Thursday, May 24, 2018

  • New York Times - Awash in Radioactive Waste - Fred Pearce
  • CQ Roll Call - Senate Energy-Water Rejects Research Cuts Sought by White House - Jeremy Dillon
  • The Progressive - Trump has Plenty of Accomplices in his Reckless Energy Policies - Harvey Wasserman
  • WFLA News Channel 8, Tampa, FL - VA lost or misplaced hundreds of claims for children, grandchildren of contaminated veterans - Steve Andrews
  • Havasu News-Herald, Lake Havasu , AZ - Congressman Gosar moves to revisit 'downwider' issue - Brandon Messick -{text}
  • Sputnik News - Demonstrators to Blockade US' Ramstein Air Base in Germany to Protest Drone War
  • Gloucester Daily Times - NRC releases summary of Seabrook nuclear plant visit - Jack Shea
  • Tri-City Herald, WA - New Hanford cleanup deadlines proposed. Critics call the delay risky - Annette Cary
  • AP News - N. Korea demolishes nuclear test site as journalists watch
  • AP News - Security troops on US nuclear missile base took LSD - Robert Burns
  • AP News - Macron and Putin to discuss Iran nuclear deal, Syria
  • AP News - S Carolina lawmakers can't agree on latest rate cut plan - Christina L. Myers
  • AP News - Iran's Khamenei criticizes US over hard-line stance
  • Bloomberg - Life After U.S. Begins for Powers Still in Iran Nuclear Deal - Jonathan Tirone
  • Bloomberg - U.S. Imposes Sanctions on Companies Aiding Iranian Airlines - Saleha Mohsin
  • Bloomberg - Trump Cancels Summit With North Korea's Kim, Citing 'Hostility' - Toluse Olorunnipa and Nick Wadhams
  • Bloomberg - North Korea Threatens to Reconsider U.S. Summit
  • Bloomberg - Ex-Nato Chief Says Trump's Iran Policy Scares Him Most of All - Esteban Duarte
  • Bloomberg - Iran Blamed for Afghan Attacks After Trump Scraps Nuclear Deal - Eltaf Najafizada
  • Bloomberg - North Korea Dismantles Its Main Nuclear-Weapons Test Site - Colin Keatinge and Kanga Kong
  • Bloomberg - Payouts to U.S. Power Generators Climb 83% in PJM Auction - Tim Loh
  • Reuters - Germany's Mittelstand seek ways to keep doing business with Iran - Riham Alkousaa, Caroline Copley
  • Reuters - Exelon says 3 U.S. nuclear plants did not clear PJM capacity auction - Scott DiSavino
  • Reuters - U.S. targets airlines in latest Iran sanctions move - Tim Ahmann and Makini Brice
  • Reuters - White House: North Korea's response to Pence was 'last straw' - Jeff Mason, Roberta Rampton
  • Reuters - Iran's top leader sets conditions for Europe to save nuclear deal - Bozorgmehr Sharafedin
  • Reuters - North Korea confirms dismantling of nuclear site - Joyce Lee
  • Reuters - U.N. chief laments lack of international experts at North Korea site - Michelle Nichols
  • Reuters - Iran complying with nuclear deal, but could do better: IAEA - Francois Murphy
  • DOE:IG - Financial Statement Audit Report: DOE-OIG-18-30
  • BBC - North Korea nuclear test tunnels at Punggye-ri 'destroyed'
  • Defense News - House rejects limit on new nuclear warhead - Joe Gould
  • Reuters - U.S. and partners form international alliance to push nuclear power - Stine Jacobsen and Jacob Gronholt-Pedersen
  • Japan Times - Nuclear policy in focus as campaign begins in Niigata governor race - Eric Johnston
  • The State, SC - SCE&G misled lawmakers about critical nuclear report, state agency says - Sammy Fretwell and Avery G. Wilks
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - New documents raise doubts about SCANA's efforts to hide critical audit of failed nuclear project - Andrew Brown and Thad Moore
  • Wyoming Tribune Eagle - Energy summit looks at whether nuclear power could work in Wyoming - Joel Funk
  • WPSD Paducah - Lawsuit claims an entire community could be contaminated by uranium plant - Blake Stevens, Randall Barnes
  • Sun Advocate, Price UT - San Juan Utes walk to protest White Mesa Uranium Mill
  • Xinhua - DPRK completes dismantling nuclear test site
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - S.C. Republican governor candidates debate abortion, taxes and nuclear project - Seanna Adcox
  • Philippine Star - 5 myths about Bataan Nuclear Power Plant, debunked - Kristine Daguno-Bersamina
  • World Nuclear News - Alliance launched to highlight nuclear on world stage
  • World Nuclear News - Germany to compensate utilities for nuclear phaseout losses
  • World Nuclear News - New Jersey clean energy laws signed
  • World Nuclear News - Belarus, Kazakhstan to cooperate in nuclear power
  • EurekAlert - Fukushima radioactive particle release was significant says new research - University of Manchester
  • THIS•DAY Nigeria - Russia's Rosatom Urges Nigeria to Use Nuclear Energy to Resolve Power Crisis
  • Interfax Global Energy - Philippines aiming to declare itself ready for nuclear power
  • KSAT 12, San Antonio, TX - Radioactive raid: Cesium, guns, IDs recovered from Guadalupe County man's home - Dillon Collier
  • Alabama News - Trump's help requested to move along sale of Bellefonte - Paul Gattis
  • Trade Arabia - UAE's FANR signs MoU with China's nuclear agency
  • HNN Huntingtonnews - Uranium Hexafluoride Contamination Class Action Filed - Tony E. Rutherford, News Editor
  • Gulf Today - UAE committed to safety over radioactive waste
  • Daily Energy Insider - House Energy and Commerce Committee probes bills revamping DoE nuclear programs - Aaron Martin
  • SF Chronicle - Navy says Alameda development site safe, but others worry - Kimberly Veklerov
  • Sudbury.com, Ontario - Ontario PC election news release: Ford will be Pickering nuclear power station will remain open until 2024 - Sudbury.com, Ontario
  • Asahi Shimbun - In cautious shift, TEPCO promotes renewables as business 'pillar' - Akihiro Nishiyama
  • Aiken Standard, SC - DOE reviewing refreshed SRS liquid waste bids - Colin Demarest
  • Clean Energy News blog - Attend Meeting on Operating FPL's Polluting Turkey Point Facility for 80 Years - Sara Barczak, High Risk Energy Director
  • Charlotte Observer - SC House tries new approach to lowering SCE&G's power bills after nuclear fiasco - Avery G. Wilks
  • NBC Bay Area - Navy Finds More Radiation Data Falsification at Hunters Point - Liz Wagner, Rachel Witte and Mark Villarreal
  • KTVU - Ground broken on Alameda Point project - Rob Roth
  • South Carolina Lawyers Weekly - SC lawmakers can't agree on latest rate cut plan - Associated Press
  • WMBF news, Myrtle Beach, SC - House bargains for deal to lower nuclear charge on SCE&G customers - Ashleigh Holland
  • WSPA-TV Spartanburg, SC - SCANA customers won't see a refund just yet; lawmakers continue discussions on solution - Georgiaree Godfrey
  • WRDW-TV Augusta - South Carolina regulators challenge nuclear report secrecy - Associated Press
  • DOE - Department of Energy Launches Two New Clean Energy Initiatives at Ninth Clean Energy Ministerial
  • GAO - Energy Storage: Information on Challenges to Deployment for Electricity Grid Operations and Efforts to Address Them - GAO-18-402
  • NRC - NRC, FERC Commissioners Schedule Joint Meeting to Discuss Grid Reliability, Reactor Issues?
  • NRC - NRC Oversight Workshop to Focus on Vendor Inspection Activities
  • NRC - NRC to Hold Open House to Discuss 2017 Performance of Fermi Nuclear Power Plant
  • NRC - NRC to Hold Open House to Discuss 2017 Performance of Quad Cities Nuclear Power Plant
  • USGS - M 5.0 - 67km NNW of Khorixas, Namibia
  • IAEA - IAEA Launches New Nuclear Energy Capacity Building Hub - Lisa Berthelot, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • Trend News Agency, Azerbaijan - Main commercial options for Iran after US withdrawal from nuke deal - Leman Zeynalova
  • NHK World - Register of Nagasaki A-bomb victims aired out
  • Asahi Shimbun - Corrosion, holes found in 12 nuke reactors at 7 power plants - Toshio Kawada
  • Mainichi Daily - Cattle return to graze in Fukushima village for 1st time since nuke plant meltdowns
  • Mainichi Daily - Nuclear policy in focus as campaigning begins in Niigata governor race
  • Bellona - Chernobyl's stray dogs are bound for new homes in the US - Charles Digges
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea demolishes nuclear test site - lcd@yna.co.kr
  • Senator Dean Heller (R-NV) - Heller Announces He Worked with Key Senate Panel to Exclude Yucca Mountain from Funding Bill
  • Veterans Affairs Department - Notice Meetings: Research Advisory Committee on Gulf War Veterans' Illnesses FR Document: 2018-11112 Citation: 83 FR 24163 PDF Pages 24163-24164
  • Tri-Valley CAREs - Tri-Valley CAREs Blog
  • University of Manchester, UK - Fukushima-Daiichi radioactive particle release was significant says new research
  • Metropolis Planet - Several hundred people attend Honeywell lawsuit informational meeting - Linda Kennedy D:\web\nucwaste\news2018\nn12360.htm
  • NTI - NTI's 2017 annual report
  • DOE:EERE - Energy Department Announces up to $3.5M for Nuclear-Compatible Hydrogen Production
  • The Nation - America's 'War on Terror' Has Cost Taxpayers $5.6 Trillion--And it's earned us absolutely nothing. - Tom Engelhardt
  • Zero Hedge - "Their Lives Were Ruined": Victims Of CIA MK-Ultra Brainwashing Plan Class-Action Suit - Tyler Durden
  • Truthdig - Mike Pompeo's 12-Step Plan for Disaster With Iran - Scott Ritter
  • CNBC - Pompeo's 'Plan B' for Iran is 'designed to put the US' on a path to 'forcible regime change' - Bonnie Kristian, a fellow at Defense Priorities
  • DOE:EERE - Energy Department Announces Funding to Foster Lab-Industry Partnerships

    Wednesday, May 23, 2018

  • Nevada Appeal - Nevada's Heller: Controlling wildfires can help sage grouse - Geoff Dornan
  • Reno Gazette-Journal - June 12 primary: Your guide to candidates in Reno-area races
  • Albuquerque Journal - Nuclear waste storage project opposed by many during public meeting - Maddy Hayden
  • KNPR Las Vegas - Race For Senate: Allen Rheinhart
  • Energy Collective - New Book on the Future of Nuclear Power in China - Dan Yurman
  • B92 Belgrade - NATO bombing consequences commission to visit Kosovo
  • Guwahati Sentinel, India - A Nuclear Island Created Bit by Bit - Biswajit Choudhury
  • Daily Caller - Sources: FBI Agents Want Congress To Issue Them Subpoenas So They Can Reveal The Bureau's Dirt - Kerry Picket
  • EIN Presswire - North American Nuclear Energy Industry Sounds Confident Note on SMR Deployment, Supply Chain Readiness - Caleb Ward, United States Nuclear Industry Council (USNIC)
  • U.S. News & World Report - Small Nuclear Passes a Milestone – But Does it Have a Future? - Alan Neuhauser
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR WASTE: Hanford contractor gets $10M despite contamination spread
  • Bloomberg - North Korea Gets Ready to Destroy Its Main Nuclear Test Site - Kanga Kong
  • 38 North - Grandstanding All Around as North Korea's Punggye-ri Nuclear Test Site is about to Close - A 38 North exclusive with analysis by Frank V. Pabian, Joseph S. Bermudez Jr. and Jack Liu
  • Business Insider, New York, NY - If a nuclear bomb explodes, government officials will probably use these scripts to calm you down - Dave Mosher and Kevin Loria
  • Bloomberg - New Jersey Governor Signs Nuclear Plant Bill Environmental Groups Opposed - Elise Young and Brian Eckhouse
  • New York Times - Letter: The Threat of Nuclear WarThe Threat of Nuclear War - Bruce Charlick, Jenkintown, PA.
  • Asbury Park Press - New Jersey utility bills to increase with Phil Murphy's sign off on nuke subsidy bill - James Nash
  • Washington Post - New Jersey OKs $300M annually to rescue nuclear industry - Mike Catalini, AP
  • Ocean City Patch - Murphy Signs 4 Bills Into Law, and Takes Position On Gas Tax - Tom Davis
  • Reuters - In power hungry Philippines, some advocate a nuclear revival - Manolo Serapio Jr, Enrico Dela Cruz
  • The Local Deutsche - Berlin agrees to compensate power firms for nuclear phase out
  • AFP - Hiroshima Atomic Bomb Survivor Calls for Nuclear Reform at Kennedy School - Alexandra A. Chaidez
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - NASA looks to send a small nuclear reactor to the moon and Mars - Rob Nikolewski
  • CM Mining Weekly - Kazatomprom delivers uranium to Brazil
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Planned repository for high-level nuclear waste in Lea County draws opposition - Sarah Halasz Graham
  • Reuters - PJM auction will not stop nuclear units from retiring: analysts - Scott DiSavino
  • NHK World - Air ducts decayed at 7 nuclear plants in Japan
  • Mainichi Daily - Air duct corrosion, holes found at 7 nuclear plants in Japan
  • Japan Times - Air duct corrosion and holes found at seven nuclear plants
  • Japan Today - Air duct corrosion, holes found at 7 nuclear plants in Japan
  • New York Observer - NJ Politics Digest: Murphy Reportedly Ready to Sign Nuke Bailout Bill - Steve Cronin
  • IAEA - Parties Begin Peer Review under the Joint Convention on the Safety of Spent Fuel and on the Safety of Radioactive Waste Management - Noah Mayhew, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication; Susanna Lööf, IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security
  • Gulf News - UAE presents report on radioactive waste management
  • Utility Dive - No changes to Xcel nuclear cost recovery after bill dies in Minnesota House - Robert Walton
  • Allentown Morning Call - Tony Iannelli and Bill McGee: Pa. can't afford to lose nuclear power plants and their jobs - Tony Iannelli is president and CEO of the Greater Lehigh Valley Chamber of Commerce and a co-chair of Nuclear Powers Pennsylvania. Bill McGee, a Northampton County councilman, is business manager of Local 23 of the International Association of Heat and Frost Insulators and Allied Workers
  • Post Bulletin, Rochester, MN - Federal policies wiping out coal, nuclear power - Stephen Moore, senior fellow, Heritage Foundation and economic consultant, Freedom Works
  • Daily Caller - OpEd: Maintaining America's Fleet Of Coal and Nuclear Plants Is ABSOLUTELY NECESSARY For Energy SecurityMaintaining America's Fleet Of Coal and Nuclear Plants Is ABSOLUTELY NECESSARY For Energy Security - Keith J. Rothfus and David B. McKinley, Members of the U.S. House of Representatives
  • Globe and Mail - video: Ontario NDP targeted over plan to close Pickering nuclear plant Ontario NDP targeted over plan to close Pickering nuclear plant
  • World Nuclear News - IEA warns nuclear may miss long-term target
  • World Nuclear News - Dome installed at first Fangchenggang Hualong One
  • World Nuclear News - GNF to fuel Entergy BWRs with advanced fuel
  • World Nuclear News - UK industry welcomes clarity on Euratom R&D
  • Reuters - New Jersey governor signs nuclear subsidy bill into law
  • RT - Russia & France to talk nuclear energy partnership in third-party countries
  • Business Insider, New York, NY - Russia displays massive nuclear force with a sub launching 4 missiles with the power of 160 Hiroshimas - Alex Lockie
  • Moscow Times - Russian Nuclear Submarine Test-Launches 'Bulava' Intercontinental Ballistic Missiles
  • Bloomberg Quint - N.J. Governor Is Said to Back Nuke Plant Subsidy Bill - Elise Young, Brian Eckhouse
  • ECNS China News Service - Homegrown DCS FirmSys ensures safety of nuclear power plant
  • E&E Daily - SECURITY: NRC moves to ease rules for shuttering nuclear plants - Blake Sobczak
  • Times of Israel - Netanyahu: Air force 'crucial' in thwarting Iran's nuclear ambitions
  • Toronto Sun - Ford pledges to keep Pickering nuclear open until 2024 - Antonella Artuso
  • NJ Spotlight - Clean Sweep for PSEG: Gas Pipelines, Nuclear Subsidies, Renewable Energy - Tom Johnson
  • Defense News - Former defense officials beg Congress not to fund new nuclear warhead - Aaron Mehta
  • Platts - N.J. governor signs sweeping energy legislation, including controversial nuclear ZEC bill - Jared Anderson
  • Alabama News - Trump's lawyer Cohen opens doors for Alabama nuclear developer Haney - Kyle Whitmire
  • BelTA - Kazakhstan to examine Belarus' experience in developing nuclear energy
  • Nigeria Guardian - ROSATOM underscores need for nuclear power to tackle erratic electricity supply
  • Nigerian Tribune - Nuclear energy to offer Nigeria stable electricity pricing
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Focus your message, Moniz tells industry - Kristi E. Swartz
  • Lusaka Times, Zambia - Zambia's nuclear power plant to cost around US$30 billion-Expert
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - Subpoena suggests SEC investigating Santee Cooper's disclosures of nuclear project problems - Thad Moore
  • Baltimore Sun - Harford residents near Peach Bottom atomic plant need potassium iodide on hand - Erika Butler
  • Maldon and Burnham Standard - Digging deep: A look into the site for a new nuclear power station in Bradwell - Ellis Whitehouse
  • SA Independent - Eskom's R16 million 'maybe'
  • BBC - Hinkley mud dumping concerns are discussed by AMs
  • AP News - New Jersey OKs $300M annually to rescue nuclear industry - Mike Catalini
  • AP News - Nuclear waste storage project in New Mexico draws criticism
  • Bloomberg - N.J. Governor Signs Nuclear Plant Bill Enviro Groups Opposed - Elise Young and Brian Eckhouse
  • Reuters - Iran's top leader sets 7 conditions to remain in nuclear deal -official website - Bozorgmehr Sharafedin
  • Reuters - New Jersey governor signs nuclear power subsidy bill into law - Scott DiSavino
  • Reuters - Germany tells U.S.: Iran nuclear deal keeps us safe, must be preserved - Roberta Rampton
  • Reuters - Europe united in decision to stick to Iran nuclear accord: German minister - Andrea Shalal
  • Reuters - video: Iran slams U.S. sanctions pushIran slams U.S. sanctions push
  • Reuters - Iran leader blasts U.S. for 'theatrical' pullout from nuclear deal - Bozorgmehr Sharafedin
  • Reuters - German cabinet agrees compensation for utilities due to nuclear exit - Madeline Chambers
  • Reuters - Iran leader blasts U.S. for 'theatrical' pullout from nuclear deal - Bozorgmehr Sharafedin
  • Reuters - Commentary: Trump's nuke focus misses Kim Jong Un's real leverage - Kent Harrington
  • WSOC TV Charlotte - S Carolina lawmakers can't agree on latest rate cut plan - Christina L. Myers, Associated Press
  • Times and Democrat - Some Tri-County Co-Op board members earn $50,000+ a year; rates among state's highest - Associated Press
  • FITSNews.com, SC - #NukeGate: The Legislative Dance Continues
  • WMBF news, Myrtle Beach, SC - Myrtle Beach changes franchise agreement with Santee Cooper - Erin Edwards
  • NRC - *Corrected* NRC To Hold Meeting on Environmental Review for Turkey Point Subsequent License Renewal
  • DOL:OWCP - DEEOIC: Authorized Representative Workshop: Kennewick, Washington
  • Trend News Agency, Azerbaijan - Iran sets deadline on talks with Europe
  • Trend News Agency, Azerbaijan - Russia vows to continue efforts to maintain Iran nuclear deal
  • Japan Times - Finance Ministry comes clean on Moritomo land deal cover-up, releases 'discarded' documents
  • Bellona - Rosatom legislation to control the Arctic faces more pushback - Charles Digges
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Hanford FR Document: 2018-11048 Citation: 83 FR 23909 PDF Page 23909
  • Energy Department - Notice Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Oak Ridge FR Document: 2018-11014 Citation: 83 FR 23909 PDF Page 23909
  • Aiken Standard, SC - S.C. attorney general plans to sue DOE over MOX termination - Colin Demarest
  • Deutsche Welle - German government approves nuclear phaseout compensation
  • Kyodo News - Air duct corrosion, holes found at 7 nuclear plants in Japan
  • Xinhua - Russia stands by Iran, condemns U.S. sanctions
  • FAIR.org - Focus on Pruitt's Scandals Obscures Environmental Degradation Under Trump - Justin Anderson
  • FAIR.org - Media Delegitimize Venezuelan Elections Amid Complete Unanimity of Outlook - Alan Macleod
  • FAIR.org - Gaza & the US Press - COUNTERSPIN
  • Las Vegas Sun - Letter: First things first for waste dump - Evan Blythin, Blue Diamond
  • Prague Daily Monitor - Activists succeed with complaint against nuclear waste storage

    Tuesday, May 22, 2018

  • St. George Daily Spectrum - League of Conservation Voters urge action on Nuclear Waste Policy Amendments Act - League of Conservation Voters
  • Washington Examiner - Towns see gold in storing nuclear waste - Josh Siegel
  • Forbes blog - A Deep Hole May Be Just What Our Nuclear Waste Needs - James Conca
  • Modern Ghana - Planet Junk: Is Earth the Largest Garbage Dump in the Universe? - Robert J. Burrowes
  • Economic Times - Where Kudankulam's nuclear island is created bit by bit - Biswajit Choudhury
  • E&E Daily - FEDERAL WORKFORCE: Interior whistleblower complaints rise – but why? - Hannah Northey
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Group lobbies against subsidies for reactors at INL - Nathan Brown
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - ORNL researchers track mercury prevalence in Oak Ridge waterways - Brittany Crocker
  • OPB.org - Hanford Contractor Earns $10M Despite Contamination Spread - AP
  • TIME - How the 'Compulsive Secrecy' of the Atomic Age Has Changed the Way We Think - Fred Pearce
  • KNDO/KNDO Yakima/Kennewick - PNNL project turns radioactive tank waste into glass - Alfredo Llanos
  • Tri-City Herald, WA - 3,400 books donated to WSU Tri-Cities library
  • Tri-City Herald, WA - Despite spread of radioactive contamination, Hanford contractor earns $10 million - Annette Cary
  • AP News - Hanford contractor earns $10M despite contamination spread
  • AP News - Pentagon report: Nukes are central to North Korea strategy - Robert Burns
  • AP News - $250 million cleanup of toxic waste site underway in Ohio
  • Bloomberg - Macron Heads to Russia in European Effort to Salvage Iran Deal - Gregory Viscusi and Henry Meyer
  • Bloomberg - Kim Jong Un Promises to Close Nuclear Test Site - Jihye Lee
  • Reuters - Commentary: A reality check on Korea nuclear talks - Peter Apps
  • Reuters - Russia's Rosatom ready to pitch for Bulgarian nuclear project - Polina Nikolskaya
  • Reuters - Iran tells Europe to step up and save nuclear deal - Babak Dehghanpisheh in Beirut; Michelle Martin and Andrea Shalal in Berlin and Gabriela Baczynska in Brussels
  • Reuters - EU calls on Israel to reinstate visa for Human Rights Watch head - Robert-Jan Bartunek
  • Reuters - RPT-Foreign media head to N.Korea to witness nuclear site shutdown - Martin Quin Pollard
  • CNN - To experts, North Korea dismantling nuclear site is like destroying evidence - Jamie Tarabay
  • The Guardian - MoD faces £2.9bn nuclear funding gap, say auditors - Rajeev Syal
  • Financial Times - Nuclear defence programme to cost £51bn over next decade--National Audit Office predicts total spending and warns of £2.9bn shortfall - Peggy Hollinger
  • Newsweek - Russian 'Nuclear Titanic' Floating Power Plant Arrives in Arctic - David Brennan
  • Business Insider South Africa - Eskom 'abandoned' plans to build a nuclear power station in the Eastern Cape – but is paying R16.5 million to keep it alive - Phillip de Wet
  • Union of Concerned Scientists - Imminent House Vote on New Low-Yield Nuclear Weapon: House Should Approve Blumenauer Amendment - Lisbeth Gronlund, senior scientist and co-director of the Global Security Program at the Union of Concerned Scientists
  • World Nuclear News - Supreme Court to consider Virginia uranium ban
  • World Nuclear News - Japanese utility seeks to start up new reactor
  • CNBC Africa - Why nuclear power for African countries doesn't make sense--Over the last few years reports have surfaced of a range of African countries planning nuclear power plants - Hartmut Winkler, University of Johannesburg
  • IAEA - Who will run nuclear power plants in the future?
  • ESI Africa - Nuclear energy is the future for Nigeria, says expert
  • Minneapolis Star Tribune - Nuclear cost oversight of Xcel stays in place after Minnesota House kills bill to change it--Measure altering nuclear cost oversight comes up short in Legislature. - Mike Hughlett
  • IAEA - How the IAEA Helps Maintain Health and Safety in Nuclear Medicine: Technical Meeting on Preventing Unintended and Accidental Exposure - Maria Florencia Caruso, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Globalnews.ca - Ontario NDP only party speaking out against nuclear waste bunker near Lake Huron - Colin Perkel
  • Philippine Star - Can nuclear power solve energy gap in the Philippines? Scientist explains - Kristine Daguno-Bersamina
  • Sun.Star Philippines - OpEd: Speak out: Philippines should not pursue nuclearSpeak out: Philippines should not pursue nuclear - John Leo Algo
  • Xinhua - S. Korea regrets failed journalists' visit to cover DPRK's nuke test site dismantling
  • Washington Examiner - Rick Perry's No. 2 jets off to Denmark to ensure nuclear included in clean energy talks - John Siciliano
  • Las Vegas Sun - Letter: Like it or not, future is nuclear - Carmine DiFazio, North Las Vegas
  • Anadolu Agency Ankara - Iran 'ready to return to pre-nuke deal era': Official - Ahmet Dursun
  • Asahi Shimbun - Process begins at Shimane nuclear plant to operate new reactor
  • CTV Toronto - NDP only party opposed to building a nuclear waste bunker near Lake Huron
  • Cherokee Tribune Ledger News, Canton, GA - Congressman proposes new tax credits for nuke plants - Scot Bertram
  • Aiken Standard, SC - Governor's nuclear council chairman wants more DOE transparency - Colin Demarest
  • World Nuclear News - Nuclear Innovation: Clean Energy Future (NICE Future)
  • Danville Register & Bee - High court to hear challenge to Virginia uranium mining ban - Jessica Gresko, Associated Press
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - South Carolina Republicans prepare last-ditch effort to save a federal nuclear project - Andrew Brown
  • Illinois News Network - Congressman proposes new tax credits for nuke plants - Scot Bertram
  • Cleveland Plain Dealer - FirstEnergy must guarantee nuclear clean up, environmental groups tell feds - John Funk
  • STA - Slovenska Tiskovna Agencija - Slovenia reprimanded over radioactive waste management
  • NHK World - Power plant operator seeks consent for new reactor
  • Independent Balkan News Agency - Bulgarian Belene nuclear power plant and Russia's role - Lida Filippakis
  • Hurriyet Daily News - Erdogan voices support for Iran nuclear deal
  • Greenfield Recorder, MA - My Turn: Conservation Law Foundation wrong about Vermont Yankee sale - Guy Page
  • Daily Commercial News - CNL awards contracts for Port Hope cleanup
  • Independent Barents Observer - Russia test-launched volley of ballistic nuclear missiles - Thomas Nilsen
  • Daily Telegraph - Royal Navy's nuclear submarines face £6bn black hole - Alan Tovey, Industry Editor
  • Bloomberg - Southern Slims Down After Bets on Big Projects Fail to Pay Off - Mark Chediak
  • The State, SC - Customers, not owners, will pay legal bill for pollution case that utility lost - Sammy Fretwell
  • The State, SC - SC utility's part-time board enriched itself while customers paid high power bills - Avery G. Wilks
  • FITSNews.com, SC - NextEra Energy: Pulling Out Of South Carolina?
  • All Things Nuclear - The Senate Should Oppose the New Low-Yield Trident Warhead - Eryn MacDonald, analyst
  • NRC - NRC To Hold Meeting on Environmental Review for Turkey Point Subsequent License Renewal
  • USGS - M 4.6 - 7km SW of Hasaki, Japan
  • IAEA - IAEA Helps Improve Cancer Care in Tajikistan - André Ghione, IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation
  • World Nuclear News - Europe and Iran reiterate commitment to JCPOA
  • Trend News Agency, Azerbaijan - Kremlin expects Tehran to evaluate US demands for new nuclear deal
  • Trend News Agency, Azerbaijan - Pompeo waging psychological warfare to undermine Iran's economy: former official - Kamyar Eghbalnejad
  • Trend News Agency, Azerbaijan - Iranian ministers call for unblocking access to twitter
  • NHK World - Power plant operator seeks consent for new reactor
  • NHK World - US Marine Ospreys have history of accidents
  • Japan Times - Groundbreaking ceremony held at Fukushima station near J-Village soccer center
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - New basic energy plan must overcome many obstacles to stable energy supply
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Thoughts on the optimal electricity-generation mix for South Africa
  • Bellona - Japan's government weighs dumping radioactive Fukushima water into the Pacific - Charles Digges
  • BelTA - Makei responds to public statements by Lithuanian MFA on Belarus
  • National Nuclear Security Administration - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Operation of a Biosafety Level 3 Facility at Los Alamos National Laboratory, Los Alamos, NM FR Document: 2018-10875 Citation: 83 FR 23664 PDF Page 23664
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Army Installation Command FR Document: 2018-10840 Citation: 83 FR 23742 PDF Pages 23742-23748
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Entergy Nuclear Operations, Inc.; Indian Point Nuclear Generating Unit Nos. 2 and 3 FR Document: 2018-10831 Citation: 83 FR 23748 PDF Pages 23748-23749
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Florida Power and Light Co.; Turkey Point Nuclear Plant Units 3 and 4 FR Document: 2018-10806 Citation: 83 FR 23726 PDF Pages 23726-23728
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Facility Operating and Combined Licenses: Applications and Amendments Involving No Significant Hazards Considerations FR Document: 2018-10565 Citation: 83 FR 23728 PDF Pages 23728-23742 (15 pages) Permalink
  • Press TV - Pompeo fails to justify US exit, EU suggests
  • Press TV - Pompeo's demands of Iran 'nonsense': Russian envoy
  • Ron Paul Institute - Haspel is Not the Problem. The CIA is the Problem. - Ron Paul
  • Idaho State Journal - Letter: Taking issue with ISJ's "missing plutonium"Taking issue with ISJ's "missing plutonium" - Cornelis J. Van der Schyf, Vice President for Research and Dean of the Graduate School, Idaho State University
  • Iranian Financial Tribune - Pompeo Threatens Iran Again
  • DOE:EM - EM Update | Vol. 10, Issue 20 | May 22, 2018
  • North Wales Chronicle - Wylfa B protesters make their voices heard in Japan - Dale Spridgeon
  • CBS Sacramento - Tons Of Nuclear Waste Outside Sacramento May Finally Be Removed
  • Washington Examiner - Scott Pruitt downplays role in burying study on dangerous chemicals - John Siciliano & Josh Siegel
  • EDN - Britain drops its first H-bomb, May 15, 1957 - Jessica MacNeil
  • POGO - New Documents Raise Questions About Increased Nuclear Spending--Documents obtained through the Freedom of Information Act show a nuke agency up to old tricks - Lydia Dennett
  • POGO - Paper Cuts: Cashing in on Connections
  • POGO - Press Statement: Haspel's Past and Lack of Candor with Congress Disqualify Her from Leading the CIA

    Monday, May 21, 2018

  • Las Vegas Sun - Nuclear waste in Nevada? Not on my watch - Dean Heller
  • House Committee on Energy and Commerce, Democratic Staff - Summary of H.R. 3053: THE NUCLEAR WASTE POLICY AMENDMENTS ACT OF 2018
  • Toledo Blade, OH - Environmental cleanup begins on highly toxic site in Wood County
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - Energy lab in Oak Ridge powers Tennessee economy--Department of Energy complex generates $5.6 billion economic impact - Dave Flessner
  • American Chemical Society C&EN - Hanford researchers demonstrate continuous process to vitrify waste from nuclear weapons production - Jeff Johnson
  • Tri-City Herald, WA - Ghost town bank lives again at nuclear reservation. You can visit - Annette Cary
  • AP News - US issues steep list of demands for nuclear treaty with Iran - Josh Lederman
  • AP News - In North Korea nuke site closure, spectacle trumps substance - Eric Talmadge
  • Bloomberg - U.K. Slams New U.S. Iran Plan Even Before Pompeo Presents It - Tim Ross and Thomas Penny
  • Bloomberg - Pompeo Threatens 'Strongest Sanctions in History' on Iran - Nick Wadhams and Ladane Nasseri
  • Bloomberg - An Arab Plan B for Containing Iran--Plan A was the nuclear deal. That's over. Now key Gulf states want the U.S. to flex more muscle. - Hussein Ibish
  • Reuters - U.S. toughens stance on Iran, lists sweeping demands - Lesley Wroughton, Parisa Hafezi
  • Reuters - Bulgaria open to Russian role in nuclear power project - Vladimir Soldatkin and Tsvetelia Tsolova
  • Reuters - Florida Power & Light parent adds to Florida assets with $5.1 billion deal - Laharee Chatterjee
  • Reuters - Pentagon assessing potential responses to Iranian behavior - Idrees Ali and Phil Stewart
  • Reuters - U.S. toughens stance on Iran, lists sweeping demands - Lesley Wroughton, Parisa Hafezi
  • Reuters - U.S. ready to respond if Iran decides to resume nuclear program-Pompeo - Lesley Wroughton
  • Reuters - Commentary: I just visited Iran. Here's what I heard about the U.S. - Peter Van Buren
  • Reuters - U.S. top court takes up challenge to Virginia uranium mining ban - Andrew Chung
  • Reuters - Russia's first sea-borne nuclear power plant arrives in Arctic - Vladimir Soldatkin
  • Reuters - BRIEF-Clean Energy Fuels Says Determined To Postpone Date Of Annual Meeting To June 8
  • TASS - Floating nuclear power unit for Chukotka moors in Russia's Murmansk
  • CNBC - Secretary of State Mike Pompeo promises 'strongest sanctions in history' and vows US won't allow Iran to develop a nuclear weapon: 'Not now, not ever' - Mike Calia | Amanda Macias | Tom DiChristopher
  • The Ferret, Scotland - Safety mishaps during nuclear bomb convoys rise to record high - Rob Edwards
  • Southern Reporter, Selkirk, Scottish Borders - Fears voiced over safety of nuclear convoys through Borders - Joseph Anderson, local democracy reporter
  • NHK World - Hitachi: British nuclear plant decision this month
  • The Independent - Theresa May says UK will pay to save links with EU nuclear agency, prompting accusations of another U-turn - Rob Merrick
  • Bloomberg - Major Says U.K. Voters Have Right to 'Reconsider': Brexit Update - Emma Ross-Thomas, Ian Wishart, and Nikos Chrysoloras
  • Public News Service - Two Public Hearings in NM This Week on Nuclear Fuel Repository - Roz Brown, Public News Service - NM
  • JoyNews Ghana - Nuclear power prospects bright – Ghanaian engineers push for support West Africa
  • Southwest Colorado Journal - Protesters march to uranium mill in White Mesa--Rally avoids last year's confrontation - Jim Mimiaga
  • World Nuclear News - Dominion Energy invests in GE Hitachi SMR
  • World Nuclear News - Floating plant arrives at Murmansk for fueling
  • World Nuclear News - Europe and Iran reiterate commitment to JCPOA
  • Times of Israel - Iranian FM dismisses Pompeo speech as a 'sham' - Alexander Fulbright
  • Times of Israel - Rejecting Pompeo, Iran says US cannot make demands for new nuke deal
  • Times of Israel - Netanyahu hails tough new US strategy on Iran as 'the right policy' - Raphael Ahren, Eric Cortellessa and Agencies
  • Forbes blog - Trump Administration May Give Mouth-To-Mouth To Resuscitate Coal Industry - Ken Silverstein
  • Pretoria Rekord, South Africa - Lecture on nuclear energy in Pretoria - Kayla van Petegem
  • Xinhua - Russia accuses U.S. of violating bilateral nuclear disarmament treaty
  • Business Standard India - Rising in Asia, a nuclear storm - Praveen Swami
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Members to review advanced tech bills - Sam Mintz
  • Wall Street Journal blog - Iran Challenges the EU to Take On U.S. Over Nuclear Pact–Energy Journal - Neanda Salvaterra
  • Yonhap News - Four S. Korean reporters head to N. Korea's nuke-testing site - lcd@yna.co.kr
  • Bloomberg - Virginia Uranium Mining Dispute Draws U.S. Supreme Court Review - Greg Stohr
  • Toronto Sun - NDP anti-nuclear position would cost 4,500 jobs in Durham, opponents say - Antonella Artuso
  • Lusaka Times, Zambia - Construction of Chongwe Nuclear Centre to proceed
  • ENDS Report - EC urges UK to correctly transpose radioactive waste rules - Jamie Carpenter
  • The State, SC - Will legislators cut the nuclear surcharge this week? We'd save more if they do this - Cindi Ross Scoppe
  • Bloomberg - Southern Slims Down After Bets on Big Projects Fail to Pay Off - Mark Chediak
  • Japan Times - Fukushima, seven years on - Hideyasu Tamura
  • NHK World - Atomic bomb survivor speaks at Harvard
  • MIT Technology Review - The world can't afford to wait for an energy miracle
  • Ukrinform News - Ukrainian NPPs generated 186.01 mln kWh of electricity in last day
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - NextEra – utility eyeing Santee Cooper – still 'on the hunt' after buying Florida power company - Thad Moore
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - Another SC nuclear boondoggle could soon meet its end. This time it's $7B in taxpayer money wasted - Andrew Brown
  • Miami Herald - FPL parent wants to expand its Florida footprint with new purchase - Mary Ellen Klas
  • All Things Nuclear - Closing North Korea's Nuclear Test Site - David Wright, co-director and senior scientist
  • DOE - The U. S. Department of Energy Announces $34 Million for Small Business Research and Development Grants
  • NAS - Project Update: Independent Assessment of Science and Technology for the Department of Energy's Defense Environmental Cleanup Program
  • NRC - NRC to Hold Webinar to Discuss 2017 Safety Performance for Salem, Hope Creek Nuclear Power Plants
  • NRC - NRC Names New Resident Inspector at Hatch Nuclear Power Plant
  • IAEA - Remarks at Opening of 6th Review Meeting of the Contracting Parties to the Joint Convention on the Safety of Spent Fuel Management and on the Safety of Radioactive Waste Management - Vienna, Austria
  • Trend News Agency, Azerbaijan - US toughens stance on Iran, lists sweeping demands
  • Trend News Agency, Azerbaijan - Pompeo says U.S. to impose tough sanctions on Iran
  • Trend News Agency, Azerbaijan - Spokesman: Iran to stay in Syria as long as needed
  • Japan Times - Radiation monitors in Fukushima to be scrapped after malfunctioning to the tune of ¥500 million a year
  • Bellona - Russia's floating nuclear plant arrives in Murmansk - Charles Digges
  • Press TV - US warns Iran of 'strongest sanctions in history'
  • Aiken Standard, SC - Parsons, DOE 'very confident' Salt Waste Processing Facility will meet 2021 goal - Colin Demarest
  • Nevada SEP site (Symantec 14) - ent-sep1.state.nv.us - /NUC/
  • NRC - Audit of NRC's Special & Infrequently Performed Inspections - OIG-18-A-13
  • DOE:NNSS - Environmental Remediation Work at TTR
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability FR Document: 2018-10937 Citation: 83 FR 23461 PDF Page 23461

    Sunday, May 20, 2018

  • Sen. Catherine Cortez Masto (D NV/) - Cortez Masto Demands NRC to Release Information on Yucca Mountain Hearing Facility in Las Vegas
  • Metropolis Planet, IL - Honeywell toxic discharges lead to lawsuit - Linda Kennedy
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Knee-jerk reaction against Yucca Mountain is unfortunate - Mary Rooney, Henderson
  • KLAS-TV - WEB EXTRA: Mary Beth Sewald: Las Vegas Metro Chamber of Commerce - Ian Russell
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Another SC nuclear boondoggle could soon meet its end. This time its $7B in taxpayer money wasted - Andrew Brown
  • The Guardian - US and China put trade war 'on hold' - Graeme Wearden
  • Santa Clarita Valley Signal - Cleanup officials say Whittaker-Bermite to be cleared by year's end - Perry Smith
  • Santa Clarita Valley Signal - Meetings called to update public about last days of Whittaker-Bermite cleanup - Jim Holt
  • Santa Clarita Valley Signal - Water officials respond to perchlorate-contaminated well - Jim Holt
  • Las Vegas Sun - Editorial: Americans to Trump: We will not stand by as you bulldoze the EPA
  • Environmental Defense Fund health blog - EPA's latest analysis shows perchlorate risks to fetal brain development - Tom Neltner
  • Cape Cod Times - Pilgrim review notes no major violations - Christine Legere
  • UK Independent - Head of France's nuclear watchdog 'lied over Chernobyl fallout' - John Lichfield
  • Eurozine - The big lie--The secret Chernobyl documents - Alla Yaroshinskaya
  • EnergyTransition.org - German nuclear phaseout entirely offset by non-hydro renewables - AGEB
  • New York Times - Inherited Damage Is Found In Chernobyl Area Children - {April 25, 1996}
  • The Guardian - Toxic link: the WHO and the IAEA--A 50-year-old agreement with the IAEA has effectively gagged the WHO from telling the truth about the health risks of radiation - Oliver Tickell
  • Patriot-News - Hershey researcher believes new study makes first connection between TMI and cancer - David Wenner
  • CNN Philippines - Senator seeks PH action on China's threat of 'nuclear war'
  • Quartz - Beijing's South China Sea ambitions now include nuclear-ready bombers - Nikhil Sonnad
  • Tehran Times - JCPOA joint commission to convene on Friday to assess U.S. nuclear deal exit
  • Tehran Times - EU's support for nuclear deal not enough: Zarif
  • Tehran Times - European Union adheres to its Iran deal-related commitments: EU commissioner - Wall Street Journal
  • Wall Street Journal - Iran Uses Nuclear Pact as Bargaining Chip With EU Over U.S. Sanctions - Emre Peker
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Ballot initiative could shut down Phoenix-area nuclear plant - Faith Miller
  • The Atlantic - What the North Koreans Told Me About Their Plans - Joel S. Wit
  • National Interest - The Path of Broke Nuclear Agreements - Tom Z. Collina, Catherine Killough, Philip Yun
  • RT - Storage capacity for radioactive water at Fukushima nuclear plant approaching limit
  • Nairobi Standard - House energy committee roots for nuclear power as reliable alternative By James Wanzala
  • Olive Press, Andalucia - Spanish nuclear power plants have to stay in use for forty more years says leading energy chief - Pablo Balbontin
  • Eurasia Review - Euro To Be Used In Iran-EU Trade: Nuclear Chief
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea installs observatory near nuclear test site: 38 North - khj@yna.co.kr
  • Egypt Today - Delegation from Russia's Roastom to meet locals in Dabaa - Egypt Today
  • Bloomberg - Storage Will Be Energy's Next Big Thing - David Fickling
  • Telluride Daily Planet - West boasts the cleanest electric grid - Allyn Svoboda
  • Korea Herald - NK shows signs of preparation for nuclear test site dismantlement - Jung Min-kyung
  • Aiken Standard - Parsons, DOE 'very confident' Salt Waste Processing Facility will meet 2021 goal - Colin Demarest
  • The State - Letter: Why should SCE&G stick us with a second bill for the abandoned nuclear plants? - Archie Parnell, Sumter
  • The Guardian - Chernobyl: History of a Tragedy by Serhii Plokhy review – death of the Soviet dream - Viv Groskop
  • Telegraph Business, London - Contract offer to counteract global threat to nuclear sites - Rhiannon Curry
  • TVR, Russia - Prospects of nuclear energy discussed in Sochi
  • Mainichi Daily News - Radiation monitors in Fukushima broken, malfunction 4,000 times
  • Japan Times - Fukushima Prefecture radiation monitoring posts installed after 3/11 hit by glitches
  • St. Louis Record - Woman claims Manhattan Project caused her cancer - Amanda Thomas
  • East Idaho News - East Idaho Newsmakers: INL Director Dr. Mark Peters - Nate Eaton
  • Tri-City Herald - PNNL wants to shine a light on dark matter by searching for WIMPs - Steven Ashby
  • Baltic Times - Lithuania's power grid synchronization-linked project gets EUR 10.8 mln in EU money
  • Las Cruces Sun-News - PRC should work toward decentralization of energy - Peter Goodman
  • Cape Cod Times - Grid is too underfueled for Pilgrim to shut early - Matthew C. Cordaro, Shoreham, New York, former president and CEO of the Midwest Independent System Operator, the nation's largest independent transmission system operator
  • Trend News Agency - Iran needs to accept FATF-related bills to secure EU help in nuclear deal: official
  • Japan Times - Fukushima Prefecture radiation monitoring posts installed after 3/11 hit by glitches
  • Press TV - Europe's political support for nuclear deal not enough: Iran FM
  • Press TV - EU making contradictory statements on JCPOA: Iranian official
  • Press TV - Pompeo to 'attack' Europeans over Iran deal: Analyst
  • Press TV - Israel plans new settlements south of Jerusalem al-Quds -
  • Press TV - No peace in Palestine with Israel continuing its occupation: Turkish official
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Storage capacity for radioactive water at Fukushima power plant nears limit
  • Japan Times - Through the lens: Japanese photographers explore nuclear narratives
  • Mainichi Daily News - Editorial: Gov't energy plan inflexibility on nuclear, renewables reveals lack of vision
  • Herald Palladium - Time to stop talking and start listening - Minnie Autry
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus, NM - State lawmakers, industry leaders tangle with nuclear waste site near Carlsbad - Adrian C Hedden

    Saturday, May 19, 2018

  • Santa Fe New Mexican - New Mexico lawmakers hear arguments on temporary nuclear waste storage - Tripp Stelnicki
  • WND - Fed report says debate over nuclear power hinges on waste
  • Citrus County Chronicle - OpEd: Exposing our government - Harriet Heywood
  • Cape Cod Times - Multiple shutdowns at power plant largely non-nuclear, NRC spokesman says. - Christine Legere
  • Truthout - Whistleblower Daniel Ellsberg: Civil Disobedience Against Vietnam War Led Me to Leak Pentagon Papers - Amy Goodman, Democracy Now!
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Some INL funding boosts in energy budget bill - Nathan Brown
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Researchers study mercury levels in contaminated creek
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus, NM - State lawmakers, industry leaders tangle with nuclear waste site near Carlsbad - Adrian C Hedden
  • Oak Ridger - Discuss use of federal land in city - Ben Pounds
  • AP News - New Mexico lawmakers review new nuclear storage proposal
  • AP News - US to lay out plan to pressure Iran after nuclear deal exit - Josh Lederman
  • Bloomberg - Next on Iran: War, Diplomacy or Some of Both? - Tobin Harshaw w/Kenneth M. Pollack
  • Reuters - Europe reassures Iran of commitment to nuclear deal without U.S - Alissa de Carbonnel
  • Reuters - After Trump's withdrawal from nuclear pact, EU energy chief courts Iran - Alissa de Carbonnel
  • Reuters - Factbox: Company deals at risk from U.S. sanctions on Iran - Compiled by Bozorgmehr Sharafedin and Arathy S Nair
  • Albuquerque Journal - NM legislators examine nuclear fuel storage proposal - Maddy Hayden
  • Mainichi Daily News - Editorial: Gov't energy plan inflexibility on nuclear, renewables reveals lack of vision
  • Fairfield-Suisun Daily Republic - Travis 75th: 'Secret city' a mystery that rumors connect to nuclear weapons - Ian Thompson
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Storage capacity of radioactive water at Fukushima power plant nears limit
  • Japan Times - Through the lens: Japanese photographers explore nuclear narratives - Katherine Whatley
  • York Dispatch - Peach Bottom nuclear plant safety focus of open house - Lindsay C. VanAsdalan
  • St. George Independent, UT - White Mesa Utes march against Energy Fuels White Mesa Uranium Mill - Alastair Lee Bitsoi
  • Business News Americas - Argentina shelves Atucha III nuclear project with China - Richard Townley
  • WCAI, Woods Hole, MA - Nuclear Decommissioning Advisory Panel Meets to Vote on New Recommendations - Sarah Tan
  • E&E Daily - WHITE HOUSE: Top aides not considering rescue for coal, nuclear – source - Hannah Northey
  • Toledo Blade - Fermi 2 operating at reduced power - Tom Henry
  • NW News Network - Columbia Generating Station Shuts Down In Unplanned Event - Anna King
  • Beyond Nuclear - May 18, 1979 - Karen Silkwood verdict - As reported by PEACEbuttons.INFO:
  • Times and Democrat, Orangeburg SC - Legislature further clouds nuclear issue
  • IPS - hite House Should State Opposition to Saudi Threat to Acquire Nuclear Weapons - Daryl G. Kimball and Thomas Countryman
  • Trend News Agency - Turkey sees no reason for US withdrawal from nuclear agreement (Exclusive) - Kamyar Eghbalnejad, Ali Mustafayev
  • Trend News Agency - Iran can resume 20 percent enrichment if EU fails to retain nuclear deal
  • Mainichi Daily News - Hibakusha: 72-yr-old exposed to A-bomb radiation in womb losing words to dementia
  • Press TV - Iran too powerful now to be pressured: Senior official
  • Press TV - Trump's policies vis-à-vis Iran and Palestine violate international law: Expert
  • Press TV - UN must take action to end Israeli occupation: Pundit - Israel expands army's authority to demolish Palestinian homes in West Bank

    Friday, May 18, 2018

  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - Editorial: New nuke mission at SRS?
  • Bloomberg - Israel Struggles to Explain Why Snipers Were Used to Quell Palestinian Protest - Jonathan Ferziger and Saud Abu Ramadan
  • Dana Point Times, CA - New Yucca Mountain Nuclear Storage Bill Passes House - Eric Heinz
  • Nevada Appeal - LVN letter: Open letter to Rep. Mark Amodei - Jim Falk, Fallon
  • Balkan Insight - Serbia to Probe Health Impact of NATO Depleted Uranium - Filip Rudic
  • Colorado Daily - OpEd: Peace Train: Nuke money should go to cleanup instead - Judith Mohling, Rocky Mountain Peace and Justice Center
  • SF Chronicle - Tetra Tech stands by its work at Hunters Point - Preston Hopson
  • Democracy Now! - Daniel Ellsberg: Whistleblowing is Needed to Avert Catastrophic U.S. War with Iran & North Korea - guest: Daniel Ellsberg
  • Defense Daily - UT Needs Extra $7 Million to Take Over LANL, if It Wins the Contract - Dan Leone
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Oak Ridge heavy element production site receives historic designation - Brittany Crocker
  • New Mexico Political Report - NM Environment Review: drought, 'stokes,' new studies and more - Laura Paskus
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR WASTE: Lab previews system to turn radioactive mixture to glass
  • Tri-City Herald, WA - Problem triggers shutdown of Richland nuclear plant - Annette Cary
  • AP News - Cambodia court extends detention of radio journalists
  • AP News - Putin: New nuclear weapons to enter duty in next few years - Vladimir Isachenkov
  • AP News - Trump cites 'protections' if Kim denuclearizes
  • Bloomberg - U.S. Maintains Quitting the Iran Deal Hasn't Strained Ties With Europe - Nick Wadhams
  • Bloomberg - Trump Forbids Russian Pipeline. Europe Pushes Back - Leonid Bershidsky
  • Reuters - TABLE-Swiss nuclear plant outages and restarts - Vera Eckert
  • Reuters - EU considers Iran central bank transfers to beat U.S. sanctions - Robin Emmott
  • Inside Tucson Business - Clean Energy ballot initiative could take Palo Verde nuclear plant off the grid - Faith Miller, Cronkite News
  • Houston Chronicle - Nuclear energy needs to shake off links to coal - Chris Tomlinson
  • LiveScience - Ghostly 'Lightning' Waves Discovered Inside a Nuclear Reactor - Marcus Woo
  • Asbury Park Press - Alec Baldwin tells APP: No nuclear power bailout in NJ - Alec Baldwin
  • KOMO Seattle - Richland nuclear plant shuts down unexpectedly - Associated Press
  • World Nuclear News - NNL stresses nuclear industry's need to innovate
  • World Nuclear News - Framatome wins US generator services contract
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Legislative committee to hear plans for nuclear waste storage site - Andy Stiny
  • Asahi Shimbun - Japan mum on support for U.S. nuclear umbrella under Obama - Naotaka Fujita
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Nuclear build needs better management to beat its track record - report - Carin Smith
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Eskom to freeze bonuses, pay hikes and external vacancies - Khulekani Magubane
  • Global Construction Review - China to help Uganda build nuclear power plants
  • Platts - Spain nuclear output below 6 GW Friday as Trillo begins refueling - Mario Perez
  • Reuters - TABLE-Japan nuclear reactor operations: Kansai shuts Takahama No.4 - Osamu Tsukimori
  • Daily Maverick - The cloak that hides the dagger – nuclear deals and geopolitics - Saliem Fakir
  • Buffalo News - Another Voice: West Valley remains safe for nuclear waste - Gordon Connally
  • Reuters UK - Czechs put off decision on building new nuclear plants - Jan Lopatka
  • Kincardine News Ontario - Ontario's Nuclear Innovation Institute to be established in Southampton
  • IMIESA - Eskom looks to lessons from Medupi and Kusile to drive nuclear
  • Reuters - TABLE-South Korea halts Hanul No.4 nuclear reactor for maintenance - Joori Roh
  • Payson Roundup, AZ - Letter: Don't allow uranium mining near Grand Canyon Don't allow uranium mining near Grand Canyon - Dorothy Howell
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR WASTE: Hearing will scrutinize plans for 2 vexing cleanups - Sam Mintz
  • Creamer Media's Engineering News - Conference highlights importance of nuclear regulators engaging the public - Rebecca Campbell
  • Financial Express - China to use Taiwan as nuclear, conventional military base to isolate India, Japan, warns US lawmaker
  • Creamer Media's Engineering News - Small modular reactors offer great promise but face major challenges - Rebecca Campbell
  • Asahi Shimbun - EDITORIAL: METI's new energy agenda is still powered by old thinking
  • Athens News Courier - NUKE PLANT: NRC to host safety meeting May 30 - Enewscourier.com, 410 W Green Street Athens, AL
  • CLG News - Poisoning fears as Japan plans to use radioactive Fukushima soil to build roads
  • JD Supra - A Word to the Wise for Advanced Reactors Accepting DOE Money: DOE Enforces its IP Rights - Mary Anne Sullivan, Hogan Lovells
  • Taiwan News - Why Taiwan must focus on developing a balanced energy supply - David Spencer
  • Power Engineering International - Double investment boost for UK nuclear power - Diarmaid Williams
  • Creamer Media's Engineering News - Nuclear: "many studies have shown it is the cheapest of all energies" - Alicestine October
  • Harrison Daily Times, AR - PETER ROFF: Keep the government out of the energy marketplace - Peter Roff
  • Virginian-Pilot - Editorial: Editorial: Check out a scientific wonder on Saturday Editorial: Check out a scientific wonder on Saturday
  • Oak Ridge Today - Registration for Tennessee Valley Corridor Summit extended through today - John Huotari
  • Trend News Agency, Azerbaijan - Putin, Merkel discuss U.S. withdrawal from Iran nuclear deal
  • Trend News Agency, Azerbaijan - US opted for potentially costly strategy by leaving nuclear deal – expert
  • NHK World - Heavy rain in northern Japan
  • Mainichi Daily - Picture of girl who survived atomic bombing to be placed at Hiroshima peace museum
  • Mainichi Daily - Hibakusha: 78-yr-old bringing war victims together to protect Article 9, receive gov't aid
  • Mainichi Daily - Pacific island leaders gather in northeastern Japan for summit
  • Jiji Press - Japan, Pacific Island Countries Open Summit in Fukushima
  • Japan Times - Rebuttal of letter on Akiba issue - Gregory Kulacki, Cambridge, Massachusetts, Kulacki is China Project Manager for The Global Security Program Union of Concerned Scientists
  • Rep. Mark Sanford (R-SC1) - Vote Notes: H.R. 3053, the Nuclear Waste Policy Amendments Act
  • Senator Dean Heller (R-NV) - Heller, Cortez Masto: Don't Fund Yucca Mountain, Pursue a Consent-Based Approach
  • Senator Catherine Cortez Masto (D-NV) - Cortez Masto, Heller: Don't Fund Yucca Mountain, Pursue a Consent-Based Approach
  • Bellona - The Renewable Energy Directive: Wasting renewable electricity? - Bellona Europa
  • Press TV - Iran scolds US, Israel unilateralism
  • Press TV - EU unveils 'statute' to protect Iran trade against US
  • Press TV - Debate: Iran nuclear deal
  • Press TV - Certain NATO members will be 'dealt with': Trump
  • Press TV - UN rights chief urges probe into Israeli 'war crimes'
  • Press TV - Muslim leaders gather for Gaza after Israeli massacre
  • Press TV - Israel expands army’s authority to demolish Palestinian homes in West Bank
  • Energy Department - Notice Records of Decisions: Management of Cesium and Strontium Capsules at the Hanford Site, Richland, WA FR Document: 2018-10643 Citation: 83 FR 23270 PDF Pages 23270-23271
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2018-10769 Citation: 83 FR 23302 PDF Page 23302
  • Consortium News - A Tale of Two Tortures - Annie Machon
  • Unz Review - The Ruinously Expensive American Military Pay and benefits are out of control - Philip Giraldi
  • UPI - Europe to shield energy companies working with Iran - Daniel J. Graeber
  • Atomic Heritage Foundation - 2017 Annual Report Now Available
  • Atomic Heritage Foundation - MOX is nixed but pits could be next
  • Beyond Nuclear International - MOX got nixed. Now it could be the pits - Linda Pentz Gunter
  • Newsweek - TRUMP SHOULD NOT DARE IRAN TO START A WAR - Benjamin H. Friedman

