Friday, November 17, 2017

  • San Clemente Times - Public Watchdogs Files Lawsuit to Stop Burial of Spent Nuclear Waste at SONGS - Eric Heinz
  • Los Angeles Times - In Orange County, fear and loathing for the GOP tax bill - Mark Z. Barabak
  • Augusta Chronicle - Congress sends Trump $700 billion defense bill that includes MOX funding - Richard Lardner
  • Mongabay.org - Alliance of the Bear: Native groups stymie Trump, tar sands pipelines - Saul Elbein
  • Cape Cod Broadcasting - Documentary Screening to Prepare Residents for Pilgrim Shutdown - Brian Merchant
  • Los Alamos Monitor - UC Board of Regents approves LANL bid submission - Tris DeRoma
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - UC Board Of Regents Votes To Bid On LANL Contract - Submitted by Carol A. Clark
  • Rexburg Standard Journal - DOE national laboratory resumes operation of U.S. Transient Test Reactor
  • Los Alamos Monitor - National lab scientists complete critical plutonium experiment at test site - Jill McLaughlin
  • World Nuclear News - NASA to test prototype Kilopower reactor
  • World Nuclear News - IAEA knows more about Iran thanks to JCPOA
  • World Nuclear News - Upgrade allows continued operation of Ringhals units
  • World Nuclear News - SCE&G proposes gas, solar for Summer replacement
  • Albuquerque Journal - Editorial: Keep open the window on nuclear labs' work
  • KRWG Las Cruces - Udall: Passage Of Major National Defense Bill Will Strengthen New Mexico & Nation - U.S. Senator Tom Udall (D-N.M.)
  • Reuters - Iran says 'biased' French stance threatens Middle East stability - John Iris in Paris and Parisa Hafezi in Ankara
  • Reuters - Exclusive: Toshiba set to OK $5 billion injection Monday to stay listed-sources - Taro Fuse
  • Reuters - Britain to pay 400 million-pound debt to Iran soon, Iranian envoy says - Parisa Hafezi and Andrew MacAskill
  • Reuters - Exclusive: North Korea rules out negotiations on nuclear weapons - Stephanie Nebehay
  • Reuters - Turkey's Erdogan says wants Akkuyu nuclear plant foundations laid by end-November: papers - Orhan Coskun
  • Reuters - U.S. envoy says no communication, no signal from North Korea amid nuclear crisis - Christine Kim
  • Reuters - Fired nuclear plant guard loses ADA suit against Entergy
  • NPR - Clues In That Mysterious Radioactive Cloud Point Toward Russia - Alina Selyukh
  • National Interest - When to Shoot a Nuclear Bomb With Your Gun - Paul Richard Huard
  • Washington Post - Spending less on nuclear weapons could actually make us safer - William J. Perry and James E. Cartwright
  • South China Morning Post - China's nuclear spaceships will be 'mining asteroids and flying astronauts to the moon' as it aims to overtake US in space race - Stephen Chen
  • International Business Times UK - China plans to build nuclear-powered space shuttle by 2040 - Shubham Sharma
  • RT - '2045: A Space Odyssey' revealed in Chinese rocket-dominance plans
  • Business Day South Africa - Two NGOs launch urgent High Court application against nuclear energy deal - Kyle Cowan
  • Times LIVE-Johannesburg - High court asked to halt Mahlobo‚ Eskom's 'rushed' nuclear deal - Kyle Cowan
  • ESI Africa - S.Africa: Earthlife Africa present memorandum to Necsa CEO
  • Japan Times - Disposal of low-level radioactive waste from Fukushima crisis begins
  • Kyodo News - Disposal of low-level radioactive waste from 2011 Fukushima crisis begins
  • Patriot Ledger - Feds want answers from Pilgrim nuclear plant - Christine Legere
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Eskom powers ahead with nuclear plans, report shows - Matthew le Cordeur, Yolandi Groenewald and Chris Yelland
  • Eyewitness News Johannesburg - Report: Eskom to forge ahead with nuclear plans - Sifiso Zulu
  • Eyewitness News Johannesburg - Chamber of Mines opposes Eskom tariff hike application
  • Business Day South Africa - Busa says regulator must keep Eskom in check - Charlotte Mathews
  • Charlotte Business Journal - SCANA shareholders to bear some costs for abandoned nuclear plant - John Downey
  • Charleston Post and Courier - No deal for SCANA leaders
  • Times and Democrat - SCE&G buying Calhoun County power plant - Gene Zaleski
  • TASS - Russia floats out 4th Borei-class strategic nuclear submarine
  • Scout Warrior - Russia's Next Big Nuclear Missile Submarine Launches Tomorrow - Dave Majumdar
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Japanese institute will try to extract precious metal from nuclear waste
  • BBC - Design for planned nuclear power plant in Essex unveiled
  • Platts - UK regulators start assessment of Chinese nuclear reactor design - Oliver Adelman
  • Energy Business Review - UK regulators begin second design assessment phase for new nuclear reactor
  • Seattle Times - Nuclear oversight included in defense spending bill - Associated Press
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Senate OKs defense bill, which presses for decision on pit work - Rebecca Moss
  • Economic Times - Civil nuclear cooperation 'important pillar' of India-France engagement: Sushma Swaraj - PTI
  • IAEA - Director General's Closing Remarks at International Conference on Physical Protection of Nuclear Material and Nuclear Facilities - IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano
  • The Chronicle, Duke University, Durham, NC - Director from American Enterprise Institute, professor talk continuing North Korean tensions - Xinchen Li
  • Voice of OC, Santa Ana, CA - Concerned Citizens to take stand for nuclear waste safety Saturday, November 18, 2017 in Laguna Beach, 1:00pm - tsears
  • Xinhua News - DPRK asks U.S. to repent for bringing nuclear war danger to Korean Peninsula
  • Pittsburgh Business Times - NuVision Engineering wins UK nuclear waste contract - Paul J. Gough
  • Southern Times Africa - Namibia on verge of global uranium production leadership - The Herald Zimbabwe
  • Zimbabwe Herald - Africa buys into nuclear dream - Lynley Donnelly
  • Xinhua News - China's nuclear reactor design enters phase 2 assessment in UK
  • New Civil Engineer - EDF's Bradwell nuclear reactor design plans move forward - Emily Ashwell, Fiona McIntyre
  • New York Daily News - Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino drops Indian Point nuclear power plant lawsuits - Glenn Blain
  • Cape Cod Times - Sea level rise factors into nuclear waste discussion - Christine Legere
  • Aiken Standard - After nuclear debacle, utility asks to cut rates - Meg Kinnard
  • Teesside Gazette - What really happens inside Teesside's nuclear power plant - where you can actually stand on a reactor - Bethany Lodge
  • Vice Motherboard - What Was the 'Blue Flash' Some Saw at Chernobyl? New Study Challenges Timeline - Becky Ferreira
  • Taylor and Francis UK - A Nuclear Jet at Chernobyl Around 21:23:45 UTC on April 25, 1986 - Lars-Erik De Geer, Christer Persson & Henning Rodhe
  • BusinessKorea - Continuing Conflict: S. Korean Gov't Stops Virtually Construction of New Nuclear Power Plants - Choi Mun-hee
  • Korea Bizwire - Debate Over Nuclear Power Phaseout Rears its Head Once More After Earthquake - 45.495°N 6.371°E
  • USGS - M 4.9 - 46km SE of Namie, Japan
  • Law360 - Fla. Nuke Plant Owner Says Pollution Suit Is Out Of Bounds - Nathan Hale
  • StateImpact Pennsylvania - PJM defends plan to allow coal and nuclear plants to build costs into market price - Jon Hurdle
  • Sofia News Agency - Report Describes Belene Nuclear Plant Project as Vital
  • CNN - US allies frustrated by Trump as they lobby hard to keep Iran deal - Nicole Gaouette and Michelle Kosinski
  • Environmental Working Group - EWG and American Oversight Demand Release of Energy Department-Industry Communications on Trump Bailout for Coal, Nuclear - Contact: Alex Formuzis
  • Asahi Shimbun - Japan Atomic Power in dire straits after diverting funds - Tsuneo Sasai
  • Kyodo News - Student nuclear disarmament speech canceled due to Chinese pressure: gov't sources
  • Energy Voice Aberdeen - Too many staff apply for redundancy at Dounreay - Alistair Munro
  • Arirang News - S. Korea, U.S. nuke envoys meet in Jeju to continue talks on N. Korea Updated: 2017-11-17 12:05:55 KST - kwon@arirang.com
  • Cañon City Daily Record - Cotter Corp: Transfer of Cotter cleanup to Denver company waiting for state approval--Officials hope deal will close by December - Sara Knuth
  • WCBD News 2, Charleston, SC - Residents react to SCE&G rate cut proposal - Stetson Miller
  • Kyodo News - A-bomb-damaged bag, watch among items to be displayed in Oslo
  • Legal Week - EDF Energy begins review of 14-strong UK panel with tech and innovation under scrutiny - Alex Berry and James Booth
  • KOAA Colorado Springs/Pueblo, CO - Cotter Superfund site: Colorado Legacy Land wants to take over - Caiti Blase
  • KRWG Las Cruces - Congress Passes Udall-Heinrich Measure To Improve Safety At New Mexico's National Labs - U.S. Senator Tom Udall (D-N.M.) & U.S. Senator Martin Heinrich (D-N.M.)
  • Reuters - Exclusive: Toshiba set to OK $5 billion injection Monday to stay listed-sources - Taro Fuse
  • Journal Gazette/Times-Courier, Mattoon, IL - Investigation: Radioactive leaks at Illinois nuclear plants - Brett Chase and Madison Hopkins
  • Seattle Times - Nuclear safety board warns of trouble ahead at Hanford, but could lose role under Trump - Hal Bernton
  • IAEA - IAEA-led COP23 Event Zooms in on Country Examples for How Nuclear Power Can Contribute to Climate Change Mitigation - Jennet Orayeva, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • IAEA - Faces of Safeguards
  • IAEA - Director General's Closing Remarks at International Conference on Physical Protection of Nuclear Material and Nuclear Facilities - IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano
  • IAEA - Next Generation Reactors: Safe and Economical Tools for Sustainable Energy - Matthew Fisher, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • WSOC TV Charlotte - After nuclear debacle, utility asks to cut South Carolina rates - Meg Kinnard
  • ScandOil - Nuclear Lessons at North Sea Decommissioning Conference
  • Energy Voice Aberdeen - Oil and gas industry to hear nuclear decommissioning lessons - Alan Shields
  • New Energy Times - Head of U.K. Nuclear Fusion Center Concedes Inaccuracies - Steven B. Krivit
  • STA - Slovenska Tiskovna Agencija - Intl Atomic Energy Agency confirms Slovenia's emergency preparedness
  • Reuters - French utility EDF delays Tricastin reactors restart to early December - Bate Felix
  • SA Independent - Eskom will not defer units at Kusile power station to save costs - Siseko Njobeni
  • Daily Sabah - Turkey expected to invest 141B euros in energy by 2025
  • DOE - Secretary of Energy Rick Perry Congratulates 2017 Clean Energy Education & Empowerment (C3E) Awardees
  • NAS - Project Update: Disposal of Surplus Plutonium in the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant
  • NRC - NRC Approves Power Uprate For Peach Bottom Atomic Power Station
  • World Nuclear News - Regulators start technical assessment of UK HPR 1000
  • Trend News Agency - Erdogan: Turkey, Iran, Russia have common position on Syrian crisis solution - Rufiz Hafizoglu
  • NHK World - Disposal of radioactive waste begins in Fukushima
  • Mainichi Daily News - Hibakusha: Global push for nuclear abolition beacon of hope for aging A-bomb survivor
  • Jiji Press - A-Bomb Victims' Items Unveiled before Going to Oslo
  • Yonhap News - China's special envoy leaves for Pyongyang amid tensions over N.K. nukes
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea, U.S vow peaceful resolution to N.K. issue, seek sanctions, pressure - Koh Byung-joon
  • Yonhap News - N.K. declares nuclear negos impossible ahead of Chinese envoy's visit
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc. FR Document: 2017-24973 Citation: 82 FR 54340 PDF Page 54340
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Licenses and Radiation Safety Requirements for Irradiators FR Document: 2017-24987 Citation: 82 FR 54421 PDF Pages 54421-54422

    Thursday, November 16, 2017

  • Spokesman-Review - Letter: Hanford support - Kenneth R. Rodd, Spokane
  • Whistleblower Protection Blog - Proposed Grassley Amendment Important for Whistleblowers - Mary Jane Wilmoth
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - WIPP: 12,000 shipments since opening, 100 since April - Adrian C Hedden
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - WIPP Marks Milestone With 12,000th Safe Transuranic Waste Shipment - Submitted by Carol A. Clark
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - INL to restart test reactor - Kevin Trevellyan
  • Daily Californian - UC regents approve Los Alamos lab bid, review audit progress - Revati Thatte
  • DOE:EM - EM Update | Vol. 9, Issue 24 | Nov. 14, 2017
  • Tri-City Herald - DOE proposes faster ways to treat Hanford waste. Will it meet state standards? - Annette Cary
  • OPB.org - Who's Watching Hanford? EPA Presence Dwindling - Anna King
  • AP News - Criticism of US sanctions returns in Iran after earthquake - NASSER KARIMI and MOHAMMAD NASIRI
  • AP News - China renews call for North Korea, US 'freeze-for-freeze'
  • AP News - Trump: China agrees NKorea nuclear weapon freeze not enough - Matthew Pennington
  • AP News - The Latest: Trump says US, China agree on NKorea nukes
  • Bloomberg - A Russian Power Play in Belarus - Ladka Mortkowitz Bauerova
  • Bloomberg - Nothing Trump Does Can Save Coal - Barry Ritholtz
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-SCE&G to cut electricity rates after failed nuclear project - Nallur Sethuraman in Bengaluru and Scott DiSavino in New York
  • Reuters - U.S. grid regulator: interim plan could aid nuke, coal plants for years - Timothy Gardner
  • Reuters - Trump to tap nuclear industry lobbyist for U.S. Energy Dept job - Eric Walsh
  • Reuters - U.S. PJM power grid proposes new energy price model, costs may rise - Scott DiSavino
  • Reuters - German Greens want last nuclear weapons withdrawn: document - Hans-Edzard Busemann
  • Yonhap News - U.S. unlikely to seek S. Korea's permission to strike N. Korea: ex-negotiator - hague@yna.co.kr
  • Lancaster Intelligencer Journal - Peach Bottom nuclear plant operator fails drug test - Ad Crable
  • BBC - Wales' first nuclear research centre opens at Bangor Uni
  • Daily Post North Wales - Wales' first nuclear research institute opens in Bangor - Hywel Trewyn
  • Reuters UK - China-designed UK nuclear reactor plan clears first assessment stage - Susanna Twidale
  • Maldon and Burnham Standard - Regulators begin next phase in plans for Chinese-designed reactor at Bradwell B - Rebecca Creed
  • Copenhagen Post - Maersk dragging its feet over radioactive waste - Stephen Gadd
  • Union of Concerned Scientists - Congress Should Pass Bill Establishing Policy that US Will Not Use Nuclear Weapons First - Lisbeth Gronlund
  • Fin24 CapeTown - To save Eskom from ruin, SA should ditch nuclear plan and cut coal power - study
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Eskom is set to make massive loss, report shows - Chris Yelland, EE Publishers, and Yolandi Groenewald, Fin24
  • SA Independent - Eskom taking 'bold steps' to shift company's reputation
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Eskom: Caught between a bailout and a tariff hike - Yolandi Groenewald
  • Business Day South Africa - Eskom executives face barrage of questions at Nersa hearings on 20% tariff increase - Charlotte Mathews
  • CM Mining Weekly - Eskom's 'business-as-usual' tariff application comes under fire - Terence Creamer
  • Creamer Media's Engineering News - Eskom executives, managers to undergo lifestyle, conflict of interest audits – interim CEO - Anine Kilian
  • Charleston Post and Courier - SCE&G wants to collect $29.5 million a month for failed S.C. nuclear reactors - Andrew Brown
  • Times LIVE-Johannesburg - Nuclear chief accuses foes of robbery‚ fake Twitter account
  • GAO - Plutonium Disposition: Observations on DOE and Army Corps Assessments of the Mixed Oxide Fuel Fabrication Facility Contract, GAO-18-122R
  • Aiken Standard - MOX construction funding earns House vote - Thomas Gardiner
  • Japan Times - Nine nuclear reactors in Japan use products manufactured by steelmaker that admitted faking quality data
  • Utility Dive - US eyes safety rules for small modular reactors, as nuclear touted at UN climate meeting - Robert Walton
  • Utility Dive - PPL Corp. to shutter 2 older coal-fired units in Kentucky - Robert Walton
  • FOX43 York, PA - Peach Bottom nuclear plant control room operator fails drug test - Keith Schweigert
  • POWERmag - Dominion to Seek 80-Year Lifetime for North Anna Nuclear Reactors - Sonal Patel
  • Wall Street Journal - Scana Proposes to Lower Rates After Ending Nuclear Plant Project - Allison Prang
  • E&E Daily - GRID: PJM proposes new power market reform to boost coal and nuclear - Rod Kuckro
  • Western Gazette - EDF Energy says 'radioactive' mud from Hinkley Point poses no threat to human health or environment - Michael Taylor
  • Korea Herald - [News Focus] Pohang quake to bolster talks on Moon's nuke-free vision - Bae Hyun-jung
  • NEWS10 ABC, Albany, NY - Saratoga Co. train tracks being updated for future transport of radioactive materials - Lauren Linder
  • Power Engineering International - Areva NP in nuclear fuel development JV - Tildy Bayar
  • Sputnik News - MEPhI Researchers Propose Safer Nuclear 'Reactors of the Future'
  • WACH FOX 57 Columbia SC - SCE&G to 'propose solution' on issues tied to failed nuclear job - Brian Mcconchie
  • ABC Columbia - Utility Ratepayer Protection Bills Move Forward to House Judiciary Committee - Gabrielle Franklin
  • Kallanish Energy - EDF's French nuclear output down 3.8TWh
  • Asahi Shimbun - Wild boars roam ghost town near Fukushima No. 1 nuclear plant - Tetsuro Takehana
  • ConstructionNews UK - Nuclear pipeline cranks up pressure on concrete supply - Jeremy Greenwood
  • channel Nine Sydney - Fight against WA uranium mine in court
  • E&E Daily - DOE: Trump taps nuke lobbyist for congressional relations - Christa Marshall and Sam Mintz
  • ESI Africa - S.Africa: Anti-nuke activists to take to streets in JHB
  • Gulf Daily News - Enec in major nuclear plant construction milestone
  • Aiken Standard - Advisory board hears new SRS technology, dangerous radiation at November meeting - Thomas Gardiner
  • IAEA - IAEA Reviews Slovenia's Emergency Preparedness and Response Framework - Ljubljana
  • Natural Gas World - Belgium Must Decide between Gas and Nuclear - Koen Mortelmans
  • World Nuclear News - IAEA sees continuous improvement in safety at Borssele
  • World Nuclear News - Regulators start technical assessment of UK HPR 1000
  • World Nuclear News - US test reactor resumes operations
  • WTVY Dothan - Farley Nuclear opens new Joint Information Center - Lauren Linahan
  • Patriot Ledger - Pilgrim Nuclear to test emergency-alert system Thursday - Erin Tiernan
  • Yonhap News - Energy minister visits nuclear reactors following earthquakes - ejkim@yna.co.kr
  • International Business Times UK - What is Kilopower? Nasa's space nuclear reactor could be the key to colonising Mars - India Ashok
  • Daily News Egypt - Parliament approves Dabaa nuclear plant contracts - Mohamed Farag
  • Energy Collective - New Milestones Achieved for SMR Development - Dan Yurman
  • Scranton Times-Tribune - Keep coal, nukes online - Terry Jarrett
  • RT - Netanyahu threatens Israel will 'act alone' against Iran in Syria
  • Asharq Al-Awsat - Iran Earthquake Raises Concern over Nuclear Plant
  • Charleston Post and Courier - SCE&G wants customers to pay $29.5 million a month for failed S.C. nuclear reactors - Andrew Brown
  • Charleston Post and Courier - SCANA shareholders, not customers, to pay for South Carolina power plant purchase - John McDermott
  • WLTX Columbia, SC - SCE&G Offering Rate Cuts in Wake of VC Summer Debacle
  • WCBD News 2, Charleston, SC - SCE&G proposes $4.8 billion solution to replace new nuclear project
  • WACH FOX 57 Columbia SC - SCE&G Unveils Plans to Cut Rates After Nuclear Fall Out - Lena Pringle
  • Greentech Media - South Carolina Electric & Gas has a Plan to Replace Its Abandoned Nuclear Project - Emma Foehringer Merchant
  • WFAE NPR Charlotte - SCE&G Offers To Cut Rates, Absorb Costs Of Failed Nuclear Plant - David Boraks
  • Reuters UK - UPDATE 1-SCE&G to cut electricity rates after failed nuclear project - Nallur Sethuraman in Bengaluru and Scott DiSavino in New York
  • BelTA - Belarusian delegation visits Russian nuclear power plant to study security practices
  • Washington Post - Russia has deployed a banned nuclear missile. Now the U.S. threatens to build one. - Josh Rogin
  • Maritime Herald - Castor Transport Reaches Neckarwestheim
  • Lower Hudson Journal - Astorino drops Indian Point lawsuits - Joseph Spector
  • TASS - Russia's Borei-class advanced submarines
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - TVA employees get average $10,970 year-end bonus - Dave Flessner
  • Florence Morning News, SC - Duke Energy leader speaks in Florence, says company will continue to invest in progress - Jessica Imbimbo
  • Film Journal - Film Review: Atomic Homefront--A compelling, infuriating documentary about the nuclear-waste crisis taking place in North St. Louis County, Missouri - Nick Schager
  • Oak Ridger - OR seeks postponment of Y-12 project's start date - Ben Pounds
  • Energy and Carbon - Spain coal decree shows potentially costly intervention in power markets - Gerard Wynn and Paolo Coghe
  • FITSNews.com, SC - SCANA To Unveil Modest Rate Cuts
  • DOE - DOE Approves Long-Delayed New England Infrastructure and Clean Energy Project
  • USGS - M 5.8 - 121km SE of Hachijo-jima, Japan
  • IAEA - Establishing Radiation Protection Strategies in Uruguay: National Workshop on Medical Exposure - A. Nader, IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security
  • Mainichi Daily News - Hibakusha: Nagasaki doctor feels growing urgency for elimination of nuclear weapons
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Top5 on Fin24: Report shows massive loss for Eskom, and day two for Zimbabwe's 'soft coup'
  • Fin24 CapeTown - What the hijacking of SA's Treasury means for the economy - Seán Mfundza Muller
  • Bellona - Report says Rosatom will take over Arctic development – vastly increasing role of icebreakers - Charles Digges
  • BelTA - AtomEco 2017 to highlight environmentally friendly future energy solutions
  • BelTA - Belarus' National Academy of Sciences elects six foreign members
  • Yonhap News - China reaffirms support for 'freeze for freeze' in resolving N.K. nuclear issue
  • The Hindu - An unsafe world - Garimella Subramaniam
  • Observer-Reporter, PA - What will Smith supervisors do?

    Wednesday, November 15, 2017

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Trump's budget chief says funding for Yucca Mountain was his idea - Debra J. Saunders
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - Letter: Trump on right track with Yucca Mountain - Peter Bresler, Los Osos
  • Newark Advertiser - Former soldier defies the odds to Ride To The Wall
  • Fedweek - DoD Bill Continues Focus on Whistleblower Protections
  • AllAfrica - South Africa: Probe Into Eskom Whistle Blower Killing Deferred - Anna Ntabane
  • E&E Daily - INTERIOR: Whistleblower files lawsuit for info on staff moves - Michael Doyle
  • Huffington Post blog - Whistleblower Sues Interior Department For Information On Staff Shuffle - Chris D'Angelo
  • Agri-Pulse - DOE: Savannah River illegally retaliated against whistleblower - Sandra Cowherd
  • KIFI Idaho Falls - INL resumes TREAT operations
  • Lab Manager - 'Criticality' Experiments Enhance Nuclear Safety, Security and Effectiveness - Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
  • AP News - AP Explains: What's the deal with the Uranium One deal? - Matthew Lee
  • Bloomberg - Koch-Funded Group Prods Trump's EPA to Say Climate Change Not a Risk - Ari Natter
  • Bloomberg - Britain Exposes in Public Fashion the Extent of Russian Meddling - Kitty Donaldson and Giles Turner
  • Bloomberg - Clinton Uranium 'Scandal' Doesn't Have Much Fuel - Tobin Harshaw
  • Bloomberg - China's Energy Gorilla Will Eat Less and Do More - Liam Denning
  • Reuters - France, Germany urge more action on climate after US pullout - Markus Wacket, Nina Chestney
  • Reuters - Europe could be next mission for Merkel's 'Mr Fix It' - Noah Barkin
  • Reuters - Finnish reactor owner wins another partial victory in dispute with Areva - Jussi Rosendahl, Tuomas Forsell
  • Reuters - South Korea postpones university exam after rare earthquake - Christine Kim, Cynthia Kim
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-EDF says longer reactor outages may weigh on 2018 earnings - Geert De Clercq
  • Reuters - Senate committee questions Trump's nuclear authority - Patricia Zengerle
  • Reuters - Despite EU caution, France pursues tough line on Iran missile program - John Irish
  • Reuters - UPDATE 3-Owner of Finnish nuclear reactor may seek further compensation - Lefteris Karagiannopoulos
  • Reuters - EDF unions warn of French power blackout risk this winter - Geert De Clercq
  • New York Times - A Radioactive Cloud Wafts Over Europe, With Russia as Chief Suspect - Alan Cowell
  • NPR - For Some Native Americans, Uranium Contamination Feels Like Discrimination - Laurel Morales
  • Yonhap News - Nuclear reactors unaffected by magnitude 5.5 earthquake: KHNP
  • Yonhap News - Earthquake strikes southeastern Korea Greentech Media
  • Greentech Media - DOE Official: Agency ‘Confident’ FERC Will Approve a Coal, Nuclear Pricing Rule - Julia Pyper
  • The Conversation - Subsidizing coal and nuclear power could drive customers off the grid - Joshua M. Pearce, Professor, Michigan Technological University
  • E&E Daily - ENERGY POLICY: Nuclear frets about 'marriage of convenience' with coal - Sam Mintz and Dylan Brown
  • KOMO Seattle - Hanford workers finish stabilizing collapsed nuke waste tunnel - Nicholas K. Geranios
  • NW News Network - Partially Collapsed Hanford Tunnel Filled With Grout - Anna King
  • Seattle Times - Millions of miles logged to deliver waste to U.S. nuclear dump - AP
  • Lincoln Journal Star - Workers repair hydrogen leak at Cooper Nuclear power plant - Associated Press
  • Forbes blog - Could Judge's Ruling Cause PG&E To Rethink Closing Diablo Canyon Nuclear Plant? - Rod Adams
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - Letter: In Diablo Canyon case, judge’s denial of $85 million is ‘poetic justice' - Richard Placak, Atascadero
  • WSAV News 3 Savannah, GA - House panel advances bills to clean up S. Carolina nuke mess - Associated Press
  • Japan Times - Government-linked events to win support on nuclear waste disposal sites tempted students with rewards
  • WSET ABC Lynchburg, VA - Dominion seeking to renew nuclear reactor license - Associated Press
  • Omaha World-Herald - Hydrogen leak at Cooper nuclear plant Tuesday is 'no threat to the public,' NPPD says - Cole Epley
  • Bristol Herald Courier, VA - Workers find hydrogen leak at Cooper Nuclear power plant
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - OF NUCLEAR MATTERS: Cleaning-up Pilgrim--How high a cancer risk should we accept? - Jim and Mary Lampert
  • WVLA Baton Rouge, LA - GOHSEP to lead nuclear prevention exercise on Mississippi River - Norman Dotson
  • IAEA - Researcher Wins IAEA Nuclear Fusion Prize for Physics Insight into Reaching High-Performance Operation in Fusion Devices - Matteo Barbarino, IAEA Department of Nuclear Sciences and Applications; Miklos Gaspar, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Philippine Business Daily Mirror - Energy dept, Rosatom ink pact on nuclear energy development - Lenie Lectura
  • All Things Nuclear - UCS to Nuclear Regulatory Commission: Big THANKS! - Dave Lochbaum, director, Nuclear Safety Project
  • The State, SC - Shuttered nuclear site needs maintenance, SC governor says - Sammy Fretwell
  • WLTX Columbia, SC - Lawmakers File Bills Requiring SCANA To Pay Back Ratepayers - Loren Thomas
  • WACH Columbia, SC - Lawmakers pass proposed bills despite concerns from Santee Cooper - Jamal Goss
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Customers could get $1.7 billion utility refund if some S.C. lawmakers get their way - Andrew Brown
  • Aiken Standard - Guest editorial: Pass legislative plan to protect ratepayers
  • WIS-TV Columbia, SC - Ratepayers could get refunded, as bills clear first step to becoming law - Ashleigh Holland
  • WJLA, Washington D.C. - Dominion seeks to renew license of nuclear reactor near epicenter of 2011 earthquake AP
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Dominion doubles down in bid for 80-year reactor licenses - Sam Mintz
  • The Hill blog - OpEd: It's time for America to resume nuclear testing - Robert R. Monroe, vice admiral, U.S. Navy (Ret.), is former director of the Defense Nuclear Agency Sputnik News
  • Sputnik News - End of Cooperation With Russia Weakens Protection Against Nuclear Terror
  • Philippine Daily Inquirer - PH, Russia eye floating, land-based nuclear plants - Daxim L. Lucas, Ronnel W. Domingo
  • SA Independent - SA-Russia mum on nuclear project after Pretoria meeting - Jonisayi Maromo
  • New Indian Express - India pushing for Jaitapur nuclear plant despite cost escalation - IANS
  • World Nuclear News - Demolition of chimney at Italian plant completed
  • World Nuclear News - Russia and Philippines agree to nuclear cooperation
  • World Nuclear News - Leningrad II-2 reactor vessel arrives at construction site
  • Energy Collective - DoE’s Coal And Nuclear Subsidy Could Cost U.S. Economy $10.6 Billion Per Year. Is America Great Again Yet? - Silvio Marcacci, Communications Director at Energy Innovation
  • The Ferret Scotland - MoD under fire over new nuclear facilities on the Clyde - Rob Edwards
  • Mainichi Daily News - A-bombed cities' mayors invited to Nobel Peace Prize ceremony
  • The State, SC - Lawmaker targets SCANA executives’ ‘golden parachutes' after nuclear fiasco - Avery G. Wilks
  • Tri-City Herald - Where should Hanford be regulated from —Seattle or Tri-Cities? - Annette Cary
  • Al-Monitor - Congress moves bill jeopardizing Iran nuclear deal - Bryant Harris
  • Energy Voice Aberdeen - One metre a week sees slow demoboition of 650 tonne Sellafield chimney - Alan Shields
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Zuma’s allies are once again gung-ho about nuclear. Will they get their way?
  • ICIS - Subsidised gas-fired power needed to replace Belgian nuclear –TSO - Herman Moestue
  • KRQE News 13 Albuquerque - WIPP hits milestone shipment of nuclear waste Omaha World-Herald
  • Omaha World-Herald - Wind farm in Kimball, Nebraska, is being decommissioned, but a new one will rise on the same site in 2018 - Cole Epley
  • Reuters UK - Finland's TVO says wins another partial award in Olkiluoto arbitration Jussi Rosendahl and Tuomas Forsell Savannah Morning News
  • Savanna Morning News - ‘Dirty Dozen’ list highlights Georgia’s water pollution issues - Mary Landers
  • NBC Miami - FPL Wants Customers to Pay for $200 Million Clean-Up By Tony Pipitone Southern Alliance for Clean Energy
  • Southern Alliance for Clean Energy - Customers Potentially on the Hook for Over $200 million in Environmental Clean up Costs at Turkey Point Plant - Jennifer Rennicks
  • Bridgwater Mercury - Bridgwater's last remaining mud-horse fisherman says Hinkley is sinking his business
  • Toronto Star - Canada's coal phase-out alliance unfazed by opposing U.S. position, federal environment minister says - Alex Ballingall
  • Creamer Media's Engineering News - Study urges Eskom to accelerate station decommissioning, curtail Kusile to shore up solvency - Terence Creamer
  • Public Citizen - Senate to Vote on MSHA Head Nominee With Alarming Worker Safety Record - Statement of Shanna Devine
  • DOE - DOE National Laboratory Resumes Operation of U.S. Transient Test Reactor GAO
  • GAO - Plutonium Disposition: Observations on DOE and Army Corps Assessments of the Mixed Oxide Fuel Fabrication Facility Contract GAO-18-122R USGS
  • USGS - M 5.4 - 9km WNW of Hoko, South Korea google
  • IAEA - Links between Climate Change, Land, Energy, and Water highlighted at IAEA-UN Event at COP23 Ayhan Evrensel, IAEA Department of Nucelar Energy; Jennet Orayeva , IAEA Department of Nucelar Energy
  • Trend News Agency - Liquidity’s increasing trend continues in Iran - Fatih Karimov
  • Trend News Agency - Arab League is voting for …what? - Azer Ahmadbayli
  • NHK World - 'Comfort women' issue debated at UN rights council
  • NHK World - 40 years since abduction of Megumi Yokota
  • Japan Times - Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum send A-bomb items to Oslo for exhibition coinciding with Nobel award ceremony
  • Jiji Press - Hiroshima, Nagasaki Mayors Invited to Nobel Peace Prize Ceremony
  • Jiji Press - 9 N-Reactors in Japan Use Kobe Steel Products
  • Fin24 CapeTown - NECSA says its chair targeted in 'surgically executed robbery'
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Zwane says he'll support 'collective' on nuclear deal - Amanda Khoza
  • Fin24 CapeTown - EXCLUSIVE: Eskom's cash dries up - Yolandi Groenewald and Chris Yelland
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Rule Miscellaneous Corrections FR Document: 2017-24259 Citation: 82 FR 52823 PDF Pages 52823-52826
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Proposed Rule Emergency Preparedness Requirements for Small Modular Reactors and Other New Technologies FR Document: 2017-24672 Citation: 82 FR 52862 PDF Page 52862
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Guidance: Standard Review Plan for Spent Fuel Dry Storage Systems and Facilities FR Document: 2017-24734 Citation: 82 FR 52944 PDF Pages 52944-52945
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Transfer Applications: Wolf Creek Generating Station FR Document: 2017-24663 Citation: 82 FR 52946 PDF Pages 52946-52949
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Transfers: Exelon Generation Co., LLC to James A. FitzPatrick Nuclear Power Plant FR Document: 2017-24697 Citation: 82 FR 52945 PDF Pages 52945-52946
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings: Advisory Committee On Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on Planning and Procedures FR Document: 2017-24703 Citation: 82 FR 52944 PDF Page 52944

    Tuesday, November 14, 2017

  • Los Alamos Monitor - LANL Foundation brings science to classrooms - Wren Propp
  • Oak Ridge Today - Public hearing for renewal of hazardous waste permit at ORNL on Nov. 30 - John Huotari
  • Phys.org - 'Criticality' experiments enhance nuclear safety, security and effectiveness - Nolan O'Brien
  • Tri-City Herald - Risk reduced. Partially collapsed Hanford radioactive waste tunnel stabilized - Annette Cary
  • KHQ Spokane - Hanford workers finish stabilizing collapsed tunnel - Nicholas K. Geranios
  • KEPR Pasco - Hanford board says billions more needed for nuke cleanup - Associated Press
  • KTUL, Tulsa, OK - BROKEN ARROW, OK: BA High School to host atomic bomb survivors Tuesday - Ashley Ellis
  • PR Newswire - A fast reactor system to shorten the lifetime of long-lived fission products - Tokyo Institute of Technology
  • E&E Daily - OIL AND GAS: Dems revive whistleblower protection bill - Sam Mintz
  • Belfast Telegraph - UK needs to change its whistleblower culture and assist people brave enough to report wrongdoing
  • AP News - Could anyone stop Trump from launching nukes? The answer: No - Robert Burns
  • Bloomberg - South Africa's Debt Costs Leap on Record 3.3 Billion-Rand Sale - Colleen Goko
  • Bloomberg - Editorial: Germany Is Burning Too Much Coal--Its reputation as a leader on climate change is not entirely deserved
  • Bloomberg - China Is Over Coal, Bored With Oil as It Charts Green Future - Dan Murtaugh
  • Bloomberg - South African Banks Prepare for Worst as Junk Rating Looms - Renee Bonorchis
  • Bloomberg - Deadly Air Pollution Becomes a Common Enemy for Rivals India and Pakistan - Chris Kay and Iain Marlow
  • DOE:IG - Special Report: DOE-OIG-18-08, Department of Energy's Implementation of the Digital Accountability and Transparency Act of 2014
  • Reuters - U.S. would welcome new EU sanctions on Iran: official - Gabriela Baczynska
  • Reuters - Total chief says would have to review Iran gas deal if new sanctions arose - Bate Felix in Paris and Parisa Hafezi in Ankara
  • Reuters - Russia and Turkey to launch first Akkuyu reactor in 2023: Putin - Olesya Astakhov
  • Reuters - North Korea nuclear arsenal too developed to destroy quickly, says Moon - Christine Kim
  • Reuters - Protesters disrupt U.S. pro-coal event at U.N. climate talks - Alister Doyle, Laurie Goering
  • BBC - Senate committee questions Trump nuclear authority
  • BBC - Justice Dept weighs inquiry into Clintons and Uranium One
  • Korea Herald - US nuclear envoy hopes N. Korea not to start provocations
  • Yonhap News - Moon says 'all' will be possible following nuclear freeze of N. Korea
  • Yonhap News - U.S. nuclear envoy hopes N. Korea not to start provocations
  • USGS - USGS Estimates 40 Million Pounds of Potential Uranium Resources in Parts of Texas, New Mexico and Oklahoma
  • WTOP - Dominion wants to keep Va. nuclear plants online until 2060 - Jeff Clabaugh
  • Utility Dive - Dominion Virginia to pursue relicensing of North Anna nuke - Robert Walton
  • World Nuclear News - Second licence renewal for Virginia units
  • World Nuclear News - IEA notes nuclear's role in meeting sustainability goals
  • World Nuclear News - IAEA concludes Belgian research reactor safety review
  • Wall Street Journal - Does Nuclear Power Have a Robust Future in the U.S.?
  • Daily Princetonian - Nuclear weapons programs carry massive risks, experts say at U. panel - Benjamin Ball
  • Platts - Dominion to seek second license renewal for North Anna reactors in Virginia - Elaine Hiruo
  • Greentech Media - Evidence Mounts That Coal, Nuclear Interests Influenced Perry's Grid Resiliency Rule - Jeff St. John
  • New Jersey On-Line - South Jersey nuclear reactor producing electricity again - Bill Gallo Jr.
  • Business Insider - Activists to appeal new South African nuclear plant decision - Reuters
  • Democracy Now! - Special Report: Revolt at Trump's Pro-Coal, Pro-Nuclear & Pro-Gas Panel Rocks U.N. Climate Summit
  • WCBD News 2, Charleston, SC - Graham plans to take nuclear project concerns to Trump - mauricetmiller
  • Florida Times-Union - Guest Column: Georgia needs to stop corporate welfare on nuclear plant - Debbie Dooley, David Staples
  • Platts - Global nuclear capacity to rise to 516 GW by 2040: IEA - Oliver Adelman
  • Business Today India - India Inc's nuclear energy dreams get a fillip - PB Jayakumar
  • Financial Times - French minister turns up heat on EDF over shift to renewables - Anne-Sylvaine Chassany and David Keohane in Paris
  • Platts - French nuclear output keeps trailing 2016 as EDF again delays two reactors - Andreas Franke
  • Corpus Christi Caller Times - Nuclear – the forgotten energy source - Corpus Christi
  • ABS-CBN News - Russia says to help PH build nuclear power infrastructure
  • Petra News Agency - JAEC considers building two small integrated nuclear reactors
  • Slovak Spectator - Notices may threaten operation of Bohunice nuclear power plant
  • Times of India Business News - German nuclear plant outages and restarts - Reuters
  • Creamer Media's Engineering News - Environmental activists to appeal enviro authorisation for proposed new nuclear power station - Megan van Wyngaardt
  • Cape Town Bizcommunity - Eco warriors tackle proposed nuclear power station
  • Romania Insider - Romanian nuclear power producer more than doubles profit
  • New Delhi Citizen - India Should Halt Further Expansion of its Nuclear Power Program - A. Gopalakrishnan
  • International Business Times UK - Scottish nuclear landmark on cusp of being torn down - James Hetherington
  • BBC - Approval sought for Dounreay dome demolition
  • Burlington Hawk Eye - Ammunition plant workers recognized for dangerous service - Julia Mericle
  • Arka News Agency, Armenia - Personnel purges launched at Armenian Nuclear Power Plant - newspaper
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - Here's who should pay to shut down Diablo Canyon – and it's not you and me - Phil Dirkx
  • Omaha World-Herald - Half of OPPD's energy will come from renewable sources by 2020, CEO says - Cole Epley
  • Miami New Times - FPL Wants to Charge $200 Million to Fix Water Pollution It Ignored for Years, Environmentalists Say - Jerry Iannelli
  • TASS - Expert says small NPP construction in north Yakutia requires investments in infrastructure
  • Energy Voice Aberdeen - Skyline to change forever as Dounreay's iconic 'golf ball' set to vanish - Alistair Munro
  • Sanatoga Post, PA - Mock Nuclear Emergency Drill Opens Today - Joe Zlomek
  • Platts - German Greens reject coal closure compromise as deadline approaches: reports - Andreas Franke
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Zwane says he'll support 'collective' on nuclear deal - Amanda Khoza
  • E&E Daily - TECHNOLOGY: Panel to vote on bipartisan nuclear energy, science bills - Christa Marshall
  • Orlando Political Observer - GWEN GRAHAM: NO MORE ZAPPING FLORIDIANS WITH OUTRAGEOUS UTILITY TAXES calls for repeal of "Nuclear Recovery Tax" and ban on proposed "Fracking Tax" - Leon Aprile
  • DOE - Secretary of Energy Rick Perry Announces Expanded Partnership Opportunities with the National Laboratories
  • GAO - Nuclear Weapons: NNSA Needs to Determine Critical Skills and Competencies for Its Strategic Materials Programs GAO-18-99
  • NAS - Project Update: Review of the Health Effects in Vietnam Veterans of Exposure to Herbicides–Eleventh Biennial Update
  • IAEA - IAEA Now Has More Inspection Powers in Iran, Increased Knowledge of Its Nuclear Programme – Director General - Fredrik Dahl, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - Director General's Remarks on Iran, the JCPOA and the IAEA - Cambridge Massachusetts USA, Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs John F. Kennedy School of Government
  • IAEA - IAEA Concludes Safety Review at BR2 Research Reactor in Belgium - Mol Belgium
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - East Asia Summit to censure N. Korea's nuclear program - Takeyuki Hitokoto
  • Press TV - Iran envoy: Latest IAEA report contradicts US JCPOA claims
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards FR Document: 2017-24595 Citation: 82 FR 52746 PDF Pages 52746-52747
  • Florence Morning News, SC - Letter: Spent fuel disposal is not an engineering problem - Lawrence D. Weber, Quinby
  • Hollywood Reporter - Atomic Homefront': St. Louis Residents Fire Back at EPA Over Local Nuclear Waste
  • Brattleboro Reformer, VT - Letter: Beware the NorthStar plan - Gary Sachs, Brattleboro
  • Chillicothe Gazette - Energy Department defends Piketon disposal cell to Chillicothe City Council - Chris Balusik

    Monday, November 13, 2017

  • High Country News - Book Review: How to know what we don't know about natural disasters - Ben Goldfarb
  • PennEnergy - Frustration sets in after coal mine health study suspended - Michael Virtanen
  • KFIZ, Fond du Lac, WI - Johnson Sponsored Whistleblower Law
  • Pahrump Valley Times - Nevada's Adam Laxalt wraps up statewide tour in Pahrump - Daria Sokolova
  • PV Times - site:pvtimes.com/news/ Daria Sokolova
  • Statesman Journal - Hanford Nuclear Reservation board says more money needed to meet cleanup deadlines - Associated Press
  • Tri-City Herald - Hanford leaders need to face public in person, board reiterates - Annette Cary
  • Augusta Chronicle - Savannah River Remediation wins award for tank closure project
  • Bloomberg - South Africa Tests Investor Appetite With Its Biggest Bond Auction Yet - Robert Brand
  • Bloomberg - France's Famous Nuclear Juggling Act - Chris Bryant
  • Bloomberg - Over 400 Dead From Earthquake in Iran-Iraq Border Area - Nasser Karimi and Amir Vahdat
  • Reuters - Timeline: World's 14 deadliest earthquakes of last decade - Kieran Guilbert
  • Reuters - Activists to appeal new South African nuclear plant decision - Wendell Roelf
  • Reuters - Iran sticks to key limits of nuclear deal: U.N. watchdog report - Shadia Nasralla
  • Reuters - France raises prospect of new sanctions on Iran over ballistic program - John Irish
  • Reuters - UPDATE 2-EDF scraps cash flow goal on nuclear outages, shares slump - Geert De Clercq
  • Reuters - France's EDF sets new 2018 EBITDA target - Dominique Vidalon
  • Reuters - Activists to appeal new South African nuclear plant decision - Wendell Roelf
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-Bottlenecks at suppliers, regulator to delay EDF reactor restarts - source - Geert De Clercq
  • Reuters - Commentary: The truth behind the U.S. show of force in Asia - Peter Apps
  • University of Minnesota - UMN Expert: President's authority to use nuclear weapons - Mark Bell, Assistant Professor of Political Science at the University of Minnesota
  • Financial Times - EDF shares drop on falling demand and nuclear outages - David Keohane in Paris and Nicholas Megaw in London
  • Platts - French nuclear output keeps trailing 2016 as EDF again delays two reactors - Andreas Franke
  • Iranian Financial Tribune - AEOI Able to Reverse Nuclear Curbs
  • Iranian Financial Tribune - (Update) Iran Quake: Death Toll Rises to 407, With More Than 6,700 Injured
  • Iranian Financial Tribune - Foreign Investment in Iran Sees Tenfold Rise Post JCPOA
  • CBS News - Iran complying with nuclear deal, IAEA says
  • Times of Israel - UN watchdog says Iran in compliance with nuke deal - AFP
  • Sputnik News - Germany, UK, France Agree Iran Nuclear Deal Should be Preserved - Sigmar Gabriel
  • Tasnim News Agency - Tehran to Astound JCPOA Parties If Nuclear Deal Falls Through: Salehi
  • Tasnim News Agency - EU Ministers Voice Support for JCPOA
  • Richmond Times-Dispatch - Dominion seeking to renew nuclear licenses in Louisa County - Robert Zullo
  • FOX News - Improvements expected for nuclear missile system in Wyoming
  • Casper Star-Tribune - Improvements expected for nuclear missile system in Wyoming
  • Buffalo News - Editorial: Survivors of nuclear workers losing out
  • World Nuclear News - China and Vietnam to cooperate on nuclear safety
  • World Nuclear News - 'Anti-nuclear' Germany is Europe's biggest GHG emitter
  • World Nuclear News - Drilling begins in Canadian repository search
  • World Nuclear News - First Fuqing 5 steam generator installed
  • Foreign Affairs - Why Is Trump's Energy Department Lumping Coal and Nuclear Together? - Varun Sivaram and Madison Freeman
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Radioactive waste shrinks to one-50th the size with new tech--NGK's incineration method could be game-changer for nuclear power plants - Sora Takahashi
  • Mail & Guardian - Zuma's allies are once again gung-ho about nuclear. Will they get their way? - Keith Gottschalk
  • The South African - What could R1 trillion buy South Africa instead of a nuclear deal? - Tom Head
  • The Journal Pioneer - Henry Srebrnik: Things are getting worse in South Africa - Henry Srebrnik
  • Sowetan LIVE Johannesburg - Zuma distorting the nuke issue as he bows to power - Sabelo Ndlangisa
  • Daily Maverick - ANC Leadership Race: A diminishing spectrum of Zuma's nuclear options - Stephen Grootes
  • Buffalo News - Sons of nuclear worker file suit against federal government over cancer death - Thomas J. Prohaska
  • Norwich Evening News - Veteran claims three generations of family left with deformities due to nuclear test radiation exposure - Luke Powell
  • TASS - Over 5,000 troops participate in mock post-nuclear blast clean-up drill in southern Russia
  • Southeast Energy News - Utility says Georgia nuclear project's cost overruns, delays not its fault - Brye Steeves
  • NewsClick India - India Should Halt Further Expansion of its Nuclear Power Program--Nuclear safety is in jeopardy - A. GopalaKrishnan
  • BelTA - Belarus interested in further constructive cooperation with IAEA
  • Boston Herald - Analysis: Trump's tough talk has nukes on table--Committee eyes limits to power - Kimberly Atkins
  • London Times - Nuclear arsenal is here to stay, says ex-envoy Sir Rodric Braithwaite - Mark McLaughlin
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Fuel-removing device installed at Fukushima nuclear plant
  • Power Technology - CNSC evaluates Terrestrial Energy's IMSR nuclear reactor
  • Times of India Business News - French nuclear plant outages and restarts - Reuters
  • Aiken Standard - Area teachers tour facilities at SRS
  • Forces News - Three Generations Of One Family Affected By British Military Nuclear Testing
  • Maldon and Burnham Standard - Nuclear risk expert surprised by "old-fashoned" design of proposed Bradwell reactor - Joshua Searle
  • Maldon and Burnham Standard - Take a look behind the scenes as decommissioning continues at Bradwell power station - Rebecca Creed
  • PS News Canberra - Nuclear experts have reaction to security - The Australian Safeguards and Non-Proliferation Office
  • IAEA - First Meeting Between IAEA and Caribbean Community Climate Change Centre Takes Place - IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation IAEA Department of Nuclear Sciences and Applications
  • IAEA - IAEA Completes Nuclear Security Advisory Mission in Australia
  • IAEA - Conference on the Protection of Nuclear Material and Facilities Commences in Vienna - May Fawaz-Huber, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - Call for Papers: Abstracts for URAM-2018 Due 30 November - Irena Chatzis, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • Caj News Africa - Namibia on verge of global uranium production leadership - Dion Henrick
  • The Ferret Scotland - Trident nuclear safety reports suppressed by the Ministry of Defence - Rob Edwards
  • Utility Dive - South Carolina lawmakers aim to reform utility regulatory model in wake of V.C. Summer disaster - Peter Maloney
  • Dallas Morning News - $100 million Texas solar project on hold as Trump administration threatens tariff - Jeff Mosier
  • Utility Dive - Texas solar project on hold over looming tariff threat - Robert Walton
  • Reuters UK - TABLE-German energy usage seen up 1 pct this year - Vera Eckert
  • ArmsControlWonk - Brazil's Nuclear Program: Perceptions and Realities - Joshua Pollack
  • Daily Commercial News - House Speaker: Change laws after nuclear plant failure - Associated Press
  • Global Construction Review - Jordan agrees to buy little nuclear reactors from Rolls-Royce
  • Daily Energy Insider - Nuclear Energy Institute urges appeals court to uphold Illinois zero-emissions credit program - Kevin Randolph
  • UChicago News - A witness to atomic history--Ted Petry recounts world's first nuclear reaction at UChicago, 75 years later - Michael Drapa
  • Platts - Iberdrola applies to close remaining Spanish coal-fired power plants - Gianluca Baratti
  • Albuquerque Journal - Dueling power plays - Kevin Robinson-Avila
  • Vermont Journalism Trust - Entergy slams state plan to hire Vermont Yankee adviser - Mike Faher
  • UPI - Scientists make progress in quest for fusion energy - Brooks Hays
  • All Things Nuclear - Whose Finger Is on the Button? Nuclear Launch Authority in the United States and Other Nations - Eryn MacDonald, analyst
  • USGS - M 6.5 - 16km SE of Jaco, Costa Rica
  • USGS - M 5.8 - 294km ESE of Kamaishi, Japan
  • Trend News Agency - Quake in western Iran kills 430 (UPDATING) (PHOTO, VIDEO)
  • Asahi Shimbun - State creates 2nd 'hub' in no-entry zone around Fukushima plant - Noriyoshi Otsuki
  • Japan Times - EU to lift import restrictions on Fukushima rice and other Japanese foods from December
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - EU to relax restrictions on Fukushima rice imports
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Hibakusha seeks abolition at Vatican intl conference
  • Press TV - In pictures: Aftermath of earthquake in Iran & Iraq
  • House Western Caucus - Congressional National Monument Recommendations
  • Jerusalem Post - 'Netanyahu urged Obama to Bomb Iran' - Tovah Lazaroff
  • IHS Jane's 360 - US defence policy bill would allow path to cancel MOX plutonium de-weaponision project - Daniel Wasserbly
  • Cleveland Scene Weekly - Piketon Mayor Lashes out at Ohio EPA, Warns of Largest Nuclear Waste Landfill in Eastern U.S.
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals FR Document: 2017-24480 Citation: 82 FR 52335 PDF Pages 52335-52337
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Safeguards on Nuclear Material—Implementation of United States/International Atomic Energy Agency Agreement FR Document: 2017-24481 Citation: 82 FR 52334 PDF Pages 52334-52335
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Guidance: Vital Area Access Controls, Protection of Physical Security Equipment, and Key and Lock Controls; Withdrawal FR Document: 2017-24484 Citation: 82 FR 52337 PDF Pages 52337-52338
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on APR1400 FR Document: 2017-24434 Citation: 82 FR 52335 PDF Page 52335
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on Regulatory Policies and Practices FR Document: 2017-24433 Citation: 82 FR 52338 PDF Page 52338
  • Tennessee Valley Authority - Notice Meetings: Regional Energy Resource Council FR Document: 2017-24499 Citation: 82 FR 52353 PDF Page 52353

    Sunday, November 12, 2017

  • Global Research - Chemtrails: Aerosol and Electromagnetic Weapons in the Age of Nuclear War - Amy Worthington; Global Research 1 June 2004
  • EnviroNews - Radiation Cloud Over Europe, Not 'Harmless' to Those near Unknown Source, Nuclear Expert Says - Emerson Urry
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - UT Regents Postpone Vote On LANL Contract Proposal - University of Texas News
  • Tri-City Herald - 'Dangerous and destructive.' That's how board describes Hanford's funding trend - Annette Cary
  • Reuters - Iran rejects Macron call for talks on Iranian missiles - Dubai Newsroom
  • Washington Post - Radioactive cloud that covered Europe might be from Russia. Don't worry about it though. - Avi Selk
  • Epoch Times - Mysterious Radioactive Cloud Spotted Over Europe - Colin Fredericson
  • Japan Times - Hibakusha calls for abolition of nuclear weapons during Vatican speech
  • Eyewitness News Johannesburg - Eskom mum on whether nuclear energy has been given the green light - Mia Lindeque
  • Huffington Post South Africa - Zuma's Allies Are Once Again Gung-ho About Nuclear. Will They Get Their Way? - Keith Gottschalk
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Review: What nuclear fears can teach us about climate action - Curt Stager
  • CleanTechnica - "The Capitalist Tool" Just Trolled Trump Over Coal & Nuclear Energy - Tina Casey
  • Tri-City Herald - Jim Conca: America's nuclear dominance on the edge - Jim Conca
  • Xinhua News - Ukraine starts construction of nuclear waste storage facility in Chernobyl area
  • Japan Times - Tepco starts installing device to remove fuel assemblies at wrecked Fukushima nuclear plant
  • Herald Scotland - MoD under fire over plans for huge expansion of Scottish nuke bases - Rob Edwards
  • Financial Express - Russia eyes over 50% localisation for new Kudankulam nuclear reactors
  • Times of Israel - Syria's UN ambassador pans West for disregarding Israeli nukes
  • Daily News Egypt - Dabaa nuclear plant contracts expected to be signed next month - Mohamed Farag
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Editorial: Pass legislative plan to protect ratepayers
  • Charleston Post and Courier - The moment that helps explain how South Carolina lost its $9 billion nuclear power bet - Thad Moore
  • Times and Democrat, Orangeburg SC - SCE&G president pulls from Creston roots - Gene Zaleski
  • Augusta Chronicle - Georgia Power grilled during hearings about Vogtle reactors' costs - Tom Corwin
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Letter: Campbell questions - Eugene Platt, Gilmore Court, Charleston
  • Forbes blog - Author Of DOE Grid Reliability Study Describes Being Pressured To Fault Regulations - Jeff McMahon
  • Xinhua News - Iran acquires atomic battery technology: official
  • Tasnim News Agency - Sealing Part of Iran's Nuclear Facilities Temporary: AEOI Spokesman
  • Japan Times - EU to lift import restrictions on Fukushima rice, other Japanese foods, from December
  • Japan Today - EU lifts ban on some food from Japan imposed over nuclear disaster
  • Trend News Agency - New Atomic and Nuclear Physics laboratory established at Baku branch of Lomonosov Moscow State University (PHOTO)
  • Channel News Asia - Singapore to officially take over chairmanship at 31st ASEAN summit - Jalelah Abu Baker
  • Tehran Times - 'Preserving nuclear deal contingent upon Europe's commitment'
  • Tasnim News Agency - Iran to Establish EU Office in Tehran: VP
  • Global Research - Trump's CIA Is Laying the Groundwork for a Devastating War on Iran, with Help from Neocon Think Tank - Ben Norton
  • Herald Scotland - Black-out: MoD suddenly censors all Trident safety reports - Rob Edwards
  • Keene Sentinel - In Vermont Yankee deal, consider the environment - Amelia Shea
  • Japan Today - Toshiba eyes Y600 bil capital injection to prevent delisting
  • Asahi Shimbun - Spirits lifted by traditional fair restarted in Fukushima town - Tetsuro Takehana
  • Jiji Press - TEPCO Starts to Install Fuel-Removing Device at Fukushima N-Plant
  • Jiji Press - EU to Lift Import Restrictions on Fukushima Rice, Other Japanese Foods
  • Jiji Press - U.S. Military Begins Drill in Sea of Japan
  • Press TV - Iran rejects France's proposal for JCPOA renegotiation
  • Bellona - French institute says radioactive cloud came from Russia or Kazakhstan - Charles Digges
  • USGS - M 7.3 - 32km S of Halabjah, Iraq
  • CNN - Powerful earthquake in Iraq kills at least 61 in Iran - Darran Simon
  • Press TV - Over 100 people die in strong earthquake in northern Iraq: Iran emergency head
  • Press TV - Iran will astound JCPOA parties if nuclear deal collapses: Salehi
  • NHK World - EU to stop radiation check on Fukushima rice etc.

