Thursday, July 20, 2017

  • Austin American-Statesman - Waco Veterans Affairs office denies 92% of veteran benefit claims - Jeremy Schwartz
  • Huffington Post - Open Burns, Ill Winds--The Pentagon's handling of munitions and their waste has poisoned millions of acres, and left Americans to guess at the threat to their health - Abrahm Lustgarten
  • WBTV Charlotte, NC - Special: Catawba College alumna studying ecology near nuclear sites - David Whisenant
  • Environmental Defense Fund blog - EDF has deep concerns over nomination of industry consultant to lead toxics program at EPA - Richard Denison
  • KSFR Santa Fe Public Radio - Effects of NM's Nuclear Legacy Still Felt Today - Ellen Lockyer
  • Oak Ridge Today - Senate bill also rejects Trump's science cut, increases funding instead - John Huotari
  • Boulder Weekly - Letter(#2): An Open Letter to Fish & Wildlife Service, Rocky Flats Stewardship Council, JeffCo Commissioners - Rochelle Rittmaster
  • AP News - Swimming robot probes Fukushima reactor to find melted fuel - Mari Yamaguchi
  • AP News - McCain says 'I'll be back soon' as he battles brain cancer - Donna Cassata
  • AP News - Doctors: Sen. John McCain has brain tumor - Donna Cassata
  • Reuters - UPDATE 2-Finland's TVO wins partial ruling in nuclear reactor dispute with Areva - Jussi Rosendahl and Benjamin Mallet
  • Reuters - U.S. Navy chief asks Chinese counterpart for help on North Korea - Idrees Ali
  • Utility Dive - Report: Summer nuke could cost up to $10B more, should be abandoned - Peter Maloney
  • The State - Santee Cooper will be awash in excess power if SC nuke project is completed - Sammy Fretwell
  • The Nerve, S.C. Policy Council - Why is electricity so expensive in South Carolina? We pay more than any other state – but not all of us do - Robert Meyerowitz
  • Southeast Energy News - Reports: South Carolina nuclear plant means excess power, higher bills - Brye Steeves
  • News 12 Long Island - Newsday: Sec'y of defense vows to look into Bethpage plume
  • NY Newsday - Mattis to look into Navy use of radioactive materials in Bethpage - Emily C. Dooley
  • Japan Times - Tepco deploys new robot into Fukushima No. 1 reactor to locate fuel debris
  • Asahi Shimbun - Fukushima robot reveals collapsed scaffolding in nuclear reactor - Kohei Tomida
  • RT - Fukushima underwater drone hunts for missing nuclear fuel (VIDEO, PHOTOS)
  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - Pa. policymakers must value nuclear energy - Former Sen. Judd Gregg, Advocacy Council of Nuclear Matters
  • High Country News - Don't let this uranium mill repeat history - Stephanie Malin
  • Xinhua News - China's "city of nuclear bombs" now a patriotism education base
  • IAEA - One IAEA Workshop Boosts Several African Countries' Nuclear and Radiological Emergency Preparedness - Sinead Harvey, IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security
  • Radio New Zealand - French nuclear test victims' wait for compensation 'too long' - Maina Sage
  • Goderich Signal Star - Proposed Nuclear Waste Project - Kathleen Smith,
  • eNews Channel Africa - Russian nuclear SOE considers itself favourite for SA energy deal
  • Outlook India - India to set up five nuclear reactors in cooperation with Russia, France & USA
  • Xinhua News - Nuclear experts begin work to replace Ghana's 21-year-old reactor
  • Pakistan News International - Pakistan has taken constructive measures on nuclear safety: US State Department report - Waseem Abbasi
  • EnergyInfraPost - Global Centre For Nuclear Energy Partnership
  • Japan Times - Fukui governor and mayors ask Inada for added protection for reactors against North Korea attacks - Eric Johnston
  • Times of India - French nuclear plant outages and restarts - Reuters
  • International Business Times UK - Limitless, clean energy from nuclear fusion will be a reality in the UK by 2030 - Dr David Kingham
  • World Nuclear News - TVO gains further award in Olkiluoto arbitration
  • World Nuclear News - Ghanaian research reactor now set to run on LEU
  • World Nuclear News - UK sees steady income from decommissioning work
  • India.com - India-Japan Nuclear Energy Pact Comes Into Effect Today - Shubhang Chauhan
  • Louisville Courier-Journal - Estill neighbors want secret emails on radioactive dumping - James Bruggers
  • Times of India - German nuclear plant outages - Reuters
  • BBC - Sellafield firefighters strikes suspended following pay offer
  • CBC Canada - Professor has questions for North Bay landfill staff following radiation report
  • GAO - Nuclear Weapons Sustainment: Budget Estimates Report Contains More Information than in Prior Fiscal Years, but Transparency Can Be Improved GAO-17-557
  • NRC - NRC to Conduct Open House to Discuss 2016 Performance of Donald C. Cook Nuclear Power Plant
  • NWTRB - Update: Meeting Transcripts and Agendas
  • USGS - M 5.8 - 52km E of Namie, Japan
  • NHK World - Japan-India nuclear pact takes effect
  • NHK World - Gas may have ruptured bag at nuclear facility
  • NHK World - TEPCO chairman incurs fishermen's anger
  • Japan Times - Magnitude 5.6 quake hits Fukushima, felt in eastern Japan but no tsunami threats
  • Mainichi Daily News - Swimming robot probes Fukushima reactor to find melted fuel
  • Mainichi Daily News - M5.6 quake hits Fukushima, surrounding region in Japan's northeast
  • Mainichi Daily News - The renovation of east wing of the Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum
  • Press TV - Iran deal outcome of collective global cooperation: Mogherini
  • Press TV - New US sanctions on Iran 'ridiculous': Russian official
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Applications: Waste Control Specialists LLC's Consolidated Interim Spent Fuel Storage Facility Project; Withdrawal of Notice of Opportunity To Request a Hearing FR Document: 2017-15239 Citation: 82 FR 33521 PDF Pages 33521-33523 (3 pages) Permalink
  • Rep. Ruben Kihuen (D-NV4) - Rep. Kihuen introduces Amendment to defund Yucca Mountain Licensing Efforts
  • Rep. Dina Titus (D-NV1) - REPUBLICANS MUST LISTEN TO NEVADA AND MOTHER NATURE ON YUCCA MOUNTAIN
  • Pahrump Valley Times - 4.1 magnitude earthquake hits at Nevada National Security Site - Isabelle Delgado, and Daria Sokolova

    Wednesday, July 19, 2017

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Senate panel OKs spending bill without funds for restarting Yucca - Gary Martin
  • KTVN Reno - Key Senate Panel Excludes Yucca Mountain From Appropriations Bill
  • Las Vegas Sun - Senate appropriations bill moves without Yucca money - Yvonne Gonzalez
  • E&E Daily - APPROPRIATIONS: Senate panel OKs $38.4B energy and water spending bill - Christa Marshall and Ariel Wittenberg
  • Environment America - We All Need Clean Water and Clean Energy - Anna Aurilio
  • The Hill blog - Senate panel begins moving $38.4B energy, water spending bill - Devin Henry
  • The Chattanoogan - Alexander Says Funding Bill Includes Up To $78 Million For Chickamauga Lock Construction
  • Le Monde de l'Energie - L'avenir du nucléaire en questions - Pierre Papon
  • AllAfrica - Niger: A Forgotten Community - the Little Town in Niger Keeping the Lights On in France - Lucas Destrijcker and Mahadi Diouara
  • Newport News Daily Press - Debate over beryllium toxin reopened under Trump - Hugh Lessig
  • Palm Beach Post - Commentary: Science under threat in the Trump era - Andrew A. Rosenberg
  • Chicago Tribune - From overtime rules to worker protections, 5 ways Trump is shifting labor policy - Alexia Elejalde-Ruiz
  • Alamogordo Daily News - Tularosa Downwinders make strides in battle for recognition - Tara Melton
  • National Law Review - A Review of Recent Whistleblower Developments: July 18th
  • Los Alamos Monitor - LANL partners speak out on draft RFP - Tris DeRoma
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Senate subcommittee advances proposed DOE budget; proposal good for Oak Ridge - Brittany Crocker
  • Bloomberg - Moon Seeks 2020 Deal for Peace With Nuclear-Free North Korea - Kanga Kong
  • Bloomberg - Iran Vows to Respond to Any U.S. Sanctions Violating Nuclear Deal - Golnar Motevalli and Ladane Nasseri
  • Reuters - U.S. should move bases away if pursues sanctions: Iran guards
  • Reuters - Iran's Rouhani says new U.S. sanctions violate nuclear accord: state TV
  • Daily Mail - Japanese robot probes the radioactive water at Fukushima's nuclear reactor to find melted fuel - Daisy Dunne
  • Japan Today - Underwater robot probe inside Fukushima plant's No. 3 reactor begins
  • Xinhua News - TEPCO sends underwater robot probe inside disaster-ravaged reactor at Fukushima plant
  • Financial Times - UK issues coded warning to Brussels over nuclear waste - Andrew Ward in London and Alex Barker in Brussels
  • London Sun - Britain threatens to send radioactive plutonium back across the Channel as Brexit talks reach deadlock over nuclear regulation - Steve Hawkes
  • The State - Economist predicts spike in power bills if SCE&G nuke project moves ahead - Sammy Fretwell
  • ABC4 Mount Pleasant, SC - Report urges end of nuclear power plant project in Midlands - Seanna Adcox
  • EurActiv - German nuclear damage shows atomic and renewable power are unhappy bedfellows - Dagmar Dehmer
  • New Yorker - Is the Nuclear Deal with Iran Slipping Away? - Robin Wright
  • New Jersey On-Line - Could aging N.J. nuclear power plant be target for cybersecurity attack? - Associated Press
  • ABC.au - Australia quietly makes first uranium shipment to India three years after supply agreement - James Bennett
  • Economic Times - First Australian Uranium shipment is on its way to India - Dipanjan Roy Chaudhury
  • Reuters - TABLE-Swiss nuclear plant outages - Vera Eckert
  • Glen Rose Reporter, TX - Social media question leads to assurance of nuclear plant's security - Mark Wilson
  • Charlotte Business Journal - Report says abandoning Summer nuclear project could save S.C. customers billions - John Downey
  • Green Bay Press Gazette - County moving on after nuclear plant closing - Richard Ryman
  • Palm Beach Post blog - Nuclear panel: FPL's plan to inject wastewater into ground is okay - Susan Salisbury
  • KeysNews Florida - Turkey Point can flush down reactor water - Theresa Java
  • World Nuclear News - First criticality achieved at Fuqing 4
  • World Nuclear News - Nuclear an 'unconditional part' of green energy balance
  • World Nuclear News - Lawsuits against Illinois legislation dismissed
  • Charleston Post Courier - How the Manhattan Project changed the course of history - Alexandra Levy
  • Radio New Zealand - Tahiti nuclear test victim compensation process stalled
  • eNews Channel Africa - Russian nuclear SOE considers itself favourite for SA energy deal
  • Creamer Media's Engineering News - Russian nuclear giant in MoU with Africa's young nuclear professionals
  • Times of India - German nuclear plant outages - Vera Eckert
  • Japan Times - Japan taps tech to foil nuclear terrorism ahead of Tokyo Olympics
  • Lexology - Federal Judge Blocks Merger of Nuclear Waste Disposal Companies Rejecting "Failing Firm" Defense - McDermott Will & Emery
  • Yonhap News - Seoul views inter-Korean dialogue differently from N.K. nuke talks: official
  • WHNT News 19 Huntsville, AL - TVA posts their final environmental assessment involved with the selling of Bellefonte Nuclear Plant - Olivia Steen
  • Windham County Commons - Letter: Decommissioning nuclear power plants still demands public scrutiny - Ameila Shea, Wilton, NH
  • Daily Telegraph - Hinkley Point's cost to consumers surges to £50bn - Jillian Ambrose
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Turning the lights out: Manhattan Project-era switchyard clean-up complete - Brittany Crocker
  • IAEA - IAEA Tool Helps Energy Planners Evaluate Environmental Impacts of Various Sources of Electricity - Jennet Orayeva, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • Cape Cod Times - Letter: Release of tritium isn't without real hazards - David Agnew, Harwich
  • Yonhap News - Industry minster nominee vows to pursue energy policy shift based on social consensus - sshluck@yna.co.kr
  • The Guardian - UK threatens to return radioactive waste to EU without nuclear deal - Daniel Boffey in Brussels
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Waiting game resumes over Southern's Vogtle takeover - Kristi E. Swartz
  • Adelaide Advertiser - Greens push to stop public debate on nuclear waste dump in SA branded 'offensive' - Adam Langenberg
  • CM Mining Weekly - Nuclear is not just about energy – Niasa MD - Natasha Odendaal
  • York Daily Record - OpEd: Pa. lawmakers must keep TMI open (column) - Chris Reilly
  • Patriot-News - OpEd: Will TMI closure end in a meltdown for Pa's electricity consumers? - William F. Shughart II
  • IAEA - The Republic of the Congo Sets Sights on Being a Reference Centre for Cancer Control - James Howlett, IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation; Farid El Haffar, IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation
  • IAEA - Ten Years of Saving Lives: Controlling Cancer in Zambia - Louise Potterton, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Trend News Agency - Extending anti-Iran sanctions may void all efforts on Tehran-West nuclear compromise - Elmira Tariverdiyeva
  • Trend News Agency - IRGC commander comments on US sanctions against Iran
  • NHK World - Scaffolding at No.3 Fukushima reactor missing
  • NHK World - TEPCO chairman incurs fishermen's anger
  • NHK World - Nuclear regulators inspect Hamaoka plant
  • Asahi Shimbun - Abnormalities with containers found in 1996 at atomic agency - Takashi Sugimoto
  • Japan Times - Tepco sends new type of robot into Fukushima No. 1 reactor in search of fuel debris - Kazuaki Nagata
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - N-waste disposal sites to be indicated
  • Press TV - Iranian president vows due response to US sanctions
  • Senator Dean Heller (R-NV) - Key Senate Panel Excludes Yucca Mountain from Appropriations Bill
  • Rep. Jacky Rosen (D-NV3) - REP. ROSEN JOINS REP. KIHUEN IN INTRODUCING AMENDMENT TO STRIKE FUNDING FOR YUCCA MOUNTAIN
  • Sputnik News - Specter of Chernobyl: Ukraine 'Losing Control' of Its Nuclear Facilities
  • KRDO Colorado Springs, CO - PART 2: The Day We Bombed Colorado - Mike Carter
  • St. Louis Public Radio - HBO's 'Atomic Homefront' explores the citizen activist movement around nuclear waste in St. Louis - Kelly Moffitt
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Rule Fee Schedules: Fee Recovery for Fiscal Year 2017; Corrections FR Document: 2017-14717 Citation: 82 FR 33000 PDF Pages 33000-33002 (3 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Strata Energy, Inc., Ross Uranium In Situ Recovery Facility; Source and Byproduct Materials License FR Document: 2017-15144 Citation: 82 FR 33159 PDF Pages 33159-33160 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Exemptions: STP Nuclear Operating Co., South Texas Project, Units 1 and 2 FR Document: 2017-15136 Citation: 82 FR 33161 PDF Pages 33161-33165 (5 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Applications; Amendments: GE-Hitachi Nuclear Energy Americas, LLC, GE-Hitachi Morris Operation Independent Spent Fuel Storage Installation FR Document: 2017-15146 Citation: 82 FR 33161 PDF Page 33161 (1 page) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Process Changes: New ListServ for Waste Incidental to Reprocessing Program Documents FR Document: 2017-15145 Citation: 82 FR 33160 PDF Pages 33160-33161 (2 pages) Permalink

    Tuesday, July 18, 2017

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - 4.1 earthquake rattles Nevada security site near Yucca Mountain - Keith Rogers
  • Daily Energy Insider - House committee advances spending bill that includes Yucca Mountain funding
  • WMOT Murfreesboro, TN - Sen. Alexander wants to move nuclear waste out of Tennessee - Mike Osborne
  • La Grande Observer, OR - Letter: Hypocrisy about nuclear storage plan - Alan Pachtman, Bend
  • Mother Jones - While You Were Busy Watching Don Jr., You Missed Some Interesting Trump Administration Nominees - Emily Benson
  • Washington Technology - NNSA preps to compete potential $36B Los Alamos lab management contract - Ross Wilkers
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - National Awards Recognize Los Alamos National Laboratory Leadership In Nuclear Safeguards
  • GovCon Wire - NNSA Issues Draft RFP for Los Alamos National Lab Management, Operation Support Contract - Jane Edwards
  • Aiken Standard - Editorial: House report paints grim picture for downblending
  • Longmont Times-Call - Longmont proposes exterminating prairie dog colony on former city landfill - John Fryar
  • Broomfield Enterprise - Editorial: More people, more wildlife: Expect encounters
  • Spokesman-Review - Stack demolished at Hanford's Plutonium Finishing Plant - Associated Press
  • Tri-City Herald - Areva plant in Richland to make nuclear fuel that's better in emergencies - Annette Cary
  • Tri-City Herald - 200-foot Hanford stack falls with help from explosives - Annette Cary
  • AP News - US sanctions more Iranians, but nuclear deal stands for now - Josh Lederman
  • Bloomberg - U.S. Slaps Sanctions on Iran After Saying It Meets Nuclear Deal - Nick Wadhams, Jennifer Epstein, and Toluse Olorunnipa
  • Bloomberg - U.S. Says Iran Meets Letter, Not Spirit of Nuclear Deal
  • Reuters - France's EDF cuts output at two nuclear reactors due to heatwave - Bate Felix
  • Reuters - Suspect in Israeli submarine probe may become state witness: media - Luke Baker
  • Reuters - Trump says Iran complying with nuclear deal but remains dangerous threat - Steve Holland
  • Reuters - Wind, solar do not harm power grid reliability: draft U.S. study - Timothy Gardner
  • UPI - Johns Hopkins receives nuclear weapons research contract - Stephen Carlson
  • Forbes - Nuclear Competitors Handed Decisive Court Loss In Illinois - Rod Adams
  • ThinkProgress - Coal and nuclear are uneconomic?–?more bombshells from Perry's draft grid study - Joe Romm
  • Deseret News - A tribe that lives in the Grand Canyon faces threat from uranium mining company - Herb Scribner
  • Vallejo Times-Herald - Anti-nuke ship and crew welcomed in Vallejo - Rachel Raskin-Zrihen
  • Saskatoon StarPhoenix - Scientists seek to explain Saskatchewan's rich uranium deposits - Alex MacPherson
  • Financial Times - EU officials warn UK over radioactive isotopes - Andrew Ward in London and Alex Barker in Brussels
  • Herald Palladium - Cook Nuclear Plant plugs into Lakeland Health project - John Matuszak
  • KALW San Francisco - Hey Area: Should we still be worried about radioactive waste on Treasure Island? - Angela Johnston
  • Vanguard Nigeria - IAEA rates Nigeria high on nuclear energy, radiation safety - Michael Eboh
  • Denver Business Journal - Lockheed Martin competes to design next-generation U.S. nuclear missile fleet - Greg Avery
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - Nuclear remains the best energy option - John Fiscella, Carmel Valley
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Toshiba troubles loom large over Vogtle proceedings - Kristi E. Swartz
  • Mainichi Daily News - Japan map showing potential nuclear waste disposal sites to be released
  • HNN Huntingtonnews - Nuclear Economics Expert Documents How Project Failed and Calls on Officials to Abandon V.C. Summer Nuclear Project
  • Pakistan News International - Worst years--nuclear industry - Jim Green
  • WHSV-TV3, Harrisonburg, VA - Nuclear projects come to JMU
  • Business Day South Africa - Anti-nuclear groups will do 'everything possible' to stop government's plans - Bekezela Phakathi
  • Daily Hamshire Gazette - Editorial: Nation's 'atomic veterans' deserve recognition
  • Oak Ridge Today - DOE/NNSA test mobile nuclear facilities with Army during national security exercise
  • Kyiv Post - Nature reclaims the tainted lands of the Chornobyl exclusion zone (PHOTOS) - Will Ponomarenko , Volodymyr Petrov .
  • E&E Daily - NRC: Nuclear agency planning to cut 20 jobs - Sam Mintz
  • The Ferret Scotland - Mordechai Vanunu: a defiant spirit - Billy Briggs
  • Ghana Business News - Ghana's nuclear research reactor can't be used for deadly weapons
  • Press TV - US adding new sanctions against Iran over missile program
  • Press TV - Germany delays submarine deal with Israel over graft
  • Press TV - US recertifies Iran's compliance with nuclear deal
  • Press TV - Zarif: Iran may withdraw from nuclear deal in case of major violations by US
  • CBC Canada - Radioactive object found in North Bay landfill - Samantha Samson
  • Radio New Zealand - Tahiti opposition says France knew about nuclear test harm
  • World Nuclear News - SNC-Lavalin and Holtec team up on SMR development
  • World Nuclear News - NRC approves safety platform for NuScale SMR
  • KRDO Colorado Springs, CO - 'The Day We Bombed Colorado'--1969 atomic blast still raises eyebrows - Mike Carter
  • Platts - Quick legal appeal in the works for Illinois zero-emissions credit ruling - Bob Matyi
  • Columbia Daily Tribune, MO - Letter(#1): 'All of the above' is the only real energy strategy - Bill Miller, Columbia
  • Crosscut Seattle - First it was threatened, now could Hanford Reach expand? - John Stang
  • USGS - M 7.7 - 198km ESE of Nikol'skoye, Russia
  • IAEA - Safety, Health and Energy Publications Top IAEA Bestseller List - Miklos Gaspar, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - Regional Training Course on Individual Monitoring for Internal Radiation Sources (IMIRS) - W. Foster, IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation
  • NHK World - Nuclear regulators inspect Hamaoka plant
  • BelTA - Updated RCF plan to help Belarus implement nuclear energy program
  • House Committee on Energy and Commerce - ICYMI: Washington Post Editorial Board Calls for Completion of Yucca Mountain Repository
  • House Committee on Energy and Commerce - ICYMI: Rep. Walters Discusses Importance of Nuclear Waste Policy Amendments Act
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Rule Incorporation by Reference: American Society of Mechanical Engineers Codes and Code Cases FR Document: 2017-14166 Citation: 82 FR 32934 PDF Pages 32934-32986 (53 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Exemptions: Omaha Public Power District, Fort Calhoun Station, Unit No. 1 FR Document: 2017-15069 Citation: 82 FR 32890 PDF Pages 32890-32893 (4 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Facility Operating and Combined Licenses: Applications and Amendments Involving No Significant Hazards Considerations FR Document: 2017-14743 Citation: 82 FR 32875 PDF Pages 32875-32890 (16 pages) Permalink

    Monday, July 17, 2017

  • Pahrump Valley Times - Nye awaits Secretary Zinke's tour of Basin and Range - Daria Sokolova
  • Pahrump Valley Times - Letter: There is opposition to national monument review - Dan Schinhofen, Chairman, Nye County Commission
  • Pahrump Valley Times - Analysis: Trump pushing to restart Yucca Mountain but hasn't said why - Debra J. Saunders
  • Columbia Daily Tribune, MO - Yucca Mountain
  • Washington Examiner - Rick Perry: We aim for energy domination - Salena Zito
  • E&E Daily - NOMINATIONS: Committee to review Interior, DOE picks - Geof Koss
  • Laboratory Equipment - Utah Research Tells Story of 'Downwinders' Affected by U.S. Nuclear Tests - Seth Augenstein
  • KOB-TV Albuquerque - 72 years after atom bomb test, group still seeks apology
  • YubaNet.com - The Devastating Effects in Utah of Nuclear Weapon Testing at the Nevada Test Site - University of Utah
  • Washington Free Beacon - Navy Whistleblower Raised More Alleged Safety Violations at Aircraft Maintenance Facility Before Being Fired - Susan Crabtree
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - EPA Recertifies WIPP's Continued Compliance With Radioactive Waste Disposal Standards
  • Hanford Sentinel, CA - 72 years later, legacy of first atomic test endures - Sophie Tatum, video by Gabe Ramirez, CNN
  • Ely Times - Ownership of land would be better than paltry PILT payouts - Thomas Mitchell
  • MIT Technology Review - Small Reactors Could Kick-Start the Stalled Nuclear Sector - James Temple
  • The Guardian - Bunkering down: sales of nuclear shelters climb in Japan wary of North Korea tests - Justin McCurry in Wakayama
  • The Guardian - In the Grand Canyon, uranium mining threatens a tribe's survival - Joanna Walters in Supai Village, Arizona
  • Syracuse Post Standard - U.S. judge throws out case against Illinois nuclear subsidies; NY case pending - Tim Knauss
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Regulators step up inspections as cyberthreat grows - Blake Sobczak
  • Utility Dive - Federal judge dismisses challenge to Illinois nuke subsidies - Robert Walton
  • NRDC.org - Another Court Confirms States' Authority To Spur Renewables - Miles Farmer
  • Tehran Times - Trump and a nuclear ball in his court
  • CNN - 72 years later, legacy of first atomic test endures - Sophie Tatum, video by Gabe Ramirez, CNN
  • Zawya - Abu Dhabi to host IAEA Nuclear Power Conference - Emirates News Agency (WAM)
  • World Nuclear News - Belgian guarantee scheme is not state aid, says EC
  • World Nuclear News - USA to launch advanced manufacturing centre
  • Professional Pensions UK - Ex-nuclear workers say govt should pay '£182m pension loss' - Michael Klimes
  • Ghana News Agency - Ghana's nuclear research reactor can't be used for deadly weapons - Christabel Addo
  • Morning Consult - DOE Study Seeks Answers to Important Energy Questions - Grant Kidwell
  • Augusta Chronicle - Vogtle Unit 2 to get fuel pellets company officials calls "game changing technology"
  • The Namibian - Husab tailings facility leaked due to pump failure - Adam Hartman
  • Stanford Daily - Classy Classes: STS 123 examines factors influencing nuclear technology - Nicole Chen
  • Trend News Agency - "Ten reasons for closing Metsamor Nuclear Power Plant" - Seba Aghayeva
  • E&E Daily - DOE: Perry's grid study is coming. Here's what we know - Umair Irfan and Daniel Cusick
  • Black Press BC - Saanich to hear request from anti-nuclear group
  • Brisbane Times - Gas company fined over radiation exposure - Christine Flatley
  • Casper Star-Tribune - New uranium company joins the industry, despite historic price lows - Heather Richards
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - The nuclear weapons ban treaty: Opportunities lost - Scott SaganBenjamin A. Valentino
  • Khaleej Times - UAE's first nuclear power station 81% complete - Ashwani Kumar
  • Reuters - TABLE-Belgian nuclear power reactor outages
  • Taipei Times - Overheated water pump at nuclear plant fixed: AEC - Lin Chia-nan
  • WaterOnline - Florida Nuclear Expansion Approved Despite Water Concerns - Sara Jerome
  • Southern Times Africa - Russia to help Zambia develop nuclear powerplant - Jeff Kapembwa
  • Southern Times Africa - SAPP needs US$96 billion for power projects - Timo Shihepo
  • Truthout - Japan Plans to Expose Its People and 2020 Tokyo Olympians to Fukushima Radiation - Dahr Jamail
  • Economic Times - French firm's fresh proposal to NPCIL for Jaitapur nuclear power plant - KIRO Seattle
  • KIRO 7 Seattle - Stack demolished at Hanford's Plutonium Finishing Plant
  • Pembroke Daily Observer - Concerns about CNL project aired - Stephen Uhler
  • Baltic Times - Lithuania must show progress to secure EU funding for Ignalina N-plant
  • The Hindu - N-plant: land to be handed over to NPCIL by October - K. Srinivasa Rao
  • DOE - Department of Energy Provides $40 Million for 4 DOE Bioenergy Research Centers
  • USGS - M 4.1 - 58km N of Pahrump, Nevada
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Benefits of nuclear power generation should be shared more widely
  • Xinhua News - China starts mass production of HTGR fuel elements
  • Forbes - French President Macron's Nuclear Dilemma - James Conca
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - Letters: Nuclear power still a concern for many
  • GovTrack - Update: H.R. 3053: Nuclear Waste Policy Amendments Act of 2017
  • GovTrack - Update: H.R. 2049: Radiation Exposure Compensation Act Amendments of 2017

    Sunday, July 16, 2017

  • Washington Post - Editorial: Put Yucca Mountain to work. The nation needs it
  • Nevada Independent - Sandoval unmoved on health bill after meeting with White House officials; Price advises governors to disregard CBO - ByMichelle Rindels
  • KOAT Albuquerque - Trinity Bomb downwinders fight for compensation - Justin Matthews
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Former CIA operative talks whistleblowers in Santa Fe - Andrew Oxford
  • LA Monitor - NNSA releases draft RFP for LANL contract
  • LA Monitor - New exhibit 'Secret Pass' opens today - Sarah von Sternberg
  • Tri-City Herald - Lightning starts Hanford fire near historic building - Annette Cary
  • Altoona Mirror - Zinke suggests no changes to Idaho, Washington monuments - Nicholas K. Geranios
  • Denver Post - National Renewable Energy Laboratory optimistic in face of Trump's budget cuts - Peter Marcus
  • Plymouth Herald - What you should do if there's a nuclear incident in Plymouth - Gayle_Herald
  • The State - Letter: We'll need that nuclear capacity to power our cars - Jay Schabacker, Lexington
  • Houston Chronicle - Questions surround nuclear plants' cybersecurity amid hacks
  • The Hindu - Jaitapur nuclear power plant: French firm EDF makes fresh proposal to NPCIL
  • Hindustan Times - Drilling work for proposed nuclear power plant Chutka stopped after villagers protest - Neeraj Santoshi
  • Sidney Herald Leader - Don't play favorites for nuclear energy - David Williams, Taxpayers Protetion Alliance
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Benefits of nuclear power generation should be shared more widely
  • Herald Scotland - Minister urged to explain what exit from Euro nuclear body will means for Scotland - Andrew Whitaker
  • Lawfare Institute - Understanding the Iran Nuclear Deal through the Lens of the Iran-Iraq War - Ariane Tabatabai, Annie Tracy Samuel
  • Iranian Financial Tribune - Endurance of Nuclear Deal to Benefit Int'l Community
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Virtual tour showcases five secret Manhattan Project-era buildings - Rebecca Moss
  • Mother Jones - The Ghosts of Cheyenne Mountain Still Haunt Donald Trump's America - William Astore
  • Atlanta Progressive News - PSC Staff Admits New Nuclear Reactors May Be Uneconomical at 16th VCM Hearing - Gloria Tatum
  • Sputnik News - Hungary's Choice of Russian Nuclear Technologies for Paks NPP 'Obvious' - IAEA
  • Arutz Sheva - Macron: France 'vigilant' against Iranian nuclear threat
  • Korea Herald - [Editorial] Big questions - Moon's Push For Abandoning Nuclear Power Raises Fundamental Questions
  • Yonhap News - Nuclear operator opposed to permanent halt to power plant construction: board member
  • BBC - Sellafield firefighters set second strike date over pay
  • Crain's Cleveland Business - Personal view: Ohio electricity battles abound - Dick Munson
  • Mainichi Daily News - Niigata marks 10th anniversary of deadly quake - Quad-Cities Online
  • Moline Dispatch/Argus - Suit challenging Exelon subsidies dismissed
  • La Vanguardia - El reactor nuclear de la Diagonal - Josep Playà Maset
  • North Bay Nugget - Radiation detected at North Bay landfill
  • Ars Technica - Report: Draft of DOE baseload study says wind, solar don't threaten reliability - Megan Geuss
  • NEI - PR Agency Veteran Jon Wentzel Joins NEI as Vice President of Communications
  • University of California Berkeley Lab - Worldwide Review on Nuclear Waste Disposal Now Available
  • FAIR.org - While Attacks in Israel Make Headlines, Humanitarian Crisis in Gaza Ignored - Adam Johnson
  • Orange County Register - Taking responsibility for spent nuclear fuel - Mimi Walters, represents the 45th Congressional District

    Saturday, July 15, 2017

  • KLAS-TV - Dangerous cargo moves through the valley - Lon Lucas
  • Asbury Park Press - BROWN: What to do with nuclear waste? - Jeff Brown
  • E&E Daily - DOE: Moniz is steamed as Trump team overhauls agency - Christa Marshall and Hannah Northey
  • High Country News - Who's up for Trump administration positions this week - Emily Benson
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Luján Amendment To Protect Those Exposed To Radiation Passes House
  • U.S. News & World Report - Energy Department Plans Probe Into Whistleblower Complaint - AP
  • Michigan Live - Councilman asks why Flint water crisis whistleblower is still off the job - Ron Fonger
  • KING5 Seattle - Feds to investigate possible cover-up by government contractor near Hanford - Susannah Frame
  • LA Monitor - NNSA releases draft RFP for LANL contract - Tris DeRoma
  • Aiken Standard - Bill keeps $340 million for MOX despite Trump objections - Michael Smith
  • Tri-City Herald - Ka-boom – Saturday explosion to topple Hanford vent stack - Annette Cary
  • AP News - Defense bill calls climate change a national security threat - Richard Lardner
  • Bloomberg - Renewable Energy Not a Threat to Grid, Draft of U.S. Study Finds - Catherine Traywick , Ari Natter , and Jennifer A Dlouhy
  • Reuters - Iran blames Trump for instability, rejects 'rogue' label
  • Reuters - North Korea may have more nuclear bomb material than thought: U.S. think tank - David Brunnstrom and Matt Spetalnick
  • Reuters - Stalled Russia sanctions bill hits North Korean snag in U.S. Congress - Patricia Zengerle
  • Japan Times - A decade after Niigata's nuclear close call - Jeff Kingston
  • Mainichi Daily News - Minister opposes releasing treated water from Fukushima plant into sea - EnergyInfraPost India
  • EnergyInfraPost India - Six Years After Fukushima, Japan Tries To Quell Its Energy Angst - Worldview Stratfor
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Nuclear weapons and climate change: A double whammy for the Marshall Islands - Emma Bastian
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - The nuclear weapons ban treaty (not) in the news? - Hugh Gusterson
  • NBC Connecticut - Employees Exposed to Radioactive Substance at St. Raphael's Hospital in New Haven
  • New Haven Register - Radioactive spill prompts evacuation of St. Raphael's in New Haven
  • The Guardian - 'Quite odd': coral and fish thrive on Bikini Atoll 70 years after nuclear tests - Eleanor Ainge Roy
  • Bangor Daily News - Former Lincoln mill manager will lead early cleanup of hazardous, radioactive waste - Darren Fishell
  • Desert Sun - When a nuclear plant shuts down, who pays? - Sammy Roth
  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - Nuclear secrecy: Facility inspection results should be public
  • Sputnik News - IAEA Says Safety at Nuclear Energy Facilities in Russia at High Level
  • Pike County News Watchman - Piketon Nuclear Care Partners office to assist local atomic workers - Stephanie Stanley
  • New London Day - Defense bill brings nuclear triad debate front and center - Julia Bergman
  • Xinhua News - Iran, EU launch nuclear safety cooperation project
  • Aiken Standard - Savannah River Site marks 20 years since first tank closure
  • Singapore Straits Times - Tepco to push for decision on tainted water in Fukushima
  • Japan Times - Tepco backpedals after disaster reconstruction chief knocks plan to dump tritiated water into sea
  • St. Louis Post-Dispatch - Documentary on West Lake Landfill and Coldwater Creek looks at North County's radioactive legacy - Bryce Gray
  • Brussels Times - Europe endorses Belgian state guarantee for nuclear risks - Oscar Schneider
  • ITV - Sellafield firefighters announce second strike date
  • Platts - Exelon's Nine Mile Point-2 in New York at reduced power for repairs - Jim Ostroff
  • WATD FM Marshfield, MA - Boston: NRC Holds Regulatory Conference with Entergy - Dan McCready
  • San Francisco Chronicle - Residents near Trinity Test Site to hold anniversary vigil
  • Arkansas Democrat-Gazette - Moniz, McLarty team up to advise--Clinton, Obama vets' focus energy - Frank E. Lockwood
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Good news for Field Research Division - Bryan Clark
  • Beyond Nuclear - Many hundreds of clean energy groups oppose dirty energy bill in U.S. Senate
  • Beyond Nuclear - 122 countries endorse treaty to ban nuclear weapons
  • Beyond Nuclear - France puts a number on amount of reactors to be closed: 17
  • Atomic Insights - There's Less To Musk's Big Australian Battery Deal Than Promotion Implies - Rod Adams
  • Atomic Insights - Gas Interests Opposing U.S. Nuke Industry's State-by-State Strategy - Rod Adams
  • Rutland Herald - Company hired to dismantle Vermont Yankee interior - Susan Smallheer
  • USGS - M 4.5 - 77km ENE of Namie, Japan
  • Trend News Agency - Iran explains further details of gas deal with Total - Dalga Khatinoglu
  • Japan Times - Japan should abandon nuclear umbrella - Mitsuaki Takami
  • Japan Times - Growing paper clothes in rural Japan - Cameron Allan Mckean and Daphne Mohajer Va Pesaran
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea likely hikes plutonium production for nuclear weapons: report
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea says another UNSC resolution will trigger corresponding measures
  • LobeLog.com - Responding to the Cotton Letter - Diplomacy Works
  • Asahi Shimbun - Fukushima's top beach welcomes swimmers for 1st time since 3/11

    Friday, July 14, 2017

  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Yucca Mountain. Again. - Dawn Stover
  • Washington Spectator - Rick Perry Considers Permanent Site for Nuclear Waste - Lou Dubose
  • KPCC Southern California Public Radio - VA to study health effects of Gulf War, Iraq and Afghanistan on vets' families
  • YourStory India - Radiation from uranium mines is wreaking havoc on Jharkhand's Jadugoda - Amita Bhaduri
  • Alamogordo Daily News - Tularosa Downwinders to host annual candlelight vigil Saturday - Tara Melton
  • Tri-City Herald - DOE inspector general to investigate PNNL whistleblower complaint - Annette Cary
  • KOMO Seattle - Interior secretary: Leave Hanford Reach National Monument as it is - Nicholas K. Geranios
  • EIN Newsdesk - Featured Photo: Trapped for thousands of years
  • AP News - Officials: US expected to say Iran still abiding nuke deal - Josh Lederman
  • Bloomberg - Why Nuclear Power, Once Cash Cow, Now Has Tin Cup - Jim Polson
  • Bloomberg - U.K. May Seek Associate Membership of Euratom, Davis Says - Alex Morales
  • Bloomberg - Japan's Renewable-Energy Revolution - Sam Hall and Brian Eckhouse
  • Reuters - Exclusive: North Korea may have more bomb fuel than thought - U.S. think tank - David Brunnstrom and Matt Spetalnick
  • Reuters - Dominion fights to get nuclear in Connecticut power procurement plan - Scott DiSavino
  • Reuters - Japan's Tepco to speed up post-Fukushima decisions: new chairman - Osamu Tsukimori and Kentaro Hamada
  • Daily Telegraph - Fishermen express fury as Fukushima plant set to release radioactive material into ocean - Julian Ryall
  • The Garden Island Kauai - TEPCO chair: Nuclear plant must release contaminated water
  • TIME - What Does the Future Hold for Kim Jong Un's Nuclear Gamble? - Hyung-Jin Kim / AP
  • BBC - Brexit: UK could be 'associate' of EU nuclear body
  • BBC - video: UK nuclear chief on Euratom deal
  • Farmington Daily Times - Quilt honoring former uranium mine workers on display in Shiprock - Noel Lyn Smith
  • Japan Times - Fukushima's tritiated water to be dumped into sea, Tepco chief says
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Tepco to lay out turnaround path by 2019
  • Asbury Park Press - Cyber attacks target nuclear power plants. Is Oyster Creek safe? - Amanda Oglesby
  • All Things Nuclear - Cooper: Nuclear Plant Operated 89 Days with Key Safety System Impaired - Dave Lochbaum, Director, Nuclear Safety Project
  • J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah - Downwinders of Utah Archive
  • RT - Fracking waste contaminates Penn. watershed with radioactive material - Northern Public Radio, Northern Illinois University
  • Northern Public Radio - IEMA Offering Potassium Iodide To Residents Living Within Nuclear Emergency Planning Zones - Ross Beach
  • Paso Robles Daily News - Nuclear Regulatory Commission finds Diablo Canyon operated safely in 2016
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - Diablo Canyon ran safely in 2016, federal agency says - Kaytlyn Leslie
  • Korea Herald - KHNP suspends construction of 2 nuclear power plants
  • Joongang Daily - KHNP stops construction on Shin Kori 5 and 6 - Kim Young-nam
  • Yonhap News - Nuclear operator temporarily suspends construction of 2 reactors - khj@yna.co.kr
  • Nevada Appeal - Safety is the main concern at INL - Jim Falk, Fallon
  • Astana Times - Experts discuss nuclear rehabilitation, green technologies in nuclear energy at EXPO 2017 - Yerbolat Uatkhanov
  • VietNamNet Bridge - ROSATOM helps Vietnam build nuclear energy technology centre
  • Lower Hudson Journal - The Pound newsletter: Nuclear plant closures
  • Lower Hudson Journal - Community leaders confront post-Indian Point challenges: Editorial
  • IT South Africa - SA's nuclear future under the spotlight
  • Moline Dispatch Argus - Exelon distributes 30,000 informational brochures
  • WMUK Western Michigan University - Activists: Palisades Will Still Be A Risk After Shut Down - Rebecca Thiele
  • WJBF-TV Augusta - Profits on Vogtle construction exceed $1 billion - Anne Maxwell
  • Cumbria Mail - Copeland forges stronger bonds over nuclear power
  • Power Engineering - AREVA Agrees to Dismantle Vermont Yankee Reactor
  • Dong-A Ilbo - KHNP fails to hold board meeting on suspension of plants construction - Hye-Ryung Choi
  • WRVO Public Media Oswego - High Lake Ontario levels nearly pushed Nine Mile nuclear plant into emergency action - Payne Horning
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - The US-Russian teamwork that kept nuclear weapons safe - Siegfried S. HeckerPaul C. White
  • World Nuclear News - UK needs more nuclear for low-carbon future, says National Grid
  • World Nuclear News - Construction of two Korean reactors put on hold
  • World Nuclear News - Rosatom's overseas contract value rises 20% in 2016
  • World Nuclear News - IAEA praises Italy's decommissioning efforts
  • The State - South Carolina's bizarre government might be driving up your power rates - Cindi Ross Scoppe
  • Deutsche Welle - Is India turning its nuclear focus toward China?
  • KLAS-TV - Dangerous cargo moving through Nevada - Lon Lucas
  • Reuters - U.S. energy secretary in Mexico eyes cooperation - Gabriel Stargardter
  • Plymouth Herald - HMS Torbay to be decommissioned in Devonport today - WMNJBayley
  • Public Citizen - Shameful: Republican House Appropriators Vote to Keep Secret Political Money Hidden - Statements from Public Citizen Experts
  • IAEA - Fellowships: Fellows Report On Their Roads to Success - Julia Krickl, IAEA Department of Technical Communication
  • IAEA - IAEA Laboratory for Occupational Radiation Monitoring Receives International Accreditation - Lenka Dojcanova, IAEA Department of Nuclear Sciences and Applications
  • IAEA - Using Information and Communication Technologies to Achieve SDGs: UN Report Features IAEA Initiatives - Jeremy Li, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Trend News Agency - Iran FM criticizes US policy towards nuclear deal - Khalid Kazimov
  • Asahi Shimbun - TEPCO chair: Treated water must be released into sea - The Associated Press
  • Asahi Shimbun - Lucky Dragon, now 70, remains intact as an anti-nuclear icon - Naomi Nishimura
  • Japan Times - Senate confirms Hagerty as new U.S. ambassador to Japan
  • Mainichi Daily News - TEPCO chair: Nuclear plant must release contaminated water
  • Press TV - Mogherini urges all JCPOA sides to keep commitments
  • BelTA - Belarus to welcome another IAEA mission before nuclear power plant gets fuel
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Weekly Receipts FR Document: 2017-14826 Citation: 82 FR 32541 PDF Page 32541 (1 page) Permalink
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice Requests for Comments: Proposed Approval of the Central Characterization Project's Transuranic Waste Characterization Program at Los Alamos National Laboratory and Elimination of Distinction Between Retrievably-Stored and Newly-Generated Transuranic Waste Destined for Disposal at the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant FR Document: 2017-14833 Citation: 82 FR 32542 PDF Pages 32542-32546 (5 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Final Guidance Documents for Subsequent License Renewal FR Document: 2017-14747 Citation: 82 FR 32588 PDF Page 32588 (1 page) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2017-14933 Citation: 82 FR 32587 PDF Pages 32587-32588 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Exchange Monitor - Yucca Mountain Revival Takes Another Step Forward
  • Science Magazine - Déjà vu for U.S. nuclear waste - Allison Macfarlane, Rod Ewing
  • London Times - Hopes of finding life in the rubble of Mosul's Old City are fading - Anthony Loyd

    Thursday, July 13, 2017

  • OilPrice - Trump Sparks Fight Over Nuclear Mountain - Leonard Hyman & William Tilles
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - INL looks good under House budget - Bryan Clark
  • KTVN Reno - Democratic Candidates Vie for Nevada Senator Dean Heller's Seat - Paul Nelson
  • KIFI Idaho Falls - Simpson claims new budget will protect INL
  • Bend Bulletin, OR - Letter: Hypocrisy about nuclear storage plan - Alan Pachtman, Bend
  • Las Vegas Sun - Science facing assault on all fronts during Trump's presidency - Andrew Rosenberg
  • St. Louis Post-Dispatch - McCaskill wants answers in Missouri National Guard whistleblower case - Kurt Erickson
  • Los Alamos Monitor - NNSA releases LANL contract bid details
  • Engineering News-Record - US Senator Questions Bechtel Hanford Contract - Tim Newcomb
  • Monadnock Ledger-Transcript, Peterborough, NH - Letter: On decommissioned power plants - Amelia Shea, Wilton
  • CBS Denver - Refuge Would Allow Visitors On Rocky Flats Site, But 'Donut Hole' To Remain Restricted - Rick Sallinger and Mark Ackerman
  • Snohomish County Daily Herald - Letter: Nuclear threats exist in our own state - Priscilla "Penny" White, Lake Stevens
  • Tri-City Herald - Meeting on Hanford PUREX waste storage tunnel set July 20 - Annette Cary
  • OPB.org - Department Of Energy Takes Comment On Hanford Tunnel Plan - Anna King
  • Seattle PI - Connelly: Trump 'review' will keep hands off Hanford Reach National Monument - Joel Connelly
  • Seattle Times - Cantwell says Hanford Reach no longer under federal review - Associated Press
  • Los Alamos Monitor - Birth of atomic bomb explored through dance, art, poetry - Tris DeRoma
  • Nuclear Energy Insider - US Senator demands details of nuclear plant cyber attacks; UK Hinkley build cost rises 8%
  • Nuclear Energy Insider - New decommissioning reports tackle cost estimation challenge
  • Bloomberg - For North Korea This Element Matters, and It's Not Uranium - Bruce Einhorn and Jiyeun Lee
  • Bloomberg - U.K. Takes Step Toward EU Divorce Payment in Exit From Euratom - Jonathan Tirone
  • Reuters - Trump is 'very likely' to recertify Iranian compliance with Iran nuclear deal: U.S. official - Steve Holland
  • Reuters - Rare magnitude 5.8 quake strikes off North Korea: USGS
  • Reuters - Britain fleshes out Brexit stance on nuclear, justice - Elizabeth Piper
  • USGS - M 5.9 - 180km ESE of Hoemul-li, North Korea
  • Yonhap News - Earthquake off N. Korea not caused by nuclear test: U.S. Geological Survey - Lee Haye-ah
  • BBC - Brexit: UK targets 'close nuclear co-operation
  • Phys.org - Why a single nuke's impact shouldn't only be measured in megatons - Leslie Reed
  • American Conservative - Dr. Strangelove and the Los Alamos Nuclear Fiasco - Kelley Beaucar Vlahos
  • Public News Service - Nuclear Watchdogs Skeptical of Los Alamos Lab Safety - Roz Brown, Public News Service - NM
  • The Hindu - India modernising nuclear arsenal with eye on China: US experts
  • Utility Dive - Dominion pushes inclusion of Millstone nuke provisions in Connecticut budget bill - Peter Maloney
  • JSTOR ITHAKA - Nuclear Power Without the Meltdowns? - James MacDonald
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - OF NUCLEAR INTEREST: We need emergency planning - Mary and James Lampert
  • Ottawa Times(IL) - Nuclear safety brochures going to homes near power plants
  • Worcester Telegram - As WPI removes last traces of reactor, nuclear education continues - Scott O'Connell
  • The Intelligencer, Bucks County, PA - A look at the nuclear menace, then and now - Jeff Hurvitz
  • SF Chronicle - North Korea's bomb program under 3 generations of Kim family - Hyung-jin Kim, Associated Press
  • Anadolu Agency Ankara - 'No problem' for Turkey to have nuclear power plants - Diyar Guldogan
  • Joongang Daily - Moon criticized for nuclear suspension--Method of shutting plant's construction was called 'dictatorial' - Ser Myo-ja, Cha Se-hyeon and Ko Jung-ae
  • Aberdeen Press and Journal - Consultation plea over NC500 nuclear diversion - Iain Ramage
  • Sputnik News - India's Modi Boosts Domestic Nuclear Production to Warp Speed
  • Deccan Chronicle - Prototype Fast Breeder Reactor(PFBR) by year-end, says nuclear-scientist Chidambaram
  • The Hindu - PHWRs to give a boost to nuclear power production
  • New Europe - EU probe over, Hungary speeds Russian-built nuke plant timeline - Kostis Geropoulos
  • IAEA - IAEA Mission Says Italy Committed to Decommissioning and Waste Management Safety, Sees Areas for Enhancement
  • The Hankyoreh - [Interview] Debate on nuclear power is not technical, but about values - Kim Jeong-su
  • Electric Light & Power - Westinghouse, partners win $7.5 million for nuclear innovation from DOE
  • Kalamazoo Gazette - Get answers from nuclear regulators as Palisades plant nears closure - Brad Devereaux
  • World Nuclear News - Vogtle 2 to load chromia fuel
  • World Nuclear News - UK government charts legal route out of Euratom
  • World Nuclear News - Areva implements capital increases
  • Politics UK - Euratom is the perfect test case for revoking Article 50 - Mike Galsworthy
  • Toledo Blade - Editorial: Pentagon hides report cards
  • Kalamazoo Gazette - Activist to speak on risks of nuclear plant decommissioning - Brad Devereaux
  • BelTA - Public hearings before Belarusian nuclear power plant's first unit's operation licensed
  • Winnipeg Free Press - Plan to bury Whiteshell nuclear reactor faces questions - Bill Redekop
  • E&E Daily - ILLINOIS: Renewable energy set to expand in bellwether Midwest market - Jeffrey Tomich
  • ESI Africa - Egypt to soon move ahead with Russian nuclear deal
  • CBS St. Louis - Mom's Group Calls for Radiation Tests at Fishing Pond - Kevin Killeen
  • GAO - Gulf War Illness: Additional Actions Needed to Improve VA's Claims Process GAO-17-692T
  • NAS - Project Update: Polar Icebreaker Cost Assessment
  • IAEA - Nuclear Security Series
  • Asahi Shimbun - Auditor won't give opinion on Toshiba's financial report
  • Mainichi Daily News - Japan vows to ramp up efforts to export renewable energy technology
  • Jiji Press - Hibakusha Groups Urge Japan to Lead Nuke Disarmament Efforts
  • Press TV - Iran, EU start first ever joint project on nuclear safety
  • Press TV - Monitoring group: US coalition killed 744 civilians in Iraq, Syria in June
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Amendment Applications: Lost Creek ISR, LLC, Lost Creek Uranium In-Situ Recovery Project Sweetwater County, WY FR Document: 2017-14672 Citation: 82 FR 32382 PDF Pages 32382-32386 (5 pages) Permalink
  • UPI - U.S. coalition guilty of war crimes in Mosul, says Amnesty report - Ray Downs
  • The Intercept - THE COST OF LIBERATION: Documenting Life Amid the Battle for Mosul - Cengiz Yar, Murtaza Hussain
  • Unz Review - Mosul Residents Count Cost of Massive Airstrike Campaign Against Isis - Patrick Cockburn
  • CBS Denver - Former Rocky Flats Neighbors Share Health Horror Stories - Jeff Todd
  • Mainichi Daily News - Japan vows to ramp up efforts to export renewable energy technology

    Wednesday, July 12, 2017

  • Korea Times - KHNP faces complaints from constructors over Moon's nuclear exit policy - Jhoo Dong-chan
  • Elko Daily Free Press - Commentary: How to make use of those Yucca Mountain tunnels - Thomas Mitchell
  • WaxahachieDailyLight, TX - Rep. Barton applauds passage of revitalized Nuclear Waste policy
  • Common Dreams - Dirty Water Appropriations Rider - Environment America
  • Nevada Independent - Public comment closes, wait begins for decision on national monuments - Jackie Valley, Megan Messerly
  • National Law Review - OSHA Update- July 2017: Regulatory Updates, Continued Enforcement and a Recent OSHRC Decision
  • The Hill blog - Trump wants to deregulate on the cheap - Stuart Shapiro
  • Alamogordo Daily News - Tularosa Downwinders to host annual candlelight vigil Saturday - Tara Melton
  • Los Alamos Monitor - Workers fired, disciplined after LANL shipment violation - Tris DeRoma
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - LANL Holds Accountable Those Individuals Responsible For Improper Shipment Of Special Nuclear Material - Carol A. Clark
  • Aiken Standard - Documents favor MOX over downblending - Michael Smith
  • Tri-City Herald - Looking for Hanford's radioactive hot spots from the air - Annette Cary
  • KOMO Seattle - House budget restores $54 million to Hanford nuke cleanup - Associated Press
  • CBS Denver - Confidentiality Agreements Broken In Attempt To Warn About Rocky Flats - Rick Sallinger
  • AP News - Perry: Threat to US nuclear reactors 'real,' ongoing - Matthew Daly
  • Bloomberg - Don't Blame Climate Change for the Largest Iceberg Ever - Eric Roston
  • Bloomberg - May to Avert Nuclear Fallout Ahead of Brexit Repeal Bill - Alex Morales
  • Reuters - Toshiba regains access to credit line but tough conditions applied -sources - Taiga Uranaka and Taro Fuse
  • Reuters - E.ON's nuclear unit to cut at least half its workforce by 2026 - Tom Kaeckenhoff
  • Lower Hudson Journal - Nuclear plant shutdowns a crisis for small towns across the USA - Thomas C. Zambito
  • Foreign Policy - How to Reason With a Nuclear Rogue - Jon Wolfsthal
  • Washington Post - Letter: How to deter North Korea - John E. Kelley, Washington, retired from the Foreign Service
  • Daily Mirror - Thousands of jobs are at risk from a "nuclear Brexit" - Mike Clancy
  • The Independent - Fracking can contaminate rivers and lakes with radioactive material, study finds - Ian Johnston
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - OF NUCLEAR INTEREST: We need emergency planning - Mary and James Lampert
  • Washington Examiner - Senators tell Rex Tillerson to declare Iran non-compliant with nuke deal - Joel Gehrke
  • Sputnik News - Retired US Generals Challenge Trump's Attitude Toward Iran Nuclear Deal
  • Lower Hudson Journal - Crystal River Nuclear Plant troubles sapped jobs, tax base - Joseph Baucum
  • Utility Dive - Both sides in nuke subsidy battles see Allco decision bolstering their case
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Lawmakers scramble to advance credit for ailing industry - Sam Mintz and Kristi Swartz
  • News & Star - Korean firm 'in competition' over Cumbria's new nuclear reactors
  • New York Times - South Korea's Anti-Nuclear Push Casts Cloud Over KEPCO's Reactor Exports
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Oak Ridge company didn't test radioactive shipments as required by feds - Brittany Crocker
  • WLTX Columbia, SC - Campground Houses Nuclear Plant Workers - Chuck Ringwalt
  • The Hill blog - Senate panel approves Trump EPA, nuke agency nominees - Devin Henry
  • Allentown Morning Call - William Ferguson: With deregulated electricity, no need to subsidize nuclear power
  • FITSNews.com, SC - Letter: Complete Nuclear Plant, Keep Santee Cooper - Robert Peeples, Bishopville, S.C.
  • Grand Island Independent - SCC grad promoted at Cooper Nuclear Station
  • Radio New Zealand - Radioactive crater teeming with life
  • Daily Caller - EXCLUSIVE: Gov't Red Tape Costs Every Nuclear Plant $63 Million Annually - Andrew Follett
  • Xinhua News - Egypt to sign nuclear power plant deal with Russia
  • Xinhua News - Diplomatic negotiation only way out for Korean Peninsula nuclear issue: Chinese ambassador
  • CM Mining Weekly - Construction formally starts at Salamanca uranium mine
  • Vermont Public Radio - Company Signs Deal To Handle Radioactive Reactor Components At Vermont Yankee - Howard Weiss-Tisman
  • Brattleboro Reformer - Company has deal to dismantle reactor at Vermont Yankee - Mike Faher
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Letter: what a ride - Sasha Pyle, Santa Fe
  • Lower Hudson Journal - When a nuclear plant shuts down, who pays? - Sammy Roth
  • Lower Hudson Journal - Zion still struggling 19 years after nuke plant shut down - Kelly McGowan
  • Lower Hudson Journal - Kewaunee County ready to move on after nuclear plant closing - Richard Ryman
  • Lower Hudson Journal - Nuclear plants and fire dept. slush funds: Podcast - Frank Scandale
  • News Ghana - IAEA commends Nigeria's commitment to nuclear safety
  • BelTA - Steam generators for second unit of Belarusian nuclear power plant now in Veliky Novgorod
  • MuskokaRegion Metroland - Nuclear power not the answer to energy question: reader - Martha Kashap, Huntsville
  • World Nuclear News - EDF confirms Flamanville EPR start-up schedule
  • World Nuclear News - Euratom gains new attention in UK parliament debate
  • World Nuclear News - Nigerian regulator committed to safety, says IAEA
  • Miami Herald - Nuclear review board signs off on plan to pump wastewater underground at Turkey Point - Sydney Pereira
  • Daily Sabah - First unit of Akkuyu nuclear power plant to be launched in 2023
  • Scotland National - Five arrested after staging blockade at Trident base at Coulport - Greg Russell
  • Cumbria Crack - Copeland Council attends national nuclear meeting - Carl Fallowfield
  • WSPA-TV Spartanburg, SC - Oconee Nuclear Station siren testing scheduled today
  • Tri-City Herald - House budget would reduce proposed Hanford cuts - Annette Cary
  • Valley Breeze, Lincoln, RI - TOM WARD - We need to stop kidding ourselves about power
  • Phys.org - US need for four polar icebreakers 'critical,' warns report
  • Scottish Daily Record - Scourge of sneaky Russian spy submarines as soaring number of vessels spotted 'lurking' off Faslane - Stephen Stewart
  • DOE - Energy Department Announces $46.2 Million for 48 Projects to Advance Solar Power Technologies
  • NRC - NRC to Hold Regulatory Conference with Entergy Regarding Apparent Violation at Pilgrim Nuclear Power Plant
  • USGS - M 4.5 - 30km SE of Ishinomaki, Japan
  • USGS - M 4.8 - 59km SSE of Hasaki, Japan
  • IAEA - NEW CRP: Enhancing Security in Transport of Nuclear and other Radioactive Material (J02009) - Michael Shannon IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security
  • IAEA - IAEA Mission Says Nigerian Nuclear Regulator Committed to Safety, Sees Areas for Improvement
  • Asahi Shimbun - Disaster-struck beach to reopen in Miyagi after 6 summers closed - Yusuke Yamada
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - N-arms ban treaty lacks viability without nuclear weapon countries
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - 82 nations to be represented in Hiroshima
  • Jiji Press - Fukushima City Still Struggling with Labor Shortages
  • Yonhap News - Drought hits N. Korean breadbasket hard
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings: Advisory Committee on the Medical Uses of Isotopes FR Document: 2017-14543 Citation: 82 FR 32207 PDF Pages 32207-32208 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Xinhua News - Spotlight: China leads global efforts in clean energy expansion
  • Xinhua News - IEA chief hails China's efforts on combustible ice
  • Korea Times - Nuclear plants strong or vulnerable? - Ko Dong-hwan
  • Korea Times - KEPCO likely to win nuclear deal in UK - Lee Hyo-sik