    Thursday, May 17, 2018

  • Mesquite Local News - Still time to negotiate on Yucca Mountain - Thomas Mitchell
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Tarkanian, Hammond, Mortensen spar in CD3 GOP debate - Victor Joecks
  • KSNV News3LV - CONNECT TO CONGRESS: Rep. Ruben Kihuen talks US embassy in Jerusalem and more
  • Rhino Times, Guilford County, NC. - Under the Hammer(#6): Renewing efforts to store spent nuclear power fuel at Yucca Mountain is back on the table
  • Eurasia Review - Preventing Nuclear Terrorism In South Asia – OpEd - Rabia Javed
  • Safety.BLR - OSHA again delays enforcement of beryllium standard
  • WSWS - WikiLeaks and whistleblowers condemn new allegations against Julian Assange - James Cogan
  • Common Dreams - Patti Smith, Edward Snowden, and Noam Chomsky Agree: Trump Must Halt Prosecution Against WikiLeaks - Andrea Germanos
  • World Nuclear News - Progress for WIPP infrastructure upgrade
  • World Nuclear News - Belgium and China award simulator contracts
  • World Nuclear News - DR Congo research reactor requires improvement, says IAEA
  • World Nuclear News - UK: NNL delivers a vision for innovation
  • EurekAlert - ORNL facility receives American Nuclear Society's historic landmark designation - DOE/Oak Ridge National Laboratory
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Inside the Radiochemical Engineering Development Center at ORNL
  • Tri-City Herald, WA - $2.3B Hanford spending bill pushes for cheaper nuclear waste treatment - Annette Cary
  • Boulder Weekly - Facing Rocky Flats - Josh Schlossberg
  • AP News - North Korea threatens to cancel Trump-Kim summit over drills - Hyung-Jin Kim and Foster Klug
  • AP News - Dutch minister seeks to protect companies from US sanctions
  • AP News - Turkey slams US sentencing of Turkish banker on Iran scheme - Zeynep Bilginsoy
  • Bloomberg - Pentagon Says North Korea's Regime Has Staked Its Survival on Nuclear Weapons - Anthony Capaccio
  • Bloomberg - North Korea Shows 'Encouraging' Signs on Nuclear Program, Monitor Says - Jonathan Tirone
  • Reuters - White House says 'nothing has changed' on North Korea summit - Jeff Mason
  • Reuters - Macron rules out trade war over Iran deal as firms head for exit - Gabriela Baczynska
  • Reuters - British government offers $18 billion to Hitachi's UK nuclear project: Kyodo - Aaron Sheldrick and Kiyoshi Takenaka w/Nina Chestney
  • Reuters - Top EU officials agree joint stance on Iran deal, U.S. trade - Gabriela Baczynska and Ivana Sekularac
  • Reuters - EU to start Iran sanctions blocking law process on Friday - Gabriela Baczynska
  • Reuters - EU united on Iran deal, will talk with U.S.: Merkel - Paul Carrel
  • Reuters - EU firms will make their own call on Iran business: Macron - Gabriela Baczynska
  • Business Insider - Here's how quickly Iran could build a nuclear weapon - John Haltiwanger
  • The Guardian - EU sets course for US clash with law blocking Iran sanctions - Patrick Wintour in London and Daniel Boffey in Sofia
  • NHK World - Review of nuclear fuel reprocessing plant resumes
  • Financial Times - The French stress test for nuclear power - Andrew Ward in London and David Keohane in Paris
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Eskom continues with front-end nuclear preparation
  • Creamer Media's Engineering News - Eskom continuing with nuclear plans pending IRP update - Kim Cloete
  • Times LIVE-Johannesburg - These 10 municipalities owe Eskom a combined R9.8bn - Matthew Savides
  • Reuters - China to help Uganda build nuclear power plants - Elias Biryabarema
  • Spokesman-Review - New study shows high uranium levels in some wells in northeastern Washington - Rachel Alexander
  • Mainichi Daily - Japan draft plan sets ambitious targets for nuclear energy
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Japan sticks with 20%-22% goal for nuclear in the energy mix - Nikkei Staff Writers
  • The State, SC - More secrecy at SCE&G? Utility won't give up records, state agency says - Sammy Fretwell
  • IAEA - IAEA Competition Seeks Young People's Ideas on Nuclear and Radiological Emergency Communication - Meriam Otarra, IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security
  • Greenpeace International - Floating nuclear power plant reaches the Arctic, Greenpeace demands strict safety controls - Greenpeace International
  • IAEA - IAEA and Tokai University Expand Cooperation on Nuclear Safety Education - Narita Tatsuji, IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security
  • Radio New Zealand - Call for help for Pacific's neglected nuclear test victims
  • WKU Public Radio, Western Kentucky University - Kentucky Regulators Agree Illegal Radioactive Waste Should Stay In Blue Ridge Landfill - Ryan Van Velzer
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Chernobyl changed nuclear landscape - Keiko Chino
  • WABE Atlanta - Vogtle Critics Want More Information In Legal Challenge To Nuclear Expansion - Molly Samuel
  • Scottish Daily Record - MSP raises spectre of nuclear convoy disaster on Lanarkshire roads - Robert Mitchell
  • POWERmag - Report Says More Nuclear Plants in Financial Trouble - Darrell Proctor
  • POWERmag - DOE Lays Out How Power Sector Could Win the Cybersecurity Battle - Sonal Patel
  • Mainichi Daily - Britain offers 2 tril. yen loan for Hitachi's Wales nuclear project
  • Energy Post Brussels - For Eastern Europe, controllable renewable power is a good alternative for new nuclear power - Philipp Heidinger, Fabian Huneke and Simon Göss
  • Aiken Standard, SC - Guest editorial: Legislature further clouds nuclear issue
  • New Europe - From Russia: Reactor will drive Finnish nuclear power plant - Kostis Geropoulos
  • Myrtle Beach Sun News - Here's why the alarm at the nuclear plant just north of Horry County was going off - Hannah Strong
  • Creamer Media's Engineering News - Kenya banks on nuclear energy to sustain manufacturing, build the economy - Kim Cloete
  • Yorkshire Post - UK engineer enables nuclear power-plant restart after two years
  • Warsaw Business Journal - Nuclear power in Poland will cost PLN 40-70 bln ($11 to $19 billion US) – Energy Ministry - Beata Socha
  • Kuwait News Agency - IAEA to host meeting on radioactive wast Mon.
  • Santa Rosa Press Democrat - Letter(#1): Nuclear power problemsNuclear power problems - Jaak Saame, Penngrove
  • Bayshore Broadcasting - Nuclear Learning Centre Planned For Southampton - John Divinski
  • The Nation Nigeria - 'Nigeria has huge nuclear energy prospects' - Akinola Ajibade
  • Sputnik News - India's 'Atom on Wheels' Public Outreach Initiative Bags Rosatom Award
  • Creamer Media's Engineering News - South Africa will need more power generation, for itself and for region – consultant - Rebecca Campbell
  • AKIpress - There are 92 sites with toxic and radioactive wastes of mining production in Kyrgyzstan
  • AKIpress - Kyrgyzstan to hold a conference on uranium tailings in New York with participation of president
  • AKIpress - Number of large uranium tailings in Central Asia located in dangerous proximity to rivers – First Vice PM Boronov
  • Sofia Globe - Bulgarian Foreign Minister: EU remains united over Iran nuclear deal
  • eNews Channel Africa - Still no hard-and-fast answers on nuclear deal
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Nuclear not feasible in a corrupt environment – expert - Carin Smith
  • Cape Business News - Nuclear still in SA's energy mix says Radebe
  • Government Europa - EU refers states to court over spent fuel and radioactive waste breaches
  • Clean Energy Wire - Coal commission focussed on economy / Bavarian nuclear request
  • Reuters - China to help Uganda build nuclear power plants - Elias Biryabarema
  • Manila Bulletin - Gatchalian: PH far from using nuclear technology as national power resource - Mario Casayuran
  • Asahi Shimbun - Foreign Ministry pushes METI to expand other energy sources
  • Metropolis Planet - Tens of thousands of tons of nuclear waste exist - John Shimkus, Congressman Illinois U.S. Representative in Congress - {article text}
  • Creamer Media's Engineering News - Global atomic energy agency stresses importance of safety skills development - Rebecca Campbell
  • Drax Group - Electric Insights Quarterly - January to March 2018 - Dr Staffell
  • Imperial College London. - Wind produces more electricity than nuclear in the UK for the first time - Neasan O'Neill
  • Lompoc Record, CA - Gene Nelson: Diablo Canyon – myths and realities - Gene Nelson
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Fukushima operator embraces Toyota-style efficiency
  • Aiken Standard, SC - Partial work stoppage ordered for MOX - Colin Demarest
  • SF Chronicle - Editorial: After scandal, the Hunters Point Shipyard needs a comprehensive cleanup
  • The State, SC - In first TV debate, GOP primary candidates tie Gov. McMaster to corruption - Avery G. Wilks
  • WBTW News13 Myrtle Beach, SC - Santee Cooper says contaminants in soil 'measurable' but not 'unacceptable' - Maggie Lorenz
  • All Things Nuclear - High Energy Arc Faults and the Nuclear Plant Fire Protection IOU - Dave Lochbaum, director, Nuclear Safety Project
  • USGS - M 5.8 - 68km S of Nemuro, Japan
  • USGS - M 5.3 - 11km SSE of Hasaki, Japan
  • IAEA - IAEA Completes 3-Year Project to Modernize Safeguards IT System
  • Trend News Agency, Azerbaijan - Turkish FM: US actions against Iran promise serious problems to region - Rufiz Hafizoglu
  • Trend News Agency, Azerbaijan - US sanctions against Iran will not be successful - Erdogan - Rufiz Hafizoglu
  • Trend News Agency, Azerbaijan - Britain's May agrees with France, Germany on upholding Iran nuclear deal
  • Trend News Agency, Azerbaijan - Europe has to pursue 'mission impossible' to sustain economic ties with Iran – expert
  • Trend News Agency, Azerbaijan - Europe to benefit if it stays in nuclear deal: expert - Kamyar Eghbalnejad, Fikret Dolukhanov
  • Trend News Agency, Azerbaijan - EU says block on U.S. sanctions on Iran of limited use for EU banks
  • NHK World - Review of nuclear fuel reprocessing plant resumes
  • Japan Times - Editorial: End big power firms' stranglehold on electrical gridEnd big power firms' stranglehold on electrical grid
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Chernobyl changed nuclear landscape - Keiko Chino
  • Jiji Press - Fukushima Wins National Sake Competition for Uncharted 6th Year
  • Yonhap News - Minister: N. Korea, U.S. apart over details of denuclearization - lcd@yna.co.kr
  • Bellona - Bellona welcomes EU Battery Strategy but concrete actions must follow - Bellona Europa
  • Press TV - EU scrambles to block US bans on Iran, save JCPOA
  • Press TV - 'Iran may replace Total with Chinese company'
  • Press TV - Erdogan: Gaza deaths show UN has fallen
  • Press TV - Europe-US rift over Iran nuclear deal
  • Portsmouth Daily Times, OH - Vote on Piketon waste facility challenged
  • The Guardian - Weatherwatch: Nimbus-B satellite was almost a disaster - David Hambling
  • Pakistan Observer - US withdrawal from JCPOA - Dr Zafar Nawaz Jaspal
  • NHK World - Seven Years Later, Class is Back in Session
  • Town Hall - Asia's Energy Demand Helps America's Coal Industry Boom - Steve Sherman
  • Europa - Infringements: Nuclear waste: Commission refers Austria, Croatia and Italy to Court for failing to notify national programmes
  • Courthouse News Service - Nuclear-Waste Tax Case Battled at 11th Circuit - Eva Fedderly
  • Budapest Business Journal - EC infringement procedures reach various stages
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Legislative committee to hear plans for nuke storage site - Andy Stiny

    Wednesday, May 16, 2018

  • The Nation - The CIA Didn't Just Torture, It Experimented on Human Beings--Reframing the CIA's interrogation techniques as a violation of scientific and medical ethics may be the best way to achieve accountability. - Lisa Hajjar
  • DOE:EM - EM Update | Vol. 10, Issue 19 | May 15, 2018
  • Colorado Public Radio - As Rocky Flats Refuge Opening Nears, Former Workers, Opponents Still Harbor Doubts - Xandra Mcmahon
  • NRC - Audit of NRC's Fiscal Year (FY) 2017 Compliance with Improper Payment Laws - OIG-18-A-12
  • Union of Concerned Scientists - Energy Department Makes the Right Decision to Kill MOX Program - Statement by Edwin Lyman, Union of Concerned Scientists
  • The Hankyoreh - [News Analysis] Swift denuclearization versus grand reciprocal measures - Yi Yong-in
  • Hilton Head Island Packet - Search for oil could detonate explosives off SC coast, Beaufort County mayors warn - Stephen Fastenau
  • RSN.org - Yucca Redux and the Nuclear Shell Game - James Heddle
  • KGO/TV ABC7 San Francisco - Hearing held to discuss SF Hunters Point toxic cleanup discrepancy - Lyanne Melendez
  • SF Weekly, San Francisco CA - Hunters Point Cleanup Finally Gets Political - Ida Mojadad
  • KSNV News3LV - Oregon Congressman hopes to fast-track Yucca Mountain - Gerard Ramlaho
  • Nevada Appeal - Statewide candidates speak at Republican luncheon - Steve Ranson
  • Newstalk 870 KFLD-AM Radio, WA - Legislation Clears Way for Return of Yucca Mtn Nuclear Waste site - John McKay
  • Hood River News - Nuclear waste proposal would create decades-long Hanford fix - Kirby Neumann-Rea
  • Nuclear Energy Insider - Ontario Power Generation predicts SMR openings in booming mining sectors
  • Nuclear Energy Insider - Westinghouse set for 3D, scaling savings in six-reactor dismantling deal
  • Nuclear Energy Insider - Quarter of U.S. nuclear fleet at risk of closure; Lawmakers pass pro-Yucca Mountain bill
  • TheDrive-WarZone Wire - A-10 Warthogs May Stop Firing Controversial Depleted Uranium Ammunition For Good - Joseph Trevithick
  • Tyler Star News, Sistersville, WV - LEPC Educated on Radioactive Materials - Chad Turner
  • Portsmouth Patch, NH - Sen. Hassan Calls for Release of PFAS Study Blocked By EPA - Dana Forsythe
  • Bay City Beacon, San Francisco, CA - The Shipyard's Toxic History Resurfaces - Mike Ege
  • Bay City Beacon, San Francisco, CA - TetraTech City Hall Protest - Mike Ege
  • CNN - Scott Pruitt unapologetically defends EPA tenure amid blistering criticism - Gregory Wallace and Veronica Stracqualursi
  • Daily Maverick - Eskom drops email bombshell in 'whistle-blower' Suzanne Daniels' hearing - Jessica Bezuidenhout
  • Defense Daily - House Panel's 2019 NNSA Budget Cans Interoperable Warhead, Jump-Starts LANL Pits - Dan Leone
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Nuke suppliers come to I.F. to learn about reactor project - Nathan Brown
  • KIFI Idaho Falls - New nuclear industry set to make great economic impact - Michaela Leung
  • World Nuclear News - Perry scraps completion of US MOX facility
  • World Nuclear News - IAEA completes revamp of IT system
  • World Nuclear News - Rosatom expands overseas links with new agreements
  • Aiken Standard, SC - Letters address MOX costs, cancellation and pit production reasoning - Colin Demarest
  • Tri-City Herald, WA - 2 gallons of radioactive nuclear waste done. 56M gallons to go - Annette Cary
  • Pacific Northwest National Laboratory - PNNL successfully vitrifies three gallons of radioactive tank waste - Susan Bauer, PNNL
  • Los Alamos Daily Post, NM - A Guide To The Manhattan Project In Washington State - AHF News
  • Kokomo Perspective, Kokomo IN - May's nuclear history - John Floyd
  • AP News - Putin: Russian warships will remain off Syria
  • AP News - Analysis: Ahead of summit, North Korea lobs barbs at Bolton - Eric Talmadge
  • AP News - EU official insists nuclear deal with Iran must prevail
  • AP News - US intensifies pressure on Iran, sanctioning central banker - Josh Lederman
  • AP News - Gulf Arab states rebuke Israel, but alliances inch closer - Aya Batrawy and Jon Gambrell
  • AP News - Merkel says Germany remains committed to Iran nuclear accord - Frank Jordans
  • AP News - Alaska's lone nuclear power plant to be decommissioned
  • AP News - European Union reports plans are in progress to salvage Iran nuclear deal following U.S. withdrawal
  • Bloomberg - Ending Iran Nuclear Deal Would Be Major Security Threat, EU Says - Jones Hayden
  • Bloomberg - EU Plans To Save Nuclear Deal
  • Bloomberg - EU Pledges Steps to Salvage Iran Oil Shipments 'Within Weeks' - Nikos Chrysoloras and Richard Bravo
  • Reuters - France's Total warns of Iran exit as EU leaders seek to save economic ties - Gabriela Baczynska, Sudip Kar-Gupta
  • Reuters - Iran to spare no efforts to maintain oil production: SHANA - Bozorgmehr Sharafedin
  • Reuters - Russia backs EU plan to meet on Iran nuclear deal in Vienna next week: Ifax - Gabrielle Tétrault-Farber
  • Reuters - EU leaders explore ways to save Iran economic ties from U.S. sanctions - Gabriela Baczynska
  • Reuters - Bulgarian government prepares to revive Belene nuclear project - Angel Krasimirov
  • Reuters - Poland's PGE wants its offshore wind to be ready to build in 2021 - Agnieszka Barteczko
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-Iran nuclear accord not ideal, but best to stick with it - Merkel - Michelle Martin
  • Reuters - Iran says U.S. sanctions intended to derail efforts to save nuclear deal - Bozorgmehr Sharafedin
  • Reuters - North Korea is dismantling its nuclear site, but is it abandoning its arsenal or hiding evidence? - Josh Smith
  • Reuters - COLUMN-Commentary: Trump's Iran decision gives gift to Putin - David A. Andelman
  • Reuters - Japan backs role of nuclear power in 2030 energy plan - Osamu Tsukimori
  • IAEA - IAEA Trains Young Professionals in Nuclear Infrastructure Development - Elisabeth Dyck, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Nuclear still in SA's energy mix, says Jeff Radebe - Khulekani Magubane
  • Business Day, South Africa - Jeff Radebe wants $25bn of $100bn investment to come from energy sector - 16 May 2018 - 12:05 Linda Ensor
  • News24 City-Press - Radebe: SA is committed to renewable energy, no mention of nuclear - Alicestine October
  • The Guardian - Wind power overtakes nuclear for first time in UK across a quarter - Adam Vaughan
  • Economic Times - India's nuclear major wins prestigious Russian award - Dipanjan Roy Chaudhury
  • The State, SC - FBI agents flock to VC Summer site as part of probe into SC's failed nuclear project - Avery G. Wilks
  • Times and Democrat - Editorial: Legislature further clouds nuclear issue Legislature further clouds nuclear issue
  • Charleston City Paper - 3 things to keep in mind about those convincing Dominion Energy ads in South Carolina--Don't get duped - Adam Manno
  • FITSNews.com, SC - FBI, DOJ Pay Visit To VC Summer
  • WIS-TV Columbia, SC - FBI and DOJ agents visiting VC Summer site this week - Claude Thompson
  • Fin24 CapeTown - OpEd: Why nuclear power for African countries doesn't make sense Why nuclear power for African countries doesn't make sense - Hartmut Winkler, University of Johannesburg
  • CM Mining Weekly - Nuclear industry urged to address business case - Rebecca Campbell
  • 89.3 WFPL News Louisville, KY - Kentucky Regulators Agree Illegal Radioactive Waste Should Stay In Blue Ridge Landfill - Ryan Van Velzer
  • The Independent - Wind power overtakes nuclear energy in UK for first time over last three months--Record comes as MPs warn of 'dramatic and worrying collapse' in clean energy investment - Tom Embury-Dennis
  • Decatur Daily - Open house scheduled on Browns Ferry Nuclear Plant safety - Eric Fleischauer
  • UPI - More nuclear power needed by 2030, Japan says - Elizabeth Shim
  • Reuters - TABLE-South Korea to restart Hanul No.5 nuclear reactor after maintenance - Joori Roh
  • Focus Taiwan - Reactor restarted at 3rd nuclear power plant - Chen Cheng-wei and William Yen
  • Nigeria Punch - Govt targets 1,200MW from nuclear power plant by 2020 - Okechukwu Nnodim, Abuja
  • Xinhua - Bulgarian gov't seeking investor for unfinished nuclear power plant
  • Sofia News Agency - The Bulgarian Cabinet said "Yes" to Restart the Nuclear Power Plant "Belene", China Wants to Invest
  • Lancaster Intelligencer Journal - NRC to hold open house in Holtwood to discuss inspection report of Peach Bottom nuclear plant
  • AKIpress - Kazakhstan produces over 7,100 tons of uranium in 4 months of 2018
  • Colorado Daily - Letter: Nuclear accidentsNuclear accidents - Dave Morton, Longmont
  • NHK World - Japanese government releases latest energy plan
  • Globe Newswire - Terrestrial Energy Names McMaster University Research Chair in Nuclear Safety Analysis John Luxat to Advisory Board
  • Blackburn News - Nuclear Innovation Institute Coming To Bruce County - Jordan MacKinnon
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - FBI agents visited V.C. Summer site amid investigation of failed South Carolina nuclear project - Thad Moore
  • Graphic.com, Ghana - NRA pledges to ensure safety, security if Ghana opts for nuclear energy - Maxwell Akalaare Adombila
  • Nigeria News - 2020: Nigeria's Nuclear Power Plant To Produce 1200MW - Odeyemi Mubarak
  • Radio New Zealand - Marshalls poet links climate change and nuke testing impacts
  • News Ghana - Rosatom and Zambian Government Sign Agreement for the building of Nuclear Science Project
  • NHK World - Regulator approves Sendai plant anti-terror plan
  • NHK World - Hiroshima A-bomb victims register aired out
  • IEER - The Atom Bomb visits Bikini – 1946 - Arjun Makhijani
  • NAS - Project Update: Gulf War and Health, Volume 11: Generational Health Effects of Serving in the Gulf War
  • NRC - NRC to Hold Public Meeting to Discuss 2017 Performance of Arkansas Nuclear One
  • NRC - NRC to Hold Open House to Discuss 2017 Performance of Browns Ferry Nuclear Power Plant
  • NRC - NRC to Hold Open House to Discuss Peach Bottom Power Plant 2017 Safety Performance
  • IAEA - IAEA Review Recommends Safety Improvements to the Democratic Republic of Congo's Research Reactor - Susanna Lööf, IAEA Department of Nuclear Sciences and Applications; Amgad Shokr, IAEA Department of Nuclear Sciences and Applications
  • IAEA - Modern Information Technology for Safeguards in the 21st Century - Video: Alejandra Silva, Martin Klingenboeck
  • Trend News Agency, Azerbaijan - Europe has to pursue 'mission impossible' to sustain economic ties with Iran – expert
  • NHK World - Hiroshima A-bomb victims register aired out
  • Japan Times - Japan's draft energy plan focuses on renewable energy infrastructure, but power source targets left unchanged
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Panel proposes keeping 2030 nuclear power ratio at 20%-22%
  • Mainichi Daily - Hibakusha: 90-yr-old artist can't forget children of post-bomb Nagasaki, war-torn Syria
  • Jiji Press - Japan Panel Proposes Keeping 2030 N-Power Ratio at 20-22 Pct
  • Press TV - EU JCPOA talks off to a good start: Zarif
  • Press TV - Europe drags feet on guaranteeing trade with Iran
  • Press TV - EU seeks 'practical solutions' to save JCPOA
  • Press TV - JCPOA after US's withdrawal
  • National Nuclear Security Administration - Notice Meetings: Defense Programs Advisory Committee FR Document: 2018-10411 Citation: 83 FR 22658 PDF Page 22658
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Holtec International HI-STORE Consolidated Interim Storage Facility Project FR Document: 2018-10418 Citation: 83 FR 22714 PDF Pages 22714-22715
  • Treasury Department - Notice List of Countries Requiring Cooperation With International Boycott FR Document: 2018-10373 Citation: 83 FR 22751 PDF Pages 22751-22752
  • Govtrack - H.R. 3053: Nuclear Waste Policy Amendments Act of 2018 - The text of the bill below is as of May 14, 2018 (Referred to Senate Committee)
  • Consortium News - The (Unrecognized) US Contribution to Bloodshed in Syria, Part Two - As`ad AbuKhalil
  • St George and Sutherland Shire Leader - South Australia visit for shire mayor and ANSTO chief
  • GMA Network - PNRI cites importance of nuclear waste disposal facility
  • Canada NewsWire - Nuclear Waste Management Organization Signs Co-Operation Agreements With International Partners - Nuclear Waste Management Organization (NWMO)
  • Oak Ridger - Oak Ridge 'mercury saga' May 17 meeting topic
  • FAIR.org - NYT Edit Board Are Last Humans on Earth Who Believe US Neutral in Israel/Palestine Conflict - Adam Johnson
  • Nevada Appeal - BLM seeks public input on proposed expansion of Navy range

    Tuesday, May 15, 2018

  • New London Day, CT - Editorial: Revive Yucca Mountain plan and buy time with interim storage Revive Yucca Mountain plan and buy time with interim storage
  • Las Vegas Sun - Former U.S. Sen. Harry Reid undergoing cancer treatment - Yvonne Gonzalez
  • Times and Democrat - Editorial: S.C. bears too much load as waste dump
  • Post Bulletin, Rochester, MN - Short-handed Red Wing council waits on golf course decision - Brian Todd
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Ex-Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid has surgery for pancreatic tumor - Gary Martin
  • GMA News, Philippines - PNRI cites importance of nuclear waste disposal facility
  • National Law Review - Trump Administration Takes Aim at Obama-era Beryllium Standard - Tressi L. Cordaro
  • Colorado Public Radio - As Rocky Flats Refuge Opening Nears, Former Workers, Opponents Still Harbor Doubts - Xandra McMahon
  • Curbed San Francisco - Pelosi, Farrell lead calls to re-test housing at toxic Hunters Point shipyard--"It feels the Navy is constantly sweeping something under the rug," said Supervisor Malia Cohen - Chris Roberts
  • KGO/TV ABC7 San Francisco - Hearing held to discuss SF Hunters Point toxic cleanup discrepancy
  • NBC Bay Area - San Francisco Supervisors Kick Tetra Tech Official Out of Hearing on Hunters Point Cleanup Scandal
  • SF Bay News, CA - Supes question Navy over cleanup fraud - Scott Morris
  • SF Chronicle - In Hunters Point Shipyard cleanup scandal, supes push for redoing botched test - J.K. Dineen
  • SF Examiner - City leaders echo residents' calls to retest Parcel A at Hunters Point Shipyard - Laura Waxmann
  • Google video - KPIX 5, San Francisco, CA: Company Accused Of Fraud In Hunters Point Cleanup Grilled By Supervisors
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - Letters: Thanks to residents who attended scoping meeting Carlsbad Mayor Dale Janway; Thanks to ELEA supporters John Heaton, Chairman, Carlsbad Mayor's Nuclear Task Force
  • Los Alamos Monitor, NM - NNSA's pit decision restores confidence in local economy - Tris DeRoma
  • Western Journal, AZ - Trump Abandons Nuclear Energy Project, Failed 'Test' Cost 38 Times More Than Russian Success - Michael Bastasch
  • AP News - The Latest: German leader argues for preserving Iran deal
  • AP News - Europe, Iran seek to save nuclear deal after US pullout - Lorne Cook and Raf Casert
  • USGS - M 4.5 - 9km SSE of Otsuki, Japan
  • AP News - Report: Buildings being dismantled at NK nuke test site
  • AP News - US hits head of Iran's central bank with terror sanctions - Josh Lederman
  • Pahrump Valley Times - Clean energy, rural Nevada look to team up - Jeffrey Meehan
  • Bloomberg - Why Closing Kim's Test Site Won't Hinder His Nuclear Plans - David Tweed and Kanga Kong
  • Bloomberg - One-Fourth of U.S. Nuclear Plants Are at Risk of Early Retirement - Tim Loh
  • Bloomberg - U.S. Sanctions Iran Central Bank Governor for Alleged Terrorist Support - Saleha Mohsin
  • Bloomberg - Iran Deal Withdrawal May Spur Arms Race, Ex-DOE Head Moniz Says - Lynn Doan
  • Reuters - Germany seeking to keep Iran deal alive without United States: Maas - Philip Blenkinsop
  • Reuters - Britain says Europe seeking to protect legitimate business with Iran - Robin Emmott, John Irish
  • Reuters - Iran to resume uranium enrichment if nuclear talks with EU fail: spokesman - Parisa Hafezi
  • Reuters - French at growing odds with U.S. despite Macron's 'BFF' tactics on Trump - Marine Pennetier, Luke Baker
  • Reuters - Iran says not optimistic on Iran-EU nuclear talks: Fars - Parisa Hafezi
  • Reuters - With few options, Iran and Europe try to save nuclear deal - Parisa Hafezi, John Irish, Robin Emmott
  • Reuters - U.S. imposes sanctions against Iran central bank governor, Iraq-based bank - Lesley Wroughton and Susan Heavey
  • Reuters - North Korea will join 'efforts for a total ban on nuclear tests' - Tom Miles, Francois Murphy
  • Reuters - Iran says EU should make up for U.S. withdrawal from nuclear deal: state TV - Bozorgmehr Sharafedin
  • Reuters - With few options, Iran and Europe try to save nuclear deal - Parisa Hafezi, John Irish, Robin Emmott
  • Reuters - UK's Johnson: we should not pursue regime change in Iran - Estelle Shirbon and Andrew MacAskill
  • Reuters - Brussels: Iran's Zarif says talks with European countries on right path - Parisa Hafezi
  • Reuters - Iran's Zarif says had constructive EU meeting over nuclear deal: Tasnim - Bozorgmehr Sharafedin
  • Reuters - EU leaders to discuss Iran economic options on Wednesday: official - Gabriela Baczynska
  • Reuters - Russia says it is possible to discuss Iran deal's future without U.S.: RIA - Katya Golubkova
  • 38 North - North Korea has Begun Dismantlement of the Punggye-ri Nuclear Test Site - Frank V. Pabian, Joseph S. Bermudez Jr. and Jack Liu
  • ABC News - Correction: Plutonium Pits-SRS story - Associated Press
  • ABC News - North Korea invites South's journalists to inspect dismantling of nuclear site - Joohee Cho
  • Forbes blog - NuScale's Small Modular Nuclear Reactor Passes Biggest Hurdle Yet - James Conca
  • IAEA - IAEA Director General in Russia opens ATOMEXPO and Nuclear Management School, meets President Putin - Laura Gil, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Montrose Daily Press, CO - Uranium mill appeal planned - Katharhynn Heidelberg
  • Minneapolis Star Tribune - Senate passes legislation that would change approval process for Xcel nuclear costs - Mike Hughlett
  • World Nuclear News - Rising: Nuclear surge builds sustainable energy mix
  • World Nuclear News - NWMO broadens its international cooperation
  • World Nuclear News - Petten reactor starts supplying Xenon-133
  • Reuters - Poland needs offshore wind and nuclear power, says official - Wojciech Zurawski
  • Business Day, South Africa - Jeff Radebe distinctly quiet about nuclear power at African Utility Week - Tanya Farber
  • Spokesman-Review - OpEd: Understanding nuclear warfareUnderstanding nuclear warfare - A. Karl Boehmke, Pullman
  • Cronkite News, Arizona PBS - Clean Energy ballot initiative could take Palo Verde nuclear plant off the grid - Faith Miller
  • BelTA - Belarusian nuclear power plant promised upgraded fuel
  • BelTA - Belarusian nuclear power plant promised mutually acceptable prices for nuclear fuel
  • BelTA - Belarus receives Atomexpo Best Launch Award 2018
  • EurActiv - Bulgaria PM plans to restart second atomic power project
  • BulgarianPresidency.eu - Borissov restarts the project for a second nuclear power plant
  • BusinessKorea - US Planning to Keep Every Nuclear Weapon of N. Korea in Oak Ridge - Jung Suk-yee
  • Yonhap News - Daijin mattresses contain radioactive material above standard - khj@yna.co.kr
  • Daily Energy Insider - Refueling outage complete for Cook Nuclear Plant Unit 2 - Aaron Martin
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea will always be recessed nuclear weapons state: Gallucci - hague@yna.co.kr
  • Reuters - U.S. withdrawal from nuclear deal, embassy move are historic mistakes, Iran says - Bozorgmehr Sharafedin
  • Al-Arabiya - ANALYSIS: After Trump nuclear deal exit, different perspective on Iran sanctions - Heshmat Alavi
  • Reuters - Iran, Europe try to save nuclear deal, but options limited
  • Xinhua - U.S. withdrawal from Iran nuclear deal badly hurts transatlantic relations: Finnish president
  • Xinhua - Putin, Macron reaffirm commitment to Iran nuclear deal - Forbes Blog
  • Forbes - Renewables Investment Nudges Out Fossil Fuel and Nuclear - Felicia Jackson
  • Fairbanks Daily News-Miner, AK - Nuclear power plant at Fort Greely to be decommissioned - Sam Friedman
  • Pike County News Watchman, OH - Nuclear Care Partners host resource fair for former plant workers
  • Carluke Gazette, UK - Nuclear transport support questioned
  • Taiwan News - AEC gives go-ahead to restart reactor at third nuclear power plant - Pan Tzu-yu and Ko Lin
  • Cleveland Plain Dealer - OpEd: FirstEnergy shareholder meeting a financial day of reckoning: Chris RedfernFirstEnergy shareholder meeting a financial day of reckoning: Chris Redfern - Chris Redfern, a former chairman of the Ohio Democratic Party
  • Clean Energy News blog - Attend Hearing on TVA's Proposed Small Modular Reactors - Sara Barczak
  • New Indian Express - Indian entry 'Atom on wheels' adjudged best public outreach programme at Atomexpo 2018 - Namita Bajpai
  • Rasmussen Reports - Who Turned Off the Lights? - A Commentary By Stephen Moore
  • Financial Times - The harrowing fallout of Chernobyl--The story of the 1986 nuclear disaster is well told in this comprehensive account - Tony Barber
  • The Coloradoan - Radioactive waste, child welfare, drones: What Fort Collins' legislators did this year - Nick Coltrain
  • Energy News Network - Meet 3 energy innovators getting a lift from Argonne National Laboratory - Kari Lydersen
  • NBC Bay Area - San Francisco Supervisors Kick Tetra Tech Official Out of Hearing on Hunters Point Cleanup Scandal
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - Letter: Stop bonuses - Suzanne Chastain, Pheasant Lane, Summerville
  • DOE - Department of Energy Announces $72 Million to Advance High-Temperature Concentrating Solar Power Systems
  • NAS - Project Update: Decadal Assessment and Outlook Report on Atomic, Molecular, and Optical Science
  • IAEA - Regional Training Course in Mauritius to Helps African Countries Strengthen Radiotherapy Safety - Debbie Gilley, IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security
  • Trend News Agency, Azerbaijan - Russia, Iran, Turkey to hold regular consultations with UN envoy
  • Trend News Agency, Azerbaijan - Iran wants guarantees from EU that JCPOA would be beneficial for it - Zarif
  • NHK World - Diplomatic Bluebook urges N.Korea nuclear disposal
  • Mainichi Daily - Hibakusha: 93-yr-old A-bomb survivor recognized for his continuing fight for peace
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Radebe: Demand calls for balancing act in SA's energy sector - Carin Smith
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Ideas good, but execution vital for SA energy sector, says Eskom's Hadebe - Carin Smith
  • Yonhap News - Without denuclearization timeline, Kim-Trump summit will fail: scholar - ycm@yna.co.kr
  • Yonhap News - N.K. invites 8 S. Korean journalists to witness nuclear test site dismantling - Kokobj@Yna.Co.Kr, Bdk@Yna.Co.Kr
  • Press TV - 'Europeans should make up for US JCPOA exit'
  • Press TV - Zarif says talks on saving Iran deal 'on right track'
  • Press TV - Russia, France reiterate commitment to Iran deal
  • Press TV - EU must resist 'illegal, illogical' US move: Rouhani
  • Press TV - How Israel gained control over US foreign policy
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Proposed Rule Cyber Security for Byproduct Materials Licensees FR Document: 2018-10358 Citation: 83 FR 22413 PDF Pages 22413-22414
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Construction Permits: Northwest Medical Isotopes, LLC; Medical Radioisotope Production Facility FR Document: 2018-10273 Citation: 83 FR 22532 PDF Pages 22532-22534
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Export License Amendment and Renewal Application: Diversified Scientific Services, Inc. FR Document: 2018-10247 Citation: 83 FR 22534 PDF Pages 22534-22535
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Revision of NRC Enforcement Policy FR Document: 2018-10350 Citation: 83 FR 22535 PDF Pages 22535-22536
  • Korea Times - Fate of 10,000 Pyongyang nuclear scientists up in the air - Ko Dong-hwan
  • KSNV News3LV - The Danger Within: Nevada ready to argue Yucca's risks - Jeff Gillan

    Monday, May 14, 2018

  • AP News - Keating sees nuke waste bill making plant closing safer
  • Arkansas Democrat-Gazette - Only a hole in the ground--But it leaves the country in grave danger
  • Bellona - US representatives vote to revive Yucca Mountain nuclear waste dump - Charles Digges
  • PolitiFact - Rosen misleads on Heller Yucca Mountain vote - Jon Greenberg
  • Reno Gazette-Journal - U.S. Senate: How Heller, Rosen, Gazala and Sbaih feel about guns, immigration and more - James DeHaven
  • Texarkana Gazette, TX - Congressional Roll Call
  • KLAS-TV - Politics Now: Yucca Mountain starts at 11:30
  • B92 Belgrade - "It's our obligation to prove consequences of NATO bombing"
  • Sputnik News - Russia Ready to Restart One-of-a-Kind 'Nuclear Lego' Experimental Reactor
  • Al Jazeera - Native Hawaiians resist 'bombing' of their sacred lands - Jon Letman
  • Houston Chronicle - Veterans Affairs chief's firing hurt vets' medical effort - Bill Lambrecht
  • Reno Gazette-Journal - Nevada congressman wants to give polluted public land to BP, American Indian tribes object - Benjamin Spillman
  • Daily Advertiser - Complaints to go public under new SA law - Kathryn Bermingham
  • Washington Examiner - VA launches criminal investigation against whistleblowers - Scott Davis
  • Los Alamos Daily Post, NM - DOE Moving Forward With Key WIPP Upgrades - DOE News
  • Los Alamos Daily Post, NM - Izraelevitz: Strategic Priorities For Los Alamos - David Izraelevitz
  • Politicus USA - Trump administration axes project to generate power from plutonium - Timothy Gardner
  • Politicus USA - The U.S. Will Lose Leverage By Leaving Iran Nuclear Deal
  • Politicus USA - Bolton Threatens European Allies With Retaliation Over Iran
  • Mainichi Daily - US Manhattan Project park to display inhumane nature of A-bomb
  • Japan Times - Manhattan Project national park to highlight inhumane aspects of atomic weapons
  • Japan Times - North Korea wants the world to watch as it blows up its nuclear test site, but are there ulterior motives? - Jesse Johnson
  • AP News - UN chief welcomes North Korean plan to close nuclear site
  • Bloomberg - Europe Steps Up Bid to Salvage Iran Nuclear Deal - Patrick Donahue and Gregory Viscusi
  • Bloomberg - Why Germans Are Getting Fed Up with America - Leonid Bershidsky
  • Reuters - Factbox: Corporate exposure, reactions to new Iran sanctions - Reporting by Silke Koltrowitz, Stephen Jewkes, Teis Jensen, Esha Vaish, John Miller, Stine Jacobsen, Tenzin Pema, Kirsti Knolle, Alexandra Schwarz-Goerlich, Emma Thomasson, Martinne Geller, Sudip Kar-Gupta, Dominique Vidalon, Edward Taylor, Sarah Young, Arathy S Nair
  • Reuters - TABLE-Swiss nuclear plant outages and restarts - Vera Eckert
  • Reuters - UK, France, Germany to discuss ways to shield firms after U.S. exits Iran deal - Michael Holden and Andrew MacAskill
  • Reuters - Russia's Lavrov says to discuss how to save Iran nuclear deal with Zarif: Ifax - Andrey Ostroukh
  • Reuters - Most foreign envoys absent as Israel, U.S. launch embassy festivities - Ori Lewis
  • Reuters - French foreign minister says Iran deal can still work - Conor Humphries
  • Reuters - North Korea details plans to dismantle nuclear bomb test site - Christine Kim, David Brunnstrom
  • Reuters - Closing North Korea nuclear test site an important step, U.N. chief says - Francois Murphy
  • Greentech Media - Small Modular Nuclear Reactors Will Soon Face a Moment of Reckoning--NuScale is bringing small nuclear alive. But will the concept survive? - Jason Deign
  • World Nuclear News - China and Uganda agree to nuclear cooperation
  • World Nuclear News - Brazil: Long-term safety review for Angra 1
  • World Nuclear News - Eighth Japanese reactor resumes power generation
  • Radio New Zealand - Marshallese poet draws attention to nuclear dome
  • Asahi Shimbun - 20-22% share of nuclear power at core of updated energy policy
  • National Interest - America Should Open Up the Saudi Arabian Nuclear Energy Market - Katie Tubb
  • ABC57 South Bend, IN - Michiana's world of nuclear energy from research to policy - Allissa Corak
  • Sputnik News - Putin: Russia Develops Nuclear Industry in Line With Nonproliferation Treaty
  • American Conservative - Was There Ever an Iranian Nuclear Weapons Program? - Gareth Porter
  • Independent Barents Observer - Murmansk blogger questions safety during fueling of floating nuclear power plant
  • Energy Collective - Advocacy to Keep U.S. Nuclear Reactors Open Picks Up Steam - Dan Yurman
  • Premium Times, Nigeria - Why Nigeria needs nuclear power plant – Russia's Rosatom chief - Ben Ezeamalu
  • TASS - Russian Defense Ministry posts video on monitoring nuclear weapon testing for first time
  • Daily Energy Insider - Trump Administration sends nuclear cooperation agreements with UK, Mexico to Congress - Kevin Randolph
  • Derby Telegraph - £60m nuclear subs deal secures hundreds of jobs at Derby's Rolls-Royce - Robin Johnson
  • BelTA - Belarusian nuclear power plant, Rosenergoatom sign science, technology cooperation agreement
  • BelTA - Belarusian nuclear power plant's compliance with EU, IAEA rules reemphasized
  • Southwest Colorado Journal - Protest against Utah uranium mill is on Saturday
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR WASTE: Panel to study radioactive cleanup measures - Geof Koss
  • Michigan Peninsula News - House approves nuclear waste amendment - Melina Druga
  • Omaha World-Herald - Letter: The Public Pulse: Keep coal, nuclear in mix The Public Pulse: Keep coal, nuclear in mix - Rich Andrews, Sun City, Arizona
  • Romania Insider - Romanian nuclear power producer sees 52% profit increase in Q1
  • Focus Taiwan - AEC gives go-ahead to restart reactor at third nuclear power plant - Pan Tzu-yu and Ko Lin
  • GMA Philippines - Russia offers floating nuclear power plant for PHL - Ted Cordero
  • BelTA - WNA expects nuclear's global share to increase to 25% by 2050
  • Business Standard India - Phenomenal rise in nuclear power in 3 years: WNA chief - IANS, Biswajit Choudhury
  • Reuters - Poland's PGE not decided to withdraw from nuclear project - minister - Marcin Goclowski
  • CNN - Iranian Foreign Minister visits Russia and China to try to save nuclear deal - Ben Westcott, Sara Mazloumsaki and Samantha Beech
  • Cosmos Magazine - Manhattan Project: Australian physicist alerted Britain to US secrecy plan - Andrew Masterson
  • BelTA - Feasible construction schedule for Belarusian nuclear power plant
  • BBC - Royal Navy nuclear submarines to get £2.5bn boost
  • Daily Post North Wales - Demand for 'urgent debate' on whether UK Government is offering funding for Wylfa Newydd - Owen Hughes
  • Energy Live News - UK Government denies guaranteeing loans for Hitachi nuclear project - Priyanka Shrestha
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: MOX gets the ax: 'What a monumental waste this has been'
  • Washington Post - The Energy 202: Coal allies call on Trump administration to use emergency powers to boost business - Dino Grandoni
  • SeeNews Southeast Europe - UPDATE 1 - Bulgaria invites Framatome to show interest in NPP project once moratorium is lifted - See more at: SeeNews Southeast Europe
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - South Carolina researcher wants to learn about radiation by researching stray dogs near Chernobyl - Mary Katherine
  • Mainichi Daily - Hibakusha: 81-yr-old continues difficult mission to collect A-bomb survivors' stories - Sayo Kato
  • in-cumbria - Japanese experts visit Sellafield to learn about decommissioning
  • EcoWatch - How Trump's EPA Is Moving to Undo Fracking Wastewater Protections - Sharon Kelly
  • NRC - NRC Names New Senior Resident Inspector at Dresden Nuclear Power Station
  • NRC - NRC to Hold Additional Public Meetings in New Mexico on Holtec's Proposed Spent Nuclear Fuel Storage Facility
  • IAEA - IAEA Mission Helps Afghanistan Manage Growing Cancer Burden
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea's ultimate goal is to become nuclear weapons state: former N.K. diplomat - kokobj@yna.co.kr
  • Press TV - Russia's Putin reaffirms commitment to JCPOA
  • Press TV - 'EU's time to preserve Iran deal is limited'
  • Press TV - France to stay in Iran nuclear deal: Le Drian
  • Press TV - Zarif: Russia to keep honoring Iran deal despite US exit
  • Press TV - Will US confront EU over Iran deal?
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Draft Regulatory Guides: Standard Format and Content of Physical Security Plans, Training and Qualifications Plans and Safeguards Contingency Plans for Nuclear Power Plants FR Document: 2018-10156 Citation: 83 FR 22297 PDF Pages 22297-22299
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Transfers; Applications: Westinghouse Electric Co., LLC FR Document: 2018-10177 Citation: 83 FR 22294 PDF Pages 22294-22297
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2018-10271 Citation: 83 FR 22294 PDF Page 22294

    Sunday, May 13, 2018

  • Odessa American - Letter: Nukes are no good for this area - Karen Howard-Winters, Odessa
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus, NM - WIPP: Full air filtration mode a 'conservative decision' to protect environment, workers - Adrian C Hedden
  • Albuquerque Journal - New 'pit' plan may mean more waste at WIPP - Mark Oswald
  • Reuters - Trump administration axes project to generate power from plutonium - Timothy Gardner
  • Washington Post - Nuke agency pitches plutonium pits for Savannah River Site - Associated Press
  • Aiken Standard - Editorial: Uncertainty is the only certainty at SRS
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus, NM - Underground testing: Robotics team prepares for competition at WIPP - Waste Isolation Pilot Plant
  • Boulder Daily Camera - Anne Fenerty: Keep Rocky Flats Wildlife Refuge closed - Anne Fenerty -
  • Japan Times - U.S. Manhattan Project national park to include exhibits noting inhumane nature of atomic weapons
  • New York Times - Clashing Views on Iran Reflect a New Balance of Power in the Cabinet - Mark Landler
  • Pahrump Valley Times - U.S. House passes bill to revive Yucca Mountain licensing - Gary Martin
  • c-span - Yucca Mountain Nuclear Waste Debate
  • AP News - Israel calls on Syria's Assad to 'get rid' of Iranian forces - IAN DEITCH and SARAH EL DEEB
  • AP News - Iran diplomat visits China for talks on nuclear deal crisis
  • Bloomberg - Bolton Warns Sanctions Possible for Doing Business With Iran - Ryan Beene and Mark Niquette
  • Bloomberg - Iran Calls for Clarity Over Nuclear Deal After Talks With China
  • Bloomberg - U.S. Plans to Open Jerusalem Embassy Opposed Across Middle East - Nick Wadhams and Jonathan Ferziger
  • Reuters - Bolton: U.S. sanctions 'possible' on European firms over Iran - Valerie Volcovici, Sarah Lynch and Richard Cowan
  • Reuters - Difficult to shield German firms after U.S. withdrawal from Iran deal: minister - Michael Nienaber
  • Reuters - North Korea details plans to dismantle nuclear bomb test site - Christine Kim, David Brunnstrom
  • Yonhap News - U.S. wants N.K. to ship part of nuclear, missile stockpiles out of country within months: sources
  • The Guardian - Campaigners slam £1m incentive to store nuclear waste - Mason Boycott-Owen
  • New London Day - Nuclear waste storage projects receive bipartisan boost - Benjamin Kail
  • Asian Age - Nuclear tests and the futility of it all - Aakar Patel, Executive Director of Amnesty International India
  • Jordan Times - A new era of nuclear uncertainty - Javier Solana
  • London Times - Book Review: Chernobyl: History of a Tragedy by Serhii Plokhy – a nuclear nightmare told minute by minute - Review by Victor Sebestyen
  • Nigeria Guardian - North Korea to destroy nuclear site ahead of US summit - AFP
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - Letter: Closing Diablo Canyon makes no sense - Joseph Ivora, Orcutt
  • Ahval News, Turkey - Akkuyu expert report underestimates effects of a nuclear disaster
  • WYSO, Yellow Springs, OH - Yellow Springs Resident Advocates For Nuclear Weapons Workers - Jerry Kenney
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Editorial: Legislative session ends with a whimper
  • Oxford Mail - Stanford in the Vale man convicted for failed £4m nuclear waste scam -
  • SF Examiner - Advocates worry Hunters Point Shipyard cleanup woes extend to Treasure Island
  • USGS - M 4.9 - 54km E of Ishinomaki, Japan
  • USGS - M 4.2 - 13km SSW of Shingu, Japan
  • JAIF - JAIF, KAIF Hold Joint Forum on Nuclear Power Plant Safety and Decommissioning, Sharing Latest Knowledge and Information
  • JAIF - [JAIF Press Briefing] World Nuclear Capacity at Record High for Third Year in a Row
  • JAIF - Ohi-4 NPP Restarted, Kansai EP to Lower Rates 4%
  • JAIF - [51st JAIF Annual Conference] Session 3: Innovations in Nuclear Power
  • JAIF - [51st JAIF Annual Conference] Session 2: Promotion of International Activities by Nuclear Vendors
  • JAIF - [51st JAIF Annual Conference] Fukushima Session: Current State of Restoration in Fukushima
  • JAIF - [51st JAIF Annual Conference] Session 1: Energy Policy
  • JAIF - "The Boy Who Played with Fusion" Interview with Taylor Wilson
  • JAIF - JAIF Chairman Says "Renewable and Nuclear Energy Both Needed in the Future"
  • JAIF - Fukushima Exported Record Level of Agricultural Products Last Year
  • TEPCO - The list of sold real estate has been updated under the "Measures towards reform" page.
  • TEPCO - Situation of storing and treatment of accumulated water including highly concentrated radioactive materials at Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station (351st Release)
  • TEPCO - Evaluation of the exposure dose of workers at the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station
  • TEPCO - Fuel Cost Adjustment in the Electricity Rates for June 2018
  • TEPCO - FY 2017 Financial Results
  • TEPCO - Situation of storing and treatment of accumulated water including highly concentrated radioactive materials at Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station (350th Release)
  • TEPCO - Recent Topics:TEPCO REDUCES GENERATION OF CONTAMINATED WATER AT FUKUSHIMA DAIICHI TO LESS THAN A QUARTER OF PREVIOUS LEVELS
  • TEPCO - HONG KONG'S LEADING ENERGY INVESTOR CLP JOINS GLOBAL STARTUP ACCELERATOR -
  • TEPCO - FREE ELECTRONS SELECTED THE 15 FINALISTS
  • Press TV - Zarif begins tour to gauge intl. seriousness on JCPOA
  • Press TV - Iran to remain in nuclear deal if given guarantees: Rouhani
  • Press TV - US nuclear expert resigns after Trump violates Iran deal
  • Press TV - Israeli regime pushing Middle East to war: Turkish President Erdogan
  • Press TV - Iran FM seeks 'clear vision' for nuclear deal after US exit
  • Press TV - Is Trump regime losing its most loyal European partners? - James Petras
  • TSON News - Western Shoshone Protest at Main Gate of Yucca Mountain, Photos by Bad Bear - News and Analysis by Three Sonorans
  • NIRS - Tell the NRC: Keep nuclear waste isolated–not in consumer goods!

    Saturday, May 12, 2018

  • KXL 101FM, Portland, OR - Nevada lawmakers push back on effort to revive nuclear waste site at Yucca Mountain
  • NewsMax - Yucca Mountain Nuclear Waste Dump Bill Approved by House
  • ABC News - Nevada lawmakers push back on effort to revive nuclear waste site at Yucca Mountain - John Parkinson
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus, NM - Nuclear waste facility near Carlsbad supported by U.S. House vote - Adrian C Hedden
  • The Hindu, India - America's nuclear problem - Varghese K. George
  • KPBS San Diego, CA - House Legislation Is A Step Toward Safer Storage Of San Onofre's Nuclear Waste - Alison St John
  • CQ RollCall - Yucca Mountain's Lone Ranger Finally Corrals House Attention - Jeremy Dillon
  • Asbury Park Press, NJ - No good options on nuclear waste: Editorial
  • East Oregonian - Walden: A safe place for Hanford's waste - Rep. Greg Walden, Republican, represents Oregon's Second Congressional District
  • KSRW 92.5FM, Sierra Wave Media, Bishop CA - Yucca Mountain repository back in the news - Deb Murphy
  • St. Louis Post-Dispatch, MO - How area members of Congress voted on nuclear waste, federal judge, other issues - Chuck Raasch -
  • Press-Enterprise, Riverside CA - Here's how Inland-area members of Congress voted on nuclear-waste storage
  • San Antonio Express-News - Gulf War Illness - Bill Lambrecht
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Wallace: Plutonium Decision Big Vote Of Confidence For Los Alamos National Laboratory - Maire O'Neill
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Los Alamos scientist's patented radiation detector could boost worker safety - Andy Stiny
  • Taos News - Two LANL bidders have checkered safety records in managing lab - Rebecca Moss
  • FITSNews.com, SC - Department Of Energy Shuts Down MOX--Win for taxpayers, loss for South Carolina jobs …
  • Beyond Nuclear - U.S. House votes 340 to 72 to "Screw Nevada," again -- and perhaps New Mexico and Texas, too, while they're at it!
  • WLTX Columbia, SC - VC Summer Bills at the State House: What's Their Status? - Loren Thomas
  • Times and Democrat, Orangeburg SC - S.C. General Assembly adjourns with unfinished business - Christina L. Myers, Associated Press
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Letter: Time for closure on nuclear disaster - Ernest Andrade, Executive Director, Charleston Digital Corridor, East Bay Street, Charleston
  • The Nerve, S.C. Policy Council - S.C. lawmakers ensure PSC incumbent retains seat – for now - Rick Brundrett
  • AP News - North Korea says it will dismantle nuke test site May 23-25 - Kim Tong-Hyung
  • AP News - The Latest: White House says Iran destabilizing Mideast
  • Bloomberg - Pompeo Says North Korea Could Prosper If It Makes a Nuclear Deal - Nick Wadhams
  • Bloomberg - Protests in Iran
  • AP News - UN's top nuclear inspector resigns suddenly
  • Reuters - North Korea details plans to dismantle nuclear test site - Christine Kim
  • Reuters - Iran foreign minister sets off on tour to save nuclear deal - Dubai Newsroom
  • Washington Post - Billions of dollars later, Energy Department pulls plug on partly built nuclear fuel plant - Paul Sonne and Steven Mufson
  • Washington Post - Something's going on at North Korea's nuclear test site. Maybe it really is closing. - Anna Fifield and Adam Taylor
  • London Times - Uranium: from ore to weapons-grade - Catherine Philp
  • London Times - Uranium: from ore to weapons-grade - Catherine Philp \Keating pushes for return to clear language in Nuclear Waste Fund management - Emily Clark
  • SBS - Decision looms for SA town of Kimba divided over nuclear waste - Rhiannon Elston
  • Free Press, Mankato MN - How They Voted: nuclear waste, auto loans, anti-trust, judicial nominee
  • BBC News - Iran nuclear deal: Europe strives to keep agreement
  • MSNBC News - video: Fmr. Energy Secretary: Iran nuclear deal verifiably made sure Iran had no nuclear weapon
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea's deputy nuclear envoy to visit IAEA for coordination on NK denuclearization
  • Xinhua - Turkey says to continue trade with Iran despite U.S. nuke deal pullout
  • Grist Magazine - The U.S. forced Bikini Islanders to deal with nuclear tests and climate change. Now, it's walking away. - Sophie Yeo
  • Law360 - FPL Wants Groups To Specify Remedies In Nuke Pollution Suit - Carolina Bolado
  • ABC Columbia, SC - Plutonium core recommendations - Rochelle Dean
  • Toledo Blade - Editorial: Seek Davis-Besse plant buyer
  • Augusta Chronicle, GA - Pit mission could bring as many jobs as MOX - James Folker
  • Aiken Standard - S.C. politicians angry about DOE plans to 'abandon' MOX - Colin Demarest
  • Mainichi Daily News - Japan nuclear research project did not pay off: auditors
  • Delmarva Daily Times, MD - OpEd: On clean energy, Salisbury professor just gets it wrong
  • Herald Palladium - Cook Unit 2 refueling outage complete
  • NBC Bay Area - San Francisco to Hold Hearing on Hunters Point Radiation Cleanup - Liz Wagner
  • Atlanta Journal-Constitution - Plant Vogtle, rural broadband and renewables dominate Georgia PSC race - Anastaciah Ondieki
  • USGS - M 5.1 - 15km NNE of Omachi, Japan
  • Trend News Agency - US withdrawal from JCPOA won't force Iran out of oil market (Exclusive) - Kamyar Eghbalnejad
  • Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission - CNSC Speaker Series: The CNSC Speaker Series is pleased to welcome Dr. Duane Bratt
  • Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission - Document History of REGDOC-3.2.1, Public Information and Disclosure
  • Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission - Document History of REGDOC-2.11.1, Waste Management, Volume II: Assessing the Long Term Safety of Radioactive Waste Management
  • Australia National Radioactive Waste Management Facility - Response to Vince Coulthard
  • Australia National Radioactive Waste Management Facility - "From Lucas Heights to PeterMac, new prostate therapy is a game-changer", The Age, 9 May 2018
  • Unz Review - Protecting Israel Is Their Full-Time Job - Philip Giraldi
  • FAIR.org - Media Debate Best Way to Dominate Iran - Gregory Shupak