    Saturday, November 11, 2017

  • The Press, Millbury, OH - Soil from Luckey clean-up project not going to local landfill - by Larry Limpf
  • AP News - Frustration sets in after coal mine health study suspended - Michael Virtanen
  • RT - 'Tainted by association': CIA whistleblower says progressives kicked him off EU panel (VIDEO)
  • teleSUR - UK Lawyers Deleted Emails Regarding Assange Case
  • LA Monitor - University of Texas regents postpone LANL bid proposal - Jill McLaughlin
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Report Criticizes LANL Emergency Preparedness and Response Program - Maire O'Neill
  • Tri-City Herald - Siren at Hanford malfunctions. No emergency - Annette Cary
  • Reuters - South Korea, China agree to manage North Korea issue peacefully, in stable manner - Christine Kim, Ben Blanchard
  • UPI - Nuclear authorities: Traces of radioactivity in Europe traced to Russia - Allen Cone
  • Los Angeles Times - 'The Torture Report: A Graphic Adaptation' illustrates the grim reality of CIA interrogation techniques post 9/11 - Vera Castaneda
  • Forbes blog - Mysterious Radioactive Cloud Traced To Russia Or Kazakhstan - Eric Mack
  • Scout Press - Pakistan Could Have as Many As 130 Nuclear Weapons - Kyle Mizokami
  • Moneyweb.za - Will Zuma's allies get their way with nuclear? - Keith Gottschalk
  • Columbia Missourian - FACT CHECK: Is Chappelle-Nadal right when she says 'radioactive waste is killing our residents?' - Tateanna McCaskill and Riley Newton
  • Jackson County Floridan - Veteran recalls nuclear test - Deborah Buckhalter
  • News24 - March to Eskom against nuclear power station build - Derrick Spies
  • Eyewitness News Johannesburg - Earthlife Africa to march against nuclear at Eskom's Braamfontein offices - Mia Lindeque
  • The South African - Protesters gather in Johannesburg to march against R1trn nuclear deal - Tom Head
  • WABE, Atlanta, GA - Vogtle Critics Press Georgia Power On Nuclear Costs - Molly Samuel
  • Atlanta Journal-Constitution - Vogtle delays and cost overruns not our fault, Georgia Power CEO says - Michael E. Kanell
  • World Nuclear News - Non-OECD countries to lead nuclear growth: EIA
  • World Nuclear News - Contract signed for US advanced manufacturing centre
  • World Nuclear News - Etango study identifies capital savings
  • China Daily - Westinghouse eyes more cooperation in nuclear projects - Zheng Xin
  • Scout Press - Russia and America Are Conducting Massive Nuclear Exercises - Lyle J. Goldstein
  • Kincardine Canada - Bruce Power's Pierre Pilon receives Nuclear Excellence Award from WANO
  • Xinhua News - China urges IAEA to strive for universality of NPT, promote peaceful use of nuclear energy
  • Mehr News Agency - Israel's constant N-developments threatens security in ME
  • Lower Hudson Journal, NY - Indian Point reactor back up and running after six-day shutdown - Thomas C. Zambito
  • Platts - New York's Indian Point-3 reactor returns to 100% after week-long shutdown - Jim Ostroff
  • Manila Times - Russia eyes transportation, nuclear energy deals with PH - Llanesca T. Panti
  • Decatur Daily, AL - Hatton veteran helped defuse 1961 nuclear accident - Michael Wetzel
  • Charleston City Paper - After nuclear plant failure, bills pre-filed to stem utility influence and stop SCE&G payments--Stavrinakis and McCoy file bills - Posted by Adam Manno
  • Mehr News Agency - IAEA only source of verifying Tehran's compliance with nuclear obligations
  • Iranian Financial Tribune - European Union Determined to Preserve Nuclear Pact
  • Armenian News-NEWS.am - IAEA: Iran is subject to world's most robust nuclear verification regime
  • Sputnik News - Iran's Nuclear Program Growing Smaller Under IAEA Close Scrutiny – Amano
  • IAEA - IAEA Focused on Delivering Concrete Results, Director General Says at UN - Fredrik Dahl, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Reuters - EU and Iran defend nuclear deal, under fire from Trump - Mukhammadsharif Mamatkulov
  • India Times - French nuclear plant outages and restarts - Reuters
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - Letter: Seeking the truth about Diablo Canyon - Heather Matteson, San Luis Obispo, Diablo Canyon employee and a co-founder of MothersforNuclear.org
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Letter: Failed project - Emory P. Weisiger, Ridge Lake Drive, Manning
  • Vermont Public Radio - Entergy Objects To Conditions On PUC Consultant For Vermont Yankee Hearings - Howard Weiss-Tisman
  • ESI Africa - Necsa bags award for development programme
  • Pakistan Observer - World safest nuclear programme - Dr Muhammad Khan
  • E&E Daily - ENERGY MARKETS: 75 coal and nuclear power plants to close by 2020 – report - Sam Mintz
  • St. Louis Post-Dispatch - Editorial: Illinois electric ratepayers dodge a $400 million bullet
  • Los Angeles Times - A top secret desert assembly plant starts ramping up to build Northrop's B-21 bomber - Ralph Vartabedian, W.J. Hennigan and Samantha Masunaga
  • Fin24 - Africa's energy sector heavily impacted by economic crime - survey - Carin Smith
  • YourCentralValley Fresno, CA - PG&E Gets OK to Raise Rates by $200 Million - Bailey Miller
  • Japan Times - Book Review: 'Hiroshima Notes': Kenzaburo Oe on Hiroshima and the U.S. Occupation - Damian Flanagan
  • Jiji Press - EU to Lift Import Restrictions on Fukushima Rice, Other Japanese Foods
  • Press TV - US, Israel, Saudi seeking ways to destroy Iran nuclear deal: Analyst
  • Mainichi Daily News - 'Nuclear Cattle': Film on Fukushima farmers hits cinema screens
  • Energy Business Review - Top nuclear power producing countries
  • Euronews - View: Japan's lesson for Europe
  • CBC Manitoba - Nuclear Waste Management Organization starts drilling near Ignace, Ont. - Jeff Walters
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Cloud over Nevada waste dump was harmless steam, regulators say - Henry Brean
  • KING5 Seattle - 7 leaks found in Hanford's oldest double-walled tank
  • CBS St. Louis - EPA Closer to Making West Lake Decision
  • KXL 101FM, Portland, OR - Yakama Nation Joins Rally To Protect The Columbia River - Jacob Dean
  • KJZZ 91.5 FM, Tempe, Arizona - Some Cold War-Era Veterans May Be Entitled To Thousands In Compensation - Holliday Moore
  • Common Dreams - Don't Worry, Europe, Radioactive Cloud Likely From Russian Nuclear Plant Accident Deemed 'Harmless' - byJake Johnson
  • Common Dreams - What Craziness Is Going On in Saudi Arabia? - Eric Margolis
  • Netral News - European Authorities Release New Details on Radioactive Cloud in Europe
  • Xinhua News - Ukraine starts construction of nuclear waste storage facility in Chernobyl area

    Friday, November 10, 2017

  • TIME - Perchlorate: A Common Chemical May Be Unsafe for Pregnant Women and Babies. Here's What You Need to Know - Jamie Ducharme
  • Environmental Defense Fund health blog - Little follow-up when FDA finds high levels of perchlorate in food - Tom Neltner, J.D., is Chemicals Policy Director and Maricel Maffini, Ph.D., Consultant
  • Diocese of Salt Lake City - obit: Wesley B. Turner
  • Cape Cod Chronicle - Film Details Grassroots Effort To Close Vermont Yankee Power Plant - Tim Wood
  • Liberation - Old McCarthyism in new bottle
  • NextBigFuture - Molten Salt Nuclear Reactor that will make nuclear as cheap as natural gas passes first certification hurdle - Brian Wang
  • Bloomberg - U.S. Energy Regulator Lays Out Plan to Keep At-Risk Coal Online - Catherine Traywick and Rebecca Kern
  • Reuters - Russia's Rosatom hopes to win Saudi nuclear plants' tender - Denis Pinchuk
  • Reuters - EnBW plans to pay dividend for 2017 -CFO - Christoph Steitz
  • Reuters - EU and Iran defend nuclear deal, under fire from Trump - Mukhammadsharif Mamatkulov
  • BBC News - How the USSR tested the biggest nuclear bomb in history
  • UK Independent - Radioactive traces detected across Europe 'came from Russia' - Jon Sharman
  • The Guardian - Nuclear accident sends 'harmless' radioactive cloud over Europe - Ian Sample and Kim Willsher
  • Deutsche Welle - Harmless radioactive cloud spread over Europe from Russia or Kazakhstan
  • Euronews - Harmless radioactive cloud floating over Europe 'came from Russia' - Emma Beswick
  • Forbes blog - A Successful Nuclear Step For New Molten Salt Reactors - James Conca
  • Reuters - Pope, in change from predecessors, condemns nuclear arsenals for deterrence - Philip Pullella
  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - A mock reactor, a few expensive lasers, and the future of nuclear power in a Harmarville lab - Anya Litvak
  • Duke University Nicholas School of the Environment - Some Coal Ash from China Too Radioactive for Reuse - Avner Vengosh
  • WCBD News2 Mt. Pleasant, SC - Nuclear plant fallout, lawmakers file new bills - mauricetmiller
  • Trend News Agency - Zarif: Iran against production, use of nuclear weapons - Farhad Daneshvar
  • USA Today - Rick Perry's new energy proposal works for nuclear energy and the environment - Michael Shellenberger & Mark Nelson
  • Charleston Post and Courier - SCANA abandoning unfinished nuclear reactors by years end for $2 billion tax deduction - Andrew Brown
  • The State - Massive cranes coming down as nuke project goes silent - Sammy Fretwell
  • eNews Park Forest - Coalition Files FOIA Requests on Perry's Proposal That Would Bail Out Expensive Coal, Nuclear Plants - Brian Willis
  • Platts - US FERC chairman seeks to advance interim step to extend lifeline to baseload - Maya Weber, Jasmin Melvin
  • The Conversation - Zuma's allies are once again gung-ho about nuclear. Will they get their way?
  • IOL - 'Halt nuclear tender processes or we go to court' - NPOs - Nkosemntu Stuurman
  • San Diego Reader - Disposal of nuclear waste: think Camp Pendleton--Each state should manage its own spent fuel, says study lauded by experts - Don Bauder
  • BelTA - Belarus' report on spent fuel, radioactive waste management submitted to IAEA
  • BelTA - Belarus preparing strategy for management of spent fuel from nuclear power plant - CBC News
  • CBC Manitoba - Nuclear Waste Management Organization starts drilling near Ignace, Ont. - Jeff Walters
  • Mail & Guardian - Africa buys into nuclear dream - Lynley Donnelly
  • Business Day South Africa - Abide by nuclear procurement ruling or we go to court, state told - Linda Ensor
  • Asharq Al-awsat - Macron Hints at Imposing Sanctions on Iran over its Ballistic Missiles - Musaid Al-Zayani
  • BelTA - Belarusian, Russian ecologists continue monitoring Ostrovets nuclear power plant construction
  • Radio Prague - Czech energy giant boosts nuclear output but big questions remain - Chris Johnstone
  • IAEA - IAEA Completes Nuclear Security Advisory Mission in Australia
  • IAEA - IAEA News: COP23 Special Edition
  • IAEA - IAEA Director General Amano Meets U.S. Ambassador Haley in New York
  • IAEA - Call for Papers: Abstracts for Conference on Human Resource Development for Nuclear Power Programmes Due 1 December - Elisabeth Dyck, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • IAEA - IAEA Focused on Delivering Concrete Results, Director General Says at UN - Fredrik Dahl, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - IAEA Director General's Statement to the 72nd Regular Session of the United Nations General Assembly
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Canada gives first-phase approval to advanced reactor design - Sam Mintz
  • WCBD News2 Mt. Pleasant, SC - SCANA launches battle against rate relief - mauricetmiller
  • Business Day South Africa - Letter: Minister's wonky maths - Janine MyburghPresident, Cape Chamber of Commerce and Industry
  • Lower Hudson Journal, NY - Anti-terror training at Indian Point today may include gunfire sounds - Thomas C. Zambito
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - TVA raises CEO pay after utility cuts costs, rates, pollution and injuries - Dave Flessner
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - TVA CEO Bill Johnson gets pay boost after utility reduced rates, improved air quality - Brittany Crocker
  • Beyond Nuclear - Help block destructive uranium mine on Australian traditional lands
  • Atomic Insights - Confusing watts and watt-hours is a Gross Conceptual Error - Rod Adams
  • Atomic Insights - UN Environment Program Rejects WNA's Money. Won't Allow Sponsorship Of Sustainable Innovation Forum (SIF17) - Rod Adams
  • Atomic Insights - South Korean Panel Supports Nuclear Plant Construction, Rejecting President Moon's Plan To Stop It - Rod Adams
  • Public Citizen - Hartnett White's Contradictory Testimony Underscores That She Would Be a Disaster - Statement of Robert Weissman, President, Public Citizen
  • DoL: DEEOIC - The Director of the Division of Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation issues a statement regarding the National Day of Remembrance for Nuclear Weapons Program Workers
  • IAEA - IAEA Publishes Results of a Research Project on Cable Ageing Management in Operating and Next Generation Reactors - Elisabeth Dyck, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • The Guardian - US switches focus of its Bonn event from clean energy to fossil fuels - Fiona Harvey in Bonn
  • Trend News Agency - Russia finds fresh hope in Iran energy industry - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • Press TV - Macron backs JCPOA but takes aim at Iran missiles
  • BelTA - Belarusian nuclear power plant safety fund to be established in advance
  • Bellona - French institute says radioactive cloud came from Russia or Kazakhstan -
  • Bellona - French institute says radioactive cloud came from Russia or Kazakhstan

    Thursday, November 09, 2017

  • Aiken Standard - SRS Citizens Advisory Board considers storage, finance options - Thomas Gardiner
  • Afrika News - South African Whistleblower goes public
  • Tri-City Herald - Hanford nuclear waste tank inspectors looked for leak, found 7 - Annette Cary
  • KCPQ/Q13 FOX Seattle - 7 leaks found in Hanford's oldest double-walled tank - Associated Press
  • Minneapolis Star Tribune - Book Review: 'The Ghost,' by Jefferson Morley - Dave Hage
  • Bloomberg - Wind Energy Feels the Force of World Markets - Anna Hirtenstein
  • Bloomberg - The Brothers Who Bought South Africa - Matthew Campbell and Franz Wild
  • Reuters - French institute suspects nuclear accident in Russia or Kazakhstan in September - Geert De Clercq
  • Reuters - TABLE-Swiss nuclear plant outages and restarts - Vera Eckert
  • Reuters - Trump heaps praise on 'very special' Xi in China visit - Tony Munroe, Christian Shepherd
  • The Economist - Bibi Netanyahu has some ideas for the Iranian nuclear deal
  • Tasnim News Agency - JCPOA Only about Nuclear Issue, Not Missiles: Mogherini
  • CBS News - Haley to meet nuke agency chief, push Iran nuke deal demands
  • Heritage Foundation Daily Signal - The New York Times Doesn't Get Why Nuclear Weapons Are Actually Necessary - Michaela Dodge, Thomas Wilson
  • Middle East Monitor - Iran nuclear deal will remain insists EU
  • USA Today - Energy undersecretary wants nuclear safety reports hidden from public - Patrick Malone, Center for Public Integrity
  • Arizona Daily Sun - Flagstaff council passes resolution against uranium transport - Corina Vanek
  • CBC Canada - Cameco job loss linked to Fukushima disaster, nuclear consultant says - Brandon Harder
  • Reuters - French institute suspects nuclear accident in Russia or Kazakhstan in September - Geert De Clercq
  • Daily Telegraph - Britain risks a nuclear dead end by spurning global technology leap - Ambrose Evans-Pritchard
  • CBS Local Philadelphia - Exclusive Access Inside The Gates Of The Limerick Nuclear Power Plant - Jessica Dean
  • The Hindu - French Ambassador optimistic that work on the Jaitapur nuclear plant will begin soon - Alok Deshpande
  • SF Chronicle - End may be nearing for Diablo Canyon nuclear plant - David R. Baker
  • NRDC.org - Climate Protection Missing from Diablo Canyon Draft Decision - Peter Miller
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - SLO County cities, schools may not get $85 million from Diablo Canyon closure settlement - Kaytlyn Leslie and Stephanie Finucane
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - Advocates call for halt to payments under disputed San Onofre settlement deal - Jeff McDonald
  • KTVU - California utility judge cut proposed cost for nuke closure - AP
  • Mail & Guardian - Zuma's last ditch effort to ram through a nuclear power deal - Hartmut Winkler
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Nuclear power - unaffordable, or lowest cost energy available? - Dr Anthonie Cilliers
  • Johannesburg BizNews - Corruption, misinformation, myths muddy SA's nuclear debate - Rob Jeffrey
  • WSKG PBS|NPR, Vestal, NY - FitzPatrick Nuclear Power Plant experiences leak within facility - Payne Horning
  • KNAU Arizona Public Radio - Flagstaff City Council Passes Resolution Opposing Uranium Transportation - Ryan Heinsius
  • IAEA - IAEA COP23 Side Event: Nuclear Innovation Can Help Achieve Climate Goals - Jennet Orayeva, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • Daily Sabah - Removal of nukes at Incirlik might benefit both US, Turkey - Ali Ünal
  • Xinhua News - In pics: Hualong One nuclear project in SE China's Fujian
  • DOE - Department of Energy Cites Savannah River Nuclear Solutions, LLC for Worker Safety and Health Program Violation
  • The State - Corporate jets and Hooters: How SCANA tried to bill you for its nuclear expenses - Avery G. Wilks
  • WSOC TV Charlotte - Officials investigate cause of transformer fire at McGuire Nuclear Station - Mark Becker, Ken Lemon
  • BBC - Wylfa Newydd: Archaeological dig ahead of nuclear station build
  • Times of India Business News - Nordic nuclear power plant outages - Reuters
  • WAFF Huntsville, AL - Hiring decision to finish Jackson County nuclear plant to be made in coming months - Stephen McLamb
  • United News of India - 9th edition of India Nuclear Energy expo inaugurated
  • Times of India Business News - German nuclear plant outages and restarts - Reuters
  • Daily Energy Insider - Energy industry associations reject DOE proposal to subsidize coal, nuclear power plants - Aaron Martin
  • World Nuclear News - Integrated Molten Salt Reactor passes pre-licensing milestone
  • World Nuclear News - Rolls-Royce to conduct SMR study for Jordan
  • World Nuclear News - Cameco to suspend McArthur River and Key Lake
  • EurActiv - Lithuania taps up Commission for more nuclear decommissioning funds - Sam Morgan
  • Financial Express - Kundankulam nuclear power project: Reliance Infrastructure is lowest EPC contract bidder, beats Tata Projects, L&T - Rouhan Sharma
  • Interfax Energy - France to postpone reduction of nuclear power in energy mix
  • BelTA - Belarusian, Russian ecologists continue monitoring Ostrovets nuclear power plant construction
  • BelTA - Processing of Belarusian spent nuclear fuel in Russia 'part of the deal'
  • Globe and Mail - Terrestrial Energy's molten-salt nuclear reactor approved by national regulator
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR; The steps that saved Vogtle expansion - Kristi E. Swartz
  • Savannah Morning News - Commission debating fate of Plant Vogtle expansion--Public commenters make opinions known at hearings - Mary Landers
  • Xinhua News - Xi, Trump reiterate commitment to denuclearization on Korean Peninsula
  • Bloomberg Quint - S. Africa's Gigaba Is Said to Meet World Bank on Eskom - Loni Prinsloo, Paul Burkhardt
  • Arkansas Democrat-Gazette - Entergy seeks 3.75% bump in state's rate--Commission set to decide on increase bid next month - David Smith
  • Arizona Daily Sun - Letter: Leave uranium in the ground - Laurie Breihan, M.D., Flagstaff
  • HNN Huntingtonnews - South Carolina Public Service Commission Set to Hear SCE&G's "Motion to Dismiss" Complaint on Failed V.C. Summer Nuclear Reactor Project
  • Asahi Shimbun - EDITORIAL: Unused power line capacity should be given to green energy
  • Cumbria Crack - Sellafield thinks outside the box
  • Reuters France - Power group EDF flags incident at Paluel plant - Benjamin Mallet and Sudip Kar-Gupta
  • Interfax-Ukraine - Ukraine starts building centralized spent nuclear fuel storage facility
  • Forbes Quora - Is Solar Energy Less Efficient Than Non-Renewables? - Answer by Michael Barnard
  • E&E Daily - FERC: FirstEnergy, Murray keep the heat on for DOE grid reform - Rod Kuckro
  • Fiji Times - Group seeks safety, dignity - Repeka Nasiko
  • NAS - Project Update: Gulf War and Health, Volume 11: Generational Health Effects of Serving in the Gulf War
  • NRC - NRC Cites Former Turkey Point Nuclear Plant Reactor Operator for Violation of Agency Regulations
  • USGS - M 6.0 - 165km ESE of Hachijo-jima, Japan
  • IAEA - Systematic Approach to Training Programmes Helps Enhance Business Performance of Nuclear Facilities, IAEA Meeting Highlights - David Drury, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy; Elisabeth Dyck, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Ensure money used effectively for 2011 disaster recovery, 2020 Games
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Struggling Toshiba logs $436 mil. loss in 1st half
  • Press TV - There's a lot of support in US for UK approach on Iran deal: Johnson in Washington
  • Press TV - Debate: Saudi threats against Iran
  • Press TV - Macron backs JCPOA but takes aim at Iran missiles
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice Contractor Access to Confidential Business Information FR Document: 2017-24427 Citation: 82 FR 52044 PDF Page 52044
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Weekly Receipts FR Document: 2017-24424 Citation: 82 FR 52043 PDF Page 52043
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2017-24565 Citation: 82 FR 52074 PDF Page 52074

    Wednesday, November 08, 2017

  • Barnstable Patriot - Deconstructing Pilgrim: 'The risk is real' - Diane Turco
  • Albuquerque Journal - WIPP receives 100th shipment - Associated Press
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - DOE Completes Remediated Nitrate Salts Treatment At Los Alamos National Laboratory - Submitted by Carol A. Clark
  • KOB TV4 Albuquerque - Radioactive waste repackaged at US lab in New Mexico - Associated Press
  • Oak Ridge Today - DOE names Jay Mullis as new cleanup manager in Oak Ridge
  • Energy Collective - Hall Talk Reports from ANS Winter Meeting - Dan Yurman, Interview with Matt Bowen, and Ashley Finan, Nuclear Innovation Alliance
  • AP News - Top EU diplomat: US should stick to Iran nuclear deal - Matthew Lee
  • Reuters - TABLE-Swiss nuclear plant outages and restarts - Vera Eckert
  • Reuters - France says takes U.S. claims Iran violated U.N. resolutions seriously - John Irish
  • Reuters - French regulator ASN to rule in 2020-21 on EDF reactors lifespan - Geert De Clercq and Bate Felix
  • Reuters - E.ON shows forward sales of German nuclear output below market prices - Vera Eckert
  • Reuters - China says will investigate if U.N. resolutions on North Korea contravened
  • Reuters - France's reduced nuclear target to take until 2030-35 -environment minister - Geert De Clercq
  • Reuters - France postpones target for cutting nuclear share of power production - Geert De Clercq, Michel Rose
  • Reuters - EU eyes tough Brexit transition terms - Jan Strupczewski, Gabriela Baczynska
  • Reuters - U.S. lawmakers aim to comply with Iran nuclear deal: EU - Arshad Mohammed
  • Reuters - UPDATE 2-French nuclear safety authority to rule on EDF reactor lifespan in 2020-21 - Geert De Clercq and Bate Felix
  • Reuters - France to take a decade longer to reduced reliance on nuclear: minister - Geert De Clercq
  • Reuters - Congress finalizes $700 billion defense spending plan - Mike Stone
  • MIT Technology Review - Advanced Nuclear Finds a More Welcome Home in Canada - James Temple
  • Syracuse Post Standard - Radiation from damaged fuel rods leads Oswego nuke plant to power down - Douglass Dowty
  • The Local France - France backtracks on promise to cut nuclear power reliance
  • RFI - France backtracks on pledge to cut nuclear power by half by 2025 - Clea Broadhurst
  • Xinhua News - France committed to reduce reliance on nuclear energy despite target delay: minister
  • PRI's The World - Lithuania worries that a Russia-funded nuclear reactor in Belarus is part of a push for more power
  • PRI's The World - There's more CO2 in the atmosphere now than any point in almost a million years - IOL.za
  • SA Independent - Gigaba's secret nuclear meeting with the World Bank - Bloomberg
  • Business Day South Africa - Gigaba did not meet with the World Bank about SA nuclear programme, says spokesman - Sunita Menon
  • Sunday Times Johannesburg - Gigaba met World Bank on Eskom - Loni Prinsloo and Paul Burkhardt
  • IAEA - Fighting Climate Change, Doubling Incomes: Rice Variety Developed with Nuclear Techniques Expands in Indonesia - Miklos Gaspar, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - video: The IAEA's Integrated Approach to Climate Change - Producer: Jeffrey Donovan, Svetlomir Slavchev
  • Japan Times - Cesium traces found at Aomori nuke site believed from 2010 container leak
  • Eyewitness News Johannesburg - Necsa: No procurement deals to build SA's next nuclear power station - Lindsay Dentlinger
  • All Things Nuclear - Grand Gulf: Three Nuclear Safety Miscues in Mississippi Warranting NRC's Attention - Dave Lochbaum, director, Nuclear Safety Project
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Once-secret audit from South Carolina raising questions for nuclear reactors in Georgia - Andrew Brown
  • World Nuclear News - Public Service Commission begins Vogtle hearings
  • World Nuclear News - FANR: Globalisation key to regulatory excellence
  • Atlanta Journal-Constitution - Kempner: CEO of Georgia powerhouse skips the whole apology thing - Matt Kempner
  • Daily Energy Insider - Georgia Power CEO presents recommendation to continue Vogtle 3 & 4 project to Georgia PSC - Kevin Randolph
  • Utility Dive - VC Summer audit raised in Georgia hearings over fate of Vogtle nuclear project - Peter Maloney
  • WBTV Charlotte, NC - Transformer catches fire at Huntersville nuclear plant
  • WSOC TV Charlotte - Fire officials stress 'all areas are safe' after fire at McGuire Nuclear Station
  • Sputnik News - Robots Replacing Man to Test Eddy Current at Indian Nuclear Plants
  • IAEA - Interregional Workshop on Good Practices and Safety and Regulatory Aspects of In Situ Leaching (ISL) for Uranium Production - IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation
  • Business Insider - Eerie footage shows what Fukushima looks like 6 years after the nuclear fallout - Uma Sharma and Jessica Orwig
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Duke Energy's CEO is adamant about South Carolina's failed nuclear project: It doesn't want in - John McDermott
  • University of Manchester - Manchester leading the way in robotics and AI for nuclear industry
  • Saudi Gazette - Novovoronezh nuke plant bags top award
  • Middletown Press and Journal, PA - States shouldn't bail out nuclear power plants - David Williams
  • Power Engineering - Editorial: Wind, Solar Costs Decline, Nuclear Prices Rise
  • The Jewish Voice - Expert: Iran-North Korea Nuclear Unity is Israel's 'Worst Nightmare' - Andrew Friedman
  • Index-Journal, Greenwood, SC - Attorney General says ratepayers getting raw deal in failed nuclear project - Damian Dominguez
  • Columbus Dispatch - Letter: DOE Radioactive Landfill Issue - John Markley, Jackson
  • The Take - NECN - 'Power Struggle' Film Documents Nuclear Safety Concerns - Sue O'Connell
  • Purdue Exponent - Purdue develops system to detect cracks in nuclear reactors - IOL.za
  • SA Independent - Letter: Nuclear narrative provided by Zuma isn't true - David Robert Lewis, Founder-member, Environmental Justice & Earthlife Movement
  • Daily Express - Brexit BLACKOUT: Country at risk of standstill without new nuclear deal with Brussels - Aurora Bosotti
  • BelTA - Stress tests confirm reliability of Belarusian nuclear power plant
  • BelTA - National report on Belarusian nuclear power plant stress tests now in public access
  • BelTA - Seismic control at every stage of Belarusian nuclear power plant operation
  • The State - Case for SCANA repaying customers for bungled nuke project to be aired - John Monk
  • Times of India Business News - German nuclear plant outages and restarts - Reuters
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Small reactors could get a boost in the U.K.
  • Times of India Business News - French nuclear plant outages and restarts - Reuters
  • Asahi Shimbun - NRA: Reactor restart approval pace unlikely to speed up - REUTERS
  • KUTV - Hopi tribe's chairman disappointed over canyon mining plan - Associated Press
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - Entergy opposes proposed decommissioning fee - Andy Metzger
  • Expatica Germany - Germany's EON says 2017 outlook on track as profits surge
  • Ukrainian Journal - Ukraine extends for 10 years life of Zaporizhia nuclear reactor
  • Tasnim News Agency - US Sanctions Can Never Pressure IRGC: Spokesman
  • Tasnim News Agency - US Lawmakers Intend to Maintain JCPOA: EU's Mogherini
  • MIT Tech - Strong current of energy runs through MIT - Kathryn M. O'Neill | MIT Energy Initiative
  • Vanguard Nigeria - Nigeria signs pact with Russia on nuclear energy - Tare Youdeowei
  • Power Engineering - EIA Forecasts Nuclear Growth in China, Decline in the United States
  • Energy Information Administration - EIA forecasts growth in world nuclear electricity capacity, led by non-OECD countries
  • Bellona - Rosatom preps to unload fuel rods from Lepse service vessel - Charles Digges
  • Reuters - TABLE-Belgian nuclear power reactor outages
  • Reuters UK - E.ON shows forward sales of German nuclear output below market prices - Vera Eckert
  • IAEA - IAEA Helps Member States Do More Cost Effective Management of Decommissioning Waste - Michael Ojovan, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy; Irena Chatzis, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • Reuters UK - Extended safety checks and suppliers constraints have led to high nuclear outages -EDF - Bate Felix
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Exelon plant powers down over leaky fuel rods
  • Environmental Defense Fund blog - Ohio needs a clean energy future, not a no-strings-attached bailout - Dick Munson
  • Taipei Times - Electricity to stabilize by 2019: premier
  • Reuters UK - TABLE-Swiss nuclear plant outages and restarts - Vera Eckert
  • Lower Hudson Journal - Planning for the future of the Indian Point workforce: Editorial Spotlight
  • Taipei Times - Public dissatisfied with Tsai's energy policy: poll - Shih Hsiao-kuang and Jake Chung
  • Budapest Business Journal - Hungary to start drawing on Paks loan from Russia
  • Times & Star - Sellafield staff could lose a quarter of their pay in Thorp job changes
  • Palm Beach Post - Sierra Club launches campaign asking FPL to cancel new power plant - Susan Salisbury
  • Mandurah Mail - Atomic veterans celebrate gold cards in Mandurah - Nathan Hondros
  • Sunday Times Johannesburg - Matjila pushed through Gupta-linked Eskom contracts despite concerns - Bianca Capazorio
  • NWTRB - Board letter to Mr. Edward McGinnis
  • Press TV - Mogherini in US to bolster Iran nuclear deal - Jerome Hughes
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Guidance: Nuclear Power Plant Instrumentation for Earthquakes FR Document: 2017-24333 Citation: 82 FR 51879 PDF Pages 51879-51880
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Transfer Applications: AREVA, Inc.; Correction FR Document: 2017-24239 Citation: 82 FR 51880 PDF Pages 51880-51883
  • Notre Dame NewsNotre Dame, IN - Notre Dame to lead NNSA-funded center focused on nuclear chemistry - Brandi Klingerman
  • British Journal of Photography - In Paris: Guillaume Bression and Carlos Ayesta retrace routes back into the Fukushima Exclusion Zone
  • West Cheshire & North Wales Chamber of Commerce - Wylfa Newydd's radioactive waste plan under scrutiny as consultation launched
  • House Committee on Energy and Commerce - The Nuclear Waste Fund, Scoring, Historical Context, and Legislative Fix

    Tuesday, November 07, 2017

  • POWERmag - Public Outreach Is Needed to Gain Support for the Nuclear Power Industry - Gary J. Duarte
  • E&E Daily - CAMPAIGN 2018: Yucca looms as political wild card in Heller race - Sam Mintz and Nick Bowlin
  • Manawatu Standard - Bill Gates and China partner on world-first nuclear technology - Cole Latimer
  • Sentinel-Tribune, Bowling Green, OH - Northwood, Walbridge mayors: Waste from old Luckey nuclear site will not come to landfill - Debbie Rogers
  • Cape Cod Times - Film on nuclear plant closure to screen in Chatham - Christine Legere
  • Moody's - Rating Action: Moody's places SCANA and SCE&G on review for downgrade
  • Bloomberg - Nuclear Upgrades Could Offer Government Contract Opportunities
  • Bloomberg - South Africa's Gigaba Meets With World Bank on Nuclear Plan - Loni Prinsloo and Paul Burkhardt
  • Bloomberg - South African Stocks Regulator May Seek Foreign Help in Gupta Probe - Renee Bonorchis
  • Bloomberg - Trump Softens Tone on North Korea, Urges Deal on Nuclear Weapons - Jennifer Jacobs, Kanga Kong, and Nick Wadhams
  • Reuters - U.S. lawmakers signal plan to comply with Iran nuclear deal: EU - Arshad Mohammed
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-U.S. calls for UN action against Iran over Yemen missile - Michelle Nichols
  • Reuters - France's planned power closures a risk to supply after 2020: RTE - Bate Felix
  • Reuters - France postpones target to drop share of nuclear energy in power mix - Geert De Clercq, Michel Rose
  • Reuters - Iran urges Europe to push business ties as U.S. brings nuclear deal into doubt - John Irish
  • Reuters - Japan nuclear regulator says restart approval pace unlikely to speed up - Osamu Tsukimori, Aaron Sheldrick
  • Reuters - France's planned power closures a risk to supply after 2020: RTE - Bate Felix
  • Reuters - Iran urges Europe to push business ties as U.S. brings nuclear deal into doubt - John Irish
  • Reuters - Hungary to tap Russian loan to finance Paks nuclear costs - Gergely Szakacs
  • Reuters - Trump calls for worldwide action against North Korea nuclear threat - Josh Smith
  • Reuters - BRIEF-Georgia Power to continue Vogtle nuclear project construction - Swati Verma
  • Financial Times - UN nuclear agency counters Trump objections to Iran deal
  • World Nuclear News - France to review nuclear reduction target
  • World Nuclear News - Zaporozhe 3 enters next 10 years of operation
  • World Nuclear News - UN report identifies emissions gap
  • Financial Times - Development of small nuclear power plants gathers pace - Andrew Ward and Peggy Hollinger
  • Derby Telegraph - 80 new jobs on the way after Rolls-Royce gets go-ahead for Derby nuclear site expansion - Robin Johnson
  • Financial Times - Westinghouse recovery boosts India nuclear power programme - Kiran Stacey
  • Navajo-Hopi Observer - USFS proposes revisions to 20-year uranium mining ban - Erin Ford
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Georgia Power knew for years about nuclear contractor's flaws that doomed S.C. project - Andrew Brown
  • WABE Atlanta - Georgia Power Says Vogtle Is Worth It, Despite Doubled Price - Molly Samuel
  • WSAV-TV Savannah, GA - Plant Vogtle future considered in PSC hearings - JoAnn Merrigan
  • Coastal Courier - Letter: Cutting butter with a nuclear chainsawDavid Kyler, Center for a Sustainable Coast, Saint Simons Island
  • Atlanta Business Chronicle - 'More than a haircut': Plant Vogtle partners defend $25 billion project - Dave Williams
  • Utility Dive - Georgia regulators begin series of hearings over Vogtle nuclear project - Peter Maloney
  • Eyewitness News Johannesburg - Necsa ready to issue request to build nuclear power plant - Lindsay Dentlinger
  • Eyewitness News Johannesburg - 'Govt's nuclear build programme misunderstood by public' - Lindsay Dentlinger
  • Johannesburg BizNews - Zuma GALLOPS forward on budget-breaking nuclear procurement trail - Phephelaphi Dube
  • ESI Africa - S.Africa: DA to tackle Energy Minister on nuclear deal
  • Colorado Public Radio - Drilling Near The Site Of An Underground Nuclear Blast Just Got A Little Easier - Nell London
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - $25 million a year decommissioning fee proposed for Pilgrim nuclear plant - Andy Metzger
  • SUNY Cortland - SUNY Cortland Experts Weigh in on Nuclear Issues
  • China News Service - China successfully develops first Hualong One nuclear reactor
  • Sputnik News - 'The US Cannot Accept North Korea as a Nuclear Power' – Political Analyst
  • Platts - French spot power prices hit more than nine-month high on nuclear outages
  • Reuters - TABLE-Belgian nuclear power reactor outages
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Ga. regulators drill down on 'real dilemma' of Vogtle costs - Kristi E. Swartz
  • Defenseworld.net - US Navy to Procure 12 Columbia-class Nuclear Subs Costing $7.2B Apiece
  • TASS - ussia starts development of Borei-B nuclear-powered submarines
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea toughens seismic safety regulations for nuclear reactors - Kim Eun-jung
  • Reuters - French nuclear regulator ASN says did not request Tricastin 1 restart delay - Bate Felix
  • Sputnik News - S Korea Mulling Acquisition of US Nuclear Submarines, Spy Satellites - Reports
  • Folha de S.Paulo - 'There Is International Interest in my Imprisonment', Says Former President of Eletronuclear - Mônica Bergamo
  • Utility Dive - Who needs a NOPR? Seven ways to make wholesale power markets more reliable - Herman K. Trabish
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Frozen soil wall nearly complete; NRA still doubts effect
  • Daily Maverick - OpEd: The renewable energy, new coal and gas-to-power IPP programmes in SA – quo vadis? - Chris Yelland
  • Southeast Energy News - Georgia Power knew for years about report warning of Westinghouse issues - Brye Steeves
  • The Southern Illinoisian - To make coal plants in Southern Illinois competitive, Dynegy seeks lawmakers' help - Bryce Gray
  • Korea Times - Shift toward renewable energy - Kwon Bong-woon
  • Forbes blog - Antinuclear Group Quickly Retracts Motion Containing Theory That DEP Conspired With FP&L - Rod Adams
  • Xinhua News - Roundup: Romania targets regional energy power with mega investment plans
  • NAS - Project Update: Review of Governance Reform in the National Nuclear Security Administration
  • Wikipedia - Pakistan NPP
  • Trend News Agency - Mogherini insists on Iran nuclear deal implementation by all sides, including US
  • NHK World - Energy Development Memo Signed
  • Japan Times - Japan nuclear watchdog says restart approval pace unlikely to speed up - Osamu Tsukimori and Aaron Sheldrick
  • Bellona - Putin boasts about dwindling number of 'foreign agent' NGOs in Russia - Charles Digges
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Facility Operating and Combined Licenses: Applications and Amendments Involving No Significant Hazards Considerations; Biweekly Notice FR Document: 2017-23749 Citation: 82 FR 51646 PDF Pages 51646-51655 (10 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Guidance: Yttrium-90 Microsphere Brachytherapy Sources and Devices TheraSphere and SIR-Spheres FR Document: 2017-24129 Citation: 82 FR 51655 PDF Pages 51655-51657
  • Tennessee Valley Authority - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2017-24298 Citation: 82 FR 51668 PDF Page 51668
  • SF Bay Indymedia - Rally at Japan Consulate in SF - Saturday November 11
  • Patriot Ledger - $25 million a year decommissioning fee proposed for Pilgrim nuclear plant - Andy Metzger
  • Chicago magazine - Chicago's Nuclear Waste Dump and Other WWII Connections--A City at War: Chicago, a new documentary by John Davies and Brian Kallies, tells some of the lesser-known local tales. - Christian Belanger
  • IAEA - IAEA Mission Says Regulatory Body in Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia Is Committed to Safety - Skopje Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia
  • IAEA - Director General's Statement at Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars - Washington DC
  • Eyre Peninsula Tribune, Cleve, South Australia - Make the most of the funding for Kimba - Kathrine Catanzariti
  • The Independent - John Kerry: Donald Trump's verdict against Iran deal not based on 'any fact whatsoever' - Kim Sengupta
  • DOE:EM - EM Update | Vol. 9, Issue 23 | Nov. 7, 2017

    Monday, November 06, 2017

  • Lexology - Poland: Draft act on transparency in public life - protection of whistleblowers - part 3 - CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang LLP
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - LANL: First-Ever U.S. Experiments At New X-Ray Facility May Lead To Better Explosive Modeling - Submitted by Carol A. Clark
  • Energy Collective - Advanced Nuclear Designs Imagined in Third Way Exhibit - Dan Yurman
  • AP News - 'Bleak' assessment of toll of destroying North Korea nukes
  • Bloomberg - What Trump, U.S. Allies Can Do About North Korea - David Tweed and Kanga Kong
  • Reuters - Trump's Seoul visit to put him at heart of North Korea nuclear standoff - Steve Holland, Matt Spetalnick
  • Washington Post - Three reasons why Japan will likely continue to reject nuclear weapons - Mike Mochizuki
  • Ars Technica - Forest Service suggests Trump could reopen uranium mining near Grand Canyon - Megan Geuss
  • E&E Daily - GRAND CANYON: Dems fume over uranium ban revision - Dylan Brown
  • Phys.org - Nuclear energy programs do not increase likelihood of proliferation, study finds
  • Daily Caller - Kim Jong Un's Nuke Test Site Appears Dangerously Contaminated - Ryan Pickrell
  • BBC - Wylfa Newydd nuclear waste permit consultation starts
  • Daily Post North Wales - Wylfa Newydd's radioactive waste plan under scrutiny as consultation launched - Owen Hughes
  • Japan Times - Japan should be able to build nuclear weapons: ex-LDP Secretary-General Ishiba
  • Forbes blog - Rick Perry's Coal and Nuclear Subsidy Could Cost The U.S. Economy $10.6 Billion Per Year - Silvio Marcacci, Communications Director at Energy Innovation
  • Huffington Post blog - Georgia Nuclear Plant Construction Would Be Important Step for Carbon Free Energy - Carol Browner
  • Utility Dive - Georgia regulators begin series of hearings over Vogtle nuclear project - Peter Maloney
  • PR Newswire - Georgia Power CEO provides overview of recommendation to move forward with Vogtle 3 & 4 project to the Georgia PSC - Georgia Power
  • IAEA - IAEA to Lead Events at Climate Change Talks on Energy Policy, Nuclear Power, Ocean Acidification - Bonn Germany
  • Huffington Post blog - The World's Largest Climate Change Summit Starts Today. Here's What's Happening. - Nick Visser
  • Environmental Defense Fund blog - "Fiji-on-the-Rhine": Four things to expect from the COP 23 UN climate talks - Alex Hanafi
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Contractor wasted millions on unnecessary supplies for S.C.'s failed nuclear reactors - Andrew Brown
  • Eyewitness News Johannesburg - Mahlobo could face barrage of legal hurdles over nuclear plans - Lindsay Dentlinger
  • Sowetan LIVE Johannesburg - President Zuma slams critics of nuclear energy proposal - Ngwako Modjadji and Sabelo Ndlangisa
  • Johannesburg Citizen - Three (very recent) quotes from Zuma that show he is backing nuclear
  • Daily Caller - Tony Podesta Lobbied For Russia's 'Uranium One' and Did Not File As A Foreign Agent - Richard Pollock
  • Jakarta Post - Nuclear energy most expensive power: Deputy minister
  • Sputnik News - US Nuclear Build-Up is Irresponsible Move in Wrong Direction – Analyst
  • The Journal, Southwest Colorado - Lawsuit against White Mesa uranium mill is dismissed - Jim Mimiaga
  • Daily NK - Tepid reaction to propaganda lectures after 6th nuclear test - Kim Chae Hwan
  • Johannesburg Citizen - Civil society, opposition parties vow to fight Nuke deal rush - Eric Naki
  • Iran Front Page - Nuclear Deal Implementation Shows US Not Reliable: Iran
  • Gatestone Institute - Turkey's Nuclear Ambitions - Debalina Ghoshal
  • Tehran Times - Kerry: JCPOA had no spirit to be violated
  • Iran Front Page - Iran to Pull Out of NPT If Sanction Reinstated: MP
  • Focus Taiwan - Taiwan's uranium reserves to be disposed of in 2 years: minister - Huang Ya-chuan and Ko Lin
  • Taipei Times - Nuclear facility might see use as geothermal plant - Lin Chia-nan
  • Business Day South Africa - Letter: Russia's nuclear grip on SA - Janine Myburgh, President, Cape Chamber of Commerce and Industry
  • EurActiv - Rosatom talks up wind, solar power in quest for 'diversified portfolio' - Frédéric Simon
  • Florence Morning News, SC - SC governor has pick for panel weighing nuclear cost refunds - AP
  • Public Finance International, London - Modernising nuclear arsenal could cost US more than $1.2trn - Simone Rensch
  • Brunswick Beacon - Duke Energy to test sirens around nuclear plant Wednesday
  • Times of India Business News - Nordic nuclear power plant outages - Reuters
  • Eyewitness News Johannesburg - Zuma slams critics of nuclear programme - Clement Manyathela
  • Daily Courier, Prescott AZ - Letter: A lot of fallout - Marion Pack, Prescott
  • World Nuclear News - Bulgaria issues Kozloduy 5 licence extension
  • World Nuclear News - Rooppur 1 receives construction licence - Times of India Business News
  • Times of India - French nuclear plant outages and restarts - Reuters
  • Southeast Energy News - Westinghouse wasted millions of dollars on unnecessary supplies for South Carolina nuclear project - Brye Steeves
  • Chosun Ilbo - N.Korean Nuclear Test Site 'Heavily Contaminated' - Kim Myong-song
  • Times of India Business News - German nuclear plant outages and restarts - Reuters
  • Uganda Independent - Rwanda energy experts mull over nuclear
  • Rapid City Journal - Uranium project inches ahead as company eyes satellite mine - Seth Tupper
  • The Hindu - Focus on storage technology, renewables, urges expert - T. K. Rohit
  • STA - Slovenska Tiskovna Agencija - IAEA reviewing Slovenia's nuclear safety protocols
  • IAEA - Improving Management of Disused Sealed Radioactive Sources in the Asia and the Pacific Region
  • Albany Times Union - A war over power -- electric, that is - Llewellyn King, executive producer and host of "White House Chronicle" on PBS
  • Ars Technica - Cost of wind keeps dropping, and there's little coal, nuclear can do to stop it - Megan Geuss
  • Platts - Lazard's latest energy cost report draws mixed opinions on implications - Mark Watson
  • China Daily - China calls for stronger cooperation with US in next-generation nuclear power technology
  • Western Mail - If you're worried about nuclear waste this is your chance to have a say - Chris Kelsey
  • IAEA - IAEA Holds First Course on Safety Leadership for Junior and Mid-Level Nuclear Professionals - Nanako Kogiku, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Buffalo News - Sons fighting for father's death benefit want 'justice for everybody' - Thomas J. Prohaska
  • Charleston Post and Courier - South Carolina co-ops: Planned Santee Cooper sale requires thorough impact study - Thad Moore
  • Daily Energy Insider - Connecticut bill allows nuclear plant to enter zero-carbon auction - Kevin Randolph
  • Business Day South Africa - NUCLEAR DEAL: DA says it will stop Mahlobo - Nomahlubi Jordaan
  • Interfax-Ukraine - China proposes completing reactor four of Khmelnytsky NPP using own HPR-1000 technology
  • Pembroke Daily Observer - NRU Reactor marks 60 years in operation - Sean Chase
  • Independent Barents Observer - First upgraded Borei-class submarine ready for launch - Thomas Nilsen
  • Ukrinform News - Ukrainian NPPs generated 230.80 mln kWh of electricity in last day
  • Utility Dive - House GOP energy leader joins Dems in criticizing DOE NOPR - Gavin Bade
  • Deutsche Welle - Climate change: A catalyst for conflict
  • Bayshore Broadcasting - Bruce Power Gearing Up for Licence Renewal - Regional | by John Divinski
  • Asahi Shimbun - Anti-radiation domes to be readied in Ehime near power plant - Satoshi Maeda
  • Ryukyu Shimpo - Kids from Fukushima invited by Kurara Chibana to enjoy beach in Geruma - Ryukyu Shimpo
  • BBC - Wylfa Newydd nuclear power station 'a 100-year project'
  • Daily Post North Wales - Wylfa Newydd's radioactive waste plan under scrutiny as consultation launched - Owen Hughes
  • New London Day - Notes from the Old Noank Jail: The dangers of fracking waste disposal - Ed Johnson
  • Utility Dive - South Carolina regulator steps down to work for Pepco - Robert Walton
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Proposed Rule Naturally-Occurring and Accelerator-Produced Radioactive Materials FR Document: 2017-24122 Citation: 82 FR 51363 PDF Page 51363
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2017-24140 Citation: 82 FR 51442 PDF Page 51442

    Sunday, November 05, 2017

  • Santa Clarita Valley Signal - CLEANUP OFFICIAL: Whittaker-Bermite to be cleaned by next year - Jim Holt
  • Santa Clarita Valley Signal - SCV residents invited to update on Whittaker-Bermite cleanup - Jim Holt
  • Tri-City Herald - A Hanford first: tank waste to be treated off site. Could it lead to less costly cleanup? - Annette Cary
  • The Hill blog - Blowing the whistle: An American tradition - David P. Weber
  • Global Research - The Assassination of JFK, the 'Lone Gunman' Mythology and the CIA's Weaponizing of 'Conspiracy Theories' - Dr. Gary G. Kohls
  • MyBroadband South Africa - Eskom manager received R20 million for Kusile tender – Report
  • AP News - 'Bleak' assessment of toll of destroying North Korea nukes
  • Reuters - Factbox: Kobe Steel's affected customers - from computer chips to space ships - Taro Fuse; Yuka Obayashi and Ritsuko Shimizu
  • Columbus Dispatch - Piketon fights construction of radioactive waste dump - Holly Zachariah {text}
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Waste and extravagance plagued South Carolina's abandoned nuclear reactors - Andrew Brown
  • News24 - Mahlobo rushes nuclear deal - Setumo Stone
  • Standard-Examiner, Ogden UT - MARK SAAL
  • OilPrice - Can U.S. Renewables Catch Up With Nuclear? - Ron Patterson
  • Cleveland Plain Dealer - OpEd: Shutting down nuclear plants is a bad bet for Ohio consumers - Daniel B. Poneman, president and CEO of Maryland-based Centrus Energy Corp
  • Singapore Straits Times - Commentary on nuclear energy sparks debate over risks, safety - Sue-Ann Tan
  • Bangladesh Daily Star - BAEC gets license for Rooppur nuke plant design, construction - ScienceAlert Australia
  • ScienceAlert Australia - Scientists Are Still Detecting Radioactivity From Pacific Nuclear Tests in The 1940s - David Nield
  • eNews Channel Africa - Mahlobo finalising nuclear energy plan: reports
  • African Business Review - Russian state company to build nuclear plants in Nigeria - Sophie Chapman
  • Pembroke Daily Observer - Atomic clean up retirees still waiting - Stephen Uhler
  • Fin24 - We'll interdict any nuclear deal - DA - Liesl Peyper
  • BusinessTech South Africa - Government is rushing through SA's nuclear deal – report
  • The Guardian - Gordon Brown says Pentagon misled UK over case for Iraq invasion - Michael Savage
  • London Times - US knew Saddam Hussein posed little threat, says Gordon Brown - Mark Hookham, Defence Correspondent
  • UK Independent - US hid intelligence from Britain about Saddam Hussein's WMDs before Iraq War, Gordon Brown claims - Tom Peck
  • Charleston Post and Courier - On business: SCANA breaks with tradition by splitting chairman, CEO roles - John McDermott
  • MyBroadband South Africa - Government officials "working weekends" to give South Africa nuclear energy
  • The Citizen South Africa - Mahlobo forges ahead with govt's nuclear power plans – report
  • Fairewinds Energy Education - Power Struggle: the future of clean sustainable energy
  • Fairewinds Energy Education - In Vermont & Georgia, is there Power to the People? - Maggie Gundersen & Ben Shulman-Reed
  • Atomic Insights - South Korean Panel Supports Nuclear Plant Construction, Rejecting President Moon's Plan To Stop It - Rod Adams
  • Atomic Insights - Logical Basis For Sec. Rick Perry's Resiliency Pricing Rule. - Rod Adams
  • Atomic Insights - FERC Proposal Supporting Coal and Nuclear Prompts Howls From Gas, Wind, Solar, Antinuclear - Rod Adams
  • Japan Times - Blanket radiation checks on Fukushima rice under debate
  • Jiji Press - Blanket Radiation Checks on Fukushima Rice under Debate
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea not interested in denuclearization talks with U.S
  • Press TV - Almost 95% of Iranians don't trust US: Survey
  • Deccan Herald - Plan to make 6 N-reactors operational by 2039
  • Denton Record-Chronicle, TX - Company storing radioactive waste in Denton faces state action - Peggy Heinkel-Wolfe
  • Rutland Herald - NRC seeks more info on Yankee sale - Susan Smallheer
  • Augusta Chronicle - Letter: Subtle as a chainsaw - David Kyler, St. Simons Island, executive director for the environmental advocacy group Center for a Sustainable Coast

    Saturday, November 04, 2017

  • Aiken Standard - SRR to stay on as losing bidders protest new liquid waste contract - Thomas Gardiner
  • Arab News - Rosatom would bid in KSA nuclear plant tender - Reuters
  • Asahi Shimbun - 40,000 protest Abe's plans to revise Article 9 of Constitution - Hirotaka Kojo
  • Asia Times - China's nuclear power play falters in Britain - Richard Cook
  • Asia-Pacific Journal: Japan Focus - Protesting Policy and Practice in South Korea's Nuclear Energy Industry - Lauren Richardson introduction by Mel Gurtov
  • Augusta Chronicle - Letter: Subtle as a chainsaw - David Kyler, St. Simons Island, executive director for the environmental advocacy group Center for a Sustainable Coast
  • BelTA - Belarusian nuclear power plant's first reactor in for flushing in December
  • Buffalo News - Editorial: Radioactive waste needs to be removed from Tonawanda landfill
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Yesterday is tomorrow: estimating the full cost of a nuclear buildup - Robert Alvarez
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - New Mexico's nuclear weapon legacy honored by senators - Adrian C Hedden
  • Charleston Post and Courier - New SCE&G president wants to restore 'trust and credibility' of embattled utility - Andrew Brown
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Letter: Clean it up - Kurtis Kendle, 42nd Avenue, Isle of Palms
  • China.org.cn - Li backs joint nuclear progress
  • Daily Freeman, Kingston, NY - Residents, experts gather to discuss closing of Indian Point nuclear power plant
  • Denton Record-Chronicle, TX - Company storing radioactive waste in Denton faces state action - Peggy Heinkel-Wolfe
  • Huffington Post - Daniel Ellsberg: Why There Aren't More Whistleblowers - Robert Scheer
  • Index-Journal, Greenwood, SC - What Others Say: On the fate of a failed nuclear site
  • IOL Cape Times - How Eskom settled 'fraudulent invoice from Trillian for R30.6m' - Emsie Ferreira
  • Japan Times - JCCI urges Taiwan to ease 3/11 food import ban
  • Johannesburg Citizen - Coal, nuclear lobbies want to kill off renewable energy, says physics expert - Amanda Watson
  • Joongang Daily - Energy options - Kim Won-bae
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - New Program Highlights Los Alamos Innovations - AHF News
  • Lower Hudson Journal, NY - Indian Point forum highlights: What's the future for 1,000 workers and nearby towns - Thomas C. Zambito
  • Mid-Hudson News - Indian Point shutdown plans reviewed
  • NDTV - A Rare Inside Look At Earthquake Stress Testing Of Indian Atomic Reactors - Pallava Bagla
  • NEI - NEI Commends DOE, FERC for Proposed Resiliency Rules
  • Prothom-Alo, Bangladesh - Bangladesh joins nuclear club
  • Radio Prague - Dukovany nuclear power plant fully operational again
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - Navy ponders what to do with site of San Onofre nuclear facility - Rob Nikolewski
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Full extent of chromium plume remains unknown - Rebecca Moss
  • Spokesman-Review - OpEd: Hanford watchdog needed to ensure accountability - Patricia Hoover and Susan Cundiff
  • WABE, Atlanta, GA - Why The Upcoming Nuclear Hearings In Atlanta Are A Big Deal - Molly Samuel
  • POGO - Watching the Defense Department's Waste Line--Why does the Pentagon develop so many weapons that it never builds? - Mark Thompson
  • USGS - M 4.6 - 26km SE of Aomori-shi, Japan

    Friday, November 03, 2017

  • Las Vegas Sun - Nevada official says Yucca bill not likely to pass Senate - Cy Ryan
  • Cape Cod Broadcasting - Nuclear Power Documentary Film and Panel Discussion Coming to Chatham
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - WIPP: Small businesses 63 percent of subcontract budget - Adrian C Hedden
  • Idaho Statesman - Orval Hansen, congressman who helped give Idaho a nuclear lab, dies at 91 - Nate Poppino and Rocky Barker
  • Aiken Standard - Savannah River Remediation earns honor for tank closure project - Thomas Gardiner
  • AP News - Senate approves nominees for energy oversight commission - Matthew Daly
  • Bloomberg - Trump's Coal Threat to Renewable Energy - Joe Ryan and Brian Eckhouse
  • Bloomberg - House Tax Bill Trims Wind Tax Credit, Extends Nuclear Provision - Ari Natter
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-French regulator's review show two more nuclear reactors safe - EDF - Bate Felix
  • Reuters - REFILE-UPDATE 1-Rosatom would bid in Saudi Arabia nuclear plant tender - Geert De Clercq
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - A spooky story about nuclear deterrence - Brittany Crocker
  • The Asia-Pacific Diplomat - Japan's Nuclear Power Program: A Strategic Paradox? - Tom Corben
  • The Hill - OpEd: US nuclear modernization is not only affordable, but necessary - Peter Huessy
  • Japan Times - Japan's adjusted anti-nuke resolution mirrors reality of security situation, U.S. envoy says
  • World Nuclear News - Sale consolidates Reno Creek uranium assets
  • News24 - 'Happy' Zuma declares nuclear 'the winner' during visit to Steve Biko Academic Hospital - Alex Mitchley
  • Johannesburg Citizen - Remember nuclear, nuclear is the winner! says Zuma on PTA hospital tour - ANA
  • China Daily - China and UK team up to train new nuclear engineers - Cecily Liu
  • KPBS - Marine Corps Waits For Nuke Waste Removal From San Onofre - Alison St John
  • Laguna Beach Independent - Letter: Sierra Club's Take on Nuclear Waste Removal at San OnofreMarni Magda, Laguna Beach, chair of the Angeles Chapter Sierra Club San Onofre Task Force
  • SanOnofreSafety.org - San Onofre Safety.org
  • Business Day South Africa - ENERGY MIX: Zuma vows nuclear option is a given for South Africa
  • Eyewitness News Johannesburg - Zuma: No mixed messages on govt's stance on nuclear energy - Lindsay Dentlinger
  • Asia Times - Floating nuke plants to power islands in South China Sea
  • Saudi Gazette - Russia working with Kingdom on energy investment, NEOM
  • Atlanta Journal-Constitution - Kempner: Time to decide if you pay more for Georgia's nuclear debacle - Matt Kempner
  • Marietta Daily Journal, GA - AROUND TOWN: Georgia Tea Party supports finishing Plant Vogtle
  • CM Mining Weekly - Uranium-endowed South Africa stands to benefit from ambitions to improve electricity access in Africa - Dylan Slater
  • Eagle-Tribune, North Andover, MA - Seabrook nuclear plant owner appeals C-10 petition - Jack Shea
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - TVA leaders say safety culture improving at Watts Bar Nuclear Plant - Associated Press
  • SeeNews Southeast Europe - Bulgarian nuclear regulator extends licence of NPP Kozloduy's Unit 5 - See more at: SeeNews Southeast Europe
  • UNM Newsroom - The beauty created by the 'Destroyer of Worlds'--The cultural phenomenon of nuclear fallout as a collectable - Katie Williams
  • AzerNews - Rosatom to assist Uzbekistan in developing nuclear infrastructure
  • Xinhua News - Armenia to keep developing nuclear power: PM
  • Times of India Business News - German nuclear plant outages and restarts - Reuters
  • Egypt Today - Dabaa nuclear plant deal to be implemented in 2017
  • Vestnik Kavkaza - Anton Khlopkov: "Nuclear power plants are still an important part of Russia's energy balance, but..."
  • Arab News - Netanyahu: A nuclear Iran 'infinitely more dangerous' than North Korea - Ben Flanagan
  • Kyiv Post - UNIAN: Ukraine's nuclear regulatory inspectorate extends for 10 years life of Zaporizhia NPP's power unit 3 - UNIAN
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Scientist vs. scientist: an escalating fight over renewable energy - Dawn Stover
  • Newsweek - Trump Wants to Save Big Coal With $11 Billion Annual Bailout - Nicole Goodkind
  • World Nuclear News - Nuclear community's message to UN Environment
  • World Nuclear News - UK seeks close energy relationship with EU after Brexit
  • The State - PSC commissioner quits as nuclear debate heats up - Sammy Fretwell
  • Xinhua News - Bulgaria extends lifespan of nuclear power reactor
  • Spalding Guardian - MP's new role for nuclear test veterans
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Florida utility becomes early leader in Santee Cooper bidding - Andy Shain and Thad Moore
  • Shillong Times, India - Power panel cancels four projects in state--CM wary of DAE hurdle for Kynshi-II hydro project
  • MENAFN - Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation Celebrates Flag Day at its Headquarters and Barakah Site
  • Platts - US DOE's Perry sees storage as potential 'Holy Grail', sings fossil fuels' praises - Maya Weber
  • Barry and District News - Friends of Earth report - Sharon Harris
  • The State - Letter: On Halloween, did SCANA just trick us - again?M. Dean Bain, Blythewood
  • SA Independent - Communities speak out against Eskom hike - KwaZulu-Natal
  • NAS - Project Update: Disposal of Surplus Plutonium in the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant
  • USGS - M 4.8 - 19km WNW of Kitaibaraki, Japan
  • IAEA - From the Cradle to the Grave: Making Progress in the Safe Management of Disused Sealed Radioactive Sources - J. Roncero Martin, IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation
  • Jiji Press - Tens of Thousands Rally in Tokyo against Constitutional Revisions
  • BelTA - Belarus expects forthcoming IAEA missions to produce positive results
  • Press TV - US trying to whitewash 9/11 facts via wild claims against Iran: Zarif
  • Press TV - US, Israel supporting Takfiri terrorists in Middle East: Velayati
  • Press TV - Russia, France: Iran nuclear deal cannot be revised
  • Press TV - Russia's Rosatom to bid in 16 Saudi nuclear plants
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Paducah; Correction FR Document: 2017-23918 Citation: 82 FR 51230 PDF Pages 51230-51231
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability FR Document: 2017-23967 Citation: 82 FR 51237 PDF Pages 51237-51238
  • News Azerbaijan - Le Monde Diplomatique: Metsamor - operating Chernobyl
  • MSN - video: A nuclear waste dump for eternity?