    Tuesday, July 11, 2017

  • KTVN Reno - Only on 2: Rep. Mark Amodei Open to Yucca Mountain Negotiations - Paul Nelson
  • The Hill blog - Trump triggers fight over Yucca waste site - Timothy Cama
  • Stars and Stripes - Report: VA claims for Gulf War illness denied 80 percent of the time - Nikki Wentling
  • Hans India - A primer on India's nuclear energy sector
  • Heritage Foundation Daily Signal - You're Fired: Trump's VA Terminates 500, Suspends 200 for Misconduct - Luke Rosiak
  • AUstin American-Statesman - VA's first public list of fired employees includes Texas workers - Jeremy Schwartz
  • Albuquerque Journal - Los Alamos disciplines employees for lapses - Phil Parker
  • Los Alamos Monitor - DPU set to present the future of power--Lab, county work on utilities plan - Tris DeRoma
  • Hanford Sentinel, CA - Lindsey Dillon, University of California, Santa Cruz
  • CBS Denver - Rocky Flats: Colorado's Nuclear Shadow
  • AP News - Diplomats: US drafts new sanctions resolution against NKorea - Edith M. Lederer
  • Reuters - Magnitude 5.3 quake hits southern Japan, no tsunami warning - Elaine Lies and Osamu Tsukimori
  • Reuters - U.N. nuclear watchdog to open uranium bank that may have no clients - Mariya Gordeyeva
  • 38North - What is True and Not True About North Korea's Hwasong-14 ICBM: A Technical Evaluation - John Schilling
  • CBS Denver - Building A Community In Colorado's Nuclear Shadow - Mark Ackerman and Rick Sallinger
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Celebration as UN adopts historic nuclear weapons ban - Tim Wright
  • New Hampshire Public Radio - The Latest In Nuclear Energy - GUESTS: Armond Cohen - Executive Director of the Clean Air Task Force; Jim Connell - Associate professor of physics at UNH; teaches about myths and misconceptions in nuclear energy; Raymond Shadis - Consulting technical advisor for the New England Coalition on Nuclear Pollution and Vice President for Legal Initiatives
  • CNET - Senators want answers on risk of nuclear power plant hacks - Alfred Ng
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Markey presses for information on reported hacking - Geof Koss
  • San Jose Mercury News - Opinion: 100 percent renewable energy in California by 2050 needs nuclear in the mix - Stephen Williams
  • The Guardian - UK should stay in Euratom nuclear body, says Labour - Anushka Asthana and Heather Stewart
  • St. Louis Post-Dispatch - State tests show radioactive contamination in stormwater at West Lake Landfill - Bryce Gray
  • FOX2now St. Louis - Radioactive storm water found near West Lake Landfill
  • Trenton Times - N.J. nuclear siren test will be just that -- a test - Bill Gallo Jr.
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Shipment error prompts firing of lab worker - Rebecca Moss
  • Deccan Herald - Promise of renewable energy - C Sivaram
  • Daily Caller - India Has Almost Finished The World's First Advanced Thorium Nuclear Reactor - Andrew Follett
  • FirstPost - Russia offers India latest third-generation reactors for post-Kudankulam nuclear project
  • Red Wing Republican Eagle - NRC to discuss nuclear plant's 2016 safety record
  • Daily Post Nigeria - Why FG should forget about building proposed nuclear power plant – Group - Chijioke Jannah
  • Mainichi Daily News - Nuclear authority chief raps Tepco's attitude toward Fukushima
  • Korea Herald - 'Nuclear power plant suspension could bring legal charges' - Julie Jackson
  • Platts - Exelon's Clinton nuclear unit in Illinois at 85% power after pump maintenance - Steven Dolley
  • New Delhi Mainstream Weekly - Bangladesh is Hungry for Power: Nuclear Power is the Only Solution - Monaem Sarker, Director General, Bangladesh Foundation for Development Research, Dhaka
  • Xinhua News - Resolution of Korean Peninsula nuclear issue needs concerted efforts: FM
  • Arkansas Democrat-Gazette - Entergy asks for 3.96% rate increase in Arkansas; utility targets December approval - David Smith
  • BBC - Sellafield firefighters set strike date in pay dispute
  • Press TV - JCPOA Joint Commission to convene on July 21: Iranian official
  • Xinhua News - Vietnamese radiation facilities violate management regulations: agency
  • NRDC.org - Debunking Three Myths About "Baseload" - Kevin Steinberger Miles Farmer
  • Center for American Progress - Questions Every Governor Should Ask About the Department of Energy's Grid Study - Luke Bassett
  • Joongang Daily - A fruitless summit - Lee Sang-ryeul
  • BBC - Fusion energy pushed back beyond 2050 - Edwin Cartlidge
  • NW Evening Mail - Barrow shipyard advise residents not to panic during test of emergency alarm - Amy Fenton
  • NW Evening Mail - Barrow shipyard advise residents not to panic during test of emergency alarm - Amy Fenton
  • New Straits Times - Energy security through nuclear power? - Latifah Azlan
  • Heartland Institute - Research & Commentary: Study Proposing 100 Percent Renewable Energy 2050 Is a Pipedream - Tim Benson
  • Reuters - TABLE-Belgian nuclear power reactor outages - Rochester Post-Bulletin
  • Post-Bulletin - Power companies lead the way to clean energy - Ben Fowke
  • BelTA - Belarus invites foreign partners to visit BelNPP
  • BelTA - IAEA pleased with personnel training in Belarusian nuclear power plant's education, training center
  • All Things Nuclear - Turkey Point: Fire and Explosion at the Nuclear Plant - Dave Lochbaum, director, Nuclear Safety Project
  • DOE - Energy Department Awards New Contract to Manage and Operate SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory
  • NRC - NRC Finalizes Guidance for Subsequent License Renewals
  • NWTRB - NWTRB Public Meeting on High-level Radioactive Waste Glass Corrosion
  • NWTRB - AGENDA: Summer Board Meeting, Wednesday, June 21, 2017, Richland, WA
  • USGS - M 5.2 - 14km SW of Tarumizu, Japan
  • World Nuclear News - IEA says clean energy investment 'stalled' in 2016
  • World Nuclear News - Kewaunee dry fuel storage campaign sets records
  • Asahi Shimbun - Students recover parts of A-Bomb Dome from river after 72 years - Hiroki Kitamura
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Exposure may top 100mSv for JAEA worker
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Abe must implement policies honestly - Riichiro Maeki
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Strong quake jolts Kagoshima
  • Jiji Press - Japan's Anticonspiracy Law Draws Mixed Responses
  • Jiji Press - Anticonspiracy Law Comes into Force in Japan
  • Press TV - Top Iran, Russia diplomats discuss JCPOA implementation
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Licenses, Certifications, and Approvals for Nuclear Power Plants FR Document: 2017-14491 Citation: 82 FR 32016 PDF Pages 32016-32017 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Export License Applications: Diversified Scientific Services, Inc. FR Document: 2017-14485 Citation: 82 FR 32014 PDF Pages 32014-32016 (3 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Applications; Amendments: FirstEnergy Nuclear Operating Co.; Beaver Valley Power Station, Units 1 and 2 FR Document: 2017-14517 Citation: 82 FR 32017 PDF Pages 32017-32021 (5 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2017-14542 Citation: 82 FR 32016 PDF Page 32016 (1 page) Permalink

    Monday, July 10, 2017

  • Las Vegas Sun - Yucca Mountain bill hijacks Nevada's authority - Judy Treichel
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Letter: Nuke dump seems like one expensive proposition - Jack Corrick Boulder City
  • Mainichi Daily News - Hiroshima peace activist vows to continue nuke ban campaign after UN treaty adoption
  • Conservative Review - First fake news, now EPA-funded fake science - Dr. Tom Borelli
  • Arab Daily News - Israel's Nuclear Whistleblower Mordechai Vanunu Sentenced and Threatened
  • Government Accountability Project - Truth Be Told Speaking Program - Government Accountability Project
  • Bloomberg - EDF May Have to Shut Up to 17 Reactors, Ecology Minister Says - Francois De Beaupuy
  • Reuters - Police question six in Israel-Germany submarine deal - Maayan Lubell
  • Reuters - Turkey wants to start Sinop nuclear plant construction - Erdogan - David Dolan and Ece Toksabay
  • Reuters - EDF sells Areva New NP stakes to Mitsubishi Heavy and Assystem - Sudip Kar-Gupta
  • Reuters - France may close up to 17 nuclear reactors by 2025 - Hulot - Simon Carraud
  • France 24 - France could close 'up to 17' nuclear power plants by 2025 - Alexander Hurst
  • Times of Israel - Nuclear spy Vanunu gets community service for talking to foreigners - Stuart Winer
  • News Corp Australia - Australia's secret plans to have its own nuclear arsenal - Benedict Brook
  • The Guardian - Ministers act to head off revolt over membership of European nuclear regulator - Anushka Asthana and Heather Stewart
  • Financial Times - UK nuclear regulator faces skills shortage after Brexit - Andrew Ward
  • BBC News - Nuclear material work to close Caithness road
  • Asia Times - India speeding toward nuclear energy self-sufficiency - Seema Sengupta
  • London Times - Nuclear plant failing watchdog's standards - Michael McHugh
  • The Guardian - What is Euratom and why does it matter? - Dan Roberts
  • Platts - French energy minister says up to 17 nuclear reactors may be closed by 2025 - Andreas Franke
  • Interfax-Ukraine - Nuclear fuel inspectorate approves use of Westinghouse fuel at two more reactors of Zaporizhia NPP
  • Sputnik News - US Fuel Loading Into Two Ukrainian NPP Units - Ukraine's Nuclear Inspectorate
  • Manawatu Standard - Editorial: Rainbow Warriors' dream of nuclear free world still way off - Ric Stevens
  • FITSNews.com, SC - SC Nuclear Project Will Go On - FITS
  • Yeni Safak - Why does Turkey's nuclear energy bother the EU? - Erdal Tanas Karagöl
  • Brattleboro Reformer - Vermont Yankee: Anti-nuclear group doubts cleanup plan - Mike Faher
  • Nevada Independent - Longtime Yucca fighter: 'We're worried but also optimistic' about waste dump in era of Trump - Michelle Rindels
  • Chemical & Engineering News - Bill to restart Yucca Mountain repository moves in Congress - Jeff Johnson
  • Joongang Daily - Nuclear options - Oh Young-hwan
  • World Nuclear News - Strategic investors finalise New NP acquisitions
  • World Nuclear News - Tanzania uranium project suspended
  • World Nuclear News - Energoatom gets approval to build used fuel facility
  • Cape Cod Times - Pilgrim seeks to skip cybersecurity rules - Christine Legere
  • Japan Times - Japan's nuclear safety chief raps Tepco's attitude on Fukushima No. 1 crisis, restarting other reactors - Daily Pioneer
  • New Delhi Pioneer - OpEd: India into SCO, how far from NSG? - Baisali Mohanty
  • Press TV - Iran ready to deal with 'any misguided US step': Ministry
  • ITV UK - Firefighters at Sellafield nuclear site announce strike date
  • Japan Times - EU looks at lifting import curbs on Fukushima rice, Tohoku marine products, wild vegetables: sources
  • Washington Post - Editorial: The dream of 'clean coal' is burning up
  • Las Vegas Sun - Editorial Cartoon: Smith's World for July 10, 2017
  • Chandigarh Tribune - China wall: India looks for another NSG route
  • RFI - France to close up to 17 nuclear power stations
  • E&E Daily - Military's future could rely on tiny nuclear reactors - Sam Mintz
  • BelTA - Nuclear waste burial facility in development in Belarus
  • E&E Daily - DOE already has red teams. and they don't always work - Umair Irfan
  • Xinhua News - China tops the world in renewable energy production: BP report
  • E&E Daily - APPROPRIATIONS: Committee to vote on energy research cuts, water rider - Sam Mintz and Ariel Wittenberg
  • Greenfield Recorder - Letter: Article didn't do Seabrook protest justice - John A. Carney, Deerfield
  • Platts - Russia's Novak urges removal of political barriers to energy projects, international cooperation
  • E&E Daily - EPW: Panel to consider EPA and NRC picks, several bills - Kevin Bogardus
  • GAO - Gulf War Illness: Improvements Needed for VA to Better Understand, Process, and Communicate Decisions on Claims GAO-17-511
  • NRC - NRC to Conduct Open House to Discuss 2016 Performance of Davis-Besse Nuclear Power Plant
  • USGS - M 5.9 - 6km WNW of San Pedro, Philippines
  • IAEA - Cambodian Researchers Use Isotopic Technique to Help Farmers Increase Yields and Revenues - Miklos Gaspar, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - Inter-agreement Cooperation: Four Regional Agreements Meet During the TC Conference - Mickel Edwerd , IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation; Crosby Plaza, IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation
  • NHK World - Slightly higher cancer risk for nuclear worker
  • NHK World - Nuclear watchdog raps TEPCO safety management
  • Asahi Shimbun - Virtual power plants take green energy closer to the mass market - Hiroki Ito
  • Asahi Shimbun - VOX POPULI: Not talking about Japan's war might bring it back again
  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2017-14515 Citation: 82 FR 31780 PDF Pages 31780-31781
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Northern New Mexico FR Document: 2017-14392 Citation: 82 FR 31766 PDF Page 31766

    Sunday, July 09, 2017

  • Free Lance-Star, Fredericksburg, VA - Column: Scientific study is under threat in the Trump era - Andrew A. Rosenberg
  • Global Research - Whistleblower: "The NSA Is Still Collecting the Full Content Of U.S. Domestic E-Mail, Without a Warrant …" - Bill Binney and Washington's Blog
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Robert Winkel Charged With Criminal Damage To Property At LANL - Maire O'neill
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Atomic Heritage Foundation Collaborates With Local Partners To Preserve Oral History Of Manhattan Project - Atomic Heritage Foundation News
  • AP News - AP reporters on how North Korea, other nations view standoff
  • Rapid City Journal - Activists warn against more uranium mining in the Black Hills - Kelsey Sinclair
  • The State - Possible demise of SCE&G nuclear project stokes fears in poor SC county - Sammy Fretwell
  • KSDK St. Louis - Possible radioactive contamination found in St. Louis County - Grant Bissell
  • UK Independent - Chernobyl nuclear reactor slated for billion-dollar solar park despite radiation fears - Fiona Keating
  • Press TV - Interview: 'US argument of nuclear deterrence not valid' - Jan Oberg and Jim Walsh
  • New Zealand Herald - Kiwi tech company helps with safe nuclear waste disposal - Dane Ambler
  • Financial Times - The nuclear conundrum--Brexit unspun podcast
  • Oak Ridge Today - Oak Ridge could set up committee to celebrate its 75th anniversary - John Huotari
  • Saudi Gazette - UAE's peaceful nuclear energy program advances
  • Sputnik News - Russia's Barguzin Nuke Trains Will Make Pentagon Think Twice About First Strike
  • LimaOhio News - Opinion: Say 'no' to FirstEnergy nuclear subsidy - Bill O'Keefe
  • Benzinga - EnergySolutions to Speak on Decommissioning and Storage & Transportation at the 2017 RadWaste Summit
  • Tri-City Herald - Guest column: Wind and solar alone can't meet America's energy needs - Jim Conca
  • Daily News & Analysis - Indo-US energy ties power a bright future - Manish Vaid
  • Press TV - US is world's largest source of terrorism, not Iran: American writer
  • Pueblo Chieftain - Cotter proposes to increase surety - Tracy Harmon
  • Belfast Telegraph - Sellafield's plutonium facilities fail to meet high standards, says watchdog
  • Irish Mirror - Growing fears of radioactive leak at Sellafield amid watchdog findings - Pat Flanagan, Michael McHugh
  • Livemint India - Nuclear Power: India trying to join Wassenaar Arrangement, Australia Group
  • USGS - M 4.5 - 26km S of Shibushi, Japan
  • Mainichi Daily News - Possible safety regulation violations at Ibaraki Pref. nuclear facility led to accident: NRA
  • Houston Chronicle - Letter: Nuclear waste disposal--A safe place? - James A. Babb, Friendswood
  • Texas Low Level Radioactive Waste Disposal Compact Commission - Xcel Prairie Island Nuclear Plant Import Application TLLRWDCC #1-0163
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Voluntary evacuees from 2011 disaster still need support

    Saturday, 8 July, 2017

  • Houston Chronicle - letters: Nuclear waste disposal - James A. Babb, Friendswood
  • KRNV 4 Reno - Meet Democratic Congresswoman Jacky Rosen, who's running against Dean Heller in 2018 - Ben Margiott
  • LA Monitor - LANL to hire 2,400 in next few years - Tris DeRoma
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - LANL: Hazmat Challenge Tests Responders' Skills - Kirsten Laskey
  • Denver Post - Rocky Flats refuge critics dig in over fears that relocated prairie dogs could unearth radioactive materials - John Aguilar
  • Longmont Times-Call - Proposal to move prairie dogs from Longmont to Rocky Flats stirs opposition - John Fryar
  • KNDO/KNDU-TV NBC - Hanford contractor agrees to settle penalty for waste
  • Tri-City Herald - State waives Hanford fine in return for waste storage improvements - Annette Cary
  • Bloomberg - Scared About North Korea? You Aren't Scared Enough - Tobin Harshaw
  • Bloomberg - Chernobyl Radioactive Zone May Get Giant French-Built Solar Park - Anna Hirtenstein
  • Reuters - EDF not involved in French government stake sales: source - Michel Rose
  • Reuters video - Hackers breach a dozen U.S. nuclear power plants
  • USA Today - These massive nuclear blasts happened decades ago. We're just seeing the videos now
  • KSDK St. Louis - Possible radioactive contamination found in St. Louis County - Grant Bissell
  • Radio New Zealand - Chch company to help tackle nuclear waste problem - Jacob McSweeny
  • Mainichi Daily News - A-bomb survivor gives powerful speech after anti-nuke treaty adopted at UN
  • Waynesville Daily Guide, MO - WHS teachers attend nuclear camp
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Japan will not sign nuclear ban pact
  • Charlotte Business Journal - Duke Energy Carolinas eyes charges for Lee nuclear plant in coming rate case - John Downey
  • New Europe - Sweden blocks Lithuanian OSCE resolution criticising Belarus' nuke plant
  • Daily Caller - OpEd: Going Nuclear On Climate Change - David Lewis
  • Mining Global News - Russian state corporation suspends $1.2 billion uranium project in Tanzania - Vladimir Basov
  • CBS News - Book explores government's nuclear bunker at Raven Rock
  • Globe and Mail - A clean-energy future comes with significant costs for Canadians - John Williamson
  • NHK World - A-bomb survivors hailed for contributing to treaty
  • NHK World - Nagasaki survivor calls nuclear ban treaty epochal
  • Asahi Shimbun - N-weapons ban pact hailed, but Japan slammed for lack of role
  • Mainichi Daily News - Over 120 nations adopt first treaty banning nuclear weapons
  • Jiji Press - Treaty Banning Nuclear Weapons Adopted at U.N. Conference
  • Yonhap News - Tillerson: Freezing N. Korea's nuclear program unacceptable - jschang@yna.co.kr
  • Radwaste Monitor - Nevada Extends Deal for Former State Attorney's Firm to Fight Yucca - Dan Leone
  • Radwaste Monitor - Texas Nuclear Waste Lawsuit Already Moot, Feds Say - Chris Schneidmiller
  • Radwaste Monitor - NRC Sets Licensee Fees for FY17 - Chris Schneidmiller
  • Radwaste Monitor - NRC Has Spent Most of Nuclear Waste Fund Carryover on Yucca Work
  • Radwaste Monitor - Utilities Balk at Suspending SONGS Settlement Revenue Collection - Radwaste Monitor
  • Radwaste Monitor - Wrap Up: NRC Schedules Meeting on Pilgrim Plant Safety Finding

    Friday, July 07, 2017

  • KTNV Las Vegas - Nevada prepares to fight against Yucca Mountain project - Associated Press
  • Charleston Post Courier - Trump should signal his intentions on Yucca Mountain - Debra J. Saunders
  • Berks County Community Foundation - Bill Would Revive Nuclear Waste Repository - Keystone State News Connection
  • Daily Energy Insider - House Energy and Commerce Committee clears used nuclear fuel bill
  • Norwalk Reflector OH - Perrysburg: US Labor Department to hold meetings for current or former nuclear weapons workers and their survivors
  • KDVR FOX31 Denver - Activists say moving prairie dogs to Rocky Flats could unearth plutonium - Anica Padilla and Tammy Vigil
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Happy talk should not obscure ORNL threat - Jeff Navin
  • Oak Ridge Today - Readers ask about layoffs at ORNL, UPF - John Huotari
  • Diablo Magazine - Q&A with Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory Scientist Ben Santer - Casey Cantrell
  • AP News - Over 120 nations adopt first treaty banning nuclear weapons - Edith M. Lederer
  • AP News - Renewable energy surges past nuclear for 1st time in decades - Michael Biesecker
  • AP News - The Latest: S. Korean president seeks talks with Kim Jong Un
  • Bloomberg - Chernobyl Radioactive Zone May Get Giant French-Built Solar Park - Anna Hirtenstein
  • Bloomberg - Hungary Commits to Russia Gas Route as Poland Looks to U.S. - Gabriella Lovas and Zoltan Simon
  • Bloomberg - Russians Are Suspects in Nuclear Site Hackings, Sources Say - Michael Riley , Jennifer A Dlouhy , and Bryan Gruley
  • Bloomberg - U.S.-Led Bid to Condemn North Korea at UN Breaks Down, Officials Say - Kambiz Foroohar
  • Bloomberg - Does Trump Understand Nuclear Game Theory? - Leonid Bershidsky
  • Reuters - Kansas nuclear operator is victim in hacking spree: Bloomberg - Jim Finkle
  • Reuters - Germany says cyber threat greater than expected, more firms affected - Andrea Shalal
  • Reuters - South Korea's Moon calls North's missile launch a 'nuclear provocation' - Denis Dyomkin
  • Reuters - EDF's Fessenheim 2 nuclear reactor restart delayed until Jan 2018 - Bate Felix
  • The Guardian - Treaty banning nuclear weapons approved at UN - Ian Sample Science editor
  • Business Insider - Hackers breached at least a dozen US nuclear power sites – and officials are zeroing in on a familiar player - Sonam Sheth
  • Moscow Times - Russian General in Charge of Nuclear Weapons Resigns
  • Tri-City Herald - Richland nuclear plant cited for safety violation over waste shipment - Annette Cary
  • KUTV 2News - US won't fine company for spilling radioactive sludge outside Utah waste disposal facility - Mead Gruver
  • CBS Denver - Prairie Dogs To Be Relocated To Former Nuclear Weapons Facility - Karen Morfitt
  • Idaho Statesman - Letter: Radioactive waste - Gary E. Richardson, Boise
  • Michigan Live - DTE's Fermi 2 nuclear plant released higher-than-normal chlorine load into Lake Erie - Tanda Gmiter
  • Detroit Free Press - Fermi 2 plant reports higher chlorine release into Lake Erie - Associated Press
  • Mainichi Daily News - Possible safety regulation violations at Ibaraki Pref. nuclear facility led to accident: NRA
  • The Chattanoogan - Nuclear Field Information Sessions Offered This Summer At Chattanooga State
  • London Times - Firefighters to strike at Sellafield nuclear plant - Emily Gosden
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea's nuke envoy to join regional security meeting in Singapore - kokobj@yna.co.kr
  • CBC Canada - Point Lepreau nuclear plant in market for 2 light armoured vehicles
  • Japan Times - Please Hitachi, no reactor in Wales - Robat Idris, Pentraeth, Wales
  • HNN Huntingtonnews - South Carolina Public Service Commission Reschedules Hearing on SCE&G's Troubled Nuclear Construction Project to October 2, In Response to Request by Friends of the Earth & Sierra Club
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - Coastal Commission moves briefing on San Onofre nuclear waste to San Diego - Rob Nikolewski
  • FOX News - Iran illegally seeking weapons tech from German firms, according to report - Benjamin Weinthal
  • Tri-City Herald - Update: Silver Dollar Fire 100 percent contained - Annette Cary
  • China News Service - China leads world in nuclear power plant technology
  • Interfax-Ukraine - EU sends EUR19 mln in grants for EBRD-managed Nuclear Safety Account
  • Ukrainian Financial - EBRD nuclear safety work gets boost from European Union
  • Panorama.am - Armenia's Nuclear Power Plant renews energy production
  • Yonhap News - Full text of joint statement by leaders of S. Korea, Japan, U.S.
  • Deutsche Welle - Wind and sun turn on US nuclear energy
  • Lynchburg News and Advance - Update: Nuclear inspectors head to BWXT after unexpected uranium find
  • WIBW-TV Topeka, KS - Report: Wolf Creek nuclear plant targeted by hackers
  • Reuters - Sweden's nuclear tax phase-out to save Vattenfall SEK 3 bln/yr -CEO
  • Public Affairs London - EDF dumps MHP and picks Portland for big-money brief - David Singleton
  • USGS - Earthquake:
  • IAEA - IAEA Completes Nuclear Security Advisory Mission in Hungary
  • World Nuclear News - UK regulator outlines plan to 'remain fit for future'
  • World Nuclear News - IAEA completes review of Hungarian nuclear security
  • World Nuclear News - IRSN raises issues with design of Cigéo repository
  • BBC - Hackers breached a dozen US nuclear plants, reports say
  • Japan Times - U.N. set to adopt treaty banning atomic weapons despite opposition from nuclear powers, Japan
  • Japan Times - Living with a nuclear North Korea - Gwynne Dyer
  • Japan Times - Negotiations won't stop Pyongyang from getting nukes - Eli Lake
  • Japan Times - Nuclear Regulation Authority chief draws flak for saying North Korea should attack Tokyo instead of a reactor
  • Mainichi Daily News - Editorial: Nuclear weapons ban treaty a step toward realizing nuke-free world
  • Bellona - First ever climate neutral power plant--Statoil to fuel Dutch power plant with hydrogen - Bellona Europa
  • BelTA - U.S. delegate: Construction of nuclear power plants ought not to be politicized
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Weekly Receipts FR Document: 2017-14284 Citation: 82 FR 31597 PDF Page 31597 (1 page) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Rule List of Approved Spent Fuel Storage Casks: EnergySolutions Corp., VSC-24 Ventilated Storage Cask System, Renewal of Initial Certificate and Amendment Nos. 1-6 FR Document: 2017-14292 Citation: 82 FR 31433 PDF Pages 31433-31440 (8 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Proposed Rule List of Approved Spent Fuel Storage Casks: EnergySolutions Corp., VSC-24 Ventilated Storage Cask System, Renewal of Initial Certificate and Amendment Nos. 1-6 FR Document: 2017-14290 Citation: 82 FR 31512 PDF Pages 31512-31514 (3 pages) Permalink

    Thursday, July 06, 2017

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Nevada adds more money to fight Yucca Mountain project - Sean Whaley
  • Las Vegas Sun - Nevada poised to fight Yucca Mountain nuclear waste dump - Cy Ryan
  • POWERmag - Trump Administration Swats at Texas in Yucca Mountain Nuclear Repository Legal Fight - Sonal Patel
  • Nevada Appeal - Nevada official believes state in good position to fight Yucca Mountain - Geoff Dornan
  • Union Democrat, Sonora, CA - Trump still not clear on intent for Yucca - Debra Saunders
  • Daily Energy Insider - House subcommittee prioritizes Yucca Mountain, R&D in budget
  • Reno News & Review - Yucca again - Dennis Myers
  • Nevada Independent - Rosen officially announces Senate bid, says Reid encouraged her to run - Megan Messerly
  • Martinsville Bulletin - OpEd: Natural gas can replace nuclear energy - David Banks, retired energy industry communications executive and occasional commentator
  • Sofia News Agency - Source of Radiation Found in Varna
  • Pakistan Nation - 6th MOX nuclear shipment leaves France for Japan
  • Legal Reader blog - Beryllium Rule Sacrifices Human Lives - Dawn Allen
  • Idaho Statesman - Letter: Mike Simpson - Jerry Brady, Boise
  • KOMO Seattle - Wildfire partly on Hanford nuclear site is 85 percent contained - Associated Press
  • KATU Portland - Several wildfires, including one partly on Hanford nuclear site, burning in Washington
  • AP News - Kim vows North Korea's nukes are not on negotiation table - Foster Klug and Hyung-Jin Kim
  • Bloomberg - Magnitude 5.8 Earthquake Shakes Montana - Associated Press
  • Bloomberg - Southern's Clean Coal Experiment Officially Dead on State Order - Mark Chediak
  • Bloomberg - Negotiations Won't Stop North Korea From Getting a Nuke - Eli Lake
  • Reuters - China's Xi urges peaceful resolution to North Korea issue - Ben Blanchard
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Poised to outlaw nuclear weapons for the first time - Tim Wright
  • EurActiv - Belarus deflects Lithuanian attempt to mobilise support against nuclear plant - Georgi Gotev
  • Baltic Course - Lithuanians' OSCE resolution on Belarus' NPP blocked in 'painful blow from Sweden'
  • The Guardian - Letters: Nuclear is to wind as Betamax is to Netflix – why Hinkley Point C is a turkey - Christopher Jessop, Andrew Warren, Brian Price
  • BBC - Russian war monument turns out to be radioactive
  • Competitive Enterprise Institute blog - Nuclear Power v. Renewable Subsidies - Roger O'Neill
  • Bangkok Post - Nuclear renaissance continues despite Fukushima - Apinya Wipatayotin
  • Bellona - Fire aboard floating nuclear plant ignites fresh debate - Charles Digges
  • Radio New Zealand - France confirms rethink on nuke compensation
  • Mainichi Daily News - Nagoya man reflects on nuclear weapons ban petition he wrote as a teen 70 years ago
  • Indian Express - Rural India starts to go nuclear, urban families grow in shrinking space - Zeeshan Shaikh
  • DutchNews - Cancer treatment at risk if nuclear reactor is not replaced – RIVM
  • Financial Times - Euratom matters to the UK--Britain is a deeply embedded part of the wider European nuclear industry - Andrew Ward
  • Iranian Financial Tribune - Iran, EU Experts to Advance Nuclear Coop
  • Metro UK - Firefighters at Sellafield nuclear plant will go on strike for the first time - Jen Mills
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - Negotiations over San Onofre nuclear waste extended - Rob Nikolewski
  • Yonhap News - N.K. might have miniaturized nuke warheads for ICBMs: ex-IAEA official
  • Scoop NZ - Safe nuclear waste disposal aided by Kiwi technology - Press Release: ARANZ Geo Limited
  • World Nuclear News - First loading campaign completed at UK dry fuel store
  • World Nuclear News - MOX fuel shipment leaves France for Japan
  • World Nuclear News - Analysts see US 'recarbonisation' policy as unclear for nuclear
  • Baton Rouge Advocate, LA - Entergy applies for 20-year license extension for River Bend - Howard Arceneaux
  • Yonhap News - Nuke envoys of S. Korea, U.S. likely to meet next week - kokobj@yna.co.kr
  • WFMZ Allentown - Will Three Mile Island get bailed out by Pennsylvania? - Tim Silfies
  • Korea Times - US 'Hero of the Environment' urges Moon to reconsider scrapping nuclear energy - Lee Han-soo
  • The Guardian - Hinkley Point C: UK censured for failing to consult German public - Adam Vaughan
  • Xinhua News - French ecology minister hopes to cut down on nuclear power by 2025
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Regulators share takeaways from security stress tests - Blake Sobczak
  • Patna Daily - There Are No Pros; Only Cons to Nuclear Energy - Anandi Sharan
  • Daily Energy Insider - NEI urges Senate to extend nuclear production tax credit
  • AllAfrica - Nigeria: 2018 Budget - Govt Cautioned Against Nuclear Plants, Carbon Fuels - Abbas Jimoh
  • Michigan Peninsula News - Nuclear waste debate expands with House Committee advancement of Dingell-Upton amendment
  • Detroit News - Fermi 2 plant in Mich. reports higher chlorine release - Associated Press
  • WSET ABC Lynchburg, VA - NRC called in to inspect BWXT after uranium found in a plant system - Elizabeth Tyree
  • POWERmag - FP&L Seeks State Exemption to Build New Florida Plant - Darrell Proctor
  • ACTmedia - Romania's Nuclear Regulatory Mechanism Strengthened
  • TASS - East Europe:
  • Reuters - South Africa's Eskom signs $1.5 billion loan agreement with China - TJ Strydom
  • Oak Ridge Today - NNSA: Y-12 funding would be up 25 percent under president's budget request - John Huotari
  • USGS - Earthquake: M 5.8 - 11km SSE of Lincoln, Montana
  • USGS - Earthquake: M 5.1 - 166km SE of Kamaishi, Japan
  • USGS - Earthquake: M 6.5 - 3km NNE of Masarayao, Philippines
  • IAEA - Nuclear Science for Art: Workshop Focuses on Safe Practices - Kyle Pilutti, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - Prevention Rather Than Crisis Reaction Protects US Horticulture Industry from Medflies - Nancy Hart, International Development Correspondent
  • World Nuclear News - Digitisation experts explain benefits for nuclear
  • NHK World - MOX fuel shipment leaves France for Japan
  • NHK World - JAEA may have violated safety rules
  • Asahi Shimbun - Replicated film shows daily life in Hiroshima before A-bomb - Sonoko Miyazaki
  • Japan Times - In France, anti-nuclear activists protest sixth MOX shipment en route to Japan
  • Japan Times - Newly digitized footage shows Hiroshima before A-bomb
  • Jiji Press - Japan, U.S. Call for Tightening Sanctions against N. Korea
  • Army Department - Notice Meetings: Army Science Board FR Document: 2017-14160 Citation: 82 FR 31312 PDF Page 31312 (1 page) Permalink
  • Minneapolis Star Tribune - US won't fine company for spilling radioactive sludge - Mead Gruver
  • NW Evening Mail - Cumbria County Council's leader warns of 'unprecedented' challenges
  • Daily Energy Insider - Owendoff promoted to Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of Office of Environmental Management

    Wednesday, July 05, 2017

  • Public News Service - House Committee Votes to Revive Nuke Dump Plan - Andrea Sears
  • Washington Times - Nevada senator has most vulnerable Senate seat in 2018 midterm election - Sally Persons
  • The Hill blog - Regulators make new push to roll back Obama rules - Lydia Wheeler
  • Mainichi Daily News - Editorial: Abe administration must stop trying to control bureaucracy's information
  • Tri-City Herald - Senator questions Hanford vit plant subcontracting change - Annette Cary
  • Global Research - Radioactive Waste Still Flooding Columbia River, EPA Says - Karina Brown
  • Bloomberg - UN to Meet on North Korea After U.S. Confirms Rocket Was ICBM - Nick Wadhams and Kanga Kong
  • Reuters - North Korea says its ICBM can carry nuclear warhead; U.S. urges global action - Jack Kim and Christine Kim
  • Reuters - South Korea sees high possibility of sixth nuclear test by North: defense minister - Christine Kim
  • BBC - Emmanuel Macron aboard France's Le Terrible nuclear submarine
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - DOE funds local businesses' space observation, nuclear sustainment projects - Brittany Crocker
  • Dhaka Tribune - Govt to pay Russia additional $5 million for Rooppur nuclear power plant - Asif Shawkat Kallol
  • ABC News - Fire breaks out on floating nuclear plant at Russia shipyard - The Associated Press
  • Patriot Post - Trump's Nuclear Energy Ambitions - Paul Albaugh
  • Radio New Zealand - France reconsiders compensation bids by nuclear test veterans - Walter Zweifel
  • Hawaii Public Radio - Pacific News Minute: France Committed to Compensating Victims of Nuclear Testing - Neal Conan
  • Nairobi Standard - Nuclear power as an enabler of innovative development in Africa - Thuo Njoroge
  • Korea Herald - Moon's populist approach to nuclear decisions - Kim Myong-sik, former editorial writer for The Korea Herald
  • World Nuclear News - Nuclear waste study breaks synchrotron record
  • World Nuclear News - UK nuclear modular manufacturing R&D centre opens
  • World Nuclear News - Russia signs MOU for Vietnam nuclear research centre
  • World Nuclear News - UK launches 2017 nuclear workforce assessment
  • World Nuclear News - Digitisation experts explain benefits for nuclear
  • World Nuclear News - Progress being made at Rooppur site, says IAEA head
  • World Nuclear News - Moon urged to halt South Korean nuclear exit
  • Mainichi Daily News - 'Dry retrieval' plan for nuclear fuel debris at Fukushima plant set to be adopted
  • Korea Herald - Scholars demand Moon halt his nuclear policy
  • Wall Street Journal - Coal, Nuclear on the Losing End of Power Shift - Russell Gold
  • Korea Herald - Nuclear reactor suspended due to problem in cooling system
  • BelTA - Lukashenko: Lithuania was invited to jointly build the Belarusian nuclear power plant
  • BelTA - Belarus working on mechanism to update neighboring states on BelNPP operation
  • BelTA - Lukashenko promises 'safest' NPP in Belarus
  • EurActiv - Study: Renewables will be cheapest power source by 2030 - Sam Morgan
  • Electric Light & Power - Westinghouse maintains Palo Verde Nuclear Generating Station
  • Kingston Daily Freeman - Letter: Indian Point nuclear power plant is 'unequivocally safe' - Rob DiFrancesco, Executive Director, New York Affordable, Reliable Electricity Alliance, New York City
  • Japan Times - Fuel debris extraction plan for crippled Fukushima reactors to be revealed soon: sources
  • Marietta Daily Journal, GA - Stop wasting money on Plant Vogtle - Cynthia Patterson, Marietta
  • IAEA - IAEA Director General Acknowledges Bangladesh Progress at Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant - Aabha Dixit, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - Enhancing Cradle-to-Grave Management of Radioactive Sources Worldwide - Miguel Roncero Martin, IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation
  • BelTA - Nuclear power plant to reduce Belarus' CO2 emissions by 10m tonnes per year
  • Xinhua News - Russia's nuclear submarine test-fires cruise missile successfully in Barents Sea
  • Independent Barents Observer - Russia makes new big cuts in Arctic spending - Atle Staalesen
  • Reading Eagle - Bulletin board: Scientist who worked on atom bomb to speak at Wyomissing Public Library
  • World Nuclear News - Environmentalists appeal to Macron for nuclear
  • IAEA - Nuclear Emergencies at Sea: Experts Practice Emergency Communication Procedures - Sinead Harvey, IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security
  • NHK World - JAEA may have violated safety rules
  • NHK World - MOX fuel to be shipped from France to Japan
  • BelTA - Annual survey of radiation, nuclear safety in Belarus to be published soon
  • Press TV - New US sanctions against Iran
  • INFORUM Fargo, ND - Dorgan: Dumped it here. Dumped it there. Now we'll dump it everywhere - Darrell Dorgan
  • Eyre Peninsula Tribune, Cleve, South Australia - Letter: Definitely no 'broad' community support - Toni Scott, No Radioactive Waste on Agricultural Land in Kimba or SA
  • Financial Express Bangladesh - President seeks IAEA's support for Rooppur nuclear power plant
  • Sofia News Agency - Bulgaria's Nuclear Regulatory Agency Plans to use EUR 3 million in Funding From the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development
  • Bloomberg - EON's Old Nuclear Money Spinners Are Now Just a Big Hassle - Weixin Zha and Tino Andresen
  • FirstPost - India adds 10 more nuclear warheads to its arsenal, develops tech for strike-back: SIPRI report
  • Peterborough Examiner - Court of Appeal rules in favour of Municipality of Port Hope in $10-million LLRW fund case - Cecilia Nasmith
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Facility Operating and Combined Licenses: Applications and Amendments Involving Proposed No Significant Hazards Considerations, etc. FR Document: 2017-13804 Citation: 82 FR 31089 PDF Pages 31089-31106 (18 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Facility Operating and Combined Licenses: Involving Proposed No Significant Hazards Considerations and Containing Sensitive Unclassified Non-Safeguards Information, etc. FR Document: 2017-13112 Citation: 82 FR 31080 PDF Pages 31080-31087
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Imposition Orders: Somascan Inc. FR Document: 2017-14069 Citation: 82 FR 31087 PDF Pages 31087-31089
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards FR Document: 2017-14062 Citation: 82 FR 31106 PDF Pages 31106-31107
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2017-14226 Citation: 82 FR 31087 PDF Page 31087

    Tuesday, July 04, 2017

  • American Spectator - Political Hay: Trump Has Yet to Be Clear on Intent for Yucca - Debra J. Saunders
  • Law360 - Under Trump, Feds Want Texas Yucca Mountain Suit Denied - Michael Phillis
  • Catholic Online - This is where you can find the deadliest substance in the world, right next to the beach. and it's about to move closer! - Marshall Connolly
  • Sen. Catherine Cortez Masto (D NV) - SENS. CORTEZ MASTO, HEINRICH, HARRIS RELEASE VIDEO HIGHLIGHTING IMPORTANCE OF NATIONAL MONUMENTS
  • EnviroNews - Atomic Bellyflop: America's 1st '21st Century Nuclear Reactor' Fails, Shuts Down After 5 Months - EnviroNews
  • HNN Huntingtonnews - DOE Releases Request for Proposals for Portsmouth Paducah Project Office (PPPO) Technical Support Services
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - GAIN vouchers announced
  • ConstructionEquipment - UPDATE: HANFORD NUCLEAR SITE AT HIGH RISK FOR ANOTHER COLLAPSE
  • AP News - AP Exclusive: US tightens security on nuclear inspections - Robert Burns
  • Bloomberg - EON's Old Nuclear Money Spinners Are Now Just a Big Hassle - Weixin Zha and Tino Andresen
  • Bloomberg - Toshiba's Trash, Someone Else's Treasure - Shelly Banjo
  • Reuters - UPDATE 2-EDF raises cost estimates for UK's Hinkley Point after review - Sudip Kar-Gupta and Bate Felix
  • The Hill blog - Pentagon withholding nuclear weapons inspection results: report - Max Greenwood
  • Asbury Park Press - Oyster Creek nuclear plant taken offline - Jean Mikle
  • Lacey Patch - The Oyster Creek Nuclear Plant Had An Unplanned Shutdown Today - Patricia A. Miller
  • Daily Mail - Bill for new Hinkley Point nuclear power station hits £20bn...and may go even higher after warning project may be delayed by 15 months
  • Prothom-Alo - IAEA assures all-out support for Rooppur nuke plant
  • Western Australia Business News - CCWA takes court action against uranium mine - Fraser Beattie
  • Bellona - Rosatom loses hope in its international nuclear builds, eyes renewables - Charles Digges
  • Everett Daily Herald - Saunders: Trump unclear on Nevada nuclear waste site plans - Debra J. Saunders
  • Asahi Shimbun - Cost of building nuclear fuel reprocessing plant up 4-fold
  • Bangladesh News24 - IAEA satisfied with Rooppur nuclear plant safety measures
  • Asahi Shimbun - Rotten resin gas 'most likely' cause of Ibaraki nuclear accident
  • Economic Times - Bulgaria nuclear power plant reconnects 1,000 Mw reactor after repairs
  • Eesti Rahvusringhääling - Estonia following development of Russian floating nuclear power station
  • West Australian - Struggling Paladin hits nuclear option on $360m loan call - Stuart McKinnon
  • ITV - A new nuclear future for Cammell Laird
  • Japan Times - Editorial: Trial of former Tepco executives over 2011 disaster
  • E&E Daily - Vogtle economics foggy, but fight over who pays is certain - Kristi E. Swartz
  • Korea Times - Nuclear-free energy top priority for Paik - Yoon Ja-young
  • Bangladesh Daily Star - IAEA assures support for Rooppur nuclear plant
  • Bayshore Broadcasting - Brockton Wants Improved Nuclear Response - Robyn Garvey
  • Sofia News Agency - Bulgaria's Nuclear Regulatory Agency Plans to use EUR 3 million in Funding From the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development
  • SeeNews Southeast Europe - Bulgaria's NPP reconnects to grid Unit 5 turbo generator
  • Radio New Zealand - Tahiti test veterans await compensation
  • Greenville Daily Reflector - EPA cuts affect Research Triangle jobs
  • Philadelphia Inquirer - OpEd: EPA ditching clean water - Philadelphia Inquirer
  • Tri-City Herald - Wildfire burns onto Hanford nuclear reservation - Annette Cary
  • IPS - Is the United States Preparing for a War in Syria? - Farhang Jahanpour
  • IAEA - The IAEA's Role is Disaster Risk Reduction Law
  • NHK World - Japan to help build cleaner power plants in Africa
  • Neon Nettle - Nevada City Becomes First In The World To Enforce Chemtrail Free Zone - Jacky Murphy
  • Energy Collective - Seeking Consensus on the Externalized Costs of Nuclear - Schalk Cloete

    Monday, July 03, 2017

  • Vancouver Columbian - In Our View: Turn to Yucca Mountain--Administration on right track to revive Nevada site for nuclear waste disposal
  • Albuquerque Journal - Editorial: New LANL contract must focus on nuclear safety
  • Center for Public Integrity - Center's alarming findings on safety issues at nuclear labs drawing wide attention
  • Center for Public Integrity - Nuclear Negligence: A five part series on safety weaknesses at U.S. nuclear weapon sites operated by corporate contractors
  • Center for Public Integrity - Part One: A near-disaster at a federal nuclear weapons laboratory takes a hidden toll on America's arsenal - Patrick Malone
  • Center for Public Integrity - Part Two: Safety problems at a Los Alamos laboratory delay U.S. nuclear warhead testing and production - R. Jeffrey Smith, Patrick Malone
  • Center for Public Integrity - Part Three: Light penalties and lax oversight encourage weak safety culture at nuclear weapons labs - Peter Cary, Patrick Malone, R. Jeffrey Smith
  • Center for Public Integrity - Part Four: More than 30 nuclear experts inhale uranium after radiation alarms at a weapons site are switched off by Patrick Malone, Peter Cary, R. Jeffrey Smith
  • Center for Public Integrity - Part Five: Repeated radiation warnings go unheeded at sensitive Idaho nuclear plant - Patrick Malone, Peter Cary
  • KING5 Seattle - Silver Dollar Fire forces evacuations at Hanford - Jennifer Van Burkleo
  • Tri-City Herald - Wildfire burns onto Hanford nuclear reservation - Annette Cary
  • UPI - Total-led group lands first contract in Iran in a decade - Daniel J. Graeber
  • AP News - Iran signs $5B gas deal with France's Total, Chinese firm - Nasser Karimi
  • Bloomberg - An Oil Giant Bets Big on Iran - Chris Bryant
  • Bloomberg - World Nuclear Powers Improve Bombs While Reducing Arsenals - David Tweed
  • Bloomberg - India Gives Iran $11 Billion 'Best Offer' on Farzad-B Gas Field - Saket Sundria and Debjit Chakraborty
  • Bloomberg - India's New Tax Isn't the Last of Modi's Reforms - Iain Marlow
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Scientists prepare to debate danger of Yucca Mountain's volcanic neighbors - Keith Rogers
  • Bloomberg - EDF Says U.K. Nuclear-Project Cost May Top 20 Billion Pounds - Francois De Beaupuy
  • Bloomberg - China Warns Against 'Negative' U.S. Turn as Trump Raises Heat - Ting Shi
  • Reuters - Total marks Iran return with South Pars gas deal - Bozorgmehr Sharafedin and Rania El Gamal
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-France's EDF raises cost estimates for UK's Hinkley Point after review - Sudip Kar-Gupta and Bate Felix
  • Reuters - EDF says revised estimates will have no impact on Hinkley Point contract - Sudip Kar-Gupta)
  • Reuters - Germany produced record 35 percent of power from renewables in first half - Markus Wacket
  • Reuters - Washington tells India Westinghouse could be sold by year end: sources - Douglas Busvine
  • UPI - North Korea can make 10-20 nuclear warheads, think tank says - Elizabeth Shim
  • Deutsche Welle - SIPRI: Nuclear arms decline amid modernization efforts
  • Portland Press Herald - Maine Voices: Urge Sens. Collins and King to support ban on nuclear weapons - Kathryn E. Bourgoin
  • Center for World Indigenous Studies - WHY WE'RE INVESTIGATING GRAND CANYON URANIUM - John Ahni Schertow and Garet Bleir
  • Daily Telegraph - Cost of Hinkley Point nuclear plant climbs another £1.5bn to over £20bn, as project is again delayed - Jillian Ambrose
  • BBC - Hinkley Point: EDF adds £1.5bn to nuclear plant cost
  • Phys.org - New technique 'sees' radioactive material even after it's gone - Matt Shipman
  • Los Angeles Times - Essential California: 1,800 tons of nuclear waste with an ocean view and nowhere to go - Benjamin Oreskes and Shelby Grad
  • Daily Caller - Russia To Put Floating Nuclear Power Plant Right Next To NATO Countries - Andrew Follett
  • Casper Star-Tribune - Uranium tax cut shot down, state wants to govern oil and gas ops and lease sale nets $2.6 million - Heather Richards
  • EUobserver - Nuclear accountability curbed by EU politics and industry interests - Ana-Maria Seman
  • EnergyInfraPost - India To Restructure $20 Billion Nuclear Deal With Westy - Kallanish Energy
  • NDTV - India Gets Update On Westinghouse, Meant To Build Andhra Nuclear Reactors - Australian Business Review
  • The Australian - French debt forces uranium miner Paladin into administration - Paul Garvey
  • Aust Ralian Business News - Paladin Energy into administration - Mark Beyer
  • Dhaka Tribune - IAEA chief: Bangladesh on right track with nuclear power project - Md Emroz Khandaker, Pabna
  • Radio New Zealand - France to reconsider compensation for nuclear test victims
  • Shanghai Daily - China racing ahead on nuclear energy - Song Yingge
  • Bellona - Rosatom loses hope in its international nuclear builds, eyes renewables - Charles Digges
  • Centre Daily Times - Soaring Heights students get lesson in nuclear power - Britney Milazzo
  • Eesti Rahvusringhääling - Russia to move floating nuclear power station through Baltic Sea
  • Deutsche Welle - Germany's Nuclear Waste
  • Radio New Zealand - Tahiti remembers anti-nuclear campaigners
  • Asia Pacific Report - Tahitian anti-nuclear advocates mark 51st year since testing began - Pacific Media Watch
  • Joongang Daily - Value of nuclear plants--Thanks to nuclear power plants… Korea's electricity costs are still relatively cheap - Kim Jong-yoon
  • Chandigarh Tribune - Kalpakkam N-reactor is world's envy, India's pride
  • E&E Daily - Vogtle economics foggy, but fight over who pays is certain - Kristi E. Swartz
  • BelTA - State budget to finance expert evaluation of Belarusian nuclear power plant's stress test results
  • BrainTree and Witham Times - £1.5bn rise in building cost of Hinkley Point nuclear power station
  • The Nation Nigeria - IAEA storms Nigeria to assess nuclear regulatory infrastructure - John Ofikhenua, Abuja
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - K-25 cleanup: Eyes on contractor UCOR's 2020 vision - Brittany Crocker
  • CNSNews - John Bolton at 'Free Iran' Rally: 1979 Revolution Should Not Reach 40th Birthday - Patrick Goodenough and Fayçal Benhassain
  • SeeNews Southeast Europe - Bulgaria's NPP switches off Unit 5 turbo generator for repairs
  • Northern California Record - Sailors' $1 billion lawsuit over radiation from Fukushima nuclear disaster sails through federal court - Todd Barnett
  • KPBS - House To Consider Bill To Make Yucca Mountain Permanent Storage Site For Nuclear Waste - Brooke Ruth, Maureen Cavanaugh
  • Pakistan Dawn - The arrival of clean energy - Khurram Lalani
  • African Review - Energy diversity a priority across Africa
  • Oldham Chronicle - Trip of a lifetime for nukes blast children
  • Tri-City Herald - Wildfire burns onto Hanford nuclear reservation - Annette Cary
  • NRC - NRC Amends Licensing, Inspection and Annual Fees for Fiscal Year 2017
  • IAEA - IAEA Director General Highlights IAEA Support for Development During Myanmar Visit - Aabha Dixit, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • World Nuclear News - Bulgarian regulator to hold Kozloduy tender
  • World Nuclear News - Cost of Hinkley Point C rises by 8%, EDF says
  • World Nuclear News - Pakistan's Chashma 4 connected to grid
  • World Nuclear News - Paladin Energy enters administration
  • World Nuclear News - Electricity market review is pregnant with options
  • The Guardian - Hinkley Point C: the government should start planning alternatives - Nils Pratley
  • The Guardian - Hinkley Point C is £1.5bn over budget and a year behind schedule, EDF admits - Adam Vaughan
  • BBC - Hinkley Point: EDF adds £1.5bn to nuclear plant cost
  • Aiken Standard - Editorial: Don't let V.C. Summer, Vogtle muddy MOX waters
  • DOE:EM - DOE Releases Request for Proposals for Portsmouth Paducah Project Office (PPPO) Technical Support Services (TSS)
  • openDemocracy - Nuclear safety in Europe: decision-making behind closed doors? - Dana Marekova
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Nevada expected to boost contract to aid Yucca Mountain fight - Sean Whaley
  • Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board - Rule Freedom of Information Act FR Document: 2017-13863 Citation: 82 FR 30722 PDF Pages 30722-30724
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Clarification on Endorsement of Nuclear Energy Institute Guidance in Designing Digital Upgrades in Instrumentation and Control Systems FR Document: 2017-13918 Citation: 82 FR 30913 PDF Pages 30913-30914
  • Tennessee Valley Authority - Notice Atomic Safety and Licensing Board; Establishments: Tennessee Valley Authority Clinch River Nuclear Site Early Site Permit Application FR Document: 2017-13942 Citation: 82 FR 30938 PDF Page 30938

    Sunday, July 02, 2017

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Analysis: Trump pushing to restart Yucca Mountain but hasn't said why - Debra J. Saunders
  • Los Angeles Times - 1,800 tons of radioactive waste has an ocean view and nowhere to go - Ralph Vartabedian
  • Global Research - Permanent War Against Humans and the Planet - Nora Fernandez
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - OpEd: A radioactive future for Carlsbad? - Sally Blakemore
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - The past 100 years(#3): July 2, 1992
  • AP News - Nuclear industry says no impact seen from hacking campaign
  • Bloomberg - Total to Sign Milestone Iran Gas Deal Since Sanctions Eased - Hashem Kalantari
  • Reuters video - U.S. warns nuclear, energy firms of cyber plot
  • Reuters - U.S. trade group says no nuclear power plants have been hacked - Jim Finkle
  • The Guardian - Russia begins cleaning up the Soviets' top-secret nuclear waste dump - Shaun Walker in Andreyeva Bay
  • Economic Times - Nuclear reactor at Kalpakkam: World's envy, India's pride - Pallav Bagla
  • Amarillo Globe-News - Pantex near Amarillo among potential sites for plutonium pit production - Ben Egel
  • KOTA-TV, Rapid City SD - Tax cut for Wyoming uranium meets lawmaker opposition
  • Daily Caller - Solar Panels Generate 300 Times More Toxic Waste Than Nuclear Reactors - Andrew Follett
  • Xinhua News - Stanford researchers exploring how corals of Bikini Atoll survive nuke tests
  • Filipino Reporter - Time to change nuclear arsenal rules - Manuel Caballero
  • Ventura County Star - Letter: Alternative facts about nuclear plants - Bruce Little, Camarillo
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - Letter: Diablo Canyon nuclear plant should be shut down responsibly - Ralph Cavanagh, Natural Resources Defense Council
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - PNM: Time to shift to more renewables - Alan Eckert
  • Aiken Standard - Editorial: Don't let V.C. Summer, Vogtle muddy MOX waters
  • Jerusalem Post - US REPS. SLAM IRAN NUCLEAR DEAL AT TEHRAN REGIME OPPONENTS' SUMMIT - REUTERS
  • Japan Times - Coastal Fukushima women late in checking breast cancer suspicions since 3/11: study
  • PBS NewsHour - Graphic novel shows life in Nevada's 'doom towns' during atomic testing - Ivette Feliciano & Andy Kirk
  • BBC - Talks to avert strike by Sellafield firefighters
  • NHK World - Families learn about A-bomb on streetcar
  • NHK World - Magnitude 5.3 quake hit Hokkaido
  • Press TV - US seeks to undermine Iran's regional position: Larijani
  • WWALS Watershed Coalition - Video: Will you lead to sun and wind power? John S. Quarterman to Tom Fanning, CEO, at Southern Company stockholder meeting 2017-05-24
  • Energetyka.pl - Trump wznowi rozwój energetyki jadrowej - Dr. Eng. Andrzej Strupczewski
  • Austin American-Statesman - PolitiFact: No beef about it: France relies on nuclear energy - W. Gardner Selby - American-Statesman Staff
  • BT.com - Ukraine claims Russian security services behind cyber attack - Russian Companies