    Friday, May 11, 2018

  • Nuclear Watch of New Mexico - What’s Not in NNSA’s Plutonium Pit Production Decision - Jay Coghlan, Scott Kovac
  • DOE:NNSA - Joint Statement from Ellen M. Lord and Lisa E. Gordon-Hagerty on Recapitalization of Plutonium Pit Production - National Nuclear Security Administration
  • Albuquerque Journal - Nuclear waste issue divides candidates - Michael Coleman
  • Augusta Chronicle - House approves bill to revive Nevada nuclear waste dump; SRS, Plant Vogtle among sites affected
  • Chicago Tribune - Zion's effort to shed lakefront nuclear waste backed by U.S. House vote - Frank Abderholden
  • KDRV ABC12, Medford OR - Rep. Walden Helps Pass Nuclear Waste Cleanup Bill - Jamie Parfitt
  • KLAS-TV - Urban, rural communities in Nevada split over Congress' Yucca Mountain decision - Patrick Walker
  • KSNV News3LV - Nevada promises fight, as House breathes life into Yucca Mountain - Jeff Gillan and Christy Wilcox
  • KTNV Las Vegas - History of Yucca Mountain | 1982-2018 - Joyce Lupiani
  • KTNV Las Vegas - House approves bill on Nevada's Yucca Mountain
  • KTNV Las Vegas - Yucca Mountain vote reignites decades-long battle - Tom George
  • KVVU FOX5 Las Vegas, NV - Nevada lawmakers oppose reopening Yucca Mountain to nuclear waste, but rural areas support it
  • Nevada Independent - House passes Yucca bill, but its future is uncertain as Heller pledges to stop it in the Senate - Humberto Sanchez
  • Patriot Ledger - Bill seeks to prioritize nuclear waste removal at Pilgrim - Neal Simpson
  • Republican Eagle, Red Wing MN - Nuclear waste storage bill passes in U.S. House - Michael Brun
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - U.S. House passes bill to restart Yucca Mountain and look for interim sites for nuclear waste - Rob Nikolewski
  • The Hill - Overnight Energy: House votes to advance Yucca Mountain nuke waste plan | EPA won't reverse danger findings for paint stripping chemical | County sues oil companies over climate - Miranda Green and Timothy Cama
  • Tri-City Herald, WA - Out-of-state home for Hanford waste may get new life - Annette Cary
  • Utility Dive - House hands off nuclear waste storage bill to Senate - Iulia Gheorghiu
  • Washington Examiner - Daily on Energy: FERC chief questions Rick Perry's coal, nuclear plan - John Siciliano & Josh Siegel
  • World Nuclear News - Bipartisan majority for pro-Yucca Mountain bill
  • Business Insurance - OSHA plans to delay certain beryllium rule provisions - Gloria Gonzalez
  • Construction Equipment - OSHA Announces Delayed Enforcement of Certain Beryllium Standards
  • Washington Examiner - Julian Assange stuck without a phone, can't see guests at Ecuador's embassy in London - Anna Giaritelli
  • teleSUR - Julian Assange Hit By New Communications Ban in Ecuador Embassy
  • RT - Ecuador's new rules ban Assange from taking visitors and phone calls – WikiLeaks
  • The State, SC - Will scrapping atomic fuel plant actually bring jobs to SC? - Sammy Fretwell
  • Lexington Herald Leader - US plans to split work for producing nuclear weapons' cores - Stephen B. Morton
  • Public News Service - Los Alamos to Build Part of Next-Gen Nuclear Weapons - Roz Brown, Public News Service - NM
  • WCBD News 2, Charleston, SC - South Carolina at center of nuclear weapons plan
  • Augusta Chronicle - SRS, Los Alamos recommended for pit production; MOX facility would be repurposed
  • Aiken Standard, SC - DOE recommends pit production at SRS and Los Alamos; plan kills, repurposes MOX facility - Colin Demarest
  • Aiken Standard, SC - DOE letter: Salt Waste Processing Facility contractor suffered performance issues - Colin Demarest
  • Los Alamos Daily Post, NM - LANL Officials Welcome Plutonium Pit Production Announcement - Maire O'Neill
  • Albuquerque Journal - Feds split 'pit' work between LANL and S.C. - Mark Oswald and Michael Coleman
  • Los Alamos Monitor, NM - NNSA announces decision on pit production
  • Los Alamos Daily Post, NM - Udall, Heinrich, Luján, Lujan Grisham Statement On NNSA's Announcement On Pit Production
  • Albuquerque Journal - Federal program aids former nuclear workers - Maddy Hayden
  • AP News - Europe isn't US 'vassal,' wants to uphold Iran nuclear deal - Angela Charlton
  • AP News - US plans to split work for producing nuclear weapons' cores
  • AP News - Summit set, detainees free; Trump sees NKorea 'big success' - Zeke Miller, Jill Colvin and Matthew Lee
  • Bloomberg - Merkel Says Trump's Iran Deal Withdrawal Harms Trust in Global Order - Patrick Donahue
  • Bloomberg - Israel Is Emboldened by End of Iran Deal, Says CFR's Cook - Steven Cook, senior fellow of Middle East at Council on Foreign Relations, speaks with Bloomberg's Julia Chatterley
  • Bloomberg - It's No Wonder Iranians Hate America--When will the U.S. stop reminding them how legitimate their grievances are? - Pankaj Mishra
  • Bloomberg - Trump Plays Into Hands of Iran's Hard-Liners - Golnar Motevalli
  • Bloomberg - U.S. Issues Sanctions on Iran-Linked Currency Exchange Network - Toluse Olorunnipa
  • Reuters - Popularity of Israel's Netanyahu rises as Iran tension flares - Maayan Lubell, Ori Lewis
  • Reuters - WRAPUP 1-Europe moves to safeguard Iran interests after U.S. pullout - Paul Carrel and Richard Lough
  • Reuters - France vows pushback against U.S. sanctions on Iran - Laurence Frost, Julie Carriat
  • Reuters - Russia's Putin, Germany's Merkel discuss Iran nuclear deal: Kremlin - Vladimir Soldatkin
  • Reuters - UK's Sellafield to be prosecuted over employee contamination - Susanna Twidale
  • Reuters - Germany ready to help its firms keep doing business in Iran - Paul Carrel, Joseph Nasr
  • Reuters - Iran says Syria has every right to defend itself against Israel: TV - Parisa Hafezi
  • Reuters - Britain says it supports Israel's right to defend itself against Iran - Stephen Addison
  • The Guardian - Sellafield faces huge fine over worker's exposure to radiation - Adam Vaughan
  • Sky News - Sellafield to be prosecuted over 'personal employee contamination'
  • Daily Telegraph - North Korean nuclear test site closure raises fears of environmental crisis - Julian Ryall
  • The Conversation - What North Korea learned from Libya's decision to give up nuclear weapons - Wyn Bowen, Matthew Moran
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - Savannah River site in South Carolina will produce plutonium cores for nuclear weapons - Associated Press
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - Dominion might not walk if SCANA's electricity rates are cut, Wall Street analyst says - Thad Moore
  • CBS Sacramento - Tons Of Nuclear Waste Outside Sacramento May Finally Be Removed - Drew Bollea
  • IAEA - IAEA Working Group on Radioactive Source Security Fosters Experience Sharing to Enhance Nuclear Security - Catherine Friedly , IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security
  • Reuters - U.N. nuclear watchdog's inspections chief quits suddenly - Francois Murphy
  • Herald Dispatch, Huntington, WV - Clarification: Los Alamos-Plutonium Future story
  • Chosun Ilbo - N.Korea's Nuclear Know-How Presents Headache for U.S. - Lee Yong-soo
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - Big business wins as S.C. Legislature ends but nuclear bills remain for special session - Seanna Adcox
  • The State, SC - SC lawmakers head home but not for long. What they still have to get done - Maayan Schechter and Sammy Fretwell
  • World Trade Online - Companies seeking 232 uranium probe seize on DOE report showing U.S. production plunge
  • Radio Prague - Czech power giant bolsters arguments for 60 year lifespan of nuclear plants - Chris Johnstone
  • Sputnik News - Methods to Hide Nuke Tests Being Developed Abroad - Russian MoD
  • CBS Sacramento - Bodega Bay Activist Honored Preventing Nuclear Plant From Being Built
  • Washington Post - His nuclear deal and economy are crumbling, but don't write off Iran's president yet - Erin Cunningham
  • Washington Post - China's new train line to Iran sends message to Trump: We'll keep trading anyway - Rick Noack
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Post-Iran deal, the US needs a plan to keep nuclear weapons from spreading - Ariane TabatabaiMartin Rioux-Lefebvre
  • Detroit News - House: No nuclear waste storage near Great Lakes - Melissa Nann Burke
  • Nikkei Asian Review - London offers $18bn in loans for Hitachi's UK nuclear plant
  • Jordan Times - HTRs will not help establish nuclear power in Jordan
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: N.Y.'s Indian Point report aims to ease impact of closure - Saqib Rahim
  • BBC - Iran nuclear deal: France condemns US move to re-impose sanctions
  • Burlington County Times - U.S. Rep Conor Lamb joins fight to keep Beaver Valley nuke plant open - Jared Stonesifer
  • CapeCodToday - Pilgrim Prioritized, Keating Amendment Included in Nuclear Waste Storage Bill
  • IPS - Trump's Dangerous Abrogation of the Iran Deal - Stephen Zunes
  • Forbes blog - America's Message To Iran: Only Nukes Can Save You - Baker Institute
  • BelTA - Plans for Belarusian nuclear power plant presentation at Atomexpo in Sochi
  • BelTA - EAEU presidents to discuss cooperation in nuclear energy, digital economy, social policy
  • Foreign Policy - Top State Department Nuclear Expert Announces Resignation After Trump Iran Deal Exit--Officials warn of brain drain across government offices - Colum Lynch, Robbie Gramer
  • KBS WORLD Radio - Gov't to Produce New Plan on Disposal of Nuclear Spent Fuel
  • All Things Nuclear - Made in Chattanooga - Dave Lochbaum, director, Nuclear Safety Project
  • Mainichi Daily - Newly released logs of Nobel laureate Yukawa chronicle reaction to Bikini fallout incident
  • Deutsche Welle - Germany to help its firms in Iran after US pullout from nuclear deal
  • Politico - Nerdcast: Sizing up the primaries and unpacking two nuclear relationships - Scott Bland, Dave Shaw and Micaela Rodriguez
  • Politico - The nation's cartoonists on the week in politics
  • Times of Israel - US slaps sanctions on Revolutionary Guards after Iran nuke deal pullout
  • IAEA - IAEA Concludes Long-Term Operational Safety Review at Brazil's Angra Nuclear Power Plant
  • Platts - Exelon Generation cuts output at four Illinois nuclear units, two back at 100% power - Valarie Jackson
  • World Nuclear News - UK regulator submits 2018-2019 Corporate Plan
  • Maritime Herald - Reasons Why a Floating Nuclear Power Plant in the Arctic is a Terrible Idea
  • Ars Technica - Remediating Fukushima–"When everything goes to hell, you go back to basics"--It may take 40 years for the site to appear like "a normal reactor at the end of its life." - William Steel
  • Electric Light & Power - SCANA Sought Bonuses for Execs even after $9B Nuclear Project Abandoned - Christina L. Myers and Jeffrey Collins
  • E&E Daily - ENERGY POLICY: LaHood proposes nuclear investment tax credit - Sam Mintz
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - Keating pushes for return to clear language in Nuclear Waste Fund management - Emily Clark
  • The Nation Nigeria - All set for ATOMEXPO 2018
  • Energy News Network - Pruitt wants EPA to consider energy effects when setting clean air laws - Lacey Johnson
  • The Guardian - MoD faces £21bn budget shortfall, warns spending watchdog - Rajeev Syal
  • Kazakh tv - Kazakhstan's antinuclear initiatives
  • News & Observer - SC General Assembly adjourns with unfinished business - Christina L. Myers
  • Idaho State Journal - Missing plutonium latest negative headline to hurt ISU
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - Building New Mexico's Energy Future - Mick Rich, Republican Candidate for United State Senate
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - Letter: 'Stop this circus' - Scott I. Heyer, Pristine View Road, Charleston
  • ABC Columbia - SCANA executives take home $5 milion in bonuses - Jacqueline Lawson
  • The State, SC - SC utilities gripe about subsidies. What part of 'monopoly' don't they understand? - Shelley Robbins
  • The State, SC - SC Senate votes to repeal 2007 law that set stage for VC Summer nuclear fiasco - Avery G. Wilks
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - Big business wins as S.C. Legislature ends but nuclear bills remain for special session - Seanna Adcox
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - Gov. McMaster's picks for Santee Cooper board scrutinized, as state-run utility deals with nuclear cancellation - Andrew Brown
  • Statehouse Report SC - NEWS: The 2018 session: What's done and what's not finished - Lindsay Street·
  • Curbed San Francisco - Hunters Point re-testing plan doesn't include toxic areas 'tested' by firm at center of scandal - Chris Roberts
  • SF Examiner - Hunters Point contractor fighting fraud allegations says Navy might accept offer to pay for retesting - Laura Waxmann
  • Curbed San Francisco - Update: Mark Leno promises 'transparency' at Hunters Point - Adam Brinklow
  • DOE - More than 200 competitors integrated real-world engineering test scenarios to create the best wind turbine design
  • NRC - NRC to Hold Additional Public Meetings in New Mexico on Holtec's Proposed Spent Nuclear Fuel Storage Facility
  • IAEA - Charting the International Roadmap to a Demonstration Fusion Power Plant - Matteo Barbarino , IAEA Department of Nuclear Sciences and Applications
  • BBC - Iran nuclear deal: The EU's billion-dollar deals at risk
  • BBC - The Iran nuclear deal: Five key questions answered - Imran Rahman-Jones
  • BBC - Iran nuclear deal: France condemns US move to re-impose sanctions
  • Trend News Agency, Azerbaijan - China's CNPC ready to take over Iran project if Total leaves
  • NHK World - 'Discarded' Moritomo records found at ministry
  • Japan Times - Monju reactor project failed to pay off after swallowing ¥1.13 trillion of taxpayers' money: auditors
  • Mainichi Daily - Low-water alarm halts Oi nuke plant reactor soon after restart
  • BelTA - Kremlin views Belarus-Russia strategic partnership as successful
  • Press TV - Rouhani, Macron talk on future of JCPOA
  • Press TV - Iran slams 'biased' OIC secretary general statements
  • Senator Catherine Cortez Masto (D-NV) - Cortez Masto, Schumer: We Will Ensure Yucca Remains Dead on Arrival
  • Senator Dean Heller (R-NV) - VIDEO: Heller Tells Congress That He'll Block the Yucca Mountain Bill
  • Rep. Dana Rohrabacher (R-CA48) - Rohrabacher Invites Energy Secretary Perry to Visit San Onofre
  • Rep. Dan Newhouse (R-WA4) - House Approves Bill to Move Forward on Yucca Mountain
  • Rep. Mark Amodei, (R-NV2) - Amodei Votes Against Licensing for Yucca Mountain
  • Rep. Steve Pearce (R-NM4) - HOUSE PASSES NUCLEAR WASTE POLICY AMENDMENTS, SUPPORTING NUCLEAR ENERGY INDUSTRY IN NEW MEXICO
  • Rep. Jeff Duncan (R-SC3) - Duncan Applauds Passage of Nuclear Waste Storage Legislation
  • Rep. Steve Scalise (R-LA4) - Scalise Speaks on House Floor in Support of H.R. 3053, the Nuclear Waste Policy Amendments Act
  • Rep. Kevin Cramer (R-ND) - CRAMER ANNOUNCES PASSAGE OF LANDMARK NUCLEAR WASTE LEGISLATION
  • Rep. Joe Courtney (D-CT2) - Landmark Legislation That Would Remove Nuclear Waste From Local Communities Passes House
  • Rep. Ruben Kihuen (D-NV4) - REP. KIHUEN: NEVADA HAS NEVER CONSENTED TO THE YUCCA MOUNTAIN PROJECT – WE REFUSE TO BE AN UNWILLING HOST
  • Rep. Ruben Kihuen (D-NV4) - REP. KIHUEN STATEMENT ON PASSAGE OF H.R. 3053
  • Rep.Michelle Lujan Grisham (D-NM1) - Rep. Lujan Grisham on Nuclear Waste Policy Amendments Act of 2018
  • Rep. Leonard Lance (R-NJ7) - Lance Delivers: 3,000 Metric Tons of Nuclear Waste One Step Closer To Being Shipped Out Of New Jersey
  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - Meetings: Advisory Board on Radiation and Worker Health, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health FR Document: 2018-10110 Citation: 83 FR 22072 PDF Page 22072
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Weekly Receipts FR Document: 2018-10126 Citation: 83 FR 22060 PDF Pages 22060-22061
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on Digital I and C Systems FR Document: 2018-10018 Citation: 83 FR 22106 PDF Page 22106
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on Nuscale FR Document: 2018-09997 Citation: 83 FR 22106 PDF Page 22106
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on Power Uprates FR Document: 2018-09996 Citation: 83 FR 22105 PDF Page 22105
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on Regulatory Policies and Practices FR Document: 2018-09998 Citation: 83 FR 22107 PDF Page 22107
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on Thermal-Hydraulics Phenomena FR Document: 2018-09999 Citation: 83 FR 22106 PDF Pages 22106-22107
  • Beyond Nuclear International - Bikini was just the beginning - John Pilger
  • Beyond Nuclear - U.S. House votes 340 to 72 to "Screw Nevada," again -- and perhaps New Mexico and Texas, too, while they're at it!
  • Consortium News - Haspel Says CIA Won't Torture Again as Ray McGovern is Dragged Out of Hearing - Joe Lauria
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - A bad choice, for the United States and for Israel - Graham Allison, Douglas Dillon Professor of Government, Harvard Kennedy School, former director, Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs
  • UPI - McCain calls on Senate to reject Haspel as CIA chief - Susan McFarland
  • UPI - Israel, Iran engage in large-scale military confrontation over Syria - Sara Shayanian
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Trump withdraws from the Iran nuclear deal. What now? - John Mecklin
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - The imprudence of unilateral US withdrawal from the Iran nuclear deal
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - A dangerous new US-Iran escalation - Seyed Hossein Mousavian, associate research scholar, Woodrow Wilson School, Princeton University
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - The specter of an anti-American Eurasia - Mark Hibbssenior associateCarnegie's Nuclear Policy Program, based in Bonn and Berlin
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Crisis creation at its finest - Dina Esfandiaryfellow, the Centre for Science and Security Studies at King's College Londonadjunct fellow, Middle East Program at the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS)
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Taking stock of the damage - Martin B. Malinexecutive directorProject on Managing the Atom at the Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs, Harvard Kennedy School
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - The likely result: US isolation and loss of leverage - Joshua H. Pollacksenior research associate at the Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Montereyeditor of the Nonproliferation Review
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - An opportunity, missed - William H. Tobeysenior fellowHarvard's Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Say goodbye to the Iran deal and hello to a "polynuclear" Middle East - Ezra Friedman
  • FFF.org - TORTURE? LET'S ALSO NOT FORGET ASSASSINATION - Jacob G. Hornberger
  • Consortium News - Will a Torturer Become CIA Director? - Ray McGovern
  • Nevada Democrats - As House Republicans Push Forward, Heller Fails on Yucca Mountain
  • House Republicans - McMorris Rodgers: "It's Time to Make Yucca Mountain a Reality"
  • National Journal - Key GOP Senators Want to Abandon Heller on Yucca Mountain
  • Clark County, NV - Commissioners Oppose New Yucca Mountain Bill - Dan Kulin
  • New Yorker - Why Netanyahu Really Wanted Trump to Scuttle the Iran Deal - Bernard Avishai

    Thursday, May 10, 2018

  • CBS News - House moves to revive the mothballed nuclear waste dump at Yucca Mountain
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Nevada's congressional group unites against Yucca Mountain bill - Gary Martin
  • Washington Post - House bill would revive mothballed Nevada nuclear waste dump - Matthew Daly/AP
  • Las Vegas Sun - Letter to Congress: Nuclear waste repository would hurt businesses in Nevada - Mary Beth Sewald is president and CEO; Michael Bolognini is chairman of the board of trustees; and Hugh Anderson is chairman of government affairs for the Las Vegas Metro Chamber of Commerce.
  • KTVN Reno - House Approves Bill To Revive Nevada Nuclear Waste Dump - Nevada
  • State of Nevada Office of the Governor - Sandoval Statement On H.R. 3053, The Nuclear Waste Policy Amendments Act Of 2018
  • House Appropriations Committee - Appropriations Committee Releases Fiscal Year 2019 Energy and Water Appropriations Bill
  • Rep. Jacky Rosen (D-NV3) - ROSEN AMENDMENT PASSES HOUSE ARMED SERVICES COMMITTEE REQUIRING DEFENSE & ENERGY SECRETARIES TO REPORT ON YUCCA MOUNTAIN'S IMPACT
  • Rep. Jacky Rosen (D-NV3) - ROSEN GRILLS ENERGY SECRETARY PERRY ON YUCCA MOUNTAIN, CITING THE PROJECT'S THREAT TO MILITARY TESTING AND TRAINING
  • Rep. Jacky Rosen (D-NV3) - ROSEN TAKES TO HOUSE FLOOR URGING A VOTE ON AMENDMENT TO REPURPOSE YUCCA MOUNTAIN, CREATE JOBS FOR NEVADANS
  • Reno Gazette-Journal - House OKs bill on reviving Yucca Mountain nuclear waste dump in Nevada - Matthew Daly, Associated Press
  • Aiken Standard, SC - Guest editorial: A time to discuss pit production and MOX - Endorsed by Rick Osbon, mayor, City of Aiken; Will Williams, president/CEO, Economic Development Partnership; J. David Jameson, president/CEO, The Greater Aiken Chamber of Commerce; Honorable Gary Bunker, chairman, Aiken County Council
  • House Committee on Rules - H.R. 3053 - Nuclear Waste Policy Amendments Act of 2018
  • Rep. Dan Newhouse (R-WA4) - Proposed FY 2019 House Energy and Water Appropriations Legislation Includes Dam Protections
  • House Committee on Energy and Commerce - The undersigned organizations seek your leadership to ensure that H.R. 3053, the Nuclear Waste Policy Amendments Act of 2018, receives the strong, bipartisan support of the U.S. House of Representatives upon upcoming floor consideration. - Paul Ryan, Speaker, U.S. House of Representatives
  • Rep. Ruben Kihuen (D-NV4) - REP. KIHUEN TESTIFIES BEFORE RULES COMMITTEE TO PREVENT NUCLEAR WASTE FROM BEING STORED AT YUCCA MOUNTAIN
  • House of Representatives - TEXT OF H.R. 3053, NUCLEAR WASTE POLICY AMENDMENTS ACT OF 2018
  • House Committee on Energy and Commerce - Nuclear Waste Policy Amendments Act of 2018--Paying Something for Nothing
  • Rep. Dina Titus (D-NV1) - Rep. Titus Releases Statement of H.R. 3053, the Nuclear Waste Policy Amendments Act
  • Forbes blog - A Nuclear-Free Korea Is Now A Very Real Prospect: It All Depends On Two Men - Salvatore Babones
  • Daily Herald, Provo UT - Utah History Day competition opens windows on past, present
  • News Corp Australia - SA parliament to debate whistleblower laws - Australian Associated Press
  • antiwar.com - CIA Whistleblower Ray McGovern Brutally Assaulted by Police at Haspel Hearing
  • FOX News - Money to burn? US fumes as UN agency hands out millions in staff bonuses - George Russell | Fox News
  • Citylab, Atlantic Monthly Group - Inside the Secret Cities That Created the Atomic Bomb - Amanda Kolson Hurley
  • AP News - Israel hits dozens of Iranian targets in Syria after barrage - Sarah El Deeb and Aron Heller
  • AP News - Fateful days: Iran nuclear deal, US embassy move, Gaza march - Karin Laub
  • AP News - The Latest: UN chief urges immediate halt to 'hostile acts'
  • AP News - Sanctions on Iran could cost US, European companies billions - David Koenig and Angela Charlton
  • AP News - The Latest: Israel says it struck Iranian targets in Syria
  • AP News - 15 Israeli groups slam plan to expel Human Rights Watch rep
  • Bloomberg - When It Comes to Iran, Threats and Pressure Get Results - Eli Lake
  • Bloomberg - Iran's Door to the West Is Slamming Shut, and That Leaves China - Ladane Nasseri
  • Bloomberg - Israel Hits Iranian Targets in Syria - David Wainer and Zaid Sabah
  • Reuters - Commentary: U.S. decision on Iran unlikely to affect North Korea talks - Katharine H.S. Moon
  • Reuters - U.S. diplomats face tough task imposing new Iran oil curbs - Timothy Gardner
  • Reuters - Germany wants to keep Iran nuclear deal, Merkel urges de-escalation - Douglas Busvine
  • Reuters - Turkey's Erdogan tells Iran's Rouhani that U.S. decision on nuclear deal wrong: Turkish source - Ece Toksabay and Tuvan Gumrukcu
  • Reuters - Russia says will cooperate with Iran on nuclear deal-related issues - Gabrielle Tétrault-Farber
  • Reuters - Innogy stalls on E.ON deal with RWE over fairness doubts - Christoph Steitz
  • Reuters - Pompeo to press allies on Iran after moves on North Korea: U.S. officials - Lesley Wroughton
  • Reuters - Alstom signs $3 billion agreement with GE to exit energy joint ventures - Nolwenn Brossier
  • Reuters - Exclusive: PGE picks Baltic wind over nuclear as Poland embraces green power - Agnieszka Barteczko, Pawel Goraj
  • Reuters - Cheney, Panetta worry about consequences of Iran deal withdrawal - Lawrence Delevingne, Svea Herbst-Bayliss
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-EDF Q1 sales up 3.7 pct as nuclear reactors back on line - Geert De Clercq
  • The Hill - House votes to advance Yucca Mountain nuclear waste project - Timothy Cama
  • Sacramento Bee - Tons of nuclear waste sitting near Sacramento finally might move - Emily Cadei
  • Las Vegas Sun - House bill would revive mothballed Yucca Mountain nuclear waste dump - Matthew Daly, Associated Press
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - House passes bill to revive Yucca Mountain licensing - Gary Martin
  • Nevada Appeal - It's baaaack: House bill would revive Yucca Mountain - Matthew Daly, Associated Press
  • KDWN 720 AM - Does Yucca Mountain Pose a Health Risk to Southern Nevadans? KDWN's Dr. Daliah Explains - Daliah Wachs, MD, FAAFP
  • Houston Chronicle - Nuclear waste could be headed to West Texas under house bill - James Osborne
  • Radio Prague - Czech Republic backs EU stance on nuclear weapons agreement with Iran, despite reservations - Daniela Lazarová
  • Japan Times - No. 4 reactor at Oi nuclear plant restarted after nearly five years offline
  • WACH FOX 57 Columbia SC - SC Senate votes to repeal nuclear plant law - AP
  • Washington Post - South Carolina's state utility paid bonuses to private execs - Christina L. Myers and Jeffrey Collins?|?AP
  • The State, SC - Santee Cooper customers helped pay SCANA execs' bonuses for failed VC Summer project - Avery G. Wilks
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - Santee Cooper helped pay bonuses for SCANA's executives, even as they complained about nuclear project - Andrew Brown and Thad Moore
  • The State, SC - Letter: Santee Cooper power bills will keep going upSantee Cooper power bills will keep going up - Lanneau Siegling, West Columbia
  • Globe Newswire - CNL Continues to Attract World's Best & Brightest Nuclear Scientists and Engineers - Source: Canadian Nuclear Laboratories (CNL)
  • World Nuclear News - EC probes 'state aid' for Romanian uranium company
  • World Nuclear News - Nuclear for US grid resilience and climate
  • World Nuclear News - UK seeks to improve decommissioning policy
  • Pittsburgh Tribune-Review - Conor Lamb joins effort to keep Beaver County nuclear plant open - Wes Venteicher
  • Detroit News - Column: No nuclear waste near Great Lakes - Debbie Dingell and Fred Upton
  • Radio Prague - Temelín nuclear plant could operate for 60 years says CEZ - Chris Johnstone
  • Richmond Times-Dispatch - Siren test, safety meeting planned for North Anna nuclear plant
  • BBC - Life in Faslane: 50 years of nuclear submarines on the Clyde
  • Colorado Springs Gazette - New play in Colorado Springs chronicles life of man who developed nuclear bomb - Jen Mulson
  • Reuters - TABLE-South Korea to restart Kori No.3 nuclear reactor after maintenance - Jane Chung
  • Toledo Blade, OH - Fermi 2 nuclear plant back online - Tom Henry
  • London Times - Confusion over financial backing for nuclear project - Emily Gosden, Energy Editor
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Oi nuclear reactor restarted after halt of nearly 5 years
  • CNBC - Trump's exit from the Iran nuclear deal creates a 'very dangerous situation,' says Leon Panetta - Kellie Ell
  • Mainichi Daily - Seismologist testifies Fukushima nuclear disaster preventable
  • Asahi Shimbun - Quake expert tells court that nuclear disaster was preventable - Mikiharu Sugiura
  • Yeni Safak - How will the nuclear crisis with Iran effect Turkey? - Mehmet Acet
  • Qatar Peninsula - Qatar calls for sparing region from nuclear arms race
  • Platts - EDF maintains 395 TWh French nuclear output target for 2018 - Andreas Franke, Henry Edwardes-Evans
  • Interfax Global Energy - Europe's nuclear players eye share of renewables boom - Andreas Walstad
  • Free Lance-Star, Fredericksburg VA - EDITORIAL: Keep Virginia's ban on uranium mining
  • Outlook India - CIA concerned about potential contacts between Pak nuclear scientists and extremists: Haspel - Lalit K Jha
  • Maritime Herald - They Built a Chernobyl in the Middle of the Sea What Consequences Will This Have?
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - Editorial: Give South Carolina utility ratepayers relief now
  • Lower Hudson Journal - Indian Point task force study urges Entergy to turn over property - Thomas C. Zambito
  • Pakistan Express Tribune - Need for nuclear regulatory framework
  • NPR Illinois 91.9 UIS - Former Iranian Nuclear Negotiator Weighs In On U.S. Decision To Leave Nuclear Deal - Audie Cornish, Host
  • NRC - NRC to Hold Open House to Discuss Susquehanna Nuclear Power Plant 2017 Safety Performance
  • DoL:DEEOIC - Outreach Event: Teleconferences for Medical Providers - Division of Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation (DEEOIC)
  • IAEA - Radiation Processing Capabilities for Industry and Healthcare Bolstered through IAEA Project - Matt Fisher, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - Philippines's Delegation Led by the Senate President Briefed on Nuclear Law, Technical Cooperation Programme - Fanny Tonos Paniagua, IAEA Office of Legal Affairs
  • Trend News Agency, Azerbaijan - Lawbreaking, breach of promises habitual for US govt.: Iran
  • Trend News Agency, Azerbaijan - US imposes new sanctions on Iran
  • Trend News Agency, Azerbaijan - Germany wants to keep Iran nuclear deal, Merkel urges de-escalation
  • Trend News Agency, Azerbaijan - Netanyahu: Iran crossed 'red line,' Israel's action appropriate
  • Trend News Agency, Azerbaijan - Russia will work towards ensuring US sanctions on Iran won't abolish nuclear deal – Lavrov
  • Bellona - Ukraine prepares to handle its spent nuclear fuel independent of Moscow - Charles Digges
  • Press TV - US turning back on allies, losing intl. vigor under Trump
  • Press TV - Iran: Breach of promises habitual for US under Trump
  • Press TV - Trump made a mistake on Iran deal: Macron
  • Press TV - Europe can no longer count on US for protection: Merkel
  • Press TV - Iran, Russia to keep cooperation on JCPOA: Moscow
  • Press TV - 'US pullout from Iran deal; part of larger strategy'
  • Press TV - Carter: Trump's exit from Iran deal serious mistake
  • Press TV - 'US quitting Iran deal significant violation of UN resolution'
  • Press TV - US stick will not change China's trade stance: Beijing
  • NTI - Statement from Ernest J. Moniz, CEO of the Nuclear Threat Initiative, on the U.S. Decision to Violate the Iran Nuclear Deal
  • Governor Brian Sandoval - Letter from Governor Sandoval to members of the House of Representatives, Re: Nuclear Waste Policy Amendments Act of 2018, H.R. 3053
  • Nevada Agency for Nuclear Projects - State of Nevada Comments on H.R. 3053
  • New York Times - Trump to Iran: America's Word is Worthless - Roger Cohen
  • New York Times - Behind Trump's Termination of Iran Deal Is a Risky Bet - David E. Sanger and David D. Kirkpatrick
  • New York Times - 9/11 Planner, Tortured by C.I.A., Asks to Tell Senators About Gina Haspel - Charlie Savage
  • New York Times - Lawyers Told Gina Haspel Torture Was Legal. But It Never Was. - Claire Finkelstein and Stephen N. Xenakis
  • American Conservative - Gina Haspel and How Torture Deceived Us Into Iraq - Lawrence Wilkerson
  • American Gaming Association - Las Vegas Business Community To Congress: Yucca Mountain Is Not America's Nuclear Wasteland
  • Washington Post blog - The skepticism is widespread over leaving the Iran deal - Jennifer Rubin
  • Newsweek - TEL AVIV DIARY: TRUMP PICKED A SCRAP WITH IRAN, BUT ISRAEL WILL HAVE TO FIGHT THE WAR | OPINION - Marc Schulman
  • Singapore Straits Times - Iran decision a signal to North Korea, says US official - Nirmal Ghosh
  • Asia Times - Japan's nuclear export meltdown--While international sales of what was once a lucrative business have ground to a halt, Tokyo may still capitalize on past mistakes - Todd Crowell
  • Japan Times - Chiba Prefecture seeks to shed nuclear stigma in Taiwan
  • KALW San Francisco - Meet the famous Japanese mold that flavors unexpected dishes - Cari Spivack
  • Japan Today - Another nuclear reactor in central Japan to go back online on Wed
  • FAIR.org - CNN's Iran Fearmongering Would Make More Sense Coming Directly From Pentagon - Adam Johnson

    Wednesday, May 09, 2018

  • CQ Roll Call - Bipartisan Support for Yucca Mountain Nuclear Waste Bill – Except in Nevada
  • Las Vegas Sun - Las Vegas business leaders to House: We stand firm against Yucca Mountain
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - House expected to OK Yucca Mountain bill, despite opposition - Gary Martin
  • Republican Eagle, Red Wing, Minnesota - Progress on spent nuclear fuel storage? Local officials say they hope so - Michael Brun
  • Washington Examiner - Daily on Energy: Trump, GOP take another stab at overhauling ethanol mandate - John Siciliano & Josh Siegel
  • Industrial Distribution - OSHA Issues Direct Final Rule Revising Beryllium Standard
  • Beveridge & Diamond PC - OSHA Issues Direct Final Standard Amending Beryllium Standards for General Industry with Attention to Dermal Contact - Mark N. Duvall, Jayni A. Lanham, Sarah A. Kettenmann
  • NMPolitics.net - Two leading bidders for Los Alamos Lab contract have checkered safety records - Rebecca Moss
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Top bidders to run Los Alamos National Laboratory have checkered safety records - Rebecca Moss
  • Los Alamos Daily Post, NM - U.S. Rep. Ben Ray Luján Continues To Fight For Those Impacted By Radiation Exposure - Rep. Ben Ray Luján (D-NM)
  • SF Examiner - Hunters Point Shipyard homeowners call for retesting of Parcel A - Laura Waxmann
  • SF Examiner - Bayview Hunters Point residents sue U.S. Navy contractor over data falsification - Laura Waxmann
  • Sahara Reporters - Nigeria: Over 50,000 Ghost Workers Removed From FG's Payroll – PICA
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Decision on site for plutonium pit production expected by Friday - Patrick Malone
  • Los Alamos Monitor, NM - Locals react to Iran deal withdrawal--Local scientist, former LANL director, state politicians react to Trump's decision - Tris DeRoma
  • Nuclear Waste Strategy Coalition - 6 Leading Organizations Urge Congress to Fund Nuclear Waste Priorities in FY 2018 - October 24, 2017
  • Oak Ridger - Former paperboy recalls where people lived - D. Ray Smith and Mike Stallo
  • AP News - Iran's supreme leader challenges Trump over America pulling out of nuclear deal, saying: 'You cannot do a damn thing!'
  • AP News - Analysis: Crumbling of nuclear deal boosts Iran hard-liners - Jon Gambrell
  • AP News - South Carolina lawmakers make late push on nuclear bill - Christina L. Myers
  • AP News - The Latest: Haspel says she doesn't believe in torture
  • AP News - UN nuclear watchdog chief says Iran fulfilling commitments under nuclear deal with world powers
  • AP News - Myanmar whistleblower police officer says jailing a warning - Aung Naing Soe
  • AP News - Unit of TVA's Sequoyah Nuclear Plant completes outage
  • AP News - Nuclear deal's opponents seek tougher stance on Iran - Aya Batrawy
  • AP News - EU envoy says Iran deal will not 'fall apart' without the US - Yanan Wang
  • AP News - AP FACT CHECK: Analyses don't back up Trump on Iran deal - Calvin Woodward and Jon Gambrell
  • AP News - Analysis: Trump taking opposite approaches to Iran, NKorea - Josh Lederman
  • AP News - CIA nominee says torture doesn't work - Deb Riechmann and Kevin Freking
  • AP News - CIA nominee says torture doesn't work - Deb Riechmann and Kevin Freking
  • U.S. News & World Report - Navy Wants to Triple Size of Fallon Training Range in Nevada
  • Bloomberg - Stuck Between Trump and Iran, EU Lacks Plan for Nuclear Deal - Marc Champion and Birgit Jennen
  • Bloomberg - Russia Urges Trump-Putin Summit After U.S. Rebuff of Iran Deal - Henry Meyer and Ilya Arkhipov
  • Bloomberg - Iran Decision Risks Diluting Trump's Presidential Power--Acting as if he isn't bound by an agreement raises the price the U.S. will have to pay for future deals. - Jonathan Bernstein
  • Bloomberg - Editorial: Fixing Trump's Mistake on IranFixing Trump's Mistake on Iran
  • Bloomberg - Oil Traders Prepare to Cut Iranian Crude After Trump Sanctions - Angelina Rascouet, Alex Longley, and Rupert Rowling
  • Bloomberg - Trump Warns Iran of 'Severe Consequence' If Nuclear Work Resumes - Jennifer Epstein, Golnar Motevalli, and Ladane Nasseri
  • Bloomberg - Trump's Ambassador to Germany Stokes Furor Over Iran Just One Day Into Job - Patrick Donahue and Iain Rogers
  • Bloomberg - EU Fights to Keep Iran Nuclear Deal Alive After Trump's Exit - Golnar Motevalli and Ladane Nasseri
  • Bloomberg - Picking Up the Pieces in Iran - Alaa Shahine
  • Bloomberg - Companies That Rushed Into Iran Now Prepare to Rush Back Out - Chris Reiter, Oliver Sachgau, and Carol Matlack
  • Bloomberg - Trump Exit From Iran Pact Halts $40 Billion Boeing, Airbus Deals - Julie Johnsson and Ben Katz
  • Bloomberg - The Iran Nuclear Deal Is Dead. What Now? Trump has fulfilled a long-standing promise. Plan B is unclear. - Mark Gongloff
  • Bloomberg - Killing the Iran Deal Was Only the First Step - Zev Chafets
  • Reuters - In 1990s redux, EU to consider blocking U.S. sanctions over Iran - Robin Emmott, Alissa de Carbonnel
  • Reuters - Iran has drawn up plan to cope with U.S. withdrawal from nuclear deal: government spokesman - Babak Dehghanpisheh
  • Reuters - France's Macron tells Iran's Rouhani to stick with nuclear deal - Leigh Thomas
  • Reuters - EU defense of Iran deal brings companies little relief - John Irish, John Revill
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-Britain plays down media report of Hitachi nuclear deal - Susanna Twidale
  • Reuters - Merkel: Must talk about a broader Iran nuclear deal - Gernot Heller
  • Reuters - Britain tells Trump: spell out how you will deal with Iran now - Estelle Shirbon
  • Reuters - GLOBAL MARKETS-Oil soars as Trump dumps Iran nuclear deal, dollar dips - Kit Rees
  • Reuters - After smiling diplomacy, Iran's Zarif watches nuclear deal collapse - Bozorgmehr Sharafedin
  • Reuters - Iran still implementing commitments under nuclear deal, IAEA says - Francois Murphy
  • Reuters - Trump pulls U.S. out of Iran nuclear deal
  • Reuters - U.S. offered no alternative to Iran nuclear deal: Germany - Joseph Nasr
  • Reuters - Russia's Lavrov says Moscow committed to Iran nuclear deal: Interfax - Vladimir Soldatkin
  • Reuters - Chinese diplomat says all parties should stick to Iran nuclear pact -Xinhua - Beijing Monitoring Desk
  • Reuters - Iran 'grand bargain' all but impossible as U.S. exits nuclear pact - John Irish, Arshad Mohammed, Parisa Hafezi
  • Reuters - Factbox: How Trump is reimposing Iran sanctions after ditching deal - Jonathan Landay
  • Reuters - U.S. Treasury to terminate Iran aircraft license: U.S. official - Lesley Wroughton
  • Reuters - Europe, Iran pledge to uphold pact without United States - Peter Graff
  • Reuters - U.S. making 'grave mistake' in quitting Iran nuclear deal: Merkel ally - Andreas Rinke
  • Reuters - Obama calls Trump's decision on Iran nuclear deal 'misguided' - Eric Beech
  • New York Times - How Long Would It Take Iran to Build a Nuclear Bomb? It Depends - David E. Sanger
  • Denver Post - Companies plan merger to form new uranium development firm - The Associated Press
  • The State, SC - Nuclear fuel and safety: Atomic fuel plant's woes bring feds to Columbia - Sammy Fretwell
  • Al-Arabiya - Jubeir: Saudi Arabia will seek nuclear weapon if Iran does - AFP
  • Mainichi Daily - Nuclear reactor in central Japan restarted, joins 3 units nearby
  • Kyiv Post, Ukraine - 112.ua: Ukraine is to cooperate with Japan in nuclear field
  • Buffalo News - Letter: West Valley nuclear waste must be stored at safer site - Jay Wopperer, Williamsville
  • Albuquerque Journal - Nuclear waste plan is too dangerous for NM - Nicholas King
  • Port Augusta Transcontinental - More jobs for nuclear waste facility - Marco Balsamo
  • CBC Manitoba - Plan to entomb nuclear reactor breaks promise to Manitobans, watchdog group says
  • Japan Today - Another nuclear reactor in central Japan to go back online on Wed
  • News Corp Australia - Sewage, radioactive waste polluting seas - Karen Sweeney
  • News in English Norway - Norway still backs Iranian nuke pact - newsinenglish.no
  • Sputnik News - France Orders Fifth Nuclear Attack Sub That Can Deploy Special Forces Underwater
  • Reuters - UAE supports U.S. withdrawal from Iran nuclear deal: state news agency - Ghaida Ghantous
  • BBC - Iran nuclear deal: What's next after US pulls out - Barbara Plett Usher
  • Eyewitness News Johannesburg - [WATCH] UN deeply concerned by Trump withdrawal from Iran nuclear deal
  • Financial Times - US decision on Iran nuclear deal 'humiliating' for Europe
  • Manawatu Standard - Kiwis fear cancer after working near leaky US nuclear reactor in Antarctica - Will Harvie
  • Bloomberg - One Thing Trump, Some Environmentalists Both Love: Nuclear Power - Jim Efstathiou Jr
  • Bellona - Bellona visits Russia's floating nuclear power plant at sea - Anna Kireeva, Charles Digges
  • Reuters - ANALYSIS-Cracks in British nuclear reactor ring power alarm bells - Nina Chestney and Susanna Twidale
  • Chicago Tribune - 'It had been there 30-some years': Naperville resident finds box containing radioactive material while cleaning basement - Rafael Guerrero
  • Mainichi Daily - Nuclear reactor in central Japan restarted, joins 3 units nearby
  • Reuters France - France's EDF says nuclear output down 3.8 pct in April - Bate Felix
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - Uranium Processing Facility progress brings hundreds of jobs to East Tennessee - Brittany Crocker
  • Reuters - TABLE-Japan nuclear reactor operations: Kansai restarts Ohi No.4 - Osamu Tsukimori
  • World Nuclear News - TVA completes major flood protection
  • World Nuclear News - Other signatories express support for JCPOA
  • Scranton Times-Tribune - Editorial: Blow to nukes
  • ENDS Report - BEIS consultation: The regulation of nuclear sites in the final stages of decommissioning and clean-up
  • WBIR-TV - Main UPF buildings at Y-12 moving forward - John North
  • ABC Columbia - Legislative Session Wraps Up In Days, Where Does That Leave V.C. Summer Nuclear Project and Ratepayers? - Angela Rogers
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR WASTE: House to consider amendments to Yucca bill - Sam Mintz
  • Mirage News - Support for reprocessing nuclear fuel in France
  • Bristol Herald Courier, Bristol, VA - South Carolina lawmakers will return in May and June
  • Cumbria Mail - 'Devastating' risk to thousands of Sellafield jobs as MPs fight for 'cast iron guarantees' - Reece Hanson
  • Daily Mirror - Tory ministers refuse to rule out burying nuclear waste under national parks - Dan Bloom
  • DOE - C3E Announces Texas A&M Energy Institute Joining Collaborative Effort to Advance Women's Leadership in Clean Energy
  • NAS - Project Update: Review of the Health Effects in Vietnam Veterans of Exposure to Herbicides–Eleventh Biennial Update
  • NAS - Project Update: Disposal of Surplus Plutonium in the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant
  • NRC - NRC Issues Construction Permit for Northwest Medical Isotopes Facility
  • NRC - NRC to Discuss LaSalle Nuclear Power Plant 2017 Performance
  • NRC - NRC to Hold Open House to Discuss 2017 Performance of Limerick Nuclear Power Plant
  • NRC - NRC to Hold Open House to Discuss 2017 Performance of North Anna Nuclear Power Plant
  • NRC - NRC to Hold Open House to Discuss 2017 Performance of Surry Nuclear Power Plant - Last Updated
  • USGS - M 5.1 - 29km NNW of Bannu, Pakistan
  • IAEA - JCPOA: Statement by IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano
  • IAEA - NEW CRP: Applying Nuclear Forensic Science to Respond to a Nuclear Security Event (J02013) - David Kenneth Smith, IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security; Timofey Tsvetkov, IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security
  • World Nuclear News - Merger to create US in-situ leach uranium company
  • Trend News Agency, Azerbaijan - Europe has limited opportunity to preserve nuclear deal, Rouhani tells Macron
  • Trend News Agency, Azerbaijan - Amano: IAEA confirms Iran's commitment to nuclear pledges
  • Trend News Agency, Azerbaijan - Iran nuclear deal: UK won't walk away, says Boris Johnson
  • NHK World - Ohi No.4 reactor restarted
  • NHK World - Leaders reaffirm call for denuclearization
  • Asahi Shimbun - Abe, Li, Moon to cooperate on denuclearization of North Korea - Kotaro Ono
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Abe, Li, Moon join hands toward denuclearization
  • Mainichi Daily - Contaminated water leak found at Ehime Pref. nuke plant
  • Mainichi Daily - Abe, Li sign several agreements with Japan-China ties improving
  • Mainichi Daily - Japan expresses regret over US pullout from Iran nuclear deal
  • Jiji Press - Oi No. 4 N-Reactor Restarted after Halt of Nearly 5 Years
  • Yonhap News - Moon, Li voice need for adequate reward for N. Korea following denuclearization - bdk@yna.co.kr
  • Press TV - IAEA: Iran honoring commitments under nuclear deal
  • Press TV - Iran MPs table motion on response to Trump decision
  • Press TV - EU, Russia, China rally behind Iran after Trump's move
  • Press TV - US following Israeli diktats over Iran nuclear deal
  • Press TV - 'Boeing, Airbus export licenses to Iran to be revoked'
  • Press TV - UN expresses 'concern' about US withdrawal from Iran deal
  • Press TV - UK has no 'intention of walking away' from nuclear deal
  • Esquire - Trump Just Torpedoed Obama's Signature Diplomatic Achievement, and Obama Just Responded - Jack Holmes
  • Esquire - Trump Just Violated the Iran Deal. Welcome to Renege Nation. - Charles P. Pierce

    Tuesday, May 08, 2018

  • Dryden Observer, Ontario - Dryden eyes perks of Ignace nuclear waste site candidacy - Chris Marchand
  • Nuclear-News.net - Australia's nuclear-free movement revs up against a nuclear waste dump being imposed on iconic and beautiful Flinders Ranges
  • The Atlantic - The Iran Debate
  • YouTube - Sierra Nevada Forum~Yucca Mountain - Marta Adams and Robert Halstead
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR WASTE: Future fees 'walled off' in revised House bill - Geof Koss {text}
  • Argus Leader, Sioux Falls, SD - Your Turn: Nuclear energy supports more wind and solar - Dr. Robert McTaggart, Brookings, associate professor of physics and coordinator of Nuclear Education at South Dakota State University
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - Editorial: Don't let state become dumping grounds Don't let state become dumping grounds
  • Washington Examiner - Iran expects to face 'some problems' if Trump exits nuclear deal, Rouhani says - Jamie McIntyre & Travis J. Tritten
  • New York Times - How the Nuclear Deal Slowed Iran Down - Rick Gladstone and Sahil Chinoy
  • Esquire - Wow, Another Fun Report on Our Nuclear Weapons Program! - Charles P. Pierce
  • The Guardian - As the Iran crisis looms, prepare for a battle over facts and truth - Natalie Nougayrède
  • KRQE News 13, Albuquerque, NM - WIPP protects infrastructure with metal palm trees - Allison Martinez
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - A look at the contenders to run Los Alamos National Laboratory - Rebecca Moss
  • Los Alamos Monitor, NM - Cold War Patriots to host town hall meetings
  • Washington Post - Trump says he's withdrawing US for Iran nuclear accord - Josh Lederman and Catherine Lucey/AP
  • Atlantic Highlands Herald, NJ - Sagajawea and the Atomic Bomb - Muriel J Smith
  • AP News - Trump announces US withdrawal from Iran deal
  • AP News - AP EXPLAINS: What is Iran's atomic deal? Why is it targeted? - Jon Gambrell
  • AP News - EU probes Romania aid to national uranium company
  • AP News - Key moments surrounding Iran's now-threatened nuclear deal
  • Bloomberg - Trump Says He'll Exit Iran Nuclear Deal and Reinstate Sanctions - Margaret Talev and Toluse Olorunnipa
  • Bloomberg - Bad News for Emerging Markets if U.S. Exits Iran Deal, Says Rabobanks' Foley
  • Bloomberg - EU Plans to Shield Its Companies If Trump Ditches Iran Deal - Jones Hayden
  • Reuters - Iran says will react to Trump's decision based on national interests: IRNA - Bozorgmehr Sharafedin
  • Reuters - Rouhani to speak on Iran TV after Trump gives nuclear deal decision: IRNA - Parisa Hafezi
  • Reuters - EU top diplomat calls others to honor Iran deal after Trump pulls out - Gabriela Baczynska
  • Reuters - Less than one in three Americans support U.S. pullout from Iran deal - Chris Kahn
  • Reuters - Airbus says needs time to study U.S. decision on Iran - Tim Hepher
  • Reuters - Germany's VDMA: Deals with Iran legal if EU sanctions not reactivated - Michelle Martin
  • Reuters - Saudi Arabia says backs U.S. decision to withdraw from Iran nuclear deal - Ghaida Ghantous
  • Reuters - CORRECTED-UPDATE 1-Germany says Vattenfall has no grounds to seek arbitration over nuclear phase-out - Gernot Heller and Lefteris Karagiannopoulos
  • Reuters - Factbox: A year from the bomb - Iran deal's nuclear restrictions - Francois Murphy
  • Reuters - Iran's parliament speaker says U.S. breached nuclear deal commitments: IRNA - Bozorgmehr Sharafedin
  • Forbes blog - Rocket Motors On Nuclear Missiles Become A Test Case For Trump Industrial Policy - Loren Thompson
  • World Nuclear News - Foratom highlights nuclear's load-following abilities
  • World Nuclear News - BWXT announces new Mo-99 technology
  • World Nuclear News - Argentina reaches generator milestone for CAREM-25
  • World Nuclear News - Dome installed on Tianwan 6 containment building
  • The State, SC - With a week left, SC lawmakers haven't passed any bills addressing VC Summer fiasco - Avery G. Wilks
  • Mainichi Daily - Nuclear regulator OKs terror response center plans for Sendai plant
  • Reuters - Germany says Vattenfall has no grounds to seek arbitration over nuclear phase-out - Gernot Heller
  • Kyiv Post, Ukraine - Toshiba, Turboatom to modernize turbines for nuclear energy sector in June - Interfax-Ukraine
  • Detroit News - Fermi 2 nuclear plant back online after repairs
  • Washington Post - Fact-checking President Trump's speech on the Iran deal - Glenn Kessler
  • The Ferret, Scotland - Hunterston cracks are 'death knell' for other nuclear reactors - Rob Edwards
  • Chosun Ilbo - Nuclear Inspectors Would Face Monumental Task in N.Korea - Cho Yi-jun
  • KOMU - Missouri Legislatures votes for radioactive waste inquiries - Associated Press
  • London Times - Sellafield: Nuclear waste dustbin is cleaning up its act - Emily Gosden, Energy Editor, in Sellafield
  • Nikkei Asian Review - 3-way summit to voice support for nuclear-free Korea
  • Reuters - TABLE-South Korea to restart Hanul No.2 nuclear reactor after maintenance - Joori Roh
  • Reuters - Iran hardline official says Tehran should leave nuclear deal if U.S. drops it: Tasnim - Bozorgmehr Sharafedin
  • Rutland Herald - Entergy resumes VY radioactive fuel transfer - Susan Smallheer
  • London Times - 150 padlocks disappear from 'cursed' French nuclear plant - Adam Sage, Paris
  • London Times - Putting up with 'clutter' cuts nuclear clean-up bill - Emily Gosden, Energy Editor
  • News & Star - Nuclear Decommissioning Authority chief executive speaks at industry conference
  • Republican Eagle, Red Wing, Minnesota - City officials voice support for nuclear fuel legislation in U.S. House - Michael Brun
  • SeeNews Southeast Europe - EC looking into into Romanian state aid for National Uranium Company - See more at: SeeNews Southeast Europe
  • Greenfield Recorder, MA - Following hiatus, Vermont Yankee resumes fuel storage move
  • ENDS Report\ - BEIS calls for shift in liability for decommissioned nuclear plants
  • IAEA - Farmers in Brazil Use Legumes to Reduce Costs, Greenhouse Gas Emissions - Matt Fisher, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Statehouse Report SC - MOORE: Will utilities strip ratepayers of cost-savings amendment? - Eddy Moore
  • SeeNews Southeast Europe - Bulgaria invites EoI for pre-disposal hydrogeological monitoring at Radiana site - EBRD - See more at: SeeNews Southeast Europe
  • Bahrain News Agency - Arab Commission for Atomic Energy meets in Tunis
  • FITSNews.com, SC - Santee Cooper: Doomsday Draws Nigh - Likely Downgrade Looms Over Government-Run Utility …
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - Letter: SCANA bankruptcy not a curse but a cure - Wendell W. Robinson, Wharfside Street, Charleston
  • Platts - Boiler damage delays Germany's 1.1 GW Datteln 4 coal plant to 2020 - Henry Edwardes-Evans
  • The Nerve, S.C. Policy Council - High-profile PSC elections pushed back to last day of regular session - Rick Brundrett
  • The State, SC - Letter: Santee Cooper costs will only riseSantee Cooper costs will only rise - Katie Grace Player, Spartanburg
  • WCBD News 2, Charleston, SC - Attorney General: 18% SCE&G rate cut likely constitutional - Maurice Miller
  • NAS - Project Update: Independent Assessment of Science and Technology for the Department of Energy's Defense Environmental Cleanup Program
  • NRC - NRC to Hold Open House to Discuss 2017 Performance of Surry Nuclear Power Plant
  • DOE - Department of Energy Seeks Information on Small-Scale Modular Coal-Based Power Plants of the Future
  • Trend News Agency, Azerbaijan - Rouhani says Iran will remain in nuclear deal
  • Trend News Agency, Azerbaijan - Iran's Rouhani says US never complied with JCPOA
  • Trend News Agency, Azerbaijan - Trump announces withdrawal from Iran nuclear deal
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Report from Fukushima / 'Cat daddy' of Odaka sparks smiles in Minamisoma
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Radebe vows to create policy certainty for SA energy - Lameez Omarjee
  • Yonhap News - U.S. expects China to push N. Korea to denuclearization - hague@yna.co.kr
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Facility Operating and Combined Licenses: Applications and Amendments Involving No Significant Hazards Considerations FR Document: 2018-09244 Citation: 83 FR 20858 PDF Pages 20858-20866
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Applications and Amendments Involving Proposed No Significant Hazards Considerations, etc. FR Document: 2018-07705 Citation: 83 FR 20866 PDF Pages 20866-20872
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Relocation of Regulatory Issue Summary Notices in the Federal Register FR Document: 2018-09687 Citation: 83 FR 20858 PDF Page 20858
  • Presidential Documents - Administrative Order Great Britain and Northern Ireland; Proposed Agreement for Cooperation with U.S. for Peaceful Uses of Nuclear Energy (Presidential Determination No. 2018-07 of April 30, 2018) FR Document: 2018-09885 Citation: 83 FR 20711 PDF Page 20711
  • Presidential Documents - Administrative Order Mexico; Proposed Agreement for Cooperation with U.S. for Peaceful Uses of Nuclear Energy (Presidential Determination No. 2018-06 of April 30, 2018) FR Document: 2018-09883 Citation: 83 FR 20709 PDF Page 20709
  • Tennessee Valley Authority - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2018-09845 Citation: 83 FR 20909 PDF Page 20909
  • Senator Dean Heller (R-NV) - Heller Blasts House Panel for Advancing Yucca Mountain Funds
  • UPI - German utility E.ON sees renewable sector growth - Daniel J. Graeber
  • UPI - Trump withdraws from Iran nuke deal: 'It's defective at its core' - Sara Shayanian and Danielle Haynes
  • Consortium News - Will a Torturer Become CIA Director? - Ray McGovern
  • Los Angeles Times - Editorial: On Gina Haspel and Trump's apparent ambitions to become torturer-in-chiefOn Gina Haspel and Trump's apparent ambitions to become torturer-in-chief
  • Truthdig - Trump's Shameful Choice of 'Bloody Gina' - Robert Scheer
  • Vox Media - The Iran deal, explained in 9 graphics - Zack Beauchamp
  • DOE:EM - EM Update | Vol. 10, Issue 18 | May 8, 2018
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Trump's EPA: a captive of industry? - Dawn Stover
  • Monroe Evening News - Anti-nuclear groups fail in effort to get analysis of Fermi - Danielle Portteus
  • Surfrider Foundation - America's Intractable Nuclear Waste Problem - Jennifer Savage

    Monday, May 07, 2018

  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR WASTE: Nev. lawmakers prepare battle against Yucca bill - Sam Mintz
  • CQ Roll Call - Politics: Yucca Mountain redux - Niels Lesniewski
  • Toledo Blade, OH - Nuke closures have impacted local economies, changed community character - Tom Henry
  • BuzzFeed News - The Justice Department Deleted Language About Press Freedom and Racial Gerrymandering From Its Internal Manual - Zoe Tillman
  • AP News - Radioactive waste tunnel at Hanford collapsed a year ago
  • AP News - France, Germany say they'll stick to Iran nuclear deal
  • AP News - Israeli PM steps up calls to end the Iranian nuclear deal
  • AP News - Iranians say uncertainty over nuclear deal is bringing fear - Mohammad Nasiri and Amir Vahdat
  • Bloomberg - Allies Pitch Trump on Iran Deal as Deadline Nears (Audio)
  • Bloomberg - U.K., Israel Make Final Pitches as Trump Considers Exiting Iran Deal - Mark Niquette and Terrence Dopp
  • Bloomberg - This North Korea Show Might Be Over Before It Starts - Michael Schuman
  • Reuters - Iran says new sanctions would not stifle its oil industry - Parisa Hafezi
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-Germany, France vow to stick to Iran deal if U.S. pulls out - Michelle Martin and Joseph Nasr in Berlin and John Irish in Paris
  • Reuters - EU states to stick to Iran deal irrespective of U.S. decision - France
  • Reuters - Padlocks stolen from EDF's Flamanville nuclear site, EDF says no impact on safety - Sudip Kar-Gupta
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - The past week in the Charleston ecomomy(#4): Taxing matter
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - SCANA official openly doubted nuclear project would finish on time, former Westinghouse managers say - Andrew Brown and Thad Moore
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - Letter: Taxing authority - Dennis J. Donahue Jr., Pelican Reach, Isle of Palms
  • New York Times - Verifying the End of a Nuclear North Korea 'Could Make Iran Look Easy' - David E. Sanger and William J. Broad
  • IAEA - Non-Proliferation and Nuclear Technology for Development: IAEA Director General Briefs Researchers in Ireland - Laura Gil, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Yonhap News - Top U.S. lawmaker voices doubt about N.K. denuclearization - hague@yna.co.kr
  • 38 North - Make North Korea's Nuclear Test Pause Permanent - Jon Wolfsthal
  • York Daily Record - Danger for decades? Even closing infamous nuclear power plant TMI won't eliminate hazards - Joel Shannon
  • Romania Insider - Romanian nuclear reactor refurbishment to cost EUR 1.2-1.5 bln
  • Energy Voice Aberdeen - Top secret nuclear waste flights resume at Wick - Written by Chris Lawson
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Game pads proving handy for decommissioning nuclear plants
  • KRQE News 13, Albuquerque, NM - Panel to hear arguments on New Mexico uranium mine's return - Associated Press
  • EU Reporter - #EDFEnergy: Cracks in Scottish nuclear reactor core prompt safety checks
  • CNN - Reports: Israeli intel firm dug up dirt on Obama officials to discredit Iran nuclear deal - Amir Tal, Sarah El Sirgany and Joe Sterling
  • Dhaka Tribune - 'Nuclear energy will produce 20% electricity' - Fahim Reza Shovon
  • WHYY Philadelphia, PA - Opponents of nuclear industry subsidy urge Gov. Murphy to veto bill - ByPhil Gregory
  • New Jersey On-Line - Why should NJ families subsidize nukes in Pennsylvania? - Tom Moran
  • Aberdeen Press and Journal - Deadly nuclear waste flights resume from Wick
  • Belfast Newsletter - Beggs right to call for rethink on Kilroot and energy policy
  • Daily Energy Insider - Nuclear Regulatory Commission invites public comment in review of administrative regulations - Aaron Martin
  • Radio New Zealand - Palau first Pacific island state to ratify anti-nuke treaty
  • All Things Nuclear - NRC Cherry-Picking in the Post-Fukushima Era: A Case Study - Mark Leyse Guest Commentary, UCS
  • USGS - M 5.1 - 5km WSW of Morioka-shi, Japan
  • IAEA - NEW CRP: Applying Nuclear Forensic Science to Respond to a Nuclear Security Event (J02013) - David Kenneth Smith, IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security; Timofey Tsvetkov, IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security
  • IAEA - Atoms for Peace and Development - Dublin Ireland, Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies
  • Mainichi Daily - Hiroshima school to open 'peace room' dedicated to ex-student who died after A-bomb
  • Trend News Agency, Azerbaijan - EU states to stick to Iran deal irrespective of U.S. decision
  • Trend News Agency, Azerbaijan - Rouhani: Iranians to stand against US pressure to limit Tehran's regional influence
  • BelTA - Belarus' embassy responds to Lithuanian FM's statements on BelNPP, 'residual sovereignty'
  • Xinhua - Iran's president gestures to remain in nuclear deal after U.S. possible exit
  • Xinhua - Iran says U.S. exit from nuclear deal "not simple"
  • Energy Department - Notice Update on Reimbursement for Costs of Remedial Action at Uranium and Thorium Processing Sites FR Document: 2018-09621 Citation: 83 FR 20061 PDF Pages 20061-20062
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Facility Security Clearance and Safeguarding of National Security Information and Restricted Data FR Document: 2018-09555 Citation: 83 FR 20102 PDF Pages 20102-20103
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Guidance: Acceptance Sampling Procedures for Exempted and Generally Licensed Items Containing Byproduct Material; Withdrawal FR Document: 2018-09591 Citation: 83 FR 20103 PDF Page 20103
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2018-09826 Citation: 83 FR 20101 PDF Pages 20101-20102
  • Occupational Safety and Health Administration - Rule Revising Beryllium Standard for General Industry FR Document: 2018-09306 Citation: 83 FR 19936 PDF Pages 19936-19949 (14 pages) Permalink
  • Occupational Safety and Health Administration - Proposed Rule Revising Beryllium Standard for General Industry FR Document: 2018-09307 Citation: 83 FR 19989 PDF Pages 19989-20001 (13 pages) Permalink

