
  • London Times - The newsreader brought out of retirement to announce nuclear tests - Richard Lloyd Parry, Asia Editor
  • South Bay Daily Breeze - Atomic bomb survivors to share stories at Torrance library's free forum Saturday - Nick Green
  • Omaha World-Herald - About 400 OPPD employees tied to Fort Calhoun plant will lose jobs by end of 2019 - Cole Epley
  • Amarillo Globe News - Report: Pantex in dire need of upgrades - Creede Newton
  • Financial Express - Power generation from KNPP second unit suspended for maintenance
  • Japan Times - Chugoku Electric accused of using SLAPP tactics to intimidate protesters
  • Port Augusta Transcontinental - Visits planned in Far North
  • Pakistan International News Network - Pakistan qualifies for NSG membership: Foreign Secretary
  • E&E Daily - CLIMATE: National Academies panel urges overhaul of energy policies - Christa Marshall
  • Greenville News - 25 years after opening, Duke Energy has upgrade plans for hydro plant built into mountain - Nathaniel Cary
  • Patriot-News - Three Mile Island opened to public for annual tour - Mark Pynes
  • Pueblo Chieftain - Pueblo chemical weapons plant begins operation
  • Upstream - Uzbekistan faces a hard road ahead - Vladimir Afanasiev
  • Atomic Insights - NREL Study: Eastern Interconnect Would Strain If 30% Of Annual Electricity Was Solar and Wind - Rod Adams
  • Beyond Nuclear - Beyond Nuclear & Pilgrim Watch challenge Entergy attempt at evasion of federal law established by Fukushima Order
  • DOE - Energy Secretary Moniz and Interior Secretary Jewell Announce New National Offshore Wind Strategy to Drive Deployment
  • NRC blog - A Solemn Anniversary - Stephen Burns, Chairman
  • IAEA - Statement by IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano on DPRK
  • IAEA - New Video Series: Nuclear Science for Sustainable Development - Louise Potterton, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • BBC - North Korea newsreader announces nuclear test
  • BBC - North Korea carries out fifth nuclear test
  • BBC - Why does North Korea keep testing nuclear weapons?
  • BBC - North Korea claims success in fifth nuclear test
  • BBC - What to look for in North Korea's fifth nuclear test - Bruce Bennett
  • BBC - North Korea's 'biggest' nuclear test sparks global outrage
  • BBC - North Korea nuclear test: Is it important?
  • BBC - Why is North Korea testing nuclear weapons?
  • BBC - The Saddam factor in North Korea's nuclear strategy - Stephen Evans
  • BBC - North Korea's nuclear programme: How advanced is it?
  • Trend News Agency - Russia to start new nuke plant construction in Iran tomorrow
  • Yonhap News - Another nuke test can't be ruled out: unification minister - jaeyeon.woo@yna.co.kr
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea conducts 5th nuclear test - Choi Kyong-ae and Kim Soo-yeon
  • Yonhap News - Nuke envoys of S. Korea, U.S. underline need for 'tough' action against N.K. - Kokobj@Yna.Co.Kr, Colin@Yna.Co.Kr
  • Yonhap News - Social media calls for nuclear arms after N. Korea's 5th nuke test
  • Yonhap News - U.N. Security Council to hold urgent meeting over N.K. nuclear test
  • Yonhap News - Obama strongly condemns N.K. nuclear test, vows to seek significant new sanctions - Chang Jae-soon
  • Yonhap News - Obama strongly condemns N.K. nuclear test, vows to seek significant measures against Pyongyang - jschang@yna.co.kr
  • Yonhap News - (URGENT) Obama reaffirms security commitment to S. Korea through extended deterrence, THAAD
  • Yonhap News - (URGENT) Obama vows to seek new sanctions on N. Korea
  • Yonhap News - (URGENT) Obama says U.S. will never accept N.K. as nuclear state
  • Yonhap News - Lawmakers call for nukes following N. Korea's 5th nuclear test - colin@yna.co.kr
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notices: Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.; Weekly Receipts, Page 62500 [FR DOC #: 2016-21769]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals, Pages 62546 - 62547 [FR DOC #: 2016-21770]
  • New York Times - G.E. Spent Years Cleaning Up the Hudson. Was It Enough? - Jesse McKinley
  • Washington Post - A reminder of the permanent wars: Dozens of U.S. airstrikes in six countries - Missy Ryan
  • GAO - ENERGY EMPLOYEES COMPENSATION: DOL Generally Followed Its Procedures to Process Claims but Could Strengthen Some Internal Controls
  • Japan Times - Fund started to help Fukushima thyroid cancer patients cover expenses - Mizuho Aoki
  • CounterPunch - Anti-nuclear Power Protest Tents in Tokyo Removed - William Andrews
  • Manila Standard - 9 benefits of operating the BNPP - Elizabeth Angsioco
  • Orange County Register - Loretta Sanchez attacks Senate rival Kamala Harris over San Onofre nuclear waste - Teri Sforza And Martin Wisckol
  • Los Angeles Times - Senate race heats up as Sanchez rips Harris over actions on San Onofre nuclear power plant - Phil Willon
  • Times of San Diego - San Onofre N-Waste New Hot Potato in U.S. Senate Race - Ken Stone
  • New Baltimore Voice - Great Lakes water quality issues to be focus of public forum - Jim Bloch

    Thursday, September 08, 2016

  • Radio Adelaide - University of Adelaide - UNDERSTANDING THE RISKS OF A NUCLEAR WASTE DUMP IN SOUTH AUSTRALIA
  • Antinuclear Australian - Australian govt uses out-dated terminology, to disguise reality of High Level Nuclear waste
  • POWERmag - Duke Energy Renewables Acquires Solar Projects in Georgia - Aaron Larson
  • Politico - Floor time for Flint-aiding WRDA bill - Eric Wolff
  • London Spectator - George Galloway is terrific in this meticulous demolition of Tony Blair - Rod Liddle
  • Cape Cod Broadcasting - Cape Downwinders to Call for Pilgrim Closure at State House Rally
  • Reuters - U.N. nuclear agency says Iran sticking to nuclear deal - Shadia Nasralla
  • AP - UN nuclear report notes Iran is making sensitive parts - George Jahn
  • World Nuclear News - Greenland ice sheet project contributes to repository safety
  • World Nuclear News - Chinese regulatory system must keep up with growth, says IAEA
  • UPI - South Korea think tank proposes acquiring nuclear-powered submarines - Elizabeth Shim
  • Arizona Daily Sun - Our View: Uranium's legacy and future both need sharper focus
  • Economic Times - India, Canada broaden energy dialogue to cover nuclear energy, renewables - Dipanjan Roy Chaudhury
  • KUNR Reno Public Radio - Interview: Advocates Want Permanent Ban On Uranium Mining Near Grand Canyon - Steve Shadley
  • The Chronicle, Duke University - Former EPA administrator advocates role of nuclear energy in reducing carbon emissions - Yashas Manjunatha
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - TVA takes bid for sale of abandoned nuclear plant
  • E&E Daily - Nuclear: For sale: 2 unfinished reactors, with hope for jobs - Kristi E. Swartz
  • WAAY Huntsville, AL - The history and future of Bellefonte - Cat Reid
  • Mail & Guardian - Government quibbles over true cost of nuclear - but it's going to be very expensive - Phillip de Wet
  • Business Day Johannesburg - State's nuclear plan takes off - Linda Ensor and Carol Paton
  • Swissinfo - Study pushes Swiss post-nuclear power potential
  • Power Engineering International - Jordan and Vietnam named as nuclear growth hotspots - Kelvin Ross
  • Japan Today - Japan to check background of nuclear workers to prevent terrorism
  • SA Independent - Nuclear power is the only sensible way to go - Kelvin Kemm, nuclear physicist and chairman of the South African Nuclear Energy Corporation
  • The Namibian - Govt ups India nuclear talks - Shinovene Immanuel
  • News24 - Nuclear Power Deals - Arie Van Der Plaats
  • NL Times - Nuclear reactor safety concerns has Dutch MP's worried - Janene Pieters
  • Prensa Latina - Bolivia Studies Location for Nuclear Research Center
  • Albany Times Union blog - Lawmakers protest nuke subsidies - Calvert Recorder
  • Southern Maryland News - 9/11 spurred nuke plant emergency preparedness - Tamara Ward
  • RTO Insider - New York Legislators Question Nuclear Subsidy - William Opalka
  • NW Evening Mail - Nuclear heavyweights descend on Barrow
  • Sputnik News - Special Forces Counterterrorism Units to Guard Belgian Nuclear Power Plants
  • Portfolio.hu - Hungary should have put off Paks II by 3-5 years - energy expert
  • Concord Monitor - Hot Topic: Readers weigh in on energy balance
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - Letter: Diablo Canyon nuclear plant never should have opened - Bill Denneen, Nipomo
  • Brussels Times - Belgium's nuclear power stations soon to have anti-terrorist units - National Defense Industrial Association
  • National Defense Magazine blog - Air Force Challenges Pentagon Cost Estimate of Next-Generation Nuclear Missiles - Jon Harper
  • Irish Examiner - Calls for Ireland to demand shutdown of Sellafield - Caroline O'Doherty
  • BBC - Isle of Man government 'concerned' about Sellafield safety - Ellan Vannin
  • Senator Harry Reid - Letter from Senator Reid to Marvin Fertel, NEI
  • Daily Maverick - Controversial nuclear programme to launch at month-end
  • The State - MOX plant at Savannah River Site will cost $12 billion more than initially thought - Sammy Fretwell
  • IAEA - IAEA Mission Says China's Nuclear Regulator Effective; Should Continue to Enhance Safety Programme
  • Rockland County Times - Decision on Indian Point relicensing could take another year or more
  • Toledo Blade - Groups sue to prevent FirstEnergy rate approval
  • Manx Radio - Green party calls for Sellafield pressure
  • Press TV - Iran respecting commitments under JCPOA: IAEA
  • Kyodo News - JAEA says 70 yrs needed to close nuclear fuel reprocessing plant
  • NHK World - Decommissioning plan at Tokai questioned by NRA
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - NOTICES Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Reporting of Defects and Noncompliance, Pages 62184 - 62185 [FR DOC #: 2016-21541]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - NOTICES Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Security Termination Statement, Pages 62178 - 62179 [FR DOC #: 2016-21540]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - NOTICES Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Suspicious Activity Reporting Using the Protected Web Server, Pages 62179 - 62180 [FR DOC #: 2016-21539]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - NOTICES Direct Transfer of Licenses; Applications: Eagle Rock Enrichment Facility and Lucky Mc Uranium Mill, Pages 62180 - 62184 [FR DOC #: 2016-21472]

    Wednesday, September 07, 2016

  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: 'Dead Plant Society' lobby group booms as reactors close - Hannah Northey
  • Rapid City Journal - I can see the bones in your hand - Richard P. Holm MD
  • St. George Daily Spectrum - Downwinders documentary screens during DOCUTAH - Brian Passey
  • KUNM Albuquerque - LANL's Long Environmental Cleanup - Ed Williams
  • AP - Japan's ex-leader backs sick US sailors who blame radiation - Yuri Kageyama
  • Reuters - EUROPE POWER-Spot mixed, wind and nuclear power weigh on French spot - Bate Felix
  • Reuters - EDF workers to strike on Sept. 14 over Fessenheim closure plan - Bate Felix
  • Reuters - Abe's Fukushima 'under control' pledge to secure Olympics was a lie: former PM - Linda Sieg and Megumi Lim
  • Reuters - North Korean nuclear envoy visits China: Yonhap - Ju-min Park
  • Reuters - UK inquest into death of Russian whistleblower delayed until 2017 - Michael Holden
  • Reuters - EPA to shut some Oklahoma wastewater wells after quake - Terry Wade
  • Bloomberg - Former Japan Premier Accuses Abe of 'a Lie' on Fukushima Safety - Andy Sharp
  • Bloomberg - Japan's Ex-Leader Backs Sick U.S. Sailors Who Blame Radiation - Yuri Kageyama
  • Bloomberg - Can ExxonMobil Be Found Liable for Misleading the Public on Climate Change? - Paul Barrett, Matthew Philips
  • Nuclear Energy Insider - US operators urged to decommission immediately to prevent cost hikes
  • Nuclear Energy Insider - Rolls-Royce plans UK funding surge upon SMR design approval
  • Nuclear Energy Insider - Southern Nuclear to co-develop gas-cooled reactor; UK Prime Minister nears decision on Hinkley
  • Japan Times - Japan to start background checks of nuclear workers in anti-terrorism effort
  • Japan Times - Despite dwindling momentum, Koizumi pursues anti-nuclear goals - Ayako Mie
  • The Guardian - Former Japan PM accuses Abe of lying over Fukushima pledge - Justin McCurry in Tokyo
  • Philippine Daily Inquirer - A second look at a 'nuclear-powered' Philippines - Maria Regina B. Santiago
  • BBC - Radioactive liquid waste work at Dounreay completed
  • Deseret News - Uranium miner agrees to fix radioactive sludge leaks - Mead Gruver
  • Utah Public Radio - Citing Spills, The Nuclear Regulatory Commission Halts Uranium Waste Shipments to SE Utah - Jon Kovash
  • YLE News - STUK still waiting on documents from Russian-owned nuclear plant
  • YLE News - Finnish nuclear company fired whistleblower over safety concerns
  • Bismarck Tribune - Be strict in radioactive enforcement
  • The Irish News - 'Serious safety concerns' over UK nuclear plant at Sellafield - Gareth McKeown
  • Dublin Live - Sellafield: Gerry Adams calls for closure of nuclear plant after BBC probe reveals shocking safety breaches
  • Charlottesville Daily Progress - Source of water leak at nuclear plant near Burlington found
  • WIBW-TV Topeka, KS - Wolf Creek leak and shutdown not related to weekend quake - Greg Palmer
  • KVOE Emporia, KS - NRC to meet with Wolf Creek officials after generator fails during test
  • Asahi Shimbun - Kagoshima governor repeats demand for halt to nuclear plant
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Kagoshima governor once again requests nuclear reactor halt
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Kagoshima gov. again seeks halt to N-reactors
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Practical nuclear questions for the presidential candidates, and the psychology of doom - Emporia Gazette
  • Emporia Gazette - Nuclear Regulatory Commission to meet with Wolf Creek officials
  • IHS Jane's 360 - New Chinese shipbuilding facility may be used for nuclear submarine production, say reports - Richard D Fisher Jr, Washington DC
  • International Press Institute - Safety guidelines for covering nuclear incidents released
  • Business Day Johannesburg - The nuclear questions government needs to answer - Ellen Davies and Saliem Fakir
  • Trend News Agency - Iran's nuclear chief to visit Brussels - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • Reuters - South Africa energy minister: to request nuclear proposals end Sept
  • Tasnim News Agency - Committee to Hold Session on Iran Nuclear Deal Implementation: Shamkhani
  • VietNamNet Bridge - Construction on Ninh Thuan nuclear power plant delayed again
  • Rebelión - Accidente nuclear en Palomares. Consecuencias (1966-2016) - Salvador López Arnal
  • Barre Montpelier Times Argus - Fundraiser set for Yankee activist
  • Utility Dive - EIA: Nuclear outages jumped 50% this summer - Robert Walton
  • Boston Herald - Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station shut down for mechanical issue - Associated Press
  • Cape Cod Times - Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station shut down because of malfunctioning valve - Cynthia McCormick
  • Boston Daily - Plymouth Nuclear Power Plant Shut Down for Second Time in Three Weeks - Kyle Scott Clauss
  • Independent Australia - Back on the radar: Developing nuclear reactors along with storing nuclear waste - Noel Wauchope
  • Quad City Times - Illinois lawmakers tour Exelon plant - Ed Tibbetts
  • Moline Dispatch Argus - December is Exelon's point of no return for Cordova site - Anthony Watt
  • SA Independent - Nuclear build RFPs to be issued this month - Chantall Presence
  • The Guardian - Tsunami simulator recreates devastating waves for first time in a lab - Damian Carrington
  • Reuters - Tokyo shaken by magnitude 4.9 earthquake; no tsunami warning - Elaine Lies
  • GAO - Whistleblower Protection: DOD Has Improved Oversight for Reprisal Investigations but Can Take Additional Actions to Standardize Process and Reporting GAO-16-860T
  • IAEA - IAEA Director General Visits ITER Experimental Reactor - Laura Gil, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • World Nuclear News - Construction starts on sixth Tianwan unit
  • World Nuclear News - Ikata 3 back in commercial operation
  • World Nuclear News - Russia and Belarus meeting obligations under Ostrovets agreement
  • World Nuclear News - Fuqing 3 starts supplying electricity to grid
  • Energy Department - Notices: Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Disposition of Depleted Uranium Oxide Conversion Product Generated From DOE's Inventory of Depleted Uranium Hexafluoride PDF Page 61674 (1 page) [FR DOC #: 2016-21428]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Exemptions: Southern Nuclear Operating Co., Inc., Vogtle Electric Generating Plant, Units 3 and 4; Diverse Actuation System Cabinet Changes PDF Pages 61719 - 61721 (3 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-21438]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on APR 1400 PDF Page 61719 (1 page) [FR DOC #: 2016-21435]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on Economic Simplified Boiling Water Reactors PDF Page 61721 (1 page) [FR DOC #: 2016-21436]
  • NHK World - Background checks for nuclear workers
  • NHK World - Governor calls again for Sendai plant suspension
  • NHK World - Govt. website to help Fukushima producers
  • Asahi Shimbun - Koizumi: Abe's Fukushima 'under control' pledge was a lie
  • Asahi Shimbun - Ex-PM Koizumi backs sick U.S. sailors who blame radiation
  • Asahi Shimbun - Kagoshima governor repeats demand for halt to nuclear plant
  • Kyodo News - Ex-PM Koizumi says Abe's Fukushima "under control" remark was "lie" - Japan Times
  • Japan Times - Despite dwindling momentum, Koizumi pursues anti-nuclear goals - Ayako Mie
  • Japan Times - Seminar seeks to shine spotlight on mercury-linked Minamata disease - Keiji Hirano
  • Mainichi Daily News - Concern as leaky 'ice wall' around Fukushima nuke plant resembles 'bamboo screen'
  • Mainichi Daily News - Kagoshima governor once again requests nuclear reactor halt
  • Jiji Press - Kagoshima Governor Again Seeks Halt to Sendai Reactors

    Tuesday, September 06, 2016

  • NRC - Audit of NRC's Oversight of 10 CFR 50.59, "Changes, tests and experiments"
  • Corvallis Gazette Times - Union files complaint against Wah Chang - Bennett Hall
  • Los Alamos Monitor - Creating the 'Secret City' app - Arin McKenna
  • Tri-City Herald - Hanford tank farm arc flash protector may save lives
  • Reuters - China's Xi calls for appropriate handling of disputes with Britain - Ben Blanchard
  • Reuters - G20 a success for China, but hard issues kicked down the road - Ben Blanchard
  • Bloomberg - America's New Nuclear-Armed Missile Could Cost $85 Billion - Anthony Capaccio
  • Filipino Express - PH gov't gets crash course on nuclear energy - Kristine Angeli Sabillo
  • Forbes - Nuclear Electricity's Bright Future - Jude Clemente
  • Daily Telegraph - Sellafield safety concerns over staff shortages and nuclear waste stored in plastic bottles - Emily Gosden, Energy Editor
  • RT - China promises 'patience' with UK over nuclear plant deal
  • The Guardian - Kim Jong-un declares North Korea must keep up drive for nuclear weapons - Agence France-Presse
  • Al-Arabiya - Russia offers to build 16 nuke power plants in Saudi Arabia
  • ABC.au - Environmental approval for Western Australia's most advanced uranium mine - Sam Tomlin
  • San Diego Free Press - Nuclear Shutdown News – August 2016 - Michael Steinberg
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Tussle over Kyushu Electric nuclear plant goes to another round
  • Japan Today - I want you to renounce the belief that nuclear plants are safe.
  • State Press Tempe, AZ - ASU researchers analyze emotional meltdowns at nuclear plants - Sam Deadrick
  • All Things Nuclear - Nuclear Reactors and Flood Protection - Dave Lochbaum, director, Nuclear Safety Project
  • Asahi Shimbun - Robot to probe nuke fuel debris in Fukushima No. 2 reactor - Takashi Sugimoto
  • Japan Times - Tepco adviser says treated Fukushima water safe for release into Pacific
  • Moody's - Announcement: Moody's: TEPCO's credit quality depends on more clarity on Fukushima-related costs
  • BelTA - Execution of Belarusian-Russian agreement on nuclear power plant construction audited
  • BelTA - Belarusian nuclear power plant's construction, equipment standards closely monitored
  • Yonhap News - (Yonhap Interview) Nuclear submarine only solution to N.K. SLBM threats - Choi Kyong-ae
  • Manila Standard - 'Commission nuke plant' - Romeo Dizon
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea, U.S. top envoys on N. Korean nuke to hold talks next week - pbr@yna.co.kr
  • Sublette Examiner Pinedale, WY - Lawmakers warm to nuke waste storage site
  • Belfast Telegraph - Sellafield: UUP MLA demands answers over nuclear accident fears exposed by whistleblower in Panorama investigation - Gary Fennelly
  • SowetanLIVE - Tina Joemat-Pettersson refuses to provide papers on nuclear plans - Linda Ensor
  • Riverfront Times blog St. Louis - Senator Roy Blunt Skips Nuclear Waste Forum in Favor of Country Club Fundraiser - Daniel Hill
  • Pakistan Daily Times - Pakistan's NSG bid wins Belarus, Kazakhstan's support
  • Courthouse News Service - Ohio Sues to Contain High Levels of Radiation - Jeff D. Gorman
  • Mid-Hudson News - Decision on Indian Point relicensing could take another year or more
  • Toledo Blade - Fermi plant's license topic of talks in D.C.
  • Saudi Gazette - Russia offers to build 16 nuke power plants in Kingdom
  • Business Day Johannesburg - Eskom made false claims on safety, says Westinghouse - Franny Rabkin
  • NRC - NRC Schedules Regulatory Conference to Discuss Apparent Violation At Wolf Creek Nuclear Generating Station
  • IAEA - No Small Fry: Decommissioning Research Reactors - Miklos Gaspar, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • World Nuclear News - Sellafield refutes safety concerns raised in BBC documentary
  • World Nuclear News - EPA approval for Wiluna expansion
  • World Nuclear News - Contract for prototype CAREM balance of plant
  • The Guardian - Sellafield 'riddled with safety flaws', according to BBC investigation - Ruth Quinn
  • ENENews - Alert: Typhoons cause failure of 'ice wall' around Fukushima reactors – Highly radioactive water flowing into ocean – Structure "critically affected" – Fears over multiple sections of barrier that have thawed – Expert: "The plan to block groundwater is failing" (VIDEO)
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Northern New Mexico, Pages 61215 - 61216 [FR DOC #: 2016-21311]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Rules: Revision of Fee Schedules: Fee Recovery for Fiscal Year 2016; Correction, Pages 61100 - 61102 [FR DOC #: 2016-21270]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Environmental Assessments; Availability, etc.: Lost Creek In Situ Uranium Recovery Project; Underground Injection Control Class V Wells, Pages 61257 - 61258 [FR DOC #: 2016-21308]

    Monday, September 05, 2016

  • Los Alamos Daily Post - DOE Whistleblower Case Finally Wins A Hearing - Carol A. Clark
  • NW Evening Mail - Sellafield's alleged 'security failings' set to be exposed in whistle-blower documentary
  • The Namibian - Govt turns down Areva offer
  • Coeur d'Alene Press - Quietly, this Idaho lab is keeping U.S. secure - Corey Taule
  • Reuters - South Korea says North Korea's nuclear test, missiles pose challenge to China ties - Jack Kim
  • Reuters - Japan's Kyushu Elec rebuffs governor's call to halt nuke plant - Osamu Tsukimori
  • Bloomberg - Treated Fukushima Water Safe for Release, Tepco Adviser Says -
  • Bloomberg - Treated Fukushima Water Safe for Release, Tepco Adviser Says
  • PEI - Analysis suggests Hinkley nuclear could bring £100bn in revenues - Diarmaid Williams
  • Financial Times - Why EDF's Hinkley Point deal is potentially so lucrative
  • Asahi Shimbun - Kyushu Electric nixes governor's request to halt nuclear plant
  • Kyodo News - Kyushu Electric rejects governor's call to suspend nuclear reactors
  • Japan Times - Kyushu Electric rejects Kagoshima governor's call to suspend reactors
  • World Nuclear News - Canada and China sign regulatory MOU
  • World Nuclear News - Kyushu rejects call for suspension of Sendai units
  • World Nuclear News - China and Kazakhstan cement fuel pellet deal
  • Charleston Post and Courier - New nuclear plants vital to S.C. energy needs - Michael N. Couick, president and CEO of The Electric Cooperatives of South Carolina
  • NDTV - 2nd Nuclear Power Unit At Kudankulam To Start Commercial Operation From December
  • Times of India - Need India in NSG to promote non-proliferation: Japan
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Revise compensation system for damage from nuclear plants
  • Manila Times - Asia can gain from nuke power – IAEA - Aberon Voltaire Palaña
  • Daily Post North Wales - Anglesey nuclear plant developer makes 'bit of a mess' of bid to delete Welsh language policies - Eryl Crump
  • KWBE News Channel Nebraska - Cooper Nuclear Station Declared "Unusual Event" - Doug Kennedy
  • Trend News Agency - Rafsanjani: Nuclear talks supported by Khamenei
  • Zawya - ROSATOM is ready to build 16 nuclear power units in Saudi Arabia
  • Financial Times - Why EDF's Hinkley Point deal is potentially so lucrative
  • KETV Omaha - OPPD spending millions to retain some nuclear plant employees
  • BBC News - Sellafield safety concerns uncovered by BBC Panorama
  • Newry Times - 'Government must answer on Sellafield safety following Panorma revelations' – Ritchie
  • London Times - May loath to put trust in China - Sam Coates, Hangzhou
  • Computerworld - Energy storage capacity spending to increase six-fold by '24 - Lucas Mearian
  • Asahi Shimbun - 10% return to Fukushima town since evacuation order lifted in '15 - Akifumi Nagahashi
  • SA Business Day - Letter: Is Eskom plugged into the real world? -
  • SA Business Day - Letter: Is Eskom plugged into the real world?
  • NHK World - Utility will not suspend reactors despite request
  • Kyodo News - Kyushu Electric rejects governor's call to suspend nuclear reactors - Japan Times
  • Japan Times - Residents take part in evacuation drill near Ikata nuclear plant
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Kyushu Electric rejects reactor halt
  • Mainichi Daily News - Kyushu Electric rejects governor's call to suspend nuclear reactors
  • Jiji Press - Kyushu Electric Rejects Governor Call for N-Reator Halt
  • JAIF - Kagoshima Governor Asks for Temporary Suspension of Operation of Sendai NPPs
  • JAIF - Committee Reaches No Decision on Ending Unlimited Liability for Nuclear Damage

    Sunday, September 04, 2016

  • AP - The Latest: Oklahoma governor declares emergency after quake
  • AP - OBAMA LEGACY: Quiet but big changes in energy, pollution - Seth Borenstein, Josh Lederman
  • Bloomberg - Oklahoma Quake Triggers Closing of Fracking Waste-Disposal Wells - Sheela Tobben, Lananh Nguyen
  • Bloomberg - Oklahoma Quake Matches Record Even After Fracking Waste Restricted - David Wethe, Sheela Tobben
  • Global Research - Embracing the US-NATO War Criminals Who Destroyed Our Country: Serbia's Agreements with NATO. A War for US Hegemony in Europe… - Milina Jovanovic
  • Reuters - UK's May defends delay on Chinese-backed nuclear power plan - William James
  • Tri-City Herald - Our Voice: Washington Closure a Hanford success
  • Reuters - UK's Theresa May to review security risks of Chinese-funded nuclear deal - William James
  • The Independent UK - G20 Summit: May confirms Hinkley nuclear power station security being reviewed - Joe Watts and Ted Jeory
  • London Spectator blob - How can we trust China with our nuclear power when we can't trust it not to spy on our government? - Ross Clark
  • Vestnik Kavkaza - Head of Iranian Foreign Ministry names reason of distrust to the United States
  • Japan Times - Monju and the nuclear fuel cycle
  • Philippine Star - Nuclear policy still a long way to go – experts - Danessa Rivera
  • Japan Times - Local residents take part in evacuation drill held near Ikata nuclear plant
  • Japan Today - Expert plays down TEPCO ban of term 'meltdown' in nuclear crisis
  • Pueblo Chieftain - Letter: No to nuclear power - Paul D. Conatore, Pueblo
  • News24 - The cost of nuclear testing - Carien Du Plessis
  • UPI - South Korea, Russia vow to work against North Korea's nuclear program - Sarah Mulé
  • Korea Herald - Park, Putin united against NK nuke - Bae Hyun-jung
  • Korea Times - [G20 Summit] Park, Putin agree firm stance against North Korea nuke threat - Kang Seung-woo
  • Japan Times - JCFC steel in troubled French reactor also used in 13 Japanese nuclear power plants
  • Asahi Shimbun - Groups fear no nuclear debate in Niigata governor's race - Yuko Matsuura
  • Nairobi Standard - Kenya signs nuclear power deal with South Korea - Moses Michira and Reuters
  • Idaho Press-Tribune - Government shouldn't stand in way of nuclear energy advances - Sen. Mike Crapo
  • KETV Omaha - OPPD inks $4.6 million in retention deals with nuke-plant employees - David Earl
  • Omaha World-Herald - No damage reported to NPPD's Cooper Nuclear Station following earthquake
  • Citrus County Chronicle - Nuclear lessons for Diablo Canyon, Calif.--Florida county turns to manatees, taxes after nuclear plant's closure
  • China Post - Uninhabited island eyed for nuclear waste storage
  • Global Voices - Jailed Iranian Nuclear Scientist Tweets About His New Conditional Freedom - Mahsa Alimardani
  • Wall Street Journal - Oklahoma Earthquake Felt in Several U.S. States, as Oil Wells Draw Scrutiny - Miguel Bustillo and Beckie Strum
  • Kuwait News Agency - KCCC obtains qualification certificate for its newly opened nuclear medicine department
  • Gainesville Times - Steam still plays vital energy role - Rudi Kiefer
  • Daily Telegraph - Hinkley Point deal out of date and too expensive, says energy chief - Emily Gosden
  • St. Louis Post-Dispatch - Concerns, uncertainty continue to shroud West Lake cleanup - Bryce Gray
  • BBC - Brexit may bring difficult times, says Theresa May
  • Daily Telegraph - Keith Anderson, ScottishPower: 'I absolutely love wind farms' - Emily Gosden
  • Westmorland Gazette - Hinkley Point decision delay due to the way I operate, Theresa May says
  • The Hindu - Recognition for N-plant scientists
  • Yonhap News - Human rights law aimed at improving plight of N. Koreans goes into effect - yonngong@yna.co.kr
  • KRNV NBC Reno - Obama says Reid is one of Senate's greatest leaders - Scott Sonner
  • NHK World - Robot technologies sought for Fukushima reactors
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Only 10% of population returns to Fukushima town