    Saturday, July 01, 2017

  • San Diego Union-Tribune - Editorial: Revival of Yucca Mountain nuclear waste project overdue
  • Wilkes-Barre Citizens' Voice - Account for nuke waste
  • KING5 Seattle - Studies: Hanford tunnels holding radioactive materials at risk of collapse - Russ Walker and Susannah Frame
  • Spokesman-Review - Second waste storage tunnel at Hanford is at risk of cave-in, regulators say - Chad Sokol
  • KEPR Pasco - DOE: Increased risk of another tunnel collapse at Hanford PUREX Site - Elise Haas
  • KUOW Puget Sound - U.S. Dept. Of Energy Says Both Hanford Tunnels At High Risk For Further Collapse - Anna King
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Scientists prepare to debate danger of Yucca Mountain's volcanic neighbors - Keith Rogers
  • Construction Equipment - GEIGER COUNTING: Changes at Three Mile Island and Yucca Mountain
  • NRDC.org - House GOP Energy Vision Almost As Blind As Trump's - Marc Boom
  • JD Supra - U.S. House Takes First Step in Moving Energy Spending Bill - Faegre Baker Daniels
  • Kaiser Health News (KHN) - McConnell Has About $200B In 'Candy' To Make Deals On Obamacare Repeal - Michael McAuliff
  • Climate Progress - Energy efficiency, renewables spending to be cut in half under House budget proposal - Mark Hand
  • Peoria Journal Star - Letter: Remembering those lost to war - Paul Appell
  • People's World - Trump Labor Dept. yanks added beryllium exposure protections
  • Federal News Radio - Is the IG's report on whistleblower retaliation at GSA anything more than a history lesson? - Jason Miller
  • Idaho Statesman - House panel chaired by Idaho's Simpson softens cuts to INL, other energy programs - Bryan Clark
  • EIN News - DOE Renews WIPP Council of State Governments – Midwestern Region Cooperative Agreement
  • AP News - High risk for 2nd tunnel collapse at nuclear waste site - Nicholas K. Geranios
  • AP News - US renews pressure on China with an eye on NKorea threat - Bradley Klapper and Julie Pace
  • Reuters - U.S. warns businesses of hacking campaign against nuclear, energy firms - Jim Finkle
  • Reuters - BRIEF-China Nuclear Energy Technology Corp says unit enters Lianshui finance lease agreement
  • Reuters - U.S. says ex-consultant set up meetings over Iran's nuclear program - Brendan Pierson
  • Seattle Times - 2nd Hanford tunnel storing radioactive waste at risk of failing, federal study says - Hal Bernton
  • Science AAAS - South Korea's nuclear U-turn draws praise and darts - Dennis Normile
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Hit delete on the "right" to nuclear energy in new weapons ban - Ray Acheson
  • New York Times - Nuclear Power and Climate Change - Carol M. Browner, Washington, former administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency, is a member of Nuclear Matters, a national coalition
  • The Hill blog - Obama left nuclear waste in South Carolina, Trump can clean it up - Kevin Bryant
  • Greeneville Sun, TN - New Inspector Named For Nuclear Fuel Services
  • Press TV - Germany approves sale of nuclear-capable submarines to Israel: Report
  • Iranian Financial Tribune - Trump's Plan for Nuclear Revival Begins With a Study
  • Mainichi Daily News - Anti-tsunami policy shift key to criminal trial of ex-TEPCO execs
  • Mainichi Daily News - Former TEPCO worker turned monk on remorse-driven pilgrimage
  • Asahi Shimbun - EDITORIAL: Fukushima trial should clarify why TEPCO execs didn't act
  • Westmorland Gazette - Letter: We should not be transporting nuclear warheads by road - Philip Gilligan, Sandside
  • Eastern Mirror - We need collaboration with India on n-power: Bangladesh ex-AEC chief
  • Daily Star London - Fire RAGES in Chernobyl nuclear disaster zone as over 100 firefighters rush to scene - Tom Evans
  • Aiken Standard - Since 1950s, Savannah River Site changes face of Aiken County
  • Xinhua News - Radiation level in Chernobyl zone "normal" despite forest fire: report
  • Citizens for Legitimate Government - Ex-SF Navy shipyard workers allege fraud in radiation cleanup
  • Virginian-Pilot - Naval Station Norfolk: the first 100 years
  • Forbes blog - Tunguska Eyewitnesses Describe What It's Like To Live Through A Meteor Strike - K.N. Smith
  • Portsmouth Herald News - NRC to determine C-10 status as nuke plant interveners - Max Sullivan
  • Kyiv Post - Ecology minister asks journalists not to spread fake news about fire in Chornobyl zone
  • Tri-City Herald - PUREX tunnel collapse structural integrity analysis press conference - Bob Brawdy
  • Tri-City Herald - Second Hanford radioactive waste tunnel has 'high potential' of collapse - Annette Cary
  • USGS - M 5.2 - 27km E of Chitose, Japan
  • NHK World - Abe vows to promote recovery in Fukushima
  • Asahi Shimbun - Scrapping Tokai facility will cost 1 trillion yen and take 70 years - Hiroshi Ishizuka
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Outside directors should fulfill obligation to oversee companies
  • Fin24 - Why wage war for a slice of SA's electricity pie? - Dr Anthonie Cilliers
  • Yonhap News - Moon, Trump agree to phased approach to N. Korea denuclearization - Byun Duk-kun
  • E&E Daily - WHITE HOUSE: Trump's energy promises? Some already exist - Emily Holden, Brittany Patterson, Umair Irfan and Benjamin Hulac
  • Beyond Nuclear - 50-group environmental coalition urges rejection of H.R. 3053, the Nuclear Waste Policy Amendments Act of 2017
  • Atomic Insights - Do Natural Gas Interests Create Or Amplify Bad News About Nuclear Energy? Will They Continue To Push? - Rod Adams
  • Rutland Herald - Nuclear business has done it before - Susan Smallheer
  • NHK World - Major quakes hit Hokkaido, Kyushu
  • George AFB, CA - 1956-05-25 AF – Technical Order 00-110A-1 Radioactive Waste Disposal
  • SeeNews Southeast Europe - Bulgaria to launch tender for technical support to nuclear regulator - EBRD
  • STL.News - McCaskill Calls for Answers on Questionable Department of Energy Contracting Arrangement
  • Energy Collective - Analysis Group Answers Perry's Questions: Changing Resources Doesn't Make Grid Unreliable, but Does Save Consumers Money - Advanced Energy Perspectives
  • 953MNC Michiana< IN - Congressman Fred Upton authors bill to keep nuclear waste out of Great Lakes Basin - Tommie Lee
  • WOOD Radio - Bill would keep nuclear waste out of Great Lakes Basin
  • Colorado Daily - Peace Train: Throwing caution to the wind--Many believe Rocky Flats is still too dangerous to open to the public - Judith Mohling, Rocky Mountain Peace and Justice Center
  • Harwich and Manningtree Standard - Letter: Full costs of Bradwell B required - Judy Lea, Spital Road Maldon
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - Why today's Americans have less fear and loathing about nuclear power - Joshua Emerson Smith

    Friday, June 30, 2017

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Scientists prepare to debate danger of Yucca Mountain's volcanic neighbors - Keith Rogers
  • Business Facilities - Safe Deposit Boxes
  • Tyler Morning Telegraph - Editorial: Nuclear power is necessary for a truly green future
  • Daily Energy Insider - Energy and Commerce Committee advances eight bills
  • Daily Energy Insider - Nuclear scientists to discuss fast reactors, related fuel cycles at international conference
  • Daily Energy Insider - Nuclear Energy Institute urges FERC to take action to prevent nuclear plant closures
  • Daily Energy Insider - US uranium production, prices and employment decreased in 2016
  • Daily Energy Insider - House advances legislation to provide nuclear production tax credit access to non-profits
  • NBC Bay Area - Hunters Point Whistleblowers Expose More Alleged Fraud In Connection with Shipyard Cleanup - Liz Wagner and Michael Horn
  • Bloomberg BNA - Whistle-blowing Kasowitz Firm Seeks Billions From Chemical Giants - Peter Hayes
  • Toronto Star - Editorial: Commitment to clean up mercury near Grassy Narrows is welcome and overdue
  • Mohave Daily News - Contract for Los Alamos lab up for bid
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - DOE Renews Grant To NMED - Chris Clark
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Los Alamos Scientist Sherri R. Bingert Honored - Carol A. Clark
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - House energy bill softens Trump cuts - Bryan Clark
  • KPVI Pocatello - INL's 'Advanced Test Reactor' Celebrates 50 Years - Deanne Coffin
  • Oak Ridge Today - DOE not responding to questions about budget, Perry's advocacy - John Huotari
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Oak Ridge National Laboratory could face massive layoffs under Trump budget request - Brittany Crocker
  • Bloomberg - 'Clean Coal' Will Always Be a Fantasy--Mississippi gives up on carbon capture, and the rest of the world should, too.
  • Bloomberg - Ex-Tepco Leaders Plead Not Guilty in Fukushima Nuclear Trial - Associated Press (Mari Yamaguchi)
  • Reuters - Former Tepco executives plead not guilty in first Fukushima case - Aaron Sheldrick
  • Reuters - China builds new military facilities on South China Sea islands: think tank - Eric Beech
  • Reuters - U.S. envoy slams U.N. Security Council for inaction on Iran - Michelle Nichols
  • Reuters - Takeover target Amec to retain European nuclear business - Esha Vaish
  • Reuters - BRIEF-China Nuclear Energy Technology says Liu Genyu has been appointed as executive director
  • Casper Star-Tribune - A tax cut for uranium unfair to oil, gas and coal, lawmakers say - Heather Richards
  • Heritage Foundation Daily Signal - Trump Is Taking Steps to Help the Nuclear Power Industry. Here's What Can Be Done - Katie Tubb
  • Washington Post - Trump vows to 'unleash' American energy but unveils only modest new steps - Steven Mufson and Chris Mooney
  • CNBC - Trump announces efforts to revive nuclear energy, export more American coal
  • NBC News - NASA Revives Plan to Put Nuclear Reactors on Mars - Irene Klotz
  • Charleston Post Courier - Ga. utilities prepare to take over embattled nuclear project in possible model for S.C. reactors - Thad Moore
  • Tri-City Herald - How sturdy are Hanford's radioactive tunnels? Initial report due Friday - Annette Cary
  • Financial Times - Amec drops planned sale of European nuclear business - Andrew Ward
  • Spokesman-Review - Tests making progress for Idaho nuclear waste treatment - Keith Ridler, Associated Press
  • Indian Express - Why we need nuclear power - Kirit Parikh
  • Atlanta Journal-Constitution - PSC: Vogtle work farther behind, but improving - Russell Grantham
  • Prothom-Alo - Rooppur nuke plant cost increases by Tk 75b - Arun Karmakar
  • The Australian - Idea of an Australian nuclear submarine fleet just won't float - Greg Sheridan
  • ABC.au - Tony Abbott rebuked by Marise Payne over criticism on nuclear submarine rejection - Louise Yaxley
  • Mid-Hudson News - Indian Point 2 back online
  • Power Technology - IAEA awards nuclear scientists for research on fast reactors
  • London Times - Offshore wind power could be 25% cheaper than Hinkley's nuclear - Emily Gosden, Energy Editor
  • Daily Mirror - Fire breaks out in forest surrounding Chernobyl nuclear power plant exclusion zone - Rhian Lubin
  • Sputnik News - 'Nuclear 17': Hackers Believed to Have Breached US Nuclear Power Plant Network
  • Indian Express - Pakistan cautions against US' expansion of nuclear capabilities
  • Times of Central Asia - US military could be smuggling uranium out of Afghanistan, locals say
  • Cumbria Crack - Trainees gather in Workington to shape the future of nuclear - Carl Fallowfield
  • Deutsche Welle - 40 years of German anti-nuclear action
  • Korea Herald - PM tries to calm worries over laymen's decision on nuke reactors
  • Tri-City Herald - Head of Energy Northwest, operator of Richland nuclear plant, to retire - Annette Cary
  • Brattleboro Reformer - Vermont Yankee can send tainted water to Idaho - Mike Faher
  • ABC News - Correction: Vermont Yankee story - Associated Press
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Vogtle analysts say productivity's up at reactor site - Kristi E. Swartz
  • Town Hall - A New Iran Policy - Linda Chavez Linda Chavez
  • SFGate - Ex-SF Navy shipyard workers allege fraud in radiation cleanup - J.K. Dineen
  • Construction.RU - Rosatom to build Nuclear Technology Centre in Vietnam - Tatiana Kanunnikova
  • Kyiv Post - Forest fire flares up near Chornobyl plant (VIDEO) - Nataliya Trach
  • SeeNews Southeast Europe - Bulgaria to launch tender for technical support to nuclear regulator - EBRD
  • The State - Solar panels to sprout near SCE&G headquarters - Sammy Fretwell
  • TASS - Radiation levels spike amid wildfire in Ukraine's Chernobyl exclusion zone
  • Somerset County Gazette - £27m cooling system for Hinkley C to be built in the UK - Steven Salter
  • Pakistan Herald - Pakistan is a responsible nuclear state and the world needs to stop maligning its efforts with baseless propaganda
  • The Sentinel, Carlisle, PA - Letter: Nuclear energy not at fault - Joe Gusler, President of Central PA Building and Construction Trades and co-chair of Clean Jobs for Pennsylvania
  • Idaho Business Review - Tests making progress for Idaho nuclear waste treatment - Associated Press
  • Ghana Business News - Ghana to work faster ahead of its roadmap for nuclear power generation - Source: GNA
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - DOE cap design continues - Kevin Trevellyan
  • Toronto Sun - $1B worth of energy wasted last year: engineers - Shawn Jeffords
  • Tri-City Herald - Second Hanford radioactive waste tunnel 'high potential' of collapse - Annette Cary
  • NRC - NRC to Conduct Open House to Discuss 2016 Performance of Prairie Island Nuclear Generating Plant
  • NRC - NRC to Conduct Open House to Discuss 2016 Performance of Monticello Nuclear Generating Plant
  • NRC - NRC Announces Senior Resident Inspector at Nuclear Fuel Services in Erwin
  • IAEA - Delivering the Right Radiation Dose: Workshop Helps Professionals Integrate Uncertainties - Oleksandra Gudkova, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • World Nuclear News - Trump heralds golden era for US energy
  • World Nuclear News - EDF 'aims to prove' Flamanville 3 reactor cap can stay
  • World Nuclear News - Construction officially begins on Kudankulam 3 and 4
  • The Guardian - Fukushima nuclear disaster: former Tepco executives go on trial - Justin McCurry
  • BBC - Fukushima nuclear disaster: Tepco executives on trial
  • Trend News Agency - Iran's Zarif meets France president to talk regional issues - Emil Ilgar
  • NHK World - Three former TEPCO execs plead not guilty
  • Asahi Shimbun - Ex-TEPCO execs plead innocent over Fukushima nuclear disaster - Eiji Shimura
  • Japan Times - Ex-Tepco execs plead innocent as 3/11 nuclear negligence trial kicks off - Daisuke Kikuchi
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - 3 ex-TEPCO execs plead not guilty over Fukushima N-crisis
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Megabanks compete for top role as backers of clean energy
  • Mainichi Daily News - Ex-Tepco execs plead not guilty as trial starts over Fukushima crisis
  • Mainichi Daily News - UN and EU praise Iran over nuclear deal but US is critical
  • Jiji Press - 3 Ex-TEPCO Execs Plead Not Guilty over 2011 Fukushima N-Crisis
  • Jiji Press - Scrapping JAEA N-Reprocessing Plant to Cost One T. Yen: Estimate
  • Press TV - UN, EU hail Iran nuclear commitment; US differs
  • Press TV - Scrapping Iran's nuclear deal not in US interest: Majlis speaker
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Paducah FR Document: 2017-13806 Citation: 82 FR 29858 PDF Page 29858 (1 page) Permalink
  • Energy Department - Notice Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Savannah River Site FR Document: 2017-13807 Citation: 82 FR 29858 PDF Pages 29858-29859 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Weekly Receipts FR Document: 2017-13831 Citation: 82 FR 29859 PDF Page 29859 (1 page) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Rule Fee Schedules: Fee Recovery for Fiscal Year 2017 FR Document: 2017-13520 Citation: 82 FR 30682 PDF Pages 30682-30708 (27 pages) Permalink
  • Veterans Affairs Department - Meetings: Research Advisory Committee on Gulf War Veterans' Illnesses FR Document: 2017-13774 Citation: 82 FR 30004 PDF Page 30004 (1 page) Permalink
  • Deutsche Local - Daring activist stunt delays first ever river shipment of nuclear waste
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - House committee approves bill to restart Yucca Mountain project - Gary Martin
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - After 30 years, nothing's changed in Nevada's fight against storing nuclear waste at Yucca Mountain - Steve Sebelius
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - OpEd: Waving the white flag on Yucca Mountain is the coward's way out - Bob Fulkerson Reno The writer is state director of the Progressive Leadership Alliance of Nevada
  • NEI - House Subcommittee Prioritizes Yucca Mountain, R&D in Budget
  • DOE:EERE - Energy Department Announces up to $4 Million for Geothermal Deep Direct-Use Feasibility Studies
  • GovTrack - H.R. 3053: Nuclear Waste Policy Amendments Act of 2017 - Status: Ordered Reported on Jun 28, 2017
  • DOE:EM - DOE Renews WIPP Council of State Governments – Midwestern Region Cooperative Agreement

    Thursday, June 29, 2017

  • San Diego Union-Tribune - House panel passes bill that resurrects sending nuclear waste to Yucca Mountain - Rob Nikolewski
  • Las Vegas Sun - House panel OKs nuclear waste storage bill tied to Yucca Mountain - Yvonne Gonzalez
  • Japan Times - U.S. panel backs bill to revive Yucca Mountain nuclear waste dump
  • KDWN 720 AM - House Moving Forward With Plan To Revive Yucca Mountain
  • Bloomberg - Trump's Plans for a Nuclear Revival Will Begin With a Study - Jennifer A Dlouhy
  • Washington Post - The Energy 202: Rick Perry touts carbon-cutting technology while simultaneously trying to cut its funding - Dino Grandoni
  • Asbury Park Press - A new future for Lacey's radioactive waste? - Amanda Oglesby
  • Wahkiakum County Eagle - Letter: Verbal dueling of neighbors continues - J.B. Bouchard, Puget Island
  • Science Magazine - House panel advances bill eliminating ARPA-E, holds DOE science steady - Christa Marshall, E&E News
  • billmoyers.com - More Than You Ever Wanted to Know About Beryllium
  • Toledo Blade - Town halls set over redress for illnesses
  • Fremont News Messenger - Labor Department to hold meetings for nuclear workers
  • PR Newswire - Report That Trump Will Gut OSHA Rules May Be Premature, Says LeClairRyan Attorney - LeClairRyan
  • Tri-City Herald - State bill for ill Hanford worker compensation resurfaces - By Annette Cary
  • KSL-TV - U. helps victims of nuclear fallout share their stories - Liesl Nielsen
  • EIN Newsdesk - DOE Renews Grant to New Mexico Environment Department
  • La Grande Observer, OR - MY VOICE: Want to clean up Hanford? - Rep. Greg Walden
  • OPB.org - audio(#1): Hanford Cleanup Needs More Money - Allison Frost w/Washington state representative Gerry Pollet
  • Tri-City Herald - Editorial: Solar plant affirms DOE land transfer
  • AP News - US quietly publishes once-expunged papers on 1953 Iran coup - Jon Gambrell
  • AP News - Iran accuses US of 'brazen' plan to change its government - Edith M. Lederer
  • Bloomberg - Jeff Sessions Is Dismantling Obama's Legal Legacy - Tom Schoenberg
  • Bloomberg - One of America's First Clean Coal Plants May Have Just Died - Mark Chediak
  • Bloomberg - The Iran Nuclear Deal Faces 'Death by a Thousand Cuts' - Ladane Nasseri
  • Bloomberg - Coal's Hot Summer - David Fickling
  • Reuters - New coal power plants may block Japan's carbon emissions goal: minister - Yuka Obayashi and Ami Miyazaki
  • Reuters - BRIEF-Georgia Power says co, Southern Nuclear prepared to assume Vogtle project management by late july
  • Reuters - EDF must replace Flamanville reactor cover by 2024: regulator - Geert De Clercq
  • Reuters - BRIEF-Uranium Participation reports financial results for the period ended May 31, 2017 - Eikon
  • E&E Daily - WHITE HOUSE: Trump to announce steps to aid nuclear industry – sources - Emily Holden and Hannah Northey
  • Press TV - Talks on prohibition of nuclear weapons at UN - Susan Modaress
  • Augusta Chronicle - Georgia Power, Southern Nuclear ready to take over project management at Plant Vogtle expansion - Joe Hotchkiss
  • Center for Public Integrity - Center's alarming findings on safety issues at nuclear labs drawing wide attention
  • Financial Times - White House leaves option of Westinghouse aid open - Demetri Sevastopulo and Barney Jopson in Washington and Ed Crooks in New York
  • South Strand News, SC - Santee Cooper eyes rate hikes, extends deadline for ailing nuclear power project - David Wren
  • Charleston Post Courier - Shareholder concerns weigh on SCE&amp;G's nuclear plant decision as customers wait, worry - David Wren
  • IAEA - IAEA Awards Young Nuclear Scientists for Research on Fast Reactors and Related Fuel Cycles
  • Pittsburgh Business Times - $1.3M grant will boost Pitt nuclear energy research - Paul J. Gough
  • Japan Times - Shareholders urge utilities to end nuclear power generation, are snubbed by management
  • Tacoma News Tribune - Uranium industry seeks tax break - The Associated Press
  • West Australian - Eco group to fight uranium mining tick - Tom Zaunmayr and Dylan Caporn
  • DOE - Nuclear Energy: Clean, Constant, and Cool
  • Lake Country Now - Lawmakers are forcing taxpayers to go nuclear - David Williams, Taxpayers Protection Alliance
  • FirstPost - Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant construction begins, expected to finish in 73 months
  • Green Bay Press Gazette - Dominion: All nuke fuel gone from power plant - Associated Press
  • Business Daily Kenya - Kenya's bid for nuclear energy gets House nod - Edwin Mutai
  • Asahi Shimbun - Utilities reject shareholders' calls for nuclear power phase-out
  • Focus Taiwan - United Daily News: Inconvenient truth about nuclear-free homeland
  • Rockland County Times - Letter: Plans for Indian Point Nuclear Power Plant Replacement Must Protect Our Air - Frank Fraley, President – SHARE-NY
  • The Hankyoreh - [Editorial] Shin-Kori nuclear reactors to be a case study in deliberative democracy
  • London Times - Kepco eyes deal to rescue Moorside nuclear plant in Cumbria - Emily Gosden, Energy Editor
  • Namoi Valley Independent - Deputy premier wants nuclear power to remain an option
  • E&E Daily - OHIO Boosts for coal, nuclear fizzle in Legislature - Benjamin Storrow
  • Korea Times - Nuclear freeze will be entrance to talks to resolve N. Korea issue: Moon - Kim Rahn
  • Yonhap News - Bold, practical ways needed to resolve N.K. nukes issue: minister nominee - sooyeon@yna.co.kr
  • Pakistan News International - India offered modern weapons, N-trade waiver
  • Aiken Standard - MOX funding still mixed in Washington - Michael Smith
  • Bristol Post - Bristol not on Hinkley Point nuclear emergency list
  • Orange County Register - Bill that could send nuclear fuel out of San Onofre advances - Teri Sforza
  • Deutsche Welle - Nuclear waste-carrying ship sails for first time on German river
  • Ghana News Agency - Ghana to work faster ahead of its roadmap for nuclear power generation - Christabel Addo
  • Hudson Valley News Network - Indian Point Unit 2 Nuclear Power Plant Returns to Service - Kathy Welsh
  • Radio New Zealand - Anti-nuclear marches planned in Tahiti
  • BBC - Hitachi committed to Wylfa Newydd says plant's developer
  • Moneycontrol Mumbai - Fast track nuke power to meet growing energy needs: Niti Aayog
  • Baton Rouge Advocate - Letter: Couhig questions tax commissions appraisals - Kevin Couhig, West Feliciana Parish President
  • Japan Times - Court finds ex-environment ministry official Yuji Suzuki guilty of taking bribes
  • Paducah Sun - Helping workers - Ryan Hermens
  • GlobalMeat News - Belarus' president pushes for farms in Chernobyl exclusion zone
  • NRC - NRC to Conduct Open House to Discuss 2016 Performance of Point Beach Nuclear Power Plant
  • NRC - NRC Announces Resident Inspectors at Harris Nuclear Plant
  • NRC - NRC Issues Confirmatory Order to Tilden Mining Company, L.C.
  • IAEA - IAEA-PAHO Follow-up Meeting on Emergency Preparedness and Response for Radiological Emergencies in the Caribbean Sub-Region - Scarlett Ihlau, IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation
  • World Nuclear News - Nuclear construction reaches 25-year high
  • World Nuclear News - French regulator says Flamanville 3 is safe to start
  • World Nuclear News - US waste management bill passes committee vote
  • World Nuclear News - Ikata 1 decommissioning gets regulatory approval
  • NHK World - Survey: Tests may have missed 4 in 10 cancer cases
  • NHK World - Trial of 3 former TEPCO execs to begin soon
  • Asahi Shimbun - Governor states firm opposition to Hamaoka plant restart - Japan News
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Electric firm shareholders reject proposals to end N-power
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Beyond patronage politics: Where is SA going with Eskom? - Jun 29 2017 12:59 Piet van Staden, Energy Intensive User Group of Southern Africa
  • Fin24 CapeTown - It's war: Nuclear versus renewables - Jun 29 2017 05:00 Robert J Traydon
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Capturing Treasury: OUTA connects the dots - Jun 28 2017 21:00 Carin Smith
  • Yonhap News - (Yonhap Forum) Ex-minister calls on Seoul to play facilitator in resolving nuke standoff - Sooyeon@Yna.Co.Kr, Pbr@Yna.Co.Kr
  • Press TV - 'Political issue' rises in US Congress over anti-Iran bill
  • Press TV - US-led military alliance NATO agrees to boost troops in Afghanistan
  • Senator Dean Heller (R-NV) - Heller Statement On Nuclear Waste Policy Act Clearing House Energy Committee
  • Rep. Jacky Rosen (D-NV3) - Rosen statement on Passage of Shimkus' bill to restart Yucca Mountain
  • Rep. Darrell Issa (R-CA49) - With Issa Leadership, House Advances Nuclear Waste Bill to Clean Up San Onofre
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Manual License Verification Report FR Document: 2017-13614 Citation: 82 FR 29585 PDF Page 29585 (1 page) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Transfer Applications: AREVA, Inc. FR Document: 2017-13646 Citation: 82 FR 29586 PDF Pages 29586-29588 (3 pages) Permalink
  • San Clemente Times - Congressional Committee Moves Spent Nuclear Waste Legislation to House Floor - Eric Heinz
  • The Now Report - CORTEZ-MASTO ISSUES STATEMENT ON HOUSE BILL TO REVIVE YUCCA MOUNTAIN
  • Congress.gov - S.1457 - A bill to amend the Energy Policy Act of 2005 to direct the Secretary of Energy to carry out demonstration projects relating to advanced nuclear reactor technologies to support domestic energy needs - Sponsor: Sen. Flake, Jeff [R-AZ] (Introduced 06/28/2017)
  • Boulder Weekly - Breach of trust? Rocky Flats dam removal dredges up contamination concerns - Josh Schlossberg
  • Joongang Daily - A half-baked energy plan

    Wednesday, June 28, 2017

  • Morning Consult - Getting the Nation's Nuclear Waste Disposal Back on Track - Greg Walden and Fred Upton and John Shimkus; Rep. Greg Walden (R-Ore.) is chairman of the House Energy and Commerce Committee. Rep. Fred Upton (R-Mich.) is chairman of the House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Energy. Rep. John Shimkus (R-Ill.) is a member of the energy subcommittee
  • E&E Daily - APPROPRIATIONS: House bill would slash key DOE programs - Geof Koss and Christa Marshall
  • The Hill blog - House energy bill spends $3.6B more than Trump budget - Devin Henry
  • Washington Post - The Energy 202: Trump's latest energy push may run afoul of another big priority: Boosting manufacturing - Dino Grandoni
  • Talking Points Memo (TPM) - Perry On Climate Debate: 'This Is America, Let's Have A Conversation' - Nicole Lafond
  • Dallas Morning News - Perry, in White House bully pulpit, teases the French and vows to make nuclear 'cool' - Todd J. Gillman
  • Mumbai Mirror - Six-Month Mystery over Radioactive Metal Solved - Nazia Sayed
  • Los Alamos Monitor - LANL shipment investigation draws reactions - Tris DeRoma
  • Albuquerque Journal - Contract to manage LANL is up for bid - Associated Press
  • Idaho State Journal - Preparations for INL's 2017 fire season under way
  • Oak Ridge Today - Feinstein: President's budget request could lead to 1,600 layoffs at ORNL - John Huotari
  • Bloomberg - China Is About to Bury Elon Musk in Batteries - Joe Ryan
  • Bloomberg - Court Revives CB&I Bid to Dismiss Westinghouse $2 Billion Claim - Tiffany Kary and Mark Chediak
  • Bloomberg - Iran Accuses U.S. of 'Brazen' Plan to Change Its Government - Edith M. Lederer
  • Reuters - UPDATE 2-South Korea's KEPCO in talks for stake in UK nuclear project - Susanna Twidale
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-Nuclear experts say EDF's Flamanville reactor safe to start -source - Geert De Clercq
  • Reuters - French experts confirm that EDF's Flamanville reactor can start up-source - Geert De Clercq
  • Reuters - video: "Make nuclear energy cool again": Rick Perry
  • Senator Dean Heller (R-NV) - Heller Welcomes $26,184,790 in PILT Funding for Nevada
  • Ruben Kihuen, (D-NV4) - REP. KIHUEN: I URGE SECRETARY ZINKE TO PROTECT NEVADA'S MONUMENTS
  • The Guardian science blog - Climate change is an energy problem, so let's talk honestly about nuclear - David Robert Grimes
  • Deutsche Welle - Nuclear waste-carrying ship sets sail for first time on German river
  • ABC News - At least 1 US nuclear plant's computer system was hacked - Mike Levine
  • Lancaster Intelligencer Journal - Owner of Three Mile Island nuclear plant notifies 2 agencies of intent to close - Ad Crable
  • Financial Times - Nuclear experts say EDF's new generation reactor safe to start - Michael Stothard
  • Daily Telegraph - Kepco confirms talks with Toshiba over UK nuclear – but only with its own reactors - Jillian Ambrose
  • Newsweek - FUKUSHIMA DISASTER: FORMER NUCLEAR POWER PLANT EXECUTIVES TO STAND TRIAL FOR DEATHS OF OVER 40 PEOPLE - Eleanor Ross
  • Japan Times - Global warming and nuclear power--A sober approach is needed to deal with the consequences of a natural phenomenon - Gregory Clark
  • The Hill blog - House panel votes to advance Yucca Mountain nuclear waste project - Timothy Cama
  • Phys.org - How corals that re-colonized Bikini Atoll after nuclear bomb tests adapted to persistent radiation - Rob Jordan
  • WHNT News 19 Huntsville, AL - Today: Emergency exercise planned at TVA's Browns Ferry Nuclear Plant
  • Wyoming Public Media - Conservation Group Opposes Potential Tax Break To Uranium Industry - Cooper Mckim
  • Casper Star-Tribune - Companies promise payback when prices rise -- but until then, uranium wants a break - Heather Richards
  • Arctic.ru - Nuclear waste from the Arctic to be used at power plants
  • Hamilton Spectator - Decision inches closer on nuclear-waste bunker near Lake Huron - Colin Perkel
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Doosan Heavy shares hit by suspension of nuclear projects - Kim Jaewon
  • Financial Times - Korea power stocks drop as Moon halts nuclear plants - Song Jung-a
  • Adelaide Advertiser - Karina Lester: Aboriginal people do not want a nuclear waste dump in South Australia - Karina Lester
  • Global Research - Confronting the Profits and Legacies of Nuclear Violence - Ray Acheson
  • Spokesman-Review - Officials removing radioactive waste from Idaho facility - Associated Press
  • Globe and Mail - Scientists decry plan for Ontario nuclear-waste site - Shawn Mccarthy
  • Power Engineering International - Nuclear sector must up its game to meet 2050 goal says report - Tildy Bayar
  • Institution of Mechanical Engineers - New nuclear plants 'needed to meet world's demand for electricity' - Amit Katwala
  • Mainichi Daily News - 2nd draft of nuke ban pact airs concern on pace of disarmament
  • University of Manchester - Experts want honest, open and public conversation on nuclear energy
  • WTOP - Nuke commission: Safety records falsified at Vermont Yankee - Associated Press
  • Greenfield Recorder - NRC: Entergy served notice of violation 'with willful intent'
  • Outlook India - Fast track nuke power to meet growing energy needs: Niti
  • WCBD News 2, Charleston, SC - Santee Cooper board to decide whether to scrap nuclear plant plans - Raymond Owens
  • Mainichi Daily News - Nuclear authority OKs decommissioning reactor at Ikata plant
  • IPS - China Drives Nuclear Expansion in Argentina, but with Strings Attached - Daniel Gutman
  • Nigerian Tribune - Russia, Sudan sign MoU on cooperation in peaceful uses of atomic energy
  • Indian Express - For nuke biggies, answer's blowing in the wind - Anil Sasi
  • Hartford Courant - Legislature Should Revive Millstone Bill - James Hansen, Michael Shellenberger
  • WNPR Connecticut - Millstone Owners Again Raise Specter Of Nuclear Plant's Retirement - Patrick Skahill
  • Times and Democrat - Don't dismiss nuclear - Llewellyn King
  • Oil and Gas Eurasia - Nuclear Reactor Performance Improves, But More New Build Required
  • Northern Daily Leader - Deputy premier wants nuclear power to remain an option
  • Radio Pakistan - PAKISTAN, A RESPONSIBLE NUCLEAR STATE, HOLDS STRONG CREDENTIALS FOR NSG MEMBERSHIP: NAFEES
  • Sputnik News - Rosatom Says Sees No Issues in Nuclear Cooperation With EU
  • Oak Ridger - Groups oppose nuclear reactor for Oak Ridge - Associated Press
  • China Post - No plan yet on mothballed nuclear plant debts: Cabinet
  • Athens News Courier - TVA spokesman: Suspicious person reported at nuke plant out of 'abundance of caution'
  • OPB.org - Video: How The Hanford Tunnel Failed - Anna King and MacGregor Campbell
  • Herald-Banner, Greenville, TX - Perkins helped witness the birth of the atom bomb - Brad Kellar
  • IAEA - IAEA Reviews Design for New Nuclear Technology Management Master's Programme in South Africa - Keiko Hanamitsu, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy; Jennet Orayeva, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • Charleston Post Courier - Letter: Nuclear facilities - Pat Kilroy, Goose Creek
  • KSNV News3LV - Report: 2014 test site accident raises questions about oversight, safety - Jeff Gillan
  • TASS - Russia's advanced Lider-class destroyer to get nuclear propulsion unit
  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - Court rules against Westinghouse in nuclear acquisition deal - Anya Litvak
  • IAEA - Topical Issues Conference Recommends IAEA to Strengthen Nuclear Installation Safety Work - Cornelia SPITZER, Department of Nuclear Safety and Security
  • WBTW News13 Myrtle Beach, SC - Santee Cooper considers rate increase for another two years - Abbey O'Brien
  • Stanford University News - The radiation-exposed corals of Bikini Atoll may hold insights on cancer - Rob Jordan
  • Daily Energy Insider - Trade delegation of nuclear executives visit Mexico City
  • News & Star - Moorside is 'enormous opportunity' says nuclear expert
  • Creamer Media Engineering News - Nuclear energy continuing to grow worldwide - Keith Campbell
  • IBTimes - Fukushima Nuclear Power Plant Officials Start Trial For 2011 Disaster - Juliana Rose Pignataro
  • Windham County Commons - VY staffer failed to test radiation monitors, feds say - Mike Faher
  • Tri-City Herald - DOE names new acting head of Hanford, other nuclear cleanup projects - Annette Cary
  • Science Magazine - House bills would keep DOE science spending flat, eliminate ARPA-E, and cut farm science - David Malakoff
  • Public Citizen - Federal Government Fails to Meet Key Transparency Requirements
  • DOE - Energy Department Announces Promotion of James M. Owendoff to Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of Office of Environmental Management
  • NRC - NRC Announces River Bend Nuclear Plant License Renewal Application
  • NRC - NRC to Conduct Open House to Discuss 2016 Performance of Fermi Nuclear Power Plant
  • IAEA - NEW CRP: Use of PET–CT with Gallium-68 Labelled Prostrate Specific Membrane Antigen (PSMA) in the Diagnosis and Follow-up of Patients with Prostate Cancer (E13046) - Enrique Estrada Lobato, IAEA Department of Nuclear Sciences and Applications
  • IAEA - Expanded Partnership to Promote Open Access to Particle Physics Journals - Sabina Ticevic, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • IAEA - NEW CRP: Imaging Technologies for Process Investigations and Components Testing (F22069) - Patrick Dominique M. Brisset, IAEA Department of Nuclear Sciences and Applications
  • World Nuclear News - UK government remains committed to nuclear, minister says
  • World Nuclear News - UK decommissioning firms share lessons learned
  • World Nuclear News - Nuclear construction reaches 25-year high
  • World Nuclear News - Australia: Electricity market review is pregnant with options
  • Trend News Agency - Iran warns against 'US adventurism' in Syria - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • BBC - Torus nuclear fusion project gets Brexit funding pledge
  • NHK World - Fukushima ice wall nears completion
  • NHK World - Plan to decommission Ikata No.1 reactor approved
  • Asahi Shimbun - A-bomb victim devotes life to growing roses for world peace - Sonoko Miyazaki
  • Japan Times - Ex-Tepco execs to go on trial over Fukushima disaster
  • Japan Times - Japan's corporate chiefs face more scrutiny over cushy retirement roles - Kanoko Matsuyama
  • Japan News - Toshiba faces grilling from shareholders
  • Mainichi Daily News - Nuclear authority OKs decommissioning reactor at Ikata plant
  • BelTA - PACE scolded for outdated approaches, false stereotypes regarding Belarus
  • Bellona - First shipment of nuclear fuel leaves Andreyeva Bay – five more years of voyages to come - Charles Digges
  • Bellona - Press release: The coal dinosaurs bow out of a low carbon Rotterdam - Bellona Europa
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Rule List of Approved Spent Fuel Storage Casks: Holtec International HI-STORM Flood/Wind Multipurpose Canister Storage System, Certificate of Compliance No. 1032, Amendment No. 3 FR Document: 2017-13514 Citation: 82 FR 29225 PDF Pages 29225-29229 (5 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Proposed Rule List of Approved Spent Fuel Storage Casks: Holtec International HI-STORM Flood/Wind Multipurpose Canister Storage System, Certificate of Compliance No. 1032, Amendment No. 3 FR Document: 2017-13513 Citation: 82 FR 29249 PDF Pages 29249-29251 (3 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Exemptions: Exelon Generation Co., LLC; R. E. Ginna Nuclear Power Plant; Use of Optimized ZIRLO Fuel Rod Cladding FR Document: 2017-13517 Citation: 82 FR 29345 PDF Pages 29345-29347 (3 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Renewals; Applications: Entergy Operations, Inc.; River Bend Station, Unit 1 FR Document: 2017-13518 Citation: 82 FR 29344 PDF Pages 29344-29345 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Center for Public Integrity - Repeated radiation warnings go unheeded at sensitive Idaho nuclear plant - Patrick Malone, Peter Cary
  • New Yorker - The Future of Coal Country - Eliza Griswold
  • DOE:EM - EM Update | Vol. 9, Issue 12 | June 28, 2017

    Tuesday, June 27, 2017

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Letter: Reflex opposition to Yucca Mountain project is foolish - Pat Russell, Henderson
  • East Oregonian - Walden: Want to clean up Hanford? Finish Yucca Mountain - Greg Walden
  • Augusta Chronicle - Nuclear waste of time - Rep. Earl L. "Buddy" Carter and Rep. Joe Wilson
  • Fiscal Times - Trump Revives a Radioactive Plan for Storing Nuclear Waste - Eric Pianin
  • Houston Chronicle - Green, Flores: U.S. must better manage nuclear waste storage - Gene Green and Bill Flores
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - SOE Rick Perry calls for Yucca revival - Kevin Trevellyan
  • KPBS - Nuclear Expert Slams Edison's San Onofre Nuclear Waste Storage Plan - Amita Sharma
  • Politico - Heller's hesitance on Obamacare repeal opens Dem divide - Kyle Cheney and Elana Schor
  • Union of Concerned Scientists blog - Trump Administration Delays Protections for Construction and Shipyard Workers, Weakens Beryllium Rule - Kathleen Rest
  • EHS Today - A Proposed Rule for Beryllium… Again - Sandy Smith
  • Law360 - OSHA Floats Pulling Back Some Parts Of Beryllium Rule - Braden Campbell
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - WIPP continues to receive shipments - Kevin Trevellyan
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Luján: Safety Of LANL Workers and Los Alamos Community Must Be Paramount - From the Office of U.S. Rep. Ben Ray Luján
  • The Oregonian - More money -- lots more money -- needed for Hanford cleanup, top official says - Associated Press
  • The Oregonian - The last wild stretch of the Columbia River, found at scenic Hanford Reach - Jamie Hale
  • KING5 Seattle - KING 5 wins National Edward R. Murrow Award
  • Bloomberg - Britain Has It 'Totally Wrong' on Approach to Energy, Ineos Says - Kelly Gilblom and Mathew Carr
  • Reuters - UK will continue funding EU nuclear fusion project if remains as host-gov't - Lefteris Karagiannopoulos
  • Reuters - Russia starts cleaning up Cold War-era nuclear waste - Dmitry Solovyov
  • Reuters - Wind power's big bet: turbines taller than skyscrapers - Stine Jacobsen and Vera Eckert
  • Reuters - SCANA extends assessment of Toshiba's S. Carolina nuclear plant - Tom Hals
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-S.Korea to suspend construction of 2 nuclear reactors while decides fate - Jane Chung and Hyunjoo Jin
  • Reuters - Delaware top court rules for Chicago Bridge in Westinghouse dispute - Tom Hals, Sinead Carew
  • Reuters - 'Bring on more renewables,' U.S. regulator says as grid study looms - Timothy Gardner
  • Sputnik News - Putin, Trump Urged to Sign Joint Anti-Nuclear War Declaration at G20 - thebulletin.org/has-south-korea-renounced-"nuclear-hedging"10863
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Has South Korea renounced "nuclear hedging"? - Lami Kim
  • Hartford Courant - Millstone Owner To Assess Shutting Down Nuclear Plant - Stephen Singer
  • New Haven Register - Arguments continue over future status of Connecticut's Millstone nuclear power plant - Luther Turmelle
  • The State - SCANA to extend nuclear plant evaluation until August - Clif Leblanc
  • The State - SCE&G, Santee Cooper nuclear project could be scrapped within 45 days - SAMMY FRETWELL and CLIF LEBLANC
  • ABC4 Mount Pleasant, SC - Santee Cooper wants feedback on rate increases as nuclear expansion funding woes continue
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Will V.C. Summer get finished? We'll know in September - Kristi E. Swartz
  • Charleston Post Courier - Editorial: Save ratepayers from meltdown
  • Charlotte Business Journal - V.C. Summer deadline may be extended as owners struggle to determine costs - John Downey
  • Charlotte Business Journal - Utilities reach temporary deal to continue work at troubled Summer nuclear plant - John Downey
  • E&E Daily - Nuclear breach opens new chapter in cyber struggle - Blake Sobczak and Peter Behr,
  • Financial Times - Nuclear power still has a 'key role' in UK energy mix - Andrew Ward
  • NDTV - Inside World's Most Efficient Nuclear Reactor, Soon In India: 10 Facts - Pallava Bagla
  • Utility Dive - Green groups oppose TVA plan to test small nuclear reactors - Robert Walton
  • Mountain Press - Groups fight TVA's nuclear reactor plan - Associated Press
  • News Corp Australia - SA sites to proceed in nuke dump selection - Australian Associated Press
  • The Australian - Kimba proceeds to next stage of nuke dump - Meredith Booth
  • BBC - £100m from West to clean up Russian nuclear base - Video journalist: Jeremy Howell
  • Power Engineering International - UK funds off-site nuclear module construction project - Tildy Bayar
  • UAE National - Russia offers expertise that will take Emirati nuclear engineers to top of their game - Caline Malek
  • Sky News Australia - Australia should embrace nuclear subs: Abbott - Peekskill-Cortlandt Patch
  • New York Patch - Operators Shut Down Indian Point 2 Nuclear Power Plant - Lanning Taliaferro
  • Independent Barents Observer - Nuclear waste at Andreeva Bay affects us», says Norwegian border town mayor - Atle Staalesen
  • Daily Mirror - Chernobyl nuclear power plant hit by Petya ransomware attack causing havoc across the globe - Sophie Curtis
  • The Independent - 'Petya' cyber attack: Chernobyl's radiation monitoring system hit by worldwide hack - Andrew Griffin
  • BBC - Global ransomware attack causes chaos
  • RTE Ireland - Chernobyl monitoring system hit by global cyber attack
  • Financial Express - Bihar bets big on nuclear power; plans 3,000 MW plant
  • Manilla Bulletin - A. Brown firm seals Russian deal on nuclear power applications - Myrna M. Velasco
  • TASS - Russia may build new fast fission nuclear reactor within 10 years
  • NW Evening Mail - Government needs to consider alternative nuclear funding, says Cumbrian peer - Duncan Bick
  • Focus Taiwan - No plan yet on mothballed nuclear plant debts: Cabinet - Scarlet Chai and Lee Hsin-Yin
  • Clacton and Frinton Gazette - Process used to remove radioactive waste from Bradwell an "outrage" and "insult" to Blackwater communities, says BANNG - Joshua Searle
  • The Guardian - Letters: Iran nuclear deal must be allowed to thrive
  • London Times - The City and the danger of French nuclear fallout - Dominic Walsh
  • Deutsche Welle - German, Iranian Foreign Ministers: Iran nuclear deal must stay
  • Daily Energy Insider - Nuclear Energy Institute urges FERC to take action to prevent nuclear plant closures
  • All Things Nuclear - Trump Administration Blocks Government Scientists from Attending International Meeting on Nuclear Power - Ed Lyman, Senior Scientist
  • IAEA - IAEA Mission Says Jamaica Strengthens Research Reactor Safety, Sees Room for Further Enhancements
  • IAEA - Top Nuclear Scientists Discuss Fast Reactors and Related Fuel Cycles at IAEA International Conference
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Japan power utilities firing up decades-high debt offerings
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Osaka utility cutting power prices for first time since Fukushima
  • Nikkei Asian Review - New Tepco chief seeks to reorganize nuclear ops
  • KBS WORLD Radio - S. Korea to Suspend Construction of 2 Nuclear Reactors
  • Rutland Herald - Letter: Make Yankee into attraction - Louis Scotellaro, Chittenden
  • London Times - Hinkley Point 'will be years late and hugely over budget' - Emily Gosden
  • E&E Daily - SECURITY: Nuclear breach opens new chapter in cyber struggle - Blake Sobczak and Peter Behr
  • CTV News - Feds accept new info on planned nuclear-waste bunker near Lake Huron - Colin Perkel, The Canadian Press
  • London Free Press - Agency says it's satisfied with answers from OPG about proposed facility near Bruce plant - Randy Richmond
  • Center for Public Integrity - More than 30 nuclear experts inhale uranium after radiation alarms at a weapons site are switched off - Patrick Malone, Peter Cary, R. Jeffrey Smith
  • Taipei Times - Claims of nuclear plant costs rebutted - Chen Wei-han
  • London Times - Nuclear Options: The lesson of the Hinkley Point C saga is not to repeat it
  • BBC - Torus nuclear fusion project gets Brexit funding pledge
  • Congress.gov - H.R.3053 - Nuclear Waste Policy Amendments Act of 2017 - Sponsor: Rep. Shimkus, John [R-IL-15] (Introduced 06/26/2017)
  • House Energy and Commerce Committee - Nuclear Waste Policy Amendment Act 2017 - Chairman Greg Waldman
  • House of Representatives - H.R. 3053: To amend the Nuclear Waste Policy Act of 1982, and for other purposes
  • House Committee on Energy and Commerce - MARKUP: Energy and Commerce to Consider Eight Bills to Modernize Energy Infrastructure and Environmental Laws
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Calcine retrieval continues - Kevin Trevellyan
  • Vermont Journalism Trust - VERMONT YANKEE TECH SKIPPED TESTS OF SAFETY GEAR, SAY FEDS - Mike Faher
  • NRC - NRC to Conduct Open House to Discuss 2016 Performance of Perry Nuclear Power Plant
  • World Nuclear News - Contracts signed for Areva advanced fuels
  • World Nuclear News - Electricity market review is pregnant with options
  • World Nuclear News - India approves Kudankulam concrete pouring
  • Japan Times - What Japan Inc. should learn from Takata - William Pesek
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Nuclear and coal lobbies threaten to scupper renewables in SA - Hartmut Winkler
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea is clearly advancing H-bomb development: Hecker - pbr@yna.co.kr
  • Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2017-13526 Citation: 82 FR 29057 PDF Pages 29057-29058 (2 pages) Permalink
  • International Trade Administration - Notice Meetings: Civil Nuclear Trade Advisory Committee FR Document: 2017-13452 Citation: 82 FR 29037 PDF Page 29037 (1 page) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Collection of Operator Simulator Training Data FR Document: 2017-13335 Citation: 82 FR 29119 PDF Pages 29119-29120 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Data Report on Spouse FR Document: 2017-13334 Citation: 82 FR 29118 PDF Pages 29118-29119 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Guidance: Dedication of Commercial-Grade Items for Use in Nuclear Power Plants FR Document: 2017-13161 Citation: 82 FR 29120 PDF Pages 29120-29121 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on Northwest Medical Isotopes FR Document: 2017-13451 Citation: 82 FR 29119 PDF Page 29119 (1 page) Permalink
  • Occupational Safety and Health Administration - Proposed Rule Occupational Exposure: Beryllium and Beryllium Compounds in Construction and Shipyard Sectors FR Document: 2017-12871 Citation: 82 FR 29182 PDF Pages 29182-29224 (43 pages) Permalink
  • Houston Chronicle - Green, Flores: U.S. must better manage nuclear waste storage - Gene Green and Bill FloresJune
  • Bayshore Broadcasting - Two area communities considered for DGR. - John Divinski
  • Pueblo Chieftain - Manhattan Project waste was sent to Cotter Uranium Mill in Canon City - Tracy Harmon
  • Future of Freedom Foundation - Enemies: Foreign and Domestic - Ron Paul
  • Sputnik News - Crude, Blood, Turmoil: Story of US First 'Successful' Overseas Regime Change - Vladimir Ardayev
  • DOE:Hanford - Hanford Forward Summer 2017

    Monday, June 26, 2017

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - EDITORIAL: Yucca Mountain politics back in full swing
  • Washington Post - Yucca Mountain is an ideal site for nuclear disposal - Frank Cole, Williamsburg, Va.
  • Occupational Health & Safety - OSHA Leaving Beryllium Exposure Limits Intact for Construction, Shipyards
  • KUNM Albuquerque - Land Commissioner Raises Alarm Over Fresh Water, Feds Investigate Improper LANL Shipment - Live From The University Of New Mexico
  • KCBY Coos Bay - 'Full Measure': Toxic legacy - Joce Sterman
  • USA Today - These workers' lives are endangered while contractors running nuclear weapons plants make millions - Peter Cary, Patrick Malone and R. Jeffrey Smith, Center for Public Integrity
  • USA Today - Nuclear material on plane could have leaked like 'cheap ballpoint pen' - Susan Montoya Bryan, The Associated Press
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Planes, missiles would build deterrence against N. Korea - International Business Times
  • IBTimes - Will North Korea Attack Japan? Government Tells Citizens How To Survive Nuclear Missile - Juliana Rose Pignataro
  • UPI - U.S., Japan to reinforce deployment of guided missile destroyers - Elizabeth Shim
  • The Guardian - Grand Canyon is our home. Uranium mining has no place here - Carletta Tilousi
  • Washington Examiner - Should the US pull its nuclear weapons out of Turkey? - Jamie McIntyre
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Westinghouse parent's finances erode ahead of key U.S. deadlines - Kristi E. Swartz
  • Power Technology - Wylfa: new nuclear for Britain on the Horizon - Molly Lempriere
  • Power Technology - Nuclear decommissioning: sending the robots in - Molly Lempriere
  • EurActiv - Massive human chain protests ageing Belgian nuclear reactors - Sam Morgan
  • Xinhua News - Over 50,000 people request closure of two nuclear reactors in Belgium
  • Sputnik News - Some 50,000 Activists Form Human Chain Against 2 Belgian NPPs
  • The State - Utility rates could rise to pay for delayed SC nuclear plant - Sammy Fretwell
  • Charleston Post Courier - Santee Cooper eyes two rate hikes tied to ailing nuclear power project - David Wren
  • WATE 6 Knoxville - Environmental groups challenge TVA nuclear reactor plan - Associated Press
  • Kyiv Post - Russia, Ukraine plan to sign new contract on uranium supplies in July-August - Interfax-Ukraine
  • BBC - Energy industry has 'opportunity' to address price cap - John Moylan
  • Daily Telegraph - Hinkley nuclear costs climb as deadlines slip again - Jillian Ambrose
  • RFI - France's EDF reviews Hinkley Point nuclear power plant costs
  • NASDAQ - EDF : Clarifications about Hinkley Point C project
  • London Times - Experts warn of chaotic fallout from post-Brexit nuclear plan - Francis Elliott
  • National Interest - The Terrifying Tale of the Russian Nuclear Submarine That Sank Twice - Robert Farley
  • Radio Pakistan - 2200MW NUCLEAR POWER PLANTS IN KARACHI TO START GENERATING ELECTRICITY BY END OF NEXT YEAR
  • Hans India - Drawing competition on Nuclear Energy- Safe Energy
  • Vermont Journalism Trust - STATES CLAIM NRC IGNORING NUKE CLEANUP CONCERNS - Mike Faher
  • Crosscut Seattle - Fate of UW campus in hands of state Supreme Court - Knute Berger
  • Sputnik News - Russia's Nuclear-Powered Ulyanovsk Sub Keel-Laying Set for July 28
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Council must clearly communicate reliable information on radiation
  • Japan Times - Japanese government conveys regret over Moon's Fukushima nuclear crisis remarks
  • Brattleboro Reformer - AREVA touts safety, experience in decommissioning - Mike Faher
  • New Indian Express - Activists set for another legal war against new Kudankulam nuclear plant units in Tamil Nadu
  • Augusta Chronicle - SREL study catches industrial metals before they reach surface water - Thomas Gardiner
  • KCEN Central Texas - Atomic cleanup veterans asking for public's help in getting medical care - Brandon Gray
  • Sputnik News - Belarusian NPP's 2nd Unit to Be Launched as Scheduled - Ambassador to Russia
  • KBS WORLD Radio - Nation's Oldest Reactor Shuts Down
  • Utility Dive - PJM: FirstEnergy's Ohio nukes not necessary to maintain grid reliability - Robert Walton
  • Economic Times - India should aim to get 40% electricity from nuclear power by 2050: M R Srinivasan, Former AEC chief
  • TASS - Russia to float out first modernized nuclear submarine in August
  • TASS - The might of Russia's advanced nuclear submarine
  • Aiken Standard - SRS conducts annual live burn training
  • E&E Daily - GRID: When wind is the firmest thing - David Ferris
  • NRC - NRC Names New Senior Resident Inspector at Point Beach Nuclear Plant
  • World Nuclear News - Canada narrows repository site search
  • World Nuclear News - India approves Kudankulam concrete pouring
  • NHK World - TEPCO aims to complete Fukushima ice wall
  • Japan News - TEPCO vows decommissioning of Fukushima N-plant
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Council must clearly communicate reliable information on radiation
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Cosatu unites with business against state capture, nuclear and Eskom - Matthew le Cordeur
  • BelTA - Belarus shows interest in Slovakia's nuclear security practices
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Design Information Questionnaire FR Document: 2017-13316 Citation: 82 FR 28911 PDF Pages 28911-28912 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2017-13372 Citation: 82 FR 28910 PDF Pages 28910-28911 (2 pages) Permalink
  • E&E Daily - NRC: Svinicki's confirmation vote set for today - Sam Mintz

    Sunday, June 25, 2017

  • Los Alamos Daily Post - NNSA On Improper Shipment Sent From LANL - NNSA News
  • Idaho Statesman - Moving the wrong way on energy innovation - Todd Allen
  • USA Today - Atomic City: Secret No Longer - Kit Bernardi
  • AP News - US investigates after lab improperly ships nuclear material - Susan Montoya Bryan
  • Bloomberg - Trump to Call for U.S. 'Dominance' in Global Energy Production - Jennifer A Dlouhy
  • Bloomberg - Trump's CIA Chief Says U.S. Plans to Stop Leaks, 'Punish' Leakers - Andrew Mayeda
  • Bloomberg - Trump Calls Modi 'True Friend' as U.S., India Approach Talks - Iain Marlow and Nc Bipindra
  • Reuters video - China, U.S. push for complete denuclearization of North Korea
  • Deutsche Welle - Czech Republic nuclear power station hosts bikini contest to choose interns
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - Environmental groups challenge TVA plans for small nuclear reactors in Oak Ridge - Dave Flessner
  • History News Network - The World's Nuclear Powers Are Renewing their Race to Catastrophe - Dr. Lawrence Wittner, Professor of History emeritus at SUNY/Albany
  • KATV Little Rock AR - Arkansas university nearing end of nuke site cleanup
  • Northglen News - Govt pursuing nuclear programme
  • Asahi Shimbun - 'Orizuru' put on tables of 5 absent nuke powers, Japan at U.N. - Keita Mano
  • Nikkei Asian Review - North Korea can now target Japan with a nuclear missile - Tetsuro Kosaka
  • The State - SCE&G nuclear project may stay afloat past Monday deadline - Sammy Fretwell
  • India Times - 'After nuclear deal, H-1B visas first major test for Indian lobbying' - Chidanand Rajghatta
  • Taipei Times - INTERVIEW: The tortuous journey toward national energy reform - Chou Kuei-tien, director of the Graduate Institute of National Development
  • The Hindu - Frustration again for India at NSG meet - Suhasini Haidar
  • Asia Times - Yoshida's Dilemma, One Man's Struggle to Avert a Nuclear Catastrophe - Todd Crowell
  • New Indian Express - Scientists' exodus hits Bhabha Atomic Research Centre - Richa Sharma
  • Plymouth Herald - The huge tunnel near Plymouth which hid a deadly Cold War secret
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Judge Rules Against WCS - EnergySolutions Merger - Chris Clark
  • Lancaster Intelligencer Journal - Letter: Could TMI be used for medical isotopes? - Cheryl Coble, Lancaster Township
  • Hendersonville Times-News, NC - Duke Energy shares future plans with the community - Andrew Mundhenk
  • Beyond Nuclear - DOJ Wins Stop To $367M Merger Of Radioactive Waste Firms; NRC suspends licensing proceeding on WCS CISF
  • Beyond Nuclear - Permanently closed U.S. nuclear reactor should be "autopsied"
  • NHK World - M5.6 quake in central Japan
  • Jiji Press - (Update 4) Powerful Quake Hits Central Japan's Nagano Pref.
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea says its nuclear program not subject to negotiation
  • Washington Post - Editorial: A disturbing broken link in the nuclear weapons chain
  • Reuters - U.S. Navy sailors can sue in U.S. over Fukushima radiation leak - Lindsey Kortyka
  • India Times - Andhra Pradesh opens door to nuclear plant rejected by Bengal
  • Iranian Financial Tribune - Halt in Heavy Water Production to Avoid JCPOA Breach
  • Iranian Financial Tribune - FATF Extends Suspension of Iran Countermeasures - Update - Sputnik News
  • Sputnik News - Research Institute Launches Tests to Stop Fukushima NPP Water Leakage