    Sunday, May 06, 2018

  • Las Vegas Sun - Readers sound off on Yucca Mountain
  • Las Vegas Sun - Editorial: Recycling nuclear waste is not the win-win it seems like it should be
  • Las Vegas Sun - Nuclear waste: Sun readers write in droves: Say no to Yucca - Ric Anderson
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Gov. candidates stances on INL issues contrast - Bryan Clark
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Review-Journal earns 5 awards in Best of the West contest - Mike Shoro
  • Reuters - Saudi king orders whistleblower protections in anti-corruption push - Stephen Kalin
  • The Hill blog - Upheaval at Pruitt's EPA as departures mount - Miranda Green
  • SFGate - At tainted San Francisco shipyard, is 'safe' site really safe? - Jason Fagone and Cynthia Dizikes
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Little, Labrador have divergent records when it comes to INL - Bryan Clark
  • Tri-City Herald - A year after a radioactive tunnel collapsed, is Hanford safer? - Annette Cary
  • AP News - Israeli PM steps up calls to end the Iranian nuclear deal - Josef Federman
  • AP News - British foreign secretary to meet with US officials on Iran
  • AP News - Trump exit from Iran nuclear deal enters uncharted territory - Josh Lederman and Matthew Lee
  • Bloomberg - Rouhani Warns U.S. of `Historic Regret' If Trump Exits Iran Deal - Golnar Motevalli
  • Bloomberg - North Korea Denies U.S. Pressure Is Behind Denuclearization - Hooyeon Kim
  • Reuters - North Korea says denuclearization pledge not result of U.S.-led sanctions - Haejin Choi, Hyonhee Shin
  • SFGate - Tetra Tech: No Contaminated Soil Was Dumped In Contra Costa Co. Landfill
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Size of colossal solar farms take heat in Jasper County - John M. Burbage
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Letter: 'Get on with it' - Ellen C. Beckmann, Lt. Col. Army, (Retired), Beechcraft Street, Charleston
  • Financial Times - UK Labour party split over nuclear power--High cost of Hinkley Point prompts questions over value of nuclear energy - Jim Pickard and Andrew Ward in London
  • The Guardian - Cracks in nuclear reactor threaten UK energy policy - Adam Vaughan
  • Herald Scotland - Keeping old nuclear reactors like those at troubled Hunterston going is "gambling with public safety", says expert - Exclusive by Rob Edwards
  • Deutsche Welle - UK's aging nuclear reactors have 'reached threshold limit'
  • Concord Monitor, NH - Letter: No place for nuclear power - Rob Blakeney, Deering
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea says U.S. pressure would not be conducive to solving nuclear issue
  • The Atlantic - The Nuclear Deal Keeps America From Confronting Iranian Aggression - Reuel Marc Gerecht
  • Kuwait News Agency - Reimposing sanctions on Iran eliminates nuclear deal maintaining - official
  • Iran Front Page - "US Court Ruling against Iran Mocks Survivors, Families of 9/11 Victims"
  • Xinhua - Iran warns U.S. against quitting nuke deal
  • Al Bawaba - ROSATOM: How Nuclear Power Is Transforming the Middle East
  • Asahi Shimbun - N. Korea to check abandoned reactors as new power source - Yoshihiro Makino
  • Columbus Dispatch - Column: Yes, keep plants open to generate clean electricity - Bob Coward, president of the American Nuclear Society and principal officer of MPR Associates
  • Press TV - Russia, China reiterate support for Iran nuclear deal
  • Press TV - Iran ready to respond if US quits nuclear deal: Velayati
  • Press TV - Iran: 9/11 'verdict' attempt at rewriting history
  • Press TV - Israeli forces shoot dead 3 Palestinians at Gaza border fence
  • Press TV - Trump administration hired Israeli intel firm to discredit ex-officials Iran nuclear deal: Report
  • Tehran Times - Netanyahu relying on confusion and ignorance about JCPOA: Pillar - Javad Heirannia
  • St. Louis Post-Dispatch - Top-level turmoil at EPA raises local concern about West Lake Landfill progress - Bryce Gray
  • Atomic Insights - "Waste issue" continues to be part of antinuclear movement strategy of constipation - Rod Adams
  • Trend News Agency - Rouhani: US possible withdrawal from nuclear deal not to affect Iranians' lives?
  • New York Times - Saga of the Toxic Ball Fields - Helene Stapinski
  • Nuclear Age Peace Foundation - Sunflower Newsletter: May 2018 - Rick Wayman
  • Aiken Standard - DOE letter: Salt Waste Processing Facility contractor suffered performance issues - Colin Demarest
  • The Hindu - Spent fuel will be stored at KKNPP site itself: NPCIL - T.K. Rohit P. Sudhakar

    Saturday, May 05, 2018

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - House sets vote on Yucca Mountain bill for next Thursday - Gary Martin
  • Nevada Independent - Indy DC Download: House to take up Yucca bill, Titus and Rosen to try to offer amendments - Humberto Sanchez
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - Proposed nuclear storage site in southeast New Mexico accused of 'nuclear colonialism' - Adrian C Hedden -
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - JAM SESSION: Pilgrim Station decommissioning
  • Vice Motherboard - Idaho State University Lost Enough Weapons-Grade Plutonium to Make a Dirty Bomb - Daniel Oberhaus
  • Occupational Health Safety - OSHA Changing General Industry Beryllium Rule
  • KLAS-TV - Retired firefighter recounts day of massive PEPCON explosion - Patrick Walker
  • KTNV Las Vegas - 30 years later: Remembering the PEPCON disaster in Henderson - Joe Bartels, Bryce Riley
  • Curbed San Francisco - Hunters Point shipyard housing: Fraud coupled with contamination discoveries fuel doubt, calls to test area - Chris Roberts
  • RT - Dude, where's my plutonium? Idaho loses weapons-grade sample
  • NRC - NRC Proposes $8,500 Fine to Idaho State University
  • Boise State Public Radio - Idaho State University Faces Fine For Losing Radioactive Material - James Dawson
  • BBC News - Idaho State University faces fine for losing plutonium
  • Spokesman-Review - Nuclear experts on mission to educate young people - Chad Sokol
  • AP News - Trump exit from Iran nuclear deal enters uncharted territory - Josh Lederman And Matthew Lee
  • AP News - Employees sentenced for San Francisco toxic testing fraud
  • Reuters - Iran to stand up to Trump 'bullying' over nuclear deal: security official - Dubai Newsroom
  • WJHL11 Johnson City, TN - State investigators looking into water line break at Nuclear Fuel Services - Josh Smith
  • NorthJersey.com - Editorial: Murphy should veto nuclear subsidies bill
  • Free Lance-Star, Fredericksburg, VA - Lynchburg: State should have final say on uranium
  • Globe Newswire - CNL Signs Agreement with China's Largest Nuclear Organization
  • NHK World - Nations remain far apart over nuclear-ban treaty
  • Japan Today - Hitachi requests British PM's support for nuclear plant construction - Jerusalem Post
  • Jerusalem Post - Report: Kerry met Iranian foreign minister in attempt to salvage nuclear deal
  • Camden County Tribune - Federal grand jury indicts anti-nuke activists - Johna Strickland Rush
  • London Free Press - Simpson: The security of Ontario's nuclear plants should be an election priority, not the salaries of top Hydro One execs - Erika Simpson, Special to Postmedia News Erika Simpson
  • Asahi Shimbun - TEPCO offers virtual tour of Fukushima No. 1 plant on website - Hiroshi Ishizuka
  • KTVU - Further accusations: Tetra Tech says no contaminated soil dumped in East Bay landfill - Bay City News Service
  • SFGate - Tetra Tech: No Contaminated Soil Was Dumped In Contra Costa Co. Landfill - Bay City News Service | on
  • NBC Bay Area - Fraud by Former Tetra Tech Worker Caused 'Widespread Harm' To Navy - Liz Wagner, Rachel Witte and Bethney Bonilla
  • KRON4 - Tetra Tech supervisors sentenced for fabricating cleanup data in Hunter's Point neighborhood - Dan Kerman
  • KTVU - 2 Tetra Tech employees sentenced to prison for falsifying soil records in SF Shipyard cleanup
  • SF Weekly, CA - Two Imprisoned for Hunters Point Shipyard Cleanup Fiasco - Nuala Sawyer
  • The State - Letter: It's time for an SCE&G, legislative blackout - Linda Sinclair, Lexington -
  • Press TV - Russia to boost ties with Iran if US pulls out of JCPOA: Official

    Friday, May 04, 2018

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Vote likely next week on bill to resume Yucca Mountain licensing process - Gary Martin
  • Washington Examiner - House to vote next week to move ahead with Yucca Mountain as nuclear waste dump - Josh Siegel
  • Las Vegas Sun - Nuclear panel chair: 'I remain adamantly opposed' to Yucca Mountain
  • JD Supra - May 2018 Washington Update - Mintz Levin
  • FAIR.org - 10 of the Most Sociopathic Washington Post Columns - Adam Johnson
  • Liberation News - Reality turned upside down: Nuclear Israel points at non-nuclear Iran as danger - Nathalie Hrizi
  • IPS - To Sustain Peace: Heed the Warnings & Prevent the Next War - Sanam Naraghi Anderlini
  • Dissident Voice - A Tool to Combat Washington's Middle East Wars--A Review of Dan Kovalik's The Plot to Attack Iran: How the CIA and the Deep State have Conspired to Vilify Iran - Stansfield Smith
  • Albuquerque Journal - Assessment of LANL Rad Lab premature, incomplete - Associated Press
  • Tri-City Herald, WA - Their business is helping ill Hanford workers. Business is booming - Annette Cary
  • KLAS-TV - PEPCON Explosion: 30 Years Later - Steve Kanigher
  • KSNV News3LV - SPECIAL REPORT: PepCon disaster remembered 30 years later - Tom Hawley
  • KTNV Las Vegas - What to know about PEPCON explosions 30 years later
  • St. Louis Post-Dispatch - Mallinckrodt share price continues to slide amid analyst report, whistleblower lawsuit - Samantha Liss
  • Curbed San Francisco - Former Hunters Point shipyard cleanup workers plead guilty to fraud--First criminal convictions in widening toxic cleanup scandal - Chris Roberts
  • Washington Post - In Burma, the jailing of journalists sheds light on a deeper crisis - Christian Caryl
  • KING5 Seattle - New resource center helps sick Hanford workers - Susannah Frame
  • KEPR Pasco - Sen. Cantwell and Rep. Newhouse celebrating new Hanford health resource center - Christopher Poulsen
  • Builder Magazine - National Building Museum Unveils Secret Cites Exhibit--Explores the sites that made up the Manhattan Project 75 years ago.
  • Bechtel - Inside World War II's Secret Cities: Part 1
  • Bechtel - Part 2, Inside World War II's Secret Cities
  • Washington Business Journal - Secret Cities, 75 Years Later: Bechtel Highlights Future of Los Alamos, Hanford, Oak Ridge - Bechtel
  • Longview Daily News - Letters: Resource rich - Mary Duvall, Clatskanie
  • Bloomberg - U.S. Looks Beyond Iran Nuclear Deal Deadline to What Comes Next - Nick Wadhams
  • Reuters - Nuclear deal a challenge for Rouhani as Iran hardliners close in - Parisa Hafezi
  • Reuters - Russia sees closer Iran ties if U.S. exits nuclear deal: official - Tom Miles
  • The Conversation - The world's nuclear energy watchdogs: 4 questions answered - Scott L. Montgomery
  • Wall Street Journal - Uranium Loses Power as U.S. Miners Seek Protection--Market grinds to a halt after two U.S. producers petition Trump administration to limit imports - Rhiannon Hoyle
  • New York Times - Trump Orders Pentagon to Consider Reducing U.S. Forces in South Korea - Mark Landler
  • 38 North - Panmunjom Spring - John Delury
  • Press of Atlantic City - Murphy asked to conditionally veto nuclear bailout bill - Michelle Brunetti
  • NJ Spotlight - Opponents of Bill Urge Governor to Veto or Revise Nuclear Subsidy Measure - Tom Johnson
  • Asbury Park Press - Editorial: Murphy should veto nuclear subsidies billMurphy should veto nuclear subsidies bill
  • The Hill - New Jersey governor signs bill to skirt GOP tax law provision - Naomi Jagoda
  • Mainichi Daily - Hitachi requests British PM's support for nuclear plant construction
  • Japan Times - Hitachi requests support from British Prime Minister Theresa May for Welsh nuclear plant construction
  • Kyodo News - Hitachi requests British PM's support for nuclear plant construction
  • Japan Times - Hitachi requests support from British Prime Minister Theresa May for Welsh nuclear plant construction
  • Kyiv Post, Ukraine - UNIAN: French company could recycle Ukraine's spent nuclear fuel
  • Greenville News, SC - Westinghouse cited again for safety concerns at Bluff Road nuclear fuel plant - Sammy Fretwell
  • Toledo Blade, OH - Fate of Davis-Besse nuclear plant looms over Oak Harbor - Tom Henry
  • 13abc WTVG TV, Toledo, OH - I-Team Gets Answers: Fate of Davis Besse nuclear power plant - Shaun Hegarty
  • Tampa Bay Times - Regulators terminate Duke Energy's Levy County nuclear licenses - Malena Carollo
  • EUobserver - Five countries produce 80 percent of EU nuclear energy
  • CBS San Francisco - Bodega Bay Activist Honored For Fight Against Nuclear Plant
  • Ottawa Citizen - Letter: Nuclear waste plan has to meet standardsNuclear waste plan has to meet standards - Aurèle Gervais, Media Relations, Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - Editorial: Don't tax costly nuke failure Don't tax costly nuke failure
  • UNIAN - French company could recycle Ukraine's spent nuclear fuel
  • Interfax-Ukraine - France's Orano to assess possibility of disposing spent nuclear fuel assemblies from Ukrainian NPPs
  • Saporta Report - Georgia's wannabe electricity regulators talk nuclear, solar, power bills at debate - Maggie Lee
  • Independent Barents Observer - Floating nuclear power plant entering Norwegian waters--The controversial Russian installation will spend the next two weeks along the Norwegian coast. - Atle Staalesen
  • Portsmouth Herald News, NH - Several speak out against nuke plant's relicensing - Max Sullivan
  • Newburyport Daily News, MA - Residents air concerns about Seabrook nuclear plant - Jack Shea
  • Eyre Peninsula Tribune, Cleve, South Australia - Proposed Kimba nuclear waste facility to bring 45 jobs - Kathrine Catanzariti
  • World Nuclear News - Centrus secures SWU from Orano
  • Plymouth Patch - Plymouth Nuclear Plant Reopens - Jason Claffey
  • E&E Daily - Shimkus Yucca bill set for House vote - Sam Mintz
  • Lusaka Times, Zambia - A Nuclear plant is extremely important to Zambia, Luo tells Russian delegation
  • PortNews IAA.ru - Floating nuclear reactor to power Russia's Arctic expansion
  • Focus Taiwan - Lai reiterates 'nuclear-free' goal by 2025 - Chen Chun-hua and Flor Wang
  • Energy Live News - Britain's Hunterston B nuclear reactor to remain offline after cracks found - Priyanka Shrestha
  • Pakistan Observer - Chashma's all four nuclear power plants connected to national grid
  • Indian Express - Jaitapur nuclear plant: Villagers who took compensation rue lost livelihood, say project 'dangerous' - Shubhangi Khapre
  • Construction.RU - Rosatom has launched construction of the 2nd Kursk nuclear power plant - Tatiana Kanunnikova
  • Springville Journal, Springville NY - Scoping extended for West Valley Nuclear Site
  • Deutsche Welle - Germany can push renewables, without blackouts, says Friends of Earth
  • UPI - State Dept.: U.S. allies trying to strengthen Iran nuclear deal - Hannah Wiley
  • London Times - Safety checks will keep Hunterston nuclear reactor offline for months - Greig Cameron
  • Deutsche Welle - Russia EU envoy says Iran nuclear deal has just a 'few days to live'
  • World Nuclear News - Robots get smarter to help with decommissioning
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - TVA finances show zero-carbon energy sources are high priority - Brittany Crocker
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - TVA doubles net income as colder weather boosts power sales during winter - Dave Flessner
  • NBC Bay Area - Former Tetra Tech Workers Sentenced for Falsifying Records in Hunters Point Radiation Cleanup - Liz Wagner
  • SF Examiner - Point cleanup fraud case - Laura Waxmann
  • SFGate - 2 sentenced for falsifying reports on soil samples at Hunters Point - Jason Fagone and Cynthia Dizikes
  • KTVU San Francisco - Tetra Tech issues contradictory statements in response to Shipyard false cleanup suit
  • East County Today, Antioch, CA - Radiation Control Technician Supervisors Sentenced For Falsifying Former Hunter's Point Naval Shipyard Clean-Up Records - ECT
  • San Francisco Patch - $27 Billion Lawsuit Filed Over Hunters Point Cleanup - California News Wire Services
  • Crime Russia - ?US releases ex-head of Rosatom subsidiary from jail
  • Journal Gazette/Times-Courier, Mattoon, IL - US Rep. John Shimkus speaks on accessibility, trade - Jarad Jarmon
  • Daily Maverick - Contestation diverts attention from the need to change South Africa's energy system - Saliem Fakir, Prabhat Upadhyaya & Louise Scholtz
  • Beyond Nuclear - Russia's floating nukes to power oil and gas extraction in Arctic Ocean
  • Asahi Shimbun - EDITORIAL: Pacifist Article 9 should remain foundation of security policy
  • Press TV - Russia will continue to honor Iran nuclear deal
  • Press TV - 'Zionists attempting to sabotage Iran deal'
  • Press TV - Israeli forces shoot, injure more protesters in Gaza
  • Press TV - Israel declares Gaza protests 'state of war': Paper
  • Rep. Dina Titus (D-NV1) - Titus Statement on Floor Consideration of Nuclear Waste Policy Amendments Act
  • Rep. Jacky Rosen (D-NV3) - Rep. Rosen Files Amendment to repurpose Yucca Mountain Project, Create Jobs for Nevadans
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Weekly Receipts FR Document: 2018-09463 Citation: 83 FR 19758 PDF Pages 19758-19759
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice Requests for Nominations: Environmental Laboratory Advisory Board FR Document: 2018-09321 Citation: 83 FR 19756 PDF Pages 19756-19757
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Rule Modified Small Quantities Protocol FR Document: 2018-09462 Citation: 83 FR 19603 PDF Pages 19603-19614 (12 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2018-09682 Citation: 83 FR 19842 PDF Page 19842
  • Mises.org - James Comey's Forgotten Rescue of Bush-Era Torture - James Bovard
  • Aiken Standard, SC - S.C. governor threatens legal action if U.S. Energy Department abandons MOX - Colin Demarest
  • Albuquerque Journal - LANL paused some plutonium work for safety review - Mark Oswald
  • Los Alamos Monitor - LANL rolls out plan to correct pit handling errors - Tris DeRoma
  • TheDenverChannel, CO - A rare look inside Rocky Flats as new lawsuit challenges opening of public trails - Liz Gelardi
  • Vancouver Columbian - Historic preservation commission honored for its outreach - Tom Vogt
  • Aiken Standard, SC - Editorial: A long Aiken County chess match is at a stalemate
  • Govtrack - Update: H.R. 3053: Nuclear Waste Policy Amendments Act of 2017H.R. 3053: Nuclear Waste Policy Amendments Act of 2017 - John Shimkus, Sponsor. Representative for Illinois's 15th congressional district. Republican.
  • USGS - M 6.9 - 16km SW of Leilani Estates, Hawaii M 6.9 - 16km SW of Leilani Estates, Hawaii

    Thursday, May 03, 2018

  • Newsmax - Sen. Heller Faces Political Fight With GOP Over Nuclear Waste Repository - Joe Crowe
  • Albuquerque Journal - LANL paused some plutonium work for safety review - Mark Oswald
  • iDrop News - Apple Continues to Fight Govt. Demands for iPhone Backdoors - Mike Peterson
  • Iran Front Page - "Netanyahu's Claims on Iran Nuclear Program Insult to IAEA"
  • KFFX/KCYU FOX, Kennewick, Yakima, WA - Vit Plant hands over first building for commissioning
  • KXL-AM Portland, OR - Big Day at Hanford - Grant McHill
  • KXLY Spokane, Coeur d'Alene - Hanford workers seek lost pension benefits in new lawsuit
  • Los Alamos Daily Post, NM - Regional Coalition Of LANL Communities Board Hears Public Comment On Joint Services Agreement - Maire O'Neill
  • Los Alamos Monitor, NM - LANL rolls out plan to correct pit handling errors - Tris DeRoma
  • Los Alamos Monitor, NM - N3B completes important contract phase - Tris DeRoma
  • New Atlas - NASA successfully tests next-generation space reactor - David Szondy
  • Richfield Reaper, UT - Downwinders meeting slated
  • The Guardian - Off the map: the secret cities behind the atom bomb - David Smith in Washington
  • TheDenverChannel, CO - A rare look inside Rocky Flats as new lawsuit challenges opening of public trails - Liz Gelardi
  • USA Today - Safety concerns plague key sites proposed for nuclear bomb production - Patrick Malone, Center for Public Integrity
  • AP News - Israel's parliament approves bill allowing PM to declare war
  • AP News - Iran's foreign minister says no renegotiating nuclear deal
  • AP News - Texas officials ignore dioxin spread in Houston waterways - Lise Olsen of the Houston Chronicle
  • Bloomberg - Netanyahu's Iran Performance Wasn't Just for Trump - Zev Chafets
  • Reuters - Cracks in Scottish nuclear reactor core prompt safety checks - Nina Chestney
  • Reuters - What could Iran do if Trump pulls out of nuclear deal? - Babak Dehghanpisheh
  • Reuters - U.N. chief warns against scrapping Iran nuclear deal - Estelle Shirbon
  • Reuters - Iran says will not renegotiate nuclear deal, warns against changes - Parisa Hafezi
  • Reuters - Trump has all but decided to withdraw from Iran nuclear deal: sources - Steve Holland, Arshad Mohammed
  • Reuters - North Korea's Kim tells China he is committed to denuclearisation - Ben Blanchard
  • Greenpeace International - Greenpeace escort protests world's first purpose-built floating nuclear power plant
  • Greenpeace International - 5 reasons why a floating nuclear power plant in the Arctic is a terrible idea - Jan Haverkamp
  • Greenpeace International - 32 years after Chernobyl, next up, a Chernobyl on ice? - Jan Haverkamp and Rashid Alimov
  • Herald-News, Rhea County, TN - Federal agency launches probe into Watts Bar Nuclear Plant
  • The State, SC - Westinghouse cited again for safety concerns at Bluff Road nuclear fuel plant - Sammy Fretwell
  • BBC - Electricity generation to fall by 40% after nuclear plant cracks find
  • The Scotsman - Cracks at Scottish nuclear plant will see 40 per cent power cut - Martyn McLaughlin
  • IAEA - IAEA Kicks off Work on a Framework to Analyse Nuclear Power Costs - Jennet Orayeva, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • The Oregonian - Corvallis nuclear power company NuScale passes regulatory milestone - Associated Press
  • ThomasNet News - The Role of Startup Rods in Nuclear Reactors
  • Kathimerini Greece - Scientists raise alarm over Turkish nuclear reactors
  • Green Left Weekly - Opposition to Flinders Ranges nuclear dump grows - Kerry Smith
  • Baltimore Daily Record - Editorial: Murphy should veto nuclear subsidies bill
  • Anadolu Agency Ankara - Pakistan nuclear body staff comes under suicide attack - Aamir Latif
  • Sputnik News - 'Israel's Nuclear Weapons Have a Stabilizing Effect on the Region' - Scholar
  • The State, SC - With nuclear bills on deck, abortion debates overtake SC Legislature - Maayan Schechter and Avery G. Wilks
  • Newburyport Daily News, MA - Residents express concerns about Seabrook nuclear plant - Jack Shea
  • Portsmouth Herald News, NH - Several speak out against nuke plant's relicensing - Max Sullivan
  • Anadolu Agency Ankara - US believes Israel should hold onto its nukes: Haaretz
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - Audit could add hundreds of millions in taxes onto failed S.C. nuclear project's bill - Thad Moore
  • DunyaNews Pakistan - Four nuclear power plants at Chashma connected to grid after green signal by NTDC
  • TASS - Russian, Jordanian foreign ministers discuss nuclear cooperation
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: General Atomics snags 2 federal grants for reactor fuels
  • Reuters UK - Britain's Hunterston B nuclear reactor to remain offline for safety checks-regulator - Nina Chestney
  • Reuters Africa - Strike reduces output at EDF's Paluel 1 nuclear reactor by 1 GW - Bate Felix
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Public comment opens on spent-fuel storage site in N.M.
  • Zawya - Experts: How nuclear power is transforming the Middle East
  • New Civil Engineer - Hitachi meets PM for Wylfa nuclear plant funding - Rob Horgan
  • Evening Times, Glasgow, Scotland - Campaigners angry at risk from nuclear road convoys
  • OBRag.org - Holtec Wants to Build High-Level Radwaste Dump in New Mexico - Michael Steinberg
  • WBUR Boston - Pilgrim Has Already Been Shut Down More Days This Year Than The Prior 4 Years Combined - Bruce Gellerman
  • Foreign Policy Journal - Top 100 Reasons Not to Bomb Iran - David Swanson
  • Mehr News - No deal left if US leaves JCPOA
  • BBC - Iran nuclear deal: UN urges Trump not to walk away
  • Ha'aretz Daily - 'Little Satan' and the 'Dark Murderous Regime': How Israel and Iran Went From Allies to Enemies - David B. Green
  • Sputnik News - Ex-US Ambassador Explains Reasons Behind Netanyahu's Iran Nuclear Allegations
  • Ha'aretz Daily - Opinion: Emperor Netanyahu--Netanyahu prides himself on being an omnipotent ruler; he's already behaving like an emperor - Dan Margalit
  • Washington Post - Editorial: Netanyahu's revelations aren't enough to justify ripping up the Iran nuclear agreement Netanyahu's revelations aren't enough to justify ripping up the Iran nuclear agreement
  • Sputnik News - Old News, Netanyahu - The Hill blog
  • The Hill - Don't let Netanyahu talk America into yet another Middle East war - Former Rep. John F. Tierney (D-Mass.)
  • Sputnik News - Israel's Secret Nuke Arms Program Biggest Threat to Middle East - Ex-UN Adviser
  • Independent Journal Review - Former Obama Admin. Spox: Israelis Are 'Cooking Up' Intel on Nuclear Deal so We Go to War With Iran
  • Foreign Policy - Bibi's Infomercial for the Iran Deal - Jeffrey Lewis
  • Media Matters for America - Fox brought on an Iraq War booster and anti-Iran hawks to talk about the nuclear deal - Dina Radtke
  • Trend News Agency, Azerbaijan - Israel to JCPOA signatories: is this what you wished? - Azer Ahmadbayli
  • MSNBC - Fmr. Energy Secretary: 'Of course we knew' Iran had a weapons program, 'we said so publicly, the IAEA said so publicly' - Andrea Mitchell
  • Consortium News - The Tragedy of Benjamin Netanyahu - Trita Parsi
  • Times of Israel - Ex-Mossad chief says Netanyahu's show on Iran had 'nothing new' - Michael Bachner and TOI staff
  • Frederick News Post, Frederick, MD - Letter: How the U.S. commercial nuclear industry is 'fading away'How the U.S. commercial nuclear industry is 'fading away' - Raymond Gallucci, Frederick
  • Daily Express - Nuclear disaster: Shocking photos reveal full horror of Fukushima plant - Michael Havis
  • TheNewsMinute India - How people in Chellakere have lost their livelihood to India's 'secret nuclear city'--Since 2009, various levels of the government have managed to discreetly divert close to 10,000 acres of lands in Challakere. - Raksha Kumar
  • San Luis Obispo New Times - Bill to fund Diablo worker retention program is critical for decommission, PG&E and state reps say - Peter Johnson
  • Forbes blog - For 40 Years, Hollywood Has Tried To Kill Nuclear Power. Will It Finally Try To Save It? - Michael Shellenberger
  • Popular Mechanics - Smaller, Cheaper Nuclear Reactors Are on the Way - Avery Thompson
  • New Hampshire Public Radio - Activists Warn Against Relicensing Seabrook Nuclear Plant, Where Cracks Are Spreading - Annie Ropeik
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Vogtle hiring slow, but progress made on construction - Kristi E. Swartz
  • Platts - French spot power prices tumble as renewables rise
  • Dansville-Genesee Country Express, NY - 'Bump the Dump' documentary re-released
  • DOE - Secretary Perry Announces Up to $78 Million for Bioenergy Research Funding Opportunities
  • NRC - NRC Announces Senior Management Selections
  • NRC - NRC Seeks Public Comments on Retrospective Review of Administrative Regulations
  • NRC - NRC Accepts Application for Subsequent License Renewal of Turkey Point Reactors
  • World Nuclear News - NASA successfully tests Kilopower reactor
  • World Nuclear News - Training milestones for new plant operators
  • World Nuclear News - FirstEnergy responds to PJM grid reliability findings
  • World Nuclear News - New cracks delay restart of Hunterston B reactor
  • Trend News Agency, Azerbaijan - Zarif rules out JCPOA renegotiation, slams EU attempts to appease Trump
  • Bellona - Rosatom's Northern Sea Route legislation ignites arguments - Charles Digges
  • Yonhap News - Seoul expects U.S.-N. Korea summit to provide complete solution to N. Korean nuclear issue
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Northern New Mexico FR Document: 2018-09388 Citation: 83 FR 19555 PDF Pages 19555-19556
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Proposed Rule Review of Administrative Rules FR Document: 2018-09359 Citation: 83 FR 19464 PDF Pages 19464-19466
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Environmental Assessments; Availability, etc.: Crow Butte Resources, Inc.; Marsland Expansion Area FR Document: 2018-09382 Citation: 83 FR 19576 PDF Pages 19576-19577
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings: Bi-Weekly Public Information Sessions; National Industrial Security Program Operations Manual Insider Threat Program and Security Executive Agent Directive 3 FR Document: 2018-09349 Citation: 83 FR 19575 PDF Page 19575
  • Power Technology - Managing nuclear waste in France: the long and short game - Heidi Vella
  • ABC.au - audio: What's special about thousands of tonnes mud found off Japan?What's special about thousands of tonnes mud found off Japan? - George Roberts, The World Today
  • Pahrump Valley Times - Nye County presses for Yucca licensing - Daria Sokolova

    Wednesday, May 02, 2018

  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Opposition gears up to nuclear waste disposal in New Mexico - Susan Montoya Bryan | The Associated Press
  • The Hill - How endangered GOP Sen. Dean Heller is seeking to hang on - Alexander Bolton
  • Power Technology - Managing nuclear waste in France: the long and short game - Heidi Vella
  • Frontier Myanmar - Judge in Reuters case rejects 'hostile witness' claim - Su Myat Mon
  • New York Times - The Opioid that Made a Fortune for Its Maker – and for Its Prescribers - Chris Pomorski
  • KOAA Colorado Springs/Pueblo, CO - The Rocky Flats Wildlife Refuge faces more legal challenges - Nia Bender
  • Denver Post - Rocky Flats may soon open for recreation, but the feds skipped a study on plutonium exposure and the risk it poses to cyclists and hikers, lawsuit says--State health and EPA officials insist Rocky Flats is safe - Bruce Finley
  • Greeley Tribune - Suit filed over ex-nuclear weapons plant converted to refuge - Associated Press
  • Daily Camera - Groups file new suit to block opening of Rocky Flats National Wildlife Refuge - John Bear
  • Colorado Public Radio - Trails Tribulation For Rocky Flats As 5 Environmental Groups Seek Injunction - Grace Hood By Grace Hood
  • AP News - Merkel: Germany standing by Iran nuclear treaty for now
  • AP News - China calls for upholding Iran international nuclear deal
  • AP News - Dominion's long-term plan includes more solar, natural gas
  • AP News - Suit filed over ex-nuclear weapons plant converted to refuge
  • Reuters - Merkel: We should broaden negotiating framework for Iran nuclear deal - Michelle Martin and Michael Nienaber
  • Reuters - Commentary: Trump's political theater on Iran - Peter Van Buren
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-Engie's Belgian Doel 1 reactor to remain closed until Oct 1 - Geert De Clercq
  • Reuters - China reiterates call to continue upholding Iran nuclear deal - Ben Blanchard
  • The Independent - Netanyahu's performance only sought to prove exactly why Iran nuclear deal needs to remain in place - Patrick Cockburn
  • Scientific American blog - Bill Gates in Search of Nuclear Nirvana - Edward A. Friedman
  • Washington Post - Russia says its sea-based nuclear power plant is safe. Critics call it a 'Floating Chernobyl.' - Cleve R. Wootson Jr.
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - General Atomics receives $3.2 million in federal funding for advanced nuclear energy work - Rob Nikolewski
  • NHK World - Views are split over nuclear plant construction
  • NJ Spotlight - New Jersey's Nuclear Subsidies Could Go to Out-of-State Plants - Tom Johnson
  • WABE Atlanta - Nuclear Expansion Spending Hearings Begin Wednesday In Atlanta - Molly Samuel
  • spacenews.com - Another way to define nuclear triad: Three legs, plus "space capability" - Sandra Erwin
  • London Times - Concerns over threat from UK nuclear plant - Seán McCárthaigh
  • Irish Independent - Nuclear plant assessment has 'serious flaws' - Paul Melia
  • Irish Journal - 'This has been a lone battle': Frustration at government approach to nuclear plant plans in UK - Michelle Hennessy
  • East Bay Times - Contra Costa supervisors want soil tested for radioactivity - Aaron Davis
  • Daily Telegraph - The challenge of keeping the UK's nuclear plants in good repair - Philip Smith
  • Business Insider - The White House brushes off a major 'typo' in its statement on Iran's nuclear weapons program, blames Obama instead - Rosie Perper
  • Reuters Africa - TABLE-South Korea to restart Shin Kori No.2 nuclear reactor after maintenance - Joori Roh
  • Yonhap News - Safety commission OKs restart of Shin-Kori No.2 nuclear reactor
  • WMBF Myrtle Beach, SC - Big rig hauling massive nuclear plant turbine to Hartsville rolls through NC
  • High Plains Public Radio - Hundreds of Workers Have Fallen Ill Due To Work At Pantex Nuclear Plant - Jonathan Baker
  • Asahi Shimbun - TEPCO: Foreign trainees worked at Fukushima nuclear plant
  • Reuters Africa - TABLE-Belgian nuclear power reactor outages
  • Yonhap News - KEPCO to finalize British nuclear project by Q3: official
  • Nhan Dan - Vietnam supports peaceful use of nuclear power: Ambassador
  • Roane County News, TN - Special NRC inspection at Watts Bar nuclear plant
  • Nikkei Asian Review - US nuclear umbrella in Asia is non-negotiable: Top official - Tsuyoshi Nagasawa
  • Geo News, Pakistan - Relinking of Chashma nuclear plants begins
  • Real News Network - Fmr IAEA Inspector: Netanyahu's Cartoons About Iran's Nuclear Program are 'Baseless and Childish'
  • Kitsap Sun - Federal government grants Kitsap businesses over $42 million in defense contracts - Julianne Stanford
  • IAEA - IAEA Meeting Reviews Revised Draft Manual for International Nuclear and Radiological Event Scale - Sinead Harvey, IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security
  • IAEA - IAEA Launches Technical Working Group on Small, Medium Sized or Modular Nuclear Reactors - Shant Krikorian, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Industry pins its future on unproven reactors - Rod Kuckro
  • Daily Post North Wales - Wylfa Newydd backer set for crunch talks with PM with fears company could quit nuclear project - Owen Hughes
  • Lower Hudson Journal - New Nuclear Regulatory Commission inspector for Indian Point as shutdown date approaches - Thomas C. Zambito
  • Scotland Gazette - Ministers under pressure to protect public from nuclear convoys - Steph Brawn
  • BelTA - Belarus to partake in Atomexpo forum in Sochi on 14-16 May
  • BelTA - Belarusian energy minister dismissed
  • Augusta Free Press - Dominion Energy foresees growth of renewable energy
  • STA - Slovenska Tiskovna Agencija - Krško N-plant back online after scheduled maintenance
  • SeeNews Southeast Europe - Bulgaria's NPP Kozloduy signs 13.9 mln euro maintenance deal with Atomenergoremont - See more at: SeeNews Southeast Europe
  • DOE - Department of Energy to Invest $30 Million in Quantum Science Initiative
  • GAO - NASA: Assessments of Major Projects GAO-18-280SP
  • NAS - Project Update: Independent Assessment of Science and Technology for the Department of Energy's Defense Environmental Cleanup Program
  • NRC - NUREG-1700, Revision 2: Standard Review Plan for Evaluating Nuclear Power Reactor License Termination Plans
  • USGS - M 5.1 - 74km E of Hualian, Taiwan
  • World Nuclear News - Fuel supply contracts signed for Swedish reactors
  • Trend News Agency, Azerbaijan - Israel to JCPOA signatories: is this what you wished? - Azer Ahmadbayli
  • Trend News Agency, Azerbaijan - US judge orders Iran to pay $6 bln to families of 9/11 victims
  • Japan Times - Abe aims to resolve North Korea abduction and nuclear issues, normalize diplomatic ties
  • Defense Department - Rule Defense Nuclear Agency Freedom of Information Act Program FR Document: 2018-09295 Citation: 83 FR 19179 PDF Page 19179
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Civil Monetary Penalties: Qal-Tek Associates, LLC FR Document: 2018-09229 Citation: 83 FR 19308 PDF Pages 19308-19310
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Renewals; Applications: Florida Power and Light Co., Turkey Point Nuclear Generating, Unit Nos. 3 and 4 FR Document: 2018-09279 Citation: 83 FR 19304 PDF Pages 19304-19306
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Terminations: Duke Energy Florida, LLC Levy; Nuclear Plant, Units 1 and 2 FR Document: 2018-09236 Citation: 83 FR 19306 PDF Pages 19306-19307
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Petitions: Exelon Generation Co., LLC FR Document: 2018-09210 Citation: 83 FR 19302 PDF Pages 19302-19304
  • Presidential Documents - Administrative Order John F. Kennedy, Assassination of; Certification of Certain Related Records (Memorandum of April 26, 2018) FR Document: 2018-09392 Citation: 83 FR 19157 PDF Pages 19157-19158
  • New York Times - Israel's Claims on Iran Divide Europe and U.S. on Merits of Nuclear Deal - Mark Landler, David M. Halbfinger and David E. Sanger
  • UPI - Iran expects U.S. to walk away from nuclear deal - Daniel J. Graeber
  • San Francisco Business Times - Bayview residents sue engineering giant over alleged fake soil testing at Hunters Point - Emily Fancher
  • Martinez News-Gazette - Glover calls for update on possible Keller Landfill contamination - Donna Beth Weilenman
  • SF Examiner - Bayview Hunters Point residents sue U.S. Navy contractor over data falsification - Laura Waxmann
  • KRON4 - Attorneys representing Hunters Point residents near shipyard file lawsuit against Tetra Tech
  • NBC Bay Area - Hunters Point Residents File $27 Billion Class Action Lawsuit Against Navy Contractor Accused of Botching Radiation Cleanup - Liz Wagner
  • CBS San Francisco - Tetra Tech Hit With $27 Billion Lawsuit Over Contamination At Former SF Naval Shipyard
  • SF Chronicle - SF residents sue firm over soil cleanup at Hunters Point - J.K. Dineen
  • SF Chronicle - Editorial: San Francisco needs a sense of urgency about Hunters Point shipyard cleanup
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - Tougher utility regulations advance, as attorneys argue over failed S.C. nuclear project - Andrew Brown

    Tuesday, May 01, 2018

  • KNVC Carson City Community Radio - The latest on Yucca Mountain – an interview with Robert Halstead
  • Nuclear Watch of New Mexico - Summary of Nuclear Watch New Mexico's Comments to NNSA Los Alamos Field Office
  • POWERmag - The Nuclear Waste Impasse Can Only Be Resolved by the Public - Gary J. Duarte, director of the U.S. Nuclear Energy Foundation
  • Nevada Independent - Election 2018: On the Record: The policy positions of Republican congressional candidate Danny Tarkanian - Megan Messerly
  • PR Newswire - Barbara Rusinko Elected to Bechtel Group Inc. Board of Directors - Bechtel
  • Texas Standard - With No Permanent Home For Spent Plutonium, Amarillo's Pantex Plant Continues To Play Host - Jill Ament
  • ACLU - The CIA Gives a Highly Sanitized View of Gina Haspel While Keeping Her Torture Record Secret - By Brian Tashman, Political Researcher and Strategist, ACLU
  • Sputnik News - 'Either a Liar or an Idiot': Netanyahu's Iran Claims Insult Integrity of IAEA
  • Mehr News - Koreas unite, denuclearize: ideas for Iran
  • Lexology - OSHA Enforcement of Parts of Beryllium Rule Begins May 11 - Jackson Lewis PC
  • WebWire - OSHA to Begin Enforcement in May of its Final Rule Covering Occupational Exposure to Beryllium
  • Public Opinion, PA - Here's how Letterkenny will safely destroy thousands of rocket motors - Jim Hook
  • ProPublica - Open Burns, Ill Winds - Abrahm Lustgarten
  • The Hill - Whistleblower says Pruitt lied during congressional testimony - Morgan Gstalter
  • CNN - 2 EPA aides leave amid Pruitt controversies - Gregory Wallace, Rene Marsh and Kaitlan Collins
  • The Hill - Pruitt's head of security resigns - Miranda Green
  • ABC News - EXCLUSIVE: EPA whistleblower says Pruitt 'lied' to Congress - Kyra Phillips, John Santucci, Stephanie Ebbs Matthew Mosk
  • Bloomberg - How the EU Can Help Protect Whistleblowers - Vigjilenca Abazi and Alberto Alemanno
  • Albuquerque Journal - LANL welcomes new contractor - T. S. Last
  • EurekAlert - Story tips from the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory, May 2018
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Proposed small reactors clear regulatory hurdle - Nathan Brown
  • TheDenverChannel, CO - Group wants to block the former Rocky Flats nuclear site from opening to the public--Court filing is expected on Tuesday - Liz Gelardi
  • Tri-City Herald, WA - $100 million lawsuit filed over Hanford pensions - Annette Cary
  • CBS Denver - Podcaster Dives Into Rocky Flats Controversy In Whole New Way - Kelly Werthmann
  • Jackson County Times-Journal, OH - Carr says farewell, introduces Smith as replacement - Jeremiah Shaver, article text
  • AP News - The Latest: Germany says IAEA should probe Israeli claims
  • AP News - Netanyahu nuclear presentation gets cool reception in Europe - Josef Federman
  • AP News - Israel's Mossad spy agency shrouded in mystery and mystique - Aron Heller
  • AP News - Israel says documents prove Iran lied about nuclear program - Josef Federman
  • AP News - Israel's use of live fire in Gaza protests faces legal test - Karin Laub and Moshe Edri
  • Bloomberg - Sen. Cardin Says Iran Is in Compliance With Terms of Nuclear Agreement
  • Bloomberg - Unmoved or Just Slow? Johnson Takes Time With U.K. Reply on Iran - Thomas Penny
  • Bloomberg - Netanyahu Addresses Audience of One in Iran Talk (Audio)
  • Bloomberg - An Unwelcome Reminder Puts Iran in Spotlight - Marc Champion
  • Bloomberg - Netanyahu's Iran Revelations Were Aimed at an Audience of One - Nick Wadhams
  • Bloomberg - Japan's Old School Utilities Face Nuke Threat From Their Own - Stephen Stapczynski
  • Bloomberg - Israel Exposes Iran's Nuclear Lies, and the Limits of U.S. Intelligence - Eli Lake
  • Reuters - IAEA declines to directly address Netanyahu's Iran accusations - Francois Murphy
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-France says Israeli information on Iran could be basis for long-term deal - John Irish
  • Reuters - Netanyahu says not seeking Iran war as U.S. faces deadline - Susan Heavey
  • Reuters - Israel PM speech shows important to keep Iran deal constraints: UK - Stephen Addison
  • Reuters - Pushing to bury Iran deal, Israel insists nobody wants war with Tehran - Maayan Lubell, Dan Williams
  • Reuters - Commentary: How bullying Iran could backfire for Trump - Seyed Hossein Mousavian
  • Reuters - White House: Iran's nuclear program further along than indicated in 2015 - Steve Holland
  • Reuters - Israel says Iran lied on nuclear arms, pressures U.S. to scrap deal - Stephen Farrell, Lesley Wroughton
  • Reuters - U.S. says Israel's information on Iran nuclear program 'compelling' - Eric Beech
  • Reuters - Israel says Iran lied on nuclear arms, pressures U.S. to scrap deal - Stephen Farrell, Lesley Wroughton
  • Reuters - Britain has never been naive about Iran's nuclear program: spokesman - Alistair Smout
  • Joongang Daily - Cost of inter-Korean summit: \5.4 billion
  • OilPrice - Can China Meet Its Nuclear Power Goals? - Irina Slav
  • Lancaster Intelligencer Journal - Are nuclear power plants needed for long-term grid security? - Ad Crable
  • CBS News - What do Israel's details on Iran nuclear program prove?
  • The Guardian - Netanyahu's theatrics help push Trump towards Iran deal withdrawal - Julian Borger
  • Denver Post - License revoked for western Colorado uranium mill - Associated Press
  • Grand Junction Sentinel, CO - Backers of uranium mill near Paradox to seek new hearing on revoked permit - Gary Harmon
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - Tougher utility regulations advance, as attorneys argue over failed S.C. nuclear project - Andrew Brown
  • U.S. News & World Report - Senate Panel OKs Bills Dealing With S Carolina Nuke Problems - CHRISTINA L. MYERS, Associated Press
  • The State, SC - For first since 2004, SC could hire advocate to fight utility rate hikes - Avery G. Wilks
  • World Nuclear News - Identifying the cost drivers of nuclear projects
  • World Nuclear News - US federal support for advanced nuclear technology
  • World Nuclear News - Largest IAEA operation to remove disused sources
  • Martha's Vineyard Times - Pilgrim Station goes down for a third time this year - Rich Saltzberg
  • Boston Globe - Pilgrim nuclear plant closes for third time this year - David Abel
  • Cape Cod Broadcasting - Pilgrim Powers Down Due to Faulty Equipment
  • Lynchburg News and Advance - Editorial: State Should Have Last Say on Uranium State Should Have Last Say on Uranium
  • Mehr News - US-Israel nuclear coop. violates NPT
  • Japan Times - Six foreign trainees worked at Fukushima nuclear plant despite ban
  • Mainichi Daily - Foreign workers vital for Japanese contractor in cleanup at Fukushima nuke plant
  • The Conversation - Fukushima seven years later: case closed? - Franck Guarnieri, Directeur du Centre de recherche sur les risques et les crises, Mines ParisTech
  • Xinhua - Tokyo Electric Power Company slashed for using foreign trainees at Fukushima nuclear plant
  • Kyodo News - Foreign trainees worked at Fukushima nuclear plant despite ban
  • Energy Collective - Benefits of Flexible Nuclear Energy Operations for Renewables - Dan Yurman
  • Bellona - A divide Cyprus unites to oppose Russian-built nuclear plant - Charles Digges
  • New Hampshire Public Radio - Regulators Plan Meeting To Discuss Safety At Seabrook Nuclear Plant - Jason Moon
  • New Civil Engineer - Incomplete designs drive up nuclear costs - Fiona McIntyre
  • The Scotsman - Mark Ruskell: There's too much secrecy about nuclear weapons convoys
  • Sputnik News - Moscow Stresses Need to Authenticate Israel's Iran Nuclear Deal Docs - Envoy
  • KGW Portland - Oregon company on the forefront of nuclear energy production - Christine Pitawanich
  • POWERmag - Could Advanced Reactor Technology Save the Nuclear Industry? - Aaron Larson
  • China.org.cn, Beijing - Chinese mainland has 38 nuclear power units in operation
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - Tougher utility regulations advance, as attorneys argue over failed S.C. nuclear project - Andrew Brown
  • Energy Business Review - NuScale's Small Modular Reactor completes US NRC phase 1 review
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Russian nuclear forces, 2018 - Hans M. Kristensen, Robert S. Norris
  • Lancaster Intelligencer Journal - Closing TMI will be expensive - Paul Dell, Lancaster
  • Missouri Lawyers Media - Court affirms dismissal of wrongful-death claims tied to nuclear waste - Jessica Shumaker
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - NRC starts investigation of Watts Bar equipment - Dave Flessner
  • DOE - Secretary of Energy Rick Perry Announces $68.5 Million for Advanced Vehicle Technologies Research
  • DOE - Department of Energy Announces Funding to Support Long-Duration Energy Storage
  • NAS - Project Update: Independent Assessment of Science and Technology for the Department of Energy's Defense Environmental Cleanup Program
  • NRC - NRC to Conduct Open House to Discuss 2017 Performance of Braidwood Nuclear Power Plant
  • NRC - NRC Names New Resident Inspector at Indian Point Nuclear Power Plant
  • IAEA - Statement on Iran by the IAEA Spokesperson
  • Trend News Agency, Azerbaijan - White House: Iran's nuclear program further along than indicated in 2015
  • NHK World - Abe: Japan will do its utmost for denuclearization
  • Jiji Press - 6 Foreign Trainees Worked at Fukushima N-Plant
  • Press TV - EU tells Israel to take claims on Iran nuclear work to IAEA
  • Press TV - Iran slams Pompeo's about-turn on nuclear program
  • Press TV - 'Netanyahu is the boy who can't stop crying wolf'
  • Press TV - No proof of Iran nukes program after 2009: IAEA
  • Press TV - Israeli regime lost hope in survival: Velayati
  • Press TV - US revises statement saying Iran 'has' secret N-program
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Amendment; Applications: Centrus Energy Corp.; Proposed Decommissioning Plan FR Document: 2018-09084 Citation: 83 FR 19119 PDF Pages 19119-19120
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2018-09330 Citation: 83 FR 19120 PDF Pages 19120-19121
  • Nuclear Waste Technical Review Board - Notice Meetings: Transport of Spent Nuclear Fuel and High-Level Radioactive Waste FR Document: 2018-09160 Citation: 83 FR 19121 PDF Page 19121

    Monday, April 30, 2018

  • TIME - Myanmar Police Officer Who Said That Detained Reuters Reporters Were Set Up Has Been Jailed - Eli Meixler
  • Lexology - EU set to propose legislation to protect whistleblowers - McDowell Purcell
  • Los Alamos Monitor - Public airs concerns about proposed nuclear waste project near WIPP - Tris DeRoma
  • Los Alamos Monitor - Regional Coalition passes joint powers agreement - Bennett Horne
  • Los Alamos Daily Post, NM - N3B Takes Over Environmental Management Contract At Los Alamos National Laboratory Today - Maire O'Neill
  • Tri-City Herald - Technology could stop skyrocketing Hanford costs. It could also go wrong - Annette Cary
  • TheDenverChannel - Denver Public Schools votes to ban field trips to Rocky Flats National Wildlife Refuge--National wildlife refuge will soon open to public - Nicole Brady
  • AP News - North Korea offers to give up nukes if US vows not to attack - Kim Tong-Hyung
  • AP News - Israel says documents prove Iran lied about nuclear program - Josef Federman
  • AP News - Pompeo says US stands with allies against Iran--Iran blames CIA for week of protests; US denies any role - Nasser Karimi and Jon Gambrell
  • AP News - Trump lauds Israeli claims about Iran
  • AP News - Israeli PM to speak on Iran nuclear deal
  • AP News - US pushing Saudis toward war with Iran
  • Wall Street Journal - Netanyahu Says Secret Files Prove Iran Lied About Nuclear Program - Dov Lieber and Felicia Schwartz
  • Wall Street Journal - U.S. Wants Proof North Korea Will Dismantle Its Nuclear Program - Julian E. Barnes and Jonathan Cheng
  • Wall Street Journal - Pompeo Rails Against Iran During Middle East Tour - Donna Abdulaziz in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, Dov Lieber in Tel Aviv and Felicia Schwartz in Washington
  • Wall Street Journal - To Promote Nonproliferation, Kill the Iran Deal Now - Jamil N. Jaffer
  • Reuters - Trump says nixing Iran nuclear deal would not hurt North Korea talks - Roberta Rampton
  • Reuters - Israel's Netanyahu says Iran stored nuclear documents after 2015 deal - Rami Amichay, Stephen Farrell, Ori Lewis and Ari Rabinovitch
  • Reuters - Putin, Macron, agree on need to preserve Iran nuclear deal: Kremlin - Polina Ivanova
  • Bloomberg - Trump Hints at U.S. Ending Iran Deal After Netanyahu Speech - Justin Sink
  • Bloomberg - Netanyahu Says Iran Hid Secret Program to Build Nuclear Weapons - Amy Teibel, David Wainer, and Michael Arnold
  • Bloomberg - Netanyahu to Disclose 'Significant' Development on Iran Nuclear Deal - Michael Arnold
  • Bloomberg - Macron's New Iran Deal Deserves a Chance - Pascal-Emmanuel Gobry
  • BBC - Israel says Iran hid nuclear arms programme
  • Greentech Media - How the Nuclear Industry Is Fighting Back--The beleaguered nuclear power sector has launched a charm offensive in a bid to stay relevant. - Jason Deign
  • Energy Collective - Reducing the Costs of Nuclear Energy in Three Steps - David Hess
  • Utility Week UK - New nuclear can be 'highly cost competitive', says ETI - Tom Grimwood
  • Energy Live News - Cost reduction programme 'could slash nuclear risks, costs and duration' - Jonny Bairstow
  • RT - Media meltdown as Russia's first floating nuclear power goes on fueling trip (PHOTOS)
  • World Nuclear News - Floating nuclear power plant starts journey north
  • World Nuclear News - Cautious optimism for uranium outlook
  • World Nuclear News - First concrete poured at Kursk II
  • World Nuclear News - Norway considers future of Halden research reactor
  • Reuters - RWE, Vattenfall due 1 billion euros for German nuclear exit: Draft Law - Hans Edzard Busemann
  • The Scotsman - Greens seek review of nuclear convoy safety - Scott Macnab
  • TheDenverChannel, CO - License revoked for western Colorado uranium mill - Associated Press
  • Daily Energy Insider - Collection of nuclear organizations warn NRC over reactor review, regulation - Chris Galford
  • Business Wire - NuScale Power's Small Modular Nuclear Reactor Becomes First Ever to Complete Nuclear Regulatory Commission's Phase 1 Review
  • Pakistan Dawn - 'Small nuclear plants can end power crisis'
  • GovConWire - General Dynamics to Help Manage Navy's Nuclear Regional Maintenance Department Under Potential $210M Contract - Nichols Martin
  • Global Construction Review - Hitachi gets cold feet over UK's $27bn nuclear scheme - GCR Staff
  • TAPinto.net - 'My Name is Allegany County' Film on Nuclear Waste Protests Remastered
  • Construction Global - China National Nuclear Corporation in talks to build a $1bn nuclear reactor in Jordan - Tom Wadlow
  • Phys.org - Scientists calculate radiation dose in bone remains from Hiroshima bombing victim - Karina Toledo
  • Buffalo News - Another Voice: Sitewide removal is the only responsible choice at West Valley - Lynda Schneekloth, Sierra Club Niagara Group
  • Utility Dive - Illinois energy law revives renewables while aiding nuclear - Peter Maloney
  • Utility Dive - DOE gives $60M for advanced nukes, but industry wants better regs - Robert Walton
  • IAEA - IAEA Helps Remove Highly Radioactive Material from Five South American Countries
  • IAEA - Portugal to Train Health Professionals in Radiation-Related Fields - Aabha Dixit, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Globe Newswire - San Diego: General Atomics Awarded DOE Funding to Pursue Advanced Nuclear Research
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: White House wrestled with Westinghouse fallout – emails - Maxine Joselow and Kristi E. Swartz
  • Cleveland Plain Dealer - Letter: Is nuclear energy the answer?Is nuclear energy the answer? - Donald Dozer, Chardon
  • Inverse - Hiroshima Bombing Victim's Bones Reveal an Insane Level of Radiation - Kevin Litman-Navarro
  • The Chattanoogan - NRC Launches Special Inspection At Watts Bar Nuclear Power Plant
  • Radio New Zealand - UK nuclear test veterans pushing for recognition 60 years on
  • Pakistan News International - Ignoring India's N-track record, ambitions - Abdul Zahoor Khan Marwat
  • The State, SC - All SCE&G customers should get refunds, lawyers tell SC judge - John Monk
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Voices of Tomorrow: The atomic bomb's Big Science legacy - Khia Kurtenbach
  • WRAL TechWire - Duke Energy says it grew renewable energy capacity by 20% in 2017
  • WRAL Raleigh - CARI BOYCE: Report tracks Duke Energy's progress in meeting sustainability goals - Cari Boyce is Senior Vice President, Stakeholder Strategy and Sustainability for Duke Energy
  • Platts - SENER official expects half of Mexico's power to come from clean energy by 2034 - Rocco Canonica
  • Scottish Daily Record - Gun cops at Faslane 'too unfit' to carry firearms and protect Britain's nuclear weapons - Ben Glaze
  • The State, SC - You heard about the utilities' first attack on solar. Do you know about their second? - Nathan Ballentine
  • Energy Live News - Russia's ROSATOM: 'Business is business' - Jonny Bairstow
  • Newburyport Daily News, MA - Port council asks NRC for hearing on Seabrook emergency response plan - Richard K. Lodge
  • DOE - Undersecretary of Energy Menezes Announces $23 Million in New Funding to Advance Marine Energy Technologies
  • DOE - Students from Massachusetts and Washington Win DOE's 28th National Science Bowl®
  • DOE - Department of Energy Announces $19 Million for Advanced Battery and Electrification Research to Enable Extreme Fast Charging
  • NAS - Project Update: Independent Assessment of Science and Technology for the Department of Energy's Defense Environmental Cleanup Program
  • NRC - NRC Launches Special Inspection at Watts Bar Nuclear Power Plant
  • NRC - NRC Approves Power Output Increase for Hope Creek Generating Station
  • Japan Times - Hitachi to take part in Taiwan's shift in energy policy
  • Bellona - Russia's floating nuclear plant sets sail for Murmansk - Charles Digges
  • Press TV - Iran to return to pre-JCPOA conditions if deal fails: AEOI
  • Press TV - Putin, Macron underline JCPOA commitment: Kremlin
  • Press TV - Netanyahu playing baseless childish games: Iran
  • Press TV - Trump, Netanyahu discuss Iran over phone
  • Press TV - US provoking certain states to confront Iran
  • Press TV - Pompeo repeats anti-Iran claims
  • Press TV - Israel will continue to operate freely in Syria: Lieberman