    Thursday, November 02, 2017

  • Las Vegas Sun - Laxalt joins 4 gubernatorial candidates in vying to replace Sandoval - Yvonne Gonzalez
  • Livermore Independent - LLNL Computers To Help Design Anti-Cancer Drugs - Jeff Garberson
  • Los Alamos Monitor - Report: LANL comes up short on emergency drills
  • Los Alamos Monitor - SF's call to halt plutonium pit program will not affect LA - Tris DeRoma
  • EurekAlert - Story tips from the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory, November 2017 - DOE/Oak Ridge National Laboratory
  • WATE 6 Knoxville - Stranger Things at Oak Ridge National Lab? - Kelly Reinke
  • Tri-City Herald - Strange, white powder found at Hanford. Officials object to being fined for doing nothing about it yet - Annette Cary
  • KEPR Pasco - CBC receives sizable donation for nuclear technology education - Marie Schurk
  • Indian Express - Russia nuclear chief asks global community to develop n-fuel cycle tech crucial to India's energy programme
  • AP News - Putin, in Iran for talks, offers support for nuclear deal - Nasser Karimi
  • AP News - CBO says $1.2 trillion needed for nuclear weapons overhaul - Richard Lardner
  • Bloomberg - Southern to Sell Solar Assets, Nuclear Settlement to Raise Cash - Jim Polson and Brian Eckhouse
  • Bloomberg - Renewables Are Starting to Crush Aging U.S. Nukes, Coal Plants - Naureen S Malik
  • Reuters - South Africa considering best time for nuclear power expansion: Zuma - Wendell Roelf
  • Reuters - North Korea dismisses report that sixth nuclear test killed many people - Hyonhee Shin
  • Reuters - China's Xi says hopes to promote relations with North Korea: KCNA - Soyoung Kim, Ben Blanchard
  • Reuters - Iran, Russia and Azerbaijan call for commitment to nuclear deal - Denis Pinchuk
  • Reuters - Supreme Leader Khamenei says U.S. is Iran's 'number one enemy' - Parisa Hafezi
  • CNN - South Korea: Pyongyang is readying for another nuclear test - Euan McKirdy, Taewoon Lee and Samantha Beech, CNN
  • Yonhap News - Spy agency raises possibility of additional N. Korean nuke, missile tests
  • Forbes blog - Nuclear Energy In America Is Teetering On A Cusp - James Conca
  • Rapid City Journal - South Dakota's secret nuclear missile accident revealed - Seth Tupper
  • KNAU Arizona Public Radio - Trump Administration Considers Rolling Back Grand Canyon Uranium Mining Ban - Ryan Heinsius
  • Buffalo News - Army Corps OKs partial cleanup of radioactive waste in Tonawanda landfill - Nancy A. Fischer
  • World Nuclear News - UAE nuclear programme celebrates diversity
  • World Nuclear News - Policy support needed for nuclear growth, conference concludes
  • World Nuclear News - Low-level waste only for Canadian repository
  • World Nuclear News - UK state should invest in nuclear, says report
  • World Nuclear News - Connecticut governor calls for Dominion cooperation
  • The State - The South's legacy of abandoned nuclear reactors - Caroline Peyton
  • Charleston Post and Courier - South Carolina AG Alan Wilson says receiver should control money from failed nuclear project - John McDermott
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Buy a South Carolina power company? Southern Co. calls it 'a long putt' amid furor over nuclear project - Thad Moore
  • Reuters - Rosatom ready to take part in any Saudi Arabia nuclear plant tender - Geert De Clercq
  • FITSNews.com, SC - Feds Could Throw Lifeline To Coal, Nuclear Power
  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - The deadly 90-day rule will help coal barons, not coal miners. and kill people - Nicholas Muller, Akshaya Jha and Jay Apt
  • E&E Daily - FERC: Chatterjee requires legally defensible action on DOE rule - Rod Kuckro
  • BBC - The UK's race to get its own nuclear safety inspectors
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Promoting nuclear security in the Middle East - Daniel Karr
  • FOX News - Winds from North Korea nuclear test site may send radiation toward Japan, AccuWeather says
  • Sydney Morning Herald - US expert tells Australians to get over their nuclear 'hang-up' - Darren Gray
  • Moneyweb Johannesburg - SA considering best time for nuclear power expansion – Zuma - Wendell Roelf, Reuters
  • Johannesburg Citizen - The ministers of energy and finance are not clashing on nuclear, says Zuma - Gosebo Mathope
  • Philippine Daily Inquirer - Malaysia lauded for careful nuke approach
  • Xinhua News - Armenia to keep developing nuclear power: PM
  • BBC - Brexit visas need for new nuclear plant on Anglesey
  • Biloxi Sun Herald - Mississippi Power's parent company to sell solar assets, nuclear settlement to raise cash - Jim Polson and Brian Eckhouse
  • Global Research - Israeli Weapons of Mass Destruction: Birth of the Israeli Bomb. The World's Fifth Nuclear Power - John Steinbach
  • The Guardian - Boris Johnson to travel to US in bid to save Iran nuclear deal - Patrick Wintour
  • Bristol Herald Courier, Bristol, VA - Attorney general wants independent holder for nuke money
  • FITSNews.com, SC - Major #NukeGate Hearing Scheduled …
  • FITSNews.com, SC - NukeGate: Secret Negotiations On Securitization?
  • Cumbria Mail - Cumbria's university scoops top nuclear award
  • Vanguard Nigeria - FG lauded over nuclear power agreement with Russia - Simon Ebegbulem
  • ESI Africa - SA nuclear regulator: expect nuclear site license in June 2018
  • UPI - Three earthquakes rocked North Korea nuclear site, Seoul says - Elizabeth Shim
  • Cape Business News - Rosatom signs deal to build South African nuclear plant
  • InDaily Adelaide - Labor backs Greens to reimpose nuclear gag - Tom Richardson
  • Apache Junction Independent - Annual testing of nuclear plant emergency siren system Nov. 8
  • University of Manchester - Rutherford's Legacy – the birth of nuclear physics in Manchester
  • Red Wing Republican Eagle - Prairie Island outage boosts local economy - Sarah Hansen
  • BurlingtonFreePress - Opinion: Approve Vermont Yankee plan - Meredith Angwin, Wilder, Angwin is the author of "Campaigning for Clean Air: Strategies for Pro-Nuclear Advocacy
  • Manila Standard - Energy eyes other options for BNPP - Alena Mae S. Flores
  • Reuters - South Africa considering best time for nuclear power expansion: Zuma - Wendell Roelf
  • Reuters UK - TABLE-Belgian nuclear power reactor outages
  • WCIV ABC News 4, Charleston SC - Attorney general wants independent supervisor of failed nuclear project money - Associated Press
  • Oak Ridge Today - Report: Chair of nuclear safety board proposes eliminating it - John Huotari
  • Cumbria Crack - University of Cumbria scoops top nuclear award
  • Times of India Business News - French nuclear plant outages and restarts
  • Reuters - UPDATE 2-Russia says global oil cut deal could be extended, no imminent decision - Katie Paul
  • AllAfrica - Nigeria: Power Scenarios - Abimbola Akosile
  • Moab Times-Independent - DOE reports good year at tailings pile--But cottonwoods are failing to thrive due to lack of water - Rose Egelhoff
  • San Luis Obispo New Times - Environmental sense: The loss of Diablo won't be good for energy production, pocketbooks, or the earth - Mark Henry
  • Prince George Citizen, B.C. - Geothermal power underused - Todd Whitcombe
  • News Corp Australia - Concerns over proposed NT toxic waste site
  • Bennington Banner - Letter: Getting real about Vermont Yankee standards - Bob Leach, Radiation Protection Manager, Certified Senior Reactor Operator (Retired), Brattleboro
  • USGS - M 4.5 - 9km NE of Kitaibaraki, Japan
  • Trend News Agency - Iran hopes for best, prepares for worst - Azer Ahmadbayli
  • Trend News Agency - Khamenei lashes out at US president over anti-Iran remarks - Khalid Kazimov
  • NHK World - Fukushima Daiichi ice wall almost completed
  • BelTA - Rapid advancement of nuclear energy in Belarus noted
  • Yonhap News - Spy agency raises possibility of additional N. Korean nuke, missile tests
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - The future of the Iran nuclear deal - Bill Foster
  • Pittsburgh Tribune-Review - Focus on FERC: Keep energy markets free markets - James Spencer & Greg Wetstone
  • DOE:NNSS - NSSAB Meetings

    Wednesday, November 01, 2017

  • PR Web - ExchangeMonitor Announces New Webinar: Showdown: Yucca Mountain
  • Kentucky New Era - Plant cleanup employment now stands at about 1,300 - David Zoeller, The Paducah Sun
  • Business Standard India - Russia calls for cooperation on closed n-fuel cycle technology - IANS
  • Fedweek - New Law Requires Discipline for Whistleblower Reprisal
  • SF Chronicle - Whistle-blower protections sought for California lawmakers' staffers - Melody Gutierrez
  • Washington Post - New law targets managers who retaliate against federal whistleblowers - Joe Davidson
  • Government Accountability Project - Gag Orders Imposed by EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt on Research Staff Infringe on Civil Servant First Amendment Rights and May Violate EPA Policy Restricting Censorship - Anne Polansky
  • Snohomish County Daily Herald - Delay in details of plutonium release at Hanford questioned - Thomas Clouse
  • POWERmag - Columbia Nuclear Plant Shatters Generation Records in Quest for Reliability, Efficiency - Sonal Patel
  • DOE:EM - EM Update | Vol. 9, Issue 22 | Oct. 31, 2017
  • Bloomberg - 200 Died in North Korea Nuclear Test Site Accident: Reports - David Tweed
  • Bloomberg - Putin to Meet Iran's Top Leaders in Tehran on Wednesday - Henry Meyer and Stepan Kravchenko
  • Reuters - Russia says need to prevent new sanctions against Iran, keep nuclear deal: RIA - Dmitry Solovyov
  • Reuters - Bangladesh to start work on first nuclear reactor next month: minister - Stanley Carvalho
  • Reuters - Russia's Putin arrives in Iran to discuss Syria, nuclear deal - Denis Pinchuk
  • Reuters - Russia, Iran to jointly work on gas supplies to India: RIA cites Novak - Dmitry Solovyov
  • Reuters - Japan's Abe re-elected prime minister after big election win - Linda Sieg
  • Reuters - China says will work with South Korea towards denuclearization on Korean peninsula - Ryan Woo;
  • Reuters - South Korea's Moon says cannot recognize North Korea as nuclear state - Christine Kim, Ben Blanchard
  • Reuters - Exclusive: U.S. pursues direct diplomacy with North Korea despite Trump rejection - Arshad Mohammed, Matt Spetalnick
  • Reuters - U.S. nuclear arsenal to cost $1.2 trillion over next 30 years: CBO - Mike Stone
  • Reuters - Argentina to start building two new nuclear reactors in 2018 - Sylvia Westall
  • Reuters - Commentary: How Trump can prevent a nuclear Iran - Eric Edelman, Charles Wald
  • Reuters - Saudi Arabia takes first step towards nuclear plant tender: sources - Sylvia Westall, Reem Shamseddine
  • Reuters - U.S. EPA bans some scientists from independent advisory boards - Valerie Volcovici
  • Reuters - Korean firms to bid for Saudi nuclear power plant project: KHNP - Stanley Carvalho
  • Washington Post - South Korea will not develop or possess nuclear weapons, president says - Adam Taylor
  • Korea Herald - [News Focus] NK's nuclear test site crumbling down? - Jung Min-kyung
  • Korea Herald - As many as 200 N. Koreans killed in tunnel collapse at nuclear test site: report - Yonhap
  • The Guardian - US nuclear arsenal to cost $1.2tn over next 30 years, independent CBO report finds - Julian Borger in Washington
  • Greentech Media - Experts Debate the Energy Department's Coal and Nuclear Market Intervention - Jeff St. John
  • NJ Spotlight - PSEG Backs Trump Administration Plan to Spur Nuclear Industry - Tom Johnson
  • Midwest Energy News - Unusual alliances emerge in Ohio over plan to prop up coal and nuclear plants - Kathiann M. Kowalski
  • Energy Collective - Logical Basis For Secretary Rick Perry's Resiliency Pricing Rule - Rod Adams
  • Rapid City Journal - Fifty-three year old nuclear missile accident revealed - Seth Tupper
  • The State - New leaders give SCANA a chance to repair damage from failed nuke project - Sammy Fretwell and Avery G. Wilks
  • Utility Dive - SCANA CEO retires in wake of VC Summer nuclear abandonment - Robert Walton
  • The State - Does it matter who's in charge of SCANA? - Cindi Ross Scoppe
  • FITSNews.com, SC - #NukeGate: Secret Negotiations On Securitization?
  • Seeking Alpha - SCANA: Like A Wounded Duck - Michael Wald
  • WLTX Columbia, SC - SCANA Execs Could Get Millions for Retirement
  • ABC Columbia - Governor Henry McMaster Reacts to SCANA Executive Departure - Crysty Vaughan
  • ABC Columbia - SCANA Executives Retire, Lawmakers React - Gabrielle Franklin
  • Times and Democrat - SCANA leader leaving; changes elevate Keller Kissam to SCE&G president - Jeffrey Collins, Associated Press
  • Gulf News - Women make up for 10% of nuclear workforce in UAE - Sami Zaatari
  • Khaleej Times - More than 30% women in UAE nuclear energy industry - Jasmine Al Kuttab
  • Zawya - Nuclear energy to provide 25% of UAE's needs by 2021 - Sami Zaatari
  • MENAFN - UAE Peaceful Nuclear Energy Program highlighted as a role model for major projects
  • Zawya - Chain reaction: UAE's four nuclear reactors reach over 84% completion rate-minister - Nada Al Rifai
  • Platts - IAEA says growth of nuclear power too low to curb climate change - William Freebairn
  • POWERmag - Poland Will End Coal Investments, Move Toward Nuclear - Darrell Proctor
  • Sentinel-Tribune, Bowling Green, OH - State, federal officials to meet over nuke plant cleanup plans - Debbie Rogers
  • Washington Post - Armenia: Is this place in the shadow of the 'world's most dangerous nuclear plant'?
  • Australian Financial Review - China near completion of offshore nuclear reactor to boost South China Sea claim - David Stanway
  • Asahi Shimbun - China close to completing 1st nuclear reactor in northern sea
  • Asahi Shimbun - Fukushima town burns blue under bright, serious moonlight
  • POWERmag - Nuclear Plant Construction: A Trial of Patience - Aaron Larson
  • POWERmag - Connecticut, Ohio, Pennsylvania Make Substantive Gains for State Nuclear Subsidies - Sonal Patel
  • POWERmag - Russia Continues Legacy of Innovation at Novovoronezh Nuclear Power Plant - Abby L. Harvey
  • Iranian Financial Tribune - 2nd Bushehr Nuclear Power Plant Enters New Development Phase
  • Mehr News - Iran vows to expand small nuclear plants
  • ESI Africa - Energy security: nuclear highlighted as a viable option
  • ESI Africa - Nigeria and Russia sign nuclear agreement
  • Iranian Financial Tribune - EU's Balancing Act to Maintain Iran Deal, US Ties
  • CBC Canada - Workers who helped clean up nuclear accidents at Chalk River in 1950s still waiting for compensation - Julie Ireton
  • St. Louis Post-Dispatch - Don't overlook nuclear power as source of clean energy in push to cut emissions - Glenn Carlson • Valley Park
  • Lower Hudson Journal - Nuclear Regulatory Commission says Indian Point must resolve leak issue in reactors - Thomas C. Zambito
  • Iran Front Page - Iran Begins Construction of Two New Nuclear Power Plants
  • WTNH Connecticut - Malloy signs bill to study Millstone nuclear plant's future - Associated Press
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Conn. officials press Dominion for reactor financials - Saqib Rahim
  • Hartford Courant - Gov. Dannel P. Malloy Signs Millstone Bill, But Points to Power Plant's Profitability - Kenneth R. Gosselin
  • Connecticut Post - Malloy signs Millstone nuclear bill - Ken Dixon
  • WSHU Public Radio, Fairfield, CT - Despite Criticism Of Millstone, Malloy Signs Energy Bill - Patrick Skahill
  • Hartford Courant, CT - CT-N's Future In Question After Funding Cut In Bipartisan State Budget - Russell Blair
  • Eyre Peninsula Tribune, Cleve, South Australia - $2m nuclear fund applications opens - Kathrine Catanzariti
  • Nuclear Energy Insider - Rolls-Royce tipped for UK SMR build; New study analyzes nuclear capital costs
  • Nuclear Energy Insider - Canada signs flurry of SMR contracts as innovation support widens
  • Nuclear Energy Insider - Westinghouse to install first 3D-printed reactor fuel part in 2018
  • DOE:IG - Audit Report: DOE-OIG-18-04 Management of the National Ignition Facility and the Advanced Radiographic Capability
  • Yonhap News - Moon says S. Korea will neither develop nor possess nuclear arms - Byun Duk-kun
  • Sputnik News - UAE Nuclear Regulator Inspecting Barakah NPP Reactor, Not Planning Delays
  • Power Technology - Future Power Technology: Issue 92 - Ceri Jones
  • The National, Scotland - The H-bomb that changed the world and wiped an island off the face of the Earth - Martin Hannan
  • HNN Huntingtonnews - N. St. Louis Nuclear Nightmare Explodes in Powerful "Atomic Homefront" Documentary
  • Nuclear Hotseat podcast - UN/WHO Chernobyl LIES – Suppression of Critical Yablakov Book w/Devastating Stats – Alison Katz of Independent WHO – NH #331
  • Nuclear Hotseat podcast - N. St. Louis Nuclear Nightmare Explodes in Powerful "Atomic Homefront" Documentary – Director Rebecca Cammisa, Just Moms Dawn Chapman, Robbin Ellison Dailey
  • Nuclear Hotseat - podcast
  • POWERmag - POWER Digest [November 2017] - Darrell Proctor and Sonal Patel
  • UC Santa Cruz, CA - Construction starting on new environmental health and safety facility - Scott Hernandez-Jason
  • Brattleboro Reformer, VT - Consultant airs Vermont Yankee contamination concerns - Mike Faher
  • Forbes blog - Restoring America's Leadership In Low Dose Radiation Health Effects Research - Rod Adams
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - SDG&E proposes customer rebates for San Onofre failure, but it's not much - Jeff McDonald
  • Ryukyu Shimpo - US Army veteran gives interview on 1959 Naha accidental nuke missile firing - Yukiyo Zaha
  • ITV UK - People living near site of toxic explosion concerned study may never be published
  • Yonhap News - Resolution on N. Korean human rights submitted to U.N. committee for approval - pbr@yna.co.kr
  • DOE - Department of Energy Announces Five New Projects Through BIRD Energy Partnership with Israel
  • GAO - Low-Dose Radiation: Interagency Collaboration on Planning Research Could Improve Information on Health Effects GAO-18-184T
  • IAEA - IAEA Conference Says More Nuclear Power Needed to Meet Global Goals on Climate Change - Abu Dhabi United Arab Emirates
  • IAEA - Training the Trainers: Developing a Capacity Building Programme to Ensure the Sustainable Operation of Nuclear Research Reactors in the Latin America and the Caribbean Region - N. Pessoa Barradas, IAEA Department of Nuclear Technology and Applications; M. Voronov , IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • IAEA - Next Generation Nuclear: The Third Intercontinental Nuclear Institute Goes Global - C. Henrich, IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation
  • World Nuclear News - UK state should invest in nuclear, says report
  • World Nuclear News - Connecticut governor calls for Dominion cooperation
  • World Nuclear News - Excavation work starts for Bushehr 2
  • Press TV - Russia plays leading role in safeguarding Iran nuclear deal, says Rouhani
  • Press TV - US to blame for possible Iran deal collapse: Russia
  • Press TV - US-led coalition defeat in Syria undeniable reality: Ayatollah Khamenei
  • Press TV - Russia censures unilateral US sanctions on Iran's IRGC
  • Press TV - Iran starts construction of two new nuclear power plants
  • Energy Department - Rule Final Report on Regulatory Review under Executive Order 13783 FR Document: 2017-23713 Citation: 82 FR 50491 PDF Pages 50491-50493
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: DOE/NSF High Energy Physics Advisory Panel FR Document: 2017-23767 Citation: 82 FR 50640 PDF Pages 50640-50641
  • Interior Department - Rule Final Report: Review of Department of Interior Actions that Potentially Burden Domestic Energy FR Document: 2017-23702 Citation: 82 FR 50532 PDF Pages 50532-50575 (44 pages) Permalink
  • Taylor and Francis UK - Through a fractured looking-glass: Trump's nuclear decisions so far - Sharon Squassoni
  • UPI - Report: North Korea runs hospital to treat nuclear radiation patients - Elizabeth Shim
  • AAAS Magazine - United States blocks Iran from fusion megaproject - Richard Stone
  • Newsweek - North Korean Soldiers are being Treated for Radiation Exposure after Nuclear Test: Report - Sofia Lotto Persio
  • Egypt Independent - Egypt to sign contracts for Dabaa nuclear power plant by end of 2017: Minister - Al-Masry Al-Youm
  • EurekAlert - Rutgers-led research could revolutionize nuclear waste reprocessing and save money - Rutgers University
  • French Nuclear Safety Authority - ASN publishes the French national report on compliance with the Joint Convention on the Safety of Spent Fuel Management and on the Safety of Radioactive Waste Management obligations

    Tuesday, October 31, 2017

  • Vancouver Columbian - In Our View: Hanford Mess Gets Messier--Latest revelations underscore quagmire at U.S.'s most contaminated waste site
  • EurekAlert - Tourassi named top scientist at ORNL's annual Awards night - DOE/Oak Ridge National Laboratory
  • UT Tennessee Today - UT-ORNL Governor's Chair Wirth Named American Nuclear Society Fellow - David Goddard
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Protecting tax proceeds paid by Los Alamos National Laboratory - Bruce Krasnow
  • Washington Technology - NNSA kicks off $23B Los Alamos management contract competition
  • Los Alamos Monitor - Workers contaminated upgrading glovebox - Tris DeRoma
  • Tri-City Herald - Nuclear waste beats diamonds and Seattle. Hanford project scores international award - Annette Cary
  • Spokesman-Review - Four-month delay in details of plutonium release at Hanford raises questions - Thomas Clouse
  • Financial Times - South Africa whistleblower complains of political persecution - Joseph Cotterill
  • Washington Post - Q&A for federal workers: New policy on discipline - Eric Yoder
  • EIN Presswire - Nevada Corporate Whistleblower Center Now Urges an Employee of a Company That Is Overbilling the Defense Department or any Federal Agency in Nevada To Call About Rewards
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Business as complicit as state in corruption, says Wierzycka
  • AP News - Iran says supreme leader limiting ballistic missile range - Jon Gambrell
  • Bloomberg - Scana CEO to Retire Amid Probes of Abandoned Nuclear Project - Jim Polson
  • Bloomberg - EPA Shakes Up Scientific Panels by Adding More Industry Voices - Jennifer A Dlouhy
  • Reuters - Iran says no need to increase missile range as can already hit U.S. forces - Bozorgmehr Sharafedin
  • Reuters - EPA to ban some scientists from independent advisory boards - Valerie Volcovici
  • Reuters - Scana CEO to step down after failed nuclear project - John Benny and Ahmed Farhatha
  • Reuters - UPDATE 2-Saudi Arabia takes first step towards nuclear plant tender - sources - Sylvia Westall and Reem Shamseddine
  • Reuters - South Africa nuclear regulator says expects plant site license in June - Sylvia Westall
  • Reuters - TABLE-Swiss nuclear plant outages and restarts - Vera Eckert
  • Reuters - Some Kobe Steel products facing China customs delays: Shinsho president - Yuka Obayashi
  • Reuters - China close to completing first offshore nuclear reactor - David Stanway
  • Reuters - Tunnel collapse may have killed 200 after North Korea nuclear test: Japanese broadcaster - Kiyoshi Takenaka
  • Reuters - Pakistan plans to build several new nuclear reactors - official - Stanley Carvalho
  • KBS WORLD Radio - `Underground Tunnel at N. Korean Nuke Test Site Collapses, 200 Killed`
  • Yonhap News - As many as 200 N. Koreans killed in tunnel collapse at nuclear test site: report
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea open to talks with N.K. if Pyongyang shows will to give up nukes: official - sooyeon@yna.co.kr
  • Newsweek - Nuclear Saudi Arabia Risks Inflaming Middle East Tensions - Cristina Maza
  • Gulf Business News - Saudi to extract its own uranium for nuclear programme
  • Forbes blog - Sustainable Innovation Forum (SIF17) Rejects World Nuclear Association Sponsorship - Rod Adams
  • Iranian Financial Tribune - Austria Stands by Iran Over JCPOA
  • Mehr News - US sen. calls for "forceful" measures on access to Iran military sites
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea introduces energy transformation policy in IAEA meeting - ejkim@yna.co.kr
  • All Things Nuclear - Scientists to Congress: The Iran Deal is a Keeper - Lisbeth Gronlund, co-director and senior scientist
  • UAE National - Editorial: Iran's no-show at the nuclear conference in the UAE reveals away its intentions
  • New York Times - Nuclear Scientists Urge Congress to Protect Iran Deal - Rick Gladstone
  • Middle East Media Research Institute - Is The JCPOA Working? - Yigal Carmon and A. Savyon
  • Trend News Agency - Iran-US confrontation: resting hope upon Amano - Azer Ahmadbayli
  • Emirates 24|7 - UAE is committed to using nuclear energy to meet national development requirements: Minister of Energy
  • Arutz Sheva - IAEA chief: Nuclear inspectors working in Iran without problem
  • BBC - Russia to build nuclear power plants in Nigeria
  • Eyewitness News Johannesburg - MPs challenge Mahlobo over his stance on nuclear power - Gaye Davis
  • ISS Africa - Is Zuma's nuclear gamble still in play? - Judith February
  • Tasnim News Agency - New Construction Work Begins at Iran's Bushehr Nuclear Plant
  • Tasnim News Agency - Iran Not to Renegotiate JCPOA Under Any Circumstances: Official
  • Tasnim News Agency - Iran Sets Up Working Group to See Whether CAATSA Breaches JCPOA
  • The Hill - OpEd: More must be done to protect America's nuclear power plants from cyberattacksCharalampos Andreades and Michael Nacht
  • Reuters UK - South Africa nuclear regulator says expects plant site license in June - Sylvia Westall
  • SA Independent - France's EDF would bid in SA nuclear tender - Reuters
  • Connecticut Post - Malloy signs Millstone nuclear bill - Ken Dixon
  • Florence Morning News, SC - Nuclear power safe, efficient, Florence Rotarians told - Jessica Imbimbo
  • Asahi Shimbun - EDITORIAL: NRA needs to keep 'dialogue' with utilities for nuclear safety
  • Sputnik News - IAEA Succeeds in Spotting Potential Non-Civilian Use of Nukes - Nuclear Agency
  • Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution - Radioactivity Lingers from 1946-1958 Nuclear Bomb Tests--Scientists sample remote Pacific atolls with new tools to measure ongoing releases
  • WIS-TV Columbia, SC - Action after nuclear fallout: first signs of legislation offer hope to customers - Ashleigh Holland
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - PG&E names successors for retiring VP in charge of Diablo Canyon - Kaytlyn Leslie
  • RT - Russia reportedly developing nuclear satellites firing lasers… to power other satellites
  • BusinessKorea - KEPCO KPS, Westinghouse to Cooperate for Nuclear Power Plant Decommissioning - Jung Min-hee
  • Power Engineering International - New UK project aims to find ways to cut nuclear costs - Tildy Bayar
  • SA Independent - No contradiction in nuclear deal statements – Minister Gigaba
  • Kuwait News Agency - Kuwait praises UAE hosting of Int'l nuclear conf. - Bader Al-Slaihim
  • Vermont Business Magazine - Donovan opposes federal rule to subsidize coal and nuclear
  • Zawya - Conference on nuclear power supports UAE's vision for nuclear energy: Abu Dhabi Crown Prince
  • Grand Junction Sentinel - Atomic energy's legacy--Ceremonies honor those who worked with uranium - Katie Langford
  • RTO Insider - FERC Denies Rehearing on FitzPatrick Nuclear Plant Sale
  • Times of India Business News - French nuclear plant outages and restarts - Reuters
  • Africa Intelligence - Uganda: Irene Muloni courts IAEA for backing of uranium projects
  • WorkCompCentral - Ex-Nuclear Plant Workers Say They're Having Trouble Getting Workers' Comp
  • The Independent - Fukushima ghost towns abandoned after 2011 nuclear disaster revealed by filmmakers - Jon Sharman
  • Armenian News - $134mn to be allocated to extend Armenia nuclear plant lifetime in 2018
  • Daily Courier, Prescott AZ - Palo Verde Nuclear Generating Station Tour
  • Portsmouth News, UK - Nuclear siren to sound for test at Portsmouth Naval Base
  • All Things Nuclear - Grand Gulf: Emergency Pump's Broken Record and Missing Record - Dave Lochbaum, director, Nuclear Safety Project
  • Lower Hudson Journal - Iona College conference: Natural gas to fill Indian Point power loss gap - Thomas C. Zambito
  • RTO Insider - Cost Estimates on DOE NOPR: $300 million to $32 billion+
  • Yonhap News - KHNP to review legality of early closure of Wolsong-1 reactor - Kim Eun-jung
  • Energy Voice Aberdeen - Dounreay decom scheme attracts 100 firms – including film makers - Alan Shields
  • Xinhua News - China, ROK agree to bring cooperation back to normal "as soon as possible"
  • Wall Street Journal - Scana Shakes Up Management After Failed Plant Prompts Investigations - Russell Gold and Imani Moise
  • The State - What SCANA, others said about executive shake-up
  • FITSNews.com, SC - #NukeGate: SCANA's Failed Gambit
  • Aiken Standard - SCE&G leader Marsh to retire after failed $9B nuke project - Jeffrey Collins
  • The State - SCANA CEO Marsh, another top executive departing after nuclear fiasco - Avery G. Wilks and Sammy Fretwell
  • Charleston Post and Courier - SCANA CEO retiring in wake of failed S.C. nuclear project but more changes demanded - Andy Shain
  • WBTW News13 Myrtle Beach, SC - Making sense of the SC nuclear plant fiasco
  • WJBF-TV Augusta - A S.C. committee scheduled to meet for a failed nuclear reactor project
  • ABC Columbia - House Speaker Calls for SCANA CEO to Resign, Committee Members Vote to Draft Legislation to Protect Ratepayers - Gabrielle Franklin
  • Charleston Post and Courier - 'Cannot be trusted:' South Carolina House Speaker calls for SCANA chief's resignation - Andy Shain
  • The State - As lawmakers study SC's nuclear fiasco, here's what they want to fix - Avery G. Wilks
  • The State - SCANA chief denies he's leaving embattled utility - Sammy Fretwell and Avery G. Wilks
  • Charleston Post and Courier - S.C. lawmakers seek to stop SCANA from taking $37M a month from customers for failed nuclear project - Andrew Brown
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Hicks column: SCANA lands starring role in South Carolina Legislature's shock theater - Brian Hicks
  • IAEA - IAEA Closer to Finalising New Safety Guide for Nuclear Transport Emergencies - Agata Wozniak , IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security
  • Zee News - Pakistan looks to expand nuclear power, plans several new reactors
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Protecting ratepayers the next step in nuclear reactor case - Alan Wilson
  • BelTA - New reactor vessel for second unit of Belarusian nuclear power plant up to specifications
  • BelTA - Plans for new system to control Belarusian power engineering industry
  • ConstructionNews UK - Nuclear decommissioning case puts tender challenges in doubt - Paul Henty
  • Brattleboro Reformer, VT - Tainted water costs top $2M at Vermont Yankee - Mike Faher
  • Vermont Journalism Trust - Consultant: Vermont Yankee could hold contamination surprises - Mike Faher
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - State appeals court orders CPUC to turn over disputed emails - Jeff McDonald
  • London Times - Unite and GMB unions accept pay deal to end Hinkley Point strike threat - Marion Dakers
  • Public Citizen - In Dismissing Scientists, Pruitt Works to Turn EPA into Pro-Polluter Advocacy Group - Statement of David Arkush, Managing Director, Public Citizen's Climate Program
  • World Nuclear News - Agreements signed for Nigerian nuclear project
  • World Nuclear News - UAE university becomes IAEA Collaborating Centre
  • World Nuclear News - Excavation work starts for Bushehr 2
  • Trend News Agency - US expands sanctions on Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps
  • Asahi Shimbun - Scandal-hit Kobe Steel seeks loans, shareholder offers support - REUTERS
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Rob Jeffrey: Renewables not SA's panacea – time to put country first - Rob Jeffrey
  • Press TV - US nuclear scientists urge Congress to protect Iran deal
  • Press TV - Regional nations must solve their own problems: Iran's Rouhani
  • Press TV - US seeks to create tension to prevent Iran from reaping nuclear deal benefits: Zarif
  • Press TV - US likely to comply with Paris accord: UN

    Monday, October 30, 2017

  • Tri-City Herald - Construction OK'd at Hanford vit facility. Nothing may happen soon - Annette Cary
  • Daily Energy Insider - Coalition urges congress to address used fuel issue - Kevin Randolph
  • The Messenger, Madisonville, KY - Plant cleanup employment now stands at about 1,300 - David Zoeller The Paducah Sun
  • Malaysiakini - In honour of Malaysia's first Nobel Peace prize
  • Business Wire - Washington River Protection Solutions' Hanford Double Shell Tank AY-102 Recovery Project Named PMI Project of the Year - Project Management Institute (PMI)
  • DOE:IG - Assessment Report: DOE-OIG-18-03--Audit Coverage of Cost Allowability for UT-Battelle, LLC During Fiscal Year 2015 Under Department of Energy Contract No. DE-AC05-00OR22725
  • Pahrump Valley Times - Nevada's Dean Heller says he's only person keeping Yucca from happening
  • Nevada Agency for Nuclear Projects - NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING: COMMISSION ON NUCLEAR PROJECTS--Wednesday, November 1, 2017– 1:00pm-3:00pm
  • Bloomberg - Russia Signs Agreement With Nigeria to Build Nuclear Power Plant - Paul Burkhardt
  • Bloomberg - There Was So Much Wind Power In Germany This Weekend, Consumers Got Free Energy - Jesper Starn
  • Reuters - EDF told must fix anchors on back-up generators at nuclear plants - Bate Felix
  • Reuters - Nigeria signs Rosatom agreements to build nuclear power plant - Wendell Roelf
  • Reuters - Trump, Japan's Abe agree to work together on North Korea before Asia visit - Takaya Yamaguchi
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-S.Korea set for record coal imports on nuclear outages as winter looms - Henning Gloystein and Yuna Park
  • Reuters - U.S., South Korea, Japan urge North Korea to cease 'irresponsible' provocations - Soyoung Kim
  • Reuters - Saudi Arabia to extract uranium for 'self-sufficient' nuclear program - Sylvia Westall
  • Reuters - S.Korea set for record coal imports on nuclear outages as winter looms - Henning Gloystein
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-Strike averted at EDF's Hinkley Point nuclear project-union - Nina Chestney
  • Reuters - Iran fulfilling nuclear deal commitments: IAEA chief - Sylvia Westall and Stanley Carvalho
  • Reuters - South Korea, China nuclear envoys to meet in Beijing: South Korea government - Christine Kim
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-EDF shares fall after power company cuts 2017 forecasts - Sudip Kar-Gupta and Bate Felix
  • BBC - North Korea: Fresh test could trigger radioactive leak, South says
  • Salon - The nuclear dreams of President Donald Trump--Nightmares Past and Present - Rebecca Gordon, TomDispatch.com
  • Greentech Media - Why More Flexible Operation Won’t SaveUS Nuclear Power Plants - Jason Deign
  • Financial Times - Unions reach deal to avoid strike at Hinkley Point nuclear plant - David Keohane
  • Daily Energy Insider - Nuclear Energy Institute praises DOE's proposed resiliency and reliability rules - Kevin Randolph
  • Fin24 CapeTown - WATCH: Make hold on nuclear permanent - Cosatu - Moeshfieka Botha
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Editorial: Preserve failed nuclear site
  • Utility Dive - SCANA will likely cover $210M in expected costs from abandoned Summer nuclear project - Peter Maloney
  • Charleston Post and Courier - South Carolina lawmakers could strip $37 million a month from SCANA for failed nuclear reactors - Andrew Brown
  • The State - SCANA chief denies he's leaving embattled utility - Sammy Fretwell and Avery G. Wilks
  • Asia Times - Kobe Steel's nuclear tentacles - Shaun Burnie
  • WCBD News 2, Charleston, SC - Committee to hold fifth hearing in Columbia on failed nuclear project - WCBD News 2
  • Namibia Economist - Arandis to host Investment Conference and Uranium Festival - Posted by Donald Matthys
  • Asahi Shimbun - 1st meeting held to explain map for final disposal of nuclear waste - 3E+6swew
  • Joongang Daily - Korea will enter bid for Czech nuclear project
  • London Times - Sizewell C nuclear power to come on stream in 2031 - Emily Gosden, Energy Editor
  • KUT, Moody College of Communication, University of Texas at Austin - Perry's Plan Would Subsidize Coal and Nuclear Power – But It Wouldn't Apply To Texas - Mose Buchele
  • Midwest Energy News - Report: DOE plan to help coal and nuclear would cost $10.6 billion a year - Lacey Johnson
  • 93.3 KFM, Uganda - Uganda: Government to construct 1000 -Maga -watts nuclear power plant by 2031 - Moses Ndhaye
  • The Local Sweden - Sweden's 65,000 nuclear bunkers aren't enough: Civil Contingencies Agency
  • Korea Times - Nuclear energy deals may pick up faster speed - Park Hyong-ki
  • Yonhap News - Compensation costs for Shin Kori reactors could rise to 138 bln - ejkim@yna.co.kr
  • TASS - Egypt and Russia reaching final agreements on Dabaa nuclear power plant construction
  • Gulf Today - International Ministerial Conference on Nuclear Power kicks off in Abu Dhabi
  • IAEA - IAEA Ministerial Conference on Nuclear Power in the 21st Century Opens in Abu Dhabi - Abu Dhabi United Arab Emirates
  • Australian Business Review - UN accused of bias as energy forum excludes nuclear - Paul Garvey
  • Times of India Business News - Nordic nuclear power plant outages - Reuters
  • Business Wire - PG&E Appoints New Chief Nuclear Officer and New Vice President for Power Generation - PG&E Corporation
  • World Nuclear News - Ontario outlines long-term energy plans
  • World Nuclear News - Challenges to nuclear growth must be overcome, says Amano
  • World Nuclear News - Russian floating plant cargo arrives at Pevek
  • World Nuclear News - 'Game-changing' results herald new process for Lance
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - TVA shuts down newest reactor for refueling - Dave Flessner
  • Forbes blog - Three Ways Radiation Has Changed The Monkeys Of Fukushima - Jeff McMahon
  • Forbes blog - Radiation Detected In Drinking Water In 13 More US Cities, Cesium-137 In Vermont Milk - Jeff McMahon, Apr 9, 2011
  • Atlanta Journal-Constitution blog - Ga. reps lobby colleagues to give Vogtle lifeline in tax overhaul - Tamar Hallerman
  • Bucharest Business Review - Romania: Nuclearelectrica to start an upgrade program at Cernavoda
  • Dunfermline Press - 'We're fed up of nuclear submarines rotting in Rosyth' blasts MP
  • Nippon.com - Work to Store Tainted Soil at Fukushima Facility Begins (News)
  • The Observer, Dunkirk, NY - Edgewood warehouse slated for cleanup
  • TASS - Fourth Borei-class submarine to be floated out in November
  • Times & Star - Controlled explosions continue at Sellafield
  • IAEA - New IAEA Collaborating Centre in UAE to Offer Training for Nuclear Power Infrastructure Development - Elisabeth Dyck, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • IAEA - Director General Amano Holds High-level Meetings in Tehran - Vienna Austria
  • NHK World - Hibakusha in Japan to attend Nobel ceremony
  • Asahi Shimbun - Japan losing influence in push for nuclear disarmament
  • BelTA - Key stage of Belarusian nuclear power plant personnel training over
  • BelTA - IAEA head calls for building nuclear power plants faster to develop green energy
  • Press TV - World united in backing Iran deal against US threats: Qassemi
  • DOE:EM - Contract Awarded for Professional Support Services at Department of Energy Office of Environmental Management Sites
  • FactSet Insight - The Kobe Steel Scandal Flows Through the Entire Supply Chain - Samantha Cheong
  • Laboratory Equipment - Same Work Crew, Equipment Involved in Second Los Alamos Plutonium Contamination Event - Seth Augenstein
  • TASS - Russia's Rosatom to offer new reactor technologies in next 10 years
  • KBS WORLD Radio - S. Korea's Weather Chief Warns Of Radioactive Leaks from N. Korea Nuclear Facility
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2017-23664 Citation: 82 FR 50169 PDF Page 50169

    Sunday, October 29, 2017

  • Nevada Appeal - Guy W. Farmer: The Yucca Mountain Battle never ends - Guy W. Farmer
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Regional Coalition Of LANL Communities Tours San Ildefonso Sacred Area Above Chromium Plume - Maire O'Neill
  • Tri-City Herald - Feds may be investigating timecard issues at Hanford vit plant - Annette Cary
  • Vice Motherboard - Reclaimed Land: Inside Colorado's Rocky Flats National Wildlife Refuge - Lauren Steele
  • Oak Ridge Today - Y-12 Historian Ray Smith is retiring - John Huotari
  • AP News - Pentagon chief says North Korea engages in 'outlaw' behavior - Robert Burns
  • Reuters - France to decide by end 2018 how many nuclear plants to shut: minister - Mathieu Rosemain
  • Reuters - Big role for U.S. at climate talks despite withdrawal from Paris deal - Alister Doyle, Nina Chestney
  • New York Times - North Korea Rouses Neighbors to Reconsider Nuclear Weapons - David E. Sanger, Choe Sang-Hun and Motoko Rich
  • The Guardian - Trump team drawing up fresh plans to bolster US nuclear arsenal - Julian Borger in Washington
  • Washington Post - The 'dossier' and the uranium deal: A guide to the latest allegations - Glenn Kessler
  • Washington Post - Iran asks UN nuclear chief to confirm it still follows deal - Nasser Karimi?
  • Tehran Times - IAEA's Amano, Iran's nuclear chief hold talks in Tehran
  • Times of Israel - In Tehran, UN atomic chief says Iran sticking to nuke deal
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Two identical nuclear projects, one in Georgia and one in South Carolina. Only one survived. - Tony Bartelme
  • Fin24 - Gigaba says no to nuclear - Sipho Masondo and Setumo Stone
  • BusinessTech SA - No nuclear and a government salary freeze – Gigaba's plan to cut spending: report
  • MyBroadband South Africa - No nuclear energy for South Africa – Gigaba
  • Rapid City Journal - South Dakota's secret nuclear missile accident revealed - Seth Tupper
  • Xinhua News - IAEA chief in Tehran for nuke-related talks
  • Scout Press - Israel Is a Military Superpower for This One Simple Reason - Kyle Mizokami
  • Charleston Post and Courier - SCANA denies CEO Kevin Marsh's ouster after allegation that it was offered to lawmakers to broker deal - Andy Shain, Thad Moore and Seanna Adcox
  • The State - SCANA to oust CEO, chief operating officer in aftermath of VC Summer failure - Avery G. Wilks
  • Sputnik News - Mass Destruction: Why Old Chinese Nuclear Reactors in Africa Must Be Upgraded
  • UAE National - Nuclear powered future is a key to environmental safety - Robin Mills
  • Japan Today - Fukushima radioactive waste storage starts full operation
  • Willoughby News-Herald - Federal, local officials stress county-wide economic impact Perry plant closure would have - Andrew Cass
  • Iranian Financial Tribune - Iran's Bushehr Nuclear Plant Output Hits 25 Billion kWh
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Hicks column: SCANA lands starring role in South Carolina Legislature's shock theater - Brian Hicks
  • KSHB 41, Kansas City, MO - Workers fight for compensation in illnesses linked to toxic Bannister Federal Complex - Belinda Post
  • Greeley Tribune - Dempsey: A costly power plan no longer threatens Colorado's economy - Stan Dempsey
  • The Hankyoreh - Panelists discuss South Korea's challenges in balancing US-China-Russia relations - Geoffrey Fattig
  • Philippine Canadian Inquirer - Project launches to preserve history of old nuclear plant - Brittany Crocker, The Associated Press
  • Asahi Shimbun - Official storage of contaminated soil begins in Fukushima - Hiroshi Ishizuka
  • Fairewinds Energy Education - Power Struggle: the future of clean sustainable energy - Maggie Gundersen & Ben Shulman-Reed
  • Fairewinds Energy Education - In Vermont & Georgia, is there Power to the People? - Maggie Gundersen & Ben Shulman-Reed
  • Beyond Nuclear - The Iran Agreement is working. Now the Senate must protect it.
  • Atomic Insights - FERC Proposal Supporting Coal and Nuclear Prompts Howls From Gas, Wind, Solar, Antinuclear - Rod Adams
  • Trend News Agency - Iran: No IAEA demand for military site inspection - Fatih Karimov
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Work to store tainted soil at Fukushima facility begins
  • Fin24 - The bell tolls for uranium mining - activists - Yolandi Groenewald
  • Press TV - Case of inspection of Iran's military sites closed forever: AEOI
  • Press TV - Iran resolved to boost lasting cooperation with IAEA: Rouhani
  • Press TV - US calls 'ridiculous', Iran to build missiles: Rouhani
  • Press TV - Europe bracing for 'major disruption' in ties with Trump's US after Iran decision
  • Press TV - Amano: Iran implementing commitments under JCPOA
  • Press TV - UN approves Iran-proposed nuclear disarmament resolution
  • Japan Times - Sprawling radioactive waste storage facility opens for business in Fukushima
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Fukushima radioactive waste storage starts full operation
  • Saskatoon StarPhoenix - 'We're prepared to sit and wait': Cameco hunkers down as losses pile up - Alex Macpherson
  • University of Texas at Dallas - New Study Investigates Effectiveness of Nanoscale Nuclear Waste Filter
  • Reuters - British navy sacks nuclear submariners over cocaine use - David Milliken
  • Ahmedabad Mirror - Chinese Scientists Warn North Korea to Move Site of Nuclear Weapons Testing

    Saturday, October 28, 2017

  • Escondido Grapevine - Trump's views on science have Dems California dreamin' - George Cahlink, E&E News
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Safety board says LANL unready to handle emergency - Rebecca Moss
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - More than 200 Oak Ridge National Laboratory employees approved for buy-outs - Rachel Ohm and Brittany Crocker
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - LANL Foundation To Host Conference On Education - LANL Foundation
  • RT - Video shows workers at Hanford illegally dumping radioactive water
  • Tri-City Herald - State investigates possibly contaminated liquid dumped at Hanford - Annette Cary
  • Seattle Times - Washington senators want info about lawsuits AG Bob Ferguson has filed against Trump administration - Joseph O’Sullivan
  • Tacoma News Tribune - State AG Bob Ferguson responds to Senate Republican questions about cost of Trump lawsuits - Sean Robinson
  • The Week - Puerto Rico, lost in limbo
  • Law360 - Whistleblower Protections Here To Stay, Expert Says - Dunstan Prial
  • Firstpost India - WikiLeaks puts up $100,000 reward for anyone who provides redacted parts of files related to JFK - IANS
  • AP News - Not just China: US seeks Russia's help, too, with NKorea - Matthew Pennington
  • Bloomberg - U.S. Energy Regulator Says Coal More Reliable Than Natural Gas - Catherine Traywick
  • Bloomberg - Big Oil Goes From Walking Dead To Walking Wounded - Liam Denning
  • Reuters - British navy sacks nuclear submariners over cocaine use - David Milliken
  • Reuters - French power group EDF lowers 2017 earnings and nuclear output targets - Sudip Kar-Gupta
  • The Guardian - Mattis: threat of North Korea nuclear attack 'is accelerating' - Associated Press
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - More than 200 Oak Ridge National Laboratory employees approved for buy-outs - Rachel Ohm and Brittany Crocker
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  • NDTV - In Spare Time, Indian Nuclear Scientists Found Way To Clean Sewage Water - Pallava Bagla
  • UAE National - Abu Dhabi to welcome world's leading nuclear powers this week
  • India Times - Westinghouse for talks with India on 6 N-reactors - Indrani Bagchi
  • Cleveland Plain Dealer - Lake County officials continue drive to save Perry Nuclear Plant - James Ewinger
  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - FirstEnergy will dump coal and nuclear regardless of what the federal government does to help, CEO says - Anya Litvak
  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - FERC commissioner throws doubt on rule to benefit nuclear and coal - Laura Legere
  • Economic Times - Unit 2 of Kudankulam nuclear plant to be operational soon - PTI
  • Yonhap News - UN General Assembly's 1st Committee adopts 3 resolutions against N.K.'s nuclear test: VOA - kdon@yna.co.kr
  • Yonhap News - 66 countries submit implementation reports on N.K. sanctions: report - hague@yna.co.kr
  • Canada NewsWire - Ontario's Energy Plan Recognizes Province's Nuclear Advantage - Canadian Nuclear Workers Council
  • Japan Today - Japan's antinuke resolution passes, but support down from past years
  • Lagos Vanguard - The Iran nuclear deal collapse - Sonny Atumah
  • Chicago Tribune - Slowik: Argonne events reflect on past, look toward future innovations - Ted Slowik
  • Xinhua News - S.Korea, U.S. agree to expand rotational deployment of U.S. strategic military assets
  • NY Newsday - Bethpage plume: Residents file notice of lawsuit - Emily C. Dooley
  • Korea Herald - Nuclear North Korea never be tolerated: allies defense chiefs - Yeo Jun-suk
  • ABC Columbia, SC - House Committee to Meet on Failed Nuclear Project - Crysty Vaughan
  • Monroe Evening News - New senior resident inspector named for Fermi 2
  • BBC News - HMS Vigilant: Nine sailors sacked after failing drugs tests
  • Japan Times - Sprawling radioactive waste storage facility opens for business in Fukushima
  • Petra News Agency - Nuclear safety centre to be launched
  • Energy Bangla - Clean Atom, Green Atom: Nuclear Technologies For Water Purification & Medical Treatment - Andrey Akatov/Yuriy Koryakovskiy
  • IOL - 'We must be frank about economic challenges' - Siseko Njobeni
  • Huffington Post South Africa - Ratings Agency 'Concerned' About SA's Nuclear Plans and ANC Divisions
  • SABC - More fuel hikes loom
  • Rutland Herald - Yankee site testing is criticized - Susan Smallheer
  • BBC News - Explosives experts continue Sellafield chemicals disposal
  • Buffalo News - Viewpoints: New York officials pick energy winners and losers -
  • Buffalo News - Viewpoints: New York officials pick energy winners and losers
  • New York Times - A Deadly Ambush's Great Mystery: What Are We Doing in Niger?
  • New York Times - Robert Blakeley, Whose Fallout Shelter Sign Symbolized the Cold War, Dies at 95 - ROBERT D. McFADDEN
  • POGO - Jeff Sessions Is in Charge of a Bribery Prosecution Involving Two of His Top Donors - Nick Schwellenbach
  • POGO - Opioid Investigation Shows the Swamp in Action - Nick Schwellenbach
  • POGO - The Nation's Doomed 350-Ship Navy--U.S. taxpayers apparently don't think it's worth it - Mark Thompson