    Saturday, September 03, 2016

  • FAIR.org - Ignoring the Pentagon's Multi-Trillion-Dollar Accounting Error - Dave Lindorff
  • The Atlantic - Puerto Rico's Invisible Health Crisis - Valeria Pelet
  • KEPR Pasco - Hanford work stop order lifted after union and contractor have tentative agreement - Sarah Worthington|
  • LA Monitor - DOE finds problems with missile program - Tris DeRoma
  • Reuters - No imminent UK decision on Chinese-backed nuclear plan as PM May heads to China - William James
  • Bloomberg - May Will Be Silent on Hinkley During China G-20, Official Says - Robert Hutton
  • AP - Ownership change voids Lockheed unit contract at Nevada site -
  • AP - Ownership change voids Lockheed unit contract at Nevada site
  • UK Independent - G20 Summit: May faces her biggest test in convincing the world Brexit Britain is 'open for business' - Joe Watts
  • The Guardian - Theresa May could face Hinkley Point C nuclear row at G20 meeting with Xi Jinping - Rowena Mason and Terry Macalister
  • RT - France fears untrusting Theresa May could sink Chinese nuke station deal at G20
  • Reuters - South Korea's president calls on Russia, others, to pressure Pyongyang over nuclear program - Vladimir Soldatkin
  • Eyewitness News Johannesburg - Eskom extends nuclear power consultation period
  • Japan Times - Expert plays down Tepco president's order not to use the term 'meltdown' in 2011 nuclear crisis
  • Japan Times - Nagasaki bomb museum displays paper crane made by Obama
  • Xinhua News - "Ice wall" around Fukushima nuclear plant melts in 2 places following powerful typhoons
  • Philippine Daily Inquirer - Nuke plant still sound, says Cusi - Amy R. Remo
  • Manila Standard - 9 benefits of operating the Bataan Nuclear Power Plant - Elizabeth Angsioco
  • Manila Times - Govt can recover 30-yr BNPP preservation
  • Cronkite News - EPA announces plans to begin next phase of Navajo uranium cleanup - Adam DeRose
  • Focus Taiwan - Taipower planning nuclear waste storage on uninhabited island - Huang Chiao-wen and Y.F. Low
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - Editorial: Looking for help in a post-Diablo Canyon economy
  • Courthouse News Service - New Twist in Records Battle Over Nuclear Plant Closing - Nick Cahill
  • Welland Tribune - BENNER: More information needed on nuclear waste shipments - Allan Benner
  • Dong-A Ilbo - 'THAAD unnecessary when N.K. nuclear threats are eliminated,' says Pres. Park
  • Boston Globe - Conversion of MIT reactor to safer fuel pushed to 2027 - Dan Adams
  • Sandusky Register - Davis-Besse slammed for irresponsible employee
  • Charlotte Observer - Duke Energy forecast shows slow demand growth, more solar power - Bruce Henderson
  • Toledo Blade - Plant cited over false health info--Feds: Davis-Besse worker lied about meds - Tom Henry
  • RT - Japan authorizes commercial flounder 'test-fishing' off Fukushima
  • The Progressive.org - Nuclear's Last Stand? New York's Cuomo Rushes in to Save Dying Plants - Harvey Wasserman
  • Herald Scotland - Safety fears as first move is made to fly nuclear waste to the US
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - Letter: Closing Diablo Canyon nuclear power plant is a dumb decision - David Deick, Atascadero
  • London Times - Britain strong-armed into having US nuclear base on Clyde, papers reveal - Marc Horne
  • Malaysia Star - Lynas' operating licence renewed for three years - Ong Han Sean
  • Malaysiakini - Group upset over Lynas' licence, claims waste data still not provided
  • Free Malaysia Today - Protests as Lynas plant gets three more years
  • Tri-City Herald - Hanford tank farm contractor wants lawsuit dismissed
  • The Guardian - Hinkley Point C: no easy solution to Theresa May's Chinese puzzle - Terry Macalister
  • Oil Price blog - Radioactive Waste Found at Oil Field Landfill in North Dakota
  • PMI Adelaide - September Event - Developing a Nuclear Waste Repository – Perspectives from Finland, France and the UK
  • NHK World - Utilities to check forged steel in all reactors - Japan Times
  • Japan Times - Expert plays down Tepco president's order not to use the term 'meltdown' in 2011 nuclear crisis
  • TEPCO - Fuel Cost Adjustment in the Electricity Rates for October 2016
  • JAIF - Kagoshima Governor Asks for Temporary Suspension of Operation of Sendai NPPs
  • JAIF - Committee Reaches No Decision on Ending Unlimited Liability for Nuclear Damage
  • LobeLog.com - Latest Anti-JCPOA Attack Fails to Make Its Case - Jim Walsh
  • Japan Times - Fukushima could host 2020 events
  • NRC - Audit of NRC's Oversight of 10 CFR 50.59, "Changes, tests and experiments"
  • Cape Cod Times - Judge mulls evidence in Pilgrim spent-fuel case - Christine Legere

    Friday, September 02, 2016

  • Casper Star-Tribune - After two toxic sludge spills in nine months, Wyoming uranium mine ordered to halt shipments - Arno Rosenfeld
  • Newnan Times-Herald, GA - What water bottles, Coke cans, and nuclear material have in common - Tim Echols
  • RedFlag.org.au - Fifteen years of the war on terror - Rebecca Barrigos
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - INL won't host geothermal research facility - Luke Ramseth
  • KIVI-TV Nampa - U.S. Department of Energy concerned over radiation leak at INL
  • Eugene Register-Guard - Energy Department ending probe into Idaho radiation leak - The Associated Press
  • WSU Daily Evergreen - A radioactive attraction--The WSU Nuclear Radiation Center brings in 1,000 visitors each year and employs several students - Dan Doucet
  • Linn's Stamp News - How postal history tells the story of the atomic bomb - Ken Lawrence
  • CounterPunch - Down the Atomic River - Jeffrey St. Clair
  • Reuters - Turkey formally announces nuclear energy agreement with China - Ece Toksabay
  • Reuters - South Africa's Eskom extends nuclear power consultation period - Ed Stoddard
  • Reuters - South Korea, Kenya to cooperate on nuclear energy - Jane Chung
  • Reuters - White House disputes report on Iran nuclear deal exemptions - Roberta Rampton
  • Reuters - U.S., others agreed 'secret' exemptions for Iran after nuclear deal: think tank - Jonathan Landay
  • Reuters - UPDATE 2-Uniper sets $4.5 bln listing date as spin-off from E.ON nears end - Christoph Steitz and Arno Schuetze
  • Bloomberg - Big Hydro Fights to Be Part of New York's Clean Energy Targets - Mark Chediak, Jim Polson
  • Bloomberg - Steel in Troubled French Nuclear Reactor Used in Japanese Plants - Stephen Stapczynski, Emi Urabe
  • Bloomberg - France Said to See Hinkley Unraveling as U.K. Reconsiders - Mark Deen, Geraldine Amiel, Jessica Shankleman
  • Bloomberg - EON Plans to List Its Uniper Unit on Sept. 12 in Frankfurt - Tino Andresen
  • Bloomberg - Ghana, Rosatom in Talks Over Possible Future Nuclear Program - Andre Janse Van Vuuren
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea, Kenya to cooperate in developing, managing nuclear plant - brk@yna.co.kr
  • Japan Times - Philippines conference discusses nuclear power in Asia-Pacific region
  • Manila Standard - 9 benefits of operating the Bataan Nuclear Power Plant - Elizabeth Angsioco
  • CNN Philippines - Nuclear power: A go or no? - Anna Estanislao
  • Malaysia Sun - Asia's Prospects for Nuclear Power Highlighted at Regional Conference
  • Manila Times - Business group backs nuclear power - William Depasupil
  • BusinessWorld Philippines - Bataan nuclear plant repair, operation to cost less than $1B
  • Largs and Millport Weekly - Nuclear police security blunder at Hunterston B
  • BBC - Nuclear site police reveal 130 security breaches
  • OneNewsNow - Environmentalists conceal superiority of clean nuclear energy - Chris Woodward
  • Syracuse Post Standard - Flurry of challenges attacks NY nuclear and renewable power subsidies - Tim Knauss
  • Concord Monitor - Editorial: A nuclear question for voters
  • Focus Taiwan - Premier vows nuclear power plants to close on schedule - Wang Chao-yu and Elaine Hou
  • Asahi Shimbun - Typhoons cause 'ice wall' to melt at Fukushima nuclear plant - Kohei Tomita
  • Sputnik News - Tokyo Hopes To Lift No Go Zone Order In Fukushima In Next Five Years
  • Courthouse News Service - Circuit Grapples With Fate of Suit by Sickened Sailors - Elizabeth Warmerdam
  • Centre Daily Times - OpEd: Nuclear power deserves a level playing field - Arthur Motta, professor of nuclear engineering and materials science and engineering at Penn State
  • NJ.com - Pump woes cause shutdown of 1 N.J. nuclear reactor, power cut at another - Bill Gallo Jr.
  • NW Evening Mail - 'We're still backing nuclear' - New Energy Minister's pledge
  • BBC - Caroline Lucas: No compromise on fracking or nuclear
  • Aberdeen Press and Journal - Fury over "dangerous" nuclear flights from the Highlands to US - Iain Ramage
  • Asahi Shimbun - NRA wants high-risk nuclear waste buried for 100,000 years - Takashi Sugimoto
  • State Journal-Register - Letter: State should support Exelon, nuclear energy - Amy Trimble, Moline, chairperson of Moline Centre Main Street Commission
  • RT - Trident nuke renewal starving British Armed Forces of vital funding – ex-senior officer
  • Washington County Enterprise and Pilot Tribune - Nuclear plant lays off 55 workers - Katie Rohman
  • Brattleboro Reformer - Shaffer: To forestall climate change, we need nuclear power - Howard Shaffer, nuclear engineer and a startup engineer at Vermont Yankee nuclear power plant in Vernon and other plants
  • Omaha World-Herald - In first wave of pink slips, OPPD tells about 55 workers that they'll be out of jobs on Oct. 31 - Cole Epley
  • Las Cruces Sun-News - State looks to dismiss lawsuit over federal nuke lab cleanup - The Associated Press
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - TVA idles both Watts Bar reactors - Dave Flessner
  • Cape Cod Times - Sale of Entergy plant in NY raises questions for Pilgrim - Christine Legere
  • New Jersey 101.5 FM Radio - Take a behind-the-scenes tour of Salem Nuclear Power Plant - Bill Spadea
  • Business Wire - Fitch: SCE&G's Nuclear Construction Settlement Agreement Reduces Key Credit Concern
  • Wahpeton Daily News - Landfill found with tons of illegal radioactive material
  • Sky News - EDF Executive Fears Hinkley Nuclear Plant Will Never Be Finished - Siobhan Robbins
  • Radio New Zealand - Paris to up Tahiti nuclear debt payment
  • Reuters - South Africa's Eskom extends nuclear power consultation period
  • The State - SCE&G, opponents reach settlement over nuclear plant costs, completion - Roddie Burris
  • Portnews.ru - First steam-generation unit placed onboard nuclear-powered icebreaker Arktika (photo)
  • Financial Times - PM should stop faffing about over Hinkley Point - Neil Collins
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - TVA urged to sign pact to buy Oklahoma wind at record low prices - Dave Flessner
  • Asahi Shimbun - Anime director replicates life in Hiroshima prior to A-bombing - Atsushi Ohara
  • The Reflector, Mississippi State University - Hiroshima: An Editorial - Brad Robertson
  • EnviroReporter - Dept. of Energy secretly funding front group to sabotage its own Santa Susana Field Lab cleanup
  • Southern Times Africa - Government opts out of N$3 billion Areva plant
  • NRC - NRC Issues Mid-Cycle Assessments For Nation's Nuclear Plants
  • NRC - NRC Issues Confirmatory Order to FirstEnergy Regarding Davis-Besse Nuclear Station
  • NWTRB - Webcast and information from August 24, 2016, Board meeting on DOE efforts to integrate the management of canisters for storing and transporting SNF and HLW.
  • World Nuclear News - IAEA sees Asia as driver of nuclear energy
  • World Nuclear News - OPG ready to go with Darlington refurbishment
  • World Nuclear News - Russia expects feasibility study for Jordan in early 2017
  • World Nuclear News - Production starts on MOX fuel for Takahama unit
  • World Nuclear News - New steam generators delivered to Embalse ahead of overhaul
  • NHK World - Temperatures rose in parts of reactor ice wall
  • NHK World - Cooling water leaks at Ikata nuclear plant
  • Kyodo News - U.S. pushes for U.N. resolution on complete nuclear test ban - Seana K. Magee
  • Asahi Shimbun - Study: DNA of ancient Japanese different from other Asians - Akemi Kanda
  • Asahi Shimbun - Test fishing for flounder begins off Fukushima coast - Kazumasa Sugimura
  • Asahi Shimbun - Typhoons cause 'ice wall' to melt at Fukushima nuclear plant - Kohei Tomita
  • Asahi Shimbun - VOX POPULI: A curse that lasts 100,000 years: buried nuclear waste
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Investment boycott & tax strikes: Support grows for financial protests
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Eskom extends nuclear power consultation period
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Numbers don't lie – SA moving backwards under Zuma's leadership
  • Xinhua News - Powerful 7.1-magnitude earthquake jolts off New Zealand
  • Energy Department - Notices: Charter Renewals: Secretary of Energy Advisory Board PDF Page 60692 (1 page) [FR DOC #: 2016-21181]
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Nevada PDF Page 60691 (1 page) [FR DOC #: 2016-21158]
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notices: Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc., Pages 60697 - 60698 [FR DOC #: 2016-21198]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Exemptions: South Carolina Electric and Gas Co., South Carolina Public Service Authority, Virgil C. Summer Nuclear Station, Units 2 and 3; Diverse Actuation System Cabinet Changes PDF Pages 60748 - 60749 (2 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-21162]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: License Amendment Applications: Virgil C. Summer Nuclear Station, Units 2 and 3 PDF Pages 60749 - 60753 (5 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-21161]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings; Sunshine Act, Pages 60753 - 60754 [FR DOC #: 2016-21304]

    Thursday, September 01, 2016

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - US rescinds contract to operate Nevada National Security Site - Keith Rogers
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Faults along Nevada-California border capable of causing major earthquakes, study finds
  • La Voix du Nord - À Bure, des déchets nucléaires stockés sous terre pour l'éternité (VIDÉOS) - Olivier Berger
  • EurekAlert - Story tips from the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory, September 2016 - DOE/Oak Ridge National Laboratory
  • EIN News - DOE Exercises Both Option Periods on the LANL Cleanup Bridge Contract
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - DOE Exercises Both Option Periods On LANL Cleanup Bridge Contract
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - State seeks to block lawsuit over LANL cleanup deal - Rebecca Moss
  • Albuquerque Journal - State: Dismiss LANL cleanup lawsuit - Mark Oswald
  • KGWN Cheyenne - NRC: Uranium miner agrees to fix radioactive sludge leaks - Anthony Keith
  • Reuters - Cluster bombs kill more than 400 people, over a third of them children - Magdalena Mis
  • Reuters - Factbox: The deadly legacy of cluster bombs - Pietro Lombardi
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-Samsung firms cancel $2.5 billion Kazakhstan power plant project - Se Young Lee
  • Reuters - Exclusive: U.S., others agreed to 'secret' exemptions for Iran after nuclear deal - report - Jonathan Landay
  • Reuters - French government confirms support for Hinkley Point - Yann Le Guernigou
  • Bloomberg - A U.S. Nuclear Reactor That Took 42 Years to Get Built Shuts After Fire - Christine Buurma
  • AP - Britain's May hopes to assure Chinese over nuclear plant - Louise Watt
  • AP - Japanese Defense Ministry seeks record $51 billion budget
  • Sputnik News - 'Without Nuclear Weapons N Korea Would Have Long Become Another Syria or Iraq'
  • Al Jazeera - India's Nuclear Riddle--People and Power investigates whether India is about to escalate its nuclear arms race with rivals Pakistan and China
  • RT - Israel to ratify nuclear test ban treaty in 5 years - UN official
  • Huffington Post - The link between uranium from the Congo and Hiroshima: a story of twin tragedies - Susan Williams, Institute of Commonwealth Studies
  • Huffington Post - The Game Changer: New York's Clean Energy Standard and Nuclear Energy - Carol Browner, former Environmental Protection Agency administrator and former director of the White House Office on Energy and Climate Change Policy
  • Philippine Daily Inquirer - PH gov't gets crash course on nuclear energy
  • Times of India - India powers past 6,000MW mark in nuclear energy - B Sivakumar
  • Pakistan Daily Times - Current debate on Nuclear Suppliers Group - Beenish Altaf
  • CounterPunch - The Dangerous Nuclear Plant Rising on DC's Doorstep - John Laforge
  • POWERmag - Lloyd's Register on Current Nuclear Power Challenges - King Lee
  • Japan Times - How new nuclear could lift renewables at a third of Hinkley cost - Bloomberg
  • Daily Caller - Could A $30 Million Investment Make Nuclear Power Dramatically Cheaper? - Andrew Follett
  • Bismarck Tribune - Alexander landfill operator found with radioactive waste - Lauren Donovan
  • POWERmag - Can Anything Save Merchant Nuclear? - Thomas W. Overton, JD
  • Gulf News - UAE nuclear agency prepares for training review
  • Lexington Herald Leader - Judge refuses to dismiss three parties from lawsuit over dumping of radioactive waste - Greg Kocher
  • Jordan Times - Most Jordanians support nuclear energy programme – poll--77% believes nuclear energy should be a strategic priority - Mohammad Ghazal
  • Australian Financial Review - Not all harmonious in Tepco's world - The Lex Column
  • Japan Times - Government targets lifting Fukushima no-go zone evacuation order by end of fiscal 2021
  • POWERmag - Japan Extends Reactor Lifetimes for First Time Since Fukushima
  • Asahi Shimbun - Ban to be lifted on Fukushima's worst-affected zone in 2022 - Noriyoshi Otsuki
  • OilPrice - New Hope For The Fukushima Nuclear Power Plant - Zainab Calcuttawala
  • Hazleton Standard Speaker - Talen energy withdraws plans for second nuclear plant - Bill Wellock
  • Mail & Guardian - Politicking over the nuclear build has stalled SA's need to lower carbon emissions - Sipho Kings
  • Welland Tribune - Niagara on nuclear waste route - Allan Benner
  • Newcastle Chronicle - Nuclear industry confident of its future despite Hinkley delay - Peter McCusker
  • Mondaq News - Nuclear power under consideration by South Australian government - Andrew Komesaroff
  • Deccan Herald - NPCL, WEC to begin work on nuke plant in AP
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - NRC assigns new inspector to Diablo Canyon nuclear power plant - David Sneed
  • Helsinki Times - Report: Fennovoima's nuclear power project could undermine sovereignty of Finland
  • PR Newswire - U.S. Lacks Radiation Monitoring for Growing Threat, According to the Journal of American Physicians and Surgeons (AAPS) - Association of American Physicians and Surgeons (AAPS)
  • Oak Ridger - End of an era, beginning of a new one at ETTP (K-25) - Russel Langley
  • Stripes Okinawa - Former senator pledges to support vets in Fukushima lawsuit - Matthew M. Burke
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Deputy Under Secretary of Energy Klaus Providing Keynote At 2016 National Cleanup Workshop
  • NRC blog - Hurricanes – and Preparedness – Are In Focus This Month - Scott Burnell, Public Affairs Officer
  • IAEA - Asia's Prospects for Nuclear Power Highlighted at Regional Conference - Lenka Kollar, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • World Nuclear News - USA and India reiterate support for new build
  • World Nuclear News - Russia targets 2019 for jump in superconductor development
  • World Nuclear News - Final demolition at US uranium enrichment complex
  • The Guardian - G20: China expected to press Theresa May on Hinkley nuclear plant - Rowena Mason and Tom Phillips
  • NHK World - Cooling water leaks at Ikata nuclear plant
  • NHK World - Disaster drills held across Japan
  • NHK World - No-go zone evacuation order may be partly lifted
  • Kyodo News - Nuclear power in Asia-Pacific seen as promising, relevant in future
  • Asahi Shimbun - Ban to be lifted on Fukushima's worst-affected zone in 2022 - Noriyoshi Otsuki
  • Japan Times - Japanese lawyers criticize proposed conspiracy bill
  • Japan Times - Government targets lifting Fukushima no-go zone evacuation order by end of fiscal 2021
  • Mainichi Daily News - Major disaster preparedness drill held in Japan, assumes massive quake
  • Jiji Press - Niigata Gov. Drops Reelection Bid to Promote "Pure" Debate on N-Plant
  • Press TV - Iran to start building two new nuclear plants on Sept. 10: Salehi
  • Press TV - Tehran, Moscow share stance on JCPOA implementation: Russia
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: Consent-Based Siting Process for Spent Nuclear Fuel and High-Level Radioactive Waste Storage and Disposal Facilities PDF Page 60351 (1 page) [FR DOC #: 2016-21071]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Exelon Generation Co., LLC; License Renewal for LaSalle County Station, Units 1 and 2 PDF Pages 60393 - 60394 (2 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-21055]

    Wednesday, August 31, 2016

  • Nuclear Energy Insider - US waste facility developer acts on local impact queries to avoid delays - Nuclear Energy Insider
  • Las Vegas Sun - First lady, activist and ambassador Bonnie Bryan dies at 77 - Ed Koch
  • Rexburg Standard Journal - INL partners with other labs to outline advanced reactor technology needs
  • Priest River Times - Idaho's intermountain energy summit - Mike Crapo is a Republican U.S. senator who represents Idaho
  • EIN News - Energy Department Announces $3.8 Million for Industry Access to World-Class Supercomputers
  • AP - Japanese Defense Ministry seeks record $51 billion budget
  • Bloomberg - How New Nuclear Could Lift Renewables at a Third of Hinkley Cost - Jessica Shankleman
  • Bloomberg - Tepco Rises Most in Year After Governor Opposing Restart Retires - Stephen Stapczynski
  • Bloomberg - Brexit's Economic Windfall is a Delusion - Chris Bryant
  • Reuters - Areva restructuring takes shape with assets transfer to NewCo - Bate Felix
  • Reuters - EDF union board members file challenge to annul Hinkley Point vote - Bate Felix and Geert De Clercq
  • Reuters - North Korea makes progress on missiles, but no evidence of nuclear weapons yet - James Pearson and Ju-min Park
  • Reuters - South Korea's nuclear operator signs pact to build reactors in Ukraine - Jane Chung
  • Reuters - Video: Japan seeks record military budget as tensions rise
  • WTVC Chattanooga - Transformer causes fire at Watts Bar nuclear plant
  • Concord Monitor - My Turn: Stop shunning nuclear energy - Howard Shaffer of Enfield is a nuclear engineer
  • BBC - Civil nuclear police lose pension battle
  • Korea Times - N. Korea expected to test nuclear warhead soon - Kang Seung-woo
  • Korea Times - Court again rejects Korean A-bomb victims' suit against gov't
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea weighs merits, challenges of nuclear-powered subs - Choi Kyong-ae
  • Korea Herald - Can S. Korea 'legally' have a nuclear-powered submarine?
  • Korea Times - NK's evolving threats - Na Jeong-ju
  • NK News - N.Korea building 3,000-ton class submarine, researcher says - JH Ahn
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Pyongyang's submarine-launched missile triggers diplomatic shock waves - Ken Moriyasu
  • The Guardian - Japan defence ministry seeks record budget to counter Chinese threat - Justin McCurry in Tokyo
  • BBC - Wylfa Newydd: new public consultation for nuclear plant
  • Daily Post North Wales - How Wylfa Newydd developer will build multi-billion pound nuclear plant and where will the waste go - Owen Hughes
  • BBC - Public input 'important' for Wylfa Newydd nuclear project
  • ITV UK - Latest plans for proposed Wylfa Newydd nuclear power station
  • Daily Post North Wales - How will Wylfa Newydd developer transport 10,000 workers to the giant nuclear site? - Owen Hughes
  • Western Mail - Everything you need to know about Wylfa Newydd nuclear power station as Horizon opens new consultation - Chris Kelsey
  • WBRE-TV Wilkes-Barre, PA - Talen Energy abandons Bell Bend nuclear plant project - Rod Jackson
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - When nuclear plants close, communities get little help for their ailing economies - Stephanie Finucane
  • Omaha World-Herald - OPPD announces official closing date for Fort Calhoun nuclear plant: Oct. 24 - Cole Epley
  • KETV Omaha - OPPD picks date its nuclear plant will go offline for good - David Earl
  • CBC Canada - Saskatoon woman pleads guilty to trying to import radioactive polonium-210 - Dan Zakreski
  • Interfax-Ukraine - Ukraine, Kazakhstan to set up JV for uranium mining
  • CCTV - CNNC, Saudi's Falih discuss nuclear cooperation
  • Trend News Agency - Iran denies existence of spy on nuke team - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • Pueblo Chieftain - Letter: No nuclear reactor - Bill Meacham, Florence
  • Business Wire - AREVA formally initiates the process for transferring nuclear fuel cycle activities to NewCo. - AREVA
  • Half Moon Bay Review - Radioactive waste found on ship--Researchers say it no longer poses threat - Kaitlyn Bartley
  • Whyalla News - Whyalla to host nuclear waste forum - Louis Mayfield
  • BelTA - Construction operations at Belarusian nuclear power plant site in full swing
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - Last link to Oak Ridge's A-bomb past is demolished [video] - Steve Johnson
  • WATE 6 Knoxville - Final building demolished at Oak Ridge's East Tennessee Technology Park
  • The Tennessean - Final wall of Oak Ridge Manhattan Project building comes down - Mike Blackerby
  • Arab Times - 'Leakage poses grave threat to Arab nations' – 'Act now to shut Bushehr reactor' - Najeh Belal Al-Seyassah Staff
  • Japan Times - Governors' moves muddle reactor restart bids - Eric Johnston
  • OBRag.org - Nuclear Shutdown News – August 2016 - Michael Steinberg
  • Deutsche Welle - Puzzling path to new UK nuclear power stations
  • GMA Philippines - Senators divided on revival of Bataan Nuclear Power Plant - See more at: http://www.gmanetwork.com/news/story/579582/money/economy/senators-divided-on-revival-of-bataan-nuclear-power-plant#sthash.MRTmKQZs.dpuf - Kathrina Charmaine Alvarez
  • Philippine Star - Government open to tapping nuclear power - Danessa Rivera
  • Charlottesville Daily Progress - Group demands Dominion get state's OK before spending more on North Anna nuclear project - Robert Zullo
  • POWERmag - An Asian Nuclear Duo: Monju Down, Bataan Up? - Kennedy Maize
  • WVVA Bluefield, WV - Group asks regulators to stop work on proposed nuclear plant - Associated Press
  • Ammon News - Study reveals citizens' opinion about Jordan's nuclear program
  • The Tennessean - Feds renew attempt to keep suspect jailed in Chinese espionage case - Jamie Satterfield
  • TCPalm - St. Lucie Nuclear Power Plant quarterly siren test scheduled for Thursday
  • The Guardian - EDF representatives file legal challenge in France over Hinkley Point - Angelique Chrisafis
  • Long Beach Press-Telegram - Is there radiation in the kelp off the Long Beach coast? This is what CSULB researchers say - Josh Dulaney
  • Long Beach Post - Cal State Long Beach Professors Talk Fukushima Radiation Disaster and Impact on Coastline - Keeley Smith
  • Wilkes Barre Times-Leader - Talen Energy withdraws application for Bell Bend power plant
  • Port Augusta Transcontinental - Exposure 2016 Port Augusta
  • Bloomberg - FirstEnergy Says Its Headquarters Is Worth $568 Million to Ohio - Mark Drajem
  • Elko Daily Free Press - Nevada Radon Poster Contest open to students
  • Dyersburg State Gazette - TVA surcharge leaves residents feeling the heat - Brandon Hutcheson
  • in-cumbria - Decommissioning breakthrough at toxic Sellafield silo
  • Windham County Commons - VY puts 'on hold' proposal to discharge tainted water into river - Mike Faher
  • London Economic - Costa Rica on way to going a full year using only renewable energy - Joe Mellor
  • Business Daily Kenya - Radiation agency gets House team backing in inspection row with Kebs
  • DOE - Energy Department Announces $29 Million Investment in Enhanced Geothermal Systems Efforts
  • NRC - NRC Issues Confirmatory Action Letter to Power Resources, Inc.
  • NRC - NRC Seeks Comment on Proposed Changes to Public Meeting Policy
  • IAEA - Safeguards Equipment: What's in an Inspector's Luggage? - Vincent Fournier, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • World Nuclear News - Reactor vessel in place at Summer unit 2
  • World Nuclear News - L-3 MAPPS to update Hongyanhe simulator
  • World Nuclear News - Ukraine and South Korea cement nuclear ties
  • World Nuclear News - Areva initiates creation of New Co
  • World Nuclear News - Non-proliferation milestone for Southeast Asia
  • World Nuclear News - De Rivaz's open letter on Hinkley
  • World Nuclear News - Second Kudankulam unit connected to grid
  • BBC - Wylfa Newydd: new public consultation for nuclear plant
  • BBC - Public input 'important' for Wylfa Newydd nuclear project
  • Fin24 CapeTown - WATCH: 5 questions to Eskom CEO Brian Molefe
  • Kyodo News - Kyushu Electric to reject governor's request to halt nuclear reactors
  • Mainichi Daily News - M5.2 quake hits Kumamoto in southwestern Japan
  • Mainichi Daily News - NRA, utilities continue to use quake calculation method avoided by gov't research panel
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Enhancing Participation in Public Meetings, Pages 60026 - 60029 [FR DOC #: 2016-20946]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Review Plans: Instrumentation and Controls Guidance PDF Pages 60029 - 60030 (2 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-20873]
  • DOE:EM - DOE Exercises Both Option Periods on the LANL Cleanup Bridge Contract - Lynette Chafin
  • DOE:EM - EM Update | Vol. 8, Issue 16 | Aug. 31, 2016
  • DOE:EERE - Top 7 Clean Energy News Stories from August 2016 - Dan Morrison, Digital Media Specialist, EERE Communications
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Fukushima farmers plant flowers to revive agriculture