    Sunday, April 29, 2018

  • Las Vegas Sun - Where I Stand: Nevada needs Heller to just say no to Yucca Mountain - Brian Greenspun
  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - Letter: Could nuclear engineers focus first on disposal issues? - Charlotte B. Ford, Mt. Lebanon
  • Nevada Independent - Election 2018: On the Record: Democratic congressional candidate John Anzalone - Michelle Rindels
  • Sputnik News - The Skripal and Douma Incidents Are Parts of Plan to Bring Russia Down – Chemist - Dr. Christopher Busby
  • Sputnik News - US No Longer Has Resources to Start Full-Scale War Against Iran - Prof
  • Sputnik News - Saudi Arabia Insists on Expanding Sanctions Against Iran in Tune With Washington
  • Arab Weekly - Iraq's children main victims of decades of sanctions and wars
  • RT - Unexploded IEDs & white phosphorus: 15 years after US troops came, war still everywhere in Fallujah
  • CBS News - EPA watchdog confirms Scott Pruitt probes
  • RT - Deadly trap: Austria probes whether its UN peacekeepers let Syrian police drive into ambush (VIDEO)
  • Nevada Independent - NRCC sees path to victory for Tarkanian, but it won't be easy - Humberto Sanchez
  • KRQE News 13 Albuquerque - LANL work put on hold due to violations
  • Denver Post - Nearly 300,000 Colorado public school students now barred from making field trips to Rocky Flats - John Aguilar
  • San Francisco Chronicle - Possible toxic dirt taints SF Shipyard neighborhood dream for some - J.K. Dineen
  • AP News - Seoul: North Korea's Kim vows to shut nuke test site in May - Kim Tong-Hyung
  • AP News - On maiden voyage, Pompeo heads to Israel for talks on Iran - Matthew Lee
  • Bloomberg - Pompeo Left From Kim Meeting Thinking Nuclear Deal Possible - Mark Niquette
  • Bloomberg - Kim Promises to Shut Main Nuclear Test Site in May – and Let Foreign Media Watch - Kanga Kong and Jennifer Epstein
  • Bloomberg - Squeeze Iran and It Will Cave Like North Korea, Top Israeli Minister Says - Ethan Bronner
  • Bloomberg - Kim Promises to Shut Main Nuclear Test Site in May – and Let Foreign Media Watch - Kanga Kong and Jennifer Epstein
  • Reuters - Britain, France and Germany agree support for Iran nuclear deal - Andrew MacAskill
  • Reuters - U.S. Secretary of State Pompeo stresses need for Gulf unity against Iran - Lesley Wroughton, Sarah Dadouch
  • Reuters - REFILE-WRAPUP 3-N.Korea's Kim to invite U.S. experts for nuclear site shutdown as Trump presses for full denuclearisation - Reporting by Hyonhee Shin, Christine Kim, Haejin Choi, Josh Smith and Soyoung Kim in Seoul, Thomas Wilson in Tokyo, Amanda Becker in Washington, Michigan, Ben Blanchard in Beijing, Alison Bevege in Sydney
  • Reuters - North Korea's Kim promised to open dismantling of nuclear site to outside world - Seoul - Hyonhee Shin
  • UK Independent - Russia's floating power plant branded 'nuclear Titanic' sets sail on controversial first voyage - Tom Barnes
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Hitachi seeks talks to slash shareholding in UK nuclear business
  • Mainichi Daily News - ICAN chief eager to meet Abe to ask Japan to join nuke ban treaty
  • Japan Times - Despite snub, ICAN chief eager to meet Abe to discuss nuke ban treaty
  • Radio New Zealand - For veterans of British nuclear tests, a 60 year fight for recognition goes on - Jamie Tahana
  • Xinhua - DPRK to openly close nuclear test site in May, shows expectation for summit with Trump: Seoul
  • London Times - Alarm rings over rising nuclear power plant bills--Projects must be 'shovel ready', warn industry experts - John Collingridge
  • Pakistan Daily Times - China expands nuclear facility to Pakistan and other countries
  • Sputnik News - Nukes Should Stay: German Court Rules Against Removal of US Weapons From Country
  • Arab News - US's Pompeo: Current nuclear agreement not enough to curb Iran's ways
  • Washington Post - Pompeo: US stands 'with Israel' in fight against Iran - Matthew Lee
  • Wall Street Journal - Pompeo Rails Against Iran During Middle East Tour - Donna Abdulaziz in Riyadh and Dov Lieber in Tel Aviv
  • CNN - Pompeo uses meeting with Saudis as an opportunity to slam the Iran nuclear deal - Sheena McKenzie
  • Sputnik News - Belgian Nuclear Power Plant Suffers Water Leak in Reactor
  • Ynetnews - Netanyahu discuss Iranian aggression, nuclear deal in meeting with Pompeo - Kobi Nachshoni
  • St. Louis Post-Dispatch - Editorial: While the EPA shortchanges St. Louis, Pruitt enjoys the perks of power - Danville Register & Bee -
  • Madison Messenger - Editorial: Virginia Should Have Last Word on Uranium
  • SCNow.com - ANDY BRACK:Let's seize the rudder to thwart ambivalence, apathy, neglect - Andy Brack Statehouse Report
  • HNN Huntingtonnews - Friends of the Earth Releases Ad Aimed at Repeal of South Carolina Law that Enabled $9 Billion Waste at V.C. Summer Project
  • Daily Star, London - Poisoning fears as Japan plans to use RADIOACTIVE Fukushima soil to build roads
  • HNN Huntingtonnews - Activist Reveals 50 years of Kentucky Venting Radioactives; so too at former Huntington Pilot Plant? - Tony E. Rutherford, News Editor
  • Las Vegas Sun - Water delivery suspended in Nevada mine battle - Scott Sonner, Associated Press
  • Concord Monitor - Potential closure of Boston power plant raises new concerns - David Brooks
  • Florida Times-Union - Sunday's Editorial: Forget sales talk, but future shock is here for JEA
  • I4U News - Scientists Measure Radiation Dose In Bone From The Victim Of Hiroshima Bombing - Hira Bashir
  • KSL-TV - AP Report: Water delivery suspended for Nevada Native Americans in mine battle - Scott Sonner, Associated Press
  • Trend News Agency - Over 50% of cyber attacks against Iran originated from US, China
  • Trend News Agency - Britain, France and Germany agree support for Iran nuclear deal
  • Japan Times - Fukushima residents fight state plan to build roads with radiation-tainted soil
  • Jiji Press - (Update) N. Korea's Kim Ready for Dialogue with Japan
  • Press TV - Britain, France and Germany reiterate support for Iran nuclear deal
  • Press TV - Pompeo begins Mideast tour amid Arab intervention plan
  • Press TV - Rouhani: Iran accepts no restriction beyond JCPOA commitments

    Saturday, April 28, 2018

  • Las Vegas Sun - Analysis: Stirrings on Yucca Mountain bring out foes - Ric Anderson
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Letter: Nevada pols should rethink opposition to Yucca Mountain - William Botts, Henderson
  • Nevada Independent - Indy Congressional Tracker: Pompeo sworn in, music act modernized - Soni Brown
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - San Diego County Board of Supervisors candidate Jerry Kern: The Union-Tribune interview - San Diego Union-Tribune Editorial Board
  • Press TV - Fallujah residents recount horrors of US invasion
  • Press TV - Israel to expropriate private Palestinian land in central West Bank
  • Press TV - European nations responsible for aiding US drone strikes: Amnesty
  • Press TV - Trump to Merkel: Iran won't 'be doing nuclear weapons'
  • Press TV - Trump 'unlikely to stay' in Iran deal: Pompeo
  • RT - Igniting Fallujah: US killings of protesters in 2003 that signaled start of insurgency
  • Press TV - If Trump withdraws from Iran deal, US and Israel will be totally isolated: Analyst
  • Press TV - Three Palestinians killed, 100s injured amid clashes with Israeli soldiers in eastern Gaza
  • Press TV - China vows to step up effort to safeguard, implement Iran nuclear deal
  • The Hill blog - OSHA fails to protect workers from chemical exposure - Kathleen Rest, executive director of the Union of Concerned Scientists; David Michaels, professor at the George Washington University School of Public Health
  • Government Accountability Project - Why Federal Whistleblowers Are Flocking to Alabama, South Carolina, and Florida - R. Scott Oswald
  • City Lights - Whistleblower at the CIA; An Insider's Account of the Politics of Intelligence - Melvin A. Goodman
  • The Hindu - 'Whistleblower at the CIA' review: Flawed operations - Shelley Walia
  • The Canary - A renowned whistleblower exposes a US plan to kill 100 million of its European allies - Tracy Keeling
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Report: LANL work put on hold following violations - Rebecca Moss
  • HPC Wire - ORNL Celebrates 75 Years of Science on June 9 Lab Day
  • FOX31 Denver KDVR - Denver School Board bans school-sponsored field trips to Rocky Flats
  • KIMA CBS 29 - Hanford workers seeking help for chemical exposure - Trisha McCauley
  • NW News Network - Drilling Crews Search For More Leaks At Priest Rapids Dam - Anna King
  • AP News - Russia: Floating nuclear plant towed to sea for fueling trip
  • AP News - Officials: Palestinian boy dies a day after gunshot to head
  • AP News - AP Analysis: Korea summit puts nuclear ball in Trump's court - Eric Talmadge
  • Reuters - Macron's talk of 'new' deal with Iran may not, in fact, be new - Arshad Mohammed, Jonathan Landay
  • Reuters - Iran's Zarif says Trump demands on nuclear deal are unacceptable - Maxim Rodionov
  • Reuters - RPT-Israel says 'denuclearized' Korean peninsula helpful versus Iran - Daniel Bases
  • Reuters - China loads fuel at world's first AP1000 nuclear reactor - Ryan Woo
  • Reuters - 8th Circuit dismisses radiation injury cases against Mallinckrodt - Nate Raymond
  • Reuters - North Korea test site still usable, closure easily reversed: U.S. intelligence - Jonathan Landay, John Walcott
  • Sky News, UK - Russia's floating nuclear plant heads out to sea
  • Deutsche Welle - Russia's 'floating Chernobyl' nuclear power plant heads out to sea
  • Portland Business Journal - Oregon's small-nuke company wins $40M federal grant - Pete Danko
  • Seeking Alpha - Energy Recap: U.S. Nuclear Energy Industry Gets A Boost - Chesapeake Energy
  • Southwest Colorado Journal - Colorado denies license for Paradox uranium mill - Jim Mimiaga
  • StateImpact Pennsylvania - As nuclear power loses ground to natural gas, environmentalists are torn: Are the risks worth saving it for climate's sake? - Reid Frazier
  • Washington Examiner - Lawmakers get ready to fight over mini-nuclear weapons - Travis J. Tritten
  • Greenpeace International - World's first floating nuclear power plant bound for the Arctic, warns Greenpeace
  • KTTC, Rochester MN - Would Rochester be impacted if a nearby oil refinery or nuclear power plant exploded? - Shannon Rousseau
  • TASS - 'Carrier-killer' nuclear sub to take part in Russia's naval parade – source
  • WLTX Columbia, SC - video: House and Senate Split on Nuclear Rate Removal
  • Wisconsin State Journal - American Nuclear Society screens "New Fire" by David Schumacher
  • Charleston Post and Courier - SCANA executives take pay cut, but they still collect millions in stock and salary - Thad Moore
  • WLTX Columbia, SC - Lawmakers Split on SCE&G Rate Reduction; Bill Heads to Conference Committee - Loren Thomas
  • Index-Journal, Greenwood, SC - Social media provides glimpse into rate cut vote - Adam Benson
  • TASS - Iran, Russia to continue cooperation on nuclear deal – top diplomat
  • IOL - Just reward for anti-nuclear activists - Sheree Bega
  • East Bay Times - Officials call for investigation of alleged radioactive soil at Pittbsurg landfill - Aaron Davis
  • Herald Palladium - FEMA and NRC like local Palisades response - Rod Smith
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Dominion CEO insists there's 'no flexibility' in SCANA offer as lawmakers debate electricity rates - Thad Moore
  • Stanford University News - Stanford students explore the complexities of creating energy - Danielle Torrent Tucker
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press - Fuel prices raise price of gas, but TVA power gets cheaper next month - Dave Flessner
  • Augusta Free Press - Dominion Energy announces first-quarter 2018 earnings - Augusta Free Press - News, Sports, Politics, Website Design, Marketing, Business Services
  • The State - Solar resistance: SC officials again back SCE&G in fight with solar industry - Sammy Fretwell
  • CBS San Francisco - San Francisco's Radioactive Materials May Have Ended Up In East Bay Landfill
  • The State - Letter: Dominion isn't the white knight for SCE&G customers or SCANA stockholders - Eruch Tata, Lexington
  • Trend News Agency - Kremlin: Iran nuclear deal should remain inviolable as basis for further contacts
  • Japan Times - A-bomb survivors praise denuclearization agreement at inter-Korean summit
  • TIME - The True Cost of the Chernobyl Disaster Has Been Greater Than It Seems - Serhii Plokhy
  • FFF.org - THE JFK COVER-UP CONTINUES - Jacob G. Hornberger
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - The inter-Korean agreement and Pyongyang's offer to Trump - Duyeon Kim
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Iran after sunset - Robert J. Goldston
  • UPI - South, North Korea declare commitment to full denuclearization, ending war - Jennie Oh
  • Reuters - Japan's J-Power scraps plan to replace two coal-fired power plants - Yuka Obayashi
  • Law360 - GE, Tepco Seek Dismissal Of $1B Fukushima Radiation Suit - Keith Goldberg
  • Congress.gov - H.R.5643 - To prohibit the Secretary of Energy from taking any action relating to the licensing, planning, development, or construction of a nuclear waste repository until the Director of the Office of Management and Budget submits to Congress a study on the economic viability and job-creating benefits of alternative uses of the Yucca Mountain site - Sponsor: Rep. Rosen, Jacky [D-NV-3] (Introduced 04/26/2018)
  • CNN - The Nevada Senate race shows that demographics are not destiny - Analysis by Harry Enten, CNN
  • New Yorker - Myanmar Jails Two Reporters for Exposing a Massacre - Timothy McLaughlin

    Friday, April 27, 2018

  • UPI - Iranian president rejects U.S., French calls to modify nuclear deal - Sara Shayanian
  • DOE:NNSS - Nevada National Security Site (NNSS) Groundwater
  • KTVN Reno - Governor Sandoval Mourns Death of Former Nevada Lawmaker
  • KOH NewsTalk780, Reno - Congresswoman Rosen Wants a Study Into Alternative Uses For Yucca Mountain Site
  • Salamanca Press NY - West Valley cleanup comment period extended by 30 days - Rick Miller
  • KUOW Seattle - After scathing report, work may stop at Hanford's waste treatment plant - Kim Malcolm & Andy Hurst
  • Seminole Sentinel, TX - Public Meeting on Proposed Lea Co. Interim Nuke Storage Site Slated for Tuesday
  • Olean Times Herald, NY - West Valley cleanup comment period extended by 30 days--Site unsuitable for nuclear waste storage, draft comments from task force state - Rick Miller
  • World Nuclear News - France, USA to enhance cooperation on fast reactors
  • World Nuclear News - Niger completes IAEA nuclear infrastructure mission
  • Westword, Denver CO - Rocky Flats Off Limits for Denver Public Schools Field Trips - Patricia Calhoun
  • CBS Denver - Schools Discourage Field Trips To Rocky Flats Wildlife Refuge - Kelly Werthmann
  • Tri-City Herald - No fine issued for Hanford industrial accident after worker breaks vertebrae - Annette Cary
  • Colorado Daily - Peace Train: 40 years of resistance - Judith Mohling, Rocky Mountain Peace and Justice Center
  • Forbes blog - Why Science Demands We Keep The Iran Nuclear Deal - Ethan Siegel
  • AP News - Korea leaders avoid specific measures to address nuke crisis - Foster Klug
  • AP News - Trump says NKorea has made nuclear concessions before talks - Matthew Pennington and Zeke Miller
  • Bloomberg - Pompeo Talks Iran, North Korea, NATO in First News Conference - Jonathan Stearns
  • Bloomberg - What's at Stake If Trump Kills the Nuclear Deal With Iran? - Lin Noueihed and David Wainer
  • Reuters - Pompeo says no Trump decision yet on Iran nuclear deal - Robin Emmott and Lesley Wroughton
  • Reuters - Commentary: Macron's surprise gift to Trump - John Lloyd
  • Reuters - Germany approves offshore wind parks able to generate 1,610 MW - Vera Eckert
  • Reuters - Japan's top power utilities see power sales decline - Osamu Tsukimori
  • Reuters - Korean leaders aim for end of war, 'complete denuclearization' after historic summit - Christine Kim, Josh Smith
  • Reuters - From nuclear weapons to peace: Inside the Korean summit declaration - Josh Smith, Christine Kim
  • Reuters - World welcomes Korean summit; urges denuclearization progress - Ben Blanchard in Beijing, Kiyoshi Takenaka in Tokyo, Gabrielle Tetrault-Farber in Moscow, David Brunnstrom, Susan Heavey and Makini Brice in Washington, Michelle Nichols at the United Nations and Alistair Smout in London
  • New York Times - North and South Korea Set Bold Goals: A Final Peace and No Nuclear Arms - Choe Sang-Hun
  • BBC - Koreas make nuclear pledge after historic summit
  • Wired News - Fukushima's Other Big Problem: A Million Tons of Radioactive Water
  • Detroit News - Valve issue takes Fermi 2 nuclear plant offline - Charles E. Ramirez
  • IAEA - Director General's Speech at Symposium on New Horizons for Nuclear Sciences and Technologies in Portugal: Health and Cancer Applications - Loures Portugal
  • Denton Record Chronicle, TX - State judge clears way for cleanup of radioactive waste in Denton - Peggy Heinkel-Wolfe
  • Grand Junction Sentinel, CO - State denies permit for Naturita uranium mill - Gary Harmon
  • Roswell Daily Record, NM - Public meeting on nuclear fuel storage to be held Monday at ENMU-R
  • Standard Digital, Nairobi, Kenya. - Kenya mulls nuclear but questions persist over Chernobyl - Mark Oloo
  • CBC Canada - Montreal-area mayors unanimously oppose nuclear waste dump in Chalk River, Ont.
  • Slate - The Price of Breaking the Iran Deal - Ilan Goldenberg and Ariane Tabatabai
  • The Guardian - Will the Iran nuclear deal survive Trump's wrecking crew? - Medea Benjamin
  • CNN - Pompeo says Trump likely to leave Iran nuclear agreement - Nicole Gaouette and Jamie Crawford
  • Reuters - TABLE-South Korea to restart Hanul no. 3 nuclear reactor after maintenance - Jane Chung
  • SFGate - Supe Calls For Investigation Of Possible Radioactive Materials At Keller Canyon Landfill - Bay City News Service
  • Bellona - It's time to stop paying for the Halden Reactor's operation and start paying for it's decommissioning - Charles Digges
  • Bucharest Business Review, Romania - Nuclearelectrica to close for maintenance one nuclear reactor at Cernavoda plant for one month - Sorin Melenciuc
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: DOE announces $60M in grants, agreement with France - Sam Mintz
  • Asahi Shimbun - Full extent of melted fuel in Fukushima No. 2 reactor revealed - Chikako Kawahara
  • News Ghana - Niger's Nuclear Power Infrastructure project under review by IAEA
  • Index-Journal, Greenwood, SC - SC gubernatorial candidates find common ground on utility reform - Adam Benson
  • NJ Spotlight - PSEG Will Pay $39M for Bidding Errors to Power Grid Operator - Tom Johnson
  • Los Alamos Monitor - Plutonium pit misplaced at LANL; corrective actions taken - Tris DeRoma
  • Los Alamos Monitor - Nuclear agency authorizes construction on New Mexico complex
  • Los Alamos Monitor - US regulators set public meetings for nuclear fuel proposal
  • Los Alamos Monitor - NNSA: Lab contract could be awarded by May - Tris DeRoma
  • Bennington Banner - More layoffs loom at Vermont Yankee
  • Utility Dive - Arizona utilities cautious over costs, reliability for proposed 80% clean energy mandate - Robert Walton
  • MyChamplainValley, VT - Hearing on decommisioning of Vermont Yankee held at Statehouse - Bernie Lange
  • Oak Ridger - Logging: Board wants city to be compensated - Ben Pounds
  • Beyond Nuclear - Why the press should stop quoting the IAEA and the WHO
  • Beyond Nuclear - New Beyond Nuclear Thunderbird lays out Chernobyl facts
  • Mesothelioma.net - Family Continues on Long Road to Justice After Losing Loved One to Mesothelioma
  • ABC Columbia - Condon questioned over possible Santee Cooper takeover - Rochelle Dean
  • FITSNews.com, SC - #NukeGate: Legislative Games Continue
  • Atlanta Journal-Constitution - Opinion: Feds should make Ga. Power put more skin in game on Vogtle - Mindy Goldstein and Jesse Sutz
  • Statehouse Report SC - BRACK: Let's seize the rudder to thwart ambivalence, apathy, neglect - Andy Brack
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - Gov. McMaster's pick for Santee Cooper chair vows to sidestep debate over selling the utility - Seanna Adcox
  • DOE - Department of Energy Announces $34 Million for Innovation Building Technologies Research and Development
  • DOE - Secretary of Energy Rick Perry Announces $60 Million for U.S. Industry Awards in Support of Advanced Nuclear Technology Development
  • DOE - Secretary of Energy Rick Perry and Chairman Francois Jacq of France's CEA Sign Statements of Intent on Advanced Fast Neutron Sodium-Cooled Reactors and Artificial Intelligence
  • NAS - Project Update: - Disposal of Surplus Plutonium in the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant
  • NWTRB - Press Release - Summer 2018 Board Meeting
  • IAEA - Strengthening South-South Cooperation in Asia and the Pacific: RCA Holds its 40th Regional Meeting - Sinh Van Hoang, IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation
  • IAEA - IAEA Helps African Countries in the Production and Use of Radiopharmaceuticals for Cancer and Other Diseases - Kampala, Uganda
  • Trend News Agency, Azerbaijan - Trump says 'Iran will not be doing nuclear weapons'
  • Trend News Agency, Azerbaijan - Possible failure of nuclear deal unlikely to impact Iran's Total deal – expert - Kamyar Eghbalnejad
  • NHK World - Fresh analysis of Fukushima Daiichi 'fuel debris'
  • Asahi Shimbun - Tour follows teen's path when he was scarred by atomic bomb - Ai Tanabe
  • Mainichi Daily - TEPCO footage shows deposits inside damaged Fukushima reactor
  • BelTA - Lithuania fans Belarusian nuclear power plant 'fire' for political gain
  • Yonhap News - N.K.'s denuclearization promise raises hope, but skepticism lingers over lack of detailed steps: experts - Koh Byung-joon
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Weekly Receipts FR Document: 2018-08864 Citation: 83 FR 18554 PDF Pages 18554-18555
  • Navy Department - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Point Mugu Sea Range FR Document: 2018-08881 Citation: 83 FR 18543 PDF Pages 18543-18544

    Thursday, April 26, 2018

  • Deep Isolation - Register for our Upcoming Webinar April 26th on "Nuclear Waste: The Challenge and Opportunity"
  • KNPR Las Vegas - Public Hearing On Yucca Mountain To Be Held Friday
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - House bill wants study of alternative uses for Yucca Mountain - Gary Martin
  • Las Vegas Sun - Rosen introduces anti-Yucca Mountain bill as state readies 2019 legislation - Yvonne Gonzalez
  • American Council on Science and Health - Wind, Solar Are a Distraction. Let's Go Full Steam Ahead on Nuclear Power - Alex Berezow, Senior Fellow of Biomedical Science
  • Tri-City Herald - PNNL whistleblower claims retaliation. She's suing over her $530,000 fraud investigation - Annette Cary
  • Lewiston Tribune - Four barrels of radioactive sludge rupture--Officials say there are no injuries or threat to the public at Idaho National Laboratory - Keith Ridler, Associated Press
  • Livermore Independent - Americans Ramp Up Use of Solar and Wind Energy in 2017
  • Los Alamos Daily Post, NM - Cold War Patriots Hosts Town Hall Meetings For LANL, Sandia, and Uranium Workers May 8-10
  • KING5 Seattle - Federal investigators slam Hanford problems - Associated Press
  • Lewiston Tribune - Officials: Problems continue at Washington nuclear waste site
  • Sputnik News - Scholar on Nuclear Disasters: 'I Am Not Optimistic About Our Collective Future'
  • Law360 - GAO Slams DOE's Contractor Oversight At Nuke Waste Site - Christopher Crosby
  • AP News - Geologists say N. Korea's nuclear test site likely collapsed - Christopher Bodeen
  • AP News - Macron says Trump not eager to defend Iran deal
  • AP News - Iran's president says no changes, additions to nuclear deal - Amir Vahdat
  • AP News - Rival Koreas' leaders face high stakes at historic summit - Foster Klug
  • Pahrump Valley Times - Yucca documentary features Pahrump tie - Jeffrey Meehan
  • Pahrump Valley Times - Las Vegas board to continue fight against Yucca Mountain - Richard N. Velotta
  • Pahrump Valley Times - Nye County approves newest version of Pahrump water plan - Robin Hebrock
  • Bloomberg - Trump's Threat to Ax 'Insane' Iran Deal Is Scaring Off Oil Traders - Anthony Dipaola
  • Bloomberg - Macron Last Effort To Salvage Iran Nuclear Deal
  • Reuters - Pompeo becomes U.S. secretary of state as Iran, North Korea issues await - Patricia Zengerle
  • Reuters - Mattis plays down link between Iran nuclear deal and North Korea talks - Phil Stewart and Idrees Ali
  • Reuters - Russia sees no room for changes, additions to Iran nuclear deal: foreign ministry - Jack Stubbs
  • Reuters - Russia, Iran, Turkey foreign ministers to meet in Moscow: agencies - Polina Ivanova
  • Reuters - Iran won't accept any amendment to nuclear deal: senior official - Parisa Hafezi
  • Reuters - Macron's Iran plan would add elements to nuclear deal: German official - Paul Carrel and Madeline Chambers
  • Reuters - North Korea's pledge to dismantle nuclear site sounds good, but verification will be tough - Malcolm Foster, Josh Smith
  • Reuters - Macron expects Trump will decide against staying in Iran nuclear deal - Sandra Maler and Mary Milliken
  • Reuters - Boeing defers Iran deliveries, eases output concerns - Tim Hepher
  • Forbes blog - This Could Be The Real Reason Why North Korea Stopped Its Nuclear Missile Tests - Trevor Nace
  • The Nation - Why It's So Important to Save the Iran Nuke Deal - Michael T. Klare
  • Bloomberg - It's Aimed at Trump, But Macron's Nuclear Rescue Needs Iran Too - Marc Champion and Golnar Motevalli
  • CNN - How the 'insane' Iranian nuclear deal might survive - Tim Lister
  • Daily Post Nigeria - Nigeria speaks on ownership of nuclear weapons - Chijioke Jannah
  • NHK World - Hiroshima hibakusha call for nuclear abolition
  • NHK World - High court orders compensation for tsunami victims
  • NHK World - Fresh analysis of Fukushima Daiichi 'fuel debris'
  • IAEA - IAEA Reviews Niger's Nuclear Power Infrastructure Development - Niamey, Niger
  • Science Daily - Balancing nuclear and renewable energy
  • Tri-City Herald - New CEO picked for Richland nuclear power plant. He'll be well paid - Annette Cary
  • IAEA - Estimating Construction Costs for Nuclear Power Plants
  • CM Mining Weekly - Paladin moves to mothball Namibia uranium mine - Esmarie Swanepoel
  • CBS19 Charlottesville, VA - State attorneys say uranium mining ban should stand
  • World Nuclear News - Philippines to draw up nuclear energy policy
  • World Nuclear News - IAEA reviews safety at South Ukraine unit 3
  • World Nuclear News - Namibian mine prepares for care and maintenance decision
  • Sputnik News - Cutting-Edge Security Measures on Modern Russian Nuclear Power Plants
  • Business Insider - 19 stunning photos show what the radioactive area inside the Chernobyl nuclear plant looks like 32 years after the explosion - Sarah Jacobs
  • UNIAN - Ukraine to achieve nuclear independence from Russia – Poroshenko
  • Metro UK - Dogs roam free in Chernobyl 32 years after nuclear reactor exploded - Joe Roberts for Metro.co.ukJoe Roberts
  • Xinhua - Ukraine to strengthen radioactive waste management
  • Sputnik News - Chernobyl, Fukushima--Different Accidents, Similar Consequences
  • BelTA - Belarus marks 32nd anniversary of Chernobyl disaster
  • TASS - New shelter over ruined reactor of Chernobyl NPP to be commissioned in December
  • UN.org - One in four thyroid cancer cases registered near Chernobyl site likely caused by radiation exposure – new UN study
  • Beltele RadioCompany - Liquidators at Chernobyl NPP gather in Moscow to commemorate anniversary of Chernobyl nuclear disaster - TVR
  • Beltele RadioCompany - Memorial meeting dedicated tragic events at Chernobyl nuclear power plant held in Minsk
  • The State, SC - Want to quit paying the nuclear surcharge? These fixes would help a lot more - Cindi Ross Scoppe
  • Platts - Chinese nuclear reactor starts loading fuel after delay: Westinghouse - William Freebairn
  • Ottawa Citizen - Kehler: Chalk River's nuclear waste facility will respect safety and the environment - Kurt Kehler Kurt Kehler
  • CTV Windsor - Amherstburg residents near nuclear plant to get anti-radiation pills
  • Los Alamos Monitor - US regulators set public meetings for nuclear fuel proposal
  • Kyiv Post - UkrInform: President says Ukraine to improve legislation on radioactive waste management - UkrInform
  • WJBF-TV Augusta - Nuclear Regulatory Commission to host public meeting on Plant Vogtle - Alesha Ray
  • Sputnik News - Poland Plans to Safeguard Iran Nuclear Deal During in UNSC – Foreign Minister
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - SCANA tells investors it hasn't decided on the future of its dividend - Thad Moore
  • The State, SC - Dividend to be dropped? SCANA's profits dip on higher legal, advisory costs - Sammy Fretwell
  • PR Newswire - SCANA Reports Financial Results for First Quarter 2018 - SCANA Corporation
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - SCANA tells investors it hasn't decided on the future of its dividend - Thad Moore
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - Editorial: Lawmakers must compromise on SCANA rate cut – and do it quickly
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: U.S. takes note as reactor projects advance in China - Kristi E. Swartz and Hannah Northey
  • Ahval News - Turkish nuclear plant a threat to environment, experts say - Nick Ashdown
  • WOSU Public Media, Columbus, OH - Without Rate Increases, FirstEnergy Nuclear Plants Will Start Closing In 2020 - Andy Chow
  • Index-Journal, Greenwood, SC - House sets up nuclear surcharge showdown with vote - Adam Benson
  • Los Alamos Monitor - Nuclear agency authorizes construction on New Mexico complex
  • Los Alamos Monitor - US regulators set public meetings for nuclear fuel proposal
  • DOE - Secretary of Energy Rick Perry and Chairman Francois Jacq of France's CEA Sign Statements of Intent on Advanced Fast Neutron Sodium-Cooled Reactors and Artificial Intelligence
  • Reuters - PKN Orlen says made no decision yet on joining Poland nuclear project - Agnieszka Barteczko
  • Daily Energy Insider - DOE authorizes Albuquerque nuclear complex construction - Chris Galford
  • PR Newswire - Demand for Global Nuclear Power Projected to Grow - FinancialBuzz.com
  • Bloomberg - Jordan in 'Advanced' Talks With China for $1 Billion Reactor - Mohammad Tayseer
  • Cumbria Mail - Wood secures Nuclear Decommissioning Authority contract
  • Ukrinform News - PM Groysman: World should unite and focus on nuclear safety
  • East County Today, Antioch, CA - Supervisor Glover Wants Investigation into Allegation of Possible Radioactive Materials in Keller Canyon Landfill
  • NBC Bay Area - Company accused of faking Hunters Point cleanup agrees to pay for retesting - Daniel Montes, Bay City News
  • NBC Bay Area - Tetra Tech Stands by Hunters Point Radiation Data, Tells Navy 'We'll Pay' for Third Party Retesting - Liz Wagner, Mark Villareal and Rachel Witte
  • KGO/TV ABC7 San Francisco - Firm responsible for clean up at Hunter's Point Shipyard to pay for soil retesting - Wayne Freedman
  • KRON4 - Firm hired to clean up Hunters Point offers to retest after accussations of falsifying soil samples - Philippe Djegal
  • SFGate - Firm Accused Of Falsifying Shipyard Cleanup Data Calls For Retesting - Bay City News Service
  • SF Examiner - Tetra Tech says it will pay for independent review in data falsification scandal - Laura Waxmann
  • The State, SC - Governor's pick for Santee Cooper chairman pledges not to meddle in its sale - Avery G. Wilks
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - Legislators reject plan that partially cuts SCE&G customer bills tied to nuclear debacle - Seanna Adcox
  • All Things Nuclear - What Does North Korea Want–and What is the US Prepared to Give? - David Wright, co-director and senior scientist
  • All Things Nuclear - What Does the US Want from North Korea? - David Wright, co-director and senior scientist
  • NAS - Project Update: Disposal of Surplus Plutonium in the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant
  • NRC - NRC Seeks Public Comment on Draft Environmental Impact Statement for Clinch River Early Site Permit
  • NRC - NRC to Hold Meeting to Discuss Performance of Westinghouse Columbia Fuel Plant
  • Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission - Latest News
  • BelTA - Belarusian government to continue taking care of Chernobyl-affected areas
  • Yonhap News - U.S.-N. Korea denuclearization deal will likely endure if reached: experts - bdk@yna.co.kr
  • Press TV - EU appeasement of Trump to make JCPOA impotent: Iran
  • Press TV - Russia: No room for changes, additions to Iran deal
  • Press TV - Mattis: No US decision on Iran nuclear deal yet
  • Press TV - Russia: No room for changes, additions to Iran deal
  • Press TV - US agenda for Iran is actually Israel's'
  • Press TV - White House cannot decide for Mideast: Iran
  • Press TV - Syrians at OPCW to testify on 'staged' chemical attack
  • Press TV - Iran urges joint strategy with Russia, China against US
  • Press TV - Syria, Russia present witnesses of 'staged' gas attack
  • Senator Dean Heller (R-NV) - Heller to Senate Panel: No Funds for Yucca Mountain
  • Rep. Jacky Rosen (D-NV3) - ROSEN INTRODUCES LEGISLATION TO REPURPOSE YUCCA MOUNTAIN AND CREATE NEVADA JOBS
  • House Committee on Energy and Commerce - Interim Storage and its role as part of the Nuclear Waste Policy Amendments Act
  • Land Management Bureau - Notice Plats of Surveys: Nevada FR Document: 2018-08755 Citation: 83 FR 18344 PDF Pages 18344-18345
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Application for NRC Export or Import License, Amendment, Renewal, or Consent Request(s) FR Document: 2018-08712 Citation: 83 FR 18356 PDF Pages 18356-18357
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Criteria and Procedures for Emergency Access to Non-Federal and Regional Low-Level Waste Disposal Facilities FR Document: 2018-08713 Citation: 83 FR 18353 PDF Pages 18353-18354
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Early Site Permit Applications: Tennessee Valley Authority; Clinch River Nuclear Site FR Document: 2018-08714 Citation: 83 FR 18354 PDF Pages 18354-18356

    Wednesday, April 25, 2018

  • Las Vegas Sun - Editorial: Should nuclear waste be dumped here? Sound off on Yucca Mountain
  • Red Wing Republican Eagle - Omnibus earmarks $40M for Prairie Island renewable energy programs - Michael Brun
  • Reno Gazette-Journal - Nevada governor: How Laxalt, Schwartz, Sisolak, Giunchigliani feel about guns, pot & more - James DeHaven
  • Joongang Daily - It ain't over till Kim Jong-un sings (KOR) - Yeh Young-June
  • DOE:EM - EM Update | Vol. 10, Issue 16 | April 24, 2018
  • AzerNews - Armenia ignores IAEA proposals to close Metsamor NPP - Rashid Shirinov
  • Iron County Today, Cedar City, UT - 'Downwinders' aftermath still a reality today in Iron County - Craig Bennett
  • The Hill - Senate confirms Trump's new NSA director - Morgan Chalfant
  • The Hill - CIA will allow senators to review classified material on Haspel - Katie Bo Williams
  • Los Alamos Monitor - Plutonium pit misplaced at LANL; corrective actions taken - Tris DeRoma
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - Carlsbad non-profits get boost from WIPP - Adrian C Hedden
  • KRQE News 13, Albuquerque, NM - Teams from WIPP take first place in regional competition
  • Tri-City Herald - Feds bash Hanford nuclear waste plant troubles, question DOE priorities - Annette Cary
  • OPB.org - Hard To Prove Hanford Waste Treatment Plant Is Safe, Report Claims - Anna King
  • KUOW Seattle, WA - Federal Report Says Hanford's Waste Treatment Plant Construction Still In Question - Anna King
  • Snohomish County Daily Herald, Everett, WA - Report slams problems at Hanford nuclear waste site - Associated Press
  • Seattle Times - DOE's oversight at Hanford slammed in government report - Hal Bernton
  • Sputnik News - US Audit Faults Quality Controls in Cleanup of US Hanford Nuclear Fuel Plant
  • Portsmouth Daily Times, OH - The other side of the story - Vina Colley, Portsmouth-Piketon Residents for Environmental Safety and Security (PRESS); National Nuclear Workers for Justice (NNWJ); Nuclear Whistleblowers Alliance (NWA)
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - What went wrong with US plutonium disposition - Alexander Lubkin
  • AP News - US Embassy move in Israel emblematic of broader policy shift - JOSH LEDERMAN and MATTHEW LEE
  • Bloomberg - Westinghouse's Marquee Reactor in China Begins Fuel Loading - Stephen Stapczynski, Jing Yang, and Aibing Guo
  • Bloomberg - Rouhani Slams Trump's Talks With France Over Iran Nuclear Deal - Ladane Nasseri
  • Bloomberg - Where Trump's Scorn for Iran Nuclear Deal Could Lead: QuickTake - Nick Wadhams and Steven T. Dennis
  • Reuters - France's Macron says U.S. should not ditch Iran deal without new accord - Patricia Zengerle, Marine Pennetier
  • Reuters - European powers say nearing plan to save Iran nuclear pact - Babak Dehghanpisheh, Robin Emmott
  • Reuters - BRIEF-Firstenergy Solutions Files Certification Letter With NRC Affirming Plans To Deactivate Three Nuclear Generating Plants
  • Reuters - Britain says working closely with allies on new Iran measures - William James
  • Reuters - Germany: Cannot renegotiate Iran nuclear deal - Markus Wacket and Thomas Escritt
  • Reuters - Kremlin questions whether a new Iran nuclear deal is possible - Maria Tsvetkova and Polina Ivanova
  • Reuters - Iran pours scorn on nuclear talks, dismisses 'tradesman' Trump - Babak Dehghanpisheh
  • Reuters - TABLE-Swiss nuclear plant outages and restarts - Vera Eckert
  • Washington Post - North Korea's mountain mystery: Is Punggye-ri Nuclear Test Site still functional? - Adam Taylor
  • Channel NewsAsia - North Korea nuclear test site partially collapsed: Chinese experts
  • Crain's Cleveland Business - FirstEnergy Solutions sets timetable for closing its Davis-Besse and Perry nuclear plants - Dan Shingler
  • PR Newswire - FirstEnergy Solutions Files Certification Letter with NRC Affirming Plans to Deactivate Three Nuclear Generating Plants - FirstEnergy Solutions
  • Cleveland Plain Dealer - FirstEnergy Solutions definitely to close its nuclear power plants - John Funk
  • Atlas Obscura - What Happens When a Giant Nuclear Missile Accidentally Falls Back Into Its Silo - Sarah Laskow
  • MIT Tech - Keeping the balance: How flexible nuclear operation can help add more wind and solar to the grid - Ivy Pepin | MIT Energy Initiative
  • Texas Standard - With No Permanent Home For Spent Plutonium, Amarillo's Pantex Plant Continues To Play Host - Jill Ament
  • KRQE News 13, Albuquerque, NM - US regulators set public meetings for nuclear fuel proposal - Associated Press
  • BBC - Low-level nuclear waste might stay at Trawsfynydd plant
  • Japan Times - Japan's Itochu withdraws from nuclear power plant project in Turkey
  • Mainichi Daily - Itochu withdraws from nuclear power plant project in Turkey
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Itochu unlikely to invest in Turkish nuclear plant project
  • IAEA - IAEA Concludes Long-Term Operational Safety Review at South Ukraine Nuclear Power Plant
  • Grand Junction Sentinel, CO - Owner not giving up on uranium mill yet - Gary Harmon
  • Boston Globe - Ed Markey calls on nuclear regulators to protect plants against rising seas - David Abel
  • Monroe Evening News - Scouts visit Fermi to learn about nuclear energy
  • Oshawa Express, ON - Region wants funding for nuclear waste storage - Dave Flaherty
  • Winnipeg Free Press - Letter: Nuclear energy isn't 'clean'Nuclear energy isn't 'clean' - Dave Taylor, Winnipeg, Manitoba
  • Chosun Ilbo - 300 Troops Left Behind at N.Korea's Nuke Test Site - Cho Yi-jun, Kim Myong-song
  • WRCB-TV Chattanooga - Judge delays sentence for men convicted in nuclear fuel scam
  • Dong-A Ilbo - 38 North: Punggye-ri nuclear test site is still viable for future testing - Sung-Ha Joo
  • Danville Register & Bee - Commonwealth wades into latest battle over uranium mining with filing in U.S. Supreme Court - Trevor Metcalfe
  • Baltic Times - Astravyets NPP can make it difficult for Baltics to synchronize their grids with Europe - expert
  • IAEA - Open for Applications: Joint ICTP-IAEA Workshop on Innovative Nuclear Energy Systems - Elisabeth Dyck, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - Westinghouse gets green light to load nuclear fuel into Chinese reactor - Anya Litvak
  • The State, SC - SCE&G wants to keep nuclear documents secret - Sammy Fretwell
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - Legislators reject plan that partially cuts bills tied to nuclear debacle - Seanna Adcox
  • Washington Post - S Carolina House considers whether to remove nuclear fee - Jeffrey Collins?|?AP
  • FITSNews.com, SC - #SCStateHouse: Lawmakers Facing Heat Over #NukeGate Votes
  • Vanguard Nigeria - 'With Nuclear power project, Nigeria leads future the world may depend on' - Prince Osuagwu
  • Cambrian News - Groups call for Wales to abandon nuclear energy - Antony Gedge
  • Total Croatia News - Krško Nuclear Power Plant – Another Croatia-Slovenia Dispute
  • ECNS China News Service - China fast-tracks nuclear energy industry--Experts urge sector to reduce reliance on imported technology
  • Hans India - Package ready for Nuclear Power Plant-hit families
  • NHK World - ICAN chief calls for public action
  • IAEA - IAEA Advises El Salvador on Strengthening Regulatory Infrastructure - Lenka Dojcanova, IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security
  • The Independent - Chernobyl: What it's like to visit the nuclear disaster zone - Emma Thomson
  • Virginian-Pilot - Entergy Reports First Quarter Earnings
  • CBS San Francisco - Company Accused In Hunters Point Cleanup Scandal Offers New Tests
  • Curbed San Francisco - Hunters Point cleanup fraud: Accused contractor says we didn't do it - Chris Roberts
  • San Francisco Business Times - Environmental cleanup contractor says Hunters Point work was done by the book (UPDATED) - Patrick Chu
  • The State, SC - SC House rejects 13% SCE&G rate cut, complicating push to slash nuclear power bills - Avery G. Wilks
  • Times and Democrat - House votes to cut SCE&G rates 18%, rejects Senate plan - Chuck Burton, Ap
  • ABC Columbia - House Votes to Cut SCE&G VC Summer Surcharge - Rob Dew
  • WCBD News 2, Charleston, SC - SC House considers whether to remove nuclear fee - Associated Press
  • FITSNews.com, SC - SC: The Legislative (Meddling) State--State lawmakers are looking to expand their "Mo Money, Mo Problems" approach to governing …
  • The Nerve, S.C. Policy Council - Big bills, little product from V.C. Summer consultants hired by Legislature - Rick Brundrett
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - Legislators reject plan that partially cuts bills tied to nuclear debacle - Seanna Adcox
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - Political games could doom cuts to South Carolina power bills - Seanna Adcox
  • DOE - Department of Energy Cites Bechtel National Inc. (BNI) for Worker Safety and Health Program Violations
  • NAS - Project Update: Disposal of Surplus Plutonium in the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant
  • NRC - NRC Proposes $11,600 Fine to Providence Alaska Medical Center
  • NRC - NRC to Hold Public Meeting to Discuss 2017 Performance of Seabrook Nuclear Power Plant
  • NRC - NRC Names New Senior Resident Inspector at Hatch Nuclear Power Plant
  • World Nuclear News - Fuel loading under way at Chinese AP1000
  • World Nuclear News - Shine picks I&C protection system supplier
  • World Nuclear News - Iran's Bushehr I changes to TVS-2M fuel
  • Trend News Agency, Azerbaijan - Iran's defence ministry prepared for US possible withdrawal from nuke deal
  • Trend News Agency, Azerbaijan - Iran, Russia discuss progress in joint nuclear projects
  • NHK World - High-tech hub planned to aid Fukushima recovery
  • Japan Times - Majority of Japanese oppose any constitutional revisions under Abe, but see need for future changes, poll finds
  • Arutz Sheva - Liberman heads to US to discuss 'Iran's expansion'
  • Bellona - Murmansk officials weigh renewable energy legislation - Anna Kireeva
  • Press TV - Macron says France won't leave Iran nuclear deal
  • Press TV - There is no alternative to Iran nuclear deal: Kremlin
  • Press TV - 'Trump under illusion that he can negotiate everything'
  • Press TV - Iran will likely exit nuclear deal, if US does so
  • Press TV - Debate: Fate of Iran nuclear deal
  • Press TV - 'Trump setting stage to intensify Iran sanctions'
  • Press TV - White House cannot decide for Mideast: Iran
  • Press TV - UK says working with allies on new Iran measures
  • BelTA - Belarus, Czechia keen to boost cooperation in energy
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Combined Licenses: Florida Power and Light Co., Turkey Point Units 6 and 7 FR Document: 2018-08594 Citation: 83 FR 18091 PDF Pages 18091-18092
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Guidance: Mitigation Strategies for Beyond-Design-Basis External Events FR Document: 2018-08601 Citation: 83 FR 18089 PDF Pages 18089-18090
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Indemnity Agreements: Florida Power and Light Co., Turkey Point Units 6 and 7 FR Document: 2018-08593 Citation: 83 FR 18090 PDF Pages 18090-18091

    Tuesday, April 24, 2018

  • Army Corps of Engineers - Luckey FUSRAP Site, Luckey, Ohio
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - Auditors warned S.C. utilities were 'inexperienced,' 'reluctant to act' before nuclear failure - Thad Moore
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - S.C. lawmakers weed out candidates for state utility commission - Andrew Brown
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - Tons of explosives, chemical weapons dumped offshore South Carolina - Bo Petersen
  • Daily Telegraph - Companies forced to set up whistleblowing channels under new EU law - James Crisp
  • FITSNews.com, SC - South Carolina's governor could hold the Palmetto State's energy future in his veto pen …
  • KIFI Idaho Falls - Cleanup project investigation underway
  • KOB TV4 Albuquerque, NM - New Mexico nuke repository defends plant safety plans - Associated Press
  • Los Alamos Daily Post, NM - LANL Officials Present Lessons Learned On Remediated and Unremediated Salts To NNMCAB - Maire O'Neill
  • Maumee Bay Press, Millbury OH - Luckey project: Excavation of contaminated soil starts
  • The State, SC - Leaks from radioactive landfill need attention, SC Supreme Court told - Sammy Fretwell
  • The State, SC - SC House may pass Senate's partial SCE&G rate cut despite governor's veto threat - Avery G. Wilks
  • The State, SC - Here's how many bombs and chemical weapons the military dumped off the SC coast
  • The State, SC - Prison riots, nuclear surcharge, teacher shortage all have this common root - Cindi Ross Scoppe
  • Politico - Trump blasts Iran deal as 'insane' in meeting with French leader - Quint Forgey and Nahal Toosi
  • BBC - Trump threatens 'big problems' for Iran
  • Washington Post - Trump: Kim Jong Un "very open" and "very honorable" - Jonathan Lemire and Matthew Pennington - AP
  • CNN - Trump blasts Iran deal as 'insane' and 'ridiculous' as Macron looks on - Kevin Liptak and Jeremy Diamond, CNN
  • New York Times - For Macron, a Warm Embrace Before Trump Assails the Iran Nuclear Deal - Julie Hirschfeld Davis and Peter Baker
  • AP News - As Trump and Macron meet, Iran's Rouhani warns on nuke deal - Nasser Karimi
  • AP News - Rivals see opening in Dominion Energy's political success - Alan Suderman
  • Bloomberg - Macron Proposes New Iran Deal in Pitch to Keep Trump on Board - Helene Fouquet and Jennifer Epstein
  • Bloomberg - Trump Threatens Iran Over Nuclear Program in Macron Meeting
  • Bloomberg - Trump, Macron and Merkel Have an Opportunity in Iran's Crisis--Don't kill or strengthen the nuclear deal. Just let the regime continue to crumble. - Eli Lake
  • Bloomberg - Why This May Not Be the Best Time for Trump to End Iran Deal
  • Bloomberg - Moon Says Need U.S. Agreement to Declare War's End: Korea Update - Kanga Kong
  • Reuters - Trump warns Iran against restarting nuclear program - Jeff Mason, Marine Pennetier
  • Reuters - Commentary: What a nuclear deal with North Korea might look like - Peter Apps
  • Reuters - Russia and China seek international support for Iran nuclear deal - Tom Miles
  • Reuters - Iran might withdraw from NPT if nuclear deal is scrapped: senior official - Bozorgmehr Sharafedin
  • Reuters - Iran warns Trump it might withdraw from Non-Proliferation Treaty - Bozorgmehr Sharafedin
  • Atlas Obscura - When the U.S. Kept Losing Nuclear Bombs--In the 1950s, military accidents meant that nuclear warheads went missing - Sarah Laskow
  • NHK World - Delegates clash over nuclear ban treaty
  • Mehr News - EU interested in keeping JCPOA alive
  • Trend News Agency, Azerbaijan - SZ: European countries and US agree on conditions for maintaining Iran's nuclear deal
  • Middle East Monitor - Dubai based PR firm hired producer of fake terrorist videos to make anti-Qatar film
  • The Guardian - Iran threatens to withdraw from nuclear weapons treaty - Saeed Kamali Dehghan in London and Julian Borger in Washington DC
  • Middle East Monitor - Israel using 'strange gases' against protesters in Gaza
  • Lancaster Intelligencer Journal - As state help fades for 2 nuclear plants, will Trump attempt rescue? - Ad Crable
  • Detroit News - Fermi 2 nuclear plant down after valve issue found
  • Monroe Evening News - One issue fixed at Fermi, another crops up - Danielle Portteus
  • Hurriyet Daily News - Japanese Itochu 'pulls out of nuclear plant project in Turkey'
  • Vox Media - The Garden State preserves its nuclear plants and sets out to build tons of renewable energy. - David Roberts
  • Pittsburgh Business Times - What will be lost with nuclear power plant closings? NEI says environmental benefits - Paul J. Gough
  • Mainichi Daily - Westinghouse CEO opens up about collapse of 2000s 'nuclear renaissance'
  • Al Bawaba - Rosatom Shares Its Developments in Nuclear Fuel Cycle at WNFC 2018 in MadrRosatomid
  • Press TV - US possible withdrawal from JCPOA would free Iran of any ...
  • Echonetdaily.au - Issue of radioactive dust in Byron Bay blows up again - Chris Dobney & Hans Lovejoy
  • Eyre Peninsula Tribune, Cleve, South Australia - No nuclear waste groups stand together
  • 38 North - Kim Jong Un's New Strategic Line - Robert Carlin
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea's nuclear test site 'fully operational: 38 North - hague@yna.co.kr
  • All Things Nuclear - The "Race" to Resolve the Boiling Water Reactor Safety Limit Problem - Dave Lochbaum, director, Nuclear Safety Project
  • SA Independent - Lesufi launches Nuclear Technology Schools - Pretoria News
  • The Ecologist UK - Victory for campaign against uranium mining project in South Africa's Karoo region - Dr Stefan Cramer
  • ThomasNet News - Maintaining Reactor Vessels in Nuclear Power Plants
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: NRC faces fast-track decision on experimental reactor fuels - Peter Behr
  • IAEA - IAEA Meeting on Radiation Detection Instruments Highlights Role of Science, Technology and Engineering in Nuclear Security - Catherine Friedly, IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security
  • Taipei Times - Survey on support for nuclear power was 'biased': EPA - Lin Chia-nan
  • World Nuclear News - Commitment to safety at Ghanaian research reactor
  • World Nuclear News - Macron: Europe must prioritise emission reductions
  • World Nuclear News - Bruce Power signs advanced manufacturing contracts
  • IAEA - After a Natural Disaster, Nuclear Technology Helps with Recovery - Laura Gil, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Daily Maverick - Another victory for environmental duo who put a halt to SA's nuclear deal - Melanie Gosling
  • IAEA - IAEA, Florida International University Expand Cooperation on Decommissioning and Environmental Remediation - Irena Chatzis, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • Energy Live News - Russia's ROSATOM: 'Nuclear power is a vital element of a low carbon mix' - Jonny Bairstow
  • BelTA - Belarusian nuclear industry specialists visit Novovoronezh nuclear power plant in Russia - Energy News Network
  • Energy News - 7 Takeaways From North Carolina's State Energy Conference - Elizabeth Ouzts
  • Taiwan News Lens - Taiwan Struggles amid Impending Electricity Shortage - Timothy Ferry
  • Portsmouth Daily Times, OH - Council opposes disposal facility - Ivy Potter
  • GAO - Hanford Waste Treatment Plant: DOE Needs to Take Further Actions to Address Weaknesses in Its Quality Assurance Program, GAO-18-241
  • NAS - Project Update: Disposal of Surplus Plutonium in the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant
  • Consortium News - Israelis Continue to Open Fire on Gaza Protestors: An Eyewitness Account - Dennis J Bernstein
  • Consortium News - Another Dodgy British Dossier: the Skripal Case - Gareth Porter
  • Consortium News - Wanted: The 'Butcher of Damascus' to Return Normalcy to Syria - Eric S. Margolis
  • Bellona - Murmansk officials weigh renewable energy legislation - Anna Kireeva
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea's nuke envoy says next few months 'critical' for denuclearization of N.K. - kokobj@yna.co.kr
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Environmental Management Advisory Board FR Document: 2018-08543 Citation: 83 FR 17814 PDF Page 17814
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Nevada FR Document: 2018-08544 Citation: 83 FR 17810 PDF Pages 17810-17811
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Portsmouth FR Document: 2018-08542 Citation: 83 FR 17812 PDF Page 17812
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Savannah River Site FR Document: 2018-08545 Citation: 83 FR 17813 PDF Pages 17813-17814
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Facility Operating and Combined Licenses: Applications and Amendments Involving Proposed No Significant Hazards Considerations, etc. FR Document: 2018-08070 Citation: 83 FR 17858 PDF Pages 17858-17867 (10 pages) Permalink
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Guidance: Evaluating Electromagnetic and Radio-Frequency Interference in Safety-Related Instrumentation and Control Systems FR Document: 2018-08493 Citation: 83 FR 17867 PDF Pages 17867-17868
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards FR Document: 2018-08483 Citation: 83 FR 17868 PDF Pages 17868-17869
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2018-08634 Citation: 83 FR 17858 PDF Page 17858