    Friday, October 27, 2017

  • Bangor Daily News - As climate change fuels fears about nuclear waste, Maine looks to Trump for solution - Beth Brogan
  • KING5 Seattle - Video shows illegal dumping of toxic liquids at Hanford - Susannah Frame
  • Globe Newswire - SCANA Corporation Investor Update and Deadline Reminder - Hagens Berman Sobol Shapiro LLP
  • Albuquerque Journal - Los Alamos workers exposed to radiation - Mark Oswald
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Three Los Alamos lab workers contaminated in accident - Rebecca Moss
  • WBIR Knoxville - ORNL remembers JFK's 1959 visit as assassination files are released - Michael Crowe
  • Albuquerque Journal - Emergency drills weak at LANL, report says - Mark Oswald
  • Tri-City Herald - Remembering JFK's visit to Hanford. 37,000 watched him wave 'atomic wand' - Annette Cary
  • KNDO/KNDU-TV NBC - Remembering and honoring Hanford workers - Mackenzie Allen
  • Bloomberg - Latest U.S. State to Offer Nukes a Lifeline Is Connecticut - Jim Polson
  • Reuters - French nuclear regulator says EDF's Tricastin dike repairs not complete - Bate Felix
  • Reuters - Putin, as part of test, oversees launch of four nuclear-capable missiles: Ifax - Dmitry Solovyov
  • Reuters - U.S.-led forces acknowledge killing 51 more civilians in Iraq, Syria
  • Forbes blog - Claims of Clinton-Russia Uranium Collusion Are A Real Empty Barrel - James Conca
  • Heritage Foundation Daily Signal - Justice Department Frees Up Uranium One Informant to Congress - Henry Rodgers
  • Reuters - Kobe Steel sent products with tampered data to second nuclear company - Sam Nussey, Osamu Tsukimori, Taiga Uranaka and Yuka Obayashi
  • LobeLog.com - A Breath of Fresh Air on Nuclear Weapons Policy - William D. Hartung
  • Philadelphia Inquirer - Energy supplier calls for competition, not subsidies, for nuclear and coal - Andrew Maykuth
  • The Guardian - Subsidy plan for coal and nuclear plants 'will cost US taxpayers $10.6bn a year' - Oliver Milman
  • Toronto Star - Toronto woman who survived Hiroshima nuclear bombing to accept Nobel Peace Prize
  • Livemint India - Westinghouse: Bankruptcy in US won't impact India nuclear power project
  • New Indian Express - ONGC proposes to partner in building nuclear reactors: Minister Jitendra Singh
  • Independent Barents Observer - Atomflot to get new storage vessel for spent nuclear fuel - Thomas Nilsen
  • Sputnik News - Russian Scientists Develop Software for Next-Gen Nuclear Reactor Technology
  • Globe and Mail - A photographic journey inside the $13-billion overhaul of the Darlington nuclear plant - Judith Pereira
  • Euronews - U.S. ruling on Vattenfall's German nuclear case expected next year - CEO - REUTERS
  • Western Mail - Nearly 60,000 people sign petitions to stop radioactive mud being dumped off Cardiff - Joshua Knapman
  • Asahi Shimbun - Operator set to request 20 years extra for Tokai nuclear plant - Tsuneo Sasai and Yusuke Ogawa
  • National Interest - Russia Has a Dead Nuclear Submarine That Was Never Recovered (Armed with Nukes) - Robert Farley
  • Charleston Post and Courier - SCANA expects to cover more than $200M of its failed nuclear project, hammering profits - Thad Moore and John McDermott
  • The State - Will abandoned nuclear reactors be left to ruin? SC utility says it will step in - Avery G. Wilks
  • The State - House may block SCE&G from charging customers more for nuke failure - Sammy Fretwell And Avery G. Wilks
  • Charleston Post and Courier - SCANA declares a regular cash dividend for shareholders - John McDermott
  • WCBD News2 Mt. Pleasant, SC - Exposed components threaten efforts to salvage nuclear project - mauricetmiller
  • World Nuclear News - Countries update on waste management progress
  • World Nuclear News - UK study aims to identify nuclear cost reductions
  • IAEA - Nuclear Power in the 21st Century
  • WOGX FOX 51, Gainesville - Regulators sign off on Duke Energy deal - News Service of Florida
  • Asia Times - Chinese admiral divulges plans for new mid-sized nuke attack sub, next-gen destroyers
  • FOX News - JFK records release delay sparks anger
  • Independent Barents Observer - Russia plays massive nuclear war games across the Arctic - Thomas Nilsen
  • WTNH New Haven - House sends nuclear plant bill to governor - Associated Press
  • CT Mirror - Millstone bill passes House, goes to governor - Mark Pazniokas
  • CBS Connecticut - Millstone Bill Receives Final Legislative Approval
  • Singapore Straits Times - No need for S'pore to rush into use of nuclear power - Teoh Woi Khon
  • Northumberland Today - Nuclear cleanup company hiring in Port Hope - Valerie MacDonald
  • Willoughby News-Herald - PUCO opposes energy secretary's proposal to subsidize coal, nuclear plants - Andrew Cass
  • Philadelphia Inquirer - Pa. Legislature throws its support behind Trump energy plan - Andrew Maykuth
  • Aiken Standard - Putin casts S.C. into international limelight with MOX mention - Thomas Gardiner
  • Florida Times-Union - Letter: JEA's risky bet on nuclear power - Angie Nixon, director, Fix JEA Now, Jacksonville
  • InDaily Adelaide - Dumped nuclear consultation wins international kudos - Tom Richardson
  • Vermont Public Radio - 'Power Struggle' Documentary Chronicles Efforts To Close Vermont Yankee Nuclear Plant - Ric Cengeri & Matthew F Smith
  • Fox 10 Phoenix - Southern Arizona building once had the capability to wipe out cities
  • Holmes County Times Advertiser, FL - Radioactive removal facility denied permit - Dan Boudreaux
  • Hartford Courant - Millstone Wins 2-Year Battle For New Access To Markets - Stephen Singer
  • BusinessKorea - S. Korea to Participate in Nuclear Power Plant Construction in Saudi Arabia - Jung Suk-yee
  • Southeast Energy News - SCANA expects to cover more than $200M of its failed nuclear project - Brye Steeves
  • Portsmouth Herald News - NRC presses nuke plant on concrete problem - Angeljean Chiaramida
  • Daily Energy Insider - U.K. addresses widening skills gap in nuclear sector through education programs, national strategies - Alex Murtha
  • Vice Motherboard - We Were Promised Fusion Energy - Daniel Oberhaus
  • Pakistan Daily Times - OpEd: Our energy needs and nuclear power - Dr Rizwana Abbasi
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - LWV Forum On Spent Nuclear Fuel Nov. 2 - Submitted by Carol A. Clark
  • E&E Daily - DOE: Suspended agent had 'unauthorized access' to nukes - Kevin Bogardus
  • Bay News 9, St. Petersburg, FL - Duke Energy to cut nuclear plant costs from bills starting next year
  • Bellona - Russia's mirage nuclear icebreaker a definite maybe
  • The Hankyoreh - [Editorial] LKP leader Hong demands US introduce tactical nuclear weapons to Korean Peninsula
  • eNews Channel Africa - SA simply can't afford nuclear: analyst
  • NewsWorld Korea - Europe Recognizes Korea's Homegrown Nuclear Power Plant APR1400
  • London Times - Forces must find £300m for rising Trident costs - Deborah Haynes, Defence Editor
  • Bombay Free Press Journal - India-US nuke deal signed without ground work, says Ex-US Senator - Lalit K Jha
  • India Times - Tech, tariff concerns weigh on Jaitapur N-plant deal - Sanjay Dutta
  • Quebec Times - "New storage of nuclear fuel nezalezhna Ukraine from external influences" – the Minister of ecology
  • Yonhap News - Reactors work suspension cost KEPCO 75.8 bln won: lawmaker - hdh@yna.co.kr
  • Philadelphia Inquirer - Energy supplier blasts subsidies for nuclear and coal for crimping innovation - Andrew Maykuth
  • World Nuclear News - An inconvenient reality: nuclear power is needed - Milt Caplan
  • Independent Barents Observer - Atomflot to get new storage vessel for spent nuclear fuel - Thomas Nilsen
  • IAEA - Diplomats in Vienna Briefed on Nuclear Law - Fanny Tonos Paniagua, IAEA Office of Legal Affairs
  • Northumberland Today - Nuclear cleanup company hiring in Port Hope - Valerie MacDonald
  • InDaily Adelaide - Dumped nuclear consultation wins international kudos - Tom Richardson
  • Mashpee Enterprise, Falmouth, MA - State Senator Pushes Oversight At Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station - Steven Withrow
  • Cape Cod Times - Cyr seeks 'more teeth' for nuclear panel - Christine Legere
  • BelTA - Complete infrastructure for Belarusian nuclear power plant in 2018
  • BelTA - Latvian reporters pleased with Belarus' openness about nuclear power plant project
  • The State - Why the SC law behind failed nuclear reactors is unconstitutional - Alan Wilson
  • Singapore Straits Times - Nuclear accident could be disastrous for small country - Han Cheng Fong
  • Law360 - Nuke Agency Unveils Final Guidelines For Los Alamos Bids - Chuck Stanley
  • LA Monitor - NNSA releases RFP for lab contract - Tris DeRoma
  • KOB Albuquerque - LANL workers exposed to radiation
  • University of Texas at Dallas - New Study Investigates Effectiveness of Nanoscale Nuclear Waste Filter
  • Charleston Post and Courier - SCANA doesn't want to maintain its abandoned nuclear reactors, saying they're worth more as a tax write-off - Thad Moore
  • Asbarez Armenian News - 15th Session of the Nuclear Energy Safety Council Takes Place in Yerevan
  • Platts - Exelon Illinois nuclear units at 100% after output cuts requested by PJM - Steven Dolley
  • Interfax-Ukraine - Energy Ministry, China's CNNC discuss organization of nuclear fuel production in Ukraine
  • Kansas City Star - Coal and nuclear plants needed to meet Missouri's energy demands - Terry Jarrett
  • Shelter Island Reporter - Letter: A disaster waiting? - Vincent Novak, Shelter Island
  • Hartford Courant - Millstone Wins 2-Year Battle For New Access To Markets - Stephen Singer
  • Connecticut Post - Consumers, environmentalists lobby for Millstone veto - Ken Dixon
  • KSBY San Luis Obispo - PG&E responds to cell phone video of Diablo Canyon security officer apparently asleep on the job - Kelsey McFarland
  • Deccan Herald - New power plant to be built in 2019 in MP - Kalyan Ray
  • Green Left Weekly - The US war you didn't hear about ... until now - Lee Wengraf
  • NRC - NRC Schedules Regulatory Conference with Qal-Tek Associates
  • NRC - NRC Schedules Regulatory Conference to Discuss Apparent Violation at Cooper Nuclear Station
  • Asahi Shimbun - TEPCO to scrap all 1,010 vehicles contaminated in nuclear disaster - Hiroshi Ishizuka
  • Japan Times - Three A-bomb survivors to attend Nobel Peace Prize ceremony in December
  • Bellona - Bellona event in Oslo: What is at stake at this year's UN climate summit?
  • Yonhap News - Mattis: We want no war, seek denuclearization of Korea - Lee Chi-dong
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Weekly Receipts FR Document: 2017-23452 Citation: 82 FR 49802 PDF Page 49802
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Exemptions: Dominion Nuclear Connecticut, Inc.; Millstone Power Station, Unit No. 2; Use of Operator Manual Actions FR Document: 2017-23427 Citation: 82 FR 49859 PDF Pages 49859-49869 (11 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on Planning and Procedures FR Document: 2017-23365 Citation: 82 FR 49859 PDF Page 49859
  • Bangor Daily News - As climate change fuels fears about nuclear waste, Maine looks to Trump for solution - Beth Brogan

    Thursday, October 26, 2017

  • American Thinker - Uranium One: Will Justice be Done? - J. Robert Smith
  • Popular Mechanics - Pennsylvania Jogger Stumbles Upon Anti-Tank Round - Kyle Mizokami
  • Bloomberg BNA - Workplace Chemical Exposure Limits Now in EPA's Hands - Sam Pearson and Pat Rizzuto
  • Barnstable Patriot - Barnstable Town Notes(#2): 'Containment' screening
  • Law360 - Sen. Grassley Backs Larger Whistleblower Awards At DC Circ. - James Nani
  • Truthdig - U.S. Cracks Down on Whistleblowing - Jesselyn Radack and Kathleen McClellan / Expose Facts
  • CBC Manitoba - CBC Investigates: RCMP employee blows whistle on lead contamination risk from firing range - Katie Nicholson, Vera-Lynn Kubinec
  • Independent Journal Review - Here's How to Get Newly Released JFK Assassination Files - Gary Legum
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - DOE/NNSA Issues RFP For LANL Management & Operating Contract
  • Albuquerque Journal - US nuclear agency seeks bidders for Los Alamos contract - Susan Montoya Bryan
  • Livermore Independent - LLNS Grants $100,000 in Gifts
  • Oak Ridger - Cold War Patriot event Thursday
  • Tri-City Herald - Richland firm hits 2nd safety milestone - Annette Cary
  • Tri-City Herald - Letter: LIGO measures gravitational radiation, not light - Michael Landry, Head of the LIGO Hanford Observatory, Richland
  • Aiken Standard - Fire protection symposium focuses on safety at SRS - Maddie Blair
  • Atlas Obscura - Lake Lappajärvi: Nuclear waste experts study this prehistoric crater lake to envision landscapes one million years in the future - Vincent Ialenti
  • AP News - Lights out: Florida regulators ok end to nuclear power fee
  • AP News - House approves legislation to thwart Hezbollah's cash flow - Richard Lardner
  • Bloomberg - Debt Rising Sends South Africa's Rand Tumbling, Stocks to Record - Colleen Goko, Neo Khanyile, and Thembisile Dzonzi
  • Bloomberg - Kobe Steel Finds Four More Cases of Suspected Faked Data - Masumi Suga and Stephen Stapczynski
  • Bloomberg - Iran Sanctions Over Ballistic Missile Program Pass U.S. House - Anna Edgerton
  • Bloomberg - NRG CEO Likes Perry's Push for Power Reform–Just Not His Plan - Mark Chediak and Brian Eckhouse
  • Bloomberg - Perry's Coal Subsidy Is Solution in Search of Problem: Denning - P&L With Pimm Fox and Lisa Abramowicz
  • Bloomberg - Why Oil-Rich Gulf Arab Countries Are Turning to Renewables - Fatma Abusief
  • Reuters - Hiroshima survivor to jointly receive Nobel Peace Prize with ICAN - Gwladys Fouche
  • Reuters - Israel willing to resort to military action to stop Iran acquiring nuclear weapons: minister - Tim Kelly, Nobuhiro Kubo
  • Reuters - Japan industry minister Seko: Kobe Steel, Nissan 'unique problems' - Leika Kihara
  • Reuters - North Korea diplomat says take atmospheric nuclear test threat 'literally' - David Alexander, David Brunnstrom and Idrees Ali
  • Reuters - U.N. nuclear chief to visit Iran this weekend - Francois Murphy
  • Reuters - U.S. House passes sanctions on Iran-backed Hezbollah - Patricia Zengerle
  • Reuters - Commentary: U.S. loses in the Mideast even as it wins against Islamic State - Peter Apps
  • CNN - DOJ gives FBI informant green light to testify on Russian uranium efforts - Sophie Tatum and Mary Kay Mallonee
  • Newsweek - What We Know About The Russian Uranium Scheme Involving Clinton and Obama - Jessica Kwong
  • New York Times - Editorial: Trump's Nuclear Arsenal
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - U.S. nuclear agency seeks bidders for nuclear lab contract - Susan Montoya Bryan
  • FoxNews Insider - Grassley: Special Counsel Should Investigate 'Potentially Criminal' Uranium One Deal
  • Salon - How Steve Bannon and Sean Hannity ginned up the Hillary Clinton uranium story - Matt Gertz, Media Matters
  • Iranian Financial Tribune - Nuclear Pact Too Solid to Be Dislodged
  • Financial Express - Russian parliament calls for saving Iran nuclear deal - IANS
  • Mehr News Agency - ECFR recommends EU, Russia, China coop. to keep JCPOA
  • Tasnim News Agency - JCPOA Strong Enough Not to Be Undermined by US: Iranian Diplomat
  • Reuters India - Draft Senate Iran legislation sets tough new U.S. terms for deal - Patricia Zengerle
  • Daily Comet, Thibodaux, LA - Radioactive removal facility denied permit - Dan Boudreaux
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Officials say neglect could ruin parts of abandoned $9 billion nuclear reactors in Fairfield County - Andrew Brown
  • WCBD News2 Mt. Pleasant, SC - Gov. McMaster speaks about failed nuclear plant during Lowcountry visit - Libba Holland
  • The State - SCANA leaves failed nuclear project to rot, upsetting some who want it finished - Avery G. Wilks
  • The State - SCANA profits take huge hit due to nuclear project failure - Sammy Fretwell
  • WCBD News2 Mt. Pleasant, SC - Exposed components threaten efforts to salvage nuclear project - mauricetmiller
  • WCBD News2 Mt. Pleasant, SC - SCANA's quarterly earnings plummet after failed nuclear project - mauricetmiller
  • Utility Dive - Florida regulators approve Duke settlement, ending the Levy nuclear project - Robert Walton
  • News Chief, Winter Haven, FL - Regulators sign off on Duke Energy settlement deal - Jim Saunders News, Service of Florida
  • SA Business Times - Nuclear power 'still unaffordable'
  • Sunday Times Johannesburg - Gigaba's budget 'a statement of the crisis the country finds itself in' - Bianca Capazorio and Babalo Ndenze
  • Mail & Guardian - Medium term budget policy statement: If only Gigaba was credible - Larry Plume
  • IOL - 'A missed opportunity' - economists
  • WFTV Orlando - Florida regulators vote to end Duke Energy nuclear power fee - Christopher Heath
  • Litchfield County Times - Connecticut AG opposes federal Energy Department's proposed coal, nuclear subsidies - Luther Turmelle
  • KOB Albuquerque - Researchers receive grant to study uranium exposure in native communities - Colton Shone
  • Sputnik News - Radiant Idea! Accident-Prone Finnish Company Paves the Way for Uranium Mining
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Officials say neglect could ruin parts of abandoned $9 billion nuclear reactors in Fairfield County - Andrew Brown
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Nuclear remembrance day planned - Kevin Trevellyan
  • Auckland Now - Roger Hanson: New Zealand well aware of nuclear fallout from pacific testing - Roger Hanson
  • Fiji Times - States urged to sign nuclear treaty - Repeka Nasiko
  • San Clemente Times - Letter: Emergency Preparedness Needs to Include Nuclear Energy - Roger Johnson, San Clemente
  • Korea Herald - Korea intent on joining bid for Saudi nuclear reactors: ministry - Son Ji-hyoung
  • Kallanish Energy - South Korea to resume building two nuclear reactors, scraps plans for 6
  • Yonhap News - Construction of stalled nuclear reactors to restart on Nov. 8 - ejkim@yna.co.kr
  • The Economist - In South Korea, two reactors are saved from the axe--Nuclear energy still faces an uncertain future
  • Global Research - Small Nuclear Reactors Are a 1950s Mirage Come Back to Haunt Us - Oliver Tickell
  • SABC - Mahlobo, Gigaba at crossroads over nuclear power - Lulama Matya
  • Ukrinform - Energoatom to cooperate with Toshiba in nuclear power plant modernization
  • Portsmouth Herald News - NRC presses Seabrook nuke plant on concrete problem - Angeljean Chiaramida
  • Eyewitness News Johannesburg - Anti-nuclear campaigners: Gigaba hasn't clarified govt's nuclear plans - Gia Nicolaides
  • IOL Cape Times - An emphatic no to Duynefontein nuclear plant - Farouk Cassim, ?MP? (Cope)
  • Seven Days, VT - Whistleblowers Share Insights About Vermont Yankee Doc - Ken Picard
  • kawarthaNOW.com - Documentary chronicles how Canada's role in the atomic bomb affected an indigenous community - Bruce Head
  • Daily Mail - A-Bomb pilot's secret missions: RAF Squadron Leader flew through atomic mushroom clouds 48 TIMES wearing just shorts and flip-flops during British nuclear tests before he died of cancer - Anthony Joseph
  • KBS WORLD Radio - S. Korea Expresses Interest in Saudi's Nuclear Plant Project
  • Platts - French nuclear power output hits 40 GW on reactor ramp-up - Andreas Franke
  • eNews Channel Africa - Nuclear project on track
  • World Nuclear News - Contract for Marcoule waste recovery and packaging
  • Southeast Energy News - Neglect could ruin parts of abandoned $9 billion nuclear project - Brye Steeves
  • New Philadelphia Times Reporter - Editorial: Legislators must say no to nuclear subsidies
  • IOL - Nuclear build programme is 'unaffordable'- Gigaba - Siseko Njobeni
  • Daily Energy Insider - NARUC, other energy organizations urge Congress to fund Nuclear Waste Program - Kevin Randolph
  • World Nuclear News - Swiss offers UK advice on EU exit
  • World Nuclear News - Upgraded Krško simulator operational
  • World Nuclear News - Toshiba to help enhance Ukraine's nuclear fleet
  • Somerset County Gazette - Nearly 7,000 sign Hinkley C 'radioactive' mud petition, but EDF say activity poses 'no threat' - Steven Salter
  • India Times - German nuclear plant outages and restarts - Reuters
  • Japan Times - Three atomic-bomb survivors will attend Nobel Peace Prize ceremony in December
  • Vermont Journalism Trust - New England Coalition defends expert witnesses in NorthStar hearings - New England Coalition
  • East Midlands Business Link - Rolls-Royce reveals £100bn nuclear vision for Britain - Dominic Cuthbert
  • Scout Press - The U.S. Navy Is Desperate for More Nuclear Submarines - Dave Majumdar
  • Lower Hudson Journal, NY - Forum set on future of Indian Point's workforce - Gary Stern
  • Bangladesh Daily Star - Rosatom wants maximum participation of local firms in Rooppur power plant
  • Kitsap Sun - Former USS Kitty Hawk to be disposed of by dismantling - Julianne Stanford
  • Occupational Health Safety - NRC Sets Nov. 2 Meeting on Watts Bar Work Environment
  • Public Citizen - Senate Grants Immunity to Financial Industry Rip-Offs, Scams and Abuses - Statement of Robert Weissman, President, Public Citizen
  • DOE - Statement from Secretary of Energy Rick Perry on DOE's Regulatory Review Report to the President
  • DOE - Department of Energy Statement in Response to FERC Public Comments
  • Trend News Agency - "Turkey, Iran, Iraq are making joint efforts to establish stability in region" - Rufiz Hafizoglu
  • Trend News Agency - Khamenei to Iraqi PM: Don't trust US - Fatih Karimov
  • NHK World - Hibakusha invited to Nobel Peace Prize ceremony
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - ICAN member praises efforts by hibakusha
  • Fin24 - WATCH: 'A full-scale budget blowout' - Matthew le Cordeur
  • Fin24 - Fitch has little faith in SA post mini budget
  • Fin24 - Gigaba lays bare South Africa's economic woes: Will it be enough to trigger change? - Steven Friedman
  • Fin24 - Gigaba: SA can't afford nuclear - yet - Yolandi Groenewald
  • Press TV - US House passes new sanctions on Iran's ballistic missile program
  • Press TV - Sanctions on Hezbollah show US ignorance: Academic
  • Press TV - Iranians won't be fooled by US games, fake sympathy: FM Zarif
  • wikipedia - China NPP
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  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - Notice Meetings: Advisory Board on Radiation and Worker Health FR Document: 2017-23333 Citation: 82 FR 49610 PDF Pages 49610-49611
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Proposed Rule Mercury; Reporting Requirements for Toxic Substances Control Act Mercury Inventory FR Document: 2017-23225 Citation: 82 FR 49564 PDF Pages 49564-49585 (22 pages) Permalink
  • Beyond Nuclear - Two months in jail for loaning a tractor to anti-nuclear waste dump protesters
  • Beyond Nuclear - A timeless reminder of why this planet is worth saving
  • WRDW-TV - Catherine Templeton speaks at the Aiken Republican Club
  • Los Angeles Times - Review Moms and other activists tackle radioactive waste in documentary 'Atomic Homefront' - Kimber Myers
  • Daily Energy Insider - NARUC, other energy organizations urge Congress to fund Nuclear Waste Program - Kevin Randolph
  • Nuclear News Net - Argument on the classification of nuclear waste
  • American Nuclear Society - ANS Signs Joint Letter to Congress on Nuclear Waste Policy Act - Tracy Marc

    Wednesday, October 25, 2017

  • KSNV News3LV - Amodei: House likely to pass Yucca Mountain nuclear waste dump bill before Thanksgiving
  • American Thinker - Do Private Uranium Investors Have a $3B Claim against Obama Administration Officials? - Joseph Somsel
  • Met Media, Metropolitan State University of Denver - Mystery of the Rocky Flats - Matthew Miller
  • Cape Cod Times - Activists mobilize on nuclear power proposals - Christine Legere
  • LawNewz - Whistleblower Watchdog Not Allowed to Talk with Whistleblowers, Report Says - Alberto Luperon
  • ABC News - UN rights expert: UN not protecting whistleblowers enough - The Associated Press
  • KHQ Spokane - New manager picked for Hanford's underground tanks - Nichole Mischke
  • Bloomberg - Iran Sanctions Unrelated to Nuclear Pact Poised to Pass House - Anna Edgerton
  • Bloomberg - Rand Falls to Six-Month Low as S. Africa Projects Wider Deficits - Constantine Courcoulas
  • Bloomberg - Toshiba's Moral Hazard - Shelly Banjo
  • Bloomberg - This Ban Could Cost Britons $1.3 Billion in Power Bills - Jess Shankleman
  • Bloomberg - House Panels Probe Obama Administration Decision on Uranium Sale - Billy House and Chris Strohm
  • Reuters - South Africa to consider nuclear energy when economy recovers - Gigaba
  • Reuters - UPDATE 2-South African budget deficit expected to reach eight-year high - Olivia Kumwenda-Mtambo
  • Reuters - Iran says defense capabilities not negotiable amid U.S. pressure - Babak Dehghanpisheh
  • Reuters - Obama discriminated against coal, nuclear: U.S. energy secretary - Ed Stoddard
  • Reuters - Republicans, Wall Street score victory in dismantling class-action rule - Lisa Lambert
  • Reuters - Draft Senate Iran legislation sets tough new U.S. terms for deal - Patricia Zengerle
  • Reuters - Commentary: EPA repeal of Clean Power Plan won't get Trump what he wants - Ben Adler
  • Reuters - Watchdog group seeks DOL documents on overtime, fiduciary rules - Daniel Wiessner
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-French regulator delays decision on EDF reactors' life extension-source - Geert De Clercq
  • Reuters - Tanzania suspends fourth newspaper since June in media crackdown - Fumbuka Ng'wanakilala
  • The Diplomat - Russia to Test Deadliest Nuke Twice Before Year's End - Franz-Stefan Gady
  • CNN - Obama-era uranium deal yields new questions, new accusations and new investigation - Jessica Schneider and Mary Kay Mallonee
  • Washington Post blog - The Hill's flimsy Russia-uranium story lands with maximum effect - Erik Wemple
  • New York Times - Rick Perry's Anti-Market Plan to Help Coal - Jody Freeman and Joseph Goffman
  • YLE News - Terrafame seeks permit to produce uranium
  • Wisconsin Gazette - Rising tensions evoke troubling nuclear legacy - Nick Perry
  • The State - Nuclear leak sends worker fleeing to shower - Sammy Fretwell
  • Prothom-Alo - Nuke power plant construction at Rooppur delayed again
  • Business Day South Africa - SA cannot afford large-scale nuclear project, says Gigaba - Khulekani Magubane
  • Fin24 - Gigaba: SA can't afford nuclear - yet - Yolandi Groenewald
  • News24 City Press - Gigaba: We can't bail out Eskom, no nuclear for now - Lesetja Malope
  • Fin24 - Budget in a nutshell - Jaco Leuvennink
  • News24 - WATCH: We do not recognise 'Gupta deployee' Malusi Gigaba - EFF
  • News24 - Gigaba is just going to allocate money to the Guptas - EFF
  • Moneyweb.za - There is no more money--Budget deficit spikes by a whopping 39%. - Ryk van Niekerk
  • Eyewitness News Johannesburg - Gigaba: There are tough times ahead for SA - Gaye Davis
  • Business Times, Grand Junction, CO - Business plans event honoring uranium and nuclear workers
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - Entergy backs off another nuclear plant closure - Christine Legere
  • Huffington Post South Africa - No Sign Of Nuclear In Gigaba's Mini-Budget... Yet - Pieter du Toit
  • Tampa Bay Times - Hearing could absolve Duke customers from paying for Levy nuclear plant
  • Navajo-Hopi Observer - EPA awards $85 million contract to assess abandoned uranium mines
  • Sputnik News - Pentagon Shoots Down Reports of 24-Hour Nuke Alert
  • Energy Live News - Asia leads nuclear with 80% of new plants last year
  • Somerset Western Gazette - 'Radioactive' mud from Hinkley Point to be dumped in Bristol Channel - just a mile from Cardiff bay - Michael Taylor
  • Daily Post North Wales - Bangor University to lead audit into nuclear group - Joanne Roberts
  • World Nuclear News - Regulator assess readiness of new Leningrad unit
  • World Nuclear News - Finnish mining company to apply to extract uranium
  • World Nuclear News - Energoatom, Toshiba to enhance Ukraine's nuclear fleet
  • World Nuclear News - Asia remains biggest area for nuclear growth, says report
  • Charleston Post and Courier - SCANA, Santee Cooper ratepayers want receiver to control money from failed nuclear deal - John McDermott
  • New London Day - Editorial: Pass clean Millstone-relief legislation
  • Daily Sabah - Energy Ministry plans to start construction at Akkuyu nuclear power plant by year's end
  • India Times - French nuclear plant outages and restarts - Reuters
  • HANS India - Understanding India's Nuclear Policy - Gudipati Rajendera Kumar
  • Fremont News Messenger - Federal officials asked to help save Davis-Besse - Daniel Carson
  • Plymouth Herald - Nuclear watchdog investigates after man suffers eye injury on submarine at Devonport Dockyard - Gayle McDonald
  • Columbus Dispatch - Ohio utility regulators oppose energy secretary's effort to subsidize coal-fired, nuclear plants - Dan Gearino
  • Sunday Times Johannesburg - Large-scale nuclear power project remains 'unaffordable'‚ says Gigaba
  • Washington Examiner - Why are some governments giving taxpayer handouts to nuclear power plants? - Mark J. Perry
  • Chillicothe Gazette - Piketon event honors nuclear workers
  • Platts - Gas industry pushes back against US DOE proposal on grid resilience - Maya Weber
  • Buffalo News - Editorial: EPA's failure forced lawsuit by property owners
  • Dong-A Ilbo - Number of reactors to drop to 14 by 2038 - Gun@Donga.Com, Weappon@Donga.Com
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - Letters: Recycled water debate rises to the surface
  • Asahi Shimbun - Fukushima debris heading to intermediate storage facility - asdfgh#12
  • DOE - Department of Energy Statement in Response to FERC Public Comments
  • NAS - Project Update: Space Radiation Effects Testing Infrastructure for the U.S. Space Program
  • NRC - NRC Schedules TVA Update Meeting on Watts Bar Work Environment
  • IAEA - How China has Become the World's Fastest Expanding Nuclear Power Producer - Laura Gil, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - Experts Meet at IAEA to Evaluate Computer Codes for Severe Accidents - Shant Krikorian, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • Trend News Agency - Switzerland takes on protecting power mandate for Iran, Saudi Arabia
  • Asahi Shimbun - Fukushima debris heading to intermediate storage facility
  • Asahi Shimbun - Poll: Nearly half oppose Abe's constitutional revision plan
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Toshiba to continue walking tightrope - Ryuichi Washio and Shota Mizuno
  • Mainichi Daily News - Interim storage site for Fukushima contaminated soil to begin full operations
  • Bellona - Andreyeva Bay gears up to send away more old nuclear fuel - Anna Kireeva, Charles Digges
  • Press TV - Saudi Arabia backs Trump's hostile policy towards Iran
  • Press TV - US, Saudi work hand in glove to undermine Iraq: Analyst
  • Press TV - Western-made weapons discovered in Syria
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Biomass Research and Development Technical Advisory Committee FR Document: 2017-23156 Citation: 82 FR 49358 PDF Page 49358
  • Energy Department - Notice Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Hanford FR Document: 2017-23157 Citation: 82 FR 49361 PDF Page 49361
  • Energy Department - Notice Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Nevada FR Document: 2017-23158 Citation: 82 FR 49360 PDF Pages 49360-49361
  • Energy Department - Notice Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Northern New Mexico FR Document: 2017-23159 Citation: 82 FR 49360 PDF Page 49360
  • Energy Department - Notice Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Paducah FR Document: 2017-23160 Citation: 82 FR 49357 PDF Page 49357
  • Energy Department - Notice Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Savannah River Site FR Document: 2017-23161 Citation: 82 FR 49356 PDF Pages 49356-49357
  • Energy Department - Notice Fusion Energy Sciences Advisory Committee FR Document: 2017-23162 Citation: 82 FR 49360 PDF Page 49360
  • Energy Department - Notice Senior Executive Service Performance Review Board FR Document: 2017-23165 Citation: 82 FR 49361 PDF Page 49361
  • Energy Department - Notice FR Document: 2017-23166 Citation: 82 FR 49357 PDF Pages 49357-49358
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Licensing Requirements for the Independent Storage of Spent Nuclear Fuel, High-Level Radioactive Waste and Reactor-Related Greater than Class C Waste; Correction FR Document: 2017-23174 Citation: 82 FR 49425 PDF Pages 49425-49426
  • Exchange Monitor - Congressman Predicts Vote on Yucca Bill Before Thanksgiving
  • Daily Mail - Tarred and feathered, lynched in the street and locked up in internment camps: The tragic plight of Germans in AMERICA during the First World War - Harvey Day
  • Mises Institute - Torturer-in-Chief Turned Savior of Freedom? - James Bovard
  • DOE:EM - EM Update | Vol. 9, Issue 21 | Oct. 24, 2017 - New Cleanup Contractor at Paducah; SPRU Nears Completion of Building Demolition; Crews Reduce Risk at Oak Ridge Excess Facilities; and Much More!

    Tuesday, October 24, 2017

  • KSNV News3LV - Amodei: House likely to pass Yucca Mountain nuclear waste dump bill before Thanksgiving
  • SCNow.com - Letter: What about nuclear waste? - Charles O'neal, Florence
  • Nature Research Journal - Editorial: Reclassify waste to shift the nuclear landscape--The US Department of Energy should classify and dispose of nuclear rubbish according to risk.
  • Singapore Straits Times - Why Singapore needs to make nuclear power work - Lim Soon Heng
  • KPVI Pocatello - 50th Nuclear Waste Shipment Leaves Idaho - Fluor Idaho
  • Statesman Journal - New manager Brian Vance picked for Hanford Nuclear Reservation underground tanks - Associated Press
  • Tri-City Herald - Hanford gets a new top manager for vit plant, tank farms - Annette Cary
  • Tri-City Herald - Hanford nuclear workers to be honored at Tri-City events - Annette Cary
  • Tri-City Herald - Hanford contractor report card worth $14M - Annette Cary
  • AP News - Ex-energy regulators denounce Trump bid to boost coal - Matthew Daly
  • Bloomberg - Before Abandoning Nuke Reactors, South Korea Will Build Two of Them - Heesu Lee and Stephen Stapczynski
  • Bloomberg - Toshiba's Old New Guard - Tim Culpan
  • Reuters - South Korea to resume building two new nuclear reactors, but scraps plans for 6 others
  • Reuters - Plan to support coal, nuclear divides U.S. energy industry - Timothy Gardner
  • Reuters - UK certain Iran nuclear deal to be preserved, U.S. says remains committed -
  • Reuters - UK certain Iran nuclear deal to be preserved, U.S. says remains committed
  • Japan Times - An idea buds in the U.S. that Japan should go nuclear - Sentaku Magazine
  • National Interest - Las Vegas: The Land of Casinos (And Lots of Nuclear Weapons Tests) - Steve Weintz
  • Akron Beacon Journal - Editorial: Nuclear matters for Ohio
  • IAEA - IAEA Mission says Botswana Has Strengthened Nuclear and Radiation Safety, Sees Areas for Improvement - Gaborone Botswana
  • Eyewitness News Johannesburg - Cope calls for public support to stop govt's nuclear plans - Lindsay Dentlinger
  • Independent Barents Observer - Preparing the ground for Russia's first floating nuclear power plant - Atle Staalesen
  • PR Newswire - Nuclear Power Market to Gain From Augmented Demand for Clean Energy Globally: Radiant Insights, Inc. - Radiant Insights, Inc.
  • The Hill blog - Stop wasting tax dollars on failing nuclear projects - Ryan Alexander and Henry Sokolski
  • University of Chicago - Race to the first nuclear chain reaction--Scientists' writings reveal fears, fateful decisions behind 1942 experiment - Michael Drapa
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - PILGRIM STATION: Nuclear plant decommissioning a hot topic - Frank Mand
  • NextBigFuture - ARPA-E funding safer and lower cost nuclear energy - Brian Wang
  • Beaver County Times - Beaver Valley nuclear plant completes flood hazard review - Jared Stonesifer
  • Eyewitness News Johannesburg - DA: Gigaba must announce termination of nuclear programme at mid-term budget - Gaye Davis
  • TheSouthAfrican - Rand strains as Jacob Zuma reshuffles yet again
  • News24 City Press - The nuclear build programme promises 9.6GW of power, but can SA afford it? - Paul Fitzsimons
  • Spalding Guardian - Moulton nuclear test veteran welcomes Nobel Peace Prize news
  • Forbes blog - EPA Raises Radiation Limits For Emergency Responders -- It's About Time - James Conca
  • Cape Business News - Another nuclear plant for Cape Town?
  • Global Times - China's latest steam generator ready to power nuclear plant
  • Oak Ridge Today - DOE, NNSA deny alleged risk of 'catastrophic collapse' of old Y-12 buildings - John Huotari
  • Daily Orange, Syracuse University - Hiroshima survivor recounts bombing, speaks out against nuclear proliferation at Syracuse University lecture - Ryan Dunn
  • World Nuclear News - - World Nuclear News - US funding for advanced reactor enabling technologies
  • World Nuclear News - South African minister recognises nuclear future
  • World Nuclear News - UAE celebrates international collaboration
  • Taipei Times - Experts push for nuclear, give letter to Tsai - Lin Chia-nan
  • Johannesburg Stock Exchange Biznews - Oilgate coverup, not nuclear deal, could be real reason for Zuma's cabinet shuffle. - Alec Hogg
  • The Hill blog - Poll finds broad support for renegotiating nuclear deal with Iran - Jonathan Easley
  • Eyewitness News Johannesburg - Uproar over new Duynefontein nuclear site - Lindsay Dentlinger
  • Eyewitness News Johannesburg - [LISTEN] Zuma meets with Russians over nuclear deal - Professor of Physics at the University of Johannesburg Professor Hartmut Winkler
  • Reuters - Toshiba weighing options in case chip unit sale not completed by March - Makiko Yamazaki
  • UPI - North Korea diplomat blames U.S. for nukes - Elizabeth Shim
  • The Ecologist - Oliver Tickell
  • Washington County Enterprise and Pilot Tribune, NE - Hillary Rosencrants
  • Japan Today - Plaintiffs appeal ruling in Fukushima nuclear disaster damages suit
  • ecns.cn - China's latest steam generator ready to power nuclear plant
  • Fin24 - Jan Cronje
  • IAEA - Encouraging Careers in Nuclear: The UK's Strategy for a Sustainable Nuclear Workforce - Oleksandra Gudkova, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - World Health Summit: IAEA Contributes to Strengthening and Expanding Quality Health Care in Africa - Anja Nitzsche-Bell, IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation
  • IAEA - NEW CRP: Methodology for Assessing Pipe Failure Rates in Advanced Water Cooled Reactors (I31030) - Tatjana Jevremovic, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • IAEA - IAEA Conference on Nuclear Power Plant Life Management Opens - Shant Krikorian, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • IAEA - IAEA Partners with SNMMI to Strengthen Nuclear Medicine Training Worldwide
  • World Nuclear News - Asia remains biggest area for nuclear growth, says report
  • World Nuclear News - South Korean president accepts public decision
  • NHK World - Both sides appeal Fukushima compensation ruling
  • Asahi Shimbun - POINT OF VIEW: Nuclear plants, the Achilles heel in missile tests, remain exposed - Hiroyuki Kawai
  • Asahi Shimbun - Toshiba sees annual loss of almost $1 billion after tax related to chip unit sale
  • BelTA - Belarus' State Control Committee, Russia's Accounts Chamber to hold joint events in 2018
  • BelTA - Minsk to host Belarus-Russia Union State contest of best youth energy projects
  • Press TV - Ex-CIA chief warns Trump of violating JCPOA
  • Press TV - Rouhani says Trump's attempts to undermine JCPOA have failed
  • Press TV - Johnson says 'no doubt' Iran nuclear deal will survive
  • Press TV - Iran's missile program not open to negotiation: UN envoy
  • Press TV - 'Tillerson's trip to Mideast an attempt to create united front against Iran'
  • Press TV - All enemy's plans for Middle East defeated: IRGC commander
  • Press TV - Netanyahu's 2015 Congress speech helped Obama win support for Iran deal: Congresswoman
  • Press TV - Iran Foreign Ministry submits 7th report on JCPOA to parliament
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Charter Establishments: Atomic Safety and Licensing Board FR Document: 2017-22975 Citation: 82 FR 49233 PDF Page 49233
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Facility Operating and Combined Licenses: Applications and Amendments Involving No Significant Hazards Considerations; Biweekly Notice FR Document: 2017-22680 Citation: 82 FR 49234 PDF Pages 49234-49247 (14 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Managing Aging Processes in Storage Report FR Document: 2017-22983 Citation: 82 FR 49233 PDF Pages 49233-49234
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2017-23096 Citation: 82 FR 49247 PDF Page 49247
  • Veterans Affairs Department - Rule Extension of the Presumptive Period for Compensation for Gulf War Veterans FR Document: 2017-22970 Citation: 82 FR 49121 PDF Pages 49121-49123
  • LANL.gov - 1663: The Los Alamos Science and Technology Magazine, October 2017
  • Northumberland Today - Soil, water, air testing continues in Port Hope - Valerie MacDonald
  • Chillicothe Gazette - Piketon asks senators to de-fund disposal cell - Chris Balusik
  • New Yorker - Why Israeli Nuclear Experts Disagree with Netanyahu About the Iran Deal - Bernard Avishai
  • UNR Sagebrush - Editorial: America Needs a Solution to its Nuclear Problem
  • UNR Sagebrush - The Yucca Problem: How a New Political Era Might Revive a Dormant Yucca Mountain - Jacob Solis
  • Bellona - Russia's sunken subs to lie where they are for another three years - Charles Digges, Anna Kireeva
  • The Atlantic - What Lies Beneath: Buried deep under an island in the Baltic, the world's first permanent nuclear-waste repository is nearing completion. If all goes according to plan, future generations may not know it's there - Andrew Curry
  • Lower Hudson Journal, NY - Indian Point testing emergency system Wednesday - Thomas C. Zambito

    Monday, October 23, 2017

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Amodei expects Yucca Mountain bill to pass before Thanksgiving - Colton Lochhead
  • New Yorker - The Family That Built an Empire of Pain--The Sackler dynasty's ruthless marketing of painkillers has generated billions of dollars–and millions of addicts. - Patrick Radden Keefe
  • NM Political Report - GOP chair of nuclear safety agency secretly urges Trump to abolish it - Patrick Malone and R. Jeffery Smith, The Center for Public Integrity
  • Bloomberg - Editorial: A New Coal Subsidy Would Come at a High Price--Rick Perry would undermine U.S. power markets to keep coal-fired plants on life support
  • Bloomberg - Tillerson Warns Against Doing Business With Iran's Revolutionary Guards - Nick Wadhams
  • Bloomberg - Toshiba Sees 110 Billion Yen Loss on Tax Impact of Chip Sale - Pavel Alpeyev
  • Reuters - North Korea threat is 'critical, imminent,' Japan tells U.S., South Korea - Phil Stewart
  • Reuters - Britain's Johnson says absolutely no doubt Iran nuclear deal will be preserved - Andrew MacAskill
  • Reuters - Toshiba sees annual loss of almost $1 billion after tax related to chip unit sale - Junko Fujita
  • Reuters - Trump's tougher stance could backfire by boosting Iran's Guards - Parisa Hafezi, Jonathan Saul
  • Reuters - Defense chief Mattis in Asia, will discuss North Korea crisis with allies - Phil Stewart
  • Yonhap News - Majority of S. Koreans support nuclear phase-out policy: survey - jschang@yna.co.kr
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Department of Energy, Oak Ridge launch project to preserve history of old nuclear plant - Brittany Crocker
  • Telegraph Business, London - Designs for 'mini' nuclear power plants proposed by Rolls-Royce led group set to be given go-ahead - Alan Tovey
  • News24 - The nuclear Cabinet reshuffle
  • IAEA - Environment and Nuclear Techniques the Focus of a High-level Visit to IAEA Monaco Labs - Sarah Jones-Couture, IAEA Department of Nuclear Sciences and Applications
  • All Things Nuclear - Why NRC Nuclear Safety Inspections are Necessary: Indian Point - Dave Lochbaum, director, Nuclear Safety Project
  • Platts - EDF restarts French Paluel-4 nuclear reactor, delays others couple of days - Andreas Franke
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: When a town loses its economic center - Saqib Rahim
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Vogtle backers make Bechtel primary contractor - Kristi E. Swartz
  • India Times - Nordic nuclear power plant outages - Reuters
  • Bristol Post - Hundreds of thousands of tonnes of 'radioactive' mud from Hinkley Point to be dumped into the Bristol Channel - Joseph Smith, Ruth Mosalski
  • IAEA - IAEA Director General at EANM Annual Congress: Nuclear Medicine is Key for Global Health - Matt Fisher, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Japan Times - Plaintiffs file appeal to win bigger payout over Fukushima nuclear disaster
  • Yonhap News - Ex-CIA director says nuclear war with N. Korea unlikely - hague@yna.co.kr
  • Mehr News Agency - IAEA sole judge on Iran's compliance with nuclear deal
  • Mehr News Agency - JCPOA 'multilateral treaty', not bound to US: Expert
  • Business Day South Africa - All eyes on nuclear plan amid claim of secret Russian talks - Asha Speckman
  • Utility Dive - New ARPA-E program to fund $20M for advanced nuclear power research - Peter Maloney
  • Daily Energy Insider - Former energy secretary highlights national security, low-carbon benefits of nuclear - Kevin Randolph
  • Buffalo News - Niagara County land owners sue over high radiation levels - Phil Fairbanks
  • BelTA - Reactor pressure vessel for second reactor of Belarusian nuclear power plant delivered
  • BelTA - Belarus president in favor of strict regulation of expenses in utility sector
  • India Times - French nuclear plant outages and restarts - Reuters
  • CT Mirror - Oh, another wrinkle on budget deal: Millstone's profitability - Mark Pazniokas
  • Times & Star - Sellafield apprentices graduate
  • Belfast Telegraph - Sellafield alert sparks renewed calls for its closure
  • Shepparton News - Going solar pays dividends - Robert McLean
  • USGS - M 5.2 - 80km N of Minab, Iran
  • IAEA - Director General's Keynote Address at European Association of Nuclear Medicine Annual Congress 2017 - Vienna Austria
  • World Nuclear News - US funding for advanced reactor enabling technologies
  • World Nuclear News - IAEA missions see progress in Lithuania and Jordan
  • Trend News Agency - US leaves holes in boycotts to enjoy what it can of Iran - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • NHK World - Both sides appeal Fukushima compensation ruling
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - 'Nuclear umbrella' continues to shelter Japan - Tatsuya Fukumoto
  • Fin24 - Threat of court action if govt steps out of line with nuclear plans
  • Fin24 - Claim of Zuma reshuffle after Russian meeting
  • Fin24 - Power vacuum - Dewald van Rensburg
  • Press TV - US closest allies oppose Trump's anti-JCPOA policies: Iran FM
  • OB Rag - A Summary of Nuclear Waste Issue at San Onofre - Gary Headrick
  • New York Times - America’s Forever Wars

    Sunday, October 22, 2017

  • Las Vegas Sun - Editorial: Northern Nevada chamber wrong not to join Yucca Mountain fight
  • Global Research - US Military Cargo, Explosives, Depleted Uranium Weaponry Transit through Ireland's Shannon Airport - Shannonwatch
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Smokey Mountain Smelter site made ready for new use through Superfund - Steve Ahillen
  • Cedar Valley Courier, Waterloo, Iowa - Blum leads on whistleblower protection bills - Christinia Crippes
  • POGO - CIA Inspector General Nominee Has Three Open Whistleblower Retaliation Cases Implicating Him - Adam Zagorin
  • The News-Review. Roseburg, OR - Editorial: Whistle-blower laws are a must
  • Tri-City Herald - How Hanford is cleaned up could change under federal review - Annette Cary
  • Reuters - French utility EDF extends St. Laurent 2 nuclear reactor outage to Nov. 2 - Bate Felix
  • Reuters - South Korea's president says will continue phasing out nuclear power - Christine Kim
  • Reuters - French utility EDF delays restarts at three nuclear reactors - Bate Felix
  • Bloomberg - Tillerson Calls on Europe to Back Latest Sanctions on Iran - Vivian Nereim and Nick Wadhams
  • Korea Herald - Moon promises tougher nuclear regulations - Choi He-suk
  • Sputnik News - South Korean President Approves Resumption of Nuclear Reactor Projects
  • Yonhap News - Moon vows to enhance safety of nuclear reactors, continue building nuclear-free nation - bdk@yna.co.kr
  • Korea Times - Editorial: Moon's shaky nuclear stance
  • South China Morning Post - South Korea's Moon defies public opinion with pledge to phase out nuclear power
  • Yonhap News - Gov't sets up committee to review policy goals
  • Arirang News - Moon pledges to continue to steer away from nuclear energy
  • Ukiah Daily Journal - Another Voice: The nuclear issue - Crispin B. Hollinshead
  • Aiken Standard - Atoms in the Alley Festival celebrates Aiken's nuclear history - Stacie Landrum
  • Myrtle Beach Sun News - Who gets $60 million when nuke project fails? SCANA execs with golden parachutes could - Avery G. Wilks
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Electric utilities need free-market reforms - Dana Beach
  • Joongang Daily - Moon shows flexibility on nuclear issue - Park Eun-jee, Kang Tae-hwa
  • Northern Daily Leader, Tamworth, NSW - Tamworth Regional Council uranium removal $50,000 more than initial estimate - Jacob McArthur
  • IAEA - IAEA Mission Sees Significant Progress in Jordan's Regulatory Safety Framework, Challenges Ahead - Amman Jordan
  • Peterborough Evening Telegraph - Couple raise funds for nuclear victims - Maldon and Burnham Standard
  • Maldon and Burnham Standard - Major concerns on new nuclear safety features - JR Howorth, Victoria Road, Maldon
  • Aiken Standard - Education shines during Nuclear Science Week - Larry Wood
  • Yonhap News - Solar energy can better create jobs than atomic, coal-fired thermal power: KIET - yonngong@yna.co.kr
  • Arkansas Democrat-Gazette - As costs go down, solar power rises in Arkansas; homeowners, businesses installing panels - Emily Walkenhorst
  • Port Huron Times Herald - Discussion will center on nuclear waste imports into the U.S.
  • The Australian - Misguided renewable energy policies will ruin nation - Ian Plimer
  • Wall Street Journal - Environmentalists, Energy Companies Unite in Fight Against Electrical-Grid Plan - Timothy Puko
  • The Citizen South Africa - Zuma met Russians, was 'warned' before Cabinet reshuffle – report
  • USGS - M 5.4 - 1km SSW of Putol, Philippines
  • Fin24 - Threat of court action if Govt steps out of line with nuclear plans
  • Fin24 - Claim of Zuma reshuffle after Russian meeting
  • Yonhap News - Pyongyang won't return to six-party talks until change in Washington's attitude: N.K. diplomat
  • Press TV - Iran will accept no conditions attached to JCPOA: Leader's aide
  • Press TV - Iran deputy FM warns US on violation of JCPOA - Marina Kortunova
  • Xinhua News - Iran says U.S. threats over nuclear deal has no impact on oil market
  • Xinhua News - U.S. could call back up to 1,000 retired military pilots to active duty
  • Xinhua News - Iranian diplomat accuses U.S. of depriving Iran of benefits from nuclear deal
  • Xinhua News - Russia not to take part in talks to amend Iran nuclear deal
  • Newsweek - Donald Trump to Release JFK Secret Files–But Spies Don't Want Them Made Public - Tom Porter
  • Joongang Daily - The last nuclear crisis in Korea was much scarier - Lee Sung-eun
  • Daily News Egypt - Rosatom seeks to educate Egyptians about establishing El Dabaa nuclear plant: Likhachov

    Saturday, October 21, 2017

  • Stars and Stripes - Work remains to address water contamination at military bases, report says - Grace Nichols/U.S. Air Force
  • CapeEvents - Containment: Welcome Cape DownWinder Diane Turco and Barnstable Town Councilor John Flores as they present a film of local relevance and importance - 10/27/2017 at 7:00pm
  • BBC News - Explosives experts called to Sellafield over chemical concerns
  • Reuters - Japan's Kobe Steel says violated statutory standards, losing customers - Yuka Obayashi, Taiga Uranaka
  • Business Day South Africa - Eskom fires Koko inquiry case presenter
  • Albuquerque Journal - Texas A&M moves toward bid on Los Alamos lab contract - Mark Oswald
  • AP News - Draft GOP bill seeks more constraints on Iran's nuke program - Richard Lardner
  • Bloomberg - U.S. Posts Its Largest Budget Deficit Since 2013 - Erik Wasson and Saleha Mohsin
  • Reuters - Former commissioners urge U.S. FERC to reject coal, nuclear subsidies - Scott DiSavino
  • Reuters - U.S. House to vote on non-nuclear Iran sanctions next week - Patricia Zengerle
  • Reuters - North Korea says to continue nuclear tests: RIA - Andrew Osborn
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Think positive: How to get North Korea to roll back its nuclear weapons activity - Paige P. Cone
  • Public Radio International - What you need to know about modern nuclear war - Julia Franz
  • Washington Examiner - Why coal and nuclear aren't going anywhere - Terry M. Jarrett
  • Cleveland Plain Dealer - Editorial: No nuclear subsidies for FirstEnergy - and it should stop asking
  • Japan Times - Japan waters down text of annual anti-nuclear resolution to imply acceptable use of nukes - Masakatsu Ota
  • Albuquerque Journal - NM senators: Save nuclear oversight panel - Associated Press
  • St. Louis American - EPA plans to conduct further testing for radioactive waste at West Lake Landfill - Eli Chen
  • The State - Letter: How to prepare for the new nuclear era - Mike Frazier, Columbia
  • Charleston Post and Courier - South Carolina job growth dented in September by Hurricane Irma, nuclear project cancellation - Thad Moore
  • POWERnews - Citizens' Jury Recommends Resuming Nuclear Construction in South Korea - Sonal Patel
  • Armenian Weekly - The Uncertain Fate of Armenia's Nuclear Power Plant
  • AzerNews - EU again requires Armenia to close Metsamor NPP - Rashid Shirinov
  • The State - What will SC State House do about nuclear fiasco? We could know by Halloween - Bristow Marchant
  • Wall Street Journal - South Carolina Governor Calls on Scana to Shoulder Costs of Canceled Nuclear Project - Jonathan Randles
  • Aiken Standard - Conca discusses energy at annual Teller Lecture - Larry Wood
  • Arirang News - North Korea will not hold talks on giving up its nuke program: N.K. diplomat Updated: 2017-10-21 12:47:26 KST - hyunbin@arirang.co.kr
  • Japan Today - JR East partially reopens line halted since 2011 nuclear disaster
  • CNN - CNN poll: Two-thirds want to stay in Iran nuclear deal - Ryan Struyk
  • Charleston Post and Courier - SLED needs lots of time, help to get to bottom of South Carolina's nuclear plant fiasco, experts say - Glenn Smith
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - PG&E to hold job fair for upcoming Diablo Canyon refueling - Kaytlyn Leslie
  • Fremont News Messenger - Impact of Davis-Besse devaluation felt across Ottawa County - Daniel Carson
  • La Crosse Tribune - Public hearing Wednesday on Xcel rate case - Chris Hubbuch
  • USGS - M 5.0 - 148km ENE of Hasaki, Japan
  • Trend News Agency - EU supporting JCPOA for a missile deal with Iran - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • Japan Times - 7-km part of Joban Line reopens in Fukushima
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - More of Joban line reopens in Fukushima
  • USGS - M 4.9 - 76km E of Namie, Japan