    Tuesday, August 30, 2016

  • Common Dreams - Public Cost of Fukushima Cleanup Tops $628 Billion and Is Expected to Climb - byNadia Prupis
  • Buffalo News - Higgins opens a new front in the effort to head off shipments of nuclear waste
  • South Africa Today - Is nuclear energy really the 'cheapest source of electricity'? - Vinayak Bhardwaj
  • Utility Dive - Decommissioning costs: A blind spot in the nuclear power debate - Christina Simeone
  • Los Alamos Monitor - Latina Style ranks LANL as one of the best places to work
  • Reuters - Germany outlines deal with EU on green levy for co-generation plants - Markus Wacket
  • Reuters - Philippines may open mothballed Marcos-era nuclear power plant - Enrico dela Cruz
  • Bloomberg - The $8 Trillion Fight Over How to Rid America of Fossil Fuel - Eric Roston
  • AP - North Korea denounces UN condemnation, warns US of action - Edith M. Lederer
  • AP - Iran deploys S-300 air defense around nuclear site - Nasser Karimi
  • BusinessWorld Philippines - Policy body formed to review Bataan nuke plant - Victor V. Saulon
  • Motley Fool - What Would the United States Look Like Without Nuclear Energy? - Maxx Chatsko
  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - After New York props up nuclear power generation sector, is Pennsylvania next? - Anya Litvak
  • Nature - Nuclear power plants prepare for old age--Materials research is at the heart of efforts to keep the world's reactors running well past 2050. - Jeff Tollefson
  • Business Insider - It might be time to bring nuclear power back to America - Rafi Letzter
  • All Things Nuclear - Avoiding Bad Nuclear Gas - Dave Lochbaum, director, Nuclear Safety Project
  • Indian Express - India US to advance talks on building six nuclear reactors - PTI
  • New York Times - Japan's $320 Million Gamble at Fukushima: An Underground Ice Wall - Martin Fackler
  • Sputnik News - Public Cost Of Fukushima Nuclear Disaster Continues to Rise
  • Asahi Shimbun - Editorial: Is Fukushima ice wall project still viable despite early failure?
  • Daily Telegraph - Letters: It's reliance on the French at Hinkley Point that should worry us
  • News Corp Australia - SA kids want to be part of nuclear choice - Australian Associated Press
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - Nuclear plant's closure leaves Wisconsin town fighting for its life - Stephanie Finucane
  • The Independent - Grand Canyon tribe fears for its future amid battle against uranium mining - Tim Walker
  • Sputnik News - Russia's Rosatom Ready to Help Saudi Arabia Build Nuclear Reactors
  • Johannesburg Citizen - 17 000 react to nuclear procurement
  • Victor Harbor Times - Fleurieu protesters stand against nuclear storage | VIDEO
  • PR Newswire - Virginia Consumer Group Says Dominion Nuclear Reactor Project Proceeding Unlawfully and Must Get State Approval
  • Daily Post North Wales - Theresa May urged to show Wylfa Newydd commitment by nuclear boss - Owen Hughes
  • Pottstown Mercury - Limerick nuke plant holds open house Wednesday
  • Asia Pacific Report - Rendezvous with the 'nuclear free' Vanuatu cover girl after 33 years - David Robie
  • Dong-A Ilbo - Nuclear-powered submarines as a state secret
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - World War II atomic bomb development plant demolished [video] - Steve Johnson
  • WVLT-TV Knoxville - K-27 Building in Oak Ridge demolished
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Final wall of old K-27 building in Oak Ridge, built as part of Manhattan Project, comes down - Mike Blackerby
  • The Tennessean - Oak Ridge Manhattan Project building demolition
  • DOE - The World's Largest 3D Printed Object
  • NAS - Project Update: Assessment of the Department of Veterans Affairs Airborne Hazards and Open Burn Pit Registry
  • NRC - NRC Proposes $14,000 Fine for Puerto Rico Company for Failing to Carry Out Cyclotron Decommissioning Activities
  • NHK World - Nearing typhoon halts work at Fukushima Daiichi
  • Asahi Shimbun - Japan's Invisible Dike - Martin Fackler
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Eskom's IPP snub shows need for sector shake-up - Matthew le Cordeur
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Zuma v Gordhan: the end game – Treasury considers "nuclear bomb" option - Alec Hogg
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: Environmental Management Advisory Board PDF Pages 59613 - 59614 (2 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-20787]
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Portsmouth; Cancellation PDF Page 59614 (1 page) [FR DOC #: 2016-20788]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Exemptions: Exelon Generation Co., LLC; Calvert Cliffs Nuclear Power Plant, Units 1 and 2; Update Schedule for Updated Final Safety Analysis Report PDF Pages 59670 - 59672 (3 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-20804]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Facility Operating and Combined Licenses: Applications and Amendments Involving Proposed No Significant Hazards Considerations, etc. PDF Pages 59659 - 59669 (11 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-20391]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: License Amendment Applications: Omaha Public Power District; Fort Calhoun Station, Unit No. 1 PDF Pages 59669 - 59670 (2 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-20807]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings; Sunshine Act, Page 59659 [FR DOC #: 2016-20916]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Requests for Nominations: Advisory Committee on Medical Uses of Isotopes PDF Page 59658 (1 page) [FR DOC #: 2016-20809]
  • CBS Pittsburgh - Environmentalists Rushing To Stop Hauling Of Weapons-Grade Nuclear Waste Along Rt. 79 - Andy Sheehan
  • Parliament of Australia - Radioactive waste management - Sophie Power, Science Technology Environment Resources

    Monday, August 29, 2016

  • Gisborne Herald NZ - No closer to being nuclear-free - Bob Hughes
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - NNSA Announces Elimination Of Highly Enriched Uranium (HEU) From Indonesia - NNSA Deputy Administrator Anne Harrington
  • Energy Collective - X-Energy and Southern Nuclear Team Up for Advanced Reactor R&D - Dan Yurman
  • Tri-City Herald - CH2M Hill adds 300 employees, takes on more Hanford work - Annette Cary
  • Reuters - Swiss nuclear plant outages - Vera Eckert
  • Reuters - Chinese, British energy officials discuss Hinkley Point nuclear project - Elias Glenn
  • Reuters - Iran deploys Russian-made S-300 missiles at its Fordow nuclear site: TV - Parisa Hafezi
  • AP - Iran deploys S-300 air defense around nuclear site - Nasser Karimi
  • Los Angeles Times - More than a year after the nuclear deal, Iranians are still waiting for an economic revival - Shashank Bengali
  • South China Morning Post - Why Britain's Hinkley nuclear reactor is a horror show, with or without China - Tom Holland
  • International Business Times UK - China 'will refuse' to rewrite terms of Hinkley Point C nuclear plant deal - Brendan Cole
  • The Guardian - UK government could approve Hinkley Point but delay Essex project - Sean Farrell
  • London Times - May threatens Hinkley Point deal - Robin Pagnamenta, Energy Editor | Sam Coates, Deputy Political Editor
  • Financial Times - Hinkley supporters in last-ditch push for approval - Andrew Ward and Jim Pickard
  • The Guardian - Hinkley Point: EDF boss calls on government to look at 'bigger picture' - Kate Lyons
  • Economic Times - Second nuclear power unit at Kudankulam connected to grid
  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - Suit seeks to block nuclear waste from trucking through Western Pa. - Don Hopey
  • Sputnik News - Belarus's Russian-Built Nuclear Reactor Driving Lithuanian Officials Insane
  • Greenpeace International - Nuclear testing is not a path to security and peace - Blogpost by Bunny McDiarmid
  • Public News Service - N.M. Nuclear Safety Group Blasts Results of Government Reports - Suzanne Potter
  • The Hindu - Nuclear power dangerous to human health, expensive: Expert
  • Korea Herald - Saenuri hawks renew call for nuclear submarine after NK SLBM launch - Yoon Min-sik
  • Jewish Business News - Dimona Nuclear Researchers Put Stop to Air Monitoring Sites in Area - Business Day Johannesburg
  • SA Business Day - Outa appeals for signatures on nuclear plants - Robert Laing
  • Barossa and Light Herald - Nuclear roadshow heats up in region - Erica Visser
  • Barossa & Light Herald - Nuclear consultation underway - Erica Visser
  • Western Mail - Hitachi wants reassurance from May over Wylfa Newydd nuclear power station - Chris Kelsey
  • Adelaide Now - Nuclear industry forum for SA students' held in secret over safety fears - Education Writer Martina Simos
  • Yonhap News - (News Focus) S. Korea weighs merits, challenges of nuclear-powered subs - kyongae.choi@yna.co.kr
  • Japan Times - Japan considers scrapping fast-breeder reactor as costs mount
  • WRVO Public Media Oswego - Exelon purchase of FitzPatrick will save its jobs, but how many? - Payne Horning
  • Los Angeles Times - Even after reforms, the state's energy regulator can still have private meetings with utility companies - Liam Dillon
  • Plymouth Herald - Radioactivity and warming seas threaten marine life near Somerset's Hinkley Point - WMNJBayley
  • News24 - The two signatures Gordhan won't give Zuma - Adriaan Basson
  • Kolkata Statesman - 'Nuclear damage liability issue almost resolved'
  • Deutsche Welle - Problems persist at Japan's crippled Fukushima nuclear reactors
  • Albuquerque Journal - Workers at New Mexico plant practice handling nuclear waste - Associated Press
  • BBC - Why India needs to get rid of its sedition law - Soutik Biswas
  • Albuquerque Journal - PNM has reasonable plan to replace San Juan power - James E. Gover / Professor Emeritus Electrical Engineering, Kettering University, William R. Dawes Jr. / Former Manager, Sandia National Laboratories, and Edward D. Graham Jr. / Former President, Semisematech
  • Rand Daily Mail - Can a man oblivious to what is happening in his house manage SOEs? - Prince Mashele
  • Japan Times - Terror financing laws limited by burden of proof - Eric Johnston
  • News24 - The big lie called Jacob Zupta Inc
  • HNN Huntingtonnews - When Operating Huntington Reduction Pilot Plant Known as Contaminated - Tony E. Rutherford
  • IPS - UN Chief Laments Nuclear Dead End - Thalif Deen
  • DOE - What is a Neutrino Horn? - Molly Olmstead, Fermilab
  • NRC blog - REFRESH: On the Wild Side at U.S. Nuclear Power Plants - Neil Sheehan, Public Affairs Officer, Region I
  • NWTRB - Webcast and information from August 24, 2016, Board meeting on DOE efforts to integrate the management of canisters for storing and transporting SNF and HLW.
  • IAEA - IAEA Director General Focuses on Cancer at Kenya Conference - May Fawaz-Huber, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • The Guardian - UK government could approve Hinkley Point but delay Essex project - Sean Farrell
  • Trend News Agency - Iran locks nuclear enrichment site with Russian-made missile - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • Yonhap News - Unification minister calls for more int'l pressure on N.K. to give up nukes - sooyeon@yna.co.kr
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Mailbox: Guardian, Raider of Treasury square off – only one will survive - Daniel Sutherland
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Brilliant analysis: #GordhanGate – The Good, the Bad and the Ugly - Azar Jammine
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Eskom's IPP snub shows need for sector shake-up - Eberhard - Matthew le Cordeur
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Something dodgy about nuclear sites - Mandi Smallhorne
  • NHK World - Fukushima nuclear plant prepares for typhoon
  • NHK World - Decontamination workers preparing for typhoon
  • Kyodo News - Japan mulls scrapping Monju reactor, restart requires more money - Japan Times
  • Japan Times - Japan considers scrapping fast-breeder reactor as costs mount
  • Mainichi Daily News - Couple built home on top of radioactive soil due to inaccurate city sketch
  • Mainichi Daily News - Running Monju reactor for 10 years would cost gov't 600 billion yen extra
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Hanford, Page 59203 [FR DOC #: 2016-20619]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Criteria and Procedures for Determining Eligibility for Access to or Control Over Special Nuclear Material, Pages 59250 - 59251 [FR DOC #: 2016-20564]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Request for Access Authorization, Pages 59249 - 59250 [FR DOC #: 2016-20563]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Request for Visit, Page 59251 [FR DOC #: 2016-20562]

    Sunday, August 28, 2016

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Area 51 security guard's long fight for compensation for toxic fume exposure may be nearing end - Keith Rogers
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - ISU researcher to study reactor metals
  • Albany Democrat-Herald - Meeting prompts more claim filings -
  • Albany Democrat-Herald - Meeting prompts more claim filings
  • Reuters - China launches state-owned aircraft engine maker: state media - Kevin Yao
  • Reuters - EDF chief urges Britain to give go-ahead to nuclear plant - Paul Sandle
  • Reuters - Iran arrests nuclear negotiator suspected of spying -
  • Reuters - Iran arrests nuclear negotiator suspected of spying
  • Daily Telegraph - 'New nuclear' has to be part of our low-carbon energy future - Vincent de Rivaz
  • Xinhua News - May urged to give green light to Hinkley nuclear project
  • BBC News - Hinkley Point: EDF boss Vincent de Rivaz urges go-ahead
  • Daily Mail This is Money - JON REES: Why Theresa May should plug the plug on the Hinkley Point nuclear power plant - Jon Rees
  • Korea Herald - 'Diplomacy never too late to curb NK nuke' - Joel Lee
  • Korea Times - President Park adopting 2-track unification efforts - Yi Whan-woo
  • BBC News - Iran arrests nuclear deal negotiator on spying charge
  • Al Jazeera - Fukushima's surfers riding on radioactive waves--"We will only know the true consequences of our time in the water 20 years from now." - Eric Lafforgue
  • Orange County Register - At San Onofre, spent nuclear fuel is getting special tomb - Teri Sforza
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - Lessons for Diablo Canyon: Vermont region adjusts to life without its nuclear plant - Stephanie Finucane
  • Herald Scotland - Terror fears after series of security breaches at nuclear power stations - Neil Mackay
  • Japan Times - Fukushima scenarios used in evacuation drills at two Japanese nuclear plants
  • Sputnik News - North Korea Threatens to Unleash 'Nuclear Hammers of Justice,' Open Fire in DMZ
  • National Interest - How an American Nuclear-Powered Aircraft Carrier Was Almost Sunk - Steve Weintz
  • Trend News Agency - Iran says 2 nuclear power plants funded - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • Herald Scotland - MoD police spend £74m guarding Trident - Rob Edwards
  • London Times - Japanese seek nuclear pledge from No 10 - John Collingridge
  • WJBC - Rose feels nuke bill is being weighed down - Terry James
  • Tasnim News Agency - Iran Confirms Arrest of Individual Close to Nuclear Negotiating Team
  • Augusta Chronicle - Processing back online at Savannah River Site facility
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Letter: Subsidies for green energy not needed - Joe Purkey, Knoxville
  • Sputnik News - UK Increases Spending to Protect NPPs From Terror Attacks
  • Yonhap News - Foreign, defense ministers of U.S., S. Korea to meet over N. Korea - kyongae.choi@yna.co.kr
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea rejects UNSC statement
  • Yonhap News - Ruling party hawks call for nuclear subs to counter N.K. SLBM - colin@yna.co.kr
  • Korea Times - NK missile threat--SLBM tests should serve as wakeup call to China
  • Cape Business News - Eskom: Nuclear site licence applications above board
  • Orange County Register - At San Onofre, spent nuclear fuel is getting special tomb - Teri Sforza
  • Japan Times - Public cost of Fukushima nuclear accident cleanup topped ¥4.2 trillion as of end of March
  • Japan Times - Fukushima scenarios used in evacuation drills at two Japanese nuclear plants - Sputnik News
  • Sputnik News - Man Dies After Incident at Belarusian Nuclear Power Plant Construction Site
  • Malaya Business Insight Manila - CONTINUING SAGA OF CONTRACTUALIZATION; NUCLEAR POWER - Dahli Aspillera
  • Japan Times - Public cost of Fukushima nuclear accident cleanup topped ¥4.2 trillion as of end of March - Japan Times
  • Japan Times - Fukushima scenarios used in evacuation drills at two Japanese nuclear plants
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Disaster drill for Oi N-plant
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Nankai Trough seabed to be constantly watched

    Saturday, August 27, 2016

  • Sydney Morning Herald - Lone Ranger: Kakadu uranium miner faces fewer safety checks - Peter Hannam
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - Cold Operations at WIPP - Maddy Hayden
  • Government Accountability Project - Continuing Cover-up at the UN's World Intellectual Property Organization - Bea Edwards
  • Center for Public Integrity - The Pentagon has shipped more than a million small arms to Iraq and Afghanistan's defense forces -
  • Center for Public Integrity - The Pentagon has shipped more than a million small arms to Iraq and Afghanistan's defense forces
  • Reuters - Japan holds largest quake drill
  • AP - UN condemns 4 North Korean ballistic missile launches - Edith M. Lederer
  • Daily Telegraph - Living with Hinkley: the view from Somerset on the £18bn nuclear plan - Emily Gosden
  • The State - More problems uncovered at nuclear fuel plant near Columbia - Sammy Fretwell
  • Power Line - Memo sheds new light on Clinton-Russia uranium scandal - Paul Mirengoff
  • Financial Times - UK nuclear industry hit by fresh turmoil
  • Japan Today - Governor asks Kyushu Electric to suspend nuclear reactors in Kagoshima
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Japan governor asks Kyushu Electric to halt nuclear plant
  • Asahi Shimbun - Editorial: Kyushu Electric in spotlight after governor calls for shutdown
  • Keene Sentinel - Commonsense nuclear policy - Sandusky Register?
  • Sandusky Register - Local man writes nuclear power memoir - Tom Jackson
  • Las Vegas Sun - Lockheed gets contract worth up to $5 billion to manage Nevada National Security Site - Daniel Rothberg
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - NVS3T awarded contract to manage Nevada National Security Site - Keith Rogers
  • Manila Bulletin - DOE revisits framework on nuclear investments - Myrna Velasco
  • Platts - Entergy's Pilgrim nuclear unit in Massachusetts returns to service - Tom Harrison
  • Sputnik News - Iran's Bushehr Nuclear Plant 2nd Unit's Start-Up Planned for October 2024
  • Lynchburg News and Advance - Virginia Supreme Court overturns ruling in royalty case between BWXT, Areva - Margaret Carmel
  • Korea Herald - Unification minister to attend denuclearization forum in Kazakhstan
  • WTVC Chattanooga - Power bills going up: TVA says increased costs to blame - Calvin Sneed
  • Brattleboro Reformer - Vermont Yankee overtime lawsuit settled--Jury concluded in 2014 Entergy had 'willfully violated the law' - Robert Audette
  • Pakistan Daily Times - Fatemi stresses unbiased criteria for NSG membership
  • KOAT Albuquerque - New Mexico regulators want more info from PNM in rate case
  • Fairewinds Energy Education - Diablo Canyon: The Devil's in the Details; Part 1: A Troubled History
  • Atomic Insights - First offshore wind farm in US completed. Details of FOAK costs & schedule - Rod Adams
  • Atomic Insights - Why are nuclear plants losing money at an astonishing rate? - Rod Adams
  • Beyond Nuclear - New Study Shows How Clinging to Nuclear Power Means Climate Failure
  • NRC - NRC Names New Senior Resident Inspector at Diablo Canyon Nuclear Power Plant
  • NRC - NRC Issues Final Environmental Review for LaSalle Nuclear Plant License Renewal in Illinois
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Hanford, Page 59203 [FR DOC #: 2016-20619]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Criteria and Procedures for Determining Eligibility for Access to or Control Over Special Nuclear Material, Pages 59250 - 59251 [FR DOC #: 2016-20564]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Request for Access Authorization, Pages 59249 - 59250 [FR DOC #: 2016-20563]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Request for Visit, Page 59251 [FR DOC #: 2016-20562]
  • NEI - Senators Stress Need for Efficient NRC Oversight of Reactor Construction
  • NHK World - Evacuation drill held near Takahama nuclear plant
  • Jiji Press - 7,200 Join Drills for Severe Accident at Takahama N-Plant
  • TEPCO - Financial Assistance from the Nuclear Damage Compensation and Decommissioning Facilitation Corporation
  • JAIF - Ikata-3 NPP Back in Full Operation
  • Forbes - Fukushima: Time Bomb Or Training Device? -
  • Forbes - Fukushima: Time Bomb Or Training Device?

    Friday, August 26, 2016

  • UT Tennessee Today - UT, ORNL Study Climate's Role in Demands Placed on Energy Grid
  • Business Insider - A typo and a bag of kitty litter might cost US taxpayers billions in nuclear waste cleanup - Dave Mosher
  • HazMat Management Magazine - Nuclear waste accident may cost more than $2 billion to clean up
  • Global Risk Insights - Protests threaten China's nuclear energy plans - Rosalind Reischer
  • Reuters - Britain does not need Hinkley for future energy needs -think tank - Kate Holton and Susanna Twidale
  • Reuters - Anti-nuclear governor in Japan asks Kyushu Electric to suspend nuke plant - Yuka Obayashi
  • Bloomberg - Drax Piles Into Hinkley Debate With Biomass Conversion Offer - Jessica Shankleman
  • Japan Times - Anti-nuclear Kagoshima governor asks Kyushu Electric to halt Sendai reactors - Kyodo
  • Asahi Shimbun - Governor asks utility to halt nuclear reactors in Kagoshima
  • World Nuclear News - Kagoshima governor requests Sendai suspension
  • World Nuclear News - Russia prepares new used fuel storage program
  • World Nuclear News - CGN sees continued growth in first half of 2016
  • Sputnik News - Experts Warn North Korea's Nuclear Arsenal Progressing Rapidly
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Arizona officials propose tougher uranium mine regulations - Business Day Johannesburg
  • SA Business Day - Eskom asks to extend end period for comment on nuclear installations - Linda Ensor
  • Creamer Media's Engineering News - Eskom may re-advertise nuclear notices after noncomplaint E Cape notice - Terence Creamer
  • Daily Maverick - Africa Check: Is nuclear energy really the 'cheapest source of electricity'?
  • Daily Caller - Russian Breakthrough Could Eliminate Nuclear Waste - Andrew Follett
  • Trend News Agency - Kazakhstan starts construction of Low Enriched Uranium bank - Elena Kosolapova
  • Plymouth Herald - UK 'doesn't need new Hinkley nuclear power station' - WMNAGreenwood
  • London Times - Dropping Hinkley could save taxpayers £1bn a year - Marcus Leroux
  • BBC News - Hinkley Point C nuclear plant not essential - think tank
  • ITV UK - Controversial new Hinkley nuclear power station 'not vital' for Britain's energy future
  • Power Technology - Proposed Hinkley Point C nuclear power station construction not essential, finds ECIU report
  • Reuters UK - Britain does not need Hinkley for future energy needs -think tank - Kate Holton and Susanna Twidale
  • Financial Times - Hinkley alternatives offer huge saving, claims think-tank - Andrew Ward
  • International Business Times UK - Hinkley Point project 'not essential' to meet UK's energy needs - Karthick Arvinth
  • edie newsroom - 'State of flux': Hinkley alternatives would be cheaper and simpler, ECIU finds - Luke Nicholls & Alex Baldwin
  • LIIR Interpreter - Floating nuclear plants and safety zones: Another looming problem in the South China Sea?
  • Al-Monitor - Iranian official avoids confirming arrest of nuclear negotiator
  • News24 - Zuma push the nuclear button - Hawks circling Gordhan - Daniel Sutherland
  • Deutsche Welle - Political thriller plays out in South Africa
  • Western Mail - New public consultation into Wylfa Newydd nuclear power station to be launched next week
  • Daily Post North Wales - Wylfa Newydd developer gives notice for spring 2017 planning application - Owen Hughes
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Time may be right for a Northeast Asia nuclear-weapon-free zone
  • RenewEconomy.au - Germany already has more green power than it ever had nuclear - Craig Morris
  • The Chattanoogan - Environmental Group Opposes Increase Of Output At TVA Nuclear Plants
  • Aiken Standard - First Cycle unit at Savannah River Nuclear Solutions' H Canyon revitalized
  • KRCU Southeast Missouri State University - State wins approval to test groundwater near radioactive waste at West Lake Landfill
  • Times of India - Kovvada SIA draft report on nuclear power project to be finalised soon
  • Dong-A Ilbo - Controversies over nuclear-powered submarines resurface
  • The Chattanoogan - TVA Reduces Budget Requirements and Continues Investment In Cleaner Power
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - TVA rates to rise 1.5 percent in October - Dave Flessner
  • Oak Ridge Today - Historic day: Last wall to be demolished at last of big five uranium-enriching buildings at ETTP (K-25) - John Huotari
  • Al Jazeera - Inside Fukushima's Time Bomb
  • Greenfield Recorder - Vt. Yankee says it's gaining on infiltrating water - Susan Smallheer
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Criticism mounts after PRC decides to reopen PNM rate case - Rebecca Moss
  • The Hill blog - 25th anniversary of closure of world's largest nuclear test site: time to act - Erlan Idrissov
  • WPLG Pembroke Park, FL - Turkey Point workers prepare nuclear power plant for possible rough weather - Ben Kennedy
  • Cape Cod Times - Pilgrim returns to production amid calls for shutdown - Christine Legere
  • Richmond Times-Dispatch - Siren test at North Anna station to be repeated
  • Western Gazette - Theresa May to scrap Hinkley Point project and China 'cannot be trusted' says ex Wells MP Tessa Munt - Tomas Malloy
  • NRC - NRC Issues Final Environmental Review for LaSalle Nuclear Plant License Renewal in Illinois
  • NHK World - Gov. calls for suspension of Sendai reactors
  • Kyodo News - Governor asks Kyushu Electric to halt nuclear reactors in Kagoshima
  • Yonhap News - (News Focus) Need to build nuke-powered sub rises as Seoul seeks to counter N.K. SLBMs - Kim Soo-yeon
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Eskom mulls extending comment period for nuclear sites
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Business backs Gordhan as Hawks intensify probe - Aug 26 2016 06:57 Mike Cohen
  • Energy Department - Notices: Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Disposition of Depleted Uranium Oxide Conversion Product Generated from Inventory of Depleted Uranium Hexafluoride, Pages 58921 - 58923 [FR DOC #: 2016-20501]
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notices: Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc., Pages 58924 - 58925 [FR DOC #: 2016-20537]
  • Navy Department - Notices: Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Fallon Range Training Complex Modernization; Expansion of Land Ranges, Airspace Modifications, and Public Land Withdrawal, Pages 58919 - 58920 [FR DOC #: 2016-20502]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards, Pages 58981 - 58982 [FR DOC #: 2016-20514]
  • CounterPunch - Guantánamo's Quagmire - Cesar Chelala
  • Blackburn News - Environment Minister Responds To Concerns About Planned Kincardine Nuclear Burial Site - Janice Mackay
  • WRVO Public Media Oswego - Environmentalists point to FitzPatrick safety incidents in new report - Payne Horning
  • IAEA - Radioactive waste and spent fuel management