    Saturday, June 24, 2017

  • Scranton Times-Tribune - Account for nuke waste
  • Nevada Independent - Dispatches from Washington: A look at news releases from Nevada delegates this week - Riley Snyder and Jackie Valley
  • West Virginia Public Broadcasting - Nuclear Option: Officials Hope Old Facility Can Fuel Growth - Nicole Erwin
  • PR Newswire - USW Blasts Proposal to Cancel Beryllium Protections for Shipyard and Construction Workers - United Steelworkers (USW)
  • National Law Review - Beryllium Exposure Rule Going Through Changes, OSHA Admits - Joseph S. Dreesen
  • Barnstable Patriot - Deconstructing Pilgrim: The danger of disregarding safety concerns - Diane Turco
  • LA Monitor - LANL defends plutonium facility after critical report - Tris DeRoma
  • Albuquerque Journal - LANL ships 'special' nuclear material by air cargo - Mark Oswald
  • Rexburg Standard Journal - INL sponsors Museum of Idaho exhibit Space: A Journey to our Future
  • Aiken Standard - Improperly packaged nuclear materials sent from Los Alamos to Aiken County - Michael Smit
  • Idaho Statesman - He's not well known, but nobody knows more about Idaho water law than Clive Strong - Robert Ehlert
  • Citizens for Legitimate Government - Radioactive Waste Still Flooding Columbia River, EPA Says
  • Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette - Nuke-site cleanup's end in sight, UA says--Need $10.1M to finish job, administrator says - By Jaime Adame
  • U.S. News & World Report - Arkansas University Nearing End of Nuke Site Cleanup
  • Daily Telegraph - Tiny outback Australian town, famous for The Big Galah, votes to house nuclear waste dump - Jonathan Pearlman
  • Arizona Daily Sun - In the shadow of Red Butte, Havasupai stand against uranium mining - Emery Cowan
  • Augusta Chronicle - Summer program turns teachers into nuclear students - Thomas Gardiner
  • OilPrice - IEA Official: Nuclear Must Remain In The Mix To Meet Global Carbon Goals - Zainab Calcuttawala
  • News24 - UK: Nuclear plant to cost consumers 'billions more'
  • UK Independent - Hinkley Point: Britain's nuclear white elephant trumpets again - James Moore
  • Savannah Morning News - Kyler: No taxpayer bailout for failed nuclear projects - David Kyler
  • BusinessGhana - Nuclear energy to add 2,400MW to grid
  • Hans India - Indian Nuclear Energy Programme
  • London Times - EDF nuclear plant passwords sold by hackers - Louis Goddard
  • Greenfield Recorder - Seabrook remembered by those who were there - Richie Davis
  • Sydney Morning Herald - Rose and Karina Lester: How illness has driven our anti-nuclear campaign work - Rosamund Burton
  • Dallas Morning News - Dallas-based Waste Control Specialists drops sale plan after judge's ruling - Jeff Mosier
  • Midland Reporter-Telegram - WCS mulls resuming nuke waste storage license
  • Vermont Journalism Trust - Nuclear Dismantler Touts Safety, Experience for Vermont Job - Mike Faher
  • TASS - India's watchdog gives green light to construction of second stage of nuclear power plant
  • Cape Cod Times - Pilgrim incidents result in disciplinary action - Christine Legere
  • Reuters India - EXCLUSIVE-Regulator advises EDF's Flamanville reactor fit for purpose-sources - Geert De Clercq
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Missing documentation throws Santee Cooper, SCE&G nuclear project timeline, costs in doubt - David Wren
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - Nuclear Decommissioning Citizens Advisory Panel lifts off - Frank Mand
  • Windsor Star - Letter: Ontario's plan for nuclear accidents is incomplete - Eckart Scheuing, Kingsville
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea repeats call on S. Korea to halt joint drills with U.S. forces
  • Daily Trust Nigeria - The need for Institute of Nuclear Materials Management in Nigeria - Prof. Jonah
  • Aiken Standard - Toshiba seeks SCANA, Santee Cooper takeover of V.C. Summer - Michael Smith
  • WXOW - Senators seek Pentagon investigation of torture reports - Desmond Butler and Maggie Michael
  • Press TV - 'Failure to uphold Iran deal to have global consequences'
  • Pahrump Valley Times - Energy secretary's Yucca comments irk Nevada's leaders, please Nye County - Daria Sokolova
  • Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources - {Time Change} Hearing to examine the President's budget request for the Department of Energy for Fiscal Year 2018
  • POWERnews - Analysis Shows U.S. Nuclear Plants Losing $2.9 Billion Annually - Darrell Proctor
  • POWERnews - Cost Overruns at Vogtle Expected to Soar - Darrell Proctor
  • POWERnews - House Passes PTC Extension for New Nuclear Facilities - Sonal Patel
  • POWERnews - Experts Debunk 100% Renewables Decarbonization - Kennedy Maize
  • USGS - M 5.2 - 30km W of Ina, Japan
  • NHK World - Test to stop water leakage conducted in Fukushima

    Friday, June 23, 2017

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Perry tangles with Cortez Masto over Yucca Mountain plans - Gary Martin
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Perry calls for Yucca revival - Kevin Trevellyan
  • Triple Pundit - Rick Perry Plays the Fukushima Card - Leon Kaye
  • San Diego Reader - Rick Perry joins environmentalists on San Onofre--Energy department wants to revive stalled Nevada nuclear dump plan - Dave Rice
  • Denver Post - Letters: Is the Rocky Flats wildlife refuge safe for the public? (2 letters) - Gary L. Teegarden, Erie; Paula Elofson-Gardine, Lakewood, Susan Hurst, Lakewood
  • The Hill blog - Labor Dept. proposes changes to worker protection rule - Lydia Wheeler
  • Lexology - Beryllium Exposure Rule Going Through Changes, OSHA Admits - Jackson Lewis PC
  • ABC.au - Government plans to introduce new laws to protect and reward whistleblowers - David Chau
  • Sydney Morning Herald - Australian whistleblowers could get access to bounties worth millions - Eryk Bagshaw
  • News Limited Australlia - Whistleblowers who expose corporate corruption to be compensated under new laws
  • KNDO NBC Yakima - PNNL worker files complaint against DOE - Rex Carlin
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - U.S. Sen. Tom Udall Questions Energy Secretary On Safety and Future Of Plutonium Mission At LANL - Carol A. Clark
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Sen. Alexander on Trump's DOE cuts: National labs are country's 'secret weapon' - Brittany Crocker
  • Idaho Statesman - Fifty years for a nuclear testing ground that was based on an audacious idea - Sean O'kelly
  • Bloomberg - South Africa Names New Board Members for Power Utility Eskom - Loni Prinsloo and Paul Burkhardt
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-RWE uses nuclear rebate to give investors special dividend - Maria Sheahan
  • Reuters - Toshiba estimates bigger loss for past year on Westinghouse, lawsuits - Makiko Yamazaki
  • Reuters - UK Hinkley plant could cost $38 bln in electricity payment top-ups: watchdog - Susanna Twidale
  • Reuters - Environmental groups seek halt to South Carolina nuclear plant - Dena Aubin
  • Reuters video - Nuclear North Korea: South Korea asks China to step in
  • BBC - How should we manage nuclear energy? - Chris Baraniuk
  • Greentech Media - Nuclear Can Be Friends With Renewables -- If It's Modular - Katie Fehrenbacher
  • Daily Telegraph - US sailors who 'fell sick from Fukushima radiation' allowed to sue Japan, nuclear plant operator - Julian Ryall
  • Asia Times - Third-gen Chinese nuclear technology arrives in Karachi - Sabena Siddiqui
  • Japan Times - NRA urging background checks on students using Japan's research reactors
  • NavyTimes - Court: Sailors can sue in US over Japanese nuclear disaster
  • Japan Times - New Tepco chief reaffirms Fukushima commitment, but underscored need for plant restarts - Shusuke Murai
  • Business Wire - Former Senator John Edwards Representing Thousands of United States Veterans Injured in Nuclear Disaster
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Shareholders approve new TEPCO board
  • Law360 - 9th Circ. Allows Sailors' $1B Fukushima Suit To Proceed - Juan Carlos Rodriguez
  • The Hankyoreh - North Korea hints at suspending nuke tests if S. Korea-US military exercises are suspended - Jung In-hwan and Lee Se-young
  • The State - End $14 billion S.C. nuclear plant project, pay customers back for overruns, critics say - Sammy Fretwell
  • NY Newsday - Document: Radioactive materials were handled at Grumman site
  • London Sun - Report brands planned Hinkley Point C nuclear reactor 'risky' project taxpayers will be funding for decades – and could add £15 per year to YOUR energy bill - Harry Cole
  • The Guardian - Spending watchdog condemns 'risky and expensive' Hinkley Point - Adam Vaughan
  • Daily Telegraph - Hinkley nuclear deal is 'high cost and risky', says spending watchdog - Jillian Ambrose
  • UK Independent - National Audit Office slams Government's 'high cost and risky deal' for Hinkley Point nuclear power station - Ian Johnston
  • Belfast Telegraph - Warning of 'risky and expensive' nuclear project at Hinkley Point C
  • Sky News - Consumers locked into 'risky' Hinkley Point nuclear plant, report warns
  • Daily Mail - Expensive and high risk: Watchdog's damning verdict on decision to approve new nuclear power station at Hinkley Point - Sean Poulter
  • Financial Times - Warning over 'risky and expensive' Hinkley Point nuclear project - Andrew Ward
  • The Guardian - Hinkley Point C: watchdog confirms fears of political vanity project - Nils Pratley
  • BBC - Hinkley Point deal 'risky and expensive'
  • London Times - Hinkley nuclear deal 'cost public £15bn more than it should have' - Ben Webster
  • Platts - UK's Hinkley Point C deal 'locks consumers into risky, expensive project': NAO - Henry Edwardes-Evans
  • The Guardian - Hinkley Point is a terrible deal. May must show courage and cancel it - Simon Jenkins
  • ITV - "High cost and risky deal" for Hinkley Point C
  • Daily Post North Wales - Wylfa Newydd can 'learn lessons' from report into 'risky and expensive' Hinkley Point - Owen Hughes
  • Columbia Free Times, SC - Should SCE&G Refund Ratepayers for Nuclear Project? - David Travis Bland
  • WIS - PSC schedules hearing on nuclear plant future after environmental groups' protest - Jack Kuenzie
  • Xinhua News - China hails "positive signals" on Korean Peninsula nuclear issue
  • AfricaNews - South Africa will go through with nuclear expansion plans - Zuma - Reuters
  • Huffington Post South Africa blog - Zuma To Face A Grilling In Parliament
  • Xinhua News - South African president Zuma vows to continue nuclear program
  • Huffington Post South Africa - There's Still No Way Speaker Baleka Mbete Will Allow A Secret Ballot - Pieter du Toit
  • Huffington Post South Africa - Here's The New Eskom Interim Board
  • Daily Maverick - Parliament: Zuma stands up to ConCourt Ruling, but there are more questions than answers - Marianne Merten
  • Zimbabwe Herald - Govt conducting uranium exploration - Noel Munjanja
  • WBAY Green Bay, WI - All nuclear fuel moved from Kewaunee Power Station
  • WGBA NBC26 Green Bay - Nuclear fuel moved for decommissioning of Kewaunee Power Station
  • KNWA Northwest Arkansas - SEFOR Nuclear Reactor One Step Closer to Being Gone - Chellsie Brown
  • Huffington Post - Nuclear Bombs and Nuclear Reactor Meltdowns Affect the Environment in Very Different Ways - Quora
  • IAEA - Large-scale International Exercise Evaluating Response to a Nuclear Emergency Concludes after 36 Hours
  • Bellona - Decades of piled up nuclear fuel bids farewell to Andreyeva Bay - Charles Digges
  • Idaho Statesman - Fifty years for a nuclear testing ground that was based on an audacious idea - Sean O'kelly
  • Mother Nature Network - People once used nuclear radiation to grow really big plants - Angela Nelson
  • Charlotte Business Journal - Complaint demands immediate construction halt at troubled V.C. Summer nuclear plant - John Downey
  • Lusaka Times - Zambia has capacity for nuclear-Professor Mpande
  • Asahi Shimbun - Resin stuck on plutonium could be to blame for Ibaraki accident
  • Taiwan News - Most Taiwanese want to ditch nuclear power but without having to pay for it - Juvina Lai
  • Hudson Valley News Network - Indian Point 3 Nuclear Power Plant Returns to Service - Kathy Welsh
  • Salt Lake Tribune - Judge stops Utah's EnergySolutions from buying rival nuclear-waste disposal company - Randall Chase
  • IAEA - IAEA Mission Notes Enhancements in Polish Regulatory Safety Framework, Areas for Improvement
  • E&E Daily - Scana keeps cards close on reactor project's fate - Kristi E. Swartz
  • The Guardian - Iran nuclear chief warns US over support for Saudi Arabia - Saeed Kamali Dehghan
  • Chandigarh Tribune - Iran nuclear chief urges West to save historic deal
  • Albuquerque Journal - Polonium, then and now: chilling experiments and assassinations - Andy Stiny
  • The Southern - Groups warn of radiation exposure associated with fracking - Barb Eidlin
  • Times & Star - Cumbrian nuclear backer Toshiba delays reporting results again and predicts bigger loss
  • India Times - China still says no to India's NSG membership
  • New Hampshire Business Review - NH firms awarded more than $3 million in Dept. of Energy research and innovation grants - Liisa Rajala
  • Japan Times - Moon calls on Xi to do more to thwart North Korea's nuclear program, voices concern over Japan's defense spending
  • Public Finance UK - Hinkley Point C nuclear power plant 'risky and expensive', says NAO - Anthony Barej
  • BusinessTech SA - Govt pursuing Nuclear Build Programme
  • Johannesburg Citizen - Controversial nuclear build goes ahead - Nkululeko Ncana
  • Eyewitness News Johannesburg - ZUMA 'HAS NO KNOWLEDGE' OF HIS FAMILY BENEFITING FROM NUCLEAR PROGRAMME - Rahima Essop
  • Patriot-News - Three Mile Island operator takes another step toward closing nuclear plant - Wallace McKelvey
  • ESI Africa - Uganda signs deal with Russia for peaceful uses of atomic energy
  • Sudan Tribune - Ethiopia, Russia sign MoU on peaceful applications of atomic energy
  • St. Catharines Standard - Letter(#2): Concerns not 'fear-mongering' - Gracia Janes, Environment convener,, National Council of Women of Canada, Niagara-on-the-Lake
  • Cape Cod Times - Letter: Cape quite vulnerable to nuclear annihilation - William H. Painter, Yarmouth Port
  • Cape Cod Times - Pilgrim advisory panel 'ready to get to work' - Christine Legere
  • Brattleboro Reformer - States: NRC ignoring nuke cleanup concerns - Mike Faher
  • News24 City Press - 'I have been doing a great job': Zuma - Avantika Seeth
  • Tarrytown Daily Voice - Indian Point 3 Back In Service After 10-Day Shutdown
  • Creamer Media's Engineering News - Global atomic agency selects South African for key regulatory post - Keith Campbell
  • Sandusky Register - Davis-Besse devalue could cost locals - Patrick Pfanner
  • Tri-City Herald - Energy secretary defends proposed Hanford, PNNL cuts - Annette Cary
  • Tri-City Herald - Energy secretary questions if Hanford money is well spent - Annette Cary
  • NWTRB - AGENDA: Summer Board Meeting; Wednesday, June 21, 2017
  • USGS - M 4.5 - 10km WSW of Otsuchi, Japan
  • IAEA - ARCAL Present at the IAEA's International Conference on the Technical Cooperation Programme - Crosby Plaza, IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation
  • World Nuclear News - Perry speaks out for Yucca Mountain
  • World Nuclear News - Toshiba granted extension to accounting deadline
  • World Nuclear News - US court blocks WCS sale
  • Trend News Agency - US-Arab lobby working to convince FATF against Iran: source - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • Asahi Shimbun - Court: Sailors can sue in U.S. over 3/11 Fukushima nuclear disaster - The Associated Press
  • Asahi Shimbun - Toshiba gets earnings report extension, faces delisting risk - The Associated Press
  • Mainichi Daily News - US court: Sailors can sue in US over Japanese nuclear disaster
  • Mainichi Daily News - Toshiba shares to be demoted, firm's negative net worth widens
  • Fin24 - Will new board lead Eskom to greener pastures? - Yolandi Groenewald
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Environmental Impact Statements; Availability Notice FR Document: 2017-13187 Citation: 82 FR 28656 PDF Page 28656
  • Presidential Documents - Administrative Order North Korea; Continuation of National Emergency (Notice of June 21, 2017) FR Document: 2017-13376 Citation: 82 FR 28743 PDF Pages 28743-28744
  • Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction - Rule Freedom of Information Act and Privacy Act Procedures FR Document: 2017-13056 Citation: 82 FR 28549 PDF Pages 28549-28550
  • Workers Compensation Programs Office - Notice Charter Renewals: Advisory Board on Toxic Substances and Worker Health FR Document: 2017-13202 Citation: 82 FR 28696 PDF Pages 28696-28697
  • Lacey Patch - Nuclear Regulatory Commission Grants Oyster Creek Request For 'Relaxation' Of Vents In Plant's Drywell - Patricia A. Miller
  • Xinhua News - Uranium mining ultimatum in Western Australia sparks nuclear debate
  • Joongang Daily - Atomic misconceptions: President Moon's zero-nuclear policy stems from biased views on nuclear power - Joo Han-gyu, professor of nuclear energy systems engineering at Seoul National University
  • E&E Daily - GAO defends more workers for nuclear probes - Nick Sobczyk
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Heinrich Secures Commitment From Energy Secretary To Maintain LANL's Plutonium Mission
  • CounterPunch - Fukushima's Radiation Will Poison Food "for Decades," Study Finds - John LaForge
  • Congress.gov - S.97 - Nuclear Energy Innovation Capabilities Act of 2017 - Sponsor: Sen. Crapo, Mike [R-ID]
  • FAIR.org - Syria the Latest Case of US 'Stumbling' Into War - Adam Johnson
  • Science AAAS - U.S. energy secretary steps carefully around budgetmakers in Congress - David Malakoff
  • Grist Magazine - The fact is: Facts don't matter to climate deniers - Eric Holthaus
  • Electric Light & Power - Perry wants DOE to support small modular nuclear reactors - Jeff Postelwait
  • Grist Magazine - Al Franken had to explain the scientific method to Rick Perry
  • Grist Magazine - EPA science adviser says clearing board of experts leaves "huge void"
  • CBN News - Rick Perry Responds to Criticism on Climate Change Comments - Jenna Browder
  • E&E Daily - Perry, Franken spar over warming - Umair Irfan
  • UK Independent - US Energy Secretary Rick Perry told he lacks 'fundamental understanding' of climate science - Ian Johnston
  • E&E Daily - Senators call Perry's budget defense a 'suicide mission' - Hannah Northey
  • Union of Concerned Scientists blog - 7 Things We Expect to See in Rick Perry's Unnecessary and Biased Grid Study - Steve Clemmer, Director of Energy Research, Clean Energy
  • Politico - 5 things Trump did while you weren't looking: Week 3 - Danny Vinik
  • CNIC - Nuke Info Tokyo No. 178 (May/June 2017)
  • CNIC - Toshiba's Nuclear Ambitions Crumble – Collapse of the Toshiba-WEC Alliance
  • CNIC - Evacuation Orders Lifted for Iitate, Kawamata, Namie, Tomioka
  • CNIC - Two recent CNIC Statements: Maebashi District Court ruling on compensation for Fukushima Daiichi victims & Osaka High Court ruling on restarting Takahama NPP
  • CNIC - Group Introduction: Live Music Event OhMAGROCK vol. 10
  • JAIF - New Data Obtained on Debris Locations Based on Temperature Changes Using Reduced Injections of Water
  • JAIF - Japanese Government's Monju Decommissioning Team Decides to Transfer Spent Fuel out of Fukui Prefecture
  • JAIF - Saga District Court Allows Two Genkai Reactors to Resume Operation
  • TEPCO - The list of sold real estate has been updated under the "Measures towards reform" page.
  • TEPCO - Financial Assistance from the Nuclear Damage Compensation and Decommissioning Facilitation Corporation
  • TEPCO - Situation of storing and treatment of accumulated water including highly concentrated radioactive materials at Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station (307th Release)
  • TEPCO - Submission of amended application to NRA for Units 6 and 7 of Kashiwazaki-Kariwa Nuclear Power Station
  • TEPCO - TEPCO's first "Electricity Load Forecasting Technology Contest" Initiative to encourage accurate electricity load forecasting

    Thursday, June 22, 2017

  • KRNV 4 Reno - Perry repeats desire to store nuclear waste in Nevada; state officials respond - Tony Garcia
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Perry says no decision made on interim nuclear waste storage in Nevada - Gary Martin
  • The Chattanoogan - Alexander: Research At 17 National Laboratories Is Nation's Secret Weapon
  • The Hill blog - Senators grill Perry on Yucca nuclear storage plans - Graham Piro
  • Nevada Appeal - Perry clarifies on Yucca, Gov. Sandoval responds
  • KTVN Reno - Rick Perry Clarifies Remarks About Nuclear Waste in Nevada
  • E&E Daily - DOE: Key GOP lawmaker slams budget; Perry says he had no input - Christa Marshall and Sam Mintz
  • Greenfield Recorder - Spent radioactive fuel likely to be kept at nuke plants - Susan Smallheer
  • UK Independent - Plenty of tomb: Finland's 100-year plan for burying nuclear waste - Henry Fountain
  • Popular Mechanics - Russia's T-14 Tank Can Outshoot America's by Miles - Kyle Mizokami
  • The Hill blog - AFL-CIO fears Labor Department will change Obama worker protection - Lydia Wheeler
  • Sentinel-Tribune, Bowling Green, OH - Walbridge council slams plan to put beryllium plant dirt in landfill, passes resolution opposing Army Corps plan - Debbie Rogers
  • St. George Independent, UT - Memory and spiritual activism - Russ Cashin
  • MintPress - Ron Paul's Interview With Edward Snowden Is The Best Thing You'll See All Week - James Holbrooks
  • AP News - Scrutiny intensifies over safety at US nuclear weapons lab - Susan Montoya Bryan
  • AP News - The Latest: US wants 'much greater' China pressure on NKorea
  • Bloomberg - Ernest Moniz Is Back - Ari Natter
  • Bloomberg - A First-of-Its-Kind Clean Coal Plant May Not Burn Coal at All - Jim Polson
  • Reuters - Obamacare replacement bill takes center stage in U.S. Senate - Richard Cowan and Susan Cornwell
  • Reuters - Powerful quake shakes Guatemala and El Salvador, no casualties reported - Sofia Menchu
  • Bloomberg - What Are Options for Dealing With North Korea?: QuickTake Q&A - David Tweed and Kanga Kong
  • LA Monitor - LANL defends plutonium production in wake of report - Tris DeRoma
  • Texas Tribune - Amid Texas nuclear waste site's financial woes, judge blocks merger - Jim Malewitz
  • Brattleboro Reformer - Judge blocks sale of Vermont Yankee disposal company - Mike Faher
  • Bloomberg BNA - Justice Dept. Earns First Antitrust Victory of Trump Era - Liz Crampton
  • Reuters - U.S. judge stops EnergySolutions' purchase of rival - Diane Bartz
  • Xinhua News - Uranium mining ultimatum in Western Australia sparks nuclear debate
  • West Australian - Union 'showdown' looming over U-deal - Daniel Mercer
  • Adelaide Advertiser - Kimba votes yes to radioactive waste dump in Eyre Peninsula - Polly Haynes
  • The Australian - Kimba votes to investigate nuclear waste facility on Eyre Peninsula - Meredith Booth
  • Livermore Independent - Letter: Nuclear Weapons - Jo Ann Frisch, Livermore
  • Forbes blog - Why Nuclear Reactor Meltdowns Create Radiation That Lasts For Centuries - Viktor T. Toth
  • Common Dreams - Florida: Permanently Closed U.S. Nuclear Reactor Should Be "Autopsied"
  • Crain's Cleveland Business - Regardless of whether FirstEnergy nuke plants receive subsidies, electricity supply will remain reliable - Dan Shingler
  • Utility Dive - House clears bill extending nuclear production tax credit - Peter Maloney
  • Pennsylvania Watchdog - Pennsylvania debate: Should state offer subsidies to keep nuclear plants afloat? - Michael Carroll
  • EurasiaNet - Russia and Nuclear Power - Emma Claire Foley
  • Iranian Financial Tribune - Russia to Supply Fuel for Bushehr Nuclear Plant
  • India Today - NSG membership: Why India must look beyond nuclear energy and not beg China - Prabhash K Dutta
  • NPR - Author Interview: In The Event Of Attack, Here's How The Government Plans 'To Save Itself' - Terry Gross
  • Reuters - South Africa committed to nuclear power expansion, process to be open - Zuma - Wendell Roelf
  • Economic Times - India's inward nuclear turn - Brahma Chellaney
  • ABC15 Arizona - MCSO: Man arrested near Palo Verde nuclear plant - Melissa Blasius
  • Durango Herald - Blanding, Ute Mountain Ute tribe debate merits, dangers of uranium mill - Jim Mimiaga
  • Wall Street Journal - Nuclear Plant Tax-Credit Extension Gets White House Support - Andrew Scurria
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Proposal would lower nuclear plant costs for Santee Cooper customers - David Wren
  • WesternSlopeNow - Former Nuclear Workers Honored at GJ Rockies Game - John Madden
  • Aiken Standard - Editorial: Plutonium pit switcharoo? Shifting pit production to SRS is no easy task
  • Firstpost India - Narendra Modi's US visit: India's nuclear plant agreement with Westinghouse unlikely before trip
  • Daily Caller - Scientists Claim They've Overcome Problem Plaguing Nuclear Fusion Research Since 1976 - Andrew Follett
  • Clacton and Frinton Gazette - Bradwell Power Station moves closer to closure as major source of radioactive waste removed - Josh Searle
  • NW Evening Mail - News of safety laws receives cautious welcome from nuclear trade body
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Small modular reactor funding uncertain - Kevin Trevellyan
  • Public News Service - First Hearing in Suit to Stop NY Nuclear Bailout
  • Brazzil Magazine - Brazil and Russia Are Teaming Up to Work on Nuclear Plants and Nuclear Medicine
  • Reuters - South Africa to review nuclear plans in response to recession - Alexander Winning
  • Daily Post North Wales - Wildlife groups fear for rare species if Wylfa Newydd nuclear power plant is built - Andrew Forgrave
  • IAEA - IAEA School of Radiation Emergency Management Enhances Preparation and Readiness in Latin America - Sinead Harvey, IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security
  • Lacey Patch - Nuclear Regulatory Commission Grants Oyster Creek Request For 'Relaxation' Of Vents In Plant's Drywell - Patricia A. Miller
  • National Interest - This Is What Happens What a Russian Nuclear Submarine Slams into a U.S. Sub - Sebastien Roblin
  • IAEA - IAEA Tests Global Emergency Response in Largest Ever Nuclear Accident Simulation - Laura Gil , IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Philippine Daily Inquirer - PH, Russian firms explore nuclear energy potential
  • Philippine Star - A Brown partners with Russian firm Rusatom on use of atomic energy - Iris Gonzales
  • BelTA - China unveils first nuclear emergency response robots
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - A year ago, we learned Diablo Canyon is closing. What's happened since? - Rochelle Becker
  • Livermore Independent - Beyond Uncertainties, Sandia Sees Growth in Weapons Program - Jeff Garberson
  • CBS Denver - Judge Denies Request For Restraining Order In Rocky Flats Case
  • Houston Chronicle - Ex-energy secretary says Perry climate idea 'flies in the face of science' - James Osborne
  • State of Nevada Office of the Governor - SANDOVAL ISSUES STATEMENT FOLLOWING SECRETARY PERRY'S CLARIFICATION ON INTERIM STORAGE AT NNSS
  • Senator Dean Heller (R-NV) - Heller Highlights His Fight Against Yucca Mountain Ahead of Perry's Testimony to Senate Energy Committee
  • Rep. Dina Titus (D-NV1) - TITUS STATEMENT ON PERRY CLARIFICATION
  • Beyond Nuclear - Most if not all new UK nuclear plants will never happen
  • Atomic Insights - Spent Fuel Pools Protect The Public. Don't Believe Skeptics - Rod Adams
  • NRC - NRC Issues Order Prohibiting Radiographer From Participating in Licensed Activities for One Year
  • USGS - M 6.8 - 23km SW of Puerto San Jose, Guatemala
  • (google)DOE:Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation - site:dol.gov/owcp/energy/
  • DoL:EEOICPA - Report on EEOICPA Medical Benefits Survey - Thanks to Cold War Patriots and ANWAG for Outreach
  • IAEA - IAEA and PAHO Sign Practical Arrangement to Enhance Collaboration in the Health Field - Crosby Plaza, IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation
  • World Nuclear News - Canadian siting studies for commercial IMSR
  • World Nuclear News - UK regulator identifies 11 proposals for research
  • World Nuclear News - Bradwell completes treatment of fuel element debris
  • Japan Times - U.S. geneticist who pioneered research on health impacts of atomic bomb dies at 95
  • Japan Times - Revised draft nuke ban treaty retains hibakusha reference, stressing 'public conscience' role
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - NRA inspects Ibaraki N-facility
  • Mainichi Daily News - Revised draft nuke ban treaty retains reference to 'hibakusha'
  • Mainichi Daily News - Editorial: Questions remain over gov't role in Toshiba's chip unit sale
  • BelTA - Over 50 agreements signed during Atomexpo 2017 in Moscow
  • Fin24 - Nuclear energy will enrich SA, Zuma says - Liesl Peyper
  • Fin24 - Zuma: My family didn't benefit from nuclear - Yolandi Groenewald
  • Fin24 - Nuclear: Govt determined to bankrupt SA, says Outa - Yolandi Groenewald
  • Fin24 - SA still on nuclear train, energy minister tells Russian audience - Yolandi Groenewald
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea cautious about assessing N.K.'s offer for moratorium on nuke tests - sooyeon@yna.co.kr
  • Army Department - Notice Meetings: Army Science Board FR Document: 2017-13035 Citation: 82 FR 28484 PDF Page 28484
  • Energy Department - Proposed Rule Human Reliability Program FR Document: 2017-12810 Citation: 82 FR 28412 PDF Pages 28412-28426 (15 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Licenses for Radiography and Radiation Safety Requirements for Radiographic Operations FR Document: 2017-13011 Citation: 82 FR 28534 PDF Pages 28534-28535
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Confirmatory Orders: Tilden Mining, LC FR Document: 2017-13000 Citation: 82 FR 28535 PDF Pages 28535-28538
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Environmental Assessments; Availability, etc.: Exelon Generation Company, LLC; Three Mile Island Nuclear Station, Units 1 and 2 FR Document: 2017-13053 Citation: 82 FR 28538 PDF Pages 28538-28540
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Amendment Applications: Browns Ferry Nuclear Plant, Units 1, 2, and 3 FR Document: 2017-13052 Citation: 82 FR 28533 PDF Pages 28533-28534
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Requests for Nominations: Advisory Committee on the Medical Uses of Isotopes FR Document: 2017-13038 Citation: 82 FR 28533 PDF Page 28533
  • Santa Maria Sun - OpEd: Renewable power sources misleading - Justin Ruhge
  • PR Newswire - Bechtel's Barbara Rusinko Elected to Nuclear Energy Institute's Board of Directors - Bechtel
  • KNPR Las Vegas - In Renewed Yucca Mountain Effort, Nevada Battles On Multiple Fronts - Doug Puppel

    Wednesday, June 21, 2017

  • Washington Examiner - Yucca Mountain funding a bright spot for Republicans Trump's budget - John Siciliano
  • Washington Times - Rick Perry: Government has 'moral obligation' to revive Yucca Mountain waste repository - Ben Wolfgang
  • Across Nevada Patch - Yucca Mountain Dispute: Sandvoal Calls Plan 'Irresponsible' - Colin Miner
  • Las Vegas Sun - Gov. Sandoval blindsided by Rick Perry's remarks on Yucca Mountain - Yvonne Gonzalez
  • KSNV News3LV - Perry repeats desire to store nuclear waste in Nevada; state officials respond - Tony GarciaTuesday
  • CNBC - Energy Sec Rick Perry warns Fukushima could happen here if US doesn't deal with its nuclear waste - Tom DiChristopher
  • KTVN Reno - Energy Secretary Discusses Yucca Project at House Subcommittee Budget Hearing
  • KKOH Reno - Congresswoman Rosen Blasts "Tone Deaf" Rick Perry
  • Nevada Appeal - Sandoval 'blindsided' by proposal to temporarily store waste near Yucca
  • Tri-City Herald - Energy secretary disputes potential 1,000 PNNL job cut - Annette Cary
  • ThinkProgress - Rick Perry avoids defending Trump's proposed DOE cuts in budget testimony - Mark Hand
  • The Hill blog - Overnight Energy: Zinke, Perry take heat over Trump budget - Timothy Cama and Devin Henry
  • E&E Daily - Pressed on budget, Perry talks 'fiduciary responsibility' - Christa Marshall
  • Houston Chronicle - Perry defends cuts to energy research, cites 'fiduciary responsibility' - James Osborne
  • Rutland Herald - NRC: Nuclear fuel likely staying here - Susan Smallheer
  • E&E Daily - DOE: 5 hot topics from Perry's budget testimony - Christa Marshall and Sam Mintz
  • E&E Daily - ENERGY POLICY: After some 'finesse,' reform bill coming soon – Murkowski - Geof Koss
  • Rep. Greg Walden (R-OR2) - Greg Walden helps advance pivotal legislation to improve environmental laws, modernize energy infrastructure for Oregon
  • St. Louis Post-Dispatch - A whistleblower imprisoned, not silenced - Jeffrey Sterling
  • Daily Star Journal, Warrensburg, MO - Trump signs McCaskill's whistle-blower bill
  • KOB Albuquerque - Report calls safety at LANL into question - Chris Ramirez
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Klotz Responds To Center For Public Integrity's Series On Safety Culture At NNSA Sites - Carol A. Clark
  • North Augusta Star - Plutonium pits at core of new Savannah River Site debate - Michael Smith
  • Flathead Beacon, Kalispell MT - On the Front Lines of the New Energy Revolution
  • Japan Times - Editorial: Japan should join negotiations to ban nuclear weapons
  • Japan Times - A-bomb survivors press for weapon ban, to make Nagasaki nuclear bombing world's last
  • Reuters - South Africa to review nuclear plans in response to recession - Alexander Winning
  • ABC.au - Uranium firms bullish on five-year window to develop WA mines - Rebecca Turner
  • The Hill blog - House passes nuclear energy tax bill - Devin Henry
  • Washington Examiner - House passes tax bill to boost nuclear power - John Siciliano
  • Daily Nation - Uganda, Russia sign pact to develop nuclear power
  • WECT-TV6, Wilmington - Nuclear power plant takes environmental role seriously
  • Business Day South Africa - Outa outraged by Necsa chairman's pronouncement on nuclear time frame - Robert Laing
  • Cape Cod Times - Fission already apparent on nuclear panel - Christine Legere
  • Arkansas Democrat-Gazette - Nuke-site cleanup subject of meeting
  • The White House Press Office - Statement of Administration Policy: H.R. 1551 – Modifying Advanced Nuclear Power Tax Credit
  • Utah Public Radio - Tribes and Greens Oppose America's Last Uranium Mill - Jon Kovash
  • IAEA - IAEA Meeting Highlights Public Trust Crucial in Nuclear Power - Shant Krikorian
  • Reuters - UK to propose new law for nuclear industry after Brexit - William Schomberg
  • Sputnik News - Putin: Russia Interested in Building Spent Nuclear Fuel Storage in Brazil
  • Australian Mining - WA Government bans future uranium mines - Ben Creagh
  • Reuters - South Africa, Russia's state nuclear firm to start discussion on cooperation - Alexander Winning
  • Daily Sabah - Akkuyu nuclear power plant to speed up recovery of Turkish-Russian ties
  • China Post - SURVEY: Most people want Taiwan to ditch nuclear power – but they're not willing to pay for it
  • Sputnik News - Russia Developing 'Omnivorous' Complex for Reprocessing Any Type of Nuclear Fuel
  • Oshawa Express - More time to deal with nuclear response changes, region says - Dave Flaherty
  • Whyalla News - Letter: Premier's nuclear tip decision long overdue - Dave Sweeney, Australian Conservation Foundation, Carlton
  • Korea Investor - KEPCO nuke chief to meet NuGen CEO
  • Bellona - Russia hints at new plans to raise sunken nuclear subs by 2022 - Charles Digges
  • The State - Troubled SCE&G nuclear plant could mean higher bills for rural co-op customers - Sammy Fretwell
  • Daily News & Analysis - Nuclear pact to build reactors unlikely to be signed during
  • Niagara this Week - Fear of the uncertainty--Nuclear critic raises concerns about plan to transport liquid nuclear waste - Luke Edwards
  • Viet Nam News - National plan to cope with radiation, nuclear incidents
  • Columbus Alive - Franklin County bomb squad to get high-tech radiation detectors - Kimball Perry
  • Windham County Commons - New Public Service Board chair won't hear Yankee case - Mike Faher
  • Economic Times - India works to keep NSG hope alive as China firm on negative stand - Indrani Bagchi
  • Prague Monitor - President Zeman to visit Dukovany nuclear power plant
  • The Hill blog - House passes nuclear energy tax bill - Devin Henry
  • Charleston Post and Courier - House passes nuclear production tax credit extension; could provide lifeline to embattled South Carolina plant - Emma Dumain
  • Atlanta Journal Constitution - House lawmakers OK rescue for nuke projects' tax credits - Russell Grantham
  • Utility Dive - Hold 'em or fold 'em: New nuclear build permits hold 'option value' for five utilities - Peter Maloney
  • Daily Caller - Environmentalists Ask Regulators To Kill Two Nuclear Power Plants - Andrew Follett
  • Economic Times - Russia could offer India world's most advanced nuclear reactor technology for proposed second plant
  • Economic Times - DIPANJAN ROY CHAUDHURY
  • Stanford University News - Siegfried Hecker's book on nuclear dangers recognized - Clifton B. Parker
  • Power Engineering - Leveraging the Science of Measurement to Mitigate Risk for Nuclear Plants - Bob Timberlake
  • Southeast Energy News - Congress works to remove tax credit deadline for nuclear plants - Brye Steeves
  • Eyre Peninsula Tribune - Majority support for Kimba nuclear waste next step Kathrine Catanzariti
  • Utility Dive - Report: Renewable energy is no threat to power reliability - Robert Walton
  • Wired - Plague, leprosy and 'toxic' rabbits: the unforgettable stories of the world's abandoned islands - Alexandra Simon-Lewis
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - Entergy prepares to leave Plymouth; Emera hopes to enter - Frank Mand
  • ecns.cn - Massive power sector gears up for more restructuring
  • Grist Magazine - EPA employees speak out about the agency's problems under Trump
  • Windham County Commons - Why was rubblization even included in 2013 settlement agreement? - Howard Shaffer, Enfield NH
  • WAMC Northeast Public Radio - NRC Annual Meeting On Indian Point Includes Decommissioning Focus - Allison Dunne
  • DOE - Energy Department Invests $7.5 Million to Improve Electric Grid Reliability and Resiliency - IAEA
  • IAEA - IAEA Service to Appraise Radiation Protection of Workers Marks 15th Anniversary - Lenka Dojcanova, IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security
  • World Nuclear News - Further agreements flow from AtomExpo
  • World Nuclear News - Four uranium projects excluded from Western Australia ban
  • World Nuclear News - Westinghouse subsidiary receives notice of non-conformance
  • Trend News Agency - Rouhani says will not back down from missile program - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • BelTA - One-fourth of Russia's loan for BelNPP project used
  • BelTA - Belarusian scientists design electronics, mechanical parts for NICA collider
  • Fin24 - Nuclear: Govt determined to bankrupt SA, says Outa - Yolandi Groenewald
  • Fin24 - SA still on nuclear train, energy minister tells Russian audience - Yolandi Groenewald
  • Fin24 - Rosatom shrugs off minister's doubts - Yolandi Groenewald
  • NHK World - Nuclear regulator inspects accident site
  • State of Nevada Office of the Governor - GOVERNOR SANDOVAL RESPONDS TO NEW SUGGESTION FROM SECRETARY PERRY TO USE NEVADA NATIONAL SECURITY SITE AS INTERIM STORAGE LOCATION FOR TOXIC WASTE
  • Senator Dean Heller (R-NV) - Heller Statement on Secretary Perry's Pursuit to Store Nuclear Waste at Nevada National Security Site, Yucca Mountain
  • Rep. Dina Titus (D-NV1) - TITUS STATEMENT ON RICK PERRY'S COMMENTS ON YUCCA MOUNTAIN AND INTERIM STORAGE
  • Jacky Rosen, (D-NV3) - ROSEN: THE ONLY 'MORAL OBLIGATION' WE HAVE IS TO KEEP NEVADANS SAFE
  • Ruben Kihuen, (D-NV4) - REP. KIHUEN: SECRETARY PERRY'S COMMENTS ARE THE HEIGHT OF IRRESPONSIBILITY
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Grant and Cooperative Agreement Provisions FR Document: 2017-12916 Citation: 82 FR 28362 PDF Pages 28362-28363
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Material Control and Accounting of Special Nuclear Material FR Document: 2017-12917 Citation: 82 FR 28361 PDF Pages 28361-28362
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Notices:, Instructions and Reports to Workers: Inspection and Investigations FR Document: 2017-12915 Citation: 82 FR 28360 PDF Pages 28360-28361
  • KDWN Las Vegas - A New Push To Store Nuclear Waste In Nevada
  • Dallas Morning News - Why Feds put a stop to the sale of Dallas-based Waste Control Specialists - Jeff Mosier
  • Globe Newswire - Judge Prohibits the Acquisition of Waste Control Specialists by EnergySolutions - EnergySolutions
  • Reuters - U.S. judge stops EnergySolutions' purchase of rival - Diane Bartz
  • Elko Daily Free Press - Commentary: Officials tell Perry no to nuclear waste in Nevada
  • Morning Consult - Sen. Alexander Urges Administration to Support Private Nuclear Waste Storage - Iulia Gheorghiu
  • E&E Daily - ENERGY POLICY: Moniz nonprofit tackles grid study - Christa Marshall
  • Huffington Post - Rocky Flats Made Nukes. Then It Made A Mess--Now It's About To Become A Public Park - Ryan Grenoble
  • Korea Times - Experts question nuclear-free energy policy - Jhoo Dong-chan
  • Reuters - Rapid nuclear decommissioning threatens climate targets, says IEA - Geert De Clercq
  • IAEA - Q&A: IAEA Director on Nuclear Power, Upcoming Ministerial Conference - Jeff Donovan, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • KING5 Seattle - Govt. whistleblower: Refusing to participate in theft cover-up led to ousting - Susannah Frame
  • Idaho Statesman - Bachelder letter: F-35 mission - Carol Bachelder, Boise
  • Idaho Statesman - Kirkbride letter: F-35 mission - Ken Kirkbride, Boise
  • Senate Appropriations Committee - Testimony of Secretary Rick Perry, U.S. Department of Energy, Before the U.S. Senate Committee on Appropriations Energy and Water Development Subcommittee, June 21, 2017

    Tuesday, June 20, 2017

  • Washington Post - Sean Spicer's off-camera, no-audio press briefing, annotated - Callum Borchers
  • Albuquerque Journal - Report says LANL safety problems endanger U.S. arsenal
  • DOE: NNSA - Statement from NNSA Administrator Frank Klotz
  • Tri-City Herald - Tri-Cities nuclear power plant back on the grid early - Annette Cary
  • CNBC - Nuclear power on the 'front burner,' says Energy Secretary Rick Perry - Tom DiChristopher
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Mega-cities need nuclear energy - Llewellyn King
  • UAE National - Calls for more investment in nuclear power - Caline Malek
  • AllAfrica - Sudan and Russia Sign MOU for Cooperation Nuclear Power for Peaceful Uses
  • Energy and Capital - Nuclear Power is Becoming Irrelevant--Renewable Energy will Kill Nuclear Power, too - Jeff Siegel
  • ABS-CBN News - How Russia's modular nukes can boost PH energy - Joel Guinto
  • PEI - UK project to study cost drivers for new nuclear plants - Tildy Bayar
  • Energy Collective - The Fall and Rise of Nuclear Power - Robert Hargraves
  • ABS-CBN News - Energy dept seeks to calm nuclear power fears - Joel Guinto
  • ABC.au - Uranium mine ban for WA but existing four projects allowed to proceed - Eliza Laschon and Courtney Bembridge
  • News Limited Australlia - WA won't block uranium mining approvals - Australian Associated Press
  • The Hankyoreh - With Kori-1 shutdown, Pres. Moon signals major turn away from nuclear energy
  • Lower Hudson Journal - Judge to decide on NY nuclear bailout lawsuit - Jon Campbell , jcampbe
  • Albany Times Union - Opponents fight nuclear subsidy in court--Questioning payments to keep northern NY plants open - Rick Karlin
  • Reuters - Hinkley Point likely to be only new UK nuclear plant: SSE CEO - Geert De Clercq
  • Economic Times - New contract by 2017-end for supply of Russian nuclear fuel to Indian reactors - Dipanjan Roy Chaudhury
  • Economic Times - Sputnik News
  • Sputnik News - Russia's TVEL to Deliver Test Batch of Nuclear Plant Fuel to US in 2019
  • Economic Times - India, Russia may join hands for providing nuclear energy to third country - Dipanjan Roy Chaudhury
  • Reuters - Fire at French nuclear reactor extinguished, EDF says - Mathieu Rosemain
  • Independent Barents Observer - Plans take shape for lifting dumped nuclear sub - Thomas Nilsen
  • Daily Telegraph - Japanese robot set to enter deadly radioactive water at earthquake-damaged Fukushima power plant
  • WABE Atlanta - Monitoring Beginning In Ga. Community Near Nuclear Sites - Molly Samuel
  • NineMSN - Groups call for nuclear dump to be dropped - AAP By AAP
  • RTO Insider - Nuclear Subsidy Debate Touches Down in New England - Michael Kuser
  • Asahi Shimbun - Plutonium found in urine of 5 workers in Ibaraki accident
  • Independent Barents Observer - Norwegian journalists skip Brende's visit to nuclear dump - Thomas Nilsen
  • Patriot Ledger - Report: Years of issues at Pilgrim Nuclear plant - Christine Legere
  • Mother Jones - Rick Perry Is in Charge of Nuclear Safety–Too Bad He Doesn't Understand Science - James West
  • London Times - South Korea to end nuclear power and go green - Richard Lloyd Parry
  • Blackpool Gazette - Fylde nuclear factory owner reveals new fuel design - Tim Gavell
  • Pakistan Observer - Upcoming NSG plenary meeting - Maimuna Ashraf, Strategic Vision Institute
  • Economic Times - Russia looking to expand civil nuclear partnership with India to desalination sector - Dipanjan Roy Chaudhury
  • India.com - Equipment for Kudankulam fully safe, says Russian equipment manufacturer - IANS
  • IAEA - IAEA and Hungary to Conduct International Exercise to Test Global Response to a Nuclear Emergency
  • BelTA - IAEA: Nuclear power helps scale down air pollutant emissions
  • BelTA - Belarus to host IAEA expert missions on training programs, NPP management systems
  • BelTA - Belarusian nuclear power plant construction progress: 80% of rebars in place, 67% of concrete poured
  • Daily Energy Insider - Nuclear Energy Institute urges NRC to make decommissioning process more efficient, transparent
  • Hans India - Nuclear power plant-affected villagers obstruct survey
  • BelTA - Core equipment of Belarusian nuclear power plant's first unit installed
  • Bellona - Damaged fuel rods soon to be extracted from Lepse nuclear service vessel - Charles Digges
  • York Daily Record - Letter: No need to subsidize nuclear power in Pa. (letter) - William Ferguson, Regional vice president, Calpine Corporation
  • ABS-CBN News - Mindanao's A Brown, Russia agree to promote nuclear technology - Joel Guinto
  • Mainichi Daily News - A-bomb survivors say Nagasaki attack should be world's last
  • Daily Energy Insider - Ohio nuclear energy summit attendees express worry over plant closures
  • Xinhua News - Vietnam issues national plan to cope with radiation, nuclear incidents
  • World Nuclear News - Oskarshamn 1 enters retirement
  • World Nuclear News - Korea's nuclear phase-out policy takes shape
  • World Nuclear News - New blueprint for Australian electricity
  • SA Business Times - Independent power producer contracts still not signed - Bianca Capazorio
  • BelTA - European Commission to provide independent evaluation of BelNPP stress tests
  • NRDC.org - Diablo Canyon Update One Year After Historic Joint Proposal - Peter Miller
  • NW Evening Mail - Moorside reactor supplier develops 'accident tolerant' fuel
  • Newburyport Daily News - Seabrook tables company's bid to expand - Angeljean Chiaramida
  • USGS - M 5.2 - 14km SE of Saiki, Japan
  • IAEA - Snapshots from the First International Conference on the IAEA Technical Cooperation Programme - Julia Krickl , IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation
  • IAEA - Amid obstacles, Central African Republic Opts for Progress with Nuclear Technology - Laura Gil, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Trend News Agency - Khamenei's advisor: US senate new act violates JCPOA - Fatih Karimov
  • Trend News Agency - International body rules out inspection of Iranian military vessels - Khalid Kazimov
  • NHK World - Parts of Atomic Bomb Dome recovered from river
  • NHK World - A-bomb survivors urge to join nuclear ban treaty
  • Japan Times - Japan eyes U.S. nuclear pact that renews automatically amid Trump administration vacancies
  • Japan Times - Toshiba not expected to submit mandatory securities report by June 30 deadline
  • Fin24 - Rosatom shrugs off minister's doubts - Yolandi Groenewald
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Nuclear Energy Advisory Committee; Cancellation FR Document: 2017-12788 Citation: 82 FR 28055 PDF Page 28055
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Proposed Rule Petitions for Rulemaking; Denials: Decoupling an Assumed Loss of Offsite Power From Loss-Of-Coolant Accident FR Document: 2017-12792 Citation: 82 FR 28017 PDF Pages 28017-28020
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Draft Regulatory Guides: Applications for Nuclear Power Plants FR Document: 2017-12837 Citation: 82 FR 28101 PDF Pages 28101-28102
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2017-12931 Citation: 82 FR 28100 PDF Pages 28100-28101
  • UPI - Democrats: Flynn did not report Middle East nuclear trip involving Russia - Andrew V. Pestano
  • DOE - Department of Energy Announces $116 Million for Small Business Research and Development Grants
  • Washington Post blog - Things just got worse for the GOP's weakest senator
  • Common Dreams - Cuomo's Nuke Bailout: Right Out of the Trump Playbook - Wenonah Hauter
  • Power Engineering - Michigan Regulators Consider Ending Nuclear Purchase Contract
  • Power Engineering - How Suppliers Can Help Deliver the Nuclear Promise - Michael P. McMahon
  • TASS - Rosatom may start building new nuclear power plants in India and Bangladesh
  • Power Engineering - The Perils and Promise of Youth - Brian Schimmoller
  • National Geographic - How a Refrigerator Led to Einstein's Pleas for Atomic Bomb Research - Erin Blakemore
  • AZERTAC News - Russia's Rosatom sells 49 pct of Akkuyu nuclear plant to Turkish consortium
  • TASS - Rosatom plans to complete design engineering of nuclear plant in Hungary by May 2018
  • Chicago Tribune - Bitter scientific debate erupts over the future of America's power grid - Chris Mooney
  • World Nuclear News - Rosatom signs raft of agreements at annual forum
  • UAE National - Nuclear power 'vital' to meet Middle East's water demand - Caline Malek
  • World Nuclear News - Leaders urge collective effort to secure nuclear's future role
  • E&E Daily - RENEWABLE ENERGY: Can the world run on clean power? Scientists clash - Umair Irfan
  • NW Evening Mail - Ex-NuGen investor casts doubt over Moorside proposal - Duncan Bick
  • Japan Times - Japan eyes U.S. nuclear pact that renews automatically amid Trump administration vacancies
  • North American Windpower - Report: Coal, Nuclear Plant Closures? Don't Blame Renewables - Betsy Lillian
  • Creamer Media's Engineering News - Nuclear power increasingly replacing traditional sources of power generation – Kemm - Dylan Slater
  • University of Notre Dame - Researchers work to improve nuclear waste recycling
  • The Hill blog - Perry cites 'moral obligation' to build Yucca nuclear waste site - Timothy Cama
  • Washington Post - A reactor in Idaho could change the future of nuclear energy – if it survives Trump's budget - Zack Colman

    Monday, June 19, 2017

  • Las Vegas Sun - Western tensions stoked as mining interests seek to lift ban on claims - Daniel Rothberg
  • Las Vegas Sun - Editorial: Legislature quietly did quality work for people of Nevada
  • Washington Examiner - Spate of nuclear power plant closures could be start of full-fledged crisis - John Siciliano
  • E&E Daily - BUDGET: Zinke, Perry on Hill this week as spending talks advance - George Cahlink and Kellie Lunney
  • Nevada Independent - LEGISLATURE: The Indy Explains: Which Republicans sided with Democrats on legislation? - Megan Messerly and Jackie Valley
  • Center for Public Integrity - A near-disaster at a federal nuclear weapons laboratory takes a hidden toll on America's arsenal - Patrick Malone
  • Salt Lake Tribune - Letter: Downwinders need Affordable Care Act - D.L. Weeks, SSW, LEHS, Woods Cross
  • Forbes blog - Small Legislative Steps For Nuclear Energy - James Conca
  • Financial Times - South Korea steps back from nuclear power - Song Jung-a
  • The Guardian - New South Korean president vows to end use of nuclear power - Justin McCurry
  • Reuters - South Korea to complete dismantling of oldest nuclear reactor by 2032 - Jane Chung
  • Korea Times - Editorial: End of nuclear power
  • ABS-CBN News - Duterte dials Russia for nuclear power future - Joel Guinto
  • Japan Times - Plutonium found in urine of five workers exposed to radiation
  • ABS-CBN News - Russia, Philippines' new partner, showcases nuclear energy
  • Utility Dive - New York Senate narrowly passes bill to reallocate funds for nuclear subsidies - Robert Walton
  • Japan Times - First counterterror drill for drone attack held at nuclear plant in Ehime
  • Utility Dive - House committee clears nuclear tax credit extension - Robert Walton
  • Augusta Chronicle - SREL summer students study radiation movement in SRS ecosystems - Thomas Gardiner
  • IHS Jane's 360 - Brazil's nuclear submarine project faces postponement - Jose Higuera
  • The Hindu - Railways mulls strategy to tackle chemical, nuclear disasters - S. Vijay Kumar
  • Korea Herald - NK hoards operational nuclear and advanced chemical weapons: think tank - Jung Min-kyung
  • Charlotte Business Journal - How much of the troubled Summer nuclear plant will SCANA end up owning? - John Downey
  • Sputnik News - Philippines Plans to Rent Russia's Small Modular Nuclear Reactors - Ambassador
  • Yonhap News - Moon vows to scrap all plans for new nuclear reactors - bdk@yna.co.kr
  • BelTA - Belarusian nuclear power plant to help reduce dependence on imported natural gas
  • BelTA - Belarus, Rosatom discuss launch of BelNPP first unit in 2019
  • Kingston Daily Freeman - 'Cuomo tax': Repeal is uncertain for a utility customer bill surcharge that subsidizes Upstate nuclear power plants - Kyle Hughes
  • Legman News - Global Nuclear Decommissioning Services Market show exponential growth by 2024
  • Bloomberg - Chevron Shielded From $9 Billion Verdict - Greg Stohr
  • Bloomberg - Toshiba Board, CEO Blasted by Glass Lewis for Poor Governance - Pavel Alpeyev
  • Bloomberg - Taiwan Lays Plans for $59 Billion in Renewable-Energy Finance - Miaojung Lin and Lianting Tu
  • Bloomberg - Party Time for the Weapons Industry - Chris Bryant
  • Economic Times - Russia to sign contract with India for two nuclear plants - Dipanjan Roy Chaudhury
  • Washington Post - Scott Pruitt vows to speed the nation's Superfund cleanups--Communities wonder how - Brady Dennis
  • BelTA - Semashko: Belarusian specialists can help build NPPs abroad
  • BelTA - If you use BelTA's materials, you must credit us with a hyperlink to eng.belta.by.
  • BelTA - Opinion: Development of nuclear power engineering helps improve the environment - Read full text at: BelTA
  • Japan Times - Japan logs surprise trade deficit in May as energy costs spike - Afp-Jiji, Bloomberg
  • Times & Star - Bright sparks learn about area's atomic history
  • USGS - M 4.5 - 18km E of Ishikawa, Japan
  • NHK World - Traces of plutonium in workers' urine
  • Mainichi Daily News - Plutonium found in urine of 5 workers exposed to radiation
  • BelTA - Nuclear industry forum Atomexpo opens in Moscow
  • Bellona - Disappointing climate report reveals Norway's plan to 'buy itself out' of emissions reductions - Bellona Europa
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Standard Specifications for Granting of Patent Licenses FR Document: 2017-12725 Citation: 82 FR 27879 PDF Pages 27879-27880
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Facility Operating and Combined Licenses: Applications and Amendments Involving Proposed No Significant Hazards Considerations, etc. FR Document: 2017-12732 Citation: 82 FR 27882 PDF Pages 27882-27895 (14 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Renewal Applications: Honeywell International, Inc., Metropolis Works FR Document: 2017-12696 Citation: 82 FR 27880 PDF Pages 27880-27882
  • UPI - South Korean president says 'no' to nuclear power use - Elizabeth Shim
  • Daily Energy Insider - Oak Ridge, Tennessee uranium processing facility project on track and budget, Sen. Alexander says
  • St. Catharines Standard - Crash raises nuclear waste fears - Allan Benner

    Sunday, June 18, 2017

  • Falmouth Enterprise - Officials Form Plan To Cleanse Fresh Pond Well Of Contaminant - Derrick Perkins
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - Q and A with Bruce Covert, new leadership at WIPP - Maddy Hayden
  • Forbes blog - Did Natural Gas Interests Help Create Bad News For The Nuclear Sector? Will They Continue To Push? - Rod Adams
  • UAE National - Visit to Moscow nuclear expo will inform UAE energy policy - Caline Malek
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - Why wait until 2025 to close Diablo Canyon? - Ben Davis Jr.
  • Korea Herald - Korea's oldest nuclear reactor ceases operation - Kim Da-sol
  • Asahi Shimbun - A-bomb victims join NYC rally for ban on nuke weapons at U.N. - Keita Mano
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - Toshiba payment helps finish Georgia plant - Dave Flessner
  • Japan Times - Editorial: Another radiation exposure accident
  • The Saratogian - Lawmakers eye repeal of new 'Cuomo tax' - Kyle Hughes
  • The Australian - Letters: Finkel failed to mention emissions-free nuclear
  • Japan Times - For Fukushima returnees, security a growing concern in deserted towns
  • London Times - Russia lets fly over nuclear war games as Nato surrounds Baltic fleet in Kaliningrad - Bojan Pancevski
  • OilPrice - Why Romania Can't Privatize Its Energy Sector - Shadow Governance Intel
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Govt planning trilateral summit with S. Korea, U.S.
  • Press TV - Iran's Parliament to give apt response to US Senate sanctions bill: Shamkhani
  • Press TV - Iran, China begin naval drill in Strait of Hormuz
  • antiwar.com - Why Afghanistan? Fighting a War for the War System Itself - Gareth Porter
  • Ron Paul Institute - Why Are We Attacking the Syrians Who Are Fighting ISIS? - Ron Paul