    Friday, October 20, 2017

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Lawmaker makes a last-minute plea to derail Yucca Mountain bill - Gary Martin
  • Vice Motherboard - "Currently, people in Vieques are struggling to survive. That needs to be a priority." - Sarah Emerson
  • Times LIVE-Johannesburg - Molefe comes to Koko's rescue in disciplinary inquiry - 20 October 2017 - 07:24 By Kyle Cowan
  • Moneyweb Johannesburg - 'No factual evidence against Koko' regarding Impulse--No proof to support press reports, says forensic investigator - Antoinette Slabbert
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - WIPP: Airflow adequate to resume mining underground - Adrian C Hedden
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - LANL Scientists, Engineers Receive 2017 Fellows Prizes - Carol A. Clark
  • Los Alamos Monitor - PED flip-flops on science standards - Wren Propp
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - PED Tweaks Proposed Science Education Standards - Carol A. Clark
  • KIFI Idaho Falls - More than 500 kids attend STEM at the Museum - Taja Davis
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - New Mexico Democrats Recommend National Labs To Help Rebuild Puerto Rico
  • Oak Ridge Today - The legacy of Bill Wilcox lives on at K-25 History Center - John Huotari
  • KNDO/KNDO Yakima/Kennewick - 31 Hanford workers exposed to radiation in June PFP incident - Rex Carlin
  • Tri-City Herald - 2.2B gallons of groundwater treated at Hanford plants this year - Annette Cary
  • AP News - CIA head: NKorea months from perfecting nuclear capabilities - Deb Riechmann
  • Bloomberg - Nuclear Fusion Unlikely to Challenge Solar, Wind Power - Anna Hirtenstein
  • Bloomberg - Stalled Korea Reactors Show Risks to Betting on Moon - Kanga Kong and Heesu Lee
  • Bloomberg - Putin Spins a Tale of Russian Humiliation - Leonid Bershidsky
  • Bloomberg - Renewable Energy Threatens the World's Biggest Science Project - Anna Hirtenstein
  • Reuters - North Korea says to continue nuclear tests: RIA - Andrew Osborn
  • Reuters - U.S. House to vote on non-nuclear Iran sanctions next week - Patricia Zengerle
  • Reuters - UPDATE 2-South Africa's rand slumps on reports Ramaphosa may be fired - Alexander Winning, Mfuneko Toyana and Tanisha Heiberg
  • Reuters - French defence minister: scrapping nuclear deal would be gift to Iran hardliners - John Irish
  • Reuters - Rule changes to spur French wind power projects within months: minister - Bate Felix
  • Reuters - Zuma given November 30 deadline ahead of South Africa decision on graft charges - James Macharia
  • Reuters - French businesses seek clarity on Iran nuclear deal - John Irish
  • Reuters - Having nuclear weapons 'matter of life and death' for North Korea: agency - Dmitry Solovyov
  • Reuters - U.S. will not interfere in EU trade with Iran: Tillerson - Doina Chiacu
  • Reuters - Factbox: Kobe Steel's data fabrication leaves manufacturers scrambling - Sam Nussey, Yuka Obayashi, Osamu Tsukimori, Joe White, Hyunjoo Jin
  • Reuters - EU leaders talk up Iran nuclear deal hoping to save it from Trump - Gabriela Baczynska
  • Reuters - Ending Iran nuclear deal would worsen North Korea situation: Kerry - Stephanie Nebehay
  • Reuters - South Koreans' support for nuclear projects deals blow to government energy plan - Jane Chung
  • Reuters - Iran's Guards flex muscle in Middle East despite Trump warning - Babak Dehghanpisheh
  • Forbes blog - South Korean Citizen Panel Supports Nuclear Plant Construction. Rejects Moon Jae-in's Plan To Stop - Rod Adams
  • New York Times - South Korea Will Resume Reactor Work, Defying Nuclear Opponents - Choe Sang-Hun
  • CNNMoney - South Korea does a sudden U-turn on nuclear power - Daniel Shane
  • Yonhap News - State commission recommends resuming construction of nuclear reactors - jschang@yna.co.kr
  • KBS WORLD Radio - State Commission Recommends Resuming Nuclear Reactor Construction
  • Korea Times - A victory for new way of gauging public opinion - Kim Se-jeong
  • Korea Herald - Work on 2 nuclear reactors to resume - Kim Da-sol
  • Bloomberg - South Korea's Moon Will Resume Building Nuclear Reactors - Heesu Lee and Heejin Kim
  • Global Research - When the Nuclear Violator Becomes the Accuser--The necessity to change Western political literature in relation to Iran - Farhad Shahabi
  • Ha'aretz Daily - Opinion: Trump Is Right About the Iran Deal - Nehemia Shtrasler
  • Bayou Lafourche Daily Comet - Residents oppose radioactive cleaning facility in Gibson
  • Utility Dive - SCANA customers are owed $1B over failed Summer nuke project, ratepayer advocate says - Robert Walton
  • ABC Columbia - Gov. McMaster Calls on SCANA to Cease Collections - Rob Dew
  • The State - SCANA should stop charging its customers for failed nuclear project, governor says - Jamie Self
  • The State - Who gets $60 million when nuke project fails? SCANA execs with golden parachutes could - Avery G. Wilks
  • Augusta Chronicle - S.C. Gov. McMasters to SCANA: Stop charging customers for scuttled V.C. Summer Nuclear Station project - Associated Press
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Formal complaint filed with S.C. agency over unlicensed engineering at nuclear plant - Andrew Brown
  • TASS - Austria most ill-disposed towards nuclear energy in European Union – Russia's envoy - IOL.za
  • SA Independent - Another nuclear plant for Cape Town? - Jason Felix
  • Business Day South Africa - New electricity generation: Eskom outlines transmission spending plans - 20 October 2017 - 06:53 Charlotte Mathews
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Formal complaint filed with S.C. agency over unlicensed engineering at nuclear plant - Andrew Brown
  • IAEA - IAEA Completes Nuclear Security Advisory Mission in Lithuania - Vilnius Lithuania
  • St. Louis Public Radio - EPA plans to conduct further testing for radioactive waste at West Lake Landfill - Eli Chen
  • Platts - S Korea to reduce power generation from nuke, coal by boosting LNG, renewables - Charles Lee
  • RT - 'We gave you uranium, you repaid us by bombing Belgrade': Putin slams US over nuclear treaties
  • Farmington Daily Times - San Juan College Chautauqua focuses on nuclear tourism in New Mexico - Mike Easterling
  • The Hankyoreh - Nuclear reactor contract with UAE is far different from KEPCO's rosy picture - Choi Ha-yan
  • FOX2now St. Louis - Ameren making $130M of repairs to Missouri nuclear plant - Associated Press
  • MyBroadband SA - Nuclear energy will power South Africa
  • Mail & Guardian - Zuma set to blast a nuclear path - Lynley Donnelly
  • Business Day South Africa - Letter: Nuclear proven to be safe - Andrew Kenny, Sun Valley
  • Xinhua - S. Africa urges all UN members to sign Nuclear Weapon Ban Treaty
  • Business Day South Africa - Letter: Nuclear needs think-tank - Blignault Gouws, Waterkloof Ridge
  • Times of India - French nuclear plant outages and restarts - Reuters
  • NPR - Iran Nuclear Deal Is Not Renegotiable, Iran's Ambassador To The U.N. Says
  • Gulf Today - UAE's nuclear regulator's progress to be reviewed - WAM
  • Yonhap News - Cheong Wa Dae says it respects outcome of debate on nuclear reactors - bdk@yna.co.kr
  • Korea Times - Cheong Wa Dae 'respects' outcome of debate on nuclear reactors
  • KBS WORLD Radio - S. Korea and U.S. Nuclear Envoys Discuss Cooperation on N. Korea
  • TASS - No alternative to Iran nuclear deal – Rosatom
  • Yonhap News - State commission to unveil fate of two unfinished nuclear reactors - jschang@yna.co.kr
  • Times of India - French nuclear reactors in components documentation review - Reuters
  • Power Technology - AREVA deploys new system to automatically adjust Goesgen NPP's electricity generation
  • Columbia Daily Tribune, MO - Callaway plant performs inspections tied to license extension, routine refueling
  • Texas Tribune - Perry pursuing policy on coal, nuclear power at odds with Texas record - Shannon Najmabadi
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: How different are Vogtle and V.C. Summer projects? - Kristi E. Swartz
  • Brattleboro Reformer, VT - Vermont Yankee suitor to seek cultural consultant - Mike Faher
  • Times of India - German nuclear plant outages and restarts
  • Reuters - Costly power plan no longer threatens Virginia's economy - Harry Childress, president of the Virginia Coal & Energy Alliance
  • Energy Live News - UK 'should fund green heat over nuclear'
  • Powys County Times, Mid Wales - Knighton anti-nuclear protestor "ticked off" by court - Barry Jones
  • All Things Nuclear - Xi's China - Gregory Kulacki, China project manager and senior analyst
  • DOL:OWCP - The Director of the Division of Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation issues a statement regarding the National Day of Remembrance for Nuclear Weapons Program Workers
  • IAEA - Ways to Strengthen and Expand Quality Health Care in Africa: IAEA at the World Health Summit - Anja Nitzsche-Bell, IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation
  • IAEA - Summary of the IAEA Technical Cooperation Conference Available Online
  • IAEA - Training the Trainers for Enhanced Radiation Safety in the Asia Pacific Region - W. Foster, IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation; A. Cristobal, IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security
  • World Nuclear News - Limited construction permit issued for Turkish plant
  • World Nuclear News - Citizens recommend completion of Korean units
  • BBC - Nuclear North Korea is non-negotiable, diplomat says
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - SESC official uneasy over 'qualified' Toshiba report
  • Mainichi Daily News - Mainichi poll: Where Japan's parties stand on the future of scientific research
  • Jiji Press - Toshiba Admits Flaws in Risk Management in U.S. Nuclear Biz
  • Jiji Press - Officials at Kobe Steel Plant Cover Up Data Falsification
  • Energy Department - Notice: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals FR Document: 2017-22799 Citation: 82 FR 48806 PDF Page 48806 (1 page) Permalink
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice: Environmental Impact Statements; Availability FR Document: 2017-22854 Citation: 82 FR 48810 PDF Page 48810 (1 page) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards FR Document: 2017-22737 Citation: 82 FR 48854 PDF Pages 48854-48855 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Workers Compensation Programs Office - Notice: Meetings: Advisory Board on Toxic Substances and Worker Health FR Document: 2017-22818 Citation: 82 FR 48851 PDF Pages 48851-48853 (3 pages) Permalink
  • DOE - DOE Announces New Funding Opportunity to Support Advanced Nuclear Reactor Power Plants
  • NRC - Inspector General's Assessment of the Most Serious Management and Performance Challenges Facing the Nuclear Regulatory Commission in Fiscal Year 2018
  • Govtrack - H.R. 3053: Nuclear Waste Policy Amendments Act of 2017--text of the bill below is as of Oct 19, 2017
  • Rep. Jacky Rosen (D-NV3) - Rosen Calls on House Armed Services Committee to Stop Yucca Mountain Bill from going forward, Highlights Military Concerns at Nellis Air Force Base
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - A dozen reasons for the economic failure of nuclear power - Mark Cooper
  • Japan Times - Campaigns focus on economy and Constitution, but nuclear disaster-hit Fukushima sees other priorities - Daisuke Kikuchi
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Toshiba pins woes on lax governance, risk management
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Japan's aging fleet of reactors spell trouble for energy blueprint - Takashi Tsuji
  • BBC - Elstow anti-nuclear monument moved for housing development
  • Contra Corner - Another Step Toward Fiscal Collapse---The Deep State's Bogus "Iranian Threat" - David Stockman
  • Unz Review - The Vietnam Nightmare---Again - Eric Margolis
  • NRC:DNFSB:Inspector General - Annual Plan: Fiscal Year 2018

    Thursday, October 19, 2017

  • InSerbia News - Uranium from NATO bombs kills Albanians too but they are silent about it - Vecernje Novosti
  • UPI - Nominee for CIA inspector general grilled over retaliation claims, missing reports - James LaPorta
  • Eyewitness News Johannesburg - Parly committee hears of kickbacks, procurement irregularities at Eskom - Rahima Essop
  • Center for Public Integrity - GOP chair of nuclear safety agency secretly urges Trump to abolish it - Patrick Malone
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - LANL: Returning Student Scholarship Applications Now Being Accepted
  • East Idaho News - INL kicks off Nuclear Science Week with Big Event - Mike Price
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - EM Manager Doug Hintze Briefs RCLC Board - Carol A. Clark
  • KOMO Seattle - Hanford nuclear site workers report possible chemical vapors - Associated Press
  • Tri-City Herald - 31 Hanford workers test positive for radioactive contamination - Annette Cary
  • Tri-City Herald - Alaskan picked to lead regional EPA office with Hanford oversight
  • Tri-City Herald - Letter: 'LAW' vitrification good for state, bad for taxpayers - Garry Amidan, West Richland
  • AP News - After Obama, Israel's Netanyahu relishing in Trump love fest - Aron Heller
  • AP News - Iran top leader urges Europe to do more to back nuclear deal - Amir Vahdat
  • Bloomberg - Iran Guards Defy Trump With Vow to Boost Missile Program - Ladane Nasseri
  • Reuters - Russia's Putin accuses U.S. of failing nuclear, chemical weapons treaties obligations - Polina Nikolskaya
  • Reuters - Iran's Guards say missile programme will accelerate despite pressure - Parisa Hafezi
  • Reuters - Toshiba probed by Japan securities watchdog over results filing: source - Takahiko Wada
  • San Clemente Times - Public Concern Mounts on SONGS Nuclear Waste Storage - Eric Heinz
  • InDaily Adelaide - Nuclear fight isn't over, vows Business SA - Tom Richardson
  • The State - Sewage from SCE&G nuclear site runs into creek - Sammy Fretwell
  • Durham Region - Durham Nuclear Awareness wants province to use 'off ramps' to halt Darlington refurbishment - Jennifer O'Meara
  • CNSNews - Beyond the Nobel Prize: The Rise of Nuclear-Powered India - Vijay Jayaraj
  • Chicago Daily Herald - Young engineers create chain reaction at Crone Middle School - Marie Wilson
  • Washington Post - Making sense of Russia, uranium and Hillary Clinton - Callum Borchers
  • New York Times - Cash Flowed to Clinton Foundation Amid Russian Uranium Deal - JO BECKER and MIKE McINTIREAPRIL 23, 2015
  • Breitbart News - Donald Trump Blasts Media for Ignoring Russia Uranium Deal Story - Charlie Spiering
  • Arizona Daily Sun - Rules for uranium ore hauling near Flagstaff - Emery Cowan
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Growing threat: Cyber and nuclear weapons systems - Page Stoutland
  • Sydney Morning Herald - A-bomb survivors rebuke Japan over silence on Nobel for nuclear ban group ICAN - Daniel Hurst
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Sreeram Chaulia: This year's Nobel Peace Prize highlights Asia's nuclear headache
  • ABC15 Arizona - ABC15 gets rare look inside Palo Verde nuclear plant - Max Walker
  • Daily Telegraph - Manga comic tells Japanese what to do in the case of a missile or nuclear attack - Danielle Demetriou
  • FOX2now St. Louis - EPA in St. Louis about radioactive waste at West Lake Landfill
  • Niagara Gazette - RADIOACTIVE WASTE: Claim companies acted with gross recklessness--Property owners file suit over radioactive waste - Dan Telvock
  • The State - SCANA customers still paying for failed nuclear project. Stop charging them, governor says - Jamie Self
  • Nikkei Asian Review - French nuclear giant EDF seeks business in Asia--China and India loom large for the world's largest nuclear power company - Tallulah Lutkin and Togo Shiraishi
  • San Clemente Times - Wavelegths: Nuking it Out: In a Fight against Storing Radioactive Waste, We Are in the Dark - Jim Kempton
  • Power Engineering International - Swiss nuclear plant set for flexible operation after upgrade - Tildy Bayar
  • Asahi Shimbun - Nuke regulator will require new safety water cooling system - Masanobu Higashiyama
  • IAEA - IAEA Mission Sees Safety Commitment at France's Bugey Nuclear Power Plant, Areas for Improvement - Bugey France
  • News24 - Nuclear plan for Thyspunt put on hold
  • OH&S Canada - Canada Extends Comment Period on Nuclear Emergency Recovery Document
  • ESI Africa - Nuclear reaction to cabinet reshuffle – South Africa
  • The Hankyoreh - Unification Minister sees "effectively no chance" NK will give up nuclear weapons - Jung In-hwan
  • Times and Democrat - Press doing key reporting on nuke story
  • The Conversation - Australia's nuclear testing before the 1956 Olympics in Melbourne should be a red flag for Fukushima in 2020
  • Yonhap News - S. Koreans evenly divided over whether to continue or end Shingori nuclear power plant project - jschang@yna.co.kr
  • UPI - South Korea developing missiles to destroy North Korea nuclear facilities - Elizabeth Shim
  • The Asia-Pacific Diplomat - The Sinpo-C-Class: A New North Korean Ballistic Missile Submarine Is Under Construction - Ankit Panda
  • Sputnik News - What's Behind China's Breakthrough in Atomic Energy Production
  • Times of India - Swiss nuclear plant outages and restarts - Reuters
  • TASS - Putin: US failing to honor commitments for plutonium disposal
  • Global Times - Domestic steam generator headed for nuclear power plant
  • Columbia SC Patch - South Carolina Nuclear Reactors: SCE&G Customers Should Get Money Back, Agency Says
  • Los Alamos Monitor - NNSA finishes W80-1 alteration
  • Xinhua News - France's Macron urges IAEA to ensure "strict compliance" of Iran nuclear deal
  • Aiken Standard - Guest editorial: More 'imprudent' evidence against SCANA
  • Platts - US should incentivize the development of small modular reactors: Moniz - Yi-Jeng Huang
  • Brattleboro Reformer - Changes could endanger Vermont Yankee sale - Mike Faher
  • Portsmouth Herald News - Letter: Better safe than sorryV. K. Mathur, Professor Emeritus, University of New Hampshire, Durham
  • The State - Buying the benefit of the doubt: How donations secured SCE&G the means to squander billions. - Cindi Ross Scoppe
  • Fin24 CapeTown - New Energy Minister Mahlobo's first words on his nuclear vision for SA - Matthew le Cordeur
  • SA Independent - Letter: Why you need to appeal new nuclear power plant plans at Koeberg - Koeberg Alert Alliance, Cape Town
  • Moneyweb Johannesburg - Nuclear, gas and the Medium-Term Budget Speech - Ryk van Niekerk
  • BelTA - Belarusian nuclear power plant to heavily influence regional energy picture
  • BelTA - Radiation accident response exercise in Belarus over
  • West Somerset Free Press - Petition against Hinkley dredging
  • Reuters - TABLE-Swiss nuclear plant outages and restarts - Vera Eckert
  • Aiken Standard - Students explore atoms, elements during Nuclear Science Week - Larry Wood
  • WLTX Columbia, SC - Possible Sale of Santee Cooper and the Impact on Electric Cooperatives - Loren Thomas
  • DOE - Secretary of Energy Rick Perry Met With Young Leaders in the Nuclear Community At the Millennial Nuclear Caucus
  • USGS - M 5.8 - 168km E of Naze, Japan
  • IAEA - The UAE's Nuclear Path: Q&A with Ambassador Hamad Alkaabi - Shant Krikorian, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • World Nuclear News - IAEA sees safety commitment at EDF's Bugey plant
  • World Nuclear News - Russia completes hot tests at Rostov 4
  • World Nuclear News - Wide interest in small reactor plan, says CNL
  • Trend News Agency - Iranian businesses start feeling banking benefits of JCPOA - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • Trend News Agency - Iran's IRGC vows to speed up missile program amid fresh sanctions - Khalid Kazimov
  • NHK World - New requirement added to boiling-water reactors
  • Asahi Shimbun - EDITORIAL: How politicians handle Henoko dispute must be nationwide issue
  • Bellona - Banned Norwegian Editor to get his day in Russian court - Charles Digges
  • Press TV - US push to sell Trump's policy on Iran walloped at UN
  • Press TV - Iran Leader's remarks, warning to US allies to defend JCPOA
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Guidance: Alternative Disposal Requests; Revision FR Document: 2017-22694 Citation: 82 FR 48727 PDF Pages 48727-48728 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Quality Assurance Program Criteria (Design and Construction) FR Document: 2017-22670 Citation: 82 FR 48728 PDF Pages 48728-48729 (2 pages) Permalink
  • DearColleague.us - Oppose Yucca Mountain, Oppose H.R. 3053 - Ruben J. Kihuen, Jacky Rosen, Dina Titus
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Lawmaker makes a last-minute plea to derail Yucca Mountain bill - Gary Martin
  • Coast News, Encinitas CA - City receives San Onofre update - Steve Puterski

    Wednesday, October 18, 2017

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Shimkus explains Yucca Mountain revival bill to business leaders - Ben Botkin
  • Nevada Independent - Illinois congressman visits Reno, makes case for why controversial Yucca Mountain project should proceed - ByJackie ValleyJackie Valley
  • Las Vegas Sun - Energy, climate expert says there's reason for optimism – despite Trump - Ric Anderson interviews Samantha Gross
  • Balkan Insight - Serbian Govt Promises to Fund NATO Bombing Probe - Maja Zivanovic Serbia is a country on southeast Europe
  • Electronic Frontier Foundation - Whistleblower Protections in USA Liberty Act Not Enough - David Ruiz
  • Reuters - CIA says mistakenly 'shredded' Senate torture report then did not - Patricia Zengerle
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - WIPP will get more space - Susan Montoya Bryan
  • World Nuclear News - Mining operations to resume at WIPP
  • World Nuclear News - IAEA team notes improvements in Romanian regulation
  • World Nuclear News - Energoatom's development requires new law: report
  • Aiken Standard - SRNL program develops robots for SRS, public use - Stacie Landrum
  • Aiken Standard - Securities officials probing S. Carolina nuke plant fiasco - Meg Kinnard
  • Aiken Standard - Environmental report shows SRS contamination follows trend - Thomas Gardiner
  • Bloomberg - Iran Says It Won't Quit Nuclear Deal First, Calls on Europe to Act - Ladane Nasseri
  • Bloomberg - Haley Urges UN to Challenge Iranian Actions After Trump Decision - Kambiz Foroohar
  • Reuters - Khamenei says Iran will 'shred' nuclear deal if U.S. quits it - Parisa Hafezi
  • Reuters - U.S. regulator hints at changes to plan boosting coal, nuclear plants - Timothy Gardner
  • Bradenton Herald - State rejects FPL bid to charge users $49 million for nuke plant it may never build - Mary Ellen Klas
  • South Florida Sun-Sentinel - Public Service Commission denies FPL bid to recover nuclear project costs - Marcia Heroux Pounds
  • Orlando Political Observer - Gillum Comments on Public Service Commission Decisions - Kathrine Conroy
  • Palm Beach Post - PSC regulators say no to FPL nuclear fees without financial analysis - Susan Salisbury
  • Florida Politics - Regulators deal with FPL nuclear license, costs
  • The State - SCE&G customers should get up to $1 billion back – and fast, agency says - Sammy Fretwell
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Editorial: More 'imprudent' evidence
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Stock market regulators SEC subpoena SCANA over failed nuclear project - John McDermott and Thad Moore
  • Charlotte Business Journal - SEC opens investigation of SCANA's handling of $18B V.C. Summer nuclear project - John Downey
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Agency wants review of how SCE&G will spend settlement funds from failed nuclear project - John McDermott
  • Free Times, Columbia SC - City Watch: Like SCANA Getting Its Ass Kicked? Thank McMaster
  • Greenville Journal, SC - We should finish the VC Summer reactors and repeal the Base Load Act - William Timmons represents District 6 in the South Carolina State Senate and is an entrepreneur and attorney in Greenville
  • Bloomberg - Scana Gets SEC Subpoena Related to Canceled Nuclear Project - Christine Buurma and Jim Polson
  • PR Newswire - SCANA Corporation to Cooperate with Securities and Exchange Commission Investigation Relating to Nuclear Project - SCANA Corporation
  • Nikkei Asian Review - US to extend nuclear cooperation deal with Japan: official
  • Johannesburg Citizen - We will not be 'reckless' on nuclear energy – Mahlobo - Thapelo Lekabe
  • Xinhua News - Domestic steam generator headed for nuclear power plant
  • Johannesburg Citizen - SA cannot afford more nuclear power, says former Eskom CEO
  • Huffington Post South Africa blog - Brian Dames: SA Has No Need For More Nuclear Power - Richard Davies
  • Huffington Post South Africa blog - 5 Things Tuesday's Cabinet Reshuffle Says About Zuma - Amil Umraw
  • Eyewitness News Johannesburg - Former Eskom CEO: I can't recall which Gupta brother I met - Rahima Essop
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Brian Dames: Gigaba adviser lured me to meet Guptas
  • Eyewitness News Johannesburg - 'Eskom had good governance before 2011 board overhaul' - Rahima Essop
  • Bellona - Russian officials admit that sanctions are throwing nuclear icebreaker plans behind - Charles Digges
  • Charlotte Observer - Catawba nuclear plant on Lake Wylie to get extra federal oversight - Bruce Henderson
  • Huffington Post South Africa blog - Nuclear Is On The Table and Russia Ain't Half-Bad, Says Energy Czar Mahlobo - Garreth Van Niekerk
  • InDaily Adelaide - No more cash for nuclear vision as parties conspire against waste dump - Tom Richardson
  • Japan Times - Japan's nuclear watchdog to require new cooling system for boiling water reactors
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - 2017 Lower House Election / Parties debate whether, when to bring N-plants back online
  • Asahi Shimbun - Kansai Electric likely to scrap aged Oi reactors due to huge costs
  • BBC - Fukushima disaster: The robots going where no human can
  • Kyodo News - Japan to require new cooling system for boiling water reactors
  • Port Elizabeth HeraldLive - Pro-nuclear activists vow to challenge site decision
  • National Indigenous Times Australia - Nuclear memories inspire winning doco
  • Kallanish Energy - France's ASN stresses safety risks at nuclear reactors globally
  • Eyewitness News Johannesburg - [LISTEN] Will new Energy Minister push nuclear deal through? - Breakfast with Xolani Gwala
  • SA Independent - OpEd: Eskom's nuclear plans remain a WWF worryAndrea Weiss, WWF SA
  • Tri-City Herald - It's only a test. Expect sirens to sound for Richland nuclear power plant - Annette Cary
  • Cleveland Plain Dealer - FirstEnergy nuclear charges still before lawmakers, opponents fight earlier increases at Supreme Court - John Funk
  • Cape Business News - Stand up to nuclear policy
  • Palestine Herald Press, TX - Power producers in high-energy debate on subsidies - John Austin
  • Environmental Defense Fund blog - Rick Perry's coal bailout is an attack on competitive energy markets, with customers footing the bill - Michael Panfil
  • Yonhap News - Regional powers discuss N. Korean nuclear issue in Seoul meeting - sooyeon@yna.co.kr
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Cabinet reshuffle: Nuclear will place economy in dire danger - economist - Carin Smith
  • Lebanon Daily Star - Lebanon moves toward being free of radioactive material - Federica Marsi
  • Times of India - French nuclear plant outages and restarts - Reuters
  • Kincardine News - Bruce Power comments on federal response to the Standing Committee on Natural Resources' report
  • The Hankyoreh - Former US Ambassador Gallucchi offers advice on negotiating with North Korea - Noh Ji-won
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea, U.S., Japan agree to seek all possible diplomatic options on N.K. - kokobj@yna.co.kr
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - Letter: Mothers for Peace sponsors series of talks on nuclear wasteMolly Johnson, Spokesperson, San Luis Obispo Mothers for Peace
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Small, modular nuclear reactors needed - Joe Purkey, Knoxville
  • Arka News Agency - Minister: Armenian Nuclear Power Plant closure is economic, not political issue
  • BelTA - Radiation accident response exercise begins in Belarus
  • BelTA - Polish observer impressed by radiation accident response exercise in Belarus
  • DOE - The U.S. Department of Energy Issues Small Business Research and Development Funding Opportunity Announcement
  • NRC - NRC Names New Senior Resident Inspector at Fermi Nuclear Plant
  • NRC - NRC Finalizes White Finding; Increases Oversight at Catawba Nuclear Plant
  • IAEA - Integrated Farming Finds Success in India with Help of Nuclear Science - Matt Fisher, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication; Mohammad Zaman, IAEA Department of Nuclear Sciences and Applications
  • IAEA - IAEA-ILO Holds First Asia Pacific Joint Regional Workshop on Worker's Radiation Protection - Lenka Dojcanova, IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security
  • IAEA - Indonesia Selects Nuclear-bred Soybean Variety for Mass Production - Miklos Gaspar, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • BBC - Iran nuclear deal: Khamenei denounces Trump's 'rants and whoppers'
  • Trend News Agency - Khamenei urges EU to stand against US on nuclear deal issue - Fatih Karimov
  • NHK World - New requirement added to boiling-water reactors
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Nuclear: 'Mahlobo may be the bulldozer Zuma needs' - Mike Cohen and Paul Burkhardt, Bloomberg
  • Yonhap News - Regional powers discuss N. Korean nuclear issue in Seoul meeting - Sooyeon@Yna.Co.Kr, Kokobj@Yna.Co.Kr
  • Press TV - Rouhani: Washington's traditional allies siding with Tehran over JCPOA

    Tuesday, October 17, 2017

  • Las Vegas Sun - Longtime Yucca Mountain booster in Congress makes his pitch in Nevada - Yvonne Gonzalez
  • KNPR Las Vegas - Illinois Lawmaker To Speak To Northern Nevada Business Owners About Yucca Mtn.
  • Reuters - Kobe Steel plants faked quality data for decades: Nikkei
  • Cola Daily, Columbia, SC - Mary Ann Dorn
  • Business Insider - '60 Minutes' just laid out the ugliest truth about the opioid crisis - Linette Lopez
  • KRQE News 13 Albuquerque - Salt mining to resume at WIPP
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Coalition Of LANL Communities Board Hears From University Of Texas - Carol A. Clark
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - INL holds Reddit AMA - Kevin Trevellyan
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: National lab is cheerleader and umpire for reactors' future - Peter Behr
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Summit supercomputer, nation's next step to exascale, loping forward at ORNL - Brittany Crocker
  • Los Alamos Monitor - Science standards meeting fills state hearing room - Wren Propp
  • Equal Times - What to do with nuclear waste? The question dividing France - Julia Beurq
  • Tri-City Herald - Kennewick builder wins $11.3M Hanford contract - Annette Cary
  • AP News - Trump says 'total termination' of Iran deal possible - Matthew Lee
  • AP News - EU slaps new sanctions on North Korea
  • Bloomberg - Scana Gets SEC Subpoena Related to Canceled Nuclear Project - Christine Buurma and Jim Polson
  • Bloomberg - Zuma Targets Nuclear Revival, Communist Critic in Cabinet Change - Michael Cohen and Paul Burkhardt
  • Bloomberg - Trump's Iran Policy Is a Headache for EU Business - Ladane Nasseri
  • Bloomberg - EPA Says Higher Radiation Levels Pose 'No Harmful Health Effect' - Ari Natter
  • Bloomberg - North Korea Warns That Nuclear War Could 'Break Out Any Moment' - Shinhye Kang
  • Reuters - South African reshuffle irks ANC allies, Zuma confidant to oversee nuclear deal - Alexander Winning
  • Forbes blog - The Iran Nuclear Deal Without The United States - James Conca
  • Mehr News - US violator of JCPOA spirit, letter: Iran's UN envoy - The Hill blog
  • The Hill - Feds subpoena developer behind canceled SC nuclear plant - Devin Henry
  • The State - SEC seeks documents from SCANA in wake of nuclear fiasco - Sammy Fretwell
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Stock market regulators subpoena SCANA over failed nuclear project - John McDermott
  • WIS-TV Columbia, SC - SEC issues subpoenas against SCANA over failed nuke project - Jeremy Turnage
  • PR Newswire - SCANA Corporation to Cooperate with Securities and Exchange Commission Investigation Relating to Nuclear Project - SCANA Corporation
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Rand drops on Zuma's surprise 'pro-nuclear' Cabinet reshuffle
  • News24 - Why Zuma reshuffled his Cabinet - AGAIN - Adriaan Basson
  • Times LIVE-Johannesburg - Cabinet reshuffle about Zuma chasing nuclear deal: Malema - Penwell Dlamini
  • News24 - Reshuffle more for energy deal than good governance – Maimane - Kaveel Singh
  • Eyewitness News Johannesburg - SACP: Reshuffle a declaration of war - Katleho Sekhotho
  • OilPrice - Canada Aims To Solve U.S. Nuclear Woes - Tsvetana Paraskova
  • Japan Times - Japanese A-bomb survivor and activists press nations to ratify nuclear ban pact
  • Japan Times - Kansai Electric may scrap two aging nuclear reactors at Oi plant
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Oi nuclear reactors set to be decommissioned
  • Japan Today - Kansai Electric to scrap 2 old nuclear reactors at Oi plant
  • Arizona State University - ASU military expert on the future of nuclear weapons - Jeffrey Kubiak
  • The Badger Herald, UW-Madison - UW student groups screens films discussing benefits of nuclear power - Carly Wahlen
  • Global Research - Get Ready for a New Chernobyl in Ukraine - Oriental Review
  • All Things Nuclear - Why NRC Nuclear Safety Inspections are Necessary: Columbia Generating Station - Dave Lochbaum, director, Nuclear Safety Project
  • Business Day South Africa - Letter: Stand up to nuclear policy - Mike KanteyNational chairman, Coalition Against Nuclear Energy
  • Port Elizabeth HeraldLive - Jubilation as nuclear vetoed for Thyspunt - Guy Rogers
  • Kyodo News - OPINION: Banning nuclear weapons: the moment of truth has arrived - Tilman Ruff
  • RT - 29 French nuclear reactors vulnerable to natural disaster – safety watchdog
  • IAEA - IAEA Helps Strengthen Member States' Capacity to Manage Nuclear Information - Sabina Ticevic, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy; Rebecca Kunz, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • Business Day South Africa - Important questions of safety the pro-nuclear lobby dare not ignore - Neil Overy
  • Fin24 CapeTown - David Mahlobo, the nuclear deal's new best friend? - Oct 17 2017 13:02 Yolandi Groenewald
  • The Hankyoreh - [Interview] Nuclear expert: North Korea likely to have miniaturized H-bomb within Moon's term - Senior Research Fellow Kang Jung-min
  • Korea Herald - Final decision nears on fate of Shin Kori No. 5, 6 - Kim Da-sol
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Japan's Kansai Electric to shut down 2 major nuclear reactors
  • The State - Kapow! SCE&G punches back at Santee Cooper criticisms - Cindi Ross Scoppe
  • IAEA - IAEA Mission Says Romania Strengthened Regulatory Safety Framework, Sees Areas for Enhancement - Bucharest Romania
  • BBC News - Sellafield firefighters strike in dispute over pay
  • Platts - Morris, Illinois: Exelon's Dresden-3 nuclear unit returns to normal US NRC oversight - Steven Dolley
  • Perth Now - Nuclear power could be the solution for Australia's energry crisis - Dean Jaensch
  • EU Reporter - Construction of #Belarus nuclear power plant: Security and public acceptance 'top priority' - Colin Stevens
  • Power Engineering International - Nuclear industry vents ongoing concerns on Brexit Euratom decision - Diarmaid Williams
  • World Nuclear News - WANO members 'consider challenges of the future'
  • World Nuclear News - Impact of Hanhikivi 1 licensing delay remains unclear
  • World Nuclear News - Norway: Lightbridge fuel moves towards irradiation testing
  • World Nuclear News - NEI calls for reform to design certification process
  • PanARMENIAN.Net - Armenia to build new nuke plant if it proves efficient pricewise: minister
  • Arka News Agency - EU doesn't insist on immediate closure of Armenian Nuclear Power Plant - expert
  • Mainichi Daily News - Editorial: Japan's weakened UN draft resolution on nukes erodes trust
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR WASTE: Yucca bill expects to win battle, but war long from done - Sam Mintz and Geof Koss
  • Eyre Peninsula Tribune, Cleve, South Australia - Nuclear money could go to pool - Kathrine Catanzariti
  • Times of India - German nuclear plant outages and restarts - Reuters
  • China News Service - China sees nuclear advance
  • Business Recorder - French nuclear power regulator says monitoring reactor pipes repair work - Shoaib Ur Rehman
  • Joongang Daily - Q&A: KHNP head says tech is the key to safety - Lee Kwan-sup, president and CEO of Korea Hydro and Nuclear Power
  • Wall Street Journal - The Future of the Iran Nuclear Deal - Joseph Sternberg and Hugo Restall
  • Sputnik News - Macron Seeks to Lead EU-Tehran Diplomacy as US Derailing Iran Nuclear Deal
  • Palm Beach Post - PSC regulators say no to FPL nuclear fees without financial analysis - Susan Salisbury
  • SA Independent - David Mahlobo will push for nuclear deal - Analyst
  • POWERmag blog - What Can Save the Staggering U.S. Nuclear Industry? - Kennedy Maize
  • Utility Dive - New Ohio bill reintroduces nuclear subsidy program as DOE pushes cost recovery NOPR - Peter Maloney
  • Fin24 CapeTown - As it happened: Unpacking state capture at Eskom - Matthew le Cordeur
  • Utility Dive - Powelson rejects Polar Vortex arguments underpinning DOE cost recovery plan - Gavin Bade
  • Kyodo News - Japan A-bomb survivor, activists press nations to ratify nuke ban pact
  • Peterborough Examiner, Ontario - Public session on Port Hope cleanup planned for Thursday - Valerie MacDonald,
  • Greater Wilmington Business Journal - Commission Names New Resident Inspector At Brunswick Nuclear Plant - Christina Haley O'Neal
  • Electrek - New wind turbine efficiency so great utilities 'repowering' farms early - John Fitzgerald Weaver
  • BelTA - Russia to take part in radiation accident response exercise in Belarus
  • BelTA - About 20 international observers to watch radiation accident response exercise in Belarus
  • Cape Cod Broadcasting - Forum to Address Decommission of Pilgrim Plant
  • London Times - Professor John Lakey
  • Palm Beach Post - State regulators to consider FPL spending on new Turkey Point nukes - Susan Salisbury
  • Public Citizen - Kudos to the House For Uniting Behind Passage of Federal Whistleblower Protections
  • DOE - Department of Energy Announces Up to $26 Million in Funding Opportunity for Transformational Carbon Capture Technologies
  • DOE - Celebrating Innovation and Opportunity in Nuclear Science with Nuclear Science Week
  • NAS - Project Update: Sources of Lead Contamination at or near Superfund Sites
  • NRC - NRC Scores High Marks in Federal Government Survey
  • IAEA - XVIII Meeting of the Board of ARCAL Representatives - P. Mercado Gómez, IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation
  • Trend News Agency - Iranian FM urges US to comply with nuclear deal - Khalid Kazimov
  • Trend News Agency - Waiting for the next act of Iranian drama - Azer Ahmadbayli
  • Trend News Agency - US-Iran tension to weigh on European companies' decision making
  • NHK World - Hibakusha urges global nuclear ban at UN
  • Japan Times - The Kobe Steel fiasco tells a much bigger story
  • Fin24 CapeTown - NECSA welcomes environmental permission for new nuclear site
  • Press TV - Renegotiating JCPOA impossible: Iran VP
  • Press TV - Missile production will not stop under any conditions: IRGC commander
  • Press TV - Warmongers worried by Iran's abidance by JCPOA: Zarif
  • Press TV - Iran accepts no conditions imposed on nuclear agreement: Velayati
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice: Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: FR Document: 2017-22165 Citation: 82 FR 48227 PDF Page 48227 (1 page) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Material Control and Accounting of Special Nuclear Material FR Document: 2017-22486 Citation: 82 FR 48281 PDF Pages 48281-48282 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Nondiscrimination in Federally Assisted Commission Programs FR Document: 2017-22448 Citation: 82 FR 48282 PDF Pages 48282-48283 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Exemptions: Entergy Nuclear Operations, Inc.; Palisades Nuclear Plant FR Document: 2017-22372 Citation: 82 FR 48278 PDF Pages 48278-48280 (3 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Low-Level Radioactive Waste Disposal FR Document: 2017-22459 Citation: 82 FR 48283 PDF Pages 48283-48285 (3 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2017-22555 Citation: 82 FR 48280 PDF Pages 48280-48281 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Xinhua News - China Focus: Domestic steam generator headed for nuclear power plant
  • House Armed Services Committee Republicans - LOSING TIME: Nuclear Labs Crumbling
  • Korea Times - SNU, Harvard, MIT scholars take issue with Moon's anti-nuclear policy - Jhoo Dong-chan
  • Chicago Tribune - Letter: The Age of Decommissioning Begins - David A. Kraft, director, Nuclear Energy Information Service (NEIS), Chicago
  • Brussels Times - Directors for Belgium's public nuclear waste entity paid up to €24,500 for one meeting in four years - Lars Andersen
  • UPI - Drug czar nominee Marino withdraws from consideration, Trump says - Ed Adamczyk
  • Aiken Standard - Environmental report shows SRS contamination follows trend - Thomas Gardiner
  • Newsweek - TRUMP IS ONLY PERSON IN THE WHITE HOUSE WHO WANTS IRAN DEAL SCRAPPED - Graham Lanktree
  • DOE:EM - EM Update | Vol. 9, Issue 20 | Oct. 17, 2017

    Monday, October 16, 2017

  • Tri-City Herald - What was life like at Hanford for blacks during WWII? WSU Tri-Cities project will research - Annette Cary
  • AP News - EU backs Iran deal, urges US Congress to protect it - Lorne Cook
  • Bloomberg - Trump's EPA to Curb Legal Settlements With Environmentalists - Jennifer A Dlouhy
  • Bloomberg - Editorial: The Next Steps on Iran's Nukes
  • Bloomberg - Hillary Clinton Brands Julian Assange a 'Tool of Russian Intelligence' - ROD McGUIRK
  • Bloomberg - EU Pins Hopes on U.S. Congress to Uphold Iran Nuclear Deal - Jonathan Stearns
  • Reuters - Iran's Larijani says Tehran has a plan if U.S. withdraws from nuclear pact: Ifax - Denis Pinchuk
  • Reuters - EU defends Iran deal despite Trump, appeals to U.S. Congress - Robin Emmott, Gabriela Baczynska
  • Reuters - Germany's Gabriel warns of military escalation over Iran deal - Peter Maushagen
  • Reuters - Russia condemns North Korea nuclear tests: agencies - Gabrielle Tetrault-Farber
  • Reuters - EU defends Iran deal despite Trump, appeals to U.S. Congress - Robin Emmott, Gabriela Baczynska
  • Reuters - U.S. officials try to ease concerns Trump may quit Iran deal - Richard Cowan, David Morgan
  • Times LIVE-Johannesburg - Disciplinary proceedings against suspended Eskom CEO delayed again - Kyle Cowan
  • Huffington Post South Africa blog - Eskom and Trillian: Did McKinsey Engage In Corrupt Practices? - Ferial Haffajee
  • National Geographic Australia - This Is What Nuclear Weapons Leave in Their Wake - Alexandra Genova
  • Global Research - The Dangers of Nuclear Radiation: We Need to Expand the Nuclear Weapon Ban Treaty (NWBT) to A Comprehensive Nuclear Ban Treaty (NBT) - Eiichiro Ochiai
  • INFORUM, Fargo, ND - Letter: Israel's nuclear weapons too often ignored - Mark Bratlie, Fargo
  • UPI - NATO conducts annual nuclear defense drill in Western Europe - Ed Adamczyk
  • Japan Today - Nuclear power issue unlikely to be decisive factor in election
  • Platts - French nuclear output trails October 2016 amid outages, delays - Andreas Franke
  • State Journal, Clarksburg, WV - Coal, nuclear power are vital to grid reliability and national security, McKinley says - Jim Ross
  • Casper Star-Tribune - Would a coal subsidy help Wyoming? Probably, but studies show the grid doesn't need it. - Heather Richards
  • Business Day South Africa - NGOs get advice on resisting nuclear plant in Cape - Khulekani Magubane
  • ESI Africa - Eskom announces nuclear power plant site
  • Cape Business News - South Africa grants environmental permit for new 4,000 MW nuclear plant
  • Cape Town Bizcommunity - Greenpeace condemns plans for new nuclear power plant
  • Sky News - Nuclear industry acts on 'no deal' Brexit as MPs plot Euratom rebellion - Faisal Islam
  • Energy Live News - Majority of Brits 'want to stay part of Euratom' - Priyanka Shrestha
  • Sun Daily Malaysia - New radioactive waste storage facility needed
  • Daily Star London - France: Nuclear power plant evacuated over bomb alert - Christine Younan
  • The Hindu - Nuclear power: final declaration of project displaced families soon
  • MiBiz, Grand Rapids, MI - Life after Palisades: Despite extension to keep nuclear plant open until 2022, SW Mich. braces for economic impact - Andy Balaskovitz
  • Times of India - French nuclear plant outages and restarts - Reuters
  • Bangladesh Daily Star - Why do we need nuclear power? - Sharier Khan
  • Energy Bangla - Belarus Open To Cooperation With Bangladesh In Nuclear Power
  • EU Reporter blog - Nuclear energy in the Republic of Belarus - Colin Stevens
  • Tehran Times - Larijani calls Trump's nuclear argument 'childish'
  • Tehran Times - British FM urges full implementation of nuclear deal
  • Aiken Standard - Environmental report shows SRS contamination follows trend - Thomas Gardiner
  • Sputnik News - US Position on Iran Nuclear Deal Aggravates Existing Global Problems - Lavrov
  • Times of India - Nordic nuclear power plant outages
  • Reuters - French regulator issues level 2 alert over 29 EDF reactors - Sudip Kar-Gupta
  • Reuters, France - L'ASN: Risque sur des tuyauteries de 20 réacteurs nucléaires EDF - Dominique Rodriguez
  • Reuters - EDF says production not impacted by ASN's "Level 2" warning - Sudip Kar-Gupta
  • ConstructionNews UK - Hinkley tunnels hit by concrete issue - Jack Simpson
  • Construction Enquirer UK - Concrete problems hit Hinkley Point tunnels - Grant Prior
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Where there's smoke, there's science - Manvendra Dubey
  • Times & Star - Sellafield firefighters to strike tomorrow over pay dispute
  • DOE:IG - Evaluation Report: DOE-OIG-18-01; The Department of Energy's Unclassified Cybersecurity Program – 2017
  • WCBD News 2, Charleston, SC - New leader takes over at Santee Cooper as CEO officially retires
  • Free Times, Columbia SC - Activists Raised Alarms about Nuclear Project from the Start - David Travis Bland
  • World Nuclear News - WANO, IYNC agree to enhance cooperation
  • World Nuclear News - EU committed to Iran nuclear deal
  • Trend News Agency - Trump's decision to decertify Tehran would make Iran-EU ties closer - Farhad Daneshvar
  • Trend News Agency - World resolved to continue investing in Iran despite Trump - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • Bellona - Norilsk Nickel, polluting giant, declares new age of eco-transparency - Anna Kireeva
  • Press TV - US to stay in Iran nuclear deal: UN ambassador
  • Press TV - Syria condemns US president for refusal to certify Iran's nuclear deal
  • Press TV - Trump made US look 'foolish' over Iran: Clinton
  • Press TV - Neither Iranians, nor Europeans want to renegotiate nuclear deal
  • Press TV - Total termination of Iran nuclear deal 'a real possibility': Trump
  • Press TV - US, only country supporting end to Iran nuclear deal: Analyst
  • Press TV - EU supports Iran nuclear deal, vows full commitment
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Guidance: Instructions for Recording and Reporting Occupational Radiation Dose Data FR Document: 2017-22289 Citation: 82 FR 48125 PDF Pages 48125-48126 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Performance Review Boards for Senior Executive Service FR Document: 2017-22273 Citation: 82 FR 48126 PDF Pages 48126-48127 (2 pages) Permalink

    Sunday, October 15, 2017

  • Nevada Independent - Indy Q&A: Harry Reid on why coal industry is doomed, Yucca Mountain still dead and his pick in Nevada's gubernatorial primary - Riley Snyder
  • Wisconsin State Journal - Whistleblower protections under threat in Wisconsin - Gretchen Christensen and Madeline Sweitzer
  • Wisconsin State Journal - Wisconsin's attack on waste and fraud leaves some whistleblowers, vulnerable residents behind - Gretchen Christensen and Madeline Sweitzer
  • Tri-City Herald - Sage Tec denies Hanford subcontracting lawsuit allegations - Annette Cary
  • AP News - AP Analysis: Iran angered by Trump, but needs nuclear deal - Jon Gambrell
  • AP News - Trump's speech sparks a new war of words between US, Iran - NASSER KARIMI and JON GAMBRELL
  • Bloomberg - Brexit Is a Game Changer for the British Nuclear Industry - Jonathan Stearns and Nikos Chrysoloras
  • Bloomberg - Zarif Says Leaving Nuclear Deal Option for Iran If U.S. Acts - Golnar Motevalli
  • Reuters - Haley says U.S. to stay in Iran nuclear deal 'right now' - Richard Cowan and David Morgan
  • Arizona Daily Sun - New uranium mines: no simple answers - Emery Cowan
  • The Guardian - Hinkley nuclear site radioactive mud to be dumped near Cardiff - Jamie Doward
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Members of SCANA board lack nuclear expertise yet oversaw failed S.C. project while earning a combined $11M - John McDermott
  • RT - Kobe Steel scandal could rattle nuclear industry
  • Japan Times - Kobe Steel's continuing scandals raise major compliance issues
  • The Australian - Nuclear power station among companies duped by Kobe Steel
  • London Times - Hinkley nuclear plant hit by concrete flaws found by owner EDF - John Collingridge
  • Japan Today - State expands scope of subsidy recipients for nuclear plants
  • GlobalNews.ca - Explosion at Cameco's Key Lake mill left no one injured: nuclear commission
  • Times and Democrat, Orangeburg SC - Orangeburg businessman named in SCANA lawsuit - Gene Zaleski
  • TASS - Iran unlikely to withdraw from nuclear deal - Israeli Knesset's deputy speaker
  • Augusta Chronicle - Scuttlebiz: The biggest company you never heard of is building Plant Vogtle - Damon Cline
  • Savannah Morning News - Conservative group taking Georgia Power to task on Vogtle costs overrun - Tom Corwin, The Augusta Chronicle
  • Korea Times - Critical week for Korea's nuclear energy - Jung Min-ho
  • Yonhap News - Panel wraps up survey on reactor construction after heated debates
  • TASS - Trump's words about Iran nuclear deal reveal disrespect to UN - Iranian parliament speaker
  • Glenwood Springs Post Independent - Guest opinion: Repeal of Clean Power Plan helps Colorado - Stan Dempsey
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - OpEd: We need to hold PRC accountable - Lyla June Johnston
  • FITSNews.com, SC - #NukeGate: This Is Why Government Shouldn't Run Utilities
  • USGS - M 5.0 - 37km S of Makurazaki, Japan
  • USGS - M 4.4 - 48km SSW of Shizunai, Japan
  • NHK World - Radiation levels unchanged after Okinawa accident
  • Jiji Press - (Update) Kobe Steel Confirms Misconduct on 9 More Products
  • TEPCO - Situation of storing and treatment of accumulated water including highly concentrated radioactive materials at Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station
  • JAIF - JAEC Explains Japan's Utilization of Plutonium to the Country and the World
  • JAIF - Kashiwazaki Kariwa 6&7 Become First BWRs to Clear Safety Examinations as NRA Finalizes Examination Reviews
  • JAIF - JAIF "Delivers" Lectures to Students Concerning Solutions to HLW Disposal Issues
  • CNIC - Nuclear Regulation Authority must withdraw its endorsement of Kashiwazaki-Kariwa Nuclear Power Plant's compliance to safety standards
  • CNIC - Nuke Info Tokyo No. 180 (September/October 2017)
  • CNIC - Report: Japanese Delegation visits US to discuss plutonium stockpile and US-Japan 123 Agreement
  • CNIC - Japan's Separated Plutonium Inventory (as of end of 2016)
  • CNIC - Government releases a geoscientific characteristics map showing areas "suitable" for disposal of high-level nuclear waste
  • CNIC - Fukushima Now Part 1: The challenge of obtaining accurate air dose rate data in Fukushima
  • CNIC - Fukushima Now Part 2: Current State of Post-Accident Operations at Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station (January to June 2017)
  • CNIC - News Watch
  • CNIC - Group Introduction: A SEED JAPAN
  • CNIC - Disturbing Plutonium Exposure Accident
  • Japan Times - Fukushima takes camping to a whole new level of luxury with 'glamping'
  • Fin24 - Thyspunt activists celebrate as Eskom abandons nuclear site - Oct 15 2017 06:00 Max Matavire
  • Fin24 - Mini budget 2017: Three elephants in the room - Oct 15 2017 06:00 Lesetja Malope
  • Press TV - Trump is in no position to verify Iran's compliance with nuclear deal: Zarif
  • Press TV - Iran to respond to any hostile bid against its interests: Velayati
  • Press TV - Iran Interests Section office attacked in Washington
  • Press TV - Susan Rice fires back at AIPAC over Iran deal
  • Press TV - How Iranians responded to Trump's Friday speech
  • Press TV - Iranians call Trump's anti-Iran remarks "ridiculous"
  • Press TV - Trump's refusal to certify Iran deal designed to please Israel lobby: Writer
  • Japan Times - Balance of power: Shift toward renewable energy appears to be picking up steam
  • Turkey Telegraph - Security concerns in nuclear power plants
  • Public Now - Testing At Solid Radioactive Waste Treatment and Storage Facility At Ignalina NPP (Lithuania)

    Saturday, October 14, 2017

  • Las Vegas Sun - Moniz: U.S. needs 'consent-based process' for nuclear waste storage - Ric Anderson
  • KTVN Reno - GOP Opponents Heller, Tarkanian Discuss Issues - Paul Nelson
  • NRDC.org - DOE Needs to Keep Its Priorities Straight - Elizabeth Noll
  • Guam Daily Post - Group: Bill would help radiation survivors - Louella Losinio
  • UPI - Whistleblower protection bill sent to President as complaints of retaliation grow - James LaPorta
  • Climate Science Watch - As Whistleblower Joel Clement Calls on Interior Secretary Zinke to Resign, Even Stronger Steps for Government Accountability are Needed - Anne Polansky, CSPW Sr. Climate Policy Analyst
  • Palm Beach Post - Editorial: More independence needed for state's utilities watchdog
  • KUOW Seattle - Hanford's Contaminated Tunnel Nearly Half Full Of Grout - Anna King
  • AP News - Iran's president: Nuclear deal 'stronger' than Trump thinks - Nasser Karimi
  • AP News - Israeli PM 'embraces' Trump's call on Iran nuclear deal
  • AP News - AP FACT CHECK: Trump's statements on Iran - Calvin Woodward and Matthew Lee
  • AP News - AP Explains: What is Iran's Revolutionary Guard? - Jon Gambrell
  • AP News - Kobe Steel announces more cases of faked inspections data - Elaine Kurtenbach And Mari Yamaguchi
  • AP News - 4th small quake detected since North Korea's nuclear test - Hyung-Jin Kim
  • AP News - GOP demanded say on Iran deal, changing it won't be easy - Richard Lardner
  • Bloomberg - The Risk of Failure Is Enormous for Donald Trump's Iran Strategy - Nick Wadhams and Margaret Talev
  • Bloomberg - Trump Aims at Iran, Hits the U.S. - Amir Handjani
  • Bloomberg - Four Flashpoints That Define the Trump-Iran Dispute - Ladane Nasseri
  • Reuters - Factbox: Some Trump assertions on Iran questioned by experts - Jonathan Landay, Arshad Mohammed
  • Reuters - Russia questions future of Syria chemical weapons inquiry - Michelle Nichols
  • Reuters - Trump strikes blow at Iran nuclear deal in major U.S. policy shift - Steve Holland, Yara Bayoumy
  • Reuters - UAE says fully supports new U.S. policy against Iran - Mostafa Hashem
  • Reuters - Macron assures Iran's Rouhani of France's commitment to nuclear deal - Trump strikes blow at Iran nuclear deal in major U.S. policy shift
  • Reuters - Rouhani says Iran will stay in nuclear deal only if it serves interests: TV - Parisa Hafezi
  • Reuters - Netanyahu lauds Trump's Iran turn, sees chance to change nuclear deal - Dan Williams
  • Reuters - EU's top diplomat defends Iran deal after Trump speech - Robin Emmott and Julia Fioretti
  • Reuters - Trump says he has decided to decertify Iran nuclear deal - James Oliphant
  • Reuters - Danger of war, Germany warns after Trump's move on Iran nuclear deal - Michelle Martin
  • Reuters - Netanyahu lauds Trump's Iran turn, sees chance to change nuclear deal - Dan Williams
  • Reuters - Trump strikes blow at Iran nuclear deal in major U.S. policy shift - Steve Holland, Yara Bayoumy
  • UK Independent - Iran nuclear deal: Nobel Peace Prize winner says Trump is 'igniting new conflict rather than reducing risk of war' - Shehab Khan
  • The State - Ties that bind? How SCANA pursued SC's top pol as nuclear expansion unraveled - Jamie Self
  • Willoughby News-Herald - New Ohio House Bill aims to subsidize state's nuclear power plants - Andrew Cass
  • The Local Austria - Austria to sue over Hungary nuclear plant expansion
  • DOE Newswise - Demystifying Nuclear Energy - Argonne National Laboratory
  • National Post - Nuclear commission says no harm caused in explosion at Saskatchewan plant
  • National Post - A moldy museum to the atomic age: Inside a Canadian DIY nuclear bunker built from 42 buried buses - Joe O'Connor
  • Trend News Agency - EU demands closure of Armenia's Metsamor nuclear power plant
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Santee Cooper's plan to avoid another electric rate hike after its failed nuclear project: Cut costs - Thad Moore
  • The State - Virginia energy giant eyes Santee Cooper after nuclear debacle - Sammy Fretwell
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - New online course from The William J. Perry Project: The Threat of Nuclear Terrorism
  • Reuters - Russian Senate head to discuss nuclear programme with North, South Korea - Dmitry Solovyov
  • Cape Cod Times - Nuclear advisory panel to host NRC branch - Christine Legere
  • Middletown Press and Journal - TMI ends what could be its last refueling - Dan Miller
  • Japan Times - String of scandals at Kobe Steel question its compliance
  • BBC News - What is happening with Japan Inc? - Ashleigh Nghiem
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Kobe Steel again pays for its lax compliance
  • Deutsche Welle - Kobe Steel cheating scandal widens
  • The State - Florida utility interested in buying Santee Cooper - Sammy Fretwell
  • Crain's Chicago Business - Chicagoans may pay twice to bail out the same nukes - Steve Daniels
  • WAND-TV, Decatur, Illinois - IEMA to test emergency response plans at Exelon site
  • Charleston Gazette-Mail - Bill Raney: Costly power plan no longer threatens state's economy - Bill Raney is president of the West Virginia Coal Association
  • Florida Times-Union - JEA eyes major solar expansion amid thorny debate - Nate Monroe
  • Virginia Business Magazine - Team led by BWX subsidiary receives $4.7 billion DOE contract
  • Asahi Shimbun - EDITORIAL: Abe still dodging responsibility to explain dubious school scandals
  • Beyond Nuclear - Nuclear power & coal lobbyists cheer on Energy Secretary Perry's many money moves
  • Beyond Nuclear - Trump DOE ups nuclear loans to $12 billion despite multiple investigations
  • Atomic Insights - Dr. Eugene Preston explains why 100% renewable energy is unlikely to the point of impossibility - Rod Adams
  • Atomic Insights - Broad Interest in Nukes, Especially SMRs, at National Clean Energy Week - Rod Adams
  • Atomic Insights - Perry Acts To Prevent Predatory Pricing From Pushing Nuclear and Coal Competition Out Of Market. FERC To Value Resiliency and Pipeline Independence - Rod Adams
  • Atomic Insights - Palisades Nuclear Plant Will Continue Operating Through 2022; Neighbors Ecstatic - Rod Adams
  • Atomic Insights - Ad Campaign Touts Marvels Of Atomic Technology With Tagline 'Nuclear. Power The Extraordinary' - Rod Adams
  • Atomic Insights - Nuclear Generator Movable By Cargo Plane. Not Only Possible, But Proven In Early 1960s - Rod Adams
  • IAEA - Statement by IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano
  • BBC News - Iran nuclear deal: Key details
  • BBC News - Iran nuclear deal: Trump's speech in full
  • BBC News - Trump aims blow at Iran and threatens landmark nuclear deal
  • BBC News - Iran nuclear deal: Global powers stand by pact despite Trump threat
  • Trend News Agency - Iran-US standoff: no to warmongers, yes to peace brokers - Farhad Daneshvar
  • Trend News Agency - Trump derailed nuclear-related event on Iran - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • Asahi Shimbun - Kobe Steel's faked quality data affect 500 customers - The Associated Press
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Discuss what nation should be in constitutional debate / Deepen understanding of rationale for SDF
  • Mainichi Daily News - In Pacific, rising tensions evoke troubling nuclear legacy
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea's nuclear program 'not bargaining chips': U.S. intel official
  • Press TV - IAEA chief reaffirms Iran's full commitment to JCPOA
  • Press TV - Iran, EU must stand against US destructive, incorrect moves: Rouhani
  • Press TV - US president in no position to terminate Iran's nuclear deal: EU
  • Press TV - Trump refuses to certify Iran nuclear deal
  • Press TV - Democrats say Trump's new Iran strategy 'grave mistake'
  • Press TV - Rolling coverage of Trump's Iran claims
  • Press TV - US president's anti-Iran speech pile of delusional claims: Rouhani
  • Press TV - No talks between Zarif, Tillerson on new US strategy: Iran
  • Press TV - US threats will not work against Iranians: Zarif
  • Press TV - Any anti-JCPOA action to undermine global peace: Iran's Rouhani
  • Press TV - US Treasury Department slaps sanctions on Iran's IRGC
  • Xinhua News - Iran "firm" to develop defense power more than ever: commander
  • Xinhua News - News Analysis: Iran nuke deal could remain in place despite Trump's decision
  • Xinhua News - Interview: French expert says Trump's Iran decision will have "immediate" geopolitical consequences
  • Xinhua News - Spotlight: Trump's decertification claim harms Iran nuclear deal
  • Xinhua News - IAEA says Tehran implementing commitments under nuclear deal - House Committee on Energy and Commerce
  • House Energy and Commerce Committee - DOE Secretary Perry Testifies Before #SubEnergy
  • House Committee on Energy and Commerce - Testimony of Secretary Rick Perry U.S. Department of Energy Before the U.S. House Committee on Energy and Commerce Subc ommittee on Energy October 12, 2017
  • The Hill blog - Sen. Graham, ditch South Carolina's failed nuclear waste project - Edwin Lyman
  • Buffalo News - $4.7 billion federal contract inked to handle liquid N-waste - By T.J. Pignataro
  • Walla Walla Union-Bulletin - Outreach specialist to give look at Hanford clean-up effort
  • New York Times - Trump Disavows Nuclear Deal, but Doesn't Scrap It - Mark Landler And David E. Sanger
  • New York Times - The C.I.A.'s Fake News Campaign - Kenneth Osgood
  • USGS - M 5.0 - 37km S of Makurazaki, Japan
  • POGO - Watchdog Finds Majority of Pentagon Whistleblowers out of Luck - Mandy Smithberger
  • POGO - Customs and Border Protection Officer Punished for Reporting Wrongdoing - Amelia Strauss