    Thursday, August 25, 2016

  • Ontario Argus Observer - OpEd: Idaho home to outstanding nuclear research - U.S. Senator Mike Crapo
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - 50 years ago today, a rare INL presidential visit - Luke Ramseth
  • The Olympian - Editorial: Port meeting appropriate for military cargo issues
  • Tri-City Herald - DOE asks judge to dismiss state's Hanford chemical vapor lawsuit - Annette Cary
  • Lewiston Tribune - Feds seek dismissal of state's Hanford lawsuit - Associated Press
  • Tri-City Herald - Dupus Boomer's family restaurant opens in Richland
  • Bloomberg - FBI Files Say China Firm Pushed U.S. Experts for Nuclear Secrets - David Voreacos, David McLaughlin
  • Bloomberg - Business Backs Gordhan as South African Police Intensify Probe - Michael Cohen
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea, U.S. envoys to seek retaliatory actions over N. Korea's SLBM launch - pbr@yna.co.kr
  • Alabama News - Southern Co. should buy unfinished Bellefonte Nuclear Plant - J. Winston Porter, a national energy and environment consultant
  • Arizona Republic - Coalition pushes for greater environmental protections for the Grand Canyon - Megan Janetsky
  • News24 City-Press - Africa fails nuclear compliance - Godfrey Mutizwa
  • All Things Nuclear - Nuclear Renaissance–Nuclear Requiem - Dave Lochbaum, director, Nuclear Safety Project
  • Wyoming Business Report - Geological report highlights Wyo. uranium - Jeff Truchot
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - Nuclear energy haters are no better than Salem's witch hunters - William Gloege, Santa Maria
  • Erie Times-News - Our view: More information on Erie County nuke plan needed
  • Syracuse Post Standard - NY must approve FitzPatrick nuke sale or pay owner $35 million - Tim Knauss
  • SA Business Tech - Eskom bites back at "misinformed" Outa over nuclear plans
  • ESI Africa - National Nuclear Regulator considers Eskom application
  • SA Independent - Eskom refutes Outa's claims - Siseko Njobeni
  • Illinois News Network - Clock still ticking for Clinton and Quad Cities nuclear plants
  • WBAY Green Bay - Kewaunee County Leaders Call for Tax Hike Without Nuclear Plant - Michelle Clemens
  • Saskatoon StarPhoenix - MacPherson: We could build a nuclear power plant with money from SaskTel sale - Les MacPherson
  • Yonhap News - N.K. calls SLBM launch success, boasts of nuke attack capacity - sooyeon@yna.co.kr
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - TVA idles Watts Bar unit after feedwater pump problem
  • World Nuclear News - Work starts on Fuqing 6 turbine building
  • World Nuclear News - Reactor internals installed at third Tianwan unit
  • World Nuclear News - Urenco records first-half net loss, qualifies Brexit impact - Plymouth Herald
  • Plymouth Herald - Plymouth scientist warns of radiation risk to sea life - WMNKRossiter
  • Albuquerque Journal - Rally calls for government to protect Grand Canyon - Ollie Reed Jr.
  • VT Digger - Vermont Yankee fund benefits Rutland solar, other projects - Mike Faher
  • Duluth News Tribune - Local view: Common desire for sustainable energy fuels cause for hope - Dr. Eric Enberg
  • Pike County News Watchman - Community meetings to discuss free medical benefits for former PORTS workers
  • Power Engineering International - EDF to receive $451m compensation for nuclear facility - Diarmaid Williams
  • Daily Pakistan - Pakistan makes a strong pitch for Nuclear Supplier Group's membership - Sarfraz Ali
  • Albuquerque Business First - PNM rate case could be reopened - Joe Cardillo
  • Albuquerque Journal - OpEd: PRC should allow PNM to recover all its Palo Verde costs - Carla J. Sonntag Executive Director / New Mexico Utility Shareholders Alliance
  • San Francisco magazine - How to Dismantle an Atomic Power Plant - Scott Lucas
  • Bend Bulletin - Researchers get help from the tooth fairy - Markian Hawryluk
  • SA Independent - SA is well suited for renewable energy - Pierre Heistein
  • Lower Hudson Journal - Cuomo needs Indian Point to push clean energy: View - Frank Fraley
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - TVA rates edge higher but remain below U.S. average - Dave Flessner
  • Power Engineering International - UK officials examining exit strategy from Hinkley Point deal - Diarmaid Williams
  • Burnham-On-Sea - Hinkley Point: Government is 'exploring ways to pull out of the deal'
  • Common Dreams - Global Wildlife Whistleblower Rewards Introduced at IUCN World Conservation Congress
  • DOE - The Science of Small - Dan Krotz, Berkeley Lab
  • NRC blog - Throwback Thursday – The Lab Van '70s Style
  • NWTRB - Agenda - Summer Board Meeting - August 24, 2016
  • IAEA - IAEA-Supported Research Examines Impact of Ocean Acidification on Coastal Societies - Sarah Jones-Couture, IAEA Environmental Laboratories
  • Bellona - Former Russian eco-watchdog pleads guilty to ignoring Northern Russian pollution for bribes - Anna Kireeva, Charles Digges
  • Fin24 CapeTown - DA calls for a debate on Gordhan 'witch-hunt'
  • Fin24 CapeTown - The four people who could possibly replace Gordhan - Fadia Salie
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Gordhan plot all about power, SOEs and tenderpreneurs - economist
  • Air Force Department - Notices: Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Nevada Test and Training Range Military Land Withdrawal at Nellis Air Force Base, NV PDF Pages 58496 - 58497 (2 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-20401]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Exemptions: South Carolina Electric and Gas Co. and South Carolina Public Service Authority; Virgil C. Summer Nuclear Station, Units 2 and 3 PDF Pages 58540 - 58542 (3 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-20393]
  • Tennessee Valley Authority - Notices: Meetings: Regional Resource Stewardship Council PDF Page 58545 (1 page) [FR DOC #: 2016-20379]
  • Workers Compensation Programs Office - Notices: Meetings: Advisory Board on Toxic Substances and Worker Health: Subcommittee on Evidentiary Requirements for Part B Lung Disease PDF Page 58535 (1 page) [FR DOC #: 2016-20418]
  • Workers Compensation Programs Office - Notices: Meetings: Advisory Board on Toxic Substances and Worker Health: Subcommittee on Medical Advice; Weighing Medical Evidence PDF Pages 58535 - 58536 (2 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-20416]
  • Workers Compensation Programs Office - Notices: Meetings: Advisory Board on Toxic Substances and Worker Health: Subcommittee on the Site Exposure Matrices PDF Pages 58536 - 58537 (2 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-20419]
  • NHK World - TEPCO apologizes to Niigata for meltdown cover-up - 4992136665954537
  • New York Times - Editorial: A Stark Reminder of Guantánamo's Sins

    Wednesday, August 24, 2016

  • RealClearEnergy - Nuclear Waste: Human Danger or Hidden Opportunity - Lewis M. Andrews
  • Engineering and Technology Magazine - Bus-sized nuclear reactors could replace large-scale plants - Tereza Pultarova
  • Tri-City Herald - Hanford 324 Building topic of Aug. 24 meeting
  • Hanford Sentinel - Pious talk doesn't equal reform - Thomas Elias
  • Reuters - UPDATE 2-EDF, France agree on 400 mln euro compensation for Fessenheim closure-source - Geert De Clercq
  • Reuters - South African assets sink after police summon finance minister - Joe Brock and Mfuneko Toyana
  • Reuters - North Korea fires submarine-launched ballistic missile towards Japan - Ju-min Park and Jack Kim
  • Bloomberg - EDF Said to Get at Least 400 Million Euros to Close Fessenheim - Francois De Beaupuy, Geraldine Amiel
  • Bloomberg - Zuma Bids to Tighten Grip as S. Africa Police Target Gordhan - Michael Cohen, Amogelang Mbatha, Antony Sguazzin
  • AP - China sets sights on new global export: nuclear energy - Joe McDonald
  • AP - Seoul: North Korea fires submarine-launched missile - Hyung-Jin Kim
  • AP - UN chief calls for renewed focus on mass destruction weapons - Dave Bryan
  • CBS News - Here comes a new Chinese export: Nuclear reactors
  • World Nuclear News - Russia considers nuclear power for sub-sea minerals exploration
  • World Nuclear News - Uranium separation resumes at Savannah River Site
  • Daily Tar Heel - Q&A with joint professor David McNelis on using nuclear energy Kelsey Mason
  • Newser - Cleanup Bill at Nuke Waste Dump Could Rival Three Mile Island - Linda Hervieux
  • The Inquisitr - It Has Been Zero Days Since The Last Nuclear Catastrophe - Caitlin Johnstone
  • UPI - China, South Korea, Japan condemn North Korea nuclear provocations - Elizabeth Shim
  • Forbes - Your Next Nuke Will Be Small and Modular - Michael Lynch
  • FedConnect.net - RFP for Deep Borehole Field Test: Characterization - search "Borehole" or Reference Number "DE-SOL-0010181." --The U.S. Department of Energy, Idaho Operations Office (DOE-ID) requests proposals for a Deep Borehole Field Test
  • Daily Telegraph - Costain shrugs off Hinkley delays as it forecasts nuclear future - Alan Tovey
  • The Independent - Hinkley Point nuclear power station: Whitehall officials 'exploring ways UK could pull out of deal' - Joe Watts
  • Sputnik News - Why Pyongyang's Nuclear Tests Are Less Dangerous Than the Panic They Cause
  • The Ecologist UK - New study suggests pro-nuclear countries are making much slower progress on climate targets - James Hakner
  • Gulf Business News - Kuwait scraps nuclear power plans--Ministry says alternative sources are more cost effective - Robert Anderson
  • Kuwait Times - Ministry changes plans to build nuclear plant - A Saleh
  • BBC - Civil nuclear police: Working to 65 'physically impossible'
  • Albuquerque Journal - Nuke work continues to fuel Sandia growth, Hruby says - Kevin Robinson-Avila
  • SA Business Day - Applications for site licences for nuclear plants are legal, Eskom says - Linda Ensor
  • SA Business Day - THE POINT: All energy options have pros but one has major defects - Owen Skae
  • SA Business Day - Power and local trusts - Fumani Mthembi
  • SA Business Tech - You have less than a week to comment on the nuclear plans Eskom tried to hide from you
  • The Hankyoreh - North Korea may have reprocessed enough spent nuclear fuel for 2-4 nukes - Yi Yong-in
  • Grand Canyon News - Air Quality permit renewals for Grand Canyon uranium mines cause concern
  • Xinhua News - China urges all parties to Korean Peninsular nuclear issue to strictly abide by UN resolution
  • Korea Times - S. Korea succeeds in mass production of nuclear fusion fuel
  • Aiken Standard - MOX responds to Nuclear Regulatory Committee about construction violations - Thomas Gardiner
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea says nuclear program will hasten N. Korea's self-destruction - pbr@yna.co.kr
  • E&E Daily - RENEWABLES: Challenge looms for N.Y.'s clean energy standard - Saqib Rahim
  • BBC - South Africa finance minister won't submit to police - Matthew Davies
  • Cape Business News - Rand loses hard won ground as Hawks circle Gordhan (again) - Jenni McCann
  • SA Times Johannesburg - Gordhan hounding brings back dark days of despair - Japan Times
  • Japan Times - Two Tepco Kashiwazaki-Kariwa reactors may pass geared-up safety checks by March - Kyodo
  • htxt.africa - Eskom tries to slip new nuclear plants past public comment - Charlie Fripp
  • KABC Los Angeles - Cleanup Bill at Nuke Waste Dump Could Rival Three Mile Island
  • World Nuclear News - Can SMRs unlock financing?
  • Richmond Register, KY - State officials: Landfill documents posted July 22
  • Daily Mail - Seen on the seabed after 60 years: Aircraft carrier USS Independence that served in WW2 before she was blown up and sunk with tons of radioactive waste aboard - Abigail Beall
  • Beckers Hospital Review - Power plant tax dispute risks shuttering Texas community hospital: 5 things to know - Written by Emily Rappleye
  • Rutland Herald - Letter: Left unsaid on natural gas - Robert Spottswood, Norwich
  • Vermont Public Radio - Under Pressure From Residents, Dartmouth Re-Excavates Hazardous Waste Site - Rebecca Sananes
  • Japan Times - Two Tepco Kashiwazaki-Kariwa reactors may pass geared-up safety checks by March
  • Mainichi Daily News - 10,000 tons of toxic water pools in Fukushima nuclear plant trenches
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Next on Zuma's to-do list: Nuclear deal? - Matthew le Cordeur
  • Fin24 CapeTown - SA assets sink after Hawks summon Gordhan - Joe Brock and Mfuneko Toyana
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Govt sheds light on Zuma's role as head of SOCs - Matthew le Cordeur
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: License Renewals; Applications: Pacific Gas and Electric Co.; Diablo Canyon Power Plant, Units 1 and 2 PDF Pages 57942 - 57944 (3 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-20272]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on Digital I and C Systems PDF Pages 57944 - 57945 (2 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-20261]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on Metallurgy and Reactor Fuels PDF Page 57945 (1 page) [FR DOC #: 2016-20260]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on Planning and Procedures PDF Pages 57945 - 57946 (2 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-20269]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on Reliability and PRA PDF Pages 57941 - 57942 (2 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-20266]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on TH Phenomena PDF Page 57942 (1 page) [FR DOC #: 2016-20270]
  • Japan Today - 10,000 tons of toxic water pools in Fukushima nuclear plant trenches
  • Asahi Shimbun - Film focuses on 'irradiated' cattle kept alive in Fukushima - Satoko Onuki
  • Reuters - Rio Tinto's ERA builds cash for Ranger mine clean-up - Sonali Paul
  • POWERmag - Reports: Fukushima Ice Wall Is Showing Little Success at Preventing Groundwater Inflows - Sonal Patel
  • Antinuclear Australia - 3.7 million documents – the mammoth administrative load in planning a nuclear waste dump
  • Huffington Post - CIA Psychologists Sue CIA For Documents To Prove Torture Program Wasn't Their Idea - Jessica Schulberg

    Tuesday, August 23, 2016

  • University of Virginia - UVA Researchers Accelerate Corrosion to Predict Lifespans of Vital Parts - Matt Kelly, mkelly@virginia.edu
  • Curetoday.com - Battling for Benefits: Military Veterans With Cancer Fight for Government-Funded Health Care - See more at: http://www.curetoday.com/publications/cure/2016/summer-2016/battling-for-benefits-military-veterans-with-cancer-fight-for-governmentfunded-health-care#sthash.o2lny55A.dpuf - Mark Cantrell
  • Daily Energy Insider - DOE awards second round of lab vouchers to small business research ventures
  • Reuters - EUROPE POWER-Heatwave supports French power demand - Bate Felix
  • MIT Technology Review - OpEd: Nuclear's Glacial Pace--There's a reason it takes so long to approve a new reactor design - Allison Macfarlane was the chairman of the Nuclear Regulatory Commission from 2012 to 2014
  • All Things Nuclear - UCS Causes Meltdowns at US Nuclear Reactors (no, really) - Dave Lochbaum, director, Nuclear Safety Project
  • YubaNet.com - Years after mining stops, uranium's legacy lingers on Native land - Brian Bienkowski
  • Syracuse Post Standard - Companies ask regulators to approve sale of FitzPatrick nuclear plant - Tim Knauss
  • Augusta Free Press - Virginia Tech professor earns $1 million grant to produce nuclear radiation energy-harvesting device
  • USNI News - Navy Investigating USS Louisiana Nuclear Submarine Collision into MSC Ship - Sam LaGrone
  • Interfax-Ukraine - Energoatom seeks to finance building of spent nuclear fuel facility via issue of bonds in U.S.
  • POWERmag - 2 million-pound CA20 module safely lifted into Vogtle Unit 4 nuclear island
  • Financial Times - Letter: Sale of Westinghouse was a huge mistake - Mark Herlach, Washington, DC
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Audit blasts safety tracking at Sandia Labs - Rebecca Moss
  • Dundee Courier - Completion date of 2019 for Dalgety Bay clean up - Aileen Robertson
  • Navajo-Hopi Observer - Navajo Nation receives grant for uranium mine cleanup
  • Pakistan News International - Zia and our nuclear programme - Dr A Q Khan
  • Daily Caller - 'Inadvertent' Nuke Risks Still Not Tracked Eight Years After Warning - Ethan Barton
  • The Hill blog - US nuclear policy remains dangerously stuck in the past - Diana Ohlbaum
  • The Olympian - Source of contamination identified at former missile site - Associated Press
  • Japan Times - Government subsidies to help Fukushima farmers restart operations - JIJI
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Letter: Elites don't grasp modular reactors - Paul R. Bienkowski, Sevierville
  • Palm Beach Post - FPL's $1.3B rate request faces intense scrutiny on hearing Day 1 - Susan Salisbury
  • Sonoma Index-Tribune - California Focus: More ethics questions plague Brown - Thomas D. Elias
  • New Hampshire Public Radio - Mid-Century Dartmouth Hazardous Waste Site Contaminates Drinking Water - Rebecca Sananes
  • Energy Bangla - Rooppur Cost $18.23b With Interest
  • edie newsroom - UK needs to invest £215bn in energy by 2030: Barclays
  • NRC blog - When A Plant Changes Hands - Neil Sheehan, Public Affairs Officer, Region I
  • World Nuclear News - Largest module in place at second Vogtle AP1000
  • World Nuclear News - Russia notes progress with fast reactor technology
  • World Nuclear News - US advanced reactor developers team up
  • Bellona - Lone Norwegian mayor accuses Russian oligarch of fouling the Arctic: When will Oslo follow? - Anna Kireeva, translated by Charles Digges
  • ENENews - TV: "Astronomical amounts of radiation" found in downtown Tokyo… Directly outside gov't building – 'Horrific' readings where kids playing in Fukushima, 'extreme' levels found where food is grown for elementary school lunches – Nuclear expert shocked, upset by discovery (VIDEO)
  • NHK World - Probe to check for less durable reactor material
  • Asahi Shimbun - EDITORIAL: Japan should take the lead in talks for nuclear ban treaty
  • Kyodo News - TEPCO's Kashiwazaki-Kariwa reactors may pass safety checks by March
  • Kyodo News - 10,000 tons of toxic water pools in Fukushima nuclear plant trenches
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Rules: List of Approved Spent Fuel Storage Casks: Holtec International HI-STORM Flood/Wind Multipurpose Canister Storage System, Amendment No. 2 PDF Pages 57442 - 57446 (5 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-20090]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Proposed Rules: List of Approved Spent Fuel Storage Casks: Holtec International HI-STORM Flood/Wind Multipurpose Canister Storage System, Amendment No. 2 PDF Pages 57497 - 57499 (3 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-20091]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: License Application; Renewals: Virginia Electric and Power Company; North Anna Power Station Independent Spent Fuel Storage Installation PDF Pages 57629 - 57632 (4 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-20092]
  • Buffalo News - Higgins puts EPA, Homeland Security 'on notice' about Peace Bridge nuclear waste shipments - T.J. Pignataro
  • WOAI San Antonio - Company's plan to store high level radioactive waste in Texas could affect San Antonio

    Monday, August 22, 2016

  • Los Angeles Times - Nuclear accident in New Mexico ranks among the costliest in U.S. history - Ralph Vartabedian
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - LANL Scientist David L. Clark Receives 2017 Glenn T. Seaborg Award For Nuclear Chemistry - Carol A. Clark
  • Benzinga - Uranium Natural, Enriched and Depleted Market in Mexico: Business Report 2016 - Research and Markets - Business Wire
  • Reuters - Swiss nuclear reactor at Leibstadt extends outage to late October - Vera Eckert
  • Reuters - Swiss nuclear plant outages - Vera Eckert
  • Reuters - Nuclear developers have big plans for pint-sized power plants in UK - Susanna Twidale
  • Reuters - North Korea appeared to resume plutonium production this year, U.N. says - Francois Murphy
  • Reuters - FEATURE-The scrap of paper that brings peace to Tanzania's small farmers - Kizito Makoye
  • AP - S. Korea, US start drills despite N. Korea's nuclear threat - Hyung-Jin Kim
  • Phys.org - Pro-nuclear countries making slower progress on climate targets - University of Sussex
  • New Delhi Times - India yet to start commercial import of uranium from Australia
  • Bellona - Russian nuclear corporation issues unlikely decree for reactor construction near Murmansk - Charles Digges
  • Monroe Evening News - Worried about a nuke accident? - Andrea Peck
  • Sputnik News - Russia, Egypt to Sign Final Contract to Build Nuclear Plant by Year-End
  • Japan Times - A 'no first use' policy' is safer - Ramesh Thakur
  • 3CR.org Melbourne - The CUB dispute in Melbourne and Fiji nuclear fallout documentary
  • Buffalo News - Department of Energy needs to provide more information on planned shipments of liquid nuclear waste
  • Gulf Today - FANR staff, US experts compare nuclear notes - WAM
  • Poughkeepsie Journal - Editorial: State did right thing with new energy standard
  • London Times - US doubts over Trident spark fury - Hamish MacDonell
  • Albuquerque Journal - Editorial: PNM deserves fair return on its power investments
  • Greenpeace UK - 7 times the UK press condemned Hinkley nuclear plant
  • Echo netdaily - UK Tories wake up to nuclear folly as wind and solar found to be cheapest - Giles Parkinson
  • Yorkshire Post - Mark Casci: We don't need Hinkley when the energy answers are at home here in Yorkshire - Mark Casci
  • High Country News - Nuclear power divides California's environmentalists--Is the closure of the Diablo Canyon nuclear plant good or bad for the climate? - Paige Blankenbuehler
  • E&E Daily - LAW: Exelon girds for challenges to Cuomo's N.Y. nuclear subsidy - Jeffrey Tomich and Saqib Rahim
  • WRHI Rock Hill, SC - Catawba Nuclear Station hosts hundreds of people at Grillfest - Mike Crowder
  • Reuters - TABLE-Belgian nuclear power reactor outages
  • World Nuclear News - Ikata 3 operating at full power again
  • World Nuclear News - Ignalina turbine hall dismantling completed
  • World Nuclear News - Rio Tinto buys into Eclipse uranium project
  • WJBC Bloomington - WJBC Forum: Reliable electric power is needed - Ron Ulmer, economist, have taught economics/finance at 3 central Illinois universities and employed by Illinois Power
  • NRC - David A. Castelveter Appointed NRC Director of Public Affairs
  • NWTRB - Agenda - Summer Board Meeting - August 24, 2016
  • Health and Human Services Department - Notices: Designation of a Class of Employees for Addition to the Special Exposure Cohort: Santa Susana Field Laboratory, CA PDF Page 56665 (1 page) [FR DOC #: 2016-19198]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Exemptions: South Carolina Electric and Gas Co. and South Carolina Public Service Authority; Virgil C. Summer Nuclear Station, Unit 2 PDF Pages 56704 - 56715 (12 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-20030]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Exemptions: Virginia Electric Power Co., Surry Power Station, Unit Nos. 1 and 2 PDF Page 56716 (1 page) [FR DOC #: 2016-19982]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings; Sunshine Act, Page 56716 [FR DOC #: 2016-20085]
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea condemns Pyongyang for resuming nuclear fuel reprocessing - kokobj@yna.co.kr
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Eskom under fire as Ingula costs said to balloon to R36bn - Matthew le Cordeur
  • Mainichi Daily News - Anti-nuclear power tents on economy ministry premises removed by court order
  • South China Morning Post - Smugglers brought seafood into China from waters off Fukushima, report says - Liu Zhen
  • China.org Beijing - Smuggled Fukushima seafood seized in China
  • Japan Times - Anti-nuclear activists' METI camp razed in darkness after years battling over Fukushima

    Sunday, August 21, 2016

  • CNET - July 2016 was Earth's hottest month on record - Michelle Starr
  • Nevada Appeal - Heller cites progress despite gridlock - Geoff Dornan
  • Augusta Chronicle - CSX Corp. routing all nonlocal traffic around Augusta in cost-cutting move -
  • Augusta Chronicle - CSX Corp. routing all nonlocal traffic around Augusta in cost-cutting move
  • The Guardian - Australia attempts to derail UN plan to ban nuclear weapons - Michael Slezak
  • Jordan Times - Jordan seeking funds for first nuclear power plant – official - Mohammad Ghazal
  • Sunday Times Johannesburg - Gold is gone but radioactive hazard lingers - Lucky Biyase And Lutho Mtongana
  • WLKY Louisville - Estill County residents asking for seat at nuclear waste meeting
  • Daily Telegraph - EDF to make return on Hinkley Point 'even if costs soar by 25pc' - Emily Gosden
  • Japan Today - Kagoshima gov't to review evacuation plans for Sendai plant accident
  • Japan Times - Another magnitude-6.0 quake strikes off coast of northern Japan
  • NDTV - Kudankulam Unit 2 Capacity Being Increased For Grid Synchronisation
  • Sunday Times Johannesburg - Workers plan to sue for radiation damage - Lutho Mtongana And Lucky Biyase
  • Cleveland Daily Banner - Thomas demystifies TVA rate increase protocols
  • Cape Cod Times - Letter: Decommissioning fund at Pilgrim is inadequate - Brian Boyle, Truro
  • Fukushima Diary - Another leukemia case was approved as an industrial accident - Iori Mochizuki
  • Kyodo News - Antinuclear activists' tents removed from economy ministry premises
  • Asahi Shimbun - Abe disputes relaying doubts on U.S. 'no first use' nuke policy - Takahiro Okubo
  • Asahi Shimbun - Man's leukemia deemed result of his work at Fukushima plant
  • Japan Times - Anti-nuclear activists' METI camp razed in darkness after years battling over Fukushima
  • Japan Times - Abe denies conveying concern to U.S. commander over 'no first use' nuke policy
  • Mainichi Daily News - PM denies conveying concern to U.S. commander over nuke policy
  • NHK World - Anti-nuke group's tents removed
  • NHK World - Abe:Japan to communicate with US on nuclear issues
  • JAIF - Fukushima Prefecture Turns to Young People to Help Wipe Out Misinformation
  • JAIF - Ikata-3 is Connected to the Grid
  • JAIF - Report Completed on Criteria for Scientifically Promising HLW Disposal Sites
  • New York Times - More of Kremlin's Opponents Are Ending Up Dead - Andrew E. Kramer
  • WTVQ Lexington - Estill citizens want say in state negotiations with polluter - Christine Winter
  • Aiken Standard - Letter: Nuclear power plants exist solely for profit -
  • Aiken Standard - Letter: Nuclear power plants exist solely for profit

    Saturday, August 20, 2016

  • Las Vegas Sun - Fire could be disaster for train carrying nuclear waste to Yucca Mountain - Judy Treichel
  • Pacific Standard - Here's Why the Navajo Nation Is Suing the EPA Over Colorado's Mining Catastrophe - Madeleine Thomas
  • Reuters - U.S. sailor gets one year in prison over nuclear submarine photos - Nate Raymond
  • AP - North Korea calls diplomat defector 'human scum' - Kim Tong-Hyung
  • AP - Sailor gets year in prison for taking photos in nuclear sub - Dave Collins
  • AP - UN panel seeks push toward nuclear disarmament - Jamey Keaten
  • AP - Australia formally bans Chinese from leasing power grid - Kristen Gelineau
  • U.S. News & World Report - Sailor Denied 'Clinton Deal', Gets 1 Year in Prison for 6 Photos of Sub--The photos contained 'confidential' information, the lowest level of classification. -
  • U.S. News & World Report - Sailor Denied 'Clinton Deal', Gets 1 Year in Prison for 6 Photos of Sub--The photos contained 'confidential' information, the lowest level of classification.
  • RT - '99% effective' Fukushima ice wall fails to seal off crippled nuclear plant
  • Akron Beacon Journal - New York and Ohio, climate change and nuclear power
  • Canada Free Press - Many People Think What Few Dare To Say - Dr. Klaus L.E. Kaiser
  • Sarnia Observer - No major radiological spill or incident in Canada since the 1960s, nuclear safety commission says - Tyler Kula
  • Concord Monitor - PHOTOS: Atomic bombing remembrance - Elizabeth Frantz
  • Newnan Times-Herald - OpEd: Georgia officials were right to keep the nuclear door open - David K. Gattie, associate professor of environmental engineering in the College of Engineering at the University of Georgia in Athens
  • NW Evening Mail - Mike Starkie: Nuclear industry needs to take a responsible, accountable and collaborative approach with Copeland - Mike Starkie, elected mayor of Copeland
  • Buffalo News - CWM siting board wants to hear more about radioactive soil - Thomas J. Prohaska
  • Sputnik News - Declassified Documents Reveal US Planned Covert Nuclear Deployments in Iceland
  • Patriot Ledger - Case against Plymouth, Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station nears the end
  • Japan Times - Nuclear arms help keep the peace
  • Ammon News - Bakhit: Jordan is pressing ahead with its peaceful nuclear program in transparent manner
  • Inside Defense - Navy shifts strategy on how to dismantle first nuclear-powered aircraft carrier - Lee Hudson
  • Japan Times - Japan to keep in close contact with U.S. over possible change in nuke policy: Abe
  • Japan Today - Gov't to use state funds for cleanup of heavily contaminated Fukushima areas
  • Japan Times - State funds planned for cleaning heavily contaminated zones in Fukushima
  • Albuquerque Journal - Sierra Club ties raise questions in PNM rate case - Marie C. Baca
  • Deseret News - Clean energy? The best is what you don't use - Amy Joi O'Donoghue
  • Fairewinds Energy Education - Diablo Canyon: The Devil's in the Details; Part 1: A Troubled History
  • Atomic Insights - Why are nuclear plants losing money at an astonishing rate? - Rod Adams
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea shuts down embassy in Uzbekistan

    Friday, August 19, 2016

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Heller predicts new move to build Yucca Mountain after Reid retires - Colton Lochhead
  • Nevada Appeal - Heller: Don't force Yucca on Nevada
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Roger This: Here We Go Again With The Bomb Factory - Roger Snodgrass
  • The Olympian - Zita: Port of Olympia commissioners were told military cargo might come this fall - Rolf Boone
  • Cape Cod Times - Pilgrim shutting down for valve repair - Christine Legere
  • KREM Spokane-Coeur d'Alene - Legal papers depict Hanford managers eager to cut back on safety - Susannah Frame
  • Idaho Statesman - Idaho and DOE must continue to abide by their joint 1995 agreement - Katherine Jones
  • AlterNet - The Toxic Legacy of Racism and Nuclear Waste Is Very Much Still With Us in Los Alamos - Taryn Fivek
  • Corvallis Gazette Times - Meeting Wednesday for atomic weapons workers
  • Hanford Resource Center - Deploying Tech at INL - Idaho National Laboratory
  • Twin Falls Times-News - Batt: No new fuel until feds clean up INL - Philip E. Batt, former governor of Idaho
  • Reuters - Swiss nuclear plant outages - Vera Eckert
  • Reuters - BRIEF-General Electric and Hitachi to sell a canada-based nuclear power venture - Nikkei
  • AP - Australia formally bans Chinese from leasing power grid - Kristen Gelineau
  • Bloomberg - Australia Blocks Bids for Ausgrid, Triggering Warning From China - Perry Williams
  • Bloomberg - Heathrow CEO Says May Won't Snub China Twice After Nuclear Delay - Benjamin D Katz, Eric Pfanner
  • Sputnik News - China Dismisses UK Nuclear Safety Fears as 'Groundless and Unnecessary'
  • The Guardian - Beijing decries 'China-phobia' after Britain cools on Hinkley Point nuclear deal - Tom Phillips in Hangzhou
  • Helena Independent Record - Uranium in water leading to money woes for Whitehall - Susan Dunlap
  • Deseret News - My view: For future nuclear electric power, small is the answer - Gary Sandquist, professor emeritus of the University of Utah
  • National Interest - Egypt Can't Make Up Its Mind about Iran's Nuclear Program - Farhad Rezaei
  • Business Day Johannesburg - Nuclear documents: still waiting - Franny Rabkin
  • Hartford Courant - Kevin Rennie: Our Bipartisan Battle Against Nuclear Waste Dump - Kevin Rennie
  • UPI - THAAD responsible for North Korea plutonium production, China says - Elizabeth Shim
  • Japan Times - Kagoshima governor inspects evacuation routes around Sendai nuclear plant
  • National Observer - Canadian nuclear boss jokes about whistleblowers and muzzles environmentalist - Mike De Souza
  • ESI Africa - South African energy ministry obeys legislation
  • AllAfrica - South Africa: Minister Tina Joemat-Pettersson On Diversified Energy Mix - Department of Energy
  • Huffington Post - Indigenous Australians Fight Planned Nuclear Dump On Sacred Lands - Timothy Large
  • Arutz Sheva - Arabs won't seek resolution against Israeli nuclear facilities - Ben Ariel
  • SFGate - Scientists to examine WWII carrier that survived nuclear tests - David Perlman
  • Blackburn News - Opposition Growing Against Trucking Radioactive Waste - Josh Boyce
  • Sputnik News - Iran Plans to Discuss US Violations of Nuclear Deal at Next Talks With P5+1
  • Tasnim News Agency - Iran to Raise US Dishonoring of JCPOA at Joint Session: FM Zarif
  • Democracy & Freedom Watch - Georgian drivers can now check if their car is radioactive
  • Financial Times - Energy: Generating criticism--The UK's ambitious plans to build six nuclear plants are raising concerns that it is losing control over critical infrastructure - Kiran Stacey
  • Arab Daily News - Federal Nuclear Lawsuit and Israel's Gagging
  • Pakistan Express Tribune - How well prepared are we to deal with any possible fallout of a radioactive disaster - Zeenia Shaukat
  • Malaysia Sun - Decommissioning of Nuclear Facilities: Germany's Experience
  • News & Star - Church and school want road safety talks with nuclear chiefs
  • Sputnik News - US 'Does Not Need to Store' Nukes at Incirlik Since It Has Nuclear Subs
  • Reuters - TABLE-S.Korea to halt Shin Kori No.3 nuclear reactor for maintenance - Yun Hwan Chae
  • Sputnik News - US Concerned Over Japan Getting Nukes, But It's Known 'Nukes Already in Okinawa'
  • Cape Cod Times - Challenge to nuclear waste facility heads to trial - Christine Legere
  • Environmental Leader - The Granddaddy of the Climate Change Movement is Trying to Save Nuclear Energy in California - Ken Silverstein
  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - Letter: Clean energy doesn't require a nuclear renaissance - Joe Cornibe, Lawrenceville
  • EcoWatch - Offshore Wind vs. Nukes in New York State - Wendy Sol
  • Albuquerque Journal - PNM skewers hearing examiner in rate case filing - Marie C. Baca
  • Amarillo Globe News - Officials, dignitaries gather for Pantex groundbreaking - Aaron Davis
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Mystery continues over water contamination - Luke Ramseth
  • BelTA - Lukashenko urges to use more local fuel and energy resources
  • IAEA - Decommissioning of Nuclear Facilities: Germany's Experience - Boris Brendebach, Installation and Reactor Safety Company
  • World Nuclear News - BWXT subsidiary to buy GE Hitachi Canada
  • The Guardian - Business chiefs attack UK government failure to secure energy supply - Terry Macalister Energy editor
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Energy minister to be quizzed on missing nuclear documents - Matthew le Cordeur
  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - Notices: Meetings: Advisory Board on Radiation and Worker Health, Subcommittee for Dose Reconstruction Reviews, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health PDF Pages 55459 - 55460 (2 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-19787]
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notices: Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.; Weekly Receipts, Pages 55456 - 55457 [FR DOC #: 2016-19851]
  • NRC - NRC Makes Yucca Mountain Hearing Documents Publicly Available
  • NHK World - New method to predict danger of active faults
  • NHK World - Fukushima worker with cancer granted compensation
  • NHK World - Hibakusha group backs nuclear arms 'no first use'
  • Kyodo News - U.N. panel adopts report backing negotiations to ban nukes
  • Kyodo News - State funds eyed for cleanup of heavily contaminated Fukushima areas
  • Kyodo News - Kagoshima gov't to review evacuation plans for Sendai plant accident
  • Asahi Shimbun - Panel: TEPCO's 'ice wall' failing at Fukushima nuclear plant - Kohei Tomita
  • Asahi Shimbun - Japan, S. Korea oppose Obama's push for 'no first use' nuke pledge
  • Asahi Shimbun - EDITORIAL: Abe should be backing Obama's 'no first use' nuclear proposal
  • Mainichi Daily News - Kagoshima gov't to review evacuation plans for Sendai plant accident
  • Mainichi Daily News - LDP sets goal of lifting evacuation orders near Fukushima plant in 5 years
  • Jiji Press - Footholds Should Be Built in Fukushima No-Go Zone: LDP Team
  • Independent Australia - SA parliamentary committee questions economics of importing nuclear waste - Noel Wauchope
  • NRC blog - Yucca Mountain Documents Now Publicly Available – In a New Online Library - David McIntyre, Public Affairs Officer
  • Beyond Nuclear - Protect the Great Lakes march & rally, GLEA, Port Huron, MI, Sat., 8/20, noon to 5pm! - in Port Huron, Michigan!