    Saturday, June 17, 2017

  • KNPR Las Vegas - Subcommittee Advances Yucca Mtn Bill
  • Nuclear Street - House Subcommittee Puts Yucca Mountain Back In Limelight
  • Big Island Video News - Petitioners Denied Hearing On PTA Depleted Uranium Monitoring
  • Schenectady Daily Gazette - KAPL nuclear training site upgrades planned - Stephen Williams
  • Tri-City Herald - World's largest radioactive waste melter assembled at Hanford - Annette Cary
  • Denver Post - Activists ignore the science that says Rocky Flats National Wildlife Refuge is safe - Vincent Carroll
  • Vancouver Columbian - In Our View: Cheers & Jeers(Item#4): Jeers: To dangers at Hanford. - KUOW Seattle
  • KUOW Puget Sound - Secrets Of Ancient Glass Could Help Lock Away Hanford Waste
  • Tri-City Herald - Hanford chemical vapors trial delayed again - Annette Cary
  • UAE National - A timely look into how the rich can manipulate opinion and information - Greg Kennedy
  • Hanford Sentinel - How corrupt is state government? - Thomas Elias
  • Columbus Business First - Ohio State gets $1.5M in federal money to study nuclear energy - Tom Knox
  • Green Left Weekly - How South Australians dumped a nuclear dump - Jim Green
  • Mainichi Daily News - Hibakusha remind us of the power of love in unstable nuclear climate
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Hibakusha submit signatures for nuke ban
  • Green Left Weekly - Ukraine uranium sales plan
  • CBC News - Point Lepreau nuclear power plant gets 5-year licence renewal - Viola Pruss
  • Greenfield Recorder - States seek bigger role in nuclear decommissioning - Susan Smallheer, Rutland Herald
  • Brattleboro Reformer - 'A leading voice among the anti-nuclear forces': New Public Service Board chairman won't hear Yankee case - Mike Faher
  • Yonhap News - Kori-1 nuclear reactor brought to halt
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - City of Oak Ridge extends DOE water contract - Brittany Crocker
  • ecns.cn - Three new Chinese nuclear companies in UK
  • Cleveland Plain Dealer - Electric bill increases guaranteed in Ohio if certain legislation passes - John Funk
  • U.S. News & World Report - 10 Things You Didn't Know About Kristine Svinicki - Katelyn Newman
  • TCPalm - FPL to test sirens at nuclear power plant June 19-23 - Martin County Emergency Management Agency
  • Xinhua News - Belarus dismisses Lithuania's opposition against nuclear station as absurd
  • Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Belarus - Statement by the Press Service of the Foreign Ministry of Belarus on the adoption by the Lithuanian Parliament of law on the BelNPP
  • Ekklesia - First anti-nuclear power conference for 30 years
  • The Guardian - Concern as green energy hits record levels in UK - Adam Vaughan
  • Nigeria Today - Nigeria working with Russia to develop Nuclear field to fix power challenge – Onyeama
  • BelTA - Decision on Belarusian-Lithuanian dispute delayed till next Espoo Convention meeting
  • BelTA - Belarus views Lithuania's law on BelNPP as another unfriendly act
  • NHK World - A-bomb survivors submit petition for nuclear ban
  • Mainichi Daily News - Radiation research foundation to apologize for studying but not treating hibakusha
  • Mainichi Daily News - Translation network presents multilingual subtitled A-bomb survivor videos
  • Jiji Press - Hibakusha Hand In 3 M. Signatures Backing Nuke Abolition
  • DOE:Hanford Office of River Protection - Workers complete assembly of 300-ton nuclear waste melter at Hanford Vit Plant
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - Moving nuclear waste out of San Onofre: When and how? - Rob Nikolewski
  • Pahrump Valley Times - Nevada asks court to dismiss Texas' Yucca Mountain lawsuit - Keith Rogers
  • POGO - Watchdog Positions Still Vacant Under Trump Administration - Jean Carlos Baez Rosario
  • POGO - They're Baaack! The Military Resurrects Its Wish Lists - Mark Thompson
  • Salt Lake Tribune - Op-ed: Put White Mesa's children ahead of uranium mill - Yolanda Badback
  • New London Day - Environmental group urges Gov. Malloy to support Millstone - Judy Benson
  • NY Newsday - OpEd: A threat to NY's environmental legacy - Heidi Hutner
  • Amarillo Globe-News - Cold War Patriots to hold meetings for ex-Pantex workers
  • National Interest - Is Russia Giving Up on Aircraft Carriers? - Michael Peck
  • News & Star - Sellafield boss awarded OBE for services to the nuclear industry
  • WCLO WJVL Walworth County Gazette, WI - SHINE lobbies for more federal funding - Neil Johnson
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - DOE Releases Full Text Of EM's FY18 Budget Request

    Friday, June 16, 2017

  • KSNV News3LV Las Vegas - Subcommittee passes bill to make Yucca Mountain the U.S. nuclear repository - Craig Fiegener and Marvin Clemons
  • Platts - House subcommittee chairman, Democrats to work on nuclear waste bill issues - Elaine Hiruo
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Bill to expedite Yucca Mountain licensing clears 1st hurdle - Gary Martin
  • KSNV News3LV Las Vegas - Nevada sues Texas for trying to kick-start Yucca Mountain funding - Associated PressThursday, June 15th 2017
  • Daily Energy Insider - Nevada senators express concerns about NRC nominees' support of Yucca Mountain
  • Las Vegas Sun - Despite Nevada's objections, Yucca legislation clears House subcommittee - Yvonne Gonzalez
  • Midwest Energy News - Analysis: More than half of U.S. nuclear reactors are losing money - Lacey Johnson
  • Ohio Valley ReSource - Nuclear Option: Officials Hope Old Facility Can Fuel Growth - Nicole Erwin
  • Hawaii Tribune Herald - Hearing request for PTA DU plan denied - Tom Callis
  • Lexology - Major Changes on Whistleblowing in France - Squire Patton Boggs
  • The Daily Beast - Report: U.S. Intelligence Believes Russia Assassinated 14 in U.K.
  • BuzzFeed News - From Russia With Blood - Heidi Blake, Tom Warren, Richard Holmes, Jason Leopold, Jane Bradley, Alex Campbell
  • Cape Cod Times - Documentary on nuclear plant closing to screen in Provincetown - Christine Legere
  • Taos News - Label on chemical waste drum inaccurate, lab learns - Rebecca Moss
  • KNDO/KNDO Yakima/Kennewick - Hanford workers completing key elements of 618-10 burial ground cleanup
  • KNDO/KNDO Yakima/Kennewick - Governor Inslee's thoughts on the proposed Hanford budget
  • Bloomberg - Westinghouse Collapse Sparks a Nuclear Bond Buying Opportunity - Chris Martin
  • Bloomberg - The $31 Billion Hole in GE's Balance Sheet That Keeps Growing - Katherine Chiglinsky , Brandon Kochkodin , and Rick Clough
  • Bloomberg - Lawmakers Vow to Stop Trump's EPA Cuts - Jennifer A Dlouhy
  • Bloomberg - Once a Market Pariah, Tepco Bonds Have Turned to Gold - Takashi Nakamichi
  • Reuters - U.S. Senate's Iran sanctions are breach of nuclear deal: senior Iranian official - Parisa Hafezi
  • Reuters - EU approves German fund for managing radioactive waste - Philip Blenkinsop
  • Reuters - South Korea retires oldest nuclear reactor on its 40th birthday - Jane Chung
  • Reuters - Group says Georgia nuclear plant costs rise to $29 billion - Tom Hals
  • Heritage Foundation Daily Signal - Subsidizing Nuclear Is No Strategy for Long-Term Success - Katie Tubb
  • Washington Times - House committee advances nuclear power tax credit bill - David Sherfinski
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: House panel OKs lifeline for at-risk reactors - Hannah Northey and Kristi E. Swartz
  • Atlanta Journal-Constitution - Kempner: 'Idle' workers cited at Georgia's delayed Vogtle project - Matt Kempner
  • Huffington Post blog - Nuclear Booms in Asia as New Reactor Ideas Flourish in U.S. - Llewellyn King
  • NewsTalk780 KOH Reno - Reaction From NV's U.S. Senators After Passage of the Nuclear Waste Policy Act
  • Toledo Blade - Ohio State, Michigan receive funds for nuclear power projects - EP Magazine
  • Environmental Protection - Nuclear Technology Receives Large Funding Increase - Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette, IL
  • News-Gazette, Champaign, IL - Clinton nuclear plant back at 100% power
  • TASS - Construction of first nuclear power plant in Turkey to begin in 2018
  • The Hankyoreh - Pres. Moon says unconditional dialogue if North Korea halts nuke development and provocations - Lee Jung-ae and Jung In-hwan
  • Korea Herald - NK's freeze on nukes would be precondition for dialogue: nominee
  • News & Star - Copeland MP meets team behind Cumbrian new nuclear plans
  • KNDO/KNDO Yakima/Kennewick - Workers complete assembly of 300-ton nuclear waste melter
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - China looks to compact reactors for nuclear edge
  • Sputnik News - Defenders of the Deep: Russia's Top 5 Nuclear Subs - POWER magazine
  • POWERmag - Analysis Shows U.S. Nuclear Plants Losing $2.9 Billion Annually - Darrell Proctor
  • TASS - Nuclear energy may be solution for Arctic, expert says
  • RT - Russia may deploy Arctic radar station due to proximity of US nuclear subs
  • Charleston Post Courier - Nuclear overruns - Melinda Hamilton
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - PG&E vice president who oversees Diablo Canyon is retiring - Kaytlyn Leslie
  • Atlanta Journal Constitution - OpEd: PolitiFact: Handel says Iran broke nuclear deal; Monitors say Iran's complying - John Kruzel PolitiFact Georgia
  • MassLive Republican - Millstone nuclear plant not in 'limbo'. Needs no special financial treatment - Matt Fossen, spokesman for the Stop the Millstone Payout coalition
  • Mainichi Daily News - Workers irradiated at nuclear R&D center ignored safety checklist item: JAEA
  • Asahi Shimbun - JAEA: Workers followed flawed procedure before nuclear accident
  • Hamilton Mountain News - Letter: LRT not as green as we think - Juliet M. Gordon, Hamilton
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - More groups petition against TVA Clinch River site - Tyler Whetstone
  • Seeking Alpha - Nuclear industry scrambles to push bill favoring Southern, SCANA reactors - Carl Surran
  • Brattleboro Reformer - State sees 'significant risk' in Vermont Yankee sale - Mike Faher
  • East Anglian Daily Times - EDF boss visits waste storage unit at Sizewell B, as refuelling confirmed for later this year - Tom Potter
  • Oak Ridger - City supports reactor; Hope questions any benefits to Oak Ridge - Ben Pounds
  • Omaha World-Herald - Fort Calhoun decommissioning is underway, first step – $1.2 million fuel rod inspection - Cole Epley
  • World Nuclear News - Belgian reactor vessels show no new inclusions
  • World Nuclear News - Monju decommissioning plan approved
  • World Nuclear News - Akkuyu project receives production licence
  • World Nuclear News - Canadian government called on to reaffirm nuclear support
  • Lower Hudson Journal - Forum highlights pressing questions about nuclear waste after Indian Point shuts down
  • IAEA - Nuclear Safeguards Conclusions Presented in 2016 Safeguards Implementation Report
  • IAEA - IAEA Concludes Safety Review at Qinshan Nuclear Power Plant in China
  • Reuters - Restart of world's oldest nuclear plant delayed, says Swiss utility - John Miller
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - At House Nuclear Cleanup Caucus EM Highlights More Than $100 Million In Cost-Saving Initiatives - Chris Clark
  • Energy Live News - Project seeks partners to cut the cost of nuclear energy
  • Interfax-Ukraine - Australia begins Supplying Nuclear Fuel to Ukraine
  • Southern Political Report - Future brightens a bit for Vogtle nuclear project - Patrick Hickey
  • The Conversation,au - Wind farms are hardly the bird slayers they're made out to be. Here's why - Simon Chapman, Emeritus Professor in Public Health, University of Sydney
  • Budapest Business Journal - IEA commends energy security measures but tells Hungary to reduce market regulation
  • Tri-City Herald - Official says more Hanford nuke mishaps likely - Nicholas K. Geranios
  • DOE - Secretary of Energy Rick Perry Participates in Interagency Agriculture and Rural Prosperity Task Force Meeting
  • Trend News Agency - IAEA's safeguards expenditures up due to Iran program - Emil Ilgar
  • Japan Times - Hiroshima mayor calls on U.N. to adopt nuclear weapons ban treaty
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Robot to go under water in Fukushima reactor
  • Mainichi Daily News - Swimming robot to probe damage at Japan nuclear plant
  • Mainichi Daily News - Hiroshima mayor calls for nuclear weapons ban treaty in A-bomb survivors' lifetime
  • Jiji Press - Hiroshima Mayor Strongly Calls for Adoption of Nuke Ban Treaty
  • BelTA - Espoo Convention is designed for resolving disputes on mutually acceptable terms - Andrei Vasilyev
  • BelTA - Proposal to postpone decision on Belarus-Lithuania case until next Espoo Convention meeting
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea threatens to quicken nuclear development against sanctions
  • Press TV - New US bans in breach of nuclear deal: Iran official
  • Senator Dean Heller (R-NV) - Heller Statement On Nuclear Waste Policy Act Clearing House Subcommittee
  • House of Representatives - Opening Statement of the Honorable John Shimkus - Subcommittee on Environment
  • Army Department - Notice Surplus Land at a Military Installation Designated for Disposal: Umatilla Chemical Depot, Oregon FR Document: 2017-12507 Citation: 82 FR 27699 PDF Page 27699 (1 page) Permalink
  • Defense Department - Notice Environmental Assessments; Availability, etc.: Implementation of the Real Property Master Plan at Defense Distribution Depot, San Joaquin, CA FR Document: 2017-12565 Citation: 82 FR 27701 PDF Pages 27701-27702 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Basic Energy Sciences Advisory Committee FR Document: 2017-12515 Citation: 82 FR 27703 PDF Page 27703 (1 page) Permalink
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability FR Document: 2017-12530 Citation: 82 FR 27704 PDF Page 27704 (1 page) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Atomic Safety and Licensing Boards: NextEra Energy Seabrook LLC FR Document: 2017-12357 Citation: 82 FR 27731 PDF Pages 27731-27732 (2 pages) Permalink
  • The Independent - Raqqa offensive: US-led coalition air strikes killing 'staggering' number of civilians, say UN war crimes investigators - Lizzie Dearden

    Thursday, June 15, 2017

  • KRNV 4 Reno - Nevada moves to dismiss lawsuit that could restart Yucca Mountain licensing - Matthew Seeman
  • KTNV Las Vegas - Nevada wants US court to reject Texas bid to prod Yucca Mountain
  • Across Nevada Patch - Yucca Mountain Dispute: Nevada Seeks To End Texas Suit - Colin Miner
  • Nevada Appeal - Motion to dismiss suit to help Yucca Mountain fight
  • Las Vegas Sun - Nevada wants Texas nuclear waste lawsuit dismissed - Yvonne Gonzalez
  • KLAS-TV - Nevada wants US court to reject Texas bid to prod nuke dump
  • The Chattanoogan - Alexander Says $6.5 Billion Oak Ridge Uranium Processing Facility Staying On Track and Budget
  • RT - What we see in Raqqa is no attempt to protect civilians - Vanessa Beeley
  • Electronic Frontier Foundation - One Hundred Years of the Espionage Act - Priscilla Guo
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - ORNL lays off 13 administrative employees - Brittany Crocker
  • The Chattanoogan - Lee Alumna Selected For ORNL Fellowship - Charity Parris, Lee University
  • Aiken Standard - Plutonium pits at core of new Savannah River Site debate - Michael Smith
  • Tri-City Herald - Hazardous Hanford radioactive waste pipes near Richland are history - Annette Cary
  • HNN Huntingtonnews - NNSA Implies that SRS is being Analyzed for New Nuclear Weapons Mission: Production of Plutonium "Pits," the Core of Nuclear Weapons; Reuse of Soon-to-be Mothballed MOX Building Likely a Focus
  • Morning Consult - Walden Calls for EPA to Focus on Basics, Downplays Climate - Jack Fitzpatrick
  • Exchange Monitor - Senators Press NRC Nominees on Yucca Mountain
  • Bloomberg - The $13 Billion Aircraft Carrier That Has Trouble With Planes - Anthony Capaccio
  • Bloomberg - More Than Half of America's Nuclear Reactors Are Losing Money - Jim Polson
  • Bloomberg - Macron Won't Be Shy About Using French Power - Pascal-Emmanuel Gobry
  • Bloomberg - Natural Gas Seen Losing Its Crown as King of America's Power Mix - Naureen S Malik
  • Reuters - Turkey gives Rosatom go ahead to build nuclear plant - Orhan Coskun
  • Reuters - EDF says notified of a 24-hour strike starting June 21 - Bate Felix
  • Reuters - Toshiba to miss financial reporting deadline: Nikkei - Ambar Warrick
  • Reuters - Trump administration to suspend rule on natural gas waste: document - Timothy Gardner
  • Reuters - Tepco to work with local government on nuclear plant review - Osamu Tsukimori
  • Reuters - U.S. Senate votes near unanimously for Russia, Iran sanctions - Patricia Zengerle
  • Forbes - Natural Gas Industry Blasts Nuclear Power With Fake News - James Conca
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea's oldest nuke plant to close amid power supply concerns - Hwang Doo-hyong
  • ABC News - Swimming robot to probe damage at Japan nuclear plant - Mari Yamaguchi
  • Deutsche Welle - Germany's nuclear phase-out explained
  • Japan Times - Toshiba unveils submersible video robot to probe reactor 3 at Fukushima No. 1 plant - Shusuke Murai
  • RT - Swimming robot 'little sunfish' to inspect crippled Fukushima plant (PHOTO, VIDEO)
  • YLE News - Finland a no-show at UN nuclear ban negotiations
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - The nuclear weapons ban and the NPT - Ray Acheson
  • Global Research - We're Off! to Ban Nuclear Weapons - Ray Acheson
  • Lexington Herald Leader - Bevin signs measure lifting nuclear moratorium - David Zoeller
  • Seeking Alpha - Power Plant Subsidies: Going Nuclear - BTU Analytics
  • The Hill blog - House panel votes to extend tax credit for nuclear power - Naomi Jagoda
  • FOX News - Lithuania: Belarusian nuclear plant is threat to safety - Cbs Dfw
  • CBS 11 Dallas/Fort Worth - Nevada Wants Court To Reject Texas Bid To Prod Nuke Dump
  • Yeni Safak - EMRA grants power generation license to Akkuyu Nuclear
  • Baltimore Sun - Visitors check out inner workings of Peach Bottom nuclear plant - David Anderson
  • Newburyport Daily News - Oral arguments set for nuke plant license amendment - Angeljean Chiaramida
  • World Nuclear News - DOE invests $66 million in advanced nuclear technologies
  • E&E Daily - DOE: Energy Department is shoveling cash out the door - Umair Irfan
  • ExecutiveGov - DOE to Award $67M in Nuclear Energy R&D Funds - Ramona Adams
  • World Nuclear News - Russia to start upgrading Armenian plant in 2018
  • World Nuclear News - Chinese unit prepares for extended operation
  • World Nuclear News - Robot ready to inspect Fukushima Daiichi 3 vessel
  • DOE - Energy Department Invests Nearly $67 Million to Advanced Nuclear Technology
  • Financial Times - Tepco's new president vows to shake up Japanese utility's culture - Robin Harding
  • Alabama News - Mogul who bought Alabama politicians -- and a nuclear power plant -- turns to Trump - Kyle Whitmire
  • Japan Times - Incoming Tepco chief vows decision on whether to scrap Fukushima No. 2
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Tepco to seek mutually beneficial partnerships with peers
  • Newcastle Herald - Call for nuclear debate as NSW government arrives in Singleton MICHAEL McGOWAN
  • Syracuse Post Standard - Letter: Nuclear plant refueling outages benefit NY communities - Gregory Lancette, President of the Central and Northern New York Building and Construction Trades Council; Dave Young, President of the Rochester Building and Construction Trades Council
  • IAEA - IAEA Concludes Safety Review at Qinshan Nuclear Power Plant in China
  • Metro East Sun - Illinois: Roxana landfill took radioactive waste without authority, document reveals - Michael McGrady
  • Trend News Agency - Iran doubles nuclear electricity generation - Dalga Khatinoglu
  • Salt Lake Tribune - OpEd: White Mesa Mill is regulated and environmentally safe - Mark Chalmers
  • Korea Times - NPT's failure, our failure with NK - Charles Park
  • Baltic Course - Lithuanian parlt declares Belarus' N-plant a threat to natnl security
  • RenewEconomy.au - How South Australians dumped a nuclear dump - Jim Green
  • Xinhua News - Kenya to intensify efforts to develop nuclear energy
  • KIRO 7 Seattle - Official: More Hanford nuclear mishaps likely after back-to-back emergency evacuations
  • Astana Times - Kazakhstan conducts first stage of nuclear fusion reactor physical launch - Assel Satubaldina
  • News 12 Westchester - Annual meeting held on Indian Point power plant safety
  • Lower Hudson Journal - Sparse turnout for fed hearing on Indian Point - Thomas C. Zambito
  • Brattleboro Reformer - Vermont Yankee offers safety assurances as fuel move starts - Mike Faher
  • Clinton Herald - Ohr to lead Quad-Cities Generating Station
  • Bloomberg - Disappointing Growth May Force South Africa to Cut Spending - Arabile Gumede and Michael Cohen
  • BelTA - Semashko: The situation around the Belarusian nuclear power plant is extremely politicized
  • BelTA - Belarusian delegation to hold talks with Rosatom during Atomexpo in Moscow
  • BelTA - Rapota: Problems with access for Belarusian farm produce to Russia raise concerns
  • Fin24 CapeTown - ANALYSIS: Eskom's revolving door, endless scandals cloud SA's energy future - Yolandi Groenewald
  • Press TV - Mideast leaders asked Obama to bomb Iran: John Kerry
  • Press TV - 'IAEA not in position to interpret JCPOA'
  • 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: 2017-12383 Citation: 82 FR 27536 PDF Pages 27536-27537 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Office of Government Information Services - Notice Meetings: Chief FOIA Officers' Council FR Document: 2017-12380 Citation: 82 FR 27535 PDF Page 27535 (1 page) Permalink
  • DOE:EM - EM Update | Vol. 9, Issue 11 | June 15, 2017
  • DOE:EM - DOE Releases Full Text of EM's Fiscal Year 2018 Budget Request
  • DOE:EM - DOE Releases Draft Request for Proposal for the Low-Level Waste / Mixed Low-Level Waste Disposal Procurement
  • DOE:EM - EM Highlights Cost-Savings Initiative to House Nuclear Cleanup Caucus
  • DOE:EM - EM Initiatives on Tap to Lower Costs, Move Resources to Field
  • DOE:EM - West Valley Cleanup Contractor Earns 75 Percent of Possible Award Fee
  • DOE:EM - Workers Prepare Pipes for Salt Waste Processing Facility Integration
  • DOE:EM - Contract Awarded for Support Services to the Environmental Management Office of Waste and Materials Management
  • DOE:NNSS - NSSAB Meetings [FY17]
  • Martha's Vineyard Times - Letter: Pilgrim poses significant risk - Rez Williams, West Tisbury
  • Cornell Chronicle - Working group: Give citizens say in nuclear accident plans - ByJonathan Miller

    Wednesday, June 14, 2017

  • E&E Daily - ENERGY AND COMMERCE: Panel to vote on Yucca, ozone, brownfields bills - Sean Reilly, Hannah Northey and Cecelia Smith-Schoenwalder
  • Daily Energy Insider - Senators express frustration over used fuel impasse at NRC budget hearing
  • E&E Daily - EPA: Dems threaten to stall nominees on congressional requests - Kevin Bogardus and Hannah Northey
  • Rep. Dina Titus (D-NV1) - TITUS STATEMENT ON UPCOMING YUCCA MOUNTAIN HEARING
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Republican nominees for NRC sail through Senate committee hearing - Gary Martin
  • Hamilton Spectator - Finland works, quietly, to bury its nuclear reactor waste - Henry Fountain
  • Legal NewsLine - Texas urges appeals court to declare federal government not in compliance with NWPA - Mark Iandolo
  • New Baltimore Voice - Proposed nuclear waste dump draws Congressional ire - Jim Bloch
  • Seantor Catherine Cortez Masto (D-NV) - CORTEZ MASTO, HELLER, RAISE CONCERNS ABOUT PENDING NUCLEAR REGULATORY COMMISSION NOMINEES
  • Senator Dean Heller (R-NV) - Heller, Cortez Masto Raise Concerns About Pending Nuclear Regulatory Commission Nominees
  • RT - 'Up to 15 tons of depleted uranium used in 1999 Serbia bombing' – lead lawyer in suit against NATO
  • teleSUR - NATO Could be Sued for Use of Depleted Uranium in Yugoslavia
  • Daily Utah Chronicle - Library Preserves Stories of Downwinders - Mackenzie McDermott
  • Cape Cod Times - Pilgrim watchdog group to head to Statehouse on Wednesday - Christine Legere
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Waste drum shipped to Colorado was inaccurately labeled - Rebecca Moss
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - New President, Project Manager Bruce Covert Takes Helm For Nuclear Waste Partnership LLC At WIPP
  • Tri-City Herald - Hanford workers report possible chemical vapor exposure - Annette Cary
  • HNN Huntingtonnews - NNSA Implies that SRS is being Analyzed for New Nuclear Weapons Mission
  • Bloomberg - Renewables Provided a Record 10% of U.S. Power in March - Joe Ryan
  • Bloomberg - Donor Lobbying for Nuclear-Plant Tax Credits Brags of Dinners With Trump - Bill Allison and John McCormick
  • Reuters - Enter the Nimble Dragon: China looks to small reactors for nuclear edge - David Stanway
  • Reuters - CORRECTED-France's EDF picks new head of UK unit overseeing nuclear project - Geert De Clercq
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Environmental group opposes TVA's Clinch River nuclear reactor plan - Tyler Whetstone
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - OF NUCLEAR INTEREST: State panel to convene again in Plymouth - Karen Vale-Vasilev
  • The Independent - This is why Iran should play a major role in the negotiations to ban nuclear weapons - Seyed Hossein Mousavian
  • All Things Nuclear - Nuclear Leaks: The Back Story the NRC Doesn't Want You to Know about Palo Verde - Dave Lochbaum, Director, Nuclear Safety Project
  • Foreign Affairs - Keine Atombombe, Bitte--Why Germany Should Not Go Nuclear - Ulrich Kühn, Tristan Volpe
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - What you need to know about the UN nuclear weapons ban negotiations
  • Crain's Chicago Business - Charges for green power, nuke subsidies hike electric bills - Steve Daniels
  • Engineering News-Record - After Nuclear Project Troubles, CB&I Looks for Recovery - Scott Van Voorhis
  • RT - Smoke detected at crippled Chernobyl power plant – Ukraine nuclear watchdog
  • Santa Ynez Valley News - Letter: Nuke power, Praise and advice, Begging for prosecution? - William Gloege, Santa Maria
  • Power Engineering - U.S. Experiences Sixth Nuclear Retirement Announcement in Seven Years
  • Mainichi Daily News - Measures needed to draw nuclear states into U.N. nuke ban treaty talks
  • TASS - Kiev in talks with another nuclear fuel supplier – official
  • Yahoo!7 News - What about nuclear energy, Liberal MP asks - Jennifer Rajca
  • WKSU Kent, OH - Local Leaders Lobby to Save Ohio Nuclear Plants - Andy Chow
  • NY Newsday - Senate: State, not ratepayers should fund nuke plant bailout - Michael Gormley
  • John O'Groat Journal - Nuclear journals transferred to Nucleus
  • North Augusta Star - Editorial: Vogtle deal relieves some uncertainty
  • Early County News - All eyes are on Vogtle
  • NuclearStreet - EIA Tallys Nuclear Plant Retirements
  • BelTA - Russian Atomenergomash ships steam generators for second unit of Belarusian nuclear power plant
  • BelTA - Belarus intends to continue cooperation with IAEA on BelNPP project
  • HNN Huntingtonnews - Piketon to Ship Classified Nuclear Waste to Nevada
  • San Diego Reader - San Onofre – another Chernobyl? Radiation would be 40 times worse - Don Bauder
  • World Nuclear News - Fuel loading under way at Fuqing 4
  • World Nuclear News - NEA and EPRI to cooperate on nuclear research
  • World Nuclear News - Westinghouse launches its EnCore Fuel
  • World Nuclear News - Steam generators shipped to second Belarusian unit
  • Trend News Agency - Iran doubles nuclear electricity generation
  • National Law Review - Nuclear Regulatory Commission, and Industry Representatives Pursue Revised Definition of Operability of Technical Specifications Equipment - Steven P. Frantz
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - Anti-nuclear group challenges TVA plans for Oak Ridge reactor - Dave Flessner
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Worry About Aging Belgian Nukes - Homeland Security News Wire
  • Press TV - Iran calls on US to fulfill commitments under nuclear deal
  • Mainichi Daily News - Future nuclear watchdog chief faces criticism for calling reactor '40-year rule' too short
  • Taiwan Business TOPICS - Nukes and Uncertainty Charge Taiwan's Energy Debate - Tim Ferry
  • Midwest Energy News - Report: Endangered DOE energy innovation program is working - Lacey Johnson
  • Construction.RU - Rosatom to help UAE dispose of hazardous industrial waste - Tatiana Kanunnikova
  • Asahi Shimbun - U.S. pledge to Japan: Security overrides trade talks with China
  • Pueblo Chieftain - Mulch might help remove contaminants from water at Cotter Superfund site - Tracy Harmon
  • West Lebanon Valley News - Reactor's Spent Fuel On Move - Mike Faher
  • Greenfield Recorder - Spent fuel storage work continues at Vt. Yankee
  • News Corp Australia - Inside the tragic town of Pripyat, which is too unsafe for people to live - Julia D'Orazio
  • Concord Monitor, NH - My Turn: Alvin Weinberg and the future of nuclear power - Philip Mead
  • The Hill blog - 'Absurd' nuclear subsidies muck up energy markets, harm consumers - Mark Perry
  • WOSU Public Media, Columbus, OH - Local Leaders Fear Tax Increases If Nuclear Plants Close - Andy Chow
  • York Dispatch - EDITORIAL: Let market forces dictate TMI future
  • Environmental Protection Magazine - EIA Meeting to Examine Future of U.S. Nuclear Power
  • Southeast Energy News - Tennessee wind project on hold after state lawmakers pass moratorium - Brye Steeves
  • Chambana Sun - Clinton Power Station back online; work provided boost to local economy - Caitlin Nordahl
  • InSerbia News - "Up to 15 tons of depleted uranium used in 1999 Serbia bombing"
  • Los Altos Town Crier - LA Library hosts screening of 'Nuclear Requiem' documentary Saturday
  • Lab Manager Magazine - After Fukushima: Radiation Levels in Food Predicted - University of Portsmouth
  • Fox10 Phoenix - Palo Verde keeps state running with clean energy, while empowering veterans - Matt Galka
  • Lower Hudson Journal - Fed regulators meet on Indian Point tonight - Thomas C. Zambito
  • London Times - Cuts to police guarding nuclear arsenal could be 'catastrophic' - Richard Ford
  • Bennington Banner - Vermont Yankee offers safety assurances as fuel move starts - Mike Faher
  • BelTA - Radiation background in Belarus unchanged after reports of smoke at Chernobyl NPP
  • NWTRB - NWTRB Public Meeting on High-level Radioactive Waste Glass Corrosion, Wednesday, June 21, 2017
  • NWTRB - Summer Board Meeting, Wednesday, June 21, 2017
  • DOE - Energy Department Invests Nearly $67 Million to Advanced Nuclear Technology
  • DOE - Department of Energy Advances $32 Million in Funding for Advanced Technologies
  • USGS - M 6.9 - 5km NNE of San Pablo, Guatemala
  • IAEA - Major IAEA Conference on Technical Cooperation Concludes - Laura Gil, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - IAEA organizes Sub-regional Workshop on Civil Liability for Nuclear Damage for Latin American Countries - Andrea Gioia, IAEA Office of Legal Affairs
  • Trend News Agency - Iran ups oil refinery, nuclear power – BP
  • NHK World - Head of A-bomb survivors' group in US dies at 90
  • Japan Times - Nagasaki wants to light up Peace Park, will consult with hibakusha
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Nuclear material accident points to JAEA's lax attitude over safety
  • Fin24 CapeTown - ANALYSIS: Eskom's revolving door, endless scandals cloud SA's energy future - Yolandi Groenewald
  • Fin24 CapeTown - SA tripped up by slow govt reform action - economist - Carin Smith
  • Press TV - Iran calls on US to fulfill commitments under nuclear deal
  • Press TV - Trump allows Mattis to raise Afghanistan troop level
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice Meetings: Human Studies Review Board FR Document: 2017-12345 Citation: 82 FR 27255 PDF Page 27255 (1 page) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Nondiscrimination in Federally Assisted Commission Programs FR Document: 2017-12333 Citation: 82 FR 27291 PDF Pages 27291-27292 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Atomic Safety and Licensing Boards: Florida Power and Light Co. FR Document: 2017-12358 Citation: 82 FR 27297 PDF Page 27297 (1 page) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Combined Licenses: Virginia Electric and Power Co; North Anna Unit 3 FR Document: 2017-12271 Citation: 82 FR 27296 PDF Pages 27296-27297 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Exemptions and Combined Licenses; Amendments: South Carolina Electric and Gas Co., South Carolina Public Service Authority, Virgil C. Summer Nuclear Station, Units 2 and 3; Boric Acid Storage Tank Changes FR Document: 2017-12337 Citation: 82 FR 27294 PDF Pages 27294-27295 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Exemptions and Combined Licenses; Amendments: Southern Nuclear Operating Co.Vogtle Electric Generating Plant, Units 3 and 4; Boric Acid Storage Tank Changes FR Document: 2017-12335 Citation: 82 FR 27292 PDF Pages 27292-27294 (3 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Exemptions: Entergy Nuclear Operations, Inc. Vermont Yankee Nuclear Power Station Independent; Spent Fuel Storage Installation FR Document: 2017-12270 Citation: 82 FR 27297 PDF Pages 27297-27300 (4 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on APR1400 FR Document: 2017-12268 Citation: 82 FR 27295 PDF Pages 27295-27296 (2 pages) Permalink
  • NANP - State of Nevada Motion for Leave to Intervene - File Stamped
  • NANP - DKT 10 Order granting opposed motion to intervene
  • NANP - DKT 15 Nevada's Response to Texas Motion for Dec. & Inj. and Countermotion
  • State of Nevada Office of the Governor - Nevada Files Motion to Dismiss Lawsuit that Threatens State's Ability to Fight Yucca Mountain - Governor Sandoval

    Tuesday, June 13, 2017

  • Sierra Wave - Yucca Mountain rears its nuclear head in Trump budget - Deb Murphy
  • E&E Daily - DOE scraps 'consent-based' wording from site in nod to Yucca - Hannah Northey
  • RTO Insider - Overheard at NECPUC 2017 Symposium - Michael Kuser
  • Cape Cod Broadcasting - Cape Downwinders To Present Gov. Baker With Nuclear Waste Referendum Results
  • Los Alamos Monitor - LANL to resume shipping waste in September--Group gets updates on cleanup site on DP Road, older waste barrels - Tris DeRoma
  • Oak Ridger - Making ethanol from CO2 at ORNL sparks considerable interest - Carolyn Krause
  • Tri-City Herald - French firm to build state's largest solar project north of Richland - Annette Cary
  • Bloomberg - Upheaval at South African Power Utility Could Mean More Trouble For Zuma - Paul Burkhardt and Michael Cohen
  • Bloomberg - These Five Charts Show the Seismic Shifts Happening in Global Energy - James Herron and Will Kennedy
  • Reuters - UPDATE 2-Crisis at South Africa's Eskom deepens as chairman resigns - Mfuneko Toyana and Tiisetso Motsoeneng
  • Reuters - Japan court denies injunction against Genkai nuclear plant - Osamu Tsukimori
  • Reuters - Radiation, risk and robots: Ripping out a reactor's heart - Christoph Steitz and Tom Käckenhoff
  • NRC - Atomic Safety and Licensing Board to Hold Oral Argument on Hearing Request for Seabrook License Amendment
  • NRC - Atomic Safety and Licensing Board to Hold Oral Argument on Hearing Request for Turkey Point New Reactors
  • World Nuclear News - Rolls-Royce elaborates on its SMR plans
  • World Nuclear News - IAEA fuel 'bank' on course
  • World Nuclear News - Court ruling clears path for restart of Genkai units
  • NHK World - Residents lose legal challenge on reactors
  • Asahi Shimbun - Former chief of Fukushima probe criticizes reactor restarts - Shinichi Sekine
  • Asahi Shimbun - Court rejects citizens' plea to delay restart of Genkai plant
  • Asahi Shimbun - Fukushima may get rice variant that absorbs less radiation - Shinichi Mishima
  • Japan Times - Court dismisses request to halt restart of Saga reactors
  • Japan Times - Radiation levels exceeding state-set limit found on grounds of five Chiba schools
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Team develops snake-like robot to help in disasters
  • Mainichi Daily News - Ibaraki nuclear facility where radioactive leak occurred was slack on safety
  • Mainichi Daily News - Court nixes request to halt restart of reactors in southwestern Japan
  • Jiji Press - Basic Policy Adopted to Decommission Monju N-Reactor
  • Jiji Press - Court Rejects Demand to Block Restart of Genkai N-Reactors
  • Jiji Press - Plutonium Not Detected in Workers for Accident-Hit Lab in Japan
  • Jiji Press - Japanese Team Develops Snake-Like Robot to Help in Disasters
  • Reuters - EU's Mogherini confident U.S. will stick to Iran nuclear deal - Gwladys Fouche
  • Reuters - Toshiba faces fresh lawsuit, plans provision for year ended March
  • New York Times - How Retiring Nuclear Power Plants May Undercut U.S. Climate Goals - Brad Plumer
  • Houston Chronicle - EIA warns more nuclear retirements coming - James Osborne
  • U.S. News & World Report - New Leadership Takes Over at Federal Nuclear Waste Dump
  • All Things Nuclear - Oyster Creek Reactor: Bad Nuclear Vibrations - Dave Lochbaum, Director, Nuclear Safety Project
  • Blackburn News - Amherstburg Needs Provincial Help To Deal with Nuke Disaster - Paul Pedrojune
  • Santa Maria Times - Letter: Nuke power, Praise and advice - William Gloege, Santa Maria
  • NASDAQ - France's EDF picks new head of UK unit overseeing nuclear project - Reuters
  • London Times - EDF chief who ran Hinkley nuclear project makes surprise exit - Emily Gosden, Energy Editor
  • The Guardian - EDF Energy's Vincent de Rivaz to step down after winning Hinkley battle - Adam Vaughan
  • Charlottesville Newsplex - Dominion Energy reacts to new license for third nuclear reactor - Bria White
  • Niagara This Week - Expert to speak on nuclear transporting - Luke Edwards
  • Deutsche Welle - France follows Germany in atomic shutdown
  • Syracuse Post Standard - Letter: Gov. Cuomo's $7.6B nuke bailout is better spent on renewables - Eric Wood, NYPIRG , New Paltz
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - San Onofre nuclear waste briefing to stay in Malibu - Rob Nikolewski
  • CBC Canada - Province not prepared for nuclear disaster in southern Ontario, say safety advocates
  • CTV Windsor - Groups raise alarm about lack of protection in event of nuclear disaster
  • International Business Times UK - Nuclear reactor in Belgium situated close to German border develops 72 new cracks - Agamoni Ghosh
  • Bayshore Broadcasting - Top Honours for Nuclear Communicator - Firstpost
  • FirstPost - India-US nuclear deal: All you need to know about the landmark agreement
  • WKMS Murrey State, KY - Gov. Bevin to Ceremonially Sign Nuclear Moratorium Lift in Paducah - Matt Markgraf
  • Gulf News - Federal Authority for Nuclear Regulation launches volunteering initiatives
  • Salt Lake Tribune - Editorial: Rules for White Mesa uranium mill are not confidence inspiring
  • Cornish Times - Nuclear advice for homes near dockyard
  • Arizona Republic - Palo Verde nuclear plant reactor still ran after backup exploded - Ryan Randazzo
  • BBC - Toshiba facing fresh demand for damages
  • Asahi Shimbun - Former chief of Fukushima probe criticizes reactor restarts - Shinichi Sekine
  • BelTA - Semashko: Belarus' economy will benefit from nuclear power plant project
  • Astana Times - LEU Bank in Kazakhstan in focus at Oslo nuclear security conference - Aigerim Seisembayeva
  • Daily Energy Insider - Senators express frustration over used fuel impasse at NRC budget hearing
  • News-Gazette, Champaign, IL - Clinton plant taken offline over equipment issue - Tom Kacich
  • WAMC Northeast Public Radio - Blair Horner: The Assembly Pushes Back Against The Governor's Nuke Bailout - Blair Horner
  • Peekskill-Cortlandt Patch - Indian Point Replacing O-Rings in Unit 3 - Lanning Taliaferro
  • Ca&ntilde;on City Daily Record - State, EPA counter Cotter Corp.'s pilot study - Kara Mason
  • Forbes - It's Time To Stop Worrying About Spent Fuel Pools. Skeptics Rely On Flawed, Opinionated Evaluation - Rod Adams
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Sen. Ken Yager drops TVA board bid - Jim Gaines
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Environmental Assessments; Availability, etc.: American Centrifuge Lead Cascade Facility in Piketon, OH FR Document: 2017-12139 Citation: 82 FR 27088 PDF Pages 27088-27089 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Amendment Applications: Department of Energy; Fort St. Vrain Independent Spent Fuel Storage Installation FR Document: 2017-12136 Citation: 82 FR 27084 PDF Pages 27084-27085 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Amendment Applications: Department of Energy; Idaho Spent Fuel Facility Independent Spent Fuel Storage Installation FR Document: 2017-12135 Citation: 82 FR 27086 PDF Pages 27086-27087 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Amendment Applications: Department of Energy; Three Mile Island 2 Independent Spent Fuel Storage Installation FR Document: 2017-12137 Citation: 82 FR 27087 PDF Pages 27087-27088 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2017-12245 Citation: 82 FR 27085 PDF Page 27085 (1 page) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Superseded or Outdated Generic Communications; Withdrawal FR Document: 2017-12138 Citation: 82 FR 27085 PDF Pages 27085-27086 (2 pages) Permalink

    Monday, June 12, 2017

  • Daily Energy Insider - Interim private storage could be best next step for nuclear waste, senator says
  • PR Newswire - Can Nuclear Waste Management Be Commercially Viable? - American Academy of Arts and Sciences
  • Balkan Insight - Serbian Lawsuits over NATO Bombing 'Likely to Fail' - Maja Zivanovic
  • Reuters - RPT-Trump officials to unveil plan to cut factory rules this week - David Lawder
  • Albuquerque Journal - Will production of nuclear 'pits' leave LANL? - Mark Oswald
  • Tri-City Herald - Awards honor Hanford mentor and small business protégé - Annette Cary
  • AP News - Toshiba to pay $3.68 billion for Westinghouse reactors in US - Yuri Kageyama
  • Reuters - Radiation, risk and robots: Ripping out a reactor's heart - Christoph Steitz and Tom Käckenhoff
  • Reuters - Iran says Trump administration will end up abiding by nuclear deal - Gwladys Fouche
  • Reuters - France to close some nuclear reactors, says ecology minister Hulot - Stephen Jewkes
  • Heritage Foundation Daily Signal - The Challenge of Modernizing Nuclear Weapons - Michaela Dodge
  • National Interest - 715 Nuclear Weapons Tests Made Russia an Atomic Superpower (But at a Massive Cost) - Kyle Mizokami
  • Central Virginian - Feds issue license for third reactor
  • Utility Dive - Dominion: Decision on a new North Anna nuke reactor years away - Peter Maloney
  • Forbes - Toshiba Backs Troubled Nuclear Project In Georgia - William Pentland
  • Barron's - Toshiba: Nuclear Nightmare Nearing an End - Isabella Zhong
  • E&E Daily - Vogtle project secures payments from Toshiba - Kristi E. Swartz
  • Southeast Energy News - Toshiba to pay billions for construction of Vogtle nuclear plant - Brye Steeves
  • Atlanta Journal Constitution - Georgia Power has a new deal with Plant Vogtle contractors - Russell Grantham
  • Savannah Morning News - Millions collected from schools, taxpayers for Vogtle construction - Thomas Gardiner
  • Aiken Standard - Editorial: Vogtle deal relieves some uncertainty - Michael Smith
  • Financial Times - Toshiba jumps 8% after deal to cap US reactor liability - Peter Wells
  • Deutsche Welle - New cracks found in Tihange 2 Belgian nuclear power plant
  • WJBD Salem, IL - Clinton Nuclear Reactor Running a Year After Closing Threat--Plant Saved As Result of $235-Million in Ratepayer Subsidies
  • Cornwall Live - People in Plymouth have been warned about a nuclear emergency at Devonport Dockyard - G_Bartlett
  • Deutsche Welle - Japan's nuclear mishap underlines industry malaise
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - New tests don't detect plutonium in lungs
  • Wall Street Journal - video: How Are Nuclear Plants Decommissioned?
  • Scranton Times-Tribune - No subsidies for nuclear power - John Interval
  • China Post - Cabinet reaffirms goal of phasing out nuclear power by 2025
  • Focus Taiwan - Reactor at 3rd nuclear power plant approved to resume operations
  • Bloomberg BNA - 'Failing Firm' Viability Under Scrutiny in Nuclear Waste Antitrust Case - Liz Crampton
  • Toledo Blade - Nuke plants' bailout stalled in legislature - Associated Press
  • Kallanish Energy - Gas-fired power plant developer fighting nuclear, coal 'bailout'
  • Interfax-Ukraine - Energy ministry discusses construction of spent nuclear fuel storage facility with Merril Lynch, OPIC
  • KHL Construction News - Fluor JV wins US$1.5 billion nuclear contract - Mike Hayes
  • PennEnergy - Nuke plant to shut down to replace leaky water seals - Associated Press
  • Press TV - IAEA verifies Iran's committed to nuclear agreement
  • Press TV - 6.2 magnitude quake shakes western Turkey, Greek island
  • Hans India - Indo-Japanese Nuclear-deal
  • Asahi Shimbun - 3 million people sign hibakusha drive for treaty to ban nukes - Gen Okamoto
  • MENAFN - Egypt- Dabaa nuclear plant contracts on Al-Sisi's desk next week Join our daily free Newsletter
  • Aberdeen Press and Journal - Call for Dounreay clean-up to leave economic legacy for the Highlands - Calum Ross
  • AzerNews - Azerbaijan, IAEA to discuss delivery of isotopes - Sara Israfilbayova
  • Morning Consult - OpEd: Does Nuclear Energy Have a Future in the United States? - Brian Isom and William F. Shughart II
  • Steubenville Herald-Star - Bailout of Ohio nuclear plants stalls - Associated Press
  • Bellona - Fresh radiation alarm at US Cold War legacy site forces workers to take cover - Charles Digges
  • BelTA - Belarus hails IAEA's continued focus on safe nuclear energy development
  • Platts - French energy transition on track as Macron cements power base in parliament
  • Brattleboro Reformer - Letter: Rubblization is a common procedure - Howard Shaffer, Enfield, NH
  • Saudi Gazette - IAEA commends Russia's role in peaceful nuke apps
  • Elmira Star-Gazette, NY - Letters: Cuomo's energy projects commendable, but puzzling - Eric Wood, NYPIRG Environmental Campaign Organizer
  • Vermont Journalism Trust - Brad Ferland: NDCAP conducted an extraordinary meeting - Brad Ferland, president of the Vermont Energy Partnership
  • Hawaii Herald - Honolulu Hiroshima Members Greet 2017
  • DOE - DOE Announces $28 Million for Advanced Energy Systems
  • USGS - M 6.3 - 4km S of Plomarion, Greece
  • IAEA - IAEA Director General's Introductory Statement to the Board of Governors
  • World Nuclear News - Hitachi stresses joint responsibility of UK project
  • World Nuclear News - Vogtle agreement caps Toshiba obligation
  • World Nuclear News - Finnish EPR starts key pre-operational tests
  • World Nuclear News - Planning begins for Swedish encapsulation plant
  • Trend News Agency - Iran's Arak heavy water reactor renamed - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • NHK World - Plutonium not found in workers' lungs
  • NHK World - Rice symbolizing recovery from 2011 quake planted
  • Japan Times - Japanese team develops snake-like robot to help in disasters
  • BelTA - Belarus submits IAEA's SEED mission report to European Commission
  • TEPCO - Situation of storing and treatment of accumulated water including highly concentrated radioactive materials at Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station (305th Release)
  • JAIF - Recent White Paper Shows Recovery of Fukushima Fisheries Progressing Smoothly
  • JAIF - Fukui Governor Accepts Monju Decommissioning: Spent Nuclear Fuel to Leave Prefecture
  • JAIF - Scientists' Feeling of Happiness, Relative to People's Image of Fukushima
  • JAIF - White Paper on Energy Policy for FY16: Decommissioning of Fukushima Daiichi Proceeding Steadily
  • New York Times - Mr. Trump Goes After the Inspectors - Editorial Board

    Sunday, June 11, 2017

  • New London Day - Movie star submarine retires - Julia Bergman
  • Cullman Times, AL - Lawsuit filed against General Dynamics for beryllium exposure - Tiffeny Owens
  • Cape Cod Times - Letter: Consider the source of regulatory criticism - Derek Stolp, Sandwich
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - Dedicated employees, community ensured WIPP's reopening - Phil Breidenbach, Head of Nuclear Waste Partnership, Departing Project Manager
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Oak Ridge's Secret City Festival: Changes get mixed reaction - Wayne Bledsoe
  • Tri-City Herald - Resource fair set for ill Hanford workers, survivors - Annette Cary
  • Tri-City Herald - Our Voice: Budget cuts to PNNL would set us back - Herald Editorial
  • Bloomberg - U.S. Environment Chief Exits G-7 Italy Climate Talks Early - Jess Shankleman and Chiara Albanese
  • Pittsburgh Tribune-Review - Amount of nuclear waste in Parks Township could remain unknown until 2031 - Mary Ann Thomas
  • Columbus Dispatch - Former Piketon uranium workers find advocate in Cold War Patriots group - Megan Henry
  • Charleston Post and Courier - With $8.6 billion spent, fate of nuclear reactors still unknown - Andrew Brown
  • Los Angeles Times - Feds seek 20-year extension to store nuclear waste from Three Mile Island at Idaho site - Associated Press
  • Korea Times - Decommissioning awaits Kori nuke plant - Kim Se-jeong
  • Korea Herald - Energy industry in wait-and-see mode upon Moon's anti-nuclear policy - Shim Woo-hyun
  • Korea Herald - S. Korea's energy industry at crossroads - Kim Da-sol
  • RT - Dozens of new cracks discovered at Belgian nuclear reactors
  • NBC2 Fort Meyers, FL - Toshiba rescues half-built Georgia nuclear plant - Jackie Wattles
  • WHEC News10NBC Rochester - Westchester County nuclear power plant to shut down to replace leaky water seals
  • LaSalle News Tribune - La Salle Station nuclear power plant back at full power - LaSalle News Tribune
  • Daily News Egypt - Dabaa nuclear plant contracts on Al-Sisi's desk next week - Mohamed Farag
  • CleanTechnica - Study: US NRC Relied On Faulty Analysis To Justify Refusal To Adopt Catastrophic Nuclear-Waste Fire Safety Measures - James Ayre
  • Pike County News Watchman - Nuclear Care Partners host open house
  • Trend News Agency - Iran says US Senate bill contradicts nuclear deal - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • PR Newswire - Susquehanna's Unit 1 Returned to Service - Susquehanna Nuclear LLC
  • HNN Huntingtonnews - The Portsmouth Diffusion Story from Pubic Domain Black and White Footage
  • Bangladesh News24 - Atomic Power Commission bill in Parliament
  • Bangladesh Daily Star - Atomic Energy Commission bill placed in parliament - UNB, Sangsad Bhaban
  • Bangladesh Daily Star - 9 new power plants to go into operation by 2017: Nasrul
  • West Lebanon Valley News, NH - President Trump's Surprisingly Good Idea - Bill Nichols

    Saturday, June 10, 2017

  • KNPR Las Vegas - North Las Vegas Mayor Calls For Yucca Mtn. Transportation Study
  • Sputnik News - Serbia's Idea to Sue NATO for 1999 Bombings 'Viable' - Lawyer
  • New London Day - Letter: Nuclear fuel chain produces much carbon - Robert Methot, Norwich
  • Eastern Maumee Bay Press, OH - Walbridge council wary of proposed waste disposal - Larry Limpf
  • Sentinel-Tribune, Bowling Green, OH - Walbridge council: Army Corps should dispose of waste more safely - Debbie Rogers
  • Forbes blog - Regulate This: Worker Safety In Trump's America - Andy Knauer
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Maggiore: Safety and Security Don't Come Cheap - Maire O'Neill
  • Tri-City Herald - Hanford workers who took cover offered radiation testing - Annette Cary
  • Tri-City Herald - Another delay requested for Hanford chemical vapors trial - Annette Cary
  • Reuters - Toshiba to pay $3.7 billion to keep building U.S. reactors - Naomi Tajitsu
  • Reuters - BRIEF-Georgia Power enters into new agreements with Toshiba and Westinghouse
  • Reuters - France's Macron seen launching privatization drive with airports - Matthieu Protard and Gilles Guillaume
  • Asahi Shimbun - JAEA, citing new test, says no plutonium in lungs of worker
  • UK Independent - Japanese nuclear workers open 'broken' bag of plutonium exposing themselves to devastating levels of radiation - Narjas Zatat
  • CleanTechnica - No, Virginia, There Is No Nuclear Santa Claus - Michael Barnard
  • Salt Lake Tribune - Neighbors of rural Utah uranium mill call state regulators 'heartless' - Emma Penrod
  • Wall Street Journal - Toshiba to Cough Up $3.68 Billion to Finish Troubled U.S. Nuclear Plant - Russell Gold
  • U.S. News & World Report - Extension Sought for Storing Three Mile Island Debris - Keith Ridler, Associated Press
  • Daily Beast - Flynn Planned to Build Nuclear Plants in the Middle East
  • Plymouth Herald - Don't panic if you get a new warning about a nuclear emergency in the dockyard - WMNAGreenwood
  • Mainichi Daily News - Workers at nuclear facility confined in contaminated room for 3 hours
  • Lower Hudson Journal - Highlights from experts at Indian Point forum - Thomas C. Zambito
  • The Hankyoreh - Shutdown of Kori reactor 1 could herald new approach to nuclear energy - Kim Sung-hwan
  • NBC10 Philadelphia - Nuclear Reactor Has Unexpected Shutdown
  • Utilities-ME - UAE and Korea to share APR1400 operating experience
  • PennEnergy - Susquehanna Nuclear Unit 1 automatically shut down
  • Asahi Shimbun - VOX POPULI: To all intents and purposes, nuclear burden with us forever
  • Durham Region - Durham wants more time to comment on nuclear response plan - Keith Gilligan
  • Newburyport Daily News - NRC reports on Seabrook Station nuke plant - Angeljean Chiaramida
  • Kyiv Post - Likhachev: Annual commissioning of 20 GW of nuclear capacities is needed for environmental stability - Interfax-Ukraine
  • Mainichi Daily News - Nearly 3 million signatures for nuclear abolition to be submitted to U.N.
  • Dong-A Ilbo - Korea's first nuclear plant suspended after 40 years of operation - Gun-Huk Lee
  • Skagit Valley Herald - Extension sought for storing Three Mile Island debris - Keith Ridler, Associated Press
  • Deccan Herald - Kalpakkam radiation level is under permissible limit claims DAE - Sathyanarayana, Chennai
  • Kingston Daily Freeman - Decommissioning Indian Point: Experts look for solutions that aren't worse than the problem
  • Buffalo News - Great Lakes delegates to Tillerson: oppose Canadian N-waste burial plan - T.J. Pignataro
  • Bedfordshire On Sunday - ?Plans to reinstate monument to Bedfordshire's nuclear protest
  • Peekskill-Cortlandt Patch - Leaky Water Seals: Indian Point 3 To Begin Maintenance Shutdown Sunday - Lanning Taliaferro
  • York Daily Record - What's the link between Chernobyl and TMI studies? - Brandie Kessler
  • Houston Chronicle - A mightier wind is blowing through Texas--Sector's share of power generation has risen each year for a decade - Ryan Maye Handy
  • Cortlandt Daily Voice - Indian Point Plans Shutdown Of Unit 3 - Sam Barron
  • Pembroke Daily Observer - Concerned about CNL's new project - Stephen Uhler
  • Japan Today - Contractor overcharges for Fukushima decontamination workers' lodging
  • Fairewinds Energy Education - A predictable nuclear accident at Hanford
  • Beyond Nuclear - Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters call operations at Pickering nuclear "persistently abysmal"
  • Beyond Nuclear - Compensation for uranium miners should include all who suffered
  • Beyond Nuclear - TMI Alert Press Release - planned closure of Three Mile Island
  • Atomic Insights - Lightbridge Gaining Momentum In Drive to Commercialize Fuel - Rod Adams
  • Atomic Insights - Atomic Insights is hosting a summer sleepover camp - Rod Adams
  • Atomic Insights - South Korea's President-Elect Pledges 'Nuclear Zero' by 2060. Actions Have Already Begun - Rod Adams
  • Trend News Agency - Sanctions on Iranian missile programs unlikely to work – expert - Leman Zeynalova
  • Trend News Agency - Azerbaijan to mull delivery of isotopes with IAEA
  • NHK World - Burst nuclear container scattered contaminants
  • POGO - Trump's Ethics Pledge Is Paper-Thin - : Daniel Van Schooten, Laura Peterson
  • POGO - More Trump Appointees Get Waived Past Ethics Pledge
  • POGO - Considerations for Working with Whistleblowers in a Technological Age - Danielle Brian
  • POGO - The US Military's Iran Connection? - Adam Zagorin
  • Courthouse News Service - Radioactive Waste Still Flooding Columbia River, EPA Says - Karina Brown
  • Australian Conservation Foundation - Huge nuclear free win – we stopped the global dump - Dave Sweeney
  • CSIS - PacNet #44 - Nuclear waste disposal and fuel leasing: A nonproliferation opportunity - Aiko Shimizu, Thom Dixon, Miha Hribernik
  • Michigan Peninsula - Michigan legislative battle against Canadian Nuclear Waste Repository expands with letter to Secretary of State - Peninsula Reports
  • Tbilisi Financial, Georgia - Start of hot trial at Lithuania's Ignalina Nuclear Power Plant