    Friday, October 13, 2017

  • POWERmag - The U.S.'s War on Coal Is Purported to Be Over–What About the Rest of the World? - Lee Buchsbaum
  • POWERmag - How Power Sector Deregulation Is Affecting Mexico [PODCAST] - Aaron Larson
  • Augusta Chronicle - DOE replaces Savannah River Remediation as liquid waste contractor at SRS
  • KUAM, Guam - PARS continues to push for RECA - The Hill blog
  • The Hill - New whistleblower protections head to Trump's desk - Cristina Marcos
  • Politico - Dems move to shield whistleblowers who report pricey travel - Kyle Cheney
  • Walla Walla Union-Bulletin - Outreach specialist to give look at Hanford clean-up effort
  • AP News - Tillerson: Trump will scorn but not bolt from Iran nuke deal - Mattthew Lee
  • AP News - Israeli defense experts warn against dropping Iran nuke deal - Josef Federman
  • Bloomberg - Canada Wants to Solve U.S. Nuclear Woes With Faraway Dams - Joe Ryan and Jim Polson
  • Bloomberg - China's Trade With North Korea Slumps as Nuclear Sanctions Bite - Miao Han, David Tweed, and Yinan Zhao
  • Bloomberg - Trump Will Refuse to Certify Iran Deal But Keep U.S. in for Now - Nick Wadhams and Margaret Talev
  • Reuters - U.S. sanctions to complicate, not disrupt, Iran oil trade - Dmitry Zhdannikov, Julia Payne
  • Reuters - Russia's Lavrov to Iran's Zarif: Moscow committed to Iran nuclear deal - Anton Kolodyazhny
  • Reuters - Germany seeks to maintain unity if U.S. decertifies Iran nuclear deal - Andrea Shalal
  • Reuters - Iran parliament speaker: nuclear deal will collapse if U.S. quits - agencies - Dmitry Solovyov
  • Reuters - Latest North Korea earthquake a sign of instability at nuclear test site-experts - Christine Kim; Yuna Park and Haejin Choi
  • Reuters - U.S. energy head: Nuclear power rescue helps national security - Timothy Gardner
  • Reuters - Latest North Korea earthquake a sign of instability at nuclear test site-experts - Christine Kim
  • CBS News - Has N. Korea nuked itself out of a nuclear test site?
  • CBS News - Trump makes major Iran deal announcement – live updates - Kathryn Watson
  • MIT Tech - Hydrogel that extracts uranium from water wins MADMEC - Rob Matheson, MIT News Office
  • Daily Telegraph - Nuclear industry scrambles to avoid Euratom cliff edge - Jillian Ambrose
  • The Hindu - India rules out joining NPT as non-nuclear weapon state
  • Economic Times - India calls for action on Pakistan-N Korea nuclear-missile links
  • CNBC - Energy Secretary Rick Perry faces grilling over his proposal to subsidize coal and nuclear power generation - Tom DiChristopher
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Eskom gets nod to develop new nuclear power station - Lameez Omarjee
  • Business Day South Africa - Eskom gets permission to build a new nuclear plant next to Koeberg - SA Times Johannesburg
  • Times LIVE-Johannesburg - Eskom gets 'green' light for nuclear station on Western Cape coast - Kgaugelo Masweneng
  • SA Independent - Eskom gets environmental go-ahead for new nuclear power site in Western Cape
  • eNews Channel Africa - Thumbs up for Eskom's new nuclear power station
  • World Nuclear News - Environmental approval for Eskom new-build site
  • World Nuclear News - Foratom calls for orderly Brexit for nuclear industry
  • World Nuclear News - IAEA commends commitments of member states
  • World Nuclear News - UK prepares legislation for Euratom exit
  • KNAU Arizona Public Radio - EPA Contract Awarded for Abandoned Uranium Mine Cleanup on Navajo Nation - Ryan Heinsius
  • Farmington Daily Times - EPA awards multi-million contract to assess abandoned uranium mines - Noel Lyn Smith
  • Aiken Standard - Governor's Nuclear Council grills MOX, NNSA on removal of plutonium timeline - Thomas Gardiner
  • Augusta Chronicle - 200 construction workers laid off from MOX project - James Folker
  • Japan Times - Editorial: Responding to the suffering from the nuclear crisis
  • Japan Times - Japan's quiet payouts to cities near nuclear plants fuels speculation of political ploy
  • Asahi Shimbun - Agency quietly giving subsidies to non-hosts of nuclear plants - Takaoki Yamamoto
  • Asahi Shimbun - Kobe Steel announces more cases of faked inspections data - The Associated Press
  • The State - Santee Cooper proposes slashing its budget after nuclear fiasco - Avery G. Wilks
  • BBC - Union to ballot nuclear plant workers over industrial action
  • Sputnik News - IAEA Finds Fault With Half of Norway's Nuclear Reactors
  • Hartford Business Journal - Millstone opponents: Wait for federal nuke rule changes - Matt Pilon
  • Hull Daily Mail - Hull community worker appears in Scottish court for role in nuclear weapons protest - David Spereall
  • Pakistan Express Tribune - Securing Pakistan's nuclear assets - Zamir Akram
  • Queens TimesLedger, NY - EPA targets radioactive site in Ridgewood - Mark Hallum
  • Creamer Media's Engineering News - Russian nuclear group signs MoU with local young nuclear professionals association - Keith Campbell
  • Johannesburg BizNews - 'Scrap nuclear plan before the debt starts to cripple SA' – NGO - SAFCEI
  • Times of India - Nordic nuclear power plant outages - Reuters
  • Portsmouth Herald News - Watchdog group OK'd to intervene in nuke plant relicensing - Max Sullivan
  • Times of India - German nuclear plant outages and restarts - Reuters
  • Yonhap News - Jury on fate of 2 unfinished nuclear reactors to enter crucial debate camp this week - jschang@yna.co.kr
  • Radio Pakistan - Pakistan renews its proposal for bilateral arrangement on nuclear-test-ban in region
  • Platts - Exelon's Quad Cities-1 and -2 nuclear units at 95% at request of PJM - Steven Dolley
  • BusinessKorea - Debate on Nuclear Joint Project: Joint Fuel Cycle Studies of S. Korea and U.S. Called into Question - Jung Suk-yee
  • Creamer Media's Engineering News - DEA grants environmental authorisation for new 4 000 MW nuclear plant
  • Kazakh-tv - Meeting of nuclear cooperation forum in Asia - Logo Kazakh-tv.KZ
  • Mainichi Daily News - A-bomb sufferers group demands gov't sign UN anti-nuke treaty
  • WIS-TV Columbia, SC - SC State Sen.: 'Major player' companies are 'interested' in buying Santee Cooper, abandoned nuclear reactor site - Tanita Gaither
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Letter: Wasted money - Michael J. Nolan, Northbridge Drive, Charleston
  • Richmond Times-Dispatch - Editorial: Jefferson Lab accelerates nuclear knowledge
  • Modern Ghana - Energy Expert Proposes Long-term Energy Plan For Ghana
  • PR Newswire India - The 9th Edition of India Nuclear Energy (INE) Expo Gears up to Power India's Civil Nuclear Energy Sector
  • Dong-A Ilbo - 'Korea needs nuclear power plants,' says U.S. climate policy expert - Gun-Huk Lee
  • BusinessKorea - Heated Debate Arisen: Is Consent from US Required for S. Korea to Build Nuclear Power Plant Abroad? - Jung Min-hee
  • IAEA - IAEA Trains Experts on Emergency Preparedness and Response Requirements - Sinead Harvey, IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security
  • IAEA - US Announces $433,000 Support toward Scientific Research and Coordination on Ocean Acidification - Sarah Jones-Couture, IAEA Environment Laboratories; Nicole Jawerth, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Paducah Sun - Local nuclear industry workers to be honored
  • Daily Telegraph - Nuclear industry scrambles to avoid Euratom cliff edge - Jillian Ambrose
  • eNews Channel Africa - Thumbs up for Eskom's new nuclear power station
  • World Nuclear News - Foratom calls for orderly Brexit for nuclear industry
  • New Jersey On-Line - South Jersey nuclear reactor shut down - Bill Gallo Jr.
  • The Nerve, S.C. Policy Council - Meet the Governor's Nuclear Advisory Council--Why Can't the Governor Pick His Own Advisers? - Bryce Fiedler
  • The Scotsman - Christmas blackout fear as union threaten strike ballot - Alan Jones
  • BelTA - Working group set up to integrate Belarusian nuclear power plant into power grid
  • Moneycontrol Mumbai - Govt eases norms for atomic mineral mining in coastal regions
  • Aiken Standard - Atoms in the Alley, a celebration of nuclear science, coming to downtown Aiken Oct. 21 - Atoms in the Alley
  • The Visitor, Lancashire, UK - Nuclear bomb dream that led to disaster at Windscale - Jessica Hay
  • Heritage Foundation Daily Signal - New Bill Would Stop Energy Department From Risking Taxpayer Money - Nicolas Loris
  • New Haven Register - Opponents of Millstone aid plan maintain plant owner won't pay fines to close early - Luther Turmelle
  • Xinhua News - Fukushima survivor submits evidence to UN over Japanese "human rights abuses"
  • Fiji Times - Armed conflict laws forum - Felix Chaudhary
  • USA Today - Yellowstone supervolcano may blow sooner than thought – and could wipe out life on the planet - Matthew Diebel
  • World Nuclear News - UK's Clean Growth Strategy highlights nuclear
  • Trend News Agency - Trump strikes blow against Iran nuclear deal in major shift in U.S. policy
  • Trend News Agency - Tillerson says US won't walk away from Iran deal
  • Trend News Agency - Iran warns on any measures against its elite forces - Khalid Kazimov
  • Trend News Agency - President Trump vs. "Iranian Templars": possible aftermath - Azer Akhmadbayli
  • Trend News Agency - Europe indispensable as Trump expected to declare Iran policy - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Govt submits resolution to U.N. on N-weapons
  • Navy Department - Notice: Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Hawaii-Southern California Training and Testing; Meetings FR Document: 2017-22195 Citation: 82 FR 47729 PDF Pages 47729-47731
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Licensing Requirements for the Independent Storage of Spent Nuclear Fuel, High-Level Radioactive Waste and Reactor-Related Greater than Class C Waste FR Document: 2017-22144 Citation: 82 FR 47778 PDF Pages 47778-47779
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Standard Specifications for Granting of Patent Licenses FR Document: 2017-22143 Citation: 82 FR 47777 PDF Pages 47777-47778
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2017-22316 Citation: 82 FR 47779 PDF Page 47779
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Can the Iran deal work without the US? - Navid Hassibi
  • UPI - Trump seeks end to Iran's 'pursuit of death and destruction' - Danielle Haynes
  • UPI - Trump won't certify Iran's compliance with 'one-sided' nuclear deal - Danielle Haynes
  • Euronews - What are the competing views on the Iran nuclear deal? - Cristina Abellan Matamoros
  • Wicked Local Brewster - The Cape Codder: Letter: CLOSE PILGRIM - Diane Turco, director, Cape Downwinder Harwich

    Thursday, October 12, 2017

  • KNPR Las Vegas - CBO Says Yucca Mtn. Would Increase Spending By $260M
  • Rockland County Times, NY - Timelines(#2): Plan to Ship Nuclear Waste Down Hudson Causes Debate
  • World Policy Institute - blog: The Price of Mining Wealth in Chiapas - Lynn Holland
  • RT - The killing of history - John Pilger
  • CQ Roll Call - Uncertain Costs for Renewed Nuclear Waste Push in Nevada - Jeremy Dillon
  • A Green Road Journal - Trump and Shimkus Trying To ReOpen Yucca Mountain As Nuclear Dump Site As A 'TEMPORARY' Storage Site; Real Reason Is To Transfer All Nuclear Waste Disposal and Storage Costs To US Taxpayers - Diane D'Arrigo
  • JohnPilger.com - GETTING JULIAN ASSANGE: THE UNTOLD STORY - John Pilger
  • Los Alamos Monitor - LANL scientists decry state science standards - Wren Propp
  • Los Alamos Monitor - Northern N.M's contributions to Manhattan Project highlight of weekend conference
  • KOMO Seattle - Hanford on pace to turn radioactive waste into glass by 2022 - Associated Press
  • KNDO/KNDO Yakima/Kennewick - Largest melters In U.S. history completed at Hanford Vitrification Plant - Rex Carlin
  • KEPR Pasco - Two radioactive waste melters are complete at Hanford Vit Plant - Alex Burch
  • 1170 KPUG-AM, Bellingham, WA - Hanford manager gets $8M jury award for retaliation
  • AP News - Pentagon has no plans to boost size of nuclear arsenal - Robert Burns
  • AP News - Some Democrats who opposed Iran nuke deal now want it upheld - Richard Lardner
  • AP News - Odd bedfellows fight Trump bid to boost coal, nuclear energy - Matthew Daly
  • Bloomberg - Proxy War Over Iran Nuclear Deal Divides U.S., Europe at UN - Kambiz Foroohar
  • Reuters - Congressman seeks probe of chartered flights by U.S. energy secretary - Emily Flitter, Timothy Gardner
  • Reuters - China to boost energy storage capacity to fuel renewable power use - Muyu Xu and Josephine Mason
  • Reuters - Activists break into French nuclear site to highlight risks - Gilbert Reilhac in Strasbourg, Sudip Kar-Gupta, Benjamin Mallet and Geert De Clercq in Paris
  • Reuters - Trump resists pressure to soften stance on Iran nuclear deal - Steve Holland, John Walcott
  • Reuters - Trump denies seeking nearly tenfold increase in U.S. nuclear arsenal - Roberta Rampton, Makini Brice and Susan Heavey
  • Reuters - Britain will not speculate on possible U.S. withdrawal from Iran deal: PM May's spokesman - William James
  • Reuters - U.S., Israel quit U.N. heritage agency citing bias - John Irish
  • Reuters - Asked to explain 'calm before the storm' remark, Trump talks North Korea - Jason Lange
  • BBC - Iran nuclear deal: Trump under pressure as decision nears
  • Iran Front Page - EU Reaffirms Commitment to Iran Nuclear Deal
  • CNN - Trump Iran deal plan risks opening nuclear 'Pandora's box' - Zachary Cohen
  • The Guardian - Electricity consumers 'to fund nuclear weapons through Hinkley Point C' - Holly Watt
  • The Local France - Greenpeace activists set off fireworks at nuclear plant in France - AFP
  • Tri-City Herald - World's largest nuclear waste melters in place at Hanford - Annette Cary
  • Japan Times - Japan Nuclear Fuel skipped safety checks at Rokkasho plant for 14 years
  • San Francisco Chronicle - California company to assess uranium contamination on Navajo
  • St. Louis Public Radio - Environmentalists demand state officials monitor radioactive waste in Bridgeton Landfill stormwater - Eli Chen
  • The State - If SCE&G customers get refunds, it'll be thanks to these 8 words - Cindi Ross Scoppe
  • Daily Express - BREXATOM: European Union's nuclear trade body wants quick deal with UK after Brexit - Laura Mowat
  • Greentech Media - FERC Won't Slow Fast-Track Review of DOE's Proposal to Help Coal, Nuclear - Jeff St. John
  • Quartz - Like solar, wind power is now cheaper than coal-based electricity in India - Sushma U N
  • WIS-TV Columbia, SC - Food truck owner wants refund from SCE&G after nuclear abandonment - Chad Mills
  • Altoona Mirror, PA - Council approves state nuclear plant resolution - William Kibler
  • Xinhua News - Sellafied: Robot starts mission in buildings storing nuclear waste
  • Herald Scotland - Nuclear power station workers to be consulted over industrial action in pay row
  • KBIA, Columbia, MO - Maintenance and Refueling Underway at Ameren Callaway Nuclear Plant - Catherine Wheeler
  • Sputnik News - Deep Trouble: The Secret History of Soviet and Russian Nuclear Torpedoes
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - Coastal Commission 'sympathetic' but defends 2015 SONGS nuclear waste permit - Rob Nikolewski
  • ABC 10News San Diego - Limited options to dispose of San Onofre's nuclear waste - Travis Rice
  • Greenpeace International - Why I'm going to the UN to fight for the victims of Fukushima - Blogpost by Mitsuko Sonoda
  • Energy Voice Aberdeen - Nuclear Authority's failure to carry out decommissioning deal cost taxpayer £122million
  • Korea Times - Thyroid cancer patients say no to nuclear power plants - Kim Se-jeong
  • World Nuclear News - Consolidated figures for New Mexico uranium project
  • World Nuclear News - ASN gives final opinion on Flamanville EPR vessel
  • World Nuclear News - UK prepares legislation for Euratom exit
  • World Nuclear News - US group calls for SMR support
  • Energy Voice Aberdeen - Scottish nuclear site looks to hire 'health boffins'
  • BelTA - About 1,600 Belarusian nuclear power plant personnel to go through training center
  • BelTA - Belarusian nuclear power plant's first reactor to get fuel in summer 2019
  • BelTA - Belarusian nuclear power plant to recoup investment in 15 years, reduce electricity prices by 15-20%
  • BelTA - Belarusian nuclear power plant's economy unaffected by Lithuania's refusal to import electricity
  • BelTA - Second reactor pressure vessel to reach Belarusian nuclear power plant in late October
  • BelTA - Stress tests demonstrate Belarusian nuclear power plant's resilience against extreme impacts
  • BelTA - Belarus asks Lithuania not to make secret agents out of nuclear scientists
  • ACTmedia - 20 British nuclear companies chose Romania to promote their expertise in Central and Eastern Europe
  • Asahi Shimbun - EDITORIAL: Rulings show Fukushima relief falls short of reality of victims
  • People's Press Morning Star UK - Nuclear Decommissioning Authority 'landed public with £122 million bill'
  • Aiken Standard - MOX project at SRS sees layoffs - Thomas Gardiner
  • Southeast Energy News - South Carolina utility worth uncertain, won't be sold at 'fire sale price' - Brye Steeves
  • The State - Little-known co-op could veto Santee Cooper's sale - Avery G. Wilks
  • The State - Santee Cooper hires 3 SC criminal lawyers in grand jury probe of nuclear debacle - John Monk
  • Sumter Item, SC - Legislators: Utility won't be sold at a 'fire sale price' - Seanna Adcox
  • WCBD News 2, Charleston, SC - Debt, other issues could hamper sale of Santee Cooper - mauricetmiller
  • WCBD News 2, Charleston, SC - Century Aluminum files appeal over smelter power costs - Associated Press
  • WCBD News 2, Charleston, SC - Legislators: SC utility won't be sold at 'fire sale price' - Associated Press
  • Charleston Post and Courier - South Carolina is considering offers to buy Santee Cooper but no one's sure what it's worth - Thad Moore
  • WACH FOX 57 Columbia SC - Senate committee weighs possible options for selling Santee Cooper - Jamal Goss
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Legislative leaders want independent analysis before Santee Cooper is sold - Andrew Brown
  • FITSNews.com, SC - Santee Cooper: Fire Sale? State has to get rid of debt-addled utility … but how?
  • South Strand News, SC - SCANA accuses Santee Cooper of misleading leaders for years in failed nuclear project - Andy Shain
  • WIS-TV Columbia, SC - House, Senate leaders ask McMaster to pump the brakes on Santee Cooper sale - Jeremy Turnage
  • LiveMint - Govt relaxes guidelines for atomic mineral mining in coastal regions - Mayank Aggarwal
  • Fin24 CapeTown - How to turn trash into energy in 12 hours - Jess Shankleman
  • Barry and District News - Five-thousand sign Hinkley Point waste dump petition - Dominic Jones
  • Poughkeepsie Journal - Impacts of Indian Point closure on Dutchess County unknown - Abbott Brant
  • NAS - Project Update: Review of Governance Reform in the National Nuclear Security Administration
  • IAEA - Eighth Annual Seminar on Technical Cooperation for Permanent Missions
  • IAEA - Swaziland to Use IAEA Recommendations to Address its Growing Cancer Burden - James Howlett, IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation
  • Trend News Agency - Possible sanctions on Iran likely to target energy exports - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • NHK World - Japan submits anti-nuclear draft resolution to UN
  • NHK World - A-bomb sufferers urge Japan to join treaty
  • Asahi Shimbun - Japan bewilders U.N. members with weak draft against nukes - Ichiro Matsuo
  • Japan Times - Japan's draft U.N. motion on nuclear weapons omits landmark treaty signed by 122 countries
  • Bellona - Is there anything behind Putin's bogus clean energy statistics? - Charles Digges
  • BelTA - Public access to Belarusian nuclear power plant stress tests results promised
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea to create environment for denuclearization talks - kokobj@yna.co.kr
  • Press TV - Tehran benefits most from dismantling JCPOA, analyst says
  • Press TV - Israel says will withdraw from UNESCO, hours after US announces same decision
  • Press TV - Trump to announce US strategy on Iran on Friday: White House
  • Press TV - Unilateralism on JCPOA will only harm US: Iran parliament speaker
  • Press TV - Trump's refusal to certify Iran deal will isolate US: Analyst
  • Energy Department - Notice: Charter Renewals: Nuclear Science Advisory Committee FR Document: 2017-21918 Citation: 82 FR 47495 PDF Page 47495
  • Energy Department - Notice: Meetings: Biological and Environmental Research Advisory Committee FR Document: 2017-22104 Citation: 82 FR 47493 PDF Pages 47493-47494
  • Energy Department - Notice: Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Idaho Cleanup Project FR Document: 2017-22105 Citation: 82 FR 47494 PDF Page 47494
  • Energy Department - Notice: Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Northern New Mexico FR Document: 2017-22108 Citation: 82 FR 47494 PDF Pages 47494-47495
  • fEnergy Department - Notice: Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Oak Ridge Reservation FR Document: 2017-22106 Citation: 82 FR 47495 PDF Pages 47495-47496
  • fEnergy Department - Notice: Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Portsmouth FR Document: 2017-22107 Citation: 82 FR 47496 PDF Page 47496
  • South Coast Register - NSW senate debates Jervis Bay nuclear plant Rebecca FistRebecca Fist
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea to complete energy transformation road map this year - Kim Eun-jung
  • DOE:EM - DOE Awards Contract for Savannah River Site Liquid Waste Services

    Wednesday, October 11, 2017

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - CBO finds long-term costs of reviving Yucca Mountain hard to predict - Gary Martin
  • KOMO Seattle - Jury awards $8.1 million to Hanford ex-manager for retaliation - Associated Press
  • Tri-City Herald - Aging Hanford workforce prompts job fair - Annette Cary
  • Tri-City Herald - Former Hanford worker awarded $8 million in retaliation case - Annette Cary
  • AP News - Dems who opposed Iran nuke deal urge Trump to keep pact - Richard Lardner
  • AP News - Iranian nuclear chief warns US: Don't undermine nuclear deal - Nicole Winfield
  • Bloomberg - Britain Urges U.S. to Extend Iran Nuclear Deal - The Associated Press
  • Bloomberg - What's at Risk for Energy If Trump Kills the Iran Deal - Angelina Rascouet and Anthony Dipaola
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-France's Areva to cut Niger uranium production on price drop - Boureima Balima and Geert De Clercq
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-French regulator clears EDF's Flamanville reactor despite weak spots - Geert De Clercq
  • Reuters - Fearing Trump torpedo, Europe scrambles to save Iran deal - Noah Barkin, John Irish
  • Reuters - France's EDF fixing pipe problem at 20 nuclear reactors - Bate Felix
  • Reuters - Turkey to break ground on Akkuyu nuclear plant by latest early 2018 - minister - Orhan Coskun
  • Reuters - UPDATE 3-UK reaffirms commitment to Iran nuclear deal in call with Trump - May's office - William James
  • Reuters - Key U.S. lawmakers back enforcing, not ditching, Iran pact - Patricia Zengerle
  • Reuters - Iran foreign minister tells lawmakers of plans to respond to Trump moves - Babak Dehghanpisheh
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-UK to provide 557 mln stg funding for renewable subsidy auctions - Nina Chestney and Susanna Twidale
  • Quartz - Radioactive wild boars in Sweden are eating nuclear mushrooms - Ephrat Livni
  • The Guardian - Watchdog slams nuclear cleanup contract that cost public £122m - Rajeev Syal
  • London Times - £122m fallout from nuclear clean-up debacle - Emily Gosden
  • Financial Times - UK accused of £122m 'failure' in nuclear clean-up contract - Andrew Ward and Gill Plimmer
  • The Hill - Pro-Trump energy group blasts plan to help coal, nuclear - Timothy Cama
  • Chicago Tribune - Column: Post-nuke legacy leaves Zion stuck with more than nostalgia - Charles Selle
  • Lower Hudson Journal - Nuclear waste stranded at Indian Point as feds search for permanent solution - Thomas C. Zambito
  • Palm Beach Post - Commentary: States have the power to keep nuclear in the mix - John Hanger Marc Spitzer
  • Charleston Post and Courier - SCANA accuses Santee Cooper of misleading leaders for years in failed nuclear project - Andy Shain
  • Energiewende - Nuclear cannot keep up with wind, and solar is coming next - Craig Morris
  • RFI - Nuclear giant Areva announces layoffs in Niger
  • The Local Norway - Security at Norwegian nuclear plant 'inadequate': report
  • Charleston Post and Courier - South Carolina's nuclear failure should reshape its energy sector. But analysts wonder: Who would buy in? - Thad Moore
  • The State - Walmart questions SC nuclear plant fiasco - Sammy Fretwell
  • Deutsche Welle - Protesting nuclear waste transports on Germany's Neckar River
  • Ottumwa Courier, Iowa - Veteran remembers nuclear tests at Bikini atoll - Winona Whitaker
  • Globalnews.ca - Key project at Darlington nuclear facility hundreds of millions over budget, delayed - Brian Hill
  • UAE National - Fukushima: a place still trying to move on from nuclear disaster six years ago - Caline Malek in Fukushima
  • Asahi Shimbun - Evacuees hail ruling citing negligence in nuclear disaster
  • Asahi Shimbun - Kobe Steel suspect parts scandal spreads far and wide
  • Construction Index UK - Milestones reached on US nuclear plant
  • Washington Post - Mikhail Gorbachev: My plea to the presidents of Russia and the United States - News/Talk 94.9 WSJM
  • WSJM-FM Benton Harbor - Cook, RESA Teaming Up To Talk Nuclear Power With Students
  • Portsmouth Herald News - Watchdog group OK'd to intervene in nuke plant relicensing - Max Sullivan
  • New Hampshire Public Radio - Watchdog Group Allowed to Weigh In on Seabrook Nuclear Power Plant Review - Jason Moon
  • Times of India - Nordic nuclear power plant outages - Reuters
  • Windham County Commons - Welch bill calls for feds to compensate nuke fuel towns - Mike Faher
  • Yonhap News - U.S. nuclear sub in Korea: U.S. military - Lee Chi-dong
  • E&E Daily - CLEAN POWER PLAN: EPA repeal plan strips policy from carbon-free nuclear - Kristi E. Swartz and Edward Klump
  • Business Wire - Commission Continues San Onofre Nuclear Plant Settlement Review Process - Southern California Edison
  • Daily Sabah - Kazakhstan to begin supplying uranium to China
  • Wiscasset Newspaper - 20 years later, nuclear waste still at Maine Yankee - Gina Hamilton
  • Norwich Bulletin - Nuclear power plant identifies and stops small hydrogen leak - Associated Press
  • Reuters - EUROPE POWER-French curve prices up sharply on nuclear concerns - Vera Eckert
  • BelTA - Some $700m to integrate Belarusian nuclear power plant into power grid
  • BelTA - Belarus invites foreign observers to attend radiation accident response exercise
  • BelTA - Electricity rates revealed for after Belarusian nuclear power plant goes online
  • Nevada Appeal - Yucca Mountain not in the "top 10" sites for a repository, Nevada expert says - Rick Hoover
  • Huntersville, NC - Duke Energy Plans Huntersville Nuclear Siren Test Wednesday - Kimberly Johnson
  • Middletown Press and Journal, PA - Middletown borough backs nuclear industry by passing resolution unanimously - Dan Miller
  • Interfax-Ukraine - Energoatom to sign $250 mln loan with BofA-ML for spent nuclear fuel facility before Dec 2017
  • Omaha World-Herald - Faster fuel removal will keep 100 more workers at Fort Calhoun, OPPD says - Cole Epley
  • Charlotte Business Journal - Battle over Summer nuclear plant costs upcoming in S.C. hearing - John Downey
  • Deccan Herald - Truck with used nuclear fuel falls into ditch
  • City A.M. London - GMB calls for overhaul of Nuclear Decommissioning Authority after blunders cost taxpayer £122m - Courtney Goldsmith
  • Charlotte Business Journal - Coal ash, abandoned nuclear plant will dominate busy slate of N.C. regulatory hearings - John Downey
  • Vanguard Nigeria - Rosatom prescribes sustainable energy mix for Nigeria's power problem - Prince Osuagwu
  • Aiken Standard - SRS liquid waste contract extension likely - Thomas Gardiner
  • Aiken Standard - Strike ends at SRS as Centerra, union workers agree to new contract - Thomas Gardiner
  • Peekskill-Cortlandt Patch - No Need For Indian Point Seismic, Flood Evaluations: NRC - Lanning Taliaferro
  • Deutsche Welle - Smart tech propels Germany's switch to renewables
  • Eos -American Geophysical Union - IAEA Affirms Japan's Fukushima-Related Radioactivity Monitoring - Tim Hornyak
  • Xinhua News - Jordan continues peaceful nuclear program to feed electricity need
  • Hellenic Shipping News - SC bans scrapping toxic ship
  • NAS - Project Update: Gulf War and Health, Volume 11: Generational Health Effects of Serving in the Gulf War - doenv209_rev15.pdf
  • DOE:NV - United States Nuclear Tests--July 1945 through September 1992 (doenv209_rev15.pdf)
  • USGS - M 3.3 - 76km NNW of Warm Springs, Nevada
  • IAEA - Combining External Radiation with High-dose Rate Brachytherapy Effective for Cervical Cancer, IAEA Study Confirms - May Fawaz-Huber, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - IAEA Mission Says Poland Committed to Safe Management of Radioactive Waste, Sees Areas for Further Enhancement
  • World Nuclear News - UK audit office reports on Magnox contract
  • World Nuclear News - EPA takes steps to repeal US Clean Power Plan
  • World Nuclear News - Pressure vessel in place at Karachi 2
  • The Guardian - Fukushima evacuee to tell UN that Japan violated human rights - Justin McCurry in Tokyo
  • BBC - Theresa May urges Donald Trump to keep Iran nuclear deal
  • Trend News Agency - Iran being predisposed for a dismantled deal - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • NHK World - TEPCO ordered to compensate golf course
  • NHK World - Nuclear fuel recycling plant screening suspended
  • Japan Times - Editorial: ICAN says the world can
  • Energy Department - Notice: Charter Renewals: Fusion Energy Sciences Advisory Committee FR Document: 2017-21919 Citation: 82 FR 47192 PDF Page 47192 (1 page)
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice Meetings: Human Studies Review Board FR Document: 2017-21939 Citation: 82 FR 47204 PDF Pages 47204-47205 (2 pages)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards; ACRS Subcommittee on APR1400 FR Document: 2017-21864 Citation: 82 FR 47253 PDF Page 47253 (1 page)
  • Mainichi Daily News - Unfinished nuclear fuel reprocessing plant faked safety records: NRA
  • Mainichi Daily News - Volcano in southwestern Japan erupts for 1st time in 6 years
  • NuclearStreet - Dounreay Site Restoration, Jacob Engineering Signs Framework (With Video)
  • MidHudsonNews.com - NRC allows Entergy to defer remaining Fukushima evaluations for Indian Point

    Tuesday, October 10, 2017

  • Physics Today - Nevada and Trump administration face off over Yucca Mountain - David Kramer
  • Chicago Tribune - Letter: Legislators continue to throw money at the nuclear waste problem - Dennis Petrille, Naperville
  • Illinois News Network - Bill seeks to pay reparations to cities stuck with nuclear waste - Cole Lauterbach
  • Nature Research Journals - How the United States plans to trap its biggest stash of nuclear-weapons waste in glass--After decades of delays, a challenging clean-up project is gaining ground - Jeff Tollefson
  • The Hill blog - Congress must take action to protect whistleblowers from the NSA - Jesselyn Radack and William Neuheisel
  • Greenpeace International - [Revelations] Nuclear security: power plants are poorly protected against malicious acts - Blogpost by Mehdi Leman
  • Spokesman-Review - Wife of business head agrees to pay $235,000 after exposed as shell company at Hanford - Thomas Clouse
  • Washington Post - There's enough wind energy over the oceans to power human civilization, scientists say - Chris Mooney
  • Los Alamos Monitor - Nuclear environmental group appeals EPA decision on LANL discharge - Tris DeRoma
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - University of Texas explores LANL bid
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - How using molten salt to cool nuclear reactors is gaining momentum in the Southeast - Brittany Crocker
  • Northwest Public Radio - Nuclear Bike Riding? Hanford Takes People On A 'Ride The Reactor' Historical Tour - Esmy Jimenez
  • Aiken Standard - U.S. government requests dismissal of S.C. plutonium removal lawsuit - Thomas Gardiner
  • AP News - Iranian nuclear chief warns US: Don't undermine nuclear deal - Nicole Winfield
  • AP News - Nobel winner says goal is to make nukes unacceptable - Edith M. Lederer
  • AP News - As Trump challenges Iran nuclear deal, those in Tehran worry - Nasser Karimi
  • AP News - Japan court: Govt, utility accountable in Fukushima accident - Mari Yamaguchi
  • Reuters - France's nuclear spent-fuel pools major security risk: Greenpeace - Geert De Clercq
  • Reuters - Iran hardliners, pragmatists show unity in response to Trump - Bozorgmehr Sharafedin
  • Reuters - Fukushima court rules Tepco, government liable over 2011 disaster: media - Osamu Tsukimori and Aaron Sheldrick
  • Korea Times - Another nuclear debate - Choi Sung-jin
  • SpaceNews - Plutonium supply for NASA missions faces long-term challenges - Jeff Foust
  • OilPrice - Russia's Nuclear Sector Is Surging - Viktor Katona
  • Japan Times - Government, Tepco ordered to pay ¥500 million in damages for Fukushima disaster
  • Deutsche Welle - Fukushima victims to get compensation
  • RT - Mysterious spike in radioactive particles across Europe baffles scientists
  • The State - Letter: Let SCANA, shareholders absorb nuclear lossesWayne Wells, Columbia
  • Hindu Business Line - New Delhi looking at granting indemnity to US nuclear power suppliers - Nayanima Basu
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea vows continued support for nuclear export push - Kim Eun-jung
  • Daily Sabah - Local firms aspire to partake in Turkey's nuclear projects
  • Limerick Patch - Limerick Nuclear Plant Taken Offline For Maintenance - Justin Heinze
  • The State - Is Santee Cooper gearing up for the fight of its life? - Cindi Ross Scoppe
  • Physics World - Newport News, VA: US nuclear-physics facility completes $338m upgrade
  • Dong-A Ilbo - 'China has a great responsibility in N.K. nuke,' says Chinese scholar - Wan-Jun Yun
  • Augusta Chronicle - Conservative group taking Georgia Power to task on Vogtle costs overrun - Tom Corwin
  • The Hankyoreh - Final decision nearing on ending construction of Shin-Kori 5, 6 reactors - Choi Ha-yan
  • Gulf News - Riyadh: Mechanism needed to verify Iran deal
  • Asahi Shimbun - Fukushima court orders TEPCO, state to pay compensation
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - Business Briefs: Nuclear Regulatory Commission probes leak at Browns Ferry
  • Ithaca Voice, NY - State funds sought for Cornell incubator, downtown renovation - Brian Crandall
  • The Guardian - Fukushima residents win 500m yen payout over nuclear disaster - Justin McCurry in Tokyo
  • BOE Report - Canadian nuclear industry welcomes the federal government's strong support of the sector
  • New Straits Times - Experts in nuclear, sustainable energy to assemble at Nuclear Youth Summit 2017
  • Utility Dive - Nuclear plant closures to test sufficiency of decommissioning funds - Peter Maloney
  • IAEA - Indonesian City Lands Environmental Award Thanks, in Part, to Use of Nuclear Technique - Miklos Gaspar, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • WBFO PBS Buffalo, NY - EPA suddenly pulls out of radioactive cleanup sites - Mark Wozniak
  • Reuters UK - Saudi Arabia to award nuclear reactor contract by end 2018 - official - Reem Shamseddine
  • ThePrint, New Delhi, India - Pakistan building nuclear weapons storage unit deep in the mountains - Colonel Vinayak Bhat (retd)
  • Electric Light & Power - Risk-based Assessments slow Aging Process for Nuclear Plants - Craig Ranson
  • Reuters - EUROPE POWER-Concern over nuclear restarts lifts French monthly contracts - Vera Eckert
  • BelTA - Second reactor of Belarusian nuclear power plant now covered with protective dome
  • BelTA - Atomenergomash makes internals for second reactor of Belarusian nuclear power plant
  • BelTA - Preparations in progress for major radiation accident response exercise in Belarus
  • Greentech Media - FERC Commissioners and Staff Question DOE's Push for Cost Recovery for Coal and Nuclear - Jeff St. John
  • E&E Daily - ENERGY POLICY: Lawmakers to press Perry on plans for coal, nuclear - Sam Mintz and Christa Marshall
  • NBC Los Angeles - Cleaning Up the Santa Susana Field Lab is All About the Numbers--State regulators, Boeing and community advocates offer different visions for a cleanup - Matthew Glasser
  • ITV UK - Britain's worst nuclear accident: 60th anniversary of the Windscale fire
  • News & Star - Windscale nuclear disaster: 60 years on
  • Newburyport Daily News, MA - C-10 allowed to intervene in Seabrook hearing--Group can join Seabrook hearing - Jack Shea
  • London Times - Hinkley Point deal was best we dared risk, say officials - Emily Gosden
  • Sherbrooke Times, Canada - Terrorist threat: An alarming report on the safety of nuclear power plants
  • Mid-Hudson News - Lopez starts EPA job, awaits direction on natural gas-powered electric plants
  • BelTA - Belarusian Energy and Ecology Forum opens in Minsk
  • Connecticut Mirror - With no plan for replacing Millstone, what are CT's options? - Jan Ellen Spiegel
  • Daily Energy Insider - NEI president urges FERC to implement proposed rulemaking to compensate reliability, resiliency - Kevin Randolph
  • Cumbria Mail - Plaque to remember those affected by Windscale fire goes missing - Jenny Barwise
  • The Sentinel, Carlisle, PA - Guest Editorial: Time for thoughtful energy policy - Mike Butler, Mid-Atlantic Director of the Consumer Energy Alliance
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Report: Out-of-state utility submits bid to buy Santee Cooper
  • Atlanta Business Chronicle - Report: Conservative group speaks out against Plant Vogtle costs (Video) - David Allison
  • Australian Business Review - The costs of the renewable energy target game - Robert Gottliebsen
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Nearly $500M in repair work continues on two TVA dams - Steve Ahillen
  • GAO - Whistleblower Protection: Opportunities Exist for DOD to Improve the Timeliness and Quality of Civilian and Contractor Reprisal Investigations GAO-17-506
  • IAEA - IAEA Mission Says Research Reactor Operator in Norway is Committed to Safety
  • World Nuclear News - Robot deployed into Magnox Swarf Storage Silo
  • World Nuclear News - Westinghouse offers large-scale water jet machining
  • Trend News Agency - US decision to kill nuclear deal enables Iran to reciprocate - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • Trend News Agency - Imposing sanctions on IRGC will impact region - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • NHK World - Court orders compensation for Fukushima victims
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Govt, TEPCO ordered to pay damages
  • Mainichi Daily News - Key ICAN member celebrates Nobel Peace Prize with A-bomb survivors
  • Press TV - United States possible exit from Iran's nuclear deal
  • Press TV - Iran will show proper reaction if JCPOA violated: Salehi
  • Press TV - Nobel Laureate group urges Trump to stick to Iran nuclear deal
  • Ventura County Star - Boeing, activists launch competing websites for public to lobby state about field lab cleanup - Mike Harris
  • Agoura Hills Acorn - Plan for Santa Susana site repair still vague - Melissa Simon
  • Hawaii Public Radio-HPR2 - "Atomic Ware" Vases Hand-Carried to Hiroshima - Wayne Yoshioka
  • The Independent - Threat of nuclear catastrophe 'at highest level since Cold War' - Kim Sengupta
  • DOE:EM - EM Update | Vol. 9, Issue 19 | Oct. 10, 2017
  • State of Nevada - Presentation: Sierra Nevada Forum Yucca Mountain 101: Part 1, "What's Wrong With Yucca Mountain" - Brewery Arts Center, Carson City, 6PM, October 10, 2017 - Robert Halstead
  • State of Nevada - Presentation: Sierra Nevada Forum Yucca Mountain 101: "Yucca Mountain Licensing Proceeding" - Brewery Arts Center, Carson City, 6PM, October 10, 2017 - Marta Adams, Adams Natural Resources Consulting
  • State of Nevada - Presentation: Sierra Nevada Forum Yucca Mountain 101: Part 2, "Legislation, Interim Storage, and Alternatives to Yucca Mountain" - Brewery Arts Center, Carson City, 6PM, October 10, 2017 - Robert Halstead
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Exemptions: Omaha Public Power District; Fort Calhoun Station, Unit No. 1 FR Document: 2017-21762 Citation: 82 FR 47029 PDF Pages 47029-47032
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Facility Operating and Combined Licenses: Applications and Amendments Involving No Significant Hazards Considerations; Biweekly Notice FR Document: 2017-21607 Citation: 82 FR 47032 PDF Pages 47032-47044
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: License Applications: Florida Power and Light Company; Turkey Point, Units 6 and 7 FR Document: 2017-21698 Citation: 82 FR 47044 PDF Pages 47044-47045
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on Regulatory Policies and Practices FR Document: 2017-21767 Citation: 82 FR 47045 PDF Pages 47045-47046

    Monday, October 09, 2017

  • Bloomberg - EPA Set to Scrap Obama's Power Plant Rule Tuesday, Pruitt Says - Ari Natter
  • Bloomberg - Finland's 10-Year Wait for a Nuclear Reactor Just Got Longer - Jesper Starn
  • Reuters - EPA chief to sign rule on Clean Power Plan exit on Tuesday - David Alexander
  • Reuters - Korea Hydro & Nuclear gains European approval for reactor in boost for exports - Jane Chung
  • Reuters - Germany watching Trump's Iran decision with 'great concern' - Andrea Shalal and Michelle Martin
  • Reuters - Areva's Finland reactor to start in 2019 after another delay - Jussi Rosendahl, Tuomas Forsell
  • Reuters - Iran promises 'crushing' response if U.S. designates Guards a terrorist group - Bozorgmehr Sharafedin
  • Reuters - China says hopes Iran nuclear deal stays intact amid Trump criticism - Ben Blanchard
  • Reuters - UPDATE 2-Areva's Finland reactor to start in 2019 after another delay - Jussi Rosendahl and Tuomas Forsell
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-EDF confirms Flamanville reactor budget, full start-up end 2019 - Geert De Clercq and Sudip Kar-Gupta
  • OilPrice - Rising Costs Slow The Growth Of Nuclear Power - Ag Metal Miner
  • The Guardian - Will our Nobel peace prize convince Australia to give up nuclear weapons? - Tim Wright
  • Financial Times - French-backed Finnish nuclear plant delayed again - Richard Milne
  • Washington Examiner - Rick Perry's vision of hot tub-sized nuclear power plants isn't so far-fetched - John Siciliano
  • Boston Globe - OpEd: The nuclear threat doesn't stop with North KoreaJennet Conant
  • UAE National - UAE stresses need to move towards nuclear weapon-free world at UN meeting
  • New York Times - False Assumptions About the Iran Nuclear Deal - Gholamali Khoshroo
  • The State - SC nuclear debacle, by the numbers - Cindi Ross Scoppe
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Gov. McMaster urges South Carolina lawmakers to back sale of Santee Cooper - Andy Shain
  • Surfer Magazine - Why Nuclear Waste Will Likely be "Buried" at San Onofre - Todd Prodanovich
  • PR Newswire - Plant Vogtle Unit 2 returns to service, sets Southern Nuclear fleet record on refueling outage performance - Southern Nuclear
  • IAEA - IAEA Director General at the Edoardo Amaldi Conference: Nuclear Science has a Key Role to Play for Development - Matt Fisher, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Duluth News Tribune - In response: Recycling, modern reactors can solve nuclear-waste 'problem' - George Erickson
  • Sputnik News - Russia Ready to Offer Nuclear Technologies to Algeria
  • Radio New Zealand - French Polynesia nuclear compo fight to go to Human Rights Court
  • Carrick Herald, Scotland - EDF Energy respond to Ayrshire CND nuclear waste concerns
  • Times of India - French nuclear plant outages and restarts - Reuters
  • Times of India - German nuclear plant outages and restarts - Reuters
  • Council on Foreign Relations blog - The Coming Confrontation Between Israel and Iran - Blog Post by Elliott Abrams
  • London Times - Britain's worst nuclear accident - Paul Simons
  • Constitution Daily blog - On this day, FDR approves funding the Manhattan Project
  • Falmouth Enterprise - Learn About Decommissioning Of Pilgrim Nuclear
  • South Wales Argus - More than 5,500 sign anti-dumping petition - Ian Craig
  • Ha'aretz Daily - U.K. Opposed to Scrapping Iran Nuclear Deal, Britain's May Tells Netanyahu - Barak Ravid
  • Iran Front Page - US Problem with Iran Not Nuclear Program but Regional Influence: Hezbollah Chief
  • Fiddlehead Focus, Madawaska, ME - 91-year-old Texan shares memories of Loring Air Force Base
  • News-Herald, Willoughby, OH - Lake, Ottawa counties to talk nuclear plants with Department of Energy - Andrew Cass
  • The Guardian - Trump's plan to bail out failing fossil fuels with taxpayer subsidies is perverse - Dana Nuccitelli
  • SF Chronicle - Why Rick Perry's proposed subsidies for coal fail Economics 101 - Meredith Fowlie, University of California, Berkeley
  • Charleston Post and Courier - SCANA faces more allegations of misleading investors in nuclear power project's final years - Thad Moore
  • East Anglian Daily Times - Engineers to begin ground testing at new Bradwell nuclear power station site - Will Lodge
  • Niagara Frontier Publications - Schumer slams EPA for 'suddenly abandoning radioactive clean-up effort in Niagara County'
  • Grand Junction Sentinel - 'Uranium Mania' film part of events during Earth Science Week - Gabrielle Porter
  • Columbia Chronicle, Chicago, IL - Earliest nuclear reactor's 75th anniversary commemorated - Alexa Rixon
  • Columbia Missourian - Callaway nuclear plant begins routine refueling - Rachel McKee Taylor
  • Bellona - Russia and Norway make progress on cross-border environmental problems - Charles Digges, translated by Anna Kireeva
  • Power Engineering International - Latest delay sees Finnish nuclear plant to go decade behind schedule - Diarmaid Williams
  • Reuters UK - Finland's Olkiluoto 3 reactor start delayed to May 2019 - Jussi Rosendahl and Tuomas Forsell
  • WorldStage - Nigeria Nuclear Regulatory Authority's workers seek FG's funding with 2% oil proceeds - Adesanya Alao
  • London Times - Sellafield link to radiation found in marine mammals - Mike Merritt
  • Calvert Recorder - Nuke plant emergency ops may move - Tamara Ward
  • IAEA - IAEA Mission Sees Improvements to France's Regulatory Safety Framework, Areas for Enhancement
  • World Nuclear News - South Korea's AP1400 clear for European export
  • World Nuclear News - Olkiluoto 3 commercial operation rescheduled
  • World Nuclear News - Milestones for Vogtle construction
  • World Nuclear News - EDF on track with Flamanville performance testing
  • BBC - UK 'firmly committed' to upholding Iran nuclear deal
  • Trend News Agency - Iran's diplomatic front backs IRGC in warning US over sanctions - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • Finding the Missing Link - The Potential Catastrophe of Reactor 2 at Fukushima Daiichi: What Effect for the Pacific and the US? - Akio Matsumura (February 11, 2017)
  • NHK World - Rice harvested near Fukushima accident site
  • Asahi Shimbun - VOTE 2017: Abe jumps the gun and calls North Korea a 'nuclear state'
  • Japan Times - Key ICAN member congratulates hibakusha over Nobel Peace Prize at Tokyo meeting
  • Jiji Press - Hibakusha Share Joy over Nobel Prize for ICAN
  • Press TV - Iran to reciprocate US measures against IRGC
  • Press TV - IAEA, world leaders reject US claims on Iran nuclear deal
  • Press TV - US supplying munitions to Daesh, Nusra terrorists: Top Syrian general
  • Press TV - US provoking Iran to justify own belligerence: Analyst
  • Press TV - Trump's 'decertification' of Iran deal would be 'colossal blunder'
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Exemptions: Omaha Public Power District; Fort Calhoun Station, Unit No. 1 FR Document: 2017-21762 Citation: 82 FR 47029 PDF Pages 47029-47032
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Facility Operating and Combined Licenses: Applications and Amendments Involving No Significant Hazards Considerations; Biweekly Notice FR Document: 2017-21607 Citation: 82 FR 47032 PDF Pages 47032-47044
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: License Applications: Florida Power and Light Company; Turkey Point, Units 6 and 7 FR Document: 2017-21698 Citation: 82 FR 47044 PDF Pages 47044-47045
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on Regulatory Policies and Practices FR Document: 2017-21767 Citation: 82 FR 47045 PDF Pages 47045-47046
  • The Guardian - Inside the CIA's Black Site Torture Room - Larry Siems
  • Sputnik News - July 20, 1977: CIA Mind Control Project MKUltra Docs Released for First TimeCC0
  • Buffalo News - Schumer calls on EPA to resume hotspot cleanups - Mark Sommer
  • Buffalo News - Schumer to visit Lewiston to push waste cleanup - Jerry Zremski
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - University of Texas explores bid to manage nuclear lab

    Sunday, October 08, 2017

  • Army Dot Mil - Radioactive St. Louis–Government Nuclear Waste Scandal Exposed with Dawn Chapman - Dawn Chapman, hosted by Michael Parker
  • Army Dot Mil - Manhattan Project Fallout: St. Louis' Nuclear Legacy Unravels
  • Army Dot Mil - ST. LOUIS PREPS FOR "CATASTROPHIC" NUCLEAR EVENT
  • Army Dot Mil - EPA Does NOTHING as Nuclear Waste Calamity Inches Closer
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Editorial: 'Enough is enough' nuclear waste
  • In These Times - Warnings from First Americans: Insidious Changes Are Underway that Will Affect Us All - Stephanie Woodard
  • In These Times - How the U.S. Government Is Helping Corporations Plunder Native Land - Stephanie Woodard
  • In These Times - Don't Be Fooled by the Limelight on Lifestyle as a Cancer Risk - Laura Orlando
  • Twin Falls Times-News - Scientists and utilities reconsider the grid in the age of renewables - Kevin Trevellyan
  • El Paso Herald-Post - Cold War, Nuclear Testing Subject of Artist Lecture through University Art Gallery at NMSU - Minerva Baumann -NMSU
  • Tri-City Herald - Richland nuclear plant OK'd to ship radioactive waste - Annette Cary
  • AP News - Iran Guard chief warns US against imposing new sanctions
  • Bloomberg - What Will It Take for Japan to Change? A Q&A with journalist Richard Lloyd Parry on the repercussions of the 2011 tsunami - Nisid Hajari
  • Reuters - Kobe Steel says specification data falsified on aluminum, copper products - Hideyuki Sano
  • Reuters - Chinese watchdog says 1.34 million officials punished for graft since 2013 - Cate Cadell
  • Reuters - Iran names nuclear negotiating team member jailed for spying - Babak Dehghanpisheh
  • Reuters - Kim Jong Un praises nuclear program, promotes sister to center of power - James Pearson
  • Reuters - Iran warns U.S. against imposing further sanctions - Babak Dehghanpisheh and William Maclean
  • Japan Times - Editorial: NRA's nod for a Tepco nuclear plant restart
  • Salt Lake Tribune - Did testimony from state environmental regulators undermine a lawsuit against a Utah uranium mill? - Emma Penrod
  • NDTV - - NDTV - Indian-American Entrepreneur Offers Fast-Track Mini Nuclear Reactors To India
  • Charleston Post and Courier - SCANA CEO Kevin Marsh is at the center of the nuclear project's spectacular failure. But who is he? - Tony Bartelme and John McDermott
  • Xinhua News - Top leader tasks DPRK with nuclear, missile development despite UN sanctions
  • Scottish Daily Express - MAPPED: Which countries have nuclear weapons? Does North Korea have nukes? - Vickiie Oliphant
  • Huffington Post South Africa - Nuclear Programme: Kubayi Has Promised Nothing But Transparency
  • Daily Star London - Ghana: Two dead after mushroom cloud explosion felt for TWO MILES - Henry Holloway & Jamie Micklethwaite
  • Samoa Observer - In Pacific, rising tensions evoke troubling nuclear legacy
  • Yonhap News - Jury on fate of 2 unfinished nuclear reactors to enter crucial debate camp this week - jschang@yna.co.kr
  • Sunday Times Johannesburg - Kubayi powers on with new nuclear plan - Thanduxolo Jika
  • Deutsche Welle - International Gallup poll: Diplomacy rather than war with North Korea
  • Alamogordo Daily News - Thousands tour Trinity Site during semi-annual open house - Tara Melton
  • Mehr News Agency - IAEA, not US, sole body to confirm Iran's commitments under JCPOA
  • Yonhap News - Trump: Only one thing will work to solve N.K. nuclear impasse - hague@yna.co.kr
  • Yonhap News - (News Focus) Nuclear phase-out puts burden on S. Korea's export drive - Kim Eun-jung
  • Yonhap News - (News Focus) Nuclear sub fuel, spy satellites likely on S. Korea's arms shopping list - Lee Chi-dong
  • Energy Bangla - Russia-BD cooperation In Nuclear Energy Opens New Scopes For Youth
  • News18 - How India Can Go After Pakistan's Nuclear Stockpile - Uday Singh Rana
  • Fin24 - More moves to hobble Treasury - Sipho Masondo
  • Bayshore Broadcasting - Bruce Power Economic Boom - John Divinski
  • Tri-City Herald - Richland company pays $235,000 to settle Hanford fraud allegations - Annette Cary
  • USGS - M 4.5 - 26km ESE of Muroran, Japan
  • Jiji Press - Edano's Party Aiming for Early Zero Nuclear Power Generation
  • Winston-Salem Journal - Higher Education Notebook: WFU researcher involved in new method to remove radioactive waste from nuclear fuel rods - John Hinton