    Thursday, August 18, 2016

  • Oak Ridger - DOE aims to accelerate new materials design through use of supercomputers
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - DOE Announces Spirit Of Concern For Whistleblowers - Roger Snodgrass
  • KING5 Seattle - Legal papers depict Hanford managers eager to cut back on safety - Susannah Frame
  • OPB.org - Energy Secretary: Communication At Hanford Tank Farms Needs Improvement - Anna King
  • Reuters - Video: New worries for Japan as exports tumble
  • Reuters - Nuclear developers have big plans for pint-sized power plants in UK - Susanna Twidale
  • Reuters - Swiss nuclear plant outages - Vera Eckert
  • Reuters - Indigenous Australians fight nuclear dump plan on 'sacred land' - Timothy Large
  • Bloomberg - Video: QuickTake: The Global Debate on Nuclear Power - Vonnie Quinn
  • Bloomberg - EDF Should Face Penalty for Hinkley Delay, U.K. Ex-Minister Says - Alex Morales
  • The Conversation US - Compete or suckle: Should troubled nuclear reactors be subsidized? - Peter Bradford, Adjunct Professor, Vermont Law School
  • The Conversation US - Nuclear power deserves a level playing field - Arthur T. Motta, Professor of Nuclear Engineering and Materials Science and Engineering, Pennsylvania State University
  • Pueblo Chieftain - Pueblo should consider nuclear power plant - Ryan Call
  • Waterbury Republican American - State should stand up for nuclear power - Ulrich Decher, Ph.D., of West Granby has advanced degrees in nuclear engineering. He is an adjunct professor at the University of Hartford
  • Aaj News Pakistan - A case for reviewing nuclear power plants - Farah Jamil
  • SA Business Tech - There is no nuclear deal: Joemat-Pettersson
  • Daily Telegraph - Britain should leap-frog Hinkley and lead 21st Century nuclear revolution - Ambrose Evans-Pritchard
  • EurActiv - US moves nuclear weapons from Turkey to Romania - Georgi Gotev, Joel Schalit
  • RT - US nukes 'safe and secure' in Turkey, says Air Force chief
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea sets up 3 new antiaircraft artillery bases in Pyongyang: report - namsh@yna.co.kr
  • NY Newsday - Letter: Right move to save nuclear plants - Rob DiFrancesco, Manhattan, director of the New York Affordable Reliable Electricity Alliance, a nuclear industry group
  • RiverheadLOCAL - Letter: N.Y. needs its nuclear power plants - Arthur "Jerry" Kremer, chairman, New York AREA, The author is a former member of the N.Y. State Assembly where he served as chairman of its ways and means committee. He is chairman of the New York Affordable Reliable Electricity Alliance, a lobby group that supports nuclear power plants as an important energy source in New York
  • Japan Times - Former town mayor recalls town referendum that booted plans for nuclear plant
  • INFORUM Fargo, ND - 'Radioactive material' container found on WI river beach - Forum News Service
  • Superior Telegram - Officials investigate container marked radioactive found near Poplar River - Shelley Nelson
  • truth-out - Helen Caldecott: "America Still Thinks It Can Win a Nuclear War" - Jill Stillwater
  • Sputnik News - Radioactive Waste Leak at New York Nuke Plant Left Unrepaired for Years
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea in talks with allies to counteract N. Korea's plutonium production - pbr@yna.co.kr
  • BBC - New £250m Hinkley C power station deals announced
  • Somerset County Gazette - 'Hinkley C would boost South West economy by £4 billion' - Paul Jones
  • LiveMint - Kudankulam project brings nuclear power in spotlight - Gireesh Chandra Prasad
  • Phnom Penh Post - Cambodia kicks off nuclear energy talks with Russia - Cristina Maza
  • Las Vegas Sun - Metro Police seek help finding 2 gauges with radioactive material - Ricardo Torres-Cortez
  • World Nuclear News - Urenco signs Ukrainian contract
  • World Nuclear News - Repair job complete at Angra 2 pool
  • World Nuclear News - IAEA holds first nuclear security school in Egypt
  • Daily Caller - Report: Nuke Commission Improperly Stores Classified Info, Jeopardizes Govt Secrets
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea vows action to counter N. Korea's plutonium production - pbr@yna.co.kr
  • Odessa American - Andrews County judge appointed to state nuclear waste commission
  • WBFO Buffalo - Legal fight underway to keep nuclear waste out of WNY - Chris Caya
  • Rochester Democrat and Chronicle - Did you know? Kodak Park had a nuclear reactor - Steve Orr
  • BelTA - Upper tier of internal protective shell of Belarusian nuclear power plant's first reactor installed
  • Bayshore Broadcasting - Bruce Power Gets Best Report Card
  • Fort Wayne News-Sentinel - Dismantling Parkview Randallia incinerator reveals low-level radioactivity in bricks - Bob Caylor
  • Michigan Radio - State seeks study on ways to keep electricity reliable in U.P. - Tracy Samilton
  • Clinical Oncology News - 30 Years After Chernobyl, Differences Persist in PTC in Belgium
  • The Hindu - Supreme Court to hear Kudankulam activist's 'sedition' case
  • IPS - US To Push for UN Security Council Ban on Nuclear Tests - Thalif Deen
  • DOE - This Lab Does Top Secret Research. Take a Look Inside. - Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
  • NAS - Project Update: State of Molybdenum-99 Production and Utilization and Progress toward Eliminating Use of Highly Enriched Uranium
  • IAEA - Singapore Helps Expand Use of Nuclear Technology in Asia, IAEA Director General Says - Andrew Green, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - IAEA, US Pacific Disaster Center to Cooperate for Better Natural Hazard Monitoring and Notification for Nuclear Installations
  • Trend News Agency - Iran says Russian bombers only refuel at Hamadan base - Fatih Karimov
  • Press TV - JCPOA implementation two-way street: Iran's president
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Oak Ridge Reservation PDF Page 55185 (1 page) [FR DOC #: 2016-19719]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Exemptions: South Carolina Electric and Gas Co. and South Carolina Public Service Authority; Virgil C. Summer Nuclear Station Units 2 and 3 PDF Pages 55237 - 55240 (4 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-19730]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Standard Review Plans: Design of Structures, Components, Equipment, and Systems; Revisions PDF Pages 55235 - 55237 (3 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-19636]
  • People’s Press Morning Star - Hinkley's Hidden History - Dr David Lowry is senior research fellow at the Institute for Resource and Security Studies, Cambridge, Massachusetts
  • NHK World - Nuclear regulators keep ban on Monju reactor

    Wednesday, August 17, 2016

  • Greenfield Recorder - Rowe seeks money for nuke waste storage - Diane Broncaccio
  • Albany Democrat Herald - Editorial: Wah Chang's baffling stonewall - Mike McInally
  • EIN News - Microreactor Technology Global Market - Application,Types,Regions and Companies Market Research Report to 2027
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - INL chooses leader for nuclear innovation program - Luke Ramseth
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - ORNL to help lead $16M advanced materials project - Ed Marcum
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Lab helps develop new hybrid power plant - Luke Ramseth
  • Amarillo Globe News - Pantex Plant to store more nuclear materials produced at Los Alamos lab - Aaron Davis
  • Reuters - After years of pain, coal becomes one of the hottest commodities of 2016 - Henning Gloystein
  • Reuters - North Korea says it has resumed plutonium production: Kyodo - Elaine Lies
  • Bloomberg - Senior North Korean Diplomat Based in U.K. Defects to South - Andy Sharp
  • AP - S. Korea: Senior N. Korean diplomat based in London defects - Hyung-Jin Kim, Kim Tong-Hyung
  • BBC - North Korea resumes plutonium production
  • UPI - Report: North Korea says it's resumed plutonium production - Elizabeth Shim
  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - Westinghouse shuts down part of S.C. nuclear fuel plant over safety concerns - Anya Litvak / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
  • Daily Energy Insider - NRC sends confirmatory action letter to Westinghouse Nuclear Fuel for uranium-bearing material leak - Jessica Limardo
  • Buffalo News - Liquid nuclear waste shipments over Peace Bridge could start in September - T.J. Pignataro
  • Syracuse Post Standard - 'Minor' radiation leak in FitzPatrick nuclear plant has gone unfixed for 4 years - Tim Knauss
  • CNYcentral - Feds report violations, including leaks of radioactive waste, at FitzPatrick Nuclear Plant - Tyler Head
  • WSYR Syracuse - Report: 'Highly radioactive materials' leaked in FitzPatrick Nuclear Plant - Other violations found by Feds
  • Gulf Business News - Construction of UAE's first nuclear plant now 68% complete--ENEC has installed Unit 3 steam generators at the Barakah nuclear plant - Aarti Nagraj
  • Sputnik News - Russia's Rosatom Plans to Test Innovative Energy-Efficient Nuclear Fuel
  • Gulf Business News - Russia expresses interest in Saudi nuclear plans - Robert Anderson
  • Japan Times - Cold War relic or necessary evil? U.S. 'no first use' nuclear proposal stirs divisions in Asia - Jesse Johnson
  • WYFF Greenville - Sirens to be tested at Oconee Nuclear Station
  • Financial Times - World's biggest offshore wind farm given go-ahead - Pilita Clark
  • The Guardian - Second phase of world's biggest offshore windfarm gets go-ahead - Josh Halliday
  • OilPrice - UK Approves The World's Largest Offshore Wind Farm - Tsvetana Paraskova
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Student says nukes are 'inhumane'
  • Japan Times - Japanese student addresses U.N. Conference on Disarmament, emphasizes inhumanity of nuclear weapons
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - Sequoyah nuclear power plant tests emergency system today
  • Al-Monitor - Why Israel won't admit success of nuke agreement
  • Radio Canada International - Radioactive liquid nuclear waste: stop the transport - Carmel Kilkenny
  • Poughkeepsie Journal - Nuclear Lake an enjoyable hike, though doesn't glow in dark - Tom Ricci
  • Thomson Reuters Foundation - Fight over Australia nuclear dump shows clash of world views - Timothy Large
  • Cape Cod Times - Heat forces slowdown at Pilgrim nuclear plant - Christine Legere
  • BelTA - Rapota: A nuclear power plant will make Belarus an energy-independent country
  • Saudi Gazette - Russia shows interest in Kingdom's reactor plans
  • Bloomberg BNA - Groups Aim to Derail Nuclear Waste Shipments - Brian Dabbs
  • Atlanta Business Chronicle - Georgia PSC approves latest Plant Vogtle spending - Dave Williams
  • Augusta Chronicle - Georgia regulators verify Plant Vogtle spending report
  • China Digital Times - Workers Must Pledge Not to Protest Nuclear Waste Plant
  • Aiken Standard - Nuclear watchdog coalition files suit against Energy Department to stop liquid waste shipments to Savannah River Site - Thomas Gardiner
  • Republic of East Vancouver - Uranium Tetrafluoride Market Research Report Now Available at Research Corridor - Ravi Parmar
  • Republic of East Vancouver - Uranium Hexafluoride Market Research Report Now Available at Research Corridor - Ravi Parmar
  • Phys.org - Lessons from Fukushima
  • Japan Times - Kansai Electric starts removing fuel from Takahama reactor No. 4
  • Orange County Register - More ethics questions plague Brown administration - Thomas D. Elias
  • Albuquerque Journal - PNM: Rate decision could cost 300 jobs - Marie C. Baca
  • Phys.org - Tree-rings reveal secret clocks that could reset key dates across the ancient world - University of Oxford search and more info
  • Sputnik News - UK Should Focus on Alternatives to Hinkley Point Power Plant – Energy Firm SEE
  • Beyond Nuclear - Kamps' prepared statement for press conference re: highly radioactive liquid waste truck shipments from Canada to U.S.A. - Kevin Kamps
  • Public Citizen - Public Citizen, D.C. SUN Urge Court to Block Exelon Takeover of Pepco--Merger Is Not in the Public Interest, Groups Say
  • NRC - NRC to Hold Open House to Discuss Agency's Assessment of D.C. Cook Nuclear Power Plant
  • NRC blog - NRC Keeps an Eye on Gulf Coast Flooding - Victor Dricks, Senior Public Affairs Officer, Region IV
  • NWTRB - Agenda: Summer Board Meeting - August 24, 2016
  • World Nuclear News - Russian fast reactor reaches full power
  • World Nuclear News - Steam generators installed at third Barakah unit
  • Yonhap News - N.K. condemns Park's address calling on Pyongyang to give up nukes - sooyeon@yna.co.kr
  • Press TV - Iran expects West's commitment to JCPOA: Larijani
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Paducah; Cancellations PDF Page 54795 (1 page) [FR DOC #: 2016-19529]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Guidance: Conduct of Operations PDF Pages 54854 - 54855 (2 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-19562]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Guidance: Design, Inspection, and Testing Criteria for Air Filtration and Adsorption Units of Normal Atmosphere Cleanup Systems in Light Water Cooled Nuclear Power Plants PDF Pages 54855 - 54856 (2 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-19559]
  • Casper Journal - Committee considers nuclear waste storage - Greg Fladager
  • DOE:EERE - Energy Department Reports Show Strong Growth of U.S. Wind Power
  • Mimesis Law - Tortured Afghan Child Refused right to sue - Mario Machado
  • Power Online - Lessons From Fukushima: Sandia helps industry learn from Japanese reactor accident - Sandia National Laboratories

    Tuesday, August 16, 2016

  • DOE:EM - EM Update | Vol. 8, Issue 15 | Aug. 15, 2016
  • Al-Monitor - Iraq's environment faces crucial challenge - Wassim Bassem
  • Yale Environment 360 - Rocky Flats: A Wildlife Refuge Confronts its Radioactive Past - Fred Pearce
  • AllGov - Lawsuit Seeks to Block Energy Dept.'s Huge Nuclear Waste Transport from Canada to U.S. - Britain Eakin
  • Los Alamos Monitor - DOE responds to new WIPP leak theory - Tris DeRoma
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - LANL: Wiring Reconfiguration Saves Millions For Trinity Supercomputer - Carol A. Clark
  • Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory - Energy Department to Invest $16 Million in Computer Design of Materials - Jon Weiner
  • Reuters - Britain doesn't need new Hinkley N-plant to keep lights on: SSE CEO - Karolin Schaps
  • Reuters - Amid nuclear spat, Britain's May tells China: We want stronger ties - Ben Blanchard and William James
  • Reuters - Britain backs expansion of world's largest wind farm - Susanna Twidale
  • Bloomberg - Offshore Wind Could Replace Hinkley in U.K. at Same Cost - Jessica Shankleman
  • Bloomberg - May Sends Xi Letter as U.K.-China Ties Hang on Nuclear Plant - Ting Shi
  • AP - UK's May reassures China after nuclear power plant delay
  • Daily Telegraph - How China could switch off Britain's lights in a crisis if we let them build Hinkley C - Malcolm Rifkind
  • Pakistan Express Tribune - Pakistan offers India bilateral arrangement on non-testing of nuclear weapons
  • Pakistan News International - Pakistan offers India bilateral non-testing arrangement of nukes
  • All Things Nuclear - PRA Nuclear Power Safety - Dave Lochbaum, director, Nuclear Safety Project
  • Business Standard India - Pak offers nuclear non-testing agreement to India
  • Gizmodo - The US Considered Hiding Nuclear Weapons In Iceland (And Not Telling Iceland) - Matt Novak
  • Japan Times - Abe tells U.S. of Japan's concerns over 'no first use' nuke policy being mulled by Obama
  • WyoFile - Lawmakers warm to nuke waste storage - Dustin Bleizeffer
  • Hurriyet Daily News - Trust and security problematic at Akkuyu nuclear plant
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - Letter: California missing the value of nuclear power - Pete Burgert, Tierrasanta
  • Mountain Xpress blog - Seven nonprofits seek injunction to stop radioactive waste transport - Virginia Daffron
  • Platts - Dominion's Millstone-2 nuclear unit at 100% capacity after maintenance outage - Steven Dolley
  • St. Louis Public Radio - Residents demand that EPA fully remove radioactive waste from the West Lake Landfill - Eli Chen
  • Courthouse News Service - Greens Sue to Stop Nuclear Waste Transport - Britain Eakin
  • LeRoy Farmer City Press - Local leaders urge action on nuclear plant (press release)
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Attorney: FBI conned engineer into talking without a lawyer - Jamie Satterfield
  • TASS - US Westinghouse gives no confirmation of decision to build nuclear fuel plant in Ukraine
  • Sputnik News - Russia's Rosatom Plans to Design High-Capacity NPP Project With Super Reactor
  • YLE News - Safety audit flags shortcomings by Fennovoima nuclear power firm
  • FOX2now St. Louis - Radiation contamination concerns after Cold Water Creek flooding in Hazelwood - Melanie Moon
  • SF Bayview - Treasure Island whistleblower Mitchell Herrington faces immediate retaliation from power broker consortium - Carol Harvey
  • DOE - Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz Calls for Increased Investment to Enhance U.S. Energy Emergency Response
  • NRC blog - Five Questions With: Andrew Averbach - Andrew Averbach is the NRC's Solicitor
  • NWTRB - NWTRB Update
  • IAEA - First Time: International School on Nuclear Security in Arabic hosted in Egypt - Jeremy Li, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • World Nuclear News - Changjiang 2 enters commercial operation
  • World Nuclear News - US quarterly uranium production up
  • World Nuclear News - Regulator sets out corrective actions for fabrication plant
  • Trend News Agency - Iran says West implementing JCPOA with errors - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • Trend News Agency - Siemens to help Iran develop power plant
  • Yonhap News - N.K. restaurant workers resettle in S. Korea after April mass defection - sooyeon@yna.co.kr
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Iqeraam Petersen: Why Eskom's resistance to Renewable Energy is irrational - Iqeraam Petersen, Investment Analyst with Futuregrowth Asset Management
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: Advanced Scientific Computing Advisory Committee PDF Page 54568 (1 page) [FR DOC #: 2016-19426]
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board Chairs PDF Pages 54569 - 54570 (2 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-19425]
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Portsmouth PDF Page 54570 (1 page) [FR DOC #: 2016-19423]
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: President's Council of Advisors on Science and Technology PDF Pages 54568 - 54569 (2 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-19499]
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: Secretary of Energy Advisory Board PDF Page 54567 (1 page) [FR DOC #: 2016-19495]
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: State Energy Advisory Board PDF Page 54568 (1 page) [FR DOC #: 2016-19496]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Combined License Applications: Duke Energy Carolinas, LLC; William States Lee III Nuclear Station, Units 1 and 2 PDF Pages 54622 - 54624 (3 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-19526]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Facility Operating and Combined Licenses: Applications and Amendments Involving Proposed No Significant Hazards Considerations, etc. PDF Pages 54610 - 54622 (13 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-19213]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings; Sunshine Act, Page 54622 [FR DOC #: 2016-19557]
  • Tennessee Valley Authority - Rules: Protection of Archaeological Resources, Pages 54498 - 54499 [FR DOC #: 2016-19343]
  • New York Times - Bombing of Doctors Without Borders Hospital in Yemen Kills at Least 15 - Shuaib Almosawa and Rod Nordland
  • Michigan State University Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences - Talk: Dr. Richard R. Parizek: What Ever Happened To Yucca Mountain? October 19th from 12:30-1:30pm
  • Forbes - Will A President Hillary Clinton Close Down Nuclear Power Plants?
  • The Intercept - Documents Confirm CIA Censorship of Guantánamo Trials - Mattathias Schwartz
  • NHK World - Japan marks 71 years since end of WW2
  • Jiji Press - Japan Conveys Opposition to "No First Use" Nuke Policy
  • Jiji Press - INTERVIEW: Environment Min. Wants to Build Trust with Fukushima Residents

    Monday, August 15, 2016

  • Minneapolis Star Tribune - Still sick 25 years after the Gulf War, a vet seeks answers – and the Minneapolis VA may have them - Jeremy Olson
  • KCET Burbank - The Long and Short of the Green and Libertarian Environmental Platforms - Chris Clarke
  • Morning Consult - Nuclear Waste Policy and the Future of Nuclear in America - Ryan Lee and Ryan Yonk
  • World Nuclear News - Local benefits from Idaho SMR
  • World Nuclear News - Changjiang 2 enters commercial operation
  • World Nuclear News - EPA approval for Mulga Rock
  • Reuters - U.S. mulls long-term, bomb-grade uranium exports to Belgium - Timothy Gardner and Robert-Jan Bartunek
  • Reuters - EUROPE POWER-Spot up on tighter nuclear, end of holiday - Vera Eckert
  • Reuters - Swiss nuclear plant outages - Vera Eckert
  • MIT Technology Review - Huge British Nuclear Project Becomes a Diplomatic Flash Point - Richard Martin
  • Energy Voice - Union calls on UK Government to 'get on with' Hinkley nuclear plant - Mark Lammey
  • Sputnik News - 'Golden Era' of Sino-British Relations Falters Over Nuclear Deal
  • OilPrice - Britain's Nuclear Future Threatened--Espionage and The Brexit - Gregory Brew
  • The Guardian - UK green energy sector needs nurturing over nuclear - Larry Elliott
  • London Evening Standard - Lord Mandelson: This is no time for us to be turning our backs on China - Lord Mandelson, president of the Great Britain-China Centre and a former EU Commissioner for Trade
  • American Enterprise Institute - Mark J. Perry on nuclear power - Benjamin Zycher
  • New York Times - End the First-Use Policy for Nuclear Weapons - James E. Cartwright and Bruce G. Blair
  • The Guardian - Pilanguru people to fight on as uranium mine gets environmental approval - Calla Wahlquist
  • ABC.au - Vimy Resources uranium mine east of Kalgoorlie given environmental approval - Laura Gartry
  • TASS - Russia interested in building nuclear reactors in Saudi Arabia
  • Sputnik News - Russia, Saudi Arabia Plan to Develop Cooperation in Nuclear Medicine
  • Albany Times Union - Letter: Nuclear closure plan long overdue - Tom Ellis, Albany
  • Shelter Island Reporter - Thiele objects to billions for nuclear subsidies - Julie Lane
  • Japan Times - Ikata nuclear plant's No. 3 reactor begins generating power
  • Reuters - TABLE-Japan nuclear reactor operations - Yuka Obayashi
  • Japan Times - Kumamoto quakes raise fears over restart at Ikata nuclear plant
  • The Australian - First Aussie uranium shipment to India flagged for next year - Greg Bearup
  • Northwest Herald - Braidwood nuclear plant aims to increase public awareness through educational efforts - Bob Okon
  • NJ.com - Floating nuclear plants? The worst idea N.J. utility has ever had? - Ted Sherman
  • The Hindu - Decks cleared for power generation from KNPP Unit-2 - PTI
  • Indian Express - Nuclear suppliers to get 70-100-crore insurance cover - George Mathew
  • China Post - Rate hike to cover Nuke 4 cost 'unlikely'
  • Sofia Globe - Bulgaria's nuclear power drama: A huge mess
  • WSYR Syracuse - Newsmakers: What's next for the FitzPatrick nuclear plant
  • Radio New Zealand - Tahiti anti-nuclear campaigners to go to UN
  • Reuters - TABLE-Belgian nuclear power reactor outages
  • NewsX - KNPP actual parameters better than original design: Russian MP - IANS
  • Spokesman-Review blog - Federal court to review redacted DOE documents re nuke waste shipments to Idaho, weigh disclosure - Betsy Z. Russell
  • Financial Times - UK PM should seize chance to overhaul energy policy - Jonathan Ford
  • Cañon City Daily Record - Cotter Corp. experiments with how to potentially clean up groundwater - Kara Mason
  • Pahrump Valley Times - Yucca Mountain project history told from the inside - Selwyn Harris
  • China Post - President Tsai to visit Orchid Island to talk nuclear waste storage - CNA
  • London Times - Hinkley Point partner making reactors for disputed islands - Robin Pagnamenta, Energy Editor
  • Press TV - 'US nuclear weapons in Turkey at risk of seizure by hostile forces'
  • IAEA - IAEA Director General Thanks Australia and New Zealand for Helping to Make Nuclear Technology Available for Development - May Fawaz-Huber, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Kyodo News - Ikata nuclear plant's No. 3 reactor begins generating power
  • Japan Times - Ikata nuclear plant's No. 3 reactor begins generating power
  • Japan Times - Kumamoto quakes raise fears over restart at Ikata nuclear plant
  • Mainichi Daily News - A-bomb survivor who worked on WWII poison gas production passes on her story - Reiko Okada
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - NOTICES Exemptions: Southern Nuclear Operating Co.; Use of Optimized ZIRLO Fuel Rod Cladding Material; Farley Nuclear Plant, Units 1 and 2, and Vogtle Electric Generating Plant, Units 1 and 2, Pages 54131 - 54133 [FR DOC #: 2016-19363]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - NOTICES High-Enriched Uranium Export License Applications, Pages 54133 - 54134 [FR DOC #: 2016-19360]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - NOTICES Imposition of Penalties: Plus, LLC, Pages 54129 - 54131 [FR DOC #: 2016-19359]

    Sunday, August 14, 2016

  • Worcester Telegram - Soil test results from Uxbridge site show compounds below 'reportable concentration' levels
  • CNSNews - Will EPA Finally Be Held Accountable for Potential Wrongdoing at Gold King Mine Spill? - John-Michael Seibler
  • Brunswick News - Group says plans for coal ash storage does not constitute clean-up -
  • Brunswick News - Group says plans for coal ash storage does not constitute clean-up
  • East Bay Times - Commentary: Stop squandering California's energy resources (East Bay Times) - Wayne Winegarden
  • Albany Times Union - LeBrun: Realism and, yes, nuclear energy needed in clean energy goal - Fred LeBrun
  • Forbes - Climate Guru Tells Calif. Governor Not To Close Diablo Canyon ... - James Conca
  • The Guardian - Crown estate wades into Hinkley Point nuclear debate - Terry Macalister Energy editor
  • Daily Mail This is Money - UK set to continue developing baby nuclear reactors which may fuel Rolls-Royce jobs - Neil Craven
  • Sputnik News - Tehran, Moscow to Construct 2 Nuclear Power Plants in Iran – Iranian Lawmaker
  • Waterbury American-Republican - State should stand up for nuclear power - Ulrich Decher
  • Financial Express Bangladesh - OpEd: Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant - Engr.S.A.Mansoor, sam@dhakacom.com
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Reactivating Ikata nuclear reactor helps contribute to stable power supply
  • News-Gazette, Champaign, IL - Guest commentary: Nuke closures are not the answer - Stanford L. Levin
  • South China Morning Post - China's nuclear error and cover-up unlikely to hurt reactor exports, industry competitiveness - Eric Ng
  • Focus Taiwan - Tsai to visit Orchid Island to discuss nuclear waste storage - Sophia Yeh and Christie Chen
  • London Times - May given legal get-out to pull plug on Hinkley nuclear plant - Danny Fortson
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Abe, Modi to confer on nuclear deal / Meeting eyed for mid-Nov. in Tokyo
  • Sheridan Media - Legislative Committee Hears Nuclear Waste Storage Reports - Pat Blair
  • Business Standard - More local sourcing for new Kudankulam units -
  • Business Standard - More local sourcing for new Kudankulam units
  • Shelter Island Reporter - Suffolk CloseUp: Bailing out nuclear plants - Karl Grossman
  • Albuquerque Journal - OpEd: Hearing examiner's course imperils NM - Pat Vincent-collawn / CEO, PNM
  • The Guardian - Hinkley C's future is in doubt. Let's turn our sights to offshore wind - Huub den Rooijen, Director of energy, minerals and infrastructure at Crown Estate
  • Fairfield-Suisun Daily Republic - Letter: Clean energy revolution is already happening - Michael Segor, San Luis Obispo
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Report: Reactor would energize local economy - Luke Ramseth
  • Japan Times - Fukushima tourism making strong progress on recovery
  • The Guardian - Security is not the only reason to cancel Hinkley. There are many others
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea claims U.S. invasion imminent, threatens nuclear strike -
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea claims U.S. invasion imminent, threatens nuclear strike
  • FAIR.org - NYT Reveals Think Tank It's Cited for Years to Be Corrupt Arms Booster - Adam Johnson
  • Fukushima Diary - Fukushima government objects against building sacrophagus on Fukushima plant -
  • Fukushima Diary - Fukushima government objects against building sacrophagus on Fukushima plant