    Friday, June 09, 2017

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - RTC to examine travel routes for nuclear waste headed to Yucca Mountain - Art Marroquin
  • Utility Dive - NRC head asks Congress for $30M to restart Yucca Mountain review - Peter Maloney
  • Sputnik News - Serbia to Sue NATO Over Damage Caused by 1999 Bombing of Yugoslavia
  • NRC - Documents for Comment
  • NRC - Spent Fuel Storage Regulations, Guidance, and Communications
  • The Oregonian - Hanford alert lifted after radiation detected; no injuries reported - Associated Press
  • Bloomberg - India's Answer to Trump on Climate Is Nuclear Power - Bruce Einhorn, Rajesh Kumar Singh, Stephen Stapczynski, and Iain Marlow
  • Bloomberg - Nuclear Subsidies Slow to Catch on as Opposition Steps Up - Jim Polson
  • Bloomberg - India Power Plants Stranded as 50 Million Homes Left in the Dark - Anindya Upadhyay
  • Reuters - Japan minister denies government considering new nuclear plants - Ami Miyazaki
  • Reuters - Niigata governor's plans may upend TEPCO's nuclear restarts, restructuring - Kentaro Hamada and Osamu Tsukimori
  • Reuters - South Korea's nuclear operator urges careful approach on energy policy - Jane Chung
  • Reuters - Japan minister denies government considering new nuclear plants - Ami Miyazaki
  • Reuters - India's plan to develop key Iranian port faces U.S. headwinds - Nidhi Verma and Sanjeev Miglani
  • Newsweek - Michael Flynn, Russia and a Grand Scheme to Build Nuclear Power Plants in Saudi Arabia and the Arab World - Jeff Stein
  • Japan Times - Nuclear workers were quarantined in plutonium-tainted room for three hours after accident: JAEA
  • Asahi Shimbun - 5 nuclear center workers stayed in contaminated room for 3 hours
  • Mainichi Daily News - NRA had ordered nuclear research center to clean up act months before accident
  • Mainichi Daily News - Editorial: Radiation exposure accident a result of JAEA's sloppy safety management
  • Allentown Morning Call - Talen investigating automatic shutdown of Unit 1 at Susquehanna nuke plant - Jon Harris
  • PR Newswire - Susquehanna Nuclear Unit 1 Automatically Shut Down - Susquehanna Nuclear LLC
  • The Ecologist UK - The Nuclear Industry Is In Financial Meltdown - Ian Fairlie
  • Reuters - Japan minister denies government considering new nuclear plants - Ami Miyazaki
  • Washington Post - The Latest: Contractor: Radiation too low to hurt health - Associated Press
  • Allentown Morning Call - Letter: Subsidizing nuke plants makes economic sense - Ken Knoll, North Whitehall Township
  • Utility Dive - National nuclear, gas interests target Ohio plant subsidy debate - Peter Maloney
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Hitachi scrambles to divest UK nuclear risks after Toshiba fiasco
  • Energy Collective - The Woman Who Is Building a Nuclear Power Plant - Karel Beckman
  • Power Engineering - NRC Seeks Review of Nuclear Waste Storage at Yucca Mountain
  • POWERmag - Rolls-Royce to supply Hanhikivi 1 nuclear power plant's main automation
  • Asahi Shimbun - Nuclear reactor workers to receive a robotic helping hand - Tomoyuki Izawa
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea decides to close aged nuclear power plant
  • Korea Herald - Korea to shut down oldest nuclear reactor
  • Portsmouth Herald News - Public argues against nuke plant's relicensing - Max Sullivan
  • Michigan Peninsula News - Michigan legislative battle against Canadian Nuclear Waste Repository expands with letter to Secretary of State - Peninsula Reports
  • Corvallis Gazette Times - Extension sought for Idaho storing nuclear meltdown debris - Keith Ridler
  • Riverdale Press, Bronx, NY - Nuclear plant change must protect air - Frank Fraley, president of SHARE-New York
  • Durham Region - Enviro groups concerned about nuclear safety plan in Durham - Keith Gilligan
  • PR Newswire - API: Nuclear bailouts would harm Ohio consumers - American Petroleum Institute
  • UT Tennessee Today - Wood Named Fellow by American Nuclear Society, Coble Honored - David Goddard
  • Financial Express Bangladesh - Russia to take back 45 tonnes of spent fuel every year - M Azizur Rahman
  • Salt Lake Tribune - Utah claims Bears Ears monument will kill uranium industry - Brian Maffly
  • Centre Daily Times - Letter: Nuclear power should get more funding - Edward H. Klevans, State College
  • East Anglian Daily Times - Baroness Jenny Jones slams 'disastrous' nuclear proposals at Woodbridge conference 'Suffolk: Sizewell and the Environment' - Andrew Hirst
  • Midwest Energy News - Plan to subsidize Ohio nuclear plants appears to be stalled - Ken Paulman
  • World Nuclear News - Lithuania starts hot tests at solid waste facility
  • World Nuclear News - Final shutdown approaches for Korea's oldest reactor
  • World Nuclear News - Areva-EWN to dismantle Brunsbüttel internals
  • China.org Beijing - Chinese researchers achieve breakthrough in nuclear energy
  • SeeNews Southeast Europe - Bulgaria's NPP Kozloduy reconnects Unit 5 to grid after planned maintenance - See more at: SeeNews Southeast Europe
  • Miami Herald - Dominion exec: No decision soon on 3rd North Anna reactor
  • KCBX San Luis Obispo, CA - Safety a concern if top employees leave Diablo Canyon before full closure - Bree Zender
  • Aiken Standard - Editorial: Future looks bright for solar in South Carolina
  • Bloomberg - China's Clean Energy Ambition Floats on Abandoned Coal Mine
  • IPS - Crisis in the Gulf: Escalation or negotiation? - James M. Dorsey
  • All Things Nuclear - Increase in Cancer Risk for Japanese Workers Accidentally Exposed to Plutonium - Ed Lyman, senior scientist
  • All Things Nuclear - Palo Verde: Running Without a Backup Power Supply - Dave Lochbaum, director, Nuclear Safety Project
  • All Things Nuclear - The Ugly: Post #3 on the NNSA's FY2018 Budget Request - Stephen Young, Washington representative and senior analyst
  • DOE - Statement by Rick Perry, U.S. Secretary of Energy, on LNG Shipments to the Netherlands & Poland
  • DOE - DOE Announces $6.9 Million for Research on Rare Earth Elements from Coal and Coal Byproducts
  • DOE - Energy Department Announces $15.8 Million Investment for Innovation in Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Technologies
  • IAEA - Director General's Statement at High-level Dialogue on Nuclear Security
  • IAEA - New IAEA Project Looks at Portable Detection Equipment to Help Prevent Food Fraud
  • IAEA - Canada Joins the Convention on Supplementary Compensation for Nuclear Damage - Douglas Pivnichny, IAEA Office of Legal Affairs
  • Trend News Agency - Iran accuses US of supporting terrorism - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • Australia National Radioactive Waste Management Facility - Minister visits Hawker and Kimba
  • NHK World - Research facility releases accident site photo
  • NHK World - Hiroshima updates list of atomic bomb victims
  • NHK World - Workers stayed in contaminated room for 3 hours
  • NHK World - Worker's radiation exposure estimated
  • Asahi Shimbun - Governor's plans may slow TEPCO nuclear restarts, restructuring
  • Japan Times - Contractor overcharging Iwaki, Tamura for decontamination workers' lodging expenses in Fukushima
  • Japan Times - Declassified papers reveal U.S. held debate on Japan's nuclear ambitions in 1970s - Eric Johnston
  • Mainichi Daily News - US bucks trend amid increases for clean energy research
  • Fin24 CapeTown - #GuptaLeaks: How Eskom was captured - amaBhungane and Scorpio
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: International Energy Agency FR Document: 2017-11997 Citation: 82 FR 26789 PDF Pages 26789-26790 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Weekly Receipts FR Document: 2017-12016 Citation: 82 FR 26791 PDF Page 26791 (1 page) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Renewals: Three Mile Island Unit 2 Independent Spent Fuel Storage Installation FR Document: 2017-12022 Citation: 82 FR 26815 PDF Pages 26815-26817 (3 pages) Permalink
  • Politico - NRC nominee agrees to suspend consulting work if confirmed<br> - Darius Dixon
  • New York Times - Finland Works, Quietly, to Bury Its Nuclear Reactor Waste - Henry Fountain

    Thursday, June 08, 2017

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Nuclear agency seeks $30M for Yucca Mountain licensing review - Gary Martin
  • KNPR Las Vegas - Nye County Increases Budget For Yucca Mtn. Related Activities
  • KSNV News3LV Las Vegas - Congresswoman Jacky Rosen weighs in on Russia investigation, Paris climate accord - Jami Seymore
  • NTI - Ernest Moniz Awarded Jubilee Medal by Kazakhstan Ambassador Kazykhanov
  • POWERmag - Dominion to Reassess Plans for Millstone's Continued Operation after Connecticut Nuclear Support Bill Thwarted - Sonal Patel
  • B92 Belgrade - NATO member-states to be sued for 1999 attack on Serbia - Nato Serbia
  • Tri-City Herald - 350 workers ordered to take cover at Hanford after radiation alarm - Annette Cary
  • KING5 Seattle - Hanford workers take cover after alarm in demolition area - Bryce Newberry
  • Denver Post - More than 5,000 claims in $375 million Rocky Flats settlement "appear to be valid" - John Aguilar
  • Reuters - Japan's Tepco, Chubu eye $910 million cost cut from merging fossil businesses - Osamu Tsukimori
  • Reuters - Connecticut Senate passes bill allowing purchase of nuclear power - Scott DiSavino
  • The Guardian - Japan nuclear workers inhale plutonium after bag breaks - Associated Press
  • Japan Times - Ibaraki plutonium exposures baffle Japanese nuclear experts
  • Asahi Shimbun - Oarai plutonium accident the latest blunder for JAEA
  • Mainichi Daily News - 4 workers suffer internal radiation exposure to plutonium
  • Japan Times - Past cases of radiation exposure at nuclear facilities in japan
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Irradiation of workers exposes lax oversight at Japan's nuclear labs
  • Asahi Shimbun - EDITORIAL: Radiation exposure reveals lax safety at nuclear agency
  • Mainichi Daily News - Ibaraki nuclear research facility under scrutiny after accident; gas suspected in rupture
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - JAEA nuclear containers likely not checked for 26 yrs
  • Japan News - Radiation accident shows lax controls - Takako Sasamoto
  • The Independent - Solar, wind and nuclear power each provide more electricity than gas and coal combined for first time - Ian Johnston
  • Daily Telegraph - New hostel opens in the most radioactive place on the planet - Hugh Morris
  • Utility Dive - Connecticut House fails to pass Millstone nuke support bill - Gavin Bade
  • Hartford Courant - Millstone Loses Market Access Battle, Raises Possible Closing Again - Stephen Singer
  • New London Patch - New London Senator Leads Passage of Bill To Preserve Millstone's Presence in Connecticut - RJ Scofield
  • FOX News - Panel poses questions on plutonium risks at Los Alamos lab - Susan Montoya Bryan
  • Salt Lake Tribune - After operating with an expired license for a decade, White Mesa uranium mill may get new permits - Emma Penrod
  • E&E Daily - Southern's path to 'first' new reactor filled with pitfalls - Kristi E. Swartz
  • IAEA - Canada Joins the Convention on Supplementary Compensation for Nuclear Damage - Douglas Pivnichny, IAEA Office of Legal Affairs
  • IAEA - World Oceans Day: Protecting Our Oceans, Our Future with Nuclear Science - Nicole Jawerth, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - IAEA Promoting Science for Development at Europe's Leading Development Forum - John Brittain, Department of Nuclear Sciences and Applications; Bettina Benzinger, Department of Nuclear Sciences and Applications
  • IAEA - How Do Ocean Pollutants Make Their Way Into Our Seafood? Scientists Look For Answers with Nuclear Technology - Nicole Jawerth, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • World Nuclear News - Kansai prepares Mihama 3 for 60 years of operation
  • Reuters - Germany to repay nuclear tax to utilities in coming weeks - Markus Wacket
  • KNDO/KNDO Yakima/Kennewick - Employees at Plutonium Finishing Plant told to take cover
  • Kyiv Post - Poroshenko tasks energy minister to reduce share of nuclear fuel purchases from Russia
  • Peekskill-Cortlandt Patch - Thorny Nuclear Plant Decommissioning Issues: Experts at Forum Friday - Lanning Taliaferro
  • ABC.au - South Australia's nuclear dump proposal abandoned
  • Michigan Radio - Dear Rex Tillerson, please help stop nuclear waste storage near Lake Huron - Tracy Samilton
  • Asia Times - India seeks a place at the other nuclear table - Sabena Siddiqui
  • Portsmouth Herald News - Public argues against Seabrook nuke plant's relicensing - Max Sullivan
  • Pittsburgh Business Times - Nuclear's uncertain future - Jennifer Beahm
  • Jersey Evening Post - Flamanville nuclear reactor 'to be given go-ahead'
  • Fredericksburg Free Lance-Star - Dominion Energy undecided on plans for third reactor at Lake Anna - Amanda Vicinanzo
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Japan's nuclear export strategy struggles despite India deal
  • Ipswich Star - Bid to ensure Suffolk businesses reap benefits of Sizewell C multi-million pound investment - Richard Cornwell
  • Iranian Financial Tribune - China Urges True Adherence to Nuclear Deal
  • IBTimes - Fukushima Nuclear Radiation Causing More Cases Of Thyroid Cancer - Juliana Rose Pignataro
  • Le Monde - Des ouvriers japonais du nucléaire exposés au plutonium-239 - Philippe Mesmer
  • Middletown Press and Journal, PA - Rallying for TMI: Officials come from across region, form clean jobs coalition - Dan Miller
  • Rockland County Times - Letter: NYPIRG Activist sees Contradiction in New York'S Energy Investment - Eric Wood, NYPIRG, Environmental Campaign Organizer
  • Utility Dive - Georgia Power, Westinghouse again extend deadline for Vogtle agreement - Peter Maloney
  • Reuters - Dominion weighs future of Connecticut Millstone nuclear power plant - Scott DiSavino
  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - Three Mile Island's invisible threat - Matt Moret
  • Southern Utah News - Downwinders of Utah Archive
  • Middletown Press and Journal, PA - Union worries about loss of quality jobs; more workers live in Lancaster County than in Dauphin - Dan Miller
  • NY Newsday - Radium find spurs plan to test on Bethpage High School grounds - Emily C. Dooley
  • Greenfield Recorder - Nuke protest movies coming to Wendell
  • Cape Cod Times - Pilgrim advisory group wants ground rules set - Christine Legere
  • PINA - FSM and Marshall Islands push for resolution on nuclear contamination and World War 2 wrecks - Makereta Komai
  • Burnham-On-Sea - Hinkley Pont C strike action threat averted as pay deal is reached
  • Buffalo News - Another Voice: We need to transition to a clean energy future - Rahwa Ghirmatzion, deputy director of PUSH Buffalo
  • Law360 - Power Cos. Lose Fee Recovery Bid In Spent Nuke Fuel Case - Natalie Olivo
  • NWTRB - Agenda - Summer Board Meeting - June 21, 2017
  • USGS - M 4.9 - 16km SSE of Asahi, Japan
  • BBC - Court rules that Germany's nuclear tax is illegal
  • NHK World - Nuclear material container unchecked for 26 years
  • NHK World - Worker's radiation exposure estimated
  • NHK World - Workers exposed to radiation at facility
  • NHK World - Expert points at possible complications
  • Asahi Shimbun - Lawmakers vote to export nuclear technology to New Delhi - Kayoko Geji
  • Japan Times - Fate of Toshiba hangs in the balance as TSE delisting threat looms - Kazuaki Nagata
  • BelTA - Belarusian NPP on agenda of Espoo Convention meeting in Minsk
  • BelTA - Belarus to participate in IAEA Board of Governors session in Vienna on 12 June
  • BelTA - Belarus set to complete electrification of main traffic-heavy rail links by 2030
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Opposition MPs reject budget for 'delinquent' Energy Dept - Liesl Peyper
  • Japan News - 22,000 bqs of plutonium detected in JAEA staff
  • World Nuclear News - Korea, UAE to share APR1400 operating experience
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Orders: Toby Lashley FR Document: 2017-11925 Citation: 82 FR 26716 PDF Pages 26716-26719 (4 pages) Permalink
  • Tennessee Valley Authority - Proposed Rule Procedures for Implementing the National Environmental Policy Act FR Document: 2017-11784 Citation: 82 FR 26620 PDF Pages 26620-26632 (13 pages) Permalink

    Wednesday, June 07, 2017

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Heller issues warning to Trump administration over Yucca Mountain - Gary Martin
  • California Capital and Main - Who'll Take San Onofre's Nuclear Trash? - Rev. Jim Conn
  • Yakima Herald-Republic - Russell Jim honored for lifetime of work on nuclear waste - Phil Ferolito
  • E&E Daily - Senate panel approves Trump picks for DOE, FERC - Hannah Northey and Geof Koss
  • New York Times - Lobbyists, Industry Lawyers Were Granted Ethics Waivers to Work in Trump Administration - Eric Lipton and Danielle Ivory
  • National Law Review - Non Govermental Organizations Request Hearing on FDA's Denial of Their Perchlorate Food Additive Petition - Keller and Heckman LLP
  • St. George Daily Spectrum - Marriott Library to collect downwinders' stories in Southern Utah
  • Longmont Times-Call - Ex-Rocky Flats workers invited to Longmont town halls about filing health claims - Karen Antonacci
  • WorkCompCentral - OIG Auditors Reviewing Claims Process for Hanford Workers
  • AP News - 5 workers exposed to radiation at Japan nuclear lab - Mari Yamaguchi
  • Bloomberg - Trump Administration Waived Ethics Rules for 10 Appointees - Bill Allison
  • Bloomberg - Merkel Nuclear-Tax Blunder Returns to Haunt Her in Election Year - Rainer Buergin and Brian Parkin
  • Bloomberg - Five Workers Exposed to Radiation At Japan Nuclear Laboratory
  • Bloomberg - Dark Clouds Hang Over Nuclear Town Torpedoed by Green Energy - Jesper Starn
  • Reuters - UPDATE 2-French regulator set to clear safety of EDF's Flamanville reactor vessel-report - Geert De Clercq
  • Reuters - Budget targets not affected by German nuclear tax ruling - Merkel - Thomas Escritt
  • Reuters - German minister says court's nuclear tax ruling is very irritating - Markus Wacket
  • Reuters - Five workers exposed to radioactive material at Japan nuclear research facility - Osamu Tsukimori and Elaine Lies
  • Reuters - French regulator set to clear safety of EDF's Flamanville reactor vessel -report - Geert de Clercq
  • Reuters - German utilities set for multi-billion euro windfall after nuclear tax ruling - Christoph Steitz
  • Public Citizen - More Waivers for Lobbyists Released, Raising Questions - Statement of Robert Weissman, President, Public Citizen
  • NRC - NRC To Hold Public Meeting on Diablo Canyon Nuclear Power Plant
  • Asahi Shimbun - Plutonium found in lungs of 5 workers after Ibaraki accident
  • Mainichi Daily News - High level of radiation found in lungs of nuclear facility worker
  • RT - 'No one has inhaled this much plutonium': 5 staff exposed to radiation in Japan lab accident
  • Xinhua News - Japanese worker exposed to maximum levels of radioactivity at nuclear facility near Tokyo
  • Nippon Communications Foundation - Five Exposed to Radiation at Nuclear Research Facility in Japan
  • Nippon Communications Foundation - Effects of the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Disaster
  • BBC - Court rules that Germany's nuclear tax is illegal
  • Financial Times - Germany's highest court rules nuclear fuel tax unconstitutional - Guy Chazan
  • Deutsche Welle - Germany's top court rules nuclear fuel tax illegal
  • Reuters - German government to pay utilities around 6.3 billion euros after court ruling - Markus Wacket
  • U.S. News & World Report - Public Hearing to Focus on Los Alamos Lab's Plutonium Work
  • Washington Free Beacon - Nuclear Defense Experts Urge Revitalization of U.S. Ballistic Missile Programs - Nic Rowan
  • Deutsche Welle - Activists protest first Belgian-German nuclear meeting
  • The Guardian - Greens would ditch Hinkley Point C – an expert view on the manifestos - Damian Carrington
  • Japan Times - Five workers exposed to radioactive materials at Ibaraki nuclear facility
  • InDaily Adelaide - "There's no foreseeable opportunity for this": Jay declares nuke dump "dead" - Tom Richardson
  • News Corp Australia - Nuclear dump idea dead in SA - Australian Associated Press
  • WRVO Public Media Oswego - Nuclear technician program pushing forward again - Ellen Abbott
  • Atlanta Journal Constitution - On hold: PSC commissioner's plan to nuke Vogtle surcharge on customers' bills - Russell Grantham
  • WABE Atlanta - Ga. PSC Delays Nuclear Vote, Asks Attorney General To Step In - Molly Samuel
  • Southeast Energy News - Bill that creates 'fundamental shift' in North Carolina solar policy moves forward - Brye Steeves
  • Detroit Free Press - Nuclear waste storage near Lake Huron? Congress pushes back - Todd Spangler
  • Detroit News - Lawmakers ask State to fight nuclear disposal plan - Melissa Nann Burke
  • The Hindu - Nuclear power: Expensive, hazardous and inequitable - M.V. Ramana, Suvrat Raju
  • WSAV Savannah - Public Service Commissioner: Stop the nuclear fee for Plant Vogtle - JoAnn Merrigan
  • GlobalNews - Former N.B. premier says government should 'assess' possibility of 2nd nuclear reactor at Point Lepreau - Andrew Cromwell
  • Independent Barents Observer - Andreeva Bay cleanup: Activist in exile says Norway's nuclear waste support is irresponsible - Thomas Nilsen
  • Asahi Shimbun - KEPCO brings its Takahama No. 3 reactor back online in Fukui - Tetsuya Kasai
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Hearing today in Santa Fe on Los Alamos plutonium facility - WLTX 19 Columbia
  • WLTX Columbia, SC - Once Confidential Contract Shows SCANA's Nuclear Cost Overruns - Chuck Ringwalt
  • Radio New Zealand - FSM and Marshalls urge nuclear clean-up - Pacnews
  • Next Big Future - US Energy Policy, Nuclear Power and cleaner power - Brian Wang
  • Carlisle Sentinel - Pro-nuke group forms, calls for legislative fix from lawmakers and governor - Dennis Owens
  • Utility Dive - Connecticut Senate revives nuclear support bill after Dominion threatens Millstone review - Gavin Bade, Peter Maloney
  • Middletown Press, New Haven, CT - Connecticut Senate sends Millstone bill to House in final hours - Christine Stuart
  • New London Day - Senate gives new life to Millstone relief bill - MARK PAZNIOKAS and KEITH M. PHANEUF, The Connecticut Mirror
  • Platts - Exelon's Braidwood-1 nuclear unit in Illinois at 100% capacity after output cut - Steven Dolley
  • IEA - ETP 2017 maps major transformations in energy technologies over next decades
  • IEA - Commentary: A New Era of Shared Clean-Energy Leadership Begins in China - Christian Zinglersen
  • IEA - IEA and China host high-level gathering of energy ministers and industry leaders to affirm the importance of carbon capture
  • Washington Observer-Reporter, PA - Editorial Let the market decide Three Mile Island's fate
  • BelTA - Belarusian specialists study licensing practices at Russian nuclear power plant
  • BelTA - IAEA: Necessary safety aspects adequately reflected in Belarus NPP design
  • Korea Herald - [Herald Interview] 'Korea should review current radioactive waste management to go nuclear-free' - Frank von Hippel
  • Middletown Press and Journal - Math doesn't add up for TMI to stay open: Editorial
  • Japan Times - Fukui Prefecture OKs decommissioning of Monju reactor
  • Connecticut Mirror - Senate gives new life to Millstone relief bill - Mark Pazniokas and Keith M. Phaneuf
  • Hartford Courant - Senate Approves "Millstone Bill" - Daniela Altimari
  • Brattleboro Reformer - VY wants to shrink secure zone - Mike Faher
  • Lancaster Intelligencer Journal - Sneak a peek inside Peach Bottom nuclear plant's training control room - Ad Crable
  • Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette, IL - Clinton nuclear plant back at full power - Tom Kacich
  • IPS - A Bold Step toward the Elimination of Nuclear Weapons - Ambassador Sergio Duarte, Brazilian Ambassador
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - Nuclear decommissioning panel members call meeting on their own - Frank Mand
  • Northern Westchester Examiner - Plans Underway for Future in Area Without Indian Point - Anna Young
  • Senator Dean Heller (R-NV) - Heller Seeks Answers on Yucca Position from DOE Nominee Following Committee Vote
  • Newburyport Daily News - Nuke plant hearing tonight on NRC annual evaluation - Angeljean Chiaramida
  • BelTA - Belarusian NPP undergoes comprehensive inspection by domestic regulator
  • The Independent - World renewable energy production increases by record levels in 2016 – enough to power half of Western Europe - Ian Johnston
  • GlobalNews - Emera officials optimistic they'll get clean energy deal with Massachusetts - Kevin Bissett
  • Laguna Niguel-Dana Point Patch - SONGS: Growling Near Dana Point: Siren Test Of San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station - Ashley Ludwig
  • Swift County Monitor-News, Benson, MN - How to Spend $20 Million. Payments Would Be Opportunity, Heavy Burden - Reed Anfinson
  • Sputnik News - Russian Experts Call Project of NPP With Fast-Breeder Reactors Competitive
  • IAEA - Strong Institutions Enhance Nuclear Safety, New Report Says - Laura Gil, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - Cuba Signs a Country Programme Framework (CPF) for 2018-2023
  • World Nuclear News - JSC Dalur gets licence for Dobrovolnoye deposit
  • World Nuclear News - German high court rules nuclear fuel tax illegal
  • World Nuclear News - Policy change needed to raise nuclear capacity: IEA
  • NHK World - Workers exposed to radiation at facility
  • Asahi Shimbun - Fukui governor accepts decision to decommission Monju reactor - Takashi Sugimoto
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Diet OK's nuclear pact with India
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Japan notches ¥2 tril. in soured deals over M&A
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Exemptions and Combined Licenses; Amendments: South Carolina Electric and Gas Co.; South Carolina Public Service Authority, Virgil C. Summer Nuclear Station, Units 2 and 3; Passive Core Cooling System Condensate Return FR Document: 2017-11803 Citation: 82 FR 26520 PDF Pages 26520-26521 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on Northwest Medical Isotopes FR Document: 2017-11799 Citation: 82 FR 26519 PDF Pages 26519-26520 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2017-11880 Citation: 82 FR 26521 PDF Page 26521 (1 page) Permalink
  • Sputnik News - Thyroid Cancer Plagues Fukushima Evacuees, But Officials Deny Radiation to Blame

    Tuesday, June 06, 2017

  • KNPR Las Vegas - Bryan Says Yucca Budget Request Shows Nuke Waste Fight Continues - Doug Puppel
  • Washington County Enterprise and Pilot Tribune, NE - Public gives feedback on nuclear plant decommissioning - Katie Rohman
  • NuclearStreet - Texas Takes DOE To Court Over Yucca Mountain Limbo
  • India Wire - On World Environment Day, We Need to Talk About Weapons - Bharat Dogra
  • KING5 Seattle - Inspector General investigating Hanford workers' comp process - Susannah Frame
  • Rexburg Standard Journal - Unmanned aircraft training for DOE complex comes to Idaho - Idaho National Laboratory press release
  • Los Alamos Monitor - LANL preps for TA39 cleanup - Tris DeRoma
  • Broomfield Enterprise - Foes of Rocky Flats refuge to file motion to block construction - John Aguilar
  • Washington Post - Trump has filled just 15 percent of the government's top science jobs - Chris Mooney
  • Tri-City Herald - Richland bomb squad called to Hanford mail handling center - Annette Cary
  • Tri-City Herald - Proposed Hanford budget would cut an estimated 700 jobs - Annette Cary
  • Bloomberg - Europe Is About to Go Into Overdrive With Offshore Wind Power - Jess Shankleman
  • Bloomberg - Perry Challenges China Ahead of Clean Energy Summit
  • Reuters - Iran tells IAEA it plans to ship heavy water abroad, officials say - Francois Murphy
  • Reuters - BRIEF-Southern Co says Vogtle nuclear expansion interim assessment agreement extended through June 9 - Apeksha Nair
  • Reuters - South Africa slips into recession, heaping pressure on Zuma - Mfuneko Toyana
  • Reuters - TABLE-Swiss nuclear plant outages - Vera Eckert
  • Reuters - Germany's top court to announce fuel tax ruling on June 7 - Tom Kaeckenhoff and Christoph Steitz
  • Forbes - No Easy Options For Perry On Nuclear Infrastructure - Aaron Weston and Norman Augustine
  • New Scientist - Energy security is possible without nuclear power or fracked gas - Keith Barnham
  • Washington Examiner - After Trump torches Paris agreement, nuclear companies look to lobbyist in Rick Perry's orbit - Philip Wegmann
  • Daily Caller - Trump's Energy Secretary Tours Site Of Nuclear Disaster - Andrew Follett
  • The New Economy - Fukushima is a wasteland, but nuclear fallout isn't the problem - Callum Glennen
  • Japan Times - Kepco restarts second Takahama reactor as Greenpeace warns of French MOX fuel shipment - Eric Johnston
  • Xinhua News - Kansai Electric restarts another reactor at Takahama plant on Sea of Japan coast - Bay Area Indymedia
  • SF Bay Indymedia - SF Japan Consulate Speak-Do Not Force The Families Of Fukushima Back & Stop NUKE Restarts - No Nukes Action Committee
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Takahama No. 3 N-reactor restarted
  • Phys.org - Nuclear-wary Japan restarts another atomic reactor
  • Hartford Courant - Millstone Owner To Reconsider Keeping Nuclear Plant Open If Legislation Fails - Stephen Singer
  • New London Day - Editorial: Don't miss opportunity to secure Millstone's future
  • Vice Media - Russia's radioactive past continues to haunt its citizens - Joshua Hersh
  • Utility Dive - Report: Unsealed construction records for Summer nuke show unexpected expenses - Peter Maloney
  • Charleston Post Courier - Westinghouse bankruptcy draws federal scrutiny as V.C. Summer nuclear project's future remains unclear - David Wren
  • Charlotte Business Journal - Union deal averts delays for troubled Summer nuclear project, but new issue looms - John Downey
  • Korea Herald - US nuclear-powered attack submarine visits Busan port
  • Arirang News - U.S. nuclear-powered submarine Cheyenne arrives in Busan - jiyeonkim@arirang.co.kr
  • St. Catharines Standard - Meeting to discuss nuclear shipments
  • Prairie Public Broadcasting - Legislature, state agencies to study nuclear waste regulations - Dave Thompson
  • Aiken Standard - Georgia Power may take over Vogtle, but deal not yet reached - Michael Smith
  • Atlanta Journal-Constitution - PSC member: Stop Vogtle charge on electric bills - Russell Grantham
  • Coffs Coast Advocate - Nuclear stand-off headed to the North Coast
  • Law360 - Judge Wants More Info On Navajo Land Uranium Cleanup Suit - Kat Sieniuc
  • Law360 - Three Mile Island Closure Portends Nuke Energy Battle In Pa. - Dan Packel
  • Taiwan Business TOPICS - More Obstacles for Nuclear Power - Tim Ferry
  • E&E Daily - Negotiations continue over fate of Vogtle agreement - Kristi E. Swartz
  • Oswego County Today - Refueling Outages Delivered Big Win For Clean, Reliable Energy While Fueling Economy For Long-Term Benefit of NYS
  • Energy Bangla - Return Of Spent Nuclear Fuel From Rooppur Power Plant Approved - Energy Bangla
  • ABC.au - Benefits of nuclear science can drive development in the Pacific
  • China.org Beijing - Reactor offers rich opportunities
  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - 'We, Westinghouse, cannot fail': CEO, new documents give fuller picture of business - Anya Litvak
  • Oak Ridger - Council to discuss tax, water rate hikes; reactors - Ben Pounds
  • Canada NewsWire - Canadian Nuclear Technology Contributes to China's Clean Energy Growth Plans
  • Augusta Chronicle - Negotiations at Vogtle with Westinghouse extended again - Thomas Gardiner
  • Business Day South Africa - Future of SA's power generation still up in the air - Tom Nevin
  • Siberian Times - Bear causes panic by invading closed nuclear submarine port of Vilyuchinsk
  • Ca&ntilde;on City Daily Record - Cotter Corp. tour planned for Thursday - Kara Mason
  • Bellona - Vague Russian promises on slashing pollution continue to frustrate Norway - Anna Kireeva
  • Barron's - New Solar Milestone Has Big Consequences - Avi Salzman
  • Finance and Commerce - Sustainable: Presenting the business case for clean energy - Frank Jossi
  • Charlotte Business Journal - Duke Energy documents detail spending to build four solar projects in eastern N.C. - John Downey
  • Baltic Times - Lithuania and Estonia to jointly seek EU funding for energy, transport projects
  • Mainichi Daily News - Gov't pension fund seeks 3.5 bil. yen in damages from Toshiba auditor
  • IAEA - IAEA Conference Addresses Key Issues in Nuclear Installation Safety - Jeremy Li, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - NEW CRP: Applying Nuclear Techniques to Understand the Link between Early Life Nutrition and Later Childhood Health (E43032) - Alexia J. Alford, IAEA Department of Nuclear Sciences and Applications
  • IAEA - First-of-a-Kind Masters Course in Advanced Radiotherapy Opens in Chile - Laura Gil, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • World Nuclear News - Japan puts fifth reactor back into operation
  • World Nuclear News - IAEA welcomes technical cooperation growth
  • World Nuclear News - Bruce B implements OSART recommendations
  • World Nuclear News - Policy change needed to raise nuclear capacity: IEA
  • World Nuclear News - New York State benefits from nuclear investment
  • World Nuclear News - Japan puts fifth reactor back into operation
  • NHK World - Radioactive substance exposure at JAEA facility
  • NHK World - Takahama No.3 reactor restarted
  • NHK World - Fukushima town to receive compensation
  • Japan Times - Seven more Fukushima residents diagnosed with thyroid cancer
  • Mainichi Daily News - Kansai Electric restarts another reactor on Sea of Japan coast
  • Jiji Press - 5 Exposed to Radiation at Nuclear Research Facility in Japan
  • Jiji Press - Kansai Electric Restarts Takahama No. 3 N-Reactor
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - COMMENTARY: Nevada will fight Donald Trump's plan to revive Yucca Mountain - Dean Heller
  • Iranian Financial Tribune - Work Commences on Arak Reactor Modernization
  • E&E Daily - Japan ramps up clean energy as U.S. recedes - Umair Irfan
  • Marianas Variety - FSM and Marshall Islands push for resolution on nuclear contamination and WWII wrecks - Peter Christian
  • Houston Chronicle - Most radioactive waste removed from decommissioned nuclear barge in Galveston - Harvey Rice
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Rule List of Approved Spent Fuel Storage Casks: NAC International MAGNASTOR Cask System; Certificate of Compliance No. 1031, Amendment No. 7 FR Document: 2017-11680 Citation: 82 FR 25931 PDF Pages 25931-25935 (5 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Proposed Rule List of Approved Spent Fuel Storage Casks: NAC International MAGNASTOR Cask System; Certificate of Compliance No. 1031, Amendment No. 7 FR Document: 2017-11682 Citation: 82 FR 25973 PDF Pages 25973-25975 (3 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Licenses and Radiation Safety Requirements for Well Logging FR Document: 2017-11659 Citation: 82 FR 26145 PDF Pages 26145-26146 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Environmental Assessments; Availability, etc.: Entergy Nuclear Operations, Inc.; Vermont Yankee Nuclear Power Station, Independent Spent Fuel Storage Installation FR Document: 2017-11687 Citation: 82 FR 26144 PDF Pages 26144-26145 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Facility Operating and Combined Licenses: Applications and Amendments Involving No Significant Hazards Considerations; Biweekly Notice FR Document: 2017-11679 Citation: 82 FR 26128 PDF Pages 26128-26144 (17 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Facility Operating and Combined Licenses: Applications and Amendments Involving Proposed No Significant Hazards Considerations, etc. FR Document: 2017-11211 Citation: 82 FR 26123 PDF Pages 26123-26128 (6 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2017-11731 Citation: 82 FR 26144 PDF Page 26144 (1 page) Permalink

    Monday, June 05, 2017

  • CBS News - After Trump's Paris exit, what about nuclear? - Larry Light
  • E&E Daily - BUDGET: Cabinet officials due on the Hill to defend spending plan
  • Global Research - China Builds New Type of Globalization - Sara Flounders
  • New York Times - Under Trump, Worker Protections Are Viewed With New Skepticism - Barry Meier and Danielle Ivory
  • Newswise - Story Tips From the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory, June 2017 - Oak Ridge National Laboratory
  • Equal Times - Nuclear power: still hazardous but still viable in Europe? - Jose A. Díaz
  • E&E Daily - AGENDA: 4 energy and environment questions as Congress returns - George Cahlink
  • HNN Huntingtonnews - Former Portsmouth Disfusion Scientist Asks for Input for Aggressive Prostate Cancer Study - Tony E. Rutherford, News Editor
  • AP News - Once a critic, Perry now a defender of Energy Department - Matthew Daly
  • AP News - Isolation by the West fuels a tech startup boom in Iran - Adam Schreck
  • Reuters - U.S. says it's committed to environment despite Trump's pullout of Paris accord - Aaron Sheldrick and Osamu Tsukimori
  • The Guardian - Grand Canyon at risk as Arizona officials ask Trump to end uranium mining ban - Joanna Walters
  • KNAU Arizona Public Radio - Mohave County Supervisors Call for National Monuments and Uranium Moratorium to be Revoked - Ryan Heinsius
  • New York Times - Trump, Who Pledged to Overhaul Nuclear Arsenal, Now Faces Increased Costs - JAMES GLANZ and DAVID E. SANGER
  • EUobserver - EU should put pressure on Belarus nuclear project - Petras Austrevicius
  • Utility Dive - PJM auction results could push nuke operators to 'double down' on subsidies - Peter Maloney
  • Lehigh Valley Express-Times - OpEd: Let the market decide fate of nuclear plants - John J. Interval
  • Saskatoon StarPhoenix - New project aims to extract rare earth elements from uranium tailings - Alex MacPherson, Saskatoon StarPhoenix Alex MacPherson
  • in-cumbria - Nuclear power is key part of Government's industrial strategy - Duncan Bick
  • Lancaster Intelligencer Journal - Peach Bottom nuclear plant sirens to be tested Wednesday, June 7
  • UPI - Russia's Putin shines sympathetic light on nuclear North Korea - Elizabeth Shim
  • Foster's Daily Democrat - Lockout ends: Westinghouse, union agree to new contract
  • Northern Star - Mayor welcomes Labor vs Nats debate on nuclear power - Erik S. Lesser
  • The Diplomat - US Navy Accepts Delivery of $13 Billion Nuclear-Powered Supercarrier - Franz-Stefan Gady
  • Egypt Independent - 99% of Dabaa nuclear plant contracts with Russia concluded: ambassador - Al-Masry, Al-Youm
  • Lancaster Online - Editorial: We need to consider the futures of Three Mile Island employees should the nuclear plant close
  • Asahi Shimbun - EDITORIAL: Support of areas within 30-km zone vital for reactor restarts
  • Asahi Shimbun - Radiation doses 29% higher than thought indoors after A-bombs - Sonoko Miyazaki
  • Global Construction Review - Russia closes $7.8bn deal to install two more reactors in India biggest nuclear plant
  • Energy Collective - India Inks Twin Reactor Deal with Rosatom for Kudankulam - Dan Yurman
  • Japan Times - Abe's clean energy opportunity - William Pesek
  • Japan Times - Ban treaty offers chance for a world free of nuclear arms - Daisaku Ikeda
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Westinghouse, Georgia Power extend deadline again - Kristi E. Swartz
  • Lower Hudson Journal - Clearwater, Journal News host forum on Indian Point shutdown - Thomas C. Zambito
  • Scroll.in - India's bid to join NSG has become 'more complicated' under 'new circumstances', says China
  • NDTV - China Repeats 'No' For Nuclear Group NSG, India Looks To Other Nations - Shylaja Varma
  • Financial Express - India asks nations friendly with China to plead NSG case, Beijing stubborn
  • The Hindu - India's NSG entry more complicated now: China - Atul Aneja
  • Augusta Chronicle - Editorial: Let us finish the job--SRS helped win the Cold War; let it now win the peace with the MOX facility
  • Air Force Global Strike Command - Vice chief addresses need to modernize nuclear triad - Tech. Sgt. Robert Barnett, Secretary of the Air Force Public Affairs
  • KNPR Las Vegas - Nye County Commission Chairman Supports Reviving Yucca Mountain - Doug Puppel
  • NTI - Ernest J. Moniz Named New CEO of NTI
  • NRC - NRC to Hold Public Meeting to Discuss 2016 Performance of Indian Point Nuclear Power Plant
  • World Nuclear News - Bruce B implements OSART recommendations
  • World Nuclear News - IAEA welcomes technical cooperation growth
  • BelTA - Welding of Belarusian nuclear power plant's first reactor's main circulation line begins
  • BelTA - Belarusian wellness center hosts children from Chernobyl-affected regions of Russia
  • BelTA - WANO: BelNPP complies with international standards
  • Yonhap News - Ex-top U.S. officials call for guaranteeing N. Korea's regime to focus on denuclearization - Chang Jae-soon
  • Press TV - China says will support Iran's full membership in SCO
  • Bayshore Broadcasting - WWMF Gets 10-Year Licence Extension - John Divinski
  • Energy Department - Notice Requests for Information: Review of Draft Version of Energy-Water Nexus State Policy Database FR Document: 2017-11547 Citation: 82 FR 25783 PDF Pages 25783-25784

    Sunday, June 04, 2017

  • Las Vegas Sun - Editorial: From sea to glowing sea: Yucca Mountain a threat to 44 states
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - DOE Awards WIPP Transportation Services Contract - Carol A. Clark
  • Quartz - New York's plan for nuclear fallout is basically "duck and cover" - Annalisa Merelli
  • AP News - Mattis: North Korea a 'clear and present danger' to world - Robert Burns
  • Korea Times - Pyongyang's best option - Tong Kim
  • Reuters - North Korea says rejects new sanctions, to continue nuclear program - Christine Kim and Soyoung Kim
  • Reuters - South Korea plans energy U-turn away from coal, nuclear - Jane Chung
  • The State - Once-secret records reveal pattern of costly mistakes at troubled nuclear project - Sammy Fretwell
  • Pittsburgh Tribune-Review - Reports of missing uranium dogged NUMEC owner Zalman Shapiro for life - Mary Ann Thomas
  • Boston Globe - The idea of a nuclear cruise missile raise old fears - Christopher Rowland
  • Fulton Sun - NRC decides unapproved software at nuclear plant isn't a risk - Helen Wilbers
  • Scotland Sunday Post - Toxic cargo of nuclear waste leaves Scotland for US under armed guard - Jim Lawson
  • Press TV - Israel planned atomic explosion in 1967 war: Organizer
  • Aiken Standard - Plant Vogtle deadline arrives with no deal - Michael Smith
  • Augusta Chronicle - Millions collected from schools and taxpayers for Vogtle construction - Thomas Gardiner
  • Altoona Mirror - Editorial: Three Mile Island future important to Pennsylvania
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - TEPCO must regain public trust to ensure Fukushima's steady recovery
  • Bacon's Rebellion - Why Would Dominion Want a $19 Billion Nuclear Plant? - James A. Bacon
  • Richmond Times-Dispatch - Editorial: Good news on climate change: North Anna reactor gets approval
  • Xinhua News - Spotlight: China calls for diplomatic efforts to solve nuclear crisis on Korean Peninsula
  • Connecticut Mirror - Dominion Energy loses legislative fight over Millstone pricing - Mark Pazniokas
  • Fredericksburg Free Lance-Star - Column: Dominion forging ahead with cleaner, renewable energy - Pamela F. Faggert
  • EnergySector.in - Units 5, 6 At Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant To Cost Rs 50,000 Crore
  • Lancaster Intelligencer Journal - Would closing Pennsylvania's 5 nuclear plants hurt you? - Ad Crable
  • Korea Herald - GGGI head praises shutdown of coal power plants in Korea
  • Trend News Agency - CIA's new Iran chief appointment-bad news for Iran-US ties
  • India Times - HEC signs MOU with Russia for building of heavy water reactor
  • Daily Telegraph - Once eclipsed, the solar industry will rise and shine again over Britain - Jillian Ambrose
  • Grand Junction Daily Sentinel - Solar, solar, everywhere, so bright it makes you blink - Tamera Minnick
  • Rutland Herald - Governor signs pollution liability law - Patrick Mcardle
  • USGS - M 4.5 - 12km NE of Ohara, Japan
  • Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works - Hearing on the Nominations of Kristine Svinicki
  • The Highlands Tea Party - Yucca Mountain: The Department of Energy Should Take Steps Now While Awaiting Funding - Jack Nelson
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - More unnecessary hyperbole over Yucca Mountain and nuclear waste - Arthur Young North Las Vegas

    Saturday, June 03, 2017

  • Asbury Park Press - Oyster Creek going away, but not its radioactive waste - Amanda Oglesby
  • Washington Post - Energy's Perry having blast running agency he vowed to kill - Matthew Daly?
  • Wicked Local Concord - Cleanup continues at contaminated property in Concord - Henry Schwan
  • Environment News Service - Colorado Groups Sue to Keep Public Out of Rocky Flats
  • National Defense Magazine - Navy Nuclear Chief Concerned About Rocket Motor Industry - Jon Harper
  • Water Online - Arizonians' Thyroid Problems May Be Linked To Perchlorate In Drinking Water - Sara Jerome
  • Arizona Public Media - Study to Measure Impact of Contaminant Perchlorate on Yuma Residents - Maya Springhawk Robnett
  • Newsweek - Why the Military is Still Allowed to Use Open Burning and Detonation to Destroy Hazardous Waste Explosives in the U.S. - Dan Ross
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - WIPP drops down to one transport company - Maddy Hayden
  • Albuquerque Journal - LANL capping old testing wells over contamination - Associated Press
  • KUOW Puget Sound - Hanford Expert Says Grouting Tunnel Now Won't Stop Cleanup Later - Anna King
  • NY Newsday - 38 years after massive protest, Shoreham nuke plant sits empty - Carl MacGowan
  • Scranton Times-Tribune - Editorial: No free ride for nuke plants
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - PILGRIM STATION: Fire danger in nuclear pools underestimated, scientists say - Christine Legere
  • Energy and Capital - The Death of Nuclear Energy - Keith Kohl
  • WPMT FOX43 is Central Pennsylvania - Concern for saving Three Mile Island nuclear power plant - Mark Roper
  • Long Island Business News - LIers protest multi-billion-dollar upstate NY nuclear bailout - Claude Solnik
  • New Indian Express - Units 5, 6 at Kudankulam Nuclear power plant to cost Rs 50,000 crore: NPCIL
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - TVA restarts Sequoyah Nuclear Power Plant unit after refueling
  • TASS - Dates for launch of Indian nuclear power plant's units announced
  • Dong-A Ilbo - Korea will lose over 3.5 bill. dollars after pullout from nuclear energy
  • Sputnik News - Turkey's Akkuyu Nuclear Power Plant to Be Launched by 2023 With Russia's Help
  • Japan Times - Chief of A-bomb survivors' group Nihon Hidankyo to step down
  • Shillong Times, India - AHRC voices concern over uranium mining
  • Washington County Enterprise and Pilot Tribune - Public Meeting Notice about Fort Calhoun Nuclear Station
  • Taipei Times - Halt nuclear plant storage project: NPP lawmaker - Jason Pan
  • Poughkeepsie Journal - Energy choices pose quite a perplexing path - John Rolfe
  • Liverpool Echo - Scouser holidays at deserted Chernobyl site - meets last surviving couple who REFUSE to leave - Kate McMullin
  • Xinhua News - S. African parastatal rescinds decision to re-appoint Gupta-linked CEO
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - TVA to stick with clean energy goals - Steve Ahillen
  • Ghana News Agency - Ghana recognises the benefits and risks associated with chemicals - Minister - Morkporkpor Anku
  • Beyond Nuclear - Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters call operations at Pickering nuclear "persistently abysmal"
  • Beyond Nuclear - Compensation for uranium miners should include all who suffered
  • Beyond Nuclear - TMI Alert Press Release - planned closure of Three Mile Island
  • Beyond Nuclear - Beyond Nuclear presents at Heartwood re: courts deferring to agencies, on unprecedented highly radioactive liquid waste shipments
  • Atomic Insights - South Korea's President-Elect Pledges 'Nuclear Zero' by 2060. Actions Have Already Begun - Rod Adams
  • IPS - Mixed Reactions to U.S. Withdrawal from Climate Deal - Tharanga Yakupitiyage
  • BBC - Jeremy Corbyn pressed over nuclear policy
  • Mainichi Daily News - Leader of A-bomb survivors' group to step down
  • TEPCO - Situation of storing and treatment of accumulated water including highly concentrated radioactive materials at Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station (304th Release)
  • JAIF - Submersible Crawling Robot to Examine Interior of Fukushima Daiichi-3 PCV before Fuel Debris Is Removed
  • CNIC - Nuke Info Tokyo No. 178 (May/June 2017) - Citizens' Nuclear Information Center
  • Yonhap News - Pyongyang says U.S. unable to intercept its nuclear weapons
  • POGO - White House Silence to Lawmakers' Requests Raises Eyebrows, Questions - Justin Rood
  • POGO - Saudi Arabia Lobbying Efforts in the Spotlight - Lydia Dennett
  • POGO - White House Releases Ethics Waivers After Battle with OGE - Scott H. Amey, J.D.
  • POGO - A Special Counsel Shouldn't Keep Congress from Investigating - Daniel Van Schooten
  • POGO - How Not to Build a Ship: The USS Ford - Dan Grazier & Pierre Sprey
  • POGO - Strengthening Whistleblower Protections Still a Bipartisan Issue - Elizabeth "Liz" Hempowicz
  • POGO - Littoral Combat Ship Budget Games - Mandy Smithberger
  • POGO - Trump Will Not Delay Launch of Retirement-Adviser Fiduciary Rule - Neil Gordon
  • POGO - The Pentagon's Silver-Bullet Hype Machine--But don't go blaming just the Defense Department - Mark Thompson
  • Lower Hudson Journal - After Indian Point: Forum on decommissioning and nuclear waste storage
  • Orange County Register - Fire in nuclear fuel pools could cause far more damage than regulators acknowledge, study says - Teri Sforza

    Friday, June 02, 2017

  • Nuclear Transparency Watch - How can civil society influence nuclear waste decisions? - Johan Swahn, ENEF
  • Congresswoman Debbie Dingell (D-MI12) - Dingell Statement on Ontario Power Generation's Report on Nuclear Waste Storage Site
  • Georgia Public Broadcasting - Why Nuclear Waste Never Dies, But Kills - Celeste Headlee & Emily Cureton
  • Facing South.org - Nuclear regulators' flawed analysis leaves millions at risk from radioactive fires - Sue Sturgis
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Questions for the US Nuclear Regulatory Commission confirmation hearings - William J. Kinsella
  • Scottish Daily Record - Nuclear base workers fear for their safety after four workers hurt in just one day - Stephen Stewart
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - DNFSB Public Hearing On LANL Plutonium Operations
  • KUOW Seattle - Grout It: Hanford Leaders Have Plan For Collapsed Tunnel????? - Anna King
  • U.S. News & World Report - Excavator Retrieved From Idaho Nuclear Waste Pit - AP
  • Bloomberg - U.S. Adds Fresh Sanctions on North Korea Over Weapons Program - Kambiz Foroohar
  • Reuters - Iran honoring nuclear deal but nearing heavy-water limit again: IAEA - Francois Murphy
  • Reuters - TVA cuts emissions and costs by shutting coal, adding natgas plants - Scott DiSavino
  • FOX News - US nuclear energy industry struggles as Three Mile Island shutdown looms - Andrew O'Reilly
  • Hindustan Times - Kudankulam: India, Russia sign pact for 2 nuclear power units, to cost Rs 50,000 crore
  • Toronto Star - Ontario Power Generation insists on burying nuclear waste beside Lake Huron: Walkom - Thomas Walkom
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Nuclear waste transport contract awarded to Colorado company
  • Focus Taiwan - Nuclear reactor trips as electric pylon falls during rain - Huang Li-yun and Elizabeth Hsu
  • NY Newsday - Generating controversy: The Shoreham nuclear power plant
  • Lower Hudson Journal - After Indian Point: Forum on decommissioning and nuclear waste storage
  • Times of India - Centre shifts Mithivirdi nuclear power plant to Andhra Pradesh
  • Cape Cod Times - Fire danger in nuclear pools underestimated, scientists say - Christine Legere
  • IAEA - New Agreements Reinforce Partnerships in Technical Cooperation - Kyle Pilutti, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - IAEA Sees Safety Progress at Canada's Bruce B Nuclear Power Plant, Areas for Further Enhancement
  • IAEA - Nuclear Power is Key for Low-Carbon Future, Says IAEA Director General in Russia - Miklos Gaspar, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • E&E Daily - Frustration erupts in Ga. over Vogtle schedule, transparency - Kristi E. Swartz
  • Sputnik News - India's New Nuclear Plant Units Commissioning Expected in 2024-25 - Rosatom
  • Portsmouth Herald News - NRC holding public meeting on Seabrook nuclear plant - Max Sullivan
  • World Nuclear News - USA to 'renegotiate' Paris Agreement
  • World Nuclear News - French research facilities to welcome Jordanians
  • World Nuclear News - Russia, India plan for Kudankulam 5 and 6
  • World Nuclear News - CNL invites input on SMR technology
  • Pottstown Mercury - Exelon to test Limerick nuclear plant sirens June 5
  • Arirang News - Korea to reduce its reliance on nuclear energy
  • Jordan Times - Jordan, atomic agency ink partnership deal
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Energy department awards $202.94M contract for Nevada sites - Keith Rogers
  • Washington Times - Contractor picked to guard Nevada National Security Site - Associated Press
  • Pittsburgh Tribune-Review - Letter: Our own "Love Canal" - John Tierney, Allegheny Township
  • Canada NewsWire - CNL seeks input on Small Modular Reactor technology
  • Delmarva Public Radio - Another Nuclear Reactor Approved in Virginia - Don Rush
  • Bennington Banner - Atomic Veterans come to Manchester - Cherise Madigan
  • Oak Ridge Today - Secret City Festival: ORHPA has history exhibit at Midtown Community Center on Friday, Saturday
  • Vermont Public Radio - Scott Taps Private Attorney To Chair Public Service Board - Peter Hirschfeld
  • BurlingtonFreePress - VT attorney who fought the Public Service Board on wind power becomes its chairman - April McCullum
  • Vermont Journalism Trust - Scott picks environmental lawyer to head Public Service Board - Mike Polhamus
  • Public Citizen - Put Your Money Where Your Mouth Is; Disney, Gap and Pepsi Should Stop Funding U.S. Chamber and Its Bogus Climate Studies - Statement of Robert Weissman, President, Public Citizen
  • DOE - Statement by Secretary Rick Perry on President Trump's Announcement Regarding the Paris Accord
  • Trend News Agency - Iran honoring nuclear deal but nearing heavy-water limit again: IAEA
  • Press TV - Iran complying with JCPOA commitments: IAEA
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Weekly Receipts FR Document: 2017-11464 Citation: 82 FR 25604 PDF Pages 25604-25605 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Exchange Monitor - The NRC Didn't Just Resume Yucca Mountain Licensing Process
  • Nevada Agency for Nuclear Projects - Cities Potentially Affected by Shipments to Yucca Mountain (pdf-2.45M)
  • Nevada Agency for Nuclear Projects - States Potentially Affected by Shipments to Yucca Mountain with Congressional Districts (pdf-7.05M)
  • Nevada Agency for Nuclear Projects - Congressional Districts Potentially Affected by Shipments to Yucca Mountain - 115th Congress (pdf-882K)
  • Mainichi Daily News - Mayor to link reactor decommissioning to restarting 2 others at same TEPCO plant