    Saturday, October 07, 2017

  • KRQE News 13 Albuquerque - Replica of Trinity Tower unveiled at Nuclear Science Museum amid protests
  • Tri-City Herald - Richland company pays $235,000 to settle Hanford fraud allegations - Annette Cary
  • Albuquerque Journal - UT System expected to bid to manage LANL - T. S. Last
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - CCNS Appeals EPA Denial To Terminate LANL Outfall From Clean Water Act Permit - CCNS News
  • Bill Moyers and Company - Ellsberg, In Upcoming Book, Warns of Nuclear Dangers in the Era of Trump - Greg Mitchell
  • AP News - Iran president: 10 Trumps can't roll back nuke deal benefits - Amir Vahdat
  • AP News - In Pacific, rising tensions evoke troubling nuclear legacy - Nick Perry
  • AP News - New US measures aim to show Trump is tough on Iran - Deb Riechmann
  • Reuters - Trump to unveil new responses to Iranian 'bad behavior': White House - Jonathan Landay
  • Reuters - Iranian president defends nuclear deal, says Trump can not undermine it - Babak Dehghanpisheh
  • Reuters - Rosatom's Paks nuclear project in Hungary delayed - Marton Dunai
  • New York Times - OpEd: The Iran Nuclear Deal Isn't Worth Saving - Michael B. Oren, Israel's deputy minister for diplomacy, Israeli ambassador to the United States from 2009 to 2013
  • Plymouth Herald - The giant tunnel near Plymouth which hides a deadly nuclear secret - Andy Greenwood
  • Brattleboro Reformer - Welch bill would compensate nuke fuel towns - Mike Faher
  • The State - SCE&G delayed budget request for bungled nuke project until after longtime utility regulator re-elected - Sammy Fretwell
  • Nuclear Street - IAEA Says Nuclear Security In Germany Is Strong
  • The Hill blog - OpEd: America is sacrificing its leadership role in nuclear energy - David Gattie
  • Albuquerque Journal - KAFB sees command change - Maggie Shepard
  • IOL - Eskom's nuclear debate programme a powerful success - Zeenat Vallie
  • Texas Public Radio - How Did The South Texas Project Nuclear Power Plant Weather Harvey? - David Martin Davies
  • Scout Press - The U.S. Navy is About to Get a New Nuclear Attack Submarine - Dave Majumdar
  • Japan Times - CDP to challenge ruling coalition with anti-nuclear, no-tax hike pledges - Sputnik News
  • Sputnik News - Airborne Radioactive Isotope Suddenly Sweeps Across Europe
  • ICIS - UK nuclear maintenance adds to late November power supply risk
  • Saudi Gazette - Nuclear energy is green, it's safe, Heard asserts - Ramnarayan Iyer
  • Lacey Patch - Oyster Creek Nuclear Plant Closure Date Has Not Changed, Spokeswoman Says - Patricia A. Miller
  • The Mirror UK - The secrets behind Britain's first atomic bomb - and the heartbreaking aftermath - Susie Boniface
  • Barnstable Patriot - Deconstructing Pilgrim: 'Closing the reactor should be a public safety decision, not a business decision' - Diane Turco
  • Southern Political Report - Plant Vogtle Construction Progress Update - Baker Owens
  • Press TV - Iran rejects Reuters report, says missile program non-negotiable
  • Colombo Gazette, Sri Lanka - Government issues gazette against nuclear, chemical weapons
  • Santa Ynez Valley News - Gene Nelson: Diablo Canyon – a lifesaver for California - Gene Nelson, CGNP government liaison
  • Courier-Gazette & Camden Herald, Rockland, ME - 'Atomic Café' a film of frisson
  • Orlando Sentinel - Commentary: In Florida and the Grand Canyon, a kindred war on development - Diane Roberts
  • Trend News Agency - Trump's "unwise" plan on Iran deal may damage US credibility - Mohammad Jafari
  • NHK World - Lion dance festival returns to Fukushima village
  • NHK World - ICAN member comments on Nobel Peace Prize
  • Asahi Shimbun - Japan perplexed over decision to award Peace Prize to ICAN
  • Asahi Shimbun - Strong quake shakes northeastern Japan, no danger of tsunami
  • Japan Times - Nobel Peace Prize is also for hibakusha: ICAN chief
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Nobel Prize a message to Trump
  • Press TV - Can US be trusted anymore amid talks of Iran nuclear deal scrapping?
  • Press TV - US on 'collision course' with international community over JCPOA: Zarif
  • Press TV - Trump to 'decertify' Iran deal, but asks Congress not to reimpose sanctions: Reports
  • Press TV - Trump may not be elected to 2nd term if he revokes JCPOA: Analyst
  • Press TV - No one can undo benefits of Iran deal: President Rouhani
  • Press TV - Trump's confrontation with Iran will backfire: Commentator
  • Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works - Chairman Barrasso Questions NRC Nominee Jeffery Baran on Troubling Views on Nuclear Licensing
  • Rep. Mark Amodei, (R-NV2) - Amodei Statement on Nuclear Waste Policy Act Passing Out of Committee - Thursday June 29, 2017
  • Dr. Mercola - The Rarely Discussed Reality of Radioactive Pollution
  • Ron Paul Institute - What Did Washington Achieve in its Six Year War on Syria? - Ron Paul
  • Ron Paul Institute - USA LIBERTY Act - Making Spying On You Permanent - Daniel Mcadams
  • Deutsche Welle - What is the Iran nuclear deal?
  • All Things Nuclear - Don't Make the Same Mistake on Iran that Bush Made on North Korea - David Wright, Co-Director and Senior Scientist
  • Exchange Monitor - NRC Available Nuclear Waste Fund Balance Dips Below $600K
  • Army Dot Mil - video: Radioactive St. Louis: West Lake Landfill Nuclear Waste & Liability - Byron DeLear
  • Army Dot Mil - Nuclear Waste and Underground Fire: What Could Go Wrong? - Jordan Chariton

    Friday, October 06, 2017

  • Portsmouth Daily Times - Piketon continues to fight radioactive disposal site - Nikki Blankenship
  • DOE:PPPO - PPPO Cleanup Projects - Portsmouth, Paducah, & DUF6
  • Hartford Business Journal - Courtney targets nuclear waste - Matt Pilon
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Hard questions around fuel shipping remain third rail of Yucca debate - David Iaconangelo
  • Neutron Bytes - SMR Supply Chains, Costs, are Focus of Key Developments - Dan Yurman
  • Sentinel-Tribune, Bowling Green, OH - Luckey site soil plan moves ahead despite opposition - Debbie Rogers
  • CNN - Interior Department whistleblower resigns after reassignment from climate change duties - Miranda Green
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - LANL: Four Entrepreneurial Fellows Announced In New Postdoctoral Training Program - Submitted by Carol A. Clark
  • Albuquerque Journal - Report: It's space travel power versus pits at Los Alamos - Mark Oswald
  • Tri-City Herald - 20 years of saving lives, averting disaster near Richland - Annette Cary
  • AP News - Spike in airborne radioactivity detected in Europe
  • AP News - Nobel Peace Prize awarded to anti-nuclear campaign group
  • Bloomberg - Activists Against Nuclear Weapons Awarded Nobel Peace Prize - Mikael Holter and Sveinung Sleire
  • Bloomberg - No, Trump Is Not Withdrawing From the Iran Deal - Eli Lake
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-Rosatom's Paks nuclear project in Hungary delayed - Marton Dunai
  • Reuters - Exclusive: Iran open to talks over its ballistic missile program - sources - Parisa Hafezi, Jonathan Saul, John Walcott
  • Reuters - Anti-nuclear campaign group wins 2017 Nobel Peace Prize - Nerijus Adomaitis, Tom Miles
  • Reuters - EU Commission says all sides should stick to Iran deal terms - Philip Blenkinsop
  • Reuters - ICAN chief's message to Trump and Kim: nuclear weapons are illegal - Tom Miles
  • Reuters - ICAN elated at Nobel Peace Prize, pays tribute to atom bomb survivors - Tom Miles
  • Reuters - Iran nuclear deal should be preserved: Russia - Raushan Nurshayeva
  • Reuters - Westinghouse plans executive pay boosts, bonuses to spur restructuring - Jim Christie
  • Reuters - Anti-nuclear campaign group wins 2017 Nobel Peace Prize - Nerijus Adomaitis, Tom Miles
  • BBC - Anti-nuclear weapons group Ican wins Nobel Peace Prize
  • Daily Telegraph - Radioactive wild boar spark concerns in Sweden 31 years after Chernobyl - Richard Orange, Malmö
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Public education alert: Americans still support nuclear weapons use - John Mecklin
  • Harvard Crimson - Study Shows Public Approval of Nuclear Weapons Usage - Cindy H. Zhang
  • Financial Times - Japan nuclear stocks down on opposition party's phase-out plans - Edward White
  • London Sun - Bungling Navy officer accidentally fired a torpedo into a nuclear dockyard while doing maintenance - Jacob Dirnhuber
  • IAEA - IAEA Completes Nuclear Security Advisory Mission in Germany - Bonn Germany
  • The State - Expect more nuclear fallout at SC Senate hearing - Bristow Marchant
  • Johannesburg Citizen - Eskom launches first school nuclear debate programme in EC
  • ESI Africa - Nuclear debate programme: SA utility educates youth on nuclear
  • USGS - M 6.0 - 255km ESE of Ishinomaki, Japan
  • USGS - M 5.4 - 28km ENE of Iwaki, Japan
  • 23 WIFR, Rockford, IL - Workers begin Byron nuclear plant outage
  • Sputnik News - Oil, Arms and Nuclear Energy: Overview of Saudi King's Landmark Visit to Russia
  • Sputnik News - Radioactive Waste Found 60 Miles Away From Fukushima Meltdown Site
  • BelTA - Center of Nuclear and Radiation Safety set up in Belarus
  • BelTA - Makei: Discussions surrounding the BelNPP are largely politicized
  • Washington Examiner - Rick Perry defends controversial proposal, says coal and nuclear should be 'part of future' - Josh Siegel
  • Los Angeles Times - OpEd: Rick Perry's plan to subsidize coal and nuclear plants does nothing to fix the U.S. power gridMiranda A.A. Ballentine, Mark Dyson
  • University of Chicago News Office - The New Nuclear Landscape and Its Implications for International Security - Rachel Bronson, executive director and publisher of Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists, moderates a discussion on today's nuclear landscape with Michael Morell, former acting director of the CIA; US Representative Bill Foster, 11th District of Illinois; and Robert Rosner, the William E. Wrather Distinguished Service Professor in Astronomy & Astrophysics and Physics at the University of Chicago
  • The Chicago Maroon - UC Berkeley Professor Talks Significance of CP-1 at Nuclear Physics Lecture - Tony Brooks
  • Asbury Park Press - Christie: Oyster Creek shutdown preparations ahead of schedule - Amanda Oglesby
  • Japan Today - TEPCO reactors' safety clearance irks Fukushima victims
  • The State - Ex-Santee Cooper executives in running for interim post at troubled state power company - Sammy Fretwell
  • Public Citizen - Public Citizen to House Lawmakers: Trump Administration Proposal to Subsidize Nuclear and Coal Would Burden Consumers - Testimony: Tyson Slocum
  • All Things Nuclear - Well-Deserved Recognition: ICAN Wins Nobel Peace Prize - Sean Meyer, manager of strategic campaigns
  • GAO - Defense Nuclear Enterprise: Processes to Monitor Progress on Implementing Recommendations and Managing Risks Could Be Improved GAO-18-144
  • IAEA - Radiopharmaceuticals - A Key Component of Nuclear Medicine
  • IAEA - IAEA's Nuclear Law Institute Opens This Week in Baden, Austria - Fanny Tonos Paniagua, IAEA Office of Legal Affairs
  • World Nuclear News - NEI calls on FERC to expedite market change
  • World Nuclear News - UAE nuclear operator committed to safety, says IAEA
  • World Nuclear News - Russia, Saudi Arabia strengthen ties in nuclear energy
  • The Guardian - Trump's cryptic warning ahead of Iran decision: 'The calm before the storm' – video
  • BBC - Trump might 'abandon Iran nuclear deal'
  • BBC - Nobel peace prize: Ican award sends nuclear message - Jonathan Marcus
  • NHK World - Quake off Fukushima, no tsunami
  • NHK World - Koike's party calls for ditching nuclear power
  • NHK World - Japan's Peace Boat welcomes ICAN's Nobel Prize
  • Asahi Shimbun - Anti-nuclear weapons group ICAN awarded Peace Prize
  • Asahi Shimbun - Japanese roots of Nobel winner Kazuo Ishiguro lauded in Japan - The Associated Press
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Govt, TEPCO must make efforts to realize restarts of N-reactors
  • Yonhap News - N. Korean nuclear attack on Seoul, Tokyo could claim more than 2 mln lives: report
  • Press TV - EU will not renege on Iran deal commitments even if US does: EU official
  • Press TV - Russia, EU signal parting ways with US on Iran deal
  • Press TV - Iran has not lived up to 'spirit' of nuclear deal: Trump
  • Press TV - Report: Trump plans to decertify Iran nuclear agreement
  • Press TV - Iran nuclear deal one of intl. community's most important achievements: Lavrov
  • Xinhua News - Iran warns nuclear deal "not renegotiable"
  • Xinhua News - Russian military warns of destroying terrorists in U.S.-controlled Syrian area
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice: Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Weekly Receipts FR Document: 2017-21548 Citation: 82 FR 46808 PDF Page 46808
  • Navy Department - Notice: Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Former Naval Weapons Station Seal Beach, Detachment Concord, Concord, CA FR Document: 2017-21601 Citation: 82 FR 46773 PDF Page 46773
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Rule: Prompt Remediation of Residual Radioactivity During Operation FR Document: 2017-21546 Citation: 82 FR 46666 PDF Pages 46666-46668
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Proposed Rule: Fire Protection Compensatory Measures FR Document: 2017-21544 Citation: 82 FR 46717 PDF Pages 46717-46719
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Agreement State Program Policy Statement FR Document: 2017-21542 Citation: 82 FR 46840 PDF Pages 46840-46843
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2017-21755 Citation: 82 FR 46843 PDF Pages 46843-46844
  • Congress.gov - H.R.3970 - To assist communities affected by stranded nuclear waste, and for other purposes. - Sponsor: Rep. Schneider, Bradley Scott [D-IL-10] (Introduced 10/05/2017)
  • Brussels Times - We must get out of the impasse" on the storage of nuclear waste - Christopher Vincent

    Thursday, October 05, 2017

  • Miami New Times - State Senator Says FPL Isn't Preparing Miami's Nuclear Plant for Sea-Level Rise - Jerry Iannelli
  • Tracy Press, Tracy, CA - Consensus on Site 300 contamination - Michael Ellis Langley
  • In These Times - Warnings from First Americans: Insidious Changes Are Underway that Will Affect Us All - Stephanie Woodard
  • Washington Post - Bipartisan group of lawmakers seeks to impose new curb on U.S. government spy power - Ellen Nakashima
  • Washington Post - Notes from closed meeting show how Interior aims to weaken environmental laws - Darryl Fears
  • Washington Post - Interior Department whistleblower resigns, calling Ryan Zinke's leadership a failure - Darryl Fears
  • Oak Ridger - Rosenthal: Selecting, assisting a new ORNL director - D. Ray Smith and Carolyn Kraus
  • EurekAlert - Story tips from the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory, October 2017 - DOE/Oak Ridge National Laboratory
  • Las Cruces Sun-News - Cold War, nuclear testing subject of artist lecture through University Art Gallery at NMSU - Minerva Baumann
  • KOMO Seattle - 650 truckloads of grout to fill collapsed radioactive tunnel at Hanford - Nicholas K. Geranios
  • Tri-City Herald - More dirt caves in during work to stabilize Hanford nuclear waste tunnel - Annette Cary
  • Tri-City Herald - video: Workers use grout to fill PUREX Tunnel 1 at Hanford
  • KNDO/KNDO Yakima/Kennewick - Crews begin injecting engineered grout into Hanford site waste storage tunnel
  • New Mexico State University - Cold War and nuclear testing subject of artist lecture through University Art Gallery at NMSU - Minerva Baumann
  • Bloomberg - Demise of Energy East Pipeline Draws Cheers in Quebec - Frederic Tomesco and Sandrine Rastello
  • Bloomberg - Trump's New Policy Will Focus on Iran's Meddlers - Eli Lake
  • Reuters - Exclusive: European envoys take fight for Iran nuclear deal to U.S. Congress - Patricia Zengerle
  • Salon - The enormous cost of more nuclear weapons--Is the expansion of our nuclear arsenal in America's best interest, or is it just Trump's latest boastful display? - Guy T. Saperstein, Kelsey Abkin
  • Washington Post - Jimmy Carter: What I've learned from North Korea's leaders - Jimmy Carter, the 39th president of the United States, is founder of the nonprofit Carter Center
  • Greentech Media - Behind the Backlash to Energy Secretary Rick Perry's Demand for Coal-Nuclear Market Intervention - Jeff St. John
  • Daily Energy Insider - Nuclear expansion expected to slow in the coming years, IAEA report says - Alex Murtha
  • Forbes blog - Trump Administration Unveils Plan To Help Coal, Nuclear Sectors - Michael Krancer
  • MIT Tech - Nuclear and present danger--MIT security experts discuss how to lower tensions between the U.S. and North Korea. - Peter Dizikes
  • Times of India - Air Force capable of striking nuclear, other targets in Pakistan: IAF Chief
  • TCPalm - Hurricane Irma nearly forced FPL to shut down St. Lucie Nuclear Plant; should it have? - Lucas Daprile
  • GAO - Defense Nuclear Enterprise: Processes to Monitor Progress on Implementing Recommendations and Managing Risks Could Be Improved GAO-18-144
  • The Local Sweden - Radioactive boar shot dead in Sweden – 31 years after Chernobyl disaster
  • TASS - Russia, Saudi Arabia may develop nuclear cooperation
  • Asharq Al-Awsat - Riyadh, Moscow Sign MoUs in Nuclear Energy, Other Fields
  • Forbes blog - How Do Underground Nuclear Tests Work? - Answer by Richard Muller, Professor of Physics at UC Berkeley, author of Now, The Physics of Time
  • Fin24 CapeTown - How nuclear can support green applications for a sustainable SA - Joe-Nimique Cilliers, a SAN-NEST research fellow, North West University; Dr. Anthonie Cilliers (Pr.Eng), National Coordinator South African Network for Nuclear Education, Science and Technology (SAN-NEST); and Prof Jannie Neethling, a SAN-NEST research fellow and Director of the Centre for HRTEM, Nelson Mandela University
  • Albuquerque Journal - Nuclear bomb test site comes to life at museum - Maddy Hayden
  • KOB TV4 Albuquerque - Trinity Site tower replica built at nuclear museum - Eddie Garcia
  • WHYY Newsworks - Oyster Creek nuclear plant in N.J. may close before planned 2019 shutdown - Phil Gregory
  • Cape Cod Times - Pilgrim owner backs off another nuclear plant closure - Christine Legere
  • NRT - Nuclear watchdog seeks airborne particles from North Korea
  • Bangladesh Daily Star - $1b for Rooppur nuke power plant - Rejaul Karim Byron
  • Cumbria Mail - Union demands government intervenes in Cumbria nuclear plant project
  • ConstructionNews UK - Moorside nuclear plant delayed 'until late 2020s'
  • OBRag.org - Nuclear Shutdown News for September 2017 – Texas and Florida Nukes Refused to Shut Down During Hurricanes - Michael Steinberg
  • Washington Post - These airmen cleaned up an H-bomb disaster. Decades later, they're still fighting for benefits - Derek Hawkins
  • Yonhap News - U.S. quit talking to N. Korea after 6th nuclear test: lawmaker - hague@yna.co.kr
  • Penarth Times UK - Vale council voices concern over plans for radioactive material disposal near Penarth - Anthony Lewis
  • Times of India - French nuclear plant outages and restarts - Reuters
  • Press TV - US threats against Iran nuclear deal just a game: Analyst
  • Trend News Agency - Iran's Economic Diplomacy - Mahmood Khaghani
  • Financial Times - Trump should be wary of another tussle with Iran
  • Japan Times - The return of the madman theory--Is Trump reviving a style of U.S. diplomacy aimed at instilling fear in America's enemies? - Nina L. Khrushcheva
  • BelTA - Belarus to keep developing renewable energy after nuclear power plant goes online
  • BelTA - Belarus' nuclear power plant to reduce electricity rates
  • BelTA - Belarus to discuss nuclear power plant project with Lithuania one more time before yearend
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Toshiba crushed by hubris and hesitation--Investment missteps humble a once-proud Japanese industrial leader - Tetsuya Abe
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Measuring radiation doses in mass-casualty emergencies - Mary Sproull, Kevin Camphausen, Gregory Koblentz
  • IAEA - IAEA Joins Forces with WHO and UNICEF to Tackle the Double Burden of Malnutrition
  • Sherbrooke Times, Canada - Strasbourg: radioactive waste not reported discovered a company in the port
  • Pahrump Valley Times - Frustrated displayed over lack of progress on Yucca Mountain - Gary Martin
  • Arab News - Saudi Prince calls for clarity in Iranian nuclear deal
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - Plymouth - Taking a look back over 25 and 50 years - Beth McDermott
  • Cleveland Plain Dealer - FE nuclear surcharges opposed by Ohio voters, API poll finds - John Funk
  • San Clemente Times - Advocacy Groups Seek Nuclear Fuel Permit Revocation at SONGS - Eric Heinz
  • Asahi Shimbun - VOX POPULI: Can TEPCO still be trusted after past disasters and attitudes?
  • Deutsche Welle - Japan's TEPCO nuclear plant restarts fear of new Fukushima
  • Asahi Shimbun - EDITORIAL: Tokyo must face up to its duty in legal process for nuclear restarts
  • World Nuclear News - CNSC publishes amended regulations
  • World Nuclear News - Putin stresses potential of Russian icebreaker fleet
  • Platts - November power jumps as France hit by further nuclear delays, outages - Anuradha Ramanathan
  • Deutsche Welle - Spike in radioactivity measured in Germany, other European countries
  • IAEA - Costa Rica Aims to Eradicate Harmful Flies with the Help of Wasps and Nuclear Technology - Laura Gil, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Reactors' safety approval is good sign for Tepco turnaround
  • TEPCO - Press Release (Oct 02,2017)Situation of storing and treatment of accumulated water including highly concentrated radioactive materials at Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station
  • TEPCO - (Comment) Draft assessment report about revision for reactor installation permit for Kashiwazaki-Kariwa NPS Units 6/7
  • Pakistan Daily Times - PTI starts nuclear program after successful launch of missile - Anees Hanif
  • Vermont Journalism Trust - Entergy, NorthStar want critical comments nixed - Mike Faher
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Santee Cooper to name interim CEO at Friday meeting in wake of scuttled nuclear reactors - Thad Moore
  • Norfolk Eastern Daily Press - Letter: Call for nuclear test veterans to mark bomb date - David Freeman, Thorpe St Andrew
  • Austin American-Statesman - Panel weighs changes to pricing in the state's electricity market - Bob Sechler
  • Columbus Dispatch - Letter: Old plants could cost customers dearly - John Finnigan, Senior counsel, Environmental Defense Fund, Cincinnati
  • Surf City SandPaper - FEMA: Oyster Creek Successfully Passes Drill - Gina G. Scala
  • Utility Dive - Powelson: FERC 'will not destroy the marketplace' in DOE cost recovery rulemaking - Gavin Bade
  • Tri-City Herald - New president named for Hanford prime contractor - Annette Cary
  • Tri-City Herald - Problem solved. Work to stabilize Hanford waste tunnel restarts - Annette Cary
  • Tri-City Herald - More dirt caves in during work to stabilize Hanford nuclear waste tunnel - Annette Cary
  • DOE - U.S. Deputy Secretary of Energy Dan Brouillette Kicks Off Solar Decathlon 2017
  • DOE - Secretary of Energy Rick Perry Announces First Shipment of U.S. Crude Oil to India
  • GAO - Defense Nuclear Enterprise: Processes to Monitor Progress on Implementing Recommendations and Managing Risks Could Be Improved GAO-18-144
  • NRC - NRC Names New Resident Inspector at Brunswick Nuclear Plant
  • IAEA - IAEA Sees Safety Commitment at UAE's First Nuclear Power Plant Ahead of Planned Operation Start - Barakah United Arab Emirates
  • Trend News Agency - Brief overview of Iranian gas export destinations - Azer Ahmadbayli
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - 2017 Lower House Election / Reactor restarts expected to be key poll issue
  • Jiji Press - Locals Seek Explanations on Restart Approval for TEPCO Reactors
  • Bellona - Russia to answer for its 'foreign agent' law in European Court of Human Rights - Charles Digges
  • Press TV - 180 House Democrats ask Trump to certify Iran nuclear deal
  • Press TV - US, Israel afraid of independent Iran: Chomsky
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Zero-nuclear power policy without concrete measures is irresponsible
  • Chillicothe Gazette - Piketon to DOE: 'We're not going to quit' - Chris Balusik
  • Congress.gov - S.1903 - A bill to assist communities affected by stranded nuclear waste, and for other purposes - Sponsor: Sen. Duckworth, Tammy [D-IL] (Introduced 10/02/2017)
  • Congress.gov - H.R.3929 - Stranded Nuclear Waste Accountability Act of 2017 - Sponsor: Rep. Courtney, Joe [D-CT2] (Introduced 10/03/2017)
  • Los Angeles Times - OpEd: Morris Davis: Here's why I resigned as the chief prosecutor at Guantanamo - Morris Davis
  • Legal Reader - Radiation Exposure Decades Ago to Blame for Illnesses, Veterans Claim - Sara E. Teller
  • Barry and District News - Concerns over plans to dump radioactive waste off Barry coastline - Dominic Jones
  • Rep. Joe Courtney (D-CT2) - Courtney, Welch Reintroduce Bill To Aid Municipalities With 'Stranded Nuclear Waste'
  • Congressional Budget Office - Cost Estimate: H.R. 3053, Nuclear Waste Policy Amendments Act of 2017
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Notices:, Instructions and Reports to Workers: Inspection and Investigations FR Document: 2017-21418 Citation: 82 FR 46543 PDF Pages 46543-46544
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Environmental Assessments; Availability, etc.: NextEra Energy Duane Arnold, LLC., Duane Arnold Energy Center, Unit No. 1 FR Document: 2017-21498 Citation: 82 FR 46541 PDF Pages 46541-46543
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Amendment Applications: Vogtle Electric Generating Plant, Units 3 and 4 Southern Nuclear Operating Co. Resolution of Auxiliary Building Wall Thickness and Description Inconsistencies FR Document: 2017-21495 Citation: 82 FR 46537 PDF Pages 46537-46541
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Amendments: Southern Nuclear Operating Co., Inc., Vogtle Electric Generating Plant, Units 3 and 4; Standardization of Instrumentation Setpoint Nomenclature FR Document: 2017-21496 Citation: 82 FR 46544 PDF Pages 46544-46545
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Amendments: Vogtle Electric Generating Plant, Units 3 and 4; Southern Nuclear Operating Co. Hydrogen Venting from Passive Core Cooling System Compartments FR Document: 2017-21497 Citation: 82 FR 46536 PDF Pages 46536-46537
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards; Subcommittee on Planning and Procedures FR Document: 2017-21499 Citation: 82 FR 46537 PDF Page 46537 (1 page) Permalink

    Wednesday, October 04, 2017

  • Fortune - Why the NSA Should Thank Edward Snowden - Timothy H. Edgar
  • Stars and Stripes - Congressman lambastes Pentagon for withholding Osprey documents - Stephen Carlson
  • Santa Fe Reporter - Contract Scoping: As new bidders seek to score LANL management contract, locals push for community concerns - Elizabeth Miller
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - INL holding Family Nuclear Science Night
  • TheDenverChannel - Payouts in Rocky Flats nuclear plant settlement could come soon - Associated Press
  • KNDO/KNDO Yakima/Kennewick - African American history at Hanford nuclear site focus of WSU Tri-Cities, National Park Service project
  • Tri-City Herald - Hanford board back in business after 3-month delay - Annette Cary
  • Tri-City Herald - Take a bike tour of Manhattan Project National Historical Park at Hanford - Annette Cary
  • New Yorker - The Winners of the 2017 Nobel Prize in Physics Helped Us See the Universe Anew - Anthony Lydgate
  • Washington Post - 2017 Nobel-winning research on gravitational waves, LIGO and gravity explained - Joel Achenbach
  • AP News - Legislators grill CEO of public co-owner of nuclear debacle - Seanna Adcox
  • AP News - Pentagon says Trump's Afghan troop boost to cost $1 billion - Richard Lardner
  • AP News - Iran deal's future may hinge on face-saving fix for Trump - Bradley Klapper and Matthew Lee
  • AP News - AP Explains: Why gravitational wave researchers won a Nobel - Seth Borenstein
  • Bloomberg - South Africa Minister Says Eskom Lies Are 'Assault on Democracy' - Paul Vecchiatto and Paul Burkhardt
  • Bloomberg - Key Senator Outlines a Path for Trump on Iran Nuclear Deal - Kambiz Foroohar
  • Reuters - Trump to receive multiple options on Iran nuclear deal: Tillerson - Susan Heavey, Mohammad Zargham and Phil Stewart
  • Reuters - Europe will do everything to preserve Iran nuclear deal: EU diplomat - John Miller
  • Reuters - Iran sentences member of nuclear negotiating team to 5 years in jail: Tasnim - Bozorgmehr Sharafedin
  • The Guardian - Fukushima operator can restart nuclear reactors at world's biggest plant - Justin McCurry in Tokyo
  • Asahi Shimbun - NRA approves safety measures at TEPCO plant in Niigata - Masanobu Higashiyama
  • Xinhua News - Spotlight: TEPCO reactors cleared for restart, sparking criticism from Fukushima evacuees
  • Japan Times - Watchdog's safety clearance for Tepco reactors irks Fukushima victims
  • Japan Times - Tepco secures first reactor safety certifications since Fukushima disaster
  • Japan Today - TEPCO gets 1st approval to restart reactors since 2011 disaster - Mari Yamaguchi
  • World Nuclear News - Regulator OKs safety report on Kashiwazaki-Kariwa units
  • World Nuclear News - WANO, NEA enhance cooperation in nuclear safety
  • World Nuclear News - Tiger robots employed for Sellafield clean-up
  • Japan Times - Japan nuclear panel plans reduction in plutonium stockpile, but details remain unclear
  • EUobserver - Commission still silent on Hungarian nuclear contract - Eszter Zalan
  • Bellona - Rosatom announces new fueling dates for its floating nuclear plant - Charles Digges
  • The Australian - Tony Abbott says nuclear power should be part of Australia's energy mix - Greg Brown
  • The State - Nuclear fiasco could cost Santee Cooper customers billions - Avery G. Wilks
  • Times and Democrat - Legislators grill CEO of public co-owner of nuclear debacle - Seanna Adcox
  • WLTX Columbia, SC - Higher Rates For Santee Cooper Customers If State-Owned Utility Sold - Loren Thomas
  • FITSNews.com, SC - #NukeGate: Santee Cooper Board Blows Off Hearing
  • New London Day - Air Force veterans involved in 1966 nuclear cleanup sue Pentagon - Julia Bergman
  • GAO - Space Exploration: Improved Planning and Communication Needed for Plutonium-238 and Radioisotope Power Systems Production GAO-18-161T
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Zero-nuclear power policy without concrete measures is irresponsible
  • Surfer Magazine - What's Going On At San Onofre? Town hall-style meeting on Thursday hopes to bring latest information on nuclear waste storage to light - Davis Jones
  • South Coast Register - Shoalhaven named as possible reactor site
  • Wicked Local Massachusetts - Nuclear Regulatory Commission responds to Seabrook safety activist's concerns - Bryan McGonigle
  • Law360 - Gov't Agrees To Pay Uranium Mining Cos. $1.6M For Cleanup - Michael Phillis
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Toshiba to buy back Westinghouse stake from Kazakh company - Takafumi Hotta
  • New England Public Radio - At Vermont Yankee Nuclear Plant, A Rumble Over Rubble - Carrie Healy
  • The Guardian - Britain's first atomic bomb detonated - archive, 1952
  • Asahi Shimbun - TEPCO sued over dialysis patient's death caused by nuclear disaster - Ryota Goto
  • Columbia Daily Tribune, MO - Cold War radiation testing in US widespread, author claims - Jim Salter
  • Financial Times - Restart at world's largest nuclear site gets preliminary green light in Japan - Edward White
  • Asahi Shimbun - VOTE 2017: Kibo no To takes aim at nuclear power, Article 9, Abe scandals
  • Independent Barents Observer - Russia is close to fulfill New START Treaty - Thomas Nilsen
  • Tivyside Advertiser - Show at Theatr Mwldan looks at nuclear power station on Anglesey - Dave Parkinson
  • The Hindu - Accident on board INS Chakra?
  • Eastern Daily Press - Nuclear bomb test veteran from Thorpe St Andrew hopes to meet others ahead of 60th anniversary - Luke Powell
  • Toledo Blade - Davis-Besse devaluation hurts school district - Zack Lemon
  • Port Clinton News Herald - Benton-Carroll-Salem takes major revenue loss with state tax decision on Davis-Besse - Daniel Carson, Reporter
  • UPI - Low-carbon advocates say U.S. renewables breaking records - Daniel J. Graeber Follow @dan_graeber
  • Daily Tar Heel - Is renewable energy in North Carolina's future? - Charlotte Harris
  • Vermont Journalism Trust - Strong market boosts Vermont Yankee trust fund - Mike Faher
  • DOL:OWCP - Member Nominations Due October 25, 2017: the Advisory Board on Toxic Substances and Worker Health
  • IAEA - IAEA Releases Projections on Global Nuclear Power Capacity Through 2050 - Shant Krikorian, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy; Ayhan Evrensel, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • IAEA - Fukushima Daiichi Status Updates
  • NHK World - TEPCO's nuclear plant to clear NRA check
  • NHK World - NRA questioned TEPCO's fitness to run plant - Japan News
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - NRA must see whether TEPCO can prove itself worthy of trust - Makoto Miura
  • Mainichi Daily News - TEPCO reactors clear safety review for 1st time after Fukushima
  • Press TV - Europe to do everything it can to sustain JCPOA: EU
  • Press TV - US must stay in Iran's nuclear deal, Defense Secretary Mattis tells senators
  • Press TV - Tillerson working to keep US in Iran deal: Report
  • Press TV - Russia remains committed to Iran nuclear deal: Putin
  • Press TV - US Senator Cotton calls on Trump to decertify Iran nuclear deal
  • Press TV - Jail term upheld for ex-Iranian nuclear negotiator: Report
  • UPI - Solar power a clear leader, IEA report finds China leads the pack with about half the growth in new capacity. - Daniel J. Graeber
  • Japan Times - Japan nuclear panel plans reduction in plutonium stockpile, but details remain unclear
  • Foreign Affairs - The Iranian Nuclear Deal's Sunset Clauses--Why They Are Not a Path to a Bomb - Ali Vaez
  • Oversight.gov - Oversight.gov--created by the Council of the Inspectors General on Integrity and Efficiency (CIGIE)
  • Nuclear Energy Insider - California utilities seek fast reactor dismantling, regulation to control costs
  • Energy Department - Notice: Charter Renewals: Advanced Scientific Computing Advisory Committee FR Document: 2017-21328 Citation: 82 FR 46227 PDF Page 46227
  • Energy Department - Notice: Basic Energy Sciences Advisory Committee FR Document: 2017-21332 Citation: 82 FR 46226 PDF Pages 46226-46227
  • Energy Department - Notice: DOE/NSF High Energy Physics Advisory Panel FR Document: 2017-21346 Citation: 82 FR 46227 PDF Page 46227
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Availability of Revised NRC Form 3, “Notice to Employees” FR Document: 2017-21349 Citation: 82 FR 46310 PDF Pages 46310-46311
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: License Renewals: STP Nuclear Operating Co.; South Texas Project, Units 1 and 2 FR Document: 2017-21253 Citation: 82 FR 46311 PDF Page 46311
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice: Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards; Procedures for Meetings FR Document: 2017-21326 Citation: 82 FR 46312 PDF Pages 46312-46313

    Tuesday, October 03, 2017

  • NextBigFuture - China nuclear energy and coal company partner to make traveling wave nuclear reactor
  • Los Alamos Monitor - LANL engineer looks for partners for cheap space flight - Tris DeRoma
  • Los Alamos Monitor - WIPP officials expect rock fall within a month - Tris DeRoma
  • Denver Post - First payouts in $375 million Rocky Flats nuclear plant settlement could go out by end of October, lawyer says - John Aguilar
  • KDVR FOX31 Denver - First payouts in $375 million Rocky Flats nuclear plant settlement on the way to residents
  • Tri-City Herald - Frustration builds as DOE drags feet on local Hanford board - Annette Cary
  • KUOW Seattle - Hanford Advisory Board Cools Heels Waiting For Energy Department - Anna King
  • Northwest Public Radio - Hanford Advisory Board Cools Heels Waiting For Energy Department - Anna King
  • KUOW Seattle - Will The Stout Grout Filling Hanford's Tunnel Ever Be Cleaned Up? - Anna King
  • Bloomberg - Mattis Says U.S. Should Stay in Iran Nuclear Deal - Associated Press
  • Bloomberg - Trump Has a Plan to Save Coal and Hobble Clean Energy - Joe Ryan
  • Bloomberg - This Coal Power Subsidy Is Nuts - Liam Denning
  • Bloomberg - CEZ Can't Fund New Czech Reactors on Its Own, Minister Says - Ladka Mortkowitz Bauerova
  • Bloomberg - Kansai Electric Bellwether for Koike's `Party of Hope' - Stephen Stapczynski
  • Reuters - U.S. Defense Secretary Mattis suggests sticking with Iran nuclear deal - Idrees Ali, Phil Stewart
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-Perry's proposed grid rule scrambles energy alliances: Kemp - John Kemp
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-UAE's Masdar, EDF Energies lead bidding for Saudi solar plant - Reem Shamseddine
  • Reuters - Toshiba buying back 10 percent stake in Westinghouse unit for $522 million - Sam Nussey
  • Reuters - Gas, renewable groups oppose U.S. DOE's call to support nuclear, coal - Timothy Gardner
  • Reuters - White House again rejects talks with North Korea on nuclear issue - Steve Holland
  • Washington Post - The Energy 202: Rick Perry manages to unite oil, gas, wind and solar – against him - Dino Grandoni
  • Bloomberg Quint - Trump Has a Plan to Save Coal and Hobble Clean Energy - Joe Ryan
  • POWERmag - Rick Perry's Order to FERC Is Fraudulent - Kennedy Maize
  • National Law Review - DOE Proposes FERC Action to Preserve and Compensate Baseload Generation Resources - Stephen Hug Catherine P. McCarthy, David M. Perlman, Serena A. Rwejuna,
  • World Nuclear News - Toshiba makes first guarantee payments to US companies
  • World Nuclear News - IAEA secures funding for new lab building
  • World Nuclear News - Nuclearelectrica clear to start Cernavoda 1 upgrade
  • The State - SCANA hires former SC deputy attorney general for help in nuclear plant probe - John Monk
  • Kyodo News - N. Korea media warns of "nuclear clouds" over Japan
  • OilPrice - Submerged Turbines Could Replace 10 Nuclear Reactors In Japan - Brian Westenhaus
  • NL Times - Dutch govt. distributes iodine tablets in provinces near nuclear plants - Janene Pieters
  • Science News - Radioactive material from Fukushima disaster turns up in a surprising place - Laurel Hamers
  • Florence Times Daily - Valve failure leads to special inspection at Browns Ferry Nuclear Plant
  • Goulburn Post - Rob Parker injects nuclear into energy debate - Louise Thrower
  • Platts - French nuclear power output rises as hydro generation hits 10-month low - Anuradha Ramanathan
  • Reuters - Supreme Court seeks White House view on Virginia uranium-mining ban - Barbara Grzincic
  • Deerfield Patch - ZION, IL: Nuclear Waste Storage Help Offered By Proposed New Law - Jonah Meadows
  • Inside Ottawa Valley - Opposition mounts to radioactive waste near Ottawa River - Derek Dunn
  • Cornell Chronicle, Ithaca, NY - Atomic bomb survivor calls for peace in interfaith series lecture - Elizabeth Kelley
  • Reuters - TABLE-Japan nuclear reactor operations: Shikoku shuts Ikata No.3 - Osamu Tsukimori
  • Japan Times - Lawsuit filed over kidney disease patient's death blamed on nuclear accident
  • ABC Columbia - Tuesday Hearing at State House on Failed VC Summer Nuclear Project - Crysty Vaughan
  • The Gazette, Goose Creek, SC - Law allowing Santee Cooper and SCE&G into botched nuclear deal 'constitutionally suspect.' - Matt Bise
  • The State - McMaster orders Santee Cooper to turn over documents - Sammy Fretwell and Avery G. Wilks
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Duke, Dominion, Southern among power companies in talks with Gov. Henry McMaster to buy Santee Cooper - Thad Moore and Andy Shain
  • FITSNews.com, SC - Henry McMaster Touts Interest In Santee Cooper
  • The State - SC nuclear debacle: an updated timeline - Cindi Ross Scoppe
  • Slovak Spectator - Skyline of Bohunice nuclear power plant will change
  • The State - What does SCANA stock plunge mean for employees, retirees, investors? - John Monk
  • Utilities ME, Dubai - Saudi Arabia drums up support for nuclear energy ambitions
  • Japan Times - Kono seeks IAEA support to tackle North Korea nuclear threat at Tokyo meeting
  • Savannah River News - Energy Efficient: Nuclear Fusion Can Save The World - Deccan Chronicle
  • The Nation Thailand - Letter: Southeast Asia can't afford to meddle with nuclear energyKen Albertsen, Chiang Rai
  • ThePrint, New Delhi, India - India's only nuclear submarine damaged in accident - Manu Pubby
  • Asharq Al-awsat - Iran Offers Nuclear Deal Compromise with US via Oman - Amir Taheri
  • TASS - Russia to help Zambia create nuclear science and technologies center
  • Bellona - The worst nuclear disaster you've never heard of celebrates its 60th birthday - Charles Digges
  • World Nuclear News - Addressing uncertainties in decommissioning cost estimates
  • Newser - Fukushima's Cesium Hiding Somewhere Unexpected--In the brackish water beneath beaches some 60 miles away - Kate Seamons
  • RT - 'Unexpected' source of radioactivity from Fukushima disaster found – study
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Letters, emails highlight Santee Cooper's concerns about S.C. nuclear reactors and independent audit - Andrew Brown
  • The Ecologist UK - James Hansen's Generation IV nuclear advocacy: a deconstruction of nuclear fallacies and fantasies - Dr Jim Green
  • NPR - Why President Trump Has Exclusive Authority To Order A Nuclear Strike - David Welna
  • Scottish Courier - Plans to tackle Dalgety Bay radiation expected to be approved by councillors - Aileen Robertson
  • Sherbrooke Times, Canada - Nuclear disaster in the Urals. Kyshtym accident
  • The State - SC's top 2 legislators promise utility power customers protection - Joshua Lloyd
  • Charleston Post and Courier - SCE&G extends sale process for downtown Charleston offices - John McDermott
  • Cape Cod Broadcasting - Pilgrim Cited for Two "Green" Violations - David Beatty
  • Business Wire - The Klein Law Firm Notifies Investors of an Investigation Concerning Possible Violations of Federal Securities Laws by SCANA Corporation (SCG) - The Klein Law Firm
  • Florence Morning News, SC - Duke Energy joins consortium to build capacity into restoring power grid - Duke Energy
  • Business Wire - Bragar Eagel & Squire, P.C. Announces That a Class Action Lawsuit Has Been Filed Against SCANA Corporation (SCG) and Encourages Investors to Contact the Firm - Bragar Eagel & Squire, P.C.
  • NRC - NRC Launches Special Inspection at Browns Ferry Nuclear Plant
  • IAEA - IAEA Reaches €4.7 Million Funding Target for New Laboratory Building
  • IAEA - IAEA Trains Young Professionals in Radiation Protection - Lenka Dojcanova, IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security
  • IAEA - New Reading Room Enhances Access to IAEA Archives - Matt Fisher, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - Advancing Education on Nuclear Knowledge Management - Maria Elena Urso, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy; Jennet Orayeva, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • BBC - US defence chief Mattis suggests backing Iran nuclear deal
  • NHK World - Seko: Zero nuclear plants unrealistic
  • Press TV - US must stay in Iran's nuclear deal, Defense Secretary Mattis tells senators
  • Press TV - Israeli premier vows to build more settlements at heart of West Bank
  • Xinhua News - Czech Export Bank funds warranties to Armenian nuclear power plant upgrade
  • Xinhua News - China builds world's highest power pylon
  • CBS Chicago - Duckworth, Schneider Seek Millions For Zion, Other Cities Storing Nuclear Waste - Nancy Harty

    Monday, October 02, 2017

  • Daily Energy Insider - House Subcommittee hearing examines issues with spent nuclear fuel storage - Alex Murtha
  • Middle East Monitor - Norway to host Israel's nuclear whistle-blower
  • Daily Energy Insider - LLNL project uses distributed energy resources to help power grid resiliency - Alex Murtha
  • ProPublica - How Military Outsourcing Turned Toxic - Abrahm Lustgarten
  • Reuters - EDF says delayed Penly 1 reactor restart due to technical issues - Bate Felix
  • The Guardian - Chinese firm behind Essex nuclear plant refuses to reveal security information - Adam Vaughan
  • Financial Times - New nuclear – a chance to start again - Nick Butler
  • Global Research - The US Nuclear Option and the "War on Terrorism" - Prof Michel Chossudovsky, European IPPNW Conference
  • The State - SC nuclear debacle: an updated timeline - Cindi Ross Scoppe
  • Triple Pundit - Trump Admin. Pours $12 Billion Into Dying Nuclear Energy Project In Georgia - Tina Casey
  • Hindustan Times - MP tribals oppose proposed nuke plant in Mandla, start series of protests - Neeraj Santoshi
  • Scout Warrior - Navy Just Took Delivery Of Most Powerful Nuclear Attack Sub Ever - Dave Majumdar
  • Ghana Business News - Minority demands government submits uranium agreement to Parliament
  • The State - SC utilities aren't the only monopolies responsible for our nuclear fiasco - Jim Rex
  • Blackpool Gazette - Fylde nuclear plant owners say their new design would be best for UK jobs - Tim Gavell
  • BelTA - Belarus, European Commission to launch new project in nuclear, radiation safety in 2018
  • Times of India - French nuclear plant outages and restarts - Reuters
  • Wall Street Transcript - Exelon Corporation: Byron's Nuclear Refueling Outages a Windfall for Area Economy - Exelon Corporation
  • Brattleboro Reformer - State troubled by Vermont Yankee rubble plan - Mike Faher
  • Berkeley Independent, SC - Law allowing Santee Cooper and SCE&G into botched nuclear deal 'constitutionally suspect.' - Matt Bise
  • Rochester Post-Bulletin - He helped birth the bomb - Matthew Stolle
  • DutchNews - Iodine pills to be given to teenagers living near Belgian reactor
  • Cape Cod Times - 2 Pilgrim shortcomings ongoing since plant opened - Christine Legere
  • Times of India - Farmers in 3 dists redflag Chutka N-project
  • Northumberland News - Port Hope Area Initiative begins moving waste 'early next year' - Todd McEwen
  • World Nuclear News - Perry acts to support US nuclear
  • World Nuclear News - Muons suggest location of fuel in unit 3
  • World Nuclear News - Russia completes TUK-141O hot tests
  • Chicago Tribune - Proposed federal bill would give millions to cities storing nuclear waste - Mary McIntyre
  • Atlanta Business Chronicle - Toshiba makes first 'parent guarantee' payment for Plant Vogtle - Dave Williams
  • Courthouse News Service - Along Savannah River, Nuclear Depot Eyed Warily Despite Safety Assurances - Eva Fedderly
  • QNS - Ridgewood, NY: EPA finalizes plan to demolish businesses and apartments on Ridgewood's radioactive site - Anthony Giudice
  • Times of India - Nordic nuclear power plant outages - Reuters
  • Power Technology - Westinghouse and Turboatom to increase nuclear power plant capacity in Ukraine
  • WTOP - Cold War radiation testing in US widespread, author claims - Associated Press
  • Utility Dive - How DOE's baseload power rule 'would blow the market up' - Gavin Bade
  • WBTW News13 Myrtle Beach, SC - Duke announces warning siren test at Hartsville nuclear plant this week
  • NAS - Project Update: Energy Resource Potential for DOE Lands
  • IAEA - New IAEA Collaborating Centre to Enhance Irradiation Research, Safety, and Training in Mexico - Lucas Smalldon, IAEA Department of Nuclear Sciences and Applications
  • IAEA - New IAEA Collaborating Centre to Advance Plant Mutation Breeding for Climate Change Resilience - Lucas Smalldon , IAEA Department of Nuclear Sciences and Applications
  • IAEA - IAEA to Step up Food Safety Work with Equipment Provided by Manufacturer Shimadzu
  • NHK World - Rice harvest near damaged Fukushima plant
  • Japan Times - Cold War radiation testing in U.S. widespread, author claims
  • Press TV - P5+1 group, EU believe JCPOA non-negotiable: Iran FM
  • Press TV - Zarif, Mogherini could win Nobel Peace Prize for role in Iran deal: Observers
  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - Notice Meetings: Subcommittee on Procedures Review of the Advisory Board on Radiation and Worker Health FR Document: 2017-21046 Citation: 82 FR 45852 PDF Pages 45852-45853
  • National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration - Notice Taking and Importing Marine Mammals: Incidental to U.S. Navy Submarine Base New London Pier Construction FR Document: 2017-21072 Citation: 82 FR 45828 PDF Pages 45828-45829
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Abnormal Occurrence Reports FR Document: 2017-21043 Citation: 82 FR 45907 PDF Pages 45907-45912
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Collection of Operator Simulator Training Data FR Document: 2017-20999 Citation: 82 FR 45906 PDF Pages 45906-45907
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2017-21151 Citation: 82 FR 45907 PDF Page 45907

    Sunday, October 01, 2017

  • Reuters - Health and safety rules targeted as Trump begins to slash red tape - Julia Harte
  • CBS Denver - Groups Rally To Keep Rocky Flats Closed - Melissa Garcia
  • Denver Post - Group rallies against plans to open Rocky Flats National Wildlife Refuge outside Capitol - Danika Worthington
  • Environmental Defense Fund health blog - Michael Dourson's Toxic Wake: Locations Across the US Contaminated by Eight Chemicals "Blessed" by Trump EPA Toxics Nominee - Samantha Lovell
  • The Local Norway - Norway agrees to host Israeli nuclear whistleblower - AFP
  • Uinta County Herald, Evanston WY - Radioactive waste will continue I-80 transport - Sheila McGuire
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - An encomium for Pete Domenici - Bill Wadt
  • Politico - Puerto Rico's Tragedy Was Years in the Making - Alejandra Rosa
  • AP News - Tillerson says US has direct channels to talk to North Korea - Christopher Bodeen and Matthew Pennington
  • Bloomberg - Trump Says Tillerson Is 'Wasting His Time' Talking to North Korea - Associated Press
  • Bloomberg - Iran Nuclear Deal Could Win the Nobel Peace Prize - Mikael Holter
  • Reuters - Trump tells top U.S. diplomat: Don't waste time talking to North Korea - Doina Chiacu
  • Reuters - Hezbollah says Israel pushing region to war - Tom Perry, Laila Bassam, Sarah Dadouch
  • Reuters - Pyongyang shown no interest in talks: State Department - Lesley Wroughton
  • Charleston Post and Courier - SCANA shareholders burned as fallout from South Carolina nuclear project spreads - Thad Moore and John McDermott
  • Times of Israel - Israel 'reviewing' nuclear spy Vanunu's travel restrictions - AFP
  • SF Bay Area IMC - Nuclear Shutdown News September 2017 - Michael Steinberg
  • Athens News Courier - NRC issues notice affecting Browns Ferry Nuclear Plant
  • Charleston Post and Courier - SCE&G, Santee Cooper stuck with $244 million of unpaid bills left over from failed nuclear project - Thad Moore
  • Aiken Standard - Guest editorial: Lawmakers should demand relief for ratepayers
  • Utilities-ME - Nuclear is the best choice for UAE's energy needs – minister
  • India Times - Protest intensifies against Chutka nuclear project in Madhya Pradesh - P Naveen
  • SCNow.com - Leatherman, Lucas say energy concerns to be primary topic - Joshua Lloyd
  • Xinhua News - U.S. sees no indication of denuclearization talks with DPRK
  • Forbes blog - USS Nautilus Commissioned 63 Years Ago Today - Rod Adams
  • Vermont Journalism Trust - State troubled by Vermont Yankee rubble plan - Mike Faher
  • Scout Press - Everything We Know About Russia's Mysterious ICBM Tests - Dave Majumdar
  • InSerbia News - Serbia to Investigate Consequences of 1999 NATO Bombing
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Company ordered to pay tribes for waste storage - [BOISE – An agribusiness company that turned phosphate into fertilizer must pay
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Company ordered to pay tribes for waste storage.5 million in permit fees annually to eastern Idaho tribes to store millions of tons of toxic waste on tribal lands, a federal court has ruled.]
  • USGS - M 4.9 - 21km NW of Kitaibaraki, Japan
  • USGS - M 4.5 - 65km NNE of Miyako, Japan
  • Fin24 - Senior officials say Treasury is captured - Sipho Masondo
  • Yonhap News - Nuclear phase-out puts burden on S. Korea's export drive - Kim Eun-jung
  • Press TV - German FM urges US to engage in nuclear dialogue with Iran
  • IsraelValley - Editorial: Silence d'Israël sur les centrales nucléaires d'Arabie Saoudite
  • Millinium Post New Delhi - Radiation in uranium mines People working in nuclear power plants face considerable health hazards. Arun Mitra
  • Iranian Financial Tribune - Trump Hands $3.7b Lifeline to Last US Nuclear Power Project
  • USGS - M 4.7 - 37km S of Nishinoomote, Japan

    Saturday, September 30, 2017

  • The Olympian - Hanford and Yucca Mountain – an environmental imperative or status quo? - Terry Oxley
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Las Vegas Metro Chamber gets good news on Interstate 11 - Wade Tyler Millward
  • WSJM St. Joseph, MI - Upton Expects Nuclear Storage Vote Soon
  • The Press, Millbury, OH - Luckey site clean-up: Corps undecided on using Evergreen landfill - Larry Limpf
  • FOX News - Norway grants immigration to Israeli nuclear whistleblower - Associated Press
  • Press TV - Norway offers to allow in Israeli nuclear whistleblower
  • Reuters - Israeli nuclear whistleblower gets offer to live with wife in Oslo - Alister Doyle
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - Predicted collapse reignites worker safety concerns at WIPP - Adrian C Hedden
  • LA Monitor - WIPP reports increased ground instability
  • Northwest Public Radio - Hanford Close To Sealing Collapsed Radioactive Waste-Filled Tunnel - Anna King
  • Boulder Daily Camera - Federal judge tosses Rocky Flats lawsuit, but plaintiff attorney says door open for more action - John Bear
  • AP News - Tillerson calls for calming of situation on Korean Peninsula - Christopher Bodeen
  • AP News - Russia hosts North Korean diplomat for talks on new tensions
  • Bloomberg - U.S. Talking With North Korea on Nuclear Program, Tillerson Says - Nick Wadhams
  • Bloomberg - An Obscure Statute Is Helping Trump Save U.S. Coal, Nuclear - Catherine Traywick and Jim Polson
  • Reuters - Texas: EPA finds dioxin exposed at Superfund site after storm, orders tests
  • Reuters - U.S. energy head seeks help for coal, nuclear power plants - Timothy Gardner
  • Reuters - U.S. offers Vogtle nuclear plant $3.7 billion in loan guarantees - Timothy Gardner
  • Reuters - COLUMN-Perry puts thumb on the scale to save U.S. coal and nuclear - John Kemp
  • Reuters - U.S. 'probing' to see if North Korea interested in dialogue: Tillerson - Phil Stewart, Ben Blanchard
  • Economic Times - India plays major role in nuclear plant in Bangladesh - Dipanjan Roy Chaudhury
  • U.S. News & World Report - Prosecutor Seeks Role in Failed Nuclear Project Rate Case - Meg Kinnard
  • The State - SC House utility panel to grill Santee Cooper execs over nuclear debacle - Bristow Marchant
  • The State - Confidential memo shows SCANA, Santee Cooper long worried over nuclear woes - Sammy Fretwell and John Monk
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Letter shows S.C. utilities knew Westinghouse's reactor designs would lead to increased costs and schedule delays - Andrew Brown
  • Aiken Standard - No decision on new CEO of failed nuclear project's co-owner - Associated Press
  • The State - There's no way this ends well for ratepayers - Cindi Ross Scoppe
  • The State - How much worse was the original Bechtel nuclear report? - Cindi Ross Scoppe
  • The State - Where to hide nuclear secrets? Behind a lawyer, of course - Cindi Ross Scoppe
  • San Antonio Express-News - South Texas nuclear power plant granted license extension - Rye Druzin
  • Texas Public Radio - STP Nuclear Power Plant License Extended - David Martin Davies
  • ABC6 Columbus, OH - Perry visits Piketon nuke site as long cleanup continues - Ben Garbarek
  • Columbus Dispatch - Energy secretary vows revived nuclear production after tour of Piketon uranium plant - Holly Zachariah
  • Japan Times - Nuclear energy policy emerges as key difference between Abe and Koike
  • Japan Times - Completion of Rokkasho nuclear reprocessing plant likely to be delayed yet again - Sputnik News
  • Sputnik News - Botched Gauges Mean Radioactive Water Might Be Leaking From Fukushima
  • Japan Times - Editorial: Damages for the nuclear disaster
  • KRWG Las Cruces, NM - US Extends Contract For Cleanup Work At Nuclear Lab
  • Port Clinton News Herald - Efforts ramp up to save or sell Davis-Besse - Daniel Carson
  • Rutland Herald - Vt. Yankee rubble plan raises questions, challenge - Susan Smallheer
  • Forbes blog - Palisades Nuclear Plant Will Continue Operating Through 2022 Neighbors Ecstatic - Rod Adams
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Federal government shows support for Georgia nuclear project - Associated Press
  • Lynchburg News and Advance - BWXT: Uranium incident posed no risk to public, employees - Rachael Smith
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-French utility EDF delays restart of Belleville 1 reactor to Oct. 5 - Bate Felix
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Ranchers criticize Southern Nevada water agency's pipeline plan - Henry Brean
  • Tri-City Herald - 5th trial delay requested this year in Hanford chemical vapors lawsuit - Annette Cary
  • Press TV - Iran calls on Europe to defy US sanctions if Trump abandons nuclear deal
  • Press TV - Russia rejects US claim on Iran, IAEA
  • Exchange Monitor - Co-Sponsors Snowballing for Yucca Mountain Bill in House
  • Fairewinds Energy Education - Ongoing Radioactivity in Japan - Maggie Gundersen & Ben Shulman-Reed
  • Beyond Nuclear - Remembering Mayak, the nuclear disaster that no one talks about
  • Beyond Nuclear - Why the nuclear weapons ban matters
  • Beyond Nuclear - Sep. 26 is Nuclear Abolition Day. It was also the day one man saved the world
  • Beyond Nuclear - Amid Tensions with North Korea, 51 Countries Sign Ban on Nuclear Weapons Despite U.S. Opposition
  • Beyond Nuclear - Basel Declaration on trans-generational crimes of nuclear weapons & nuclear energy
  • Beyond Nuclear - British activists honored with Nuclear-Free Future Award
  • Beyond Nuclear - Beyond Nuclear letter to the editor in the L.A. Times
  • Atomic Insights - Atomic Show #259 – David Schumacher The New Fire Movie - Rod Adams
  • Atomic Insights - Who will be ThorCon's EPC contractor? - Jack Devanney
  • TEPCO - Situation of storing and treatment of accumulated water including highly concentrated radioactive materials at Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station (321st Release)
  • TEPCO - Financial Assistance from the Nuclear Damage Compensation and Decommissioning Facilitation Corporation
  • JAIF - Status of Class Action Lawsuits Filed by Evacuees after Fukushima Daiichi Accident
  • JAIF - Kashiwazaki Kariwa-6 & -7 Effectively Clear Safety Examinations, But May Not Resume Operation for Several Years
  • JAIF - Revisions to Fukushima Daiichi Decommissioning Roadmap Delay Removal of Spent Fuel
  • JAIF - Responsibility for Explaining the Unknowable
  • JAIF - METI Minister Explains Fuel Cycle Promotion Policy to Aomori Governor
  • JAIF - NRA to Expand Application Period for Examinations to Extend Lifetimes of Aging Reactors
  • JAIF - MOX Fuel Arrives at Kansai EP's Takahama-4 NPP
  • Aiken Standard - McMaster urges lawmakers to fight for MOX - Thomas Gardiner
  • KOB Albuquerque - Safety protocols not followed at LANL twice in August - Kasia Gregorczyk
  • Washington Post - The Iran deal is working. Here's how we know - John F. Kerry
  • BBC News - Iran nuclear deal: Tehran expects US to ditch agreement, says FM
  • CBC Manitoba - Squamish, B.C., woman who survived Hiroshima urges world leaders to pursue peace - Matt Humphrey
  • Denver Post - Group rallies against plans to open Rocky Flats National Wildlife Refuge outside Capitol - Danika Worthington
  • Denver Post - Judge dismisses Rocky Flats refuge lawsuit that called site a health hazard - John Aguilar
  • GovTrack - H.R. 3053: Nuclear Waste Policy Amendments Act of 2017 - New Cosponsor: Rep. Tom Emmer [R-MN6]; New Cosponsor: Rep. Dwight Evans [D-PA2]; New Cosponsor: Rep. Bob Gibbs [R-OH7]; New Cosponsor: Rep. Ron Kind [D-WI3]; New Cosponsor: Rep. Blaine Luetkemeyer [R-MO3]; New Cosponsor: Rep. Roger Williams [R-TX25]; The bill now has 107 cosponsors (86 Republicans, 21 Democrats).
  • Mountain Enterprise, Frazier Park, CA - UPDATE on EPA's cleanup of radioactive waste in LOW - Gary Meyer, TME
  • Nikkei Asian Review - The roots of Toshiba's governance problems run deep - Atsushi Nakayama
  • NHK World - Fukushima plant may have leaked radioactive water
  • Japan Times - Nuclear energy policy emerges as key difference between Abe and Koike
  • Japan Times - China and the North Korean nuclear challenge--In Beijing's eyes, the status quo is preferable to the upheaval that would result from action to topple Kim - Ramesh Thakur