    Monday, April 23, 2018

  • Reno Gazette-Journal - Nevada governor: How Laxalt, Schwartz, Sisolak, Giunchigliani feel about guns, pot & more - James DeHaven
  • Herald Scotland - Letters: Why nuclear power cannot be the futureWhy nuclear power cannot be the future - Alan J Sangster, 37 Craigmount Terrace, Edinburgh; Sandra Phelps, 10 Kelvin Drive, Glasgow
  • Transparency International - New EU proposals for whistleblower protection is a bold step in the right direction
  • EU News - Whistleblower protection: Commission sets new, EU-wide rules - European Commission
  • Institute for Public Accuracy - From WikiLeaks to Whistleblowers: "Assault on Truth Telling"
  • Albuquerque Journal - WIPP official defends plant safety plans - Maddy Hayden
  • Los Alamos Monitor - County budget is in, now comes the wait - Bennett Horne
  • Construction Equipment - RadPiper Robots To Clean Up Ohio Uranium Plant - Rod Sutton, Walt Moore, Frank Raczon
  • The Oregonian - Why was plutonium dust left to blow for miles across a Washington plateau? - Associated Press
  • Yakima Herald-Republic - Volcanoes or earthquakes. Which one is a bigger threat to Hanford? - Annette Cary, Tri-City Herald
  • AP News - World watching 2 North Korea summits for signs of nuke deal - Hyung-Jin Kim
  • AP News - Denuclearization successes around the world - Kim Tong-Hyung
  • AP News - AP FACT CHECK: Trump distorts NKorea aim to 'denuclearize' - CALVIN WOODWARD and HOPE YEN
  • AP News - Merkel to Israel TV: Imperfect Iran deal better than no deal - Karin Laub
  • Bloomberg - Macron, Merkel Prepare Hard Sell for Trump on Iran Deal - Margaret Talev and Jennifer Epstein
  • Bloomberg - G-7 Ministers Must Make Case to Keep Iran Deal, Johnson Says - Josh Wingrove
  • Reuters - Pressure grows on Trump to keep Iran nuclear deal alive - Steve Holland, David Ljunggren
  • Reuters - Putin and Macron agree Iran nuclear deal should be continued: Kremlin - Maria Kiselyova
  • Reuters - Iran says 'either all or nothing' on nuclear deal: Zarif tweets
  • Reuters - China's first home-built carrier looks set to start sea trials - Ben Blanchard
  • Reuters - Russia, China to obstruct U.S. attempt to sabotage Iran nuclear deal: TASS - Maria Kiselyova
  • Reuters - U.S. wants N.Korea to dismantle nuclear arms for sanctions relief -report - Phil Stewart
  • Reuters - G7 foreign ministers' summit opposes Russia's behavior: U.S. official - David Ljunggren, Lesley Wroughton
  • Reuters - Nuclear test ban monitor says he sees hope of Iran joining treaty - Tom Miles
  • 38 North - DPRK's Closing the Punggye-ri Nuclear Test Site: No, it is not a Case of Passing Off Damaged Goods
  • Ha'aretz Daily - Explained The One Reason Why Trump's Talk of the Iran Nuclear Deal's Imminent Demise Might Be Premature - Haaretz and Reuters
  • Mainichi Daily - G-7 affirms it will never accept nuke-armed N. Korea: Japan
  • Mainichi Daily - Diplomat reflects on world's first nuclear free zone treaty 50 years later
  • TASS - G7 top diplomats reaffirm their stance against North Korean nuclear weapons program
  • TASS - Washington is the principal puppet master behind Syrian conflict, says envoy to China
  • Fin24 CapeTown - South African anti-nuclear activists win international prize - Khulekani Magubane
  • CNN - Goldman Prize: Two South African activists win for halting secret Russian nuclear deal - Nosmot Gbadamosi, CNN
  • BBC - Hinkley nuclear plant mud dump to be debated in Senedd - Steffan Messenger
  • Ottawa Citizen - Schacherl: Canada has a dirty, big nuclear secret at Chalk River - Eva Schacherl
  • GlobalNews - Unfounded nuclear attack warning shocks Winnipeg residents - Kim Lawson
  • Financial Times - The rise of renewables casts doubt on Europe's nuclear future--France's EDF is rethinking where it fits in the new energy economy - Nick Butler
  • Energy Collective - Egypt's $60 Billion Bet on Nuclear Energy - Dan Yurman
  • CBC Manitoba - Fake nuclear attack warning plays over Osborne Village, police say - Globalnews.ca
  • GlobalNews - Nuclear attack warning in Winnipeg was a prank: Here's how to spot fake alerts - Katie Dangerfield
  • World Nuclear News - Nuclear growth on track for Harmony
  • World Nuclear News - US regulator considers value of resiliency
  • Globe Newswire - Enfission to Present Regulatory Approval Plan to the U.S. NRC in 2018, Company Announces at World Nuclear Fuel Cycle Conference - Lightbridge Corporation
  • Irish Times - UK 'yet to properly assess' nuclear plan's impact on Ireland--Activists criticise Government's failure to engage with public over Hinkley Point C - Kevin O'Sullivan
  • Energy Voice Aberdeen - Fresh cracks found in Hunterston B nuclear reactor - David McPhee
  • The Ferret Scotland - New cracks found in Scottish nuclear reactor - Rob Edwards
  • Reuters - TABLE-Japan nuclear reactor operations: Kyushu shuts Sendai No.2 - Osamu Tsukimori
  • Environment Analyst - E&E re-contracted to uranium remediation work on Navajo lands
  • Daily Mirror - Survivor of Britain's nuclear tests lost all his teeth, had thyroid tumour and wife suffered two stillbirths - and he was one of 'lucky' ones - Susie Boniface
  • Energy News - Timeline: FirstEnergy bet on coal, nuclear and "bailouts" - Kathiann M. Kowalski
  • Reuters - TABLE-Belgian nuclear power reactor outages
  • Press of Atlantic City - Our view: Murphy should insist Legislature fixes bill for nuclear plants subsidy
  • National Post - Canada mishandling nuclear waste plans, Indigenous, environmental groups warn
  • Manila Standard - Govt nuclear policy presented to Duterte - Alena Mae S. Flores
  • IAEA - Accelerating Knowledge: IAEA Celebrates World Book and Copyright Day - Rebecca Kunz, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • Live Law India - SC Seeks Compliance Report On Directions Issued In 2013 Regarding Kudankulam Nuclear Plant - Mehal Jain
  • India Today - Kudankulam nuclear plant has advanced safety features, can withstand earthquakes: NPCIL informs SC - PTI
  • Windpower Engineering - Production cost of renewables undercuts fossil fuel energy & nuclear power for the first time - Michelle Froese
  • Yorkshire Post - The Yorkshire village that nearly became a nuclear bomb testing site - Grace Newton
  • Kilkenny People - Kilkenny County Council's 'concern' over Hinkley Point nuclear power expansion - Sam Matthews
  • Sputnik News - Unplanned Shutdown of Doel NPP's Reactor Takes Place in Belgium
  • Lower Hudson Journal - Mock terrorist attack drill at Indian Point will include simulated gunfire - Thomas C. Zambito
  • Business Standard India - SC seeks report on compliance of safety features of Kudankulam n-plant
  • WCBD News 2, Charleston, SC - Filing: Law allowing utility increases is unconstitutional - Shawn Cabbagestalk
  • Energy News - FirstEnergy Solutions bankruptcy could shed light on affiliate dealings - Kathiann M. Kowalski
  • Akron Beacon Journal - FirstEnergy announces agreement with key creditors in FirstEnergy Solutions bankruptcy filing; reports 'strong' first-quarter earnings - Betty Lin-Fisher
  • Edmonton Sun - Nuclear attack hoax 'could result in some stiff penalties' - Scott Billeck
  • Kent Online - UK's first nuclear waste site could be at Romney Marsh - Sean Axtell
  • Platts - German power overcapacity to disappear by 2023 with 15 GW of closures - Andreas Franke
  • SeeNews Southeast Europe - Bulgaria's NPP Kozloduy shuts down Unit 5 for planned annual maintenance - See more at: SeeNews Southeast Europe
  • Los Alamos Monitor - Bulging drum did not contain radiological waste
  • Los Alamos Monitor - Report on problems at DOE facilities released - Tris DeRoma
  • Los Alamos Monitor - New Mexico nuke repository defends plant safety plans
  • E&E Daily - SUPERFUND: Ex-workers say managers sent toxic soil to Calif. landfills
  • All Things Nuclear - Japan's Nuclear Hawks Could Block US-North Korean Agreement on Denuclearization - Gregory Kulacki, China project manager and senior analyst
  • DOE - Department of Energy Announces $14.5 Million to Advance Geothermal Drilling Technologies
  • NAS - Project Update: Disposal of Surplus Plutonium in the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant
  • IAEA - Technical Meeting on Radiation Detection Instruments for Nuclear Security
  • World Nuclear News - Sub-Saharan Africa and nuclear energy
  • Bellona - South African women who stopped secret Russian nuclear deal win this year's Goldman Prize - Charles Digges
  • Nevada Legislative Counsel Bureau - Meeting Notice and Agenda: Committee on High Level Radioactive Waste - Friday, April 27, 2018, 12:30 p.m.
  • Nevada Legislative Counsel Bureau - Archived Video from the Committee's Last Meeting, in Las Vegas, March 20, 2018
  • Beyond Nuclear International - The Facts About Chernobyl: The true impacts of the 1986 nuclear disaster on people and the environment Beyond Nuclear
  • FCNL - FCNL Opposes New Blank Check for War--New Law Would Expand Presidential War Powers Without End Date - By Jim Cason
  • FCNL - Nuclear Calendar Update
  • Los Angeles Times - The CIA closed its original 'black site' years ago. But its legacy of torture lives on in Thailand - SHASHANK BENGALI and CHRIS MEGERIAN
  • truth-out - Will Congress Write the President a Blank Check for War? - Marjorie Cohn
  • The Intercept - The DNC'S Lawsuit Against WikiLeaks Poses a Serious Threat to Press Freedom - Glenn Greenwald, Trevor Timm
  • New Yorker - The Scramble to Salvage the Iran Nuclear Deal - Robin Wright
  • Olean Times Herald, NY - Letter: Only one acceptable option for clean-up of West Valley - Barbara Dyskant, Hinsdale
  • Trend News Agency, Azerbaijan - Armenia ignores IAEA proposals to close Metsamor NPP
  • RFI - PodcastSearch restarts for area to bury nuclear UK waste - Nik Martin
  • Madawaska Valley Current - Ontario First Nations address radioactive waste at UN - Danielle Paul

    Sunday, April 22, 2018

  • Nevada Independent - Election 2018: On the Record: The policy positions of Republican congressional candidate Michelle Mortensen - Megan Messerly
  • Richmond Times-Dispatch - With court battles on coal ash raging, Virginia Attorney General Mark Herring stays on sidelines so far - Robert Zullo
  • Los Angeles Times - Contamination from a nuclear cleanup forced a shutdown. Investigators want to know who is responsible - Ralph Vartabedian
  • Japan Times - Robot designed for faster, safer pipe cleanup at U.S. Cold War-era uranium plant
  • AP News - Road to N. Korea's denuclearization is littered with failure - Kim Tong-Hyung
  • Reuters - France's Macron says he has no 'plan B' for Iran nuclear deal - Yasmeen Abutaleb, James Oliphant
  • Reuters - Trump says 'long way' to go on North Korea crisis - Doina Chiacu, Heekyong Yang
  • PBS NewsHour - What's behind North Korea's decision to suspend nuclear tests? - PBS NewsHour
  • New York Times - Will Kim Jong-un Trade His Nuclear Arsenal to Rebuild Economy? - Choe Sang-Hun
  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - Training nuclear engineers for jobs that don't exist - Edward H. Klevans, professor emeritus of nuclear engineering and mechanical engineering at Penn State University
  • Focus Taiwan - EPA minister puts career on line over nuclear power issue
  • Herald Scotland - Revealed: new cracks at Hunterston nuclear reactor raise radiation accident fears - Rob Edwards
  • Deutsche Welle - Activists file charges against Tihange, Doel nuclear power plants
  • Mainichi Daily News - Another reactor at Genkai nuclear plant to be restarted late May
  • Pakistan Express Tribune - Growing challenges for the global nuclear order - Saima Aman Siyal
  • Kolkata Statesman, India - Nuclear Legacy Trap: myths and reality - K S Parthasarathy
  • Korea Herald - Sanctions play part in NK's nuclear test suspension - Jung Min-kyung
  • News Ghana, Nigeria - IAEA Mission Commends Ghana's Research Reactor After Switching to LEU Fuel
  • Aiken Standard - Robots play key roles in SRS liquid waste mission
  • Bakersfield Californian - I was outed as a CIA covert ops officer: Why it matters that Trump pardoned Scooter Libby - Valerie Plame
  • Times and Democrat, Orangeburg SC - Study: Dominion-SCANA merger would have big economic boost - PR Newswire
  • San Francisco Chronicle - Toxic soil went from SF's Hunters Point to state landfills, ex-workers say - J.K. Dineen
  • San Mateo Daily Journal, CA - Artists Open Shipyard Studios to Public - Carol Jessen
  • KPFA, Pacifica Foundation Radio, CA - SF's Bayview-Hunters Point is embroiled in toxic waste and scandal around the US Navy cleanup; Plus: Behind the scenes of "Solitary Man" on solitary confinement
  • SF Weekly, CA - Navy May Finally Have to Answer for Toxic Mess at Hunters Point Shipyard - Nuala Sawyer -
  • Japan Times - Another reactor at Genkai plant in Saga heads for restart in late May
  • Energy Department - Proposed Rule Nuclear Classification and Declassification FR Document: 2018-07990 Citation: 83 FR 17710 PDF Pages 17710-17732 (23 pages) Permalink
  • Energy Department - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Decommissioning and/or Long-Term Stewardship at West Valley Demonstration Project and Western New York Nuclear Service Center, Notice of Floodplain and Wetlands Involvement, and Draft Scope FR Document: 2018-08522 Citation: 83 FR 17657 PDF Pages 17657-17658
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Renewal Applications; Withdrawals: Pacific Gas and Electric Co.; Diablo Canyon Power Plant, Unit Nos. 1 and 2 FR Document: 2018-08366 Citation: 83 FR 17688 PDF Pages 17688-17689

    Saturday, April 21, 2018

  • Hood River News, OR - Walden gains Energy Secretary commitment on BPA privatization--No asset sales without Congressional action
  • FAIR.org - Media Support US Violence Against Syria, but Long for More - Gregory Shupak
  • NH Labor News - New Hampshire Working Families, Labor Leaders, State and Federal Officials Commemorate Workers' Memorial Week with Memorial Dinner and Vigil - Bloomberg BNA
  • Bloomberg BNA - The Unemployable Whistleblower - Matt Phifer
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - WIPP moves forward with infrastructure upgrades a year after reopening - Adrian C Hedden -
  • LA Monitor - 'Voices of the Manhattan Project' reaches 500 interviews
  • AP News - Russia: Chemical weapons inspectors head to Syria site
  • AP News - AP Analysis: Kim Jong Un tests Trump with latest nuke offer - Eric Talmadge
  • AP News - The Latest: US ambassador to UN hails NKorea nuke suspension
  • AP News - N. Korea, setting stage for talks, halts nuclear, ICBM tests - KIM TONG-HYUNG and ERIC TALMADGE
  • AP News - Russia: US did not violate red lines during Syria strikes - Vladimir Isachenkov
  • AP News - Seoul: N. Korean leader removes major nuclear sticking point - Foster Klug
  • AP News - AP Analysis: Kim Jong Un tests Trump with latest nuke offer - Eric Talmadge
  • Bloomberg - Trump Praises North Korean Nuclear Halt
  • Bloomberg - North Korea Set to Mothball Nuclear Site, Suspend Missile Tests - Kanga Kong and Shinhye Kang
  • Bloomberg - U.A.E. Nears Handover of First Arab Nuclear Plant to Operator - Mahmoud Habboush
  • Reuters - North Korea says will stop nuclear tests, scrap test site - Soyoung Kim, Cynthia Kim
  • Reuters - China's foreign ministry welcomes North Korea nuclear test halt - Adam Jourdan
  • Reuters - Iran vows 'expected and unexpected' moves if U.S. exits nuclear deal
  • Reuters - Bulgaria shuts nuclear reactor for annual maintenance - Angel Krasimirov
  • Reuters - EU welcomes North Korean move on nuclear tests, urges denuclearisation - Francesco Guarascio
  • Reuters - Germany: North Korea must disclose its nuclear and missile program - Michelle Martin
  • NEI - Advanced Nuclear Fuels Could Be Deployed in As Little As Five Years - Chris Charles
  • NEI - FERC Looking at Ways to Compensate Plants for Their Resiliency - Thaddeus Swanek
  • NEI - Losing Nuclear Thwarts Clean Energy, Clean Air - Robbie Hayunga
  • NEI - 5 Reasons You Don't Want Nuclear Power Plants to Close in Ohio and Pennsylvania - Robbie Hayunga
  • Detroit News - DTE: Earthquake not felt at Fermi II nuclear plant - Mike Martindale
  • Boston Globe - As seas rise, Pilgrim officials consider moving nuclear waste to higher ground - David Abel
  • The Hill blog - Washington and Moscow should focus on keeping nuclear energy out of the Middle East - Henry Sokolski and Alexander Savelyev
  • WHNT, Huntsville, Alabama - Nuclear Development has 7 more months to close the deal on Bellefonte Nuclear Plant - Olivia Steen
  • Texas Public Radio - Texas Matters: Too Much Plutonium At Pantex & The Great Depression, Deportation - David Martin Davies
  • Minneapolis Star Tribune - House panel passes nuclear costs bill backed by Xcel - Mike Hughlett
  • Seeking Alpha - GE Hitachi touts development of smaller, cheaper nuclear reactor - Carl Surran
  • WTVD-TV Raleigh-Durham, NC - Camp Adderbury, IN: Medics test their ability to respond to nuclear disaster - Morgan Norwood
  • Yonhap News - N.K. announces freeze on nuclear, missile tests, shutdown of nuke test site - sooyeon@yna.co.kr
  • Press TV - Iran may speed up nuclear program if US kills deal: Zarif
  • Press TV - Saudi-backed militant kills ICRC aid worker with multiple gunshots in Yemen
  • Press TV - Iran's response readiness will startle US if it pulls out of JCPOA: Salehi
  • Press TV - US holding JCPOA 'hostage' over missile demands
  • St. Catharines Standard, Ontario - Nuclear projects drive Niagara industry Nuclear projects drive Niagara industry Nuclear projects drive Niagara industry - Allan Benner
  • Canberra Times - Barilaro sees nuclear future, Labor criticises lack of detail - Elliot Williams
  • Coshocton Tribune, OH - OpEd: U.S. lagging far behind in nuclear power industry - Robert Brems, Coshocton
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - Letter: Closure of Pilgrim Power Plant would result in additional CO2 emissions - Brian Campbell, Pearl Street
  • Cleveland Plain Dealer - FirstEnergy Solutions hires top DC lobbyist while DOE considers its plea for emergency action - John Funk
  • Asahi Shimbun - Editorial: Radically new thinking needed for Japan's energy strategy
  • Portsmouth Daily Times - 'Our job is to create jobs' - Tom Corrigan
  • London Times - Sellafield tourist brought in to clear up the mess we've made of nuclear waste - Emily Gosden, Energy Editor
  • San Diego Reader - The old SONGS and dance routine--SDG&E brings in nuclear safety consultant to allay concerns over waste storage - Walter Mencken
  • Index-Journal, Greenwood, SC - Attorneys argue Base Load Review Act is unconstitutional - Adam Benson
  • Cape Cod Times - Pilgrim nuclear plant slowly powers back up - Christine Legere
  • Atlanta Journal-Constitution - Skilled labor shortages hit Vogtle as Georgia Power reports progress - Anastaciah Ondieki
  • Idaho Statesman - Hiroshima bombing survivors reflect on the tragedy - Katherine Jones
  • Cleveland Plain Dealer - FirstEnergy PAC writes big checks to House speaker hopeful Larry Householder, campaign allies - Jeremy Pelzer
  • Casper Star-Tribune - Knudson: We need to switch to renewable energy or face extinction - Rodney Knudson
  • Belfast Telegraph - Chernobyl... welcome to the dead zone - Emma Thomson
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Letter: Hydrogen myths - Charles Billings, Rentiers Lane, Moncks Corner
  • USGS - M 5.0 - 31km SSE of Hasaki, Japan
  • USGS - M 4.1 - 12km S of Shimo-furano, Japan
  • USGS - M 4.2 - 61km ENE of Taitung City, Taiwan
  • Trend News Agency - Iran threatens to enrich uranium as Trump's deadline looms - Farhad Daneshvar
  • Trend News Agency - Trump, France's Macron to discuss Iran nuclear deal next week
  • New York Times - How the C.I.A. Is Waging an Influence Campaign to Get Its Next Director Confirmed - Adam Goldman and Matthew Rosenberg
  • Kolkata Statesman, India - Nuclear Legacy Trap: myths and reality - K S Parthasarathy
  • Tri-City Herald - Volcanoes or earthquakes. Which one is a bigger threat to Hanford? - Annette Cary
  • Willoughby News-Herald, OH - Robot in Ohio designed for faster, safer uranium plant pipe cleanup - Kantele Franko, The Associated Press
  • Kitsap Sun - USS Enterprise recycling work still undecided after reactor defueling completed - Julianne Stanford

    Friday, April 20, 2018

  • Los Alamos Monitor - Los Alamos loses a legend--'Krik' Krikorian leaves behind a legacy of helping to build a once Secret City into what it is today. - Tris DeRoma
  • Ruidoso News - Downwinders continue their fight to educate public on negative effects of atomic bomb testing - Dianne L Stallings
  • Cape Cod Broadcasting - Boston Mayor Walsh to Headline Cape Cod Kennedy Legacy Dinner
  • St. Louis Post-Dispatch - America's nuclear headache: old plutonium with nowhere to go - Scot J. Paltrow, Reuters
  • Los Alamos Daily Post, NM - Nerses 'Krik' Krikorian Dies At 97
  • Aiken Standard, SC - EPA letter: Several studies needed before MOX alternative can move forward - Colin Demarest
  • Tri-City Herald - Here's what's known about the next multi-billion-dollar Hanford cleanup contract - Annette Cary
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - New group to push against bringing more waste to Idaho - Nathan Brown
  • DOE:EERE - U.S. Department of Energy and Geological Survey Release Online Public Dataset and Viewer of U.S. Wind Turbine Locations and Characteristics
  • DOE:EM - EM Update | Vol. 10, Issue 15 | April 17, 2018
  • FAIR.org - Out of 26 Major Editorials on Trump's Syria Strikes, Zero Opposed - Adam Johnson
  • AP News - Israeli fire in new Gaza border protest kills 2 Palestinians - Fares Akram
  • AP News - Ahead of summits, North Korea's ruling party calls meeting - Eric Talmadge
  • Bloomberg - Fate of $8 Billion Utility Takeover Hinges on South Carolina Governor - Jim Polson
  • Reuters - America's nuclear headache: old plutonium with nowhere to go - Scot J. Paltrow
  • Reuters - Iran warns of 'unpleasant' response if U.S. drops nuclear deal: TV - Parisa Hafezi
  • Reuters - North Korea seeks 'complete denuclearization,' Moon says; U.S. vows pressure - Joyce Lee, John Walcott
  • Reuters - Belgium to double offshore wind energy capacity as it exits nuclear power - Robert-Jan Bartunek
  • Reuters - Explainer: If Trump revives Iran sanctions, they'll take time to come back - Arshad Mohammed
  • World Nuclear News - TVO anticipates loading fuel into OL3 in late 2018
  • World Nuclear News - US brings accident-tolerant fuel target nearer
  • Daily Telegraph - North Korea's nuclear reactor puts 100 million people in 'mortal danger' amid fears of Asian Chernobyl - Julian Ryall
  • Atlas Obscura - Goldsboro Nuclear Mishap: A sign marks the plane crash that caused two nuclear bombs to fall in North Carolina.
  • Roanoke Times - Government urges Supreme Court to hear uranium mining case - Associated Press
  • IAEA - Azerbaijan: IAEA Director General Highlights Nuclear Techniques for Development - Aabha Dixit, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - IAEA Mission Sees High Commitment to Safety at Ghana's Research Reactor After HEU to LEU Fuel Conversion
  • IAEA - IAEA Director General Reviews Use of Nuclear Technologies in Georgia - Laura Gil, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Xinhua - Iran vows to retaliate if U.S. withdraws nuke deal
  • Xinhua - 4,381 days! Unit at China's major nuclear power plant sets word safety record - GlobeNewswire
  • Asharq Al-Awsat - Nuclear Radiation Concerns in the Gulf after Bushehr Quake - Dammam - Ali al-Qattan
  • Radio New Zealand - Call for new French Polynesia nuke test inquiry
  • Portsmouth Herald News, OH - C-10 allowed to challenge Seabrook nuclear plant relicensing - Angeljean Chiaramida
  • Ukrinform News - State Fund for Radioactive Waste Management to resume its work in July - Vitaliy Petruk
  • Globe Newswire - CNL's Reactor School Helps to Prepare the Next Generation of Leaders in Nuclear Engineering and Sciences - Source: Canadian Nuclear Laboratories (CNL)
  • Richmond Times-Dispatch - Federal government urges Supreme Court to hear lawsuit over Virginia's ban on uranium mining - Associated Press
  • Casper Star-Tribune - Strata Energy asks for uranium mine permit amendment
  • WYSO, Antioch College, Yellow Springs, OH - Top Secret "Dayton Project" History Front and Center At New Cold War Discovery Center - Jerry Kenney
  • Dana Point Times, CA - Opinion: Surf Community Starts to Wake Up -San Onofre surf community starts to take on the issue of nuclear waste on their beach - Jake Howard
  • The Engineer UK - Seaborg Technologies secure funding for thorium-based molten salt reactors - Helen Knight
  • YLE News - Massive new Olkiluoto reactor sparks power grid rejig
  • NRDC.org - OH & PA Will Transition From Nuclear Energy–But How? - Mark Szybist Daniel Sawmiller
  • Washington Examiner - Energy Department won't consider utility's financial woes for decision on coal, nuclear plants - Josh Siegel
  • Daily Energy Insider - FERC commissioners defend competitive markets amid coal and nuclear struggles - Bill Yingling
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - Was the 2007 law that jumpstarted S.C. nuclear project unconstitutional? Attorneys ask circuit judge to decide - Andrew Brown
  • Kallanish Energy - Atucha 1 operating license renewed
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - Letter: Closure of Pilgrim Power Plant would result in additional CO2 emissions - Brian Campbell, Pearl Street
  • Tri-City Herald - Pro-Con: Are eco-friendly renewables key to a non-carbon energy future? - Michael E. Kraft and Todd A. Snitchler
  • BelTA - Energy Ministry: NPP will contribute to green economy in Belarus
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - S.C. lawmakers have been getting closer to cutting your power bill. How close are they really? - Andrew Brown
  • Bloomberg - Dominion's $8 billion scana deal dealt another blow in S.C. - Lynn Doan and Joshua Fineman
  • WIS-TV Columbia, SC - House members split on Senate's plan to reduce SCE&G bills - Chad Mills
  • Portsmouth Daily Times - New Boston also opposes A-Plant dump - Kimberly Jenkins
  • Los Alamos Daily Post, NM - Sheehey: Science and Politics - Pete Sheehey, Candidate for House Dist. 43
  • Buffalo News - Letter: Now is time to speak up on West Valley cleanup - Barbara Dyskant, Hinsdale
  • Arctic.ru - Rogozin: Decision to build Leader-class nuclear icebreaker to be taken soon
  • NRC - NRC to Hold Open House to Discuss 2017 Performance of St. Lucie Nuclear Power Plant
  • Trend News Agency, Azerbaijan - Iran, Iraq signs technical cooperation agreement
  • Trend News Agency, Azerbaijan - Now Tehran threatens to exit from nuclear deal - Farhad Daneshvar
  • Jiji Press - INTERVIEW: TEPCO Vows to Promote Decommissioning Steadily
  • Jiji Press - TEPCO, NTT to Jointly Develop New Services
  • Yonhap News - South, North Korea set up direct hotline between leaders - bdk@yna.co.kr
  • Yonhap News - Robust verification protocol key to successful denuclearization of N.K.: official - kokobj@yna.co.kr
  • Energy Department - Proposed Rule Federal Policy for the Protection of Human Subjects: Proposed Six Month Delay of the General Compliance Date While Allowing the Use of Three Burden-Reducing Provisions During the Delay Period FR Document: 2018-08231 Citation: 83 FR 17595 PDF Pages 17595-17613 (19 pages) Permalink
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: High Energy Physics Advisory Panel FR Document: 2018-08242 Citation: 83 FR 17546 PDF Page 17546
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Weekly Receipts FR Document: 2018-08271 Citation: 83 FR 17549 PDF Page 17549
  • UPI - Arctic wilderness area in Alaska to be opened to drilling - Daniel J. Graeber

    Thursday, April 19, 2018

  • Japan Times - More Vietnamese trainees made to conduct Fukushima decontamination work, union says
  • Japan Times - Anti-nuclear Niigata governor resigns over sex scandal in move likely to impact restart of key power plant
  • Mainichi Daily - 3 Vietnamese trainees newly found to have taken part in Fukushima cleanup work
  • Nevada Independent - Regulators claim energy choice ballot question will cost millions to implement, raise electric bills for residential customers - Riley Snyder
  • Sputnik News - 'We Don't Need a Mix of Energy Services, We Need Nuclear Power' - Energy Spec.
  • Albuquerque Journal - LANL partially evacuated over bulging waste drum - Associated Press
  • KOB TV4 Albuquerque - Los Alamos nuclear facility safe after evacuation order - Associated Press
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Experimental salt reactor company weighing INL site - Nathan Brown
  • DOE:Newswise - Lawrence Livermore Issues Combined State-by-State Energy and Water Use Flow Charts
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - NNSA Los Alamos Field Office Completes Analysis Of Sitewide Environmental Impact Statement - NNSA News
  • KPVI Pocatello - Investigation Involving Waste Drum Continues at DOE Idaho Site - Fluor Idaho
  • Energy Collective - U.S. and Canadian Nuclear Labs Announce Programs to Support Developers and Supply Chains for Small Modular and Advanced Reactors - Dan Yurman
  • American Chemical Society C&EN - Plutonium plant removal halted after radiation releases--Corrective measures include better control measures, communication with workers - Jeff Johnson
  • KING5 Seattle - Construction continues at Washington nuclear waste cleanup site - Amber Rusbashan
  • Gainesville Times, GA - Letter: National story about danger at Washington nuclear site is worth noting - Joan King, Sautee
  • KXLY Spokane - Coeur d'Alene - Hanford cleanup leads to massive recycling - Brian Neale
  • Thousand Oaks Acorn, CA - Young girl's death triggers renewed calls for SSFL cleanup - Melissa Simon
  • Pahrump Valley Times - Three years of sampling show tritium remains undetectable in Nye water - Robin Hebrock
  • AP News - Quake, at least 5.5 in magnitude, strikes southern Iran - Nasser Karimi
  • Bloomberg - U.A.E. Nears Handover of First Arab Nuclear Plant to Operator - Mahmoud Habboush
  • Bloomberg - Russian Missiles Alarm Israel, Stoking Risk of Next Syria Crisis - David Wainer and Henry Meyer
  • Bloomberg - The Last Temptation of Saudi Arabia - Liam Denning
  • Bloomberg - Will Kim Jong Un Ever Give Up His Beloved Nukes?
  • Bloomberg - Japan Anti-Nuke Movement Seen Unscathed After Key Governor Quits - Stephen Stapczynski
  • Bloomberg - Earthquake Readiness - Jeffrey Taylor
  • Bloomberg - Dominion's $8 Billion Scana Deal Dealt Another Blow in S.C. - Lynn Doan and Joshua Fineman
  • Bloomberg - Democrats Should Give Pompeo a Chance to Fix the Iran Deal - Eli Lake
  • Reuters - Top Russian, NATO generals hold rare face-to-face meeting - Vladimir Soldatkin, Robin Emmott
  • Reuters - North Korea seeks 'complete denuclearization', says Moon, as U.S. vows continued pressure - Joyce Lee, Stephanie Nebehay
  • Reuters - U.S. hopes for success in talks with Europeans on 'fixing' Iran nuclear deal - Tom Miles, Stephanie Nebehay
  • Reuters - Magnitude 5.9 quake strikes southern Iran, no casualties reported: TV - Parisa Hafezi
  • Reuters - Strike cuts French power generation by over 4 GW on Thursday -RTE - Bate Felix
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - What is US nuclear policy, exactly? - Adam MountAbigail Stowe-Thurston
  • Washington Post - Seoul: N. Korean leader removes major nuclear sticking point - Foster Klug?|?AP
  • The Independent - Nasa to make announcement about nuclear power in space - Andrew Griffin
  • The Week Magazine - Save America's nuclear power plants - Ryan Cooper
  • POWERmag - Costs and Emissions Will Increase If Nuclear Plants Close - Aaron Larson
  • Mehr News - Bushehr nuclear power plant untouched by quake, officials say
  • Newsweek - Earthquake Rattles Iran's Only Nuclear Power Plant - David Brennan
  • The Australian - Australia is the only G20 country without nuclear power. Why?
  • IAEA - IAEA Director General Reviews Use of Nuclear Technologies in Georgia - Laura Gil, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Business Wire - Exelon is Strongly Committed to the Future of Nuclear Energy - Exelon Corporation
  • The State, SC - Leaks from radioactive landfill need attention, SC Supreme Court told - Sammy Fretwell
  • WRAL Raleigh - South Carolina Supreme Court considers nuclear landfill
  • Toledo Blade - Fermi 2 nuclear power plant offline after malfunction - Tom Henry
  • Crain's Detroit Business - Fermi 2 nuclear plant is down after transformer problem - Associated Press
  • Irish Times - Ukraine fears 'second Chernobyl' if militants flood nuclear bomb mine - Daniel McLaughlin
  • 2GB Sydney - Barilaro slams "ignorant 1970's thinking" on nuclear - Michael McLaren
  • Boise State Public Radio - Anti-Nuclear Group Seeks To Educate Idaho Voters Ahead Of Election - Frankie Barnhill
  • Livermore Independent - Letter: Nuclear Posture Nuclear Posture - Brendan Phillips, Dublin
  • Monticello Times, Monticello, MN - Nuclear plant gets support of County Board - John Holler
  • Platts - Strike cuts nuclear, coal-fired power output in France - Anuradha Ramanathan
  • Reuters - U.S. hopes for success in talks with Europeans on 'fixing' Iran nuclear deal - Tom Miles, Stephanie Nebehay
  • Mehr News - Foreign ministry hands 9th 3-month report on JCPOA to parl.
  • Siasat Daily - Iran president: we don't intend any aggression in region
  • Press TV - Iran ready for any JCPOA-related scenario: Deputy FM
  • Tehran Times - Iran's military capability no threat to neighbors, Rouhani says
  • Bloomberg - Iran Dumps Dollar in Favor of Euro Amid Deepening Standoff With U.S. - Golnar Motevalli
  • Yeni Safak - The US: The midwife of Iran's nuclear program - Dr Mamdouh G Salameh
  • EurActiv - EU edges closer to new Iran sanctions ahead of Trump deadline
  • The Guardian - An open letter to the US Congress: don't let Trump rip up the Iran deal - Richard Bacon, Omid Nouripour, Delphine O
  • The Guardian - Don't scrap Iran deal, MPs from UK, France and Germany urge US - Patrick Wintour Diplomatic editor
  • Tasnim News Agency - US-Led Coalition Aerial Attacks Kill 11 Civilians in Syria's Hasakah
  • The Paris Post-Intelligencer, Paris, Tennessee - K.C. Nuclear Cat includes a reactor - Utilities-ME.com
  • Utilities ME, Dubai - $60bn worth of nuclear energy deals signed between Egypt and Russia
  • The State, SC - We're bankrolling SCANA dividends with our payments for abandoned nuclear reactors - Cindi Ross Scoppe
  • Charlotte Business Journal - Report: S.C. legislative action threatens Dominion, SCANA deal - John Downey
  • WJBF-TV Augusta - After heated debate, SC Senate votes to cut SCE&G rates
  • Daily Energy Insider - Proposed merger of Dominion Energy, SCE&G would benefit South Carolina customers - Dave Kovaleski
  • Bloomberg - Dominion's $8 Billion Scana Deal Dealt Another Blow in S.C. - Lynn Doan and Joshua Fineman
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - SCE&G customers closer to lower power bills after Senate votes to slice nuclear payments - Thad Moore and Andy Shain
  • The State, SC - SC Senate votes to slash SCE&G's power bills, risking Dominion deal - Avery G. Wilks
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - SCE&G customers closer to lower power bills after Senate votes to slice nuclear payments - Thad Moore and Andy Shain
  • Los Alamos Daily Post, NM - NMED Hearing On Radioactive Liquid Waste Treatment Plant Discharge Permit Slated For Thursday - Maire O'Neill
  • BelTA - Construction of Belarusian nuclear power plant stays on schedule
  • KOB TV4 Albuquerque, NM - Los Alamos nuclear facility safe after evacuation order - Associated Press
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - SCE&G customers closer to lower power bills after Senate votes to slice nuclear payments - Thad Moore and Andy Shain
  • London Sun - Japan 'covering up' Fukushima nuclear danger-zone radiation levels and blackmailing evacuees to return to radiated areas swarming with radioactive pigs and monkeys - Patrick Knox
  • Eugene Weekly - Letter: Keep Energy Cleankeep Energy Clean - Mina Moon, Eugene
  • KSDK St. Louis - St. Louis moms head to D.C. to get answers on radioactive landfill's future - Grant Bissell
  • Iranian Financial Tribune - China May Build Small Nuclear Plant
  • World Nuclear News - Canada considers participation in Iter fusion project
  • Sputnik News - Envoy: US Hopes Russia Avoids Retaliatory Sanctions in Nuclear Non-Proliferation
  • Largs and Millport Weekly News - Hunterston nuclear reactor 'offline for over a month' - Calum Corral
  • WACH FOX 57, Columbia SC - South Carolina Supreme Court considers nuclear landfill - AP
  • New York Times - Environmentalists and Nuclear Power? It's Complicated - Brad Plumer, Henry Fountain and Livia Albeck-Ripka
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Plant closures would be bad news for emissions – report
  • Coastal Courier, Hinesville, GA - Nuclear plant's safety discussed at meeting - Coastal Courier
  • The Nerve, S.C. Policy Council - No V.C. Summer concerns raised by obscure state panel that includes governor - Rick Brundrett
  • Jersey Shore, NJ - NRC Holds Hearing On Oyster Creek Shutdown - Kimberly Bosco
  • WWAY Wilmington - Regulatory Commission talks latest inspections at Brunswick Plant - Andrew James
  • New Jersey PIRG - NJPIRG Decries Nuclear Subsidy In New Jersey Energy Bill - Statement by Emily Rusch, Vice President of the Board for New Jersey PIRG
  • Government Accountability Project - Cambridge Analytica Whistleblower Empowers Citizen Action
  • NAS - Project Update: Independent Assessment of Science and Technology for the Department of Energy's Defense Environmental Cleanup Program
  • NRC - NRC to Hold Open House to Discuss 2017 Performance of Turkey Point Nuclear Power Plant
  • NRC - NRC Schedules Webinar to Discuss Performance of URENCO USA Facility
  • NRC - NRC to Hold Open House to Discuss 2017 Vogtle Nuclear Power Plant Performance and Construction Inspections of New Units
  • USGS - M 4.9 - 74km NNE of Miyako, Japan
  • USGS - M 5.5 - 101km SE of Bandar Bushehr, Iran
  • IAEA - Future Challenges and Opportunities in Maintenance Training for Nuclear Facilities Highlighted at IAEA Meeting - Elisabeth Dyck, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • Trend News Agency, Azerbaijan - Powerful earthquake jolts South Iran (VIDEO) - Gazenfer Hamidov
  • Trend News Agency, Azerbaijan - Ankara takes action against expected US sanctions - Rufiz Hafizoglu
  • Asahi Shimbun - Niigata governor resigns in sex scandal; reactor restarts get push
  • Japan Times - Will resignation of key governor weaken Japan's anti-nuclear movement? - Stephen Stapczynski
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - TEPCO adopts driverless EV buses at Fukushima N-plant
  • Fin24 CapeTown - Energy department cuts budget allocation for clean energy - Lameez Omarjee
  • Bellona - Trump's environmental attack dog doesn't have much of a bite, thank goodness - Charles Digges
  • Press TV - Iran ready for any JCPOA-related scenario
  • Press TV - 100s of European MPs urge US to preserve JCPOA
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Guidance: Program-Specific Guidance About Irradiator Licenses and Program-Specific Guidance About Academic, Research and Development, and Other Licenses of Limited Scope, Including Electron Capture Devices and X-Ray Fluorescence Analyzers FR Document: 2018-08190 Citation: 83 FR 17450 PDF Pages 17450-17451

    Wednesday, April 18, 2018

  • Albuquerque Journal - Editorial: Now's the time to air concerns about nuke site
  • Antiwar - Robert Fisk's Douma Report Rips Away Excuses for Air Strike on Syria--This report shows that there is a highly credible alternative explanation for what happened in Douma – one that needs to be investigated - Jonathan Cook
  • Brinkwire UK - Alexander Rodgers: Masters of genocide – why the US is immoral? - Alexander Rodgers
  • Washington Post - New inspector general report points to recurring government problems - Joe Davidson
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Bulging hazardous waste drum sparks LANL evacuation; situation cleared - Sarah Halasz Graham
  • KPVI Pocatello - INL to Inspire Next Generation of Multicultural Leaders in STEM
  • Eye of Photography - Book Review: Robert Adams, our lives and our children
  • AP News - 'Poop Train' full of NYC sewage raises stink in Alabama town - Jeff Martin and Jay Reeves
  • AP News - Russia denies 'feeble' US, UK charges of internet tampering - Frank Bajak
  • AP News - Israel at 70: Satisfaction and grim disquiet share the stage - Dan Perry and Josef Federman
  • AP News - Trump says 'good relationship' formed with North Korea - Matthew Lee and Zeke Miller
  • Bloomberg - Macron Heads to Washington With Iran Deal Hanging in the Balance - Helene Fouquet
  • Bloomberg - Trump Confirms CIA Director Mike Pompeo Met With Kim Jong Un - Jennifer Jacobs, Toluse Olorunnipa, and David Tweed
  • Bloomberg - Putin Still Wants Deal With Trump, Even After Sanctions, Syria Attack - Ilya Arkhipov and Evgenia Pismennaya
  • Reuters - EU edges closer to new Iran sanctions ahead of Trump deadline, envoys say - Robin Emmott, John Irish
  • Reuters - Quiet no more, French village becomes center of anti-nuclear protest - Gilbert Reilhac, Lucien Libert
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-Iran switches from dollar to euro for official reporting currency - Bozorgmehr Sharafedin
  • Reuters - Governor of Japan's Niigata resigns to avoid 'turmoil' over magazine article - Elaine Lies
  • Reuters - Top Japanese finance bureaucrat resigns amid sexual harassment allegations - Tetsushi Kajimoto
  • Reuters - Iran says will make or buy any weapons it needs, lambasts 'invading powers' - Bozorgmehr Sharafedin
  • Reuters - Chemical weapons experts enter Syrian attack town
  • The Guardian - If Trump strikes a deal with North Korea, I'll be delighted. But don't hold your breath - Jonathan Freedland
  • Forbes blog - Nuclear Power Under Attack Again - This Time From The Ballot Box - James Conca
  • The State, SC - Nuclear waste threat? Leaks from radioactive waste dump need attention, Supreme Court told - Sammy Fretwell
  • The Guardian - US and Russian nuclear arsenals set to be unchecked for first time since 1972 - Julian Borger in Washington
  • Danville Register & Bee - Supreme Court asked to weigh in on uranium mining debate
  • BBC - Will China beat the world to nuclear fusion and clean energy? - Stephen McDonell
  • Mainichi Daily - Governor quits over sex scandal, affects nuclear reactor restart
  • Kyodo News - Governor opposing nuclear reactor restart quits over sex scandal
  • Utility Dive - New Hampshire governor's energy plan leans on nuclear, gas - Peter Maloney
  • Concord Monitor, NH - New state energy plan likes nuclear power, worries about electricity rates, isn't too interested in trains
  • Portsmouth Herald News - Sununu cites high electric rates, releases energy plan
  • New Hampshire Union Leader - Editorial: Stop digging: Lowering electric rates for NHStop digging: Lowering electric rates for NH
  • New Hampshire Union Leader - Another View -- Gov. Chris Sununu: A new energy strategy for New Hampshire - Gov. Chris Sununu
  • New Hampshire Public Radio - New State Energy Policy Aims to Lower Rates, Let Nuclear & Gas Compete With Renewables - Annie Ropeik
  • InsideSources - Will Sununu's New Energy Plan Finally Burn Up Biomass Subsidies? - Michael Graham
  • KRQE News 13, Albuquerque, NM - Los Alamos nuclear facility safe after evacuation order - Associated Press
  • Middle East Monitor - Russia: Joint nuclear energy deals with Egypt amounts to $60bn
  • Middle East Monitor - Israel calls for punishing those who document army violations against Palestinians
  • Middle East Monitor - Israel warns Iran not to test its determination
  • EnergyInfraPost India - 'Cheap Energy Sources May Prove Costly For India'
  • Business Standard India - Westinghouse now able to deliver India 6 nuclear reactors on time: Perry
  • Charlotte Business Journal - Energy for gas and nuclear sectors in North Carolina flowing in different directions - John Downey
  • Guam Daily Post - Guam to host exercise in case of nuclear strike
  • The Engineer UK - Why the nuclear sector presents huge collaboration potential for UK plc - Professor Andrew Sherry, Chief Scientist, National Nuclear Laboratory (NNL)
  • Beaver County Times - FirstEnergy executive urges state legislators to act on behalf of Beaver Valley nuke plant - Jared Stonesifer
  • ERR News - Russia to move floating nuclear power plant Lomonosov through Baltic Sea
  • Economic Times - Westinghouse ready to supply six nuclear reactors on schedule: Rick Perry
  • Times of India - India, US to use Russian model for N-plant set-up - Indrani Bagchi
  • Kyiv Post - Halya Coynash: Russia proxies flood nuclear test site, risk radioactive disaster in Donbas - Halya Coynash
  • Tri-City Herald - You may hear sirens. But it's no emergency - Annette Cary
  • Jurist.org - Allied Strikes in Syria, Russia, and International Law - Louis René Beres of Purdue University
  • Foreign Policy Journal - The Crisis Is Only In Its Beginning Stages - Paul Craig Roberts
  • World Nuclear News - Canada invites SMR vendors for demonstration unit
  • World Nuclear News - First test using CABRI pressurised water loop
  • World Nuclear News - Energoatom awaits approval for energy bridge tender
  • Columbia Journalism Review - How a tiny paper in the Marshall Islands has given voice to victims of nuclear testing - George Wright
  • Columbia Journalism Review - Forget Comey and McCabe. Support FBI whistleblower Terry Albury - Trevor Timm
  • Independent Barents Observer - This 45 years old reactor is now shut down, getting ready for another 15 years to run--Reactor No. 1 at Kola nuclear power plant was originally designed to work for 30 years, but will be 60. - Thomas Nilsen
  • The Daily Beast - Bob Corker: No, Really, Trump is Gonna Kill The Iran Nuclear Deal--The retiring senator insists that the president isn't messing around. - Andrew Desiderio
  • Rock Hill Herald - How safe is York Co.'s Catawba Nuclear Station? Inspectors have answers - John Marks
  • Korea Times - Ministers head to US for forex, nuclear power issues - Yoon Ja-young
  • SFGate - Trump reportedly wants to denuclearize North Korea by 2020 - Rosie Perper
  • Independent Barents Observer - Five nuclear-powered voyages to melting North Pole - Thomas Nilsen
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - Letter: Nuclear debacle - D.L. Compton, Filly Court, North Charleston
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - S.C. lawmakers wait to vote on electric rate cut as Dominion, SCANA mount campaign against it - Thad Moore
  • Sanpete Messenger, Manti, UT - Mt. Pleasant may protect power future by buying in on nuclear - James Tilson
  • WGAL Lancaster, PA - Three Mile Island supporters urge lawmakers to save financially troubled nuclear power plant - Barbara Barr
  • Minnesota Public Radio - Here's how Minnesota is doing with renewable energy - Elizabeth Dunbar, Cody Nelson
  • E&E Daily - UTILITIES: In S.C., greens urge scrutiny of Dominion
  • FITSNews.com, SC - #NukeGate: Dominion Releases Economic Impact Report
  • BelTA - IAEA to provide technical assistance to Belarus with BelNPP safe operation
  • TASS - Russian Navy gets nuclear sub, 3 warships and Kalibr cruise missiles this year
  • KALW San Francisco - Why some are calling the Hunters Point Shipyard cleanup 'eco-fraud' - Angela Johnston
  • San Francisco Business Times - Hunters Point Shipyard development adds schools, hotel and factory space to its project as city approves redesign - Patrick Chu
  • SF Examiner - City supervisor calls for hearing on Hunters Point Shipyard cleanup - Laura Waxmann
  • SF Chronicle - SF city panel OKs redesign of giant Hunters Point Shipyard project - J.K. Dineen
  • FITSNews.com, SC - #NukeGate: A Gauntlet For State Lawmakers - Politicians need to stop playing games with Palmetto State's energy future …
  • Free Times, Columbia SC - Critics Warn SC Legislators Against Dominion, Citing Actions in Virginia - David Travis Bland
  • DOE - Department of Energy Announces $20 Million in New Projects to Lower Cost of Power Electronics in Solar Energy Systems
  • NAS - Project Update: Independent Assessment of Science and Technology for the Department of Energy's Defense Environmental Cleanup Program
  • NRC - NRC Schedules Webinar to Discuss Performance of URENCO USA Facility
  • NRC - NRC to Hold Open House to Discuss 2017 Vogtle Nuclear Power Plant Performance and Construction Inspections of New Units
  • NRC - Commission Speeches
  • NRC - Recently Released Commission Documents
  • Trend News Agency, Azerbaijan - Middle East turns into West's military training ground - Rufiz Hafizoglu
  • NHK World - Niigata governor to quit
  • NHK World - Driverless bus runs in Fukushima Daiichi plant
  • Japan Times - More Vietnamese trainees made to conduct Fukushima decontamination work, union says
  • Japan Times - Time to make water-smart energy choices - Brahma Chellaney
  • Mainichi Daily - 3 Vietnamese trainees newly found to have taken part in Fukushima cleanup work
  • Yonhap News - Pompeo met with Kim in secret trip to N. Korea: report - pbr@yna.co.kr
  • Press TV - Exiting JCPOA will evoke unpleasant reaction for US: Zarif
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Renewals; Applications: Florida Power and Light Co.; Turkey Point Nuclear Generating Unit Nos. 3 and 4 FR Document: 2018-08092 Citation: 83 FR 17196 PDF Pages 17196-17197
  • Workers Compensation Programs Office - Notice DFEC Claims Identity Solution FR Document: 2018-08130 Citation: 83 FR 17196 PDF Page 17196
  • Nuclear Energy Insider - NuScale eyes first SMR module by 2020 as licensing hits year 1 targets
  • Nuclear Energy Insider - GE Hitachi chases gas plant displacement with new 300 MW reactor
  • Nuclear Energy Insider - New Jersey lawmakers agree nuclear subsidies; EDF finds welding issues at new French reactor
  • Low-Level Radioactive Waste Forum - Fall 2018 Low-Level Radioactive Waste Forum Meeting (Richland, Washington)
  • Los Angeles Times - Today: A 'Tectonic Time Bomb'

    Tuesday, April 17, 2018

  • The Hill blog - The 'victim card' always obscures the truth - Niger Innis
  • Devon Live News - Serious MOD incident as live armour-piercing ammunition washes up on beaches - live updates - ByAlex RichardsDeputy
  • Common Dreams - Robert Fisk's Douma Report Rips Away Excuses for Air Strike on Syria - Jonathan Cook
  • The Independent - The search for truth in the rubble of Douma – and one doctor's doubts over the chemical attack - Robert Fisk
  • Daily Mirror Colombo, Sri Lanka - Lies, Hypocrisy and Use of Chemical Warfare - Shirley Candappa
  • The Guardian - EU moves to bring in whistleblower protection law - Jennifer Rankin in Brussels
  • CBS San Francisco - Workers Group Blames Legislators For Botched SF Shipyard Cleanup
  • SFGate - Workers' Group Alleges Legislators Aren't Doing Enough On Shipyard Radiation Contamination - Bay City News Service
  • The State, SC - Utility trying to buy SCANA draws fire for its influence, environmental record - Sammy Fretwell
  • PR Newswire - Dominion Energy/SCANA Merger Could Boost South Carolina Economy by $18.7 Billion - Dominion Energy
  • Idaho State Journal - Groundbreaking held for new INL buildings - Nathan Brown
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - LANL and LAFD Respond To Bulging Drum At Sigma Facility - LANL News
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - LANL's Highest Honor Bestowed On Four Scientists - LANL News
  • Los Alamos Monitor - Lab building evacuated Monday as hazmat crews remediate bulging drum - Tris DeRoma
  • KING5 Seattle - Deadline in Hanford lawsuit passes without settlement deal - Associated Press
  • Oak Ridger - Manhattan Project 'Voices' reaches 500 interviews - Darrell Richardson
  • Tri-City Herald - Settlement of Hanford subcontracting lawsuit in limbo. Feds may fight more delays - Annette Cary -{evernote}
  • Bloomberg - Trump Energy Aide to Return to Lobbying Firm - Jennifer A Dlouhy
  • Bloomberg - Key Japanese Anti-Nuclear Governor Considering Stepping Down - Stephen Stapczynski
  • Reuters - UPDATE 2-Tepco shares surge after Niigata governor says may resign - Aaron Sheldrick and Chris Gallagher
  • Reuters - Castro set to step aside as Cuban president, his reforms incomplete - Sarah Marsh
  • Reuters - Trump puts the brakes on new Russia sanctions: official
  • Reuters - U.S. backs Westinghouse to finish nuclear power projects in India - Nidhi Verma and Sudarshan Varadhan
  • Reuters - E.ON says all turbines linked to grid at UK offshore wind farm Rampion - Sabina Zawadzki
  • Forbes blog - Russian Curbs On Uranium Fuel Exports To The U.S. Would Only Hurt Russia - Andrea Jennetta
  • InsideSources - Despite Tax Credit, Construction of New Nuclear Generators Unlikely - Erin Mundahl
  • Energy Collective - Closing Nuclear Reactors in Ohio and Pennsylvania Will Thwart Climate Goals - Dan Yurman
  • The Hindu - U.S. keen on signing nuclear reactor deal - Suhasini Haidar
  • Economic Times - Westinghouse emerging from bankruptcy, capable of delivering India nuclear reactors: Rick Perry
  • Business Standard India - Westinghouse now able to deliver India 6 nuclear reactors on time: Perry
  • IANS India - Some progress on Westinghouse n-project: US Energy Secretary - IANS
  • Utility Dive - Exelon, FE nuke closures would reverse PJM wind, solar benefits: Brattle report - Peter Maloney
  • World Nuclear News - Report highlights impact of US nuclear plant closures
  • World Nuclear News - India, USA to collaborate on neutrino science
  • World Nuclear News - AEM Technology sees milestone with first VVER-TOI
  • Pittsburgh Business Times - Nuclear plant closures expected to bring jolt of $285M in increased electricity costs: report - Tim Schooley
  • Australian Business Review - John Barilaro to push the nuclear power button
  • Sun Advocate, Price UT - Price City bows out of nuke power deal - Steve Christensen
  • Eyewitness News Johannesburg - Energy Dept: No new nuclear build programme - Lindsay Dentlinger
  • Daily Herald, Provo UT - The tremendous nuclear hurdle - Todd Hill
  • CounterPunch - Nuclear Keeps on Polluting, Long After Shutdown - John Laforge
  • Reno Gazette-Journal - Light snow puts out fire at former Nevada nuke test site - Associated Press
  • Observer Research Foundation - Saudi-Israeli rapprochement and the nuclear question - Pinak Ranjan Chakravarty
  • Common Dreams - U.S. Supreme Court Declines to Hear Beyond Nuclear v. NRC Appeal on Fermi 3
  • RT - Russian nuclear energy deals with Egypt reach almost $60bn
  • Platts - Closing Ohio, Pennsylvania nuclear units would hurt economy, environment: Brattle Group - Steven Dolley
  • Reuters - TABLE-Status of South Korea's nuclear reactors - Joori Roh
  • Newsweek - U.S. Nuclear Submarine That Attacked Syria 'Not Welcome' Back to Naples, Italy - Tom O'Connor
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Source of radioactive cloud over Europe still a mystery
  • CounterPunch - Did The Chemical Weapons Attacks in Syria Happen? We Need A Different Question - Nick Pemberton
  • CounterPunch - Hanford's Toxic Avengers: Department of Energy Suppresses Deadly Nuclear-Cleanup Flaws - Joshua Frank
  • Patriot-News - Clock ticks toward TMI shutdown - Nick Malawskey
  • Aiken Standard, SC - S.C. governor, attorney general recommend audit of MOX to Energy Department - Colin Demarest
  • St. Louis Post-Dispatch - Bill Gates: Help clean up your toxic St. Louis dump - Dr. Stuart Slavin
  • OtherWords - 'Modernization' Is Media Code for Military Build-Up - Adam Johnson
  • IAEA - IAEA Helps AFRA Finalize Strategic Framework for 2019-2023 with Focus on Human Health, Food & Agriculture and Radiation Safety - Muhammed Lameen Abdul-Malik, IAEA Department of Technical Cooperation
  • Tehran Times - Moscow says won't accept any change to nuclear deal
  • Cleveland Plain Dealer - Closing nuclear power plants would increase air pollution: report - John Funk
  • Las Vegas Sun - Light snow puts out fire at former nuclear test site - Associated Press
  • WJBF-TV Augusta - The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission set to hold an open house - Alesha Ray
  • Salamanca Press NY - Concerned Citizens seeks sitewide removal at West Valley - Rick Miller
  • Arab Daily News - Mordechai Vanunu, Secret Weapon and Persistent Missions - Eileen Fleming
  • WRAL TechWire - Energy conference to shine light on NC's increasingly powerful industrial presence
  • NHK World - Official: Barrier wouldn't have stopped tsunami
  • DOE - Department of Energy Announces $39 million for Innovative Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Technologies Research and Development
  • DOE - U.S. Secretary of Energy Rick Perry Announces $105 Million in New Funding to Advance Solar Technologies
  • NRC - NRC to Hold Open House to Discuss 2017 Performance of Catawba Nuclear Power Plant
  • NRC - NRC to Hold Open House to Discuss 2017 Performance of Summer Nuclear Power Plant
  • IAEA - Over 1600 Visitors Flock to the VIC to Learn About Nuclear Science - Ismini Dimidis, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • Mainichi Daily - Niigata governor to decide in few days if he'll resign over alleged affair
  • Bellona - Major Russian polluter pledges to turn over a 'green' leaf on national television - Anna Kireeva, Charles Digges
  • Energy Department - Notice Charter Renewals: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board FR Document: 2018-07995 Citation: 83 FR 16842 PDF Page 16842
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board Chairs FR Document: 2018-08001 Citation: 83 FR 16843 PDF Page 16843
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings: ACRS Subcommittee on Reliability and Probabilistic Risk Assessment FR Document: 2018-07938 Citation: 83 FR 16905 PDF Pages 16905-16906
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on Planning and Procedures FR Document: 2018-07937 Citation: 83 FR 16906 PDF Page 16906 Building a nuclear waste dump in Nevada
  • Rep. Dina Titus (D-NV1) - LV Sun: Building a Nuclear Waste Dump in Nevada is Still the Wrong Thing to do

    Monday, April 16, 2018

  • Atomic Heritage Foundation - Update: Preserving and Interpreting the Manhattan Project
  • Nuclear Watch of New Mexico - Update: Barrel of nuclear weapons waste on the way to WIPP 'ruptures' at Idaho Lab
  • WHYY Philadelphia, PA - With nuke plant shutting down, N.J. community inherits 1.7M pounds of waste - Catalina Jaramillo
  • Canberra Times - Letters to the Editor: Unpleasant facts the reason for Whitlam's demise
  • MiceTimes Asia - Alexander Rodgers: Masters of genocide – why the US is immoral?
  • EIN Newsdesk - Health and Safety: Workers Memorial Day
  • City Pages, Minneapolis MN - U of M professor Carl Elliott's quest to find why no one loves a whistleblower - Hannah Jones
  • Los Angeles Times - Blowing in the wind: Plutonium at former nuclear weapons site - Ralph Vartabedian
  • Yakima Herald-Republic - Settlement of Hanford subcontracting lawsuit in limbo. Feds may fight more delays - Annette Cary, Tri-City Herald
  • Bloomberg - China and Japan Work to Push North Korea to Leave Its Nuclear Program
  • Reuters - EU fails to agree new Iran sanctions as Trump deadline nears - Gabriela Baczynska and Peter Maushagen
  • Reuters - EDF says received 24-hour strike notice starting Wednesday evening - Bate Felix
  • Reuters - Experts fail to find origin of nuclear pollution cloud over Europe - Lefteris Karagiannopoulos
  • Ha'aretz Daily - Opinion Three Israeli Nuclear Failures and a Fourth on the Way - Haim Ramon
  • Greentech Media - Report: Losing FirstEnergy's Nuclear Fleet Would Wipe Out Two Decades of Solar and Wind Progress - Jeff St. John
  • Toledo Blade - Nuke lobby amplifies what's at stake if Davis-Besse and other plants close early - Tom Henry
  • OilPrice - API Urges Trump Not To Bail Out FirstEnergy - Irina Slav
  • Petroleum Economist - France's nuclear plans under pressure - Craig Guthrie
  • Deutsche Welle - Radioactive waste leaking at German storage site: report
  • The Atlantic - When Einstein Warned the World - Atthar Mirza
  • The State, SC - Why Santee Cooper's customers pay a way lower nuclear surcharge than SCE&G's - Cindi Ross Scoppe
  • The State, SC - Death of solar energy bill shows SCE&G, other utilities still write SC energy policy - Cindi Ross Scoppe
  • The State, SC - Why wasn't anyone supervising Dan Johnson? Good question. Why WEREN'T you? - Cindi Ross Scoppe
  • The State, SC - Was your SC House member inconsistent on the three solar v SCE&G votes? - Cindi Ross Scoppe
  • Bellona - Under lash of new sanctions, Moscow threatens to upend nuclear power trade with US - Charles Digges
  • Reuters - TABLE-Status of South Korea's nuclear reactors - Haejin Choi
  • All Things Nuclear - Commendable Nuclear Safety Catch at the Susquehanna Nuclear Plant - Dave Lochbaum, director, Nuclear Safety Project
  • Business Wire - Nuclear Plant Closures in Ohio and Pennsylvania Will Have Significant Negative Impacts on the Environment and Economy - Nuclear Matters
  • Reuters - TABLE-Swiss nuclear plant outages and restarts - Vera Eckert
  • Independent Australia - Lucas Heights nuclear reactor: The untold threat of the Sydney bushfires - Noel Wauchope
  • Interfax-Ukraine - Rada this week to consider bills related to nuclear policy, security, social security of Chornobyl victims – Parubiy
  • E&E Daily - URANIUM: Trump admin asks Supreme Court to overturn Va. mining ban - Amanda Reilly
  • World Nuclear News - Atucha 1 operating licence renewed - Argentina
  • World Nuclear News - Estonian company delivers nuclear cyber security exercise - Estonia, a country in Northern Europe
  • Nottingham Post - Is the government planning to put a nuclear waste dump in south Nottinghamshire? - Dan Martin
  • Kinston Free Press - Could Duke Energy's nuclear plants run for 80 years? - Adam Wagner Brunswick nuclear power plant, named for Brunswick County, North Carolina
  • CNNMoney - How Russian retaliation could hurt America - Ivana Kottasová
  • Platts - France plans extra 300 MW solar tender for Fessenheim region - Andreas Franke
  • NewsClick India - The US Syria Strikes: Handing the Nuclear Trigger to al Qaeda and ISIS - Prabir Purkayastha
  • CNBC - API opposes bailout of FirstEnergy Solutions, asks Trump administration to 'let the markets work' - Javier E. David
  • Payvand - Keeping Iran nuclear deal in place vital for EU: Foreign Policy Chief Mogherini
  • Press TV - Keeping Iran nuclear deal in place vital for EU: Mogherini
  • Press TV - EU foreign ministers fail to agree on new sanctions against Iran
  • Hurriyet Daily News - Iran is the target and Russia knows that - Murat Yetkin
  • Al-Arabiya - Europe, Trump and the Iran nuclear deal - Amir Taheri
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Many basic needs hard to meet on Navajo Nation - Amy Linn
  • PR Newswire - Beaver Valley Power Station Unit 1 Begins Refueling and Maintenance Outage - FirstEnergy Nuclear Operating Company
  • Mehr News - 'Fixing' nuclear deal by US, EU 'mere speculation'
  • OZY, Mountain View, CA - The Biggest Health Risk After Fukushima: Diabetes - James Watkins
  • Calvert Recorder, MD - Nuke plant to move forward on emergency ops relocation - Tamara Ward Calvert Cliffs Nuclear Power Plant is a nuclear power plant located on the western shore of the Chesapeake Bay near Lusby, Calvert County, Maryland
  • Economic Times - From Chandrayaan-1 to Progress M-27M, space objects that went rogue - Shannon Tellis
  • Virginian-Pilot - Disappearing Virginia, Part 2: Ghosts on the Water - Ben Swenson, Distinction Magazine
  • Manila Bulletin - Balanga bishop reiterates call to abandon BNPP rehabilitation - Christina Hermoso
  • NewYorkUpstate - White deer tours include military mysteries of former Seneca Army Depot (video) - David Figura
  • ThinkGeoEnergy - Interview: Supramu Santoso, President Director and CEO of Supreme Energy, Indonesia - Alexander Richter
  • Brookings Institution - The dark side of solar--How the rising solar industry empowers political interests that could impede a clean energy transition - Varun Sivaram
  • Grand Junction Sentinel, CO - Son recalls Harold Mowery's days as part of Atomic Bomb Squadron - Gary Harmon
  • Charleston Post and Courier, SC - Grapevine: South Carolina utility puts shareholders on hold again
  • Index-Journal, Greenwood, SC - Closer Look: Meredith brings steady hand to CPW's top job - Adam Benson
  • FITSNews.com, SC - Dominion Deal: Polling Remains Strong
  • Tri-City Herald - Settlement of Hanford subcontracting lawsuit in limbo. Feds may fight more delays - Annette Cary
  • SF Bayview - A call for justice for the real victims in the Tetra Tech scandal: taxpayers and sick Treasure Island and Hunters Point residents - Carol Harvey
  • DOE - DOE Announces Investment to Strengthen and Secure the Nation's Critical Energy Infrastructure
  • DOE - U.S. Department of Energy and Indian Department of Atomic Energy Sign Agreement for Neutrino Physics Collaboration
  • USGS - M 4.9 - 71km WSW of Hachijo-jima, Japan
  • USGS - M 4.6 - 39km NE of Taitung City, Taiwan
  • Asahi Shimbun - VOX POPULI: Attack on Syria only takes world back to the 'Eve of Destruction'
  • Bellona - Letter: Environmental safeguards needed for CCU fuels in the Renewable Energy Directive - Bellona Europa
  • Yonhap News - South-North summit to set denuclearization of N. Korea in motion - bdk@yna.co.kr