    Saturday, August 13, 2016

  • CapeNews.net, Falmouth, MA - Region Deserves Prompt Decommissioning Of Pilgrim Station - Editorial
  • East Idaho News - Officials: Small Modular Reactor Plant would create more than 1,000 jobs in Idaho Falls
  • UAE National - Fears resurface over Tehran's nuclear plans - Majid Rafizdeh
  • Mehr News Agency - Ill-wishers against Iran's strategic power in region
  • Sputnik News - Iran Gets US' Green Light to Go Ahead With Two Russian Nuclear Plants
  • Winston-Salem Journal - Moyock plant makes casks to store nuclear waste - Associated Press
  • Deutsche Welle - USA wants more modern nuclear bombs in Germany: report
  • Sputnik News - US to Deploy New B61-12 Atomic Bombs to Germany in Coming Years
  • UK Independent - Stop worrying about China's nuclear investment – it will not compromise our national security - Ben Chu, Economics Editor
  • CBC Manitoba - Bridgetown's water supply showing elevated uranium levels - Richard Woodbury
  • Asahi Shimbun - Editorial: Another nuclear plant restarted amid lingering safety concerns
  • Japan Times - Ikata reactor in Shikoku reaches criticality
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Western Japan reactors powering up while east remains dark
  • Syracuse Post Standard - Entergy hiring to fill job openings at FitzPatrick nuclear plant - Mark Weiner
  • Huffington Post - Nuclear's Multifaceted Value Proves The ZEC Is No Bailout - Jerry Kremer
  • The State - Nuclear fuel plant under gun to improve safety in wake of uranium buildup, explosion concerns - Sammy Fretwell
  • Richmond Times-Dispatch - Customers could pay $2.5 billion for nuclear plants that never get built - Mark Chediak
  • Salt Lake Tribune - Editorial: Green River nuclear plant is looking like a tough sell
  • Aberdeen Press and Journal - Plans were launched for a nuclear power plant in the north-east - Chris Jaffray
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea claims U.S. invasion imminent, threatens nuclear strike - bdk@yna.co.kr
  • Times of India - 'Kudankulam second unit will generate power by Aug'
  • The Hindu - Synchronisation of KKNPP Unit 2 likely by August
  • Newnan Times-Herald - Nuclear decision was wrong one
  • South China Morning Post - Authorities in Chinese cities try to reassure public over nuclear fuel reprocessing plant - Daniel Ren
  • The Ecologist - Hinkley C: government's 'revolving door' to EDF execs - Joe Sandler Clarke
  • The Hindu - Nuclear suppliers' insurance policy unveiled
  • Pakistan Today - Pak asks India to ink non-testing regime on nukes, 'exclusive dialogue' on Kashmir - Mian Abrar
  • Chandigarh Tribune - Pak ready for nuclear non-testing agreement with India: Aziz
  • The Scotsman - On this day: Scotland's first nuclear power station went "critical"
  • Korea Herald - S. Korea restarts Wolsong No. 1 nuclear reactor
  • Sputnik News - South Korea Relaunches Wolsong NPP's Reactor After Fixing Technical Problem
  • E&E Daily - CAMPAIGN 2016: No matter who's dealing, DOE pick usually a 'wild card' - Hannah Northey
  • China Post - Japan reactor restarts despite court challenge -
  • China Post - Japan reactor restarts despite court challenge
  • ChinaDialogue - An unwelcome nuclear reprocessing plant - Ma Tianjie
  • London Times - Chinese spies are biggest threat to nuclear power deal - Michael Evans | Sean O'Neill | Calum MacLeod, Beijing
  • Rochester Democrat and Chronicle - Watchdog: What drives up New York's electricity rates? - Jon Campbell
  • Greenfield Recorder - Vt. Yankee to pay for emergency planning until 2020 - Richie Davis
  • Aiken Standard - Environmental monitoring technology from Savannah River Site shared with DOE complex - Ashley Shull
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea claims U.S. invasion imminent, threatens nuclear strike -
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea claims U.S. invasion imminent, threatens nuclear strike
  • New York Times - Military Base Near Newburgh Is Made a Superfund Site Over Tainted Water - Jesse McKinley
  • POGO - DoD IG to Begin Proactively Releasing its Reports - Lexi Curnin
  • Fukushima Diary - Tepco decided to ask JP Gov for covering the decommissioning cost - Iori Mochizuki
  • Jiji Press - Kumamoto Quakes Raise Fears over Ikata Nuclear Plant
  • Jiji Press - Ikata N-Reactor in Western Japan Reaches Criticality
  • Japan Times - Ikata reactor in Shikoku reaches criticality
  • Japan Times - Shikoku MOX plant restarts amid outcry over fresh quake fears -
  • Japan Times - Shikoku MOX plant restarts amid outcry over fresh quake fears
  • Wall Street Journal - Is a Little Radiation So Bad? - John R. Emshwiller and Gary Fields
  • GeneralCounselNews.com - Nuclear Waste Policy: Defining the Problem, Searching for Solutions - Council of State Governments
  • Monitor Daily - Hiroshima and Nagasaki Health Talks

    Friday, August 12, 2016

  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Nuclear power plant? Or storage dump for hot radioactive waste? - Robert Alvarez
  • Albuquerque Journal - LANL plutonium project called 'a house of cards' - Mark Oswald
  • KIFI Idaho Falls - INL Interns recognized for achievement, work outside of lab - Alasyn Zimmerman
  • Idaho Mountain Express - Judge to review records in nuclear-waste lawsuit - Madelyn Beck
  • Tri-City Herald - Hanford workers take cover after burial ground incident - Wendy Culverwell
  • Aiken Standard - Energy Department updates whistleblower protections after scathing report - Thomas Gardiner
  • Hanford Sentinel - Long-Term Health Effects of Atom Bomb on Japan Not as Bad as Feared: Study - Radiation Effects Research Foundation
  • KREM Spokane-Coeur d'Alene - Hanford contractor finishes final job before contract ends - Associated Press
  • The Olympian - Hanford workers take cover after drum starts smoking - Associated Press
  • KEPR Pasco - Hanford contractor ahead of schedule in cleaning up hazardous burial ground site
  • Nashville Ledger - Tennessee's a hot job market (If you're in the right field) - Linda Bryant
  • Waco Tribune Herald - Baylor to display cross made from school damaged in Nagasaki atomic bomb - Phillip Ericksen
  • Aiken Standard - Savannah River Site advisory board talks mercury, nuclear fuel - Thomas Gardiner
  • TASS.ru - Russia's Rosatom to involve European company in stress tests at Belarusian NPP
  • KFYR Bismarck - ND Health Council reapproves radioactive waste rule, asks for new study - Max Grossfeld
  • Kitsap Sun - Navy exploring private firms for typically PSNS work - Ed Friedrich
  • Dakota Resource Council - Experts criticize proposed radioactive waste limits, Dept. of Health study
  • IAEA - Environmental Change in Post-closure Safety Assessment of Solid Radioactive Waste Repositories--IAEA TECDOC No. 1799
  • Reuters - China's growing assertiveness led Australia to block grid sale -source - Byron Kaye, Jonathan Barrett and Matt Siegel
  • Reuters - Bulgaria to revive Belene nuclear power project with private help - Tsvetelia Tsolova and Angel Krasimirov
  • Reuters - How the U.S. got caught between two nuclear neighbors - Jason Fields
  • Bloomberg - Germany's $1.8 Billion Offshore Wind Farm Draws Swiss Partners - Anna Hirtenstein
  • Bloomberg - Xenophobia Not Behind China Power Bid Rejection, Australia Says - Perry Williams
  • Bloomberg - Japan Restarts a Fifth Nuclear Reactor
  • Bloomberg - Japan Reactor Restart Signals Latest Step in Nuclear Rebirth - Stephen Stapczynski
  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - Nuclear power's time has come--Evidence that it's needed to combat climate change continues to grow - Edward H. Klevans . professor emeritus of nuclear engineering at Penn State University
  • Deutsche Welle - Japan brings Ikata nuclear plant back online
  • SF Chronicle - Nuclear fans want California Legislature to vote on Diablo Canyon - David R. Baker
  • Los Angeles Times - PG&E files plan to shut down Diablo Canyon nuclear power plant - Rob Nikolewski
  • KCBX - PG&E files Diablo closure plan with CPUC as pro-nuclear group works to derail it - Randol White
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - PG&E files Diablo Canyon closure plan with state regulators--Diablo Canyon nuclear power plant is slated to close when its final license expires in 2025. - David Sneed
  • Santa Maria Times - PG&E files plans with state regulators to close Diablo Canyon - April Charlton
  • NRDC.org - Huge Step for Zero-Carbon Replacement of Diablo Canyon - Ralph Cavanagh
  • The State - Up to 170 Westinghouse workers to temporarily lose jobs - Sammy Fretwell
  • UPI - Unconfirmed activity detected at North Korea's nuclear test site - Elizabeth Shim
  • London Times - Solar will be cheaper than nuclear power - Ben Webster, Environment Editor
  • KBS WORLD Radio - 38 North: Continued Activity Observed at N. Korea's Nuclear Site
  • OilPrice - "Emergency Situation" at Belarusian Nuclear Power Plant - Erwin Cifuentes
  • POWERmag - Construction Halted on Belarus Nuclear Plant After Workers Drop Reactor Vessel - Thomas Overton
  • BelTA - Rosatom agrees to replace Belarusian nuclear power plant reactor vessel
  • TASS - Russia's Rosatom ready to replace reactor vessel at Belarus NPP
  • Jewish Telegraphic Agency - Lawsuit claims US aid to Israel violates nuclear pact
  • Bloomberg BNA - Nuclear Safety Whistle-Blowers Could Get More DOE Protections - Rebecca Kern
  • DNA India - Nuclear - Sankar Ray
  • Platts - French August power shrugs off nuclear drop on weak gas prices - Ana-Maria Tolbaru
  • Brighton & Hove Independent - Phelim Mac Cafferty: Nuclear is a dirty expensive relic - Phélim Mac Cafferty
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Companies move forward on nuclear waste storage in Carlsbad - Associated Press
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Why Russia values a non-nuclear Iran more than higher oil prices - Simon Saradzhyan
  • Pakistan Observer - Iran nuclear deal after a year - Amanullah Khan, Strategic Vision Institute
  • Idaho Business Review - Officials select nuclear reactor site in eastern Idaho
  • Helena Independent Record - Letter: Montana needs rules regulating radioactive material - Maggie Copeland, Glendive
  • GSA Business - Workers reach milestone in nuclear project at V.C. Summer plant
  • Laconia Citizen, NH - Letter: Questioning new nuclear weapon spending - Lynn Rudmin Chong, Sanbornton
  • Forbes - Ukraine Increasingly Turning To Westinghouse Over Russia For Nuclear Power - Kenneth Rapoza
  • Ukraine Today - Amassing Russian troops along border is not a coincidence - Ukraine's UN envoy
  • Kyiv Post - Putin goes on verbal attack against Ukraine, raising fears of war escalation - Veronika Melkozerova
  • Greenpeace UK - Five reasons why Hinkley nuclear power station is not the golden goose
  • London Spectator - Whatever China says, we need to dump Hinkley Point
  • The Ecologist UK - Japan's big 'nuclear restart' overtaken by conservation and renewables - Jim Green
  • The Guardian - Espionage arrest of nuclear engineer fuels US suspicions of Chinese tactics - Rob Davies
  • Las Cruces Sun-News - Companies move forward on nuclear waste storage in Carlsbad
  • Platts - Dominion's Millstone-2 nuclear unit shuts due to water pump problem - Steven Dolley, Jim Ostroff
  • CleanTechnica - Why Bill Gates Is Hugely Misinformed About Renewables & Loves Impractical Nuclear - Zachary Shahan
  • Syracuse Post Standard - Inside the hardball tactics to save FitzPatrick: NY threatened to seize the nuke plant - Mark Weiner
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Guest column: Building an SMR in eastern Idaho - Jackie Flowers, general manager of Idaho Falls Power and also board chairwoman of Utah Associated Municipal Power Systems
  • Utility Dive - Exelon to fund $25B in utility investments with revenue from generation subsidiary - Robert Walton
  • West Lebanon Valley News - Dartmouth Cleanup Plan Gets N.H. OK - Rob Wolfe
  • The Tennessean - Stories on Y-12 break-in by nun led to book on nukes - Michael Collins
  • PennEnergy - US energy chief makes bold claim for storage technology - Diarmaid Williams
  • Cape Cod Broadcasting - NRC 2nd Quarter Inspection Report Finds New Safety Concern at Pilgrim
  • GAO - Nuclear Supply Chain: DOE Should Assess Circumstances for Using Enhanced Procurement Authority to Manage Risk GAO-16-710
  • NRC - NRC Sends Confirmatory Action Letter to Westinghouse Nuclear Fuel Facility Outlining Corrective Actions
  • IAEA - Supporting the SDGs: IAEA Participates in UN High-Level Development Forum - Xolisa Mabhongo, Representative of the IAEA Director General to the United Nations
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Renewable energy plans: Who's in control? Eskom or govt? - Liz McDaid
  • Tehran Times - Nahavandian sees JCPOA as an international document, beyond a mere commitment
  • Tehran Times - Matthew Bunn: U.S. will be isolated if it violates JCPOA - Javad Heirannia
  • Tehran Times - JCPOA was aimed at creating economic opportunity: Rouhani
  • Xinhua News - Russia delivers half of S-300 missile systems to Iran: Deputy PM
  • Energy Department - Proposed Rules: Procedural Rules for DOE Nuclear Activities, Pages 53337 - 53342 [FR DOC #: 2016-19103]
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notices: Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc., Page 53482 [FR DOC #: 2016-19247]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Guidance: License Amendment Requests for Changes to Emergency Response Organization Staffing and Augmentation PDF Page 53508 (1 page) [FR DOC #: 2016-19212]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Guidance: Termination of Operating Licenses for Nuclear Reactors; Withdrawal PDF Pages 53507 - 53508 (2 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-19195]
  • Kyodo News - Utility restarts reactor in west Japan under post-Fukushima rules
  • Asahi Shimbun - Ikata nuclear plant restarts amid concerns of local residents
  • Asahi Shimbun - Former child prostitutes cry out in pain at Tokyo exhibition - Maki Okubo
  • Japan Times - Shikoku MOX plant restarts amid outcry over fresh quake fears - Eric Johnston
  • Japan Times - Obama's Hiroshima visit has student advocates hoping for more
  • Japan Times - As Japan marks atomic bombings, Abe condemned for inaction - Satoshi Iizuka
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Ikata No. 3 reactor in Shikoku back online after 5-year hiatus
  • Mainichi Daily News - Shikoku Electric restarts reactor under post-Fukushima regulations
  • Mainichi Daily News - Japan urges H.K. to lift ban on food from areas near Fukushima plant
  • Jiji Press - Questions Linger over Evacuation Plan for Ikata N-Plant
  • Jiji Press - Ikata No. 3 Reactor Back Online
  • FoE Adelaide - Exposure: Nuclear waste expo and exhibition comes to Port Augusta September 2-4 - Robyn Wood
  • Pahrump Valley Times - State nuclear official outlines possible Yucca scenarios - Daria Sokolova

    Thursday, August 11, 2016

  • Morning Consult - ClearPath Hires Former NRC Commissioner as Legal Adviser - Jack Fitzpatrick
  • Idaho Statesman - New INL cleanup contractor promises safety and progress - Fred Hughes
  • Los Alamos Monitor - Activists stage annual protest - Arin McKenna
  • Tri-City Herald - Hanford contractor bows out by beating DOE expectations on waste-filled buried pipes - Annette Cary
  • Augusta Chronicle - Leadership change ahead for SRS's largest contractor - Damon Cline
  • World Nuclear News - Preferred site chosen for NuScale SMR
  • World Nuclear News - Digging repository deeper may not make it safer, says Nagra
  • St. George Daily Spectrum - Don't forget horrors of atomic weapons - Jamie Stewart
  • Niagara Falls Reporter - Radioactive Spoils Pile on North St has been removed! - Lou Ricciuti and Frank Parlato
  • Reuters - Swiss reject man's $1 million damages claim in nuclear bomb secrets case - John Miller
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-S.Korea cuts residential power prices to cool complaints - Jane Chung
  • Reuters - Bouygues, Vallourec deny conflict of interest in Hinkley Point vote - Geert De Clercq
  • Bloomberg - Radiation Can Kill, but Not as Easily You Think - Eric Roston
  • Bloomberg - Exelon Sees More Profit, Growth From Utilities Than From Plants - Jim Polson
  • Bloomberg - China's $15 Billion Energy Ambitions Crushed Within Two Weeks
  • Bloomberg - RWE's Quarterly Loss Narrows on Generation, Cost Cuts - Tino Andresen, Weixin Zha
  • Bloomberg - Exelon's Most Infamous Nuclear Power Plant Is Stuck in Limbo - Jim Polson
  • AP - China city suspends search for nuclear fuel facility - Christopher Bodeen
  • The Hill blog - Let nuclear power play a role in reducing greenhouse gas emissions - Mark J. Perry, professor of economics at the Flint campus of The University of Michigan and a scholar at The American Enterprise Institute
  • Forbes - Exelon Buys Fitzpatrick Nuclear Plant, Setting The Standard for U.S. Carbon Goals - James Conca
  • Greater Patchogue - Suffolk Closeup: Get ready to start bailing out NY's aging nuclear plants - Karl Grossman
  • CNYcentral - Not everyone is smiling about saving upstate nuclear facilities - Justin Page
  • Washington Post - New York state just rescued a nuclear plant from oblivion. Why that's a very big deal - Steven Mufson
  • Syracuse Post Standard - FitzPatrick nuclear plant lost 10 percent of workers before state bailout - Mark Weiner
  • The Guardian - Solar and wind 'cheaper than new nuclear' by the time Hinkley is built - Adam Vaughan
  • Los Angeles Times - OpEd: Let's get our nuclear weapons out of Turkey - Steve Andreasen
  • The Hindu - South Australia eyes nuclear waste storage projects
  • Idaho State Journal - Court orders feds to turn over Idaho nuclear waste documents - Keith Ridler
  • Salt Lake Tribune - Environmental groups drop legal fight over water transfers for Utah nuclear project - Brian Maffly
  • Deseret News - Groups drop legal challenge over Utah nuclear plant project, insist it is floundering - Amy Joi O'Donoghue
  • ExecutiveGov - GAO Urges NNSA to Specify Los Alamos Plutonium Analysis Project Parameters - Jay Clemens
  • London Times - Bill to clean up nuclear reactors rises by £1.6bn - Marcus Leroux
  • Courthouse News Service - Colorado: Radioactive Waste
  • BelTA - Belarusian Energy Ministry notifies Russian side of decision to replace nuclear reactor vessel
  • BelTA - Belarus decides to replace reactor pressure vessel
  • WCAI Cape and Islands NPR - Cape Residents Left Off Pilgrim Nuclear Plant Advisory Panel - Kathryn Eident
  • Southern Maryland News - Calvert Cliffs nuclear plant cited for low-level violations - Tamara Ward
  • Reuters - TABLE-Belgian nuclear power reactor outages
  • Electric Light & Power - New York ISO doesn't need Ginna nuclear plant beyond March 2017 - Barry Cassell
  • Korea Herald - 'Korean nuclear power plants safe from earthquakes' - Lee Hyun-jeong
  • Asahi Shimbun - TEPCO must pay family of woman who vanished in Fukushima crisis
  • BBC - Australia risks Chinese anger over power grid sale - Karishma Vaswani
  • Reuters - UPDATE 3-Australia blocks electricity sale to Chinese bidders, cites security - Jonathan Barrett and Byron Kaye
  • NRC blog - Throwback Thursday – A TMI Presidential Briefing
  • IAEA - Speech in New Zealand on Nuclear Technology's Role in Sustainable Development - IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano
  • IAEA - IAEA Impact: How Nuclear Science Helps Botswana Control Animal Diseases, Ensure Food Safety and Maintain its Beef Exports - Miklos Gaspar, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - Young Professionals in Nuclear Field Connect with the IAEA at International Congress in China - Lenka Kollar, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • The Guardian - Hinkley Point: Mandelson urges government to support China-backed project - Damien Gayle
  • The Guardian - Nuclear espionage charge for China firm with one-third stake in UK's Hinkley Point - Maria L La Ganga
  • The Guardian - Trade with China is a good thing. But Hinkley Point is a dud - Simon Jenkins
  • The Guardian - Who is the US engineer accused of nuclear espionage? - Rob Davies
  • The Guardian - May urged to pull plug immediately on Hinkley C over spying allegations - Terry Macalister
  • GreenWorld - New York Just Proved Why Bailing Out Nuclear Power Is a Bad Idea
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Westinghouse weighs in on Eskom letter leak - Aug 11 2016 10:21 Aimee Clarke
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Rules: Operating Philosophy for Maintaining Occupational and Public Radiation Exposures as Low as is Reasonably Achievable, Pages 52974 - 52975 [FR DOC #: 2016-18767]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Confirmatory Orders: AREVA, Inc. PDF Pages 53169 - 53173 (5 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-19105]
  • NHK World - Ikata reactor set for cautious restart
  • Mainichi Daily News - TEPCO ordered to pay 22 mil yen over dementia patient missing in Fukushima crisis
  • Waco Tribune Herald - Baylor to display cross made from school damaged in Nagasaki atomic bomb - Phillip Ericksen
  • Aiken Standard - Savannah River Site advisory board talks mercury, nuclear fuel - Thomas Gardiner
  • TASS.ru - Russia's Rosatom to involve European company in stress tests at Belarusian NPP
  • KFYR Bismarck - ND Health Council reapproves radioactive waste rule, asks for new study - Max Grossfeld
  • Kitsap Sun - Navy exploring private firms for typically PSNS work - Ed Friedrich
  • Dakota Resource Council - Experts criticize proposed radioactive waste limits, Dept. of Health study
  • IAEA - Environmental Change in Post-closure Safety Assessment of Solid Radioactive Waste Repositories--IAEA TECDOC No. 1799

    Wednesday, August 10, 2016

  • Santa Fe New Mexican - LANL's nuclear bomb trigger production questioned - Rebecca Moss
  • Jackson Hole Daily - Court orders feds to turn over Idaho nuclear waste documents
  • KCPQ/Q13 FOX Seattle - State fines feds, contractor for mishandling Hanford waste - Associated Press
  • Tri-City Herald - State fines DOE $50,000 for mishandling waste at Hanford plant - Annette Cary
  • KEPR Pasco - U.S. DOE, contractor fined $50k for mishandling waste at Hanford - Sarah Worthington
  • Tri-City Herald - Energy secretary Moniz to visit Tri-Cities
  • CBS Denver - Rocky Flats Lawsuit Settlement May Award $12,000 To Neighbors - Suzanne McCarroll
  • Bloomberg - EON Posts Loss After Writing Off Billions on Plants, Storage - Tino Andresen
  • Bloomberg - Eskom Probes Nuclear Information Leak Related to Contract Award - Paul Burkhardt
  • Reuters - S. Africa's Eskom suspends two managers over leak of nuclear documents - Nqobile Dludla
  • Reuters - China halts work on $15 billion nuclear waste project after protests - SHANGHAI | By David Stanway
  • AP - China city suspends search for nuclear fuel facility - Christopher Bodeen
  • Bloomberg - Mandelson Urges U.K. Nuclear Deal With 'Prize' Partner China - Alex Morales, Rachel Morison
  • Globe and Mail - The dreams of nuclear power fading with Hinkley Point - Carl Mortished
  • London Evening Standard - Peter Mandelson: Sign nuclear deal within weeks - NIcholas Cecil
  • Deutsche Welle - Chinese town suspends nuclear waste project - Business Green
  • The Guardian - Hinkley Point: Mandelson urges government to support China-backed project - Damien Gayle
  • BusinessGreen - The confusing plot of the Hinkley C soap opera - Dr Alan Whitehead, MP
  • WRVO Public Media Oswego - Nuclear part of New York's energy future - Karen DeWitt
  • Nature - A safe place for nuclear energy?
  • Clinton Daily Journal - Illinois mayors, community leaders cite New York energy model in supporting Illinois' nuclear power: Urge legislation immediately
  • New York NOW - Nuclear part of state's energy future - Karen DeWitt
  • Deccan Chronicle - Plan to build series of powerful nuclear plants: Modi at Kudankulam
  • Albany Times Union - State touts impending acquisition of FitzPatrick nuclear plant - Matthew Hamilton
  • World Nuclear News - Russia to build 11 new nuclear reactors by 2030
  • World Nuclear News - Reprocessing plant siting work halted in Lianyungang
  • World Nuclear News - India and Russia celebrate commissioning of Kudankulam 1
  • World Nuclear News - Horizon funds training facilities for Wylfa Newydd apprentices
  • Deccan Chronicle - Plan to build series of powerful nuclear plants: Modi at Kudankulam event - PTI
  • Buffalo Business First - Oswego County nuclear power plant to be sold for $110M
  • Syracuse Post Standard - Watchdogs: Why transfer $700 million of public money in FitzPatrick nuclear deal? - Mark Weiner
  • Syracuse Post Standard - Community leaders react to FitzPatrick nuclear plant deal: 'Great day for Oswego' - Sarah Moses
  • Platts - Exelon reaches deal to buy FitzPatrick nuclear plant from Entergy for $110 mil - Jim Ostroff
  • CNYcentral - Watchdogs criticize transfer of public funds in FitzPatrick deal - Tyler Head
  • Oswego County Today - What They're Saying About FitzPatrick Agreement - Steve Yablonski
  • Quad City Times - Illinois leaders promote NY energy program as model - Jennifer DeWitt
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Speakers highlight nuclear energy struggles - Luke Ramseth
  • Bellona - When haste makes risky waste: Public involvement in radioactive and nuclear waste management in Sweden and Finland - Andrei Ozharovsky, translated by Maria Kaminskaya
  • Sputnik News - Japan Advocates Disarmament Yet Unwilling to Abandon US 'Nuclear Umbrella'
  • Charleston Post Courier - Heavy lifting: South Carolina nuclear plant marks construction milestone - John McDermott
  • Japan Times - Ikata nuclear reactor to restart on Friday morning
  • Deutsche Welle - China warns UK ties at 'crucial juncture' over Hinkley Point nuclear plant
  • Globe and Mail - CNSC review dismissing nuclear-safety concerns called a 'sham' - Gloria Galloway
  • Beaver County Times - State prepares for nuclear emergencies annually with pill distribution - Stacey Federoff
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - The nuclear mission must stay manned - Alexander Velez-Green
  • Grand Forks Herald - Letter: North Dakota waste management meeting needs public input - Linda Weiss, Belfield, ND
  • KXMB CBS12 Bismarck/Dickinson - Protesters Continue to Fight Against Radioactive Waste Rules - Mike Chaussee
  • Bismarck Tribune - In heated do-over meeting, N.D. Health Council ratifies rules for radioactive oilfield waste - Lauren Donovan
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Preferred site selected for nuclear reactor - Luke Ramseth
  • Bismarck Tribune - State Health Council ratifies radioactive waste rules - James MacPherson
  • NJ.com - After 4 recent shutdowns, N.J. nuclear plant back in service - Bill Gallo Jr.
  • Idaho Statesman - Officials select nuclear reactor site in eastern Idaho - Associated Press
  • SA Independent - Nuclear sites: Eskom's requests gazetted - Louise Flanagan
  • Tampa Bay Times - Duke Energy's $51.7 million charge to Florida customers for nuke costs is 'reasonable,' regulators say - Jerome R. Stockfisch
  • Sputnik News - Russian Gov't Approves Plans to Build 11 New Nuclear Power Units by 2030
  • Grand Junction Sentinel - Nuclear fear factor
  • Counter Currents - Mordechai Vanunu: Israel's Nuclear Whistle Blower and Hostage - Eileen Fleming
  • Aiken Standard - Savannah River Site advisory board talks mercury, nuclear fuel - Thomas Gardiner
  • BelTA - Belarusian nuclear power plant in for stress testing in September
  • BelTA - Rosatom to involve European company in Belarusian nuclear power plant stress testing
  • NW Evening Mail - The story of the accident-prone nuclear submarine built in Barrow
  • Pickens Sentinel - Oconee Nuclear Station sirens to be tested
  • Hoodline San Francisco - Upcoming Event: Can We Destroy Nukes Before They Destroy Us? Helen Caldicott - Dr. Helen Caldicott, M.D.,
  • South China Morning Post - Accidents will happen, but covering them up is unacceptable
  • London Times - E.ON hit by Merkel's nuclear power shutdown - David Charter, Berlin
  • Financial Post - Ontario electricity has never been cheaper, but bills have never been higher - Ross McKitrick
  • Jefferson Public Radio, Southern Oregon University (SOU) - Wed 8 AM | Caring For The Atomic Veterans - Geoffrey Riley & Emily Cureton
  • eNews Channel Africa - Eskom suspends senior managers - Africa News Agency
  • Cape Cod Times - Letter: Pilgrim's decommissioning funded by a trust - Richard JanuarY, Mesa, Arizona, The writer is a former Entergy engineer
  • SA Business Day - Koeberg safety officer suspended for returning crashed drone to owner
  • North Augusta Star - Editorial: Solutions needed in MOX funding debate - North Augusta Star
  • DigitalJournal - New Bikini Atoll A-Bomb test films released by National Security - Karen Graham
  • HNN Huntingtonnews - Stripping Nickel from Diffusion Plant Materials at Huntington Led to Government Losses in 1961
  • DOE - Energy Department Announces $30 Million Expansion of U.S.–India Partnership to Advance Clean Energy Research
  • GAO - DOE Project Management: NNSA Needs to Clarify Requirements for Its Plutonium Analysis Project at Los Alamos GAO-16-585
  • NAS - Project Update: Review of Governance Reform in the National Nuclear Security Administration
  • IAEA - Intercontinental Nuclear Institute Prepares Next Generation of Industry Professionals - Alessia Rodriguez y Baena, IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation; Ness Kilic, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea rejects calls for reopening shuttered joint industrial park
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Police investigating Koeberg drone crash - Eskom
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Areva nuclear info leak could hurt Eskom's court battle - Paul Burkhardt
  • NHK World - Ikata nuclear reactor to be restarted this week
  • Mainichi Daily News - Book on Nagasaki A-bomb survivors marks 60th anniversary
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Exemptions: Wolf Creek Generating Station; Use of Optimized ZIRLO Fuel Rod Cladding Material PDF Pages 52910 - 52912 (3 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-18979]
  • Energy Collective - Flossing and Fissioning: The Importance of Evidence - Robert Hargraves
  • National Nuclear Workers for Justice - Public Comment to CDC:NIOSH from National Nuclear Workers for Justice
  • The Hindu - The story of Kudankulam: From 1988 to 2016 - Vidya Venkat