    Friday, September 29, 2017

  • WSJM-FM Benton Harbor - SWM Political Leaders Applaud Palisades Decision
  • Washington Free Beacon - IG: Secret Service Retaliated Against Whistleblower Who Accused Managers of Abusing Authority - Susan Crabtree
  • Portsmouth Herald News - Local officials: Nuke plant evacuation plans OK - Max Sullivan
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Expected WIPP roof collapse raises anxiety - Rebecca Moss
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - WIPP could see rock fall, operations unaffected - Adrian C Hedden
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - WIPP Monitoring Potential Rock Fall - Submitted by Carol A. Clark
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - ORNL budget has more at stake this year as GOP sets priorities - Brittany Crocker and Michael Collins
  • KOB TV4 Albuquerque - Safety protocols not followed at LANL twice in August - Kasia Gregorczyk
  • KOB TV4 Albuquerque - US extends contract for cleanup work at nuclear lab - The Associated Press
  • UPI - BWXT awarded contract extension for nuclear waste facility operations - Richard Tomkins
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Los Alamos Scientists Named 2017 Laboratory Fellows
  • EurekAlert - DOE should take steps toward facilitating energy development on its public lands - National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine
  • Whistleblower News Review - $2 Million Federal Engineers & Constructors Settlement on Whistleblower Exposed Alleged Scam - ML McLaren
  • Manhattan Mercury, KS - Kansas man recalls atomic bomb testing
  • AP News - Suit accuses utility of misleading investors on nuke project - Meg Kinnard
  • Bloomberg - Toshiba's Chip Trick - Tim Culpan
  • Bloomberg - Southern's Nuclear Plant Gets $3.7 Billion More in U.S. Aid - Ari Natter and Mark Chediak
  • Bloomberg - Trump Goes Rogue on Iran - Nick Wadhams
  • Reuters - U.S. energy secretary urges incentives to keep coal, nuke power plants open - Nallur Sethuraman
  • Reuters - U.S. offers Vogtle nuclear plant $3.7 bln in loan guarantees - Timothy Gardner
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-UK nuclear authority gives notice on ending CFP's Magnox contract - Nina Chestney
  • Reuters - IAEA says N.Korea has made rapid progress on weapons development - Christine Kim
  • Forbes blog - Perry's Vision Of Nuclear Generator Movable By Cargo Plane Successfully Tested During Kennedy Admin - Rod Adams
  • The Hill - Trump proposes higher payments for coal, nuclear power - Timothy Cama
  • Greentech Media - Cheap Offshore Wind Won't Make UK Give Up on Nuclear - Jason Deign
  • NRDC.org - NRDC Analysis - Nuclear Energy and a Safer Climate Future - September 29, 2017 Matthew McKinzie
  • Forbes blog - Nuclear Subsidies Are Bad Energy Policy - Jude Clemente
  • The State - Panel's move could save SC ratepayers money on failed nuclear project - Sammy Fretwell
  • Greenpeace International - "...People have become a sort of radioactive waste." - Blogpost by Jan Haverkamp
  • NBC Chicago - Nuclear Plant on Lake Michigan to Stay Open - Chris Coffey
  • Kalamazoo Gazette - Workers, community ecstatic Palisades nuclear plant closing is delayed - Brad Devereaux
  • RT - 'Radioactive Russian roulette': Lake Michigan NPP stays open amid public health concerns
  • Michigan Radio - Palisades Power Plant will not close early after all - Lindsey Smith
  • All Things Nuclear - Nuclear Plant Risk Studies: Then and Now - Dave Lochbaum, director, Nuclear Safety Project
  • Japan Times - Botched gauge settings might have contaminated Fukushima groundwater from April onward: Tepco
  • World Nuclear News - Nuclear regulators debate new challenges
  • World Nuclear News - Areva's space-saving solution for used fuel storage
  • World Nuclear News - Palisades to operate to 2022
  • World Nuclear News - Tianwan 3 attains first criticality
  • World Nuclear News - Westinghouse signs Bohunice V1 dismantling contract
  • RT - Fukushima potentially leaking radioactive water for 5 months, owners admit
  • UPI - Fukushima may have been leaking radioactive water, Tokyo utility says - Elizabeth Shim
  • RT - Russian-built nuclear power plant in Turkey will soon be operational – Putin
  • Utility Dive - Report: Blackstone, Apollo bid for bankrupt nuke firm Westinghouse - Peter Maloney
  • WACH FOX 57 Columbia SC - Proposal could save ratepayers money on failed nuclear plant - Jamal Goss
  • Aiken Standard - McMaster urges lawmakers to fight for MOX - Thomas Gardiner
  • Romania Insider - Romanian nuclear power plant pays additional dividends
  • Southeast Energy News - Internal Westinghouse document outlined risks of South Carolina nuclear project - Brye Steeves
  • Western Gazette - Hinkley Point C nuclear power station: Amazing pictures and video show vast scale of work a year after it was approved - Michael Taylor
  • Xinhua News - ASN demands temporary closure of nuclear plant in SE France
  • Sputnik News - Russia May Help Brazil Develop its Nuclear Power Plant
  • Daily Energy Insider - Nuclear power plant outages see 10 percent decrease in Summer 2017 - Kevin Randolph
  • JD Supra - NRC Staff Recommends Not Pursuing a Potentially Costly Rulemaking regarding Radioactive Material, but Leaves the Door Open to Revising the General License Program
  • ABC Columbia - House Committee to hear from Santee Cooper Executives in Hearing on Nuclear Project - Crysty Vaughan
  • KATV Little Rock, AR - 37 years after the Titan II Missile explosion - Sarafina Brooks
  • Cincinnati Enquirer - Rick Perry to visit Ohio uranium plant site cleanup with Rob Portman - Associated Press
  • Ipswich Star - Demolition will change Sizewell A skyline for first time in decades - David Green
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea's new nuke envoy talks to U.S., Japanese counterparts - Vermont Journalism Trust
  • VT Digger - Amelia Shea: A long-term view of Vermont Yankee site - Amelia Shea, of Brattleboro, who is a member of New England Coalition
  • The State - There's no way this ends well for ratepayers - Cindi Ross Scoppe
  • The State - How much worse was the original Bechtel nuclear report? - Cindi Ross Scoppe
  • South Strand News, SC - Guest Column: Phil Noble and Roy Willey: For South Carolina and Democrats, crisis is opportunity
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Lawsuit accuses SCANA of misleading investors to boost stock price in final years of nuclear project - Thad Moore
  • Charleston Post and Courier - SCE&G calls request to roll back customer payments for failed nuclear project 'illegal and unconstitutional' - Andrew Brown
  • Charleston Post and Courier - EPA hosts meeting tonight on plan to finish cleanup of Superfund Site to prepare it for development - Cleve O'Quinn
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Internal Westinghouse document warned South Carolina nuclear reactor construction was 'at risk' in 2011 - Andrew Brown
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Gov. McMaster remains hopeful a buyer for failed South Carolina nuclear project can be found - Seanna Adcox
  • Daily Hamshire Gazette, MA - Letter: Climate change should hasten end of nuclear power - Ann Darling, Easthampton
  • Taos News - Uranium mines in Carson National Forest cleaned up after more than 60 years - Cody Hooks
  • Platts - Entergy delays closure of Michigan nuclear unit to 2022 from 2018
  • Arctic.ru - Mikhail Kovalchuk: Russia has the nuclear energy technology to develop the Arctic - William Freebairn
  • World Nuclear News - Areva's space-saving solution for used fuel storage
  • Japan Today - Tainted water leak suspected at Fukushima nuclear plant
  • News Ghana - Nuclear Experts in Africa Undergo IAEA Training in Russia
  • Cumbria Mail - Moorside reactor company Westinghouse makes development call - Duncan Bick
  • Times of India - German nuclear plant outages and restarts - Reuters
  • GhanaWeb - Atomic Energy Commission can't pay for power, fuel – Director laments
  • Pakistan Nation - Letter: Civil nuclear technologyOsama Bin Asim, Rawalpindi
  • Newburyport Daily News - NRC says letters calling for hearing on Seabrook evacuation plans should go to FEMA - Jack Shea
  • Sarasota Herald-Tribune - VETERANS' STORIES: Soldier spent tour of duty working at Los Alamos - Robert J. Van Kampen / as told to Abby Weingarten
  • Chillicothe Gazette - On-site disposal debate reaches Chillicothe - Chris Balusik
  • DOE - Secretary Perry Announces Conditional Commitment to Support Continued Construction of Vogtle Advanced Nuclear Energy Project
  • DOE - Secretary Perry Urges FERC to Take Swift Action to Address Threats to Grid Resiliency
  • GAO - Nuclear Nonproliferation: NNSA Needs to Improve Its Program Management Policy and Practices GAO-17-773
  • GAO - Iran Sanctions: U.S. Agencies Continue to Implement Processes for Identifying Potentially Sanctionable Entities GAO-17-779R:
  • NRC - NRC Renews Operating Licenses of South Texas Project Nuclear Plant
  • IAEA - IAEA Support in Human Health - May Abdel-Wahab, Director of the IAEA Division of Human Health
  • NHK World - Fukushima plant may have leaked radioactive water
  • Asahi Shimbun - Contaminated water may have leaked at Fukushima - Associated Press
  • Japan Times - Yoshimoto Kogyo comedians team up with Fukushima to restore disaster-hit scenic rail line
  • Yonhap News - IAEA head says N. Korea's sixth nuke test poses "new threat"
  • Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board - Notice Senior Executive Service Performance Review Board FR Document: 2017-20884 Citation: 82 FR 45584 PDF Pages 45584-45585
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board Chairs FR Document: 2017-20907 Citation: 82 FR 45585 PDF Page 45585 (1 page) Permalink Environmental Protection Agency https://www.federalregister.gov/d/2017-20938 Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Weekly Receipts FR Document: 2017-20938 Citation: 82 FR 45586 PDF Pages 45586-45587
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Solicitation of Non-Power Reactor Operator Licensing Examination Data FR Document: 2017-20913 Citation: 82 FR 45629 PDF Pages 45629-45630
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Guidance: Conduct of Nuclear Material Physical Inventories, and Statistical Evaluation of Material Unaccounted For FR Document: 2017-20695 Citation: 82 FR 45630 PDF Pages 45630-45631
  • Govtrack - Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources: - Subcommittee on Energy
  • Govtrack - Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs
  • Washington Post - Judges are terrible at distinguishing good science from bad. It's time we stopped asking them to do it. - Radley Balko
  • Consortium News - The Rise of the New McCarthyism - Robert Parry
  • KUOW Seattle - Hanford Crews Nearly Ready To Seal Up Tunnel With Grout ? - Anna King
  • Blackburn News - NWMO Moves Closer To Canadian Nuclear Fuel Storage Site In Ontario - Janice Mackay

    Thursday, September 28, 2017

  • Orange County Register - Can $46 billion buy a permanent home for nuclear waste stored at San Onofre, other sites? - Teri Sforza
  • Nevada Independent - Trump's comments cast uncertain shadow over federal funding for Interstate 11 - Jackie Valley
  • Los Alamos Monitor - NNSA says LANL workers faced no danger in latest incident - Tris DeRoma
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - NNSA: No Risk Of An Inadvertent Criticality At LANL From Aug. 18 Event - Maire O'Neill
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - LANL temporarily suspends workers who violated nuclear protocols - Rebecca Moss
  • Business Wire - BWXT Joint Venture Awarded Three-Year, $928 Million Contract Extension - BWX Technologies, Inc.
  • Idaho Business Review - Dr. John Wagner appointed Idaho National Laboratory director for nuclear science
  • Red Dirt Report, OK - BOOK REVIEW: "Trinity: The History of an Atomic Bomb National Historic Landmark" by Jim Eckles - Andrew W. Griffin
  • Tri-City Herald - Ex-Hanford workers want pensions restored from 21 years ago. A judge says no - Annette Cary
  • Tri-City Herald - Conflict of interest? CH2M purchase would give Jacobs 2 Hanford contracts - Annette Cary
  • AP News - Suit accuses utility of misleading investors on nuke project - Meg Kinnard
  • AP News - Nuclear agency inspecting Maryland lab after contamination
  • AP News - Iran FM scolds Trump for tweet, rules out nuke renegotiation
  • Bloomberg - Iran Says Tougher Inspections of Nuclear Program Come in 6 Years - Kambiz Foroohar
  • Bloomberg - Fighting the Toxic Nightmare Next Door--A radiation-riddled landfill in St. Louis, Trump's EPA, and two moms who won't let it go - Susan Berfield
  • Reuters - Iran will drop nuclear deal if U.S. withdraws, foreign minister tells al Jazeera - Parisa Hafezi, Mostafa Hashem
  • Reuters - EDF to close temporarily Tricastin nuclear plant over flooding risk - Bate Felix, Sudip Kar-Gupta
  • Reuters - South Korean president urges the North to abandon nuclear program
  • Reuters - Toshiba $18 billion sale of chip unit signed, but discord emerges immediately - Makiko Yamazaki
  • Reuters - TABLE-Swiss nuclear plant outages and restarts - Vera Eckert
  • Reuters - Tokyo Governor Koike: will examine steps to exit nuclear power dependence by 2030 - Kiyoshi Takenaka
  • Reuters - U.S. student held in North Korea died of oxygen starved brain: coroner - Suzannah Gonzales
  • Reuters - Santee Cooper to sell claims from Toshiba for failed nuclear project - Anirban Paul
  • Kalamazoo Gazette - Entergy plans to keep Palisades nuclear plant operating through 2022 - Brad Devereaux
  • Charleston Post and Courier - SCE&G calls request to roll back customer payments for failed nuclear project 'illegal and unconstitutional' - Andrew Brown
  • Atlanta Business Chronicle - SCANA, Santee Cooper, sell shares in Toshiba Corp. nuke settlement to Citibank - Mark Meltzer
  • FITSNews.com, SC - #NukeGate: A Look A SCANA's Executive Compensation
  • FITSNews.com, SC - #NukeGate: More Lawsuits
  • Augusta Chronicle - Utilities selling settlement over failed nuclear project
  • The State - Is nuclear fiasco beginning of the end for SCANA? - Sammy Fretwell
  • Charlotte Business Journal - V.C. Summer owners make $1.85B deal to ensure they recover some costs of the failed nuclear project - John Downey
  • WACH FOX 57 Columbia SC - SCE&G and Santee Cooper signs deal selling their money rights - Jamal Goss
  • The State - SCANA, Santee Cooper sell nuclear guarantee for quicker payout - Sammy Fretwell
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Gov. Henry McMaster sets deadline for Santee Cooper buyers, pushes interim CEO - Andy Shain
  • Charleston Post and Courier - SCANA, Santee Cooper accept $171 million discount to cash in now on Toshiba nuclear settlement - Thad Moore
  • Augusta Chronicle - Utilities selling settlement over failed nuclear project
  • The State - How much worse was the original Bechtel nuclear report? - Cindi Ross Scoppe
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Internal Westinghouse document warned South Carolina nuclear reactor construction was 'at risk' in 2011 - Andrew Brown
  • Detroit News - Company delays planned closure of Mich. nuclear plant - Associated Press
  • All Things Nuclear - START from the Beginning: 25 Years of US-Russian Nuclear Weapons Reductions - Eryn MacDonald, analyst
  • Japan Times - Restart of Oi nuclear reactors gets implicit approval from Fukui assembly
  • Polish Radio - Several 'models' for Poland's first nuclear power plant: energy ministry
  • The State - New nuclear lawsuit goes after SCANA officials' bonuses - John Monk
  • U.S. News & World Report - US Energy Secretary to Visit Ohio Uranium Plant Site Cleanup
  • San Luis Obispo New Times - Letter: PG&E needs to pack nuclear waste in thicker containersLinda Seeley, Los Osos
  • All Things Nuclear - North Korea's Next Test? - Gregory Kulacki, China project manager and senior analyst
  • Radio New Zealand - Author challenges British denial over Pacific nuclear legacy
  • Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty - 'Left To Die As Guinea Pigs': Tatar Village Struggles On, 60 Years After Nuclear Catastrophe
  • Utility Dive - South Carolina AG: SCANA should not charge customers for failed Summer nuke - Robert Walton
  • SOFREP - U.S. Navy sets course for a new fleet of nuclear missile subs SOFREP Original Content - Alex Hollings
  • Macleay Argus NSW Australia - Opposition fires up over nuclear power station chatter
  • Egypt Independent - plant deal in October - Al-Masry Al-Youm
  • Xinhua News - Iran gears up to develope nuclear-driven submarines, warships - EnviroNews
  • Environews - Dams Place 39 US Reactors in Line of Fire Says Nuclear Expert – Fukushima-Style Scenarios Possible (Pt. 6)
  • KATU Portland - Portland's Cold War history lies buried under Kelly Butte - Reed Andrews
  • Reuters - Exclusive: Blackstone, Apollo team up for Westinghouse bid - sources - Greg Roumeliotis, Jessica DiNapoli
  • Japan Today - TEPCO closer to approval for first reactor restarts after Fukushima
  • RTO Insider - Vogtle, the Law of Holes, and Two Modest Proposals - Steve Huntoon
  • Pakistan Observer - Pakistan's NSG membership - Dr Zafar Nawaz Jaspal
  • Southern Maryland News Net - Calvert Cliffs Nuclear Power Plant Sirens to be Tested
  • Xinhua News - China makes "enormous" efforts in addressing Korean Peninsula nuclear issue: spokesman
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Demand relief for ratepayers
  • World Nuclear News - Largest French nuclear training centre opens
  • World Nuclear News - Westinghouse signs Bohunice V1 dismantling contract
  • World Nuclear News - VC Summer owners monetise Toshiba guarantee
  • San Clemente Times - Letter: Why Aren't More People Concerned About Nuclear Waste Near San Clemente? - Jenifer Massey, San Clemente
  • East County Magazine, San Diego CA - HOUSE COMMITTEE HOLDS HEARING ON SOLUTIONS TO MOVE NUCLEAR WASTE AWAY FROM SAN ONOFRE
  • Lucknow Sentinel Canada - Nuclear Waste Management Organization contributes $10,000 to Point Clark harbour restoration
  • The Conversation - Why Canada must not be shut out of the neutron technology it invented
  • Columbus Dispatch - Energy Secretary Rick Perry plans Piketon visit on Friday - Jessica Wehrman
  • Calvert Recorder - Nuke plant deemed prepared for emergencies - Tamara Ward
  • Clawson News - Plans to dump Hinkley Point mud off south Wales criticised
  • Business Recorder - France raises carbon taxes, to repay EDF renewables debt
  • USGS - M 4.8 - 35km E of Namie, Japan
  • IAEA - Italian and Pakistani Bust Donations add to the "Nuclear Art" Collection of the IAEA - Stephanie Halasz, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - With Revised Guidelines, IAEA Review Helps Enhance Transparency and Openness in Developing Nuclear Infrastructure - Elisabeth Dyck, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • IAEA - Namibia Enlists the IAEA to Help Study the Health of the Coastal Marine Ecosystem: Preliminary Scientific Report Handed-Over - Lucas Smalldon, IAEA Department of Nuclear Sciences and Applications
  • IAEA - Better Control of Radioactive Sources: Caribbean Regulators Start First-of-a-Kind Training - K. Glenn, IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation
  • Trend News Agency - 'Without inspections, Iran deal is empty promise' - US envoy to UN
  • NHK World - Okinawa disposes of unexploded shells
  • Asahi Shimbun - Yakuza arrested in Fukushima decontamination work racket - Kenta Yasumi
  • Asahi Shimbun - Troubled Toshiba, Bain finalize sale of memory-chip business - The Associated Press
  • Japan Times - Chip sweepstakes wind down as Toshiba inks ¥2 trillion deal with Bain group - Japan News
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - 2 equity firms link in bid for Westinghouse
  • Mainichi Daily News - Political ideals of Koike, ex-member of 5 national political parties, unclear
  • Bellona - What can Russia learn from its flashy new nuclear icebreaker push? - Charles Digges
  • Press TV - Possibility of opening Iran nuclear deal a 'myth': Zarif
  • House of Representatives - Testimony of Dr. Edwin Lyman, Senior Scientist, Global Security Program, Union of Concerned Scientists, "Examining America's Nuclear Waste Management and Storage", Before the Oversight and Government Reform Committee, Subcommittee on the Interior, Energy and Environment, September 26, 2017
  • House of Representatives - Testimony of Prof. David G. Victor, Chairman of the San Onofre Community Engagement Panel, before the House Oversight and Government Reform Subcommittee on Interior, Energy and Environment
  • House of Representatives - TESTIMONY ON BEHALF OF THE ENERGY COMMUNITIES ALLIANCE OF CHUCK SMITH, JR., COUNCIL MEMBER, AIKEN COUNTY, SOUTH CAROLINA, CHAIRMAN, ENERGY COMMUNITIES ALLIANCE, BEFORE THE SUBCOMMITTEE ON THE INTERIOR, ENERGY, AND ENVIRONMENT HOUSE OVERSIGHT AND GOVERN MENT REFORM COMMITTEE REGARDING "EXAMINING AMERICA'S NUCLEAR WASTE MANAGE MENT AND STORAGE", SEPTEMBER 26, 2017
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Environmental Assessments; Availability, etc.: Dominion Nuclear Connecticut, Inc. Millstone Power Station, Unit No. 2 FR Document: 2017-20726 Citation: 82 FR 45322 PDF Pages 45322-45324 (3 pages) Permalink
  • Lincoln County Record - Commissioners Visit with Sen. Masto - Dave Maxwell
  • Power Engineering - Energy Officials Complain About Lack of Progress at Yucca Mountain
  • Mainichi Daily News - 3 nabbed over alleged illicit job mediation for Fukushima cleanup workers
  • Tokyo Reporter - Yakuza illegally referred workers for decontamination work at Fukushima - Tokyo Reporter
  • Chillicothe Gazette - On-site disposal debate reaches Chillicothe - Chris Balusik
  • DOE:EM - Contract Awarded for Professional Support Services at Department of Energy Office of Environmental Management Sites
  • DOE:EM - Contract Awarded for Technical Support at Department of Energy Environmental Management (EM) Sites Across the DOE Complex

    Wednesday, September 27, 2017

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Officials frustrated over lack of progress on Yucca Mountain - Gary Martin
  • KPBS - Energy, Environment House Subcommittee Hears San Onofre Safety Concerns - Alison St John
  • High Country News - What is the Department of Energy? - Rebecca Worby
  • Newsweek - Fukushima Cleanup: Highly Radioactive Nuclear Fuel will Remain in Reactors until at Least 2023 - Janissa Delzo
  • Qantara.de - Trump's UN debut: The axis of evil is back
  • Reuters - China National Nuclear, Shenhua team up to develop gen-4 reactor - David Stanway
  • Santa Fe Reporter - Nuclear Neighborhood: A company that made equipment to detect radiation left toxic material in a shuttered Santa Fe building - Aaron Cantú
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Feds give LANL operator more time to manage environmental cleanup - Rebecca Moss
  • Albuquerque Journal - LANL operator gets a $65 million clean-up contract extension - Mark Oswald
  • Daily Californian - UC competes for control of Los Alamos National Laboratory, home of the atomic bomb - Malini Ramaiyer and Rishabh Nijhawan
  • Los Alamos Monitor - LANS gets 6-month extension on legacy cleanup contract
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - WIPP road repairs cost $27M in state settlement funds - Adrian C Hedden
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - New Mexico receives road money as part of settlement - The Associated Press
  • KOSA-TV CBS 7 Odessa - Texas firm awarded $19M for storing New Mexico nuclear waste
  • Oak Ridge Today - ORNL reports strong interest in voluntary separations, but still needs to review applications - John Huotari
  • KIFI Idaho Falls - INL holds Super Lab demonstration - Michaela Leung
  • Daily Energy Insider - Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory discovers key ingredient for hydrogen storage - Chris Galford
  • Red Dirt Report, OK - OpEd: The hellish road to Hanford - and beyond - Andrew W. Griffin
  • Tri-City Herald - Conflict of interest? CH2M purchase would give Jacobs 2 Hanford contracts - Annette Cary
  • Bloomberg - Czechs Can Build Nuclear Unit Without Foreign Money, Babis Says - Ladka Mortkowitz Bauerova
  • Bloomberg - Hedge Funds to Buy Scana's $2 Billion Toshiba Penalty - Sridhar Natarajan and Eliza Ronalds-Hannon
  • Reuters - Santee Cooper to sell claims from Toshiba for failed nuclear project - Anirban Paul
  • Reuters - France raises carbon taxes, to repay EDF renewables debt - Bate Felix, Geert De Clercq
  • Reuters - Radioactive leak at Sweden's Studsvik gets level 2 severity rating - Anna Ringstrom
  • Reuters - RPT-UPDATE 2-Fortum to launch $9.5 bln bid for German utility Uniper - Christoph Steitz and Jussi Rosendahl
  • Reuters - Czech election favourite Babis says CEZ split would cost consumers - Jason Hovet
  • Reuters - Thousands evacuated in Ukraine as ammunition depot explodes - Pavel Polityuk
  • Reuters - China National Nuclear, Shenhua team up to develop gen-4 reactor - David Stanway
  • Reuters - Top U.S. general says exiting Iran nuclear pact would make future deals tough - Idrees Ali
  • Forbes blog - Nuclear Power Is 'On Its Back,' Former CIA Director Says - Jeff McMahon
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Group opposes bringing German nuclear material through Charleston to Savannah River Site - Derrek Asberry
  • Charleston Post and Courier - SCANA, Santee Cooper taking $171 million discount to cash in nuclear settlement with Toshiba - Thad Moore
  • South Strand News, SC - Lawmakers ask police to probe co-owner of failed nuke plant - Meg Kinnard Associated Press
  • The State - How much worse was the original Bechtel nuclear report? - Cindi Ross Scoppe
  • Charleston Post and Courier - S.C. utility watchdog wants power bills cut after attorney general questions law behind nuke fiasco - Jamie Lovegrove and Thad Moore
  • Augusta Chronicle - State police probe 'potential criminality' in SC nuclear project - Associated Press
  • Charleston Post and Courier - State utility regulators ask for electric charges related to SC nuclear reactors to be rolled back - Andrew Brown
  • Charlotte Business Journal - SCANA Corp. may be barred from charging customers for failed V.C. Summer project - John Downey
  • The State - SCE&G customers rip utility at House hearing on failed reactor project - Sammy Fretwell
  • Rock Hill Herald - SCE&G customers may get break on power bills to offset nuclear plant debacle - John Monk and Sammy Fretwell
  • ABC Columbia - SC Attorney General Sounds Off on Law Allowing Rate Hikes, Calling it 'Constitutionally Suspect - Alexis Frazier
  • ABC Columbia - SLED Investigating SCANA, Santee Cooper - Rob Dew
  • WCBD News 2, Charleston, SC - News 2 I-Team: What utility customers should know about failed nuclear plant investigation - Libba Holland
  • Charleston Post and Courier - State criminal investigation opened into SCANA's role in South Carolina nuclear project collapse - Jamie Lovegrove
  • Free Times, Columbia SC - City Watch: Those Epic Consequences May Be Coming for SCANA - Kevin Fisher
  • WCBD News 2, Charleston, SC - State police confirm probe of failed nuke plant - Associated Press
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Santee Cooper to vote on plan to cash in now on Toshiba settlement - John McDermott
  • FITSNews.com, SC - #NukeGate: SLED Launches Investigation
  • Free Times, Columbia SC - FT Roundup: House Wants SLED to Investigate SCANA - Chris Trainor
  • Charleston Post and Courier - South Carolina attorney general: Law that funded nuclear project is 'constitutionally suspect' - Thad Moore
  • Union of Concerned Scientists - Here's every nuclear weapon in the US arsenal
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - LANL temporarily suspends workers who violated nuclear protocols - Rebecca Moss
  • WACH FOX 57 Columbia SC - SCE&G customers seek answers after nuclear plant fails - Jamal Goss
  • Atlanta Journal-Constitution blog - The good news for backers of Plant Vogtle's expanded nuclear capacity - Jim Galloway
  • Huffington Post blog - Opponents of the Iran Deal Should Face Facts. and Here They Are - Daniel R. DePetris
  • Washington Examiner - The world must stop ignoring Iran's pattern of obstructing nuclear inspections - Alejo Vidal-Quadras
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Abe-Koike fault lines center on tax hike, nuclear power--Rival conservatives generally on the same page over Japan's security - Tsubasa Suruga
  • Scout Warrior - The U.S. Navy's Nuclear Submarines Could Be Made Obsolete - Michael Peck
  • Albuquerque Journal - NNSA says no safety impact from plutonium violation at Los Alamos - Mark Oswald
  • TVO Ontario - OpEd: Why nuclear power is the backbone of Ontario's clean electricity systemJohn Barrett
  • Daily Mail - Living under the cloud of nuclear war: Stunning photographs show the detonation of Soviet nukes being tested in the Fifties - Gareth Davies
  • High Country News - What is the Nuclear Regulatory Commission? - Rebecca Worby
  • WIS-TV Columbia, SC - SLED investigates multi-billion dollar nuclear failure, as electric customers weigh-in - Ashleigh Holland
  • Anadolu Agency Ankara - World Nuclear Assn. hails start of Akkuyu plant's build - Huseyin Erdogan
  • Yonhap News - IAEA chief to visit S. Korea to discuss N. Korean nuke issue
  • Business Wire - New AREVA: Largest Nuclear Training Center in France Opens Its Doors - New AREVA
  • Sputnik News - US Navy Pours $5 Billion More into Replacing Nuclear Ohio-Class Submarines
  • Business Standard India - Book Review: A mission to ensure a nuclear-free South Asia -- and why it failed - Vikas Datta, IANS
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Questions of legality and corruption heat up in S.C. - Kristi E. Swartz
  • Al Bawaba - Nuclear Education to Have a Positive Impact on Egypt's Economy – Experts
  • The Asia-Pacific Diplomat - Grappling with the Bomb: 60 Years After Britain's Pacific Hydrogen Bomb Tests - An interview with Nic Maclellan w/Catherine Putz
  • San Juan Record, Monticello, Ut - Energy Fuels holds open house at White Mesa Mill
  • Windham County Commons - False choice--With both companies attempting to thwart the regulatory process, Entergy and NorthStar's inherently weak and incomplete proposal demands scrutiny - Schuyler Gould
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - NRA gives Niigata reactors initial OK
  • Middletown Press and Journal, PA - Three Mile Island group sounds the alarm again: Lawmakers aren't doing anything to help - Dan Miller
  • Greenfield Recorder, MA - Plans to clean up Vt. Yankee met with criticism from environmental groups - Richie Davis
  • Yonhap News - Opposition leader to visit U.S. to call for redeployment of tactical nukes
  • Southeast Energy News - Westinghouse asks court to block Georgia Power from ending Vogtle nuclear contract - Brye Steeves
  • Clemson Newsstand, Clemson University, SC - Researchers get $1 million to study materials involved in nuclear energy - Paul Alongi, College of Engineering, Computing and Applied Sciences
  • JoyNews Ghana - Ghana: Uranium deal with China 'shrouded in secrecy'; Minority demands clarity
  • Central Penn Business Journal - Pro-nuclear coalition cites local business impact of TMI closure - Roger DuPuis
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Texas firm awarded $19M for storing New Mexico nuclear waste - The Associated Press
  • MensXP - Operation HAT: How CIA Lost A Nuclear Device In India While Spying On China and Almost Polluted Ganga - Anshul Gandhi
  • London Times - Sellafield nuclear site workers strike over pay offer - Emily Gosden
  • BBC - Sellafield nuclear site workers walk out on strike
  • BelTA - Belarusian R&D for rehabilitating territories around Fukushima nuclear power plant
  • Tri-City Herald - Meet the 1st parks manager of the Hanford national park at open house - Annette Cary
  • Public Citizen - MEDIA ALERT: Public Citizen's Leading Experts on Regulation Can Push Back on Trump's Deregulation Speech
  • NRC - NRC Seeks Comments on Draft FY 2018-2022 Strategic Plan
  • NRC - NRC Begins Special Inspection at Maryland NIST Facility
  • USGS - M 5.8 - 79km ESE of Hachinohe, Japan
  • IAEA - With Revised Guidelines, IAEA Review Helps Enhance Transparency and Openness in Developing Nuclear Infrastructure - Elisabeth Dyck, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • IAEA - Namibia Enlists the IAEA to Help Study the Health of the Coastal Marine Ecosystem: Preliminary Scientific Report Handed-Over - Lucas Smalldon, IAEA Department of Nuclear Sciences and Applications
  • IAEA - Better Control of Radioactive Sources: Caribbean Regulators Start First-of-a-Kind Training - K. Glenn, IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation
  • World Nuclear News - South Korea a 'nuclear success story'
  • World Nuclear News - Radioisotope supplies stable but still vulnerable
  • World Nuclear News - Global nuclear organisations enhance cooperation
  • Trend News Agency - Iran on verge of nuclear leap: Trump's confrontation may backfire - Elmira Tariverdiyeva
  • Asahi Shimbun - Melted fuel, other challenges left in Fukushima nuclear cleanup
  • Asahi Shimbun - EU to lift import curbs on rice from Fukushima, more deals likely
  • Japan Times - Fuel shortage looms as Japan fires up biomass energy - Yuka Obayashi
  • Press TV - Top US general says Iran complying with nuclear deal
  • Press TV - IAEA monitoring of Iran deal going on smoothly: Amano
  • Press TV - Iran missile tests don't breach international accords: Russia
  • Press TV - Elimination of nukes every state's legal, political, moral responsibility: Iran
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Rule List of Approved Spent Fuel Storage Casks: TN Americas, LLC, Standardized NUHOMS Horizontal Modular Storage System, Certificate of Compliance No. 1004, Renewal of Initial Certificate and Amendments FR Document: 2017-20710 Citation: 82 FR 44879 PDF Pages 44879-44886 (8 pages)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Proposed Rule List of Approved Spent Fuel Storage Casks: TN Americas, LLC, Standardized NUHOMS Horizontal Modular Storage System, Certificate of Compliance No. 1004, Renewal of Initial Certificate and Amendments FR Document: 2017-20709 Citation: 82 FR 44971 PDF Pages 44971-44974 (4 pages)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Domestic Licensing of Special Nuclear Material FR Document: 2017-20665 Citation: 82 FR 45071 PDF Pages 45071-45072 (2 pages)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Guidance: Emergency Planning for Research and Test Reactors and Other Non-Power Production and Utilization Facilities FR Document: 2017-20693 Citation: 82 FR 45073 PDF Pages 45073-45074 (2 pages)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Guidance: Physical Inventories and Material Balances at Fuel Cycle Facilities FR Document: 2017-20694 Citation: 82 FR 45074 PDF Pages 45074-45075 (2 pages)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Mandatory Review for Declassification FR Document: 2017-20706 Citation: 82 FR 45072 PDF Pages 45072-45073 (2 pages)
  • Workers Compensation Programs Office - Notice Meetings: Advisory Board on Toxic Substances and Worker Health; Subcommittee Teleconference FR Document: 2017-20620 Citation: 82 FR 45070 PDF Pages 45070-45071 (2 pages)
  • Senator Dean Heller (R-NV) - Heller Makes the Case Against Yucca Mountain to U.S. House of Representatives
  • Foreign Policy - The Myth of a 'Better' Iran Deal - Colin Kahl
  • DOE:EERE - Energy Department Launches Up to $15 Million to Tackle Solar Desalination
  • NIRS - H.R. 3053, the Nuclear Waste Policy Amendments Act of 2017!
  • Lompoc Record - Our View: Power and the future
  • Energy Collective - Interview with Claude Fischer Herzog: "EU Needs a Nuclear Industrial Policy" - Clare Taylor
  • JD Supra - Energy Hearings this Week
  • Asbury Park Press - What will happen to Oyster Creek's radioactive waste? - Amanda Oglesby

    Tuesday, September 26, 2017

  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Governor Announces Nearly $27 Million Of Road Improvements From WIPP Settlement - Carol A. Clark
  • KRQE News 13 Albuquerque - Improvements planned for route used to carry nuclear waste to WIPP
  • Albuquerque Journal - LANL: No risk of radioactive 'criticality' accident in recent incident - Mark Oswald
  • Los Alamos Monitor - State committee discuses chromium plume cleanup - Tris DeRoma
  • AP News - North Korean diplomat says tweet by Trump 'declared war' - Edith M. Lederer
  • Bloomberg - Scana Says S.C. Is Seeking Criminal Probe of Nuclear Project - Jim Polson
  • Bloomberg - Entire U.S. Nuclear Power Fleet Could Disappear in 38 Years: S&P - Mark Chediak
  • Reuters - European ambassadors to U.S. back Iran nuclear pact - Patricia Zengerle
  • Reuters - U.S. energy secretary asks oil industry to study carbon capture technology - Valerie Volcovici
  • Reuters - IAEA chief calls for clarity on disputed section of Iran nuclear deal - Francois Murphy
  • National Defense - Nuclear Modernization Programs Advancing Amid Doubts - Jon Harper
  • Charleston Post Courier - Companies building failed S.C. nuclear project 'were looking to cut corners' as state's top cops asked to investigate - Jamie Lovegrove and Andrew Brown
  • google - SCANA|Santee Cooper|SCE&G
  • Charleston Post Courier - Santee Cooper to vote on plan to cash in on $976M nuclear plant settlement - John McDermott
  • Charlotte Business Journal - South Carolina opens criminal probe of failed V.C. Summer nuclear project - John Downey
  • Charleston Post Courier - New federal lawsuit accuses SCANA of racketeering, negligence in V.C. Summer project - Thad Moore
  • Florence Morning News, SC - Utilities facing 'difficult' time, state official tells Rotarians - Jessica Imbimbo
  • WCIV ABC News 4, Charleston SC - S.C. lawmakers, AG ask SLED for criminal investigation of SCANA over nuclear project - Associated Press
  • Charleston Post Courier - South Carolina attorney general: Law that funded nuclear project is 'constitutionally suspect' - Thad Moore
  • WCBD News 2, Charleston, SC - AG Alan Wilson: Law at heart of failed nuclear reactors "constitutionally suspect" - Associated Press
  • Charleston Post Courier - S.C. House utility panel chairman slams SCANA's 'arrogance' in withholding information - Jamie Lovegrove
  • The Ledger Gazette, Sioux Falls , SD - Comparing Scana Corporation (SCG) and Its Competitors - Sebastian Weber
  • WCBD News 2, Charleston, SC - Public hearing for ratepayer protection committee set for Tuesday
  • Upstate Business Journal, SC - More VC Summer fallout: 250 losing jobs at pipe facility in Laurens - Rudolph Bell
  • The State - SCANA accused of conspiring against customers it charged for failed nuclear plant - Sammy Fretwell
  • The State - SC House leaders ask SLED to investigate SCANA for fraud - Jamie Self
  • The State - SCANA accused of conspiring against customers it charged for failed nuclear plant - Sammy Fretwell
  • Augusta Chronicle - SC lawmakers want state to look into failed nuke plant - Meg Kinnard, Associated Press
  • Charleston Post Courier - Companies building failed S.C. nuclear project 'were looking to cut corners' as state's top cops asked to investigate - Jamie Lovegrove and Andrew Brown
  • ABC Columbia - House Members Call for SLED Investigation of SCE&G's Involvement in V.C. Summer Failure - Gabrielle Franklin
  • Charleston Post Courier - Companies building failed S.C. nuclear project 'were looking to cut corners' as state's top cops asked to investigate - Jamie Lovegrove and Andrew Brown
  • Charleston Post Courier - New federal lawsuit accuses SCANA of racketeering, negligence in V.C. Summer project - Thad Moore
  • WIS-TV Columbia, SC - House committee formed after V.C. Summer debacle to hold public hearing
  • PR Newswire - Motley Rice LLC Commences Review Of SCANA Nuclear Project - Motley Rice LLC
  • Atlanta Business Chronicle - Charging consumers for failed S.C. nuke plant 'constitutionally suspect' official says - By Mark Meltzer -[text]
  • Brown County Democrat - The Latest: Utilities may sell settlement on nuclear project
  • Newsweek - Fukushima Cleanup: Highly Radioactive Nuclear Fuel Will Remain in Reactors Until at Least 2023 - Janissa Delzo
  • Washington Post - Multiple challenges remain to Fukushima nuclear cleanup - Mari Yamaguchi?|?AP
  • The Guardian - Wind power is now cheaper than nuclear – the energy revolution is happening - John Sauven
  • London Times - Aborigines challenge nuclear waste transfers from Dounreay - Gabriella Bennett
  • Jersey Digs - As Nuclear Power Plant Closes, What is Lacey Township's Economic Future Like? - Jared Kofsky
  • Mainichi Daily News - Spent nuclear fuel removal at Fukushima plant to be delayed again
  • Aiken Standard - CNTA establishes Speakers Bureau to further nuclear knowledge - CNTA, a nonprofit organization, provides information and education on nuclear technology to stakeholders and the public to ensure factual information is presented about the benefits and risks of nuclear technologies
  • Power Technology - Fortum's Loviisa nuclear power plant resumes operation after annual maintenance outage
  • Southwest Colorado Journal - Cameco to resume radioactive waste shipments - Jim Mimiaga
  • The Conversation - Solar power alone won't solve energy or climate needs - Jatin Nathwani, Professor and Ontario Research Chair in Public Policy for Sustainable Energy, Faculty of Engineering, Faculty of Environment, University of Waterloo
  • The Sentinel, India - 3 nabbed with 35 kg suspected uranium - New York Patch
  • Peekskill-Cortlandt Patch - Closing Indian Point: The Locals Have A Checklist - Lanning Taliaferro
  • Reuters - Britain opens first subsidy-free solar power farm - Susanna Twidale
  • News & Star - 24-hour Sellafield strike to take place tomorrow amid pay row
  • pv magazine - Georgia Power continues renewable expansion, including solar - Mark Burger
  • Energy Live News - Decommissioning milestone at Oldbury nuclear site
  • Financial Post - Government's mega utility projects spell mega-ruin - Brady Yauch, economist and Executive Director of the Consumer Policy Institute
  • BelTA - Top Belarusian rescue workers taking part in exercise in Bosnia-Herzegovina
  • HNN Huntingtonnews - Owens Ground Water Contamination Spurs Public Hearings - Tony E. Rutherford, News Editor
  • Utility Dive - Perry: DOE still weighing state policy intervention for gas pipelines, grid reliability - Gavin Bade
  • NWTRB - DOE letter response on September 12, 2017 to the Board letter of August 25, 2017 on the Board review of the Sister Rod Test Plan of July 2017
  • USGS - M 3.4 - 29km SW of Hawthorne, Nevada
  • World Nuclear News - World Nuclear Association welcomes Akkuyu construction
  • World Nuclear News - Nuclear energy a priority for UAE, minister says
  • World Nuclear News - Civil construction completed at Tianwan 5
  • NHK World - Plan to scrap Fukushima Daiichi reviewed
  • NHK World - Info on Nankai Trough quake to be issued
  • NHK World - A-bomb survivors urge joining the UN nuclear pact
  • NHK World - EU to ease restrictions on Fukushima food imports
  • Asahi Shimbun - 3-year delay in removal of fuel rods from Fukushima plant - Chikako Kawahara
  • Japan Times - Spent nuclear fuel removal at Fukushima plant pushed back again - Japan News
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Fukushima N-fuel removal delayed
  • Jiji Press - Japan to Delay Fukushima N-Fuel Removal by 3 Years
  • Jiji Press - (Update) Japan-U.S. Nuclear Cooperation Pact to Be Extended
  • Jiji Press - Japan Unveils New Guidelines for Quake Disaster Management
  • Jiji Press - Japan to Review Prediction-Based Measures against Big Quake
  • Bellona - New Russian pollution report long on scary data, short on solutions - Charles Digges
  • Bellona - Chemicals used in Deepwater Horizon spill are harmful to people, study proves – finally - Charles Digges
  • BelTA - COMMENTARY: Belarus to welcome number of IAEA review missions before nuclear power plant goes online
  • Press TV - European ambassadors to US strongly support JCPOA
  • International Trade Commission - Notice Uranium from Russia FR Document: 2017-20502 Citation: 82 FR 44842 PDF Page 44842 (1 page)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Draft Fiscal Years 2018-2022 Strategic Plan FR Document: 2017-20538 Citation: 82 FR 44858 PDF Pages 44858-44859 (2 pages)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Facility Operating and Combined Licenses: Applications and Amendments Involving No Significant Hazards Considerations; Biweekly Notice FR Document: 2017-20475 Citation: 82 FR 44847 PDF Pages 44847-44858 (12 pages)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards FR Document: 2017-20542 Citation: 82 FR 44846 PDF Pages 44846-44847 (2 pages)

    Monday, 25 September, 2017

  • Las Vegas Sun - Letter: Green energy is the answer - Joanne Leovy, Las Vegas
  • Global Research - "Unlimited Imperialism", History of American Militarism: Light at the End of the Tunnel? - Francis A. Boyle
  • Scoop NZ - Stones to Drones: A Short History of War on Earth - David Swanson
  • Washington Post - Whistleblowers at U.S. funded research institutions fear retaliation - Joe Davidson
  • Vermont Journalism Trust - Leahy and Grassley call for Justice Department whistleblower protections - Elizabeth Hewitt
  • Petoskey News-Review, MI - OPINION: Kendall Stanley – Think, for heaven's sake! text
  • Bloomberg - India's Modi Starts $2.5 Billion Plan to Grow Electricity Access - Rajesh Kumar Singh
  • Bloomberg - Editorial: More Sanctions, Fewer Insults Against North Korea
  • Reuters - France cuts renewable energy grid connection costs - Geert De Clercq
  • Reuters - India unveils $2.5 bln plan to electrify all households by end 2018 - Sudarshan Varadhan and Mohi Narayanan
  • Reuters - France to invest 7 billion euros in renewable energy plan: government document - Bate Felix
  • Reuters - UAE's first nuclear reactor to operate in 2018: minister - Stanley Carvalho
  • Xinhua News - U.S. will "do everything" to avoid nuclear war with DPRK: U.S. treasury secretary
  • Charleston Post Courier - South Carolina House leaders ask state law enforcement chief to investigate nuclear project debacle - Jamie Lovegrove and Andrew Brown
  • WLTX Columbia, SC - House Asks SLED to Investigate SCE&G Over VC Summer Failure
  • Business Insider - An economist explains why a national monument with free admission is way more valuable than the uranium ore beneath it - Jerry Nickelsburg
  • Al-Arabiya - UAE Energy Minister: First nuclear reactor to be operational next year
  • Zee News - US reveals 9 secret locations housing Pakistan's nuclear weapons, raises 'takeover' alarm
  • NSW Daily Telegraph - Mark Latham: Australia needs to go nuclear to prevent power shortages - Mark Latham
  • BBC - Plans to dump Hinkley Point mud off south Wales criticised - Steffan Messenger
  • Radio New Zealand - Marshalls reminds UN of nuclear horror
  • Herald Scotland - Dounreay: The massive and most complex nuclear clean-up in Europe - Fiona McKay
  • Middle East Monitor - Sudan's first nuclear power plant nears completion
  • Herald Scotland - Australian Aborigines move to block shipments of Scottish nuclear waste
  • Grand Junction Sentinel - Test area shrinks for drilling near Rulison nuke site - Dennis Webb
  • Trend News Agency - India intends to start uranium supplies from Uzbekistan - Ali Mustafayev
  • Focus Taiwan - Nuclear waste disposal contract with North Korea invalid: Taipower - Huang Li-yun and Y.F. Low
  • Shillong Times - IAEA allays fears over uranium mining effects
  • Trend News Agency - Kazakhstan's Ministry of Energy talks building nuclear power plant
  • Mainichi Daily News - Editorial: Remembering Fukushima's lessons as NRA ushers in new chairman
  • NASDAQ - Anti-nuclear group sues to block EDF's Flamanville reactor approval - Reuters
  • Hindustan Times - 'It kills slowly, painfully': Nagasaki atomic explosion survivor has a message for US, North Korea
  • London Times - Iran nuclear deal is best option, says Israeli general - Anshel Pfeffer, Jerusalem
  • UAE National - World's leading nuclear powers to meet in Abu Dhabi next month - James Langton
  • Western Mail - Hundreds of thousands of tonnes of 'radioactive' mud to be dumped off the Cardiff coast - Ruth Mosalski
  • Amarillo Globe-News - Federal auditors say US nuclear dump running out of room - Associated Press
  • Electric Light & Power - Michigan OKs Consumers Energy plan to opt out of buying nuclear plant's power
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Mich.'s Palisades plant moves closer to closure - Jeffrey Tomich
  • BelTA - Belarus, Ukraine to cooperate in nuclear energy
  • The Varsity, University of Toronto - Experiments explained: Baby Tooth Survey - Farah Badr
  • Lymphoma News Today - Radioactive Iodine Increases Risk of Thyroid Cancer Patient Developing Acute Myeloid Leukemia, Study Reports - Janet Stewart, MScby Janet Stewart, MSc
  • Tri-City Herald - What's new at PNNL? Fake fish, seaweed farming and smart lights - Annette Cary
  • Cape Cod Broadcasting - NRC Inspectors to Begin Pilgrim Reactor Operator Review - Brian Merchant
  • The Quint, India - On His 84th Birthday, a Look at Manmohan Singh's Life & Politics - Akriti Paracer
  • NWTRB - DOE letter response on September 12, 2017 to the Board letter of August 25, 2017 on the Board review of the Sister Rod Test Plan of July 2017
  • IAEA - Director General's Remarks at Insect Pest Control Laboratory Inauguration
  • IAEA - IAEA Inaugurates New Laboratory to Help Countries Fight Insect Pests
  • IAEA - Ambassador Darmansjah Djumala of Indonesia Takes Over as New Chairman of IAEA Board of Governors
  • World Nuclear News - Diversity key to US grid resilience
  • World Nuclear News - Strategic plan for uranium remediation in Central Asia
  • Trend News Agency - Iran President communicates counter-US act
  • BelTA - Gomel to host scientific conference on recovery from radiation accidents
  • google - site:presstv.com nuclear bushehr
  • NRC - Evaluation of Proposed NRC Modifications to the Probabilistic Risk Assessment Process
  • NRC - Independent Evaluation of NRC's Implementation of the Federal Information Security Modernization Act of 2014 for Fiscal Year 2017 – Region IV, Arlington, Texas
  • NRC - Evaluation of NRC's Management of Government Cell Phones
  • Unz Review - My Threats Are Bigger Than Your Threats - Eric Margolis
  • House Committee on oversight and government reform - Examining America's Nuclear Waste Management and Storage--Hearing Date: September 26, 2017 2:00 pm - Subcommittee on the Interior, Energy, and Environment
  • The Atlantic - Will Trump Change the Way Presidents Approach National Monuments? - Lena Felton
  • National Review - Trump Wants to Free Up Federal Lands, His Interior Secretary Fails Him - William Perry Pendley
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Renewals; Applications: South Texas Project Nuclear Operating Co. FR Document: 2017-20372 Citation: 82 FR 44666 PDF Pages 44666-44673
  • Workers Compensation Programs Office - Notice Requests for Nominations: Advisory Board on Toxic Substances and Worker Health FR Document: 2017-20335 Citation: 82 FR 44664 PDF Pages 44664-44665

    Sunday, September 24, 2017

  • East County Magazine, San Diego County, CA - Citizens Oversight to Announce Two Major Projects at San Onofre Public Event Sunday - Environmental Working Group
  • Environmental Working Group - Junk Rocket Science: How Trump's EPA Nominee Greenwashed Brain-Damaging Chemical - Scott Faber
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Sen. Domenici: a strong leader and supporter of LANL - Andrea D. Romero and Scarlet B. Rendleman
  • KOB Albuquerque - 2 more reported incidents at LANL puts safety back into question
  • Sputnik News - Iraqi Foreign Minister Asks Nuclear Powers to Assist In Reactor Construction
  • AP News - Trump points to Iran missile test in criticizing nuke deal
  • AP News - Iraq seeks other nations' help to build a nuclear reactor - Jennifer Peltz
  • Bloomberg - North Korea's A-Bomb Is Deterring U.S. First Strike, Russia Says - Elena Mazneva
  • Reuters video - N.Korea, at UN, says rockets to U.S. 'inevitable'
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Stamped for failure: Westinghouse and SCANA used unlicensed workers to design abandoned S.C. nuclear reactors - Andrew Brown
  • KSDK St. Louis - Citizen group prays for fix to Westlake Landfill nuclear waste problem - Sean Franklin
  • Sputnik News - North Korean Nuclear Weapons Means of Self-Protection - Foreign Minister
  • Wall Street Journal - Letter From North Korea: What Life Looks Like as Nuclear Crisis Mounts - John Lyons and Jonathan Cheng
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Japan-U.S. N-power deal set for extension - Makoto Mitsui
  • National Interest - 5 Reasons America's Nuclear Powered Aircraft Carriers are No Better than Old Battleships - Robert Farley
  • Nikkei Asian Review - North Korea sought mutual assured destruction ties with U.S. in 2016
  • New London Day - Editorial: Approve bill to help Millstone secure its future
  • Savannah Morning News - States should keep nuclear in the power mix - John Hanger and Marc Spitzer
  • Savannah Morning News - No corporate welfare: States shouldn't bail out nuclear plants - David Williams
  • West Somerset Free Press - Letter: This should be the death knell for Hinkley C - Alan Debenham, Clifford Avenue, Taunton.
  • Japan Times - Quiet energy revolution underway in Japan as dozens of towns go off the grid - Aaron Sheldrick and Osamu Tsukimori
  • Trend News Agency - Iran army kicks off massive drills along western frontier - Khalid Kazimov
  • NHK World - Hiroshima peace museum gets 70 millionth visitor
  • Japan Times - Probe Toshiba's latest results for misstatements, SESC staffers urge
  • Press TV - Russia rules out reopening talks on Iran's nuclear agreement
  • Press TV - Iran rejects renegotiation, revision of nuclear deal: Velayati
  • Press TV - Over 2,800 Syrian civilians killed in US-led airstrikes in 3 years: SOHR
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Renewals; Applications: South Texas Project Nuclear Operating Co. FR Document: 2017-20372 Citation: 82 FR 44666 PDF Pages 44666-44673
  • Workers Compensation Programs Office - Notice Requests for Nominations: Advisory Board on Toxic Substances and Worker Health FR Document: 2017-20335 Citation: 82 FR 44664 PDF Pages 44664-44665
  • PTI news - India in talks with countries like Uzbekistan to create uranium reserve
  • New Baltimore Voice - Efforts to squash plans for nuclear waste dump on Lake Huron escalate--Rep. Mitchell sends message to Canadian government - Jim Bloch
  • Moultrie News, Charleston, SC - South Carolina's Nuclear Scandal, 'Legal' Bribery and Silence - Phil Noble
  • Bangladesh Daily Star - history: The first nuclear physicist of Bangladesh--Dr Anwar Hossain - Am Harun Ar Rashid
  • Mainichi Daily News - Chiba court recognizes nuke disaster evacuees' 'loss of hometown' for first time
  • Japan Times - New NRA chief Fuketa vows to make Japan's atomic power plants safe
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Nearly 20% of Japan's quake recovery funds still sit idle
  • POWERnews - Is DOE's Advanced Reactor Program a Bust? - Kennedy Maize
  • POWERnews - Feds Subpoena Documents Related to 2016 Bechtel Audit of V.C. Summer Nuclear Expansion - Sonal Patel

    Saturday, September 23, 2017

  • Liberation News - Inaugural People's Congress of Resistance draws together grassroots leaders unified by a revolutionary vision - People's Congress of Resistance
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Report: LANL twice violated nuclear safety standards in Aug. - Rebecca Moss
  • Albuquerque Journal - 'Criticality safety event' occurred at LANL's plutonium facility - Mark Oswald
  • Reuters - France 'extremely concerned' by Iran ballistic missile test - John Irish
  • Reuters - Iraq asks U.N. for help to build new nuclear power reactor - Michelle Nichols
  • Reuters - China says North Korea quake not nuclear explosion - Ben Blanchard
  • Reuters - USGS says cannot confirm if North Korea quake natural or manmade - Lincoln Feast
  • Reuters - North Korea says rockets to U.S. 'inevitable' as U.S. bombers fly off North Korean coast - Michelle Nichols, Yara Bayoumy, Phil Stewart
  • Reuters - Iran tests new missile after U.S. criticizes arms program - John Irish and Joel Schectman
  • Reuters - Two seismic events in North Korea unlikely man-made: CTBTO - Michael Shields
  • Reuters - North Korea says rockets to U.S. 'inevitable' as U.S. bombers fly off North Korean coast - Michelle Nichols, Yara Bayoumy, Phil Stewart
  • Reuters - UAE says Iran violates 'letter and spirit' of nuclear deal - Yara Bayoumy
  • UK Independent - Discovery of radioactive metal points to 'success' of Nazi atomic bomb programme - Fiona Keating
  • RT - Evidence of Hitler's secret nuclear base unearthed by relic hunter
  • BBC News - North Korea: Mystery quake 'not nuclear test'
  • The Hindu - India third in nuclear power installations: study - Vidya Venkat
  • Willoughby News-Herald - Ohio's nuclear future uncertain, subsidies in New York, Illinois get court victories - Andrew Cass
  • The Hill blog - Federal energy subsidies go to far more than nuclear and coal producers</