    Sunday, April 15, 2018

  • KSFR 101.1FM, Santa Fe, NM - Downwinders Seek Compensation Under RECA - Ellen Lockyer
  • IOL - Eskom employees in bribery scandal with EOH technology - Report
  • Manhattan Mercury - How a family became involved with the US government after deadly snow | Books & Writing - Robin Farrell Edmunds
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Birnbaum: Let's Not Wait Until A Serious Security Breach Occurs... - Ed Birnbaum
  • Idaho State Journal - Drum of radioactive sludge ruptures at INL waste complex - Nathan Brown
  • AP News - Iran deal's fate may rest on late European interventions - Matthew Lee
  • AP News - Trump unleashes torrent of rage against Comey - Catherine Lucey
  • AP News - Trump defends 'mission accomplished' after strike on Syria - Robert Burns
  • AP News - France urges Russia to join peace push after Syria strike - Sarah El Deeb
  • Bloomberg - How 105 Missiles Show Assad's Future Is Safe - Andrew J Barden
  • Bloomberg - Trump Says 'Mission Accomplished' With Syria Strike Unanswered - Anthony Capaccio, Henry Meyer, Margaret Talev, and Daniel Flatley
  • Aiken Standard - SRNL gives STEM students look at nuclear careers
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Building lawsuits instead of power plants: Where South Carolina's nuclear fiasco stands now - Andrew Brown
  • New York Times - Australia's Least Likely Tourist Spot: a Test Site for Atom Bombs - Ben Stubbs
  • Taipei Times - No timetable for starting nuclear reactor: premier
  • NMPolitics.net - Basic needs are in short supply on the Navajo Nation - Amy Linn
  • St George & Sutherland Shire Leader - Lucas Heights nuclear organisation closed on Monday
  • Japan Times - Doubts cloud Minamisoma robotics project as Fukushima attempts to revive tsunami-hit city
  • Charleston Post and Courier -
  • No excuse for solar bill failure - KEPCO new chief vows to return to profitability
  • Focus Taiwan - No timetable for restarting No. 2 reactor: premier - Ku Chuan and Joseph Yeh
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Hicks column: Utilities' solar power-play should make S.C. rethink Santee Cooper sale - Brian Hicks
  • Record-Courier, Portage County OH - Oregon Clean Energy Center 'the next iteration of technology' - Dan Gearino and Doral Chenoweth III / GateHouse Media Ohio
  • Ames Tribune, IO - Department of Labor to visit Ames, counsel Ames Lab workers from Manhattan Project era - Dan Mika
  • TASS - Russia has fitting response to any US attempts to exert pressure on it - Foreign Ministry
  • Nevada Appeal - Guy Farmer: Reid, Kerry blast from the past - Guy W. Farmer
  • Trend News Agency - Putin, Rouhani discuss situation in Syria after missile strike - Kremlin - "
  • Trend News Agency - UAE voices "deep concern"

    Saturday, April 14, 2018

  • Pakistan DAWN - West is hypocritical about chemical warfare in Middle East - Robert Fisk
  • Los Angeles Times - Joshua Wheeler aims to put overlooked southern New Mexico on the map in 'Acid West' - Mark Athitakis
  • EurekAlert - Custom-designed alloy enhances nuclear safety - DOE/Oak Ridge National Laboratory
  • Valley Courier, Alamosa CO - Adams State profs produce film on nuclear landscape of Southwest
  • Sputnik News - Radioactive Sludge Barrel Ruptures at Top US Nuclear Lab
  • Reuters - Massive Chinese fusion reactor parts end journey in France
  • Reuters - U.S., UK, France strike Syria to punish Assad for suspected poison gas use - Steve Holland, Tom Perry
  • CNBC - Russia warns of 'consequences' for US-led strike on Syria - Javier E. David
  • Wall Street Journal - Russia, Iran Denounce Airstrikes on Close Ally Syria - Thomas Grove in Moscow and Aresu Eqbali in Tehran
  • Ha'aretz Daily - Russia and Iran Warn After U.S. Strikes in Syria: There Will Be 'Consequences' - Jack Khoury
  • CNBC - Top US general on Syria assault: 'This wave of air strikes is over' - Amanda Macias
  • ABC.au - As it happened: US, UK and France launch strikes against Syrian chemical weapons plants
  • CBS News - Pentagon says Syria strikes "successfully hit every target" – live updates - Kathryn Watson
  • New York Times - Pentagon Says Syria Strikes Hit 'Heart' of Chemical Weapons Program - Helene Cooper And Ben Hubbard
  • Washington Post - Damascus defiant as U.S. strikes prove more limited than feared - Louisa Loveluck and Liz Sly
  • CNN - Syria strikes: The real impact is in Moscow - Analysis by Tim Lister
  • CNN - Trump's strike on Syria is exactly why North Korea wants nuclear weapons - James Griffiths
  • Bloomberg - Russia, U.S. Near Brink in a Syrian Standoff With Nuclear Risks - Henry Meyer
  • Gainesville Times, GA - Letter: Clean energy focus should not include nuclear power - Bob Brooksher, Clermont
  • Platts - Russia moves to ban all trade with US nuclear power companies - Vladislav Vorotnikov
  • South Jersey Times, NJ - This huge N.J. nuclear plant steam plume won't be around for the next month - Bill Gallo Jr.
  • JURIST.org - New Jersey lawmakers approve zero emission certificates for nuclear power plants
  • ECNS China News Service - Daya Bay nuclear plant achieves 'world-class' status
  • Economic Times - We wanted to destroy the nuclear infrastructure of Syria: James Mattis
  • Press of Atlantic City, NJ - Opponents ask Murphy for changes in nuclear subsidy bill - Michelle Brunetti Post
  • Bloomberg - New Jersey Rescues Nukes, Aids Wind -- and Some Enviros Boo - Elise Young, Jim Polson, and Jim Efstathiou Jr
  • Newark Patch, NJ - Newark Residents, PSEG Butt Heads, Then Make Up With Art Project - Eric Kiefer
  • UNIAN - U.S. State Dept: Russian proxies' plans to flood coal mine in Donbas, site of nuclear test, could threaten drinking water
  • Washington Examiner - Power plant owners press Trump to reject bailout for coal, nuclear - John Siciliano
  • Herald Star, Steubenville, OH - Murray could buy power plants - Casey Junkins
  • Cornwall LIVE, England - The giant tunnel in Cornwall which hides a deadly nuclear secret - Andy Greenwood
  • Lower Hudson Journal, NY - State report: Indian Point can generate money while nuke plant is being dismantled - Thomas C. Zambito
  • WAMC Northeast Public Radio - NRC, NYS Discuss A Repair At Indian Point - Allison Dunne
  • ANSA Italia - Nuke plant seized after sea contaminated (4)
  • Japan Times - Editorial: Boost renewable energy sources
  • Falmouth Enterprise, MA - State Presses Pilgrim Plant Owners On Radiation Standards - Steven Withrow
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - Lawmakers, advisory panel plot Pilgrim's future - Christine Legere
  • Press TV - Iran, German FMs reject links between nuclear deal, missile program
  • Press TV - Trump's foreign policy completely under thumb of Israeli lobby: Analyst
  • Press TV - Syria gas attack fabrication by US to destabilize Mideast: Analyst - Jersey Evening Post
  • Jersey Evening Post, UK - Flamanville defects could delay Hinkley Point project
  • Waterbury American-Republican - Feds want more financial information in Vermont Yankee deal
  • Gloucester Daily Times - Owner says Seabrook plant is structurally sound, disputes claims by C-10 - Amanda Getchell
  • Wicked Local Plymouth - DPH: Pilgrim should meet stricter radiological release standards - Cynthia McCormick
  • Radio Cadena Agramonte - Radiation Safety Congress shall meet in Cuba specialists from 21 countries
  • New London Day - Debate over Millstone rages on - Benjamin Kail
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Editorial: Pass tax savings to ratepayers
  • Franceinfo - Ancienne mine d'uranium dans la Loire : des eaux contaminées s'écoulent dans la vallée de la Besbre - Aude Henry
  • Iranian - All The Times John Bolton Called For War With Iran - Darius Shahtahmasebi
  • Ha'aretz Daily - Opinion Why Israel Needs to Escalate Its Threats Against Iran – Right Now - Chuck Freilich
  • Utility Dive - NRC seeks more detail on Entergy plan to sell Vermont Yankee nuclear facility - Robert Walton
  • Utility Dive - Santee Cooper petitions to intervene in Dominion-SCANA merger - Robert Walton
  • WJBF-TV - Analysis shows removing charges for dividends from V.C. Summer would not push SCE&G into bankruptcy - Anne Maxwell
  • NYPIRG - NYPIRG's Earth Day Count Down: Step 5: Stop Wasteful Corporate Giveaway to Nuclear Power Plants
  • Xinhua - U.S. huge bomb fails to curb IS activities in Afghanistan
  • San Francisco Chronicle - Editorial: SF deserves answers about falsified cleanup at Hunters Point Shipyard -
  • Ardrossan and Saltcoats Herald - Hunterston B's 10-year safety milestone - Paul Fisher
  • Ukrinform - 60,000 tourists visited Chernobyl zone last year
  • Atomic Insights - Atomic fission technology is a terrible candidate for a "do not resuscitate" order. Antinuclear groups MUST not be granted right to put one in place - Rod Adams
  • San Onofre Safety - The Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) approves unsafe nuclear waste storage - San Onofre Safety
  • WCIV ABC News 4, Charleston, SC - SCE&G transformer to blame for oily sheen in Mt. Pleasant lake - Jenny Peterson
  • Charleston Post and Courier - South Carolina is officially taking applications for a new utility watchdog - Thad Moore
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Mysterious oil leak and months-long SCE&G cleanup plague Mount Pleasant lake neighborhood - Bo Petersen
  • Tri-City Herald - It's the 'most horrific idea' they ever heard. Northwest lawmakers grill Energy secretary - Annette Cary {Evernote}
  • USGS - M 5.2 - 21km ESE of Nemuro, Japan
  • USGS - M 4.5 - 7km SE of Nishio, Japan
  • Asahi Shimbun - Cherry tree that has stood test of time at its peak in Fukushima - Yosuke Fukudome
  • TEPCO - Situation of storing and treatment of accumulated water including highly concentrated radioactive materials at Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station
  • TEPCO - Financial Assistance from the Nuclear Damage Compensation and Decommissioning Facilitation Corporation
  • TEPCO - Evaluation of the exposure dose of workers at the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station - "
  • JAIF - Ikata-2 NPP to Be Decommissioned &ndash
  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - Notice Charter Renewals: Advisory Board on Radiation and Worker Health FR Document: 2018-07770 Citation: 83 FR 16359 PDF Pages 16359-16360
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2018-07939 Citation: 83 FR 16403 PDF Page 16403
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2018-08035 Citation: 83 FR 16403 PDF Page 16403
  • The Hill blog - Guatemala shows why the CIA must be held accountable for torture - Elizabeth Oglesby
  • VICE News - White House acknowledges the U.S. is at war in seven countries - Alexa Liautaud
  • Aiken Standard - Spar over MOX: U.S. Rep. Jeff Duncan, Secretary of Energy Rick Perry debate unfinished facility - Colin Demarest
  • Japan Times - Tepco's compensation for 3/11 victims has made matters worse for many - Philip Brasor and Masako Tsubuku
  • DOE:EM - DOE Selects Two Contractors for Multiple-Award Waste Disposal Contract
  • The Atlantic - Photos of the Week - Alan Taylor
  • Reno Gazette-Journal - Oil lease plan for Ruby Mountains reopened to public comment - Benjamin Spillman
  • FAIR.org - Few to No Anti-Bombing Voices as Trump Prepares to Escalate Syria War - Adam Johnson
  • FAIR.org - Major Papers Urge Trump to Kill Syrians, Risk World War III - Gregory Shupak

    Friday, April 13, 2018

  • POWERmag - Insiders Doubted SCANA's Ability to Manage Nuclear Project - Aaron Larson
  • POWERmag - Under Competitive Pressure, Nuclear Industry Doing All It Can, NEI Head Says - Sonal Patel
  • POWERmag - New Jersey Legislature Backs Nuclear Subsidies - Sonal Patel
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Chairman promises House vote on Yucca Mountain funding - Gary Martin
  • KTVZ Bend, OR - Energy secretary promises Walden not to privatize BPA--Unless Congress OKs move that NW lawmakers oppose - Barney Lerten
  • Sputnik News - 'Jaw-Jaw Better Than War': Why US-Led Coalition Shouldn't Attack Syria - Ekaterina Blinova
  • Sputnik News - UK 'Manipulating' Yulia Skripal as Poisoning Narrative Collapses – Academic - Ekaterina Blinova
  • KPVI Pocatello - Fire Department called due to Barrel Burst - Paul Beam
  • CNBC - The 'nightmare is now yours': EPA whistleblower details allegations against Scott Pruitt - Tom DiChristopher
  • Arkansas Democrat-Gazette - State immune from whistle-blower suits, Arkansas high court rules - John Moritz
  • Virginian-Pilot - Ex-Trump aide on leave after questioning Pruitt's spending - Michael Biesecker, Associated Press
  • Morning News, Blackfoot, ID - Drum spills low-level sludge at INL - Catie Clark
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - ORNL develops new alloy that could lead to more fuel-efficient vehicles - Brittany Crocker
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Waste drum ruptures at INL waste complex - Nathan Brown
  • Morning News, Blackfoot, ID - INL breaks ground for two new facilities - Leslie Mielke
  • Twin Falls Times-News - Radioactive sludge barrel ruptures at Idaho nuclear site - Keith Ridler, Associated Press
  • OPB.org - Radioactive Sludge Barrel Ruptures At Idaho Nuclear Facility - Keith Ridler
  • ABC News - The Latest: Radioactive material washed off 3 firefighters - Associated Press
  • Simi Valley Acorn - Protestors want SSFL cleaned up--Community moved by Simi girl's death, broken promises - Melissa Simon
  • ScienceDirect - Radioactively-hot particles detected in dusts and soils from Northern Japan by combination of gamma spectrometry, autoradiography, and SEM/EDS analysis and implications in radiation risk assessment - Marco Kaltofena, Arnie Gundersenb
  • AP News - Pompeo says He'll Work to Bolster Iran Nuke Deal
  • AP News - Radioactive sludge barrel ruptures at Idaho nuclear site - Keith Ridler
  • AP News - Analysis: Putin unlikely to leave strike on Syria unanswered - Vladimir Isachenkov
  • AP News - Russia says alleged chemical attack in Syria staged by UK - Vladimir Isachenkov
  • AP News - Trump pardons Cheney aide Scooter Libby
  • AP News - Trump puts off Syria strike decision, will talk to allies - Robert Burns and Catherine Lucey
  • AP News - The Latest: Radioactive material washed off 3 firefighters
  • Bloomberg - Four Big Risks From Bolton's National Security Council Purge - Hal Brands
  • Bloomberg - Trump Pardons Cheney Aide Scooter Libby for Lying in CIA Probe - Joshua Gallu
  • Bloomberg - Europeans and U.S. Make Progress in Push to Preserve Iran Deal - Margaret Talev and Nick Wadhams
  • Bloomberg - Senate Confirms Former Coal Lobbyist to EPA's No. 2 Job - Ari Natter
  • Reuters - Commentary: In Syria strike, the real danger is Russia - Peter Apps
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-New Jersey Senate, Assembly passes nuclear subsidy bill - Sethuraman N R
  • Reuters - Progress in Iran deal talks, but Trump stance uncertain - Arshad Mohammed, John Irish
  • BBC - The man who hunts 'hidden' radioactive objects - Chris Baraniuk
  • CNN - Trump's Syria threats are exactly why North Korea wants nuclear weapons - James Griffiths
  • The Hankyoreh - North Korea reportedly makes specific denuclearization proposal during working-level talks with US
  • The Hankyoreh - Considering a CTR effort for the Yongbyon nuclear facility - Kim Yeon-cheol.
  • CBS Sacramento - UC Davis Professors Leading Fight To Curb Nuclear Weapons - Angela Greenwood
  • Leicester Mercury - Could north Leicestershire be put forward as location for a nuclear waste dump? - Dan Martin
  • KOB TV4 Albuquerque - Nuclear waste storage concerns expressed
  • LobeLog - Saudi Arabia and the Nuclear Temptation - Thomas W. Lippman
  • New York Times - New Jersey Takes a Big Step Toward Renewable Energy (and Nuclear Gets Help, for Now) - Nick Corasaniti and Brad Plumer
  • Forbes blog - New Jersey's Nuclear Plants Have Been Saved, But At A Hefty Price - Michael Shellenberger, president of Environmental Progress, a research and policy organization
  • Newburyport Daily News, MA - C-10 can intervene in Seabrook nuclear power plant case - Jack Shea
  • KGO/TV ABC7 San Francisco - EPA letter reveals Navy's downplay of radioactive soil in SF's Bayview - Kate Larsen
  • ANSA Italia - Nuke plant seized after sea contaminated
  • Platts - No new nuclear units will be built in US due to high cost: Exelon official - Steven Dolley
  • World Nuclear News - Gender diversity in the UK nuclear industry
  • World Nuclear News - New Jersey passes ZEC legislation
  • World Nuclear News - Measuring the true cost of power production
  • World Nuclear News - French soil decontamination tested in Fukushima
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Recession fears fueled cash concerns for Vogtle minority owner - Kristi E. Swartz
  • Platts - Czech Dukovany-4 nuclear reactor in unplanned outage - Chris Johnstone
  • The State, SC - Letter: Did SCANA's auditors warn of risks, problems for nuclear construction project?Did SCANA's auditors warn of risks, problems for nuclear construction project? - Larry Knight, Columbia
  • E&E Daily - POLICY: N.J. lawmakers pass nuclear subsidy plan - David Iaconangelo
  • Homeland Security Today - FEMA to Evaluate Nuclear Emergency Readiness of Pennsylvania, Maryland
  • TASS - Russia discusses prospects for building nuclear power plants with Saudi Arabia, Uzbekistan
  • RT - Russia to suspend nuclear, rocket cooperation with America, ban US tobacco & alcohol – draft law
  • Yonhap News - New KEPCO chief calls for more effort to export S. Korean nuclear reactors - hdh@yna.co.kr
  • Bellona - Russia's decommissioning of historic reactor hobbled by bumbling secrecy - Charles Digges
  • ECNS China News Service - Daya Bay nuclear plant achieves 'world-class' status
  • Energy Live News - Sir David King joins nuclear fusion advisory board - Jonny Bairstow
  • PR Newswire - PSEG Nuclear's Hope Creek Generating Station Begins Refueling Outage and Sets New Records - PSEG Nuclear
  • Aiken Standard, SC - Spar over MOX: U.S. Rep. Jeff Duncan, Secretary of Energy Rick Perry debate unfinished facility - Colin Demarest
  • North Jersey News - Nuclear subsidy approved, could cost NJ ratepayers billions - Nicholas Pugliese
  • IAEA - Call for Presentations: International Conference on the Security of Radioactive Material due 30 April 2018 - Richard Gordon, IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security
  • Kyiv Post - US Embassy concerned about threats of radioactive contamination in Donbas: Russia must stop this conflict - Interfax-Ukraine
  • StateImpact Pennsylvania - FirstEnergy: If feds don't help us, more power plants will close. Trump's thinking about it - Reid Frazier
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Unimpressed by Pinker
  • The State, SC - Santee Cooper may object to SCANA-Dominion merger - Sammy Fretwell
  • North Country Public Radio - Feds want more financial information in Vermont Yankee deal - Associated Press
  • SF Bay Indymedia - The Struggle for Justice at SF Hunters Point Naval Shipyard & Dr. Ahimsa Porter Sumchai - Labor Video Project
  • California Healthline - Local Leader 'Outraged' Over Clean-Up Efforts For Former Nuclear Weapons Research Facility
  • KQED - S.F. Supervisor Calls for Hearing Into Hunters Point Shipyard Cleanup
  • Richmond Times-Dispatch - S.C.-based Santee Cooper wants say in possible SCANA-Dominion Energy merger - Associated Press
  • Index-Journal, Greenwood, SC - Massey: Return utility tax savings to ratepayers - Adam Benson
  • ABC Columbia - Are you really getting $1000 back? Tyler Ryan learns about the real Dominion deal from the horses mouth - Tyler Ryan
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Environmental groups: SCE&G 'refusing and obstructing' requests for nuclear project records - Thad Moore
  • NAS - Project Update: Independent Assessment of Science and Technology for the Department of Energy's Defense Environmental Cleanup Program
  • USGS - M 4.7 - 116km E of Miyako, Japan
  • USGS - M 5.3 - 24km ESE of Nemuro, Japan
  • IAEA - Long Night of Research 2018
  • Japan Times - Tepco's compensation for 3/11 victims has made matters worse for many - Philip Brasor and Masako Tsubuku
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Govt must establish a long-term, stable power supply for the nation
  • Mainichi Daily - Contractors siphoned 1.6 million yen off pay of Vietnamese trainees sent to Fukushima
  • Mainichi Daily - Editorial: Japan must make concerted push to switch to green energy economy
  • Jiji Press - Assembly Seats to Be Kept for N-Plant District in Fukushima
  • BelTA - Peculiarities of interaction between Belarusian, Lithuanian power grids explained
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea, U.S. in full agreement on efforts to denuclearize N. Korea: security adviser - bdk@yna.co.kr
  • Senator Dean Heller (R-NV) - Heller Grills OMB Director Mulvaney on Yucca Mountain
  • Senator Dean Heller (R-NV) - OMB Director Tells Heller He is Open to Alternative Proposed Nuclear Waste Storage Sites
  • Senate Committee on Appropriations Subcommittee on Energy and Water Development - Chairman Lamar Alexander Opening Statement - Hearing to Review the FY2019 Budget Request for the U.S. Department of Energy and the National Nuclear Security Administration - April 11, 2018
  • Senate Committee on Appropriations Subcommittee on Energy and Water Development - Testimony of Secretary Rick Perry, U.S. Department of Energy - April 11, 2018
  • Senator Dean Heller (R-NV) - OMB Director Tells Heller He is Open to Alternative Proposed Nuclear Waste Storage Sites
  • House Committee on Energy and Commerce - #SubEnergy Hosts DOE Secretary Perry to Talk DOE Budget and its Role in the 21st Century
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Weekly Receipts FR Document: 2018-07690 Citation: 83 FR 16087 PDF Page 16087
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Requirements for Renewal of Operating Licenses for Nuclear Power Plants FR Document: 2018-07729 Citation: 83 FR 16134 PDF Pages 16134-16135
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Guidance: Supplementary Guidance Documents for Subsequent License Renewal FR Document: 2018-07698 Citation: 83 FR 16133 PDF Pages 16133-16134
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards FR Document: 2018-07704 Citation: 83 FR 16131 PDF Pages 16131-16132
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on APR1400 FR Document: 2018-07688 Citation: 83 FR 16132 PDF Pages 16132-16133
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards; Subcommittee on NuScale FR Document: 2018-07689 Citation: 83 FR 16131 PDF Page 16131

    Thursday, April 12, 2018

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Senators question Yucca Mountain in DOE's proposed budget - Gary Martin
  • Oak Ridger - Historically Speaking: Thorium may be the key to the second nuclear era - D. Ray Smith
  • KIFI Idaho Falls - DOE Emergency Center investigating cleanup project incident
  • The Independent - As Theresa May gears up for war in Syria, we should remember what hypocrites we are about chemical warfare in the Middle East - Robert Fisk
  • Washington Post - The Latest: Chem weapons watchdog to start work Saturday - Associated Press
  • New York Times - Trump Says Syria Attack 'Could Be Very Soon or Not So Soon at All' - Eileen Sullivan
  • NPR - Chemical Weapons Team Is On Its Way To Syria, Watchdog Group Says - Bill Chappell
  • BBC - Syria war: Weapons key players have at their disposal
  • BBC - Syria 'chemical attack': US weighs up military response
  • Sputnik News - US 'May Be Entrenched Into the Syrian War on a Larger Scale' - Analyst
  • South Florida Sun-Sentinel - Whistle-blowers: Learn to love the leaker | Opinion - Frederik Obermaier and Bastian Obermayer
  • Government Accountability Project - GAP to Host Science Whistleblower Teach-In at March for Science 2.0
  • KGO/TV ABC7 San Francisco - Watchdog says Interior failed to keep records to explain controversial reassignments - Stephanie Ebbs
  • KPVI Pocatello - INL Break Ground on Two Research Facilities - Idaho National Laboratory news release
  • East Idaho News - INL breaks ground on new research and development facilities - Natalia Hepworth
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - Groundbreaking held for new INL buildings in I.F. - Nathan Brown
  • Idaho Falls Magazine - INL Breaks New Ground - S. Smede
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - INL Fire Department responds to incident at Waste Management Complex
  • East Idaho News - UPDATE: INL Fire Department responds to incident at RWMC - Nate Sunderland
  • WATE 6 Knoxville - Oak Ridge National Laboratory tests mercury in the environment - Amanda Ketchledge
  • OPB.org - Workers Set To Empty Hanford Basin Of Radioactive Sludge – 400 Yards From The River - Anna King
  • WSU Insider - April 18: Natural phenomena hazards at Hanford Site focus of DOE lecture
  • Boise State Public Radio - Barrel Ruptures At Idaho Nuke Site, No Injuries - Associated Press
  • Reuters - Iran tells France not to be influenced by Saudi prince on nuclear deal - Parisa Hafezi
  • Reuters - Pompeo says he 'wants to fix' Iran deal, work with allies if can't be fixed - Patricia Zengerle and Lesley Wroughton
  • Reuters - Essar Oil settles $2.5 billion Iran oil dues, still owes about $616 million - Nidhi Verma
  • Reuters - EU extends rights sanctions on Iran, at odds over new measures - Gabriela Baczynska, Robert-Jan Bartunek
  • Reuters - Netanyahu uses Holocaust event to urge action against Syria, Iran - Dan Williams
  • World Nuclear News - Uranium should be on government agenda, ERA says
  • World Nuclear News - Regulator asks EDF to extend Flamanville weld checks
  • Reason Foundation - How We Screwed Up Nuclear Power - Ronald Bailey
  • Christian Science Monitor - How Fukushima turned a nuclear advocate into an antinuclear champion - Clare Kittredge
  • Jefferson Public Radio, Southern Oregon University (SOU) - Workers Set To Empty Hanford's Infamous K-Basin Of Radioactive Sludge - Anna King
  • ABC.au - Nuclear waste from Australia's only reactor ready to be dumped - Michelle Brown
  • Daily Post North Wales - Small Gwynedd nuclear reactors site would bring 'much needed boost to economy' - Owen Hughes
  • Korea Herald - S. Korea OKs restart of nuclear reactor - KBS World Radio
  • KBS WORLD Radio - Gori-4 Nuclear Reactor Reactivated after Coolant Leaks Fixed
  • The Progressive - Dr. Ira Helfand: Why We Should Start Worrying and Learn to Fear Nuclear War - Lucas Sczygelski
  • Arizona Republic - Palo Verde nuclear plant could close if renewable-energy measure passes, APS says - Ryan Randazzo
  • Asbury Park Press - Oyster Creek nuclear plant needs 'autopsy,' environmentalists demand - Amanda Oglesby
  • South Strand News, SC - Experts: Seismic testing may release radioactive material from ocean floor - Clayton Stairs
  • IAEA - Meeting on Nuclear Law and Legislative Assistance Held in Vienna - Fanny Tonos, IAEA Office of Legal Affairs
  • Kyiv Post - Getting rid of our nuclear weapons was a mistake, says Ukraine's national defense secretary - Interfax-Ukraine
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - Activists maintain opposition against proposed nuclear waste facility - DeJanay Booth
  • E&E Daily - DOE: Panel grills Perry on budget; nuke bill to re-emerge - Sam Mintz and Christa Marshall
  • Mainichi Daily - Fukushima town to allow overnight stays for 1st time since nuke plant meltdowns - Seiichi Yuasa
  • Plymouth Herald - The giant tunnel near Plymouth which hides a deadly nuclear secret - Andy Greenwood
  • Illawarra Mercury - Port Kembla a possibility for secret nuclear shipment - Glen Humphries
  • Aiken Standard, SC - DOE signals one-year contract extension for Savannah River Nuclear Solutions - Colin Demarest
  • Defense Daily Network - Feinstein Won't Vote for DoE Budget That Includes B83 Bomb - Dan Leone
  • Cumbria Mail - Nuclear alert siren goes off across Barrow WITH VIDEO - Amy Fenton
  • St George and Sutherland Shire Leader - Spent nuclear fuel rods to be shipped from Lucas Heights to France for processing
  • KNAU Arizona Public Radio - House Bill Would Fund Cancer Treatment on Tribal Lands - Ryan Heinsius
  • WWMT West Michigan - Nuclear Regulatory Commission to hold meeting on Palisades safety rating
  • SOFREP - Did You Know? A Belgian and a Brit helped America win the race to the atomic bomb SOFREP Original Content - C. Danielle Bizier
  • Oak Ridger - UPF reports controversial logging 'was completed' - Ben Pounds
  • KREG-TV WesternSlopeNow, Glenwood Springs, CO - Former Atomic Workers Find Healthcare Resources Through Town Hall Meeting - Tyler Young
  • Iranian Financial Tribune - Nuclear Power Output in Bushehr Hits Record
  • Japan Times - Hiroshima hibakusha turns to tanka for anti-nuclear message - Yuji Yamamoto
  • Japan Times - Tepco prediction that 15.7-meter tsunami could hit Fukushima plant stunned regulators just four days before 2011 disaster
  • Reuters - EU extends rights sanctions on Iran, at odds over new measures - Gabriela Baczynska, Robert-Jan Bartunek
  • NJ Spotlight - Down to the Wire: Controversial Clean-Energy Bills Scheduled for Vote - Tom Johnson
  • KTUU - Barrel ruptures at Idaho nuclear site, no injuries - Associated Press
  • KHQ Spokane - Emergency Operations Center activated at nuclear site in eastern Idaho - Nichole Mischke, KHQ Right Now
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - INL Fire Department responds to incident at Waste Management Complex
  • IAEA - Nuclear Experts Receive Hands-On Training on How to Conduct IAEA Integrated Regulatory Review Service Missions - Matt Fisher, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • All Things Nuclear - Nuclear Regulatory Commission SAGging? - Dave Lochbaum, director, Nuclear Safety Project
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: NEI head emphasizes states' role in saving plants - Sam Mintz
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: DOE zeroed out millions in fees for Vogtle loan guarantee - Hannah Northey and Kristi E. Swartz
  • SF Chronicle - SF shipyard activists frustrated by naval officials on alleged soil test fraud - Cynthia Dizikes and Michael Cabanatuan
  • CBS San Francisco - Hunters Point Cleanup Dubbed 'Biggest Case Of Eco-Fraud In U.S. History' - Katie Nielsen
  • NBC Bay Area - EPA Letter Reveals New Problems with Hunters Point Radiation Data--Agency finds nearly all of the radiation data that it reviewed is 'suspect.' - By Liz Wagner and Mark Villarreal
  • SF Examiner - EPA review of contaminated Hunters Point Shipyard finds more falsified soil testing data - Laura Waxmann
  • Curbed San Francisco - Faked cleanup at Hunters Point Shipyard much worse than Navy estimates - Chris Roberts
  • KRON4 - Letter from EPA reports new problems with radiation data at Hunters Point - Maureen Kelly
  • SF Bayview - Radiation problems multiply for San Francisco's Hunters Point - Kirsten Stade
  • Government Accountability Project - UN/WIPO: GAP Urges Protection of UN Whistleblower Who Reported Top-level Corruption
  • DOE - Department of Energy Announces $99 Million for Small Business Research and Development Grants
  • NRC - NRC to Hold Open House to Discuss 2017 Performance of River Bend Nuclear Power Plant
  • USGS - M 5.1 - 109km NW of Iwanai, Japan
  • USGS - M 4.8 - 61km E of Ishinomaki, Japan
  • USGS - M 4.9 - 112km E of Yamada, Japan
  • Fin24 CapeTown - SA faces bleak future if IPP plan goes ahead - Rob Jeffrey
  • Press TV - US may impose 'very strong' sanctions against Iran: Mnuchin
  • Press TV - Iran warns France not be influenced by bin Salman's claims, warmongering
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2018-07685 Citation: 83 FR 15879 PDF Page 15879
  • House Energy and Commerce Committee - Testimony of Secretary Rick Perry U.S. Department of Energy Before the U.S. House Energy and Commerce Committee April 1 2, 201 8
  • House Energy and Commerce Committee - The Fiscal Year 2019 Department of Energy Budget
  • SF Bayview - The strange silence of Rep. Pelosi and Sen. Feinstein over the $1 billion US fraud scandal with Tetra Tech at Hunters Point Naval Shipyard - Steve Zeltzer, KPFA WorkWeek Radio
  • OH&S Canada - Ames, Iowa: DOL Hosting Event for Ames Laboratory Workers This Month - EEOICPA
  • SwissInfo - Extra CHF1bn needed to decommission Swiss nuclear plants
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Draft energy proposal focuses on renewable sources / Panel also stresses less N-power dependence
  • FAIR.org - Major Papers Urge Trump to Kill Syrians, Risk World War III
  • FAIR.org - Media's Linguistic Gymnastics Mislead on Gaza Protests
  • DOE:EM - DOE Awards Renewal of Grant to the Energy Communities Alliance

    Wednesday, April 11, 2018

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Las Vegas board to continue fight against Yucca Mountain - Richard N. Velotta
  • Energy Collective - India Slashes Plans for New Nuclear Reactors by Two-Thirds - Dan Yurman
  • Financial Express - Modi government cuts nuclear power capacity addition target to one-third - Pragya Srivastava
  • Financial Analyst - Thorium Reactor Market to be at Forefront by 2025 - Nitin
  • NextBigFuture - Nuclear Fusion Update
  • E&E Daily - DOE: Fired employee asserts 'evidence of crimes' - Hannah Northey
  • Los Alamos Monitor - LANL struggles with fission materials issues in March - Tris DeRoma
  • Idaho Mountain Express - With deadline looming, history weighs heavy at INL--DOE has until the end of the year to continue use of nuclear waste treatment plant
  • Knoxville News Sentinel - DOE announces $1.8 billion toward world's first exascale computers, one at ORNL - Brittany Crocker
  • Aiken Standard, SC - SRR names new chief engineer
  • Vancouver Columbian - Hanford nuclear site topic of weekend talk
  • AP News - US, global allies discussing options for Syria
  • Bloomberg - Coal Dead? Peak Oil Demand? Five Takes on Fossil Fuels' Future - Joe Ryan
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-ASN imposes test on more weldings at EDF's Flamanville reactor - Geert De Clercq
  • Reuters - Saudi minister doubts that U.S. and Europe can agree on Iran deal - John Irish
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Facing reality in the US-Saudi nuclear agreement: South Korea - Victor Gilinsky, Henry Sokolski
  • Albuquerque Journal - Activists kick off NM tour to protest nuke storage plan - Associated Press
  • Euronews - The EU's nuclear power dilemma - Damon Embling
  • The Australian - Tight security for shipment of nuclear waste from Lucas Heights to France - Sian Powell
  • Public News Service - Groups Fight Nuclear Waste Storage Proposal in NM - Roz Brown, Public News Service - NM
  • State Port Pilot, Southport, NC - NRC schedules 'open house' to discuss 2017 safety record at Brunswick nuclear plant
  • Reuters - CORRECTED-China begins fuel loading at long-delayed EPR nuclear project - David Stanway
  • Charleston Post and Courier - S.C. regulators could consider temporary SCE&G rate cut before resolving nuclear fiasco - Thad Moore
  • SA Independent - Debunking nuclear cost, safety concerns - Adri Senekal de Wet
  • Asahi Shimbun - Nuclear power here to stay, but other energy sources needed - Shinichi Sekine
  • Asahi Shimbun - TEPCO worker: Boss scrapped tsunami wall for Fukushima plant
  • World Nuclear News - Reactor internals en route to demo Hualong One unit
  • World Nuclear News - Fuel loading under way at Chinese EPR
  • InDaily Adelaide - Marshall still open to nuclear power - Tom Richardson
  • News Corp Australia - Qatar: Saudi Arabia's nuclear plan for enemy escalates Middle East feud
  • Mesa Journal, University of Texas - Nuclear conference depicts new realm in energy - Ana Ruth Lugo Mejia
  • New Jersey On-Line - Will Murphy save us from PSEG's outrageous nuke subsidy? | Moran - Tom Moran
  • WHNS Greenville - Duke Energy: Sirens near Oconee nuclear plant will sound Wednesday during quarterly test - Dal Kalsi
  • Uganda Monitor - Act decisively on radioactive waste
  • WLTX Columbia, SC - Dominion Energy Continues Push for SCANA Merger - Loren Thomas
  • Free Times, Columbia SC - CityWatch: Legislature is Out of Touch and In Denial on Dominion Deal - Kevin Fisher
  • Utility Week UK - Civil nuclear faces 'significant damage' outside Euratom - David Blackman
  • ArabianBusiness - US giant Bechtel in talks over role in Saudi nuclear programme
  • Namibian New Era - Uranium and zinc remain Namibia's top exports to China - Edgar Brandt
  • Eugene Register-Guard - There's no evidence of Iran nuclear ambition, but U.S. could fuel it - Paul Barker
  • Carolina Coast Online, Morehead City, NC. P - Editorial: Renewable energy
  • Wicklow News - WPPN Information Meeting on the UKs proposals to expand their Nuclear Programme
  • Daily Pioneer, New Delhi - Slogan-writing contest on nuclear energy held
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Hurdles ahead for govt's effort to promote renewable energy
  • University of California - The 'aha moment' that led to nuclear physics - Robyn Schelenz
  • BelTA - Opinion: BelNPP project criticized mainly by Lithuanian politicians, not specialists
  • Forbes blog - Trump May Greenlight An $8 Billion Attack On Competitive Energy Markets - Dick Munson, EDF's Director, Midwest Clean Energy
  • Bennington Banner - Feds OK emergency changes at VY
  • OPB.org - Yakama Nation's Hanford Warrior Russell Jim Dies - Anna King
  • Long Valley Patch, NJ - Your NJ Electric Bills May Go Up, If Gov. Phil Murphy Says Yes--Lawmakers are set to pass legislation on Thursday. The legislation then needs Gov. Phil Murphy's signature. - Tom Davis
  • Lacey Patch, NJ - Nuclear Watchdogs Want 'Autopsy' Of Oyster Creek After Closure - Patricia A. Miller
  • London Times - Fallout from EDF reactor hits Hinkley Point - Adam Sage, Emily Gosden
  • Crain's Cleveland Business - FirstEnergy Solutions' collapse casts pall over Chicago money manager
  • London Times - One Flamanville is quite enough - Alistair Osborne
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Environmental groups: SCE&G 'refusing and obstructing' requests for nuclear project records - Thad Moore
  • The State, SC - SCE&G customers soon could get a partial break from paying for failed nuclear project - Avery G. Wilks
  • The State, SC - Was your SC House member inconsistent on the three solar v SCE&G votes? - Cindi Ross Scoppe
  • The State, SC - The on-again, off-again love affair between the SC House and SCE&G is back on again - Cindi Ross Scoppe
  • The State, SC - SCE&G customers soon could get a partial break from paying for failed nuclear project - Avery G. Wilks
  • Utility Dive - South Carolina solar bill fails to pass after procedural change - Robert Walton
  • Greenville News, SC - Utility companies flex their muscles, SC House votes to kill solar bill - Sammy Fretwell
  • WNAX - Grants Given to University Iowa to Study Nuclear Spent Fuel
  • FOX5 NY - Uncertain future after Indian Point nuclear plant closes - Arthur Chi'en
  • Lower Hudson Journal - Nuclear Regulatory Commission OKs repairs to Indian Point reactor after leak - Thomas C. Zambito
  • Port Augusta Transcontinental - Radioactive waste management program awards local grants - Marco Balsamo
  • DigitalJournal - OpEd: Dumb move of the week – NRC approves two nuke plants in Florida - Karen Graham
  • NRDC.org - Catapulting New Jersey Into the Clean Energy Future - Dale Bryk
  • SA Independent - OPINION: IPP agreements will be costly for SA
  • E&E Daily - JAPAN: Could more nuclear plants be coming?
  • Nation.Cymru - Anti-nuclear organisations launch 'alliance' to stop nuclear dumping in Wales
  • Windham County Commons - OpEd: Insults and lies from the anti-nukersInsults and lies from the anti-nukers - Dan Jeffries, Vermont Yankee
  • The Guardian - Post-industrial Plymouth was broke. So it took business into its own hands - Aditya Chakrabortty
  • WVEC 13News Now, NC - Enterprise officially inactivated, will remain at Newport News shipyard
  • Beyond Nuclear - Sample comments you can use to write your own for submission to NRC in opposition to Holtec's CISF in s.e. NM
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Letter: Don't rush sale of Santee Cooper - Jim Rozier, Dennis Boulevard, Moncks Corner
  • IAEA - Expanding Radiation Protection Officers' Knowledge: Train-the-Trainers Workshop in Uruguay - Lenka Dojcanova, IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security
  • Asahi Shimbun - VOX POPULI: Fukushima town blossom festival marks a genuine spring of rebirth
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - '20 torch relay to highlight recovery
  • Mainichi Daily - TEPCO staffer testifies execs put off tsunami measures at Fukushima plant
  • Mainichi Daily - Fukushima doctor visits elderly patients dressed as period drama characters
  • Mainichi Daily - 2020 torch relay to highlight Japan's recovery from disaster
  • Mainichi Daily - France's Macron and Saudi prince discuss response to Syria
  • Jiji Press - TEPCO's Huge Tsunami Estimate Stunned Regulators Just before 2011 Disaster
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Voluntary Reporting of Planned New Reactor Applications FR Document: 2018-07456 Citation: 83 FR 15644 PDF Pages 15644-15645
  • DOE:EM - EM Update | Vol. 10, Issue 14 | April 10, 2018
  • Brattleboro Reformer, VT - Feds OK emergency planning changes at Vermont Yankee - Mike Faher, VTDigger
  • CNIC - Nuke Info Tokyo No. 183 (March/April 2018)
  • CNIC - Fukushima Evacuees Abandoned by the Government
  • CNIC - Fukushima Now Part 1: On the Eighth Spring Since the Accident –Living in a world full of contradictions
  • CNIC - Fukushima Now Part 2: Current State of Post-Accident Operations at Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station (July to December 2017)
  • CNIC - Application for Monju's Decommissioning Schedule
  • CNIC - News Watch

    Tuesday, April 10, 2018

  • KOLO 8 Reno - Nuclear waste is coming through town, the state is getting local responders ready - Ed Pearce
  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists - Why fusion? - Robert J. Goldston, professor of Astrophysical Sciences at Princeton University
  • Law360 - DOL Sends Revision Of Beryllium Rule To OMB For Final OK - Vin Gurrieri
  • KCET Burbank, CA - Whittaker-Bermite: Environmental Redemption in Santa Clarita, California
  • BBC - Alexander Perepilichnyy: Russian's inquest resumes
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - WIPP reinstates Speaker's Bureau - Jessica Onsurez
  • DOE:Newswise - DOE Announces Request for Proposals for LLNL's Next-Generation Supercomputer - Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
  • Albuquerque Journal - Nuclear fuel storage plan sparks fears - Adrian C. Hedden
  • Yakima Herald-Republic - Yakama elder Russell Jim, known for waging a fight for nuclear cleanup, is laid to rest - Phil Ferolito
  • Bloomberg - Bechtel in Talks Over Potential Role in Saudi Nuclear Program - Vivian Nereim
  • Bloomberg - Biggest U.S. Electric Grid Has Plan to Keep Power Plants Afloat - Jim Polson
  • Bloomberg - Developing A Secure Nuclear Energy Strategy In Middle East: IP3 - Pimm Fox and Lisa Abramowicz
  • Bloomberg - What Trump Should -- Or Shouldn't -- Do to Rescue Power Plants - Joe Ryan
  • Reuters - U.S. backs EU Iran sanctions push, warns firms against Tehran trade - William James
  • Reuters - United States says risks remain for those considering doing business with Iran - William James
  • Reuters - UPDATE 2-EDF says Flamanville weldings problems worse than expected - Geert De Clercq
  • Reuters - Japan energy panel sees role for nuclear in 2050 emissions targets - Yuka Obayashi
  • Reuters - EDF says Flamanville weldings problems may impact schedule, cost - Geert De Clercq
  • Reuters - As prince visits, Saudi Aramco to sign $10 billion of deals in France - Marine Pennetier and John Irish
  • Press of Atlantic City - Thursday vote expected on nuclear, solar, wind subsidy bills - Michelle Brunetti
  • Washington Examiner - Environmentalists split on letting carbon-free nuclear power die - Josh Siegel
  • WKSU, Kent State University, Kent, OH - There will be Enhanced Regulatory Oversight of the Region's Nuclear Power Plants - Tim Rudell
  • Kilkenny People - Meeting in Kilkenny on UK nuclear expansion and Hinkley power station - Sam Matthews
  • Hurriyet Daily News - Presenting opposite views on nuclear energy - Faruk Bildirici
  • Daily Sabah - Nuclear power essential for Turkey's development, growth ambitions - Ali Degermenci
  • WOWT 6 Omaha - Nuclear plant emergency procedure scaled back at FCS - Josh Spreiter
  • Financial Times - EDF's Flamanville nuclear reactor may face delay after welding issues - David Keohane
  • Aiken Standard, SC - SRS welcomes Deputy Energy Secretary Dan Brouillette - Julie Petersen
  • Uganda Monitor - Mukono rejects radioactive waste site - Emmanuel Ainebyoona & Fred Muzaale
  • BBC - Bird colony delays Anglesey Wylfa Newydd nuclear plans
  • SA Independent - OPINION: Let's not get hoodwinked by all the anti-nuclear rhetoric - Adri Senekal De Wet
  • Mehr News - Bushehr nuclear power plant hits record high
  • SooToday, Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario - Could remote Northern towns and mine sites go nuclear? - Karen McKinley
  • Northern Ontario Business - Nuclear power plan for the North - Karen McKinley
  • InsideSources, Youngstown, OH - Business Group Investigates Radioactive Weapon Dumps - Connor D. Wolf
  • Xinhua - Chinese nuclear power giant builds solar plant in Malaysia
  • CBS 17, Raleigh, NC - NRC plans open house about Harris nuclear plant's 2017 performance
  • Yonhap News - U.S. should get N.K. commitment to abandon nukes: Victor Cha - hague@yna.co.kr
  • The State, SC - Ads touting Dominion-SCANA deal are back, just ahead of a key vote on SC power bills - Avery G. Wilks
  • Aiken Standard, SC - Federal nuclear regulator to host MOX 'open house' in Aiken County - Colin Demarest
  • IAEA - IAEA Network Fosters International Cooperation That Strengthens Nuclear Security, Members Agree at Annual Meeting - Susanna Lööf, IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security
  • Asahi Shimbun - Study: Interest on TEPCO loans to cost taxpayers 218 billion yen
  • Mainichi Daily - Japan pushes renewables, keeps nuclear in energy plan through 2050
  • Asahi Shimbun - Spring festival returns to town that evacuated in nuke disaster - Kazumasa Sugimura
  • Mainichi Daily - Japan pushes renewables, keeps nuclear in energy plan through 2050
  • Bloomberg - First Small-Scale Nuclear Reactor May Be Just Eight Years Away - Jim Polson
  • Prior Lake American, Savage MN - Letter: Say 'no' to nuclear bailouts - Julia McCormick, Prior Lake
  • IAEA - IAEA and GIF Expand Collaboration on Innovative Reactors - Chirayu Batra, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • Union of Concerned Scientists blog - Department of Energy Releases Bogus Study to Prop Up Coal Plants - Jeremy Richardson, senior energy analyst
  • FITSNews.com, SC - Dominion Deal Could Impact SC Partisan Primary Elections--People want their payouts …
  • WCBD News 2, Charleston, SC - BCDCOG hears presentation from Dominion Energy about proposed merger with SCANA - Libba Holland
  • Reuters - U.S. FERC says PSEG unit violated power market rules - Scott DiSavino
  • Santa Maria Times - Diablo Canyon power reduced for intake cleaning
  • Bacon's Rebellion - How Coal Saved the Grid in January - James A. Bacon
  • Sputnik News - Russia Reportedly Deploys Deep-Sea Division in the Arctic
  • NJ Spotlight - FERC Says PSEG Subsidiary Made False Statements over 9-Year Period - Tom Johnson
  • Chicago Tribune - Why we can't comprehend climate change - Meara Sharma
  • Beyond Nuclear - Safe energy groups call for an "autopsy" of Oyster Creek as part of decommissioning the country's oldest nuclear reactor
  • Beyond Nuclear - Will FirstEnergy's lavish lobbying dollars buy a bailout?
  • Beyond Nuclear - Plowshares action at Kings Bay Naval Base, GA
  • Seeking Alpha - Skip Dominion Until We Have Clarity On SCANA - Hale Stewart
  • Charleston Post and Courier - S.C. power companies holding tax savings that could reduce rates until regulators weigh in - Thad Moore
  • The State, SC - SC House to SCE&G: We're just not that into you anymore - Cindi Ross Scoppe
  • All Things Nuclear - China in Focus #21: Finding Middle Ground in the Middle Kingdom - Gregory Kulacki, China project manager and senior analyst
  • NAS - Project Update: Disposal of Surplus Plutonium in the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant
  • NAS - Project Update: Review of Report on Long-Term Health Effects on Human Test Subjects from Army Testing of Biological and Chemical Agents, Drugs, Medications, and Substances
  • NRC - NRC to Hold Open House to Discuss 2017 Performance of Three Mile Island Nuclear Power Plant
  • NRC - NRC to Hold Open House to Discuss 2017 Performance of Brunswick Nuclear Power Plant
  • NRC - NRC Schedules Open House to Discuss Mixed Oxide Facility Performance
  • NRC - NRC to Hold Open House to Discuss 2017 Performance of Harris Nuclear Power Plant
  • NRC - NRC to Hold Open House to Discuss 2017 Performance of Byron Nuclear Power Plant
  • NRC - NRC to Hold Public Meetings in New Mexico on Proposed Holtec Consolidated Interim Spent Fuel Facility
  • IAEA - Namibia Enlists the IAEA to Help Study its Marine Ecosystem Supporting Key Fisheries - Miklos Gaspar, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication; Lucas Smalldon, IAEA Department of Nuclear Sciences and Applications
  • World Nuclear News - Council formed to support Canadian isotope production
  • World Nuclear News - Another Japanese unit resumes commercial operation
  • World Nuclear News - Quality issue detected with Flamanville EPR welds
  • World Nuclear News - Final Barakah dome complete
  • Trend News Agency, Azerbaijan - Tehran, Moscow close ranks to withstand sanctions - Azer Ahmadbayli
  • Japan Times - Japan pushes renewables, keeps nuclear in energy plan through 2050
  • Jiji Press - Japan to Aim to Realize Carbon-Free Society by 2050
  • Bellona - Nuclear Power Wildly Popular in Russia, Independent Poll Shows - Charles Digges
  • Yonhap News - N. Korean diplomat reaffirms commitment to 'phased, synchronized' denuclearization - lcd@yna.co.kr
  • Press TV - Another national day of Iran's nuclear technology
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Financial Protection Requirements and Indemnity Agreements FR Document: 2018-07258 Citation: 83 FR 15422 PDF Pages 15422-15423
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: General Domestic Licenses for Byproduct Material FR Document: 2018-07259 Citation: 83 FR 15421 PDF Pages 15421-15422
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Standards for Protection Against Radiation FR Document: 2018-07257 Citation: 83 FR 15411 PDF Pages 15411-15412
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Applications and Amendments Involving Proposed No Significant Hazards Considerations, etc. FR Document: 2018-06668 Citation: 83 FR 15412 PDF Pages 15412-15420
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Amendment Applications: Northern States Power Co.: Minnesota, Prairie Island Nuclear Generating Plant, Independent Spent Fuel Storage Installation, Correct Inspection Intervals Acceptance Criteria FR Document: 2018-07304 Citation: 83 FR 15420 PDF Pages 15420-15421
  • DoL:DEEOIC - Outreach Event: Ames, Iowa
  • The Intercept - VIDEO: A BRIEF HISTORY OF U.S. INTERVENTION IN IRAQ OVER THE PAST HALF CENTURY - Jeremy Scahill
  • STA - Slovenska Tiskovna Agencija - Brussels proposes oral hearing over arbitration lawsuit for 2 May

    Monday, April 09, 2018

  • Sputnik News - 'Let NATO Hold Drills Somewhere Else' – Republika Srpska's President
  • Washington Post - How the FBI uses the Freedom of Information Act to track down whistleblowers - Zack Kopplin
  • Washington Post - Syria says strike on military base carried out by Israeli warplanes - Erin Cunningham and Ruth Eglash
  • Los Angeles Times - Whistleblowers are vital to democracy. We need to better protect them - Frederik Obermaier, Bastian Obermayer
  • Oak Ridge Today - DOE announces $1.8 billion program for new supercomputers, with one at ORNL - John Huotari
  • Oregon Public Broadcasting - Hanford Workers' Radiation Exposure Halts Nuclear Plant Demolition - Nicholas K. Geranios
  • AP News - US official says North Korean leader ready to discuss nukes - Josh Lederman
  • Bloomberg - Four Things on Every Power Nerd Needs to Watch - Mark Chediak
  • Bloomberg - The Mystery Strike on Syria No One Will Claim - Andrew J Barden
  • Reuters - Iran tells Trump he would regret dropping nuclear deal
  • Reuters - Commentary: Why Iran won't cut back on its missile program - Maysam Behravesh
  • Reuters - North Korea tells U.S. it is prepared to discuss denuclearization: source - Matt Spetalnick, David Brunnstrom
  • Forbes blog - Solar Power Investment Outstripped Coal, Gas and Nuclear Combined In 2017 - Mike Scott
  • Washington Post - Iranian president lashes out at US as Iran marks Nuclear Day - Amir Vahdat?|?AP
  • The Guardian - Plans for Welsh nuclear power plant delayed by concerns over seabirds - Adam Vaughan
  • The Conversation - Why nuclear fusion is gaining steam – again - Scott L. Montgomery
  • CityMetric UK - Could heat-only nuclear help us decarbonise British cities? - Alistair McCay
  • NJ Spotlight - Nuclear Energy Powers New Jersey's Economy and Communities - Peter Sena
  • Platts - Spanish nuclear output down at 5.1 GW Monday as outages overlap - Siobhan Hall
  • New Jersey 101.5 FM - As NJ bails out nuclear industry, utility rates may go down - Dennis Malloy, Judi Franco
  • WKSU, Kent OH - Regulators Say Oversight of Nuclear Plants will not be Affected by Shut Down Procedures - Tim Rudell
  • Bloomberg - Saudi Plans Military Base and Nuclear Dump Near Qatar - Vivian Nereim
  • Albuquerque Journal - Spent nuclear fuel storage plan draws questions - Maddy Hayden
  • Utility Dive - Nuclear regulators to license two new reactors at Turkey Point facility - Robert Walton
  • Daily Energy Insider - Nuclear Regulatory Commission to issue new licenses for Florida Power and Light Turkey Point site - Kevin Randolph
  • World Nuclear News - Rolls-Royce signs control rod system contract with CGN
  • World Nuclear News - Agreement to study SMR use in northern Ontario
  • World Nuclear News - Uranium operations look to improve performance
  • Focus Taiwan - AEC to scrutinize petition to restart nuclear reactor
  • Japan Times - Five people injured after strong earthquake rattles Shimane Prefecture
  • Mehr News Agency - Iran can revive 20% uranium enrichment within 2 days
  • Mehr News Agency - Iran refuses to be sole party paying price for N-deal
  • Mehr News Agency - Iran's nuclear industry moving at a faster pace
  • eNews Channel Africa - Namibian President denies corruption in nuclear deal
  • BBC News - N Korea-US talks: Pyongyang 'ready to discuss' nuclear programme
  • Mehr News Agency - 83 nuclear achievements unveiled on Nuclear Tech. Day
  • MENAFN - Iran delivers yellowcake to nuclear facility - Khalid Kazimov
  • Mehr News Agency - US exit from nuclear deal violates compliance with intl. pacts
  • BloombergQuint - Bolton Ruins Iran's Nuclear Holiday as Trump Warns on Syria - Jonathan Tirone
  • Daily Energy Insider - Atlantic Council report analyzes Russian, Chinese nuclear power competition - Kevin Randolph
  • WKSU, Kent OH - A New NRC Senior Resident Inspector Arrives at the Perry Nuclear Power Plant - Tim Rudell
  • Grand Junction Daily Sentinel - Cold War Patriots schedule town hall for weapons workers - Amy Hamilton
  • Utility Dive - What's next for South Carolina's embattled utilities? - Herman K. Trabish
  • Asbury Park Press - Give Oyster Creek an autopsy before decommissioning: Tauro - Janet Tauro
  • Fin24 - Cabinet has final word on nuclear - Radebe - Lameez Omarjee
  • Sudbury Star, Ontario - Mining research corp. exploring mini reactors for North
  • Purdue Exponent, West Lafayette, IN - Purdue submits bid to operate national nuclear lab - RadioWest, University of Utah
  • KUER NPR Utah - New EPA Policy Could Undermine Air Pollution Studies - Judy Fahys
  • Times Daily, Florence, AL - TVA's Sequoyah Nuclear Plant Unit 1 begins refueling
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Grapevine: SCANA takes its time in disclosing 2017 executive pay
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Santee Cooper secretly griped for years about SCANA's 'ineptitude' in failed S.C. nuclear project - Andrew Brown and Thad Moore
  • DOE - Secretary of Energy Rick Perry Announces $1.8 Billion Initiative for New Supercomputers
  • NRC - NRC to Hold Public Meetings in New Mexico on Proposed Holtec Consolidated Interim Spent Fuel Facility
  • USGS - M 4.4 - 9km E of Oda, Japan
  • Jiji Press - Japan MOF Admits Asking Moritomo to Lie about Murky Land Deal
  • Bellona - Russia says it can pay for Turkey's first nuclear plant by itself - Charles Digges
  • Press TV - Iran's nuclear achievements clear message to US: Analyst
  • Press TV - US initial assessment does not blame Syria for chemical attack
  • Press TV - Chemical weapons agency investigating Douma attack -
  • Press TV - Iran celebrates Nuclear Day with warning to Trump
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Guidance: Developing Principal Design Criteria for Non-Light Water Reactors FR Document: 2018-07214 Citation: 83 FR 15178 PDF Pages 15178-15179
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Guidance: Evaluating Deviations and Reporting Defects and Noncompliance FR Document: 2018-07118 Citation: 83 FR 15179 PDF Pages 15179-15180
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2018-07372 Citation: 83 FR 15179 PDF Page 15179
  • Japan Times - Financial Bureau head admits official asked Moritomo Gakuen to lie about waste removal - Reiji Yoshida
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea files appeal against WTO ruling on Fukushima seafood ban