    Tuesday, August 09, 2016

  • DOE:IG - Summary Report: DOE/OIG-16-14 Department of Energy's Implementation of Selected Controls as Defined in the Cybersecurity Act of 2015
  • East Idaho News - Search dogs aid in the hunt for pioneer remains on INL site - Paul Menser
  • Denver Post - Payouts to property owners in long-running Rocky Flats suit should start in 2017 - John Aguilar
  • Charlotte Observer - Is the Energy Department doing enough to protect nuclear whistleblowers? - Lindsay Wise
  • World Nuclear News - DOE legal obligation on Yucca Mountain
  • World Nuclear News - Exelon to buy Fitzpatrick nuclear plant
  • World Nuclear News - Hinkley legal bid fails as China urges government decision
  • WyoFile - Lawmakers eye nuke plant, waste - Dustin Bleizeffer
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR WASTE: Rocky Flats refuge opens its gates, but will people come? - Phil Taylor
  • Consortium News - Christianity and the Nagasaki Bomb - Gary G. Kohls
  • AP - Chinese ambassador warns relations with UK at crossroads
  • AP - Residents of Chinese city protest possible nuclear plans - Yu Bing in Beijing and Fu Ting in Shanghai
  • Bloomberg - Customers Could Pay $2.5 Billion for Nuclear Plants That Never Get Built - Mark Chediak
  • Bloomberg - CEZ Drops After Profit Slumps 51% on Nuclear Outages - Krystof Chamonikolas
  • Bloomberg - China Warns U.K. That Relations Hang on Hinkley Point - Anna Hirtenstein
  • Bloomberg - Exelon to Buy Entergy's N.Y. Reactor With Subsidy Support - Jim Polson
  • Bloomberg - Exelon to Take Over Entergy's James A. FitzPatrick Nuclear Plant - Stephen Cunningham
  • Bloomberg - Exelon to Take Over Entergy's James A. FitzPatrick Nuclear Plant - Stephen Cunningham
  • Bloomberg - India Expects First Uranium Shipment From Australia by March - Rajesh Kumar Singh
  • Reuters - EUROPE POWER-Forecasts for more solar and wind supply curb spot - Vera Eckert
  • Reuters - BRIEF-Exelon to assume ownership and operation of Entergy's James Fitzpatrick nuclear power plant
  • Reuters - China to UK: 'golden' ties at crucial juncture over nuclear delay - Guy Faulconbridge and Kylie MacLellan
  • Reuters - Britain defends decision to review $24 billion nuclear plant - Kylie MacLellan
  • Reuters - French ruling Socialist party says Hinkley Point doubts must be cleared up - Geert De Clercq
  • Financial Times - China warns UK over £18bn nuclear power deal - James Kynge and Henry Mance
  • Albany Times Union blog - Cuomo touts FitzPatrick nuclear plant sale - Matthew Hamilton
  • Poughkeepsie Journal - CNY nuclear plant sold for $110M - Jon Campbell
  • The Guardian - Belarus under fire for 'dangerous errors' at nuclear plant - Tony Wesolowsky
  • Gizmodo - The First Nuclear Power Plant in Belarus Is a Dangerous Fiasco - George Dvorsky
  • Wall Street Journal - China Cracks Down on Nuclear-Project Protests - Brian Spegele
  • WRVO Public Media Oswego - How much will New York's new nuclear subsidies cost? - Payne Horning
  • Union of Concerned Scientists blog - NY-MA Doubleheader on Clean Energy is a Game Changer - Ken Kimmell, president
  • Syracuse New Times - New York Needs Firm Stance on Nuclear Power - Luke Parsnow
  • Syracuse Post Standard - Gov. Cuomo says Fitzpatrick nuclear plant saved: Whole state should be smiling - Sarah Moses
  • Syracuse Post Standard - Workers, others rally at FitzPatrick nuclear plant about sale (watch, follow) - Sarah Moses
  • Syracuse Post Standard - Exelon agrees to buy FitzPatrick nuclear plant in Oswego County - Samantha House
  • UPI - Mexico recovers stolen radioactive material after container left on city bench - Andrew V. Pestano Follow @AVPLive9
  • Eyewitness News Johannesburg - Eskom's nuclear energy plan remains on the cards - Gia Nicolaides
  • WWLP-22News Chicopee, MA - Renewable energy law sets Massachusetts on path away from coal, nuclear power - Colin A. Young and Katie Lannan
  • Albany Times Union blog - Greatest threat of nuclear catastrophe since the "cold war." Growing greater every year! - Mickie Lynn
  • CBS Dallas / Fort Worth - Hospital On Life Support… As Nuclear Plant Fights Tax Bill
  • MercoPress - Head of Brazil's nuclear energy development sentenced 43 years in jail for corruption
  • The State - Once secret documents helping lawyers argue for sick nuclear workers at South Carolina complex - Sammy Fretwell
  • Sputnik News - Russian Experts to Discuss Military Nuclear Facilities' Security Improvements
  • Sputnik News - Construction of Russian 5th-Generation Nuclear Sub to Start After 2020
  • All Things Nuclear - DIBs on Nuclear Power Plant Safety - Dave Lochbaum, director, Nuclear Safety Project
  • Business Standard India - Modi, Putin to dedicate Kudankulam Nuclear Plant Unit-I tomorrow - T E Narasimhan | Chennai
  • Arab Daily News - Mordechai Vanunu Israel's Nuclear Hostage and MSM Failures - Eileen Fleming
  • London Times - More companies could sue over bungled nuclear clean-up tender - Marcus Leroux
  • WorkCompCentral - Nuclear Lab Workers Fast-Tracked for Workers' Comp Under Special Exposure Cohort
  • The Guardian - China-UK investment: key questions following Hinkley Point C delay - Rob Davies
  • Economic Times - Australia keen to supply uranium to India
  • KFGO Fargo-Moorhead, ND - Health Council to revisit radioactive waste rules
  • Augusta Chronicle - Contract extended for SRS manager
  • ABC.au - Liz Tynan on the secret history of Maralinga - Dr Liz Tynan
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Longtime TVA photographer Bob Kollar dies at 79 - Morgan Simmons
  • Daily Caller - Costly Wind Turbines Are Damaging Texas Power Grid, MIT Study Finds - Andrew Follett
  • Beyond Nuclear - Coalition of environmental groups weigh in on DOE's "Consent-Based Siting" for radioactive waste dumps
  • NAS - Project Update: Review of Governance Reform in the National Nuclear Security Administration
  • NRC blog - Ten Things You May Not Know – About Nuclear Power and the NRC - Stephanie West, Public Affairs Specialist
  • IAEA - John Gee Memorial Lecture on Atoms for Peace in the 21st Century - IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano
  • The Guardian - Government says links with China are vital after Hinkley Point warning - Heather Stewart and Ben Quinn
  • BBC - Wylfa Newydd nuclear firm funds Anglesey engineering centre
  • Xinhua News - Spotlight: Nagasaki marks 71st anniv. of A-bombing amid calls for reflecting on Japan's aggression history
  • Fin24 CapeTown - US consumers could pay R34bn for nukes that never get built - Mark Chediak
  • Bellona - Truck industry slowly embracing electrification - Bellona Europa
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: License Amendments: Tennessee Valley Authority; Watts Bar Nuclear Plant, Unit 1; Maximum Number of Tritium Producing Burnable Absorber Rods PDF Pages 52716 - 52717 (2 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-18841]
  • Encinitas Seaside Courier - OpEd: Two failings of our government - Thomas K. Arnold
  • NHK World - Abe vows to work toward nuclear weapons-free world
  • Asahi Shimbun - Nagasaki mayor tells world: Visit to see how nukes affect humans - Shohei Okada
  • Asahi Shimbun - New Photos Cast Doubt on China's Vow Not to Militarize Disputed Islands - David E. Sanger and Rick Gladstone
  • Japan Times - Nagasaki mayor urges world to use collective wisdom to abolish nuclear arms
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Images suggest China has air force hangars in S. China Sea
  • Mainichi Daily News - Hiroshima, Nagasaki A-bomb survivor passes down her story to preserve peace
  • Mainichi Daily News - Nagasaki mayor stresses cruelty of nuclear weapons on anniversary of bombing
  • Jiji Press - Nagasaki Mayor Urges Heads of Nuke Powers to Come to A-Bombed Cities
  • Aiken Standard - Editorial: Solutions needed in MOX funding debate

    Monday, August 08, 2016

  • The Hill blog - Harry Reid's final fight - Jordain Carney
  • Virginian-Pilot - New business in Moyock makes massive concrete storage cases for nuclear waste - Jeff Hampton
  • Scroll.in - Radiation from uranium mines in Jharkhand village is crippling its children - Amita Bhaduri
  • Corvallis Gazette Times - The forgotten man: Roy Backer's case helped Wah Chang workers, but his claim was denied - Bennett Hall
  • Tri-City Herald - DOE says it is strengthening whistleblower protection at Hanford, other sites - Annette Cary
  • KLCC FM Public Radio - Eugene Residents Ride Bikes To Protest Nukes - Kyra Buckley
  • Construction Equipment Guide - Feds Schedule Cleanup From Manhattan Project
  • Bloomberg - Bulgaria May Restore Russian Gas Pipeline, Nuclear Plant - Slav Okov
  • Reuters - Iran denies U.S. cash payment was related to nuclear deal - China Daily
  • South China Morning Post - Residents come out in force to protest against Sino-French nuclear project - Laura Zhou
  • China Daily - Nuclear giant reassures public - Lyu Chang
  • New York Times - Editorial: A Nuclear Legacy Within Reach
  • Utility Dive - Nuclear plants safe, New York ISO CEO Brad Jones readies for a low-carbon grid - Gavin Bade
  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - Westinghouse advances in Ukraine's nuclear fuel market - Anya Litvak
  • Phys.org - New understanding of plasma arc damage in nuclear reactors - National Research Nuclear University search and more info
  • The Economist blog - The problem with Britain's (planned) nuclear-power station
  • Globe and Mail - Chalk River's nuclear research centre is switching gears - Shawn McCarthy
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - What would Reagan do? Republicans and the Iran nuclear deal. - Lawrence J. Korb
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Six weeks after Nagasaki - John Mecklin
  • Syracuse Post Standard - Letter: Instead of a nuclear subsidy, embrace a revenue-neutral carbon tax - John Allen, Syracuse
  • Asahi Shimbun - EDITORIAL: Extending life of Mihama nuclear reactor raises doubts on safety
  • Trend News Agency - Iran not concerned over Leaks of confidential nuclear information - Fatih Karimov
  • Tehran Times - Nuclear know-how will reach milestone with modified Fordow: Baeidinejad
  • ESI Africa - Eskom remains confident with its nuclear aspirations
  • Daily Pioneer - OpEd: Unclear quest for nuclear power - Kumar Chellappan
  • Port Lincoln Times - Locals' nuclear views mixed - Billie Harrison
  • Dong-A Ilbo - China, N. Korea prompt Japanese minister's remarks on nuclear armament
  • The Hankyoreh - OpEd: For N. Korean denuclearization, China must play a tougher diplomatic game - Song Min-soon, former Minister of Foreign Affairs
  • INFORUM Fargo, ND - Letter: Don't store radioactive waste near farms, homes - Linda Weiss, Belfield, N.D.
  • World Nuclear News - Duke receives final safety evaluation for William States Lee nuclear plant
  • World Nuclear News - IAEA chief witnesses progress of Australian medicine plant
  • Oswego County Today - OpEd: New Clean Energy Standard Protects Upstate Jobs, Protects Environment - Assemblyman Will Barclay
  • Reuters blog - Cheap wind energy can deal final blow to Hinkley - Olaf Storbeck
  • IAEA - Capacity Building Key to Cancer Control in South East Asia, Says Director General Yukiya Amano in Thailand - Andrew Green, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • The Guardian - For a secure energy future, there are far better investments than Hinkley - John Sauven
  • Xinhua News - Commentary: Japan must reflect on more than just the tragic atomic bombings of Hiroshima, Nagasaki - Zhu Feng
  • Xinhua News - Hiroshima commemorates 71st anniv. of bombing
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Eskom's renewable argument fatally flawed - Iqeraam Petersen and Paul Semple
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Will Eskom avoid the utility death spiral? - Graham Schwikkard and Aaron Burton, Datta Burton & Associates
  • Bellona - Russian official accused of taking bribes from notoriously polluting plant - Anna Kireeva
  • Press TV - Iran nuclear data leak giving US headache: Top Iran nuclear official
  • New York Times - Thousands in Eastern Chinese City Protest Nuclear Waste Project - Chris Buckley
  • DOE - What "Stranger Things" Didn't Get Quite-So-Right About the Energy Department - Paul Lester, Digital Content Specialist, Office of Public Affairs
  • NRC - NRC Names David Nelson as Chief Information Officer
  • NHK World - Nagasaki marks 71st anniversary of A-bomb attack
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: License Application; Amendments: Export Radioactive Waste, Pages 52483 - 52484 [FR DOC #: 2016-18752]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: License Application; Amendments: Omaha Public Power District; Fort Calhoun Station, Unit No. 1, Page 52483 [FR DOC #: 2016-18744]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: License Application; Renewals: Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Pages 52478 - 52482 [FR DOC #: 2016-18628]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings; Sunshine Act, Page 52478 [FR DOC #: 2016-18831]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Nuclear Waste Importation Licenses, Pages 52484 - 52485 [FR DOC #: 2016-18749]

    Sunday, August 07, 2016

  • Nevada Appeal - Congressman Mark Amodei says he's still with Trump - Geoff Dornan
  • Tri-City Herald - Time needed for ravaged Hanford monument ecosystem to recover from third fire - Annette Cary
  • Twin Falls Times-News - Compensation finally comes for former INL workers - Luke Ramseth
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Compensation finally comes for former INL workers - Luke Ramseth
  • Albuquerque Journal - Editorial: Nuke triggers make sense
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Guest column: Tomorrow's power depends on today's innovation -
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Guest column: Tomorrow's power depends on today's innovation
  • AP - Iran says it executed nuclear scientist in US spy mystery - Nasser Karimi And Jon Gambrell
  • Bloomberg - Iran Hangs Nuclear Scientist for Giving U.S. Secret Information - Ladane Nasseri
  • Reuters - Iran executes nuclear scientist for spying for U.S.
  • Reuters - EDF to take legal action over union's claims about Hinkley Point - Gus Trompiz
  • Reuters - UK considers plan to pay households affected by fracking -
  • Reuters - UK considers plan to pay households affected by fracking
  • BBC - Iranian nuclear scientist Shahram Amiri executed for treason
  • Financial Times - China protest against nuclear waste plant - Lucy Hornby and Luna Lin in Beijing
  • South China Morning Post - Technician shortage in China 'threatens nuclear plant safety' - Stephen Chen
  • The Guardian - Nuclear safety fears grow as France snubs UK watchdog - Jamie Doward
  • UAE National - Overpriced nuclear mega-projects like Hinkley Point are not the way forward - Robin Mills
  • The Guardian - Chinese firm with military ties invited to bid for role in UK's nuclear future - Adam Vaughan
  • Daily Mail This is Money - George Osborne's father-in-law says cut £25bn nuclear power plan in half and build only one reactor at Hinkley Point - Neil Craven
  • London Times - China's nuclear bomb maker to take Hinkley stake - Jonathan Leake, Science Editor
  • Huffington Post - Iran Confirms Secret Nuclear Agreement: Big Pay Off To Iran - Dr. Majid Rafizadeh
  • IOL - Eskom defends SA's nuclear aspirations - ANA Reporter
  • RT - Pyongyang accuses US of plotting preemptive nuclear strikes, calls bluff
  • Newnan Times-Herald - OpEd: Keep the nuclear option open
  • The Hindu - Silent protest against n-power hub plan
  • The Guardian - Letters: Look to the sea to provide the energy the country needs
  • Virginian-Pilot - New facility in Moyock makes massive spent nuclear fuel storage casks - Jeff Hampton
  • NHK World - US group gives A-bomb survivors letter of apology
  • NHK World - Japanese researchers to study Chernobyl disaster
  • Asahi Shimbun - Widower vows to carry on late wife's message of A-bomb horrors - Gen Okamoto
  • Mainichi Daily News - Hiroshima Carp hold annual night game to recall A-bomb, call for peace
  • Mainichi Daily News - Photo Journal: Hiroshima color

    Saturday, August 06, 2016

  • Native American Circle News - Prairie Island Makes Evacuation Plans - Lee Egerstrom,
  • The NarcoSphere - Native American youths run across U.S. to defend sacred water - Brenda Norrell
  • Heritage Foundation Daily Signal - Finally, EPA May Be Held Accountable for Potential Wrongdoing at the Gold Mine King Spill - John-Michael Seibler
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - WIPP official details changes to waste program - Maddy Hayden
  • LA Monitor - Former LANL scientist: WIPP leak caused by expanding gasses - Tris DeRoma
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - GAO: DOE fails in cost, schedule best practices -
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - GAO: DOE fails in cost, schedule best practices
  • Reuters - Japan remembers Hiroshima, urges world to follow Obama and visit - Kiyoshi Takenaka
  • Reuters - EDF to take legal action over union's claims about Hinkley Point - Gus Trompiz
  • NEI - Clean Energy Standard a Breakthrough for New York's Environment, Economy
  • Consortium News - How US Spies Secured the Hiroshima Uranium - Joe Lauria
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Hiroshima appeals for abolition of nuclear weapons
  • OilPrice - Why The UK Postponed This Nuclear Megaproject - Leonard Hyman & William Tilles
  • Forbes - Does Hinkley Fiasco Nuke Future Chinese Investment Power Plays? - Roger Aitken
  • BelTA - IAEA mission to assess regulatory infrastructure in Belarus on 2-14 October
  • EuroBelarus - Lithuanian Foreign Minister: Belarus won't be able to sell electric power from the dangerous NPP
  • iNews London - Hinkley Point: A tale of three nations - Tom Bawden
  • Durango Herald - Navajo researcher leads search for answers about contamination - Mary Shinn
  • Newcastle Chronicle - The Hinkley saga exemplifies the failings of decades of British industrial policy
  • Sputnik News - Powerful 'Post-Fukushima' Unit of Russia's Novovoronezh NPP Begins Supplies
  • Japan Times - Japan's new environment minister pledges to build trust, contaminated waste storage facility in Fukushima - Kazuaki Nagata
  • Asahi Shimbun - Home at last, but little joy as evacuee picks up pieces of her life - Masakazu Honda
  • Australian Greens - GREENS LAUNCH VIDEO TO STOP NUCLEAR WASTE STORAGE
  • KING5 Seattle - Hanford worker: Getting sick on the job caused 'financial ruin' - Susannah Frame
  • WCLU Munfordville KY - LOW-LEVEL RADIOACTIVE WASTE THAT WAS DUMPED IN A KY LANDFILL IS BEING DISCUSSED HERE
  • Asahi Shimbun - Hiroshima marks 71st anniversary of its destruction in A-bombing - Japan Times
  • Asahi Shimbun - VOX POPULI: There is no limit to grief, anger over A-bombing of Hiroshima
  • Asahi Shimbun - EDITORIAL: If Abe is serious, he should listen in earnest to anti-nuke calls
  • JAIF - For the First Time since Fukushima Accident, No Marine Products Show Radioactive Concentrations Above the Reference Value
  • JAIF - Fuel Debris at Fukushima Daiichi-2 Mostly Found at Bottom of Reactor Pressure Vessel
  • JAIF - Japan Had 47.9 Tons of Plutonium Holdings in 2015
  • JAIF - Japanese Government Wins in Supreme Court: Tents of Anti-Nuclear Groups Next to METI Ministry Building to Be Forcibly Removed
  • Japan Times - On 71st anniversary of atomic bombing, Hiroshima mayor urges world leaders to follow Obama in visiting city
  • Japan Times - Full text of 2016 Hiroshima Peace Declaration - Japan Times
  • Jiji Press - Hiroshima Mayor Calls for Courage to Pursue Nuke-Free World
  • Mainichi Daily News - TEPCO in court fight vs. family of dementia patient missing in Fukushima nuke crisis
  • Mainichi Daily News - American A-bomb victims spotlighted in Hiroshima survivor's translated book
  • Mainichi Daily News - Hiroshima Peace Declaration on 71st anniversary of atomic bombing
  • Mainichi Daily News - Abe rules out possibility that Japan will possess nuclear weapons
  • Mainichi Daily News - Hiroshima man preaches forgiveness after losing brother in A-bombing, son in 9/11 attacks
  • Mainichi Daily News - Survivor marks Hiroshima atomic bombing anniversary in Rio
  • Mainichi Daily News - Hiroshima Mayor urges world leaders to follow Obama in visiting city
  • NHK World - Hiroshima marks 71 years since atomic bombing
  • NHK World - Abe calls for nuclear-free world in Hiroshima
  • NHK World - Abe: Japan will never consider possessing nukes
  • NHK World - Hiroshima Marks 71st Atomic Bomb Anniv.
  • TEPCO - Situation of storing and treatment of accumulated water including highly concentrated radioactive materials at Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Historian pays respects to U.S. POWs in Hiroshima
  • POGO - FBI Recognizes Whistleblowers' Role; Congress Seeks to Improve Protections
  • POGO - GAO Report Confirms DOE has Failed to Protect Whistleblowers
  • POGO - Senator Points to Retaliation Against War Hero for National Whistleblower Day -
  • POGO - Senator Points to Retaliation Against War Hero for National Whistleblower Day

    Friday, August 05, 2016

  • Savannah Morning News - Hundreds attend Brunswick meeting to bash coal ash storage - Mary Landers
  • The Hill blog - Nuclear trade group shakes up leadership - Timothy Cama
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - DOE 80% certain WIPP to open in December - Staci Matlock
  • OH&S - GAO Faults Energy Department on WIPP Restart Process
  • Sputnik News - Delays During Reopening Nuclear Waste Plant Cost US Taxpayers $64Mln
  • CounterPunch - Whistleblower Retaliation Alive and Well at Hanford - Joshua Frank
  • CounterPunch - Hiroshima: the Crime That Keeps on Paying, But Beware the Reckoning - Diana Johnstone
  • CounterPunch - The Saudi Role in the 9/11 Attacks - Lawrence Davidson
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Why the United States did not demonstrate the Bomb's power, ahead of Hiroshima - Frank von HippelFumihiko Yoshida
  • KOMO Seattle - Wildfire by Moses Lake that destroyed homes fully contained - Associated Press
  • KING5 Seattle - Hanford worker: Getting sick on the job caused 'financial ruin' - Susannah Frame
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - "Market failure" and nuclear power - Edward D. Kee
  • WLTX Columbia, SC - USC Chemists Growing Crystals Store Nuclear Waste - Joyce Koh
  • NJ Spotlight - New Jersey Unlikely to Follow New York's Subsidies of Nuclear Industry - Tom Johnson
  • South China Morning Post - Nuclear cover-up: environment ministry slaps penalties on errant crew over failures at Guangdong plant - Stephen Chen, Eric Ng, Ernest Kao
  • Eau Claire Leader-Telegram - Knight Life: Land purchase will ensure site where nuclear plant was once proposed will remain natural - Joe Knight
  • Mehr News - Iran's hands not tied on nuclear issue: Velayati
  • Yonhap News - Nuke envoys of S. Korea, U.S. vow to cooperate on N.K. missile provocations - kokobj@yna.co.kr
  • in-cumbria - NDA Nuclear chief to step down
  • Mehr News - Moscow more than willing to extend nuclear partnership with Iran
  • UPI - Russia mulls stronger ties to Iran's energy sector - Daniel J. Graeber Follow @dan_graeber
  • Business Standard India - Brazil's former nuclear head jailed for corruption
  • TASS - Russia and Iran negotiate starting construction of Bushehr NPP second stage
  • Reuters - TABLE-Japan nuclear reactor operations - Osamu Tsukimori
  • Reuters - TABLE-Belgian nuclear power reactor outages
  • Creamer Media's Engineering News - South African becomes deputy head of key international nuclear group - Keith Campbell
  • Barre Montpelier Times Argus - NRC: 'Zero tolerance' at Vermont Yankee for alcohol
  • Japan Times - Far-reaching quakes put Ehime's atomic evacuation plans in doubt - Eric Johnston
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - A mother's love, after Hiroshima - Kathleen Burkinshaw
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Susan Southard: Unveiling the aftermath of nuclear war
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - What if there's a next time? Preparedness after Chernobyl and Fukushima - An Indian response - Manpreet Sethi
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - What if there's a next time? Preparedness after Chernobyl and Fukushima - A Cameroonian response - Augustin Simo
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - What if there's a next time? Preparedness after Chernobyl and Fukushima - A European-American response - Sonja D. Schmid
  • OilPrice - Westinghouse To Build Nuclear Fuel Production Unit In Ukraine - Zainab Calcuttawala
  • Tengrinews - Shifting from Russia, Ukraine strikes US nuclear fuel deal
  • Ottawa Citizen - Review by nuclear safety board rejects allegations in anonymous letter - Don Butler
  • World Nuclear News - Russia connects Novovoronezh 6 reactor to grid
  • World Nuclear News - Coolant removed from Dounreay Fast Reactor
  • Albuquerque Journal - Hearing examiner slashes PNM rate hike request - Marie C. Baca
  • Taipei Times - Taipower president takes over as chairman - Kuo Chia-erh
  • Pakistan Observer - China defends N reactors supply to Pakistan
  • Pueblo Chieftain - Rock cracked Cotter pipeline; contaminants contained at mill site - Tracy Harmon
  • Baltic Times - Lukashenko's bid to utilise Astravyets N-plant gets cold reception in Lithuania
  • NewsOK - Lawsuit on drilling waste draws concerns from industry, regulators - Paul Monies
  • DOE - Protecting Whistleblowers at the Department of Energy - Steven Croley, General Counsel
  • GAO - Nuclear Waste: Waste Isolation Pilot Plant Recovery Demonstrates Cost and Schedule Requirements Needed for DOE Cleanup Operations GAO-16-608
  • Greenpeace International - Survivors of nuclear warfare in Japan are calling for an end to nuclear weapons - Blogpost by Tamara Stark
  • IAEA - IAEA Director General Congratulates UNIDO on its 50th Anniversary - IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano
  • Fin24 CapeTown - ANC cracks bared as ministers battle with SOEs - Liezel Hill, Paul Burkhardt and Loni Prinsloo
  • Energy Department - Notices: Requests for Information: Excess Uranium Management: Effects of DOE Transfers of Excess Uranium on Domestic Uranium Mining, Conversion, and Enrichment Industries PDF Page 51945 (1 page) [FR DOC #: 2016-18657]
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notices: Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.; Weekly Receipts, Page 51880 [FR DOC #: 2016-18661]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: License to Export High-Enriched Uranium; Correction, Page 51945 [FR DOC #: 2016-18634]
  • Japan Today - License renewed for new nuclear plant project in Yamaguchi Prefecture
  • Eureka Sentinel - Eureka County Commission News - Lisa J. Wolf
  • Sputnik News - Kiev Borrows $260Mln From US to Build Nuclear Waste Repository
  • Asahi Shimbun - Korean A-bomb survivors to demand U.S. apology - Akira Nakano
  • Japan Times - A-bomb survivors' group struggles to move forward amid dwindling numbers - Satoshi Iizuka
  • Japan Times - Cooler for Monju's cooling pump malfunctions, generating fireless smoke at experimental reactor
  • Japan Times - Far-reaching quakes put Ehime's atomic evacuation plans in doubt - Eric Johnston
  • Japan Times - Atomic bomb diaries of poet Sankichi Toge donated to Hiroshima museum
  • Japan Times - Japan's new environment minister pledges to build trust, contaminated waste storage facility in Fukushima - Kazuaki Nagata
  • Mainichi Daily News - TEPCO in court fight vs. family of dementia patient missing in Fukushima nuke crisis
  • Mainichi Daily News - American A-bomb victims spotlighted in Hiroshima survivor's translated book
  • Mainichi Daily News - Representatives from 91 nations to attend Hiroshima A-bomb ceremony
  • Mainichi Daily News - Memorial service for Korean A-bomb victims held in Hiroshima
  • Mainichi Daily News - U.S. eyes U.N. resolution on nuke test ban possibly in Sept.
  • NHK World - Ikata nuclear reactor to be restarted after delay