    Thursday, June 01, 2017

  • KCET Link TV - Desert National Monument Suggested as Nuclear Waste Disposal Site - Chris Clarke
  • Business Recorder - Plutonium Processing by Peter Essick
  • Deseret News - Marriott Library to collect oral histories from downwinders in southern Utah
  • BBC - Memorial planned for 'whistleblower' Emily Hobhouse
  • FCW - Trump's pick to head whistleblower office comes from group suing EPA - Chase Gunter
  • GovExec - Bill to Protect Whistleblowers Who Refuse to Break Rules Goes to President - Charles S. Clark
  • Ventures Africa - Egypt's latest regulation of NGOs is the actual threat to the nation's security - Cynthia Okoroafor
  • E&E Daily - CALIFORNIA: Senate passes package to offset Trump on environment - Anne C. Mulkern
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - Zacharia replacing Mason at ORNL
  • Los Alamos Monitor - LANL to start work on abandoned wells - Tris DeRoma
  • Colorado Independent - Groups file legal action to halt looming construction at Rocky Flats - Kelsey Ray
  • Tri-City Herald - Next step on partially collapsed Hanford tunnel – fill it up - Annette Cary
  • Westword Denver - Opponents of Rocky Flats Wildlife Refuge Drop a Bomb on Feds - Patricia Calhoun
  • Tri-City Herald - LIGO Hanford on a roll – gravitational waves detected again - Annette Cary
  • Spokesman-Review - Letter: River already contaminated - Tom Brattebo, Liberty Lake
  • Government Accountability Project - Climate Change & Nuclear Power
  • AP News - Toshiba's future imperiled by shaky ethics, nuclear fiascos - Yuri Kageyama
  • Bloomberg - Italy Switches on Five New Subsidy-Free Solar Power Plants - Jess Shankleman
  • Bloomberg - Four Ways Trump Could Get the U.S. Out of Its Climate Deals - Jess Shankleman and Joe Ryan
  • Bloomberg - Cheaper Solar in India Prompts Rethink for Coal Projects - Anindya Upadhyay and Rajesh Kumar Singh
  • Bloomberg - Rouhani Vows to Shed Iran Sanctions as Trump Piles on More - Kambiz Foroohar
  • Reuters - Rosatom says not afraid of competition from China, South Korea - Katya Golubkova
  • World Nuclear News - Licence renewal for Canadian waste facility
  • World Nuclear News - IAEA advises on retaining knowledge at Chinese plant
  • World Nuclear News - NEA prepares decommissioning costs report
  • OECD NEA - The Strategic Plan of the Nuclear Energy Agency: 2017-2022
  • World Nuclear News - IAEA marks 60 years of technical cooperation
  • World Nuclear News - GAO identifies key steps for Yucca Mountain licensing
  • USA Today - Three Mile Island nuke accident linked to thyroid cancer - Brett Sholtis
  • Cumberland County Sentinel - College finds possible correlation between TMI partial meltdown, thyroid cancers
  • Investor's Business Daily - Nuclear Subsidies Distort Competition and Increase Power Prices - Bernard L. Weinstein
  • U.S. News & World Report - Nuclear Fuel Spill Exercise Set for Upstate NY Rail Yard
  • Moab Times-Independent - Uranium, nuclear workers invited to learn about government compensation and healthcare benefits
  • Indian Express - Kudankulam nuclear plant top of agenda at Modi-Putin meet: All you need to know about KKNPP
  • NDTV - Focus on Kudankulam Power Plant Pact As PM Modi Reaches Russia: 10 Facts - Edited by Anindita Sanyal
  • Reuters - Russia signs deal to expand Kudankulam nuclear plant - Denis Pinchuk
  • Ecowatch - Utility Refuses to Budge on Placing Nuke Waste Dump on Shore of Great Lake Despite Objections From 200 Communities - Lorraine Chow
  • Omaha World-Herald - Q&A session on Fort Calhoun nuclear plant focuses on cost of decommissioning, security - Cole Epley
  • CBS New York - Plan To Bail Out Aging Nuclear Power Plants Fuels Frustrations For Long Islanders
  • Richmond Times-Dispatch - Dominion Energy getting license for third reactor at North Anna - Robert Zullo
  • Platts - US NRC approves new nuclear unit for Dominion's North Anna plant in Virginia - Steven Dolley
  • RenewEconomy.au - New nuclear push digs deep into vault of alternative facts - Jim Green
  • Moneyweb Johannesburg - Is nuclear the best option for SA? Flexibility is key in an unpredictable world - Roger Lilley
  • R & D Magazine - Virtual Reality for Decommissioning Nuclear Reactors - John Bobbitt, Principal Engineer, R&D Engineering, Savannah River National Laboratory
  • Indian Express - NPCIL abandons Mithivirdi nuclear power plant plan; will shift to Andhra Pradesh - Gandhinagar
  • News Corp Australia - Ex-minister sorry over British nuke tests - Roje Adaimy
  • Business Day South Africa - LETTER: Nuclear is needed in mix - Richard BeckerCraighall Park
  • CNBC Africa - S.A energy minister on plans for nuclear and renewable energy
  • Business Day South Africa - LETTER: Under a nuclear cloud - ADH Leishman
  • OBRag.org - Nuclear Shutdown News May 2017: San Onofre Shenanigans Continue - Michael Steinberg
  • Sputnik News - Nuclear Power Projects May Contribute to Better Russia-West Cooperation
  • Beaver County Times - Matzie: Bailout for nuclear industry not coming anytime soon - Jared Stonesifer
  • LiveMint - Gujarat's nuclear power plant project to be shifted to Andhra Pradesh: NGT - Maulik Pathak
  • Reuters - French spot power falls on increased nuclear availability - Bate Felix
  • Reuters - Rosatom says has good chance to win South Africa nuclear project - Katya Golubkova
  • Sputnik News - Paris Agreement to Survive Despite US Possible Withdrawal – Rosatom Chief
  • Sputnik News - Most Powerful Nuclear Research Reactor to Be Built in Russia by 2022 – Rosatom
  • Iranian Financial Tribune - US Non-Nuclear Bans No Violation of JCPOA
  • BelTA - Hope for Belarus-Lithuania constructive dialogue on Belarusian nuclear power plant construction
  • BelTA - Chinese expert praises Belarusian nuclear power plant's personnel training system
  • Japan Times - Yokohama mayor apologizes to schoolboy bullied for being nuclear evacuee
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Company in focus: Kepco struggles to go green - Kim Jaewon
  • Cape Business News - Dr. Rob Adam resigns as President of NIASA
  • Brattleboro Reformer - Vermont Yankee spent fuel move delayed - Mike Faher
  • WNYT - video: "Atomic Veterans" sickened from H-bomb testing meet Physicist who helped create it - Nia Hamm
  • Auburn Citizen blog - Rep. John Katko defends subsidies for FitzPatrick, other NY nuclear plants - Robert Harding
  • Phys.org - A new twist on uranium's origin story, by CSU scientists
  • Columbus Business First - Huge power company pushes for FirstEnergy's Ohio nuke plan: 'As a nation, we are at a crossroads' - Tom Knox
  • NJ Spotlight - Fuel Diversity: The Key to New Jersey's Reliable Electricity - Richard Jackson
  • Courthouse News Service - Demolition Company Accuses UC Regents of Hiding Radiation - Matthew Renda
  • Patriot-News - Energy market: If state seeks to save TMI, officials should consider placing a price on carbon emissions - Nick Malawskey
  • Deseret News - Letter: Alternative energy sources - Bruce Frank
  • Chandigarh Tribune - First 'Made in India' submarine joins Navy in a month - Ajay Banerjee
  • Sputnik News - Construction of Hungary's Paks II NPP to Start in 18 Months - Foreign Minister
  • Utility Dive - DOE review author called renewable energy policies 'greatest emerging threat' to reliability - Robert Walton
  • Daily Mail - HMS Torbay prepares to 'remove low-level radioactive waste'
  • Reuters - Romania's Nuclearelectrica says briefly shuts down reactor - Luiza Ilie
  • Middletown Press and Journal - Officials: TMI closure would have major impact on everyone's taxes - David Barr and Dan Miller
  • Focus Taiwan - Cabinet approves wind power development plan - Ku Chuan and Y.F. Low
  • West Central Tribune, MN - Benson Power to close - Tom Cherveny
  • Public Citizen - Waivers for Lobbyists Show Ethics Rules Are an Inconvenience for Trump - Statement of Robert Weissman, President, Public Citizen
  • All Things Nuclear - What You Should Know about the Upcoming GMD Missile Defense Test: Part 1 - Laura Grego, senior scientist
  • All Things Nuclear - What You Should Know about the Upcoming GMD Missile Defense Test: Part 2 - Laura Grego, senior scientist
  • All Things Nuclear - Th Bad: Post #2 on the NNSA's FY2018 Budget Request - Stephen Young, Washington representative and senior analyst
  • All Things Nuclear - The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly: NNSA's FY18 Budget Request - Stephen Young, Washington representative and senior analyst
  • NAS - Project Update: Review of Governance Reform in the National Nuclear Security Administration
  • NRC - NRC to Hold Fuel Cycle Information Exchange
  • NRC - NRC Receives High Marks for Small Business Contracting
  • IAEA - Jordan Signs Its Second Country Programme Framework (CPF) for 2018 – 2022
  • IAEA - Uruguay Signs a Country Programme Framework (CPF) for 2017-2021
  • IAEA - Iraq Signs its Second Country Programme Framework (CPF) for 2018–2023
  • IAEA - Fewer Flies, More Fruit in Jordan Valley Orchards - Aabha Dixit, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Japan Times - Japan close to ushering in new wave of mass surveillance, Snowden warns
  • Bellona - Bellona seminar sums up Russia's Year of the Environment - Bellona, translated by Charles Digges
  • Bellona - Will China now trump the USA in Paris Climate leadership? - Bellona Europa
  • BelTA - Belarus ready to host WANO emergency response conference in 2018
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Idaho National Laboratory FR Document: 2017-11313 Citation: 82 FR 25268 PDF Pages 25268-25269 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Energy Department - Notice Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Nevada FR Document: 2017-11314 Citation: 82 FR 25268 PDF Page 25268 (1 page) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Domestic Licensing of Special Nuclear Material FR Document: 2017-11249 Citation: 82 FR 25343 PDF Pages 25343-25344 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Domestic Licensing of Special Nuclear Material Fitness-for-Duty Programs FR Document: 2017-11282 Citation: 82 FR 25345 PDF Pages 25345-25346 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Domestic Licensing of Special Nuclear Material NUREG/BR-0254, Payment Methods and Authorization for Payment by Credit Card FR Document: 2017-11248 Citation: 82 FR 25344 PDF Pages 25344-25345 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards FR Document: 2017-11268 Citation: 82 FR 25346 PDF Pages 25346-25347 (2 pages) Permalink

    Wednesday, May 31, 2017

  • Las Vegas Sun - NRC to make request on proposed Yucca repository - Yvonne Gonzalez
  • Elko Daily Free Press - Commentary: Nevada politicians balk at Trump's budget - Thomas Mitchell
  • Quay County Sun - Borehole test project abandoned--'I feel that it has only been pushed back,' says resident.
  • East Oregonian - Our view: Alongside the Columbia, Hanford remains an extreme risk
  • CBS Denver - Rocky Flats Plan To Hit A Road Block Due To Lawsuit
  • Daily Camera - Reed Bailey: Ignore Rocky Flats fear mongering - Reed Bailey
  • Tri-City Herald - Bechtel earns $7.2 million in incentive pay for managing Hanford vit plant - Annette Cary
  • Denver Post - Foes of Rocky Flats refuge to file a motion to block construction at former nuclear facility - John Aguilar
  • York Daily Record - Three Mile Island from 1969 to today - Hafiz Rashid
  • Snohomish County Daily Herald - Editorial: Sale of BPA lines would bring higher power bills - Everett Herald and Sound Publishing, Inc.
  • AP News - Toshiba's future imperiled by shaky ethics, nuclear fiascos - Yuri Kageyama
  • AP News - AP WAS THERE: Three Mile Island nuclear power plant accident - Bob Dvorchak and Harry F. Rosenthal
  • Bloomberg - Gas May Be Killing the Nuclear Option - Peter Coy
  • Reuters - Leaving the Paris climate deal will take the U.S. years: Juncker - Michael Nienaber
  • Reuters - U.S. did not forewarn EU on climate deal: spokeswoman - Gabriela Baczynska
  • Reuters - EU ready for climate leadership in case of U.S. withdrawal from Paris deal - Robert-Jan Bartunek
  • Reuters - Three Mile Island, site of 1979 nuclear accident, to close in 2019 - Scott DiSavino
  • Reuters - U.S. withdrawal from climate deal would be 'big setback': Finnish PM - Jussi Rosendahl and Tuomas Forsell
  • Reuters - Trump planning to pull U.S. out of Paris climate deal: source - Valerie Volcovici and Jeff Mason
  • Reuters - Toshiba unable to present audited results at end-June shareholders meeting - Chris Gallagher and Makiko Yamazaki
  • BBC - Fragile future for US nuclear power - Matt McGrath
  • Los Angeles Times - In another sign of the end of nuclear power, shutdown looms for Three Mile Island - Michael Hiltzik
  • Allentown Morning Call - Like Three Mile Island, Talen Energy's nuclear plant under pressure - Jon Harris and Anthony Salamone
  • Baltimore Sun - Threatening closure of Three Mile Island nuclear reactor, Exelon says Maryland's Calvert Cliffs plant remains viable - Scott Dance
  • Benzinga - Exelon Will Shutter Three Mile Island Nuke Plant Unless Pennsylvania Bails It Out - Mark Fritz
  • Reading Eagle - Exelon's Limerick nuclear plant faces economic challenges
  • UPI - Three Mile Island nuclear plant to close in 2019 - Allen Cone
  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - Planned Three Mile Island closure raises stakes for saving nukes in Pa. - Laura Legere and Anya Litvak
  • Financial Times - Three Mile Island faces closure 40 years after partial meltdown - Ed Crooks
  • Patriot-News - TMI's potential retirement to stir up debate on new Pa. energy policy - Jan Murphy
  • Philadelphia Inquirer - Three Mile Island, a name that will live on in history - Joseph A. Gambardello
  • Middletown Press and Journal - Sen. Folmer: We will fight TMI battle 'with passion'; Mehaffie shares concerns with Exelon officials - Jason Maddux
  • York Dispatch - Three Mile Island to close in 2019 without policy reform - David Weissman
  • EU Observer - Belarus nuclear plant: A disaster waiting to happen - Sijbren de Jong
  • New Jersey On-Line - N.J. nuclear reactor back online after 6-week outage - Bill Gallo Jr.
  • Japan Times - Commercial plutonium a bomb material--Reprocessed nuclear fuel can be used to make effective and powerful nuclear weapons - Victor Gilinsky, Bruce Goodwin and Henry Sokolski
  • IAEA - IAEA Nuclear Energy Management School Focuses on Building Strong Leadership in UAE - Jennet Orayeva, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • Daily Caller - New Law Could Declare Nuclear Reactors To Be 'Green Energy' To Save Them - Andrew Follett
  • IAEA - IAEA Official Welcomes Plans to Strengthen Nuclear and Radiation Regulatory Infrastructure in Costa Rica and Chile - Susanna Lööf, IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security
  • IAEA - IAEA Facilitates Preservation of Nuclear Knowledge in China's Nuclear Power Organisations - Jennet Orayeva, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy; Vitalii Kolomiiets, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • Lancaster Intelligencer Journal - 'Possible' link between thyroid cancers and 1979 Three Mile Island nuclear accident reported - Ad Crable
  • Michigan Live - Canadian company still wants to store nuclear power plant waste near Lake Huron - Benjamin Raven
  • CBC Canada - Crown corporation says burying nuclear waste near Lake Huron still best option - Chris Ensing
  • Toronto Star - Lake Huron site is best suited for nuclear waste bunker: OPG report - Colin Perkel
  • Michigan Radio - Canadian company answers questions about plan to bury nuclear waste near Lake Huron - Steve Carmody & Emma Winowiecki
  • KPBS - Rising Seas Could Swamp The Shuttered San Onofre Nuclear Plant - Amita Sharma
  • Duluth News Tribune - Readers' View: Nuclear energy? What about the waste? - William E. Berg, Knife River
  • TASS - Russia, Zambia to boost nuclear cooperation
  • Bellona - New Bellona report says Russian nuclear industry is spending its money in the wrong places - Charles Digges
  • WKSU Kent, OH - Ohio Lawmaker Floats the Idea of a Customer Opt-Out of FirstEnergy's Proposed Nuclear Subsidies - Jeff St. Clair
  • Omaha World-Herald - Public encouraged to attend meeting about Fort Calhoun nuclear plant - Cole Epley
  • Sioux Falls Argus Leader - Letter: Protect Black Hills water - Jerry Wilson, Vermillion
  • News Azerbaijan - ATOMEXPO Int'l Forum to be held in Moscow on June 19-21
  • E&E Daily - DOE: What has Rick Perry been doing? - Umair Irfan
  • National Law Review - Nuclear Regulatory Commission Documents Criteria for Changes to ROP Requiring Commission Approval
  • Lancaster Intelligencer Journal - Residents, business owners react to plan to close TMI, say shutdown would hurt local economy - Tom Knapp
  • Allentown Morning Call - POLL: Should Pa. bail out nuclear power?
  • Patriot-News - What does the future of Pennsylvania's nuclear plants look like? - Sarah Mearhoff
  • E&E Daily - Three Mile Island closure raises stakes for states - Kristi E. Swartz
  • Eurekalert - Possible correlation shown between TMI nuclear accident and thyroid cancers - Penn State
  • Johannesburg BizNews - Yelland: 'Why I changed my pro-nuclear stance – solar, wind a game changer' - interview with Chris Yelland by Roger Lilley
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - Coastal Commission pushes San Onofre hearing to August - Jeff McDonald
  • E&E Daily - ELECTRICITY: Thoughts on power markets? Executives have a few - Edward Klump
  • Mainichi Daily News - Hibakusha: Friends reflect on life of fellow A-bomb survivor who died at 100
  • Rutland Herald - OpEd: NorthStar plan makes sense - Bob LEACH
  • Windham County Commons - Feds face local scrutiny of VY sale - Mike Faher
  • Windham County Commons - Letter: 'Rubblization' raises questions about original agreement between Entergy, state - Robert A. Oeser, Brattleboro
  • Windham County Commons - Nuke advisory panel bill stalls in Senate - Mike Faher
  • Tri-City Herald - Bechtel earns $7.2 million in incentive pay for managing Hanford vit plant - Annette Cary
  • NAS - Project Update: Review of Governance Reform in the National Nuclear Security Administration
  • NRC - NRC to Hold Public Meeting to Discuss 2016 Performance of Seabrook Nuclear Power Plant
  • IAEA - Saudi Arabia Signs its First Country Programme Framework (CPF) for 2017-2021
  • IAEA - Central African Republic Signs Its Country Programme Framework (CPF) for 2017-2021
  • IAEA - Kenya Signs its Fourth Country Programme Framework (CPF) for 2017–2022
  • IAEA - The Philippines Signs a Country Programme Framework (CPF) for 2016-2021
  • Japan Times - Yoshie Oka, first to report Hiroshima A-bomb devastation, dies of lymphoma at 86
  • BelTA - Global nuclear industry trends to be in spotlight at Atomexpo 2017 in Moscow
  • BelTA - Zakrevsky: Ashgabat forum is a good opportunity to voice national energy interests
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Brown: I poked my nose into a hornet's nest at Eskom - FULL STATEMENT
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Disposal of High-Level Radioactive Wastes in a Geologic Repository at Yucca Mountain, NV FR Document: 2017-11177 Citation: 82 FR 25015 PDF Pages 25015-25016 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Environmental Assessments; Availability, etc.: Tennessee Valley Authority; Browns Ferry Nuclear Plant, Units 1, 2, and 3 FR Document: 2017-11184 Citation: 82 FR 24998 PDF Pages 24998-25015 (18 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Guidance: Evaluation of Shipper-Receiver Differences in the Transfer of Special Nuclear Material, Revision 0; Internal Transfers of Special Nuclear Material, Revision 0; Shipping and Receiving Control of Strategic Special Nuclear Material, Revision 1; Withdrawal FR Document: 2017-11225 Citation: 82 FR 25016 PDF Pages 25016-25017 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Guidance: Qualification of Safety-Related Vented Lead-Acid Storage Batteries for Nuclear Power Plants FR Document: 2017-11223 Citation: 82 FR 24996 PDF Pages 24996-24997 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Guidance: Shipping, Receiving, and Internal Transfer of Special Nuclear Material FR Document: 2017-11224 Citation: 82 FR 24997 PDF Pages 24997-24998 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Sen. Ed Markey (D-MA) - Markey Blasts Trump Admin. Effort to Begin Yucca Mountain Relicensing
  • Ecowatch - Three Mile Island Nuke Plant Closure Strengthens Call for Renewable Energy Future - Harvey Wasserman

    Tuesday, May 30, 2017

  • Seeker - Trump Eyes Rebooting Yucca Mountain, as Nuclear Waste Piles Up - Matt Smith
  • RTO Insider - CPP's Fate Leaves States, Markets to Drive Grid Decarbonization - Robert Mullin
  • Daily Energy Insider - Energy Department fiscal year 2018 budget lacks sufficient funding for nuclear
  • Washington Times - Trump Block Grant cuts face bipartisan stonewall - S.A. Miller
  • FairWarning - U.S. Senators Ask: What's Up at OSHA? - Paul Feldman
  • Eyewitness News Johannesburg - Gauteng police probe death of Eskom employee - Kgomotso Modise
  • Eyewitness News Johannesburg - [LISTEN] Guptas want documents for own probe into leaked emails - Breakfast with Xolani Gwala
  • Los Alamos Monitor - Cerro Grande Fire 17 years later - Jody Benson< Pajarito Group Sierra Club
  • Daily Astorian - Our View: GAO must review tunnel collapse at Hanford site
  • Daily Energy Insider - Legislators urge GAO to review cleanup, environmental remediation at Hanford nuclear site after tunnel collapse
  • Tri-City Herald - Letter: State should allow Hanford waste to be grouted - Garry Amidan, West Richland
  • NewsChannel 5 Nashville - Three Mile Island plant to shut down in 2019, owner says - AP
  • AP News - Owner says Three Mile Island plant to shut down in 2019 - Marc Levy
  • Bloomberg - North Korea Says New Missile Landed Within 7 Meters of Target - Andy Sharp and Kanga Kong
  • Bloomberg - Editorial: Ransomware and the NSA--Should the government still be stockpiling software flaws?
  • Bloomberg - Infamous Three Mile Island Nuke Is Latest Casualty of Shale Boom - Jim Polson
  • Reuters - Three Mile Island, site of 1979 nuclear accident, to close in 2019 - Scott DiSavino
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-French regulator to give final ruling on Flamanville reactor at end of summer - Geert De Clercq
  • Reuters - Japan urges China to play bigger role in restraining North Korea - Ben Blanchard and Elaine Lies
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-Finnish utility TVO drops latest legal action against Areva - Dominique Vidalon in Paris and Jussi Rosendahl in Helsinki
  • Open Democracy - Nuclear transboundary consultations are a test for public participation and transparency across Europe - Ana-Maria Seman
  • Power Technology - The psychology of nuclear power: Stop saying it's safe - Molly Lempriere
  • Daily Post North Wales - First Minister '100% committed to new Wylfa nuclear plant' - Gareth Wyn-Williams
  • Financial Times - Letter: Funding woes persist but nuclear has a role to play - From Malcolm Grimston, London, UK
  • IAEA - IAEA Helps Enhance Management of Disused High Activity Radioactive Sources in Asia and the Pacific - Juan Carlos Benitez Navarro, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy; Irena Chatzis, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • Charleston Post Courier - Firms said to be preparing bids for Georgia's nuclear project - Mark Chediak, Stephen Stapczynski and Christopher Martin
  • Bellona - Vilnius redoubles pushback against Belarusian nuclear plant - Charles Digges
  • Dhaka Tribune - Moscow offers Bangladeshi students scholarship to study nuclear tech
  • Patriot-News - What will happen to the radioactive spent fuel if TMI closes? - Wallace McKelvey
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Hitachi revs up to dismantle Japanese nuclear power plants
  • Energy Business Review - EU approves EDF's takeover of Areva's nuclear reactors business
  • Sputnik News - Rosatom Contracts on Uranium Deliveries to US Worth $6.5Bln
  • Metro UK - Lifelong anti-nuclear campaigner Jeremy Corbyn says he'll issue orders to Trident commanders - Adam Smith
  • Daily Telegraph - The other Brexit has been forgotten: leaving Europe's nuclear community is just as fraught with fissile hazard - Ambrose Evans-Pritchard
  • News24 City-Press - Infographic: How the Guptas captured nuclear
  • WKMS Murrey State, KY - DOE Requesting $270M in FY18 for Paducah Nuclear Site Efforts - Matt Markgraf
  • Zawya - UAE delegation marks UAE-IAEA nuclear technical cooperation
  • IAEA - Statement at International Conference on the IAEA Technical Cooperation Programme: Sixty Years and Beyond – Contributing to Development - IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano, Vienna Austria
  • Bangladesh News24 - PM Hasina stresses 'science diplomacy' for sustainable growth at Vienna conference - Sumon Mahbub
  • Business Wire - U.S. Department of Energy Selects Fluor Joint Venture for Paducah Site Deactivation Contract - Fluor Corporation
  • Yonhap News - Moon requests Netherlands' continued cooperation on N.K. nuclear issue - hague@yna.co.kr
  • Financial Express Bangladesh - IAEA at 60: Making the world safe from nuclear weapons - A.K.M. Masudur Rahman
  • Forbes - Why Do Federal Subsidies Make Renewable Energy So Costly? - James Conca
  • Xinhua News - Finland raises tactical nuclear weapons in NATO disarmament conference
  • BelTA - Belarus is building the most reliable and safest nuclear power plant - Vladimir Semashko
  • Pakistan News International - Remembering the nuclear tests - Ali Sarwar Naqvi
  • Construction Index - CH2M team lands $1.5bn nuclear deal
  • Nunatsiaq News - Toxic Cold War legacy hidden under thin ice in Greenland--American "Camp Century" contains PCBs, radioactive coolant, diesel fuel - Steve Ducharme
  • IAEA - Partnerships Key to Sharing Nuclear Science and Technology - Laura Gil, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Australian Financial Review - US nuclear weapons tests come to YouTube - Christine Hauser
  • Independent Barents Observer - Ice-locked ships start moving from Pevek after 5 months of captivity - Atle Staalesen
  • Kingston Whig-Standard - Activity on power plant site at peak - Elliot Ferguson
  • Mid-Hudson News - Indian Point sirens to be tested this week
  • NWTRB - FY 2018 Congressional Budget Justification
  • World Nuclear News - Three Mile Island faces premature retirement
  • World Nuclear News - Areva reactor business sale meets European rules
  • World Nuclear News - Fuel assemblies arrive at Barakah 1
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  • BBC - Three Mile Island to close 40 years after accident
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Koeberg ready to support water management plans - Velaphi Ntuli, Koeberg power station manager
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Nuclear panel moves toward licensing Nevada's Yucca Mountain - Gary Martin
  • NHK World - A-bomb survivor who reported the attack dies
  • NHK World - Municipalities call for ban on nuclear weapons
  • Asahi Shimbun - EDITORIAL: Diet should dispel lingering doubts over conspiracy bill
  • Japan Times - Upper House begins deliberations on conspiracy bill
  • Mainichi Daily News - Hibakusha: Former teacher tackles sharing A-bomb experience with future generations
  • Mainichi Daily News - Oka, 1st to report Hiroshima A-bomb, dies at 86
  • BelTA - WANO to check Belarusian nuclear power plant before launch
  • BelTA - Belarus to prepare national report on BelNPP's stress tests in September
  • Washington Examiner - Perry plans clean energy trip as Trump decides on climate deal - John Siciliano
  • Japan Times - Tepco visits Niigata residents to apologize for latest safety blunder

    Monday, May 29, 2017

  • London Times - Trump to hide nuclear waste beneath sacred Yucca Mountain in Nevada - James Dean
  • KUNM University Of New Mexico - LANL Future Uncertain After Fire, Archdiocese Tells Workers To Ask ICE Agents For Warrants
  • AP News - US nuclear lab's future up in the air after recent fire
  • Bloomberg - Europe's Biggest Utilities Join Blockchain Energy Trading Trial - Weixin Zha
  • Bloomberg - North Korea Launches Ballistic Missile, Ignoring G-7 Warning - Kanga Kong and Hooyeon Kim
  • Reuters - EU clears EDF's takeover of Areva's nuclear reactors business - Philip Blenkinsop
  • Reuters - North Korea fires Scud-class ballistic missile, Japan protests - Jack Kim and Ju-min Park
  • Financial Times - Wood keen to keep Amec's nuclear unit in £2.2bn merger - Nathalie Thomas
  • Daily Hampshire Gazette, MA - Ann Darling: Nuclear power not a viable option - Ann Darling, Easthampton
  • Watertown Daily Times - A nuclear 'renaissance' is now a financial quagmire
  • Gulf Times - Nuclear power - Iain Wilson
  • Daily Sabah - Energy watchdog: Nuclear vital for developed countries
  • Energy Business Review - US DOE awards $1.5bn contract for Paducah nuclear site clean-up
  • Business Day South Africa - Letter: Narrow pro-nuclear circle - Keith Gottschalk, Claremont
  • The Namibian - Swakop Uranium investigates waste leak - Adam Hartman
  • Pulse Ghana - Ghana ready to follow strict rules - Atomic Energy - Kwasi Gyamfi Asiedu
  • IAEA - IAEA course in Asia and Pacific Region focuses on the use of radiation monitoring for public protection in a nuclear emergency - Phillip Vilar Welter, IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security; Sinead Harvey, IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security
  • IAEA - International Conference on IAEA Technical Cooperation Programme to Start Tomorrow - Laura Gil, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • BusinessKorea - Pushing Ahead amid No Alternative: S. Korean Government to Accelerate Nuclear Decommissioning
  • Pakistan News International - Random thoughts - Dr A Q Khan
  • Vermont Journalism Trust - Feds face questions at Vermont Yankee meeting - Mike Faher
  • Newburyport Daily News - Public meeting on Seabrook plant slated - Angeljean Chiaramida
  • The Australian - Feds still rule out power emissions scheme
  • Creamer Media's Engineering News - Column: Koeberg aims to ease Cape Town's water woes through desalination - Velaphi Ntuli, Koeberg power station manager
  • Mid-Hudson News - Indian Point Closure Task Force to meet for first time
  • IAEA - Remarks at Meeting of IAEA National Liaison Officers
  • IAEA - IAEA Delivers Report on Nuclear Power Infrastructure Development to Ghana
  • JAIF - Ohi-3 & -4 NPPs Clear Safety Examinations toward Restarts this Autumn
  • TEPCO - The list of sold real estate has been updated under the "Measures towards reform" page.
  • TEPCO - Financial Assistance from the Nuclear Damage Compensation and Decommissioning Facilitation Corporation
  • TEPCO - Situation of storing and treatment of accumulated water including highly concentrated radioactive materials at Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station (303rd Release)
  • Tri-City Herald - Guest column: Richland's mushroom cloud is again getting attention - Renee Lewis
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Editorial: Clean up Savannah River Site
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Rule List of Approved Spent Fuel Storage Casks: TN Americas, LLC, NUHOMS EOS Dry Spent Fuel Storage System, Certificate of Compliance No. 1042 FR Document: 2017-11064 Citation: 82 FR 24457
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Medical Use of Byproduct Material FR Document: 2017-10967 Citation: 82 FR 24750
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Applications: Exelon Generation Co., LLC, James A. FitzPatrick Nuclear Power Plant FR Document: 2017-11039 Citation: 82 FR 24742
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Applications; Amendments: Exelon Generation Co., LLC, Nine Mile Point Nuclear Station, Units 1 and 2 FR Document: 2017-11040 Citation: 82 FR 24746
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on APR1400 FR Document: 2017-11075 Citation: 82 FR 24746
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Patient Release Program FR Document: 2017-11027 Citation: 82 FR 24745

    Sunday, May 28, 2017

  • Lincoln Journal Star - Letter: Nuclear waste requires safe storage - Darryll Pederson, UNL professor emeritus of hydrogeology, Lincoln
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Editorial: Clean up Savannah River Site
  • Augusta Chronicle - Scuttlebiz: MOX appears dead, but not buried - Damon Cline
  • Bloomberg News(Apr 8, 2017) - Nuclear Power's Original Mistake: Trying to Domesticate the Bomb--Eisenhower's solution for the "fearful atomic dilemma" never made economic sense - Stephen Mihm
  • Bloomberg News - Trump Is Gutting Regulations That Corporate America Hates - Matthew Townsend
  • AP News - AP FACT CHECK: President Trump and his mistold NATO tales - Calvin Woodward and Josh Boak
  • Bloomberg - Trump Made This G-7 a Lot Different Than the Last - Marc Champion
  • Phys.org - Why nuclear could become the next 'fossil' fuel - Kerry Sheridan
  • Albuquerque Journal - N.M. delegates face Trump budget dilemma - Michael Coleman
  • Washington Post - Fire raises questions about Los Alamos National Laboratory's safety
  • Clay Center Dispatch - US nuclear lab's future up in the air after recent fire - Associated Press
  • U.S. News & World Report - Executives Earn Millions Despite Losses at Nuclear Projects
  • The Australian - Australia can play a big role in safer, cheap nuclear development
  • Interesting Engineering - Turning Nuclear Weapons into Nuclear Fuel - Maverick Baker
  • Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA - Bill would honor veterans of nuclear weapons testing era
  • Japan Times - Takahama mayor floats dry cask storage as backup to Kansai Electric's nuclear disposal site quest
  • Arab News - Saudis receiving nuclear training in Argentina: Envoy - Mohammed Rasooldeen
  • Citrus County Chronicle - Letter: Here's the story about uranium - William Collins, Inverness
  • GhanaWeb - Ghana ready to abide by nuclear safety rules – Atomic Energy
  • Korea Herald - Aged nuke power reactor halted, investigation underway
  • Gulf Business News - UAE's nuclear power plant receives key components as it prepares for launch - Aarti Nagraj
  • China Post - Electricity prices forecast to rise 10% in nuclear-free Taiwan
  • Sputnik News - Kiev's Plan to Increase Strain on Nuclear Plants Risks Chernobyl 2.0 Scenario
  • Pakistan DAWN - Significant cut in atomic energy development budget
  • Financial Times - Brussels poised to clear EDF takeover of Areva's reactor business - Michael Stothard and Rochelle Toplensky
  • MyBroadband South Africa - Eskom working behind the scenes on nuclear deal
  • Johannesburg Citizen - Gigaba asked to approve 'various components of nuclear deal'
  • News24 - Eskom asks Gigaba for blank cheque - Sipho Masondo
  • Nikkei Asian Review - South Korea's new energy plan puts pressure on Kepco - Kim Jaewon
  • CBC News - Cameco enters $2B deal with Ontario's Bruce Power
  • New London Day - Protecting Millstone, state's primary electric provider - Craig T. Olsen
  • Truthdig - Washington Post Keeps Running Op-Eds by Lobbyists Pushing Their Clients' Weapons - Adam Johnson / AlterNet
  • WLBZ 2 Bangor, ME - NH state reps, union members rally outside Westinghouse in light of lockout - Katharine Bavoso
  • USGS - M 4.5 - 2km E of Shiki, Japan
  • Press TV - Top Iranian security official: Trump's anti-Tehran remarks false and baseless
  • Fin24 - Group that ended Eskom's nuclear bid plans next move - Matthew le Cordeur
  • Fin24 - Anti-nuclear activist gives radiation health warning after trip to Japan - Matthew le Cordeur
  • Fin24 - Green power on collision course with CSIR - Sizwe Sama Yende
  • Fin24 - Vendor concern about the future of the nuclear build - Peter Luhanga
  • NHK World - Sediment may be from molten reactor parts
  • Japan Times - Nuclear storage crisis grows as reactor restarts continue - Eric Johnston
  • Japan Times - Concert at A-bomb dome celebrates Obama's 2016 visit to Hiroshima
  • Japan Times - Takahama mayor floats dry cask storage as backup to Kansai Electric's nuclear disposal site quest
  • Mainichi Daily News - Fukui town mayor floats idea of dry cask storage for nuclear fuel
  • Exchange Monitor - Tightened NRC Budget Includes $30M for Yucca Mountain
  • SF Bay Area IMC - Nuclear Shutdown News May 2017 - Michael Steinberg

    Saturday, May 27, 2017

  • E&E Daily - DOE: Big talk but little action as nominations lag - Hannah Northey
  • Bloomberg - White House to Share Information About Lobbyist Waivers - Julie Bykowicz
  • Bloomberg - Corbyn Preserves Ambivalent Stance on Nuclear Weapons and NATO - Alex Morales
  • Bloomberg - Zbigniew Brzezinski, Security Adviser to Carter, Dies at 89 - Laurence Arnold
  • Reuters - China's Xi says need to move to greener economic growth: state media - Sue-Lin Wong
  • Reuters - Storage of nuclear waste poses threat to U.S., scientists warn - Ian Simpson
  • Reuters - Trump's bid to open U.S. monuments to development draws calls for protection - Valerie Volcovici
  • Reuters - U.S., Japan agree to enhance North Korea sanctions: White House - Steve Holland
  • Center for Public Integrity - Trump seeks to spend more on nuclear weapons but buys little added capability - Patrick Malone
  • Gulf News - Barakah nuclear plant gets critical components
  • Xinhua News - Fuel assemblies safely shipped to UAE's nuclear power project: ENEC
  • UPI - Military leaders make case for $13.9B nuclear weapons budget - Stephen Carlson
  • Native Sun News - Tribes give resounding NO to EPA questions on uranium mining - Talli Nauman
  • Windsor Star - Amherstburg residents to get potassium iodine pills in case of nuclear emergency - Mary Caton Mary Caton
  • SDPB Radio - EPA Extends Public Comment Period On Uranium Mining - Lee Strubinger
  • Baltic Times - Even two nuclear reactors could be too many for Belarus
  • Charlotte Business Journal - Report: Bechtel, Fluor will bid to take over construction of Vogtle nuclear project - John Downey
  • Hartlepool Mail - Troops sent to Hartlepool nuclear power station as police step up security over Bank Holiday weekend
  • Johannesburg Citizen - Nuclear deal is Zuma's top priority – damning report - Yadhana Jadoo
  • Eastern Cape Daily Dispatch - 'Kitchen cabinets' run SA
  • Daily Maverick - Betrayal of the Promise: The Anatomy of State Capture - Ranjeni Munusamy
  • Johannesburg Citizen - READ: Damning new state capture report
  • Westerly Sun - House Democratic leaders question Millstone's need for state assistance - Eric Bedner
  • WTNH New Haven - Lower rates or big power play by big power company? - Mark Davis
  • Sputnik News - Uruguay Leader Starts Europe Trip Sunday, Plans Talks With IAEA Nuclear Chief
  • Saskatoon StarPhoenix - In move that 'provides additional certainty,' Cameco signs $2-billion deal with Bruce Power - Alex MacPherson, Saskatoon StarPhoenix Alex MacPherson
  • Foreign Policy - Boeing's Iran Deal Puts Trump in Tough Spot - Jessica Holzer
  • Patriot Ledger - Advisory panel grills officials about Pilgrim plant - Frank Mand
  • Nikkei Asian Review - A year after Hiroshima, Obama's nuclear-free hope a pipe dream - Naoya Yoshino
  • EcoLog.com - Who knew? - Mark Sabourin
  • Financial Times - Solar outshines nuclear as spring sun boosts UK output - Andrew Ward
  • London Times - Solar power outshines nuclear for the first time - Ben Webster, Environment Editor
  • BusinessGhana - IAEA submits report on Ghana's Nuclear Power Programme
  • Business Wire - BWXT Joint Venture Awarded $1.5 Billion Environmental Management Contract - BWX Technologies, Inc.
  • Portsmouth Daily Times - EM testifies on budget - Frank Lewis
  • Daily Kos - Four climate protesters arrested for disrupting rubber-stamp energy agency's confirmation hearing - Meteor Blades
  • Brussels Times - The Doel 4 reactor shut down - Sarah Johansson
  • Kitsap Sun - Submarine USS Buffalo arrives for decommissioning - Ed Friedrich
  • Union of Concerned Scientists - Renewable Energy Surges Globally with China and India in the Lead - Rachel Cleetus, lead economist and climate policy manager
  • IB Times - Famous Whistleblowers: Julian Assange, Daniel Ellsberg and Others Who Leaked Classified Information - Vishakha Sonawane
  • Taipei Times - Cross-party alliance to push renewable energy - Lin Chia-nan
  • Beyond Nuclear - Stellar line-up at 2017 Alliance for Nuclear Accountability Awards event
  • Beyond Nuclear - Highly radioactive liquid from Canada raises concerns about worker safety at Savannah River Site
  • Atomic Insights - Nominations for NRC Commissioners - Rod Adams
  • NEI - High-Quality NRC Nominations Mark Administration Support for Nuclear Energy
  • USGS - M 5.0 - 7km WNW of Golmarmara, Turkey
  • USGS - M 4.9 - 53km NNW of Obama, Japan
  • USGS - M 4.6 - 3km SE of Iiyama, Japan
  • Trend News Agency - Top diplomat: US adheres to JCPOA as Iran policy under review - Dalga Khatinoglu, Khalid Kazimov
  • Jiji Press - Hibakusha Recalls Obama's Hiroshima Visit
  • POGO - President Trump Terminates Wasteful Nuclear Facility in Budget Proposal - Lydia Dennett
  • POGO - America's $1.1 Trillion National Security Budget - Mandy Smithberger
  • POGO - POGO Requests that the White House Publicly Release Ethics Records - : Danielle Brian, Scott H. Amey, J.D.

    Friday, May 26, 2017

  • National Law Review - Analysis of Energy and Tax Proposals in the 2018 Budget Proposal
  • RTO Insider - Updated: No Fireworks for FERC Nominees at Senate Hearing - Rich Heidorn Jr. and Michael Brooks
  • The Hill blog - Senators air grievances on Trump energy budget, delays - Timothy Cama
  • Law360 - EU Lawmakers Push For Wider Whistleblower Protections - Richard Crump
  • FAIR.org - WaPo Provides Platform for Calls to Imprison WaPo Sources - Adam Johnson
  • Rexburg Standard Journal - Experimental Breeder Reactor-I opens Memorial Day weekend for summer tours - INL news
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Time to end the decay at the Energy Department - Jeff Terry
  • Bloomberg - Bechtel, Fluor Said to Prepare Bids for Southern Nuclear Project - Mark Chediak, Stephen Stapczynski, and Chris Martin
  • Reuters - Kazakhstan to produce nuclear fuel for China - Mariya Gordeyeva
  • Reuters - BRIEF-Four Rivers Nuclear Partnership awarded Department Of Energy Paducah deactivation and remediation contract
  • Reuters - Russia, China urge caution in countering North Korea's nuclear program - Denis Pinchuk
  • Reuters - Exclusive: Bankrupt Westinghouse ends pensions for ex-CEOs, executives - Tom Hals
  • Financial Times - Nuclear is rightly vanishing as an answer to our energy needs - Neil Collins
  • ABS-CBN News - Philippines, Russia forge nuclear cooperation deal
  • Phys.org - US nuclear regulators greatly underestimate potential for nuclear disaster, researchers say
  • CBS 8 San Diego - Fight over plan to dispose of nuclear waste
  • ThinkProgress - Nuclear industry prices itself out of power market, demands taxpayers keep it afloat - Joe Romm
  • Philadelphia Inquirer - Editorial: Pennsylvania residents shouldn't bear cost of propping up nuclear industry
  • Daily Hamshire Gazette - Letter: Henry Rosenberg: Unable to store nuclear waste safely - Henry Rosenberg, Northampton
  • Hindustan Times - China unveils flagship nuclear tech to be used in Karachi atomic plants - Sutirtho Patranobis
  • ECNS.cn - China on verge of mass production of new nuclear reactors
  • TASS - Nuclear technologies as a driver for green power
  • TASS - Energy from hydrocarbons: a relic of the past or a foundation for new growth?
  • New Straits Times - Smart energy consumption - Shahino Mah Abdullah
  • FAS Strategic Security Blog - Latest Nuclear Weapon Declassifications
  • in-cumbria - Nuclear workers accept pension offer - RenewEconomy
  • Renew Economy Australia - The French experiment – and the shift from nuclear to renewables - Craig Morris
  • E&E Daily - Delayed decision on Vogtle sows 'some real confusion' - Kristi E. Swartz
  • World Nuclear News - Preserving and developing Germany's nuclear expertise
  • World Nuclear News - IAEA verifies UAE nuclear material inventory
  • World Nuclear News - Design work suspended for new Shin Hanul units
  • Business Day South Africa - LETTER: Nuclear still only option - Dr Anthonie CilliersProgramme manager: nuclear engineering, North West University
  • DoD - Modernization, Replacement Programs Constitute Nuclear Deterrence Priority - Cheryl Pellerin, DoD News, Defense Media Activity
  • Romania-Insider - Romania's National Uranium Company will get state aid for restructuring
  • Yonhap News - Trump says N. Korean nuke problem will be solved at some point
  • Atlanta Journal Constitution - Despite earlier 'well protected' claim, Ga. Power customers face nuclear risk - Matt Kempner
  • San Jose Mercury News - PG&E customers spared $1.36 billion in added bills - George Avalos
  • GAO - Commercial Nuclear Waste: Resuming Licensing of the Yucca Mountain Repository Would Require Rebuilding Capacity at DOE and NRC, Among Other Key Steps GAO-17-340
  • All Things Nuclear - The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly: NNSA's FY18 Budget Request - Stephen Young, Washington representative and senior analyst
  • Aiken Standard - U.S. House members mixed on MOX - Michael Smith
  • Sputnik News - US Air Force Wants More Funds for Sixth-Gen Fighter Jet, Nuke-Capable Missiles
  • Mail & Guardian - The hurdles nuclear must now clear - Lynley Donnelly
  • Charlotte Business Journal - Newly released documents catalog costs and technical details of the troubled V.C. Summer nuclear project - John Downey
  • Energy Business Review - Horizon Nuclear presents compact power station design for Wylfa nuclear plant
  • TASS - Putin and Orban discuss energy projects, Paks nuclear power
  • Dong-A Ilbo - Designing of new nuclear power plants put on ice under Moon administration - Min-Woo Park
  • Business Insider Nordic - After a decade-long delay and a cool €5 billion over budget, this Finnish eternity project is finally nearing completion - Tom Turula
  • Northumberland Today - Cameco signs 10-year extension with Bruce Power - Cecilia Nasmith
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - Edison violated San Onofre testing rules, NRC says - Jeff McDonaldJeff McDonald
  • Daily Energy Insider - Nuclear Energy Institute president unveils national nuclear advocacy strategy
  • Rutland Herald - NRC grilled on Yankee owner's plans - Susan Smallheer
  • Utility Dive - Senators defend state energy policies in confirmation hearing for FERC, DOE nominees - Gavin Bade
  • Barnstable Patriot - Deconstructing Pilgrim: The will of the people - Diane Turco
  • West Kentucky Star - DOE Awards $1.4 Billion Contract for Plant Cleanup
  • Paducah Sun - DOE awarding 10-year contract for local cleanup - David Zoeller
  • Brattleboro Reformer - Letter: Senators urge public involvement in NorthStar deliberations - Vermont State Senators Peg Flory, Brian Collamore, Richard Mazza, Robert Starr and Dustin Degree
  • IPS - Africa – More than Just Conflicts, Corruption, Disasters
  • DOE - Secretary of Energy Rick Perry Receives Good Neighbor Award From U.S.-Mexico Chamber of Commerce
  • GAO - Nuclear Regulatory Commission: Efforts Intended to Improve Procedures for Requesting Additional Information for Licensing Actions Are Under Way GAO-17-344
  • GAO - Department of Energy: Continued Actions Needed to Address Management Challenges GAO-17-651T
  • NWTRB - FY 2018 Congressional Budget Justification - IAEA
  • IAEA - IAEA Director General Visits Bosnia and Herzegovina and Macedonia - Laura Gil, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Japan Times - Diet clears Fuketa to take over as NRA chief - Mainichi Daily News
  • Mainichi Daily News - Hiroshima museum receives A-bomb-related materials from descendants of Allied troops
  • Fin24 - Gigaba confirms he didn't sign nuclear deal with Russia - Matthew le Cordeur
  • BelTA - Upgrading output of Belarusian nuclear power plant 'a possibility
  • BelTA - Belarus to work out spent nuclear fuel handling strategy by year end
  • BelTA - Belarusian specialists may help build nuclear power plant in Turkey
  • BelTA - Belarus expects to get IAEA SEED mission's report soon
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Nuclear Energy Advisory Committee FR Document: 2017-10877 Citation: 82 FR 24329 PDF Page 24329 (1 page) Permalink
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability FR Document: 2017-10922 Citation: 82 FR 24345 PDF Page 24345 (1 page) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2017-11033 Citation: 82 FR 24403 PDF Page 24403 (1 page) Permalink
  • DOE - INSPECTION REPORT: OAI-M-17-07, Construction Rework at the Mixed Oxide Fuel Fabrication Facility
  • NRC - Congressional Budget Justification Fiscal Year 2018
  • DOE - FY 2018 Congressional Budget Request
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - GAO outlines $330M 'roadmap' to restart Yucca Mountain licensing - Gary Martin
  • Las Vegas Sun - Report outlines steps to revive Yucca Mountain repository - Yvonne Gonzalez
  • KNPR Las Vegas - Report Outlines Cost Of Resuming Yucca Mtn. Project - KNPR News Staff
  • The Economist - The struggle to repopulate Fukushima--Six years after the nuclear disaster, Japan is pushing villagers back to the homes they left
  • WHIO Dayton - Nuke waste debate: Turn it into glass or encase in cement?
  • St. Joseph Post - Missouri congressional members sponsor radioactive waste site bills
  • Congress.gov - S.1265 - A bill to amend the Nuclear Waste Policy Act of 1982 to provide for the expansion of emergency planning zones and the development of plans for dry cask storage of spent nuclear fuel, and for other purposes - Sponsor: Sen. Markey, Edward J. [D-MA] (Introduced 05/25/2017)

    Thursday, May 25, 2017

  • York Daily Record - Three Mile Island closure looms after third failed bid - Brett Sholtis
  • Alamogordo Daily News - DOE axes Otero County borehole project - Jacqueline Devine
  • Aiken Standard - Editorial: This isn't the end of MOX
  • Utility Dive - Senate committee set to grill Trump's FERC nominees - Robert Walton
  • Normangee Star - Trump budget proposal cuts programs used by hundreds of thousands in Utah - Madeline Patrick
  • CNN - Air Force gives new
  • Bloomberg - Trump Is Gutting Regulations That Corporate America Hates - Matthew Townsend
  • Cape Cod Times - Falmouth given deadline on tainted well - Christine Legere
  • CapeCod.com - Cape Downwinders Promote Voter Initiative to Move Nuclear Waste - CapeCod.com NewsCenter
  • Lexology - Decrypting the New Whistleblower Law in France - Littler Mendelson PC
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - DOE wants $323M for WIPP in FY 18 - Maddy Hayden
  • Idaho State Journal - INL museum to open for summer tours
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - EBR-I museum opens Friday
  • IHS Jane's 360 - DoE requests to terminate MOX nuclear disposition programme, again - Daniel Wasserbly
  • Yakima Herald-Republic - Hanford cleanup progress review sought
  • SYour Mother Was a Chemistpokesman-Review - Contamination at Hanford tank did not come from leak - Associated Press
  • Tri-City Herald - DOE says radioactive waste tank not leaking - Annette Cary
  • Tri-City Herald - GAO asked to review aging Hanford facilities after tunnel breach - Annette Cary
  • Eugene Register-Guard - Letter: Keep nuclear moratorium in place - Susan Cundiff, Eugene
  • Spokesman-Review - Washington state lawmakers want review of Hanford cleanup - Jim Camden
  • Eugene Register-Guard - Editorial: BPA back on the block--This time, sale of transmission system is proposed
  • Eugene Register-Guard - Letter: State's future dangerous, expensive - Teresa Mueller, Eugene
  • Moody's Investors Service - Rating Action: Moody's downgrades EnBW to Baa1 stable outlook
  • Bloomberg - Buoyed by State Aid, U.S. Nuclear Plant Still Fails at Auction - Jim Polson
  • Reuters - OFFICIAL CORRECTION-Vietnam set to approve coal-fired power plants worth $7.5 bln - Mai Nguyen
  • Reuters - Hungary to issue tender for nuclear plant turbines 'very soon' - Marton Dunai and Krisztina Than
  • Reuters - Treasury chief says reviewing Iran's aircraft licenses - David Lawder
  • Reuters - Iran says it has built third underground ballistic missile factory - Parisa Hafezi
  • Reuters - Most Japan firms favor cautious approach to any Toshiba delisting: poll - Sam Nussey
  • Reuters - Podcast: From loathed to loved – the deadly history of the submarine - Matthew Gault
  • IAEA - Ten New Nuclear Reactors Connected in 2016, Bringing Generating Capacity to Highest Ever - Aabha Dixit, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • South Jersey Times - 'Coding error' caused false nuclear alert to reach public - Bill Gallo Jr.
  • Press of Atlantic City - Cumberland County: Officials investigating false nuclear warning sent to Cumberland, Salem counties - Claire Lowe
  • Daily Caller - WHOOPS! New Jersey Accidentally Told Residents Nuclear Plant Was About To Melt Down - Andrew Follett
  • Pittsburgh Tribune-Review - Parks Township nuclear waste cleanup could last until 2031 - Mary Ann Thomas
  • Devon Live News - Nuclear reactor crane at dockyard breaks down - Neil_Shaw
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Meeting tonight on safety at Watts Bar nuclear plant
  • Manila Times - Trump praises Duterte's 'great job' in drug war - Agence France-Presse
  • Japan Times - A U.N. milestone on the road to nuclear abolition - Ramesh Thakur
  • Baltimore Sun - Legislation would limit Trump's nuclear option - Michael J. Keller
  • Atlanta Journal Constitution - Southern Co. CEO faces shareholders, says Vogtle decision coming - Matt Kempner
  • Radio Prague - European nuclear industry ponders problems in Prague - Chris Johnstone
  • Daily Hamshire Gazette - Robert Mantler: Suggests nuclear power at closed coal plant
  • Albuquerque Journal - Nuclear waste storage evaluation put on hold - Lauren Villagran
  • LA Monitor - Hearing looms for troubled plutonium facility - Tris DeRoma
  • WLTX Columbia, SC - Confidential SCE&G Nuclear Plant Contracts Now Open to the Public - Loren Thomas
  • The State - PSC agrees to release SCE&G's contract for Summer power project - Sammy Fretwell
  • Mainichi Daily News - Editorial: KEPCO has huge responsibility in restarting nuke plants
  • The Oregonian - Letter: A 20th century view of 21st century nuclear energy: Letter to the editor - Patrick Sheehan, Happy Valley
  • Herald Scotland - Soldiers to guard sensitive sites, including Scotland's nuclear power stations, as police hunt for Abedi's "network" - Michael Settle
  • Economic Calendar - Spot Uranium Prices See First Weekly Increase in Months - Leia Toovey
  • CCTV - China's first Hualong One nuclear project taking shape
  • World Nuclear News - First Hualong One unit at Fuqing takes shape
  • World Nuclear News - European industry rates decommissioning opportunities
  • World Nuclear News - Westinghouse aims for competitive future
  • World Nuclear News - Replacement steam generators arrive at Cruas 1
  • World Nuclear News - Korsnick calls for concerted nuclear advocacy effort
  • St. Catharines Standard - Nuclear waste shipments concern MP - Allan Benner
  • ThisDay Nigeria - 'Nigeria Needs Nuclear Energy to Boost Economy' - Emma Okonji
  • St. Louis American - EPA reports no nuclear waste in Spanish Village
  • The Week - Defense officials are horrified that Trump told Duterte the locations of America's nuclear submarines
  • State Times, India - Editorial: A great nuclear leap forward - Sandeep Dikshit
  • GhanaWeb - Ghana inches closer to building a nuclear power plant
  • Jordan Times - Jordan joins Nuclear Suppliers Group
  • Petra News Agency - Jordanian scientists to access research reactors of nuclear countries
  • Xinhua News - Russia says to strengthen military to defend national interests
  • Xinhua News - China completes construction of first Hualong One nuclear project
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - A new nuclear arms race? - The Chicago Council on Global Affairs
  • Telangana Today - Editorial: Push for nuclear power
  • CNBC - In France, one of Europe's most powerful solar farms marries innovation with scale - Anmar Frangoul
  • KOB Albuquerque - Surviving Manhattan Project scientist discusses power of the atom - Jen French
  • Hindustan Times - India, Russia work overtime to ink pact on Kudankulam reactors - Jayanth Jacob
  • R & D Magazine - Atomic Structure of Irradiated Materials is More Akin to Liquid than Glass - American Institute of Physics
  • Japan Times - Beloved doll Licca-chan keeps spirits up in disaster-hit Fukushima
  • Port Clinton Beacon - Generation Atomic holding events to save Davis Besse
  • Blackburn News - Amherstburg Wants Nuclear Response Plan Update - Mark Brown
  • Missourinet.com - Missouri congressional members sponsor radioactive waste site bills - Alisa Nelson
  • E&E Daily - Southern will decide Vogtle's fate later this summer - Kristi E. Swartz
  • Pakistan Observer - All resources including nuclear to be exploited to meet energy needs: Dr Ansar - Amanullah Khan
  • GMA Network - PHL, Russia ink deals on defense, nuclear energy - Trisha Macas
  • Bloomberg BNA - Westinghouse to Emerge From Bankruptcy Stronger, CEO Says - Rebecca Kern
  • AllAfrica - South Africa: Koeberg's Unit 2 Resumes Operations
  • Manchester Journal, MA - Atomic veterans: The Cold War's forgotten victims - Greg Sukiennik
  • Business Standard - Letters: Those thorium sands again
  • Rutland Herald - Making best use of Yankee site
  • Power Engineering - Westinghouse to Borrow $800 Million to Complete Business Plan
  • ESI Africa - Koeberg Unit 2 back in operation
  • London Times - Babcock recovers from Magnox nuclear retendering fallout - Martin Waller
  • WPMT FOX43 is Central Pennsylvania - Three Mile Island future in doubt after it fails to sell electricity at auction - Mark Roper
  • Reuters - Most Japan firms favor cautious approach to any Toshiba delisting: poll - Sam Nussey
  • Creamer Media's Engineering News - Opinion: PBMRs could be built in old power stations due to be decommissioned - Rob Jeffrey
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Guest column: March for Science a voice for INL - Jim Francis
  • Cleveland Plain Dealer - Ohio electric utility rates challenged, have cost customers billions of dollars in hidden charges - John Funk
  • Reuters Africa - South Africa's Eskom says Koeberg unit 2 back in service - Tiisetso Motsoeneng
  • New York Law Journal - The Upcoming Role of CFIUS in the Westinghouse Bankruptcy - Anthony Michael Sabino
  • Highlands Current - Indian Point Task Force to Meet
  • Tri-City Herald - Hanford support services contractor earns $19 million incentive pay - Annette Cary
  • NRC - NRC Proposes Fine for Maryland Firm for Not Obtaining Approvals to Perform Work
  • USGS - M 5.3 - 11km W of Babo-Pangulo, Philippines
  • IAEA - IAEA Launches Online Tool for Strengthening Safety of Workers Exposed to Radiation
  • Bellona - Court appeals could clarify law that smothers Russia's non-profits - Charles Digges
  • Bellona - Rosatom's vague plans could create radwaste crisis in Turkey, environmentalists fear - Charles Digges
  • Press TV - US Senate committee approves new Iran sanctions bill
  • Press TV - US arms deal with Saudi Arabia, disaster for Middle East: Pundit
  • Press TV - US to review Boeing, Airbus sales to Iran, impose 'additional sanctions'
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on Planning and Procedures FR Document: 2017-10731 Citation: 82 FR 24168 PDF Pages 24168-24169 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Tennessee Valley Authority - Notice Meetings: Regional Resource Stewardship Council FR Document: 2017-10416 Citation: 82 FR 24202 PDF Page 24202 (1 page) Permalink
  • Senate - site:*.senate.gov yucca
  • House - site:*.house.gov yucca
  • LA Monitor - Hearing looms for troubled plutonium facility - Tris DeRoma
  • McClatchy DC - Trump's budget proposal eliminates 'irresponsible' funding for MOX facility in SC - Donovan Harrell
  • Platts - Trump 2018 budget plan would terminate MOX fuel-making facility - Jim Ostroff
  • Union of Concerned Scientists - Trump Administration FY2018 Budget Proposal to Terminate MOX Program a 'Great Deal'
  • Augusta Chronicle - Trump budget calls for MOX termination at Savannah River Site - Thomas Gardiner
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Trump budget plan boosts funding for N.M. national labs - Rebecca Moss
  • Wired - Faulty analysis could lead to a nuclear fallout 'worse than Fukushima' in the US - Libby Plummer
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Tepco's hopes rest on dubious reform plan, new 77-year-old chief
  • Mainichi Daily News - Editorial: KEPCO has huge responsibility in restarting nuke plants - Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - A predictable nuclear accident at Hanford - Hugh Gusterson
  • DOE - DOE Awards Contract for Continued Deactivation and Remediation of Paducah Gaseous Diffusion Plant - Lynette Chafin
  • DOE - Acting Assistant Secretary Sue Cange Testifies on EM's Fiscal Year 2018 Budget Request to Congressional Subcommittee
  • DOE - EM Rolls Out Fiscal Year 2018 Budget Request
  • Nippon Communications Foundation - Even as Evacuation Orders are Lifted, Recovery Remains Distant Prospect for Many Fukushima Residents - Suzuki Hiroshi
  • Asahi Shimbun - In Fukushima, children are being taught to laugh out loud - Takuya Ikeda