    Sunday, April 08, 2018

  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Democrats, Republicans quiver in fear of press coverage - Jane Ann Morrison
  • Carlsbad Current-Argus - Activists protest Holtech's proposed nuclear waste storage facility near Carlsbad - Adrian C Hedden
  • Chicago Evening Post - ExchangeMonitor Announces Program Committee for the 2018 RadWaste Summit - ROCKVILLE, Md
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - OpEd: Lawmakers, seek help for plutonium addiction - Greg Mello
  • Yakima Herald-Republic - Russell Jim, environmental champion and Yakama elder, dead at 82 - Tammy Ayer and Alec Regimbal
  • Bloomberg - Donald Trump Has a Potent Weapon Against Iranian Oil - Julian Lee
  • RFI - Former Areva exec charged over alleged Namibia uranium corruption
  • Japan Times - Loading of nuclear fuel assemblies begins at Oi plant's No. 4 reactor
  • Mehr News Agency - Possible Saudi-US nuclear agreement to include "gold standard ": Experts
  • Mehr News Agency - JCPOA future is very limited: American expert - Interview by: Javad Heirannia with Richard Nephew
  • Parsippany Daily Record, NJ - Editorial: Nuclear subsidy plan bows to PSEG demand
  • Firehouse.com - ME Firefighter Calls Self 'a Hot Mess' After Career Ending Nuke Sub Fire - Elizabeth Dinan
  • New York Newsday - Shoreham land preservation deal still has to be funded - Mark Harrington
  • Sojourners magazine - Kings Bay, GA: Bond Denied for 7 Catholic Protesters Who Prayed on Nuclear Submarine Base in Georgia - Heidi L. Thompson, Rose Marie Berger
  • Iranian Financial Tribune - Safeguarding Iran Nuclear Deal: A Blueprint for Europe
  • Florida Times-Union - Guest column: Are Vogtle nuclear plants crown jewels or sows' ears? - Peter A. Bradford
  • Mehr News Agency - AEOI to unveil 83 domestic achievements on Nuclear Day
  • Iranian Financial Tribune - Nuclear Cooperation Talks in Beijing Next Week
  • IOL - Uncertainty mounts over costly nuclear deal - Siyabonga Mkhwanazi
  • The Hill blog - Taxpayers shouldn't foot the $8 billion bill to bail out a failing energy company - Dick Munson
  • Cleveland Plain Dealer - FirstEnergy Solutions' bankruptcy filing sparks concern about future: Q&A
  • Akron Beacon Journal - FirstEnergy Solutions bankruptcy could take years; consumer impact review begins - Jim Mackinnon
  • Pakistan Daily Times - OpEd: The Iraq war: 15 years on - Abrahim Shah
  • Manila Times - Russia says 'nyet' to BNPP, and so should PH
  • Powys County Times - Machynlleth hosts anti-nuclear conference - Elgan Hearn
  • Foster's Daily Democrat - Editorial: USS Thresher disaster cannot be forgotten
  • Chillicothe Gazette - Does the American Centrifuge in Piketon have a future? - Chris Balusik
  • Mehr News Agency - Tehran research reactor renewed by Iranian experts
  • Xinhua - China's Q1 power generation up 10 pct
  • Crain's Cleveland Business - FirstEnergy Solutions' Chapter 11 case could be long, complicated court fight - Dan Shingler
  • ABC News - Workers' radiation exposure halts nuke plant demolition - Nicholas K. Geranios, Associated Press
  • Fin24 - IDC to fight Gupta rescuers - Dewald Van Rensburg
  • Daily Courier, Prescott, Arizona - Loss of jobs, disposable income a certainty if renewable energy ballot measure becomes law, study says - Howard Fischer
  • Bozeman Daily Chronicle - OpEd: Abundant, reliable energy can end extreme poverty - David M. Albert and John A. Noreika
  • North Wales Chronicle - Students offered insight into working at Wylfa Newydd - Arron Evans
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Editorial: Time running out on key legislation
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Letter: Renewable energy - Larry Sullivan, Hummingbird Lane, Summerville
  • Xinhua - China becomes driving force for global surge in solar energy investment: UN spokesman
  • EIN News - NNSA Administrator attends ribbon-cutting ceremony for new administrative building at Pantex Plant
  • Press TV - Following suit with US on nuclear deal humiliating for Europe: Salehi -
  • Press TV - Nikki Haley's claims against Iran fly in the face of reality: Scholar
  • Japan Today - TEPCO in talks to form joint venture to cut procurement costs
  • Tri-City Herald - Tribal elder, who spent decades fighting for Hanford cleanup, dies - Yakima Herald-Republic and Tri-City Herald

    Saturday, April 07, 2018

  • Nevada Appeal - Heller
  • Ahval News, Turkey - Turkish nuclear power plant will increase dependency on Russia – expert
  • Albuquerque Journal - NM's Trinity victims are falling though the cracks - Joline Gutierrez Krueger
  • Alamogordo Daily News - Trinity Site: What you need to know before you go - Tara Melton
  • KTTS 94.7 FM, Springfield, MO - Whistleblower Protection Restored Under Bill Passed By Mo Senate - Jason Rima
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Sink Malfunction At LANL Causes Stir With DNFSB - Maire O'Neill
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - New Nuclear Security Chief Visits LANL - LANL News
  • Albuquerque Journal - Bathroom sink overflow raises safety issue at LANL - Mark Oswald
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Purdue University submits bid to run LANL - Rebecca Moss -
  • Albuquerque Journal - Purdue confirms bidding to run LANL with Bechtel
  • AP News - China applies its own maximum pressure policy on Pyongyang - Eric Talmadge
  • AP News - AP sources: EPA chief spent millions on security and travel - Michael Biesecker
  • AP News - Gaza buries journalist killed while covering mass protests - Fares Akram
  • AP News - EPA chief fights for his job in meeting with Trump - Jonathan Lemire and Zeke Miller
  • Baker City Herald, OR - Emotion vs. science in the role of nuclear power
  • Durango Herald, CO - Former uranium mill tailings may pose health risks at homeless camp - Mary Shinn
  • Mainichi Daily News - Hokkaido METI bureau requested changes to nuclear energy part of high school lecture
  • Cyprus Mail - Our View: Hysteria over the Turkish nuclear power plant is pointless
  • Times of Central Asia - Tajikistan: remediation of uranium mining legacy sites takes step forward
  • Northern Ontario Business - Nuclear power plan for the north - Karen McKinley
  • WRAL Raleigh, NC - OpEd: N.C. needs a sound balance of power sources with more clean energy - Mark Fleming, President and CEO of North Carolina-based Conservatives for Clean Energy
  • Yonhap News - N. Korea may be testing new nuclear reactor: U.S. think tank - hague@yna.co.kr
  • Wheeling Intelligencer, WV - A Subsidy by Any Other Name … - Mike Myer
  • Focus Taiwan - Taiwan's power supply in April forecast to be tight - Huang Ya-chuan and Frances Huang
  • Tehran Times - Iran's missile program not related to nuclear deal: Russian diplomat
  • Tehran Times - EU, Japan reaffirm commitment to nuclear deal
  • Tehran Times - Iran will cause a surprise if U.S. scraps nuclear deal: Salehi
  • Tehran Times - Iran could resume enrichment with no monitoring or sanctions if JCPOA nixed: Stimson Center chief
  • Palm Beach Post - FPL's application to operate reactors for 80 years now available - Susan Salisbury
  • Mainichi Daily News - Contractor skimmed pay of Vietnamese trainees doing Fukushima cleanup work
  • ABC.au - Renewables 'cheaper and easier' than nuclear, Whyalla steelworks boss Sanjeev Gupta says - Daniel Keane
  • Tacoma News Tribune - Tax law, nuclear proposal suggest utility rate changes - MIKE CATALINI Associated Press
  • Washington Examiner - Moody's: Let First Energy nuclear plants close - John Siciliano
  • Daily Sabah - Turkey steps into global nuclear league - Sadik Ünay
  • Platts - Perry position on FES request for PJM emergency order complicated by Trump comment
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Two South Carolina utility regulators leaving; no shortage of potential replacements - Thad Moore
  • Washington Post - Why have we done so little to tackle climate change? - Meara Sharma
  • Cape Cod Times - Pilgrim decommissioning panel to meet Wednesday - Christine Legere
  • Saskatoon StarPhoenix - Cameco CEO's compensation increased during difficult year - Alex MacPherson
  • Asahi Shimbun - Few return to Fukushima schools after evacuation lifted
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Liberalization of power, gas retailing not sufficiently benefiting consumers
  • Press TV - Iran will quit nuclear deal if sanctions re-imposed: Lawmaker
  • Press TV - Never test Iran's might or try its patience on national interests, IRGC warns
  • Press TV - Israel acting above law due to US support: Pundit
  • Press TV - US will get out of Iran deal and reimpose sanctions: Nikki Haley -
  • Press TV - 'Netanyahu, Trump clash over early Syria withdrawal plan'
  • FAIR.org - Why Are Progressives Cheering Cable News' Parade of Hawks and Liars? - Jeff Cohen
  • CBC Canada - Uranium miner Cameco 'cautiously optimistic' about future as losses continue to mount
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Japan prepares to shut troubled 'dream' nuclear reactor - Kazunari Hanawa
  • Esquire - Fox News (Yes, Fox News) Just Exposed Scott Pruitt as the Ultimate Swamp Creature - Jack Holmes

    Friday, April 06, 2018

  • DOE:EERE - Energy Department Invites U.S. Companies to Submit Joint U.S.-Israel Energy Proposals
  • Las Vegas Sun - Rosen to propose tax credits to boost tech startups
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal - Heller promised Obamacare repeal in Las Vegas speech to GOP club - Colton Lochhead
  • New Europe - EU Commission to protect workers against cancer-causing chemicals - Irene Kostaki
  • NRDC.org - Science Experts Tell EPA to Regulate Toxic Perchlorate - Jennifer Sass
  • El Defensor Chieftain - Trinity Site open to public Saturday - Scott Turner
  • New Yorker - A Whistle-Blower Alleges Corruption in Rick Perry's Department of Energy - Carolyn Kormann
  • KBIA, Columbia, MO - Missouri Senate Passes Bill on Government Whistleblowers - Associated Press
  • St. Louis Post-Dispatch - Missouri Senate passes bill on government whistleblowers - Summer Ballentine, Associated Press
  • Huffington Post South Africa blog - Zuma May Try To Dodge Conviction By Spilling The Beans (Or Even Fleeing), Says Former ANC MP - Marc Davies
  • Los Alamos Monitor - Noon boom came from LANL test explosion
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - INL contract includes changes to cut red tape - Nathan Brown
  • Taos News - LANL sent mislabeled waste to Colorado storage facility ... again - Rebecca Moss
  • Energy Collective - Idaho National Laboratory Sees Federal Funding Boost - Dan Yurman
  • AP News - Ex-S. Korean leader Park gets 24-year prison term - HYUNG-JIN KIM and KIM TONG-HYUNG
  • AP News - German FM vows 'considerable efforts' to protect Iran deal
  • Bloomberg - Trump Says He's Looking at Emergency Aid for Battered Power Plants - Ari Natter
  • Reuters - Russia says can complete construction of Turkey power plant alone - Anastasia Lyrchikova, Olesya Astakhova and Vladimir Soldatkin
  • Forbes blog - Ohio's Kucinich Picks Nuclear Power - James Conca
  • Greentech Media - Will FirstEnergy Seek Compromise With Renewables Supporters to Keep Nuke Plants Open? - Jeff St. John
  • Newsweek - Russia Says U.S. Pushing North Korea to 'War' as Photos Show New Nuclear Reactor Activity - Tom O'Connor
  • NJ Spotlight - Amid Arguments and Warnings, Nuclear Subsidy Bill Clears Committee - Tom Johnson
  • San Antonio Express-News - San Antonio's SwRI signs nuclear contracts worth $57 million - Rye Druzin
  • Journal and Courier - West Lafayette, IN: Purdue bidding to run Los Alamos nuclear labs, Mitch Daniels confirms - Dave Bangert
  • Asahi Shimbun - Ministry official demands public anti-nuke power talk be weakened
  • Action News Jax, Jacksonville, Florida - Kings Bay Plowshare activists arrested after protesting use of nuclear weapons on local naval base
  • Miami Herald - Could putting treated sewage in FPL nuclear canals pollute Biscayne Bay? Critics say yes - Jenny Staletovich
  • Arkansas Democrat-Gazette - $10M to finish cleanup at nuclear site owned by UA - Jaime Adame
  • Ahval News - Greek Cyprus to protest Turkish nuclear plant
  • Florida Times-Union - With contract expiring, JEA exec shares utility's nuke woes with City Council - Nate Monroe
  • WJCT Jacksonville - CEO: JEA Paying Much More For Nuclear Plant Than Originally Planned - Ryan Benk
  • Courier News, NJ - EDITORIAL: Nuclear subsidy plan bows to PSEG demand
  • RT - Russia ready to complete nuclear power plant in Turkey alone
  • Northern Arizona Today - Debate Over Uranium Mining Continues
  • World Nuclear News - UAE and South Korea expand cooperation
  • World Nuclear News - Regulator approves licences for new Florida units
  • World Nuclear News - Toshiba sells Westinghouse-related assets in USA
  • Kenora Online - Safety key for nuclear waste group - Ryan Forbes
  • Cedar Valley Daily Times - County drills on nuclear malfunction - Jim Morrison
  • WNDU South Bend - Berrien County Cook nuclear plant siren to be tested Saturday
  • Echo NetDaily - Nationals rule out nuclear power 'madness'
  • Southwest Times Record - SEFOR nuclear plant cleanup funded
  • Blackburn News - Updated Storage Plan For Used Nuclear Fuel - Janice MacKay
  • Pittsburgh Business Times - Viewpoint: The ripple effects of losing Beaver Valley - Jennifer Beahm
  • Albuquerque Journal - Editorial: History museum errs on HiroshimaHistory museum errs on Hiroshima
  • SA Independent - Wary green energy activists not writing off 'vested nuclear interests'
  • Radio Iowa - University of Iowa wins federal dollars for research on nuclear waste - Dar Danielson
  • BelTA - Belarus requests official explanation of another incident at Ignalina nuclear power plant
  • Palm Beach Post - NRC to issue license for two new reactors at Turkey Point - Susan Salisbury
  • PR Newswire - NIRS: Ratepayers Should Not Get "Stuck With Check" In Form Of Multi-Billion-Dollar Bailout For Bankrupt FirstEnergy - Nuclear Information and Resource Service (NIRS)
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Tool could shed light on S.C. state spending - Andrew Yates
  • FITSNews.com, SC - Robert Cahaly Poll: Dominion Deal Has Huge Public Support
  • Greenville News, SC - Cheaper power bills? Rooftop solar scores big win over utilities in South Carolina House - Sammy Fretwell
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Clean water lawsuit to stay in Charleston, federal judge rules - Bo Petersen
  • Charleston Post and Courier - In victory for solar industry, South Carolina House votes to keep lower costs for rooftop panels - Jamie Lovegrove
  • IAEA - Call for Abstracts: International Symposium on Understanding the Double Burden of Malnutrition for Effective Interventions - Noah Mayhew, IAEA Office of Public Information and Communication
  • IAEA - Turkey Starts Construction of its First Nuclear Power Plant - Elisabeth Dyck, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy
  • IAEA - My Participation in the Advanced Radiotherapy Masters Course: Blog, Episode 2 - María Cecilia Atencio Rosselot, Argentina
  • NHK World - School reopens in Fukushima village
  • NHK World - Arbitration ends for Fukushima damages claim
  • Asahi Shimbun - TEPCO offers apology over 2011 suicide of villager, 102 - Daiki Ishizuka
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Smiles back at Fukushima Pref. schools
  • Mainichi Daily - Top diplomats of Russia and China assail US 'unilateralism'
  • Jiji Press - 2 Schools Reopen in Ex-Evacuation Area in Fukushima Pref.
  • Yonhap News - (News Focus) Will six-party talks to discuss N.K. denuclearization be resumed? - Koh Byung-joon
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Advanced Scientific Computing Advisory Committee FR Document: 2018-07060 Citation: 83 FR 14848 PDF Page 14848
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Idaho Cleanup Project FR Document: 2018-07061 Citation: 83 FR 14847 PDF Pages 14847-14848
  • Energy Department - Notice Meetings: Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Paducah FR Document: 2018-07062 Citation: 83 FR 14848 PDF Pages 14848-14849
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Weekly Receipts FR Document: 2018-07022 Citation: 83 FR 14852 PDF Page 14852
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Environmental Impact Statements; Availability, etc.: Holtec International HI-STORE Consolidated Interim Storage Facility Project FR Document: 2018-07006 Citation: 83 FR 14897 PDF Pages 14897-14898
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Exemptions: Omaha Public Power District; Fort Calhoun Station, Unit No. 1 FR Document: 2018-07033 Citation: 83 FR 14898 PDF Pages 14898-14901
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice FR Document: 2018-07034 Citation: 83 FR 14893 PDF Pages 14893-14897
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2018-07246 Citation: 83 FR 14898 PDF Page 14898
  • Xinhua - China says ready to strike back at U.S. tariff moves, all options possible
  • Xinhua - U.S. imposes new sanctions on Russian individuals, entities
  • New York Times - 'When a City of 40,000 People Gets Poisoned, They Don't Care' - Ivan Nechepurenko
  • USA Today - Ron Paul: Bring troops home from Syria now - Ron Paul
  • FFF.org - WHAT KEN BURNS LEFT OUT OF THE VIETNAM STORY - Gareth Porter

    Thursday, April 05, 2018

  • DOE:EM - EM Update | Vol. 10, Issue 13 | April 3, 2018
  • World Nuclear News - NRC renews contract for waste support centre
  • Reno News & Review - Trump and Tesla--Energy issues affect Nevadans - Dennis Myers
  • Energy Collective - Practical Nuclear Waste Disposal - Jim Baird
  • Consortium News - What Did Israel Bomb in the Syrian Desert in 2007? - Ted Snider
  • Middle East Eye - Why the US will never say sorry for destroying Iraq - CJ Werleman
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Trinity Site will be open to the public on Saturday
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - NNSA: LANL Road Construction Contract Awarded - NNSA News
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - State cites half-dozen violations of LANL waste permit - Rebecca Moss
  • Albuquerque Journal - State inspection finds some violations at LANL
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - NMED Finds Marked Improvement In RCRA Violations At LANL For 2017 - Maire O'Neill
  • Livermore Independent - Scientists Design Conceptual Asteroid Deflector
  • Idaho Statesman - Letter: Klein letter: No to more nuclear wasteKlein letter: No to more nuclear waste - Kevin Klein, Boise
  • AP News - German FM vows 'considerable efforts' to protect Iran deal
  • AP News - Top diplomats of Russia and China assail US 'unilateralism' - Vladimir Isachenkov
  • AP News - AP FACT CHECK: Trump misses mark on state of Mexico border - Elliot Spagat
  • AP News - Mossad chief '100 percent certain' Iran seeks nuclear bomb - Josef Federman
  • Reuters - French consumer group says EDF monopoly boosts power prices - Geert De Clercq
  • Reuters - Recovering daughter of ex-spy poisoned in UK makes first comment after attack - Michael Holden, Andrey Ostroukh
  • Reuters - U.S. seeks about 20 years prison for Turkish banker in Iran sanctions case - Jonathan Stempel
  • Vox Media - The simple argument for keeping nuclear power plants open--We need more carbon-free power, not less - David Roberts
  • American Enterprise Institute - A bailout for nuclear power plants would be an economic explosion - Mark J. Perry
  • Ahval News - Nuclear energy is not coming to Turkey quickly - Dimitar Bechev
  • Yeni Safak - Locals hail employment opportunies of Akkuyu Nuclear Power Plant
  • Japan Times - Editorial: Local consent for nuclear plant restartsLocal consent for nuclear plant restarts
  • Washington Post - Cyprus to protest Turkey's planned nuclear power plant - Associated Press
  • The Independent - World invested more in solar energy than coal, gas and nuclear combined in 2017, UN report reveals - Josh Gabbatiss
  • Uganda Observer - Uganda nuclear project ambition gets another boost
  • Livermore Independent - Lab to Lead Consortium for Demonstrating Remote Monitoring of Nuclear Reactors
  • U.S. News & World Report - Idaho Fines Energy Department $3.5M for Nuclear Waste - Keith Ridler, Associated Press
  • Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette - Federal funds allow full nuclear test site cleanup - Jaime Adame
  • Ripon Advance, Washington DC - Reed sees progress in federal cleanup at New York nuclear waste site
  • Japan Times - Tepco apologizes to family of 102-year-old man who committed suicide amid nuclear crisis
  • Bega District News - South Coast nuclear option 'makes no sense': Mike Kelly - Alasdair McDonald
  • Shillong Times, India - Conrad too not in favour of uranium mining: KSU
  • Charleston Post and Courier - How hedge funds are suing nuclear plant contractors that South Carolina utilities didn't - Thad Moore
  • Washington Post - Activists raid nuclear submarine base with hammers and 'baby bottles of their own blood' - Lindsey Bever
  • Dickinson Wright Energy Blog - Energy Valuation – The Overvaluation of Nuclear and Fossil Fuel Generation - Posted by Mark Lansing
  • Kathimerini Greece - Nicosia to protest construction of Akkuyu nuclear plant
  • Yonhap News - S. Korea's nuclear operator optimistic on energy shift
  • Salamanca Press NY - Reed insists on 'total cleanup' at West Valley Demonstration Project - Rick Miller
  • Devdiscourse, India - Italy to get DTT machine for producing power form nuclear fusion
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - DPRK nuclear reactor 'possibly shut down'
  • Asahi Shimbun - NRA to remove most dosimeters in Fukushima as radiation drops - Masanobu Higashiyama
  • Truckee Sun - Truckee residents blast nuclear power proposal - Justin Scacco
  • U.S. News & World Report - New Jersey Lawmakers Advance Bill to Rescue Nuclear Industry - AP
  • World Nuclear News - Rooppur 1 achieves first construction milestone
  • World Nuclear News - NRC renews contract for waste support centre
  • PR Newswire - New Jersey lawmakers should reject nuclear bailouts, protect consumers - American Petroleum Institute
  • Sputnik News - Lavrov: Moscow Concerned by US Policy on Lowering Nuclear Weapons' Use Threshold
  • KCRG-TV9 Cedar Rapids, IA - Palo, Iowa: Duane Arnold nuclear plant holds open house to the public
  • IAEA - Extending Collaboration, the IAEA Signs a New Agreement with Japan's National Institute of Radiological Sciences (NIRS-QST) - Lucas Smalldon, IAEA Department of Nuclear Sciences and Applications
  • Port Clinton Beacon, OH - Commissioner Coppeler optimistic Davis-Besse can survive - D'Arcy Egan
  • Oak Ridge Today - UPF lawsuit moved from DC to Knoxville - John Huotar
  • Power Philippines - Too Late? Bataan Nuclear Power Plant is 'beyond revival' - Veronica Roque
  • NAS - Project Update: Independent Assessment of Science and Technology for the Department of Energy's Defense Environmental Cleanup Program
  • NAS - Project Update: Disposal of Surplus Plutonium in the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant
  • NRC - NRC to Issue New Reactor Licenses to Florida Power and Light for Turkey Point Site Near Miami
  • USGS - M 5.3 - 28km SW of Santa Cruz Is. (E end), CA
  • Mainichi Daily - Photo Journal: Bittersweet blossoms
  • Bellona - Putin attends ceremonial kick-off for Turkeys' troubled nuclear plant - Charles Digges
  • Bellona - Dangerous pollution spike at Kola nickel plant draws fine, despite promised improvements - Charles Digges
  • Press TV - US seeking to deprive Iran of nuclear deal benefits: Defense chief
  • Press TV - Iran warns of 'special surprise' if nuclear deal ditched
  • Press TV - Trump is 'acting as an emissary for Israel': Scholar
  • Environmental Protection Agency - Notice Meetings: Human Studies Review Board FR Document: 2018-06990 Citation: 83 FR 14636 PDF Pages 14636-14637
  • Industry and Security Bureau - Rule Reclassification of Targets for the Production of Tritium and Related Development and Production Technology Initially Classified Under the 0Y521 Series FR Document: 2018-06985 Citation: 83 FR 14580 PDF Pages 14580-14583
  • History.com - Museums Still Can't Agree on How to Talk About the 1945 Atomic Bombing of Japan - Erin Blakemore
  • NRC - Audit of NRC's Oversight of the National Materials Program
  • NRC - Audit of NRC's Consultation Practices With Federally Recognized Native American Tribal Governments
  • London Times - Police are 'trained to hide vital evidence' - Frances Gibb, Legal Editor

    Wednesday, April 04, 2018

  • World Nuclear News - Pickering supports Ontario's economy, report says
  • World Nuclear News - Belgium maintains nuclear phase-out policy
  • Johannesburg Star - Foul play suspected in NGO whistle-blower's disappearance - Bongani Nkosi
  • JD Supra - The State of Whistleblowing - Michael Volkov
  • wTalking Points Memo (TPM) - Gingrich's Decades-Long Quest To Purge Federal Workforce Gets A New Lease On Life - Alice Ollstein
  • Dissident Voice - The Isolation of Julian Assange is the Silencing of Us All - John Pilger
  • Truthdig - Where Is the Outrage About Julian Assange's Silencing? - Teodrose Fikre / The Ghion Journal
  • Oak Ridger - Historically Speaking: The birth, life of the first molten salt reactor - D. Ray Smith/Special to The Oak Ridger
  • Energy Collective - Terrestrial Energy Plans Molten Salt Project for Idaho - Dan Yurman
  • Idaho Mountain Express - At INL, future plans dredge up old debate--With deadline looming, DOE considers extended use of nuclear waste treatment plant - Mark Dee
  • Los Alamos Monitor - LANL misses waste shipment deadline to prevent future errors - Tris DeRoma
  • Los Alamos Monitor - Los Alamos History Museum pushes back on anti-atomic bomb exhibit - Bennett Horne
  • KOB TV4 Albuquerque - LANL stops shipping after sending mislabeled waste - Associated Press
  • Idaho Falls Post Register - DOE makes new contract with Battelle official - Nathan Brown
  • KIFI Idaho Falls - Department of Energy extends Battelle management contract
  • Tri-City Herald - Washington River Protection Solutions: WRPS makes significant strides at Hanford's tank farms - Mark Lindholm
  • ExecutiveBiz blog - DOE to Extend Hanford Site Tank Operations Contract With AECOM-Atkins JV
  • KEPR Pasco - WSU and PNNL announce three new, joint institutes - Alex Burch
  • Tri-City Herald - Go Cougs! PNNL and WSU form new science partnerships - Annette Cary
  • High Country News - Toxic-tinged wildlife refuge deemed safe for visitors--But conservation groups fear contamination at Colorado's Rocky Flats still lingers. - Jodi Peterson
  • Center for Investigative Reporting 'Reveal' - Wipeout: Human role in climate change removed from science report - Elizabeth Shogren
  • Tri-City Herald - DOE to extend 1 of the largest contracts at Hanford - Annette Cary
  • AP News - Anticipating Trump's next move, aides prep Iran deal pullout - MATTHEW LEE and JOSH LEDERMAN
  • Reuters - South Africa signs $4.7 billion of delayed renewable energy deals - Alexander Winning
  • Reuters - India to offer $3-4 billion development plan for giant Iran gas field: sources - Nidhi Verma
  • Reuters - Strike to halt output at two Uniper power plants in France -RTE - Bate Felix
  • Harvard Business School Working Knowledge - OpEd: Why Private Investors Must Fund 'New Nuclear' Power Right Now - Joseph Lassiter
  • Japan Times - Safety checks of trouble-prone nuclear fuel reprocessing plant in Aomori to resume
  • Deutsche Welle - Would you take cash to store nuclear waste under your home?
  • World Bulletin Istanbul - Main opposition backs green nuclear energy
  • London Times - EDF nuclear site 'in danger without deal on funding'--The energy giant warns ministers on new Sizewell station - Emily Gosden, Energy Editor
  • ANSA Italia - Rome: Frascati to host nuke energy machine--Construction work to start in Nov, last 7 yrs
  • Washington Free Beacon - Pentagon: Russia Tested Nuclear-Powered Cruise Missile Twice--Arctic flight tests failed to demonstrate new technology - Bill Gertz
  • Seeley Swan Pathfinder - Radioactive Waste Welcomed to Montana - John Mercer
  • Nuclear Energy Insider - US nuclear operator files for bankruptcy protection; Terrestrial signs Idaho SMR agreement
  • Orange County Register - Pins in San Onofre nuclear waste canisters are extraneous, manufacturer says - Teri Sforza
  • Washington Missourian - Speaker to Detail 'St. Louis' Radioactive Legacy' April 17
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - New safety pacts should deepen local understanding over nuke plant restarts
  • Mainichi Daily - Editorial: JAPC pact seeking local bodies' consent for N-plant restart a good move
  • ESI Africa - Exclusive interview: Nuclear adviser talks about energy at Elecrama
  • Japan Times - Japan warned U.S. over reductions to nuclear arsenal and sought flexible deterrence, 2009 memo reveals - Masakatsu Ota
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Sen. Jeff Steinborn Presses Governor, State Agencies On Nuclear Waste Storage Facility Preparedness - New Mexico Sen. Jeff Steinborn
  • New Scientist - Old Scientist: Safety first, from fly killer to plutonium - Mick O'Hare
  • Arkansas Democrat-Gazette - $10M secured to complete dismantling of nuclear reactor test site owned by UA
  • ConstructionNews UK - EDF could shelve Suffolk nuclear plant if unfeasible - Jack Simpson
  • Oshawa Express - Council updated on new nuclear plans--Oshawa Councillor Amy McQuaid-England questions briefness of report - Dave Flaherty
  • NHK World - TEPCO posts video tour of damaged nuclear plant
  • Washington Post - Why Iran won’t rush to a bomb if Trump pulls out of the nuclear deal - Reuel Gerecht and Ray Takeyh
  • The Hill blog - The threat of Iran must be stopped - Bradley Blakeman, political consultant who served as a member of President George W. Bush's senior White House staff
  • PBS NewsHour - Opinion: There's more to Iran's protests than you've been told - Ali Fathollah-Nejad
  • Washington Post - This is a 'test case' for whether Trump is really serious about saving coal and nuclear plants - Steven Mufson
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Planned FirstEnergy closures 'devastating' for clean energy - Sam Mintz
  • Trend News Agency, Azerbaijan - Russia-backed nuclear power: draw a parallel between Iran, Turkey - Farhad Daneshvar
  • WRAL Raleigh - Lawmakers get update on NC's nuclear capability - Laura Leslie
  • Manilla Bulletin - PH assumes chairmanship of ASEAN's nuclear program - Myrna M. Velasco
  • Newburyport Daily News, MA - Seabrook nuclear power plant alarm to sound Wednesday - Amanda Getchell
  • Charleston Post and Courier - S.C. lawmakers vote to remove Santee Cooper board, create new panel to study sale - Andrew Brown
  • WLTX Columbia, SC - SC House Passes Bill to Reform Santee Cooper - Loren Thomas
  • The State, SC - SC House takes big step toward selling Santee Cooper - Avery G. Wilks
  • Clinton Chronicle - Legislation Reforms State Utility - Santee Cooper - SC Speaker of the House Jay Lucas
  • ABC Columbia - House Handles Santee Cooper Future, Passes Bill With Major Changes In Store - Angela Rogers
  • WIS-TV Columbia, SC - SC House passes bill to remove Santee Cooper board, initiate study of state-owned utility
  • ConstructConnect Canada - PHAI cleanup starts at Centre Pier in Port Hope
  • Asahi Shimbun - Toshiba CEO vows turnaround in 5 years, beefed up ethics - Associated Press
  • Sanpete Messenger, Manti, UT - Ephraim City clarifies investment in nuclear power program at meeting - James Tilson and Jack Pemberton
  • The Guardian - Why are unions so keen on nuclear jobs? - Andy Stirling and Phil Johnstone
  • Lynchburg News and Advance - Framatome moves headquarters to Lynchburg from Charlotte, North Carolina - Rachael Smith
  • Olean Times Herald, NY - Reed insists on 'total cleanup' at West Valley Demonstration Project - Rick Miller
  • State Times, India - Nuclear plants to be set up at green sites: Jitendra
  • Kyodo News - Cherry blossoms at Fukushima nuclear complex shown to media
  • TASS - Akkuyu nuclear power plant project to become historic for Turkey, deputy PM says
  • Utility Dive - Arizona utility funds research linking job losses to renewable energy ballot proposal - Robert Walton
  • in-cumbria - NDA's commercial director to speak at major nuclear decommissioning conference--Kate Ellis to appear at Decom 2018 conference in London
  • PR Newswire - Georgia Power customers to see $25 credit on April bills - Georgia Power
  • Atlanta Journal-Constitution - PSC approves $330 million in refunds for Georgia Power customers - Anastaciah Ondieki
  • Philippines Lifestyle - Russian ambassador says Bataan nuclear plant will never be opened - M G Martin
  • Energy News - Virginia ruling sets stage for legal fight over power suppliers - Jim Pierobon
  • Shillong Times, India - KSU wants independent probe into dead fish mystery in SWKH
  • Patriot Ledger - Pilgrim shutdown enters second month - Christine Legere
  • WYFF Greenville - Hundreds gather at the Statehouse to rally for the future of solar energy - Madeleine Hackett
  • WLTX Columbia, SC - Solar Energy Supporters Rally at the State House - Michael Fuller
  • NAS - Project Update: Disposal of Surplus Plutonium in the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant
  • NAS - Project Update: Independent Assessment of Science and Technology for the Department of Energy's Defense Environmental Cleanup Program
  • USGS - M 4.5 - 65km E of Namie, Japan
  • IAEA - Food Irradiation and the Changing Climate
  • NHK World - TEPCO posts video tour of damaged nuclear plant
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - Toshiba's new CEO says chip unit sale will proceed regardless of any hurdles
  • Mainichi Daily - Hamburger event using Fukushima ingredients held in Tokyo
  • Mainichi Daily - Checks of trouble-prone nuclear fuel reprocessing plant to resume
  • Mainichi Daily - Editorial: JAPC pact seeking local bodies' consent for N-plant restart a good move
  • Jiji Press - Toshiba Not Ruling Out Nuclear Biz Integration with Peer: CEO
  • Press TV - Tehran will win if Trump pulls out of nuclear deal: Dennis Ross
  • Federal Energy Regulatory Commission - Notice Complaints: Ohio Valley Electric Corp. v. First Energy Solutions Corp. FR Document: 2018-06784 Citation: 83 FR 14453 PDF Page 14453
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Confirmatory Orders: Entergy Nuclear Operations, Inc. and Entergy Operations, Inc., et al. FR Document: 2018-06819 Citation: 83 FR 14520 PDF Pages 14520-14524
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice License Amendment; Applications: Pacific Gas and Electric Co. Diablo Canyon Power Plant, Units 1 and 2 FR Document: 2018-06781 Citation: 83 FR 14524 PDF Page 14524

    Tuesday, April 03, 2018

  • Tri-City Herald - Help arrives today. Ill Hanford workers and families can get answers at new center - Annette Cary
  • White Mountain Independent, Show Low, AZ - Learn about filing downwinder's claim April 7
  • Los Alamos Monitor - LANL stops shipping after sending mislabeled waste
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - LANL: Finding Order In Disorder Demonstrates A New State Of Matter - LANL News
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - LANL sent waste to Colo. facility after mislabeling issue last November - Rebecca Moss
  • Transport Topics - Wilcox Seeks ELD Exemption for DOE-Related Hauls
  • Albuquerque Journal - Los Alamos museum decides against Japanese A-bomb exhibit - Megan Bennett
  • Los Alamos Monitor - County plans for flat budget for FY2019 - Tris DeRoma
  • EIN News - Energy Department Announces Second Cohort of Innovators in Southeast Entrepreneurship Program
  • KDVR FOX31 Denver - Safety concerns continue at Rocky Flats months ahead of new trails opening - Matt Mauro
  • ABC News - US museum stalls Hiroshima exhibit over nuke weapon ban push - Russell Contreras and Mari Yamaguchi, Associated Press
  • Clatskanie Chief, OR - Letter: Yes to a sustainable futureYes to a sustainable future - Mary Duvall, Clatskanie
  • Reuters - Toshiba won't cancel $18 billion chip deal unless any major material change: CEO - Makiko Yamazaki
  • Reuters - China tells North Korea it appreciates its efforts on denuclearization - Michael Martina
  • Reuters - Russia, Iran and Turkey struggle to find common ground on Syria - Parisa Hafezi, Ezgi Erkoyun
  • Reuters - Putin says Akkuyu nuclear plant in Turkey to be launched in 2023
  • Reuters - Erdogan, Putin mark formal start of work on Turkey's first nuclear power plant - Ece Toksabay and Denish Pinchuk in Ankara and Andrey Ostroukh in Moscow
  • Reuters - Turkey's Erdogan says Akkuyu nuclear plant investment to exceed $20 billion - Tulay Karadeniz, Ece Toksabay and Tuvan Gumrukcu
  • Reuters - Turkey grants Rosatom construction license for first unit of Akkuyu nuclear plant - Tuvan Gumrukcu and Orhan Coskun
  • NIRS - Don't Waste America–No False Solutions to Nuclear Waste!
  • Greentech Media - Minnesota Is the Latest Frontier in a Showdown Over Nuclear Costs - Emma Foehringer Merchant
  • EurActiv - Belgium pledges to ditch nuclear power by 2025 - Sam Morgan
  • Asia Times - Satellite images counter Japan's claim that N Korea preparing for nuke test
  • Daily Mail Australia - Incredible moment a nuclear warhead flanked by a convoy of armed personnel carriers, US Marshals and Hummers is spotted slowly traveling along Montana highway with helicopters whirring overhead - Michelle Ganney
  • Wilkes-Barre Citizens' Voice - Reactor disconnected at nuclear plant
  • Statehouse News Bureau - Save My Job: FirstEnergy Nuclear Plant Workers' Plea To Policymakers - Andy Chow
  • WKSU, Kent State University, Kent, OH - Akron Pushes State, Feds to Save FirstEnergy's Nuclear Power Plants - M.L. Schultze
  • Japan Times - Analysis disputes Japanese foreign minister's claim that North Korea is preparing fresh nuclear test
  • Asahi Shimbun - Editorial: Tokai nuke plant deal with local entities a model for all restarts
  • Toronto Star - Keeping the Pickering nuclear plant open until 2024 is good for economy, report says - Kristin Rushowy
  • Canada NewsWire - Pickering 2024 will support Ontario's economy and reduce energy costs: CANCEA Analysis - Ontario Chamber of Commerce
  • Weirton Daily Times - FirstEnergy Solutions files for bankruptcy - John Seewer
  • Hurriyet Daily News - Turkey grants Rosatom construction license for first unit of Akkuyu nuclear plant
  • Reuters - Turkey's Erdogan says Akkuyu nuclear plant investment to exceed $20 billion - Tulay Karadeniz, Ece Toksabay and Tuvan Gumrukcu
  • E&E Daily - NUCLEAR: Public sentiment, utility contracts still hurdles for Vogtle - Kristi E. Swartz
  • Lynn News - West Norfolk couple's hopes to meet fellow nuclear bomb test veterans
  • LobeLog - Iran Can Help Europe to Resolve Trump's Nuclear Challenge - Peter Jenkins
  • NJ Spotlight - OpEd: Making Sure the Lights Stay on in All Kinds of WeatherMaking Sure the Lights Stay on in All Kinds of Weather - John Kotek, New Jersey Needs Nuclear
  • Duluth News Tribune - Local View: Nuclear nixes renewables as energy choice - George Erickson
  • Newburyport Daily News, MA - Hildt's view: Remembering TMI, thankful for C-10 - Barbara Hildt
  • PR Newswire - The global nuclear decommissioning services market size is expected to be valued at USD 8.90 billion by 2025 - ReportBuyer
  • Mehr News - Intl. community has responsibility to protect JCPOA - Bryan County News
  • Interfax Global Energy - Good news for Japan LNG imports after nuclear restarts - Andrew Walker
  • Bryan County News - Plant Vogtle: crown jewel or sow's ear? - Peter A. Bradford
  • San Luis Obispo Tribune - SLO County could be a 'renewable energy hub' after Diablo closes. Here's how, Carbajal says - Kaytlyn Leslie
  • Xinhua - Spotlight: Turkey's first nuclear power plant project goes forth despite setbacks
  • Upstate Business Journal, SC - Santee Cooper approves $3M loan to construct new spec building in Oconee County - Andrew Moore
  • The State, SC - Letter: Here's the easy fix to SCE&G messHere's the easy fix to SCE&G mess - Phillip Yon, Ridge Spring
  • The State, SC - Letter: SCE&G nuclear mess was completely predictable. Why aren't we talking about the fix?SCE&G nuclear mess was completely predictable. Why aren't we talking about the fix? - Luther Hendrix, Camdena
  • NRC - NRC Names New Senior Resident Inspector at Perry Nuclear Power Plant
  • NRC - NRC to Conduct Open House to Discuss 2017 Performance of Point Beach Nuclear Power Plant
  • NRC - NRC to Hold Open House to Discuss 2017 Performance of the Oyster Creek Nuclear Power Plant
  • NRC - NRC to Hold Open House to Discuss 2017 Performance of Farley Nuclear Power Plant
  • World Nuclear News - Russia starts building Turkey's first nuclear power plant
  • World Nuclear News - Canadian isotope reactor enters retirement
  • World Nuclear News - Reactor vessels installed at US, Chinese units
  • Trend News Agency, Azerbaijan - Iranian FM calls for political solution to Syrian crises - Khalid Kazimov
  • Jiji Press - U.S. Institute Rebuts Kono's Remark on N. Korea Nuke Activity
  • Bellona - Russia announces it will dismantle one of its nuclear icebreaking stars - Charles Digges
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on Radiation Protection and Nuclear Materials FR Document: 2018-06709 Citation: 83 FR 14298 PDF Pages 14298-14299
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on Reliability and Probabilistic Risk Assessment FR Document: 2018-06708 Citation: 83 FR 14297 PDF Pages 14297-14298
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2018-06853 Citation: 83 FR 14298 PDF Page 14298
  • Environment North - NUCLEAR WASTE IN NORTHWESTERN ONTARIO – WHY WE SHOULD BE CONCERNED - Dodie LeGassick
  • Sidney Roundup, MT - Letter: Radioactivity Welcomed to Montana or "Obfuscation" – to make obscure or unintelligible - John Mercer
  • Tri-City Herald - DOE to extend 1 of the largest contracts at Hanford - Annette Cary
  • Orange County Register - Why the redesigned San Onofre nuclear waste containers weren't approved by the feds

    Monday, April 02, 2018

  • Las Vegas Sun - Omnibus deal avoids worst effects on Nevada's environment - Andy Maggi
  • Daily Energy Insider - Nuclear Energy Institute applauds spending bill - Kevin Randolph
  • The Atlantic - The Atomic-Bomb Core That Escaped World War II - Julian G. West
  • Santa Fe New Mexican - Another New Mexico town seeks awareness on atomic bomb harm - The Associated Press
  • Global Research - The Isolation of Julian Assange Must Stop - John Pilger
  • EurekAlert - Story tips from the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory, April 2018
  • The Guardian - Letters: Chances for progress towards a nuclear-free world Chances for progress towards a nuclear-free world - Bruce Kent, Vice-president, CND; Mike Clancy, General secretary, Prospect union; Linda Rogers, Beaumaris, Gwynedd; Frank Jackson, Former co-chair, World Disarmament Campaign; Dr David Lowry, Former director, European Proliferation Information Centre
  • Phys.org - Nuclear waste might be a thing of the past - Chrystian Tejedor, Florida International University
  • Al Jazeera - Akkuyu: Turkey's first nuclear reactor site
  • Hurriyet Daily News - Putin to attend Akkuyu nuclear plant ground-breaking ceremony
  • Xinhua - News analysis: India aims to be self-reliant in nuke-power generation - Pankaj Yadav
  • Technical Review Middle East - Seawater desalination: Taking nuclear one step further - Dmitry Repin, PhD, OTEK
  • Asahi Shimbun - Small hole found in pipe after steam leak at Genkai reactor
  • Mainichi Daily - Hole found in pipe after steam leak at reactivated nuclear reactor
  • Japan Times - Hole found in steam system vent pipe in reactivated Genkai No. 3 reactor
  • Romania Insider - Romanian nuclear power plant reactor refurbishment to cost EUR 1.2-1.5 bln
  • Independent Balkan News Agency - Akkuyu Nuclear Power Plant: Groundbreaking ceremony on Tuesday - Lida Filippakis
  • Brookings Institution blog - Trump's new national security team likely spells disaster for the Iran nuclear deal--What happens next? - Suzanne Maloney
  • New Castle Star - Three local sites identified as possible nuclear power stations - Melinda McMillan
  • Aberdeen Press and Journal - Controversial flights carrying nuclear waste from Scotland to US will continue until 2019 - Jim Lawson
  • Focus Taiwan - Nuclear power not sustainable energy solution: Brundtland - Christie Chen
  • Turkey Telegraph - Experts consider lengthening the lives of nuclear and the end of coal
  • Al-Arabiya - Storm brewing in Iran over nuclear deal, terror ties and domestic unrest
  • Washington Post - Opinions: Trump may not intend to start a war. But he sure could bumble into one. - Jackson Diehl
  • Wall Street Journal - Europe Will Now Decide if the Iran Deal Survives - Mark Dubowitz
  • Wall Street Journal - China Retaliates Against Trump Tariffs With Duties on American Meat and Fruit - Charles Hutzler
  • TASS - Putin, Rouhani to discuss Iran nuclear deal – Kremlin aide
  • Financial Times - John Bolton support for Iranian opposition spooks Tehran - Najmeh Bozorgmehr in Tehran and Katrina Manson in Washington
  • Daily American - George Will: The second-most dangerous American
  • TASS - Russian, Bangladeshi top diplomats to hold talks in Moscow
  • Yeni Safak - Turkey's Akkuyu nuclear plant to break ground Tuesday - Yeni Safak
  • Nuclear Hotseat podcast - Pacific Radiation Levels off CA Coast Triple: John Bertucci, Molly P. Johnson + Voices from Japan: Filmmaker Hitomi Kamanaka – NH #352
  • Nuclear Hotseat podcast - Three Mile Island: Yes People Died/Are Dying! – TMI 39th Anniversary SPECIAL – NH #353
  • Nuclear Hotseat podcast - SPECIAL: Fukushima 7th Anniversary VOICES FROM JAPAN: Child Thyroid Cancer Rates Soar in Fukushima – NH #350
  • IPS - Trump Hurtles Toward Three Nuclear Crises - Daryl G. Kimball, Executive Director, Arms Control Association
  • NAS - Project Update: Gulf War and Health, Volume 11: Generational Health Effects of Serving in the Gulf War
  • NRC - NRC Names New Senior Resident Inspector at LaSalle Nuclear Power Plant
  • NRC - NRC to Conduct Open House to Discuss 2017 Performance of Palisades Nuclear Power Plant
  • The State, SC - Letter: SCE&G nuclear mess was completely predictable. Why aren't we talking about the fix?SCE&G nuclear mess was completely predictable. Why aren't we talking about the fix? - Luther Hendrix, Camdena
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Editorial: Go ahead and slash SCANA rates
  • Trend News Agency, Azerbaijan - EU flogs a dead horse, Iran looks north, China promotes yuan - Azer Ahmadbayli
  • Trend News Agency, Azerbaijan - Putin, Rouhani to discuss Iran nuclear deal – Kremlin
  • Mainichi Daily - Gov't allowed X-ray sterilization under eugenics law for 'research purposes': docs
  • Mainichi Daily - Editorial: Cont'd military pressure a must until N. Korea takes real steps to dump nukes
  • Bellona - Russia announces it will dismantle one of its nuclear icebreaking stars - Charles Digges
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Requests to Non-Agreement States for Information FR Document: 2018-06594 Citation: 83 FR 14064 PDF Pages 14064-14065
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Notice Meetings: Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards Subcommittee on Planning and Procedures FR Document: 2018-06644 Citation: 83 FR 14063 PDF Pages 14063-14064
  • San Diego Union-Tribune - Letter: Leaking canisters at San Onofre are serious concernLeaking canisters at San Onofre are serious concern - Neil Proffitt, Oceanside

    Sunday, April 01, 2018

  • South China Morning Post - The small fishing town providing Japan's nuclear litmus test - Takehiro Masutomo
  • Japan Times - Editorial: Reassess the economics of nuclear power
  • Sin Chew Jit Poh - In Fukushima ghost town, a factory on the road to rebirth - Anne Beade
  • Japan Today - 'Fukushima Dreams' - In post-tsunami Japan, a missing child continues to haunt his parents long after waves have receded
  • Santa Cruz Sentinel - Our Ocean Backyard: The Fukushima saga continues - Gary Griggs
  • Sputnik News - Beginner's Guide to Peaceful Nuclear Bomb Use
  • Common Dreams - Anti-Nuclear Activists Hold Protest at Aldermaston Bomb Factory Today - Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament
  • Gulf News - Revival of mothballed nuclear plant get support - Gilbert P. Felongco, Correspondent
  • Japan Times - Small hole found in pipe after steam leak at reactivated Genkai nuclear reactor
  • SF Bay Area IMC - Nuclear Shutdown News March 2018 - Michael Steinberg
  • NHK World - Hole found in pipe at Genkai nuclear plant
  • NHK World - Children return to school in Fukushima village
  • Wall Street Journal - Trump Faces Test on Coal With FirstEnergy Appeal - Timothy Puko
  • Philippine Star - Senator wants Bataan Nuclear Power Plant revived - Marvin Sy
  • NHK World - Experts call Japan's role key to nuclear reduction
  • Bloomberg - Coal Generator That Trump Tried to Save Files for Bankruptcy - Jim Polson
  • Cleveland Plain Dealer - FirstEnergy Solutions filed for bankruptcy late Saturday - John Funk
  • PR Newswire - FirstEnergy Solutions and FirstEnergy Nuclear Operating Company File Voluntary Petitions for Chapter 11 Restructuring - FirstEnergy Solutions
  • Wall Street Journal - Scurria's Take: Rebuffed on State Bailout, FirstEnergy Goes Federal - Andrew Scurria
  • Beaver County Times - Editorial: Our View: Much at stake in Shippingport
  • Akron Beacon Journal - Time running out for FirstEnergy Solutions to repay debt
  • Fremont News Messenger, OH - Davis-Besse owners file for bankruptcy - David Yonke
  • GatestoneInstitute.org - Trump and the Fading Ghost of an Illusion - Amir Taheri
  • CBC Toronto - $1.3B cleanup of Port Hope finally underway after decades of massive planning - Philip Lee-Shanok
  • Worcester Telegram, MA - Editorial: Renewable energy's challenges and challengers
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Editorial: Go ahead and slash SCANA rates
  • Consortium News - Trump Finds Fellow Bully in Bolton - Marjorie Cohn
  • New London Day - NRC to hold annual Millstone performance meeting
  • Korea Herald - Editorial: Risky 'phased' approach
  • Siver Times, Quebec - Belgium will refuse to operate nuclear plants in favor of wind generators
  • Las Cruces Sun-News - Carizozo seeks awareness on atomic bomb harm - Associated Press
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Letter: Energy efficiency options - Mark Gould, Ashley Avenue, Charleston
  • South China Morning Post - The small fishing town providing Japan's nuclear litmus test - Takehiro Masutomo
  • Japan Times - Editorial: Reassess the economics of nuclear power
  • Sin Chew Jit Poh - In Fukushima ghost town, a factory on the road to rebirth - Anne Beade
  • Japan Today - 'Fukushima Dreams' - In post-tsunami Japan, a missing child continues to haunt his parents long after waves have receded
  • Santa Cruz Sentinel - Our Ocean Backyard: The Fukushima saga continues - Gary Griggs
  • Sputnik News - Beginner's Guide to Peaceful Nuclear Bomb Use
  • Common Dreams - Anti-Nuclear Activists Hold Protest at Aldermaston Bomb Factory Today - Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament
  • Gulf News - Revival of mothballed nuclear plant get support - Gilbert P. Felongco, Correspondent
  • Japan Times - Small hole found in pipe after steam leak at reactivated Genkai nuclear reactor
  • SF Bay Area IMC - Nuclear Shutdown News March 2018 - Michael Steinberg
  • NHK World - Hole found in pipe at Genkai nuclear plant
  • NHK World - Children return to school in Fukushima village
  • Wall Street Journal - Trump Faces Test on Coal With FirstEnergy Appeal - Timothy Puko
  • Philippine Star - Senator wants Bataan Nuclear Power Plant revived - Marvin Sy
  • NHK World - Experts call Japan's role key to nuclear reduction
  • Bloomberg - Coal Generator That Trump Tried to Save Files for Bankruptcy - Jim Polson
  • Cleveland Plain Dealer - FirstEnergy Solutions filed for bankruptcy late Saturday - John Funk
  • PR Newswire - FirstEnergy Solutions and FirstEnergy Nuclear Operating Company File Voluntary Petitions for Chapter 11 Restructuring - FirstEnergy Solutions
  • Wall Street Journal - Scurria's Take: Rebuffed on State Bailout, FirstEnergy Goes Federal - Andrew Scurria
  • Beaver County Times - Editorial: Our View: Much at stake in Shippingport
  • Akron Beacon Journal - Time running out for FirstEnergy Solutions to repay debt
  • Fremont News Messenger, OH - Davis-Besse owners file for bankruptcy - David Yonke
  • GatestoneInstitute.org - Trump and the Fading Ghost of an Illusion - Amir Taheri
  • CBC Toronto - $1.3B cleanup of Port Hope finally underway after decades of massive planning - Philip Lee-Shanok
  • Worcester Telegram, MA - Editorial: Renewable energy's challenges and challengers
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Editorial: Go ahead and slash SCANA rates
  • Consortium News - Trump Finds Fellow Bully in Bolton - Marjorie Cohn
  • New London Day - NRC to hold annual Millstone performance meeting
  • Korea Herald - Editorial: Risky 'phased' approach
  • Siver Times, Quebec - Belgium will refuse to operate nuclear plants in favor of wind generators
  • Las Cruces Sun-News - Carizozo seeks awareness on atomic bomb harm - Associated Press
  • Charleston Post and Courier - Letter: Energy efficiency options - Mark Gould, Ashley Avenue, Charleston
  • Newsweek - Saudi Arabia Crown Prince says Conflict will Break Out if Trump doesn't apply Renewed Economic Pressure on Iran - Cristina Maza
  • Kolkata Statesman, India - The nuclear legacy trap - Vinod Saighal
  • Ron Paul Institute - Neocons Are Back With a Big War Budget and Big War Plans - Ron Paul

    Saturday, March 31, 2018

  • Ukiah Daily Journal - Another Voice: Nuclear Power, part 1, Radiation - Crispin B. Hollinshead - https://www.evernote.com/shard/s305/sh/fe4455be-353d-41f9-b287-41a8050f7db1/6bf1486ec15f2480a0a99b6e9c02e67f
  • Ukiah Daily Journal - Another Voice: Nuclear Power, part 2, Waste - Crispin B. Hollinshead - https://www.evernote.com/shard/s305/sh/90d29bf0-85d9-4d5b-89e8-165813a7bca8/069be66bdcafd30b2c1497653012e4fb
  • Ukiah Daily Journal - Another Voice: Nuclear Power, part 3, Economics - Crispin B. Hollinshead - https://www.evernote.com/shard/s305/sh/0e543f84-91d8-485c-bbfd-a1b32edd60c8/9685b88d0a3f85418f9c0226666e2f7c
  • The Atlantic - The U.S. and Russia Are Caught in a Downward Spiral - Krishnadev Calamur
  • Mainichi Daily News - Japan Atomic Power grants local gov'ts say in reactor restart under new agreement
  • Yomiuri Shimbun - JAPC to seek wider local approval for N-plant restart
  • Nikkei Asian Review - Renewables to form core of Japan's new long-term energy strategy
  • Global Research - NATO's 1999 "Humanitarian Bombing" of Yugoslavia, Month Two - David Orchard
  • Boise Weekly - Trump's Labor Department Eviscerates Workplace Safety Panels
  • KOB Albuquerque - Carrizozo joins struggle to receive compensation for atomic bomb tests - Casey Torres
  • Tacoma News Tribune - Another New Mexico town seeks awareness on atomic bomb harm - The Associated Press
  • Atlanta Journal-Constitution - Opinion: Public records belong to public - Kevin Riley
  • SF BayView - Protest US government officials' obstruction of justice and fraud in remediation and redevelopment of Hunters Point and Treasure Island - Steve Zeltzer and Carol Harvey
  • Federal News Radio - Shulkin was moving at breakneck speed to change VA. His firing 'slams the brakes' on reform - Nicole Ogrysko
  • North Essex Gazette - Ecuador urged to reverse ban on Assange using internet and having visitors
  • Albuquerque Journal - LANL faces fines over hazardous waste storage - Mark Oswald
  • LA Monitor - Search yields waste lost by lab staff - Tris DeRoma
  • Los Alamos Daily Post - Glasco: Carbon Free Power Project - Timothy A. Glasco, Utilities Manager, Department of Public Utilities
  • Tri-City Herald - Get one of the hottest tickets in town – a seat on a Hanford tour - Annette Cary
  • KING5 Seattle - Doubts raised that massive Hanford plant could open by 2022 - Associated Press
  • KEPR Pasco - Feds doubt that massive Hanford plant can open by 2022 deadline - Associated Press
  • Reuters - UPDATE 1-U.N. blacklists dozens of ships, com