    Thursday, August 04, 2016

  • Environmental Defense Institute - EDI August 2016 Newsletter
  • Environmental Defense Institute - EDI Comments on the Department of Energy's Consent-Based Siting Process for Interim Storage and Permanent Disposal of Spent Nuclear Fuel and High Level Waste, by Tami Thatcher 07/31/16
  • Environmental Defense Institute - US DOE's Atomic Defense Budget for FY 2017 by Robert Alvarez
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - WIPP Town Hall to discuss new waste criteria
  • Livermore Independent - Lab COLLECTS Funding to Improve Solar Power Efficiency
  • Tri-City Herald - Fire that threatened Hanford 60 percent contained
  • Tri-City Herald - 2 Hanford workers checked for vapor exposure - Annette Cary
  • RT - Undercover govt group easily purchased 'dirty bomb' materials in Texas – report
  • Center for Public Integrity - A secret group easily bought the raw ingredients for a dirty bomb – here in America - Patrick Malone
  • AP - Leaders of South Korea, Russia to discuss North Korean nukes
  • Bloomberg - Hinkley Options Emerge With Dong Able to Speed Offshore Wind - Jessica Shankleman, Peter Levring
  • Reuters - Swiss nuclear plant outages - Vera Eckert
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-Australia's IFM makes highest bid for EDF's Polish heating assets - report - Agnieszka Barteczko, Geert De Clercq
  • All Things Nuclear - Rethinking Nuclear Deterrence: Korea and No First Use - Gregory Kulacki, China project manager and senior analyst
  • Washington Post - Nervous about nukes again? Here's what you need to know about The Button. (There is no button.) - Dan Zak
  • World Nuclear News - China and Indonesia to jointly develop HTGR
  • World Nuclear News - Areva disappointed with Kiggavik decision
  • World Nuclear News - UK academics join pro-Hinkley nuclear project debate
  • World Nuclear News - Hitachi-GE to launch nuclear energy course in Malaysia
  • Financial Times - OpEd: May is right to review Hinkley Point contract - Michael Grubb, Professor of International Energy and Climate Change Policy, Institute for Sustainable Resources, University College London
  • Power Engineering International - OpEd: Hinkley Point C and its implications for the future of the power sector - Phil Hewitt, Director, EnAppSys
  • Daily Telegraph - How to avoid nuclear fallout and become equal partners with China - Raffaello Pantucci, Director of International Security Studies, RUSI
  • E&E Daily - In wake of N.Y. subsidies plan, debate shifts back to Illinois - Jeffrey Tomich
  • South China Morning Post - Four staff punished over cover-up at Guangdong nuclear plant after guideline breach - Li Jing
  • Sputnik News - Rosatom to Construct Nuclear Research Center in Bolivia
  • TASS - Russia, Bolivia sign first contracts on nuclear research center project
  • UPI - North Korea warns of nuclear race, opposes THAAD deployment - Elizabeth Shim
  • Yonhap News - (News Focus) Conservative lawmakers, inter-Korean experts call for S. Korea's nuke armament - Kang Yoon-seung
  • The Hindu - Supply of nuclear reactors to Pakistan under NSG norms: China
  • Poughkeepsie Journal - Letter: I 'trust' it's hard to believe in nuclear energy - Donna Schaper
  • WFAE NPR Charlotte - Duke's Proposed Nuke Plant In SC Passes Federal Safety Review - David Boraks
  • Japan Times - Japan's new defense chief dodges questions on Yasukuni, reverses position on nuclear weapons - Reiji Yoshida
  • Los Angeles Times - Japanese prime minister picks defense chief who has downplayed country's wartime atrocities - Associated Press
  • Sputnik News - US Temptation to Use New Upgraded Nuclear Bombs May Be Too Strong to Resist
  • York Press - York scientist working on decommissioning of Chernobyl nuclear power plant - Kate Liptrot
  • LEX 18 Lexington - Documents Show At Least Three Companies Shipped Radioactive Material To Estill Co. Landfill
  • Oak Ridge Today - Demolition work on K-27, last of big 5 uranium-enrichment buildings, to be complete this month - John Huotari
  • Blackburn News - Environment Minister Asked To Merge Two Proposed Nuclear Waste Burial Sites - Janice MacKay
  • BelTA - Belarusian nuclear safety watchdog evaluating off-nominal situation's impact on safety
  • BelTA - Belarus president: We will get another if the dropped reactor vessel has suffered any damage
  • BelTA - Belarus, Lithuania urged to think together how to best use BelNPP produced electricity
  • Yonhap News - Nuke envoys of S. Korea, Japan discuss N.K. missile provocations - kokobj@yna.co.kr
  • CalCoast News - Santa Barbara nonprofit sues Lands Commission over Diablo Canyon - Josh Friedman
  • Los Alamos Monitor - Protest planned for Saturday - Tris DeRoma
  • Bloomberg - Exelon Losing in its Own Backyard as New York Rescues Nukes - Mark Chediak, Jim Polson
  • State Journal-Register - Illinois, New York differ on Exelon nuclear plant bailouts - Mark Chediak and Jim Polson
  • Maritime Executive - China Signs Nuclear-Powered Icebreaker Deal
  • Taipei Times - Ko deplores nuclear waste storage on Lanyu - Sean Lin
  • Moab Times-Independent - Utah Appeals Court decision OKs water leases for planned Green River nuclear power plant - Molly Marcello
  • Power Engineering International - Alstom Power wins turbine generator order for Finnish nuclear plant - Diarmaid Williams
  • Phys.org - Melting ice sheet could release frozen Cold War-era waste
  • Science Magazine - Mysterious, ice-buried Cold War military base may be unearthed by climate change - Julia Rosen
  • Fort Wayne Journal Gazette - Steady transition--I&M committed to cleaner energy, but it needs to happen gradually - Brian Bergsma
  • E&E Daily - Manhattan Project dump could sway Mo. race - Colby Bermel
  • VT Digger - Guy Page: On groundwater, Vermont Yankee takes high road - Guy Page, communications director for the Vermont Energy Partnership
  • San Luis Obispo New Times - California State Lands Commission sued over Diablo Canyon decision - Chris McGuinness
  • OilPrice - 6 Signs The Big Global Switch To Solar Has Already Begun - Juan Cole
  • WDBJ7 Roanoke - Key man in developing Atomic Bomb has ties with Lexington - Bruce Young
  • Gloucester Daily Times - Plan to deal with Seabrook's concrete problem with NRC - Angeljean Chiaramida
  • Bloomberg BNA - Aquifer Poisoning Suit Against PG&E in California Dismissed - Rachel Leven
  • NPR - A Once-Closed Russian Military Town In The Arctic Opens To The World - Mary Louise Kelly
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - Watts Bar achieves startup milestone - Dave Flessner
  • London Times - EDF knew May wanted rethink on Hinkley Point - Robert Miller
  • GAO - Nuclear Waste: Waste Isolation Pilot Plant Recovery Demonstrates Cost and Schedule Requirements Needed for DOE Cleanup Operations GAO-16-608
  • NAS - Project Update: Review of NASA's Evidence Reports on Human Health Risks
  • NRC blog - Dry Casks 101: What Do Robots Have to do With Dry Cask Storage? - Darrell Dunn, Materials Engineer
  • Bellona - Russian nuclear officials attempt to bury construction mishap at Belarusian Nuclear Power Plant - Charles Digges
  • Yonhap News - Latest U.N. sanctions having little impact on N. Korea yet: U.S. expert - Chang Jae-soon, jschang@yna.co.kr
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Eskom chair: Outa's nuke take lacks substance - Dr Baldwin Ngubane, chairperson of Eskom
  • DOE:IG - Inspection Report: OAI-L-16-13 - Technetium-99 Incident at Los Alamos National Laboratory
  • POWERmag - Georgia Commission Backs New Nuke - Kennedy Maize
  • POWERmag - Massachusetts Lawmakers Approve Energy Storage, Offshore Wind Mandates - Sonal Patel
  • POWERmag - N.Y. Approves Nuclear Subsidies and Mandates 50% Renewables by 2030 - Aaron Larson
  • POWERmag - 2016 Power and Utilities Deals Are Outpacing Previous Three Full Years - Gail Reitenbach
  • POWERmag - Hinkley Point C in Question as UK Government Rethinks EDF Agreement - Aaron Larson
  • WorkersCompensation.com - Expansions May Give Former Workers at 2 Idaho Laboratories Easier Access to EEOICPA Compensation for Illnesses
  • Japan Times - Kennedy to miss Hiroshima, Nagasaki A-bomb ceremonies
  • Japan Times - JAEA failed to act on status alert from Monju fuel pool water for six months
  • Japan Times - Representatives from 91 nations to attend Hiroshima A-bomb ceremony
  • Japan Times - U.S. ambassador hopes Obama's Hiroshima trip spurs nonnuclear quest
  • Mainichi Daily News - 40-year rule for Japan's nuclear reactors sidelined as Mihama unit passes screening
  • Mainichi Daily News - Painter seeks to convey hellish scenes of Hiroshima atomic bombing
  • Mainichi Daily News - U.S. envoy Kennedy to miss A-bomb ceremonies in Hiroshima, Nagasaki
  • Mainichi Daily News - Representatives from 91 nations to attend Hiroshima A-bomb ceremony
  • NHK World - Repeated problems at Monju reactor
  • NHK World - Soviet film of Hiroshima, Nagasaki shown to media
  • NHK World - US ambassador recalls Obama's visit to Hiroshima
  • NHK World - Nuclear regulator may do surprise inspections
  • NRC - NRC Seeks Comment on Draft Environmental Impact Statement for Reno Creek In Situ Recovery Project in Wyoming

    Wednesday, August 03, 2016

  • Unz Review - America's Longest War Gets Longer - Eric Margolis
  • DOE:EM - DOE Issues Final Request for Proposals for the West Valley Demonstration Project Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement Support Service - Lynette Chafin,
  • The Ecologist UK - US Nuclear Regulatory Commission's 'enforcement' is as fierce as the comfy chair - Linda Pentz Gunter
  • Encinitas Seaside Courier - Congressman Issa and others press DOE on nuclear waste disposal at San Onofre
  • Counter Currents - Hiroshima Day – " A Call For Sustaining Life On Earth " - Vimal Bhanot
  • KING5 Seattle - Legal action over Hanford safety heats up with judge's ruling - Susannah Frame
  • My Columbia Basin - WILDFIRE UPDATE: Firefighters battle winds
  • KVEW Kennewick - Range 12 Fire continues - Kierra Elfalan
  • OBB.org - Washington Fire Crews Fight To Keep Buffer Between Wildfire, Hanford Nuclear Reactor - Anna King
  • AP - Iran says world powers must fulfil nuclear deal commitments - Amir Vahdat
  • Bloomberg - Exelon Finds a Nuclear Ally in New York After Illinois Snub - Mark Chediak, Jim Polson
  • Bloomberg - U.K. Not Liable for EDF's Hinkley Costs If Project Is Canceled - Rachel Morison
  • Bloomberg - CNNC Says Its Plan to Merge Hualong One Reactor Designs Favored - Aibing Guo
  • Reuters - TIMELINE-Britain's Hinkley Point C nuclear project - Nina Chestney
  • Reuters - Exclusive: EDF boss knew UK planned to delay nuclear deal before board vote - letter - Geert De Clercq
  • Reuters - Australia environment regulator rejects Cameco uranium mine plan - James Regan
  • Buffalo News - Letter: New York no longer needs energy from nuclear plants - Larry V. Snider, Sierra Club Treasurer, Cheektowaga
  • Santa Barbara Independent - Diablo Nuclear Plant Faces Threats and Threatens: Part I - Harvey Sherback
  • News Corp Australia - WA uranium mine proposal knocked back - AAP
  • RT - Files linking Britain to Israel's nuclear weapons go missing from National Archives
  • Daily Caller - MIT: China Is Beating America In Nuclear Energy - Andrew Follett
  • Japan Times - Yamaguchi Prefecture renews license for new nuclear plant project
  • Japan Times - Japan's new defense chief dodges questions on Yasukuni, reverses position on nuclear weapons - Reiji Yoshida
  • News Corp Australia - Boss begins work at uranium project
  • Asahi Shimbun - Nuclear disaster evacuation plans worry many local authorities - Atsushi Shingen
  • Belarus Digest - Incident at Belarus Nuclear Power Plant Raises Safety Concerns - Galina Dzesiatava
  • MyBroadband SA - The true cost of nuclear power in South Africa - Chris Yelland
  • Sputnik News - Ukraine Resumes Payments to Russia for Reprocessing Used Nuclear Fuel
  • Border Chronicle - Nuclear consult held in Bordertown
  • PanOrient News - Japan's Nuclear Regulator Approves ``Unsafe`` Mihama 3 Safety: Greenpeace
  • Bharat Shakti - Asia's nuclear stockpile is worryingly growing
  • McKenzie County Farmer - County residents taking their concerns over radioactive waste to Bismarck - Jack Dura
  • Business Wire - NuScale Power Hosts Advisory Board Meeting In Charlotte
  • Albuquerque Business First - Sandia Labs moving forward on new 'front door' for the public - Joe Cardillo
  • Silver City Sun News - Sandia National Labs director to speak at WNMU - Danny Udero
  • Yonhap News - 41 countries submit N. Korea sanction plans: report
  • Reuters - Japan agrees second reactor life extension since Fukushima - Yuka Obayashi
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Mihama N-reactor clears NRA's safety screenings
  • The Chattanoogan - Alexander Urges EPA To Ditch Proposal To Offer New Incentives To Big Wind
  • Yonhap News - N.K. fires off 2 Rodong missiles, one explodes shortly after launch: military
  • Yonhap News - N.K. missile provocation bolsters case for THAAD deployment: foreign minister
  • Tri-City Herald - Judge orders Hanford chemical vapor protections - Annette Cary
  • Tri-City Herald - Fire near Hanford much larger than thought; wind a concern - Annette Cary
  • IPS - Lessons from Germany for Latin America's Energy Transition - Emilio Godoy
  • IPS - Small Win for NGOs as UN Members Try to Exclude Critical Voices - Aruna Dutt
  • IEER - Comments on the "Design of a Consent-Based Siting Process for Nuclear Waste and Disposal Storage Facilities" - Arjun Makhijani, Ph.D., President, IEER
  • World Nuclear News - Yeelirrie proposal puts subterranean fauna at risk, says EPA
  • World Nuclear News - UK Parliamentary hearings assess Brexit impact
  • Trend News Agency - Iran urges Rosatom to accelerate power plant projects
  • Bellona - Public hearing on Sayda Bay nuclear waste storage draws few as eco-groups call it safe - Charles Digges
  • Xinhua News - China "strongly dissatisfied" with Japan's defense white paper: Foreign Ministry
  • Xinhua News - Rouhani says U.S. failed to fulfill nuke obligations "accurately"
  • Army Department - Notices: Records of Decision: Activities and Operations at Yuma Proving Ground, AZ PDF Page 51192 (1 page) [FR DOC #: 2016-18364]
  • Energy Department - Proposed Rules: Convention on Supplementary Compensation for Nuclear Damage Contingent Cost Allocation, Pages 51140 - 51142 [FR DOC #: 2016-18368]
  • Energy Department - Notices: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals, Page 51193 [FR DOC #: 2016-18419]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Qualifications Investigation, Professional, Technical and Administrative Positions PDF Pages 51215 - 51216 (2 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-18304]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Exemptions: Virginia Electric Power Co., Surry Power Station, Unit Nos. 1 and 2; Use of AREVA's M5 Alloy Fuel Rod Cladding Material PDF Pages 51218 - 51220 (3 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-18375]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Guidance: Steam Generator Materials and Design PDF Pages 51217 - 51218 (2 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-18390]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings: Advisory Committee on the Medical Uses of Isotopes PDF Pages 51216 - 51217 (2 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-18372]

    Tuesday, August 02, 2016

  • Newslaundry - When Arundhati Roy met Ed Snowden and Julian Assange - Posted by Arundhati Roy
  • Lexology - NJ Supreme Court Opens Door to More Take-Home Exposure Claims against Landowners - Wilson Elser
  • Miami Herald - Do new rules make Florida water safer or more toxic? It's debatable - Mary Ellen Klas
  • Pennsylvania Record - Court decision in 'take-home toxic-tort' case more subtle than widely reported, attorney says - Karen Kidd
  • Daily Energy Insider - DOE's SunShot Initiative contributes $1.75 million to LLNL solar efficiency project - Alyssa Michaud
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - WIPP Begins Preliminary Work On New Permanent Ventilation System
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - LANL Estimate Of $2.9 Billion For 'Remaining' Cleanup Leaves Nuclear and Toxic Wastes Behind - Jay Coghlan
  • Corvallis Gazette Times - Greenberry builds equipment for Hanford nuclear waste treatment - Kyle Odegard
  • KOMO Seattle - Wildfire burns toward Hanford Nuclear Reservation - Sarah Worthington
  • Tri-City Herald - UPDATE: Rattlesnake Mountain burned to protect Hanford, Benton City - Annette Cary
  • KUOW Seattle - Daughters Of Hanford Wins History Award - Phyllis Fletcher
  • Albany Daily Star - After 30 Years, Plutonium 238 has been producing for NASA's deep space explorations - Little Rock Dailynology News
  • AP - Wildfires burn in 7 Western states, prompt evacuations
  • Bloomberg - China Sees U.K. Nuke Plant as Test of Post-Brexit Ties Under May - Ting Shi, Aibing Guo
  • Bloomberg - Pentagon Poised to Approve Work on New Nuclear-Armed Missile - Anthony Capaccio
  • Bloomberg - China Atomic Reactors Equal Russia as World's 4th Largest: Chart - Stephen Stapczynski
  • Bloomberg - Exelon, Entergy Nuclear Reactors Win Subsidies From New York - Jim Polson
  • Reuters - French court to decide on EDF's Hinkley Point decision Friday - Benjamin Mallet
  • Reuters - Britain's lights could go out if Hinkley Point ditched - Labour contender - Guy Faulconbridge
  • Reuters - Hungarian foreign minister says Russia poses no threat to NATO members - Krisztina Than
  • Reuters - Swiss nuclear plant outages - Vera Eckert
  • Reuters - U.S. crude breaks below $40, oil ends down more than 3 percent - Barani Krishnan
  • Reuters - N.Y. regulators approve clean energy standard with nuclear subsidies - Scott DiSavino
  • Reuters - Britain says considering Hinkley Point carefully, needs nuclear as part of energy mix - Guy Faulconbridge
  • Reuters - China says willing to explore free trade deal with Britain - Ben Blanchard
  • Vox Media - Nuclear power and renewables can get along fine. New York just showed how. - Brad Plumer
  • New York Times - New York State Aiding Nuclear Plants With Millions in Subsidies - Patrick McGeehan
  • CNY central - State approves Clean Energy Standard, bringing more hope for Oswego Co. Nuclear plants - Tyler Head
  • Forbes - Upstate New York Considers Nuclear A Clean Energy - James Conca
  • Rochester Democrat and Chronicle - NY OKs energy plan with nuclear bailout - Jon Campbell
  • MIT Technology Review - Fail-Safe Nuclear Power - Richard Martin
  • UPI - Tokyo: North Korea can miniaturize nuclear weapons - Elizabeth Shim
  • Omaha World-Herald - Omaha VA hospital is officially out of the nuke business; secret reactor had run in the basement for 42 years - Steve Liewer
  • FOX News - Russia may replace Belarus' nuclear reactor after accident
  • National Post - Nuke the oilsands: Alberta's narrowly cancelled plan to drill for oil with atomic weapons - Tristin Hopper
  • Phoenix New Times - Last Day to Comment on Uranium Mine Expansion in Proposed Bears Ears Monument - Miriam Wasser
  • Time Warner Cable News - Assemblywoman: Nuclear Isn't Truly Clean, Safe or Renewable Energy - Taipei Times
  • Taipei Times - Nuclear waste promise is empty: Lanyu Aborigines - Chen Wei-han
  • TASS - Russia, India discuss production of components for nuclear fuel reactors
  • TASS - No comment from Kremlin on US preparations for making upgraded nuclear bomb
  • All Things Nuclear - You Might be Operating an Unsafe Reactor If… - Dave Lochbaum, director, Nuclear Safety Project
  • Nuclear Street - Georgia Power Can Spend $99 Million To Develop New Nuclear Plant
  • NY Newsday - Clean energy plan includes ratepayer subsidy of nuke plants - Michael Gormley
  • Radio New Zealand - French Polynesia nuclear compo pledge met with cynicism
  • Reuters - TABLE-Belgian nuclear power reactor outages
  • Tehran Times - Tehran rejects non-nuclear negotiations with Washington
  • BelTA - Mikhadyuk: Belarus will secure absolute safety at its nuclear power plant
  • Sputnik News - Responsible for Incident at Belarusian NPP Suspended From Work
  • Gloucestershire Gazette - Nuclear waste storage plans get the go-ahead but community funds plea falls on deaf ears
  • NJ.com - N.J. reactor back in service after damaged bolts in reactor core replaced - Bill Gallo Jr.
  • Aiken Standard - Letter: SRS column displayed a fundamental misunderstanding - Don Moniak, Eureka
  • New York Times - British Decision on Nuclear Plant Angers China and France - Steven Erlanger
  • Port Augusta Transcontinental - South Australian government nuclear waste consultation - Matt Carcich
  • Murray Valley Standard - Nuclear Consultation and Response Agency will come to Murraylands for community engagement on nuclear waste - Emmalie Balnaves-Gale
  • Midwest Energy News - Exelon appears to be main benefactor of New York nuclear subsidies - Andy Balaskovitz
  • Reuters - Poland revives nuclear power plant plan, ready in 10 years - Agnieszka Barteczko
  • Port Pirie Recorder - Former mines chief proposes nuclear waste dump - Greg Mayfield
  • China Daily - Govt urges UK decision on nuclear plant - Chris Peterson, Lyu Chang
  • Cape Cod Times - New panel to keep tabs on Pilgrim shutdown - Christine Legere
  • Rochester Democrat and Chronicle - RG&E work adds to road slow-downs - Steve Orr
  • EcoWatch - The NY Times Got It Wrong: Renewable Energy Is Key to Fighting Climate Change - Noah Long and Kevin Steinberger, NRDC
  • The Hindu - CPI(M) supports stir on special status
  • PR Newswire - Entergy Reports Second Quarter Earnings - VietNamNet Bridge
  • VietNamNet Bridge - Daewoo E&C decides site to implement $2.7 billion thermal power
  • Tri-City Herald - Fire near Hanford much larger than thought, weather a concern Tuesday - Annette Cary
  • Public Citizen - Aging New York Nuclear Plants Do Not Deserve Ratepayer-Funded Handouts - Statement of Tyson Slocum, Director of Public Citizen's Energy Program
  • Public Citizen - Lack of Trust – and a Proposed Dump in Texas – Threaten the U.S. Department of Energy's Attempt to Restart the Federal High-Level Radioactive Waste Management Program
  • NAS - Project Update: Review of Governance Reform in the National Nuclear Security Administration
  • World Nuclear News - New York approves Clean Energy Standard
  • World Nuclear News - British reactor takes record for longest continuous operation
  • World Nuclear News - Belarus plant work suspended after installation mishap
  • NHK World - Anti-terror facility at nuclear plant confirmed - Japan Times
  • Japan Times - Tepco's hazmat suit guideline decreases burden on workers during summer heat
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Government plans evacuation manuals for foreigners
  • Mainichi Daily News - Hibakusha: A-bomb sufferers' group official regrets praising Obama speech
  • Press TV - P5+1 not fully abiding by JCPOA: Rouhani
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Nuclear power gets another smack – massive project delayed at the final hurdle - Alec Hogg
  • FirstPost - Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant can withstand Fukushima-like accident, claims Russian official
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Northern NM PDF Pages 50694 - 50695 (2 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-18187]
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Paducah, KY PDF Pages 50693 - 50694 (2 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-18186]
  • Energy Department - Notices: Meetings: President's Council of Advisors on Science and Technology; Teleconference PDF Page 50694 (1 page) [FR DOC #: 2016-18185]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Facility Operating and Combined Licenses: Applications and Amendments Involving Proposed No Significant Hazards Considerations, etc. PDF Pages 50729 - 50742 (14 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-18290]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Facility Operating and Combined Licenses: Applications and Amendments Involving Proposed No Significant Hazards Considerations, etc. PDF Pages 50742 - 50750 (9 pages) [FR DOC #: 2016-17477]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices: Meetings; Sunshine Act, Page 50728 [FR DOC #: 2016-18312]

    Monday, August 01, 2016

  • Los Alamos Daily Post - WIPP Mine Rescue Team Wins Field Competition National Championship - Submitted by Carol A. Clark
  • Los Alamos Monitor - LANS responds to Irving lawsuit - Tris DeRoma
  • AP - Khamenei: Average Iranian not benefiting from nuclear deal
  • Bloomberg - Nuclear-Free Zone: Britain Weighs Energy Options Without Hinkley - Rachel Morison, Jessica Shankleman
  • Reuters - Factbox: Planned Chinese investment in nuclear power in Britain - Kylie MacLellan
  • Reuters - China calls for British nuclear project to proceed - Ben Blanchard
  • Reuters - China hopes British nuclear project can be smoothly implemented - Ben Blanchard
  • Reuters - Amid Britain nuclear debacle, China's Xinhua decries "suspicion"
  • Reuters - UK resists Chinese pressure over nuclear deal but still wants close ties - William James and Ben Blanchard
  • Reuters - Iran's Khamenei renews criticism of nuclear deal - Babak Dehghanpisheh
  • Reuters - UK and China regulators discuss framework for financial projects - Michelle Price
  • Daily Telegraph - China urges go-ahead for Hinkley Point nuclear power plant, as state media warn UK's 'suspicious approach' may deter future investment - Emily Gosden, Neil Connor
  • Xinhua News - Commentary: China-UK "Golden Era" not afford to be delayed - Tian Dongdong
  • ABC News - China's Nuclear Power Ambitions Sailing Into Troubled Waters - Joe Mcdonald
  • UAE National - China's floating nuclear reactors plan spur attack concerns
  • Wall Street Journal - Japan Nuclear-Power Jitters Weigh on Global Uranium Market - Rhiannon Hoyle and Mayumi Negishi
  • The Hindu - Kudankulam plant is safest in the world, says Russian official - Dinakar Peri
  • Albany Business Review - Manufacturers oppose proposed $7 billion nuclear power subsidy - Marie J. French
  • Moneyweb Johannesburg - The cost of electricity from a new nuclear build in SA - Chris Yelland
  • Rochester Democrat and Chronicle - Pricey NY nuclear plan to get vote - Jon Campbell
  • BelTA - Alexander Lokshin: No technical obstacles to using the reactor vessel for BelNPP's first reactor
  • Sputnik News - Rosatom Dismisses Rumors of Accident at Belarus' Nuclear Power Plant
  • Focus Taiwan - President demands report on nuclear waste storage on Orchid Island - Tai Ya-chen and Lu Hsin-hui and Evelyn Kao
  • Times of India - China contradicts NPT consensus by supplying nuclear reactors to Pakistan: Report
  • The Hindu - Letters: Nuclear energy hub
  • Radio New Zealand - Pacific nuclear vets welcome admission testing was detrimental
  • Asia Pacific Report - Former PM Juppé's nuclear 'impact' admission leaves Tahitian activists bemused - Amélie David
  • Independent Australia - Big bucks, radioactive waste and a biased SA Royal Commission - Dave Sweeney
  • Calcutta Telegraph - Insurance offer breaks nuclear jam - Jayanta Roy Chowdhury
  • Spokesman-Review - WSU nuclear reactor program draws students, researchers – and tourists - Pia Hallenberg
  • Aiken Standard - Nuclear Regulatory Committee cites violations at MOX project - Thomas Gardiner
  • London Times - Japan's nuclear power stations may be good only for Pokémon Go - Richard Lloyd Parry
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Humphrey Hawksley -- UK's nuclear plant imbroglio fuels post-Brexit debate
  • Deseret News - Editorial: In our opinion: New nuclear power technology holds promise in Intermountain West
  • Kuwait News Agency - Arab nuclear meeting kicks off
  • Sputnik News - Cairo, Moscow Agree on Egypt's First Nuclear Power Plant Construction Terms
  • Platts - UK power: Nuclear unit outage drives UK prompt to five-month high
  • African Review - Nigeria to generate electricity from uranium
  • Financial Times - Britain can find opportunities beyond Hinkley - Nick Butler
  • Albany Times Union - Letter: Plants' benefits outweigh costs - Ted Skerpon, President, IBEW Local 97, Syracuse
  • Tri-City Herald - Fires burn across Eastern Washington, some Prosser-area residents evacuated - Annette Cary
  • World Nuclear News - UK announces ministerial appointments to new department
  • World Nuclear News - EDF extends depreciation period of 900 MWe units
  • The Guardian - Hinkley Point: China warns UK not to drive away investors - Simon Goodley, Rowena Mason
  • Trend News Agency - Khamenei: Impossible to negotiate with US, they give nothing in return - Fatih Karimov
  • Press TV - JCPOA proved necessity of distrust in US promises: Leader
  • Press TV - 240 oil supertankers dock at Iran's Kharg port following JCPOA
  • Xinhua News - Britain continues to seek closer ties with China despite nuclear deal delay: PM spokeswoman
  • Tehran Times - JCPOA has been a success so far: Fitzpatrick
  • Fin24 CapeTown - ANALYSIS: The cost of nuclear electricity in SA
  • Press TV - US must accept responsibility for violating JCPOA: Iran MP
  • ANWAG - Letter to DoL Secretary Thomas Perez, re: ANWAG calls for Resignation of Director of Sick Worker Compensation Program
  • POWERmag - Exelon, America's Leading Nuclear Generator, Keeps the Faith on Nukes - Kennedy Maize
  • NRC - NRC Sends Augmented Inspection Team to Westinghouse Nuclear Fuel Plant
  • NRC - NRC Terminates License for Omaha VA's Decommissioned Research Reactor
  • NRC blog - When Plans Change – Discontinuing Some Rulemaking - Leslie Terry, Team Leader, Office of Administration
  • Japan Times - Erroneous alert of massive Tokyo quake causes brief panic - Daisuke Kikuchi and Magdalena Osumi
  • Japan Times - False quake alarm: How Japan reacted to the 'Big One' that never was
  • Mainichi Daily News - Surging asbestos use in Asia creating slowly ticking health time bomb
  • IAEA - Putting the 'E' in Nucl-e-ar: IAEA Develops Online Learning Tools for Member States - Nicole Jawerth, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices::: Exemptions: Pennsylvania State University Breazeale Nuclear Reactor, Pages 50566 - 50568 [FR DOC #: 2016-18144]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices::: License Terminations: Department of Veterans Affairs Alan J. Blotcky Reactor Facility, Pages 50569 - 50570 [FR DOC #: 2016-18142]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices::: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on NUSCALE, Pages 50570 - 50571 [FR DOC #: 2016-18148]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices::: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on AP1000, Page 50568 [FR DOC #: 2016-18145]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices::: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on Plant Operations and Fire Protection, Pages 50568 - 50569 [FR DOC #: 2016-18147]
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notices::: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on Reliability and PRA, Page 50569 [FR DOC #: 2016-18149]