    Wednesday, May 24, 2017

  • E&E Daily - YUCCA MOUNTAIN: Trump proposes money, staff to jump-start repository - Hannah Northey
  • Heritage Foundation Daily Signal - A First Look at Energy Issues in Trump's Budget - Katie Tubb, Nicolas Loris
  • New York Times - Trump Budget Proposes Deep Cuts in Energy Innovation Programs - Brad Plumer And Coral Davenport
  • E&E Daily - DOE: Trump swings ax at coal, renewable, nuclear programs - Christa Marshall and Hannah Northey
  • E&E Daily - BUDGET: Trump fiscal 2018 plan scrubs DOE of Obama-era priorities - Peter Behr and Rod Kuckro
  • Nevada Appeal - Trump's budget draws fire from Nevada delegation - Geoff Dornan
  • KLAS-TV - Impact of Trump's proposed budget on Nevada - Christianne Klein
  • KTVN Reno - President Trump's Budget Proposal Has Massive Cuts to Social Programs
  • McClatchy DC - Trump's gift to at-risk Republicans? A budget they can bash - Lesley Clark
  • PoliticusUSA - Watch Republicans Run Away From Donald Trump's Ruthless Budget - Sarah Jones
  • Quay County Sun - Borehole test drilling project abandoned
  • ABC News - Trump appoints nuclear chief Svinicki to 5-year term - Matthew Daly, Associated Press
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Trump budget proposes DOE cuts - Bryan Clark And Kevin Trevellyan
  • Tri-City Herald - DOE drops plans for test to dispose of Hanford waste capsules - Annette Cary
  • Tri-City Herald - Cut of $119M proposed for Hanford budget by Trump administration - Annette Cary
  • Aiken Standard - Trump budget terminates funding for Aiken County MOX project - Michael Smith
  • Utility Dive - Updated: Trump budget pushes EPA, DOE cuts, divestment from federal power assets - Robert Walton
  • Sacramento Bee - Agency-by-agency look at Trump's budget - Associated Press
  • Oak Ridge Today - Funding for ORNL could be cut $185 million under president's budget - John Huotari
  • My Columbia Basin - Hanford hole covered in plastic (video)
  • Spokesman-Review - Washington Congress members worry Trump budget would cut Hanford cleanup - Jim Camden
  • Spokesman-Review - Trump proposes in budget to sell off Bonneville Power assets - Annette Cary
  • World Nuclear News - Cover installed over collapsed Hanford tunnel
  • World Nuclear News - UK public have say on revised Wylfa Newydd design
  • World Nuclear News - IAEA notes improvements in Czech regulatory framework
  • Atlas Obscura - What It Took to Demolish the Most Infamous Room at the Hanford Nuclear Site - Eric Grundhauser
  • BelTA - Summer school in Russian nuclear research center for Belarusian scientists
  • Yonhap News - China's skepticism may open up new chance to denuclearize North: scholar
  • Senator Dean Heller (R-NV) - Heller on President's Budget: It's Anti-Nevada
  • Rep. Dina Titus (D-NV1) - Titus Statement on Trump's Yucca Mountain Request
  • Rep. Dina Titus (D-NV1) - TRUMP BUDGET STEALS PUBLIC LANDS MONEY FROM NEVADA
  • Rep> Jacky Rosen, (D-NV3) - Rosen: Trump's Budget Fails to Reflect Nevada Values
  • Rep. Ruben Kihuen, (D-NV4) - REP. KIHUEN: TRUMP BUDGET INDEFENSIBLE AND IMMORAL
  • Sen. Catherine Cortez Masto (D NV) - Cortez Masto Statement on Trump Administration's Budget Proposal
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Direct Transfer of Licenses; Applications: Entergy Nuclear Operations, Inc.; Vermont Yankee Nuclear Power Station FR Document: 2017-10655 Citation: 82 FR 23845 PDF Pages 23845-23849 (5 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Exemptions: Entergy Nuclear Operations, Inc., Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station FR Document: 2017-10640 Citation: 82 FR 23843 PDF Pages 23843-23845 (3 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on Regulatory Policies and Practices FR Document: 2017-10642 Citation: 82 FR 23841 PDF Page 23841 (1 page) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Memorandum of Understanding between Federal Bureau of Investigation and U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission FR Document: 2017-10641 Citation: 82 FR 23849 PDF Pages 23849-23850 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Standard Review Plans: Physical Security Hardware: Inspections, Tests, Analyses, and Acceptance Criteria FR Document: 2017-10629 Citation: 82 FR 23841 PDF Pages 23841-23842 (2 pages) Permalink
  • NRC - NRC Proposes FY 2018 Budget to Congress
  • Trend News Agency - UN expects fruitful co-op with Iran during Rouhani's second term (Exclusive) - Mehdi Sepahvand, Khalid Kazimov
  • NHK World - Former TEPCO execs to be tried on June 30th
  • NHK World - Geologists assess cracks in Oita Prefecture
  • NHK World - Nuclear regulator adopts Ohi plant assessment - ShareTwitterFacebookGoogle+
  • NHK World - Trial rice farming begins in a Fukushima town
  • Asahi Shimbun - Hibakusha hail draft of latest move to outlaw nuclear weapons
  • Asahi Shimbun - 4 Japanese firms fund cluster bomb makers despite treaty
  • Japan Times - Two Oi reactors clear regulator safety review, paving way for restart - Kyodo
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Reactors at Oi N-plant approved for safety
  • Mainichi Daily News - As I See It: Neighboring governors should be given right to decide reactor restarts - Shinji Kanto
  • Mainichi Daily News - 2 more nuclear reactors in Japan clear regulator's safety review
  • Mainichi Daily News - 1st draft nuke ban treaty released, 'hibakusha' mentioned
  • Jiji Press - Oi N-Reactors Pass NRA Safety Screenings for Restart

    Tuesday, May 23, 2017

  • Law360 - 5th Circ. Lets Nevada Join Texas Suit Over Yucca Mountain - Keith Goldberg
  • E&E Daily - NOMINATIONS: Trump taps 3 for NRC; Energy deputy pick vows to divest - Hannah Northey
  • The Progressive.org - Open Letter to Amazon's Jeff Bezos About Ohio's Dead Nukes - Harvey Wasserman
  • Patriot-News - The fate of Three Mile Island could be decided this week: Here's how - Wallace McKelvey
  • Bloomberg - Trump Proposes Selling Off Half U.S. Strategic Oil Reserve - Catherine Traywick and Jennifer A Dlouhy
  • E&E Daily - BUDGET: Trump plan would open ANWR, slash EPA, scrap revenue sharing - George Cahlink
  • Washington Examiner - Trump names nominees to nuclear watchdog amid shutdown fears - John Siciliano
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - What Trump's 'taxpayer first' budget would mean for Nevada - Gary Martin
  • Global Research - Environmentalists are Ignoring the Elephant in the Room: U.S. Military is the World's Largest Polluter - Washington's Blog
  • JD Supra - Oregon OSHA Issues Proposed Changes to Regulations Regarding Occupational Exposure to Beryllium in General Industry, Construction, and Maritime - Stoel Rives LLP; Lou Ferreira, W. Cory Haller, Willa Perlmutter
  • WBIR Knoxville - At ORNL, Energy Sec. Perry addresses DOE budget cut concerns - Becca Habegger
  • AP News - Questions about Russia chase Trump during first Israel visit - Jonathan Lemire And Julie Pace
  • Reuters - North Korea on trajectory to nuclear-armed ICBM: U.S. intel official - Phil Stewart and Idrees Ali
  • Reuters - BRIEF-FirstEnergy Nuclear Operating Co says Beaver Valley Power Station unit 2 returned to service on May 21 - Eikon
  • Reuters - Poland will rely on coal for next 15 years: PG Silesia - Agnieszka Barteczko
  • Reuters - Exclusive: U.S., Japanese firms collaborating on new missile defense radars - sources - Tim Kelly and Nobuhiro Kubo
  • Washington Times - OpEd: Why nuclear power subsidies must end--Government bailouts stick consumers with the bill - William F. Shughart II
  • Morning Consult - OpEd: Nuclear Power in America Requires Political Resolve - David Gattie, associate professor of environmental engineering at the University of Georgia
  • Bloomberg BNA - Bundle Clean Energy, Nuclear Tax Credit Proposals: Lawmakers - Brian Dabbs and Rebecca Kern
  • MIT Technology Review - Switzerland Votes to Phase Out Nuclear Power - Michael Reilly
  • All Things Nuclear - TVA's Nuclear Allegators - Dave Lochbaum, director, Nuclear Safety Project
  • Financial Times - Nuclear developers stumble over technology and financing - Andrew Ward
  • ABS-CBN News - Russia offers portable nuke power source for PH: envoy - Katrina Domingo
  • The State - Could losing tax break sink SCE&G's nuclear project? - Sammy Fretwell
  • BBC - The nuclear question on the Clyde - Nick Eardley
  • Economic Times blog - Editorial: Economies of scale in nuclear power
  • The State - Former Midlands mayor named to federal nuclear board - Bristow Marchant
  • Brattleboro Reformer - Nuke advisory panel bill stalls in Legislature - Mike Faher
  • Cape Cod Times - Safety a concern as Pilgrim panel holds first meeting - Christine Legere
  • Vermont Journalism Trust - Nuclear advisory panel realignment stalls - Mike Faher
  • Bombay Free Press Journal - Nuclear, solar power both hold the key
  • KRWG Las Cruces, NM - EPA requires BNSF Railway Company to begin work at abandoned uranium mines
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Nuclear taxes get new lease on life after Fukushima
  • Jordan Times - Expert says Jordan can be nuclear industry hub
  • Petra News Agency - King receives Jordan's nuclear energy program committee
  • NW Evening Mail - Chinese investment hope for £10 billion nuclear plant - Duncan Bick
  • News & Star - Chinese investors linked with £10bn Moorside nuclear plant
  • IAEA - IAEA Mission Notes Major Enhancements in Czech Regulatory Framework, Areas for Improvement - Prague Czech Republic
  • Deutsche Welle - Macron's new environment chief: Greenwashing or green leading?
  • Rexburg Standard Journal - INL Advanced Test Reactor Complex Named ANS Nuclear Historic Landmark
  • New Europe - Kazatomprom and Iran's nuclear energy organisation have a contract for supply of 950 tonnes of unreached uranium - Kulpash Konyrova
  • Engineer Live - Decommissioning developments - Paul Boughton
  • Aiken Standard - Sen. Lindsey Graham talks Russia, MOX - Michael Smith
  • St. Louis Post-Dispatch - Editorial: EPA's findings around West Lake Landfill prompt conflict-of-interest questions
  • The Federalist - Why Are Global Warming Alarmists Afraid Of Nuclear Power? - Robert Tracinski
  • Rapid City Journal - County won't stand against uranium mining - John D. Taylor
  • Interfax-Ukraine - Ukraine buys nuclear fuel worth $121.5 mln in 1Q 2017
  • IAEA - IAEA Library Adopts International Code to Facilitate Member States' Access to Its Collection - Penelope Doulgeris, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy; Sabina Ticevic, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • BelTA - Russian ZiO-Podolsk sends more equipment to Belarusian nuclear power plant
  • India Times - Pakistan still trying to get sand from Pokhran nuclear test site - Vimal Bhatia
  • India Times - China signals it plans to block India's NSG bid once more - Saibal Dasgupta
  • Tampa Bay Times - Trigaux: Can Duke Energy Florida's new chief grow a business when customers use less power? - Robert TrigauxRobert Trigaux
  • Northern Westchester Examiner - Reuse of Indian Point Site Decades Away after Closure - Rick Pezzullo
  • Colorado Independent - Environmental concerns over Rocky Flats refuge prompt federal lawsuit - Kelsey Ray
  • New Scientist - EU nations set to wipe out forests and not account for emissions - Fred Pearce
  • WTNH New Haven - Contaminated clock sites in Waterbury, Thomaston - LaSalle Blanks
  • The Conversation - With a tight federal budget, here's where to focus clean energy research funding
  • Public Citizen - Exelon Corporation to U.S. Chamber: 'I Wish I Knew How to Quit You'
  • DOE - President's FY 2018 Budget Proposal Emphasizes National Security, Early Stage Energy R&D, and Exascale Computing - shaylyn.hynes@hq.doe.gov
  • IAEA - Stable Nitrogen Isotope Helps Scientists Optimize Water, Fertilizer Use
  • USGS - M 4.6 - 39km ENE of Nishinoomote, Japan
  • Trend News Agency - Top diplomat: US adheres to JCPOA as Iran policy under review - Dalga Khatinoglu, Khalid Kazimov
  • Trend News Agency - Iran denies reports on suspension of Kazakh Uranium deal - Farhad Daneshvar
  • Fin24 - The dead are bidding for government business in SA - Sam Mkokeli
  • BelTA - Belarus delivers statement on behalf of middle-income countries at ECOSOC forum in New York
  • New York Times - U.S. Nuclear History Offers Clues to North Korea's Progress - William J. Broad
  • UPI - Mexico next in line to examine geothermal energy__French energy company ENGIE brings Icelandic partner to help green up Mexico's economy. - Daniel J. Graeber
  • DOE:EM - EM Rolls Out Fiscal Year 2018 Budget Request
  • DOE:EM - Redesigned Equipment for Idaho Waste Treatment Facility Tests Successfully
  • DOE:EM - EM/Stewardship Committee Meeting - Location: DOE Information Center, Building 1916–T1, 1 Science.Gov Way, Oak Ridge, TN 37831
  • DOE:EM - Paducah Welcomes EM Site-Specific Advisory Board Chairs
  • Aiken Standard - Trump budget terminates funding for Aiken County MOX project - Michael Smith
  • Atlas Obscura - What It Took to Demolish the Most Infamous Room at the Hanford Nuclear Site - Eric Grundhauser
  • Bismarck Tribune - Trump administration dropping nuclear waste burial test - James Nord Associated Press
  • KELO Sioux Falls, SD - No holes in South Dakota's backyard - Mark Russo
  • KEVN Black Hills Fox - DOE to end deep borehole testing in South Dakota - IAEA
  • IAEA - IAEA's Oldest Technical Working Group, on Fast Reactors, Turns 50 - Shant Krikorian, Department of Nuclear Energy
  • DOE - Energy Department Awards Three Advanced Research Projects Funding Opportunities
  • GAO - NASA: Assessments of Major Projects GAO-17-303SP
  • IAEA - Remarks at Third FAO/IAEA International Conference on Area-wide Management of Insect Pests: Integrating the Sterile Insect and Related Nuclear and Other Techniques - IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano
  • DOE - Q&A: This is Why Energy Savings Performance Contracts are a "Big Deal" - Michele Capots, Senior Communications Specialist
  • DOE: Hanford - Crews Finish Placing Protective Cover over Tunnel at Hanford
  • Anti-Media - 10 Conspiracy Theories That Turned Out To Be True - Jake Anderson
  • KUOW Puget Sound - Caved-In Tunnel At Hanford Covered Over With Strong Tarp - Anna King
  • Spokesman-Review - Washington Congress members worry Trump budget would cut Hanford cleanup - Jim Camden
  • The Oregonian - Oregon lawmakers shouldn't allow nuclear power until there's a safe solution for its waste (Guest opinion) - Barbara Roberts and John Savage
  • St. Louis Post-Dispatch - Missouri delegation to try again to shift cleanup of West Lake to Corps of Engineers - Chuck Raasch
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Biomass Research and Development Technical Advisory Committee FR Document: 2017-10495 Citation: 82 FR 23558 PDF Pages 23558-23559 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Biomass Research and Development Technical Advisory Committee FR Document: 2017-10497 Citation: 82 FR 23559 PDF Pages 23559-23560 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Oak Ridge Reservation FR Document: 2017-10498 Citation: 82 FR 23560 PDF Page 23560 (1 page) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Exemptions: Dominion Energy Kewaunee, Inc., Kewaunee Power Station FR Document: 2017-10431 Citation: 82 FR 23632 PDF Pages 23632-23635 (4 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Facility Operating and Combined Licenses: Applications and Amendments Involving No Significant Hazards Considerations FR Document: 2017-10570 Citation: 82 FR 23615 PDF Pages 23615-23632 (18 pages) Permalink

    Monday, May 22, 2017

  • Las Vegas Sun - Nevada's nuclear dilemma: Inside the reignited fight over Yucca Mountain
  • Porterville Recorder, Porterville, CA - Commentary: What will be nuclear waste answer? - Thomas Elias
  • Las Vegas Sun - We will have to fight to protect our national monuments
  • The Engineer UK - Scifi Eye: Tunnels are inspiration for future worlds - Jon Wallace
  • Falmouth Enterprise - Costs Still Unknown For Fresh Pond Remediation - Ryan Bray
  • Arizona Public Media - Study to Measure Impact of Contaminant Perchlorate on Yuma Residents - Maya Springhawk Robnett
  • ACLU.org - This FBI Whistleblower and Former Undercover Agent Talks the Comey Firing, the Russia Investigation, and What We Can Expect From a Trump FBI - Matthew Harwood
  • Tech Times - Nuclear Power Out, Renewables In: Swiss Voters Decide On Country's Energy Future - Katrina Pascual
  • KLEW Lewiston, ID - Special investigation uncovers Hanford Nuclear Facility puts workers health at risk - Anna Velasquez
  • Bloomberg - Trump Says Iran Is a Threat to U.S. and Israel
  • Bloomberg - Trump Tries to Leverage Iran's Threat to Make Peace in Israel - Michael Arnold, Margaret Talev, and David Wainer
  • Pahrump Valley Times - Effort would remove contaminated soil from Tonopah Test Range - Richard Stephens
  • Reuters - France's EDF denies report of 'secret plan' to delay scaling back nuclear power - Geert de Clercq and Bate Felix
  • Reuters - Westinghouse says locking out union members at New Hampshire plant - Bill Berkrot
  • BBC - Trump tells Israel Iran will never have nuclear weapons
  • Swissinfo - Swiss expats back nuclear phase-out - Samuel Jaberg
  • RT - The future of nuclear power: Russia makes fuel device for ultra-safe reactor
  • Wall Street Journal - The Idea of Floating Nuclear Power Plants Gets a New Look - Timothy Puko
  • Akron Beacon Journal - Editorial: Nuclear hedge against climate change
  • WKSU Kent, OH - FirstEnergy CEO Pleads for Nuclear Plant Subsidies - Andy Chow
  • Lisbon Morning Journal - House sidelines bailout of nuclear plants - Julie Carr Smyth
  • Lockport Union-Sun & Journal - State's nuclear 'bailout' tested by lawmakers - Joe Mahoney
  • Utility Dive - Westinghouse will not object to unsealing contract for VC Summer nuclear project - Peter Maloney
  • E&E Daily - 'Improbable set of circumstances' blindsided Southern - Kristi E. Swartz
  • Charleston City Paper - The Agenda: S.C.'s radioactive landfill - Sam Spence
  • Global Research - Fukushima- Daiichi: High Levels of Cesium Radioactive Material Migrating Down into Soil Around Fukushima - Nanci Bompey
  • Western Mail - Labour pledges support for new nuclear station in Wales as it launches Welsh manifesto - David Williamson
  • Dayton Herald-News, TN - NRC schedules meeting to discuss 2016 performance of Watts Bar Nuclear Plant
  • IAEA - Remarks at Third FAO/IAEA International Conference on Area-wide ...
  • Trend News Agency - Rouhani: Nuke talks – US's only successful engagement with Iran - Mehdi Sepahvand, Fatih Karimov
  • eNews Channel Africa - All roads to sustainable energy lead to the sun - Werner van Zyl, University of KwaZulu-Natal
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Takahama reactor begins electricity generation
  • Swissinfo - Swiss press reacts positively to energy legislation - Christian Raaflaub
  • ITWeb Africa - Zambia ventures into nuclear energy - Michael Malakata
  • Business Day South Africa - 'I don't want to go to prison,' says new energy minister on nuclear plans - Babalo Ndenze
  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - Westinghouse locks out union at New Hampshire plant - Anya Litvak
  • Worcester Business Journal - Pilgrim fueled for last two years
  • Cape Cod Broadcasting - Pilgrim Completes Final Refueling Before Permanent Shutdown; Reconnected to Grid - Matt Pitta
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - San Onofre critics question private meetings on waste storage - Jeff McDonald
  • Power Engineering International - Paving the way to safer and cost-efficient reactors - Thomas Fink, General Manager of the Nuclear Safety Division at Schott
  • Vermont Journalism Trust - State supports confidentiality for documents in Yankee case - Mike Faher
  • Augusta Chronicle - Savannah River Nuclear Solutions recognized for 2016 safety record - Thomas Gardiner
  • E&E Daily - NOMINATIONS: Senators set to grill Trump's DOE, FERC picks - Hannah Northey
  • Baltic Course - Lithuania switches on Elektrenai plant as electricity price jumps
  • Vermont Journalism Trust - Hans Ohanian: Does Vermont truly rank No. 2 in U.S. clean-energy efforts? - Hans C. Ohanian, a physicist and author
  • World Nuclear News - Swiss voters approve gradual nuclear phase out
  • World Nuclear News - European consortium completes first Iter magnet
  • Press TV - 5 security forces killed in ambush in NW Afghanistan: Official
  • NHK World - Takahama reactor starts producing power
  • Mainichi Daily News - Graduates continue singing alma mater of closed Fukushima Pref. high school
  • BelTA - Russian ZiO-Podolsk sends more equipment to Belarusian nuclear power plant
  • BelTA - Myasnikovich: Belarus plans to update energy efficiency laws
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - TEPCO to look inside Fukushima reactor
  • Jiji Press - Seismologists See Problems with NRA N-Plant Screening
  • Jiji Press - Takahama No. 4 N-Reactor Begins Electricity Generation
  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - Notice Meetings: Subcommittee for Dose Reconstruction Reviews, Advisory Board on Radiation and Worker Health, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health FR Document: 2017-10332 Citation: 82 FR 23250 PDF Page 23250 (1 page) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Director's Decisions: Pacific Gas and Electric Co. FR Document: 2017-10430 Citation: 82 FR 23318 PDF Pages 23318-23319 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2017-10473 Citation: 82 FR 23318 PDF Page 23318 (1 page) Permalink

    Sunday, May 21, 2017

  • YouTube - Heller: Yucca Mountain Endangers the Entire Country - SenDeanHeller
  • Augusta Chronicle - Complete Yucca Mountain License Application Review - James Marra Ph.D., executive director of Citizens for Nuclear Technology Awareness
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Lab fire highlights ongoing LANL waste problems - Rebecca Moss
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - House editorial: A government affair
  • AP News - North Korea fires midrange missile in its latest test - Kim Tong-Hyung
  • AP News - Saudis welcome Trump with gold medal, receive arms package - Julie Pace and Jonathan Lemire
  • AP News - NKorea vows to strengthen nukes as US increases pressure - Edith M. Lederer and Matthew Pennington
  • Bloomberg - North Korea Tests Another Missile in Latest Kim Provocation - Kanga Kong and Jiyeun Lee
  • Reuters - Swiss voters embrace shift to renewable energy - Michael Shields and John Miller
  • Reuters - Tillerson calls North Korea nuclear testing 'disappointing, disturbing' - Ginger Gibson
  • Reuters - North Korea tests another missile; Seoul says dashes hopes for peace - Ju-min Park
  • Reuters - U.S. calls on Iran to halt support for 'destabilizing forces' - Yeganeh Torbati and Jonathan Landay
  • CNN - Possible leak found at Washington nuclear site - Nicole Chavez
  • UK Independent - Possible leak investigated at US nuclear site after worker discovers radioactive materials on clothing - Narjas Zatat
  • Tri-City Herald - Temporary cover in place over breached Hanford radioactive waste tunnel - Annette Cary
  • UPI - Radioactivity found on worker's clothing week after tunnel collapse in Washington - Allen Cone
  • Washington State Office of the Attorney General - AG Ferguson releases statement on another potential tank leak at Hanford - Bob Ferguson, Attorney General
  • KHQ Spokane - Governors of Washington, Oregon seek more funding for Hanford
  • Deutsche Welle - Swiss vote in referendum on gradual nuclear phaseout
  • Daily Caller - Locals Beg Billionaire To Save Their Nuclear Power Plants - Andrew Follett
  • Japan Times - South Korean nuclear power plant accident would heavily taint western Japan: simulation
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - ANS president talks nuclear - Kevin Trevellyan
  • Augusta Chronicle - Nuclear worker advocates Critical Nurse Staffing opens two regional offices - Thomas Gardiner
  • Plattsburgh Press Republican - Nuclear 'bailout' faces court challenges--Impact of subsidy already being felt in utility charges - Joe Mahoney
  • POWERnews - Nuclear Farewell? - Kennedy Maize
  • Asheville Citizen-Times, NC - Duke Energy told to detail costs, prospects for nuke plant - Emery P. Dalesio, Associated Press
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Conducting 'quiet diplomacy' / Focusing on common ground for nuclear weapons ban treaty
  • India Times - Kudankulam nuclear plant II restarts generation
  • City A.M. - NuGen takeover: Chinese power giant heads to London to discuss nuclear rescue package - Oliver Gill
  • Korea Times - China fears NK nuke leaks - Oh Young-jin
  • Aiken Standard - SCANA executives received $3.5 million in bonuses since 2008 - Michael Smith
  • E-Flux - If only radiation had color. The Era of Fukushima - X and Beyond, Denmark
  • Tri-City Herald - DOE proposes closing first Hanford tanks 14 years from now - Annette Cary
  • Asahi Shimbun - Fast-selling yogurt helps fund education in Fukushima - Hiroki Koizumi
  • India Times blog - Don't go for pricey foreign N-power plants when solar's going dirt-cheap - SA Aiyar in Swaminomics
  • London Times - Chinese eye rescue of nuclear plant - John Collingridge
  • Charleston Post and Courier - The remaining mission of the Savannah River Site: Clean-up - Doug Pardue
  • WBTW, Myrtle Beach - City of Myrtle Beach honors atomic veterans with new monument - Sina Gebre-Ab
  • New Baltimore Voice - Voice reporter recognized for column, investigative reporting - Series on nuclear dump earns Bloch third-place award
  • New London Day - Millstone bill's fate still unclear as session winds down - Judy Benson
  • Houston Chronicle - Ransomware could easily pinch oil companies, experts say - Collin Eaton
  • JAIF - Takahama-4 NPP is Restarted
  • JAIF - Hirono Town Back to 79.1 Percent of Its Original Population
  • JAIF - Increase in Young Persons and Those Raising Children among Returnees to Naraha Town
  • JAIF - Nuclear Siting Municipalities' Meeting Was Held in Tokyo
  • TEPCO - Situation of storing and treatment of accumulated water including highly concentrated radioactive materials at Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station
  • TEPCO - Fukushima Daiichi NPS Prompt Report 2017
  • TEPCO - Regarding "Nuclear Safety Reform Plan Progress Report (FY2016 4th Quarter)"
  • Philippine Star - HIDDEN AGENDA: Resiliency the Japanese way - Mary Ann LL. Reyes

    Saturday, May 20, 2017

  • Military Times - Commentary: Rally will put needed spotlight on toxic exposure among veterans - Erin Brockovich and Christopher Neiweem
  • Bloomberg BNA - Democrats Call for Inspector General Review of OSHA Rule Delays - Bruce Rolfsen
  • Business Wire - Top 5 Vendors in the Nuclear Fuels Market From 2017 to 2021: Technavio
  • KPVI Pocatello - INL Director Says Progress on New Buildings that will Bring Hundreds of Jobs - Conner Board
  • DOE - Treatment of Remediated Nitrate Salts Begins
  • Seattle Times - Radioactive contamination found on Hanford worker's clothes - Associated Press
  • KING5 Seattle - Another Hanford emergency: Signs of another leaking tank - Susannah Frame
  • KOMO Seattle - Radioactive contamination found of clothes of Hanford worker - Associated Press
  • Wall Street Journal - Worker's Clothing Exposed to Radioactive Contamination at Hanford Nuclear Site - Jim Carlton
  • Seattle PI - Connelly: Governors ask for 'accelerated' cleanup at Hanford - Joel Connelly
  • Quartz - We just avoided nuclear disaster. If we don't act now, we may not be able to avoid the next one - Akshat Rathi
  • KIRO Seattle - On heels of increased cleanup funding request, contamination incident reported at Hanford
  • Tri-City Herald - Plastic rolled out, ready to cover breached Hanford waste tunnel - Annette Cary
  • Tri-City Herald - Contamination found, Hanford tank being checked for interior leak - Annette Cary
  • KUOW Puget Sound - Workers Install Plastic Covering Over Collapsed Hanford Tunnel - Anna King
  • Access Washington - Statement from Gov. Jay Inslee regarding potential leak at Hanford
  • KING5 Seattle - Hanford officials ignored their expert's advice on tunnel safety for decades - Susannah Frame
  • Bloomberg - Iran's Rouhani Sweeps to Second Term, Beating Hardline Rival - Golnar Motevalli and Ladane Nasseri
  • Bloomberg - The Shocking Election That Saved Israel's Economy - Zev Chafets
  • Reuters - Exclusive: EDF set to win EU approval for Areva nuclear reactor deal - source - Foo Yun Chee
  • Reuters - After Rouhani re-election, expect hardliners to 'settle scores' - Parisa Hafezi
  • Reuters - U.S.: Military solution to North Korea would be 'tragic on an unbelievable scale' - Phil Stewart and David Brunnstrom
  • Forbes blog - The GeoPolitics Of The Global Nuclear Landscape - James Conca
  • Forbes blog - Nuclear Energy's Immediate Fate In the U.S. Could Be Up To State Regulators - Ken Silverstein
  • Times of India - Cabinet nod for nuclear reactors bid to make up for lost time? - Indrani Bagchi
  • American Interest - Macron's Nuclear Mistake
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - The ban treaty must address the scientifically predicted consequences of nuclear war - Steven Starr
  • Daily Hamshire Gazette - Don Michak: No 'irony' in opposing nuclear power - Don Michak
  • St. Louis Business Journal - EPA: No radioactive contamination in North County homes sampled by agency - Jacob Kirn
  • KMOV St. Louis - EPA: No contamination in homes near Bridgeton landfill - Associated Press
  • Atlanta Journal Constitution - Plant Vogtle: Georgia's nuclear 'renaissance' now a financial quagmire - Russell Grantham and Johnny Edwards
  • WTOC - GA Power customers' rates could increase to finish Plant Vogtle nuclear reactors - Russ Riesinger
  • Syracuse Post Standard - Did feds begin secret shipments of nuclear waste on I-81 in Upstate NY? - Mark Weiner
  • News Limited Australlia - Green groups shut down nuclear NSW talk - Australian Associated Press
  • Japan Times - Nuke ban would widen rift between haves, have-nots, Kishida says in skipping U.N. talks - Sophie Jackman
  • Pakistan News International - Nuclear waste - John LaForge
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR POWER: Pence meets with trade group chief - Hannah Northey and Sam Mintz
  • St. Catharines Standard - Emergency crews in the dark as nuke shipments begin - Allan Benner
  • Oneonta Daily Star - N.Y. nuclear subsidies face scrutiny, lawsuits - Joe Mahoney
  • NASDAQ - EXCLUSIVE-EU regulators set to clear EDF's bid for Areva nuclear unit - source - Reuters
  • Montpelier Bridge - Letters: Nuclear Power Better Than Wind Turbine Development - Andy Leader, North Middlesex; Landon Mariano, Cabot
  • Miami Herald - After a decade, FPL closes in on license to expand Turkey Point but future still murky - Jenny Staletovich
  • The Hindu - Kudankulam MoU in final stages, says MEA - Suhasini Haidar
  • Brattleboro Reformer - VermontYankee/NorthStar: State agencies OK with confidentiality on Vt. Yankee buy - Mike Faher
  • PennEnergy - Former U.S. Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz joins Board of Directors for fusion energy leader Tri Alpha Energy
  • Aiken Standard - Two hundred cannisters double-stacked at Savannah River Site
  • Oak Ridge Today - DOE: Oak Ridge cleanup prevents large mercury release into environment
  • Deutsche Welle - Germany approves onshore wind farms expansion
  • Fresno Bee - Eliminate all energy subsidies, including fossil fuels - Tom Lambert, Yosemite National Park
  • Trend News Agency - Rouhani says Iran to live in peace with world - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • Trend News Agency - Rouhani's grand slam means détente with world - Mehdi Sepahvand
  • Trend News Agency - Rouhani's reelection offers economic prosperity for Iran - expert - Farhad Daneshvar
  • Trend News Agency - It's official: Rouhani gets 58%, re-elected as Iran's president - Farhad Daneshvar, Mehdi Sepahvand
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Govt OK's TEPCO's turnaround program
  • Fin24 - Kubayi: Eskom concerns about IPP can't be ignored - Liesl Peyper
  • Fin24 - Nuclear chiefs regroup in SA as minister pledges fresh start - Matthew le Cordeur
  • Fin24 - Energy minister wants to clean house after fuel stock saga - Liesl Peyper
  • Press TV - China complains to US about 'unhelpful' Iran sanctions
  • Las Vegas Sun - photo: Yucca Mountain Participants in a 2015 congressional tour of Yucca Mountain enter the project's south portal
  • POGO - In Push for FBI Director James Comey's Trump Memos, Congress Must Protect Whistleblowers - Danielle Brian
  • Reuters - Groups fight wildlife refuge opening, cite plutonium risks - Dena Aubin
  • Courthouse News Service - Public Trails on Radioactive Land Called a Bad Idea - EMMA GANNONFacebookTwitterGoogle
  • Yakima Herald-Republic - Editorial: Keep focus on cleanup of Hanford

    Friday, May 19, 2017

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - 'Hot spot' in nuclear waste shipment underscores Yucca Mountain concern - Keith Rogers
  • NewsTalk780 KOH Reno - Senator Heller Continues to Fight Yucca Plan
  • Qualenergia.it - Transizione energetica, una sfida non solo tecnica, ma culturale e morale
  • Lincoln Journal Star - More than 1K metric tons of spent uranium fuel still in temporary storage in Nebraska - Nicholas Bergin
  • Press TV - American imperialism wants to subjugate Syrians: Analyst
  • Daily Caller - Last-Minute Obama Decision Ripe For Elimination - Kenny Hulshof, Former Congressman
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Suit Seeks To Bar Rocky Flats Public Trails, Visitor Site - Chris Clark
  • Canada NewsWire - GE Peterborough workers exposed to thousands of toxic chemicals - SOURCE Unifor
  • Bennington Banner - How to tattle on the government
  • KOB•4 Albuquerque - Los Alamos lab starts retreatment of 60 drums of nitrate salts
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - ATR Complex named nuclear historic landmark
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Report: Trump proposes steep cuts for nuclear - Bryan Clark
  • DOE - DOE and VA Team Up to Improve Healthcare for Veterans - Rick Perry, Secretary of Energ
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Hanford-type accident won't happen at Oak Ridge, executive officer says - Steve Ahillen
  • Spokesman-Review - Cleanup at Idaho nuclear landfill on hold after pit collapse - Rebecca Boone
  • Reuters - Exclusive: EU regulators set to clear EDF's bid for Areva nuclear unit - Foo Yun Chee
  • Reuters - CORRECTED-Indian Point 3 nuclear reactor returns to service after refueling outage - Nallur Sethuraman
  • Reuters - Japan government investors tell Toshiba of plan to join chip unit bidding: sources - Taro Fuse
  • Reuters - Chinese jets intercept U.S. radiation-sniffing plane, U.S. says - Phil Stewart in Washington and Ben Blanchard in Beijing
  • Reuters - Groups fight wildlife refuge opening, cite plutonium risks - Dena Aubin
  • Forbes - The Global Nuclear Landscape Is Changing and America Better Get On Board - James Conca
  • The Ecologist UK - Conservative election manifesto signals the end of new nuclear power - Oliver Tickell & Ian Fairlie
  • World Nuclear News - UK parties make scant reference to nuclear power
  • World Nuclear News - Mixed progress for Ohio legislation
  • World Nuclear News - CEZ creates new nuclear energy division
  • World Nuclear News - ANS urges support for continued nuclear operation
  • The Hindu - Ending nuclear dependency - M.R. Srinivasan
  • Deccan Chronicle - Nuclear power for cleaner future
  • Hindustan Times - Modi's decision to generate 7,000 MW nuclear energy is a bold one
  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - What happens to Beaver Valley if Ohio subsidizes nuclear power? - Anya Litvak
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - The ban treaty must address the scientifically predicted consequences of nuclear war - Steven Starr
  • Waterloo Region Record - Ontario nuclear emergency plan inadequate, environmental groups say - Allison Jones
  • YLE News - Daily: Fennovoima nuclear project faces delays over safety clearance, building permit
  • Helsinki Times - Helsinki votes for divesting stake in Fennovoima - Aleksi Teivainen
  • DOE - Energy Department Announces New Awards for Advanced Nuclear Energy Development
  • ThinkProgress - Offshore wind is now competitive with nuclear power, and gas is 'in sight' - Joe Romm
  • Bellingen Courier Sun - Buckingham – "Nationals' nutty nuclear power plant plan" Alice Burnet
  • ABC.au - Nuclear power on the agenda in NSW as Deputy Premier claims 'we've been led by fear and mistruths' - Lucy McNally
  • Courthouse News Service - Public Trails on Radioactive Land Called a Bad Idea - Emma Gannon
  • Atlanta Journal-Constitution - Georgia's nuclear 'renaissance' now a financial quagmire - Russell Grantham and Johnny Edwards
  • Toronto Star - Nuclear emergency plans lacking in Ontario, groups allege - Kristin Rushowy
  • Dayton Daily News - Historical marker cements Mound site's role in nuclear, space ages - Nick Blizzard
  • Weatherford Democrat - New York's nuclear "bailout" faces court challenges and questions from lawmakers - Joe Mahoney
  • South Dakota Public Broadcasting - EPA Hearings Bring Back Decade Old Uranium Debate To Black Hills - Lee Strubinger
  • Times of India - No nuclear plant near Patiala following SAD, Congress objections - Manish Sirhindi
  • Wall Street Journal - Cuomo's Nuclear Short Circuit--The Governor builds a progressive résumé but ignores the law
  • Eyewitness News Johannesburg - TYABASHE: ESKOM COULD 'TAKE SOUTH AFRICANS FORWARD' WITH NUCLEAR - Ilze-Marie Le Roux
  • Eyewitness News Johannesburg - NO ROOM FOR CORRUPTION IN NUCLEAR DEAL - ESKOM NUCLEAR CHIEF - Ilze-Marie Le Roux
  • South African Broadcasting Corporation - Eskom considers reviving Pebble Bed Nuclear Reactor Project
  • Creamer Media's Engineering News - Advances in PBMR designs demonstrate possible cost, efficiency benefits – Eskom - Kim Cloete
  • Richmond Times-Dispatch - David Banks column: As nuclear power plants fail, natural gas becomes competitive - David Banks
  • Law360 - Nuke Plant Subsidy Plan Is Legally Sound, Ill. Says - Keith Goldberg
  • Yahoo!7 News - Green groups shut down nuclear NSW talk - AAP
  • Asahi Shimbun - Editorial: Kansai Electric restarts reactor as lights dim on nuclear power
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - After restart of Takahama reactors, end confusion sown by injunctions - IOL.za
  • SA Independent - SA to start renegotiating nuclear accords in June - energy minister - Emsie Ferreira
  • SeeNews Southeast Europe - Romania to join OECD Nuclear Energy Agency in June
  • Gaffney Ledger - Nuke project in trouble? Utilities commission demands answers - Tim Gulla
  • The State - PSC to decide fate of secret nuclear contract - Sammy Fretwell
  • Japan Times - Letter: Kindred nuclear spirit in France - Sylvette Lemerle, Bressolles, France
  • KING5 Seattle - Hanford officials ignored own expert's advice on tunnel safety for decades - Susannah Frame
  • Yakima Herald-Republic - Editorial: Keep focus on cleanup of Hanford
  • Toledo Blade - Ohio House halts hearings on FirstEnergy subsidies - ByJim Provance
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Desert Research Institute wins new contract for work at Nevada National Security Site - Henry Brean
  • Toronto Star - Ontario vows to help ailing GE workers - Rob Ferguson, Laurie Monsebraaten, Sara Mojtehedzadeh
  • Salon - Rick Perry's early days as Energy Secretary have been a bonanza for corporations and the Koch Brothers - Alex Kotch
  • Kyiv Post - World in Ukraine: Japanese experts come to aid Chornobyl cleanup - Veronika Melkozerova
  • Tri-City Herald - Hanford tank being checked for possible interior leak - Annette Cary
  • NRC - NRC to Take Part in NDCAP meeting on Vermont Yankee License Transfer Application and Revised Decommissioning Report
  • NHK World - Lists of atomic bomb victims aired out
  • NHK World - Reactor restart protested
  • Jiji Press - Takahama No. 4 N-Reactor Reaches Criticality
  • IAEA - IAEA Fellows Protect the Marine Environment
  • Yonhap News - Tillerson wants N.K. to trust U.S. promise of no hostility, refrain from nuclear, missile tests - Chang Jae-soon
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Proposed Rule State of North Dakota Underground Injection Control Program; Class VI Primacy Approval FR Document: 2017-10001 Citation: 82 FR 22949 PDF Pages 22949-22952 (4 pages) Permalink
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability FR Document: 2017-10235 Citation: 82 FR 22997 PDF Page 22997 (1 page) Permalink

    Thursday, May 18, 2017

  • Democracy Now! - Activists Sue to Block Plans to Bury 3.6 Million Pounds of Nuclear Waste Near California Beach - Amy Goodman, Ray Lutz
  • Rep. Darrell Issa (R-CA49) - City of Encinitas Endorses Issa's Bill To Remove Nuclear Waste from San Onofre
  • DOE:EM - EM Update | Vol. 9, Issue 9 | May 17, 2017
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Nevada Senate vote sends Yucca Mountain resolution to Congress - Sandra Chereb
  • Vancouver Columbian - In Our View: Feds, Clean Up Hanford Act
  • Las Vegas Sun - State Senate approves bill to increase Nevada minimum wage - Cy Ryan
  • Reno News & Review - Solar flare: Trump takes aim at Nevada's newest industry - Dennis Myers
  • Wired UK - The town Chernobyl built: how former Soviet paradise Slavutych could save the nuclear industry - Sean Williams
  • Boston Globe - Info session set on Concord Superfund site - Jennifer Fenn Lefferts
  • The Hill blog - Letters: OSHA must implement safety rule - Emily Gardner and Sammy Almashat
  • Hamilton Spectator - GE workers paying price for decades of exposure to toxic chemicals: Report
  • NAU News - NAU team earns grant to study effects of perchlorate exposure in Yuma residents - Northern Arizona University
  • Santa Clarita Valley Signal - Whittaker site ready to develop by late 2018 - Jim Holt
  • Richfield Reaper, UT - Downwinders to meet--people who were exposed to radiation as a result of nuclear weapons testing in Nevada
  • Redress Information & Analysis - Israeli whistleblower sent to prison after exposing official corruption - Marianne Azizi
  • TomDispatch - Tomgram: Peter Van Buren, The Human Price of Trump's Wars - Peter Van Buren
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - NNSA Hosts Bilateral Workshop On Radiation Measurement With Japan At Lawrence LLNL - Submitted by Chris Clark
  • Livermore Independent - Updated View of Nuclear Weapons Is Called Vital For U.S. Security - Jeff Garberson
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - A predictable nuclear accident at Hanford - Hugh Gusterson
  • OPB.org - Hanford Tunnel Getting An Extra Layer Of Protection - Anna King
  • HNN Huntingtonnews - Radiation Issues Continue at Hanford, St. Louis
  • Tri-City Herald - Hanford workers practicing for covering radioactive waste tunnel - Annette Cary
  • CBS Denver - Group Sues To Keep Rocky Flats Closed To Public Until Proven Safe - Jeff Todd
  • TheDenverChannel - Lawsuit seeks to stop construction of trails, visitor center at Rocky Flats National Wildlife Refuge - Kurt Sevits
  • Colorado Patch - Rocky Flats Refuge Center Visitor Center Plans Sparks Lawsuit - Colin Miner
  • Longmont Times-Call - Boulder-based activists lead lawsuit to block Rocky Flats National Wildlife Refuge - Charlie Brennan
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Excavator slides into waste pit at DOE site - Kevin Trevellyan
  • Reuters - French ecology minister says nuclear will be 50 percent by 2025 - John Irish
  • Reuters - Foreign suppliers urged to step up as India backs own nuclear design - Douglas Busvine
  • Reuters - CORRECTED-S.Korea coal, nuclear power targeted for cuts by presidential candidates - Jane Chung
  • Reuters - Indian Point 3 nuclear reactor returns to service after refueling outage - Nallur Sethuraman
  • Reuters - TABLE-Swiss nuclear plant outages - Vera Eckert
  • Reuters - Areva says decision on China nuclear reprocessing plant expected soon - David Stanway
  • Reuters - France needs 'massive' renewables growth, nuclear not only energy solution, says PM - Andrew Callus and Jean-Baptiste Vey
  • Reuters - China complains to U.S. about new Iran sanctions - Philip Wen
  • Gizmodo - Cold War Nuclear Explosions Freakishly Impacted Space Weather - Rae Paoletta
  • Wired News - The Daring Laborers Who Sandblast Chernobyl's Radioactive Metal
  • Washington Post - Inside the U.S. government's plans to survive a nuclear war - Sadie Dingfelder
  • The Hindu - Ending India's nuclear dependency - M.R. Srinivasan
  • Financial Express - PM Modi's 'desi' nuclear power push as China continues to block NSG entry: What it means for India
  • Financial Times - Nuclear plant nears completion after huge delays - Andrew Ward
  • MinnPost - Rolf Westgard, geologist who teaches classes on energy subject for the University of Minnesota's Lifelong Learning program
  • BBC - The man who helped prevent a nuclear crisis - Cindy Sui
  • POWERmag - Ohio Committee Suspends FirstEnergy's Nuclear Power Rescue Plan - Kennedy Maize
  • Utility Dive - Updated: Ohio House suspends hearings on FirstEnergy nuclear subsidy bill - Robert Walton
  • Midwest Energy News - Ohio lawmakers suspend hearings on FirstEnergy nuclear subsidy plan - Andy Balaskovitz
  • Toledo Blade - Ohio House halts hearings on FirstEnergy subsidies - Jim Provance
  • Toronto Sun - Ontario's proposed plan for nuclear plant emergencies ripped
  • Utility Dive - Regulators probe Duke about Lee nuclear plans in wake of Westinghouse bankruptcy - Robert Walton
  • Reuters - French energy minister must stick to Macron's programme on nuclear energy - govt - Michel Rose
  • Japan Times - Gifu man admits launching PET bottle rockets toward Fukui nuke plant just before reactor restart
  • FirstPost - Pakistan Foreign Office alleges India has been diverting nuclear materials to make weapons
  • IAEA - IAEA mission prepares for external events safety review of Turkish ...
  • WFAE NPR Charlotte - Regulators Want Duke To Detail Costs For S.C. Nuke Plant - Associated Press
  • Discover Magazine blog - Cold War-era Nuclear Tests Created Belts of Charged Particles Around the Earth - Nathaniel Scharping
  • Eyewitness News Johannesburg - Tyabashe: Eskom could 'take South Africans forward' with nuclear - Ilze-Marie Le Roux
  • Times LIVE-Johannesburg - 'I don't know of a secret plan'‚ says Eskom's nuclear chief
  • Xinhua News - Vietnam intensifies nuclear applications: official
  • Moneycontrol Mumbai - See nuclear power plants become operational between 2025 and 2028: L&T Heavy Engg - SN Roy
  • Catalan News Agency - New tax to provide 12 million euros to nuclear energy zones in Catalonia - Patrícia Mateos, David Riol
  • Business Day South Africa - Tegeta scandal report gives whiff of global rot in nuclear industry - Neil Overy
  • Asahi Shimbun - Ministry shows plan to recycle radioactive soil in Fukushima - Masatoshi Toda
  • Siasat Daily - Development of nuclear sector to create 33,400 jobs
  • Newburyport Daily News - NRC maps out needs for nuke plant license extension - Angeljean Chiaramida
  • Dong-A Ilbo - U.S. willing to hold dialogue if N.K. halts nuke tests - Hyong-gwon Pu
  • Cape Cod Times - More violations found at Pilgrim - Christine Legere
  • RT - Russia threatened to use nukes? US commission produces wildest claims in push for military buildup
  • BBC - India will build 10 new reactors in huge boost to nuclear power
  • U.S. News & World Report - Cleanup at Idaho Nuclear Landfill on Hold After Pit Collapse - Rebecca Boone, Associated Press
  • World Nuclear News - Argentina and China sign contract for two reactors
  • World Nuclear News - Indian units to boost domestic nuclear industry
  • World Nuclear News - Russia begins fuel unloading of Northern Fleet
  • World Nuclear News - EDF board approves creation of Edvance
  • Independent Barents Observer - Nuclear waste removal starts in Andreeva Bay--Landmark event when the first few spent nuclear fuel elements were unloaded from one of the run-down Cold War storage tanks. - Thomas Nilsen
  • Sault Online - Ontario unprepared for nuclear emergency on Great Lakes
  • The Quint, India - As Solar Energy Price Falls, Indian Manufacturers Lose to China - Aishwarya S Iyer
  • Voice of OC, Santa Ana, CA - Bauer: Radioactive Sharks and Other Problems - Cord Bauer
  • Keene Sentinel - Meeting to focus on Vermont Yankee nuclear plant sale - Susan Reing
  • Vermont Journalism Trust - Nuclear regulators to appear in Brattleboro next week - Mike Faher
  • EnergyInfraPost - Kudankulam nuclear plant: GFA for units 5, 6 awaits PMO clearance
  • Eyewitness News Johannesburg - 'SA's coal power stations coming to the end of their lifespan' - Ilze-Marie Le Roux
  • China News Service - MOFA: China committed to UN resolutions relevant to DPRK
  • KBIA Mid-Missouri Public Radio - Failure of bill to buy out homes near West Lake Landfill leaves Bridgeton residents dismayed - Eli Chen
  • Xinhua News - Argentina seeks stronger cooperation with China on tourism, energy, SMEs
  • London Times - Hinkley Point 'is being paid for by illegal French aid' - Adam Sage, Paris
  • ABC17News, Columbia, MO - No state funds allocated for MU Research Reactor this legislative session - Sara Maslar-Donar
  • Burnham-On-Sea - Hinkley Point B power station back online after 18-day outage
  • NRC - NRC to Hold Public Meeting on May 25 in Stafford Township, N.J., to Discuss 2016 Performance of Oyster Creek Nuclear Power Plant
  • DOE - Energy Department Announces New Awards for Advanced Nuclear Energy Development
  • Trend News Agency - Iran publishes list of new blacklisted US companies - Emil Ilgar
  • Fin24 CapeTown - New nuclear is not a viable option for SA - Siemens CEO - Matthew le Cordeur
  • Bellona - Wind energy making small but steady gains in Northwest Russia - Anna Kireeva, translated by Charles Digges
  • BelTA - Belarus to welcome IAEA's physical protection mission
  • Energy Department - Notice e810 Electronic Database; Availability FR Document: 2017-10049 Citation: 82 FR 22824 PDF Pages 22824-22825 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Solicitation of Non-Power Reactor Operator Licensing Examination Data FR Document: 2017-10018 Citation: 82 FR 22865 PDF Pages 22865-22866 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Construction Permit Application for the Northwest Medical Isotopes, LLC, Medical Radioisotope Production Facility FR Document: 2017-10072 Citation: 82 FR 22858 PDF Pages 22858-22859 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Exemptions: Dominion Nuclear Connecticut, Inc., Millstone Power Station, Unit No. 3; Use of AXIOM Fuel Rod Cladding Material FR Document: 2017-10073 Citation: 82 FR 22862 PDF Pages 22862-22865 (4 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Exemptions: Pacific Gas and Electric Co., Humboldt Bay Power Plant, Unit 3 FR Document: 2017-10071 Citation: 82 FR 22859 PDF Pages 22859-22862 (4 pages) Permalink
  • Presidential Documents - Administrative Order Iraq; Continuation of National Emergency (Notice of May 16, 2017) FR Document: 2017-10317 Citation: 82 FR 22877 PDF Page 22877 (1 page) Permalink
  • Boulder Daily Camera - Boulder-based activists lead lawsuit to block Rocky Flats National Wildlife Refuge - Charlie Brennan
  • Congress.gov - H.R.2389 - To reauthorize the West Valley demonstration project, and for other purposes - Sponsor: Rep. Reed, Tom [R-NY-23]
  • DOE:EERE - 5 Concentrating Solar Power Technologies Impacting Industry - Dr. Avi Shultz, Acting Concentrating Solar Power Program Manager
  • St. Louis Post-Dispatch - EPA says tests show no Manhattan Project radioactive waste in Bridgeton homes - Bryce Gray
  • CircaNews - Workers at America's biggest nuclear waste dump claim the clean-up is making them sick - Joce Sterman, Alex Brauer, Chris Castano
  • Colorado Daily - Peace Train: Mountains of toxic leftovers--Cleanup of nuclear waste is underfunded and glacially slow - Judith Mohling, Rocky Mountain Peace and Justice Center
  • Senator Dean Heller (R-NV) - ICYMI: Heller: Yucca Mountain Endangers the Entire Country

    Wednesday, May 17, 2017

  • KJZZ/Rio Salado College - Go Behind The Scenes At Palo Verde Generating Station's Nuclear Refueling - Nicholas Gerbis
  • CQ Roll Call - Upton Sees a Place for Energy in Possible Infrastructure Bill--Michigan Republican optimistic about energy provisions - Jackie Toth
  • Heritage Foundation - Fixing our Infrastructure Without Breaking the Bank - Michael Sargent, Policy Analyst in the Thomas A. Roe Institute for Economic Policy Studies at The Heritage Foundation
  • WBFO Buffalo - Higgins renews concerns over Canadian nuclear waste shipments through NYS - Michael Mroziak
  • Albuquerque Business First - Contract change looming for another NM national lab - Rachel Sapin
  • The Hill blog - Hanford mishap should be wake-up call - Edwin Lyman
  • Portland Mercury blog - Will Trump Make Hanford More Dangerous Than It Already Is? - Sydney Brownstone
  • Nature - Why US nuclear sites are a ticking time bomb--The Department of Energy needs to prioritize the clean-up of nuclear waste
  • Spokesman-Review blog - Poll: We're concerned about Hanford
  • Northwest Public Radio - Hanford Tunnel Getting An Extra Layer Of Protection - Anna King
  • Standard Republic - NBC: Hanford Nuclear Site: Tunnel Collapse Causes Workers to 'Take Cover' – Latest News - Alexander Simon
  • Daily Maverick - Q&A: Exploring South Africa's proposed nuclear new-build - Chris Yelland
  • Walla Walla Union-Bulletin - Editorial: Hanford Reach's monument status should be left alone
  • Bloomberg - Spain Seeks $4.3 Billion Investment to Meet EU Clean Energy Goal - Rodrigo Orihuela and Anna Hirtenstein
  • Bloomberg - Westinghouse Woe Widens as N.C. Questions Duke's Plans - Chris Martin
  • Reuters - Green activist Hulot named French ecology minister, EDF stock slumps - Geert De Clercq and Benjamin Mallet
  • Reuters - Indian cabinet approves plans to build 10 nuclear reactors - Sudarshan Varadhan
  • Reuters - U.S. to extend Iran sanctions relief: U.S. officials - Arshad Mohammed and Yeganeh Torbati
  • Reuters - Spain awards 3 GW at clean power auction - sources - Jose Elias Rodriguez
  • Reuters - Swiss to vote on law to help renewables, ban new nuclear power plants - John Miller and Rupert Pretterklieber
  • Reuters - Greenpeace files state aid complaint with EU over EDF recapitalization - Geert De Clercq
  • Greentech Media - Amazon's Clean Energy Procurements Should Include Nuclear, Say Advocates - Julian Spector
  • Beaver County Times - FirstEnergy CEO urges shareholders to contact lawmakers about nuclear subsidies - Jared Stonesifer
  • Pittsburgh Business Times - First Energy CEO urges help for nuclear plants - Paul J. Gough
  • Steubenville Herald-Star - Energy
  • The State - Secrecy continues over troubled SC nuclear project - Sammy Fretwell
  • U.S. News & World Report - Duke Energy Told to Detail Costs, Prospects for Nuke Plant - EMERY P. DALESIO, AP Business Writer
  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - Westinghouse inches closer to rejecting construction contracts in bankruptcy - Anya Litvak
  • Charlotte Business Journal - Regulators demand answers from Duke Energy on Lee Nuclear plant – and fast - John Downey
  • Asahi Shimbun - Kansai Electric restarts reactor at its Takahama plant in Fukui - Hiroki Ito
  • Japan Times - Kepco restarts Takahama No. 4 reactor amid anti-nuclear protest - Eric Johnston
  • Sputnik News - Japan to Restart Fourth Takahama Nuclear Reactor After Fukishima Disaster
  • Sputnik News - Dozens in Southwestern Japan Rally Against Restart of Nuclear Plant Reactor
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Kansai Electric restarts No. 4 N-reactor at Takahama plant
  • NHK World - Controversial Reactor Restarted
  • Mainichi Daily News - Kansai Electric restarts nuclear reactor at Takahama plant - TRT World
  • Deutsche Welle - Swiss to vote on nuclear power phaseout
  • Times of India - Nuke MoU: Govt makes Russia sweat before PM Modi-Putin meet
  • Eugene Register-Guard - Letter: No safe disposal for nuclear waste - Sandra Rochowansky, Eugene
  • IAEA - How to Cover Liabilities From Nuclear Accidents: IAEA Workshop Promotes Adherence to International Instruments - Kyle Pilutti, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - IAEA Director General Visits Jordan - Jeremy Li, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - Meeting a New Generation of Young Scientists: The IAEA at the Semaine de la Science et des Technologies
  • New Scientist - What the end of the atomic renaissance means for nuclear power - Lisa Grossman
  • Moneyweb Johannesburg - The science, engineering and law of nuclear energy in SA - Chris Yelland and Joanne Taylor
  • Utility Dive - Report: Trump DOE budget would cut renewables office 70%, fossil 54%, nuclear 31% - Gavin Bade
  • Daily Caller - Trump Plans Massive Cuts For Federal Green Energy Programs - Michael Bastasch
  • TechCentral South Africa - Zuma in a fix over nuclear - Hartmut Winkler
  • Power Engineering International - $3.6bn UK grid upgrade stalled by nuclear uncertainty - Diarmaid Williams
  • Sarnia Observer - Blue Water Bridge a potential crossing for U.S.-bound liquid nuclear waste - Tyler Kula
  • New Indian Express - Kudankulam Nuclear plant: GFA for units 5, 6 awaits PMO clearance - PTI
  • Port City Daily - The final post-Fukushima stage: Brunswick Nuclear safety sited, begins vent hardening - Port City Daily
  • All Things Nuclear - Ad Hoc Fire Protection at Nuclear Plants Not Good Enough - Dave Lochbaum, director, Nuclear Safety Project
  • Cape Cod Broadcasting - Pilgrim Hit With Two More Violations in First-Quarter Report
  • The Chattanoogan - NRC Schedules Meeting To Discuss 2016 Performance Of Watts Bar Nuclear Plant
  • BBC Newsbeat - 'You've got Russia and NK to think about' - the view from Britain's nuclear war town - Dave Howard
  • Narendra Modi blog - Boost to transform domestic nuclear industry
  • Winnipeg Sun - Whiteshell reactor could be entombed--Change to decommissioning plan being considered - Jason Friesen
  • Toledo Blade - Lucas Co. commissioners against new subsidies for FirstEnergy - Mark Reiter
  • Hurriyet Daily News - Rolls-Royce focusing on defense, nuclear businesses in Turkey - Günes Kömürcüler, Istanbul
  • San Juan Record - White Mesa Ute lead protest against uranium mill - Zak Podmore
  • PTI - PM to visit Russia, suspense over nuclear pact
  • Pike County News Watchman - Piketon Mayor calling on Kasich to reopen waste disposal decision - Submitted by the Office of Piketon Mayor Billy Spencer
  • Deutsche Welle - The Atomium in Brussels
  • The Guardian - Mersey feat: world's biggest wind turbines go online near Liverpool - Adam Vaughan
  • Tri-City Herald - Decontamination drill tests Kennewick emergency crews
  • True Citizen - Future at Vogtle still uncertain - Diana Royal
  • South African Broadcasting Corporation - Energy, water experts meet at African Utility Week in C Town - Vanessa Poonah
  • Windham County Commons - NRC to appear in Brattleboro May 25--Proposed sale of VY to NorthStar expected to dominate hearing - Mike Faher
  • Union of Concerned Scientists blog - One of Many Risks of the Regulatory Accountability Act: Flawed Risk Assessment Guidelines - Genna Reed, science and policy analyst, Center for Science and Democracy
  • NRC - NRC to Discuss Performance of Dresden Nuclear Power Station May 25
  • Trend News Agency - Nuke deal to be upheld with any president in Iran: US Congress expert
  • Press TV - Trump administration renews Iran sanctions waivers
  • Bellona - In historic move, Andreyeva Bay fuel is finally packing up - Anna Kireeva, translated by Charles Digges
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Biological and Environmental Research Advisory Committee FR Document: 2017-09981 Citation: 82 FR 22655 PDF Pages 22655-22656 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Electricity Advisory Committee FR Document: 2017-09980 Citation: 82 FR 22654 PDF Pages 22654-22655 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Hanford FR Document: 2017-09979 Citation: 82 FR 22655 PDF Page 22655 (1 page) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Fiscal Year 2016 Report to Congress: Abnormal Occurrences FR Document: 2017-09921 Citation: 82 FR 22677 PDF Pages 22677-22678 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Transfers: Airgas Specialty Gases, Inc. FR Document: 2017-09985 Citation: 82 FR 22676 PDF Pages 22676-22677 (2 pages) Permalink
  • Brussels Times - Two nuclear waste shipments from France to Belgium in 2017 - Christopher Vincent
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Reprocessing policy and South Korea's new government - Jungmin KangFrank von Hippel
  • H